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        Nueva real cédula de la compañia de Filipinas de 12 de Julio de 1803

      1810 - Maximum Spanish edict for government in the Philippines. 1803. Madrid. Imprenta de la viuda de Ibarra. In folio (330 mm x 225 mm). 2 ff. + 44 + 2 ff. Later half vellum over boards, slightly soiled. A fine and fresh copy, with all margins intact. A fine copy, printed on thick paper. The Cedula follows two previous ones made by Charles III in 1778 and 1785 (Real cedula de ereccion de la Compañia de Filipinas de 10 de marzo de 1785), amending and updating them. Under Carlos III a far-reaching change in Spanish colonial commercial policy was introduced, by which the government gradually removed the restrictions on trade between Spain and the colonies. The Compania de Caracas had lost its monopoly in 1781, although it had not been abolished. It had suffered financially during the American War of Independence, and in 1785 it stockholders accepted a proposal to dissolve the Company and to invest their capital in a new Company with a monopoly of trade with the Philippine Islands. The new organization, the Compania de Filipinas, succeeded in increasing trade between Spain and a hitherto dormant possession. Engraved royal arms of Charles V (1788 ¿ 1808) as frontispiece. Palau, 196279. Medina, Filipinas, 656. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Poems; by Mary Russell Mitford.

      London: Printed by A. J. Valpy, Took's Court, Chancery-Lane; sold by Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, Pater-Noster Row. 1810 - HER FIRST BOOK. [2],iv,[7],6-144,[16]pp. With half title and final leaf of "Alterations". Contemporary tree calf, boards prettily gilt but lacks label and spine rubbed and worn, a fine fresh copy internally. CBEL 3, p.748. Her first publication. Jackson Romantic Poetry by Women 1(a). p. 219. Mary Russell Mitford, 1787-1855. She had considerable popularity both as a poet and dramatist, before her prose writings established her literary reputation. The present volume, her scare first work, contains "Lines, suggested by the uncertain fate of Mungo Park" and "Prologue; intended to have been spoken before the first part of Henry the Fourth, acted by the Gentlemen of Reading School Meeting, October 23, 1809.". [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: C R Johnson Rare Book Collections (PBFA)]
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        [K 588]. Cosi fan tutte [Subtitle]: Dramma giocoso in due Atti... Partitura... Weibertreue oder die Madchen sind von Flandern komische Opera in Zwey Aufzugen. [Full score]

      Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel [PN 1363]. [1810]. Folio. Half dark blue morocco with raised bands on spine in decorative compartments gilt, titling gilt to spine. 1f. (title), 3-154, [i] (blank), 155-269 pp. Engraved. With small oval handstamp of Lichtenberg's Verlag in Stuttgart in light purple ink to foot of title and verso of final leaf of Act I. Text in both Italian and German. Binding slightly worn, rubbed and bumped, minor darkening to edges. Slightly worn and soiled; very occasional small stains. A very good copy overall. . First Edition of the full score. Hirsch II 633 and Plate XXIII. Sonneck Dramatic Music p. 116. Hoboken Catalogue Vol. 12, 421 (containing both the text of the separately-paginated libretto and an additional title preceding the second act, not found in the present copy). RISM M4693. Cosi fan tutte, with text by Lorenzo da Ponte, was commissioned by Emperor Joseph II and first performed on January 26th 1790 at the Burgtheater in Vienna. Cosi was Mozart's "third collaboration with Da Ponte and the only one of the Da Ponte operas for which there is no direct literary source (although, like Don Giovanni, it has sources in Tirso de Molina). It may be that the libretto was wholly original to Mozart and the poet, for the subject is sometimes claimed to have been suggested to Mozart and Da Ponte by Joseph II himself, allegedly on the basis of a recent real-life incident...""Così fan tutte is widely reckoned to be the most carefully and symmetrically constructed of the Da Ponte operas." Cliff Eisen et al in Grove online

      [Bookseller: J & J Lubrano Music Antiquarians LLC]
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        "Ansicht vom Diana-Bad in der Leopoldstadt ...". Altkolorierte Umrissradierung aus ARTARIA, Mahlerische und merkwürdige Ansichten ..., Wien um 1820.

      . Bildformat 27 x 39,5 cm. Die heutige Obere Donaustraße am Donaukanal mit dem 1810 eröffneten zweistöckigen Bad, das später auch als Ballsaal adaptiert werden konnte (heute Nr. 93-95). 1867 wurde hier vom Wiener Männergesang-Verein erstmals der Strauß-Walzer "An der schönen blauen Donau" gesungen. Biedermeier-Staffage, im Hintergrund die Vorstadt Rossau. - Bis zum Plattenrand beschnitten.. Nebehay-Wagner 59/29.

      [Bookseller: Wiener Antiquariat Ingo Nebehay GmbH]
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        A view of the bridge now building over the Thames at Vauxhall.

      London: 1810 - Image size 400 x 770mm. Framed size 690 x 1030 mm Fine condition. Presented in handmade gold leaf frame. Coloured aquatint. In 1800 George Dance junior, the City's Clerk of the Works, commissioned William Daniell (1769-1837) to paint in oils and make an official aquatint for his grandiose scheme for improving the Port of London. This artistic success inspired Daniell to publish a series of coloured aquatint river views. This view depicts the Vauxhall Bridge (the bridge was eventually opened in 1816, after a number of setbacks).

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Port Folio War of 1812 Collection, 19 Engravings - 1810 to 1816 (American focus)

      Bradford & Inskeep and Others, Port Folio 1810-16 - A fantastic collection of Port Folio prints” in very good+ condition from the Port Folio Magazine. Very early and in some cases possibly the first publishing of the subject. Each engraving has been washed and deacidified. Condition very good+. Year Title Individual Price for Reference only 1810 Copy of the Medal presented by Congress to Commodore Preble $145 1813 Capture of the British Sloop of War Frolic of 24 guns, by the U.S. Sloop War Wasp of 18 guns $225 1813 William Bainbridge, Esq. of the United States Navy $125 1813 James Lawrence Esqr. Late of the United States Navy. $225 1813 James Lawrence Esq. $395 1814 Peacock & L'Epervier $250 1814 O.H. Perry Esqr. of the United States Navy $150 1814 Wm. Henry Allen Esq. late of the United States Navy $125 1814 Capt.’ M.C. [JD] Elliott, US Navy $125 1815 Battle of Niagara (Lundy's Lane) $275 1815 South-east view of Sackett's harbour $250 1815 Attack on Fort Oswego $250 1815 A View of the Port of Buffaloe - Lake Erie $200 1815 A Plan of Fort Sandusky $195 1815 Lt. Col. Croghan $195 1815 James Biddle, Esq. of the United States Navy $145 1815 Major General Harrison $275 1816 Battle Monument in Baltimore $175 1816 Major General Brown, US Army $175 The Port Folio was a new type of American magazine, "Devoted to Useful Science, the Liberal Arts, Legitimate Criticism, and Polite Literature." It was a product of the new century, appearing first in January 1801. It began as a weekly issue until 1809, when it became monthly until its demise at the end of 1827. As with the many magazines that followed it, The Port Folio included numerous illustrations. These are some of the earliest images of North American views available to the general public and they are quite scarce today. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        The Lady of the Lake

      John Ballantyne & Co., Edinburgh, First edition, first impression. 1810 - Quarto (large paper). Measures 8 ¼ in. x 10 ¾ in. Pagination: [i]-cxxix (these pages are the "Notes" which in this copy are bound in at the front.) and [1]-290 pp. Portrait, titlepage, dedication page, argument page, halftitle for Notes, Notes with errata notice and imprint, contents page, flytitle for Canto 1, text with flytitles to all the Cantos present. The halftitle before the portrait is not present. Frontispiece portrait engraving of Scott by Heath after a painting by Saxon. (The lower edge of this portrait shows a small damp stain.) This copy has two of the four possible watermarks "1809" and "W. Balston 1810 4." It also has the correct e're reading on page 86. Without the line beginning: End, under the text on p. 288. Todd & Bowden press figure 11 on p. xxiv. Full red morocco with five raised bands on the spine, gilt titling and a design incorporating a shamrock form in compartments on the spine. Richly gilt borders around the covers with a gilt-stamped design in the center of the covers. All edges gilt, marbled end papers. This copy is preserved in a two-tone polished wood slip case. The binding shows skillful restoration to the top edge of the spine and the cover corners. Some rubbing is present to the outer cover hinges and to the cover edges. "Lady of the Lake" established the reputation of Scott, who is probably the most popular English author after Shakespeare. It was popular and widely read. Weight is 5.5 lbs. Postage may be extra for this item. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Keisogloff Rare Books, Inc.]
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        THE LIFE AND EXPLOITS OF THE INGENIOUS GENTLEMAN DON QUIXOTE DE LA MANCHA. Translated from the original Spanish . by Charles Jarvis, Esq. Now carefully revised and corrected. To which is prefixed a copious and new life of Cervantes.

      Wiliam Miller, London 1810 - 4 vols. 4º. Retr. grab. (hum.), CXLIIIp, 1 mapa despl, 371p, 4 láms. grab. = IXp (hum.), 412p, 5 láms. grab. (hum.) = XVIp, 591p, 4 láms. grab. = XIp, 440p, 4h, 6 láms. grab. (hum. ). Tostadas páginas contiguas a láms. Hol. moderna, en estuche. "- Suñé 393: " Reimpresión, desde la portada hasta la última línea, de la edición de 1801 del mismo editor". Bella edición adornada con 20 láminas, ocho de las cuales son copias de la edición grande de la Academia (1780)." 1810

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        ESSAY ON THE WRITINGS AND GENIUS OF SHAKESPEARE, Compared with the Greek and French Dramatic poets. With some remarks upon the misrepresentations of Mons. de Voltaire

      London: Printed by Harding and Wright for R. Priestley, 1810. Sixth edition, corrected. To which are added, THREE DIALOGUES OF THE DEAD. 8vo, full period polished calf, the spine with raised bands gilt ruled and attractively decorated, gilt center tools in the compartments, gilt fillet lines on the upper and lower covers. xxiii, 296. A very handsome copy, very appealing and with only a hint of age to the binding. The interior is in a fine state of preservation. AN IMPORTANT PERIOD PIECE AND FINE ACADEMIC AND CLASSIC work of literary criticism, which strives to study Shakespeare in the context of the great Classical writers. Montagu includes chapters on: Dramatic Poetry, Historical Drama, Henry the IV both parts, Preternatural Beings, Macbeth, and the Death of Julius Caesar. Mrs. Montagu was well placed in literary circles of the day and was widely respected for her writing and study. She was considered an expert on Shakespeare and this book, reprinted a number of times is now quite scarce in fine contemporary condition.

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        ANNALS OF THE HONORABLE EAST-INDIA COMPANY. From their establishment by the charter of Queen Elizabeth, 1600, to the union of the London and English East-India Companies, 1707-8

      London, printed by Authority of the Honorable Court of Directors, 1810.. FIRST EDITION 1810, 3 volumes, complete set. 4to, approximately, 315 x 250 mm, 12½ x 10 inches, pages: viii, 1-572; [4], 1-677; [4], 1-693, all with half-titles, bound in half morocco, gilt lettering to spines, gilt top edges, marbled boards and endpapers. Volume 1 lacking pages 77-78, Volume 3 lacking pages 69-72, the same pages are missing in the Bodleian Library's set, the text appears complete, 22 pages of light foxing and 7 pages with slightly heavier foxing to Volume 1, shallow creases and scoring to some margins, looks like a paper fault, 2 small edge tears neatly repaired nowhere near text, light foxing to blank endpapers, bookplate on pastedowns and small bookseller's label to lower edge, a few small handling marks otherwise a very good tight clean set. See: Catalogue of the Goldsmiths' Library of Economic Literature, Volume 2, page 86 Commerce section; The Kress Library of Business and Economics 1777-1817, page 284, B. 5619. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        Essays on the Picturesque, as Compared with the Sublime and the Beautiful ; And, on the Use of Studying Pictures, for the Purpose of Improving Real Landscape.

      London: Printed for J. Mawman,, London 1810 - In 3 vols. Vol.I: xxviii,402pp. / Vol.II: xxxi,408pp. / Vol.III: 400pp. Half leather with gilt title & motif on spnie & marble boards. All edges marble. Front & rear cover stained & rubbed. Its spine sl.stained. All edges partly sunned. Partly spotted on front & rear ep. & fly leaf. 21.3x14.2cm. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ogawa Tosho,Ltd. ABAJ, ILAB]
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        Gli Ordini Di Architettura Di Giacomo Barozzi Da Vignola: Accresciuti Di Altre Interessanti Tavole Ed Ombreggiati Secondo Il Recente Metodo De Licei

      Milano: Fratelli Vallardi 1810 - Milano: Fratelli Vallardi. 30 leaves, xxxix leaves of plates : ill. ; 21 cm. 12mo. Italian. Leather bound. Fully bound in contemporary brown leather with gilt tooling around edges of front board. Gilt lettering and decorative flourishes on spine. Tight binding and solid boards. Original binding. Minimal shelf wear. Minor scuffing to spine ends. Slight rubbing to boards with minimal loss. Minor rubbing to spine. Teal marbled page ends. Minimal discoloration to outer edges of endpapers due to age. Slight cracking at hinges. Interior is clean and unmarked. Text block is good. Print is clear and legible. Profusely illustrated with detailed copper-plate engraved blueprints. Engraved depiction of a bust of Jacoues Barozzi De Vignole adjacent to title page. Further illustrations depict various architectural forms via profile views and cross sections. Giacomo (or Jacopo) Barozzi (or Barocchio) da Vignola (often simply called Vignola) (1 October 1507 ? 7 July 1573) was one of the great Italian architects of 16th century Mannerism. His two great masterpieces are the Villa Farnese at Caprarola and the Jesuits Church of the Gesu in Rome. He is hailed as one of the three architects to have contributed to the spreading of Italian Renaissance architecture throughout Western Europe. His two published books helped formulate the canon of classical architectural style. The earliest, Canon of the five orders of architecture (first published in 1562, probably in Rome), presented Vignolas practical system for constructing columns in the five classical orders (Tuscan, Doric, Ionic, Corinthian and Composite) utilizing proportions which Vignola derived from his own measurements of classical Roman monuments. This relatively modern reprint collects his most significant works and philosophies, and contains, after the volumes introduction, an engraved plate depicting the five columns and detailing their features. This rare and unique volume will make an fine addition to the library of any classical architecture enthusiast. Please feel free to view our pictures of this well-preserved book. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Les Aventures de Télémaque. Belle édition illustrée de 72 planches hors-texte de Monnet gravées par Tillard.

      Paris, Eberhart, 1810. - 2 volumes in-4, XXXV pages, (1f), 255 pages ; (3ff), 240 pages.Relié demi-veau blond, dos lisse orné. Nouvelle édition enrichie de la vie de l'auteur, des réflexions sur Télémaque, d'une carte nouvelle des ses voyages, des principales variantes tirées des manuscrits et des éditions précédentes. TRES BEL OUVRAGE A GRANDES MARGES TRES BIEN CONSERVE. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Seventy-one volumes of Collections of the Public General Statutes

      82 - London- Twenty volumes printed by George Eyre and Andrew Strahan, and fifty volumes printed by George Eyre and William Spottiswoode, printers to the monarch's most Excellent Majesty 1810 - Seventy-one volumes of Collections of Public General Statutes, spanning the last ten years of thereign of George III, the reignsof George IV andWilliam IV, and part of the reign of Victoria. Forty-three volumes bound in half-leather with marbled paper-covered boards. Twenty-eight volumes bound in quarter-leather with vellum-covered boards. All with spine labels and gilt lettering. With Shaw & Sons Law Stationers' label to the front pastedownof several Victoria-era volumes. With J. Goodwyn's book binders label on the front pastedown of a few volumes. Condition: The bindings are generally tight and firm. There are several very slightly strained inner hinges, which are still good and firm. There is only some mild wear to the extremities, with just some mild bumping and rubbing, with discolouration and marks to the boards. There is significant rubbing to the boards of several volumes,with loss to the paper coverings, and repairs to the paper-covered boards of a few volumes. The paper coveringshave been removed from the boards of 16 & 17 Vict. . There is scoring to the front board of 2 & 3 Gull. 4 [William IV]. There is lifting and occasional ink marksto the vellum-covered boards of several volumes, including copperplate signatures to the rear board of 5 Geo. 4. There are closed tears to the lifted vellum on the front board of 6 Geo. 4 and sections of wear to the vellum on the front board of 60 Geo. 3 & 1 Geo. 4. Internally the pages have scattered foxing, prominent to the first and last few pages, significant in several volumes. There isslight browning to the page edges. The title page ismissing from 21 & 22 Vict. , there is a repaired closed tear to the half-title of 26 & 27 Vict. , andvery occasional closed tears in a couple of volumes. Overall the condition is very good. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books PBFA]
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      Cramer, Spear & Eichbaum, Pittsburgh, (PA) 1810 - 12mo. 504 pp. Three-quarter calf and marbled boards, leather spine label, by Sangorski & Sutcliffe. Fine copy in an attractive recent binding. First edition. Howes C-947: "Excellent and extensive observations on pioneer conditions throughout the Ohio and lower Mississippi valleys." Sabin 17890. Clark OLD SOUTH II, 13: "Accurate and detailed description of social and economic conditions along the frontier." Streeter sale III, 1325: "One of the best early accounts of the Ohio and Mississippi Valleys." Eberstadt 138, 192: "Minute description of the numerous towns and localities through which he passed and of the pioneers he met and studied." Servies 808. Thomson 286: "One of the most interesting works relating to the west." [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bartleby's Books, ABAA]
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        Architectural decorations: a periodical work of original designs invented from the Egyptian, the Greek, the Roman, the Etruscan, the Attic, the Gothic &c. for exterior and interior decoration of galleries, halls, apartments &c either in painting or in relief and whatever relates to furniture

      London: published by Landi, sold by Thos. King Jun, 1810. Imperial folio. Contemporary red morocco gilt, covers with wide decorative border in gilt and blind, composed from fillets, roll tools and star tools at each corner, expertly re-backed to style in red morocco, the spine in seven compartments with raised bands, lettered in the second, the others with repeat decoration in gilt, contemporary marbled endpapers Very rare series of beautiful and unusual design treatments for buildings, rooms and accessories. Each of the five styles (Greek, Roman, Gothic, Egyptian and Chinese) are represented by six plates (numbered [1]-6; 6 unnumbered; 13-18; [1]-6; and unnumbered. Landi, according to the title, was a professor at the University of Bologna and a member of the Clementine Academy, and he issued the present work from his address at the Sablonnière Hotel in London. This work is very rare: over the past thirty years only two other copies are listed as having sold at auction (one of which included only 24 plates). Landi appears to have issued at least two other equally rare works of a similar nature ( A Collection of Designs of Architecture, Decorations and Ornaments London: 1810, and Original Designs for Exterior and Interior Decorations, London: 1810). A copy with 30 plates which sold at auction (Christies 30 October 1996, lot 85) was in a binding made up from the original boards rebacked, but was described as appearing "to be complete". The present example has the plates bound in a different order to the Christie's copy but is otherwise the same. Lowndes II, p.1305. (21 x 16 inches). Engraved calligraphic title, 30 hand-coloured aquatint plates, by G. d'Argenzo after Landi, the 7th plate with a slip pasted on as part of the title.

      [Bookseller: Donald Heald Rare Books]
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        Irtiza Khan Farhang i Irtiza.

      No place, 1226 H (= 1810 CE). - Folio. 383 ff. Ms. in red and black. Modern half calf. Pashtu-Hindustani dictionary. - First 23 pages with contemporary ms. foliation (skipping a leaf between 15 and 16). Upper corner waterstained throughout.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Les Martyrs, ou le triomphe de la religion chrétienne

      Le Normant, et Ballanche père et Fils, Paris, Lyon 1810 - Trois volumes in-8 (205 x 134 mm), demi-basane blonde, dos lisse orné, tranches mouchetées (reliure d'époque). Edition en partie originale, donnant le texte définitif. Ex-libris du Baron de Cougny-Préfeln. (quelques petits défauts, rousseurs). // Three octavo volumes (205 x 134 mm), blond half-roan, smooth spine tooled, speckled edges (contemporary binding). Partly first edition, giving the definitive text. Bookplate Baron de Cougny-Prefeln. (some little defects, spots).

      [Bookseller: H. PICARD ET FILS, founded 1860]
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        The Life and Dreadful Sufferings of Captain James Wilson, In various Parts of the Globe, including a Faithful Narrative of Every Circumstance during the Voyage, to the South Sea Islands, In the Missionary Ship Duff, for the Propagation of the Gospel; with an Authentic and Interesting Account of the Sufferings and Calamities of the Missionaries; from the Year 1797, to the Present Period.

      Portsea: Printed for, and published by G.A. Stephens, 1810 - Octavo (202 × 126 mm). Attractively bound in half calf to style, red morocco label, gilt roundels to triple ruled compartments, marbled sides. Frontispiece torn, without loss, now professionally repaired and laid down, near contemporary ownership, and subsequent gift inscription to the title page, title page slightly browned and with off-setting from the frontispiece, light toning to the text, 2 pages with spatter of ink-splashes, snuff-burn to a couple of leaves, but overall a very good copy. Attractive folding engraved frontispiece of "The Duff going out on her first Missionary Voyage" under a near full press of sail. First edition. Uncommon, COPAC records only the SOAS copy, OCLC locates 12 other copies world-wide, five of them in Australia and New Zealand and five in the USA, two of these in Hawaii. "Although there are several account of James Wilson's life, sufferings and missionary voyage, this was the earliest biography of him to appear. Written anonymously, this lively telling follows Wilson's life from his birth in 1769 and early employment with the East India Company. The account relates the popular tale of his imprisonment by the French in India, his escape, and his subsequent recapture by soldiers of the maharajah of Mysore, then a bitter enemy of England. After his release, he quickly acquired considerable wealth and retired from trade in 1792, while still a young man. Wilson settled in Portsea, Hampshire, married, and in 1795 converted to an evangelical Christianity. He took notice of the London Missionary Society and offered his services to captain its ship, the Duff, on a voyage to deliver missionaries to South Pacific Islands. Four short chapters at the end of this volume deal with the progress of the various missions on Tahiti, Tongatabu, Port Jackson, and the Marquesas" (Hill). Sir Peter H. Buck (Te Rangi Hiroa) describes the expedition as the "last important British voyage to the Pacific during the eighteenth century," remarking on the "great changes in the native culture of the Polynesians" that the success of the mission wrought (Explorers of the Pacific, p47). Results that did not attend earlier Spanish efforts "because the Spanish authorities had failed to provide the missionaries with an armed guard to enable them to deliver their message of peace in safety." None of the four copies listed at auction in the last 40 years has had the frontispiece. Ferguson 508; Hill, 1024; Howgego, I, W42 for the voyage, this biography not listed.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        The Rival Princes; Or a Faithful Narrative of Facts, relating to Mrs. M.A. Clarke's political acquaintance with Colonel Wardle, Major Dodd, &c. &c. &c. who were concerned in the charges against the Duke of York; together with a variety of authentic and important letters. 2 Volumes in 1 (Complete) [SIGNED]

      C. Chapple, London 1810 - Octavo. XI, 216, 307, [4]pp of publisher's advertisement. Original full calf with gold-stamped lettering and decoration on spine. Raised bands. Gilt decoration along edges of binding. Exquisite fore-edge painting. Colored frontispiece of Mary Anne Clarke signed at lower margin by the author. Fascinating work being Mrs. Clarke's attempt at explaining the scandal involving her when she was the mistress of the Duke of York. The scandal became a Regency cause célèbre and much later Mrs. Clarke's life became the subject of a novel, "Mary Anne" (1954), by Daphne du Maurier, the great-granddaughter of Mrs. Clarke. Contemporary armorial bookplates of Sir Thomas Barrett-Lennard Baronet (famous British politician) at free front endpaper. 3" closed tear at lower part of front joint, 1.5" closed tear at upper part and 1 1/3" closed tear at lower part of back joint. Front hinge starting and weak. Title-label partly chipped at edges (not affecting lettering). Corners slightly rubbed. Cover starting. Edges of boards slightly darkened. Binding in overall good, interior in near fine condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Nouvelle Collection D'Arabesques, propres à la Décoration des Appartemens; Dessinées à Rome par Lavallée Poussin et autres Célèbres Artistes modernes, et gravées par Guyot. Précédée d'une Notice Historique sur le Genre Arabesque et d'une Explication raisonnée des Planches de la Collection, par M. Alexandre Le Noir, Administrateur du Musée Impérial des Monumens Français, Conservateur des Objets d'Arts de la Malmaison, etc etc.

      Paris et Strasbourg: Treuttel et Vurtz. de L'imprimerie de Crapelet. 1810 - 4to. [12], 40 (10 four page sections). Cahier D’arabesques propres a la Décoration des Appartemens. Dessines par Mr. J.M. Moreau et a Rome par Mr Lavalle Poussin. II.e Cahier D’arabesques et de Decorations, Dessines a Rome par M.Lavalle Poussin. III.e Cahier D’arabesques, Dessines a Rome par Mr. Lavallee Poussin. Cahier D’arabesques, Dessines a Rome par Mr. Lavallee Poussin. Cahier D’arabesques (as above). Cahier D’arabesques. Dessines par Mr Voisin. Cahier D’arabesques, Dessines par Mr le Clere. Cahier D’arabesques et de Decorations. Cahier d’arabesques et de Decorations. Cahier D’arabesques 1 page + 3x Echelle de 15 Pieds. All plates with original tissue guards. In burgundy 3/4 morocco gilt by Riviere and son. teg. Bookplate of Sir David Salomons to front pastedown. Etienne de Lavallée-Poussin (1735-1802) was a French interior decoration designer, printmaker and artist who spent many years honing his craft in Rome. The decorative forms in this volume were first produced in the 1780s, inspired by classical sources: the antiquities of Herculaneum, the grotesques of Raphael, and the designs on ancient Roman palaces and villas. Lavallée-Poussin contributed the great majority of designs for the book, although Guyot's 1810 engravings also feature compositions by Voisin, Le Clerc, Berthelot, de Claire, and Janneret. The volume is in excellent codition save for slight rubbing to spine bands and edges of corners. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        H.N. Zoologie Echinodermes / Asteries Pl. 3

      Paris 1810 - Image Size : , Platemark Size : 590x420 (mm), 23.25x16.5 (Inches), Paper Size : 710x520 (mm), 27.875x20.5 (Inches), Hand Colored, Copper Engraving A tear entering the lower right has been repaired, otherwise a very good copy.

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        A set of four engravings from A Hurdle Race

      London - Samuel Henry Alken (1810-1894) A Hurdle Race London: undated, late 19th century A set of 4 hand-colored aquatint engravings by Charles Hunt 23" x 27 ½" framed Samuel Henry Alken was born into an extensive family of successful sporting artists of Danish descent. He was the eldest son of his father, Henry Thomas Alken (1785-1851), whom was the most famous in Alken family of sporting artists. Samuel Henry Alken continued the family tradition of sporting art by illustrating this series of four horse-racing engravings. He was also known as Henry ‘Gordon’ Alken, and signed his artwork as such in an attempt to distinguish himself from his father, thus his name appears as "G Alken" on these engravings. A Hurdle Race was engraved by Charles Hunt, a highly skilled engraver whom specialized in sporting prints. *Please contact Arader Galleries to receive photographs of all four engravings of this set.

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      Firmin Didot, 51 pp. + 45 planches, Paris 1810 - Contenant, avec l'explication des sujets, 45 planches gravées au trait. Publié para C. P. Landon, Peintre, ancien pensionnaire de l'Academie de France á Rome, auteur des Annales du Musée. Quelques planches dépliantes. Matières: Première division - Peinture: Tableaux d'histoire et tableaux représentant un sujet honorable pour le caractère national (S. M. l'Empereur Napoléon) (18 planches de Garnier, Gérard, Girodet, Guérin, Hennequin, Meynier, Prudhon, Berthélemi, Gautherot, Thévenin, Carle Vernet, et autres). Seconde division - Sculpture: Sujets héroïques et Sujets puisés dans les faits mémorables de l'histoire de France (13 planches de Cartellier, Chaudet, Julien, Boizot, Cartelier, Dejoux, Moitte, Lemot, Roland et autres). Troisiéme division - Architecture: 1 planche de Fontaine et Percier. Quatrième division - Gravure: Gravure en taille-douce, gravure en médailles et Gravure sur pierres fines (13 planches de Berwic, Blot, Desnoyers, Girardet, Morel, Tardieu, Andrieux, Brenet, Droz, Dupré, Galle, Gatteaux, Rambert Dumarest). Scuffed spine. Some foxing. (Images available upon request). Text in french. 8vo. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Tableaux synoptiques des manoeuvres de cavalerie, Établis par demandes et par réponses, pour faciliter l'etude des manoeuvres de l'Ordonnance provisoire, rédigée, en l'an 13, par ordre de S.A.S. Mgr. le Prince de Neufchâtel et de Wagram.

      Strasbourg, Levrault 1810 - Octavo. Pp. (iii), (156) consisting of 78 double-page tables, (vi). Handsome vignette of a mounted knight to title-page. Hardcover, bound in contemporary quarter morocco and matching paper-covered boards, vellum French corners, spine gilt, black morocco lettering-pieces gilt, old expert mend to joint, pink ribbon marker; spine-ends bit worn, minor spot or two. In a very good condition. A clean, tight copy, well preserved. ~ First edition. Extremely rare. Both OCLC and KVK locate just 2 copies worldwide, one in National Library of France; the other in College of William & Mary, Virginia.

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      Chez Gerard Fleischer, Leibzig 1810 - Nouvelle Edition. Thirteen volumes bound in half leather over clean marbled boards. Special binding with royal insignia: Gilt embellished spine including a "Royal Crown" over the letter "A" at the top. Text blocks tight, clean and intact. Marbled endpapers and frontispieces. #1, Nouvelles, 326pp; #2, Numa Pompilius, 299pp ; #3, Theatre, 294pp; #4, Myrtil et Chloe Pastorale, 203pp; #5, Estelle, Roman Pastoral, 265pp; #6, Precis Historique Surles Maures D'Espagne, 288pp; #7, Gonzalve De Cordoue, 221pp; #8, Fables, 269pp; #9, Don Quichotte de la Manche, 287pp; #10, Don Quichotte de la Manche, 329pp; #11, Don Quichotte de la Manche, 312pp; #12, Imitations et Traductions, 416pp; #13, L'enfant D'Darlequin Perdu et Retrouve Comedie. Jean Pierre Claris de Florian was most noted for his fables and also his abridgement of Don Quixote. Some spine lables are fully or partly missing. Vols. 4 #5 have a scuff mark on the cover. Vol. 7 has a small hole in leather near spine heel. Lierature, Poetry; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 3821 pages [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Dictionnaire universel, historique, critique et bibliographique. (20 Tomes - Complet).

      Mame Frères, Imprimerie de Prudhomme Fils 1810 - Ou Histoire abrégée et impartiale de toutes les nations qui se sont rendus célèbres, illustres ou fameux par des vertus, des talens, de grandes actions, des inventions, des découvertes, des monumens, ou par des erreurs, des crimes, des forfaits, etc., depuis la plus haute antiquité jusqu'à nos jours ; avec les dieux et les héros de toutes les mythologies ; enrichies des notes et additions des abbés Brotier et Mercier de Saint-Léger, etc., etc., D'après la huitième édition publiée par MM. Chaudon et Delandine, Neuvième édition, revue, corrigée et augmentée de 16 000 articles environ, par une société de savans français et étrangers. Suivies de tables chronologiques, pour réduire en corps d'histoire les articles répandus dans ce dictionnaire. Orné de 1200 portraits en médaillons, 20 vol. in-8 reliure demi-basane marron, pièce de titre en maroquin rouge, pièce de tomaison en maroquin vert, tranches jaunes mouchetées, Mame Frères, Imprimerie de Prudhomme Fils, Paris, 1810, circa 600 pp. par vol. Bon ensemble (petits accrocs à 3 coiffes, dos lég. frottés, rouss., bon ensemble par ailleurs) bien complet des 1200 portraits en médaillon. Langue: Français [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Two Letters: The First Containing Some Remarks on the Meeting . . . To Celebrate the Acquittal of Messrs. Hardy, J.H. Tooke, Thelwall, and Others, in November 1791 . . . The Second Containing a Short Compartative Sketch of Our Practical Constitution [&c]

      Printed for J. Hatchard, Bookseller to Her Majesty [etc.], London 1810 - Modern marbled boards, a very good clean copy, 57 pages and an advertising leaf not noted in OCLC, with the half-title; no copy in a law library in OCLC An uncommon tract criticizing at length the treason trials of the 1790's (examining the trial transcripts and their "disgusting detail"), along with the reformers of the early 19th century, including Sir Francis Burdett and William Cobbett [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Die Kunst des reinen Satzes in der Musik aus sichern Grundsätzen hergeleitet und mit deutlichen Beyspielen erläutert. Erster Theil und zweyter Theil, erste bis dritte Abtheilung.

      k.k. priv. chemischen Druckerey,, Wien, 1810 - Wien, k.k. priv. chemischen Druckerey, o. J. [um 1810]. Titel + 2 n.n. + 258 + VI + Zwischentitel + 2 n.n. + 153 + Zwischentitel + 128 + Zwischentitel + 39 + Zwischentitel + 124 S. Priv. HLd. der Zeit. Mit den lithographierten Titelblättern sowie den zahlreichen Notenbeispielen und dem zu Band 1 gehörigen Blatt zu S. 48 und der gefalteten Tabelle zu S. 19. - Einige zarte Bleistift- u. Rötel-Anstr. im T., T. u. Notendrucke tlw. gebräunt, leicht stockfleckig, Eckabriss a. S. 73 (2.2, ohne Textverlust), Ebd. berieben, priv. Widm. a. Leerbl. v. T., letztes Leerbl. entfernt, Gbrsp. - Kirnberger, (1721 - 1783), Sohn eines fürstlichen Lakaien, nahm früh Violin- und Klavierunterricht und lernte die Musik Johann Sebastian Bachs kennen; unklar ist, ob er als Schüler Bachs 1739-41 Unterricht in Klavierspiel und Komposition nahm oder ob sich sein Aufenthalt auf wenige Monate (1741) beschränkte. Seit 1741 wirkte K. als Hausmusiklehrer- und Musikdirektor bei polnischen Adeligen und wurde 1754 Violinist der Kapelle des Prinzen Heinrich in Rheinsberg. 1758 nahm er eine Anstellung als Kompositionslehrer, Kapellmeister und musikalischer Berater bei Prinzessin Anna Amalia von Preußen an. Er hatte Kontakt zu Schülern und den Söhnen Bachs, seine meist in Sammeldrucken erschienen Kompositionen, u.a. Lieder, Klaviersonaten, Motetten, Choräle, wurden durch Carl Phillip Emanuel und Johann Sebastian Bach beeinflußt. In der von ihm etablierten "Amalien-Bibliothek" sammelte er zahlreiche Werke Johann Sebastian Bachs. K. verfaßte u.a. Die Kunst des reinen Satzes (2 Bde., 1771-79). (DBE) - Hier die Wiener Ausgabe aus der Druckerei Senefelders. Deutsch [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        1- Code de commerce. Edition originale et seule officielle. Paris, Imprimerie imperiale, 1810 [1807]. (4), 264 p. 2- Expose des motifs du code de commerce, presente au Corps Legislatif par MM. les orateurs du Gouvernement dans les seances des 1, 2, 3, 4 et 8 septembre 1807. Pour faire suite et servir de Commentaire a l'edition officielle du Code de Commerce. Paris, A. Galland, 1807. (4), 155 p.

      . Ensemble de deux ouvrages relies en un volume in-16, plein veau racine de l'epoque, dos lisse orne de compartiments garnis d'un petit fer central "Empire" repete, piece de titre de veau vermillon, tranches mouchetees. Edition originale in-16° du Code de Commerce, page de titre de seconde emission a la date de 1810. Suivi, comme il se doit, de 'L'Expose des motifs'. Joli exemplaire, bien relie a l'epoque, imprime sur Hollande. Rare dans ce format..

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        Tharandt. - Schlossteich mit Burgruine und Kirche. - " Vue de Tharand pres de Dresde".

      . Historische Ortsansicht. Radierung / Umrissradierung, alt koloriert, um 1810. Von Johann Friedrich Wizani. 37,3 x 62,2 cm (Darstellung / Einfassungslinie) / 46 x 59 cm (Blatt). Unterhalb der Darstellung signiert, mittig darunter Titel mit Verlegeradresse Schultz in Dresden. - Biedermeierliche romantische Ansicht des Schlossteiches mit der Burgruine und der Kirche Zum Heiligen Kreuz. - Blatt im Randbereich schwach angeschmutzt. Breitrandiges Exemplar mit vergleichsweise gut erhaltenem Kolorit. 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..

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        Op. 78]. Sonate pour le Piano-Forte composée et dédiée à Madame la Comtesse Thérèse de Brunswick. Oeuvre 78.

      Artaria et Compag. [PN] 2126 [after 1810], Vienne - First Viennese edition, variant issue. Kinsky p. 209. Hoboken 2, 343, with a price of "2f30." Oblong folio. Sewn. 1f. (title), 11, [i] (blank) pp. Engraved. Price: "50 X.C.M." Owner's signature in ink to lower right corner of title: "Dr. [?]Sechter." Slightly worn and foxed; impression light; upper outer corner slightly bumped and torn; lower corners very slightly creased; blue paper reinforcement to spine; signature slightly trimmed. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Gesamtans., "Castel Gandolfo am Albanersee. - castel Gandolfo am Albaner See aufsicht gegen Rom. - Bleuler Sohn 1810".

      . Gouache n. Bleuler Sohn ( = Johann Heinrich Bleuler, der jüngere ), dat. 1810, 47 x 70. Thieme - Becker, Bd. IV, S. 115. ( Nur der Vater ). Johann Heinrich Bleuler ( der jüngere ) lebte von 1787 - 1857. - Die vorliegende Goauche ist im Bild am unteren Rand betitelt, signiert und datiert "Bleuler Sohn. 1810. pinx". - Der Betrachther blickt von einem Weg am Rande des Albaner Sees zum "Castel Gandolfo. Rechts der Albaner See.

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        "Porta Saracinesca Segni".

      . Bleistift, aquarelliert, auf festem Zeichenpapier, auf Untersatz montiert und dort rechts unten wohl signiert "Corrodi - Rom". 10,2:23 cm. Literatur: Chr. Steinhoff: Salomon Corrodi und seine Zeit 1810-1892. Ein Schweizer Künstlerleben im 19. Jahrhundert, Fehraltorf 1992, vgl. 5Z; hier zeigt der Künstler dieselbe Mauer von der entgegengesetzten Seite.. Goethe zeichnete auf seiner italienischen Reise ein ganz ähnliches Zyklopenmauerwerk. Auch L Richter (1803-1887) und C. Wagner (1804-1867) studierten bei einer gemeinsamen Wanderung am 20. September 1824 dasselbe Motiv in Palästrina, nicht weit von Olevano gelegen (vgl. Kat. 87, Gemälde Ölstudien und Zeichnungen, Nr. 41 a & b, Galerie Joseph Fach, Frankfurt am Main 2005). Bereits 1832 erreichte Corrodi über Genua und Pisa Rom, wo er sich in F.L. Catels (1778-1856) Atelier ausbildete und bald auch zu der von ihm am meisten bevorzugten Malweise, der Aquarelltechnik, fand. In Rom, wo er fast sein gesamtes Leben verbrachte, wurde er von hochgestellten Persönlichkeiten wie z.B. Zar Nikolaus protegiert und war sehr erfolgreich. Auch das englische Königshaus kaufte zahlreiche seiner Werke. Corrodis Haus in Rom war bis zu seinem Tod beliebter Treffpunkt u.a. seiner Schweizer Landsleute.

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        An Asian Paradise-Flycatcher, Terpsiphone paradisi. Male

      India, 1810. A SPLENDID EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY PAINTING FROM THE CALCUTTA SCHOOL With inscription 'Shah Bulbull (sic). See Folios 47. 86. &. 87.' lower right; and with further inscription 'Female' in upper center Paper size: 17 3/4" x 12" Pen and Ink with watercolor and gun arabic India circa 1810 By the late 18th century, many Mughal-trained painters in India were looking to the emerging British ruling class for patronage. The products of the Calcutta School in India were often albums of flora, fauna, and other exotic sights of India, made to be taken back to Britain. Of the varied subjects, bird studies such as this depiction of an Asian Paradise-Flycatcher may be deemed a classic type. Paintings of birds, animals, and flowers had been an important genre in Indian art since the time of the Mughal emperor Jahangir (1605-27), and the continuation of such subjects under British patronage was a natural extension of that established tradition, although the results were often quite different stylistically. . Book.

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        Rudolstadt. - Gesamtansicht. - Hammer. - "Residenz Rudolstadt".

      Schleiz & Dresden, Ludwig von Kleist, 1810. Historische Ortsansicht. Radierung / Umrissradierung, alt koloriert, 1810. Von Christian Gottlob Hammer. 45,7 x 62,8 cm (Darstellung / Einfassungslinie) / 56,2 x 67,8 cm (Platte) / 58,5 x 71,5 cm (Blatt). (Schleiz & Dresden: Ludwig von Kleist 1810). - In der Darstellung unten mittig signiert und datiert: "C.G. Hammer fecit 1810". Rechts unterhalb der Darstellung signiert "Gest. v. C. G. Hammer in Dresd." Links bezeichnet: "Gez. von Richter in Schleitz". Mittig betitelt. Mit einer Widmung des Verlegers Ludwig von Kleist an Wilhelm von Preußen (1783?1851). Verlegeradresse. Mit angeschnittenem Wasserzeichen: "J WHATMAN". - Prachtvolle Vedute der Residenz des Fürstentums Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt. - Blatt marginal gebräunt und fleckig. Verso Reste vormaliger Montierung. Sonst von sehr gutem Erhaltungszustand mit wohlerhaltenem Kolorit. Christian Gottlob Hammer (1779 Dresden - 1864 Dresden). Deutscher Landschaftsmaler und Kupferstecher. Ab 1794 Studium an der Dresdner Akademie, dort 1798 Meisterschüler bei Johann Philipp Veith. 1816 Mitglied der Akademie und dem berühmten Kreis der "Dresdner Romantiker" zugehörig. 1829 Berufung zum außerordentlichen Professor. Im Wesentlichen konzentrierte sich Hammer auf Landschaftsdarstellungen und Städtebilder. Sein umfangreiches Gesamtwerk umfasst Arbeiten in den verschiedenen Techniken, u.a. Zeichnungen in Sepia und Wasserfarben sowie Radierungen und Kupferstiche nach eigenen Entwürfen und Vorlagen anderer Künstler, u.a. Johann Clausen Dahl, Caspar David Friedrich, Ernst Ferdinand Oehme..

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        Dresden. - Gesamtansicht. - Altstadtpanorama. - Wizani. - "11me Vue de Dresde prise sur le rivage dit vulgaiment l'Elbberg".

      Dresden, Christian Gottfried Schultze, [1810]. Historische Ortsansicht. Umrissradierung, in Sepia laviert, um 1810. Von Johann Friedrich Wizani. 45,8 x 64,3 cm (Darstellung / Einfassungslinie) / 53,6 x 65,9 cm (Platte) / 56,0 x 68,5 cm (Blatt). (Dresden: Christian Gottfried Schultze [1810]). - Links unterhalb der Darstellung signiert "Desine d'apres Nature par Wizani le jeune", darunter französisch betitelt. Unten Verlegeradresse C.G. Schultze, Dresden. - Blick auf die Brühlsche Terrasse mit der Ruine des zweiten Belvedere, zerstört im Siebenjährigen Krieg. Im Hintergrund die Kuppel der Frauenkirche, der Turm des Residenzschlosses und die Katholische Hofkirche. - Blatt mit je einem fachkundig restauriertem Einriss im oberen und unteren Rand. Sonst eher schwache Lagerspuren. Insgesamt aber guter Erhaltungszustand. Johann Friedrich Wizani (1770 Dresden - 1838 Dresden). Deutscher Landschaftsmaler, Zeichner und Stecher. Ab 1787 Studium an der Dresdner Akademie bei Adrian Zingg, in den 1790er Jahren bei Johann Philipp Veith. Ab 1792 zeichnete, radierte und aquarellierte er vorwiegend sächsische Gegenden und verdiente sich seinen Lebensunterhalt mit Miniaturgemälde. Eine Malertätigkeit an der Meißner Porzellanmanufaktur musste er wegen einer Augenerkrankungen aufgeben, die ihn zeitlebens beeinträchtigte. Ab 1820 entstanden großformatige Umrissradierungen mit Panoramen v.a. der Gegend um Dresden, aber auch anderer Orte..

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        Plauen (Dresden). - Plauenscher Grund. - Reisewitzer Garten. - Wizani. - "Partie de la Vallee de Plauen du cote du jardin de Reisewitz pres de Dresde".

      . Historische Ortsansicht. Radierung / Umrissradierung, alt koloriert, um 1810. Von Johann Friedrich Wizani. 37,3 x 53,5 cm (Darstellung / Einfassungslinie) / 43,0 x 54,0 cm (Blatt). Links unterhalb der Darstellung signiert: "Dessine et grave par J.F. Wizani." Mittig französisch betitelt. Verlegeradresse Christian Gottfried Schultze in Dresden. - Blick vom Ufer der Weißeritz auf das Wasserpalais im Reisewitzer Garten und auf die Walkmühle. - Blatt bis auf die Plattenkante beschnitten und in ein Passepartout montiert. Papier dem Alter entsprechend leicht gebräunt. Verso Rest alter Montierung. Ingesamt aber noch guter Erhaltungszustand. Johann Friedrich Wizani (1770 Dresden - 1838 Dresden). Deutscher Landschaftsmaler, Zeichner und Stecher. Ab 1787 Studium an der Dresdner Akademie bei Adrian Zingg, in den 1790er Jahren bei Johann Philipp Veith. Ab 1792 zeichnete, radierte und aquarellierte er vorwiegend sächsische Gegenden und verdiente sich seinen Lebensunterhalt mit Miniaturgemälde. Eine Malertätigkeit an der Meißner Porzellanmanufaktur musste er wegen einer Augenerkrankungen aufgeben, die ihn zeitlebens beeinträchtigte. Ab 1820 entstanden großformatige Umrissradierungen mit Panoramen v.a. der Gegend um Dresden, aber auch anderer Orte..

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        Tharandt. - Burgruine & Badehäuser. - Johann Friedrich Bruder. - "II. Ansicht von Tharand im Plauenschen Grunde mit denen Gräflich Hagenschen Bade Gebäuden".

      . Historische Ortsansicht. Radierung / Umrissradierung, alt koloriert, um 1810. Von Johann Friedrich Bruder. 34,5 x 50,4 cm (Darstellung / Einfassungslinie) / 39 x 52 cm (Blatt). Rechts unterhalb der Darstellung undeutlich signiert, darunter betitelt. Mit einer Widmung an Ernst Heinrich Graf von Hagen auf Oelsnitz. Verlegeradresse von Gustav Morasch, Dresden. - Charmant die leicht karikierende Darstellung der drei fahrenden Musikanten im Bildvordergrund, wie sie zu jener Zeit an den beliebten Kurorten wohl zahlreich ein Auskommen suchten. - Schmaler Rand um Darstellung und Schrift. Originaler Tuschrahmen. Durchgehend leichte Läsuren und Randmängel. Insgesamt mäßiger Zustand. Johann Friedrich Bruder (1782 Dresden - 1838 Dresden). Deutscher Landschaftszeichner und Radierer. Schüler von Johann Philipp Veith an der Dresdner Akademie. 1814-31 zeichnete er in Warschau. War ab 1831 bis zu seinem Tode in Dresden als Zeichenlehrer tätig. Zeichnete und radierte zahlreiche Ansichten von Sachsen und Böhmen. Für den Dresdner Kunsthändler Heinrich Rittner fertigte er kolorierte Umrissradierungen, Ansichten aus der Umgebung Dresdens und der Sächsischen Schweiz..

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        Tharandt. - Schlossteich mit Burgruine. - Wizani. - "Tharand pres de Dresde".

      . Historische Ortsansicht. Radierung / Umrissradierung, aquarelliert, um 1810. Von Johann Friedrich Wizani. 37,7 x 52,4 cm (Darstellung) / 43,5 x 53,5 cm (Blatt). Rechts unterhalb der Darstellung signiert, mittig darunter französisch betitelt. - Blatt gebräunt und bis auf die Plattenkante beschnitten. Im unteren Rand restaurierte Einrisse. Verso Reste vormaliger Montierung. Insgesamt eher mäßiger Zustand. Johann Friedrich Wizani (1770 Dresden - 1838 Dresden). Deutscher Landschaftsmaler, Zeichner und Stecher. Ab 1787 Studium an der Dresdner Akademie bei Adrian Zingg, in den 1790er Jahren bei Johann Philipp Veith. Ab 1792 zeichnete, radierte und aquarellierte er vorwiegend sächsische Gegenden und verdiente sich seinen Lebensunterhalt mit Miniaturgemälde. Eine Malertätigkeit an der Meißner Porzellanmanufaktur musste er wegen einer Augenerkrankungen aufgeben, die ihn zeitlebens beeinträchtigte. Ab 1820 entstanden großformatige Umrissradierungen mit Panoramen v.a. der Gegend um Dresden, aber auch anderer Orte..

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        Darstellung der Schlacht zwischen Österreichern und Franzosen am rechten Etschufer, "Bataille de Verona le 5. Avril 1799".

      . altkol. Kupferstich v. Steinlen n. Rugendas, um 1810, 38 x 51. Blick zum Schlachtfeld, im Hintergrund die Etsch.

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        The Quarterly Review. February & May 1810. Vol. III [Nos. V-VI]

      London Printed. New York: Reprinted for Ezra Sargeant, 1810 - This early, interesting volume of the celebrated Quarterly Review is notable for the essay on Nelson by Robert Southey at pp. 218-262, reviewing four biographies. Southey wrote to Charles Danvers, 14 December 1809: "Yesterday I received a letter from Gifford requesting me to review the great life of Nelson, and offering me 20 guineas a sheet to do it . The Life of Nelson is by Stainer Clark, whose - laying unhallowed hands upon such a subject, I am desired not to spare." Editor William Gifford was "driven by circumstances to some omissions" as he wrote to Southey, but Murray subsequently reprinted the essay in its entirety as a separate book (1813). It is now recognized as one of the gems of English prose. Also in this volume are Southey's review of Vason's "Authentic Narrative of Four Years' Residence at Tongataboo, one of the Friendly Islands, in the South Sea", a contemporary notice of Ricardo's first separate publication, "The High Price of Bullion -", and several contributions on travel and exploration by John Barrow. Discussing Dentrecasteaux's "Voyage à la Recherche de la Pérouse", Barrow doubts the existence of cannibals (p. 38), a conviction subsequently repeated in other articles. Barrow's review of Staunton's "Ta Tsing Leu Lee; being the Fundamental Laws, and a Selection from the Supplementary Statutes of the Penal Code of China" begins "This is an extraordniary book in every point of view - the first book which has ever been translated immediately from the Chinese character into the English language." Elsewhere, rather disingenuosly, Barrow reviews a French translation of his "Voyage to Cochinchina". WITH several reviews by Sir Walter SCOTT: "Fatal Revenge: or the Family of Montorio: a Romance", Evans' "Old Ballads", Aikin's "Essays on Song Writing", and Evans' "Vocal Poetry" (Todd & Bowden 49A for the London edition). The reviews of Holford's "Wallace: or, the Flight of Falkirk. A Metrical Romance", pp. 63-69, and "Pursuits of Agriculture, a Satirical Poem, in Three Cantos" are also attributed to Scott. "The Lady of the Lake" is reviewed by George Ellis at pp. 492-517 (NELSON, LORD) First American Edition. 8vo. [vi], 438 pp. Contemporary acid calf. Joints rubbed, label chipped

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        Physionomies Nationales des Peuples , ou Les traits de leur Visage Comparés à leur Moeurs et Caractères

      Paris: Delaunay, circa, 1810. Duodecimo, 25 engraved plates (all but one handcoloured); an excellent copy in contemporary marbled boards, extremities slightly chipped. Peoples of the world, and their physiognomies. First edition of this delightful French physiognomical study of the peoples of the world, which compares the facial structures and features of various European races with those of Asians, Africans, and the native inhabitants of many newly-discovered regions including Nootka Sound, Kamchatka, the Sandwich Islands, New Zealand and Australia. The detailed text is illustrated with fine handcoloured engraved plates mainly derived from voyage accounts; for example, the portraits of natives of the Hawaiian Islands, Tanna and Nootka Sound are all based on images that appeared in the publications of Cook's voyages, while the image of an Australian Aborigine is based on the engraving after Nicolas Petit published in Péron's account of the Baudin expedition. This is a rare work, known to Ferguson only from his own copy, noted in the Addenda, and not recorded by Forbes in the Hawaiian National Bibliography.

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        Introduction à l'Histoire naturelle des Insectes, en forme d'entretiens ; suivie d'une méthode de classification des Lépidoptères de France, avec la description et l'histoire des espèces les plus remarquables et particulièrement de celles qui se trouvent aux environs de Bordeaux : Partie 2 : Classification et Description des Espèces les plus remarquables et particulièrement de celles qui se trouvent aux environs de Bordeaux.

      Faye 1810 - 1 vol. in-8 reliure demi-toile noire, Faye, s.d., [ circa 1810 ], 415 pp. avec 28 planches hors texte (dont une dépliante) Deuxième partie seule de ce rare ouvrage (avec la Classification et la Description des Espèces les plus remarquables et particulièrement de celles qui se trouvent aux environs de Bordeaux). Etat très satisfaisant (trace d'étiquette au dos en queue, ancien cachet d'institution religieuse, petit accroc à un f., bon état intérieur). Langue: Français [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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