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        Vue de L'Aiguade du Capne. Cook, a Houahoua

      Paris: Tatsu, 1833. Lithographed view, 205 x 355 mm.; fine. The Astrolabe (Duperrey's old ship the Coquille, renamed in honour of La Pérouse) sailed from Toulon in April 1826. Dumont d'Urville was instructed to explore the principal island groups in the South pacific, completking the work of the Duperrey voyage, on which the commander himself had been a naturalist. Because of his great interest in natural history, huge amounts of scientific date and specimens were collected, described and illustrated in sumptuous folio atlases. The expedition sailed via the Cape of Good Hope, through Bass Straits, stopped at Port Phillip, and arrived at Sydney on December 1, 1828.The expedition sailed for New Zealand in January 1827, explored Tasman Bay, found a pass between an island in Cook Strait and the northern shore of South Island (the island consequently named d'Urville and the strait "French Strait") and worked up the coast of North Island, completing the "most comprehensive exploration of the islands since Cook's death". They made Tonga in April 1827, explored the Fiji archipelago, New Britain and New Guinea. In November, after a stop at Amboina, they coasted along the northwest coast of Australia and reached Tasmania. In 1828 they continued to Vanikoro in search of traces of La Pérouse, and stopped at Guam in the Marianas, before returning via the Cape of Good Hope, reaching Marseilles on March 25, 1829.

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        Baie Jervis (Nouvelle Hollande)

      Paris: Tastu, 1833. Lithograph, printed on china paper and laid down on contemporary sheet with the official Dumont d'Urville blind-stamp, 220 x 350 mm., aside from a little marginal foxing the plate is in very good condition. Dumont d'Urville at Jervis Bay. View of officers of the Dumont d'Urville expedition at Jervis Bay on the coast of New South Wales.The Astrolabe sailed via the Cape of Good Hope, through Bass Straits, stopping at Port Phillip before arriving at Sydney on December 2, 1826. The expedition found that the local authorities were disturbed by renewed French activity in Australian waters and were actively working to forestall French settlements, with the declaration "the whole of New Holland is subject to His Britannic Majesty's Government".Governor Darling with growing anxiety watched as Dumont D'Urville went about his business in Sydney wearing full uniform, accompanied by officers similarly dressed. After a stay of only 17 days the Astrolabe sailed for New Zealand. A huge amounts of scientific data was collected described and illustrated in sumptuous folio atlases. This fine view was published soon after the expedition returned to Paris.Before arriving in Sydney the Astrolabe sailed into Jervis Bay, during this brief visit the sailors on board engaged with the Aboriginal community and the ship's artists - Louis Auguste de Sainson and Francios Edmond Paris - took various sketches of the local landscape, people, huts and artefacts.In this view, a sailor with a musket is standing on the shore of Jervis Bay having a discussion with a small group of Aborigines, with a ship anchored in the bay, three other people are on the headland at the end of the beach.

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        THE GOVERNMENT OF INDIA. Author signed

      London, John Murray, 1833.. FIRST EDITION 1833, SIGNED AT TOP OF TITLE PAGE: "From the Author". 8vo, approximately 220 x 135 mm, 8¾ x 5¼ inches, pages: (6), 282, 252 (Appendix), bound in full polished calf, double ruled gilt border to covers, expertly rebacked to style, raised bands, gilt rules and gilt motif in 4 compartments, 2 gilt lettered black morocco labels, all edges and endpapers marbled, pretty gilt inner dentelles (turn ins). Contents: I. Introductory observations -- II. Administration of the Government of Bombay, from Nov. 1, 1827, to Dec. 1, 1830 -- III. General administration of British India, and notice of plans suggested for its improvement in its several branches -- IV. Observations on the Home Government of India and proposed changes. Concluding remarks -- Appendix. Top third of upper cover slightly faded and slightly marked, matching marbled paper strip to inner edge of both pastedowns, small modern bookplate of the author Mikhail Baskhanov on front pastedown. A very good clean tight copy. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        A New and Popular History of England

      Birmingham - W. Emans, 1833 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. An extensive history of England. A brown cloth hardback with blindstamped boards and gilt lettering on the spine. First edition. Scarce. Campbell's very scarce compilation from Hume and Smollett. David Hume was a Scottish philosopher, economist, historian and an important figure in Western philosophy and the Scottish Enlightenment. Together with John Locke, George Berkeley, and a handful of others, Hume is one of the principal early philosophers of empiricism. He first gained recognition and respect as an historian, but academic interest in Hume's work has in recent years centred on his philosophical writing. His History of England was the standard work on English history for many years, until Macaulay's The History of England from the Accession of James the Second. Tobias George Smollett (1721 - 1771) was a Scottish author, best known for his picaresque novels, such as The Adventures of Roderick Random and The Adventures of Peregrine Pickle. His A Complete History of England, which he regarded as his major work, took him from 1757 to 1765. Condition: The binding is secure. There is some wear to the extremities, including bumping, fraying and fading. Internally the pages are generally clean with the occasional handling mark and some spotting to the first and last few pages. Overall the condition is good..

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        Vue de L'Aiguade du Capne. Cook, a Houahoua

      Tatsu, Paris 1833 - Lithographed view, 205 x 355 mm.; fine. The Astrolabe (Duperrey's old ship the Coquille, renamed in honour of La Pérouse) sailed from Toulon in April 1826. Dumont d'Urville was instructed to explore the principal island groups in the South pacific, completking the work of the Duperrey voyage, on which the commander himself had been a naturalist. Because of his great interest in natural history, huge amounts of scientific date and specimens were collected, described and illustrated in sumptuous folio atlases. The expedition sailed via the Cape of Good Hope, through Bass Straits, stopped at Port Phillip, and arrived at Sydney on December 1, 1828.The expedition sailed for New Zealand in January 1827, explored Tasman Bay, found a pass between an island in Cook Strait and the northern shore of South Island (the island consequently named d'Urville and the strait "French Strait") and worked up the coast of North Island, completing the "most comprehensive exploration of the islands since Cook's death". They made Tonga in April 1827, explored the Fiji archipelago, New Britain and New Guinea. In November, after a stop at Amboina, they coasted along the northwest coast of Australia and reached Tasmania. In 1828 they continued to Vanikoro in search of traces of La Pérouse, and stopped at Guam in the Marianas, before returning via the Cape of Good Hope, reaching Marseilles on March 25, 1829.

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        Recuerdos y Bellezas de España bajo la Real Proteccion de SS. MM. la Reina y el Rey. Obra destinada a dar a conocer sus monumentos y antigüedades. CASTILLA LA NUEVA.

      Imprenta de Repulles, Madrid 1833 - Tomo I: Anteportada, 394 páginas. 50 litografías inc. portada. Tomo II: Anteportada, de la pp. 395 a la 654. 29 litografías. Son los dos volúmenes dedicados a Castilla la Nueva, que forman parte de la célebre y apreciada obra "Recuerdos y bellezas de España".En buen estado de conservación, limpio. Chagreen verde oscuro de la época, ambas tapas con plancha en seco, lomera con nervios e hilos dorados

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        Autograph receipt signed.

      Prague, 2. VII. 1833. - Folio. 1/2 p. Acknowledging receipt for the amount of 200 Guilders for a painting. - With tax stamp.

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        A Memoir of Felix Neff, Pastor of the High Alps

      London - J. G. and F. Rivington, 1833 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A nineteenth-century religious biography by the Anglican clergyman William Stephen Gilly. Second Edition. 'And of his labours among the French protestants of Dauphine, a remnant of the primitive Christians of Gaul'. Featuring a fold-out frontispiecemap 'to illustrate the extent of Neff's pastoral charge'. With a bookseller's label for T. D. Thomson, London, to the front pastedown. Condition: In a half calf binding with marbled boards. Externally, a trifle rubbed. Internally, firmly bound. Generally clean with just some spots to the first and last few pages as usual. Small closed tear to the margin of the map. Ink signatures of John H Foster and Frances Emily Ware, dated 1897, to the front free endpaper. Overall: VERY GOOD..

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        Vue d'un Pont a L'Entree de Paramatta

      Paris: Tastu, 1833. Lithographed view, 212 x 370mm., very good condition, mounted. French view of Paramatta. View of Paramatta from the French voyage account of Dumont d'Urville's first voyage to Australia and the Pacific. The Astrolabe (Duperrey's old ship the Coquille, renamed in honour of La Perouse) sailed from Toulon in April 1826. Dumont d'Urville was instructed to explore the principal island groups in the South pacific, compleying the work of the Duperrey voyage, on which the commander himself had been a naturalist. Because of his great interest in natural history, huge amounts of scientific date and specimens were collected, described and illustrated in sumptuous folio atlases. The expedition sailed via the Cape of Good Hope, through Bass Straits, stopped at Port Phillip, and arrived at Sydney on December 1, 1828.

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        Vue des Ecuries du Gouverneur a Sydney

      Paris: Tastu, 1833. Lithographed view on china paper, mounted, well coloured, 215 x 310 mm., very good condition. Colonial architect Francis Greenway. This view of the Governor's Stables shows the original Francis Greenway building before changes. Greenway, the colony's first architect worked under the patronage of Governor Lachlan Macquarie. This building still stands today in Macquarie Street, and is the home of the Conservatorium of Music.The Astrolabe sailed via the Cape of Good Hope, through Bass Straits, stopped at Port Phillip, and arrived at Sydney on December 2, 1828. The expedition found that the local authorities were disturbed by renewed French activity in Australian waters and were actively working to forestall French settlements, with the declaration "the whole of New Holland is subject to His Britannic Majesty's Government".Governor Darling with growing anxiety watched as Dumont D"urville went about his business in Sydney wearing full uniform, accompanied by officers similarly dressed. After a stay of only 17 days the Astrolabe sailed for New Zealand. A huge amounts of scientific data was collected described and illustrated in sumptuous folio atlases. This fine view was published soon after the expedition returned to Paris.

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        Vue des Ecuries du Gouverneur a Sydney (Nouvelle Galles du Sud)

      Paris: Tastu, 1833. Hand-coloured lithographed view, 215 x 310mm., margins a little browned at extremities, very good condition. This view of the Governor's Stables shows the original Francis Greenway building before changes. Greenway, the colony's first architect worked under the patronage of Governor Lachlan Macquarie. This building still stands today in Macquarie Street, and is the home of the Conservatorium of Music.The Astrolabe sailed via the Cape of Good Hope, through Bass Straits, stopped at Port Phillip, and arrived at Sydney on December 2, 1828. The expedition found that the local authorities were disturbed by renewed French activity in Australian waters and were actively working to forestall French settlements, with the declaration "the whole of New Holland is subject to His Britannic Majesty's Government".Governor Darling with growing anxiety watched as Dumont D"urville went about his business in Sydney wearing full uniform, accompanied by officers similarly dressed. After a stay of only 17 days the Astrolabe sailed for New Zealand. A huge amounts of scientific data was collected described and illustrated in sumptuous folio atlases. This fine view was published soon after the expedition returned to Paris.

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        Vue des Ecuries du Gouverneur a Sydney

      Tastu, Paris 1833 - Lithographed view on china paper, mounted, well coloured, 215 x 310 mm., very good condition. Colonial architect Francis Greenway. This view of the Governor's Stables shows the original Francis Greenway building before changes. Greenway, the colony's first architect worked under the patronage of Governor Lachlan Macquarie. This building still stands today in Macquarie Street, and is the home of the Conservatorium of Music.The Astrolabe sailed via the Cape of Good Hope, through Bass Straits, stopped at Port Phillip, and arrived at Sydney on December 2, 1828. The expedition found that the local authorities were disturbed by renewed French activity in Australian waters and were actively working to forestall French settlements, with the declaration "the whole of New Holland is subject to His Britannic Majesty's Government".Governor Darling with growing anxiety watched as Dumont D"urville went about his business in Sydney wearing full uniform, accompanied by officers similarly dressed. After a stay of only 17 days the Astrolabe sailed for New Zealand. A huge amounts of scientific data was collected described and illustrated in sumptuous folio atlases. This fine view was published soon after the expedition returned to Paris.

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        Essays in a Series of Letters

      nbsp;London - Holdsworth and Ball, 1833 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A later edition of John Foster's personal and religious essays. Containing Foster's memoirs, as well as essays on; decision of character, the application of the epithet romantic,and some of the causes by which evangelical religion has been rendered unacceptable to persons of cultivated taste. Condition: Rebound in a half calf binding with marbled boards. Externally, light rubbing to extremities and to the spine. Minor fading to the head of the front board and ink lettering to the spine. Front hinge is very slightly strained, but holding firm. Internally, firmly bound and bright throughout. Instances of light foxing, andlibrary ink stamp to the title and last page. Overall: GOOD..

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        MÜNCHEN: Gesamtansicht von Süden, um 1833, Lithographie, dekorativ koloriert, selten, 34x42 cm

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        Vue des Caps du Port Jackson. Nouvelle Galles du Sud

      Paris: Imprimerie Royale, 1833. Aquatint, 205 x 320 mm.; some browning of the outer blank margins, very good condition, mounted. Engaging Sydney Harbour view. This fine view shows ships of the Astrolabe voyage passing through Sydney Heads.The Astrolabe (Duperrey's old ship the Coquille, renamed in honour of La Pérouse) sailed from Toulon in April 1826. Dumont d'Urville was instructed to explore the principal island groups in the South pacific, compleying the work of the Duperrey voyage, on which the commander himself had been a naturalist. Because of his great interest in natural history, huge amounts of scientific date and specimens were collected, described and illustrated in sumptuous folio atlases. The expedition sailed via the Cape of Good Hope, through Bass Straits, stopped at Port Phillip, and arrived at Sydney on December 1, 1828.The expedition sailed for New Zealand in January 1827, explored Tasman Bay, found a pass between an island in Cook Strait and the northern shore of South Island (the island consequently named d'Urville and the strait "French Strait") and worked up the coast of North Island, completing the "most comprehensive exploration of the islands since Cook's death". They made Tonga in April 1827, explored the Fiji archipelago, New Britain and New Guinea. In November, after a stop at Amboina, they coasted along the northwest coast of Australia and reached Tasmania. In 1828 they continued to Vanikoro in search of traces of La Pérouse, and stopped at Guam in the Marianas, before returning via the Cape of Good Hope, reaching Marseilles on March 25, 1829.

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        MEMOIRS OF MARSHAL NEY

      London: Bull and Churton 1833 1st ed. Two vols, 1833. First edition. FINELY BOUND IN A HANDSOME RED LEATHER BINDING WITH NAPOLEONIC MOTIFS. Complete set of the English translation in two volumes. Half red leather with gilt spines decorated with Napoleonic emblems. Top edges gilt. Fine condition. Bound by Morrell. Classic memoirs of the Napoleonic Wars by one of Napoleon's top commanders.

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        Rosier des Indes jaune [Hume's Blush Tea-scented China]

      [C.L.F. Panckoucke, Paris 1833 - Stipple engraving, printed in colours and finished by hand, engraved by Bessin. Very good condition apart from some overall light soiling. A beautiful image from "Choix des Plus Belles Fleurs": one of greatest flower books ever published by the most celebrated flower painter of all time. Pierre-Joseph Redouté was one of the world's great flower painters. Born into a family that had been painters for at least two generations, Redouté went to Paris in 1782 with his brother where they worked as scene painters for the Théâtre Italien. Redouté painted flowers in his spare time. The search for subjects led him to the Jardin du Roi and eventually to Gerard van Spaendonck who made him an assistant. While at the Jardin du Roi, Redouté came to know Charles-Louis L'Heritier, an amateur botanist and writer of independent means. He gave Redouté a full time job as an illustrator, instructing him in plant anatomy. Redouté's scientific understanding of plants contributed greatly to the clarity of his depictions. But it was Redouté's work in stipple engraving and colour printing that was to be of the greatest importance. Stippling and the application of two or three colour inks to one plate were engraving innovations that Redouté brought to French printmaking, and these were brought to perfection in his three great works: Les Liliacees (1802-1816), Les Roses (1817-1824) and the work from which this image comes Choix des plus belles fleurs. et . des plus belles fruits which was published in 36 parts with 144 plates between 1827 and 1833. The present image shows Redouté at his most assured, combining the best of his artistic background with his skill as an observer of nature. He writes in the preface to the Choix : ''It is with the benefit of experience, and encouraged by the most flattering approval of naturalists and painters of France and abroad, that I undertook took this most agreeable of botanical works. By ceaseless observation of nature, in its constancy and its variety of forms and colours, I believe that I have reached that synthesis of botanical accuracy, composition and colouration that is essential to produce the perfect image of the plant kingdom.' Cf. Hunt Redouteana 21; cf. Dunthorne p 235; cf. Great Flower Books (1990), p 129; cf. Nissen BBI 1591; cf. Pritzel 7456; cf. Stafleu & Cowan TL2 8750.

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        Illuminated Ornaments Selected from Manuscripts and Early Printed Books from the Sixth to the Seventeenth Centuries. Drawn and Engraved by Henry Shaw. With Descriptions by Sir Frederic Madden.

      London, William Pickering, 1833. 4to. Håndkolorert tittelbl. Tittelbl. trykket i rødt og sort. 59 håndkolorerte plansjer. 18 + (90) s. Samt. skinnbd. Ryggdekor i gull. Ex libris på forsats og navn på håndkolorert tittelbl. (William Burges). Liten rift i tittelbl.. Cont. half calf. Spine gilt. Handcoloured title-page. Letterpress title printed in red and black. 59 handcoloured plates. Bookplate on front paste down and name on handcoloured title-page (William Burges). Small tear in letterpress title

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        MANUSCRITO DE PLEITO CON TENDERO VALLS DE ANDORRA, URGELL, BISCONDADO (VIZCONDADO) DE CASTELLBO 1833

      1833 - MANUSCRITO DE PLEITO CON TENDERO VALLS DE ANDORRA, URGELL, BISCONDADO (VIZCONDADO) DE CASTELLBO 1833. 4PAG. 30X22. FIRMADO POR EL ALCALDE MAYOR, FRANCISCO PARRAMON. REF 56 OK 5. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Mémoires de Jacques Casanova de Seingalt, écrits par lui-même.

      - Paris, Paulin (puis E.-B. Delanchy pour le tome X), 1833-1837. 10 volumes in-8, demi-veau blond de l'époque, dos à nerfs ornés de filets, pièces de titre et de tomaison de veau havane et bronze(rel. légèrement postérieure). Première édition imprimée en France. Les huit premiers volumes, parus en 1833, reprennent le texte de la première édition française publiée chez Brockhaus à Leipzig. Les deux derniers furent agencés en 1837, à la demande de l’éditeur, par le journaliste Philippe Busoni, sur la base de la traduction donnée par Tournachon-Molin, augmentée d’épisodes inédits (cf. Pollio, ‘Bibliographie anecdotique et critique des oeuvres de Jacques Casanova’). (Carteret, I, 153-154. En français dans le texte, n°182. Pollio, p. 215-219. Rive Childs, p.137, n°12. Vicaire, II, 121). Provenance: l’écrivain, critique littéraire et pasteur Anglican Mark Pattison (1813-1884) qui devint recteur du Lincoln College à Oxford. Accrocs aux coiffes et aux mors. Quelques épidermures. Intérieur très frais, exemplaire non rogné.

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        HISTOIRE GENERALE DE L'EUROPE, 18 TOMES (COMPLET), DEPUIS LES DERNIERES ANNEES DU Ve SIECLE JUSQUE VERS LE MILIEU DU XVIIIe

      Lebigre Frères 1833 - RO40243942: 18 tomes d'env. 500 pages chacun. Etiquettes de code sur les couvertures. 2e édition. Par le Comte de Lacépède, Pair de France, Grand'Croix de l'Ordre Royal de la Légion d'Honneur, Membre de l'Académie Royale des Sciences, etc. In-8 Broché. Etat d'usage. Couv. légèrement passée. Dos abîmé. Quelques rousseurs Classification Dewey : 940-Histoire générale de l'Europe [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Unumstößlicher Beweis, daß ohne die schleunige Niedermetzelung aller Juden und den Verkauf aller Jüdinnen zur Sclaverei die Welt, die Menschheit, das Christenthum und alle Staaten nothwendig untergehen müssen Verfaßt von Dominicus Haman Epiphanes Jetzt zum zweiten Male herausgegeben von Christian Süßmilch Ein Sendschreiben an alle Judenwidersacher

      Jerusalem, Bei Herschel u. Comp. 5834, (1833).. 35 S. Rückenbroschur. Mendes-Flohr/Reinharz, The Jew in the modern world, p. 261f; Eichstädt 420 (nur die Auflage von 1804); KVK kennt auch nur die erste Auflage. - Satirische Replik eines jüdischen Arztes aus Königsberg auf die geifernde Schrift "Wider die Juden" (1803) des Carl Wilhelm Friedrich Grattenauer, des wohl ersten rassistisch-antisemitischen Autors in Deutschland. - Tls. gebräunt bzw. braunfleckig.

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        Unumstößlicher Beweis, daß ohne die schleunige Niedermetzelung aller Juden und den Verkauf aller Jüdinnen zur Sclaverei die Welt, die Menschheit, das Christenthum und alle Staaten nothwendig untergehen müssen. Verfaßt von Dominicus Haman Epiphanes. Jetzt zum zweiten Male herausgegeben von Christian Süßmilch. Ein Sendschreiben an alle Judenwidersacher

      Jerusalem, Bei Herschel u. Comp. 5834, (1833). - 35 S. Rückenbroschur. Mendes-Flohr/Reinharz, The Jew in the modern world, p. 261f; Eichstädt 420 (nur die Auflage von 1804); KVK kennt auch nur die erste Auflage. - Satirische Replik eines jüdischen Arztes aus Königsberg auf die geifernde Schrift "Wider die Juden" (1803) des Carl Wilhelm Friedrich Grattenauer, des wohl ersten rassistisch-antisemitischen Autors in Deutschland. - Tls. gebräunt bzw. braunfleckig.

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        Vue du port du Roi Georges (Nouvelle Hollande)

      Paris 1833 - Lithographed view, coloured; 185 x 350mm, mounted. Beautifully coloured engraving of a view of the Port of King George, illustrating the voyage of Dumont D'urville. The Astrolabe made several points of call along the Australian coastline, particularly in New South Wales and north-western Australia, as well as New Zealand, Tonga, New Guinea and Vanikoro (where monument to La Pérouse was inaugurated).This particular illustration depicts a peaceful meeting between the Europeans and indigenous peoples on the grassy coast of the port.

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        A SUBALTERN IN AMERICA Comprising His Narrative of the Campaigns of the British Army, at Baltimore Washington

      Carey & Hart, Philadelphia Pa. 1833 - 1833, original half leather, A SUBALTERN IN AMERICA Comprising His Narrative of the Campaigns of the British Army, at Baltimore Washington during the War of 1812. Attributed to George Robert Gleig, a Scottish soldier in Wellingtons 85th Light Infantry. Published by Carey & Hat, Philadelphia Pa. New Orleans British Army Winfield Scott Andrew Jackson Destruction of Washington DC., other interesting incidents of the British Invasion. Complete in one volume, tight, very good solid boards, minor foxing and stains, all fly pages, complete. 5 x 8.5 266 pp. Sabin 27570, Howes S1115. Please see the many photos provided, ask any questions, buy accordingly. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        EXPEDITION DU LOUXOR Ou relation de la campagne faite dans la Thébaide pour en rapporter l’obelisque occidental de Thèbes. Deuxièmre édition.

      Paris, Thomine, 1833. In-8 p. (mm. 209x134), bross. orig. (aloni), pp. (8),142,(2), con 3 grandi tavv. inc. in rame e più volte ripieg. che rappresentano ?"les plans d?'abattage et les quatre faces de l?'obélisque avec les inscriptions hiéroglyphiques?", con relativa descrizione. Cfr. Dawson ?"Who was who in Egyptology?", p. 10: ?"Justin Pascal Angelin, French naval surgeon, accompanied (as surgeon) the expedition that went in the vessel Louqsor, led by J.B.A. Lebas, to remove and transport to Paris the obelisk now in the Place de la Concorde; he published an account of the expedition, with plates, Paris, 1833?". Rara "seconda edizione". Con numerosiss. timbri di apparten., qualche fiorit. ma certam. un buon esemplare con barbe.

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        History Of Europe During The French Revolution (10 Volumes)

      William Blackwood 1833 - 10 volumes. 1833-1842. All volumes bound in brown leather with gilt lettering to the spines. All volumes are moderately worn at the spines and the edges, and boards scratched. Some volumes have heavier wear around the top of the spine. Marbled end pages and outside edges. All volumes have previous owner's name plates to FEP. Occasional pencil annotations throughout. Pages generally clean but there are occasional marks or light foxing in some volumes. Volume I: small label to spine. Volume II: paper spine label, coming away from spine. Volume IV: spine label appears to have torn and been re-laid. Volume VI: bumped at top of spine. Volume VII: bumped at bottom of spine. (YBP Ref: 1254/19 15) Size: 8vo - over 73/4" - 93/4" Tall [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        "Rodensteins Auszug".

      . Radierung, 1833, auf Bütten. 13,3:12,2 cm. Vorzüglicher, vollrandiger, doch wie immer späterer Abzug. Literatur: Nicht bei Stoll; Ausst. Katalog: Ludwig Emil Grimm, 1790-1863. Maler - Zeichner - Radierer. Kassel/Hanau 1985, Nr. 71, Abb. S. 96. Zu dieser Radierung heißt es auf S. 82 (op. cit.): "Zu den Überraschungen in Grimms Radierwerk gehört das hochromantische, dramatisch bewegte Blatt "Rodensteins Auszug", das zwar "1818 fec." bezeichnet ist, dessen unmittelbare, seitenverkehrte Vorzeichnung aber die Jahreszahl 1833 trägt. Die fertig radierte Platte wurde von Grimm niemals veröffentlicht, die Abzüge sind neueren Datums. Die frühere Jahreszahl 1818 bezieht sich auf die Vollendung der "Deutschen Sagen" von Jacob und Wilhelm Grimm, die in zwei Bänden 1816 bzw. 1818 erschienen, Ludwig Emil Grimm gewidmet. Vermutlich war die Radierung als Titelblatt einer neuen Ausgabe gedacht. Die dargestellte Sage ist dem 1. Band entnommen. Der letzte, einst reiche Herr von Rodenstein auf Burg Schellerts im Odenwald zieht, wenn immer ein Krieg bevorsteht, wie auf der Flucht, um seine Habe zu retten, mit seinem Gesinde, von Trompetern begleitet, nach dem Rodenstein. Die beiden phantastischen Bäume, deren Äste Tier- und Menschengestalt anzunehmen scheinen, wurden aus den dürren Ästen der Willingshäuser Eiche entwickelt. Der hell gelassene, unschattierte Gespensterzug wird höchst wirkungsvoll zwischen die dunkle Vordergrundkulisse am linken Bildrand und das ebenso dunkle Baummassiv des Mittelgrundes gesetzt. Grell leuchtet die Baumkontur im Gegenlicht auf, überblendet von der Helligkeit des Hintergrundes, dessen Nebelschwaden die Ruine auf dem Burgberg umwallen.". Der vor allem als Radierer tätige Grimm war 1804-1808 Schüler der Kasseler Kunstakademie bei Gottlieb Kobold (1769-1809), Andreas Range (1762-1828) und Ernst Friedrich Ferdinand Robert (1763-1843). Durch seine Brüder Jacob und Wilhelm Grimm wurde er mit Clemens Brentano (1778-1842) und Achim von Arnim (1781-1831) bekannt, mit denen er zusammenarbeitete. Wohl 1807 lernte Grimm Bettine Brentano (1785-1859) kennen, von der er zahlreiche Porträts anfertigte. In November 1808 zog er nach Landshut zu Brentano und dessen Schwager Friedrich Carl von Savigny (1779-1861). Auf ihre Vermittlung ging er nach München und erlernte Kupferstechen bei Carl Ernst Christoph Heß (1755-1828). Zugleich studierte er an der Münchner Akademie unter Andreas Seidl (1760-1834). Unterbrechung des Studiums 1814 durch Teilnahme an den Freiheitskriegen. Mit Georg Brentano reiste er im Frühjahr 1816 nach Italien, wo er zwei Monate blieb. 1817 kehrte er nach Kassel zurück. 1824 reiste Grimm zum ersten Mal nach Willingshausen und wurde zum Mitbegründer der Willingshäuser Malerkolonie, eine der ersten Malerkolonien Deutschlands. 1832 wurde er an die Kasseler Kunstakademie als Lehrer berufen.

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        Voyage de découvertes autour du monde et à la recherche de La Pérouse

      Paris: Librairie Encyclopédique de Roret, 1832-, 1833. Ten octavo text volumes bound as five, and folio atlas with a portrait of Dumont d'Urville and 20 maps and plates (six coloured); some browning and foxing of the text (as sometimes found with this paper stock), also affecting a few plates; a good set in a recent French period style quarter navy polished calf, spines lettered numbered and banded in gilt. This is a notably scarce version of the official account of Dumont d'Urville's first voyage, publishing the voyage narrative and a selection of the fine lithographic plates for a popular audience.The Astrolabe was renamed for this voyage in honour of La Pérouse's lost ship; it had previously sailed as the Coquille in Duperrey's expedition in the early 1820s, with Dumont d'Urville serving as second-in-command. The expedition visited Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific in 1826-29; it was a major scientific undertaking and a large number of natural history specimens were collected returned to France. Likewise, the haul of geographical and ethnological information was considerable. The full publication of the voyage was extensive, numbering some 13 text volumes accompanied by five folio atlas volumes. Exclusive and expensive, the official account was beyond the means of most readers, hence the desire for an abridged and accessible edition. This version was published to fill that gap. It includes as narrative text the Historique section of the full voyage account, though the title has been changed to include the words "et à la recherche de La Pérouse", and has a selection of eight maps and 12 plates as a separately bound atlas volume. The maps are notable as some of the finest ever produced of the Pacific, and include two of New Zealand, New Guinea, Australia, Tonga and Vanikoro.Three of the twelve plates issued with this edition are Australian Aboriginal studies lithographed from drawings by the official artist Louis Sainson. A coloured portrait plate of two Aboriginal men is followed by depictions of two encounters, one at the Georges River and the other at Jervis Bay. Of additional interest are two coloured Maori portrait plates, and further studies of the native inhabitants of New Guinea, Vanikoro and Tikopia.One of the primary objectives of the voyage was to confirm the fate of the ill-fated La Pérouse expedition, a long-standing source of mystery and speculation. The wreck of La Pérouse's Astrolabe had been reported a few years previously by Peter Dillon, the South Seas trader, suggesting that the island of Vanikoro (present day Solomons) was the French explorer's final resting place. Dumont d'Urville's expedition confirmed this, and erected a monument to La Pérouse and his men upon the island (the ceremony is memorialised in a fine lithographed plate included in the atlas to this edition).Despite the fact that this was intended to be a popular edition it is surprisingly rare on the market and not noted by several standard bibliographies. This edition was only noted for the Ferguson Addenda volume from the set of the text in the State Library of Victoria and from a copy of the atlas volume that appeared (without text) in a Bernard Quaritch catalogue in 1983. McLaren too could cite the atlas only from the Ferguson/Quaritch entry.

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        Tableau Statistique, Politique et Moral du Système Militaire de la Russie, par --, Militaire Polonaise. [.]

      Heideloff et Campé (Moessard), Paris 1833 - With numerous statistical charts and one folding plate. First edition. In original brown paper. (8°); VIII, 362, (1), [1] p. and 1 folding plate. This book is an analysis of the Russian army by Józef Tá?ski (1805-1888) the Polish officer and journalist, who served in the French Foreign Legion and participated in the Crimean War. At the time of the publication of this work he was in France as a refugee of the November Uprising (Cadet Revolution) the armed rebellion in Poland against the Russian Empire in 1830-1831. In his book Tá?ski describes the system and the hierarchy of the Tsarist military forces, its equipments, tactics and the morale of the soldiers and officers. He concludes that there is an urgent need for a European League to stop the Russian invasion and proposes an operation plan against Russia. Untrimmed. Former owner's entry on title page in pencil. Vignette on spine. Brown ink on edges of the first leaves, no effect on legibility. Occasional light foxing. In good condition. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Wild Turkey, Female & Young. Meleagris Gallopavo

      Amsterdam:: Heritage Editions,. 2012.. Strictly limited edition of to 250 copies, numbered and stamped with blind stamp. Extremely high quality facsimile giclee prints taken from an original elephant folio edition of Audubon's "Birds of America", sold to one of the original subscribers in 1833, the Teylers Museum in Haarlem, Netherlands. One of an edition of 250. The prints are printed on Hahnemuhle white etching paper, 25% rag, which is age resistant.They are printed using archival ink which resists fading for up to 100 years. It is printed in the original size, proofed by the museum's curator, at an extremely high resolution of 2880 dpi. 26.4 x 39".The quality far exceeds all other Audubon print reproductions.

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        Basil Hall manuscript letter to his wife's mother, Lady Hunter with addition by Margaret Hall

      1833 - QUITE UNUSUAL - BOTH BASIL AND MARGARET HALL HANDWRITING ON ONE DOCUMENT 9-1/2 x 7-1/2 inches. Autograph letter signed. Two pages, Dated (on the Rhine 20th May 1833. Two pages, 4to. With postscript on verso by his wife Margaret, also a writer. To his wife's mother, Lady Hunter. Basil Hall's letter reads: "My dear Lady Hunter, I write merely to report of myself and to mention that here we are safe and sound and all happy and merry with our journey. We came here on Sat. Eve. And passed yesterday chiefly with Mrs. Hoover and her family. Mr H. Is in England. In the evening Mr. Schlegel and other intelligent oxalises of both sexes came to Mrs. Homers. This day we go to Coblentz by the Steam Boat and then we propose going on just as before. The weather is delightful still. We have a famous thunderstorm on Sat. Eve. After we got here which has cooled the air and laid the dust. My journal for the young folks goes merrily - I hope it may amuse hem. Perhaps Mgt [Margaret] might add a line to you. Mr. Dollard of St. Paul's Churchyard is to send a Box to meet me at Geneva and by it you may send any odds and ends. Mgt begs get from Joel Lane a book which Eliza left, called The Ladder of Leaving - and send it to Mr. Dollard. Yours Affecftionately, B. Hall" Margaret Hall adds: 'That is to say you may desire Jane to send the book to Mr. Dollard. We at present plan going on either tomorrow or the following day from Coblentz to Mayence also by Steam Boat, and thence to Frankfurt by land, a distance of only about 20 miles- there we shall stay two or three days and I shall send a large sheet which will by that time be filled. There are two routes from Frankfurt to Munich, one to Heidelberg and Carlsruhe and thence by Stuttgard to Munich, but I think we shall prefer the other by Wuryburg, Nuremburg, Donanwerth and Augsburg - either way we shall get there by the end of the week even in our very leisurely mode of travelling. Eliza's message is a kiss, and that she wishes you would come and see us - Fanny Emily has given me a flower to send to you which you must imagine she has sent. Ever affectionately yours, Margaret Hall. 9 o'clock Monday. You can either forward this to Rose if you have a frank or let her know you have heard from us." From [James John] Audubon and His Journals/The European Journals. 1826-1829: "At precisely six I found myself at No. 16 Hope St. I was shown upstairs, and presented to Lady Mary Clark, who knew both General Wolfe and General Montgomery, a most amiable English lady eighty-two years of age. Many other interesting people were present, and I had the pleasure of taking Mrs. Basil Hall to dinner, and was seated next her mother, Lady Hunter, and almost opposite Lady Mary Clark. I did not feel so uncomfortable as usual; all were so kind, affable, and truly well-bred. At nine the ladies left us, and Captain Basil Hall again attacked me about America, and hundreds of questions were put to me by all, which I answered as plainly and briefly as I could." Basil Hall was a British naval officer from Scotland, a traveller, and an author. Following Basil Hall's retirement from the navy in 1823, Hall was married on 1 March 1825 to Margaret Congalton (d. 1876), the youngest daughter of Sir John Hunter, Consul-General in Spain by his spouse Elizabeth Barbara, sister to Sir William Arbuthnot, 1st Baronet. Margaret Hall is the subject of a 1931 book "Aristocratic Journey. Being the outspoken letters of Mrs. Basil Hall, written during a fourteen months' sojourn in America, 1827-1828" Basil Hall commanded many vessels involved in exploration and scientific and diplomatic missions. From the beginning of his naval career he had been encouraged by his father to keep a journal, which later became the source for a series of books and publications describing his travels. Hall toured the major cities of the eastern and southern states, and his narrative includes comments on education, politics and government, the judicial system, slavery, and manu

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        Kleines Lehrbuch der Schwimmkunst zum Selbstunterrichte; enthaltend eine vollständige praktische Anweisung zu allen Arten des Schwimmens nach den Grundsätzen der neuen Italienischen Schule des Bernardi und der alten allgemeinen Schwimmschule

      Weimar, im Verlage des Industrie-Comptoirs, 1833.. Zweite genau durchgesehene, verbesserte und vermehrte Auflage. XXXVIII, 108 S. Hübscher HLdr. d. Zt. Thomas, Swimming, p. 218 (sehr ausführlich); Richter, Schwimmliteratur 72. - Die erste Ausgabe erschien bereits 1798, vorliegende zweite wurde noch zu Lebzeiten Gutsmuths herausgegeben. - Titel gestempelt.

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        Von den Krankheiten des Gehirns des Menschen.

      Koblenz, Rud. Friedr. Hergt, 1833 - 8°, VI, 492 S., Priv.-Kart. d. Zt. m. gold. Rückenpräg., Bezugspapier a. den Kanten und Kapitalen tlw. durchgerieben, Ecken min. bestossen, Initialen a. Vs., bis auf vereinzelte Stockfl. innen sauber und frisch; allg. gutes Ex. Erstausgabe. 1200 gr. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Northanger Abbey; [&] Persuasion

      London: Richard Bentley,, 1833. A Novel. Octavo (162 × 102 mm). Contemporary purple half calf, spine lettered and decorated in gilt, gilt rules, marbled sides and edges, grey endpapers. Engraved frontispiece with tissue guard and vignette to title page. Armorial bookplate of Mark Everard Pepys, sixth Earl of Cottenham (1903?-1943), to front pastedown. Spine faded, boards a little rubbed, minor foxing to endleaves. An excellent copy. First Bentley edition, the third edition overall. 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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        Poesie scelte in dialetto milanese di Carlo Porta colla comi - tragedia e con altre poesie scritte dal medesimo di compagnia con Tommaso Grossi e coll'aggiunta di scelti componimenti del Larghi, Balestrieri, Bossi, Zanoja e Bertana.

      Ferrario 1833 In 16 pp. XV - 338+CXXXIV. Con ritratto. Con restauro alla prima carta e all'indice. Ottimo l'interno. Ril. coeva mezza tela e oro.

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        Réception du commandant de la favorite par un mandarin cochinchinois

      - Rare aquatinte gravée en couleurs avec rehauts de gomme arabique. 1833/ 1838. (300 exemplaires).Dessinée par Paris et gravée par Himely.Format épreuve : 420 x 380 mm. Excellent état.

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        The Autobiography of John Galt - part of the Canada_Company_Collection

      Cochrane and M';Crone 11 Waterloo Place, Pall Mall, London 1833 - 2 vols., 8vo, 9" x 6" xx, 311p; viii; 412p, Portrait. Professionally rebound with new leather spine and original brown cloth front and back boards. Ex. personal library (2) with book plates. Very Good+ condition. The book plate on the back end papers (later owner) was (Dr.) George Hastings Cox (with small ownership signature front end papers) significant private book collector from the Maritimes. One of 12 ophthalmologist who cared for eye injury victims of the terrible Halifax explosion in 1917 and later wrote detailed information on his experience.Bookplates at the front of both volumes are for George C. Longley, Maitland, (near Brockville) Ontario (in 1877 - Masonic George C. Longley IXo as Magi. Post Offices in Canada, 1861 - Maitland Grenville, S.R. Postmaster.Lande 260 First commissioner of the Canada Company and famous author and poet and father of Sir Alexander Galt. The author's eventful life including his services in the Canada Company, travels in America, founding the city of Guelph, Upper. Canada.In 1824, Galt was appointed Secretary to the Canada Company, a charter company established to aid in the colonization of Upper Canada. While in Canada, Galt lived in Ontario, where he founded the city of Guelph in 1827. The community of Galt in Ontario was named after him. His three sons played prominent roles in Canadian politics; one of them, Alexander, was one of the 'Fathers of the Confederation', and Canada's first Minister of Finance. During his tenure with the Canada Company, Galt ran afoul of several colonial authorities, including Sir Peregrine Maitland,who was Lieutenant-Governor of Upper Canada at the time. He was heavily criticised by his employers for his lack of basic accounting skills and failure to carry out their established policies. This resulted in his dismissal and recall to Great Britain in 1829.Soon after his return to England he was imprisoned for several months for failure to pay his debts. One of Galt's last novels, The Member, has political corruption as its central theme. Despite failing health, Galt was involved in another colonial business venture, the British American Land Company,which was formed to develop lands in the Eastern Townships of Lower Canada. Galt served as secretary but was forced to resign in December 1832 because of his health.He retired to Greenock in Scotland, publishing his two volume Autobiography in 1833.There was 3 editions published in Philadelphia 1833 (2) and 1834 (1) : Key and Biddle, 1833.(2 volumes in one): T. K. Greenbank, 1833. : Key & Biddle, 1834. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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