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        Posthumous Poems

      London: John and Henry L. Hunt, 1824. First edition, one of 500 copies. xi, [i], 415, [1] pp., lacking errata leaf. 8vo. Later 19th-century crushed blue morocco gilt, t.e.g., by Root. Joints rubbed. First edition, one of 500 copies. xi, [i], 415, [1] pp., lacking errata leaf. 8vo. Edited and with a Preface by Mary Shelley. Granniss 78; Ashley V, p.88; Tinker 1904; Wise Shelley, p.70 Provenance: unidentified ownership inscription on title, dated 1825; Hayes Blake Hoyt (bookplate)

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        THE ART OF LIVING IN LONDON, A POEM An improved edition with the addition of a POETICAL DESCRIPTION OF LONDON

      TENTH EDITION 1824. On page 38 there is a note at the bottom of page 38 "BRESLAW, the CONJURER, who like the modern INGLEBY, some years ago amused the metropolis with his surprising slight of hand tricks", See attached image. Small 8vo, approximately 170 x 100 mm, 6¾ x 3¾ inches, 71 pages, red roan spine, marbled boards, engraved bookplate of Thomas Bartlett on first pastedown and his signature and date in old ink to top of first free endpaper. Spine rubbed and scuffed with damage to head and foot of spine, pastedowns and endpapers have pale foxing, occasional turning crease, otherwise a good copy. First published in 1768. See Copac for other editions. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton]
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        Posthumous Poems of Percy Bysshe Shelley.

      London: John and Henry L. Hunt, 1824. Octavo, 415 pp., bound without the errata; contemporary polished green calf, An attractive copy of this important collection, with a short but poignant biographical notice by Mary Shelley.Shelley died in July 1822, drowned in the sea off Livorno. Mary spent the ensuing year in Genoa with Leigh Hunt and his family, but returned to London in 1823 where she was granted a small allowance by Percy's disapproving father Sir Timothy, and busied herself with literary work, including editing many of his poems and manuscripts for this edition. It includes Julian and Maddalo, The Witch of Atlas, Letter to Maria Gisborne, The Triumph of Life, Prince Athanase, Ode to Naples, Mont Blanc, as well as fifty-nine 'Miscellaneous Poems', nine 'Fragments', five translations, and Alastor (included because the original volume, published in 1816, was now so scarce that even Mary had found it difficult to track down a copy). An attractive and fresh copy with a few bumps and scuffs.

      [Bookseller: Hordern House]
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        The collective reports of the Bath Penitentiary and Lock Hospital, from 1816 to 1824;

      8vo., viii208pp., contemporary dark blue calf, gilt borders, spine gilt in compartments. A fine presentation copy inscribed by the chairman of the Penitentiary to Lord Eldon*, with Eldon's armorial bookplate and signature.Publisher: Bath: printed by Wood, Cunningham, and Smith.Year: 1824Edition: First edition: apparently rare. Goldsmiths 24244. (Other copies located by COPAC & OCLC only at BLSouthamptonCollege of Physicians, PhiladelphiaUn. of Minnesota). Not in Wellcome.

      [Bookseller: John Drury Rare Books]
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        Italian Tales. Tales of Humour, Gallantry, and Romance, selected and translated from the Italian. With sixteen illustrative drawings by George Cruikshank.

      London: Printed for Charles Baldwyn, 1824 - Octavo (195 x 120 mm). Bound by Riviere & Son in mid nineteenth-century green crushed morocco, title and decoration to spine fully gilt, raised gilt bands, triple gilt rules to covers, gilt dentelles, top edge gilt, red coated endpapers, original cloth bound in at rear. Contemporary bookplate and erased ownership inscription to front pastedown. Fading to spine, light rubbing to extremities, small mark to head of front free binder's blank; an excellent copy. With 16 plates by Cruikshank. First edition, first issue, with issue points including the plate "The Dead Rider" at p. 58 which was omitted from the second issue. Cruikshank's illustrations were described by John Ruskin as "the finest things, next to Rembrandt's, that, as far as I know, have been done since etching was invented" (ODNB). Cohn, 444. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Réflexions sur la puissance motrice du feu et sur les machines propres a développer cette puissance.

      Paris: Chez Bachelier Libraire, 1824. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. [4], 118 pp., half title, 1 folding engraved plate. Contemporary half calf with gilt spine. Little browning to upper outer corner of first few leaves, very minor dampstaining to first blank and half title, closed tear to margin of title-page, right-hand margin of folding plate little soiled and frayed. A fine copy, internally bright and clean. ----Dibner 155; PMM 285, Norman 404; Honeyman 601; Darmstaedter 354 - FIRST EDITION OF ONE OF THE GREAT RARITIES IN THE HISTORY OF SCIENCE. Although this was the author's only work -- his life being cut short by scarlet fever -- in it he anticipates both the first and second law of thermodynamics. Carnot's work was born out of the need to improve the new two-cylinder compound steam engine developed in the first part of the century. Instead of focusing on the properties of steam, as others had done, Carnot proposed a general theory of heat as a motive force. As PMM notes: "the book was essentially an attempt to calculate the mechanical equivalent of heat." Carnot's work was to profoundly influence Helmholtz and Joule and led directly to the enunciation of the theory of the conservation of energy by Helmholtz. The second law of thermodynamics is also implicit in Carnot's treatise... Carnot's... researches led also to the absolute scale of temperature" (PMM). Only 600 copies of the work were printed. Near Fine.

      [Bookseller: Milestones of Science Books]
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        Accurata e succinta descrizione topografica delle antichità di Roma dell abate Ridolfino Venuti cortonese presidente all Antichità romane. Edizione terza che contiene oltre le nuove scoperte ed aggiunte altre interessanti note ed illustrazioni di Stefano Piale romano. Parte I (e Parte II)

      presso Pietro Piale e Mariano De Romanis, in Roma 1824 - Legature inizi 900 in mz. pergamena con angoli. Titoli in oro su doppio tassello di diverso colore al ds. Un percorso di tarlo al margine superiore di circa venti pagine del primo volume e qualche lieve sporadica fioritura. Nel complesso esemplare in ottimo stato di conservazione. Le incisioni, da disegni di F. Barbazza, sono opera di G. Petrini, F. Rinaldi, D. Pronti, G.B. Piranesi, F. Albacini, G. Bruni, D. Cunego e G. Bossi. Brunet V, 1126; Cicognara, 3905; Rossetti, 11298. 4to (cm. 27,8), 2 Voll., 1 c.nn., XVI-XXXII-256 pp. con un ritratto dell A. e 46 tavv. incise su rame f.t. (di cui una pianta di Roma più volte rip.); VI-238 pp., 1 c.nn. con 24 tavv. incise su rame f.t. Vignette calcografiche ai frontis. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Libreria Ex Libris ALAI-ILAB/LILA member]
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        report from the select Committee on the Survey and Valuation of Ireland

      Ordered, by The House of Commons, to be printed - 1824. Disbound. 383pp. folio.The Select Committee appointed to consider the best mode of apportioning equally the local burthens collected in Ireland. 125pp minutes + 258pp index complete with folding plates which is The conventional References for the Atlas of Ireland.Nineteenth century Ireland. Nice clean copy. Rare. . . . . .

      [Bookseller: Kennys Bookshop and Art Galleries Ltd.]
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        Tales of Irish Life

      London: J. Robins and Co., 1824 - Scarce With the Illustrations In Two StatesComplete with all of the AdvertisementsCRUIKSHANK, George. [WHITTY, Michael James, text]. Tales of Irish Life. Illustrative of the Manners, Customs,and Condition of the People. With Designs by George Cruikshank. London: J. Robins and Co., 1824. First edition, complete with all of the advertisements. Two octavo volumes (6 3/4 x 4 3/16 inches; 171 x 106 mm.). [6], iv, 242, [2, adv. (in the press)], [2, adv.]; [4], 249, [1, blank], [2, adv.] pp. Six full-page woodcuts (three to each volume) each in two states: hand-colored and uncolored; a total of twelve plates.Bound ca. 1910 by Wood of London (stamp-signed on front turn-in) in full polished tan calf, covers with triple-gilt rules, spines with five raised bands, decoratively tooled in gilt in compartments, olive green labels lettered in gilt, gilt board-edges and turn-ins, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt, others uncut. Heads of spines expertly repaired. A very fine and tall copy - only the second that we have ever seen with the plates in two states. Housed in an early red cloth slip-case."The woodcuts are sometimes found in coloured state" (Cohn).".J. Robins, as successor to [Cruikshank publishers] Hone and Baldwin published many of Cruikshank's most important plates. In the same issue [of the Dublin and London Magazine] the plates for Tales of Irish Life were judged. 'superior to any thing that celebrated artist has ever yet done.'Michael James Whitty (1795 - 1873), newspaper editor and proprietor, native of Enniscorthy, Co Wexford, commenced his literary career in London, and among his earliest friends were Sir James Bacon and George Cruikshank. He was appointed editor of the London and Dublin Magazine in 1823. From 1823 to 1829 he contributed largely to Irish periodical literature, and was an ardent advocate of Catholic emancipation. He published anonymously in 1824 two volumes of Tales of Irish Life stories (which) depict the customs and condition of the people of his homeland, and were a great success, being reprinted in America and also translated into French and German. (Loeber W69)Cohn 841. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: David Brass Rare Books, Inc.]
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        J.H. Henkes Archive of Labels, Billheads, Checks and Correspondence from the 19th Century

      J. H. Henkes Distillery Archive-Delfshaven, Holland. Mostly 19th century archive of the J. H. Henkes Distillery in Holland. This important Dutch distillery, founded in 1824, probably the most famous on the Voorhaven, thrives today in what is now a Rotterdam suburb. This collection includes billheads, legal papers, single sheet ledgers, bills of lading, cancelled checks, and correspondence. In addition three-quarters of the collection are perhaps 100 printers proofs, plus 4 albums of label samples and at least 50 file cards of various company labels. The oldest label album, not dated, compiles various company labels and private labels used in the export market. J. H. Henkes exported to Nigeria, Liberia, the Gold Coast, French Territories, Lagos, Sierra Leone and the Congo. 29 pages; each leaf has 1-5 labels with typed notes as to where the liquor is exported. Wrappers are soiled and chipped but the interior sheets are fairly clean. Tipped in labels are clean and vibrant. J. H. Henkes blind embossed stamp on front wrapper. With three modern ring binders contain up to 200 unique Henkes labels, one per page with no notes or descriptions. Fine condition. Within the archive of paper, there is a 10 page legal Indenture dated September 20, 1901 for a 1,000 pounds sterling note with a firm in London for the purpose of extending the J. H. Henkes empire into England. Typed copy with numerous manuscript corrections, string-tied with red wax seal on front plus an official rubber stamp of Rotterdam on each page. 7 signatures including witnesses on last two pages. Paper is toned with previous folds. Most of the paper archives dates from the later 1800's. Scans available on request. Extra postage required due to weight of collection. .

      [Bookseller: Back of Beyond Books, ABAA]
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        The Hive, or Weekly Entertaining Register

      London: Onwhyn, (1822-1824) - 4 volume set, 8.5 inches tall. A most attractive set of this rare and entertaining periodical. Half calf with gilt bands, finely tooled panels and labels. Slightly rubbed and scuffed. In 118 parts. The last dated December 29th 1824. The first part only is 'second edition'. With engraved title pages and illustrations. By the second part the title has become: The Hive, or Weekly Register of Remarkable Events, in Domestic Occurrences, Literature, the Arts, and Manufactures, the Drama, Public Exhibitions, Life and Manners. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: McConnell Fine Books ABA & ILAB]
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        Naturgeschichte und Abbildungen der Säugethiere. - Nach den neuesten Systemen zum gemeinnützigen Gebrauche entworfen, und mit Berücksichtigung für den Unterricht der Jugend bearbeitet.

      Zürich, Brodtmanns lithogr. Kunstanstalt, -() 1824 - Kl.-folio. 177 lithogr. Tafeln (inkl. Titelblatt) . I - VI, 417 S., 4 Bl. (Register), davon 1 Bl. am falschen Ort eingebunden. Halbleinenband mit marmorierten Decklen. Einband berieben und bestossen. Durchgehend leicht fingerflecking und mit kleinen Einrissen. Nissen ZBI 3672. - Vollständige Naturgeschichte der Säugetiere und Menschen (17 Tafeln) von Heinrich Rudolf Schinz mit den Lithographien von Joseph Brodtmann in leuchtendem Altkolorit. Der Zürcher Arzt H.R. Schinz war Mitbegründer der Schweizerischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft sowie Begründer und Konservator der Zoologischen Sammlung in Zürich. ". in Zürich wirkte Heinrich Rudolf Schinz, dessen Naturgeschichte . im Unterricht grosse Verbreitung gefunden hat. Die Abbildungen dazu sind dem Schaffhauser Lithographen K.J. Brodtmann (1887-1862) nach dem Vorbild der von der Münchener Feiertagschule herausgebrachten Naturkunde von Karl Schmid geschaffen, haben aber eine weit grössere Verbreitung als diese erfahren ." (Nissen).

      [Bookseller: EOS Buchantiquariat Benz]
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        Storia prammatica della medicina. Traduzione dal tedesco

      Raffaele Miranda 1824-1827, Napoli - Ottimo stato generale di conservazione XXVIII + 522; 448 + (3); 400; 336; 479; 414 + (2); 496 con una tavola p. 7 voll 200x130 mm p.perg. coeva con tasselli bicromatici

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Giulio Cesare]
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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

      Seiten/Illustr.: 1824/Geb. Zustand: gut, Gebr.Sp., EinbandEcken u. Kanten berieben 9470 - 79G *.*

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      E. A. Lequien, Paris, 1824. - 5 volumes in-8 (207 x 126 mm). Demi-maroquin blond, dos lisse orné de fers romantiques dorés ou en noir, tranches mouchetées, quelques rousseurs (Corfmat). Cette édition fut établie par Walckenaer. Elle contient les Fables, les Contes, le Théatre et les Œuvres diverses. L'éloge de La Fontaine est de Chamfort. L'ouvrage est illustré d'un portrait de l'auteur gravé en taille-douce par Bertonnier d'après Rigault. Corfmat fut relieur à Paris de 1825 à 1860 environ. Ses reliures étaient de grande qualité. Il travailla notamment pour la reine Marie-Amélie. Bel exemplaire en reliure signée de l'époque. Brunet, Manuel du libraire et de l'amateur de livres, III, col. 750. Fléty, Dictionnaire des relieurs français , p. 47. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Pierre Adrien Yvinec]
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        Zehn tafeln zur anatomie des Pferdes . . .Vienna, the author "in Commission bei F. Paternos Nachfolger" (printed by Adolf Holzhausen), [1879]. Oblong 1mo (35×49 cm). With 10 numbered chromo-lithographed and double-tinted lithographed plates (35×49 cm), loose as issued. Original publisher's printed front wrapper preserved, back wrapper lacking. In a modern clamshell box.

      - KVK & WorldCat (3 copies); Nissen, ZBI 2634; not in Mennessier de la Lance; Podeschi; for the author: Thieme & Becker XXIII, p. 514. Very rare publication with 10 very detailed plates depicting the anatomy of the horse. In his preface the author-artist Joseph Machold (1824-1889), painter, illustrator and a former officer in the Austrian army, explains that this publication was made by order of the Austrian army to educate the soldiers in the anatomy of the horse and that the Ministry of War gave him the opportunity by to conduct the studies he needed to produce it in the Royal veterinary institute in Vienna. His paintings were lithographed by Varrone and the plates printed by F. Köke in Vienna. Holzhausen, the printer of the letterpress text, was printer at the printing office of the Imperial University.With an ink stamp twice on the front wrapper. In very good condition, with marginal restorations to the title-page, some text-leaves frayed and marginally soiled; the plates with some spotting. Front wrapper soiled and with tears repaired. Rare anatomical plates of the horse, published to educate soldiers of the Austian army.

      [Bookseller: ASHER Rare Books]
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        Dictionnaire de la pénalité dans toutes les parties du monde connu.

      Chez l'editeur place de l'Odeon, 1824. Prima edizione. 5 voll. in 8°. Ex libris di Giuliano Bonfanti alla sguardia del primo volume. Vecchio timbro di libreria francese alla sguardia in alto. Mezza pelle marocchino rosso coeva, con scritte in oro sul dorso. Sguardie con carta marmorizzata coeva, come sui piatti. Nessuna imperfezione alla mezza pelle, tagli sui tre lati marmorizzati coevi, leggeri arrossamenti al testo dovuto al tempo. Il nostro esemplare conta 55 tavole f.t. all'acquatinta invece delle 48 menzionate nel frontespizio. Opera uscita in diversi anni dal 1824 al 1828, data la sua complessità. Testo di grande completezza e ricchezza di informazioni. La parte iconografica è caratterizzata da una forte crudeltà delle immagini e un certo compiacimento nell'illustrare i più efferati martiri. Tutte le voci sono corredate di riferimenti storici ed esempi. È uno dei più completi cataloghi delle efferatezze compiute dall'uomo con un certo gusto sadico nel rappresentarle. Vol. I: 1824 - pp. 500 - Tavola in antiporta + 9 tavole f.t. Vol. II: 1824 - pp. 475 (1) - 9 tavole f.t. Vol. III: 1825 - pp. 496 - 14 tavole f.t. Vol. IV: 1828 - pp. 478 - 12 tavole f.t. Vol. V: 1828 - pp. 676 - 10 tavole f.t. Totale tavole f.t. (compresa antiporta): 55 tavole.

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        Observaciones que Fr. Juan Buenaventura Bestard Presenta al Público, Para Precaverle de la Seducción que Pudiera Ocasionarle la Obra Intitulada la Venida del Mesías en Gloria y Magestad de Juan Josaphat Benezra.

      - Cuaderno Primero. Tomo I-II. Madrid: Año de 1824. Imprenta de D. Fermin Villapando. Madrid 1825. Imprenta de D. Miguel de Burgos. 8:o. (2),335; (8),279,(1) pp. Contemporary speckled calf. Soinre gilt wit red and green title-labels. Red coloured edges. Piece 5 x 10 mm missing on spine of volume II near tail of spine. Rubbing to boards with partly loss of surface. Inscription on ffep in volume I. Stamp on title-pages. Page 209/210 in volume with loss of paper in outer margin, does not affect text. Volume I with browning to pages 181-188, 237-252 and 285-292 because of poor quality paper. Else a clean copy, no foxing. 20,5 x 14,5 cm. *Spelled Juan Josaphat Benezra in volume I and Juan Josaphat Ben-Ezra in volume II. [#\130586] [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquaria Bok & Bildantikvariat AB]
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        Euvres de Lovise Labé, Lionnoize.

      par Dvrand et Perrin, A Lion 1824 - In-8 de LXX-(2)-326-(2) pp., maroquin rouge, dos orné à 4 nerfs, filets dorés d'encadrement sur les plats, roulette dorée au centre, tranches dorées (reliure de l'époque signée Montherot). Liste des 42 souscripteurs à la fin du volume. Bel exemplaire dans une rare reliure signée de Jean-Baptiste-François de Montherot (1784-1873), beau-frère de Lamartine. Maire de la commune de Charnoz, il fut membre de l'Académie de Lyon. « Sans fuir le monde qui l'accueillait avec bonheur, M. de Montherot ne craignait la vie d'intérieur ni la ville. Il avait une galerie de tableaux bien choisie et une riche bibliothèque formée avec goût. il lisait, se tenait au courant de la littérature du jour, mais il préférait les grands écrivains du siècle passé à tous les Sue et à tous les Soulié de son temps. Son amour des livres ne se bornait pas là. Pour reposer son esprit, sans se séparer de ses chers volumes, il avait appris l'art difficile de relier ; et s'il ne rivalisait pas avec les Bruyère et les Bauzonnet, il n'en était pas moins un relieur fort présentable » (L. Niepce, Les Bibliothèques anciennes et modernes de Lyon, p. 296). « Cette édition est précédée d'un avertissement, d'un dialogue entre Sapho et Louise Labé, par M. Dumas, d'une notice sur Louise Labé, par M. Cochard, accompagnée de notes et elle est suivie d'un glossaire de Louise Labé et des poètes qui ont écrit à sa louange, par M. Bréghot du Lut. Elle a été publiée aux frais d'une société d'amateurs, et elle porte au premier feuillet cette dédicace : Patriae, Amicitiae et Mvsis. Elle a été tirée sur huit sortes de papiers: carré raisin superfin, 116 ; grand raisin vélin, 27; coquille nankin, 9 ; coquille rose, 4 ; coquille verte, 1 ; coquille variée à chaque feuille, 1 ; papier de Chine, 1 ; le reste de l'édition est en carré vélin ordinaire » (Monfalcon, Manuel du biblophile et l'archéologue lyonnais). Quelques rousseurs. Quérard IV, 328. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        A Picturesque Tour along the Rivers Ganges and Jumna, in India: consisting of Twenty-four Highly Finished and Coloured Views, a Map, and Vignettes, from Original Drawings made on the Spot; with Illustrations, Historical and Descriptive.

      London, R. Ackermann, 1824 - Quarto (332 × 264 mm). Recent red full morocco Cosway-style binding by Bayntun, with a miniature painting (under glass) set into the front cover, showing the Taj Mahal in the center of the panel, surrounded by eight smaller paintings of Indian historic sites, the space between the ovals in-filled with minute gilt floral motifs, richly gilt spine, single-line gilt border on sides enclosing gilt panel with ornamental corners, all edges gilt, richly gilt turn-ins, red watered silk endleaves, preserved in a custom made fleece-lined red cloth slipcase. Embossed library stamp of Donald Duncan MacDermid on a preliminary blank. Occasional light offsetting from letterpress to plate (and vice versa). With folding engraved map as a frontispiece, 24 fine hand-coloured aquatint plates by Hunt or Sutherland after Forrest, title page and last leaf each with a hand-coloured aquatint vignette. Watermarks: plates 1825; text 1821 & 1824. First edition of one of the finest colour plate books on India, originally issued in six monthly numbers. "The illustrations are clear and bright, finely engraved, frequently printed in two colours, and well finished by hand they are a brave attempt to express what the author in the glittering and oriental peroration to his preface describes as 'the enchanting features of India, eternally glowing in the brilliant glory of the resplendent Asiatic sun'" (Martin Hardie). They are also eulogised in Mildred Archer and Ronald Lightbown's India Observed: India as viewed by British Artists 1760-1860 (V&A 1982): "Beautiful in themselves, they also mark an evolution from earlier aquatints, whose subjects sparkle under an eternal sunlight, in showing at times an evening light or stormy skies. This moodiness of landscape is of course very much in Romantic taste. Forrest may have supervised their colouring with more care than was always usual". Forrest served with the 3rd East Kent Regiment ('The Buffs') from 1802-14 in India and in the Peninsula, acting as Major of Brigade in Bengal in 1810; he purchased a commission as Major in the 34th Cumberland Regiment of Foot in 1814, having been appointed Deputy Assistant in the Quarter Master-General's Department in 1813, and served in the war in America in 1815 as Assistant Quarter-Master General, seeing action at New Orleans, his journal of the campaign was published in 1961. His Indian tour was undertaken in 1807, motivated by "a desire to explore [Bengal's] grander and wilder beauties." A superbly bound copy with a most attractive miniature on the front cover. Abbey Travel 441; Martin Hardie pp, 109-10, 313; Tooley 227. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Traité zoologique et physiologique sur les vers intestinaux de l'homme. Traduit de l'allemand par M. Grundler. Revu et corrigé de notes par M. de Blainville

      [6]-VIII-III-574-[1] pages et Paris, Panckoucke, 1824, in-8, [6]-VIII-III-574-[1] pages et [8] pages, 12 planches, demi-basane bleue à coins, Première édition française. Ouvrage majeur du conservateur du musée d'histoire naturelle de Vienne, Johann Gottfried Bremser (1767-1827), publié pour la première fois en allemand en 1819 sous le titre Über lebende Würmerim lebenden Menschen. Bien complet de l'Atlas comprenant 12 belles lithographies sur fond noir représentant différents types de vers intestinaux. Charnières et coins frottés. Texte de l'appendice légèrement rogné en marge extérieure. Quelques rousseurs. Hirsch I, p. 689. Wellcome II, p. 233.

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        The Private Journal of Captain G.F. Lyon, of H.M.S. Hecla, during the Recent Voyage of Discovery under Captain Parry.

      John Murray, London. 1824 - First edition. Octavo. pp xii, 468. Seven engraved plates, folding map. Original paper boards recently (and sympathetically) rebacked with calf, gilt rules and with new corners, also in calf. New endpapers, lacking the half-title. An account of Parry's Second Expedition in search of the North-West Passage, containing excellent material on the Eskimaux of Baffin Island and the Melville Peninsula. The plates, after drawings by the author, are particularly fine.Boards just a little rubbed at edges. Occasional light spotting. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Ellis, Bookseller, ABA, ILAB]
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        Forsøg til en antiqvarisk, historisk, statistisk og geografisk Beskrivelse over Møen ved Johan Paludan del 1-2 (komplet)

      Kiøbenhavn 1822,1824 - 515+ 406 sider p. med ialt 20 dtik inkl. stort foldet kort over Møen. Flere foldede. Også med 2 graverede frontispieces Indbundet i 2 pæne samtidige halvlæder med gulddekoration og guldtryk på rygge. Bortset fra lidt brunpletter et meget pænt eksemplar

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        Bergens Beskrivelse.

      Bergen 1824. XXII + (2) + 786 s. Fraktur. Tabeller. Noe nyere skinnbd., litt slitt. Gj. g. litt plettet. N. på tbl. Kartet foret opp. Bykartet over Bergen er av Major Wetlesen

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        The Political Writings of... To which is prefixed a brief sketch of the author's life

      Charlestown (Ms.): George Davidson, 1824. Two volumes, 8vo. Contemporary inscription to title pages, slightly cut down by the binder. Contemporary half calf, marbled sides, gilt banded spines, some mild rubbing otherwise an excellent set. An early collected edition of Paine's works containing Common Sense, Epistle to Quakers, The Crisis, Public Good, A Letter... to the Abbe Raynal, Dissertations on Government, Prospects on the Rubicon, Rights of Man, Letter to the authors of the Republican, Letter to the Abbe Sieyes, Address to the Addressers, Letters to Lord Onslow, Dissertation on First Principles of Government, Speech delivered in the French National Convention, Letter to Mr. Secretary Dundas, the Decline and Fall of the English System of Finance, Letter to the People of France, Reasons for Preserving the Life of Louis Capet and Agrarian Justice.

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        Rapport au conseil supérieur de santé sur la maladie pestilentielle désignée sous le nom de choléra-morbus de l'Inde et de Syrie

      52 pp A Paris, de l'Imprimerie royale, 1824, in-8, 52 pp, broché sous couverture d'attente bleue, une carte dépliante avec itinéraire marqué en rouge, Édition originale. Haut-fonctionnaire militaire né en Bretagne en 1778, Moreau de Jonnès passa une partie de sa carrière dans les Antilles, d'où il publia, entre autres, plusieurs rapports sur la situation sanitaire dans ces îles. A son retour, en tant que rapporteur au conseil supérieur de santé, il étudie les déplacements de l'épidémie de choléra qui décima l'Asie et le Moyen-Orient entre 1817 et 1823 depuis le Delta du Bengale et il en dresse l'itinéraire, reporté ici sur une grande carte dépliante in fine, afin de fournir ultérieurement des indications pour lutter contre la propagation de ce type de pandémie. L'application de ses idées est mise en

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        Letters on the state of education in Ireland; and on Bible Societies Addressed to a friend in England By J K L *

      Dublin: printed by Richard Coyne, 4, Capel-street, bookseller, printer, and publisher to the R.C.C. of St. Patrick, Maynooth. 1824. 8vo., 60pp., contemporary half calf, spine fully gilt, a little wear to joints but a very good copy. First edition. Bradshaw 2915. [bound with], DOYLE, James Warren> Letters on the state of Ireland; addressed by J.K.L.* to a friend in England.> Dublin: printed by Richard Coyne. 1825. 8vo., viii + (9) - 364pp. A fine copy. First edition. Bradshaw 2917. Goldsmiths 24397. In the view of Thomas McGrath (ODNB) Doyle's Letters on the state of Ireland> was 'an outstanding work of great passion, brimming with savage indignation - one of the finest examples of modern Irish polemic.' The Letters> range over all the issues of the day: the character of the Irish government, policing, the Irish gentry, the state of religion, the administration of justice, the increase in population, public education, the Protestant Bible Societies, Catholic emancipation and Papal influence, selective disfranchisement, and legal provision for the poor. James Warren Doyle (1786-1834), the young Bishop of Kildare and Leighlin, was a much respected and influential political activist. * The initials 'J.K.L.' were a semi-anonymous shorthand for J>ames [bishop of] K>ildare & L>eighlin.

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        Éloges historiques prononcés par M. le baron Fourier dans les séances publiques de l'Académie Royale des Sciences. Extraits de la Partie mathématique des Mémoires de l'Académie des sciences de l'Institut de France (Histoire de l'Académie)

      1824. pagination multiple , 1824-1831, in-4, pagination multiple, demi-chagrin brun, dos à faux nerfs [H. Durand], Joseph Fourier (1768-1830) fut successivement titulaire de la chaire d'analyse mathématique à l'École polytechnique tout juste fondée, secrétaire perpétuel de l'Académie créée par Bonaparte au Caire, préfet de l'Isère, membre de l'Académie des sciences, puis de l'Académie française. Il est reconnu pour sa célèbre Théorie de la chaleur, élaborée dès 1805. Il fut l'un des savants qui participa à la reconstitution de l'Académie des Sciences en 1817 ; il en devint le secrétaire perpétuel en 1822. Le présent recueil contient les éloges qu'il y prononça sur : - M. DELAMBRE. Prononcé... le 2 juillet 1823 (Extrait du t. IV, 1824. p. CCIV-CCVII). Avec une notice chronologique des ouvrages de Delambre. - Sir William HERSCHEL. Prononcé... le 7 juin 1824 (Extrait du t. VI, 1827. p. LXI-LXXXI). - M. BREGUET. Prononcé... le 5 juin 1826 (Extrait du t. VII, 1827. p. XCII-CIX). La première page est une copie manuscrite. - M. CHASLES.. Prononcé... le 16 juillet 1828 (Extrait du t. VIII, 1829. p. LXXIII-LXXXVIII). - M. le marquis de LAPLACE. Prononcé... le 15 juin 1829 (Extrait du t. X, 1831. p. LXXXI-LXXXVIII). Reliée en tête : l'Éloge historique de FOURIER par ARAGO (Extrait du t. XIV, 1838. p. LXIX-CII) Étiquette ex-libris du bibliophile Henri Viellard.

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        Guerres des VENDÉENS et des CHOUANS contre la République Française ou annales des départements de l'ouest pendant ces guerres, par un officier supérieur des armées de la République.

      Baudouin 1824-27 - 6 vol. in-8 de 2 466 pp. 3, 2 515 pp., 2 588 pp. 1, 2 508 pp. 1, 2 419 pp. 1 et 2 361 pp. 1; demi-basane de l'époque, dos lisse fileté et orné. Edition originale. Collections des mémoires relatifs à la Révolution Française. "Juge et président du tribunal de Cholet, commissaire civil à l'état-major de Kléber pendant la Guerre de Vendée, Savary finit chef de brigade. Il raconte les atrocités de cette guerre civile en les réprouvant généralement" (Fierro 1324). Bel exemplaire orné de deux grandes cartes gravées repliées, représentant les théatres de la guerre en Bretagne et en Vendée. Rousseurs éparses. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Messénienne sur Lord Byron

      Brussels: J. Coché-Mommens, 1824. Belgian piracy of Paris 1824 edition. 8vo. Bound with other pamphlets; condition varies. Half brown morocco gilt; worn and rubbed. Belgian piracy of Paris 1824 edition. 8vo. Delavigne's Messénienne sur Lord Byron is bound up in a remarkable sämmelband assembled by the famous Byron and Shelley forger Major Byron ("Geo. Gordon Byron"), whose signature is on the titles of several pamphlets. The volume includes seven pamphlets and a fragment, "Reminiscences of Lord Byron" from Leicester Stanhope's Greece in 1823 and 1824. The other pamphlets include Lamartine's Le Dernier chant du pélerinage d'Harold (1825), Lockhart's Letter to the Right Hon. Lord Byron. By John Bull (1821), and Louvet's Byron et la liberté (1824). Provenance: Major G. G. Byron (signature on several pamphlets); sold Christie's London, 28 November 1997, lot 164 (with 18 other volumes)

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        Messénienne sur Lord Byron

      J. Coché-Mommens, Brussels 1824 - Belgian piracy of Paris 1824 edition. 8vo. Delavigne's Messénienne sur Lord Byron is bound up in a remarkable sämmelband assembled by the famous Byron and Shelley forger Major Byron ("Geo. Gordon Byron"), whose signature is on the titles of several pamphlets. The volume includes seven pamphlets and a fragment, "Reminiscences of Lord Byron" from Leicester Stanhope's Greece in 1823 and 1824. The other pamphlets include Lamartine's Le Dernier chant du pélerinage d'Harold (1825), Lockhart's Letter to the Right Hon. Lord Byron. By John Bull (1821), and Louvet's Byron et la liberté (1824). Provenance: Major G. G. Byron (signature on several pamphlets); sold Christie's London, 28 November 1997, lot 164 (with 18 other volumes) Bound with other pamphlets; condition varies. Half brown morocco gilt; worn and rubbed

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        Bilderbuch zum Nutzen und Vergnügen der Jugend, enthaltend eine angenehme Sammlung von Thieren, Pflanzen, Blumen, Früchten, . III. Band

      Prag: Peter Bohmanns Erben 1824 - HLDr. mit LDr.-Ecken, goldgeprägter Rückentitel in grünem Schildchen, marmorierte Deckelbezüge, gemusterte Vorsätze, Titelblatt+folgende kolorierte Stiche (samt jeweils Beschreibung): vierf. Thiere: 34-50; Vögel 35-53; Fische 26-36; Amphibien 14-17; Insecten 25-34; Pflanzen 46-67; Trachten 1-5; Verm. Gegenst. 9-16 + [6] Seiten mit Inhalt, d.h. komplett, 22 x 26,5 cm, von außen berieben, fliegende Blätter ausgerissen, durchgehend leicht stockfleckig, einige Blätter auch leicht fingerfleckig, manchmal geringfügig eingerissen, an zwei Stellen ganz leicht mit Bleistift angekritzelt, bei Vögel XLII, XLVI zwei Vögel mit Titenstift nachgezogen, insgesamt noch guter Zustand. Book Language/s: de [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Atlas moderno para uso da mocidade, ou principios claros para se aprender facilmente, e em pouco tempo a geografia: com hum tratado methodico da esfera, onde se explicao o movimento dos astros, os diversos systemas, e o uso dos globos. Traduzido do Francez. Nova edicao augmentada.

      Rolland, Lisboa (Lissabon): 1824 - Lisboa (Lissabon): Rolland 1824, (12°, 10 x 15 cm). 24, 294 S., 1 Bl., 90 S. (Supplemento), 3 Bll.(Annoncen) u. 24 gefaltete Kupferstichkarten. Brauner geglätteter Kalbslederband mit Rückenschild u. etwas Rückenvergoldung. (Kanten leicht berieben, einige leichte Bleistiftanstreichungen. Exemplar auf festem Papier, insgesamt gut erhalten). Selten / Rare. * vgl. Phillips 3504. Portugiesische Ausgabe des hübschen "Kinder-Atlas" (Atlas des enfans), der seit 1760 in mehreren Städten (zuerst durch J. H. Schneider in Amsterdam, dann in Brüssel, Augsburg, Lissabon, Warschau, Leiden, Madrid, Venezia, Lyon, Lissabon) publiziert wurde. Hier wurde europaweit eine neue Form des geographischen Unterrichts initiiert: "stumme" Landkarten förderten das Erlernen der Geographie. Die Texte vermitteln in Frage und Antwort eine entsprechende Landeskenntnis. Die hübschen kleinen Karten (Welt und 4 Kontinente, 20 europäische Länder, 2 Sphärenkarten) enthalten lediglich Umrisse und Grenzen der Länder, dazu Kennzahlen und Buchstaben für Städte, Provinzen und Flüsse, deren Auflösung der Schüler zu lernen hatte. Mit einer Abhandlung über den Globus, umfangreichem Namensindex und einem Supplement, das die neuen politischen Einteilungen in Europa und Übersee behandelt. Die Kupferplatten der Landkarten wurden in einigen Fällen zwischen den Verlegern in verschiedenen Städten ausgetauscht (so z.B. zwischen Amsterdam und Brüssel, zwischen Augsburg und Lyon, wo sie unverändert in den dortigen Kinderatlanten abgedruckt wurden). Beiliegt ein entsprechender Text über Prussia-Karten in europäischen Kinderatlanten (4 S., 1982). (Kanten leicht berieben, einige leichte Bleistiftanstreichungen. Exemplar auf festem Papier, insgesamt gut erhalten). Selten / Rare. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Traité de la méthode fumigatoire ou de l'emploi médical des bains et douches de vapeur

      deux volumes in-8, [8]-416 + Paris, Gabon, 1824, , deux volumes in-8, [8]-416 + [4]-430 pages, 3 planches dépliantes, demi-chagrin vert foncé, dos à faux nerfs, Édition originale. Toussaint Rapou (1777-1857), médecin lyonnais et chirurgien en chef de la garde nationale de Lyon, a effectué des recherches sur les effets de la vapeur sur diverses maladies. Il ouvrit en 1819 un établissement de bains de vapeurs, représenté sur les 3 planches dépliantes gravées sur cuivre qui ornent cet ouvrage ; elles comprennent une "vue en perspective" (façade), deux coupes de l'élévation, deux plans au sol et, en pied de la troisième planche, un appareil portatif pour l'administration de vapeurs à domicile. Rapou porta ensuite ses intérêts vers l'homéopathie et la doctrine d'Hahnemann. Hirsch IV, p. 722. Reliure postérieure (seconde moitié XIXe siècle). Étiquettes en pied des dos.

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        Captn Franklin, R.N., F.R.S. Commander of the Land Arctic Expedition withFort Enterprise in the background. Drawn by G.R. Lewis. Eng'd byF.C. Lewis.

      [London]. Published for G. Lewis by Hurst &Robinson, Cheapside, Jan. 1, 1824.. stipple engraved portrait,chine colli? c.33x 28cm from the strike line (image size 20x 17cm),the overall size is 49.5x 35.5cm, an excellent clean clear strike,tastefully framed, not in NPG, rare.() The chine colli? processmeans the print was engraved on China or India paper and laid downon a stronger back sheet. The pressure of the press unites the twodamp sheets without adhesives. The thinner paper produces a betterimagine. .

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        A Sketch of the Botany of South Carolina and Georgia (Volume 2)

      J.R. Schenk, Charleston, S.C. 1824 - Volume 2 only. 1824. Rebound in brown cloth boards with new end papers- boards are in good condition with only minor wear, original end papers are gone with the original title page laid in loose. Lacking plates xi and xii (one leaf). Has a good binding, no marks or notations, no smoky or musty odors, has some foxing. Feel free to further inquire. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        British Preserve, Drawn and Etched by S. Howitt

      Rodwell & Martin, London - 1824. Engraved title vignette and 36 magnificent full-page page, each with its original protective tissue. Original half tan calf over marbled paper-covered boards. Spine with raised bands and richly gilt in compartments; brown title label. Some scuffing at the joints and spine tips, else a fine, clean copy, with the plates fresh throughout. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        British Preserve. Drawn and Etched by S. Howitt.

      London: Rodwell & Martin 1824 - Proof copy. 4to. (31 x 25 cm). Title page, list of plates, 36 plates. Contemporary full polished mottled calf with double gilt ruled and floral rolled tooled gilt borders, joints expertly repaired at head, spine with raised gilt decorated bands, richly decorated in compartments with gilt animals, birds and floral motifs, inner dentelles gilt, with marbled endpapers. Ex-libris Robert Thomas Jackson, with his engraved bookplate on front paste down. 36 etched plates. Some light foxing to 3 plates. Trivial damp stain to edges of last few plates. A very attractive copy. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        The works of Antonio Canova in sculpture and modelling engraved in outline by Henry Moses With descriptions from the Italian of the Countess Albrizzi and a Biographical Memoir by Count Cicognara.

      Septimus Prowett, London, 1824, 2 vols in three-quarters maroon cloth with maroon leather spine, VG+, 1st, 18 x 27 cm. Both volumes are complete and the bindings intact. Corners are bumped and the spine and boards are rubbed as per accompanying photographs. There is also a limited amount of foxing. Additional photographs available on request.

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      - Lithographie v. Kunike, 1824, 25,5 x 35

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        Gesamtansicht, "Stadt Ulm".

      - Lithographie v. Kunike, 1824, 25,5 x 35

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      - Lithographie v. Kunike, 1824, 25 x 35

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        Gesamtansicht, i. Vgr. Heuernte.

      - Lithographie v. Kunike n. Alt, 1824, 25,5 x 35

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      printed for C and J Rivington (et al), London 1824 - Twelfth edition. Nine vols. 8vo. (22cm) (viii), xxxix, (36), 510, portrait of Locke as frontispiece (with tissue guard) from a portrait by Godfrey Kneller (now in the National Portrait Gallery,London), and one folding table; (xiv), 459, (26); (iv), 498, (2); (iv), 485, (7); (iv), 574, (8); (iv), 424, (8); (vii), pp iv-496, (6); (vii), pp iv-472, (8); (iv), 564, (8) pp. Contemporary, full cross-hatched calf, spines divided into four compartments by raised bands, two labels on each, single gilt thread border round the edges of the boards. Page edges speckled red. Edges of the spines a touch tender on some vols and rubbed at head and tail, tips of corners rubbed and in some cases worn. A handsome and solid set. Vol 1. Preface by the editor. Life of the author. Analysis of Mr. Locke's Doctrine of ideas [fold. tab.] Essay concerning human understanding, to the end of book III, chap. VI. Vol 2. Essay concerning human understanding (concluded). Defence of Mr. Locke's opinion concerning personal identity. Of the conduct of the understanding. Some thoughts concerning reading and study for a gentleman. Elements of natural philosophy. New method of a common-place book. Vol 3. Letter to the Right Rev. Edward Lord Bishop of Worcester, concerning Mr. Locke's Essay of human understanding. Mr. Locke's reply to the Bishop of Worcester's answer to his letter. Answer to Remarks upon an Essay concerning human understanding. Mr. Locke's reply to the Bishop of Worcester's answer to his second letter. Vol 4. Some considerations of the consequences of lowering the interest and raising the value of money (Letter to a member of Parliament. 1691.) Short observations on a printed paper entitled, 'For encouraging the coining silver money in England' . Further considerations concerning raising the value of money. Two treatises of government. Vol 5. A letter concerning toleration. A second letter concerning toleration. Third and fourth letters for toleration. Vol 6. The reasonableness of Christianity. A vindication of the Reasonableness of Christianity, from Mr. Edward's reflections. A second vindication. Vol 7. Essay for the understanding of St. Paul's Epistles. Paraphrase and notes on the Epistles of St. Paul to the Galatians, I and II Corinthians, Romans and Ephesians. Vol 8. Some thoughts concerning education. An examination of P. Malebranche's opinion of seeing all things in God. A discourse of miracles. Memoirs relating to the life of Anthony, first earl of Shaftesbury. Some familiar letters between Mr. Locke and several of his friends. Vol 9. Continuation of familiar letters. [Miscellaneous letters and pieces]. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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