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        The Crown Calendar for the Lincolnshire Lent Assizes, Holden at the Castle of Lincoln, in and for the County of Lincoln, on Saturday the Eighth Day of March, 1828, before the Right Honourable Sir William Alexander, Knight...Charles Winn, Esq. Sheriff

      Lincoln: J. W. Drury, 1828. Broadside measuring 370 x 240 mm., some foxing, small professional paper repair to lower blank margin (text unaffected) very good condition. A grim day at the courts. Calendar for the Lincoln assizes listing the names, age, origin and alleged crimes of some 37 men and women due to face trial. Although the sentences are not recorded, as this calendar was prepared in anticipation of the assizes in session for the 8 March 1828, many of those listed would have been transported to New South Wales or met their end at the gallows. The calendar makes sobering reading - in addition to the usual charges of larceny, deceit and housebreaking, it lists an unusually high proportion of violent crimes including robbery with assault and highway robbery, as well as 'carnal knowledge by force' (including one such grievous felony against a minor). We also learn of a most unusual case, that of one David Kemp, a farmers servant aged 24 years, here charged with having 'committed beastiality (sic) with a mare'.

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        ANNALES AGRICOLES DE ROVILLE, ou MELANGES D'AGRICULTURE, D'ECONOMIE RURALE ET DE LEGISLATION AGRICOLE. (I-IX). Deuxième édition.

      Huzard / Treuttel et Wurtz, Paris 1828 - Neuf volumes (huit livraisons et un supplément) in-8 (13 x 21cm), pleine basane d'époque, dos à faux nerfs orné, titre, tomaison et filets dorés, triple filet d'encadrement sur les plats, roulette dorée sur les coupes, lettres et fer dorés sur le plat supérieur du tome premier ("Ecole Royale Vétérinaire de Toulouse"), (8)-II-(4)-414pp., (6)-XV-442pp., (6)-LII-440pp., (4)-II-562-(4)pp., (4)-507pp., (6)-547pp., 423-IIIpp., (4)-IV-466pp. et (4)-IV-496pp. (petites épidermures sur plusieurs plats, un coin légèrement enfoncé, dorures effacées par endroit en bordure de plusieurs plats et sur le dos du volume de supplément, à l'intérieur de ce dernier une galerie de ver en marge de la plupart des feuillets avec parfois la perte de quelques lettres, petit travail de ver en bordure de 4 feuillets sur le tome VIII mais sans gravité, cernes claires en marge à quatre volumes, brunissures plus ou moins accentuées sur trois volumes, rousseurs éparses). Importantes publications éditées de 1828 à 1837. Tome I : 4 planches dépliantes; Tome II : 4 planches dépliantes et 17 tableaux repliés; Tome VI : 5 planches dépliantes; Tome VII : 6 planches dépliantes; Tome VIII : 3 planches dépliantes et un tableau replié; Tome IX (Supplément) : 4 planches dépliantes et un tableau replié, soit au total 26 planches et 19 tableaux. Exemplaire complet des planches, des tableaux et du volume de supplément. Rare. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations

      Edinburgh: for Adam Black and William Tait; and Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, London,, 1828. With a Life of the Author, an Introductory Discourse, Notes, and Supplemental Dissertations by J. R. McCulloch. 4 volumes, octavo. Contemporary green half calf, comb-marbled boards, flat spines gilt-ruled in compartments, brown morocco labels, front and bottom edges untrimmed. Frontispiece, 2 plates, all with tissue guards. Boards lightly scuffed and very slightly bowed, small tear to bottom of front joint on volumes one and three, volume four partly unopened, two bookplates to front pastedown of each volume, offsetting from frontispiece and plates to adjacent pages and from bookplates to front free endpapers of volumes two to four. An excellent set. Based on the 1786 edition. "[T]he most well-known of the early nineteenth century English editions of Wealth of Nations because [John Ramsay] McCulloch was a distinguished political economist in his own right" (Tribe). In his Editorial Preface, McCulloch states that his own notes, of which the most important are collected in the final volume, are intended to "alert the reader to the fallacy of some principles advocated by Smith" while taking into consideration recent developments in academia and in legislation. The armorial bookplate does not belong to the noted Scottish physician Alexander Henderson, who lived in Edinburgh for a time, but rather a namesake who was employed as the Surveyor of Edinburgh Post Office. His inscription to the front free endpaper of volume one reads: "The Index to the [?] edition of this work (the same I presumed as that published in 1786 under A. Smith's own eye) contains 2103 references. A. H." The more modest bookplate above belongs to Robert Hoe, an American bibliophile who died in 1909 and to whom the copy would have passed at a later date. The front free endpaper has been spared offsetting from the bookplates by a loosely inserted issue of The Scots Times, which is dated February 23 1828 and contains a robust review of the present work.

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        History of the War in the Peninsula

      London: John Murray; Thomas & William Boone,, 1828?-40. and in the South of France, from the year 1807 to the Year 1814 … 6 volumes, octavo (216 × 134 mm) Contemporary dark green half skiver, matching sand-grained cloth, title gilt direct to the spine, attractively panelled compartments, single gilt rule to spine and corner edges, edges and endpapers marbled. 55 engraved battle plans. A little rubbed at the extremities, front joint of the first volume just started at the head, light browning, some foxing to the plans as usual, overall an attractive and well-preserved set. The first volume, and last two are firsts, II-IV are seconds. The first volume was published by John Murray, who did not exercise his option on the next three having made a loss, Napier therefore published the rest of the history through Boone having raised the money by subscriptions. The work certainly divided opinion, "Soult considered it 'perfect', Sir Robert Peel 'eloquent and faithful', the Spanish general Alava felt it too pro-French, and a British officer in India demanded satisfaction on his return for a 'most unfounded calumny' about his conduct at Barossa" (ODNB) As a result most volumes are prefixed with "justificatory pieces" in answer to Napier's critics, his controversy with Beresford over Albuera was particularly rancourous. Perhaps judgement is best left to the acknowledged master chronicler of the conflict, Sir Charles Oman, who described Napier's work as "magnificent (if somewhat prejudiced and biased)".

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        HISTORIA DE LAS FLEGMASIAS o inflamaciones crónicas fundada en nuevas observaciones de clínica y de anatomía patológica. ?, Cuarta edición, corregida aumentada con notas, y con el retrato del autor, y traducida al castellano por D. Pedro Suárez Pantigo.

      Madrid 1828 - Materia: Libro antiguo de la primera mitad del siglo XIX. Medicina. Descripción: 8º mayor (22 cm). 4 tomos. Encuadernación pasta española de época con tejuelos y dorados en el lomo. Estado de conservación: Buen estado, leves manchas de óxido. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Memoirs of Andrew Jackson: Late Major-General and Commander in Chief of the Southern Division of the Army of the United States / Compiled by a Citizen of Massachusetts

      Boston : C. Ewer, 1828, Hardback, First EditionScattered marginal foxing. Finely bound in modern aniline calf over marble boards. Raised bands with a dark morocco gilt-blocked label. Spine compartments uniformly tooled in gilt. An exceptional copy - scans and additional detail on request. ; 334 pages; Physical desc. : 334 p. , [1] leaf of plates : port. ; 16 cm. Creek War, 1813-1814. Southern States - History - War of 1812. Sabin 82809.

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        The Siege of Carlaverock in the XXVIII Edward I. A.D.MCCC; With the Arms of the Earls, Barons, and Knights, who were Present on the Occasion; with a Translation, a History of the Castle, and Memoirs of the Personages Commemorated by the Poet

      London: J. B. Nichols and Son. 1828. First Edition. Hardcover. Full calf rebacked and recornered with five raised bands on spine, gilt titles in second compartment and the other compartments with blind tooled decoration, boards with gilt fillet border and blind tooled decoration, aeg, marbled endpapers with bookplate on front pastedown, tissue guarded coloured frontis, title page printed in red and black, text illustrated with the arms of the nobles present at the siege and these nicely hand coloured, internally clean and bright. The poem "Siege of Carlaverock" is the only contemporary record of the seige of that castle in July 1300. This account is thought to have been written by the Fransiscan, Walter of Exeter and is noteworthy for several reasons. Perhaps firstly because it provides contemporary desciptions of the appearance and equipment of a late 13th century army and the manner in which they set about besieging a castle. It also contains the accurate blazon of over 100 peers of the realm, here reproduced in colour. The book presents a history of the castle itself, followed by the poem, the original text with the translation on the facing page, with the last section made up of short biographies of the worthies mentioned in the poem. Carlaverock castle is a triangular moated castle in south west Scotland. The siege of the castle in 1300 eventually ended, when having held up the might of the English army for some considerable time, the garrison of just sixty men finally surrendered. , Folio , xxxii + 380 pp .

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        ILLUSTRATIONS OF THE PASSES OF THE ALPS, BY WHICH ITALY COMMUNICATES WITH FRANCE, SWITZERLAND, AND GERMANY.

      printed for the Author 1828-1829 In - 4 p. (mm. 290x187), 2 voll., leg. mod. in mz. pelle con ang., dorso a cord. con filetti e tit. oro, pp. compl. (8),99; 104; con 13 mappe di cui una generale della catena alpina, inc. da Arrowsmith, e 95 (su 96) bellissime tavv. di vedute disegnate dal Brockedon e inc. in acciaio su carta Cina da Finden e altri artisti inglesi, protette da velina. Le tavv. ed il testo illustrano i seguenti valici: "The Little St. Bernard; The Mont Genevre; The Mont Cenis; The Mont St. Gothard; The Great St. Bernard; The Stelvio; The Cornice; The Grimsel and the Gries; The Bernardin and the Splugen; The Brenner; The Tende and the Argentiere; The Simplon". "Prima edizione" di questa famosa opera sulle Alpi, illustrata dal Brockedon, pittore della Scuola Inglese (Londra 1787 - 1854). Cfr. Pine - Coffin,828 (11) - Brunet,I,1271 - Graesse,I,545 - Benezit,II, p. 827. Con aloni per lo più margin. ma complessivamente in buono stato.

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        The Practical Gardener and Modern Horticulturist (2 Volumes)

      London: Thomas Kelley, 1828 Refurbished by Paul Delrue in green cloth bindings, repairs and tidy-up, leather labels, new green endpapers, rounding and backing, headbands etc, title in real gold with lines (hand lettered) with the date at the foot. 33 plates bot coloured and B&W. Vol 1, 1828, B&W frontis and additional engraved title page present, some light browning throughout, (xxviii), 554 pp, 6 pls (5 coloured & 1 B&W). Vol 2, 1829, [2], 555-1122 pp, 138 pp, 27 pls (17 B&W & 10 coloured plates). Some minor browning throughout, a few very minor chips at edges. Full title is The Practical Gardener, and Modern Horticulturist; containing the latest and most approved methods for the management of the kitchen, fruit and flower garden, the green house, hot house etc etc for every month of the year; each department being distinctly and separately arranged; illustrated by numerous designs of the most eligible plans for the formation of Kitchen and Pleasure Gardens, the erection of hot houses, hot beds, green houses, conservatories, walls, fences, etc including the New Method of Heating Forcing-Houses with Hot Water Only; forming a complete system of modern practice, in the various branches of Horticultural Science. Embellished with highly finished engravings of some of the most choice and valuable fruits and flowers now cultivated in this country. By Charles McIntosh CMCHS Late Gardener to the Right Honorable the Earl of Braedalbane, and Sir Thomas Baring....

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        The Annals of Jamaica.

      John Murray, London, 1828 - 2 vols. xii + 604pp + xii + 505pp + [1] errata. 1st ed., second issue. Clean in modern quarter calf. Half titles and title pages a little foxed. Title pages with small h/s partially erased. The author was strongly in favour of slavery and anti Methodist. The book was taken off the market by court order following action brought against the publisher by two free persons of colour, Lescesne and Escoffery, who had been deported from Jamaica unjustly, because of the libel it contained about them. (Ragatz) [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Memoirs of the Duke of Rovigo Written By Himself Illustrative of the History of The Emperor Napoleon, Volumes I-IV

      London: Henry Colburn, 1828 Rebound in blue full leather, bindings are tight, some rubbing along spines and edges, bottom of spine on Volume I is cracked about 2", top of spine on Volume IV is pulled and front cover is scuffed, gilt top edges, decorative endpapers, pages of all volumes are clean with minimal aging,

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        Handbuch für Reisende nach den Hauptstädten Frankens: Ansbach, Baireuth, Bamberg, Eichstädt, Erlangen, Meiningen, Nürnberg, Würzburg, Gemäldegallerie Pommersfelden etc. etc. Nach den Bädern und Gesundbrunnen: Alexandersbad, Bocklet, Brückenau, Burgbernhei.

      Heidelberg Engelmann (1828).. Priv. Halblederband, Titelkupfer (Kupferstich in Aquatintamanier v. Rordorf, mit einer Gesamtansicht von Bamberg) Oktav, VIII + 414 Seiten, 1 Bl.; Einband stark berieben u. bestoßen, Rücken einseitig aufgeplatzt, Namenseintrag auf Vorsatz, Stempelchen auf 2. Titel. Titelkupfer gut erhalten und sehr selten! Die im Titel angegebene Karte fehlt.. * Selten!

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        Les Fontanes de Paris

      Paris: Chez Bance Aine, 1828 Leather spine tender along hinges, 5 1/2 inch piece loose at lower end, marbled boards, text block sound, about 17 x 11 inches, profusely illustrated.. Hard Cover. Good Only. Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall.

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        Historical Sketches of Charles the First, Cromwell, Charles the Second, and the Principal Personages of That Period; Including the King's Trial and Execution: to Which is Annexed an Account of the Sums Exacted by the Commonwealth from the Royalists.: . .and the Names of all Those Who Compounded for Their Estates; with Other Scarce Documents. Illustrated by Fifty Lithographic Plates. by W. D. Fellowes, Esq.

      London, Printed For J. Murray; [Ect. ,etc. ] 1828 - Description: 4 p. L. , ix, 432, xii, lxxvi p. 1 illus. , 10 pl. (incl. Front. ) 29 port. , 19 facsim. 27 x 22 cm. Subjects; Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658. Charles I, King of England, 1600-1649. Minor, scattered marginal foxing. Finely and sumptuously bound in modern gilt-blocked wine buckram over marble boards. An exceptional copy - scans and additional bibliographic detail on request. 2 Kg. 432 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Entree des chutes de la Passaic/Commencement of Passaic Falls/Amerique Septentrionale --Etat de New Gersey (New Jersey)

      Henri Gaugain & Cie., Paris 1828 - Lithograph in color. From J. Milbert's Itineraire Pittoresque Du Fleuve Hudson Et Des Laterales De L'Amerique Du Nord. Lithography by Francois Joseph Dupressor and Victor Adam. Original art by John Rubens Smith. Sheet size: 13 1/4 x 17 3/4". Inventory#: p1137pmat.

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        Le Patissier Royal Parisien, ou Traité Élémentare et Pratique de la Patisserie Ancienne et Moderne. Tome Second

      Paris: L'Auteur, 1828. Second Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition. Contemporary cloth, light wear and slight bumps to the corners. Old stamp to title; volume two of two volumes. Illustrated with 28 folding plates (of 41 in the complete 2 volume set), mostly of elaborate architectural designs for cakes and displays. 435pp. Cagle 125, Oberle 189 (1841 3rd ed.), Vicaire 144, Bitting 74. Remarkable designs that still persist as a sort of Platonic ideal of the dessert. Carême blended classic, Vitruvian architecture (often in the form of follies) with contemporary and Eastern influences, windmills, and fountains into splendid (and splendidly absurd) designs. His less elaborate desserts are somehow even more remarkable - perfect little odes to sweetness. Size: 8vo. One volume of the 2-volume set. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Inventory No: CAT000190.

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        Memoires d'une contemporaine : ou, Souvenirs d'une femme sur les principaux personnages de la republique, du consulat, de l'empire, etc. [complete in 8 volumes]

      Paris : Ladvocat 1828 - Physical description: 8 v : 2 front. (v. 8; incl. Port. ) ; 21 cm. Subjects: France - History - 1789-1815. Notes: Vols. 3-8 are said to have been written mainly by A. Malitourne, with contributions by A. Pichot, J. E. C. Nodier and C. M. De Villemarest. Cf. Querard, La France litteraire, v. 8, p. 330. "Lettres inedites de Napoleon Bonaparte, general en chef de l'armee d'Italie": v. 2, p. [347]-395. Language: French. Finely bound copies in gilt-blocked modern aniline calf, over contemp. marbled boards and leather corners. Slight surface wear to panels, with edges slightly dulled and rubbed. Some foxing evident, particularly to prelims. Corners sharp with an overall tight, bright and clean impression. 4 Kg. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Manual del Cocinero, Cocinera y Repostero

      Madrid: D.L. Amarita, 1828. First Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Very Good. Full contemporary leather, hinges rubbed, surface marks and a few worm holes to leather. Light browning and foxing to text. 353pp with one folding plate of carving instruction. Vicaire 736 (the 1837 ed.), Cagle 1221 (1845 ed.), Bitting 393 (1838 ed.) Napoleon might have been gone, but the Spanish interest in all things French had been awakened. The poet Rememteria y Fica here translates and adapts Cardelli's Manuel du cuisinier (1826), a post-revolutionary French cookbook that eschewed both royal and complex restaurant cookery, opting instead for a thriftier version suitable for everyone else. Size: 12mo (duodecimo). Previous owner's signature in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Inventory No: CAT000115.

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        Historical Sketches of Charles the First, Cromwell, Charles the Second, and the Principal Personages of That Period; Including the King's Trial and Execution: to Which is Annexed an Account of the Sums Exacted by the Commonwealth from ... (Truncated)

      London, Printed For J. Murray; [Ect. ,etc. ], 1828, Hardback, First EditionFull Book Title: Historical Sketches of Charles the First, Cromwell, Charles the Second, and the Principal Personages of That Period; Including the King's Trial and Execution: to Which is Annexed an Account of the Sums Exacted by the Commonwealth from the Royalists..... . ....and the Names of all Those Who Compounded for Their Estates; with Other Scarce Documents. Illustrated by Fifty Lithographic Plates. by W. D. Fellowes, Esq.Minor, scattered marginal foxing. Finely and sumptuously bound in modern gilt-blocked wine buckram over marble boards. An exceptional copy - scans and additional bibliographic detail on request. ; 432 pages; Description: 4 p. L. , ix, 432, xii, lxxvi p. 1 illus. , 10 pl. (incl. Front. ) 29 port. , 19 facsim. 27 x 22 cm. Subjects; Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658. Charles I, King of England, 1600-1649.

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        A New Map of Greece?

      Faden, London 1828 - Size : 925x630 (mm), 36.375x24.75 (Inches), Original Hand Coloring

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        The First Settlers of New-England; Or, Conquest of Pequods, Narragansets and Pokanoketsas Related by a Mother to Her Children

      Boston, Munroe And Francis, [1828?], 1828, Hardback, First EditionFinely bound in modern aniline calf over marble boards. Raised bands with a dark morocco gilt-blocked label. Spine compartments uniformly tooled in gilt. An exceptional copy - scans and additional bibliographic detail on request. ; 282 pages; Uninked, impressed stamp to the title. Description: vi, [7]-282 p. , 1 l. Front. 16 cm. Subjects: Indians of North America--Wars--1600-1750. New England--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.

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        Le Cuisinier Parisien, ou L'Art de la Cuisine Francaise au 19ieme siecle, traite elementaire et pratique des entrees froides, des socles et de l'entremets du sucre, suivi d'observations utiles aux progres de ces deux parties de la cuisine moderne.

      Chez L'Auteur, 1828, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, second Edition, revised, corrected & improved, Illustrated By: CaremeSize: Octavo (standard book size). 422 pp. Contemporary 3/4 black cloth binding over paper covered marbled boards with bright gilt title to spine and new marbled end papers. Binding in as new condition Book dedicated to Languipiere to which the author pays homage prior to prologue. 25 fold-out plates some of which are brittle at edges with some loss. Sporadic foxing to contents, a little heavier to title page. A few short margin tears and original marbled edges darkened with age. Overall a very well preserved example. Illustrator: Careme. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; France; 19th century; History. Inventory No: 19228.

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        Beschreibung einiger neuen, in den Jahren 1818 und 1819 im Mittelländischen Meere gefundenen Crustaceen. Mit drei Kupfertafeln.

      Bonn, E. Weber, 1828. [Separata aus: Nova Acta Physico-Medica Academiae Caesareae Leopoldino-Carolinae Naturae Curiosorum, tom. 14.1]. - Marmorierter Pappband. Quart. S. [329]-354, mit 3 Kupfertafeln, teils koloriert, teils in Farbdruck. Erste Ausgabe. — Nicht in Nissen. 1001 g

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        BALTIMORE REPUBLICAN - EXTRA. THE JACKSON CENTRAL COMMITTEE OF MARYLAND TAKES PLEASURE IN ANNOUNCING TO THEIR FELLOW CITIZENS THE FOLLOWING CHEERING INTELLIGENCE

      Baltimore. 1828.. Broadside, 13 1/2 x 10 inches. Old fold marks. Very good, untrimmed. Matted. A wonderful political broadside announcing the incoming results of the 1828 election, issued at Baltimore on Monday morning, Nov. 10, 1828, by a committee of Maryland Jacksonians headed by Roger B. Taney. There are four lines of interior headlines, in differing types, proclaiming "ALL HAIL NEW YORK," with letters indicating that Jackson has thirteen of its nineteen electoral votes; "ALL HAIL, MAINE," with news that Jackson is leading in the state; "WELL DONE, NEW-HAMPSHIRE," with returns showing Jackson in the lead there; and "ALL HAIL, OHIO," announcing that Jackson is ahead there by five thousand votes. A fine, eminently displayable political piece from one of the hardest-fought elections in U.S. history.

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        A Collection Of One Hundred And Twenty-Nine Fac-Similes Of Scarce And Curious Prints, By The Early Masters Of The Italian, German, And Flemish Schools; Illustrative Of The History of Engraving, From The Invention Of The Art, By Maso Finiguerra,

      The Proprietor, London 1828 - Half forest green grained morocco. Beginnings of separation, lower front hinge. ; Folio [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Illustrations of British Entomology; or, a synopsis of indigenous insects: containing their generic and specific distinctions; with an account of their metamorphoses, times of appearance, localities, food, and economy, as far as practicable.

      Haustellata (&) Mandibulata. London, Baldwin and Cradock/ Henry G.Bohn, 1828-1846. 12 volumes (including supplement). Royal-8vo (243 x 150mm). With 95 fine handcoloured plates. Recent red half calf, spine with 2 black gilt lettered labels. This extensive work consists of 7 volumes comprising the Mandibulata, 4 volumes comprising the Haustellata, and 1 supplement-volume. The plates are beautifully coloured by hand, all after drawings by C.M. Curtis and J.O. Westwood. James Francis Stephens (1792-1852) 'worked for many years as a clerk in the Admiralty, London. In 1818 he was seconded to the British Museum, and on completion of his work returned to the Admiralty. He made a large insect collection, which contained many type specimens. After his retirement this collection was purchased by the British Museum. Stephens published many important works...' (Harvey, Gilbert & Martin, A Catalogue of manuscripts in the Entomological Library... 309). Plate xxxix is bound in twice and is counted as one plate. A nice copy.//Provenance: Armorial bookplate of Haster Hollist and bookplate of J. d'Aguilar//Nissen ZBI, 3994; Horn-Schenkling 21375.

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        Flora Javae nec non insularum adjacentium ... adjutore J.B. Fischer.

      Bruxellis, J. Frank, 1828 (-1851). 10 parts, preserved in 4 folding boxes. Folio (448 x 285mm). With 1 frontispiece and 238 lithographed plates of which 224 beautifully handcoloured. Original printed wrappers, some with repair, preserved in recent red half calf folding boxes, spines with gilt lines and lettering. A magnificent work on the flora of the Dutch East Indies. Karl Ludwig Blume (1796-1862) was a German born Dutch botanist who travelled and worked in Java, where he was the first director of the Buitenzorg Botanic Garden and later became director of the Leiden Rijksherbarium. The present work is the only major flora of the Dutch East Indies of the 19th century, continuing Rumpf's pioneering work. The copy is without the 'Planches inédites' i.e. 23 plates which were published posthumously between 1862 and 1897, and are mostly not present. There is some foxing and slight staining, however confined to the text. //Provenace: On first printed wrapper 'Monsieur Decaisne de la part de C.L. Blume'. Joseph Decaisne (1807-1882) was a famous botanist attached to the Paris Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle.//Stafleu & Cowan 563; Nissen BBI, 174.

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        Theoretisch-praktisches Handbuch der Lehre von den Brüchen und Verrenkungen der Knochen. + Atlasband zu dem Handbuch nebst Erklärungen und Erläuterungen der Tafeln.

      - Berlin, Enslin, 1828, 8°, X, 758 pp. und Atlasband in Querfolio, XXX pp. zweispaltig gedruckter Tafelerklärungen, und 40 lith. Tafeln in 2 Halblederbänden im Stil der Zeit; sehr schönes und frisches Exemplar. PRACHTVOLLES TAFELWERK ZUR LEHRE VON DEN FRAKTUREN UND LUXATIONEN. - Adolf Leopold Richter (1798-1876). ERSTE AUSGABE. Als Set extrem selten. Meist wird nur der Textband allein angeboten. Die schönste Ikonographie zur Lehre von den Brüchen und Verrenkungen der Knochen, mit hunderten feiner Abbildungen. Ein Meisterwerk medizinischer Illustration. Ein Quellenwerk zur Geschichte der Traumatologie von höchstem künstlerischen und wissenschaftlichen Range. Eine auch später nicht übertroffene Fleißarbeit mit Abbildungen aus der Antike bis zur Neuzeit. -- Richter war Generalarzt des 8. Armeekorps und Reformator des preussischen Militärsanitätswesens. - - The remarkable atlas accompanying this work illustrates in remarkable detail all the various types of dressings, splints and apparatus unsed in the treatment at the time. - Garrison & Morton 4414.1; Waller 7959 (nur Atlas); Engelmann 461; Hirsch-H., 4, 802-03. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Ketzer-Lexicon, oder: geschichtliche Darstellung der Irrlehren, Spaltungen und sonderbaren Meinungen im Christenthume, vom Anbeginne desselben bis auf unsere Zeiten; in alphabetischer Ordnung

      Würzburg, Etlinger 1828-29.. 3 Tle. in 5 Bdn. gr.-8°. ca. 300 S. je Bd. Pbde. d. Zt. Einbde. stärker berieb. u. beschabt, etwas angestaubt. Vors. u. Tit. gestemp. Fromm 20336 - Erste deutsche Ausg. des 1762 anonym erschienenen französ. Werkes von F. A. Pluquet.

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        Origines Genealogicae; Or, the Sources Whence English Genealogies May be Traced from the Conquest to the Present Time: Accompanied by Specimens of Antient Records, Rolls, and Manuscripts, with Proofs of Their Genealogical Utility. ... (Truncated)

      London : Printed For Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, And Green, ...,, 1828, Hardback, First EditionFull Book Title: Origines Genealogicae; Or, the Sources Whence English Genealogies May be Traced from the Conquest to the Present Time: Accompanied by Specimens of Antient Records, Rolls, and Manuscripts, with Proofs of Their Genealogical Utility. Published Expressly for the Assistance of Claimants to Hereditary Titles, Honours, or EstatesFinely bound in modern aniline calf over marble boards. Raised bands with a matching morocco gilt-blocked label. Spine compartments uniformly tooled in gilt. An exceptional copy - scans and additional bibliographic detail on request. ; 342 pages; Signed, inscribed and dated by the author. "The sources whence English genealogies may be traced from the conquest to the present time: accompanied by specimens aof antient records, rolls, and manuscripts, with proofs of their genealogical utility"

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        Cours de Droit français suivant le Code Civil. 2e édition absolument conforme à la première (éditée par A. Gobelet). 21 volumes.

      A. Gobelet 1828-1837, Paris, - demi-veau de l?époque, dos à faux-nerfs, ornementations et titre dorés, rousseurs, quelques coins usagés, autrement bon état.Manque la table général parue plus tard.

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        On an operation for the cure of natural fissure of the soft palate...with An account of a case of osteosarcoma of the left

      Philadelphia: Lea & Carey, 1828. 1st edition. IN: Amer.j.med.sci. III, no.5, 1-3. Together in 1 vol. (second part by Valentine Mott) 8vo.xvi, 248pp. 2 plates. 230 x 150mm. Original printed wrappers, uncut, needs rebacking. Considerable foxing & browning throughout. FIRST EDITION. Garrison-Morton 5742 & 4452.

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        Der Brief an Die Hebraer / Erlautert Durch Einleitung, Uebersetzung Und Fortlaufenden Commentar ; Von Lic. Friedrich Bleek. [ Bible. N. T. Hebrews. German. 1828. ] - [3 Volumes Complete and Bound in 2]

      Berlin : Bei Ferdinand Dummler, 1828-1940 - Contents: 1. Abtheilung: die Einleitung enthaltend - 2. Abtheilung: die Uebersetzung und den Commentar enthaltend. Subject: Bible. N. T. Hebrews. - Commentaries. Notes: Pt. 1 has added t. P. : "Versuch einer vollsta ndigen Einleitung in den Brief an die Hebraer". Finely bound both in modern aniline calf over marble boards. Raised bands with the title blocked direct in gilt. Spine compartments uniformly tooled in gilt. An exceptional set - scans and additional bibliographic detail on request. 3 Kg. 1 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Portraits of Illustrious Personages of the Court of Henry VIII. .With Biographical and Historical Memoirs by Edmund Lodge. Published by John Chamberlaine, F.S.A., Keeper of the King's Drawing and Medals

      London: William Bulmer and Co., Shakespeare Printing-Office, 1828 - A handsome collection of portraits, many printed on toned paper, with letterpress commentaries on the subjects' lives. In addition to the 80 portraits called for in the printed "List of Plates", there should also be 4 plates which that list omits: the portrait of Holbein himself, that of his wife, and the portraits of Henry and Charles, sons of Charles Brandon, Duke of Suffolk (HOLBEIN, HANS) Second edition. Folio (14 x 10 inches). With 84 hand- colored stipple engravings after drawings by Hans Holbein in the Royal collections with tissue guards. Printed on pink or white paper. Unpaginated. Contemporary 3/4 red morocco, panelled spine elaborately gilt with brown morocco lettering-piece, a.e.g., original spine neatly laid down [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Manuale Procuratorum et Causantium: Complectens Processus in Jure.

      1828 - Rare Hungarian Treatise on Civil Actions and Defenses [Hungary]. Manuale Procuratorum et Causantium: Complectens Processus in Jure Hungarico Occurrentes, Ordine Alphabetico Exprimens Instituta, Quo Quis Actor, Contra Quem Incattum, Coram quo Judice Procedendum, Quidve Probandum Habeat, Ut Objectum Processus Assequatur, Adjectis Nonnullis Observationibus. Pest: Landerer de Fuskut, 1828. [ii], 172, [4] pp. Octavo (8-1/4" x 5-1/4"). Original plain publisher wrappers, early hand-lettered title and private-library shelf label to spine. Light soiling and shelfwear and a few minor inkstains, minor wear to spine ends and corners. Some toning to text, light foxing in a few places, minor worm holes near center of final three leaves are rear cover. Early owner signature to front pastedown, interior otherwise clean. * First edition. This treatise on civil actions and defenses went though two later editions in 1835 and 1841. OCLC locates 3 copies of this title in North American Law Libraries at Harvard, which has a first edition, and the Library of Congress, which has the first and second editions. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Encyclop?dia Heraldica; Or, Complete Dictionary of Heraldry, by William Berry in Three Volumes V. 1. Includes Glover?s Ordinary of Arms, Mottos of the Nobility & C. --V. 2. Dictionary of Arms of the Principal Private Families in ... (Truncated)

      London, Pub. For The Author By Sherwood, Gilbert And Piper [1828?], 0, Hardback, First EditionFull Book Title: Encyclopædia Heraldica; Or, Complete Dictionary of Heraldry, by William Berry in Three Volumes V. 1. Includes Glover?s Ordinary of Arms, Mottos of the Nobility & C. --V. 2. Dictionary of Arms of the Principal Private Families in England, Scotland, and Ireland. --V. 3. Explanatory Plates to the Dictionary of Heraldry)Finely bound all in qtr aniline calf over over bright wine-marble boards. Raised bands, gilt-cross-bands with tasteful gilt-tooled embellishments to each compartment. A superb set and highly uncommon in such positive condition. Scans on request. ; 0 pages; Unobtrusive institutional stamps to the title pages. Subjects: Heraldry (Great Britain) - Dictionaries.

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        Geschichte des Sächsischen Hochlandes mit besonderer Beziehung auf das Amt Lauterstein und angrenzende Städte Schlösser und Rittergüter, mit einem Titelstich (Ruine des Schlosses Lauterstein), Leipzig: Verlag von Johann Ambrosius Barth, 1828.

      . X, 478 S., mit 50 Stahlstiche (komplett). Halblederband der Zeit mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel.. Schöner Halblederband mit nur geringen Gebrauchsspuren, innen nahezu fleckenfreies Exemplar

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        SELECT VIEWS OF GLASGOW AND ITS ENVIRONS

      Published by Joseph Swan, Glasgow 1828 - 276 x 216 mm (10 7/8 x 8 1/2"). 4 p.l., xvi, [1] (fly title), 91, [1] pp. FIRST EDITION. Handsome 19th century polished calf, covers with elaborate ruled and floral roll frame in gilt and blind, raised bands decorated with four gilt rules terminating in an arabesque at either end, gilt compartments formed by thick, thin, and dotted rules, tan morocco title label, turn-ins tooled in blind, all edges gilt. WITH 33 ENGRAVED SCENIC PLATES PRINTED ON INDIA PAPER AND MOUNTED, the engravings done by Joseph Swan after drawings by J. Feming and J. Knox. Original tissue guards (one missing). Very thin crack along top three inches of front joint (the joints otherwise not seriously worn), one large and two small abrasions to lower cover, but the original decorative binding solid, especially lustrous, and altogether pleasing. A hint of foxing (only) to some plates (two plates a bit more foxed), endpapers and first few leaves at front and back with faint discoloration at corners (apparently from glue), otherwise A FINE COPY INTERNALLY--fresh, bright, and clean throughout, and with first-rate impressions of the engravings. This book differs from other travel books of the day in its exclusive focus on a city--and not an exotic foreign city, but one known more for its industry than its scenery. Indeed, it would be difficult to name another work in this genre with views featuring smokestacks as well as cathedrals. However, at the time the present book was printed, Glasgow was known as the "Second City of the British Empire" for its important contributions to the economy, and was proud to be a city of what was then understood to be progress. The scenes here, by the capable engraver Joseph Swan (1796-1872), do not depict depressing views of dark satanic mills, but reveal a bustling modern city, where goods are constantly being produced, bought, sold, and shipped. Many of the engravings show citizens hard at work in various capacities, while others show them enjoying the leisure their prosperity affords. The "environs" of the title take us to the surrounding countryside, where the roofs, steeples, and smokestacks of the city on the River Clyde can be admired from a hillside advantage. Swan and John Leighton (fl.1828-40) collaborated on several scenic books about Scotland, with the others concentrating on the natural beauties of lakes and rivers. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Henry Clarke Taylor 1828 ALS

      - Extensive, very important missionary letter dates to that period of difficult. Froam April 28, 1828, he writes to Peter Jackson, a well-known illustrator for the Caxton Press, and a man of highly regarded piety. It seems the CMS had taken some steps against him and sent a loafer and idler to replace him. At this, the natives began to beg, and this is written in a lovely spelling to replicate the Jamaican accent, that he not leave them and even, though he notes it was not proper, begin to threaten the newcomer. He shares a list of grievances with the proceedings of the CMS, etc., and the whole is makred as extrememly confidential repeatedly. Four folio pages, from Salt Savanna, Jamaica. nearly 1000 words.

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        The Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of the Picturesque (Vol I); in Search of Consolation (Vol 2]; and in Search of a Wife (Vol 3]

      London: R. Ackerman, 1828. Hard Cover. Very Good. Rowlandson, Thomas. Rowlandson, Thomas. Hard Cover. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Matched set of 3 volumes in original blind-stamped brown cloth with gilt lettering and decorations. All volumes are Fourth Editions. Collated and complete. Vol 1 - 276 pages with 12 additional advertising pages in rear; Vol 2 - 277 pages. Vol 3 - 279 pages. 77 hand-tinted plates plus 2 hand-tinted title pages. Sound bindings. Hinges intact but for a cracked front hinge of Vol 3. Clean pages. Uneven text blocks. Crease to title page of Vol 2. Covers have some minor wear, mostly at spine ends. Front joint of Vol 3 has been neatly reinforced. Overall, an attractive set.

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        Mexican Illustrations, founded upon Facts; indicative of the present condition of Society, Manners, Religion, and Morals, among the Spanish and Native Inhabitants of Mexico: with observations upon the Government and Resources of the Republic of Mexico:

      Carpenter and Son., London 1828 - Republic of Mexico, as they appeared during part of the years 1825, 1826, and 1827. interspersed with occasional remarks upon the Climate, Produce, and Antiquities of the Country, mode of working the mines, &c. Dmy. 8vo. xii, 310pp. with half title. engraved frontispiece, folding map 'Routes in Mexico'. engraved plates. Botanical illustrations signed by James de Carle Sowerby rebound half calf, raised bands. uncut. contemporary Sion College Library stamp verso title. Excellent copy Rare Work. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        A General and Heraldic Dictionary of the Peerage and Baronetage of the British Empire - Exhibiting under Strict Alphabetical Arrangement, the Present State of Those Exalted Personages, with Their Armorial Bearings, Mottoes & C. And ... (Truncated)

      London; Henry Colburn, 1828, Hardback, 2nd Edition, EnlargedFull Book Title: A General and Heraldic Dictionary of the Peerage and Baronetage of the British Empire - Exhibiting under Strict Alphabetical Arrangement, the Present State of Those Exalted Personages, with Their Armorial Bearings, Mottoes & C. And Deducing the Genealogical Line of Each House from the Earliest Period with an Appendix Comprising the Prelates, Surnames of Peers....Finely bound in moden buckram with a red morocco, gilt-blocked label. Minor scattered marginal foxing. Remains an exceptional copy; tight, bright, clean and strong. Scans on request. ; 723 pages; Subsequent editions appeared irregularly and often in parts. Tissue-guarded portraits, 91pages of armorial bearings. Subjects: Nobility--Great Britain. Knights and knighthood--Great Britain.

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