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        System der practischen Arzeneymittellehre. 3 Bände.

      Wien, Ghelen 1824. \"gr.-8°, XV, 542 S.; XX, 938 S.; XVI, 1050 S.; Interimsbrosch., verstaubt, ungleicher Schnitt staubdunkel, zahlr. Randrisse, tlw. etw. stockfl.\" \"Bd. 1: Allgem. Arzeneymittellehre; Bd. 2 u. 3: Besondere Arzeneymittellehre. Wurzbach VIII,387; Hirsch-H. II,192; ÖBL II,292. H. (1785-1839), war Professor der Pathologie und Pharmazie in Wien.\" Versand D: 15,00 EUR Anatomie, Physiologie, Pharmazie, Medicine, Anatomy, Physiology, Pharmacy

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Löcker]
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        Versuch einer geordneten Theorie der Tonsetzkunst zum Selbstunterrricht. Zweite, durchaus umgearbeitete Auflage. Mit 65 gestochenen und gefalteten Notentafeln. Vier Bände (in zwei gebunden, so komplett !).

      Mainz: Schott 1824. Getrennt paginiert. Halbleder der Zeit mit dezenter Rückenvergoldung und marmorierten Vorsätzen (beschabt und bestossen, Gelenke beim ersten Band angerissen, Bibliotheks-Exemplare mit Stempeln, Signaturen und Besitzvermerken, nur gering gebräunt und braunfleckig, Zustand im Preis berücksichtigt !) Gottfried Weber (Freinsheim 1779 - 1839 Bad Kreuznach) war einer der komponierenden deutschen Juristen des 19. Jahrhunderts. Seit 1805 als Jurist im Staatsdienst, wirkte er nebenher als Komponist und Verfasser musiktheoretischer Schriften. Hier stellte er sein eigenes Tonsystem auf und benutzte als erster deutsche Buchstaben für die Bezeichnung von Akkorden. Weber wirkte u.a. in Mannheim und Mainz und war ein enger Freund des Komponisten Carl Maria von Weber. - Zusammenfassend cit. nach Wikipedia (ein sehr fundierter Eintrag). - Zwei weitere Bilder finden Sie auf unserer Homepage. Versandkostenfreie Lieferung [Beautiful, Rare and Special;Schönes;Seltenes;Darstellende Künste;Musik;Recht;Jura;Geschichte;Deutschland;Deutschland 19. Jahrhundert;Bibliophilie;Alte Drucke]

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        A Critical Inquiry Into Antient Armour, as It Existed in Europe, but Particularly in England, from the Norman Conquest to the Reign of King Charles II: With a Glossary of Military Terms of the Middle Ages. In Three Volumes

      Robert Jennings, London 1824 - Illustrated with 80 engraved plates, 71 of which are hand colored, and with 27 large, illustrated, hand-colored chapter initials. Bound in half-leather with crimson morocco over marbled boards; spine has gilt letters and decorations between raised bands. A G+/VG set with rubbing to marbled paper on boards, edgewear to marbled paper on boards, and occasional foxing that is more severe on title page and several following leaves. Volume I is missing a tissue cover for one of its plates. Volume II has slightly bumped top corners, a missing tissue cover for one of its plates, tiny nicks in the bottom edge of several leaves, and half-inch tears to bottom edges of two leaves. Volume III has bumped top corners and six leaves with a semi-circular, 1.75" long X 0.75" deep liquid stain in fore-edge margins. Size: Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Life and Remarkable Adventures of Israel R. Potter, Who Was a Soldier in the American Revolution

      Providence, Rhode Island: Henry Trumbull, 1824. First Printing. Quarter Leather. Poor/No Jacket. This is apparently the first printing issued, as it indicates only Trumbull as printer, with no other publishing data. 108pp. B/w frontispiece of Potter with a child walking beside him entitled, "Old chairs to mend." Front free endpaper has a gift inscription, "a present for Daniel Pearce from his grandmother - 1835 May 12th" in fountain pen. Front endpaper has former owner's name Daniel Pearce (also in fountain pen). Rear free endpaper has "Daniel Pierce His Book 1842" in pencil in a child's handwriting - note the spelling of Pearce is different than that of those on front endpapers (that page has a large piece torn out from it). Front free endpaper is torn from top to center hinge and was repaired with clear tape that has slightly yellowed (the rear of that page is the frontispiece). Title page has a 3-inch tear from bottom gutter toward center that was repaired on revers with clear tape that is also slightly yellowed. Page 81 has a small tear near bottom with no loss of text. Entire book has moisture staining on numerous pages, but there is no mold. A few pages have creased corners. Text block edges are soiled also. Rear endpaper has a 1/2-inch x 2-inch piece of surface paper missing. Rear cover has been vertically creased (bent). Marbled boards are rubbed and chafed. Leather spine has a one-inch piece missing near bottom, and bottom spine has been reinforced with clear tape.. Selling online since 1999. Quick shipping; Secure packing; Free tracking!

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        Instructions to Young Sportsmen in all that Relates to Guns and Shooting

      London Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown and Green 1824. G : in good condition with marbled eps. Spine rebacked. Cover rubbed and bumped with corner and edge wear. Some foxing and offsetting. Heraldic bookplate on paste-down 'Le Jour Viendra' Third Edition Considerably Enlarged and Improved Morocco cover 240mm x 150mm (9" x 6"). 439pp. Ten explanatory plates, 4 in contemporary colouring.

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        British Entomology Being Illustrations & Descriptions of the Genera of Insects Found in Great Britain and Ireland Containing Coloured Figures from Nature of the Most Rare and Beautiful Species, and in Many Instances of the Plants on Which They are Found. Vol. 1 - 8 from 16.

      London, Printed for the Author, 1824 - 1831. mit 385 kolorierten Tafeln 24 cm, Halbledereinband 1, 2. und 8. Band mit einem aufgeplatzten Aussengelenk, Ex-Libris auf Spiegel , Buchblock fast felckenfrei Versand D: 3,00 EUR

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        NARRATIVE Of A JOURNEY From SANTIAGO De CHILE To BUENOS AYRES In JULY And AUGUST, 1821

      London: John Murray, 1824. 1st edition (Sabin 31681). Period brown half-calf binding with marbled paper boards. Square & tight, though some general wear to binding. Map with route lined in faint rose ink, with some brushed to map recto. Occasional spot of foxing to map. A solid VG [or better] copy.. [8], 146 pp. Folding copperplate map [7-1/2" x 16-5/8"], "Map of the Country Between Chile and Buenos Ayres." "J. Walker, Sculpt." 8vo. 7-3/4" x 4-3/4" A privately printed journal issued "for the gratification of individuals of the writer's family ..." The work chronicles "the vexations that assailed an individual passing the Andes in the midst of winter, and, subsequently, crossing the continent of South America." The journal begins on July 6 in Santiago de Chile, and finishes a month later, after traveling 1543 miles to Buenos Aryes. Per Sabin, "Only a few copies privately printed." Quite scarce title in the trade, with ABPC showing only 2 cc to auction, the last in 1991.

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        PARRY'S VOYAGES 1821-22-23

      John Murray 1824 - Type: Book 571 pp., bound in the original fawn calf skin leather on spine and corners with marbles paper covered boards, edges of leather blind-stamped, 5 raised bands on gilt-stamped spine, marbbled endpapers and edges. Illustrated with a tissue-guarded engraved frontispiece, 30 engraved plates and plans all by E. Finden after G. Lyon, 4 engraved folding plates of coastal profiles by J. Walker after J. Bushnan, 4 engraved folding maps by J. Walker after J. Bushnan et al., illustrations, diagrams, and letterpress tables in the text (scuffed edges bdg with worn through leather on corners boards, ex-libris paper plate inner front board, some occasional foxing only on frontispice and title page, absolutely clean and tight copy) Please contact us directly for a full description. Photo scan available upon request.Please contact us directly for a full description. Photo scan available upon request. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        enthaltend gründliche Anweisungen, Fische in Teichen und Gewässern gehörig zu behandeln, für Ihre Erhaltung und Vermehrung zu sorgen, sie gegen Krankheiten und Unfälle zu schützen, den bestmöglichsten Gewinn von ihnen zu ziehen; sowie allgemein verständliche Belehrungen über die Fischteiche und Fischhaltungen.

      Quedlingburg und Leipzig Basse 1824 - (18 x 10,5 cm). XVI, 176 S. Pappband der Zeit. Einzige Ausgabe. - Enthält auch eine "Unterweisung zur Betreibung der Kunst- und Luftfischerei und zwar mit Netzen, Senkern, Hamen, Garnsäcken, Reusen, Eggen, Gabeln, Harken, Harpunen, Pfeilen, Wurfspießen. vorzüglich aber mit Angeln in allen Gattungen, mit besonderer Berücksichtigung der besten und wirksamsten Fischergeheimnisse, und wichtiger Mittheilungen über Karpfen und Krebse" (Titel). - Druckfrisches Exemplar. - Huber, Fischereibücher S. 112 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Die Agriculturchemie. Mit Zusätzen und Anmerkungen übersetzt durch H. F. Eisenbach, und mit einem Anhange versehen von G. Schübler. 2 Bände.

      Stuttgart Metzler 1824 - (20 x 12 cm). XLIV (2) 207 S./ 378, IV (2) S. Mit 3 gefalteten Tabellen. Halblederbände der Zeit. Erste deutsche Ausgabe. - "This is a book that had some impact on agricultural chemistry. It includes many practical procedures such as preserving foods, making cider, beer and wine, making butter and cheese, etc. as well as the chemistry of soils, fertilizers etc." (Cole). - Chaptal (1756-1832), Professor für Chemie in Montpellier, war einer der Pioniere der chemischen Technologie und führte die Färberei als Lehrfach ein. Er gründete eine Reihe chemischer Fabriken u.a. zur Herstellung von Schwefel-, Salz-, Salpeter- und Oxalsäure und wandte neue chemische Erkenntnisse in Industrie und Landwirtschaft an. - Titel und Vorsätze gestempelt. Vorsätze etwas leimschattig. Einbände leicht berieben und bestoßen, sonst sauber und gut erhalten. - DSB 3, 198; Partington III, 558; Cole 250 (Anm.) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        LA DECOUVERTE DES SOURCES DU MISSISSIPPI ET DE LA RIVIERE SANGLANTE DESCRIPTION DU COURS ENTIER DU MISSISSIPPI...OBSERVATIONS CRITICO-PHILOSOPHIQUES, SUR LES MOEURS, LA RELIGION, LES SUPERSTITIONS, LES COSTUMES, LES ARMES, LES CHASSES, LA GUERRE, LA PAIX...DE PLUSIEURS NATIONS INDIENNES...

      New Orleans, 1824. Contemporary blue boards, rebacked at an early date with a crude sheep spine. Spine faded and worn, head of spine chipped. Modern bookplates on front endpapers. Faded institutional ink stamp on titlepage and page one; pp.[iii]-v loose. Minor foxing. Untrimmed. Good. The rare first edition, in French, of this Italian's adventures in America. "[Beltrami] found his way to the upper reaches of the Mississippi River, where he joined an expedition led by Maj. Stephen Long. The latter wrote of him, 'an Italian whom we met at Fort St. Anthony, attached himself to the expedition and accompanied us to Pembina.' Beltrami subsequently traveled down the Mississippi to New Orleans" - Wagner-Camp. "He undertook a hazardous and lonely journey in his search for the sources of the Mississippi and other rivers, in which he claimed success" - Clark. An expanded English translation was printed in London in 1828, and included a folding map illustrating the routes travelled in America, detailing Beltrami's view of the geography of the headwaters of the Mississippi. The inclusion of the map in the later edition was in response to the criticism the author received for not providing a map in this, the first edition of the work. WAGNER-CAMP 26a:1. JUMONVILLE 417. FIELD 110. HOWES B338, "aa." BUCK 181. LeCLERC 135. CLARK II:182. MONAGHAN 178A. PILLING, PROOF-SHEETS 340. SABIN 4604. ROSENBACH, AMERICAN JEWISH 255.

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        Anleitung zur bürgerlichen Baukunst und Bauzeichnung mit den nöthigsten Grundsätzen begleitet. Angebunden: Hermann Mitterer: Die deutsche Zimmerwerks-Kunst als Fortsetzung der bürgerlichen Baukunst und Bauzeichnung. Angebunden: Hermann Mitterer: Die deutsche Zimmerwerks-Kunst als Fortsetzung der bürgerlichen Baukunst und Bauzeichnung.

      München, Verlag der lithographischen Kunstanstalt der Feyertags-Schule 1824 und 1825. Jeweils dritte Auflage. Jeweils dritte Auflage. 50 x 40,7 cm. 2 Bl., 19, (1) Seiten und 20 lithographierte Tafeln. 2 Bl., 21, (1) Seiten und 35 lithographierte Tafeln. Halbleder der Zeit mit goldenem Rückentitel auf rotem Schildchen. Etwas angestaubt, Rücken, Kanten und Deckel teils berieben und beschabt, Rücken oben und unten mit kleinen Fehlstellen, vorderes Außengelenk unten ca. 10 cm. aufgeplatzt. Innen durchgehend etwas gebräunt, stock- und fingerfleckig, die ersten beiden Blätter von Teil 1 mit kleinen Einrissen (nicht im Text). Tafeln 28 und 29 in Teil 2 mit größeren braunen Feuchtigkeitsflecken, Tafel 29 durch ehemalige Verklebung mit der vorigen Tafel mit mehreren kleinen Fehlstellen bzw. Löchern, teils mit sehr kleinem Bildverlust. Mitterer war Zeichenlehrer und Leiter an der Feyertagsschule und der mit ihr verbundenen, 1805 gegründeten lithographischen Kunstanstalt (Winkler, Frühzeit der deutschen Lithographie, S. 78 und S. 159). Die ersten Ausgaben der Werke (1815 bzw. 1817) waren als lose Tafeln, ohne Text, aber mit lithographierten Titelblättern erschienen, welche in den vorliegenden Buchausgaben mit Text weg gelassen wurden. Architektur, Architekturwerke bis 1900, Handwerk, Holz / Holzbau / Holzverarbeitung, Zimmerer / Zimmermann

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        Memoirs of a Captivity in Japan,During the Years 1811, 1812, and 1813; with Observations on the Countryand the People. By Captain Golownin of the Russian Navy. In ThreeVolumes.

      London. Printed for Henry Colburn and Co. 1824.. Hardcover. 8vo, 21cm,second edition, in 3 volumes, iv,315 & 356,(2) & viii,lxxxix,302.[2] pp.,ads., in contempoary half tan calf, gilt decorated raised bands, giltcentre and border decorations in the panels, double gilt leather labels,double rule borders on the boards, marbled boards, endpapers and edges,some wear on the edges, small chip on the top corner spine edge of volumetwo, hinges worn but holding, engraved bookplate, a very good sound set,very scarce. (cgc) Captured while carrying out a survey of RussianAmerica and Kamchatka, Captain Golownin (1776-1831) writes of a his twoyears captivity by the Japanese on the Island of Hokkaido. An astuteobserver, he writes all aspects of Japanese culture and traditions.Published in Russia in 1816, the book was noted as shaping Russian viewson Japan for a whole generation. This also has added "An Account of theVoyages of Messrs. Chwostoff and Dawidoff" involving the survey ofRussian America. The English edition also has an added Introduction inVolume 3, on the history of English commerce with Japan. ~ Cf. Lada-Mocarski. No. 82. Golovnin. [Voyage around the world] in Russian,1822. "Golovnin, one of the outstanding Russian naval officers of thenineteenth century, made several voyages to the North Pacific and to thenorthwest coast of America. ." same, p296. .

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        Gen. Harper's Speech, to The Citizens of Baltimore, On the Expediency of Promoting a Connexion Between the Ohio, at Pittsburgh, and the Waters of the Chesapeake, At Baltimore, By a Canal Through the District of Columbia. With His Reply to Some of the Objections of Mr. Winchester

      Baltimore: Published by Edward J. Coale. Printed by Benjamin Edes, 1824. First Edition. Wraps. Very good. 8vo. [2], 78 pages. Folded color map in back. Stitched green paper wraps. Front wrap is detached and is chipped along the front joint. Small chip on rear wrap upper left corner. Front wrap and first two blank end sheets have approx. 1.5" sliced, closed tear, upper edge - title page not affected. Howes H 212; Sabin 30427.

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        Rosa Gallica Pontiana / Rosier du Pont

      [Paris: Firmin Didot], 1824. Stipple engraving, with expert later hand-colouring, by Bessin, after Redouté, printed by Rémond. Very good condition. A fine example of a composition by the greatest of all flower painters Pierre-Joseph Redouté's most famous work, 'Les Roses', was issued in a number of forms, the most desirable of which included the plates in two states. Gavin Bridson and Donald Wendel, in their magisterial 'Printmaking in the service of botany' catalogue (Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, 1986, item 25) noted that Redouté 'For the interest of connoisseurs' included `a set of black plates as a parallel series to the usual color-printed versions' in 'special issues' of both the present work and his earlier 'Les Liliacées'. The number of these special issues that were produced is unfortunately not recorded but to judge from auction records over the past 25 years they are extremely rare. Only five complete sets of 'Les Roses' in this format are recorded. The plates of 'Les Roses' were executed by means of stipple engraving, a method ideally suited to render the nuances of tone to be found in Redouté's original water-colours. During a trip to London, where he met the renowned and talented engraver Francesco Bartolozzi, Redouté learned that the most successful impressions of stipple engravings came from well-used plates. A number of black plates would thus be struck to take the edge off the plate before printing in colours. Redouté's printers struck black impressions - always on a paper with a distinct ochre tint - from the plates for both 'Les Roses' and 'Les Liliacées'. 'Les Roses' was issued in thirty parts between March 1817 and March 1824, with each part containing six plates. 'Les Roses' was available in four formats: a large paper folio with coloured plates, a large paper folio with the plates in two states, folio with coloured plates, and folio with the plates in two states. The present plate comes from this last format. This plate was printed in black on an ochre-tinted paper. The ochre tint was subsequently removed and the print was expertly hand-coloured to match the style and quality of the original coloured examples. Cf. Cleveland Collections 807; cf. Dunthorne p 232; cf. Hunt Redoutéana 19; cf. Hunt, Printmaking in the Service of Botany 25; cf. Nissen BBI 1599; cf. Pritzel 7455; cf. Ray French 89; cf. Stafleu and Cowan TL2 8748.

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        Catalogue des livres imprimés sur vélin de la Bibliothéque du Roi. 5 in 3 Bänden. [Und:] Catalogue des livres imprimés sur vélin, qui se trouvent dans des Bibliothéques tant publiques que particulières pour servir de suite au Catalogue des livres imprimés sur vélin de la Bibliothéque du Roi. 3 in 2 Bänden. - Zus. 8 in 5 Bänden.

      Paris, Crapelet für De Bure frères, 1822 bzw. 1824. - Erstausgabe dieser lt. Brunet u. Graesse in nur 200 Exemplaren auf starkem Papier gedruckten Bibliographie; ohne den 1828 erschienenen Supplementband. - „L'importance et la grande valeur des livres décrits, l'exactitude rigoureuse des descriptions, et les anecdotes curieuses qui les accompagnent, donnent de l'intérêt à cet excellent catalogue. Au moment où il parut la Bibliothèque Impériale possédait déjà 1467 articles imprimés sur vélin, et ce nombre s'est encore accru depuis, ainsi qu'on peut le voir dans le supplément" (Brunet). - Einbände beschabt u. bestoßen. Kapitale tlw. m. kl. Fehlstellen (nur ein oberes Kapital mit größerer Fehlstelle) bzw. etw. eingerissen. Vorsätze leimschattig. Etw. gebräunt u. stockfleckig. - Brunet V, 1079f.; Graesse VI, 257; Besterman 6385; Bigmore/W. II, 219. Sprache: Französisch Gewicht in Gramm: 4000 Gr.-8°. XI, IV, 348 S.; 2 Bll., II, 120; VI, 84; VIII, 332 S.; 2 Bll., 380 S. - XVI, 291; VIII, 264; VII, 314 S., Einheitliche HLdr.-Bde. d. Zt. m. Rückenverg., je zwei goldgepr. Rückenschildern u. dreiseitig marmor. Schnitt. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Rosa Damascena / Rosier de Cels

      [Paris: Firmin Didot], 1824. Stipple engraving, by Chardin, after Redouté, printed by Rémond. Very good condition. A fine example of a composition by the greatest of all flower painters The present uncoloured plate was printed on ochre paper as it was realized that this gave a pleasing effect. The ochre background enhances the subtle gradations of tone achieved using the stipple engraving technique and gives a unique opportunity to appreciate the unrivalled artistry of both Pierre-Joseph Redouté himself and the master-craftsman he employed to translate his watercolour into a print of the highest quality. Redouté learned, whilst on a visit to London, that the most successful impressions of stipple engravings came from well-used plates. A number of black plates would thus be struck to take the edge off the plate before printing in colours. Redouté's printers struck black impressions - always on a paper with a distinct ochre tint - from the plates, and these early impressions were then combined with later colour-printed examples to form the de luxe issues of 'Les Roses'. Redouté's 'Les Roses' was issued in four formats: a large paper folio with coloured plates, a large paper folio with the plates in two states, folio with coloured plates, and folio with the plates in two states (the present plate comes from this final de luxe form). Gavin Bridson and Donald Wendel, in their magisterial 'Printmaking in the service of botany' catalogue (Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, 1986, item 25) noted that Redouté 'For the interest of connoisseurs' included `a set of black plates as a parallel series to the usual color-printed versions' in 'special issues' of both the present work and his earlier 'Les Liliacées'. The number of these special issues that were produced is unfortunately not recorded but to judge from auction records over the past twenty-five years they are extremely rare: only four complete sets of 'Les Roses' in this format are recorded. The present print therefore comes from an edition that was severely limited, and is certainly much rarer than its colour-printed equivalent. Cf. Cleveland Collections 807; cf. Dunthorne p 232; cf. Hunt Redoutéana 19; cf. Hunt, Printmaking in the Service of Botany 25; cf. Nissen BBI 1599; cf. Pritzel 7455; cf. Ray French 89; cf. Stafleu and Cowan TL2 8748.

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        System der urweltlichen Konchylien. Durch Diagnose, Analyse und Abbildung der Geschlechter erläutert. Zum Gebrauche bey Vorlesungen über Petrefactenkunde und zur Erleichterung des Selbststudiums derselben. [Und:] System der urweltlichen Pflanzenthiere. Durch Diagnose, Analyse und Abbildung der Geschlechter erläutert. Zum Gebrauche bey Vorlesungen über Petrefactenkunde und zur Erleichterung des Selbststudiums derselben. (2 Bde. in 1 Bd.).

      Heidelberg, J. C. B. Mohr, 1824 4°, 56 S., 7 lithogr. Taf.; 47 S., 7 lithogr. Taf. , Priv.-Kart. d. Zt., Bibliotheksbd.: priv. Rückenschildchen, Nummer auf Innendeckel, Stempel a. Vs., Titelbl. verso, zweitem Textbl. u. hint. Innendeckel, Kanten tlw. beschabt, die Textbl. des ersten teils meist stockfl.; die Abb. auf den Taf. des ersten Teils von alter Hand betitelt (5 Taf. in Tinte, 2 in Bleistift). EA. H. G. Bronn (1800 - 1862). Professor für Zoologie in Heidelberg. Verfasser zahlreicher Studien und früher Versuche einer Systematisierung der Tierwelt. u. a. Übersetzer von Darwins «Über die Entstehung der Arten». Versand D: 20,00 EUR Geologie

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        U.S. CONSUL HOLOGRAPHIC 'TRUE COPY' SEALED WITH THE UNITED STATES CONSULAR SEAL,

      Valparaiso 1824, U.S. Consulate. A large single sheet letter. folded 4 times, pen written by the Consulate, opens to be. 39.7 x 24.5 cm., folds down to be 19.8 x 7 cm., very clean. bright, no defects, with the Great Seal of United States. EARLY ORIGINAL HOLORAPHIC DOCUMENT, SEALED BY U.S. CONSUL embossed on the lower right. * This is a lovely document, entirely hand-written by the Consulate, Hon. Michael Hogan. Hogan certifies on March 16, 1824 this to be a "true copy" of a document originally written in Canton, China on Feb. 14, 1823, from Samuel Russell [1789-1862] to Captain Eliphalet Smith, instructing him to pay to the firm of Frost & Jenckes [commission agents] the proceed of his "adventure" shipped on the Brig "Macedonian" to Canton. * The letter is addressed to Capt. Eliphalet Smith, and is red wax sealed with a sheet of paper on top of the hot wax, then embossed with the "United States" Consulate's seal. * Frost & Jenckes in turn paid the money to William Wetmore. Russell was a young Connecticut entrepreneur who had first sailed to China five years before, had just founded his own company to import Chinese silk and tea, and most lucratively, illegally to smuggle Turkish Opium to the Chinese mainland. Within twenty years, Russell's company would become the largest American trading house in the China trade. * Later rivaling Russell was another Connecticut Yankee, William Wetmore, then a 23 year-old ex-sailor who had been stranded in Chile, where he saw the same opportunities for trading tea, silk and spiced. Though he would steadfastly refuse to deal in Opium An equally colorful figure was Captain Smith, who had once been force to pay $100,000 in bribes and ransom to a Spanish commodore in Peru who had arrested his crew and seized his cargo of Cocoa bound for China. * The verso of the letter shows "An attested copy of Samual Russell...on Capt. Eliphalet Smith." ** WHO WAS SAMUEL RUSSELL: Attracted by financial prospects, Russell set out for China, an assured profitable venture. He arrived in Canton, China, in 1819, engaging in trade on behalf of the Providence firm of Edward Carrington & Company in various goods and products including opium, an extremely profitable activity despite being outlawed-yet protected by foreign forces. . The profits made by Russell enabled him to found Russell & Company in Canton, China, in 1824. Dealing mostly in silks, teas and opium, Russell & Company prospered, and by 1842, it had become the largest American trading house in China. It kept its dominance until its closing in 1891. Russell withdrew from the company in 1836. He returned to America, and lived in his mansion in his hometown of Middletown, Connecticut, until his death in 1862. The mansion, now bearing the name of Samuel Wadsworth Russell House, (his son's name, Samuel had no middle name) had an elaborately-decorated interior; Russell had brought back many souvenirs and antiques from China, as well as gifts from his Chinese trade partner, Howqua *** WHO WAS CAPT. ELIPHALET SMITH: Eliphalet Smith fought as a Privateer during the American Revolution. See reference below for a similar letter of the period to Capt. He was also the ship Captain of the commercial Brig "Macedonian" that plied the S. China Seas, and Canton. *** A fascinating original period document, seldom found on the market these days. * REFERENCES: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samuel_Russell * Concerning Capt. Eliphalet Smith: An 1818 letter from J.L. Ellery to Capt. Eliphalet Smith was found at: http://www.earlyamerican.com/HistoryStore/pages/item.php?ite mID=95804 * & one in the same ? http://www.edwardshistory.org/tales/esmith/ * Color scans can be sent by email. Images displayed may not always be the exact photo of the copy in stock for sale at any given time. If you want to see the exact image of the book or edition in stock today, please request this by email. . Photos of most of our books are posted to our .

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        Verhandlungen des Vereins zur Beförderung des Gartenbaues in Königlich Preußischen Staaten. Erster Band 1824 - Fünfzehnter Band 1841. So komplett. -- Beispielhaft aus dem Inhalt: Über Cereus peruvianus (mit 1 farb. Tafel) / Technik Ananas-Nachwuchs zu ziehen (1 Tafel) / Xantochymus pictorius Roxb. (1 Tafel) / Bessera elegans Schultes fil. (1 farbige Tafel) / Charakteristik, Erziehung u. Wartung d. Georginen (Dahlie) v. W. Kirscht / Verwendung von Georginen (Dahlien) als Viehfutter / über Obstdarren mit 2 Abbildungen / Hopfenbau / Geschichte des Erfurter Gartenbaues von Professor Völker / Gärtnerische Bemerkungen und Beobachtungen von Dr. Heraquet / Krankheiten des Weinstocks / Pflanzenkrankheiten durch Pilze / Krankheiten des Maulbeerbaumes

      Berlin bei August Rücker - 1841. 1824 - Gr.-8°-quadratisch. 26x21 cm. 15 uniforme, schwarz marmorierte Originalpappbände mit goldgeprägten Rückentiteln auf roten Rückenschilden und Dreiseitenrotschnitt. Ausgeschiedenes Exemplar des Institut für Obstbau Berlin, mit deren Stempel und Inventarnummer nur auf dem Titelblatt und unschöner Rückensignatur. Die Einbände sind etwas berieben. Im Innenbereich überwiegend sauber und ordentlich, keinerlei Eintragungen, Bindung fest. Gutes Exemplar der selten vollständigen und kompletten Reihe. Band 1 (1824): (10), 312 (+2) Seiten mit 7 teils in Kupfer, teils lithographirten Tafeln, teils farbig, teils mehrfach gefaltet. Mit detailliertem Inhaltsverzeichnis und Berichtigungsblatt. Wenige Blätter mit altem, kaum bemerkbaren Feuchtrand. Anfangs etwas stockfleckig, innen nur vereinzelt und schwach. / Band 2 (1826): 4 Bll., 474 Seiten sowie 18 Seiten Mitgliederverzeichnis. Mit 9 Kupfertafeln / Lithographien. Die Tafeln sind etwas braunfleckig und weisen leichte Randläsionen auf. / Band 3 (1827): XII, 432 (1) Seiten sowie 28 Tafeln mit Kupferstichen. S. 301-304: 2 unschöne Flecken im Randbereich (4x3 cm). / Band 4 (1828): XIV, 427 (1) Seiten sowie ein 11seitiges Verzeichnis der Verfasser von 1823-1827. Mit einem kolorirten und 2 schwarzen Kupferabdrücken. / Band V (1829): XIV, 452 Seiten mit 3 Kupfer-Tafeln. Eine Tafel etwas lichtrandig. / Band VI ( 1830): XVI, 440 Seiten sowie einer farbigen Kupfertafel und einem Holzschnitt. Eine Tafel ist an den Rändern eng beschnitten, dadurch etwas Textverlust bei vollständiger Abbildung. S.115-118: Fleck in unterer Ecke (6x6 cm). / Band VII (1831): XVI, 385 (1) Seiten sowie 3 Tafeln, davon eine koloriert. 1 Tafel ist leicht lichtrandig. / Band 8 (1832) : XVI, 322 Seiten mit 4 kolorierten Kupfern, einer lithografischen Abbildung und einem lith. Plane. / Band 9 (1833): XVIII, 352 Seiten mit 1 Kupfertafel, einem Steindruck und 3 Holzschnitten. / Band 10 (1834): XIV, 395 Seiten mit 4 Tafeln. 1 Tafel ist etwas lichtrandig. / Band 11 (1835): XVI, 279 Seiten mit 3 Tafeln. S. 89/90: 3 cm Einriss am unteren Rand. / Band 12 (1837): XIII (I), 274 Seiten mit 2 Tafeln. / Band 13 (1838): XVI, 316 Seiten mit 2 Tafeln. / Band 14 (1839): XII, 254 Seiten mit 2 Tafeln. S. 77/78 etwas fettfleckig, bis zu 2x1 cm. Unschöne Klebstoff-Spur im hinteren Vorsatz. / Band 15 (1841): XIV, 271 (1), 158 Seiten mit 4 Tafeln. M10200

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        Histoire de la Régénération de la Grèce, comprenant le précis des événements depuis 1740 jusqu'en 1824.

      chez Firmin Didot Père et Fils, A Paris 1824 - 4 vol. in-8 brochés de (4)-479 pp. ; (4)-602 pp. ; (4)-578 pp. ; (4)-557 pp., couverture imprimées. Edition originale ornée 2 frontispices, 4 illustrations hors-texte, 5 cartes dépliantes dont une carte de la Grèce moderne dressée par Barbier du Bocage et gravée par Michel. Blackmer, 925. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Vingt-Quatre Heures d'une Femme Sensible, ou Une Grande Leçon.

      Arthus Bertrand, Paris 1824 - Octavo. Contemporary quarter black skiver, blue boards, spine gilt in compartments. Engraved frontispiece. 1 leaf of publisher¿s ads at rear. Spine rolled, binding rubbed, spotting and toning of contents, primarily in the margins. A very good copy. First edition, first impression. Author Constance de Salm (1767-1845) was a highly regarded French writer and moral philosopher, and an important member of a circle of leading intellectuals and scientists. Though forgotten for much of the 19th and 20th centuries, she is now the subject of renewed academic interest, providing a window onto the lives and intellectual networks of women in Revolutionary and Napoleonic France. De Salm spent most of her life promoting the equality of women, and her most important work, the poem Épître aux femmes (1797), was a direct attack on the language and social structures that uphold patriarchy, as well as an exhortation to women to liberate themselves. During her career ¿she used a variety of genres to address issues of importance to women, such as equal access to educational opportunities and to family courts, recognition of intellectual achievement, the infantilization of women and the denigration of their abilities, the cost to women¿s health of reproduction, and adequately renumerated work for poor, widowed, and single women. In many ways she can be usefully compared to Mary Wollstonecraft¿¿ (Hine, Constance de Salm, p. 4). De Salm¿s friendships with scientists were an important part of her intellectual life. She was close to the astronomer Joseph-Jérome Lalande, who left her his unpublished manuscripts and asked her to write his eulogy. ¿Not only did she know Lalande well enough to have him entrust her with securing his legacy, but she was acquainted with renowned scientists like the natural philosopher Auguste de Candolle, the botany professor at the Jardin du Roi, Antoine de Jussieu, the naturalist Alexander von Humboldt¿ all of whom were among her circle of friends and frequented her salon¿ Her involvement can be used to illustrate the shift from earlier philosophical debates among scientists to the increasing interest on the part of women in scientific culture in the latter part of the eighteenth and the early part of the nineteenth centuries ¿ (Hine pp. 2-3). The present text, Twenty-Four Hours in the Life of a Sensitive Woman, is an epistolary novel exploring the mindset of a woman whose lover may have abandoned her for another. It was praised by her friend, the author Stendhal and is now rare in the first edition. We can locate only one institutional copy, at the British Library. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Haandbog for reisende i kongeriget Danmark og hertugdømmerne Slesvig, Holsteen, Lauenburg.

      Kiøbenhavn, Trykt paa forfatterens forlag, 1824. XVIII + (2) + 488 s. Foldet kart over Danmark og Hertugdömmene av Theodor Glieman. Fint samt. helskinnbd. med rødt skinn tittelfelt. Ryggdekor i gull. Bordyre i gull på for- og bakperm. Ex libris på forsats. Eks. på tynt skrivepapir

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        Eigenh. Brief mit U.

      O. O. u. D. - 1 S. auf Doppelblatt (Briefpapier mit gepr. Initialen). 8vo. In französischer Sprache: "Mon cher Stephan / Je suis très heureux de retrouver [.]". - Unten rechts minimal fleckig. Panseron, der durch Cherubinis Fürsprache Unterricht bei von Antonio Salieri in Wien nehmen konnte, war seit 1824 Gesangslehrer am Pariser Konservatorium.

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        JOURNAL OF A VOYAGE FOR THE DISCOVERY OF THE NORTH-WEST PASSAGE 1819-20 WITH APPENDIX, 2nd Edition JOURNALS OF A SECOND VOYAGE FOR THE DISCOVERY OF THE NORTH-WEST PASSAGE 1821-23 with NORTH GEORGIA GAZETTE & WINTER CHRONICLE 1821

      John Murray, London, 1824. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Signed by Author. THREE TITLES BOUND INTO 2 VOLUMES - WILL SELL JOURNAL OF A VOYAGE FOR THE DISCOVERY OF THE NORTH-WEST PASSAGE 1819-20 WITH APPENDIX SEPARATELY FOR £500.00 Journal of a voyage for the discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific; performed in the years 1819-20, in his Majesty's ships Hecla and Griper. With an appendix, containing the scientific and other observations: The Second Edition: London: John Murray, 1821. xxix, folding chart, 310pp, clxxix appendix, illustrated 20 charts and plates as called for, (Plate XIII as frontispiece rather than facing page 97) Leather covers with paper label to spine. Front cover detached, armorial owners bookplate on verso front cover, price in ink on title page, repair to chart of Baffins bay, this chart has also been poorly folded. Age toning, foxing to pages as expected. Journal of a Second Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific; Performed in the Years 1821-22-23 in His Majesty's Ships Fury and Hecla, under the Orders of Captain William Edward Parry, R. N., F. R. S. and Commander of the Expedition. 1st Edition: 1st Edition, Rebound in blue cloth covers with gilt titling to spine, all edges trimmed, xxx, 571, eratta, 4 fold-out charts and 4 numbered fold-out views "Appearances of Lands" bound at rear, 31 plates [inc. frontis], 5 of which are maps. Presentation Copy to W H Hooper (Purser on the Hecla) SIGNED "Wm H Hooper Esq with the Author's Kind Regards on the title page, This title has then been gifted and signed by W H Hooper on the fly leaf "J.P. Welsford Esq with the affectionate Regards of Wm H Hooper" also The North Georgia Gazette, and Winter Chronicle is also signed on the title page "S L Hodges - from her friend W H Hooper Purser of the Hecla in Â…Expedition - now of the ?? 1821" (Unfortunately the pages of the gazette have been cut down to fit with the volume and as such part of this signature and inscription is missing). "Through the long arctic winter, Parry did everything possible to keep his crew occupied. There was constant activity, plays were acted at the 'Royal Arctic Theatre' and Sabine edited a periodical journal, The North Georgia Gazette, and Winter Chronicle" . This periodical was afterwards published by John Murray, and is bound in with this journal. ON THE FIRST VOYAGE Parry was given command of the Hecla and Griper for his first expedition of 1819. Parry sailed up Baffin Bay and through Lancaster Sound and Barrow Strait to the south side of Melville Island, encountering much less heavy ice than anticipated. The expedition over-wintered at Winter Harbour, on the south side of Melville Island. Freeze-up delayed Parry until August of 1820, but he was still able to continue west to Dundas Peninsula and south to Banks Island before turning to head home to England. Parry's voyage was to be recognized as one of the most important in the history of Arctic exploration: he proved that Lancaster Sound opened a passage to the west, he charted a vast area of the unknown Arctic, and proved that it was possible to spend the winter north of the Arctic Circle without being in grave danger. He was also the first to reach 110 degrees west longitude, which earned him and his crew a cash reward of £5,000. [AB 13145]. The Journal, based on Parry's reports, appeared in 1821, after the rights had been bought by the publisher John Murray for the stunning amount of a 1000 guineas. In the same year this second, corrected, edition was published, followed by German, Dutch and French translations. ON THE SECOND VOYAGE " Sent by the Admiralty to search for a passage along the west coast of Foxe Basin, Parry sailed north of Southampton Island instead of south, the route preferred by previous navigators, and thus became the first to sail through Frozen Strait and confirmed Middleton's discovery of Repulse Bay. In late Aug. having found no passage through Repulse Bay, he explored the coast northward, sailing as far as Ross Bay. In Feb. 1822, Eskimos visited the ships' winter quarters on Winter Island and spent much of the winter in the expedition's company, enabling Parry and his men to make detailed observations on their customs and language. After leaving their winter quarters, they explored farther north equipped with Eskimo maps (ESKIMAUX CHART No 1, No 2 & No 3, facing p. 197, 198 and 252) and found the entrance to Fury and Hecla Strait. Ice prevented their passing through it, but overland journeys confirmed that it led westward to a sea. Parry returned to winter quarters and attempted to sail through Fury and Hecla Strait the following summer. Unsuccessful in this attempt, and fearing scurvy, he then returned home. Sabin 58864. PLEASE NOTE: This book will incur extra postage and insurance charges. Please contact us for a quote. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 5 kilogram. Category: Arctic & Antarctic; Antarctic; 19th century; Exploration. Signed by Author. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 2668. . This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries.

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        Memoirs, anecdotes, facts, and opinions. In two volumes.

      Longman Hurst Rees Orme Brown and Green; and C. & J. Rivington, London 1824 - 2 Bde. London, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green; and C. & J. Rivington, 1824. 8°. XII, 363 S., 1 w. Bl.; IX, (I), 415 S., 1 w. Bl. Ldr.-Bde. der Zeit mit 2 Rückenschildern, Rücken- und Stehkantenvergoldung, blindgepr. Rücken-, Deckel- und Innenkantenverzierung sowie Marmorschnitt. Erstausgabe dieser Sammlung Anekdoten, biographische Skizzen und Abhandlungen. - Laetitia Hawkins (1760-1835) war die Tochter von John Hawkins, dem Biographen Samuel Johnsons. - (Einbände schwach berieben. Exlibris auf Innendeckel. Titelblätter schwach stockfleckig, dekoratives Exemplar). Sprache: Englisch Ldr.-Bde. der Zeit mit 2 Rückenschildern, Rücken- und Stehkantenvergoldung, blindgepr. Rücken-, Deckel- und Innenkantenverzierung sowie Marmorschnitt. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        A Catalogue of the Highly Valuable Collection of Prints, the property of the late Sir Mark Masterman Sykes ... Which will be Sold by Auction, By Mr. Sotheby ... [Parts 1-5]

      London: J. Davy, printer, 1824. 4to. (10 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches). 5 parts in one, interleaved with blanks throughout. Priced throughout in ink in a contemporary neat hand, the first part with the names of the buyers added. Early half morocco over purple cloth boards, spine in six compartments with raised bands A complete auction catalogue of the famed Sykes print collection, a large-paper copy priced throughout at a contemporary date. The five sale catalogues of the famed collection of prints comprised 4,558 lots and realized almost £18,000. The collection included British and foreign portraits, prints by Rubens and Van Dyke, Italian Masters, and a complete set of Bartolozzi's engravings.

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        Reliquiae Diluvianae, or Observations on the Organic Remains contained in Caves, Fissures & Diluvial Gravel, and on other geological phenomena, attesting the action of an Universal Deluge: 2nd ed.;

      London, John Murray, 1824.. Hardcover. Fine. HARDBACK new half-calf with marbled boards pages: vii [i] 303 all edges uncut but opened plates 27 (inc. maps and folding plates) 1 folding table 220mm x 280mm (8.75 x 11") former owner's pencilled name on title-page some pencilled academic annotations pages vi and vii (contents) are glued together some20mm from inner hinge (not affecting text) offsetting of plates light spotting otherwise a very fine and clean copy of this scarce item. NB In some copies the folding coloured plate no. 25 has been used as a frontispiece. 1.6Kg. This is a heavy item and will incur additional postage." 0

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        C. M. Wielands sämmtliche Werke. Herausgegeben von J. G. Gruber. Band 1-32 u. 34-51 (von 53) in 50 Bänden.

      Georg Joachim Göschen, Leipzig, 1824 - Leipzig, Georg Joachim Göschen 1824-1827. Klein-8°. Mit 50 Titelkupfern (2 lose) und 2 zu Bd. 52 gehörigen Kupfern am Schluß des Bandes 51 (diese und 3 Blätter lose). Pappbände der Zeit mit Gelbschnitt, marmoriertem Deckelbezug und roten Rücken mit Blind- und Goldprägung. Teils etwas knapp beschnitten, mit Lesespuren. Blätter und Vorsätze gebräunt, teils braunfleckig, wenige etwas feuchtigkeitsspurig. Schnitte abgegriffen und teils angestaubt bzw. berieben. Einbände an Ecken und Kanten teils bestossen, Rücken abweichend aufgehellt. Erste nach wissenschaftlichen Grundsätzen zusammengestellte und bearbeitete Gesamtausgabe (= die vollständige erste Grubersche Gesamtausgabe), die bis heute umfangreichste Wieland-Edition. - Goedeke IV/1.573.193 - In den Bänden 50-53 enthalten "Wielands Leben .", hier nur der 1. und 2. Teil (Bd. 50 und 51) vorhanden Teils etwas knapp beschnitten, mit Lesespuren. Blätter und Vorsätze gebräunt, teils braunfleckig, wenige etwas feuchtigkeitsspurig. Schnitte abgegriffen und teils angestaubt bzw. berieben. Einbände an Ecken und Kanten teils bestossen, Rücken abweichend aufgehellt. Pappbände der Zeit mit Gelbschnitt, marmoriertem Deckelbezug und roten Rücken mit Blind- und Goldprägung. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Archive of material related to Daniel Dunscomb Bradford, of New York, New York, Consul at Paris, France, and a great-grandson of William Bradford, Pennsylvania¿s first printer, 1824-1838

      - The archive includes: 16 letters, 45 manuscript pages, dated 1824-1838, with 11 manuscript pages of documents and papers, dated 1827-1836, plus 162 manuscript page genealogy book of the Bradford family, dated 1825; and a 76 page manuscript ¿Friendship Book¿ of Mary Ann Rodgers Bradford, c. 1828-1838. Daniel Dunscomb Bradford (1808-1837) Daniel Dunscomb Bradford was born on 14 May 1808, the son of Jacob Bradford (1771-1816) and Elisa Dunscomb, of New York City. He was baptized at Trinity Church, New York City. Daniel was the second great grandson of William Bradford (1658-1752), the first printer in Pennsylvania, and also the printer of the first book and newspaper in New York City. Daniel¿s father was first cousin to William Bradford (1755-1795), the second Attorney General of the United States (1794-1795). His grandfather Cornelius Bradford was the brother of the Revolutionary War printer William Bradford (1791-1791), the printer for the first Continental Congress. Daniel was one of five children, the other four being: Margaret D., Cornelius (died young), Cornelius (second of this name), and David Dickson. At the age of 19, Daniel, or ¿Dunscomb¿ as he was called, commenced studying law and was admitted to the practice of law in 1831. He sailed for Europe after visiting England and proceeded to France, where he was appointed the American Vice-Consul at Paris, which office he held until his death, in Paris, on 5 December 1837 at the age of thirty years old. While in Paris as Consul, Dunscomb was one of two non-family members present during the burial of General Lafayette in 1834. Bradford was also appointed the secretary of a committee of Americans in Paris who organized an appropriate expression of sorrow by the American people for Lafayette¿s death. David Dickson Bradford (1806-?), brother of Daniel Dunscomb, married Mary Ann Rogers, daughter of Dr. George Rogers of New York City, by whom he had at least three children: Margaret Gage, George Rogers, and Mary Elizabeth. David Dickson Bradford became a seaman, and eventually captain of his own vessel. Correspondence: 11 letters (34 pp.) of Daniel Dunscomb Bradford, written to his brother, sea captain David Dickson Bradford, and his sister-in-law Mary Ann Bradford, dated New York and Paris, 29 October 1828 ¿ 6 April 1836. One of the letters is incomplete, and two others are torn, with loss of text, with general browning, and wear. These letters mainly concern family matters, though bigger issues do intrude. In one letter (2 Jan. 1830), Dunscomb breaks the news of Cornelius Bradford¿s death in Jerusalem, a later letter congratulates Dickson on his forthcoming marriage, another discusses the welfare of their mother, another writes of the family fortune, or rather the lack thereof, and their careers and aspirations such as sea-captain employment possibilities for Dickson, etc. Dunscomb Bradford enjoyed writing on such subjects as how to behave as a gentleman and how to be happy in love and marriage. Dunscomb Bradford took his brother Cornelius Bradford¿s place as Consul in Paris on the latter¿s death in August 1830. Dunscomb too died young, on 5 December 1837, and was buried in Pére Lachaise. 5 miscellaneous letters (11 pp.) include: 1 letter of Capt. E.M. Donaldson to David Dickson Bradford, dated Philadelphia 22 May 1824, discussing travel plans for ¿Mrs. Hall¿ and ¿the children.¿ 1 letter copy of David Dickson Bradford to his brother Dunscomb Bradford, dated New York 24 February 1833; 1 letter of David Dickson Bradford to his wife Mary dated 5 March 1834. 2 letters of Robert Dumont to David Dickson Bradford, dated New York 3 Sept. 1836 and 16 Jan. 1838, the latter written at the request of Bradford¿s mother, informing Dickson of the death of his brother Dunscomb in Paris. The correspondence generally soiled, browned, and worn. Some sheets torn at wax seals, etc. But it is in generally good legible con [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Some Account of the Life of Richard Wilson, Esq., R. A. with Testimonies to his Genius and Memory and Remarks on his Landscapes to Which are Added Various Observations Respecting the Pleasure and Advantages to be Derived from the Study of Nature and the Fine Arts // Etchings from the Work of Richard Wilson with Some Memoirs of his Life

      London, England: Artists' Benevolent Fund, 1824. Hardbound. VG, just rebound in beautiful three-quarter leather, retaining the original marbled boards.. Three-quarter brown leather, raised bands, gilt lettering and trim. Approx. 300 pp. Numerous bw plates (including 40 etchings). This volume contains the two substantial publications listed as well as two much smaller, ephemeral publications on Richard Wilson.

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        Mémoires du général J.D. Freytag -

      Nepveu 1824 -, Paris - 2 tomes. In-8 Tome 1: xvi, 306p. et Tome 2: [iv], 335p. Reliure d'époque pleine basane racinée. Dos lisse richement orné et pièces de titre et de tomaison rouge. Tranches mouchetées. Intérieur très frais. Très bel ensemble. EDITION ORIGINALE. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Versuch einer geordneten Theorie der Tonsetzkunst zum Selbstunterrricht. Zweite, durchaus umgearbeitete Auflage. Mit 65 gestochenen und gefalteten Notentafeln. Vier Bände (in zwei gebunden, so komplett !).

      Schott, Mainz 1824 - 1824. Getrennt paginiert. Halbleder der Zeit mit dezenter Rückenvergoldung und marmorierten Vorsätzen. (beschabt und bestossen, Gelenke beim ersten Band angerissen, Bibliotheks-Exemplare mit Stempeln, Signaturen und Besitzvermerken, nur gering gebräunt und braunfleckig, Zustand im Preis berücksichtigt !). Gottfried Weber (Freinsheim 1779 - 1839 Bad Kreuznach) war einer der komponierenden deutschen Juristen des 19. Jahrhunderts. Seit 1805 als Jurist im Staatsdienst, wirkte er nebenher als Komponist und Verfasser musiktheoretischer Schriften. Hier stellte er sein eigenes Tonsystem auf und benutzte als erster deutsche Buchstaben für die Bezeichnung von Akkorden. Weber wirkte u.a. in Mannheim und Mainz und war ein enger Freund des Komponisten Carl Maria von Weber. - Zusammenfassend cit. nach Wikipedia (ein sehr fundierter Eintrag). - Zwei weitere Bilder finden Sie auf unserer Homepage. 1300 Gramm. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Beobachtungen über den Blasenschnitt durch den Mastdarm, zur Ausziehung des Steins aus der Harnblase.

      - Weimar, im verlag des Gr.H. S. priv. Landes-Industrie-Comptoirs, 1824, 4°, 26 pp., 1 gefalt. Kupfestichtafel, feiner Pappband mit eingebundener orig. Broschur. Erste deutsche Ausgabe! - - Scarpa unternahm während seines Lebens mehrere Studienreisen durch ganz Europa. Dadurch lernte er die bedeutenden medizinischen Einrichtungen sowie deren medizinisch-wissenschaftlichen und technischen Entwicklungsstand kennen und wusste Fortschritte für seine eigene Arbeit zu nutzen. - - Unter diesem Aspekt ist seine Schrift "Saggio di osservazioni sul taglio retto-vescicale per l'estrazione della pietra dalla vescica orinaria" aus dem Jahre 1823 zu sehen und zu werten. Ausdruck der Wertschätzung ist auch die Übersetzung dieses Werkes ins Deutsche und Französische. - - Die deutsche Übersetzung lautet: "Beobachtungen über den Blasenschnitt durch den Mastdarm, zur Ausziehung des Steins aus der Harnblase von Anton Scarpa", Weimar 1824, und die der Französischen: "Traite de l'opération de la taille, ou mémoires anatomiques et chirurgicaux sur les différentes méthodes employées pour pratiquer cette opération par Ant. Scarpa" Paris 1826. - - Als praktisch tätiger Chirurg wurde Scarpa häufig mit steinleidenden Patienten konfrontiert. - Zur Entfernung eines Konkrementes aus der Harnblase bevorzugte er den Seitensteinschnitt, setzte sich aber ausführlich mit dem selten vorgenommenen Blasenschnitt durch den Mastdarm auseinander. - - Über die Vor- und Nachteile der verschiedenen Methoden, einen eingeklemmten Stein aus der prostatischen Harnröhre und aus der Harnblase zu entfernen, ist in der ersten Hälfte des 19. Jahrhunderts viel geschrieben worden. Sowohl im 19. als auch im 20. Jahrhundert spielte der Steinschnitt mit all seinen Methoden in der medizinisch-urologischen Fachliteratur immer wieder eine Rolle. Aber nur wenige Autoren boten in exakter Form fundiertes Wissen zur Problematik dieser zur damaligen Zeit schwierigsten und für den Patienten mit großen Gefahren und Komplikationen verbundenen urochirurgischen Operation. - - Scarpa geht in seiner Abhandlung neben der Entstehung und den Folgen einer Blasen-Rektum-Fistel für den betroffenen Patienten bereits sehr genau und ausführlich auf die Epididymitis und den Verlust der Zeugungsfähigkeit als Folgen des Steinschnitts ein. Er erläutert, mit welchen Methoden diese Komplikationen minimiert oder verhindert werden können. Der enorme Vorteil Scarpas - den er gegenüber zahlreichen Kollegen bei der theoretischen Beschäftigung und gleichzeitig praktischen Ausführung dieser Operationen besitzt - lag in seinem außerordentlich tiefgründigen anatomischen Basiswissen. Dieses bildete für ihn die Voraussetzung für das richtige chirurgische Vorgehen, damit der Patient möglichst keinen dauerhaften Schaden davontrug. Scarpa, der alle damals üblichen Methoden des Steinschnittes beherrschte, besaß ausgezeichnete anatomische Kenntnisse über die Morphologie und die Funktion der Organe und Gewebe des kleinen Beckens und erkannte dadurch die Gefahren, die durch falsche Indikationsstellungen, fehlendes anatomisches Wissen und mangelhafte chirurgische Fähigkeiten entstehen können. - - Seine Erfahrungen, die uns gleichermaßen ein Bild über die Kenntnisse zum männlichen Urogenitalsystem und die urochirurgische Ausbildung der Ärzte der damaligen Zeit vermitteln, fasst er folgendermaßen zusammen: ". der Mastdarm-Blasenschnitt würde der beste von allen bis jetzt bekannten Operationsarten seyn, wenn nämlich der hypogastrische Schnitt völlig unanwendbar ist, um einen besonders großen Stein auszuziehen, falls unter ähnlichen Umständen nicht ohnehin jede zu diesem Zweck gerichtete Operation durch den krankhaften Zustand der Blase und durch das große Ungemach, was nach dem Ausziehen des Steins durch den Eintritt des Koths in die schon kranke Blase entsteht, contraindicirt wäre. In den Fällen aber, wo der Stein von mittelmäßiger Größe ist, um durch das Mittelfleisch gebracht werden zu können, kann, wiewohl der . [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Oeuvres complètes de Molière, avec les notes de tous les commentateurs

      Edition published by Aimé L. Martin.Binders full morocco red Russia, back with five nerves set with gilded nets decorated with double gilded boxes to centers which include golden florets, golden dates in tails, casters gilded on the caps, tiny scratches without gravity on some back frame triple gilt fillets on covers, guards and contreplats of handmade paper, frame with golden lace on contreplats, nets gilded on the cuts, all edges gilt, unsigned beautiful bindings.illustrated book of Molière's portrait engraved by Taurel frontispiece of the first volume and 18 Desenne figures carved by various artists.Very nice copy superbly prepared in a uniform bound in full morocco. Lefèvre Paris 1824-1826 14x22cm 8 volumes reliés

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        Narrative of an Excursion to the Mountains of Piemont and Researches Among the Vaudois, or Waldesens, Etc.

      J. Rivington, London 1824 - In 4to, original half leather, marbled boards. Worn to edges, cracked to top of spine no loss, pp. XX, (2)-280- CCXXIV ( appendix and index), with two folded maps and 13 copper plates. Occasional foxing, but good copy. Size: 4vo [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Le nouveau testament de notre seigneur Jésus-Christ seconde édition Américaine

      Boston: J.H.A. Frost 12mo (18.2 cm, 7.1"). 379, [5 (1 blank)] pp.. 1824 Early American edition of the translation by eminent Swiss Protestant Jean Frédéric Ostervald, based on a Paris edition and following 1811 and 1814 U.S. printings. Likely intended for use among French Canadians and French émigrés in the United States, this is a good example of an early American printing of a complete Testament, either Old or New, in French. Contemporary speckled sheep, worn and abraded, spine with gilt-stamped leather title label. Front pastedown with early numerical inscription. Outer margins of last few leaves waterstained; some pages with mild cockling or light spotting, others with varying degrees of age-toning.

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        Baden. Stadt Donaueschingen." originale handcolorierte Lithographie ca.25,5x34,5cm (Darstellung/image size) von Jacob Alt nach Kunike auf Büttenpapier/hand made paper (33,5x42,5cm) unterhalb der Darstellung typographisch betitelt und bezeichnet;

      - aus: Adolph Kunike, "Zwey hundert vier und sechzig Donau-Ansichten" Kunike Wien 1824 [Das dekorative Blatt unterhalb der Darstellung mit Sammlerstempel, insgesamt stockfleckig und feuchtigkeitsrandig, sowie mit drei geglätteten und kaum sichtbaren Quetschfalten. Der Zustand wurde im Preis berücksichtigt.]

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        Studienkopf (Bildnis Maisonneuve). Kupferstich und Radierung.

       1824. 7,7 x 7,5 cm. Papier: 35,9 x 29 cm. Blatt 16 der Mappe \"Radirungen Frankfurter Künstler\", um 1860. - Der Zeichner und Graphiker Schäffer war Schüler von P. Cornelius, der insbesondere wegen Schäffers Fähigkeiten als Graphiker auf ihn aufmerksam wurde. Der unvollendete Stich entstand während Schäffers Zeit als Schüler von Cornelius. Vor dem Modell gearbeitet zeugt das Blatt von Schäffers Qualität als Malerradierer. - Schwache Braunfleckchen. Blattkanten teils mit kleinen Knickspuren. Versand D: 5,00 EUR Maisonneuve, Malerradierer,

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        Redgauntlet, histoire du dix-huitième Siècle.

      Paris: [Cosson for] Charles Gosselin 1824 - 4 volume set, 7 inches tall. Quarter calf with twin labels and gilt centre tools. Some fading and rubbing to the boards. First edition in French. Volume one contains an interesting Avant-propos de l’Éditeur commencing: ‘En publiant ce nouveau roman de l’auteur de Waverley, qui ajoute 4 volumes à l’édition complète in -12, et qui formera les tomes 38 et 39 de l’in-8o.’ It explains the speed with which the translation had to be prepared in order to beat rival translations to the press. It also engages with criticisms of the recent translation of St. Ronan’s Well and with the popular supposition that some of the new novels emanating from Scotland were not in fact by Scott at all but by Lockhart. The publisher sets the record straight, stating precisely which were Lockhart’s (Valerius, Adam Blair, Reginald Dalton) and which were Scott’s. This set is from the library, though without the bookplates, assembled at Voltaire's former home, the Chateau de Cirey ( Champagne) by Mme de Simiane ( 1761-1835 ), sometime lover of Lafayette and later, a correspondent of Fanny Burney. Diane-Adelaide de Simiane's early life was colourful and she came to Cirey in 1795 after a period of incarceration during the Terror. Previously she had been married to Charles-Francois de Simiane, who had served with Lafayette in America and who died in mysterious circumstances in 1787. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        BONN. "Aussicht vom alten Zoll". Blick über den Rhein auf Siebengebirge und Bonn in der Ferne.

      - Altkol. Kupferstich von und nach Jakob Roux, um 1824, 14,5 x 22 cm. Engelmann II, 822; Schmitt 167, 39. - Breitrandig und mit feinstem Altkolorit.

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        Oeuvres complètes de Molière, avec les notes de tous les commentateurs

      Lefèvre 1824 - - Lefèvre, Paris 1824-1826, 14x22cm, 8 volumes reliés. - Edition publiée par L. Aimé-Martin. Reliures en plein maroquin de Russie rouge, dos à cinq nerfs sertis de filets dorés ornés de doubles caissons dorés aux centres desquels figurent des fleurons dorés, dates dorées en queues, roulettes dorées sur les coiffes, infimes éraflures sans gravité sur certains dos, encadrement de triples filets dorés sur les plats, gardes et contreplats de papier à la cuve, encadrement d'une dentelle dorée sur les contreplats, filets dorés sur les coupes, toutes tranches dorées, superbes reliures non signées. Ouvrage illustré d'un portrait de Molière gravé par Taurel en frontispice du premier volume ainsi que de 18 figures de Desenne gravées par divers artistes. Très bel exemplaire superbement établi dans une reliure uniforme en plein maroquin. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] Edition published by Aimé L. Martin. Binders full morocco red Russia, back with five nerves set with gilded nets decorated with double gilded boxes to centers which include golden florets, golden dates in tails, casters gilded on the caps, tiny scratches without gravity on some back frame triple gilt fillets on covers, guards and contreplats of handmade paper, frame with golden lace on contreplats, nets gilded on the cuts, all edges gilt, unsigned beautiful bindings. illustrated book of Molière's portrait engraved by Taurel frontispiece of the first volume and 18 Desenne figures carved by various artists. Very nice copy superbly prepared in a uniform bound in full morocco. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        BROADWAY-GATAN OCH RADHUSET I NEW YORK [view from BREF OM DE FORENTA STATERNA, FORFATTADE UNDER EN RESA TILL AMERIKA AREN 1818, 1819, 1820.].

      [Stockholm. 1824]. - Engraving, 10 1/2 x 17 1/2 inches; framed to 19 1/2 x 26 inches. Tasteful modern coloring. Minor toning. Very good. A handsome Broadway street scene from this highly important and very rare United States view book. According to Stokes this is "one of the most picturesque and interesting early views of Broadway and City Hall." The engraving shows City Hall on the left in the immediate distance, with a long view down Broadway, which is lined with trees and houses and bustling with carriages and foot traffic. Several stray dogs and groups of pedestrians bustle about the foreground. "One of the European artists to whom we owe a debt of gratitude for their skillful rendering of scenes in the young American republic is Baron Axel Leonhard Klinckowstrom. A Swedish aristocrat, Klinckowstrom spent three years in the United States (1818-20) as an official emissary of his country, traveling widely and taking a lively interest in all he saw" (NYPL/Deak). A rare plate, tastefully colored by a modern hand and prime for display. HOWES K201. NYPL/DEAK 310, 322. SABIN 38053. STOKES 3:563.

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        Ansichten der Freien Hansestadt Hamburg und ihrer Umgebungen. 2 Bände. Frankfurt, F. Wilmans, 1824-28. Gr.-8vo. Mit 2 gest. Titeln mit Vignetten u. 18 Kupferstichansichten nach Anton Radl. VIII S., 2 Bl., 342 S., 1 Bl.; XII S., 2 Bl., 438 S., 1 Bl. Hldr. d. Zt.; beschabt.

      - Ansichten der Freien Hansestadt Hamburg und ihrer Umgebungen. 2 Bände. Frankfurt, F. Wilmans, 1824-28. Gr.-8vo. Mit 2 gest. Titeln mit Vignetten u. 18 Kupferstichansichten nach Anton Radl. VIII S., 2 Bl., 342 S., 1 Bl.; XII S., 2 Bl., 438 S., 1 Bl. Hldr. d. Zt.; beschabt. Hervorragend illustrierte Stadtgeschichte. Die schönen Tafeln sind nach Vorlagen des aus Wien stammenden, in Frankfurt ansässigen Landschaftsmalers Anton Radl gestochen. Sie zeigen Ansichten von Börse (2), Hafen beim Blockhaus (mit vielen Schiffen), "Hamburger Berg" (2), "Hamburg von der Westseite", Michaeliskirche, Jungfernstieg (2), Blankenese, Flottbeck, Eppendorf, Harburg, Harvestehude, Ottensen, Reitbrook und das berühmte Gartenlokal "Rainvilles Garten". Der von Hübbe verfasste erste Band beschäftigt sich mit "geographischer und topographischer Lage" und der Architektur der Stadt sowie mit Herkunft, Bildung, Gesundheitszustand ihrer Einwohner etc., Bd. 2 von Plath beschreibt die Stadt eher unter verfassungs- und verwaltungsrechtlichen Aspekten. - Leicht fleckig. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Royal Institute of British Architects/Incorporated in the seventh year of William IV/Transactions: II (1886), III (´87), IV (´88), V (´89), VII (´91), VIII (1892)/Reichhaltig illustriert

      Selbstv., London, div., Seiten/Illustr.: 1824/Geb. Zustand: gut, Gebr.Sp., Einb.Ecken u. Kanten berieben 9470 - 79G Versand D: 6,00 EUR

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        A FLORA OF NORTH AMERICA. ILLUSTRATED BY COLOURED FIGURES, DRAWN FROM NATURE

      Philadelphia: M. Carey & Sons (Vol. I); H.C. Carey & I. Lea (Vols. II & III), 1824. Half titles Quarto. Expertly bound to style in three- quarter red morocco and contemporary blue boards, spines gilt. Some expert repairs to marginal tears. Very good. An important American flora, "magnificently illustrated" (DAB) with "plates [that] are clear, soft and lovely" (Bennett). The work includes the first successful use of stipple engraving in the United States. This set includes the rare "To Subscribers" leaf in the second volume. In addition to its significance as a botanical work, Barton's FLORA is also one of the most important early color plate books produced entirely in the United States. "The plates were made by [amongst others] Cornelius Tiebout, the first really skilled engraver born in the United States, although he trained in London for two years in the 1790s to perfect his technique" - STAMPED WITH A NATIONAL CHARACTER. Barton states in the advertisement to the first volume that some of the "plates are printed in color, and are afterwards colored by hand. It is confidently believed by the author, that they will be found the most successful attempts at imitation by sound engraving, of the French style, yet made in this country." He goes on to note that the method of color printing was the result of "repeated experiments" owing "to the impossibility of obtaining information as to the manner of coloring abroad." The text gives details of each species, its Latin binomial, common name, and class and order according to the Linnaean system, followed by interesting information about the history of the discovery of the species and details about its geographical range. BM (NH) I, p.105. BENNETT, p.9 (incorrect plate count). DUNTHORNE 26. NISSEN (BBI) 84. MacPHAIL, BENJAMIN SMITH BARTON AND WILLIAM CRILLON BARTON 19. MEISEL III, p.385. PRITZEL 446. REESE, STAMPED WITH A NATIONAL CHARACTER 11. SABIN 3858. STAFLEU & COWAN 236.

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        HISTORY OF KENTUCKY EXHIBITING AN ACCOUNT OF THE MODERN DISCOVERY; SETTLEMENT; PROGRESSIVE IMPROVEMENT; CIVIL AND MILITARY TRANSACTIONS; AND THE PRESENT STATE OF THE COUNTRY.

      Frankfort,(Ky), Geo: S. Robinson, 1824. 8vo. 2 vols. 2nd ed. enlarged. 465pp.; 524pp. Contemporary full leather binding. Slight staining to early pages of vol.1. Title page of vol.2 missing 3/4 in. strip along outer edge. Over all a well preserved copy in custom made slipcase. C. S. Rafinesque's Ancient Annals of Kentucky is here printed in the first volume. "Although somewhat biased and open to criticism for partiality and occasional injustice, Marshall's work is valuable and usually accurate." Coleman. COLEMAN 3245 HOWES M313 FIELD 264 SABIN 35374

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        San Vigilio

      Zurigo 1824 - Acquatinta incisa in rame da Rordorf su disegno di Wetzel, stampata a due colori, mm 192x275.Suggestiva veduta presa da nord con il celebre complesso di villa Guarienti in secondo piano, tratta dalla celebre opera " Voyage pittoresque au Lac de Garde ou Benaco " pubblicata da Orel Fussli, senz'altro la più ricercata ed elegante serie pubblicata sul lago di Garda.Esemplare di prova di stampa, senza titolo e note editoriali, perfettamente conservato, con ampi margini.Sinistri-Spini " Il Garda nelle stampe ", 59.

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