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        Promissori Note signed "M. Dizengoff to J.L. Goldberg. Jaffa, Palestine. 6 July 1914".

      Jaffa Palestine 1914 - Dimensions of note: 11.2 x 18.2 cm. Notarised stamp and seal. Mounted. Meir Dizengoff (1861 - 1937) was the first Mayor of Tel Aviv, an early supporter of Herzl, and attendee at several Zionist congresses. Mr. J.L. (Leib) Goldberg, the recipient of this cheque, had served as Herzl's escort during his only trip to Palestine, showing him the living conditions in the land. He later opposed Herzl at the Sixth Zionist Congress because of Herzl's temporary acceptance of the Uganda Plan.

      [Bookseller: Shapero Rare Books]
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      - 2ª Edition. Par le Dr? Lauréat de l?Académie de Médicine, Assistant adjoint du Service Oto-rhino-laryngologique de l?Hôpital Saint-Joseph. Préface du Dr Henri Chatellier; Chef du Service Oto-rhino-laryngologique de l?Hôpital Saint-Joseph. Ouvrage (1re Édition) couronné par l?Académie de Médecine. 2e Édition Revue & Augmentée. Renfermant 51 photographies grandeur naturelle et 45 vues stéréoscopiques reproduites par l?héliogravure. Edição de A. Maloine. Paris. 1914. De 37x29 cm. Com VIII, 74 de texto. Obra ilustrada com XIII fólios em extratexto com fotogravuras impressas apenas pela frente, sobre papel couché, intercaladas ao longo texto e protegidas na zona impressa por folhas de papel vegetal com esquemas referentes às imagens reproduzidas. Encadernação de editor em tela castanha. Muito ilustrado no texto e extratexto. Exemplar com coifa ligeiramente danificada. Manual topográfico e cirúrgico sobre o ouvido interno, também denominado labirinto, que extrapolou os estudos otológicos para a época moderna uma vez que, à época, era notória a inexistência de manuais sobre a anatomia e patologias da região labiríntica, facto que granjeou ao autor um galardão da Academia Francesa de Medicina no ano de 1912. A obra destaca-se pela acuidade das observações acerca dos factos clínicos e pelas descrições exaustivas desta região apoiadas por uma série de fotogravuras de dissecações do ouvido interno, aditadas de esquemas topográficos sobre papel vegetal, de grande interesse para estudantes e profissionais. Atesta, simultaneamente, o avanço do conhecimento humano sobre as estruturas biológicas que permitem ao ser humano identificar e caracterizar os sons, bem como regular a manutenção do equilíbrio do corpo. Location/localizacao: 8-3-A-9

      [Bookseller: Livraria Castro e Silva]
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        Der Prinz von Theben. Ein Geschichtenbuch

      Verlag der weißen Bücher, Leipzig 1914 - 98 Seiten mit 25 Abbildungen nach Zeichnungen der Verfasserin und 3 farbigen Bildern von Franz Marc; Pappeinband leicht bestoßen und angestaubt - sonst gutes Exemplar; [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Tröger]
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        Sports & Divertissements. Musique d'Erik Satie. Dessins de Ch. Martin.

      Paris, Publications Lucien Vogel. 1914 - Folio. 23 feuillets: 1 f. titre/préface, 1 f. table/colophon, 1 planche pleine page colorée au pochoir par Jules Saudé et des vignettes noir-blanc de Charles Martin dans le texte et 20 planches partitions en fac similé du manuscrit d'Erik Satie. Sous chemise originale imprimée. Pas chez Monod - 1/675 ex. (sans numéro). - Chemise déchirée par endroits et avec quelques manques.

      [Bookseller: Daniel Thierstein]
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        Mr Justice Precedent. 21" x 15-1/2" gouache image on 26" x 19-1/2"

      1914 - "His Famous Wig Composed Entirely of Split Hairs and Adorned with the Ceremonial Crimson Tape" Robinson, Boardman [1876-1952]. [Becker-Rosenthal Murder Trial]. Mr. Justice Precedent. [New York, 1914]. 21" x 15-1/2" gouache image on 26" x 19-1/2" sheet, image signed twice and inscribed by Robinson, caption in pencil below image, most likely in another hand, laid down on illustration board. Image in 30-1/2" x 24" wooden frame, glazed. Light soiling, a few minor stains and four crop-marks to margins outside of image, which could be covered with a matte, image fine. Several minor scuffs and nicks to frame. A unique item relating to a notable trial. * This piece was created to illustrate "Leaden Footed Justice in New York State," an article that appeared in the Special Feature Section of the New York Tribune on Sunday, March 1, 1914. The caption reads: "Mr. Justice Precedent wearing his famous wig composed entirely of split hairs and adorned with the ceremonial crimson tape." The caption refers to the protracted nature of the Becker-Rosenthal Murder case, which began on October 7, 1912, restarted on May 2, 1914 and finally concluded after a series of procedural events in 1915. The case involved a group of corrupt police offices led by Charles Becker who ran a protection racket on illegal casinos. Becker hired gangsters to kill a casino owner, and rival gangster, who was threatening to expose the racket. A breathtaking example of police corruption, the investigation and trial was front-page news in New York for months. In the end Becker was sent to the electric chair at Sing Sing. (This was the first time a police officer received the death penalty). The case lived on for several years in the popular imagination; it is mentioned, for example, by Meyer Wolfsheim in The Great Gatsby (1925). Robinson, the creator of this illustration, was a distinguished artist, illustrator and cartoonist. A native of Nova Scotia, he studied art in Boston and completed his training in Paris at the Academie Colarossi and the Ecole des Beaux-Arts, both in Paris. "Mr. Justice Precedent" shows his affinity, acquired in Paris, for the work of Daumier, Forain and Steinlen. Robinson produced work for several newspapers and periodicals. He created "Mr. Justice Precedent" when he was an editorial cartoonist for the

      [Bookseller: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd., ABAA ILAB]
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        Typed Letter, Signed, to Lippmann, June 10, 1914.

      1914 - Friendly Letter from Hand to Walter Lippmann Regarding Socialism and the (Often Dreary) Life of a Judge Hand, Learned [1872-1961]. [Lippmann, Walter (1889-1974)]. [Typed Letter, Signed, To Lippmann, On U.S. District Court Letterhead, June 10, 1914]. Two 10-1/2" x 8" sheets. Some toning, fold lines, two vertical and one horizontal, a few minor corrections by Hand, letter signed L.H. * A friendly letter from one of the most significant American jurists of the twentieth century to one of its most influential journalists. Hand, a judge of the U.S. Southern District of New York, later a judge of the Court of Appeals, Second Circuit, was renowned for his judgments, which were also admired for their lucidity and elegance. Lippmann, a writer, reporter, editor and syndicated political commentator, was a highly influential figure in political life and one of the first to introduce the concept of the Cold War. In this letter Hand touches on social matters, mentioning that "Felix [Frankfurter] is back in town," and laments, humorously, the drudgery faced by judges, "most of whose living hours are consumed in reading testimony. I now see why people in former times went to such extravagances in telling judges what great men they were. If they had not baited the hook in some such way the poor suckers would never have bitten." He also teases Lippmann for joining the Socialist Party and defends his allegiance to Progressivism: "I do not like your political sneers and I do not think they are sincere. My Progressive flag is nailed to the mast and I propose to play the Star Spangled Banner while the ship sinks. My position in the band is to beat the bass drum softly. I don't know what position you have in the Socialist Party; I suspect it is in the last line of the water carriers, with a distinct tendency to desert, at that." As the tone of this letter indicates, Hand and Lippmann were good friends, and would remain so until Hand's death in 1961. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd., ABAA ILAB]
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        Russia with Teheran, Port Arthur, and Peking Handbook for Travellers.

      - Leipzig: Karl Baedeker Publisher, 1914. Small 8vo., lxiv, 590 pp., 40 color maps including many fold-outs. Full red pebbled cloth, stamped in blind, with gilt title, marbled edges. Backstrip slightly rubbed, tape repair to first fold-out map; otherwise very good. First edition thus. One of the most collectable Baedeker volumes as it functions as a sort of time capsule for pre-Revolution and World War I Russia. The maps and travel plans are meant to aid the traveler so as to make him independent, and thus the captain of his own voyage, immune to the tricks and traps that befall the average tourist, and equipped with up-to-date insider information to thoroughly immerse oneself in the attractions of the country being explored. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: John Windle Antiquarian Bookseller, ABAA]
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        The Art Work of Louis C. Tiffany

      Doubleday, Page, Garden City, NY 1914 - Thick 4to, original stunning publisher's binding of embossed, enameled and gilt red vellu. Binding a little warped; a few tissue guards creased. Handsome copy. One of 492 copies on Japan paper for private presentation. Beautifully produced with excellent large-scale plates, of which 21 are tipped-in and in color plus 42 photogravures with lettered tissue guards. The binding's embossed squares allude visually to Tiffany's work in metal, stained glass, jewelry and textiles. This book was included in the Cooper Hewitt 2016 exhibit "Passion for the Exotic: Louis Comfort Tiffany and Lockwood de Forest". Tiffany was an Art Nouveau and Aesthetic Movement designer in every medium of the decorative arts. Size: Thick 4to [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Braiterman, Marilyn (ABAA member)]
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        Fossombrone Dai Tempi Antichissimi Ai Nostri Vol 2

      Francesco Monacelli, 1914. Hardcover. Good. 1914. 924 pages. No dust jacket. Signed by the author. Marbled paper boards. Volume Secondo. With two letters from the author tipped into the front pastedown and the ffep. Both fairly long letters of two and two and a half pages in length. Mild age toning within,but neat and clean. A firm binding. Bound with a grey cloth spine and marbled paper boards. Firm hinges. There's some rubbing to the board edges and wear to the spine ends. One or two odd marks to front and rear boards.A solid and attractive copy.

      [Bookseller: The World of Rare Books]
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      New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1914. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine binding. A lovely copy of Harrison Fisher's lovely book. The 12 plates are beautiful -- several plates had slight creases at the edge, which have uncreased and show very little. The original glassine wrapper is present (with a small amount of loss) and the book is housed in the original printed publisher's box with pastedown. The box has been repaired. There are no marks of any kind in the book.

      [Bookseller: Black Swan Books, Inc.]
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        Russia: with Teheran, Port Arthur, and Peking. Handbook for Travellers.

      Leipzig Karl Baedeker 1914 - A very good copy in original cloth. Large general map carelessly opened and torn at edge, light stain to edge of title and following few pages. Spine faded. First edition in English, pp.lxiv, 590, 40 maps and 78 plans.

      [Bookseller: John Randall (Books of Asia), ABA, ILAB]
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        Kaloma - Canvas Art Print

      Good. Canvas art print of the legendary and mysterious "Kaloma," which features a risqué image of a beautiful woman posing in a sheer gauze peignoir. This print is in color. Print has moderate soil to bottom half and is slightly worn where wooden frame meets canvas. There are three small cracks near image of woman but do not affect content. Wooden frame is in good condition but has light soiling and is somewhat rough on the back. In 1914 this image was on the cover of "Kaloma, Valse Hesitante" composed by Gire Goulineaux, hence the image name "Kaloma." It was also published as an art print by both Pastime Novelty Company and ABC Novelty Company out of New York in 1914 and became very popular. Its popularity resurfaced in the 1960's and again in the 1970's when Glenn Boyer's book "I Married Wyatt Earp" featured the image on the dust cover. Many believe that the woman in the photograph was actress and dancer, Josephine Sarah Marcus Earp, the wife of famed gunslinger Wyatt Earp, but this identification is still controversial. The original photograph was said to have been taken in the 1880's but again this is debated. Although the origin and subject is controversial, the popularity of this bold image is unquestionable. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall .

      [Bookseller: Back of Beyond Books, ABAA]
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        Das goldene Katholikenbuch - Leitsterne für das gläubige Volk von Dekan Fr.X. Wetzel, aus dessen hinterlassenen Handschrifte - herausgegeben von Prälat Dr. Adolf Fäh, Stiftsbibliothekar mit 16 Abbildungen von Meisterwerken

      Deutsche Verlags-Gesellschaft Wiesbaden 1914 - 399,406 seiten. IIllustrierter leineneinband mit farbigem schnitt. gebrauchsspuren, auf dem schutzblatt klebt ein stück klebeband. darunter ist ein stemepl sichtbar. ca 4 qcm. "nun hast dein treues auge du geschlossen, es war im rosenmond, da müh'dein herz entschlief, auch du hast rüsen über's land ergossen, es war die rechte zeit, wo dich der himmerl diesen worten wies ein feinfühliger dichter hin auf den monat, an dessen abschluß herr dekan wetzel von dieser erde abberufen wurde. ebenso zahlreich wie seine der öffentlichkeit übergebenen schriften sind dessen hinterlassene arbeiten. da der emsige sammler im alter von 54 jahren seiner litarischen tätigkeit entrissen wurde . dem ansuchen des verlages , aus wetzels handschriften in der absicht eine auswahl zu treffen, daß ein volksbuch im besten sinne, ein wirklich goldenes katholikenbuch entstehe, haben wir breitwillig entsprochen. der plan, der uns im geiste schwebte, was der wort des hl. paulus nach wetzels anleitung zu beleuchten"zieht aus den alten menschen mit seinen werken und ziehes den neuen an, der da erneuert wird zur erkenntnis nach dem ebenbilde dessen, der ihn erschaffen hat. noch deutschlicher erklärt uns der apostel diese wichtige serer irdischen aufgaben"ziehet den herrn jesum christum an".durch dornenpfade muß der erdenpliger wandeln, wenn er die gesinnungen des herrn annhmen und seine handlungen anchahmen will. denn mächtige feinde treten seinem streben entgegen., auf sonnenwege führt uns sodann die einkehr in uns selbst nach den worten des hl. augustinus"zuerst muß der mensch sich selbst zurückgeben werden, damit der hier gleichsam erst festen fuß fasse, um dann von hier aus sich zu gott zu erheben"dadurch lernen wir die tgend kennen, ihre schönheit schätzen, wie die versicherung der ewigen weisheit lautet"selig sind die hunger und durst haben nach der gerechtigkeit, denn sie werden getröstet werden"nach lichten höhen ringt sich auf diese weise unsere seele empor, nach den worten des psalisten"trete zu ihm, so werdet ihr erleuchtet". die ernsten, einladeneden und herrlichen wahrheiten sollen jedoch nicht bloß dem gesite nahrung schaffen. sie werden auch vor unser leibliches auge in voller frische hintreten. aus diesem grunde sind meisterwerke der kunst in vorzüglichen nachbildungen durch die blätter zerstreut. sie zeiren und beriechen diesen buch., die diesen einleiteneden bemerkungen legen wir eine neue weihgabe an der gruft des eligen dekan wetzel nieder.zum wohle des katholikischen volkes, wie ihn der dichter einst begrüßte. du warst mehr in diesem tal der mängel, ein bote gottes, und ein wort wie honigsein. du warst dem volke stets ein treuer engel, nun lebe wohl in deinem glück, du bist daheim."Auszüge aus dem buch 5000 Gramm. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Lausitzer Buchversand]
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      The Macmillan Company, New York 1914 - Richard T.Ely( 1854-1943) was one of the most influential economists of his time. He founded the American Economic Association and was the author of a series of widely read books on the organized labor movement, socialism, and other social questions. These 2 volumes are from the library of Frank Robotka (1889-1975), with his signature title page vol. 1. Robotka was Professor of Agricultural Economics at Iowa State University. Both volumes are Near Fine, the very slightest of edgewear to the boards. In deep blue cloth with gilt titles, a handsome set. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Dale Steffey Books]
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        The Wild Turkey and its Hunting

      Doubleday, Page, & Company 1914 - [2], frontis [2], v-xi,[1], 245 pp [colophon] Book: Spine lightly darkened, gilt faded. Light rubbing at tips, rear bottom corner bumped. Casada 141 Riling 1786 Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Fireside Angler]
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        Fair Japan. Album of silver print photographs of pre WWI Japan

      Government Railway Agency 1914 - Lovely silver print images (6 x 4 1/4") of views of a vanished Japan produced for the western visitor. The album consists of 46 studio photos and a printed title page, in a traditional Japanese binding (2 of the original 48 images have been replaced by smaller b&w real photograph postcards). The images, each with English captions printed in black or white, include tea picking, shrines, landscapes, street scenes, geisha, Mt. Fuji, Kyoto, Nikko, Tokyo and more.Elegant oblong 8vo album, all edges gilt, the title in gilt on elaborate brocade cloth covered boards, bound in traditional Japanese style, with cream silk tassels. End papers gilt flecked, each silver print image mounted in gray frame, one image per page (6 x 4 1/2"). Album spine a bit worn, the fabric a bit faded; the silk tassel ties in very good condition.The photographs are in immaculate condition; an unusual collection of pre World War I Japan photographs. Not recorded in OCLC. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints, ABAA]
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        The Wild Turkey and Its Hunting

      Doubleday, Page & Company, Garden City, NY 1914 - First edition. 20 halftone plates. xi, 245, [1, imprint] pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Phillips p. 246; Riling 1786; Heller 2:710 Recent red buckram. Soiling to pp. 148-151 (paper repairs to margins). Very good minus. A scarce book 20 halftone plates. xi, 245, [1, imprint] pp. 1 vols. 8vo [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Das neue Pathos

      E.W. Tieffenbach, Berlin 1914 - Folio. 52, [2]pp. Uncut. Original stiff wrappers with title laid on front cover. In 1913 and 1914, Ehrenbaum-Degele, along with the poet Paul Zech, edited "Das neue Pathos," an Expressionist journal that published works by artists and writers belonging to their circle. This 1914 issue contains tissue-guarded woodcuts and illustrations by Felix Meseck, Waldemar Rösler, Matthias Grünewald, Erich Heckel, Jacob Steinhardt, and E. R. Weiss. Text and poems by Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph Schelling, Léon Deubel, Emile Verhaeren, Albert Verwey, Franz Werfel, Paul Zech (Die neue Bergpredigt), René Schickele, Richard Dehmel, Oskar Loerke, Arno Holz, Heinrich Lautensack, Hans Ehrenbaum-Degele, Robert R. Schmidt, and Alfred Mombert. One of 250 unnumbered copies of the 'Ausgabe B' printed on 'hollandischem Bütten' (Holland paper). Some creasing and closed tears along spine. Minor age-toning along edges of wrappers. Text in German, gothic script. Wrappers in overall good, interior in very good condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        La cerise

      1914. Mercure de France, Paris 1914, 12x18,5cm, relié. - Mercure de France, Paris 1914, 12x18,5cm, relié. - Prima edizione, uno dei 55 esemplari numerati sul filo puro solo grandi giornali. Binding metà dolore striscia marrone, di nuovo a due nervi un po 'diradate, piatti di carta marmorizzata, guardie e contreplats carta salmone, le coperture e gli schienali conservati, testa dorata. autografo preziosa firmata e datata Boudard Alphonse Marie-Hélène Simonin, la moglie di Albert: "... con la mia profonda amicizia questo dietro le sbarre di ciliegio." [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 55 exemplaires numérotés sur pur fil, seuls grands papiers. Reliure en demi chagrin bordeaux à bandes, dos à deux nerfs légèrement éclairci, plats de papier marbré, gardes et contreplats de papier saumon, couvertures et dos conservés, tête dorée. Précieux envoi autographe daté et signé d'Alphonse Boudard à Marie-Hélène Simonin, la femme d'Albert : "... avec ma vive amitié cette cerise de derrière les barreaux."  

      [Bookseller: Librairie Feu Follet]
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        Manuscript Account of 1914 Lima Military Coup

      var: n.p., 1914. Hardcover. Very good. The author took with him in 1914 a copy of the first edition of Ernest Peixotto's "Pacific Shores from Panama" on a trip to South America. In it he recorded a diary of his trip, and inserted photographs he took along the way. Then, in Lima, he writes: "7 A.M. Feb. 4th. .. The revolution broke at 4a.m. this morning. The Palace across the Plaza was taken after an hour and a half of rifle and Gatlin gun fire... and so he fills a page with his impressions of the scene. Guillermo Billinghurst was overthrown on February 4, 1914, in a military coup headed by colonel Oscar R. Benavides, Javier and Manuel Prado, and conservatives members of the Civilista Party. "Feb. 5th ... The President was seized + thrown into prison, his only loyal officer the Minister of War was killed..." Nearly all of the photographs are filled on their backs with descriptions; most are of a travelogue type, but some are of the coup. On one of a soldier standing before dead bodies, "The soldier ... was undecided whether to chase me or have his 'picture tuk'. Vanity won..." Book is worn and shaken; sold for the diary and photographs, many of which were tipped to the pages of the book. The name is taken from the owner's signature on the first page of the Preface; but the last name is a trifle indistinct and may be Cockran or something similar. All photographs are signed with "W.S.C."

      [Bookseller: Thorn Books]
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        Report Of The Metropolitan Sewerage Commission Of New York, April 30, 1914

      Wynkoop Hallenbeck Crawford Co. 1914 - 1914. 762 pages. No dust jacket. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering. Pages are lightly tanned and thumbed at the edges. Binding has remained firm. Some pencil annotations and underling to a few pages. Pullouts are a little creased with some tears. Boards are moderately rub worn and scuffed, with some noticeable shelf wear to spine, edges and corners, corners are bumped. Crushing to spine ends. Sticker to spine. Damp marks to top of spine. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: World of Rare Books]
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        Paul Cézanne

      Paris: Galerie A. Vollard, 1914. 187pp. Quarto. Original wrappers with illustrated fold-over jacket. One of 200 copies printed on vellum with each page bearing the water mark of "Paul Cézanne". Deckling to all edges. Illustrated with 56 full page plates, some in colour, and numerous b/w illustrations throughout the text, as well as an original etching by Cézanne as the frontispiece. Some toning along the edges of the jacket. Some wear to the head and tail of the spine and closed tears to the jacket's spine. Internally clean and an overall well preserved copy in very good condition. An incredibly beautiful and thorough book on the artwork of Paul Cézanne that includes an original etching by the artist. There were 1000 copies of this book released in different editions; this is one of the 200 copies--#151-350--that was printed on watermarked vellum. This copy is #246. 1914

      [Bookseller: Aquila Books]
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        In Thackeray's London Pictures and Text by F. Hopkinson Smith. [In a Booklovers Shop Binding].

      Doubleday, Page & Company MCMXIV [1914]. The Country Life Press. In a bookbinding stamped: Bound by The Booklovers Shop Cleveland [Ohio]. - Size of the binding: 7 1/4 inches x 10 1/4 in., halftitle; title-page printed in red and black. xiv, pp. [1]-199; with 21 mounted, black & white illustrations, mounted on title-printed sheets. This copy is bound by "The Booklovers Shop" [bindery] of Cleveland, Ohio, with their gilt stamp on the lower leather turn-in of the front inner cover. Bound in full, dark olive green morocco leather, (which has faded to brown on the spine and around the cover edges and margins); with five raised bands on the spine, with gilt-lettered titling, and small floral designs, with blind-tooled borders, and gilt designs on the covers, gilt borders on the inner leather turn-ins; top-edge gilt, with pastel marbled endpapers. The lower cover corners show light bumping with wear to the leather, rubbing with wear to the leather surface to the upper and lower outer hinges and along the spine, and to the upper cover corners, book edges; some dusting to flyleaves. With the Kalman Kubinyi designed "Richard Mather" & "Gwinn Mansion" bookplate of Cleveland, Ohio based book collector, and Rowfant & Grolier Club member, William G. Mather (1857-1951), on the front marbled paste-down, and a partly erased, light pencil inscription on the title-page by Mather: WGM from J. E. Halt. Books bound by the Booklovers Shop of Cleveland are quite scarce, especially in this larger format; some of the artisans associated with the Rowfant Bindery, were also associated with The Booklovers Shop (ca. 1914-17). Weight: 2 1/2 lbs. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Keisogloff Rare Books, Inc.]
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        Through the Brazilian Wilderness

      Charles Scribner's Sons New York 1914 - First Edition. Illustrations from photographs by Kermit Rooselvelt and other members of the expedition. Quarto, original cloth and dustjacket. In 1914, with the well-wishes of the Brazilian government, Theodore Roosevelt, ex-president of the United States; his son, Kermit; and Colonel Rondon travel to South America on a quest to course the River of Doubt. While in Brazil, Theodore is also tasked with a "zoogeographic reconnaissance" of the local wilderness for the archives of the Natural History Museum of New York. Almost Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket, four inch closed tear at top front panel, price at spine clipped out, chips at spine ends and front flap corners. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Babylon Revisited Rare Books]
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        36 Bde. in 38 Bdn. (compl.). In Einzeldarstellungen bearbeitet und herausgegeben unter Mitwirkung des Reichsarchivs..

      8, je ca 200 S., einige Bilder, Skizzen und Faltkarten, HLwd. (grün, 1 Bd. schwarz), Min. beschienen, sehr guter Zustand. Meist EA. 1. Doumont (Karten fehlende) 2. Karpathen- u. Dnjesterschlacht 3.Antwerpen 4. Jildirim 5. Macedonien 6. Nancy bis zum Camp des Romains 1914 7a. St. Quentin I 7b St. Quentin 8 Die Eroberung von Nowo Georgiewsk 9. Baranowitschi 10. Ypern 11. Weltkriegsende an der Mazedonischen Front 12a. Durchbruch am Isonzo I 12b. Durchbruch am Isonzo II 13. Die Tragödie von Verdun 1916 I 14. Die Tragödie von Verdun 1916 II 15. Die Tragödie von Verdun 1916 III, IV 16. Kampf um die Dardanellen 1915 17. Loretto 18. Argonnen 19. Tannenberg 20. Somme Nord I 21 Nord II 22. Marnedrama 1914, I 23. Marnedrama 1914, II 24. Marnedrama 1914, III/1 25. Marnedrama 1914, III/2 26. Marnedrama 1914, IV 27. Flandern 28. Arras 1917, I 29. Arras 1917, II 30. Gorlice 31. Die Tankschlacht bei Cambrai 32. Deutsche Siege 1918 33.Wachsende Schwierigkeiten 34. Der letzte deutsche Angriff Reims 1918 35. Schicksalswende. Von der Marne bis zur Vesle 1918 36. Die Katastrophe des 8. August 1918.

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        The Fair Ladies Of The Winter Palace

      London - Holden & Hardingham 1914 - A first edition of this salacious history of the Imperial Russianwomen, from their seclusion in the 17th century to their extravagant domestic dominion in the 19th. The author protests in the preface that he is not writing merely for the gratification of the prurient, but also has endeavoured to acquaint the reader with the history of woman in Russia. Illustrated with 16 plates showing the portraits of his subjects as well as a frontispiece. An interesting work precisely because of thetime of its publication;it was to turn out to be the very twighlight of that corrupt dynasty, and this work is excellent evidence for how theRussian monarchywas perceived abroad in that moment. Condition: In a full crushed morocco Asprey binding. Externally lovely with almost no discernible wear. Internally, clean and bright and firmly bound. Overall: FINE [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Geschichten; mit Zeichnungen von Karl Walser

      Leipzig: Kurt Wolff Verlag, 1914. First edition. -. Slightly toned, cover lighlty marked, very good indeed./-. 8vo, 231pp; illustrated boards.

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        Le peuple de la mer

      first edition, one of the 10 copies numbered and justified on Japan by the publisher, drawing of head.Autograph signed by Marc Elder to Monsieur de Kerros.Rare and very beautiful copy of this work which received the Prix Goncourt. G. Oudin Paris 1914 12x19cm broché

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      London: Dean & Son, Limited. [1914]. First. First edition. Verse by A.E. Bonser. Pictures by H.G.C. Marsh. Folio. Thick chromolithographed boards and interior leaves. Corners of boards worn, bottom of cloth spine partly lacking, still a pleasing very good copy. Part of Dean's Diploma Series. Marsh illustrated many books for Dean and Collins (sometimes as H.G.C. Marsh Lambert). OCLC locates two copies, both in the UK. .

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        Le Pays des Fourrures

      Librairie Hachette 1914 - Illustré par Férat et de Beaurepaire, 1 vol. in-4 cartonnage éditeur pleine percaline polychrome à un éléphant, titre dans le cartouche, dos au phare, second plat Hachette (H & Cie) Bottin type "r", toutes tranches dorées, Les Voyages Extraordinaires, Collection Hetzel, Paris, s.d. [ circa 1914-1917 ], 412 pp. avec 6 planches polychromes Bel exemplaire de cartonnage "hybride" polychrome Hetzel au dos au phare, au second plat Hachette, bien complet des 6 hors-texte en couleurs. Langue: Français [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        East of the Sun and West of the Moon. Old Tales from the North.

      London: Hodder & Stoughton, [1914] - Quarto. Original vellum gilt, pictorial endpapers printed in black and gold, top edge gilt, others uncut. Silk tie lacking from rear cover, else a fine copy. Colour frontispiece and 24 colour plates mounted on plain paper with black and gold frames, captioned tissue guards, black and white drawings throughout the text. Deluxe edition, number 85 of 500 copies signed by the artist. With the single-leaf printed advertisement for the exhibition of the original watercolours in November and December 1914 at the Leicester Galleries laid in. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Die moderne Graphik. Eine Darstellung für deren Freunde und Sammler.

      Leipzig E A Seemann () Format: Gr-4° 547 [1] S Mit ca 250 teils ganzseitigen Abbildungen teils als Kupfertiefdruck Geglätteter OKalbslederband mit goldgeprägtem Rücken- Vorderdeckelvignette Goldfileten und Kopfgoldschnitt Rücken verblasst Vorderdeckel leicht lichtrandig gering berieben 1914 - Vorzugsausgabe mit allen vier Originalgraphiken*** Eines von 200 numerierten Exemplaren der Vorzugsausgabe. Erste Ausgabe mit den Original-Radierungen von Max Klinger "Kauernde" (Beyer, Nachtrag zu Singer 388); Max Slevogt "Löwen und Tiger" (Rümann 93); Eduard Manet "Seifenblasen" (vgl. Guerin 54/III) und William Strang "Landschaft". Sauberes, sehr schönes und insgesamt wohlerhaltenes Exemplar. Söhn, HDO, 270. Erste Ausgabe [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Der Weltkrieg in Sonderblätter. Extrablatt des Amtsblattes Tettnang.

      lose Blattsammlung, zusammen 700 Blatt in 3 Faltmappen 31,5 x 29 cm. Mappen bestoßen und kleinere Fehlstellen, Sonderblätter, einige mit kleinen Fehlstellen, minimal bestoßen, sehr schön erhalten. zusammen 3,8 kg schwer. Sehr selten! rar! sonst nicht angeboten. 1. Mappe 300 Blatt: Nr. 1 bis Nr. 300. Vom 28.Juni 1914 bis 18.Januar 1915. 2. Mappe 300 Blatt: Nr. 301 bis Nr. 600. 19 Januar 1915 bis 1 September 1915. 3. Mappe 100 Blatt: Blatt 601 bis Nr. 700. 2.September 1915 bis 29. November 1915. Amtliche Nachrichten des Großen Hauptquartier (Oberste Heeresleitung) in Berlin von Blatt 1: Ermordung des österreichischen Thronfolgerpaars. bis Blatt 700 Westlicher, Oestlicher und Balkan-Kriegsschauplatz.

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        Sinbad the Sailor and other stories from the Arabian Nights

      Hodder & Stoughton, c 1914. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/None. Red cloth spine, paper covered boards wth printed label on cover and spine. 23 exquisite tipped-in illustrations in color by Edmund Dulac, captioned with tissue guards. Decorative borders throughout. Paper on cover boards heavily worn, binding cracked in multiple places. Bright copy. Record # 408320

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        Die römische WölfinLithographie Nr. 1/30 vom Künstler signiert !!!!!!

      ca. 1914,, 1914. Lithographie Nr. 1/30 vom Künstler signiert.guter ZustandGeorg August Gaul (* 22. Oktober 1869 in Großauheim - heute ein Stadtteil von Hanau; † 18. Oktober 1921 in Berlin) war ein deutscher Tierbildhauer im Übergang vom Historismus zur Moderne. August Gaul war der Sohn von Philipp Gaul (1840-1910), von Beruf Steinmetz, und dessen Ehefrau Katharina (1838-1882). Erste Anregungen für seinen späteren Beruf erhielt er in der Werkstatt des Vaters. In einer Silberwarenfabrik absolvierte er eine Lehre als Modelleur und Ziseleur, seit 1884 war er Schüler an der Königlichen Zeichenakademie in Hanau. Mit Unterstützung seines dortigen Professors, des Bildhauers Max Wiese, ging er 1888 nach Berlin, wo er zunächst im Bildhaueratelier von Alexander Calandrelli arbeitete und Kurse an der Abendschule des Kunstgewerbemuseums belegte. Nachdem er 1890 eine Dauerfreikarte für den Berliner Zoologischen Garten gewonnen hatte, betrieb er dort intensive Zeichenstudien, oft schon früh am Tage. 1894 nahm er ein Studium an der Berliner Kunstakademie auf, in der Klasse des Malers Paul Meyerheim, dessen besondere Stärke die Darstellung von Tieren war.1895 begann Gaul seine Tätigkeit als Meisterschüler im Atelier von Reinhold Begas, damals der führende Vertreter des Neobarock in der Berliner Bildhauerschule. Begas überließ ihm die Arbeit an zwei der vier Löwen für sein Kaiser-Wilhelm-Nationaldenkmal vor dem Berliner Stadtschloss. Das Denkmal wurde 1950 abgetragen, die Löwen stehen jetzt vor dem Raubtierhaus im Tierpark Berlin-Friedrichsfelde. Ein Preis, den die Akademie ihm für ein Relief zuerkannt hatte, ermöglichte Gaul 1897/98 einen Studienaufenthalt in Italien. Nach seiner Rückkehr erlangte er größere Bekanntheit durch seine Skulptur der zwei Römischen Ziegen, die er auch auf der Pariser Weltausstellung von 1900 zeigen konnte. 1898 gehörte er zu den Gründungsmitgliedern der Berliner Secession, eines Zusammenschlusses von Künstlern wie Max Liebermann, Louis Tuaillon und Walter Leistikow, die sich gegen den vorherrschenden a... grafik grafiken graphiken deutschland kunst skulptur rom remus romulus geschichte litho lithos art print handsigned handsigniert signed picasso dali tier tiere malerei

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        Near the Base of Old Shiprock - Photograph

      Very Good. c. 1914. B&W toned photograph of two Navajo men on horses in front of the Shiprock formation in New Mexico. Measures 14" wide by 11" tall. Light wear to all corners and small crease to bottom right corner. Light soiling to left edge of photograph. After reviewing a collection of 24 photographs acquired from the Pennington heir collection, it seems that most said photographs were artist proofs due to many identical images with slight variations in exposure. William Marion Pennington photographed people and landscapes across the Southern United States in the early 1900's. In 1907, he and fellow photographer, Lisle Updike opened Pen-Dike Studio in Durango, Colorado; Pennington managing the studio, doing portrait work and operating the dark room, and Updike taking photos in nearby towns and mining camps. In 1911 Pennington took sole control of the studio and renamed it Pennington Studio. According to the Library of Congress this photograph of Shiprock was published by Pennington and Wesley R. Rowland around 1914. The Shiprock formation is considered a sacred and religious site to Navajo peoples and is mentioned in many histories and legends. ; 1 pp .

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        5 Kataloge mit Möbeltypen für verschiedene dänische Produzenten]. Designed by Hans J. Wegner.

      Jeweils durchgeh. Abb. mit Massangaben und Varianten, selten m. Plänen (Risse) a. Taf., Brosch. in Schmuckschuber, Umschläge meist etw. gebrauchsspurig, unfrisch bzw. unsauber das Heft A. Tuck m. Kürzel in Filzstift u. kl. Stempel auf Vorderdeckel, 8 S. (Abb. oder Legenden) m. Kugelschreiberkreuz gestrichen Heft Getama: die Bl. lose (tlw. m. Klebbd. geklebt), mit Kürzel a. Vorderdeckel. Ausserordentlich selten. Enth. jeweils 1 Heft mit Möbeln (Stühle, Tische, Betten, Sofas, Sideborard, Gestelle und -systeme etc.) Hans J. Wegners für: AP-Stolen (Kopenhagen) (36 Bl.) Carl Hansen & Son, Mobelfabrik (Odense) (16 Bl.) A/S Ry Mobler (o. O.) (30 Bl.) Andr. Tuck A/S (Odense) (40 Bl.) Getama (Gedsted) (34 Bl.). Texte dän./engl./dt. - Als einer der Mitbegründer der Dänischen Moderne trug Hans J. Wegner dazu bei, dass sich das Verständnis von Wohnkultur in den 1950er- und 1960er-Jahren entscheidend verändern sollte. Seine Leidenschaft für Stühle - von denen er im Laufe seines Lebens mehr als 500 entwarf - ist weltweit bekannt und kommt in dem ihm verliehenen Titel "The Master of the Chair" zum Ausdruck. Wegner ist für perfekt verarbeitete Verbindungen in Kombination mit exquisiten Formen, für seinen unermüdlichen Experimentiergeist in Bezug auf Materialien und für seine hohe Wertschätzung von Holz und dessen natürlichen Eigenschaften bekannt. In den von ihm gestalteten Stücken verbindet sich Minimalismus mit weichen, organischen Formen. Hans J. Wegner wurde 1914 als Sohn eines Schuhmachers im süddänischen Tnder geboren. Im Alter von 17 Jahren trat er eine Lehrstelle in der Tischlerei H.F. Stahlberg an, wo er sein erstes Möbelstück entwarf. Drei Jahre später zog er nach Kopenhagen, um die School of Arts and Crafts zu besuchen. Dort studierte er von 1936 bis 1938, bevor er eine Laufbahn als Architekt einschlug. Im Jahr 1940 initiierte er ein Gemeinschaftsprojekt mit Arne Jacobsen und Erik Mller in Aarhus, der zweitgrößten Stadt Dänemarks, zu dem auch die Gestaltung der Inneneinrichtung des Rathauses gehörte. Im selben Jahr begann Wegners Kooperation mit dem Tischlermeister Johannes Hansen, der maßgeblich daran beteiligt war, der dänischen Öffentlichkeit modernes Design näherzubringen. 1943 eröffnete Hans J. Wegner sein eigenes Designstudio und im Jahr 1944 entwarf er den ersten "China Chair" in einer Serie von Stühlen, deren Design vom Stil der chinesischen Ming-Dynastie inspiriert war. Der ebenfalls zu dieser Serie gehörende "Wishbone Chair", der Wegners erfolgreichstes Objekt werden sollte, entstand im Jahr 1949 und wird von Carl Hansen & Son seit 1950 kontinuierlich produziert. Hans J. Wegner wird als einer der kreativsten und produktivsten dänischen Möbeldesigner aller Zeiten angesehen. Er hat im Laufe seines Lebens alle wichtigen Designpreise gewonnen, u.a. den Lunning Prize (1951) und den 8. International Design Award (1997). Er wurde zum Ehrenmitglied der Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts berufen (1995) und erhielt den Ehrendoktortitel des Royal College of Art in London (1997). Seine Arbeiten sind in allen großen internationalen Museen vertreten, u. a. im Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York und in der Neuen Sammlung in München. Hans J. Wegner starb im Januar 2007 im Alter von 92 Jahren in Dänemark (Carl Hansen & Son).

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        New Bartender's Guide & How to Mix Drinks "2 Books In One"

      I & M Ottenheimer 1914 - 62 + 64 pp. First edition. Pale yellow printed wraps. Very Good. General wear and light creasing to wraps, with a larger crease to the front cover; small stain to front cover and edge of page block at top, not extending into the margins. Two books in one, featuring New Bartender's Guide, followed by How to Mix Drinks by Harry Montague. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        New Bartender's Guide & How to Mix Drinks "2 Books In One

      Baltimore, MD: I & M Ottenheimer, 1914. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good. 62 + 64 pp. First edition. Pale yellow printed wraps. Very Good. General wear and light creasing to wraps, with a larger crease to the front cover; small stain to front cover and edge of page block at top, not extending into the margins. Two books in one, featuring New Bartender's Guide, followed by How to Mix Drinks by Harry Montague.

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        The Greek Anthology

      Privately Issued 1914 - A collection of Greek poems and epigramstranslated into English. Translated by Sydney Oswald, which was a nom deplume of Sydney Lomer. Lomer was a career Army officer. Lomer made his name as a war poet whose work was incredibly patriotic, alike to the theme of Horatian odes. Direct from the library of the late Hugh Selbourne MD (1906-1973) a noted book collector and diarist. Extremely scarce, as was privately printed. However, thisanthology was highly successful andsome of the work was included in the Uranian poetry book Men and Boys. Gift inscription to recto offront endpaper is addressed to L R, dated June 1914Lomer translated the twelfth book of the PalantineAnthologyfor this work. The poems and epigrams werefirst discovered in 1606 at the Palatine Library in Heidelberg. Condition: In a full cloth binding with gilt stamping to front board and to spine. Externally, lovely. A few handling marks to boards. Gift inscription to recto of front endpaper. Internally, firmly bound. Aldwych watermark to pages, most visible to page 7/8. Pages are very bright with mild spotting to endpaperselse clean throughout. Overall: NEAR FINE. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      Chicago: Hotel Monthly Press, 1914. Tall thin octavo, 96, [10], [24] pages. Index. Ads. Later edition. While the title page states 1914, this later edition of Straub's cocktail manual, was issued during prohibition by his widow circa 1920. An ad for the work within states that the book, "Appeals in particular to caterers in foreign countries where American 'mixed drinks' are popular." Originally a pre-Prohibition cocktail recipe collection, the book has been called called the first of the "wad o' drinks" books by Robert Hess. It contains more than seven hundred recipes for drinks of all types. Includes three pages of stemware images, and a short testimonial preface by Oscar Tschirky of the Waldorf. A few stained pages, and a bit of waviness to the gilt-stamped, limp, light brown leatherette. Near very good. With a number of handwritten recipes for punch laid-in at the back.

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        Das schmerzliche Meer. Frühe und neue Gedichte.

      Erste Ausgabe. - Eins von 100 nummerierten und vom Verfasser signierten Exemplaren davon erschienen 10 Exemplare auf Japanpapier mit einem Holzschnitt von Conrad Felixmüller in Ganzleder. - Rheiner kam 1914 als einer der Jüngsten in die exzentrische Gesellschaft des Cafés des Westens, wo er schnell Anschluss fand. Besonders engen Kontakt pflegte er dort mit Johannes R. Becher, der sich zu dieser Zeit durch Narkotika und vorgetäuschte Sucht dem Wehrdienst entzog. Diese Idee, wohl von Hardekopf kommend, sollte für Rheiner erfolglos bleiben und den Beginn seiner Abhängigkeit bedeuten. Gleichzeitig fasste er hier den Entschluss, sich als Dichter zu verdingen und so erschienen bereits im Folgejahr erste Arbeiten u.a. in Pfemferts ?Aktion?. Vom Dienst an der Front suspendiert und nach Berlin zurückgekehrt, verfiel Rheiner endgültig dem Lebensstil der Bohème und seiner Sucht. Die Vormittage verschlief er, die Nachmittage saß er die meiste Zeit im Romanischen Café, wo er bis in die Abendstunden blieb, um dann, heimgekehrt, des Nachts zu schreiben. Seine Texte fanden in den bedeutenden spätexpressionistischen Blättern Veröffentlichung. Überdies beteiligte sich Rheiner an der Gründung der ?Expressionistischen Arbeitsgemeinschaft Dresden?, worauf die Einrichtung des ?Dresdner Verlages von 1917? folgte, in dem, bis auf eine Ausnahme, alle seine selbstständigen Publikationen erschienen. Die letzten Jahre verbrachte er vereinsamt und vergessen an verschiedenen Orten, meist ohne feste Bleibe, bis er an einer Überdosis Morphium verstarb. (Vgl. Thomas Rietzschel. In: Walter Rheiner. Kokain. Lyrik, Prosa, Briefe. Leipzig 1985, S. 285-303.) - Einbandkanten stark berieben, Bll. teils stockfleckig. - Raabe/Hannich-B. 245. 3. - Jentsch 40.

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