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        Narrative of a visit to Brazil, Chile, Peru and the Sandwich islands during the years 1821 and 1822

      first edition. Binding half green shagreen, back with five nerves decorated with fine threads and gilded friezes, marbled paper plates, guards and contreplats of handmade paper, modern binding. Illustrated book of 4 boards inset color and a folding map. Small wormholes sometimes affecting text and engravings. As is. Charles Knight London 1825 13x21,5cm relié

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Grundlinien der Philosophie des Rechts. Berlin: Nicolai, 1821.

      - First edition of the last of Hegel's major works to be published in his lifetime, with the usual additional title-page: Naturrecht und Staatswissenschaft im Grundrisse. Zum Gebrauch für seine Vorlesungen. In the preface comes Hegel's famous metaphor for philosophy's ability to understand reality only retrospectively: 'die Eule der Minerva beginnt erst mit der einbrechenden Dämmerung ihren Flug' (xxiv). ' a complete system, in which the concept of a sociology dominated by the idea of the State is laid down. It turns away from the apparent chaos of the democratic advocates of individual right in favour of an overwhelming sense that liberty cannot exist apart from order, and that the vital connexion of all parts of the body politic is the source of all good. As the family is, without contract, the instinctive realization of the moral life, so, equally without contract, the State is the fullest expression of the moral spirit, where interdependence is combined with free will. The State is the perfection of man as a finite entity, whence the spirit moves into the absolute existence of art, religion and philosophy' (Printing and the Mind of Man 283). Provenance: front free endpaper with ownership inscription of one Wilhelm Thorke, and beneath it in another hand 'Von meinem lieben Thorke [?] erhalten am 9. Februar 1833'. PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: 8vo, xxvi, 355, [1] pp., contemporary marbled boards, rubbed, worn at edges, later paper spine label to which some loss, lightly foxed throughout though less so than usual, otherwise a very good clean copy without library stamps and inscribed only on the front free endpaper. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rudi Thoemmes Rare Books]
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        Die Pfalz'.

      - Inkunabel der Lithographie v. Susenbeth n. Nicolaus Vogt & J.N. Peroux, 1821, 50 x 35,5 Illustration zur Sage; Mit Textblatt. - Jakobspilger begrüßt die Tochter des Pfalzgrafen Konrad. - (Pilger / Jakobsweg / Camino de Santiago) (hochauflösende Bilder auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - high resolution pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        Maus". Ein laufender Hund, im Hintergrund Schloß Tischnowitz (?).

      - Kreidelithographie 1821, auf Velin. 29:37 cm. Literatur: Wurzbach, Biogr. Lexikon LI, S. 80; Schwarz 4. Provenienz: Slg. Friedrich August II. von Sachsen (Lugt 971).

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        The Pastorals of Virgil...

      London: 1821. 2 vols., small 8vo, xii (-vii/viii), 12, xxiv (-i/iv), 214 pp; [I], [215]-592 pp. With an engraved frontispiece to each volume, and 230 illustrations including 17 woodcuts and 6 engraved plates by Blake, and four other designs by Blake engraved by others. Original full rose sheep, backstrips lettered in gilt, slight wear to joints and one headcap repaired. A very fine set internally perfect. Presentation copy inscribed by Thornton to his daughter. A very fine copy of a scarce work in any condition as it was issued for use in schools; the impressions of the woodcuts in this copy are the richest I have ever seen. Blake contributed 17 woodcuts to this volume (as well as 10 other plates, of which he engraved six) which were not well received; nor were they well treated by the publisher who cut down the blocks and printed them poorly. Only a few proofs before they were trimed are now extant. These blocks have remained amongst the most influential woodcuts in the history of British art and their influence can be seen from Calvert and Palmer all the way up to the present day. The blocks were saved by Linnell and were printed not long after Blake's death as separate impressions (perhaps by Calvert), and again in 1977 as a set by Iain Bain. Any impressions are now very hard to find. For a full discussion of this wonderful book, see Essick's masterly monograph A Troubled Paradise... (San Francisco: John Windle, 1999). Bentley, Blake Books, 504. Bindman 602-18. Easson and Essick I, X.

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        Les Amours du Chevalier de Faublas. Nouvelle Edition. Ornée de huit (8) superbes gravures, dessinées par Collin, élève de Girodet, gravées par les premiers artistes de Paris.

      Paris, Chez Ambroise Tardieu 1821 4 Bände. xliv, 319; 360; 403; 429 Seiten. Mit 8 erotischen Kupfertafeln von Collin. Aufwendig gestaltete Ganzlederbände der Zeit auf fünf Bünden mit je zwei Rückentitelschildchen. Dekorative Blind- und Goldprägung des Rückens und der Buchdeckel, Steh- und Innenkantenvergoldung. Marmorierte Vorsatzpapiere. Die Ecken nur leicht bestoßen. Erste Ausgabe mit den Illustrationen von Collin. - Dieser galante Roman erschien erstmals 1787-1790, zwei Jahre vor Ausbruch der Französischen Revolution, und wurde ein internationaler Erfolg in Europa. - Exlibris der Bibliothek von Frederick Seymour Clarke (Wappen mit Pfau) am Innendeckel. Bände innen gelegentlich gebräunt. Sonst schönes Exemplar in einem meisterlichen Einband. // First edition with illustrations by Collin. - Bound in contemporary full leather with decorative blind tooling to both covers and spine, gilt lettering and decor to spines, gilt framing on inside edges and marbled flypapers. 4 vols. With 8 erotic engravings by Collin. - Corners a bit, edges minimally bumped, only scattered foxing within. Else nice, clean copy. Versand D: 5,00 EUR Bücher des 19. Jahrhunderts, Erotica - Curiosa, Erotik , illustrierte Bücher, illustrated books, Literatur 18. Jahrhundert, Literatur 19. Jahrhundert, Acien Regime, Bibliophilie, Einbände, Frankreich, France, Französische Ausgaben, french editions, Französische Literatur, French literature, Litterature francaise

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        Allgemeines Kriegswörterbuch, für Offiziere aller Waffen. Mit Vorw. von G. J. v. Hoyer. 2 Bde.

      Berlin Hayn -22 1821 - XX, 518 S., 1 Bl.; X, 582 S. Mit 15 gefalt. lithogr. Tafn. Halbleinenband Erstausgabe. - Ecken bestoßen, Stockflecken. Gewicht (Gramm): 1020 [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Annuaire Nécrologique, ou Supplément Annuel ( 6 premières années - 1820-1825 ) Annuaire Nécrologique, ou Complément Annuel et Continuation de toutes les biographies ou Dictionnaires historiques ; Contenant la vie de tous les hommes célèbre par leurs écrits, leurs vertus ou leurs crimes, morts dans le cours de chaque année, à commencer de 1820. Année 1820 - 1821 - 1822 - 1823 - 1824 - 1825

      Baudouin Frères puis Ponthieu et Cie 1821 - 6 vol. in-8 reliure de l'époque demi-maroquin vert, dos lisse, Baudouin Frères puis Ponthieu et Cie, Paris, 1821-1826, 2 ff., vi-235 pp. et 1 f. (Prospectus) avec 4 planches hors texte ; 2 ff., viii-391 pp. et 1 f. (prospectus) avec 4 planches hors texte ; 2 ff., x-352 pp. avec 4 planches hors texte; 2 ff. , viii-444 pp. et 1 f. (prospectus) avec 4 planches hors texte ; 2 ff., vii-429 pp. et 1 f. (prospectus) avec 4 planches hors texte ; 2 ff., ix pp., 1 f. (prospectus), 416-16 pp. avec 4 planches hors texte Titre complet : Annuaire Nécrologique, ou Supplément Annuel ( 6 premières années - 1820-1825 ) Annuaire Nécrologique, ou Complément Annuel et Continuation de toutes les biographies ou Dictionnaires historiques ; Contenant la vie de tous les hommes célèbre par leurs écrits, leurs vertus ou leurs crimes, morts dans le cours de chaque année, à commencer de 1820. Année 1820 - 1821 - 1822 - 1823 - 1824 - 1825 Bel exemplaire des 6 premier volumes, bien complet de 24 portraits hors-texte. Langue: Français [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie du Cardinal]
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        Illustrazioni de monumenti scelti borghesiani già esistenti nella villa sul Pincio. date ora per la prima volta in luce dal cav. Gio. Gherardo De Rossi e da Stefano Piale sotto la guida di Vincenzo Feoli. Tomo I (e Tomo II)

      nella Stamperia De Romanis, in Roma 1821 - Splendide legature editoriali in pergamena con titoli in nero al piatto anteriore e al ds. Legacci in pelle. Sguardie in carta decorata. Qualche sporadica fioritura, ma esemplare in eccezionale stato di freschezza. Prima edizione postuma. Ennio Quirino Visconti (Roma 1751 - Parigi 1818) ha scritto la maggior parte delle illustrazioni che accompagnano i grandi rami raffiguranti i principali monumenti antichi raccolti dal Principe Borghese nella sua villa sul Pincio. A questi scritti, che furono ritrovati e messi a disposizione dai figli dell illustre archeologo, gli editori aggiunsero - come scrivono nell avvertimento - soltanto poche illustrazioni relative a qualche monumento minore del quale era stato già inciso il rame. Opera molta rara soprattutto quando completa e in legatura d origine. Rossetti, 11419. Provenienza: collezione Marchese Sacchetti, Roma (ex libris al contropiatto). Folio imperiale (cm. 58), 2 Voll.; antiporta f.t. incisa su rame da Pietro Fontana veneto da un disegno di Agostino Tofanelli, IV pp., 1 c.nn., 110 pp. e 48 tavv. a piena pagina; 2 cc.nn., 70 pp. e 32 tavv. Le tavole a pagina intera sono incise su rame da noti artisti contemporanei come, tra gli altri, Luigi Cunego, Gio. Batta Leonetti, Pietro Bettelini, Gio. Brunetti, Giovanni Ottaviani, Angelo Campanella, Pietro Fontana. I disegni sono, in prevalenza, di Agostino Tofanelli, Bernardino Nocchi, Domenico de Angelis, Teodoro Matteini. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Libreria Ex Libris ALAI-ILAB/LILA member]
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        The Works of Washington Irving

      London: John Murray, G. P. Putnam, Colburn & Bently and W. Wright, 1821 to 1859. Various editions and Various Issues. All twenty volumes of this complete set are in near fine condition in 3/4 crushed green levant morocco and marbled paper covered boards. The top edges of the text blocks are gilt, the end sheets are a matching marbled paper, the spines have five raised bands with gilt text in two of the compartments and gilt decorations and devices in the other compartments. The bindings are by "Trout Binder" being Samuel Trout of London who was a bookbinder during the mid to late 1800s. Each volume is an octavo measuring 8 3/4 by 5 1/2" inches. This set consists of the following volumes by Washington Irving: Four volumes of A History Of The Life and Voyages Of Christopher Columbus dated 1828 and is a first edition, third issue [to wit: Both volumes 1 and 2 show a ":" after "London" on the title page. Page 322 in volume I is misnumbered "232". Page 60 of volume III is missing its page number. The imprint at the end of volume III appears on page 415.] Five volumes of Life Of George Washington. Volume 1 is a second printing of 1856 published by G. P. Puntnam of New York; volume 2 is a first edition dated 1855 also by Putnam with the note of error on page 519; volume 3 is a first edition dated 1856 by Putnam lacking the "inserted slip with note by publisher"; volume 4 is a first edition by Putnam dated 1857; volume 5 is a Putnam first edition dated 1859. Two volumes of The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. is a "New Edition" dated 1822 by John Murray of London; Two volumes of Tales Of A Traveller dated 1824 and published by John Murray is a British first edition which appeared shortly before the American edition was printed. It is the second state as it contains the "spurious" notice on page 395 of volume 2. Two volumes of Bracebridge Hall; or, The Humorists is dated 1822 and published by John Murray of London. It is the third state of the first British Edition which initially came out only a couple of days after the first US edition was printed. (Note: there is a long tear to page 93/94 which has been professionally repaired...probably with this binding.) Two volumes of The Alhambra dated 1832 and published by Henry Colburn and Richard Bentley of London which was the first British edition. (The publisher's ads for volume 2 were stripped out for this binding.) Two volumes of Lives Of Mahomet And His Successors is dated 1850 and published by John Murray of London and was the first British edition and was printed from the American plates. Lastly, is a single volume of a second British edition of A Humourous History Of New York From The Beginning Of The World published by W. Wright of London, dated 1821. (Blackburn 11, 15, 23, 25, 27, 32, 41 and 42;

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      New Haven, 1821. Original boards. Boards uniformly worn, front board of first volume held by a single cord. Map in fourth volume detached, titlepage of first volume torn with loss of upper outer corner, affecting two letters in first word of title. Overall, a good set. Untrimmed. In slipcases, gilt stamped spines (head of slipcase of second volume split). One of the classics of American travel and descriptive literature, probably the best description of New England in the early 19th century. It encapsulates Dwight's travels over several decades, with excellent descriptions of most of the major sites and towns. HOWES D612.

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        Original Photograph

      Sixteenth president of the United States. Pioneering Scottish-born photographer Alexander Gardner (1821-82) -- whose work is often mistaken for that of his one-time employer, Mathew Brady -- photographed Lincoln on seven occasions, including some of the best known Lincoln portraits taken near the end of the president's life. Offered here is an original print produced by pioneering 20th century photography historian/collector FREDERICK HILL MESERVE (1865-1962). Known as "America's first great photograph collector," Meserve saved countless original Brady and other negatives from destruction and assigned numbers to Lincoln photographs ("Meserve numbers") still used today. Glossy heavy stock 8" X 10", n.p., n.y. [ca. 1940s]. Very good. Minor edgewear. Famed studio portrait depicting a seated President Lincoln in three-quarter's view facing right, left hand holding a newspaper and right hand holding eyeglasses. On the verso, near the bottom as was his custom, Meserve boldly pencils in his distinctive hand: "Abraham Lincoln / (Meserve No. 54) / By Gardner Aug. 9, 1863." The immediacy of any Meserve print is startling, for we've grown accustomed to seeing later generation reproductions of this portrait in books and other forms. A superb, rare piece printed by the preeminent photography historian of the 20th century.

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        Note sur le calcul des teintes que la polarisation développe dans les lames cristallisées'. Pp. 101-112, 167-192, 312-316 in: Annales de Chimie et Physique, vol. 17 (Dix-Septieme). BIOT: 'Remarques de Biot sur un rapport lu, le 4 juin 1821, à l’Académie des Sciences, par MM. Arago et Ampère' (pp. 225-258). ARAGO: 'Examen des Remarques de M. Biot' (258-272); ARAGO & AMPÈRE: 'Rapport fait l'Academie des Sciences le lundi 4 juin 1821 sur un memoire de M. Fresnel, relatif aux couleurs des lames cristallisées douées de la double réfraction' (80-101).

      Paris: Crochard, 1821. - First Edition of a 'major controversy . . . one that marks the first public encounter between a selectionist and a wave theorist' (Buchwald, 1989, p. 214) -- Fresnel and Biot -- that also involved their contemporaries Arago and Ampère. 'The nasty confrontation between Arago and Biot that Fresnel so vividly described marks an epoch in the history of the wave theory' (Buchwald, p. 238). Entire volume offered. 448 pp; plates (2 folding). Contemporary boards. Edges slightly worn, else Very Good. Fresnel's 'Calcul des teintes' paper, as it is referred to by Jed Z. Buchwald in his The Rise of the Wave Theory of Light: Optical Theory and Experiment in the Early Nineteenth Century (1989; the bibliographic entry for the paper is 1821c), was reprinted in Vol. I, pp. 609-653 of Fresnel's Oeuvres (1827). In this paper Fresnel 'detailed his new hypothesis that light is always asymmetric' (Buchwald, p. 390). Biot's paper is reprinted in Fresnel's Oeuvres (pp. 569-590), as is Arago's (591-600); the trio forms much of the basis for Buchwald's discussion of the complex problems -- and Fresnel's eventual solution -- of diffraction, polarization, etc., on pp. 212-62. On pp. 227-8, Buchwald quotes a passage from Fresnel 1821c, 611-12, then follows: 'However, with this hypothesis alone one cannot explain any better than before why Fresnel's and Arago's rules [for the interference of polarized light] work. Moreoever, as it stands one would be at a loss to explain why the asymmetry sometimes rotates and sometimes does not -- whereas before one could at least understand that a wave might have both a longitudinal and a transverse component. Accordingly Fresnel did not introduce this new hypothesis without also suggesting a unifying physical interpretation for it: namely, that the asymmetry in question occurs entirely in the plane of the wave, so that light waves are always completely transverse. Fresnel carefully emphasized this idea in the spring of 1821, and it is worth quoting from him at some length because it is the only evidence we have from near the period when he developed his new understanding [my emphasis].' Buchwald then quotes from Fresnel 1821c, 635-36, and follows, "Implicit in this physical hypothesis is a new, and difficult, understanding of the function of the principle of interference, one that permits it to be used in a very general manner" (p. 229). Buchwald begins chapter 9, 'A Case of Mutual Misunderstanding', by quoting the letter from Fresnel to his brother Léonor that 'so vividly described' the Arago-Biot confrontation, then adds, 'Scarcely two years after Fresnel had won the prize for his diffraction memoir, the Academy ordered printed, over Biot's explicit and public objections, Fresnel's account of chromatic polarization. The members did not accept the report, but apparently only because Arago had insisted that they do so (and he in any case had the report printed in the Annales almost immediately [Arago and Fresnel 1821] [pp. 80-101 in the volume offered here; pp. 553-68 in Fresnel, Oeuvres]. This was a stunning personal victory for Arago and a stinging public defeat for Biot. Years before, Biot had snatched the field away from Arago; now, by proxy at least, Arago took it back. . . . The events that culminated in this bitter confrontation are somewhat tangled, in part because Fresnel's memoir was not printed until the Oeuvres. Instead, Arago printed Fresnel's 'Calcul des teintes' in three parts in the Annales. However, at the end of his report Arago remarks that the first memoir discussed in it was submitted to the Academy on 7 October 1816, and it was followed by 'a supplement' on 19 January 1818. There were in addition several notes that Fresnel gave to Arago and Ampère (almost certainly just shortly before the report was written)' (Buchwald, p. 238; the remainder of the chapter, pp. 239-51, discusses Arago's and Biot's polemical reports). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Wappenbuch des gesammten Adels des Konigreichs Baiern. Aus der Adelsmatrikel gezogen. Bände I-IV in 4 Bänden.

      Nürnberg, Tyroff, 1818-, 1821. - circa 22,5 x 14, 3 cm. 4 gestochene Titel, Register, 400 Kupferstiche mit Wappen Bedruckte Original-Broschuren Wappenbuch des gesammten Adels des Konigreichs Baiern. Aus der Adelsmatrikel gezogen. Bände I-IV mit allen 400 Wappenstichen und dazugehörigen Registern. Tyroff selbst gab über mehrere Jahrzehnte hinweg 14 Bände, seine Nachfolger bis 1872 nochmals weitere - Gut erhalten, kaum angestaunbt, teils gelockert, teils etwas gelöst. Komplett und ganz unbeschnitten in den originalen Umschlägen.

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        A treatise on the diseases of the chest . . . with a preface and notes by John Forbes, M.D.

      T. and G. Underwood, London 1821 - Laennec, René Théophile Hyacinth (1781-1826). A treatise on the diseases of the chest, in which they are described according to their anatomical characters, and their diagnosis established on a new principle by means of acoustick instruments. Translated by John Forbes (1787-1861). 8vo. [4], vii-xl, [2], [1], 2-437, [3]pp. 8 engraved plates by John Pope Vibert (1797-1865). London: T. and G. Underwood, 1821. Modern half morocco gilt in antique style, in a half morocco drop-back box. Old library stamp almost invisibly removed from margin of title with no loss of text or margins. Plates slightly foxed but a fine copy from the Max Miller collection. Later owner’s bookplate on front pastedown. First Edition in English of Laennec’s De l’Auscultation médiate (1819), printed in an edition of only 500 copies, compared to the total printing of 3600 copies that comprised the two states of the first edition in French. Laennec’s invention of the stethoscope, which he announced in his 1819 treatise, provided the first adequate method for diagnosing diseases of the thorax and represented the greatest advance in physical diagnosis between Auenbrugger’s percussion and Röntgen’s discovery of x-rays. Forbes abridged parts of Laennec’s work, omitted others, and condensed the remainder, reducing it to about half of its original length. Although he greatly underestimated the influence the stethoscope was to have on medicine, Forbes nevertheless was as responsible as anyone else for introducing and popularizing the use of the stethoscope in the English-speaking world. According to a letter from Forbes to Laennec, all 500 copies of the small English printing had been sold by September 1823. This suggests that the initial reception of the stethoscope was slow in England; however, by the time of the second English edition (1827), demand for the instrument had widened exponentially. Bishop, "Reception of the stethoscope and Laennec’s book," Thorax (1981): 36, 487-92. Norman 1256. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      New York, 1821. Folding frontispiece map. Later half calf and marbled boards, spine gilt. Hinges a bit worn, but still sound. Moderately foxed. A few small tears in map; one other small tear neatly repaired. About very good. First and only edition. A guide to East Florida at the time it was ceded to the U.S., designed to attract investors and settlers to the "Forbes Purchase," encompassing over one million acres on the Apalachicola bay and river. An appendix reprints some historical documents, including a bilingual version of the treaty of cession. Sabin does not note the map, and Howes states it was not issued in all copies. It depicts the Apalachicola river and bay, and includes a plan of the proposed town of Colinton with street names, squares, etc. SABIN 25046. STREETER SALE 1205. CLARK II:203. HOWES F243. SERVIES 1078.

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        The Pastorals of Virgil.

      - London: 1821. 2 vols., small 8vo, xii (-vii/viii), 12, xxiv (-i/iv), 214 pp; [I], [215]-592 pp. With an engraved frontispiece to each volume, and 230 illustrations including 17 woodcuts and 6 engraved plates by Blake, and four other designs by Blake engraved by others. Original full rose sheep, backstrips lettered in gilt, slight wear to joints and one headcap repaired. A very fine set internally perfect. Presentation copy inscribed by Thornton to his daughter. A very fine copy of a scarce work in any condition as it was issued for use in schools; the impressions of the woodcuts in this copy are the richest I have ever seen. Blake contributed 17 woodcuts to this volume (as well as 10 other plates, of which he engraved six) which were not well received; nor were they well treated by the publisher who cut down the blocks and printed them poorly. Only a few proofs before they were trimed are now extant. These blocks have remained amongst the most influential woodcuts in the history of British art and their influence can be seen from Calvert and Palmer all the way up to the present day. The blocks were saved by Linnell and were printed not long after Blake's death as separate impressions (perhaps by Calvert), and again in 1977 as a set by Iain Bain. Any impressions are now very hard to find. For a full discussion of this wonderful book, see Essick's masterly monograph A Troubled Paradise. (San Francisco: John Windle, 1999). Bentley, Blake Books, 504. Bindman 602-18. Easson and Essick I, X. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        TA., Gotische Kirche, Ansicht der "Kirche zu Kiedrich im Rheingau", i. Vgr. Prozession.

      - Lithographie m. Tonplatte v. Kammerer n. Schönfeld, 1821, 31 x 23,5 (H)

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        Théorie de la statistique.

      Genua, Cypographie Ponthenier, 1821. 8:o. (8),79,(1 blank,2) s. Läckert samtida alrotsmarmorerat skinnbd med guldornerad rygg, röd titeletikett av saffian och gula snitt. Pärmarna med guldornerade bårder och kantdekor. Ngt lagerfläckig.. Den tryckta dedikationen till konsulskollegorna i Marocko är daterad Tanger den 25 augusti 1821. Jacob Gråberg (1776-1847), efter 1810 med tillägget di/af Hemsö efter sin gotländska hemförsamling Hemse, gick tidigt till sjöss och bosatte sig sedan i Genua för att några år senare bli sekreterare vid svenska konsulatet i Tanger och konsul i Tripolis. Genom en flitig produktion av inlägg och uppsatser i många ämnesområden vann han en viss ryktbarhet och medlemsskap i ett flertal lärda sällskap, bl.a. 68 olika akademier! Denna skrift lät författaren trycka på egen bekostnad och den översattes till tyska 1835

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        Autograph Letter Signed „Gu. Flaubert".

      n. p., n. d. ("nuit de mardi") - 8vo. 3 1/2 pp. To [Ernest] Feydeau, with 4 lines of verse, Characteristically exuberant nocturnal note by Flaubert to his close friend Ernest Feydeau (1821-1873). He begins, in translation: „I do not know who wrote 'I would like to throw the world on its face!' - a desire which I share. It sounds Biblical? But it is maybe from Shakespeare?" He continues with some literary gossip ("quel bouquin emmerdant!") and closes with a poetic fragment that he found in his papers which Flaubert stipulates "Please note: should be shouted:"Let me celebrate youWomen, treasures of love that the AlmightyDeigned to send us on a merciful dayTo relieve our boredom!"

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        Grundlinien der Philosophie des Rechts.

      Berlin: In der Nicolaischen Buchhandlung 1821. Erstausgabe. XXVI, 355 S. OPbd. m. Rückenvergold. 20x13 cm. (Versandstufe 2). - ERSTAUSGABE, KEIN REPRINT!! - Ebd. stärker berieben, Buchecken und -kanten bestoßen, Besitzervermerk auf Vorsatz, Vor- und Nachsatz gering fleckig, insgesamt sehr schönes Exemplar. Versandkostenfreie Lieferung Philosophie, Hegel, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich.

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        Denkmal auf das Grab der beyden letzten Grafen von Purgstall. Gesetzt von ihrem Freunde (.). Gedruckt als Handschrift für Freunde. Mit einem Wappenkupfer a.d. Titelrückseite, zwei gestochenen, gefalteten Ansichten (G.M.VISCHER Geograph del.), zwei lithogr. Portraits, Noten im Text und auf elf gefalteten Seiten.

      gedruckt bey Anton Strauß, Wien 1821 - Gr-8°. (2) Bll., 258 S., 11 gefaltete S., (1) Bl. Druckfehler. Braunroter Halbchagrinband d.Zt. mit Rückentitel und –linienvergoldung. Ecken etwas bestossen, leicht berieben. Erste Ausgabe (Goedeke VII,762,55). – Nur die Notenseiten in den Rändern stockfleckig, sonst nahezu fleckfrei, auf Velin. Von HAMMER stammt die Vorrede mit den Biographien der beiden letzten Grafen, deren Frau bzw. Mutter JANE ANNE CRANSTON aus Schottland war. Einige der im Hauptteil abgedruckten Texte der Verstorbenen haben einen starken Bezug zu England bzw. Schottland (eine Reisebeschreibung des Vaters, Aufsätze in Englisch und Übersetzungen aus dem Englischen des Sohnes). Von dem jung gestorbenen Sohn WENZESLAUS RAFAEL GOTTFRIED (1798 – 1817) stammen Aufsätze über Musik und die Kompositionen im Anhang zu Texten von GOETHE („Nur wer die Sehnsucht kennt“, „Singet nicht in Trauertönen“), MATTHISSON, TH.KÖRNER und L.RELLSTAB. Die beiden Ansichten des Stammsitzes Riegersburg sind von den Orig.-Platten abgezogen. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Bolling's Dam, Petersburgh, Virginia

      Philadelphia: published by M. Carey & Son, 1821. Aquatint by Hill after Shaw, coloured by hand. Laid on archival mat board, 3 inch repaired tear in lower margin, not touching the image. In fine French washline mat. A rare example of a print from an extremely rare work that is now considered to be a 'milestone in American printmaking ... a foundation book for American color-plate publication, being the first publication in the United States of larger colored landscapes essentially scenic in effect" (Koke). This sweeping image of Bolling's Dam, Petersburgh, Virginia is from a suite of twenty plates published under the general title 'Picturesque Views of American Scenery'. The original intention had been to publish 36 plates in six parts but the work was abandoned after only four parts had appeared (published primarily by Matthew Carey & Son). Thomas Ash acquired the rights to the set and republished them in 1835. Any examples from either edition are now rare. Joshua Shaw, a British-born landscape artist of note, was inspired by the magificence of the American landscape ("in no other quarter of the globe are the majesty and loveliness of nature more strikingly conspicuous than in America."). Shaw set out to popularise the picturesque in America. His beautiful images were skillfully interpreted by engraver John Hill and the results can rightly be said to have been one of elements which led to the growth of what became the Hudson River School of landscape painting. The popularity of the Hudson River School from the mid-1820s onwards, paid dividends for the Shaw's work as well and Thomas Ash was encouraged to reprint the series in 1835. Deak 315.18; cf. Fielding 644-662; cf. Howes S345; Koke, Checklist of John Hill 54 (1st state); cf. Reese, American Color Plate Books 5; cf. Stauffer 1343; cf. Stokes III:567; cf. Sabin 79935.

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      Guatemala, 1821. Folio. Stitched as issued. Light foxing to edges, single wormhole. Very clean. Very good plus. A decree compiled by a royal commission regarding education standards for Spanish held Guatemala. It covers the topics of language, medicine, theology, philosophy and civil jurisprudence. A list of approved authors is provided at the end of the decree and is signed by Carlos Luis de Urrutia, military commander of Guatemala. The decree was published and distributed less than a year before Guatemala established its independence from Spain on Sept. 15, 1821. Not in OCLC.

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        MAINAU. "Vue de L'Isle de Meynau dans le Lac de Constance".

      - Aquatinta, in Schwarz und Blau gedruckt, von Hausheer nach L. Bleuler, 1821, 19 x 29 cm. Schefold 29901. - Aus der 1821 erschienen Folge "Vues des bords du Rhin". - Sehr breitrandig und tadellos erhalten.

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        Oeuvres complètes. Revues, corrigées, augmentées, imprimées sous les yeux de l'auteur, et orné de gravures. 12 Bände in 7 Bänden.

      Paris, Alexis Eymery 1821/22. - 8°. Mit 8 (von wohl 14) gest. Frontispices. Pappbde. d.Z. mit goldgepr. Rückenschildern und leichter Rückenvergoldung (etwas berieben). Entspricht der parallel erschienenen Duodez-Ausgabe. - Bd. 1/2: Adèle de Sénange; Charles et Marie. - Bd. 3/4: Eugénie et Mathilde. - Bd. 5/6: Eugénie et Mathilde; Eugéène de Rothelin. - Bd. 7: La comtesse de Fargy. - Bd. 8: La comtesse de Fargy (Fortsetzung). - Bd. 9/10: Emile et Alphonse. - Bd. 11/12: Mademoiselle de Tournon. - Alle Bände mit ExLibris, stellenweise etwas fleckig. Lang fr

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      Boston: Wells and Lilly, 1821. Contemporary straight-grained red morocco with boards, spine, edges, and dentelles all elaborately gilt. Scattered light foxing. Fine. [with:] [MANUSCRIPT LETTER, SIGNED, FROM JOHN ADAMS TO DANIEL WEBSTER]. Dec. 23, 1821. [2]pp. with integral address leaf. Very good. Each document in a cloth chemise, together in a half morocco and cloth clamshell case. A presentation copy, inscribed by Daniel Webster on the titlepage: "Mr. Webster desires Mr. Boylston's acceptance of this, with his regards." This copy is beautifully bound in red straight-grained morocco, tooled in gilt on the boards and the spine, presumably bound for Boylston to signify it as a special copy. Accompanying the pamphlet is a remarkable letter from John Adams, second president of the United States, congratulating Webster on the speech and lauding him as the greatest orator of the time. Webster presented the pamphlet to Ward Nicholas Boylston (1749-1828), member of a prominent Boston family and a cousin of John Adams. Born in Boston, Boylston spent some twenty-five years in London engaged in various lines of trade, before returning to the United States in 1800 and settling in Princeton. He endowed a chair at Harvard in Rhetoric and Oratory, with the condition that John Quincy Adams would be installed as professor. The long and laudatory oration celebrates the bicentennial of the landing of the Pilgrims at Plymouth in 1620 and the rise of the nation which grew from this seed. Webster's primary theme is the American Revolution and the principles of American democracy. Addressed to "the true sons of New England," it is a clear statement of Webster's political stance, in which he frames his views as the proper successor to the New England founders, most particularly John Adams. This includes his determined opposition to slavery and its spread, just tested in the debates over the Missouri Compromise in 1820. Discussing reaction to the Revolution, at one point he calls Edmund Burke "the most consummate orator of modern times." But his greatest praise is reserved for John Adams, whom Webster calls " who has been attended through life by a great and fortunate genius...among the most able and zealous defenders of the violated rights of his country," and other warm praises running for three pages. To John Adams, second president of the United States, one of the few surviving signers of the Declaration of Independence, and arguably the most important figure in the Revolution from Massachusetts, the speech rang true, and not only for its towering praise of himself. He wrote a laudatory letter of thanks to Webster, the very letter which accompanies this pamphlet. The letter, dated Dec. 23, 1821, is in the hand of an unknown secretary (for reasons made clear in the letter), but signed by Adams in a shaky eighty-five-year-old hand. In it he praises Webster for his ability as an historian and orator, and for his stand on slavery. It is a remarkable passing of the torch from one great American leader to another. Adams writes: "Thank you for your Discourse delivered at Plymouth on the termination of the second century of the landing of our Forefathers. Unable to read it from defect of sight, it was last night read to me by our friend Shaw. It is the effort of a great mind richly stored with every species of information. If there be an American who can read it without tears, I am not that American. It enters more perfectly into the genuine spirit of New England than any production I ever read. The observations on the Greeks and Romans, on colonization in general, on the West India Islands, on the past present and future in America of the Slave trade, are sagacious profound and affecting to a high degree. "Mr. Burke is no longer entitled to the praise, 'the most consummate orator of modern times.' "What can I say of what regards myself - To my humble name exegisti monumentum aere marmore et audio perennieus [a slightly misspelled reference to Horace: 'I have built a monument more lasting than marble or bronze']. "This oration will be read five hundred years hence, ought to be read at the end of every Century, and indeed at the end of every year. "I am Sir with the profoundest esteem your most obedient humble servant, John Adams." A remarkable confluence of documents, bringing together New England's two political giants.

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        Chronological Retrospect, or Memoirs of the Principal Events of Mahommedan History,

      London: J. Booth... Longman, Hurst, Reees, Orme and Brown; and Black, Kingsbury, Parbury, and Allen, , 1821. from the Death of the Arabian Legislator, to the Accession of the Emperor Akbar, and the Establishment of the Moghul Empire in Hindustaun. From the Original Persian Authorities. 3 volumes in 4, quarto (272 × 208 mm). Recent brown half sheep period style, spines gilt tooled on the raised bands, blind tooled in compartments, red and black twin labels, marbled sides and edges. Large folding handcoloured map of Asia (from the eastern Meditarrenean to Korea, and from Siberia to Mysore). An attractive set: clean and well-margined. First edition sheets with title pages dated 1821 and issued by the publishers on completion of the work, scarce. A significant work by the orientalist and army officer David Price (1762-1835), who saw action in the Third Anglo-Mysore War against Tipu Sultan, and, on retiring from the East India Company's service, settled in Wales and "devoted himself to writing long, leisurely works on Arabian, Persian, and Indian history. Of these the best-known and the most important is Chronological retrospect, or, Memoirs of the principal events of Mahommedan history … from original Persian authorities. This covers the period from the death of Muhammad to the accession of Akbar. The earlier volumes are based chiefly on the Persian chronicles of Mirkhand and Khandamir, and are most detailed and accurate with respect to Persian history; but in the last volume Abu'l-Fazl is largely used. It is written in the over-ornate style of Price's sources, but it is the painstaking work of a genuine scholar anxious to do full justice to his authorities. Without pretending to any striking grasp or generalization, it is nevertheless useful and was for many years almost the only English work of reference for some branches of Eastern history" (ODNB).

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        Suletind. Carpelan p. et sc.

      Stockholm. 1821-23. Original akvatint. Motivets størrelse : 32 cm X 21 cm. Platerandens størrelse : 33,5 cm X 22,5 cm.. Plansjene er dels utgitt i sort-hvitt, dels i sepia, og dels håndkolorerte". (Schiötz 193)."Den utanlandske kunstnaren som ved sida av Edy gjev det rikaste biletet av landet vårt i førstninga av førre hundreåret, er den finskfødde svenske offiseren Wilhelm Maximilian Carpelan (12787-1830). Han var i åra 1819-24 tilsett som adjutant hos den svenske statthaldaren i Christiania, og reiste da mykje i Noreg. Alt i 1819, same året som Flintoe, drog han ut på si første fjellferd, gjennom Valdres til Sogn. Sankthansdag passerte han høgda ved Nystua på Fillefjell. I slutten av juli finn vi han att på Nystua, og han må her, eller kan hende alt i Sogn, ha slått seg i lag med Flintoe, som òg var på heimveg frå Ytre Kroken i Luster. Desse to slo så følgje ned gjennom Valdres. Året etter, i august 1820, drog han over Kongsberg til Telemark med Gausta og Rjukan som hovudmål. Og han var i Telemark att i 1823" (Østby : Med kunstnarauge, s. 109-110)

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        The Percy Anecdotes, Original And Select. By Sholto and Reuben Percy, Brothers of the Benedictine Monastery Mont Benger. Complete 20 Volume Set.

      T. Boys (London) 1821 - (1821-1823; T.Boys) Complete 20 volume set, each book contains 2 anecdotes. 24mo 3-quarter Leather with brown marbled boards. Raised bands at spine with gold lettering.Marbled paste down and end pages. Gold gilt to top page edges. These books are in remarkable condition for their age (closing in on 200). the leather of each volume is supple but showing some patina and fading especially at the spines. Occasional bumps to corners but no fraying. Gold gilt at top page edges, shows some volumes with scratching, most bright. Toning to page edges. Bindings are tight, all hinges are intact and most volumes appear un-cracked or never read. Pages are unmarked. (More scans available on request) **Tracking on all US orders**Most orders shipped within 24 hours**Insurance to all orders over $50**

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        Les soirées de Saint-Pétersbourg, ou entretiens sur le gouvernement temporel de la providence: suivis d'un traité sur les sacrifices

      1821 - 2 vol. de front., XXVI, 556 Paris, Librairie Grecque, 1821, in-8, 2 vol. de front, XXVI, 556 (mal chiffré 456), (1) ; 474, (1) pp., plein basane de l'époque, dos lisse, Édition originale de ce grand œuvre de polémique du philosophe contre-révolutionnaire. Son contemporain, Damiron, écrit de de Maistre : "Ce n'est pas qu'on aime en ses écrits le ton d'amertume, peut-être aussi de suffisance, avec lequel il attaque à tout propos les plus grands écrivains, par exemple sa dissertation sur le 'rictus' de Voltaire dans les 'Soirées de Saint-Pétersbourg' . mais il a une facilité de dire ce qu'il veut, une facilité de parole, une netteté d'expression, une certaine verve logique qui charment et entraînent les lectures." Bel exemplaire, coins un peu fatigués, signature et tampon d'un ancien propriétaire [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Narrative of Travels in Northern Africa

      John Murray, London 1821 - in the years 1818, 19 and 20, accompanied by geographical notices of Soudan and a course of the Niger with a chart of the routes and a variety of colored plates. Large 4to format. 383 pp, large engraved folding map in front, chromolithograph plates. Lyon was sent with another explorer to determine the course of the River Niger and the locate of Timbuktu. Lyon turned out to be the sole survivor on this mission and he wrote this book when he returned. He was interested in Arab culture and learned fluent Arabic so that he could communicate with and learn more about the desert people. Lyon did discover that the Niger ran into a what is now Lake Chad and he provided information on many other remote places in North Africa. Bound in half leather over patterned cloth, marbled end papers. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Bolla di Nostro Signore Papa Pio VII colla quale si Condanna la Società chiamata comunemente De? Carbonari.

      Dato in Roma presso S. Maria Maggiore l?anno dell?Incarnazione del Signore Mille Ottocento Ventuno (1821), il giorno tredici di Settembre, del nostro Pontificato anno Vigesimo secondo. In 16mo piccolo; pp. 21, (3). Testo latino ed italiano. Rarissimo. Axs

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        SULZBACH-ROSENBERG. "Sulzbach". Hübsche Gesamtansicht mit dem Rosenbach im Vordergrund, links das Schloss Sulzbach.

      - Altkol. Kupferstich bei Karl August Ferdinand Venus, Zittau, 1821, 16 x 22,5 cm. Aus "Monatlicher Neuigkeitsträger", Zittau 1821. - Sehr selten.

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        Deutscher Ehren-Tempel. Bearbeitet von einer Gesellschaft Gelehrter und hrsg. von W. Hennings. Bd-1-10 [von 13].

      Gotha, - 1271 S. 1821-1829. Pappbd. Mit Biographien und den dazugehörigen 60 Portraitkupfern. Buchrücken alle Bde mit Knickspuren. Papier leicht braunfleckig. Guter Zustand Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 1100 Kartoneinband broschiert/ Taschenbuch [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Oeuvres complètes de C.F. Volney. Mises en ordre et précédées de la vie de l'auteur. 8 volumes.

      - Paris, Bossange, 1821-22. With portrait, 8 maps and 24 engravings. Halfleather. (IV), (L), 438, 456, (VI), 455, 513, (IV), 457, (XII), 407, (XX), 494, (XVIII), 537 pp. *ex libris, paper and some engravings slightly foxed* 'Comte de Constantin-Francois Chasseboeuf was a French philosopher and historian, Craon 1757 - Parijs 1820. After studies in Algiers he was noticed in the Paris salons by a treatise Sur la chronologie d'Herodote (1781). In 1783 he travelled trough the Near East. This resulted in a Herodotian travelbook Le voyage en Égypte et en Syrie (1787, 2 volumes). In 1789 Volney was presented a mandate as a representative of the third estate in the Estated General. Since then he combined intensive political activity with a sucesfull career as a essayist. In particular his Lockian essay 'Les ruines ou méditations sur les révolutions des empires (1791) was very popular. In 1793 he published a kind of philosophical catechismt: La loi naturelle ou principes de la morale, déduits de l'organisation de l'homme et de de l'universe. In 1795 he travelled to America. He became member of the Académie Francaise (1795) and senator (1799) (.). Moderne encyclopedie der wereldliteratuur. Bussum, z.j., 5, 179. 'Der französische Aufklärungsphilosoph Volney ist Naturalist und Materialist. Seine moralphilosophischen Ansichten übernimmt er von Helvetius. Danach besteht kein Gegensatz zwischen Selbstliebe und Forderung des Gemeinwohls. Das Ideal der Vernunftherrschaft glaubt Volney in der Französischen Revolution annährend verwirklicht. Freiheit und Gerechtigkeit setzt er gleich. Volney's Geschichtsphilosophie ist Anwendung seiner Ethik'. W. Ziegenfuss. Philosophen-Lexikon. Berlin 1950, 806-07

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        A History of The Brazil; comprising its Geography, Commerce, Colonization, Aboriginal Inhabitants, etc.

      London: Longman, Hurts, Rees, Orme and Brown 1821., 1821. FIRST EDITION, Subscriber's copy with the suppressed plate. Quarto. Pp.xxiv; 522; [1], Directions to the Binder; [1], imprint. With two folding lithographed maps (one highlighted in colour), 28 lithographed plates by C. Shoesmith after Henderson. Elegantly bound in half brown calf with raised bands and title label to spine, marbled boards, ornate receipt from Turner Hamilton Binders dated 1865 inserted at rear. Some offset browning and spotting, one or two plates with worn at margins, neat archival repair to fold of map, ink stamp to title expertly removed (faint traces). A used yet complete and serviceable copy of a rare book in a handsome recent leather binding. Henderson embarked for Rio de Janeiro hoping to obtain a position with the British Government. The work offers some of the earliest examples of illustrations produced through the process of lithography. The views are made after Henderson's own drawings in situ and represent an important visual documentation of Brazilian history. This copy contains plate 23, A Brazilian Sesta, showing a scantily-clad lady, which was omitted from the copies made available to non-subscribers.

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        Charles Meryon - Notes et souvenirs sur Charles Meryon, Meryon artiste, Meryon poète, son tombeau

      Edition originale du catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre de Charles Meryon (1821-1868), un des grands maîtres de l'estampe au XIXe siècle, orné d'un portrait-frontispice, de 31 illustrations hors-texte (dont une dépliante et une sur double page), et de nombreuses illustrations dans le texte. Exemplaire nominatif tiré sur Japon Floury & Charavay Paris 1926 & 1883 21x27cm 2 volumes reliés en 1

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        Instrumens aratoires inventés, perfectionnés, dessinés et gravés par M. Ch. Guillaume

      - in-folio oblong de [1] Paris, imprimerie de Madame Huzard, janvier 1821, , in-folio oblong de [1] feuillet de titre, [2] pages de texte et 12 planches sur cuivre, avec autant de feuillets explicatifs, maroquin olive du Levant, dos lisse et fleuronné, dentelle en encadrement des plats, roulette intérieure et sur les coupes, tranches dorées, Première livraison, en édition originale, de cet atlas d'ingénierie agricole. Il a été publié, en tout, 26 planches, "inventé(es), dessiné(es) et gravé(es)" par Guillaume. Guillaume, dont la charrue "dit à la Guillaume" fut couronnée par la Société Centrale d'Agriculture du département de la Seine, développa de nombreuses machines et instruments agricoles. Il les présente, en texte et en image, dans la présente publication : charrue à la guillaume, charrue dite Tourne-oreille, charrue sans roue dite araire, charrue à deux raies, charrue à quatre raies binette, hoüe à cheval, extirpateur, herse triangulaire, scarificateur, hache paille, moulin à bras, coupe-racines, et surtout en fin de volume le plan d'une batterie propre à battre toutes sortes de grains. Exemplaire aux armes de Maximilien Ier, roi de Bavière, (fuselé en bande d'azur et d'argent, chargé en cœur d'un écusson de gueules, à une épée d'argent garnie d'or passée en sautoir avec un sceptre d'or, le tout surmonté d'une couronne royale du même). Au moins deux exemplaires des Instrumens de Guillaume semblent avoir été reliés de même et porter des armes de princes, soit celui du château de Chantilly, frappé du fer du duc de Bourbon, et l'exemplaire cité dans l'OHR (pl. 2552, fer n° 6), aux armes de Louis-Antoine d'Artois, duc d'Angoulême : il s'agit vraisemblablement d'exemplaires de présentation. Lacune centrale à un feuillet, avec perte de texte, tache d'encre en marge de la dernière planche, sans atteinte à la gravure, rousseurs. Quérard III, 533 (ne connaît que la première livraison). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        TORA. Pentateuch.

       Wien, Antonio Strauß 1821. 5 Bde. 8°. 530; 379; 288; 370; 345 S. Ldr. d. Zt. Mit Rückengoldpräg. Kanten- u. Stehkantenvergold. Punzierter Vollgoldschn. Leicht berieb. Exlibris. Rückenkanten tlw. angeplatzt.Zweisprachig: Hebräisch-Italienisch. Drei Schriftarten: Hebräisch und lateinische Buchstaben in den Heiligen Schrifte. Erläuterungen in Rashi-Schrift. Kommentare v. Isaaco Reggio. - Bd. 1: Genesis; Bd. 2: Exodus; Bd. 3: Buch Levitikus; Bd. 4: Buch Numeri; Bd. 5: Buch Deuteronomium. Versand D: 4,00 EUR Judaica

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        Théorie de la Mécanique Usuelle ou Introduction a L Étude de la Mécanique Apliquée Aux Arts

      Bachelier, Libraire, Quai des Augustins 1821 - (OE71) - París - Contenant les principes de statique, de dynamique, d hydrostatique et d hydrodynamique, applicables aux arts industriels; la théorie des moteurs, des effets utiles des machines, des organes mécaniques intermédiaires, et l équilibre des supports - Contiene 359 páginas - Incluye 5 láminas desplegables al final del libro - Encuadernado en medio cuero - Hojas presentan manchas de óxido - Lomo desgastado - Buen estado

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        Oeuvres de P. Corneille avec le commentaire de Voltaire et les jugements de La Harpe

      Janet & Cotelle 1821 - - Janet & Cotelle, Paris 1821, 13,5x21,5cm, 12 volumes reliés. - Nouvelle édition avec le commentaire de Voltaire et les jugements de La Harpe. Reliures en demi maroquin de Russie rouge à petits coins verts, dos lisses ornés de doubles filets dorés, plats de papier marbré, tranches jaunes, reliures de l'époque. Ouvrage illustré d'un portrait de Pierre Corneille en frontispice du premier volume. Quelques rousseurs. Exemplaire établi dans une charmante reliure uniforme de l'époque. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] Nouvelle édition avec le commentaire de Voltaire et les jugements de La Harpe. bindings en demi maroquin de Russie rouge à petits coins verts, spine lisses ornés de doubles filets dorés, plats de papier marbré, tranches jaunes, bindings de l'époque. Ouvrage illustré d'un portrait de Pierre Corneille en frontispice du premier volume. Quelques rousseurs. Exemplaire établi dans une charmante binding uniforme de l'époque. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Grundlinien der Philosophie des Rechts.

      Berlin: In der Nicolaischen Buchhandlung 1821 - XXVI, 355 S. - ERSTAUSGABE, KEIN REPRINT!! - Ebd. stärker berieben, Buchecken und -kanten bestoßen, Besitzervermerk auf Vorsatz, Vor- und Nachsatz gering fleckig, insgesamt sehr schönes Exemplar. --- Wir akzeptieren VISA und MASTERCARD. Credit cards accepted. --- Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 1200 OPbd. m. Rückenvergold. 20x13 cm. (Versandstufe 2). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        [drop-title] El general Guerrero a todos los militares de su mando.

      Dated at end 30 November 1821. The general calls on his troops to remain loyal and tells them not to listen to those who speak against the new government; he counsels patience during the early stages of nation building. Searches of WorldCat and NUC locate => only the copy at the British Library. The copy listed in the printed Sutro catalogue is not findable in the Sutro OPAC.

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        A Treatise on the culture of the vine; with hints on the formation of vineyards in England. A treatise on the culture of the Pine-apple, and the management of the hot-house ... third edition

      London: printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1821. 2 parts in one volume, octavo. (8 7/16 x 5 inches). Half-title, general title, 2 part titles. 10 engraved plates (6 folding) after Speechly (8), Samuel Hieronymous Grimm (1) and Major Hayman Rooke (1). (Minor foxing to the plates). Contemporary green half calf over marbled paper-covered boards, the flat spine divided into six compartments by gilt fillets and a decorative roll, lettered in the second compartment, the others with repeat floral tooling Provenance: William Russell Grace (1832-1904, armorial bookplate) The Grace copy of the first combined edition of "the most important [works] on the culture of the vine and pineapple published during the eighteenth century, and it may be said that they laid the foundation for the improvements that followed" (Henrey). The two parts to this work were first published as separate treatises in 1790 (the vine) and 1779 (the pineapple), with second editions following in 1805 and 1796, respectively. The present third edition, the first time the two works had been published in combined form, is complete with ten plates: the plate list appears to call for eleven, but the fifth plate in the second part is not required. Speechly was a practical gardener who made his name working at Welbeck Abbey, the Duke of Portland's seat in Nottinghamshire, England. The results of his labours at Welbeck combined with the publication of the present treatises cemented his reputation as the one of the "best fruit and kitchen gardeners of his time" (Sandra Raphael). The reputation of his published works remains high: Edward Hyams in his Grapes under Cloches (London: 1952) praises this work as being "a model of the sound, practical, well-written ... manual." Irish-born William Russell Grace, co-founder of W.R Grace and Co., was an American success story and one of the richest men in the country. He was also a noted philanthropist and served two terms as Mayor of New York. James M. Gabler Wine into Words A History and Bibliography of Wine Books in the English Language G37890; Henrey III, 1379; cf. Raphael Oak Spring Pomona 94 and 100.

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        Juko Toka ben'yo [trans.: Essentials of the Treatment of Smallpox].

      Several illus. in the text. Ten vols. in six. 8vo, orig. wrappers (some sporadic minor worming), orig. block printed title label on each upper cover (several rubbed), new stitching. Tokyo: 1821. Second edition, gathering for the first time three important texts (see below) by Ikeda on Chinese vaccination. Ikeda (1734-1816), was a member of a prominent family of physicians, most famous for their smallpox treatment, using family secrets. He studied with Saimon-ge, a Chinese physician living in Japan. In 1798, the shogunate opened the first medical school (Igakukwan) and the etiology of smallpox was first studied in this school by Zuisen. "Chinese vaccination (i.e. inoculation) has been known in Japan since about the year 1653 when one Sai Manko first introduced the practice and taught the art of Chinese vaccination to Masanao Ikeda. After that time the Japanese made rather thorough studies of vaccination,using especially three old Chinese books on the subject: Shoni toshin horon (n.d.) by Chin Banc of the Sung Dynasty; Toshin bengi kinkyo-roku (n.d.) by Loy Teiken; and Toka-ko (n.d.) by Shu Son. A century later, in 1788, a descendant of Masanao, named Zuisen Ikeda, wrote three books, each of one volume, entitled Toso membu-den, Toso shinzetsu-den and Toso shinzetsu-zu. The first two of those writings contained illustrations of the faces of patients suffering from smallpox."-Mestler, A Galaxy of Old Japanese Medical Books, Part V, p. 200. The illustrations depict scars incurred by the disease and the faces of patients with smallpox. The text offers drug prescriptions, methods of diagnosis, and treatments. Fine and fresh set. .

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        Shimpen Sanko [trans.: Treatment of Complications from Pregnancy and Labor].

      15 full-page illus. 42; 38 folding leaves. Two vols. in one. 8vo, orig. wrappers, orig. block-printed title label on upper cover, modern stitching. Kyoto: 1821. Second edition. "A quaint thought, but an altogether delightful one, is suggested in the title San ko, the interpretation of which we read in the preface as ' like a ferry boat which is sailing on a big ocean.' That two-volume obstetrical work was written entirely in Chinese characters by the Japanese physician Korechika or Ishin Kuwabara, and was first published in 1813 with a later edition in 1821 under the title Shimpen san ko. The illustrations are well-drawn. It is intriguing to see again the representation of one-egg and two-egg twins, with no comment in the text other than 'the two fetuses have one ena [placenta]' or 'each fetus has its own ena,' respectively. In that work some attempt was made to describe embryonic malformations and fetal monsters, and there is an illustration of anencephalia."- Mestler, A Galaxy of Old Japanese Medical Books, II, p. 495. Fine copy. .

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        Zeitschrift für psychische Aerzte mit besonderer Berücksichtigung des Magnetismus [bzw. ab 1823] Zeitschrift für die Anthropologie. Jhg. 1821, 1822, 1823 und 1824 [= 4 Jhge., jew. kmpl.]. In Verbindung mit den Herren Beneke, Ennemoser, v. Eschenmayer, Grohmann, Haindorf [u.a. mehr] herausgegeben.

      Leipzig, bei Carl Cnobloch 1821 - 2 Bll., 224 S.; 2 Bll., 227 S. / 2 Bll., 228 S.; 4 Bll., 242 S. / 1 Bl., 221 S., 1 Bl.; 1 Bl., 222 S., 1 Bl. / 2 Bll., 224 S.; 4 Bll., 240 S. / 3 Bll., S. 1-256; 2 Bll., S. [257]-504 / 3 Bll., S. 1-272, mit 1 Falttaf. (Kupferstich); 3 Bll., S. [273]-512, 2 Bll. / 3 Bll., S. 1-256; 2 Bll., S. [257]-500, 2 Falttaf. (mit 3 Tabellen) / 2 Bll., S. 1-256; 5 Bll., S. [257]-524, 8°, Marmorierte Pappbände d. Zt. mit handschrftl. Rückenschildern u. Farbschnitt (8 Bde., alle gleich) Die ersten beiden Jhge. mit dem Titel "Zeitschrift für psychische Aerzte", der dann zu "Zeitschrift für die Anthropologie" wechselte. Je Jhg. erschienen 4 Vierteljahreshefte, von denen hier jew. 2 in ein Buch gebunden sind. Die Zeitschrift erschien von 1818-1826. Jeder Jhg. mit Register. - Bsp. aus dem Inhalt: (1821) Prof. Grohmann: Beobachtungen über den animalen Magnetismus, u. welches wohl das in demselben vorzüglich bedingto oder bedingende Agens sey; Dr. d`Outrepont: Ein Beitrag zur Geschichte der Wünschelruthe; Dr. Valentin: Beobachtungen über die Wirkung des glühenden Eisens zur Heilung des Irreseyns; Nasse: Ein Fall von raschem u. häufigem Wechsel von Hellsehen u. Irreseyn; Prof. Ennemoser: Ueber die Bedeutung der Sinne in psychischer Hinsicht; J. Armstrong: Ueber Manie u. Melancholie / (1822) Dr. Romberg: Untersuchungen irrer Personen nach dem Tode; Dr. Beneke: Ueber die Möglichkeit einer Physik der Seele; Core u. Cramer: Ueber den Einfluß der Musik auf die Maus; Dr. Sarlandiere: Vergiftung durch narcotische Pflanzen mit Zufällen der Art des Somnambulismus; Dr. Shirley Palmer: Ueber die Wirkung des durch Quecksilber hervorgebrachten Speichelflusses gegen die Verrücktheit / (1823) Nasse: Ueber die Natur des Menschen in früherer Zeit; Dr. Friedr. Bird: Ueber die religiöse Melancholie; F. Bird: Ueber die relativen Maaßverhältnisse des menschlichen Körpers; Dr. Ulrich: Bemerkungen über die Wunderheilungen des Fürsten Hohenlohe u. des Bauern Martin Michel; Dr. Bergmann: Krystalle im Adernetz der Hirnhöhlen bei einer Blödsinnigen; Prof. Heusinger: Zwei Beobachtungen organischer Fehler des Gehirns bei Personen, die an der Nostalgie gestorben; Prof. Franz von Paul Gruithuisen: Ueber die Thätigkeit der Sinnesorgane in Erregung der Traumbilder; Prof. Windischmann: Ueber Etwas, das der Heilkunst Noth thut / (1824) J. Ennemoser: Die Entwickelungsgeschichte des Menschen in psychischer Hinsicht; Dr. Vogt: Beobachtung eines Falls von tobsüchtigem Wahnsinn mit einer merkwürdigen Schädelveränderung; Dr. Schwarz: Geschichte eines Falls von Idiosomnambulismus; Dr. W. Krimer: Beitrag zur Geschichte der Todes-Ahndungen; Dr. Günther: Ueber das angebliche Vermögen der Somnambulen, ihre Heilmittel zu bestimmen u. die Zukunft zu sehen. - Christian Friedrich Nasse (1778-1851), Psychiater, der lange Jahre als Prof. an der Bonner Univerität lehrte u. der erste deutsche Vertreter der Vivisektion war. Brachte etliche Bücher heraus u. war u.a. auch Mithrsg. des 1817-1824 erschienenen "Archiv für den Thierischen Magnetismus" (neben C. A. v. Eschenmayer, D. G.Kieser u. Chr. G. D. Nees v. Esenbeck). - Einbände etwas bestossen u. berieben; Vorsatzgelenke tls. mit kl. Wurmgängen; alle im Vorsatz mit Besitzerstempel von Heinrich Tränker*, der im ersten Buch auf 14 S. Buntstiftanstreichungen hinterlassen hat; das zweite Buch mit Anstrich im Inhalt u. in der zweiten Hälfte mit schwachem Feuchtigkeitsrand; auch im dritten u. vierten Buch ein Name im Inhalt angestrichen, hier ausserdem ein Blatt mit kl. Löchern (Buchstabenverlust); die Expl. sind tls. etwas braunfleckig, sonst u. gesamt eine gut erhaltene Reihe (*H. Tränker alias Br. Recnartus, 1880-1956, (antiquarischer) Buchhändler u. engagierter Okkultist: Sekretär in der I.T.V.; Mitglied im OTO; Gründer versch. rosenkreuzerischer u. pansophischer Gruppierungen, woraus tlw. die Fraternitas Saturni hervorging; zunächst fasziniert von Aleister Crowley, vom dem er sich dann scharf entzweite).

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