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        Bronze Medal, 'Voyage autour du Monde de la Corvette la Coquille'

      Andrieu & de Puymaurin, Paris 1822 - Bronze medal, 50 mm, extremely fine. Duperrey's Coquille voyage. An excellent example of the very uncommon bronzed copper medal commemorating the first voyage of Duperrey to the Pacific. A similar example of this bronze version is held in the Rex Nan Kivell collection of the National Library of Australia.Duperrey's voyage was one of the greatest of the French grands voyages to the Pacific. The expedition set out from Toulon on 11 August 1822, with the intention of collecting scientific data and specimens, but also instructed to report on the possibility of establishing a penal colony in Western Australia. Duperrey, who was thirty-five at the start of the voyage, had been on the crew of the previous major French Pacific voyage, that of Freycinet. He had as his second-in-command Dumont d'Urville, who was to become the most experienced French commander in the Pacific. While science led the expedition, there was also an unspoken goal of discovering where France might carve out an empire in the South Pacific. His voyage was of some 73,000 miles, with major destinations including Australia, New Zealand, and New Guinea.By far the greatest contributions of the expedition were scientific, cartographic and ethnographic, and the Duperrey voyage account is a famously sumptuous production, with exquisite coloured plates.

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        Ile Ombai: Armes Et Ornements

      Paris, 1822. Engraving by Coutant, 240 x 320mm (proof state before plates numbered). Proof impression of Indonesian weapons & armour reproduced as plate no. 35 in the Atlas Historique, Voyage autour du monde by Louis de Freycinet.

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        [Op. 12 / D478, 480, 479]. Gesänge des Harfners aus Wilhelm Meister, von Goethe, für eine Singstime mit Begleitung des Pianoforte, in Musik gesetzt, und Seiner bischöflichen Gnaden, dem Herrn Joh: Nep: Ritter von Dankesreither, Bischof zu St. Pölten, k: k: wirklichem Hofrath, Doctor der Gottesgelehrtheit, gewesenem Rector Magnificus an der Universität zu Wien, und Mitglied der oester: ökonomischen Gesellschaft &c. &c. in tiefer Ehrfurcht gewidmet... 12tes Werk. No. 1161. Pr. 45 X.C.M.

      Wien A. Diabelli et Comp. [PN C. et D. No. 1161] [1822]. Oblong folio. Disbound. 1f. (title), 3-11, [i] (blank) pp. Without watermark. Former owner's signature to lower right corner of title: "Walcher [1]823." Manuscript pagination to upper outer corners of rectos from "41" (title) to "51." Spine reinforced with paper tape with rust stains from old paper clips; some soiling and foxing; small circular handstamp "M" to lower right corner of final blank page.. First Edition (second issue?). Deutsch pp. 283-84. Deutsch: Schuberts Goethe-Lieder, 12b. Hoboken 13, 67. Heck 48. Schubert composed two versions of these songs. Only the present one (the latter) was published in his lifetime. The former was first issued as part of the first complete Schubert edition in 1895. The texts are from Johann Wolfgang von Goethe's novel Wilhelm Meisters Lehrjahre.

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        Voyage Pittoresque Autour du Monde, avec des Portraits de Sauvages d'Amerique, d'Asie, d'Afrique, et des iles du Grand Ocean; des paysages, des vues maritimes, et plusieurs objets d'histoire naturelle

      Paris: de l'Imprimerie de Firmin Didot, 1822. Folio, with lithograph frontispiece portrait of Count Romanzoff, 104 hand coloured lithograph plates, folding map of the voyage and two plans (on one sheet); with text in 12 separately paged sections and with plates also separately numbered; original crimson morocco spine and corners, crimson glazed paper boards, title in gilt on spine; occasional foxing to text leaves as in nearly all copies, some browning to a few plates. The most beautiful colour plate book of the North and Central Pacific. A superb copy of this amazing book, "a spectacular and early lithographically illustrated travel account that has always been considered one of the most beautiful and important colour plate books of the Northern Pacific. It contains more early coloured views of Hawaii, Alaska and California than any other work of the period..." (Forbes).Choris, a Russian of German stock, was just twenty years old when he was appointed as official draughtsman on the Kotzebue expedition of 1815-1818. During this voyage he produced a vast number of important sketches and watercolours, and on his return to Paris was encouraged to produce this great work, which was first issued in 22 parts between 1820 and 1822. Most of these views did not appear in the official account of the expedition published in Germany and in Russia, and some of the copper engraved plates in the official account were re-lithographed to suit the artist. Overall, this publication reflects Choris' personal interests and preferences. It has a rich and exotic point of view not seen in any other voyage book. Over the years copies of this wonderful book have been broken up for sale as separate prints which helps to account for its exceptional modern rarity.This copy contains the Norblin version of the Queen Kaahumanu portrait, the preferred Langlume lithograph of Kamehameha and the first state of the female dancers (Plate XVI) with the plain background.The many beautiful plates include views and scenes of native life, artefacts, plants, shells and animals. Twelve relate to California (including several of San Francisco), nineteen of Hawaii (with the first view of Honolulu), twenty-three of Alaskan interest, and twenty-one of various parts of Micronesia. Lada-Mocarski calls it "one of the very valuable and fundamental works on Alaska, California and the Hawaiian Islands". The list of subscribers, which accounts for only 188 copies, includes the Emperor of Russia, and the King of France.This most attractive copy has the armorial bookplate of the Swiss count Frederic de Pourtales (1779-1861, to whose eldest son, oddly enough, Charles La Trobe served as tutor in the 1820s) and subsequently formed part of the great Carlsmith library in Hawai'i (sold by ourselves in 1985).

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        "Die alte Lore von Ungedanken".

      . Radierung, 1822, auf chamoisfarbenem Velin. 16,2:12,1 cm. Literatur: Stoll 156. Sehr guter und breitrandiger Abdruck mit einem leichten Lichtrand entlang den Blattkanten. Es handelt sich bei diesem Blatt um die 1. Fassung des Motivs mit der alten Zigeunerin.. Der vor allem als Radierer tätige Grimm war 1804-1808 Schüler der Kasseler Kunstakademie bei Gottlieb Kobold (1769-1809), Andreas Range (1762-1828) und Ernst Friedrich Ferdinand Robert (1763-1843). Durch seine Brüder Jacob und Wilhelm Grimm wurde er mit Clemens Brentano (1778-1842) und Achim von Arnim (1781-1831) bekannt, mit denen er zusammenarbeitete. Wohl 1807 lernte Grimm Bettine Brentano (1785-1859) kennen, von der er zahlreiche Porträts anfertigte. In November 1808 zog er nach Landshut zu Brentano und dessen Schwager Friedrich Carl von Savigny (1779-1861). Auf ihre Vermittlung ging er nach München und erlernte Kupferstechen bei Carl Ernst Christoph Heß (1755-1828). Zugleich studierte er an der Münchner Akademie unter Andreas Seidl (1760-1834). Unterbrechung des Studiums 1814 durch Teilnahme an den Freiheitskriegen. Mit Georg Brentano reiste er im Frühjahr 1816 nach Italien, wo er zwei Monate blieb. 1817 kehrte er nach Kassel zurück. 1824 reiste Grimm zum ersten Mal nach Willingshausen und wurde zum Mitbegründer der Willingshäuser Malerkolonie, eine der ersten Malerkolonien Deutschlands. 1832 wurde er an die Kasseler Kunstakademie als Lehrer berufen.

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        Colonie Anglaise De La Nouvelle-Galles Du Sud, a la Nouvelle-Hollande

      Paris, 1822. Engraved map (first state), with inset map of Ile Van-Diemen 1822, 310 x 240mm (plate size), very good condition, sheet with generous margins. Freycinet maps New South Wales. Intriguing map of New South Wales and Tasmania prepared by Louis de Freycinet for inclusion in the published account of his expedition titled Voyage autour du monde.Freycinet is best remembered for his voyage to Australia and the South Pacific of 1817-1820, a pivotal French expedition that advanced scientific and geographical knowledge of the region. The care and detail devoted to the preparation of this map reflect to Freycinet's considerable cartographic skill.Of special interest is the inset detail of Van Diemen's Land, and two schematic elevation profiles (the first showing altitude from Sydney to Bathurst, the second from Bathurst to Mount Ellendon).

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        CRUCHLEY'S IMPROVED GEOGRAPHIC COMPANION THROUGHOUT ENGLAND & WALES Including Part of SCOTLAND

      London:: G. F. Cruchley, 349 Oxford Street.. 1822.. Unfolded: 38-5/8" x 26-1/4"; Folded in Portfolio: 7-3/4" x 5-1/4". Second Edition [stated]. A dissected, very detailed 25-panel, hand-colored in outline, linen-backed map. Title set in border top-right. Scale: 1" = 10.91 miles.. Housed in the publisher's original green paste-paper slipcase, with printed paper title label to one side ["CRUCHLEY'S NEW MAP Of ENGLAND And WALES ..."]. Matching green paper backing to 2 outer panels of folded map.. A VG+ map in a similar case.. An early publication from this London carographer- no copy recorded on OCLC, with the British Library, per their on-line listings, holding only a later 1827 edition.

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        [Op. 12 / D478, 480, 479]. Gesänge des Harfners aus Wilhelm Meister, von Goethe, für eine Singstime mit Begleitung des Pianoforte, in Musik gesetzt, und Seiner bischöflichen Gnaden, dem Herrn Joh: Nep: Ritter von Dankesreither, Bischof zu St. Pölten, k: k: wirklichem Hofrath, Doctor der Gottesgelehrtheit, gewesenem Rector Magnificus an der Universität zu Wien, und Mitglied der oester: ökonomischen Gesellschaft &c. &c. in tiefer Ehrfurcht gewidmet... 12tes Werk. No. 1161. Pr. 45 X.C.M

      Wien: A. Diabelli et Comp. [PN C. et D. No. 1161]. [1822]. Oblong folio. Disbound. 1f. (title), 3-11, [i] (blank) pp. Without watermark. Former owner's signature to lower right corner of title: "Walcher [1]823." Manuscript pagination to upper outer corners of rectos from "41" (title) to "51." Spine reinforced with paper tape with rust stains from old paper clips; some soiling and foxing; small circular handstamp "M" to lower right corner of final blank page. . First Edition (second issue?). Deutsch pp. 283-84. Deutsch: Schuberts Goethe-Lieder, 12b. Hoboken 13, 67. Heck 48. Schubert composed two versions of these songs. Only the present one (the latter) was published in his lifetime. The former was first issued as part of the first complete Schubert edition in 1895. The texts are from Johann Wolfgang von Goethe's novel Wilhelm Meisters Lehrjahre.

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        Ancient unedited monuments. Painted Greek vases [Statues, busts, bas- reliefs and other remains of Grecian art] from collections in various countries principally in Great Britain

      1822-1826, London 1822 - First edition, 2 parts in one volume, folio, pp. [3], viii, 105, [1]; [4], ii, 40; 62 plates of which 40 are colored; contemporary three-quarter green morocco over marbled boards, gilt-lettered spine, t.e.g., marbled endpapers; ex-Hill Library with usual markings, edges and boards scuffed, hinges reinforced; early 20th-century bookseller's description mounted to front pastedown; very good. The series was originally projected to contain three parts but was discontinued due to lack of public patronage (DNB XIII, pp. 438). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        "Ancient unedited monuments Painted Greek vases [Statues, busts, bas-reliefs and other remains of Grecian art] from collections in various countries principally in Great Britain"

      London. 1822-1826. "First edition, 2 parts in one volume, folio, pp. [3], viii, 105, [1]; [4], ii, 40; 62 plates of which 40 are colored; contemporary three-quarter green morocco over marbled boards, gilt-lettered spine, t.e.g., marbled endpapers; ex-Hill Library with usual markings, edges and boards scuffed, hinges reinforced; early 20th-century bookseller's description mounted to front pastedown; very good. The series was originally projected to contain three parts but was discontinued due to lack of public patronage (DNB XIII, pp. 438)."

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        EL CENTINELA. PERIÓDICO SEMANAL PARA EL AÑO DE 1822. Tomo Primero.

      Buenos Aires: Imprenta de los Expósitos, 1822. - [5],397pp. Nos. 1-23 plus supplement to No. 22, paged continuously. Quarto. Contemporary three-quarter sheep and marbled boards, spine gilt. Outer joints and corners worn. A few pencil annotations. Occasional minor foxing. A very good copy. An extremely rare copy of the complete first volume of the most important Argentinean periodical of the early independence period. Edited by Florencio Varela, Juan Cruz Varela, and Ignacio Núñez, the issues include news, miscellaneous notices, and short literary pieces in verse and in prose. CENTINELA was published weekly, and then biweekly, in 1822 and 1823. The two years of the periodical consist of seventy-two numbers and three supplements. This first volume is complete with twenty- three numbers and one supplement. Extremely rare. OCLC records four copies, at New York Public, the John Carter Brown Library, the British Library, and the Ibero- Amerikanisches Institute in Germany. PALAU 51467. OCLC 50151967.

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        Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica [The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy] 4 Volumes Complete

      Glasguae: Et Prelo Academio, Typis Andreae et Joannis M Duncan , 1822 . Hardback. . 4 volumes quarter dark blue calf with thick grey card boards (original?). Spine has 6 compartments defined by blind lining, blind motif in 4 of the compartments and gilt title and volume number in the other 2. Deckled page edges. Illustrated with many diagrams. Purchased by Heffer's Cambridge after the death of Andrade. Casing is edgeworn and scuffed to boards and corners bumped, spines bright and tight. Pale foxing spots throughout. Pages crisp. Bookplates of E N de C Andrade (Edward Neville da Costa Andrade FRS was an English physicist, writer and poet) on front free endpaper of Volume 1 and bookplate of Sir George Prevost, 1st Baronet (Governor of Nova Scotia and Governor General of The Canadas) on pastedown of all volumes. An important edition with significant associations.

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        The District of Albany formerly t'Zuurenveld, being the eastern frontier of the Colony of the Cape if Good Hope, shewing locations of the settlers lately arrived from England.

      1822 - Handcoloured engraved map measuring 605 x 890 mm. (sheet size); lower blank margin chipped (but well outside plate mark), a very good copy. "Fine pasture country, uninhabited and considered as neutral ground" Detailed topographic map of the Albany district (present day South Africa) presenting a wilderness mapped but largely untamed.This map was published by William Faden (1749-1836), one of the more prolific cartographic publishers of the later eighteenth-century who began his trade with Thomas Jefferys. In 1783 Faden was appointed geographer to the king and by 1796 'he assembled an unrivalled stock of large-scale maps of the British counties'. Over the coming two decades Faden served the emerging market for maps of the colonies, of which this chart of the Cape of Good Hope is a good example.A sense of the frontier nature of this country is given in note engraved in a blank section to the northeast corner: 'fine pasture country, uninhabited and considered as neutral ground since to convention with the Caffre chiefs, after the last disturbances in the Year 1819'.

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        The History of Johnny Quae Genus, the Little Foundling of the Late Doctor Syntax: a Poem, by the Author of the First Three Tours

      London: R. Ackerman, 1822 - The last of the authentic Combe-Rowlandson Dr. Syntax series, whose success prompted numerous imitations. This remainder binding, in superb shape, resembles that seen on the earlier Syntax books, but we have never seen it on Johny Quae Genus, and it is beautiful example. Rare thus (ROWLANDSON, THOMAS) First edition. Tall 8vo (10 x 6-1/4 inches). 24 hand- colored aquatint plates after drawings by Thomas Rowlandson. 267, [8, ads] pp. Diggens, Printer, St. Ann's lane. Bound in original drab boards, both covers loose, later neat facsimile handwritten spine label; mostly unopened, directions to printer, errata slip, and publisher's catalogue in rear; laid into brown cloth clamshell box. Tooley 413 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Handleiding tot de kennis van den scheepsbouw, ten dienste der jonge officieren en adelborsten, van de Koninklijke Nederlandsche Marine

      Rotterdam Arbon & Krap 1822 - 1st edition. pp[xviii] 298. complete with the six fine folding lithograph plates by Jobard, loosely inserted at the end of the book. good clean copy in the original printed boards, a little worn and stained but with no significant damage. Scott Library book-plate to front paste-down. a good copy in the rarely found original boards of a scarce early 19th century Dutch shipbuilding text. 1307 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        French Scenery from Drawings Made in 1919 by Captain Batty of the Grenadier Guards

      Rodwell & Martin 1822 - London, 1822. Quarto, sixty four engraved plates, elaborate contemporary green morocco binding with covers paneled in gilt surrounding a rectangular only of marbled paper, spine gilt in five compartments, gilt decorative inlays to panels, all edges gilt. Bookplate of Thomas Foster on the front pastedown. A complete and beautifully bound copy of this travel title, with many engraved illustrations of France. A very good copy with some foxing to contents and some very light normal wear. Batty's first major collection of illustrations, published three years before he began exhibiting at the Royal Academy. Please contact us for additional pictures or information. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        A Selection of Views in Egypt, Palestine, Rhodes, Italy, Minorca, and Gibraltar

      London: Printed for John Hearne by J. F. Dove, 1822. 1st. Hardcover. First Edition Thus. Folio. [2], 36 pp. 36 hand-coloured aquatint plates (including frontispiece), most by J.C. Stadler after Willyams. Text in English and French. Brown morocco with gilt ruling & lettering; 6 raised bands to spine. The binding is gilt stamped "M.B.S. Bird" to inside rear board; we are assuming this is the binder. Minor wear; light foxing else a fine copy. From the Original Drawings, Executed During a Visit to Those Places. With a Geographical and Historical Description to Each View. This is a posthumous version of "A Voyage up the Mediterranean" published in 1802. The original edition included 43 plates, 32 of which appear again here; the first 4 plates appear here for the first time. (Blackmer 1814). Next day shipping. Celebrating our 20th year - all domestic orders ship with Delivery Confirmation Tracking Number - Images available upon request.

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        The Liberal. Verse And Prose From The South

      Printed by and for John Hunt, London 1822 - Hardcover. Two Volumes. Brown leather with gilt and red design. Boards scuffed and faded. Extremities rubbed, corners bumped. Hinges cracked. Endpapers and pages stained and foxed. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        De Gastritidis morborumque qui eam sequuntur, pathologia ...

      . Lipsiae : Litteris Staritii, Typogr. Univers., 1822, 4°, 48 pp., 3 gestoch. Tafeln; 14, (2) pp., Broschur der Zeit; etwas felckig.. Selten - Erstdruck der "Dissertatio inauguralis medica sistens collectanea quaedam de gastritidis morborumque qui eam sequuntur, pathologia] Dissertatio Inavgvralis Medica Sistens Collectanea Qvaedam De Gastritidis Morborvmqve Qvi Eam Seqvvntvr, Pathologia / Pvblice Defendet Avctor Fridericvs Gvstavvs Pohl". & Carolus Gottlob Kühn, DE inepta cognitionis graeci sermonis simulatione ..." - - "Auf drei gefalteten Tafeln finden sich sauber gezeichnete Magenbilder in Linienstich, alles bez. J.F. Schröter ad nat. del. et sc. Die erste Tafel, rot getönt, zeigt Leichenveränderungen ; die zweite ein infiltrierendes Karzinom der Pars pylorica; die dritte ein großes callöses Ulcus der kleinen Curvatur." Edgar Goldschmid, Entw. u. Bibl. d. path.-anatom. Abb. (1925), p.253 - - Friedrich Gustav Pohl (15.03.1799-16.09.1863) "in seiner sehr schätzbaren Inaugural-Dissertation bemüht sich, die gallertartige Erweichung des Magengrundes von einer vorhergegangenen Entzündung der Magenhäute sowohl acuter, als chronischer Art abzuleiten und zu vertheidigen. Auf der ersten Tafel liefert Verfasser eine colorirte Abbildung einer entzündeten Schleimhaut eines an einer Gastritis chronica verstorbenen Knaben." Ferdinand Lesser, Die Entzündung und Verschwärung der Schleimhaut des Verdauungskanales, ..., p.194

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        Phaedri Augusti Liberti Fabulae Aesopiae,

      Curante et Imprimente A.J. Valpy, A.M., Londini, 1822 - ex Editione J. G. S. Schwabii, cum Notis et Interpretatione in Usum Delphini. Various Lectionibus Notis Variorum Recensu Codicum et Editionum et Indice Locupletissimo Accurates Recensitae. Large 8vo. viii, 756, xliipp. Contemporary full vellum, gilt spine, slightly rubbed, marble edge. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Remarks on the Indians of North America, in a Letter to an Edinburgh Reviewer.

      Thomas and George Underwood (Thomas Davidson, Whitefriars), London 1822 - First edition. In hard paper binding. (8°); (4), 64 p. Saxe Bannister (1790-1877) barrister and attorney-general of New South Wales, founder of the first infant's school in Sydney, author of numerous pamphlets on behalf of natives in the colonies. [Sabin 3220.; Howes B105.]. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        GEOGRAPHICAL, STATISTICAL, AND HISTORICAL MAP OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA.

      Carey & Lea., Philadelphia. 1822 - .OUTLINE COLOR.FROM " A COMPLETE HISTORICAL, CHRONOLOGICAL, AND GEOGRAPHICAL AMERICAN ATLAS, Being a Guide To The History of North and South America, and the West Indies: Exhibiting an Accurate Account of the Discovery, Settlement, and Progress of their Various Kingdoms, States, Provinces, etc. Together with the Wars, Celebrated Battles, and Remarkable Events, To The Year 1822. According to the Plan of Le Sage's Atlas, and Intended as a Companion to LaVoisne's Improvement of that Celebrated Work".MAP #21 from FIRST EDITION ATLAS.ENGRAVED BY YOUNG & DELLEKER.SHEET MEASURES 22" W x 17" H.MAP IN MIDDLE OF SHEET MEASURES 11 1/2 " W x 11 1/2" H and is SURROUNDED BY TEXT ON 3 SIDES.Center Fold.EDGES NEAT.MAP CLEAN.COLOR BRIGHT. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        CODIGO PENAL ESPAÑOL DECRETADO POR LAS CORTES 1822 (PRIMER CODIGO PENAL ESPAÑOL)

      Imprenta Nacional Madrid. 164 pág.19,5x14,5. 1822. Pasta española. Primer codigo penal español decretado por las córtes en 8 de junio sancionado por el Rey y mandado a promulgar en 9 de julio de 1822. Dificilísimo en comercio. Ref 7.4 Biblioteca AL.. Encuadernación de tapa dura. Excelente.

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        ATLANTE DANTESCO DA POTER SERVIRE AD OGNI EDIZIONE DELLA DIVINA COMMEDIA, OSSIA l'INFERNO, IL PURGATORIO, IL PARADISO. Composto dal Sig.Giovanni Flaxman e già incisi dal Sig.Tommaso Piroli, ed ora rintagliati dal Signor Filippo Pistrucci con aggiunta di nuovi intagli. Milano, Presso Batelli e Fanfani, e sì pure presso il Pistrucci suddetto, 1822.

      Album in formato oblungo, cm.24x33,3, composto da 12 pagine di testo e da 120 incisioni al tratto di Tommaso Piroli su intagli di Filippo Pistrucci. Prefazione bilingue, italiano - francese, dell'editore Antonio Fortunato Stella. Legatura coeva in mz.pelle con piatti marmorizzati. Tassello con titoli e fregi in oro al dorso. Esemplare in barbe, ad ampi margini. Le incisioni raffigurano le cantiche del capolavoro dantesco, con citazione del verso di riferimento in versione italiana e francese. Fisiologiche tracce d'uso. Si tratta di una rara edizione ottocentesca di una importante raccolta iconografica della "Divina Commedia", pubblicata la prima volta in suite editoriale a Roma nel 1793. Ne è autore lo scultore inglese John Flaxman jr. (York, 1755 - 1826), corrispondente e allievo di William Blake, interprete dei canoni del neoclassicismo e ispiratore dell'arte di Ingres. Un'opera rivoluzionaria nell'interpretazione iconografica dantesca, tanto che il celebre quadro di Paolo e Francesca dello stesso Ingres sarebbe inconcepibile senza la chiave di lettura datane da Flaxman.

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        The Correspondence and Documents Relating to the Proposals for Five Millions of Five Per Cent Stock of the United States created under the Act of Congress of the 3d of March, 1821

      Philadelphia: Clark & Raser, Printers. 1822. First. First edition. Unprinted stitched wrappers. 20pp. Modest wear to the extremities, very good or better. Correspondence related to the loan, with letters from Monroe, Crawford, Biddle, etc. Ownership signature of Samuel Eddy ("Sam'l Eddy") on title page. Eddy was Congressman from Rhode Island from 1819 until 1825, and later Chief Justice of the Rhode Island Supreme Court. OCLC locates eleven copies, none west of the Mississippi. .

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        OEuvres de G. Filangieri traduites de l'Italien. Nouvelle edition accompagnee d'un Commentaire par M. Benjamin CONSTANT et de l'eloge de Filangieri par M. Salfi.

      Paris, P. Dufart, 1822-1824.. 7 tomes en 6 volumes in-8, demi-maroquin rouge a la Bradel, dos lisses ornes de filets, titres dores, plats de papier bleu, exemplaire non rogne (reliure de l'epoque). Premiere edition collective des "Oeuvres" de Filangieri accompagnee de l'edition originale du 'Commentaire' de Benjamin Constant paru separement en 2 tomes, formant l'integralite du sixieme volume. Traduction de Jean-Antoine Gallois d'apres l'edition de Naples (1784-1791). "L'eloge" de Filangieri est de Francesco Saverio Salfi. Veritable best-seller europeen, cette oeuvre du juriste et philosophe napolitain disparu prematurement a la veille de la Revolution francaise fut recue comme une synthese du droit naturel et de la pensee republicaine. Sa critique, par Benjamin Constant, porta un coup tres rude a sa notoriete. Mieux que les autres ouvrages de Constant, ce 'commentaire' illustre a quel point le fondateur du groupe de Coppet liait libertes politique et economique. Il "donne [ici] un expose complet de sa propre doctrine, le plus complet meme du point de vue economique qu'il n'ait jamais presente" (cf. P. Bastid, 'B. Constant', I, p. 367). (Courtney, A/49/t1, A50/1 et 2. Dotoli, 'Les traductions de l'italien en francais au XIXe s.', p. 360). Quelques rousseurs. Bel exemplaire, entierement non rogne, tres bien relie a l'epoque, en demi-maroquin rouge a la Bradel..

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        David Parry, Aged 26 Years, Was Born at Arrow, and Baptized at the Parish Church of Wood-Church, Cheshire, 16th Oct. 1796 (Broadside)

      London: Taylor, Printer 1822. () Near fine. Small broadside. (17 X 23.5 cm.) Printed on one side only. Small hole in the right hand margin not effecting the printing. Wonderful woodcut of a ship and the author being pulled in a cart by twin dogs. Old fold line, touch of foxing otherwise excellent condition. David Parry on traveling from Liverpool on the Brig Crosby, to Quebec in Lower Canada feel through the ice and was trapped there for 2 days. He was discovered by two hunters and returned to the ship where both of his legs were amputated by the Carpenters and Sailors. The two illustrations show the ship and Parry in a cart being pulled by a dog team. Both of his legs are missing. The broadside was to be sold to render assistance to the poor Parry. I believe that the event was nothing more than a scam..

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        Applications de Géométrie et de Méchanique, A La Marine, Aux Ponts et Chaussées, Etc., Pour Faire Suite Aux Développements de Géométrie

      Bachelier, Successeur de Mme V Courchier, Paris 1822 - xxxv, 330pp, + plates. 17 folding engraved plates. Language: eng G : in Good condition with marbled eps. Rebacked with original outer spine laid on. Some scattered light foxing and dust soiling. Some very minor worming [defunct] on lower fore edge of first 18 leaves with no impact on text. Label of Cruising Association on paste-down with some blind stamps and gilt stamp to cover and spine Half leather marbled board cover [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Works, of the Right Honourable Sir Chas. Hanbury Williams,

      Pall-Mall. London.: Edward Jeffery and Son, 1822 1st ed, VG+, 3 vols complete. In quarter red modern paper spine and contemporary plain brown boards, corners and edges rubbed slightly, some marks. Spines, contemporary paper labels, a little browned. Internally, no inscriptions etc, top edges cut, remainder uncut, printed by TC Hansard, Peterborough-court, Fleet-street, London. Vol 1, portrait frontis, [5], (vi-xxiv), [1], 2-256 pp, some leaves uncut, Whatman? water mark to tp, 59 poems. Vol 2, portrait frontis, [3], (iv-vii), [1]. [1], 2-272 pp, 52 poems, some leaves uncut. Vol 3, portrait frontis, [3], (iv) only, [1], 2-123 pp, [3], [1], (ii-xciv), many leaves uncut, 24 poems and 1 letter. (Lowndes 2930. Brockett 2958. Allibone 2735). Williams, writer and diplomatist, who in addition to political satire and panegyric, wrote much miscellaneous verse: songs, love poems, complimentary verses, and imitations of Horace, Virgil, and Ovid. Much of his poetry was judged obscene, even by his contemporaries, and his reputation has reflected that judgement. Many poems, however, were not meant to be published but rather to be sung among drinking companions or read aloud to friends to gain the reputation of a wit. See ODNB.

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        Zwei Entwürfe für eine breite Wendeltreppe über sieben Geschoße in einem ovalen Turm, auf zwei Blättern.

      . Aquarellierte und lavierte Federzeichnungen, bez., sign. und dat. "Gezeichnet vom Alois Haas 1822", 61 x 40 bzw. 59 x 39 cm (Einfassungslinie).. Vorhanden: Gesamtansicht der Treppe, die vordere Hälfte der Turmmauer offen; Längsschnitt durch die Treppe in der Mittelachse, links Anbindung an das Hauptgebäude. Der österreichische Architekt Alois Haas (1805-1879) war für die Landesbaudirektion Tirol tätig, insbesondere im Brücken- und Straßenbau für Südtirol. Er lieferte u.a. Entwürfe für den Neubau des Ferdinandeums, die Kirchen in Zirl und Silz und den Bahnhof in Innsbruck. Als Bauführer erbaute er 1844/45 die heute noch befahrene, von L. Liebener entworfene Stephansbrücke über die Ruetz an der alten Brennerstraße. Beiliegt: Grundriß der Treppe, ebenso. Unsigniert, undatiert, 26 x 40 cm. Insgesamt drei Darstellungen auf drei Blättern. - Jeweils Querfalte, in den leicht angestaubten Rändern geringe Läsuren.

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        Über den Bau der Lungen - De fabrica pulmonum commentatio

      Berlin: Rücker, 1822 - "In 1804 the Academy of Sciences in Berlin offered a price for the best essay on the structure and the function of the lungs. The Strasburg physician, Franz Daniel Reisseisen, obtained the price; Soemmering received honourable mention. The texts of both prize essays were jointly published in Berlin, 1808. The engravings belonging to Reisseisen's essay were published in 1822 in Berlin. with German text and Latin translation by Justus Friedrich Karl Hecker" (Ch.) First edition. Folio. With 6 hand-colored plates. Original boards, with paper label. Fine. Hirsch IV, 761: "Classische Schrift"; Choulant/Frank 309 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Memoirs of the Life and Character of Rev John Eliot, apostle of the N A Indians

      T. Bedlington, 1822 Hardcover, small (6 x 3 1/2"), full calf binding, 174 pp., covers heavily worn along edges, tear to front board along edge, but both boards firmly attached, top of spine peeling, gilt title and two gilt bands present but partially worn, front and end inside blank pages (and title page) with stains along edges, pages clean and unmarked but aged with gray tint, tight and secure binding. Note: image enlarged 30%. Shipped in a secure box.

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        Veduta del Condotto dell' Acqua Vergine situato alla Chiavica del Bufalo.

      . Copperprint. Roma 1822. Sight 37x45,5 cm. * Wide margin and clean..

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        Original Manuscript] List of Death Among the Late African Company Officers in the Settlements on the Gold Coast from the 1st of January 1812, to 1st of January 1822 Being a Period of Ten Years.

      Gold Coast 1822 - Gold Coast, 1822. 4 pp. Manuscript ca. 34x21 cm (13x8 in). Manuscript with tears but no loss of text housed in a blue cloth custom made portfolio with a red gilt morocco label on front cover. In very good condition. This report by the Assistant Surgeon in the African Company of Merchants concerns the mortality rate among the Company's officers during a period of ten years (1812-1822) and includes a list of fifty people (indicating their names). The "Remarks" section explains the statistics: "The African Company Establishment when fully appointed consisted of forty-five commissioned and non commissioned European officers but during the period of time stated above, there was not more than thirty-five residing in the Settlements on a yearly average & the deaths among them being five annually on an average." Arthy also counts the number of the native workers of the Company: "170 non commissioned officers and private soldiers, and 334 artificers, labourers and labouresses", and states that the mortality amongst them "except on occasional visitations of the Small Pox, was generally at the rate of one percent per annum, and very rarely exceeded two percent". Arthy concludes that "there is much reason to believe that the Climate of the Gold Coast would be found considerably less destructive of the health and lives of Europeans than that of any other intertropical country round the world. In reality to decide this question, it does not seem necessary to enquire further that Sierra Leone, Charlestown, the Havannah, Surinam and Batavia, wherein the mortality among Europeans annually so excessive and lamentable and so generally known as might serve to remove all Doubts of the superior salubrity of the Climate of the Gold Coast to that of all other tropical countries". "The African Company of Merchants was a Chartered Company in the Gold Coast area of modern Ghana, in the coastal area where the Fante people lived. It was founded in 1752 and replaced the Royal African Company which was dissolved in that year. In 1817 the Company had signed a treaty of friendship that recognized Asante claims to sovereignty over large areas of the coast, including areas claimed by the Fante. The Company was abolished in 1821, as the slave trade had not been suppressed in these privately held areas. Authority over the area was given to Governor Charles MacCarthy, the governor of Sierra Leone, who was subsequently killed in the First Anglo-Asante War" (Wikipedia).

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        System of Surgical Anatomy ... on the Structure of the Groin, Pelvis, and Perineum

      New York, 1822. First Edition. Original publisher's paste paper bds. The boards are detached and spine abraded; occasional heavy foxing; inoffensive inst. blind stamp on a blank portion of the title. 4to., There are 9 eng. plates ( 4 of which were drawn by Asher Durand who engraved all the plates ). Anderson was a English surgeon who emigrated to America. Rutkow GS 5.

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        Maid Marian

      London: Printed for T. Hookham [and Carpenter], 1822. [4], 262pp. Contemporary full calf, gilt to spine and borders, contrasting maroon morocco title labels. Rubbed, with some loss to head of spine and joints. Peacock's own take on the Nottinghamshire legends of Robin Hood appeared in the wake Scott's Ivanhoe, though as the author is keen to point out to the second leaf, the majority of this twelfth-century romance was 'written in the autumn of 1818'. . First Edition. 12mo.

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        The Crown Calendar for the Lincolnshire Lent Assizes. Holden at the Castle of Lincoln, in and for the County of Lincoln, on Saturday the 9th day of March, 1822, before Sir Robert Dallas, Knight.Sir John Hayford Thorold, Baronet, Sheriff

      Jane Drury, Lincoln 1822 - Broadside measuring 375 x 165 mm., some foxing and rubbing, good condition. Transported for arson. Calendar of prisoners tried and sentenced at the Lincoln assizes, detailing the names, age, origin, crimes and sentences of some 22 souls. Seven were sentenced to transportation, two for life. Their crimes include larceny, assault with violence, highway robbery, arson and housebreaking. For example, we learn the fate of Charles Jonson 'aged 30 of Donnington, labourer, committed 22nd January 1822, charged upon the oath of Mr. Joseph Gleed of Donnington, with having on Sunday, the 25th November last, set fire to a hay-stack [on] his property.'The two convicts transported for life, John Clark and James Daley, were found guilty of stealing copper kettles and fine silver watches respectively.

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        The Correspondence and Documents Relating to the Proposals for Five Millions of Five Per Cent Stock of the United States created under the Act of Congress of the 3d of March, 1821

      Philadelphia: Clark & Raser, Printers. 1822. First. First edition. Unprinted stitched wrappers. 20pp. Modest wear to the extremities, very good or better. Correspondence related to the loan, with letters from Monroe, Crawford, Biddle, etc. Ownership signature of Samuel Eddy ("Sam'l Eddy") on title page. Eddy was Congressman from Rhode Island from 1819 until 1825, and later Chief Justice of the Rhode Island Supreme Court. OCLC locates eleven copies, none west of the Mississippi. .

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        A Geographical Historical and Topographical Description of Van Diemen's Land.

      John Souter, London 1822 - Octavo, with folding engraved view of Hobart Town after a sketch by Evans; a fine uncut copy with large margins; handsome half crushed red-brown morocco by Sangorski and Sutcliffe. Emigration to Tasmania. First edition of Evans' important and influential emigrants' guide to Tasmania. A separately issued map was available to buy with the book (which was 7s 6d without the map and 15s with it) but the book is much more often seen without it.Evans' was the first separate work on the colony to have been written, though in fact it was beaten into print by a similar work by Charles Jeffreys - which essentially plagiarised Evans, supposedly from a stolen manuscript. Evans gives an excellent account of the geography, history and prospects of Van Diemen's Land and includes detailed procedures for prospective emigrants. Appendices list landholders, prices for agricultural produce and other relevant information for settlers.Evans was Macquarie's favourite explorer and was appointed Surveyor General of Van Diemen's Land as a reward for his fine services in exploring the territory west of the Blue Mountains and as second-in-command to Oxley. His guide to the colony began life as a guidebook for Macquarie during his tour of Van Diemen's Land; it is the best description of the state of the colony in the first decades of its existence. Evans' explorations and surveys were foremost in advancing the geographical knowledge of the colony - "his achievements would have momentous effects on the future prosperity of the colony", as Macquarie himself said. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        The History of Johnny Quae Genus: The Little Foundling of the Late Doctor Syntax: A Poem

      R. Ackerman, London 1822 - In fine gilt red morocco by J. Larkins with raised bands, gilt compartments and ruling, inner dentelles, etc. The last of the Doctor Syntax series with 24 hand colored plates by Rowlandson. Light occasional foxing including to the plates, largely at the margins, offsetting from plates onto the facing text pages., otherwise unmarked internally. An attractive copy of the first edition in a very fine binding with a worn but intact red leather slipcase. Size: Octavo (8vo). Illustrator: Thomas Rowlandson. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Poetry; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 043031. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        CONCHYLIA INSULARUM BRITANNICARUM. THE SHELLS OF THE BRITISH ISLANDS, SYSTEMATICALLY ARRANGED.

      M.A. Nattali, London 1822 - Rebacked by professional book conservator. Corners refreshed. New paper spine label. Occasional foxing, never heavy. Widely-marginated test. Twenty hand-colored plated. [i-xlvii, 1-277, errata page, 16 page catalogue]. Plates are fresh and clean, occasional light off-setting onto adjacent page. See photos. Quarto [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Report of the Commissioner of Inquiry into the State of the Colony of New South Wales

      London: issued by the House of Commons, 19 June, 1822. Folio, [iv], 186 pp., a little preliminary foxing, very good in slightly scuffed later deep brown half morocco. The Bigge report on transportation and convict management. First issue of the highly important report on transportation and convict management by commissioner John Thomas Bigge, soon followed by two companion reports on agriculture and the legal system in New South Wales. This contentious report brought the administration of Governor Macquarie to a close while initiating far-reaching change in the treatment of convicts, especially those kept by the government for the construction of public works.This is the rare first issue containing unproved allegations against William Wentworth on pages 148-149. The allegations were considered libellous and this report released 19 June was withdrawn and a new expurgated edition was issued in August 1822. Australian Rare Books notes 'The difference in the date of publication distinguishes the rare first House of Commons edition from the more common amended edition' (p.114).The Bigge report heralded change and social transition, wherein the colony began to supersede her penal history and look forward to a brighter future built upon the emigration of free settlers. Macquarie's lenient and respectful treatment of emancipated convicts irked Bigge who was influenced by powerful conservatives who wished to keep emancipists locked out of positions of wealth and authority. Significant conflict between Macquarie and Bigge began soon after the Commissioner arrived in New South Wales in September 1819.Bigge wasted little time in asserting the full reach of his very comprehensive powers, namely the right to recommend policy changes for 'alteration or improvement of the system at present in force in the colony'. Macquarie was expected to follow suit or face the unenviable task of justifying his resistance to the to the Colonial Secretary. Bigge attacked the Governor's decision to retain large numbers of convicts for public works at Government expense, and was heavily influenced by large landowners who wanted the men as assigned labour. Accordingly, much of the content in this report derives from unsworn and sometimes malicious testimony.Despite Macquarie's staunch defence of his administration and a broad base of loyal supporters, many of the recommendations of the Bigge report were passed to his successor, Sir Thomas Brisbane, for implementation. As a result spending on public works was slashed and large numbers of convicts were released for assignment to free settlers. Most significantly, the Bigge report marked a downturn in relations between free emigrants and emancipists. This remained the most important social division in Australian colonial society until the gold-rushes of the 1850s.

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        System des Tellurismus oder Thierischen Magnetismus. Ein Handbuch für Naturforscher und Aerzte. [In 2 Bänden, kmpl.]. Erstausg.

      Leipzig, bei F.L. Herbig, 1822.. XXX, 478 S., mit 2 gefalt. Kupfertaf. (eine davon als Dublette) u. 1 gefalt. Tabelle / 602 S., 2 Bll., mit 1 Kupfertaf. u. einer Textfig. 8°, Halbleder d. Zt. mit Rückenschild. Slg. du Prel 699; Graesse S.45; Crabtree 310; Ackermann II/234 (Zur 2.Aufl. 1826): "Sehr selten und gesucht". - Dietrich Georg von Kieser (1779-1862) deutscher Mediziner u. Psychiater; Professor an der Universität Jena, Großherzoglich Sachsen-Weimar'scher Hofrat; Direktor der Irren-Heil- u. Pflegeanstalt in Jena, Präsident der Leopoldina; 1831-44 Mitglied des Sachsen-Weimar'schen Landtages, 1848 Teilnehmer am Frankfurter Parlament. Verfasser zahlreicher naturwissenschaftlicher Schriften u. Publikationen, u.a. veröffentlichte er zusammen mit seinem Kollegen Carl August von Eschenmayer ab 1817 in der Zeitschrift "Archiv für den thierischen Magnetismus". Das vorliegende Werk war ein ausgewogener u. bedeutender Beitrag zum thierischen Magnetismus, es enthält dazu auch eine Entwicklungsgeschichte u. eine kl. Bibliographie. Durch Register erschlossen. - Einbände etwas bestossen u. beschabt; Seiten tlw. leicht braunfleckig; gelegendliche u. schwache Randanstreichungen u. Marginalien mit Bleistift, sonst gute Expl.

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        Summary of the law of bills of exchange, cash bills, and promissory notes / by Sir John Bayley

      London : Printed by A. Strahan ... for Johseph Butterworth and Son, 1822, Hardback, Book Condition: Very Good, Fourth EditionFinely bound in modern aniline calf over marble boards. Gilt cross-bands/ raised bands with gilt-blocked title and publication date to spine. Corners sharp with an overall tight, bright and clean impression.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 475 pages; Physical desc. : xvi, 475, [1] p. ; 22 cm. Notes: Includes bibliographical footnotes and index. Subject: Bills of exchange - Great Britain - History - 19th century - Sources. Negotiable instruments - Great Britain - History - 19th century - Sources.

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