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        EBERSTEIN/Murgtal. "Ansicht des Schlos= Eberstein im Murgthal." Im Hintergrund links das Schloß, vorne rechts die Klingel-Kapelle mit hübscher figürlicher Staffage.

      - Aquatinta von Carl Kuntz, um 1820, 25,9 x 35,9 cm. Schefold 22518. - Schöner, kräftiger Abzug mit geringen Randmängeln und winzigen Bereibungen im Himmel.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        Considerations on the Theory of Religion to Which is Prefixed A Life of the Author, By the Late William Paley.

      Rodwell and Martin,, London, 1820 - Cm. 21, pp. xvi, 535 (1). Bella legatura coeva in piena pelle, dorso a piccoli nervi con titoli e ricchi fregi in oro. Piatti inquadrati da elaborata cornice in oro, dentelles interne, tagli e sgiardie marmorizzati. Una cerniera esternamente debole, peraltro esemplare genuino e ben conservato. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Benacense]
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        Reilly, Atlas, Wien mit 160 Kupferkarten, anno 1791

      Reilly F.J.,Wien,1766-1820 - Reilly, Atlas, Wien mit 160 Kupferkarten Reilly, F. J. J. v. Schauplatz der fünf Theile der Welt. Tl. 2, Abt. 1 (Deutschland). Wien 1791. Qu.-fol. (30:41,5 cm). 1 gest. Titel u. 160 (4 eingefalt.) Kupferkarten mit altem Grenz- oder Flächenkolorit. Hldr. d. Zt. mit Rsch., Kanten etwas bestoßen. Phillips 2845; Dörflinger-H. I, 84 ff. (Rei A). - Teilstück des großen Atlaswerks zu Büschings Erdbeschreibung, geschätzt wegen vieler Detailkarten auch kleinster Herrschaftsgebiete. Enthält die num. Karten 92-250 von Südwest-Europa, Deutschland (2) und zum östlichen u. südlichen deutschen Reich. Auch Schlesien, Böhmen, Mähren, Slowenien, Kroatien, Be-Ne-Lux, Schweiz usw. - In den Rändern vereinzelt gering fingerfleckig. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Hammelburger Antiquariat]
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        La petite volière. Paris, Marcilly, [ca. 1820].

      - 32°, miniatuur boekje (6x4 cm.), origineel bedrukt kartonnen bandje in hoesje, 8+88 pag., met gegraveerde handgekleurde titelpagina en 6 handgekleurde platen met afbeelding van 12 verschillende vogels. Goud op snee.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat A.G. van der Steur]
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        Ivanhoe; a romance. By "the author of Waverley," &c.

      Archibald Constable; London: Hurst, Robinson, Edinburgh 1820 - First edition, first issue, with press figures conforming to those outlined by Todd & Bowden; 3 volumes, 8vo, pp. [6], xxxiii, [1], 298; [4], 327; [4], 371, [1], 3 (ads); contemporary maroon calf-backed marbled boards; top 1" of spine of vol. 1 gone; all spines with hairline cracks, joints cracked; extremities rubbed, a few signatures extended, title page of volume 2 with smudge and small ink stain; good, at best, but complete with the half-titles, and internally clean. Grolier, English 100, 71; Todd & Bowden 140Aa. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books (ABAA / ILAB)]
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      @1820. Drawing. Single horizontal folding crease through center. Light foxing, toning and staining. Very good. George Cruikshank. Fine, undated (@1820) example, 8" x 10", matted to an overall size of approximately 12-1/2" x 15". Ink, pencil and watercolor on John Hall watermarked paper, with embossed stamp reading "Bath" at the top left corner. SIGNED and titled by the artist next to the drawing with possibly related text at the bottom. Also includes a SIGNED rough pencil sketch on the verso.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        ALTÖTTING. "Innere Ansicht der heiligen Kapelle in Altenoetting".

      - Lithographie "Ganz getreu nach der Natur gez. v. L. Mohrherr, Lith. v. W. Kötztinger", um 1820, 35 x 26 cm. Sehr seltenes Blatt mit Darstellung der Gnadenkapelle. Am Altar und an den Wänden die Votivgaben, darunter der berühmte kniende silberne Prinz. Besonders reizvoll sind die verschiedenen Trachten der betenden Wallfahrer (Münchner Riegelhaube, Passauer Goldhaube etc.). - Tadellos frisch erhalten. Breitrandig, in zeitgenössischem schwarzen Rahmen.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        La Course. Aquatintaradierung gestochen von Philibert Louis DEBUCOURT.

      1820 - Um 1820. 37,2 x52,6 cm (Bildgrösse); 63x75 cm (Blattgrösse). In rötlichem Mahagoni/Goldrahmen unter Passepartout. Kolorierte Aquatinta in Braunton zeigt diverse Reiter auf weiter Fläche rennend, vorne reitende Zuschauer, sowie Zuschauerin ain Kutsche, links stehende Zuschauer auf Tribüne (Ziel). Unten mit Titel "La Course" und Angabe des Künstlers und des Stechers. - Blatt etwas gebräunt, dekoratives Blatt in altem Rahmen. In rötlichem Mahagoni/Goldrahmen unter Passepartout. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Biblion Antiquariat]
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        Autograph letter signed "Meyerbeer" to unidentified correspondent [?Julius Stern]

      Apparently unpublished. Not in Becker, Heinz, Gudrun Becker, and Sabine Henze-Döhring, eds.: Giacomo Meyerbeer: Briefwechsel und Tagebücher. The unusual greeting "Geehrter Herr und Landsmann" and the content of the letter suggest that Meyerbeer's correspondent is, in all likelihood, Julius Stern (1820-83), who in 1850 founded the Stern'sches Konservatorium in Berlin. With a grant from the king of Prussia, Stern spent the academic year 1843-44 as a voice student in Paris, where Meyerbeer protected him and introduced him to Berlioz. Meyerbeer uses the same greeting in a (likewise undated) letter to Stern that Stern's son and biographer Richard Stern published in his memoirs of his father: "Stern became closely acquainted with Hector Berlioz as well. Meyerbeer sent him a ticket for a concert by Berlioz and personally accompanied him there [as confirmed in the present letter]. Meyerbeer had the first box and left the best seat to Stern... Soon after, Stern sent some of his compositions to Berlioz, who had asked for them... Not much later, Meyerbeer wrote to Stern: 'Geehrter Herr und Landsmann! You may see your wish of a closer acquaintance with Berlioz fulfilled today if you please join me for lunch at the Hôtel du Paris...' " Richard Stern, Erinnerungsblätter an Julius Stern, p. 50. If Stern is, indeed, Meyerbeer's correspondent, the present letter may be safely dated to 1843-44.. 1 page. Small folio (122 x 210 mm.), cut from a larger leaf). [?Paris], "Sunday morning," [?1843-44]. In black ink on personal letterhead with embossed monogram at head. In German (with translation). Meyerbeer invites his unidentified correspondent, addressed "Geehrter Herr und Landsmann" (Esteemed Sir and Countryman), to a concert by Hector Berlioz: "Herr Berlioz has been so kind to send me two tickets for his concert tonight. If you agree to share his gift with me, I will be even happier because I will also have the pleasure of being your neighbor. After the concert I want to introduce you to Berlioz if you have not already met him." Slightly worn; creased at folds and overall; several very small ink stains; left margin with small chip, trimmed with partial loss to monogram; "Meyerbeer" in another hand to blank verso.

      [Bookseller: J & J Lubrano Music Antiquarians LLC]
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      Boston, 1820. Old folds. Short closed tear in left margin along one fold, not affecting text. Docketed on verso in contemporary manuscript; contemporary autograph inscription in lower margin: "Copy attest Alden Bradford Sec[retary] of the Common[wealth]." Very good. Broadside proclamation announcing the results of a statewide vote to decide whether or not to call for delegates to change the state constitution. This was the second state constitutional convention, after the first of 1780, which resulted in nine amendments to the foundational document. Maine had been granted statehood in March 1820, a few months prior, separating it from Massachusetts. Having voted in town meetings across the state, the people of Massachusetts voted 11,756 to 6,593 in favor of amending the constitution. The governor therefore called upon all qualified citizens to assemble "on the third Monday of October next...[to] elect one or more meet Delegates from other Towns, in Convention at the State House, in Boston, on the third Wednesday of November next, to take into consideration the propriety and expediency of making any (and if any what) alterations or amendments in the present Constitution of Government of the Commonwealth...."

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana]
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        Geschichte von Hessen durch Christoph Rommel. 9 Bände. - Band 1: Erster Theil: Von den ältesten Zeiten bis zum Anfang der Landgrafschaft Hessen. - Band 2: Zweyter Theil: Von dem Anfange des Fürstenthums und der Landgrafschaft Hessen bis zur Theilung unter den Söhnen Ludwigs des Friedsamen. - Band 3: Dritter Theil, Erste Abtheilung: Von der Theilung Hessens unter den Söhnen Ludwigs des Friedsamen bis zur Theilung unter den Söhnen Philipps des Großmütigen oder bis zum Anfang der jetzigen Haupt-Linien. - Band 4: Des dritten Theils, zweyte Abtheilung: Von der völligen Einführung der Reformation in Hessen bis zum Tode Philipp's des Großmütigen, ober bis zum Anfang der jetzigen hessischen Haupt-Linien. 1528-1567. - Band 5: Vierter Theil, erste Ab

      Cassel: Hampe; später Verlag von Friedrich Perthes und Verlag von Theodor Fischer 1820-1853. - Bände 6, 8 und 9 mit mehrfach gefalteten Stammtafeln. Christoph Rommel (1781-1859) war ein deutscher Historiker und Philologe. "Bleibende Bedeutung besitzt seine „Geschichte von Hessen" (10 Bände, 1820–1858) von der germanischen Zeit bis zu den Anfängen Landgraf Karls I. In der Tradition der spätaufklärerischen Landesgeschichtsschreibung legte Rommel ein Grundlagenwerk gemäß den methodischen und theoretischen Grundsätzen des Historismus vor. Die hessische Nation galt ihm unter der gottgegebenen Herrschaft des Hausos Brabant als geschichtswirksame und raumbildende Macht. Die Regierungszeit Philipps I. interpretierte er als Kulminationspunkt der politischen und konfessionellen Existenz des hessischen Staates und Volkes, das den "Kreislauf seiner Geschichte" erst zu erfüllen habe, bevor es in der deutschen Nation aufgehen könne. Unter dem Eindruck der Französischen Revolution und der Verfassung des Königreichs Westphalen, dessen Reformanstrengungen er zwar partiell als zeitgemäß ansah, aber trotzdem als nicht "geschichtlich begründet" verwarf, wandelte sich Rommel vom Vertreter einer 'gemäßigten' Aufklärung nach 1815 zum unbedingten Verfechter einer neoabsolutistischen Fürstenherrschaft. Dieser stellte er sein Werk kompromißlos zur Verfügung." (ADB 29, S. 126-128) - Einbände leicht berieben. Ecken und Kanten etwas bestoßen. Buntpapierbezug an den Außengelenken angeplatzt, teils mit Fehlstellen. Schnitte leicht fleckig und etwas angestaubt. Kleine handschriftliche Besitzervermerke in schwarzer Tinte auf den fliegenden Vorsätzen. Seiten teils etwas braunfleckig und teilweise etwas knickspurig. - Insgesamt gut erhaltene Exemplare. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 6000 8° (20,5 x 13 cm). Pappbände der Zeit mit goldgeprägten Titeln auf roten und blauen Rückenschildern. [Hardcover / fest gebunden]. 9 Bände (von 10; nicht vollständig). Erster bis vierter Theil in 8 Bänden sowie 9. Band. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Kretzer]
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        Ein Voltigeur steht peitschenschwingend auf drei Pferden, vier weitere Pferde laufen voran, alle sieben Zügel hält er in einer Hand. Ganz vornedran gibt ein einzelner Reiter mit Pferd wohl das Tempo vor.

      O. O., ca. 1820.. Unbezeichneter Holzschnitt. Koloriert. Bildgr.: 28,5 x 54,5 cm. Blattgr.: 39 x 57 cm. Etwas stockfleckig.

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        Chirurgische Kupfertafeln

      Weimar Landes-Industrie-Comptoir 1820 - Surgery. Chirurgie. Froriep, Ludwig Friedrich von; Froriep, Robert Friedrich (Ed.). ("Chirurgische Kupfertafeln. Eine auserlesene Sammlung der nöthigsten Abbildungen von äußerlich sichtbaren Krankheitsformen, anatomischen Präparaten, so wie von Instrumenten und Bandagen, welche auf die Chirurgie Bezug haben, zum Gebrauche für praktische Chirurgen"). Weimar: Landes-Industrie-Comptoir, 1820-1847. 4to. "Tafeln" (Abbildungen) Nr. 1-198, 204-210 auf 168 Kupfertafeln (davon 28 kol. oder mit farb. Aquatinta gedrucken Tafeln; enth. 3 gefaltene Tafeln) mit entsprechenden Erklärungen auf ca. 500 Textseiten. OPp. Einband a. d. Zeit mit RckTitelschild. J. H. L. F. von Froriep (1779-1847) war e. dt. Chirurg, Hochschullehrer u. Verleger. R. F. Froriep (1804-1861) war e. dt. Anatom u. Sohn d. Chirurgen L. F. Froriep. - Ohne Titelseite u. Taf. (Abb.) 199-203. Untere rechte Ecke d. ersten Seite des Textes gerissen (ohne Textverlust). Etw. braunfleckig. Einb. ber., Ecken best. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Orton Association for the Prosecution of Felons. We the undersigned.

      Kendal: M. and R. Braithwaite, c.1820. - Single sheet17 x 10.5 inches. Framed and glazed. In the late 18th and early 19th centuries, prior to the formation of a police force, rural committees formed mutual subscription societies to prosecute criminals. The County and Borough Police Act 1856 made the police forces compulsory prompting the formation of the Cumbria Police Force in that year.

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        Dello stato fisico del suolo di Roma. Memoria per servire d'illustrazione alla carta geognostica di questa citta' di G. Brocchi. Con due tavole in rame.

      Nella stamperia De Romanis, Roma 1820 - In 8, pp. 282 con 2 carte f. t. inc. all'acquaf. acquerellate e piu' volte rip. Cart. mod. Edizione originale di quest'oper pubblicata a spese del BrocchiÂ. Importante studio di geologia urbana, nel quale si esamina l'evoluzione della citta' storica rispetto alle preesistenze geomorfologiche. Vengono date, inoltre, importanti tabelle quali quella della profondita' dell'acqua rilevata in molti pozzi scavati sui colli di Roma. Un ampio capitolo in fine e' dedicato alle condizioni dell'aria nella Roma antica. Brocchi pur essendo veneto di origine, per tutta la vita condusse ricerche a largo raggio, visitando molteplici luoghi in Italia. Roma fu al centro dei suoi studi e meta di almeno quattro suoi viaggi. Le due belle tavole fuori testo raffigurano molte sezioni geologiche quali quell di: Monte Verde, Monte Mario, Aventino, Vaticano, Rupe Tarpea, Esquilino, Viminale e Celio. ITA

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        Ivanhoe, 3 Volumes

      Archibald Constable and Co, Edinburgh 1820 - Copyright date is 1820, 1st edition, 1st printing.Scott, Sir Walter. Ivanhoe. Edinburgh: for Archibald Constable and Co, 1820. 3 volumes. With half-titles, first volume wanting leaf 79/80, second volume lacking one preliminary leaf, third volume lacking leaf 15/16. Period half-calf over marbled boards, rebacked, with light wear to extremities. Early ownership inscription to half-title leaves (dated 1821), some detached leaves, generally clean though with some minor stains and light foxing in places, a few short closed tears. First edition, first issue of this classic work. Size: 7¾" - 9¾" Tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Catalogus disputationum in academiis Scandinaviæ et Finlandiæ Lidenianus continuatus. I-III. + MARKLIN, GABR. Catalogus disputationum in academiis Scandinaviæ et Finlandiæ Lidenianus continuatus. Supplementa addidit.

      1820 - Uppsala, Reg. academiæ typographi, 1820. 8:o. (2),IV,262 + 179 + 102 pp. + Uppsala, Reg. academiæ typographi, 1820. 8:o. (2),117 pp. Contemporary grey paper wrappers, slightly worn. Spine somewhat foxed and with small loss of paper at top. Insert fine and uncut, small tear in outer margin on p. 151 in volume II. Bookplate. Almquist 1212-13. Marklin's continuation of Lidén's bibliography of academic dissertations covers the period 1778-1819 and is still the standard work in its field. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Mats Rehnström Rare Books SVAF, ILAB]
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        Ueber die deutschen Doppelwörter; eine grammatische Untersuchung in zwölf alten Briefen und zwölf neuen Postskripten. Jean Paul Werke 42

      Cotta schen Buchhandlung Stuttgart und Tübingen 1820 - Gebundenes Exemplar, Pappbändchen der Zeit mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel, altersgemäß gut erhalten. Im Vorsatz Bleistifteintragung. Alle Seiten meist leicht, selten stärker stockfleckig oder gebräunt. Der Einband ist berieben, Buchrücken im Falz mit kleiner Fehlstelle. Ecken und Kanten bestoßen. 230 S. Deutsch - Frakturschrift 159g kl. 8° - Kleinoktav (entspricht 15 - 18,5 cm) Pappeinband o. Schutzumschlag

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        "Ivanhoe; a romance. By ""the author of Waverley,"" &c."

      Edinburgh: "Archibald Constable; London: Hurst, Robinson". 1820. "First edition, first issue, with press figures conforming to those outlined by Todd & Bowden; 3 volumes, 8vo, pp. [6], xxxiii, [1], 298; [4], 327; [4], 371, [1], 3 (ads); contemporary maroon calf-backed marbled boards; top 1"" of spine of vol. 1 gone; all spines with hairline cracks, joints cracked; extremities rubbed, a few signatures extended, title page of volume 2 with smudge and small ink stain; good, at best, but complete with the half-titles, and internally clean. Grolier, English 100, 71; Todd & Bowden 140Aa."

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        Gesamtans., Ehrenbreitstein üb. d. Rhein, Vignette auf einer Handwerkskundschaft.

      - Kupferstich ( anonym ), um 1820, 27 x 36 Stopp, Die Handwerkskundschaften m. Ortsansichten, Bd.2, Nr. 110. Unausgefüllter Handwerkskundschaft. In der oberen Hälfte Gesamtansicht von Ehrenbreitstein, darunter gest. Text: " Wir Geschworene Vor und Andero Meister . in der Chur Trierischen Residentz Thal Ehrenbreitstein bekennen . Anno 17 . ". Das Ganze eingefaßt in gest. Bordüre. Abzug Anfang des 19. Jahrh. leider flau im Druck. - Trotzdem ein sehr zu beachtendes und seltenes Blatt, da nur noch 8 weitere Exemplare bekannt sind.

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      Detroit: Sheldon & Reed, 1820. - 517pp. 20th-century cloth, gilt leather labels. Library ink stamp on titlepage. Light foxing and soiling to text, some minor wear. Very good. Early laws for Michigan Territory, including a reprinting of the ordinance creating the Northwest Territory. Michigan Territory, established in 1805, included the present states of Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Iowa, as well as part of the Dakotas. Michigan gained statehood in 1837, at which point the remaining land area fell under the title of Wisconsin Territory. Scarce and early for the region. SHOEMAKER 2253. AII (MICHIGAN) 46. SABIN 48747.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana]
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        Leben und Lehrmeinungen berühmter Physiker am Ende des XVI. und am Anfang des XVII. Jahrhunderts : als Beyträge zur Geschichte der Physiologie in engerer und weiterer Bedeutung Anselm Rixner; Thaddä Siber (Hg.) mit je einem Portrait als Frontispiz

      Sulzbach : J.E. v. Seidel, 1820-1826. - 258/ 244/296/198/258/237/245 Seiten I. Band Theophrastus Paracelsus 2. verm. Aufl. 1829 -(Porträt lose, Knick im Titelblatt) II. Band Hieronymus Cardanus 1820 III. Band Bernardinus Telesius 1820 IV. Band Franciscus Patritius 1823 V. Band Jordanus Brunus 1824 (Vermerk auf Vorsatz) VI. Band Thomas Campanella 1826 VII. Band Joh.Bapt. v. Helmont 1826 alle: gut erhalten, Einband an den Kanten etwas berieben, Ecken leicht bestoßen, Seiten teils etw. stockfleckig, bei Band 1 Porträtblatt lose u. Knick im Titelblatt, Bleistift-Anstreichungen sehr selten komplett und mit einheitl. Ebd.angeboten! Das Impressum finden Sie unter „More Information About This Seller", die Informationen zum Widerrufsrecht, die AGB und die Datenschutzerklärung unter „Terms of Sale". Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 1750

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat-Fischer - Preise inkl. MWST]
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        Der lange verborgene Freund, oder, Getreuer und Christlicher Unterricht fur jedermann: enthaltend wunderbare und probmassige Mittel und Kunste, sowohl fur die Menschen als das Vieh; mit vielen Zeugen bewiesen in diesem Buch, und wovon das Mehrste noch wenig bekannt ist, und zum allersten Mal in America im Druck erschient. Reading, Pennsylvania

      "Gedrucht fur den Verfasser" [printed by Carl Augustus Bruckman], Reading, PA 1820 - (6 7/8 x 4 1/8 inches). 100pp. (Browning, minor loss to lower corners of B1 and B2). Contemporary half sheep and hand-coloured patterned paper covered boards (minor loss to paper of upper cover) A legendary work of Pennsylvania German folk magic and remedies, in its exceedingly rare first edition. This work (probably based on earlier works of folk magic in the European tradition such as the various works attributed to Albertus Magnus), was reprinted many times and became closely associated with the Pennsylvania Dutch magic tradition known as Braucherei. Often referred to as the "pow- wow book" in translation (indeed, still in print today), it is a work of broad appeal, as so many of the spells, recipes and remedies are universally applicable to rural concerns, especially those pertaining to both human and animal health. The supposedly occult powers of the book figure in works of fiction as well. Unsurprisingly, this first edition is rare, for all editions saw heavy use. Three copies are located in OCLC; of these, only one copy is located in North America (American Antiquarian Society). Austin 922; Shaw & Shoemaker 1642; Boette & Tannhof 2462. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        ROM. "Prospect von Rom mit den (!) Grabmal des Kaisers Tiberius". Gesamtansicht mit Blick auf die Engelsburg, rechts der Petersdom, links das Augustusmausoleum, im Vordergrund Landleute mit Kühen, Reiter sowie ein großer Baum.

      - Altkol. Umrißradierung von Friedrich Wizani nach Pignatelli bei Kleist in Dresden, um 1820, 38 x 53,5 cm. Thieme-Becker Bd. XXXVI, S. 158. - Friedrich Wizani wurde 1770 in Dresden geboren. Er starb 1835 ebenda. Berühmt wurde er durch seine Ansichten in "Aberlis Manier". - Oben und an den Seiten mit einem schmalen Rand um die Einfassungslinie, alle vier Ecken mit professionell restaurierten Einrissen. Schöne und sehr seltene Radierung des gesuchten Meisters in feinem Altkolorit.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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       Firenze, Leon. Ciardetti 1820-21. 6 vols. 4°. (1) 262 (1); 363 (1); 306 (1); 368 (1); 329 (1): 394 (2) S. mit Titelportr. u. 21 Kupfertaf. HLdr. d. Zt. Mit Rückengoldpräg. u. marmorierten Buchdeckeln. Kanten berieb., leicht stockfleckig. Exlibris.Vittorio Alfieri, (1749 in Asti gest.1803 in Florenz) war einer der bedeutendsten italienischen Dichter und Dramatiker des 18. Jahrhunderts. Seine streng formalen, klassischen Tragödien waren durchdrungen von den republikanischen Freiheitsgedanken des späten 18. Jahrhunderts und seiner Abscheu gegenüber jeder Form von Tyrannei. Dadurch hatten seine Werke großen Einfluss auf die italienische Freiheitsbewegung des 19. Jahrhunderts, das Risorgimento - Con un ritratto di Alfieri inc. da. G. Cantini e 21 tavole n. t. davanti a ciascuna tragedia finem. inc. in rampe per lo più da Ant. Verico e Carlo Lasinio. Dedica dell` editore al conte D. Boutourlin. Precedono la lunga `Lettura di Ranieri de` Calsabigi all` autore sulle quattro sue prime tragedie`, la `Risposta` ed il `Parere sull` arte comica in Italia` dell`Alfieri. Bella, accurata e non comune edizione. Esempl. magnifico, a pieni margini (rare fioriture della carta). Versand D: 4,00 EUR Literatur, Theater

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        Poems descriptive of Rural Life and Scenery.

      London: printed for Taylor and Hessay; and E. Drury,, 1820. Duodecimo (178 × 105 mm). Original boards, title label to spine, edges untrimmed. With the half-title and errata slip, with the glossary and 10 pp. publisher's advertisements bound at the rear. Ownership blind-stamp "Diana Lenygon" to front free endpaper. Rebacked, boards worn and the corners and stained, some spots and marks internally but still on the whole a very good copy. First edition of John Clare's first book, first issue with the errata slip, one of 1,000 copies published 15 January 1820, this copy in the original boards. John Clare (1793-1864) was a farm labourer's son, and gained his first significant taste in poetry from reading James Thompson's The Seasons. In order to forestall his parents' eviction from their home, he offered his own poems to a local bookseller Edward Drury, cousin to John Taylor of the publishers Taylor & Hessay (who had published Keats's poems). The resulting volume, Poems Descriptive of Rural Life and Scenery, was something of a publishing sensation, the 1,000 copies of the first edition selling out in two months. Clare was celebrated as being tantamount to an English Robert Burns, and his poetic talents, seemingly springing from nowhere, caught the attention of a reading public fascinated by the idea of "inspiration" and its sources in Nature. As well as being, in the words of his biographer Jonathan Bate, "the greatest labouring-class poet that England has ever produced", Clare is now considered an important proto-environmentalist voice; his poetry is particularly valuable for having expressed, in an authentic vernacular tongue (the publishers appended a 4 page glossary to explain Clare's rustic vocabulary), an elegiac celebration of wild rural England before it was wiped out by the Enclosure Acts. This copy has an appropriately rural contemporary pencil ownership inscription to the rear advertisement leaf, of Edward Thompson, a farmer of Greatford, Lincolnshire, whose servant is recorded in the 1840 Farmer's Magazine as winning a prize for ploughing.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        \"Pyrmont mit seinen Umgebungen\". Stadtplan mit der Umgebung bis Holzhausen und Löwensen, mit Bomberg, Königsberg und Saline. Umrahmt ist der Plan von 12 Teilansichten aus Stadt und Umgebung.

       Kupferstich von C. Teichmüller und W. Wagner bei Rocca, um 1820, 41 x 52 cm. Vier größere Ansichten in den Ecken zeigen Motive aus Pyrmont, die 8 kleineren Ansichten zeigen Schauspielhaus, Conditorei, Dunsthöhle, Schellenberg, Friedenstal u.a. Unten Feld mit gestochenen Erklärungen a - g und 1 - 70. Versand D: 6,00 EUR Niedersachsen, Souvenir-Blätter

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Bierl]
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        De aure et auditu hominis et animalium. Pars I: De aure animalium aquatilium (alles Erschienene).

      Leipzig Fleischer 1820 - (26,5 x 22,5 cm). (2) 134, 34 S. Mit 10 teils gefalteten Kupfertafeln. Moderner Pappband im Stil der Zeit. Einzige Ausgabe. - "Weber began with research in anatomy and discovered several important structures, some of which still bear his name - for instance, Weber's ossicles, which form a chain of small bones on each side of the air bladder, and the ear atrium of some fishes (the Weberian apparatus). This work marked the beginning of a series of comparative embryological and paleontological studies that led to the discovery of the intermediary stages between the primitive structures of the splanchno-cranium and the middle ear auditory ossicles of mammals - a brilliant step in demonstrating the links between isolated facts and continuity in the evolution of structure and function" (DSB). - Stempel auf Titel. Stellenweise etwas stockfleckig bzw. gebräunt, sonst gut erhalten. - DSB 14, 199; Garrison-Morton 1556; Nissen ZBI 4348; MNE II, 345 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Gerhard Gruber]
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        L'AMERIQUE [caption title]

      Paris: Chez Tessari, 1820. Some minor dust soiling in margins. Overall a very nice image with good coloring. Archivally matted, protected with mylar. An attractive allegorical rendition of America in the form of an American Indian woman in fanciful indigenous costume. She is shown from the waist up, wears a headdress and has one breast exposed. The image is captioned as "dessiné par Vauthier," which refers to the noteworthy artist, Jules Antoine Vauthier. The image was engraved by Bertrand. A neo-classical vision of America in the form of an Indian queen, beautifully colored by hand.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana]
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        Fernsicht, "Calw. Meinen lieben Anverwandten daselbst gewidmet".

      - Umrißlithographie n. Fritz Weckherlin, um 1820, 20 x 29 Sehr selten !! - Nicht bei Schefold. Nicht bei Winkler, Inkunabeln der Lithographie. - Blick von einer Anhöhe zum Ort. Im Vordergrund 2 junge Männer, von denen einer zeichnet.- Oben links etwas fleckig.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        TA., Ruine "Streitberg".

      - Lithographie v. Cogels, vor 1820, 19,5 x 28 Winkler, Inkunabeln der Lithographie, Nr. 130 / 45.

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        Lettres à M. Malthus, sur différens sujets d'économie politique, notamment sur les causes de la stagnation générale du commerce

      Chez Bossange, Père et Fils, Libraires, Paris 1820 - Reliure demi-veau à 5 nerfs, coins cachés en toile vert claire. Signet en tissu vert. Tranche de tête dorée. 1820. 21,5x14 cm. (8)184 pages. BON ETAT. Tranche de tête empoussiérée. Quelques légères éraflures sur les mors-cuir. Bords des plats, nerfs et coiffes sont frottés. Inscriptions au crayon en bas du faux-titre. Quelques feuillets non coupés. Rousseurs sur les pages. Salissures et mouillure angulaire sur les premières pages. Reliure solide. Poids hors emballage : 370 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Livres-émoi]
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        [Jones, Ebenezer- Two Manuscript poems] "Despair" and "Song"

      Two large sides of one sheet, two poems, nine total stanzas, about 80 lines, some edits including a few lines totally crossed out. Ebenezer Jones (1820-1860) was a poet and close friend of Dante Gabriel Rossetti and of the broader Rossetti family. His poetry saw little acclaim during his life, however, after Gabriel wrote in "Notes and Queries" that he [Jones] would some day be disinterred (William Bell Scott also agreeing), his popularity began to grow, with not a few of his poems brought into publication. Two poems are here written out in holograph by Jones, entitled: "Despair" and "Song." The latter appears in 'The Oxford Book of Verse' (Quiller-Couch, 1919) beginning: "WHEN the world is burning, Fired within, yet turning/ Round with face unscathed; /Ere fierce flames, uprushing,/ O'er all lands leap, crushing. /Till earth fall, fire-swathed,/ Up amidst the meadows,/ Gently through the shadows, /Gentle flames will glide,/ Small, and blue, and golden..." etc.

      [Bookseller: Nudelman Rare Books]
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        Odes of Anacreon - Translated Into English Verse with Notes

      London: James Carpenter, 1820. Two volumes complete - Volume One - xlvi, [2], 50-175pp, [1] and Volume Two - 148pp. Contemporary full morocco, semi-raised bands, spines in six panels, title in gilt to second panel, volume number to fifth, remaining panels gilt with flower corner pieces and central fleur de lis, covers with thick and thin fillet bordering an anthemion roll frame with a central arabesque, gilt roll to edges, gilt flower roll to inner edges, watered silk doublures, a.e.g. with attractive fore-edge paintings to each volume; volume one showing four cherubs frolicking in an urn and volume two showing an old man under a blanket talking to a cherub who is holding a cup. Slightly rubbed to extremities, small ink spot to upper cover of volume one and lower cover of volume two. One or two spots of foxing, some off setting from frontispiece on to title, frontispiece probably lacking tissue guard, but generally bright and clean. Each volume with Selborne library stamp to foot of reverse of title and once to bottom margin of text leaf, volume one with small book label of Marion C. Walker to reverse of silk endpaper, small amount of glue remnant where a previous owners' book plate has been removed. Pencilled note to endpaper stating the book was from James Toovey's library (possibly the glue remnant mentioned above, it could well have been an oval bookplate like Toovey's); another pencilled note in the same hand notes that the binding is by Edwards of Halifax, though there is no direct evidence of this. The fore-edges appear to be initialled but I cannot make the initials out. The fore-edges look, to me, like they have some age, but Weber notes that most fore-edge paintings are twentieth century in origin. Reprint. Full Morocco. Very Good. 12mo. Fore-edge Painting.

      [Bookseller: Zetetic Books]
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      Neu-Market, Va.: Salomen Henkel, 1820. Woodcut frontispiece and titlepage vignette. 12mo. Original cloth backed, paper covered boards, decorated with woodcuts of an elephant and a rooster. Boards very lightly stained. Internally bright and clean. A near fine copy, in original condition. Styled "Second edition" on the titlepage, though with a pagination conforming to the first edition. A charming speller and alphabet book for children, produced by the Henkel family press in New Market, Virginia in 1806. Led by the renowned preacher, Paul Henkel, they established the first Lutheran publishing house in the United States. The Henkels published numerous Christian catechisms, hymn books, and other works. The present title is a wonderful example of their pedagogical efforts, designed to teach children to read and spell in German, thereby perpetuating German culture and language in the United States. SWEM 8228. SHAW & SHOEMAKER 1569.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana]
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        The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments Vol 5, containing the New Testament

      Serampore [India]: Printed at the Mission Press 8vo (20.5 cm; 8.125"). 649 pp.. 1820 First and apparently sole printing of any portion of the Bible in Bikaneri (a.k.a.Vikanera), a Marwari language of the Rajasthan region of India. The text is in Devangari characters with an added title-page in English that reports the text was "translated from the originals into the Vikanera language by the Serampore missionaries." The title-page also makes clear that this was meant to be vol. V of a complete translation of the Bible, but that project was never completed and it seems no other books of the Bible have been translated into the language. The non-English title-page reads, in transliteration: "Svaraki sagali katha, jake adamyamkem uddharavei aura calanavei codem karyochem, u, Dharma pustaka, unko chedalo virada, va mhakem taranavala Bhagavanna Yisukhrishtaka phayadaki, Mangalika vatam." => The paper used for the text seems to be native-made laid stock. WorldCat and NUC combine to locate only six copies in U.S. libraries, one of which is this one, properly deaccessioned. Provenance: Ex–Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School library; properly deaccessioned. Contemporary boards covered with blue paper a bit scuffed, soiled, and with areas of wear; original paper shelfback replaced with cloth of a closely matching color. A very little library pencilling; no stamps.

      [Bookseller: Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Co]
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        Ivanhoe, 3 Volumes

      Edinburgh: Archibald Constable and Co, 1820. Copyright date is 1820, 1st edition, 1st printing.Scott, Sir Walter. Ivanhoe. Edinburgh: for Archibald Constable and Co, 1820. 3 volumes. With half-titles, first volume wanting leaf 79/80, second volume lacking one preliminary leaf, third volume lacking leaf 15/16. Period half-calf over marbled boards, rebacked, with light wear to extremities. Early ownership inscription to half-title leaves (dated 1821), some detached leaves, generally clean though with some minor stains and light foxing in places, a few short closed tears. First edition, first issue of this classic work. . 1st Edition. hard Covers. Good/no dust Jacket. 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Collectible.

      [Bookseller: Mclin Haven]
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        Neues Gesangbuch für die evangelisch-lutherische Gemeinde zu Luneburg, in Nova Scotia, nebst einem kleinen Catechismus Lutheri, kurzem Inbegriff der christlichen Lehre und Gebeten

      J.B.G Vogel, London 1820 - [1]-374, [8], [2], [1]-54, [43]-63 pages AND [1]-42 supplied in another contemporary copy - please see below. Measures 18 x 11 cm; 7 x 4.5 inches. Three works, including the rare hymn book and short Catechism prepared for the first Lutheran congregation in Canada. Scarce in any condition and variant of collation. This copy came to us with rudimentary old sewn repairs to cracked dry spine and with some leaves loose. It has been sympathetically restored by Peter Gregoroff using old leather to replace the spine, retaining original leather boards; it is complete as originally bound. As is the case with three other copies we consulted, the first 42 pages of Catechism at rear were not originally bound in. Page 43, where begin the Verschiedene Gebete, follows directly from blank endpaper after page 54 of the Episteln und Evangelia. We have seen only two copies complete with full Catechism bound in, one belonging to Temme's daughter. We have a defective copy of the Neues Gesangbuch [beginning at p. 167] that has the complete Catechism at rear. This is offered alongside the bound volume, so you will have the three works complete. In the restoration of this binding we chose not to shoe-horn in the 42 pages from the defective copy, but rather retain the original as issued/bound. [The defective copy has both the Episteln und Evangelia and the Kurzer Inbegrif Catechism complete.] The three works have separate title pages: the Neues Gesangbuch, the 54 page Episteln und Evangelia and [in the ancillary volume] the short catechism prepared by Ferdinand Temme for his Lunenburg congregation: Kurzer Inbegrif [sic] der christlichen Lehre in Fragen und Antworten nach Dr. Martin Luthers Katechismus zum auswendiglernen bestimmt für die Konfirmanden der Hochdeutschen Gemeine im Brittischen Nordamerika. The title page for this short Catechism [also London: Vogel, 1820] is placed between pages 18 and 19 of the work, as it is in the two complete copies we have consulted. Worldcat shows only the Toronto Public Library holding a copy of the Lunenburg Gesangbuch (with full title including all 3 works but without the 63 page Temme work in collation). Worldcat shows only one copy of the Temme Kurzer Inbegrif, also Toronto. Ferdinand Conrad Temme was the third Lutheran pastor to service the Lunenburg Nova Scotia area communities. A distinguished career of pedagogy in his homeland was interrupted by Napoleonic invasion from which he fled to Pennsylvania to serve as a pastor, from whence he was called to fill a vacancy in Lunenburg: "I reluctantly accepted this call, for reasons to myself to this day unaccountable and unknown, and on the 5th of February, 1808, commenced the voyage to this Siberia of America. On the 28th of April in the same year, I first trod the soil of Nova Scotia, at 2 o'clock at night." [D. Luther Roth: Acadie and the Acadians, 369f.] Recognizing the need for his congregations to have access to biblical study aids Temme was instrumental in writing and having printed teachings specifically for those in his care [see Roth p.374ff]. Full leather. Binding sound and supple. Minor marginal professional repair to a few leaves. Slight cropping to fore-edge of a few leaves. Size: 12 Mo. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: The Odd Book]
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        Original ink drawing of Forum Transitorium from c. 1820.

      - Unsigned. 47,8x30 (57,5x42) cm. In newer goldframe.

      [Bookseller: Peter Grosell, Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        XXXIV (34) Kupfer zur Altdeutschen Baukunst.

      Leipzig, Verlag Gerhard Fleischer, 1820. Mit einem Titelkupfer und 34 Kupfertafeln in Folio., ohne den separaten Textteil., Gr.-Folio. OPappeinband der Zeit., Inhalt: Tafel 1: Theodorichs Grabmal zu Ravenna. Tafel 2: Sophien Kirche zu Constantinopel. Tafel 3: Eingang in den Thurm der zwey Schestern in Alhambra. Tafel 4: Grabmal des Kaysers Akkabar zu Seeundri. Tafel 5: St. Giovannni in Borgo zu Pavia. Tafel 6: Capelle der Heil. Jungfrau zu Aachen. Tafel 7: Eingang der Kirche zu Memleben. Tafel 8: Innere Ansicht der Kirche zu Memleben. Tafel 9: Morgenseite der Kirche zu Memleben. Tafel 10 bis 13: Keine Bezeichnung vorhanden. Tafel 14: Eingang der Pfarrkirche zu Gelnhausen. Tafel 16: Abendseite der Kirche zu Paulinzelle. Tafel 17: Morgenseite der Kirche zu Paulinzelle. Tafel 18: Keine Bezeichnung vorhanden. Tafel 19: Dom zu Naumburg. Tafel 20 bis 21: Keine Bezeichnung vorhanden. Tafel 22: Kirche zu St. Anna zu Freyburg in Thüringen. Tafel 23: Münster zu Strasburg. Tafel 24: St. Stephan zu Wien vordere Ansicht. Tafel 25: St. Stephan zu Wien Seiten Ansicht. Tafel 26: Münster zu Freyburg. Tafel 27: Cathedrale zu Rheims. Tafel 28: Cathedrale zu Borgos. Tafel 29: Kirche zu Batalha. Tafel 30: Münster zu York. Tafel 31: Cathedrale zu Antwerpen. Tafel 32: Keine Bezeichnung vorhanden. Tafel 33: Saeulenhaus dem Dom zu Würzburg. Tafel 34: Keine Bezeichnung vorhanden. Einband berieben und fleckig. Papier altersbedint etwas gilb und teils leicht fleckig, handschriftliche Zahl und Buchstabe von alter Hand auf vorderem Einbanddeckel, Vorsatz mit Knickspuren, sonst gutes Exemplar. Versand D: 5,00 EUR XXXIV, Architektur, Bauwesen, Stilelemente, Grundrisse, Gewölbe, Baustile, Stuckelemente, Handwerk

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat an der Nikolaikirche Einzel]
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        The Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe Embellished With Engravings From Designs By Thomas Stothard in Two Volumes

      London.: T. Cadell and W. Davies., 1820. Hardcover. Very Good/Not applicable. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Thomas Stothard.. 1st edition with Stothard copper engraved plates. Volume 1 has 92 pages of preface and life of the author also FULL bibliography of his works & vignette title page + 429 pages. Volume 2 has 415 pages and vignette title page as called for, 20 copper engraved plates + 2 vignette titles. Complete & Collated. Original 1820 cloth boards as sold, original printed paper labels on spine. Uncut edges to paper, wide margins and all on hand made paper. Condition. Some intermittent foxing, quite mild to just noticeable, mainly to several plate edges rather than pages, etc. Some foxing but light and infrequent. Last page of volume one has central crease due to careless closing and one plate torn without loss, (would repair) at page 213 of volume 1, no loss clean single tear. Cloth very good with a split started at head of volume 1 and corners a little worn. NICE period association Inscription to both volumes of "Laura Isabella Hoare. The Gift of her Affec't Sister, Mary A Prince (nee Hoare) 19th April 1839". **Both these ladies were part of the original Quaker bankers, the Gurney Barclay Hoare families, who became the global banking company Barclays, who were not without the stink of corruption in banking at the end. Tall octavo (23 x 14.5 cm or 9.2 x 6 inches). TWO Volumes. VG. 1820 *This is the adult version of the tale with Crusoe escaping the Island, settling in the Americas, involving himself killing natives in heated revenge with other English & Spanish sailors and eventually travelling to China and other Asian destinations.

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        Picturesque Illustrations of Buenos Ayres and Monte Video Consisting of Twenty-four Views: Accompanied with Descriptions of the Scenery, and of the Costumes, Manners Etc. Of the Inhabitants of Those Cities and Their Environs

      London: R. Ackermann, 1820. xxviii, 115pp, [1]; 24 plates. Handsomely rebound by Temple Bookbinders in full morocco, raised flat bands, spine in six panels, title and author labels to second and fourth panels, remaining panels gilt, covers with double panel design, inner panel with black onlay, elaborate gilt borders, gilt to inner edges with marbled endpapers. Internally some light soiling and offsetting, some plates with faint offsetting from text but generally clean, folding plates a little creased at outer edge, plates with stab-holes to outer margins. Twenty-four colour aquatint plates by T.Sutherland, G. Maile and J. Bluck after Vidal, (four folding). Housed in a modern morocco-backed cloth drop-back box with raised bands, spine in six panels, title in gilt to second panel, author to third, date to foot, with silver flower device to fourth and fifth panels. "English interest in South America flourished after the capture of Buenos Aires by Commodore Sir Home Popham and Colonel Beresford in 1806 ... Ackermann exploited the widespread and substantial interest in South American affairs that these events had aroused, through a number of fine publications including these views" (Thomson - The Exotic and the Beautiful).Tooley 495, the "only notable colour plate book dealing with the Argentine"; Abbey Travel 698; Thomson 31; Colas 3000; Brunet V:1182/83. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good. Folio.

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        Zeichenschule in Umriß und Ausführung. Zwei Hefte zu je 12 Blatt. Gezeichnet, lithogr. U. gedrkt v.L. Ekeman Alleson.

      - Kreidelithographien mit mittlerer Trennlinie um 1820. C. 25:35,5 cm. Nicht bei Winkler.- Heft 1: Rasenstücke, Häuser, Felsen, Geröll, Baumstümpfe, ast- und Blattwerk, Bäume. Heft 2: Perspektive, Bäume, Bauernkaten, Ruinen, Uferböschung, Aquädukt. Als Direktor der 1821 neu errichteten lithographischen Schule in Stuttgart wurde der aus Schwden gebürtige Lithograph und Maler lorenz Ekeman-Allesson berufen. Er war 1806 mit seiner Mutter auf ein Rittergut bei Jena gezogen, wo er als Landwirt ausgebildet werden sollte. Doch nach Ende der napoleonischen Kriege wandte er sich dem Kunststudium in Augsburg, München und Wien zu. Seine Zeichenschulen mit Naturstudien waren beliebte Anleitungen zum Zeichenunterricht an den Kunstschulen und Akademien.

      [Bookseller: Galerie Joseph Fach GmbH]
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      London: Rodwell & Martin. Very Good. 1820. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue lightly scuffed leather with a bit of color fading and light edge ware. Blind stamped with a border. Raised bands with gilt decorated panels. Sixty full page tissue protected engravings and three vignettes. (8) ,197 and (3). Deckle page edges. Prior owners book-plate. English Text; Engravings; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 197 pages .

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        Fatherless Rosa or, The Dangers of The Female Life.

      London William Emans [Thomas Kelly] 1820. 8vo. 522pp. + 1pp plates list and 1pp. ads to rear (including an ad for Huish's "Castle of Niolo" published in 1820 and "The Castle of Inchvally" by Stephen Cullen presumably an Emans reprinting of the 1796 work). Original endpapers (including an admonition against borrowing label to the front pastedown), internally clean and sharp. A very superior copy. The frontispiece portrait of Huish is present, as is the general engraved title page bearing the Kelly imprint (issued with the first installment of the 22 parts) followed by the Emans title page. It's likely that seeing as the two publisher's shared the production responsibilities for the work they issued two title pages at some point before the final installment was issued in 1821. The BL copy only has the Emans title page (as far as I can recall), and the Huish portrait is frequently missing. Regardless any imprint is scarce. Montague Summers himself only possessed the 1834 edition. A really splendid piece of Gothery.

      [Bookseller: Jonathan Kearns]
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