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        Small craft warnings. A New Directions Book. Book Club Edition.

      92 Seiten (1 Blatt) mit Frontispiz von Fred Voelpel. 8, gebundene Ausgabe, Leinen mit Schutzumschlag, dieser sauber in Folie eingeschlagen, Schutzumschlag-Fotografie: Felipe Napoles, Gestaltung von Gertrude Huston, auf dem fliegenden Vorsatz mit Kurzwidmung und Signatur von Tennessee Williams, sauberes, frisches Exemplar im Bestzustand, mit beiliegendem Echtheitszertifikat. Tennessee Williams (* 26. März 1911 in Columbus, Bundesstaat Mississippi - + 25. Februar 1983 in New York City eigentlich Thomas Lanier Williams III) war ein US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller. Den Spitznamen Tennessee erhielt er von Collegefreunden an der University of Missouri, weil er den Akzent, der im Bundesstaat Tennessee gesprochen wird, sprach. Seine Großeltern, bei denen er oft und gern zu Besuch war, lebten immer noch dort, was für seinen Akzent prägend war. Das in Hollywood zunächst abgelehnte Script für Die Glasmenagerie markierte 1944 in Chicago Williams ersten Bühnenerfolg. Das Stück Die tätowierte Rose (seinem Lebensgefährten Frank Merlo gewidmet) erhielt den Tony Award als bestes Schauspiel. Es wurde 1950 ebenfalls in Chicago uraufgeführt. Kritiker definieren den Stil seiner Schauspiele als Southern Gothic (Südstaatengotik). 1948 und 1955 wurde Williams für seine Stücke Endstation Sehnsucht (A Streetcar Named Desire) und Die Katze auf dem heißen Blechdach (Cat On a Hot Tin Roof) mit dem Pulitzerpreis. (wikipedia)

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        Stories from Hans Andersen.

      - New York and London: Hodder & Stoughton, [1911]. 4to, 250 pp. 28 mounted color plates. Publisher's full grey cloth, decoratively stamped and lettered in gilt. Decorated endpapers, slightly toned, a few small spots to the cloth, ink gift inscription on front free endpaper, a very good copy. First trade edition of one of Dulac's most successful books. Hughey 27d. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        "Foreign Letters - The Terminus Stores" - Kowloon

      Tsingtao [Qingdao], Hong Kong, Amoy [Xiamen], Wusung [Shanghai], Chefoo [Yantai], Yokohama, Hakodate, Port Arthur, 1911-1912. Journal of manuscript retained copies of letters and diary notes made by German naval engineer H.L.A. Heine while serving onboard Scharnhorst, during and after the Chinese Revolution, with a few hand sketched diagrams within the text. Together with two pencil drawings of nautical scenes inscribed by the artists and measuring approximately 14,5 x 10 cm, and one black and white photograph of a group of German Navy officers perhaps including Heine himself, the photograph measuring approximately 11 x 8 cm. Qto. Approximately 390 pages in manuscript, written in ink single sided onto thin tissue leafs, a scant few integral blanks. Text is almost entirely in German. Volume measures approximately 22,5 x 27 cm, blue cloth boards titled in English and Chinese to front "Foreign Letters: The Terminus Stores. Kowloon." SMS Scharnhorst was an armored cruiser of the Imperial German Navy, the lead ship of her class, assigned to the German East Asia Squadron based in Tsingtao in 1909. After arriving, she replaced the cruiser Fürst Bismarck as the squadron flagship, a position she would hold for the rest of her career. Over the next five years, she went on several tours of various Asian ports to show the flag for Germany. She frequently carried the squadron commanders to meet with Asian heads of state and was present in Japan for the coronation of the Taisho Emperor 30 July 1912. Attached to the China Station of the German Navy and spending some two years at this post, Hans Ludwig Adolf Heine, 'marine ingenieur, SMS Scharnhorst,' wrote several letters, to family and friends, and also to notable business firms. All of the correspondences are dated, with location also given. Several of the letters were written at Tsingtao, being the ship's base port in China. To demonstrate German presence in the Far East, also to augment political and trade relations, frequent tours were made along the coast of China to the Japanese islands. Surely, he would have observed some fascinating communities and situations. For example, he was in Port Arthur [now called Lüshunkou District] on 5 September 1911 only six years after the siege which took place during the Russo-Japanese War. Yokohama was also a port of call later the same month. In December 1911 he is in Hakodate, Japan. He was also in Japan after the death of Emperor Meiji the Great, when his successor Emperor Taisho was given the throne. At least one voyage in 1912 was made as far as Vladivostok in Russia, during which an eight-page letter was penned and contains references to the Russian city, as well as Peking, and torpedo boats in Tientsin [Tianjin]. From January to May 1912 he wrote from Wusung or while anchored off the Wusung Küste [coast]. At the time, Wusung was a separate small port town; it has since become a sub-district of Baoshan in northern Shanghai. Details of Chinese custom, geography and climate, events of the time, as well as his observations of the people's way of life, fill the pages addressed to his personal acquaintances. Towards the end of the volume, he describes the great Tian Shan mountain range, presented with a simple drawing. In a couple of instances he seems to be recording expenses for ship repairs, including the keel. Some letters contain numeric figures or prices. One lists places such as Sumatra, Celebes, Singapore, Bangkok, Hong Kong and Japan, which may be the locations where he was trading. A letter to the firm Wolf & Co. of Hamburg was penned at Amoy. At Tsingtao 2.5.1911, he transcribes eight letters which he wrote to various German businessmen and manufacturing firms, including Speidel et Cie. and others in Saigon, Singapore, and Shanghai. [F. W. Speidel was a famous German in Ho Chi Minh City during the early 1900s. His company, Speidel et Cie, was one of the biggest German businesses in the city, trading oil lamps, oil, and providing services ranging from rice milling, to imports, exports, shipping and marine insurance. Founded by German investor Theodore Speidel in 1868, it was one of the first foreign companies opened in Vietnam.] Evidently, Heine was bilingual. At least two letters are in English, one written at Chefoo 2 December 1911, as follows, "Dear Annie, Your card reached me at Tsingtao... A year ago you wrote to me that John was in New Zealand... I have been out here now a year, one more year and I shall go home." Heine returned Germany, by way of Siberia in 1912. He settled in Bremen, continuing work in his specialized field as an engineer, but also became an importer/exporter of goods, quite possibly having made some excellent business connections whilst abroad.

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        The Great Reform].

      Sytin Moskva 1911 - Six volumes, large 8vo (28.8 x 21.5 cm). With 148 plates in total (one duplicate), including 35 coloured and 2 folding maps, most of them protected by printed tissue guards with captions, facsimile manifesto in volume V; stamps to titles, small repairs with cellotape to 10 ll. in vol 2, closed marginal tears to some ll. repaired, pp. 113-128 in vol 3 bound twice, occasional light spotting. Original publisher's decorated cloth, silver lettering to upper cover. A complete set of this celebrated work. This important enterprise was published to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the 1861 launch of Alexander II's groundbreaking reform, which amounted to the liquidation of serf dependence, albeit with some mixed results. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        CAUSA POR REGICIDIO FRUSTRADO 1906-1909. ATENTADO DE 31 DE MAYO DE 1906 Y CAUSA CONTRA F. FERRER

      Sucesores de J.A. García, Madrid 1911 - 560, 543, 521, 566, 698 y 719. Completo en seis tomos

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        BY AIRSHIP TO OPHIR ..

      London: John F. Shaw & Co., Ltd., n.d. [1911].. Octavo, pp. [1-9] 10-320, three inserted plates with color illustrations by A. Pearse, original decorated olive-green cloth, front and spine panels stamped in forest green, black, and gold, pictorial paper inlay on front panel, plain endpapers, edges not gilt. First edition. Boys' lost race adventure novel. "An airship and two aircraft meander round central Africa picking up an assortment of natives in a search for the fabled land of Ophir, which is eventually reached and found to be inhabited by a race of people of Arab/Hebrew mien." - Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 23. "In his chosen market FA was extremely successful and influential. Although contributing little to the sophistication of sf, he played an important role in the history of sf." - Clute and Nicholls (eds), The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction (1993), p. 70. Clareson, Science Fiction in America, 1870s-1930s 023. Bleiler (1978), p. 11. Reginald 00627. A fine copy. This true first printing is uncommon and it is rare in this condition. (#149712)

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        Teizoho Zushiki Taifan (the Art of Landscape gardening)

      Kaishinshoro, Tokyo 1911 - Gilt-lettered green board binding with string tie in the Japanese manner. Front and rear endpapers creased and a little chipped at top. Very nice copy. With book label reading "Mary Griggs Burke Garden Books". Mrs. Burke acquired the most comprehensive collection of Japan art outside Japan; hers was the first Western collection to be displayed at the Tokyo National Museum. She was awarded the Order of the Sacred Treasure in 1987. A book with specific instructions on how to make a park-like garden and a survey of Japanese gardens of the Meiji period. Introduction, three photographic plates and 29 scenes and diagrams in muted colorl Size: Oblong Small Folio [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Works. [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.]

      New York: Harper and Brothers, 1911 - 25 volumes, octavo. Recent burgundy morocco, raised bands to spines, titles and decorations to compartments gilt, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers. A fine set. Frontispiece to each volume, occasional illustrations. The Author's national edition. The complete collected works of Twain very handsomely bound in full burgundy morocco.

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        Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, 1911 by Georg Andrew Reisner (1867-1942).

      1911. Original photographs, 36 silver prints, 1 gelatine silverprint, different sizes, ca. 10 x 10 cm, 10 x 14 cm, 15 x 20 cm, 17 x 22 cm. Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, 1911. Bowl with hippopotami, Egyptian Predynastic Period, Naqada I, 3850-3650 B.C., Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 26; Jar, Naqada II period (c. 3500-3200 BC). Two head-rests and a excavation, 5 pictures and a picture of the Lions at the Kasr-el-Nil Bridge, Harvard Camp, armed man with in the background the pyramid of Chefren, View on two of the Queens piramids, Excavation to the piramids, Excavations, View on the Queens piramids and the piramids of Chefren and Mykerinos, Excavations with lorries in the field, Excavations, Excavation, a room, Views on the Queens piramids, Mykerinos, workers with lorries, King Menkaure and Queen, greywacke, frontview, King Menkaure and Queen, greywacke, from left, A Syrian Sheik at Giza, Two camels and drivers in front of the Chefren piramid, Two camels and drivers in front of ta tent, Harvard Camp, Camel with rider in front of a tent, Harvard Camp, Waterboy with camel at Harvard Camp, in front of the Mykerinos pyramid, Waterboy with camel at Harvard Camp, Arabs and camels near Harvard Camp, Houses near Harvard Camp, The Oman Botanical Garden, Arab, Camel and Palms near Harvard Camp, Harvard Camp, Three arab gunman. Desert Arabs from Lower Egypt. - Georg Andrew Reisner (1867-1942). KEYWORDS:photo/egypt/gizeh/giza.

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        L'Art Décoratif Dans L'Antiquité Decoration Egyptienne. Plafonds et Frises Végétales du Nouvel Empire Thebain (1400 a 1000 avant J.-C.).

      Paris: Librairie Centrale D’Art et D’Architecture Ancienne maison Morel, Ch. Eggimann, successeur, [circa 1911]. Folio, title-page printed in red and black, 25 pages of text with b&w illustrations in text, two page table of plates, one page table of contents, 40 color plates with 63 motifs. Disbound plates and unopened leaves housed in a quarter brown cloth portfolio with beige paper boards titled in brown and red, and cloth ties. Portfolio is a bit rubbed around the edges, some minor foxing to the edges of the leaves, else a very good copy with bright plates and unopened text block that has likely never been read. An exemplary collection of plates exhibiting Egyptian decorations from the Theban Empire (roughly 1400 to 1000 BCE), mainly devoted to ceiling design as recovered from tombs and friezes.

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

      London Macmillan & Co 1911 - Deluxe edition limited to 150 copies only, 4to., xiii, 303 [1], 32 colour tipped-in colour plates including the frontispiece, by Warwick Goble, with captioned tissue-guards, a few random, faint spots to preliminary pages (as is usual) and extremities of untrimmed edges, otherwise internally bright and fine, publisher's full vellum gilt, closed tear to head of spine and light stain to base, replaced cream endpapers and silk ties, else very good and it presents well. The collection of Italian folk-tales by Giambattista Basile, Conte di Torrone, 1566-1632, (who is believed to have collected them chiefly in Crete and Venice) was originally called Lo Cunti de li Cunto (The Story of Stories, 1634) but became known as Il Pentamerone by 1674 and comprised fifty tales over five nights. Published posthumously in Naples with a Neapolitan dialect that kept it out of northern European tradition for two centuries, it eventually influenced the form of fairy-tale writing in Europe, in particular those of the Brothers Grimm and Charles Perrault. This edition features 32 of the tales in a translation by John Edward Taylor published in 1847. Comprising:The Myrtle; Peruonto; Vardiello; The Flea; Cenerentola; The Merchant; Goat-Face; The Enchanted Doe; Parsley; The Three Sisters; Violet; Pippo; The Serpent; The She-Bear; The Dove; Cannetella; Corvetto; The Booby; The Stone in the Cock's Head; The Three Enchanted Princes; The Dragon; The Two Cakes; The Seven Doves; The Raven; The Months; Pintosmalto; The Golden Root; Sun, Moon, and Talia; Nennillo and Nennella; The Three Citrons; Conclusion. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Chinese Porcelains and Hard Stones : Illustrated by Two Hundred and Fifty-Four Pages of Gems of Chinese Ceramic and Glyptic Art

      Bernard Quaritch, London 1911 - 2 volumes. Thick 4to. Text in English and French. LIMITED NUMBERED EDITION, one of 1000 copies. Gilt decorated cloth boards. T.e.g. Binding somewhat shaken, with headband pulling away to textblock of volume i. Hinges of both volumes neatly repaired/reinforced with cloth tape. Bowing to textblock of both volumes. Soiling and occasional spot-staining to cloth, with some bumping and fraying to spine ends and corners. Creasing to lower fore-corner of leaves of volume ii. Minor and tiny closed tears to edges of blank leaves. Plates clean. THE SET: [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        II. [Emperor Alexander II].

      1911 - 2 vols (29 x 20.5 cm), second edition. XVIII, 496 pp., with 28 plates; XX, 672 pp., with 25 plates. Publisher's calf over green boards, gilt lettering to upper cover and spine; restoration to spines, slightly rubbed. In his work Tatishchev examines in detail biography of the Russian Emperor Alexander II (1818-1881), known as Alexander the Liberator, from the tsar's childhood and his ascending to the throne up to the last years of his reign. The author draws special attention to tsar's political endeavours and reforms, such as emancipation of the serfs and judicial reform. Tatischev (1846-1906) was a Russian diplomat, historian and publicist. Among his most famous works are "The Foreign Policy of Emperor Nicholas I ", "Diplomatic Discussions of Russia's Foreign Policy", and "From Russia's Past Diplomacy". [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Works : Cape Cod The Maine Woods Walden A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers Excursions In five volumes

      London: George G. Harrap & Company N.d. [1911/1912]. In 5 volumes complete. 318; 423; 440; 492; 350 pp. Elaborately gilt-decorated green cloth. Small mark to spine of one volume. Slight darkening to endpapers. No ownership names. All volumes very clean internally. With 33 full-page photographic illustrations to each volume by Clifton Johnson. All plates collated and complete. Gilt covers especially bright and fresh. Copac lists only BL. Scarce. A lovely set in Fine condition. . Fine. Gilt Decorated Cloth. 1911. 8vo..

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        La Lotta - 1911 Corriere di Ariano

      Tip. Borrelli - Benevento. ITALIANO 0,02 Giornale dei primi del '900 in buono stato, più volte piegato, bruniture, fioritura sparsa, macchia. N. 9, 30 luglio 1911, anno VI del periodico La Lotta - Corriere di Ariano, gerente responsabile: Giovanni Penga. USATO

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        [Jugendstil Series Classic- Scholz' Kunstler-Bilderbucher] Das Deutche Bilderbuch. First 21 Volumes of 22 with Duplicates and Variants (32 books total)

      Mainz: Josef Scholz, [1911-1928]. Oblong quartos. 21 volumes of the series, plus duplicates and variants making a total of 32 volumes. Color pictorial paper covered boards, cloth spines. Decorated endpapers. The famous Jugendstil series by Scholz, each with enchanting and full color illustrations by noted artists of the da Colorfully illustrated original lithographs throughout, the complete series, only without the final volume 22. These "artist picture books" were to carry the newly acquired principles of the Jugendstil movement into German children's rooms. No. 1. Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty), by Julius Dietz. [1922]. - No. 2. Marienkind. Drawings by H. Lefler and J. Urban. [1915]. - No. 3. Aschenputtel (Cinderella), by Adolf Miinzzer. [1919]. - No. 4. Rotkäppchen (Little Red Riding Hood), by Arpad Schmidhammer. [1926]. - No. 5. Hänsel & Gretel, signed Rich. Scholz. [1905]. - No. 6. Sneewittchen, by Franz Jüttner. [1930]. - No. 7. Frau Holle, by Fritz Kunz. [1919]. - No. 8. Der Froschkönig oder der eiserne Heinrich (The Frog King or Iron Henry), by Ernst Liebermann. [1914]. - No. 9. Hans im Glück, by Hans Schroedter. [1930]. - No. 10. Der Wolf und die sieben jungen Geißlein (The wolf and the seven young goats), by Eugen Osswald. [1914]. - No. 11. Brüderchen und Schwesterchen (Brothers and Sisters), by Miinstermünster. [1926]. - No. 12. Schneeweißchen und Rosenrot (Snowwhite and rose red), by Lena Baurnfeind. [1919]. - No. 13. Die sieben Raben (The seven ravens), by Franz Stassen. [1912]. - No. 14. Der gestiefelte Kater (The Puss in Boots), by Eugen Osswald. [1930]. - No. 15. Tischlein deck dich (Place the table), by Arpad Schmidhammer. [1926]. - No. 16. Das tapfere Schneiderlein (The brave tailor), by Emil Heinsdorff. [1926]. - No. 17. Rapunzel, signed by Prof. E. Liebermann. [1926]. - No. 18. Daumerlings Wanderschaft (Daumerling hiking), by Prof. Hermann Stockmann. - No. 19. König Drosselbart (King Drosselbart), by Prof. Leo Putz. [1926]. - No. 20. Die Bremer Stadtmusikanten (The Bremer Stadtmusikanten), by Eugen Osswald. [1927]. - No. 21. Rumpelstiltskin, by Prof. Ernst Liebermann. [1926]. - First editions, various editions, duplicates of volumes 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 10, 13 and 20, and tthree other variant editions. Overall an exceedingly nice set with only a few minor repairs to a few volumes, all very good with varying amounts of wear to corners, some very minor fraying to spines, occasional thumbing. An uncommon grouping, rarely seen in its entirety, the Scholz Bilderbucher Series is among the most beloved of all the children's book series in the annals of early 20th Century German Children's illustration.

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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." Dresden, im Juni 1911, M. Mann. Max GEorg Mann (1861-1936) " Dirig. Arzt der Abteilung für Ohren-, Nasen- und Halskranke am Stadtkrankenhaus Dresden-Friedrichstadt" wissenschaftlicher und klinischer Schwerpunt war die Tracheo-Bronchoskopie. Unter Mann erfolgte der Klinikneubau mit 93 Betten in 1922/23, seit 1954 Klinik und Poliklinik für Hals-Nasen-Ohrenkrankheiten der Medizinische Akademie "Carl Gustav Carus".Goldschmid, Geschichte der pathologischen Abbildung, p.231

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        Good Wives.

      London: G. Bell & Sons Ltd,, 1911. Illustrated by M. V. Wheelhouse. Octavo. Original brown cloth, titles and decoration to spine and front covers in cream, illustrated endpapers in brown, top edge gilt, brown silk page marker. With the dust jacket. Colour frontispiece, 7 colour plates, all with captioned tissue-guards. Title page in red and black. Ownership inscription to front pastedown. Spine gently rolled, slight bumps to spine ends, an excellent copy in the jacket with lightly faded spine and slight creasing to top edge. First edition illustrated by Wheelhouse, first impression. Good Wives is the second part of Little Women, the first part of which was originally published in the US in 1868. Part two, which was published in early 1869, is usually only published as a second volume under the title Good Wives in British publications; both parts are commonly published together under the title Little Women. "Little Women is an outstanding achievement of 19th-century American literature, and the first children's novel written in that country to have become an enduring classic... It has inspired countless imitations... few of which have approached its achievement" (Oxford Companion to Children's Literature).

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        Good Wives. Illustrated by M. V. Wheelhouse.

      London: G. Bell & Sons Ltd, 1911 - Octavo. Original brown cloth, titles and decoration to spine and front covers in cream, illustrated endpapers in brown, top edge gilt, brown silk page marker. With the dust jacket. Ownership inscription to front pastedown. Spine gently rolled, slight bumps to spine ends, an excellent copy in the jacket with lightly faded spine and slight creasing to top edge. Colour frontispiece, 7 colour plates, all with captioned tissue-guards. Title page in red and black. First edition illustrated by Wheelhouse, first impression. Good Wives is the second part of Little Women, the first part of which was originally published in the US in 1868. Part two, which was published in early 1869, is usually only published as a second volume under the title Good Wives in British publications; both parts are commonly published together under the title Little Women. "Little Women is an outstanding achievement of 19th-century American literature, and the first children's novel written in that country to have become an enduring classic. It has inspired countless imitations. few of which have approached its achievement" (Oxford Companion to Children's Literature).

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        Selected Plays. Illustrated by Herbert Tauss.

      565 Seiten Gr.-8, gebundene Ausgabe, hellbrauner Lederband auf 4 falschen Bünden, mit reicher Rücken- und allseitiger Deckelvergoldung sowie Dreiseitengoldschnitt. mit Lesebändchen, die unteren Ecken des Einbandes minimalst bestossen, der Goldschnitt mit kleinen Kartzern, das Buch ansonsten sauber und frisch, auf dem Vorsatz Signatur des Autors. This limited edition of Selected Plays by Tennessee Williams has been privately printed, and individually signed by the author. Tennessee Williams (* 26. März 1911 in Columbus/USA - + 25. Februar 1983 in New York City eigentlich Thomas Lanier Williams III) war ein US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller. Den Spitznamen Tennessee erhielt er von Collegefreunden an der University of Missouri, weil er den Akzent, der im Bundesstaat Tennessee gesprochen wird, sprach. Seine Großeltern, bei denen er oft und gern zu Besuch war, lebten immer noch dort, was für seinen Akzent prägend war. Das in Hollywood zunächst abgelehnte Script für Die Glasmenagerie markierte 1944 in Chicago Williams ersten Bühnenerfolg. Das Stück Die tätowierte Rose (seinem Lebensgefährten Frank Merlo gewidmet) erhielt den Tony Award als bestes Schauspiel. Es wurde 1950 ebenfalls in Chicago uraufgeführt. Kritiker definieren den Stil seiner Schauspiele als Southern Gothic (Südstaatengotik). 1948 und 1955 wurde Williams für seine Stücke Endstation Sehnsucht (A Streetcar Named Desire) und Die Katze auf dem heißen Blechdach (Cat On a Hot Tin Roof) mit dem Pulitzerpreis. (wikipedia)

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        Jugendstil- Insel Verlag: Helene Harrach] Schokolade am Dreikonigstag

      Insel, Leipzig 1911 - Oblong quarto. Superb pictorial paper covered boards. Drawings by Helene Countess Harrach through to verses by Rudolf Alexander Schröder. With eleven full-page color illustration in an unpretentious and graphic style. .First edition. - Printed on high quality Japan paper. Remarkably well-preserved. Near fine. An adorable children's book about a children's birthday party, a rarity. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Stories From Hans Andersen

      London Hodder & Stoughton 1911 - Large 4to., viii, 250pp., number 739 of 750 copies signed by the artist, 28 tipped-in colour plates by Dulac, captioned tissue-guards, publisher's vellum gilt, replacement ties, top edge gilt, a little rubbed and soiled, more so to rear board, corners bumped but still good and internally near-fine. The stories featured are: The Snow Queen; The Nightingale; The Real Princess; The Garden of Paradise; The Mermaid; The Emperor's New Clothes; The Wind's Tale. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Stories from Hans Andersen

      4to. New York and London: Hodder & Stoughton, [1911]. 4to, 250 pp. 28 mounted color plates. Publisher's full grey cloth, decoratively stamped and lettered in gilt. Decorated endpapers, slightly toned, a few small spots to the cloth, ink gift inscription on front free endpaper, a very good copy. First trade edition of one of Dulac's most successful books. Hughey 27d.

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        Behind Turkish Lattices. The Story of a Turkish Woman's Life.

      Philadelphia, Lippincott, 1911. 8vo. Original green cloth, lettered in gilt, top edge gilt, illustrated in white and gilt; pp. ix, 179, frontispiece and numerous plates after photographs; minimal rubbing to cloth, text a little brown-spotted, otherwise very good. First edition of a scarce and important title. 'Hester Donaldson Jenkins (1869-1941), a professor at the American College for Girls in Constantinople from 1900-1909, wrote enthusiastically about the Young Turks, who in 1908 established a constitutional monarchy in the Ottoman Empire. They seemed to Jenkins to promise new freedoms for Ottoman women. In this book Jenkins uses her own observations of Constantinople, her students, and their families to construct an account of a typical Turkish Muslim womans life cycle at this turning point in Ottoman history. She intends her comments on childhood, education, marriage, polygamy, and divorce to correct Western misapprehensions and she notes how Ottoman women selectively adopted Western customs, such as European clothing, and increasingly practiced monogamy. Jenkins' corrective is only partial, however, for she describes Turkish women as childishly charming but sadly ignorant and in need of the uplifting influences of Western education. In its confidence in the bright prospects of American influence and Ottoman reform, this book captures an optimistic moment in which social progress seemed to prevail against the looming social and ethnic divisions of the Balkan and First World Wars' (blurb from a modern re-edition).

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        Stories in Grey

      London: T. Werner Laurie, 1911. An exemplary example of "Pain's best general short story collection." (Wilson) 8vo: [8],320,[10, advertisements]pp. Publisher's sea green textured cloth, front and back covers stamped in black, spine lettered in gilt, title page (with vignette) printed in blue and black. Light spotting to preliminary pages and fore- and bottom edges, dust-soiled top edge, else a tight, bright, fresh copy, about Fine. Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 317. Bleiler Checklist, p. 153. Bleiler (Guide to Supernatural Fiction) 1282. Wilson (Shadows in the Attic), p. 401. Clute and Grant, p. 742. First Edition of the collection of ghost stories widely considered Pain's best. Included are: "'Smeath,' which combines physical horror with the supernatural, tells of a clairvoyant murderer. . . . 'Rose Rose' is based on artistic Bohemia. Rose is so conscientious as a model that after she dies, leaving the picture for which she was posing unfinished, she returns to pose. . . . 'Linda' is a fine story of the purportedly supernatural, probably to be explained by madness. To save Linda from Hell, because she is a witch, her brother murders her." (Penguin Encyclopedia) N. B. With few exceptions (always identified), we only stock books in exceptional condition, carefully preserved in archival, removable polypropylene sleeves. All orders are packaged with care and posted promptly. Satisfaction guaranteed. Fine-.

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        Principles of Economics.

      New York: The Macmillan Company,, 1911. 2 volumes, octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine gilt, double-line ruling to boards continued in gilt to spines. Front hinge of Vol. I skilfully repaired; an excellent set in bright cloth. First edition, first printing, of Frank W. Taussig's influential textbook. Serving as a professor of economics at Harvard University for almost 50 years, Taussig is credited with creating the foundations of modern international trade theory. His position at Harvard, his famous 1911 textbook, and his control of the Quarterly Journal of Economics helped spread his version of Cambridge neoclassicism throughout the United States.

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        In Northern Mists. Arctic Exploration in Early Times. Translated by Arthur G. Chater.

      London: William Heinemann, 1911 - 2 volumes, large octavo. Original grey-blue combed cloth, spines lettered in gilt, front boards with semi-circular gilt design of low sun over sea and mountains with approaching Viking longship, lettered in gilt, enclosed within concentric blind double panels. Volume I with very short nick at head of spine, corners very slightly bumped, top edge of volume II a little dusty, touch of foxing to fore-edges. An excellent copy. Tipped-in coloured frontispieces (with tissue guards), numerous illustrations and maps in the text; title pages printed in blue & black. First edition in English. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the half title of volume I: "To Mrs. G. Lewis from her friend Fridtjof Nansen, London Nov. 3rd. 1911"; volume II inscribed on the front free endpaper (in a secretarial hand): "For Mrs. George Lewis, in sincere friendship from the Publisher, 2. 09. 1911". A very appealing provenance that highlights a well-documented aspect of Nansen's character: the great Norwegian explorer cut a striking figure and enjoyed a reputation as a womaniser. Roland Huntford writes in his biography of Nansen that when in London: "[he] had at last moved out of his hotel into suitable rooms. They were modest enough, in a block of service flats at 36 Victoria Street, convenient for Parliament, Whitehall, the Foreign Office - and Buckingham Palace. The premises had been found by an admirer called Marie Lewis. She was the German-born daughter-in-law of Sir George Lewis, a famous criminal lawyer, who belonged to King Edward's raffish set, had infiltrated the underworld, had saved his Majesty himself from various scrapes, and was said to know enough to ruin half the Dukes and Duchesses of England. During the summer, Nansen had broken a genuine engagement with [Sir John] Scott Keltie, where he would have been introduced to Captain Scott, in order to go down and see Marie Lewis at the seaside resort of Sheringham [Norfolk] instead. 'I cannot blame you,' was Keltie's mild reproach. 'I think Sheringham is an excuse for committing any crime'. For her part, Mrs Lewis had reported to Nansen chattily after his departure: 'we have been bathing every day and of course my sister has missed you in the water and also for giving her the finishing touches with powder'". In Northern Mists is a handsomely produced book and was undertaken by Nansen at the request of the Royal Geographical Society: "this book owes its existence to a rash promise made some years ago to my friend [the geographer] Dr. J. Scott Keltie". It is an historical survey of the opening of the Arctic from classical antiquity to Cabot and the Portuguese discoveries in the north-west, and includes an account of the Viking discovery of America. There appear to have been two variants of the cloth binding: with the front cover lettered and panelled in black or - as here - lettered in gilt and panelled in blind; the latter could be classified the superior of the two. We have had another copy signed, to Sir Edward Grey (also dated 3 November 1911) in the same binding. In Northern Mists was originally published in Norwegian earlier the same year. A very smart copy with a piquant provenance. Arctic Bibliography 11993. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        Peter and Wendy

      Hodder & Stoughton, London 1911 - Green cloth boards with gilt decoration are clean and sound. Foxing/offsetting to end papers, with just a touch of foxing throughout. All 13 tipped-in plates present, including frontispiece, but some are no longer attached to book, and are laid in. Small, neat gift inscription on front free end paper dated "xmas 1911", else pages are clean and unmarked. Barrie's classic follow up to "Peter Pan", with charming b/w full page illustrations by F.D. Bedford. 267 pages plus un-numbered plates. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Palestine Exploration Fund Annual, 1911-1927 5 Volume set.

      Palestine Exploration Fund, London 1911 - Palestine Exploration Fund Annual 5 volumes, 1911, 1912-1913 (double volume), 1914-1915 (Double Volume) in first stae with full stop, 1923-1925 and 1927 ie 5 Volumes in total. This is a near fine set of this reports, the most sought after is 1914-15 The elusive genuine first edition of this report. A very good copies in original grey printed covers with blue cloth spine. Sinai Peninsula.volume, T.E. Lawrence's first published work O'Brien A004. A great set to have in sequence. Vol. 1 (8pp) 110pp, [4pp. (advt.)], 17 numbered plates, numerous photo illustrations, plans, drawings etc. throughout text: Vol. 2 (10pp) 104pp. (4pp (advt.) ), coloured frontispiece plate, 61 numbered plates (incl. 1 plan, in colour), numerous illustrations through text. Vol. 3 (2pp), xvi, 154pp. (4 pp. (advt.) ), 37 numbered plates, 1 folding plan, numerous illustrations through incl. 2 full-page plans. Vol 4 xvi, 216pp. (4pp (advt) ), frontispiece photo plate of Mount Ophel with tissues onlay key printed in red, 26 plates (incl. 2 folding), numerous illustrations through text, 2 folding maps of Mount Ophel excavation in rear pocket (1 very large and in colour). Vol 5. x, (2pp), 135pp. (4pp (advt) ), (1pp blank), fronispiece plate & 21 numbered plates, 1 large coloured plan of Tyropeon Valley excavation 1927, all in the original blue cloth-backed printed boards with 'title pages' on front covers, spines gilt lettered and blocked, spines of vols. 1,4 and 5 a little faded, very minor scuffing to corners of some boards, all others very good to nice copies. The contents of all the reports are: The 1911 Annual covers excavations at Rabbath Ammon, Beth-Shemesh and Khazneh at Petra The 1912-1913 Annual covers excavations at Beth-Shemesh The 1914-1915 Annual (The wilderness of Zin) covers excavations at the Negev Region of the Sinai Peninsula The 1923-1925 Annual covers excavations at the Hill of Ophel The 1927 Annual covers excavations at the Tyropoeon Valley, Jerusalem. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        \"Der Ruffiniturm\". Abschluss des Rindermarktes und der Sendlinger Gasse nahe dem Ruffinihaus; benannt nach dem Münchner Patriziergeschlecht Ruffini. Er wurde 1808 abgetragen.

       Kolorierter Lichtdruck nach dem Aquarell von Carl August Lebschée bei O. Aufleger, München, 1911, 44,5 x 29 cm. Lentner schreibt 1911 unter der Nr. 1183: \"Die Reproduktionen sind in solch meisterhafter Weise zur Ausführung gelangt, dass die Blätter von den Originalen kaum zu unterscheiden sind. Sowohl in architektonischer als in dekorativer Hinsicht von ausgezeichneter Wirkung und als Wandschmuck ersten Ranges vorzüglich zum Einrahmen geeignet\". - In nur 100 Exemplaren erschienen. Versand D: 6,00 EUR BAYERN, Oberbayern

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        The Room in the Tower

      Mills and Boon, UK 1911 - 1st Edition 1911. A very difficlut book to find in any collectable condition. Book is near very good and quite bright. Spine tips a little pushed to edges. Edges rubbed, Pages lightly age toned and foxed. Gutters cracked but holding well and bookplate to endpaper. More images can be atken upon request. Ref Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Through the Looking Glass

      Macmillan 1911 - 1st Edition Thus 1911. A very important edition as it was the 1st publication to include sixteen full page coloured illustrations by John Tenniel. Book is very good and quite bright. Edges lightly rubbed. Spine age toned/darkened. Gilt work on spine dulled. Contents good. Inscription to endpaper. More images can be taken upon request. Ref Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        A collection of his first editions in excellent condition.

      London & Madras: various publishers, 1851-1911 - 30 works in 52 volumes, various formats. Original cloth, boards or wrappers. A full description is available on request. Generally in excellent condition, several items exceptional. Plates and maps throughout. A superb collection of first editions from the corpus of the great scholar-adventurer Richard F. Burton (1821-1890), generally in excellent condition throughout, including presentation copies of two his most sought-after titles, the Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to El-Medinah and Mecca (1855-6), and Unexplored Syria (1872), accompanied by a superb association copy of Two Trips to Gorilla Land (1876), and famous rarities such as the Guide Book, A Pictorial Pilgrimage to Mecca and Medina (1865), in the original wrappers, and a set of Kama Sutra of Vatsyayana (1883) in the original parts, which Penzer, as early as 1923, declared "practically unobtainable". The collection covers the entirety of Burton's career, from his early years as a soldier in the service of the East India Company to his renowned excursions in Africa and Arabia, and also includes excellent copies of his attractive Icelandic journal, Ultima Thule (1875) and The City of the Saints (1861), his noted account of a voyage from California to Salt Lake City. Many of the titles are in genuinely exceptional condition, coming from the celebrated travel libraries of Franklin Brooke-Hitching and Humphrey Winterton. These include superlative copies of Sindh (1851), his rare ethnographic study, and Zanzibar (1872), which Casada considered his most important African work. Other rarities demonstrate that Burton was far from being a doctrinaire soldier of empire, notably Stone Talk (1865), his brilliant critique of British imperialism printed in a run of 200 copies, of which most were destroyed by Lady Burton for fear of damage to her husband's reputation; finally, a copy of the extremely uncommon first edition, first issue of the Kasîdah (Couplets) of Hajî Abdû El-Yezdî (1880) underlines Burton's accomplishments as a student of Arabic and other eastern literatures. Together this collection underlines the judgement that "although Burton is most often thought of as a traveller, explorer, or linguist, he is probably best understood as a writer" (ODNB). All items are octavo unless stated. 1. Goa, and the Blue Mountains; Or, Six Months of Sick Leave. London: Richard Bentley, 1851. First (and only complete) edition of Burton's first book. Original tan cloth, pale markings and scattered light cockling to sides, remains an excellent, bright copy. Penzer pp. 37-8. 2. Scinde; Or, the Unhappy Valley. London: Richard Bentley, 1851. First edition. 2 vols, original green cloth. Bookplate of Viscount Birkenhead. Covers lightly rubbed, with a few pale marks. An excellent copy. Penzer pp. 39-40. 3. Scinde; Or, the Unhappy Valley. London: Richard Bentley, 1851. Second edition. 2 vols, original green wave-grain cloth. Pale marking to vol. 1 front board. An excellent, bright copy. Penzer pp. 39-40. 4. Sindh, and the Races that inhabit the Valley of the Indus; with Notices of the Topography and History of the Province. London: W. H. Allen, 1851. First edition, original vertical-ribbed orange-red cloth. "Very rare" (Penzer), a superlative copy from the collection of Franklin Brooke-Hitching. Penzer p. 40. 5. Falconry in the Valley of the Indus. London: John Van Voorst, 1852. First edition, 500 copies printed. Large 12mo. Original purple-brown bead-ribbed cloth. Spine sunned, scattered pale mottling to covers. An excellent copy. Penzer p. 41. 6. Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to El-Medinah and Meccah. London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1855–6. First edition. Presentation copy, inscribed by Burton on the title page of the second volume. 3 vols, original dark blue cloth. A superb, entirely unrestored copy. Penzer pp. 49-50. 7. First Footsteps in East Africa. London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1856. First edition, second issue as usual. Original pink wave-grain cloth, [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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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, odd tiny bobble 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, Other 1911s available in more average condition, just ask. No restoration.

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        Les Macrolépidoptères du Globe.

      Révision systématique des Macrolépidoptères connus jusqua'à ce jour...1ère Partie: Les Macrolépidoptères de la Région Paléarctique. Vol.I: Diurnes. Vol.II. Bombycides et Sphingides paléartiques. Vol.III: Noctuides incl. Agaristides, Vol.IV Géométrides. Paris. Cabinet Entomologique E.de Moult 1911-1914. 8 voll. (4 di testo + 4 di atlanti), in 4°gr., leg. coeva in mz. pelle con angoli, titoli impressi in oro sul dorso, qualche spellature sul dorso e negli angoli; pp.380, pp.VII-(1), pp.479-(1), pp.(6)-511-(1), pp.VII-(1)-479-(1); 245 (89 nel 1°vol., 56 nel 2°, 75 nel 3° e 25 nel 4° ) belle tavv. cromolitografate, raffiguranti migliaia di specie e varietà di farfalle, stampate dalla Lith. Werner & Winter. Nel complesso un ottimo non comune esemplare. Nissen ZBI, 3799 Nb. E' la sezione interamente dedicata ai Lepidotteri Paleartici, seguita da 4 supplementi (molto rari), qui non presenti. L'edizione originale è, come è noto, in tedesco, quella francese fu tradotta all'inizio da Armand Janet e terminata da Léon Polet. Di questa grandiosa opera sui Lepidotteri del mondo (in 16 voll + 4 supplementi) esiste, oltre alla versione in tedesco e in francese, anche quella in inglese.

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        Mikor a must forr. Diák-életkép egy felvonásban. [When Must Is Boiling. Student Genre in One Act.]

      Tevan, Békéscsaba 1911 - Cover designed by Andor Tevan. First edition. Limited, one of 300 copies. Numbered in ink. In publisher's illustrated cardboard. (4), 52 p. Scarce drama book, with coloured Art Nouveau illustration on title. Andor Tevan (1889-1955) was a Hungarian typographer, book artist and publisher in Békéscsaba. In his press he published several bibliophilic books. Cover is slightly worn, small tears at extremities. Otherwise in good condition. In publisher's illustrated cardboard First edition. Limited, one of 300 copies. Numbered in ink.

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        Publications of the Louisiana Historical Society

      Louisiana Historical Society, New Orleans 1911 - Octavo. 119; 47; 49; 48; 42; 200; 154, [1]pp. Black cloth with printed paper spine label. Richmond, Virginia binder's ticket inside front cover. One rear wrap is torn and in danger of detaching, else near fine. A nonce volume which contains various publications of the Society with printed wrappers bound in, in this order, as follows:Vol. III, part II: Centennial Celebration of the Louisiana Transfer, December, 1903Vol. III, part III, October, 1905Vol. III, part IV, March, 1906Vol. I, part II, 1895Vol. I, part III, 1896Vol. IV, 1908Vol. V, 1911. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Siegfried and the Twilight of the Gods

      Heinemann 1911 - First Edition. A sharp copy of this limited edition of 1150 copies SIGNED by Arthur Rackham. The book is in nice shape. The binding is tight and the boards are crisp. The pages are exceptionally clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A superb copy SIGNED by Rackham in collector's condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        THE VIRGINIAN (A HORSEMAN OF THE PLAINS).

      New York: MacMillan, 1911., 1911. First edition. New edition with illustrations by Charles M. Russell and drawings from Western scenes by Frederic Remington. Red cloth, colored label on front cover, gold stamping on front cover and spine, xv, [1], 506 pp., plus 6 pages of advertisements, re-dedication [to Theodore Roosevelt] and preface, to the reader, frontis in color and 42 drawings by C.M. Russell, and 10 full-page plates by Remington. A Russell rarity, a Remington rarity, much sought. Former owner's name, else near fine in transparent polyester dust jacket. Slipcase. 44/44 44. SIX SCORE 116. YOST/RENNER I 26. MERRILL ARISTOCRATS OF THE COW COUNTRY. GRAFF 4725.

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        Dormant

      London: Methuen. London, Methuen, 1911. Second Edition. First Impression. A nice copy in the rare jacket, and bearing Nesbit's ex-libris plate to the front pastedown. One can perhaps assume then that the present copy was Nesbit's own copy, which she and those after her have kept in very good shape. Second edition indicated on the copyright page as November 1911. The jacket is largely complete with a little chipping and a few short tears, but remarkable given the age (and the fact it appears to have been unprotected). Book itself has a little spotting to the foreedge. A nice copy. One of three Nesbit books in Bleiler. Single leaf of ads laid in. [5754, Hyraxia Books]. . Near Fine. Hardback. Second Edition. 1911.

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        Die Baukunst und Religiose Kultur der Chinesen: Einzeldarstellungen auf Grund eigener Aufnahmen während dreijahriger Reisen in China. Band 1: P'u T'o Shan - Die Heilige Insel der Kuan Yin, der Göttin Der Barmherzigkeit.

      Berlin: Druck und Verlag von Georg Reimer, 1911 - First edition, first printing. Quarto, 32.2*23*2.5cm, xx,203p. Missing 3 plates (Plate 31,32,33), otherwise a very good softcover with firm binding. Text pages complete. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Modus Legendi Abbreviaturas passim in jure tam Civili quàm Pontificio ocurrentes, nunc primùm integritati sua restitutus. Huic accessere Tituli (quae et Rubricae vulgo nuncupantur) in universum Ius Civile. Parisiis, Apud Gulielmum Desboys, 1562. RELIE AVEC (à la suite): 2). LEGUM FLOSCULI, nunc demum suae integritati restituti. Parisiis, Apud Gulielmum Desboys, 1566. 3). BROCARDICA IURIS, seu verius,, communes Iurium sententia, serie alphabetica digestae: post multa tandem secula natalibus velut suis restitutae, hoc est, à mendis librariorum repurgatae. Parisiis, Apud Gulielmum Desboys, 1566. 4). DANTOINE (Jean Baptiste). Alphabetica series Rubricarum omnium Juris Utriusque, Civilis et Canonici. In duas Tabulas distributa. Editio Nova. Grat

      - Ensemble 4 ouvrages en 1 volume in-12. 1). 1f. 55ff. 2). 42ff. non chiffrés. 3). 32ff. non chiffrés. 4). 135pp. Plein veau, dos lisse orné (reliure du 18e siècle). Intéressant recueil de 3 ouvrages juridiques largement utilisés, notamment par les étudiants, et souvent réimprimés tout au long du 16e siècle. Le 'Modus Legendi Abbreviaturas', le plus connu, est un petit traité permettant de résoudre les abréviations contenues dans le 'Corpus Iuris Canonici' et le 'Corpus Iuris Civilis'. Son attribution à Werner von Schussenried date de la découverte en 1911, dans un décret versifié du présent ouvrage, d'un acrostiche du nom de l'auteur. Le 'Legum Flosculi' et le 'Brocardica Juris' sont des répertoires de sentences faisant office de tables utilisées pour consulter le corpus juridique. Bien qu'on les trouve parfois réunies comme ici, ces éditions furent publiées séparément par l'éditeur parisien Guillaume Desbois, associé de la célèbre femme imprimeur Charlotte Guillard dont il épousa la nièce Michèle Guillard. Le quatrième ouvrage est une édition grenobloise d'un autre répertoire juridique semblable aux autres ouvrages du recueil, et paru à Lyon dès 1693. Bon exemplaire. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Treasure Island (Deluxe Edition : 12 plates by John Cameron)

      The First printing thus published by Cassell & Co. Ltd in 1911. The deluxe edition being number 208 of only 250 copies. The BOOK is in near Fine condition. Gilt decorations to the vellum front board and the spine are in lovely condition with just a little spotting to the inner board edges. A small area of light toning to the leading edge of the lower board. Top edge gilt. The untrimmed hand made paper pages are clean with just a little spotting to the text block and the prelims. Light offsetting to the last page of the text. Free from inscriptions and erasures. Binding remains very tight. The twelve tipped in colour plates with printed guards are all present and are in fine condition (The trade edition only carried four of the illustrations). The plates, decorated end-papers, map and B/W chapter tail pieces are by the illustrator John Cameron. Cameron was a renowned British book illustrator who worked on books for authors such as Stevenson and Conan Doyle. The twelve colour illustrations are particularly striking. A scarce title to find in collectible condition. Ashton Rare Books welcomes direct contact.

      [Bookseller: Ashton Rare Books ABA (Associate) PBFA]
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