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        Mycographie Suisse, ou description des Champignons qui croissent en Suisse, particulièrement dans le canton de Vaud, aux environs de Lausanne.

      Genève, P.A. Bonnant, 1833. 3 volumes. 8vo (202 x 125mm). pp. lv, 522; (4), 576; viii, 759, (1), 95. Later half cloth and half vellum. A pioneering work on the fungi of Switzerland. Louis Secretan (1758-1839) was a Swiss botanist, lawyer and statesman. "Secretan beschäftigte sich nebenberuflich mit Pilzen und leistete Pionierarbeit bei der mykofloristischen Durchforschung der Schweiz. 1833 erschien seine dreibändige 'Mycographie Suisse...' die auch für die Pilzsystematik von Bedeutung ist" (Dörfelt & Heklau p. 423). Vols. 1 and 3 in half vellum, vol. 2 in half cloth.//Pritzel 8569; Schliemann 1606; Stafleu & Cowan 11.595.

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        Ansicht des Theresien Baades samt dem Ursprunge und einem Theile des Parkes zu Baaden.

      Artaria u. Comp. 0, Wien, - Altkol. Umrißradierung aus "Artaria Mahlerische und merkwürdige Ansichten der verschiedenen Provinzen der Österr. Monarchie und der benachbarten Länder.". Wien, Artaria u. Comp. 1833. 26 x 40 cm. Im Passepartout. NW 59/60. Deutsch

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        Els-Kwau-Ta-Waw, [Tenskautawaw] The Open Door

      Philadelphia: E. C. Biddle, 1833. Hand-coloured lithograph. In excellent condition apart from the usual off-setting in the plate. A fine image from McKenney and Hall's 'Indian Tribes of North America': `One of the most important [works] ever published on the American Indians' (Field),` a landmark in American culture' (Horan) and an invaluable contemporary record of a vanished way of life. Elsk-wa-ta-wa orTenskwatawa (1775-1834) was the name Lalawethika, a Shawnee leader and brother of Tecumseh, adopted after a profound vision. Socially unpopular among his people, Lalawethika was quagmired by alcohol during late 1790s and early 1800s when Tecumseh, who didn't drink, fought the American forces under General Arthur St. Clair and Anthony Wayne. In 1805, Tenskwatawa had a vision that changed his life. He stopped drinking and became a wandering orator, known as the Prophet. His main goal became to unite Native Americans against the whites and to persuade them to renounce all the trappings of the white world, including alcohol. The brothers sought to form a confederacy of Indian nations: Tenskwatawa as the religious leader and Tecumseh as political leader. Then, without his brother's approval or knowledge, Tenskwatawa fought General Harrison at Tippecanoe. Though not a definitve defeat, the battle represented an effective end to the Indian confederacy. Tecumseh exiled his brother for having fought it. McKenney and Hall's 'Indian Tribes of North America' has long been renowned for its faithful portraits of Native Americans. The portraits are largely based on paintings by the artist Charles Bird King, who was employed by the War Department to paint the Indian delegates visiting Washington D.C., forming the basis of the War Department's Indian Gallery. Most of King's original paintings were subsequently destroyed in a fire at the Smithsonian, and their appearance in McKenney and Hall's magnificent work is thus our only record of the likenesses of many of the most prominent Indian leaders of the nineteenth century. Numbered among King's sitters were Sequoyah, Red Jacket, Major Ridge, Keokuk, and Black Hawk. After six years as Superintendent of Indian Trade, Thomas McKenney had become concerned for the survival of the Western tribes. He had observed unscrupulous individuals taking advantage of the Native Americans for profit, and his vocal warnings about their future prompted his appointment by President Monroe to the Office of Indian Affairs. As first director, McKenney was to improve the administration of Indian programs in various government offices. His first trip was during the summer of 1826 to the Lake Superior area for a treaty with the Chippewa, opening mineral rights on their land. In 1827, he journeyed west again for a treaty with the Chippewa, Menominee, and Winnebago in the present state of Michigan. His journeys provided an opportunity to become acquainted with Native American tribes. When President Jackson dismissed him from his government post in 1830, McKenney was able to turn more of his attention to his publishing project. Within a few years, he was joined by James Hall, a lawyer who had written extensively about the west. McKenney and Hall saw their work as a way of preserving an accurate visual record of a rapidly disappearing culture. (Gilreath). Cf. Howes M129; cf. Bennett 79; cf. Field 992; cf. Lipperheide Mc 4; cf. Reese American Color Plate Books 24; cf. Sabin 43410a.

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        Zoological Illustrations, or Original Figures and Descriptions of new, rare, or interesting animals, selected chiefly from the classes of Ornithology, Entomology, and Conchology, and arranged on the principles of Cuvier and other modern Zoologists

      London: 1820-1823 & 1830-, 1833. Six volumes, octavo, 318 handcoloured plates, very occasional light foxing and toning; an excellent set in uniform contemporary green half morocco over marbled boards, all edges gilt. Including very many specimens from the South Seas. A particularly attractive set of both the first and second series of this beautiful work of natural history; all published, and rare in such fine original condition. The importance of this work to Australian and Pacific natural history cannot be overestimated: several plates feature Australian specimens - particularly birds - figured for the first time, while many of the illustrations are derived from the collections of important figures such as Sir Joseph Banks, Elizabeth Bligh, Allan Cunningham and John Byron. Peculiarly attractive is a plate in the second series, depicting the Jamaican "Two-Toothed Disk Snail", from an original sketch by John Lewin, a friend of the Swainson family.Swainson's friend William Elford Leach, head of zoology at the British Museum, first encouraged him to experiment with lithography so as to make drawings of animals suitable for colouring. Thus began the publication of this, his first major work, in which all of the plates are by the author; Swainson was the first illustrator and naturalist to use lithography in this way, achieving a fresh and admirable style.The work deals with specimens from all around the globe, with many from Java, the East Indies, and the Americas (particularly Brazil, visited by Swainson in 1816). Of great interest are the many plates illustrating specimens from the South Seas. Swainson was particularly good on shells, although he relied on the sometimes poor recording of earlier collectors, and was sometimes not able to be more specific than simply giving their habitat as "South Seas". There are, nonetheless, three illustrations of Australian shells, the "New Holland Mitre", the "Mitra melaniana", and the "Scaphella maculata", the last from the collection of Elizabeth Bligh. Several other South Seas shells are from the collection of Sir Joseph Banks, including the "Mitra vitatta", about which Swainson comments that 'this superb shell is figured from a matchless specimen brought home by that illustrious and lamented patron of science, the late Sir J. Banks, from the Pacific Ocean'.The work is rich with images of Australian birds, with lovely depictions of the "Azure Kingsfisher", "Red-shouldered Parakeet", "Turcosine Parrakeet", "Blue-fronted Parrakeet", and the "Tabuan, or King Parrakeet" (drawn by Swainson from a live specimen). He includes an image of the "White-collared Honeysucker", with the interesting note that 'Lewin's figure is so excellent, that I should not again have represented this bird, had not the plate been prepared previous to the publication of his work'. Perhaps the most personal note accompanies his depiction of "Swainson's, or Blue-bellied Lory" (Trichoglossus Swainsoni), where he comments on his 'pleasure at seeing our name affixed to this charming bird, and in clearing up its history. As a child we well remember our unwearied delight at seeing its figure in White's Voyage'.Several Australian birds are depicted for the first time. This interesting group, which we list here with Swainson's original scientific designations, includes the "Yellow-tufted Honeysucker" (Melliphaga auricomis); "Red-Collared Parakeet" (Psittacus Barabandii), from a skin in the possession of Mr Leadbeater; the "Keel-billed Flycatcher" (Muscipeta carinata), 'from a specimen belonging to Mr. Brookes; since which, I have received two others from New Holland'; and the so-called "New Holland variety" of the "White-eyed Warbler" (Sylvia annulosa), described by George Caley. Further, of great significance are the two birds noticed from specimens collected by Allan Cunningham, the famous natural historian and His Majesty's Botanist in New South Wales, who sent the specimens to Swainson: the "Black & White Robin" (Petroica bicolor) and the "Golden-eared Parrakeet" (Leptolophus auricomis). The latter had only recently been pictured in Edward Lear's Parrots, but Swainson criticises the 'peculiarly inappropriate' name Lear gave it.Charmingly, three Australian butterflies are also figured here, two for the first time. The first is the "Cressida Butterfly" (Cressida Heliconïdes), from two in his own collection and 'received from Van Diemans Land'. The other two, the Australian Jasia-Butterfly (Jasia Australis) and the Australian Burnet (Heleona fenestrata), are both recorded as being collected on the north-west coast of Australia by Allan Cunningham on the King voyage.Not only is Swainson's important work rarely offered, very few examples in contemporary bindings seem to have survived as complete sets, as here: it is more commonly seen in parts, even as single volumes. This work is not in Ferguson, who did note Swainson's work in cataloguing Elizabeth Bligh's shell collection for auction in 1822 (Ferguson, 879). Sitwell lists the first series as having one hundred and ninety eight plates, but all copies of which we are aware, including the copy in the State Library of South Australia, have one hundred and eighty two plates, as here.

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        Criminal Trials in Scotland from A.D. MCCCCLXXXVIII to A.D. MDCXXIV Embracing the Entire Reigns of James IV and V., Mary Queen of Scots and James VI. Compiled from Original Records and MSS with Historical Notes and Illustrations. 4 volume set

      Edinburgh: William Tait. G : in good condition. Covers rubbed and bumped with edge wear. Some joint cracking to spines. Rubbed title labels. Darkening to page ends and some pages uncut. Minor foxing. Contents bright. 1833. First Edition. Marbled board cover. 270mm x 210mm (11" x 8"). xi, 2263pp. 4 b/w plates. Vol I- 1488-1564; Vol I, Part II- 1564-1596; Vol II - 1596-1609; Volume III -1609-1624. Volume I contains lists of subscribers including the members of the Bannatyne and Maitland Clubs. .

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        Augusta glaucescens

      [Vienna, 1833. Lithograph, coloured by hand, by Wilhelm Sandler. Very good condition apart from some minor foxing, mild offsetting, and slight discolouration of the paper due to age. A very fine image of a Brazilian exotic, from the deluxe, large-paper, hand-coloured issue of Pohl's masterpiece. Pohl's magisterial Plantarum Brasiliae, one of the most important Brazilian floras, was based on observations and collections that Pohl made while travelling in Brazil from 1817 to 1821. Published upon his return to Vienna, the plates were issued as outline lithographic drawings, or, as here, fully hand-coloured pictures printed on larger sheets of paper. Pohl was curator of the Vienna Natural History Museum and the Vienna Brasilian Museum. Cf. Cleveland Collections, 928; cf. Dunthorne, 226; cf. Great Flower Books (1990), p.125; cf. Nissen, BBI, 1551; cf. Pritzel, 7231; cf. Stafleu & Cowan, TL2, 8103.

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        I. R. privilegiata società nomata Assicurazioni Generali Austro Italiche stabilita in Trieste. Approvata con Superiore Ordinanza dell'Eccelso Governo del Littorale. Riconosciuta dagli altri governi dello stato

      Giuseppe Antonelli, Venezia 1833 - First edition. Published unbound. 15, (1) p. and 14 plates with charts. In this very early broshure Generali introduces its services and the conditions of life assurance. Gererali has been established somewhat more than a year before the date of this publication on December 26, 1831. The company, unlike the most of the Trieste based competitive insurance companies, provided services not merely for maritime and flood insurance but also land, life, pension and any area of insurance that permitted by law. It was established by a group of notable Jewish families of Trieste and Venice. The structure of the company and the names of the management are presented on the third page of this publication: Giuseppe Lazzano Morpurgo, member of the wealthy North Italian Jewish family; the co-founders Vidal Benjamin Cusin and Marco Parente, the businessman with ties to the Vienna Rothschild family; the shipbuilder Michele Vucetich; Alessio Paris who in 1826 had been the founder of the competitor Adriatico Banco; the legal advisor Giambattista Rosmini and Samul della Vida from Ferrara. The first chairman of the company was Giovanni Cristoforo Ritter de Zahony, a Frankfurt native with a Hungarian title. One of the earliest publications from the founding epoch of Generali, which in a few years became the largest insurance company in Italy and today the fifth-largest in Europe. An extremely rare and very early publication by the well known assurance company Generali. We could not trace any copy in institutional holdings. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Versuch einer homöopathischen Therapie der Wechselfieber, zunächst für angehende Homöopathiker.

      Münster, Friedrich Regensberg 1833.. XII, 57 S., 1 Bl. Dekorativer HLdr. d. Zt. mit blindgepr. Rücken und etwas Rückenverg.. Vorliegende Schrift wurde von Hahnemann begeistert aufgenommen: "Mit ihrer Schrift über die epidemischen Wechselfieber werden Sie sich ein neues großes Verdienst um unsre Heilkunst erwerben - ein intirkaler Artikel" (aus einem Brief Hahnemanns vom 9. März 1833; vgl. Kastner, Bönninghausens Physiognomik der homöopathischen Arzneimittel, p. XIV, 39). - Bönninghausen (1785-1864) zählt zu den berühmtesten und einflussreichsten Homöopathen nach Hahnemann; zu seinen bekanntesten Patienten zählten u. a. Eugenie von Frankreich und Annette von Droste-Hülshoff. Auch führte er als einer der ersten Homöopathen Tierheilungen durch. - Mit kl. Exlibris des Linzer Arztes Simon Reiss (1810-1870) und Buchbindermarke von C. G. Müller, 1835. - Schönes Exemplar!

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      Leipzig, F. A. Brockhaus Verlag, 1833 - 1837 / 1838 - 1841. Hier verkaufen wir die 8. Originalauflage des Brockhaus Conversationslexikons aus dem Jahr 1833-1837 + Conversationslexikon der Gegenwart 1838-1841, welche in diesem Zustand/Komplettheit und dieser Ausführung kaum noch zu erwerben sind. Es handelt sich um die " Allgemeine deutsche Real-Encyklopädie für die gebildeten Stände" - Conversations-Lexikon - Details: 8.Originalauflage + Zusatzbände; 12 Bände komplett A-Z + 5 Bände Conversationslexikon der Gegenwart; Maße: je ca. 22cm x 13,5cm; Halbleder der Zeit, d.h. Buchrücken aus Leder - Rückentitel und Rückenvergoldung; Ausgabe mit 4 Bünden und je zwei Lederrückenschildern (untere Rückenschild von Band 1 restauriert bzw. Ersetzt); Bände befinden sich in einem sehr guten Zustand mit normalen Spuren der Zeit; Ecken, Kanten bestossen und berieben; Buchecken aus Leder gefertigt; Leder der Rücken weist leichte Altersspuren auf; feste Gelenke (nur bei Band 1, 2 partiell eingerissen); in Band 2 drei Seiten hälftig lose (kaum störend); Buchblöcke fest; Alters-bzw. Stockflecken vorhanden - in Vorsätzen tw. stark; keine unangenehmen Gerüche, etc.; wunderschöne, homogene Ausgabe incl. der seltenen 5 Bände "Conversationslexikon der Gegenwart"; Buchrücken der 17 Bände stellen im Regal eine Augenweide dar, da dies, so meinen wir, die schönste Ausführung der 8.Auflage darstellt; sehr schöner Erhaltungszustand - Das Hauptwerk enthält auf fast 11.000 Seiten rund 12.000 Stichworte. Die Gesamtauflage lag bei ca. 30.000 Exemplaren. Es erschienen mehrere Plagiate dieser Auflage, so insbesondere das "Rheinische Conversations-Lexikon" des Kölner Buchhändlers Spitz sowie das "Allgemeine deutsche Conversations-Lexikon für Gebildete jeden Standes" der Gebrüder Reichenbach in Leipzig. Der Brockhaus Verlag sah sich deshalb veranlasst, den Bänden jeweils auf dem Titelblatt ein Spruch des spanischen Dramatikers Pedro Calderon voranzustellen: "Wie sie der Verfasser schrieb, nicht wie sie der Diebstahl druckte, dessen Müh' ist, daß er richte anderer Mühe stets zu Grunde". Die 8.Originalauflage ist ein begehrtes Sammlerstück und nur noch selten in dieser Komplettheit zu erhalten. Sichern Sie sich ein Traum an Buchkunst, welcher in keinem Sammlerregal fehlen sollte - perfekt geeignet als Geschenk. Erwerben Sie hier eine wahre Rarität. Die 8.Originalauflage des Brockhauses stellt eine Augenweide in Ihrem Bücherregal dar! Alle Preise incl. MwSt., AGB, Kundeninformationen, Widerrufsbelehrung, Musterwiderrufsformular finden Sie bei unseren Anbieterinformationen..

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        THE POETRY OF BIRDS Selected From Various Authors With Coloured Illustratrations By A Lady.

      George Smith [&] Ackermann & Co., 1833. - Tall 8vo. Bound in contemporary gilt decorated full red calf, all edges gilt (bright VG). Pp. vi + 136 (no inscriptions), illus with 21 hand water coloured plates. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        "Zum Andenken an die beiden hochgefeierten Geburtsfeste Ihrer Majestäten, Königs Ludwig I. und Königin Therese von Baiern, den 25. Aug. und den 8. Juli 1833. Den ländlichen Festwagen, den Verein Griechenlands mit Baiern darstellend.

      . Altkolorierte Lithographie nach C.B. Hoffmann, Nürnberg, Schmidt, 1833, 24 x 33 cm.. Im von vier Pferden gezogenen und reich geschmückten Festwagen der König und die Königin sowie eine griechische Delegation. Mit mehreren Versen im unteren Rand. - Breitrandig und mit sehr feinem, frischen Altkolorit.

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        Vue De George's Street A Sydney... Vue De George's Street A Sydney

      Paris: Tastu, 1833. Lithograph, 225 x 330mm, very good condition in mount. One of the earliest views of George Street, published in Dumont D'Urvillle's Atlas Historique from the Voyage de la Corvette l'Asrolabe. The view is looking northeast, with the Guardhouse on the left and a view through the buildings to the masts of the ships anchored at Circular Quay. In the foreground is Bungaree, the Aboriginal leader dressed in British military attire complete with breastplate around his neck. Bungaree was one of the first to receive a breastplate, a practise Governor Macquarie began in 1816.Louis Auguste de Sainson volunteered to join the Astrolabe as a draughtsman in 1826. He was recommended to the expedition's commander Dumont d'Urville by Quoy, one of the naturalists, and joined the ship at Toulon on 7 February 1826. Until the ship returned to France on 1 April 1829 de Sainson earned his monthly salary of 100 francs by producing a total of nearly 500 drawings. The Astrolabe was in Sydney in late 1826, when Sainson would have completed his watercolour view of this scene.

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        Plan de la rade de Buenos-Ayres dans le Rio de la Plata, levé en 1831... Plan de la rade de Buenos-Ayres dans le Rio de la Plata, levé en 1831

      Paris: Dépôt Général de la Marine, 1833. Engraved map, two conjoined sheets measuring 655 x 988 mm. in total, fine condition. The old township of Buenos Aires. Finely engraved map showing the township of Buenos Aire, with much detail including the street plan of the old city, parks, and surrounding agricultural lands. The chart also shows navigational approaches along the River Plate (with soundings).The map was produced by the French navy and published by the Dépôt Général de la Marine. Like the Admiralty Office in London, the Dépôt served both as a depository for marine charts and a publishing firm. The intention was to provide accurate and up-to-date charts for the use of the navy and merchant marine.

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      Roma,, 1833-1836.. In folio, 2 voll., tela coeva, pp. (4),202; 200,(2); molto ben illustrati da compless. 390 tavv. inc. in rame al tratto (per lo più dal Garzoli) che riproducono tutte le opere contenute nel Campidoglio, dipinte o scolpite. Ogni tavola è ampiamente descritta. "Edizione originale". Cfr. Brunet,IV,1302 - Graesse,VI,122 - Choix de Olschki,XI,17949. Esempl. con lievi fiorit. margin., piccola macchia di inchiostro al marg. b. su 25 cc. di un vol. altrim. ben conservato.

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        Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Arches and Prerogative Courts of Canterbury, and in the High Court of Delegates: Containing the Judgments of the Right Hon. Sir George Lee [etc.]. Two Volumes

      London: Saunders and Benning, Law Booksellers . . . 43, Fleet Street, 1833-32. Later 3/4 crimson morocco over cloth boards, somewhat rubbed, else a clean and appealing set George Cruikshank's set of the only reports of an advocate of Doctors Commons to be printed, taken from the years when Lee was its President, with Cruikshank's bold ownership signatures and an original light pencil sketch said to be his in volume one

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        Versuch einer homöopathischen Therapie der Wechselfieber, zunächst für angehende Homöopathiker

      Münster, Friedrich Regensberg 1833.. XII, 57 S., 1 Bl. Dekorativer HLdr. d. Zt. mit blindgepr. Rücken und etwas Rückenverg. Vorliegende Schrift wurde von Hahnemann begeistert aufgenommen: "Mit ihrer Schrift über die epidemischen Wechselfieber werden Sie sich ein neues großes Verdienst um unsre Heilkunst erwerben - ein intirkaler Artikel" (aus einem Brief Hahnemanns vom 9. März 1833; vgl. Kastner, Bönninghausens Physiognomik der homöopathischen Arzneimittel, p. XIV, 39). - Bönninghausen (1785-1864) zählt zu den berühmtesten und einflussreichsten Homöopathen nach Hahnemann; zu seinen bekanntesten Patienten zählten u. a. Eugenie von Frankreich und Annette von Droste-Hülshoff. Auch führte er als einer der ersten Homöopathen Tierheilungen durch. - Mit kl. Exlibris des Linzer Arztes Simon Reiss (1810-1870) und Buchbindermarke von C. G. Müller, 1835. - Schönes Exemplar!

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        Manuscript Journal - Butterflies of Britain

      London, 1833. England, circa 1833-1835. Manuscript journal devoted to butterflies specific to Great Britain in which 21 unique Papilio type genus are described and illustrated in colour by a skilled pre-Victorian hand. The writer/artist is identified only as E.S.D. by initials on the last page, and draws directly from Thomas Brown's then recent and unprecedented work on the subject. 8vo. 87 pages including index. In original leather binding gilt tooled to spine. Volume measures 13 x 19,5 cm. Drawings range in size, the smallest measuring approximately 4,5 x 3 cm and the largest approximately to 7 x 6 cm. Some sunfading to boards, otherwise in Very Good condition, internally bright, a pleasing and unusual volume. With an authoritative work in hand, the latter then being the only one of its kind, and the first edition now being extremely scarce, a student or enthusiast of biology transcribes the features, development and habits of 21 select butterflies, each also hand drawn and ink coloured in vibrant life-like hues. Scientific classifications and Latin names are recorded for each. Butterflies illustrated and described in detail include the following: The Peacock butterfly The Nettle Tortoise-Shell The Orange Tip The Great Copper The Clouded Yellow "In Britain considered rare... abounded in 1793" The Emperor of the Woods / Purple Highflier "esteemed among the rare of the British Lepidopetra" The Plantain Fritillary The Swallow-Tail The Camberwell Beauty The Brimstone The Mazarine Blue The Brown Hair Streak The Chalk-Hill Blue The Marbled Butterfly The Purple Hair-Streak The Caerulean [Cerulean] The Apollo The Large White Cabbage The Silver Stripe The Small Copper The Charlotte The above was most likely drawn from the first edition of the book, all of the above listed specimens are found within and being in sequence. Captain Thomas Brown (1785-1862) was a British naturalist and malacologist, born in Perth, Scotland. After his military service, he wrote several natural history books, a few dealing with conchology, also, "The Book of butterflies, Sphinges, and Mths" and "The Taxidermist's Manual." He also made the illustrations for a well known book on American ornithology by Alexander Wilson and Charles Lucien Bonaparte (1831-1835). Brown was a fellow of the Linnean Society, a member of the Wernerian, Kirwanian and Phrenological Societies, and president of the Physical Society. Material from his books was used by United States naturalist Thomas Wyatt for his book Manual of Conchology. In 1840 he became curator of the Manchester Museum for twenty-two years. A species of sea snail, a marine gastropod, was named after him: Zebina browniana d'Orbigny, 1842. The first edition of Thomas Brown's work was published in Edinburgh and London, 1832, titled, "The Book of Butterflies, Sphinges, and Moths: illustrated by ninety-six engravings, coloured after nature." A second and expanded edition appeared in 1834, "The Book of Butterflies, Sphinges, and Moths: illustrated by one hundred and forty-four engravings, coloured after nature." . Very Good.

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      Effingham Wilson, London 1833 - Nyren (John) and Clarke (Charles Cowden) (Editor) THE YOUNG CRICKETER'S TUTOR: COMPRISING FULL DIRECTIONS FOR PLAYING THE ELEGANT AND MANLY GAME OF CRICKET; WITH A COMPLETE VERSION OF ITS LAWS AND REGULATIONS: to which is added "THE CRICKETERS OF MY TIME," OR, RECOLLECTIONS OF THE MOST FAMOUS OLD PLAYERS by the same author The Whole collected and edited by Charles Cowden Clarke First edition, engraved frontispiece, some minor markings to title and frontispiece, modern cloth backed board - Padwick 390 This classic work with its fascinating account of the best known players of Georgian cricket has been run through many editions over the years upto the present time. Size: 6 x 3.75 Inches [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      IMPRENTA DE J. MASIAS, LIMA-PERÚ 1833 - SOBERBIO CARTEL DE TOROS del año 1833, dando razón de 16 reses bravas para lidiar el Lunes 23 de Diciembre de 1833, en la gran Plaza de ACHO (Lima-PERU) la más antigua de toda América y la tercera más antigua del mundo. Espléndidos textos tipográficos ornamentados con bello orlado xilograbado en madera, sobre excelente papel verjurado de la época. Formato en gran folio (2 hojas plegadas-con impresión por las cuatro caras) de medidas desplegados 42cm x 30,5cm. Precioso motivo central con toro grabado. Proclamada la Independencia en 1821, continuaron las corridas, aunque solo con toreros del país y algunos mexicanos, no quedó torero español alguno en el país, haciéndose una sola excepción con el diestro gaditano Vicente Tirado, que durante el virreinato ya contaba con muchas simpatías, que aparece en este cartel como espada y que sigue actuando hasta 1836 en que fallece. Figura además Esteban Arredondo como capeador de a caballo,todo un ídolo de la época, artífice de una suerte nunca antes anunciada en los carteles españoles a pesar de que tenemos la certeza de que también se ejecutaba en España. LLeva el cartel manuscrito a mano el Exlibris La Viña, de la que fue considerada por mucho tiempo la mejor ganadería en América, propiedad de Don Víctor Montero.

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        Van Diemen's Land; Comprehending A Variety of Statistical and other Information, likely to be interesting to the Emigrant

      Hobart Town: Henry Melville, 1833. Small octavo, early owner's inscription, bookplates, advertisements at rear; a good copy in the original dark cloth (variant b), rebacked. Tasmania, by the printer of Quintus Servinton. Rare Hobart-printed guide to Van Diemen's Land, printing an exceptional overview of the colony. It was prepared by the important printer and journalist Henry Melville, who had earlier published the first Australian novel printed locally, Quintus Servinton.The advertisements which conclude the book are charming, and provide a good snapshot of the going concerns active in Hobart at the time, from printers to circulating libraries, as well as pubs, merchants, a prospectus for a grammar school to be run by William Gore Elliston, and a notice for James W. Scott "Seedsman and collector of Indigenous Plants", which also points out the services of George Marsden of Elizabeth Street in making specimens of Tasmanian birds and animals.With an early inscription for one Thomas Herbert Riley of Frederick Street Launceston.

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        Letters and Journals of Lord Byron: with Notices of His Life

      London: John Murray, Albemarle-Street, 1833 - (BYRON, LORD) Third edition. 3 vols., 8vo. With 44 Engravings by the Finden, from Designs by Turner, Stanfield, &c. Bound in full straight- grained green morocco, t.e.g., gilt spine, by Zaehnsdorf. Very fine [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        MEMOIRES Ecrits par lui-meme. Edition originale, la seule complète.

      Paris, Paulin, 1833-1837. In-8 p. (mm. 214 x 125), 10 voll., mz. pelle mod., fregi e tit. oro al dorso, ca. 390/500 pp. cad. Rara edizione dei ?"Mémoires?", opera autobiografica scritta in francese, negli ultimi anni della sua vita, da Giacomo Casanova (1725-1798) e poi tradotta in italiano come ?"Storia della mia vita?". Malgrado l?'indicazione sul frontesp. di ?"édition originale, la seule complète?", la prima e più completa è di Lipsia in 12 voll., 1826-38. ?"Sospettate di dubbia autenticità fin dal Foscolo e attribuite senza ragione allo Stendhal che ne era ammiratore, queste "Memorie", che hanno fatto la sua gloria e sono il ritratto di un uomo e di una epoca, sono considerate uno dei documenti più importanti della vita del Settecento?". Così Diz. delle Opere Bompiani,VII, p. 116. Cfr. Brunet,VI,30764 - Graesse,II,60. Con lievi uniformi arross. margin., altrimenti ben conservato.

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        The Iliad of Homer, from the text of Wolf. With English notes, and Flaxman's illustrative designs

      Boston , and Cambridge USA: Hilliard, Gray, and Company / Brown, Shattuck, and Co 1833. THE FIRST AMERICAN EDITION PRINTED IN GREEK. Large 12mo. bound in 6's - 212 mm tall. Portrait frontispiece. pp. xii, [2], 478, plus 39 illustrations by Flaxman. A tall copy, with good margins. A previous owner's gift inscription on the f. e. p. "From the President and Fellows of Yale College; to George R.(?) Tyler; for excelling in public speaking. Jeremiah Day. November 1833". A nice gift copy from the President of Yale in the year of publication. Bound in a contemporary calf (which is likely American) a black calf with some brown showing through. Gilt decorations to four compartments, gilt lines. Gilt lines and flower designs to the raised bands, three gilt and blind lines to the boards. All edges gilt. There is foxing throughout, some wear to the corners, and there is seperation at the head of the hinge of the front board, but this is overall, a pleasing copy of an important and uncommon work. . Very Good. Full Calf. First Edition Thus. 1833. 12mo. bound in 6's.

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        Pteroglossus Viridis - Green Aracari.

      London 1833 - Original lithograph with fine later hand-colouring for the "Family of Toucans". Dimensions: 560 by 380mm. (22 by 15 inches).

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      Padova, coi Tipi Della Minerva (poi Angelo Sicca), 1833-1843. In folio (mm. 480x328), 4 voll. di cui 1 di tavv., mz. pelle coeva, decoraz. e tit. oro al dorso (2 voll. con spacchi alle cerniere e picc. manc.). Questa monumentale opera è così composta: 3 voll. di testo, pp. (4),VII,752; (4),IV,804; (12),764; con 3 tavv. di ritratti in litografia: dell?'Ab. Lodovico Menin (patrizio anconitano, professore di storia e delle scienze nell?'Università di Padova, socio di parecchie Accademie nazionali e straniere), dell?'Ab. Giuseppe Barbieri e di Andrea Cittadella Vigodarzere. Il vol. di tavv. contiene l?'intera parte iconografica divisa in tre parti: antica, Medioevo, moderna, ciascuna preceduta da un frontespizio e da un dettagliato Indice: vi sono raccolte 292 straordinarie tavole incise in rame (di cui 6, relative agli ordini cavallereschi, sono colorate d?'epoca) che raffigurano costumi, suppellettili, monumenti architettonici e anche strumenti musicali, danze, armi, soldati, mezzi di trasporto, imbarcazioni e numerosiss. affascinanti quadri storici o scene di vita dei locali nei loro tradizionali costumi. "Prima ed unica edizione" di questa spettacolare opera che interessa la storia del costume di tutto il mondo e di tutti i tempi: dai Cinesi e Giapponesi, dagli Egizi ai Greci, ai Romani, dai secoli Cristiani, Ostrogoti, Longobardi all?'Europa medievale, e infine la parte moderna relativa a: Cavalleria, Oceania, Africa, America, Asia ed Europa. In questo vastissimo studio l?'A. compie un?'ampia panoramica storica privilegiando gli usi, i costumi, i commerci e varie componenti etnografiche. Cfr. Colas,2035 - Lipperheide,56. Fresco esemplare con barbe, ben conservato.

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        Il costume di tutte le nazioni e di tutte i tempi.

      Padua, Minerva, 1833-43.. 3 Textbände und 3 Tafelbände in 6 Bänden. Textbände in Folio (46,5 x 33 cm); Tafelbände in Quer-Folio (32 x 47 cm). Mit 2 (statt 3) lithographischen Porträts, 3 lithographischen Titeln und 292 (6 kolorierten) gestochenen Tafeln. Halblederbände der Zeit mit je 2 Rückenschildern.. Erste Ausgabe - Hiler, 582 - Lipperheide, 56 - Colas, 2035 - Vinet 2120 (nur Teil 1). - Monumentales und reich illustriertes Werk über die Kostüme aller Zeiten und Länder, darunter Chinesen, Japaner, Ägypter, Trojaner, Griechen, Römer, Germanen etc., zahlreiche Ritterszenen, 6 kolorierte Ordentafeln sowie Trachten und Alltagsszenen aus Ozeanien, Afrika, Amerika, Asien und Europa. - Teil 1 behandelt die Antike, Teil 2 das Mittelalter und Teil 3 die Neuzeit. - Es fehlt wohl 1 Porträt in Band 2. - Ecken und Kapitale bestoßen, Gelenke von Band 2 geklebt, Gelenke teils angeplatzt, etwas fleckig, berieben und beschabt. Textband 2 auf den letzten 100 Seiten mit verlaufenem Tintenfleck im Rand, wenige Tafeln gebräunt, Text und Tafeln meist nur im Rand teils leicht, vereinzelt stärker stockfleckig, insgesamt gutes Exemplar des seltenen Werkes. First edition. - 6 vols. (3 text-, 3 plate-volumes). With 2 (of 3) lithogr. portraits, 3 lithogr. titles, and 292 (6 col.) engr. plates. Text-vols. in folio, plate-vols. in oblong-folio. Contemp. half calf with 2 labels (corners and spine-ends bumped, hinges partly burst, hinges of vol. 2 repaired, some rubbing and staining). - Ink stain to margin of last 100 pages of 2nd text-vol., a few plates browned, some foxing to margins of text and plates, overall a very good copy.

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        A Treatise on Fortification, Deduced from Established Principles, With Observation on the Increased Effects of Artillery; [ plus Plates Volume]

      William Annan, Croydon 1833 - Three quarter calf over boards, lower corners rubbed with some loss, upper corners and spine ends rubbed, some surface wear to leather in places, spine with gilt decoration and contrasting spine labels bearing gilt titles, some spotting to prelims but text clean and bright. [PLATES Volume, William Annan, nd.] 4to, three quarter calf over marbled boards, loss of leather from top and bottom inch and half of spine, joints started and weak, boards rubbed, corners bumped/rubbed, contains double page vignette, 14 double page plates detailing the construction of fortifications and 3 double page plates and 2 double page tables dealing with artillery, some foxing to plates, plates measure approx 510mm by 325mm , 8vo 8" - 9" tall, xxvii [ii] 409 [1] pp [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Two large lithographs (11" x 16") on Slavery and the Slave Trade

      Thomas McLean, London 1833 - HB Sketches NO. 208 and 269. Titles: Goody-Two-Shoes Turned Barber, or Colonial Conciliation; and New West-India Dance, to the Tune of 20 Millions. Lithographed by A. Ducotes.These are political drawings picturing Blacks in dehumanizing roles. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Monographie des Cétoines et genres voisins, formant, dans les familles naturelles de Latreille, la division des Scarabées mélitophiles.

      Paris, J.B. Baillière, 1833. Royal-8vo (220 x 142mm). pp. 410, with 77 engraved plates of which 70 beautifully handcoloured. Contemporary red half calf, gilt ornamented spine with gilt lettering, marbled sides (part of front hinge spitting). The rare coloured issue of this work. The first 7 plain plates are by A. Percheron, the coloured ones are by E. Guérin and engraved by Oudet. The colouring of the plates is outstanding and makes the work one of the finest entomological publications of the period. The plates are hightened with gum arabic and attention is paid to the smallest detail.//Provenance: Bookplate of Jacques d'Aguilar./ /Hagen I, 293; Horn-Schenkling II, 8135; Nissen ZBI, 1640.

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        Orbis Pictus. Die Welt in Bildern. Swet w Obrazych. Swiat w Obrazach. Le Monde en Tableaux. (Herausgegeben von Josef Chmela).

      Hradcy Kralowe (Koniggrätz), Jana Host. Pospjsila, 1833.. 8°. Mit Holzschn.-Titelvignette u. 152 Textholzschnitten. 2 Bll., XVI, 454 S., 2 Bll., Ppbd. d. Zt. m. goldgepr. Rückenschild.. Seltene fünfsprachige Ausgabe von Comenius' "Orbis Pictus", die erste in Königgrätz gedruckte. Am Beginn findet sich eine 16-seitige Biographie von Comenius in tschechischer Sprache von Frantisek Palacky, am Ende findet sich eine 4-seitige Erklärung der polnischen Aussprache. - Einband leicht berieben bzw. fleckig. Durchg. etw. gebräunt bzw. braunfleckig. - Pilz 180.

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        An Appeal to Christians, on the Subject of Slavery

      Baltimore: Armstrong & Plaskitt. Good; 5.5 inches x 3.75 inches. Printed by J. W. Woods. Original red cloth . binding. Paper spine label. Boards sunned, soiled and worn, top corner . missing from rear free endpaper, foxing throughout, musty. An early appeal . for abolition in the United States by a Baltimore Methodist evangelical . preacher and missionary who espoused this unpopular and dangerous view in . a slave state three decades before slavery was abolished. Hersey was also . employed by the American Colonization Society in the 1830s as an agent for . the new colony of Liberia, and as noted in the later chapters of this . volume, he advocates for American slaves to be relocated there under the . auspices of the Society and funded by a weekly contribution of three cents . by American churchgoers over the course of 30-40 years, "an achievement . worthy of a free and Christian nation; and by far the greatest and the . best legacy which we could bequeath to our posterity". Sabin 31590.. 1833. Hardcover. 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 124 pages .

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        History and Description of Modern Wines. Mit zwei auf Vorsatz eingeklebten Briefen des Verfassers; 2 ExLibris auf Vorsatzplatz.

      London, Whittaker, Treacher, & Arnot 1833 - LWd., xxxv, 407 S., 8° mit Textvignetten. Einband berieben, bestossen, wenig gelockert; Rückendeckel ganz fehlt. Decken abgegriffen u. beschmutzt. 2 Besitzerunterschrifte mit Kugelschreiber auf Titelblatt. Seltene Anmerkungen im Text. Seiten stellenweise gering stockfleckig, sonst in dieser Zubereitung sehr selten. * Our books are stored in our warehouse, not in the shop. If you want to visit us and see a specific book, please notify us in advance. Unsere Bücher werden nicht in unserem Geschäft, sondern in einem Lager am Stadtrand Prags verwahrt. Bitte teilen Sie uns vorher mit, wenn Sie uns besuchen und ein bestimmtes Buch ansehen wollen. * Book Language/s: en [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A HISTORY AND DESCRIPTION OF MODERN WINES. (The first book in English that deals exclusively with modern wines)

      London, Whittaker, Treacher, & Arnot, 1833.. FIRST EDITION 1833, 8vo, approximately 220 x 140 mm, 8¾ x 5½ inches, vignette on title page and interesting pictorial headpieces (third to half page), 2 small tailpieces, pages: xxxv, 407 including index, bound by Bayntun (Riviere) of Bath in modern half dark blue morocco over blue cloth sides, gilt dividing lines, raised gilt bands, gilt motif in 4 compartments with double gilt ruled borders, gilt lettered in 2 compartments, top edges gilt, pink marbled endpapers. Spine slightly faded, gilt bright, small faint mark at fore-edge of upper cover, a few fox spots to endpapers and prelims, very faint on title page, pencil name and date 1945 on second blank endpaper, very faint private library ink stamp on reverse of title page, otherwise a near Fine tight clean copy. The book deals with viticulture and the manufacture of wine, the superiority of French wines, wines of the rest of Europe including Greece, plus briefly Persia and the East, Africa and America and finally adulteration of wines and spirits. Gabler, Wine into Words, page 221, G33940: "This is the first book in English that deals exclusively with modern wines. It was an immense success and required a second edition in 1836, a third in 1851... As a reference for information about wines of the late 18th and early 19th centuries that are still produced today, there is nothing better in the English language." MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        CARTA TOPOGRAFICA DEL REGNO LOMBARDO-VENETO Costrutta sopra misure astronomico-trigonometriche ed incisa a Milano nell'Istituto Geografico Militare dell'I.R. Stato Maggiore Generale Austriaco.

      Milano, si vende da Ferdinando Artaria e Figlio, 1833. In-8 (mm. 240 x 145), 4 astucci in cartonato edit. contenenti 42 carte topografiche, telate e ripiegate, ciascuna (mm. 460x700) suddivisa in 10 pezzi rettangolari contrassegnati dalle lettere A / H, e così composte: 1° astuccio: 9 carte contrassegnate A / B, così suddivise ed evidenziate con nomi di località: - A-2: ?"M. S. Gottardo?" con il ?"Prospetto dei fogli della carta topografica del Regno Lombardo-Veneto A-B-C-D (in italiano e tedesco)?". - A-3: (Lago Maggiore) ?"Luino?" con 2 tabelle ?"Riparto territoriale. Pubblici stabilimenti?". - A-4: (Lago Maggiore) ?"Sesto Calende?" con 3 tabelle ?"Fiumi e canali navigabili. Laghi?". - A-5: ?"Novara?" con 2 tabelle ?"Punti trigonometrici. Elevazioni?". - B-2: ?"M. Spluga - Chiavenna?" /// B-3: (Laghi di Lugano, di Como e di Lecco) ?"Lugano?". /// B-4: ?"Como - Monza?". /// B-5: ?"Milano - Lodi?". /// B-6: ?"Voghera - Pavia?". 2° astuccio: 12 carte contrassegnate C / D: - C-1: ?"Zernetz - Livigno?" /// C-2: ?"Puschiavo - Tirano?" /// C-3: ?"Sondrio?" /// C-4: ?"Bergamo?" /// C-5: ?"Crema - Brescia?" /// C-6: ?"Piacenza - Cremona?". - D-1: ?"Glurns?" /// D-2: ?"Bormio?" /// D-3: ?"Edolo?" /// D-4: (Lago di Garda) ?"Salò?" /// D-5: (Lago di Garda. F. Chiese e Mincio) ?"Peschiera?" /// D-6: ?"Mantova?". 3° astuccio: 12 carte contrassegnate E / F: - E-1: Foglio del titolo: ?"Carta topografica del Regno Lombardo-Veneto.... pubblicata nell?'anno 1833 (testo in italiano e in tedesco), con bellissima vignetta incisa al centro della carta. - E-2: ?"Spiegazione dei segni. Nota sulla costruzione della carta?" (testo in italiano e in tedesco). - E-3: (F. Adige) ?"Trento - Asiago?" /// E-4: (F. Brenta) ?"Vicenza?" /// E-5: (Fiume Adige) ?"Verona?" /// E-6: (Fiume Po) ?"Legnago?". - F-1: ?"Auronzo?" /// F-2: ?"Agordo?" /// F-3: ?"Feltre - Belluno - Ceneda?" /// F-4: (F. Piave) ?"Bassano - Treviso?" /// F-5: (F. Brenta) ?"Padova - Venezia - Chioggia?" /// F-6: ?"Rovigo - Adria?". 4° astuccio: 9 carte contrassegnate G / H: - G-1: (F. Gail) ?"Mauthen - Paluzza?" /// G-2: ?"Tolmezzo - Gemona?" /// G-3: (F. Meduna, Tagliamento) ?"Pordenone?" /// G-4: (F. Livenza) ?"Portogruaro?" /// G-5: ?"Litorale del Cavallino?" (ma la maggior parte della carta è occupata da annotazioni sulla laguna di Venezia) /// G-6: ?"Bocche del Po?" (la maggior parte della carta è occupata da 2 tabelle: ?"Punti trigonometrici. Elevazioni?". - H-2: ?"Pontebba - Tarvis - Faedis?" con ?"Prospetto dei fogli della carta topografica del Regno Lombardo-Veneto componenti il Governo di Venezia E-F-G-H (in italiano e tedesco)?" /// H-3: (F. Isonzo) ?"Udine - Palina - Gorizia?" con 2 tabelle ?"Riparto territoriale. Pubblici stabilimenti?" /// H-4: ?"Grado?" con 2 tabelle ?"Fiumi e canali navigabili?". Solo la parte telata talvolta con aloni e 1 carta leggerm. sciupata, altrimenti esemplare ben conservato.

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        A New General Atlas from the best Authorities Exhibiting the Boundaries and Divisions of the Principal Countries in the Known World Adapted to Scot Ewing Milne and Guy's Geographies and comprehending the late discoveries of Capts Parry Franklin & Ross

      Edinburgh: P. Brown & T. Nelson, 1833. Engraved vignette title page, printed contents page, 29 hand coloured maps. Slight soiling and a few marks mainly in the margins, overall crisp nicely coloured maps. Contemporary half calf, rebacked gilt lettering rubbed off, marbled boards. A scarce World Atlas. First Ed. Good +. 4to.. Book.

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        Die Homöopathie und Allopathie auf der Wage.

      Güstrow und Rostock, Oeberg & Comp. 1833.. Mit lithograph. Portrait. XVI, 1 Bl., 377 S., 1 Bl. Bedruckter Orig.-Karton.. Hirsch-H. III, 619. - Einband fleckig und knittrig. Titel gestempelt. Tls. braunfleckig, Rücken etwas rund gelesen, insgesamt etwas gebrauchsspurig.

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        Histoire des voyages et découvertes des compagnons de Christophe Colomb ( par m. Washington Irving)

      Librairie de Charles Gosselin 1833 - En trois tomes contenant trois grandes cartes dépliables Reliures rigides récentes . Les couvertures originelles n'y sont pas mais les premières pages de 1833 y sont Cette oeuvre d'Irving de 1828 en anglais vaut 7000 $US Explorations des Amériques [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        MEMOIRES DU MARECHAL NEY , Duc d' ELCHINGEN , Prince de la Moskowa . 1833 Editon originale

      - Paris , H. Fournier ; Londres E. Bull . 1833 . Rarissime édition originale de PARIS tirée à petit nombre HORS COMMERCE , avec ses Erratas . Deux volumes reliés pleine toile , dos orné d'arabesques or : reliure modeste aux plats incurvés , un peu défraichis . In - 8 de IV + 463 pp + errata et 478 pp + errata , orné de deux grandes cartes dépliantes et d'une planche dépliante double de fac-similés , tranches marbrées .Manque angulaire à un faux-titre , trés rares rousseurs . [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Französische Zustände

      Hamburg: Hoffmann und Campe, 1833 - First edition. 8vo. Pp. [ii]-xxvi, [1]-408. Bound without half title. Later nineteenth-century boards, morocco spine label. A few leaves of prelims with short lower margins (improperly folded), title a bit soiled, else Fine. Goedeke VIII, 557, 41 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        A System of Penal Law, for the State of Louisiana: Consisting of

      1833. 1833 Printing of Livingston's Influential Penal Code Livingston, Edward [1764-1836]. A System of Penal Law, For the State of Louisiana: Consisting of A Code of Crimes and Punishments, A Code of Procedure, A Code of Evidence, A Code of Reform and Prison Discipline, A Book of Definitions. Prepared Under the Authority of a Law of the Said State. To Which are Prefixed a Preliminary Report on the Plan of a Penal Code, and Introductory Reports to the Several Codes Embraced in the System of Penal Law. Philadelphia: James Kay, Jun. & Brother, [1833]. v, 745 pp. Octavo (9" x 5-3/4"). Contemporary sheep, blind fillets to boards, lettering piece and blind fillets to spine. Moderate rubbing with scuffing to boards, small chips to spine ends, wear to corners. Discoloration to edges of text block, occasional light foxing, faint dampstaining to a few leaves. A solid copy of a scarce title. * Second edition. A comprehensive system of criminal law which, while not adopted in the United States, is still influential today because it is the first complete penal code built on Jeremy Bentham's principles of codification. First published in 1828, Hicks marvels at the scope and clear organization of this code and notes that Bentham, Hugo, Lafayette, Story, Marshall, Madison, Kent and Jefferson considered it "the most comprehensive and enlightened system of criminal law that has ever been presented to the world." A notably humane code, it is important for its advocacy of prevention rather than punishment. Livingston was a senator from Louisiana and later a member of Andrew Jackson's cabinet. R.W. Colcock was a prominent attorney in Charleston and the father of notable South Carolina politician William J. Colcock. Hicks, Men and Books Famous in the Law 180. Cohen, Bibliography of Early American Law 10348.

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        A Tour Through Paris

      London: William Sams, (1833). First edition. Hardcover. Contemporary quarter burgundy morocco and marbled boards. Aeg. Very good/No Dust Jacket. Folio, 37.5 x 27.5 cm. Twenty-one hand colored aquatints (several watermarked 1833),each with two pages of letterpress descriptions. An illustrated review of Parisian street life together with a few pictorial accounts of interior interest. Plate imprints read "1822," with "1824" for the last five plates. ABBEY TRAVEL 113-114. "The relationship of the various editions or issues through which this work appears to have passed are somewhat complicated." TOOLEY 443. Plates very clean and bright, faint title offset, mild dampstain to margins of last two leaves not affecting text of final page, nicks to free front endpaper, and first blank, raised bands, spine panels decorated in gilt motifs, armorial bookplate.

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        The Shelley Papers

      Memoir of Percy Bysshe Shelley By T. Medwin, Esq. And Original poems and papers By Percy Bysshe Shelley. Now first collected. London: Whittaker, Treacher, & Co., 1833. Pott 16mo in half-sheets; half-title not called for; 3pp. integral advertisements at end, verso of last leaf blank; pp.viii+180+[iii]+[i]; quarter puce ripple-grain cloth, paper spine-label, drab boards; fore-edges rough trimmed, others fully trimmed. Slight fading to cloth of spine, and label dusty; some very light foxing or marking passim; a nice copy nonetheless of a delicate book, that is in our experience uncommon. Granniss 81: ?"Shelley?'s poems and papers are reprinted from ?'The Atheaeum?' for 1832 and 1833, with the exception of ?'To the Queen of My Heart?', the authenticity of which is doubtful. It first appeared in ?'The Keepsake?'. The lines on Shelley, which follow the Advertisement, are by Thomas Lovell Beddoes and were first printed in ?'The Athenaeum?'.?" Part of the Memoir was written by T.F. Kelsall. One of at least three known bindings, all with the same spine label. Wise, Ashley Library, V., p.91 records a copy in ?'red-brown boards?', whilst probably later copies are known in full blue cloth. The label records the publication price as 3s. 6d. All books listed by Robert Temple are first editions unless otherwise stated.

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        The Magazine of Botany and Gardening British and Foreign, comprehending Figures carefully coloured from Nature of Flowers, Fruits and Cryptogamia with descriptions thereof.Principles and Practise of Cultivation

      G. Henderson 1833, London - 2 vols bound as 1, 1833 and 1834. All published. 55 plates including 52 hand coloured, 38 have four images on a page, 3 have two images on a page. Two engraved title pages. The binding is poor, and there is some offsetting and foxing.

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        Die Wahrscheinlichkeitsrechnung in ihrer Anwendung auf das wissenschaftliche und practische Leben.

      F. Beck, Vienna 1833 - Original printed wrappers, soiled; spine shipped; interior browned and foxed. First Edition, very rare. Littrow was astronomer and director of the Vienna Observatory. This copy is one of his few mathematical works which was intended to serve as supporting material to students for his lectures on pure mathematics. Da Littrow auch Vorlesungen über reine Mathematik zu halten hatte, verfaßte er für seine Lehrzwecke mehrere von pädagogischem Tacte zeugende Unterrichtsbücher, von denen die "Analytische Geometrie" (1823), die "Elemente der Algebra und Geometrie" (1827) und die "Wahrscheinlichkeitsrechnung" (1833) besonders hervorheben sind (Wikipedia). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Mansfield Park

      London: Richard Bentley ,, 1833. A novel. Octavo (163 x 100 mm). Contemporary Contemporary dark blue half calf, spines gilt-tooled in compartments with gilt titles direct, marbled sides with gilt rolls, all edges marbled, grey endpapers. Engraved frontispiece and extra engraved title, with tissue guard. Armorial bookplate of Mark Everard Pepys, sixth Earl of Cottenham (1903?-1943), to front pastedown. Boards a little rubbed, a couple of very light scuffs to spine, prelims slightly foxed, else internally crisp. An excellent copy. First Bentley edition, the third edition overall, and the first one-volume edition. Bentley bought the copyrights of all Jane Austen's works to include them in his Standard Novels series, apparently aiming at the private buyer, as circulating libraries still had copies of the originals. Bentley later reissued the volumes as a set, but this copy is from the original individual issue.

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