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        Antique Book-MARINE SIGNALS-NAVAL COMMUNICATION-Sein-Boek-Poolman-1827

      - Science & Medicine Author: Poolman, J.H. Sein-Boek voor de Nederlandsche ZeevaartImpressum: Amsterdam & Rotterdam: Wed. G. Hulst van Keulen; G. Portielje & Arbon en Krap., 1827. 1st edition.Subject(s): Naval, Communication, SignallingDimensions ca. 14 x 23.5 cm. (ca. 5.5 x 9.3 inch). 8vo.Collation: Not paginated, [230] pp.: #(8-1), A8, B-Y4, Z8The final part, night signals, contains letterpress examples of the signal set-ups.Every copy was signed by the author for authenticity. The first part (translated from the English) was originally written by Capt. Frederick Marryat. In the second part (lists of names of captains and their ships) a number of names has been added in contemporary manuscript.A rare publication, only listed in two libraries in WorldCat (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Den Haag and Amsterdam University Library). Not the freshest of copies, but complete. Half calf over marbled boards, gilt decorated ruling to the spine, the title gilt to a morocco title ticket. The acronym K.M.H. in gilt to the tail of the spine - possibly ex-library of a division of the Koninklijke Marine (Royal Navy).Cover condition: The spine cracked and a little worn, the corners bumped and a little worn, board edges rubbed. Inside condition: Prelims with small damage to the top gutter corner, edges with browning and similar age-related toning. Storage location: PPe-Box1 [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        The Annals of Salem, From Its First Settlement

      Salem: Published by W. & S. B. Ives, 1827. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. 8vo. [3], 611 pages. [47] blank pages bound in after page 611. Blueish marbled paper covered boards with brown leather spine and corners. Outer front joint is cracked. Spine is in poor condition with chipped head and base and flaking to deteriorating leather. Partial loss of title lettering on spine. Light edge wear to boards. Binder's ticket tipped in between the verso of the title page and advertisement page (S. Stillman West, Binder, 191 Essex Street, Salem). Errata slip tipped in between page 4 and 5. Contents are arranged chronologically from 1626 to 1783, in 5 separate numbers with an appendix and index. Information on the Salem Witch Trials included. Scarce. Apparently no copies located in OCLC. A few copies issued for sale in dealer catalogues late 1800's, early 1900's. No auction records found. Collated complete? Bradford and Howes each call for 611 pages and 6 numbers. Sabin's record also has 611 pages and states "First published in numbers, now scarce". This copy also has all 611 pages but their are "5" numbers. The first 4 issues are not numbered. The last issue is numbered "V" (possible variant edition?). This particular edition collates exactly the same as the copy displayed on archive.org which was generated from the New York library's copy. Howes F 73 ; Sabin 24028.

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        S. Basilius Magnus, Sequentes autem Sancti sunt, ex illius Familia, et Institutione

      Artist: Anonymus ; issued in: ; date: ca 1827 - - technic: Copper print; - colorit: colored; - condition: Folded; - size (in cm): 37 x 24,5; - description: Biblical representation of 11 saints, in the middle the holy Basilius the great, preacher of all sacred writings. With a hebrew text in the center of the print.

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        Della coltivazione de' tartufi o sia maniera d'ottenere con piantate artificiali de' tartufi neri e bianchi, nelle selve, ne' boschetti e ne' giardini.Milano, coi tipi di Giovanni Pirotta , 1827. Pp. 72.

      Milano, coi tipi di Giovanni Pirotta 1827. Pp. 72 - Preceduto da: Il riso ossia l'arte di rendere gioconda la vita, abbellire il volto e guarire perfettamente l'ipocondria. Venezia, dai torchi di Giuseppe Molinari Ed., 1831. Pp. 80. Unito a: L'arte del bucato domestico secondo i processi inglese e francese. Che comprende il lavorio della lavandaja di fino, le semplici saponate, il dare il colore azzurro, lo inamidare, lo storare, il mettere le biancherie sotto alla soppressa ed al mangano, il lavare e mettere in nuovo i merletti di filo e di seta, i veli, le tocche, le calzette di seta, ecc. Milano, coi tipi di Giovanni Pirotta, 1829. Pp. 108 (due tavole ripieg. f.t. con 21 figure inc. in rame; piccolo restauro nella parte bianca della prima tavola). Unito a: PASTA ANDREA. Galateo dei medici. In Milano, nella Stamperia di Giacomo Barelle, s.a. (ma fine XVIII secolo, così Opac-Sbn: "Presumibilmente pubblicato intorno all'ultima decade del sec. 18., periodo di attività dello stampatore"). Pp. 35 (1). Quattro opere in un volume di cm. 13,5. Legatura del tempo in mezza pelle con titoli su tass. e filetti ornati in oro al dorso; tagli spruzzati. Lievi fioriture limitate all'ultimo saggio settecentesco. Bell'esemplare. Interessantissima miscellanea di saggi pubblicati tra la fine del Settecento e i primi decenni dell'Ottocento. Tutte le quattro pubblicazioni assai rare. Cfr. Iccu. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Guida per la Campagna di Roma, con una carta della parte pi? interessante della Campagna Medesima

      Roma, Nella Stamperia di Vincenzo Poggioli 1827. \"62 S.; gest. Karte 67 x 83 cm, 20 Segmente auf Leinen montiert. Unkolororiert; fleckenfrei, mit nur geringen Gebrauchsspuren. Karte und Buch in zeitgen. Pappschuber, mit bedrucktem Deckelschild des Buchhändlers Giovanni Scudellari, Roma. Schuber stärker berieben.\" \"Erste Ausgabe, erschien ursprünglich In italien. Sprache. Johann Heinrich Christoph Westphal (1794 - 1831) war ein deutscher Privatgelehrter, Astronom und Schriftsteller. \"\"Immerhin leistete er tüchtiges auf dem Gebiete topographischer Studien..\"\" (ADB 42,202f.)\" Versand D: 15,00 EUR Italien, Reise, Topographie, Landkarten

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        Promenade sur le Lac Wallenstadt et dans le Pays des Grisons.

      Publié par Henry Gaugain, Editeur Rue Vivienne n° 2 et Passage Colbert, n° 7. Paris, Imprimerie de Firmin Didot, Rue Jacob N° 24, 1827, - gr. in-folio, (45 x 29 cm), 5 fasc. reliés ens. 79 S. mit 5 lithogr. Vignetten im Text, stockfleckig (ohne die 40 lithogr. Tafeln), Original-Halblederband d. Zeit mit Rückenvergoldung, Gebrauchsspuren. Erste Ausgabe. Nur Textband mit 5 lithogr. Vign.Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. Wäber I, 332; Giudicetti A 281; vgl. Brunet V, 290 (Ausg. 1829). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Military Sketch-Book : reminiscences of seventeen years in the service abroad and at home, by An Officer of the Line

      London: Henry Colburn. 1827. In two volumes. [viii], 348pp (last blank) & [iv], 348pp. Contemporary binding of tan half calf and marbled paper sides, spine decorated in gilt and with title labels and raised bands; the extremities a trifle rubbed. All edges sprinkled brown, owner's bookplates on both front paste-downs (a little offset to the free endpaper), a few light spots of foxing on the first few leaves, otherwise a very good clean set. ***Ferguson 1141a. The final chapter is 'Nights in the Guard-House no VI: The Bushrangers' (pp 293-347 of the second volume), an account of convict life in Van Diemen's Land by a mutineer of the Nore, including attempts to capture Michael Howe and other bushrangers. .

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        Cosmorama: A View of The Costumes and Peculiarities of All Nations

      London: J. Harris, 1827. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 4.5 x 6.75 inches (11.5 x 17.5 cm). Quarter roan with printed paper covered boards. Slight wear to ends of spine, leather rubbed. Boards rubbed and marked with wear to corners. Several pages are protruding from the page block, but securely bound with all pages fully attached. Complete with 18 plates, containing 72 hand coloured illustrations, plate 13 is bound as the frontis, plates 15 and 18 are bound in the wrong sequences. Gift inscription to front free endpaper: 'William Morris Beaufort from his dear godfather Admiral Sir James Morris. K.C.B. 1828'. Morris was in command of HMS Colossus at the Battle of Trafalgar, where he was severely wounded. A nice solid example of this scarce first edition, with interesting provenance. Overall condition is Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: viii, 404

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        The Architectural Antiquities of Great Britian; Represented and Illustrated in a Series of Views, Elevations, Plans, Sections, and Details, of Various Antient English Edifices: with Historical and Descriptive Accounts of Each.

      London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, 1827-1829. COMPLETE ORIGINAL PARTS, a later edition. In ten volumes. Quarto (30 x 23cm). With 278 fine original copper engravings. In original grey publisher's boards with titles on paper labels to upper boards and spines.Moderate external wear, with bumped corners and some loss to spine labels. Good overall.

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        A Narrative of an Ascent to the Summit of Mont Blanc (made by Charles Fellows and William Hawes).

      London, Printed by Thomas Davison, Whitefriars, MDCCCXXVII (for the Author), 1827, - in-4to, (page size 29.5 x 23 cm,), 1 leaf (blank) + 1 leaf (title-page with lithogr. view of the Mont-Blanc taken from the ?Lake Leman? (Printed by C. Hullmandel) + 1 fac-simile ?certificate of the ascension?) + VIII (half-title - dedication - introduction - explanation) + 35 p. (+ 1 with printer?s name) + added paper slip ?Directions for placing the plates? + 11 lithographic plates, some scattered spotting, mainly to margins, mounted on the last white leaf at the end are 2 large papercuttings relating a.o. the first landing on the Dôme du Goûtier by the Swiss pilot Mr. Durafour, he performed a thrilling landing on the summit-ridge of Mont Blanc (1921), contemp. blind-panelled and gilt-dec. green morocco by W. Dearden, Nottingham (with his ticket), slightly rubbed at extremities, minor surface damage to rear cover. First edition. Illustrated with a title-page vignette, Fac-simile of the certificate & 11 lithographic plates as follows: Mont Blanc from Servoz / Mont Blanc from the Breven / Mont Blanc from the Col de Balme / Passing the rocs / Frequent appearance of the ice / Arriving at the Grand Mulet / Ascending a cliff / Difficult pass of a crevice / Comparative heights / Descending the steep snows / Descending a cliff. 150 copies printed for private circulation. This was the 18th ascent of Mont Blanc. Fellows and his companion, William Hawes, adopted a variation of the customary route, i.e. via the Mur de Cote (for the first time). (Neate). The number of copies printed were reviewed by Meckley in 1995 and by Stuart Legatt in 2006 who came to a result of appr. 150 copies printed of which about 30 coloured. A limited reimpression was published in 1988 in 100 copies (60 coloured).Charles Fellows était un jeune archéologue anglais de 28 ans lorsqu?il effectua, en compagnie de son compatriote Benjamin Hawes, la 18ème ascension du Mont-Blanc en 1827 et la première empruntant le passage du ?Corridor?, dont ce livre est le récit. Très rare et magnifique ouvrage, très recherché. Sans doute la plus estimée des relations des premières ascensions du Mont-Blanc. (Perret). Dans une magnifique reliure en maroquin vert d?époque, richement ornée. Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. Neate F18 (stating: ?this was the fourteenth ascent of Mont Blanc?; Perret 1605 (rectifiing Neate by stating ?this was the eighteenth ascent & the first from the ?Passage du Corridor?); Perret, Regard sur les Alpes. Notice 48 page 145; Meckly 071 (+ Appendix: stating 17 or 18 coloured copies are to be known (in 1995). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        CHAMBRE DES REPRÉSENTANS DES COMMUNES. EXTRAIT DU REGISTRE DES DÉLIBÉRATIONS DE LA CHAMBRE DES REPRÉSENTANS DES COMMUNES, DANS SA SÉANCE DU 9 MAI 1827, AN 24.E DE L'INDÉPENDANCE

      Port-au-Prince: l'Imprimerie du Gouvernement, 1827. Letterpress broadside with seated liberty woodcut at top, 12 x 8 inches. Minor loss to right margin. Toned. Very good. The Haitian Chamber of Deputies approves general accounts of the republic for 1826. It is signed in print by the President of the Chamber, Jacques Depa and the secretaries, Milord Leconte and A. Bertrand. A very rare broadside, with only one copy reported in OCLC, at the Boston Public Library. OCLC 52488876.

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        Personal Narrative of Adventures in the Peninsula During the War in 1812-1813

      John Murray, London 1827 - 8vo, vi [2pp] 339 [1]pp, complete with the half title and illustration on pp 239. First edition. A very good copy in original drab boards, a near contemporary paper spine with title on ink. Edges rubbed with loss to the spine, but overall a very good solid copy, edges uncut. A scare narrative of the Peninsula War. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Autograph letter from Thomas Telford, engineer

      1 page dated 20th Sept 1827 to 'Roger Hopkins' [1775-1847] a fellow engineer of Teignmouth in Devon. 'In reply to your letter of the 18th I am very glad that the bridge answers so well and as you propose presenting me with one copy of the plates, I will pay for another, therefore put my name down for two copies. I do not know what ground you can claim for a premium from the Society of Arts - I am a member but have not attended of late years. We do not give premiums but you may present a copy to the Institution, it will appear amongst the contributions, you will receive thanks, and publicity will thus be given to your design, I remain yours sincerely Thomas Telford. PS The Irish Railway belongs to a private company, and if carried on will be under the inspection and management of their own engineer... Hopkins had designed a bridge across the Teign estuary connecting Teignmouth and Shaldon, at the time the longest wooden bridge in England. It was opened on the 8th June 1827 and so Telford must, I think be referring to this in his letter. The Institution he refers to is the recently formed Institution of Civil Engineers [1818]. His status and role as President was a great boost to the Institution in its early years. Short tear to address panel where originally opened but the item in very good condition. Such letters from one of the great late 18th/early 19th century engineers are very uncommon.

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        BATON ROUGE GAZETTE EXTRA

      Baton Rouge, 1827. Broadside, 17 x 12 inches. Minor edge wear, light foxing, one small hole in the fourth column costing a few letters. Very good. A rare early 19th-century newspaper extra providing unique insight into life in the Deep South thirty-four years before the start of the Civil War, containing a number of advertisements for the public auction of slaves, as well as several calls for runaways. One prominent advertisement lists the names of twenty-four slaves which will be offered for sale by the Honorable Ch. Tessier. Names include Onesime, Azor, Cojo, Thalie (described as a "negro girl, aged 11 years, a creole"), and Josephine ("negress aged 30 years good domestic, Angel, her daughter aged 9 years, Basile, her son aged 7 years, Julienne, her daughter aged 3 years"). Includes conditions for payment listed at bottom. This issue of the GAZETTE reports on a number of runaway slaves, detailing the escaped slave's name, physical appearance, and owner. Public notice is also given in reference to George Killian, Senator of St. Helena Parish, who was not going to proceed to pass "an act of emancipation in favor of his negro woman slave named Philis, aged 50 years." A column headed "New Orleans Price Current" details the going price of commodities ranging from "Bale Rope" to "Wine" and includes large ads promoting the "Louisiana Catholic Church Lottery" and "Public School Lottery." An interesting footnote in the history of the BATON ROUGE GAZETTE: in 1843, the GAZETTE's editor, John Hueston, was killed in a shotgun duel with a candidate for Congress, Alcee Labranche, who believed Hueston had insulted him. An uncommon newspaper extra with important information regarding the commerce of slavery in early 19th-century Louisiana.

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        [MAP OF SOUTH AMERICA] Podrobnaya karta yuzhnoy Ameriki, izdannaya voyenno-topograficheskim depo [i.e. Detailed Map of South America Published by the Depot of Military Topography]

      [St. Petersburg], 1827. Large folding copper engraved wall map 106x129,5 cm, borders outlined in colour. The map was published on two sheets, each of them with a printed number (24 and 25) and an additional title (''Detailed map of South America. Part 1'' and ''… Part 2'') on the upper margin; mounted on cloth and dissected into 32 compartments. Insert in the right lower corner 32x28,5 cm showing Patagonia and Falkland Islands. Two printed labels on the left margin. Housed in a period custom made marbled papered folder and a slipcase with marbled papered boards and green gilt tooled sheep spine; slipcase 29,5x20 cm. Spine with gilt lettered title ''Map of North America. 4''. Paper age toned, several minor holes on the upper margin where the map was hung on a wall, traces of two removed stamps, two ink stains on verso, slipcase rubbed, otherwise a very good map. Early large Russian map of South America published by the Imperial Depot of Military Topography (1812-1863), which supervised all astronomical and topographical survey in Russia, and publication of maps and atlases. The map shows the continent from the Panama Isthmus to Terra del Fuego, with Galapagos, Juan Fernandes and Falkland Islands; Spanish, Portuguese, French, Dutch, and English possessions, as well as the territory of Patagonia are outlined in colour. Being an independent work on its own, the map was published the same year with the map of North America which together comprise a map of the Western Hemisphere. The map is densely annotated and marks the main cities, towns and settlements, provinces, mountains, rivers and lakes, territories of particular native tribes, and deposits of various ores and minerals (silver, copper, iron, tin, lead, amethysts and emeralds).

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        Guida per la Campagna di Roma, con una carta della parte pi? interessante della Campagna Medesima

      Roma, Nella Stamperia di Vincenzo Poggioli 1827. - Erste Ausgabe, erschien ursprünglich In italien. Sprache. Johann Heinrich Christoph Westphal (1794 - 1831) war ein deutscher Privatgelehrter, Astronom und Schriftsteller. "Immerhin leistete er tüchtiges auf dem Gebiete topographischer Studien." (ADB 42,202f.) 62 S.; gest. Karte 67 x 83 cm, 20 Segmente auf Leinen montiert. Unkolororiert; fleckenfrei, mit nur geringen Gebrauchsspuren. Karte und Buch in zeitgen. Pappschuber, mit bedrucktem Deckelschild des Buchhändlers Giovanni Scudellari, Roma. Schuber stärker berieben. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Nordlyset. Et Maanedsskrivt. 12 bd.

      1827 1827 - Randers: Elmenhoff 1827 - 29. Rent og velholdt eksemplar på skrivepapir indbundet i nyere smukt privat brunt halvmaroquin med tidstypisk rygforgyldning, de 4 sidste bind ubeskåret med de let restaurerede originale omslag. Bindene signeret Anker Kyster. * Enestående smukt komplet sæt af dette yderst sjældne tidsskrift. I bd. 9 er første hæfte fra et mindre eksemplar og med brugsspor. Bertelsen 12. En fortegnelse over Blichers bidrag i dette tidsskrift findes i Vasegaards bog "Nordlys-Perioden i Blichers Digtning"."Blicher published in Randers the Jutland periodical Nordlyset between January 1827 and December 1829. In all there are twelve volumes, with four numbers for each of the three years. Most of the literary contributions are by Blicher himself, but a few other Jutish writers are represented." Houghton 67. Of the utmost rarity in complete state.

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        The Battle of Navarino. Battle of Navarin.

      Philhellenic: London " Engraved by Robert William Smart, and Henry Pyall, after drawings made by Sir John Theophilus Lee under the immediate inspection of Capt. Lord Vis. Inglesre".. Printed by: I Fisher. c1828. Aquatint of the Battle of Navarino by John Theophilus Lee, The !st edition with dedication; To His Royal Highness William Henry Duke of Clarence. ... With text below describing the battle in English and French. 'This Celebrated Action was fought on the 20th. October 1827, in the Bay of Navarin on the western Coast of the Morea, by the Combined Squadrons of Great Britain, France and Russia; under the Command of the British Vice Admiral Sir Edward Codrington, assisted by the French Rear Admiral Chevalier de Rigny, and the Russian Rear Admiral the Count Heiden, against the united Turkish, Egyptian, and Tunisean Fleets, comprising 65 Vessels of War, viz. 3 of the Line, 4 Double Banked Frigates, 15 Frigates, 26 from 20 to 24 Guns, 12 smaller Vessels, 5 Fire Ships. The Combined Allied Squadrons consisted of 10 Sail of the Line, 10 Frigates, 7 Sloops, and Brigs. The Battle terminated at the end of 4 Hours, in the complete destruction of the Enemies Forces. The British Loss on this Memorable day was 75 Killed, 197 Wounded. The French 43 Killed. 144 Wounded. The Russians 59 Killed, 139 Wounded. The Turkish admiral's Ship which was one of the Vessels opposed to the Asia, bearing the Flag of the British Admiral, lost upwards of 650 Men Killed and Wounded.'. marked "Proof copy". The view,the aftermath of a naval action; the British ships Asia, Genoa and Albion in the middle ground, to the right several Turkish vessels, including the Admiral's ship Sirene, dismasted and in flames; survivors clinging to wreckage and to a rescue cutter, in the foreground. List of the Combined fleet's ships and fire power below. Evenly toned; some spotting mainly to blank margins, and light spotting to sky; damp stain to edge of lower right margin and lower margin just entering text; upper left corner lacking and short tear, repaired, to left blank margin [ far from image]. The Battle of Navarino was fought off the west coast of the Peloponnesus on October 20th 1827 and effectively ended Turkish resistance to Greek independence with the destruction of the Turkish-Egyptian fleet by the British- Russian- French fleet under Vice Admiral Sir Edward Codrington, hero of Trafalgar. The news of Navarino made Codrington a hero twice over in the eyes of the general British public. But in Whitehall, senior naval and diplomatic echelons were appalled by the outcome of his campaign. It was considered that Codrington had grossly exceeded his instructions by provoking a showdown with the Ottoman fleet Initially, official disapproval of Codrington had to be restrained because of the admiral's huge popularity with the public. The Admiralty's revenge took petty form, such as its refusal, despite repeated requests by Codrington, to pay his crews their traditional prize-money from the sale of captured Ottoman treasure and goods. Meanwhile, Wellington was biding his time until he felt it was politically safe to remove Codrington from the Mediterranean theatre. Finally, in June 1828, the Admiralty announced that Codrington was being relieved of his command (although he remained in acting-command until his replacement arrived in August). Although the King felt obliged by public opinion to grant Codrington the high honour of the Grand Cross of the Bath, the Admiralty's failure to give him another operational command in his remaining decade of service or to promote him to full Admiral until shortly before his retirement from the Navy in 1837, were eloquent testimony to his fall from favour. John Theophilus Lee 1787-1843. Lee joined the Royal Navy in 1796 at the age of 9. He saw action at the Battle of Cape St Vincent in 1797 and then the Battle of the Nile the following year, as a midshipman aboard HMS Swiftsure. He passed for Lieutenant in 1806 and married in 1807. Lee then resigned from the Navy in 1809 and became a civilian attached to the Admiralty as head of the personnel department. Subsequently knighted, Lee retired to Bedhampton, where he wrote a book: Memoirs of the life and services of Sir J Theophilus Lee, of The Elms, Hampshire. He died in Torquay in 1843. Lee's professional painting career started at the Portsmouth Naval Academy from 1800-1803, where several of his drawings were used for engravings appearing in the Naval Chronicle. These included views of Alexandria, the Naval Academy, and the Greenwich Asylum. The Naval Chronicle also printed an engraving after JT Lee of a scene of the aftermath of the Battle of Trafalgar. William IV (William Henry; 21 August 1765 - 20 June 1837) was King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and of Hanover from 26 June 1830 until his death. William, the third son of George III and younger brother and successor to George IV, was the last king and penultimate monarch of Britain's House of Hanover. He served in the Royal Navy in his youth and was, both during his reign and afterwards, nicknamed the "Sailor King". He served in North America and the Caribbean, but saw little actual fighting. Since his two older brothers died without leaving legitimate issue, he inherited the throne when he was 64 years old. In 1827 George Canning, the Prime Minister, appointed William, Duke of Clarence, and Heir Presumptive, to the office of Lord High Admiral, which had been in commission (that is, exercised by a board rather than by a single individual) since 1709. While in office, the Duke had repeated conflicts with his Council, which was composed of Admiralty officers. Things finally came to a head in 1828 when the Lord High Admiral put to sea with a squadron of ships, leaving no word of where they were going, and remaining away for ten days. The King, through the Prime Minister, by now Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, requested his resignation; the Duke of Clarence complied. Despite the difficulties the Duke experienced, he did considerable good as Lord High Admiral. He abolished the cat o' nine tails for most offences other than mutiny, attempted to improve the standard of naval gunnery and required regular reports of the condition and preparedness of each ship. He commissioned the first steam warship and advocated more. British Museum :1873,0510.175. Philhellenic Battle of Navarino

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        Oeuvres completes de Buffon. Mises en Ordre et Precedees d'une

      - Notice Historique. (Band 1 bis 28(Meer).es fehlen Band 11 u.26). Chez Baudoiun Freres. Paris. 1827/1828. (1.Band m. 2 Karten(Europa,Afrika und Südamerika), 5. Band m. 2 Karten(Frankreich und Globus, 8.Band innen etwas wasserrandig). (später gebunden ca. 1880). rotes Hld.-2)26 Bände. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Poems

      Boston: Bowles and Dearborn, 1827. First edition. xii, 113pp. 1 vols. 12mo. Original pink printed boards, cloth spine. Covers a little rubbed, flyleaf detached, early owner's signature on title, otherwise a fine copy in quarter red morocco slipcase. First edition. xii, 113pp. 1 vols. 12mo. With a Signed Photo. With a cabinet-size mounted albumen print bust portrait of the poet, signed on the rear: "Richd H. Dana / Dec. 14 /62." BAL 4422

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        Europa's Länder und Völker. Ein lehrreiches Unterhalungsbuch für die gebildete Jugend.

      Berlin Carl Friedrich Amelang, 1828 und 1827. - 3. Teile in 2 Bänden. 8°. VIII, 301 (3) S.; VI, 257 (1) S.; XVI, 416 S., (8) S. (Anzeigen). Mit 2 kol. Frontisp., 2 gest. Titel (mit kol. Vignetten) und 28 kol. Kupfertafeln. Pappbände der Zeit. Hübsch illustriertes Jugendlehrbuch. - Papier durchgehend etwas stockfleckig. Bindung teilweise gelockert. Einbände stärker berieben und bestossen. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Collezione completa delle commedie...

      Dai torchj del Majno, 1827. Quarantaquattro volumi di cm. 15, pp. 10.000 ca. complessive. Solida legatura coeva in mezza pelle verde, dorsi lisci con titoli e filetti in oro. Esemplare genunino e molto ben conservato. Raccolta completa di questa buona edizione ottocenesca di tutte le commedie del Goldoni. Vi appare un totale di 125 commedie. I tre volumi finali contengono con proprio autonomo frontespizio: Memorie... per servire alla storia di sua vita e del suo teatro.

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        Geographical, Statistical & Historical Map of Georgia

      Philadelphia; American Atlas 1827 - Sheet Dimensions: 22.75 x 18.25 in. Hand-colored lithograph. This fine map displays extensive information about Georgia, including population by county, indigenous lands and historical facts. Carey & Lea's Atlas is highly prized not only for its cartographic information but the marvelous information about each of the states and territories which is included.

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        Mémoires de Robert Guillemard, sergent en retraite ; suivis de documents historiques, la plupart inédits, de 1805 à 1823. Seconde édition, revue, corrigée et augmentée.

      Paris, Delaforest, 1827, - 2 vol. in-8, XVII-376 pp. et 365 pp., portr. et carte en front., demi-chagrin rouge, dos à nerfs, filets dorés (reliure de l'époque).Seconde édition. Exemplaire enrichi d'une notice historique manuscrite sur les mémoires de Guillemard et reliée en tête du tome 1 (9 pages) qui paraît être de la main de Charles Barbaroux. Il confesse être l'auteur de ces mémoires, avec "J. A. Lardier, mon ami d'enfance". Il s'agit bien d'une supercherie au sens où l'entend Quérard (2, 224) et c'est l'auteur lui-même, fait exceptionnel, qui nous en fait la confidence. Tulard, 671.

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        De Vere, or, The Man of Independence, in three Volumes [complete]

      London: Henry Colburn, 1827. Third Edition . Full Polished Calf. Near Fine. 7 1/2" Tall. Third Edition, Near Fine, In Three Volumes, Inscribed By The Author To Marian Barton. Three Volumes, Complete Except Lacking Half-Titles [Excised Stub In Each Volume], Bound In Full Polished Calf, 5 Bands, Title And Volume Number On Black Morocco Labels In Gilt With Gilt Date At Bottom, Gilt Decorations On Bands, Gilt Rules Adjoining The Bands, Covers With Gilt Rules, Inner Blindstamped Rules With Devices In Each Corner. Attractive Watered Endpapers With Elaborate Gilt Stamping On All Turns, All Edges Marbled. Bindings Professionally Refreshed And Well Oiled, Hinges Solid, Contents Clean And Fairly Crisp, Near Fine.

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        Tulpen - Pierre-Joseph Redouté, 1827-1833.

      TULPEN UIT EEN VAN EEN DE FRAAISTE BOEKEN OVER BLOEMEN OOIT GEPUBLICEERD?Tulipe de Gesner / Tulipa Gesneriana?. Stippelgravure vervaardigd door Langlois 1827-1833 voor ?Choix des plus belles fleurs? naar het ontwerp van Pierre-Joseph Redout?, gedrukt in kleur en met de hand met waterverf bijgewerkt. Afm. (plaatrand): 26 x 21 cm.Deze tulp is vernoemd naar Conrad Gessner (1516-65), een natuurkundige die in 1561 de eerste wetenschappelijke beschrijving en afbeeldingen van een tulp publiceerde.Redout? (1759 - 1840) kwam uit een schildersfamilie uit de Ardennen. In 1782 gaat hij naar Parijs waar hij aanvankelijk decors ontwerpt voor het Th??tre Italien. In zijn vrije tijd tekent hij planten. Hij komt in contact met de Nederlandse professor Gerard van Spaendonck (1746 - 1822), verbonden aan de Jardin du Roi en wordt diens assistent en leerling.Redout?s talent breekt door en hij wordt hofschilder voor Marie Antoinette en later Jos?phine de Beauharnais (de eerste vrouw van Napoleon), die beroemd was om haar tuinen rondom kasteel Malmaison. Redout? werd artist-in-residence op Malmaison en produceert daar ?Les Liliac?es?. Met 486 kleurengravures in 8 delen z?n meest omvangrijke werk. Ook maakt hij ?Les Roses?, een eveneens indrukwekkend en belangrijk boek met daarin 170 platen en beschrijvingen van rozen.Na de dood van Jos?phine, ging het Redout? finaniceel minder voor de wind. Hij wordt tekenleraar bij het Mus?e d?Histoire Naturelle in 1822, maar wordt na de revolutie van 1830 vervolgens weer Peintre du Cabinet de la Reine Marie-Am?lie. Zijn laatste grote werken ?Choix des plus belles fleurs? en ?Choix de soixante roses d?di?es a la reine des Belges? completeren zijn imposante oeuvre.Redout? ondervond tijdens zijn leven weinig last de grote politieke onrust van de tijd. Revolutie en restauratie en de verschillende heersers die het voortbracht, stemden allen in met het werk van deze fenomenale botanische kunstenaar.In deze stippel gravure van tulpen toont Redout? zich op zijn best, waarbij hij zijn artistieke kunnen heeft gecombineerd met zijn vaardigheid als natuurwaarnemer.Prijs: ?1.350,-.

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        Catalogue des Livres imprimés et manuscrits, composant la Bibliothèque de feu M. L.-M.-J. Duriez (de Lille), Membre de La Société des Bibliophiles Français, dont la Vente se fera le Mardi 22 Janvier 1828, et Jours suivans?

      - x, 530 pp. 8vo, cont. blue calf-backed blue marbled boards (minor rubbing), spine gilt. Paris: J.S. Merlin, 1827. A priced copy of the scarce catalogue of the library of Louis Marie Joseph Duriez (d. 1825), one of the great collectors of 19th-century northern France. 5245 lots, including rich holdings of early manuscripts and autographs, fine bindings, and a first-class bibliography collection. The sale made the enormous sum of 135,000 francs. Very good copy. ? Gustave Brunet, Dictionnaire de Bibliologie Catholique, col. 453-"Catalogue fort important, où abondent les livres précieux." Grolier Club, Printed Catalogues of French Book Auctions?1643-1830, 597. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Catalogue des Livres imprimés et manuscrits, composant la Bibliothèque de feu M. L.-M.-J. Duriez (de Lille), Membre de La Société des Bibliophiles Français, dont la Vente se fera le Mardi 22 Janvier 1828, et Jours suivans…

      x, 530 pp. 8vo, cont. blue calf-backed blue marbled boards (minor rubbing), spine gilt. Paris: J.S. Merlin, 1827. A priced copy of the scarce catalogue of the library of Louis Marie Joseph Duriez (d. 1825), one of the great collectors of 19th-century northern France. 5245 lots, including rich holdings of early manuscripts and autographs, fine bindings, and a first-class bibliography collection. The sale made the enormous sum of 135,000 francs. Very good copy. ❧ Gustave Brunet, Dictionnaire de Bibliologie Catholique, col. 453-"Catalogue fort important, où abondent les livres précieux." Grolier Club, Printed Catalogues of French Book Auctions…1643-1830, 597.

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        Manual de malacologie et de conchiliologie. Paris.F.G. Levrault , Libraire1825-1827.

      1827. 2 voll. (testo + atlante), in 8°, bella leg. coeva in mz. perg. con angoli, titoli e fregi impressi in nero sui dorsi, pp.VIII-664, 2 tabelle più volte ripiegayt (testo), pp.(4) e 109 belle tavv. (atlante), inc. in rame, con sistema punteggiato (stipple engraving), eseguite dai migliori incisori del tempo, su dis. di J.B. Prêtre, sotto la direzione di P.J.F.Turpin, raffigurano centinaia di specie di animali con conchiglia. Fioriture dovute al tipo di carta, per il resto un bell' esemplare, non comune. Agassiz I, p.309. Caprotti II, p.9. Nissen ZBI, 391. Importante lavoro di malacologia, del quale esistono poche copie, assai rare colorate a mano. L'Autore (1777-1850) era un famoso zoologo francese, giunto a Parigi da giovane entrò ben presto sotto la protezione del grande Cuvier, dal quale venne aiutato nell'ottenere nel 1812 la cattedra di anatomia e zoologia. In seguito però tra i due sorsero inevitabili incomprensioni e inimicizie. Nel 1830 succedette alla cattedra di storia naturale del Museo parigino a Lamarck e alla morte di Cuvier (1832) a quella di anatomia comparata, che mantenne per ben 18 anni, fino alla morte. L'opera in questione è divisa in tre parti, di cui la prima è di grande importanza storica, in quanto tratta, con ampi riferimenti bibliografici, la nascita e lo sviluppo della malacologia. Come è noto, ai tempi di Blainville, all'interno del tipo Malacozoare (o Animali Molluschi) si includevano anche i Foraminiferi, i Brachiopodi e alcuni generi di Crostacei Cirripedi. Questi ultimi inseriti dall'Autore nel sottotipo dei Malentozoares..

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        The American Toilet

      Imbert's Lithographic Office, New York 1827 - Scarce early American booklet of lithographs on the true meaning of beauty. The American Toilet. New York: Imbert's Lithographic Office, 1827. Size: 4-5/8" x 3-5/8". Twenty page small lithograph booklet, each lithograph with liftable flap revealing text underneath. Bound with original string on left edge, no covers. A few of the flaps are missing, and some of these pages have slight damage (holes where flap was removed). Others are in perfect condition. Lithographs are black and white and have not been colored.

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        Relation d’un voyage dans la Marmarique, la Cyrénaïque, et les Oasis D’Audjelah et de Maradèh, accompagnée de cartes géographiques et topographiques, et de planches représentant les monuments de ces contrées.

      Paris, Librairie De Firmin Didot Père et Fils, 1827. - In-4° ; (4)-VIII-XXXII-404 pp.-1 très grande carte repliée hors texte [Carte De La Marmarique Et De La Cyrénaïque]-1 carte repliée hors texte [Partie Orientale de la Pentapole Libyque]-1 feuillet blanc non chiffré-1 grand plan replié hors texte [Plan des Ruines de Cyrène levé en 1825]. Pleine basane marron havane, dos lisse joliment orné, fleurons or, filets or, palette or en pied, pièce de titre en maroquin vert Empire, reliure de l’époque, bel exemplaire. Bibliographie Édition originale d’une grande rareté illustrée de 2 cartes et de 1 plan hors texte. Cette luxueuse publication fut imprimée à un petit nombre d’exemplaire. L’ouvrage a été publié en 14 livraisons dont 4 pour le texte et 10 pour les planches de 1827 à 1829. Le volume de texte et l’atlas ont été édités séparément. - Bibliographie de la France n° 30 du 14 avril 1827, p. 326 n° 2 730 : « Première partie, Marmarique. In-4° de 15 feuilles plus une carte. Atlas. Ire livraison in-folio d’une feuille servant de couverture plus 10 planches [ ] On promettait une livraison par mois, de telle sorte que l’ouvrage soit entièrement achevé dans le cours de l’année 1827. La souscription était ouverte jusqu’à la fin 1826 et chacune des 14 livraisons coûtera aux souscripteurs 10 fr. Papier vélin 20 fr. ». - Minutilli, Bibliografia della Libia, p. 44, n° 453 : « Opera della piu alta importanza. » - Vinet, Bibliographie des Beaux-Arts, p. 218, n° 1764 : « Monsieur Beulé a prononcé sur cet ouvrage un jugement définitif : “ Il est encore aujourd’hui, dit-il, la source la plus complète des renseignements sur les ruines de Cyrène. ” Brunet, t. IV, coll. 305. Gay, p. 105, n° 1514. Playfair, A Bibliography of Tripoli and the Cyrenaica [second part of Ashbee Tunisia], p. 577, n° 158. Quérard, La France Littéraire, t. VI, p. 543 (lire l’article détaillé). Manque à Chadenat ! Nota Bene : en complément du texte de la relation historique du voyage de Pacho un atlas de format in-folio contenant cent planches d’après les croquis de l’auteur sera édité deux années après chez le même éditeur en 1829. FIRST EDITION. VERY SCARCE. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: LIBRAIRIE HÉRODOTE JEAN-LOUIS CECCARINI]
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        Die Kunst die Krankheiten der Schilddrüse und den Kropf zu heilen Nach den neuesten Erfahrungen und Berichtigungen in der Arznei- und Wund - Arznei- Wissenschaft

      Gotha , in der Hennings\'schen Buchhandlung, 1827. 288 Seiten. Broschiert Papiereinband,Seiten teilweise noch nicht aufgeschnitten.Unbeschnittener Buchschnitt, sonst alles gut erhalten.

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        The American Toilet

      New York: Imbert's Lithographic Office, 1827. Pamphlet. Very Good. Scarce early American booklet of lithographs on the true meaning of beauty. The American Toilet. New York: Imbert's Lithographic Office, 1827. Size: 4-5/8" x 3-5/8". Twenty page small lithograph booklet, each lithograph with liftable flap revealing text underneath. Bound with original string on left edge, no covers. A few of the flaps are missing, and some of these pages have slight damage (holes where flap was removed). Others are in perfect condition. Lithographs are black and white and have not been colored.

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        ALS to N. G. Philips regarding his work and an upcoming exhibition

      Edinburgh, February 7, 1827. 4 pp., folded, with postmark and broken wax seal. John Zephaniah Bell (active 1824-1865), painter of domestic scenes; N. G. Philips (active 1819-1829), Liverpudlian painter of landscapes.

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        Phrenological Illustrations, or an Artist's View of the Craniological System of Doctors Called Gall and Spurzheim. London

      1827 - Second edition. Oblong folio, [2]pp, text plus six leaves of coloured engraved illustrations, original wrappers [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Travels of the Russian Mission through Mongolia to China, and Residence in Peking, in the Year 1820-1821.

      London: for Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green,, 1827. With Corrections and Notes by Julius von Klaproth. 2 volumes, octavo (224 x 139 mm). Mid-20th-century red half calf, raised bands between gilt rules to spines, compartments lettered in gilt, red cloth sides, edges untrimmed. Lithographic frontispiece to each volume (that in vol. 2 a folding chart of Peking), folding map. Recent bookplates of Robert and Eve Gregory, Walterston. Spotting to edges, prelims and occasionally to text block, mainly restricted to the margins only, a few other marks, map foxed, with a short split along central fold. A good copy. First edition in English of reputedly the first individually published Russian account of China, originally published in German as Reise nach Pekin (1825-6). Timkowski (1790-1875) was "royal overseer" on the tenth Russian mission to Peking, where the Russian government had maintained a school and church since 1728. His account is notable for its detailed description of his itinerary, in particular for the section of the journey made through the pass of Kalgan (Zhangjiakou) on the border between Mongolia and China. According to the translator's preface, the only earlier Russian travel-account of China to have been published was the journal of Lawrence Lange, who accompanied the mission in 1727, though that work was published as part of Pallas's Nordische Beiträge. The translator was Hannibal Evans Lloyd, who worked from the French edition published earlier the same year. Klaproth (1783-1835) was an accomplished German orientalist and a specialist in Caucasian languages.

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        Der barycentrische Calcül ein neues Hülfsmittel zur analytischen Behandlung der Geometrie.

      Leipzig: Johann Ambrosius Barth, 1827. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 8vo (213 x 125 mm). [2], xxiv, 454 [3] pp., including errata leaf and 4 folding engraved plates bound at end. Near contemporary moire cloth, spine with gilt-lettered label, red-sprinkled edges (slight rubbing to extremities, short split to cloth at head of upper hinge). Text little age-toned and with occasional brown spotting. Illegible faint circular ink stamp at foot of title-page. A fine and unmarked copy. ----DSB IX, p.430; Darmstaedter 372; NDB XVII, p.601; Poggendorff II, p.165. - FIRST EDITION of Möbius' "greatest work, which later became a mathematical classic... not only his most important mathematical publication, but also the source of much of his later work. He had come upon the fundamental ideas for his barycentric calculus in 1818 and by 1821 decided that they merited book-length treatment. In an appendix to his 1823 astronomical treatise, he had given a first discussion of his new method. As he stated in the foreword to his 1827 treatise, the concept of the centroid had been recognized by Archimedes as a useful tool for geometrical investigations." (DSB). Möbius is best remembered for his discovery of the Möbius strip in 1858, a non-orientable two-dimensional surface with only one side when embedded in three-dimensional Euclidean space. Erste Ausgabe von Möbius' Hauptwerk. "Der 'barycentrische Calcul' eröffnete den heute zum Allgemeingut gewordenen Umgang mit homogenen Koordinaten in der projektiven Geometrie. Felix Klein sah in Möbius einen Vorläufer seines 'Erlanger Programms'" (NDB). Der Name des Gauss-Schülers Möbius ist heute mit einer ganzen Reihe wichtiger mathematischer Begriffe und Entwicklungen verbundenen, darunter das von ihm 1858 entdeckte 'Möbiusband'. - Visit our website for additional images and information. Very Good.

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        Metropolitan Improvements; or London in the Nineteenth Century: being a Series of Views, of the new and most interesting objects, in the British Metropolis & its Vicinity: from Original Drawings by Mr Thos. H. Shepherd. With Historical, Topographical & Critical Illustrations, by James Elmes, M.R.I.A.

      Jones, London., 1827. First edition. Octavo. pp [iv] adverts, iv, 157 tissue-guarded plates, finely engraved by William Wallis after drawings by Thomas Shepherd, folding map of Regent's Park, xlii, 316. Twentieth century binding of quarter calf with marbled boards, gilt decorated spine. Endpapers renewed. Some light spotting in the margins of plates. Very good indeed.

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        DEMONOLGIA; OR NATURAL KNOWLEDGE, REVEALED; BEING AN EXPOSE OF ANCIENT AND MODERN SUPERSTITIONS, CREDULITY, FANATICISM, ENTHUSIASM, AND IMPOSTURE An Expose of Ancient and Modern Superstitions, includingh Doctrine of Caballa.

      London: John Bumpus, 1827 Hardback 8vo. Original with Folding frontis. Very good condition, without foxing. Spine with wear. All edges Marbled. 438pp.

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        La Sacra Scrittura illustrata con monumenti fenico - assirj ed egiziani

      1827.

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        Theoretische lessen over de gesticulatie en mimiek, gegeven aan de kweekelingen van het fonds ter opleiding en onderrigting van tooneel-kunstenaars aan den stads schouwburg te Amsterdam.

      Amsterdam, bij P. Meyer Warnars, 1827, - in-4to, oblong, Titelblad + II (Voorbericht) + XIV + pagina num. 15 bis 314 + 1 Bl. ?Narigt? + 93 Tafeln (viele stockfleckig, aber auch solche ohne Flecken und frisch), Halfleer met hoeken / Halbleder mit Ecken, Leder-Rückenschildchen, Scharniere restauriert. Schönes Exemplar. Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Brief mit eigenh. Grußformel und Unterschrift.

      Weimar, 18. VII. 1827. - 4to. 1 p. Mit Kuvert mit eigenh. Absenderangabe „JWG". Brief von Schreiberhand (Schuchardt) mit eigenh. Korrekturen an Carl Gustav Börner: „[ ] vermelde hiedurch, daß das Kistchen mit den Zeichnungen und Gemälden seiner Zeit glücklich angekommen [ ]" - WA-Nr. 42221. Die Klassik Stiftung Weimar vermerkt: „v1907 D-Leipzig Privatbesitz (Rudolf Brockhaus), vgl. WA IV 42, 392/LA". [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Travels in Mesopotamia Including a journey from Aleppo to Bagdad by the route of the Beer Orfah Diarbekr Mardin Mousul with researches on the ruins of Nineveh Babylon and other ancient cities

      Second edition. 2 vols. 2 folding engraved plans and a folding map (map affected by foxing). With 27 woodcut plates. 8vo. Modern blue buckram, red morocco labels to spines. xx, 479; vi, 538 pp. London, Colburn,

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