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        Il Vaticano (8 volume complete set)

      Roma, Tip. della Societa editrice, 1829 - 1838. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. 8 volume set. 848 pl. of 850. Folios, 46 cm. Bound in contemporary 3/4 green leather. Marbled boards. Top edge gilt. Wear and rubbing to extremities. Library bookplates. Markings to spine and verso of title page. Front board detached to Vols. I,VI,VII. Front boards starting to Vol. I-III. Chipping and loss to head and tail of Vol. I, III and VII. Lacking two plates. Pages clean and unmarked. Brunet IV, p. 677. <br>Collated: Vol. I: 304p. 86 pl. (complete); Vol. II: 294p. 68 pl., plate LXVII as plate LXVI matching plate list, then to pl LXVIII resulting from pl. XI printed as X and number continuously as such (complete); Vol. III: 280p., 113 pl. )complete. Vol. IV: 279p., 115 pl (complete); Vol. V: 230p., 118 pl. (complete); Vol. VI: 188p., 106 pl. (complete, pl 90-100 misbound); Vol. VII: 128p. 98 pl, lacking pl 19; Vol. VIII: 170p. 152 pl. lacking pl 92. This is an oversized or heavy book, that requires additional postage for international delivery outside the US.

      [Bookseller: SequiturBooks]
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        Naturgeschichte in Bildern. Säugethiere. Vögel. Mit erläuterndem Text. 174 altkolorierten lithographische Tafeln. Herausgegeben und verlegt von der lithographischen Anstalt Arnz & Co. 1. Lieferung, 1. - 15. Heft.

      Düsseldorf, Arnz 1829. Quer 4°. 60 nn. Seiten mit alpabetischem Register, 88 Seiten, 84 Tafeln (Säugetiere) und 90 Tafeln (Vögel). Halblederband der Zeit. Rücken mit kleinen Fehlstellen, etwas berieben, Kanten angestoßen. Inkunabel der Lithographie - Seite 85/86 mit kleiner Textfehlstelle, Seite 87/88 (Tafelbeschreibung Tafel 89 -91) nur fragmentarisch, 1 Tafel Säugetiere mit großer Fehlstelle. 20 Tafeln mit teils hinterlegten Randeinrissen, zwei größere Einrisse. Papier leicht gebräunt. Insgesamt gutes Exemplar. Versand D: 5,00 EUR Biologie, Biology, Naturwissenschaften, natural science, natural history, Ornithologie

      [Bookseller: Cassel & Lampe]
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        The Hobart Town Almanack for the Year 1830. With Embellishments

      Hobart Town: James Ross, 1829. Some wear of the spine panel, expertly repaired, remnant of original paper label, internally excellent.. 24mo, [viii], , 272 pp., engraved and lettepress titles, with a total of 11 engraved plates (including title page), original cloth. Rare and desirable early Tasmanian almanac here in its second year of issue, featuring eleven plates by the accomplished convict artist Thomas Bock and a descriptive itinerary of travel around Van Diemen's Land. Of particular interest are the final three pages of this volume, comprising regulations for Swan River settlers embarking from Hobart.The regulations are captioned 'For the guidance of those who may propose to embark as settlers, for the new Settlement, on the Western Coast of New Holland' and were issued by the Colonial Office in January 1829. They provide an excellent insight into preliminary arrangements for the colony, especially early land grants. We learn that the government wished to incur no expense for the transport of settlers or their upkeep, although the Lieutenant-Governor will grant land proportionately at a ratio of 40 acres for every £3 invested. The significant exception to this rule being settlers who bring labourers to the Swan River colony (including women and children over ten years of age) are entitled to further land grants. Full title will not be granted until land was cleared and improved, with uncleared ground incurring an annual fiscal penalty and ultimately reverting to the Crown. The second last provision stresses 'It is not intended that any convicts, or other description of prisoners, be transported to this new settlement' - ironic given that convict labour was deemed essential to the economy and transportation continued to West Australia long after its closure in Van Diemen's Land.The eleven plates were engraved by Thomas Bock (the good majority being signed "T. Bock") and are after originals by Frankland, Dalrymple, and Lemprière. Bock is widely recognised as one of the better convict artists of Van Diemen's Land: 'As a result of his work for James Ross, the proprietor of the Hobart Town Alamanck, Bock's skill as an engraver was further recognised. Most of the illustrations for the 1829, 1830, and 1835 almanacks were engraved by him and some also drawn by him. These plates… are competently engraved with finely-incised detail' (Hackforth-Jones The Convict Artists p.20).

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        Turkey,: Being a description of the manners, customs, dresses and other peculiarities characteristic of the inhabitants of the Turkish empire; to which is prefixed a sketch of the history of the Turks

      H. Cowperthwait 1829 - 3 volume set. 24 hand colored plates. Bound in contemporary 1/4 brown leather. Salmon paper boards. Good bindings and covers. Rubbing and fading to spines. Wear to extremities. Foxing throughout. A view of the Ottoman Empire. Manners, customs, dress, and other characteristics of the Turkish empire. Abbey, Travel, 6; Colas 2724 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Sammelband mit 20 Biographien und Nachrufen zu Lübecker Persönlichkeiten.

      meist Lübeck, Römhild, 1784/1829. - Mit 1 gefalteten Stammtafel, 1 gefalteten Liedtext, Pappband der Zeit, 16,5 x 11 cm, Einband etwas berieben.Interessanter Sammelband mit Lebensbeschreibungen von Lübecker Bürgermeistern, Senatoren, Ärzten, Lehrern und Geistlichen des 18. Jahrhunderts, u. a. Nicolaus Binder, Christian von Brokes, Franz Bernhard Bruns, Carl Abraham Gütschow, Gerhard Hinrich Lamprecht, Gabriel Christian Lembke, Christian Julius Wilhelm Mosche und Peter Hinrich Petersen. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat H. Carlsen]
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        Zauber-Theater und geographische Weltbühne (Unterzeichner:) Thieme, Mechanikus aus Leipzig

      (München), 5. - 7. Juli 1829.. Einblattdruck mit typographischem Text im Rahmen. Blattgr.: 36 x 23 cm. Johann Friedrich Gottlob Thieme aus Frohburg bei Leipzig zeigte zuerst "Die Bestürmung von Smolensk" und dann eine Impression von Venedig, ausgeführt mit seinen mechanischen Figuren. Zum Beschluss: "Mechanisch akrobatische Tänzer und zauberische Verwandlungen mit neuen Dekorationen dargestellt".

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Turszynski]
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        Naturgeschichte in Bildern. Säugethiere. Vögel. Mit erläuterndem Text. 174 altkolorierten lithographische Tafeln. Herausgegeben und verlegt von der lithographischen Anstalt Arnz & Co. 1. Lieferung, 1. - 15. Heft.

      Arnz, Düsseldorf, 1829 - Düsseldorf, Arnz 1829. Quer 4°. 60 nn. Seiten mit alpabetischem Register, 88 Seiten, 84 Tafeln (Säugetiere) und 90 Tafeln (Vögel). Rücken mit kleinen Fehlstellen, etwas berieben, Kanten angestoßen. Inkunabel der Lithographie - Seite 85/86 mit kleiner Textfehlstelle, Seite 87/88 (Tafelbeschreibung Tafel 89 -91) nur fragmentarisch, 1 Tafel Säugetiere mit großer Fehlstelle. 20 Tafeln mit teils hinterlegten Randeinrissen, zwei größere Einrisse. Papier leicht gebräunt. Insgesamt gutes Exemplar. Biologie, Biology; Naturwissenschaften, natural science, natural history; Ornithologie Rücken mit kleinen Fehlstellen, etwas berieben, Kanten angestoßen.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Cassel & Lampe Gbr]
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        Second voyage dans l'intérieur de l'AFRIQUE, depuis le golfe du Bénin jusqu'à Sackatou, pendant les années 1825, 1826, et 1827, suivi du voyage de Richard Lander, de Kano à la côte maritime; traduits de l'anglais par MM. Eyriès et de La Renaudière.

      Arthus Bertrand, Paris 1829 - 2 vol. in-8 brochés de XLVI 329 pp. 1 f.n.ch. (table) et 2 ff.n.ch. 440 pp. 24 pp. (catalogue), couverture imprimée. Bel exemplaire tel que paru de cette première traduction française (Gay 337). Ouvrage orné du portrait gravé en frontispice et de deux cartes repliées, gravées par A. Tardieu. Hugh Clapperton (1788-1827), explorateur écossais, voyagea avec le major Dixon Denham et effectuera divers voyages. Richard Lander, dont le périple est imprimé à la suite du récit, ramena les papiers de ce dernier en Europe, ayant été emporté par la dysenterie à Sakatou (Joucla 70). [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Dimitri KRONIS]
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        Schwanengesang. In Musik gesetzt für eine Singstimme mit Begleitung des Pianoforte... Letztes Werk. Ite [-IIte] Abtheilung. No. 5370. Preis f3._C.M. f. 2._. f.2_.

      Wien: Tobias Haslinger Musikverleger, im Hause der ersten österr: Sparkasse am Graben No. 572. Pfoehl sc. [PNs T.H. 5371-5384]. [1829]. Two volumes. Oblong folio. Original blue wrappers with publisher's decorative rectangular printed title label to upper of each volume. Housed in a custom-made full teal blue cloth-covered tray case with mid-tan leather title label gilt to spine. Vol. I: 1f. (recto title, verso blank), 1f. (recto engraved vignette featuring a swan, lake, vegetation, and sunburst, with "Prenumerations Exemplar" printed to head of illustration, verso blank), 1f. (recto contents, verso blank), [1]-44 , 1f. (blank). Vol. II: 1f. (recto title, verso blank), 45-89, [i] (blank) pp. Engraved throughout. Printed on fine quality paper carrying the watermark "LAF." Untrimmed and as issued, each of the 14 songs with its own title. Provenance From the collection of the singers Henriette and Josephine von Spaun, daughters of Anton von Spaun (1790-1849), who knew Schubert and was part of his circle in Vienna. Both upper inner wrappers with the early signature "Spaun," and both volumes with the decorative bookplate of the sisters, "Henriette und Josephine v. Spaun," laid down to inner corner of title. With the later small owndership handstamp of Mary L. Aufderheide to upper right margin of title. Wrappers somewhat worn, soiled, frayed and chipped, professionally restored at spine and corners. Numerous marginal tears and some more extensive tears professionally repaired; occasional staining. . The rare and elusive First Edition, first issue of both volumes. Deutsch 957 1-13, 965A. Hoboken 14, 685-686. Hirsch IV, 659. "The seven poems each by Rellstab and Heine that make up the posthumously titled Schwanengesang were probably intended for separate publication. From the rippling demisemiquavers of Liebesbotschat to the languid triplets of Ständcher, from the ebullience of Abschied to the sprawling gloom of In der Ferne, the emotional range of the Rellstab settings is staggering. Five of the seven Heine poems are deeply tragic, and with a remakable economy Schubert plumbs the essence of images such as Ihr Bild and Der Doppelgänger. Even if we assume that Schwanengesang was begun earlier, the sheer quantity and quality of productivity in Schubert's last months point to a man who has by sheer force of will resolved not to acknowledge his failing body. But it could just as easily describe a man who knows that his time is almost up – or a man who, in his creative prime and, having survived worse bouts of illness, had no expectation of dying. Whatever the explanation, his productivity remains nothing short of miraculous." Robert Winter et al in Grove Music Online. "Among the women who sang Schubert's compositions simply and naturally, I must mention most particularly Fräulein Henriette von Spaun..." Leopold von Sonnleithner, Vienna, November 1, 1857, in Deutsch: Memoirs of Schubert by his Friend, p. 117. According to Deutsch, p. 213, both Henriette and Josephine were good singers. A highly interesting association copy.

      [Bookseller: J & J Lubrano Music Antiquarians LLC]
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        UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

      Philadelphia: Published by Henry S. Tanner, 1829. Rebacked on linen, expertly conserved by the Green Dragon Bindery. Silk lining edges. Lightly and evenly toned. A very nice copy. In a modern half morocco portfolio, stamped in gilt. The first edition of Tanner's spectacular and very beautiful large-scale map from "the Golden Age of American Mapmaking." The 1829 first edition of this map is described by Rumsey as "one of the best early large maps of the United States and the premier map for its period" (Rumsey 975). The map shows the United States from the Atlantic ocean to what today is western Kansas (noted as "Kanzas" on map). To the west of Michigan Territory and Missouri large areas of land include the locations of numerous Indian tribes but are designated as "Districts" rather than Territories: District of Huron, Sioux District, Mandan District, Osage District and Ozark District. Also included are canals, railroads, "McAdamized" roads and proposed canals and railroads. One of the most attractive and interesting aspects of the map are the numerous insets: these include sixteen inset city and regional maps (Environs of Albany; Environs of Boston; Environs of New York; Environs of Philadelphia and Trenton; Environs of Baltimore and Washington; Cincinnati; Charleston; New Orleans; South Part of Florida; Washington; Baltimore; Philadelphia; New York; Boston; Pittsburgh & Environs; Oregon and Mandan Districts [8 x 13 inches, with a further inset 'Outlet of Oregon River']) the border of the main map also includes fourteen profiles of portages, canals, and railroads and two tables in the lower right corner: Statistics of the Western Districts, and Statistics of the United States. According to Tooley, H.S. Tanner is "thought to be the first native-born American to devote his career to publishing," and he is responsible for some of the most important maps of the United States to be published in the 19th century. AMERICAN IMPRINTS 40603. PHILLIPS MAPS, p.885 (ref). RUMSEY 975. STREETER SALE 3835 HOWES T28. RISTOW, pp.191-98. SABIN 94318. SCHWARTZ & EHRENBERG, p.253 ("Twice as detailed as Melish's map of 1816"). WHEAT TRANSMISSISSIPPI II, 390, p.94 (illustrated), p.96.

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        (Feuerthalen 1792 - 1850 Laufen-Uhwiesen). Fluelen am Vierwaldstättersee, Canton Uri. Aquarell von 1829. Schwach leserlich unten links signiert u. datiert. 40 x 59 cm. Im alten Goldrahmen.

       1829 Johann Ludwig Bleuler wurde als Sohn des berühmten Schweizer Landschaftsmalers und Kleinmeisters Johann Heinrich Bleuler geboren; er war der jüngere Bruder des Malers Johann Heinrich Bleuler. Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        Leçons de chimie appliquée à la teinture

      1829 - 2 vol. de [61]-82, 46, (1 Paris, Pichon et Didier, 1829, in-8, 2 vol. de [61]-82, 46, (1 bl.), 46, (2), 41-44, 20, 31, 47, 52, 62, 51, 50, 59, 59, 56, 59, 88, 59 ; 80, 47, 52, 40, 112, 62, 62, 31, 87, 38, 95, 64, 71, 91 [mal chiff. 99], 296pp. et 3 pl., demi-basane bleue nuit de l'époque, dos lisse orné, Première édition de cet ouvrage rare et important. Chevreul, chimiste et directeur de la manufacture des Gobelins, mécontent du rendu visuel des couleurs des tapisseries fabriquées à Paris, chercha une solution, par le biais de la chimie, en étudiant la fixation des pigments. "Chevreul's immediate task at Gobelins was to work on the improvement of color intensity and fastness in wools. He had been selected for this position because he was an outstanding chemist; and his initial studies were on the chemical aspects of dyes and dyeing, attempting to place the art of dyeing on a more rational basis than the complicated and empirical procedures then employed. He embarked upon a thorough study of the natural properties of natural dyes and between 1838 and 1864 published several important papers in the Mémoires de l'Académie des Sciences, reviewing the chemistry and technology of dyeing. These papers and 'Leçons de chimie appliqué à la teinture' (1829-1830) rendered an important service to the dye industry during the years prior to the advent of synthetic dyestuffs" (DSB). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Alain Brieux]
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        Descrizione della aerobata o macchina aereobatica costrutta dal Signor Francesco Orlandi di Bologna con alcuni cenni storici intorno lo Sferisterio...

      Macerata: per Guis. Mancini Cortesi. 1829. "Thin 8vo, pp. 16; 2 folding plates bound in as frontispieces; later decorative pastepaper boards, small portion of top of spine chipped away, the paper cracking with tiny loss to spine proper, and some browning to extremities; internally near fine. An early Italian balloonist, Orlandi began publishing brief illustrated works with this or very similar titles in cities across Italy. OCLC lists the earliest of these as printed in Bologna in 1824; the last in 1869, also Bologna. Other cities include Verona, Milan, Parma, Brescia, Mantua, and Forli in addition to Macerata. "

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        "The class aves arranged by the Baron Cuvier, with specific descriptions by Edward Griffith … and Edward Pidgeon … the additional species inserted in the text of Cuvier by John Edward Gray."

      London: "Whittaker, Treacher & Co.". 1829. "First edition in English, 3 vols., 4to, 111 engraved plates of birds, mounted and on India paper, as issued; contemporary purple calf gilt, scuffed and rubbed, spines faded to brown; upper joint of vol. I starting, else a good, sound set, internally clean. Volumes 6-8 (all of the birds) of Cuvier's great The Animal Kingdom."

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        SPECIMENS OF AMERICAN POETRY, WITH CRITICAL AND BIOGRAPHICAL NOTICES ...

      Boston: S. G. Goodrich and Co.,. 1829. nineteenth-century three-quarter black pebbled morocco and marbled boards, spines and sides tooled in gold, t.e.g., other edges untrimmed.. A fine copy. (#137385). First edition. The first comprehensive anthology of American poetry. It includes poems by 189 American poets, beginning with Cotton Mather and ending with John Greenleaf Whittier. At the end of the third volume is a 28-page "Catalogue of American Poetry" which lists in chronological order "all the poetical works of American origin which have come under notice in the course of this undertaking." "The work was projected by [Samuel Griswold] Goodrich and originally undertaken by a Boston journalist, Frederic S. Hill, and was conceived as a refutation of Sydney Smith and other calumniators of American genius. To make the refutation sufficiently crushing, Kettell went into highways and hedges in search of eligible bards with the result that his collection throws a brilliant light on the state of literary culture in the period covered. The reviewers [e.g. S. A. Eliot, NORTH AMERICAN REVIEW, October 1829] fell foul of its indiscriminate inclusiveness and several editorial shortcomings; Goodrich, in consequence, lost $1,5000 on the venture and felt that insult was added to injury when he discovered that SPECIMENS were commonly referred to as 'Goodrich's Kettle of Poetry.'" - DAB Harris Collection, p. 137. Sabin 37655.

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        The Botanic Garden, consisting of highly finished representations of hardy ornamental flowering plants, cultivated in Great Britain. Bd. 3.

      London - 1830 1829 - gest. Tit., gest. Widmungsbl., 97 nn. Bll. und 24 kol. Kst.- Tafeln, 4°, Or.- HLdr. d. Zt. m. Rvg. u. Ganzgoldschn. Nissen, BBI 2222. - Die gesuchte und schöne bot. Zeitschrift hier in einem besonders schönem Exemplar, die Tafeln sauber und in kräftigem Kolorit. Jede Tafel mit 4 fein ausgeführten Blumenbildern, gestochen v. S. Watts n. Smith. Der gesuchte 3. Band. - Vorsätze und gest. Tit. leicht fleckig, Innen absolut sauber. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        (KLERCKER, GÖRAN af)

      Handbok i lust-fyrverkeriet för artillerister och konstälskare. Af G. af K. Kristianstad, F. F. Cedergréens boktryckeri, 1829. 8:o. (4),201,(1) s. & 3 utvikbara litograferade plr. Samtida hfrbd med hårt nött rygg och infärgade snitt. Pärmhörnen stukade och ryggskinnet skadat upp- och nedtill. Mindre fuktfläck i yttermarginalen fram till s. 10 och pappersförlust i nedre ytterhörnet på s. 147. För övrigt bra inlaga med endast enstaka småfläckar.. Göran af Klercker (1798-43) slutade sin karriär som kapten vid Vendes artilleriregemente och två av hans söner blev också artillerister. För att undvika olyckshändelser i samband med det tämligen vådliga arbetet att tillverka fyrverkerier, fastslås i några regler mot slutet, till exempel: "Böra framför allt inga slurfaktiga eller druckna arbetare användas och den noggrannaste ordning iakttagas under arbetet, hvilket, då det sker i stort, bör verkställas efter en förut uppgjord plan, så att hvarje slags arbete göres på en gång [...] hvarigenom vinnes, utom tid och materialier, äfven enformighet i arbetet och lättnad uti tillsynen"

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        Itinéraire à Jérusalem (2 volumes), Atala et René (1 volume), Les Martyrs (2 volumes) et Les Natchez (1 volume)

      1829 - 6 volumes Paris, Ladvocat, libraire, 1829-1830, in-8, 6 volumes, plein veau cerise de l'époque, dos lisse orné d'un décor à la rocaille et de pièces de titre et de tomaison en veau noir (coiffes frottées), 6 volumes des oeuvres complètes. Exemplaire luxueusement vêtu d'une reliure romantique en plein veau des Oeuvres complétes de Chateaubriand parues autour des années 1830 chez Ladvocat. Les 6 présents volumes contiennent l'Itinéraire de Paris à Jérusalem (tomes 8-10) ; Atala, René et le Dernier Abencérage (tome 16) ; Les Martyrs (tomes 17-18, et 18bis) ; et les Natchez (tomes 19-20). Très bel exemplaire [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Map of the County of Saratoga

      New York: David H. Burr, 1829. unbound. Rawdon Clark & Co.. Map. Copper plate engraving with original hand-coloring. Image measures 12 x 17 1/2". routes, waterways, and topographical details, and icons label villages, flouring mills, factories, forges, saw mills, and churches. This first edition of Burr's county map appeared in his "Atlas of the State of New York" of the same year, which was the second atlas of an individual state ever published. The map is in good condition with light foxing throughout. Full original margins. David H. Burr (1803-1875) served as Topographer to the United States Post Office and Geographer to the House of Representatives and was widely known for his accuracy and attention to detail. His "Universal Atlas" was the first to map each of the United States individually. This map is a lovely rendering of a hard-to-find county in New York State.

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        Anthologie grammaticale arabe ou, Morceaux choisis de divers grammairiens et scholiastes arabes, avec une traduction francaise et des notes, pouvant faire suite a la chrestomathie arabe. [ al- Mutr min kutub aimmat at-tafsr wa-\'l-arabya f kaf al-a an awmi al-ialat an-naawya wa-\'l-luawya wa-huwa takmilat Kitb al-Ans al-mufd li--lib al-mustafd].

      Paris : Imprimerie Royale, 1829. X, 519, 186 p. Half leather. Good. Cover worn. Note of ownership on title and front paper. Isolated marginalia. Slightly foxed paper. 519 pages in French with Arabic citations, 186 p. in Arabic. Versand D: 4,50 EUR grammar arabische Grammatik Arabisch

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        MISSISSIPPI KITE

      London, 1829. Near fine condition. Audubon's depiction of the Mississippi Kite appeared in 1829 as plate 117 in THE BIRDS OF AMERICA. This plate aroused considerable debate at the time, because many natural historians were quick to note the similarity between the lower of the two birds shown and the rendering of the same species in Alexander Wilson's AMERICAN ORNITHOLOGY, issued in 1809. Audubon was detested by Wilson's loyalists in the Philadelphia scientific establishment of the day. Lead by George Ord, who had completed Wilson's work after his death, they felt that Audubon over-romanticized his work and had no scientific ability. They seized on this obvious cribbing from Wilson as another example of Audubon's perfidy. Indeed, it is difficult to understand why Audubon found it necessary to lift a bird portrait from Wilson, so vastly his inferior as an artist. The other kite shown provides a magnificent contrast, demonstrating how extraordinary Audubon's talents were.

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        Memoires d'une Contemporaine ou Souvenirs d'une Femme sur les Principaux Personnages de la Republique du Consulat, de l'Empire, etc.; 8-Vol. Set, Complete

      P J Voglet and H Tarlier, Brussels, 1829. Fifth Edition Hardcover. Condition: Fair/None Scarce. Gray-some with pink and yellow-marbled boards, toned with age, quarter brown leather with gilt titling and deco to spine, 32mo., corners bumped and edgewear. Blue stippled page edges. Spines of 2, 3, 6, 7 are distinct and fine; the others are sunned and cracked, with more chips to spine ends; the spines have started on top of 1 and bottom of 3. Vol. 3, pg. 10 stuck and incurred 1/4 in. closed tear at inner margin. Bindings are sound and interiors clean and unmarked. 4 and 8 have moderate foxing first few pages. Vol. 2 publisher, H Tarlier, though it is exactly the same format. NOT a reprint or print-on-demand. Not ex-library. This is an original. Overall, quite readable and nice once you get past the shabby board edges, though the marbling is lovely. These writings are 'more confessions than memoir, ' explains the adventuresome St-Elme, a.k.a. Maria Johanna Elselina Versfelt and Elzelina av Aylde Jonghe, or by her pseudonym La Contemporaine. St-Elme was a Dutch writer and stage actress who lived a wild life, (1776-1845). She married a merchant but was known for her love affairs, particularly overlapping, long term affairs with two generals. After the French Conquest in 1795, she left the Netherlands to follow her lovers in their military campaigns across Europe. She worked as an actress in traveling theatres in France and Italy, and in 1827, published these memoirs, which made her famous. Ships from US. Language: French. Pages: 0

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        Schwanengesang. In Musik gesetzt für eine Singstimme mit Begleitung des Pianoforte. Letztes Werk. Ite [-IIte] Abtheilung. No. 5370. Preis f3._C.M. f. 2._. f.2_.

      Tobias Haslinger Musikverleger, im Hause der ersten österr: Sparkasse am Graben No. 572. Pfoehl sc. [PNs T.H. 5371-5384] [1829], Wien - The rare and elusive First Edition, first issue of both volumes. Deutsch 957 1-13, 965A. Hoboken 14, 685-686. Hirsch IV, 659. "The seven poems each by Rellstab and Heine that make up the posthumously titled Schwanengesang were probably intended for separate publication. From the rippling demisemiquavers of Liebesbotschat to the languid triplets of Ständcher, from the ebullience of Abschied to the sprawling gloom of In der Ferne, the emotional range of the Rellstab settings is staggering. Five of the seven Heine poems are deeply tragic, and with a remakable economy Schubert plumbs the essence of images such as Ihr Bild and Der Doppelgänger. Even if we assume that Schwanengesang was begun earlier, the sheer quantity and quality of productivity in Schubert's last months point to a man who has by sheer force of will resolved not to acknowledge his failing body. But it could just as easily describe a man who knows that his time is almost up &#150; or a man who, in his creative prime and, having survived worse bouts of illness, had no expectation of dying. Whatever the explanation, his productivity remains nothing short of miraculous." Robert Winter et al in Grove Music Online. "Among the women who sang Schubert's compositions simply and naturally, I must mention most particularly Fräulein Henriette von Spaun." Leopold von Sonnleithner, Vienna, November 1, 1857, in Deutsch: Memoirs of Schubert by his Friend, p. 117. According to Deutsch, p. 213, both Henriette and Josephine were good singers. A highly interesting association copy. Two volumes. Oblong folio. Original blue wrappers with publisher's decorative rectangular printed title label to upper of each volume. Housed in a custom-made full teal blue cloth-covered tray case with mid-tan leather title label gilt to spine. Vol. I: 1f. (recto title, verso blank), 1f. (recto engraved vignette featuring a swan, lake, vegetation, and sunburst, with "Prenumerations Exemplar" printed to head of illustration, verso blank), 1f. (recto contents, verso blank), [1]-44 , 1f. (blank). Vol. II: 1f. (recto title, verso blank), 45-89, [i] (blank) pp. Engraved throughout. Printed on fine quality paper carrying the watermark "LAF." Untrimmed and as issued, each of the 14 songs with its own title. ProvenanceFrom the collection of the singers Henriette and Josephine von Spaun, daughters of Anton von Spaun (1790-1849), who knew Schubert and was part of his circle in Vienna. Both upper inner wrappers with the early signature "Spaun," and both volumes with the decorative bookplate of the sisters, "Henriette und Josephine v. Spaun," laid down to inner corner of title. With the later small owndership handstamp of Mary L. Aufderheide to upper right margin of title. Wrappers somewhat worn, soiled, frayed and chipped, professionally restored at spine and corners. Numerous marginal tears and some more extensive tears professionally repaired; occasional staining. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Mit hoher Bewilligung wird Unterzeichneter heute ... eine große mechanische-physikalische Abend-Unterhaltung aus der natürlichen Magie in 2 Abtheilungen seine Leistungen zu geben die Ehre haben.(Unterzeichner:) L. von Linski.

      (Augsburg), 1. April 1829.. Einblattdruck mit typographischem Text im Rahmen. Blattgr.: 37 x 23 cm. Der Zauberer Louis von Linsky (geb. 1801 in Warschau) zieht hier alle Register: Er zeigt "fliegende Preziosen", Kartenkunststücke, wird mit einem Magnet ohne Electricität Obst verändern, verlorene Gegenstände wieder finden, Goldstücke vermehren oder in 48pfündige Kugeln vermehren usw. - Nicht immer waren seine Vorführungen erfolgreich: Am 7. 11. 1829 sollte seine Ehefrau Emilie in Arnstadt auf offener Bühne eine auf sie abgefeuerte Kugel fangen - zwei Tage später erlag sie ihrer Schussverletzung. Der tragische Vorfall wurde von der Marlitt in der Einleitung ihrer Novelle "Das Geheimniß der alten Mamsell" literarisch verarbeitet.

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        Zauber - Theater und geographische Weltbühne. (Unterzeichner:) Thieme, Mechanikus aus Leipzig.

      (München), 5. - 7. Juli 1829.Einblattdruck mit typographischem Text im Rahmen. Blattgr.: 36 x 23 cm. Johann Friedrich Gottlob Thieme aus Frohburg bei Leipzig zeigte zuerst "Die Bestürmung von Smolensk" und dann eine Impression von Venedig, ausgeführt mit seinen mechanischen Figuren. Zum Beschluss: "Mechanisch akrobatische Tänzer und zauberische Verwandlungen mit neuen Dekorationen dargestellt". Bücher de

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        Burgansicht, bei Mondschein.

      - Lithographie m. Tonplatte v. Villeneuve n. Ring b. Engelmann, 1829, 20 x 29,5

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        Mit hoher Bewilligung wird heute ... die hier anwesende concessionirte großberühmte Künstler- und Ballettänzer-Gesellschaft der Madame Bernhardt aus Berlin die Ehre haben, bei ihrer Durchreise von ihrem mechanischen, physikalischen, gymnastischen, magnetischen und anderen Kunstfertigkeiten zum Erstenmale die Gesellschaft auf eine angenehme Weise zu unterhalten.

      München, 15 Mai 1829.. Einblattdruck mit typographischem Text. Blattgr.: 36 x 22 cm. Die Zauberin Karoline Bernhardt war Schülerin des Giuseppe Pinetti; Auftritte sind von 1828 bis 1856 nachweisbar, dürften aber bereits früher stattgefunden haben - der Zaubermeister Pinetti verstarb bereits ca. 1806. Hier zeigt Mme. Bernhardt u. a. einen in Sprachen sprechenden Automaten, "das physikalische Treibhaus", "das bezauberte Bisquit". - Auch Unterricht wird erteilt, Mme. Bernhardt verspricht ihren Schülern innerhalb einer Stunde mehrere Kunststücke zu lehren.

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        Mit hoher Bewilligung wird heute ... die hier anwesende concessionirte großberühmte Künstler- und Ballettänzer-Gesellschaft der Madame Bernhardt aus Berlin die Ehre haben, bei ihrer Durchreise von ihrem mechanischen, physikalischen,.gymnastischen, magnetischen und anderen Kunstfertigkeiten zum Erstenmale die Gesellschaft auf eine angenehme Weise zu unterhalten.

      München, 15 Mai 1829. Einblattdruck mit typographischem Text. Blattgr.: 36 x 22 cm. Die Zauberin Karoline Bernhardt war Schülerin des Giuseppe Pinetti; Auftritte sind von 1828 bis 1856 nachweisbar, dürften aber bereits früher stattgefunden haben - der Zaubermeister Pinetti verstarb bereits ca. 1806. Hier zeigt Mme. Bernhardt u. a. einen in Sprachen sprechenden Automaten, \"das physikalische Treibhaus\", \"das bezauberte Bisquit\". - Auch Unterricht wird erteilt, Mme. Bernhardt verspricht ihren Schülern innerhalb einer Stunde mehrere Kunststücke zu lehren. Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        History of the Afghans:

      London: Printed for the Oriental Translation Committee,, 1829-36. Translated from the Persian of Neamet Ullah … 2 parts quarto bound as one. Original green sand-grained cloth, paper label to the spine. A little rubbed, spine label chipping and slightly scuffed, but largely legible, front hinge just started and the first quire slightly loose as a consequence, endpapers browned, light toning throughout, a very good copy. First edition. Dorn (1805-1881) was a pioneer in many areas of Iranian studies in Russia. "He was particularly interested in the Pashtuns and published annotated editions and translations of texts on tribal history. Dorn never visited Afghanistan, but he nevertheless established the scientific basis for Afghan studies, particularly the first systematic description of Pashto" (Encyclopaedia Iranica). Ni'mat Allah al-Harawi (fl.1613?-1630), called Nimatullah, was a chronicler and waqia-navis, or court reporter, at the court of the Moghul Emperor Jahangir. He compiled the Makhzan-i-Afghani from materials accumulated by Haibat Khan of Samana, and, while some of the content is somewhat fanciful, the book was a major source for the origins of the Pashtuns, also including the genealogies of the Afghan rulers in Bengal and some events contemporary with its composition. For this translation Dorn used a copy from the library of the Royal Asiatic Society "it is very carelessly written, by one Fut'h Khan, for his own use, in the year 1131 of the Hejra (A.D. 1718)" (Preface).

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        Traité de Chimie Minérale, Végétale et Animale + Théorie des proportions chimiques et table synoptique des poids atomiques. (8 Vols.)

      Paris, Didot 1829 - En français. Le Traité sont 7 v. d'un total de 8 (il manque le t. 4); la "Théorie" a été reliée comme v. 9, mais il s'agit d'un ouvrage indépendante. Traité: Paris, Didot, 1829-1833. Édition originale française, en partie originale tout court. Théorie: 2e. ed. ampliée., 1835. Reliure d'époque demi-cuir; 14x22cm; Traité: 480p (3 planches), 544p (2 pr), 496p, 600p (1 pr), 748p, 758p, 356p + 66p (7 pr e 1 table rempliée); Théorie: 477p. Reliures un peu passées (manques au dos des vs 8 et 7); reliure du v. 1 avec usures au premier plat; galéries que trouent les premières pages du 1. v.; état général bon. Traité: t1 général; t2-3: Chimie minérale; t5-7 Chimie organique; t8 Opérations et appareils chimiques. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        India; or Facts submitted to illustrate the Character and Condition of the Native Inhabitants,: with suggestions for reforming the present system of government.

      1829-32, London: Smith Elder 1829 - The second volume contains two long essays: On the effects of the Revenue System of India as regards the Treatment and Condition of the People, and the Revolution it has occasioned in the State of Landed Property; [and] An Exposition of the Results of the East India Company's Trade in a Political and Financial Point of View, from 1600 to the Present Time. A very good set bound in later half morocco. Discreet stamp of City Liberal Club on last leaf of each volume. First edition Two volumes, pp.xi, 656; 785, 3 folding tables.

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        MEMOIRES DE M. DE BOURRIENNE SUR NAPOLEON, LE DIRECTOIRE, LE CONSULAT,L'EMPIRE ET LA RESTAURATION (COMPLET DES 10 TOMES)

      Paris, Ladvocat 1829; Dix volumes in - 8°(21x13cm); reliure romantique pleine basane havane; Dos à nerfs orné de motifs dorés et estampés et portant le titre. Guirlande et motifs estampés sur les plats; Tranches marbrées. Environ 400p par volume. Dos légèrement frottés et quelques petites imperfections sur les plats; l'ensemble reste très agréable. Français

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        Memoirs of the Emperor Jahangueir,: Written by Himself; and translated from a Persian Manuscript, by Major David Price.

      London Oriental Translation Fund. 1829 - The autobiography of Jahangir, 1569 &#150; 1627, son of Akbar and fourth ruler of the Mughal empire from 1605 until his death. He was known as "Conqueror of the World". A very good copy bound in later half calf.

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        Poems

      Lambeth: Printed (For Private Distribution Only) at the Author's Private Press, 1829 - Small 8vo, contemporary black morocco, skillfully rebacked, gilt decorations and lettering, a.e.g. Frontis portrait after a portrait by R. Reading. Bound in before the portrait is a ten-page manuscript of Monceieff's poem "An Allegory," signed and dated September 20, 1845. ? A collection of about 100 poems in several forms by the playwright, theatre manager, miscellaneous writer and apparently occasional printer, as well. Moncrieff (1794-1857) was a self-described "hack," and a prolific one, who specialized in adapting novels for the stage and who made what little money he could in theatre and literary work of any kind. A few years after this volume was published, Moncrieff began struggling with progressive blindness. Poems contains sonnets, songs, ballads, epigrams and madrigals, mostly on the subject of unrequited love, something at which Moncrieff appears to have had a great deal of experience. ? At the foot of the final page of text is the imprint "W. T. Moncrieff, Typ. Saville House, Lamberth." ? Inscribed at the head of the title-page "To J. Miles Esqr / With the Author's best acknowledgements." The manuscript poems go into length about the aging process and loss of sight and is certainly in part autobiographical. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Deutschlands gefährlichste Giftpflanzen, mit erläuterndem Texte, worin ihre Wirkungsart und die wirksamsten Hülfsmittel bei Vergiftungen angegeben sind, nebst einer leichtfaßlichen Einleitung in die Pflanzenkunde.

      Stuttgart Fr Brodhag'sche Buchhandlung ; 1829 - EA; ca 36x24 cm; (4) 30 Textseiten plus 24 (22 kolorierte) lith. Tafeln; einfacher Halbledereinband um 1860 (Einband etwas bestoßen und berieben, Name auf Vorsatzblatt, Textseiten teils geringfügig fleckig, Tafeln meist im unteren Bereich [vom Blättern finger-]fleckig, 2 Tafeln etwas stärker, Tafel X mit als kolorierte Zeichnung ergänzten Eckabriß; sonst gutes Exemplar) 0,000 gr. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Flora and Pomona: Or, The British fruit and flower garden, containing descriptions of the most valuable and interesting flowers and fruits cultivated . and colouring of the fruits and flowers

      Printed for T. Kelly 1829 - 1829. Unpaginated. Black, half leather bound with gilt decoration along spine and brown marbled boards. Severely hinge cracked with loose front board. Noticeable foxing, tanning and handling marks with intermittent dog-eared corners. Occasional chipping along page edges with repair and water marking at front pages. Contains colour plates, of which at least one is loose and marbled endpapers. Leather missing at top and bottom of spine. Noticeable bumping, rubbing and scuffing to spine ends and to corners with noticeable rubbing, scuffing and wear along edges and over surfaces. Liquid marking at rear leather with pieces of fused paper. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Narrative of a journey from Constantinople to England.

      London, Frederick Westley and A.H. Davis, 1829. 3rd. ed. (xii, 445 p., fold. map as frontisp., 5 b/w litho. plts., 3 plts., map with minor brown spots, one large fold. map at end; a good copy in giltdecorated brownletter binding.

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        Zeldzaamheden Verzameld en Uitgegeven,

      Gent, P.F. De Goisin-Verhaeghe, 1829 - Zeldzaamheden Verzameld en Uitgegeven door Jon. D`Huyvetter, hrsg. Gent, P.F. de Goesin-Verheghe, 1829, 4°, Hlwd. d. Zt. m. 22 ganzeitigen Lithographien d. belg. Künstlers Joan d`Huyvetter, d. Werk zeigt 264 Stke. dek. Kunt (Kermak-Vasen, Krüge, etc.) showing the collection of Joan d`Huyvetter beligium artist with 2654 pieces of decorated art (vases, tankards, beer mugs, wine jugs, windows, etc.), rare Ausgabe! tlw. stockfleckig, Einband etwas berieben Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 990

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        Jones\' Views of the Seats, Mansions, Castles, & c. of Noblemen and Gentlemen in England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland, and other picturesque Scenery accompanied with historical Descriptions of the Mansions, List of Pictures, Statues, & c. and genealogical Sketches of the Families and their Possessors ; forming Part of the general Series of Jones\' Great Britain Illustrated

      London: published by Jones & Co. Temple of the Muses Finsbury Square, 1829. Prachtvoller grüner Ganzledereinband (28 x 21,5 cm) mit reichem Goldschmuck, vier erhabenen Bünden und umlaufendem Goldschnitt, 176 Seiten Text, 176 gestochene Ansichten (jeweils im Format 13 x 8,5 cm) auf 88 Tafeln. Sehr guter Zustand (very good condition). Regal-HH-pw44436 Versand D: 4,60 EUR

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        Stockholms utseende i aldre ach nyare tider.Tecknigar af F. Werner.

      Oblong 4to (17? x 25? cm. Stockholm: Stentryk af C. Muller, 1829. Oblong 4to (17? x 25? cm.), original printed gray wrappers, in marbled boards, gilt-decorated mottled calf spine and corners, giltlettered crimson morocco spine label, device giltstamped on front cover, marbled endpapers. Lithographic title-page with heraldic decoration and eight leaves, each bearing on recto a city view with caption in Swedish and French. Light foxing, but overall crisp and clean.[(?) First Edition. The artist of these small but fine views is identified on the front wrapper as "Fr. Werner" and on the title-page as "F. Werner"; it is pretty certain that Fredrik Emanuel Werner (1780-1832), the Swedish painter and lithographer of mythological and topographical scenes, is the guy. This work seems to be virtually unrecorded, at least outside of Scandinavia where the National Library of Sweden lists one copy identical in collation to this copy. The British Museum Catalogue does list an Utsiger of Stockholm utaf F. Werner of the same date, with color plates but no letterpress. The present lithographs include various views of the city, usually from the water.

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        First Burma War. Manuscript Letters Concerning the East India Company's Planning for a Medal in Gold and Silver.

      East India Company & Royal Mint, London 1829 - East India Company Medal for the First Burma War. Two interesting letters concerning the planning of this medal which give some insight into the relationship between the Company and the Royal Mint. The first letter, which is marked "Copy" top left and dated East India House 12 March 1829, is written by two Directors of the East India Company, William Astell [who had been a Director since 1800] and John Loch [who was to become Deputy Chairman] and is addressed to John Charles Herries [1778-1853, Master of the Mint 1828-30]. It suggests that the Directors wish to have a medal struck for issue to the Native Troops who were engaged in the Burma War. They anticipate needing 765 in gold and 33,264 in silver. The standard reference book suggests that rather smaller numbers [750 & 24,000 were actually issued]. This letter is written in a secretarial hand on a the first side of a bifolium of paper watermarked J Green 1828. The second letter is written in his own hand and signed "Jas W Morrison" to the Master of the Mint on a smaller sheet of folded writing paper dated Mint Office 13 March 1829 and after a discussion of the work being done on an ingot for another client Morrison talks about the copy of the letter from The Company which he is enclosing and pointing out that the usual course is for the request to go through the Secretary of State. Size: Folio and Smaller

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        Bath and Bristol, with the Counties of Somerset and Gloucester.

      London, Jones and Co., 1829. - Displayed in a Series of Views; including the modern improvements, picturesque scenery. Antiquities, etc from original drawings of Thos. H. Sheperd. Mit 2 Titelvignetten, Mit 48 Stahlstichen auf 24 Tafeln, 55 Seiten, Lederband der Zeit, 27,5 x 21 cm, Einband leicht berieben, Seidenhemdchen mit leichtem Abklatsch der Abbildungen, sonst gut erhalten. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Rio de Janeiro wie es ist. Beiträge zur Tages - und Sitten - Geschichte der Hauptstadt von Brasilien mit vorzüglicher Rücksicht auf die Lage des dortigen deutschen Militairs.

      Hannover, Hahn 1829.X, 394 S. HLwd. d. Zt. mit goldgepr. Rückentitel. Sabin 77653; Berger 265; Borba de Moraes 780: "The author was born in Hannover in 1795. He adopted a military career and went to Brazil in 1824, where he was made a lieutenant in the second Grenadier Battalion of the Brazilian Army. He returned to Europe in 1827. No other book about German mercenary in the service of Pedro I is as well written as this. It is a first class study of the period despite the fact that it is highly critical. The dictum `Huma vez e nunca mais` (Once and never again) sets the tone of the book. It is now difficult to find." - Etwas berieben. Tls. stärker gebräunt. SS. 111 / 112 mit Papierverlust am Rand. Bücher de

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        FAMILY LIBRARY.

      London, Murray/Tegg, 1829-1836. In-24 gr. (mm. 145x93), 80 voll., bella legatura d'amatore in p. vitellino coevo, cornice dorata ai piatti, dorso a cordoni con ricca decoraz. e tit. oro su due tasselli, dentelles dorate ai risg., tagli marmorizz.; ogni vol. di ca. 300/500 pp. Offriamo una raccolta dei "primi 80 volumi" di questa pregevole Collana, illustrata da tavv. inc. su acciaio o su rame o su legno, relativa a opere di storia, viaggi, biografie, letteratura ed arte, completa in tutte le sue parti, anche dal punto di vista iconografico. Qui di seguito diamo un breve elenco dei primi 20 titoli: (LOCKHART) ?"The History of Napoleon Buonaparte?", condensed from "The life of Napoleon" by Scott - WILLIAMS J. ?"The life and actions of Alexander the Great?" - CUNNINGHAM A. ?"The Lives of the most eminent British Painters, Sculptors, and Architects?" - (MILMAN H.H) ?"The history of the Jews?" - ?"The Natural History of Insects?" - ?"The Court and Camp of Buonaparte?" - IRVING W. ?"The Life and Voyages of Christopher Columbus?" - SOUTHEY R. ?"The Life of Nelson?" - (MACMICHAEL W.) ?"Lives of British Physicians?" - GLEIG G.R. ?"The History of the British Empire in India?" - SCOTT W. ?"Letters on Demonology and Witchcraft?" - Major HEAD F.B. ?"The Life of Bruce the African Traveller?" - IRVING W. ?"Voyages and Discoveries of the Companions of Columbus?" - (SMEDLEY E.) ?"Sketches from Venetian History?" - PALGRAVE F. ?"History of England?": Anglo-Saxon Period - FRASER TYTLER P. ?"Lives of Scottish Worthies?" - (BURROW J.) ?"A Family Tour through South Holland; up the Rhine; and across the Netherlands to Ostend?" - BREWSTER D. ?"The Life of Sir Isaac Newton?" - (BURROW J.) ?"The Eventful History of the Mutiny and Piratical Seizure of H.M.S. Bounty: its cause and consequence?" - LANDER R. and J. ?"Journal of an Expedition to explore the Course and Termination of the Niger; with a Narrative of a Voyage down that River to its termination?". A richiesta potremo fornire elenco dettagliato dei titoli della raccolta, tutta ben conservata.

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        Jones' Views of the Seats, Mansions, Castles, & c. of Noblemen and Gentlemen in England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland, and other picturesque Scenery accompanied with historical Descriptions of the Mansions, List of Pictures, Statues, & c. and genealogical Sketches of the Families and their Possessors ; forming Part of the general Series of Jones' Great Britain Illustrated

      London: published by Jones & Co. Temple of the Muses Finsbury Square, 1829 - Prachtvoller grüner Ganzledereinband (28 x 21,5 cm) mit reichem Goldschmuck, vier erhabenen Bünden und umlaufendem Goldschnitt, 176 Seiten Text, 176 gestochene Ansichten (jeweils im Format 13 x 8,5 cm) auf 88 Tafeln. Sehr guter Zustand (very good condition). Regal-HH-pw44436

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        Debate on the evidences of Christianity; containing an examination of the "social system," ... reported by Charles H. Sims, Stenographer.

      Bethany, Va.: Pr. & pub. by Alexander Campbell 8vo. 2 vols. in 1. 251, [1 (blank)] pp.; 301, [1 (blank)] pp.. 1829 First edition of this account of the famous and important debate between the social reformer, atheist, and idealist Robert Owen (founder of New Llanark, etc.) and preacher, Christian, and educator Alexander Campbell (founder of Bethany College), that occurred in in Cincinnati in April, 1839. Includes an "appendix, written by the parties. Uncut copy, in original quarter cloth, with paper spine label. Binding worn, covers detached (such bindings are notoriously delicate), and with the usual amount of foxing to pages. Housed in a cloth clamshell box. A good copy.

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