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        La revanche du corbeau, nouvelle histoire de bêtes.

      Mercure de France 1911 - - Mercure de France, Paris _1911, 15,5x20cm, broché sous chemise et étui. - Edition originale, un des 19 exemplaires numérotés sur Hollande, seuls grands papiers. Bel exemplaire à toutes marges. . La Librairie Le Feu Follet offre aux clients AbeBooks 10% de réduction ainsi que les frais de port vers la France métropolitaine sur l'ensemble de son catalogue. Prix d'origine : 2645 EUR. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        English Furniture of the Eighteenth Century. Illustrated from Drawings by the Author and from Photographs

      London: George Routledge & Sons, Limited, (1911)., 1911. 3 volumes; 4to. Publisher's half black morocco with gilt titles to spines, green boards marked and a bit rubbed; top edges gilt. Internally clean. A very good, strong set.

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        In Principio erat Verbum erat apud Deum et Deus erat Verbum

      Hammersmith: The Doves Bindery,, 1911. Sextodecimo. Original brown calf by the Doves Bindery, titles to spine and upper board, turn-ins, and all edges gilt. Small catalogue slip tipped-in on front free endpaper. Wear to top corner, tiny chip from head of spine, endpapers tanned from turn-ins, small spot to lower edge of each leaf. A very good copy. First Doves Press edition of the creation account from Genesis.

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        The Compleat Angler or the Contemplative Man's Recreation. With Illustrations by James Thorpe. SIGNED LIMITED EDITION

      Hodder & Stoughton, n.d.[1911]. No. 53 of a limited edition of only 250 copies signed by the illustrator. 25 tipped-in coloured plates with illustrated and captioned tissue guards. 4to, pp.xvi:167, publisher's full dark green morocco, the upper cover blocked in gilt with the figure of an angler, top edge gilt others uncut. Armorial bookplate. Spine uniformly faded to tan but not unattractively and the whole still polished; generally a very good copy.

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      London: G. G. Harrap & Co.,, 1911. A Dramatic Poem by Richard Wagner Freely Translated in Poetic Narrative Form by T. W. Rolleston. Presented by Willy Pogany. Octavo. Publisher's deluxe reverse calf, titles and decorative designs to spine and upper board in blind, pictorial endpapers, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Small colour frontispiece tipped-in to illustrated page, 16 tipped-in colour plates, illustrated half-title, title, and contents leaves, numerous full-page illustrations and illustrations within the text, elaborate decorative borders. Binding rubbed, some wear to corners and edges, spine tanned, but contents clean and fresh. A very good copy. First Pogany edition, first impression. One of a limited edition of 525 numbered copies signed by the artist on the limitation leaf.

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        TANNHAUSER: A Dramatic Poem, Freely Translated in Poetic Narrative Form by T.W. Rolleston

      New York: Thomas Crowell, 1911. First edition. With 15 mounted color plates, numerous full page illustrations printed in black and red and other decorations by Willy Pogany. 4to, original grey cloth gilt lettered and elaborately decorated in pictorial designs in gilt, blue, and black on the spine and upper cover, t.e.g. A very fine copy, especially fresh, clean and well-preserved. SCARCE FIRST EDITION WITH POGANY’S ILLUSTRATIONS. A sumptuous turn-of-the-century piece, typical of the deluxe editions that were so popular at the time.

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      New York; (1911): Thomas Y. Crowell & Co. no pagination, translated by T.W. Rolleston, beautifully illustrated by Willy Pogany, each page illustrated in black often with accents or red, contains 16 tipped in color plates, pictorial endpapers accented in blue, red, tan and gray. A striking production of Wagner's dramatic poem of fantasy brilliantly illustrated by Pogany, bound in gray pictorial cloth accented in blue, black and gilt, spine gilt, some general finger soiling and rubbing. A very nice copy of this spectacular work.. First Edition. Quarto.

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        ETHAN FROME [ Signed 1st ]

      New York: Scribners. 1911. First Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. Very Good in boards. ; Full page incsription by author but unfortunately she never signed her name. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author .

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        The Life of the Bee

      London: George Allen & Co Ltd, 1911. Re Set for Illustrated Edition : Publisher's original cream buckram cloth Illustrated in gilt with title to front and spine. Slight darkeing to spine, some black mottles marings to rear, light wear to some edges. 232pp beautifully illustrated with full page colour plates laid-down with titled page opposite. Text and illustrations very clean, binding firm. The title page is un-cut at top edge. . First Thus. Hardback. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Edward J Detmold.

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        The Encyclopaedia Britannica; A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information; Eleventh Edition (29 Volumes)

      Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press, 1911. Set of 29 Volumes including the Index, plus a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information. Bound in green cloth. The size is 11-5/8" H x 8-3/4" W. The set had belonged to the "Public Buildings & Public Parks" of the National Capital and has their stamp on the title page and front endpaper and a library pocket on the rear endpaper. The leather on the spine has completely dried and crumbled and the former owner has encased the volumes in brown paper which has discolored the endpapers. Text clean, no tears, no loose pages. NO SHIPMENT OUT OF THE US.. 11th Edition. Quarter Leather. About Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Ex-Library.

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        Campi golfarii Romae antiqvae De lvdo antiqvo regaliqve excerptvm ex actis divrnis C. Cilni Maecenatis in versvm modernvm convertit et annotavit P. Sibleivs Fervs. (cover title: The Links of Ancient Rome)

      Chicagine: In linea Sartoris (I.e. Chicago: Brothers of the Book),, 1911 (1912 on cover). first complete edition (portions were published previously in the Chicago Tribune), privately printed for the Brothers of the Book; small octavo, 8 leaves; issued as Brothers of the Book Miscellanea Number 1, Latin text followed by English translation; paper wrappers darkened and chipped at tips with splitting along spine, interior near fine; Caesar Augustus takes up golf and finds it isn't "such a baby game" after all; intended to needle those searching for earlier and earlier references to golf. Photos available upon request.

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      Macmillan & Co, Limited. London.,1911. Edition deluxe, limited to 150 copies. 4to (11.5 x 9.1 inches). Illustrated with 32 full colour plates mounted on brown thick paper, each with a printed tissue guard. Top edge gilt, the others untrimmed. Fine Two-Tone blue leather binding of recent full mid blue morocco. Spine with raised bands, ruled in gilt. Compartments triple ruled, decorated and lettered in gilt. Both boards have large dark blue morocco panel onlaid to the middle with triple gilt borders. These are surrounded by three more ruled and key design gilt borders. Blue mnoire silk endpapers. Inner boards with black stamped key and triple gilt ruled borders with floral flourishes in the corners. A fine, attractively bound copy, housed in a recent grey cloth slip-case. Scarce.:

      [Bookseller: Paul Foster Books]
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        Stories from the Pentamerone

      London: Macmillan and Co., Limited,, 1911. Selected and Edited by E. F. Strange. Illustrated by Warwick Goble. Quarto (280 × 215 mm). Recent two-tone blue morocco by the Cottage Bindery of Bath, spine gilt in compartments, boards gilt panelled, blue moiré silk endpapers, turn-ins and top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Housed in a grey cloth slipcase. Tipped-in colour frontispiece and 31 plates on brown paper with printed tissue-guards. Spine faded. An excellent copy. First Goble edition, first impression. The deluxe limited edition, one of only 150 numbered copies.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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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.

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        THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (One of Only Three Known Copies in the Original Dust Jacket)

      New York & Indianapolis: Bobbs, Merrill, 1911. Leroux, Gaston. THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA. New York, Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, (1911). First American Edition of Le Fantôme de l'Opéra (first published in serial form in Paris' Le Gaulois between 1909-1910). Translation unaccredited (but by Alexander Teixeira de Mattos). An especially FINE, FRESH UNRUBBED COPY (a touch of foxing) in the ORIGINAL PUBLISHER'S DUST JACKET (one large section missing from the front panel, chipping and creasing along the edges, loss of the word "The" on the spine panel). NOTE: it also comes with a replica DJ to put underneath the ORIGINAL DJ should you feel it shows better that way (see photos). Previous owner's ink signature to front free endpaper. The exceedingly rare dust jacket is ENTIRELY UNRESTORED, although fragile, and still retains almost all of the striking image of The Phantom strutting down the stairs of the Paris Opera in full red regalia. The book itself, lettered in white and possessing the blind-stamped impression of the Phantom on the front cover, contains a frontispiece and four full-page illustrations by André Castaigne (1861-1929), a French illustrator initially recruited from Paris to do work for such magazines as Scribner's, The Century and Harpers. One of the highly pleasing aspects of this "Phantom" is the nature of the four plates: one of which is the standard frontispiece (although full-bleed which is very uncommon) opposite the title page but the other three plates are printed the width of the book and then folded and turned 90 degrees, a bold and previously unseen format which allowed for the full beauty and impact of the illustrations. The rarity of the unrestored dust jacket cannot be overstated. THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA has become an enduring worldwide iconic phenomenon. First came the celebrated Lon Chaney film adaptation in 1925, then the re-make starring Claude Rains in 1943, finally topped by Andrew Lloyd Webber's 1986 musical which seems to have given the Phantom literary immortality. One of only three copies in commerce known by us to still retain the Dust Jacket (all of which are in similarly flawed condition) and ours, by a good margin, is the most reasonably priced. Housed in a new custom slipcase. . First American Edition. Decorative Cloth. Fine/Good. Illus. by Andre Castaigne.

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      London: F.V. White & Co. Ltd.., 1911 Presentation Copy From The Father Of The Espionage & Spy Fiction Novel. First Edition. 8vo., 312pp. Original red cloth, gilt lettered spine & upper board. A very good or better copy showing light spotting on the fore edge. Subtitled: Being The Autobiography Of Hugh Morrice, Chief Travelling Agent Of The Confidential Department Of His Britannic Majesty's Government. The Author's holograph inscription on the half-title: "With The Author's Compliments". Considered the originator of the Espiona ge story, Le Queux's work over a 20 year span from 1890 through 1910, anticipated almost every development in the genre until the works of Eric Ambler appeared. This master of novels & short stories of mystery, crime & the intentional intrigue is re puted to have been a member of the British Secret Service & began his writings about secret agents largely to finance his work for British Intelligence which require much travelling & socializing with Royalty & other high ranking people. His Mysteri es Of A Great City, [1920] is a QQ [Queen's Quorum Selection]. A very uncommon title seldom offered for sale.. Signed by Author. 1st Edition.

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        The Works of Henrik Ibsen

      New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1911., 39. The Viking Edition, Limited to 256 copies printed on Ruisdael paper, of which this is No.130. 16 volumes; 8vo. Beautifully bound in recent brown half morocco with gilt titles and gilt decoration to spines, brown cloth boards, top edges gilt others untrimmed. Signed by the publishers to limitation page. A little toning to edges. Fine.

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        Peter and Wendy

      New York: Charles Scribners Sons, 1911. Gilt lettered and decorated olive cloth. Ist US edition published October 1911 simultaneous with the UK first. 13 illustrations in sepia by Bedford. This copy with wear to extremities but giltwork bright and sharp. Food stains on two pages but the rest of the interiors generally clean. A very nice copy of an increasingly scarce book.. 1st US Edition. Cloth. VG+. Illus. by F.D. Bedford. 8vo.

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      1911. Very Good. BARRIE, J. M. PETER AND WENDY. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1911. 12 black and white illustrations, as called for. 267 pp. 8vo., green cloth with detailed decoration and type gilt-stamped to front and spine. Ink ownership on ffep. Cloth is worn at edges and a bit faded on spine. Bookblock is over opened between pp. 12-13. About very good.

      [Bookseller: Boston Book Company]
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        Die Sunda-Expedition des Vereins für Geographie und Statistik zu Frankfurt am Main. Festschrift zur Feier des 75 jährigen Bestehens des Vereins.

      - Frankfurt am Main, Hermann Minjon, 1911-12.2 volumes. 4to. Original half cloth. With 7 maps (5 folding), 62 photographic plates and 200 illustrations. XXV,274; XV,373 pp.* Johannes Elbert explored in early 1910 the Nusa Tenggara islands in East Indonesia, Bali, Lombok, Sumbawa, Salayer, Tukang Besi, Flores and Wetar, and also the islands of Southeast Sulawesi such as Muna, Buton, Kabaena, Rubia, Mengkoda, and several other areas of Java and Sumatra. Although the main purpose of the expedition was to explore the geographical relationship between the Asian and Australian area, this report also contains scattered items of information on the customs. - A fine copy. Cat. KITLV, 1e suppl., p.4; Müller 0316. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        THE NOVELS OF JANE AUSTEN Winchester Edition (complete in 12 volumes)

      Edinburgh: John Grant, 1911. 1911-12. A very good set of the Winchester Edition complete in 12 volumes, generally recognised as being one of the finest Austen editions. Includes all the complete and incomplete novels and letters. Publisher's blue cloth binding with gilt decoration to the boards, very good wtih slight general wear, spines a little rubbed and very small scuff mark to vol. II of Sense & Sensibility, cloth a little marked. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions, end papers a little toned. A very good clean set. (Gilson E91). Winchester Edition. Hardback. Fine/No Dust Jacket. 8vo (15 X 22cm).

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      London: Grant Richards, [1911].. Small folio. Cloth backed boards, elaborately lettered in gilt, fore and bottom edges untrimmed, printed spine label. Frontis and nine tipped-in photogravure plates. One end of spine label chipped, costing final 'L', boards a bit hand smudged, with a few small nicks at edges; usual mild offset from plates to facing pages, tiny surface abrasion to extreme margin (not image) of frontis, small spot of ink offset in margin of title, otherwise fresh and crisp, with the plates in fine state. First edition in this format, the very scarce British issue. From a total edition of six hundred copies printed on French handmade paper by Bertha Goudy at the Village Press, this is one of sixty copies distributed in the U.K. by Grant Richards with their imprint, and with a handwritten limitation statement on the blank verso facing the half-title, signed at the end by Wells and by Coburn. The hand-pulled photogravures were printed under the supervision of Coburn, from plates he prepared himself. Due to a production accident, only three hundred of the six hundred were issued with the full complement of photogravures; in the remaining three hundred, sometimes one and usually many more of the plates were supplied as aquatones. This copy, as we suspect all copies of the limited British issue as originally distributed, includes all of the plates in photogravure. CARY 70. TRUTHFUL LENS 184.

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        FLOOR GAMES (in Exceedingly Rare Original Dust Jacket)

      London: Frank Palmer, 1911. Wells, H. G. FLOOR GAMES. London: Frank Palmer, (1911). First Edition. Line drawings throughout by J. R. Sinclair. Also many full-page photographic images of toys in military formations). A NEAR FINE copy, rarely found this fresh and bright with the front onlay illustration unabraded and the cloth unrubbed, in a decent example of the exceedingly rare die-cut dust jacket (chips to the extremities, a closed tear through the lower right front panel...although the inherent fragility of the dustwrapper makes the survival of a fine example hard to imagine...and in a book especially designed for children to enjoy...) H. G. Wells' FLOOR GAMES is a delightful story of creative play with miniature figures and magical worlds on the nursery floor. Although unknown to H.G. Wells, Floor Games would eventually be the foundational inspiration for the development of sand-play therapy, the non-verbal psychotherapeutic method now used the world over for treatment of both children and adults. Likewise collected by war-game enthusiasts, children's book collectors, and Wells collectors. Possibly even belongs on a child psychologist's library shelf. A real find which hopefully will be much appreciated by its new owner!. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Near Fine/Good. Illus. by J. R. Sinclair.

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        The Doctor's Dilemma, Getting Married, & The Shewing-Up of Blanco Posnet

      London: Constable & Co, 1911 - Inscribed on the half title "to James Hearn, the perfect Father Anthony, / from G. Bernard Shaw. / 23rd February 1911." And with a letter laid in from the daughter of the recipient, explaining that her father played Father Anthony in "Getting Married." First edition. 1 vols., 8vo. . Original pale green cloth. Covers soiled, spine dulled. In quarter black morocco and green cloth slipcase with chemise and red leather spine labels. Laurence A108 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Studier over metallernes elektrontheori. Afhandling for den filosofiske doktorgrad

      Copenhagen / Hannover: V. Thaning & Appel / J. Jørgensen, 1911. First edition. A fine copy of Niels Bohr&#39;s doctorial thesis. &#147;Bohr&#146;s doctoral dissertation, <i>Studier over metallernes elektrontheori</i>(1911), was a purely theoretical work that again exhibited a mastery of the vast subject he had chosen, the electron theory of metals. This theory, which pictures the metallic state as a gas of electrons moving more or less freely in the potential created by the positively charged atoms disposed in a regular lattice, accounted qualitatively for the most varied properties of metals; but it ran into many difficulties as soon as a quantitative treatment was attempted on the basis of then accepted principles of classical electrodynamics.<br/><br/>& & &#147;In order to throw light on the nature of these difficulties, Bohr developed general methods allowing him to derive the main features of the phenomena from the fundamental assumptions in a very direct way. He could thus clearly exhibit the fundamental nature of the failures of the theory, which were in fact attributed to an insufficiency of the classical principles themselves. Thus, he showed that the magnetic properties of the metals could in no way be derived from a consistent application of these principles. The rigor of his analysis gave him, at this early stage, the firm conviction of the necessity of a radical departure from classical electrodynamics for the description of atomic phenomena.&#148; (Rosenfel in DSB). <br/><br/> & & Bohr&#146;s &#147;thesis had pushed him to the outer frontier of classical physics. It could just be that these experiences encouraged him to push into areas beyond, into the mysteries of quantum physics, as he was soon to do&#148; (Abraham Pais). <br/><br/> & & Rosenfeld, Bohr Bibliography, no. 3; Dictionary of Scientific Biography II, pp. 239; Pais, Niels Bohr&#146;s Times, p. 111; see pp. 107-11)& & Large 8vo (256 x 180 mm), original printed wrappers, upper right corner very slightly bumped, short closed tear to the lower left corner, very faint rubber stamp (unreadable) to the front wrapper, old price to the half tile, the two announcements of the defense laid in - in all a fine copy in its original state.

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        Die Traumdeutung [The Interpretation of Dreams]

      Leipzig und Wien: Franz Deuticke, 1911. Hard Cover. Very Good. Hard Cover. Third Edition. This is Freud&#39;;s greatest work and one of the most influential books of the twentieth century. First published in 1899, the book introduced Freud&#39;;s theory of the unconscious with respect to dream interpretation, his theories of psychoanalysis, and the subconscious. Its influence has extended far outside the field of psychiatry into culture and literature. Very good in brown cloth with marbled paper covered boards and gilt title to spine. Minor fraying and wear to spine ends, joints, and edges of boards. The interior hinges have been repaired with green binder&#39;;s tape. A crack is visible to the gutter between the colophon and last page. Light foxing and previous owner&#39;;s signature in pen on the half title page. 414 pages. PSYCH/051512.

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        Stories from Hans Andersen

      1911. In the Original Publisher&#146;s Box[DULAC, Edmund, illustrator]. ANDERSEN, Hans [Christian]. Stories from Hans Andersen. With Illustrations by Edmund Dulac. London: Hodder & Stoughton, [1911].First trade edition. Large quarto (10 13/16 x 8 7/16 inches; 275 x 215 mm.). viii, 250, [2] pp. Mounted color frontispiece, with descriptive tissue guard printed in black, and twenty-seven mounted color plates (included in pagination). Plates framed with thick pale green line border and accompanied by guard leaves printed in pale green with stylized pineapples on the recto and a border of snowflakes above descriptive caption on the verso. Text pages with pale green snowflake borders at top and bottom. All leaves framed with double pale green lines.Original pale olive green cloth pictorially stamped and lettered in gilt on front cover and spine. Endpapers printed in pale green with repeated design of stylized peacocks. Minor foxing to edges, endpapers, and first and last few leaves. Otherwise a fine copy. In the original publisher&#146;s green cardboard box stamped in dark green with the design from the front cover of the book (some foxing and slight wear to box).Hughey 27b.

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      1911. 1. (DULAC,EDMUND)illus. STORIES FROM HANS ANDERSEN. NY & London: Hodder & Stoughton, (1911). Large thick 4to (9 x 11 1/4"), goldish-tan gilt decorated cloth, tiny edge bump else Fine. 1st edition. Illustrated with 28 wonderful tipped in color plates with lettered guards plus decorative border on each page. This is a beautiful copy.

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        The Novels

      Edinburgh: John Grant,, 1911-12. 12 volumes, octavo (202 × 135 mm). Contemporary tan half calf, brown and green morocco labels, floral centre tool to spines separated by raised bands, brown cloth boards, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt. Engraved frontispiece to volume 1. Light foxing to fore-edges, spines a little rubbed and marked, an excellent set. The Winchester edition; considered the most attractive of the unillustrated editions of Jane Austen&#39;s works produced around this time. In this enlarged issue, the set has two additional volumes, comprising Lady Susan and The Watsons, taken from the 1871 Memoir, together with Jane Austen&#39;s letters.

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        Stories from Hans Andersen

      New York & London: Hodder and Stoughton,, [1911]. Octavo. Original light brown cloth, titles and decoration to spine and front board, decorative endpapers. With twenty-eight colour plates by Edmund Dulac. The occasional minor spot, some mild creasing to spine and boards, an excellent copy. First US trade editon, first printing.

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      Published by Hodder & Stoughton, 1911. Hardback. Very Good. Illustrated by Dulac, Edmund. Very good condition with no wrapper. Full vellum cloth with gilt title to spine, gilt border to front and blind border to rear. Unusual in that the cover does not have the usual embossed gilt decoration but is plain. Patterned endpapers of peacock design. 28 tipped-in colour plates with captioned paper guards. Each text page has a decorative green header and footer and is bordered by a double green line. Vellum covers a little scuffed and marked. A little spotting to prelims. All plates present and in beautiful condition. A few margin marks. A very unusual copy. [S]

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        La Chimère, 1911-1914.

      S.n. 1911 - - S.n., S.l. _1911-1914, 50pp. in-4, en feuillets. - Manuscrit autographe complet de 50 pages rédigées à l'encre noire et foliotées sur le recto. Fragment de chemise autographe portant le titre biffé et deux dates : Paris - jeudi 9 mars 1911 et Paris - samedi 25 avril 1914. Quelques ratures et corrections. Il s'agit d'une tragédie en vers inédite. . La Librairie Le Feu Follet offre aux clients AbeBooks 10% de réduction ainsi que les frais de port vers la France métropolitaine sur l'ensemble de son catalogue. Prix d'origine : 460 EUR. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Stories from Hans Andersen with illustrations by Edmund Dulac

      London : Hodder and Stoughton , 1911 A good copy in the original green decorative cloth binding with 28 fine tipped in colour plates by Edmund Dulac. Dulac designed the edition and the work has decorative endpapers, decorative borders to pages and decorated leaves before each tipped in plate. The plate images have been much reproduced since on posters and cards. This copy has been rebacked, restitching the contents and relaying the original cloth to the spine, so it is sound and tight. The spine and front board have fine gilt decoration and titles. The spine has some fading. The front board is bright with some light marking and wear to edges and corners. The back board is in similar condition. Internally the book is generally clean. The plates are particularly fine. The endpapers have been repaired and have some marking. There are some small repaired paper tears to bottom page margins and very occasional spotting/marking. Overall a good sound copy of a rare work. Please enquire if you would like to see additional images to assess condition.

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        Stereoscopic Studies of Anatomy/The Edinburgh Stereoscopic Atlas of Anatomy, 10 Volume Boxed Set, Complete

      Meadville, PA & New York: Keystone View Co. & Imperial Publishing Co., 1911 Hardcover A remarkable complete set of original stereoscopic photographs depicting the progressive dissection of human bodies, in very good condition. Each photograph is mounted to card stock and designed for viewing through a stereoscopic viewer (not included.) This New Revised Edition was produced in 1911 (with 74 images more than the previous issue) to aid medical students in familiarizing themselves with human anatomy in advance of the increasingly expensive dissection of an actual body. The set includes 324 original b&w silver gelatin stereoscopic photographs, each 6.25 x 3.5 inches with two images, mounted to a 7- x 9-inch card. The images are mounted at the bottom of each card with small numbers corresponding to the descriptions above the images. They are housed in 10 cloth-bound slipcases with mounted labels to the spine and a tray containing the images and title cards. A total of 335 cards; all complete and as issued. CONDITION: The images are all fine though some have faded and/or yellowed slightly; the cards are mostly fine and mostly flat, though some have slightly blunted tips and one or two boxes of cards have a slight curve to them; the slipcases are all intact, none are separated nor torn, though some have dampstains, spots of staining, a light bump to a corner or edge, or slight fraying at edges; the labels all have peeling, chipping, soiling, or fading and two have significant loss. A very nice set overall. Each volume will be carefully wrapped, padded and shipped in bubble-wrap or packing peanuts in a box. Weighs 35 lbs total. Will be shipped Priority Mail but overseas destinations will require additional postage fees. The images are divided as such: SECTION I: Cranio-Cerebral Topography & Central Nervous System; title card + 31 stereo cards. SECTION II: Central Nervous System Cont. & Head and Neck; title card + 31 stereo cards. SECTION III: Thorax & Heart & Pericardium; title card + 32 stereo cards. SECTION IV: Mediastina & Lungs & Upper Limb; title card + 34 stereo cards. SECTION V: Lumbar Region & Abdomen & Inguinal Region; title card + 29 stereo cards. SECTION VI: Viscera & Perineum; title card + 30 stereo cards. SECTION VII: Pelvis & Lower Limb; title card + 31 stereo cards. SECTION VIII: Lower Limb Cont.; title card + 32 stereo cards. SECTION IX: Internal Anatomy of the Face; 2 title cards + 38 stereo cards. SECTION X: Temporal Bone & Internal Ear; title card + 36 stereo cards. Each of the cards in this last volume, in addition to the stereo photo, have a half-tone reproduction of one of the images with the numbers and call-out captions.

      [Bookseller: A&D Books]
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        Peter and Wendy

      London: Hodder and Stoughton,, [1911]. Octavo. Original green cloth, titles and pictorial decoration to spine and upper board gilt. In a green cloth solander case. With 12 illustrations by F. D. Bedford. Some minor spotting to the text, mild tanning to the end leaves, cloth a little speckled and just a touch rubbed, but an excellent copy. First edition, first impression. With the author&#39;s signed presentation inscription to the front free endpaper, "For Mrs Galsworthy from her friend J. M. Barrie Nov. 2 1911". Galsworthy&#39;s wife was born Ada Nemesis Pearson (1866&#150;1956). Barrie was a tangential member of Galsworthy&#39;s literary circle which included Henry James, Ford Madox Hueffer and Joseph Conrad. Inscribed copies of this book are rare &#150; those with interesting literary associations even more so. The origins of Peter Pan as a literary character were long drawn out. Barrie had found fame as a writer of prose, first with Scottish story-collections like Auld Licht Idylls and A Window in Thrums, then with a sequence of novels that firmly established him as a leading novelist of the 1890s. The Peter Pan character 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 completely 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, the text extracted from The Little White Bird and illustrated by Arthur Rackham, in which Peter is a seven-day-old infant. Barrie reserved for himself the task of turning his theatrical success into a novel. Peter and Wendy tells the story familiar from the stage version, with Peter as an older child flying off with Wendy and the other Darling children to battle Captain Hook and all the rest. Barrie added a final chapter to the book in which Peter returns for Wendy years later, but she is grown, with a child of her own. The stage play was not published until 1928.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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      Hodder and Stoughton. London. No Date. (1911). FIRST EDITION. Large 8vo, (8 x 5.8 inches). Complete with mono illustrated title and twelve full page plates by Bedford. Gilt decorated green cloth boards illustrated with Peter Pan, two Mermaids and the Crocodile, all within a decorative border, on front board. Spine with lettering and illustration including Captain Hook, Peter Pan, two Mermaids and some Fairies, all stamped in gilt. Cloth and gilt are very bright and vibrant on the spine and front board. A remarkable, tight and fresh copy that is free of any foxing. The endpapers have some light offsetting as a result of the glue used in production and there is a crease to the rear blank endpaper. Faint score mark to the rear board otherwise this is a fine, shiny and bright copy of this classic book in the rare publishers original dustwrapper. The wrapper reproduces the front board and spine of the book in gold onto dark green paper. Thin score mark through a small area at the top of the lower panel (which corresponds with the score mark in the cloth) which has been re-attached on the reverse with clear archive tape. Spine sunned. Some small chips to the edges, most notably at the top of the spine but not affecting any of the decoration or lettering. Overall a very good dustwrapper on a fine and bright book. A superior copy. First editions of this famous book in collectable condition are getting harder to find and most copies suffer from foxing to the text pages. Copies in as good condition as this and with the original 1911 dustwrapper rarely come on the market.

      [Bookseller: Paul Foster Books]
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        Peter and Wendy

      London: Hodder & Stoughton,, [1911]. Illustrated by F. D. Bedford. Octavo. Original green cloth, titles and pictorial decoration to spine and upper board gilt. Frontispiece, illustrated title page, and 11 plates. Some rubbing to extremities, book plate to front free endpaper and spotting to first and last pages, overall a very presentable copy. First edition, first issue. Peter and Wendy is an expanded adaptation into novel form of the story first made popular in the 1904 stage play Peter Pan, or The Boy Who Wouldn&#39;t Grow Up.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Tale of Timmy Tiptoes, The

      1911. first edition. First Edition of &#147;Timmy Tiptoes,&#148;in the Original Printed Glassine Dust JacketPOTTER, Beatrix. The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes. London: Frederick Warne and Co., 1911.First edition. Twelvemo (5 7/16 x 4 1/8 inches; 139 x 105 mm.). 84, [1], [1, blank] pp. Color frontispiece and twenty-six color plates (included in pagination). Black and white vignette on title-page.Original dark green boards ruled and lettered in white on front cover and lettered in white spine. Cover pictorial label (measuring 2 5/8 x 2 1/4 inches; 67 x 57 mm.) on front cover within a blind arch-shaped panel outlined in blind. Color pictorial endpapers (Quinby Plate X). A near mint copy. In the original glazed paper glassine dust jacket printed in black with the price &#147;1/- NET&#148; at foot of spine, with vertical lines at the top and bottom of the spine indicating where the fold should come for the front panel, with an advertisement for &#147;The Peter Rabbit Books&#148; on the rear panel listing The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes under &#147;New Book for 1911,&#148; an advertisement on the front flap: &#147;Children Will Revel In The Story of The Roly=Poly Pudding&#133;The Pie & The Patty=Pan&#133;Ginger and Pickles,&#148; and an advertisement on the rear flap: &#147;A Novel and Charming Pocket Series by Beatrix Potter&#133;The Story of a Fierce Bad Rabbit&#133;The Story of Miss Moppet.&#148; A remarkable and complete jacket, with only a tiny bit of chipping at the top and bottom of the spine and a closed tear at the bottom of the spine.Linder, p. 429. Quinby 20. V & A 1664.

      [Bookseller: David Brass Rare Books, Inc.]
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        The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes

      London: Frederick Warne and Co., 1911. [7], 8-84pp, [2]. Original boards. Title to spine, title to head of upper cover, with author and publisher to foot, between is an on laid arch-shaped picture of Timmy Tiptoes, illustrated endpapers. Very slightly rubbed, internally bright and clean. Small bookseller label to foot of rear pastedown. With a frontispiece and twenty-six full page colour illustrations (as called for). Now housed in a velvet lined drop back box, made by Temple Bookbinders, with title to spine and upper cover, with the illustration from the front cover of the book replicated on the front cover of the box. The first or second impression, which are identical, with the title dated 1911. Quinby 20, Linder, pages 208-209. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Potter, Beatrix. 24mo.

      [Bookseller: Temple Rare Books]
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        The Secret Garden

      London: William Heinemann, 1911. vii, [1], 306pp, 6pp adverts. Rebound in full goatskin by Temple Bookbinders, raised bands, spine in six panels, title in gilt to second, author to third and illustrator to fourth panel, covers with single fillet border, upper cover with gilt device, gilt to inner dentelles, a.e.g. with leaf and gilt endpapers. Externally near fine, internally occasional light foxing, but generally bright and clean. Original cloth from upper cover and spine bound in to rear. Complete with eight tissue-guarded colour plates by Robinson. First Edition. Full Goatskin. Very Good. Illus. by Robinson, Charles. 8vo.

      [Bookseller: Temple Rare Books]
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        Complete Works of Alfred Lord Tennyson

      London: Macmillan and Company, 1911. Full red morocco gilt-tooled binding (unsigned). Gorgeous fore-edge painting by Martin Frost of six women sitting in a garden with a minstrel (holding a mandolin). Fine.

      [Bookseller: Nudelman Rare Books]
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      1911. London: Frederick Warne and Co., 1911. Original dark green paper boards with arched pictorial onlay. First Edition of these adventures of Timmy Tiptoes (and his wife Goody), grey squirrels trying to get nuts collected and stored up for the oncoming winter. Timmy is wrongly accused of stealing other squirrels&#39; nuts and is thrown through a tree-hole into his and Goody&#39;s nut storehouse -- where he gets sidetracked and eats so many of the nuts that he becomes too fat to get out. The presence of chipmunks and a bear in this tale have led to speculation that the author had American children in mind when she wrote and illustrated this book.~Customers could buy TIMMY TIPTOES either in light brown or dark green paper boards, priced at 1/-, or in decorated cloth, at 1/6. This copy is in dark green boards, and is near-fine (the slightest of wear at a couple of corners, very faint scuffing on the rear board). This is remarkable condition for fragile paper-covered boards intended for children&#39;s use. Linder pp 208-209 and p. 429; Quinby 20.

      [Bookseller: Sumner & Stillman]
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        The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes

      London: Frederick Warne and Co., 1911., 1911. First Edition. pp. 81. Illustrated with 27 coloured plates. Publisher&#39;s brown paper-covered boards, illustration laid-down to upper. Inner upper hinge cracked; edges dusty. A very attractive copy.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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      Published by Frederick Warne & Co., 1911. 1st edition.. Hardback. Very Good. Illustrated by Potter, Beatrix. Very good condition with no wrapper. Dark green boards. White titles. Pictorial onlay to front. Colour illustrations. Small format. 84 numbered pages. Externally bright and clean. Verso of front endpaper has remains of pencil inscription with small tear hole. Dated to title page, with all rights reserved at bottom of title page. Light browning to pages, but still a lovely copy! [R]

      [Bookseller: Stella & Rose's Books]
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        Simplicissimus. Begründet von Albert Langen und Th. Th. Heine. XVI. Jahrgang. April 1911 - März 1912

      München, 1911 - 1912.. 2 Bände. Mit vielen teils farbigen Abbildungen. V, 444 S.; VI, SS. 445-912. Illustr. OLwd. mit farbiger Deckelillustration (Bulldogge) von Th. Th. Heine. Folio. Mit den Beiblättern: Agadir, ein Hundstags-Traum; Der Münchner im Himmel (von Ludwig Thoma und Olaf Gulbransson); Im Seebad; Das neie Barlahmend von Jozef Filser u.a., 4 Bilderbögen und der Karnevalsnummer. - Etwas bestoßen.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Turszynski]
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        The Holy Bible. Containing the Old and New Testaments and the Apocrypha

      London: The Ballantyne Press, n.d. (c.1911)., 1911. 3 volumes; large 8vo. Bound by Zaehnsdorf in full purple calf with gilt titles and gilt tooling to spines, elaborate device of onlay green leather and gilt to centre of boards with gilt rule, purple end papers with dentelle, all edges gilt. Etching frontispiece to each volume; generously illustrated with colour plates. Spines a little faded to brown. A literary version of the Bible, unusual and very attractive, held in a protective blue cloth slipcase.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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