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        Corpus Juris Civilis quo Jus Universum Justinianeum Comprehenditur

      Heredes Sebastiani Bottae 1829 - (TAM2) - Aug. Taurinorum - 2 Tomos - Instituciones, Digesto, Novelas, Codex. - Contiene 1647 y 1286 columnas, siendo cada página a doble columna - Fina encuadernación en medio cuero becerro con puntas de las tapas cubiertas del mismo material - Hojas levemente oscurecidas - Muy buen estado

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        The History of Little Henry and His Bearer

      London - F. Houlston and Son, 1829 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A nice copy of Mary MarthaSherwood's popular childrens' book. Twenty-Fifth Edition. With frontispiece and additional illustrated title. The History of Little Henry and his Bearer (1814) was written by Mary Martha Sherwood. It was continuously in print for 70 years after its initial publication and was translated into French, German, Spanish, Hindustani (1814; 1873), Chinese, Marathi (1853), Tamil (1840), and Sinhalese. Telling the story of a young British boy who, on his deathbed, converts Boosy, the Indian man who has taken care of him throughout his childhood, the book is dominated by imperialistic and evangelical themes. Sherwood's tale blends the realistic with the sentimental and introduces her readers to Hindustani words and descriptions of what she felt was authentic Indian life. Mary Martha Sherwood (ne Butt) (6 May 1775 22 September 1851) was a prolific and influential writer of children's literature in 19th-century Britain. She composed over 400 books, tracts, magazine articles, and chapbooks. Condition: In decorative full calf binding. Externally very good, just a little shelfwear. Front hinge has been reinforced. Internally, firmly bound. Bright and clean throughout with just the odd spot or ink blot. Foxing to frontis and illustrated title. Copperplate ink signature to front free-endpaper dated 1834. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED.

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      [Np, but probably Paris. ca. ]. 1829 - Three manuscripts. 13; 17; 17pp. plus manuscript map. 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.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana]
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        Travels in Turkey, Egypt, Nubia, and Palestine, in 1824, 1825, 1826, and 1827.

      Henry Colburn, London 1829 - "First edition, 8vo, 2 volumes; handcolored frontispiece portrait in vol. I showing the author in "Syrian costume;" a very good set in contemporary calf and marbled boards, rebacked, the covers with some rubbing, the fore and bottom edges untrimmed. "Madden writes in this epistolary work of harems, slave markets, religion, crime and punishment, politics, and numerous other subjects as well as medicine, and in his preface describes the difficulties encountered by a traveler to the East whose fate has been 'to have been taken for a spy in Syria, to have endangered my life in Candia, for refusing to administer poison, to have been shot at in Canea twice, and once on the Nile, by Turkish soldiers--to have been accused of changing the fragments of a broken statue into gold at Thebes--to have been charged with sorcery in Nubia and to have been a captive with Greek pirates, for wearing a long beard, when taken in a vessel bearing Turkish property'" (Blackmer sale catalogue, 801). This set from the library of Sir Merton Russell-Cotes (1835-1921), with his bookplate on the front pastedown of each volume. One of Bournemouth's most prominent citizens, Russell-Cotes served as its mayor from 1894 to 1895 and donated his substantial art collections and stately home to the city. His bookplates picture "Ye Mayor of Bournemouth" in the full regalia of his office." [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books (ABAA / ILAB)]
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        Sixty Five Plates of Shipping and Craft

      Privately Printed 1829 - Brown embossed boards, minor edgewear, restored spine, brown cloth with gilt title, replaced fep, rep. Dated on title page 1829, but 1831 edition with additional plates. Some minor foxing or smudges to a few margins. All plates are very good. Shipping and Craft Additional Plates listed on last page. Excellent resource by master of Marine art, Edward Willam Cooke 1811- 1880 Very Rare, OCLC lists 39 copies held worldwide. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Open Door Books]
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        Travels in Turkey, Egypt, Nubia, and Palestine, in 1824, 1825, 1826, and 1827.

      Henry Colburn, New Burlington Street., London. 1829 - Two volumes, xvi, 401pp.1, 1adverts. viii, 398pp, 1adverts. aquatint coloured frontispiece of the Author in Syrian costume. 8vo. rebacked half calf marbled boards. occasional light foxing a Very Good Set. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: HALEWOOD AND SONS ABA ILAB. est.1867]
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        Vocabolario universale italiano compilato a cura della società tipografica Tramater e C. - voll. 1-7

      Tramater 1829-1830-1834-1835-1838-1840, Napoli - in 4°, mezza pergamena, pp. XXIV-726+LXVII-830+XXVI-891+711+XXI-902+XXI-902+698+535, titoli in oro a due tasselli in pelle applicati al dorso, piatti rivestiti di carta marmorizzata con scoloriture e tracce d'uso, segni di usura marginali alle legature. Fioriture e bruniture sparse.- vol. 1: anno 1829, segni di piega alle prime cinque pagine, ultime quattro pagine sciolte, piatto posteriore staccato, con relative mancanze e lievi strappi alle cerniera posteriore. Cerniera anteriore con lievi mancanze.- vol. 2: anno 1830, esemplare privo della carta di guardia anteriore, segni di piega all'occhiello, due carte allentate, gora d'acqua al margine inferiore di tutto il volume, lieve strappo alla cerniera posteriore.- vol. 3: anno 1834, lievi strappi alla cerniera anteriore e mancanze ai piatti, lieve gora d'acqua al margine inferiore di tutto il volume.- vol. 4: anno 1834, lieve strappo alla cerniera posteriore, gora d'acqua al margine inferiore di tutto il volume, quattro carte allentate.- vol. 5: anno 1835, minima mancanza al piatto anteriore, lieve gora d'acqua al margine inferiore di tutto il volume.- vol. 6: anno 1838, lieve mancanza al piatto anteriore.- vol. 7: anno 1840, lieve gora d'acqua al margine inferiore, lieve macchia di inchiostro al taglio inferiore.I volumi superano i 13 kg.I libri, se non sono riportati difetti, sono da intendersi in buono/ottimo stato. The books are to be considered in good/excellent conditions if are not reported defects.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Borgolungo]
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        Storia di Catania sino alla fine del secolo XVIII con la descrizione degli antichi monumenti ancora esistenti e dello stato presente della città del professore Francesco Ferrara

      Lorenzo Dato, Catania 1829 - in 8° - pp.VIII + 573 + 3 - Mezza pergamena - Fori di tarlo al taglio inferiore, lievi abrasioni al dorso, lievissime fioriture, piccole mancanze al frontespizio senza alcuna perdita di testo - Rara edizione originale di questa ottima e documentata storia della citta' di Catania da prima della conquista greca fino al termine del XVIII sec.Attraverso le dominazioni a cui fu assoggettata: greca, romana, ostrogota, bizantina, musulmana, francese e spagnola.Suddivisa in quattro parti l'opera narra oltre alle vicende storiche, delle bellezze architettoniche, iscrizioni e medaglie, storia letteraria, clima, commercio, istituzioni educative e religiose etc.Ferrara (detto il Plinio di Sicilia, 1767-1850), amico dello Spallanzani, fu socio delle maggiori accademie scientifiche europee ed uno dei più attenti studiosi della storia e scienziato - Libro usato Mira, I 349 -351; Fossati Bellani 4055; Borroni II, 4843 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antica Libreria Srl]
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        A Parliamentary Game of Shuttlecock.

      T. McLean 26 Haymarket,, London: 1829 - Satirical cartoon published May 1829, satirizing the British Parliament and the Irish constituents of Mr. O'Connell in his attempt to take his seat. His electors were the forty-shilling freeholders now disenfranchised. He is seen astride a badminton shuttlecock about to be swatted back over to Ireland by the Speaker, with Wellington looking on and Lord Angeles. See BM Satires No. 15761. The Irish electorate is pictured as a crowd dressed in green, also holding badminton rackets, on the opposite shore. 9 3/8 x 13 1/4" with very small margins, tipped onto a larger sheet, with the actual name of the satirized person penciled below in an early hand. Very fresh period hand color. Very crisp.

      [Bookseller: Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints, ABAA]
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      1829 - A Paris, chez J.-G. Dentu, 1829. Trois volumes in-8 (142 X 216) demi-maroquin violine, dos quatre nerfs ornés de filets perlés et sertis de filets dorés, auteur, titre et tomaison dorés, fleuron doré dans les compartiments (reliure de l'époque) ; TOME I : faux-titre, titre, CVII pages (préface), 398 pages ; TOME II : faux-titre, titre, 662 pages, 1 feuillet (errata) ; TOME III : faux-titre, titre, 621 pages, 3 pages non chiffrées (catalogue éditeur). EDITION ORIGINALE. Cet ouvrage très complet couvre le sujet depuis les poursuites et confiscations exercées contre les Albigeois en 1178 jusqu'à l'abolition de l'Inquisition par ordonnance de Louis XV en 1772. Il donne, en dernière partie, un tableau chronologique des évènements relatifs à l'Inquisition, ainsi qu'un index des noms et lieux cités. Les récits atroces de cette Histoire furent largement repris dans bien d'autres ouvrages, en particulier celui de Joseph Hansen sur la sorcellerie au Moyen Âge, "Sources and investigations regarding the history of obsessive belief in witches and witch hunts in the middle ages", qui devint à son tour une référence. Au bout du compte, les ouvrages de Lamothe-Langon furent à l'origine d'une part importante des "connaissances" du XXe siècle sur l'Inquisition, la sorcellerie, la torture et la jurisprudence médiévale. Cet ouvrage était supposé se baser sur des archives encore jamais exploitées du diocèse de Toulouse, mises à la disposition de l'auteur par l'évêque Hyacinthe Sermet. En fait Norman Cohn a démontré que l'auteur, romancier populaire et non historien, a falsifié l'histoire en décrivant des procès en masse de sorcières à Toulouse au XIIIe siècle. (Bibliothèque Frédéric et Anne MAX, N°390 ; Norman Cohn, Europe's Inner Demons, pp. 127-138). Dos des reliures uniformément passés, rousseurs éparses, restauration à un nerf du premier volume, néanmoins AGREABLE EXEMPLAIRE de cet ouvrage RARE. NICE COPY. PICTURES AND MORE DETAILS ON REQUEST. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        A History of the Protestant Reformation in England and Ireland; showing how that Event has impoverished the main Body of the People in those Countries; and containing a List of the Abbeys, Priories, Nunneries, Hospitals, and other religious Foundations in England and Wales and Ireland, confiscated, seized on, or alienated, by the Protestant "reformation" Sovereigns and Parliaments . in a series of letters addressed to all sensible and just Englishmen. In two Volumes.

      Published by the Author ., London 1829 - With Cobbett's autograph dedication addressed to Pope Pius VIII: 'To His Holiness Pope Pius the Eighth. The present head of that holy church under the influence of which England enjoyed so many ages of plenty freedom happiness and renown this new edition of the history of the Protestant Reformation is dedicated by and in the handwriting of His Holinesses Most Humble Servant William Cobbett. Kensington [1?]0 May 182.'A History of the Protestant Reformation describes at great length the means employed by the state to dispossess the English poor, beginning with the crown's appropriation of church lands during the Reformation. It first appeared in two parts (1824-7) was a bestseller and was several times reprinted, including in this second edition (preceded by at least one stereotyped reprint). Cobbett had enthusiastically espoused the cause of Catholic emancipation; his autograph dedication to the Pope apparently appears in more than one copy. 8vo (231 × 125 mm), pp. [512;432]. Title soiled, torn and repaired, several subsequent leaves with small tears, repaired at gutter. Contemporary calf, rebacked, new endpapers. Cobbett's presentation inscription to verso of title, date just cropped at left hand margin.

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        Schloß Bellevue, "Das Dampfschiff mit der Aussicht nach Bellevue. Le bateau a vapeurs, et la perspective de Bellevue".

      . in blau und schwarz gedrucktes Aquatinta v. ( Laurens et Dietrich n. Calau ) b. Wittich in Berlin, 1829, 12,6 x 17,3. Kiewitz 296; Ernst, Calau, Nr. 162. - Blick über die Spree zum Schloß Bellevue. Im Vordergrund das erste in Deutschland fertig gestellte Dampfschiff, die "Prinzessin Charlotte".

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        Otto Suhr Allee, "Die Berliner Straße in Charlottenburg - Rue de Berlin a Charlottenburg".

      . Aquatinta v. Laurens et Thiele n. Calau b. Wittich in Berlin, 1829, 12,2 x 17,2. Kiewitz 314; Ernst, Calau 183. - Blick von der Höhe des heutigen Ernst Reuter Platzes durch die Otto Suhr Allee zum Charlottenburger Schloß.

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        Der Opernplatz. La place l'Opera.

      . in blau und schwarz gedrucktes Aquatinta v. (Laurens et Dietrich n. Calau ) b. Wittich in Berlin, 1829, 12,5 x 17,2. Kiewitz 301; Ernst, Calau, Nr. 161. - Blick von der Universitätsstraße zum Opernplatz m. d. Hedwigskirche im Hintergrund, links die Oper, rechts ein Teil der königl. Bibliothek. - Die Ansicht ohne Angabe von Stecher und Zeichner.

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        Das Königliche Schloss in Charlottenburg. Le chateau Royal de Charlottenbourg.

      . Aquatinta v. Meyer et Dietrich n. Delkeskamp b. Wittich in Berlin, 1829, 12,5 x 17. Ernst, Delkeskamp, Nr. 5; Nicht bei Kiewitz. Blick auf die Gartenseite des Schlosses.

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        Der Wilhelmplatz - La Place Guillaume.

      . Aquatinta v. Laurens et Thiele n. Calau b. Wittich in Berlin, 1829, 12,4 x 17. Kiewitz 316, Ernst, Calau, Nr. 179 - Blick von der Wilhelmstraße aus, mit den Denkmälern von Keith, Seydlitz und Zieten.

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        OBRAS ESCOGIDAS DE MIGUEL DE CERVANTES SAAVEDRA. Tomos I - IV. El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quixote de la Mancha. Tomos V - VI. Novela Ejemplares. Tomos VII - VIII. Trabajos de Persiles y Sigismunda. Tomo IX. Teatro. Tomos X y XI. La Galatea. Viaje al Parnaso. Adjunta al Parnaso. Poesías Escogidas.

      Hijos de Doña Catalina Piñuela, Madrid 1829 - 10x14. 11 vols. de 12 + xxxii + 420pp., vi + 415pp., xxiv + 414pp., viii + 471pp., viii + 478pp. 1h., 2h. 418pp. 1h., viii + 352pp., 316pp., 455pp., 387pp. y 415pp. Holandesa piel de época. Ex-libris en las guardas, firma de ant. prop. en las portadas. Muy buenos ejemplares, aunque sin láminas. CCPB000082899-8. Simón Díaz VIII 142. Raro. Envíos para España: el pago contra reembolso conlleva un recargo de 2 Euros.

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        The History of Greece. (8 Vols complete)

      T Cadell, London 1829 - A New Edition with numerous additions and corrections. To which is prefixed a brief memoir of the author, by his brother, Lord Redesdale. All volumes uniformly bound in full light tan calf, gilt tooling at edges, occasional mark. Spines have all been professionally relaid, titles in gilt to leather labels, gilt tooling. Internally, tooling to board edges, ink name to Vol 1 title page only. All text block edges marbled, hinges strengthened. A lovely set clean and very tight. Vol 1, half title present, [5], (vi-xlvii), [1], [1], 2-511 pp, [1], printed by Thomas Davison, Whitefriars, London. Vol 2, [3], (iv-viii), [1], 2-522 pp, [2], remains of label? to eps. Vol 3, [3], (iv-viii), [1], 2-494 pp, [2]. Vol 4, (vii), [1], [1], 2-456 pp. Vol 5, half title present, [5], (vi-xi), [1], [1], 2-482 pp. Vol 6, half title present, [5], (iv-ix), [1], [1], 2-477 pp, [1]. Vol 7, [5], (iv-ix), [1], [1], 2-554 pp, [2]. Vol 8, [3], (iv-vii), [1], [1], 2-587 pp, [1]. (Allibone 1333. Lowndes 1580). Mitford, historian of ancient Greece. See ODNB. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      MEQUIGNON HAVARD / MAME ET DELAUNAY-VALLEE 1829 - R260126636: Entre 300 et 500 pages par tomes. Etat général moyen. Légers manques sur quelques plats. Manques aux dos au niveau des coiffes. Tome 2 à 6 : première partie contenant les pères apostoliques et les apologistes. Tomes 7 à 36 : deuxième partie contenant les pères dogmatiques. In-12 Broché. Etat d'usage. Couv. légèrement passée. Dos fané. Quelques rousseurs Classification Dewey : 230-Christianisme. Théologie chrétienne [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        A Chronicle of the Conquest of Granada from the mss of Fray Antonio Agapida (in 2 vols)

      John Murray, London 1829 - vol I 407 p, vol II 421 p, 22x14 cm, first English edition, leather and marbled boards, endpapers and page edging; all in excellent clean condition apart from heavy foxing on the title pages of both vols. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Analysis of the Phenomena of the Human Mind.

      Baldwin and Cradock, London 1829 - Volume 1: TP + [iii]-iv + [1]-320; Volume 2: TP + [iii]-iv + [1]-312; Octavo.James Mill studied philosophy under Dugald Stewart and (with Bentham) is the bridge between that older school of Scottish philosophy and the fully-formulated Utilitarianism of his son, John Stuart Mill. This work was Mill's major philosophical contribution - his other major works being historical, The History of British India (1817) and economic, Elements of Political Economy (1821). In this philosophical and psychological book, he supports and elaborates the asssociationist epistemology of Hartley and Hume and attempts to exlain all mental phenomena in terms of association. Unfortunately the signature on each volume is NOT that of English radical politician and etymologist John Horne Tooke who died in 1812 - 17 years before this book was published. More's the pity since Tooke was the author of The Diversions of Purley (London, 1776). Two volumes bound in original boards. Surprisingly, the exterior of volume 1 is of a darker color than the boards and spine of volume 2. This does not look to be the result of sunning but simply the way that the books were originally bound. (Note that both volumes are signed on the front end paper in contemporary brown ink: "J. Tooke / 1829" providing further evidence that this was the original state of these books.) Both volumes have worn and lightly stained boards with bumped corners. The spine of each has the original printed paper label. On volume one, the paper label is about 50% readable. The label on volume 2 is about 75% readable. The first volume has a very light water stain to lower edge of the inside front cover and a darker, corresponding stain (uneven along the bottom 4" of the page) to the front fly leaf. The rest of both books (including the TP's) are fresh, bright and clean but for some very occasional contemporary pencil marginalia. Uncommon in any condition, these books have had some truly expert restoration work to the spines, making for a charming set of this important work by James Mill. PHOTOS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        The History and Description of the City of Gloucester

      Gloucester - J. Bulgin, 1829 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A copy of 'The History and Description of the City Gloucester from the earliest period to the present time; with an account of St Peter's Abbey, the Cathedral, Churches and other Religious houses; public buildings and charitable institutions; the saline chalybeate spa, with an analysis of the waters and their medicinal properties; a description of the antiquities that have that have at different times been found in that city and neighbourhood; the origin and present state of the Port of Gloucester; the Gloucester and Berkeley Canal'. Written by G. W. Counsel. Condition: In a half morocco binding with marbled boards. Externally, in lovely condition. Internally, firmly bound, very bright and generallyclean with light scattered spotting. A newspaper article has been tipped onto one of the front blanks and ink inscriptions have been left to the rear blank. Overall Condition: VERY GOOD INDEED..

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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

      Rowland Hunter, London 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, Abury, 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 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Nouveau guide du voyageur en Italie

      Artaria,, Milan, 1829 - Due parti in un volume di cm. 18,5, pp. (8) xli (3) 802. Antiporta con veduta di Roma, frontespizio inciso e 23 tavole fuori testo. Legatura del tempo in mezza pelle con piccole punte e titoli in oro al dorso. Esemplare genuino e ben conservato. Si tratta verosimilmente della prima edizione di questa fortunata guida che fu più volte ristampata nel corso della prima metà dell'800. Interessante l'abbondante iconografia comprendente una grande carta geografica dell'Italia, 11 piante di città, o carte itinerarie e tre tavole di monete. Salvo quest'ultime (in xilografia) il tutto finemente inciso in rame su tavole ripiegate fuori testo (anche di grandi dimensioni). Molto belle soprattutto le carte itinerarie che illustrano dettagliatamente i tragitti di viaggio da una città all'altra. Edizione non comune soprattutto con tutte le carte senza strappi ed in nitida fresca incisione, da non confondersi con le successive ristampe. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Benacense]
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        A Bibliographical Antiquarian and Picturesque Tour in France and Germany. Three volume set

      London: Robert Jennings and John Major. VG : in very good condition. Some offsetting and light scattered browning. Heraldic book-plate on paste-down. 1829. [Second Edition]. Half leather marbled board cover. 260mm x 160mm (10" x 6"). 421pp; 428pp; 481pp. 12 engraved plates. Book-plate of Arthur Scott, Rotherfield. .

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      Canton, China. January 3, 1829 - December 18, 1830.. 116; 114pp. (final leaf in volume 2 bound in backwards). Bi-weekly newspaper. Volume 2, numbers 1-24; Volume 3, numbers 1-25. Small folio. Late nineteenth century half cloth and plain paper boards, spine gilt. Minor wear to binding. Mild tanning, a few leaves unevenly trimmed, occasional edge tears. Lower corner of final leaf of volume 2 chipped, affecting a few letters of text. Very good. An unbroken run of the second and third volumes of THE CANTON REGISTER, the first English-language newspaper in China. Published from 1827 to 1843, it was also the only Chinese English-language newspaper for much of this time. As such, it provides an invaluable record of China, as viewed through Western eyes, during this era. The newspaper was co-founded by American-born William Wightman Wood and the Scottish merchants James and Alexander Matheson. Commercial matters are a major focus of the newspaper, and many issues contain a "Canton Price Current," giving prices for a variety of imports and exports, including opium, "elephant's teeth," tea, rice, shark's fins, sandalwood, mother of pearl shells, animal skins (including beaver, fox, rabbits, seals, and sea otters), spices, Indian cotton, ebony, coral, ginseng, and much, much more. There is also information on ships coming in and out of port, several stories about the massacre of the crew of the ship, Navigateur, and other crimes at sea, including mutiny, the arrest of pirates, etc. Chinese royal proclamations are printed, and there are articles on Chinese politics, laws, language, and culture. There are also remarks on the Imperial family and their customs, articles on local crime, Chinese views about suicide and murder, articles on eunuchs, longevity, medicine, and also the results of horse racing at Macao. Mention is made of the British Museum in China and the 1830 earthquake south of Peking, and there is also much news from other parts of China and Asia, including Macao, Peking, Japan and Malacca. A lengthy run of a rare English-language Chinese newspaper, giving much valuable information in the age when American and European trade with China was increasing greatly.

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        The Epping Hunt

      London - Charles Tilt, 1829 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. %0D%0AA short poem about hunting from Thomas Hood. %0D%0AIllustrated with sixengraved plates by George Cruikshank (complete). %0D%0AThomas Hood (23 May 1799 3 May 1845) was a British humorist and poet. His son, Tom Hood, became a well known playwright and editor. %0D%0ACondition: %0D%0AIn a half-calf binding. Externally, smart, with just some rubbing and a few marks. Internally, generally firmly bound although strained in places. Previous owner's label to front pastedown. Pages are bright, though with some light foxing and handling marks. Ink signature to front free-endpaper. Overall: VERY GOOD. %0D%0A%0D%0A.

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        Illustrations of the Natural Scenery of the Snowdonian Mountains

      London and Cambridge: Charles Tilt, 1829 Accompanied by a Description, Topographical and Historical, of the County of Caernarvon. In very attractive tan leather with Royal coat of arms and attractive gilt tooling to top and bottom covers, corners and edges bumped and worn. Spine, faded, has been replaced at some time, raised bands, gilt tooling and title. Internally, gilt tooling to turn ins, red marbled endpapers, binders stamp to ffep-Hayday, B&W frontis of Llyn Idwal, (viiii), 54 pp, with a further 14 B&W full sized plates, some very light offsetting, text block edges in gilt, with a fairly complete topographical description of Caernarvonshire, includes the Appendix which contains a list of the significations of the names of some remarkable places in Caernarvonshire translated into English from Welsh, a Table of Antiquities, and more importantly a Botanical List of Plants and where found, and finally A Table of Elevations, subscribers list, printed by Ibotson and Palmer, Savoy Street, Strand, London. This a very nice copy of the rare Elephant Folio edition (17 * 14 inch). Jones, inspector of schools and antiquary, settled in Beaumaris, on Anglesey, to make a living by writing: he contributed twenty-six articles to Blackwood's Magazine between 1840 and 1849. In 1848 Kay-Shuttleworth appointed him her majesty's inspector (HMI) of church schools for the whole of Wales, a post which Jones used to urge the acknowledgment of the principality's distinctive needs. His passionate espousal of the Welsh language and its culture brought him into conflict with the education department. See ODNB for a full Bio.(Lowndes 1225. COPAC. WorldCat)

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        Reisen In Nubien, Kordofan Und Dem Petraischen Arabien

      Frankfurt & Main: Friedrich Wilmans, 1829. Book. VG. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo. xxvi, 388pp, 8 folding engraved plates of archaeological interest, 4 engraved folding maps, one of which has been silked on verso at one fold, rebound in modern three-quarter black leather and original faux tree-calf boards, red label at spine with gilt lettering, liner decorations, rear board was bent, but was pressed flat by the binder, leaving a 3 inch crooked line, extremities a little rough to the touch, leather at spine head and tops of boards sunned a bit, title-page foxed, scattered foxing at text, previous owner's name stamped at title-page. Ruppell (1794 - 1884), who was among the very first Europeans to explore the region, presents his factual, scientific account of Egypt, Sudan, the desert in Jordan, Hijaz, Yemen, and Muscat, with additional notice of his survey of the Arabian coast. This volume includes all 8 of the folding plates and all 4 of the maps. Very scarce..

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      AUDIN 1829 - RO30081412: 568 pages + 20 planches dépliantes illustrées en noir et blanc et en couleurs gravées par Bonnet. Tranches marbrées. Tranches marbées en couleus. Titre, ornement dorés sur le dos cuir marron. Des manques sur le dos. Exposant tout ce qui est relatif à sa forme et à ses dimensions à la formation de ses montagnes et de ses couches minérales, aux mouvements de ses eaux, au gissement de ses fossiles et aux phénomènes de ses volcans. Sommaire : définitiion de la Géologie, Formation des continents, de l'atmosphère, de l'eau à la surface du Globe, de l'océan, des principales roches qui composent les couches solides du Globe, Porphyre, talc-stéalite,Terrains intermédiaires ou de transition, Terrains secondaires, Description des roches, Chaux sulfatée, terrain tertiaire, Terrains de transport ou d'alluvion, Etat intérieur du Globe terrestre, Généralité sur les fossiles, Animaux fossiles, Des volacns, Matière minérales produites et rejetées des volcans. In-12 Relié demi-cuir. Etat d'usage. Couv. convenable. Dos abîmé. Intérieur frais Classification Dewey : 551-Géologie [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      - Nueva edición aumentada y corregida. Madrid, Imprenta de M. de Burgos, 1829-30, 11x16, 4 volúmenes: LXXVII-375, 571,434 y LII-626 págs. Encuadernados en plena piel de época con tejuelos y hierros en lomera, el vol. I tiene encuadernación distinta a los otros 3 y es un poco más largo. (38166).

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        Synopsis morborum cutaneorum secundum classes, genera, species et varietates. - Übersicht der Hautkrankheiten nach ihren Classen, Gattungen, Arten und Varietäten.

      Berlin, G. Reimer, 1829. - Folio. 4 kolorierte Kupfertafeln, XII, 107 S. Späterer Halbleinenband (bestossen und berieben). Recke-Napiersky IV, 329; Hirsch/H. V, 464; ADB XXXVI, 691. - Nach Studium und Promotion in Kiel, ärztlicher Tätigkeit in Elmshorn, folgte Ludwig August Struve einem Ruf als Prof. der medizin. Klinik nach Dorpat. Struwe unterscheidet "in denen weder die Structur, noch die Farbe der Haut sichtbar verändert erscheint" und Krankheiten "welche sich durch Veränderung entweder der Structur, oder der Farbe, oder beider zugleich in der Haut darstellen". Sein Werk "zeichnet sich im übrigen durch eine gute historische Einleitung, ein zuverlässiges Sachregister und gute Kolorierung der Tafeln aus" (Fick: Geschichte der Dermatologie., S. 222). - Text durchgehend braunfleckig, leicht wasserrandig, Tafeln sauber und nahezu fleckenfrei, Innengelenke verstärkt.

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        Fugitive Pieces and Reminiscences of Lord Byron: Containing an entire new edition of the Hebrew Melodies, with the addition of several never before published... also some Original Poetry, Letters and Recollections of Lady Caroline Lamb

      London: Printed for Whittaker, Treacher and Co., 1829. . Sole edition, 8vo, (iii)-xxxvi, 196, (12 advertisement) pp, bound without the half title. One illustration and 7 pages of facsimile manuscript, some occasional light foxing. Uncut in modern half calf, marbled sides, a very good copy. Wise II p93.

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        The Game Birds of India, Burmah, and Ceylon. 3 Bände. Kalkutta, Selbstverlag d. Verf. (1878-)81. Gr. 8°. 2S. 1Bl. II. 279 S.; II, 264S.; II, 438S. VI. mit 3 Holzst.-Titel u. 144 farblithogr. Tafeln, Goldsch., Hldr. d. Zt. mit Rtit.

      - Nissen, IVB 463 - Zimmer I, 314.- Allan Octavian Hume (1829-1912) war Staatsbediensteter im britisch regierten Indien und ein politischer Reformer. Er war, zusammen mit Sir William Wedderburn, Gründer des Indian National Congress und gilt als der Vater der Indischen Ornithologie.- Die Tafeln nach Vorlagen v. W. Foster, E. Neale, M. Herbert, Stanley Wilson, u.a.- Nur vereinzelt leicht stockfleckig, Vorsätze mit Exlibris, Titel mit hs. Besitzvermerk, die dekorativen Kalbsledereinbände tls. etw. berieben u. bestoßen, insges. schönes Ex. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Théorie des richesses sociales par le Comte Frédéric Skarbek, suivi d'une bibliographie de l'économie politique. Tome premier - second

      Paris, A. Saulet et Cie. 1829 - Two volumes in 8vo; pp. (4), 352; pp. (4), 324; contemporary half calf over marbled boards, spine gilt and with gilt lettering, spines skillfully rebacked using the original spine strips, decorative endpapers, marbled edges, some foxing in places of volume II, else clean and crisp, a very good set. First edition, rare. Count Skarbek was professor of political economy at the University of Warsaw and a member of several academic societies. He was a state councilor to the Polish and later to the Russian government. Kress C 2362, Goldsmiths 25774, Menger c. 673, Masui p. 480, Coquelin & Guillaumin II, pp. 621-622 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Amaranth; Or, Masonic Garland. Volume 1: 1828-29

      Boston: Charles W. Moore & Edwin Sevey, April, 1828-October, 1829 - A volume comprising a complete run of this important journal, which historian Robert Reid identifies as "the first exclusively Masonic periodical. " Published in the wake of the Morgan affair (reports of which percolate throughout these pages), THE AMARANTH offered "an unfailing source of supply" for freemasons of the day--and for later editors, who cribbed material from it for decades. The editor, Charles Moore, was a writer of no mean accomplishment. He was the founder and editor of THE MASONIC MIRROR, which Albert Mackey identifies as "the first Masonic newspaper ever issued in America, and, perhaps, in the world, " and THE FREEMASON'S MONTHLY MAGAZINE, which he published from 1841 until his death in 1873. The journal contains reportage on many events of interest to the Masonic historian. The frontispiece to the volume is a woodcut of the New York Masonic Hall, the subject of the first article in the first issue. With the contemporary ownership signature of one G. Day. The binding is sound, and the spine intact, but the leather corners are decayed, and the marbling to the covers is worn to peeling at the edges, There are signs of mildewing to the initial pages, some of which are stuck together. Not the most attractive copy, admittedly, but worthy of restoration. At any rate, a complete run of a very rare periodical. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Polynesian Researches, During a Residence of Nearly Six Months in the South Sea Islands Vols. I-II

      FISHER, SON, & JACKSON, LONDON 1829 - Gold gilt border on covers, three raised ribbs on spine, marbled fore edges, marbled endpages, brown ribbon marker, b&w frontispiece and illustrations, good binding, clean bodies, and unmarked interior. Considering the age text good condition. Light wear, rubbed covers, tanned spines, Vol. I pg. 65-66 has slight crack in hinge and page is partially detached, frontispiece ink is lightly mirrored on title page, bookplate was partially removed on inner board, the words "2 vols. 11.25" is penciled on top corner of fep, and on Vol. I the 1"x1" leather pasted title is missing. base of each spine gilted date 1829 thus suggesting tomes have been rebound circa 1900. DATE PUBLISHED: 1829 EDITION: 536+576 GOOD FULL LEATHER BINDING OF THE 1900? [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Mexico. 2nd edition. . With an Account of the Mining Companies, and of the Political Events in that Republic, to the present day. 2 vols.

      1829 1829 - London: Henry Colburn, 1829. 8vo. Orig. full prize calf with gilt dec. borders on all four covers (slightly rubbed). Spines extra gilt and with contrasting morocco titling-labels. Inside dentelles. Marbled endpapers and matching edges. With 13 lithograph plates mostly folded incl. one which is coloured, 2 large engrv. fold. maps, and wood-cuts in Vol. 2. Fine and complete.

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      London: Henry Colburn, 1829. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Second Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Title continues: "...His majesty's charge d'affaires in that country during the years 1825, 1826, and part of 1827. second edition enlarged, with an account of the mining companies, and of the political events in that republic, to the present day. In two volumes." Vol. I: xviv, 525pp, 3 full-page plates, including 1 in col.; 5 folding plates; 1 large folding map. Vol. II: 643pp; 3 full-page plates; 2 folding plates, 1 large folding map at the end of the volume. Professionally re-backed, with the original cloth laid on, minor repairs to closed tears in the illustrations and maps. Name of a previous owner on the ffep of each volume. (Due to the size/weight of this set, an extra shipping charge will apply to destinations outside the U.S.A.).

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      Oficina de León Amarita Madrid. 1829, 1830. 30X20. Pasta española. 316Pág+158Pág+1h. La Obra que presentamos contiene el Código de Comercio continuando con la Ley de enjuiciamiento sobre los negocios y causas de comercio en gran formato, edición de bibliofília. Escudo Real grabado en las dos portadas. Muy buen estado. Ref 3.4 Biblioteca A.. Edición Especial. Encuadernación de tapa dura. Como Nuevo.

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        Correspondance littéraire, philosophique et critique de Grimm et de Diderot depuis 1753 jusqu'en 1790. Nouvelle édition revue et mise dans un meilleur ordre, avec des notes et des éclaircissemens, et ou se trouvent rétablies pour la première fois les phrases supprimées par la censure impériale.

      - Paris, Furne et Ladrange, 1829-1831. 16 volumes in-8, demi-veau vert bronze, dos lisses ornés de compartiments garnis de filets dorés et de fers centraux estampés à froid, titres dorés (lég. rouss. et qqs auréoles à qqs feuillets). Bonne édition, en partie originale, complète du seizième volume 'Correspondance inédite de Grimm et de Diderot et Recueil de lettres, poésies, morceaux et fragments retranchés par la censure impériale en 1812 et 1813', à la date de 1829. La première édition chronologique de cette source fondamentale sur les Lumières, augmentée de notes, d’importantes corrections, de trois mois de publication inédite et d’une table générale. (Brunet, II, 1740-1741. France littéraire, III, 479). Provenance : "Bibliothèque Bastide de la Pomme" (Dr Simon de Marseille) avec ex-libris gravé et "Sacha Guitry, vente du 29 juin 1977" selon une mention manuscrite. Bon exemplaire.

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        Código de Comercio, decretado, sancionado y promulgado en 30 de Mayo de 1829

      - Edición oficial, PRIMERA EDICION.- Madrid: Oficina de D. León Amarita, 1829.- 330 p.; 4º menor (21,8 cm.); Plena Piel pasta española época.- La portadilla y dos últimas hojas, correspondientes al índice, con los márgenes ligeramente oxidados y pequeños roces en la encuadernación. Con un sello tampón en la portada que indica "Edición Oficial", que no toca texto. En general la obra se encuentra en excelente estado. Libro en español [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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