Pictorial cover. Overall attractive copy. Covers detached, interior is fine with light penciled fingerings throughout. A handsome presentation with an inner pictorial cover. Some measures and one long section show alternate versions. Front cover detached and quite chipped on edges. Interior is fine. Polskie Wydawnictwo Muzyczne: Warsaw, Folio Glossy paper folder with decorative artwork. Cover slightly shelf worn and soiled, otherwise excellent. Editions Magritte: Brussels. Paper wraps.
Spine split at top and bottom, edges of cover and interior pages chipped, inscription cropped, otherwise a very good legible copy. Mahler, Gustav Symphony No.
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Walter Ricke: Munich, Oblong folio. Original beige linen clamshell folder with ties. Malipiero, Gian Francesco Symphony No. Ricordi: Milan, Large folio Decorative paper boards with vellum spine. Slightly shelf worn, otherwise excellent. Piano score alone. Manfredi was a violininst in Lucca, a pupil of Tartini and Nardini, and an intimate friend of Boccherini. Large quarto. Overall excellent; covers sunned with chips at a few corners. Inscription slightly smudged. Facsimile edition of the fair manuscript copy of the Swiss composer Martin's Trio from Piano Vocal Score.
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Heugel: Paris, Half-leather in green morocco. Spine has raised bands, gilt title and armorial decorations. Spine edges rubbed, page edges slightly yellowed. Title page slightly torn at top. Some markings in blue and red crayon, mainly underlinings and cuts, otherwise very good condition. Complete set of four parts, with title pages for each quartet in first violin only. Peters Corporation: New York, Large Quarto. Red buckrum binding. Spine slightly sprung, otherwise very good. Part of the New York Public Library music publications.
A facsimile of the rare French edition of Leopold Mozart's famous violin method which first appeared in Mozart, W. Trautwein: Berlin, . Oblong quarto. Title page slightly soiled, ink pagination from previous binding, otherwise very good. Eine Komische Oper In 2.
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Ackten, Von W. Mozart, Im Klavierauszuge Von C. Simrock: Bonn, . PN Plate Charming early 19th-century covers, spine chipped. Sporadic light foxing, some slightly darkened plates, otherwise very good - a crisp, clean impression. Includes cast of characters list. Schlesinger: Paris, . A rare collection of essays and memories by a Russian polar researcher, ethnographer and writer Konstantin Nosilov describes his life and work on the Novaya Zemlya archipelago where he extensively travelled, served on the Russian meteorological station in the Malye Karmakuly settlement Yuzhny Island and wintered three times in The author writes about polar nights and hurricanes on Novaya Zemlya, Aurora Borealis, his travel across the Yuzhny Island, hunting trips, celebrations of Christmas and Easter on Novaya Zemlya, the Samoyeds' the Nenets traditions of meeting the first rays of sun, customs of sacrifice to idols, funerals et al.
Several essays describe Nosilov's travels on the Yamal Peninsula and in the lower reaches of the Ob River in the late s: sturgeon fishing, travels across tundra, cannibalism of the natives of the River Taz estuary essay ''Our Cannibals'' et al. Nosilov went on km trips across the northern and southern islands of the Novaya Zemlya on dog sledges , built a new meteorological station in the Matochkin Strait , opened the northernmost school in the Malye Karmakuly He was elected a member of the Russian Geographical Society , was in correspondence with Russian writers A.
Chekhov, D. Mamin-Sibiryak, polar explorer Fridtjof Nansen and others. Worldcat locates eight copie … [Click Below for Full Description]. Bookseller: Bookvica [Moscow, Russian Federation]. Shakespeare, William edited by T. Sturge Moore, decorated by Charles Ricketts. Charles Ricketts. First Edition Thus, Limited to sets on special handmade paper with a mermaid watermark.
Uniform octavos in original light green cloth with blind-stamped design by Charles Ricketts on both front and back covers; titles stamped in gold on spines only. Decorated by Charles Ricketts who also designed the Vale type and the other types used by the Press under whose supervision the set was printed at the Ballantyne Press. Many volumes unopened or partially opened. Variable foxing in a number of volumes ranging from slight to moderate; some covers have bubbled due to uneven gluing.
The masterpiece of the Vale Press. The first volume was published in April, , followed by the others at monthly intervals. Three different borders were used, one for each group. Marinetti Filippo Tommaso Egitto Como Bookseller: Libreria e Rivisteria Ferraguti. Check availability: maremagnum. Edouard Pelletan, Paris - Beautifully bound by Captain Gladstone in full crushed dark green morocco with ornate and superbly executed gilt stamped covers and spine comprising stylized water lily blossom patterning on outside and a central ornate leaf, vine and blossom design on both covers, with Gladstone's usual wonderful wide dentelles also featuring the same water lily blossom motif with bold gold dot patterns, silver silk doublures, and peach colored facing sheets.
Signed by Captain Gladstone in gilt front dentelle, "C. Orne de 62 compositions de Daniel Vierge, one of copies thus, extra illustrated, with a holograph sheet inserted denoting the 14 extra illustrations. Provenance: By descent within the family of the binder. Gladstone bindings have become very much in demand, owing to an auction sale several years ago, and now seldom make it to the marketplace. Little is known about Gladstone, adding to the mystique. Bookseller: Nudelman Rare Books. West Clinedinst 1 , and W. Wollen 2. Finely bound in recent full red morocco.
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Two volumes. Fine in publisher's elaborate pictorial cloth, gilt, partially unopened. Edinburgh, John Grant,. Bookseller: Maggs Bros. Check availability: Direct From Seller. Les oiseaux de sport. Combats de coqs - La Fauconnerie, pigeons voyageurs etc. Paris, Librairie Ad. Legoupy, Exposition universelle de Paris en , catalogue.
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Elaborate gilt titles and tooling to the spine, all edges gilt. Six full-color plates, including frontispiece and extra-illustrated title page, forty-three black and white text woodcuts. In fine condition. A beautiful production. Robert Smith Surtees was an English editor, novelist and sporting writer. He left for London in , intending to practice law in the capital, but had difficulty making his way and began contributing to the Sporting Magazine.
He launched out on his own with the New Sporting Magazine in , contributing the comic papers which appeared as Jorrocks' Jaunts and Jollities in Jorrocks, the sporting cockney grocer, with his vulgarity and good-natured artfulness, was a great success with the public, and Surtees produced more Jorrocks novels in the same vein, notably Handley Cross and Hillingdon Hall, where the description of the house is very reminiscent of Hamsterley.
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All Surtees' novels were composed at Hamsterley Hall, where he wrote standing up at a desk, like Victor Hugo. In , Surtees abandoned his legal practice and after inheriting Hamsterley Hall in , devoted himself to hunting and shooting, meanwhile writing anonymously for his own pleasure. He was a friend and admirer of the great hunting man Ralph Lambton, who had his headquarters at Sedgefield County Durham, the 'Melton of the North'. Surtees b … [Click Below for Full Description].
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Stuber's Verlag C. First Edition of one of the major milestones of biology! Although Sutton began his work independently of Theodor Boveri , he stated that he was publishing a description of it in because of the "appearance of Boveri's recent remarkable paper on the analysis of the nucleus by means of observations on double-fertilized eggs". Bookseller: Antiq.
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Handsomely bound in gold morocco, with raised bands and gilt decoratoins, all edges gilt, tissue guards, etc. There has been some very discreet repair to a small crack in the gutters. Potter, Beatrix. The Tale of Squirrel Nutkin. London: Frederick Warne and Co. De Luxe Edition. The uncommon deluxe edition. Spine slightly faded with minor rubbing to extremities.
Hinges repaired. Early ink inscription to verso of half-title. Colour pictorial endpapers. Full-page colour illustrations by the author. Very Good. First Edition. Alexandre Dumas. Louise de la Valliere. Walter Scott, Used; Acceptable.
Hardcover; English language; No jacket; 12mo - over 6. Your book will be securely packed and promptly dispatched from our UK warehouse. All international orders are sent airmail. Bookseller: Sunrise Books Ltd. Author's Edition. Bookseller: Peter Harrington. Jack London. The Call of the Wild. MacMillan, New York Stated Published July , no additional printings.
Green illustrated cloth boards. Illustrated throughout. Book Condition: Near Fine, shelf wear, owner name at the 2nd page. Doves Press. Hammersmith: The Doves Press, Edges rough, closed tear to margin of pp. Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller. Check availability: ABAA. Amundsen, Roald. The Northwest Passage. London: Archibald Constable and Company, Two vols. First English edition. Name erased from front pastedown. Spine of volume II is slightly bumped, otherwise this is a beautiful set marking an important milestone in the history of the quest to discover a Northwest Passage.
Principia Ethica. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,, Original brown cloth, spine lettered in gilt, edges uncut. An unusually fresh copy with some light rubbing to extremities, endpapers tanned, overall in excellent condition. First edition, first impression. Moore was critical of the dominant idealist metaphysics of the time. In this, his most famous book, he presents a new approach to ethical theory wherein "analytical concern with the structure of ethical concepts is sharply separated from debates about the substance of morality" ODNB.
Writing to Clive Bell in , Virginia Woolf remarked, "I am climbing Moore like some industrious insect, who is determined to build a nest on top of a cathedral spire. Bookseller: Peter Harrington [United Kingdom]. First Edition Thus. Frontispiece, Headpieces, Initials. Xi, Pp. Bookseller: Arroyo Seco Books [U. Remigio Sabbadini.