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        Die Flagge. Zeitschrift für Seewesen und Seeverkehr - Organ des österreichischen Flottenvereines. Jg. VIII, N°. 1 Jänner 1913 - N° 12 Dezember 1913; Jg. IX, N° 5 Mai 1914 - N°. 9-12 Dezember 1914; Jg. X, N°. 1 Jänner 1915 - N°. 12 Dezember 1915; XI. Jg., Nr. 1-2 Jänner-Februar 1916 - Nr. 12 Dezember 1916; XII. Jg., Nr. 1 Jänner 1917 - Nr. 12 Dezember 1917; XIII. Jg., Heft 1 Jänner 1918 - Heft 10 u. 11 Oktober-November 1918.

      Wien, Selbstverlag, 1913 - 1918. 50 Hefte. Pag. OBrosch. \" ... knapp vor dem Kriegsausbruch [1914], hatte der \"Österreichische Flottenverein\" 44.617 Mitglieder. Er wurde in den vergangenen zehn Jahren von einem kleinen Kreis von Romantikern zu einem ernstzunehmenden wirtschaftlichen Faktor; aus einem elitären Club wurde eine übernationale, unpolitische Massenbewegung, die alle Zweige der Volkswirtschaft erreichte. Der Flottenverein bestand neben der Wiener Zentrale aus vielen Ortsgruppen; eine Ortsgruppe konnte überall dort gebildet werden, wo sich mehr als 20 Mitglieder zusammenfanden. 1914 waren es an die 200 solcher Ortsgruppen, sogar im Ausland: Abbazia, Adelsberg, Alexandrien, Antwerpen, Athen, Baden, Banjaluka, Barcelona, Beirut, Berlin, Berndorf, Bielitz, Bjelina in Bosnien, Bozen, Braila, Brcka, Brioni, Brünn, Brüssel, Brüx, Budweis, Bukarest, Cattaro, Curytiba, Czernowitz, Dresden, Eger, Franzensbad, Galatz, Gmunden, Görz, Gorazda, Gradiska, Graz, ... Nach der Ermordung Franz Ferdinands übernahm das Protektorat der neue Thronfolger Erzherzog Karl. Der Verein steigerte im Weltkrieg seine Propagandatätigkeit: Aus Spenden konnte er der k.u.k. Kriegsmarine ein Unterseeboot und zwei Flugzeuge widmen. Der Flottenverein hatte zuletzt um die 80.000 Mitglieder. Ende 1918 brachte der Zerfall der Monarchie auch das Ende des Flottenvereins; das Hauptziel, die Förderung der heimischen Seefahrt, entfiel. Die letzte Ausgabe der \"Flagge\" ist mit März/April 1919 datiert. Die stark geschwächte Wiener Zentrale und Ortsgruppe in der Schwarzspanierstraße wandelte sich zum \"Österreichischen Schiffahrtsverein\" und kurz darauf zur \"Österreichischen Weltwirtschaftsgesellschaft\" um. Neben dieser Vereinigung von Freunden und Förderen der Schiffahrt bildeten sich schon in den ersten Monaten der kleinen Republik in Linz, Klagenfurt, Salzburg, Tirol, Steiermark und Vorarlberg lose Gruppen ehemaliger Seeleute, die ihr Beruf verloren haben und sich um gegenseitige Unterstützung bemühten...\" (Zitat nach W. Aichelburg). - Leichte Gbrsp., etw. stockfleckig, tlw. angestaubt. - Selten. Versand D: 7,00 EUR Austriaca; Marine

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek]
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        Eigenhändige Postkarte an Willy Mayr.

      Hamburg, 12.9.1913. - circa 8,6 x 13,7 cm. 1 Karte gelaufen Postkarte aus Neustadt i. H., mit der Kirche, Bildseiten mit mehreren Bleistiftunterschriften. Löns berichtet von Stationen einer Reise. Bemerkenswerterweise finden sich auf der Karte auch handschrftliche Grüsse von Ernestine Sassenberg, der 24 Jahre jüngeren Lebensgefährtin von Löns, die offiziell seine Haushälterin war. Im Jahr 1912 war er nach Hannover zurückgekehrt - als seine Frau ihn wegen Affairen verlassen hatte, reiste er etwa ein Jahr umher. "- Gut erhalten, nur geringfügig berieben.

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        [Photo Album]: YWCA OH! Club - College Women in the Midwest

      Various Midwest locations. mostly 1913-1918. Small oblong octavo. Measuring 8" x 6". Alligator patterned cloth over flexible card. 110 mostly sepia-toned gelatin silver prints. The majority are approximately 4.5" x 2.75" with a few larger. About half are captioned. Small stain on one board, images with a little fading, very good or better, images near fine. The images follow a group of cheerful young women, members of the "Oh! Club" (possibly at Ohio University). The women are shown in large groups starting in 1913 at banquets, at initiations which includes a photo of all the women blindfolded, at a slumber party, a farmer's party, a Christmas party, a "Stag" party, etc. Many of the photos are of the girls traveling as a group to several Midwest locations: the Oh! Camp at Cedar Bluffs, (Nebraska?); at another Oh! Camp at Valley Park, (Missouri?); on a "St. Louis-Mazda Boat Excursion"; north of St. Louis at Chain of Rocks; at "Chautauqua" (which could be one of any number of places). In several of the images the women are dressed as men. The photos are dated through 1917 and show the women delighting in each other's company. There are photos of them in bathing costumes at various Oh! camps, hiking, and posing on a ship. A nice collection of photographs depicting an organization for young women in the early part of the 20th Century. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Autograph letter signed ("JThToorop").

      Nijmegen, 14. IV. 1913. - Large 8vo. 1 p. Concerning arrangements for his portrait of the Flemish priest and author Hugo Verriest. The board of the Amsterdam catholic artist's society "De Violier", represented by secretary Wentinck, commissioned Toorop to make the portrait. "[.] Ik denk dan het portret in Juni of begin Juli [.] te teckenen [.]".

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

      London: Hodder and Stoughton, n.d. [1913].. FIRST BULL ILLUSTRATED EDITION. Quarto, unpaginated. With 29 colour plates, including a frontispiece, by Rene Bull. Also blue border decorations and vignettes to every page. In publisher's tan cloth with gilt titles to spine. Red titles, and red, blue and brown decoration to upper board. Bookplate of E. G. Poyntz. Some spotting to prelims and light outer wear; one small tear to spine head. Very good indeed.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        The Tale of Pigling Bland

      London: Frederick Warne & Co.,, 1913. Sextodecimo. Bound in recent burgundy half morocco, titles and decoration to spine gilt, raised bands, original pictorial paper covered boards, original pictorial endpapers at front. 15 colour plates and many small monochrome illustrations. The occasional minor blemish, an excellent copy. First edition. The first two printings are identical.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Häuser in Paris. Oelkreide auf Papier.

      Um. 1913 - Bildgrösse:28x23 cm. Unten links bezeichnet und signiert. In Glasrahmen 44x40 cm. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Biblion Antiquariat]
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        THE INSIDE PASSENGER; A STORY OF THE CASTLES AND CAVES OF DALKEY ..

      Dublin: James Duffy & Co., Ltd., n.d. [1913]. Large octavo, pp. [1-4] [1] 2-118 [119-120: blank] [note: last leaf is a blank], printed in double columns, original blue-gray wrappers printed in black. First edition. "The mail coach from Limerick is overtaken by a snowstorm near the old castle of Bullock, near Dalkey, and held up by a snowdrift. Passengers have to get out and shelter in the castle. To while away the time they tell stories, each more weird and wonderful than the preceding, and all referring indirectly to the Inside Passenger [of the mail coach]. Towards morning the I. P., the coachman, and the six brassbound boxes are found to have disappeared. The story tells what befell on the head of this and how the mystery was finally solved." - Brown, Ireland In Fiction 1242, dating the book 1913. OCLC locates only 3 copies; no copy in the British Library. Printed in double columns in small but readable type. Spine ends frayed and lightly chipped, wrappers largely faded to tan, still a very good copy overall. A very scarce book. (#149750)

      [Bookseller: L. W. Currey, Inc.]
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        Grievances in Ireland

      Dublin James Duffy & Co. 1913 - A propaganda pamphlet issued against the Home Rule bill in 1913. Fifth Edition. Contains 6 Articles. 1. Dublin Bigotry; 2. The Scourge of Proselytism; 3. The Northern Babylon; 4. All Ireland v. North East Ulster; 5. Orange Justices and Juries. 6. Protestant Ascendancy. The rear cover has "some facts about Proselytism". A clean and tidy booklet. A touch of darkening to the wrappers only. 32 pp. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Harrison-Hiett Rare Books NVvA/ILAB PBFA]
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        Monumenti Vaticani di Paleografia Musicale Latina. Testo and Tavole. 2 Bände / 2 volume set. (= Codices e Vaticanis Selecti Phototypice Expressi iussu Pii PP. X consilio et opera curatorum Bybliothecae Vaticanae, Vol. XII).

      Ottone Harrassowitz, Lipsia (Otto Harrassowitz, Leipzig) 1913. LXI/280/4 pp. and X/130 Tafeln auf Karton / plates. Gr.-Fol. (ca. 36,5 x 48 cm), Original-Halbleder-Einband / original half calf, Einbände etwas berieben und bestoßen, Rücken und eine Kante des Vorderdeckels von Band 1 etwas beschädigt, Seiten teils etwas fleckig / braunfleckig, Bibliotheksstempel (\"ausgeschieden\") auf Titelblatt, ansonsten gut erhaltenes Exemplar, Text in Latein, / bindings slightly rubbed / bumped, spine and front cover of Vol. 1 at a edge a bit damaged, some pages a bit stained / foxed, library-stamp (withdrawn) on title page, else good, text in Latin, Versand D: 4,90 EUR

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Hagena & Schulte GbR]
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        Journals of My African Travels

      W E Thorp & Som: Maidstone, 1913. First Edition. Hardcover. VG+. Blackburne-Maze, C. JOURNALS OF MY AFRICAN TRAVELS 1913 UK 1913 London Privately printed for the author. 242 pp, 66 ORIGINAL mounted photographs. Top edge gilt. A very, very RARE work. Recounts author's safari to Uganda and Kenya. They took lion, zebra, buffalo, rhino, oryx, eland, impala. This is the only the second time we have listed the book for sale and have seen it at auction only once before. A VG+ copy (original spine experly and almost unobtrusively repaired at hinges) in original cloth, with gilt titles on spine and front board and gilt snarling lion on front.

      [Bookseller: Trophy Room Books]
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        John Wisden's Cricketers' Almanack for 1913 : 1913 Original Hardback Wisden,

      1913. Hi and Welcome to our Store. We have sold many rare Wisdens through WisdenAuction so we are listing a few more spare early hardbacks and a full run of 1897-1948 in hardback, please enjoy them. -------------------------------------------------------------------- This lot is an 1913 Original Hardback Wisden. 50th Edition! In Very Good Condition. This book is very nice, it has had slight restoration to the spine gilt and the hinges but it has done the book well, the front board is very nice with shiny, original gilt, the spine cloth is clean with a touch up to the gilt. Internally the hinges are restored and strong, the internal pages are very nice and clean with exceptional pastedowns, tightly bound and an excellent photoplate of John Wisden and tissue paper, small 1cm tear to page 131 but very nice inside.

      [Bookseller: Wisdenshop.com]
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        Ehrenpreis. Abbildungen erstpreisiger Tiere von den Wanderausstellungen der Deutschen Landwirtschafts-Gesellschaft Berlin, Dessauerstr. 14.

      Berlin ohne Jahr (um 1913). 48 Tafeln mit Lichtdrucken nach Photographien, lose in Original-Leinenmappe mit goldenem Deckeltitel in schwarzgeprägter Bordüre. Mappe teils angestaubt und schmutzfleckig, Kanten teils berieben, vorderes Außengelenk unten ca. 3 cm eingerissen. Wenige Tafeln am Rand etwas stockfleckig, Abbildungen sauber. Bei liegt ein Brief der Landwirtschafts-Kammer für den Regierungs-Bezirk Wiesbaden vom 27. September 1913 an den Domänenpächter Josef Fischer auf Hof Urselthal b. Hadamar: \"Wir beurkunden hierdurch, daß Ihnen am 14. Juli 1913 gelegentlich der Hauptstutenschau für den Regierungsbezirk Wiesbaden auf die von Ihnen vorgeführte Kaltblutstute der von dem Königl. Ministerium für Landwirtschaft, Domänen und Forsten gestiftete Ehrenpreis eine Mappe mit Tierabbildungen als Zuschlagspreis zuerkannt worden ist\". Die Tafeln zeigen Pferde, Kühe, Schafe, Ziegen und Schweine sowie einen Hund. Photographiert von der Kunstanstalt Wilhelm Hoffmann in Dresden. Landwirtschaft, Photographie / Fotografie

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        Lutze-Kolonialwarenhandlung: 3 prachtvolle Jubiläumsurkunden 1863-1913. Kalligraphische Gratulationsurkunden in Gold und Farben zum 50jährigen, 75jährigen und 100jährigen Bestehen der Firma. Dazu weitere Dokumente zur Firmengeschichte und ihren Inhabern.

      Berlin 1813-1913. - 1. Dem Herrn H. C. G. Lietzmann zur Feier des 50jährigen Bestehens der von dem Herrn Johann August Lutze gegründeten Handlung zum 3ten April 1863. 4 Blatt mit 4 aufmontierten kalligraphischen Kartons mit 2 Veduten, 2 Allegorien in Grisaille und 16 Eckvignetten in Bordüren. Kalligraphie von Ernst Schütze K. Hof-Kalligraph in Berlin. Violetter intarsierter und reich goldgeprägter Samteinband, 43 x 35 cm (lediglich Kapitale zerschlissen). - 2. Herrn Otto Weber, Inhaber der Firma J. A. Lutze zur Erinnerung an den 3. April 1888 den Tag des fünfundsiebzigjährigen Bestehens der Firma in Verehrung gewidmet von den unterzeichneten Vertretern auswärtiger Häuser. 2 Blatt mit Bordüre in Gouache, darunter 2 Ansichten, großer Vignette, Allegorien und Quodlibet-Zeichnungen sowie großer floraler Bordüre. Dunkelvioletter Samteinband, 46 x 36 cm, mit 5 großen vergoldeten und versilberten Vorderdeckelbeschlägen (durchbrochene Eckbeschläge und großes ligiertes Mittelmonogramm Webers; teils leicht oxidiert) sowie 5 Buckeln auf dem Hinterdeckel. Kalligraphie von Ernst Schütze, Berlin, Königl. Hofkalligraph. - 3. Herrn Kommerzienrat Otto Weber gewidmet zum hundertjährigen Jubiläum der Firma J. A. Lutze. 5 Blatt fester Karton mit kalligraphischer Malerei in Gold und Farben sowie 4 einmontierten Originalphotographien. Großes Seidenlesezeichen mit 2 Troddeln. Blindgeprägter Kalbslederband, 48 x 39 cm, über Holzdeckeln mit 4 metallenen Eckschließen, jeweils mit erhaben gearbeiteten Zierstücken und 10 (statt 12) Buckelnägeln. - Dabei: Berlinische Nachrichten. No. 72 vom 17ten Juni 1815. - 4 Urkunden mit eigenhändiger Unterschrift von Friedrich III. und Wilhelm II., Nationaldank für Veteranen, unterschrieben von Kronprinz Friedrich Wilhelm (1831-1888), dem späteren Friedrich III. an Karl Heinrich Gottfried Lietzmann (20. April 1863), ein ebensolches Patent an den Firmennachfolger Otto Weber (12. Dezember 1889), eine Bestallungsurkunde zum Handelsregister für Otto Weber (23. September 1906) und ein Patent als Kommerzienrath für den Kaufmann Otto Weber in Berlin (11. März 1907), alle drei mit von Wilhelm II. (1859-1941) unterzeichnet. Und weitere Dokumente. Einzigartige Dokumente zur Stadtgeschichte Berlins, insbesondere der Berliner Kaufmannschaft: Das von Johann August Lutze im Jahre 1813 am Berliner Schlossplatz Nummer 1 gegründete Handelshaus spezialisierte sich im Laufe des Jahres vor allem auf den Verkauf von seltenen, teuren Lebensmitteln, Delikatessen aus der ganzen Welt und Kolonialwaren, die mit Schiffen aus Afrika, Indien und Amerika kamen. In einer Anzeige der beiliegenden Berlinischen Nachrichten vom 17. Juni 1815 wirbt die junge Firma: "Aechte Braunschw. Schlackwurst, beste Brab. Sardellen, Maraschino fino und sopra fino, franz. und Frankfurther Moutarde, feinstes Provenceröhl, ital. Macaroni, Parmesan-, grüner und weißer Schweizerkäse, feinster Karavanen-, Kugel- und Haysan-Thee, beste Vanille- und Gewürz-Chocolate, frischer Selter-, Eger- u. Bitterbrunner, Warschauer Weizenmehl, frische Tisch- und Kochbutter und alle übrige Material- und Italiener-Waaren sind billigst zu haben Schloßplatz Nr. 1 Joh. Aug. Lutze". Die kleinen Vignetten, die die Titelblätter der Gratulationsurkunden zieren, zeigen beispielsweise ein hübsches Seestück mit Seglern im wildbewegten Meer, links und rechts darum die großen Pakete und Fässer mit dem Monogramm "J. A. L." und dem Davidstern, flankiert von der Allegorie des nackten Merkur als Schutzpatron der Händler mit geflügeltem Helm, aber auch mit Äskulabstab und Anker. Ihm gegenüber erscheint Abundantia mit dem Füllhorn - und oben sieht man eine prächtige Vignette des Berliner Stadtschlosses als Symbol des Hoflieferanten. In der Urkunde von 1888 erscheinen die Eisenbahn und das Schiff als Transportmittel für Zucker und Kaffee, überfangen von einer allegorischen Bogengirlande, die sich auf den Sockeln mit zwei Ansichten der prächtigen Berliner und Hamburger Niederlassungen des Handelshauses erhebt; darüber die Stadt [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Thomas Mertens]
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        VNUTRENNIY KRUG: O POSLENDNEI CHERTE?? I O SVERKHCHELOVEKE: DVE LEKTSII

      St. Petersbrug: Iz. Trud, 1913. Cloth bound in fine condition; Contents near very good with a pencil underscoring and marginalia.. Original Russian edition of The Inner Circle: About the Last Boundary and the Superman: Two Lectures; Originally paperbound, newly rebound in black cloth with copy of the original cover set into the cloth cover; 149 pages. Text in Russian.

      [Bookseller: By The Way Books]
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        Promenades littéraires, cinquième série

      first edition, one of the 3 numbered copies on China, drawing of head.About Alfred de Vigny, Stendhal, Balzac and Sainte-Beuve, Marie de France fairy tales ...Small marginal lack of gravity on the boards.Pleasant copy at all margins. Mercure de France Paris 1913 14x19cm broché

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        SCOTT'S LAST EXPEDITION. In Two Volumes... Arranged by Leonard Huxley. With a Preface by Sir Clements R. Markham...

      McClelland, Goodchild & Stewart, copyright 1913: Toronto, 1913. Second? printing of the Canadian edition, from plates of the US edition, with minor revisions and some additions. Thick quarto. Two volumes, black cloth, spines gilt lettered, top edges gilt, title pages printed in orange and black. xxiv, 446, [2, blank]; [2, blank], (xviii), 376 pp. Frontispiece portraits engraved by Emery Walker with tissue guards in each volume and folding map at rear of each. Volume I contains Scott's journals. Volume II contains "the Reports of the Journeys & the Scientific Work Undertaken by Dr. E.A. Wilson and the Surviving Members of the Expedition." "With Photogravure Frontispieces, 6 Original Sketches in Photogravure by Dr. E.A. Wilson, 18 Coloured Plates (16 from Drawings by Dr. Wilson), 260 Full-Page and smaller Illustrations, from Photographs taken by Herbert G. Ponting, and other Members of the Expedition; Panoramas and Maps." - from the title page. Book collated and all plates and maps present. The spine bears the McClelland & Goodchild imprint, but the title leaf bears the expanded imprint, making this printing between 1914 and 1918. Speaking of Volume I of this printing, Spadoni & Donnelly's bibliography of the M&S imprint states "Minor revisions have been made to the charts at the end of the reprint, and three new charts have been added, bringing the pagination to 446." Volume I has a bit of wear to spine tips and outer corners, slight cover rubbing, gilt spine lettering dulled but legible; cracked inner hinges neatly repaired; ink name to front free endpaper with date beneath erased; ink quotations of Robert E. Peary and Scott by hand to the half-title leaf; tears to folding map at rear repaired; tan soil spot to fore margin of pp 23-24; else a good, sound copy. Volume II has has a bit of wear to spine tips and outer corners, slight cover rubbing, gilt spine lettering dulled but legible; repairs to the map at p. 198, else a good, sound copy. SIGNED BY GRIFFITH TAYLOR beneath his printed name at bottom margin of page 198 in Volume II ("Griffith Taylor. 2 Dec 1935.") Taylor's report "The Western Journeys", occupies pp 124-98 of Volume II, which also includes his "A Résumé of the Physiography and Glacial Geology of Victoria Land, Antarctica" (pp 285-94). Thomas Griffith Taylor (1880-1963) grew up in Australia, entered Sydney University in 1899, and studied at Cambridge 1907-10, doing work in geology. Upon his return to Australia, he was offered a position with the Commonwealth Weather Service and was invited to represent the Service on Scott's Terra Nova Expedition (1910-12). Eventually running afoul of the Australian government for his views on immigration to Australia, he took a post as a full professor at the University of Chicago in 1929, moving on to the University of Toronto in 1936. He founded the Department of Geography at that university, having already founded the University of Sydney's department. An interesting copy, signed by an important member of the expedition and an eminent geographer. Note: 4 kg parcel, extra shipping will be required. Binding: Hardcover. .

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        President Taft hosts groundbreaking of National American Indian Memorial

      Fort Tompkins, NY, February 22, 1913. 9.125" x 12.75". "Bifold invitation on cream paper on card stock, typewritten except for invitee name handwritten in black fountain pen at top. With print of photogravure by Joseph K. Dixon depicting solitary American Indian on rocky outcropping entitled "The Last Outpost" at top. Invitation measures 9.125" x 12.75" and is in fine condition, with expected wear including central crease and peripheral smudges.The invitation reads in part: "The National American Indian Memorial Association extends a cordial invitation to Dr. Julius J. Sachse to participate with The President of the United States Members of the Cabinet and other distinguished guests in the ceremonies attending the official inauguration of the work in connection with the erection of the National American Indian Memorial at Fort Wadsworth, in the Harbor of New York ... " 27th U.S. President William H. Taft (1857-1930) officiated the groundbreaking ceremony of the National American Indian Memorial on February 22, 1913. Ceremony invitees included Taft cabinet members, over thirty American Indian chieftains, and our invitee, one Dr. Julius Friedrich Sachse.The monument was to be built at Fort Tompkins, NY at the mouth of New York Harbor, about eleven miles south of the Statue of Liberty complex further north. Monument blueprints featured a 165-foot-tall statue of an American Indian warrior to be sculpted by Daniel Chester French (1850-1931). Outdoor sculptures of bison and horses, a museum containing indigenous artifacts, and a library were also planned for the site. Although Rodman Wanamaker of the department store fortune conceived the idea and spearheaded fundraising efforts, the project stalled and was never completed.Dr. Julius F. Sachse (1842-1919) was an amateur photographer who wrote extensively about late-nineteenth-century photography. A war veteran, businessman, and successful investor, Sachse received an honorary doctoral degree from Muhlenberg College (Bethlehem, PA). He devoted much of his later life to photographing everyday subjects, as well as offering critiques of the field of photography and photographic clubs, this last under the pseudonym J. Focus Snappschotte. It is possible that Sachse crossed paths with Wanamaker since the department store heir hosted several photographic expeditions out West between 1908 and 1913. It was on one of these trips to document the last days of "the noble savage" that Joseph K. Dixon took the remarkable photogravure featured on this invitation."

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        THE VALLEY OF THE MOON.

      NY Macmillan 1913 Orange pictorial cloth decorated in purple and blue. Cream lettering on front cover, gilt on spine, 530 pp + (4)pp ads. Color frontis by Geo. Harper. Slight wear to spine ends and corner tips, light soiling to rear cover, still a very good copy Very good

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        Le Grand Meaulnes

      Émile-Paul Frères. broché, étui Édition originale (9-13 pour le corps d'ouvrage, 10-13 pour la couverture). Envoi a. s. : à M. Léon Bérard. Très respectueux hommage d'admiration et de sympathie. H. Alain-Fournier, décembre 1913. Avocat, écrivain, homme politique (député d'Orthez en 1914), Léon Bérard (1876-1960) était le grand ami de Louis Barthou. Il fut ministre de l'instruction publique et des Beaux-arts et précéda Colette à la tête du prix littéraire de La Renaissance, prix qui devait couronner Alexandre Arnoux pour son Indice 33.  Bel exemplaire.

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        North American Indians Being Letters And Notes On Their Manners, Customs, And Conditions, Written During Eight Years' Travel Amongst The Wildest Tribes Of Indians In North America, 1832-1839.

      Philadelphia: Leary, Stuart and Company, 1913 - 2 vols, royal 8vo (10” x 6¼”), pp. ix, (3), (1)-298; xii, (1)-303, (1), 180 chromolithograph plates including 1 folding & 2 full page chromolithograph maps (as called for in the List of Plates). Original black & gilt pictorial burgundy ribbed cloth, top edges gilt. Near fine clean bright copy. Sheets & plates clean, unmarked, complete. H7508 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        My Life In Sarawak & [INCLUDES White Rajahs Of Sarawak by Robert Payne]

      Methuen, 1913, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition, Signed by Author. Margaret, Lady Brooke, Ranee of Sarawak (1849 - 1936) was queen consort of the second White Rajah of Sarawak, Charles Anthony Johnson Brooke. She wrote this memoir, My Life in Sarawak, in 1913. Book - in Fair green boards with gilt lettering - some marking to the boards, slight bumping to the extreme corners and some wear to the top of the spine. Contents, some browning to the map on the free front end paper, some browning/marking to the occasional page otherwise clean and tightly bound. ALSO CONTAINS A COLOUR CHRISTMAS CARD TO THE RANEE FROM HER DOCTOR G P HOUGHTON 1884; LETTERS FROM RANEE TO HER FRIEND MRS JENNER DATED 17.11.1915 & 21.11.1915 A FURTHER 3 OTHER LETTERS DATED 1932 & 1935; & ANOTHER DATED 1931 FROM SIR COURTENAY VYVYAN, THE 10TH BARONET OF TRELOWARREN, CORNWALL TO THE RANEE. ALSO INCLUDES A COPY OF ROBERT PAYNE'S, THE WHITE RAJAHS OF SARAWAK FIRST EDITION DATED 1960 BOOK - IN VERY GOOD RED BOARDS WITH GILT LETTERING. CONTENTS, SOME SLIGHT YELLOWING TO THE TITLE PAGES & SOME SPECKLING TO THE PAGE EDGES. DUST JACKET - VERY GOOD WITH SLIGHT MARKING TO THE BACK OF THE JACKET & PRICE CLIPPED. A Desirable Collection. Size: 9 inches tall by 5.5 inches. xxvii, 320 pages which includes an index & a 31 page catalogue to rear. Illustrated with a map to the front paste down and free front end paper & 27 black and white photographs in the text. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Travel & Places. Signed by Author. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 9090.

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        A Short History of the American Negro

      New York: Macmillan. 1913. First. First edition. 247pp. Two pages at the end of the preface roughly opened resulting in small chips, else fine in a very good example of the rare dustwrapper with moderate chipping and tears along the upper extremities. An important history, virtually never found in jacket. .

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        Shooting and Deerstalking

      London: Faber and Faber, 1913. Limited Edition 1,000 Copies. Hardcover. VG+ to near Fine. 359 pp, profuse ill, and 102 full page photogravure plates. Folio sized. All edges gilt. Original publishers gilt stamped, decorated dark red morocco. Beveled edges. Gilt & stamped rules on front/rear boards. Raised bands on spine, rules & decorations in spine bands. Gilt inner dentelles, marbled end papers. Includes bird, wildfowl shooting and deer stalking throughout the British Isles and one shoot in China. Very light (slight) rubbing on outer hinges, otherwise a lovely copy with all gilt bright. Internally the book has likely never been read. A VERY heavy book. Shipping weight will exceed ten pounds.

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        TALE OF PIGLING BLAND

      POTTER. POTTER,BEATRIX. TALE OF PIGLING BLAND. London: Frederick Warne 1913 (1913). 12mo (4 1/2 x 5 5/8"), green boards, pictorial paste-on, corner bumped else fine. 1st edition., illustrated with color plates by Potter. Nice copy.

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        Researches In Magneto-Optics, With Special Reference To The Magnetic Resolution Of Spectrum Lines

      London: Macmillan And Co, 1913. First English Language Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Inscribed by Author(s). 1st Printing Xiv, (1), 219 Pp + 4 Pp Ads At Rear. Blue Cloth, Gilt And Blindstamped. Seven Line Inscription And Signature Of Zeeman, Dated In December 1924, To Alfred Lande (1888-1976), German-American Physicist Best Known The Lande G-Factor- And An Explanation Of The Zeeman Effect, A Far-Reaching Concept For Which Zeeman Won A Nobel Prize. Light Rubbing At Corners And Front Spine Edge, Gilt All Present But Not Brilliant, Very Faint Dampstaining In Upper Right Third Of Front Cover And Small Area In Upper Corner Of Rear Cover But No Trace On Contents; Otherwise Clean, No Fading To Cloth.

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        Prince Bismarck Discovering the Soldier" An Original Watercolour from "In Powder and Crinoline"

      1913 - Original pen, ink, watercolour and wash heightened with gold and graphite. 270x305mm. Signed and dated (1913) in the upper right corner. A fine and detailed piece in perfect condition complete with original frame and backing board with the Original Leicester Galleries label and exhibition notice pasted to the rear. Nielsen produced 26 watercolours for In Powder & Crinoline to illustrate seven fairy tales chosen by Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch. This watercolour illustrates the story, "The Czarina's Violet". LITERATURE: In Powder and Crinoline edited by Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch (Hodder & Stoughton, 1913) [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Margarethe Krupp-Stiftung für Wohnungsfürsorge. Margarethen-Höhe bei Essen. Erbaut von Prof. Georg Metzendorf . Text: A. E. Brinckmann und Beigeordneter Rath. Hg. von Hofrat Alexander Koch, Darmstadt. SIGNIERTE VORZUGSAUSGABE .

      Darmstadt : Koch 1913 - 4°. 103 S. Mit zahlreichen Abbildungen und Plänen. Gutes Exemplar der Erstausgabe. Einband mit minimalen Gebrauchsspuren und etwas angestaubt. Exemplar Nr. 14 der Vorzugsausgabe in Ganzpergament. Auf dem Vorsatzblatt eigenhändige Widmung von Margarethe Krupp , voll signiert April 1913. Frau Krupp bedankt sich in der Widmung bei einem Mitarbeiter für die für die Stiftung erbrachten Dienste. In nummerierter Kleinstauflage hergestellte Sonderauflage, mit Signatur extrem selten. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 700 Orig.-Ganzpergamentband mit Goldprägung. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        ANTHOLOGY OF MAGAZINE VERSE FOR 1913

      1913 - BRAITWAITE, William Stanley; [Editor]. ANTHOLOGY OF MAGAZINE VERSE FOR 1913. Including The Magazines And The Poets: A Review. Cambridge, Massachusetts: W.S.B., [1913]. 8vo., brown cloth & boards. First Edition of the editor's first such anthology. An anthology of contemporary poets, edited by a noted African-American poet. Signed presentation from Braithwaite on the front endpaper: "To Edwin Arlington Robinson, with Christmas greetings and all good wishes for the New Year- from William Stanley Braithwaite. Yule, 1913." A nice association copy. Robinson's poem "The Field Of Glory" appears on pp. 48/49 in the anthology, being first published in "Outlook" magazine. In his Introduction, Braithwaite writes: "Another poet who has enriched the magazines this year, after a period of silence, is Mr. Edwin Arlington Robinson, and in "The Field of Glory" we are under the spell once more of that characteristic magic with which he is endowed alone among American poets." The volume, which contains 47 poems, also contains the first book appearance of "A Likeness" by Willa Cather and "Trees" by Joyce Kilmer. Very Good (bit of darkening edges). $500.00. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        IN POWDER AND CRINOLINE, OLD FAIRY TALES

      (London): Hodder & Stoughton, 1913. Covers are lightly soiled. Twenty-four tipped-in color plates by KAY NIELSEN, with captioned tissue-guards. Top edge gilt. Head and tail pieces. A clean and crisp copy throughout with fine typography, wide margins. Top of page design carried out through the text. 164pp. Kay Nielsen (1886-1957) was a Danish artist who worked during the "golden age of illustration" early in the 20th century, along with Arthur Rackham, Edmund Dulac, Willy Pogany among others.. First Edition. Illustrated Boards, 1/4 Cloth. Light Cover Wear/No Jacket. Illus. by Kay Nielsen. Quarto.

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        A Little Tour in India.

      Edward Arnold, London. 1913 - First edition. Octavo. pp xii, 224. A series of letters written to various members of the author's family in the course of a first visit to India. The author died in 1916 during the campaign against the Turks in Mesopotamia.Prelims and fore-edge a little spotted. Two corners a little bruised. Very good in the rare dustwrapper which is very good, a little nicked and creased at edges. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Ellis, Bookseller, ABA, ILAB]
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        Die Ermordung einer Butterblume und andere Erzählungen. [Erstausgabe].

      München und Leipzig, Georg Müller. 1913 - Klein-8°. 17,5 cm. 210 Seiten. Original-Halbpergamentband. Grünkopfschnitt. Erste Ausgabe. WG 2. Raabe 58.3. Mit Zensurstempel auf Titelblatt. Einband leicht fleckig. Gutes bis sehr gutes Exemplar. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Lenzen GbR]
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        The Genus Iris

      Cambridge University Press, Cambridge 1913 - Large Folio. 245pp. With 47 coloured drawings, 1 coloured plate of seeds and 30 line drawings. In quarter dark green buckram, gilt titles, T.E.G. Some minor markings to boards, light rubbing to extremities. Edges uncut. Some foxing to end papers, otherwise generally clean and bright internally. Overall a Very Good copy. Heavy - additional postage required. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Kerr & Sons Booksellers ABA ILAB]
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        Photographic Portrait of Asta Nielsen

      - 135 × 85 mm. Signed and dated (in Budapest, April 1913) portrait of the Danish silent film actress who was one of the most popular leading ladies of the 1910s and one of the first international movie stars. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Földvári Books]
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        My Life In Sarawak & [INCLUDES White Rajahs Of Sarawak by Robert Payne]

      Methuen, London, 1913. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Signed by Author. Margaret, Lady Brooke, Ranee of Sarawak (1849 - 1936) was queen consort of the second White Rajah of Sarawak, Charles Anthony Johnson Brooke. She wrote this memoir, My Life in Sarawak, in 1913. Book - in Fair green boards with gilt lettering - some marking to the boards, slight bumping to the extreme corners and some wear to the top of the spine. Contents, some browning to the map on the free front end paper, some browning/marking to the occasional page otherwise clean and tightly bound. ALSO CONTAINS A COLOUR CHRISTMAS CARD TO THE RANEE FROM HER DOCTOR G P HOUGHTON 1884; LETTERS FROM RANEE TO HER FRIEND MRS JENNER DATED 17.11.1915 & 21.11.1915 A FURTHER 3 OTHER LETTERS DATED 1932 & 1935; & ANOTHER DATED 1931 FROM SIR COURTENAY VYVYAN, THE 10TH BARONET OF TRELOWARREN, CORNWALL TO THE RANEE. ALSO INCLUDES A COPY OF ROBERT PAYNE'S, THE WHITE RAJAHS OF SARAWAK FIRST EDITION DATED 1960 BOOK - IN VERY GOOD RED BOARDS WITH GILT LETTERING. CONTENTS, SOME SLIGHT YELLOWING TO THE TITLE PAGES & SOME SPECKLING TO THE PAGE EDGES. DUST JACKET - VERY GOOD WITH SLIGHT MARKING TO THE BACK OF THE JACKET & PRICE CLIPPED. A Desirable Collection. Size: 9 inches tall by 5.5 inches. xxvii, 320 pages which includes an index & a 31 page catalogue to rear. Illustrated with a map to the front paste down and free front end paper & 27 black and white photographs in the text. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Travel & Places. Signed by Author. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 9090.. THIS BOOK IS HEAVIER THAN THE AVERAGE UPON WHICH CHARGES ARE BASED AND SO WILL INCUR AN ADDITIONAL CHARGE FOR SHIPPING TO ADDRESSES OUTSIDE THE U.K..

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        A kis pillangó utazása Lesznán és a szomszédos Tündérországban

      , 1913. 1913. LESZNAI, Anna. A kis pillangó utazása Lesznán és a szomszédos Tündérországban. [17] pp.Illustrated with 6 full page colour plates, 2 half-page coloured plates and one coloured tailpiece. Folio, 361 x 255 mm, bound in publisher's cloth-backed illustrated boards.Lipcse [Leipzig]: Rosenbaum Testvérek, 1913.First Edition. A stunning and little-known masterpiece of Hungarian book-making. The Little Butterfly's Journey on the Leszna and in the Neighboring Fairyland is the work of Anna Lesznai (Amália J. Moskowitz) who was born in Budapest in 1885. She became one of the most prominent Hungarian poets of the 20th century, as well as a celebrated painter, graphic artist and designer. She was a key figure in the Hungarian avant-garde, a member of the art movement "The Eight" (A Nyolcak). Her painting and embroideries drew much of their inspiration from Hungarian folklore and folk art. In 1939 she emigrated to the United States where she continued her work in art education and opened her own school of painting. Binding a little worn, a near fine copy. OCLC lists only the copy at Princeton.

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        The Bombay Edition of the Works of Rudyard Kipling. [Set of writings / novels / poems including: The Jungle Book, Kim, Wee Willie Winkie, Just So Stories, Captain Courageous, Rewards and Fairies, Stalky and Co, Puck of Pook's Hill, Rewards and Fairies, etc.]

      London: Macmillan and Company, 1913-1938. LIMITED EDITION, SIGNED by the author in volume I to half title. Complete in 31 volumes; large 8vo. (25 x 132cm). Finely bound in deep red half morocco, raised bands and gilt rules to spines, matching cloth sides, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Printed from Florentine Press type on hand-made paper bearing the watermark "RK".First published in 25 volumes and limited to 1050 sets, the collection eventually grew to 31 volumes as Kipling continued to write. The later volumes were limited to just 500 copies, meaning complete sets are scarce. Stewart p572.

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        THE TALE OF PIGLING BLAND

      F. Warne & Co 1913 - First edition. 12mo. Maroon paper covered boards with lettering in white. Rectangular colour onlay to upper cover. A near fine copy with fading to the spine. Pictorial endpapers and fifteen colour illustrations with lots of additional line drawings in the text. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        List, ah list to the zephyr in the grove" An Original Watercolour from "In Powder and Crinoline"

      1913 - Original pen, ink, watercolour and wash heightened with gold and graphite. 270x310mm. Signed and dated ([19]13) in the lower left corner. A fine, beautifully characteristic piece in excellent condition with a couple of faint spots in the yellow sky. Mounted and framed. "Nielsen shows in his development a fancy so delicate and an outlook so original that no charge of plagiarism can be brought against him. His colour work is delicate and suggestive rather than forceful. Very lovely is its faint blues and greens with tones of peach is the illustration plate 21 [i.e. this painting] where the high folly, the love birds and the blossom testify to the legacy of Japan." - Keith Nicholson (Kay Nielsen, 1975) Nielsen produced 26 watercolours for In Powder & Crinoline to illustrate seven fairy tales chosen by Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch. This watercolour illustrates the story, "Felicia or The Pot of Pinks". LITERATURE: In Powder and Crinoline edited by Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch (Hodder & Stoughton, 1913), p.52. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        In Powder and Crinoline.

      London: Hodder & Stoughton,, [1913]. Old Fairy Tales Retold. Quarto. Original full green vellum, front cover and spine lettered and pictorially stamped in gilt, pictorial endpapers, top edge gilt, others uncut, green silk ties. Housed in a custom green straight-grain morocco-backed solander box by Zaehnsdorf. Original pen and ink drawing by Nielsen, depicting a deferential gentleman kissing the hand of a sumptuously dressed princess; the tableau bears a striking resemblance – much in the sense of a preparatory drawing – to the more elaborate headpiece illustration for the first story, "Minon-Minette", on page 13. Colour frontispiece, illustrated title page and 25 colour plates on grey textured paper with captioned tissue-guards, black and white illustrations to text. Boards very slightly bowed, minor fading to extremities, an excellent, bright copy. Signed limited edition, number 220 of 500 copies. This copy with an original pen and ink drawing by Nielsen on the reverse of the limitation page, initialled in pencil. An article in the 1913 Christmas Bookman recommends this work describes Nielsen as "a young artist of curiously original gifts. There are traces in his drawings for 'In Powder and Crinoline' of the influence of Aubrey Beardsley, and there are also an imaginative daring, a fantasy, a fascinating grace and decorative loveliness that are peculiarly his own and make his art unique amongst the illustrations of this year's books". Extremely rare with an original drawing: we have neither seen or heard of another copy and no other copies traced at auction.

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