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        "Tratado práctico de velamen. Tradicido del ingles por Don Juan Jose Martinez y Tacon, ceniente de navio de la Real Armada."

      Madrid: imprenta de Don Miguel de Burgos. 1829. "8vo, pp. iv, 101, [3]; 4 engraved folding plates showing a total of 61 cuts of sailcloth; recent full maroon niger lettered in gilt on spine; minor dampstaining, but generally very good or better. Includes a 24-page dictionary of sailmaking terms. & & A translation of Steel's The Art of Sail- Making, first published in The Elements of Practice of Rigging and Seamanship, 1794. & & Rare: not in the KVK or OCLC databases; not in NUC; one copy located at the University of Madrid."

      [Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books]
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        CUADERNO DE LAS LEYES Y AGRAVIOS reparados a suplicación de los tres estados del Reino de Navarra. (incluido carta manuscrita del secretario de Dichas Cortes D. Josef Basset)

      Imprenta de Longas, Pamplona 1829 - Navarra 29'5x21, VIIp, 201p, 1h, 7p, 7p. (carta manuscrita del Secretario D. José Basset). Dicho cuaderno de las leyes se originó en las Cortes Generales del Reino de Navarra, "celebradas en la ciudad de Pamplona los años de 1828 y 1829 por la Magestad del Señor Rey Don Fernando III de Navarra y VII de Castilla, nuestro Señor. Y en su Real Nombre, por el Excmo. Señor Duque de Castro-Terreño, Teniente general de los Reales Ejércitos, Virey y Capitán general del Reino de Navarra, sus fronteras y comarcas. Con consulta de los Señores Ministros de los Reales Tribunales de este Reino que espresa la Patente, y asistieron con él en dichas Córtes". Como singularidad de este ejemplar, al final de la obra hay impreso en 7 páginas una carta del Secretario de las Cortes Generales de Navarra, D. José Basset, en el que exhorta (suponemos que al Duque de Castro-Terreño) a que, entre otras cosas, no haya modificaciones de los textos y correcciones, como al parecer iba a suceder. Tras estas páginas impresas, está la carta original manuscrita por dicho secretario (que entre otras cosas da fe de que el texto entregado es el mismo que el que fue acordado en las Cortes) que describe de forma más vehemente su rechazo a las comentadas modificaciones. Entre otras cosas, solicita la no aparición de la página correcciones y erratas de los textos aprobados, y que finalmente sí se realizó a cargo de D. Fermín Sanz y López. Encuadernado en pasa española, , tejuelos y dorados en lomo. Muy buen estado.

      [Bookseller: Librería Sagasta]
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      London: John Murray, 1829.. Two volumes. Full contemporary calf, preserving the half-title in the first volume (none called for in second). Spines quite browned and worn, with large chip from crown of second, scattered foxing (occasionally moderate), otherwise a very good set. First British edition, succeeding the American edition, but publishing a variant text. Inscribed by Irving: "To Christopher Hughes Esq from his friend Washington Irving London, Nov. 19 - 1829," on the half-title to the first volume, and inscribed again on the title-page of the second volume. The recipient, at the time of the inscription, was charge d'affaires under J.Q. Adams to the court of the Netherlands, and in the course of his diplomatic service, was much in the circle of expatriate American diplomats and artists which Irving frequented during his European sojourn. Throughout his diplomatic service, "he won for himself at all his posts a unique place in the inner circle of social and diplomatic life" - DNB. Early Irving presentation copies, particularly those as meaningful as the present, are scarce. BAL 10126.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-]
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      London. 1829. - Two volumes. lxxviii,302pp. plus errata; [2],436pp. plus three plates (two folding, one colored), and folding map of Mannicolo. Octavo. 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 Perouse, Dillon, a sandalwood trader, was shown a sword hilt in the Solomon Islands which raised his suspicions about the fate of La Perouse. 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 Perouse 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. HILL, p.83-84. FERGUSON 1336. ABBEY 598. HOCKEN, p.44. SABIN 20175.

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

      London: Henry Colburn. 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."

      [Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books]
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        Vues de Paris

      Paris: Delpech, 1829. - Amongst the Scarcest of All Monnier SuitesMONNIER, Henri. Vues de Paris. Dessinées d'apres nature par. Paris: Delpech, 1829 [Bound With] Galerie Contemporaine. Paris: Delpech, (1828). First edition. Oblong quarto (9 1/16 x 12 1/8 in; 230 x 308 mm). A rare suite of four hand-colored lithographed plates, including lithographed title page (Vues de Paris), along with the two (thus complete) hand-colored lithographed plates of Galerie Contemporaine.Bound to contemporary style in full dark green morocco. Gilt ruled borders. Gilt panel. Gilt lettering and ornaments to spine. A fine copy.According to the ABPC Index, no copies of Vues of Paris have come to auction since 1923; eighty-nine years ago. OCLC notes only two copies in institutional holdings worldwide. The Plates:Vues de Paris1. Parenté de Province.2. Aristocratie Financiere.3. Avant diner.4. Aprés diner.Galerie Contemporaine1. Un bon ménage.2. Un fat.Marie 395-398 (Vues); 382-383 (Galerie Contemporaine). [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: David Brass Rare Books, Inc.]
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        COMPENDIO DE LA HISTORIA UNIVERSAL, O PINTURA HISTORICA DE TODAS LAS NACIONES, su origen, vicisitudes y progresos hasta nuestros dias. 9 tomos (completa), Junto con Apuntamientos de Historia Universal Moderna, tomo I (de 2).

      - obra escrita en francés por. y traducida por el P.D. Francisco Vázquez. Corregida y aumentada con los sucesos ocurridos en Europa de veinte años a esta parte. Madrid, Imprenta de Fuentenebro, 1829, 12x17, 9 tomos: 517, 504, 520, 512, 510, 504, 532, 472 y 524 págs. Con un total de 408 láminas numeradas. Las láminas llevan impreso en orla un grabado en la mitad superior de distintos grabadores de la época y en la mitad inferior el título y una leyenda. Aparecen escenas de batallas, Reyes, conquistas, combates, hechos históricos, etc. A esta obra se le suelen añadir dos tomos llamados Apuntamientos de Historia Universal . para servir de continuación al Compendio. ofrecemos el tomo I con la misma encuadernacón que el resto. Los 10 volúmenes encuadernados en plena piel de época con doble tejuelo, hierros dorados en lomeras. Muy buen estado. (53033).

      [Bookseller: Librería J. Cintas]
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        Museum Of Painting And Sculpture, or, Collection of the Principal Pictures, Statues and Bas-Reliefs in the Public And Private Galleries of Europe (17 volume set)

      London; Paris: Bossange, Barthes and Lowell; Audot, Editeur. 1829-1834. First. First edition. Complete 17 volume set. 12mo. All volumes illustrated with etched plates by Reveil. Text in English and French. Contemporary full polished calf, gilt spines, marbled endpapers. Owner's bookplate in volume 15 only. Scattered chipping to the morocco spine labels, a chip to the spine top of volume 13, the front hinges of four volumes (6, 9, 12 and 15) neatly or nearly split, else a good sound set, with scattered foxing to the text pages and plates. Very fine etched plates by Reveil. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        General Dictionary of Painters. new ed 2 vols rebacked.

      Thomas Tegg, 1829, - PILKINGTON, Matthew. A General Dictionary of Painters; Containing Memoirs of the Lives and Works of the Most Eminent Professors of the Art of Painting, from its Revival, by Cimabue, in the Year 1250, to the Present Time. A New Edition, Revised and Corrected Throughout, with Numerous Additions, Particularly of the Most Distinguished Artists of the British School. In Two Volumes. L: Printed for Thomas Tegg, 1829. Pp 527, 601. 8vo, full calf, marbled edges Recently rebacked, calf very faintly rubbed with a very few spots of soiling, foxing to initial and final (blank) leaves of each volume (text block almost completely unaffected), marginal roughage to upper fore-corner of pp. 52 - 90 of Vol. 1, ink signature (and date: 'Oct. 1833') of original owner to top of title page of both volumes, else vg. 650.00

      [Bookseller: John W. Doull, Bookseller (A.B.A.C.)]
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        The New Protestant Sovereign Safely Coach Wot's about to Start from the New Castle Windsor, on Improved Principles; the Late on being found Crazy

      London:: S. W. Fores, 41 Piccadilly,. 1829.. A political caricature with Western Australian associations. The cartoon illustrates a whispering campaign against Wellington in the summer and autumn which led him to take legal action, when there was talk of the government breaking up. Eldon drives the coach in which George IV is the passenger. Eldon's opposition to the Catholic Relief Bill gathers momentum as Wellington's 'Emancipation Carrier', portrayed as a two-wheeled cart, crashes. The two men dumped from the cart are Wellington & Robert Peel. Amongst the papers scattered about the two men are "Swan River grants to Relatives". Peel attracted a certain amount of political heat for granting his cousin Thomas Peel extensive tracts of land in the new Swan River Colony, later Western Australia. BM:15809. Copper engraving with period hand color. 14 3/4 x 9 1/2" (platemark) with margins. Margins a little dusty otherwise very good condition.

      [Bookseller: Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints]
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        Illustrations of the Geology of Yorkshire; or, a description of the strata and organic remains, accompanied by a geological map, sections, and plates of the fossil plants and animals, Part 1: The Yorkshire Coast + Part 2: The Mountain Limestone District, bound in one volume.

      York: privately printed for the author, + London: John Murray, . First edition. 1829 - Pp. xvi, 192; 14 full page plates (1 geological map, 8 sections and 5 lithographs of fossil invertebrates and plants (1 map and 7 sections are hand-colored) + xx, 253, (1); 25 plates (22 lithographs of invertebrates and plants and 2 folding sections and 1 large folding geological maps (all monochrome). Recent polished one-half black morocco leather, spine with five raised bands titled in gilt on black leather and green leather labels in three compartments, over English pale blue marbled boards with pale blue endpapers, 4to (284 x 215 mm). John Phillips (1800-1874) was an English geologist who published the first global geologic time scale based on the correlation of fossils in rock strata, thereby helping to standardize terminology including the term Mesozoic, which he coined. After both of his parents died he was raised by his uncle, William Smith, known as the 'father of geology.' Smith is credited with creating the first nationwide geological map linking of England and Wales into a single record (modified after Wiki). Phillips first major monograph was the 'Geology of Yorkshire,' first published in 1829. This important work went through three editions. This first edition is quite rare. Gifted by English geologist, J. Selwyn Turner, to American paleontologist Arthur K. Miller, with a signed note from Turner laid on at front. There is a short note in pencil on first title page likely in the hand of J. Selwyn Turner. Scattered foxing to some monochrome lithographed plates, mostly confined to the rear (blank) side of the plates, title page of part 2 with mild foxing, a few pages of the text also some just a touch of foxing, the fine binding is very bright and clean; overall a tight copy in near fine condition.

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        Swan River Settlement. Return to an Address of the Honourable The House of Commons, dated 7 May 1829; - for Copies of the Correspondence of the Colonial Department with Certain Gentlemen proposing to form a Settlement in the Neighbourhood of Swan River, in Western Australia

      London:: House of Commons, James & Luke le Hansard & Sons Printers,. 13 May 1829.. First edition. First issue of the 1st map of the Swan River, issued for the British Parliament on the basis of Captain Stirling's exploration. Ordered to be printed 13 May 1829. Ferguson 1265, the map recorded as ID: 1525139 in the National Library of Australia. Sml. folio, 12 pp, Schedule numbered 1- 13. Includes large folding map, "Chart of Swan River from a Survey by Capt. James Stirling R.N. 1827". Thomas Peel's land is marked with a proviso that he claim it before November 1829. Lithographed by J. Basire, with original hand coloring. Original blue printed paper wrappers (sml. closed tear lower wrapper). Overall, in excellent condition, with minor residue of adhesive on lower front wrapper, and a mild vertical fold.

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        Henri III et sa cour. - Stockholm, Fontainebleau et Rome, trilogie dramatique sur la vie de Christine.

      Vezard |& Cie - Barba 1829 - - Vezard & Cie - Barba, Paris 1829 - 1830, 12,5x21cm, 2 volumes reliés en 1. - Editions originales. Reliure à la bradel en plein cartonnage marine, dos lisse orné de filets dorés. Il manque un feuillet d'annonce en début du second volume qui est, par contre, bien complet de la lithographie dépliante de Charlet. Quelques petites rousseurs affectant principalement les toutes dernières pages du second volume, sinon agréables exemplaires. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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      A. SAUTELET ET CIE 1829 - RO30061417: 9600 pages environ (480 pages environ par volumes). Tampon de bibliothèque en page de titre. Quelques mouillures dans certains tomes. Un numéro sur le dos de chaques tomes. Tomes 1, 2, 3, 10, 18, 19 : Cartonné, dos papier blanc. Tomes 20 : manque la couverture, remplacée par du papier cartonné et une bande blanche sur le dos. Tome 4 : état passable : Manque sur le premier plat et le dos. Tome 7 : état passable, manque sur le dos et le second plat. Tome 11 : état passble : premier cahier se détache. Tome 5, 7, 8, 9, 16 , 17 : étiquettes sur le dos. Publiés pour la première fois sur le manuscrit original entièrement écrit de la main de l'auteur. In-12 Broché. Etat d'usage. Plats abîmés. Dos abîmé. Intérieur acceptable Classification Dewey : 840.08-XIX ème siècle [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Memoirs of Vidocq, Principal Agent of the French Police until 1827: and now Proprietor of the Paper Manufactory at St. Mandé. Written by Himself. Translated from the French

      London: Printed for Hunt and Clarke (Vols. I & II); Whittaker, Treacher, and Arnot (Vols. III & IV), 1828-1829 - Vidocq wrote only the first volume in the French original; a ghost writer was brought in for the rest of the work. The translation is variously attributed to George Borrow or H.T.R. (William Maginn), and its influence cannot be underestimated. "Numerous influences on detective story writers to come especially on Poe" (Queen's Quorum). Attractive copy of a landmark work First edition in English. 4 vols., 12mo. Frontispiece portrait. Bound without half titles. xxii, 237, [1]; xi, [i]; 266; xii, 251, [i]; 275, [1] pp. Full brown morocco extra, t.e.g. Fine. Queen's Quorum p. 9 [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Le nouveau monde industriel et sociétaire, ou, Invention du procédé d'industrie attrayante et naturelle, distribuée en séries passionnées

      Bossange Père - P. Mongie Ainé 1829 - in-8. XVI. 576pp. Broché. Edition originale. Quelques rousseurs. Sur page de couverture Page collée autre livre pour renforcer couverture; idem, page de fin. Poussiéreux. A relier. Complet. Prix peut être discuté. Dans ce livre de 1829, Fourier donne un résumé de l'ensemble de sa doctrine : c'est une critique systématique de la civilisation et de ses déviations intrinsèques (individualisme, exploitation mondiale des ressources au profit des plus puissants, capitalisme libéral fondé sur la loi du plus fort et des parasites) et le projet possible d'une autre société déterminée par le principe de l'association mutuelle, régie non plus par des contraintes et des répressions mais selon le vrai moteur (le seul réel) de l'attraction passionnée (le principe de la motivation). Fourier brosse un immense tableau anthropologique (bien avant les psycho-sociologues) des diverses passions humaines, toutes utiles sans exclusives. Cette société vraiment réelle serait mue par l'harmonie des contraires et l'individu est envisagé non plus comme une entité fixe (uniforme) mais comme un être pluriel en mouvement. Il y a là tous les principes novateurs d'une éducation fondée sur les motivations propres de chacun et l'affirmation que l'individu ne peut s'épanouir (vers une sagesse jouissive et festive) qu'à l'intérieur d'une communauté ouverte. La seule méthode est la méthode attrayante ou série passionnée, la seule théorie réelle, c'est l'association solidaire. Fourier critique tout autant les illusions utopiques de son époque que le libéralisme économique et la monarchie absolue (la dictature de l'état central). L'ordre sociétaire unitaire et coopératif, et non plus morcelé et subdivisé (spécialisé) est dirigé par l'attraction industrielle selon une nouvelle distribution des passions, d'après la théorie des séries passionnées. «Si les pauvres, la classe ouvrière, ne sont pas heureux dans l'état sociétaire, ils le troubleront par la malveillance, le vol, la rébellion, un tel ordre manque le but, qui est d'associer le passionnel ainsi que le matériel, de concilier les passions, les caractères, les goûts, les instincts et inégalités quelconques». [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Théodore]
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        Vier "Bierszene(n)" (Proebst). Die komplette Folge, mit vier Darstellungen auf vier Blättern.

      . Lithographien mit Tonplatte von Ph.v. Foltz, 1829, je ca. 17,5 x 15,5 cm.. Slg. Proebst 1719, 1720, 1721, 1722; Maillinger II, 357; Thieme-Becker Bd. XII, S. 157: "1829 erschienen im Druck Steinzeichnungen aus dem Münchner Volksleben"; sie gehören zu den frühesten Originallithographien des Malers. - Vorhanden: 1. "Schaffens einschenken"? Trinkende Männer, z.T. in Tracht, fragen am Biertisch die Kellnerin. 2. "was seind mer Anotier seind mer...". Studenten und Bürger an einem Biertisch in Unterhaltung. 3. "n' jo i bit goar sehr" usw. Blick in eine Wirtsstube, vorne ein Bettelkind bei einem pfeiferauchenden Studenten, dazu Bürger um einen Biertisch, unterm Tisch die Hunde, ein Tuchhändler breitet hinten seine Ware aus. 4. "arm oder reich dem Schicksal gielt es gleich" usw. Ein bettelnder Straßengeiger mit seinen zwei Kindern bittet die zechenden Männern an einem Biertisch um eine milde Gabe. - Alt montiert, in den Randbereichen z.T. leicht fleckig. Als vollständige Serie sehr selten!

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        Erinnerung an Florenz, Rom und Neapel.

      München J Dreseli 1829 - Mit lithographischem Titel und 20 (statt 30) getönten lithographischen Tafeln von Wilhelm Gail. Gr.-Fol. (48,5 x 34 cm). Halbleder der Zeit mit zwei farbigen Rückenschildern und reicher Rückenvergoldung. Prachtvolle Folge von Ansichten, Trachten, Volksszenen und Ähnlichem aus Neapel, Paestum, Terracina, Tivoli, Viterbo und vor allem Rom. - In Lieferungen erschienen, es fehlen wohl die beiden Schlußlieferungen mit insgesamt 10 Tafeln. - Sauber und frisch, der dekorative Einband nur minimal berieben. Sehr schönes Exemplar. *Engelmann, Bibliotheca geographica, 491. Kissner Collection 156. Lipperheide Ja 34. Rümann 478. Thieme/Becker XIII, 74. 1300 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Christian Strobel (VDA/ILAB)]
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        Répertoire du Théatre francais à Berlin.

      Adolphe Martin Schlesinger, Berlin, 1829 - Band I und III-IX und (XIV) in 9 Bänden. Berlin, Adolphe Martin Schlesinger 1829-1834. 8°. HLdr. der Zeit. Sammelbände mit den ersten 80 numerierten Stücken (die Nummern Nr. 1-90 ohne 11-20), sowie Nr. 131-140, die alle auch einzeln zu haben waren, insgesamt 90 Stücke, hauptsächlich von Eugène Scribe, sowie weitere Vaudevilles von Mélesville, Ramond, Carmouche u.a., darunter solche, die auch für Scribe geschrieben haben. L'école des Vieillards von Casimir Delavigne, 1830 u.a. Eine der letzten verlegerischen Großtaten des aus Schlesien stammenden Buch- und Musikalienhändlers Adolph Martin Schlesinger (1769-1838), der Werke von Carl Maria von Weber, Ludwig van Beethoven, Felix Mendelssohn-Batholdy u.a. verlegt hat. Sein Verlagsgebäude Unter den Linden (hier als Verlagsort genannt) hat Karl Friedrich Schinkel ausgestattet. Exemplar des Journalisten und Zionisten Julius Löwy (1881-1953), Band 1 von ihm klein gestempelt 'Julius Löwy Extrablatt'. Er war 1904-1905 beim 'Illustrierten Wiener Extrablatt' tätig, hat selbst Stücke verfasst und ist u.a. in der 'Fackel' 138 von Karl Kraus mit einem Reisebericht für die 'Neue Freie Presse' auf die Nachwelt gekommen. Von einem früheren Eigner auf dem jeweiligen Vorsatz mit hs. Inhaltsverzeichnis versehen, Kanten und Deckel berieben, die schwarzen Lederrücken etwas berieben, jedoch unversehrt und dekorativ. Sprache: fra [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      TOURNACHON-MOLIN ET H. SEGUIN 1829 - RO30109006: 562+390+495+505 pages. Reliure romantique sur demi-basane. Ornés de fleurons, filets et roulettes dorés, titre doré.Quelques traces de mouillures en marge dans le tome 1.Envoi d'un anonyme daté de 1886. Dos frotté. In-8 Relié demi-cuir. Etat d'usage. Couv. légèrement passée. Dos à nerfs. Intérieur frais Classification Dewey : 290-Religion comparée. Autres religions [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Die vollständige Kellnerey des französischen Weinwirths, dargestellt als praktischer Unterricht über das, was mit dem Weine im Keller [.] zu geschehen hat. Alles nach den in Frankreich üblichen Verfahrungsarten. Aus dem Französischen nach der vierten Auflage des Originals.

      Pest Hartleben 1829 - XVI, 263 S. Mit 3 lithographischen Falttafeln. 8° (18,5 x 11 cm). Moderner Karton unter Verwendung des originalen gedruckten Rückenschildes. Erste deutsche Ausgabe des "Manuel du Sommelier", selten. - André Jullien (1766-1832) war Weinhändler in Paris, bereiste regelmäßig die Weingegenden Frankreichs und Europas und befaßte sich auch mit Fragen der Weinverbesserung: "He obtained a vast amount of practical knowledge about the vineyards he visited, the different species of vines he saw and the different wines he tasted, and he made it a practice to write down everything that interested him" (André L. Simon, zitiert nach Gabler 152). - Titel und erstes Blatt der Vorrede im Bund etwas eng gebunden, obere Ecke anfangs mit Fleck außerhalb des Textes, vereinzelte Rotstiftanstreichungen von alter Hand, einige geglättete "Eselsohren". Die überstehenden Ränder des Kartonumschlags bestoßen und teils etwas eingerissen. *Schoene 3, 11690. Georg 890. - Vgl. Oberlé 962. Simon, Bibliotheca Vinaria, 19. Vicaire 471. Wagenmann 39 und 45. 200 gr. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Anabasis Kurou Xenofontos, Or, the Expedition of Cyrus Into Persia, and the Retreat of the Ten Thousand Greeks / by Xenophon; Translated Into English, from the Editions of Hutchinson and Zeune, with Copious Critical and Historical Illustrations

      London : Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, And Green 1829 - Physical desc. : xi, 549p. , [1] folding map ; 23cm. Subject: Greece - History - Expedition of Cyrus, 401 B. C. Cyrus, the Younger, d. 401 B. C. Iran - History - To 640. Parallel text in Greek and English. Language: English ; Greek, Ancient (to 1453) . Previous owner inscription. Finely bound in modern aniline calf over marble boards. Raised bands with a dark morocco gilt-blocked label. Spine compartments uniformly tooled in gilt. An exceptional copy - scans and additional bibliographic detail on request. 1 Kg. 549 pp. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Tamerlane and Al Aaraaf, as printed in The Yankee; and Boston Literary Gazette for 1829

      Wells and Lilly Boston 1829 - Tall Octavo, contemporary 3/4 leather, leather spine label reading in gilt 'Yankee and Miscellany', marbled boards, frontis portrait of Jeremy Bentham. Bound volume II, July to December, 1829, of John Neal's Yankee Magazine. Extremely uncommon first appearance of Poe in a literary journal. Neal's review of Poe's poem, Fairyland in the September issue provided Poe with his first public encouragement: "E. A. P. of Baltimore -- whose lines about 'Heaven,' though he professes to regard them as altogether superior to any thing in the whole range of American poetry, save two or three trifles referred to, are, though nonsense, rather exquisite nonsense Ñ would but do himself justice, might make a beautiful and perhaps magnificent poem. There is a good deal to justify such a hope." An extract of Fairyland follows. The December issue includes lengthy excerpts from 'Al Aaraaf', 'Tamerlane', and 'To ÑÑ' and a very positive review of the yet unpublished work, Al Aaraaf, the result of which was the collections publication. Poe would dedicate that volume to Neal in a show of his appreciation. Later half of volume is bound in several political pamphlets, including William Penn's Essays on the Present Crisis in the Condition of the American Indians; first published in the National Intelligencer. Boston: Perkins and Marvin, 1829. 112 pp; Speech of Daniel Webster, in Reply to Mr. Hayne, of South Carolina. Relative to The Public Lands. Washington: Gales and Seaton, 1830. 96 pp; Remarks of Mr. Webster in the Senate of the United States, May 9, 1828, on the Tariff Bill. Boston: Boston Daily Advertiser, 1828. 48 pp; Committee Review by Hon. Mr. Johnson of Kentucky, 1829. A textually Very Good volume, text block firmly bound, expected foxing, lower fore-edge corner mildly bumped, two front endpapers and frontis detached along with front cover, rear hinge starting, spine leather dry and chipped at ends. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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      Imprenta de José Torner. - Barcelona. 1829-1832. 26X18. Pasta española. 8vol. 1vol, XLII+234 2vol, 2h+330Pág 3vol, 2h+309Pág 4vol, 2h+III+346Pág 5vol, 5h+X+15h+365Pág 6vol, VII+491Pág 7vol, 1h+IV+567Pág 8vol, 2h+IX+536Pág. Contiene grabados en el primer y segundo volumen. Monumental obra historica de Cataluña. Ref 100 Biblioteca A. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        CRONICA UNIVERSAL DEL PRINCIPADO DE CATALUÑA. Escrita a principios del siglo XVII por. 8 tomos (completa).

      - Barcelona, Imprenta José Torner, 1829-1832, 18x26, 8 tomos: I) XLII-234 pág. (II) 2 h., 330 pág. (III) 2 h., 309 pág. (IV) 2 h., III-346 pág. (V) 5 h., X pág., 15 h., 365 pág. (VI) VII-491 pág. (VII) 1 h., IV-567 pág. (VIII) 2 h., IX-536 pág.Los ocho tomos encuadernados en pasta española en cinco volumenes en perfecto estado, papel limpio. (Esta edición contiene la traducción castellana de la primera parte con correcciones junto con la segunda y la tercera parte extraídas del manuscrito escrito en castellano por el autor. Los editores son Félix Torres Amat, Albert Pujol y Pròsper de Bofarul). (52219).

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        15 autograph letters, (22pp. of text plus address leaves) + 2 portraits

      Paris, 1829-1837. <p>Boivin, Marie Anne Victoire (1773-1841). Series of 15 autograph letters signed, mostly to her publisher Bailliere, plus 1 engraved and 1 lithographed portrait. 22 - 1/4pp. total (not including integral address leaves). Various sizes. Paris and Versailles, Feb. 6, 1829 - Dec. 4, 18[37?]. Creased where originally folded, light browning, portion of first letter cut away, occasional soiling.</p><p> Boivin, one of France&#39;s most celebrated midwives, studied midwifery at the Hospice de la Maternite under Mme. Lachappelle, and eventually rose to the post of Superintendent-in-Chief of midwifery at the Maison royale de sante. She was the author of several works on obstetrics and gynecology, including three classic treatises: Memoriale de l&#39;art des accouchements (1812; later editions 1817, 1824, 1836; Garrison-Morton 6165); Nouvelles recherches sur l&#39;origine, la nature et le traitement de la mole vesiculaire ou grossesse hydatique (1827; Garrison-Morton 6172); and Traite pratique des maladies de l&#39;uterus et de ses annexes (1833, with Antoine Duges; Garrison-Morton 6028). She also improved the speculum, and was one of the first surgeons to amputate the cervix uteri for cancer, a procedure described in her 1833 Traite. For her many achievements she was awarded an honorary M.D. by the University of Marburg. </p><p> Boivin&#39;s original publisher was Mequignon l&#39;aine, who issued both the first three editions of the Memoriale and the 1827 Nouvelles recherches. After Mequignon&#39;s death (referred to in passing in the present correspondence) Boivin switched to the firm of Bailliere, who published the 1833 Traite and the 1836 edition of the Memoriale, as well as her Recherches sur une des causes les plus frequentes et la moins connue de l&#39;avortement, suivies d&#39;un mÈmoire sur l&#39;intropelvimetre ou mensurateur interne du basin (1828).</p><p> The bulk of the present correspondence discusses issues relating to the publication of her 1833 and 1836 works: problems with the plates, requests for author&#39;s copies (a recurring theme in the correspondence), advertising and reviews, accounting issues, etc. Three letters in particular stand out. The first is that of Nov. 2, 1832, relating to the publication of the 1833 Traite, in which Boivin asks Bailliere to send to her co-author Duges an extract from Barron&#39;s Delineations (a work we have not been able to identify) prior to printing the Traite&#39;s important chapter on cancer. The second is that of July 19, 1836, referring to the publication of the 1836 Memoriale, in which Boivin complains that the book will be published too late to distribute to students at the beginning of the academic year, requests proofs of all printed sheets "jusqu&#39;a la 21e" (up to the 21st) so that she can work on the table des matieres and the plate register, and describes the additions she has made to the work as being not very great, so that it will not be much larger than the previous edition. The third is Boivin&#39;s letter of August 29, 1836, in which Boivin takes Bailliere to task for not supplying her with the number of author&#39;s copies of the 1833 Traite that she believes herself entitled to, an omission that has left her unable to supply copies to medical societies and individuals. This letter, one of the longest in the collection, includes Boivin&#39;s account of the costs associated with publishing the Traite, in which she declares that Bailliere owes her ten complete copies of the work. The difficulties referred to here, which had caused a "refroidissement" between Boivin and Bailliere, were apparently resolved, as in later letters she resumes the cordial tone she had previously used with her publisher.</p><p>A complete list of the letters follows: </p><p> Feb. 6, 1829: 1 pageplus address leaf requesting 2 copies of her treatise on uterine hemorrhage (1819)</p><p> Jan. 16, 1830: 1 page plus address leaf paying illustrators and what she owes Bailliere </p><p>Dec. 28, 1830: 1 page plus address leaf requesting Andral&#39;s Clinique medicale and Schlegel&#39;s Beaux Arts. Boivin&#39;s proposed addition to a second edition of Dailliez&#39;s thesis on prolapsed uterus</p><p>N.d. [1832]: 1 page plus address leaf requesting author&#39;s copies of the Traite<p><p> Oct. 17, 1832: 1-1/4 pages plus address leaf author&#39;s copies; poor coloration of plates</p><p> Nov. 2, 1832: 1 page plus address leaf advertising publication of the Traite. Barron&#39;s work to be sent to Duges (see above) </p><p>June 7, 1834: 2 pages plus address leaf reviews/advertisements of the Traite in the Constitutionale and the Temps </p><p> N.d. [1834]: 2 pages re judging the merits of 2 candidates (for an unspecified reason) </p><p>March 29, 1836: 2 pages plus address leaf re plates; accounting issues; present and future whereabouts </p><p>April 19, [1836]: 1 page plus address leaf: plate issues</p><p>July 19, 1836: 3 pages plus address see above </p><p>August 27, 1836: 3 pages plus address see above</p><p>N.d. 1 page, ordering lithographs of the hydatid mole and the pelvimeter</p><p> Oct. 18, n.y. [1836?]: 1 page, setting up a meeting / interview </p><p>Dec. 4, n.y. [1836?]: 1 page plus address leaf: thank-you note addressed to M. and Mme. Meaux de St. Marc </p><p>The two portraits included with this correspondence show Boivin in middle age. The lithograph includes a brief list of Boivin&#39;s titles and honors. Cutter & Viets, pp. 95; 199-200. Radcliffe, Milestones in Midwifery, pp. 75-76.

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        ANTHOLOGIE GRAMMATICALE ARABE, ou Morceaux Choisis de divers Grammairiens et Scholiastes Arabes, avec une traduction française et des notes, pouvant faire suite à la Chrestomathie Arabe.

      Paris, Imprimé par autorisation du Roi, Imprimerie Royale 1829 - Grand In-8°, de (X) ; 519 pp. & 164 pp. (en arabe). Reliure demi chagrin marron, plats mouchetés à coins, dos lisse à nerfs, pièce de titre maroquin. (rel.du XIXe). Exemplaire de l&#146;arabisant Auguste Mouliéras, avec signature et date. (Souvenir du 16 X 1882). Ier Edition. Recueil composé de divers fragments de Scholiastes et de Grammairiens arabes. Extraits des Grammairiens, suppléments à la Chrestomathie Arabe comprenant : I. Extrait du « Commentaire de Beïdhawi sur le Coran » (1-62) ; II : Extrait du livre intitulé : « La perle du plongeur, dans lequel il est parlé des fautes de langage » ( ), par Abou Mohammad Kassem Hariri (122-154) ; III : Exposition des règles fondamentales de la syntaxe des désinences, par Ibn Heschem le Grammairien (155-223) ; IV : Extrait du livre intitulé : « Le flambeau », traité de la syntaxe arabe, par l&#146;Imâm Abou Fath Nasir Motarrési (229-239) ; V : Extrait de l&#146;ouvrage intitulé : « Essai de syntaxe », par l&#146;Imâm très savant Djar Allah Mahmoud Zamakhschari, avec le commentaire de Djémémal-emilla-oueddin Mohammad Ardébili (240-280) ; VI : Extrait du « Casschaf ou Commentaire de l&#146;Imâm Abou&#146;l Kassem Djar Allah Mahmoud Zamakhschari, sur l&#146;Alcoran (281-314) ; VII : Extrait de la grammaire arabe connue sous le nom d&#146;Alfiyya, par Ebn Malec (315-347) ; VIII : Extrait de l&#146;ouvrage intitulé : Récréations grammaticales composé par Hariri (348-360) ; IX : Extrait du »Traité de la syntaxe arabe de Sibawaih (361-407) ; X :Extrait des « Prolégomènes  historique » d&#146;Ebn Khaldun(408-447) ; Addition aux notes de l&#146;Anthologie Grammaticale.(448-488). [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Collection of six scarce works on navigation, hydrography, meteorology, and astronomy published at Nantes.

      Nantes: Victor Mangin, & Imprimerie Mellinet, 1829-33 - Octavo (198 × 124 mm). Contemporary quarter calf, imitation tree calf boards, black morocco label, edges stained yellow. Neatly rebacked with the original spine laid down, variable foxing and browning, but overall very good. Folding lithographed map and 3 folding lithographic plates, one hand-coloured plate on thin card stock, attractive wood-engraved illustrations and devices to the text. First editions of a group of rather eccentric theoretical papers on a range of matters maritime by an "ancien marin Nantaise", based in his experiences as a ship's captain in the Atlantic, Indian, and Pacific oceans. In his introduction to the first "opuscule" Fruneau insists that he is not seeking patronage (Certes! l'intérêt ni autres motifs n'ont aucune part à cet ouvrage), but merely to please the public eye (curiosité publique) by passing along, in the harsh and hard (âpre et dur) language of the sea, some little-known, or even unknown "circonstances" and his theories about them, based entirely on my own observations (les systèmes qui en dépendant sont les fruits de mes seules observations). The works gathered here, apparently for presentation by the author, are: (1) Mélanges en Précis, sur des Considérations Conjecturales et d'Hypothèses, sur la Lune et les Marées, les Causes et Formations des Vents et Pluies, par les Électricités (1829); (2) Essais Météorologique sur la Formation des Bancs de Glace; sur le Fond des Fleuves, Lacs et Mers; sur les Premiers Élements d'un Nouveau Système du Monde (1830); (3) Succinte Dissertation faisant Suite au Système Solaire (1830); (4) Succincte Hypothèse sur la Cause de l'Obliquité de l'Écliptique avec l'Équateur, etc., faisant Suite a mon Système Solaire (1831); (5) Continuation de nes Aperçus Philosophiques, Phisiologiques, Cosmologiques, Aérologiques, Géologiques, etc. (1831); and (6) Précis qui sont Suite a mes Observations sur quelques Circonstances Physiques et Hydrographiques etc. (1832). Copies of these are recorded in the BnF and the Museum d'Histoire Naturelle only. The pagination of these works is somewhat erratic, and there are a number of brief insertions, including a two-page Notice which is signed and has six lines in Fruneau's hand, relating to his presentation of a collection of his "ouvrages" to M. Hyde de Neuville, Ministre de la Marine. As he has explained, the origins of Fruneau's speculations are firmly rooted in his thirty years' experience as an officer on merchant ships. The first paper, which covers his theories on tempests, includes a highly-detailed lithographed map of the Philippines and adjacent islands, and three superb plates of incidents in the surrounding seas. The map has been heavily annotated identifying additional islands and hazards, and with historical and topographical notes. It speaks well of his cartographic skills and local knowledge that the British National Archives hold two manuscript charts of the Philippines by Fruneau (ADM 352/40 and 41) dated to the 1780s, and formerly in the Admiralty Hydrographic Department. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        The Acts of the Parliaments of Scotland 1123-1493

      93 1829 - A very scarce copy of 'The Acts of the Parliaments of Scotland' volume one. Unbound with each chapter or section contained in chronologically labelled paper wraps. Pages indicated are taken from the original black printed pagination (which is often patchy, with somepages unnumbered)in the lower margin, the numbers that follow 'TA' are the uninterrupted red pagination to the upper margin, which may have been added after the book was unbound. This latter pagination is referenced on the cover of each wrap:TA 1-60: Preface (vi) 53pp in original numbers. TA 61-80: A List of Parliaments and General Councils of Scotland from the reign of King Alexander I to the return of King James I from England. 55-71pp. TA 81-132: Appendix of Illustrative Documents. 72-95pp. / Instrumenta et Acta de Mumentis Regni Scotie. 26pp. TA 133-174: A Collation of the Compilation called Regiam Majestatem and the Treatise ascribed to Ranulph de Glanvil. 40pp. TA 175-210: A Notice of the Principal Manuscripts Collections of the Ancient Laws of Scotland. (xxxvi)TA 211-274: A Table of the Laws and Constitutions in the Several Capitulars Included in this Volume. UnpaginatedTA 275-276: A Table of the Engravings from Records and other Manuscripts contained in this Volume. (2pp. contents) and 13 of the stated 32 engravings for the volume. TA 277-312: Tablu Chronologica Statutorum Consuetudinum Actorumque Publicorum. 36pp. TA 313-360: Assise Regis David. (4), (13), (18-20), 37-48pp. TA 361- 366: Acta Regis Malcolmi IV. 52-53TA 367-392: Assise Regis Willelmi. (48), 64-70pp. TA 393-416: Statuta Regis Alexandri II. 68-80pp. /Appendix II. Leges et Consuetudines Marchiarum 1249. 84-86pp. TA 417-428: Acta Parliamentorum Regis Alexandri Tertii. 78-86pp. TA 429-438: Appendix II Statuta Gilde. 90-96pp. TA 443-458: Placita in Parliaments Regis Johannis. 90-99pp. TA 459-488: Acta Parliamentorum Regis Roberti Primi. 100-127pp. TA 489-542: Acta Parliamentorum Regis David Secundi. 134-180pp. TA 543-566: Acta Parliamentorum Regis Roberti Secundi. 182-202pp. TA 567-584: Acta Parliamentorum Domini Roberti Tertii Regis Scotorum. 208-221pp. TA 585-590: Acta Parliamentorum Gubernatorum Scotie Jacobo I. Rege. 226-228pp. TA 591-594: Supplementum Legum et Consuetudinum Vel Fidei Dubiae. UnpaginatedTA 595-642: Appendix I Regiam Maiestatem. 234-277pp. TA643-660: Appendix II. Quoniam Attachiamenta. 287-295pp. TA 661-684: Appendix III. Capitula Quaedam Legum et Consuetudinum Scotiae. 299-319pp. TA 685-716: Appendix IV. Capitula Legum et Consuetudinum Scotiae. 323-352pp. TA 721-756: Appendix V. 357-390pp. TA 757-878: Index of Persons and Places. 395-514pp. Everythingappears to bepresent, with the exception of 19 plates. Condition: Disbound. Internally, generally in very good condition. Pages are largely clean with the occasional spot or handling mark. There is some very slight loss to the extremities of some pages, most prominently to the title page. Would benefit from a sympathetic rebinding. Overall: GOOD ONLY. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Jadis et aujourd&#146;hui.

      Paris: Delpech, 1829. - "Then" and "Now"&#151;Eighteen Scarce Hand-Colored Lithographed Plates By Le Maitre MonnierMONNIER, Henri. Jadis et aujourd&#146;hui. Paris: Delpech, 1829.Title from front wrapper. Oblong folio (Plate size: 10 3/4 x 14 inches; 274 x 356 mm.; Wrapper size: 11 5/8 x 16 1/8 inches; 296 x 410 mm.). Eighteen hand-colored lithographed plates, depicting bankruptcy, childhood, dressing, the boudoir, a physician, an attorney, the promenade, an evening gathering, etc. ,"then" and "now."Loose, as issued, in the original cream-colored lithographed wrappers. Spine of wrappers neatly repaired. The plates are very clean, with only minimal edge browning. Two tiny tears to the right margin of the plate "Aujourd&#146;hui. Etude d&#146;avoué." A wonderful copy of this extremely scarce series of plates.Scarce, with no copies in institutional holdings worldwide, nor auction records within the last thirty-six years."Between 1825 and 1827 Monnier passed much of his time in London, where he collaborated with Lami in what was to become the Voyage en Angleterre. On his return to Paris he embarked on a series of albums in which he recorded the manners and humors of the city with unprecedented profusion. Between 1826 and 1830 he satisfied the insatiable demand for his designs with almost 500 lithographs, nearly all of which were drawn with a pen and colored by hand. For each design he himself colored a master print and carefully supervised its subsequent preparation Some of the salient titles in his human comedy may be mentioned. There are potpourris like Recréations du coeur et de l&#146;esprit, Paris vivant, and Rencontres Parisiennes. Macédoine pittoresque. There are more closely focussed surveys like Les grisettes, Moeurs administratives, Galerie théâtrale, Boutiques de Paris, and Six Quartiers de Paris. There are suites like Jadis et aujourd&#146;hui and Les contrastes, which take their departure from comparisons in time or of manners Monnier was a satirist with a difference. His attitude towards his subjects hardly varies. His aim was to set down what he saw with elegance and precision, but with no overt interpretation or judgment"(Ray, The Art of the French Illustrated Book, p. 199).The Plates: 1. Jadis. Les Banqueroutiers.2. Aujourd&#146;hui. Banqueroutiers.3. Jadis. Le Complément des Etude.4. Aujourd&#146;hui. Le Complément des Etudes.5. Jadis. L&#146;Enfance.6. Aujourd&#146;hui. L&#146;Enfance.7. Jadis. La Toilette.8. Aujourd&#146;hui. La Toilette.9, Jadis. Un Boudoir.10. Aujourd&#146;hui. Un Boudoir.11. Jadis. Un Médecin.12. Aujourd&#146;hui. Un Médecin.13. Jadis. Un Procureur.14. Aujourd&#146;hui. Etude d&#146;avoué.15. Jadis. Une Promenade.16. Aujourd&#146;hui. Une Promenade.17. Jadis. Une Soirée. 18. Aujourd&#146;hui. Une Soirée.Rahir, p. 548. Marie 399-416.

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      - Jadis et aujourd'hui.- París, Delpech, 1829; portada y 18 láminas litografiadas por Delpech, coloreadas a mano con un tamaño de 35,5 x 26 cm con el grabado de 15 x 13 cm Láminas: 1. Jadis. L'Enfance. 2. Aujourd'hui. L'Enfance. 3. Jadis. Le Complément des Etude. 4. Aujourd'hui. Le Complément des Etudes. 5. Jadis. Un Médecin. 6.- Aujourd'hui. Un Médecin 7. Jadis. Une Promenade.8. Aujourd'hui. Une Promenade. 9. Jadis. Un Boudoir. 10. Aujourd'hui. Un Boudoir. 11. Jadis. La Toilette. 12. Aujourd'hui. La Toilette. 13. Jadis. Les Banqueroutiers. 14. Aujourd'hui. Banqueroutiers. 15. Jadis. Une Soirée. 16. Aujourd'hui. Une Soirée. 17. Jadis. Un Procureur. 18. Aujourd'hui. Etude d'avoué . Sigue: Moeurs Administratives. Dessinées d'apres nature par Henry Monnier ex empleyé au Ministere de la Justice".- París, Delpech, 1828; doble portada y 18 láminas litografiadas por Delpech y coloreadas a mano con un tamanño de 36 x 26 cm con el grabado de 18x 13 cm y de 16x 12,5 cm. Escenas costumbristas de la administración en diferentes actitudes de inactividad y pasividad. Sigue: Les Grisettes; leurs moerus, leurs habitudes, leurs bonnes qualités, . Paris, Giraldon Bovinet, (1828); 12 láminas. Sigue: 3 láminas Vues de Paris Paris, Delpech, 1829. 1 lámina de Galerie Contemporaine Paris Delpech (1828). 2 láminas de Le tems Paris, Publie par Giraldon Bovinet (1828-1830) y 2 Moeurs du tems y 14 láminas que no conocemos a que obras corresponden. Todo se presentan encuadernadas en un tomo en folio mayor holandesa de época con pequeño desperfecto en esquina superior derecha de la tapa anterior. Henry Monnier (1799-1877) escritor y dibujante francés destacó como dibujante caricaturista. Sus obras alcanzan elevadas cotizaciones actualmente.

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        Annales de Chimie et de Physique. 1829 - Volume 2 : Tome Quarante-Unième [ Tome 41 - Tome XLI ] : Mémoire sur l'électro-chimie et l'emploi de l'électricité pour opérer des combinaisons (Becquerel) ; Recherches sur la structure des métaux (Félix Savart) ; Nouvelles Recherches sur la chaleur spécifique des gaz (Aug. de La Rive et F. Marcet) ; Recherches sur la chaleur spécifique des fluides élastiques (Dulong) ; Rapport, fait à l'Académie des Sciences, par M. Arago, sur les travaux relatifs aux sciences mathématiques qui ont été exécutés pendant le Voyage de la Chevrette ; Défense de la théorie de Volta relative à la production de l'électricité par le simple contact, contre les objections de M. le professeur A. de La Rive (Pfaff de Kiel) ; No

      Crochard 1829 - 1 vol. in-8 cartonnage marbré de l'époque, Chez Crochard, Paris, 1829, 448 pp. avec 2 planches dépliantes. Contient notamment : Mémoire sur l'électro-chimie et l'emploi de l'électricité pour opérer des combinaisons (Becquerel) ; Recherches sur la structure des métaux (Félix Savart) ; Nouvelles Recherches sur la chaleur spécifique des gaz (Aug. de La Rive et F. Marcet) ; Recherches sur la chaleur spécifique des fluides élastiques (Dulong) ; Rapport, fait à l'Académie des Sciences, par M. Arago, sur les travaux relatifs aux sciences mathématiques qui ont été exécutés pendant le Voyage de la Chevrette ; Défense de la théorie de Volta relative à la production de l'électricité par le simple contact, contre les objections de M. le professeur A. de La Rive (Pfaff de Kiel) ; Notice sur la caverne à ossemens d'Argou, située près de Vingrau (Marcel de Serres, Farines) ; Sur l'acide phosphorique (Gay-Lussac) Mémoire sur la réaction de torsion des lames et des verges rigides (Félix Savart) ; etc. Rare exemplaire du tome 41 des "Annales de Chimie et de Physique" recueillant notamment l'important article de Félix Savart sur "La Structure des métaux" (pp. 61-75, DSB, 12, 130), celui de Dulong (pp. 113-158, DSB, IV, 241). Etat très satisfaisant (cartonnage lég. frotté, qq. rouss., frott. sur un f.). Langue: Français [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Erklärung der Karte des Wiener Donau Kanals und der Donau in Wiens Umgegend, als Auszug des. zufolge allerhöchsten Auftrags bearbeiteten Memoire's dd 3ten September 1826 über die Ursachen der zunehmenden Versandung des Wiener Donau Kanals und der in besonders hohem Grade ausgearteten Donau um Wien. (Budapest, 1831). Gr. 8°. Gest. Titel, 29 S. (lithogr. Handschrift), mit 1 Karte im Text u. 1 (mehrf. gef.) lithogr. Donaulaufkarte, Pbd. d. Zt. mit hs. Deckelschild.

      - Nicht in Slg. Mayer u. Gugitz.- Sehr selten.- Der ?Königlich Ungarische Rath und Landes Ober Bau Director? Rauchmüller v. Ehrenstein erhielt v. Kaiser den Auftrag, für die Schiffahrt geeignete Wasserstrassen u. Häfen zu finden. Zwischen 1829 und 1831 veröffentlichte er seine Beobachtungen und Vorschläge in einem 9 bändigen Werk - Karte mit Aufdruck "Zum Vten Theil der Bau Uibersichten?; zeigt das Gebiet zwischen Muckendorf / Stockerau und Essling / Mannswörth. Die sehr detailierte Karte (60 x 133 cm) wurde lithographiert v. Melczel und Vörös ?Donau Mappirungs Ingenieure in Ofen?.- Karte mit 3 kl. Faltungsrissen, Ebd. etw. berieben. Rücken mit kl. Fehlstelle.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Müller]
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        Oeuvres de Dugald Stewart. (5 volumes).

      Bruxelles, Librairie philosophique, 1829. - 5 vols. Contemporary marbled calf, spines finely gilt, with red and green morocco title-labels. Text in French. (top of 1 spine repaired; a few corners very sl. dam.). With lithographed portrait (stained). (Paper partly seriously stained, mainly first and last quires of each volume). French. vol 1: Esquisses de philosophie morale, trad. par Jouffroy. 334 pp.; 2: Essais philosophiques sur les systèmes de Locke, Berkeley, Priestley, Horne-Tooke, etc., trad. par Huret. 328 pp.; 3-5: Histoire abrégée des sciences métaphysiques, morales et politiques, depuis la renaissance des lettres, trad. par Buchon. 336, 342, 272 pp. - Good complete set 2500g [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Emile Kerssemakers]
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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&#39;s popular childrens&#39; 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&#39;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&#39;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.

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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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.

      [Bookseller: Justin Croft Antiquarian Books Ltd ABA]
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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.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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