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        Description Historique Et Topographique De Moskow Ou Details Sur Les Moeurs Et Usages Des Habitans De Cette Grande Ville Sur Les Palais, Monumens, Tombeaux Des Czars, Monasteres, Eglises, Edifices Public Qu'Elle Renferme, Sur Les Fetes Et Ceremonies

      Paris: Pillet, 1812. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 12mo. 67pp, bound in modern black buckram with gilt lettering at spine, textured red pastedowns and endpapers, exlib with fading stamp at title-page and final page, faded catalog number at title-page, occasional light foxing, some page ends brittle, half-title slightly chipped about 1/16 inches along fore edge. Binding is fine. Worldcat / OCLC locates 3 copies. See A. A. Barbier, Ouvrages Anonymes, I, 907, for book reference. Item was reprinted by Koenig, Paris and Strassbourg, in 1816. Very scarce..

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        FEUILLES D?AGRICULTURE et d?économie générale, publiées par la Société d?Agriculture et d?Economie du Canton de Vaud. Tome 1 au tome 18. Série complète.

      1812 - 1831, Lausanne, 1812 - quelques planches gravées, cartonnage de l?époque, étiquette de titre manuscrite, sauf pour quatre tomes qui ont une pièce de titre rouge.

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        Grundriss von Berlin herausgegeben von S. Sachs Königlicher Bauinspectör 1812 ...

      . Kupferstich v. F. Jättnig jun. n. Sachs, dat. 1812, 37 x 45. Schulz, Stadtpläne von Berlin, Nr. 231. - Außerhalb des Plans, an allen Rändern, Erklärungen zum Plan. - Schulz ( a.a. O ), "Der Plan ist genau und aktuell ..",

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        Lives of the British Admirals: Containing an Accurate Naval History, from the Earliest Periods. Continued to the Year 1779 by Dr. Berkenhout. A New Edition, revised and corrected, and brought down to the Present Time, by Henry Redhead Yorke.

      London: C. J. Barrington, 1812–17 - 8 volumes, octavo (214 x 134 mm). Contemporary half calf, marbled sides, edges and endpapers, raised bands, titles and ruling to compartments gilt, floral rolls to boards in blind. Armorial bookplate of S. E. Widdrington to front pastedowns of all volumes except Volume VIII. Boards gently bowed, extremities slightly rubbed, minor wear to corners, frontispieces and adjacent leaves lightly foxed and browned with associated offsetting, slight spotting to text blocks, somewhat heavier in Volume I, dampstains to fore margin of Volume II, pp. 458-86. A very good set. Engraved portrait frontispiece to each volume. Best edition, revised and brought down to the 1816 Expedition against Algiers. Campbell's work, originally published between 1742 and 1744, was subsequently revised, expanded, and condensed in various editions issued up to a hundred years after his death in 1775. "A man of untiring industry and considerable accomplishment, Campbell is described as gentle in manner and of kindly disposition. There are several interesting references to him in Boswell's Life of Johnson, to both of whom he was known personally, Johnson being in the habit of going to the literary gatherings on Sunday evenings at Campbell's house in Queen's Square, Bloomsbury, until 'I began,' he said, 'to consider that the shoals of Scotchmen who flocked about him might probably say, when anything of mine was well done, "Ay, ay, he has learnt this of Cawmell."' 'Campbell is a good man, a pious man,' Johnson said of him on the same occasion: 'I am afraid he has not been in the inside of a church for many years; but he never passes a church without pulling off his hat. This shows that he has good principles.' Campbell told Boswell that he once drank thirteen bottles of port at a sitting. According to Boswell, Johnson spoke of Campbell to Joseph Warton as 'the richest author that ever grazed the common of literature'" (ODNB). This copy from the library of Captain Samuel Edward Widdrington (1787–1856), who joined the Royal Navy in 1802. By the mid 1820s, he retired and focused on writing guides to Spain, including Sketches in Spain (1834) and Spain and the Spaniards (1844), as well as occasional papers on botany. He was made a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1842.

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        Expériences sur le principe de la vie, notamment sur celui des mouvemens du coeur, et sur le siège de ce principe; suivies du rapport fait a la premiere classe de l'Institut sur celles relatives aux mouvemens du coeur.

      D'Hautel, Paris 1812 - 8vo (203x127 mm). [6], [i] ii-xxiv, [1] 2-364, [2] pp., including half title, one large folding engraved plate and errata leave bound at end. Minor occasional spotting and browning to text. Full sheepskin with plain spine tooled in gilt and with red morocco label (little wear to hinges and head of spine), marbled endpapers and edges. Fine, wide-margined copy. Collated complete. ---- Norman 1324; Heirs of Hippocrates 1251; Wellcome III, p. 479; Waller 5679; Cushing L31; DSB VIII, p.132; Garrison-M. 928. Le Gallois (1770-1814) was one of the earliest of the experimental physiologists. In this, his principal work, he was the first, after Borelli, to revive the neurogenic theory of the heart's action. He describes the action of the vagus nerve on respiration. He showed that bilateral section of the vagus can produce fatal broncho-pneumonia. Le Gallois discovered the site of the respiratory center in a circumscribed area of the medulla oblongata, a discovery that replaced the belief that respiration depended on the entire brain. He also described the action of the vagus nerve on respiration, showed that bilateral section of the vagus can produce fatal broncho- pneumonia, and revived the neurogenic theory of the heart's action which states that the motor power of the heart comes from the spinal cord via the branches of the sympathetic nervous system (Norman 1324). "His experiments were remarkable in the diversity and ingenuity of their design and arranged in a logical sequence. Le Gallois's unshakable belief in the supreme importance of observations and well-performed experiments, together with his reserve in interpreting his data, indicate that he was a scientist of great stature." (DSB VIII, p.134). Il fut un des premiers physiologistes à pratiquer la méthode expérimentale et l'expérimentation animale. Il mena notamment une série d'expériences sur des animaux pour clarifier le mécanisme de la respiration. Par décapitation de vertébrés ou d'autres types de destruction ciblée des connexions nerveuses dans le cerveau et la moelle épinière, il est venu à la conclusion que la respiration est contrôlée par un centre respiratoire, qui est situé dans le bulbe rachidien. Il fut le premier à étudier le problème de la théorie neurogénique par la méthode de destruction progressive des portions successives du système nerveux central. Le Gallois fit des expériences sur le système vasculaire, la respiration artificielle, l'oxygénation et la conservation du sang. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        LE HAYDINE. Ovvero Lettere su la vita e le opere del celebre Maestro Giuseppe Haydn. Dedicate al R. Conservatorio di Musica di Milano.

      Da Candido Buccinelli Stampatore - Cartaro 1812 Prima edizione. Cm.19,5x12,2. Pg.VIII, 302. Legatura in mz.pelle con piatti marmorizzati. Tassello, con mancanza, con titoli manoscritti al dorso. Tagli spruzzati e fogli di guardia marmorizzati. All'antiporta ritratto in ovale di Haydn, inciso da J. Neidl da un dipinto di Zitterer. In fine due carte raffiguranti i dettagli di alcune medaglie dedicate a Haydn. Giuseppe Carpani (Vill'Albese, 1751 - 1825), letterato, musicista e librettista, fu censore e direttore di teatro a Venezia dopo il Trattato di Campoformio del 1797. Autore di numerose traduzioni francesi, e rinomato librettista, scrisse anche il poema "In questa tomba oscura", musicato da Beethoven. Compose "Le Haydine", opera di notevole rarità, in omaggio al celebre compositore, di cui tradusse anche l'oratorio "La Creazione". Si tratta, assieme ai testi di Griesinger e Dies, di una delle prime biografie di Haydn, deceduto nel 1809. Fece scalpore il plagio che ne fece alcuni anni dopo Stendhal, usando lo pseudonimo di César Bombet.

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        Six weeks before he would invade Russia, Napoleon refuses the transfer of 2,400 horses to Spain fearing they would not be easily replaceable in Poland

      "Letter Signed, ""NP"" as Emperor, 4 pages, 7.25"" x 9"", St. Cloud, April 30, 1812, in French to Minister of War Jean-Girard Lacuée, Compte de Cessac, (""Ministre pour l'Administration de la Guerre"") replying to a report concerning requirements for cavalry horses destined for the Army of Spain, forcefully rejecting the proposed transfer of 2,400 horses which must not be moved because it would be impossible to replace them in Poland. Lightly toned at margins, usual folds, else fine condition. An important letter concerning Napoleon's preparations for his ill-fated invasion of Russia. Here, he forcefully rejects Cessac's proposal to transfer 2,400 horses, including 144 destined for the cuirassiers, because he feared it would be impossible to gather that many in Poland. He demanded more information and ordered that the surplus horses be used for ""la Grande Armée dont la consommation en chevaux ne peut etre qu' extrement considerable,"" and preferring to leave the horses where they are, ""dans une guerre active, il n'y à plan, ni complet ni effectif pour la force du Regimen puisque du soir au matin cette force peut charger,"" and providing further inscriptions and reminders. Napoleon crossed the Neman River on June 24, commencing his ambitious campaign against Tsar Alexander I, which involved over 600,000 soldiers (including nearly 60,000 cavalrymen). Although the vastly outnumbered Russian army essentially melted before Napoleon's vastly superior forces, the Russians conducted a scorched-earth policy that left nothing for the French army to eat as it marched eastward. After Napoleon captured Moscow in September, he was soon forced to retreat due to a lack of supplies. His slow westward retreat was further hampered by Russian flank attacks. By the time he crossed back into Poland, his army had been reduced by nearly two-thirds. The specular defeat spelled the beginning of the end of the French Empire. "

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        Description du Département du Simplon, ou de la ci-devant République du Valais

      x, 557, [1] pp. 8vo, cont. green sheep-backed green boards maroquiné, single gilt fillet round sides, flat spine gilt. Sion: A. Advocat, 1812. First edition of this uncommon account of the mountainous canton of Valais (then known as the "département du Simplon") in Switzerland. Schiner, a physician on the medical faculty at Montpellier, describes the geography, natural history, most notable buildings, costumes, cuisines and wines, commercial activities, roads, climate, structure of government, the mountains and glaciers, forests, etc., etc. The author also discusses the prevalence of goiter amongst the population, along with other diseases common to the canton. Fine copy, signed by Prince Dietrichstein on the free front endpaper. .

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        Stadtplan, "Tölz im Jahre 1812".

      . Lithographie ( anonym ), dat. 1812, 47 x 47. Seltene Inkunabel der Lithographie. Nicht bei Wiinkler, Frühzeit der deutschen Lithographie. - Der Titel befindet sich rechts oben, daneben ein Bibliotheksstempel im weißen Rand. Im Plan sind alle Häuser mit Nummern versehen und die Strassen sind benahmt.

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        Repertoire Universel et Raisonne de Jurisprudence. Quatrième édition Corrigee¿

      Paris, Garnery, 1812 - 15 volumi In-4, bella legatura in mezza pelle con fregi e titolo in oro. Il tomo quindicesimo contiene le Addition A - Z. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        DOS DE LOS PRIMEROS DOCUMENTOS DE LA CONSTITUCION EN ESPAÑA, JURAMENTO DE LA CONSTITUCION 1812

      1812 - Alicante. Cadiz. Cuartel Genaral de San Juan. D. Fernando VII. 1812. 4Pág+2Pág. 30X20. Dos de los primeros documentos y manuscritos de la Constitución en España, La Pepa o Constitución de Cadiz. Nombrando juramento a la Constitucion D. Fernando Bonal por Ascenso de D. Mauricio González de Colosía con firmas de Yo el Rey, D. Ciriaco González de Carvajal, Sir S. F. Whittingham (Teniente General) o D. Lucas de los Corrales. Muy raro y curioso. Ref Con 78. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        CONSTITUCIÓN DE CÁDIZ) Guerra Política Literaria entre liberales y serviles, y preliminares de Paz que propone un aventurero.

      1812 - Lima, imprenta Bernandino Ruiz, 1812. (20 x 15 cm.). 4 folios. En buen estado de conservación. Rarísimo folleto sobre la disputa entre Liberales y serviles por la aprobación de la Constitución de Cádiz. Este semanario patriótico publicado en Cádiz y reimpreso en Lima, hace ver las disputas de liberales y serviles, los últimos por no querer ceder a las reformas dadas por los primeros en la constitución de Cádiz. Además se aprecias un tratado de Paz entre ellos que se debe cumplir para cese de las hostilidades. Se reimprimió este semanario en Lima, porque la situación vivida en Cádiz era muy parecida a la de La ciudad de los reyes.

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        The Reformer: Comprising Twenty-Two Essays on Religion and Morality. With an Appendix

      Printed By J. Moyes 1812 - This book was written anonymously by Cumberland in 1810, (see page 410 of John Nichols, "Illustrations of the Literary History of the Eighteenth Century" 1858.) This is the only copy of this book for sale anywhere, or to be found anywhere except one copy at Crambridge University, one copy at University of Kansas, and one other copy at the New York History Society. FEP is loose, front and back covers are marbled as are the page ends, a small piece of the spine is missing and the hinges are slightly loose but not cracked, otherwise book is in very good condition. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Geographical and Historical Dictionary of America and the West Indies. Containing an entire translation of the Spanish work of Colonel Don Antonio de Alcedo (Complete Text in 5 volumes)

      James Carpenter et al, 1812, Half-Leather, Book Condition: Very Good, 1stSize: 4to, Complete text in 5 volumes. First editions. Published London: James Carpenter et al., 1812 - 1815. 4to's, 8 3/4" x 11", xx+574; 597; 512; 636; xl+462+1+105pp., illustrated with tables (one folding). Bound in embossed glazed half leather over marbled boards with gilt stamped morocco spine labels, all edges specked. Armorial bookplate of Sir Joseph Radcliffe in each volume. First edition in English. First published in Madrid as "Diccionario geogr?fico-hist?rico de las Indias Occidentales ? Am?rica: es ? saber: de los reynos del Per?, Nueva Espa?a, Tierra Firme, Chile, y Nuevo reyno de Granada" in five volumes, 1786 - 1789. Sabin 368. Some wear at the tips and along edges, rubbing to the leather glazing, light occasional foxing, else very good plus, attractive set, pages bright, sturdily bound.

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        Comoediae.

      . Ad Optimorum Librorum Fidem accurate Editae. 3 vols. Lipsiae 1812-14. 12mo. 286; 350; 312 pp. Nice contp. halfleather with golddec. and coloured labels on spines. Name on flyleaf. * Text in the Greek language..

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        Von dem Bau und der Natur der Gewächse.

      Halle, K.A. Kümmel, 1812. 8vo (210 x 120mm). pp. ix, (1); 654, with 14 (11 partly coloured) engraved plates. Contemporary brown marbled boards, with red gilt lettered label. Kurt Sprengel (1766-1833) was a Prussian botanist and physician and professor of Botany at Halle. He was viewed as the most prestigious professor in Germany. "Sprengel strongly promoted the microscopic examination of plants and studied their structure, developing his own theory of plant-cell formation. Although soon superseded, his ideas about the nature of cells and fibers provided an essential stimulus for further investigations by notable botanists, such as Heirich F. Link, Johann J. Bernhardi, and Ludorf C. Treviranus" (DSB).//Stafleu & Cowan 12.683.

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        Les veillees du Chateau, ou Cours de Morale a l'usage des enfans;

      . Par l'Auteur d'Adele et Theodore. 3 vols. Paris: Maradan 1812. Nice contemporary full leather with coloured labels and richly gilt on spine. Inner hinges weak..

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        Mémoires de chirurgie militaire, et campagnes. 4 Vols.

      Paris: Chez J. Smith, 1812-17 (the imprint on Vol. III is Chez J. Smith . . . et chez F. Buisson). - xxviii, 382 pp, 8 plates; 2 leaves, 512 pp, plates 9-10; 2 leaves, 499, [1, errata] pp, plate 11; 2 leaves, 478, [481]-500 pp, 6 plates. Contemporary leather, rebacked with old spines preserved. Very Good. First Edition, second issue. A fifth volume--entitled Relation médicale de campagnes et voyages--was published 24 years later in 1841. "The Wellcome Library possesses two issues of the Memoire: the first contains the first three volumes only, and has an imprint stating that it was printed by J. Stone for J. Smith and F. Buisson; the second contains the 1817 volume as well, and has the imprint 'Chez J. Smith, Imprimeur-Librairie, rue de Montmorency' in Vols. I, II and IV, while Vol. III retains the original imprint. The second issue has the preliminaries of Vol. I and the half-title and title of Vol. II reset. The Waller Library possesses a four-volume set in which Vol. IV has eight pages of preliminaries" (Norman 1280). The two issues of Vol. IV differ as follows: "In one, signed 'De l'imprimerie de J. Smith' on the verso of the title page, the index to the volume is printed in quire 31 (pp. 481-84); the main text ends on leaf 30, verso (p. 478), and leaf 30[subscript 8] (presumably blank, corresponding to pp. 479-80) is cancelled [as in the copy offered here]. In the other issue, signed 'Imprimerie de Demonville' at the foot of p. 500. the index to Volume IV is printed in the preliminary quire, which consists of four leaves; the main text ends on leaf 30[subscript 8] verso (p. 480); and quire 31 is omitted, with a resulting gap in pagination. In both issues, the general index to the four volumes fills quire 32" (Grolier, One Hundred Books Famous in medicine 56). Garrison-Morton 2160. Garrison-Morton 4442 (citing Vol. 2, pp. 180-95): "Successful amputation at the hip-joint. Larrey was one of the first to perform this operation, with at least two successful cases." "Larrey's Mémoires, modeled after those of Paré, recount his experiences as a military surgeon with Napoleon's Grande Armée, along with his youthful adventures in North America as chief surgeon on the frigate Vigilante. The memoirs provide a fascinating record of the Napoleonic campaigns--including perhaps the best eyewitness account of the disastrous invasion of Russia--along with Larrey's methods of dealing with numerous medical problems he encountered on the battlefield. He was one of the first to amputate at the hip-joint, a procedure described [in] the Mémoires; he was also the first to describe trench-foot and to point out the therapeutic effects of maggots on wounds" (Norman 1280). Zimmerman & Veith, Great Ideas in the History of Surgery, pp. 372-80. Wangensteen & Wangensteen, Rise of Surgery, pp. 501-03. Lefanu, Notable Medical Books from the Lilly Library, p. 167. Heirs of Hippocrates 1212. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Werke. 6 in 7 Bänden.

      Leipzig, Fleischer, 1812-1825.. Gr.-8vo. Braune Halblederbände der Zeit mit Rückenschild, berieben, einige Kapitale defekt. Breitrandiges, sauberes Exemplar auf gutem Papier..

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        The Works of Thomas Otway, Consisting of his Plays, Poems, and Lettes. With a Sketch of his life, Enlarged from that Written by Dr Johnson, in two volumes

      , London: Published by F. C. and J. Rivington, T. Payne, Wilkie and Robinson, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown etc, , 1812 , 2 uniform volumes, 478 & 466 pages, volume I with frontispiece

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        Roteiro das Costas de Portugal ou Instrucções Nauticas para intelligencia e uso da carta reduzida da mesma costa, e dos planos particulares dos seus principais portos

      - Impressão Regia, Lisboa, 1812. De 104 pags. + 1 tabela desdobravél. 22,5cm. Enc. Marino Miguel Franzini teve vários intereses no dominio da ciência, da estatística à meteorologia. É como cartógrafo que nessa qualidade assinou importantes mapas náuticos. Nesta obra Franzini refere os três cartógrafos autores de trabalhos de que se serviu que são; Pimentel, Francisco António de Ciera e D. Vicente Tofiño de San Miguel. Encadernação meia francesa moderna. Muito bom exemplar. Raro. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        ALS - Eigenhändiger Brief mit Unterschrift.

      . Leipzig 12.XI.1812. 1 Seite 4°. Mit zerteiltem Siegel und Adresse.. Johann Christian August Heinroth (1773-1843), Psychiater und Pädagoge. - An die Redaktion des Brockhaus'schen Konversationslexikons in Altenburg, die ihn zur Mitarbeit an der 1812-1819 erschienenen erweiterten zweiten Auflage des Lexikons eingeladen hatte. - - "Ew. Wohlgebohren / verzeihen daß ich so lange mit einer Antwort auf dero gütigen Antrag gezaudert habe. Eine Reise trägt die Schuld daß manches von meinen Geschäften über die Gebühr liegen geblieben ist. Ich melde Ihnen nunmehr, daß ich, wenn es noch Zeit ist, die besagten Artikel für das C. L. übernehmen will ..." - - Früher Brief aus dem Jahr seiner Berufung auf den neugegründeten Lehrstuhl für "psychische Therapie" an der Leipziger Universität. - - In einem Umschlag der Sammlung Brockhaus.

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        1812 FRENCH INVASION OF RUSSIA:] Special-Karte eines Theils des russischen Reichs vom Bug bis hinter Moskau, übersetzt und aus dem grossen russischen Atlas in 107 Blatt gezogen von J.M.F. Schmidt [Special Map of the Part of the Russian Empire from the Bug River to the Area Around Moscow].

      Simon Schropp & Comp, Berlin 1812 - Berlin: Simon Schropp & Comp, 1812. Outline hand coloured copper engraved folding map, dissected and linen backed, ca. 28x50,5 cm (11x20 in). Engraved by Carl Jättnig d. ältern. With an elegant copper engraved publisher's advertising pasted on the verso of the linen of one of the folds. Housed in the original marbled paper slipcase, slightly rubbed. Overall a bright very good map. This detailed map of the western provinces of the Russian Empire, including Lithuania, Belorussia, part of the Ukraine, and Kursk, Orel, Smolensk, Kaluga, Tula and Moscow provinces, shows the theatre of operation of the 1812 French invasion of Russia. The copper engraved label on the linen back of the plan advertises "Magazin des beaux Arta et Cabinet de Géographie" - Kunst- und Landkarten Handlung von Simon Schropp u. Comp. (Jager Str., 24). Simon Schopp received a privilege for map publishing and trade in 1742 from the Prussian king Frederick II, and by the end of the 18th century became one of the major European map sellers. His company successfully worked through the centuries and is now one of the best Berlin map shops "Schropp Land & Karte GmbH". [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        A Treatise of the Law Relative to the Rights of Lien and Stoppage in Transitu. A Treatise of the Law Relative to the Rights of Lien and Stoppage in Transitu

      London: W. Clarke and Sons, 1812. Octavo, armorial bookplate of Barron Field, Judge to the Supreme Court of New South Wales in 1816; very good in full calf. Handsome legal volume from the library of Barron Field. A significant work on English law from the library of Barron Field, with his bookplate. Copies of books known to have been brought to Australia at this time are quite scarce, and much work is being done on trying to reconstruct the early libraries of New South Wales.Field was a magistrate of the Supreme Court of Van Diemen's Land and Australia's first published poet, known to have brought a serious library with him to Australia when he arrived in 1817, among which this fine copy of a contemporary work on "lien" and associated debts in the law would not have been out of place. A pencil note on this copy says that it is "from the Alexander Berry collection, purchased from John Hay by Kenneth R. Stewart in 1956", which plausibly suggests that the book remained in Australia after Field returned to England in 1824.In May 1816 had been appointed to replace J. H. Bent as judge of the Supreme Court of New South Wales, arriving on the female convict transport Lord Melville in February the next year. He went on to an influential career, and was heavily involved with many benevolent societies, most nitably publishing his Geographical Memoirs of Australia in 1825.

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        Exámen imparcial de la disensiones de la America con la España, de los medios de su reconcilliacion, y de la prosperidad de todas las naciones

      Cadiz: Imprenta de D. Manuel Ximenez Carreño, 1812. Second edition. Full modern vellum, new endpapers, gilt title on spine. A very good or better copy, title leaf soiled and with a few tiny holes affecting a few letters, soiling on last (blank), else contents clean, binding fine. 8vo. The preferred second edition, corrected and considerably enlarged by the author. Florez Estrada, the Procurador General, examined the issues dividing the American colonies from Spain and offered proposals to effect a reconciliation including the emancipation of the colonies. An important and incisive work but coming too late to change the forces that were already in motion. Florez Estrada is considered the most distinguished Spanish economist of the first half of this century," Palgrave, Dictionary Of Political Economy II, pp. 91-92. Palau 84325 (1st). Sabin 23058. Leclerc 195 (1st).

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        The morbid anatomy of the liver; being an inquiry into the anatomical character, symptoms and treatment of certain diseases, which impair or destroy the structure of that viscus.

      . London, printed for Longman, Hurst and Rees, Orme and Brown, Paternoster Row by McCreery, Blackhorse Court, 1812, Folio, (2), 104 pp., 4 handcolor. Kuferstichtafeln, Halblederband d.Zt; Text unvollständig.. Extem Selten - Lieder Unvollständig, jedoch sind alle 4 farbigen Kupferstichtafeln vorhanden und die Textseiten 3-24 ! - - John Richard Farre (1774-1862) Arzt in Glasgow, Aberdeen und London. - "4 monumentale farbige Kupferstiche in der Größe von 35:26 cm in Auatinta, bwz.: H. Thomson del.; J. Stewaret sculps. - Die Abbildungen sind in Farbe und Zeichnung naturgetreu und sicher und zeigen manche Einzelheit, welche in späteren Reproduktionen der Abbildungen wiederverlorengegangen ist, so z.B. auf I/1 die braune Atrophie und konzentrische Anordnung des Lebergewebes im Umkreis des Tumors. Die Bilder betreffen Karzinommetastasen, Melanosarkom und hämorrhagisch erweichte mdedulläre Metastasen in der Leber." Edgar Goldschmid, Entwicklung und Bibliographie der pathologisch-anatomischen Abbildung (1925), p.101

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        Restauración política, económica y militar de España

      Imprenta de Sancha, Madrid 1812 - 4 h. inc. port., VIII-336 p. Pasta española de época, lomo con hilos dorados y tejuelo rojo. Primera y única edición. El autor analiza las a su juicio causas de la decadencia de la monarquía española y expone los posibles remedios para la afirmación del sistema nacional en lo referente a gobierno, legislación, población, educación, administración de rentas, sistema impositivo, industria, comercio, ejército y marina. Buen ejemplar, limpio, con alguna deficiencia con pérdida de piel en la lomera. Palau, 94501

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        Hvad er Edda? Eller: Raisonneret kritisk Undersögelse over de tvende ved Gallehuus fundne Guldhorn, hvilken endelig leder til rigtig Kundskab om disse Oldtidens Konststykker, og derved atter til adskillige Oplysninger i den Nordiske Mytholoigie, Chronologie, Historie og Astronomie. Med et Anhang om der har været flere Odiner til.

      Aalborg, Albert Borch, 1812. 264 s. + 2 udfoldelige kobberstik af Guldhornene. Indbunden i samt. hellæder med læderrygtitelfelt.. Bibl.Dan II, s.583. Bogen indholder endvidere henvisninger og beskrivelser over møntfund. Med dedikation fra forfatteren til Rasmus Faber på indersiden af fribladet. Komplet med dedikationsside, subskribentside og indholdsfortegnelse. Bageste friblad påklæbet avisartikel om Guldhornene fra 1902 samt privat påtegnede runer. Let slid på ryggen, men i øvrigt meget velholdt. Siderne pæne og rene. (Porto kr. 40,- på brevforsendelser i Danmark)

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        L'Art de juger du caractère des hommes sur leur écriture

      Saintin 1812 - Petit in-12 broché en brochure muette, étiquette imprimée au dos avec la mention 'Ecritures', 52 pp., étude graphologique rare de nombreuses écritures, dont Voltaire, Louis XIV, etc., avec 22 planches de reproductions, et un frontispice couleurs, RARE PREMIERE EDITION (1812) de cet ouvrage du précurseur de la graphologie, Edouard Hocquart ; bon état. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        The Remarkable Prophecy of Jacques Cazotte [Concerning the French Revolution and Some of its Principal Promoters]

      No Place: [anonymous], 1812 Handwritten manuscript, undated. 19th century certainly, and apparently after 1812, otherwise indeterminate. xii,[1],98,[6] pp. 6.25" x 4", full straight-grained red morocco leather. Minor edge wear; Very Good Plus or even better, a nicely preserved book. See scans. A rather stupefying testament to the daunting labors of an anonymous transcriber, this 98-page handwritten manuscript - complete with handwritten index thereafter, minute handwritten footnotes within, and even handwritten pagination - relates the 1788 predictions by Jacques Cazotte, "The Prophet", of the calamities in store for the upper classes of France in the coming years. Cazotte was himself guillotined in 1792 for his royalist sympathies. Looks like he was right. Much of the contents here were, ostensibly, taken from the Literary Panorama issues - as stated, "First and Second Volumes 8vo 1812". Whether or not some of the text is also original is unknown to me, but it seems unlikely that this much handwork would have been devoted to simple copying from an early printed journal. Footnotes appear to by original to the anonymous author, who identifies himself in one of them only as a member of the Society of Friends [i.e., Quakers]. Certainly unique, this little piece stands in its own strange beauty as the product of what must have been almost unimaginably exacting work over the course of, without doubt, hundreds of hours by an author who nonetheless wished to remain completely anonymous. Please see scans. L1314

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        Galerie théâtrale, ou Collection des portraits en pied des principaux acteurs des trois premiers théâtres de la capitale. Gravé par les plus célèbres Artistes

      Bancé 1812 - Ensemble complet de trois volumes en éditions originales, le premier en 1812, le second en 1823 et le troisième en 1834. Cette édition n'a été tirée qu'à 500 exemplaires selon Vicaire. Le dernier volume est complet de la table générale distribuée en 1842 aux souscripteurs. Texte attribué à de Salgues. Grand in-4° sur papier vélin avec 96 planches gravées par Godefroy d'après les premiers artistes pour les deux premiers volumes, 48 planches gravées par Mocou pour le troisième. Chaque planche est accompagnée de 2 à 8 pages de texte dans une pagination propre à chaque cahier. Le premier volume est complet de son 3 bis et 6 bis tandis que les planches 11 et 12 n'existent pas, comme décrit sur l'exemplaire de la Bibliothèque nationale. Les gravures sont en noir et protégées sous serpentes. Reliure (fin XIXème-début XXème) demi-cuir avec nerfs et dorures au dos, gardes marbrées. Les couvertures sont légèrement frottées, des rousseurs, morsure marginale sur la dernière pl. du tome I, bon état général. Important et rare ouvrage à la fois sur les acteurs et comme source iconographique pour les costumes. (Brunet, II, 1457 ; Martineau de Soleinne, Bib. Dram, 732 & 733 ; Ungherini, 595 ; Vicaire, III, 854 ; Colas, 1165 ; Graesse, VII, 14 ; Hiler, 840).[--ENGLISH--] Complete set of three volumes in first editions, the first one in 1812, the second in 1823 and the third in 1834. This edition has been printed only to 500 copies according to Vicaire. The last volume is complete of the general table distributed in 1842 to the subscribers. Text attributed to Salgues. Big in-4 ° on vellum paper with 96 plates showing artists by Godefroy for the first two volumes, 48 plates by Mocou for the third. Each engraved plate is accompanied with 2 to 8 pages of text with its own pagination. The first volume is complete of plate 3 bis and 6 bis whereas plates 11 and 12 did never exist, as described on the copy of the French National library. Engravings are in black and protected under tissue paper. Half-leather binding (late 19th Cent. - eraly 20th Cent.) with rising spines and gilt on the back, marbled endpapers. Covers are slightly rubbed, foxing, marginal bite on the last plate of the first volume, good general condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        SIR JOHN FROISSART'S CHRONICLES of ENGLAND, FRANCE, SPAIN, PORTUGAL, SCOTLAND, BRITTANY, FLANDERS, and THE ADJOINING COUNTRIES

      London: J. McCREERY, BLACK-HORSE-COURT, FLEET-STREET, 1812. Book. Fair. Leather. 10 x 12. TITLE: CHRONICLES of ENGLAND, FRANCE, SPAIN, PORTUGAL..1812 AUTHOR: JOHN BOURCHIER PUBLISHER - (LOCATION) /COPYRIGHT: Printed for F. C. and J. Rivington; T. Payne; Wilkie and Robinson; Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown; Cadell and Davies; J. Murray; R. H. Evans; J. Mawman; and R. Baldwin. LONDON 1812 - REPRINTED By J. McCREERY, BLACK-HORSE-COURT, FLEET-STREET, LONDON 1811 (in back of volume one). EDITION: Reprint Edition assumed from the Pynson's Edition CATEGORY: History BINDING/COVER: Hardbacks without dust jacket COLOR: Brown BACKGROUND/DESCRIPTION: SIR JOHN FROISSART'S CHRONICLES of ENGLAND, FRANCE, SPAIN, PORTUGAL, SCOTLAND, BRITTANY, FLANDERS, and THE ADJOINING COUNTRIES; Translated from the original French, AT THE COMMAND OF KING HENRY THE EIGHTH, By JOHN BOURCHIER, LORD BERNERS. REPRINTED FROM PYNSON'S EDITION OF 1523, AND 1525; with the names of places and persons carefully corrected. To which are added, a memoir of the translator, and a copious index to the work. There is a private book label with the name 'Thomas Erskine of Linlathen, an outstanding revisionary and constructive lay theologian in the early part of the 19th century' on the inside board that has left a nice age silhouette or imprint on the front endpaper. These private labels of Erskine should only increase the price of the books. CONDITION: The spine of the books have a cracking of the leather with mild chippings. The boards appear to have been reattached at one time or another. The corner edges are slightly bumped. There is a private book label with the name 'Thomas Erskine of Linlathen, an outstanding revisionary and constructive lay theologian in the early part of the 19th century' on the inside board that has left a nice age silhouette or imprint on the front endpaper. These private labels of Erskine should only increase the price of the books. Books are without marks or writings, pages are clean, and books are tight and sturdy. SIZE: 10 x 12 (approximately) PAGES: 797, 765 plus 53 index pages. COMPETITIVE PRICING! Once paid books will ship immediately without email notification to customer (it's on the way), you are welcomed to email about shipment date! REFUNDS: All ViewFair books, prints, and manuscript items are 100% refundable up to 14 business days after item is received. InvCode E H V VIEWFAIR BOOKS: 004808.

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        Series of Four Grapes]. "Royal Muscadine Grape " plate no.48, "Muscatt of Alexander Grape " plate no. 53, "White Frontiniac Grape " plate no. 54 & "White Hamburgh Grape " plate no. 60.

      London 1812 - Original aquatint, stipple, and linear engravings finished with hand colouring. All in excellent condition with strong fresh colouring Dimensions: 445 by 350mm (17.5 by 13.75 inches) - (framed dimensions: 740 by 630mm). For Brookshaw's most famous work "Pomona Britannica" or a "Collection of the Most Esteemed Fruits at Present Cultivated in this Country; Together with the Blossoms and Leaves of Such that are Necessary to Distinguish the Various Sorts from Each Other. Selected principally from the Royal Gardens at Hampton Court and the remainder from the Most Celebrated Gardens around London". 'Pomona Britannica' differs from other botanical books in its use of dark aquatinted backgrounds which create a dramatic contrast that distinguishes his work from the dry scientific illustrations found in other botanical studies. Cf. Dunthorne 50; cf. Great Flower Books (1990) p. 81; cf. Nissen BBI 244; cf. Sandra Raphael An Oak Spring Pomona 40a.

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        [K621]. La Clemenza di Tito Opera... arrangé en Quatuor pour Flûte, Violon, Alto et Violoncelle Prix 12 Fr. [Parts]

      Bonn et Cologne: Simrock [PN 87]. [ca. 1812]. Folio. Sewn with light string, as issued. Engraved. Title to Flauto part only. Flauto: [i] (title), 2-23, [i] (blank) pp. Violino secondo[!]: [i] (blank), 2-23, [i] (blank) pp. Viola: [i] (blank), 2-21, [i] (blank) pp. Violoncello: [i] (blank), 2-17, (blank) pp. Oval blue handstamp to foot of title: "C. A. André Musikalien-Handlung Zeil D70 Frankfurt a/m." Slightly bumped at upper inner corner. A nice, wide-margined copy, in very good condition overall. . First Edition of this arrangement, later issue. Köchel 6 Anhang B p. 802 ("for string or flute quartet"). RISM M5198 (same plate number, but arranged for string quartet). Rare. Given the designation "Violino secondo" of the (only) violin part of the present edition, all parts except the flute part are, in all likelihood, taken from the arrangement for string quartet. The first issue of the present arrangement was published in 1799. The high-quality paper of the present copy suggests a relatively early issue; "Cologne," however, was added to Simrock's imprint in 1812 only. Together with the title leaf to a later Simrock edition: La Clemenza di Tito arrangeé en Quatuors pour la Flûte, Violon, & Violoncelle [& Vla]. Bonn: N. Simrock No. 699. With publisher's catalogue to verso. Lithographed. Handstamps of "Kaiser & Ruh Freiburg i/Brsg" and "C. M. Biebers vorm[als]... & ... mayer... Freiburg GH Baden" to foot of title.

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        Essays on the Nature and Principles of Taste.

      Edinburgh: Printed by George Ramsay & Co. for Archibald Constable and Company, Erdinburgh; and Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, London 1812. - Two Volumes. 22 by 14 cms. The Third Edition. Vol. I, xxix+376 pp. Vol. II, vi+447 pp. in a textured polished leather binding, five panelled spine with raised bands, some gilt decoration and original spine labels, marbled endpapers, fore-edges, board edges with gilt decoration and the name Taylor & Hessey Booksellers London. Boards show a degree of shelfwear with fading to the gilding. Internally in good fresh condition, tight, bright, a few light spots on vol II. There is a little pencil annotation on endpapers but not in text. This is one of the important intellectual products of the Scottish Enlightenment. First published in 1790, this was the reprint of the revised second edition, the author's definitive work. Very influential in North America.

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        Reise durch Skandinavien in den Jahren 1806 und 1807. Zweiter, Dritter, Vierter Theil. [ 3 Bände von 5]

      Göttingen, Joh. Fridr. Röwer, 1812.. 2. Teil: XIV, 380 S.Titelvignette: Houg-Vossen und 3 ausklappbare Tafeln; 3. Teil: IV, 468 S.Titelvignette: Stockholm und 3 ausklappbare Tafeln mit einem Stadtplan von Stockholm; 4. Teil: IV, 364 S.Titelvignette: Die grosse Pinge bei Falun und 5 ausklappbare Tafeln; Halbledereinbände der Zeit mit Rückenbeschriftung.. 1812, 1814, 1816, Der zweite Teil beschreibt Südnorwegen und Schweden, der dritte und vierte Teil Schweden. Der Autor untersuchte insbesondere das Bergbauwesen Norwegen und Schwedens. (guter Zustand, Einbände leicht berieben, Stempel auf den Titelblättern) -Fis1- Ich versende mit der Deutschen Post (Büchersendung) und der DHL (Pakete). Die Lieferzeit ist abhängig von der Versandart und beträgt innerhalb Deutschlands 3-5 Tage, in der EU 5 - 14 Tage.

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        [K621]. La Clemenza di Tito Opera... arrange en Quatuor pour Flute, Violon, Alto et Violoncelle Prix 12 Fr. [Parts]

      Bonn et Cologne Simrock [PN 87] [ca. 1812]. Folio. Sewn with light string, as issued. Engraved. Title to Flauto part only. Flauto: [i] (title), 2-23, [i] (blank) pp. Violino secondo[!]: [i] (blank), 2-23, [i] (blank) pp. Viola: [i] (blank), 2-21, [i] (blank) pp. Violoncello: [i] (blank), 2-17, (blank) pp. Oval blue handstamp to foot of title: "C. A. Andre Musikalien-Handlung Zeil D70 Frankfurt a/m." Slightly bumped at upper inner corner. A nice, wide-margined copy, in very good condition overall.. First Edition of this arrangement, later issue. Köchel 6 Anhang B p. 802 ("for string or flute quartet"). RISM M5198 (same plate number, but arranged for string quartet). Rare. Given the designation "Violino secondo" of the (only) violin part of the present edition, all parts except the flute part are, in all likelihood, taken from the arrangement for string quartet. The first issue of the present arrangement was published in 1799. The high-quality paper of the present copy suggests a relatively early issue; "Cologne," however, was added to Simrock's imprint in 1812 only. Together with the title leaf to a later Simrock edition: La Clemenza di Tito arrangee en Quatuors pour la Flute, Violon, & Violoncelle [& Vla]. Bonn: N. Simrock No. 699. With publisher's catalogue to verso. Lithographed. Handstamps of "Kaiser & Ruh Freiburg i/Brsg" and "C. M. Biebers vorm[als]... & ... mayer... Freiburg GH Baden" to foot of title.

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        CONSTITUCIÓN POLÍTICA DE LA MONARQUÍA ESPAÑOLA, promulgada en Cádiz a 19 de marzo de 1812.] DISCURSO PRELIMINAR LEIDO EN LAS CORTES al presentar la comisión de constitución el proyecto de ella.

      Imp. Real. Cádiz, 1812 - . [En el colofón: Imp. Tormentaria, á cargo de D. J. D. Villegas. Cádiz, 1813.] 14 cm. [16] 118 pág. Portada calcográfica dibujada por F. Pilar y grabada por G. Gascó. [Sigue:] CONSTITUCION POLITICA DE LA MONARQUIA ESPAÑOLA. Promulgada en Cadiz a 19 de marzo de 1812. Imp. Real. Cádiz, s.a. (c.1812). 15 cm. 1 h., 134 pág. Dos obras enc. en un vol. en tafilete rojo, tejuelo, florones, cantos y filetes en ambos planos, cortes dorados. Puntos de óxido. * Presentamos una edición de la Constitución política de la monarquía española de 1812 en dos partes: La primera parte incluye los decretos para la aprobación de su impresión firmados por Ignacio de la Pezuela, y el Discurso preliminar. Lleva la misma portada que la edición de Palma impresa por Agustín Roca en 1813 que menciona Palau (59674). Y la segunda es la primera edición de la Constitución en 8º, sin año de impresión y con 134 páginas (Palau 59673). CCPB000809900-6. Constitución española. 1812. Història d'Espanya Libros antiguos anteriores a 1830 español [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Fabulous Albumen Photograph depicting Richardson and his great-grandson as they appeared in the Statue of Liberty Parade in New York

      Benjamin Richardson, New York, [n.d] - PATRIOTIC & ECCENTRIC COLLECTOR OF AMERICANA RODE WASHINGTON'S CARRIAGE IN THE STATUE OF LIBERTY PARADE. 7 ½ x 9 ½ inches. Photograph by Oscar G. Mason. Very good condition, with deep rich tones. Archivally framed. Born in England in 1812, Benjamin Richardson became an American citizen in 1839. In 1849 he came to San Francisco during the Gold Rush and he bought two waterfront lots at the first sale of real estate held in San Francisco. Richardson later sold these lots to the railroads for $400,000 and moved to New York. One of the great eccentrics of his day, Richardson was instantly recognizable by his waist-length flowing silvery beard and his 210-pound, five feet six inch frame. The bearded eccentric tirelessly pursued and surrounded himself with relics of American history including Lincoln relics and Washington's carriage, which he rode in the Statue of Liberty procession. This wonderful photograph shows Richardson and his great-grandson as they appeared in the Statue of Liberty Celebration parade. This photograph is accompanied by the sheet music of Richardson's song, Uncle Ben's Liberty Celebration Song which used the photograph as an illustration.

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        Examen imparcial de las disensiones de la América con la España, de los medios de su reconciliación, y de la prosperidad de todas las naciones. Segunda edición corregida, y aumentada considerablemente por su mismo autor.

      - Cádiz, Manuel Ximénez Carreño, 1812, 22?5 x 15 cm., hol., portada - 283 págs. ? 1 h. POLÍTICA

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        Exámen imparcial de la disensiones de la America con la España, de los medios de su reconcilliacion, y de la prosperidad de todas las naciones.

      Imprenta de D. Manuel Ximenez Carreño, Cadiz 1812 - 283 pp. + index [2 pp]. 8vo. Full modern vellum, new endpapers, gilt title on spine. Hardback. The preferred second edition, corrected and considerably enlarged by the author. Florez Estrada, the Procurador General, examined the issues dividing the American colonies from Spain and offered proposals to effect a reconciliation including the emancipation of the colonies. An important and incisive work but coming too late to change the forces that were already in motion. Florez Estrada is considered the most distinguished Spanish economist of the first half of this century," Palgrave, Dictionary Of Political Economy II, pp. 91-92. Palau 84325 (1st). Sabin 23058. Leclerc 195 (1st). A very good or better copy, title leaf soiled and with a few tiny holes affecting a few letters, soiling on last (blank), else contents clean, binding fine. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        An Academy for Grown Horsemen; containing the completest Instroctions for Walking, Trotting, Cantering, Galloping, Stumbling, and Tumbling.

      The Fourth Edition. John Stockdale, London 1812. 4to. With 10 coloured engravings + 36 pages. Bound in a slightly later red halfleather binding. Binding with minor edgewear and minor scratches. A few of the text pages slightly stained in the margin and two with small closed tears. First illustration with a small ink stain on the lower edge, not affecting the illustration

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        Pisa Illustrata Nelle Arti del Disegno

      Livorno: Giovanni Marenigh, 1812. Second Edition. Hardcover (Vellum). Very Good Condition. Baccio Baldini. 3 volumes attractively bound in later limp green vellum over the original blue-gray wraps. Light browning to page edges and original covers, offsetting from the frontis, small section with a dampstain at the end of volume 2, including to a section of the Inferno plate and the two following plates. Some miscreases and light browning to some plates, but generally quite clean. The second edition of this history of Pisa, with many more plates (32 versus 16) than the original 1787 edition. 32 plates, many folding, plus the frontis including two impressions of 15th century plates, Baccio Baldini's Inferno, after the Camposanto fresco in Pisa, and St. Jerome Penitent, also attributed to Baldini. Both strong impressions and remarkable. xxiv, 507, [3]; xxiii, [1], 559, [3]; xvi, 589, [3] pp, plus errata leaves in each volume. Size: Octavo (8vo). 3-volume set (complete). Illustrator: Baccio Baldini. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Art & Design; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 043098.

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        "Isar Thor zu München, erbaut um 1310". Reich staffagierte Ansicht von der Außenseite mit dem ehemaligen alten Wehrgang, rechts vorne noch die alten Torwach- und Militärhäuser; in der Ferne die Türme der Peters- und Frauenkirche.

      . Radierung von Dom. Quaglio, 1812, 23,5 x 32,5 cm.. Trost R50; Maillinger I,1768; Slg. Proebst 586; Lentner 1178: "Sehr seltene Folge dieser prächtigen Radierungen, die mit zu dem schönsten gehören, was es über Alt-München gibt". - Vor Zellers Adresse. Mit feinem Rändchen um den Plattenrand, rechts unten signiert und datiert.

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        Diccionario Crítico-Burlesco; del que se Titula "Diccionario Razanado Manual para Inteligencia de Ciertos Escritores que por Equivocación han Nacido en España.

      Madrid: En la Imprenta de Repullés, 1812 - From librarian, book thief, staunch republican, anti-cleric, and Spanish Romantic Bartolomé José Gallardo (1776-1852). This irreverent swipe at ruling taste and power landed the author in jail and eventually precipitated his exile to London. An early edition, probably the first printed in Madrid. "Posiblemente uno de los libros más malditos de la historia de la literatura española" (from preface to 1995 reprint) First (?) Madrid edition (first published in Cadiz, 1811). 12mo. xvi, 138 pp. Mottled Spanish calf, rubbed at extremities

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