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        THE PROCEEDINGS RELATIVE TO CALLING THE CONVENTION OF 1776 AND 1790. THE MINUTES OF THE CONVENTION THAT FORMED THE PRESENT CONSTITUTION OF PENNSYLVANIA, TOGETHER WITH THE CHARTER TO WILLIAM PENN, THE CONSTITUTIONS OF 1776 AND 1790, AND A VIEW OF THE PROCEEDINGS OF THE CONVENTION OF 1776, AND THE COUNCIL OF CENSORS.

      Harrisburg: Printed by John S. Wiestling, 1825. - 384,iv pp. Contemporary paper boards, expertly rebacked in paper, original paper label. 19th-century bookplate of "Walter Cresson, Philadelphia" on front pastedown. Moderate tanning. A very good copy. In a folding cloth box, gilt morocco label. Prints the Charter to William Penn, early government frames, the proceedings relative to the Pennsylvania constitutional conventions of 1776 and 1790, and the act of 1825 for ascertaining the opinion of the people relative to the call of a new constitutional convention. SHAW & SHOEMAKER 21819.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana]
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        A New American Atlas containing Maps of the Several States of the North American Union, projected and drawn on a uniform scale from documents found in public offices of the United States and State Governments, and other original and authentic information by Henry S. Tanner

      Philadelphia: H.S. Tanner, 1825. Folio. (23 1/2 x 16 1/2 inches). Letterpress half-title, 1p. index and 18pp. text. Engraved title with vignette of the "First Landing of Columbus in the New World, 21 fine hand-coloured engraved map sheets (16 maps on 16 double-page sheets; 1 map on one folding sheet; and 1 map on 4 double-page sheets), some expert restoration to corners. Expertly bound to style in half brown straight-grained morocco over contemporary marbled paper-covered boards, the flat spine divided into six compartments by double gilt rules, lettered in the second compartment, the others with repeat decoration in gilt, contained within a modern red morocco-backed cloth box, the spine in seven compartments with raised bands, lettered in the second, the others with repeat tooling in gilt A fine copy of the improved second edition of "one the most magnificent atlases ever published in the United States" (Ristow). Tanner's New American Atlas contained the most accomplished series of maps of America that had yet appeared in an atlas. Of the greatest importance were the maps of American states, which were highly detailed and brilliantly coloured. While New York and Florida each had their own dedicated page, other double-page sheets showcased multiple states at a time. As the title claims, these maps were drawn up using a careful combination of original surveys and the best existing published sources. The evident high cost of production meant that the publishers took the decision to issue the maps originally in five separate parts which were published from 1819 to 1823. A first collected edition was published in 1823, and this second revised edition appeared in 1825. The maps, all of which are carefully hand-coloured, include a world map, 4 maps of continents, a map of South America on a large folding sheet made up from two joined sheets (the index calls for two separate sheets), a map of North America on 4 sheets and 11 double-page maps of the various States. The very large map of North America is of particular beauty and note. Wheat writes: "This map was a landmark - a great cartographical achievement ... Tanner made good use of a large number of intervening map, those of interest here being Humboldt's 'New Spain,' Pike's various maps, Long's map, and 'Pedro Walker's Map of New California ... This 1822 map of North America was the progenitor of a long line of famous maps" (Wheat, II: pp. 82-87) Contemporary reviews were favourable: the New American Atlas "is decidedly one of the most splendid works of the kind ever executed in this country" ( United States Gazette , September 1823). Never "has either America or Europe, produced a geographical description of the several States of the Union, so honorable to the Arts, and so creditable to the nation as Tanner's American Atlas." ( National Advocate 25 August 1824). Perhaps the most enthusiastic report came from the scholar Jared Sparks who wrote in the April 1824 issue of the North American Review that "as an American Atlas, we believe Mr. Tanner's work to hold a rank far above any other, which has been published." This second edition is notable for the significant cartographic changes made by Tanner, reflecting new boundaries, counties, towns and discoveries since the initial maps were published. For example, the map of Illinois shows significant changes to the mapping of the headwaters of the Mississippi, and the map of Louisiana depicts Indian lands with vast changes from the first edition. Howes T29; Phillips 3669; cf. Ristow, American Maps and Map Makers , pp. 193-198; Rumsey 2755; Sabin 94323.

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        GRAZ. "Grätz, vom Panoramahof". Prächtige Gesamtansicht von der Anhöhe aus, der Schloßberg im Mittelpunkt.

      - Altkol. Aquatinta von Eduard Gurk bei Tranquillo Mollo, Wien, um 1825, 26 x 36,5 cm. Thieme-Becker Bd. XV, S. 347; nicht bei Nebehay-Wagner. - Eduard Gurk (1801 Wien - Jerusalem 1841) war bekannt für seine schönen Landschaftsaquarelle und von ihm selbst gestochenen Folgen mit Ansichten und Krönungseinzügen aus Wien, Mailand, Prag und Pressburg. - Prächtige Ansicht mit biedermeierlicher Figurenstaffage ("viele seiner Aquarelle sind mit zierlichen Figuren staffagiert", Thieme-Becker), rechts Ausflugspavillon mit Gästen. - Nur der Rand im Passepartoutausschnitt gebräunt, sonst farbfrisch und tadellos.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        Curtis's Botanical Magazine, or Flower-Garden displayed (Band 52):, In which the most Ornamental foreign Plants, cultivated in the Open Ground, the Green-House, and the Stove, are accurately represented in their natural Colours. To which are added their Names, Class, Order, Generic and Specific Characters, according to the celebrated Linnaeus; their Places of Growth, and Times of Flowering; Together with the most approved Methods of Culture. A Work Intended for the Use of such Ladies, Gentlemen, and Gardeners, as wish to become scientifically acquainted with the Plants they cultivate, (IN ENGLISCHER SPRACHE),

      London: Sherwood, Neely & Jones 1825 - Volume 52. Mit 71 (von 86) altkolorierten Kupfertafeln (N 2523 - 2606) mit jeweils dazugehörigem beschreibendem Text, SEHR ORDENTLICHES UND FESTES EXEMPLAR mit leuchtendem Kolorit. Das "Botanical Magazine", wurde bereits im 18 Jahrhundert begründet und bis heute fortgeführt Sprache: Deutsch 8°, braunes OHLdr mit Rückentitel und Bandnummerierung, [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Im Baldreit]
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        L'Autriche Costumes Moeurs et Usages des Autrichiens Suite de gravures c EDITION ORIGINALE

      Paris: Librairie de Gide Fils, 1825. Fine. Librairie de Gide Fils, Paris s.d. (circa 1825), relié. - First Edition Illustrated boards raised in 24 colors, hors-texte, representing chest and dressed in different costumes of the era Austrian. Bound in half morocco Russian red, smooth spine stamped with jewels and gold as cold, flat with double frame stamped cold sets in and the net roulette, split bit ahead of the first flat caps slightly rubbed, binding of time. Some foxing otherwise good discrete and rare book describing the Austrian people in the nineteenth century, lavishly illustrated with engraved plates heightened color. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale illustrée de 24 planches réhaussées en couleurs, hors-texte, représentant des autrichiens vétus de différents costumes de l'époque. Reliure en demi maroquin de Russie rouge, dos lisse avec fleurons estampés à froid et titre doré, plats avec double encadrement estampés à froid au filet et décors à la roulette, mors fendu en tête du premier plat, coiffes légèrement frottées, reliure de l'époque. Quelques discrètes rousseurs sinon bel et rare ouvrage décrivant le peuple autrichien au XIXème siècle, abondamment illustré de planches gravées rehaussées en couleurs.

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        Beitrage zur Kenntniss des Innern von Russland. Zweiter Theil. Reisen im Innern Russlands. Erste und Zweite Hälfte in 2 Bänden.

      Leipzig, Kummer, 1825-26. - 8°. L, 366, 18 SS.; XII, 272 SS., 1 Bl., SS. 273-287, 3 Bll., mit 24 teils gefalt. lith. Taf., Plänen u. Karten sowie mehreren gefalt. Tab. Neue marmorierter Pappbände mit Leder-Rückenschild Cat. Russica E 446; Hirsch-H. II, 425. Erste Ausgabe dieser seltenen und reich ausgestatteten Reisebeschreibung. Johann Friedrich Erdmann (1778 - 1846) war seit 1804 Professor der Pathologie und Therapie an der Universität Wittenberg. Wegen zunehmender finanzieller Schwierigkeiten der Universität verließ er die Stadt 1810 und folgte einem Ruf an die neugegründete Universität der tatarischen Gouvernements-Hauptstadt Kasan, "wo er von 1814 an, da die Universitat eröffnet worden war, das Dekanat der medicinischen Fakultät verwaltete und als Schulvisitator das saratowsche, simbirskische, astrachansche, permsche und tobolskische Gouvernement bereiste" (R.-N.). Ab 1817 hatte er eine Professur in Dorpat. Neben Reisebüchern verfasste Erdmann über 40 wissenschaftliche Veröffentlichungen, beispielsweise über die Klumpfüße bei Neugeborenen, über Wechselfieber und zu seinem Spezialgebiet, der Polarisationslehre. Die "Reisen im Innern von Russland" führen Erdmann unter anderem zu den Mineralquellen bei Sergijewsk, nach Simbirsk, Saratow und Astrachan, Wjatka, Perm oder Tobolsk; dazu gibt es zahlreiche Beilagen über das lokale Schulwesen, Industrie, Herstellung von Wodka, Linguistisches, Religion etc. Die Tafeln mit Ansichten, Plänen, Karten, Alphabeten etc. Am Schluss von II/1 Melodien mit Noten aus Astrachan, Kalmykische und Tartarische Gesänge etc. In sich abgeschlossener zweiter Teil der "Beiträge zur Kenntniss des Innern von Russland" mit allen Tafeln und Karten. Der erste Teil war 1822 separat erschienen unter dem Titel "Medicinische Topographie des Gouvernements und der Stadt Kasan". - Teilweise leicht fleckig. Schönes Exemplar in eleganten neuen Einbänden. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Six Months' Residence and Travels in Mexico; Containing Remarks on the Present State of New Spain, Its Natural Production, State of Society, Manufactures, Trade, Agriculture, Antiquities, &c. 2 Volume Set

      John Murray, London 1825 - xvi, 255pp; vii, 264pp. 12 illustrations including hand coloured [4] and fold out plates. Language: eng VG : in very good condition. Some light scattered browning. Neat ownership details on feps Half leather marbled board cover [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Die Feuer=Waffen der königl. baierischen Infanterie und Kavallerie. Ein Handbuch für den Unterricht in der Kenntnis, Erhaltung und Gebrauche derselben.Nebst einem Anhange über die Anwendung des Knall=Pulvers zu Kriegs=Feuergewehren.

      München Lindauer 1825 - 8°. Mit 3 (davon 2 mehrfach gefalteten) Beilagen sowie 3 mehrfach gefalteten Lithographien. VIII,188 S., 6 Bl. Pappband. Sehr detaillierte Anleitung für Feuerwaffen, die vom Zweck - "nämlich der tödtenden Wirkung" - bis zu den chemischen Hauptbestandteilen der Zündkörner alles behandelt. - Beschabt und bestoßen. Stellenweise gebräunt und gering fleckig. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Wanderungen durch Pompeii von Ludwig Goro von Agyagfalva.

      Wien, Mörschner und Jasper, 1825. Folio. Engr. title,+ X,+ (1),+ (blank),+ 176,+ (2) pp.+ 20 plates, of which 6 lithographic and 14 engraved, 1 doublepage. One engr. vignette in text. The plates with minor foxing. Somewhat later worn half calf, boards partly loose and spine defective at head. With the printed blue wrappers pasted on the paste downs. From the library of Giannalisa Feltrinelli, with her book plate and blind stamp. Garcia 6246. Furchheim p. 41. Written by the Austrian military Ludwig Goro von Agyagfalva (1786-1843) in Naples during the years 1821 to 1824. After the preface there is a long reasoning list of literature about Pompeii

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        The Botanic Garden, consisting of highly finished representations of hardy ornamental flowering plants, cultivated in Great Britain, with their names, classes, orders, history, qualities, culture, and physiological observations Volumes I, II, & III only

      London:, 1825-31. . Each volume is in good condition with wear to the extremities and separation to the inner hinges. Volume I (published by Baldwin, Cradock, & Joy 1825) conatins 48 color illustrations with four plants on each plate; Volume II (published by Baldwin & Cradock 1827-8) contains 144 color illustrations with four plants on each plate, Volume III (published by Simpkin and Marshall 1831, contains 48 color illustrations with four plants on each plate..

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        Îles des Papous. Divers portraits de naturels vus sur l'île Rawak

      [Paris], 1825. Proof before numbering, 240 x 320 mm. (trimmed to plate mark), with rough trial colouring two two figures, "43" added in ink at lower right; very good. An intriguing trial proof of an important ethnographic plate ultimately included in the official account of the Freycinet voyage. The use of trial colour on this proof marks it out as quite significant, as we can actually witness the process by which the details of the publication were defined: given that contemporary voyagers and scientists were concerned to make the work as accurate as possible, this rough proof is a tangible reminder of the technical difficulties of such work. The plate shows nine portrait busts of islanders from Rawak, an important port of call for the expedition in 1818, and a place where they made a very close study of both the people and the natural history of the region, work which was followed by Duperrey a few years later. The Uranie made a long stay in the region of Rawak, and as published plates such as this one amply attest, the local people were closely studied. Not only is this a proof before numbers, the last stage in the printing process, before the Historique album itself was printed, two of the figures have also had a trial colouring, very roughly executed, but clearly related to the finished versions of the plate as published. As with a view in Hawaii we have also catalogued recently, this plate 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.

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        TRAITE' DES ARBRES ET ARBUSTES QUE L'ON CULTIVE EN PLEIN TERRE EN EUROPE, ET PARTICULIEREMENT EN FRANCE PAR DUHAMEL. EDITION AUGMENTEE DE PLUS DE MOITIE' POUR LE NOMBRE DES ESPECES, DISTRIBUEE D'APRES UN ORDRE PLUS METHODIQUE SUIVANT L'ETAT ACTUEL DE LA BOTANIQUE ET DE L'AGRICOLTURE. REDIGE' PAR MM. VEILLARD, JAUME-SAINT-HILAIRE, MIRBEL, POIRET ET CONTINUE' PAR M. LOISELEUR-DESLONGCHAMPS CONTENANT LA DESCRIPTION DES ARBRES ET ARBUSTES D'AGREMENT, DES ARBRES FRUITIERS ET FORESTIERS L'EXPOSE' DES CARACTERES DU GENRE, DES ESPECES, DES VARIETES LEUR CULTURE, LES MOYENS A PRENDRE POUR LES NATURALISER, LES USAGES ECONOMIQUES ET MEDICINAUX LE LIEU NATAL, L'EPOQUE OU ILS ONT ETE APPORTES EN EUROPE; ETC., ETC

      Librairie Encyclopédique De Roret; stampato dalla Imprimerie De Crapelet, Paris 1825 - Edizione: Ristampa anastatica della seconda edizione (1800-1809) . Pagine: 6+264+IV+4+244+V+2+234+IV+4+240+4+4+330+4+4+266+6+4+252+7+189+147+152 . Illustrazioni: Frontespizio (L'AGRICOLTURA) splendido disegnato da Percier e Thibaud e inciso da Pillement e finito da Neé. 488 Tavole in b/n con numerosissime incisioni su legno le grandi e i particolari su acciaio. Disegni di P.J. Redouté e P.Bessa, gliFormato: in folio . Rilegatura: SEI TOMI in Cartonato novecentesco grigio con dorso e angoli telati e carta marmorizzata ai piatti. Nella parte alta del dorso placche in pelle rossa con punzonatura in oro (autore, titolo e numero volume) . Stato: Buono . Caratteristiche: Incredibile e rarissima opera monumentale in folio. Dimensioni fogli cm.26 per cm 41. Presenti bruniture (non nelle tavole).Opera suddivisa in sei tomi. Il primo contiene i primi 3 volumi di testo, il secondo i volumi 4 e 5, il terzo i volumi 6 e 7 sempre di testo; il quarto tomo contiene le tavole relative al primo, secondo e terzo volume, il quinto tomo le tavole relative al quarto e quinto, il sesto tomo contiene le tavole relative al sesto e settimo volume. La prima edizione dell'opera uscì nel 1755 in soli due volumi. Tra il 1801 e il 1809 venne ripubblicata con il nome di Nuovo Duhamel. Si tratta di un'opera notevolmente aumentata, composta da sette parte con le relative tavole. Visto il successo venne ripubblicata un'ulteriore volta dalla Librairie Encyclopedique de Roret nel 1825 (è l'opera di cui disponiamo), seguita da un'altra ripubblicazione nel 1852. Il nuovo Duhamel venne aumentato e arricchito grazie anche ai disegni de P.J.Redouté e P.Bessa. Duhamel è considerato il più grande agronomo del XVIII Secolo. E' considerato il fondatore della Dendrologia, scienza botanica che studia piante che producono legno. Su richiesta si forniscono ulteriori informazioni più approfondite. .

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        Plan von der Gegend um Katholisch-Hennersdorf - Gezeichnet von C. Regenhardt in Clausthal in März 1825':.

      - Tuschefederzeichnung auf Whatman-Bütten v. C. Regenhardt, 1825, 19 x 30,5 Sehr fein ausgeführte Manuskriptkarte mit der Umgebung von Katholisch-Hennersdorf zwischen Gersdorf, Haugsdorf und Schreibersdorf. - Mittig Hennersdorf das heute zur Gemeinde Luban (Lauban) gehört. (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        Histoire physique, civile et morale des environs de Paris, depuis les premiers temps historiques jusqu'a nos jours. 7 Tomes

      Paris, Guillaume 1825 (- 1828) - Brunet II, 873; vgl. Vicaire III, 333-334. - Erste vollständige Ausgabe des neben dem über Paris zweiten und populärsten Werkes von Dulaure. Die dekorativen Kupferstiche mit Ansichten von Gebäuden, Plätzen und Sehenswürdigkeiten rund um Paris. - Die Bände sind meisterlich gebunden und gestaltet in reichster Goldverzierung auf dem Lederrücken. - Nur gelegentlich ganz leicht stockfleckig, sonst in besonders schöner Erhaltung; aus fürstl. Bibliothek Avec 82 gravures Demi veau de l'époque, dos ornés, pièces de titres dorés, 8° [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        ATLANTEN. - Historisch-Genealogisch-Geographischer Atlas. Aus dem Französischen der neuesten Ausgabe ins Deutsche übertragen und mit zwei politisch geographischen Uebersichten vermehrt von Alexander von Dusch.

      Johann Velten, 1825-1828., Karlsruhe, - 55 x 40 cm. Mit 2 gestoch. Titeln, 2 Bl., 37 Doppelseiten mit 25 eingedruckten altkolor. Kupferstichkarten, 2 Bl. Espenhorst, PP, S. 396. - Die Karten sind in den Text eingedruckt, der teils ebenfalls koloriert ist. - Einband beschabt und bestoßen, etwas fleckig. Innen sauber und frisch. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        The Works of Samuel Johnson. COMPLETE EXTENDED SET IN CONTEMPORARY FULL CALF

      Talboys & Wheeler, and W. Pickering, Oxford 1825 11 vols., 8vo., with engraved armorial vignette on titles; attractively and strongly bound in contemporary full tan calf, sides with gilt frame border, backs with five raised bands, second and third compartments with red and black leather labels lettered in gilt, all other compartments richly ruled and tooled in gilt, doublures tooled in blind, all edges marbled, one volume neatly rebacked with old backstrip laid down, six labels (three red and three black) missing (but residual lettering wholly legible in blind), backstrips rather scuffed and age - worn (particularly on sixth volume), joints mildly rubbed (but all bindings entirely sound), else a handsome, internally crisp and spotless extended set in elaborate period binding. This set includes all half - titles, but was bound without the engraved portrait of Johnson often present in first or third volumes.Published in the series 'Oxford English Classics', this edition was supervised by Francis Pearson Walesby (1798 - 1858), Fellow of Lincoln College and later Professor of Anglo - Saxon at Oxford. The set was originally to comprise nine volumes (see titles); the tenth and eleventh volumes containing the 'Debates' were issued as supplements.Volume one contains Murphy's 'Essay', first published separately in 1792. In volume nine, 'Journey' retains the dates of August 13 ('Lough Ness') and September 20 ('Skye'), but corrects the error about the Macleods.Courtney & Nichol Smith pp.166 - 7; CBEL II, p.614

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        THE PLAYS OF SHAKESPEARE

      William Pickering, London 1825 - Pickering's "Diamond Classics" series. Miniature books (3 1/2" x 2 3/16" each). Nine volumes. Finely and beautifully bound in full blue straight grained morocco with marbled endpapers, a.e.g., the spines with gilt titles, the panels densely gilt with Tudor roses surrounded by a filed of gilt dots with tiny rose cornerpieces. Housed in a felt lined box of burled walnut, the lid with an inset cameo of Shakespeare (probably of bone) and secured with brass clasp and pegs. The first of Pickering's Diamond Classics in English.Welsh 6309; Speilmann 456. The box about fine, the books pristine [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Two Books In Bespoke Bindings With Binder's Dust-wrappers; Ueber die Wahrheit [together with] Geschichte Des Bairischen Volkes

      Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1825. Hard Cover. Two books: Heinroth, Johann Christian August. Ueber die Wahrheit. Leipzig: C. H. F. Hartmann, 1824. 1st edition, pp. Xii, 409, [3] (ads) [TOGETHER WITH] Romer, M. J. Geschichte des Bairischen Volkes: Geschichte, Geographie und Stastistik des Baierlandes. Erste Band: Geschichte. Erste Abteilung: Die Urgeschichte und Das Mittelalter. Munchen: C. A. Fleischmann, 1825. Volume 1 of two published, pp. Viii, 359. Both books in glossy black paper-covered boards with green/gilt spine labels, all edges stained yellow, paste-paper french-fold dust wrappers with printed paper spine label. Matching bespoke bindings in matching paste-paper dust jackets fashioned by the binder from 1820s bindery discards, a nice example of the care and preservation of a private library in early 19th-century Germany .

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        Histoire physique, civile et morale des environs de Paris, depuis les premiers temps historiques jusqu'a nos jours. 7 Tomes

      Paris, Guillaume, 1825 (- 1828). Avec 82 gravures. Demi veau de l'epoque, dos ornes, pieces de titres dores, 8°. - Brunet II, 873; vgl. Vicaire III, 333-334. - Erste vollständige Ausgabe des neben dem über Paris zweiten und populärsten Werkes von Dulaure. Die dekorativen Kupferstiche mit Ansichten von Gebäuden, Plätzen und Sehenswürdigkeiten rund um Paris. - Die Bände sind meisterlich gebunden und gestaltet in reichster Goldverzierung auf dem Lederrücken. - Nur gelegentlich ganz leicht stockfleckig, sonst in besonders schöner Erhaltung; aus fürstl. Bibliothek.

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        Regne Animal de Mr. le Baron Cuvier, Dispose en Tableaux Methodiques / Insectes.

      J. Achille Comte, Paris 1825 - Image Size : 711x495 (mm), 28x19.5 (Inches), Platemark Size : , Paper Size : 810x570 (mm), 31.875x22.375 (Inches), Hand Colored, Lithograph

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        Histoire physique civile et morale des environs de Paris depuis les prerm

      Paris: Guillaume, 1825. Fine. Guillaume, Paris 1825 - 1828, 7 tomes en 7 Vol. in 8 (12,5x20,5cm), relié. - New edition, after the first published in 1821/1822, but contained much less illustrations. It was increased in the second edition of 1823/1824 tasks the same publisher. Our copy is full of very large folding map (on heavy paper) near Paris that lacks most of the time. 82 steel engravings still contain their serpentes. Half glazed calf contemporary hazelnut false flats nerves. Back decorated horseshoes cold a Restore and casters on the nerves and tail. Piece pulls and volume number in brown morocco. Head cover of Volume 1 torn. Head slightly éliméee Volume 4. Corners bumped. Friction. Few scattered punctures. A tear in the left margin of the map, the side livre.Malgré some flaws, pretty nice set. Topographical Dictionary in Volume VII. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Nouvelle édition, après la première parue en 1821/1822, mais qui contenait beaucoup moins d'illustrations. Elle fut augmentée dans la seconde édition de 1823/1824 ches le même éditeur. Notre exemplaire est bien complet de la très grande carte dépliante (sur papier fort) des environs de Paris qui manque la plupart du temps. Les 82 gravures sur acier contiennent encore leurs serpentes. Demi veau glacé noisette d'époque à faux nerfs plats. Dos orné de fers à froid type Restauration et de roulettes sur le nerfs et en queue. Pièce de tire et de tomaison en maroquin brun. Coiffe de tête du tome 1 arrachée. Tête du tome 4 légèrement éliméee. Coins émoussés. Frottements. Quelques rares piqûres éparses. Une déchirure en marge sur la gauche de la carte, du côté livre. Malgré quelques défauts, assez bel ensemble. Dictionnaire topographique dans le tome VII.

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        TELEORAMA. Ein Geschenk fur die Jugend.

      An accordian style peepshow with six hand-coloured etched cut-out panels, plus a removable hand-coloured back-slide, showing the Sanssouci Palace and its terraced garden, in Potsdam. The cut-out front face measures 12.2 x 15 cm. The peepshow expands to approximately 74 cm. It is contained in the original hand-coloured pictorial slipcase. Case torn a little at front thumb-insert; case a little rubbed; else an excellent copy of a peepshow intended specifically for children, complete with the often missing removable back-slide. See Hyde, 'Paper Peepshows,' page 79.

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        Histoire de la domination des Arabes et des Maures en Espagne et en Portugal, depuis l'invasion de ces peuples jusqu' a leur expulsion définitive; rédigée sur l'histoire traduite de l'arabe en espagnol. Three volumes. Paris, Alexis Eymery, 1825.

      1825 1825 - Pp. (iv), 504; (iv), 470; (iv), 412, xxxviii, vi. Uncut copy in original decorated boards, with some wear to spine ends. Housed in a special made cloth box. Partly with some light staining. First French edition of Conde's history of the Arab rule in Spain. José Antonio Conde (1766-1820) was educated at the university of Alcalá and became a member of the Spanish Academy in 1802. This his most important work presents for the first time a complete version of the history of Islamic Spain covering the period from the Arab invasion of Spain in 711 to the expulsion of the latter in 1492. It was posthumously published at Madrid during the years 1820-21. Unusual to find in the original boards. James Monroe: "Islam and the Arabs in Spanish scholarship", pp. 50-52. Palau 59020. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Histoire de l'admirable Don Quichotte de la Manche traduction de Filleau d

      Paris: Delongchamps, 1825. Fine. Delongchamps, Paris 1825, 12,5x20,5cm, 6 volumes reliés. - New edition of the French translation by Filleau Saint-Martin. Half calf bindings marine glossy, smooth spine with floral motifs central, golden heads and tails in strips, traces of friction on the back, back of the sixth volume having a marginal lack of skin, title of the book red morocco, parts volume number of morocco olive higher caps rubbed, marbled paper boards lined with a floral frieze cold guards and contreplats of handmade paper, some corners bumped, marbled edges, romantic bindings slightly later. Illustrated book, frontispieces in 6 volumes, with a portrait of Miguel de Cervantes engraved by Lefèvre after Devéria and 5 other engravings after Devéria. Some small foxing. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Nouvelle édition de la traduction française établie par Filleau de Saint-Martin. Reliures en demi veau glacé marine, dos lisse ornés de motifs floraux centraux, frises dorées en têtes et en queues, traces de frottements sur les dos, dos du sixième volume comportant une manque marginal de peau, titre de l'ouvrage de maroquin rouge, pièces de tomaison de maroquin olive, coiffes supérieures frottées, plats de papier marbré bordés d'une frise florale à froid, gardes et contreplats de papier à la cuve, quelques coins émoussés, tranches marbrées, reliures romantiques très légèrement postérieures. Ouvrage illustré, en frontispices des 6 volumes, d'un portrait de Miguel de Cervantès gravé par Lefèvre d'après Devéria, ainsi que de 5 autres gravures d'après Devéria. Quelques petites rousseurs.

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        The Plays of Shakespeare. 11 Volume Set

      London : William Pickering, Chancery Lane, 1825-01-01. Hardcover. Acceptable. Wreath edition. 11 Volumes set. Bound in contemporary 3/4 green leather. Green cloth boards. Gilt spine. 5 raised bands. TEG. Tipped in slip to Vol. I. Bound by Riviere & Son. Good bindings. Front boards detached to Vol. I, II and VIII. Moderate shelfwear, with chipping to leather. Bookplate to each front pastedown. Clean, unmarked pages. Jaggard p. 516; Lowndes 3, 2266

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        The Life of an Actor ... The poetical descriptions by T. Greenwood ... FIRST EDITION. Tall 8vo.

      C.S. Arnold. 1825 Col. front. & plates by Theodore Lane, illus. engraved by Thompson; one plate guard torn & repaired. Handsome full crimson morocco by Lloyd, Wallis & Lloyd, gilt spine, borders & dentelles. a.e.g. v.g.Arnott & Robinson 2372. The successful career of Proteus, dedicated to Edmund Kean.

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        ICONOGRAPHIA BOTANICA seu PLANTAE CRITICAE. Icones platarum rariorum et minus riete cognitarum, florae europaeae, iconographia et supplementum, inprimis ad opera WILLDENOWII, SCHKUHRII, PERSOONII, ROEMERI et SCHULTESII, delineatae, et cum comentaraia succincto editae - Tertia centruai tabularum

      1825. relié. Bon état. Lipssiae, Fridericu Hofmeister, 1825. In/4 en feuilles, 92 pages, 65 planches en noir de l?'auteur. Couvertures désolidarisées des feuillets, non coupés et non massicotés. 65 planches sur 92 (liste ci-dessous) - Pritzel 8443. Heinrich Gottlieb Ludwig Reichenbach (1793-1879) étudie la médecine et les sciences naturelles à l?'université de Leipzig. Parallèlement à ces fonctions, il dirige le musée zoologique de Zwinger. Professeur titulaire de la chaire d?'histoire naturelle à l?'Académie de médecine et de chirurgie de Dresde. Il fonde le jardin botanique de Dresde qu?'il dirige jusqu?'à sa mort. Covers and sheets unbound 4to, 92 p., 65 engraved plates drawing by the author. Uncut an unoppened shets & plates. Upper cover & title page staineds and damaged. Some plates also dusty and foxed, 4 plates oxidized. 65 plates on 92 (complete list below). 207, 221, 222, 223, 224, 225, 226, 228, 229, 231, 232, 233, 234, 237, 239, 240, 241, 242, 243, 244, 245, 246, 247, 248,249, 250, 251, 252, 253, 255, 256, 257, 258, 259, 260, 261, 262, 263, 265, 266, 267, 268, 269, 270, 271, 272, 273, 274, 275,276, 277, 278, 279, 280, 281, 282, 287, 288, 290, 291, 292, 295, 296, 297, 299.

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        Bronnbach",,

      um 1825. - Gesamtansicht von Norden auf die ehemalige Zisterzienserabtei mit der Tauberbrücke und figürlicher Staffage. Teilkolor. Lithographie von J. Scheiffele nach F. Meyer, um 1825. 27,5 x 31,2 cm. - Im alten Biedermeier-Rahmen mit Passepartout staubdicht neu gerahmt. Rahmung im Preis inbegriffen. Bis auf den Rand beschnitten und auf einen Karton alt aufgezogen, dort den Titel ergänzt. Das Blatt selber etwas gebräunt. - Selten. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 0 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        "Bronnbach",

      um 1825.. . Gesamtansicht von Norden auf die ehemalige Zisterzienserabtei mit der Tauberbrücke und figürlicher Staffage. Teilkolor. Lithographie von J. Scheiffele nach F. Meyer, um 1825. 27,5 x 31,2 cm. - Im alten Biedermeier-Rahmen mit Passepartout staubdicht neu gerahmt. Rahmung im Preis inbegriffen. Bis auf den Rand beschnitten und auf einen Karton alt aufgezogen, dort den Titel ergänzt. Das Blatt selber etwas gebräunt. - Selten.

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        DELLA MANIERA DI CURARE LE MALATTIE UMANE. Compendio.

      Crescini 1825/1830 (Codice GM / 0931) In 8° 10 tomi rilegati in 7 voll. XL - 3.728 - LVIII pp.compless. Edizione italiana a cura di R.Comandoli. Frank (1745 - 1821) appartenne alla scuola medica del van Swieten, era un clinico di grandi vedute, fu uno dei coriferi della scuola medica di Pavia. Cfr. Castiglioni, II / 560. Noto come "uno dei medici più quotati del secolo XVIII, insegnò a Gottinga, quindi a Pavia, succedendo al Tissot". Cfr. Pazzini, II / 303, 375. Per e.o. cfr. Garrison - Morton, 3879; Hirsch, II / 598 / 601:; Graess, II / 629. L'opera si compone di 10 tomi di cui 2 di aggiunta: un frammento postumo sulle nevrosi tradotto completato e annotato da L.Morelli, e un vol. di "interpretazioni cliniche di scelte osservazioni raccolte ne' giornali accademici" esposte da Frank e trad.a cura di G.F.Spongia. Buone legature d'epoca mezza pelle, titolo ai dorsi. Eccellente esemplare. Euro 490.00 ~~~ SPEDIZIONE IN ITALIA SEMPRE TRACCIATA

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        The Plays of Shakespeare. 11 Volume Set

      London : William Pickering, Chancery Lane 1825 - Wreath edition. 11 Volumes set. Bound in contemporary 3/4 green leather. Green cloth boards. Gilt spine. 5 raised bands. TEG. Tipped in slip to Vol. I. Bound by Riviere & Son. Good bindings. Front boards detached to Vol. I, II and VIII. Moderate shelfwear, with chipping to leather. Bookplate to each front pastedown. Clean, unmarked pages. Jaggard p. 516; Lowndes 3, 2266 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Collezione delle piu' celebri difese criminali dell'avvocato Ignazio Magnani bolognese pubblico professore di diritto civile e difensore de' rei nella legazione di Bologna. con ristretto delle cause ed esito dei giudizj

      Nobili, Bologna 1825 - 15 fascicoli (su 16, manca il 14o) in 8 grande, pp. (2) + IV + 43; 45-76; III + (1b) + 16 + 12 + IIÂ+ 5 + (1b); IV + 27 + (1b) + II + 18; IV + 12 + 9 + (1b) + XI + (1b); 59 + (1b); IV + 16 + IV + 19 + (1b); II + 50; IV + 8 + II + 10 + II + 5 + (1b) + 6; IV + 12 + II + 9 + (1b) + II + 9 + (1b) + IV; 56; 17 + (1b) + II + 9 + (1b) + II + 9 + (1b); IV + 44; 17 + (1b) + 14 + II + 6; IV +Â60. Il fascicolo numero 13, composto da pp. IV + 44 sembrerebbe mancare della prosecuzione perche' il testo si interrompe. Probabilmente il fascicolo e' completo in se' ed il testo andava completandosi con il fascicolo seguente che e' il 14o a noi mancante. Manca inoltre nel nostro esemplare il ritratto inciso. Esemplare molto bello, fresco e genuino, che conserva perfettamente integre le brossure editoriali. Interessante raccolta delle cause difensive di questo avvocato nato a Bologna, protagonista di processi che ebbero grande eco nella Bologna del tempo, come quelli al marchese F. Albergati Capacelli per uxoricidio e a Girolamo Lucchini, imputato del 'grande furto' commesso nel Monte di pieta' nel 1789 (entrambe presente qui). Fra le altre cause presenti quella contro Vittoria Fabiani accusata d'infanticidio, Antonio Roversi, accusato di omicidio, Vincenzo Pozzi accusato di omicidio passionale, Pietro Rimondi imputato di fabbricazione e smlatazione di falsa moneta, la difesa del conte Vincenzo Porti segretario di stato della Duchessa di Modena. ITA

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        HISTOIRE DE FRANCE.

      Illustrated with 4 hand-coloured engravings. Original printed wrappers. 6.5 x 6.3 cm. From the publisher's series, Bibliotheque en Miniature pour la Jeunesse. Rare: OCLC locates only 1 copy at Indiana University. Tiny chip to top outer corner of lower wrapper; spine restored at head; else an excellent copy. See Gumuchian 4061.

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        Hallstatt

      . Ansicht von Hallstatt gegen den Saarstein und das Grubhaus. Lithographie v. J. Alt aus "Vorzüglichste Ansichten des k.k. Salzkammergutes und dessen Umgebung in Ober Oesterreich" Wien 1825, 23 x 32 cm - wir garantieren für die Echtheit. Nebehay-W. 28 / 22

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        Viva la Patria. @[text begins:] Gobierno de Valparaiso. Tengo la mas sublime complacencia de pasar á V.S. por estraordinario el adjunto impreso de Lima en que se anuncia la esplendida noticia del triunfo decisivo que han obtenido en el Perú las armas de la América sobre el último resto de la tirania española .

      Santiago de Chile, Imprenta Nacional, (cover letter dated January 9, 1825). - Caption title. Two columns. Broadside. Folio (30.5 x 21.5 cm.), disbound. Several tears, without loss. Narrow strip (1.5 x 17 cm.) trimmed from left margin. Uncut. In good condition. ---- The report from Lima, dated 18 December 1824, gives a brief account of the Battle of Ayacucho (9 December) and its aftermath. This was the final battle in the struggle for Peruvian independence, and thus the end of the Spanish-American wars of independence. According to the cover letter, dated at Valparaiso, January 9, 1825, and signed by José Ignacio Zenteno, the report was handed by the Libertador del Perú to the captain of the French frigate, who brought it to Chile.---- Not located in Briseño. OCLC: 55281477 (John Carter Brown Library, Biblioteca Nacional de Chile). Not located in CCPBE. Not located in Rebiun. Not located in Copac. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Instructions to Sportsman in All That Relates to Guns and Shooting

      London: Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, 1825. Fourth edition. Illustrated with plates. 1 vols. Royal 8vo. Late nineteenth century half brown calf and marbled boards. Minor spotting to frontispiece, else near fine. Fourth edition. Illustrated with plates. 1 vols. Royal 8vo. Choice copy of one of the great sporting works. Schwerdt I, 235

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        Allgemeinnütziges Kochbuch für Teutschland, Zum Selbstunterrichte für Anfänger und Liebhaber der edlen Kochkunst. Mit einem Anhange von der Verfertigung des gebräuchlichsten Conditorey-Backwerks, des Gefrornen und der Einmachung aller dazu dienlichen Obstsorten

      Giessen, Georg Friedrich Heyer, 1825 - 526 Seiten Einband berieben und bestoßen, Vorsätze stärker stockfleckig innen weniger, Besitzeintrag auf Vorsatz, sonst gut erhalten Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 342 Kl.-8°, Hardcover/Pappeinband der Zeit Erster Band (von2). Neue, verbesserte wohlfeile Ausgabe

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        Türkische (Osmanische) Reich in Europa. enth.: u. a. Generalcharte von Europa +Frankreich, Charten d.Departements Somme,Nordküste, Eure, Sarthe, Vogesen, Mosel, Rhone, Loire, beiden Sevres,Vendée, Indre, obere+niedere Alpen, niedern+obern Pyrenäen, Ardenn

      schak`s Wisa, Kirkkilissa, Silistra, Nikopoli, Widdi, Sofia, Tscherinen, Kostendil, Uskub, Salonik, Janina, Avlona, Ochrin, Dukagin, Perserin, Semendra, Ejalet - Morah,-Bosna,-Nirid,-Dschesair, Lehnfürstentum Walachei u. Moldau, gebunden in 1 Band Leipzig. Bei Georg Joachim Göschen. 1825, en, Marne, Maas, Lot, Orne, Calvados, Allier, Nieder-Ober-Rhein, Cher, Jura, Tarn, Das franz. Süd - Nord - Amerika, Das franz. West - Ost - Indien, Senegalgebiet, Insel Bourbon, Generalcharte des Türkisches Reichs in Europa, Ejalet Rumili und zwar die San - 2° quer 1. Heft. XII. 33 S. Text, 2. Heft. VIII. 12 S.Text, insges. 41 Kupferstich - Karten (34 x 25), grenzkol., Karten vereinz. kl. Flecke, 2 Kart. am Rand fleckig, Pbd. d. Zeit, Kanten u. Ecken berieben, in sich guter Zustand . Sprache: de [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Histoire de Gil Blas de Santillane avec des notes historiques et littérai

      à Paris: Chez Lefèvre, imprimerie de Jules Didot l'aîné, 1825. Fine. Chez Lefèvre, imprimerie de Jules Didot l'aîné, à Paris 1825, 3 tomes en 3 Vol. in 8 (14,5x23cm), (6) xxiv, 386pp. et (4) 456pp. et (4) 386pp., trois volumes reliés. - New edition of the collection of French classics, illustrated with a portrait and a folding map of Spain. Good edition to the classic typography, with wide margins. Bound in full glazed calf lees of wine, part of title and volume number blue sky, flat spine richly decorated horseshoes and wheels cathedrals, cold boards struck a large central medallion monastic kind of frieze cold frame and a second hot assigned light work worm, marbled edges boards. Romantic beautiful binding by a large binder of the time. Note that the preface to the Comte de Neufchâteau, academician, is actually Victor Hugo (then aged 16); Count found it so remarkably written that he published as is. In addition, all footnotes are also pages of Victor Hugo. Beautiful copy set in a beautiful romantic contemporary binding signed Vogel. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Nouvelle édition de La collection des classiques français, illustrée d'un portrait et d'une carte dépliante de l'Espagne. Bonne édition à la typographie classique, à grandes marges. Reliures en plein veau glacé lie-de-vin, pièce de titre et de tomaison bleu ciel, dos lisse richement orné de fers et de roulettes cathédrales, plats frappés à froid d'un grand médaillon central de type monastique, d'une frise à froid d'encadrement et d'une seconde à chaud, plats affectés d'un léger travail de ver, tranches marbrées. Magnifique reliure Romantique par un grand relieur de l'époque. On remarquera que la préface du Comte de Neufchâteau, académicien, est en réalité de Victor Hugo (alors âgé de 16 ans) ; le comte la trouva si remarquablement écrite qu'il la publia telle quelle. En outre, toutes les notes de bas de pages sont aussi de Victor Hugo. Bel exemplaire établi dans une magnifique reliure romantique de l'époque signée de Vogel.

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        Anleitung zur Untersuchung der Apotheken vorzüglich aber zur Prüfung der Aechtheit und Güte der Arzneien

      Kronberger & Weber, Prag 1825 - 0 Gramm. Einband leicht berieben und bestoßen, mit ausgeblichenem Stempel u. Eintrag auf dem Titel, kaum störend,ehemaliges Bibliotheksexemplar - trotzdem sehr gut erhalten [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A JOURNAL OF A TOUR AROUND HAWAII, THE LARGEST OF THE SANDWICH ISLANDS. BY A DEPUTATION FROM THE MISSION ON THOSE ISLANDS

      Boston. 1825.. 264pp. plus four plates and folding map. Engraved portrait frontispiece. Original plain boards. Spine bit chipped, contemporary presentation inscription on front free endpaper. Overall a very good, crisp copy in original state, untrimmed. In a blue cloth slipcase. An important early account of Hawaii by a visiting group of London missionaries in company with Rev. William Ellis. Ellis, a British missionary, established the first printing press in the South Seas, and while on Hawaii, he and Hiram Bingham printed the first book there in 1823, a hymnal. "Rev. Ellis and three of the American missionaries, Asa Thurston, Artemas Bishop and Joseph Goodrich, were dispatched for the purpose [to learn more of the Hawaiian people with a view to establishing mission stations in Hawaii] in June, 1823, landing at Kailua and spending two months in making the circuit of the island. They were the first white men to visit the volcano of Kilauea. Upon the return of the party to Honolulu, a joint JOURNAL of the expedition and observations was prepared by Ellis. Copies of this, together with a report by the American missionaries, were printed in Boston in 1825..." - Hill. The handsome engraved plates depict Kuakini, governor of Hawaii; a missionary preaching to natives; the great crater at Kilauea; the burial house of Keave; and Makoa a guide to the deputation of missionaries. The map of Hawaii is improved from that of Vancouver. The appendix contains biographical information about persons mentioned in the text, geographical data, names of the former gods of Hawaii, and an alphabet and vocabulary of the Hawaiian language. Ellis later rewrote portions of this work, adding further observations, which were published collectively the following year in London as NARRATIVE OF A TOUR THROUGH HAWAII. A beautiful copy of this missionary account of the island of Hawaii, one of the earliest and probably the best of such accounts. STREETER SALE 3751. HILL 545 (ref).

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        FRANKFURT. Gesamtansicht über den Main, am Ufer Bootsbauer, auf dem Fluß Raddampfer.

      - Lithographie von F. Mayer, um 1825, 24,5 x 35,5 cm. Sehr seltene Ansicht in einem schönen, breitrandigen Exemplar.

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        Commentaries on the Laws of England. In Four Books

      London: A. Strahan for T. Cadell and J. Butterworth and Son, 1825. 16th Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Sixteenth edition. In four volumes. Leather, matching early rebacking with red and black labels on spines, lettered in gilt, dated at foot. Frontispiece portrait of author by Gainsborough in Vol. I, fold-out tables of Consanguinity and Descents in Vol. II. Good condition overall. Bookplates on front paste downs of each volume with names on ffeps. Leather brittle, chipped at corners, splitting along feet. Vol. I lacking half-title and has some underlining and marginal notes, mostly in red and regular pencil, a handful in pen; the other volumes pages are free of marks. Vol. III split hinge at front. Vol. IV front board detached. A cornerstone of Anglo-American law.

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        TOPOGRAFIA DELLA PROVINCIA FERRARESE, DELLA PIANURA BOLOGNESE E DI UNA PARTE DELLA PROVINCIA DI ROMAGNA Con l’indicazione dei lavori idraulici eseguiti dal 1767 a tutto giugno 1825.

      s.d. (1825 ca.). Carta dettagliata del territorio, disegnata da Carlo Mayr e incisa dai Fratelli Stucchi. E?' una grande carta in b.n. (cm. 78,6 x 100), montata su tela e suddivisa in 24 riquadri, contenuta in un astuccio mod. (cm. 20,5x17,5). In basso a sinistra, entro cartiglio, dedica all?'Em.mo e Rev.mo Principe il Sig. Cardinale Tommaso Arezzo, Vescovo di Sabina, Legato della città e provincia di Ferrara, dall?'Ing. in Capo Tommaso Barbantini. Qualche alone marginale ma certamente un buon esemplare.

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        The Works of S. Johnson

      Oxford: Printed for William Pickering, London, 1825., 1825. 9 volumes; 8vo. (H: 9 x L: 12 inches). Contemporary binding by Bayntun of Bath in half dark red morocco with raised bands, gilt titles and gilt tooling to darkened spines; marbled boards and end papers; top edges gilt. Portrait frontispiece to vol.I. Bookplate to paste downs; wear to corners; head of spine nicked to a few volumes; outer upper hinge to vol.I weak, and starting to a couple of volumes. The books are sound and tight. Shows extremely well. The best edition of Samuel Johnson's works.

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        Esquisse de la Ville de Sydney, Capitale des Colonies anglaises, à la Nouvelle-Hollande

      Paris: Pillet Aine, 1825. Engraved map measuring 320 x 237 mm. (plate size), a very good copy, framed. Detailed and finely engraved map of the budding settlement at Sydney Cove, from the official published account of the Uranie voyage of 1817-1820 to Australia and the Pacific commanded by Louis de Freycinet. This map depicts Sydney in 1819, when Freycinet and his party spent several very pleasant weeks anchored in the harbour, Louis and Rose became close friends of the Governor, Lachlan Macquarie and his family. Freycinet was astounded by the growth of the settlement and the quality of the architecture he encountered, having previously visited Sydney Cove as an officer on the Baudin voyage of 1800-1804.The detail of this map reflects the curiosity of the French visitors who enjoyed the warm hospitality now that Britain and France were at peace and they could inspect the settlement unhindered.The map details a number of landmarks that remain familiar to this day, including Hyde Park, Woolloomooloo and the Botanical Gardens. Indeed, the street plan engraved here remains largely unchanged as the central business district of Sydney today. The map is a remarkable visual record of Sydney.

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