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      London: Hodder and Stoughton. 1913. First edition with these illustrations. First edition with these illustrations. Signed Limited Edition. Quarto. Publisher's original full vellum with titles and vignette in gilt to the upper board and spine. Top edge gilt. Illustrated with a frontispiece and 20 further mounted colour plates by Frank Reynolds, each plate with a captioned tissue guard. An excellent near fine copy, the binding square and firm, the vellum and gilt bright with a little faint grey spotting at the extremities. One of the original silk ties is loosely laid in. The contents are entirely complete clean throughout and without previous owner's inscriptions or stamps. Light spotting to the text block edge. All plates are present as called for and in fine condition, without creasing. A lovely copy. This edition deluxe is limited to only 350 copies, of which this is number 50 and signed by the artist Frank Reynolds on the limitation page. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers.

      [Bookseller: Lucius Books]
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        Deuxième livre pour l enseignement des langues modernes. Partie française pour adultes (Nouvelle édition américaine revue et complètement remaniée).

      Siegfried Cronbach, Berlín 1913 - Características: Pasta dura en tela editorial. Estado regular. Desgaste general en las tapas que están un poco sucias; los extremos del lomo están desgastados. La portada está ligeramente despegada del lomo, al interior. Las esquinas de las tapas están raspadas. Letras estampadas doradas en la portada y el lomo. Grecas estampadas en relieve en ambas tapas. Cantos limpios. Nombre del propietario anterior. El libro está considerablemente anotado por el propietario anterior, en su mayoría con lápiz. Las páginas llevan amplios márgenes, van sin cornisa y tienen los folios en el centro del margen superior. 153 pp. más publicidad de la escuela, que también se encuentra al principio. (20.5 x 14.5 cm). Peso: La librería ofrece por tiempo limitado un descuento del 25%. El precio original de este ejemplar era de 26.44 EUR

      [Bookseller: Carlos Héctor García Toscano]
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        Seven Keys to Baldpate (Signed First Edition)

      Bobbs-Merrill, New York 1913 - First Edition. SIGNED by Biggers on the front endpaper. Near Fine lacking dust jacket. Gilt intact on front board and spine, tissue guard frontis intact. Neat owner stamp to front endpaper, else a lovely copy of the author's first book. Housed in a custom paper slipcase. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc., ABAA]
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        The Mystery of Fu Manchu

      London: Methuen & Co, 1913. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Signed. First British edition, first printing. Presentation copy signed by Sax Rohmer on the half title page, inscribed to Robert M. McBride, a partner in McBride, Nast and Co., who was responsible for publishing the first American edition of this book. The inscription reads "To R. M. McBride with cordial good wishes." Recent half red leather binding over red cloth, marbled end sheets. 308pp, 8, 31. Pages toned, edge of page block with light scratches and light staining to top edge, contents Very Good. A nice presentation of the first British edition of the first Fu Manchu novel, signed by the author to his American publisher.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Cubismo e oltre. Con illustrazioni di Paul Cezanne, Pablo Picasso, Georges Braque, Ardengo Soffici, Umberto Boccioni, Carlo D. Carrà

      Libreria della Voce, 1913. Brossura editoriale con xilografia dell'autore in b/n al piatto, 8 tavole in b/n fuori testo con disegni di: Cezanne, Picasso, Braque, Boccioni, Carrà e dello stesso Soffici, volume parzialmente intonso, qualche piccolo difetto e fioriture alla brossura e una mancanza al dorso. Nonostante qualche piccolo strappo e una piccola mancanza alle prime pagine si conserva in stato molto buono.

      [Bookseller: Librisenzadata rari antichi riviste d'ep]
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        The Mystery of Fu Manchu

      Methuen & Co. 1913 - First British edition, first printing. Presentation copy signed by Sax Rohmer on the half title page, inscribed to Robert M. McBride, a partner in McBride, Nast and Co., who was responsible for publishing the first American edition of this book. The inscription reads "To R. M. McBride with cordial good wishes." Recent half red leather binding over red cloth, marbled end sheets. 308pp, 8, 31. Pages toned, edge of page block with light scratches and light staining to top edge, contents Very Good. A nice presentation of the first British edition of the first Fu Manchu novel, signed by the author to his American publisher. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Hunting the Elephant in Africa and Other Recollections of Thirteen Years' Wanderings.

      New York: The Macmillan Company,, 1913. With an Introduction by Colonel Theodore Roosevelt. Octavo. Original blue cloth, spine lettered and double-ruled in gilt, boards double-ruled in blind with block of a gazelle skull gilt to front. Half-tone photographic frontispiece, 15 similar plates, folding table. Bookplate of Lincoln Ellsworth to front pastedown. Headcaps and tips very lightly rubbed. A superb copy, partly unopened. First US edition of this "preeminent elephant hunting title" (Czech), a lovely copy, from the collection of American polar explorer Lincoln Ellsworth (1880-1951), leader of the first trans-Arctic and trans-Antarctic aerial crossings, with his bookplate to the front pastedown. Stigand (1877-1919) was commissioned into the Royal West Kent Regiment in 1899, serving in Burma and Somaliland before travelling to British East Africa with the King's African Rifles in 1901. He joined the Egyptian Army in 1910 and was given control of the Lado Enclave on the Upper White Nile, later serving as governor of the entire Upper Nile province from 1917 to 1918. In 1919 he was appointed governor of Mongalla, modern-day South Sudan, and was killed on patrol the same year during the Aliab Dinka uprising. He published a number of hunting books, the present title describing his activities in British East Africa, North Eastern Rhodesia, Nyasaland, and Lado, and includes chapters on rhinoceros, buffalo and lion in addition to elephant. This edition appeared in the same year as the first, UK edition.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Big Game Shooting in India, Burma, and Somaliland

      London: Horace Cox, 1913. First Edition. Hardcover. VG+ to near Fine. 282 pp, ill. Deco end papers. Himalayan brown bear, ibex, buffalo, tiger. Asia and Africa hunting. Very popular when it was issued and now rather scarce. Inner hinges professionally strengthened otherwise VG+ to near fine in original imitation crocodile patterned gilt and deco cloth, beveled boards, excellent reading. All Stockley books are popular and collectible.

      [Bookseller: Trophy Room Books]
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        Carnaval de Nice 1913 : La Bataille des Fleurs.

      - 1913. 10 tirages photographiques originaux (env. 8,5 x 13,5 cm) contrecollés sur cartons, numérotés et légendés à la main, sous portefeuille à bouton-pression et étui percaline rouge (étui un peu frotté). Série de 10 photographies originales de scènes de la Bataille des Fleurs du Carnaval de Nice de 1913. * Voir photographie(s) / See picture(s). *** Membre du SLAM et de la LILA / ILAB Member. La librairie est ouverte du mardi au samedi de 14h à 19h. Si vous souhaitez passer à la librairie pour un livre, merci de nous prévenir au préalable, l'ensemble du stock visible en ligne n'étant pas immédiatement consultable. *** Langue : Français

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        Rituale Romanum Pauli V Pont Max

      Editio Typica, 1913. Tapa dura. Bien/Regular.

      [Bookseller: LibreriaMariano]
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        Rituale Romanum Pauli V Pont. Max

      Editio Typica, 1913. Bien

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        Deutsche Sankt Georg Sportzeitung. Offizielles Organ des Reichsverbandes für Zucht und Prüfung deutschen Warmbluts, dem Reichsnährstand angegliedert. 42. Jahrgang 1941 (1. Aprilheft 1941 bis 2. Februarheft 1942) vollständig 24 Heften * s e l t e n

      Vollständige Ausgabe in solidem Bibliothekseinband der Zeit (schwarzes Halbleinen, Deckelbezug mit grünem Handpapier, Format 26,5 x 34 cm) mit Gewebeecken. 24 Hefte, beide Umschlagseiten jeweils mit eingebunden, diese mit fotoillustriertem Deckeltitel, Hauptschriftleiter: Werner von Hackewitz / Berlin-Steglitz. Je Heft 10 - 24 Seiten, Schrift: Antiqua, mit sehr vielen - auch farbigen - Fotoabbildungen auf Kunstdruckpapier und großem, z.T. bebilderten Kleinanzeigenteil. - Aus dem Inhalt: v.Knobelsdorff: Der Große König und das Pferd - Ein Tag bei einer SS-Reiterschwadron im Osten - Beobachtungen über das Begriffsvermögen des Pferdes (Landgestüt Marbach) - Bücherschau - Pferdeschau und Renntag in Tiflis - Die Grundsätze der Gebrauchsreitlehre - Die deutsche Pferdeerzeugung und der Wandel der Pferdeeinfuhr 1913-1938 - Stallmeister Leopold Greff 75 Jahre alt - Hengsthauptkörnung und Ankauf in Breslau 1940 - Karlshorst glanzvoller Start - Ein weiblicher Kriegskutscher (von der Heimatfront) - Major Braune zum 60. Geburtstag - Arbeitstagung des Reichsverbandes für Zucht und Prüfung deutschen Warnbluts - Kavallerie-Spähtrupp im Einsatz - Turnier in Potsdam-Nedlitz zugunsten des 2. Kriegswinterhilfswerks - Dressurarbeit bei Eis und Schnee in Norwegen - Pferdezuchttage in Nordschlesien (nordschlesische Pferdezuchtvereine Glogau, Guhrau und Fraustadt im Bezirk des Tierzuchtamtes Glogau) - Französische Rennpferde in München Riem - Die Ostpreußen sind die besten - Halbseitiges Foto "Zum 20. April 1941. Der Führer und Oberste Befehlshaber der Wehrmacht Adolf Hitler inmitten seiner Soldaten. Großdeutschlands Wünsche und Grüße gelten ihm, dem siegreichen Feldherrn und Führer aller Deutschen" - Hoppegarten 1941- Deutscher Reitergeist im Warthegau. Ein Besuch bei der Polizei-Schwadron Posen - "Am 1. Mai dem nationalen Feiertag des deutschen Volkes gedenken wir in allererster Linie unserer siegreichen Soldaten und ihrer unermüdlichen Einsatzbereitschaft. Der Feiertag der nationalen Arbeit hat im Kriegsjahr 1941 seinen tiefsten Sinn erhalten . . . Mit unserem Führer zum glorreichen Sieg unserer Waffen!, mit Foto "Truppen des deutschen Afrika-Korps in Libyen: deutsche Panzer begegnen auf ihrem Vormarsch Kamel- und Eselskarawanen" - Nachruf auf SA.-Standartenführer Wilhelm Däther - Jungbauern, Studenten, Turnierreiter. Bericht über die Arbeit der Universitäts-Reit- und -Fahrschule Marburg (Lahn) - Neue Arbeiten von Alb. Hinrich Hussmann (ganzseitige, mit 2 Aufnahmen von Pferdeplastik). . . - Deutsches / Drittes Reich, Großdeutschland im zweiten Weltkrieg, Kampf gegen den Bolschewismus an der Ostfront, deutsche Reitergemeinde, Großdeutschland im 2. Weltkrieg, deutsche Offiziere zu Pferd, Herrenreiter, illustrierte Bücher, Pferdewesen, Wehrmacht, Kriegskamerad Pferd, Ritterkreuzträger als Wehrmachtoffiziere zu Pferd, Adolf Hitler, deutsche Kavallerie im Osten, NS.-Zeitschrift für Pferdefreunde, Reiten im Generalgouvernement, Reiterei, Reitbetrieb, Remonten, Pferdezucht, Ostpreussen, Pferdeeinsatz bei der Wehrmacht, Nachrufe auf im Osten gefallene Kavallerieoffiziere, Oberleutnant Georg Freiherr von Boeselager mit Ritterkreuz, NS.Schrifttum, völkisches / nationalsozialistisches Gedankengut - Gutes Exemplar, weitere Stichworte und Bilder s.Nr. 25728 ! Versand an Institutionen auch gegen Rechnung

      [Bookseller: Galerie für gegenständliche Kunst]
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        Arvorig (lot de 89 numéros)

      Sterenn 1913 - Lot de 89 volumes in-8 (14 x 21 cm.), revue au dos agrafé, plats illustrés, revue bretonne en breton qui paraissait de 1913 à 1926, nous avons la totalité de la revue sauf juillet / novembre 1913 - février 1914 - février et de juin à décembre 1919 - n°16 1920 - janv / juillet nov / déc 1921 - juillet 1923 juin / juillet / août / décembre 1925, la revue n'est pas parue en oct./nov./déc. 1914, il n'y a eu qu'un seul numéro en 1914 et pas de parution, en 1916 / 1917 / 1918, cette revue était destinée aux enfants (quelques illustrations in-texte) ; déchirures aux dos (notamment au niveau des agrafes), 1er plat du numéro 1 abimé et noirci, plats légèrement défraîchis, intérieur frais, assez bon état d'ensemble pour cette série de 89 numéros. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        The South Pole: An Account of the Norwegian Antarctic Expedition in the "Fram," 1910-1912 (First American Edition, two volumes)

      New York: Lee Keedick, 1913. First American edition. Fine. Octavo, two volumes. Published one year after the English first (and correct first) edition, and a Canadian edition. Publisher's navy cloth, gilt titles and spine rule, top page edges gilt, single rule in blind on the front boards. Maps present at the rear of each volume. Amundsen's party, aboard the ship "Fram," reached the South Pole more than a month ahead of British Capt. Robert F. Scott and his crew, thanks to the help of sled dogs, which eventually provided a food source, and fur clothing instead of the wool worn by Scott's team. Fine, with no dust jackets (presumed as issued). In exceptional condition, housed in a custom clamshell box. Fine.

      [Bookseller: Whitmore Rare Books]
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        Bibliotheca Indosinica 3 Vols

      Mansfield Centre , 1913. Paperback. UsedGood. Bibliotheca Indosinica 3 Vols. Some dust/dirt on page edges from long-term storage.

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        The South Pole.

      Lee Keedick, New York 1913 - First editions of Amundsen's memoir of the race to the South Pole. Octavo, original blue cloth, gilt titles to the spine and front panel, 100 plates, 5 maps (3 folding), and 16 text figures. In very good condition, bookplates. Scott's expedition to the South Pole was well-publicized, but his rival Roald Amundsen strategically kept the destination of his ship, the Fram, secret until the last moment. When the Norwegian finally revealed he was bound for the Pole, the backer of the British expedition opined that the Fram "has no more sailing qualities than a haystack. In any case, Scott will be on the ground and settled long before Amundsen turns up, if he ever does." There were crucial differences in approach from Scott's ill-fated expedition: dogs, rather than men, provided the raw power needed to pull equipment (they also eventually provided a food source) and the Norwegian crew knew to wear fur clothing rather than the wool used by the British team. Amundsen's party reached the Pole 34 days ahead of Scott. He wrote later in his diary, "The North Pole had attracted me since the days of my childhood, and so I found myself at the South Pole. Can anything more perverse be conceived?" (Huntford, 44). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales. Limited edition of 100 copies. Illustrated and signed by W.H.Robinson

      Constable and Co., London 1913 - Impressive collector's copy, suitable as a significant gift. Signed by W.H.Robinson under the l imitation. Exceedingly rare, one of 100 copies only, the smallest and rarest edition of all of the Golden Age Limited Signed Editions of the early 20th Century. Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales, illustrated by W.H. Robinson. Constable and Co., London, circa 1913. Finely bound in recent vellum, TEG, deckled. Tight solid bright copy. Profusely illustrated with 96 line drawings, many of these full page, and 16 full color lithograph plates under captioned tissues. Magnificent illustrations. Slight age yellowing to vellum, minimal very occasional very slight spotting, a very clean and bright copy without any detracting marks, without any previous owners' signatures or gift inscriptions, all of the lithographs in perfect condition, a beautiful book. Highly recommended title. Enquiries welcomed. Substantial heavy quarto. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        STAROSLOVAN. Vierteljahresschrift zur Pflege der altslavischen Sprache, Geschichte und Kultur. [8 Hefte. Alles Erschienen.] Mit 14, davon 2 mehrfarb. Taf. und zahlreichen s/w Textabb

      ŽUNKOVIČ, Davorin, Hg.: STAROSLOVAN. Vierteljahresschrift zur Pflege der altslavischen Sprache, Geschichte und Kultur. [8 Hefte. Alles Erschienen.] Jg. I, Hefte 1-4 (März, Juni, Sept. u. Dez. 1913) und Jg. II, Hefte 1-4 (März, Juni, Sept. u. Dez. 1914). Mit 14, davon 2 mehrfarb. Taf. und zahlreichen s/w Textabb., darunter auch Fotorepros. Kremsier [Kroměříž]: Verlagsanstalt, Buchdruckerei und Zinkographie H. Slovák 1913-14. 8°. 322, [2] Ss. u. jew. VIII Ss. (Inhaltsverz. d. Jge. I. u. II); [Titelbl.], 113 [1], VIII (Titelei u. Vorwort) Ss. Originale Verlagsbroschuren mit illustrierten Umschlägen. Kompletter Satz dieser slawistischen Zeitschrift des slowenischen Offiziers, Bibliothekars und privatgelehrten Sprachhistorikers und Ethnologen Davorin (oder Martin) Žunkovič (Schunkovitsch, Šunković oder Žunković, 1858-1940), der mit seinen Schriften u.a. die Verbindung zwischen germanischen Runen und slawischen Alphabeten verfolgte. Programmatisch ziert eine Variante des ursprünglich indischen »Swastika«-Zeichens, welches sowohl in der germanischen als auch der slawischen Schriftkultur Verwendung fand und später durch den Mißbrauch seitens der Nazis seine zeichenhistorisch wohl endgültige Zuschreibung erfahren musste, die Umschlagvorderseiten aller Hefte. - Die Taf. zeigen u.a. das »Wendische Runenalphabet», »Altslavische Münzen« (mehrfarb.), ein Fotoportrait des »Slavo-Authochthonisten« Franko Sasinek, »Die Handschrift von Grünberg« (mehrfarb.), das »Slovakische Runenalphabet«, das »Etrurische Runenalphabet« und kunstgewerbliche Gegebenstände div. slawischer Völker mit Ornamenten. - Eingebunden, in 8 Bögen am Ende der Hefte: Ders.: Slavische Runen-Denkmäler. Mit 3 Taf. und 102 Textabb. (Bibliothek »Staroslovan«, 1. Bd.) Kremsier: Slovák 1915. Umschlagrücken teils mit kleinen Fehlstellen, Ränder stellenweise leicht eingerissen, Papier etwas gebräunt, einige lagen lose; insgesamt sauberer Satz dieser vollständig seltenen Zeitschrift; mit der eingebundenen, und separat nicht verkauften Schrift »Slavische Runen-Denkmäler« kaum zu finden. Slovenska biografija (Abfrage: 9.1.2016)

      [Bookseller: Domenico Jacono - VdAÖ / ILAB]
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        The Custom of the Country

      First edition. 8vo., original red cloth. New York, Scribners.

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      Lithography in colour, printed on four sheets and mounted on linen (Very Good, slightly dusty, soft folds slightly scuffed) 123 x 142 cm (48.42 x 55.9 inches). - Lwów: Gruenberg (publisher) - G. Freytag-Berndt, Vienna (printers) 1913. A gigantic ethnographic map in Polish language shows the Polish, Jewish and German population in the Polish lands in 1913, after more than a century of Partitions between the imperial powers, on the eve when Poland re-emerged as a sovereign state at the end of the First World War. - A large ethnographic map, mounted on linen, shows the population of Polish people in the area between the North Sea and west Russia, with Galicia in the lower part. The inset maps in the lower part showcase a division of the Polish population on the language and the dialect (Podzial ludnosci polskiej na narzecza i gwary. Stan badan dotychczasowych), a percentage of Germans in the Polish land (Pochód Niemców ku ziemiom polskim) and percentage of the Jewish population (Procentowe rozmieszczenie Zydów). The map was made by a professor Józef Gruenberg in Lwow, today Lwiw in Ukraine and in 1913 a part of Austria under the name of Lemberg. In the time Poland was divided for over a century between between the Austrian, the Prussian, and the Russian imperial powers. On the eve of WWI Polish people had tendencies to regain their country’s independence, on the maximum amount of territory possible. The rebirth of Poland was confirmed in the Treaty of Versailles of June 1919. References: A. GAWRYSZEWSK, Polskie mapy narodowo?ciowe, wyznaniowe i j?zykowe, Bibliografia (lata 1827-1967), Dokumentacja geograficzna, zeszyt 4, 1969, p. 27, no. 48. Tomaš NENARTOVI?, Kaiserlich-russische, deutsche, polnische, litauische, belarussische und sowjetische kartographische Vorstellungen und territoriale Projekte zur Kontaktregion von Wilna 1795-1939, 2014, p. 196.

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        Les fleurs du mal.

      (Den Haag, De Zilverdistel, 1913). Ingenaaid met omslag, waarop een titel- en een rugetiket. In later papieren foedraal. (4), 308 p. Gedrukt onder leiding van P.N. van Eyck en J.F. van Royen bij G.W. van der Wiel in rood en zwart op handgeschept papier van Batchelor in een oplage van 310 genummerde exemplaren.l De Zilverdistel 5. Van Royen 1964, 1.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat Fokas Holthuis]
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        Gennem Wahhabiternes Land paa Kamelryg

      Beretning om den af det Kongelige Danske Geogtafiske Selskab plantagte og Bekostede Forskningsrejse i Ost-og Centralarabien 1912. First edition. Portrait frontispiece & large folding map, with numerous illustrations in the text (these both photographic & taken from the author's drawings). 8vo. Very good original pictorial cloth, gilt. 304pp. Copenhagen,

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        The Tale of Lohengrin Knight of the Swan.

      George Harrap and Co., London 1913 - The Tale of Lohengrin, Knight of the Swan.Here as a First Limited Signed Deluxe Edition, one of 525 copies, signed by Willy Pogany under the numeration. Publishers Deluxe original vellum with gilt upper cover and ornately titled and gilt spine, TEG, deckled, profusely illustrated with drawings and full colour lithographs throughout, unpaginated. Some light wear and soiling to vellum, spine slightly bumped, vellum tight and book is slighty splayed as is typical for this tall tight vellum quarto edition, all pages and plates are perfect, an excellent copy. Enquiries welcome, additional images available upon request. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        The Clue of the Postage Stamp

      Alex Thom and Co, London and Dublin 1913 - First edition. A good copy in cloth backed boards, rubbing to the corners with a short split to the spine and a bump on the upper edge. Pencil name on front end paper and title page. Browning to the end papers, but internally a very good copy, the binding is solid. A scare crime novel with a postage stamp affixed to the front cover, frontis and ad on rear board as called for. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Antarctic Days. Sketches of the homely side of Polar life by two of Shackleton’s men . introduced by Sir Ernest Shackleton.

      London: Andrew Melrose 1913 - First trade edition. 8vo. pp. xxi, 199; plates and illusts. inc. some from photos.; some spotting, else very good in the original cloth, gilt, rubbed, slightly darkened on spine. Signed by co-author George Marston to half-title. Murray and Marston were members of Shackleton’s British Antarctic Expedition 1907-9, the former as biologist, the latter as artist (he later joined Shackleton’s Endurance expedition). [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Central Argentine Railway. Map of the Argentine Railways, 1913.

      London: Waterlow & Sons, 1913.(). Large map measuring 124 x 103 cm. (49 x 40 inches). Mounted on canvas. Very attractive.

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      n.p.: , n.d. n.p., n.d.. Seven original signed drawings by the Jewish poet, Hugo Manning (1913-1977). Manning, who lived most of his productive adult life in Belsize Square, London, has been described as "a major poet with a minor reputation" (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center web site). Manning is also known as a short story writer, translator, and newspaper writer/editor. His drawings seldom appear on the open market, although two are known to have been offered by Sotheby's (2013) and three at Bloomsbury Auctions (2003). The present seven drawings offered appear to combine gouache and crayon. All are framed and appear to be in fine condition, with some wear evident to the frames. Offered as a lot only.

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        Politische Chronik der österreichisch-ungarischen Monarchie. Mit Benützung amtlicher Quellen hrsg. von Karl Neisser Konvolut folgender Bände: 1913 Heft 1-4 / 1914 Heft 1- 12 kompletter Jahrgang / 1915 Heft 1- 12 kompletter Jahrgang / 1916 Heft 1- 12 kompletter Jahrgang / 1919 Heft 1- 12 kompletter Jahrgang

      Wien Wiener Zeitung 1913-1914 6 Halbleinenbände der Zeit, 4°, zus. Über 3600 Seiten, Exemplar gestempelt, etwas angestaubt guter Zustand Erscheingungsverlauf: Jg 1910-1920. / Akribische Dokumentation des Zeitgeschehens in den Jahren des Untergangs der Doppelmonarchie Versand D: 9,00 EUR

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        The Decorative art of Leon Bakst. With Notes on the Ballets by Jean Cocteau.

      The Fine Art Society, London 1913 - First limited edition of 250 copies, with 77 fine printed lithograph plates within, many highlighted with gold and silver inks, a magnificent large folio in recent vellum over marbled boards, with portrait of Bakst, fascinating text by Alexandre Arsene and Notes on the Ballet by Jean Cocteau. Magnificent folio 390mm X 290mm X 65mm, TEG, deckled, on handmade English grey rag paper, each lithograph gilt bordered and set against a grey captioned blank opposite, some lithographs double-page fold outs, profusely decorated with additional line drawings within the text. Boards and spine in fine condition, a single plate with a short closed tear in the blank field near margin, never touching the main image, a few occasional insignificant marginal spots, slightly carelessly opened on the ragged deckled edges, a beautiful, bright, high quality copy of a sought-after rare Bakst art folio. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Tale of Lohengrin Knight of the Swan.

      G.Harrap & Co., London 1913 - Gorgeous volume in one of George Harrap's original rare and stunning bright blue variant binding. The Tale of Lohengrin Knight of the Swan, one of the first limited edition of 525, signed by Willy Pogany, American Artist of Disney fame. Spectacular line and colour drawings, lithographs plates, profusely illustrated tall quarto volume, illustrating Richard Wagner's opera. TEG, deckled, unpaginated.Fine, save a few minute, insignificant tiny marks to covers. Gorgeous clean and tight copy of this magnificent first edition, signed by illustrator Willy POgany, in fine condition and in rare bright blue boards. No notable evidence of previous ownership, the book is not faded, and yet this volume is over 100 years old. Highly recommended. Additional photos available upon request. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        LOVE POEMS and Others

      Duckworth & Co 1913 - First edition. Original blue boards with gilt titling and top edge gilt, in the dustwrapper. A near fine copy in a near fine dustwrapper, with some toning to the spine and extremities. Lawrence's first book of verse, his third book overall. Very scarce in the dustwrapper. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Le Grand Meaulnes -

      Emile-Paul Frères 1913 -, Paris - 1 volume. In-12. 366 pp. Reliure demi-maroquin bleu nuit à coins. Dos à nerfs avec date dorée au talon. Tête dorée. Couverture et dos conservés. Reliure signée ALIX. Magnifique exemplaire. ÉDITION ORIGINALE du premier et seul roman de l?auteur, mort à l?ennemi en septembre 1914 à 27 ans. Un des exemplaires sur alfa satiné, tirés spécialement pour l?auteur (n° 56). Il comporte l?ensemble des caractéristiques des exemplaires de 1ère émission dont le numéro 9-13 présent sur la page de la table des matières et le numéro 10-13 sur la quatrième de couverture. Par contre le prix au dos a été remplacé par un fleuron. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Romances sans paroles.

      (Den Haag, De Zilverdistel, 1913 [= 1914]. Verguld heelmarokijn met vergulde kaders op de platten en de rug (J. Brandt & Zoon, Amsterdam). Kopsnede verguld. (4), 52 p. Gezet uit een letter van Peter Schoeffer van Gernsheim en gedrukt door J. Enschedé en Zn. te Haarlem in rood, blauw en zwart in een oplage van 130 genummerde exemplaren. Stempeltje 'Ex bibliotheca Johan B.W. Polak' op binnenzijde achterplat.l De Zilverdistel 6.

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        Königsresidenzen in der Mark. Zweiundzwanzig Aquarelle nach Bauten preußischer Könige in Berlin, Potsdam und Charlottenburg. Herausgegeben von der Direktion der Königlichen Nationalgalerie, wiedergegeben von der Reichsdruckerei. Entwurf der Medaillons von Arthur Kampf, des Titelblattes und der Einbandzeichnung von Heinrich Wieynk, des Wappens auf dem Titelblatt von E. R. Weiß.

      Berlin: Julius Bard, 1913 - 3 Blätter, 22 farbige Lichtdrucke auf kräftigem Papier montiert unter Passepartouts mit vergoldeten Innenkanten, 22 vorgeschaltete Zwischenblätter mit Bildtiteln und 4 Porträtmedaillons. Querformat 29,5 x 37,5 cm, cremefarbener Original-Schweins-Ledereinband mit goldgeprägtem und verzierten Rücken- und Deckeltitel in Goldbordüre nach Zeichnung von Heinrich Wieynk, dreiseitiger Goldschnitt. Gedruckt von der Reichsdruckerei in 200 numerierten Exemplaren, hiervon trägt diese die Nummer 139. Herrlich farbkräftige Wiedergaben der Aquarelle in Originalgröße. "Carl Georg Anton Graeb (* 18. März 1816 in Berlin; † 8. April 1884 in Berlin) war ein deutscher Architektur- und Theatermaler sowie Radierer, Dekorations- und Landschaftsmaler. Carl Graeb studierte an der Berliner Akademie bei Carl Blechen und dem Hoftheatermaler Johann Gerst, seinem späteren Schwiegervater. 1838 wurde er als Theatermaler am Königsstädtischen Theater angestellt, gab die Stellung jedoch bereits nach 14 Monaten wieder auf und bereiste bis 1843 die Schweiz, Südfrankreich mit den Pyrenäen, Italien und Sizilien. 1844 bis 1852 führte er gemeinsam mit Johann Gerst ein Atelier für Dekorations- und Theatermalerei. 1851 wurde er zum Hofmaler ernannt und führte im Auftrag Friedrich Wilhelms IV. und seiner Gemahlin Elisabeth eine Sammlung von 94 Ansichten von Architekturlandschaften, unter anderem mit Motiven von Schloss Stolzenfels, Berlin, Potsdam und Umgebung sowie Charlottenburg aus. Anfang der 1850er Jahre entstanden auch drei Wandgemälde im Neuen Museum." (Wikipedia) * * * Vergoldung der Bordüre stellenweise etwas schwächer, sonst gut bis sehr gut erhaltener Einband. Vorsätze Text und Zwischenblätter etwas grau- oder braunfleckig, teilweise auch die Rückseiten der Passepartouts, sonst gut bis sehr gut erhaltenes Exemplar. . * * * Blick auf Bornstädt, Neues Palais und Belvedere, Säulenhalle am Schloß Sanssouci, Innenräume des Neuen Palais zu Potsdam (4), Die Communs zu Potsdam, Zimmer der Königin Luise im Schloß zu Charlottenburg, Blick auf die Nicolaikirche aus der Schwerdtfegergasse in Potsdam, Friedenskirche und Marlygarten in Potsdam, Auffahrtsboigen am Weinberg mit dem Winzerhäuschen bei Potsdam. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 4500

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      - 1913-1915 Juan Pérez Torres, Madrid Nº 1.: MÉRITO MILITAR Y TOISÓN DE ORO. 2 láminas, 223 pg. Nº 2.: CARLOS III, CRUZ ROJA, DAMAS NOBLES DE LA REINA MARIA LUISA, MARÍA CRISTINA (MILITAR), MÉRITO AGRÍCOLA, MÉRITO NAVAL Y SAN FERNANDO. 298 pg. Nº 3.: ALFONSO XII, BENEFICIENCIA, ISABEL LA CATÓLICA, MARÍA CRISTINA (NAVAL) , SAN HERMENEGILDO, SAN JUAN DE JERUSALÉN Y MEDALLAS conmemorativas de campañas y centenarios y para premiar servicios espèciales. 315 pg. 23x14 cm. Enc. en rústica edit. Algo de óxido. PREFERIBLE ENCUADERNAR. Para ver o recibir fotografías de los libros puede ir a nuestra web. (heraldica) [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Internationale Schwarz-Weiss-Ausstellung Wien 1913. Veranstaltet vom akademischen Verband für Literatur und Musik in Wien.

      Wien 1913. 31 S., 17 Tafeln, ill. OKart. (nacheinem Holzschnitt von Erwin LANG). Einband verstaubt, Ecken schwach geknickt, an beiden Kap. leicht aufgeriss., bis Seite 4 am unt. Seitenrand schwache Wasserränder, insges. gutes Exemplar. \"Der literarische Teil besteht aus Textbeiträgen von Peter ALTENBERG, Paris v. GÜTERSLOH, Emil Alph. RHEINHARDT u. Paul STEFAN; die Abbildungen nach Arbeiten von Gustav KLIMT, Egon SCHIELE, Paris v. GÜTERSLOH, F.A. HARTA, Berthold LÖFFLER, Erwin LANG, Emil ORLIK, Karl HOFER, Max LIEBERMANN, Max SLEVOGT, Hans MEID, Wilhelm LEHMBRUCK, Ernst BARLACH u. a. - Die Ausstellung zeigte ausschließlich Graphik, Aquarell u. Handzeichnuntg. Von großer Seltenheit.\" Versand D: 15,00 EUR Graphik, Österreich, Ausstellungskataloge, 20. Jhdt., LiteraturGraphic, Austria, Catalogue of exhibitions, 20th century, Literature

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        Dessins sur les Danses de Vaslav Nijinsky.

      Paris La belle édition 1913 - First edition. Large folio (40 x 28.8 cm). Title, 8 pp., plate with black and white vignette, 12 full-page coloured illustrations printed on rectos only, printer's leaf at end includes a drawing (possibly by Barbier - not signed) for the second picture of the book. Original pictorial wrappers. Fresh example of the first French edition, from the deluxe part of the limited run printed in a large format on japon paper. One of only 50 copies, signed by Barbier, Miomandre and the editor; very rare. 'The designs, although somewhat fantastic in treatment, do convey the impression produced by Nijinsky in his famous characters. The foreword [by Francis de Miomandre] is excellent.' (Beaumont) 'In his brief time, Nijinsky was the most famous male dancer in the world, a preeminence due in part to his extraordinary virtuosity. But it was not his virtuosity alone that made him such a powerful stage presence. As contemporary reports make clear, Nijinsky was a great and unusual actor. The ideal Fokine interpreter, he was able to expand a simple choreographic design into a rich dramatic portrait, using, in keeping with Fokine's dicta, the whole body as an expressive instrument. Nijinsky's influence as a dancer was immediate and huge. That ballet, nearly extinguished artistically in western Europe, was revived in this century is due to him and other great dancers of his generation, such as Anna Pavlova and Karsavina, as well as to Diaghilev. That male ballet, utterly extinguished, was also revived is due to him preeminently. Nijinsky was the first real ballet star of the male sex that Europe had seen since the retirement of Auguste Vestris nearly a century earlier. He initiated a renaissance.' (Cohen, The International Encyclopedia of Dance Vol. 4, pp. 646-8) Beaumont, A Bibliography of Dancing, p.6; Carteret, Livres illustres modernes IV, p.58. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        The Terra Nova Approaching the Ice

      Grey toned silver gelatin print on card, 450 x 345mm. The image was framed at one point and there is some wear to border of the image as a result. Stamped "HERBERT G. PONTING. Copyright." on the verso.  

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        Zeichnungen nach Wu Tao-tze aus der Gotter- und Sagenwelt Chinas. Album of Traditional Chinese Paintings by Wu Daozi [Wu Tao Tzu]

      Munchen: Verlag von F. Bruckmann A. G., 1913 - First edition, first printing. Large folio, slipcase size:54.2*51.2cm, plate size:52*49cm, wt:7.5kg. 12 text pages, 51 tipped-in plates with tissue guards, contained in folder. [Attributes: First Edition]

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      B.G.TEUBNERI, Lipsiae 1913 - BIBLIOTHECA SCRIPTORUM GRAECORUM ET ROMANORUM TEUBNERIANA INTERLINGUE In greco e latino, rilegatura editoriale in mezza tela, marrone con titoli neri, con piccolo alone al piatto anteriore e con usura da scaffalatura, pagine leggermente brunite da fattore tempo, polvere ai tagli

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        The Fly-Fisher's Entomology

      Liverpool: Henry Young & Sons,, 1913. With directions for making the artificial representation of each fly; and a few observations and instructions on trout and grayling fishing. With an introduction by the Right Honourable Sir Herbert Maxwell, Bart. F.R.S., D.C.L., LL.D. Illustrated with Engravings, and Forty-eight Artificial Flies. 2 volumes, large quarto (245 x 190 mm). Finely bound in turquoise levant morocco, lettered in gilt to spines, spines decorated with three fish in onlaid tan leather pursuing a fly with the fly, ripples and air bubbles in gilt, all within two raised bands, gilt rule to covers, green endpapers, volume I with top edge gilt, volume II with all edges gilt. Volume I illustrated with portrait frontispiece and 20 plates with tissue guards, volume II with 48 artificial flies laid onto deep sunken mounts which are mounted onto linen stubs. Title pages in red and black. Bookplate to pastedown, gift inscription from 1920 to front free endpapers. Spines slightly faded, rear cover of volume I faded at head, rear cover of volume II slightly marked. A fine set. Deluxe edition, number 139 of 270 copies signed by the publisher. First published in 1836, Ronald's Entomology is a classic in angling literature; this edition, mixing printed flies with artificial flies, is truly remarkable, even more so considering its custom fine binding. With the bookplate of G. Scott Atkinson, founder of the Greenwell Club and noted angler.

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