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        Peter and Wendy, with Barrie signature laid-in

      Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1911 - First American edition, 1911. Green gilt-stamped cloth boards, 8vo, 267pp. With 13 illustrations by F. D. Bedford, including pictorial title page. With laid-in signature of J. M. Barrie. VG with soil spot and band to the lower front pastedown and its facing area on the flyleaf. In VG- rare original dust jacket, price clipped with chipping to the corners, slight loss to spine ends and shallow chip to the upper rear edge. Light sunning to the spine. A very handsome copy in the rare dust jacket, housed in dust jacket cover and custom clamshell box. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Peter and Wendy

      Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1911 - First Edition, First Printing, with "Published October, 1911" and the Scribner seal present on the copyright page. A beautiful copy. The book is in excellent condition with slight wear to the top spine. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning. The book is bound in the ORIGINAL olive green cloth with pictorial gilt to front cover and spine. The pages are exceptionally clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a wonderful copy in collector's condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        RUSSKOYE ZODCHESTVO ("Russian Architecture According to Ancient Folk Tradition"). First Edition. Signed

      St. Petersburg: Golike & Vil'borg, 1911 Author: Vladimir Vasilievich Suslov (1857-1921). Text in Russian. Large 4to (11-3/4" x 8-1/4") original hardcover. Illustrated throughout. Inscribed and signed by author. Rare, especially signed. Please see the pictures. For more images please visit our website.. Signed. 1st ed..

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        Unterwegs., Gedichte.

      München, Georg Müller Verlag, 1911 - Frontispice-Illustration von (Otto) Blümel, (Weinstock-umrahmte Landschaft),Titelblatt mit Weinstock-Umrahmung wie Frontispice,58 S.,1 Blatt Impressum. Elegant illustrierte Vor- und Nachsätze. Von einer einmaligen Auflage von 500 Exemplaren trägt dieses die Nr.286 /// Rücken oben wenig berieben. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 550 24 x 16,5 cm. Privater blauer Saffian-Lederband, signiert "Hübel & Denck, Leipzig". Mit floraler Rücken- und Deckel-Goldprägung. Ganzgoldschnitt. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Gerber AG, VEBUKU/ILAB/VSAR]
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        Costumes, traditions and songs of Savoy.: Illustrated with fifty reproductions of pictures by the author, and with many line drawings.

      Chatto & Windus, London. 1911 - Opera di grande fascino ben curata tipograficamente che tratta in maniera estesa e approfondita della vita nella Savoia. Le tavole rimontate f.t. rappresentano pittoreschi scorci di paesi, costumi popolari, oggetti di vita quotidiana, ecc. Formato: XIII, 179 p., [52] c. di tav., 29 cm, tela decorata alle armi, tagli dorati. Buono, ordinari segni d’uso e del tempo, piccoli difetti alla legatura soprattutto al dorso.

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        Treasure Island

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1911. (WYETH, N.C.) First Wyeth edition, with Part IV of contents reading page 23 instead of 123. Large 8vo. With pictorial title, 14 full-color illustrations, endpapers, and pictorial cover by N.C. Wyeth. Map. Original black cloth, colored pictorial cover label, t.e.g. Spine slightly faded, a few stay marks to back cover, small damp stain to top corner margin; one contents leaf roughly opened (small marginal losses). Very good, tight copy. Allan pp. 218-19 . This was the first volume of Scribner's Illustrated Classics; this series of memorable titles all followed a similar format

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        ZHIZN' FRIDRIKHA NITSHE ("Life of Friedrich Nietzsche")

      St. Petersburg-Moscow: Vol'f, 1911 Text in Russian. Original cloth richly decorated to boards and spine; marble edges. 315, (1) pp. Frontispiece, illustrations. Rare. Please see the pictures. For more images please visit our website.. 1st Thus. HB.

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        PUTESHESTVIE PO MONGOLII ("Journey Through Mongolia"). First Edition

      St. Petersburg: Voennaya Tipografiya, 1911 Text in Russian. 4to (10-1/4" x 6-3/4") Cloth. IV, 400 pp. Index. Ex-library copy with expected imperfections; yellowing and some staining to pages; some pages brittle, few loose. [Library loss, your gain]. [Rare] Please see the pictures. For more images please visit our website.. 1st ed.. HB.

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        Manifesto pubblicitario dell'Esposizione internazionale di Torino del 1911. Celebrazione del 50 anniversario della proclamazione del Regno d'Italia.

      Subject: (Torino). Bologna, Lith. Dr. E. Chappuis, 1911, bellissimo manifesto litografico a colori di cm. 50 x 70, testo in tedesco.

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        Nord i tåkeheimen. Utforskningen av jordens nordlige strøk i tidlige tider.

      Kristiania 1911. 4to. 603 s. Illustrert.. Dekorert originalbind. Et fint Ex libris på forsats. Et pent og friskt eksemplar. Polarlitteratur

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        Ibbekens Adreßbuch für Schleswig-Holstein, Lauenburg u. Fürstentum Lübeck, 10. Aufl., Schleswig 1911.

      Schleswig, Joh. Ibbekens Verlag, 1911. - Komplettes Adreßbuch mit allen Städten Gemeinden der Provinz Schleswig-Holstein, Lauenburg, den Gemeindebezirken sowie dem Landbezirk des Fürstentums Lübeck. Gliederung: Werbeanzeigen (S. 1 – 8); kreisfreie Städte (S. 1 – 478); Kreise mit zugehörigen Ortschaften, auch: Lauenburg (S. 479 – 1441); Fürstentum Lübeck (S. 1441 – 1478); Behörden-Organisation (S. 1479 – 1505); Uebersicht über die der Landwirtschaftskammer angeschlossenen Vereine (S. 1505 – 1515); Branchen-Verzeichnis (S. 1516 – 1931); Ortschafts-Verzeichnis (S. 1932 – 1980); Werbeanzeigen (S. 1 – 80). de 1500 Vorderdeckel etwas randfleckig bzw. gebräunt. Der voluminöse Band sonst sauber und in sehr gutem Zustand. Die Gelenke des Bandes wurden fachmännisch instandgesetzt. Auch innen sehr gutes Exemplar, Seiten sauber und nahezu fleckenfrei. Äußerst seltenes regionales Einwohner- und Branchen-Adreßbuch, das zahlreiche Einzeladreßbücher ersetzt. 8, 1982, 80 S. Original-Ganzleinenband mit rot- und schwarzgeprägtem Rücken- und Deckeltitel, illustriertem Vorderdeckel sowie Werbeaufdruck auf dem Buchschnitt.

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        GAZETTE DU VILLAGE 32 volumes

      Au bureau du journal, 26 rue jacob, Paris 1911 - R300003008: 32 volumes illustrés de gravures noir et blanc dans le texte. In-4 Broché. Bon état. Couv. convenable. Dos satisfaisant. Intérieur frais Classification Dewey : 630-Agriculture et techniques connexes. La librairie Le-livre offre aux clients AbeBooks 10% de réduction sur l'ensemble de son catalogue. Prix d'origine : 1500 EUR. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        ROMISCHE VEDUTEN Handzeichnungen aus dem XV. - XVIII. Jahrhundert mit Unterstuetzung der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien. Erster Band.

      friedr. wolfrun Wien-Leipzig 1911 La cartella, cm 48x34, contiene 115 tavv.inc. in fototipia e un vol.di 51 pp. con 27 ill. in b/n. Vol. I. Rarissimo.

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        Eine Forschungsreise im Bismarck-Archipel. Mit einer Einführung von G(eorg) Thilenius.

      L. Friedereichsen & Co. (Dr. L. & R. Friederichsen)., Hamburg. 1911 - Hamburg. L. Friedereichsen & Co. (Dr. L. & R. Friederichsen). 1911. 25,6x21 cm. XVI, 307 S. Mit 106 teils ganzseitigen Abbildungen im Text, 6 farbige montierte Abbildungen auf Tafeln und einer mehrfach gefalteten Karte als Beilage. Originalhalblederband mit Deckelbild. "Hamburgische Wissenschaftliche Stiftung." - Sehr schöes Exemplar. Sprache: Deutsch Originalhalblederband mit Deckelbild.

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        Angelo Peyron. Firenze. Roma. Livorno. (Lanificio Val Bisenzio).

      Subject: (Lanifici). Roma, Sab. A. Marzi, 1911, 4to legatura editoriale in tela e cartone rigido, cop. ill. a colori, guardie con fregi in oro, pp. 90 complet. ill. + XXIII tav. f.t. Stupendo, elegantissimo libro tecnico pubblicitario illustrante tutta la produzione del Lanificio di Mercatale di Vernio (tappeti, corsie, coperte, plaids e panni di ogni tipo).

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        PLASTIC AND COSMETIC SURGERY. With one color plate and 522 text illustrations.

      D. Appleton and Company, New York 1911 - Garrison - Morton 5756.5. First comprehensive work on plastic surgery. A Near Fine hardback First Edition First Printing. Mild sun spine. 8vo. xxi, 511 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Der japanisch-russische Seekrieg 1904-1905. Amtliche Darstellung des japanischen Admiralstabes. Auf Veranlassung der Schriftleitung der Marine-Rundschau übersetzt. I. Die Bekämpfung der russischen Seestreitkräfte in Ryojun; II. Das Zusammenwirken der Flotte mit dem Landheere und die Operationen gegen das russische Geschwader in Wladiwostok vom Kriegsbeginn bis zum Ende des Jahres 1904; III. Die Schlacht in der japanischen See und die Tätigkeit der Flotte bis zum Friedensschluss. [THREE VOLUMES]

      Berlin, Mittler, 1911.. Three volumes. Royal octavo Pp. vi, 275, errata leaf loosely inserted; viii, 263; vi, 355. Plus respectively 19, 11, 9 folding lithograph sketch maps in rear pockets with caption lists. Set in Gothic type. Hardcover, uniformly bound in the original publisher?s full green-blue cloth, large gilt lettering to covers, gilt decorated spines, pattern endpapers. Minor wear to spine ends, some minor foxing, else a lovely set in a very good condition. ~ First edition.

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        Le pietre funerarie felsinee

      Subject: (Bologna - Archeologia). Roma, Lincei, 1911, 4to mezza pelle, pp. 380 (num. a doppia colonna) con 86 fig. n.t. e 5 tavole lit. f.t.

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        Klassiker des Altertums. 51 Bände (in 50= komplett). Ausgewählt und herausgegeben von Heinrich Conrad und Hanns Floerke.

      Georg Müller, Propyläen,, München, Berlin, 1911 - München, Berlin, Georg Müller, Propyläen, 1911-1925. 8°. 22,0 cm. ca. 18000 Seiten. Original-Halblederband mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel auf rotem Rückenschildchen, Rundum-Rotschnitt. 1. Auflage (wenige Bände in 2. bzw. 1 Band in 3. Auflage). Die Klassiker des Altertums erschienen in zwei Reihen. Die erste Reihe (27 Bände) wurde von Heinrich Conrad im Georg Müller Verlag herausgegeben. Die Zweite Reihe (24 Bände in 23 Büchern) erschienen zuächst auch im Georg Müller Verlag, ab ca. 1920 (und die Bände 2. und 3. Auflage) im Propyläen Verlag, sie wurden von Hanns Floerke herausgegeben. Einige Bände mit Illustrationen. Die Reihen umfassen folgende Bände: Plutarch insgesamt 9 Bände; Horaz 3 Bände; Lukian 5 Bände; Cicero 4 Bände; Plautus 4 Bände, Platon 5 Bände, Herodot, Thukidydes, Tacitus, Aristophanes und Homer je 2 Bände, Sueton, Petronius, Xenophon, Catull, Meleagros, Pindar, Vergil, Martial und Aischylos je 1 Band, Tibull und Properz 2 Bände in einem Band. Einbände sind teils wenig berieben, minimal bestoßen, minimal fleckig, Besitzerstempel auf Innendeckel. 2 Bände (Aristophanes) abweichend in der Halbleinenausgabe. Gutes bis sehr gutes Exemplar. Original-Halblederband mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel auf rotem Rückenschildchen, Rundum-Rotschnitt.

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        The Camera Fiend.

      London, T. Fisher Unwin. 1911 - First Edition. 8vo. 352pp. Publisher's bottle green cloth titled in gilt to spine and white to front board. Cloth clean, some wear to extremities and bumping to spine ends, front inner hinge starting with an old glue stain to the gutter. Some light foxing notable to prelims, nevertheless a solid copy. A bizarre piece of crossover fiction where a man of dubious mental stability attempts to capture photographs of the soul leaving the body by constructing a camera that similtaneously shoots the subject as it takes a photograph, ideally these should be issued to anyone who desires to photograph Big Brother contestants. Ernest William Hornung (1866 – 1921), known as Willie, was an English author and brother-in-law of Arthur Conan Doyle, most famous for writing the Raffles series of novels about a Gentleman thief in late Victorian London. Hubin; Crime Fiction IV [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The White Peacock

      London, William Heinemann,, 1911. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine gilt and to upper board in white and black. Housed in a quarter green morocco drop-down box. Some minor spotting to the text, endpapers browned, spine very slightly rolled but an exceptionally nice copy. First UK Edition, First Impression, First Issue with the cancels as called for. Signed on the title page by D. H. Lawrence. The author's first book and a rarity with his signature.

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        The Red Thumb Mark.

      London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1911 - Octavo. Original red cloth, titles to spine gilt and to upper board in black. Bookplate removed from front pastedown. Spine rolled and faded, cloth rubbed, lower joint split, rear hinge just starting. A very good copy. Second edition. Presentation copy inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "Robert Freeman, with all good wishes from his father, R. Austin Freeman, 1911". A excellent association.

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        PETER AND WENDY

      1911. 1. BARRIE,J.M. PETER AND WENDY. NY: Scribners (1911). 8vo (6 x 8 1/8"), green gilt pictorial cloth, FINE+ IN NICE DUST WRAPPER (archival repair at folds, small chip at top of spine). 1st U.S. edition issued the same month as the British edition. This is the Peter Pan story with which most of us are familiar. Illustrated by F.D. BEDFORD with 12 beautifully detailed black and white plates and pictorial title page. A beautiful copy, rare in the dust wrapper.

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        Coupe des Voitures Legeres 1911 - Bablot le gagnant sur Delage. Magneto Bosch Carburateur Claudel

      Paris.: Mabileau & Co.. 1911.. Color lithograph with pochoir (stencil) handcolor, image approximately 15 1/2 x 32 inches on sheet 17 3/4 x 35 1/2 inches. 3/4 inch tear with paper loss to centre of lower edge; clean and bright image. 'Gamy' is thought to be a pseudonym of Marguerite Montaut, the wife of the French poster artist Ernest Montaut, who died in 1909 at the age of 31. Ernest Montaut and, after his death, his wife, produced posters whose subject matter reflects the era's fascination with speed, on land and in the air. The posters were elaborately produced employing a combination of color lithography and handcoloring using the pochoir (stencil) process. This image commemorates the winner Paul Bablot in a Delage auto in the Light Vehicles Cup of 1911. The vehicle speeds through the countryside leaving a plume of smoke and astounded onlookers. .

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        Tannhauser; Parsifal; Lohengrin

      London: G. G. Harrap & Co.,, [1911-12-13]. A Dramatic Poem by Richard Wager. Freely Translated in Poetic Narrative Form by T. W. R. Rolleston. Presented by Willy Pogany. 3 volumes, tall quarto. Original full vellum, titles and pictorial designs to spines and upper boards gilt, printed on grey paper, pictorial endpapers, top edges gilt, others untrimmed. Volumes II and III housed in their original boxes. Volume I with tipped-in colour frontispiece and 16 plates, volume II with 16 tipped-in colour plates, volume III with 8 tipped-in colour plates, numerous illustrations and elaborately patterned borders to text throughout all three volumes. A superb set, aside from the occasional small spot the vellum still very fresh and the contents clean. First editions, each from a limited edition of 525 numbered copies signed by Pogany on the limitation leaf. Parsifal with an additional etched plate signed by the illustrator, together with a Parsifal calendar for the year 1915 produced by Liberty & Co., both still in their original folders. A superb set.

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        The Principles of Scientific Management

      New York: Harper & Bros, 1911-01-01. Hardcover. Good. FIRST TRADE EDITION. New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1911. 144 pp. Red cloth with gilt lettering. First trade edition, first printing. (Matching dates on title and copyright pages. An expanded version of the limited circulation private printing.) Good+ condition. Clean pages and sturdy binding. Lettering strong. Wear to cloth at head and tail, fraying at tail. Splash stains to back cover. Good condition overall.The book that popularized Frederick W. Taylor's theories of management, which revolutionized the workplace.

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        THE MAGIC CROOK OR THE STOLEN BABY: A FAIRY STORY (In Original Dust-Jacket)

      London: Vineyard Press/A.C. Fifield, 1911.  First edition, 19.5 x 14cm (8vo), in publisher's lime green linen w/white decorations & title (designed by Hughes) to covers & spine, t.e.g., 273 pp. +3pp. publ. adverts to rear, w/frontis & numerous b&w illustrations by Hughes, in original olive dustjacket.  Printed by William Brendon & Son Ltd., Plymouth.  Dustjacket Very Good (minor stains & edge-chipping); Binding Near-Fine (prev. owner's name & date to fr. ep.); contents Fine.  Reid 95, Fredeman 93.48.

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        Il biglietto di visita italiano. Contributo alla storia del costume e dell'incisione nel secolo XVIII.

      Subject: (Biglietti da visita). Bergamo, Ist. Italiano Arti Grafiche, 1911, 4to leg. editoriale in tutta tela verde, impressione in oro al piatto anteriore, titolo al dorso (lievemente sdrucito alle cuffie) pp. 215 con 676 fig. in nero, tinta e a colori, 80 delle quali riprodotte dagli originali in litografia o calcografia e sono qui applicati alla pagina. La, non comunissima, edizione originale.

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        Ethan Frome

      Charles Scribner's Sons, 1911-01-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1911: First Edition, First Printing, with the Scribner colophon on the copyright page. First state with "wearily" on page 135, line 21 in perfect type. Top edge stained gold, as found with the earliest copies of the first issue. In About Very Good condition, with clean pages, front hinge archivally repaired, Edge and corner wear to cloth. Light sunning and rubbing to spine. Creases to a few page corners. Scattered foxing. A nice copy.

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        1 annuario di turismo e sports invernali.

      Subject: (Sport invernali). Milano, 1911, 16mo leg. orig. t.tela con bella cop. ill. a col. tagli rossi, pp. 212 con num. ill. n.t. e in tav. f.t. Numerose le pubblicit? n.t. e nelle pag. finali.

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        Amédée prouvost

      Bernard grasset, 1911. in12 Broché

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        The principal Averages and the Laws of Error which lead to them

      London: [Harrison and Sons],, 1911. Reprinted from the Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Vol. LXXIV, Part III (February, 1911). Printed for private circulation. Octavo (215 × 140 mm), pp. [321]-331, [1]. Wire-stitched in the original printed paper wrappers, preserved in a cloth solander case. Wrappers a little sunned, lower joint lightly rubbed. First separate appearance of Keynes's early paper on probability theory, in which he introduces "the fundamental symbol of probability" and announces his hope to "publish shortly a treatise on Probability, in which the properties and the use of this symbol, of which the following is an example, are fully developed" (p. [322]). His Treatise on Probability, which began life as early as 1904, when he read a paper to the Cambridge Apostles entitled "Ethics in Relation to Conduct", was finally published in 1921.

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        Die Suddeutsche Kuche.

      Subject: (Gastronomia). Graz Und Wien, 1911, 8vo leg. editoriale tutta tela con bella immagine impressa al piatto ant. in oro e colori, pp. VIII-835 cpn ill. n.t. e cromolito a piena e doppia pagina. Interessante comunque ma importantissimo per la cucina tedesca della Bassa Baviera e del Tirolo (tutto). Copia in ottimo stato.

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        HANDLEY CROSS OR MR. JORROCKS'S HUNT.

      Edward Arnold s.d. (1911 ?). In-8 gr., 2 voll., tela edit. con decoraz. oro al piatto, tit. oro al dorso, taglio sup. dorato, pp. (2),X,363; X,372; molto ben illustr. da Cecil Aldin che ha realizzato i 97 piacevolisssimi disegni nel t. e le 24 tavv. a colori (protette da veline con didascalia), f.t. Robert Smith Surtees (1803-1864), scrittore satirico del mondo che ruota intorno alla caccia alla volpe, è il creatore di Mr. Jorrocks, uno dei grandi caratteri comici della letteratura inglese. Cfr. Benezit,I, p. 173: "Cecil Aldin (1870-1935), dessinateur et illustrateur, a souvent traité des sujets de sport et de scènes de la vie quotidienne anglaise. On décèle dans sa manière, l'influence de John Leech et surtout celle du célèbre illustrateur Randolph Caldecott.". Bella ediz. in tirat. limit. di 250 esempl. numer. e firmati dall'artista. In ns., 171, con barbe, è molto ben conservato.

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        La scoperta del Polo Nord per Robert E. Peary (1909), narrata da lui medesimo, con introduzione di Teodoro Roosevelt, e prefazione di Gilbert H. Grosvenor.

      Subject: (Arctica). Milano, Treves, 1911, 8vo grande, mezza pelle moderna con titoli in oro al dorso, pp. XXIV-359 con otto tav. a col. cento inc. in nero ed una grande carta a col. in fine. Edizione originale.

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        NOW-A-DAYS FAIRY BOOK

      1911. 1. (SMITH,JESSIE WILLCOX)illus. THE NOW-A-DAYS FAIRY BOOK by Anna Alice Chapin. NY: Dodd Mead (Oct. 1911). Large 4to (9 1/2 x 12 1/2"), brown cloth, pict. paste- on, minor corner crease on 2 plates else a near Fine, clean and bright copy. First edition of an exceedingly difficult to find book, illustrated by Miss Smith with 6 very large tipped in color plates, mounted on heavy orange paper with lettered tissue guards. The text is a wonderful fairy fantasy. This is the Deluxe Edition.

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        The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes

      London and New York: Frederick Warne & Co.,, 1911. Sextodecimo. Original brown boards, titles to front cover and spine in white, pictorial label with illustration to front cover, pictorial endpapers. With 27 colour plate illustrations by the author. Boards lightly marked, rubbed to foot of spine, owner's name to front free endpaper otherwise a lovely bright copy. First edition.

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        The Death of Tintagiles/Interior. Alladine and Palomides/The Seven Princess

      Toronto, Canada: Musson Book Co., 1911 4 works bound in 2 volumes. The Death of Tintagiles/Interior. Alladine and Palomides/The Seven Princesses. All early printings binding in dark blue three-quarter morocco over marbled boards, with original and beautifully executed color illustrated front wrappers by Jessie M. King bound in, spine fully decorated in gilt, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt, Some occasional pen marks of the text and a note at the end of the Tingalies. Prior owners name in ink on fly-leaf of both volumes. Jessie M. King (1874-1949) was one of the premier book illustrators in the early Twentieth Century. A very pretty little set of this uncommon work.. 12mo.

      [Bookseller: Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB]
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        Peter and Wendy,

      C. Scribner's Sons, 1911-01-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1911: First American Edition, First Printing, with "Published October, 1911" and the Scribner colophon present on the copyright page. In Very Good condition. Clean pages, with a small area of foxing to page 63, as well as a reading crease to a few page corners. Gift inscription to previous owner on front free end paper. Binding is lightly shaken, with a few hinges slightly tender, though pages firmly bound. The gilt stamping remains sharp. The cloth shows sunning, light edge wear, and a few small scuffs and tiny ink stains. There seems to be some residue to the base of the spine where perhaps a label once was. A nice copy, presents well. Rare.

      [Bookseller: Odd Duck Books]
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        The Gold and Silver at Windsor Castle

      Letchworth; Arden Press: 1911. Edition limited to 285 copies.. Revolutions, wars, Royal debts- all have conspired to devastate the Royal Collections of antique silver in most European countries, with the exception of Russia. The other exception is England, whose Royal Collection is surveyed here by that quintessential English collection- monger, E. Alfred Jones. What can one say about the Royal Collection at Windsor Castle? It's pretty nice stuff... and elegantly presented to boot, in a book large and heavy enough to pave a driveway with. Hardcover. 13"x17", lxiv + 241 pages, plus 103 b/w plates.

      [Bookseller: Joslin Hall Rare Books]
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        SONGS AND POEMS OF THE ETTRICK SHEPHERD

      London and Edinburgh, [1911]. Uncut and unopened, small neat closed tear near front flap, very mild soil to dust jacket. No. 3 of the "Songs of Life and Romance Series Small 8vo. (viii), 152p, (iv, ads). Illustrated by Jessie M. King with five tipped-in color plates, and with color-printed tipped-in title-page and illustrations list. The third plate is repeated in smaller size and mounted to both the cover and the dust jacket. Green cloth bindings titled in black with frame and garland in black around the cover plate & Quite scarce, especially so in this remarkably nice condition.& Elfick and Harris. TN Foulis, The History and Bibliography of an Edinburgh Publishing House. No. 141.

      [Bookseller: First Folio]
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        Fighting Ships. Founded and Edited by …

      London: Sampson Low, Marston & Co., Ltd,, 1911. With a Special Chapter on the Progress of Marine Engineering, by Charles de Grave Sells. Landscape quarto. Original green cloth, title gilt to the upper board and spine. Profusely illustrated with photographs, plans and silhouettes, thumb-indexed. Somewhat rubbed, head and tail of the spine chipping, lacks front free endpaper, but otherwise internally clean, complete and sound, a very good copy. First edition of the fourteenth year of Jane's most famous and longest-running work. This copy inscribed "To 'Winston' E.M. Brydges in hopes of ultimate conversion from certain political heresies. Fred T. Jane, Memory of 11 July '11. "These early years are uncommon, and this issue includes a substantial section on marine engineering by Charles de Grave Sells, a close friend of the Dreadnought advocate Vittorio Cuniberti. Jane was not a frequent signer.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Peter and Wendy. Illustrated by F.D.Bedford

      London, Hodder & Stoughton, [1911], 1911-01-01. First British Edition. Hardcover. Good. London: Hodder & Stoughton, [1911]: True First Edition, First Printing, undated on the verso of the title page, as called for. Green cloth binding with beautiful gilt pictorial stamping to the front board and spine. In good condition, exhibiting some signs of use and age. Foxing to pages. Front and rear hinges exposed; front free end paper appears missing with wear to the paste down along the gutter of the front hinge. Exterior shows dulling to the gilt on the front cover. Edge wear to cloth and spine ends. Rare first impression of the first British edition, which proceeds the first American edition.

      [Bookseller: Odd Duck Books]
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        The Secret Garden

      London: William Heinemann,, 1911. Illustrated by Charles Robinson. Quarto (202 × 148 mm). Original green cloth, titles and pictorial decoration to spine and upper board gilt, pictorial endpapers, green top-stain. Frontispiece and 7 plates by Charles Robinson. Cloth rubbed and dulled at extremities, some loss of size from cloth, light marks to lower board, spotting to contents. A very good copy. First edition, first impression.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Les Paysans. Scenes de la Vie de Campagne. Illustrations et Eaux-Fortes de Georges Jeanniot

      Paris: Societe des Amis du Livre Moderne. 1911. Special copy from an edition of 150 copies on Arches paper, this copy with an original charcoal drawing signed by Jeanniot and two "bons a tirer" etchings of the drawing which is hors texte in chapter 7, together with a blue sheet that is filled out by hand noting the name of the collector for whom this copy was printed. Bound by David: full olive green morocco, with purple border onlay between two triple gilt fillet borders on front and back panel, top edge gilt, seven gilt borders on turn-ins, watered chestnut sil, spine panelled, raised bands, with author and title in gilt, onlay of purple morocco with triple gilt fillets in each panel replicating design on panel, spine faded to tan, tiny bit of rubbing on bottom spine edge, else fine; original wrappers bound in; binding signed on lower front turn-in "David" and dated "1914." Page size: 11-3/8" x 8-1/8". A handsome binding on a lovely book, lavishly illustrated with full page etchings and many etchings in-texte.

      [Bookseller: Priscilla Juvelis, Inc.]
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        EL GORRO BLANCO. REVISTA CULINARIA MENSUAL. 127 REVISTAS EN 2 TOMOS (DESDE EL Nº 53 AL 174)

      - Madrid,1911. Edita El Gorro Blanco. Desde el Año VI,1911,nº 53 al año XVI,1921,nº 174. Incluye segunda época nº 1,2,3,4,5 y 6 del año 1921. Tela casera con dorados en lomera. 2000 páginas aproximadamente., 20x17cm. Con publicidad de la época e ilustraciones en b/n. Conserva pegada la portada de la revista nº 29 de 1909. Buen estado. (Vitrina San José) COCINA

      [Bookseller: Librería Anticuaria Raimundo]
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        The Birds of the British Islands.

      London: E. Grant Richards. 1906-1911. - In 5 volumes, large 4to's. First editions, originally published in 20 monthly parts. In a contemporary three-quarter brown morocco over green cloth-covered boards, spines with raised bands, compartments ruled and lettered in gilt, t.e.g all others uncut. With 318 engraved plates by Lilian M. Medland (all with captioned tissue-guards), 2 full-page anatomical woodcuts printed in red and black, and 2 coloured folding engraved maps. Title pages printed in red and black. With the subscribers list. A near-fine set, with the usual minor spotting confined mostly to the outer edges of the margins. The bindings with some slight rubbing and sunning to the spines. A very heavy set that will require extra postage. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: West Grove Books]
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