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        Malsesine vers Riva

      1824. Acquatinta incisa in rame da Rordorf su disegno di Wetzel, dipinta d'epoca, mm 192x275.Suggestiva veduta presa da sud con il castello al centro della veduta; tratta dalla celebre opera " Voyage pittoresque au Lac de Garde ou Benaco " pubblicata da Orel Fussli, senz'altro la più ricercata ed elegante serie pubblicata sul lago di Garda.Esemplare ben conservato nella parte incisa, rifilata ai margini, titolo originale inciso conservato. Certamente proveniente da un album di viaggio, per la cui realizzazione era pratica comune smarginare del tutto le stampe ed applicarle su un foglio di supporto, in modo da uniformare stampe di diverse serie e misure. Sinistri-Spini " Il Garda nelle stampe ", 91.

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        L'Heritage

      Paris: (Cosson for) Lecointe et Durey 1824 - 5 volume set, 7 inches tall, Quarter calf with twin labels and gilt centre tools. Some fading and rubbing to the boards. Small split to the foot of volume one, but still perfectly solid. First edition in French of The Inheritance (Edinburgh, 1824). Scottish novelist Susan Ferrier's popular second novel. translated by Defauconpret, already established as the translator of sir Walter Scott. This set is from the library, though without the bookplates, assembled at Voltaire's former home, the Chateau de Cirey ( Champagne) by Mme de Simiane ( 1761-1835 ), sometime lover of Lafayette and later, a correspondent of Fanny Burney. Diane-Adelaide de Simiane's early life was colourful and she came to Cirey in 1795 after a period of incarceration during the Terror. Previously she had been married to Charles-Francois de Simiane, who had served with Lafayette in America and who died in mysterious circumstances in 1787. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        JOURNAL OF A SECOND VOYAGE FOR THE DISCOVERY OF A NORTH-WEST PASSAGE FROM THE ATLANTIC TO THE PACIFIC; Performed In The Years 1821-22-23, In His Majesty's Ships Fury and Hecla.

      John Murray, London 1824 - London: John Murray, 1824. 4to. 1st edition. [8pp] + xxx + [1pp] + 571pp + [1pp]. 26 engraved plates, 9 engraved maps (4 folding), 4 folding sheets of land profiles, tables, illustrations. All plates and charts are complete and clean. Contemporary half calf, with period-style spine, elaborate tooling in the compartments, black leather label.  Clean and very good. Convinced that a route to the Northwest Passage existed out of Hudson's Bay, Parry set out on an expedition in the spring of 1821 with the ships Fury and Hecla. He was instructed to meet up with, and offer assistance to John Franklin's overland expedition in the Coronation Gulf region. Parry sailed though Hudson Strait and Foxe Channel and into Frozen Strait, westward into Repulse Bay and then northward into Lyon Inlet. The expedition spent the winter at Winter Island, where the crew enjoyed much improved living conditions over what was typically known. While at Winter Island, they were visited by a group of Inuit, and as a result, a considerable amount of information was collected and compiled on their customs and way of life. G.F. Lyon's skilful drawings, depicting the Inuit in their traditional clothing, at work, on the hunt, and at play, became the basis for the illustrations used in Parry's journal. When Parry was able to set sail again the next year, he resumed his voyage northward to discover and explore Fury and Hecla Straits, but owing to heavy ice, proceeded only to Igloolik Island off the northwest coast of Melville Peninsula where they spent the second winter. The following summer, Parry aborted the expedition and headed back to England. [AB 13142] [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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         Vue générale du Mont-Blanc prise au-dessus de Sallenches.

      1824 455 x 554 mm. Rare vue du Mont-Blanc Belle vue figurant le Mont-Blanc et l'entreé de la ville de Sallanches, lithographiée, sur Chine monté, par Godefroy Engelmann d'après un dessin de Jules-Louis-Frédéric Villeneuve (1796-1842). Petites déchirures dans la marge supérieure restaurées. Bel exemplaire.

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        Les jeunes voyageurs en France.

      1824Etienne Ledoux Libraire Editeur, Paris, 1824. 6 volumes in-12, reliure plein veau marbré, dos lisse orné de frises et de dentelles en queue, pièces de titre et tomaison maroquin rouge, plats ornés de filets et dentelles en encadrement, dentelles intérieures et tranches jaspées, orné de 100 cartes coloriées ou vues de ville en noir hors-texte par A.M. Perrot, gravées par Blanchard, 279, 263, 303, 241, 246 et 238 pages. Rousseurs, néanmoins bel exemplaire.La librairie est ouverte du mardi au samedi de 9h30 à 12h30 et de 13h30 à 19h00. Commandes par courriel ou téléphone. Envoi rapide, emballage soigné.

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        Dizionario topografico-storico degli stati estensi. Opera postuma del cavalier abate Girolamo Tiraboschi.

      Tipografia Camerale, 1824. Due volumi in 4to, pp. (4), 413, (3), (4), 468, (2) e 2 tavole ripiegate. Legatura coeva in mezza pelle con titolo e fregi in oro ai dorsi, piatti ricoperti di carta marmorizzata, tagli picchiettati. Qualche lieve fioritura, ma ottima copia. Prima edizione, apparsa postuma. Quest'opera è una vera e propria enciclopedia che nella successione alfabetica delle voci di città, terre, ville, pievi, fiumi e monti, ricostruisce, dall'etimologia dei nomi alle vicende delle grandi famiglie, il passato delle terre estensi. Il Tiraboschi, originario di Bergamo, prosecutore della grande tradizione storiografica muratoriana, gesuita dal 1746, fu chiamato a Modena nel 1770 con l'incarico di dirigere la Biblioteca Estense. Nella citta' emiliana rimase per tutta la vita, attendendo a studi ancora oggi consultabili con profitto per la sterminata dottrina che vi e' profusa e per il rigore del metodo. Tra questi ricordiamo soprattutto la Storia della letteratura italiana (1772-1781). Dal 1773 al '90 fu prima collaboratore e poi direttore del Nuovo giornale dei letterati d'Italia (cfr. C. Frati, Dizionario bio-bibliografico dei bibliotecari e bibliofili italiani, Firenze, 1933, pp. 534-541). Lozzi, 2829.

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        Posthumous Poems

      printed [by C. H. Reynell] for John and Henry L. Hunt, London 1824 - 8vo. [230 x 140 x 30 mm]. xi, [i], 415, [1] pp. Bound c.1900 by Zaehnsdorf (signed in gilt on front doublure and with stamp in gilt on rear free endleaf) in brown goatskin, the covers tooled in gilt with a single fillet border and a panel of seven fillets entwined with leafy stems. Smooth spine lettered in gilt with long leafy stems, the edges of the boards tooled with a gilt fillet, turn-ins and matching inside joints tooled with nine gilt fillets and doublures of burgundy goatskin with a large floral onlay of green, white and tan goatskin tooled in gilt, red silk endleaves with a gilt fillet border, top edge gilt, the others uncut. (Rebacked preserving original spine, a little rubbed). Bound without the errata leaf, which was probably produced after the book had begun to be circulated. Occasional light browning but a very good copy, with uncut edges, in a fine binding by Zaehnsdorf. The Preface was written and signed by Mary Shelley. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: George Bayntun ABA ILAB PBFA]
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        Collection Des Trios pour Deux Violons et Basse, et pour Violin, Alto et Basse

      Janet et Cotelle, Paris 1824 - Three hardback volumes ((Violin 1, Violin 2/Viola and Violoncello/Basso) each containing nine books, a total of 52 String Trios. Paris: Pierre-Honore Janet & Alexandre Cotelle c.1824. pn 1412 - 1420. RISM B 3097. Quarter bound marbled boards, gilt titles on spine and title lozenge on front board. Violin 1: Engraved title plus 183 pages. Occasional foxing. Violin2/Viola: 169 pages. Small hole in title page and slightly more foxing. Violoncello/Basso: 145 pages. Similar foxing to volume 2. Spines all show signs of wear with some loss at base, the marbled boards all show signs of wear at extremities. All three volumes are tightly bound. Overall a nice set, internally VG. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Hancock & Monks Music]
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        \"The Town of Montrose\". Blick über den South-Esk auf die Stadt. Gesamtansicht mit zahlreichen Segelschiffen und ländlicher Staffage im Vordergrund.

       Altkol. Aquatinta von J. Clark bei Smith & Elder, London, 1824, 38 x 56 cm. Prächtige Vedute der schottischen Hafenstadt. Farbfrisch und wohl erhalten. Versand D: 6,00 EUR Europa, Großbritannien

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        Catalogue des Livres de la Bibliothéque de M. Motteley, composée d'une Collection considérable d'Elzévirs et autres beaux Livres et Manuscrits rares, précieux et singuliers, la plupart reliés par Desseuil, Padeloup, Derome, Simier, Purgold, Thouvenin et Vogel;

      dont la vente se fera le jeudi 2 décembre 1824, et jours suivans... 5 p.l., 219, [1] pp. 8vo, cont. boards, black leather lettering piece on spine. Paris: Silvestre, 1824. An important sale. "Ce catalogue renferme une réunion très-nombreuse de livres imprimés par les Elzeviers; il en est de très-rares et qui étaient jusqu'alors restés inconnus aux bibliographes."­Brunet, Dictionnaire de Bibliologie Catholique, col. 498. A large number of Motteley's books come from the libraries of de Thou and the Comte d'Hoym. We learn from the same source that Motteley (d. 1850), lived as a hermit, alone and isolated in a rundown apartment. He was afraid to make home repairs because of his fear of disturbing the treasures on which he had spent so much money. Of the 2173 lots, approximately 550 are attributed to the Elzeviers; a number of the items are accompanied by useful printed notes and include an expansive contribution by Charles Nodier on lot 533. Fine copy, printed on thick paper and priced throughout in a contemporary hand.

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        Abbildungen aus der Naturgeschichte mit Text von Dr. H. R. Schinz.

      Zürich, Friedrich Schulthess, [1824-1828]. Folio (28.1 x 40.7 cm). Title page, 104 pp. [1-20, 27-112, but text complete], 41 [12; 8; 9; 12] lithographed plates, all finely hand-coloured except plates I-II of the plants, which are plain as published. Original blind-tooled green cloth with gilt title on the front board.= The rare first edition of this early and comprehensive work on natural history by the Swiss naturalist Heinrich Rudolf Schinz (1777-1862). It consists of four parts, of which the plate-numbering starts anew: mammals (12 plates); birds (eight plates), reptiles, fish, and invertebrates including insects and molluscs (9 plates), and plants (12 plates). The text page numbering is consecutive. This work is not mentioned in the Cat. BM(NH), and neither by Casey Wood. Text occasionally spotted, especially in the margins; plates clean. A very good to fine copy. Nissen ZBI, 3669.

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        LUGO - "Piazza Del Carmine in Lugo" C. Conti dis. - B. Rosaspina inc. In basso dedica dell'A.

      s.d. (1824).. Incisione in rame; f. della lastra 42,5x33,5, larghi margini. Lievi tracce di umidità. In: Rosaspina, Bernardo - Ventisette incisioni rappresentanti diversi luoghi della Romagna disegnate da L. Ricciardelli ed incise da Bernardo Rosaspina.

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        THE STUDIES OF NATURE, TO WHICH ARE ADDED THE INDIAN COTTAGE, AND PAUL AND VIRGINIA, 3 VOLUMES (COMPLETE)

      1824. John Bumpus - W. Booth - W. Baynes, London. 1824. In - 16.Carré. Relié cuir dos - coins. Etat d'usage. Couv. légèrement passée. Dos très frotté. Quelques rousseurs. 340 pages pour le tome I, 452 pages pour le tome II et 213 + 128 + 62 pages pour le tome III. Gravure en noir et blanc en frontispice du vol. I (portrait). Text in English. Titres, tomaisons, fleurons, roulettes et filets dorés sur les dos. Tranches marbrées. Etiquettes de code sur les dos. Tampons de bibliothèque en pages de titre. Fortes épidermures sur les dos. Plats frottés. With a Memoir of the author and Notes critical and explanatory by the Rev. E. CLARKE. In 3 volumes.

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        Observations on the anatomy of the duck-billed animal of New South Wales, the Ornithorynchus paradoxus of naturalists [AND] Observations on the organs of digestion and their appendages, and on the organs of respiration and circulation, in the Ornithorynchus paradoxus [AND] On the kidneys, urinary bladder, and organs of generation, in the male of the Ornithorynchus paradoxus.

      Edinburgh, Adam Black, 1824. 8vo (20.8 x 13.4 cm). 15+6+24 pp., three engraved plates. Contemporary quarter calf over marbled boards. Spine with gilt lines and title. Marbled endpapers. Speckled edges.= Three early accounts on the anatomy and morphology of one of Australia's most famous mammals: the duck-billed Platypus, then a still quite mysterious animal, by Robert Knox. The three plates show the "poison gland and duct in the foot" (it is the only poisonous mammal), the "complex clavicle and scapulae", and the "organs of generation in the male". On page 27, Knox remarked "It is well known that the specimens of this very extraordinary animal first brought to Europe were considered by many as impositions. They reached England by vessels which had navigated the Indian seas, a circumstance in itself sufficient to rouse the suspicions of the scientific naturalist, aware of the monstrous impostures which the artful Chinese had so frequently practised on European adventurers...". Contained in volume 5(1) of the 'Memoirs of the Wernerian Natural History Society', together with several unrelated papers, as well as Knox' two accounts "of the foramen centrale of the retina, generally called the "Foramen of Soemmering", as seen in the eyes of certain reptiles", with a fine plate. Boards extremities somewhat rubbed and worn; old stamp on title page. A few marginalia in the index (not in Knox's paper). A very good copy. Rare. Not in Ferguson.

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        Castelli e Ponti...con alcune ingegnose Pratiche, e con la Descrizione del Trasporto dell'Obelisco Vaticano e di altri del Cavaliere Domenico Fontana

      Seconda Edizione con l'Aggiunta di Macchine posteriori e premesse le Notizie storiche della Vita e delle Opere dello stesso Zabaglia. Compilate…dell'Avvocato Filippo Maria Renazzi. Finely engraved frontis. port. of Zabaglia (margins a little foxed), engraved vignettes on Italian & Latin titles, a large engraved headpiece, & 62 fine engraved plates (ten are folding). 4 p.l., xxix, [1], 46, [4], 48 pp. Text in both Italian and Latin. Large folio (505 x 375 mm.), fine Roman green sheep maroquiné with covers richly gilt in a panel design (a few scuff marks & defects), flat spine richly gilt (ends of spine a little worn), probably bound by the "Pope Gregory XVI binder." Rome: C. Puccinelli, 1824. Second edition, with important additions, of this finely illustrated engineering book. The first edition appeared in 1743. Zabaglia (1664-1750), "master mason of the Fabric of St. Peter's," was one of the foremost engineers and mechanics of his time. He was responsible for the maintenance of St. Peter's in Rome and designed the scaffolding and other devices used for its decoration and repair. The scaffolds - both ground and suspension - were extraordinary temporary structures designed to support, at the great heights of the basilica, the workers, equipment, materials, and machines necessary for restoration works, mosaic and painting decorations, the installation of statues, as well as for placing the iron hoops in the dome to stabilize cracks. Zabaglia made important advances in the technique used to graft and join wooden beams to assemble very large scaffolds and machines. He also founded a "School of Practical Mechanics." The handsome plates in this work depict Zabaglia's inventions including hoists, lifting machines, various kinds of scaffolds, machinery, tools, mosaics, artists at work, men working in a quarry, the transportation of marble and stone, the transportation and lifting of the Vatican obelisk by Fontana in the late 16th century, Zabaglia's transportation of the great obelisk of Augustus, etc. Our edition is enriched by eight new plates depicting the scaffolds made by Zabaglia's most skillful pupils, including Pietro Albertini and Angelo Paraccini. Added is a biography of Zabaglia with a detailed account of his other engineering achievements. A most handsome copy, finely bound. ? Dibner, Moving the Obelisks (1991). For the binder , see Cat. della Mostra Legature papali da Eugenio IV a Paolo VI (Rome: 1977), no. 284, tav. 204. Riccardi II, 642-"Bellissima…Non è noto chi abbia compilata quest'opera nella quale trovansi giudiziosi congegni meccanici per la costruzione dei fabbricati, immaginati dal Zabaglia, ma certo non descritti da lui, che era illetterato.".

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        Geological Map of Durham..

      Folding engraved map (520 x 595 mm.) in fifteen sections, finely handcolored, backed with linen as issued (two sections also backed with marbled board as issued), preserved in the orig. marbled card slip-case (a little worn), orig. yellow printed paper label on upper cover. London: Published by J. Cary, March 1st 1824. First edition of William Smith's geological map of Durham, one in a series of county maps produced by Smith, each separately issued, which were the first detailed geological maps of specific areas. Smith's individual maps are extremely rare on the market. Smith produced the first geological map of England and Wales in 1815, which contained "an amazing amount of correct detail" (D.S.B.) and was the basis for all the geological maps that followed. In 1819 he began the publication of a geological atlas of England and Wales. Published in parts over five years, it remained unfinished, containing twenty-one maps of various English counties. "All the county maps published contain much more information than was shown on Smith's large map of 1815, and indicate that during the intervening years he had done much to increase his knowledge. The maps are based on Cary's county maps, and are headed 'By W. Smith, Mineral Surveyor.' Each map measures 21 ½ inches by 19 1/4 inches [across the ruled border]; the scale varies slightly but averages 3 miles to an inch."-Sheppard, William Smith: His Maps and his Memoirs (1920), p. 155. The map of Durham appeared in the sixth and last part (1824), and was also issued separately, as here. The title above appears in the upper margin; another title is given in a circular tablet in the lower left corner: "A New Map of Durham, divided into Wards, exhibiting its Roads, Rivers, Parks, &c. By John Cary Engraver. 1824." "One of his significant achievements was the identification of the presence of coal in the eastern parts of County Durham, beneath the overlying Magnesian Limestone. The advice he gave to the landowners there led to the establishment of new collieries, resulting in the construction of port and dock facilities at both Hartlepool and Seaham Harbour during the 1830s; both ports were connected by rail to the new mines."-Skempton et al., eds., A Biographical Dictionary of Civil Engineers, p. 639. On this copy of the map the railways in the south-east of the county have been added later in manuscript. Fine copy. ? Davis, "William Smith's Geological Atlas and the Later History of the Plates," in J. Soc. Bib. of Nat. Hist., Vol. 2, pp. 388-95-"The maps were sold separately in sheets or mounted to fold into a cover bearing a special yellow printed label for each county." Eyles, "William Smith (1769-1839): a Bibliography" in J. Soc. Bib. of Nat. Hist., Vol. 5, pp. 87-109, no. 33.

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        Villa luogo non lungi da Domo / Lib. 10 Tav. II

      1824-32. Veduta panoramica della cittadina di Villadossola presa dalla strada che costeggia il torrente Ovesca. Non menzionata nella bibliografia di riferimento.La stampa in caso di vendità potrà essere consegnata dopo la mostra di Varzo (VB) a fine settembre mm 233x324

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        Folge von 18 Kupferstichtafeln mit Ansichten von Hamburg aus: Ansichten der Freien Hansestadt Hamburg und ihrer Umgebungen. Frankfurt, Wilmans, 1824-28. Format 11 x 18,5 cm. Lose in marmor. Hldr.-Mappe d. Zt. mit goldgepr. Ldr.-Deckelschild und Schließbändern (beschabt).

      1824 - Vollständige Folge der Hamburger Ansichten, gestochen nach Vorlagen des aus Wien stammenden, in Frankfurt am Main ansässigen Landschaftsmalers Anton Radl (1774-1852).- Mit Ansichten von Börse, Hafen, Baumhaus, Jungfernstieg, Michaelis Kirche, Rainvilles Garten, Eppendorf, Ottensen, Harburg, Blankenese, Reitbrock u.a.- Etwas stockfleckig (überwiegend im weißen Rand).- Exlibris. Gewicht in Gramm: 500

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        Die Bibel, das ist, Alle Bu cher der ganzen Heiligen Schrift des Alten und Neuen Testaments : nach der in Zu rich kirchlich eingefu hrten Uebersetzung auf's neue mit Gorgfalt durchgesehen.

      Zu rich, gedruckt bey Orell, Fu ssli und Compagnie,, Zurich 1824 - Book measures 16 1/2 x 10 1/4 inches. Collation, 815 pages. Bound in original publishers leather backed wooden boards, raised bands, two leather,metal clasps, and five square decorative metal studs on each board, full marble edges, coloured endpapers. Calf has some very minor wear, hinge joints rubbed, but boards very firm. A very nice period binding. Internally, pages very clean throughout. A very nice clean copy, in a very unusual attractive binding. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Valle di Domodossola vista da Crevola / Lib. 10 Tav. IV

      1824-32. Panoramica ed ampia veduta della valle vista dalle alture di Crevola.La stampa in caso di vendità potrà essere consegnata dopo la mostra di Varzo (VB) a fine settembre mm 232x326

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        Ingolstadt Bayern Altkolorierte Lithographie von Kunike, 1824

       25,5 x 35,5 cm reine Bildgröße \"Ingolstadt, Bayern \" Altkolorierte Lithographie von Adolph Kunike, gering stockfleckig, 1824. Wir verkaufen nur Originale und garantieren für deren Echtheit uneingeschränkt. Versandkostenfreie Lieferung

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        Eigenh. Brief mit U. Breslau, 26. I. 1824.

      1824. 1¼ SS. auf Doppelblatt 4to. Nur wenige Monate vor seinem frühen Tod mit nur 44 Jahren, wohl an seinen Verleger Arnold in Dresden, die Handschrift bereits vom Schlaganfall gezeichnet: "Ew. Wohlgebohren geehrtes Schreiben vom 16. Januar habe ich erhalten und danke ergebenst für gütige Berechnung und Übersendung, die Anweisungen [...] sind acceptirt worden. Aber J. Fr. Korn hat nur die an ihn gerichtete mit der mündlichen Erklärung b. m. comittirt, daß er diese Post bereits in Leipzig bezahlt habe. Ich lege daher diese Assignation zur weitern Veranlassung wieder bey. - Ich bin mit Vergnügen bereit die ersten 7 Bände meiner Schriften nach Ihrem Wunsche einer nochmahligen Durchsicht zu unterwerfen, und will auch, da Sie es wünschen, die Verwandlung des Mexiko in ein Mejiko acceptiren, ob sie mir gleich einigermaßen würgend eingeht. Die Durchsicht zu bewirken, muß ich Sie jedoch um Übersendung eines Exemplars der ersten 7 Bände: Erzstufen 3 / Prinz Friedrich 1 / Mexiko 3 ersuchen, da ich von allen meinen Sachen nur ein einziges Exemplar, das ich meiner Frau geschenkt, besitze. Je früher ich das Exemplar erhalte, desto gewisser hoffe ich die 7 Theile bis zum May u. druckfertig remittiren zu können. Können Sie mir das Exemplar schon broschirt schicken so würde dadurch ungemein viel Zeit erspart werden. Wünschen Sie übrigens auch daß ich meine neuen Schriften für den besondern Abdruck arrangire, so bitte ich um gütige Nachricht, um in Zeiten anfangen zu können. Diese wären das Liebhabertheater, der böhmische Mägdekrieg, der Wunsch des Canfu, [...] Christine und ihr Hof. - Beifolgendes Päckchen bitte ich an Winkler [?] gelangen zu lassen. Es enthält eine neue Erzählung für die Abendzeitung. Sie würde zum Neujahr schon eingegangen seyn aber eine [...] Halblähmung an der linken Seite [...] hat mich in jeder Beziehung furchtbar zurückgesetzt. Noch immer bin ich nicht hergestellt, wie Sie aus der Unbildkeit meiner Handschrift entschuldigend ersehen werden [...]". - Gebräunt; unbedeutende Randeinrisse.

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        Die Bibel, das ist, Alle Bu¨cher der ganzen Heiligen Schrift des Alten und Neuen Testaments : nach der in Zu¨rich kirchlich eingefu¨hrten Uebersetzung auf's neue mit Gorgfalt durchgesehen.

      Zurich : Zu¨rich, gedruckt bey Orell, Fu¨ssli und Compagnie,, 1824. Book measures 16 1/2 x 10 1/4 inches. Collation, 815 pages. Bound in original publishers leather backed wooden boards, raised bands, two leather,metal clasps, and five square decorative metal studs on each board, full marble edges, coloured endpapers. Calf has some very minor wear, hinge joints rubbed, but boards very firm. A very nice period binding. Internally, pages very clean throughout. A very nice clean copy, in a very unusual attractive binding. . Full Period Calf. Very Good Plus. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

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        Veduta esterna del Duomo di Pisa / Vue Extérieure de la Cathétrale de Pise – Veduta interna del Duomo di Pisa / Vue Intérieure de la Cathétrale de Pise.

      - Dal celebre "Chiese principali d'Europa" edito a Milano da Artaria nel 1824, e successivamente ristampato nel 1829 dalla Tipografia Destefanis. Coppia di incisioni in rame all’acquatinta, colore d’epoca, cm 40,5 x 49 circa (alla lastra) più margini. La veduta esterna è disegnata dal vero da C. Gilio e incisa da L. Rupp; la veduta interna è disegnata dal vero da C. Gilio e incisa da L. Rupp. Esemplari con un lieve ingiallimento della carta ai margini, in tenue e piacevole coloritura, buono lo stato di conservazione.

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        Esterno della metropolitana di Sienna

      1824. Veduta del duomo di Sien tratta dal celebre "Chiese principali d'Europa" edito a Milano da Artaria nel 1824. Incisione in acquatinta, finemente colorata a mano, in ottimo stato di conservazione. Milano Milan E. Pellegrini, "Palazzi e vie di Siena", pp. 80 - 82 370 520

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        Views in Spain

      John Murray, London 1824 - Moderate rubbing to joints. Small loss of leather at tips of corners of front board. (<1/2"). Small 1" tidemark to blank lower corner of first dozen plates. Small ink number added to top left corner of margin of plates. Plate 41 "Alcazar, Toledo", with accompanying letterpress leaf, is bound in preceding Plate 37 "Alcazar, ditto [Segovia]", which threw the annotator [they numbered both plates 41 and 37 as 37in the top corner, then skipped a number, so that from plate 43 onwards the numbering of the 60 plates again matches the numbering in the Contents list ("Views in Spain").] Title leaf with some foxing, minor staining and small abrasion to lower corner. Split to gutter at the rear hinge. Small 1/4" wide by 1/2" high chip to leather at tail end of upper joint. Minor rubbing and marks to leather boards. Plates generally very good with minimal foxing. Some foxing to final plate. No previous owner's markings. ; 60 lithograph plates + lithographed title with vignette illustration. Each plate accompanied by a leaf of letterpress. Without half-title page. Pagination: [2 (title)] [8 (preface)] [2 (contents - "Views in Spain"; "Errata" at end on verso)] (i)-ii ("To The Lord John Russell") [60] leaves letterpress + 60 plate leaves. Contemporary full red calf binding, with decorative gilt panels to both boards. Spine with gilt decoration, 5 bands, and leather lettering piece. Gilt decoration to edges of boards. Triple gilt ruled dentelles. Blue marbled endpapers and page edges. Page dimensions: 257 x 177mm. [Bibliographical reference: Abbey (Travel in Aquatint and Lithography 1770-1860) 147] [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Darstellung des Wapen- und Adelsbeweises EA

      Wien, Leopold Grund, 1824., Darstellung des Wapen- und Adelsbeweises nach den allgemeinen und besonderen politischen Gesetzen Oesterreichs, in Verbindung mit dem allgemeinen bürgerlichen Gesetzbuche, der Gerichtsordnung, Heraldik und Diplomatik zu historischen und juristischen Entscheidungen; nebst einem praktischen Theile über Verwandschafts-, Abstammungs- und Standes-Prozesse und Proben der alten Häuser Kinsky, Hoyos, Attems, Bathori, Tettau, u.s.w., als Handbuch für den Adel, für öffentliche Beamte bey politischen und gerichtlichen Stellen, dann Professoren, Wapenkönige, Advocaten, Agenten, Archivare, geschichtsforscher, und alle jene, welche mit Adelsbeweisen, Stammbäumen und Ahnenproben zu thun haben. von A. R. Namestnik, 3 Theile in 1 Band, hrsg. Wien, 1824, Verlag Leopold Grund; mit 4 gest. Tafeln u. 6 auf mehrf. gef. Stammtafeln, gr 8°, 1 Bl. VIS, 1 Bl, 307 S, 1 Bl, OKart, HiDeckel stärker fleckig u. mit Fehlst., komplettes Exemplar m. den raren Stichen! Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        Storia della Toscana sino al Principato con diversi saggi sulle Scienze, Lettere e Arti.

      Ciardetti, 1824. Sei volumi di cm. 23, pp. 2.000 ca. complessive. Ritratto inciso al primo volume. Bella legatura coeva in mezza pelle verde con piccole punte, dorsi lisci con titoli e fregi in oro. Piatti marmorizzati. Impeccabile stato di conservazione, ad ampi margini e carte candide. Opera importante, che certo non possiede il pregio della rarità, ma in quest'esemplare apprezzabile per stato di conservazione ed eleganza della legatura.

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        Journal of a Second Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific; Performed in the Years 1821-22-23 in His Majesty's Ships Fury and Hecla...

      London: John Murray, 1824. (6), xxx, 571 pp. b/w frontispiece, 30 plates, 4 folding recognition views, 4 folding charts. Parry cut his teeth in the Spitsbergen whale fishery, then served under Ross in the Arctic. He commanded his own expedition in 1819-20, which was successful. A second expedition was sent out in 1821 to attempt the long-desired Northwest Passage again. This is the report of the results of the second voyage. "This work deals with the characteristcs of the Eskimos and is a treatise on aboriginal life as well as a narrative of scientific discoveries." - Hill 1312. Arctic Bib. 13142, Bound in half calf over marbled boards, rebacked in handsome antique style.

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        Ansichten der Freien Hansestadt Hamburg und ihrer Umgebungen. 2 Bände.

      - Frankfurt, Wilmans, 1824-28. Gr.-8vo. VIII, 342 S., 3 Bl.; XII S., 2 Bl., 438 S., 1 Bl. Mit 2 gestochenen illustrierten Titeln u. 18 Kupfertafeln. Moderne Halbleder im Stil d. Zeit. Erste Ausgabe dieses berühmten Ansichtenwerks nach Zeichnungen des Wiener, später in Frankfurt ansässigen Landschaftsmalers u. Kupferstechers Anton Radl (1774-1852) mit malerischen Gesamt- u. Teilansichten vom alten Hamburg u. den Randgemeinden Harburg, Ottensen, Flottbeck, Blankenese, Eppendorf, Reitbrook u. Harvestehude sowie Darstellungen vom "Baumhaus", Wall u. "Hamburger Berg", von der Michaeliskirche, der Börse, dem "Jungfernstieg" u. der Weltberühmtheit "Rainville's Garten". Im Text wird ein umfassendes Bild von Hamburg und seinen Bewohnern entworfen. - Hamburgensien-Sammlung Rapp 2; Engelmann 549 u. 552; Schröder 1729.21 (Hübbe) u. 3024.2 (Plath); Wurzbach XXIV, 202 ff. (Radl). - Stockfleckig u. in den Rändern gebräunt. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Myriorama, a Collection of Many Thousand Landscapes, Designed by Mr. Clark.

      16 hand-coloured aquatint views after Clark, each numbered and mounted on a thin trip of card (200 x 70mm) with grey wash border top and bottom, contained in the original cardboard 'tray and lid' box with two divisions, hand-coloured aquatinted title label to outside lid, the aquatint views are slightly spotted, the book is rather rubbed with the label on the upper lid faded and stained, lower lip of box missing.The 16 hand-coloured cards, each with a landscape view, when placed together form a single panoramic view which is capable of rearrangement to form a endless variety of differing scenes. The subject typically shows a lake-shore with trees, figures, and animals in the foreground, island-castles and ships in the middle distance, and a background of mountains. It is claimed that Clark's set of sixteen cards are capable of 20,922,789,880,000 permutations!

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        La Germanie. Traduite de Tacite. Avec un Nouveau Commentaire extrait de Montesquieu et des principaux publicistes; ATLAS volume only.

      C. L. F. Panckoucke,, Paris: 1824 - The atlas volume only of M. Panckoucke's translation of the work by Tacitus, the atlas illustrating the Frenchman's views. The plates are varied; some are of classical Roman statuary, others are quite unexpected, especially the plate "Guerrier des Terres Australes" which is drawn directly from Francois Peron's "Voyages aux Terres Australes", published the same year (1824). The letterpress, which is in French, draws attention to the similarity in coiffure and facial paint between the Australian aborigines and the Sueves and Aries, ancient peoples of Germany. The Sueves populated an area in NW Spain and Portugal. Their custom was to plait their hair and secure it with a knot. The caption to this print, drawn and engraved by Ambrose Tardieu, "Guerrier des Terres Australes, Coiffe comme les Sueves, et peint de rouge et de noir comme les Aries, peuple de la Germanie." In Peron's "Voyage" the plate is by Nicolas Petit, plate XVIII, titled "Nouvelle-Hollande Cour-Rou-Bari-Gal". The other most unusual plate is one of amber, illustrating six stones, both raw and cut as jewelry, some occluded with insect corpses. Not found on Trove (a digital edition of the text only is available). See OCLC: 6914012 for text & atlas volume.4to, title, 12 plates, some copper engraved, others stipple, with letterpress, with the original tissue guards. Waterstain along the bottom margin, scattered foxing. Four of the plates are beautifully colored, "Medailles Romaines (plate 7); "Guerrier des Terres Australes" (plate 8); "Le Succin" (amber, plate 11); and the map of Germany "La Germanie" by Ambrose Tardieu, 1824 (plate 12). See OCLC: 6914012 quotes the atlas has 11 plates; this atlas contains 12 plates. 19th century rebind with half red cloth and red and black marbled paper, black and gilt title label, marbled end papers. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Journal of a Second Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific; Performed in the Years 1821-22-23 in His Majesty's Ships Fury and Hecla...

      London: John Murray, 1824. (6), xxx, 571 pp. b/w frontispiece, 30 plates, 4 folding recognition views, 4 folding charts. Parry cut his teeth in the Spitsbergen whale fishery, then served under Ross in the Arctic. He commanded his own expedition in 1819-20, which was successful. A second expedition was sent out in 1821 to attempt the long-desired Northwest Passage again. This is the report of the results of the second voyage. "This work deals with the characteristcs of the Eskimos and is a treatise on aboriginal life as well as a narrative of scientific discoveries." - Hill 1312. Arctic Bib. 13142, Bound in half calf over marbled boards, rebacked in handsome antique style.

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        Méditations poétiques -

      Charles Gosselin 1824 -, Paris - 1 volume. In-8 262 pp. Reliure d'époque demi-maroquin rouge long grain à coins. Dos à nerfs orné de filets et fleurons dorés et à froid. Edition imprimée sur vergé, avec titre illustré, vignettes et 3 figures de Desenne, culs-de-lampe gravés sur bois par Thompson. Exemplaire en partie non coupé. Rares piqûres. Très bel exemplaire. Belle et rare édition des Méditations, avec la Préface de Charles Nodier en édition originale. Ex-libris ?Bibliothèque Joachim Napoléon Murat?, fils du grand Murat. "O temps! suspends ton vol; et vous, heures propices! suspendez votre cours: Laissez-nous savourer les rapides délices des plus beaux de nos jours!" [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Motenebbi, der größte arabische Dichter. Zum ersten Mahle ganz übersetzt. Vienna, Heubner, 1824.

      1824. 8vo. LVI, (2), 427 pp. Contemp. half cloth with giltstamped spine title. First German edition of the highly influential poems of al-Mutanabbî (915-965). The famous poet of the Abbasidic era exerted a decisive influence on all subsequent poets in Arabic. - Ms. library shelfmark and stamp on title page (withdrawn). Brunet III, 1924. Goedeke VII, 764, 68. Wurzbach VII, 276, 44. Cf. GAL I, p. 86f. (for Motenebbi).

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        Relation aérostatique dédiée à la nation irlandaise par le docteur Potain

      Paris chez Delaunay, Dalibon, Ladvocat, Ponthieu 1824 In-4 broché de 32 pp., couverture imprimée. Edition originale. Ancien chirurgien major de la Marine royale et chirurgien principal d'armée, Potain fut l'auteur de l'expérience aérostatique du 17 juin 1785 consistant à relier Dublin à l'Angleterre par le canal Saint-Georges. Portrait-frontispice dépliant et une planche, lithographiés par C. Constans.

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        1824 COLOURED VIEWS OF THE RIVER SEVERN

      

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        The New Weeks Preparation for a Worthy Receiving of the Lord's Supper, as Recommended and Appointed by the Church of England.

      London - W. Bent 1824 - Published by W. Bent by the King's authority this is apersonalised copy of the weeks preparation. This companion containstwo parts andis a guide to the week includingprayers, hymns and a companion for the altar. Full title: The New Week's Preparation for a worthy receiving of the Lord's Supper: as recommendedand appointed by theChurch of England: consisting of meditations and prayers for the morning and evening of every day in the week: with forms of examination and confession of sins: and a companion at the altar directing communicant in his behavious and devotionsat theLord's table: alsoinstructions how to live well after receiving the HolySacrament: to which are added a morning and evening prayer for the closest or family. Condition: In a full calf gilt stampedbinding. Personalised gilt stamp indicates owner as Isaac Oldham Bold Esq, Bailiff of Liverpool. Externally, very smart. Some mild rubbing to boards, joints and tail of spine. Small ink spill to rear board. Pastedowns and endpages lined with silk and gilt stamped. Internally, generally firmly bound. Front endpaper loose. Pages bright and clean. Overall: VERYGOOD INDEED [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        La Germanie. Traduite de Tacite... Avec un Nouveau Commentaire extrait de Montesquieu et des principaux publicistes; ATLAS volume only

      Paris: C. L. F. Panckoucke, 1824. First edition. The atlas volume only of M. Panckoucke's translation of the work by Tacitus, the atlas illustrating the Frenchman's views. The plates are varied; some are of classical Roman statuary, others are quite unexpected, especially the plate "Guerrier des Terres Australes" which is drawn directly from Francois Peron's "Voyages aux Terres Australes", published the same year (1824). The letterpress, which is in French, draws attention to the similarity in coiffure and facial paint between the Australian aborigines and the Sueves and Aries, ancient peoples of Germany. The Sueves populated an area in NW Spain and Portugal. Their custom was to plait their hair and secure it with a knot. The caption to this print, drawn and engraved by Ambrose Tardieu, "Guerrier des Terres Australes, Coiffe comme les Sueves, et peint de rouge et de noir comme les Aries, peuple de la Germanie." In Peron's "Voyage" the plate is by Nicolas Petit, plate XVIII, titled "Nouvelle-Hollande Cour-Rou-Bari-Gal". The other most unusual plate is one of amber, illustrating six stones, both raw and cut as jewelry, some occluded with insect corpses. Not found on Trove (a digital edition of the text only is available). See OCLC: 6914012 for text & atlas volume. 4to, title, 12 plates, some copper engraved, others stipple, with letterpress, with the original tissue guards. Waterstain along the bottom margin, scattered foxing. Four of the plates are beautifully colored, "Medailles Romaines (plate 7); "Guerrier des Terres Australes" (plate 8); "Le Succin" (amber, plate 11); and the map of Germany "La Germanie" by Ambrose Tardieu, 1824 (plate 12). See OCLC: 6914012 quotes the atlas has 11 plates; this atlas contains 12 plates. 19th century rebind with half red cloth and red and black marbled paper, black and gilt title label, marbled end papers.

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        Draft of a Letter to the Catholic Association in Bentham's Hand.

      1824 - Draft of an Unsent Letter by Jeremy Bentham [Bentham, Jeremy (1748-1832)]. [Draft of a Letter to the Catholic Association in Bentham's Hand]. [London]: December 9, 1824. 12-1/2" x 8" leaf removed from ledger (or notebook), ruled in red, more than 60 lines of text in ink with extensive editing, cross-outs and amendments. Autograph note by John Bowring at head of leaf reading: "JB to the Catholic Association Not sent", 9 December 1824. Fold lines, light toning. * The text begins, as amended: "For the Catholic Rents. After the example set by The Examiner. Five pound from Jeremy Bentham in the humble and cordial wish that his oppressed brethren of the Catholic persuasion will neither retaliate persecution by persecution, nor attempt redress by insurrection, but unite with the liberal among Protestants for the attainment of security for all, against depredation and oppression in every shape, by the only practicable means - Parliamentary reform, in the radical and solely efficient mode .". This is followed by a long section, amounting to more than half the text, that is crossed out (but legible). The note by Bowring isn't entirely accurate. This letter was sent, but it did not contain the deleted text in the present manuscript draft. In his edition of Bentham's correspondence, Bowring noted at the end of his transcription that he had persuaded Bentham to suppress the text deleted. However, Bowring retained a copy of it and it is printed in full in The Correspondence of Jeremy Bentham (2006) 12:73. The Catholic Association, formed by Daniel O'Connell (himself a close friend of Bentham), collected money, known as the Catholic Rent, to defray the costs of publishing and petitioning for the removal of the political disabilities imposed on Roman Catholics. Bentham's contribution of ?5 was noted in the issue of The Examiner for 26 December 1824. The Examiner was a weekly newspaper found by Leigh and John Hunt in 1808 and for some years was a leading intellectual journal promoting radical principles. Bowring [1792-1872] was Bentham's executor and editor. Also a notable political economist and linguist, he was the fourth Governor of Hong Kong. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Vie de Rossini.

      Paris, Auguste Boulland, 1824, 1824 2 parties reliées en 1 volume in-8, Pagination continue : VIII-306, 305-623 pp., 2 portraits en frontispice. (curieuse pagination : la 1ere partie se termine par la page 306, la 2e recommence à la page 305) Reliure demi veau bleu glacé romantique, dos lisse orné de filets, fleurons et dentelles, tranches marbrées.(petite usure sur un mors. exemplaire malheureusement incomplet des pages 167 à 170). Édition originale. Chaque partie possède sa page de titre et comporte en frontispice le portrait de Joachim Rossini (tome 1) et de Mozart (tome 2), portraits dessinés et gravés d'après Léopold Beyer par A. Tardieu. Escoffier 510-511, Cordier 64, Vicaire I-454.

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        Eigenh. Brief mit U. O. O. u. D.

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

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        Abbildungen aus der Naturgeschichte mit Text von Dr. H. R. Schinz.

      - Zürich, Friedrich Schulthess, [1824-1828]. Folio (28.1 x 40.7 cm). Title page, 104 pp. [1-20, 27-112, but text complete], 41 [12; 8; 9; 12] lithographed plates, all finely hand-coloured except plates I-II of the plants, which are plain as published. Original blind-tooled green cloth with gilt title on the front board.= The rare first edition of this early and comprehensive work on natural history by the Swiss naturalist Heinrich Rudolf Schinz (1777-1862). It consists of four parts, of which the plate-numbering starts anew: mammals (12 plates); birds (eight plates), reptiles, fish, and invertebrates including insects and molluscs (9 plates), and plants (12 plates). The text page numbering is consecutive. This work is not mentioned in the Cat. BM(NH), and neither by Casey Wood. Text occasionally spotted, especially in the margins; plates clean. A very good to fine copy. Nissen ZBI, 3669. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        "Idee zu einem Kupfer vor dem Volksschulliederbuch". Eigenhändiges Manuskript mit U. ("Hoppenstedt"). Wohl Hannover, vor 1824.

      1824. 2 SS. 4to. Wohl für den Verleger seines erstmals 1793 in Hannover erschienenen Buches "Lieder für Volksschulen" bestimmt, das bis 1823 vier weitere Auflagen erlebte. Interessante und umfangreiche Beschreibung einer ihm vorschwebenden Kupfertafel vor dem Liederbuch, aus der Hoppenstedts Persönlichkeit und sein pädagogisches Weltbild erkennbar werden. "Ein Schullehrer, in einfacher Tracht [...] sitzt unter einem Baum, mit einer Flöte, einigen Noten u. dergl. in der Hand. Ein Haufen Knaben, groß u. klein, sitzt zu seiner Linken, - ein gleicher Haufe Mädchen zu s. Rechten; u. diese alle sieht man frö[h]lich und in ungekünstelten Stellungen singen. Andre Kinder stehn schön gruppi[e]rt aufhorchend umher, - doch so, daß jedes Geschlecht für sich bleibt. Alle arbeiten, auch die Singenden. Theils stricken, theils nähen sie, - u. auch die Knaben stricken [...]". - Nach zahlreichen weiteren Details merkt Hoppenstedt an: "Ich darf wohl nicht hinzufügen, daß ich sehr natürlich mich gern bescheide, Manches auf einer einzigen Platte Unausführbare gesagt zu haben. Indeß wollte ich hiedurch auch nur meinen Wunsch zu erkennen geben [...]". - Die 5 Auflagen, die bis 1823 erschienen, enthielten, so weit wir feststellen konnten, keine solche Kupfertafel. Über Hoppenstedts sonstige Lehr- und Kinderbücher vgl. Goedeke VII 325, 25. - Sehr selten.

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        The New Mediterranean Pilot; containing Sailing Directions for the Coast of Spain, from Cadiz to the Strait of Gibraltar; also instructions for navigating the various coasts, islands, bays, and harbours in the Mediterranean Seam the Adriatic, or Gulf of Venice, Archipelago and Black Sea [...]. Second edition. London, J. W. Norie, 1824.

      1824. 8vo. (4), 168 pp. Contemp. blue wrappers with original printed cover label. Second edition; rare: not in Copac or OCLC. The first edition appeared in 1817. Also includes the coasts of Syria, Egypt, and North Africa (Tripoli, Tunis, Algiers). John William Norie (1772-1843) was one of the most important hydrographic publishers of his time. - Some dog-earing, but still a good copy. OCLC 851876144.

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        AUGSBURG. - Schießgraben. "Das Volksfest im Schießgraben zur Feier der heißersehnten Anwesenheit J. J. Koeniglichen Majestäten Maximilian Joseph und Caroline gehalten zu Augsburg den 1. August 1824". Festzug vor den vor dem Festzelt stehenden Majestäten mit außerordentlich reicher Staffage, im Hintergrund Kirchturm.

      - Aquatintaradierung von Johann Lorenz Rugendas, dat. 1824, 32,5 x 47,5 cm. Schefold 42352; nicht bei Lentner. - Das seltene Blatt zeigt die Festlichkeiten anläßlich des 25jährigen Regierungsjubiläums. Vor dem Festzelt der Vorbeimarsch des Bürgermilitärs bzw. der Landwehr. - Mit ca. 2 cm Rand; rechts unten im Rand Einrisse sorgfältig geschlossen.

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        L'Abeille des théâtres, chansonnier dédié aux dames

      12mo, 215 p., 7 hand-coloured plates, original green moiré silk, elaborate gilt border, in fine condition, in matching étui, very slightly fadedCounts as an almanac, since there is a calendar for 1824, but rather a collection of vaudeville songs (some perhaps not otherwise printed?) issued in a slender 33 copies as an instrument of patronage. The only contemporary reference I have found is in Physiologie du théâtre: par un journaliste [Louis Couailhac], Paris 1841, describing an evening party (p.17): "Plus loin, M. Léon Tricotln, rédacteur en chef de I'Aheille des Théâtres, feuille qui se tire à trente-trois exemplaires, donne d'un air important des .conseils saugrenus à trois ou quatre acteurs comparses qui ont la bonté de l'écouter, et leur promet de faire mention d'eux dans leprochain numéro de son journal. Ce prochain numéro paraît rarement." This edition is in BnF and 2 libraries in Germany, an 1825 edition )perhaps the only other to appear?) at Harvard and Illinois. The last auction record was at the Anderson galleries in 1909.

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