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        Collection of Two Original Photograph Views of Whitehorse, Each Titled:] Whitehorse, June 11, 1913.

      1913 - 1913. Two unmounted gelatin silver prints, each ca. 19,5x25 cm (7 ¾ x 9 ¾ in). Titled and signed "E.J. Hamacher" in negative. Minor creases and tears on extremities, with minor losses, but overall very good bright photos. Two attractive panoramic views of the young growing community of Whitehorse taken by the renowned local photographer E.J. Hamacher, who was later credited for accomplishing the most comprehensive visual history of the early years of Whitehorse. The photos taken from the clay cliffs surrounding the town show the main outline of Whitehorse with the Yukon River and the wharf with the sternwheelers in the foreground, followed by the streets, the residential area and the church; distant snow-capped hills of the Coast Mountains are seen in the background. "Ephraim J. Hamacher (or E.J. As he was commonly called) was born June 10, 1857 in Kitchener, Ontario and was living in Yakima, Washington when news of the Klondike Gold Rush broke out. He moved north, and in 1898 set up a photography studio in Bennett City, B.C. In April 1900 Hamacher moved to Whitehorse, Yukon and operated a general merchandise and photographic store selling his own prints as well as photography equipment and supplies. Hamacher became known as "The Whitehorse Photographer". He was involved in many community activities including hunting, fishing, curling and playing piccolo in the town band. E.J. Hamacher died in Whitehorse on November 1, 1935" (E.J. Hamacher Collection/Yukon Archives online). "Hamacher worked in Washington and Oregon possibly as early as the 1870s (Mautz, 1997). By the summer of 1898, according to Becker, he was left in charge of Hegg's "studio" at Lake Bennett while Hegg, P.E. Larss and others carried on to Dawson. Hamacher was assisted by Florence Hartshorn" (Camera Workers: The British Columbia, Alaska & Yukon Photographic Directory online, vol. 1).

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        Die Brautwahl. Musikalisch - phantastische Komödie in drei Akten und einem Nachspiel nach E.T.A. Hoffmanns Erzählung. Text und Musik von Ferruccio Busoni. Zweite, endgültige, mit der Komposition übereinstimmende Fassung. Szenen und Figuren v. Karl Walser.

      Berlin Bruno Cassirer 1913 - 55 Seiten und zahlr. Tafeln im Lichtdruck mit handkolorierten Figurinen. Eins von 200 num. Exemplaren. Dieses Ex. Ist Nr. 107. - Von Karl Walserim Impressum signiert, von Busoni faksimiliert signiert. Farb.ill. Orig. Halblederband 4° quer. - Einband und Vorsätze leicht stockig, sonst tadellos. - Nicht bei Riemer. 2000 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Totem und Tabu., Einige Übereinstimmungen im Seelenleben der Wilden und Neurotiker.

      Aachen, Leipzig und Wien, Hugo Heller & Cie., 1913. - 149 Seiten. Aussen und innen mit kleinen Gebrauchsspuren. Namenseintrag mit Datum (1921) in Tinte auf Titelblatt. Sonst gut erhalten. Wirkt ungelesen. Brauner Kopfschnitt. Sonderabdruck aus "Imago", Bd. I u. II, 1912/13. (Zeitschrift für Anwendung der Psychoanalyse auf die Geisteswissenschaften, redigiert von Dr. Otto Rank und Dr. Hanns Sachs, verlegt von H. Heller & Cie., Wien). Sehr selten. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 650 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Collection of five Flying Fame chapbooks:] Eve and Other Poems; The Bull; The Mystery and Other Poems; The Song of Honour; Five New Poems.

      London: Printed by A.T. Stevens. for Flying Fame, 1913 - 5 works bound in 1 volume, octavo (213 x 132 mm). Contemporary dark blue half morocco by Donnelley of Chicago, gilt lettered spine, patterned paper sides (showing centaurs, urns and pan pipes behind reticulated foliage), top edges gilt, blue endpapers. From the library of the Chicago investment banker Alfred E. Hamill (1883-1953) with his attractive "centaur" bookplate (designed by Thomas Maitland Cleland). A handsomely bound copy, the chapbooks in excellent condition, with the original pictorial wrappers bound-in. Colour wrapper designs and illustrations by Claude Lovat Fraser. An attractive collection of Flying Fame chapbooks, illustrated with Claude Lovat Fraser's delightful designs. All of the pieces here are by Ralph Hodgson, with the exception of Stephens's "Five New Poems". The Flying Fame was established in 1913 by Fraser, Hodgson and the bibliophile Holbrook Jackson. Fraser himself "was an authority on the news and ballad sheets, known as broadsides, from the seventeenth to the nineteenth century and in his own work he recognized the importance of visualizing design and type as an inseparable whole" (ODNB). [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Arthur Rackham's Book of Pictures

      Heinemann 1913 - This is number 975 from a limited edition of 1000 signed copies. there is a previous owner inscription to front endpaper, all plates and tissue guards present and correct, there some very minor scuffing to boards, no other markings, please see pics, paypal accepted, any questions please get in touch. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Souvenir and official programme: in connection with the arrival of the Battle Cruiser H.M.A.S. "Australia" (18,000 tons) (flagship of Rear-Admiral Commanding the Australian Fleet) and the Light Cruiser H.M.A.S. "Sydney" (5,400 tons), in Western Australian waters (Princess Royal Harbour, Albany) : Rear-Admiral Sir George Edwin Patey, K.C.V.O., in command

      Perth:: A. Curtis,. 1913.. First printing. Pamphlet. Very good condition. A scarce program brochure pertaining to the early Australian Navy, just three years after its creation in 1910 by the passage of the Naval Defense Act. The demand for an autonomous Australian navy, independent of the British Admiralty had been growing since about 1907 when Prime Minister Deakin had sought British approval, which was initially rejected. However, following the enthusiastic Australian public reaction to the visit of the American Great White Fleet, the tide had turned, and by 1910 the HMAS Parramatta and the Yarra were both launched. The commander for the new Royal Australian Navy was Admiral George Edwin Patey, Rear Admiral Commanding HM Australian Fleet, on loan from the Royal Navy. The brochure with first page listing 19 ships and 2 submarines, including the first and second ships Parramatta and Yarra; arrangements in connection with the public visiting the warships at Albany; a list of the officials of athletic sports; the programme for athletic sports (14 events including a wheelbarrow race); a center spread with large b&w photographic image titled "HMAS " Australia" Our Dreadnought" Battle Cruiser" with red, white & blue cord page marker, & with text at right and left margins; officials for aquatic sports and programme for aquatic sports; and general arrangements Sept. 20th - 26th. Other photographic illustrations in the brochure include: The Swan River, St. George's Terrace, Perth; apple picking in Albany; Queen's Gardens, Perth; Hannan Street, Kalgoorlie; The Golden Mile; The Western Australian "Ascot" at Perth; A View of the jetty at Bunbury; Perth's King's Park; Victory Quay, Fremantle. 8vo, 12 pp. String bound. Pale pink printed wrappers, title in black at front wrapper; rear wrapper with photographic illustration of 5 views of caves in Yallingup District, Busselton, WA. A bit bumped base of spine, wrappers a bit sunned. Internally, very good. Libraries Australia ID 24072493 one copy Victoria State Library.

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        Souvenir and official programme: in connection with the arrival of the Battle Cruiser H M A S "Australia" (18,000 tons) (flagship of Rear-Admiral Commanding the Australian Fleet) and the Light Cruiser H M A S "Sydney" (5,400 tons), in Western Australian waters (Princess Royal Harbour, Albany) : Rear-Admiral Sir George Edwin Patey, K C V O , in command

      Perth:: A. Curtis,. 1913.. First printing. Pamphlet. Very good condition. A scarce program brochure pertaining to the early Australian Navy, just three years after its creation in 1910 by the passage of the Naval Defense Act. The demand for an autonomous Australian navy, independent of the British Admiralty had been growing since about 1907 when Prime Minister Deakin had sought British approval, which was initially rejected. However, following the enthusiastic Australian public reaction to the visit of the American Great White Fleet, the tide had turned, and by 1910 the HMAS Parramatta and the Yarra were both launched. The commander for the new Royal Australian Navy was Admiral George Edwin Patey, Rear Admiral Commanding HM Australian Fleet, on loan from the Royal Navy. The brochure with first page listing 19 ships and 2 submarines, including the first and second ships Parramatta and Yarra; arrangements in connection with the public visiting the warships at Albany; a list of the officials of athletic sports; the programme for athletic sports (14 events including a wheelbarrow race); a center spread with large b&w photographic image titled "HMAS " Australia" Our Dreadnought" Battle Cruiser" with red, white & blue cord page marker, & with text at right and left margins; officials for aquatic sports and programme for aquatic sports; and general arrangements Sept. 20th - 26th. Other photographic illustrations in the brochure include: The Swan River, St. George's Terrace, Perth; apple picking in Albany; Queen's Gardens, Perth; Hannan Street, Kalgoorlie; The Golden Mile; The Western Australian "Ascot" at Perth; A View of the jetty at Bunbury; Perth's King's Park; Victory Quay, Fremantle. 8vo, 12 pp. String bound. Pale pink printed wrappers, title in black at front wrapper; rear wrapper with photographic illustration of 5 views of caves in Yallingup District, Busselton, WA. A bit bumped base of spine, wrappers a bit sunned. Internally, very good. Libraries Australia ID 24072493 one copy Victoria State Library.

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        Die Werke Friedrichs des Großen in deutscher Übersetzung. 10 Bände. Hrsg. v. G. B. Volz. Deutsch v. F. v. Oppeln-Bronikowski, Th. v. Scheffer u.a.

      R. Hobbing 1913-1914, Berlin - 4to. Mit Illustrationen v. Adolph v. Menzel u. zahlr. Tafeln u. Karten. Rote OHldr.-Bände m. dekorativer Rückenvergoldung, Marmorpapier-Überzügen u. Lederecken (Entwurf: E. R. Weiß). Rotschnitt. Minimale Kantenbereibung, Rücken ein wenig verblaßt, Deckel v. Bd. 10 etw. fleckig. Die Vorsätze wohl papierbedingt stärker fleckig gebräunt, sonst sauber u. wohlerhalten. Dekorative Ausgabe von guter Erhaltung. Seltenere Einbandvariante. gr.

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        (Berlin 1880 - 1957). Stehende Betty mit Äpfeln (Mädchen am Tisch). Tuschpinsel auf Papier, 1913. 24 x 21 cm. Signiert. Gerahmt.

      1913. . Katalog Galerie Neumann 23; vgl. Wietek 149.- Das gleichnamige Ölgemälde befindet sich im Schleswig-Holsteinischen Landesmuseum auf Schloß Gottorf.

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        La Nuit vénitienne. - Fantasio. - Les Caprices de Marianne. Illustrations de U. Brunelleschi.

      Paris, L'Edition d'Art H. Piazza, 10 novembre 1913. 1913 Grand in - 4 (24 x 31), couverture imprimée illustrée en couleurs et rempliée, 138 pp - [4] n. ch (table, achev.impr) livre inséré dans un coffret bleu avec pièce de titre. Planche en frontispice et 19 superbes hors - texte en couleur protégés d'une serpente légendée par Umberto Brunelleschi Tirage unique de 500 exemplaires numérotés sur Japon, signés par l'Artiste (n° 69), portant le cachet de l'artiste. Bel exemplaire.

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        Eigenh. Bildpostkarte mit U.

      Gastein, 10. VII. 1913.. 1 S. Qu.-8vo. Grußzeile und Unterschrift auf der Bildseite. Mit eh. Adresse.. An den Rechtsanwalt Friedrich Hetzer in Wien: "Wetter bisher schäbig, bis zur Möglichkeit[.] Heute endlich Sonne und Ahnung vom Sommer [...]". - Die Bildseite mit einer Ansicht des Wasserfalls in Badgastein.

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        Arthur Rackham's Book of Pictures. With an Introduction by Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch.

      London: William Heinemann, 1913. London: William Heinemann, 1913. FIRST RACKHAM EDITION. Large 8vo. (298 x 230mm). Publisher's grey cloth titled and decorated in gilt, very good with minor bumping and scuffing to extremities and a little discolouration to the spine, clean and sharp. In a good dustwrapper repaired and reinforced with tape to inside hinges, chipped and creased to extremities with some shallow loss. Front inner hinge cracked. A presentable copy of a sumptuously decorated book. 44 full-page mounted colour-plate illustrations, captioned tissues, 10 drawings in black and white. Includes colour plates from/of the following; Jack Frost, Mother Goose, The Frog Prince, Puss in Boots, Jack & the Beanstalk, Santa Claus, The Snow Queen, and Jack the Giant Killer.

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        The Dry-Fly Man's Handbook. A Complete Manual. Including The Fisherman's Entomology and the Making and Management of a Fishery

      London: George Routledge, 1913. First combined edition. With 44 plates, mostly photogravures on mounted India proof paper, and additional illustrations in the text. Extra-illustrated with a map of Lough Arrow, a photograph, newspaper clippings mounted on interleaved sheets, and an inserted hackle. 1 vols. 4to. Contemporary pigskin, rebacked preserving original spine. Fine. In a cloth folding box. First combined edition. With 44 plates, mostly photogravures on mounted India proof paper, and additional illustrations in the text. Extra-illustrated with a map of Lough Arrow, a photograph, newspaper clippings mounted on interleaved sheets, and an inserted hackle. 1 vols. 4to. Presentation Copy to John Henderson, With Correspondence. AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY to angling author and master fly tyer John Henderson (senior) who contributed a chapter "Dry-Fly on Lough Arrow" (an outstanding trout fishery in Ireland) illustrated with three photogravure plates from his negatives. Several of the inserted newspaper clippings, including reviews of the book, mention Henderson's flies & his technical innovations. With nine inserted autograph letters from Halford to Henderson, ranging in date from October 1911 to May 1913, and dealing with the book's publication, the illustrations, fly patterns etc. Seven of the letters are loosely inserted; tipped in at the front are one letter and a note, returning the negatives used for the book and thanking Henderson for his "admirable contribution." With a small group of photographs of Lough Arrow and a brief correspondence between H.T. Sheringham and Henderson. With an interesting provenance from John Simpson, whose Honey Dun Press published John Henderson (junior)'s Hackle Book in 1982.

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        Classici del Ridere. Formiggini. Raccolta. 123 Volumi.

      - Genova-Roma, A. F. Formiggini Editore, 1913-1938. Stampata con estrema cura anche nella veste formale dei volumi (la copertina della Collezione è di Adolfo De Carolis), il Formiggini vi raccolse le opere dei classici di ogni cultura, di ogni tempo, che avessero una qualche attinenza col ridere. Così, classici italiani e stranieri, antichi, moderni e contemporanei, prosatori, poeti dialettali, commediografi si alternarono nella Collezione. Questa Collana, fin dalla progettazione nel 1912, fu da lui considerata la più vasta e la più caratteristica manifestazione della sua attività editoriale. La Collana, che costituisce una delle principali realizzazioni dell'editore modenese, è caratterizzata dalla presenza in ogni testo di numerose xilografie, commissionate a incisori dell'epoca. In essa si produssero nobilmente molti dei più noti xilografi e bianconeristi italiani (A. De Carolis, Emilio Mantelli, G. Doré). La Collana è formata da 105 numeri pubblicati dal 1913 al 1938. Noi ne possediamo 123 compresi il nr. 00 "La ficozza filosofica del Fascismo" e gli ultimi due numeri 106 e 107 stampati a Milano da Bietti. ed i seguenti doppi: n. 2, 4, 6, 7, 14, 15, 16, 24, 25, 32, 33, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 71, 79, 93), (numeri tripli: 62, 63, 64).Numeri mancanti: 51, 69, 74, 82, 96, 98, (101 - 102 -103 Le dame Galanti) 104. Buono stato di conservazione della raccolta. PAx [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Across Unknown South America.

      London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1913 - 2 volumes, large octavo (245 × 180 mm). Sumptuous Havana pebble-grained morocco publisher's presentation binding, title gilt to the spine and to the front board together with the coats of arms of Chile, Argentina, Peru and Bolivia gilt, and that of Brazil placed centrally and rendered in colour in gilt, and silver with onlays of blue and green morocco, all edges gilt, wide gilt foliate roll to the turn-ins, marbled endpapers. Slight shelf-wear, light scatter of foxing, else very good. Photogravure portrait frontispiece to volume I, and 170 other plates from photographs by the author, and a further 8 coloured coloured plates from his watercolours, one mounted as the frontispiece to volume II, full-page route map, and folding chart of the passage of the Arinos and Arinos-Juruena Rivers. First edition, presentation copy from the author, inscribed on the first blank of volume I; "To Sir George Lewis, Bart. with sincere regards of Henry Savage-Landor, London Oct. 3 1918." An account of Savage-Landor's hair-raising exploits in South America, from Rio de Janeiro: "he trekked inland into the Northern Mato Grosso in the company of an unruly band of porters who ditched his possessions and stole provisions whenever the opportunity arose. Several times they mutinied and demanded to be released from his employ, only to realize that alone they had no hope of finding their way home" (Howgego). Landor mapped the Rio Arinos, which he descended to the Rio Juruena, continuing to the Rio Tapajós, and entered the Amazon after a "harrowing journey" in which they were rescued from their sinking raft by a rubber planter on his annual excursion upriver. The party descended the Amazon to its mouth at Belém, then re-ascended the river to Peru, crossed the Andes to Lima, thence to Cusco and La Paz, and back to the Pacific at Antofagasta; "There he shipped to Valparaiso, crossed the Andes for the fourth time and made his way overland to Buenos Ayres. The total distance was reckoned by Landor to be 13,750 miles." Savage-Landor was one of the last explorers in the grand style; "Landor's want of training and his impatience to press on with all speed made him an unreliable surveyor, and there were those who impugned the veracity of his hair-raising escapes; but in energy and resourcefulness, in courage and power of endurance, he was the equal of any of the previous generation of great explorers. He scorned special equipment and commonly appeared on a mountain or in a jungle as he would in Bond Street. His contempt for ropes and nailed boots nearly cost him his life mountaineering on several occasions" (ODNB). A superb copy of this remarkable narrative. Howgego IV, L6 (C).

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        Irish Home Rule, together with The Liberal Government and Naval Policy. Speeches delivered by the Rt.Hon.Winston Churchill, M.P., First Lord of The Admiralty (March 1912)

      London: The Liberal Publication Department, 1913., 1913. FIRST EDITIONS. Two rare pamphlets. Bound in an annual volume of similar works entitled 'Publications for the Year', with new general title page, in publisher's utitlity binding of quarter green morocco over boards, titled in gilt to spine. Shows some wear, rubbed at joints, chipped to head of spine. Complete with 18 other speeches on subjects including Home Rule, Free Trade, The House of Lords, and International Relations and Armaments. Includes speeches by Asquith and Lloyd George, a folding colour map of Ulster and a collection of Liberal leaflets. Irish Home Rule with front and rear cover bound in; 16pp: The Liberal Government with both covers bound in; 24pp. Scarce first publications of two seminal Churchill speeches; the former being is Churchill's controversial speech in Belfast supporting Irish Home Rule; the latter being his speech to the Commons (his debut address as First Lord of the Admiralty) introducing the Navy budget and setting British strategy to counter Germany in the naval arms race. These two orations items from Churchill's early political career are bound with contemporary speeches which show them in context with other pressing issues of the period. . Woods A20(a), & A21. See also Cohen.

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        The South Pole. An Account of the Norwegian Antarctic Expedition in the "Fram," 1910-1912. With maps and numerous illustrations. 2 volumes

      New York: Lee Keedick, 1913. Frontis, xxxv, 392p, illustrations, map; frontis, x, 449p, illustrations, maps, index. 23.5cm. First American edition. Bound in blue cloth with gilt titling; gilt top edge. Minor wear to the spine ends and corners; few very small spots on the spine of volume 1; deckled edges are toned; mild foxing; prior owner's neat signature and note . An attractive set with bright covers and titling in very good condition.

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        Speeches, Inscribed by O.W. Holmes

      1913. Inscribed by O.W. Holmes Holmes, Oliver Wendell [1841-1935]. Speeches. Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1913. vi, 103 pp. Original printed paper boards. Light soiling, somewhat heavier on spine, corners and spine ends bumped. Author inscription to front free endpaper, light toning to text. * Reissue of the first edition, 1891. Inscribed by Holmes, this book appears to have been sent as a gift to a third party. The inscription reads: "From O.W. Holmes/ Decauter/ [1]913/ [continued in another hand] and John Pauley [?]/ to George A. Lawrence, Jr./ of Illinois/ with best wishes for/ Christmas and the New Year. This work includes the following speeches: Memorial Day, Harvard College in the War, The Law, The Puritan, The Profession of the Law, On Receiving the Degree of Doctor of Laws, The Use of Law Schools, Sidney Bartlett, Daniel S. Richardson, The Use of Colleges, William Allen, The Soldier's Faith, Learning and Science, George Otis Shattuck, Walbridge Abner Field, At a Dinner Given by the Bar Association of Boston, John Marshall, The Class of '61, Law and the Court..

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        Illustrated Catalogue of The Remarkable Collection of The Imperial Prince Kung of China. A Wonderful Treasury of Celestial Art Recently Acquired by The Well Known Firm of Yamanaka & Company

      1913, Hardbound, Book Condition: VG, ex archival art library very clean and crisp with a few minor labels which in now way detract. Everything is here. Original gold-embossed cardstock wraps. Unpaginated, lists 535 lots. Many bw illustrations A wonderfully illustrated catalogue of a massive collection. This must have been an astounding sale! Each lot is very-well annotated. Payment for this item is by wire transfer or certified funds only.

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        Exposition d'objects d'art du moyen age et de la Renaissance; tires des collections particulieres de la France et de l'etranger organisee par la Marquise de Ganay a l'ancien Hotel De Sagen (Mai-Juin 1913)

      Paris, Emile Levy 1913 - Limited edition, No. 210 of 210 copies. Publisher's cloth portfolio, loose as issued. Cloth ties. Atlas folio, 47 cm. 80 plates. Lovely plates throughout, some color. Important art reference. See Bloomsbury, Ferrini art ref sale. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Die Pangwe. Völkerkundliche Monographie eines west-afrikanischen Negerstammes. Ergebnisse der Lübecker Pangwe-Expedition 1907-1909 und früherer Forschungen 1904-1907.

      Wasmuth, Berlin, 1913. - EA. 2 Bände . Mit zusammen 364 Abb. im Text (Photografien und Zeichnungen), 28 Tafeln auf Karton in Farben-und Lichtdruck ( überwiegend Photografien, einige Zeichnungen) sowie 2 gefalteten Farbkarten. Dekorative OGLn.-Bände XXI, 275 S. / 402 S. Gr. 4°. Einbände sehr gering bestoßenund berieben; Innen absolut sauber, ohne Anstreichungen oder Stempel, vollständig und fest in der 'Klammerung', selbst die Klammern glänzen noch fast wie neu. Wichtiges ethnologisches Werk auf Kunstdruckpapier in hervorragender Ausstattung, auch und vor allem,was die Photografien betrifft. Es handelt sich um die Original-Erstausgabe von Wasmuth in zwei Bänden. Sehr selten.

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        Catalogue of the Furniture, Marbles, Bronzes, Colcks, Candelabra, Majolica, Porcelain, Glass, Jewellery, Goldsmith's and Silversmith's Work, Ivories, Medals, Illuminations, Miniatures and Objects of Art Generally, in The Wallace Collection. Sixth edition, illustrated, with Additions and Corrections

      London, printed for His Majesty's Stationery Office, and sold at Hertford House, 1913. 4to.; XVI-278 pp., 1 h., con un plano plegado de Hartford House, y numerosas ilustraciones fotográficas, en láminas aparte, realizadas por William E. Gray y publicadas por primera vez para ésta sexta edición del Catálogo. Cubiertas originales.

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        Histoire de la Musique. Tome I: Des origines à la fin du XVIème Siècle. Tome II: Du XVIIème Siècle à la mort de Beethoven. Avec des nombreaux textes musicales

      Paris, Librairie Armand Colin, 1913. Dos tomos en 4to. mayor; X-651 pp. + 703 pp., con transcripciones musicales entre el texto. Enccuadernación en media tela.

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        Gennem Wahhabiternes Land Paa Kamelryg: Beretning om den af det Kongelige Danske Geografiske Selskab Planlagte og Bekostede Forskningrejse i Ost-Og Centralarabien 1912

      Gyldendalske Boghandel, Kobenhavn 1913 - frontis, photos, index, folding map (in cover pocket), 304p. Original green cloth. Small black image in center of front cover of a man riding a camel. 22cm. Extremities rubbed (minor fraying). Danish text. INSCRIBED on half-title page by Raunkiaer. Raunkiaer was 25 when he died from tuberculosis only two years after this account of his travels in Saudi Arabia was published. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        DAPHNE. Oeuvre posthume, publiée d'aprés le manuscrit original. Avec une préface et des notes par Fernand Gregh. Edition définitive

      Ch. Delagrave, 239 pp., Paris 1913 - Number 24 of 40 copies in Japan paper. Top edge gilt. Text in french. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Gurre-Lieder von Jens Peter Jacobsen (Deutsch von Robert Franz Arnold) für Soli, Chor und Orchester... Klavierauszug von Alban Berg. [Piano-vocal score]

      Wien - Leipzig: Universal-Edition [PN U.E. 3696]. February 25, 1913. Small folio. Modern quarter mid-tan calf with marbled boards, titling to spine gilt. [i] (title within decorative Jugendsteil border printed in sepia), [i] (list of cast and instruments), 3- 238 pp. Handstamp to foot of title: "Die Verkaufsstelle der Musikalienhändler auf der Intern. Ausstellung für Buchgewerbe und Graphik Leipzig 1914." A very good copy. . First Edition. Rufer p. 79. Tetsuo Satoh pp. 37-38. "The piano-vocal score, begun by Alban Berg in fall 1910... completed in fall of the following year, and printed by Waldheim-Eberle was issued on February 25, 1913 according to the printer's log of Universal Edition, in a print run of 498 copies, following an order of January 8, 1913 (erroneously, the year "1912" has been entered into the printer's log of Universal Edition)." Website of the Arnold Schönberg Center, Vienna. First performed in Vienna on February 23, 1913, with Franz Schreker conducting the Vienna Philharmonic Chorus and the Wiener Konzertvereinsorchester.

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        The Interpretation of Dreams. Translated by A. A. Brill

      New York: The Macmillan Company, 1913. First Edition, Third Impression. Hardcover. Very Good. First English language Edition, Third Printing; translated into English from the third German edition. Very Good. Pages toned. Front paste down shows loss at edge. Spine cloth toned, with light chipping at head and light rubbing to tail. Light wear to top edge of page block. Gilt stamping to spine lightly faded, though very bright on front cover. A nice copy.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        The great lord Masareene.

      London, White 1913.. 4 Bll., 312 S. Dunkelblauer Orig.-Leinen mit goldgeprägtem Titel.. Erste Ausgabe. Sehr selten. Mit einer kurzen Widmung der Autorin. - Einband leicht fleckig u. bestoßen, Vorsätze leimschattig, Schnitt u. insbesondere die ersten u. letzten Seiten etwas stockfleckig. - First edition. Scarce. Inscribed and signed by the author. - Original blue cloth, front and spine panels stamped in gold, edges untrimmed. Binding a little stained, some foxing especially to the edges and the first and last pages, endpapers glue-stained.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Eckert & Kaun GbR]
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        A Grof Palffy Janos altal hagyomanyozott kepgyüjtemeny leiro lajstroma Szepmüveszeti Muzeum. Kiadvanyai, 23

      Budapest, Hornyanszky 1913.. 72 Seiten; + Bilderanhang Broschiert. Buchschnitt und Seitenränder alters-/papierbedingt angebräunt; Einbandkanten bestossen; Der Buchzustand ist ansonsten ordentlich und dem Alter entsprechend gut.

      [Bookseller: Petra Gros - Versandantiquariat]
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        Söhne. Neue Gedichte von Gottfried Benn, dem Verfasser der Morgue. Berlin-Wilmersdorf, A. R. Meyer (1913). 16 nicht paginierte Seiten. Illustr. Orig.-Brs. mit einem Holzschnitt von Ludwig Meidner.

      . . Erstausgabe, auf bräunlichem Bütten gedruckt.. Gottfried Benn ist einer der bedeutendsten deutschen Dichter der literarischen Moderne. Mit der gedruckten Widmung "Ich grüße Else Lasker Schüler: Ziellose Hand aus Spiel und Blut". Nur in sehr kleiner Auflage erschienen und tadellos erhalten. - Wilpert/Gühring 2/2. - Raabe 24/3. - Lohner/Zenner 1,6.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Schmidt & Günther Einzelunte]
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        The Book of the Dead. The Papyrus of Ani. A Reproduction in Facsimile. Edited, with hieroglyphic transcript, translation and an introduction by Sir E.A.Wallis Budge. (COMPLETE IN TWO VOLUMES)

      The Medici Society, London, 1913. A new edition, complete in two volumes and with an extensively re-written introduction. Large 8vo. 704pp (over two volumes) + xxxvii fold-out colour plates. Original publisher's red cloth, lettered in gold at spines, with a blind stamped illustration to each backstrip, and blind lettering and decoration to upper boards. Top edges lightly dust marked, and with a trace of light spotting to top- and fore edges. A strip of very light partial browning to endpapers and a hint of very occasional spotting to some text leaves, accompanied by a few pencilled ticks to margins. Contemporary former owner name and date inked to front endpapers. A very crisp and bright set, housed in tanned, dusty and a little rubbed and torn examples of the uncommon dust wrappers, nicked at spine ends with several tiny slivers of loss and with a few tiny tears at joints. The Papyrus of Ani was acquired by the British Museum in 1881 and is the largest and best illuminated of all the papyri containing copies of the Theban Recension of the 'Book of the Dead'. The first edition of the Facsimile was issue in 1890, with a second edition following in 1894. This new two volume edition comprises a general introduction, with chapters on the History of the 'Book of the Dead' and on the Egyptian Religion; a full description of the Papyrus of Ani, plate by plate; the colour facsimile in 37 folding plates; and a complete transcript of the Papyrus in hieroglyphic type, with English translations, notes, and an index.. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.

      [Bookseller: Clearwater Books]
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        Interieur" originales Gemälde, Öl auf Leinwand ca. 90x76cm;links unten signiert und datiert "(19)13"; rückseitig Aufkleber des Thüringer Ausstellungsvereins und der Grossen Berliner Kunstaustellung von 1913 [Maße mit Rahmen 98x84cm.]

      - Das Bild wurde 1913 für 800 Mark angeboten, dagegen ist der jetzige Angebotspreis mehr als nur ein Schnäppchen.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Niederbayern]
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        A Los Toros. Album compuesto de 28 acuarelas originales des reputado pintor de escenas taurinas Don Daniel Perea con la explicacion de cada suerte en Espanol, Frances, Ingles y Aleman, contiendo ademas la Marcha de la Manoleria, de la Zarzuela, Pan y Toros, ilustrada por el mismo artista. [To the Bulls. An Album composed of 28 original watercolours by the well known painter of bull fighting scenes, Mr. Daniel Perea, with explanations [of the scene] on the opposing page in Spanish, French, English and German, also including "La Marcha de la Manoleria" from the zarzuela "Pan y Toros,â? illustrated by same artist]

      Barcelona: Hermenegildo Mirales, 1913. Third edition, 1913. original red cloth pictorially stamped with an image in white of a lace fan with cameos of a bull and two toreadors, pink and green carnations accented in gilt, lettering in gilt and black, rear cover with elaborate publisherâ??s monogram in black, all edges stained red, endpapers with elaborate traditional ribboned patterns. Edges very slightly rubbed, else fine. Oblong quarto. Illustrated with 28 full page plates in colour The book also contains four pages music notations for â??Marcha de la Manoleriaâ? from the zarzuela â??Pan y Torosâ?. The captions to each plate are in English, French, German and Spanish.

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        British Columbia - Sixty Years of Progress: A History *SIGNED, NUMBERED AND UNREAD, FULL LEATHER-BOUND COPY*

      British Columbia: British Columbia Historical Association. Hardcover. Number 216 of only 350 signed copies of this full leather-bound edition. Signed by co-author R.E. Gosnell. "Few publications, if any, of similar size and excellence have been produced in Canada..." - From Editor's Foreward. Part One is made up of 210 pages and eighteen chapters which constitute "... a survey of events from the earliest times down to the Union of the Crown Colony of British Columbia with the Dominion of Canada." Part Two is "... a history, mainly political and economic, of the Province since Confederation up to the present time." Part One is preceded by dozens of tissue-protected black and white portraits of individuals influential in the early history of the province, complete with their brief biographies upon the tissue. Part One is likewise followed by dozens of tissue-protected portraits of "Leading men in judicial and other capacities." Part Two is comprised of eighteen chapters over 226 pages, plus 5 pages of addenda. This part is again followed by dozens of tissue protected portraits of "Some of the men conspicuous as present day factors in development." Top edge gilt. Embossed decorations upon front board and back strip. Crisp gilt lettering upon backstrip. Marbled endpapers. Unread. Exceptionally clean, bright, and unmarked with no wear. Handsome suede leather exterior appears virtually as fresh as the day it was applied over 90 years ago. More a historical monument than a book, this majestic tome (over 14lb in weight and measuring 13" high by 10.5" wide by almost 4" thick) is ideally suited to life as a library showpiece or as a magnificent gift, particularly to a British Columbian of distinction. The vintage and exceedingly fine condition of this copy easily rank it as one of the most impressive volumes we have ever offered. . Fine. 1913. Limited Edition.

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        La ceramique dans l'art musulman.

      Paris, Emile Levy, 1913.. Imperial folio (405 x 474 mm). 2 vols. (10), 12, (2) pp. With 10 colour illustrations in the the text and 100 full-page coloured illustrations mounted on plates. Sumptuous dark brown contemp. full calf, gilt, covers lined in silk, with silk endpapers.. First edition of this monumental publication on Islamic pottery, no. 107 of 200 copies printed. All ceramics pictured within the two volumes are described in detail with place and date of origin as well as the current owner (mostly French noble or institutional collections). Includes a bibliography on the subject and list of plates. - Union Club bookplate. Contemporary bindings somewhat rubbed; hinges protessionally repaired, otherwise a fine copy, clean throughout. Rare. - Not in Arntzen/Rainwater.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris, Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        THE ABYSMAL BRUTE

      The Century Co., New York 1913 - First edition. 8vo. Publisher's original olive-green cloth binding with stamping in black and yellow on spine and front board bright. Scarce dust jacket with wear to spine ends and corners. A fine example. A boxing novel about a naive young boxer from the sticks who finds corruption in big city boxing. It was made into the movie "Conflict" in 1935 starring John Wayne. BAL 11945 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bartleby's Books, ABAA]
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        A Popular Guide to The Heavens

      George Philip & Son, 1913. Hardcover. Good/No Dustjacket. 1913. 96 pages. No dust jacket. Blue, pictorial cloth with black lettering. Slight split at front hinge yet binding remains firm. Noticeable foxing, tanning and handling marks with inscription of previous owners name at title page. B&W plates with star-maps. Mild rubbing and scuffing along spine with split along edge. Noticeable bumping, rubbing and scuffing to spine ends and to corners with noticeable rubbing and wear along edges and over surfaces. Marks and water marks over boards.

      [Bookseller: The World of Rare Books]
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        Neue, Gedichte.

      München, Georg Müller Verlag, 1913,. - 95(4) S., 4°, OKalb-Lederband mit goldgeprägter Deckelfilete und Kopf-Goldschnitt. Lesebändchen. Druck auf unbeschnittenem Bütten durch die Offizin Drugulin. Vorliegendes Exemplar ist die Nummer 6 von 50 der seltenen Vorzugsausgabe auf Bütten, die außerdem von Autor signiert wurde. WG 25. Gutes Exemplar in einem schönen Druck. An den Kanten etwas berieben. Fine copy , handsigned by the author. Limites for about 50 copies. Bounded in leather. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 1000 [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Uta-Janine Störmer]
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