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1 Author Unknown >> Evangelischer Liederschatz, eine Auswahl der Bekanntesten Kernlieder fur Sonntags Schulen, Vereine und Gottesdienste, 3e, 3rd Edition : (Evangelical Hymnal, a Selection of Congregational Songs for Sunday Schools, Societies, and Worship Services) (Lutheran)
Newark, N. J. : Verlag von Gebrueder Geiger; 1906 Third Edition Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
318 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Hardcover, black cloth, title blindstamped on front, small white title label on spine, 318 pages, 383 hymns with lyrics and 4-part music, small section with 62 English hymns and index, otherwise entirely in German language in old script. ; Light wear to extremities. No marks or writing. Pages slightly yellowed from age. Three signatures pulled but textblock intact. Scarce. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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2 Brennecke, Ernest, with Henry Brennecke >> Shakespeare in Germany, 1590-1700 : With Translations of Five Early Plays (Signed)
Chicago: University of Chicago Press; 1964 0226073815 / 9780226073811 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
308 pages; 8vo (9.5") 25 cm; Hardcover, red cloth, gold lettering and decor, 308 pages, index, bibliography, footnotes, margin line numbers, 8 b/w photos on glossy plates. ; Tipped in on front endpaper, ALS autograph letter handwritten in fountain pen from author, on author's letterhead, to Mrs. Noel A. Buckner ('my dear Sue') dated Feb 4, 1965 and SIGNED by author, Ernie. ; Series edited by R. C. Bald and Fredson Bowers. ; Includes full texts in English, translated from German, of the following plays: 1) Titus Andronicus 2) Absurda Comica, oder Herr Peter Squentz (The Pyramus and Thisbe Burlesque, based on A Midsummer Night's Dream) 3) Das Wohlgesprochene Uhrtheil, oder Der Jud von Venedig (The Merchant of Venice) 4) Tugend und Liebesstreit (Twelfth Night) 5) Der Bestrafte Brudermord (Hamlet); Book shows almost no wear. Pages slightly yellowed from age. No other defects. Jacket sunned, several small chips at crown not affecting text. ; Curtain Playwrights Series 
Price: 12.00 USD
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3 Gering, Hugo >> Edda, Die, die Lieder der Sogenannten Alteren Edda : Nebst einem Anhang, die Mythischen und Heroischen Erzahlungen der Snorra Edda
Leipzig: Bibliographisches Institut; 1900 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
398 pages; 12mo (7.25") 19 cm; GERMAN text in old Fraktur script. Hardcover, dark brown cloth, gilt lettering and black decor in six spine compartments, all edges marbled, decorative endpapers, index of names, copious footnotes throughout. ; Medieval Icelandic epic poems translated into German by Hugo Gering. ; Very little wear. Cloth frayed at heel. Pages a bit yellowed from age. No marks. Binding tight. ; Meyers Klassiker Ausgaben Series 
Price: 17.00 USD
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4 Greeff, Richard, with Hugh Walker >> Guide to the Microscopic Examination of the Eye : Translated from the Second German Edition by Hugh Walker, 1902
Philadelphia: P. Blakiston's Son & Company; 1902 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
171 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Hardcover, green cloth, gilt spine title, gilt lettering over red band on front, all edges red, [xiv] + 171 pages, index, 5 b/w diagrams in text. ; Originally published in Germany in 1898. English-language edition copyright 1901. This is 2nd English-language edition, 1902.; Cloth shows a touch of wear at crown, and is slightly wrinkled along bottom edge. Owner name (Otto Landman) and 1907 penned on front endpaper in old ink. One page has margin notes in fountain pen. One leaf has chip to fore-edge, not affecting text. Affixed to rear blank pages, on prescription sheet of Joseph F. Gates, Jr, Prescription Druggist, Toledo, Ohio, with 4-digit telephone number, are instructions in fountain pen for making aniline mater, and on prescription sheet of Dr. Otto Landman, instructions for cleaning and staining a specimen. 
Price: 23.00 USD
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5 Headley, George W. and Guido Gregorietti >> Headley Treasure of Bibelots and Boxes, the : Soprammobili-Gioiello Cofanetti ; Dessus De Meubles Joyaux Confrets ; Nippes Und Kastchen
Milano (Milan): A. Manca Editore; 1973 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket Signed by Author
223 pages; 4to (10.5") 27 cm; Hardcover, green cloth, 223 glossy pages, 12 b/w drawings, 87 full-color plates with detailed captions. Front endpaper SIGNED by author-artist-jeweler George W. Headley. Parallel text throughout in English, Italian, French, German. ; Introduction by Guido Gregorietti. Photos by Stone & Langley, Martin Jessee, Saporetti, Kalman Papp. ; A breathtaking collection of small, finely jeweled sculptures, many of which are chalices, cigaret boxes, or other containers. The word bibelot means ornament or trinket. ; No defects to book apart from autograph. No jacket, as issued. Original slipcase present, in matching green cloth, minor rubbing only, all corners and seams intact. ; Laid in: three different brochures for Headley Museum (now Headley-Whitney Museum) of Lexington, Kentucky. 
Price: 44.00 USD
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6 Herrmann, Emil >> Two Famous Violins, History and Description of Two Masterpieces by Antonius Stradivarius : King Maximilian from the Year 1709 and Prince Khevenhuller from the Year 1733, in the Possession of Emil Herrmann
N. Y. : Emil Herrmann; 1929 Limited Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
54 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Tall hardcover, tan leather spine and tips, white textured boards, gilt lettering, [iv] + 35 pages of text and facsimiles + 2 b/w glossy plates + 6 color glossy plates with tissue guards, being three views of each violin. ; Published in Berlin and New York by Emil Herrmann. Limited edition of 200 in German and 200 in English, stated. This is Number 132 of the English Edition, numbered and initialed in pen by author. ; Almost no wear. No marks or major defects. Quite scarce in any condition. 
Price: 180.00 USD
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7 Hoffmann, Albert Frank, with Charles A. L. Reed >> Driftwood : Signed 1st Edition
Cincinnati, Ohio: S. Rosenthal & Company; 1907 First Edition Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket Signed by Author
199 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Hardcover, dark red cloth, gilt lettering, top edge gilt, orange and gilt mottled endpapers, [xxii] + 199 pages, glossy b/w frontispiece portrait photo of author, 4 additional glossy b/w plates, about 160 original poems with rhyme and meter. English throughout, with a few German words and phrases here and there. SIGNED by author in fountain pen. ; Biographical introduction by Charles A. L. Reed. ; A wonderful selection of works of mystical Midwest poet Albert Frank Hoffmann, whose verses were published in many newspapers including Cincinnati Commecial-Gazette, American Israelite, Catholic Telegraph, South Dakota Mail, etc. ; Topics include Christian, inspirational, Biblical topics, reincarnation, memorials, Kentucky, Cincinnati, love, more. Several poetic tributes to popular men of the day including Robert G. Ingersoll and John Brown Gordon. ; Exterior shows moderate wear, pale spots to cloth. Pale discoloration to upper edges of about half of the textblock. Everything is readable. Gilt on front is very bright with only slight rubbing. Gilt on spine dull but readable. Binding is tight. Quite scarce in any condition. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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8 Lehmann >> LGB, the Big Train : Lehmann Gross Bahn, Model Train Catalogue, 1980
Nürnberg (Nuremberg): Ernst Paul Lehmann Patentwerk; 1980 Softcover Near Fine 
160 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Large oblong softcover, 160 glossy pages, hundreds of full-color photos, English text throughout. ; Wonderful catalog of Lehmann model trains in all gauges (1, 0, H0, TT, H0e, N, Z) plus models of famous German trains and locomotives (steam, electric, diesel) plus starter sets, tracks, passenger cars, freight cars, control boxes, signals, catenary systems, accessories, etc. ; Only a touch of edgewear. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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9 Meyer, Franz Sales, with Tony Birks >> Handbook of Ornament, a : A Grammar of Art, Industrial and Architectural Designing, in all its Branches, for Practical as Well as Theoretical Use
London: Gerald Duckworth & Company; 1974 Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
272 pages; Oblong 8vo (8.75") 23 cm; Oblong hardcover, text and plates in two columns. Black cloth, gold spine title. Index, 300 plates depicting about 3200 b/w line illustrations, with captions. Text entirely in English. ; Isbn 0715607138. Revised reprint of 1894 English edition, based on 1888 German original, translated by Hugh Stannus. This edition 1974. Edited and with new introduction by Tony Birks. Includes every illustration of the original, with 'inconsistencies and circumlocutions of a rather clumsy translation' eliminated from the text. ; Topics include: Geometrical forms. Natural forms. Heraldry. Furniture. Jewelry. Decorated objects. More. ; We have graded this item Fair. Boards, edges and endpapers lightly spotted. Small chip to front board at upper joint. One page has a small pain stain affecting lower margin and part of one caption, everything readable. Both hinges tight. Textblock intact. Scarce. 
Price: 21.00 USD
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10 Muller, Reinhard, and A. B. Noack >> Klingende Heimat, Eine Sammlung Der Schoensten Deutschen Volkslieder : Singing Homeland, a Collection of Beautiful German Folksongs
Hamburg, Germany: Musikverlag Hans Sikorski; Softcover Very Good 
160 pages; Folio (12.5") 32 cm; GERMAN text throughout. Tall softcover, white and red-brown illustrated covers, 160 pages, over 200 folklore songs with lyrics and full music. ; No date but about 1980. Code may indicate 221st printing. ; Covers show light wear, front cover lightly creased, tips starting to curl. Owner name penned on front, ink faded. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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11 Spyri, Johanna >> Sina, eine Erzahlung fur Junge Madchen : (Zina, a Tale for Young Girls) (Erzählung für Junge Mädchen)
Stuttgart, Germany : Verlag von Carl Krabbe; 1895 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket Illustrated by R. Poetzelberger 
226 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; GERMAN text throughout, in old Fraktur script. Hardcover, orange cloth decorated in gilt, green, black, brown, pink and pale blue; all edges marbled, floral-patterned endpapers, red page-marker ribbon, 226 pages plus 2-pg publisher catalog in rear; 75 b/w illustrations, some full-page. ; Classic children's literature from Switzerland by the famous author of Heidi. ; Cloth is worn at extremities, with small spots here and there. No marks, no other defects. Interior clean, binding tight. Quite scarce in any condition. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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Tekno, Made in Denmark :   (Model Car Catalog, 1961), Takno
12 Takno Tekno, Made in Denmark : (Model Car Catalog, 1961)
Denmark: Tekno; 1961 Softcover Good+ 
12 pages; 16mo (6.25") 16 cm; Small color glossy catalog, 12 full-color pages. ; Includes model fire engines, cars, trucks, motorcycles, airplanes, etc, with item numbers. Very little text but it is in Danish, Dutch, English, German, French and Spanish. ; This item is from the collection of Peter H. Foss. ; Worn but intact. Many pen marks including exchange rate (USdol to Danishkroner) on front, date (June 1961) on front, and retailprices in USdols penned under each toy. Scarce. Sold as is. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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13 von Gumpert, Thekla >> Herzblattchens Zeitvertreib, Unterhaltungen fur Kleine Knaben und Madchen zur Herzensbildung und Entwickelung der Begriffe, 42 Band : Amusement Annual, Especially for Little Boys and Girls with Enchanting Pictures and Progressive Contents, Volume 42
Glogau: Verlag von Carl Flemming; 1897 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
199 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; GERMAN text throughout in old Fraktur script. Beautiful full red cloth, 5 small b/w illustrations on front, intertwining black and gilt decor on front, gilt lettering on front and spine, tan endpapers, several b/w illustrations in text, b/w portrait engraving of author, 25 stunning full-page chromolithograph plates with captions. ; Volume 42 stated. Published in Glogau (was Germany, now Poland) by Carl Flemming. No date on copyright page but page 198 mentions 1897. ; Gift note in very pale ink on front endpaper dated 1897. Otherwise book shows only a touch of wear at crown only. Gilt decor is bright, color illustrations are clean and sharp, binding is tight. Quite scarce in any condition. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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