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        A Journal of a Voyage of Discovery to the Arctic Regions in his Majestys Ships Hecla and Griper in the years 1819 and 1820

      Two maps (one folding). Engraved illustrations in the text. Contemporary half calf and marbled boards, spine gilt, gilt leather label. Light rubbing. Contemporary bookplate to front pastedown of Stephen Williams. Light scattered foxing, offsetting from folded map. [iii]-xi,320pp. London, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown,

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        [in Cyrillic] Rossiyskaya Antologia: Specimens of the Russian Poets: With Preliminary Remarks and Biographical Notices.

      Printed for the Author, sold by Rowland Hunter/G. and W.B. Whittaker, London., 1821; 1823. First edition. Octavo. Two volumes: pp [viii], xxii, 240; xxii, [ii], 271, [3] adverts. Recent binding of three-quarter calf with raised bands, marbled boards, lettered in gilt. Endpapers renewed.A pioneering anthology which includes poems by Derzhavin, Batiushkov, Lomonosov, Karamsin, Dmitriev, Krilov, Khemnitzer, Bobrov, Bogdanovich, Davidov, Kostrov, Neledinsky Meletzky, Zhukovsky, Dolgorukov, Merslakov, Vooeikov, Muraviev, Kapnist, Petrov, Shatrov, Vaesemsky, Milonov and Khovansky; there are also some national songs. Bowring, a politician, was one of the world's greatest polygots who knew 200 languages and could speak half of them. The Russian anthology was his first publication; thereafter, he went on to publish books of translations from German, Spanish, Polish, Serbian, Hungarian, etc. Prelims spotted. Very good indeed. Rare - usually found without the second volume.

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        Voyage en Arménie et en Perse, fait dans les années 1805 et 1806 ... Suivie d'une notice sur le Ghilan et le Mzenderian, Par M. le Colonel Trezel.

      Paris, Pélicier et Nepveu, 1821. 8vo. Contemporary French black polished calf-backed marbled boards, spine lettered and ruled in gilt, sprinkled edges; pp. [4] xii, 506, [2], with frontispiece and nine plates in charcoal lithography, all tissue guards preserved, large folding engraved map (c. 94 x 42 cm); apart from light wear to extremities and occasional negligible spotting, a clean and fresh copy, unopened since binding prior to collating. First edition. This is a detailed travelogue with much focus on the military strength, road infrastructure and economic resources of the region between Istanbul and Tehran, ranging from the Nothern Caucasus, south to Mossul and Erbil in Iraqi Kurdistan, written by Napoleon's personal interpreter of Arabic from 1799 onwards. Jaubert had been dispatched by the French government to broker an alliance with Fa'th Ali Shah, in order to assess the feasibility of an assault on British India. Jaubert and his companions, however, were captured by the Persian authorities and incarcerated fora month, until after the Shah's death, they were freed and continued travelling via Kurdistan, Van, Khoy, Tabriz, Ardabil, Soltaniyeh and Qazvin to Teheran. They returned overland to Istanbul. A number of remote places are here described for the first time by a European. Atabey 613; Weber 102; Wilson p. 109; not in Blackmer.

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        \"Vue de la Ville de Paris prise de la lanterne Napoleon, dans le jardin de St. Cloud\". Gesamtansicht mit dem Einzug Napoleons und reicher Personenstaffage.

       Radierung von Johann Adam Klein bei Artaria, Wien, nach 1821, 39,5 x 68,5 cm. Jahn 88, III. - Nach Jahn ist nur die Staffage im Vordergrund von Klein: der Kaiser mit seiner Gemahlin in einer offenen Kalesche, gefolgt von fünf Reitern, im Park zahlreiche Zuschauer. - Späterer Abzug mit Beschriftung unten links und rechts in italienisch. - Geglättete Mittelfalte, sonst wohl erhalten. Versand D: 6,00 EUR Europa, Frankreich

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        Patent of nobility donated by former elected Roman Emperor Franz II (1768-1835) in his role as the first Austrian Emperor Franz I (1804-1835) to major Franz Penater who was entitled to add 'Von Freyhaide' to his family name.

      Holy Roman Empire, Vienna, d.d. 2 March 1821. Folio. Full red velvet, with yellow and black ribbons, in a metal box. Good condition. 36x31cm. Manuscript, calligraphic text on vellum, with printed decorative margins. One hand painted coloured coat-of-arms in a landscape. In the end the original signature of Franz I. Imperial wax seal with some cracks, in a large disc shaped copper case, attached to the document by the gold cord of the binding. This patent of nobility was donated by the first emperor of Austria to Franz Penater, who acted as major in the Austrian Imperial Army. The patent of nobility entitles him to add Von Freyhaide to his name. He became Oberstlieutenant and artillery commander (Artillerie-Zeugs-Verwalt.-Distr. Commandant) in Ofen, which is nowadays part of Budapest. He was active in the Turkish and French Revolutionskriege (revolutionary wars) as well as other battles that took place during is military service. The patent of nobility stresses that Penater earned his noble title by these war effforts. According to the patent of nobility he was pensioned in 1813, after a 30 year military career. H173

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        C.M.WIELAND's sämmtliche Werke. [Bände 34 bis 42.]

      Wien, In Commission bey Anton Doll - Gedruckt bey Anton Strauß, 1821. - *Bd.34: 'Gespräche unter vier Augen'; - Bd.35: 'Kleine historische und politische Schriften. Erster Theil'; - Bd.36: 'Kleine historische und politische Schriften. Zweyter Theil'; - Bd.37: 'Kleine historische und politische Schriften. Zweyter Theil'; - Bd.38: 'Kleine filosofische Schriften. Erster Theil'; - Bd.39: 'Kleine filosofische Schriften. Zweyter Theil'; - Bd.40: 'Kleine filosofische Schriften. Dritter Theil'; - Bd.41: 'Kleine Schriften vermischten Inhalts. Erster Theil'; - Bd.42: 'Kleine Schriften vermischten Inhalts. Zweyter Theil'. 9 Orig.-Interims-Broschuren, jeweils mit gestochenem Titelblatt mit Vignette von BLASCHKE (nach Locker). - Kanten berieben; Titel mit verblasstem Stempel einer Schloßbibliothek, sonst SEHR gute, unaufgeschnittene Exemplar.

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        PARIS. "Vue de la Ville de Paris prise de la lanterne Napoleon, dans le jardin de St. Cloud". Gesamtansicht mit dem Einzug Napoleons und reicher Personenstaffage.

      - Altkolorierte Radierung von Johann Adam Klein bei Artaria, Wien, nach 1821, 39,5 x 68,5 cm. Jahn 88, III. - Nach Jahn ist nur die Staffage im Vordergrund von Klein: der Kaiser mit seiner Gemahlin in einer offenen Kalesche, gefolgt von fünf Reitern, im Park zahlreiche Zuschauer. - Späterer Abzug (wohl Ende des 19. Jahrhunderts) mit Beschriftung unten links und rechts in italienisch. - Im Ganzen leicht gebräunt. Breitrandig. - Lt. Auskunft des Vorbesitzers diente unser Blatt wohl als Koloriervorlage.

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        Code pharmaceutique

      Paris, Librairie Baillière, 1821, in-8, [4]-XXIV-621 pp, demi-basane verte, dos lisse et fileté, pièce de titre rouge, Nouvelle traduction en français - la première est de 1819 - du Codex de 1818 qui était en latin. Ce Codex de 1818 fut publié conformément à l'ordonnance royale du 8 août 1816 par Vauquelin, Jussieu, Bouillon-Lagrange, etc. Contrairement à ce que prétendent Boussel et Bonnemain, la première traduction française du Codex de 1818 - Codex pour toute la France - est bien de 1819 et non de 1837. Ex-libris manuscrit au titre : "Ex Bibliothecâ Chabry 1832". Épidermures, rousseurs.

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        Wilhelm Meisters Wanderjahre oder Die Entsagenden. Ein Roman.

      Erster Theil (= alles Erschienene). 16 x 10,5 cm. 4 Bl., 550 S. Pp. d. Zt. mit Rsch., Rvergold. und Gelbschnitt. WG 129 MNE I, S. 238 Goed. IV, 3, 434 f, III Hagen 425 Kippenberg 402. - Erste Ausgabe der ersten Fassung. - Diese Erstausgabe ist die Einzige, die noch von Goethe selbst redigiert wurde und so ein Einheitliches Ganzes darstellt. Auch fehlen in den späteren Ausgaben die hier einleitenden Gedichte und die Widmung an Ottilie von Goethe. - Die 4 Vorblätter enthalten die Gedichte: "Die Wanderjahre sind nun angetreten", "Und so heb ich alte Schätze", "Wüsste kaum genau zu sagen", den Titel und die Widmung: "Ottilien von Goethe - Ehe wir nun weiter schreiten". - Leicht berieben, Rücken etwas abgesplittert. Exlibris. Dabei: (Pustkuchen, J. F. W.). Wilhelm Meisters Wanderjahre. Zweiter Theil. Quedlinburg und Lpz., Basse, 1821. 16 x 10,5 cm. 272 S. Mit Titelvignette. Pp. d. Zt. mit Rsch., Rvergold. und Gelbschnitt. WG 8 Goed. IV, 3, 436, VI und X, 324, 163 f: "Die falschen Wanderjahre". - Erste Ausgabe. - Pustkuchen nahm aus dem Wilhelm Meister (vor dem Erscheinen von Goethes Wanderjahren) die Gestalt Wilhelms heraus und missbrauchte sie streitlustig gegen Goethe. - Leicht berieben, Rücken gering bestoßen. Etwas braunfleckig. Die zwei Bände uniform gebunden. Literatur

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        PARIS., "Vue de la Ville de Paris prise de la lanterne Napoleon, dans le jardin de St. Cloud". Gesamtansicht mit dem Einzug Napoleons und reicher Personenstaffage.

      Radierung von Johann Adam Klein bei Artaria, Wien, nach 1821, 39,5 x 68,5 cm. Jahn 88, III. - Nach Jahn ist nur die Staffage im Vordergrund von Klein: der Kaiser mit seiner Gemahlin in einer offenen Kalesche, gefolgt von fünf Reitern, im Park zahlreiche Zuschauer. - Späterer Abzug mit Beschriftung unten links und rechts in italienisch. - Geglättete Mittelfalte, sonst wohl erhalten. Europa, Frankreich

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        A History of Madeira. With a Series of Twenty-Seven Coloured Engravings, Illustrative of the Costumes, Manners, and Accupations of the Inhabitants of That Island

      London: R. Ackermann, 1821. Hardback, full-calf, gilt titles to spine. v, 118pp. With 27 hand-coloured plates. Tooley 150. 1st edition 1821. Binding a little worn, slightly faded to spine. 'Norfolk County Library' label to front pastedown. Library blind-stamps on corners of plates. Some occasional soiling and marginal tears, some repaired. A rather delightful copy. (bs53). 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Good.

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        LIFE IN LONDON; OR, THE DAY AND NIGHT SCENES OF JERRY HAWTHORN, ESQ. AND HIS ELEGANT FRIEND, CORINTHIAN TOM, Accompanied by Bob Logic, the Oxonian, in their Rambles and Sprees through the Metrololis

      London: Printed for Sherwood, Neely, and Jones, 1821 Contains 36 charming hand-colored plates including detailed frontispiece; three folded leaves (6 pages) of music. Numerous original wood-engraved vignettes. A SPLENDID PRODUCTION merging binding with color illustration, woodcuts, and nice typography. Very clean and bright copy with only a hint of mirror imaging with a couple plates and some browning to pp. 118 & 119 from the music pages.FIRST EDITION, 2nd issue: Cohn 262; Abbey, Life 281; Prideaux p. 307, 10, 35; Tooley 196.

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        Fables Sénégalaises, recueillies de l'Ouolof et mises en vers Français, avec des notes destinées à faire connaître la Sénégambie, son climat, ses principales productions, la civilisation et les moeurs des habitans. Paris, Nepveu, Firmin Didot and Ponthieu, 1828. 12mo. Original blue publisher's printed paper wrappers, untrimmed.

      Gay, Bibl. de l'Afrique et l'Arabe 2933; Quérard III, p. 114. Collection of Senegambian fables, collected by a Senegambian and translated into French verse by Baron Roger, commander and administrator for France at Senegambia from 1821 to 1827. In his preface, Baron Roger explains the differences between European and African fables, and extensively explains each fable with reference to the Senegambian situation and culture. En Créole dans le Texte calls it the first collection of African tales for which large parts can be traced in the tales of the Antilles, proving the authenticity of the fables and the exemplary work of the editor. It contains 43 fables and a poem about the love between two palm trees, also with extensive notes, plus a poem and epilogue concerning Bouflers, Governor of Senegambia from 1785 to 1787.Wrinkled throughout and first and last leaves sticking to wrappers. Wrappers damaged. In good condition, untrimmed and most bolts unopened.

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        Faustus: From the German of Goethe.

      Boosey and Rodwell & Martin, London., 1821. First edition. pp.viii, 86, 1 List of Plates. 28 plates, engraved by [Henry] Moses, from the original copper etchings which [Moritz] Ret[z]sch made for the German edition. Quarto. Original cloth-backed pictorial paper boards. Coleridge insisted that he "had never put pen to paper as a translator of Faust" which does not quite accord with what Goethe wrote in a letter to his son, in 1820, saying that Coleridge was already well under way with the translation. There are various theories as to why Coleridge did not wish his name put to the translation the most plausible of which, according to Frederick Burwick and James C. McKusick, editors of the 2007 Oxford University Press edition of Faustus, was that when he first undertook to do the translation, in 1814, he did not wish to be associated with Goethe's unorthodox religious views, which is ironic given that he seemed to be making Faustian pacts of his own, not least in his increasing use of opium. A more prosaic reason is that he had already received an advance of £100 for the translation from John Murray, a figure which he considered "humiliatingly low". Only about a quarter of the play was translated into verse, in a style recognisably Coleridge's, and the rest was summarised in prose passages. The fragile paper boards are rubbed at the edges and there is some sporadic spotting throughout, otherwise a very good copy.

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        De honingbijenteelt behelzende een volledig onderricht van de natuur en huishouding der honingbijen, dezelver voordeelige behandeling (...) soorten van korven. Dordrecht, Blusse, 1797.

      (6)+139+(5) pag. Origineel karton [Volledige Beschrijving van alle konsten, ambachten (...), 14e stuk]. Geillustreerd met 2 uitvouwbare platen. Opdracht aan Ryk Eiken. Met formulier, deels gedrukt, dat dit boek door C. Loosjes Overbeek wordt geschonken aan het gezelschap De struik wordt eindelijk een boom, d.d. Zutphen 1821. Getekend Badon Ghijben.

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        Arabia, Drawn and engraved for Dr Playfair's Atlas.

      Edinburgh, MacReadie, Skelly & Co., 1821. - Engraved map (30 x 48 cm), hand-coloured in outline. Scottish map of the Arabian Peninsula. Old library ink stamp on verso. Al-Qasimi 232.

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        An Inquiry into the Nature and Treatment of Gravel, Calculus, and other Diseases with a Deeranged Operation of the Urinary Organs.

      London : Printed for Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy, Paternoster Row., 1821, 8, VIII, 227, (3) pp., with 8 hand-coloured examples of sedinments on one text leaf, Halbleinenband der Zeit Rücken erneuert feines unbeschnittenes Exemplar. Erste Ausgabe! William Prout (1785-1850), berühmter Arzt und Chemiker, beschäftigte sich namentlich mit der organischen Chemie und hielt von 1813 an in seinem Hause Vorlesungen, zu deren Besuchern auch Astley Cooper gehörte. Sein zuerst 1821 erschienenes Werk "Inquiry into the nature and treatment of gravel, calculus and other diseases of the urinary organs" verschaffte ihm großen Ruf. Prout war einer der ersten, die Licht in viele dunkle Punkte des animalischen Lebens brachten er gab zuerst eine klare Idee über die Zusammenstellung des Urins, die Verschiedenheiten desselben bei verschiedenen Thieren, die Steinbildung, und förderte gleichzeitig die Kenntniss der Verdauung durch den Nachweis, das der Magen im normalen Zustand stets freie Salzsäure enthält. cit. nach Hirsch IV, p.632f.Prout, "whose name in chemistry is particularly associated with his hypothesis that all atomic weights are a multiple of the atomic weight of hydrogen". J. Büttner & C. Habrich, Roots of Clinical Chemistry, p.84"In 1815, Vogel published his researches on the reduction of metallic salts by sugar, and this work was carried further by William Prout who proved that urinary sugar differed from cane sugar." Murphy, p.149Prout is also remembered, however, for his researches into physical chemistry. In 1815, based on the tables of atomic weights available at the time, he anonymously hypothesized that the atomic weight of every element is an integer multiple of that of hydrogen, suggesting that the hydrogen atom is the only truly fundamental particle (which he called protyle, and that the atoms of the other elements are made of groupings of various numbers of hydrogen atoms. While Prout's hypothesis was not borne out by later more-accurate measurements of atomic weights, it was a sufficiently fundamental insight into the structure of the atom that in 1920, Ernest Rutherford chose the name of the newly discovered proton to, among other reasons, give credit to Prout. - cf. Lederman, Leon (1993). The God Particle

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        Scheikundig handboek voor assaijeurs, goud- en zilversmeden. Groningen, Oomkens, 1821.

      Gebonden in half linnen uit de tijd, 24+450+52 pag.

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        Neue Alpina. Eine Schrift der Schweizerischen Naturgeschichte, Alpen- und Landwirtschaft gewiedmet. Erster und zweiter Band.

      Winterthur: Steinerische Buchhandlung, 1821 - 1827. Originalausgabe 530, 450 S., 5 Taf. Hardcover 2 Bände. Halbleder der Zeit. 5 Tafeln (komplett). Ehem. Bibliotheksex. mit Stempel innen. Einbände bestoßen, Buchrücken von Bd. 2 lädiert. Seiten nachgedunkelt und stellenweise leicht braunfleckig. Ansonsten nur leichte Lager- und Gebrauchsspuren, dem Alter entsprechend guter Zustand. Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        A Picturesque Tour of the English Lakes, Containing a Description of the most Romantic Scenery of Cumberland, Westmoreland, and Lancashire, with Accounts of Antient and Modern Manners and Customs, and Elucidations of the History and Antiquities of that Part of the Country, etc. etc. Illustrated with forty-eight Coloured Views drawn during a Two Year Residence among the Lakes.

      London: R. Ackermann, 1821 - Large quarto (350 x 278 mm). Recent blue crushed morocco by Bayntun (Riviere), raised bands to spine, compartments richly gilt with floral sprays, second and fourth lettered in gilt, rolled floral border gilt to covers within twin gilt fillets either side, beaded role gilt to board-edges, broad turn-ins gilt with floral and fillet rolls, top edge gilt, other untrimmed, marbled endpaapers. Light foxing to preface and contents leaves, otherwise a few trivial spots or marks, faint crease across upper outer corners from half-title to sig. C2, the images never affected. An excellent copy with bright and attractive plates. 48 hand-coloured aquatint plates, similar vignette to the title page. First edition, with the plates watermarked 1818 and 1820 the text 1818, possibly one of 100 large-paper copies (similar to Abbey's copy measuring 14 by 11 ½ inches), from a total print-run of 850. "The book came out in twelve monthly parts the final price being £3 13s 6d and £6 6s [large paper]" (Hardie). Ackermann's intention was to combine the "most striking features of the various kinds of scenery of the lakes, executed by able artists in a style worthy of the subject" with "a description of all that is interesting and remarkable in the nature and appearance of the country combining a judicious selection from the labours of former writers with much new and original information" (publisher's introduction). Of the plates 35 are after Fielding, 12 after James Walton, his brother-in-law, and one after Westall. Fielding was "teacher of drawing and perspective at the East India Company's military college at Addiscombe" (ODNB) An appealing copy of an increasingly hard-to-find book. Abbey, Scenery 192; Tooley 219; Prideaux 336. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        An inquiry into the means which have been taken to preserve the British Navy, from the earliest period to the present time, particularly from that species of decay, now denominated dry-rot.

      London: printed and sold by Winchester and Varnham. 1821. 4to., xv + (1) + viii + 164pp., including the subscribers' list and errata, contemporary half morocco over marbled boards, sometime carefully rebacked, spine gilt and labelled. A very good copy sometime in the library of the United Services Institution> (label on upper pastedown). First edition. John Knowles (1781-1841), naval surveyor and biographer, was himself the son of a Deptford shipwright. From 1806 he served as chief clerk and secretary to the Committee of Surveyors of His Majesty's Navy at a salary of some £650 p.a. His Inquiry,> here offered, which brought him national recognition and a Fellowship of the Royal Society, was dedicated to Lord Melville, First Lord Commissioner of the Admiralty. It is an exhaustive study of timbers used for Royal Navy ships, their treatment, preservatives and weaknesses. 'To naval and commercial countries, there is no object of greater importance than the preservation of their ships. But to Great Britain in particular ..... this is a subject on which her vital interests depend'. [Preface].

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        OEUVRES DE BOILEAU avec un nouveau commentaire par M. Amar.

      - Paris, Lefèvre, 1821. 15,5x24 cm. Ouvrage en 4 volumes : 422, 448, 487 et 512 pages. Magnifiques reliures en plein maroquin bleu roi non-signées (dans un style très proche des réalisation du relieur Allô). Dos à 5 nerfs ornés de caissons dorés. Titre et tomaison en lettres dorées. Plats ornés de triples encadrements dorés. Magnifiques roulettes intérieures. Tranches dorées. Très nombreuses gravures hors-texte reprises d'éditions antérieures (portraits d'auteurs français et scènes tirées des oeuvres de Boileau). Certaines scènes sont ainsi illustrées par plusieures graveurs différents (tel Chollet, Hillemarcher, Manceau, De Launay Larcher, Morizot, Chereau, Burdet), ou plusieurs états des gravures (avant et après la lettre), lorsque plusieurs illustrateurs avaient choisi de les traiter. Papier frais. Ensemble magnifique et de belle présentation. Envoi de photographies sur demande. La librairie offre aux clients d'AbeBooks 15% de réduction sur l'ensemble de son catalogue. Prix d'origine : 2000 EUR. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        LIQUEUR DOREE STOMACHIQUE

      Paris, 1821, , 4 pages in-4, dérelié, Nouvelle publicité pour cette liqueur, "fournisseur breveté de S.A.R. Madame Duchesse d'Angoulême", préconisé dans les cas de "tempéraments délicats, les maladies de langueur, les convalescence, ainsi que pour les maux de digestion, de coliques, les faiblesses d'estomac, et utile aussi "pendant la grossesse et au moment de l'accouchement". Le fournisseur a établit son dépôt "chez M. Borde, pharmacien, rue Mandar, n°12". Le second feuillet contient des "certificats", autrement dit, des témoignages de médecins célèbres du temps sur les vertus de la liqueur dorée. Déchirures dans les marges et feuillets salis.

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        Poetical Works

      MacLean, London 1821 - 2 Vols. Large paper edition of 100 copies. Frontispiece portrait. Original full ribbed calf, gilt. Minor rubbing on spine. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Balladen von Franz Schubert'. Zeitgenössischer Sammelband mit 6 gestochenen Notenheften im Erstdruck (Goethe und Mayrhofer).

      Quer 4. Halblederband der Zeit mit handschriftlichem Deckelschild. In der Entstehungszeit hergestellter Sammelband mit Erstdrucken seiner Goethe-Lieder, wohl aus Schuberts Umfeld, mit drei der sehr seltenen Einzeldrucke seiner ersten Veröffentlichungen, die in Kommission erschienen sind und die einzeln auf dem letzten Blatt signiert sind (fragmentarisch sichtbar).1. Erlkönig Ballade von Göthe, in Musik gesetzt und Seiner Exzellenz dem hochgebohrnen Herrn Herrn Moritz Grafen von Dietrichstein in tiefer Ehrfurcht gewidmet von Franz Schubert. 1tes Werk. Wien in Comission bey Cappi und Diabelli (Anzeige 2. April 1821). Gestochener Titel, 2 S. unbedruckt aneinandergefügt, S. 4-15. VN 766. D 328 Deutsch, Goethe-Lieder 1b. Titel mit handschriftlichem Namenszug "Bernardine Stawinsky", Frau? des Regisseurs und Schauspielers Karl Stawinsky (1794-1866), der in Breslau um 1822 Kasperl in 'Aline' von Bäuerle gespielt und den Schober portraitiert hat. 2. Gretchen am Spinnrade aus Göthe's 'Faust' ... Moritz Reichgrafen von Fries ... gewidmet. 2tes Werk. VN 767. 11 S. Letztes Blatt unten mit beschnittenem handschriftlichen Kontrollvermerk "Sch 285". Deutsch 2b. 3. Schäfers Klagelied. Heideröslein. Jägers Abendlied. Meeres Stille von Goethe. Ignaz Edlen von Mosel ... gewidmet. 3tes Werk. VN 768. 11 S. Deutsch 3a. 4. Der Wanderer von Schmidt v: Lübeck. - Morgenlied von Werner. - Wandrers Nachtlied von Goethe für eine Singstimme mit Begleitung des Piano-Forte, in Musik gesetzt, und Sr. Excellenz dem hochgebornen und hochwürdigsten Herrn Herrn Johann Ladislav Pyrker v. Felsö-Eör ... gewidmet ... 4tes Werk. Wien, in Comission bey Cappi und Diabelli (Anzeige 29. Mai 1821). Gestochener Titel, VN 773. 11 S. Auf der letzten Seite rechts unten in brauner Tinte paraphiert "Sch", fragemtarisch sichtbar. 1. Ausgabe. D 489 685 224 Deutsch, Goethe-Lieder 4a. Neuere Forschung schreibt die Paraphe Ignaz Sonnleithner zu. Wohl eines von 100 Exemplaren der 1. Platte. 5. Rastlose Liebe, Nähe des Geliebten, Der Fischer, Erster Verlust, und Der König in Thule. Gedichte von Goethe... dem Wohlgeborenen Herrn Anton Salieri k.k. ersten Hofkapellmeister .... gewidmet. 5tes Werk. 11 S. VN 789. Deutsch 5a. Auf der letzten Seite rechts unten in brauner Tinte paraphiert "Sch", fragmetarisch sichtbar. 6. Memnon, Antigone und Oedip, von J. Mayrhofer und Am Grabe Anselmo's, von Claudius. Für eine Singstimme, mit Begleitung des Piano-Forte ... und dem Wohlgebohrnen Herrn Michael Vogel ... gewidmet. 6tes Werk. 11 S. VN 790. Die Reihenfolge der Drucke handschriftlich auf dem Deckel wiedergegeben. Etwas fleckig, mit Griffspuren, wenige kleine alte Einrisse. Alle ohne Plattennummern auf den Notenseiten. Verlagsangaben alle noch ohne den Zusatz 'Eigenthum der Verleger'.

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        GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN. - Partenkirchen., "In Partenkirch". Blick über den Floriansplatz mit dem Brunnen, im Hintergrund das Wettersteinmassiv. Am Brunnen drei Mädchen und ein Pferdeknecht, der zwei Pferde tränkt.

      Kol. Lithographie von Carl Friedrich Heinzmann bei Jos. Sidler, München, 1821, 30,5 x 38,5 cm. Dreyer 49a Winkler 315, 27 Lentner 16099: "Sehr seltenes dekoratives Blatt". - Mit dreifacher Linienumrandung. Sehr breitrandig und gut erhalten. Aufwendig gerahmt. BAYERN, Inkunabel, Oberbayern

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        Diätetik für gesunde und schwache Augen, oder was hat man zu thun, um sein Gesicht bis in's hohe Alter möglichst zu erhalten. Ein Handbuch für Ärzte und gebildete Nichtärzte. Mit 1 ausgemalten und 1 schwarzen Kupfertafel. Erstausg.

      Berlin, In der Schüppelschen Buchhandlung, 1821. - XV, 266 S., mit 2 (davon eine koloriert) gest. Taf., 8°, Neues Halbleinen mit Rückentext Hirsch-H. V, 890 f. - Interessantes Werk aus dem Blickwinkel der Semiotik (Krankheitszeichen, Gesichtsausdruckskunde) u. Augendiagnose. - Eine Taf. mit kl. Eckabriss, sonst ein gutes Expl. - Selten. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        LIFE IN LONDON; OR, THE DAY AND NIGHT SCENES OF JERRY HAWTHORN, ESQ. AND HIS ELEGANT FRIEND, CORINTHIAN TOM,

      London: Printed for Sherwood, Neely, and Jones, 1821. Contains 36 charming hand-colored plates including detailed frontispiece; three folded leaves (6 pages) of music. Numerous original wood-engraved vignettes. A SPLENDID PRODUCTION merging binding with color illustration, woodcuts, and nice typography. Very clean and bright copy with only a hint of mirror imaging with a couple plates and some browning to pp. 118 & 119 from the music pages.FIRST EDITION, 2nd issue: Cohn 262; Abbey, Life 281; Prideaux p. 307, 10, 35; Tooley 196.

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        The United States from Worcester's Modern Atlas

      Boston: Cummings & Hilliard, 1821. Unbound. Very good. Approximately 18.5" x 11.5" including margins. A very nice folding map with a strong, clear image. Hand-colored borders. Tiny near-invisible thin near Montreal and minuscule pinhole near Vevay, Indiana. Bottom margin is a little narrow. This is one of the first maps to show Missouri as a state; with land to the west and north labelled "Part of Louisiana or Missouri Territory". The only Missouri cities showing are Cape Girardeau, Franklin, Herculaneum, Jefferson [City], N[ew] Madrid, Potosi, St. Charles, Ste. Genevieve, and St. Louis. Fort Clarke (also known as Fort Clark and Fort Osage) is located at the site of present-day Sibley. The Missouri "Lead Mines" are located between the Bonhomme River [Creek] and Maramec [Meramec] River. An area near New Madrid is labeled "Earthquake". The Arkansas Territory stretches west through most of present-day Oklahoma, and Little Rock is the western-most labeled U.S. city on the map. The North West Territory is labeled and extends from the northern Illinois border through what is now Wisconsin and Minnesota. Galvezton [Galveston] and San Antonio are shown in Texas which was then still an integral part of Mexico. The map is filled with tribal locations, settlements, and forts. The Appalachian mountain range is shown as are a series of solid lines which may be related to watersheds or geological formations (which are shown on a much more common geological map by the same publisher). Quite scarce. As of 2017, no institutional holdings listed at OCLC, no auction records at the Rare Book Hub, and none for sale in trade.

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        PAMELA; OU, LA VERTU RÉCOMPENSÉE

      Paris: De l'imprimerie de Plassan, 1821-22. n. This is an early 19th century French edition of Richardson's first major work, offered here in a well-preserved unusual contemporary binding and with intriguing provenance. Samuel Richardson (1679-1761) was a printer who loved to write letters and who, at the age of 50, began writing novels using the epistolary form. His major works are important stepping stones toward the modern novel. Day says that "Pamela is the first great character creation of English prose fiction. As much as we may dislike her prudential morality, we must recognize here a complete human being." The work initially appeared in French in 1741, shortly after its original printing in English. The unusual binding is typical of the fine work produced by Joseph Thouvenin (1779-1834), the eldest of three bookbinder brothers. Ramsden describes Thouvenin as one of the three great French binders of the Empire and Restoration periods (Simier and Purgold are the others), and the Walters Art Gallery catalogue says that "in his heyday, . . . he was the giant among Paris bookbinders." Deriving its name from the use of design motifs taken from gothic architecture, the so-called "Cathedral Binding" (or "Cathedral-Style Binding") was fashionable in England and France for about three decades, beginning ca. 1810. In France--as here--the design was usually blocked, while in England it was typically accomplished with gilt tooling. Thouvenin is sometimes credited with popularizing the style. The provenance of our copy is distinguished: it was apparently in the library of the family of the duc de Coigny (1737-1814), who was Maréchal and Peer of France. Although the duke himself was not alive to read this edition, it likely was part of his descendants' library, remaining on its shelf until purchased by a collector at the sale of family books nearly a century later.. 212 x 133 mm. (8 3/8 x 5 1/4"). Two volumes. Very attractive quarter calf blindstamped in "cathedral" style over marbled boards by Thouvenin (stamp-signed in gilt at foot of spine), corners tipped with green vellum, spine blindstamped with a design of gothic-arched windows, gilt titling, marbled endpapers and edges. Half title with ink inscription in French stating that this book was purchased at the sale of the library of the Duc de Coigny at Chateau de Franquetot on 24 April [19]12. Occasional insignificant smudges or spots of foxing, the paper a little on the inexpensive side, otherwise an appealing copy with virtually no signs of use. This is an early 19th century French edition of Richardson's first major work, offered here in a well-preserved unusual contemporary binding and with intriguing provenance. Samuel Richardson (1679-1761) was a printer who loved to write letters and who, at the age of 50, began writing novels using the epistolary form. His major works are important stepping stones toward the modern novel. Day says that "Pamela is the first great character creation of English prose fiction. As much as we may dislike her prudential morality, we must recognize here a complete human being." The work initially appeared in French in 1741, shortly after its original printing in English. The unusual binding is typical of the fine work produced by Joseph Thouvenin (1779-1834), the eldest of three bookbinder brothers. Ramsden describes Thouvenin as one of the three great French binders of the Empire and Restoration periods (Simier and Purgold are the others), and the Walters Art Gallery catalogue says that "in his heyday, . . . he was the giant among Paris bookbinders." Deriving its name from the use of design motifs taken from gothic architecture, the so-called "Cathedral Binding" (or "Cathedral-Style Binding") was fashionable in England and France for about three decades, beginning ca. 1810. In France--as here--the design was usually blocked, while in England it was typically accomplished with gilt tooling. Thouvenin is sometimes credited with popularizing the style. The provenance of our copy is distinguished: it was apparently in the library of the family of the duc de Coigny (1737-1814), who was Maréchal and Peer of France. Although the duke himself was not alive to read this edition, it likely was part of his descendants' library, remaining on its shelf until purchased by a collector at the sale of family books nearly a century later.

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        Le tre porte del battistero di San Giovanni di Firenze. Incise ed illustrate.

      Firenze, Bardi 1821. - 2°. Tit., 8, 12, 8 S., 46 Kupfertaf. gest. v. Gio. Paolo Lasinio. Ldr. d. Zt. Rü. restaur. Anfangs mit durchgeh. Braunfleck. Die Taf. nahezu fleckenfrei. Graesse IV, 114; Thieme-B. XXII, 404 - Komplette Ausgabe. Detailreiches Tafelwerk über die drei berühmten vergoldeten Bronzetore des Baptisteriums San Giovanni in Florenz. Sie entstanden innerhalb eines Zeitraumes von rund 120 Jahren. Das erste Tor (1330) wurde von Andrea Pisano gestaltet. Das zweite und dritte Tor stammt von Lorenzo Ghiberti. Zweispaltiger Text in französ. u. italien. Sprache. Die Taf. gest. in Linienmanier von Giovanni Paolo Lasinio (1789-1855). Gewicht in Gramm: 3000 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Scientific Amusements in Philosophy and Mathematics: Including Arithmetic, Acoustics, Electricity, Magnetism, Optics, Pneumatics, Together With Amusing Secrets in Various Branches of Science...

      London: A.K. Newman and Co. Simpkin and Marshall and others. Cover rubbed. Lower part of outer spine missing. Scattered browning to prelims. Contents firm. 1821. First Edition. Brown board cover. 200mm x 120mm (8" x 5"). xii, 276pp. '... The whole calculated to form an agreeable and improving exercise for the mind.'. .

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        Report of the Trial of Peter Heaman and Francois Gautiez or Gautier, for the Crimes of Piracy and Murder,

      1821 - Before the High Court of Admiralty. First edition. 8vo. Cloth backed marbled boards, slightly shelfworn, paper label to spine, some occasional, minor foxing. 183, [blank] pp. Edinburgh, Charles Guthrie, A very good copy of what proved to be the last Scottish pirate trial. Peter Heaman and Francois Gautiez were placed on trial for having stolen the brig Jane of Gibraltar which was sailing toward Bahia with in excess of $38,000 of silver. Heaman served as mate onboard and Gautiez as a cook. Not far out from the Canary Islands, the two men murdered the captain, Thomas Johnson, and seized the ship. They committed a further murder, of seaman James Paterson, in the act of taking the ship. They sailed north to the Isle of Lewis where, having removed its cargo, they sank the ship. They were apprehended shortly thereafter. This account of the trial includes a list of witnesses, nearly 90 pages of their accounts (including Heaman and Gautiez), the closing arguments of the prosecutor and defendant's lawyer, plus the verdict and sentence. An edition was printed in Leith the same year. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Traité de chimie élémentaire, théorique et pratique

      Paris, Crochard, 1821, in-8, XVIII-741 + XVI-758 + XIV-788 + XII-450 pp, 4 tableaux et 34 pl, demi-basane olive de l'époque, dos lisses et filetés, pièces de titre et de tomaison cerise, plats de papier oeil de chat, tranches citron, 34 planches, dont une 7bis et une dépliante, gravées sur cuivre, reliées à la fin du tome IV, figurant des instruments et des expériences de chimie. Troisième édition revue et corrigée. La première est de 1813-1814. Cet ouvrage qui fut édité 6 fois resta pendant très longtemps le guide de tous les étudiants en chimie. Et, aujourd'hui, on le considère toujours comme le meilleur témoignage des connaissances chimiques de l'époque. On trouve à la fin du dernier volume une très intéressante partie intitulée : "Description par ordre alphabétique des Ustensiles et en général de tous les Agens mécaniques que l'on doit se procurer dans un laboratoire de chimie, accompagnée de leurs usages et de la manière de s'en servir". Cette partie est en fait l'explication des planches qui suivent. Ex-libris manuscrits : Chabry. Planche dépliante (n° VII) découpée dans la marge extérieure, avec atteinte à la gravure. Cole n° 1265.

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        A Natural History of the Crinoidea, Lily-Shaped Animals; with observations on the Genera, Asteria, Euryale, Comatula & Marsupites

      Bristol: For the author by C. Frost, 1821. viii, (2), 150, (1), 50 lithographed plates by the author, tinted by hand. . HB. 4to, later cloth, gt, edges uncut; 4 cm tear to margin of leaf 101-102; very occasional minor foxing. Vg.. Privately published by subscription (there are 127 names on the Subscribers List, some of whom are indicated as having placed a subscription for more than one copy). The author states in the preface, '..applying the slender talent of drawing I possessed, to executing myself the necessary illustrations in a series of Lithographical Plates, as the only mode in which a private individual could bring forward such an undertaking...'.

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        LIFE IN LONDON; OR, THE DAY AND NIGHT SCENES OF JERRY HAWTHORN, ESQ. AND HIS ELEGANT FRIEND, CORINTHIAN TOM, Accompanied by Bob Logic, the Oxonian, in their Rambles and Sprees through the Metrololis

      Printed for Sherwood, Neely, and Jones, London 1821 - Contains 36 charming hand-colored plates including detailed frontispiece; three folded leaves (6 pages) of music. Numerous original wood-engraved vignettes. A SPLENDID PRODUCTION merging binding with color illustration, woodcuts, and nice typography. Very clean and bright copy with only a hint of mirror imaging with a couple plates and some browning to pp. 118 & 119 from the music pages. FIRST EDITION, 2nd issue: Cohn 262; Abbey, Life 281; Prideaux p. 307, 10, 35; Tooley 196. Fine full red morocco by Bayntun with raised bands, gilt tooled spine and covers; all page edges gilt, marbled endpapers; housed [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Poetical Works.

      Edinburgh: Archibald Constable and Co., , 1821. The Poetical Works. In Ten Volumes. 10 volumes, octavo (210 x 130). Contemporary green straight-grain morocco, broad blind and gilt floral rolls to covers, raised bands to spine, ornamental gilt stamp to alternate spine compartments, gilt titles to spine, gilt edges, brown coated endpapers. Engraved portrait frontispiece by Fry after Raeburn, vignette title page to each volume. Gently worn and bumped edges, occasional nicks and marks to covers. An excellent set with spacious margins. Second collected edition of Scott's poetical works. A handsomely bound library set.

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        Crata Repoa ou initiations aux anciens mystères des Prêtres d'Egypte; traduit de l'Allemand, et publié par le F:. Ant. Bailleul.

      Paris, chez Ant. Bailleul, Renard et Delaunay, 5821-(1821), in 8°, de 114pp., demi-percal. noire époque, étiquette au premier plat, coins lèg. usés, qq. rousseurs. Première édition française très rare parue pour la 1ere fois en 1770 en Allemagne. Le faux-titre porte: Recueil de pièces relatives aux Anciens Mystères et à la maç.: moderne en Amérique, en Allemagne et en France.¶ Fesch col.796: "Ragon, dans son Rituel du Grade de Maître emprunte à cet ouvrage l'Initiation Egyptienne en 7 grades, accompagné de cette note: "Extraite du Crata Repoa ... C'était un gros manuscrit allemand du F:. Koppen, avec les mots en Français dans les interlignes, acheté par le F:. Ant. Bailleul, qui en confia, en mai 1821, la rédaction au F:. Ragon qui arrivait d'Amérique... le F:. Ragon y ajouta 4 morceaux inédits: un fragment du Guide des Francs-Maçons, traduit par lui, d'un ouvrage publié aux Etats-Unis en 1816; et de trois discours du F:. Desetangs..." - Caillet n°5816 "Crata Repoa était une société antique et mystérieuse qui avait son siège à Thèbes..." - Dorbon n°186 (classé au nom de Bailleul) "Ce recueil, à cause de la diversité de ses matières, est tantôt attribué à Ragon, tantôt à Koepen...".

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        A bibliographical antiquarian and picturesque tour in France and Germany. Three volumes (complete), London 1821.

      The first and best edition, each volume ca. 500-600 pages. With 83 engraved plates, 64 other illustrations on India paper mounted in the text and many textual illustrations. Bound in half Morocco, but all hinges broken, one backstrip missing. Uncut. Text and plates complete and in good quality. The set needs rebinding.

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        Praktische Anleitung zum Branntweinbrennen nebst Beschreibung meines Brenn-Apparates.

      

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        THE CENCI. A Tragedy in Five Acts. Second Edition.

      C and J Ollier, London 1821 - The first edition was printed in Livorno, Italy, in 1819 in an edition of 250 copies. xviii,104pp. Finely bound in gilt ruled full blue morocco by Zaehnsdorf. T.e.g. Original wrappers, with orig. paper label on front cover are preserved and bound in. Untrimmed. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Principes pour monter et dresser les chevaux de guerre, formant le 3e volume de l'ouvrage de M. le baron de Bohan, intitulé: Examen critique du militaire Francais. Paris, 1821.

      15+334 pag., half leather. Illustrated with 6 folding plates with horses.

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