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        Geschichte der schönen Redekünste Persiens, mit einer Blüthenlese aus zweyhundert persischen Dichtern.

      Wien, Heubner und Volke, 1818. - Mit gest. Portrait und einer gest. Musikbeilage. XII, 1 Bl., 432 S., 1 Bl. Grüner Pappband d. Zt. mit rotem Rückenschild. 25,5 x 21,5 cm. Goed. VII, 762, 50; Wurzbach VII, 276, 33; NDB VII, 593: "Es bleibt H.s Verdienst, das Studium des Orients u. der oriental. Poesie in Deutschland zu selbständiger Bedeutung erhoben zu haben". - Erste Ausgabe, Silvestre de Sacy gewidmet. - Die erste Anthologie persischer Dichtung in deutscher Sprache, mit ausführlichen Dichterviten und zahlreichen Erstübersetzungen. Neben der 1812 erschienenen Hafis-Übersetzung Hammers von tiefgreifendem Einfluss auf die Entstehung des "West-östlichen Divans" (1819), wie Goethe in den "Noten und Abhandlungen" zu seinem Gedichtzyklus ausdrücklich hervorhebt. - Berieben und bestoßen. Titel mit Stempel "Prof. Dr. Eugen Wilhelm, Jena" [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Uwe Turszynski]
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        Vollständiger Unterricht über das Ader- und Blutlassen bei den Thieren

      Dresden, In der Waltherschen Hofbuchhandlung, 1818.. Kl.-8°, Hardcover/Pappeinband. Vollständiger Unterricht über das Ader- undn Blutlassen bei den Thieren, mit Bezug auf die Lehre der Erzeugung, dem Umlaufe und der Verrichtung des Blutes im Thierkörper v.J.C.Ribbe, hrsg. Dresden, In der Waltherischen Hofbuchhandlung, 1818, OPpbd, 8°, 3seitiger Rotschnitt, 116 S tlw. stockfleckig, etwas gebräunt, leicht ber. u. bestossen, rare Ausgabe!

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        Vorlesungen über die Taktik der Reuterey, von einem Obersten der Reuterey. 1624. Mit litographierter Titelvignette u. 3 gefalt. Tabellen im Text.

      Karlsruhe, C. F. Mittler'sche Hofbuchhandlung, 1818,. OPBd.der Zeit, [5], 235 S., 8° mit schwarzem Rückenschildchen. Decken mit gemustertem Pappbezug verziert. Litographierte Titelvignette u. 3 gefalt. Tabellen im Text. Exemplar minimal berieben u. bestossen. Vorderdecke mit- Besitzerschildchen u. Vorsatzplatz/Titelblatt verso mit ExLibris/Signaturschildchen versehen; gestempelt. Titelblatt u. manche Seiten leicht stockfleckig. Ansonst in sehr gutem Zustand. Sehr gut erhalten. * Our books are stored in our warehouse, not in the shop. Please notify beforehand, if you want to visit us and see a specific book. Unser ZVAB-Bücher-Bestand befindet sich in unserem Lager am Stadtrand Prags, nicht in unserem Geschäft. Bitte, teilen Sie uns vorher mit wenn Sie uns besuchen möchten und bestimmtes Buch auswählen wollten *.

      [Bookseller: Antikvariát Valentinská]
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        Traité pratique des feux d'artifice, pour le spectacle et pour la guerre, avec les petits feux de table, et l'artifice à l'usage des théâtres

      Firmin Didot, Paris 1818 - In-8. [203 x 126 mm] Collation : (4), 163, (1) pp., 1 tabl., 11 planches h.-t. Demi-basane rouge, dos orné. (Reliure de l'époque.). Cet intéressant traité pratique de pyrotechnie est illustré par 11 belles planches gravées par Gaitte. Un tableau dépliant hors-texte.

      [Bookseller: Hugues de Latude]
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        Reis door Italie en Sicilie.Amsterdam, widow G. Warnars and son, 1818-1819. 2 volumes. 8vo. With large folding engraved view of the volcano Etna, 3 folding engraved plans and engraved plate with diagram. Contemporary speckled boards.

      Cf. Engelmann 603; Tresoldi 109. First Dutch edition of an account of a voyage through Italy and Sicily, with newly engraved plans by C. van Baarsel. The first German edition appeared in Leipzig in 1818. According to the Dutch translator the work is full of interesting details, and beautifully written. The author, August Wilhelm Kephalides, of whom little is known, was professor in history at the University of Breslau, and a pupil of Heeren. He undertook the voyage together with his colleague August Wilhelm Förster, a professor in law, in the years 1814-1815. The account includes a large folding engraved view of the volcano Etna, 3 folding engraved plans, of the Roman Capitol, Argentum and Syracuse, by C. van Baarsel, and engraved plate with diagram. Spines used and discoloured. Good, untrimmed set of an account of an early 19th-century voyage through Italy.

      [Bookseller: ASHER Rare Books (Since 1830)]
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        Essai sur l'administration de l'agriculture, du commerce, des manufactures et des subsistances, suivi de l'historique des moyens qui ont amene le grand essor pris par les arts depuis 1793 jusqu'en 1815.

      Paris, Huzard, 1818.. 8°. 419 S. Broschur der Zeit, unaufgeschnitten.. Einzige Ausgabe dieses seltenen Werkes in einem Exemplar aus der Bibliothek von Schloss Dyck. - Der französische Ökonom Costaz (1780-1858) war Chef des "Bureau des Arts et Manufactures". Er war einer der Gründer der "Societe pour l'encouragement de l'industrie nationale" und auch deren Sekretär. - Rücken leicht fleckig, sonst wohlerhalten. - Goldsmiths 22010; nicht bei Kress Scarce first edition. Slight spotting to spine, else a fine copy. Contemporary wrappers, unopened

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Gerhard Gruber]
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        A Portraiture of Domestic Slavery, in the United States; Proposing National Measures for the Education and Gradual Emancipation of the Slaves, Without Impairing the Legal Privileges of the Possessor; and a Project of a Colonial Asylum for Free People of Color; Including Memoirs of Facts on the Interior Traffic in Slaves, and or Kidnapping. Second Edition.

      Published by the Author, Ballston Spa, NY 1818 - 108pp. Contemporary quarter calf over boards. Text block heavily foxed, previous owners' names on title and front free endpaper, heavy wear to covers. A good copy. Howes T308.; Octavo [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Lyrical Ballad Bookstore ABAA/ILAB]
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        RELATION D’UNE EXPEDITION POUR RECONNAITRE LE ZAÏRE

      PARIS (GIDE FILS) 1818 - TUCKEY (JAMES KINGSTON) : RELATION D’UNE EXPEDITION ENTREPRISE EN 1816 SOUS LES ORDRES DU CAPITAINE J.K TUCKEY, POUR RECONNAITRE LE ZAÏRE COMMUNEMENT APPELE LE CONGO. FLEUVE DE L’AFRIQUE MERIDIONALE ; SUIVIE DU JOURNAL DU PROFESSEUR SMITH, ET DE QUELQUES OBSERVATIONS GENERALES SUR LES HABITANTS, ET L’HISTOIRE NATURELLE DE LA PARTIE DU ROYAUME DU CONGO ARROSEE PAR LE ZAÏRE. LE TOUT PRECEDE D’UNE INTRODUCTION EXPLIQUANT LES MOTIFS QUI ONT DETERMINE CE VOYAGE. PARIS (GIDE FILS) 1818. ATLAS SEUL, IN-4°, (29 X 22 CM), 22 FF, 103 PP, 17 PLANCHES H.T. VUES, OBJETS, ANIMAUX, PLANTES, (MANQUE LA CARTE), COINS EMOUSSEES, BROCHAGE D’ATTENTE, NON ROGNE, NON COUPE. L’EXPEDITION DE TUCKEY QUI PARTIT AVEC 18 MEMBRES D’EQUIPAGE POUR REMONTER LE FLEUVE CONGO A BORD D’UN VAISSEAU SPECIALEMENT EQUIPE LE « CONGO » MAIS LA MALADIE ET LA FATIGUE DECIMENT SON EQUIPAGE. LUI-MEME MOURUT QUELQUES SEMAINES APRES AVOIR DESCENDU LE FLEUVE. IL A LAISSE DE NOMBREUSES OBSERVATIONS SUR L’HISTOIRE NATURELLE ET LES HABITANTS. TUCKEY AND SEVENTEEN OTHERS INCLUDING A BOTANIST, AN ANATOMIST, AND A COLLECTOR OF OBJECTS OF NATURAL HISTORY DURING HIS VOYAGE, ON THE CONGO RIVER. THE EXPLORED THE CONGO ON A SPECIAL BUILT VESSEL THE “CONGO” LAKE OF PROVISIONS AND POOR HEALTH FORCED THEM TO RETURN AND UNFORTUNATELY, DIED SOME DAYS AFTER. THE JOURNAL CONTRAIN USE FULL INFORMATION’S AND OBSERVATIONS ON THE NATURAL HISTORY AND INHABITANTS. IN-4°, ORIGINAL PAPER BINDING BIG MARGINS, SIZE (29 X 22 CM), 103 PAGES, 17 PLATES, VUES, OBJECTS, ANIMALS, PLANTS, ETC. GOOD INTERIOR PAYPAL ACCEPTE UNIQUEMENT POUR L’ETRANGER, MERCI DE VOTRE COMPREHENSION. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Autograph Letter Signed to Charles K[irkpatrick] Sharpe (1781-1851, artist and author), ½-page 8vo with address and a fine impression of the black seal, no date [1818].

      - Inviting Sharpe to dine and to hear from the Duke of Buccleuch ('gout permitting') 'the earliest account of the opening of the Iron Chest'. Castle Street [Edinburgh]. The search for the Scottish regalia, the Honours of Scotland, effectively the Scottish Crown Jewels, had interested Scott and more than one Duke of Buccleuch for many years. The iron chest containing them was discovered and opened in Edinburgh Castle on 4 February 1818 in Scott's presence, and his own account, given at length in a letter to John Wilson Croker three days later is the best evidence for what happened that day and for the history of the regalia, with the added benefit of coming from the hand of a master of historical narrative:'. The extreme solemnity of opening sealed doors of oak and iron, and finally breaking open a chest which had been shut since 7th March 1707, about a hundred and eleven years, gave a sort of interest to our researches, which I can hardly express to you, and it would be very difficult to describe the intense eagerness with which we watched the rising of the lid of the chest, and the progress of the workmen in breaking it open, which was neither an easy nor a speedy task. It sounded very hollow when they worked on it with their tools .'The discovery of the Regalia has interested people's minds much more strongly than I expected, and is certainly calculated to make a pleasant and favourable impression upon them in respect to the kingly part of the constitution. It would be of the utmost consequence that they should be occasionally shown to them, under proper regulations, and for a small fee. The Sword of State is a most beautiful piece of workmanship, a present from Pope Julius ii to James iv. The scabbard is richly decorated with filigree work of silver, double gilded, representing oak leaves and acorns, executed in a taste worthy that classical age in which the arts revived. A draughtsman has been employed to make sketches of these articles, in order to be laid before his Royal Highness [the Prince Regent]. The fate of these Regalia, which his Royal Highness's goodness has thus restored to light and honour, has on one or two occasions been singular enough. They were, in 1652, lodged in the Castle of Dunnottar, the seat of the Earl Marischal, by whom, according to his ancient privilege, they were kept. The castle was defended by George Ogilvie of Barra, who, apprehensive of the progress which the English made in reducing the strong places in Scotland, became anxious for the safety of these valuable memorials. The ingenuity of his lady had them conveyed out of the castle in a bag on a woman's back, among some hards, as they are called, of lint. They were carried to the Kirk of Kinneff, and intrusted to the care of the clergyman named Grainger and his wife, and buried under the pulpit. The Castle of Dunnottar, though very strong and faithfully defended, was at length under necessity of surrendering, being the last strong place in Britain on which the royal flag floated in those calamitous times. Ogilvie and his lady were threatened with the utmost extremities by the Republican General Morgan, unless they should produce the Regalia. The governor stuck to it that he knew nothing of them, as in fact they had been carried away without his knowledge. The Lady maintained she had given them to John Keith, second son of the Earl Marischal, by whom, she said, they had been carried to France. They suffered a long imprisonment, and much ill usage. On the Restoration, the old Countess Marischal, founding upon the story Mrs. Ogilvie had told to screen her husband, obtained for her own son, John Keith, the Earldom of Kintore, and the post of Knight Marischal, with £400 a-year, as if he had been in truth the preserver of the Regalia. It soon proved that this reward had been too hastily given, for Ogilvie of Barra produced the Regalia, the honest clergyman refusing to deliver them to any one but those from whom he received them. Ogilvie was made a

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        The Angler's Vade Mecum, Containing A Descriptive Account of the Water Flies, Their Seasons, and the Kind of Weather That Brings Them Most on the Water . .. To Which is Added A Description of the Different Baits Used in Angling, and Where Found

      Edinburgh: Printed for Archibald Constable and Co, 1818 Edinburgh: Printed for Archibald Constable and Co, 1818. First edition, with half-title. 8vo. 12 hand-colored plates. vii, [i], [1]- 128 pp. Contemporary full tan calf, uncut. Rebacked in period style, new endsheets. Signed on first blank, "John Stocks/ Edin. 1828" and with original paper label tipped in. Very nice copy. Westwood & Satchell p. 50; Heckscher 359 . One hundred and ninety-four examples of flies, arranged under the months from May to September and colored by hand

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        The Angler's Vade Mecum, containing, A DescriptiveAccount of the Water Flies, Their Seasons, and the Kind of Weather thatbrings them most on the water. The Whole Represented in Twelve ColouredPlates: to which is added, A Description of the Different Baits used inAngling and Where Found

      Edinburgh. Printed for Archibald Constable andCo. 1818.. Edinburgh. Printed for Archibald Constable andCo. 1818. 8vo, 18.5cm, first edition, vii,128p., with 12 plates withc.194 hand-coloured flies, (arranged by the months from May untilSeptember), plate one as the frontis, the rest bound in at the rear,complete with half title, in contemporary half dark brown calf, giltruled raised bands, marbled boards, endpapers and edges, some slightfoxing on the plates but much better than average, armorial bookplate"Cotterill Scholefield", very good to fine copy. W&S p50. Heckscher 359.The twelve colour plates include 194 examples of flies with writtendescription. A scarce entomological study of the water fly and animportant addition to the angling library.. 1st Edition. Hardcover.

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        Account of a voyage of discovery to the West Coast of Corea, and the great Loo-Choo island.

      Philadelphia, Abraham Small, 1818.Modern boards, spine half cloth. With 2 engraved maps. 201 pp.* First American edition. - Narrative of the expedition of Lord Amherst's embassy to China on the frigates Alceste and Lyra under Captain Murray Maxwell and Captain Basil Hall (1788-1844) in the years 1816-1817. They explored the hitherto little-known East China Sea and the Yellow Sea, and visited Korea and the Ryuku Archipelago. Except for some superficial exploration by Europeans it was the first time that detailed information was obtained about the Ryukus. - (Browned). Cordier, B.J., col. 469; Cordier, B.S., col. 3009; Hill 750.

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        Vollständiger Lehrbegriff der höhern Analysis. Erster und zweiter Teil ( in einem Bande ): Die Differenzialrechnung - Die Integralrechnung.

      Göttingen, Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 1818.. Teil 1 mit XII, 356 Seiten sowie 2 ausfaltbaren Kupfertafeln ( so vollständig ), der angebundene Teil 2 mit VIII, 526 Seiten,, 1 Blatt ( Druckfehler ). Pappband der Zeit mit handgeschriebenem Rückenschildchen, 8° ( 20 x 12,5 cm ). Einband berieben, Ecken und Kanten bestoßen, innen erste Seiten etwas gelockert, einige Seiten etwas fleckig oder stockfleckig, ansonsten guter Zustand. - selten - ( Gewicht 700 Gramm ) ( Pic erhältlich / webimage available ).

      [Bookseller: Buchhandlung & Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        Vollständiger Lehrbegriff der höheren Analysis - 2 Bände / Band 1: Erster Teil. Die Differentialrechnung, mit zei Kupfertafeln; Zweyter Theil. Die Integralrechnung

      Wandenhorck und Ruprecht/Göttingen/1818,. Seiten/Illustr.: 356+526/geb.. Zustand: gut-mittel/Einband und Rcken berieben/Kanten bestoßen/Vor und Nachsätze dem alter entsprechen leicht stockfleckig 58551 - G159 ***An unsere Kunden in Deutschland: Wir führen zweimal wöchentlich, Dienstag und Freitag Vormittag, unseren Versand aus Freilassing mit der Deutschen Post durch.***

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        A Visit to the Monastery of la trappe in 1817.

      A tour through Le Perche, Normandy, Bretagne, Poitou, Anjou, La Bocage, Touraine, Orleanois, and the environs of Paris. With 3 etchings, incl. 1 in text & 12 coloured fine aquatint plts. second edition. London by Wiliam Stockdale.1818.188pp.

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        A Compendium of the Theory and Practice of Drawing and Painting, illustrated by The Technical Terms in Art: With Practical Observations on the Essential Lines and the Forms Connected with them

      London: Pinnock and Maunder, 1818. London: Pinnock and Maunder. G+ : in good+ condition without dust jacket. All plates with tissue guards excepting frontispiece. Ex reference library with library binding. 1818. First Edition. Red half buckram with red cloth covered boards. 280mm x 220mm (11" x 9"). xvi +79pp +6 plates. With 6 copper plate engravings including frontispiece. .

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        Rural Residences, Consisting of A Series of Design for Cottages, Decorated Cottages, Small Villas, and Other Ornamental Buildings, Accompanied by Hints on Situation, Construction, Arrangement and Decoration, in the Theory & Practice of Rural Architecture; Interspersed with Some Observations on Landscape Gardening

      London: Printed for R. Ackermann by J. Diggins, 1818 - Papworth (1775-1847) was an architect, artist, and founding member of the Royal Institute of British Architects. He popularised the rustic "cottage ornée" style First edition, with Ackermann catalogue. 4to. 27 hand-colored aquatints. Quarter antique calf and boards, uncut. Very pretty. Abbey Life 45; Tooley 359; Prideaux, p. 347; Martin-Hardie, pp. 112, 129, 312; Archer 246.2; Colvin, p. 437 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        NAUFRAGE DU BRIGANTIN AMERICAIN LE COMMERCE, PERDU SUR LA CÔTE OCCIDENTALE D’AFRIQUE, AU MOIS D’AOÛT 1815.

      PARIS (LE NORMANT) 1818 - RILEY, JAMES : NAUFRAGE DU BRIGANTIN AMERICAIN LE COMMERCE, PERDU SUR LA CÔTE OCCIDENTALE D’AFRIQUE, AU MOIS D’AOÛT 1815. ACCOMPAGNE DE LA DESCRIPTION DE TOMBUCTOO ET DE LA GRANDE VILLE DE WASSANAH, INCONNUE JUSQU'A CE JOUR. PARIS (LE NORMANT) 1818 IN-8°, 2 VOL, (21.5 X 14 CM), BROCHES, PIECES DE TITRES. EXEMPLAIRES TRES FRAIS, NON ROGNE. LX – 509 PP ; 558 PP. SANS LA CARTE PREMIERE EDITION DE LA TRADUCTION FRANÇAISE DONNEE PAR M. PELTIER, DE CE RECIT DU VOYAGE MOUVEMENTE DU CAPITAINE RILEY A BORD DE SON NAVIRE LE COMMERCE. RILEY SE RENDAIT A GIBRALTAR LORSQUE QUE SON NAVIRE FIT NAUFRAGE LE 25 AOUT 1815 SUR LES COTES SAHARIENNES. APRES PLUSIEURS JOURS DE DERIVE DANS UN CANOT, IL FUT FAIT PRISONNIER AVEC D’AUTRES NAUFRAGES PAR LES ARABES DE LA REGION, SANS DOUTE DES QULED DELIM. PASSANT PAR L’INTERIEUR DU SAHARA, LES PRISONNIERS SE RENDIRENT DANS LA REGION DE L’ADRAR, PUIS A L’OUED NOUN ET ENFIN A MOGADOR OU RILEY FUT REMIS AU CONSUL ANGLAIS CONTRE LA SOMME DE 200 PIASTRES. IL RESTA A MOGADOR JUSQU’AU DEBUT DE JANVIER 1816 OU IL MIT PAR ECRIT LES PRINCIPAUX EVENEMENTS QU’IL VENAIT DE VIVRE ET QUI CONSTITUERENT CE LONG RECIT. OUTRE SON NAUFRAGE, SA CAPTIVITE ET SA LIBERATION, RILEY DECRIT PRECISEMENT LES REGIONS QU’IL TRAVERSA ET LES POPULATIONS RENCONTREES. A LA FIN IL PROPOSE UNE REFLEXION SUR L’ESCLAVAGE DANS SON PAYS NATAL ET SE POSE EN DEFENSEURS DES OPPRIMES : L’ADVERSITE M’A DONNE QUELQUES NOBLES LEÇONS. J’AI APPRIS AUJOURD’HUI A REGARDER AVEC COMPASSION MES SEMBLABLES ASSERVIS ET OPPRIMES, ET TOUTE MA VIE SERRA A L’AVENIR DEVOUEE A LEUR CAUSE (TOME 2, P 418). A LA SUITE FIGURE LA RELATION DU NAUFRAGE DU BRIGANTIN BRITANNIQUE LA SURPRISE, DE GLASCOW, SUR LA côte de BARBARIE LE 25 DECEMBRE 1815. PAYPAL ACCEPTE UNIQUEMENT POUR L'ETRANGER, MERCI DE VOTRE COMPREHENSION. TRANSLATION FROM THE ENGLISH OF THE LOSS OF THE FRENCH BRIG COMMERCE. THE COMMERCE STRUCK NEAR CAPE BOJADOR ON AUGUST 1815, AFTER THE SECOND LANDING ON THE SHOAN, THEY WERE CAPTURED BY THE ARABS. RILEY WAS RANSOMED BY THE BRITISH CONSUL IN MOGADOR (ESSOUIRA MAROCCO) PUBLISHED ONE YEAR AFTER THE ENGLISH EDITION, MAP MISSING. AN EARLY AND VERY IMPORTANT SOURCE ON TIMBONCTOU AND THE SAHARA [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        The Holy Bible, According to the Authorized Version; With Notes, Axplanatory and Practical; Taken Principally from the Most Eminent Writers of the United Church of England and Ireland

      New York: T. and J. Swords, 1818 - First American edition of this expansive Bible with commentary. It was originally prepared and arranged, for British publication, by the Revs. George D'Oyly and Richard Mant under the direction of the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. A nice copy in a contemporary American binding (BIBLE) First American edition. 2 vols., Thick 4to. . Mid-19th century black morocco, gilt with name Susan Sitgreaves. Extremities lightly rubbed. Modern bookplate on front pastedowns. Light scattered foxing, primarily confined to outer leaves. Very good. Shaw & Shoemaker 43305 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Dictionnaire V?ridique des Origines des Maisons Nobles ou Anoblies du Royaume de France

      - Paris - Arthus Bertrand, 1818. - Paris - Arthus Bertrand, 1818 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A very scarce genealogical dictionary of the origins of the French nobility. Revealing the true ducs, marquis, comtes vicomtes et barons. With a preface to each volume by Nicholas Viton de St. Allais, a French genealogist and littrateur. In the original French. Complete in two volumes. First edition. Condition: Uniformly bound in a later quarter calf binding over cloth boards. Externally, rather smart with minimal rubbing or wear. Old ink stains to spine of volume II. Internally, firmly bound. Endpapers have been professionally replaced. Pages bright and clean throughout. Bookseller's label to rear pastedown of volume I. Overall: VERY GOOD..

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        Annales de La Bigorre, Par J.-M.-J. Deville, Ex-Capitaine d'Infanterie.

      - Tarbes, Imprimerie de F. Lavigne, 1818. In-8., 357 pp. Demi-basane rouge. Dos solide 4 nerfs Titre, auteur, filets et fleuron dorés. Plats marbrés. (Reliure de l'époque.) Première édition. Histoire et m¿urs de la Bigorre : caractères, sexe, amour, mariages, fêtes locales, sorciers et sorcières, danses, jeux de l'enfance et de la jeunesse, art de guérir, cimetières, Héas et Bétharam, usure, pastorales, langage, établissement thermaux, lumières, esprit public, routine. Imprimé sur papier vergé. Quelques rousseurs. "Très recherché". Très bien relié. Trois parties : Annales de la Bigorre, M¿urs anciennes comparées aux modernes, M¿urs modernes. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        THE REVOLT OF ISLAM; A POEM IN TWELVE CANTOS

      London: Printed for C. and J. Ollier, 1818.. London: Printed for C. and J. Ollier, 1818.. [2],[v]-xxxii,[2],270pp. plus errata. Large octavo. Full ruby-red morocco, raised bands, gilt inner dentelles, t.e.g., by Riviere. Some rubs to joints and tips, faint signs of ownership stamp in lower margin of title, occasional small marginal spots and tanning; generally a very good copy, with the errata([b2]) bound at the end. First edition, second issue, comprised of sheets from LAON AND CYTHNA, equipped with a cancel title, and considerably revised via some 26 cancel leaves. A few copies appeared with title-leaves misdated 1817. TINKER 1895. GRANNISS, P.50. WISE (SHELLEY LIBRARY), p.50.

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        Itinerario Italiano O Sia Descrizione Dei Viaggi Per Le Strade Più Frequentate Alle Principali Città D?Italia

      Milano 1818. 16°:pp. XXXIV + 251n. con 17 carte geografiche ripiegate. Legatura pelle bazzana con tassello al dorso, lesione alla cerniera e piccolo pezzo di cuffia mancante.

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        Historia Juris Hungarici Privati, Documentis, ac Testimoniis illustrata, quam elucubratus est nobilis hungarus zaladiensis. 4 Bände.

      Buda Typis Regiae Scientiarum Univer. Hungaricae 1818. stark berieb.u.best., sonst g.e. Ohldbde.m.Rückenschildern Format: 8°. Bde. 2-4: Institutiones Juris Hungarici Privati. Liber I: De Personis (2. Ed.), Liber II: De Rebus (2. Ed.), Liber III: De Actionibus (2. Ed.); Rücken v. Bd. 1 beschädigt, Vorbesname überklebt

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        Systematisches Verzeichniß der vorzüglichsten in Deutschland vorhandenen Obstsorten : mit Bemerkungen über Auswahl, Güte und Reifzeit ; für Liebhaber bei Obstanpflanzungen.

      Frankfurt am Main, Andreäische Buchhandlung, 1818. XVI, 158 S., 1 Bl., 16,5 x 10 cm, Einband leicht berieben, Rückenaufkleber leicht beschädigt, gebräunt, leicht stockfleckig.. Diel aus Gladenbach (1756-1833) war Arzt und Begründer der Pomologie.

      [Bookseller: Wissenschaftliches Antiquariat Köln]
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        Observations, Moral, Literary, and Antiquarian, Made During a Tour Through the Pyrennees, South of France, Switzerland, the Whole of Italy, and the Netherlands, in the Years 1814 and 1815.

      Printed by T. Davison, London 1818 - In two volumes. xvi, 369pp; ix, 282pp. Brown half calf over marbled boards, spines decorated in gold with morocco labels also lettered in gold. Some rubbing, light wear to extremities. A very good+ set. ; Octavo [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Lyrical Ballad Bookstore ABAA/ILAB]
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        L'Imitation de Jésus-Christ -

      Janet 1818 -, Paris - 1 volume. In-8 582 pp. Reliure plein maroquin rouge. Dos à faux nerfs avec décors dorés et à froid. Plats avec un rectangle de maroquin vert entouré de frise à froid. Toutes tranches dorées. Reliure signée THOUVENIN. Intérieur avec mouillures parfois fortes. Avec des gravures hors texte d'après Horace VERNET. Très bel exemplaire. Elégante reliure de Thouvenin. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Elizabeth; or, The Exiles of Siberia

      London - The Chiswick Press by C. Whittingham, 1818. London - The Chiswick Press by C. Whittingham, 1818 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Two English translations of French works, bound in one neat little volume. Consisting of Elizabeth; or, The Exiles of Siberiaa wildly romantic but irreproachably moral taleby the popular French writer Sophie Cottin, and Paul and Virginia by J. H. Bernardin de Saint-Pierre. Each features an attractive title page with vignette and the latter also has a lovely engraved half title. Both novels were printed by The Chiswick Press 'By C. Whittingham' - being Charles Whittingham, the founder of the press who gained notoriety for his popularly priced classics. Condition: In a full reverse calf binding with decorative detailing to boards and spine. Externally, worn with some loss to backstrip. Boards held by cords only, could detach in post. Internally, firmly bound. With the exception of a tidemark to half title of second novel, pages are bright and clean with only the very occasional spot. Overall: GOOD ONLY.

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        Ueber die gesetzliche Zurechnung des Erfolgs eines Heilverfahrens mit Bezug auf die Criminalgeschichte des in der Irrenanstalt der Charite zu Berlin gebräuchlichen Sackes. Zur Würdigung der Vertheidigungsschrift des Geheimen Obermedizinalraths Kohlrausch.

      Berlin, F. Dümmler, 1818.. X S., (1 Bl.), 148 S. Pappband der Zeit mit handschriftlichem Rückenschild (gering berieben).. Erste Ausgabe. - Engelmann 543; Callisen XVIII, 143. - Bericht über die Umstände eines Todesfalles auf der psychiatrischen Abteilung im Jahr 1811 in der Berliner Charite und Untersuchung gegen den bekannten Berliner Arzt Ernst Horn von dem damals die Untersuchung führenden Richter am Kammergericht E. F. R. Skalley. Die Horn verteidigende Schrift gibt authentischen Eindruck in die gängige Praxis: Ekelkur, Brechmittelkur, Wasserkur, Drehbett, Zwangsberuhigung in einem Sack. Wohl einer der ersten Arzthaftungsprozesse in Deutschland, der letztlich zur Demission Horns führte. Siehe Kreuter 611 ausführlich zum Fall, ohne Nennung dieser Schrift. - Titel verso mit durchschlagendem Stempel und Abgabevermerk. Vereinzelt gering fleckig.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat im Hufelandhaus GmbH vorm. L]
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        "Ein Bauer von Flintspach". Hüftbild nach halblinks eines pfeiferauchenden Bauernburschen in Tracht mit Hut, Jacke über der Schulter, Lederhose und Gürtel mit Pfauenstickerei, links ein Hüttendach, dahinter Wald und Gebirge.

      . Lithographie von L. Quaglio, dat. 1818, 36 x 21 cm.. Inkunabel der Lithographie; Winkler 642, 38.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        Works of the Right Honourable Lord Byron

      20- London - John Murray, 1818. 20- London - John Murray, 1818 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A collection of the poems and writings of Lord Byron. An important early Murray collection. In need of rebacking. Containing:Volume I: Childe HaroldVolume II: The Giaour; Bride of AbydosVolume III: The Corsair; LaraVolume IV: Ode to Napoleon Buonaparte; Poems; Hebrew MelodiesVolume V: The Siege of Corinth; Parisina; PoemsVolume VI: Prisoner of Chillon; Manfred; Lament of Tasso etc. Volume VII: Childe Harold's Pilgrimage (Cantos III and IV)Volume VIII: Beppo; MazeppaOften described as the most flamboyant and notorious of the major Romantics, Byron was celebrated in life for aristocratic excesses, including huge debts, numerous love affairs, rumours of a scandalous incestuous liaison with his half-sister, and self-imposed exile. Complete in eight volumes. Condition: In decorative calf bindings with blindstamping and gilt detailing. Externally, rubbed, with some wear to the extremities and boards (including loss to the spines). Remains of previous label to rear board of volume I, and some discolouration to the uppers, consistent with dampstaining. Thirteen joints starting. Six backstrips lifting. Internally, generally firmlybound. Neat copperplate ink signature of William Foster to recto of front free-endpaper. Tidemarks to the first and last few pages ofsix volumes, though pages are otherwise bright and clean. Overall: GOOD ONLY..

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        Historia Juris Hungarici Privati. Documentis, ac testimoniis illustrate. 4 Bände.

      Buda, Regiae scientiarum Univer. Hungaricar 1818.. VII, 512 S., 14 nn. S. Index, 1 gestoch. Front.; XVI, 483 S., 11 nn. S. Index; VI, 752 S., 12 nn. S. Index; IV, 408 S., 8 nn. S. Index; Ppbde. d. Zt. m. rotem RüSch., marmor. Bezugspapier, stärker berieb. u. beschabt, Ecken u. Kanten etw. bestoß., Schnitt verstaubt, einige Eselsohren, vereinzelt schwach stockfl.. Imre Kelemen (1746-1819) schuf mit diesem Werk die Grundlage das grundlegende Handbuch über das ungarische Rechtssystem.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Löcker]
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        POPULAR FAIRY TALES; or, a Liliputian Library; containing twenty-six choice pieces of fancy and fiction, by those renowned personages King Oberon, Queen Mab, Mother Goose, Mother Bunch, Master Puck, and other distinguished personages at the court of the fairies. Now first collected and revised by Benjamin Tabart. With twenty-six coloured engravings.

      vi,[1], 2-353pp. With 13 plates each bearing 2 hand-coloured engravings. Contemporary, or slightly later, half calf over marbled boards. One plate slightly cut-down where previously loose; wood-engraved plate, which is integral to page 353 missing as usual; front hinge repaired; else an excellent copy of this very difficult title. Moon 166 [3]. This collection, first published in 1818, is one of the most elusive and difficult early fairy tale collections to find complete. So far as one can ascertain only the first edition of 1818 had the wood-engraved image at page 353, but all recorded examples of that edition lack at least one other plate. Most later editions ? as in this copy ? do not require the image on page 353, despite the plate list calling for it; but, equally, nearly all copies lack at least one other plate (2 images).

      [Bookseller: David Miles]
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        Aigen mit dem Gaisberg.

      Salzburg, Häcker, o. J. [um 1818].. Altkol. Umrißradierung. 14,5 x 24 cm.. Aus: Wallee, "26 der schönsten mahlerischen Ansichten der Stadt Salzburg und ihrer romantischen Umgebungen." N/W 806.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek]
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        Mönchberg

      Salzburg Hacker, 1818. Kolorierte Umrissradierung, Blatt: 40,5 x 29 cm, Darstellung: 24 x 14,5 cm. Ansicht von Mönchsberg in Salzburg aus '26 der schönsten mahlerischen Ansichten der Stadt Salzburg und ihrer romantischen Umgebungen' von Louis Wallee (1773-1838) mit schönem Altkolorit. Kaum gebräunt, insgesamt gut erhalten. - Nebehay - Wagner 806, 8. View of Mönchsberg in Salzburg from '26 der schönsten mahlerischen Ansichten der Stadt Salzburg und ihrer romantischen Umgebungen' by Louis Wallee (1773-1838). Hardly noticeable age-toned, in general in a good condition. Nebehay - Wagner 806, 8.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Dasa Pahor]
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        Geographisch-statistisches Zeitungs-, Post- und Comtoir-Lexicon. 4 Bände (komplett). Ohne Nachträge.

      . Leipzig, Hinrichs 1818-1821. 1148, 888, 1025 u. 1202 S. Dekorative Halblederbände d. Zeit m. Rückenvergoldung u. Rotschnitt. 20,5x13,4 cm.. Einbände leicht berieben u. bestossen. Bd. 1 u. 2 Seiten stellenweise m. Wasserrand, ansonsten fleckenfreies Exemplar. Guter Zustand.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Stefan Küpper]
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        An Account of the War in Spain, Portugal, and the South of France,

      London: T. Egerton, 1818. London: T. Egerton,, 1818. from 1808 to 1814 inclusive. Octavo (213 × 133 mm) Contemporary half calf, marbled boards, rebacked to style, title direct to spine, low bands, beaded roll, compartments with central device incorporating foliate tools, edges marbled. Folding map frontispiece with some colour, and 4 other maps on 3 folding sheets, 2 with colour. A little rubbed on the boards, light browning, occasional marginal foxing, a very good copy. First edition. Important account by the brigade major of engineers in the Peninsula, which was written "partly in response to French accounts which he believed distorted, claimed the importance of the guerrilla war had been much overrated … Jones was considered among the first military engineers of his day. He possessed talents of the highest order: great mathematical knowledge, coupled with sound judgement. He was present at six sieges, at five as brigade major, and his intimate knowledge gave great value to his publications on them. His reputation as a military engineer was not confined to Britain." (ODNB). Armorial bookplate of Philip Gore, fourth Earl of Arran to the front pastedown. Gore's diplomatic career began in 1820 when he was was sent as attaché to the British embassy in Stockholm, he transferred to Paris in 1825, and to Lisbon a year later. There he was promoted to secretary of legation in 1828 and to Chargé d'Affaires in 1832. Gore has a further connection with the Iberian Peninsula in that he was married to Elizabeth Marianne Napier, second daughter of Sir William Francis Patrick Napier, the great contemporary historian of the war.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Essai sur la composition et l'ornement des jardins ou recueil de plans de jardins de ville et de campagne, de fabriques propres à leur décoration, et de machines pour élever les eaux. Ouvrage faisant suite à l'almanach du bon jardinier

      Audot, Paris 1818 - In-12. [166 x 93 mm] Collation : 117, (1), 12 pp., 46 planches hors-texte. Demi-basane marron à coins, dos orné, tranches mouchetées. (Reliure de l'époque.). Edition originale. Elle est illustrée par 46 planches hors-texte gravées en taille-douce. Tableaux dans le texte des arbres et des arbustes. Suivi de 12 pages de catalogue de la librairie Audot, daté d'avril 1819. Barbier signale cette édition par erreur à la date de 1808. Bon exemplaire. Ganay, Biblio. de l'art des jardins 186. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Hugues de Latude]
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        Two Essays: One Upon Single Vision with Two Eyes; The Other On Dew. A Letter to the Right Hon. Lloyd, Lord Kenyon and An Account of a Female of the White Race of Mankind, Part of Whose Skin Resembles That of a Negro... W

      London Constable & Co 1818. G : in Good condition. Cover rubbed and scuffed. Upper board weak at hinge but holding. Some scattered browning but overall contents bright. Ex.-lib. Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland [First Edition] Half leather marbled board cover 210mm x 140mm (8" x 6"). lxxiv, 439pp. ' with some observations on the causes of the differences in colour and form between white and negro races of men.'.

      [Bookseller: Barter Books]
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