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        A Periodical Paper, Published at Edinburgh in the Years 1785 and 1786. By the Authors of The Mirror. . Two Volumes.

      1822 1822 - London: Printed for J. Richardson and Co.; ., 1822. Sm. 8vo. Orig. full crimson morocco (corners & spine edges slightly rubbed) with decorative gilt borders and blind-tooling. Spines extra gilt and with raised bands. Inside dentelles. A.e.g. Armorial bookplate on fly-leaf of each volume. Minor water stains on endpapers of Vol. 2. Adorned under the gilt of the fore-edge of each volume is a fine watercolour painting: on Vol. 1 is "Old London Bridge" (demolished in 1756); on Vol. 2 is "The Second London Bridge" (demolished in 1832).

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        Maid Marian

      London: Printed for T. Hookham [and Carpenter], 1822. First Edition. 12mo. [4], 262pp. Contemporary full calf, gilt to spine and borders, contrasting maroon morocco title labels. Rubed, 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'. Wolff?

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        A System of Anatomical Plates of the Human Body; Accompanied with Descriptions, Physiological, Pathological & Surgical Observations

      Edinburgh: Printed for Daniel Lizards, 1822-26. First edition, 2 vols., 8vo text volume consisting of 12 parts each with a separate title and pagination, folio atlas volume containing an engraved title, dedication and table of contents followed by 101 lithographed plates (of which 15 are hand-coloured), text volume with minimal water staining, cont. half calf, plate volume bound in cont. cloth, two leaves of publisher's advertisements at end (one announcing lectures, October and November 1826, at the New Theatre, Anatomy & Surgery, No. 1 Surgeons' Square, Edinburgh), early bookstamp on flyleaf of D. Reeve, Surgeon, faded on upper cover, rebacked with orig. spine laid-down, uncut, a very good sound set. "This superb atlas is certainly one of the most elegant works of the nineteenth century. The 101 lithographs were drawn by the author and his brother, William Home Lizars (1788-1859), from the author's dissections. Lizars was a pupil of John Bell and served as a naval surgeon before becoming professor of surgery at the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh. Lizars developed a great reputation as a teacher and was also a bold and forthright surgeon. He made a number of original contributions, was a pioneer in performing ovariotomies in Europe, and he clearly demonstrated the value of abdominal exploration as a diagnostic procedure. However, he was somewhat ahead of his time and received criticism for exploring new surgical techniques, although later many of his new techniques became widely accepted. Lizars possessed great talent but his potential was never fully realized perhaps because of a continuing feud with another prominent surgeon of his day--James Syme. Lizars was an active writer and prepared many papers on such subjects as hernia, lithotomy, and hemorrhoids." (Heirs of Hippocrates). Cushing L313; Waller 5950; Wellcome III, p. 531; Heirs of Hippocrates 1436.

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        Travels in The Oasis of Thebes

      Privately Printed 1822 - xii + 72pp. 16 pls + 2 maps. Frontis fold out. Occasional offsetting from pls. and tape repair p53. Rebound at a later date. Quarter bound in brown leather with gilt title. and marbled paper covered boards.Corners scuffed. Translated from french. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        In the King's Bench between Thomas Redford, Plaintiff; and Hugh Horney Birley, Alexander Oliver, Richard Withington, and Edward Meagher, Defendants. For An Assault on the 16th. of August, 1819. Report of the Proceedings on the Trial of this Cause at Lancaster, On Thursday the 4th., Friday the 5th., Saturday the 6th., Monday the 8th., and Tuesday the 9th. days of April, 1822: Before Mr. Justice Holroyd and a Special Jury: and the Judgment of the Court of King's Bench in Easter Term following. Upon an application on the part of the Plaintiff, for a Role to shew Cause why a New Trial should not be granted. Taken from the short-hand of Mr. Farquharson

      Manchester C. Wheeler & Son. 1822 - A beautifully bound copy of this first edition. Full speckled calf, with six panels to the spine. Burgundy label with gilt titles. Internally clean and tidy throughout. This was once a library copy - but few marks remain. Copac lists some copies with just the folding plan, as found here, and others with an additional 2 plates & a map. The binder has dated this item 1819 to the spine - the date of the trial, rather than the date of publication. The binding is in excellent condition. There is no marking to it. The folding plan is likewise, clean and tidy - a very clear copy. The rest of the book is clean throughout, with rough cut edges. There a couple of lightly embossed library crests. The only other evidence of library ownership is a library stamp to the verso of the title page. The Peterloo Massacre was the name given to the aftermath of a cavalry charge at a political meeting in St Peter’s field, Manchester in 1819. Cavalry charged into a crowd of 60,000–80,000 that had gathered to demand the reform of parliamentary representation. A test case was brought against four members of the Manchester Yeomanry at Lancaster Assizes, on 4 April 1822: Captain Birley, Captain Withington, Trumpeter Meagher, and Private Oliver. All were acquitted, as the court ruled that their actions had been justified to disperse an illegal gathering. This is the reporting and account in court of that test case. xx., 1-632 pp. + plan of St Peter’s field. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      London, G. Walker et al, 1822. Fourth Edition. Three volumes, complete. Bound in 3/4 calf and marbled boards; leather labels chipped. Calf & Boards. Good

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        Symbolik und Mythologie der alten Völker (Six Volumes)

      Olms. Hardcover. 3487043726 A beautiful six volume set in red cloth of Creuzer's important work. The last two volumes are F.J.Mone's Geschichte des Heidenthums im Nordlichen Europa, reprinted from the 1822 edition, but still bear Creuzer's name on the title. A fine set. . Fine. 1990.

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        Geographical, Statistical, and Historical Map of Tennessee

      Philadelphia: Carey & Lea, 1822. unbound. Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 11 7/8" x 10", image plus text measures 16.5" x 20 5/8". Rare double page map of Tennessee divided into counties. Shows towns, major routes, waterways and topography. Extensive information pertaining to history, climate and culture surrounds map. From "A Complete Historical, Chronological, and Geographical American Atlas...". Foxing throughout entire sheet. Does not affect the beauty of this hard to find map.

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        Lavoisne's Complete Genealogical, Historical, Chronologicaland Geographical Atlas

      London - J. Barfield, 1822 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A scarce and delightfully hand-coloured atlas being a general guide to history, both ancient and modern. Third edition. Extremely uncommon London printing. Exhibiting an accurate account of the origin, descent, and marriages, of all the royal families, from the beginning of the world to the opening of the British parliament by his majesty George IV. Feb. 5, 1822; together with the various possessions, foreign wars, battles of renown, and remarkable events. With a key of marks and abbreviation used within the work. Containing sixty of the original sixty-four maps and tables. Lacking China, India, Africa, and America. C. V. Lavoisne is best known for his publication, in tandem with Matthew Carey, of the Complete Genealogical, Historical, Chronological, and Geographical Atlas. Verylittle known about him,though he was an activefigure within Philadelphia in the late 18th and early 19th century. C. V. Lavoisne (fl. 1795 - 1850) is a little known figure active in Philadelphia in the late 18th and early 19th century. Lavoisne is best known for his publication, in tandem with Matthew Carey, of the Complete Genealogical, Historical, Chronological, and Geographical Atlas. - See more at: http://www. geographicus. com/mm5/merchant. mvcScreen=CAD&Product_Code=lavoisne#sthash. pNiAvzNR. dpufC. V. Lavoisne (fl. 1795 - 1850) is a little known figure active in Philadelphia in the late 18th and early 19th century. Lavoisne is best known for his publication, in tandem with Matthew Carey, of the Complete Genealogical, Historical, Chronological, and Geographical Atlas. - See more at: http://www. geographicus. com/mm5/merchant. mvcScreen=CAD&Product_Code=lavoisne#sthash. pNiAvzNR. dpufCondition: In original half calf binding with marbled boards. Externally, a trifle worn, with heavy loss to the marbling and calf to the front board and spine. Both boardsare detached, unfortunately, making this work disbound. Internally, binding is strained in places, with the first few leaves working loose, and lacking four of the maps. Intermittently bright and clean, though with some scattered spotting and handling marks. Chipping to the extremities. Overall: FAIR..

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        The Works of Thomas Bewick, in 5 volumes (volume 1 signed by Bewick): Select Fables, Quadrupeds, Land Birds, Water Birds, Fables of Aesop

      Newcastle: Printed for Emerson Charnley by S. Hodgson. 1822. Hardcover. Near Fine. 5 volume set. 1822 edition of the Works of Bewick. Signed by Bewick underneath the frontispiece of the first volume. There is also a page toward the front of the fifth volume that includes 2 hand-colored engravings (a landscape with moon and foliage / and a leaf) and a limitation statement, along with what appears to be facsimiles of a handwritten presentation by Bewick and his iconic thumbprint and signature. Each volume profusely illustrated with Bewick's engravings on wood. Hardcovers, imperial 8vos., uniformly bound in early green morocco with gilt titles and design, aeg. A very nice large paper set. Light rubbing to joints, rear joint of Quadrupeds volume has been neatly strengthened with Japanese paper. Previous owner's small bookplate on the front pastedown of each volume. Digital images available upon request.

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        The Holy Bible, containing the old and new testaments ... Stereotype edition

      Oxford:: Printed at the Clarendon Press, by Samuel Collingwood. 1822. hardcover. 8vo. 1039 pp. Paper lightly browned (causing edge painting to look. browned). Original dark brown straight grained morocco elaborately. stamped in blind, a.e.g.; neatly rebacked, edges scuffed, inner. hinges re-enforced. Very good. Leather bookplate of Sydney Sanner.. With fore-edge painting of "FOLKSTONE." An early painting (date unknown). PROVENANCE: Navy blue morocco label of Sydney Sanner. Inscription of "Emily C. Hammersley, [daughter of my] [and in another hand:] Great Aunt ... Constance Maria Stopford, Ridgeway, 1920." . 2

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        First Lines of the Practice of Physic. / By William Cullen, with notes and observations, practical and explanatory...

      Philadelphia, Published by Edward Parker, 1822. Two volumes: xviii, 520, xcvii; [xvii], 420, lxxxiv p.; 22.5 cm. Title continues: a preliminary discourse, in defence of classical medicine and an appendix, by Charles Caldwell. Second edition, revised and enlarged. Shoemaker 8477; Garrison-Morton (4th) 4920.1 is 1784 first edition. Two centuries ago, the medical school at the University of Edinburgh was the finest in the world, its outstanding physician William Cullen. The book became Europe's principal text on the classification and treatment of disease. Charles Caldwell, 1772-1853, a Philadelphia-based physician, first issued this up-to-date version for American doctors in 1818. Good+, some foxing, rebound in full leather by Jim DiMarcantonio, Hope Bindery. Stock#NS0263.

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        An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations.

      London: Printed for G. Walker, J. Akerman [et al], 1822. . Three volumes, 8vo. Signature to title pages, engraved booklabel to paste down in volume I. Contemporary full calf, gilt spines with dark brown labels, some rubbing to extremities otherwise a handsome set. First published in 1776 and generally considered to be the founding work of modern economics; it immediately influenced the ruling classes with its skilful exposition of the case for free trade. "...the first and greatest classic of modern economic literature" (Printing and the Mind of Man).

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        History, Directory & Gazetteer of the County of York. With Select Lists of the Merchants & Traders of London, and the Principal Commercial and Manufacturing Towns of England, and a Variety of Other Commercial Information

      Leeds Edward Baines, at the Leeds Mercury Office 1822. VG : in very good condition. Rebound with new endpapers and decorated boards. Contents tight with minimal foxing [First Edition] Quarter leather decorated boards 180mm x 120mm (7" x 5"). xii, 654pp, cxliv; 654pp. The maps and plans advertised by the publisher were in fact issued as a separate volume. Even without them, this remains an exceptional set.

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        A View of the Present State of the Scilly Islands: exhibiting their vast importance to the British Empire; the improvements of which they are susceptible; and a particular account of the means lately adopted for the amelioration of the condition of the in

      J. Carthew, Truro 1822 - xviii; (ii); 344 pages. Folding hand coloured map, minor off-setting from the map to the title page. Some very light markings. Bookplates on front pastedown of John Waldie, and of a later owner on the front pastdown. Full tan calf, professionally rebacked. Born in Dartmouth the author was a missionary of the S.P.C.K in the Isles of Scilly from 1822-42, he was responsible for building and restoring the churches of St. Mary's, St. Martin's and St. Agnes. Scarce [Attributes: First Edition]

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        VITAL MOTION. As a Mode of Physical Motion. Macmillan and Co. 1876. 1st Ed. vi + 252pp. 9 figures. Some very light browning, ex.-lib. with ink stamp to pastedown, original cloth, browned and sl. chipped title label to spine. [With]. VITAL MOTION ... Macmillan and Co. 1882. 2nd Ed. viii + 190pp. 9 figures. Some very light browning, ex.-lib. with ink stamp to pastedown, original cloth, browned title label to spine frayed to head. Together 2 vols

      . From the preface of volume two ‘... I have prepared a second edition of the books already published under the title ‘Vital Motion ...’ in fewer pages, and with alterations, in the argument chiefly, which make it a new book rather than a new edition ...’& Charles Brand Radcliffe (1822-1889) was one of the physicians who made major contributions to the literature of epilepsy in the mid-19th century, when the modern understanding of the disorder was beginning to emerge, particularly in England ... Radcliffe was one of the chief early advocates for potassium bromide, the first effective anticonvulsant.& D.N.B. ‘... [Radcliffe] was one of the earliest investigators in this country of the electrical physiology of muscle and nerve ... He was, as Sir Burdon-Sanderson points out, essentially a vitalist, but with this difference-that in his doctrine electricity took the place of the vital principle.’ US$640

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        Lehrbuch der höhern Geometrie in analytischer Darstellung

      Leipzig, Kummer 1822 -1824. 25 cm. 2 Bände; 8, 336; 12, 364, (2) Seiten mit 16 gefalteten Kupfertafeln. Festeinband, Pappband der Zeit mit roten Rückenschildern und goldgeprägtem Titel, Deckel mit Kleisterpapier bezogen - ADB III, 243 - Poggendorff I, 278 - Teil 1 enthält Untersuchungen der geometrischen Bestimmungen hinsichtlich der Linien und Punkte; Teil 2 über Kurven, krumme Flächen und doppelt gekrümmte Linien. Brandes (1777 - 1834), zuerst Deichinspektor in Eckwarden, wurde 1811 Professor der Mathematik in Breslau, 1826 Professor der Physik in Leipzig. -

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        Oeuvres complètes du Seigneur de Brantôme. (8 Volumes)

      Paris: Foucault, Librairie, 1822. ( IN FRENCH - EN FRANÇAIS ) 8 volumes de 471, 468, 462, 549, 484, 456, 586 et 272 pages. "Oeuvres complètes du seigneur de Brantôme accompagnées de remarques historiques et critiques." Nouvelle édition collationnée sur les manuscrits autographes de la Bibliothèque du Roi et augmentée de fragments inédits. Le tome 8 constitue les "Oeuvres d'André de Bourdeille" (frère aîné de Brantôme).; Couverture originale avec dos et coins de cuir. Plats de papier marbré. Papier souple ayant très peu de rousseurs. Dos égratignés et coins usés. Livres solides. Bon état. (Article surdimensionné de 4.2 kg. Prévoir un supplément pour les frais de port ou s'enquérir auprès du librairie pour connaître les frais postaux exacts au cas par cas.). Rigide. Bon. 8vo.

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        Travels in the Interior of Southern Africa

      London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown,, 1822 & 1824.. With an Entirely New Map, and Numerous Engravings. 2 volumes quarto (271 × 204 mm) Contemporary calf by Henington, contrast labels to the spine, flat bands with gilt quatrefoil frieze, lozenges gilt to the compartments, attractive rolled gilt feather and Greek key pattern panel to the boards, marbled edges and endpapers. Hand-coloured aquatint frontispiece to each, and 18 other similar plates, 5 of them folding, large engraved folding map at the rear of volume I, routes marked in red ink, numerous wood engraved illustrations in the text. Spines lightly craquelured, carefully restored as also the joints and head- and tail-caps, light browning, some offsetting from the plates as usual, remains an attractive and very good set. First edition. "The most valuable and accurate work on South Africa published up to the first quarter of the nineteenth century, and embracing a description of a large part of the Cape Colony and Bechuanaland at this period. Theal (History of South Africa, 1795-1834) remarks that the author was 'a man of talent, an easy writer, and scrupulously exact in his descriptions,' and according to Sclater he was 'a most skilful and well-trained zoologist and botanist, and his observations are all accurate and methodical'" (Mendelssohn). For his influence on the development of the now "common practice of recording the date and precise locality of specimens collected, their morphological features, and the characteristics of their habitats", Burchell is considered to be a pioneer ecologist, and his catalogues and collections, although they remain in manuscript form "are regarded by naturalists as basic sources of exceptional historical value" (ODNB). While Czech notes the "numerous instance of hunting", and Burchell's opinion that once tasted by "English lovers of good eating", steaks of the "fine lively Hippopotami" would inevitably become "an article of regular importation". An attractive copy of "one of the best geographies ever written on South Africa" (ODNB)d

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        Mavrocordatos defends Missolonghi. "Mavrocordtos defends Missolonghi victoriously"

      Philhellenic: Munich H. Kohler c1835. Tinted lithograph, as issued, of Alexander Mavrocordatos on the walls of Missolonghi from Peter von Hess's Album of Greek Heroism, or the Deliverance of Greece / Griechenlands Befreiung ... in XXXIX Bildern.[ First edition.] within decorative borders incorporating captions in Greek, German, French & English. The borders are decorated with guns, swords and helmets with the Greek flag to the left; on the right a crucifix and other emblems of the Christian church; at the top Turkish weapons, laid down, with a fez and below, sails and naval instruments. The image shows Mavrocordatos on the walls of Missolonghi, looking out to sea as a canon is pulled into position. The first siege of Missolonghi ,October 25 – December 31, 1822 was laid after the Battle of Peta ,Omer Vryonis initially tried to take the town by negotiations, against the opinion of ReÅŸid Mehmed and Yussuf Pasha of Patras. The besieged Greeks took advantage of this, dragging the negotiations out until November 8, when they were reinforced by sea with over 1,500 fighters. Then the Ottomans realized their mistake, and resumed the siege in earnest. After a month of bombardment and sorties, the main Ottoman assault was set for the night of December 24, before Christmas, calculating that the Greeks would be caught by surprise. The Greeks however were warned by Vryonis' Greek secretary, and the attack failed. The siege was subsequently lifted on December 31. Missolonghi remained under Greek control, and resisted another Ottoman attempt at its capture a year later. Its resistance achieved wider fame when Lord Byron arrived there, dying in the town of fever in April 1824. The city was besieged for a third and final time, resisting both Ottoman and Egyptian armies for almost a year, until its final fall on April 10, 1826. Image bright and clean; spotting to blank borders; short tear (15mm) at upper edge. Peter( Heinrich Lambert} von Hess 1792-1871, was a German painter, known for historic paintings, especially of the Napoleonic Wars and the Greek War of Independence. In 1833, at Ludwig's request, he accompanied Otto of Greece to the newly formed Kingdom of Greece, where at Athens he gathered materials for pictures of the war of liberation. He stayed nine months in Greece, interviewing heroes and eyewitnesses of the 1821 revolution. His first- hand knowledge of the heroes gives power to his work. He drew 39 historical persons The sketches which he then made were placed, forty in number, in the Pinakothek, after being copied in wax on a large scale by Nilsen, in the northern arcades of the Hofgarten at Munich, [sadly now destroyed]. It should be noted that Hess was not present during the Revolution; the paintings are representations of reported events. many are of Greek victories, or of heroic deaths of the Greek leaders. Not in Blackmer ,Droulia or Contominas. Philhellenic Mavrocordatos Missolonghi

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        Medecine Operatoire. Traite des Diverse Amputations, qui se Pratiquent sur le Corps Humain Representees par des Figures Dessinees d'apres Nature et Lithographiees, ayant en Regard l'explication abregee du Manuel Operatoi

      G : in Good condition without dust jacket. Library stamps. Some wear and scuffing to leather. Contents heavily foxed. Sm. inscription to fep First Edition Half leather spine on marbled boards 510mm x 350mm (20" x 14"). 28pp + 8 plates. Eight full-page lithographic plates. Text in French. 'Operative surgery. Discusses the various amputations, which are practiced on the human body represented by figures drawn from nature and lithographed, compared with the explanation of the abbreviated operating manual specific to each of them' Preceded by a report by the Institut de France.'.

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        A practical introduction to spherics and nautical astronomy... Fifth edition

      London: Baldwin, Cradock & Joy, 1822. 8vo. xvi, 236 pp. 21 plates, text illustrations. Original boards, hinges cracked, light wear; in quarter morocco slipcase. Minor foxing to plates. Fifth edition, expanded, of this standard 19th century textbook of spherical trigonometry, first published in 1796. Meriwether Lewis took a copy of Kelly's work with him on the famous Lewis and Clark expedition of 1803-6.

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        Vues de Provins

      A Paris, chez Gide et à Provins, chez Lebeau 1822 In-Folio relié demi-basane verte de l'époque, pièce de titre. 41 lithographies de C. Motte h.-t. sur chine, 1 plan hors-texte, 3 lithographies dans le texte. On trouve encarté dans le volume : l'avis au souscripteur, le prospectus de vente (5 pages et un feuillet blanc). Edition originale et premier tirage des 33 superbes planches lithographiées, signées de Colin, Villeneuve, Deroy, Renoux, Leprince, Garson ou encore Motte. Magnifique exemplaire sans rousseurs

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        THE SEATS AND CAUSES OF DISEASES, Investigated by Anatomy; Containing a Great Variety of Dissections, and Accompanied with Remarks ... Abridged and Elucidated with Copious Notes by William Cooke

      Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown ... 1822. . New Ed. 2 vols. xxiv + [vi]pp. Subscribers + [ii] + 577pp. + [vi] + 693pp. Some browning, institutional ink stamps to prelims., handsomely rebound in double blind rule edged half calf with marbled boards, gilt and blind rule edged raised bands with gilt lettering to spines. Giovanni Battista Morgagni (1682-1771). G & M 2276 (Italian Edition) ‘By this great work, one of the most important in the history of medicine, Morgagni was the true founder of modern pathological anatomy. The work was completed in Morgagni’s 79th year and consists of 70 letters reporting about 700 cases and necropsies. As best he could, he correlated the clinical record with the postmortem finding. Morgagni gave the first description of several pathological conditions. He was Professor of Anatomy at Padua ...’ & Heirs of Hippocrates 501 (Italian Edition) ‘... Vast in scope it is one of the most fundamentally important works in the history of medicine ...’& First English translation in 1769.& Dr William Cooke, a general practitioner, one of the founders and secretaries of the Hunterian Society. Additional postage may be necessary. US$720

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        Odissea di Omero tradotta da Ippolito Pindemonte Veronese

      Società Tipografica Editrice 1822 Mm 140x215 Due volumi legati in uno di pp. 360+330, prima edizione della classica traduzione di Ippolito Pindemonte, splendida legatura in pelle con nervature e decorazioni oro e a sbalzo, tagli dorati, ex libris, al contropiatto, di Francesco Paolo Ruggiero, Pari del Regno. Ritratto in antiporta. leggere fioriture. Opera in buonissime condizioni. SPEDIZIONE IN 24 ORE DALLA CONFERMA DELL'ORDINE. WORLDWIDE DELIVERY

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        Atlas novus coelestis XXVII tabulas continens stellas inter polum borealem et trigesimum gradum declinationis australis ad huc observatas

      Göttingen, 1822 Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Imperial folio. Large folio (527x323 mm). Double-page engraved title, 27 double-page engraved star maps mounted on guards, very light foxing to title, minor staining to upper corners and occasional spotting or soiling. Contemporary half morocco, spine gilt, later marbled boards and endpapers. Provenance: Library of Gerald F. Fitzgerald. A fine copy. ---- <br><br> Brown, Astronomical Atlases p. 65; DSB VI, p. 112. - First edition of Harding&#39;s important atlas, the "well-executed and carefully thought out work of a capable observer" (Brown). Harding&#39;s career as an astronomer began in 1796 when he became a private tutor in the household of A. H. Schröter, who had a private observatory at Lilienthal, near Bremen. The best observations of great planets during that time were made at Lilienthal, mostly by Harding; and the Vereinigte Astronomische Gesellschaft was founded there. Its primary aim was to make star charts. This aim was realized only by Harding, who drew up a celestial atlas containing about 60,000 stars. While working on the chart, Harding discovered (1804) the third asteroid and named it Juno Georgia in honor of George III. He also discovered three comets..

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        The Horse Hoeing Husbandry: Or, a Treatise on the Principles of Tillage and Vegetation. Wherein is taught a Method of Introducing a Sort of Vineyard Culture Into the Corn-Fields, in order to increase their Product and diminish the Common Expense

      London: Printed for John M. Cobbett, No. 183 Fleet Street, 1822 - First Cobbet edition of this work, first privately issued in 1731, in which Tull recounts his invention of the seed drill, horse-hoe and four- coultered plough First Cobbet edition (with an introduction and some alterations). 8vo. Engraved plate; xix, 332, [1, ads] pp. Original drab boards, with paper spine label with the price 18s 6d, uncut and unopened, some loss at head of spine. Pearl 122 [Attributes: First Edition; 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 [Etc.]

      London: John Fairburn, 1822. xxiv, 489pp, [3], plates. Original boards, original paper label to spine, untrimmed. Rebacked (almost invisibly), with old label laid down. Label slightly chipped, boards rubbed, corners and edges bumped, front inner joint with paper repair, internally quite bright and clean, complete with the half-title and the &#39;To the Binders&#39; leaf at the rear. With a hand-coloured frontispiece and twenty hand-coloured engravings by George Cruikshank. First edition, first issue, large-paper copy, the Albert M. Cohn copy with his bookplate and an initialed typed note to front pastedown, now housed in a cloth chemise and a full morocco pull off top box by Riviere, with raised bands and gilt to spine and sides, which is slightly rubbed and darkened to extremities. According to Cohn&#39;s note, "This copy is one of the very few that were first bound up in this manner by the publishers from the parts. It contains the very rare unnumbered leaf &#39;To the Binder&#39; at the end. The volume was afterwards issued in picture boards, but this state is even rarer. AMC". Abbey Travel 112; Tooley 129 and Cohn 109. First Edition. Original Boards. Good+. Illus. by Cruikshank, George. 8vo.

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      London: R. Ackermann, 1822. Light foxing to preliminaries with a little to outer edges of the plates. Quite sound and nice copy in a fine binding. First edition [iv], 267p. Illustrated by Thomas Rowlandson with 24 hand-colored aquatint plates. Bound by Morrell in full red crushed morocco, t.e.g., the spine with gilt titles and floral panel ornaments, triple fillets around the covers, double fillets on the board edges, fancy dentelles The last of the genuine or &#39;authorized&#39; Syntax books." Abbey. Life. 268.& Tooley 413.

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        Voyage d'un Américain à Londres. 2 volumes.

      A Paris, chez Ponthieu 1822 - Ou Esquisses sur les Moeurs anglaises et américaines. Traduit de l'anglais de M. Irwin Washington. A Paris, chez Ponthieu - 1822 - 352 et 375 pages. Reliure demi basane framboise de l'époque. Dos à nerfs avec ornements à froid et doré. Rares pâles rousseurs. Quelques frottements sur les plats et les coins. Bon état. Format in-8°(22x14). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Travels in the interior of southern Africa

      "Longman, Hurst [et al.]" London: "Longman, Hurst [et al.]". 1822-24. "First edition, 2 volumes, 4to, pp. viii, [4], 582; [8], 648; uncut; large engraved folding map with author&#39;s track hand colored in red, plus 20 hand- colored aquatints (5 folding), and 96 beautiful wood engravings in the text (see below); slightly later half brown calf, black and tan morocco labels on spine; front joint on vol. I just starting, likewise the lower joint on vol. II; title label on vol. II slightly chipped; bookplates of James Edward Moxon and Edward Talber; Moxon&#39;s ownership signature on both title-pp. & & This copy with both half-titles. The Abbey copy in original boards had neither. See Abbey, Travel, 327 for a discussion of this, and the possibility that two different issues of the book exist, viz. the appearance of ""Hints on Emigration"" at the back of vol. II in some copies, and as part of the preliminaries (as here) of vol. I. Adding to the confusion is the British Museum copy which has both half-titles, but no ""Hints.""& & Mendelssohn I, p. 244: ""The most valuable and accurate work on South Africa published up to the first quarter of the nineteenth century, and embracing a description of a large part of the Cape Colony and Bechuanaland at this period ... The illustrations in the volumes are characterized by great beauty and accuracy ... The work is now extremely scarce, many copies having been broken up in the middle of the nineteenth century for the plates.""& & Adding to its scarcity is the fact that while 750 copies were printed of the first volume, only 500 were printed of the second. The author was an easy writer, precise in his descriptions and a well-trained and skillful zoologist and botanist, and he made important collections of the flora, fauna, and natural curiosities of the region.& & ""An important feature of the book is the series of wood-engraved vignettes in the text, fifty in Volume I and 46 in Volume II. Burchell says of these in the Preface &#39;in order to ensure greater correctness in the vignettes, the author has made all these drawings upon the blocks themselves.&#39; Burchell certainly emerges as a better artist than another missionary-traveller in South Africa, Campbell, a slight dispute with whom is mentioned in Volume II ... and is discussed in the note to Campbell&#39;s Travels in South Africa, 1815"" (Abbey)." . web and print images available

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        A Journey from Merut in India, to London, through Arabia, Persia, Armenia, Georgia, Russia, Austria, Switzerland, and France, during the Years 1819 and 1820 by Lieutenant Thomas Lumsden, of the Bengal Horse Artillery

      London: for Black, Kingsbury, Parbury, & Allen, 1822. First edition. Engraved frontispiece but lacking the map. 8vo, pp. vii:272:12 (Itinerary), old crude quarter calf, uncut, inner joints broken. Lacks front free endpaper, inscribed George Emerson, Quebec Sept. 23, 1857 on front pastedown. Some foxing and light soiling, damp-marking to the frontispiece, occasional damp-marking to margins. Although lacking the map this is a good unsophisticated copy, uncut with wide margins, and with the half-title.

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        Memoirs de Madame de Motteville, pour Sevir a l&#39;Histoire d&#39;Anne d&#39;Autriche. In five volumes

      Paris - Colnet Libraire, 1822 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A scarce set of de Motteville&#39;s history of Queen Anne of Austria. Complete in five volumes. Franoise Bertaut de Motteville (c. 1621 1689), French memoir writer, was the daughter of Pierre Bertaut, a gentleman of the king&#39;s chamber, and niece of the bishop-poet Jean Bertaut. Her mother, a Spaniard, was the friend and private secretary of Anne of Austria, wife of Louis XIII. At the age of seven Franoise was also made a member of the Queen&#39;s household. The influence of Richelieu, however, who wished to separate the queen from her Spanish connections, exiled mother and daughter to Normandy. In 1642 the Queen summoned Mme de Motteville to court afterthe death of Richelieu and Louis XIII. Some of her letters are preserved, but her chief work is her Mmoires, which are in effect a history of Anne of Austria. They give a faithful picture of court lifeat that time. Condition: In half calf bindings with marbled boards. Externally, generally smart, lightly rubbed in places. One hinge slightly strained. Internally, firmly bound. Light scattered foxing. Some marginal tidemarks to Volume I and damp staining to the first few pages of Volumes III and IV. Pp204-217 of Volume II has been previously reinforced. Overall: GOOD..

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        De l'influence attribuée aux philosophes, aux francs-maçons et aux illuminés sur la Révolution de France.

      Paris, Ponthieu 1822 - Paris, Ponthieu - 1822 - lxxj et 234 pages. Reliure demi basane fauve de l'époque. Dos lisse à faux nerfs filetés à froid et doré. Fers en pied. Pas de rousseur. Très bon état. Format in-8°(20x13). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      soc. tip. Veron 1822 -

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      Sei tomi in tre volumi in 8vo. Ritratto dell'autore al primo volume. Mezza pelle coeva, titolo e fregi in oro ai dorsi. Ex libris. Lievi fioriture.

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

      Boston: T. Bedlington. 1822. First edition. Hardcover. Good. 1822, First Edition. 174 pp. Hardcover, 12mo. (3.5 x 6 inches). Full calf binding; gilt bands, lacking title label. Reprints 9 letters from Eliot to the Hon. Robert Boyle. Front board held by one tie only; the rear board is attached by both ties. Gilt bands on spine have mostly faded away. Light browning to the pages but they are not brittle. Ownership signature of John Allyn on the title page; short note from 1834, in ink, on the fly leaf. Clean text. Scarce in the marketplace and institutions. Not in Howes, and not to be confused with HOWES W-530 (Wilson, &#39;The Life of John Eliot&#39;) that was published 6 years later in Edinburgh. Last appeared at auction in 1971. Digital images available upon request.

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        A Pedestrian Tour of Two Thousand Three Hundred Miles, in North America. To the Lakes, -The Canadas, - And the New-England States Performed in the Autumn of 1821. Embellished with Views

      New York: J. D. Myers & W. Smith, 1822. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. An about Very Good copy of the first edition, first printing, in the Publisher&#39;s original brick-colored lettered and decorated boards (original boards rubbed, spine -replaced but old - cracked and with some loss, front hinge held by white tape), complete with nine full-page illustrations and with two pages of advertisements to the rear. The book&#39;s front pastedown carries the bookplate of Charles H. Bell and the front free endpaper that of noted William Wordsworth collector Cynthia Morgan St. John whose Wordsworth Collection now is held by Cornell University. Charles H. Bell [aka Charles Henry Bell] served in the New Hampshire House, the New Hampshire Senate, and as Governor of New Hampshire. Stansbury conducted North American&#39;s first noted walking tour in 1821, providing in this volume some of the best early descriptions of Battlefields of the British conquest of Canada (1759 - 1763), the 1812 invasion of Canada, wars with the Native Americans ("Indians") in the New England States, and the disastrous expedition of General Burgoyne who was forced to surrender his 5,000 troops to the American revolutionary forces. In this work, Stansbury created the American walking tour literary genre, preceding later walking tour works such as Walt Whitman&#146;s &#147;Song Of The Open Road&#148; (1856), Henry David Thoreau&#146;s &#147;The Maine Woods&#148; (1854) and &#147;Cape Cod&#148; (1856), and John Muir&#146;s classic &#147;A Thousand Mile Walk To The Gulf&#148; (1912). Copies of this important work are extraordinarily scarce to the market with only two copies having appeared at auction in the last 55 years, neither of which were in their original boards. A rare copy of an important book with an excellent Provenance and in the Publisher&#39;s original boards.

      [Bookseller: Allington Antiquarian Books, LLC]
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        The History of Johnny Quae Genus the Little Foundling

      London: R Ackermann, 1822 Of the Late Doctor Syntax: A Poem, by the Author of the Three Tours. In red half leather with marbled boards, gilt tooling. Spine has raised bands, gilt tooling and title, leather faded slightly. Internally, marbled endpapers, (5), 267 pp, (1), directions to the binders, includes the 24 (of 24) fine hand coloured aquatint plates by Rowlandson, some light offsetting from plates, but a Very Good copy. The last of the genuine &#39;authorised&#39; Syntax books, and Combe&#39;s final completed work; he died a few months later. Tooley Abbey Prideaux. (OCLC 298937655)

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        "An Ecclesiastical History of Ireland, from the First Introduction of Christianity Among the Irish, to the Beginning of the Thirteenth Century : Compiled from the Works of the Most Esteemed Authors, Foreign and Domestic... - [COMPLETE in 4 Volumes]"

      Dublin : Printed For J. Cumming, 1822. 1st Edition. Physical desc. : 4 v. ; 22cm. Subject: Ireland - Church history - (To 1172) . Celtic Church. Inst. Stamp to the title. Finely bound all in modern speckled calf over marble boards. Raised bands with contrasting morocco gilt-blocked title and volume labels. Spine compartments uniformly tooled in gilt. An exceptional set - scans &c. Request.

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        Plans, Elevations, Sections, Details, and Views, of the Magnificent Chapel of King Henry the Seventh at Westminster Abbey Church; with the History of its Foundation and an Authentic Account of its Restoration. Volume 1 o

      London Priestley & Weale 1822. Worn condition. Covers rubbed and soiled. Some foxing throughout and soiling on a few plates, but content in overall good condition First Edition Blue card covers with blue cloth spine 630mm x 480mm (25" x 19"). 30pp + plates. 45 b/w detailed plates. Published 1822.

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        History, Directory & Gazetteer of the County of York. With Select Lists of the Merchants & Traders of London, and the Principal Commercial and Manufacturing Towns of England, and a Variety of Other Commercial Information

      VG : in very good condition. Rebound with new endpapers and decorated boards. Contents tight with minimal foxing [First Edition] Quarter leather decorated boards 180mm x 120mm (7" x 5"). xii, 654pp, cxliv; 654pp. The maps and plans advertised by the publisher were in fact issued as a separate volume. Even without them, this remains an exceptional set.

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        Trattato della esterna conformazione del cavallo e degli altri animali domestici.

      Subject: (Ippologia). Milano, per Giovanni Silvestri, 1822, 8vo legatura in mezza pelle coeva con titoli e fregi dorati al doreso, pp. VIII-348-(4) con graziosa vignetta xilografica figurata al frontespizio. Prima edizione.

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        Chrysal; or the Adventures of a Guinea: Wherein are exhibited Views of Several Striking Scenes; with interesting anecdotes of the most noted persons in every rank of life, through worse hands it has passed

      London, Samuel Richards & Co. 1822.. 3 Bde. 8°. VIII, 319; 2 Bll., 321; 2 Bll., 326 S. Mit 12 kolor. Aquatinta-Taf. Ldr. d. Zt. Mit Kopfgoldschn. Rückengoldpräg. Linien- u. Stehkantenvergold., zweifarb. Rückensch. Charles Johnston (ca.?1719-1800) was a novelist. Prevented by deafness from practising at the Irish Bar, he went in 1782 to India to follow a career as a journalist. His best-known novel, Chrysal, or the Adventures of a Guinea, a somewhat sombre satire.

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        Chrysal: or The Adventures of a Guinea, by an Adept

      London: Samuel Richards and Co [Printed by H Dean, Printer, Kingsland], 1822. Second Edition. 3 vols., 12mo. 12 hand-colored plates by Burney, Mawson & Read. [As called for in directions to the binder at end of vol. I]. Later boards, paper spines with paper labels. Joints to volumes I and II reinforced, bookplate of previous owner, otherwise a very good, uncut set with the plates clean and bright. Ex libris of George R. Dyer. In a red cloth slipcase with chemises. Tooley 283

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        Ansichten der Freien Hansestadt Bremen und ihrer Umgebungen.

      Wilmans, Frankfurt am Main 1822 - Gr.-8vo. Mit 1 gest. Titel u. 16 Kupfern nach Anton Radl. 1 Bl., XXIV, 648 S. Marmorierte Pp. m. RSchild im Stil d. Zt. Erste Ausgabe. - Mit 2 Gesamtansichten u. Ansichten von Rathaus und Markt, Bürgerweide, Domhof, Osterthor-Wall, Vegesack, Lesum, Burg, Blumenthal u. a. - Einband berieben. Durchgehend stockfleckig u. m. Tintenmarginalien v. alter Hand. gr. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        L&#39;Ane D&#39;Or [The Golden Ass] or Metamorphoses [Metamorphosis] / Metamorphoseos, Sive Lusus Asini. Two Volumes. Association

      Paris: Jean-Francois Bastien, 1822 Paris: Chez Jean-Francois Bastien, 1822. Nouvelle Traduction, Avec Le Latin En Regard, Par J.A. Maury [New Translation, with Latin Original Text on facing versos, by J.A. Maury]. Imprimerie D&#39;Ange Clo. Line engravings with tissue guards throughout both volumes. Two volumes, octavo; vol. 1 [6] xxvii + 370 pp.; vol 2 [6], 426 pp. Half calf with marbled boards, gilt and black compartments and lettering on spine; marbled endpapers; all page edges marbled. One example in each copy, at the front pastedown, of the artful bookplate of author Kirby Flower Smith. Leather worn and soiled with three joints cracked; spine ends perished and two small spine pieces missing as well from Vol 1; light internal foxing, rarely affecting the abundant plates, and scarcely so when that occurs. A scarce antiquarian two-volume rendition, in French on rectos with Latin original text on versos opposite, of "The Golden Ass" (or, "Metamorphosis") of Apulius. The earliest known classic tale of its type, that being a rather zesty account of the ribald Thessalian adventures of a young Greek aristocrat, Lucius. Eventually, Lucius betrays a priestess - as much of a no-no then as now - and is transformed into an ass. Been there, done that, got the t-shirt. Written by Apulius in the second century A.D. Replete with [uncredited] enchanting line-drawing engravings after the fashion of Flaxman; the stylistic novelty, particularly with illustrations of ancient Greek scenes, carries more than a bit of magic. For the bookplate collector, there are two of Kirby Flower Smith&#39;s stylish plates, one in each volume. Smith authored The Elegies of Albius Tibullus, Numa and Egeria, The Tale of Gyges and the King of Lydia, and other titles. An uncommon set. L-37n

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