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        Jurisconsult Exercitations, 3 Vols, 1811-1813.

      1811 - "Exercitations" for Thoughtful Lawyers Hargrave, Francis [1741?-1821]. Jurisconsult Exercitations. London: Sold by W. Clarke and Sons, 1811-1813. Three volumes. Quarto (10-1/2" x 8-1/2"). Recent cloth, gilt titles and blind fillets to cloth, endpapers renewed. Moderate rubbing to boards, corners bumped and somewhat worn. Moderate toning to text, light foxing in places, torn corner in Volume I (pp. 237-38) repaired with archival tape, internally clean. Ex-library. Small inkstamps to title pages. An attractive set. * Only edition. A compendium of thirty-five arguments, observations, opinions, and notes on a wide range of cases and topics, such as the illegality of domestic slavery in England, the inescheatability of trusts in inheritance, fines of land, taxing out of parliament, the rule in Shelley's Case, the legal time of human birth and the Walpole Case of mutual wills. Sweet & Maxwell, A Legal Bibliography of the British Commonwealth 2:156. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        La Chine en Miniature, ou Choix de Costumes, Arts et MŽtiers de cet Empire, ReprŽsentŽs par 74 Gravures, la plupart d'aprs les originaux inŽdits de Cabinet du feu M. Bertin, Ministre; accompagnŽes de Notices explicatives, historiques et littŽraires. A lÕUsage de la Jeunesse

      Paris: Nepveu, 1811. 4 vols., 12mo, contemporary full calf, backstrips gilt-decorated, two gilt-lettered black morocco backstrip labels per volume, covers decoratively bordered in gilt, gilt edges, gilt turn-ins. xxxvi, 144; [iii], 172; [iii], 188; [iii], 220 pp. Eighty inserted copper-engraved plates. backstrips and edges rubbed, with some losses at backstrip labels and corners; occasional trivial foxing; overall a handsome set and fresh within. First Edition. (Two additional volumes, with 28 new plates, were issued in 1812.) This issue has the plates in black & white; it was also offered with the plates hand-colored, or in an issue of just 60 sets printed on very good paper with the plates very carefully colored, or in an issue of just one set printed on vellum. An edition of the first four volumes with the text in English was published in London in 1813, The present volumes contain 74 numbered plates, but unnumbered frontispieces and additional plates bring the total to eighty. The images cover the whole range of Chinese society, especially tradesmen. Particularly interesting are the numerous depictions of itinerant salesmen and craftsmen with ingenious methods of transporting their inventories and machinery. The industrious author produced similar tours of Russia, Egypt & Syria, Spain & Portugal, and Japan. Brunet, I, 1225. Colas 443. Cordier 65. Hiler, p. 113. Lipperheide 1524. For the English edition, see: Abbey, Travel, 535.

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        Musical, and Poetical Relicks of the Welsh Bards:

      London: Edward Jones, 1811 Part the Second of the First Volume, containing the Music Only. 3rd ed, VG. In quarter new paper spine, with contemporary blue paper boards, corners and edges a little bumped and worn, 2 paper title labels to upper board, spine with printed paper label. Internally, frontis drawn by Louterbourg, figures engraved by HallLandscape by Middiman, [4], 124-185 pp, music scores, words and some historical notes, p 180/181 bound upside down, pencil note to tp. Uncommon. (Libri Walliae 2870). Jones, harpist and music antiquary, was a serious scholar who made a notable contribution to the antiquarianism which typified much of the scholarship of his period. His library was extensive, and his research into both primary and secondary sources, including the old Welsh laws and Welsh grammars, enabled him not only to present music, but also to write in some depth about it. See ODNB.

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        LE TRESOR DES ARTISTES ET DES AMATEURS DES ARTS / EN 3 VOLUMES) Ou le Guide infaillible des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs, Graveurs, Architectes, Décorateurs, etc. dans le choix des sujets allégoriques ou emblématiques etc.

      COSTE AMALLE 1811 - R320045272: 135 + 139 + 132 pages augmentées de nombreuses planches e nnoir et blanc sur les 3 TOMES (1 + 2 + 3) - Couverture defraichies et muettes. ?LE PETIT TRESOR DES ARTISTES ET DES AMATEURS DES ARTS. Ou le Guide infaillible des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs, Graveurs, Architectes, Décorateurs, etc. dans le choix des sujets allégoriques ou emblématiques qu’ils ont à employer dans leurs compositions. Ouvrage utile et même indispensable à l'instruction des jeunes élèves des deux sexes, à tous les chefs d’ateliers, pour le décor, l’ornement ou les embellissements en tout genre. In-12 Broché. A restaurer. Plats abîmés. Dos très frotté. Intérieur acceptable Classification Dewey : 90-Livres rares [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Oeuvres de Gresset -

      Auguste Renouard 1811 -, Paris - 2 tomes. In-8 Tome 1: LXXIJ + 383 pp. Tome 2: 120 pp. Reliure d'époque plein maroquin rouge orné d'un riche décor doré reocaille en encadrement sur chaque plat, petit perroquet vert au centre de chaque plat entouré d'un grand losange rocaille doré. Dos à nerfs richement orné avec date en queue. Coupes et coiffes filetées dorées. Têtes dorées. Large dentelle dorée intérieure. Reliure signée DAVID. Petits et infimes frottements sur les mors. Intérieur parfait avec un portrait de l'auteur en frontispice du tome 1 et 8 planches hors-texte; l'ensemble en 2 états dont l'un "avant la lettre" par Moreau Le Jeune. Magnifique ensemble. Jean-Baptiste GRESSET (1709-1777) est un poète et dramaturge français. La reliure de DAVID avec le perroquet vert sur les plats fait référence au poème le plus connu de Gresset, Vert-Vert qui raconte l'histoire d'un perroquet recueilli au couvant de Nevers àoù les soeurs Visitandines lui apprenennt le langage chrétien. Réclamé par des religieuses nantaises, il est confié à un batelier de la Loire. Naturellement, il apprend sur le bateau le vocabulaire des matelots et des femmes légères. Arrivé à destination, le perroquet jure comme un marinier. Les religieuses nantaises, épouvantées, le renvoient à Nevers où l?on a le plus grand mal à lui faire réapprendre le latin. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Memoirs of Count Grammont - 2 vols

      London: William Miller & James Carpenter, 1811. This is Horace Walpole's translation, with annotations by Sir Walter Scott, though neither is identified; "A New Edition...Illustrated with Sixty-Four Portraits Engraved by Edward Scriven, &c." This extraordinary copy has the 64 portraits plus 80 more, and is in a very beautiful but unidentified fine binding, stamped "EXTRA ILLUSTRATED" on the spines. Bound in rich red leather, probably levant, with elaborate devices on spine, double rules on covers, pale red linen endpapers with intricate dentelles, and top edges gilt. Vg; there is some wear to the spines including some minor chips from both tops. All corners show a little wear. The text and all plates are clean. The plates bound in include all those which belong with this edition (they are mostly dated 1810 and many are presented in hexagonal frames) plus probably all of the portraits from the earlier illustrated edition of 1793 (dated 1792 or 1793, publ. by E.& S. Harding, many also engraved by them or by I.J. Van den Berghe; there should be 76 of them), plus several others from sources I haven't identified. All which are not captioned are identified (as to person) on the back. Each has pencilled binder's instructions on the back. An extraordinary gallery of fascinating lords and ladies, in the book which describes their often reprehensible exploits most entertainingly. 262 + 356 pp.. Hard Cover.

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        Vejledning til det Islandske eller gamle Nordiske Sprog

      By One of the Founders of the Modern Sceince of LanguageRASK, Rasmus Kristian. Vejledning til det Islandske eller gamle Nordiske Sprog. Copenhagen: Printed for Schuboth by J. R. Thiele, 1811.First edition. Octavo (6 11/16 x 4 1/16 inches; 170 x 140 mm). LVI, 282, [6] pp.Contemporary half brown roan over marbled boards, beige morocco gilt lettering label. Text lightly browned throughout due to the qulity of the paper, upper corner of front endpaper cut away, slight loss to head and tale of spine. A very good copy.ìThe ëGuide to the Icelandic or old Nordic Languageí was the first of an important series of publications which qualify Rask as one of the founders of the modern science of language... The interest that his writings aroused in the ancient Scandanavian Tongues directed attention to their literature, He was the first to study the ancient Nordic languages systematically. He disovered the correspondence of the consonant relations between the Indo-European languages, which led Jacob Grimm to formulate the rules underlying the Germanic as well as the the first complete texts of the eddas of Snorri and Saemund and added modernised versions. During his journeys to Russia and Persia he collected valuable Avesta and Pali manuscripts which he gave to the Royal Library in Copenhagen of which he was the librarian, and thereby promoted the study of the Asian branches of the Indo-European family fo languagesî (Printing and the Mind of Man).Printing and the Mind of Man 266.HBS 65357.$1,750

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        Der Feldingenieur - 2 Bände., Offiziere, die sich zu Feldingenieus bilden, oder doch den Feldzügen mit Nutzen beywohnen wollen. Neu bearbeitet und vermehrt von einem Offizier.

      Wien und Triest, im Verlage der Geistinger schen Buchhandlung, 1811 / 1812. - VI, 432, 346 S. Band 1 - VIII aufklappbare Kupfertafeln im Anhang, Band zwei XIII aufklappbaren Kupfertafeln im Anhang, Kanten etwas berieben, sonst beide Bände guter Zustand Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 1100 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Pilgrim's Progress

      L. and G. Seeley. London, 1811. 5th or later edition . Hardcover. Fine. "John Bunyan could be said to have authored one of the most influential books in the English language. But 'The Pilgrim's Progress' is so much more than an historical novel. Bunyan's plan for his readers is for them to travel through this book as an adventure through the Christian life...The story of Christian and his companions has been a favourite for generations. John Bunyan's imaginative text brings out the same, practical, necessary lessons that everyone needs to know - both today and yesterday." [Pub. Info] Full leather, fine in all respects except the front inside hinge is loose; and absolutely beautiful copy. 8TH EDITION

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        Memoirs of Count Grammont

      Large Paper Copy of \" Memoirs of Count Grammont\"HAMILTON, Anthony. Memoirs of Count Grammont. A New Edition. To which are prefixed, a biographical sketch of Count Hamilton, and a translation of the epistle to Count Grammont. London: Printed for William Miller, James Carpenter, 1811.New Edition. Two quarto volumes. Large paper copy with all plates in proof state. (Measures 29 x 23 cm.). xxxvii, 262, [1]; [4], 356 pp. Illustrated with 64 portraits engraved by Edward Scriven, Rembrandt, Lely, and others. . Finely bound in full red morocco, bound and signed by Bedford, ruled in gilt on covers, gilt-stamped spine, gilt turn-ins, marbled endpaper. Top edge gilt. Previous owner\'s bookplates in both volumes. A fine set.HBS 66898.$1,850

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        Stadtplan, "Landshut im Jahre 1811".

      . Lithographie n. Sanctjohanser, dat. 1811, 46 x 46,5. Inkunabel der Lithographie ( Nicht bei Winkler, siehe aber Winkler 294 und 696 ), der das Blatt nur aus der Literatur kennt ( Verweis auf Ferchl, Annalen, der einen Plan von Landshut von Sanctjohanser aus dem Jahre 1811 erwähnt). Bei dem Lithographen könnte es sich aber auch um Johannes Hans handeln ( siehe Winkler Nr. 294 ). Sehr seltener, sehr detailierter Stadtplan von Landshut aus der Frühzeit der Lithographie. Jeder Häuserblock ist dargestellt. Die Strassen sind meistens benahmt.

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        The Modern Theatre; a collection of Successful Modern Plays...(10 Vols.)

      London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, 1811. Very attractive set in brown leather, gilt decorated spines, marbled boards and endpapers. Lightly rubbed spine ends and corners, solid bindings. From the library of Archibald, Earl of Eglinton, with his bookplate in each.. Half-Leather. Very Good/No Jacket Issued. 6 x 4. 10 Vol. Set.

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        The works of the Right Reverend William Warburton, D.D. Lord Bishop of Gloucester. A new edition in twelve volumes. Two which is prefixed a discourse by way of general preface; containing some account of the life, writings, and character of the author; by Richard Hurd

      Luke Hansard & Sons.for T. Cadell and W. Davies, London 1811 - 12 volumes, 8vo; engraved author portrait frontispiece in Vol. I (offsetting), 11 plates in Vol. IV; full mid-19th century polished dark blue gilt- and blind-tooled calf, brown gilt morocco spine labels, all edges marbled, marbled endpapers; edges a touch scuffed; Vol. I bound a bit too tightly, affecting gutter edge of frontispiece; preliminaries foxed, else a very nice set. Engraved bookplates of Francis Sterry on front pastedowns. Complete works of a man described by Samuel Johnson as "perhaps the last man who has written with a mind full of reading and reflection" (quoted from Boswell's Life of Johnson in the DNB XX, p. 766).Lowndes, p. 2832. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A NEW MAP OF SCOTLAND FROM THE LATEST AUTHORITIES.

      Cary's New Universal Atlas, Containing Distinct Maps of All the Principal States and Kingdoms Throughout the World. 1811 - Copper engraving. Original colour. Size: 101 x 90 cm. (40 x 35½ inches). Very good condition. Some very light offsetting. This magnificent map of Scotland is in two parts, north and south. The north part has two inset maps of the Shetlands (top left) and the Orkneys (top right). The map is from John Cary's Universal Atlas. The high standard of design, printing, and geographical accuracy has led many to consider Cary the finest of English map-makers.

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        Gesamtans., im Hintergrund die Alpen.

      . altkol. Aquatinta n. Gabriel Lory, 1811, 19 x 29. Sehr schönes Blatt ( Bella stampa)

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        Gesamtans., "Vue D'arona".

      . altkol. Aquatinta n. Gabriel Lory, 1811, 19 x 29. Sehr schönes Blatt ( Bella stampa)

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        [Text begins:] AMERICANOS. EL ORDEN POLITICO DEL OTRO HEMISFERIO HA REDUCIDO LA ESPAÑA Á SER VICTIMA DE LA PERFIDIO Y OORESION Y ESTE PUEBLO GENEROSO CONDUCIDO DE UNO EN OTRO INFORTUNIO VA YA Á SER BORRADO DEL CATALOGO DE LAS NACIONES

      Caracas: Gallagher y Lamb, July 1811.. Broadside, 12 1/4 inches tall. Slight worming in foremargin, repaired. A very good copy. July 5, 1811 is Venezuela's official independence day, following more than a year of wrangling and temporary measures after the deposing of the Captain General on April 20, 1810 and the establishment of a caretaker government that already styled itself as "independent," despite paying lip service to loyalty to Ferdinand VII. This document dates from immediately after July 5th, as internal evidence shows. Here the Junta Suprema explains what it perceives as the political reality of Spain's dissolution into non-nationhood under Napoleon and thereby justifies "Venezuela [having] entered now, Americanos, into the number of free nations of the Americas." This is the third known copy. Grases locates only the copies in the Public Record Office (London) and the Archivo de Indias (Seville). Searches of NUC and OCLC fail to find any copy at all. Furthermore, no copies were found when searching the OPACs of the national libraries of Venezuela, Colombia, Spain, France, and England. An exciting proclamation at the beginning of Venezuelan independence. GRASES, HISTORIA DE LA IMPRENTA EN VENEZUELA 72. CAMBRIDGE HISTORY OF LATIN AMERICA III:110.

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        Affidavit stating that Norman ?Washington,? a Black man born in Mount Vernon about 1784 and residing in New York City, is <I>?considered to be free, and hath continually acted as a freeman...?</I> ? required by an 1811 New York state law <I>?to prevent slaves from voting."</I>

      Partly printed Document Signed ?James Grant? and ?Charles Dickinson Alderman? of the City of New-York, one page, 7.75? x 6?. Completed in manuscript. New York City, April 24, 1811. Nicks at edges of fold; reinforced at mid-horizontal fold. Light browning at edges and fold. On watermarked laid paper. Fine condition.In full, ?City and County of New-York, ss. James Grant of the fourth Ward, of the said city, being duly sworn saith that he has for three years last past, been well acquainted with Norman Washington a Black man, that the said Norman resides in the said city, that he is about the age of Twenty Seven years, and was born at Mount Vernon in the State of Virginia as this deponent is informed and verily believes, that during all the said time whilst this deponent has been acquainted with the said Norman hath been reputed and considered to be free, and hath continually acted as a freeman during the said time, and that the said Norman was born free as this deponent is also infor

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        'Das Königreich Westphalen nach den Dekreten über dessen Eintheilung entworfen 1810. - Berichtigt im Jahr 1881. - gezeichnet von Schwedler - gestochen von P.H. Mossner, Nürnberg.':.

      . Altkolorierter Kupferstich v. Philipp H. Mossner n. Schwedler, dat. 1811, 36 x 33. Nicht bei Tooley's Dic. of Mapm. - Zeigt das Königreich Westfalen. - Unten rechts Titelkartusche. - Unten links Erklärungen. - Die Karte von 2 Platten gedruckt. - Sehr selten! (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        Abbildung der hauptsächlichsten in- und ausländischen Nadelbäume, welche insbesondere in dem Königreich Baiern wild gefunden werden: nebst den sich am häufigsten dabey aufhaltenden schädlichsten Insekten ...

      Nürnberg, zu finden bey dem Verfasser (gedruckt bey Gustav Philipp Iackob Bieling), 1811.. ... mit Anzeige der zweckmäßigsten Vorbauungs- und Ausrottungs-Mittel der Insekten; dann mit einigen Fragen und Antworten aus der Forstwissenschaft und mit einer Anleitung zu amtlichen Berichten nach dem Baierischen Geschäftsgang; ingleichen mit einer - dem Ersten Theil beyliegenden Holzsaamen-Preistabelle. Zweyter Theil, mit neun nach der Natur illuminirten Kupfertafeln. - Hier nur der 2. Teil, ohne den 1810 erschienenen 1. Teil. - VII + Seiten 77 - 132 + Tafeln X - XVIII. Jede Tafel mit vorgebundenem weißen Schutzblatt. Ca. 23,5 cm x ca. 20 cm. Marmorierte Vorsätze, ringsum Goldschnitt. Zeitgenössischer Pappband mit goldgeprägten (verblassten) Verzierungen auf dem Rücken und beiden Deckeln. Die Tafeln in kräftigem, leuchtenden Kolorit. - Stafleu, Cowan, Taxonomic Literature 10.835 - Selten.. Der Einband berieben und bestoßen, Bezugspapier mit mehreren Fehlstellen und insbesondere der vordere Deckel fleckig. Keine Einträge. Textseiten etwas gebräunt, nicht fleckig. Tafeln nicht gebräunt, nicht fleckig, unten mit ca. 5 mm hohem, sehr schwachen Wasserrand, der den Rahmen der Tafeln nicht erreicht. Bindung sehr gut und fest. Zustand außen IV, innen (I -) II (deutsche Schulnotenskala). Auf Wunsch senden wir Ihnen gern per E-Mail Fotos des Werkes zu.

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        Historia de gentibus septentrionalibus. Sic in epitomen redacta, ut non minus clare quam breviter quicquid apud Septentrionales scitu dignum est, complectatur.Antwerp, Christopher Plantin, 1558. 8vo. With Plantin's woodcut device and 135 fine woodcut illustrations by Arnaud Nicolai in text. Early 17th-century gold-tooled calf.

      Adams O-143; Collijn II, 250; Rooses, Plantin, p. 39; Voet 1811 (variant A). First edition of the abridged version of the first important history of the Northern Lands and peoples by Olaus Magnus (1490-1557), originally published at Rome in 1555. The emphasis is on Scandinavia, but Greenland and other arctic regions are also covered. The book still provides valuable and curious information on Scandinavian history, customs, and folklore. Book VI deals with mining and metallurgy, books VII-XI with military subjects, and books XVII-XXII with natural history. The present abridgement was compiled by Cornelius Grapheus, an Antwerp town clerk.Skilfully executed small restoration to top of spine, some scratches on sides. Fine copy.

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        L&#39;Eneide di Virgilio

      Rome: Luigi Fabri. Very Good. 1811. Hardcover. ; Half vellum; marbled boards; oblong folio: 35 x 46 cm (14 x 18 in). Fifty full page aquatints by Bartolomeo Pinelli Romano. Light water stain to lower right corner to later plates affecting image (see images 3,4,5), otherwise very good.; Oblong Folio; Additional images and further information provided upon request. .

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        An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations. With a life of the author. Also, a view of the doctrine of Smith, compared with that of the French economists; with a method of facilitating the study of his works; from the French of M. Garnier.

      Edinburgh, printed for Silvester, Doig and Andrew Stirling, 1811.. 3 Bde. 8vo. LXIII, 360; VI, 512; IV, 448 S., 26 Bll. (Index). Neue Pappbände.. Es handelte sich bei der Garnier-Ausgabe um die bedeutendste und beste Übersetzung des 1776 erschienenen Grundlagenwerks ins Französische. Die Anmerkungen Garniers wurden ins Englische übersetzt und zuerst der 1805 erschienenen schottischen Ausgabe beigefügt. In der Folge wurde die Garnier-Ausgabe öfter nachgedruckt. Hier liegt eine solche schottische Nachdruckausgabe von 1811 vor. - Das wirkungsmächtigste wirtschaftstheoretische Werk, das im Jahre 1776 im englischen Original erschienen war. Smith's (1723-90) "grosser Fortschritt ... besteht darin, daß er sich von der Behauptung der Physiokraten über die mehrwertbildende Kraft der Natur freimacht und stattdessen die allgemein gesellschaftliche Arbeit, unabhängig von ihrer besonderen Form, als die einzige Quelle des Wertes anerkennt" (Bräuer 109). "Its remarkable success meant that it effectively defined the scope and content of political economy for later generations and was widely cited as an authority in favour of free market, ... but is much more than the unsubtle apologia for private enterprise that it has been made to seem, allowing as it does an important regulating function to government" (Blaug 791).

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        Musical, and Poetical Relicks of the Welsh Bards:

      Edward Jones, London 1811 - Part the Second of the First Volume, containing the Music Only. 3rd ed, VG. In quarter new paper spine, with contemporary blue paper boards, corners and edges a little bumped and worn, 2 paper title labels to upper board, spine with printed paper label. Internally, frontis drawn by Louterbourg, figures engraved by HallLandscape by Middiman, [4], 124-185 pp, music scores, words and some historical notes, p 180/181 bound upside down, pencil note to tp. Uncommon. (Libri Walliae 2870). Jones, harpist and music antiquary, was a serious scholar who made a notable contribution to the antiquarianism which typified much of the scholarship of his period. His library was extensive, and his research into both primary and secondary sources, including the old Welsh laws and Welsh grammars, enabled him not only to present music, but also to write in some depth about it. See ODNB. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Nouvel Atlas des Enfans et des Commerçans , ou les premiers élémens de la Géographie

      Paris: Chez Saintin, 1811. Octavo, two hand-coloured plates and seven hand-coloured maps (four double-page, three folding), some loss to a few pages (seemingly original defects in the paper, and not affecting text); half calf, a little rubbed, bumped at corners, a handsome copy. A wonderful children&#39;s Atlas, with delightful depictions of Tahiti, New Zealand and Hawaii. Although much reprinted and very popular, this work is now rare in any edition. This Atlas includes two exquisite plates, each with twelve small vignettes, detailing the peoples of the world. The first three main panels show images of European, Asian, and African scenes, while the fourth has &#39;American&#39; images; there are not only charming images of Iroquois, Californians, and Peruvians, but incredibly, the three final scenes show New Zealanders, Tahitians and inhabitants of the Sandwich Islands (here accidentally called "Americans", almost a century before their formal annexation). Each of the vignettes is also vouchsafed a very brief note, with some unusual commentary: we learn that the New Zealanders love their children, that the lower-caste Hawaiians prostrate themselves on the ground before royalty, and that the only quadrupeds in Tahiti are dogs, cats, and rats. The series of maps is equally interesting, with good depictions of France, Europe, Africa and the Americas. There is also a large double-hemisphere map of the globe by Blondeau: New Holland is shown still attached to Van Diemens Land, and the Pacific Islands are represented in some detail, showing the Society Islands, the Marquesas, and the Friendly Isles. The Sandwich Islands are also clearly marked, with the familiar caption that &#39;here Captain Cook was killed&#39;. Saintin was a publisher of popular editions of authors such as Moliere and Homer, and issued several such works of geographical instruction.

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        The History of the Kingdom of Ireland; Being an Account of All the Battles, Sieges, and Other Considerable Transactions, both Civil and Military; During the Late Wars There..

      London Machell Stace 1811. G: in Good condition without dust jacket as issued. Cover rubbed and faded. Some cracking to upper joint. Contents bright A New Edition Grey hardback cloth cover 230mm x 180mm (9" x 7"). 145pp. Frontispiece woodcut portrait and portraits in the text. '..Till the entire reduction of that country, by the Victorious Arms of our most gracious Sovereign, King William. To which is prefixed a brief relation of the ancient inhabitants and first conquest of that nation by King Henry II, and of all the remarkable passages in the reign of every King to this time; particularly of the horrid rebellion and massacres in 1641; with the popish and arbitrary designs that were carried on there in the last reigns'.

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        Digtninger.

      . 2 bd. Orig. udgave. Kbhvn. 1811-13. 360 + 364 s. Eksemplar pa skrivepapir indbundet i samtidige halvlaederbind med farvede skindtitelfelter..

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        A NEW MAP OF CHINESE AND INDEPENDENT TARTARY FROM THE LATEST AUTHORITIES.

      Cary's New Universal Atlas. 1811. - Copper engraving. Original colour. Size: 50 x 46 cm. (19½ x 18 inches) Good condition, slight offsetting. Clear and accurate map of the two states of Tartary. Three scales at lower right, title at top centre. John Cary was considered 'the most representative, able and prolific of English cartographers'. Tooley says, 'As an engraver he was elegant and exact with fine clear lettering and great delicacy of touch'. When the Ordnance Survey began accurately mapping the UK, they used John Cary's style as the basis for their work.

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        Landschaft, "Vue du Pont de Crevola et de la Vallee de Domo D'ossola".

      . altkol. Aquatinta n. Gabriel Lory, 1811, 19 x 27,5. Sehr schönes Blatt ( Bella stampa)

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        TA., Brücke, "Vue du Pont de Crevola".

      . altkol. Aquatinta n. Gabriel Lory, 1811, 19 x 27,5. Sehr schönes Blatt ( Bella stampa)

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        Bollettino delle leggi della republica italiana. Dal 1 gennajo al 31 dicembre 1805 Anno II. Bollettino delle leggi del regno d`italia 1806 (parte I & III, Dal gennajo / 1. settembre al 30 aprile / 31 dicembre 1806); 1807 (part II & III, Dal 1 juglio / ottobre al 30 settembre / 31 decimbre 1807). 1808 (part I & II, Dal primo gennajo / primo giugno al 31 maggio /31 dicembre 1808). 1811 (part I & II, Dal I.° gennajo / lugluo al 30 giugno / 31 dicembre 1811), 9 Vol. (Codice Napoleonico),

      Milano Dalla reale stamperia 1803. 1806, 1807, 1808, 1811, - XV/440; VIII/391, IX/889-1151; VIII/361-968, XIV/969-1615+1; XIX/426, XVIII/429-1110); XVI/669, XVI/671-1299+1 S. Einheitlicher Halbledereinband mit zwei Rückentitel u. dreiseitigem Farbschnitt. Einband leicht bestoßen, innen sauber, insgesamt noch guterhaltenes Exemplar. (9 volumes. Unit binding: Half leather, nice lable on the spine with gilt-print, red cut. 13,5 x 20,5 cm. Some pages with small vignettes. Condition: Binding: Here and there only a few rubbed, alltogether good/very good. Inside very good, very clean, no fox-marks etc.). Sprache: it Gewicht in Gramm: 3550 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Nouvel Atlas des Enfans et des Commerçans , ou les premiers élémens de la Géographie.

      Chez Saintin, Paris 1811 - Octavo, two hand-coloured plates and seven hand-coloured maps (four double-page, three folding), some loss to a few pages (seemingly original defects in the paper, and not affecting text); half calf, a little rubbed, bumped at corners, a handsome copy. A wonderful children's Atlas, with delightful depictions of Tahiti, New Zealand and Hawaii. Although much reprinted and very popular, this work is now rare in any edition. This Atlas includes two exquisite plates, each with twelve small vignettes, detailing the peoples of the world. The first three main panels show images of European, Asian, and African scenes, while the fourth has 'American' images; there are not only charming images of Iroquois, Californians, and Peruvians, but incredibly, the three final scenes show New Zealanders, Tahitians and inhabitants of the Sandwich Islands (here accidentally called "Americans", almost a century before their formal annexation). Each of the vignettes is also vouchsafed a very brief note, with some unusual commentary: we learn that the New Zealanders love their children, that the lower-caste Hawaiians prostrate themselves on the ground before royalty, and that the only quadrupeds in Tahiti are dogs, cats, and rats. The series of maps is equally interesting, with good depictions of France, Europe, Africa and the Americas. There is also a large double-hemisphere map of the globe by Blondeau: New Holland is shown still attached to Van Diemens Land, and the Pacific Islands are represented in some detail, showing the Society Islands, the Marquesas, and the Friendly Isles. The Sandwich Islands are also clearly marked, with the familiar caption that 'here Captain Cook was killed'. Saintin was a publisher of popular editions of authors such as Moliere and Homer, and issued several such works of geographical instruction.

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        Wir Vorsteher und sämmtliche Meister des ehrsamen Handwerks der bürgerlichen Kupfer Schmied Meister in der k. k. Haupt= und Residenzstadt Wien [Handwerksurkunde mit Gesamtansicht von Wien von Süden]

      Wien, Bauersche Bücher und Verlagshandlung, 1811.. Anonymer Kupferstich, Bildausschnitt Ansicht 15 x 38 cm, gedruckte Bordüre 34,5 x 46 cm, Blattgr. 38 x 48,5 cm.. Stopp, Die Handwerkskundschaften mit Ortsansichten. Beschreibender Katalog der Arbeitsattestate wandernder Handwerksgesellen (1731-1830), A 119.4 (von dieser Variante nur dieses Exemplar bekannt!). Seltene Handwerkskundschaft mit einer Darstellung Wiens von Süden, oberhalb der Darstellung der Kaiserliche Adler mit den Farben Österreich und Lothringens als Brustschild, unterhalb das Wiener Stadtwappen; wie meist mehrfach gefaltet, an den ehemaligen Falzen mit geringem Bildverlust eingerissen, in Summe von sehr guter Erhaltung für eine Handwerkskundschaft.

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        Dramatic Works of Ben Jonson, and Beaumont and Fletcher

      London: Stockdale, 1811. Four volumes, octavo; contemporary diced calf, gilt, fine set. Good set of the works of three of the great dramatists, with an engraved frontispiece of each author by Audinet.

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        War of 1812 medical supply broadside

      n.p. A scarce medical supply Broadside entitled "ESTIMATE OF MEDICINES, &c. FOR EIGHTY MEN FOR ONE YEAR", one page, 16.5" x 13.5", no place, [circa 1811]. An inventory of medicines and instruments necessary for a military surgeon. The list includes two sets of amounts, one for a "Northern Post" the other for "Southern Post" with the necessary variations for the differing climates. Items listed include trepaning equipment (used to drill holes in the skull); amputating sets; camphor and opium. Similar in content to a fold-out in the volume, "Letter from the Secretary of War, Transmitting Two Statements or Contracts made by the Secretary of War and by the Purveyor of Public Supplies, during the Year 1810"... (Washington: A. and G. Way, 1811), Shaw and Shoemaker, 24199. Extremely bright and clean, light creases, slightly irregular margins with a few very minor chips, else fine condition. A scarce and desirable early American medical imprint.

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        Travels in Various Countries of Europe, Asia and Africa. Part the First. Russia Tartary and Turkey

      London T Cadell & W Davies 1811. Cover and spine worn with boards detached. Upper board detached at preface page. Text block firm. Scattered browning and some offsetting. Ex.-lib. Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland with minimal marking Second Edition Leather cover 280mm x 220mm (11" x 9"). 800pp. Illustrated with many full page engravings, maps (some double page) and woodcuts within the text.

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        Reise um die Welt in den Jahren 1803, 1804, 1805 und 1806 auf Befehl Seiner Kaiserl. Majestat Alesxanders des Ersten auf den Schiffen Nadeshda und Newa

      Berlin: Haude und Spener, 1811-, 1812. Two parts in three volumes, duodecimo, stipple-engraved portrait of Krusenstern and two other frontispieces both finely coloured by hand, folding engraved map and 11 double-page engraved views and a large folding map; several small private library stamps; a fine set in original papered boards with slight edgewear, orange labels, red edges, preserved in a cloth slipcase. Original boards. The first Russian circumnavigation: its captain, Krusenstern, was accompanied by a brilliant corps of officers, which included men like Lisiansky, Langsdorff, and Kotzebue. This Russian voyage was of great importance to Pacific history for the attempt to open Japan to commerce, and for the observations made on the Russian-Chinese trade. The Nadeshda and the Neva were together at the Marquesas and Hawaii; there they separated and from this point on Krusenstern&#39;s narrative concerns the western Pacific. The book includes a view of Nagasaki Harbour, one of the earliest views of Japan published in the west, as well as views of Nukahiva (three), Japan (three), Macao, Canton, St Helena and St Catherine, Brazil. This was the first popular account of this important voyage to be made available to the public, and the first edition to have been printed in Germany, published at the same time as the more costly St Petersburg quarto edition. No English edition appeared until 1813. This is an excellent copy of this scarce edition, in which an extra piece was added (at the start of volume 3) by the publisher in the form of the Nachricht by Langsdorff on the practice of tattooing in Nuku Hiva and the Washington islands, including a small woodcut showing the instruments used. There is also a Prospectus by Langsdorff and his publisher Wilmans for the German publication of his Bemerkungen.

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        Kst.- Karte, v. F. Chr. L. Sickler, "Plan Topographique de la Campane de Rome .. 1811".

      . dat. 1811, 56 x 87. Sehr seltene 1. Ausgabe dieser Karte. Siehe Tooley, Dictionary of Mapmakers, Bd. 4, S. 160. Sickler (1773-1836 ) became Director of the first high school in Hildburghausen 1812. Sickler gilt als einer der letzten Universalgelehrten seiner Zeit. 1812 gründete er die 1. Oberschule von Hildburghausen. - Unten links die Titelkartusche, oben rechts Erklärungen. Die Karte zeigt die Umgebung von Rom. Mittig der Lago Albano. Im Nordwesten der Lago di Bracciano, im Norden Tivoli, im Süden die Küste zwischen Alsium, Tibermündung und dem Golf v. Terracina. - Restaurierte Einrisse.

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        Die Schlachten der Alten vom ersten messenischen Kriege angefangen bis auf die Schlacht bey Actium. Erster Theil. (Nur 1. Teil, alles was erschienen).

      Tübingen, Cotta, 1811 - 4°, 1 Bl., VIII S., 46 S., 28 Tafeln mit 40 handkolorierten gestochenen Abb., Priv.-Kart. d. Zt., Rückenkanten geplatzt, Kanten beschabt, Name von alter Hand auf Vs., tlw. etw. stockl., Blätter randseitig etw. wellig. Erstausgabe. Insgesamt 47 Schlachtenpläne. 800 gr. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Gesamtans., "Lisabon".

      . Kupferstich aus der Zittauer monatliche Neuigkeitsträger, 1811, 17 x 26. Extrem seltenes Blatt.

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        Beschreibung des medizinischen Blutigels dessen Kennzeichen, Sitten, Anatomie und Fortpflanzung, dessen Nutzen als Heilmittel sowohl als besonderen Vortheil für die Küche, nebst verschiedenen Manieren, selbe aufzufinden, aufzubewahren und anzusetzen.

      Hadamar. Gelehrten-Buchhandlung.1811.. 17 x 11 cm. 71 Seiten. 2. Buch 166 Seiten. Einfacher Pappband der Zeit.. Mit zwei gefalteten Kupfertafeln. Beigebunden; Deutschlands eryptogamische Gewächse nach ihren natürlichen Standorten geordnet von Phil. Maxim Opiz. Ein Anhang zur Flora Deutschlands von Joh. Christ. Röhling. Leipzig, 1817 bei Ambrosius Barth. In Band 1 Wasserfleck auf Vorsatzpapier und kleiner Wurm Gang in beiden Teilen. Exbibliotheca C. Honsell.

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        An Analysis of Blackstone&#39;s Commentaries on the Laws of England

      London: Cadell and Davies, 1811. Octavo; an excellent copy in contemporary half calf (spine renewed) and marbled boards, new endpapers. First edition of a rare piece by of one of Australia&#39;s first civilian judges, one of our first poets (and warm friend of Charles Lamb), and a man often unfairly remembered by the young Disraeli&#39;s dismissive description, "a noisy, obtrusive, jargonic judge". The nature of Field&#39;s book is made clear by the full title: "An Analysis of Blackstone&#39;s Commentaries… in a series of questions to which the student is to frame his own answers, by reading that work". This copy has neat marginal annotations by John De Mole, who has signed the title-page in London in 1816. Unknown to Ferguson and to the 1986 Addenda, this is one of Field&#39;s earliest publications, written at a time when he was supporting himself by his literary endeavours.

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        Handgeschriebene Memorabilien ab 9. Juni 1811 aus dem Umfeld am Hofe von Großherzog Friedrich August I. im Großherzogtum Oldenburg.

      1811.. Schöner alter Ganzleder Maroquin-Einband mit ornamentaler Goldprägung auf beiden Buchdeckeln und Buchrücken. Allseitiger Goldschnitt. Einband etwas berieben und Goldprägung verblasst. Auf dem Titelschild des Vorderdeckels ist ein Zitat von Friedrich Schiller geprägt: "Was wir als Schönheit hier empfunden wird einst als Wahrheit uns entgegen gehn". Auf dem hinteren Deckel befindet sich Schillers Zitat "Das Herz ist Gottes Stimme; Menschenwerk ist aller Klugheit künstliche Berechnung". Vorsatzblätter aus Marmorpapier. 396 Seiten (eine Seite mit Textverlust). Fast alle Seiten mit schöner Handschrift beschrieben (von einer gebildeten Dame; eventuell eine der Hofdamen).. Für jede Seite ist oben rechts der Tag und der Monat handschriftlich vorbereitet worden. Vom 1. Januar bis 31. Dezember 1811. Das Blatt 27./28. April wurde von der Verfasserin entfernt und handschriftlich berichtigt. Die Blätter 21.-24. Mai und 24./25. Juli fehlen ohne Berichtigung. Zu fast jedem Tag sind teils mehrseitige Wiedergaben damaliger Literatur und Lyrik geschrieben worden. Es finden sich Zitate aus den Werken von Goethe, Lenz, Novalis, Körner, Schiller, Herder, Tieck, von Hutten, Heinrich von Collin, Ludwig Uhland, Lessing, Klopstock, Eckermann, Lenau und vielen anderen. Neben diesen schönen handschriftlichen Wiedergaben sind spätere, nachträgliche Notizen zu aktuellen Anlässen von Interesse. Diese nicht chronologisch vorgenommenen Notizen befinden sich meist im Kopf der Seiten mit einem Strich von den 1811 geschriebenen Texten getrennt. Auf einer Seite befindet sich beispielsweise der Vermerk "14. d. M. 1835 Tauftag unserer Cecilie, unserer Großherzogin (geb. Prinzessin von Schweden)..." (d. i. Cecilie von Oldenburg). / Unter dem Tag "29. Januar" die Notiz "Alexanders Geburtstag". "In ein Stammbuchblatt im März 1810 Alexander von Rennenkampf" (Anm.: jener war großherzoglicher holstein-oldenburgischer Oberkammerherr bei Paul Friedrich August von Oldenburg und befreundet mit Alexander von Humboldt) / Im März 1824 "zum Todestag unserer geliebten Herzogin Antoinette..." (d. i. Antoinette von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld, Herzogin von Württemberg) / unter dem 14. März: "Luises Geburtstag in Oldenburg 1824" (d. i. vermutlich Prinzessin Luise von Preußen) und zahlreiche weitere Vermerke zu Geburtstagen (z. B. in Kopenhagen), Termine der Rückkehr aus Dänemark, Ankünfte in Oldenburg, Alexanders Rückkehr nach Oldenburg. Notizen aus unterschiedlichen Jahren bis 1841. Besonders die Ankunftzeiten geben Informationen über die Besuche im Großherzogtum Oldenburg.

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        Observations on the Natural History, Climate, and Diseases of Madeira, During a Period of Eighteen Years.

      London: Printed for J. Callow Medical Bookseller 1811 - First Edition, viii,[ii],158,[2]pp., with the errata leaf and final publishers advert leaf, text lightly browned, new endpapers, modern boards, spine printed paper label. William Gourlay is described on the title page as being a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh; and Physician to the British Factory at Madeira. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        A TREATISE ON AGRICULTURE AND RURAL AFFAIRS (TWO VOLUMES)

      Edinurgh / London: Oliphant, Waugh & Innes / Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme & Brown, 1811 First Edition. 8vo. (2), 6-9, xii-xix, 473 pp; viii, 459, (1), 6 engraved plates. Full calf, respined, with old spine laid down and signs of expert repairs mainly at head and tail on both vols. Raised bands. New end-papers throughout. A few light spots of foxing to title-page and first few leaves in Vol 1. A tight and handsome set of this important work on the history and development of Agriculture.. 1st Edition.

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        A System of Anatomy for the Use of Students of Medicine (2 Volume Set)

      Thomas Dobson 1811 - 2 volume set. 24 cm. Contemporary leather binding. Red leather spine labels. Internally very good. xii, 422 pp, folding table; viii, 453 pp. Clean, unmarked pages. Vol 1 front board detached. Hinges cracked. Hardcover. Discrete library stamps and markings. Dr. F.S. Hopkin's signature on verso. Austin 2082. Kaufman II: 814. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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