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        Autograph manuscript signed. 10pp., with Recamier Autograph letter signed

      Paris, 1822. <p>Chaussier, François (1746-1828). Autograph manuscript draft. 10pp. on 10 numbered leaves. [Paris:] 3 February 1822. Written on the backs of several printed and manuscript documents, including the following: Recamier, Joseph (1774-1852). Autograph letter signed to Chaussier. 1 page plus integral address leaf. [Paris:] 17 January 1822. Together two items. 254 x 201 mm. A few lacunae where seals were broken, a few pin-holes, minor marginal fraying, but very good. </p><p>Chaussier, a pioneer in forensic medicine, introduced the teaching of legal medicine in France in 1790. He began his medical career in Dijon, where he taught anatomy, chemistry and material medica at the Dijon Academy. In 1794, at the request of the French government, Chaussier went to Paris to help reorganize the country&#39;s system of medical education through the creation of the Écoles de Santé. He afterwards served as professor of anatomy in the new school, taught the course of chemistry and medicine at the École Polytechnique, and worked as a physician at the Hospice de la Maternité, where he conducted research on teratology and forensic medicine. During his long and distinguished medical career Chaussier earned a reputation as an expert in legal medicine, giving consultations, writing forensic reports, and publishing several works on the subject, including Manuel médico-légal des poisons (1824), Recueil de mémoires, consultations, et rapports sur divers objets de médecine légale (1824) and Mémoire médico-légal sur la viabilité de l&#39;enfant naissant (1826). </p><p>Chaussier&#39;s manuscript draft is a review of two earlier medical reports concerning the case of a newborn infant found dead in a cesspool. Chaussier&#39;s handwriting is difficult to read, and we have not been able to decipher all of the draft; however, we have been able to determine that much of the draft is devoted to discussing the state of the dead infant&#39;s lungs, attempting to determine whether the infant had begun to breathe before its demise. Chaussier describes the appearance of the lungs of dead infants in similar cases:</p><p>Un enfant naissant meurt quelques minutes après avoir respire et dans ces cas, dont nous avons souvent des exemples a l&#39;hospice de la maternité, les poumons sont toujours développés, rosés, crépitants, leur poids [&#133;] et lors qu&#39;on les met dans l&#39;eau ils submergent complètement.</p><p>[A newborn infant dies several minutes after having breathed and in these cases, of which we often have examples at the Hospice de la Maternité, the lungs are always developed, pink, crepitant, their weight [&#133;], and when one puts them in water they always sink completely.]</p><p>And elsewhere:</p><p>Mais remarquons . . . selon qu&#39;un enfant est mort après avoir respiré, faut-il donc en conclure ainsi qu&#39;on le fait trop souvent que cet enfant a été tué.</p><p>[But note. . . if a child died after breathing, it should be concluded as one does too often that this child was killed.]</p><p>He also notes that the infant&#39;s umbilical cord was not present, and mentions the possibility that gas present in the infant cadaver&#39;s lungs might be the result of putrefaction, given the fact that the body had been in the cesspool eleven days before its discovery.</p><p>Chaussier wrote this draft of his report on the backs of several printed or manuscript documents, including a letter sent to him a few weeks earlier by Joseph Recamier, chief physician at the Hôtel-Dieu, a pioneer in gynecological surgery (see Garrison-Morton 6033), and a cancer specialist who came up with the modern definition of metastasis. The letter reads as follows:</p><p>Monsieur et très honoré collègue,</p><p>On doit traiter une question de médecine légale au sujet d&#39;un chevreuil et d&#39;une dindonneau truffée trouvés morts chez Gri[&#133;] rue neuve des petits champs no. 4. La séance s&#39;ouvrira par une discussion sur les empoisonnements par les huitres le 24 jvr. courant à 3h et . On écoutera avec soin la question des champignons malgré les favorites [&#133;] du docteur [ ?poulet].</p><p>Voyez, si vos affaires vous permettent d&#39;être du [&#133;] dans des questions aussi importantes. Ce sera pourtant la [&#133;] et pour moi en particulier un plaisir de plus. J&#39;ai l&#39;honneur d&#39;être parfaitement Monsieur et cher maitre votre très humble serviteur Recamier.</p><p>[We must deal with a question of forensic medicine in the matter of a deer and of a young truffle-stuffed turkey found dead at Gri[&#133;]&#39;s, rue neuve des Petits Champs no. 4. The session will begin with a discussion on oyster poisoning on the 24th of this January at 3:30. We will consider carefully the question of mushrooms despite the favorite [&#133;] of doctor [?chicken].</p><p>See if your affairs will allow you to be [&#133;] on such important questions. This will yet be [&#133;] and for me in particular an additional pleasure. I have the honor to be, Monsieur and dear master, your very humble servant, Recamier.]</p><p>Recamier&#39;s letter is most likely a jocular invitation to dinner, referring humorously to a proposed forensic investigation into the deaths of a deer and a truffle-stuffed turkey, a discussion of poisoning by oysters, and "the question of mushrooms." Burton, Napoleon and the Woman Question (2007), pp. 97-98. This is the only autograph manuscript by Chaussier we have handled in more than forty years of trading. It is also the only manuscript we have ever handled in which the author wrote his draft on the back of other documents. </p>

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        The Liberal. Verse and prose from the South

      London: John Hunt, 1822 -, 1823. Two volumes, octavo; some wear and embrowning, gilt title on volume one faded, but a good unsophisticated copy in old half cloth, bound without half-titles. Second and best edition, with Byron&#39;s preface. The short-lived but influential journal, with contributions from Byron, the Shelleys and Hazlitt. The short-lived magazine which was the joint affair of three of the most important Romantics: &#39;Shortly before Shelley&#39;s death, he and Byron had prevailed upon Leigh Hunt to leave England and come out with his family to Italy, in order to take part with the two poets in the foundation of a magazine, The Liberal&#39; (CHEL). It includes the first publication of Byron&#39;s &#39;The Vision of Judgment&#39; and &#39;Heaven and Earth&#39;, as well as the posthumous publication of Percy Bysshe Shelley&#39;s &#39;Song, written for an Indian Air&#39; and his translation of the Brocken scene from Goethe&#39;s Faust.

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        Promenades Pittoresques et Lithographiques dans Paris et ses Environs

      BACLER D'ALBE / ENGELMANN Sèvres, 22 Vis-à-vis du Vieux Pont / Paris, 27 Rue Louis le Grand 1822 - Album complet en 48 vues lithographiées et aquarellées de Paris (telles que le Pont de Sèvres, le Château de St Cloud, les Champs Élysées, le Jardin des Tuileries, le Pont des Arts, Madeleine ) et de ses Environs, par BACLER D'ALBE et VILLAIN d'après BACLER 30,5 x 46 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A glossary; or, collection of words, phrases, names, and allusions to customs, proverbs, &c. which have been thought to require illustration in the works of English authors, particularly Shakespeare and his contemporaries.

      Robert Triphook, London 1822 - First edition, 4to, pp. viii, 583, [2]; text in double column; contemporary calf neatly rebacked, very good and sound. The only edition in quarto, many times reprinted in 2 volumes octavo. The work has been described by Halliwell and Wright as "indispensable to readers of Elizabethan literature, and it contains numerous sensible criticisms of the text of Shakespeare." Kennedy 6705; Vancil, p. 171.

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        Eigenh. Brief mit U.

      Wien, 21. X. 1822.. 1 S. auf Doppelblatt. 4to.. An einen namentlich nicht genannten General mit Dank "für die Übersendung des 3ten Theiles Ihrer Lehre vom Kriege. Es war ein verdienstliches Werk für unsere Wissenschaft die Eigenthümlichkeiten des Volkes und der Kriegsart und insbesondere die Geschichte des letzten europäischen Türkenkrieges mit Geiste zusammenzustellen. Männer vom Fache werden es mit mir Ihnen Dank wissen [...]". - Der jüngere Bruder von Kaiser Franz II. brachte es bis zum Oberbefehlshaber (Generalissimus). Nach den Napoleonischen Kriegen und der Niederlage bei Wagram im Jahre 1809 zog er sich weitgehend auf das Gebiet des Militärschriftstellers zurück. Berühmt wurde er vor allem als siegreicher Feldherr der Schlacht von Aspern.

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        LIVES AND ADVENTURES OF THE OF THE MOST CELEBRATED HIGHWAYMEN, STREET ROBBERS &c.

      London, printed and sold by G. Smeeton, St. Martins Churchyard, Charing Cross, (1822).FIRST EDITION (1822), 8vo, approximately 205 x 130 mm, 8 x 5 inches, engraved title page with etched border of tiny vignettes depicting highway robberies, drinking scenes, gaming tables and executions after George Cruikshank, 9 hand - coloured engraved plates including frontispiece, pages: 286, (2) - index, later brown calf by Roger de Coverly & Sons, neatly rebacked with old backstrip laid on, gilt raised bands, richly gilt in compartments, gilt lettered red morocco labels, all edges gilt, gilt inner dentelles (turn ins), marbled endpapers. Small book label of Charles Whibley and old catalogue description pasted on front pastedown, neat inscription dated 1943 on second blank endpaper, occasional small light brown stain to margins of text and margins of some plates, small neat repair to upper margin of page 47 and page 213, another to a tiny hole in text on page 91, loss of 2 letters, still easily understood, text lightly browned opposite plates, plate at page 154 slightly browned in the margins and fore - edge very slightly worn. A very good copy. Cohn, Cruikshank 456. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        Silver Medal: &#39;Voyage autour du Monde de la Corvette la Coquille&#39;

      Paris: Andrieu & Puymaurin, 1822. Silver medal, 50 mm, toned and a little scuffed above the bust, but very fine. A very good example of the rare silver medal commemorating the voyage of Louis-Isidore Duperrey to the Pacific. Duperrey was perhaps Freycinet&#39;s greatest protégé, having served as Lieutenant aboard the Uranie during the voyage around the world. Duperrey began petitioning for his own command of a similar expedition immediately on his return to France. Duperrey&#39;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 had as his second-in-command Dumont d&#39;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. Of some rarity: a bronze version is recorded in the Rex Nan Kivell collection of the National Library of Australia.

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        A VOYAGE TOWARDS THE SOUTH POLE, PERFORMED IN THE YEARS 1822-24

      James Weddell.  A VOYAGE TOWARDS THE SOUTH POLE, PERFORMED IN THE YEARS 1822-24.  Lon:  Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, 1825, 1st. edition, 276 pp., plates (ii). ***  One of the earliest accounts of Antarctic exploration.  Favorable weather, a rare occurance at those latitudes, allowed Weddell to sail further south than his predecessors.  With a hand-colored frontis., six (6) folding maps, one full-page map, four (4) b&w plates, and two (2) folding plates in back.  Errata slip in front.  A fundamental work for any Antarctic collection and quite scarce. ***  This book comes with a clear mylar protective cover. ***  This copy has several faults and is ex-lib.  The folding map in front is missing the top half.  The full-page map opposite p. 18 is missing.  The frontis., most of the folding maps, and the two folding plates have pin hole library stamps.  Bound in beige cloth covers and spine (library binding), split in cloth of front joint approx. 1 ".  Institution bookplate on front endpaper.  The covers have moderate wear and soil.  The contents are mostly clean and complete except as noted.  Some plates have foxing. ***  8.25 " tall by 5.5 "

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        THE FIRST FIVE BOOKS OF THE ROMAN HISTORY.

      Edinburgh, printed for W. and C. Tait, 1822.FIRST EDITION 1822 translated by JOHN BELLENDEN. 4to, approximately 245 x 180 mm, 9½ x 7¼ inches, pictorial and decorated initials, pages: xii, viii, 479, finely bound in full pigskin leather, triple ruled gilt border with corner motifs and small gilt armorial device in centre of covers, raised bands to spine, gilt decoration in compartments, gilt lettering, all edges gilt, double ruled gilt inner dentelles (turn ins), marbled endpapers. Hinges rubbed and darkened, one or two minor marks to covers, couple of light scratches on lower cover, front inner paper hinge cracked, binding tight and firm, armorial bookplate on front pastedown, another small bookplate to front endpaper, endpapers slightly foxed, very small pale brown stain to 2 margins of prelims, intermittent small pale damp mark affects upper inner corner on first 65 pages, otherwise contents very clean and bright. A very good copy in a handsome binding. John Bellenden (flourished 1533 - 1587?) of Moray was a Scottish writer born towards the close of the 15th century, and educated at St. Andrews and Paris. He was requested by James V of Scotland in 1535 to translate Livy's History of Rome into the vernacular language of Scotland but it seems he never proceeded beyond the Fifth Book. He had already at the king's request translated Hector Boece's Historia Gentis Scotorum as Chroniklis of Scotland and this was published in 1536. However apart from 2 short extracts the Livy translation had never been published until this edition of 1822. The Chroniklis and the Livy by John Bellenden remain the earliest existing specimens of Scottish literary prose. According to the Notice at the head of the book, the Livy "contains more of vernacular Scotch than the Chronicles of Scotland, which appear to have been contaminated by Latin phraseology, and perhaps too, by the emendations of a printer accustomed to the language of England". MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        Promenade Autour du Monde par J. Arago. Atlas volume

      Paris: Leblanc, 1822. Folio, with an engraved world map and 25 lithograph views; touch of foxing, otherwise a most attractive uncut copy in the original boards, as issued, with the publisher&#39;s printed label. The splendid atlas volume to Jacques Arago&#39;s published account of his voyage to Australia and the Pacific with the Freycinet expedition of 1817-1820. Published in 1822, Arago&#39;s illustrated narrative preceded the official account by two years; and went on to become one of the best-selling voyage books of the nineteenth-century. Davidson comments that &#39;The text volumes are scarce and the atlas rare&#39;. Arago (1790-1855) was the official artist on Freycinet&#39;s voyage, and is known for the witty and caustic account he later wrote as much as for his fine sketches. Arago was the third of four brothers who excelled in diverse professions, the most notable being his eldest brother François, the scientist and politician. Arago&#39;s undoubted artistic ability attracted the attention of the naval authorities who chose him for the demanding role of draughtsman for the Freycinet expedition. By all accounts a charming, gregarious and eccentric man, these attributes stood him in good stead during the voyage, and are reflected in the sketches he made. The atlas volume is remarkable for its suite of 25 expertly lithographed plates. They include two Australian Aboriginal studies, a landscape in the Blue Mountains outside of Sydney Town, Hawaiian scenes and portraits, native rituals of the Pacific and archaic ruins encountered in the Marianas.

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        A Short and Easy Method for correcting the apparent distances of the moon from the sun or a fixed star with several new tables

      Genoa: C.M. Reggio, late H. Bonaudo, 1822. Octavo, 27 pp.; very good in the original pale blue wrappers. he Krusenstern astronomer grapples with longitude. Only edition in English: very unusual. This treatise, by the Swiss astronomer and mathematician Johann Kaspar Horner, was his contribution to the question of determining longitude at sea. Horner had himself grappled with the difficulties of practical navigation during his five year stint as the official astronomer for the Krusenstern voyage. In 1798 Horner was appointed the adjunct to Franz Xaver von Zachs, a position which led him to being appointed the secretary of the first European congress of astronomy. It was at the request of Zachs that Horner also took part in the Krusenstern voyage, taking the position of official astronomer from 1803 to 1808. This was evidently the great event of Horner&#39;s life, as he continued to have a tangible interest in the practical difficulties of voyaging even though he was appointed a Professor of Mathematics in Zurich, a position he held for two decades. As Horner himself announces, this work is similar in design to that of Captain Elford in Charleston, but he awards himself the palm for having a system of superior accuracy. This work, as might be expected for a small pamphlet printed for the author at Genoa, is from a very small edition and is now of corresponding rarity. Worldcat lists only a copy at the Swiss National Library.

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        Ontdekkingsreis in de Zuid-zee en naar de Berings-Straat , in de jaren 1815, 1816, 1817, en 1818

      Amsterdam: Johannes van der Hey, 1822. Three volumes, each with engraved title-page (the last hand-coloured), four hand-coloured plates and three folding plates, five folding maps, some of the spare spine labels noted by Forbes removed; some toning but an excellent set in early twentieth-century vellum, decorated in gilt and blind, spines darkened. Fine set in vellum of the uncommon Dutch edition of the Kotzebue voyage to the Pacific, the second Russian scientific expedition. &#39;A Dutch edition of the first Kotzebue voyage, translated by P.G. Witsen Geysbeek, with prefaces by the translator in volume I and II and footnotes throughout. The three hand-coloured portraits in volume II are "Tameamea, Konig der Sandwich-Eilanden" (p. 28), a version of the "red vest" portrait by Choris; "Rarick" (p. 130); and "Kadu" (p. 230). A folding plate in volume II&hellip; depicts the heiau and Kamehameha&#39;s residence at Kailua, Kona. The hand-coloured vignette on the volume III title is of the butterfly named for Kamehameha&#39; (Forbes). A fourth hand-coloured plate in the first volume depicts "Inwoners van Kotzebue-Sond." Kotzebue&#39;s voyage is one of the great Pacific exploration accounts. This famous voyage narrative is particularly important for its descriptions of Alaska, California (including the first scientific account of the state flower, the Golden Poppy), Hawaii and Micronesia; Lada-Mocarski describes the account of Alaska as &#39;rich in early original source material.&#39; The expedition rounded Cape Horn and visited Chile, Easter Island, the Marshall Islands, Hawaii and the North American coast, making an unsuccessful search for a Northwest passage. The Rurik sailed along the California coast, stopping at San Francisco; Kotzebue describes the missions, and the work is considered one of the most important early accounts of the state. Kotzebue made a stop in Hawaii in November-December 1816, revisiting again in September-October 1817, anchoring off Hawaii and Oahu. The Hawaiian portion is extensive with important observations on life and customs during the reign of Kamehameha I, whose famous "red vest" portrait by Choris is one of the illustrations.

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        JOURNAL OF A VISIT TO SOME PARTS OF ETHIOPIA

      George Waddington and Rev. Barnard Hanbury.JOURNAL OF A VISIT TO SOME PARTS OF ETHIOPIA.Lon:  John Murray, 1822, 1st. edition, viii, 333 pp., ads (ii).Waddington, a professor at Trinity College in Cambridge, provided the contacts and the money for this expedition.  Hanbury did all the planning.  They kept separate journals of their journeys.  They compared notes afterwards and Waddington wrote this book. ***  The expedition traveled from Wadi Halfa to Meroe, and back.  Their descriptions of Meroe and vicinity, and the ruins found there, were new discoveries for the Western World. ***  With two copperplate engraved maps by J. Walker in front.  Also a  frontis. and fifteen (15) engraved litho. plates, one of which is folding. ***  This book comes with a clear mylar protective cover. ***  Bound in ¾ recent tanned leather and marbled paper boards.  The spine has five (5) raised bands with gilt rule, two (2) black labels in compartments with gilt lettering.  The covers and spine are like new.  The contents are complete in a good binding, clean with occasional finger soil or small spot of stain. *** 11.25 " tall by 9 "

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        An Encyclopaedia of Gardening

      London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, 1822. Six volumes, octavo, including the index; aside from a little inoffensive foxing an excellent set in contemporary black half calf with marbled boards, each volume bearing a respective label - &#39;Planting&#39;, &#39;Floriculture&#39; etc.; four page prospectus for the single volume octavo edition of the encyclopaedia loosely inserted. First edition, complete in six volumes including the comprehensive index bound as a separate final volume. The encyclopaedia is global in scope, with sub-chapters treating Asia, the Americas, and other British colonies including New South Wales and Van Diemen&#39;s Land. On Australia Loudon writes: &#39;the botanical riches of this country, and the singular aspect of the native plants, are well known. There are gardeners and botanists established in and near Sidney (sic), who collect seeds for England, and other parts of Europe; and it is in contemplation to establish a government botanic garden there, which will doubtless by of essential service in collecting and preserving native plants.&#39; Indeed, the index to this volume reveals Australian plants, including Acacia and Eucalyptus, were already well distributed in British gardening circles. The Encyclopaedia of Gardening includes further information on Australian soils, climate and the progress of horticulture generally. Differences between cultivation in Van Diemen&#39;s Land and the more genial climate of Sydney is discussed (curiously the inland climate &#39;to the westward of the Blue Mountains&#39; is likened to that of Tasmania). The author, John Claudius Loudon (1783-1843), was a Scottish botanist, horticultural designer and editor of The Gardener&#39;s Magazine, famous for his design of the Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Stradsett Hall in Norfolk and the Abbey Cemetery in Bath.

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        uvres Complètes. Revues, corrigées, augmentées, imprimées sous les yeux de l'Auteur et ornées de gravures.

      Paris, Alexis Eymery, 1821-1822. - 12 volumes in-12. Demi veau tabac, dos lisse orné (Reliures de l'époque). Première Edition Collective des &#156;uvres de Madame de Souza (1765-1836), "l'une des nouvellistes les plus distinguées de la littérature française" (Quérard). Le premier volume contient "Adèle de Sénange", le premier ouvrage de Madame de Souza (alors Madame de Flahaut). Contrairement aux autres volumes, ni le titre ni le faux-titre de celui-ci ne comportent la mention "&#156;uvres complètes". 11 figures hors texte. Bel exemplaire provenant de la bibliothèque du Maréchal Soult et du Baron Reille. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        La Resurrection de Lazare Die Auferweckung des Lazarus.

      . Lithogaphie, nach dem Gemälde von 1822, von Chr. Schultz (1817 Kassel - nach 1839), auf aufgewalztem China. 45:52,7 cm. Gedruckt bei Lemercier in Paris, verlegt bei Velten in Paris, St. Petersburg und Karlsruhe, J. Veith in Zürich und Hering & Remington in London. Literatur: Ausst. Katalog: Johann Friedrich Overbeck 1789-1869. Zur zweihundertsten Wiederkehr seines Geburtstages, Lübeck 1989, vgl. S. 47, Abb. 6; Boetticher II, Teil 1, S. 199, Nr. 18; Katalog neuere Meister 19. und 20. Jahrhundert, Kunsthalle Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe 1971, vgl. Bd. 1, S. 181, Nr. 509 sowie Bd. II, Abb. S. 311). - In den breiten Rändern nicht ganz frisch.. Friedrich Overbeck, der als einer der bedeutendsten Vertreter der Nazarener gilt, erhielt ab 1804 Unterricht durch den Lübecker Maler J.N. Peroux (1771-1849). 1806 ging er nach Wien, um an der dortigen Akademie zu studieren. Hier war er Mitbegründer des "Lukasbund", einer Gruppe von Künstlern, die die Erneuerung der Kunst im Geiste des Christentums nach Vorbildern alter deutscher und italienischer Kunst anstrebte. Unzufrieden mit dem Wiener Unterricht ging er gemeinsam mit seinen Künstlerfreunden Fr. Pforr (1788-1812) und L. Vogel (1788-1879) nach Rom. Hier lebte er gemeinsam mit gleichgesinnten Künstlern in klösterlicher Gemeinschaft in Sant'Isidoro und konvertierte zum Katholizismus. Durch die Beteiligung an der Ausmalung an der Casa Bartholdy, der Residenz des preußischen Gesandten, 1816/1817 konnte er seinen künstlerischen Ruhm begründen. In den nächsten Jahren lehnte er verschiedene Angebote, eine Professur an den Akademien in München oder Düsseldorf oder an der Städelschule in Frankfurt zu übernehmen, ab. Er blieb in Rom seßhaft, wo er hochverehrt von Freunden und zahlreichen Schülern im Alter von 80 Jahren verstarb.

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        Voyage Pittoresque de la Grece

      Paris 1782-1809-1822 - First edition.2 volumes bound in 3(53x 34 cms).Folio. Half titles, 3 engraved titles,2 unnumbered doublé page maps in volume 1;one portrait of Choiseul Gouffier in third volume and 284 engraved plates and maps on 167 sheets( of which 8 doublé page or folding).Elaborate head and tail-pieces,one double page printed table.Including plate list and editor´s advert and author´s life semblance by Dacier.The work lacks page 348 on third volume and plate nr 70 in third volume(view of Constantinople). Uncut copy in its original uniform boards,printed labels on spine. A very handsome and clean copy of this seminal book on the archeology of Greece, it´s islands and Asia Minor.Based on Choiseul Gouffier´s own account of his travel in 1776 as member of marquis de Chabert´s expedition for mapping the Eastern Mediterranean. Choiseul Gouffier was appointed french ambassador at Constantinople as a result of the success of his first volume. After the french revolution, he fled to Russia in 1792 and stayed there until 1802 when he returned to France.He started upon arrival the completion of his second volume that was published in 1809. The second part of the volume was finally completed by Barbie du Bocage and ultimately published in 1822 due to the passing of the author in 1817. This work was the french counterpoint to the Stuart and Revett magnificent work on the antiquities of Athens. Choiseul Gouffier paid keen attention to the study and design of temples, remains of the Ionian región, the islands etc. His ethnographical interests are represented in the many plates of greek and turkish costumes(dancing,daily life etc). A fine and attractive copy. Atabey 241,Blackmer 342,Cohen de Ricci 238,Weber II,571 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Life in Paris; Comprising The Rambles, Sprees, and Amours, Of Dick Wildfire, Of Corinthian Celebrity, And his Bang-up Companions, Squire Jenkins and Captain O&#39;Shuffleton; With The Whimsical Adventures of the Halibut Family; Including Sketches of a Variety of other eccentric Characters in the French Metropolis By David Carey

      London: John Fairburn, 1822. First edition. Hardcover. Full drab boards with original front and back covers, plus spine laid-down. Very good in green cloth chemise housed in fine half green morocco and green cloth slipcase/No Dust Jacket. 489 pages, 23 x 145 cm. COHN 109. "Twenty-one coloured plates and twenty-two engravings on wood, all by G. Cruikshank. Originally issued in parts, original board copies were issued in large and small paper editions, this copy, the "Demy edition," with price noted on spine, one pound, one shilling. Hand-colored plates sharp and bright, some offsetting of colored plates to adjoining text, scattered light foxing mostly marginal, small dampstain head of half title,

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        Facsimile of an Ancient Heraldic Manuscript Emblazoned by Sir David Lyndsay of the Mount. Lyon King of Arms. 1542. 1822 edition

      Edinburgh W and D Laing 1822. VG : in very good condition. Rebound with new eps. Spine faded. Neat ownership signature on fep. Some occasional very slight soiling Reprint Modern half calf marbled board cover 370mm x 250mm (15" x 10"). 12pp; + 133 plates, 7pp. Hand coloured title page and 133 plates of which 131 are hand-coloured. Engraved by W H Lizars.

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        The American Practical Lunarian, and Seaman's Guide?

      Robert Desilver, August, Philadelphia 1822 - Thick octavo, 15 plates (some folding), many tables and text illustrations, some scattered light foxing and browning as commonly found in American books of this date; a good copy in the original dark calf, spine label chipped, a few repairs to extremities. Freycinet's chart of the Uranie wreck at French Bay. First and only edition of this remarkable book, including the earliest published map based on the Freycinet voyage, an engraved sketch-map of French Bay marking where the Uranie ran aground. The map was based on a manuscript chart completed by Freycinet and copied for Captain Galvin of the Mercury, the ship leased by Freycinet for the return to France, and later purchased and renamed the Physicienne. The "Plan of Port Soledad or Berkley's Sound east end of Falkland Island" is rather well done, with a key noting the position of details including the 'Wreck of the French Corvette Urannei [sic]', the 'Sunken Rock which the Urannei struck on', and the 'Anchorage of the Mercury'. The presence of the Freycinet chart is due to Arnold's friendship with Captain John Galvin, who is listed here as one of the subscribers. Arnold notes: 'This chart was presented to the author in manuscript, by Captain John Galvin, of the ship Mercury, of Buenos Ayres, when he was in Philadelphia in 1821, a copy of which the author had engraved for this work. Captain Galvin procured it from the captain of the French corvette Uraneé [sic], which was at that time on a voyage of discovery, and was wrecked in this port, when Captain Galvin put in there in the Mercury in a leaky state, in 1820' (p. 263). Galvin had been running guns to rebels in Chile, but the Mercury had taken a beating in heavy seas, and pulled into the Falklands to refit. The French were already engaged in fruitless negotiations with a whaler called the General Knox, but Freycinet was relieved to be able to switch his attention to Galvin and the Mercury, negotiating their passage to Montevideo and, en route, arranging for the purchase of the vessel - a complicated bargain, but greatly preferred by Galvin's other passengers, a small group of fiery revolutionaries heading for the war in Chile. This work was published by the experienced mariner Thomas Arnold who had set up a Nautical Academy at 295 South Front Street on the river at Philadelphia (which he advertises here). A compendium of useful information similar in style to works such as Bowditch's Practical Navigator or Blunt's Shipmaster's Assistant, it is rich in practical notes on subjects as diverse as navigational instruction, natural history, astronomy, practical seamanship, gunnery, naval tactics and 'several sketches of trade not generally known' (including trade with the Ile de France, Bourbon and Batavia, to name just a few). The important section of sailing directions concentrates largely on Atlantic waters, as might be expected, and openly acknowledges its debt to Horsburgh's sailing directions of 1818 ('which is the latest and best extant'), with a few corrections from working sea-captains.

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        Liste der im Jahre 1822, zu Teplitz angekommenen Kur- und Badegaeste, und der Wohnungen derselben. Zwei Jahres-Badelisten in einem Buch: 1822 und 1823. Mit einem kleinen Titelkupfer.

      Teplitz, Gerzabek. 1822/1823.. 8°. Unpaginiert (ca. 260 Seiten). Frakturdruck. Marmorierter Pappband der Zeit mit handschriftl. Rückenschild. (Ecken etwas berieben/bestossen. Nummern-Notizen auf Deckelinnenseiten. Innen partiell fleckig, mit wenigen Unterstreichungen und tlws. mit kleinen Reiterchen am Kopfschnitt. 1822: Blatt 60 fehlt). - Im übrigen ein gut erhaltenes Exemplar.. - Das Buch enthält 64 Blätter (von 65) des Badejahres 1822 und 65 Blätter des Badejahres 1823. Die Statistik ist 3spaltig geführt: Chronologische Nummern/Tag der Ankunft/Namen, Charakter, Geburtsort und Wohnungen der Kurgäste. Das Jahr 1822 hat in der vorliegenden Statistik 2060 Eintragungen (minus 30 Eintragungen des fehlenden Blattes Nummer 60), das Jahr 1823 hat 2112 Eintragungen.

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        Autograph letter signed, in French, to Charles Bell

      Pavia, 1822. Pavia, 1822. <p><b>One of the Greatest Medical Letters We Have Handled in Forty Years of Trading</b></p><p>Scarpa, Antonio (1752-1832). Autograph Letter, signed to Sir Charles Bell (1774-1842), in French. Pavia, May 13, 1822. 2-1/2 pages, plus address and postmark, on 2 sheets. 247 x 190 mm. Creased where previously folded, lacuna in second sheet where seal was broken (not affecting text), light spotting, traces of former mounting. Very good.</p>

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        Applications de Geometrie et de Mechanique, A La Marine, Aux Ponts et Chaussees, Etc., Pour Faire Suite Aux Developpements de Geometrie

      Paris Bachelier, Successeur de Mme V Courchier 1822. 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 First Edition Half leather marbled board cover 270mm x 210mm (11" x 8"). xxxv, 330pp, + plates. 17 folding engraved plates.

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        Encyclopädie der Freimaurerei, nebst Nachrichten über die damit in wirklicher oder vorgeblicher Beziehung stehenden geheimen Verbindungen in alphabetischer Ordnung ... durchgesehen und, mit Zusätzen vermehrt, herausgegeben von einem Sachkundigen (d. i. Fr. Mossdorf).

      Leipzig, Brockhaus 1822 - 1828.. 3 Bände. 3 Bll., 472 S., 9 Bll.; XXIV, 605 S., 5 Bll.; XXIV, 776 S. Pappbde. d. Zt. mit Rückenschild.. Wolfstieg 1302. - Erste Ausgabe der wichtigen und umfangreichen Enzyklopädie. - Berieben und bestoßen. Oberes Rückenende von Bd. 2 mit kl. Fehlstelle.

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        Cary's New Map of England and Wales, With Part of Scotland. On which are carefully laid down All the Direct and Principal Cross Roads, the Course of the Rivers and Navigable Canals, Cities, Market and Borough Towns, Parishes and most considerable Hamlets, Prks, Forests &c &c. Second Edition, Corrected to 1822.

      1822 - London: G. & J. Cary, 1822. Original body colour. Folding map, dissected and laid on linen in three sections, total if joined 2310 x 1830mm, with slipcase. Index map pasted on covers of each map and under the title. Light offset, slipcase scuffed. Cary's monumental map of England and Wales, superbly-detailed and in fine colour. The map was published just prior to the age of railways: Britain's first public railway, the Stockton and Darlington Railway, opened only three years later, in 1825.

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        Fabricius-Brücke in Rom. "Veduta di Ponte Fabrizio dal volgo, detto quattro Capi." Radierung. 1822. 35,6:54,3 cm.

      Rom: 1822. Blatt 44 der Folge "Le Antichta Romane ...", Rom 1829. - Unten Legende A-D. - Blick aus nördlicher Richtung vom Ufer des Tiber auf die Brücke und die Insel. Vorne verschiedene Kähne..

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        La Resurrection de Lazare Die Auferweckung des Lazarus.

      . Lithogaphie, nach dem Gemälde von 1822, von Chr. Schultz (1817 Kassel - nach 1839), auf aufgewalztem China. 45:52,7 cm. Gedruckt bei Lemercier in Paris, verlegt bei Velten in Paris, St. Petersburg und Karlsruhe, J. Veith in Zürich und Hering & Remington in London. Literatur: Ausst. Katalog: Johann Friedrich Overbeck 1789-1869. Zur zweihundertsten Wiederkehr seines Geburtstages, Lübeck 1989, vgl. S. 47, Abb. 6; Boetticher II, Teil 1, S. 199, Nr. 18; Katalog neuere Meister 19. und 20. Jahrhundert, Kunsthalle Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe 1971, vgl. Bd. 1, S. 181, Nr. 509 sowie Bd. II, Abb. S. 311). - In den breiten Rändern nicht ganz frisch.. Friedrich Overbeck, der als einer der bedeutendsten Vertreter der Nazarener gilt, erhielt ab 1804 Unterricht durch den Lübecker Maler J.N. Peroux (1771-1849). 1806 ging er nach Wien, um an der dortigen Akademie zu studieren. Hier war er Mitbegründer des "Lukasbund", einer Gruppe von Künstlern, die die Erneuerung der Kunst im Geiste des Christentums nach Vorbildern alter deutscher und italienischer Kunst anstrebte. Unzufrieden mit dem Wiener Unterricht ging er gemeinsam mit seinen Künstlerfreunden Fr. Pforr (1788-1812) und L. Vogel (1788-1879) nach Rom. Hier lebte er gemeinsam mit gleichgesinnten Künstlern in klösterlicher Gemeinschaft in Sant'Isidoro und konvertierte zum Katholizismus. Durch die Beteiligung an der Ausmalung an der Casa Bartholdy, der Residenz des preußischen Gesandten, 1816/1817 konnte er seinen künstlerischen Ruhm begründen. In den nächsten Jahren lehnte er verschiedene Angebote, eine Professur an den Akademien in München oder Düsseldorf oder an der Städelschule in Frankfurt zu übernehmen, ab. Er blieb in Rom seßhaft, wo er hochverehrt von Freunden und zahlreichen Schülern im Alter von 80 Jahren verstarb.

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        Sir Andrew Wylie, Of That IlkIn Three Volumes

      nbsp;Edinburgh - William Blackwood, 1822. nbsp;Edinburgh - William Blackwood, 1822 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A smartset of John Galt&#39;sSir Andrew Wylie,which follows the life and achievementsofits eponymous hero, an aspiring young businessman, from Scotland to London. First edition. John Galt was a Scottishnovelist, entrepreneur, and political and social commentator. Because he was the first novelist to deal with issues of the industrial revolution, he has been called the first political novelist in the English language. Galt became an apprentice and junior clerk, writing essays and stories for local journals in his spare time, originally writing fiction and a number of school texts under the pseudonym Reverend T. Clark. Complete in three volumes. Condition: Rebound in half calf bindings with cloth covered boards. Externally, all volumes are smart with very light rubbing to the spines. Internally, firmly bound and bright, with instances of handling marks and the occasional spot. Blind stamps to title pages, and copperplate ink signature to title page of volume one. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED..

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        The Pleasures of Hope

      London - Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1822. London - Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1822 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. An attractive collection of the poetry of Thomas Campbell. A new edition. With engravings to frontispiece, half title and two further plates. Very neat copperplate inscription to front blank reads, Louisa Murray Greville, the gift of Georgiana Murray Greville. January 8th 1823. A relevant newspaper article has been hand-copied in copperplate to rear blanks. Condition: In a calf binding. Externally, sound though with marks to boards and loss to oneof the two spine labels. Internally, firmly bound, bright with the occasional spot. Overall: VERY GOOD.

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        Sir Andrew Wylie, Of That Ilk

      nbsp;Edinburgh - William Blackwood, 1822. nbsp;Edinburgh - William Blackwood, 1822 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. Sir Andrew Wylie, Of That Ilk isa novel by John Galt. Following the life and achievementsofits eponymous hero, an aspiring young businessman, from Scotland to London. First edition. In three volumes complete. John Galt (1779 - 1839) was a Scottishnovelist, entrepreneur, and political and social commentator. Because he was the first novelist to deal with issues of the industrial revolution, he has been called the first political novelist in the English language. Galt became an apprentice and junior clerk, writing essays and stories for local journals in his spare time. Galt lived at times in London, Glasgow, Edinburgh and elsewhere, writing fiction and a number of school texts under the pseudonym Reverend T. Clark. Whilst travelling in Europe, Galt met and befriended Lord Byron. On his return to London, Galt wrote an account of his travels, which met with moderate success. Decades later, he would also publish the first full biography of Lord Byron. He also published the first biography of the painter Benjamin West, The Life and Studies of Benjamin West. With previous owner&#39;s bookplates to front pastedown. Condition: In a half straight-grain morocco binding with marbled paper covered boards. Externally, generally smart but with slight wear to extremities and rubbing to boards. Internally, firmly bound. Bright but with slight scattered spotting, slightstains toa section in volume oneand slight handling marks. Overall: VERY GOOD.

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        Naturgeschichte der Vögel Deutschlands, nach eigenen Erfahrungen entworfen. Durchaus umgearbeitet ... von dessen Sohn Johann Friedrich Naumann... 12 Bände + 1 Nachtragsband.

      Leipzig, Fleischer 1822-[1845].. 8°. Mit 345 (von 349) kol. Tafeln, 12 teils kol. Frontispices und 7 sw Tafeln. Marmorierte Halblederbde. des 20. Jhds. mit goldgepr. Rückentitel (etwas berieben).,. Eines der seltensten und schönsten deutschen ornithologischen Werke des 19. Jahrhunderts mit fein kolorierten Tafeln. One of the finest German ornithological works of the 19th century. Baut auf Naumanns älterem Werk "Naturgeschichte der Land- und Wasservögel (1797-1805) auf, die Tafelzahl ist aber um mehr als das Doppelte erweitert. Erschien bis 1844 in 12 Bänden, die hier komplett vorliegen. Band 12 mit dem Gesamtregister in deutscher, französischer, englischer, lateinischer, italienischer und holländischer Sprache. Des weiteren erschienen 8 Lieferungen in Nachtragsbänden, von denen die erste Lieferung in einem Nachtragsband hier ebenso vorliegt. 1860 erschien eine "Fortsetzung der Nachträge" von J.H. Blasius u.a. (Stuttgart, Hoffmann) mit den Tafeln 371-391, die das Gesamtwerk abrunden. - J. F. Naumann (1780-1857) "arbeitete für seinen Vater als Illustrator für dessen im Selbstverlag erscheinende "Naturgeschichte der Land- u. Wasservögel des nördlichen Deutschland" (4 Bde., 1795-1804). Ab dem 3. Band trug er nicht nur Abbildungen, sondern auch Beobachtungen bei und komplettierte des Vaters Werk 1804-17 mit der Herausgabe von acht "Nachträgen", für die er 233 Tafeln zeichnete und stach. Dies war der Auftakt zu N.s Hauptwerk, der "Naturgeschichte der Vögel Deutschlands nach eigenen Erfahrungen entworfen" (1820-44), einer umfassenden Monographie der Vögel Mittel- und Nordeuropas, die bald hochgeschätzt war. Dazu trugen neben den auf Lebendbeobachtung - statt, wie bisher üblich, auf Stopfpräparate - gegründeten Abbildungen und den zahlreichen Beobachtungen seines Bruders Carl Andreas auch die vergleichend anatomisch-physiologischen Abschnitte bei, die der Hallesche Zoologe Christian Ludwig Nitzsch (1782-1837) verfaßte. Das Werk enthält ausführliche Schilderungen der Lebensweise der Arten (Wandel im Federkleid, Lebensgewohnheiten, Nahrung, Brut und Brutfürsorge, Gesänge und Rufe) und viele Details über das Verhalten und die Verbreitung. Wenngleich aus heutiger Sicht nicht ohne Mängel, diente es doch der Schulung von Generationen von Ornithologen" (NDB online). - Tafeln und Textblätter teils gebräunt, 2 Tafeln leicht gelöst im Falz, Tafeln seitlich teils etwas beschnitten (ohne Bildverlust), 1 Frontispiz mit Feuchtigkeitsspur im Falz, einige Bll. mit Knickspuren, 1 Frontispiz mit Abklatsch, insgesamt jedoch schönes Exemplar. Es fehlen 4 Tafeln. Ohne die Lieferungen 2-8 der Nachträge und den zusätzlichen Nachtragsband von 1860, mit dem das Werk 391 Tafeln zählen würde. - Nissen, IVB, 666. Anker 355. Zimmer II, 459ff. Bankverbindung in Deutschland vorhanden.

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        The Entail: Or, The Lairds of Grippy. In three volumes

      nbsp;Edinburgh - William Blackwood, 1822. nbsp;Edinburgh - William Blackwood, 1822 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A scarce first edition set of Galt&#39;s nineteenth-century novel. First Edition. Complete in three volumes. With the armorial bookplates of Henry Haungton to the front pastedowns. John Galt (2 May 1779 11 April 1839) was a Scottish novelist, entrepreneur, and political and social commentator. Born in Irvine, in Ayrshire, Galt was the son of a naval captain. He was a first cousin of Captain Alexander Allan. When his family relocated to Malden in 1789, Galt became an apprentice and junior clerk, writing essays and stories for local journals in his spare time. He moved to London in 1804 to seek his fortune and in 1809 began studying law at Lincoln&#39;s Inn. While subsequently traveling in Europe, Galt met and befriended Lord Byron. On his return to London, Galt wrote an account of his travels, which met with moderate success. Decades later, he would also publish the first full biography of Lord Byron. Galt&#39;s novels are best known for their depiction of Scottish rural life, tinged with ironic humour. Because he was the first novelist to deal with issues of the industrial revolution he has been called the first political novelist in the English language. He was the father of Sir Alexander Tilloch Galt of Montreal. Condition: In cloth bindings. Externally, worn with some loss to the cloth of the spines. Backstrips of volumes I and II coming away. Internally, generally firmly bound although several pages areworking slightly loose with pp. 11-14 of volume III detached but present. Foxed to the endpapers but otherwise generally clean. Amateur repairs to pp. 110-111 to volume II. Overall: GOOD ONLY..

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        The Annals of Sporting and Fancy Gazette Vol. I, No. 1 (Jan. 1, 1822) to Vol. 13, No. 78 (June 1, 1828)

      London: Sherwood Jones and Co, 1822. London: Sherwood Jones and Co, 1822. Hardcover (Half Leather). Very Good. Hardcover (Half Leather). Half leather over marbled boards with gilt sporting figures on spine. Wear at corners, occasional scuffing and chipping, a few hinges just starting, volume 13 missing a section of the spine label. Bound up in 14 volumes with the scarce June 1828 volume bound separately. & & A lovely complete run of this sporting periodical, with 148 plates, 53 hand colored and 9 folding (including a lovely group of the racetracks of Great Britain and a lovely colored, folding, boxing scene) plus a folding table of cock fighting shorthand. Plates depict fishing, shooting, cock fighting, dog fighting, boxing, fox hunting, coursing, horse racing, etc. Some offsetting and foxing to plates. Size: Octavo (8vo). Text is clean and unmarked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 lbs 0 oz. Category: Sports & Pastimes; Inventory No: 037674.

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        Worcestershire Delineated: being a Topographical Description of each Parish, Chapelry, Hamlet etc in the County

      London - C. and J. Greenwood, 1822. London - C. and J. Greenwood, 1822 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A scarce first edition of this reference work on the topography of the historiccounty of Worcestershire. &#39;With the distances and bearings from their respective market towns etc, to which is added the names of the incumbents and patrons, and the date of induction to each living. Likewise a reference to the principal eats of the nobility and gentry, with the population returns for the years 1801, 1811 and 1821. Intended as an index to accompany a survey made in the years 1819 and 1820&#39;. Interesting armorial bookplate of Jospeh Bowstead Wilson to front pastedown. Christopher Greenwood (17861855), land surveyor and map maker. Trained to survey small estates and farms, Greenwood learned the techniques of triangulation and the use of instruments needed to survey areas the size of counties from the engineer and surveyor, Francis Giles, who supervised his local triangulation of Yorkshire. With only the Yorkshire map in print, he had determined to map the whole of the rest of England at one inch to one mile, and Wales at three-quarters of an inch to one mile. In 1822, with eleven counties already on sale, he advertised the complete scheme in detail: a set of forty-two maps comprising 184 sheets to cost 135 guineas. Greenwood was not the first private surveyor to embark on such a risky enterpriseas it turned out, six English counties and most of Wales were never surveyedbut he came far closer than any other map maker since his fellow Yorkshireman, Christopher Saxton, in the 1570s, to surveying all the English counties. His assistant in all his county maps was his younger brother John Greenwood (17911867), who had been working for him since before he left Gisburn. In fifteen years (181530) the brothers surveyed thirty-three English and four Welsh counties; the result is thirty-five maps at a scale of one inch to one mile or thereabouts (Yorkshire and south-east Wales at three-quarters of an inch to one mile, and Middlesex at 2 inches). DNBCondition: In original publisher&#39;s paper boards. Externally rubbed and marked,loss to the backstrip and joints starting. Internally, firmly bound, bright but spotted. Ink signature to front free-endpaper. Overall: GOOD ONLY..

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        The World in Miniature - Russia

      London: R. Ackermann, [1822-3] - The complete four-volume Russia set from this celebrated work, consisting of descriptions and plates "to increase the store of knowledge concerning the various branches of the great family of Man, not only for adults, but - the instruction and amusement of the juvenile student." (RUSSIA) First edition. 4 vols., 12mo. 72 hand-colored engraved plates. Contemporary half calf and embosed varnished paper boards, rubbing to joints, contemporary owner's signature to front pastedowns. Abbey, Travel, 6 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Proteus the 2nd. Alias Metamorphosis ad Libitum,

      London: G. Humphrey, 1822. - The Twelve Scarce Faces of Charles Mathews by Robert Cruikshank[CRUIKSHANK, (Isaac Robert, illustrator]. [MATHEWS, Charles]. Proteus the 2d alias Metamorphosis ad Libitum or An Old Friend with a New Face. "One Man, in his time. plays many parts." Multum in Parve! "All that sort of thing" and "Every thing in the World." "Pon my life is true" What'll you lay it's a lie? London: G. Humphrey, May 1st, 1822. [With] An ALS From actor Charles Mathews to A. Constable Esq. First edition. Tall octavo in accordion format (9 5/8 x 6 1/2 in; 244 x 162 mm). Extra engraved hand-colored title-page and twelve hand-colored plates in a continuous strip, each signed "IRC." Later nineteenth century full calf, gilt ruled. Gilt lettered and ornamented spine, gilt decorated turn-ins. Light damp stains to calf not affecting internal contents.A volume of extreme scarcity, with only one copy recorded in institutional holdings worldwide, at Harvard's Houghton Library. According to the ABPC Index, only two copies have come to auction since 1954. Not found in any of the usual sources. Isaac Robert Cruikshank, commonly known as Robert, was George's brother, not to be confused with Issac Cruikshank, their father.The etchings are portraits of Charles Mathews in the different characters played by him in his entertainment "At Home," with several lines of dialogue engraved beneath.Charles Mathews (1776-1835) was an English theater manager and comic actor, popularly celebrated during his career for his gift of impersonation and skill at table entertainment. His play, "At Home," in which he played every character, was the first monopolylogue (a form of entertainment in which one actor plays many roles) and the defining work in the genre.Archibald Constable (1774-1827), Mathews' correspondent, was a Scottish publisher, bookseller and stationer. The Constable publishing business thrived and continued into the twentieth century, issuing a wide range of fiction and non-fiction books. It continues today as Constable & Robinson.Not in Abbey. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        The First Canto of Ricciardetto Translated from the Italian of Forteguerri: with an introduction, concerning the principal romantic, burlesque, and mock-heroic poets; and notes, critical and philological. By Sylvester (Douglas) Lord Glenbervie.

      London: John Murray. 1822 - FIRST AND ONLY EDITION of this translation. Large 8vo, 217 x 130 mms., pp. xxvii [xxviii blank], 232 [233 blank, 234 colophon], including half-title, engraved portrait frontispiece of Glenbervie, 2 other engraved portraits, and two other engraved plates, contemporary calf, gilt borders on covers, spine richly gilt, all edges gilt; lacks label; upper and lower portions of joints very slightly cracked, top and base of spine slightly chipped, lacks label, library stamp on title-page,but a good to very good copy, with the following presentation inscription on the top margin of the title-page: "To Lady Baynerig/ In testimony of the sincere/ regard and affection of/ the Author." Lord Glenbervie (1743 - 1823) has endeared himself to oenologists everywhere, with his first publication, an account of Tokay published in 1773 in Philosophical Transactions, after he visited Hungary. He distinguished himself otherwise as a politician and government minister, making oodles of money from various enterprises, including his marriage to Catherine Anne North (1760&#150;1817), to whom he had been introduced by Lord Sheffield, and who was the eldest daughter of Frederick North, second Earl of Guilford (1732&#150;1792). He planned to publish a biography of Lord North; it never appeared, and this was his last publication. The Monthly Review commented that "Lord Glenbervie is truer to his original in every sense of poetic truth; and, consequentely, he is far better calculated to give the English reader a just idea of the merits and of the peculiar manner of Forteguerri." [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        "Schwabing". Blick über den Schwabinger Bach auf die Kirche.

      . Altkolorierte Lithographie von Joseph Anton Sedlmayr aus "Ansichten des bayrischen Hochlandes", München, 1822-25, 20 x 30 cm.. Winkler 953,5; Maillinger I,1817; Pfister II, 136; Proebst 232; nicht bei Lentner. - Das sehr seltene Blatt in feinem Altkolorit und in vorzüglicher Erhaltung.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        Reize naar Brazilië, in de jaren 1815 tot 1817. Uit het Hoogduitsch.

      Groningen, W. van Boekeren, 1822-23.2 volumes. Contemporary half morocco, spines lettered in gilt. With lithographed portrait, 2 engraved titles, engraved folding plate and folding map, coloured in outline (some wormholes). XVI,448; 416 pp.* First Dutch edition, first published in Frankfurt am Main in 1820: Reise nach Brasilien. -- Prince Maximilian was accompanied by the naturalists Georg Freyreiss and Friedrich Sellow. From Rio they journeyed to Cabo Frio, along the coast of Ilheus, and from there they sailed up the Jequitinhonha to the borders of Minas Geraes, finally reaching Bahia. From a scientific point of view this expedition was one of the most profitable of the 19th century' (Borba de Moraes). Still valued as an important source for Brazilian ethnography and natural history. This book is regarded 'as the first truly scientific study of a native Brazilian people' (Howgego II, W29). - Rare Dutch edition. Borba de Moraes II, p.545; Sabin 47020; Henze V, p.494; Bosch p. 258-259; not in Tiele or Cat. NHSM.

      [Bookseller: Gert Jan BESTEBREURTJE]
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        A Concise Topographical Account or History of the County of Cornwall.

      Printed for T. Cadell., London. 1822 - Volume 3, General and Parochial. Complete in itself. cclii + plates as called for + 390pp + plates as called for + numerous additional illustrations etc as listed in manuscript hand after published listing. POS on ffep, bookplate on paste down fep. Scattered foxing. Front joint at head of spine slightly weak. Tail of spine rubbed. Very good hardback in near contemporary half calf with marbled boards. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Elaine Beardsell (ABA,PBFA )]
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        Life in Paris

      , 1822. 1822. first edition. Large-Paper Copy"This Issue In Plain Boards Is Most Scarce"[CRUIKSHANK, George, illustrator]. CAREY, David. Life in Paris. Comprising the Rambles, Sprees, and Amours, of Dick Wildfire., of Corinthian Celebrity, and His Bang-Up Companions, Squire Jenkins and Captain O&#39;Shuffleton; With the Whimsical Adventures of the Halibut Family; Including Sketches of a Variety of other eccentric Characters in the French Metropolis. London: Printed for John Fairburn...Sold by Sherwood, Neely, and Jones [et al], 1822. First edition, a Large Paper copy, lacking "To the Binder" leaf at rear. Quarto (10 x 6 1/8 in; 253 x 154 mm). xxiv, 489, [1, blank] pp., untrimmed. Half-title, and twenty-one hand-colored aquatint plates including frontispiece. Twenty-two black and white woodcut text illustrations.Original quarter marbled paper over plain boards, printed spine label (with title and price, "£1, 11s., 6d., Royal Paper"). Boards rubbed and detached, heavy rubbing to backstrip (and label) with loss at spine head: completely untouched. With the bookplate of William Hartmann Woodin tipped-in above early owner&#39;s signature "HB [flourish] - Brisco - [flourish]" Housed in a later red cloth chemise within a drop-back clamshell box.. "A few copies on large paper were bound from the parts in blue paper boards, with white paper label printed on back [i.e. spine], giving the title and the price ("£1, 11s., 6d., Royal Paper"). This issue in plain boards is most scarce, and I think it antedates copies in the picture boards" (Cohn).Of the sixty-three copies that have come to auction since 1975 only one was a large-paper copy in original boards."Issued in 21 parts paper wrappers on small and large paper and on completion in buff pictorial boards with vignette of the title page repeated on the upper cover, 2 woodcuts on back cover and spine...Some large-paper copies were, however, issued in plain boards [as here], and these in Cohn&#39;s opinion antedate the pictorial boards. The Leaf of Directions is frequently missing as was the Suzannet copy in boards" (Tooley).One of the best imitations of Pierce Egan&#39;s Life in London, 1821... which had plates by Robert and George Cruikshank, the plates in this work being by George only. The frontispiece or engraved title here is similar in conception to that of Life in London" (Abbey, Travel).William Hartmann Woodin (1868-1934) was one of the foremost book collectors of his era, a major American industrialist, and U.S. Secretary of the Treasury during President Franklin Roosevelt&#39;s first term. Abbey, Travel, 112. Cohn 109. Tooley 129.

      [Bookseller: David Brass Rare Books, Inc.]
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        Travels in Nubia. Published by the Association for Promoting the Discovery of the Interior Parts of Africa. 2nd edition.

      London, John Murray, 1822.4to. Nicely rebound in half calf with marbled boards, spine gilt with gilt lettered title-label to spine. With engraved frontispiece portrait and 3 engraved maps (2 folding). (6),XCVIII,498 pp.* Second edition, first published in 1819. - ' Nowadays we can regard the work of John Lewis Burckhardt as a landmark in the development of western knowledge of Islam and the Arab world' (Hamilton, Europe and the Arab world, 57). 'The travels described here took place in 1813 and 1814. Burckhardt left Aleppo in 1812 and made his way to Cairo; he then carried out two journeys: one along the upper Nile and the other through the Nubian desert. These travels were edited from Burckhardt's journals by Leake; he also wrote the biographical memoir which is prefaced to the travels. This was the first of Burckhardt's works to be published and was followed by Travels in Syria, 1822' (Blackmer). Johann Ludwig (known in England as John Lewis) Burckhardt (1784-1817), Swiss scholar and explorer in Syria, Egypt and Arabia, is a heroic figure among travellers in the Levant. In 1817 he began the exploration of Africa with the countries of the Niger, but he was attacked by dysentery and died in October of that year. - With 2 small libr. stamps, otherwise an excellent copy.Ibrahim Hilmy I, p.105; Blackmer Collection 238; Weber 106; Von Hünersdorff I, p.229; Hamilton, Europe and the Arab world, p.158 'his most dangerous journey is described in his Travels in Nubia'.

      [Bookseller: Gert Jan BESTEBREURTJE]
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        Diorama mit einer Wachsfigur Martin Luther darstellend. (Venerabilis Dominus Doctor Martinus Lutherus).

      Ohne Ortsangabe, 1822.. Wachsfigur in einem hözernem Kasten mit Glasabdeckung. Format ca. 30x24,2 cm, Tiefe ca. 4 cm.. Eine sauber gearbeitete und gut erhaltene Wachsfigur die Martin Luther mit dem Bild auf seine Bibelübersetzung zeigend an einer Kanzel darstellt. Mit blauem Hintergrund. In einem schön gearbeiteten Holzkasten mit floral-ornamental gearbeiteten Metall-Eckenbeschlägen. Verso mit einem handschriftlichem Text (Venerabilis Dominus Martinus Lutherus, datiert 1822) auf einem Pappschild versehen. Verso wurde die hintere Abdeckung etwas unsauber von alter Hand geklebt, das Holz sehr leicht berieben, eine Abplatzstelle am hinteren unteren Eck, lediglich die Bibeldarstellung mit kleineren Abplatzspuren, sonst gut erhalten. - Unikat!

      [Bookseller: Versandantiquariat Riepenhausen]
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        Fortsetzung des Tagebuchs über diejenigen Begebenheiten welche die vormalige Reichsstadt Biberach während des französischen Kriegs vom Jahre 1802 an bis zum Jahr 1815 erfahren hat, mit beständiger Hinsicht auf die übrigen Kriegsbegebenheiten der damaligen Zeit. Samt einem Anhang von der Theurung im Jahr 1770-1771- und 1816-1817 - und dem im Jahre 1821 erfolgten wichtigen Ereignis der Schuldenabnahme unserer Stadt und Landschaft. Gesammelt und herausgegeben von Johann Konrad Krais, Konrektor der lateinischen- und Reallehranstalt zu Biberach.

      Buchau, gedruckt in der Fürstlich Thurn- und Taxisschen Buchdruckerey bey Dionis Kuen, 1822.. 8° (18x11), VIII, 304 S., marmor Pbd d.Zt., dreiseitiger Rotschnitt, Ecken bestossen, untRücken mit kleiner Bezugsfehlstelle, anfangs 1 Lage locker, teil schwach stockfleckig, gutes Exemplar,. angebunden: Zwey Reden bey der feyerlichen Einholung des ersten Garben-Wagens auf dem festlich geschmückten Marktplatz in Biberach Montags den 28. Julius 1817. gehalten von Gabriel Braun, katholischen Stadtpfarrer, und Johann Jakob Mayer, evangelischen Prediger. Buchau, in der Fürstl. Taxischen Buchdruckerey von Dionis Kuen, [1817]. 15 S.,

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat an der Stiftskirche : Bad Wa]
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        Sammlungen für die Heilkunde der Gemüthskrankheiten (in 2 Bänden),n. XIV S., 1 Bl., 484 S.; X S., 1 Bl., 426 S. Halbleder d. Zeit mit roten Rsch. und Rückenvergoldung (etwas beschabt).

      Elberfeld Schönian'sche Buchhandlung 1822 - 1825.. mit 2 mehrfach gefalteten lithographische Tafeln (Baupläne einer Anstalt), XIV, 483 Seiten, X, 426 Seiten, 8°, schwarzes privates HLn (Bd. 1), weiße O Pp (Bd. 2), beide Bände mit Rückenbeschriftung. ORDENTLICHE EXEMPLARE, Band 1 in einem einfachen späteren Bibliothekseinband, Band 2 in einem deutlich größerformatigem, breitrandigen und unbeschnittenen Exemplar (bei diesem der Einband etwas berieben). Bei beiden Bänden wurden die Bibliotheksstempel ausgeschnitten (bei Band 1 2 Stempel). Jacobi leistet mit der Erstausgabe dieses bedeutenden Werkes einen bedeutenden Beitrag in der noch jungen Wissenschaft der Psychiatrie. 1822 zum Direktor der Siegburger Anstalt geworden behadelt er darin neben grundsätzlichen Fragen auch Krankheitsbilder wie Tobsucht, Melancholie, Monogamie, Blödsinn und Idiotismus

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Im Baldreit]
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        Sammlungen für die Heilkunde der Gemüthskrankheiten. Erster Band.

      Elberfeld Schönian, 1822.. 8°, zeitgenöss. Halbleder, goldgeprägter Rückentitel auf rotem Rückenschild, Rücken am oberen Kapital eingerissen, schwacher alter Bibl.-Stempel auf Titel; XIV, 1 Bl., 484 S., 2 lith. gefaltete Taf.. der erste Band der "Sammlungen" enthält eine ausführliche Würdigung und teilweise Übersetzung einzelner Kapitel von Samuel Tukes "Description of the retreat...". Jacobi hat hieraus ohne Zweifel viele Anregungen für die spätere Gründung der Irrenanstalt Siegburg gewonnen. - Es folgt eine ebenso ausführliche Auseinandersetzung mit Esquirols "Abhandlungen von den Seelenstörungen". Diese geht also der Übersetzung von Hille ("Allgemeine und specielle Pathologie und Therapie der Seelenstörungen", 1827) noch voraus!

      [Bookseller: Versandantiquariat Am Osning]
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        Anleitung zum Bau und zur Erhaltung der Haupt- und Vicinal-Straßen.

      München, Lindauer, 1822.. (20,5 x 12 cm). VIII, 200 S. Mit 6 (1 kolorierten) gefalteten lithographierten Tafeln und 6 gefalteten Tabellen. Halblederband der Zeit.. Erste Ausgabe. - Pechmann, königlich bayerischer Oberbaurat in München, versucht mit seinem Werk eine vollständige und praktische Anleitung für den Straßenbau zu geben, welche alle dabei vorkommenden Arbeiten ausführlich darstellt. - Name auf Vorsatz. Stellenweise mit Randnotizen von alter Hand und etwas braunfleckig. Eine Tafel im Falz etwas eingerissen. Einband leicht bestoßen und mit kleiner Fehlstelle am Rückenschild, sonst gut erhalten. - Engelmann, Bibl. mech.-techn. 278

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Gerhard Gruber]
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        THE FALL OF JERUSALEM: A Dramatic Poem

      London - John Murray, 1822. London - John Murray, 1822 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. This dramaticfable theatrically portrays the catastrophic destruction of the second Jewish temple, exploring the theme of rebellious Jerusalem, which fell to the Roman forces in the year 70. Characters include the Romans Terentius Rufus, Caius Placidus, and Diagoras a Stoic philosopher. As well as the Jews Simon the Assassin, Ben Cathla Leader of the Edmomites and Abiram a false Prophet. Milman was anordained minister who became dean of St. Paul&#39;s,he wasbest known however,for his scholarly achievements. He translated Sanskrit poetry, and wrote several works of religious history, including a History of the Jews and a History of Christianity under the Empire, both of which approached their subject matter with historical precision and rational detachment. Condition: In decorative calf binding with gilt lettering and design to the spine. Externally, a triflerubbed to boards and extremities. Internally, firmly bound with bright pages. Some scattered light spotting. Overall: VERY GOOD.

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        A Cockney's Shooting Season in Suffolk

      London: Thomas M'Lean, 1822 - A RARE EXAMPLE IN ORIGINAL WRAPPERS, with title on upper cover and advertisment for 6 works published by McLean on lower cover. Five copies listed in ABPC since 1977, 2 in wrappers. The work tells the amusing tale of the new wealthy Londoner on a trip to the countryside and the constant gaffs he makes due to his lack of understanding of the country way of life, and the danger he poses to himself and all those around him whilst in possession of a gun First edition. 2° (275 x 380 mm). 6 hand-colored aquatint plates, Letterpress title and 14pp. of text. Original printed wrappers, binding threads lacking with contents loose (remnants of threads at end), scattered minor toning and light offsetting from plates onto facing pages. Laid into a red buckram chemise with defaced bookplate. Tooley 22; Schwerdt I, p.12; Abbey Life 382; Mellon/Snelgrove p.48 [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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