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        Berlin oder Geschichte des Ursprungs, der allmählichen Entwickelung und des jetzigen Zustandes dieser Hauptstadt, in Hinsicht auf Oertlichkeit, Verfassung, wissenschaftliche Kultur, Kunst und Gewerbe.

      Berlin und Stettin, Nicolai, 1829. - XIV, 524 Seiten, Halbleinen der Zeit mit Rückentitel. Erste Ausgabe. Letzte Seite mit altem Lesevermerk. Gut erhaltenes, frisches, nahezu fleckenfreies Exemplar. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Mertens & Pomplun GbR]
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        Elementos de economia politica con aplicacion particular a Espana

      Imprenta de Don Ramon Verges, Madrid 1829 - xx, 315 pages, two parts, with separate title pages but continuous pagination. The first book on economics written by a Spaniard and published in Spain (a critical edition was published by the Instituto de Estudios Fiscales in 1989). Elementos was an official university textbook for a generation, drawing on the work of Adam Smith, Jean-Baptiste Say, and K. H. Rau. This first edition was reportedly just 500 copies (see The Economics Reader: Textbooks, Manuals and the Dissemination of the Economic Sciences., p. 163). The book 'is divided into a theoretical section, which synthesizes Smith and Say, and a section containing applications to the Spanish case' (ibid.). The only earlier Spanish treatise on economics is Alvaro Florez Estrada's Curso de economia politica, published in London a year earlier. Very scarce in commerce. First edition (first printing). With initial and terminal blanks and the half-title. In a 19th-century traditional Spanish binding, with a morocco label on the spine. Fore-edge stained yellow; marbled endpapers. A very attractive copy of a scarce book. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Eureka Books, ABAA]
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        Divine Songs of the Muggletonians, in grateful praise to the only true God, the Lord Jesus Christ.

      Printed by R. Brown. 1829 xxiv, 621pp. Folding engr. front. Uncut in orig. drab boards, paper label; spine carefully repaired at head & tail. v.g.'Printed by subscription' at foot of titlepage, and with a list of subscribers preceding the text. The Muggletonians were a religious sect, established in London in the mid-17th century. Named after one of its co-founders Lodowicke Muggleton, it was based firmly in the Protestant tradition, but eschewed all forms of organised worship, adeherents instead spreading their message through meetings and socialising.

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        Elementos de economia politica con aplicacion particular a Espana

      Madrid: Imprenta de Don Ramon Verges, 1829. First Edition. Hardcover Hardcover. Near Fine. xx, 315 pages, two parts, with separate title pages but continuous pagination. The first book on economics written by a Spaniard and published in Spain (a critical edition was published by the Instituto de Estudios Fiscales in 1989). Elementos was an official university textbook for a generation, drawing on the work of Adam Smith, Jean-Baptiste Say, and K. H. Rau. This first edition was reportedly just 500 copies (see The Economics Reader: Textbooks, Manuals and the Dissemination of the Economic Sciences..., p. 163). The book 'is divided into a theoretical section, which synthesizes Smith and Say, and a section containing applications to the Spanish case' (ibid.). The only earlier Spanish treatise on economics is Alvaro Florez Estrada's Curso de economia politica, published in London a year earlier. Very scarce in commerce. First edition (first printing). With initial and terminal blanks and the half-title. In a 19th-century traditional Spanish binding, with a morocco label on the spine. Fore-edge stained yellow; marbled endpapers. A very attractive copy of a scarce book.

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        FLORA AND POMONA; OR THE BRITISH FRUIT AND FLOWER GARDEN; CONTAINING DESCRIPTIONS OF THE MOST VALUABLE AND INTERESTING FLOWERS AND FRUITS, CULTIVATED IN THE GARDENS OF GREAT BRITAIN, WITH FIGURES DRAWN AND COLOURED FROM NATURE. ACCOMPANIED BY A CONSISE ANALYSIS OF THEIR BOTANICAL AND POMONOLOGICAL CHARACTER, THEIR NATURE AND MODE OF CULTURE, INCLUDING A DEFINITION OF THE TECHNICAL TERMS USED IN THE SCIENCE OF BOTANY, WITH FAMILIAR INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE DRAWING AND COLOURING OF THE FRUITS AND FLOWERS

      Thomas Kelly, London 1829 - Octavo (5-1/4" x 8-1/2") in contemporary tree calf leather with gilt rules and gilt-decorated spine with a gilt-lettered red morocco spine label. Illustrated with 71 lovely hand-colored engraved plates, one of which is folding. The plates, 36 of fruit and 35 of flowers, were drawn by Edwin Dalton Smith and engraved by S. Watts and F. W. Smith. E. D. Smith was well known as "a more considerable artist of small-scale work."(Blunt & Stern - ART OF BOTANICAL ILLUSTRATION). Smith also did drawings for Maund's BOTANIC GARDEN, as well as other works. His excellent artistic skill is readily evident on all the plates in this work by MacIntosh. Of particular note are the fruit plates, 12 of which are of different apples. We found only two complete copies of this title at auction in the last 40 years. Nissen BBI 1256. Light, scattered foxing to the text, the plates clean and bright with tissue guards present. Front joint with some splitting but very tight. Near Fine and scarce [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent, est. 1987, ABAA, ILAB]
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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

      London, 1829. Modern three-quarter gilt morocco and cloth by Aquarius, spines gilt, t.e.g. A few minor fox marks, mostly on preliminary leaves of first volume. Lacks half title in first volume. Overall a very good copy. Forty years after the disappearance of La Pérouse, Dillon, a sandalwood trader, was shown a sword hilt in the Solomon Islands which raised his suspicions about the fate of La Pérouse. He organized an expedition in Bengal and sailed back via Tasmania, New Zealand, and Tonga. He was able to assemble enough evidence from natives, both in testimony and artifacts, to determine where La Pérouse had grounded. One of the ship's relics, a glass piece from a thermometer, became a native's nose piece (depicted on a folding plate). Along the way Dillon was involved in a terrific legal row with the government of Tasmania, also reported in detail. He provides a scathing examination of the legal system of Tasmania and New South Wales, finally declaring Australia "a land of corruption and injustice." For his efforts, France made Dillon a chevalier of the Legion of Honor, his expenses were defrayed, and he was granted a decent pension.

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        Arabia, Egypt, Abyssinia, Red Sea & c (grenzkoloriert). Aus: Thomson`s New General Atlas 1814.

      Edinburgh, John Thomson & Co, 1829 74 x 82 cm, unter Passepartout, gerahmt u. vergoldet., 50 x 59 cm, Rückseitige Karte min. duchscheinend. Rahmen min. berieben. Diese spätere Ausgabe ohne die Angaben zum Stecher. dafür mit Follierung (Blatt Nr. 46). Versand D: 20,00 EUR Reisen - Karten, Panoramen

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        Íslendinga sögur. Eptir gömlum handritum útgefnar at tilhlutun hins Konúngliga norræna fornfræda félags. 1-2. Red. av Thorgeir Gudmundsson og Thorsteinn Helgason.

      København, S. L. Möller, 1829-30. 12 + 412 + 10 + 410 s. Fine 1800-talls skinnbd

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        Theodor Grosse (1829-1891). Moses beschützt die Töchter des Jitro. 2

      - Theodor Grosse (1829 Dresden-Dresden 1891). Moses beschützt die Töchter des Jitro. 1862 . Aquarell und Bleistift auf Papier. -- Beschreibung: -- Aquarell und Bleistift auf Papier. unten rechts monogrammiert, bezeichnet und datiert: "TG Roma 1862". -- Größe/Size: -- 28 x 40,2 cm. -- Zustand: -- Sehr guter, altersgerechter Zustand mit leichten Altersspuren. Leicht restauriert. -- Weitere Beschreibung: -- Theodor Grosse wählte für das vorliegende Aquarell eine Szene aus dem Leben Moses', die sein tatkräftiges Eintreten für die Schwachen verdeutlicht. Nachdem Moses einen Ägypter erschlagen hatte, flüchtete er nach Midian, wo er bei der Rast an einem Brunnen sieben Frauen sah, die Wasser für ihre Tiere sammelten. Andere Hirten wollten die Frauen vertreiben und Moses, der Zeuge dieser Szene wurde, trat entschlossen dazwischen und vertrieb die Hirten. Als die Frauen wieder nach Hause zurückkehrten, erzählten sie ihrem Vater Jitro (er wird auch Reguel oder Hobab genannt) davon. Dieser lud Moses zu sich ein und gab ihm seine Tochter Zippora zur Frau. Der Vergleich von Vorzeichnung und Aquarell offenbart Grosses Intention, die Szene zu monumentalisieren. Die kompakte Figurenanordnung im Entwurf erreicht noch nicht jene Betonung Moses' als zentrale Figur. Erst die Dehnung in das starke Querformat ermöglicht es Grosse, die einzelnen Gruppen stärker voneinander abzusetzen und Moses' Befehlsgestus mehr Freiraum zu gewähren. Diese an Raffael erinnernde Geste demonstriert die Macht des Moses. Unter seiner Hand ducken sich die Hirten ängstlich zur Seite und weichen zurück. Wie eine Schutzwand baut er sich zwischen den Töchtern des Jitro und den anderen Personen auf. Dass Moses die Situation durch diese bloße Geste bereits löst, steht in starkem Kontrast zu den älteren Darstellungen des Vorfalls. Bereits Sandro Botticelli hat in einem Fresko in der Sixtinischen Kapelle Moses beim Zuschlagen mit einem Stock präsentiert und Rosso Fiorentino inszenierte 1523 einen brachialen Kampf. Im 17. Jahrhundert zeigen nahezu alle Künstler, von Nicolas Poussin bis Sebastiano Ricci oder Charles le Brun, Moses bei mehr oder minder drastischer Gewaltanwendung. Diese Verlagerung entspricht Grosses Schulung an den Werken der Nazarener. Die oft emotional aufgewühlten Schlägereien des Barock weichen einer mehr kontemplativen Einfühlung. Die Ergriffenheit des Betrachters soll nicht durch Aufregung hervorgerufen werden, sondern durch stille Versenkung. Grosses Maltechnik trägt dazu bei. Die leuchtende Farbigkeit mit der klaren Linienführung lässt die Oberfläche des Blattes wie feines Porzellan erscheinen. Die Reinheit und Makellosigkeit des Bildes korrespondiert mit der Reinheit der Empfindung. Grosse hat diese Art der Flächenerscheinung bei seinen Studien der Renaissancemeister wie Raffael und Andrea del Sarto erlernt. Die auf großflächige Kontraste abzielende Farbpalette und die klare Strukturierung konnte er anhand der italienischen Fresken ebenso verinnerlichen, wie in den Werken des Nazarenerkreises um Friedrich Overbeck, die maßgeblich zur Wiederbelebung der Freskotechnik im frühen 19. Jahrhundert beitrugen. Grosse wird den auf umfassende Verbreitung abzielenden Grundgedanken der Nazarenerfresken fortführen und sich maßgeblich der Ausführung großformatiger Wandgemälde verpflichten. Seine im Zweiten Weltkrieg zerstörten Ausmalungen der östlichen Loggia im Leipziger Museum, an deren Ausführung er von 1864 bis 1872 arbeitete, begründeten dabei seinen Ruhm. Unser Aquarell ist in seiner meisterhaften Ausführung und bildhaften Erscheinung ein wichtiges Werk aus Grosses ersten Jahren in Italien und belegt nicht nur sein zu Lebzeiten viel gerühmtes Können im Umgang mit Farben und Formen, sondern auch seinen Sinn für klar strukturierte Kompositionen, die trotz der verhaltenen Emotionalität zum Mitfühlen anregen. So erweist er sich als einer der wichtigsten Künstler der religiösen Historienmalerei in der Nachfolge der Nazarener. af .

      [Bookseller: H. W. Fichter Kunsthandel e.K.]
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        A View of the Constitution of the United States

      1829. Used to Justify Secession Rawle, William [1759-1836]. A View of the Constitution of the United States of America. Philadelphia: Philip H. Nicklin, Law Bookseller, 1829. viii, [9]-349 pp. Octavo (8-3/4" x 5-1/2"). Contemporary sheep, rebacked in period style retaining lettering piece. Moderate rubbing and a few light scuffs to boards, corners bumped and worn. Moderate toning, occasional foxing and faint dampstaining. Early owner signature to front free endpaper, interior otherwise clean. A handsome copy of an important work. $1,750. * Second edition. Rawle's treatise is one of the earliest works on the United States Constitution, and one of the most important. This text is significant also because it suggests that states have a right to secede from the Union. As Cohen observes, the popularity of this text, which was used at West Point and other schools throughout the country, "is generally considered to have influenced the leaders and supporters of the Confederacy, although in fact Rawle opposed secession." Cohen, Bibliography of Early American Law 2894.

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        Physiognomik. Zur Beförderung der Menschenkenntniß und Menschenliebe. Vervollständigte neue Auflage der verkürzt herausgegebenen physiognomischen Fragmente. (Im Einverständnisse mit dem Verleger). 4 in 2 Bänden.

      Wien, J. P. Sollinger, 1829. 8°. Mit einem Titelportrait Lavaters (v. Jos. Stöber), 119 Kupfertafeln u. 2 gefalt. lithogr. Faksimiles. 2 Bll., 164 S.; 1 Bl., 157 S.; 1 Bl., 189 S.; 1 Bl., 199 S., HLdr.-Bde. d. Zt. m. Rückenverg., goldgepr. Rückentiteln u. dreiseitigem Gelbschnitt. Dritte Ausgabe des erstmals 1775-78 unter dem Titel „Physiognomische Fragmente“ erschienenen Werkes. Die zweite „verkürzte“ Ausgabe wurde von Johann Michael Armbruster 1783 herausgegeben. - Trotz des neuen Weltbildes durch die Ideen der Aufklärung war das pseudowissenschaftliche Werk des Schweizer Pastors, in dem er eine Anleitung gibt verschiedene Charaktere anhand der Gesichtszüge und Körperformen zu erkennen, seiner Zeit ein großer Erfolg. J. W. v. Goethe selbst hatte sich von einer Mitarbeit überzeugen lassen und besorgte die Drucklegung. Lavater hatte eine sehr große Menge an Bildmaterial gesammelt und bearbeitet, darunter Silhouetten und Porträtzeichnungen von berühmten Persönlichkeiten u. Adeligen (u.a. Newton, Goethe, Friedrich II, Herder, Mendelssohn u. Frau von Stein) sowie auch von einfachen Leuten, Verbrechern und selbst Tieren. - Einbände etw. berieben. Tlw. schwach stockfleckig. Im letzten Band wenige Tafeln gelöst, sonst schönes Exemplar. - Goedeke IV/1, 263; Graesse IV, 126; vgl. Bautz IV, 1259-1267. Versand D: 12,00 EUR Lavater, Physiognomik. Zur Beförderung der Menschenkenntniß und Menschenliebe. Vervollständigte neue Auflage der verkürzt herausgegebenen physiognomischen Fragmente, Physiognomie, Charakterkunde

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        THE HISTORY OF NORTH-CAROLINA, FROM THE EARLIEST PERIOD

      New Orleans, 1829. Half title in each volume. Contemporary boards, expertly rebacked. Minor wear to and slight dampstaining on boards. Occasional foxing. Small hole in front free endpaper of first volume. Contemporary ownership markings and notes, contemporary ownership signature, and later ownership stamp on front pastedown, front free endpaper, and titlepage, respectively, of each. Overall near fine, untrimmed. In a half morocco and cloth box. An important early history, quite scarce, the first devoted entirely to the state, by the prolific lawyer- historian, François-Xavier Martin, issued the same year as his history of Louisiana. Jumonville locates only five copies. Copies in original boards are very seldom seen.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana]
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        The History of North Carolina, from the Earliest Period

      New-Orleans, LA: Printed by A.T. Penniman & Co., 1829. 8vo. 2 volumes: xii, 325, (1), civ [i.e., cxiv]; (2), 411, (1) pp. Half-titles; errata for each volume. Contemporary boards (rubbed), rebacked to style with new cloth, new paper spine labels. Very good copy. First edition. Howes M-333. Sabin 44872. Thornton 8396. Weeks, p. 34: "The materials on which [Martin's] work was based were carried to Louisiana, and probably lost.

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        Il Vaticano Descritto ed Illustrato da Erasmo Pistolesi, con Disegni a contorni diretti dal Pittore Camillo Guerra

      Francesco Valenti, 1829-1838, Hardbound, Book Condition: Good+. Most title labels on spine missing or very damaged. 2 library stickers on each spine. Spine cover cracked or peeling on four of the volumes. Vellum is ripped across the board on one of the volumes. Foxing and yellowing to pages. ... (Truncated), First. Condition: Good+. Most title labels on spine missing or very damaged. 2 library stickers on each spine. Spine cover cracked or peeling on four of the volumes. Vellum is ripped across the board on one of the volumes. Foxing and yellowing to pages. NO marks to individual plates, which are quite clean.. 8 volumes. Pale vellum with gilt stamped decoration. Oversize (approx 45 cm. tall). 850 engraved plates (some foldout plates). From private collection of Gorham Manufacturing with label on front pastedown from Gorham MFG Co Silversmiths. Very heavy set (nearly 100 pounds) and will require extra postage. The Vatican, described and illustrated by Erasmo Pistolesi, with outline drawings by the painter Camillo Guerra. Illustrates the floor plans as well as architectural details of Vatican buildings, including ornaments, frescoes, paintings, and statues.

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        KREUTH. "Bad Kreuth". Blick von Nordosten über die Weissach auf die Kuranstalt, im Hintergrund die Berge, vorne ein Jäger mit Gemse auf dem Rücken.

      - Altkolorierte Lithographie von Gustav Kraus, um 1829, 28 x 41 cm. Pressler 186/I; Lentner 8599. - Mit der zusätzlichen Bildunterschrift: "Diese Heilanstalt verdankt der väterlichen Vorsorge für die leidende Menschheit, ihre jetzige grossartige Gestaltung, Seiner Majestaet dem höchstseeligen König Maximilian Joseph von Bayern". - In den weißen Rändern leicht fleckig, im oberen Bildbereich wenige, professionell retouchierte und hinterlegt Wurmlöchlein. Breitrandig, mit sehr feinem Altkolorit.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        Les vies des hommes illustres

      Emile frères 1829 - - Emile frères, Paris 1829, In-8 (12,5x21cm), 10 tomes en 10 volumes reliés. - Nouvelle édition de cette traduction de Ricard avec ses notes à la fin de chaque biographie. Une préface sur le traducteur. une vie de Plutarque par Ricard. Reliure en plein veau glacé chocolat d'époque signée Duplanil en queue du tome I. Dos à nerfs orné de 4 fers, de filets et de roulettes. Titre et tomaison dorés. Double frise d'encadrement à froid et double filets dorés d'encadrement sur les plats. Petits accidents et légers frottements d'usage, quelques coins émoussés et quelques très rares et pâles rousseurs sur un papier bien blanc. Très belle série, belle fraîcheur du papier. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] New edition of this translation Ricard with his notes at the end of each biography. A preface of the translator. a life of Plutarch by Ricard. Binding full glazed calf signed era chocolate Duplanis tail of Volume I. Back To nerves decorated with 4 chains, nets and casters. Title and volume number gilded. Double frieze framing cold and double gold frame nets on the boards. Light rubbing of use, some corners used and some very rare and pale foxing on a good white paper. Very nice series, nice fresh paper. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Travels in North America in Years 1827 and 1828, Vols 1-3

      Edinburgh: Cadell and Company, 1829Complete in three volumesEmail us via the Bailey Books seller homepage for a technical description and additional photos. Response within 24 hours. We provide swift and professional service.

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        Select Views in Greece, With Classical Illustrations

      London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, 1829. First edition.. Hardcover. Fine. 4to. Two volumes in one. Each volume has its own typeset title page,, and the engraved title for both is present at the beginning. Sixty-four full page, tissue guarded plates are present (complete). Finely bound in full crimson morocco. Spine in six compartments with raised bands, gilt titles, marbled endpapers. The plates are in fine condition and free from foxing. One plate has light foxing on the revere, not affecting the image, and the engraved title has light foxing. Each plate has tissue guards. One guard had a closed tear repaired at an early date with translucent glassine. Essentially a clean copy in a fine binding. Hugh William Williams, known as Grecian Williams, was a landscape painter, probably born in Devon but who spent most of his career in Scotland. In June 1816 Williams embarked on an extensive journey through Italy and Greece in the company of his friend and patron William Douglas. This journey provided Williams with the material for this title, his 'Travels in Italy' (1820), as well as numerous watercolors.

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        Hunting Recollections

      1829. first edition. ALKEN, Henry. Hunting Recollections. London: R. Ackermann, 1 January 1829. First edition. Oblong folio (14 1/8 x 16 7/8 inches; 360 x 427 mm.). Six fine hand-coloured etched plates, all heightened with gum arabic, and window-mounted in an album. Plate size approximately 10 1/4 x 13 inches. Bound without the letterpress title. Some very light browning and dust soiling to plate margins, the fourth plate with a small closed tear outside plate mark. Still a very fine set with the plates particularly well colored.Bound ca. 1930 at the Lakeside Press Chicago (stamp signed on rear turn-in) in quarter brown morocco over light green buckram boards ruled in gilt. Front cover with rectangular green morocco label ruled and lettered in gilt. Spine with four raised bands, ruled and lettered in gilt in compartments, green morocco title label. Housed in the original fleece-lined, light green buckram slipcase. With the bookplate of Joel Spitz on the front paste-down.Provenance: C.F.G.R. Schwerdt (purchased from his collection 15 March 1939). The Schwerdt set "This set is particularly well coloured. Siltzer, p.63, only gives details of the 1836 issue." (Schwerdt). Each plate has the series title "Hunting Recollections" engraved above the subject. The 'recollections' are actually the hunting witticisms which are recorded below each plate.Excessively rare with no copies at auction and none found in institutions worldwide.The plates:1. "Essex to wit." (January 1st, 1829).2. "There. I thought how 'twou'd be __ that e're Lord ha'n't half devil enough in him." (January 1st, 1829).3. "Push en sharp __ at it my Lord __ there be a h__l of a ditch a t'other side." (January 1st, 1829).4. "So much for your Pepper __ now I want it you turn out a top." (January 1st, 1829).5. "Ware' _ Horse __D__n these Hot Horses _ they are seldom worth more than a bunch of dog's meat after a ten minutes' burst." (January 1st, 1829).6. "By the Lord Harry my Chestnut Horse can almost fly." (January 1st, 1829).Schwerdt III, p. 4 (this copy; Mellon/Snelgrove 31; Siltzer p. 63 (1836 reissue only); Not in Tooley.

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        EL CIUDADANO ESTEVAN F. AUSTIN, EMPRESARIO, PARA INTRODUCIR EMIGRADOS ESTRANGEROS, EN LAS COLONIAS QUE LE TIENE, DESIGNADAS EL SUPREMO GOBIERNO DEL ESTADO DE COAHUILA Y TEXAS, POR LOS CONTRATOS CELEBRADOS ENTRE EL DICHO GOBIERNO Y EL MISMO AUSTIN

      [San Felipe de Austin, 1829. Small tear along old fold (slightly affecting a few letters of printed text). Else very good overall. In a half morocco and cloth box. A rare imprint from the San Felipe de Austin press of Godwin Brown Cotton This is effectively the earliest obtainable Texas imprint, since any earlier ones are only surmised or exist in a few copies in institutions. It is now extremely rare in the marketplace. The only recent sale of a copy was of a much inferior one, with loss on the top margin, which sold at Sotheby's in the Texas Independence Collection sale on June 18, 2004 for $30,000 including house premium., an original certificate of admission to Austin's colony. "These grants were the foundation of the colonization of Texas" - Streeter. This document reflects one of the four essential steps in the colonization process, being the empresario's certification stating that the immigrant (in this case a widow named Frances Manifee) had been admitted as a member of Austin's colony. The next step would be to present this certificate to the commissioner charged with issuing land titles in the Colony. This document is signed in manuscript by Samuel M. Williams, a close associate of Stephen F. Austin. Streeter refers to a similar form in his collection dated June 2, 1831, also signed by Samuel M. Williams. "For thirteen years Williams was Austin's lieutenant; he wrote deeds, kept records, and directed colonial activities during the empresario's absences" - NEW HANDBOOK OF TEXAS.

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        Arabia, Egypt, Abyssinia, Red Sea & c (grenzkoloriert). Aus: Thomson's New General Atlas 1814.

      Edinburgh, John Thomson & Co, 1829 - 74 x 82 cm, unter Passepartout, gerahmt u. vergoldet., 50 x 59 cm, Rückseitige Karte min. duchscheinend. Rahmen min. berieben. Diese spätere Ausgabe ohne die Angaben zum Stecher, dafür mit Follierung (Blatt Nr. 46). 6000 gr. Schlagworte: Reisen - Karten, Panoramen

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        Leitfaden zum Unterricht in der Artillerie für die Königlich Preußischen Brigade-Schulen dieser Waffe.

      Berlin., Reimer, 2. gänzlich umgearbeitete Ausgabe 1829. - Mit 10 gefalteten Kupfertafeln, XVI, 694 Seiten, 1 Blatt, roter Maroquineinband der Zeit mit Stehkanten, Deckel- und Rückenvergoldung sowie dreiseitigem Goldschnitt, 21,5 x 13 cm, Einband etwas berieben und angestaubt, innen leicht gebräunt. Umfangreiches Werk zum Gebrauch, Erhaltung und Lagerung von Artilleriewaffen beim Angriff auf Festungen, auf dem freien Feld und bei der Verteidigung.

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        COLLECTION DE MAMMIFÈRES DU MUSEUM D'HISTORIE NATURELLE DE PARIS; classà e suivant la mà thode de M. Cuvier.

      Ed. Chez Bance Ainà . ParÃs, 1829 - . 29 cm. 2 h., 58 pág., 1 h. y 55 lám. dibujadas por Huet y grabadas a color por Huet el joven. Enc. en media piel, nervios, hierros secos. Pequeña señal de humedad en el extremo inferior de las primeras hojas, sin afectar el texto. ZoologÃa. MamÃferos.

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        AMERICAN ORNITHOLOGY; OR THE NATURAL HISTORY OF THE BIRDS OF THE UNITED STATES. ILLUSTRATED WITH PLATES ENGRAVED AND COLOURED FROM ORIGINAL DRAWINGS TAKEN FROM NATURE

      New York & Philadelphia, 1829. Expertly bound to style in half red straight-grained morocco and period marbled boards, spines gilt. Very good. The second full edition of Wilson's work, with plates in their most desirable form. This is the most important work on American ornithology before Audubon. "Science would lose little if every scrap of pre-Wilsonian writing about United States birds could be annihilated" - Coues. The first edition of Wilson's life-work was published in nine volumes between 1808 and 1814. The present edition was prepared by Wilson's friend and colleague, George Ord, who improved the work textually by rearranging the work in a systematic order by species and by contributing an important "Sketch of the Author's Life" (pp.vii-cxcix in the first text volume) as well as numerous additional textual notes. He also notes in his preface to the first text volume that he arranged for the plates to be "carefully examined and retouched" by Alexander Lawson (the original engraver of most of the plates). Reading between the lines of Ord's preface, it is clear that he believed the plates in the present edition to be better than the first, and this is the current general view: it is noted in FINE BIRD BOOKS that "the plates [are] coloured better," and Wood writes: "The hand-colored drawings in the atlas are from the original copper plates, colored anew by pigments which seem to have been better quality than those used by Wilson. In the copy under notice, the colors are very fresh: those of the original are faded and in some cases quite disintegrated." In addition to the coloring, better quality paper was used in this edition, thus avoiding the foxing which almost inevitably mars the first. Thus, this edition is more desirable than the first.

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        Flora and Pomona; or, The British Fruit and Flower Garden; Containing Descriptions of the Most Valuable and Interesting Flowers and Fruits, Cultivated in the Gardens of Great Britain, with Figures Drawn and Coloured from Nature. Accompanied by a Concise Analysis of Their Botanical and Pomonological Character, Their Nature and Mode of Culture, Including a Definition of the Technical Terms Used in the Science of Botany, with Familiar Instructions for the Drawing and Colouring of the Fruits and Flowers

      London: Printed for Thomas Kelly, 1829. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+. Half calf and marbled paper, gilt-stamped lettering in black morocco spine label; 8vo (5.25 x 8.25 inches); with double-page colored frontispiece and 46 colored plates. Spine a little dry; spine, joints, and edges of boards a bit scuffed; some faint foxing here and there, but overall internally bright and clean. Plates are lovely, and colors remain true.

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        Iconographie et Histoire Naturelle des Coléoptères d'Europe.

      - Paris, Méquignon-Marvis, 1829-1836 (-1838). 5 volumes. 8vo (222 x 140mm). pp. xiv, 400; 407; 326; 486; 415, (i), with 270 beautifully handcoloured engraved plates. Contemporary uniform half green morocco, richly gilt empire style spines. A fine uniformly bound set of this beautifully illustrated French classic on European beetles. The first two volumes in their original issue of 1829-1830. The stock of the first 2 volumes was destroyed by fire and both volumes were reprinted in 1837. The last volume 5, which is mostly lacking was written by Ch. Aubé and must have been issued in a small number. P.F. Dejean was called 'the first great coleopterist'. Together with Boisduval, who was his private curator, he published the above work on European coleoptera. "The great name in coleopterology during the early nineteenth century was P.F.M.A. Dejean (1780-1845), with a career quite exceptional among entomologists; a general who rose to the title "pair de France" and served as Napoleon's first aide-de-champ in the battle of Waterloo. Dejean was an ardent collector and eventually in part by purchase, brought together the largest private insect collection of his time. He lost no opportunity to fetch rare specimens, which is amply evident from what was told about his somewhat unmilitary behaviour during raging war" (R.F. Smith a.o. History of Entomology pp. 125-6). Dejean added insects to his collection from the fields of Waterloo. His collection numbered 22,399 species in 1837. W. Junk in his 'Bibliographia Coleopterologica' Berlin 1912 item 789 offers a copy of this rare work at Reichsmark 100, which makes it one of the most expensive works in the catalogue. Some occasional light foxing.Provenance: Bookplate of J. Nègre.Nissen ZBI, 1062; Horn-Schenkling 4602. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        [COLLECTION OF FRENCH NAVIGATIONAL MANUSCRIPTS CONCERNING THE ANTILLES AND SURROUNDING AREA]

      [N.p. but probably Paris, 1829. The first two manuscripts in folio, the third in octavo. All, save the single-sheet map, in self-wrappers. Uniformly bright and clean. Very good. In a cloth clamshell case. An interesting early 19th-century assemblage of manuscripts concerning navigation near the Antilles and Venezuela. They are: 1) "Routier des Antilles, des Côtes de Terre Ferme et de Celles du Golfe de Mexique, Traduit de Espagnol...." Translated from the Spanish by ensign J.C. Chaucheprat, this manuscript offers a description of the Cartegena coast and lengthy navigational directions for entering Veracruz. A version of Chaucheprat's text was published as early as 1842. OCLC 17658994 (ref). 2) "Description de la Partie de la Côte Ferme Qui s'Étend Depuis la Pointe Espada Jusqu'à Carthagène...." Translated from a Spanish "derrotero," a type of sea chart, this manuscript offers navigational tips similar to the previous document, though here the emphasis is on various landmarks, including those near Salamanca and others. 3) "Description de la Côte de Caracas et des Îles Voisines, Depuis le Cap Codera Jusqu'à Celui de San Roman...." A collection of pithy descriptions of various locales in the Antilles, including Caracas, Aruba, Cape Codera, Curaçao, and others. 4) Manuscript Map of Madame Island. Executed in what was known as "Chinese ink," this map offers what is, essentially, a navigational chart for the waters surrounding the island, including various hazards and a scale. A delightful collection of maritime manuscripts, obviously executed with great care. Good evidence of the navigational sources with which French pilots were familiar.

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        Sämmtliche Schriften [kpl. in 108 Bänden, einheitlich gebunden in 54 Doppelbänden].

      Dresden u. Leipzig: Arnoldische Buchhandlung 1829 - Pro Band im Durchschnitt ca. 200 Seiten, insg. ca. 22.000 Seiten, Fadenheftung, Format 9 x 13 cm, private Halblederbände der Zeit. * Alle 108 Bände sind einheitlich gebunden mit Rückentiteln in Gold, schönen goldenen Zierleisten sowie mit zusätzlichen Blindprägungen. Marmorierte Vorsätze u. marmorierter Farbschnitt ringsum. Die 2. u. 3. Sammlung [=Serie] ist auf den Rückentiteln als solche gekennzeichnet (wie auch auf den Titelblättern). ERHALTUNG: Buchblöcke und Einbände sind fest zusammen, keine Einrisse an den Rückenkanten. Sehr frische und fleckenlose Exemplare, auch die Rückentitel vollständig u. nicht verblasst. Nur die Deckelbezüge sind manchmal gering beschabt. Andere Mängel nur ganz minmal. Sehr gute Papierqualität. Insgesamt eine sehr seltene vollständige Ausgabe in schöner einheitlicher Bindung und in Besterhaltung. INHALT DER 108 BÄNDE: Bd.1-4: Die Pappenheimer, 1.-4. Abtheilung / Bd. 5: Der Page des Herzogs von Friedland / Bd.6: Der Ring / Bd.7: (1) Ritterlicher Sinn; (2) Johannes [Einzelbände welche mehrere Erzählungen enthalten, jeweils mit eigenem Titelblatt, aber mit durchgehender Seitenzählung] / Bd.8: Fleurette`s Denkmal / Bd.9-13: Franz von Sickingen u. seine Zeitgenossen, 1.-5. Abtheilung / Bd.14: Die Jungfrau von Ornaes / Bd.15: (1) Das Asyl am Kynast; (2) Das Zigeunergrab / Bd.16: Die Schlacht von Marignano / Bd.17: (1) Die Lady von Mull; (2) Opfer der Untreue / Bd.18: Der Fall von Missolunghi / Bd.19: Die drei Wünsche / Bd.20: (1) Der Friedhof zu St. Sebaldus; (2) Das Turnier zu Eisenach / Bd.21-24: Mutius Sforza, 1.-4. Abtheilung / Bd.25: Der Findling / Bd.26: Johanna Lavil / Bd.27: Sängerliebe / Bd.28: Der Rezensent / Bd.29+30: Die Belagerung von Candia, 1.-2. Abtheilung / Bd.31: (1) Der Handorgelspieler; (2) Biondina / Bd.32: Vergeltung / Bd.33: Der Tag von Granson / Bd.34: (1) Des Waldhornisten Todtenfahrt; (2) Verwandlungen; (3) Julia Gonzaga / Bd.35: Der alte Troubadour / Bd.36: Die Vierhundert von Pforzheim. [ZWEITE SAMMLUNG:] Bd.1-4: Romantische Gemälde aus dem Leben Albrecht des Kriegers, Markgrafen von Brandenburg, 1.-4. Abtheilung / Bd.5: (1) Der Schwan - Norwegische Sage; (2) Der Myrthenkranz / Bd.6: Die seltsame Wette / Bd.7: Catharina Guzmann / Bd.8: Tschesme / Bd.9: (1) Die Flammengruft; (2) Das Mädchen im Hasli-Thale / Bd.10+11: Das Mädchen von Eßlingen, 1.+2. Theil / Bd.12: Der Papagei / Bd.13-15: Die Carrara, 1.-3. Theil / Bd.16: Die Blinde / Bd.17: Der Alte von Furnatsch / Bd.18: Der Herzog von Buckingham / Bd.19-20: Der Brauer von Gent, 1.-2. Abtheilung / Bd.21: Marie von Lancaster / Bd.22: Das Bild / Bd.23+24: Selim, 1.+2. Theil / Bd.25: Der Zweikampf / Bd.26: (1) Die Berennung von Hohentwiel; (2) Die Reise in die sächsische Schweiz / Bd.27: (1) Das Carnaval; (2) Ritter Franz / Bd.28: Schloß Rödelheim / Bd.29+30: Der Ordenbruder / Bd.31-34: Das Opfer, 1.-4. Theil / Bd.35+36: Die Günstlinge. [DRITTE SAMMLUNG:] Bd.1+2: Die Morisken, 1.+2. Abtheilung / Bd.3: Anna Groslot (mit Stahlstich) / Bd.4: Constanze von Clermont / Bd.5: (1) Der Rebell von Hoogstraten; (2) Der Truthahn / Bd.6: Jacques Poltrot / Bd.7+8: Karl der Neunte und die Bartholomäusnacht, 1.+2. Theil / Bd.9+11: Isabella von Limeuil, 1.-3. Theil / Bd.12: Die schöne Gabriele / Bd.13: (1) Die Schlacht von Jarnac; (2) Die Amazone von Miremont / Bd.14+15: Hans Waldmann, Bürgermeister von Zürich, 1.+2. Theil [plus] König Maximilian in Brügge / Bd.16: (1) Maria Offida; (2) St. Valliers / Bd.17+18: Der alte Guerillo von Granada, 1.+2. Theil / Bd.19: Das Mädchen von Beauvais / Bd.20+21: Scenen aus dem Leben König Christians II von Dänemark, 1.-2. Theil [plus] Der Mäcen / Bd.22: Die Nachbarn / Bd.23+24: Hedwig, Königin von Polen, 1.+2. Theil / Bd.25: Ein Abend im Louvre / Bd.26+27: Bilder und Scenen aus den Jugendjahren der Königin Maria Stuart, 1.+2. Theil / Bd.28+29: Der Norweger oder romantische Wanderung durch die Sächsische Schweiz, 1.+2. Theil / Bd.30: Die Herzogin von Cleveland / Bd.31+32: Die Rechberge, 1.+2. Theil / Bd.33+34: [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Promenade pittoresque par les lieux les plus intéressants de la Suisse et des pays limitrophes composée de cinquante vues en miniature (finement coloriées), dessinées et gravées par C. Bodmer, S. Corrodi et R. Bodmer.

      Zurich, F. S. Fussli (successeur de Keller & Fussli), 1829, - pt. in-12, oblong, brochure de 8 p. avec titre + 50 planches gravées (aquatinte, mises en couleurs) sur feuilles séparées avec tranches dorées (11 x 8.5 cm) + 2 feuilles vierges avec timbre de l?éditeur, emboîtage original, légèrement usé sur les bords, petite déchirure dans un coin, sinon bon état. Deuxième édition complète des 50 aquatintes exceptionnelles mises en couleurs à la main, gravées et dessinées par les frères Bodmer et S. Corrodi. Les magnifiques planches montrent plusieurs lieux touristiques de la Suisse, tels que: Chute du Rhin, Einsiedeln, Monument des Suisses à Lucerne, Hospice de N. D. à la neige au Rigi, L?Auberge du Rigi Kulm, Le Grutli, Le Pont du diable, L?Hospice au St- Gotthard, Les Iles Borromées, Glacier du Grindelwald, etc., etc. Comme la première édition de 1828, elle contient un livret de 8 pages avec la liste des planches. A noter que le graphiste, lithographe, dessinateur et peintre suisse Carl Bodmer accompagna en 1832 (âgé de 23 ans) le prince Maximilian zu Wied-Neuwied en Amérique du Nord, où il créa les célèbres lithographies des Indiens, très importantes pour toute recherche sur la culture américaine. Il est ainsi considéré aux Etats-Unis comme un ?great American painter? A son retour il s?installa à Paris et plus tard à Barbizon. C?est pourquoi il est aussi considéré comme un peintre français (de l?Ecole de Barbizon).Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. Lonchamp 2361; (cf. Lonchamp 1675, éd. de 1830); Krebser, Thun und seine Landschaft, 139; Helveticat - [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Deutschlands gef„hrlichste Giftpflanzen, mit erl„uterndem Texte, worin ihre Wirkungsart und die wirksamsten Hlfsmittel bei Vergiftungen angegeben sind, nebst einer leichtfaálichen Einleitung in die Pflanzenkunde.

      Stuttgart Fr Brodhag'sche Buchhandlung ; 1829 - EA; ca 36x24 cm; (4) 30 Textseiten plus 24 (22 kolorierte) lith. Tafeln; einfacher Halbledereinband um 1860 (Einband etwas bestoáen und berieben, Name auf Vorsatzblatt, Textseiten teils geringfgig fleckig, Tafeln meist im unteren Bereich [vom Bl„ttern finger-]fleckig, 2 Tafeln etwas st„rker, Tafel X mit als kolorierte Zeichnung erg„nzten Eckabriá; sonst gutes Exemplar) 0,000 gr. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Darstellung und Beschreibung der Arzneygewächse welche in die Neue Preussische Pharmacopöe aufgenommen sind. Erster Band. Nach natürlichen Familien geordnet u. erläutert von Joh. Fr. Brandt u. Jul. Theod. Christ. Ratzeburg unter Mitwirkung des ersten Verfassers. M. LV illuminirt. Kupfertaf.

      Berlin. auf Kosten der Verfasser bei A. Hirschwald in Comm, 1829. - mit 53 von 55 kolorierten Kupfertafeln, 4°. 26,6 x 23,2 cm. 86 (2) S., + 53 Kupfer Seiten, In gutem Zustand. der Einband stark berieben und bestoßen, beide Rückenkapitale mit kleinen Fehlstellen, größere Bezugsfehlstelle am Vorderdeckel, das Rückenschild unlesbar, die Vorsätze braunfleckig, der Textteil in den Rändern teils etwas braunfleckig, das erste Kupfer durch das vorgebundene braunfleckige Inhaltsverzeichnis ebenfalls betroffen, die Kupfer in den Rändern teils etwas finger- und braunfleckig, in schöner Kolorierung, insgesamt von guter Erhaltung. es fehlen die Tafeln 16 und 21 (Papaver Rhoeas und Arbutus Uva ursi). mit Dreiseitenfarbschnitt und Lederrückenschild, Hardcover in Halbleder, [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Portugal illustrated; in a series of letters by the Rev. W. M. Kinsey, B.D. fellow of Trinity College, Oxford; and chaplain to the right honourable Lord Auckland. Embellished with a map, plates of coins, vignettes, modinhas, and various engravings of costumes, landscape scenery, &c. Second Edition.

      published for the author, by Treuttel and Würtz, Treuttel Jun. and Richter, foreign booksellers to the King 1829 - 4º, (255/259x175mm.); con doble portada, la primera grabada, [4], XXXVIII, [2], 564 p.; Grabado al acero de Coimbra a doble hoja, mapa de Portugal igualmente a doble hoja, [22] h. de lám. en blanco y negro [18 paisajes, 2 retratos, 2 de monedas] y [10] p. de lám. con partituras; apéndice de [9] h. de lám. coloreadas a mano [tipos portugueses]; numerosas ilustraciones en el cuerpo.- Encuadernación del taller lisboeta Santos & Alves en medio marroquín rojo con papel marmoleado, con remate de lomera y puntas dorados a rueda; cantos redondeados; canto suprior tintado en rojo y resto sin desbarbar. Magnífico volumen, bien completo de todos los grabados y láminas, que no puede huir de la amenazante oxidación presente en todas las copias, fruto del tipo de papel y de las tintas empleadas en los grabados al acero, más evidente por la contrastante limpieza de los grabados coloreados a mano del apéndice, en otro papel y con otra ejecución.- Proc.: Ex-libris grabado de Freitas Simoes (1890-1972) (diseño de Antonio Lima, grabado por Antonio Paes Ferreira).- // Célebre y notable introducción a Portugal y descripción de sus especificidades, al éxito de la primera edición de 1828 siguió esta segunda, ampliada, el año siguiente. Su autor, clérigo, licenciado en Derecho, aunque no pudo evitar algunas erratas (ignoraba el idioma) y exageraciones literarias (en sus referencias a "Os Luisiadas" y a su comparación con la "Odisea"), es reconocido por haber hecho un acercamiento a lo portugués menos tendencioso, por no decir al margen de prejuicios, de lo que venía siendo habitual desde el siglo XVII.- Refs.: Foulche-Delbosc, 308B. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Fabeln. Zweite vermehrte Auflage mit einem Heft Zeichnungen von M(artin) Disteli.

      Sauerländer, Aarau 1829 - 2 Bde. 9 Bll.; 200, (4) S., mit 9 gestochenen Tafeln und einem gestochenen Titelblatt. Umschlag d.Zt.; Hldr. d.Zt., kl.8°; 8°, quer. Rümann 328. Textband in einem bedruckten Papierumschlag d. Zt. in Violett-Ton, das Tafelheft in einem zeitgenössischen Pappband mit blindgeprägtem Deckel und goldener Titel-Typographie sowie Lederrücken und Lederecken. Auf dem Deckel der Titel "M. Distilis [!] Umrisse zu A. E. Fröhlichs Fabeln". Illustrierte Bücher; Fabeln; Schweiz; 19. Jahrhundert; Karikatur; Helvetica; AMZ 2006; AMZ 2007; AMZ 2008. Sprache: Deutsch. 900 g. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Mémoires sur les Campagnes des Armées du Rhin et de Rhin-Et-Moselle, de 1792 jusqu?à la Paix de Campo-Formio / Resp. ?Atlas des Campagnes de Monsieur le Maréchal Gouvion St. Cyr depuis 1792 à 1813? (Rückentitel); i.e. Atlas des Cartes et Plans relatifs aux Campagnes (.) pendant les années 1792, 1793, 1794, 1795, 1796 et 1797.

      Paris, Anselin, libraire pour l?Art militaire 1829 / resp. 1828 (Atlas). - 4 vol. + 1 Atlas. Gr.-8° resp. Quer-Folio (43 x 59.5 cm). XCI, 340, IV (mit 2 gest. Faltkarten i. Text + 14 sep. Tabellenbll. in Bandschlaufe i. Anhang), resp. 2 Bll., 571, IV (4 Faltkarten i. Text + 10 sep. Tabellenbll.), resp. 2 Bll., 462, IV (Faltkarten 2?7 i. Text, Nr. 1 im Atlas + 14 sep. Tabellenbll.), resp. 2 Bll., 344, IV SS. (2 Faltkarten i. Text, 4 Tabellenbll.). Druck a. Büttenpapier. Relativ aufwendige HLdr.-Handeinbände d. 20. Jhs. in bibliophiler Manier mit bunt marmoriertem Deckelbezug u. vergold. Rückentitel, OBrosch.-Decken mit eingebunden. Schöne Vorsätze in handgemachtem, bunt gefiedertem Papier. Edition originale / Erste Ausgabe. Seiten unbeschnitten und teilw. unaufgeschnitten / pages en pleines marges et partiellement non rognées. Seitenränder etwas angestaubt, innen unterschiedlich etwas stockfleckig, die Karten gebräunt. Alters- u. Lagerungs-, weniger eigentliche Gebrauchsspuren. Gesamthaft gutes, weitgehend sauberes und sehr gepflegtes Exemplar. ? ATLAS ohne Titel/Impressum, mit 38 gest. (Falt-) Karten. HLdr. d.Zt. (rot; min. berieben u. bestossen) mit vergold. Rückentitel u. Deckelbordüren, geriefelter lamin. Deckelbezug. Karten unterschiedlich etwas stockfleckig (davon 2 bis 3 mehr), die Darstellungen wenig bis kaum beeinträchtigt. Alters-, Lagerungs- u. etwas Dislokations-, weniger eigentliche Gebrauchsspuren. Gesamthaft grossenteils recht sauberes, relativ gutes Exemplar. BNF: nos. FRBNF33992994 et FRBNF33992995 (avec resp. sans atlas); cfr. Graesse. ? Atlas-Titelvariante nach COPAC (u.a. für Oxford: ?[8] p., XV [15] folded leaves of plates?) u. SWB. Es findet sich in Bibliotheken allerdings kein Titel-Belegexemplar für einen wie im vorliegenden Fall bis 1813 reichenden Atlas. Möglicherweise handelt es sich um eine Unikat-ähnliche Sammlung von (Atlas-) Blättern zu den Werken Gouvion St.-Cyrs (jedoch ohne den Katalonienfeldzug von 1808/1809). Deren 15 (+1 aus Vol. 3) Karten reichen in einer ersten Partie, die den Themenbereich der Textbände abdeckt, von einer Übersichtskarte ?du pays entre le Rhin, la Moselle et la Sarre [.] 1792[?1795]? und der ?Carte du pays situé entre Nothweiler et Bondenthal [. Sept./Oct.] 1793? bis zu den Plänen von Kehl und Huningue (Hüningen) 1796/1797 sowie einer Übersichtskarte von Schwaben und teilw. Bayern ?Carte de la Souabe et d?une partie de la Bavière [.] 1796? Daran anschliessend finden sich in der zweiten Partie 23 Pläne und Karten für die Revolutions- und napoleonischen Feldzüge der Jahre 1799?1813 (davon je 5 zu den italienischen Feldzügen mit Plänen von Novi und Bosco, resp. zum Russlandfeldzug von 1812 mit Übersichtskarten und Plänen von Polotsk (od. Polazk, Polozk, Polotzk) : von einem ?Plan du Champ de Bataille de Liptingen, le 24 et 15 Mars 1799? bis zur ?Carte des Environs de Dresde, Pour servir à l?intelligence des opérations d?une partie de la Grande Armée pendant la Campagne de Saxe en 1813? und einem ?Plan de Dresde et de ses Environs, Pour servir à l?intelligence des mouvemens du 14.e Corps commandé par le Maréchal Gouvion St. Cyr, les 26, 27 Août et 17 Octobre 1813? Die fein gestochenen Karten auf relativ schwerem Kupferdruckpapier sind durchwegs in recht kräftigen Abzügen gedruckt. ? Die sep. Tabellen sind Etatblätter zu den verschiedenen Einheiten und damit bedeutende spezifische militärgeschichtliche Quellen zur Rhein-Armee. ?? Bedeutendes dokumentarisches Werk zum monographischen kriegs- und militärhistorischen Profil dieser besonderen französischen Heeresabteilung und ihres Einsatzes in den Gebieten hauptsächlich im deutschen Raum östlich der französischen Grenze. ? Der Text behandelt dem Titel entsprechend konsequent nur die Aktionen und Operationen der französischen Rhein- resp. Rhein-Mosel-Armee im Rahmen des Ersten Koalitionskrieges (1792?1797). Der Feldzug in Oberitalien unter dem Kommando von Napoleon (von der Eroberung der Lombardei bis zum Frieden von Campo Formio im Oktober 1797) erscheint nur insofern, als aus dieser Einheit Truppen nac [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        The Complete Poetical Works of Coleridge, Shelley, and Keats. Complete in One Volume

      A. and W. Galignani, 1829 Collection of three great Romantic poets Contains many poems published for the first time as it is the first collected edition of both Shelley and Keats, and Coleridge's second collected edition. Beautiful engravings on the frontispiece. Published by A. and W. Galignani. Full leather binding has small splits at top and bottom of spine, edge wear, minor scratches, minor scuffs, rubbed/slightly bumped/slightly frayed corners, rubbed/slightly chipped spine, slightly sunned. Front hinge very slightly cracked. Has owner's bookplate inside front cover (we'll come back to that). There is another tipped in inscription by a different owner on a front free end page and a short gift inscription on the half-title page. A few pages with small chips. Foxing to pages. Small dampstain markings at margins/edges. This book was once owned by the Reverand Frederick Watkins, an English Anglican Clergyman who was also the H.M. Inspector of Schools from 1841-1873 and was also a school friend of Charles Darwin, with whom he corresponded. This is an important work in nice condition. . First Edition. Full-Leather. Very Good-.

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        Ansicht der Commun Gebäude in Potsdam am 13ten July 1829.

      - kol. Lithographie n. Eduard Gaertner, 1829, 22,5 x 39 Nicht bei Giersberg /Schendel. Drescher / Kroll, Nr. 418. - Sehr seltene Ansicht, entstanden während des Festes "Der Zauber der Weissen Rose" durch Eduard Gärtner ( 2.6.1801 - 22.2. 1877 ). Anlaß des Festes war der Geburtstag der Kaiserin Alexandra Feodorowna von Rußland. Blick über die Communs zum Neuen Palais, im Vordergrund die Spitze des Festzuges. Vor den Communs und auf den Treppen des Neuen Palais tausende von Menschen.

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        Samling af 49 af 50 smaae Landkort i Træsnit til Brug for Skolerne på Landet. [Collection of 49 of 50 small maps in woodcut for the use of the schools in the country].

      1829 1829 - Uden sted / No place 1829. 49 randkolorerede træskårne træsnit. Uindbundet i samtidigt papiromslag. Uden titelblad.49 edge-handcoloured maps cut in wood. Unbound in contp. papercover. No titlepage. * Det ældste danske skoleatlas. S.E. Holm, der var skolelærer, bekostede selv trykning og udgivelse af værket. Atlaset kom i flere udgaver, der hver gang blev udvidede. Værket blev først og fremmest til for at give fattige landsbybørn en forestilling om geografien. Han blev afskediget i 1814 efter at have kastreret sig selv for ikke at få flere børn. Værket er udført fra 1819-29. Bibl. Dan. II, 391. Mangler kortet over det sydvestlige Jylland (Haderslev - Tønder).The oldest danish atlas published by a danish school teacher Holm, who himself paid for printing and publishing the atlas. His main purpose was to give the poor village-children an idea about geography, and it was published in more and each time enlarged editions. The teacher was in 1814 fired after having castrated (!) himself to avoid having more children. The atlas was being made from 1819-29. Missing the map of the south-west part of Jutland.

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        Storia dell'arte dimostrata coi monumenti dalla su decadenza nel IV secolo fino al suo risorgimento nel XVI

      per I Fratelli Giachetti. 1829 Prato. 423 cm. 6 tomos en 5 volumenes. Encuadernación en tapa dura artesanal con lomo estampado. Seroux d'Agincourt. Giachetti Fratelli. imp . Un tomo con le lomo rasgado parcialmente. Cubierta deslucida. (=366453=) Ver imagen

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        The Fortunate Union, a Romance,: translated from the Chinese original, with notes and illustrations. To which is added, a Chinese tragedy.

      London: Oriental Translation Fund 1829 - John Francis Davis, 1795-1890, British diplomat and Sinologist, first went to Canton in 1813 where he learned Chinese. He served as translator with the Amherst Mission of 1816, and became the second Governor of Hong Kong in 1844. His translation of this late Ming novel became popular amongst the foreign community in the early nineteenth century. Cordier 1756; Morrison I, 220; Lust 1098; not in Lowendahl A very good set bound in twentieth century half calf, minor spotting to prelims. Almost imperceptable library blind stamp on title of first volume. First edition Two volumes, pp.xxiv,258, frontis, errata leaf; vi, 262, map,errata leaf.

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        Beauties of the North of Devon

      Geo. Rowe, Seville Cottage, Mount Radford, Exeter 1829 - c. 1829. 12 lithographs. Variant of 'Abbey Scenery' 124 (cover illustrated), which lists 10 lithographs. This copy also has the 'Barnstaple' plate present in 'Abbey Scenery' 121, and the plate 'Watermouth' not listed at either. Some of the plates include Coindet's name. 121= JA3509; 124 = JA3591. Lightly foxed throughout [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Pl II. Yellow-billed Cuckoo. Coccyzus Carolinensis. Plant Powaw Porceliatrilopa from The Birds of America

      Edinburgh:: Audubon, John James,, 1829.. Double Elephant Folio. . Fine original hand-colored copperplate engraving of the second state of the Plate # II from John James Audubon's Magnum Opus The Birds of America. J. Whatmann Turkey Mill 1826 watermark. Plate mark 21 1/8 x 26 5/8. Sheet size 24 3/4 x 30 1/8 inches. Engraved by W.H. Lizars, Edin. Audubon originally and erroneously classified the bird, and thus titled, the first state of the Plate # II Black-Billed Cuckoo, Coccyzus Erythrophthalmus. Subsequently, the bird was reclassified and the text was corrected. The second state of Plate #II shows the proper taxonomy of the bird corrected in fine manuscript. One of the superior 10 plates of the Birds of America engraved by William Lizars for the Double Elephant Folio Edition. Handsomely custom framed in 3" black/ gilt moulding. Sized to 39 x 34 inches.

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        Physiologie du goût ou Méditations de Gastronomie Transcendante

      1829. relié. Bon état. Paris, Chez A. Sautelet et Cie Libraires, 1829. 2 volumes In-8, reliure demi-toile orange, dos lisse à pièce de titre, couvertures et dos conservés, tome 1: 419 ; tome 2 : 432 p., 2 frontispices de Henry Monnier. Rousseurs éparses. Cet éditeur fut le premier à éditer publier ce texte anonymement à compte d?'auteur en 1826. Ce texte est le plus célèbre écrit français sur les plaisirs de la table. Brillat-Savarin qui mourut deux mois après sa publication, ne sut jamais que son ouvrage allait jouir d?'une telle popularité. Vicaire, 116-117 ; Bitting, p. 60.; Oberlé, 144 ; Simon, p. 218.

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        A View of the Constitution of the United States

      1829. Used to Justify Secession Rawle, William [1759-1836]. A View of the Constitution of the United States of America. Philadelphia: Philip H. Nicklin, Law Bookseller, 1829. viii, [9]-349 pp. Octavo (8-3/4" x 5-1/2"). Contemporary sheep, rebacked in period style retaining lettering piece. Moderate rubbing and a few light scuffs to boards, corners bumped and worn. Moderate toning, occasional foxing and faint dampstaining. Early owner signature to front free endpaper, interior otherwise clean. A handsome copy of an important work. * Second edition. Rawle's treatise is one of the earliest works on the United States Constitution, and one of the most important. This text is significant also because it suggests that states have a right to secede from the Union. As Cohen observes, the popularity of this text, which was used at West Point and other schools throughout the country, "is generally considered to have influenced the leaders and supporters of the Confederacy, although in fact Rawle opposed secession." Cohen, Bibliography of Early American Law 2894.

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        REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE OF THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES, WITH WHICH THE SENATE CONCURRED, JANUARY 20, 1829. Messrs. Johnson, of Kentucky, Ellis, Tyler, Johnson, of Louisiana, and Silsbee, the Committee on Post Offices and Post Roads, to which had been referred various petitions remonstrating against the Transportation and Delivery of the Mails on the SABBATH, Report:-- [followed by 14 paragraphs of dense text printed in three columns, each separated by a thin rule].

      Baltimore (MD): Wm. Wooddy, printer, (1829). Broadside printed on silk (backed with linen), 51 1/2 x 40 cm. , employing several sizes and styles of type, the entire text and illustration enclosed within a wide ornamental border. The printer William Woody (ca.1788-1863) was active as a printer in Maryland from about 1817; he had served in the War of 1812 as a lieutenant in the Maryland militia (obituary in the Baltimore Daily Gazette, 26 August 1863). Not in Threads of History. Several other versions of this broadside exist; however, we have been unable to find another copy from this printer on either OCLC or in "American Imprints," and none mentioning the illustration of the mail coach. Some light fraying in left and right margins and upper right corner, not touching the decorative border, remains of old glue residue on verso along one side, just a touch of rubbing to border in two spots where the broadside was once folded, one pinhole size spot, affecting a letter or two of text. A bright clean example of a rare broadside, excellent for exhibition. Folded. (#6212) The subject of mail delivery on Sundays was hotly debated in Congress for nearly twenty years (1810-1830), as the post office handled and carried the mail seven days a week during this period. Petitions by various religious groups over these years requested that such work on Sundays be terminated. The text of this Senate report is a distillation of the controversy, and clearly takes the committee's opinion that a Congressional act halting mail delivery on the Sabbath, for religious reasons, would be contrary to the principles of the Constitution. "We are aware that a variety of sentiment exists among the good citizens of this nation, on the subject of the Sabbath day, and our government is designed for the protection of one as much as for another. The Jews, who, in this country are as free as Christians, and entitled to the same protection for the laws, derive their obligation to keep the Sabbath day [on Saturday] … with these different views, the committee are of the opinion that Congress cannot interfere … our government is a civil, and not a religious institution … the transportation of the mail on the first day of the week, it is believed, does not interfere with the rights of conscience. The petitioners for its discontinuance appear to be actuated by a religious zeal which may be commendable, if confined to its proper sphere; but they assume a position better suited to an ecclesiastical than to a civil institution. They appear, in many instances to lay it down as an axiom, that the practice is a violation of the law of God. Should Congress, in legislative capacity, adopt the sentiment, it would establish the principle, that the Legislature is a proper tribunal to determine what are the laws of God. It would involve a legislative decision in a religious controversy; and on a point in which good citizens may honestly differ in opinion, without disturbing the peace of society, or endangering its liberties. If this principle is once introduced, it will be impossible to define its bounds. Among the religious persecutions with which almost every page of modern history is stained, no victim ever suffered, but for the violation of what government denominated the law of God. To prevent a similar train of evils in this country, the Constitution has wisely withheld from our government the power of defining the Divine Law. It is a right reserved to each citizen; and while he respects the rights of others, he cannot be held amenable to any human tribunal for his conclusions." The head of the committee in the Senate, Richard Johnson (ca. 1780-1850) of Kentucky, was praised for this landmark report; his political rise, to nomination as Martin Van Buren's vice-president, followed. Sunday mail delivery continued until after the Civil War, when rapid delivery of news became more a function of modern technology than seven-day a week diligence.

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        ANATOMIE PATHOLOGIQUE DU CORPS HUMAIN

      Paris: J. B. Baillière, 1829. FIRST EDITION IN BOOK FORM, bound from the original parts n. Hardcover. One of the Great Works of Gross Anatomy,With Impressive Giant Folio Colored Plates. 486 x 337 mm (19 1/8 x 13 1/4"). Two volumes. FIRST EDITION IN BOOK FORM, bound from the original parts. Contemporary marbled boards backed with recent calf, raised bands flanked by gilt fillets, black morocco labels. WITH 231 LITHOGRAPHED PLATES (two folding) OF WHICH 167 ARE IN COLOR (many heightened with gum arabic), later tissue guards. Garrison and Morton 2286; "Heirs of Hippocrates" 863; Norman 538. Corners and edges somewhat rubbed with some loss of paper (as expected with large picture books), text with variable foxing (persistent, but usually light, never severe, and principally confined to margins), a handful of black and white plates with moderate spotting, additional small defects internally, otherwise quite a commendable copy of a book always found foxed, browned, and worse, our volumes solidly restored now, the spines unworn, and the text and remarkable plates with no fatal condition problems. Garrison & Morton declares that "the fine illustrations of gross anatomy [seen here] make this one of the greatest works of its kind." The inaugural professor of pathological anatomy in Paris, anatomist and pathologist Jean Cruveilhier (1791-1874) provided in the present work the first description of multiple sclerosis, and an early description of Cruveilhier's palsy. Hypertrophic pyloric stenosis and ulceration of the stomach due to hyperacidity were also described for the first time here. In "Doctrine of the Nerves," John A. Spillane called Cruveilhier "the prince of physician-pathologists" and this work a "treasure chest of neurology." "Heirs of Hippocrates" notes that "this atlas contains some of the finest illustrations of gross pathology ever made." The plates were done by anatomical illustrator Antoine Chazal (1793-1854), a French painter, engraver, art teacher at Muséum national d'histoire naturelle, and great-uncle of Paul Gauguin. This work was originally issued in 40 parts at nine francs each over a period of 13 years. The parts were ultimately bound together into two volumes, as here, in a print run that, based upon the subscriber's list, was likely just more than 400 copies. While no stranger to auction rooms, the book--a practical reference book heavily used by professionals--is all too often found with missing plates and/or parts, and in condition that leaves much to be desired.

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        [GEORGIA BAPTIST ASSOCIATION] MINUTES OF THE GEORGIA ASSOCIATION [later GEORGIA BAPTIST ASSOCIATION]

      An extraordinary 31-year uninterrupted run of the transactions of the Georgia Baptist Association from its annual conferences, 1829-1859. 31 volumes, all 8vo, all either self-wrappers, stitched, or original printed wrappers (some later issues lacking outer printed wrappers), most untrimmed, most of 16 pages. Places of printing include Augusta (1829-1831 and 1856-1859), Washington, (1832-1840), and Penfield (1841-1855). The De Renne Catalogue describes only eight of the pamphlets in this collection (1841, 1843-1845, 1847-1848, 1851, and 1857). The issues for 1829 and 1834 lack title pages and a few early issues lack their stitching; otherwise a very good lot, all quite scarce in trade. List of individually described pamphlets available on request.

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