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        L'Aspirant de Marine Opéra Comique en deux Actes Paroles de MMrs. Rochefort & Decomberousse. avec Accompt. de Piano par V. Rifaut. [Piano-vocal score]

      J. Delahante, Paris 1834 - Folio. Half mid-tan leather with red textured paper boards, initials "A.H. gilt to upper, spine in gilt-ruled compartments with titling gilt, marbled endpapers. 1f. (recto title, verso blank), [1] ("Catalogue thématique de Morceaux détachés"), 2-12 (overture) [PN 1094][1] (incipits), 2-9, [i] (blank) [PN 1083_1][1] (incipits), 2-9, [i] (blank) [PN 1083_1 Bis][1] (incipits), 2-11, [i] (blank) [PN 1083 (2)]1f. (incipits), 11, [i] (blank) [PN 1083.3][1] (incipits), 2-15, [i] (blank) [PN 1083 (4)][1] (incipits), [2]-[3], [i] (blank) [PN 1083 (5)][1] (incipits), 2-9, [i] (blank) [PN 1083.6][1] (incipits), 2-9, [i] (blank) [PN 1084 (7)]1f. (incipits), 15, [i] (blank) [PN 1084.8][1] (incipits), [2]-[3], [i] (blank) [PN 1084 (9)][1] (incipits), 2-3, [i] (blank) [PN 1084.10][1] (incipits), 2-11, [i] (blank) [PN 1084 (11)]Overture and 12 numbers. Engraved.With publisher's facsimile signature handstamp to lower margin of titles.First performed in Paris at the Opéra-Comique on une 11, 1833. First Edition. Bound with:GOMIS, José Melchor 1791-1836Le Revenant Opéra fantastique en 5 Tableaux Tiré du Roman de Walter Scott Bedgaundlet Paroles de Mr. de Calvimont. Paris: Maurice Schlesinger, [1834].[1] ("Catalogue Thématique des morceaux détachés avec Acct. de Piano pr. l'Auteur")No. 1. "Choeur des Buveurs." 2-5 pp. [PN M.S. 1565. (1.)No. 2. Couplets chantés par M. Genot. 2-3 pp. [PN M.S. 1565. (2.)]No. 3. Chanson chantée par M. Boulard. 203 pp. [PN M.S. 1565. (3.)]No. 3bis. Chansonn Chantée par M. Boullard. 2-3 pp. [PN M.S. 1564. (3.)bis.]No. 4. Valse arrangée pour le Piano. 2-3 pp. [PN M.S. 1565.4.]No. 5. Ballade Chantée par Mme. Clara Margueron. 2-3, [i] (blank) pp. [PN M.S. 1565 (5.)]No. 6. Do. Chanté par Mr. Lemonnier et Mme. Clara Margueron. 9 pp. [PN M.S. 1565.6.]No. 7. Romance chantée par M. Boullard. 2-5 pp. []PN M.S. 1565.7.]No. 7 Bis. Romance chantée par M. Boullard. 2-5 pp. [PN M.S. 1565.7.(Bis)]No. 8. Choeur à boire de Penser. 2-7 pp. [PN M.S. 1565_8.]No. 9. Ronde du Sabbat. Chantée par M. Thenard. 2-5 pp. [PN M.S. 1565.9.]No. 10. Prière. 2-5, [i] (blank)pp. [PN M.S. 1565.10.]Boldly inscribed and signed by the composer at head of first page. First performed in Paris at the Opéra-Comique on December 31, 1833. First Edition. Binding slightly worn and rubbed; corners bumped; spine with minor defects to head and tail. Slightly worn, soiled, browned, and foxed; one leaf torn at blank margin. A French harpist and composer, Labarre studied the harp with Bochsa, Cousineau and Nadermann and composition with Boieldieu. "The musical style of his operas derives from the works of Boieldieu and Adam, and anticipates those of Offenbach; although they never achieved the popularity of Meyerbeer or Halévy, several of his works, such as Jovita, remained in the repertory throughout the 1850s. He was a conductor at the Opéra-Comique from 1847 to 1849, and later was appointed director of the imperial chapel. He succeeded Antoine Prumier as professor of harp at the Paris Conservatoire (1867-70), where Léon Gatayes and Félix Godefroid were among his pupils. During the last years of his life he was music critic for Paris illustré. He was admitted to the Légion d'Honneur in 1862." Frédéric Robert and Fiona Clampin in Grove Music Online.Gomis, a Spanish composer, knew Manuel García and was befriended by Rossini. "Between 1831 and 1836 Gomis wrote the music for four operas performed at the Opéra-Comique: Le diable à Seville, about General Riego's 1820 army rebellion; Le revenant, based on 'Wandering Willie's Tale' in Scott's Redgauntlet, and much praised for the 'Chanson du sabbat'; Le portefaix, his most successful opera; and Rock le barbu, acclaimed for the purity of its melodies." John Dowling in Grove Music Online.He was made a Chevalier of the Légion d'Honneur, and Berlioz wrote his obituary. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Antique Print-ATLANTIC-CHART-AFRICA-SOUTH AMERICA-Depot de la Marine-1834

      1834 - Antique print, titled: 'Carte de l'Ocean Atlantique Meridional [ ].' - A sea chart of the southern Atlantic ocean. This shows South America and Africa (south of the Equator). Places along the coasts are named. Some depth soundings along the coasts. Published by the Depot de la Marine. These type of charts are scarse as they were actually used at sea for navigation. Engraving on laid paper. Made by 'Michel' after 'C.L. Gressier for the Depot de la Marine'. Engraved by Michel. Depot des Cartes et Plans de la Marine (1720 - present), often called the Depot de Marine, was a French hydrographic mapping organization founded in 1720. Much like the U.S. Coast Survey, the British Admiralty, and the Spanish Deposito Hydrografico, the Depot was initiated as a storehouse and distribution center of existing nautical and marine charts. Eventually the Depot initiated its on mapping activities in an attempt to improve and expand upon existing material. Some of the well known hydrograhers / cartographers in the development of Depot were Jacques Nicholas Bellin and Rigobert Bonne. Good, given age. A dark stain in the right edge of the image and a few smaller stains in the image area. Some foxing and small stains in the margin corners and lower margin. A few small tears in the margins (not affecting image, partly restored). General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully. The overall size is ca. 102.5 x 68.3 cm. The image size is ca. 88.5 x 59.1 cm. The overall size is ca. 40.4 x 26.9 inch. The image size is ca. 34.8 x 23.3 inch. Storage location: Overasselt-402

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        Character, object, and effects of Trades' Unions; with some remarks on the law concerning them.

      London: James Ridgway and Sons 1834 - 8vo., (2) + 140pp., recently well bound in cloth lettered in gilt. A very good copy. First, and only, edition. In the view of Sidney and Beatrice Webb this was an 'able' pamphlet setting forth the constitution and proceedings of the new unions but criticizing 'their pretensions in a manner which has not since been surpassed. . (It) remains, perhaps, the best statement of the case against Trade Unionism' [The History of Trade Unionism>, 1894, p.126]. Tufnell's bitter attack on the unions, his accounts of proceedings at secret union meetings and his demand for new and draconian legislation, is all encapsulated in his final paragraph: 'Part of London is now (March 7th) in darkness from a strike amongst the workmen at the gas establishments. Scarcely a town in England has escaped the infliction of a turn-out, and were (the writer) to state that the working classes, have taxed themselves to the amount of one million during the past year, in these futile attempts to raise wages, the calculation would probably be below the truth'. The author was one of the factory commissioners. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Italy a Poem [and] Poems

      London: T. Cadell, 1834. In really fine condition.. Two works, octavo, with numerous engravings; contemporary polished pale calf, spines ornately panelled in gilt, bright crimson endpapers with inner gilt dentelles, gilt edges, crimson silk markers; binding by Tout. A beautiful set in very fine condition, in a superb binding by Tout with his stamp on endpapers. The first part of "Italy" was first published anonymously in 1822, the second part in 1828. Neither sold well, but the illustrated editions of 1830, with "Poems" in 1834, assured Rogers a major success. The engraved vignettes in both works are chiefly after Turner and Stothard. Provenance: Sir Mervyn Ll. Peel, with armorial bookplates.

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        An account of the transactions of His Majesty's Mission to the Court of Persia, in the Years 1807-11 [.] To which is appended, a brief history of the Wahauby.

      London, James Bohn, 1834. - 8vo. 2 vols. VIII, 472, XXXIV. (4), V, (6)-238 pp. With 2 lithogr. frontispieces, 9 lithogr. plates on Chine appliqué and 1 folding lithogr. map of Central Arabia and Egypt. Contemp. tan calf bindings, spines renewed in period style. First edition. The second volume - and the map - are devoted entirely to the so-called "Nedjed Country". - "The first political and commercial treaty between Great Britain and Persia was concluded in 1801, when the East India Company sent John Malcolm to the Court of Fath Ali Shah. Persia undertook to attack the Afghans if they were to move against India, while the British undertook to come to the defence of Persia if they were attacked by either the Afghans or the French. When the Russians intensified their attacks on the Caucasian Provinces in 1803 annexing large territories, Fath Ali Shah appealed to the British for help, but was refused on the grounds that Russia was not included in the Treaty. The Persians thus turned to the French and concluded the Treaty of Finkenstein in 1807. It was against this background that Harford Jones, who was the chief resident at Basra for the East India Company, was sent to Persia by the Foreign Office in 1809 [.] The French who had now entered into a treaty with Russia (the Treaty of Tilsit in 1807) had lost interest in Persia and removed their political and military missions. Thus the British were able to conclude another treaty with Persia (the Treaty of Friendship and Alliance, also called the Treaty of Tehran) which bound Britain to assist Persia in case any European nation invaded her (even if Britain had a treaty with that nation). This treaty was not honoured by the British after the first Persian-Russian War" (Ghani). Volume 2 is devoted exclusively to the Wahhabis, tracing their history from the mid-eighteenth century to their defeat by Egyptian Ottoman forces at the site of the Wahhabi capital, Dariyah (Dereyah), in 1818. - Rare: the only other copy in a contemporary binding on the market within the last 30 years was the Burrell copy (wanting half titles and rebacked; Sotheby's, Oct 14, 1999, lot 127, £8,000). Only slightly browned and foxed (occasionally affecting plates), but altogether fresh, in an appealing full calf binding. Macro, Bibliography of the Arabian Peninsula, 606. BM IV:457 (941). Wilson 33. Cf. Ghani 53f. (reprint). Diba 79.

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        Unterhaltungen über den Menschen.

      Augsburg, J.A. Schloßers Buch und Kunsthandlung, 1834. Neue Ausgabe. Erster Theil bis Dritter Theil in drei Bänden. 18 x 11,5 cm. Titel, 196 Seiten; Titel, 4 Blatt, 488 Seiten; Titel, 8 Seiten, 592 Seiten; mit 196 altkolorierten Kupfertafeln. OLWd. mit Rückenschildern (berieben, bestoßen und etwas fleckig, Rückenschilder angeplatzt). Vgl Nissen ZBI, 4408. - Gottlieb Tobias Wilhelm (1758-1811) war ein deutscher Naturwissenschaftler und Theologe. Neben seiner Tätigkeit als Pfarrer in Augsburg war er als Verfasser von Artikeln für Kalender, Almanache und Zeitschriften tätig. Seit 1792 veröffentlichte der die \"Unterhaltungen aus der Naturgeschichte\", vorliegende drei Bände über den Menschen sind als separater Teil erschienen. - Folgende Tafeln in Band zwei sind gelockert oder beschnitten: XX, XXI A, XLI, LVII (mit hinterlegtem Einriß), LIX. Ansonsten altersgemäßer Zustand, Text und Tafeln minimal fleckig. Versand D: 6,00 EUR Bücher, Anatomie; Brauchtum; Geschichte; Medizin

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        Journey to the north of India, overland from England, through Russia, Persia, and Affghaunistaun.

      London Bentley 1834 - First edition. 2 volumes, 8vo., xii, 418; viii, 440pp., 2 etched frontispieces, folding lithographed map, modern half calf gilt, red morocco labels, an excellent set. A scarce title by a key figure in the history of British and Russian relations in nineteenth century Central Asia. It was Conolly who coined the phrase "The Great Game" and his tragic execution along with Colonel Charles Stoddart is memorably recounted on the opening page of Peter Hopkirk's book of the same name. "Being in England on sick leave in 1829, Conolly obtained leave to return to India through central Asia. He left London on 10 August 1829, travelled through France and Germany to Hamburg, then continued by sea to St Petersburg, where he stayed a month, and then travelled via Tiflis and Tehran to Asterabad. There he disguised himself as an Asian merchant, with a stock of furs and shawls, hoping to reach Khiva. He left Asterabad for the Turkoman steppes on 26 April 1830, but when the little caravan to which he attached himself was about halfway between Krasnovodsk and Kizil Arvat he was seized by nomads and robbed. The Turkomans were undecided whether to kill him or sell him into slavery. Tribal jealousies in the end secured his release, and he returned to Asterabad on 22 May 1830, from where he travelled to India by way of Mashhad, Herat, and Kandahar, visiting Sind, and finally crossing the Indian frontier in January 1831. He published a lively narrative of the journey—reflecting his bright, hopeful temperament—A Journey to Northern India (1834)" (ODNB). Yakushi (1994), C331. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Sopra la eccellenza ed utilità della Filosofia Dissertazione di L. B. con Note dello stesso

      Tipografia di Pietro Paternò - Benevento, 1834. ITALIANO 0,05 Volume della prima metà del XIX secolo in 8°, stato discreto, coperta in cartoncino con bella cornice tipografica su piatti, fioritura sparsa, piatto anteriore con porzione mancante, bordo e punte poco consunti, tagli e pagine in buono stato. Presenta lettera dedicatoria. Note dell'Autore. USATO

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        PAXTON'S MAGAZINE OF BOTANY AND REGISTER OF FLOWERING PLANTS Volumes 1 - 4 [I - IV]

      London: Orr and Smith, 1834. 1834-1838; vols. 1- 4 (of eventually 16). Complete with 171 hand-coloured engraved plates of which 23 are larger folding plates, after Frederick William Smith and Samuel Holden (some heightened with gum arabic), tissue guards, one plate of garden design. Bound in contemporary full black gilt-decorated, straight grained morocco; bindings good and strong with all boards firmly attached but with some chipping and loss and rubbing to the leather spines. Contents clean and tight, original marbled end papers, plates generally bright, a few with light spotting or slightly marked, a few folding plates a little worn/creased at leading edge. A very good run of the first four volumes. Very reasonably priced with the plates working out at less that £6.50 each. [Nissen BBI 2351; Great Flower Books, p.85; Stafleu TL2 7544] The Magazine of Botany was illustrated with fine botanical plates, of which Paxton notes in his introduction to volume 10 "the Embellishments of this work has been brought as near perfection as it is possible to attain. It is, indeed, suggested by some of our friends, that they are too beautiful; and that the plants they represent are not ordinarily so handsome as they are here depicted. Such a view, however, is a mistaken one: it arises from a rule which we adopt in the choice of subjects for our drawings, and which is, to have them prepared, whenever practicable, from specimens that are very favourably grown... on account of the stimulus it gives to those who see our plates, to grow their specimens to the like excellence". From 1826 to 1858 Paxton was chief gardener at the Duke of Devon's Chatsworth Estate, establishing it as "the most famous garden in England... [and in the Magazine] he described many of his plants and innovations at Chatsworth" (ODNB). Provenance: . First Edition. Full Leather. Very Good. Small 4to (17 x 23.5cm).

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        Pigot and Co.'s national London and provincial commercial directory for 1832-3-4 : comprising ... the merchants, manufacturers, and traders of the Metropolis .

      London: J. Pigot & Co, 1834. Book measures 9 3/4 x 6 inches. London secition only, collation, first 44pp, end's at Althabetical list { Adamson ], continues lxiii to cxxiv, which is probably the end on this part. Large folding map, map measures 19 x 16 1/2 inches, linen backed.Bound in modern cloth. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, map lightly rubbed, minor abrasion marks. Pages and map in good condition. . Very Good. 8vo.

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        A Demonstrations of the Nerves of the Human Body.

      - London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green and Longman, 1834, 4°, [4], IV, 98 pp., 1 pp. Index, 1 Anz.pp., LXXXII pp. Tafelerklärungen, 25 feine Stahlstichtafeln, roter Halbledereinband; minimal fleckig; feines Expl. First Edition in Quart! In response to the demand for a more manageable version of his neuroanatomy atlas, originally issued in elephant folio, Swan issued the above 4° version, with plates reengraved, after West's outstanding drawings, by Finden, who did part of the engraving for the folio. McHenry 520, citing the 4° version. D.N.B. Rare. Neither 4to. nor folio version in Cushing, Waller or Reynolds. JOSEPH SWAN (1791-1874)," anatomist and surgeon to Lincoln County Hospital for many years, was a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons and sat on its council for nearly forty years. His principal work was Treatise on diseases and injuries of the nerves (London, 1830) in which he covered injury, inflammation, and tumors of the nerves and discussed the mechanisms of pain and healing of damaged nerves. In 1820 the Royal College of Surgeons instituted a Collegiate Triennial Prize for the best essay in anatomy or physiology. The first two awards were made to Swan for his research on the nervous system, which is the subject of the present work. The three main sections include the autonomic nervous system, the cranial nerves, and the spinal nerves. Each of the twenty-five magnificently engraved plates are accompanied by a duplicate in outline and a leaf of descriptive letterpress." Heirs of Hippocrates [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        MINERVA DE LA JUVENTUD ESPAÑOLA POR. Director de las escuelas de sordo-mudos y ciegos en esta Corte. 6 tomos (obra completa),

      - Madrid, Imp. Biblioteca General a cargo de J. de la Vega, 1834-1835, 10x15,5, 6 tomos: I, 338 págs. + 4 láms. grabadas II, 386 págs. + 5 láms. grabadas + 1 mapa plegado III, 373 págs. + 6 láms. grabadas + 1 mapa plegado. IV, 372 págs. 5 láms. grabadas. 1 mapa plegado. V, 349 + III págs. 4 láms. grabadas + 2 mapas plegados, VI, 289 + III págs. 3 láms. grabadas + 2 mapas plegados. Los grabados representan escenas muchas veces con niños como protagonistas. Alguna lámina es desplegable y dos de ellas representan un alfabeto manual para sordos. En total 27 láminas y 7 mapas plegados (completo). Encuadernados en plena piel de época con tejuelo, hierros dorados en lomeras. Bello conjunto. (Obra periódica recomendada por el gobierno a los establecimientos de enseñanza, en la que Ballesteros empezó a dar a conocer sus ideas sobre educación en general y en particular en la especial de sordomudos). (57437).

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        L'Aspirant de Marine Opéra Comique en deux Actes Paroles de MMrs. Rochefort & Decomberousse... avec Accompt. de Piano par V. Rifaut. [Piano-vocal score]

      Paris: J. Delahante, 1834. A French harpist and composer, Labarre studied the harp with Bochsa, Cousineau and Nadermann and composition with Boieldieu. "The musical style of his operas derives from the works of Boieldieu and Adam, and anticipates those of Offenbach; although they never achieved the popularity of Meyerbeer or Halévy, several of his works, such as Jovita, remained in the repertory throughout the 1850s... He was a conductor at the Opéra-Comique from 1847 to 1849, and later was appointed director of the imperial chapel. He succeeded Antoine Prumier as professor of harp at the Paris Conservatoire (1867-70), where Léon Gatayes and Félix Godefroid were among his pupils. During the last years of his life he was music critic for Paris illustré. He was admitted to the Légion d'Honneur in 1862." Frédéric Robert and Fiona Clampin in Grove Music Online. Gomis, a Spanish composer, knew Manuel García and was befriended by Rossini. "Between 1831 and 1836 Gomis wrote the music for four operas performed at the Opéra-Comique: Le diable à Seville, about General Riego's 1820 army rebellion; Le revenant, based on 'Wandering Willie's Tale' in Scott's Redgauntlet, and much praised for the 'Chanson du sabbat'; Le portefaix, his most successful opera; and Rock le barbu, acclaimed for the purity of its melodies." John Dowling in Grove Music Online. He was made a Chevalier of the Légion d'Honneur, and Berlioz wrote his obituary.. Folio. Half mid-tan leather with red textured paper boards, initials "A.H. gilt to upper, spine in gilt-ruled compartments with titling gilt, marbled endpapers. 1f. (recto title, verso blank), [1] ("Catalogue thématique de Morceaux détachés"), 2-12 (overture) [PN 1094] [1] (incipits), 2-9, [i] (blank) [PN 1083_1] [1] (incipits), 2-9, [i] (blank) [PN 1083_1 Bis] [1] (incipits), 2-11, [i] (blank) [PN 1083 (2)] 1f. (incipits), 11, [i] (blank) [PN 1083.3] [1] (incipits), 2-15, [i] (blank) [PN 1083 (4)] [1] (incipits), [2]-[3], [i] (blank) [PN 1083 (5)] [1] (incipits), 2-9, [i] (blank) [PN 1083.6] [1] (incipits), 2-9, [i] (blank) [PN 1084 (7)] 1f. (incipits), 15, [i] (blank) [PN 1084.8] [1] (incipits), [2]-[3], [i] (blank) [PN 1084 (9)] [1] (incipits), 2-3, [i] (blank) [PN 1084.10] [1] (incipits), 2-11, [i] (blank) [PN 1084 (11)] Overture and 12 numbers. Engraved. With publisher's facsimile signature handstamp to lower margin of titles. First performed in Paris at the Opéra-Comique on une 11, 1833. First Edition. Bound with: GOMIS, José Melchor 1791-1836 Le Revenant Opéra fantastique en 5 Tableaux Tiré du Roman de Walter Scott Bedgaundlet Paroles de Mr. de Calvimont... Paris: Maurice Schlesinger, [1834]. [1] ("Catalogue Thématique des morceaux détachés avec Acct. de Piano pr. l'Auteur") No. 1. "Choeur des Buveurs." 2-5 pp. [PN M.S. 1565. (1.) No. 2. Couplets chantés par M. Genot. 2-3 pp. [PN M.S. 1565. (2.)] No. 3. Chanson chantée par M. Boulard. 203 pp. [PN M.S. 1565. (3.)] No. 3bis. Chansonn Chantée par M. Boullard. 2-3 pp. [PN M.S. 1564. (3.)bis.] No. 4. Valse arrangée pour le Piano. 2-3 pp. [PN M.S. 1565.4.] No. 5. Ballade Chantée par Mme. Clara Margueron. 2-3, [i] (blank) pp. [PN M.S. 1565 (5.)] No. 6. Do... Chanté par Mr. Lemonnier et Mme. Clara Margueron. 9 pp. [PN M.S. 1565.6.] No. 7. Romance chantée par M. Boullard. 2-5 pp. []PN M.S. 1565.7.] No. 7 Bis. Romance chantée par M. Boullard. 2-5 pp. [PN M.S. 1565.7.(Bis)] No. 8. Choeur à boire de Penser. 2-7 pp. [PN M.S. 1565_8.] No. 9. Ronde du Sabbat. Chantée par M. Thenard. 2-5 pp. [PN M.S. 1565.9.] No. 10. Prière. 2-5, [i] (blank)pp. [PN M.S. 1565.10.] Boldly inscribed and signed by the composer at head of first page. First performed in Paris at the Opéra-Comique on December 31, 1833. First Edition. Binding slightly worn and rubbed; corners bumped; spine with minor defects to head and tail. Slightly worn, soiled, browned, and foxed; one leaf torn at blank margin;.

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        OEUVRES COMPLÈTES DE P. J. DE BÉRANGER. Édition unique revue par l’auteur [suivie de] DERNIÈRES CHANSONS de 1834 à 1851 [avec] MA BIOGRAPHIE, Ouvrage posthume [complété par] MUSIQUE DES CHANSONS DE BÉRANGER.

      - Paris, Perrotin, Imp. Jules Didot l’aîné, 1834, 1857-58. 7 vol. gr. in-18 format charpentier: 15.5 x 23 cm. I/ [2] ff., XCV-320 pp., 56-[2] pp. de musique, + [58] pl. grav.; II/ [2] ff., 413-[3] pp., [92] pp. de musique, + [61] pl. grav.; III/ [1] f., 411 pp., [2] ff. d’avis, [95] pp. de musique, + [69] pl. grav.; IV/ [5] ff., 397 pp., [31] pp. de musique, + [12] pl. grav., 43 pp., + [1] pl. grav., 4 pp. cat. lib.; V/ [2] ff., III-374-[1] pp. + [27] pl. grav.; VI/ [2] ff., 292 pp. de musique + [120] pl. grav.; VII/ [2] ff., 399-[3] pp. + [8] pl. grav. & 1 photographie. Ensemble de sept volumes en grand papier des chansons de Béranger publiées par Perrotin et richement illustrées de plus de 355 gravures et lithographies. Reliures en maroquin rouge signées Cuzin. Dos à 5 nerfs avec auteur, titre, caissons et bandeaux en doré. Triples encadrements des plats et doubles filets sur les coupes. Tranches entièrement dorées. Larges roulettes intérieures à motifs floraux. Gardes recouvertes de papier marbré. En parfait état. Vol. I-IV: Édition sur grand papier vélin, tirée à très petit nombre (Brivoix), des «Chanson de Béranger», reprenant les illustrations de l’éd. in-18 parue cher Perrotin (1828-33). Avec un portrait de Béranger en frontispice et une page de titre entièrement gravée par Garnier d’après A. de Lemud et ornée de 104 figures hors texte différentes tirées en deux états (vélin blanc et chine monté) d’après les dessins des «peintres les plus célèbres»: les deux Johannot, Grandville, V. Adam, etc. Quelques figures sont coloriées (très rare d’après Clouzot). Vol. V: «Dernières Chansons» illustrées de 14 gravures hors texte et 13 vignettes lithographiées en couleurs par Gérard Joinville d’après les dessins d’Henry Monnier.Vol. VI: Septième édition, par Halévy et Mainvielle-Fodor, de la «Musique des Chansons de Béranger», augmentée de la musique des chansons publiées en 1847 et illustrée de 120 figures hors texte. Vol. VII: Édition originale de l’ouvrage posthume, «Ma Biographie», illustrée d’une photographie du marbre de G. Dechaume représentant Béranger et de 8 figures hors texte, dont un portrait en pied de l’auteur dessiné par Charlet. Biblio.: Brivoix, «Biblio. Béranger», 44-51, 86 / Clouzot, p. 51 / Vicaire, I, 409-415. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Edward Livingston

      April 9, 1834. Autograph letter signed <I>"Edwd Livington"</I>, dated Paris 9 Apl 1834 and reads in full, <I>"Your letter my dear Gilpin of the 1st of January reached me ten days ago only. How happens it to have been so long on the way? The delay has been subjected you to many interjectional charges of negligence during my moments of impatience to hear from you but the perusal of the newspapers always suggested for you a good excuse, in the vexations which the virulent attacks upon you for having faithfully done your duty must have ceased, and I never failed to be ashamed of having so often repeated why does Gilpin write to us! We have nothing here from home later than the first of March at which time affairs seemed to assume a more favorable aspect among the dealers in credit; but extracts from the English papers which appears to have had later information give a more unpleasant account. The representation of our commercial distress, exaggerated I hope, has had an unfavorable effect on our affairs here and I think may have been one of the causes which produced the vote of the Chamber of Deputies rejecting the appropriations for our treaty. The belief is general that we shall take it very quietly. If we do we had better remain diplomary, recall all our own ministers who gave notice to our merchants that we will neither protect their commerce nor enforce the performance of treaties. Our countrymen here however expect better things and look to restrictions which will soon bring these people to a server of their true interest. You will doubtless see in a message from the President the circumstances attending this unexpected breach of faith. I need not therefore detail them, and I could not if I would, for I am now, and have been for sometime past suffering under a fever and ague produced by the climate of "La Belle France." I have now a double chance of seeing you soon, the rejection of my appointment by the senate which would not much surprise me, and my recall in consequence of events here. I am glad to hear that Dallas & my excellent friend his mother sometimes thing of me, for I began to fear before I received your letter that you had all forgotten me. I have received a letter from Vance which I beg you to tell him I will soon answer. I wrote to Barclay not long since but have not received the letter you say he had written. I am sorry to hear that the health of my friend Brown is not perfectly reestablished; he has always found that a visit to Louisiana was of service to him & I am glad to hear that he thinks of making one soon. I should have been delighted even at the slight chance your letter intimates of a visit from you if I did not consider that of my return before you can arrive a more probable one. Longacre has not sent the numbers of the National Gallery you speak of nor did the ones you announce accompany your letter so that I cannot tell how I look either in letterpress or engraving. If you want me to "prate of my whereabouts" you must wait until we meet. I can only now tell you what you will hear confirmed by all our countrymen who have visited or will visit Paris during my residence here that that I am the most inhospitable ministers we have ever had not having given a dinner to a single individual & and not intending to give one, for the simple reason that a decent house, a job, carriage, servants, and fuel are indispensable; and that these four items being paid for, I have only from 1000 to 1500 dollars and my slender private income to provide for the other necessities of life. My outfit and money having been expended in the purpose for which it was intended the thousand nameless expenses attending a new establishment. Your friend Mr. Nicklin left your letters only this day that he asked for his passport so that I had not an opportunity to see him. France is in a disturbed situation, but their government will crush all opposition; for which it has abundant means, a well disciplined army between 3 & 400,000 men. The funds . . . to attack them and the legislative . . . to the most arbitrary measures; add to which the . . . folly of the republican party in avowing the ultra Robispurian doctrines of the revolution and improving upon them by the equally . . . avowal of an ultimate design to seize on the property of the rich. You will see by the papers that a . . . has broken out at Lyons. It began on Wednesday & continues while I am writing but before my letter is sealed it will be suppressed with prodigous slaughter, there will be other insurrections and they will share the same fate. Whether I am recalled or not write to me . . . I shall in all . . .pass a few weeks in London. Tell all my friends how much I deserve to be remembered by them and do not forget to thank your good father for his kind attention to my troublesome commission. I hope you have long since got rid of all this trouble you have had about my book as you have had enough in all conscience of my writing I will put an end to this epistle by informing you that we all think and talk of friends at home with renewed affection and that whatever may be the length of our stay we shall see our native land with new found satisfaction that we can't find in any other. Most Sincerely my Dear Gilpin Your friend . . . Edw. Livingston."</I> From 1833 to 1835 Livingston was minister plenipotentiary to France, charged with procuring the fulfillment by the French government of the indemnity treaty negotiated by W. C. Rives in 1831, by which France had bound herself to pay an indemnity of twenty-five millions of francs for French spoliations of American shipping chiefly under the Berlin and Milan decrees, and the United States in turn agreed to pay to France 1,500,000 francs in satisfaction of French claims. Livingston's negotiations were conducted with excellent judgment, but the French Chamber of Deputies refused to make an appropriation to pay the first installment due under the treaty in 1833, relations between the two governments became strained, and Livingston was finally instructed to close the legation and return to America.

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        My Sketch Book

      London: George Cruikshank, 23 Myddleton Terrace, Pentonville, 1834. First edition. Paperback. Fair. George Cruikshank. First edition of the first four parts. Part I, yellow paper wrappers, with design, advertisement on the back for Phrenological Sketches, 4 plates interlined; Part II, yellow paper wrappers matching Part I, four plates, the first has the artists imprint with the date 1833 added, the second and third plates are undated, and the fourth is dated August 15th, 1833, advertisement on the back for Illustrations of Demonology and Witchcraft; Part III, yellow paper wrappers as for Parts I and II, also four plates like Parts I and II, advertisements identical to Part II (This copy has a chip out of the back cover of part III, no loss of image or text.); Part IV, the wrappers for Part II were used, with a 4 written by hand over the III, four plates, which are not numbered, as Cohn suggests they are, but all are dated April 1, 1834, with a one-page insert prefacing the plates about Cruikshanks troubles with Mr. Kidd and his recent publication Cruikshank at Home. Condition of parts I and II is only fair: light foxing throughout, covers of Parts II and III loose; Parts III and IV slightly better, but still only fair condition. Volume IV has the signature of Mr. George Drinkwater. Volume III also has the signature of G. Drinkwater, Green St., These first four parts were never bound and are as originally issued by the publisher. Cohn 181.

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        ENGLAND: A HISTORICAL POEM. Volume I

      Simpkin and Marshal et al., London 1834 - Original brown cloth, recently rebacked retaining nearly all of the original spine; spine label mostly lacking. A Presentation copy INSCRIBED by the author on the front blank: "To/William Wordsworth Esq./with the author's/compliments." In addition this copy is SIGNED by the recipient on the title page: "W Wordsworth/Rydal Mount." In this volume, and in a second that was issued the following year, Ord attempted a history of England in verse. His efforts were not well received. One reviewer in THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE claimed "that the author has formed his manner and style too much on that of Lord Byron in exaggeration, impetuosity, and a perpetual straining for effect." A scarce book from Wordsworth's library. Old bookseller description laid in. Housed in a new calf-backed slipcase with cloth chemise. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Merkwürdigkeiten von Cassel und Wilhelmshöhe nebst der naechsten Umgebung, ein Wegweiser für Fremde und Einheimische. Mit einer geschichtlichen Einleitung (mit vollständigem Einwohnerverzeichnis von Cassel als Anhang).

      Cassel, Luckhardt, 1834. 128, 210 S. Pappband der Zeit. Frühes detailliertes Werk zur Geschichte und Verfassung der Stadt Kassel. Gliederung: Cassel: I. Lage und natürliche Beschaffenheit. II. Der Stadt Cassel Name und Schicksal von ihrem ersten Ursprunge an bis auf unsere Zeiten. III. Cassel in seinem Innern. IV. Beschreibung der vorzüglichen Bestandtheile der Stadt Cassel. V. Was Cassel sonst Merwürdiges und Schönes hat. VI. Besondere Nachrichten für Fremde. Wilhelmshöhe: I. Einleitung. II. Geschichte von Wilhelmshöhe. III. Gegenwärtige Beschaffenheit von Wilhelmshöhe. Mit eingebunden: Alphabetisches Verzeichniß sämmtlicher Einwohner von Cassel, 206 S. (enthaltend Namen mit Beruf an Anschrift, so daß die Kriterien eines Adreßbuches erfüllt sind). Als dritte Abteilung des Bandes folgt das Kapitel \"Privatgeschäfte und Gewerbe\" mit alphabetisch geordneter Branchenliste und jeweils zugehörigen Betrieben. Vorderdeckel und Titelblatt fehlend, am Buchrücken nur noch Rudimente vorhanden; Buchblock aber zusammenhängend und stabil; am Ende ca. 3 Blatt des Branchenverzeichnisses fehlend; Abhandlung mit Inhaltsverzeichnis und Einwohnerverzeichnis aber vollständig vorhanden; die ersten drei Blatt min kleiner Wurmspur mit minimalem Textverlust; ein im Titel genannter lithographierter Plan ist nicht enthalten, von den sechs genannten Ansichten (ganzseitige Stahlstich-Tafeln) sind zwei enthalten. Trotz der Mängel ein nahezu vollständiges Exemplar des äußerst seltenen und für die Verfaßtheit der Stadt Kassel (Einwohnerschaft, Bebauung, Infrastruktur, Behörden, Industrie, Handel und Gewerbe, Krankenhäuser, Armenfürsorge, Schulen, Kirchen) im frühen 19. Jahrhundert aufschlußreichen Werkes. Vor allem: Mit einem ursprünglich nicht zu diesem Werk gehörenden vollständigen Einwohnerverzeichnis, das einem kompletten Adreßbuch entspricht und eine unschätzbare Quelle für die orts- und personengeschichtliche Forschung darstellt. Weitere Fotos auf der Homepage des Antiquariats (bitte Art.-Nr. auf der Angebotsseite in das Suchfeld eingeben). Versand D: 5,00 EUR Kassel Adredbuch Geschichte Chronik Stadtgeschichte

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        Calendario y Guía de Forasteros de Lima para el año de 1835

      Imprenta de José Masías, Lima 1834 - 112 + VIII pp páginas [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Philothea oder Anleitung zum gottseligen Leben von dem Hl. Franziskus von Sales. Nach der französischen Original-Ausgabe bearbeitet und mit Anmerkungen begleitet.

      Münster, Deiters, o. J. (1834). 16°. X + 601 S. Orig. Schildplatt-Einband mit vergoldeten Bronzeapplikationen und zwei Orig.Schließen. Miniatur-Ausgabe. Mit dem gestochenen Frontispiz und Titelblatt. - Schildplatt leicht gesprungen, Beschlag gelötet, durchgehend leicht stockfleckig, etw. feuchtigkeitsrandig, erste Lage etw. gelockert, leichte Gbrsp. - Prächtiger Einband. Versand D: 7,00 EUR Gebetbuch; Theologie, Religion

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        Babbage's Calculating Engine Letter To Sir Humphrey Davy; On The Application Of Machinery; Address To The Astronomical Society; On The Determination Of The General Term Of A New Class Of Infinite Series; On The Errors Common To Many Tables; On A Method Of Expressing The Signs; Report By The Commission Re Calculating Machine

      The Edinburgh Review or Critical Journal, Edinburgh 1834 - April - July 1834, Contemporary half calf, rubbed and frayed at the edges, but binding solid. Contained within the original bound volume of the Edinburgh Review, first title browned, with some minor spotting in a few places, ¿Mallow Club¿ at base of spine, no other markings or inscriptions. The definitive contemporary account of the difference engine impressive for its accuracy and detail, and for the manner in which the most significant features and innovations are highlighted . it is evident that much of Lardner's material has been obtained at first hand from Babbage (Bromley, Introduction to the 1982 edition of Babbage's Works). The only portion of Babbage's difference engine ever to be constructed was finished in 1832 by Babbage's mechanic Joseph Clement. The present article was the primary source of information for the Swedish engineer Georg Scheutz who eventually built his own calculating machine about twenty years later. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        An Historical and Descriptive Account of Persia, From the Earliest Ages to the Present Time: With a Detailed View of Its Resources, Government, Population, Natural History, and the Character of Its Inhabitants ... Including ...Afghanistan and Beloochistan

      Edinburgh: Oliver & Boyd, 1834. Second Edition . Quarter Morocco. Fine Book. 6 5/8" Tall. Folding Map and 13 Engravings By Jackson. 472 Pp. A Fine Copy, Spine Gilt Very Strong, Original Purple Morocco Spine And Tips, Original Purple Cloth, Original Watered Endpapers And Watered Edges Of Page Block, Contents Fine, Leather Just Recently Professionally Refreshed. Contents Immaculate, Pages Crisp, Map Undamaged, No Foxing. Heraldic Bookplate "Sperate Et Vivitefortes" Of The Welsh Cavalry, Senior Cavalry Of The British Army, On Front Pastedown, Ownership Signature "John Clements, Queens Dragoon Guards" On Verso Of First Front Endpaper.

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        Scènes de la vie de province, volume deux : Le message. - Les célibataires. - La femme abandonnée. - La grenadière. - L'illustre Gaudissart

      Madame Charles-Béchet 1834 - - Madame Charles-Béchet, Paris 1834, 13,5x21,5cm, broché. - Edition originale pour "La femme abandonnée", "La grenadière" et "L'illustre Gaudissart". Reliure en demi basane caramel, dos à quatre nerfs sertis de triples filets dorés et orné de fleurons dorés et à froid, traces de frottements sur le dos, plats de papier marbré comportant des éraflures, tranches marbrées, quelques accrocs sur les coupes et les coins, reliure de l'époque. Rousseurs. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] first edition for "The abandoned woman", "The grenadière" and "The illustrious Gaudissart". Half-basal caramel binder, back with four nerves set with triple golden threads and adorned with golden and cold fleurons, traces of friction on the back, marbled marbled plates with scratches, marbled slices, a few snags on the cuts and corners , Contemporary binding. Foxing. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Physiologie du mariage -

      Ollivier 1834 -, Paris - 2 volumes. In-8. Tome 1: 330 pp. Tome 2: 344 pp. Reliure de l'époque demi-veau fauve. Dos orné de fleurons et filets dorés et pièces de maroquin noir. Tranches jaspées. Mouillures claires. Bel ensemble. Deuxième édition. L'exemplaire provient du château d'Abolir qui appartenait à l'époque à la marquise de Talhouet (ex-libris imprimé). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Voyage pittoresque autour du monde. Résumé général des voyages de découvertes de Magellan, Tasman, Dampier, Anson, Byron, Wallis, Carteret, Bougainville, Cook, Lapérouse, G. Bligh, Vancouver, d'Entrecasteaux, Wilson, Baudin, Flinders, Krusenstern, Porter, Kotzebue, Dumont d'Urville, Lutke, Dillon, Laplace, B. Morbell, etc.

      Paris, Tenré, 1834-1835, due volumi in-4to legatura non recente in mezza pelle con tasselli, titoli e fregi dorati ai dorsi (piccolo strappo a una cuffia, pp. (6)-576 + 584, con due tavole alle antiporte, frontespizi con due incisioni xilografiche, con 70 tavole incise in acciaio e sei carte geografiche più volte ripiegate fuori testo (Carte generale du voyage - con strappi alle piegature - Hawaii, Tahiti, Oceano Pacifico, Iles Tonga, Nuova Zelanda)Testo stampato su due colonne. Qualche normale fioritura.

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        Journal of Three Years' Residence in Abyssinia

      1834 - in Furtherance of the Objects of the Church Missionary Society . to which is prefixed, a Brief History of the church of Abyssinia, by the Rev. Professor Lee. First edition. Folding map. 8vo. Later quarter morocco. xxi, 371pp. London, Hatchard & Son, A Swiss Protestant missionary, Gobat spent three years in Ethiopia between 1829-31. His account provides ?a good description of life in Gondar and Adwa and interesting accounts of religious matters including church education and social customs. An introductory section contains extracts from the journal of Gobat's companion and fellow missionary, Christian Kugler, which are, however, omitted from the second edition? (Pankhurst). Pankhurst, 14. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Scènes de la vie de province, volume deux : Le message. - Les célibataires. - La femme abandonnée. - La grenadière. - L'illustre Gaudissart

      - Madame Charles-Béchet, Paris 1834, 13,5x21,5cm, broché. - Edizione originale di "La donna abbandonata", "L'imbracatura" e "L'illustre Gaudissart." Vincolante metà pecora caramello, posteriore con quattro nervi fissati con reti triple dorate e decorate con i fini dorati e tracce di sfregamenti freddi on spine, piatti di carta marmorizzata con graffi, bordi marmo, alcuni strappi sui tagli e angoli , contemporaneo di legame. Foxing. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale pour "La femme abandonnée", "La grenadière" et "L'illustre Gaudissart". Reliure en demi basane caramel, dos à quatre nerfs sertis de triples filets dorés et orné de fleurons dorés et à froid, traces de frottements sur le dos, plats de papier marbré comportant des éraflures, tranches marbrées, quelques accrocs sur les coupes et les coins, reliure de l'époque. Rousseurs.  

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        Unterhaltungen über den Menschen.

      Augsburg, J.A. Schloßers Buch und Kunsthandlung 1834 - Neue Ausgabe. Erster Theil bis Dritter Theil in drei Bänden. 18 x 11,5 cm. Titel, 196 Seiten; Titel, 4 Blatt, 488 Seiten; Titel, 8 Seiten, 592 Seiten; mit 196 altkolorierten Kupfertafeln. OLWd. mit Rückenschildern (berieben, bestoßen und etwas fleckig, Rückenschilder angeplatzt). Vgl Nissen ZBI, 4408. - Gottlieb Tobias Wilhelm (1758-1811) war ein deutscher Naturwissenschaftler und Theologe. Neben seiner Tätigkeit als Pfarrer in Augsburg war er als Verfasser von Artikeln für Kalender, Almanache und Zeitschriften tätig. Seit 1792 veröffentlichte der die "Unterhaltungen aus der Naturgeschichte", vorliegende drei Bände über den Menschen sind als separater Teil erschienen. - Folgende Tafeln in Band zwei sind gelockert oder beschnitten: XX, XXI A, XLI, LVII (mit hinterlegtem Einriß), LIX. Ansonsten altersgemäßer Zustand, Text und Tafeln minimal fleckig. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Nuovo dizionario universale di agricoltura, economia rurale, forestale, civile e domestica... sulle opere dei più celebri autori italiani e stranieri da una società di dotti e di agronomi per cura del dottor Francesco Gera da Conegliano

      Antonelli, 1834. -1840. 30 volumi, 23 cm, bella rilegatura coeva in mezza pelle, titolo e fregi in oro e a secco al dorso che è diviso da 4 nervi, piatti marmorizzati, tagli colorati. p. xvi, 485; 471; 948 (numerazione continua di 3° e 4° volume); 930 (numerazione continua di 5° e 6° volume); 960 (numerazione continua di 7° e 8° volume); 968 (numerazione continua di 9° e 10° volume); 959 (numerazione continua di 11° e 12° volume); 950 (numerazione continua di 13° e 14° volume); 946 (numerazione continua di 15° e 16° volume); 949 (numerazione continua di 17° e 18° volume); 1056 (numerazione continua di 19° e 20° volume); 956 (numerazione continua di 21° e 22° volume); 1173 (numerazione continua di 23° e 24° volume). Sono presenti altri 3 volumi divisi in 6 tomi di supplemento, p. 950 (numerazione continua di 25° e 26° volume); p. 971 (numerazione continua di 27° e 28° volume); p. 1030, x, (numerazione continua di 29° e 30° volume). Sono l'indice generale e supplemento al dizionario universale. Mancano le tavole. Testo su due colonne, una tavola all'antiporta del 1° volume, Qualche tracce d'uso al dorso del 22° volume. Qualche rara brunitura al taglio laterale

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        Voyage pittoresque autour du monde. RŽsumŽ gŽnŽral des voyages de dŽcouvertes de Magellan, Tasman, Dampier, Anson, Byron, Wallis, Carteret, Bougainville, Cook, LapŽrouse, G. Bligh, Vancouver, d'Entrecasteaux, Wilson, Baudin, Flinders, Krusenstern, Porter, Kotzebue, Dumont d'Urville, Lutke, Dillon, Laplace, B. Morbell, etc.

      Paris, TenrŽ, 1834-1835, due volumi in-4to legatura non recente in mezza pelle con tasselli, titoli e fregi dorati ai dorsi (piccolo strappo a una cuffia, pp. (6)-576 + 584, con due tavole alle antiporte, frontespizi con due incisioni xilografiche, con 70 tavole incise in acciaio e sei carte geografiche pi volte ripiegate fuori testo (Carte generale du voyage - con strappi alle piegature - Hawaii, Tahiti, Oceano Pacifico, Iles Tonga, Nuova Zelanda) Testo stampato su due colonne. Qualche normale fioritura.

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        Dictionnaire des Chasses : ATLAS. (Traité général des eaux et forêts, chasses et pêches, 3e partie.)

      - Paris, Arthus Bertrand, (vers 1834). In-4 (env. 35 x 26 cm), (8 : faux-titre, titre et table) pp. et (4)-46 pl. sous serpentes, reliure de l'époque demi-chagrin vert bouteille, dos orné (dos un peu frotté, mors supérieure fendu en pied sur 4 cm, quelques rousseurs). L'atlas seul, complet des 50 (4 + 46) planches gravées par Langlumé (lithographie) d'après Blanchard. * Voir photographie(s) / See picture(s). *** Membre du SLAM et de la LILA / ILAB Member. La librairie est ouverte du mardi au samedi de 14h à 19h. Si vous souhaitez passer à la librairie pour un livre, merci de nous prévenir au préalable, l'ensemble du stock visible en ligne n'étant pas immédiatement consultable. *** Langue : Français

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        Les feuilles d'automne

      Eugène Renduel 1834 - - Eugène Renduel, Paris 1834, In-8 (13,5x21,5cm), XVI, 320pp., relié. - Seconde édition s'intégrant dans la collection des oeuvres complètes de Hugo éditée entre 1832 et 1840. Les volumes de cette édition collective étaient comme pour cet exemplaire vendus séparément. L'édition originale de 1832 n'avait été tirée qu'à 500 exemplaires, elle demeure fort rare. Joli envoi de Romain Joseph de Brigode (homme politique sous l'Empire et la seconde restauration) sous la forme d'une poésie manuscrite finement à la plume sur la page de garde avant le faux-titre : "Don d'amitié. Comme on voit, feuille à feuille, au souffle de l'automne, Les bois se dépouiller de leur verte couronne, Ainsi s'en vont nos jours. Mais la douce amitié reste toujours la même, Et je sens, cher Victor, qu'aujourd'hui si je t'aime, Je t'aimerais toujours. Le 20 Juillet 1837" Reliure en plein veau aubergine glacé strictement d'époque. Les reliures en pleine peau réalisées à l'époque des oeuvres de Hugo sont très rares, surtout quand il s'agit de reliure de qualité, comme pour cet exemplaire précieux. Dos orné d'une frise centrale en long et de deux fers romantiques l'encadrant. Titre doré. Plats frappés à froid d'une grande plaque ornementale caractéristiques des motifs Restauration. Au centre du premier plat, les initiales en lettres dorées V.F., dans lesquelles on reconnaîtra le Victor auquel est adressé le poème de Romain de Brigode. Tranches dorées. Quelques traces de frottement, un coin émoussé. Rousseurs éparses, dans les marges, sur un papier demeuré blanc. Très bel exemplaire, magnifique témoignage d'une oeuvre célèbre de Victor Hugo en reliure romantique enrichie d'un envoi autographe particulier. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] This second edition is part of Hugo's collection of complete works published between 1832 and 1840. The volumes of this collective edition were, as for this example, sold separately. The first edition of 1832 had been printed at only 500 copies; it is very rare. Pretty autograph dedication of the author of Romain de Brigode (politician under the Empire and the second restoration) in the form of a handwritten poem on the cover page before the false title: XVI, 320pp. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        La physiologie du goût

      Tessier, Paris 1834 - Deux volumes in-8, demi veau brun, dos lisses, titre doré en tête, tomaison dorée en queue, encadrant un un cartouche richement orné de filets et fleurons dorés, toutes tranches cailloutées. Reliure postérieur (ca. 1880). [4], 384 ; [4], 412 pages. Quatrième édition de ce célébrissime ouvrage de gastronomie. Superbe exemplaire en parfait état de conservation, aux belles marges. /// Two volumes, 8vo, half brown calf, gilt-ornate and gilt-lettered smooth spine, marbled edges. Later 19th c. binding. [4], 384 ; [4], 412 pages. 4th edition of this gastronomy must have. Gorgeous copy, lovely bound and exceptionally fresh. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Le Scriptorium d'Albi]
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        Ricerche storiche sull isola di Capri colle notizie più rilevanti sulla vicina regione del cratere. Parte prima (e Parte seconda)

      dai torchi di Gennaro Palma, Napoli 1834 - Legatura inizi 900 in mz. pergamena con angoli. Nervi e titoli oro su doppio tassello in pelle al ds. Bross. ed. conservate all interno. Ottimo esemplare in barbe. Raro. Lozzi I, 1055 (in nota). 8vo (cm. 18), due parti legate in un vol., VIII-531 pp. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Libreria Ex Libris ALAI-ILAB/LILA member]
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        Nuovo dizionario universale di agricoltura, economia rurale, forestale, civile e domestica. sulle opere dei più celebri autori italiani e stranieri da una società di dotti e di agronomi per cura del dottor Francesco Gera da Conegliano

      Antonelli, Venezia 1834 - -1840. 30 volumi, 23 cm, bella rilegatura coeva in mezza pelle, titolo e fregi in oro e a secco al dorso che è diviso da 4 nervi, piatti marmorizzati, tagli colorati. p. xvi, 485; 471; 948 (numerazione continua di 3° e 4° volume); 930 (numerazione continua di 5° e 6° volume); 960 (numerazione continua di 7° e 8° volume); 968 (numerazione continua di 9° e 10° volume); 959 (numerazione continua di 11° e 12° volume); 950 (numerazione continua di 13° e 14° volume); 946 (numerazione continua di 15° e 16° volume); 949 (numerazione continua di 17° e 18° volume); 1056 (numerazione continua di 19° e 20° volume); 956 (numerazione continua di 21° e 22° volume); 1173 (numerazione continua di 23° e 24° volume). Sono presenti altri 3 volumi divisi in 6 tomi di supplemento, p. 950 (numerazione continua di 25° e 26° volume); p. 971 (numerazione continua di 27° e 28° volume); p. 1030, x, (numerazione continua di 29° e 30° volume). Sono l'indice generale e supplemento al dizionario universale. Mancano le tavole. Testo su due colonne, una tavola all'antiporta del 1° volume, Qualche tracce d'uso al dorso del 22° volume. Qualche rara brunitura al taglio laterale Ottimo e fresco esemplare [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Orfeo (ALAI - ILAB)]
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        Kurze Uebersicht der Wirkungen homöopathischer Arzneien auf den menschlichen Körper, mit Hinweisung zu deren Anwendung in verschiedenen Krankheits-Formen.

      Leipzig, Schumann 1834 - 1835.. 2 Bände. Zweite vermehrte Auflage. VIII, 406 S.; IV, 380 S. Marmorierte Pappbde. d. Zt- Haehl II, 491; Tischner S. 795. - Rückert (1795-1843) war Schüler von Samuel Hahnemann. - Einbände beschabt. Wenig stockfleckig.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Turszynski]
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        THE BEAUTIES OF FLORA, WITH BOTANIC AND POETIC ILLUSTRATIONS: BEING A SELECTION OF FLOWERS DRAWN FROM NATURE, ARRANGED EMBLEMATICALLY, WITH DIRECTIONS FOR COLOURING THEM

      Heath Hall, near Wakefield: Eliza Eve Gleadall, 1834-36. FIRST EDITION. These volumes feature information on the symbolic meaning in the Victorian language of flowers, on poetry inspired by flowers, and on the colors and techniques one should use for botanical illustration. But apart from this content, the set for us today is of interest because of the beautifully colored plates. The engravings are not arranged by name or scientific class, but by the sentiment the flower represents (Passionflower relates Religious Superstition; Lily of the Valley to Purity and Return of Happiness), and each illustration is accompanied by two to four pages of letterpress. After giving some background information on the origin of the flower's name, recounting legends or anecdotes, and quoting verse, Miss Gleadall tells aspiring artists what colors to use when painting any of the various subjects, and offers advice on shading and finishing. This is the only work published by Miss Gleadall, an instructor at a school for young ladies in Yorkshire. Flower painting was considered an appropriate pastime--or "chaste recreation" in the author's words--for well-bred young women. Former owners the Misses Templar apparently used this work as intended: tiny spots of paint on the verso of some plates suggest the book was being consulted while the would-be artist tried to reproduce its results. This work is not common, and when it appears in the marketplace, it is typically in poor condition.. Vol. I: 347 x 252 mm. (13 5/8 x 9 7/8"); vol. II: 365 x 267 mm. (14 3/8 x 10 1/2"). Two volumes. Privately printed (for approximately 124 subscribers) FIRST EDITION. Original patterned green cloth with gilt embellishment on front cover, rebacked. Titles with flower garland and 41 LOVELY HAND-COLORED LITHOGRAPHED PLATES. Front free endpapers with ownership inscriptions of Mary and Jane Templar. Five names added to list of subscribers in a neat copperplate hand. Dunthorne 123; Nissen 715. Bindings a bit soiled, extremities rubbed, but the rebacked volumes quite solid. Fore edge of dedication leaf and one plate a little frayed, occasional minor stains or smudges, but generally an excellent copy internally, mostly clean and fresh, with very richly colored plates. These volumes feature information on the symbolic meaning in the Victorian language of flowers, on poetry inspired by flowers, and on the colors and techniques one should use for botanical illustration. But apart from this content, the set for us today is of interest because of the beautifully colored plates. The engravings are not arranged by name or scientific class, but by the sentiment the flower represents (Passionflower relates Religious Superstition; Lily of the Valley to Purity and Return of Happiness), and each illustration is accompanied by two to four pages of letterpress. After giving some background information on the origin of the flower's name, recounting legends or anecdotes, and quoting verse, Miss Gleadall tells aspiring artists what colors to use when painting any of the various subjects, and offers advice on shading and finishing. This is the only work published by Miss Gleadall, an instructor at a school for young ladies in Yorkshire. Flower painting was considered an appropriate pastime--or "chaste recreation" in the author's words--for well-bred young women. Former owners the Misses Templar apparently used this work as intended: tiny spots of paint on the verso of some plates suggest the book was being consulted while the would-be artist tried to reproduce its results. This work is not common, and when it appears in the marketplace, it is typically in poor condition.

      [Bookseller: Phillip J. Pirages Fine Books and Mediev]
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        Memoirs of Benjamin Franklin. Written by Himself, and Continued by his Grandson and Others. .

      McCarty & Davis, Philadelphia 1834 - First edition thus, with "much matter not contained in any former edition." --from the title page. Full contenmorary sheep, spines in five compartments with raised bands, gilt rules, lettering labels, gilot, marbled endpapers. Engraved frontispieces and title pages present in each volume, along with typeset title pages. Nine engraved plates, and maps. Name clipped from the top corner of each volume, else a fine set. With the ownership signature of Hiram Depuy of Pittsburgh on an early blank. Dr. Depuy, a physician and a dentist, was president of both the Odontographic Society as well as of the State Board of Dental Examiners of Pennsylvania. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Thorn Books, ABAA]
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