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        SHIBA NO NOH ? A Hand Scroll Introducing Noh Drama.

      Japan n.d. ca 1830' - s. Handscroll, color & Sumi ink on paper,27 x 281 cm., manuscript, old mended worming, calligraphy &4 color tinted water color drawings, edge wear, soiling, canuse a rebacking. Color scans available for this book on request. Description content 2015Copyright Rare Oriental Books Co.

      [Bookseller: RARE ORIENTAL BOOK CO., ABAA, ILAB]
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        Map of the Inland Navigation, Canals, and Rail Roads with the Situations of the various Mineral Productions throughout Great Britain, from actual surveys projected on the basis of the trigonometrical Survey made by order of The Honourable The Board of Ordnance,

      Wakefield Richard Nichols January 1st 1830 - Very large (c.159 x 191 cm.) hand-coloured engraved map of Great Britain, dissected into 48 sections and laid on linen, contained in modern half dark brown calf over marbled boards slipcase. Slight browning but generally very good. Intended to accompany Joseph Priestleys "Historical Account of the Navigable Rivers, Canals, and Railways, of Great Britain", 1831. Pinpoints and names the extraordinary multiplicity of mines which covered the whole country. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Oeuvres choisies de Lebrun

      Paris: Janet et Cotelle, 1830. Fine. Janet et Cotelle, Paris 1830, 13x20,5cm, relié. - Edition ornamented frontispiece, a portrait of the author by Devéria engraved by Dequevaullier. Contemporary binding in full calf eggplant, richly smooth back - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition ornée, en frontispice, d'un portrait de l'auteur par Devéria gravé par Dequevaullier. Reliure de l'époque en plein veau aubergine, dos lisse richement orné de fers rocaille dorés, triple filet doré et dentelle estampée à froid en encadrement des plats, petits fleurons en écoisson, importante plaque comportant une rosace encadrée de motifs rocaille estampée à froid au centre des plats, large roulette dorée en encadrement des contreplats, contreplats et gardes de papier marbré, roulette dorée sur les coupes et sur les coiffes, quelques traces de frottement, toutes tranches dorées, reliure de l'époque. Quelques rousseurs. Bel exemplaire établi dans une superbe reliure romantique.

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        The history of Vartan, and of the battle of the Armenians: Containing an account of the religious wars between the Persians and Armenians

      London: Pr. for the Oriental Translation Fund (by J.L. Cox) 4to (27 cm, 10.6"). xxiv, 111, [5] pp.. 1830 First English-language edition, translated from the Armenian by Karl Friedrich Neumann, with extensive footnotes. The work is here attributed to "Elisaeus, bishop of the Amadunians," a.k.a. Saint Eghishe Vardapet (d. 480), one of the fathers of the Armenian Church. Eghishe had served as secretary to General Vartan prior to the great battle in 451 in which the Persians attempted to forcibly reconvert the Armenians from Christianity to Mazdeism, a battle which ended in Vartan's death but is remembered as one of the defining moments of Armenian history . Period-style quarter brown cloth with light blue paper–covered sides, spine with printed paper label. Intermittent small pencilled marks of emphasis, pages otherwise clean. All edges stained red.

      [Bookseller: SessaBks, A Division of the Philadelphia]
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        "Ansicht der Grotte und der gothischen Brücke im K. K. Garten zu Laxenburg - Vue de la Grotte et du Pont-Gothique dans le Jardin J. et R. de Laxenbourg".

      Wien, Artaria, um 1830.. Bildausschnitt ca. 27 x 40 cm.. Nicht bei Nebehay-W.- Ansicht des Parkes von Laxenburg mit der Grotte am linken Bildrand, mittig die gotische Brücke. Im Vordergrund der Teich mit einigen Ruderbooten. "Die gotische Brücke ist mit rund 12 Meter Höhe die größte und imposanteste Brücke im Schlosspark Laxenburg. Bereits 1798 für den 'Rittergau' des Schlossparks geplant ist sie 1810 vollendet worden. Ihr kühner Spitzbogen steht parallel zum Felsenbogen der benachbarten Grotte und symbolisiert dadurch das Kunstwerk gegenüber dem Naturwerk. Es wird durch diese Architektur auch klargemacht, dass der gotische Stil 'naturverbunden' ist und dass der Mensch die Natur als vorbildhafte Kunstschöpferin anerkennen muss. Die Reliefs an dieser Brücke sind ein Werk des Bildhauers Franz Kähsmann. In Sichtweite der Brücke befindet sich der mit Säulenpappeln bepflanzte Rousseauhügel, eine Imitation der 'Ile des peupliers' (Insel der Pappeln) im Schlosspark Ermenonville nahe Paris..." (www.schloss-laxenburg.at).- In den Rändern leicht gebräunt.

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        HAMELN. "Hameln von der Süd-Ost-Seite am Weeser Strom". Schöne Gesamtansicht über den Fluß.

      - Altkolorierter und gouachierter Kupferstich von Ludwig Schütze nach Georg Stietz, um 1830, 32 x 44,5 cm. Im schönen, kräftigen Altkolorit. Der breite Rand in Grau gouachiert. In ältere Goldleiste gerahmt.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        A los habitantes del estado. La Asamblea Legislativa me ha llamado a ejercio del Poder Ejecutivo por decreto de este dia, en que declara haber lugar a la formacion de causa al Gefe del Estado

      Guatemala Folio (30.7 cm; 12.25"). [1] p.. 1830 A crisis has caused the Guatemalan national assembly to remove Doctor Pedro José Antonio Molina Mazariegos as president and appoint Antonio Rivera, a liberal politician. Rivera assumed the presidency on 9 March 1830, on which day he issued this announcement that he had assumed the position and calling on the people to remain calm. Searches of WorldCat, COPAC, CCILA, and METABASE locate no copies; there is no OPAC at the Biblioteca Nacional de Guatemala to be searched. Light to tea-colored waterstains in margins. A good copy.

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        The Principles of Political Economy: With a Sketch of the Rise and Progress of the Science

      London: William Tate, Edinburgh; Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown and Green, London; and W.Curry and Co. Dublin, 1830. 2nd Edition . Very Good+. 5.25 x 8.5 inches (13.5 x 21.5 cm). Recent half morocco leather binding with marbled boards, spine has five raised bands and gilt lettering, hand sewn headbands. Speckled page edges. Complete with the half title page. Foxing to first and last blank, crease to top corner of final blank and last 10 pages of index, 2cm tear to outside margin of index page 559/560, text is otherwise very clean throughout. The revised and greatly enlarged second edition. A first class example in a fine later binding. Hardback. Printed pages: xii, 563

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        Federzeichnung) - Stanzstad - Unterwalden.

      o. O. o, J, (ca, 1830) - 16,5 x 23 cm, unten rechts monogrammiert M. V. (Vogel?), zeigt den Schnitzturm und altes Holzhaus

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat A. Wempe]
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        Album recueil contenant 29 aquatintes dont une en couleurs, une aquarelle originale

      Ce recueil grand in - 8° oblong de format 30 / 21 cms, en plein chagrin vert, dos lisse, avec plats orné d'un cadre de dentelles dorées d'époque romantique sans date (1830 - 1850) comprend 24 aquatintes (toujours animées) publiés par Louis Bleuler à Schaffhouse, et dessinés par lui : 1 / « Vue de la chute du Rhin prise du Fichetze » (gravé par Weber, piqûres) ; 2 / « Vue de la chute du Rhin, prise des forges » ; 3 / « Vue de la Ville de Schaffhouse prise de la nouvelle fabrique » (sc. Ruff) ; 4 / « Vue de la ville et du lac de Zurich » (gravé par Hurliman) ; 5 / « Vue du jet de pierre au pied de l'Alpsigel, canton d'Apenzel » (gravé par Hurliman) ; 6 / « Vue des bains de Pfeffers, prise sur la route du couvent du meme nom » (gravé par Hurliman) ; 7 / « Vue de la ville et du lac de Wallenstadt » (gravé par Weber) ; 8 / « Vue d'une partie de la ville de Glarus au canton du meme nom » (gravé par Weber) ; 9 / « Vue de la ville et du lac de Zoug vers le Righi » ; 10 / « Vue de la ville de Luzerne » (gravé par Weber) ; 11 / « Vue du Grutly, au lac des IV cantons » (gravé par Weber) ; 12 / « Vue de la chapelle de Guillaume Tell avec la fete qu'on y célèbre » (gravé par Weber) ; 13 / « Vue du Glacier du Rhône » ; 14 / « Vue de l'Hospice de Grimsel, canton de Bern » ; 15 / « Vue de la chutte de l'Are, près d'Handek, canton de Berne » (gravé par Weber) ; 16 / « Vue de la chute du Reichenback, Canton de Berne » (gravé par Paul Legrand) ; 17 / « Vue prise sous la chute du Giesbach vers le Lac de Brienz » (gravé par Weber) ; 18 / « L'église sur le lac de Brienz » ; 19 / « Vue du glacier inférieur du Grindelwald » ; 20 / « Vue du Wetterhorn et du glacier de Grindelwald, prise sur le passage du Scheidegg, canton de Berne » ; 21 / « Vue de la ville de Neuchatel et de ses environs » (gravé par Weber) ; 22 / « Vue du Staubbach dans la vallée de Lautertrunnen, canton de Berne » Hensler del. (gravé par Weber) ; 23 / « Départ pour les Alpes vers le Staubah et la Jungfrau » (gravé par Weber) ; 24 / « Passage d'une crevasse du glacier des Bossons descendant des Grands Mulets pour arriver au dessus du glacier des Pélerins » (gravé par Weber) ; 25 / Lithographie en deux couleurs imprimée chez Godard à Paris sous forme de panorama et collée sur le feuillet et représentant « Lausanne et le fond du lac » ; 26 / Lithographie Freyenho in Luzern « Les bains de Louèche » ; 27 / Aquatinte en couleurs non signée mais dans l'esprit de L. Bleuler et représentant le « Wengernalp » belle animation sur fond de montagne enneigée ; 28 / Aquarelle originale en couleurs non signée mais dans l'esprit de L. Bleuler et représentant « L'Arve près de Genève » ; 29 - 30 - 31 / 3 aquatintes de petit format chez R. Dikenman peintre à Zurich et repésentant : « Giessbach au lac de Brienz », « Thoune vers l'Eiger Monch et Joungfrau », « Thoune vers le Niefsen & Stokhorn » ; 32 / Aquatinte de petit format à Neuchatel chez Jeanneret frères « Interlacken » ; 33 / Gravure sur acier non spécifiée ; 34 / Lithographie deux tons de petit format non spécifiée. Très bel ensemble fort rare et de grande qualité.

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        Europe Exhibiting Its Present Political Divisions.

      1830 - Edinburgh, c. 1830, original colour, 750 x 900mm. A very large and attractive map of Europe in vibrant original colour on four joined double sheets as issued. Drawn and engraved by William Home Lizars, a member of the important family of Scottish cartographers and publishers active in Edinburgh in the first half of the 19th century. The family had a prolific output of maps and atlases.

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        VESTENBERGSGREUTH/bei Nürnberg. "Vestenbergsgreuth im Steigerwald, Frhrl. v. Holzschuher. Dann Frhr. v. Keinsberg Thurnau". Blick auf den Ortskern mit Weiher, rechts das Schloß, im Vordergrund ein Bauer mit zwei Pferden die einen Pflug ziehen, rechts ein Hund.

      - Altkol. Umrißradierung, um 1830, 33,5 x 45,5 cm. Abzug vor aller Schrift! - Dekorative Ansicht, besonders reizvoll durch die figürliche Staffage in der Art von Johann Adam Klein. Alt auf äußere Einfassungslinie beschnitten, auf braunen Karton in Linieneinfassung montiert und handschriftlich bezeichnet. - Die Ränder minimal fleckig und mit hinterlegten kleinen Einrissen. Farbfrisch. Extrem selten. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        Die schwäbisch-bayrische Küche, oder neuestes Augsburger Kochbuch, eine zuverläßige und leichtfassliche Anleitung geschmackhaft und ökonomisch kochen zu lernen nach eigener Erfahrung für bürgerliche Haushaltungen ebensowohl, wie für die vornehmere Küche verfaßt.

      Kempten, Tob. Dannheimer 1830 - Titelkupfer, XVI, 424 S., 2 Bl. marm. Pappband der Zeit mit rotem Rückenschild bestossen und berieben, anfangs etwas fingerfleckig. Altes, handschriftliches Rezept auf hinterem Deckel (innen). Seltenes Kochbuch +++Antiquariat seit über 25 Jahren+++ [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Der ANTIQUAR in LAHR, Werner Engelmann]
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        The Botanical Cabinet Consisting of Coloured Delineations of Plants from all Countries, with a short Account of each. Directions for Management &c. &c. Volume XVII.

      - London: John and Arthur Arch, et al., 1830. Quarto (22 cm) in half green morocco over marbled paper, gilt titles to spine, gilt decoration, five raised bands, matching marbled endpapers. Illustrated with one hundred fine hand-coloured lithographs (Nos. 1601- 1700 in the series), each accompanied by a paragraph or two of commentary on the natural history, cultivation, etc., of the flowering plant. Large paper edition, impressions measure 17.5 cm (h) x 10.5 cm (w), generous margins. Minor edge wear to binding; otherwise a fine copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Interieur de New York, rue de Provost et Chapel, No. 3.

      Ardit & Coindet,, Paris & London: 1830 - A handsome color lithograph of a snowy city scene at Provost Street and Chapel, from Jacques Milbert's superlative collection of views entitled "Itineraire Pittoresque du Fleuve Hudson et des Parties Laterales de l'Amerique du Nord.". Milbert, who trained as an engineer, came to the United States in 1815 and stayed for 7 years. As drawing was a compulsory part of any engineers training, he was to show his talent in the quality of the 53 views he made of places he visited. They form one of the most accurate portrayals of the Northeast in the period. They are also an early example of the use of lithography for topographical prints. 'As an artist, Milbert loved to paint American landscapes, particularly those which showed the Hudson, "King of Rivers," flowing majestically through the mountains . The pictures of what he saw, as of the time he drew them, constitute a unique and valuable record.' ((Sherman, 'A French Explorer in the Hudson Valley'). Titles in French, English, Latin and German. Lithograph with later hand color, very clean, some fox spotting and one closed tear in wide margins not affecting image. Printed image 12 1/2 x 9 3/4" includes caption, with large margins (19 1/2 x 13").

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        TA., Dom,.

      - altkol. Lithographie m. Tonplatte v. Mathieu ( Figures par Bayot) b. Lemercier in Paris, um 1830, 40,7 x 30,5 (H)

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        A Report of the Trial of Thomas Clewes for Murder of Richard Clewes

      1830. The Oddingley Murder Trials [Trial]. Wills, William [Clewes, Thomas, Defendant]. A Report of the Trial of Thomas Clewes, For the Murder of Richard Hemming, And of the Proceedings Upon Several Indictments Against the Said Thomas Clewes, And Against John Barnett and George Bankes, Touching the Murders of the Said Richard Hemming, And the Rev. George Parker. At the Worcester Assizes, March 11, 1830, Before Mr. Justice Littledale. By Mr. William Wills, Attorney at Law; to Which Are Added the Defences Intended to Have Been Made by Bankes and Barnett; Inserted by the Permission of Their Attorneys. London: Longman & Co.; And J.C. Barlow, Birmingham, [1830]. 51, [1] pp. Octavo (8" x 5"). Stab-stitched pamphlet bound into recent marbled boards, printed paper title label to spine. Moderate toning to text, light foxing to a few leaves, internally clean. A rare title. * Only edition. The Oddingley murders took place in June 1806. Rev. George Parker, Rector of Oddingley, was found in a meadow in the village, dying from a gunshot wound to the stomach. Witnesses saw the assailant. From their description he was identified as Richard Hemming. He wasn't located alive, but his skeleton was found 24 years later buried in a barn. At the time of the 1806 murders, that barn was leased by a farmer named Thomas Clewes. After his arrest, Clewes admitted his knowledge of the murders. He said a trio of farmers hired Hemming to murder their late rector because of a long- running dispute over tithes. Then, without a stated motive, one of them killed Hemming. The discovery of the murderer's skeleton 24 years later, followed by a lurid confession, transformed a local story to a national event. People expected the trial of Clewes, John Barnett and George Banks, the two surviving conspirators named by Clewes, to result in a triple hanging. The men were not convicted, however, due to legal technicalities, witnesses who contradicted themselves and, most important, a lack of solid evidence beyond Clewes's confession. OCLC locates 3 copies worldwide (Library of Congress, Harvard Law School and Birmingham University).

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        - Paganini's Leben und Treiben als Künstler und als Mensch; mit unpartheiischer Berücksichtigung der Meinungen seiner Anhänger und Gegner, dargestellt von Julius Max Schottky, Professor..

      Prag, Calve'sche Buchhandlung, 1830.. 1. Auflage, priv. HLn. d.Zt. 8°, 2 Bl., X (II) 410 (10) S.,. Die berühmte Schottky-Biographie zu Nicolo Paganini mit dem ausfaltbaren Handschriften-Faksimile Paganinis und: nachträglich eingebundenem Stahlstich-Portrait "Paganini" von G. Döbler. Das Bildnis ist von Paganinis Hand im unteren Bereich beschriftet, datiert und signiert !!! "I grandi non temo e di umili non degno - Nicolo Paganini - Praga di 9 Gennaio 1829" - Rückengelenke stärker an- bzw. aufgeplatzt, Titelseite mit kleiner ovaler Bibliotheksmarke im oberen Eckbereich, das vorgebundene Autograph vorn aus dem Buchschnitt herausragend, Buchblock fest und insg. von guter Erhaltung, wenig gebräunt und teils leicht fleckig.

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        Series of Very Spirited Etchings of Gigs and Their Drivers

      [1830]. Six Fine Hand Colored Plates of Early Nineteenth Century CarriagesOnly One Other Copy in Institutional Holdings WorldwideALKEN, Henry. Series of Very Spirited Etchings of Gigs and Their Drivers. By Alken. Six Plates.---Price Ten Shillings. [London: 1830]. Oblong quarto (8 1/4 x 10 13/16 inches; 210 x 274 mm.). Six hand-colored etched plates, all heightened with gum arabic, all with captions but no imprints. First plate with marginal soiling and spotting.Original red paper wrappers with printed white paper title label affixed to upper cover. Expertly and almost invisibly rebacked with red cloth at an early date. Chemised in a quarter red morocco slipcase.Provenance: purchased from Marshall Field, Chicago, 1 October 1930.Very scarce. According to OCLC there is just one copy in institutions worldwide at University of Wisconsin, Madison.There was no copy of this title in the renowned collection of Fitz Eugene Dixon (Philadelphia) which was sold at Anderson Galleries, New York in 1937 and contained 129 items by Henry Alken.Not mentioned in any of the bibliographies with the exception of Siltzer.The plates:1. Simplicity in a Cab2. A Dun Going Over the Ground in True Style3. The Royal Patent4. Style and Docility5. The Way to do the Thing Genteelly6. A Hack Going to a MillThis is a very interesting and rare suite of plates. A Gig is a light two-wheeled carriage pulled by one horse, sometimes used for racing. They were constructed with the driver's seat sitting higher than the level of the shafts Traditionally, a Gig was more formal than a Village cart or a Meadowbrook cart. According to the OED, the first reference to a horse-drawn Gig was in 1791.

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        Grandes Variations sur une Marche favorite de l'Opera, Guillaume Tell de Rossini pour le Piano-Forte a quatre mains par Henri Herz. Oeuvre 50.

      o. O. [Paris?], -, [um 1830].. o. Pag. [24 Bll.]. OBrosch.. Handschriftliche Kopie. - Stockfleckig, fleckig, Gbrsp., ein Blatt lose.

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        Romantische Landschaft mit mehreren Burgen und Reitern rechts im Vordergrund.

      . Feder in Schwarzbraun, auf bräunlichem Velin, links unten monogrammiert und datiert "18FP56.". 13,4:37,4 cm. Verso am Oberrand und an den Ecken Reste alter Verklebung. Provenienz: Sammlung Paul Arndt, München, Lugt Suppl. 2067b.. Den studierten Juristen, den Komponisten und Zeichner aus Neigung ernannte Ludwig I. 1830 zum Zeremonienmeister am königlichen Hof. Diese Stellung ermöglichte dem musisch Begabten eine weit gefächerte Tätigkeit auf musikalischem, literarischem, wissenschaftlichem und graphischem Gebiet. 1847 wurde Pocci die Hofmusik-Intendanz übertragen, ein Amt, das er auch unter Max II. innehatte. Ludwig II. ernannte ihn 1864 zum Oberstkämmerer. Die Münchener Universität verlieh ihm 1854 den Ehrendoktor. Seine Rom- und Italienreisen unternahm Pocci zumeist als Mitglied des königlichen Gefolges. 1831 hatte ihn Ludwig I. zum Reisebegleiter seines Sohnes, den Kronprinzen Max, bestimmt. In den folgenden Jahrzehnten gehörte Pocci mehrfach zu denen, die Ludwig I. selbst während seiner Aufenthalte in Italien um sich zu haben wünschte. Mit Künstlern und Wissenschaftlern wie Schwanthaler, Quaglio, Kobell, Görres und Brentano stand Pocci in regem freundschaftlichem Kontakt und geistigem Austausch.

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        ENN SHOKU KURUMA HANA SEKI: THE FLORAL TALE OF EROTIC DEEDS.

      AN EROTIC STORY WITH DOUBLE FOLDING COLOR PLATES Japan n.d. ca 1830' - s]. Stitched wrs., pictorial covers, woodblock printed book, small size 12 x 18 cm., very good, lowerbottom corner worn, else solid, 17 color, 24 b.w erotic il-lustrations, 4 color printed text pages, with an unusual Color scans available for this book on request. Description content 2015Copyright Rare Oriental Books Co.

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        JOHN MEREDITH READ - REPUBLICAN PARTY FOUNDER - LEDGER w/ 100s PENNSYLVANIA NAMES 1830-1880

      1830. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Fair. ACCOUNTS LEDGER BOOK of JUDGE JOHN MEREDITH READ of PENNSYLVANIA from 1830 through the SETTLING OF HIS ESTATE - AS RECORDED AND SETTLED by MICHAEL MEYLERT also of PENNSYLVANIA. JOHN M. READ was a FOUNDER OF THE REPUBLICAN PARTY, JUDGE ON PENNSYLVANIA SUPREME COURT, PROMINENT PENNSYLVANIAN. His Grandfather GEORGE READ was a SIGNER of the DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE and the CONSTITUTION. MICHAEL MEYLERT was the FOUNDER of LAPORTE, PENNSYLVANIA, and a PROMINENT PENNSYLVANIAN. From the front pastedown: "With the above exceptions, all the Accounts in this RED BOOK... are in the Schedule made out by MEYLERT for JUDGE READ". FILLED with NAMES and TRANSACTIONAL ACCOUNTS of HUNDREDS of Notable PENNSYLVANIANS. Dates run from 1830 to 1883, the year of death of MICHAEL MEYLERT who was settling the estate. Leather Bound Ledger Book, 5.5x7.5, 209 pages. All pages, including endpapers, filled in with manuscript writing and accounting. An important look at the estate of JUDGE JOHN M. READ and his extensive list of Creditors and Associates. READS LIKE A WHO'S WHO IN PENNSYLVANIA at the time. Each account lists the name of the creditor or debtor. Transactions are listed by date. When settled the accounts were lined out in blue. The amounts of MONEY and LAND settled in these accounts is quite significant for the time. Many of the accounts were passed on from one deceased person / estate to another to another, with all being named (e.g. one account title: Chester Bucks late, Martin Blodier late, Irad Goodell late, Ezekiel Barr). Pennsylvania counties involved include: Luzerne, Lycoming, Sullivan, Philadelphia, and others. Named Accounts in this Ledger include William Nesbitt, Daniel and John Brewster, Clark Camp, Henry McCracken, Francis Strathers, Hiram Washburn, Archibald Snell, Joseph Snell, Samuel Kellum, Isaac McPherson, William F. Middaugh, Eli Gibbs, Rosanna Barr, Michael Fee, Philip Steel, Joel Miller, George Hunsinger, Christian Hunsinger, Daniel S. Robinson, Levi Walker, Harry L. Pepper, Michael McIntyre, Ellis Dunlap, Abel Platt, Calvin W. Churchill, Abraham Van Fleet, William Sweet, and many more. The names deserve researching. The few I researched were significant, including "Isaac McPherson, late," who was a correspondent of Thomas Jefferson. The accounts are not arranged alphabetically, however there is a manuscript alphabetical index of all the names on the early pages. LOTS of names, lots of cross-referencing. The accounting contains detailed notes regarding what was paid and what it was paid for, exact dates of payments, what land transacted and the land values, etc. Many of the accounts also have notes, some regarding relatives who were unhappy with settlements and who had to be informed of the exact details by "M" (Michael Meylert). Condition: The covers are worn, scraped and rubbed, worn through at the corners and spine ends, with the leather covering peeling at some places; nonetheless these original leather covers are still doing their job well. The binding is shaky but holding, the inner hinges have fully split at a number of places exposing the inner binding and threads that still hold the pages together. There is a stain with shorelining to the front margin area of the first and last 15 or so pages, dark on the endpapers growing lighter until it disappears, the manuscript writing is always legible beneath. The manuscript writing is clear and written legibly, it is lighter on some pages than others but always readable except on 2 pages that are very soiled, like those two pages were stepped on with muddy boots back in the 1800s. An important and rare look at the genealogy of notable families of Pennsylvania that had business or other financial ties to Judge John M. Read. You can find a lot about JOHN MEREDITH READ and about MICHAEL MEYLERT by searching various Pennsylvania Historical websites.

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        Collezione di 24 Ariette con accompagnamento di Piano Forte composte da G.B. Perucchini.

      Milano, presso Luigi Scotti (circa 1830) . In folio (cm. 38); splendida legatura di "dono" in piena pelle "zigrino" rossa con triplice cornice in oro ai due piatti e scritta in oro al piatto anteriore, dentelle, fregi e tit. in oro al dorso; tagli dorati. front. inciso; pp. 17 (1); front. inc., pp. 16 (2); front. inc., pp. 17 (1); front. inc.; pp. 16 (4). Le Ariette sono dedicate alla Principessa Zeneide Volkonski; a Prisilla Sady Burghersch nata Wellesley Pole; allaContessa Teresa Appony nata Contessa Nogarola; alla Duchessa Hamilton - Braudon.

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        Herbarium Album of dried flowers and leaves

      England. Half Calf, Marbled Boards, Leather Ownership Label on Board. Very Good. Neatly organized and labeled herbarium, with calligraphic writing throughout. N.d., circa 1830, based on binding. 4to. 32 by 27 cm. 82 leaves with herbarium on rectos. An example is what is called the "First Grand Division: Acotyledonous plants", which is divided into Fungi, Algae, Licenes, Hepaticae, Musci, Filices, all of which have a multitude of examples tightly arranged and quite striking on the page. Mrs. Hitchcock sets forth 101 categories, with two other "Grand Divisions": Moncotyledonous Plants, Dicotyledonous Plants. There are often multiple samples in a particular category, and so the number of separate samples is easily more than 200. Generally there are one to four specimens on a page, with occasionally far more, as in the first few categories. The arrangements are sometimes artistically arranged into a bouquet, but most of the time they are just neatly arranged as in any carefully compiled herbarium. Many, but not all, samples also carry there own hand-written label. The organization of the whole herbarium shows that this was not an album in which the collector merely pasted samples as they were found, but rather, things were done with an over-arching purposefulness, and while Mrs. Hitchcock may have been an amateur botanist, she had a serious intent and design. The dried flowers are generally well-preserved, with occasional losses, as tends to occur with thin, dry organic material. Offsetting rampant on versos, as inevitable with organic material. Rebacked, with matching calf to corners, and raised bands. Original spine label preserved and mounted. Original marbled boards and centerpiece leather label.

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        Sämmtliche Werke der Kirchen-Väter. Aus dem Urtext in das Teutsche übersetzt (KONVOLUT aus 33 Bänden) - Bd. 1 - 27; 34; 37: Inhaltsübersicht der einzelnen Bände: Bd. 1: Briefe des heiligen Clemens Romanus/ Bd. 2: Briefe, Gespräche/ B. 3/ 4: Schriften des Hl. Irenäus/ Bd. 5/ 6: Briefe und Abhandlungen des Hl. Cäcilius Thascius Cyprianus/ Bd. 7: Des heiligen Cäcilius Thascius Cyprianus sämmtliche ächte Werke/ Bd. 8 - 13: Schriften des Hl. Hilarius/ Bd. 14 - 18: Werke des Hl. Athanasius/ Bd. 19 - 26: Schriften des Hl. Basilius des Grossen/ Bd. 27 - 31: Schriften des Hl. Ephräm aus Syrien, Diakons zu Edessa und Kirchenlehrers/ Bd. 34: Schriften des Hl. Ephräm aus Syrien/ Bd. 37: Schriften des Hl. Ephräm aus Syrien.

      Kösel'sche Buchhandlung; 1830 - 1847.. je Band ca. 400 Seiten; Broschiert/ Gebundene Ausgabe;. Die hier angebotenen Bände stammen aus einer teilaufgelösten wissenschaftlichen Bibliothek und tragen die entsprechenden Kennzeichnungen (Rückenschild, Instituts-Stempel...). Schnitt und Einband sind staubschmutzig/ beschädigt; Einband zum Teil gebrochen; Papier altersbedingt angebräunt/ teilweise stockfleckig; Der Gesamtzustand ist ansonsten dem Alter entsprechend gut; einfache Pappbände; KOMPLETTPREIS für 33 Bände; bei Versand ins Ausland erfragen Sie bitte zuerst die Versandkosten; ALTSCHRIFT!

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        The costumes of the members of the University of Oxford

      London: N. Whittock 16mo (12.2 x 112.9 cm, 4.75 x 44.45"). [1] f.; 17 col. plts.. [ca. 1830] Marvelous Oxford memorabilium offering => 17 hand-colored illustrations (two with two figures) of men in various types of academic dress associated with the University of Oxford, drawn, engraved, and published by Nathaniel Whittock. The contents unfold accordion-style in one long strip, in a => leporello binding. The series begins with a "scholar," proceeds to a pair of commoners, then to a "Gent[lema]n Commoner, undress gown," on to a "Gent[lema]n Commoner, dress gown," with noblemen, bachelors, masters, doctors, proctors and so one, closing with the impressively bedecked Chancellor; the Doctor of Music is notably fetching in this rendition, with a gracefully rippled music score held in one hand. The background of the images is blank, but in other copies we have had, there is continuous from panel to panel, a panorama of the University. Fully extended, the array of images is => over three and a half feet long. Binding: Publisher's red cloth, front cover with gilt-stamped title in decorative gilt-stamped medallion and blind-stamped corner fleurons. Binding as above, hinge (inside) with loss of paper and boards slightly askew; cloth a little loose or bubbled and with some lightened sections. Staining to front pastedown and endpaper, and action of old glue visible at two "seams" where plate sequences are joined, but interior otherwise clean and with all images bright and crisp.

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        Historia de las Vestales, sacada de las memorias de la Academia francesa por T. Ciramis. [Storia delle Vestali romane e del loro culto. Milano, 1821. Traducción de Juan Cortada]

      Barcelona, Imprenta de la Viuda e Hijos de Gorchs, 1830. 8vo.; 118 pp. Encuadernación de la época en piel marbreada.

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        AN INQUIRY INTO THE DOCTRINES OF THE ANGLO-SAXON CHURCH, IN EIGHT SERMONS

      Oxford: Samuel Collingwood, Printer to the University, for C. J. G. and F. Rivington, 1830. FIRST EDITION n. Hardcover. With an Especially Beautiful Painting of Canterbury Cathedral. 220 x 140 mm (8 3/4 x 5 1/2"). xxvii, [i], 478 pp. FIRST EDITION. Very decorative contemporary deep purple straight-grain morocco, covers with a frame of multiple gilt and blind fillets and featuring a dense gilt roll, interlacing at medians, and broad-leaf ornaments, broad raised bands, spine compartments with interlaced lobed ribbons, cornerpieces, and central massed tools, turn-ins gilt-ruled, moir? silk endleaves, all edges gilt, and WITH A VERY PLEASING FORE-EDGE PAINTING OF CANTERBURY CATHEDRAL. Housed in an unusually fine heavily gilt pebble-grain morocco clamshell box in convincing imitation of the present binding. Front pastedown with an armorial bookplate ("Souvenez St. Quentin"), front free endpaper with the morocco bookplate of Lucy Smith (Doheny) Battson. Lower cover with uneven fading, spine darkened (with consequent dulling of gilt), light wear to extremities and joints, otherwise an excellent copy, the once extremely pretty binding still appealing (with glistening gilt on covers), the text very bright, fresh, and clean, and the fore-edge painting perfectly preserved. This is a volume containing a work of substantial interest in its time and enhanced by a splendid fore-edge painting that reflects the book's content. The well-balanced painting here depicts an imposing Canterbury Cathedral against a richly blue sky with large, billowing gray and white clouds. Pairs of trees flank our view of the town of Canterbury in the proximal foreground, and a small herd of cows is right of center. The distinctive treatment of clouds and pointilistic brush strokes for detail are hallmarks of the style of the very skillfull artist called the "Dover Painter." The work of this artist is always excellent, but this painting takes a place among his best for its multiplicity of detail, its convincing sense of space, and the deftness of its execution. A provincial schoolmaster, rector, and vicar before becoming chancellor of St. Paul's Cathedral, Henry Soames (1785-1860) authored a number of significant works on ecclesiastical history. Now rarely seen for sale, the present group of sermons was part of the prestigious Bampton Lectures, a series of annual addresses that began in 1780 and that especially in the 19th century occasioned considerable interest and controversy.

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        Eigenh. adress. Faltkuvert mit U.

      Den Haag, 4. Jänner [1830er Jahre?] - Ca. 210 x 85 mm (gefaltet), verso Siegelrest. Ohne den Brief. Wahrscheinlich an Prinz Wilhelm von Oranje-Nassau: "Aan Zyne Koninklyke Hoogheit den Veld-Maarschalk, Opperbevelhebber van het mobiele leger te Tilburg", unten links unterschrieben; verso vom Empfänger bezeichnet. - Bernhard war der zweite Sohn des Herzogs Karl August, machte 1809 Napoleons Feldzug gegen Österreich mit und trat 1815 in holländische Dienste. Nach dem Krieg erhielt er ein Kommando in Gent. In der Revolution 1830-31 führte er Truppen gegen die Belgier und schlug sie bei Löwen. 1848-53 war er Oberbefehlshaber in Niederländisch-Indien.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Manuscript music album

      [Thame, Oxfordshire, 1830. [50] pp of manuscript hymns, responses and chants with four-part vocals and organ accompaniment. Oblong 4to. Bound in full black morocco, covers blind-stamped and tooled in gold to a panel design with wide rolls, stamped with the initials "S.E.W." on the front cover and "W" with a crown on the rear cover. [50] pp of manuscript hymns, responses and chants with four-part vocals and organ accompaniment. Oblong 4to. A musical notebook beautifully bound in the Regency style, belonging to Sophia Elizabeth Wykehanm, 1st Baroness Wenman of Thame Park (1790-1870). She was an early love interest of the future King WIlliam IV - when he later ascended the throne he revived the title of Baroness Wenman. Provenance: Sophia Elizabeth Wykehanm, 1st Baroness Wenman of Thame Park (her monogram in gilt on the binding)

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        The Aldine Edition of the British Poets.

      London: William Pickering. -53 1830 - 53 vols. (complete). 8vo. (16.5 x 10 cm.) Contemporary half red morocco, marbled boards and endpapers, spines with raised bands, gilt decorated and lettered compartments, all edges gilt. Ex libris George Pugh with his elegant sea monster motif bookplates. A pretty set. Engraved portrait frontispieces. Comprises (vols.): Akenside (1), Beattie (1), Burns (3), Butler (2), Chaucer (6), Churchill (3), Collins (1), Cowper (3), Dryden (5), Falconer (1), Goldsmith (1), Gray (1), Howard (1), Milton (3), Parnell (1), Pope (3), Prior (2), Shakespeare (1), Spenser (5), Swift (3), Thomson (2), White (1), Wyatt (1), Young (2). Printed by C. Whittingham. (Length 125 cm). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Méditations poétiques. Nouvelles Méditations poétiques. Nouvelle édition, augmentée de Diverses Epitres Inédites

      Gagniard 1830 Deux volumes in - 12 (160 x 105 mm), maroquin vert - olive, dos à quatre nerfs orné or et à froid, plats ornés d'un riche décor à la cathédrale or et à froid, dentelle aux angles sur les coupes, dentelle intérieure, tranches dorées, non rogné, couverture conservée (reliure signée H. Lesieur). Illustré d'un portrait de l'auteur, deux titres gravés et sept figures hors texte d'après Desenne, Devéria, et H. Monnier, gravés par Fauchery, Ensom, Fontaine, etc. Préface par Charles Nodier. Très bel exemplaire (malgré le dos passé, et quelques rousseurs). / / Two 12o volumes (160 x 105 mm), olive - green morocco, spine tooled in gilt and blind raised on four bands, rich "Cathedral" tooling on covers in gilt and blind, dentelle on corners of turns - in, dentelle inside, edges gilt, uncut, soft cover preserved (binding signed H. Lesieur). Illustrated with a portrait of the author, two engraved titles, and seven plates after Desenne, Devéria, and H. Monnier, engraved by Fauchery, Ensom, Fontaine, etc. Preface by Charles Nodier. Very nice copy (despite faded spine, and some brownings).

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        Dizionario delle scienze naturali nel quale si tratta metodicamente dei differenti esseri della natura considerati o in loro stessi. o relativamente all utilità che ne può risultare per la medicina, l agricoltura, il commercio e le arti.

      V. Batelli e Comp. 1830-1851, Firenze - Belle legature inizi 900 in mz. pergamena con angoli. Fili, titoli e numerazione in oro su tasselli rossi e bleu al ds. Piatti in carta decorata e carte di guardia xilografate. Tagli superiori rossi dei voll. di testo. Tra gli Autori figurano: Brogniart, Defrance, de Jussieu, de Lacépède, Dumeril, Daudin, Lamarck, de Blainville oltre naturalmente a Cuvier, coordinatore dell opera. Le tavole di grande qualità, sono di vari incisori italiani (Corsi, Lasinio, ecc.), ma la direzione delle tavole è del classico binomio Turpin dir. e Pretre dip. che realizzarono il meglio dell iconografia naturalistica dell epoca. Esemplare in eccellente stato di conservazione contenente 36 tavv. in più delle 1200 previste, dovute a tavole doppie e ad un appendice extra sulla mineralogia. Copia proveniente dalla Collezione Sacchetti, al primo vol., un occhietto editoriale recita: Dizionario delle Scienze naturali esemplare dell Illustrissimo Signor Marchese Sacchetti Roma . Ex libris nobiliari ai contropiatti anteriori. 4to (cm. 23), 22 Voll. rilegati in 25 Tomi per il testo più 4 Voll. di Tavole rilegati in 9 Tomi (con complessive 1236 tavole finemente acquarellate a mano); 2 cc.nn. (occhietto editoriale attestante la proprietà dell Opera e frontespizio ripetuto), LXII-558 pp., 1 c.nn.; 630 pp., 1 c.nn.; 581(3) pp.; 618 pp., 1 c.nn.; 603(1) pp.; 601(3) pp.; 646 pp. con 2 tabelle più volte rip. f.t.; 606 pp., 1 c.nn. con una tav. rip. f.t.; 697(3) pp.; 671(1) pp. con 2 tabelle più volte rip. f.t.; da p. 673 a p. 1255(5) pp.; 809(3) pp.; da p. 813 a p. 1516(2) pp. Assenti 4 cc. sostituite da fogli bianchi (da p. 1137 a p. 1144); 705(3) pp. con una tabella rip. f.t.; da p. 709 a p. 1358(2) con una tabella rip. f.t.; 647(1) pp. con 2 tabelle più volte rip. f.t.; da p. 649 a p. 1477(3); 837(3) pp. con 5 tabelle più volte rip. f.t.; 685(3) pp.; 857(3) pp.; 941(3) pp.; 850(2) pp.; 921(3) pp.; 679(1) pp.; 610(2) pp. con una tabella rip. f.t.; 570(2) pp. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        THE DOOM OF DEVORGOIL, A MELO-DRAMA. [and] AUCHINDRANE; OR THE AYRSHIRE TRAGEDY

      Edinburgh: Printed by Ballantyne for Cadell and Company, Edinburgh, and Simpkin and Marshall, London, 1830. First Separate and Complete Edition n. Hardcover. A Presentation Copy from Sir Walter Scott. 229 x 152 mm (9 x 6"). 2 p.l., iii, [iii], [9]-337, [1], 4 (ads) pp. First Separate and Complete Edition. Attractive late 19th century dark green armorial morocco by MacLehose of Glasgow (stamp-signed on front turn-in), covers gilt with the heraldic pelican crest of Thomas Glen Arthur of Garrick House, Ayr, flat spine with title at head and author at tail and five gilt ornaments in between (comprised of three thistles and two heraldic devices), gold endleaves, top edge gilt, other edges untrimmed (front hinge and joint with careful repairs, front free endpaper and first flyleaf cut near gutter and reattached with cellotape). A LARGE PAPER PRESENTATION COPY, first preliminary blank with neat ink inscription, "From the Author." Front flyleaf with later pencilled inscription, "To my dear friend / Frank P. Leffingwell / From / Harry A. Sickles / Christmas / 1917." Todd and Bowden 239A. Short crack beginning at bottom of front joint, a hint of fading and leather dressing residue to covers, otherwise in excellent condition, the binding solid and lustrous, the text clean and fresh, and the margins very commodious. A thoroughly Scottish item, this volume was appropriately and attractively bound by a Scottish binder, was once owned by an important Scottish collector, and was a presentation copy from one of the greatest authors Scotland has ever produced. The first English-language author to be recognized internationally in his lifetime, Sir Walter Scott (1771-1832) was, in the words of DNB, "a radical inventor of literary forms," including, especially, the modern historical novel. Our two pieces are short works of poetic drama that involve homicide, ghosts, goblins, and fairies. Originally intended for presentation on the stage, they were deemed unsuitable as dramatic vehicles and ended up being published as extracts in periodical publications. Our 1830 printing is the first complete and separate form of the text, which Scott revised in anticipation of this edition. James MacLehose (1811-85) began his career in 1838 as a Glasgow bookseller, at first in partnership, and then on his own. In 1862 a bindery was added to the enterprise, and in 1881 he brought into the business his two sons, who continued it after his death. The MacLehose workshop produced high quality bindings, and catered in particular to book collectors. The man who commissioned this binding, Thomas Glen Arthur (1858-1907) of Garrick House, Ayr, was a successful clothing merchant and textile manufacturer in Glasgow. He was an avid collector of books, of Dutch and Barbizon paintings, and of fine prints (particularly by Whistler). In 1888, he married the eldest daughter of Sir James Coats, Baronet of Auchendrane in Ayrshire ("Auchindrane" in the title is a variant spelling). In an amusing coincidence, the murderous John Mure of Auchendrane in the second work here is an Ayrshire baron. In light of Walter Scott's immense popularity, it seems strange to note that presentation copies--in his hand or (as here) in the hand of a publisher or secretary--are quite uncommon.

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        Military Reminiscences; extracted from a Journal of nearly Forty Years Active Service in the East Indies.:

      London Smith, Elder & Co. 1830 - James Welsh served in the army of the East India Company in the Madras Presidency from 1791, taking part in the seige of Pondicherry, the capture of Ceylon, and the Mahratta war. This book includes a description of Penang and Malacca which the author visited in 1818 en route to China. A very good set rebound in full polished calf. First edition Two volumes, pp.xiv, 354; viii, 347, 91 plates, illustrations and maps.

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        Karte) West Jndien entworfen und gezeichnet von C. F. Weiland. 1830.

      Weinar, Verlag des Geograph. Instituts 1830 - 54 x 68 cm, 59 x 47.5 cm grenzkol. Kupferstich, Ecken und Ränder z. T. wasserfleckig, gefaltet,

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        Catalogo di una insigne collezione di stampe delle rinomatissime e rare incisioni del celebre Marc'Antonio Raimondi fatta da Gianantonio Armano pittore.

      Firenze, per Francesco Cardinali, 1830. In 16mo (cm. 16,5); cartina muta coeva; pp. VIII, 165, (1). Schedate complessivamente 909 stampe. Axs

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        AUTOMATUM HYDRAULICUM SEU MACHINA STATICA AQUAM PARCA VENA HAUSTAM AD QUAMVIS QUANTITATUM COLLECTAM MAGNO MITTENDI DEFLUVIO : MOTU SPONTANEO ET PERIODICE PERENNI

      Cottage Press, Munich 1830 - Mechanics; Industrial; Latin Language; folding plate; 4to 11" - 13" tall; x, 62 pages; Automatum Hydraulicum seu Machina Statica Aquam parca vena haustam ad quamvis quantitatum collectam magno mittendi defluvio : motu spontaneo et periodice perenni (245 x 201 mm). 1 folding plate. Contemporary marbled boards. Condition: spine restored, very good. First edition. This is a detailed description of the hydraulic pump invented by Haeberl (1759-1846) , illustrated with a fine folding engraved plate at the back. Presentation copy with an inscription from the author opposite the title page. Worldcat locates three copies. None others found. A Medical Doctor and Engineer of considerable renown. ; Signed by Author; 0 [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Handbuch des Organisten. Zweiter Teil, die Orgelschule enthaltend

      . Halberstadt : Carl Brüggemann, 1830. - [4] Bll., 108 S. Quer-4to. Originalumschlag. Kl. Loch im Umschlagblatt. Kl. Randschaden. Leicht wasserrandig. In losen Lagen..

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        BRAUNSCHWEIG. "Der Martinikirchhof". Blick von Osten auf die Kirche mit den umliegenden Gebäuden.

      - Lithographie von G.Fr. von Bernewitz bei R. Zückler, Zwickau, um 1830, 29 x 42 cm.

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        Etrennes intéressantes des quatre parties du monde contenant la population EDITION ORIGINALE

      à Paris: Chez Louis Janet, 1830. Fine. Chez Louis Janet, à Paris 1830, In 24 (5,5x9,5cm), relié. - First edition, rare. Illustrated with 7 cards (five continents, France, Map) two leaflets leaflets. Full red morocco time. Smooth back decorated. Decorating plate boards from a cottage in the center and separated by a river castle, all in a medallion supported by two loves; many decorative ornaments. Names of all the men prevailing in the world, and all the civil and military authorities of the kingdom. Political geography of Britain. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, rare. Illustrée de 7 cartes (cinq continents, la France, mappemonde) sur deux feuillets dépliants. Reliure en plein maroquin rouge d'époque. Dos lisse orné. Plaque décorant les plats figurant en son centre une chaumière et un château séparés par un cours d'eau, le tout dans un médaillon soutenu par deux amours ; nombreux ornements décoratifs. Noms de tous les hommes régnant dans le monde, et de toutes les autorités civiles et militaires du royaume. Géographie politique de la Grande-Bretagne.

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        FÜRSTENFELDBRUCK. - Tracht. "Kleidertracht zu Maisach bey Fürstenfeldbruck". Junges Mädchen in Dachauer Festtagstracht steht vor einem Bauernhaus und füllt am Brunnen ein Wasserfass auf.

      - Altkol. Lithographie aus Lipowski bei Hermann, München, um 1830, 25,5 x 19 cm. Lipperheide Dfc 6; Lentner 11274. - Aus der seltenen Folge von F.J. Lipowski, "Sammlung Bayerischer National-Costume". - Breitrandig und sauber, in sehr schönen Altkolorit! Alt gerahmt.

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