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        Plantes rares du Jardin de Genève.

      - Genève, Barbezat et Delarue, 1825 (-1827). 4 parts (bound in 1 volume). Folio (327 x 254mm). pp. (2), 92, with 24 stipple-engraved colour-printed plates, of which a few finished by hand. Contemporary boards, spine with manuscript title. The rare original issue with the printed front-wrapper serving as title. In 1829 a consolidated issue was published with a separate printed title page dated 1829. Apart from the title-page both issues are identical. The present rare work was published a few years after Candolle settled down in Geneva, were he became director of the 'Jardin Botanique'. The work describes a number of rare plants of this famous botanical garden. The remarkably fine stipple-engravings are all beautifully printed in colour, some finished by hand. Candolle was one of the great botanists of his time and more than 300 plants are dedicated to him. He was the author of some superbly illustrated large works such as 'Histoire Naturelle des Plantes Grasses' and 'Les Liliacées' both illustrated by Redouté.Great Flower Books, p. 53; Nissen ZBI, 327; Stafleu & Cowan 1000. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat Junk]
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        The Works of Flavius Josephus, The Learned and Authentic Jewish Historian and Celebrated Warrior. With Three Dessertations, Concerning Jesus Christ, John the Baptist, James the Just, God's Command to Abraham by William Whiston

      London: Printed for William Baynes and Son, 1825 First edition. Octavo. Volume I engraved frontispiece; fold-out map; 635 pages. Volume II fold-out map; index, 652 pages. Full polished brown calf, spines with four raised bands, ruled in gilt with elaborate blind stamping in each compartment, two tan leather labels stamped in gilt, covers triple ruled in gilt with a small floral device in each corner, with elaborate triple gilt ruled center with circular floral device in the four corners, gilt stamped inner dentelles; marbled edges; marbled endpapers. Very good, clean fresh copy, no foxing (minor rubbing). 2 volumes. No bookplates. Printed by J.F. Dove, St. John's Square.

      [Bookseller: George Houle Rare Books & Autographs]
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        DONAUSTAUF. "Ansicht von Donaustauf an der Donau in Baiern". Gesamtansicht vom jenseitigen Flussufer aus, im Vordergrund vier Kühe, ein sitzender Hirtenjunge sowie eine biedermeierlich gekleidete Dame mit ihrem Jungen.

      - Altkol. Umrißradierung von Joseph Steingrübel bei Tessari, Augsburg, um 1825, 25,5 x 35 cm. Thieme-Becker Bd. XXXI, S. 562; nicht bei Lentner. - Eines der schönsten und seltensten Blätter des Augsburger Landschaftsmalers (1804 - 1838) in einem breitrandigen, tadellosen Exemplar! - In feine Goldleiste gerahmt.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        The First Part of the 28th Homily of the Church of England


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        Journal of a Residence and Travels in Colombia


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        Index Testaceologicus: or a Catalogue of Shells, British and Foreign, arranged according to the Linnean System: with the Latin and English Names, References to Authors, and Places where found: 2nd Ed. 2 Vols. - 2nd Vol., Supplement [1st Ed.];

      London, printed for W. Wood, 1825. (Supplement printed 1828).: W Wood, 1825. Hardcover. Fine. HARDBACKS gilt-embossed blue calf ornate design on spine covers and edges raised bands on spine with gilt and blind-embossed designs gilt lettering on spine label supplement is in red paper-covered boards marbled end-papers to Vol. I pages: Vol. I vii 188 index and errata [ii] all edges of Vol. I marbled; Vol. II iv [i] 59 coloured plates: Vol. I 38 (containing 2300 figs.); Vol. II 8 (containing 480 figs) 6 pages from Basteria Vol. 36 No.2-5 1972 S. P. Dance On William Wood's General Conchology and Index Testaceologicus" loosely inserted 8vo. Vol. I 120mm x 190mm (4.75" x 7.5"); Vol. II 135mm x 202mm (5.25" x 8") Vol. I covers slightly rubbed small marks on front and back former owner's small bookplate on front fixed end-paper otherwise a very fine bright items. Vol. II covers soiled and rubbed at margins spine missing light browning to title-page inner hinges repaired former owner's name on front fixed end-paper otherwise fine. This 1825 edition of Index Testaceologicus is often incorrectly referred to as the first edition (which was 1818) it is actually the second edition.

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        Das Bad Baden bey Wien". Altkolorierte Umrissradierung von Friedrich Wizani.

      Dresden, Kleist, (ca. 1825). - Nicht bei Nebehay-W. - Seltenes Blatt des Dresdener Landschaftsmalers Friedrich Wizani (1770 - 1835). - Papier mit Wasserzeichen "Whatman 1822". - Gebräunt. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 0

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        TA., Tiergarten mit Fernsicht zum Eltenberg, "Ansicht des Rheinthals oder der Niederung zwischen dem Thiergarten und dem Eltenberge".

      - Lithographie v. Jobard n. Zanders b. Öllig und Vieweg, um 1825, 23 x 39,5 Frühe und seltene Lithographie.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        Collection des habitations rurales dans les XXII cantons de la Suisse. Dessinées d’après nature par Frey, Fussli, Meyer, Schmid et Weibel.

      Zürich, Keller / Füssli (um 1825). - Quer-8°. 2 Bll., 24 kolorierten Kupfern. Halbleder d. Zt (gering berieben) mit Deckel- und Rückenprägung; Rückenschildchen. Wohl einzige Ausgabe. Überwiegend Abbildungen von Landhäusern bzw. deren Interieur. Durchgehend leicht gebräunt. Ein schönes, breitrandiges, gut erhaltenes Exemplar. Lonchamp 677. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Buechel-Baur]
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        BETAIL EN REPOS and BETAIL S'ABREUVANT (Cows resting and Cows drinking)

      Paris no date circa 1825 - 2 large, stricking, hand coloured aquatints of the most bucolic nature. Repos - engraved by l. J. Allais 1762-1833 and Abreuvant engraved by Coqueret (P. C. 1761-1832 ?) Publsihed - Depose a la Bibliotheque Imperiale. Condition good- paper size 39x71 cms.

      [Bookseller: Charles Russell, ABA, ILAB, est 1978]
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      London, Rodwell and Martin, 1825.FIRST EDITION 1825. Slim 4to, approximately 255 x 170 mm, 10 x 6¾ inches, 2 pages of text, elegant hand coloured engraved pictorial title page by Edward Finden after a drawing by Goldicutt, 19 fine tissue guarded plates of which 18 are hand coloured or partially so, all drawn by Goldicutt. The plates depict ceilings, sides of apartments, mosaic pavements, and some fragments of ornamentation. Bound in 19th century full calf, triple ruled gilt panels to covers with gilt ornaments at corners, rebacked with gilt decorated faux raised bands and gilt lettered morocco title label, original marbled endpapers. Covers worn and darkened along the edges, some small chips to surface and surface cracks next to spine, corners worn, modern bookplate on front pastedown, 2 neat 20th century inscriptions on second endpaper, small crease to 2 lower corners, nowhere near image, otherwise contents very clean and bright, binding tight and firm. A very good copy. John Goldicutt (1793?"1842) was an English architect and antiquary. He was one of the founders of the Royal Institute of British Architects. In 1815 he studied in Paris and afterwards spend 3 or 4 years travelling in Italy and Sicily. His first published book was on the antiquities of Sicily. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton P.B.F.A.]
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        [Abhandlung der Bauwissenschaften, oder theoretisch-praktischer Unterricht: in der gemeinen bürgerlichen Baukunst, in dem Straßenbau, und in der Hydrotechnik oder Wasserbaukunst, für angehende Ingenieure, Hydrotekten, Bauleute, Brunnenmeister und Müller, dann zum Gebrauch der Wirthschaftsämter. Atlasband. Mit 100 gest. Tafeln von Lor. Rieder und Joh. David.]

      [Brünn, Gastl, 1825.] Quer-Gr.-4to. 100 Tafeln. Hld. der Zeit, mit goldgeprägten R. und zweiteiligen RSchild. Einzige Ausgabe des Atlasbandes. Apart, ohne die Textbände. Wurzbach V, 158. - Exlibris a. V., leichte Gbrsp., Ebd. leicht berieben, tlw. leicht stockfleckig. - Gernrath (1755-1833) trat in die Militärlaufbahn ein und profilierte sich als Schüler von Georg von Vega. Seit 1801 war er als mährisch-schlesischer Provincial-Baudirektor vor allem im Wasserbau und der Flußregulierung tätig. - Der prächtige Tafelband ist überzogen mit einem Kleisterpapier d. Zeit, reiche Rückenvergoldung mit zwei roten Rückenschildchen, innen mit einem typischen Vorsatzpapier d. Zeit. Versand D: 7,00 EUR Architektur; N-H-T; Technik

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        A Brief Sketch of the Life of Horace Carter, Who was Executed in Worcester, Dec. 7, 1825 for the Crime of Rape, Together with Remarks on Early Education.

      Worcester [Mass.]: n. p., 1825. First edition.. Somewhat worn and crimped; stained throughout; a good, sound copy.. Unbound pamphlet rather roughly whip-stitched in an early hand along the spine, 8.38 x 5.25 inches, 16 pages. An uncommon account of a criminal life, shot through with equal parts remorse and self-justification: "I was born in Sturbridge in this State in 1799. My Father was an honest man but with sorrow I say, that the character of my mother was different. As soon as I was old enough, she encouraged me in petty thefts, and often sent me to steal fruit, green corn, and other like articles from the neighbor's fields. . . . I lived with my parents until I was nine years old, during which time I was never sent to school." Carter hires out his labor, falls in with bad company, drinks to excess and gambles. He becomes acquainted with the criminal Mrs. Bathsheba Fay, is jailed over a bond, later arrested over a borrowed coat, assaults a constable, is put to hard labor, etc., until late after a cold, wet night of drinking ardent spirits in bad company, "I came to the Poor House where I saw the light of a fire. I requested admission. I had no intention until after I had forced my way into the house, of committing the crime for which I am condemned.--The facts are already known, and I do not deny them. I was so much in liquor that I cannot tell whether I did actually commit the crime or not." The appended remarks note in part the "fact that by far the largest part of those who are publicly punished for the breach of human laws, are unable to read. This fact speaks volumes in praise of the system of free schools, existing in this Commonwealth, and many other of the American states. By this means, the salutary streams of knowledge are brought to the door of every dwelling; and every parent ought to be deemed a felon and punished as such, who suffers his children to grow up to manhood, without the knowledge of their duties as members of civil society and as accountable creatures. With an education Carter might have been a useful citizen." Instead, as a footnote remarks, "The unfortunate Carter, from the time he left prison till he was launched into eternity, manifested a careless indifference which was truly astonishing." AAS notes of its copy, "American Antiquarian Society copy inscribed (referring to the remarks on early education?): By May Newell, printer." This copy with the inscription in ink on the front wrapper, "David Whitney Jr's Property Read & Return this the Borrower must return this," with an additional inscription with his signature on the following page, "If is this loose / And you it find / Restore it me / For it is mine." Sabin 11114; American Imprints 19861.

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        LUDWIG I., und Therese, König und Königin von Bayern (1786 - 1868; 1792 - 1854). Brustbild nach viertellinks bzw. viertelrechts im Oval, in Zivil bzw. mit gefiederter Haube. Gegenstücke.

      - Lithographien von G. Stögmüller, um 1825, je 29 x 23,5 cm. Nicht im APK und nicht bei Maillinger und Lentner. - Insgesamt 2 Darstellungen auf 2 Blättern.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        Illustrations of the Book of Job.

      - London: March 8, 1825 [i.e. London: John Linnell, 1874]. Large folio, title-page and 21 plates printed on India paper. Mounted on large sheets as issued, enclosed in a blue morocco box (slightly worn) lettered in gilt. Bookplate of Robert Pirie. A very good set of the posthumous edition printed from the original plates (with the word "proof" removed) for Linnell by Holdgate Brothers. The India paper set is the best printing of these famous plates which comprise Blake's major single achievement as a printmaker after the illuminated books. Illustrations of the Book of Job was Blake's last completed prophetic book: the text, a series of biblical quotations, is above and below each image. "It was produced while Blake was still working on Jerusalem, his most obscure book; yet the illustrations are Blake's most lucid; and they are the supreme example of his reading the Bible in its spiritual sense" (S. Foster Damon, A Blake Dictionary, p. 217). "The modest size of the central panels does not prevent them from ranking with the supreme masterpieces of graphic art" (Ray, Illustrator and the Book in England #8).Bentley, Blake Books, 421B. Bindman, Complete Graphic Works of Blake, 625?641C. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Große Benefiz-Vorstellung von der Akademie der höhern Reitkunst, für die Mitglieder: Herrn Cariot, Herrn August, Madame Sigrist und Herrn Milde.

      München, 20. August 1825. Plakat mit 3 (2 teilkolorierten) Holzschnitten und typographischem Text. Blattgr.: 52 x 43 cm. Die ersten beiden größeren Nummern wurden von dem zu seiner Zeit wohl berühmtesten Kunstreiter, dem Franzosen Baptiste Loisset ausgeführt; auch die Holzschnitte zeigen nur Loisset bei 3 verschiedenen Vorführungen. Loisset (1793-1863) lernte bei Tourniaire, Christoph de Bach und Franconi. Er starb als Stallmeister des niederländischen Königs Wilhelm II. in Paris. Seine Kinder Francois, Emilie, Louise und Clotilde traten in seine Fußstapfen. Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        Circus Gymnasticus. Großer Schauplatz der Akademie der höhern Reitkunst. Trampolinspringen, Herkulesstärke und Pantomime. Die Kunstreiter-Gesellschaft des Herrn J. Liebhard und G. Golz wird die Ehre haben, alle Tage Vorstellungen mit Veränderung zu geben.

      (München), 17. und 18. Mai (1825). Plakat mit Holzschnitt (26 x 19 cm) und typographischem Text. Blattgr.: 52 x 43 cm. Der schöne Holzschnitt zeigt einen Trampolinspringer beim Salto über sechs Pferde (im Text werden allerdings acht genannt!). Mit diversen Voltigier-Aufführungen von Mademoiselle Golz, J. Golz, Dem. Laura und A. Liebhard. - Tls etwas knittrig. Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        A History of Shrewsbury ( Shropshire ) in Two Volumes

      Harding Lepard and Co, Finsbury Square, London 1825 - Bound in recent two tone red cloth bindings, this is the First Edition of this classic history of the county town of Shropshire, well-illustrated with plates and engravings within the text, all plates and illustrations are present, the bindings have some signs of wear with a noticeable bump to top edge of volume one which has slightly damaged the cloth, a scratch mark to upper cover of volume two else the bindings are in good solid condition, internally noticeable foxing and browning to opening and closing few pages and to the plates else contents in good general condition, a good example of the first Edition in Two Volumes (complete). These are large and very heavy volumes which will require extra shipping costs above the standard quote, please enquire for rates to your country Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Illustrations of the Book of Job. Plate 4: "And I only am escaped"

      - London: March 8, 1825 (but published 1826). Proof on India paper mounted on handmade paper, some leaves watermarked J. Whatman Turkey Mill 1825. Touch of foxing at bottom right corner, a fine impression. Matted. Single plate from the first edition, one of 150 proof sets on India paper. Bentley, Blake Books, 421A. Bindman, Complete Graphic Works of Blake, 625?641C. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        KLEVE. "Ansicht von Cleve von der Süd-Seite". Schöne Gesamtansicht.

      - Lithographie von Jobard nach G.H. Zanders bei Fr. Öllig, Kleve, um 1825, 23 x 39 cm. Im alten biedermeierlichen Originalrahmen.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        The Life of Nelson. Two Volumes.

      1825. SOUTHEY, Robert. The Life of Nelson. Two volumes. viii, 264 ; viii, 288 pp. With two frontispieces. 8vo., 165 x 103 mm. Bound in full navy straight-grained morocco, French fillet borders on covers, spine gilt, red morocco labels, t.e.g. London: John Murray, 1825. New Edition of Robert Southey's esteemed biography of Nelson, written around the same time the author was appointed poet laureate of England. Southey's objective was to write a pocket edition on Nelson, "clear and concise enough to become a manual for the young sailor, which he may carry about with him" (author's preface). In this he was certainly successful. Renowned for its straight forward, no-nonsense narrative style, this is one of the poet's greatest prose works. Sir Humphrey Davy described this work as "an immortal monument raised by genius to valour." Hinges strengthened, some chips at the head of the spine of the second volume, but an excellent copy from the distinguished library of Calvin Bullock, with bookplate.

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      Henry Colburn, London 1825 - A very good and tight Two Volume set. Bound in full leather. Original boards. First Edition. Two hand colored engravings, frontispiece. Large folding map in excellent condition with one small te4ar along edge. Capt. Cochrane, a member of the British Royal Navy, in his journal wrote about the customs, citizens, cities and the natural history of Coloumbia. Spines may have been rebacked at one time, very nicely done. Rubbing and pitting to boards and edges. Marbled end papers and marbled edges. Small owner's name appears on title page of both volumes. A very decent set of a fairly scarce book. *** WE BOX AND SHIP ALL BOOKS WITH USPS TRACKING. *** WE HAVE BEEN BUYING AND SELLING USED BOOKS FOR OVER 37 YEARS. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Erfurt von der Abendseite. Seiner Königlichen Hoheit dem Kronprinzen und Herrn Herrn Friedrich Wilhelm von Preußen in tiefster Unterthänigkeit gewidmet von dem Verfasser.

      Verlag des Verfassers,, Rudolstadt, 1825 - Kupferstich. Nach d. Natur gezeichnet und gestochen. Rudolstadt, Verlag des Verfassers, 1825. 16,5 x 24,1. Gerahmt (glanz gold schwarz verziert, Mirogard). Breitrandiges Exemplar. Bibli. Erfurtina S.430/21. Selten! Gerahmt (glanz gold schwarz verziert, Mirogard).

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        Vellum Manuscripts - (2) Lease Indentures for Wine Vaults

      United Kingdom, 1825. Royal Tunbridge Wells, in the County of Kent, 1825-1826. TWO consecutive manuscript lease indentures on vellum, for the historic wine vaults in Royal Tunbridge Wells, the premises ultimately being leased from a wine merchant to an aristocrat, for a term of thirty-six years. These documents are very large, measuring 69 x 54cm and 57 x 30cm, respectively, each with original signatures, clerical annotations to verso, and bearing red wax seals. Both documents in very good, bright, and original condition, made in a neat hand. The wine vault described here dates to the 1700s, and is now the showroom of a fireplace retailer (The modern address for the vaults is 58 Mount Ephraim, Tunbridge Wells, TN48BB). A revelation of viticulture history in an affluent city whose early years remain little-known, comes forth in these two original and singular manuscript indentures, each signed in the original and bearing remarkable red wax seals. The wine vaults, wine rooms and premises in Tunbridge Wells, built and established in the 1700s, belonged to a London wine merchant named Mr. Thomas Thomas by the 1820s. At the time, Tunbridge Wells was a popular resort town for the wealthy and elite socialites, frequented by royalty. The first document is dated 29 December 1825, Mr. Thomas Thomas of Cooper Row in Crutched-Friars, London, a wine merchant, leasing to Mr. Edward Neal of Tunbridge Wells in Sussex, another wine merchant. The signature and red wax seal of the lessor is found on the bottom fold. Excerpts from the manuscript: "... All those premises consisting of two wine rooms and wine and other vaults and cellars adjoining situate and being in the Road leading from Tonbridge Wells aforesaid to Frant and attached to and connected and communicating with a certain messuage or tenement and other premises now in the possession or occupation of Crawford Esquire..." "... said rooms - vaults cellars and premises are now in the possession of the said Edward Neal and used by him for the purposes of his business. Together with the yard, ways, waters, watercourses, drains, paths, passages, lights, easements, advantages and appurtenances to the said premises..." "... entitled to the freehold and inheritance of the said premises... term of thirty-six years and three-quarters of another year... yearly rent or sum of fifty pounds..." "And moreover shall and will paint in a good and workmanlike manner the outside wood and ironwork... at least twice in oil colors in every seven years of the said term..." End excerpts. The second document, written only one week later, 3 January 1826, subsequently names Mr. Walter Sprott, gentleman, of Tunbridge Wells in Sussex, as the new lessee of the same wine vaults, rooms and premises, still owned by wine merchant Thomas Thomas who is again named herein. The formerly named lessee, Edward Neal, evidently repealed his rights and obligations by selling his lease agreement to Sprott for 200 pounds sterling, and a replacement thirty-six year lease indenture was drawn. This document bears the signatures of both parties, as well two red wax seals, one being an especially nice bust of the aristocrat. [The national archives, England, holds the will of Walter Sprott made in 1844, which would most likely name the heir to his estate and possibly the next successor to the present lease.] Excerpts from the manuscript: "This indenture made the third day of January in the year of our Lord One thousand eight hundred and twenty six Between Edward Neal of Tunbridge Wells in the County of Kent wine merchant of the one part, and Walter Sprott of Tunbridge Wells in the County of Kent gentleman of the other part..." "...the said Thomas Thomas by virtue of every right power and authority in him..." "And whereas the said Walter Sprott hath contracted and agreed with the said Edward Neal for the purchase of the said rooms vaults cellars and premises comprised in the said Indenture of Lease for all the now residue term of the thirty-six years and three quarters of another year" "... in consideration of the sum of Two Hundred Pounds of lawful money current in England to the said Edward Neal" End excerpts. Today, Royal Tunbridge Wells (often shortened to Tunbridge Wells) is a large affluent town in western Kent, England. It is situated about 40 miles south-east of central London by road. By the early nineteenth century Tunbridge Wells had become a place for the well-to-do to visit and make their homes. It became a fashionable resort town again following visits by the Duchess of Kent in the 1820s, Queen Victoria and Prince Albert in 1834 and 1835 The town benefited from a new estate on Mount Pleasant and the building of the Trinity church in 1827. Improvements, gas lighting, and police service attracted new population, totalling 9,100 residents by 1837. . Very Good.

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        Anti - Organon; oder, Das Irrige der Hahnemannischen Lehre im Organon der Heilkunst.

      Leipzig, Hartmann 1825.2 Bll., 243 S. Pappband d. Zt. mit Rückenschild. Weller 4222; Lesky 291; Tischer 451. - Erste Ausgabe. - Frühe und sehr entschiedene Gegenschrift zur Homöopathie des bedeutenden Mediziner, Psychiater und Pädagogen Johann Christian August Heinroth (1773 - 1843). - "Er ist der Schärfste und läßt kaum ein gutes Haar an der ganzen Lehre. Er führt den Kampf unleugbar mit großem dialektischem Geschick. Nirgendwo ist der Wille spürbar, den großen Wurf, trotz aller Fehler im einzelnen, anzuerkennen" (Tischner). - Etwas bestoßen, Gelenke berieben. Letztes Blatt an der oberen Ecke mit etwas Papierverlust, ohne Textberührung. Bücher de

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        Seder Hagadah Shel Pesah: 'Im Pitaron Be-Lashon Sefardai

      Livorno: Nahman Sa'adon, 1825. Softcover. fair to g-. 8vo. Unpaginated. 34 leaves. Missing 4 leaves. 19th century marbled wraps. Historiated initials. Illustrated Haggadah according to the Sephardic tradition. Includes beautiful copper plate illustrations designed by Israel ben Daniel Zifroni. Includes images of the ancestors of the Israelites worshipping images of the heavenly bodies, Egyptians drowning Israelite children causing their parents to cease marital relations, demons raining elements down upon the Egyptians and Pharaoh bathing in the blood of Israelite children to cure his leprosy. There are also numerous illustrations of domestic life such an assembly line baking of matzah and a family sitting around the seder engaged in each specific part of the ritual. Figures are depicted in early modern clothing. Text in Hebrew & Ladino (instructions and selective translations). Includes Hebrew accent marks.Four original leaves are missing. Binding with spine partially missing and heavily rubbed. Front and back covers with creasing. Corners worn, with some creasing and chipping. Interior with some foxing and staining throughout. Some pages with some offsetting from the engravings, and 5 pages have been expertly repaired with japan tissue to protect some thinning of the leaves and closed tears. Chipping and creasing to the corners and edges of some pages. Top edge trimmed with partital loss of lettering on a few pages. Binding in overall fair, interior in good- condition. Yaari 468.

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        Mit hoher Bewilligung wird Herr Christoph de Bach ... seine Vorstellungen in der edlen Reitkunst ... mit seiner ansehnlichen Kunstreiter-Gesellschaft zu geben die Ehre haben. Der Anfang beginnt mit dem beliebten Damen- und Männer-Contratanz zu Pferd, worauf ununterbrochen mit verschiedenen Vorstellungen in der edlen Reitkunst abgewechselt wird. Herr Alexander Guerra, der berühmte Römer welchem allenthalben das Prädicat eines vollendeten Künstlers ertheilt wurde, sowohl als die Herren Wenzel, Pfau, Frol, Gaigner, Citatini, Carl Mohr, Alexander Price d. j., wie auch die Mesdammes de Bach, Guerra geborne de Bach, Price, so wie Herr Dupuis als Komiker werden alle ihre Kräfte aufbiethen, um sich den bisher erworbenen Beyfall auch in dieser königl. Residenzstadt zu bewähren. Herr de Bach selbst, bekannt durch seine Geschicklichkeit in der Pferde-Dreßur, wird die Zwischenräume während den Vorstellunen mit seinen gut dreßirten Hirschen und Pferden ausfüllen.

      München, 12. Juni 1825. Plakat mit teilkoloriertem Holzschnitt (19 x 34,5 cm) und typographischem Text. Blattgr.: 50 x 42 cm. Der Holzschnitt zeigt links einen auf dem Rücken eines Pferdes kopfstehenden Voltigeur, der die Zügel des Pferdes fest in Händen hält; rechts springt ein Hirsch über zwei Pferde. Versand D: 5,00 EUR

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Uwe Turszynski]
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        Circus Gymnasticus. Großer Schauplatz der Akademie der höhern Reitkunst. Die Kunstreiter-Gesellschaft des Herrn J. Liebhard und G. Golz wird die Ehre haben, zwey Vorstellungen mit ausgezeichneten Represäntationen und neuen großen Abwechslungen zu gebem. Der Anfang der Vorstellung beginnt mit einem Militär-Manöver von 6 Reitern.

      (München), 15. und 16. Mai (1825). Plakat mit Holzschnitt (29 x 14,5 cm) und typographischer Text in Bordüre. Blattgr.: 52 x 43 cm. Der schöne Holzschnitt zeigt zwei Kunstreiter jeweils bei eine Volte. - Mit einer kleinen Hinterlegung. Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        Autograph letter signed ("Weber").

      Dresden, 17. VI. 1825. - Small 4to. 1 p. With autogr. address. To Amadeus Wendt, an editor of the "Leipziger Kunstblatt", strongly recommending the vocal abilities of soprano singer Ulrike Peters, for whom Weber had arranged a solid vocal education with Johann Aloys Miksch a few years ago. - Somewhat trimmed, and insignificant tears in foldings. - Published in Collected Works (WeGA), digital edition, A042460.

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        Recherches physiologiques et chimiques pour servir à l'histoire de la digestion

      1825 - de (6), 228 pages et 1 Paris, Huzard, 1825, in-8, de (6), 228 pages et 1 tableau replié, demi-toile à la bradel ,postérieur, Première édition, peu courante, dans laquelle les auteurs montrent pour la première fois (plus de 20 ans avant les travaux de Claude Bernard et plus de 70 ans avant ceux de Pavlov) montrent que l’application d'un produit acide (en l’occurrence de l'eau vinaigrée) sur la muqueuse du duodénum déclenche la sécrétion pancréatique chez le chien. En outre, cet ouvrage est resté malheureusement célèbre dans l'histoire de la gastro-entérologie pour l'erreur commise par les auteurs sur la nature de l’acide dans le suc gastrique, qui la définirent comme lactique, contre les expériences de Prout en Angleterre et les recherches de Tiedmann et Gmelin en Allemagne qui comprirent qu'il s'agissait d'un acide chlorhydrique. Malgré des rousseurs et l'estampille de l'Institut Catholique de Paris (don de Jacques Liouville), bon exemplaire. Voir Clegg, Hormones, Cells, and Organisms: The Role of Hormones in Mammals, Standford University Press, 1969, page 169, et Modlin et Sachs, Acid Related Diseases. Biology and Treatment, Philadelphia, Lippincott William and Wilkins, 2004, pages 49-50 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Alain Brieux]
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        Allgemeine Moden-Zeitung 1924-1925

      [Leipzig 1824-1825] - Bildbeilagen - sog. Doppelkupfer - zu den Blättern "Tagesbericht für die Modenwelt"aus der Allgemeinen Moden-Zeitung, zu den ganzen 1820er Jahrgängen (nicht nur aus den Jahren 1924-1925, wie auf dem Rückenschild steht), HLDr. der Zeit mit rotem goldgeprägten Rückenschild, 111 Tafeln: Möbel, Wohnungsausstattung, Muster für Handarbeiten, Architektur und Stadtansichten, Kutschen und Verkehrsmittel (ohne die Porträts berühmter Persönlichkeiten), einige Tafeln koloriert, 21,5 x 26 cm, Deckel abgeschürft, Einband vorne leicht geplatzt, erste Tafel stark und vier weitere Tafeln leicht eingerissen, einige Tafeln altersbedingt stockfleckig, sonst altersgemäß gut erhalten. Book Language/s: de [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Histoire naturelle des quadrupèdes ovipares, serpents, poissons et cétagées Pour faire suite au Oeuvres de Buffon.

      A. Eymery, Paris 1825 - Nouvelle édition. 5 Bände. Paris, A. Eymery, 1825. 22,5x14,5 cm. (2) Bl., 620 S.; (2) Bl., 561 S.; (2) Bl., 527 S.; (2) Bl., 585 S.; (2) Bl., 588 S. Mit 115 handkolorierten gestochenen Tafeln cplt.: (4 Schildkröten, 1 Krokodile, 5 Echsen, 2 Frösche, 10 Schlangen, 93 Fische). Pp.-Bde. der Zeit mit Rückenschildern. Der Amphibien- und Reptilien-Teil und der Fisch-Teil erschienen ursprünglich getrennt: Der Amphibien- und Reptilien-Teil 1788-1789 in 2 Bänden mit 67 Tafeln, der Fisch-Teil 1798-1803 in 5 Bänden mit 116 Tafeln. - (Ohne das Protraits des Verfassers. Einbände berieben, Papierbezug im Rückengelenk teilweise eingerissen und am Rücken stellenweise abgesplittert. 2 Bl. mit Eckausriss ohne Textverlust, Schutzblatt einer Tafel fehlt, 1 Tafel ausserhalb des Bildes etwas fleckig. Bd. 4 und 5 teils etwas wasserrandig, 5 Tafeln betroffen. Sehr wenige Tafeln leicht gebräunt, wenige Textseiten fleckig). - Unbeschnitten. Pp.-Bde. der Zeit mit Rückenschildern.

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        Vue d?une partie du village de Brienz vers Meyringen, Canton de Berne.

      Bâle, J. P. Lamy, s.d., vers 1825, - 11 x 15.5 cm, aquatinte coloriée à la main (gouachée), encadrement au trait noir, sur papier gris/noir / Kolorierte Aquatinta mit guachiertem Blattrand, 1 feuille (18 x 20.5 cm). Passepartout. Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage.

      [Bookseller: Harteveld Rare Books Ltd.]
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        The National Sports of Great Britain Fifty Engravings, with Descriptions

      London: Thomas M'Lean 1825 - London: Thomas M'Lean, 1825. First Edition. Very Scarce, sm4to - small quarto - 26.8 cm. Frontis, Title Page, Preface, List of Plates. Unpaginated. 50 hand-colored aquatint plates by H. (Henry) Alken. Printed title, preface; each plate with text leaf. Bound in contemporary three-quarter red straight-grained morocco and plain peach paper covered boards, spine with bright simple gilt ruling and title. Boards a trifle rubbed and corners slightly worn. Some light foxing to end leaves and to some text pages throughout, some offsetting from the color plates to the facing text pages. Hinges strong, no prior ownership markings. The quality of paper used had very pleasing tactile and acoustical qualities. Overall a Very Good copy housed in a custom drop-back case of quarter morocco and light red cloth, gilt ruling and title on spine, interior of case with marbled paper lining. Podeschi 121 & Tooley 43 (hand-coloured plates). Henry Alken's images are prized for the knowledgeable and faithful depictions of the hunting and coaching scenes he illustrates. This well-preserved quarto edition follows the famous folio edition of 1821. Very Scarce. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Chet Ross Rare Books, ABAA]
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        The Botanic Garden; Consisting of Highly-Finished Representations of Hardy Ornamental Flowering Plants, Cultivated in Great Britain; with Their Classififcation, History, Culture, and Other Interesting Information (Vols. I-VI)

      1825. Leather bound. Very Good +. A lovely example of Maund's renowned "Botanic Garden", in its first 6 volumes. Each volume in the publisher's dark-green textured leather, with beautiful gilt-bordering along each panel. New dark-red leather spine labels, professional strengthening at the hinges. Solid, tight and VG+, with its original marbled edges and marbled endsheets. Unifirm octavos, 144 exquisite hand-colored engraved plates, each including 4 separate species. Internally, very clean, with each hand-colored plate in crisp, superb condition. A first-rate example of this early to mid 19th century collection of hand-colored botanicals.

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        Tulip watercolour - Anonymous, c. 1825.

      PORTERT VAN EEN OPEN GELE TULPGouache van de hand van een vermoedelijk Hollandsche meester, vervaardigd rond 1825. Het papier is van een watermerk voorzien "J. Whatman Turkey Mill 1824"'.Prijs: € 1.950,- (incl. lijst).

      [Bookseller: Inter-Antiquariaat MEFFERDT & DE JONGE]
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        Report on Rail-Roads and Locomotive Engines, addressed to the chairman of the committee of the Liverpool and Manchester projected rail-road.

      FIRST EDITION. Published early in 1825, this is one of the first books on railways. Sylvester?s Report was commissioned by the committee of the Liverpool & Manchester company, and pays close attention to the physical benefits of conveyance by rails rather than by canals, with power supplied by steam engines rather than by horses. It is a carefully calculated advocation for steam-powered railways.Skempton 1484.8vo, 39 pages, errata slip. Stitched as issued, uncut. Title slightly dust-soiled and with a tiny tear in the fore-edge repaired, last leaf a little creased, but a fine copy.

      [Bookseller: Nigel Phillips]
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        Choix d'édifices publics projetés et construits en France depuis le commencemnt du XIX° siécle

      Paris, Louis Colas 1825 à 1836. In - folio relié demi - basane rouge, dos à nerfs et filets dorés. Exemplaire bien complet des 129 planches du 1° volume, parfaitement conforme au tableau général des édifices (réligieux, administratifs, judiciaires, instruction publique, sanitaires, utilité publique, sureté publique, funéraires, mixtes) relié en début d'ouvrage. Ont été rajoutées 138 planches qui auraient vraissemblablement composé le 2° volume. Soit un total de 267 planches légendées avec les noms des architectes. On y retrouve les noms des plus célébres de l'époque dont BALTARD, Pierre FONTAINE, ROHAULT, PENCHAUD, SOLENTE, DALGABIO, DESTAILLEUR, FONTAINE etc... Rousseurs éparses, reliure frottée. Bon exemplaire néanmoins.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Artgil]
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        ÃŽles Sandwich: Maisons de Kraïmokou..

      [Paris], 1825. Proof before numbering, 290 x 420 mm., a fine rich impression on wove paper, "86" added in manuscript to upper right; very good. A beautiful view of the house of "Kraïmokou" in Hawaii, showing the making of tapa in the foreground. This proof before numbering represents the last stage in the printing process, before the Historique album itself was printed, and is known to have come from the Freycinet family archive: its presence there is no surprise, given how closely Freycinet is known to have supervised the production of the official account of the voyage, and the close watch he kept on all details of the illustrations particularly.Kraïmokou was an important liaison with the French when they visited the island in 1819, and featured heavily in the published account because he expressly requested that he be baptised by the cleric on board, Quelen. As the caption here confirms, Kraïmokou was the "chief Minister" of the King.

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        Narrative of a visit to Brazil, Chile, Peru and the Sandwich islands during the years 1821 and 1822

      Charles Knight 1825 - - Charles Knight, London 1825, 13x21,5cm, relié. - Edition originale. Reliure en demi chagrin vert, dos à cinq fins nerfs orné de filets et de frises dorés, plats de papier marbré, gardes et contreplats de papier à la cuve, reliure moderne. Ouvrage illustré de 4 planches hors-texte en couleurs et d'une carte dépliante. Petites trous de vers affectant parfois le texte et les gravures. En l'état. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] first edition. Binding half green shagreen, back with five nerves decorated with fine threads and gilded friezes, marbled paper plates, guards and contreplats of handmade paper, modern binding. Illustrated book of 4 boards inset color and a folding map. Small wormholes sometimes affecting text and engravings. As is. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        TA., Marktplatz mit dem Dom, "Vue générale du Dome .".

      - Lithographie m. Tonplatte v. Benoist n. Chapuy b. Lemercier in Paris, 1825, 30,2 x 40,5 Blick auf die Nordseite des Mainzer Doms, im Vordergrund der Marktplatz mit regem Markttreiben. Im Vordergrund mittig der Verlagshaus des Verlages Halenza.

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        The Northern Traveller; Containing the Routes to Niagara, Quebec, and the Springs; with Descriptions of the Principal Scenes, and Useful Hints to Strangers

      Wilder & Campbell, New York 1825 - 213, [1] p. 16 cm. 16 p. of copper maps, comprising 15 maps altogether. 4 copper plates. Half burgundy leather with marbled boards. Rebacked. Some denting to top edges. Hinges repaired internally. Ink signature on rear free endpaper. Bookplate and signature on front pastedown. A little ink on tissue guard over frontispiece. Small tear p. 145. Moderate spotting within. The Northern Traveller was the second tourist guidebook in the United States after Gideon Minor Davison's The Fashionable Tour, published in 1822. Dwight updated his work with at least six editions until 1841. Howes D-607. TPL 7122. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        A series of three views of the Botanic Garden on the island of St. Vincent, West Indies

      [Glasgow: printed for R.Griffin & Company, 1825. Set of three uncoloured lithographs, drawn on stone by J. Watson (?), from original drawings by L. Guilding, one cut to the edge of the image with loss to the artist's name, two cut to the edge of the image, all on early pink paper mounts within ink ruled borders. A possibly unique series of three very early lithographic proofs of views of the island of St. Vincent in the West Indies. These fine views, after original drawings by the naturalist Lansdown Guilding, are uncoloured proofs of the three views that were published, hand-coloured, in Guilding's An Account of the Botanic Garden in the Island of St. Vincent , published in Glasgow in 1825. The fourth plate, a plan of the gardens rather than a view, was also included in the published work according to Abbey. Only one of the present images is captioned but, according to Abbey, the images are as follows: 1. House of the Superintendent [of the Botanic Garden] 2. [View of the Botanic Garden St. Vincent. / Taken from the Superintendent's House] 3. [Botanic Garden, / from the bottom of the Central Walk] Abbey quotes from a contemporary prospectus concerning the distribution of the work on the island, which notes that `only a few copies have been sent out for sale, but Mr. Draper will receive at the Gazette Office the names of those who are disposed to encourage the Bookseller who printed it' BM (NH) II, p.750; Cf. Abbey Travel II, 691; not in Sabin.

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