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        Relación histórica y moral de la portentosa imagen de N. Sr. Jesucristo crucificado aparecido en una de las cuevas de S. Miguel de Chalma, hoy real convento y santuario de este nombre, de religiosos ermitaños de N.G.P. y doctor S. Agustin, en esta Nueva España, y en esta provincia del santísimo nombre de Jesús de México. Con los compendios de las vidas de los dos venerables religiosos legos y primeros anacoretas de este santo desierto, F. Bartolomé de Jesús María, y F. Juan de San Josef

      [Mexico] : Casa de Arizpe Small 4to. [7] ff., 386 pp., plt.. 1810 One has here the sole edition of the standard and well-thought-of account of the Sanctuary of Jesus Christ at Chalma, the second most visited pilgrimage site in Mexico. The cave housing the Christ Crucified statue was a pre-Columbian sacred site and pilgrimage destination; miraculously the pre-Columbian statue with magical healing power morphed into the Christ image soon after it was visited by early Augustinian friars, who took over the cave and the surrounding area and build a church and religious compound. The original Christ statue was destroyed by fire in the 18th century. In addition to the wealth of information here about the origins of the cave as a site of miracles, its history throughout the colonial period, and accounts of miracles occurring there, this work also has important biographies of Augustinians of the 17th century who played important roles in the care and perpetuation of the site. The engraving shows the cave, the Christ figure, pilgrims, and Augustinian friars. 19th-century mottled sheep, abraded, missing spine label; spine is cracking down center, and volume may sometime split into two halves. Some brown stains, most notable in inner and upper or lower margins; lower outside corner of title?-page neatly excised. Old ink notes and scribblings.

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        Physikalisch - Oekonomisches und Chemisch - Technisches Kunstkabinett in einer Sammlung von gemeinnützigen, leichtfasslichen und erprobten Kunststücken, Mitteln und Vorschriften, auch belustigenden Unterhaltungen. Zum Nutzen und Gebrauch für Künstler, Fabrikanten, Professionisten und Jedermann. Drittes Bändchen.

      Ulm, Stettini 1810 - 17 x 10,5 cm, 2 S. Vorbericht, 216 S., angebunden: Erdmann Hülfreichs Handbüchlein für Bauersleute. Dritte verbesserte Auflage. Wien: Doll 1794. Fornt., 208 S., angebunden: Vollständiger Unterricht über die Zucht, Wartung und Benutzung des Federviehes und der übrigen Hausthiere. Nebst Mitteln gegen die ihnen eigenthümlichen Krankheiten. Aus dem Französischen. Basel: Flick 1813. 80 S., angebunden: Wahrhafte und bewährte Mittel, alle Arten Schädlicher Thiere und Ungeziefers auszurotten. 1815. 16 S., angebunden: Kunst, in kurzer ein reicher Mann zu seyn. Breslau 1802. 23 S., eine Ecke gestaucht, zeitgen. Ppe, Rückenschildchen

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat A. Wempe]
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        Allgemeines Teutsches Garten-Magazin, Siebenter Jahrgang, oder gemeinnützige Beiträge für alle Theile des praktischen Gartenwesens

      1810 - 488 Seiten mit 48 Tafeln im Kupferstich, davon 45 farbig koloriert. LXXXXII Seiten No IV. Intelligenz-Blatt im Anhang. B 21,5 x H 26 cm. Achtung, Original-Ausgabe von 1810! Herausgegeben vom Weimarer Verleger Friedrich Justin Bertuch. Mit 45 kolorierten Tafeln, Tafeln 1, 24 und 25 sind Klapptafeln. Drei nicht kolorierte Kupfer, sowie eine nicht erwähnte Illustration auf Seite 110 (Maulwurfsfalle). Den Bildern ist in der Regel ein Seidenpapier vorgelegt. Im Anhang mit dem beigegebenen sogenannten " Intelligenzblättern", mit 92 Seiten. Buchschnitt rot eingefärbt. Ein rotes und ein grünes, goldgeprägtes Titelschildchen auf dem Buchrücken. Marmorierter Einbanddeckel, dieser vorne und hinten mit etwas Berieb und ein wenig fehlstellig. Tafel 24/25 mit einem ca 4 cm langen Einriss. Gelegentliche minimale Eselsohren und auch der ein oder andere kleine braune Fleck.Insgesamt ist dieses sehr seltene Buch in einem wirklich altersgemäß guten und absolut sammelwürdigen Zustand. Der Versand erfolgt ausschließlich versichert. HP1/39 Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 1532 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      Nashville (TN): printed and sold by Thomas G. Bradford, 1810. 8vo.; 372, (7), (8)pp. Original full calf binding (edges and corners worn), leather spine label; three leaves with snags (binding faults?), resulting in the loss of a few letters; paper fault at edge of one leaf, resulting in the loss of several words. Still a sound copy for this book. First edition. A native of North Carolina, Haywood (1762-1826) moved to Tennessee in 1807 where he enhanced his already solid reputation as a jurist and historian, publishing a string of legal compilations and the earliest important histories of his adopted state; he served on the Tennessee Supreme Court for the last 12 years of his life. A rare book, rather amateurishly printed and bound, it evokes the state of frontier life. An important association copy, with the following inscription: "Alex. Forgeye/acting Justice of/the Peace for/Knox County/February 29th 1812." Though rather widely held in institutional collections (OCLC locates 22 copies), no copy has appeared at auction in more than 30 years (ABPC 1976-2007). American Imprints 20311. Allen Tennessee Imprints 162. Allen More Tennessee Rarities 340.

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        Histoire de l'Inde ancienne et moderne, ou l'Indostan

      first edition, rare, illustrated in a very nice large folding map in color on heavy paper.Binding half speckled brown sheepskin contemporary. Back smooth decorated with irons the lyre and the ballot box. Part of title and volume number adorned with sheepskin chocolate. Gaps in mind. 2 Volume head wormholes 1. Small lacks the upper joint of Volume 2. scuffs tail. Despite some flaws, pretty good copy.Member of a family who lived in India for nearly a century, Collin Bar was governor of France in Pondicherry, he was imprisoned for eight years during which he conceived this book. After a general description of India, antiques, religion and its laws, its manners and its uses, it traces the history of ancient and modern India, and European rivalry, mainly those of France and England, and that until 1810; the book ends with a picture of the current state of India and foreign domination. Le Normant Paris 1814 (4) xvj, 372pp. et (4) 408pp. reliés

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Sketch of the Town & Environs of Port Louis Explanatory of the Operations of the British Army under the Command of Majr. Genl. the Honble. Jne. Abercrombie. Drawn by the Author. Decr. 1810 [manuscript title]

      [N.p., but possibly Port Louis. mid- 19th century]. Manuscript sheet map, 10¼ x 13½ inches. On drafting linen. Handcolored. Old fold. Minor toning. Manuscript map depicting troop deployments on the island of Mauritius in December of 1810, when the British finally overcame the French defenses and captured the island. The area from Grande Baie to Grande Riviere is shown, with the coast and terrain in between, documenting the route from the point of debarkation to the town of Port Louis. The legend gives different colored bars for troop positions on the subsequent days of the march, and includes figures for denoting passable and impassable routes. A similar manuscript map is described by Toussaint in his bibliography of Mauritius.The Dutch were the first Europeans to become interested in the island, taking possession in 1598. After exploiting the island's dense forests for a century and introducing the cultivation of sugar cane and cotton, the Dutch abandoned the colony in 1710. The French soon claimed it as "Ile de France," and the island remained under the control of the French East India Company until 1767. During the long war between France and England at the beginning of the 19th century, Mauritius proved to be an important strategic naval base, and as a result the British took charge of the island in 1810, and the Treaty of Paris confirmed official British possession in 1814. It remained an important sugar producing colony, and in the 20th century agricultural production was expanded to include tea, rice, and other produce.A handsome map illustrating a key event in the island's history. Toussaint, F599 (ref).

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        Niederlauterstein. - "Nieder Lauterstein im Sächsischen Erzgebirge".

      - Historische Ortsansicht. Umrissradierung , altkoloriert, um 1810. Von Johann Friedrich Wizani. 37 x 52 cm (Darstellung) / 43,5 x 56 cm (Blatt). Unterhalb der Darstellung rechts "gefertigt von T. F. Wizani dem jüngeren in Dresd", mittig betitelt und Untertitel "Dem Hochwolgebohrn Herrn X. M. C. von Schönberg auf Roth-Schoenberg ergebenst gewidmet von C. G. Schultze. Zu finden beim Hofkupferstecher Schultze in Dresden". - Malerische Ansicht der Burgruine über dem linken Ufer der Schwarzen Pockau. - Blatt minimal fingerspurig. Insgesamt sehr schönes Exemplar in gutem Zustand. Johann Friedrich Wizani (1770 Dresden - 1838 Dresden). Deutscher Landschaftszeichner und Kupferstecher. Zählte mit seinem Bruder Carl Wizani zu den produktivsten Landschaftsmalern und -radierern der Romantik in Dresden. Beide hatten an der Dresdner Akademie bei Adrian Zingg studiert und standen in den besten Beziehungen zu den Kunstverlegern der Stadt.

      [Bookseller: Graphikantiquariat Koenitz]
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        "Vue perspective du Pont sur la Riviere de Regnitz et de la Ville de Bamberg". Schöne Gesamtansicht der Stadt (16 x 71 cm), darunter zahlreiche Aufrisse, Profile und Querschnitte der neuen Regnitzbrücke.

      . Kupferstich von Bollinger aus Wiebeking, um 1810, 55 x 71 cm.. Lentner 6643: "Selten." - Eines der schönsten Blätter von Wiebeking, breitrandig und gut erhalten.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        BAMBERG. "Vue perspective du Pont sur la Rivière de Regnitz et de la Ville de Bamberg". Schöne Gesamtansicht der Stadt (16 x 71 cm), darunter zahlreiche Aufrisse, Profile und Querschnitte der neuen Regnitzbrücke.

      - Kupferstich von Bollinger aus Wiebeking, um 1810, 55 x 71 cm. Lentner 6643: "Selten." - Eines der schönsten Blätter von Wiebeking, breitrandig und gut erhalten.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        "Eine wilde Gegend an der Salza. Vue d'une lieu sauvage sur la riviere de Salza". Altkolorierte Umrissradierung von Johann Ziegler nach Ferdinand F. Runk. Aus: F. F. Runk, L. Janscha, J. Ziegler u.a., Vues de differens Bourgs Villages et Villes de Autriche sup. et inf., de Stirie, de Carinthie.

      Wien, Stöckl, ca. 1810.. Ca 32 cm x 42 cm.. Nebehay-W. 578, 130. - Dargestellt ist vermutlich eine Gegend in der Umgebung von Wildalpen. - Die Umrissradierungen von Johann Ziegler zählen ohne Zweifel zu den schönsten Ansichten der Zeit. Die Umrissradierungen erhielten - nach Vorlage der Aquarelle - eine besonders prächtige Kolorierung. Durch den großen Erfolg wurden die Blätter ständig erweitert und dem veränderten Zeitgeschmack angepasst. - Auf Papier "Whatman". - Leicht fleckig, kl. Wurmgänge im weißen Rand.

      [Bookseller: Matthäus Truppe Buchhandlung & Antiquari]
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        Catalogue des Livres de la Bibliothèque de feu M. A.F. de Fourcroy

      - 1 p.l., 3, [1], [v]-xx, 338 pp. 8vo, attractive antique blue morocco-backed marbled boards (title slightly browned), spine gilt. Paris: Tilliard Frères, Juin 1810. The uncommon sale catalogue of the library of Fourcroy (1755-1809), the great chemist. The catalogue lists 2781 lots of which about 2000 are works on science and medicine. Many rare chemical books are listed. It is preceded by a biographical note including a bibliography of Fourcroy’s writings and a schedule of the sale. At the end, there is a 68-column index. According to Peignot, the compiler of the catalogue was François Henri Stanislas de l’Aulnay (1739-1831), the author of a book published in 1786 on Pilâtre de Rozier’s antimephitic respirator, upon which he improved. Very good copy and scarce; this is the first time I have had a copy. ? Grolier Club, Printed Catalogues of French Book Auctions 1643-1830, 496. Neville, I, pp. 465-66. Peignot, p. 99. Smeaton, p. 212. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Jonathan A. Hill, Bookseller Inc.]
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        MARIAZELL/Steiermark. "Ansicht von Mariä-Zell". Hübsche Gesamtansicht von einem Hügel, im Vordergrund Bauern und kleine Prozession.

      - Altkol. Umrißradierung von J. Ziegler nach Runk, Wien, um 1810, 27 x 41 cm. Nebehay-Wagner 578, 128. - Aus der von Friedrich Ferdinand Runk, Laurenz Janscha und Johann Ziegler herausgegebenen Folge "Vues de différens Bourgs Villages et Villes de Autriche", Wien bei F.X. Stöckel, um 1810. Die gesamte Folge umfaßt 207 Blätter. - Diverser kleinere Mängel wegen auf Chinapapier aufgezogen; Himmel aufgefrischt. Von schönem Gesamteindruck.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        Album de gravures 19è

      1810. relié. DeCollection. S.L., s.d. (vers 1810). In-4 (24 x 18 cm) plein maroquin vert souple, dos lisse à filets dorés, filet sur les plats, tranches dorées, 90 planches gravées à l'aquatinte d'après Le Poussin, Le Lorrain, Ruysdael, Dujardin, Teniers, Vanden Velde... gravées par Bacler d'Albe, A. Guyot, Baltard. Quelques rousseurs. Un manque de papier en bordure d'une gravure. Recueil de vues, antiquités, paysages, sujets gracieux, animaux, scènes pastorales, Rome, ...etc...

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        Traité sur l’art de fabriquer les sirops et les conserves de raisins, destinés à suppléer le sucre des colonies dans les principaux usages de l’économie domestique

      1810. relié. Bon état. A Paris, de l?'imprimerie impériale, chez Méquignon, 1810. In/8 reliure demi-basane, dos lisse à pièce de titre brique et filets dorés, 382 p., 3è édition. Reliure très fatiguée, mais bel état des feuillets. Antoine Augustin Parmentier pharmacien, agronome, nutritionniste et hygiéniste français. 1737-1813. Pour remédier à la pénurie de sucre de canne, il préconise l?'emploi de sucres de raisins et d?'autres végétaux sucrés. Il s?'intéresse à la conservation des farines, du vin et des produits laitiers. Vicaire col. 658 signale la première édition de cet ouvrage sous un titre légèrement différent (Instruction...) en 1809. Considérations générales sur les végétaux d?'où l?'on a extrait du sucre. Sucre de maïs, sucre de betterave, sucre de canne. Procédés de la ménagère, du pharmacien, du manufacturier. Des fabriques de sirops et conserves de raisins, élixir de Garus, hydromels, etc...

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        ARNSTEIN/Lahn. "Die Abtey Arnstein". Ansicht des Klosters über die Lahn.

      - Altkol. Aquatinta in Sepia von F.C. Reinermann, um 1810, 27,5 x 40,5 cm. Vgl. Le Blanc 3, 296 u. Nagler XIV, 90, 16; Thieme-Becker Bd. XXVIII, S. 120 f. - Der Landschaftsmaler, Kupferstecher und Lithograph wurde 1764 in Wetzlar geboren. Nach Lehr- und Wanderjahren, u.a. in Rom bei L. Ducros, war er tätig in Basel, Wetzlar und Frankfurt, wo er 1835 auch starb. Bekannt wurde er durch seine großen Folgen "Ansichten der Lahn" und "Ansichten der Mosel". - Unser Blatt in frischem Altkolorit und aufwendiger Rahmung.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        "Das Stift Gurk. La Prevote de Gurk". Altkolorierte Umrissradierung von Johann Ziegler nach Ferdinand F. Runk. Aus: F. F. Runk, L. Janscha, J. Ziegler u.a., Vues de differens Bourgs Villages et Villes de Autriche sup. et inf., de Stirie, de Carinthie.

      Wien, Stöckl, (ca. 1810).. Ca 32 cm x 42 cm.. Nebehay-W. 578, 169. - Die Umrissradierungen von Johann Ziegler zählen ohne Zweifel zu den schönsten Ansichten der Zeit. Die Umrissradierungen erhielten - nach Vorlage der Aquarelle - eine besonders prächtige Kolorierung. Durch den großen Erfolg wurden die Blätter ständig erweitert und dem veränderten Zeitgeschmack angepasst. - Auf Papier "Whatman". - Minimal gebräunt.

      [Bookseller: Matthäus Truppe Buchhandlung & Antiquari]
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        THE POLITE REPOSITORY, OR POCKET COMPANION; Containing An Almanack... Ornamented With Elegant Engravings And Ruled Pages for Occurrences, Cash, Account, Etc., Etc. To Be Continued Annually.

      for W. Peacock,: London:, 1810. London: for W. Peacock, 1810. One of the missing link volumes in the history of Humphry Repton's contributions to Peacock's POLITE REPOSITORY, the English almanack renowned for its beautifully printed format, and, especially, its exquisite miniature views and engraved decorations. In this 1810 issue there is an identified drawing by Repton entitled "The entrance Of Woodchester Park, Lord Ducie" which was engraved by W. Hawkins and used as a frontispiece. Within the text of the almanack, heading the versos of the double-paged monthly engraved diary spaces, are twelve miniature engravings of scenes, most of them showing country places and gardens. They are: Cowes Harbour from Mr. Mackenzies garden; Moor Hall, Essex. Seat of John Parry Esqr.; Cobham Hall, Kent, the Seat of Earl of Darnley; Scene at Purfleet , from the Kings Yard; Bedwell Park, Herts., Seat of Sir Culling Smith Bart.; the Thornery, at Woburn Abbey; Cascade at Kidbrook, Sussex; the Grange, Waltham-Stowe, Seat of Thos. Lane Esqr.; Villa at Tottenham, Seat of Wm. Row Esqr.; the Gate House at Stoneleigh Abbey, the Revd Thos. Leigh; Scene from Belvedere, Kent, Seat of Lord Eardley; and Scene at Higham-Hill, Essex, Seat of John Harman. Esqr. Of these twelve views, Nigel Temple, in "HUMPHRY REPTON, ILLUSTRATOR, AND WILLIAM PEACOCK'S POLITE REPOSITORY 1790-1811." (GARDEN HISTORY Vol.16, No.. 2, Autumn, 1988 pp. 169) notes that six are associated with Repton professionally but, at the time of writing, there were no known original watercolors by Repton to connect with the engravings, nor any acknowledgement by Peacock that Repton had drawn them. In fact, "only ten of the miniature originals (watercolours) have been recorded extant (Temple p. 165). The exhibition catalogue, HUMPHRY REPTON LANDSCAPE GARDNER 1752-1818 BY Carter, Good and Laurie, (Norwich, 1982) accounted for Repton's REPOSITORY illustrations only up to the year 1808. Since then, copies for 1809 and 1810 have been identified and examined. Repton is known to have been unsatisfied with the frontispiece engraved by I. Smith for the 1809 issue (up until this point John Peltro had done the engravings), and it is suggested that he stopped producing drawings for the publication at this point. However, this 1810 issue does include a frontispiece drawing by Repton and prepared by yet another engraver, W. Hawkins (for more on the changes in the Repository at this time, see Temple, again in Garden History p. 169). Temple hoped that publishing a list of the small views in the 1809, 1810 and 1811 issues "might lead to new attributions of drawings or works. Bearing in mind Repton's talent for making his work known, more drawings of his work may be identified here. 12mo(11.4 x 7.4 cm); 115 +(1) pp. including engraved frontispiece; with 14 vignette views of which 12 head the monthly diary pages. Original plain wrappers, small tear without loss to one half centimeter at bottom of spine; half moon shaped darkening on upper and lower covers where the booklet is removed from the slipcase; a.e.g.; small red dated stamp (1 shilling) on page 49; a.e.g.; in decoratively printed slipcase with floral borders and center title vignette on upper and lower covers. About fine.

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        HEIDELBERG. "Ansicht der Stadt Heidelberg von der Nordoestlichen Seite". Gesamtansicht vom Harlaß aus.

      - Radierung von Georg Primavesi, um 1810, 28,5 x 41,5 cm. Schefold 24893. - Die seltene Ansicht in einem sehr breitrandigen Exemplar. Nur im Rand gering unfrisch.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        Histoire des Wahabis, depuis leur origine jusqu'a la fin de 1809.

      Paris, Crapelet, 1810.. 8vo. (4), VIII, 222, (2) pp. Remains of original grey temporary wrappers. Stored in gilt modern quarter morocco box.. First edition of this fundamental study of Wahhabism, not translated into Arabic until 2005 ("Tarih al-wahhabiyin mundu na 'atihim hatta 'am 1809 m.", published in Riyadh by Darat al-Malik 'Abd-al-'Aziz). Corancez had lived in Aleppo for eight years as French consul. He married a Syrian and had first-hand information about the Wahhabi movement in Egypt, Syria, and Baghdad. He published his book soon after the followers of the Moslem reformer Abd-el Wahhab conquered the holy cities of Mecca and Medina in 1805, an event that fueled a strong interest in the movement throughout Europe. "This sect, which abhorred all loose living, attracted the attention of a number of travellers. Corancez' account of the Wahabis precedes by many years that of Burckhardt, which was published posthumously in 1830, although both men were living and travelling in Syria at the same time, and presumably knew each other" (Atabey). As Burrell comments, "the final merits - and challenges - of this book are [... that] Corancez was prepared to reflect upon a range of issues which remain relevant and controversial, for many people in the Middle East today. These include the nature of Islam and its apparent resistance to self-doubt and the challenge of change, the complex attitude adopted by Muslims to Christians and Jews, the status of the Prophet Mohammed within Islam, the reasons for the enduring nature of despotic rule in the Middle East, the significance of the different status afforded men and women [...]". - Includes the sometimes-lacking errata final leaf. Slight brownstaining as common; untrimmed as issued with the publisher's temporary grey-blue wrapper largely preserved. Spine chipped; upper cover frayed and partly pasted to half-title. The Atabey copy (in contemporary half morocco) sold for 3,800 at Sotheby's in 2002. - Macro, Bibliography of the Arabian Peninsula, 750. Atabey 282. Gay 3461. Querard I, 143. Not in Blackmer.

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        The Uncle’s Present. A New Battledoor.

      Jacob Johnson [c. 1810], Philadelphia - 4 leaves printed on stiff stock, the first and last leaves pasted to inside of cardboard wrappers. Woodcut illustrations. 16.5x10 cm (6½x4") original stiff printed wrappers."The battledoor was an offshoot of the hornbook, and was printed on the double fold of stiff cardboard with the extra piece folded over in order to fit it for the double purpose it had to serve. In school it was used for teaching children the alphabet, whilst out of school it served as the racket in the game of shuttlecock and battledore" Rosenbach 428. Rare. Slight bend and crease at bottom; near fine.

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        Reise durch Norwegen und Lappland. Erster (-) Zweiter Theil.

      Berlin, Nauck 1810. X, 486 + VI, 406, (2), foldepl. Gravert tittelbl. i begge bd. Enkelt, noe nyere sjirtryggbd. m. papir tittelfelt (uleselig). Store marger, men tittelbladene er på mindre papir. Begge tittelbl. litt plettet. Indre falser i bd. II rep.. Schiøtz 158a **

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        Vues des Cordillères et Monumens des Peuples Indigènes de l'Amérique

      [de l'imprimerie de J.H. Stône] chez F. Schoell, Paris 1810 - (22 3/4 x 16 1/8 inches). Half title. Engraved dedication leaf, 69 engraved plates on 68 leaves (27 hand coloured, printed in colours or printed in colours and finished by hand [1 of these double-page], 4 printed in sepia), engraved dedication. Expertly bound to style in half morocco preserving original brown paper-covered boards, titled in gilt on spine A lovely copy of one of the great monuments to scientific exploration, with superb colour-printed and hand-coloured aquatints: "The most beautiful and generally interesting of all Humboldt's works" (Sabin). This work is one of the most important publications to result from the expedition to America in 1799-1804 of the great German scientist and explorer, Alexander von Humboldt, and the botanist, Aimé Bonpland. During their extensive trip, the two gathered a mass of material relating to all aspects of the New World, and their work in the field and the subsequent publications set a new standard for scientific exploration and reporting. Humboldt and Bonpland set out to investigate the area's geography, natural history, archaeology, and native customs, supplementing, their field explorations, with extensive research in Europe. The series of publications resulting from the expedition began in 1805 and took decades to publish, the present volume being the first major work from the series to appear. Vue des Cordillères. is most notable for its remarkable aquatint plates of scenes in South and Central America, particularly the magnificent double-page plate of the great volcano of Chimborazo in the Andean highlands. Most of these were made from Humboldt's original sketches. His involvement in the publication was close, especially in checking the colouring, which was done under his personal supervision to insure accuracy. These plates beautifully illustrate views, native costumes, and antiquities. The work is equally important as the first extensive treatment of surviving pre-Columbian and immediately post-Columbian Indian codices. The first publication of any part of the famed Dresden Codex, the most extensive of surviving pre-Columbian codices, is found herein, again with superb colouring. There are also coloured prints of the Codex Mendoza and plates drawn from various other important codices. Humboldt's treatment of them is a landmark in the rediscovery of the pre-Columbian civilizations. "Every class of Mexican, Aztec, and Peruvian Antiquity receives in this work the clearest philosophical analysis" (Field). The present copy includes the last twenty plates: these are frequently lacking. It does not include the 16pp. introduction by Humboldt, dated 1813 - which seems to be an indication that the present copy is an an early issue. Field 739; Hill 839; Lipperheide 1630; Palau 117026; Pilling Proof-Sheets 1871; Sabin 33754. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Studies of Landscapes by T. Gainsborough. J. Hoppner. R.A.T. Girtin. Wm Owen. R.A.A. Callcot. A.S. Owen. J. Varley. J.S. Hayware and L. Francia. Imitated from the Originals by L. Francia, 1810".

      - Landschaften und Marinen, 15 Bll. Kreidelithographien auf farbigem Papier, zum Teil weiß gehöht, einschließlich Titelblatt, auf alten Untersätzen. Ca. 18,1:25,2 cm. Aus dem 60 Blatt umfassenden Druckwerkes: "Studies of Landscapes by T. Gainsborough. J. Hoppner. R.A.T. Girtin. Wm Owen. R.A.A. Callcot. A.S. Owen. J. Varley. J.S. Hayware and L. Francia. Imitated from the Originals by L. Francia, 1810". Literatur: Th.- B. XII., 325; Nagler Monogramm. IV, 1064; Bénézit IV, p. 52-53. Der Landschafts- und Marinemaler, Lithograph und Kupferstecher studierte in jungen Jahren in London die Aquarellmalerei, eine Technik, die er in solcher Weise vervollkommnete, daß er 1811 zum ständigen Sekretär der neugegründeten Society of Painters in Watercolours ernannt wurde. 1817 ließ er sich in seiner Heimatstsdt Calais nieder, wo kurze Zeit Richard Parkes Bonington zu seinen Schülern zählte.

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        Voyage commercial et politique aux Indes Orientales, aux iles Philippines, a la Chine,

      Paris: Crapelet for Clament frères,, 1810. avec des notions sur la Cochinchine et le Tonquin, pendant les années 1803, 1804, 1805, 1806 et 1807,contenant des observations et des renseignements, tant sur les productions territoriales et industrielles que sur le commerce de ces pays; des tableaux d'importations et d'exportations du commerce d'Europe en Chine, depuis 1804 jusqu'en 1807; des remarques sur les moeurs, les coutumes, le gouvernement, les lois, les idiômes, les religions, etc.; un apperçu des moyens à employer pour affranchir ces contrée. 3 volumes octavo (198 × 123 mm). Contemporary sheep-backed boards, finely sprinkled pink paper,red double-labels, spines with double gilt ruled compartments, edges stained yellow and sprinkled red. Housed in a recent, plain brown cloth slipcase. With two excellent engraved folding maps by Mentelle and Chanlaire., hand-coloured in outline - the southern part of India and south east Asia from the mouth of the Ganges, including the East Indian Archipelago, and four folding tables. A little rubbed on the boards, contemporary repair to the front board of volume II, minor worm incursions on the lower joint of volume I, and the front joint of volume II, light browning and occasional spotting, a very good set in unrestored contemporary condition. First edition. Having lost Pondicherry (Puducherry) in the siege of 1793, the French regained it under the terms of the Treaty of Amiens, but in fact Henry Wellesley refused to cede it, and therefore when Renouard de Sainte-Croix (1767-1840) arrived in 1802 he was almost immediately imprisoned. A soldier-savant, he had been sent out to help organise the defence of the Philippines, but following his release he undertook a two year long survey of southern India including the Coromandel and Malabar coasts. He then departed on a thorough tour of the entire east Asian region taking in Malacca, Mindanao, Manilla, the Marianas, Luzon, Macao, the Camarines, the Bissayes (Visayas), the gold mines at Mabulao, and on his return voyage Canton, Cochinchina and Tonkin, with around two thirds of the third volume here being dedicated to his experiences in China. Written in epistolary form, de Sainte-Croix's approach encompasses history, geography, natural history, ethnography, industry and commerce, with a keen eye to international trade. A contemporary review in L'Esprit des journaux, françois et étrangers, remarked that; "For many people nothing makes more enjoyable and interesting reading than voyages; they offer the mind a tableau of exotic sights around the globe; or they explore the laws and customs of various peoples; or explain new methods in the practice of agriculture, commerce of navigation; and in this triple aspect M. de Sainte-Croix's voyage is one of the most curious to have been offered in a long time. Those who seek only amusement in such works, will find in it, despite of its complete veracity, all of the interest that fiction sometimes lends to the accounts of certain travellers" (January, 1811, pp.55-6). de Sainte-Croix was also the author, under a pseudonym, of L'Hindoustan, ou Religion, moeurs, usages, arts et métiers des Hindous (1816); compiled a two volume statistical survey of Martinique; produced memoirs on sugar production and slavery in the French colonies; translated and edited Staunton's Ta Tsing Leu Lee for the French market; and his Mémoire sur la Chine adressé à Napoléon 1er was translated and published in Toung Pao by Cordier in 1901. The present work was published in German in 1811, but not into English. Commercially uncommon, this is a very pleasing copy of this important early nineteenth-century French account of Asia.

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        TRATADO DE LA REDUCCION DE MONEDAS FRANCESAS, y su valor á Reales de vellon de España, con arreglo á el Decreto dado por el Excmo. Señor General Thouvenot Baron del Imperio Gobernador de Vizcaya en 6 de Octubre de 1810.

      En Vitoria, en la Oficina de la Viuda de Larumbe, é Hijos, 1810. - Petit in-4. 30pp. Broché, couverture muette de l'époque. Edition Originale. Rarissime opuscule dans lequel le général Thouvenot, gouverneur français de la province de Biscaye conquise par Napoléon, instituait le cours légal de la monnaie française en Espagne avec des peines de prison et des amendes pour les commerçants qui la refuseraient. "Queriendo hacer cesar las freqüentes discusiones que ocurren entre los militares y los habitantes sobre el cambio de monedas francesas. Considerando que estas discusiones terminaban casi siempre en detrimento del Soldado" etc. Ce volume semble notamment absent des collections publiques espagnoles (cf. CCPB). Très bon exemplaire. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Raccolta di Prospettive Serie, Rustiche, e di Paesaggio dedicate al merito di alcuni Mecenati, Professori, Amatori di Belle Arti, ed Amici. Incise a semplice contorno, e Stampate in carta Velina ad uso di Frnacia per poterle acquerellare, a vantaggio de' Studenti, ed Amatori di Belle Arti.

      Bologna 1810 - 49 x 38 cm, Inventate da Antonio Basoli Guelfese. Pittore di Decorazioni da Teatro, da Camera, e Quadri di tal genere; membro della Reale Accademia di Belle Arti in Bologna; ed Aggiunto nella Scuola d' Ornato, Disegnate da Francesco Cocchio Budriese, Studente nella detta Reale Accademia, ed allievo particolare dell' Autore; ed Incise da diversi Scuolari del Professore Francesco Rosaspina, dall' Autore, e dal Disegnatore, unpag., 97 graf. Taf.,keine durchgeh. Nummerierung, Buchblock von Vorsatz gerissen, Vorsatz lose, Ränder z. T. minim eingerissen und gebräunt, ill. Titelseite mit Einrissen am unteren Rand ( kein Bild - oder Textverlust) und mit Knitterfalten, gestempelt, etwas stockfleckig, gemusterter Pappband stark berieben, Ecken bestossen, Rücken eingerissen, [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Konvolut) 13 Radierungen von F. N. König.

      o. O. 1810 - 1. eine Scheune im Canton Luzern, 5.5 x 8.5 cm, 2. 3 x Ruine v. Habsburg im Canton Luzern, 12.5 x 8.5 cm, gef., 3. Das Waysenhaus in Zürich, 8.5 x 13 cm, gefaltet, 4. Zürich von der Nordseite gezeichnet, 8.5 x 13 cm, gefaltet, 5. Gessners Denkmal auf dem Schützenplatze bey Zürich, 8.5 x 13.5 cm, gefaltet, 6. Promenade auf dem Schützenplatze bey Zürich, 8.5 x 13 cm, 7. Die Stadt Luzern von der Morgenseite gezeichnet,12.5 x 8 cm, 8. Die Stadt Luzern von der Abendseite gezeichnet, 8 x 12 cm, 9. Bauernhaus im Canton Luzern, 5.5 x 8.5 cm, 10. Capelle auf dem Schlachtfeld zu Sempach Cant. Luzern, 8 x 12 cm, 11. Der Kirchgang zur Tauffe, 6 x 9 cm, alle leicht stockfleckig, gefaltet

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        Memoria sopra la soverchia moltiplicazione de' cani del dottor Giampietro Fiorio socio della Accademia di Scienze, Belle Lettere ed Arti di Mantova... Edizione II accresciuta di una dissertazione sul veleno dei funghi e di sei lettere di vario argomento

      Pazzoni 1810 In 16, pp. 271 + (1b). Timbretto di libreria alla sguardia. Legatura in mz. pl. coeva con qualche lieve danno al dorso. Seconda edizione (ed orig. 1783) di questo raro saggio, dal risvolto di carattere economico, sulla regolamentazione del numero dei cani in un'ottica meramente utilitaristica. Secondo l'A., la moltiplicazione del numero di questi e' inutile e dannosa. Salvo pertanto pochi cani destinati alla caccia, come alcuni bracchi e levrieri, o mantenuti alla guardia dei greggi, tutti gli altri dovrebbero essere eliminati: 'mostrava eziandio il danno economico che ne veniva pel mantenimento di tali bestie, le quali sommando nello Stato mantovano negli ultimi anni del secolo passato a circa 5 migliaja e mezzo, mangiavano da 2.400 sacchi di frumentone all'anno...' (Annali universali di medicina, vol. 205, p. 446). Quesa seconda edizione si arricchisce, rispetto a quella originale, di altre due parti: una seconda (da p. 123 a p. 180) in cui si trova un saggio sui funghi velenosi e una terza composta da lettere di vario argomento: sulle malattie de gelsi, sulle norme igieniche della sepoltura, le malattie che si diffondono nel periodo estivo a Mantova, questioni di carattere agrario legate sempre alla coltivazione nel Mantovano, questioni di pubblica sanita' a Pozzolo, e infine una lettera sulle campane. ITA

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        A Journal of the Voyages and Travels of a Corps of Discovery, Under the Command of Capt. Lewis and Capt. Clarke of the Army of the United States, from the Mouth of the Missouri through the Interior Parts of North America to the Pacific Ocean, During the Years 1804, 1805 and 1806

      Printed for Matthew Carey, Philadelphia 1810 - 262pp. Sextodecimo [18 cm] Rebound in 1/2 leather over marbled boards. New endsheets and pastedowns. Tissue repair to frontispiece. Includes all six engravings The Patrick Gass Journal was the first publisged account of the Lewis & Clark expedition, and the 1810 Carey printing, is the first to contain these six illustrations. Wagner/Camp 6:5. Graff 1518. Howes G77. Streeter 3123. Sabin 26741. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        A Domestic Treatise on the Diseases of Horses and Dogs; (and, contiguously: A Domestic Treatise on the Diseases of Dogs); so conducted as to enable persons to practise with ease and success on their own animals, without the assistance of a farrier: Including likewise the Natural Management, as Stabling, Feeding, Exercise, & c.: together with the Outlines of a Plan for th

      London:: printed for T.Boosey, 4, Old Broad Street, Royal Exchange:, 1810.. Fourth edition, with very large additions.. Hardcover. VG+. [iv] (two engraved title pages - see below) + iii + (4-)249 + [7] index +[4] adverts. [The Dogs title page continues: Containing a description of every disease to which they are generally liable, and the mode of cure: being the result of nearly twenty years' diligent attention to the subject. Together with a very copious detail of the symptoms and progress of madness in dogs, with a preventive remedy both for the human and brute. By Delabere Blaine. 1810. (no printer or publisher stated. The Dogs section begins with an introduction at p.137.)] Formerly disbound, the first title page and the final (advertisement) leaf have some soiling and a little wear to the edges. Slight browning to paper, contents otherwise very good. 12mo, in very nice new binding of mid green Victorian cloth, ruled in blind to the front, spine ruled in gilt with gilt title on dark green lettering-piece, and date on black at base of spine. **** Not only is this book rare in an early printing, but none of the holdings listed on copac appear to have the second, Diseases of Dogs title page, which has a very nice sharp engraved vignette of dogs (whereas the vignette on the Horses and Dogs title page shows only horses): neither can I find a record of the Diseases of Dogs ever having been printed as a separate title. ****

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        Recueil d'ecritures ronde, batarde, batarde, coulee et anglaise par Savant

      Chez J. B. Maggi mar. d'estampes 1810 Album composto da 18 tavole fuori testo (compreso il frontespizio) incise all'acquaforte Chianale, Amati e Tela su disegno del calligrafo piemontese Giuseppe Savant. Una piccola immagine ? stata ripassata in epoca con pennino. Leggra polverosit? al frontespizio. Brossura muta coeva. Raro album torinese pubblicato dall'editore Maggi che precede altre due analoghe pubblicazioni dedicate all'arte della calligrafia: Lecons de J. Savant e Element theorico - pratiques, rispettivamente del 1812 e del 1820. Questa pubblicazione, di estrema rarit?, presenta 18 tavole con modelli calligrafici, le prime tavole illustrano La posizione del corpo, la posizione della mano, la postura della mano, della piuma e i vari modi fare la punta. Le altre tavole riportano, entro belle bordure realizzate attraverso virtuosismi calligrafici, i modelli?di scrittura detti ronde, batarde, coul?e, e anglaise. FRA

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        Das Käthchen von Heilbronn oder die Feuerprobe ein großes historisches Ritterschauspiel. Aufgeführt auf dem Theater an der Wien den 17. 18. und 19. März 1810.

      Realschulbuchhandlung,, Bln., 1810 - 8°. 198 SS. Neu Hldr. mit Buntpapierbezug. Goed. VI, 102,6, Borst 1117; Brieger 1394; Sembdner 8. - Erste Ausgabe. - Tit. gestempelt. Personenverzeichnis mit kl. Kritzelei. Letztes Blatt mit alten handschriftl. Einträgen. Erste Bll. mit hinterleg. Ein- und Ausrissen ohne Textverlust. Tls. stärker stock- und fingerfleckig. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Elements of the Science of Botany, as Established by Linnaeus; With examples to illustrate the classes and orders of his system. Third edition. 1-(3).

      - London, T. Bensley for J. Murray, 1810. Small 8vo. Engr. front,+ 144,+ (8) pp.+ 79 engr. hand coloured plates; 43,+ (blank),+ 3-49,+ 106 pp.+ 65 engr. hand coloured plates. Later green cloth, gilt spines with red labels. Two volumes. Soulsby 790. As in the Soulsby copy, the imprint has been changed in ink by hand to 1812. The first and second editions were published in 1809. The third part lacks title leaf and is bound together with part two. With a total of 145 engraved plates, of which all but two are hand coloured. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Vicino a S. Vitale in Roma.

      1810 1810 - Radierung 1810. 16,1:22,1 cm. Blatt 1 aus der Folge von 20 Blatt „Römische Ansichten". Literatur: Andresen 1, III; Lutterotti Rad. 1; Katalog „Joseph Anton Koch. Ansichten vor der Natur, Stuttgart, Staatsgalerie, 1989, aus Nrn. 83-92.- Vorzüglicher gleichmäßiger Abdruck mit der Schrift unten und der Nummer rechts oben. Vollrandig. Die Vorzeichnung für die Radierung bewahrt das Kupferstich-Kabinett in Dresden (Lutterotti Z 177). In einem vom 10. Juni 1810 datierten Brief an Robert von Langer in München schreibt Koch, er habe „ein Werk Italienischer Gegenden auf Assoziation zu radieren angefangen". Die für den Verkauf bestimmte Folge stellt Gegenden aus Rom und dessen Umgebung dar. Ursprünglich hatte der Künstler vor, die Suite über die 20 Blatt hinaus auszudehnen. Wegen fehlender Kupferplattenwurde das Projekt jedoch mit der Vollendung der zwanzigsten Platte eingestellt. Die „Römischen ansichten" sind die letzten druckgraphischen Arbeiten des Künstlers, der sich fortan nur noch der Ölmalerei widmete.

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        Robinson crusoeus EDITION ORIGINALE

      Parisiis|(Paris): Apud autorem, 1810. Fine. Apud autorem, Parisiis (Paris) 1810, In 16 (8,5x13,5cm), relié. - First edition of this Latin version of Robinson Crusoe, illustrated with a frontispiece and 29 figures unsigned. Full Sheepskin flamed contemporary. spine smooth croisillonnés 3 boxes and 2 finials. Part of title in red morocco. Top cap partly missing (ditto for the tail cap). boards decorated with a coaching net. Gilt edges. Translation of FJ Goffaux, professor of ancient languages at school Imperial. The book is an undeniable curiosity for amateur Robinson Crusoe, it also beautifully illustrated. The novel is certainly reduced to its original first part, ie the island portion of the novel. Ex dono manuscript of the author and signature that authenticates the copy. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale de cette version latine de Robinson Crusoe, illustrée d'un frontispice et de 29 figures non signées. Reliure en pleine basane flammée d'époque. Dos lisse à 3 caissons croisillonnés et 2 fleurons. Pièce de titre en maroquin rouge. Coiffe supérieure en partie manquante (idem pour la coiffe de queue). Plats ornés d'un filet d'encadrement. Tranches dorées. Traduction de F. J. Goffaux, professeur de langues anciennes au lycée impérial. L'ouvrage constitue une curiosité indéniable pour l'amateur de Robinson Crusoe, il en en outre joliment illustré. Le roman se trouve certainement réduit à sa première partie originelle, c'est à dire à la partie insulaire du roman. Ex dono manuscrit de l'auteur et signature qui authentifie l'exemplaire.

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      J. Walker for J. Johnson & Co. , J. Richardson, F. C. & J. Rivington, Et. Al. ,, London 1810 - Thick 12mo. [2], [iii]-xxiii, [i], [3], 4-660pp, page number 626 is "26." The 2 leaves between the title leaf and the Introduction were not issued with all copies, and are not present here. The Introduction begins on page [iii]. ½ leather by Root & Son, tear to first text page, otherwise near fine. A reprint of the 1741 London edition. Sabin 23491. 2 plates (engr title & frontis). Unusually beautiful copy, 3/4 calf leather, contents clean and tight. Binding intact. ; 0 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Right Hon: Sir Joseph Banks, Bart. K.B. President of the Royal Society. From an original Picture by T Lawrence, Esq. R.A in the possession of Samuel Lyons Esq

      London: T Cadell and W Davies, 1810. Stipple engraving, 39x31 cms (plate size) mounted, glazed in a modern frame. Fine engraving showing Banks in his eminence: Baronet, Patron of science and President of the Royal Society (1748-1820). Banks is seated wearing the ribbon and star of the Order of the Bath. The proceedings of the Royal Society are on the table next to him.

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        NEUÖTTING. "Vue perspective du Levage des cintres de ce pont & de la Ville d'Oettingen en Baviere". Gesamtansicht, links die Innbrücke während des Baus, darüber Schnitte und Konstruktionsdetails, oben die fertige Brücke.

      - Kupferstich aus Wiebeking, um 1810, 61 x 92 cm. Lentner 9098: "Schöne Radierung". - Ein Einriss sorgfältig restauriert. Kapitales Blatt in guter Erhaltung.

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        "Vue perspective du Levage des cintres de ce pont & de la Ville d'Oettingen en Baviere". Gesamtansicht, links die Innbrücke während des Baus, darüber Schnitte und Konstruktionsdetails, oben die fertige Brücke.

      . Kupferstich aus Wiebeking, um 1810, 61 x 92 cm.. Lentner 9098: "Schöne Radierung". - Ein Einriss sorgfältig restauriert. Kapitales Blatt in guter Erhaltung.

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        Goethe's sämmtliche Schriften

      Wien in Commission bey Geistinger, Verlegt bei Anton Strauß, 1810; 1810; 1810; 1810;1810; 1810; 1810; 1810; 1810; 1810; 1810; 1810; 1810; 1811; 1811; 1811; 1811; 1812 (Reihentitel 1811); 1812;1812; 1812; 1812; 1812; 1813; 1814 (zusätzlicher Titel 1815);1817.. Erster-Sechster Band Theater; 7ter-8ter Band Gedichte; 9ter bis 12ter Band Romane; 13ter Band Kleine prosaische Schriften; 14ter und 15ter Band Benvenuto Cellini; 16ter Bd.Rameau's Neffe; 17ter Band.Winkelmann; 18ter und 19ter Band: Aus meinem Leben; 20ster bis 24ter Band : Farbenlehre; 24ster, 25ster und 26ster Band : Aus meinem Leben; 4 nn.Bl., 394 S.,mit einer Umrissradierung; 3nn.Bl.,408 S.,mit einer Umrissradierung; 3 nn.Bl., 312 S.,mit einer Umrissradierung; 3 nn.Bl., 360 S.,mit einer Umrissradierung; 3 nn.Bl., 334 S.,mit einer Umrissradierung; 3 nn.Bl., 419 einer Umrissradierung; 2 nn.Bl.,VIII., 400 S., mit einer Umrissradierung; 2 nn.Bl., 425 S., 1 nn.S.,mit einer Umrissradierung; 3 nn.Bl., 272 S.,mit einer Umrissradierung; 2 nn.Bl., 309 S.,mit einer Umrissradierung; 3 nn.Bl., 453 S.,mit einer Umrissradierung; 3 nn.Bl., 362 S.,mit einer Umrissradierung; 3 nn.Bl., 288 einer Umrissradierung; 2 S.Noten und einer Tafel (nur fragmentarisch erhalten); 4 nn.Bl.,VIII., 333 S. (i.W.332 S.),4 nn.Bl., mit einer Umrissradierung; 3 nn.Bl., 350 S.,mit einer Umrissradierung 3 nn.Bl., 352 S.,mit einer Umrissradierung 3 nn.Bl., 288 S.,mit einer Umrissradierung 3 nn.Bl., 176 S. (i.W. 253 S.) .,mit einer Umrissradierung 3 nn.S.,VI., 292 S., mit einer Umrissradierung 1 nn.Bl., XL., 318 S.; 2nn.Bl., 296 S., 4 nn.S. (Inhaltsverzeichnis); 1nn.Bl., 368 S.; 2 nn.Bl., VIII., 333 S., 3 nn.S.(Inhaltsverzeichnis); 2 nn.Bl., 367 S., mit einer Umrissradierung; 2 nn.Bl., 344 S., mit einer Umrissradierung; Umrissradierung, Reihentitel, Titel, 279 S. Original-Interimsbroschüren,ca. 11,6 x 19,6 cm (Band 26 abweichend). Es fehlt das separat erschienene Heft zur Farbenlehre. Einbände mit Knicken und kleineren Fehlstellen im Bezugspapier, ein Broschürendeckel (Band 9 Romane) fehlt, ein Broschürendeckel lose, mehrere gelockert, Band 26 abweichend gebunden (ohne den Originalbroschüren-Einband) Die ersten und letzten Blatt mit Knickspuren, stellenweise leicht gebräunt, stellenweise etwas fleckig. Die ausfaltbare Tafel im 13ten Band nur zum Teil vorhanden (Stammbaum); Band 26 unregelmäßig beschnitten. Insgesamt befriedigender Zustand. Selten. Noch zu Goethes Lebzeiten erschienener Raubdruck, den Goethe selbst als "gute Ausgabe " bezeichnete. Erstmals wurden folgende Einzeldrucke in die Gesamtausgabe aufgenommen : Pandora, Benvenuto Cellini, Rameaus Neffe, Winckelmann und sein Jahrhundert. Aus meinem Leben. Dichtung und Wahrheit, und die 4 Bände Zur Farbenlehre. im ersten Band dieses Drucks findet sich die früheste für eine Goethe-Ausgabe entworfene Illustration zu Faust.

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        Medical Botany: Containing Systematic and General Descriptions, with Plates of all the Medicinal Plants, Indigenous and Exotic, Comprehended in the Catalogues of the Materia Medica Second Edition Vol III

      London.: William Phillips.. Second Edition.. 1810.. 80 plates, black and white engravings, edges uncut, 394-632pp, 11 x 8 inches (plates 9 1/2 x 7 1/2), paper covered boards (hardbound). Boards detached from spine, paper loss to majority of spine, Stamford Medical Book Society label to front paste down with a few ink notations, front endpaper missing, three inch tear to lower left edge of dedication page, scattered foxing to text pages and a few plates. OVERALL THE PLATES ARE CLEAN AND BRIGHT. Attractive engravings of various medicinal plants such as Christmas Rose, Common Peony, Hundred-Leaved Rose, Common Quince Tree, Peach Tree, Lemon Tree, Clove Tree, etc., "as Published by the Royal Colleges of Physicians of London and Edinburgh. Together with Most of the Principal Medicinal Plants not included in those Pharmacopeias. Accompanied with a Circumstantial Detail of their Medicinal Effects, And of the Diseases in which they have been Most Successfully Employed" (from title page). .

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        Historisch-geographisch politischer Versuch über Ostindien nebst der Schilderung von dessen Handel nach Le Goux de Flaix. Mit Noten, Anmerkungen und einer Vorrede von E. A. W. v. Z(immermann). 2 Bände.

      Leipzig, Heinrich Gräff, 1810.. 8°. VIII, 444 SS., 1 gefaltete Kupfertafel; IV, 436 SS. Halb-Leder d. Zt. mit Rückenvergoldung und zwei geprägten Rückenschildern. Fromm IV,14742 (anderer Verlag und mit nur 1 erschienen Band). Seltene, für den deutschen Markt bearbeitete Ausgabe des französischen Werkes "Essai historique, geographique et politique sur l'Indoustan". Zimmermann war der Herausgeber des "Taschenbuchs der Reisen". Hier fügt er eine Vorrede hinzu, in der er die Bedeutung Indiens für den europäischen Handel betont und insbesondere den Reichtum an Bodenschätzen hervorhebt. Einige Kapitel behandeln auch Tibet. Ferner äussert er sich zum französischen Autor Legoux, der selbst in Indien geboren sei und das Land aus eigener Anschaung kenne. Aus dem Inhalt: Gemälde des Handels von Hindustan - Innerer Handel, Gewichte, Maaße und Münzen - Ueber die noch zu benutzenden Produkte - Politische Blicke auf die europäischen Etablissements in Hindustan - Gemälde des Handels, Ausfuhr: Tücher, Indigos, Baumwolle, Pfeffer, Reis, Tabak, Seide, Opium, Salpeter, Teppiche, Gummi, Zucker etc. - Exemplar einer Adelsbibliothek, beide Titel verso mit grossem altem Wappen-Stempel. - Papierbedingt gebräunt oder etwas fleckig. Etwas berieben, aber insgesamt gut erhalten dekorativ gebunden.

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        Travels through Lower Canada, and theUnited States of North America, in the Years 1806, 1807, and 1808. Towhich are added, Biographical Notices and Anecdotes of some of theleading Characters in the United States; and of those who have, atvarious Periods,

      London. Printed for Richard Phillips. 1810.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 8vo, 22.1cm, TheRare First Edition, in 3 volumes, xxiv,496 & ix,[1],492 & iv,512pp., with16 aquatint plates after Lambert, (8 sepia-tinted and 8 hand-coloured,one of these is a map entitled "Quebec & Its Environs with the Operationof the Seige, Drawn from the Survey made by Order of Admiral Saunders),& a folding engraved map entitled Map of the British Settlements, and theUnited States of North America, from the Coast of Labrador to Florida. -Extra Illustrated with a folding map of Montreal, with a large vignetteof the City from the harbour, printed on the verso. From: The CanadianIllustrated News, Dec. 1877. Page 378. In contemporary half black calf,gilt ruled raised bands, gilt titles, marbled boards, some slightwrinkling to the preliminary leaves in volume one, some occassional lightfoxing or transfer but a fine attractive set of the very rare FirstEdition. (cgc) Abbey Travel, II - 613; T.P.L. 830; Waterston p27; Sabin38734; Howes L-40; Clark II-157. First Edition, scarce. Lambertjourneyed to Canada with a relative sent by the Board of Trade to promotecultivation of hemp there. He provides a vivid picture of the social,political, and economic condtions in the St. Lawrence Valley, where hespent his first year. The second leg of his journey took him through NewYork, part of New England and the South. While Labert "admired the easyindepen-dence and happiness of the Canadians, and the rising prosperityand freedom of the Americans", he believed his native Britain superiorto both fledging countries. Written in an engagingly intimate style,Lambert's narrative quickly passed through three editions. He describedthe Indians' way of life and their decline, divided the population of thetowns and countryside into social classes, and with numerous anecdotesrecounted the ways and customs of the habitants and the town-dwellers.His illustrations for the work, in slightly na‹ve but neverthelessstriking manner, depict some of the places visited, objects of everydayuse, and the clothing worn by women, priests, soldiers, seminarystudents, and Indians' (Jacqueline Roy in DCB). .

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        The New-York Conspiracy, or a History of the Negro Plot, with the Journal of the Proceedings Against the Conspirators at New-York in the Years 1741-2. Together with Several Interesting Tables, Containing the Names of the White and Black Persons Arrested on Account of the Conspiracy - the Times of Their Trials - Their Sentences - Their Executions by Burning and Hanging -- Names of Those Transported, and Those Discharged. With a Variety of Other Useful and Highly Interesting Matter

      Southwick & Pelsue, New York 1810 - 385, (7)p. Recent quarterbinding. 22cm. Contents sound, but heavily foxed and browned. New York had a population of about 12,000 in 1742, of which approximately one-sixth were enslaved African Americans. [From the Preface to this edition]. The first edition was published in 1744 and an English edition appeared in 1747. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Ad Timoleonem de Cossé-Brissac ... Ode Alcaica

      Parma: Typis Bodonianis, 1810. First edition, inscribed by the author. Boards. Very Good/Exceedingly rare and ephemeral Bodoni printing of a poem in Latin Alcaic stanzas by the Genoese prelate Placido Maria Tadini (later Cardinal Tadini) in praise of Napoleon's administrator in Genoa during the years of the Ligurian Republic, and of the role Genoa played in Napoleon's victory over the Austrians at Vienna in 1809. Napoleon installed the French Duke Timoleon de Cossé-Brissac as prefect of the departments of Marengo and Genoa (both in modern Italy) in April,1809. Napoleon's rout of Archduke Maximilian at Vienna took place the following month, effectively chasing the Austrians out of Italy. The up-and-coming prelate praises the prefect for helping to create "an opulent peace over Italian lands." Brief as it is (four leaves), Bodoni spared no art in its production. A few examples survive in Italian libraries; OCLC locates no copies present in its consortium. The most recent auction record we could locate dates to 1964. There is no record of another copy inscribed by the author.. Folio (42cm); [4] leaves (last blank). Exemplary Bodoni title page, embellished with armorial stamp in red ink (the author's?) above author's inscription, and ownership stamp of John Earl Brownlow. Bound by Brownlow (after 1850) in tan paper-covered boards with gilt title on upper board. Wear to boards with superficial crack along upper joint, and top layer of paper on spine largely perished. Faint foxing to leaves. Text somewhat shaken in binding. Grand armorial bookplate of British eccentric Francis Henry Egerton, 8th Earl of Bridgewater (1756-1829) and an ancestor of Brownlow, which reads "The honourable Francis Henry Egerton, Prince of the Holy Roman Empire, etc, etc, etc.;" morocco bookplate of Leroy Arthur Sugarman, book label of Crosby Gaige, and bookplate of John Earl Brownlow. Author's inscription ("Donné par l'auteur") inked on title page below arms. Reference: Brooks, 1084 ("Questo opuscolo e' assai bello"); De Lama II,

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