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        The Beauties of Modern Architecture : Illustrated By Forty-eight Original Plates Designed Expressly for This Work

      New York : D. Appleton & Co. 1835 - First edition. 4to. 2 p.l., [65]-139, [6]-[100] p., 48 plates : 28 cm. Lacking plate 18. Clean, mostly unmarked pages. Previous owners' doodles and sketches scattered throughout on blank pages, however only on blank leaves and paste-downs. Text and plates not affected. Scattered foxing throughout. A quality copy. 3/4 bound in black leather. Green cloth boards. Spine gilt, with five compartments and gilt abbreviated title. Rubbing to extremities. Corners chipped, bumped. Binding, cover tight and intact. Best copy available. Minard Lafever was an influential U.S. architect in the early 19th century. A builder of churches and houses, he helped spread the Greek revival style of architecture through his pattern books, such as this work. Several of his buildings were named National Historic Landmarks, including the Government Street Presbyterian Church in Mobile, Alabama, which was built using many of the guidelines in this book. Others were designed using various styles. Lafever's notable buildings include the First Presbyterian Church (Sag Harbor, 1844; Egyptian Revival), St. Ann and the Holy Trinity Church (Brooklyn Heights, 1847; Gothic Revival), and his Church of the Holy Apostles (Manhattan, 1848?1854; Romanesque/Italianate). Interestingly, while Lafever drew inspiration and technique from antiquity and archaeological resources, much of his work went beyond these sources, and could be called inventive, paving the way for more innovative architects. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Autograph Letter Signed, to Charles Sumner, Esq Councellor at

      1835. Discuses Matters Relating to American Legal Publishing Appleton, John [1804-1891]. [Autograph Letter, Signed, to Charles Sumner, Esq. Counsellor at Law, Boston]. Bangor, ME, December 6, 1835. Single leaf folded to form 10" x 8" quarto bifolium. Written in ink, written in ink, addressed, franked and postmarked on verso of fourth page. Fold lines, some toning along margins, a bit of glue residue along margin, otherwise fine. Letter accompanied by a 6-1/2" x 4-1/2" image of Appleton, clipped from a periodical and mounted to a sheet of paper. * An interesting letter full of discussion, not of cases or points of law, but of various matters relating to American law publishing. Written to Charles Sumner, whose reputation as a statesman during the period of the Civil War and Reconstruction tends to obscure his early career as a distinguished lawyer, was a graduate of the Harvard Law School and a protege of Joseph Story. John Appleton graduated Bowdoin College in 1822, moved to Bangor in 1832, and eventually rose to the top of his profession as a Maine jurist, becoming chief justice of the Supreme Judicial Court of that state in 1862. His two greatest achievements were the Maine Law Reports, "perhaps the most valuable single contribution to the legal literature of his state..." and his effort to abolish "the principle of common law that a party might not be a witness in his own behalf in either civil or criminal cases. In [this]...Appleton was a confirmed disciple of Bentham...In 1856 he had the satisfaction of seeing the Maine legislature enact a law that no person should be "excused or excluded as a witness in any civil suit or proceeding at law or in equity, by reason of his interest in the event'...Eight years later this principle was extended to criminal cases" (DAB). That topic is brought up presciently on the third page of this letter. "I think there will be a move in our legislature this winter to introduce parties as witnesses but with little success as yet. It is a long time before truth can be expected to prevail, but the beginning is so[on] & a change once made in one state will most assuredly make way for change in all." The letter opens with reference to Sumner's American Jurist and Law Magazine. Appleton requests offprints of two articles he has contributed and mentions two more he

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        Monumenta Germaniae Historica.Tomus III. (Legum, Tomus I)

      Hahniani, Hanover 1835 - Monumenta Germaniae Historica ranks among the great collections of source materials and was instrumental in stimulating modern research on medieval Germany. G. H. Pertz was the general editor from 1826, the year the first volume was published, until 1874. Twenty four volumes were published under his editorship. This is a Very Good copy of the 1835 original edition of the third volume, Legum (Leges), Tomus I. An unmarked copy, bound in gilt decorated red cloth hardcover. All page edges gilt. Contents and first page of Preface moderately foxed with heavy foxing or toning to approx 12 leaves near back of book; otherwise pages are clean with only light scattered foxing or spotting; gilt edges very bright. One leaf has mistrimmed, downturned corner - a bindery error. There are 5 plates, facsimiles of medieval documents, two in black and red; one in black, red and green. Cover with gilt decorated boards, gilt edges, gilt lettered and decorated spine, is clean though the boards are scuffed, edges rubbed, spine ends and corners worn. Spine cloth slightly darkened. The exterior rear hinge has broken, the cloth torn; internally the hinge remains intact, though tender. Book block is firm, no splits or cracks. 10-1/4 x 16"; xxxvi + 578 pages including index, plus 5 plates. A heavy volume, over 10 lbs (4.5 kilos) without packing, will require additional postage. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Sur l'Homme et le développement de ses facultés, ou Essai de physique sociale.

      - Paris, Bachelier, 1835. 2 volumes in-8, demi-veau havane de l'époque, dos lisses ornés d'un jeu de filets gras dorés et au noir, pièces de titre de de tomaison de veau rouge, tranches mouchetées (petits accrocs aux coif.), (4), xii, 327 p., 2 tableaux dépliants et (4), viii, 327 p, 2 tableaux et 2 cartes dépliants. Edition originale de cet ouvrage fondateur, "one of the greatest books of the 19th century" (G. Sarton, cité par IESS, XIII, 247). Rapprochant, pour la première fois, l'analyse mathématique et la quantification des phénomènes sociaux, Quetelet pose les principes de la statistique moderne et "ouvre la porte à l'analyse quantitative raisonnée dans les sciences sociales (.). C'est le premier ouvrage théorique qui mette la statistique au service des sciences sociales" (Dupâquier, ‘Histoire de la démographie’, p. 396 et s.). "Les règles pratiques qu'il a posées, forment encore les bases des travaux de recensement modernes. On lui doit l'extension de la statistique des faits physiques au domaine des 'statistiques morales'. Dans le domaine théorique, il créé le concept d' 'Homme moyen' " (Willems, 'Dictionnaire de sociologie', p. 238). "A new era in statistics began. Quetelet impact on 19th century thinking can be compared with Descartes's in the 17th century" (DSB, XI, 237). (Kress, C.4017. DSB, XI, 236-8. IESS, XIII, 247-257). Quelques rousseurs et piqûres. Quelques annotations de l'époque, en marge. De la bibliothèque du juriste et historien de l'économie politique Edgar Depitre, avec ex-libris gravé. Bon exemplaire, relié à l'époque. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Species generales et iconographie des coquilles vivantes comprenant la collection du Museum d'Histoire naturelle de Paris, la collection Lamarck, celle du Prince Massena (appartenant maintenant A. M. B. Delessert) et les decouvertes recentes des voyageurs. Famille des purpuriferes. I. cassidaire (Cassididae), casque (Cassididae), tonne (Tonnidae), harpe (Harpidae), pourpre (Muricidae).

      . Paris, Rousseau, and J. B. Bailliere, 1835-1838. 4to (32.0 x 25.0 cm). Title page and half title, 146 pp., 75 finely hand-coloured engraved plates [10 pp., 2 plates (cassidaire); 40 pp., 16 plates (casque); 16 pp., 5 plates (tonne); 12 pp., 6 plates (harpe); 151 pp., 46 plates (pourpre)]. Contemporary half cloth over marbled boards. Spines with gilt title. Marbled endpapers.l A very rare large-paper edition of this beautifully executed work of great scientific (taxonomical and nomenclatural) importance containing the descriptions and illustrations of many new and poorly-known shells. The larger quarto edition is more suitable to the fine illustrations by Dumenil, Roch, Vaillant, Kiener himself, and others, as this work was meant to be of both scientific and aesthetic value. Nissen only mentions the 8vo edition, but on original wrappers from Kiener's time the work was stated to be available in "Grand in-8°, papier grand-raisin...figures coloriees. 6 fr.", AND "Grand in-4°, papier velin satine, figures coloriees 12 [fr]", i.e. twice as expensive. Louis Charles Kiener (1799-1881) made use of the famous Delessert collection and that of the Natural History Museum of Paris, the largest and most varied repositories of conchological material on the continent. "He soon put it to good use; and in 1834 he published the first part of his 'Species'... This exquisitely illustrated iconography, started before the Sowerbys and Reeve began to issue theirs, appeared at intervals up to 1880, when eleven volumes had been completed" (Dance, A History of Shell Collecting). This volume covers several groups with generally large, and colourful species. The fine, hand-coloured plates by Maubert, Roch, De la Haye, and others are among the most beautiful illustrations ever published. Slight rubbing to the boards, a few sections in the text spotted, in particular that of pyrule, but generally rather clean; a few plates with some spots, but mostly clean. The colouring strong yet subtle, often bright, enhanced with gum arabic. Caprotti, p. 197; Dance, p. 137; Faber, pp. 64-65 (dates of publication); Nissen ZBI, 2183..

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        Voranschlag des Staatserfordernisses und der Bedeckung für das Verwaltungsjahr 1835 und Vergleichung desselben mit dem Voranschlage vom Verwaltungs-Jahr 1834 (Wien 1834). Fol. 17 Bll. 277 S. 26 Bll. in Lithographie (faksimilierte Handschrift), rotes Ldr. d. Zt. mit reicher ornamentaler Rücken-, Deckel-, Steh- u. Innenkantenvergoldung, goldgepr. Deckeltitel ?Staats-Voranschlag 1835?, Seidenvorsätzen mit Kantenvergoldung u. dreiseit. Goldschnitt.

      - Der Staatshaushalt für den österr.-ungar. Staat des Jahres 1835 in einem Präsentations-Exemplar.- Titel gestempelt, vereinzelt etw. fingerfleckig, Ebd. lediglich etw. fleckig u. leicht bestoßen.

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        Nouveaux Contes populaires

      ...Traduits de l'Anglais par Mme Élise Voïard. Four vols. Small 8vo, cont. green sheep-backed green boards maroquiné, single gilt fillet round sides, flat spines gilt. Paris: P. Baudouin, 1835. First edition in French of this collection of four short novels by Edgeworth (1767-1849). Élise Voïart (1786-1866), translator of many English and German works into French, was also a novelist. Fine set, signed by Prince Dietrichstein on the free front endpapers. WorldCat locates no set in North America. .

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        A Mariner's Chronicle

      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania:: Luminice Press,, 2014.. Edition of 10. 8.5 x 12"; pages. Five etchings with hand-applied washes printed on Stonehenge Natural Cover paper. Two-color reduction linocuts. Text printed on the Luminice Press from polymer plates. Book design, illustration, printing and binding by Thomas Parker Williams. Signed and numbered by the artist. Unless otherwise noted, text adapted by Mary Agnes Williams from "The Mariners' Chronicle: Containing Narratives of the Most Remarkable Disasters at Sea" by Archibald Duncan, published by George W. Gorton, New Haven, 1835".

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        Kiel von Wilhelminenhöhe gesehen. Altkolor. Lithographie nach Carl Fr. Lill. Kiel, Bindemann & Co., um 1835-1840. 33,5 x 50 cm.,

      1835 - Klose-Martius 113.- Vorne links im Bild der Sandkrug, Förde, dahinter die Vorstadt bis zur Seeburg. Gewicht in Gramm: 500

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        Spécies générales et iconographie des coquilles vivantes comprenant la collection du Muséum d'Histoire naturelle de Paris, la collection Lamarck, celle du Prince Masséna (appartenant maintenant A. M. B. Delessert) et les découvertes récentes des voyageurs. Famille des purpurifères. I. cassidaire (Cassididae), casque (Cassididae), tonne (Tonnidae), harpe (Harpidae), pourpre (Muricidae)

      Paris, Rousseau, and J. B. Baillière, 1835-1838. 4to (32.0 x 25.0 cm). Title page and half title, 146 pp., 75 finely hand-coloured engraved plates [10 pp., 2 plates (cassidaire); 40 pp., 16 plates (casque); 16 pp., 5 plates (tonne); 12 pp., 6 plates (harpe); 151 pp., 46 plates (pourpre)]. Contemporary half cloth over marbled boards. Spines with gilt title. Marbled endpapers.l A very rare large-paper edition of this beautifully executed work of great scientific (taxonomical and nomenclatural) importance containing the descriptions and illustrations of many new and poorly-known shells. The larger quarto edition is more suitable to the fine illustrations by Duménil, Roch, Vaillant, Kiener himself, and others, as this work was meant to be of both scientific and aesthetic value. Nissen only mentions the 8vo edition, but on original wrappers from Kiener's time the work was stated to be available in "Grand in-8°, papier grand-raisin...figures coloriées. 6 fr.", AND "Grand in-4°, papier vélin satiné, figures coloriées 12 [fr]", i.e. twice as expensive. Louis Charles Kiener (1799-1881) made use of the famous Delessert collection and that of the Natural History Museum of Paris, the largest and most varied repositories of conchological material on the continent. "He soon put it to good use; and in 1834 he published the first part of his ?'Spécies?'... This exquisitely illustrated iconography, started before the Sowerbys and Reeve began to issue theirs, appeared at intervals up to 1880, when eleven volumes had been completed" (Dance, A History of Shell Collecting). This volume covers several groups with generally large, and colourful species. The fine, hand-coloured plates by Maubert, Roch, De la Haye, and others are among the most beautiful illustrations ever published. Slight rubbing to the boards, a few sections in the text spotted, in particular that of pyrule, but generally rather clean; a few plates with some spots, but mostly clean. The colouring strong yet subtle, often bright, enhanced with gum arabic. Caprotti, p. 197; Dance, p. 137; Faber, pp. 64-65 (dates of publication); Nissen ZBI, 2183.

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        Golfo di Baia.

      1835 ca. Cm.15x26. Veduta originale a la gouache.

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        Vocabolario bolognese-italiano colle voci francesci corrispondenti

      Tip. della Volpe,, Bologna, 1835 - Cm. 27, pp. xlii, (2) 619 (5). Bel frontespizio inciso con grande veduta incisa raffigurante la città di Bologna. Solida ed elegante legatura del tempo in mezza pelle, dorso liscio con titoli e fregi in oro. Piatti marmorizzati e tagli colorati. Esemplare fresco, marginoso ed in ottimo stato di conservazione. Si tratta della seconda edizione di questo celebre vocabolario di molto ampliata rispetto all'originale del 1820. Cfr. Prati, 230. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        GEORGIA SCENES, CHARACTERS, INCIDENTS, &c., IN THE FIRST HALF CENTURY OF THE REPUBLIC, BY A NATIVE GEORGIAN.

      Printed at the S.R. Sentinel office, Augusta, (GA) 1835 - First edition. 12mo. 235pp. Harwell, "Georgiana" 28: "the aim of the author was to supply a chasm of history which has always been overlooked -- the manners, customs, amusements, wit, dialect, as they appear in all grades of society." Original cloth-backed boards (spotted); scattered light foxing, a few professional repairs (new rear endpaper), but an attractive copy for this book. Housed in a quarter-morocco and cloth slipcase. HOWES L448 STREETER SALE 1168 DE RENNE I, p. 445 SABIN 41936 WRIGHT I, 1721 BAL 12946 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Historia Natural del Jénero (sic) Humano, aumentada y enteramente refundida; con láminas. Puesta en castellano por Antonio Bergues de las Casas. 3 Tomos

      Imprenta de A. Bergnes, Barcelona 1835 - Tamaño 15 x 23. Encuadernción pasta españolal con hierros y tejuelo en lomo. Cortes tintados. Amplios márgenes y perfecta conservación del papel, sin manchas de óxido ni humedades. 3 Tomos. Tomo 1: 437 pp.+ 1 h.+ 6 láminas; Tomo 2: 352 pp.+ 1 h.+ 2 láminas; Tomo 3: 396 pp.+ 2 h.+ 2 láminas todas ellas coloreadas. Primera edición en castellano de la traducción de Bergues, cuya firma aparece en la portadilla del volumen 1. Historia natural, Antropología, Ciencias, siglo XIX. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Gesamtans., "Camenz".

      . altkol. Lithographie b. Mattis in Schmiedeberg, um 1835, 24 x 31. Sehr seltenes Blatt in wunderschönem Altkolorit.

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        1835 Album Assemblage, Christopher Aldridges with Dresdin Scrap decorated pages

      1835. Some foxing and toning; minimal detraction.. A collection of works created with focal engravings of personal interest on each page hand decorated with Dresden scrap and border decoration. Decorations are often thematic to subject matter in engraving. A wide variety of subjects from hunting, to landscapes, grieving, fashion, mourning, religion and humor.Two (2) additional pages decorated with intricate embossed die-cut produced by premier lace paper makers of the day. One page by Dobbs, with die-cut discs with concentric circle borders and relief scenes at center; the other by Mansell with intricate decorative devices in multiple color.8vo.

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        Stonington Connecticut Mathematics Notebook

      [Stonington, Connecticut]. [circa 1835]. Notebook. Folio. (100)pp. String-tied stiff paper wrappers, likely as issued. Moderately rubbed and soiled wrappers with tears and nicks to the extremities and with toned and soiled page, though still quite legible, good or better. A book of handwritten mathematics notes that fill all but 21 pages with examples of compound division, circular motion, the rule of three, interest, commissions, bartering annuities, vulgar fractions, etc. Likely the book of Francis Noyes, a resident of Stonington, Connecticut, whose name is written repeated on the front, back and inside of the wrappers. A weathered but nevertheless interesting mathematics reference book of the day possibly for a small business or farm. .

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        Des semis ou plantations des arbres et de leur culture, ou méthodes pour multiplier et élever les arbres, les planter en massifs et en avenues ; former les forêts et les bois ; les ebtretenir, et entretenir ceux qui sont dégradés. . Faisant partie du Traité complet des Bois et des Forêts

      chez Leroi 1835 - Fort in-8. Reliure de l’époque demi-veau marbré, dos à 4 nerfs, pièce de titre maroquin orange, auteur et titre dorés, (4) + LXXXII + 408 pp. , 16 planches dépliantes in fine. Contient "Additions et corrections pour le Traité de la physique des arbres" 409-420 + (2) pp. inséré entre 392 -393 pp. Coiffes frottées, certaines pages légèrement effrangées sinon bel exemplaire. Avec ex-libris manuscrit en tête de la première page de garde. in-8° [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Parochial Sermons (6 Vols.)

      J.G. & F. Rivington, London 1835 - vol. I, 2nd edition, (1835) publisher's list (dated June 1837), xii, 404; vol. II, 2nd edition, (1836) publisher's list (dated October 1837) xv, 455; vol. III, 2nd edition (1837) publisher's list (dated April 1837) xv, 428; vol. IV publisher's list (dated August 1838) xi, 392; vol. V 1840, xii, 403; vol. VI, 1842, xi, 403. Publisher's cardboard or cloth covers with paper labels to spine, spine of vol. III (card) chipped, vols I-V with signature of H.M. Richards 1838 - 1841. From the library of Lord Eldon (Lord Chancellor 1751-1838 and opponent of Catholic emancipation) 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Rinteln. - Burg Schaumburg & Schloss Paschenburg. - Schütze. - "Die Schaumburg und Pagenburg am Weser-Strom, von der West-Seite".

      . Historische Ortsansicht. Radierung / Kupferstich, auf gewalztem Japan, um 1835. Von Ludwig Schütze, nach Georg Stietz. 32,4 x 44,5 cm (Darstellung) / 51,5 x 68,0 cm (Blatt). Rechts unterhalb der Darstellung signiert: "Gestochen v. Lud. Schütze in Dresden". Darunter betitelt. - Prächtiges Blatt. In dieser Erhaltung von Seltenheit. - Originalrandiges Exemplar. Sehr guter Erhaltungszustand. Ludwig Schütze (um 1807 Dresden - nach 1840 Dresden). Deutscher Kupfer- und Stahlstecher. Schüler von Johann Philipp Veith und Anton Reindel. Ab 1827 in Nürnberg tätig. 1833-37 in Laxenburg, Baden und im Helenental. Bekannt wurde seine Folge "Ischl und seine Umgebungen" (Dresden 1840). Georg Stietz (1774 - nach 1840 Kassel). Deutscher Landschaftszeichner in Kassel sowie Offizier in griechischen und ab 1821 Oberstleutnant in sächsischen Diensten..

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        1835 Album Assemblage, Christopher Aldridges with Dresdin Scrap decorated pages

      1835 - A collection of works created with focal engravings of personal interest on each page hand decorated with Dresden scrap and border decoration. Decorations are often thematic to subject matter in engraving. A wide variety of subjects from hunting, to landscapes, grieving, fashion, mourning, religion and humor. Two (2) additional pages decorated with intricate embossed die-cut produced by premier lace paper makers of the day. One page by Dobbs, with die-cut discs with concentric circle borders and relief scenes at center; the other by Mansell with intricate decorative devices in multiple color. 8vo. Some foxing and toning; minimal detraction.

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        Charges delivered to the Clergy of the Diocese of Barbados and the Leeward Islands; - together with prayers on certain public occasions; and addresses to candidates for Holy Orders: to young persons offering themselves for confirmation within that Diocese: and at the consecration of a chapel and burial ground in the city of Caracas.

      London, 1835 - x + 324pp + 44pp + 4 hand coloured folding maps. 1st ed., fine in original half calf with marbled boards. A rare work with details of the final abolition of slavery. The author was uncle of H.N. Coleridge. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Pah-She-Pah-How

      Philadelphia: E. C. Biddle, 1835. Hand-coloured lithograph by Lehman & Duval after C. B. King. In excellent condition. A fine image from McKenney and Hall's 'Indian Tribes of North America': `One of the most important [works] ever published on the American Indians' (Field),` a landmark in American culture' (Horan) and an invaluable contemporary record of a vanished way of life. Pashepahaw was a Sauk chieftain, known as the Stabber. He was a colleague and ally of Keokuk, and, therefore opposed to Black Hawk. When Pashepahaw visited Washington in 1824, McKenney asked about him and learned that he had been insulted by an Indian agent (one of McKenney's men) and had promised to kill the man. A medicine man named Taimah learned of this and, though quite ill, traveled a considerable distance to warn the agent, who was ready when Pashepahaw arrived, and thus a frontier war was prevented. Pashepahaw was forced to back down, but kept his hair long thereafter. He lived long enough to be painted as an old man by George Catlin, who called him "a very venerable old man." McKenney and Hall's 'Indian Tribes of North America' has long been renowned for its faithful portraits of Native Americans. The portraits are largely based on paintings by the artist Charles Bird King, who was employed by the War Department to paint the Indian delegates visiting Washington D.C., forming the basis of the War Department's Indian Gallery. Most of King's original paintings were subsequently destroyed in a fire at the Smithsonian, and their appearance in McKenney and Hall's magnificent work is thus our only record of the likenesses of many of the most prominent Indian leaders of the nineteenth century. Numbered among King's sitters were Sequoyah, Red Jacket, Major Ridge, Keokuk and Wapello. After six years as Superintendent of Indian Trade, Thomas McKenney had become concerned for the survival of the Western tribes. He had observed unscrupulous individuals taking advantage of the Native Americans for profit, and his vocal warnings about their future prompted his appointment by President Monroe to the Office of Indian Affairs. As first director, McKenney was to improve the administration of Indian programs in various government offices. His first trip was during the summer of 1826 to the Lake Superior area for a treaty with the Chippewa, opening mineral rights on their land. In 1827, he journeyed west again for a treaty with the Chippewa, Menominee , and Winebago in the present state of Michigan. His journeys provided an unparalleled opportunity to become acquainted with Native American tribes. When President Jackson dismissed him from his government post in 1830, McKenney was able to turn more of his attention to his publishing project. Within a few years, he was joined by James Hall, a lawyer who had written extensively about the west. McKenney and Hall saw their work as a way of preserving an accurate visual record of a rapidly disappearing culture. (Gilreath). Cf. Howes M129; cf. Bennett 79; cf. Field 992; cf. Lipperheide Mc 4; cf. Reese American Color Plate Books 24; cf. Sabin 43410a; Horan 194.

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        "Der Wiener Congreß 1815. Sitzung der Bevollmächtigten der acht an dem Tractate von Paris beteiligten Mächte." Um einen großen Verhandlungstisch stehen und sitzen die Diplomaten in ihren Dienstuniformen, unten Inschrift.

      . Lithographie nach J. Isabey bei B. Dondorf, Frankfurt a.M., um 1835, 22,5 x 32,5 cm.. Nach Isabeys Gemälde von 1814/15 (Thieme-Becker, Bd. XIX, S. 236). - An der Wand ein Ganzporträt Kaiser Franz. I. von Österreich, rechts eine Büste von Kaunitz. Unter den 23 Dargestellten sind u.a.: Wellington; Hardenberg; Metternich; Nesselrode; Castlereagh; Gentz; Talleyrand; W.v. Humboldt; G.E. Graf v. Stackelberg. - Beiliegt eine Umrißlithographie mit den Köpfen und den Namen aller Dargestellten. - Im breiten Rand kleine, hinterlegte Läsuren. Auf dem Beiblatt verso Sammlerstempel.

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        Trèves.

      1835 - Lithographie von N. Ponsart, 1834, gouachiert. Ca. 21 x 29,5 cm. Gesamtansicht von Trier über die Mosel. Zeigt die Stadt von der Porta Nigra bis zur Römerbrücke. Dominiert wird die Stadt durch Dom, Liebfrauen, die Basilika und St. Gangolf. Am Flußufer befindet sich St. Martin mit seiner Mühle. Im Vordergrund ist Pallien dargestellt. Um eine kleine Kirche gruppieren sich ein Friedhof, Bäume und einige Häuser. Davor sind Spaziergänger mit Hündchen und eine am Boden sitzende Frau dargestellt. Links unterhalb der Darstellung bezeichnet und datiert: "Dessiné d'après nat: et lith.é par N. Ponsart 1834.", rechts unten "Lith. de Thierry frères.", rechts oben "Pl. 13.".

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        Little Lucy, the Invalid; or Nursery Dialogues

      London: Darton and Harvey, Gracechurch Street, 1835. Hard Cover. Good+. 14.5 x 9.5 cm ( 5 /3/4" x 3 3/4") 121 p., [1] leaf of plates (front.) : 1 ill. ; Engraved frontispiece, original brown cloth with gilt name on spine. Some slight staining to pages & scuffing to cover, corners worn and bumped. Overall condition is good+ Rare. At Sotheby auction in 1976. Only one copy located in Canada (TPL, Osborne collection). Five copies in USA and three copies outside North America. from the PREFACE. "Many words are not wanting to preface so humble a performance as this little book, which aims only at affording amusement to children of an early age. The author I willing to hope, from her own recent recollection of the taste of persons at that period of life, that the form of Dialogue, though not very usual in such works, will not make it unpleasing to them, if she has succeeded in the endeavour to render the story interesting, and the language familiar.To call attention to the principles it has been her wish to instil, is unnecessary; since, if they are not apparent to the young reader, her attempt must have failed so entirely, as to be undeserving of any notice whatever."[Gumuchian 3822].

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        Nicolas I

      Artaria et Compay, Vienna 1835 - Image Size : , Platemark Size : , Paper Size : 500x345 (mm), 19.625x13.625 (Inches), Black & White, Crayon Manner

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        1835 Album Assemblage, Christopher Aldridges with Dresdin Scrap decorated pages

      1835. Some foxing and toning; minimal detraction.. A collection of works created with focal engravings of personal interest on each page hand decorated with Dresden scrap and border decoration. Decorations are often thematic to subject matter in engraving. A wide variety of subjects from hunting, to landscapes, grieving, fashion, mourning, religion and humor. Two (2) additional pages decorated with intricate embossed die-cut produced by premier lace paper makers of the day. One page by Dobbs, with die-cut discs with concentric circle borders and relief scenes at center; the other by Mansell with intricate decorative devices in multiple color. 8vo.

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        Journal of a residence and tour in the United States of North America, from April, 1833, to October 1834 .

      London Murray 1835 - First edition. 3 volumes, 12mo., xii, 395; viii, 415; viii, 408pp., original cloth-backed boards, paper labels, a fine, largely unopened set. The author, a fellow of Jesus College, Cambridge, was sent to inspect the prisons in North America. In addition to this, there is much on slavery and the poor treatment of slaves. An important abolitionist text. Howes A8. Sabin 45. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Samlede Digte. 2 bd.

      . Kbhvn.: C. Steens Forlag 1835-36. Med forfatterens portraet, udfört i F.W. Goedsche & Steinmetz Lith. Anstalt i Meissen. 12mo. (4) + 284 + (8) + 320 s. Samt. halvlaeder. * Bertelsen 16..

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        Vergleichende Untersuchung über die Haut des Menschen und der Haus-Säugethiere, besonders in Beziehung auf die Absonderungs-Organe des Haut-Talges und des Schweisses (pp.399-418, 2 Taf.).

      - Arch. Anat. Phys., 1835.- Berlin, Verlag G.Eichler, 1835, 8°, VI, 617, (1) pp., 14 Tafeln, Pappband d.Zt; minimal fleckig. First Edition! - - "It did not take long before Breschet s findings and pictures of the structures inside the skin were picked up by microanatomists working on skin in German settings. In 1835 Ernst Friedrich Gurlt (1794-1882) published a paper on comparative research of the human skin and the skin of pet animals in the Archiv für Anatomie, Physiologie und wissenschafiliche Mediän. Gurlt specialised in the anatomy and physiology of domesticated mammals (Haussäugethiere) and was especially interested in the excretion of sebum and sweat by the skin. He argued that only after the latest developments in anatomy and physiology had Breschet and de Vauzeme finally proven the true existence of the 'sweat glands'. He dismissed all the work before the studies of Breschet: - - "Die Haut des Menschen (.) ist zwar schon von den altern Anatomen vielfältig untersucht worden, aber in Beziehung auf die Absonderungsorgane des Haut-Talges und des Schweisses nur mit wenig Glück. Bald nahm man Bälge, oder Drüsen für die Absonderung des Haut-Talges (der Hautschmiere) an, bald läugnete man ihr Dasein; eben so verhielt es sich mit den sogenannten Hautporen oder Schweisslöchern, die man als bestehend voraussetzte, ohne sie wirklich nachgewiesen zu haben, oder ohne Grund wegläugnete. Erst in der jüngsten Zeit ist es gelungen, über diesen Gegenstand wie über so viele andere in der Anatomie und Physiologie, mehr Licht zu verbreiten." - - As in Breschet's work, pictures played a pivotal role in Gurlt's argument. A total of 11 figures on two separate copper engraved plates accompanied the text. In the plates Gurlt depicted and compared cross-sections of human, horse, cow, dog, swine and sheep skin. Apart from referring to his own pictures, Gurlt repeatedly mentioned Breschet's illustrations of the structures responsible for the excretion of sweat." When discussing the sweat glands, for example, Gurlt compared his own findings with Breschet's illustrations. He commented on the size, form and position of the sweat glands as they appeared in Breschet's figures." He further argued that Breschet and his colleague did not properly explain the typical structure of the little balls in the sweat glands and that this structure was not well indicated in their illustrations. Taking the schematic compositions of the internal structure of the skin by Breschet as a starting point, Gurlt further articulated and redefined the specifics of the sweat glands in his article and engravings. Gurlt thereby continued the schematic way of visualising the inner structures of human (and animal) skin. - - The article by Gurlt signified a shift to a vocabulary and visual articulation of sweat glands replacing the dominance of skin pores and sweat channels. In a discussion of the physiology of the skin in a German handbook in 1844 the physiologist Krause called Gurlt s images "the first faithful depictions of the actual glands"." Remarkably enough Krause dismissed the work of Breschet and de Vouzeme because of its many errors. The microscopical picture by Gurlt now represented the model image of the sweat glands. Gurlt's figure of the human sweat glands had already been directly copied by Rudolph Wagner in 1839 in his physiological plates (figure 3.7). Eventually, Gurlt's figure served as a template in the standardisation of a microscopical depiction of the sweat glands of the skin. Microscopical research had therefore articulated a new symbolic scheme of the anatomical composition of skin." Mieneke Mathilde Geertruida te Hennepe : DEPICTING SKIN. Visual culture in nineteenth-century medicine.PROEFSCHRIFT (Maastricht 2007) - - Further we find in this installment the first description of the nucleous : - - Wagner, Rudolph: Einige Bemerkungen und Fragen über die Keimbläschen (vesicula germinativa) (pp.373-377, 1 Taf. mit 7 Abb.). - - "The nucleolus, . [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        FOSTER'S SYSTEM OF PENMANSHIP: OR, THE ART OF RAPID WRITING ILLUSTRATE D AND EXPLAINED. TO WHICH IS ADDED THE ANGULAR AND ANTI-ANGULAR SYSTEMS. EXEMPLIFIED WITH PLATES

      Perkins, Marvin & Co, Boston 1835 - 8vo. original cloth, paper spine label. 4, xi, 9-104 pages. First edition. (Nash no.193). With all 15 plates present. Foster (1803-1859) issued a number of writing manuals starting in 1828 and taught writing at various schools. Nash states that he was one of a few Americans to make an impact on handwriting in England and Europe with his publications as "upward of two million of his copybooks had been sold in England and France as well as at home." Covers rubbed. Light foxing of text. Well preserved copy in original binding. original cloth, paper spine label [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Lecciones de Práctica Forense Mejicana, escritas a beneficio de la Academia Nacional de Derecho Público y Privado de Méjico

      Mexico: Imprenta a Cargo de Juan Ojeda, 1835. Very Good -. 3 volumes (of 4?) (xix, [1], 536, [2] p.; 612 p.; 419, [1] p.); 21 cm. Contemporary? calf with gilt-tooled spine titles and elaborate gilt-tooled decoration on spines and boards; gilt-tooled edges and turn-ins. All edges gilt. Beige silk endpapers. Vol. 1 was published in 1835, vol. 2 in 1836, and vol. 3 in 1839. Errata on one page following text in vol. 1. The author, José Manuel de la Peña y Peña (1789–1850), was a pivotal figure in the establishment of the Mexican legal system. He was named to a seat on the first Mexican Supreme Court in Dec. 1824, a position he held almost continuously until his death; he was a professor of law at Universidad Nacional de Mexico; he became a senator in 1845; and he served as interim president of Mexico from 26 Sept. 1847 to 13 Nov. 1847, and as president from 8 Jan. 1848 to 3 June 1848. In Very Good- Condition: edges are rubbed, with minor loss at ends of spines; boards are scraped; paper labels removed from tail of spines, with minor scraping and shadow; one perforation from edge of vol. 2 back board through about half the pages along fore-edge, not impacting text; minimal foxing; clean and tight.

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        Lecciones de Práctica Forense Mejicana, escritas a beneficio de la Academia Nacional de Derecho Público y Privado de Méjico

      Mexico: Imprenta a Cargo de Juan Ojeda, 1835. Very Good -. 3 volumes (of 4?) (xix, [1], 536, [2] p.; 612 p.; 419, [1] p.); 21 cm. Contemporary? calf with gilt-tooled spine titles and elaborate gilt-tooled decoration on spines and boards; gilt-tooled edges and turn-ins. All edges gilt. Beige silk endpapers. Vol. 1 was published in 1835, vol. 2 in 1836, and vol. 3 in 1839. Errata on one page following text in vol. 1. The author, José Manuel de la Peña y Peña (1789?-1850), was a pivotal figure in the establishment of the Mexican legal system. He was named to a seat on the first Mexican Supreme Court in Dec. 1824, a position he held almost continuously until his death; he was a professor of law at Universidad Nacional de Mexico; he became a senator in 1845; and he served as interim president of Mexico from 26 Sept. 1847 to 13 Nov. 1847, and as president from 8 Jan. 1848 to 3 June 1848. In Very Good- Condition: edges are rubbed, with minor loss at ends of spines; boards are scraped; paper labels removed from tail of spines, with minor scraping and shadow; one perforation from edge of vol. 2 back board through about half the pages along fore-edge, not impacting text; minimal foxing; clean and tight.

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        Neuestes Conversations-Lexicon, oder allgemeine deutsche Real-Encyklopädie für gebildete Stände. Von einer Gesellschaft von Gelehrrten ganz neu bearbeitet. 18 Bände. Es fehlen Titelblätter. Nur im ersten u. letzten Band befindet sich ein eingeklebter (montierter) Auschnitt des ursprünglichen Titelblattes.

      Wien: Gedruckt und verlegt von Franz Ludwig 1825 – 1835 - HLDr.der Zeit mit Lederecken, 8° mit zwei Rückenschildern. Einbände gering berieben u. minimal abgegriffen. Kanten u. Ecken gering beschabt. Innen fast unbeschädigt; stellenweise wenig stockfleckig, sonst sehr guter Zustand. * Our books are stored in our warehouse, not in the shop. If you want to visit us and see a specific book, please notify us in advance. Unsere Bücher werden nicht in unserem Geschäft, sondern in einem Lager am Stadtrand Prags verwahrt. Bitte teilen Sie uns vorher mit, wenn Sie uns besuchen und ein bestimmtes Buch ansehen wollen. * Book Language/s: de [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        CLINICA DEL PARIGINO SPEDALE DI S. LUIGI OSSIA TRATTATO COMPIUTO DELLE MALATTIE DELLA PELLE Contenente la descrizione di queste infermità ed i loro migliori metodi curativi.

      Venezia, Antonelli, 1835. In folio gr. (mm. 475x308), mz. pelle mod. con ang., dorso a cordoni con fregi e tit. oro, piatti in cartonato coevo, pp. XXVIII,408, con 63 tavv. che raffigurano i vari tipi di dermatosi, inc. dal Buttazzon e dal Moretti e colorate a mano. Il trattato del barone Gianluigi Alibert (1768-1837), una delle figure piu' interessanti della moderna dermatologia, "deve essere ancora considerato dal punto di vista iconografico, un capolavoro", cosi' Castiglioni,735 - Brunet,I,182: "magnifique ouvrage" - Graesse,I,78 - Morton,3986: "Contains Alibert's "family tree" of dermatoses, a classification later discarded for Willan's scheme". Testo con fiorit. e lievi e uniformi arross.; solo qualche lieve fiorit. margin. in alcune tavv. altrim. ben conservate.

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        Burg Eltz ('Le Chateau D'Eltz').

      . gouachierte u. eiweißgehöhte Lithographie v. Jean Nicolas Ponsart, dat. 1835, 30 x 20. (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        L'Espagne. Royaume de Grenade, orné de trente-une vignettes sur bois et sur acier.

      Paris, Louis Janet, 1835. - in-8. Titre illustré. 4ff. 238pp. (1f.blanc). 30 planches gravées hors-texte. Cartonnage de l'éditeur en percaline bleue, dos lisse orné de dorures dans le style romantique, garde en papier gauffré de couleur jaune. Première Edition Française, élégamment imprimée par Jules Didot, de ce récit romancé des derniers jours de l'occupation de Grenade par les Maures. L'édition originale anglaise, parue la même année, était le premier volume d'une série sur l'Espagne qui en comportait 4 et dont la parution se prolongea jusqu'en 1838. La traduction française, qui devait vraisemblablement transcrire les volumes suivants au fur et à mesure de leur parution, ne rencontra probablement pas le succès attendu et le présent volume n'eut pas de suite. 31 gravures hors-texte sur bois et sur acier (dont le titre gravé). Les planches sur acier furent directement importées d'Angleterre, mais les gravures sur bois comportent une légende en français. Quelques planches légèrement roussies. Bel exemplaire de ce titre rare. Palau, 278529. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        [MEXICAN WAR CLAIMS CASES, LAND DEVELOPMENT IN ILLINOIS, THE ILLINOIS AND MICHIGAN CANAL, RAILROAD SURVEYS, AND MORE, CONTAINED IN A GROUP OF FORTY MANUSCRIPT DOCUMENTS, LETTERS, AND PRINTED CIRCULARS FROM THE PAPERS OF CONGRESSMAN J.A. ROCKWELL OF CONNECTICUT]

      [Various places. 1835-1859].. Approximately 120pp. of manuscript material, as well as ten printed documents and one manuscript land survey. Octavo, quarto, and folio documents. Minor loss to the left margin of one letter, some minor scattered wear and soiling. Overall, very good. A collection of documents from the papers of John Arnold Rockwell, many of which relate to the claims of American citizens against the Mexican government following the Mexican-American War and Mexico's struggles with Texas. The documents include nine items related to the seizure of the American schooner Eclipse in the harbor of Tabasco in February 1836. Mention is also made of the outbreak of hostilities in Texas - the battle for the Alamo took place in February and March 1836 - and the American Vice Consul H.E. Coleman states that "my influence with the authorities at this place is no more than any other resident American & the most insignificant municipal officer could imprison me (an American Vice Consul) with the same impunity he would any foreigner.... They are quite inveterate against Americans & the American Nation on acct of the existing war in Texas...." There is also a manuscript deposition by James Morgan regarding the destruction of New Washington, on Galveston Bay in Texas, by Santa Ana and his troops in April 1836. Items relating to the Mexican-American War include one printed document and manuscript deposition by American citizen Archibald Varnom, a blacksmith who was stranded in Mexico City at the commencement of hostilities with the U.S. in 1846. There are seven items relating to the claims of the family of Thomas Godden, a machinist and manufacturer of cotton goods, and a naturalized American citizen, who was living with his family in Puebla in 1846. Godden and his family provided aid to the American troops and suffered losses of property as a consequence. The destruction of his home and livelihood led to Godden's death "of a broken heart" according to one witness. There are three printed documents related to Rockwell's purchase of land from the Illinois and Michigan Canal Company. Other material related to land development in Illinois include a printed document from the "Rockwell Land Company" for the town of Rockwell, which was laid out in 1836 but failed just a few years later; land claims from French heirs related to property owned in Missouri and Illinois, when it was still part of French Louisiana. Also a lengthy manuscript letter, signed, from Robert Schuyler relating to the development of the Great Western Rail Way Company and the construction of the line from Cairo City through the center of the state; Schuyler (d.1855), considered "America's first railroad king," was president of the Illinois Central Railroad, and was later involved in a major scandal involving the issuing of fraudulent stock certificates. Other material relates to the expansion of the country after the Mexican-American War, including the acquisition and administration of California, the boundary between the U.S. and England in the Pacific Northwest, the construction of a canal or railway across the Isthmus, and more. There are signed letters from Reverdy Johnson (1796-1876), Maryland lawyer and diplomat; Edward Everett (1794-1865), Secretary of State under President Fillmore; and a manuscript copy of a letter from Jeremiah S. Black (1810-1883), Attorney General under President Buchanan regarding a California land claim, among others. J.A. Rockwell (1803-1861), born in Norwich, Connecticut, was a graduate of Yale College in 1822. He studied law, was judge of the county court, and was elected to the U.S. Congress in 1845. He was chairman of the Committee on Claims in the Thirtieth Congress; he was unsuccessful in his bid for reelection in 1848. He subsequently practiced law before the court of claims in Washington until his death in 1861. All told, a rich collection of diplomatic and military history during a major period of American expansion. Amore detailed inventory of the collection available on request.

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        Thucydidis de Bello Peloponnesiaco Libri Octo, ad Optimorum Librorum Fidem, ex Veterum Notationibus Recentiorum Observationibus Recensuit, Argumentis et Adnotatione Perpetua Illustravit, Indices et Tabulas Chronologicas Adjecit, atque de Vita Auctoris Praefatus Est Franciscus Goeller.

      Richard Priestley, London. 1835 - First edition thus. Two volumes: pp xxxii, 1-460; [iv], 461-920. Frontispiece and map in first volume. Text in Greek, copious notes in Latin. Fine contemporary binding of full dark brown morocco with gilt decorations and inner dentelles, all edges gilt. Inscribed on the front free endpaper of the first volume: ''with E. Hawtrey's best wishes, 1840''. Edward Craven Hawtrey (1789-1862) was one of the great reforming head-masters of Eton College, and had a particular interest in languages and translation, ancient and modern. With W.M. Praed he helped to found the school library. It is said that he spent £40,000 on his own library.Slight rubbing to spines. Near fine handsome set. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Foreign Conspiracy Against the Liberties of the United States

      New York Leavitt, Lord, & Co. 1835. 208 pages. "The numbers of Brutus, originally published in the New-York Observer Revised and Corrected by the Author" - subtitle. "The public mind is awake far and wide to the fact, that Popery is a political as well as a religious system, nor will freemen be lulled to sleep by the popish anodyne of no controversy; they will not rest till these more than suspicious manoeuverings of Jesuit intriguers; of Austrian conspirators against their liberties, shall have been searched to the bottom." - from Preface. Backstrip missing its lower half as well as a chip from top end. Original pasted label still present and clearly legible upon backstrip. Maroon boards faded with average wear. Presentation plate and few library markings inside front board. Minimal additional library markings to contents which have darkened with age. Binding tight and square. Lower corner of pages ix through 42 rumpled. Foxing to endpapers. Author invented the telegraph and its code which bears his name. First Edition Hardcover 16mo - over 5?" - 6?" tall Former Library Copy; First Edition. Good

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        Über die Homöopathie

      Hannover, Hahn 1835.. 1 Bl., 223 S. Pappband d. Zt. Tischner 539 und 541; Hirsch/H. V, 428. - Erste Ausgabe. - Kritische Auseinandersetzung mit der Lehre Hahnemanns. - Der großbritannisch-hannoversche Leibarzt Stieglitz (geb. als Israel Stieglitz; 1767 - 1844) gehörte zu den bedeutendsten Ärzten seiner Zeit. Bekannt wurde er durch seine kritische Bekämpfung des Brownianismus, des Mesmerismus und der Homöopathie - heute allerdings wohl noch mehr in Erinnerung als Lebensretter seines Jugendfreundes Wilhelm Humboldt, dem er vor dem Ertrinken in der Leine in Göttingen bewahrte. - Berieben. Titelblatt seitlich mit einer schmalen, ca. 4 cm langen aufgerauten Stelle. Insgesamt recht gutes Exemplar!

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        Rosier Gallica Gueriniana. Rosier Guerin.

      Paris 1835 - Stipple engraving, part printed in colours and finished by hand, first edition, trimmed to just outside of platemark, but good colour. Dimensions: 365 by 270mm. (14.25 by 10.75 inches). [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Traité clinique des Maladies du Coeur. 2 vols.

      - Paris, J.B. Bailliere, 1835, 8°, XXI, (2), (1); 534 pp.; (4), 632 pp., 8 gefaltete lith. Tafeln nach A. Chazal von Ambroise Tardien, 2 Halbledereinbände d.Zt. First Edition ! - - Jean-Baptiste Bouillaud (16 September 1796 - 29 October 1881) Bouillaud performed research of many medical diseases and conditions, including cancer, cholera, heart disease and encephalitis, to name a few. He is remembered for providing a correlation between rheumatism and heart disease, . - - Bouillaud was an early practitioner of the drug digitalis for treatment of heart ailments. He referred to digitalis as the "opium of the heart". Along with cardiologist Pierre Potain (1825-1901), he performed studies of "heart sounds" involving the differentiation between normal and abnormal heart rhythms. - - "Vol. 2, page 238: 'Bouillaud's disease' - rheumatic endocarditis. Although not first to note the cardiac manifestations of acute rheumatism, Bouillaud was the first to demonstrate the frequency and importance of heart disease co-incident with acute articular rheumatism. The above work includes the first description of a case of mitral disease with articular rheumatism." - - "Landmark in cardiology, representing the application of Laennec's auscultation to diseases of the heart. He first described and named endocarditis, first recorded accurate methodes of weighing and measuring the heart, and described the 'bruit de diable', and the bruit de rappel' in mital stenosis. His law of coincidence between acute rheumatic pericarditis and endocarditis (1836) finally established rheumatic heart disease (Maladie de Bouillaud) as a clinical entity" Bedford 377). - - Garrison & Morton No.2749; Bedford No. 377; Heirs of Hippocratres No. 1563; Norman No. 288; Willius Key pp. 443-444 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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