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        [Op. 8 / D702, 516, 586, 539]. Der Jüngling auf dem Hügel von Heinrich Hüttenbrenner. Sehnsucht, Erlafsee und am Strome von Mayrhofer. Für eine Singstimme mit Begleitung des Piano-Forte in Musik gesetzt, und dem hochgebohrnen Herrn Joh: Carl Grafen Esterhàzy[!] von Galantha k: k: würklichen Kämmerer & ehrfurchtsvoll gewidmet... 8tes Werk. No. 872. Pr. 1f C.M

      Wien... Leipzig: Diabelli et Comp. [PN C. et. D. No. 872]. [1824]. Oblong folio. Disbound, with remnants of sewing. [i] (title), 2-15, [i] (blank) pp. Engraved. Manuscript correction in pencil to text underlay to p. 2, measure 7: "Jüngblut [!Jungblut]" for "Jüngling." Slightly foxed; outer edge slightly stained; imprint occasionally light. . First Edition, later issues, of D702, 586, and 539. Deutsch catalogue pp. 414, 302, 340, and 314. Hoboken 13, 47. Heck 37. The first issue of the present edition dates from May 1822. "Erlafsee" was the first composition by Schubert to be published (as "Am Erlaf-See"), in January 1818. The poets Heinrich Hüttenbrenner (1799-1830) and Johann Baptist Mayrhofer (1787-1836) were in Schubert's circle.

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        Five Years' Residence In The Canadas: Including A Tour through Part of The United States of America, In The Year 1823

      Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown and Green, London 1824 - 8vo. 23cm, in 2 volumes, 8vo. 23cm, in 2 volumes, xvi, 419; vii,[1] [9]-400pp., with 2 lithographed frontis views, 2p. plan. The two plates, by T. Brown very minor foxing outside of images. A few pages in Vol.1 have light brown area over type from X to Xvi . 3/4 leather with new calf spine on original marbled paper boards. Previous owner's name on after new plain end papers end papers. Very attractive set. Talbot traveled extensively though Upper and Lower Canada and his narrative includes much information on the flora and fauna, as well as the manners and customs of the various peoples he came into contact with.TPL 1299. Lande 824. Watters 986. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Chemical recreations: a series of amusing and instructive experiments, which may be performed easily, safely, and at little expense...

      Richard Griffin & Co., et al. 1824 With 6 plates. Original printed boards, soiled but in good condition, joints tender; plates and title page show some browning. Untrimmed and partially unopened. With the bookplate of the Essex Institute and the 1824 signature of F[rancis] Peabody. Third edition of this charming book intended for the instruction of young students. In addition to setting forth the basics of chemistry, compounds, and apparatus, it proposes a number of experiments to illustrate various techniques and processes. And wonderful are those experiments. For example, ?Immerse a piece of gold ? a coin will do ? in a glass of mercury. After a few seconds, take it out: it will be apparently transformed into silver. Drop the silver - looking metal into a little diluted nitric acid....? Another experiments shows how charcoal burns so brilliantly in oxygen, and how to produce carbonic acid. Make sure you have all the ingredients before starting you experiments! Griffin (1802 - 1877) was brought up as a bookseller and later became a chemist and publisher, chiefly interested in popularizing chemistry for a wider audience. ?He devised many new and simple forms of chemical apparatus, and did much in introducing scientific methods into commercial processes? (DNB).

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        A Bibliographical and Descriptive Tour from Scarborough to the Library of a Philobiblist in its neighborhood

      Scarborough: printed and published by John Cole and by Longman, Hurst, et al, 1824 - RARE GUIDE TO THE LIBRARY OF FRANCIS WRANGHAM. John Cole (1792-1848) was a bookseller in Scarborough who befriended Francis Wrangham (1769-1842), Archdeacon of Cleveland. The present is a catalogue of 100 important English folios and quartos in his library; most notably the first edition Morte d'Arthur printed by Wynkyn de Worde. Cole inscribed other copies to the effect that only 100 were printed First edition. Limited to 158 copies, of which 100 were printed on small paper, 50 copies on large paper, and 8 on coloured paper (Lowndes p.491). This is a Large Paper Copy. The large paper copies are different from the small paper copies in the following ways: the book block measures 22 cm rather than 20 cm; the title page contains a view of Hunmanby, rather than a quote from Dibdin; the verso of the title page contains the Dibdin quote and is blank in the small paper copy. 8vo (22 x 15 cm). [2], iv, 92, [1 ad] pp. Woodcut vignettes on title and ad pages; woodcuts by Bewick on pp 85-86. Period half red morocco, gilt-ruled, spine gilt-lettered, uncut. Small brown stain to p 13, touch of rubbing to extremities, else fine and untrimmed. Hugo 4335 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Der Sclavenhändler / Marchand d'Esclaves.

      . O.O. (München), Gedruckt bei J. (Joseph) Lacroix, o. J. (vermutlich 1824); ca. 59 (H) x 46 cm; Blatt: ca. 67 x 50 cm. Großformatiges lithographisches Blatt (in Kartonstärke )von Horace Vernet, das dieser vermutlich im Rahmen seiner Sammlung / Serie von14 eigenen Blättern, 1824 herausgegeben hat. Unten außerhalb des Bildrahmens 2-sprachig bezeichnet: "Der Sclavenhändler. / Marchand d'Esclaves", direkt unter dem Rahmen links "Gemalt v. H. Vernet"; mittig: "Gedruckt bei J. Lacroix."; rechts "Lithogr. von J. Bergmann". - Blatt unterhalb der Darstellung stärker staubrandig, größerer seitlicher Einriß unten rechts ca. 8 cm, mit säurefreiem Klebestreifen hinterlegt und gestoppt), kl. Einriß Oberkante rechts (2 cm bis in den Rahmen), durchgängige schräge Querfalte vom unteren Drittel links bis ca. zur Hälfte rechts; Blatt etwas angestaubt; im Bereich der Legende und gering in den Druck reichend, wasserfleckig; Rückseitig fleckig und tls. gebräunt - Lithographie-Historisch interessantes Blatt, immer noch aus der Frühzeit der Lithographie, selten! - es konnte nicht festgestellt werden, ob die Lithogrphie in ihrer Größe dem Gemälde entspricht..

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      Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy, 1824, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, First EditionSize: 4to - over 9? - 12" tall, A very nice copy of the first edition, re-bound in burgundy cloth/boards with gilt decoration and 5 raised bands to the spine.The half-title page has been professionally repaired, and a contemporary Frontispiece (from an issue of "The Wine Trade Review" of 1812) has been added. xvi, 408pp; 8 Vignettes and numerous Initials. At the end of the original book are bound-in 20 excerpts from various issues of "The Wine Trade Review) of 1812, including several maps .An excellent copy, with only minor foxing to the first few pages. (Due to the size/weight of this book, an extra shipping charge will apply to destinations outside the U.S.A..), Book

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        Traite Complet de l'Art de la Distillation Contenant, dans un ordre methodique, Les instructions theoriques et pratiques les plus exactes et les plus nouvelles dur la preparation des liqueurs alcoholiques avec les raisins, les grains, les pommes de terre, les fecules et tous les vegetaux sucres ou farineux

      Paris: Bachelier, 1824., 1824. 2 volumes; 8vo. Finely bound in period looking full calf with raised bands, twin (red and black) title labels and extra gilt to spines; original marbled end papers. With 8 folding plates of diagrams. Some browning throughout. Text in French. A very good copy.

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        Johann Hübner's Zeitungs- und Conversations-Lexikon. Bände 1 bis 3 (von 4)

      Leipzig Gleditsch 1824. 31. Auflage, "dem jetzigen Stande der Cultur angemessen und mit vorzüglicher Rücksicht auf die nächste Vergangenheit und Gegenwart, besonders Deutschlands, erweitert, umgearbeitet und verbessert von F. A. Rüder. Ein vaterländisches Handwörterbuch. Vier Theile mit vielen Bildnissen, vorzüglich ausgezeichneter lebender Deutschen". 535609 und 881 S. m. den eingeschalteten Portrits auf Tafen. OHLdr. m. ornam. u. gold. geprägt. Rückentitel. Einbände stark berieben, Rücken von Band 3 zum vord. Deckel hälftig aufgeplatzt, Bll. teilw. stockfleckig, sonst im Block gut bis sehr gut. Alle Bildnisse vorhanden, doch auch leicht fleckig..

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        Report from the Select Committee on The Criminal Law of England [with] Further Report from the Select Committee on The Criminal Law of England. Folio

      London: Ordered, by The House of Commons, to be Printed, 1824. Modern blue card covers, a very good, tall, clean copy; 288+59 pages; uncommon, six copies of the first report and five of the second in OCLC The first major Parliamentary effort to reform the criminal law based on the ambitious efforts of Anthony Hammond, his proposal to reform the law of forgery here "form[ing] the draft code . . . appended to the radical 1824 [Parliamentary] report

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        Lunga, importante lettera autografa dell'architetto Lorenzo Nottolini (Capannori, 1787 - 1851) indirizzata all'Avv. Luigi Matteucci in data 23 novembre 1824.

      Lunga lettera in formato cm.24,7x18,7, compilata su due di quattro facciate, rispettivamente su 28 e 29 righe, indirizzata, come compare dall'indirizzo alla quarta facciata "A Sua Eccellenza il Sig. Avvocato Cavaliere Luigi Matteucci Ministro Plenipotenziario di S.M. il Re di Francia". La lettera è spedita da Lucca in data 23 novembre 1824, e presenta firma chiara ed estesa. La missiva riveste notevole interesse in quanto si riferisce ad un momento cruciale del progetto inerente il nuovo acquedotto per la città di Lucca, ancora oggi esistente e noto proprio sotto il nome di "Acquedotto del Nottolini", progetto che, per la sua ampiezza, coinvolgeva direttamente sia il Granducato di Toscana che il Ducato di Lucca. In una grafìa assai minuta ma ben intellegibile, il Nottolini scrive al Matteucci di essersi recato a Pisa, dove Pazzini sta ultimando il lavoro commissionato a lui ed allo stesso Nottolini da parte della Deputazione Toscana, ma lamenta vigorosamente l'opposizione nel Ducato di Lucca, segnatamente del Primo Ministro Ascanio Mansi (Lucca, 1773 - 1840). Questi si rifiuta di concedere i pochi fondi necessari ad ultimare lavori di livellazione, ed ha inoltre nominato Consiglieri di Stato Biagio Gigliotti, Pietro Cenami e l'Avvocato Pellegrini, anche quest'ultimo contrario al progetto. Tali nomine sono avvenute proprio in concomitanza con l'incarico ricevuto poco prima dal Matteucci, quello cioè di ambasciatore del Granducato di Toscana a Parigi presso la corte francese, e ciò ha privato in tutta evidenza il Nottolini del principale sostenitore del suo progetto idrico. Nottolini riferisce poi di un pranzo tenutosi alcuni giorni prima a Pisa tra Leopoldo II di Lorena e Carlo Lodovico di Borbone, in cui si sarebbe manifestata l'insofferenza del Duca di Lucca verso il Mansi stesso. Comunica infine che l'intrapresa incontra lo sfavore anche del Matematico Paoli, mentre è ben visto dal nuovo direttore del Catasto, Frullani. Lettera importante, accorata, che fornisce un quadro assai nitido delle grandi difficoltà incontrate dal Nottolini nella realizzazione del celebre Acquedotto. "Lorenzo Nottolini (Capannori, 6 maggio 1787 ? Lucca, 12 settembre 1851) fu un celebre architetto e ingegnere, attivo soprattutto a Lucca, e noto per i suoi lavori nel campo della regimazione idrica. A lui si deve lo stato attuale della celebratissima piazza dell'Anfiteatro, tra le più frequentate attrazioni turistiche di Lucca. Nottolini nasce da Gian Domenico Nottolini e Maria Domenica Orsolini, il 6 maggio 1787, in una numerosa famiglia (sei figli) stabilitasi a Segromigno (Zone), oggi frazione di Capannori, quindi nel territorio delle cosiddette sei miglia allora amministrativamente parte integrante della città di Lucca. La circostanza di essere rimasto orfano di padre in età giovanile e di essersi quindi trasferito in città presso uno zio prete gli facilitò l'accesso al prestigioso Seminario Arcivescovile, dove si interessò soprattutto agli studi tecnici. Al Seminario si trovavano allora eccellenti maestri in queste discipline, ed il giovane Nottolini si mise presto in luce. Nello stesso seminario tre dei cinque fratelli maturarono una vocazione sacerdotale, e l'unica sorella divenne in seguito monaca. In seguito si iscrisse all'Università di Lucca, seguendo, nella facoltà fisico matematica, il corso per divenire agrimensore. Nel 1807 uno dei suoi maestri, Giovanni Lazzarini, era al servizio della allora Principessa di Lucca e Piombino, Elisa Baciocchi, sorella di Napoleone Bonaparte. Oberato di lavoro, richiese di poter assumere il ventenne Nottolini come assistente al cantiere della Villa Reale di Marlia. L'incarico durò diversi anni, fino al completamento dei lavori. Nel 1810 terminava gli studi ottenendo il diploma di agrimensore. Fu subito assunto nella pubblica amministrazione come assistente dell'ingegnere capo. Ma solo un anno dopo Nottolini otteneva una borsa di studio accordatagli dal Principe Felice Baciocchi. Poté così frequentare il corso di Architettura presso l'Accademia delle Belle Arti di Firenze, dove conobbe Canova. L'esperienza fiorentina non fu molto felice ed il Nottolini decise di spostarsi a Roma presso l'Accademia di San Luca. Dal 1812 al 1817 fu quasi costantemente a Roma dove oltre allo studio dei monumenti, che informarono profondamente la sua visione neoclassica dell'architettura, poté fare delle conoscenze molto utili al proseguimento della carriera in quei tempi di grandi rivolgimenti. Tra l'altro ebbe modo di presentarsi a Maria Luisa di Borbone - Spagna per la quale progettò il rifacimento della facciata di un palazzo. Maria Luisa di Borbone, in seguito al Congresso di Vienna, venne investita del titolo di Duchessa di Lucca e ritenne di nominare proprio il Nottolini Architetto Regio della Casa Reale e Corte (1818). Due anni dopo ricevette anche la nomina ad Ingegnere del Consiglio delle Acque, Strade e Macchie per il primo Dipartimento. Per circa trent'anni fu il principale architetto del Ducato di Lucca, realizzando numerosi lavori e rilevando e studiando capillarmente i problemi idraulici, maturando una notevole esperienza sul campo. In città il suo lavoro più noto è lo svuotamento delle rovine dell'Anfiteatro romano per la realizzazione di un mercato, oggi la Piazza dell'Anfiteatro o Piazza del Mercato. L'antico Anfiteatro, nel corso dei secoli, era stato completamente invaso dalle costruzioni, anche nello spazio destinato all'arena (un esempio di questo tipo di reimpiego è ancora conservato a Firenze con le Torri dei Peruzzi). Grazie al lavoro di Nottolini, la piazza ellittica, con le case che ricalcano il giro delle fondazioni delle tribune, in riuscitissimo equilibrio fra la freddezza neoclassica dell'imitazione dell'antico e il fascino della rovina di ispirazione romantica, hanno fatto dell'Anfiteatro, una volta tanto meritatamente, una delle mete più frequentate dal turismo. Altra impresa di grande rilevanza è l'Acquedotto (1823 - 1851), opera ancora esistente nella sua mo

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        Bulletin des siciences militaires - huitieme section des Bulletin Universel des sciences et de l'industrie. Complete set of the eighth section of the Bulletin

      Paris: au bureau du Bulletin,-1831 first edition , 1824. 11 volumes bound in 10. About 4900 pages. Contemporary quarter calf, spines lightly scuffed. J D de Ferussac, a veteran of the wars, planned an ongoing series of reviews that would provide comprehensive bibliographies of new work in the sciences. He established a Paris office and solicited copies of books. This is the complete 11 volume set of his military section.

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        Baden und seine Umgebungen in malerischen Ansichten (4 Teile in 1).

      Karlsruhe, Braun, 1824/27.. Mit einer historisch-topographischen Beschreibung von Hofrath Schreiber. Mit eingebundenen gestochenen Lieferungsumschlägen, 24 Stahlstichtafeln (18 auf aufgewalztem China), 38 Textblatt, Halblederband der Zeit mit goldgeprägtem Monogram, 43,5 x 30 cm,. Einband leicht berieben, innen teils etwas stockfleckig. Vorzugsausgabe auf grossem Papier. Neben einer schönen Gesamtansicht von Baden-Baden mehrere Ansichten des alten Schlosses, vom Kloster Lichtenthal, von der Burg Windeck, Rotenfels, Gernsbach, Forbach, von Schloß Eberstein etc.

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        The Quebec Mercury 1824-29 in 5 vol. plus The Quebec Gazette 1823-26 in 3 vol

      Quebec: Thomas Cary, George-Paschal Desbarats, 1824. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. VERY RARE CANADIAN NEWSPAPERS WITH SUPERB PROVENANCE.The Quebec Mercury & The Quebec GazettePublished: Mercury: 1824-29 WITH Gazette: 1823-26.In eight volumes. [Cary, Thomas] & [Brown, William]Dimensions (height / length / width ) 31.5cm / 35cm / 26cmContemporary half tan calf over original marble boards with both raised and ruled gilt banding and crimson morocco title labels; green stained edges; 4to.The Quebec Gazette, 1823-26, 3 bound volumes:One hundred and sixty-four issues bound in three volumes:#1) Volume 1, nos. 1-55*, 746pp. (Oct. 30, 1823 - Oct. 28, 1824)  *plus 8pp supplement in No. 3 not numbered *includes Extraordinary in No. 5  *includes Extraordinary in No. 21 #2) Volume 2, nos. 1-55*, 720pp. (Nov. 4, 1824 - Oct. 27, 1825) *includes Extraordinary in No.11  *includes Extraordinary in No.22 #3) Volume 3, nos. 1-54, 768pp. (Nov. 4, 1825 - Oct. 26, 1826)        *No. 49 not labeled, possibly p.631/632 which are unassociated * p.380 oversize insert, not numbered *includes Extraordinary in No.13 *includes Extraordinary in No.23 The Quebec Mercury, 5 bound volumes:Five hundred and fifty-one issues bound in five volumes: #1) volume 20, nos. 1-103, 648pp. (Jan. 6 - Dec. 31, 1824)#2) volume 21, nos. 1-106, 648pp. (Jan. 4 - Dec. 31, 1825)#3) volume 22, nos. 1-103*, 646pp. (Jan. 3 - Dec. 30, 1826)       *Missing No. 36#4) volume 23, nos. 1-105, 664pp. (Jan. 2 - Dec. 31, 1827)#5) volume 24, nos. 70-104, 222pp. (Sept. 2 - Dec. 30, 1828)       volume 25, nos. 1-101* 648pp., (Jan. 3 - Dec. 19, 1829) *Pamphlet inserted after p586, not numbered but dated Nov.21,1828  this is same content as printed in No. 3, Nov.22, 1828 newspaper. The Lord Dalhousie provenance has an additional collection attraction beyond the obvious importance and rarity of these volumes relating to Canada's early history. Dalhousie is considered the first patron of the arts in Canada. This is supported by an exhibition organized by René Villeneuve, Associate Curator, Canadian Art, at the National Gallery of Canada - Lord Dalhousie: Art Patron and Collector 15 Feb 2008 - 11 May 2008. George Ramsay, ninth Earl of Dalhousie, served as Lieutenant- Governor of Nova Scotia (1816-1820), then as Governor-in-Chief of British North America (1820-1828). During his twelve years in Canada, Dalhousie both commissioned and collected a stunning variety of artworks. Featuring some 135 works from his collection, this exhibition consists of an array of watercolours and wash drawings, engravings and lithographs, silhouettes, architectural drawings, models, and decorative pieces, all evidence of Dalhousie's unique point of view as patron and collector, his diverse interests, and his influence on the development of art in Canada. These now rare and historically important Canadian printed newspapers include many laws and legal issues reported for the first time publicly relating primarily to Lower Canada. Add to this, the excellent provenance of Dalhousie who as the Governor -in-Chief of Canada (1819-28) the top "law maker" in Canada. A beautiful set in very good+ condition!George Ramsay (1770-1838), 9th Earl of Dalhousie, Lieutenant-Governor of Nova Scotia and subsequently Governor-in-Chief of Canada (1819-28), entered the 3rd Dragoon Guards in 1788; in 1794 he became Lieutenant-colonel of the 2nd Foot; in 1809 he attained the rank of Major-general, and in 1830 that of general. He fought throughout the Revolutionary and Peninsular Wars, and was present at the battle of Waterloo after which he began a career in administration.In 1816 he was appointed lieutenant-governor of Nova Scotia; and from 1819 to 1828 he was governor-in-chief of Canada.Known for his authoritarian views, Dalhousie clashed with the French Canadian majority led by Louis-Joseph Papineau. He was recalled in 1828, and a British parliamentary committee was formed to deal with the Canadian situation. During his tenure he founded Dalhousie College (later Dalhousie University, 1863) in 1818 and he was instrumental in founding in 1824 the Quebec Literary and Historical Society, the first learned society in Canada. After leaving Canada he was appointed commander-in-chief in India in 1829; and in 1830 he was elected captain-general of the Royal Company of Archers, the king's bodyguard for Scotland. He died at Dalhousie Castle on March 21, 1838.It is interesting to note that the start date of the newspaper sequences coincide with Dalhousie's decision to take a leave of absence. The permission for this leave was granted in 1823, but he postponed it until June 1824. It is possible therefore that his subscription was taken out initially to keep him abreast of political developments in Canada while he was away from the country, and they were thus an important source of political intelligence to him during this period.W. Stewart Wallace, ed., The Encyclopedia of Canada, Vol. II, Toronto, University Associates of Canada, 1948, 411p., p. 174. David Evans: The Canadian Encyclopedia.The population of Canada in 1821 the population of Lower Canada is 397,600; of Upper Canada is 129,100.The Quebec MercuryOn November 19, 1804, the editor of the future 'The Quebec Mercury', Thomas Cary, published a prospectus announcing a new English-language weekly paper. He explained that the paper would be published every Saturday evening beginning in January 1805. Subscription information, advertising rates and the paper's content were indicated in the prospectus. It also explained the general principles that were to guide the new paper: veneration of the British Constitution, respect for and submission to the local laws and colonial governments, respect for social order, and respect for the individual.From 1828 to 1848 the Mercury was owned jointly by Thomas Cary and George-Paschal Desbarats. It was to become a key political tool for the Tories, vigorously denouncing the initiatives of the Canadian Party and ran until 1863. In addition to 'Le Canadien' (1806-1893) it was the first really political newspaper printed in Canada.The Quebec Gazette, founded by William Brown in 1764, is the oldest newspaper in north America. It had semi-official status and continued until 1823, when it was replaced by the Quebec Official Gazette. Brown, born in 1737 at Nunton, Dumfires and Galloway, received an annual payment of £50 from the colonial authorities for official publications, and went on to publish numerous books, pamphlets, catechisms and the rare Quebec almanacks.Lande 2104.

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        Histoire des Ducs de Bourgogne de la maison de Valois, 1364-1477 (13 Bände. und Atlas in 14 Bänden).

      Paris, Ladvocat, 1. edition 1824/26.. Mit 42 gestochenen Tafeln, 16 teilweise gefalteten und grenzkolorierten Karten, Halblederbände der Zeit, 20,5 x 13 cm,. Einbände etwas berieben und bestossen, innen leicht gebräunt. Aus der Bibliothek der Grafen von Schönborn-Buchheim.

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        MAGAZIN til den Danske Adels Histoire.

      Første Bind. Første (- Fjerde) Hefte. (Det udkomne). Udgivet af Det Kongelige Danske Selskab for Fædrelandets Histoire og Sprog (på de første to deltitelblade dog: genealogiske og heraldiske Selskab). Kbhvn. 1824. Med 3 heraldiske kobberstik i teksten. VI + [2] + 372 s. + 16 håndskrevne tilføjelser af Otto K. Nobel. Meget rent og velholdt eksemplar på skrivepapir indbundet med helt guldsnit i smukt privat, let falmet grønt helskind rigt dekoreret med guld på ryggen og guldstreger på permer, samt indvendig guldbordure. Bindet signeret med papirlabel Peter Egebjergs Bogbind. Bogen har foruden Otto K. Nobel tilhørt genealog og forfatter P.F. Rist.. Bibl. Dan. III,937. 1810 sluttede genealogisk og heraldisk Selskab sig sammen med Selskab for den nordiske Histories og Sprogs Forbedring og disse dannede Det Kongelige danske Selskab for Fædrelandets Historie og Sprog. Også af norsk interesse da flere norske adelige familier omtales

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        Geschichte des Altgermanischen und Namentlich Altbairischen.

      1824 - With Four Woodcuts, Two Full-Page Maurer, Georg Ludwig [1790-1872]. Geschichte des Altgermanischen und Namentlich Altbairischen Oeffentlich-Muendlichen Gerichtsverfahrens, Dessen Vortheile, Nachtheile und Untergang in Deutschland Ueberhaupt und in Baiern Indesondere. Heidelberg: Akademische Buchhandlung von J.C.B. Mohr, 1824. xviii, 362 pp. Three plates with four woodcuts, two cuts full-page. Quarto (10" x 8"). Contemporary speckled boards, lettering piece to spine, edges rouged. Light wear to spine ends and corners, a few partial cracks to text block. Toning, light foxing to a few leaves. Small early owner signature to title page, interior otherwise clean. Ex-library. Location label to foot of spine, shelf number to front pastedown in fine hand, small stamp to verso of title page. An attractive copy. * Only edition. This is an interesting, historically grounded study of German criminal and civil procedure. A valuable work for legal historians, a facsimile edition was issued in 1965 by O. Zeller. Three of the woodcuts depict court scenes, the fourth is an allegorical (?) woodland court with animals. In this image a fox is being led to the gallows for his murder of a hen. (A lion is the judge, the executioner is a cat.) All of the images are discussed in the text. KVK and OCLC locate 4 copies, 1 in North America (at the University of Alberta). Other copies located at the Library of Congress and Harvard and Yale Law Schools. Not in the British Museum Catalogue or Roberts. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Diplôme de pharmacien de l'école de Paris de 1824.

      - Nombre de document : 1 pièce signée sur vélin 21,5 x 31,5 cm 06/11/1824 Jolie vignette gravée. pliures Diplôme de l'Ecole de Pharmacie de Paris, décerné à Emile Adolphe Dupont (né à Saint-Rémy, dans l'Oise, en 1799). Signé par les professeurs des écoles de pharmacie et de médecine de Paris, Vauquelin, Orfila, Guilbert, André Laugier (1770/1832, chimiste et pharmacien), Augustin Jacob Landré-Beauvais (1772/1840, professeur de médecine clinique) et Edme Jean Baptiste Bouillon-Lagrange (1764/1844, pharmacien). Président de l'Académie de médecine (1851), auteur de nombreux ouvrages, sur les poisons, entre autres. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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      Paris, Ladvocat, Libraire de Son Altesse Serenissime Monseigneur le Duc de Chartres (Imprimerie et fonderie de J. Pinard), 1824.. In-12, plein veau violine de l'epoque, reliure romantique "a la cathedrale", fers rocaille dores sur le dos, plats entierement garnis d'une plaque a froid, grande rosace centrale encadree d'ogives et filets d'encadrement dores, dentelle sur les coupes et les chasses, tranches dorees, 172 p. (faux-titre et titre inclus), (8) p. de catalogue editeur. Edition originale de librairie, comportant la mention "publie au profit d'un etablissement de charite" au verso du faux-titre. Une edition privee anterieure aurait ete imprimee a 25 exemplaires. Claire de Duras ne comptait pas faire carriere dans la litterature ; c'est a contrecoeur et afin d'empecher les possibilites de plagiat, qu'elle ceda aux pressions de son ami Chateaubriand en publiant ce roman compose a la campagne, a la suite d'une maladie. "Le premier ecrivain a donner sa voix a une femme de couleur victime des prejuges raciaux. Ourika retrace l'histoire saisissante d'une jeune Senegalaise ramenee en France (...). Goethe avait ete bouleverse par ce roman. Si, deux siecles apres sa parution, il continue de nous emouvoir, c'est parce qu'il touche un des points les plus profonds de l'art : le desespoir de ne jamais atteindre la liberte dans un milieu determine et determinant. Voila pourquoi Ourika d'un cote plonge ses racines dans le XVIIe siecle francais, chez Racine, La Rochefoucauld, Mme de La Fayette, tandis que de l'autre cote il regarde vers Sartre et Camus. C'est l'examen clinique d'une outsider, de l'eternel etranger dans la societe humaine" (Benedetta Craveri, 'Ourika', GF, 2010). (Escoffier, 'Mouvement romantique', n°497. Vicaire, III, 535). Petite tache d'encre en marge des 8 dern. feuillets. Bel exemplaire, dans une fine reliure romantique a la cathedrale de l'epoque. Le catalogue editeur a ete conserve..

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        The American Botanist and Family Physician. . .

      Wheelock, VT: Jonathan Morrison, 1824. - Two volumes bound in one. Compiled by Silas gaskill. 12mo. Volume One (i)-120pp; Volume Two 123-203 pp. With an index for each volume and an appendix. Second volume has separate title page. Contemporary calf; raised spinal label. Considerable wear to the extremities, front free endpaper torn, some age browing throughout. A good plus copy of a rare book. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Autograph letter signed ("Metternich").

      Schloß Johannisberg (Rheingau), 17. VII. 1824. - 4to. 2¼ pp. on double leaf. To a confidant ("mon cher Paul"): "Je n'ais pas beaucoup à vous écrire [.] par la raison toute bonne, que je vous ai déjà vidé le fond de mon sac [.] Plus M. M. de Londres ne savent ce qu'il disent, plus est-il de notre devoir de ne pas donner dans le panneau des discussions. Appliqués vous avec constance à éclaircir les points de fait & mettez les doctrines à l'écart [.] Je lève demain le Congrès de J[ohannis]b[erg]. J'irai coucher à F[ranc]fort ou je resterai jusqu'au soir du 20. J'espère arriver à Ellingen le 21 & être rendu à Ischel le 24 ou le 25 selon le tems que me feront perdre ou gagner les Ministres bavarois [.]". - Slightly browned due to paper.

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        THE INHERITANCE. By the Author of The Marriage

      William Blackwood,Edinburgh and T.Cadell,London.,1824. FIRST EDITION.3 volumes.8vo.Very good,clean,set.Bound,without half titles,in attractive early half brown calf.Spines with red and green labels,gilt.Compartments with elaborate blind stamped decoration.Marbled paper on boards and endpapers.An interesting opening line to a novel,borrowing from Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice,---It is a truth universally acknowledged,that there is no passion so deeply rooted in human nature as that of pride.---Pretty copy.:

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        Flore et Faune de Virgile ou histoire naturelle des plantes et des animaux (reptiles, insectes) les plus intéressans à connaître, et dont ce poète à fait mention.

      Paris, Madame Huzard, 1824. Royal-8vo (228 x 150mm). pp. (6), xix, 159, (1), with 1 engraved frontispiece showing Virgilius and 3 handcoloured lithographed plates of which one shows a 'bouquet de Virgile'. Contemporary green paper boards, spine with gilt lettering. Jean Jacques Paulet (1740-1826) was a famous French physician and mycologist. An unopened copy of this charming book.//Stafleu & Cowan 7523, listing a copy with plain plates.

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        Military Annals - The Adventures of a Young Rifleman 1826 & Recollections of the Peninsula 1824

      Carey & Lea 1824 - 1826, Philadelphia - MILITARY ANNALS, 3/4 leather binding with binder title, RECOLLECTIONS OF THE PENINSULA, by the author of "Sketches of India" . FIRST AMERICAN FROM THE SECOND LONDON EDITION, Philadelphia: Carey & Lea, 1824; pp 260; old and benign dampstain else very good; is presently bound with a similar book, ìTHE ADVENTURES OF A YOUNG RIFLEMAN IN THE FRENCH AND ENGLISH ARMIES, DURING THE WAR IN SPAIN AND PORTUGAL, FROM 1806 TO 1816î . Philadelphia: Carey & Lea 1826 294pp very old benign dampstain else VG; this non-fiction book (with material on Napoleon) , [Sherer (Colonel Joseph Moyle)]? (1789- 1869) fought in the Peninsula Campaign, 1809-1813, [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Eigenh. Brief mit U. ("Saintine").

      O. O., 19. IX. 1824.. 1 S. auf Doppelblatt. 8vo. Mit eh. Adresse (Faltbrief).. An Charles Bizet. - Gering fleckig; das Adreßblatt mit kleinen alt restaurierten Ausrissen durch Siegelbruch und mit einigen Berechnungen.

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      1824. Very Good. WORDSWORTH, William. THE POETICAL WORKS OF WILLIAM WORDSWORTH. IN FOUR VOLUMES. VOL. I[-IV]. Boston: Published by Cummings, Hilliard, & Co.; Hilliard & Metcalf, Printers, 1824. The first American edition of the complete works, a reprint of the English 1820 edition, with the "Ecclesiastical Sonnets" of 1822 added. Four 12mo. volumes, 17.5 x 10.7 cm. V. I, p. [iii]-cxv, [1], [3]-319, [1]; v. II, p. [iii]-viii, [3]-368; v. III, p. [iii]-xii, [3]-384; v. IV, p. [4], [v]-xix-20-382 pp. Volumes 1-3 have the colophon "University Press,--Cambridge. Hilliard and Metcalf, Printers." Contemporary full leather bindings: speckled sides, with gilt decoration and two black morocco labels on spines. The second label, located near the foot of the spine, is monogrammed E. M. D. Spines have darkened a bit, while sides are slightly edgeworn and occasionally rubbed. Text is clean and nicely printed. It is an attractive set in very good condition. Scarce. (Patton, Amherst Wordsworth Coll., p. 14-15).

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        The History and Antiquities of Lewes and its Vicinity. With the Natural History of the District by Gideon Mantell

      Lewes: J. Baxter, 1824, 27.. First edition, 2 volumes, 4to. Extending frontispiece view in volume I and 41 plates, one further woodcut plate of views in Brighton and 2 maps - including a folding map of the town, plus 12 pedigrees and further woodcuts. Two page typescript extract from the Supplement sometimes found to this work bound in at the end of volume II, bookplate of Sidney Spokes, biographer of Gideon Mantell and a small Blackwell's label to paste down in volume II. Recent half calf over contemporary marbled boards, old maroon spine labels also preserved.

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        Constitucion Federal de los Estados Unidos Mexicanos, Sancionada por el Congreso General Constituyente, el 4 de octubre de 1824

      Mexico, [1824]. (MEXICO) 16mo. [4], xviii, 62, [4], iii pp. plus plate. Contemporary marbled wrappers. Wrappers lightly rubbed. Light dampstaining at edges of text block. Minor foxing. Very good. In a folio-size half morocco clamshell box. Howes E197. Palau 59642. Sabin 48379. Streeter TEXAS 1086 (ref). Streeter Sale 211 . This is the first constitution of Mexico as a sovereign state, and the constitution under which the colonization of Texas by Americans took place.  "The first constitution for the Mexican Republic under which operated our present southwestern states, from Texas to California" - Howes.  This copy is not bound with the ACTA CONSTITUTIVA DE LA FEDERACION MEXICANA, as is usual but which Howes does not include in his pagination description of the CONSTITUCION.  Scarce

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        An Account of the Colony of Van Diemen's Land, Principally Designed for the Use of Emigrants

      London: Printed for George Cowie and Co., 31 Poultry. 1824.. 8vo. x, [ii], 207, [1] pp. Original brown cloth, recased and rebacked preserving original spine, original paper label, plain endpapers. Slight loss to cloth at head and foot of spine, paper browned throughout but more pronounced at front and rear of volume. Scarce. Edward Curr arrived in Tasmania, from England, in 1820, subsequently becoming an agent for the Van Diemen's Land Company. Wantrup states that the text was compiled from Curr's memoranda and notes by George Daniel. Ferguson also notes that a copy in the NLA belonging to Daniel bears a manuscript note declaring himself the editor and the principal author of the work. Ferguson, 938. Wantrup, pp. 124-5.

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      Arnz Duesseldorf -1842 1824 - Original hand-coloured lithograph plate from "The Naturalist Atlas" published at Arnz between 1824-42, issued in serial parts of twenty plates per annum, there are no official bound copies. Dimensions: 620 x 491mm. (24 by 19.5 inches).

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        Narrative of an Excursion to the Mountains of Piemont, and Researches among the Vaudois, or Waldenses, Protestant Inhabitants of the Cottian Alps

      London: C. and J. Rivington. 1824. First. First edition. Quarto. xx, [2], 279, [1], ccxxiv pp. With 10 lithographic plates, 2 folded maps, and 3 facsimile plates. Complete. Modern period-style half calf and marbled papercovered boards, all edges marbled. The text pages are clean and tight, with a few tiny repaired tears. A very handsome copy. .

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        Rosa Villosa, Pomifera [Shaggy Rose], Rosier Velu, Pomifere.

      Paris 1824 - Stipple engraving, printed in colours and finished by hand, a fine example in perfect condition. Dimensions: 365 by 270mm. (14.25 by 10.75 inches). From the artists most famous work "Les Roses" The artist was botanical painter to Empress Josephine working exclusively in watercolour. Nissen 1599.

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        Rosa Rubiginosa nemoralis / L'Eglantine des bois [Small flowered Eglantine]

      Firmin Didot, Paris 1824 - Stipple engraving printed in black, after Redouté, printed by Rémond. Very good condition apart from some overall light soiling. A rare uncoloured impression from the first edition of 'Les Roses': Redouté's most famous work, and perhaps the most celebrated flower book of all time. Pierre-Joseph Redouté, the most successful flower painter of all time, produced a work that was not only of great artistic merit, but also formed an invaluable scientific recordl. Redouté described and figured almost all the important roses known in his day, and included were many of the ancestors of today's roses. "The plates in 'Les Roses' have artistic value, botanical and documentary value, both for the species and cultivars still surviving and for those that have disappeared' (Gisele de la Roche). The roses used as specimens for the work were taken from the collections of Thory, the Malmaison gardens, and from other collections around Paris. Many of the flowers were novelties in Redouté's time, and a number were dedicated to the memory of his friends and acquaintances, such as l'Héritier de Brutelle and Ventenat. The plates of 'Les Roses' were executed by means of stipple engraving, a method ideally suited to render the nuances of tone found in Redouté's original water-colours. During a trip to London, he met the renowned engraver Francesco Bartolozzi and learned that the most successful impressions of stipple engravings came from well-used plates. Redouté's printers therefore struck a limited number of black plates to take the edge off the plate before printing in colours. This print was printed in black on ochre-tinted paper. The ochre tint has subsequently been removed to reveal Redouté's full mastery of the stipple-engraving technique that this image so effortlessly demonstrates. Cf. Cleveland Collections 807; cf. Dunthorne p 232; cf. Hunt, Redoutéana 19; Hunt, Printmaking in the Service of Botany 25; Nissen BBI 1599; Pritzel 7455; Ray, French 89; Stafleu & Cowan TL2 8747. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Pianta della Città di Venezia.

      [Venedig], 1824 - Kupferstich. [Venedig], 1824. ca. 50 x 66 cm. Leichte Gbrsp. u. Faltspuren. - Eine Abbildung/ Ausschnitt finden Sie unter: . Deutsch

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        Opera Omnia Editionem Curavit, Brevem Annotationem Criticam In Three Volumes Complete

      London: Black, Young & Young 1824. In 3 volumes. 280; 290; 325 pp. Full calf. Spines sympathetically rebacked with gilt and maroon leather title labels. Boards marked and darkened at edges. Early ink name of Arthur Tatham of Magdalene College Cambridge. Dampstaining and foxing to all volumes. Bindings tight. . Very Good. Full Calf. 1824. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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        Grundriss der k.k. Prob. Hauptstadt Brünn und ihrer nächsten Umgebung.

      Prag, 1824.. Kupferstichplan von Franz Pluth, Bildausschnitt 45 x 59 cm, Blattgr. 54 x 68 cm.. Nebehay-Wagner 48/17. Hervorragender großformatiger Plan der Hauptstadt Mährens, aus Andre, C.C., Neueste Länder- und Völkerkunde: Achtzehnter Band Kaiserthum Oesterreich; wie immer mehrfach gefaltet, auf starkem Papier gedruckt, breitrandig und tadellos.

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        A Discourse on the Study of the Laws. Now Printed From Original MS

      1824. Thoughts on Legal Education by Roger North North, Roger [1653-1734]. A Discourse on the Study of the Laws. Now Printed From the Original MS. in the Hargrave Collection. With New Illustrations by a Member of the Inner Temple. London: Printed for Charles Baldwyn, 1824. xv, 105, [5] pp. Copperplate portrait frontispiece. Includes four-page publisher catalogue. Octavo (7-1/4" x 4-1/2"). Contemporary three-quarter calf over marbled boards, lettering piece and gilt fillets to spine, speckled edges. Rubbing with some wear to extremities, chipping to lettering piece. Early armorial bookplate and small bookseller ticket to front pastedown. Offsetting from frontispiece to title page, foxing to preliminaries, occasional light foxing to text. Early owner signature to front free endpaper, annotation to following endleaf, interior otherwise clean. * Sole edition. This classic treatise is an incomparable guide to English legal education during the last quarter of the seventeenth century. Written at a time when formal English legal education had reached a low point, it prescribed a self-directed course of study based on reading, compiling commonplace books, attending courts, speaking with lawyers and attending an office or chambers. North, a member of a powerful political family, was a respected member of the Middle Temple and an important chronicler of the restoration-era legal community. Sweet & Maxwell, OCLC locates 10 copies in U.S. law schools. A Legal Bibliography of the British Commonwealth 2:258.

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        Narrative of a Journey to the Shores of the Polar Sea, in the Years 1819-20-21-22 - Complete in Two Volumes

      London John Murray 1824. 370 plus 399 pages. Foldout map at title page of volume 1. Three fold-out maps at back of volume 2. Boards, endpapers and edges marbled. Leather backstrips bear clearly legible original gilt lettering. Bookplate of British politician and lawyer William Hepburn Cozens-Hardy inside front board of each volume. Foxing to maps and near endpapers of both volumes. Number stamped on each title page. Peeling to front endpapers where card pocket and library markings removed. In six instances pages have been bound in incorrect order. In each case the 'missing' page appears one page late. Bindings intact. Average overall wear. A quality copy. Second Edition Half Leather 8vo - over 7?" - 9?" tall; Second Edition. Good

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        Análisis Estadístico del la Provincia de Michuacan, en 1822

      Mexico City: Imprenta Nacional del Supremo gobierno de los Estados-Unidos en Palacio, 1824 ix+279+7 foldout tables with additional table of which two are fold out. Octavo (8" x 5 3/4") bound half black blue leather with gilt lettering to spine and blue cloth boards. From the library of George M Foster. First edition.George McClelland Foster, Jr born in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, on October 9, 1913, died on May 18, 2006, at his home in the hills above the campus of the University of California, Berkeley, where he served as a professor from 1953 to his retirement in 1979, when he became professor emeritus. His contributions to anthropological theory and practice still challenge us; in more than 300 publications, his writings encompass a wide diversity of topics, including acculturation, long-term fieldwork, peasant economies, pottery making, public health, social structure, symbolic systems, technological change, theories of illness and wellness, humoral medicine in Latin America, and worldview. The quantity, quality, and long-term value of his scholarly work led to his election to the National Academy of Sciences in 1976. Virtually all of his major publications have been reprinted and/or translated. Provenance from the executor of Foster's library laid in.Condition:Foster's stamp to title and his acquired date on front paste down. Light rubbing to hinges else a very good copy.

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        Wien, XIX. Bezirk] - Grinzing.

      0, Wien, - OLithographie aus Darnaut "Historische und topgraphische Darstellung der Pfarren, Stift, Klöster, milden Stiftungen und Denkmähler im Erzherzogthume Oesterreich.". Wien, 1824. 10,5 x 14,5 cm. Im Passepartout. NW 135, I,I,23. - Blick von den Weinbergen auf Grinzing. Deutsch

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        Eigenh. Brief mit U.

      Venedig, 19. Mai 1824.. 3 SS. auf Doppelblatt. 8vo.. An einen namentlich nicht genannten Adressaten: "Ich hoffe, daß Sie ein Pakett [!] mit verlangten Büchern von Bettio, nebst einem Briefe von mir, mittels des von hier abgegangenen Sekretärs Zaborsky, werden erhalten haben. Da ich aber seiner akkuratesse nicht ganz vertrauen konnte, so bitte ich mich ehestens über den richtigen Empfang zu bestättigen [!]. Ich schrieb zwar vor einiger Zeit dem Fürsten wegen meines M[anuscri]pts, habe aber keine Antwort erhalten. Kürzlich schreibt mir gegen alle meine Erwartung B[aron] v. Hormayer [d. i. der Historiker Josef Frh. von Hormayr zu Hortenburg, 1782-1848], ddo. 8t May: Die Sache der gesunden Vernunft hat endlich gesiegt, und diese Woche noch kommen sowohl die Rudolphias als Grillparzers Trauerspiel mit der Druckbewilligung herab, - Strauß wird also unverzüglich anfangen können'. - Noch zur Stunde habe ich keine weiteren Nachrichten erhalten, und sie würden mich sehr verbinden, wenn Sie mir welche geben. In welchen Verhältnissen stehen Sie mit H[errn] Friedrich Schlegel? Wäre es nicht gerathen gewesen ihm die Rudolphias vor dem Druck zum Lesen zu geben? Die bewußte Uibersetzung der Perlen ist schon gedruckt und wird ehestens ausgegeben werden. Die Erzh. Marie Luise von Parma hat dem Uibersetzer die Zueig[nun]g genehmigt [...]". - Pyrkers Staatsepos "Rudolf von Habsburg", die erwähnte "Rudolphias", war entweder kurz zuvor oder sollte kurz danach, jedenfalls im Jahre 1824 erscheinen.

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      [Lexington: Thomas Smith, 1824].. 63,[1]pp. Modern polished calf, gilt spine titles, leather label. Modern bookplate on rear pastedown. Text somewhat tanned and foxed, with a tiny chip to the top edge of the first leaf. Very good. An exchange of letters between Adair and Jackson regarding Jackson's charge of cowardice with reference to Adair's Kentucky troops in the Battle of New Orleans. Very rare, and accorded a "b' by Howes, who writes, "Anti- Jackson campaign document, based on material in McAfee's WAR IN THE WESTERN COUNTRY." HOWES A40, "b". PIERSON, LEXINGTON IMPRINTS, 1. STREETER 1661. SABIN 35374.

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        Narrative of a Pedestrian Journey through Russia and Siberian Tartary, from the frontiers of China to the Frozen Sea and Kamtchatka; performed during the years 1820, 1821, 1822, and 1823.

      Philadelphia/New York, H. C. Carey, & I. Lea, and A. Small/Collins & Hannay 1824.. gr.-8°. XII, 415 S. HLdr. Mit goldgepr. Rückentit. Vorderer Vorsatz m. altem Bibliotheksetikett. Durchgeh. ein wenig stockfleckig.. Howes C528; vgl. Graesse II, 207 - First american edition. Erste amerikan. Ausg. im Jahr der engl. EA. Captain John Dundas Cochrane, 1793-1825, war Ein schottischer Marineoffizier, Wanderer und Entdecker. Er durchquerte Frankreich, Spanien, Portugal, Deutschland, und Asien bis Kamtschatka. Das vorliegende Werk entstand nachdem er 1820 nach England zurückgekehrt war.

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        Les Ruines de Pomp?i

      Firmin Didot, 1824, Couverture Rigide / Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition/Bonne Condition, Premi?re ?dition / First EditionSize: 56,5cm x 41cm, [ENGLISH DESCRIPTION AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST] / 4 Parties en 2 Volumes. / Premi?re Partie (1824): Page-titre, Frontispice (dat? de 1812), d?dicace "? sa Majest? La Reine des Deux-Siciles", 59 pages - (1p, Table et errata), 40 planches dont 1 double.// Seconde Partie: Faux-titre, Frontispice, 104 pages - (1p, Table), 58 planches dont 2 doubles (1 d?pliante). // Troisi?me Partie: Faux-titre, Page titre(1829), 79 pages - (1p, Table), 53 planches dont 3 doubles (2 d?pliantes) et 8 planches en couleurs. Incluant les planches IX bis, XIII bis et XIV bis. // Quatri?me Partie: Faux-titre, Page Titre (1838) - [vi] - 91 pages, 51 planches dont 4 doubles (2 d?pliantes) et 9 planches en couleurs. 2 planches avec le num?ro 48. Inclut le plan de Pomp?i. // AU TOTAL: 2 frontispices et 202 planches dont 10 planches doubles (2 d?pliantes), 17 planches en couleurs et 1 plan de Pomp?i. // 4 tomes en 2 volumes grand in-folio, 1/2 chagrin rouge. Reliure du temps us?e sur les coins, coiffes et plats, mais encore solide. Pages int?rieures avec rousseurs. Mouillures claires dans la marge inf?rieure du tome III. Monumental ouvrage, essentiel sur le sujet. En effet, Fran?ois Mazois a ?t? le premier ? obtenir une autorisation de dessin et de publication de monuments encore in?dits, privil?ge d'autant plus remarquable que les d?couvertes de cette p?riode ? Pomp?i sont importantes et quasi quotidiennes. Photos disponibles sur demande. Ensemble tr?s lourd (22kg), Livre

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