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        Mexico in 1827

      1829 - Second edition, with additional material added. 2 vols. 2 large folding maps, 10 aquatint (1 coloured, 4 double-page) & 3 lithograph plates. 8vo. Early (possibly original) cloth, recased, with leather labels. xxiv, 525;vii,643,[4ads] pp. London, Henry Colburn Ward was British Chargé d'Affaires in Mexico from 1825 to 1827 and used the opportunity to collect ?the data for this firsthand account of the political and social climate of Mexico at that time? (Hill). Part of the appendix discusses over 10pp the state of Texas. The additional material added to this edition amounts to a hundred page on recent political developments in the country. It is interesting to note, as Abbey points out, the inclusion of both aquatints and lithographs in this work, side by side. Abbey (Travel), 668; Hill, p319; Sabin, 101302. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Tratado elemental completo de Anatomía General ó Fisiológica; de Anatomía de Regiones o Quirúrgica y de Anatomía Patológica ó Médica, con arreglo al estado actual de esta ciencia y progresos que ha hecho en estos últimos años

      Imprenta que fue de García 1829-30, Madrid - Rústicas, mudas LX-850-X-485 pags. 3 volúmenes. Falto de páginas de pag. 321 a 334 del primer volumen

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        Zwei Jahre in Neu Südwales...

      Leipzig: Hartmann, 1829. Octavo, original half roan. A very good copy of the uncommon German translation of Cunningham's valuable account of the colony, considered an Australian classic: 'an acute observer and possessed a pleasant literary style, so that Two Years in New South Wales remains the best as well as the fullest picture of the colony in the 1820s' (ADB). The German translation and additional notes are by A. Kaiser.Cunningham made four voyages to New South Wales as surgeon-superintendent of convict ships and had taken up land on the Hunter River in 1825 before writing this most important account of the evolving and distinctive characteristics of the Australian people. His observations on the unique Australian vocabulary and accent, as well as on the physical characteristics of the Australian-born youth is the classic statement of the early colonial era.Ferguson originally knew the National Library copy only, but added the Mitchell and the then Public Library of Victoria to his census. As the title-page notes, the translation was based on the second revised edition of the original work (London, 1827). The paper shows some characteristic browning; original half roan, worn with repairs at the corners.

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        CARTE DER TURKEY, FOLDING MAP OF TURKEY.

      Vienna, 1829. ELEVEN FOLDING MAPS ONLY OF TWENTY ONE. Approximately 660 x 440 mm, 26 x 17½ inches, all maps linen backed, small printed label with area covered and number, printed label with the importer's name and address (William & Norgate Importers of Foreign Books, 14 Henrietta Street, Covent Garden, London). Maps housed in a contemporary cloth slipcase with inner cloth chemise, gilt lettering to spine, paper label to upper cover with the maps listed in old ink, the chemise has a manuscript strip of distances, ( Englische Meilen..). Slight wear to slipcase otherwise case and maps in very good condition. Only half the complete map is present (11-21): Salonik; Constantinopel; Prevesa; Lepanto; Smyrna; Plane des Hellesponts und Bosphorus; Tripolitzsa; Rodos; Carte von Kleinasien; I. Candia (West); I. Candia (Ost). MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST. A heavy item which may require extra postage.

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        The Celtic Druids Or, An Attempt To Shew, That The Druids Were The Priests Of Oriental Colonies Who Emigrated From India, and were the introducers of the first or Cadmean system of letters, and the builders of Stonehenge, of Carnac, and of other cyclopean works, in Asia and Europe

      London: Rowland Hunter(1829). This book was issued in 1827 in a shorter form with fewer plates. This 1829 2nd issue edition has a new preface, the original preface, and also contains the 1827 title page in addition to its 1829 title page. There is an errata sheet (additional corrigenda) plus a small, additional errata sheet tipped in behind the first. Profusely illustrated (B&W) with maps and drawings, with 45 full page illustrations, plus a full page map, plus smaller wood vignettes at the beginning of each chapter and smaller tipped-in vignettes at the end of each chapter. It includes 4 magnificent fold out maps of Stonehenge, Avbury, and Carnac (standing stones and stone circles), all in excellent condition with an occasional light foxing spot. There are comparisons of the Hebrew, Sanskrit, Druid and Latin alphabets. 324 pages including Appendix and Index, and including an explanation of the vignettes. There are some small, light foxing spots on some pages but they're not obtrusive aside from pages 68-69, which have a small area of the inner, upper portion of each page darkened from a 1929 news clipping laid in about King Kalakaua's Masonic membership scroll being found in Oakland, CA. There is also laid in a small piece of paper (lovely handwriting) talking about Druids and Welsh legends, a 1870 note about this book on the back of a Grover's 'soft shoes for tender feet' ad, and an 1866 bookseller's (Mr. Benton) note to George Gibson, whose name is inscribed on a front end page, agreeing to sell him this book for $20, as seen in Mr. Benton's cataogue No. 20. A few preliminary pages are unopened at the top. The book is bound in the original dark green cloth with a paper label on the spine. There are some very small areas of bubbling to the cloth, some edge wear to the binding mostly at spine ends, some small areas of paper only slits at gutters (not affecting binding integrity), and some wear to the edges of and fading to the spine label, though still quite legible. Clean, tightly bound, complete, and in solid very good plus condition. ; Drawings, Plates & Maps; 11-1/2" x 9-1/4"; 324 pages, 51, 41, 52, 60, VG+/NONE

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        Constantinople In 1828. A Residence of Sixteen Months in the Turkish Capital and provinces with an Account of the present State of the naval and Military Power, and of the Resources of the Ottaman Empire. To which is added An appendix, containing Remarks and Observations To The autumn of 1829. Two Volumes.

      London; Saunders and Otley; 1829.. Second Edition; Demy 8vo; pp. Vol. I. xxviii, 517; Vol. II. viii, 491; two hand-colored frontispieces of costume, one folding plate of antiquities, and one folding plate "View of Constantinople from the Hills behind Scutari' (this plate is often missing from volume two, contemporary half calf, brown morocco spine labels, title lettered in gilt on each volume, covers rubbed, endpapers a little browned, a good set. Authors first-hand account of 19th-century Turkish life, both military and civilian. This second edition was published in the same year as the first and includes the Appendix not present in the first edition.

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        Travels in Assyria Media and Persia including a Journey from Bagdad by Mount Zagros to Hamadan the ancient Ecbatana researches in Ispahan and the Ruins of Persepolis and Journey from thence by Shiraz and Shapoor to the Sea Shore Description of Bussorah Bushire Bahrein Ormuz and Muscat Narrative of an Expedition against the Pirates of the Persian Gulf with illustrations of the Voyage of Nearchus and Passage by the Arabian Sea to Bombay

      First edition. Folding map & coloured frontispiece, with vignettes to head of each chapter. 4to. Contemporary half calf with marbled paper-covered boards, gilt lettering to spine; extremities worn. Bound without the half-title. xvi, 545, [1]pp. London: Henry Colburn,

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        Risposta alli Schiarimenti dati dalla delegazione Governativa sul fiume Reno

      Manoscritto cartaceo in folio (mm 330x220) di carte 10, composte da un bifolio, che funge da copertina e reca il titolo, e da 17 pagine di testo. Ottima copia. Si tratta di un Parere richiesto al Bonati, uno dei più stimati Idraulici dell'epoca, sulla Vexata quaestio dell'immissione del fiume Panaro in Po. Il committente è il Condelegato Cittadino Costabili, Consultore di Stato, che poi farà pubblicare a proprio nome la Risposta in: "Opuscoli idraulici di T.Bonati, V. Brunacci, G. Morri, ecc.", Bologna, 1829 (pp. 230-242). Il manoscritto è con ogni probabilità autografo, è cioè la copia che il Bonati trattenne per sé affidando la stesura dell'altra ad un segretario. Il Bonati ideò l'Asta Idrometrica e pubblicò fra gli altri un importantissimo saggio dal titolo: Saggio sopra una nuova teoria del movimento delle acque pei fiumi, Pavia, 1785. Si veda l'ottima voce, dedicata al Bonati, nel D.B.I. di E. Pozzato..

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        Museum of painting and sculpture, or, Collection of the principal pictures, statues and bas-reliefs in the public and private galleries of Europe (17 volume set)

      London; Paris,: Printed by Rignoux, etc, 1829. Hardcover. Very Good. Complete 17 volume set. Bound in fine 3/4 moroccan leather over marbled boards. Hardcover. Very good bindings and covers. Top edge gilt. London [Paris, Printed by Rignoux, etc.] 1829-34. This is an oversized or heavy book, that requires additional postage for international delivery outside the US.

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        Amtlicher Bericht über die Versammlung deutscher Naturforscher und Ärzte zu Berlin im September 1828, erstattet von den damaligen Geschäftsführern. Nebst einer lithographirten Sammlung eigenhändiger Namenszüge der Theilnehmer.

      Berlin, Trautwein, 1829. 4°. IV + 55 + 2 n.n. + 40 S. OBrosch. EA. Mit den angehängten 40 Seiten der Signaturen sowie der Abbildung der Einladungskarte und des Grundrisses des Sitzungssaales. - Besitz-Sign. a. T. (schlägt etw. durch), leicht fleckig, tlw. etw. stockfleckig, Faltspur, etw. knittrig, Gbrsp. - Umfassender Bericht mit allen im Vorlauf der Veranstaltung Begebenheiten und Lösungen sowie eine Auflistung der in sieben Abteilungen gegliederten Vorträge u. ä. Versand D: 7,00 EUR N-H-T

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        The Picturesque Beauties of Great Britain: Illustrated by Topographical, Historical, and Critical Notices; Combining every Interesting Object, Ancient and Modern. From an Elaborate Survey, and Original Designs Taken Upon the Spot. Kent.

      London: George Virtue, n.d. [1829].. [Kent]. PROFUSELY ILLUSTRATED. Quarto (28 x 23cm), pp.[4]; ii; 130. Contemporary polished calf with gilt, gilt titles on black leather square to spine, plain brown endpapers. Profusely illustrated with a steel engraved frontispiece, and a vignette title, 126 steel engravings presented two to a page, and a folding engraved map of kent. Some spotting tot the textblock, heaviest near the plates and the prelims, some worm holes, small tear to one of the folds of the map. Binding shows some wear with scuffing and gouging, upper joint starting and endpapers split along the gutter of the upper hinge. A sound copy in a worn binding.

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        The Memoirs of Lorenzo Da Ponte, Etc. From the Antologia of Florence, published in April, May, and June, of the year 1828

      New-York: Printed by Gray and Bunce, 224 Cherry-St, 1829. Very Good. First American edition. Octavo. In two parts: pp. [4] [1] - 19 [20 (blank)]; [1] - 22. Stab-stitched, in marbled paper wrapper. The front wrap has been professionally repaired along the hinge with Japanese paper, about a half-inch piece is split off from the top of the front wrap, else very good, with modest overall toning.The scarce New York edition of Giuseppe Montani's enthusiastic review of Lorenzo Da Ponte's autobiography [Memoire]. An internationally famous opera librettist, poet, and Roman Catholic priest, Da Ponte had removed to the United States in 1805, where he introduced opera to New York City. He produced the first full performance of Mozart's Don Giovanni in the United States in 1825. The publication and importance of Da Ponte's Memorie was not widely recognized at the time, even in Italy. Montani's two-part review was originally published in the Antologia Fiorentia of Vieusseux (in April and May 1828). It was sent to Da Ponte by his friend Filippo Pananti after Montani had had it translated into English by his students and published in New York on the occasion of Da Ponte's 80th birthday.Scarce in the trade. OCLC locates only 9 copies. Shoemaker 38328; Sabin P.64005.

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        Die Lehre von den Augenoperationen. Ein Handbuch für angehende Aerzte und Wundärzte.

      Berlin, In der Schüppelschen Buchhandlung, 1829, 8, XXVI, 898 pp., 4 gefalt. lith. Tafeln mit 54 Abbildungen, Halblderband d.Zt. ganz wenige Seiten minimal fleckig feines Exemplar. Sehr seltene erste Ausgabe der ersten deutschsprachigen 'Lehre von den Augenoperationen'."Nach Pellier de Quengsy's Augen-Operationskurzs aus den Jahren 1789 und 1700 und nach R. Guthrie's 'Lectures of operative surgery of the eye' London 1823, ist Jüngken's Werk die dritte Sonderschrift über Augen-Operationen, ausgezeichnet durch Systematik, durch geschichtliche Einleitungen für jede Operation, und schon mit einigen neueren Errungenschaften, z.B. mit der Lid-Bildung, ... "Seit 12 Jahren hatte Johann Christian (1793-18759 Jüngken jungen Aerzten Unterricht in der Verrichtung von Augen-Operationen ertheilt, kam aber immer in Verlegenheit, wenn sie ich nach einem Handbuch fragten .... " Hirschberg III, pp.66-69Albert no. 1206 :" The first textbook in the German language on eye surgery, written for beginning physicians and surgeons."Rare - Not in Becker Collection!

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        Oriental Anecdotes: Illustrating the Manners, Customs, Productions, and Present State of the Principal Countries of the East

      Boston: Bowles and Dearborn, 1829. First edition. Hardcover. Good. 12mo. 192pp. 26 leaves of plates. Contemporary red leather spine, gilt; printed paper boards. Boards darkened, rubbed and stained, some roughness to the edges and corners, ffep perished else a good copy. On front printed board: By the author of Anecdotes of Animals. Illustration of Bowles and Dearborn's store on rear cover. Scarce. Not in Shoemaker.

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        Oeuvres complètes de Buffon, mises en ordre par M. Le Comte de Lacépède, enrichies par ce savant d'une vue générale des progrès des sciences naturelles; Nouvelle édition, augmentée d'un précis des découvertes nouvellement faites dans l'histoire naturelle, ornée du portrait et de 245 belles gravures. (26 volumes).

      Eymery, Fruger et Cie, Paris 1829 - Vingt six volumes in-8°, reliure romantique en demi-basane bordeaux, dos lisse orné, auteur, tomaison et fers dorés. (plusieurs dos éclaircis et légèrement frottés, présence de rousseurs, parfois fortes, sur les feuillets de texte, cerne claire en marge inférieure sur une dizaine de feuillets au tome IV, il manque la planche n° 34 (cochon d'Inde?) au tome XIII, une gravure qui devait figurée dans le tome XXVI a été insérée dans le tome XXIV, une planche est détachée). Edition ornée d'un portrait, de 4 cartes et de 240 planches (sur 241, dont 98 consacrées aux mammifères et 130 aux oiseaux). Gravures par Coignet, David, Giraud, Guyard, Massard et Plée d'après les oeuvres du peintre Jean-Gabriel Prêtre (1768-1849). Tome I : LXIII 417 pp., portrait, 2 planches et 2 cartes. Tome II : 524 pp. Tome III : 480 pp., 3 planches. Tome IV : 522 (1) pp., 1 planche, 2 cartes. Tome V : 574 (1) pp. Tome VI : 559 (1) pp. Tome VII : 533 pp. Tome VIII : 530 pp. Tome IX : 466 (1) pp., 3 planches. Tome X : 478 pp., 1 planche en frontispice et 21 tableaux. Tome XI : 451 pp., 2 planches. Tome XII : 482 pp., 12 planches. Tome XIII : 486 pp., 26 planches (sur 27). Tome XIV : 468 pp., 14 planches. Tome XV : 557 pp., 11 planches. Tome 16 : 516 (1) pp., 11 planches. Tome XVII : 398 pp., 16 planches. Tome XVIII : 414 pp., 16 planches. Tome XIX : 490 pp., 16 planches. Tome XX : 436 pp., 18 planches. Tome XXI : 441 pp., 14 planches. Tome XXII : 425 pp., 23 planches. Tome XXIII : 498 pp., 13 planches. Tome XXIV : 412 pp., 17 planches. Tome XXV : 475 pp., 10 planches. Tome XXVI : VI 444 pp., 11 planches. Année d'édition différente (1828) pour les tomes XVI jusqu'à XXVI. Bel ensemble. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Narrative and Successful Result of a Voyage in the South Seas, performed by Order of the Government of British India, to ascertain the Actual Fate of La Perouse's Expedition, interspersed with Accounts of the Religion, Manners, Customs and Cannibal Practices of the South Sea Islanders

      London, Hurst, Chance, 1829. Octavo, two volumes, lxxviii, 302 and [iv], 436 pages plus a folding map (hand-coloured in outline), a folding plate and a folding frontispiece in each volume (the second one hand-coloured). Original plain papered boards and (recently renewed) cloth spines, all edges uncut; extremities of the boards a little rubbed, with some wear to the corners; short tear to the fold of the uncoloured frontispiece expertly repaired; one section a little spotted (inferior paper quality), with minimal occasional light foxing elsewhere; the folding plate in the text is a little mottled, affecting slightly the adjacent pages; uncut edges a little dusty and occasionally chipped; a very good set. Each volume contains the pictorial bookplate ['Gang forward'] of Sir Edward Charles Stirling (1848-1919).

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        Mémoires.

      Paris, Moutardier 1829 - 4 vol. in-8, portrait en frontispice au tome 1, demi-chagrin aubergine, dos à nerfs orné, tranches marbrées (reliure du XIXe). Rousseurs. Dos passé. Bon exemplaire. Intéressants mémoires sur la police et les conspirations, notamment celle de l'an XII. Fauche-Borel remplit diverses missions pour le compte des royalistes mais sans parvenir à s'enrichir. C'est dans un but lucratif qu'il entreprit de réunir les éléments de ces mémoires qui furent rédigés par Beauchamp. (J. Tulard). Fierro, 530. Tulard, 526. Bertier, 391.

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        The Vine Dresser's Theoretical and Practical Manual, or the art of Cultivating the Vine; and Making Wine, Brandy, and Vinegar

      New York: P. Canfield. Very Good. 1829. Hardcover. From the 2d French ed., by the translator of Le Solitaire, Le notti romani, &c. Stains, tape residue; lacks front blank fly & spine covering. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 157,IV pages .

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        An Historical Essay on the Magna Charta of King John. London, John Major

      1829 - First Edition. 8vo, xxxii, 611pp, contemporary boards [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Chirurgische erfahrungen besonders über die wiederherstellung zerstörter theile des menschlichen körpers nach neuen methoden.

      Berlin, Enslin, 1829. ____ Edition originale. Première livraison seulement, sur les trois parties publiées entre 1829 et 1834. Illustré par 2 planches, sur un feuillet dépliant hors-texte, montrant le résultat d'une opération de rhinoplastie. Ouvrage le plus rare de Johann Friedrich Dieffenbach (1792-1847), pionnier de la chirurgie plastique, et particulièrement de la rhinoplastie. Garrison-Morton 5743. *-------*. In-8. [213 x 129 mm] Collation : VI, (2), 102 pp., 1 planche hors-texte. Cartonnage vert. (Reliure de l'époque.).

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        Beschreibung der Kaiserstadt Constantinopel, ihrer Umgebungen, Sitten und Gebräuche. Nebst einem Anhang, die türkische Festungsstadt Schumla darstellend.

      Koblenz, Wilhelm Mainzer, 1829. - 8vo. VI, 41, (1), 8 pp. With 4 folding lithographed maps and 3 plates (2 folding). 19th century half cloth. Second edition of this German description of Constantinople, its environs and local customs, expanded by two plates. "The author, Zrecin, is mentioned in the Mainz edition [.], but the wirk seems to have been edited by C. V. Sommerlatt whose name occurs at the end of the preface in this edition. An enlarged edition appeared at Coblenz in 1829" (Atabey). Contains a map and a view of Constantinople, a map of European Turkey, a view of the fortress of Shumen, one portrait of Sultan Mahmud II, a "copy of a Turkish firman", and a letterpress plate enumerating the "Muslim articles of faith". - Occasional slight foxing; with faint marginal waterstains to final leaves. Ownership stamp of Walter Seydel (1946) on verso of title page. Blackmer 1872; Atabey 1356 (note). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Carnet manuscrit sur papier bleu/gris et blanc lors de ses etudes an Allemagne. ?Ls. Agassiz ?Arithmétique? - Geometrie - Mathématik.

      1829, 1829 - 18x23 cm, manuscrit de 130 feuilles en français et surtout en allemand, titre avec nom et date ?Ls. Agassiz 1829?, en feuilles. Cahier d?études du célèbre naturaliste suisse Louis Agassiz, alors âgé de 22 ans, provenance en ligne directe de la famille du savant. Plusieurs pages sont numérotées. En feuilles non reliées d?une écriture autographe. Louis Agassiz fut nommé en 1848, professeur de zoologie à Harvard University; un des plus grands enseignants en biologie et en sciences naturelles du 19e siècle. Naturaliste - géologue - Les observations de ce savant sont considérées comme le début de la géologie moderne des glaciers. »Agassiz's observations were the beginning of modern glacial geology«Louis Agassiz wurde als Sohn eines protestantischen Pastors in Vully-le-Haut (heute: Haut-Vully) im Ortsteil Môtier, in der Schweiz geboren. Zuerst zu Hause erzogen, verbrachte er vier Jahre an einer höheren Schule in Biel/Bienne und studierte danach in Lausanne. Mit der Zielrichtung, Mediziner zu werden, studierte er ab 1824 an den Universitäten von Zürich, Heidelberg und München. In Heidelberg und München war er Mitglied des Corps Helvetia. Parallel dazu erweiterte er seine Kenntnisse in den Naturwissenschaften, insbesondere in Botanik. 1829 promovierte er als Doktor der Philosophie in Erlangen und 1830 als Doktor der Medizin in München. Nach seinem Umzug nach Paris wurden Alexander von Humboldt und Georges Cuvier seine Mentoren, die ihn ermutigten, sich in Geologie und Zoologie weiterzuentwickeln. Sehr schnell entwickelte er eine Vorliebe für die Ichthyologie, die sein bevorzugtes Forschungsgebiet für den Rest seines Lebens wurde. (Wikipedia). Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Lettere di M. T. Cicerone volgarizzate da Antonio Cesari e disposte secondo l'ordine de' tempi col testo latino riveduto e comentato da Francesco Bentivoglio ... e colla aggiunta di alcune note italiane

      Dai Torchi del Tramater - Napoli, 1829. INTERLINGUE 0,66 Volume della prima metà dell'800 in buono stato, coperta in mezzapelle, piatti marmorizzati, dorso con elegante decorazione e caratteri incisi in oro, pochi segni del tempo, tagli puntinati in blu, pagine in buono stato, alcune leggermente brunite, tracce di fioritura sparsa, disegno a penna su foglio di guardia. I e II volume della collana Lettere di M. T. Cicerone volgarizzate da Antonio Cesari. Con aggiunta di note italiane. Lingue: Italiano, Latino. USATO

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        Map of the County of Sussex

      London: Greenwood, Pringle & Co, 1829. Later printing. Very good condition. Large decorative steel engraved survey map of the British county, with original hand color, dissected and mounted on linen. First published March 24th 1825, this is from the same plate but with additions and corrections. With a large vignette illustration of Chichester Cathedral at lower right corner and a compass rose, it shows county boundaries, the parishes and hundreds, market towns, villages, turnpike roads, churches, chapels, castles and priories, heaths, canals, railways, woods, parks, hills, wind and water mills, and rivers & brooks. The Greenwood brothers, Christopher and John, are recognized for their impressive series of high quality steel engraved large scale folding county maps based on their own surveys, made between 1817 and 1830. The Sussex map in 12 panels, backed in linen with green silk edging. 29 x 25 1/2". Folds into green marbled paper covers. Very clean and bright.

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        REAL CEDULA CON LAS NUEVAS ORDENANZAS QUE S. M. (DIOS LE GUARDE) Y SEÑORES DEL CONSEJO CONCEDE A LA CONGREGACION, COLEGIO Y ARTE DE PLATEROS DE LA CIUDAD Y REINO DE VALENCIA PARA SU BUEN REGIMEN Y GOBIERNO EN 28 DE FEBRERO DE 1829

      José Gimeno, Impresor, Valencia. 1829 - 47+5 + 4 hojas. Tapa dura, pergamino con dorados, buen estado. Acompañada de Prágmatica de 1488 publicada por los Reyes Católicos. Editada 18 de Abril de 1822

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        Constantinople in 1828 A Residence of Sixteen Months in the Turkish Capital and Provinces: with an Account of the Present State of the Naval and Military Power, and of the Resources of the Ottoman Empire (TWO VOLUMES).

      Saunders and Otley,, London 1829 - Volume I: xxvii, 517 pp., [2], / Volume II: viii, 491 pp., 2 hand-coloured aquatint frontispieces, 1 folding tinted lithograph plate, contemporary calf gilt, slightly rubbed, title gilt on raised and decorated spine, appendix containing remarks and observations to the Autumn of 1829, half-titles with contemporary inscriptions, previous owner’s inscription verso front endpapers, occasional light spotting. A French translation also appeared in 1829. Macfarlane was a prolific miscellaneous writer who supported himself by his literary work. He spent much of his early life in Italy, and in 1827-8 he travelled to Constantinople and Asia Minor. He returned to Turkey in 1847. He also produced several novels and tales with a Turkish setting (The Armenians, a tale of Constantinople and Asia Minor 1830, and Baba Yorghi, the Greek Pilot, in the Sister’s Budget, 1831). Constantinople in 1829 contains long descriptions of Asia Minor, Smyrna and Constantinople itself, and discussions of recent political history. There is also an interesting chapter on modern Greek literature". Bibliographic references: Blackmer 1047; Abbey, Travel 393; Droulia 1699; Weber 175. Size: 8vo. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Manifesto dos direitos de Sua Magestade Fidelissima a Senhora Dona Maria Segunda; e exposição da questão portugueza.

      London, Richard Taylor, 1829. - Large 4°, nineteenth-century black quarter morocco over marbled boards (minor wear), spine with raised bands in 5 compartments, heavily gilt, short title in second compartment from head. Light soiling and a few light dampstains. 62 pp., (1 blank l.), 186 pp., (1 blank l.). *** FIRST EDITION. "Os exemplares da edição original de Londres poucas vezes apparecem no mercado. É o Manifesto havido como escripto de muita importancia, assim pela materia de que tracta, como plea riqueza de documentos que se lhe annexaram." - Innocêncio V, 346. ?Importante opúsculo? (Joaquim Veríssimo Serrão, História de Portugal, VII, 421). After D. Pedro IV abdicated his rights to the Portuguese throne in favor of his daughter, D.Maria da Glória, he sent her from Rio de Janeiro to Portugal. Learning that her uncle, D. Miguel, had seized power and invalidated the liberal charter, she sailed instead to England. Pages (3)-62 contain the Manifesto, followed by copies of important historical documents in support of D. Maria?s cause. The work was compiled by José António Guerreiro, responsible for the legal details, and by the Duke of Palmella, for the diplomatic and historical matters. The documents are signed by D. João VI, D. Miguel, D. Pedro, Lord Aberdeen, the Marquez de Barbacena, and others.José António Guerreiro (1789-1834), was a native of São Martinho de Lanhelas, near the villa de Caminha (concelho de Coimbra). In 1821 he was elected a deputy to the Constitutional Cortes; the following year he was named to the Tribunal de Liberdade de Imprensa. He served as minister of justice until 28 May 1823, and occupied the same post under the Carta Constitucional in 1826 and 1827. In 1828 he was named a member of the Regency for D. Maria II on the Island of Terceira, serving until D. Pedro took over as Regent. Had he not died young, it is highly probable that Guerreiro would have been one of the leading Portuguese political figures of the second half of the nineteenth century.The first Duke of Palmela (Turin, 1781-Lisbon, 1850) was one of the leading Portuguese statesmen of the first half of the nineteenth century. He represented Portugal at the conference of Bayonne in 1808, at the Congress of Vienna in 1814, and at the Congress of Paris in 1815. After serving briefly as Minister to the Court of St. James, he became secretary of state for foreign affairs at the Portuguese court in Rio de Janeiro. He then became foreign minister and was made a Marquis in 1823. When D. Miguel siezed the throne in 1828, Palmela sided with the opposition, and fled to England. Dom Pedro I, Emperor of Brazil, appointed him guardian of his daughter, D. Maria II, and he acted as her representative to Great Britain. In 1830 he set up her regency in the Azores. When D. Pedro took charge of the regency in person in 1832, he named Palmela his foreign minister. He served as the first Prime Minister of the newly formed constitutional monarchy in Portugal from September 24, 1834 to May 4, 1835. He was Prime Minister again for two days in February 1842 and from March to October 1846. Palmela was also a great bibliophile; we have seen many fine and important books on the market with his "carimbo".This work was published in Rennes, 1831; Coimbra, 1836; and Coimbra, 1841. There was also an edition in French published in Paris, 1830.*** Innocêncio IV, 240; V, 346; XVI, 95. Duarte de Sousa II, 462. Cf. Palha 3742, for the edition of Rennes, 1831. On Guerreiro, see Grande enciclopédia, XII, 865-6. On Palmela, see Grande enciclopédia, XX, 123-7. Porbase locates ten copies: eight in the Biblioteca Nacional de Portugal, and two in the Biblioteca Geral de Arte-Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian. Copac repeats British Library copies, and adds Oxford University. NUC: DCU-IA. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Herodotus, Translated from the Greek, for the Use of General Readers; With Short Explanatory Notes.

      London: Holdworth and Ball. 1829 - FIRST EDITION of this translation. Large, thick 8vo, 228 x 134 mms., pp. [ii], [iii] iv -xxvi, 766, [8 - adverts], folding engraved map as frontispiece, folding "Chronology of the Persian and Grecian History," uncut, many leaves unopened, original boards, linen spine, paper label; ex-library stamp on title-page, edges a bit soiled, but a very good copy, inscribed on top margin of recto of front free end-paper, "The editor of the Literary Gazette."Even though many leaves are unopened, someone last left the marginal injunction "omit" beside this passage on page 433: "If the kings do not make their appearance at the public supper, two choenices of barley-bread are sent home to each of them, with a small pint of wine:--if they are present, they have a double portion of all. The same honour is conferred upon them, when invited to a private house." A theologian, artist, and inventor, Isaac Taylor of Stanford Rivers] (1787–1865) was eldest surviving son of Isaac Taylor of Ongar (1759–1829). His best-known work is The Natural History of Enthusiasm, published also in 1829. The Gentleman's Magazine for 1829 was happy with the translation: "we think Mr. Taylor entitled to much praise for familiarizing the English public with an author, not only one of the principal historians of antiquity, but in many matters the only one." A much longer notice in The Westminster Review took the opposite view, for example, that the translation, "seems to be occasionally inelegant and aukward [sic], when there is no particular difficulty to plead as an apology; there is occasionally 'uncouthness' which is not justified by any necessity, or recompensed by by the felicity of keeping the signficant turns of the original; an exact scholar might also complain of several slight inaccuracies." [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Carte Générale Et Elementaire De L'Allemagne, Conformement à l'Acte du Congrès de Vienne du 9 Jiun 1815; et aux derniers Traités de Paix. Carte comprenant en entiev L'Empire D'Autriche, La Confédération Germanique, Le Royaume De Prusse, Le Royaume Des Pays - Bas Et Le Royaume De Pologne. Par Maire Géographe Paris Chez Jean, Rue St. Jean-de-Beauvais, N°. 10. 1829. Gravé par Perrier. et B. Tardieu.':.

      - Altkolorierter Kupferstich v. Perrier & Tardieu b. Jean in Paris, dat. 1829, 55,5 x 68 Tooley's Dic. of Mapmakers S. 335. - Seltene Karte Deutschlands mit dem Gebiet zwischen Siebenbürgen, Norditalien, Niederlande und Polen nach dem Wiener Kongress. - Unten links Titel und Verlegeradresse. - Unten rechts Erklärungen und Maßstab. - Oben links Insetstadtpläne von Hamburg, Liege (Lüttich) und Brüssel. - Oben rechts Insetstadtpläne von Wien, Berlin, Dresden und Leipzig.

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        Oeuvres de Dugald Stewart. (5 volumes).

      Bruxelles, Librairie philosophique, 1829. 5 vols. Contemporary marbled calf, spines finely gilt, with red and green morocco title-labels. Text in French. (top of 1 spine repaired; a few corners very sl. dam.). With lithographed portrait (stained). (Paper partly seriously stained, mainly first and last quires of each volume). French. vol 1: Esquisses de philosophie morale, trad. par Jouffroy. 334 pp.; 2: Essais philosophiques sur les systèmes de Locke, Berkeley, Priestley, Horne-Tooke, etc., trad. par Huret. 328 pp.; 3-5: Histoire abrégée des sciences métaphysiques, morales et politiques, depuis la renaissance des lettres, trad. par Buchon. 336, 342, 272 pp. - Good complete set

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        Amtlicher Bericht über die Versammlung deutscher Naturforscher und Ärzte zu Berlin im September 1828, erstattet von den damaligen Geschäftsführern. Nebst einer lithographirten Sammlung eigenhändiger Namenszüge der Theilnehmer.

      Berlin, Trautwein. 1829 - 4°. IV + 55 + 2 n.n. + 40 S. OBrosch. EA. Mit den angehängten 40 Seiten der Signaturen sowie der Abbildung der Einladungskarte und des Grundrisses des Sitzungssaales. - Besitz-Sign. a. T. (schlägt etw. durch), leicht fleckig, tlw. etw. stockfleckig, Faltspur, etw. knittrig, Gbrsp. - Umfassender Bericht mit allen im Vorlauf der Veranstaltung Begebenheiten und Lösungen sowie eine Auflistung der in sieben Abteilungen gegliederten Vorträge u. ä. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Tres obras francesas de astrología en francés, siglos XVIII y XIX. 3 early french works on astrology XVIII & XIX centuries

      varias s/d, Francia - Lot de trois volumes : - petit almanach Lillois / 1829. - almanach de Troyes avec illustrations liées a la chiromancie. - Enfin un curieux ouvrage de prédictions (du type Nostradamus) intitulé "Prophéties générales pour sept années" par le bon Hermite solitaire, grand Astrologue. Publié a Troyes vers 1718. Le miroir d'astrologie ou Le passe-tems de la jeunesse. Propheties generales pour sept anne'es. L'astrologue lillois oy Nouveau Matthieu Laensber pour l'année 1829 3vols. volumen(es)/volume(s) varias pp páginas [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        The Natural, Statistical and Civil History of the State of New-York. In Three Volumes.

      Gould & Banks, New York 1829 - three volume set. xxiv, 539; xi, 457; xvi, 451 pages. All volumes also have an errata page at the end. Rebound sometime in the 19th or early 20th century with leather spines and marbled boards. A nice set. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Raccolta completa delle commedie + memorie di C.G. e del suo teatro

      Antonelli, Venezia 1829-31 - 74 volumetti legati in 25, in 12°, ritratto dell’autore e una tavola f.t. all’inizio di ogni commedia, legatura coeva in mezza pelle, doppio tassello, tagli colorati, minime mende ai dorsi 74 bound small volumes in 12 °, portrait of the author and one table f.t. at the beginning of each comedy, contemporary half-leather binding, double piece, coloured edges, minimal faults to the spines. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Guide du voyageur au Havre

      Havre 1829 - Histoire. Frontispice (François Ier), un plan et une carte dépliants. 3 gravures hors-texte. Rare. 12,5x19,5. 163p. in-12° Bon état. Menus frottements. Ex-libris "Bibliothèque de Jacques-Décime Delzous juge au tribunal de première instance collé au verso d'une garde. Intérieur en bon état. Rousseurs à des degrés divers Reliure demi-basane à coins. Dos lisse orné d'une pièce de titre. Couverture conservée

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        Colección de los viajes y descubrimientos que hicieron por mar los españoles desde fines del siglo XV, con varios documentos inéditos concernientes a la historia de la marina castellana 2º edición

      Imprenta Nacional 1829/59, Madrid - "Fernandez de Navarrete y su relación de viajes y documentos referidos al descubrimiento de America" 5 vols; 4to; muy buena encuadernación en cuero del siglo XIX; con 3 mapas y dos grabados. (COMPLETO). NOTABLE COMPILACIÓN DE VIAJES Y DOCUMENTOS INÉDITOS REFERIDOS AL DESCUBRIMIENTO DE AMERICA. La importancia de su contenido es de sobra conocida por todos los estudiosos de americana. Conserva todo su valor como obra de consulta, y es indispensable en toda biblioteca sobre América. El primer volumen comprende una pequeña Historia de la Marina española desde los tiempos más remotos, con biografías de Colón, Fernández de Oviedo, Las Casas y otros. Contiene además las relaciones, cartas y otros documentos concernientes a los 4 viajes de Colón para el descubrimiento de las Indias Occidentales. El segundo contiene además de otros documentos relativos al descubrimiento, relaciones de las primeras poblaciones. El tercero trata principalmente de todos los llamados "viajes menores" y los viajes de Vespucio, se describen los descubrimientos de los españoles después del 3º viaje de Colón. A partir de la pág. 181 se encuentra la relación de los viajes de Américo Vespucio según la edición de Strasburgo de Juan Gruniger, impresor y traductor de la obra al castellano y posteriormente una relación del establecimiento de los españoles en Darien. El cuarto narra y describe el viaje de Magallanes y de Elcano alrededor del mundo, con noticias biográficas de Magallanes y varias pruebas y documentos que lo justifican. Describe también la expedición al Malaco. El quinto narra los viajes de Loaisa y Saavedra. "The author rescued the earliest and rarest records of American discovery". 5vols; 4to; ¾ XIX century Spanish calf, 3 maps and 2 plates (complete). Mixed edition (as usual) of this important work. Volumes 1, 2 are second editions- vols. 3, 4 & 5 are firsts. Fine set of this relation of Spanish voyages from the end of the fifteenth century, containing the text of many historical and hitherto unpublished documents referring to the discovery of America. The folding maps depict (1) North America and the Atlantic, showing the route followed by Christopher Columbus; (2) Tierra Firme and the West Indies, showing Columbus’s course; and (3) Southern Florida, Cuba and Tierre Firme. The fourth volume, which refers to the voyages and discoveries of Magellan and Juan Sebastian de Elcano, in the Moluccas, contains an engraved portrait of the former, and an illustration of a statue of the latter. The fifth volume treats of expeditions to the Moluccas and the voyages of Loaisa and Saavedra, and contains the text of many original documents relating to these expeditions. Mr. Rich (Vol. II., p. 179,) devotes almost a page of encomium to this valuable work. Brunet characterizes it as an "important collection," and Washington Irving drew from it most of the material which forms the basis of his "Life of Columbus." It contains the original diary of the voyages of Columbus, compiled by B. de las Casas, the expeditions of Amerigo Vespucci, and the subsequent voyages of the Spaniards, taken from inedited manuscripts or reprinted from rare printed works; also many singular and curious documents concerning the history and manners of the period. It may safely be asserted that the enterprise of this laborious compiler has rescued from oblivion the earliest and rarest records of American discovery. 5vols. volumen(es)/volume(s) varias pp páginas [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Lehrbuch der Experimental-Physik oder Erfahrungs-Naturlehre. Zweite Auflage der deutschen Bearbeitung. Mit Hinzufügung der neuern und einheimischen Entdeckungen von Gustav Theodor Fechner. 5 Bände.

      Leipzig, Voß, 1828-1829. - 8vo, Halblederbände der Zeit mit goldgeprägten Rückenschildern, XX, 411 Seiten; VI, 350 Seiten; XVI, 564 Seiten; VIII, 488 Seiten; VIII, 559 Seiten, mit gestochenem Porträt und 23 gefalteten Kupfertafeln sowie 2 gefalteten Tabellen. Marmorierte Halblederbände der Zeit mit Rückenschild und leichter Rückenvergoldung aus der Bibliothek Schloss Neidstein. Signatur-Märkchen auf Rücken, Deckel vereinzelt mit leichten Wurmspuren, gering berieben, innen leicht stockfleckig. Poggendorff I, 195. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Map of the County of Saratoga

      David H. Burr, New York 1829 - Map. Copper plate engraving with original hand-coloring. Image measures 12 x 17 1/2" This map depicts Saratoga County in eastern New York, divided into 18 towns outlined in vivid color. The county is bordered by the Hudson River in the east and the Mohawk River in the south. Saratoga Springs is identified. The map denotes major routes, waterways, and topographical details, and icons label villages, flouring mills, factories, forges, saw mills, and churches. This first edition of Burr's county map appeared in his "Atlas of the State of New York" of the same year, which was the second atlas of an individual state ever published. The map is in good condition with light foxing throughout. Full original margins. David H. Burr (1803-1875) served as Topographer to the United States Post Office and Geographer to the House of Representatives and was widely known for his accuracy and attention to detail. His "Universal Atlas" was the first to map each of the United States individually. This map is a lovely rendering of a hard-to-find county in New York State.

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        Lectures on the Elements of Hieroglyphics

      London: C.J.G. & F. Rivington, 1829. Copyright date 1829, first edition. An important early work on Egyptian hieroglyphics. 11 folding plates at rear. 21.5x13.5 cm (8½x5¼") old half calf and marbled boards, spine bands gilt, black leather spine label lettered in gilt. First Edition. Spine sunned, edges rubbed; some irregular creasing to plates; light foxing. Text and Hieroglyphics illustrations are bright and clean, binding is secure, a solid collectible book.. First Edition. Leather. very Good/no Jacket. 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Collectible text. Book.

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        The Travels.

      London: for the Oriental Translation Committee,, 1829. Translated from the abridged Arabic manuscript copies, preserved in the public library of Cambridge. With notes illustrative of the history, geography, botany, antiquities, etc. occurring throughout the work. By Samuel Lee. Quarto (275 × 214 mm). 20th-century tan calf laid down on old boards retaining early central panels and rebacked to style, rolled floral boarder to covers enclosing intersecting two-line rules gilt, the front with the the gilt arms of the United University Club (the original recipients as named on the presentation leaf), marbled edges and endpapers, cloth inner hinges. Engraved plate of the United University Club to front pastedown, associated ink-stamps to title and p.1. Central cover-panels scuffed and scored, blank leaves lightly finger-marked, but otherwise very clean internally. A very good copy, completed with the presentation and errata leaves, and the 16-page Report of the Proceedings of the First General Meeting of the Subscribers to the Oriental Translation Fund bound in at rear as issued. First edition in English, and the first in any European vernacular, of the Rihlah of Ibn Battutah, "the greatest traveller of pre-modern times" (Dunn, The Adventures of Ibn Battuta, a Muslim Traveller of the Fourteenth Century, p. 1). Ibn Battutah (1304-1368/69) was a jurist from Tangiers who, upon completing the hajj, decided to take advantage of the extensive trade routes then linking the western Eurasian landmass with the Far East. Travelling over land and sea, he "is estimated to have covered 75,000 miles in forty years" (Howgego), his wanderings taking him across North Africa, the Horn of Africa, West Africa and Eastern Europe, the Middle East, South Asia, Central Asia, Southeast Asia and China. His Rihlah ("Voyage"), fully known as the Tuhfat al-nazzar fi ghara'ib al-amsar wa 'aja'ib al-asfar ("A Gift for those who Contemplate the Oddities of Cities and Marvels of Journeys"), was without doubt the most important, "longest and in terms of its subject matter, the most complex" (Dunn, p .4) example of this popular genre, which usually just told of a pilgrim's progress from the Maghreb to Mecca. It was virtually unknown in Europe until 1818, when German orientalist Johann Kosegarten published three brief extracts from a truncated Arabic manuscript. The present translation, based on abridged manuscripts purchased by Johann Ludwig Burckhardt in Egypt and deposited at Cambridge in 1829, was the first text to be published by the Oriental Translation Committee, and is the work of Samuel Lee (1783-1852), a British orientalist whose "linguistic genius was shown in a prodigious scholarly output" (ODNB); notably he reproduces much of Ibn Battutah's original Arabic text. The French conquest of Algeria led to the discovery of a complete manuscript which was used by French scholars Defrémery and Sanguinetti to compile an edition which became standard but was not completed until 1874.

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        A Dissertation on the course and probable termination of the Niger.

      London: J. Murray 1829 - First edition. 8vo., x, 195pp., PRESENTATION COPY with title inscribed: 'The Earl of Eldon from the Author'. 3 folding engraved maps. Original drab boards, neat repairs to extremities, a fine copy. After Mungo Park had shown that a large river (identified as the Niger of the ancients) flowed from west to east, various theories emerged to explain its course beyond Sansanding, where Park's report ended. One of the strangest theories came from Donkin who suggested that the Niger flowed into Lake Chad, then out of Lake Chad toward the north, disappearing under the desert in an underground stream that finally emerged in the Gulf of Sidra. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        The Travels. Translated from the abridged Arabic manuscript copies, preserved in the public library of Cambridge. With notes illustrative of the history, geography, botany, antiquities, etc. occurring throughout the work. By Samuel Lee.

      London: for the Oriental Translation Committee, 1829 - Quarto (275 × 214 mm). 20th-century tan calf laid down on old boards retaining early central panels and rebacked to style, rolled floral boarder to covers enclosing intersecting two-line rules gilt, the front with the the gilt arms of the United University Club (the original recipients as named on the presentation leaf), marbled edges and endpapers, cloth inner hinges. Engraved plate of the United University Club to front pastedown, associated ink-stamps to title and p.1. Central cover-panels scuffed and scored, blank leaves lightly finger-marked, but otherwise very clean internally. A very good copy, completed with the presentation and errata leaves, and the 16-page Report of the Proceedings of the First General Meeting of the Subscribers to the Oriental Translation Fund bound in at rear as issued. First edition in English, and the first in any European vernacular, of the Rihlah of Ibn Battutah, "the greatest traveller of pre-modern times" (Dunn, The Adventures of Ibn Battuta, a Muslim Traveller of the Fourteenth Century, p. 1). Ibn Battutah (1304-1368/69) was a jurist from Tangiers who, upon completing the hajj, decided to take advantage of the extensive trade routes then linking the western Eurasian landmass with the Far East. Travelling over land and sea, he "is estimated to have covered 75,000 miles in forty years" (Howgego), his wanderings taking him across North Africa, the Horn of Africa, West Africa and Eastern Europe, the Middle East, South Asia, Central Asia, Southeast Asia and China. His Rihlah ("Voyage"), fully known as the Tuhfat al-nazzar fi ghara'ib al-amsar wa 'aja'ib al-asfar ("A Gift for those who Contemplate the Oddities of Cities and Marvels of Journeys"), was without doubt the most important, "longest and in terms of its subject matter, the most complex" (Dunn, p .4) example of this popular genre, which usually just told of a pilgrim's progress from the Maghreb to Mecca. It was virtually unknown in Europe until 1818, when German orientalist Johann Kosegarten published three brief extracts from a truncated Arabic manuscript. The present translation, based on abridged manuscripts purchased by Johann Ludwig Burckhardt in Egypt and deposited at Cambridge in 1829, was the first text to be published by the Oriental Translation Committee, and is the work of Samuel Lee (1783-1852), a British orientalist whose "linguistic genius was shown in a prodigious scholarly output" (ODNB); notably he reproduces much of Ibn Battutah's original Arabic text. The French conquest of Algeria led to the discovery of a complete manuscript which was used by French scholars Defrémery and Sanguinetti to compile an edition which became standard but was not completed until 1874. Howgego I B47, Macro 1248. Not in Atabey, Blackmer, Burrell or Hamilton, The Arcadian Library. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        De l'amour selon les lois primordiales et selon les convenances des sociétés modernes

      - Vieilh de Boisjoslin, Paris 1829, 9x14cm, Un volume in-18 relié. - Terza edizione in parte originale raro. Bound in mezzo nero dolore indietro con quattro nervi, poco più tardi vincolante. Foxing. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Troisième édition en partie originale rare. Reliure en demi chagrin noir, dos à quatre nerfs, reliure légèrement postérieure. Rousseurs.

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        Vollständiges Handbuch der praktischen National-Oekonomie für Staatsmänner, Grund-Besitzer, Gelehrte, Capitalisten, Landwirthe, Manufakturisten, Handels-Leute, und überhaupt für jeden denkenden Bürger. - in sechs Bänden - Aus dem Französischen übersetzt von J. v. Th(eobald).

      Stuttgart, in der J. B. Metzler\'schen Buchhandlung, 1829-1830. Erste deutsche Ausgabe. Originaltitel: \"Cours complet d\'économie politique pratique .\" (1828-1829). IV 343 (1); IV 357; IV 360; IV 372; (4) 308; IV 339 Seiten, dreiseitiger Farbschnitt, 8° , Hardcover/Pappeinband Einband etwas berieben undd fleckig, sonst guter und sauberer Zustand. ----------------- HdStW 1923 VII, 163. Humpert 13125. Kress C.2351. WIRTSCHAFTSWISSENSCHAFT VOLKSWIRTSCHAFT J| 1829 1830 N| JOHANN BAPTIST SAY / JEAN ; VOLLSTAENDIGES HANDBUCH NATIONALOEKONOMIE

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        Gelungene Heilung eines Wolfsrachens durch die Hasenschartenoperation und die Gaumennath (pp.491-497) + Beiträge zur Gaumennath: Beschreibung drei gelungener Fälle von Vereinigung .. des Gaumensegels (276-291).

      Rust's Magazin, 29+30. - Berlin, G. Reimer, 1829-1830, 8, VIII, 588, 12 pp., 3 Taf. VIII, 572 pp., 2 Taf., in 2 feinen Halbledereinbänden der Zeit mit zwei Rückenschildchen die auf dem Titel genannten Portraits waren nie eingebunden. First Edition! "Instead of cotton sutures he introduced a wire suture of non-oxidated, non aged lead, which was as pure as possible. His suture, probably a precursor of Veau's wire suture, was undoubtedly an advance." McDowell "In 1826 J.F. Dieffenbach, of Germany, overcame the problem of tension at the line of the repair of a cleft palate (W.G. Holdsworth, 1963) he made lateral incisions along the sides of the palate to relax the edges of the cleft prior to repair."A.F.Wallace Further we find by J.F. Dieffenbach: Physiologische Untersuchung über die Transfusion des Blutes (pp.3-81). Erster Abdruck der bedeutenden Arbeit des Förderers und Historiographen der Bluttransfusion. Das Werk erschien als selbständige Monographie über die "Physiologische Untersuchung über die Transfusion des Blutes" und diente als eigenständige Erweiterung seiner 1828 erschienen Monographie "Ueber Transfusion des Blutes und die Infusion der Arzneien". Es werden nicht nur die verschiedenen Techniken berücksichtigt, sondern auch die Übertragung von Blut von verschiedenen Tierarten auf andere Tierarten. Besonders interessant sind seine Untersuchungen über die Übertragung von erkranktem wie z.B. "Einspritzung von leprösem Katzenblut in eine andere Katze". Ferner enthält die Arbeit einiges zum Thema Wiederbelebung durch Bluttransfusion. cf. G.M. 2028.40Neue Heilmethode des Ectropium (pp.438-441, 485-486, 1 Taf.). Er erfand das Verfahren der seitlichen Verschiebung für die Lid-Bildung (Blepharoplastik): die krankhafte Stelle wird in Gestalt eines Dreiecks ausgeschnitten, dann die diesem Defekt unmittelbar (schläfenwärts) benachbarte Haut in Form eines schiefen winkligen Vierecks, mit breiter unterer Brücke, abgelöst, nach dem Defekt hin verschoben und oben sowie naseneinwärts angeheftet. Durch die Uebernarbung des schläfenwärts bleibenden Defekts wird der eingepflanzte Hautlappen angespannt und glatt erhalten." B. Langenbeck hat ausdrücklich hervorgehoben, dass der Ersatz durch Hautverziehung in seiner allgemeinsten Bedeutung und vielfachen Anwendung bei den verschiedensten plastischen Operationen unbestritten eine Erfindung Dieffenbachs sei." Hirschberg, Geschichte der Augenheilkunde, 14.Bd., 2 Abt., p.102. Zeis No.986:"Transverselle, gegen das Auge etwas gebogene Einschnitte in die Haut. Hervorziehung der entarteten Conjunctiva samt dem Tarsus und Einheilung."

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        Illustrations of the Geology of Yorkshire; or a Description of the Strata accompanied by Geological Map Sections & Plates of the Fossil Plants and Animals: 2 Parts in 1: Part I the Yorkshire Coast, Part II The Mountain Limestone District: 1st Ed.;

      John Murray, York, for the Author, 1829 & 1836 - HARDBACK half-calf with marbled boards expertly re-backed with most of original spine relaid gilt lettering on spine pages: xvi 192 xx 253 all edges marbled plates: 9 xiv xxv (some hand-coloured of folding) corners lightly bumped boards a little rubbed former owners details on front end-papers the first and last two plates of part I have been cut out and pasted-on to new pages light spotting otherwise fine. This is a heavy item and may incur additional postage. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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