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        Telegraf-signaler för flottorna.

      Karlskrona, Kongl. amiralitets-boktryckeriet, 1821. 4:o. (12),188,(11) s. Flaggtavlan på s. (12) färglagd med akvarellfärger. + Afskrift. [=rubrik]. Karlskrona, P. E. Flygares enka, 1837. 4:o. (2) s. Ngt nött samtida hfrbd med blåstänkta snitt. En samtida handskriven, formskuren och lite fläckig titeletikett på främre pärmen. Pärmarna med klistermarmorerat papper. Den ngt fläckiga ryggen maskangripen överst och nederst och även med ytliga maskangrepp på pärmarna. Inlagan mestadels tryckt på blåtonat, styvt papper och på sina håll lite snävt skuren, t.ex. titelbladets yttermarginal. Ett bokstavsregister är fint utskuret i yttermarginalen. Lite lös i häftningen mot slutet. Bläckrättelser är införda i samtiden, bl.a av Carl von Diederichs. "Afskrift"-bladet löst bifogat. Bra ex.. Utfärdad av P. G. Lagerstråle och Rudolf Cederström. Ordet bok har koden 1169. 4866 betyder "Konungen är illamående" och 4728 "Jag har fruntimmer ombord". "Afskrift" innehåller några tillägg och ändringar till signalkoderna. Carl von Diederichs (1807-75) var liksom fadern verksam inom svenska flottan vid Göteborg

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        Autograph letter signed to Charles Hutton

      1821. Gregory, Olinthus Gilbert (1774-1841). Autograph letter signed to Dr. [Charles] Hutton (1737-1823). 1 sheet, mounted. Woolwich Common, May 16, 1821. 223 x 181 mm. Light soiling along crease, but very good. Dr. Hutton?s signature in the lower left corner, along with note attesting to the signature?s authorship.From British mathematician and writer Olinthus Gregory, professor of mathematics at the Royal Military Academy at Woolwich from 1807 to 1838, author of works on mathematics, astronomy, mechanics, etc., co-founder of the Royal Astronomical Society, and editor of both the Gentleman?s Diary and Ladies? Diary. His correspondent, English mathematician Charles Hutton, served as professor of mathematics at the Royal Military Academy from 1773 to 1807; when he retired he was succeeded by Gregory. Gregory, who began teaching mathematics at the Academy in 1802, owed his position there to Hutton?s influence.Gregory?s letter refers to the recent death of ?poor Bonnycastle?; i.e. John Bonnycastle (1751-1821), another professor of mathematics at the Royal Military Academy, whose post Gregory evidently aspired to. ?Colonel Ford has written to the Duke of Wellington to-day to recommend me as his successor: but I do not apprehend his Grace will decide very rapidly, as I believe he loves to show his power by keeping places vacant.? Arthur Wellesley, first Duke of Wellington (1769-1852), was then serving as Master-General of the Ordnance; his duties included oversight of the Royal Military Academy, which trained commissioned officers for the Royal Artillery and Royal Engineers.

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        A New Treatise on the Game of Chess, on a Plan of Progressive Improvement, Hitherto Unattempted: Containing a Very Considerable Number of Rules, Explanations, Notes and Examples: The Object of These Rules, &c.

      London: R. P. Moore, 1821.. First Edition. Very Good. 8vo Complete in 2 volumes.Collation, xxviii+213, 395pp, with half titles & arrata. Bound in modern quarter calf, raised bands, marble boards, gilt lettering and center stamp. Bindings slightly cocked, lightly rubbed on corners of boards. Both bindings in very good clean condition. Internally, half titles bound slightly to tight, with slightly loss on inner margin, pages in very good clean condition throughout. A good clean two volume work .A3

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        Trattato della pittura messo in luce la prima volta con annotazioni dal cavaliere giuseppe tambroni... roma, salviucci, 1821.

      Cm. 22, pp. lii, 171 (1). Solida ed elegante legatura di fine '800 in mezza pergamena con punte, dorso liscio con fregi e titoli in oro su tassello in marocchino rosso. Tagli colorati. Esemplare fresco ed in perfetto stato di conservazione. Opera che, sebbene conosciuta dalla critica, rimase inedita per secoli e di cui il codice più antico risale al 1437. Cfr. Cicognara (1081): ""Si reputa il più antico monumento scritto in italiano ch'abbia l'arte della pittura..."". La presente è la non comune edizione originale a stampa.

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Benacense]
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        Guide Aux Droits Civils et Commerciaux des Etrangers en Espagne

      1821. Lobe, Guillaume (Guillermo) [d. 1883]. Guide Aux Droits Civils et Commerciaux des Etrangers en Espagne, Ou Recueil Chronologique des Traites, Pactes, Conventions et Autres Actes Royaux et des Conrtes, Emanes du Cabinet de Madrid, Depuis le Commencement du XVIIe Siecle Jusqu'a la Fin du Mois Octobre 1819. Paris: Chez Rodriguez, 1821. vi, 499 pp. Octavo (5-1/4" x 8-3/4"). Contemporary three-quarter tree calf over marbled boards, paper title label to spine, speckled edges. Light rubbing with negligible wear to spine ends and corners, rear hinge starting. Check marks to margins and a bound-in leaf of notes in a contemporary hand. Toning to a few leaves, interior otherwise fresh. * First edition. This is a digest of commercial laws and treaties regarding trade between France and Spain from the early seventeenth century to the Bourbon restoration. A second edition appeared in 1837. 1 copy located in the United States at Harvard Law School. One copy of the second edition located in the US at the Library of Congress. OCLC locates 1 copy, KVK locates 3. British Museum Catalogue (Compact Edition) 15:699.

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        Resa genom Sweriges och Norriges Lappmarker

      Förrättad År 1821. Första Delen, med trenne illuminerade kopparstick. Andra Delen. Lund, Tryckt i Berlinska Boktryckeriet, 1822. 8:o. XV,(1 blank),266;(2),231,(1 blank) s. + 3 utvikbara kolorerade graverade planscher. Samtida nött halvskinnband i kalv, färgade snitt. Liten fuktfläck i övre kant sidan 200-262 i första delen. Äldre bläckskrift på ryggen strax över titeletikett, oläslig och ej markant. Namnteckning på försättsblad. 19,5 x 12 cm.. Bring 458. Schiötz 1215*. Planscherna föreställer Emberiza borealis Hanne och Hona samt Parus lugubris

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        Song Book Containing 20 Musical Scores See Our Book #6647001 - #6647016

      UK. Binding: Hardcover (Quarter Leather). Book Condition: Good Condition. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. EMAIL FOR FULL DETAILS OF THE 20 Music scores bound - in Good blue boards with a black leather spine and gilt border edge - some marking to the boards and wear to the top and bottom of the spine, light bumping and wearing to the extreme corners. Contents, some browning and some marking to the occasional page, some marking to the top and bottom of the paste downs, some cracking to the hinges but still nice and tight otherwise clean and tightly bound. Some signed others initialled by the singer, Madame Sainton-Dolby, 1821-1885, English contralto. From a collection which included music from the library of Sir T. Stamford Raffles, though not obvious or immediately apparent some of the scores appear to have been trimmed before binding, resulting in some loss to previous owner's inscriptions to top edges. SCANS available. A unique volume of musical scores in handsome binding. Size: 13 inches tall by 10 inches. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Music; Inventory No: 6647000.

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        Manual of Mineralogy: containing an account of simple minerals, and also a description and arrangement of mountain rocks.

      8vo, 4 leaves, pp. liv, 501 [a misprint for 491], 2 leaves (Constable's advertisements). Original boards, neatly rebacked, uncut, old library label on front pastedown. Text slightly browned in places, otherwise a very good copy.

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        A Geological Classification of Rocks, with descriptive synopses of the species and varieties, comprising the elements of practical geology.

      8vo, pp. xxxi, (i), 655. Contemporary half calf, flat spine gilt, tips of corners slightly worn, but a nice copy. Bookplate of Edward Bunting.

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        RECHERCHES SUR L'INFLAMMATION DE L'ARACHNOIDE CEREBRALE ET SPINALE

      1821. PARENT-DUCHATELET & L[ouis] MARTINET. RECHERCHES SUR L'INFLAMMATION DE L'ARACHNOIDE CEREBRALE ET SPINALE. OU HISTOIRE THEORIQUE ET PRATIQUE DE L'ARACHNITIS. Paris, Chez Crevot, 1821. First edition, first issue, see Heirs of Hippocrates 1458. xxxvii + [1] + 612 pp. 8vo., spine and boards missing, marbled endpapers. Appears to be a presentation copy inscribed by Martinet on the half title. Ex-library with no external markings, inkstamp to title page. With tables in the text. A few pages have tiny chips to corners, not affecting text. 140 case histories of inflammation of the arachnoid, the membrane enveloping the brain and spinal cord. As is. Rare.

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        Discorsi intorno alla Sicilia. Con discorsi inediti.

      Palermo, Pedone e Muratori, 1821. Due volumi in 8vo; pp. 8n.nn., 364; 6n.nn., 168. Ritratto dell?autore all'antiporta del primo volume. Fioriture. Mezza pelle coeva con angoli, titolo e fregi in oro al dorso. Edizione originale assai rara. Moncada, pag.332; Mira I, pag.460.

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        Opere... italia (poi bologna), dalla stamperia delle muse, 1821-1828.

      Otto volumi di cm. 15,5, pp. 2.400 ca. complessive. Ritratto inciso dell'autore all'antiporta del primo volume. Solida ed elegante legatura coeva in mezza pelle verde, dorsi lisci con titoli, filetti e fregi in oro. A ciascun volume il bell'ex libris in xilografia ed il timbretto di possesso di G. Marani. Esemplare fresco ed in ottimo stato di conservazione.

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        Karta öfver belägenheten omkring Stockholm utgifven af W. M. Carpelan 1817.

      [Stockholm] Visible sheet area 41,5 x 64 cm. Frame 32,5 x 55 cm. Engraved map. Not examined out of the frame. Gilt frame. Passe partout with hand coloured line in blue. Not examined out of the frame. Some dents to the frame. Some minor creases.. A rare map of Stockholm and its environs. The fine engraving exquisitely details the city of Stockholm and the surrounding areas. Wihelm Maxmilian Carpelan was a talented cartographer, engraver and painter. He published several maps and an atlas. Some of his work includes "Voyage Pittoresque aux Alpes Norvégiennes" 1821-23 and "Karta öfver Djurgården" 1829. He also made contributions to Thersner´s "Fordna och Närvarande Sverige"

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        Trattato della Pittura messo in Luce la prima Volta con Annotazioni dal Giuseppe Tambroni.

      Roma, Paolo Salviucci, 1821. Large 8vo. Cont. blue boards, probably the original binding. With a printed titlelabel on back. Corners a bit bumped and spine ends a little frayed. A large copy with broad margins, printed on fine heavy paper, clean and fine. LII,171,(1) pp. Tambroni dedicated the work to Prince Frederik Christian of Denmark.. Scarce first printed edition of this famous manual for Renaissance painters, "The Craftsman's Handbook" (Il libro dell'arte), printed from a manuscript from the early 15th Century. - "Ce traité, qui retrace l'état de la peinture au commencement du XVe Siecle, a éte terminé en 1437" (Brunet I:1731)

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        "Christiania, Vue du pied d' Egeberg" ("Sedt ifrån foten av Egeberget")

      Samtidig håndkolorert akvatint, 31x47,5cm Stockhom 1821 Første plansje. Et av de klassiske og sentrale Christianiaprospektene sett fra Gamlebyen og vestover. Utført i akvatint av Carpelan etter eget forelegg. Et meget fint eksemplar med store marger.. E.H. Schiøtz "Utlendingers reiser i Norge" 193 - 1Proveniens: Jens Chr. Hauges samling

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      Anteckningar angående jagt och djurfångst uti Swerige. Sthlm, H. A. Nordström, 1821. 8:o. 56 s. & 2 utvikbara grav. plr med 4 figurer. Häftad och oskuren i senare marmorerat omslag. Främre omslag delvis loss. Texten delvis ganska lagerfläckig och inledningsvis med en svag fuktfläck upptill. Lagad reva i inre marginalen på s. 49. Med Gunnar Brusewitz namnteckning och exlibris.. Schreber 136: "sällsynt". En utökad andra upplaga utkom 1828. Förutom diverse jaktmetoder, i synnerhet för varg, meddelas i noter flera jakter som Greiff själv upplevt eller fått sig berättade. Hovjägmästaren Greiff (1757-1828) ställer sig avvisande till användandet av förgiftat luder då han "werkeligen afskyr hela den inrättningen" och dessutom anser den farlig för tamboskapen. På s. 53-56 återfinns "Något om hundars sjukdomar". På en separat lapp har Brusewitz noterat litteraturhänvisningar om Greiff och dennes rapphönshund Caresse, "med mer förstånd än mången människa"

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        British Ornithology:

      Being The History, With a Coloured Representation, of Every Known Species of British Birds. Second Edition. Volume I-III. London: Printed for the author, by W. and S. Graves 1821. 8:o. 144 engraved plates. Title, index + 48 plates with accompanying explanatory text to each volume. Later paper boards (mid 20th century), faded spine and unevenly faded boards. Volume I with watersoiling to outer margin and lower edge first three plates, title, index and two first text leaves. Title volume II with small spot. Muscicapa atricapilla (Pied fly-catcher) volume I and Strix otus (long-eared owl) volume III with back-ground colouring. 25 x 15,5 cm.. Titlepage of volume I "every kown (sic!) species"

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        AVANZI DEL PORTICO DEL TEMPIO DELLA PACE.

      Bella veduta di Roma (mm. 368x463), disegnata e incisa in rame da Luigi Rossini (Ravenna 1790-Roma 1857). Cfr. Petrucci ?Cat. Gen. Stampe Calcografia Nazionale? (1953), p. 312, n. 72. Esempl. ben conservato, sotto passepartout.

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        "Bautasten. Pres De Midtstrand à Walders" ("Bautasten vid Midstrand i Valders.")

      Samtidig håndkolorert akvatint, 20,5x28,5cm Stockhom 1821 Tegnet og stukket av Carpelan. Teksten sier at "När man lemnat Midstrand och åtföljer fjordens grönskande strand, träffer man knappt 1000 alnar derifrån, til höger om vägen, en kulle med en bautasten på toppen. En gråhårsman från den närliggande gården berättade, at Vederik Verlandson der vore begrafen...".. Schiøtz 193 - 8

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        The High Mettled Racer

      S&J Fuller., 1821. A Complete set of six colored aquatints by Alken and T. Sutherland. Siltzer p. 59. Illustrated. Each image approximately 335 X 380 mm. (13 1/4 X 15) with 1/2-1 1/4 inch margins. A beautiful RARE SUITE of sporting prints. In excellent condition with the colors bright. On creme wove paper. Conversation framed. 1. THE FOAL 2. IN TRAINING 3. THE RACER 4. THE HUNTER 5. THE POST HORSE 6. THE DEATH

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        L?OSSERVATORE FIORENTINO SUGLI EDIFIZJ DELLA SUA PATRIA. Terza Edizione eseguita sopra quella del 1797, Riordinata e compiuta dell?Autore, coll?aggiunta di Varie Annotazioni del Professore Giuseppe del Rosso, Terza Edizione, Firenze, Presso Gaspero Ricci, 1821.

      8 voll in quattro. Buona ril. cartonata, dorso in cuoio, titolo e decorazioni in oro al dorso, tagli schizzati in blu, cm 23x14, Vol. I: Quartiere S. Giovanni, cc. 3 nn., pp 219, 1 c. nn. con l?indice, pp 219, c. 1 nn. con l?indice, all?antiporta 1 grande incisione in rame con pianta di Firenze accompagnata da una ricca legenda e, nella parte inferiore, bella veduta della Città, 4 tavv. incise in rame f.t. di cui 1 ripiegate con pianta e sezione del Tempio degli Angeli del Brunelleschi; Vol. II: Quartiere S. Maria Novella, pp 217, cc. 1 nn. con l?indice, pp 239, c. 1 nn. con l?indice, 4 tavv incise in rame f.t. e 1 tabella; Vol. III: Quartiere S. Spirito, pp 204, pp 208, 4 tavv incise in rame f.t.; Vol. IV: Quartiere S. Croce, pp 219, pp 206, 4 tavv. incise in rame f.t. di 2 ripiegate. È incluso : Elogio del proposto Marco Lastri, 14 settembre 1812. Qualche contenuta traccia d?uso ai dorsi, alcune pagine con diffuse bruniture, altrimenti ottimo esemplare. Cicognara 4213.

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        Essays on the Formation and Publication of Opinions, and on Other Subjects

      London: Printed for R. Hunter.. 1821 First edition. Bailey's first book which was considered by well-informed radicals of the 1820s to be "the most useful single addition to the moral sciences since the Wealth of Nations" (William H. Wickwar, The Struggle for the Freedom of the Press, 1819-1832, London, 1928, p. 246). The Essays on the Formation and Publication of Opinion were praised by James Mill in the Westminster Review for July 1826 and later by the American Thomas Cooper in the preface of his own Treatise on the Law of Libel and the Liberty of the Press (1830). . Original boards, uncut, neatly rebacked. . Octavo. A few rust stains and spots in blank margins, but a fine, crisp copy. Bailey [1791-1870] was an independent and slightly isolated thinker, who, though generally admiring of Thomas Brown, was a keen utilitarian critic of Scottish common sense. Politically he was a philosophical radical; indeed, he was occasionally described as the 'Hallamshire Bentham,' while in theology he was a devotee of the American theologian Jonathan Edwards" (Dictionary of Nineteenth-Century British Philosophers). Bailey also occupies an important place in the history of economic analysis through his Critical Dissertation on the Nature, Measures and Causes of Value… (1823). This work on Ricardo, rediscovered by Seligman in 1905, was judged by Schumpeter (1954) to be a "masterpiece of criticism" and to lie near the "front rank in the history of scientific economics.

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        PICTURESQUE TOUR OF THE SEINE, FROM PARIS TO THE SEA: WITH PARTICULARS HISTORICAL AND DESCRIPTIVE

      London: R. Ackermann, 1821. One of the Most Beautiful Travel Plate Books,With Very Little Offsetting To Spoil the Color 346 x 273 mm (13 5/8 x 10 3/4"). 1 p.l. (title), viii, 177, [1] pp. Publisher';s red buckram, covers with blindstamped frame, upper cover with gilt titling, flat spine stamped with gilt strapwork panels and with gilt titling, all edges gilt. With engraved color vignette on title page, unsigned aquatint vignette at foot of last page, engraved color map, and 24 FINE HAND-COLORED AQUATINT PLATES by Augustus Pugin and John Gendall. Front pastedown with presentation bookplate to "Master E. Cockayne, / as the reward of merit, / by Mr. Bowling, / Milk Street Academy. / Sheffield, June 23rd, 1848." Abbey "Travel" 90; Tooley 445. Binding a little soiled, joints and extremities a bit worn, just the slightest offsetting from some plates onto text (one plate with offsetting from text, and half a dozen others with just a hint of the same), other trivial imperfections, but still A VERY DESIRABLE COPY, the binding sturdy and without any major defects, and the beautiful scenic plates with particularly attractive coloring. This is an uncommonly seen copy in original publisher's cloth of one of the most beautiful of the Ackermann series of color plate books. The illustrations are all bright and full of action, and many of them, especially those provincial scenes with colorful rural people, are flooded with light that resonates from magnificent skies. As Hardie observes, "A coloured aquatint . . . Reproduces better than any other method the elusive beauties of a watercolor drawing. It has a delicacy, refinement, and purity that its successor the lithograph has never attained." This is not a terribly rare book, but it is uncommonly seen in cloth--the book is large and full of illustrations inviting avid readership, so that the publisher's insubstantial cloth binding now normally has either been replaced or is found in dilapidated condition. (Since 1975, ABPC lists five copies in cloth, two rebacked, one in shambles; the more recent of the remaining two sold 24 years ago.).

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        Journal Of Sentimental Travels In The Southern Provinces Of France, Shortly Before The Revolution by William Combe

      R. Ackermann London: R. Ackermann, 1821. First edition. leather_bound. Late 19th century three-quarter scarlet morocco and scarlet cloth with marbled endpapers. Teg. Near fine./No Dust Jacket. 291 pages. 25 1/2 x 17 cm. 18 hand-colored aquatint plates. This, the first separate edition, appearing originally in Ackermann's "Repository of Arts" during the years 1817-1820; the latter containing seventeen plates only -- the extra plate, no.15 is listed in the Directions to the Binder, and as ABBEY LIFE pp.185 -186 notes, "Early impressions of the plates are clear and sharp, and compare well with the magazine issue," as are those in this copy. ABBEY TRAVEL 89. TOOLEY 415. Tall copy, plates generally clean and bright, some plate offsetting; light, occasional age-toning, bookplate, raised bands.

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        SKETCHES ILLUSTRATIVE OF THE MANNERS AND COSTUMES OF FRANCE, SWITZERLAND, AND ITALY.

      In-4 p. (mm. 286x216), mz. pelle coeva con ang., decoraz. e tit. oro al dorso, 8 pp.nn. (frontesp. con vignetta silograf., dedica a Sir Thomas Lawrence, preface, order of the plates), con 1 deliziosa antiporta figur. a colori e 49 bellissime tavv. che raffigurano costumi, tutte inc. in rame e colorate a mano (1 è più volte ripieg.); ogni tavola ha una breve descrizione a fronte. La raccolta è per lo più dedicata all'Italia, di cui l'artista inglese illustra i costumi dei ?mestieri? tipici del primo Ottocento, ambientandoli in piacevoli scene di gusto locale. La Francia vi figura con 12 tavv. e la Svizzera con 2. "Edizione originale". Cfr. Colas,444 - Monod,I, p. 132. Solo qualche fiorit. altrimenti esemplare ben conservato.

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        Lehrbuch der Geognosie, oder Darstellung der heutigen Kenntnisse von der psysikalishen und mineralogischen Beschaffenheit des Erdkörpers. Im Auszuge übersetzt von C.F.A. Hartmann. 2 Teile in 1 vol.

      Sondershausen, 1821. 430 S. + 1 Tafel mit Gebirgeprofilen. Orig. halbleder mit Rückenvergoldung.. Very fine copy. (Porto kr. 40,- på brevforsendelser i Danmark)

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        Il principe perfetto e ministri adattati, documenti politici politici e morali corredati d'emblemi, del padre andrea mendo della compagnia di gesu', voltati dall'idioma castigliano. presso francesco baroni. lucca. 1821.

      2 Voll. In-8°, leg. in mezza pergamena, (cambiata la carta ai piatti di un volume e rilegato nuovo l'altro a somiglianza del primo). pp. (8)-XV(1)-311(3) e 370 + (6) di 'Catalogo dei Signori Associati'. Si tratta della 'edizione conforme a quella di Roma dell'anno 1816'. Le due antiporte sono incise coi ritratti degli Infanti di Spagna Maria Luisa - Duchessa di Lucca - e Carlo Lodovico. L'opera è divisa in LXXX 'documenti', ognuno preceduto da una vignetta allegorica incisa in rame da G. Mochetti. Il 'Principe Perfecto y Ministros Ajustados. Documentos politicos y morales. En Emblemas' fu scritto da Padre Mendo intorno al 1660. La presente versione di Carlo Luigi di Borbone - già edita a Roma da Poggioli - è la prima traduzione italiana. Vecchia firma d'appartenenza al verso dell'antiporta del secondo volume, con l'inchiostro che traspare leggermente sulla facciata incisa. Alcune fioriture sparse, ed altre marginali tracce del tempo.

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        FAUSTUS: FROM THE GERMAN OF GOETHE

      London: Boosey Sons/Rodwell & Martin, 1821. First Edition. Cloth-backed boards. Light to moderate foxing. Near Fine and quite scarce. Thin octavo (5-3/4" x 9-1/8") bound in contemporary blue boards with a tan cloth spine and corners, recently rebacked with a new sympathetic cloth spine; viii, 86, (2) pages including the half title, a frontispiece engraved portrait of Goethe, and the list of plates by Retsch with the errata printed on the verso. The First Edition of the FIRST COMPLETE ENGLISH TRANSLATION of the first part of Goethe's Tragedy of Faust. The anonymous translation was originally credited to George Soane, but literary scholarship revealed in 2007 that Samuel Taylor Coleridge, the poet of tormented guilt and of the demonic and the supernatural, was the actual translator. There are several editions of this book; the one with the accompanying plates was issued after this edition without plates. All editions are quite scarce, especially this one and especially when complete.

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        Poems

      Cambridge: Printed by Hilliard and Metcalf 1821 Cambridge: Printed by Hilliard and Metcalf, 1821. First edition. 8vo. 44 pp. Bound in contemporary mottled calf, gilt. Hinges have started, spine worn, laid in half brown morocco slipcase and chemise. BAL 1587; SHAW AND SHOEMAKER, American Imprints 4861 . "Bryants manuscript was edited anonymously for publication by [Richard Henry] Dana, [Sr.] and by E.T. Channing." (BAL p. 332). Among the eight poems which make their first collected appearances here are two of Bryant"s most famous, "Thanatopsis" (here first printed in its substantially revised form from its first publication in the North American Review in 1817, with the addition of 31 lines) and "To a Water Fowl."

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        The Costume of the Original Inhabitants of the British Islands, And Adjacent Coasts of the Baltic; Including the Ancestors of the Anglo-Saxons and Anglo-Danes, form the Earliest Periods to the Sixth Century; Accompanied with Appropriate Historical and Descriptive Illustrations

      London: J. Dowding, Bookseller, n.d. (ca. 1821). Early Edition. Hardcover. Improved edition." Folio. Hand-colored engraved title, showing the publication date of 1815 but the publisher as R. Havell, and so likely around 1821; plus 24 finely printed hand-colored aquatint plates. All plates have at the bottom a small colored engraving of an archaeological object. Newly bound in quarter maroon pigskin, spine with gilt bars and leather lettering piece, gilt; marbled paper boards. Ex-library with a neat perforation stamp on the printed title and single line stamp on the reverse of the plates. The plates have occasional light soil; one plate has had a corner remargined (no loss, and another has a short closed marginal tear, also with no loss. The images themselves are lovely and bright with only occasional light foxing and soil. Lowndes, p. 1541. Abbey 'Life' 427. Tooley 327.

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        DICTIONARY OF CHEMISTRY, ON THE BASIS OF MR. NICHOLSON'S

      1821. URE, Andrew. A DICTIONARY OF CHEMISTRY, ON THE BASIS OF MR. NICHOLSON'S; IN WHICH THE PRINCIPLES OF THE SCIENCE ARE INVESTIGATED ANEW, AND ITS APPLICATION TO THE PHENOMENA OF NATURE, MEDICINE, MINERALOGY, AGRICULTURE, AND MANUFACTURES, DETAILED. With an introductory dissertation; containing instructions for converting the alphabetical arrangement into a systematic order of study. London: Printed for Thomas & George Underwood, et al., 1821. First edition. Fifteen engraved plates (numbered 1-14), some folding, showing apparatus and chemical tables. Octavo, untrimmed. xix,[1],[752] pp. Text printed in double columns. Disbound: original paper boards are present but lacking the backstrip; and, the bookblock is split in several places. Ex-library; nineteenth-century bookplate on front pastedown and a small blind-stamped seal on the t.p., and no other marks. Very light dust-soiling to a couple of pages, and scant foxing to frontisp. and t.p., else very clean within. A scarce title, it is offered as is. Andrew Ure (b. Scotland, 1878; d. England, 1857), was a pioneer in teaching chemistry to artisans. His interest in the application of science to the arts and industry bore fruit in his Dictionary of Science. The work was originally undertaken at the request of the publishers as a revision of William Nicholson's Dictionary of Chemistry, but Ure said that so much of the latter was obsolete that the work had to be rewritten. (D.S.B., v. XIII, p.547).

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        A Narrative of Travels in Northern Africa, in the Years 1818, 19 and 20, accompanied by Geographical Notices of Soudan, and of the Course of the Niger

      London: John Murray. 1821. First Edition. Hardcover. Three quarter calf over marbled boards recently rebacked and recornered with contrasting spine label bearing gilt titles and raised bands highlighted with gilt rules, original boards rubbed on edges, original marbled endpapers, old inscription on flyleaf, light soiling to title page but text clean and bright, illustrated with 17 hand coloured lithographed plates and a folding map of the route he travelled. , George Francis Lyon (1795-1832) was a naval officer and explorer. Lyon met Joseph Ritchie in Malta in 1818. Ritchie was on his way from Paris to Tripoli, from where he intended to attempt to reach central Africa from the north. Ritchie was to have been accompanied by Captain Frederick Marryat, but, when Marryat was unable to do so, Lyon volunteered to take his place. In preparation Lyon spent four months adding to his knowledge of Arabic and studying the religious and social customs of the Arabs, adopting the alias Said-ben-Abdallah. After considerable delays they left Tripoli for Murzuq, the capital of Fezzan. Both Lyon and Ritchie suffered from dysentery and the extreme heat, and on 20 November 1819 Ritchie died. Lyon, in poor health and the victim of Ritchie's mismanagement of the whole expedition, pushed on to Tajarhi, and from there managed to reach Tripoli in March 1820 and London four months later. A year later he published this account of his travels, illustrated with plates taken from his own drawings. , 4to 11" - 13" tall, [v] vi-xii, [1] pp .

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        Schriften. Herausgegeben von Friedrich Roth

      Berlin, Reimer, 1821-25 und 1842 - 1843.. 8 Tle. in 9 Bdn. HLdr. d. Zt. mit etwas Rückenverg. und Rückenschild.

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        EPIPSYCHIDION: VERSES ADDRESSED TO THE NOBLE AND UNFORTUNATE LADY EMILIA V ____ NOW IMPRISONED IN THE CONVENT OF ____

      London: C. and J. Ollier, 1821.. [6],[7]-31,[1]pp. Octavo. Sewn self-wrappers, untrimmed. Some dust tanning at extended edges, a few soft creases and light spots of soiling, but a very good copy. Full morocco slipcase and chemise. First edition, published anonymously, and one of Shelley's scarcest later publications. This copy has the title in the form with the colon after the main title. The lady addressed in the subtitle, Emilia Viviani, is generally regarded as the motivation for the poem's completion rather than its original inspiration, as Grannis quotes Richard Garnett's observation that the poem was in its first draft before Shelley made her acquaintance. It was long asserted that the edition consisted of only one hundred copies, but recent scholarship suggests a modestly larger edition, perhaps on the order of three hundred copies. GRANNISS, pp.65-7. WISE, P.59. TINKER 1900. NCBEL III:315.

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        Galerie française ou collection de portraits des hommes et des femmes

      Paris: Firmin Didot, 1821. relié. grand in 4 (32x22cm). Galerie française ou collection de portraits des hommes et des femmes qui ont illustré la France dans les XVIème, XVIIème et XVIIIème siècle. Première édition. Un supplément paraîtra quelques années plus tard. Demi basane noire à filets, dos lisse. Excellent état, quelques rousseurs éparses dans les marges mais sur un papier bien blanc. Les trois tomes contiennent respectivement 65 gravures, 60 et 62 gravures. Les notices historiques vis à vis de chaque portrait, lesquelles comprennent quelques pages, sont l'oeuvre de Villemain, Andrieux, Denon, Boissy d'Anglas et consorts... les portraits de Mr Chrétien, Rulhman, weber... De nombreux fac similés ajoutent à l'intérêt de l'ouvrage, qui contient des portraits qu'on ne trouve nulle part ailleurs. Cette édition est peu courante et justement appréciée des amateurs. - Firmin Didot, Paris _1821, grand in 4 (32x22cm), 3 tomes en 3 Vol. reliés. - 3 tomes en 3 Vol. reliés

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        Journal of a voyage for the discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific ; preformed in the years 1819-20, in His Majesty`s Ships Hecla and Griper under the orders of William Edward Parry. With an appendix, containing the scientific and other observations.

      London, John Murray 1821. 4to. (8) + XXIX + (3) + 310 + (2) + CLXXIX + (2) s. + Errata slip. 6 kobberstukne karter, hvorav 4 foldet. 9 akvatinter. 5 kobberstikk. Foldet tabell. Samt. skinnbd. med nyere rygg. 2 akvatinter litt fuktskjoldet.. *Contemporary calf with later leather spine. 6 engraved maps (4 folding). 9 aquatint plates. 5 engraved plates. 2 aquatint plates a little waterstained

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        Journal of a voyage for the discovery of a North-West Passage

      London: John Murray,, 1821. from the Atlantic to the Pacific; performed in the years 1819–20, in His Majesty's ships Hecla and Griper … With an appendix, containing the scientific and other observations. Quarto. Contemporary dark pink diced calf, rebacked to style with black morocco label, gilt bands. 6 engraved maps and charts (4 folding), 14 plates (of which 9 are aquatints), folding table, text diagrams. Errata slip pasted on verso of dedication leaf. With an ALs from Parry to Roger Kenison, Clerk to the Corporation of Guardians, Norwich, dated 23 June 1835, with conjugate address panel and seal, tipped in at front. Bookplate of Henry A. De Long on front pastedown. Slight wear to board edges, frontispiece chart rather clumsily folded, very occasional spotting and offsetting, withal a very good copy. First edition of the account of the first of Parry's three attempts at the north-west passage. On this attempt he reached longitude 110° West, earning the reward of £5,000 that had been offered by parliament for the first ship to reach that meridian, and was frozen in ice for ten months. He also discovered Melville Island and others of the Parry Islands, having first explored and named Barrow Strait, Prince Regent Inlet and Wellington Channel. "The immediate achievements of these voyages were the charting of hundreds of miles of coastline in the Canadian Arctic archipelago and the collecting of valuable data on Arctic natural history" (Hill). Parry returned a hero; John Murray paid him a thousand guineas for the rights to publish this account.

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        RECOLLECTIONS OF A CLASSICAL TOUR THROUGH VARIOUS PARTS OF GREECE, TURKEY, AND ITALY, MADE IN THE YEARS 1818 & 1819 IN TWO VOLUMES

      G and W B. Whittaker,. Good with no dust jacket. 1821. First Edition. Hardcover. Greece; Turkey; Italy; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xv, [i], 304; viii, 277, [6] pages; Both half title pages are present, and a page of corrigenda for both vols faces the first page of text. Lacks the hand-colored frontispieces to both volumes, but the other hand-colored plates and a facsimile of a document are present in Vol. I. Broadsides mounted on both rear inside covers. Re: The Norwich Union Fire Insurance Society, which was founded in 1797 in Norwich, England. Likewise a small advertising broadside is mounted on both inside front covers, for Godwin's Bath Writing Paper Warehouse in England. All 4 broadsides have been pasted over with later but still old thin paper endpapers at front and rear, making them difficult to read. The front broadside in Vol. I has been uncovered to make it more legible. Both volumes are bound in period 1/2 brown leather w/ marbled boards, Ink ownership on ffeps. , hinges broken in Vol. I, and fr. Bd. Detached on Vol. II. Bindings worn, chipped & surfaces rubbed. Contents tight w/ some scattered soil and foxing Some underscoring and marginalia in Vol. I. Starting from Venice, Laurent visited Chios, Constantinople, Athens, the Peloponnese, and Corfu. The appendix consists of the Constitution of the Ionian Islands. This account includes descriptions of Corfu . Laid in is a book dealer's catalog description. .

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        The Three Voyages … Round The World

      London: for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown,, 1821. Complete In Seven Volumes. With map and other plates. 7 volumes, octavo. Uncut in original blue paper boards, skilfully rebacked and recornered with plain paper, elegant printed spine-labels on blue paper. Slightly rubbed to extremities, a little occasional spotting, otherwise in very good condition. An attractive set, entirely untrimmed. This octavo edition reprints the full texts of the original published accounts of Cook's three voyages.

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        Système de la nature ou les lois du monde physique et du monde moral, par le Baron d'Holbach. Nouvelle édition, avec des notes et des corrections par Diderot

      Paris: Etienne Ledoux, 1821. relié. 13x21cm. Nouvelle édition, avec des notes et des corrections par Diderot. Reliures en demi veau blond, dos à quatre nerfs ornés de dentelles dorées en tête et en pied et de fleurons estampés à froid, quelques épidermures, tranches marbrées, reliures de l'époque. Quelques rousseurs, sinon bel exemplaire bien établi en reliure romantique. - Etienne Ledoux, Paris _1821, 13x21cm, 2 volumes reliés. - 2 volumes reliés

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        Grundlinien der Philosophie des Rechts (First Edition)

      Berlin: Nicolaischen Buchhandlung, 1821. First Edition. First Edition. Octavo. xxvi, 355, [1, imprint], with a secondary title page, opposite the primary title page at the left, reading "Naturrecht und Staatswissenschaft im Grundrisse." Publisher's original paper-covered boards, red leather spine panel with title and rule in gilt, page edges stained red. Completely unrestored, with wear along the edges and hinges, and at the spine ends, top and bottom of the spine chipped (though no titling is affected), slight lean. Good to Very Good condition, with a small contemporary owner name on the front pastedown, a small contemporary clipped article about Hegel tipped in at the front endpaper. A very presentable copy overall.

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        A Treatise on a Section of the Strata

      Cumberland and London: Author, 1821 From Newcastle-upon-Tyne, to The Mountain of Cross Fell, in Cumberland with remarks on Mineral veins in General also Tables of the Strata in Yorkshire, Derbyshire, etc To which is added a treatise on the discovery, the opening and the working of Lead mines with the dressing and smelting of lead ores. In a fine binding by Paul Delrue with a quarter mid green goatskin with cloth sides, leather label with gold hand lettering in 8 pt, blind decoration, new endpapers, head bands, rounding and backing etc and wonderful piece of work by this talented artist. Internally has an advert for a Survey of the Mining District tipped in to front blank there ia also an ink name to front blank, text block edges uncut, 8, (ix-xii), (x), (1), 12-422 pp, 11 pl (of 11 of which 10 are folding), 1 pull out table, includes List of Collieries, Heights of the Mountains and Hills in England and Wales, pull out sheets, Index and Glossary, long list of subscribers, errata, paper watermarked 1819. A superb looking and informative title. (see Alibone, COPAC) OCLC 704130480

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        The Plays and Poems of William Shakespeare, with the Corrections and Illustrations of Various Commentators. Comprehending A Life of the Poet, and an Enlarged History of the Stage, by the late Edmund Malone. With a new Glossary Index. The works include: Romeo and Juliet, Hamlet, The Tempest, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Macbeth, King Lear, Antony and Cleopatra , The Merchant of Venice, etc., as well as the Sonnets and other poems and the Prefaces of Pope, Theobald, Thomas Hanmer, Steevens, Warburton, Johnson, Malone, et al, with their Advertisement; also Richardson's Proposals and Supplement on the Learning of Shakespeare, Rowes's Life of Shakespeare, etc

      London: For F.C. and J. Rivington,... 1821., 1821. 21 volumes; 8vo. Complete. A superb set in 19th century vellum with red and dark green title labels and extra gilt to spines, marbled boards and end papers, all edges gilt. Portrait frontispiece to vols. 1 and 2. Condover Hall bookplate to paste downs. Spines evenly age toned. A few corners expertly replaced at some stage. Light rubbing to boards; foxing to first and last blanks. A very attractive set indeed, with all the scholarly prefaces and commentaries.

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        LIFE IN LONDON or, the Day and Night Scenes of Jerry Hawthorn, Esq. and his Elegant Friend Corinthian Tom, Accompanies by Bob Logic, The Oxonian, in their Rambles and Sprees through the Metropolis. Dedicated to his most gracious majesty George the Fourth. Embellished wi

      London: Sherwood, Neeley, and Jones, 1821. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good. I.R. & G. Cruikshank. 376 + 8 ad pages. 6 x 9 1/2 in. Brown morocco binding, gilt lettering and emblems on covers and compartments, 5 raised bands, edges of text block gilt, gilt decoration on inner dentelle, mottled green end papers, 36 colored engravings drawn and engraved by I.R. & G. Cruikshank published by Sherwood, Neely & Jones all with tissue + numerous small b&w illustrations + 3 fold-out pages of music, bound by W. Root and Son. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD: light wear and soiling overall- esp. edges, spine faded and dry, spine edges worn, pages clean with some transfer, majority of the illustrations very clean and bright- a few with spotty foxing, binding tight. NOTE: this is the 1st edition, 1st state with 'good- bies' on 1st line of p. 376 + ads in rear. Text consists of the wanders of young men through London society, parts written in contemporary slang. Illustrations consist of various activities from gay moments with women and coffee shop visiting; to cockfighting and pugilism. Travel, RGR.

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        Real Life in London; or, The Rambles and Adventures of Bob Tallyho, Esq. and His Cousin, The Hon. Tom. Dashall, through the Metropolis; Exhibiting a Living Pictures of Fashionable Characters, Manners, and Amusements in High and Low Life. By An Amateur

      London: Printed for Jones & Co, 1821-2. (EGAN, PIERCE, IMITATION) First edition, third issue. 2 vols., 8vo. Hand- colored, engraved additional titles; 34 hand-colored engraved plates -- including the two extra plates. Full contemporary mottled calf, gilt spines, morocco spine labels, t.e.g., joints and headcaps repaired, else a fine, crisp copy. Tooley 198 . An imitation of Pierce Egan's famous Life in London, with some merit of its own and a foil to its contemporary, and as a guide to the social history of early nineteenth century London

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        Life in London; or, the Day and Night scenes of Jerry Hawthorn ... and his elegant friend Corinthian Tom, accompanied by Bob Logic, the Oxonian, in their rambles and sprees through the metropolis ... embellished with ... scenes from real life, designed and etched by I.R. & G. Cruikshank

      London: printed for Sherwood, Neely & Jones, 1821 [half-title watermarked 1821]. Octavo. (8 7/8 x 6 inches). 36 hand-coloured aquatint plates by Isaac & George Cruikshank, 6pp. of folding engraved sheet music, numerous wood-engraved illustrations. (Without the "To the Subscriber's" leaf as usual). Later red straight-grained morocco gilt by Wallis, covers with double fillet gilt border, spine in six compartments with raised bands, lettered in the second and third compartments, the others with repeat decoration in gilt made up from various small tools, gilt turn-ins, dark grey glazed endpapers, gilt edges (neatly rebacked with the original spine laid down). First edition in book form, early issue, of this popular and beautifully-illustrated tour through early 19th-century London This copy includes a note at the foot of p.9 which, according to Abbey, indicates that this is not a first issue, but it does have both of Abbey's other first issue pointers: no page numbering on pages 1 and 2 of the engraved music and the word "good-bies" in the first line of p.376. The early watermark on the half-title and the crispness of the plates support the argument that this is an early issue. Abbey Life 281; Cohn 262; Tooley 196

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        Real Life in London; or, The Rambles and Adventures of Bob Tallyho, Esq. and His Cousin, The Hon. Tom. Dashall, through the Metropolis; Exhibiting a Living Pictures of Fashionable Characters, Manners, and Amusements in High and Low Life. By An Amateur

      London: Printed for Jones & Co 1821 2 London: Printed for Jones & Co, 1821-2. (EGAN, PIERCE, IMITATION) First edition, third issue. 2 vols., 8vo. Hand- colored, engraved additional titles; 34 hand-colored engraved plates -- including the two extra plates. Full contemporary mottled calf, gilt spines, morocco spine labels, t.e.g., joints and headcaps repaired, else a fine, crisp copy. Tooley 198 . An imitation of Pierce Egan's famous Life in London, with some merit of its own and a foil to its contemporary, and as a guide to the social history of early nineteenth century London

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        Sur les Mouvemens électro-magnétiques à la théorie du magnétisme. (Traduit par M. Anatole-Riffault). (On some New Electro-Magnetical Motions, and on the Theory of Magnetism).

      Paris, L'Imprimerie de Feugueray, 1821. Small8vo. Orig. printed wrappers. Totally uncut. "Annales de Chimie et de Physique, par MM. Gay-Lussac et Arago", tome XVIII. - Decembre 1821, pp. 337-448 and 1 engraved plate. (The entire December-issue). Faraday's paper: pp. 337-370.. First appearance in French of this landmark paper in electromagnetism. The present paper is a translation into French of Faraday's seminal paper "On some New Electro-Magnetical Motions, and on the Theory of Magnetism", which was originally published on October 21 in "The Quaterly Journal of Science", between one and two months before the present French version, which was published in "Annales de Chimie et de Physique", in December the same year. The work contains the first published mentioning of the "LINE AND FORCE CONCEPT". Faraday employed a magnet and a wire with a flowing current, caused each separately to rotate round the other, and concluded that a current-carrying wire is surrounded by a circular "line" of magnetic force."Ever since Hans Christian Oersted's announcement of the discovery of electromagnetism in the summer of 1820, editors of scientific journals had been inundated with articles on the phenomenon...Inspired by the editor of Philosophical Magazine, Richard Phillips, Faraday agreed to undertake a short historical survey but he did so reluctantly, since his attention was focused on problems of chemistry rather remote from electromagnetism. His entusiasm was aroused in September 1821, when he turned to the investigation of the peculiar nature of the magnetic force created by an electrical current. Oersted had spoken of the "electric conflict" surrounding the wire and had noted that "this conflict performs circles", but this imprecise description had had little impact upon Faraday. Yet as he experimented he saw precisely what was happening. Using a small magnetic needle to map the pattern of magnetic force, he noted that one of the poles of the needle turned in a circle as it was carried around the wire. He immediately realized that a single magnetic pole would rotate unceasingly around the current-carrying wire so long as the current flowed. He then set about devising an instrument to illustrate this effect...and so his experiment records the FIRST CONVERSION OF ELECTRICAL INTO MECHANICAL ENERGY. (Based on the article in DSB).- Faraday's discovery of "the lines of magnetic force" became the starting point for the revolutionary theories of Clark Maxwell and later of Einstein

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        FABBRICHE E DISEGNI. Illustrate dal Cav. Giulio suo figlio.

      In folio (mm. 480x326), mz. pelle mod., filetti e tit. oro al dorso, piatti in cartonato coevo, bella antiporta con il ritratto di Giacomo Quarenghi (inciso da Sanders da uno schizzo di Antonio Vighi), pp. 46, (manca la carta con l?elenco degli Associati), illustrato da 59 belle tavv. inc. in rame di cui 3 in acquatinta (tutte dettagliatam. descritte), tratte dai suoi disegni originali. Vi figurano: il teatro dell'Hermitage, il maneggio delle Guardie a Cavallo, l'Istituto delle nobili fanciulle, la casa del Principe Gagarin, la cappella dei Cavalieri di Malta, l'Arco Trionfale eretto per l'ingresso dell'Imperatore Alessandro, a Pietroburgo. A Carskoe Selo innalzò il il paIazzo Alessandro che è il suo capolavoro. Prima e più importante opera monografica sul grande architetto bergamasco (1744-1817). Realizzata dal figlio, a quattro anni dalla sua scomparsa, venne poi ristampata a Mantova nel 1843 ed ampliata nel 1844 con la pubblicazione di nuovi progetti raccolti e curati sempre dal figlio. "Edizione originale, rara". Cfr. Berlin Katalog,2776 - Millard Collection,108. Bell?esemplare con barbe. "Formatosi specialmente su Andrea Palladio, lo interpretò non scolasticamente ma con attenzione particolare a quell'armonia di spazi e di masse verso cui lo portava il suo gusto, già in precedenza classicheggiante. Tale interpretazione semplice e severa trovò vasto campo di attuazione in Russia, dove il Quarenghi si recò nel 1779, divenendo architetto di Caterina II. Il volto di San Pietroburgo in particolare è segnato dallo stile di ispirazione palladiana che l'architetto adottò per i progetti di edifici pubblici, palazzi, teatri, ponti che ancor oggi caratterizzano il profilo neoclassico di quella che è considerata la città più europea di tutta la Russia". Cfr. Diz. Treccani, p. 23. .

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