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        Foreign Conspiracy Against the Liberties of the United States

      New York: Leavitt, Lord, & Co.. Hardcover. 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. . Good. 1835. First Edition.

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        Voyage dans l'Inde pendant les années 1828 à 1832, publié sous les auspices de M. Guizot.

      Firmin Didot frères, (1835-)1841-1844. 4 volumes. Folio. With 4 maps and 290 plates, of which 25 in the zoological section are handcoloured. Old half diced calf gilt, spines with gilt lettering. Only edition of this work, originally published in 80 parts. The first three text-volumes contain the extensive journal of the voyage illustrated in the first atlas-volume with 4 maps and 83 plates of landscapes, indian people, buildings etc. The fourth text-volume contains descriptions of Jacquemont's botanical and zoological collections. The zoological part contains: Mammals and birds by Geoffrey St. Hilaire; Crustaceans by Milne Edwards and Insects by E. Blanchard illustrated by 27 plates. The botanical part was written by J. Decaisne and J. Cambessèdes and was illustrated with 180 plates by A. Riocreux - the most sensitive and skilful French artist of the period (Blunt, p. 229) - and Delile. Slightly foxed. //Brunet III, 485-86; B.M.(N.H.) II, 604.

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        CHYMISTRY APPLIED TO AGRICULTURE

      1835. CHAPTAL, John Antony. CHYMISTRY APPLIED TO AGRICULTURE. Boston: Hilliard, Gray, and Co., 1835. First American edition, translated from the second French edition. xl + 365 pp. 12mo., calf with red gilt leather spine label. Ornate older bookplate with ink ownership on front pastedown; pencil ownership on front flyleaf. Covers edgeworn, gil label bright. Moderate to light foxing in the text and end matter. Quite scarce in the first edition, with many later printings.

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        Clinica del Parigino Spedale di S. Luigi ossia trattato compiuto delle mallatie delle pelle.

      . Traduzione italiana di M.G. Levi. - Venedig, Antonelli, 1835, Gr.Fol. (515 x 335 mm), (4), XXVIII, 408 pp, mit 63 Farbstichtafeln mit Retuschen, Halblereinband; Text stockfl. u. gebräunt, Tafeln frisch.. Erste italienische Ausgabe! Eines der schönsten, farbigen Abbildungswerke der Medizin überhaupt. Ein "Opus Magnum" der Dermatologie. Dieses berühmteste und umfangreichste Werk von Baron Jean Louis Alibert (1768-1837) bringt auf seinen 63 luxuriös ausgestatteten Farbtafeln eine umfassende Beschreibung der Hautkrankheiten. Das kostbare Werk ist mit einmalig schönen Bildnissen geschmückt, das Handcolorit ist zart und zurückhaltend. Durch die Beifügung der Accessoires des täglichen Lebens wurde den Abbildungen eine nie wieder erreichte Realistik verliehen. Das Charakteristische der Effloreszenzen ist auf jedem Quadratzentimeter eines Blattes minutiös herausgearbeitet. Quasi als Frontispiz enthält der Atlas den berühmten farbigen Baum der Dermatosen, dessen entfaltetes Geäst die Systematik der Hautkrankheiten symbolisiert. Der Text ist klar gegliedert. - Das "Hopital St.Louis", im Norden von Paris, wurde 1607 von König Henri IV gegründet. Es war zunächst ein Pesthaus, ab 1791 wurde es ein allgemeines Krankenhaus. Alibert gelang 1800 der Institution einen großen Namen zu verschaffen. Aus der Arbeit mit der Vielzahl chronisch Kranker konnte Alibert seine immense klinische Erfahrung gewinnen. Sein Unterricht war beispielhaft und er gilt als der Erstbeschreiber des Keloids, der Mycosis fungoides, der Akromegalie, sowie der Sklerodermie. - Die Tafelwerke brachten ihm großes Ansehen und Ehre ein. Nach der Restauration erhielt er noch den Leibarztposten bei Ludwig XVIII. - "Durch die Abbildungen der Krankheitsveränderungen wollte ich jene Eindrücke fixieren die später für den Pathologen wertvoll sein konnten, wollte durch die schockierenden (effrayantes) Farben des Malers den ärztlichen Blick schulen; ich versuchte den Charakter der Krankheiten besser und genauer herauszuarbeiten und ihre kleinsten Nuancen festzuhalten; kurz ich wollte die Sinne meiner Leser aufpeitschen (frapper), um vor ihnen die verschiedenen Phänomene wieder lebendig werden zu lassen, welche meine Augen in Erstauen versetzten."(Alibert) - "Seine Maler Vaviel und Maurice betreute er sorgsam, wies sie auf das Typische und auf leicht übersehbare Details hin. Da meist fortgeschrittene Ausprägungen der Krankheiten zur Reproduktion ausgewählt wurden, war deren Arbeit nicht angenehm. Als der Maler eines Leprakranken mit Lungengangrän den fötiden Atemgeruch nicht mehr aushalten konnte, zerstäubte Alibert ständig Essig während der fünf Tage der Bildfertigung." - "Der Gesichtsausdruck spiegelt die psychische Situtation des Kranken einfühlsam wieder. (...) Noch heute erfreuen die Akkuratesse der Zeichnung, die Ausgewogenheit und Natürlichkeit der Farbgebung, vor allem die Genauigkeit der Darstellung des pathischen Substrates. Sein Werk bedeutet für die Krankenabbildung eine einmalige Pioniertat. Die meisterhaften Tafeln gaben eine Norm. Nachhaltig beeinflußte Alibert sein dermatologisches Fachgebiet, in allen Tafelwerken des Jahrhunderts." Vogt, Das Bild des Kranken, S.51. - First Italian Edition - The largest and most spectacular of the early classics in dermatology, with hand-colored illustrations unsurpassed for their quality of execution, if not for their aesthetic appeal. This work is also containing for the first time Alibert's famous "family tree" of dermatoses. The first-class illustrations were produced about 160 years ago and are not only the equal of modern colour photographs, and they deliberately emphasized characteristics to the diseases illustrated. This book, one of the finest works of its kind, was produced at great expense. Most of the splendid, delicately hand-coloured engravings were drawn by Moreau-Valville and engraved by Tresca. These illustrations are life-size or near life-size, and are of great clarity. Jean-Louis- Marc, le Baron Alibert (1768-1837), was made physician for skin diseases in 1803, and the first to systematically teach dermatology in France. He introduced the first natural method of classifying skin diseases. He was the first to describe mycosis fungoides, keloid, etc., and introduced many new terms, such as "syphilides", "dermatoses", "dermatolysis", etc. - The following illustrations were new: the tree of dermatoses in colour, erysipelas, variola and varicella, measles, scarlet fever and what is referred to as 'roseole idiopathique'. The new illustrations were executed by CHOUBARD. The technique used throughout is that strikingly fine coloured stipple engraving, generously assisted by the artist's brush." - Ehring, Hautkrankheiten, p.107; Garrison, History of Medicine, pp.417ff.; Pusey, The Hist. of Dermatology, p.74-78; Shelley-Crisey, Classics in Dermatology, p.31f.; Richter, Geschichte der Dermatologie, p.201 f.

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        "VERKADE; CALLENFELS; V.D. SCHEER; SCHIEDAM --- Album amicorum in de vorm van een oblong hoesje in schuifhoes met 18 losse blaadjes met teksten en tekeningen van Annet Verkade, voornamelijk Schiedam, 1835-1864.".

      "O.a. inschrijvingen van A.P. Verkade; P.L. Verkade; schoonbroeder P.G. Callenfels; A.G., P.J. en J.P. van der Scheer; F.W. Otto Romswinckel (uit Vlaardingen); M. Hennequin (uit Sluis); M.H. Hazeu; P.M. Post; M.A. Post Uiterweer; J.N.C. van der Hoeven en van J.M. Lewis (mede namens mevr. Van Duijm= docente te Schiedam?). Bijzonder fraaie tekeningen in kleur. AA010/M10038".

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        Reise in Chile, Peru und auf dem Amazonenstrome während der Jahre 1827-1832.

      Leipzig, F. Fleischer & J.C. Hinrichssche Buchhandlung, 1835-1836. 2 text volumes & atlas. 4to (268 x 220mm, text vols) & oblong-folio (480 x 650mm, atlas). pp. xviii, 466; pp. viii, 464, with 16 large lithographed plates. Contemporary boards (a bit worn). Famous and beautifully illustrated South American expedition. "After his visiting Chile and Peru Poeppig journeyed down the Amazon river to Parà. Part of his scientific collection was lost but he managed to save an enormous quantity. The account of the expedition and the botanical surveys he published are comparable to the work of Humboldt" (Barba de Moraes)./"Der sächsische Botaniker Poeppig lebte schon einige Jahre in den Vereinigten Staaten, bevor er Ende 1826 in Baltimore zu einer Südamerikareise aufbrach. Er reiste allein durch verschiedene Provinzen von Chile, dann durch Peru, bestieg der Vulkan Antuco und überquerte von Lima aus die Anden. Zwei Jahre verbrachte er bei den Indianern in Maynas. Im zweiten Band berichtet er über seine Flossfahrt auf dem Huallaga, Marañon und Amazonas bis Parà, wo er Ende April 1831 eintraf" (Brasilien-Bibliothek der Robert Bosch GMBH).//The fine large plates are by Joseph Anton Sedlmayr, Joh. Nepomuk Ott and Ignaz Bergmann after drawings by Poeppig.//The two text vols have considerable foxing and occasional waterstaining, and do not contain the folded map as well as the sheet of music (lacking in most copies). The atlas volume is very fine showing charming South American sceneries.//Barba de Moraes p. 681; Sabin 63 629; Robert Bosch 411.

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        Historical Record of the Life Guards: containing an account of the formation of the corps in the year 1660, and of its subsequent services to 1835. Prepared for publication under direction of the Adjutant General

      London: Longman Orme and Co., first edition , 1835. xvi and 291 pages. 6 hand coloured lithographs. Presentation binding in full straight grain morocco with the royal arms stamped in gold on both boards within elaborate gold rules; the headcap is very slightly pulled. Ogilby Index 157 (1) - first state of the first edition.

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        Museum för Naturvetenskap, Konst och Historia.

      Stockholm, Thomson, 1835.. mehr als 200 SS. unterschiedlich koll. mit einer Vielzahl von Kupferstichen und Lithographien, darunter 6 Portraits zu Beginn, 4°, HLdr. d. Zt. m. reicher Rvg. u. farb. Deckelbez... Mit über 100 Kst. n. antiken Motiven, mehr als 30 lithogr. kleinen Ansichten ( 2 auf 1 Bl. ), mehr als 20 ganzs. lithogr. Ansichten ( u.a. 2 x Berlin ) sowie vielen völkerkundlichen Stichen ( Trachten, Berufe etc.). - Ein sauberes und sehr gut erhaltenes Exemplar. - In diesem Zustand nicht häufig zu finden.

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        Collection de 24 bouquets de fleurs.

      Paris, chez l'éditeur, 1835. 4to (280 x 210mm). With a fine pictorial title and 24 plates, all stipple engravings, printed in colour with extensive hand-finishing, engraved by Lambert after drawings by Madame H. Vincent. Contemporary calf-backed boards, spine gilt. Very scarce suite of plates of floral bouquets by Madame Henriette Vincent (1786-1830) pupil of Van Spaendonck and Redouté, the most famous flower painters of the period. This fine suite of plates is very much in the tradition of their best work. The plates are stipple engraved and printed in colours with fine handfinishing. 'Two other pupils of van Spaendonck, madame Vincent and Antoine Chazal, used colour printed stipple engravings to noteworthy advantage. Each is responsible for one work whose plates are rather small but of such consummate loveliness that they enhance the reputation and distinction of the French school' (Dunthorne p. 34)./Madame Vincent exhibited flowers in watercolours at the 1814, 1819, 1822 and 1824 Paris Salon. Dunthorne 322 quotes only an incomplete copy with 22 plates. Not in any of the usual bibliographies.//The followings flowers are shown: Rose de Provins, Rose blanche, Campanules, Pois de Santeur; Campanules bleu et blanc, Lys St. Jacques; Rose Capucine, Narcisse, Réséda, Chrisantemun; Renoncules, Jacinthe Phlox; Coquelicot Double, Pensée; Tulipe Capucine; Rose à cent feuilles, Pavot, Narcisse; Rose Blanche, Jiroflée; Tigridia Pavonia, Immortelle; Rose à cent feuilles, Reine Marguerite, Narcisse; Oeillet, Bouton d'or Double; Soleil vivace, Myosotis; Reine Marguerite, Fuschia; Campanules Doubles, Jasmin; Belle de Jour, Coquelourde; Rose Ponpon, Iris; Rose Jaune du Levant, Grande Pensée des Alpes; Lys du Japon, Taraspic; Althoea, Glaïeul; Lys blanc, Rose à cent feuilles; Lys Orangé, Ephémere de Virginie; Oreille-d'Ours, Lys-pompon, Muguet; Anémone, Oeillet Dinde; Rose de Provins, Belle de jour, Muguet.

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        De motu vibratorio animalium vertebratorum. Observationes recentissimas.

      ohne Verlag, Ohne Ort (Breslau/Bonn) 1835 - 4to. Neuer Pappband mit Bezug aus altem Buntpapier und gedrucktem Deckelschild, 1 Bl., S. (843) - 854, Tafeln. Originalartikel aus "Academia Caesareo-Leopoldina Naturae Curiosorum" Vol. XVII, P. II. (Acad. trad. d. XIII. Aprilis a. MDCCCXXXV.). Cum tabulis duabus / Mit zwei (lithogr., ausklappbaren) Tafeln. ADB 26, 717 ff. und ADB 39, 463 f. Gerlach: Geschichte der Mikroskopie, 283. - Berühmte, durch zwei lithographierte Tafeln illustrierte Arbeit zur Funktion der Kinozilien in der Schleimhaut von Wirbeltieren. Purkynes und Valentins Studien zur Bewegung des Flimmerepithels wurden durch den Kauf eines neuartigen achromatischen Mikroskops aus der Werkstatt von Georg Simon Plössl im Jahr 1832 ermöglicht. Im Laufe des Jahres 1835 erschienen mehrere Arbeiten der beiden Autoren zu dieser Entdeckung. - Breitrandiges und sauberes Exemplar der Originalarbeit in einem neuen, bibliophilen Buchbindereinband mit zeitgenössischem Butpapier. Tafeln am rechten Rand leicht schräg beschnitten, minimal gebräunt. 550 Gramm. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Histoire naturelle des Lépidoptères exotiques. Ouvrage orné de 200 figures peintes d'après nature par Pauquet et gravées sur acier.

      Paris, Pauquet/ L. Debure, 1835. Royal-8vo (230 x 145mm). pp. (4), 156, with 1 handcoloured engraved section-title and 80 handcoloured engraved plates. Contemporary calf, richly gilt decorated spine with gilt lettering (head of spine slightly chipped) The scarce first edition of this attractive work on exotic butterflies, of which the last (third) edition was published in 1864. The beautifully handcoloured plates depict 200 various specimens. Hippolyte Pierre Lucas (1814-1899), at the early age of 13 started to work as 'apprenti-preparateur' in the Zoological laboratory of the Paris Museum. Later he worked closely together with Latreille. The work describes among others butterflies from Australia, from Port Jackson, New Holland and Kangaroo Is. A fine copy.//Provenance: Armorial bookplate of Bibliothèque Mery de Bellegrade. //Horn & Schenkling 13977; Nissen ZBI, 2581.

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        Nouvel album des Peuples, ou Collection de tableaux, représentant les usages et cérémonies les plus remarquables des diverses nations du monde, accompagné d'un texte Historique

      J. Langlume et Peltier 1835 - 118pp. Illustrated with 20 full page fine engravings which are hand coloured as issued. The pictures depict different peoples and ceremonies around the world such as a Turkish Wedding, Persian gymnastics, Chinese punishment, a Muslim funeral, Chilean Cowboys and native Indians of Louisiana .French text. Rare to be found in original decorative green paper covered boards. The boards have been professionally restored with a new spine. There is very minor foxing within the text and one illustrated page has a 1cm tear in the margin, which does not affect the image. Otherwise in excellent condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        VOYAGE DANS L'AMERIQUE MERIDIONALE EXECUTE PENDANT LES ANNEES 1826, 1827, 1828, 1829, 1830, 1831, 1832 ET 1833 - TOME PREMIER

      PITOIS-LEVRAULT 1835 - R300000452: 672 pages. Tampon de bibliothèque. Dos à 4 nerfs. Titre, tomaison, bibliothèque et nom du relieur doré. Quelques accrocs. (LE BRESIL, LA REPUBLIQUE ORIENTALE DE L'URUGUAY, LA REPUBLIQUE ARGENTINE, LA PATAGONIE, LA REPUBLIQUE DU CHILI, LA REPUBLIQUE DE BOLIVIA, LA REPUBLIQUE DU PEROU) In-Folio Relié cuir dos-coins. Bon état. Couv. convenable. Dos satisfaisant. Rousseurs Classification Dewey : 580-Botanique [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Democracy in America, Volume I only

      London: Saunders and Otley. 1835. First English language edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Volume 1 only. 1835, the First Edition printed in English. Hardcover, 8vo., rebound in c. 1850's three-quarter leather with marbled boards, gilt titles, raised bands. xliv, 333 pp. Lacking the frontis map, but does include original blanks, half-title and ad. Leather rubbed at extremities. Faint foxing to the first and last 20 pages, otherwise the contents are unmarked and still quite bright. Bookplate of John Haywood Hawkins of Bignor Park, who served in Parliament in the 1830's and early '40s, on the front pastedown. HOWES T278. VOLUME 1 ONLY but we are also throwing in a reading copy of the 1841 American edition, complete in 2 volumes. Digital images available upon request.

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        ACCOUNT OF COL. CROCKETT'S TOUR TO THE NORTH AND DOWN EAST

      1835 - CROCKETT, David. ACCOUNT OF COL. CROCKETT'S TOUR TO THE NORTH AND DOWN EAST, in the Year of our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred and Thirty-Four. His object being to examine the Grand Manufacturing Estates of the Country; and also to find out the Condition of its Literature and Morals, the extent of its Commerce, and the Practical Operation of "The Experiment." . Written by Himself. Philadelphia: E. L. Carey and A. Hart. Baltimore: Carey, Hart, and Co., 1835. First edition. Frontispiece portrait. 12mo: 234 pp., + 34 pp. publisher's catalogue. Rebacked nineteenth century brick cloth, with early cloth spine laid down, and a replacement paper label. Ex library; bookplate to front pastedown, a small stamp and an embossed seal to t.p., but no external marks. Heavy foxing at endpapers and some light, scattered foxing to text leaves. Light, marginal dampstain at top-edge of bookblock throughout. Light pencil notes in margins and on the closing fly leaves and endpapers. Cloth is darkened at spine, and moderately soiled and stained overall. Nonetheless, this is a very good and acceptable copy. (Howes C900; Sabin 17565.)

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        The Social Sacred Melodist by Oliver Shaw 1835

      Published and Sold by The Author, Providence 1835 - The Social Sacred Melodist, Consisting of Songs, Duets, Anthems, & C: Composed and Arranged, with an Accompaniment for the Piano Forte Or Organ, and Respectfully Inscribed to the Lovers of Sacred Harmony by Oliver Shaw; Published and Sold by The Author; 1835; musical scores with text; 99 pages; ffep removed; generally bright text with some speckled foxing to pages; some spotting to covers; Sheply & Wright Printers, Providence, Rhode Island; green paper hardcover with brown leather spine; square, firm binding; Oliver Shaw (1779-1848), was one of the first American composers; very scarce; [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Horner's Views Of Buildings In The Town And Parish Of Halifax Drawn From Nature And On Stone By John Horner

      Leyland & Sons, Halifax 1835 - Card wrappers, F. subscribers list, engraved title, 19 engraved plates, a fine copy in its original sewn card covers, images bright & clean, slight spotting to the margins of a few plates. housed in a custom made half cloth portfolio. A collection of engraved views around Halifax, some showing buildings & views that even in 1835 were no longer in existance. The coming industrial revolution was to change the town further. 1050 grams. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Campagne du Luxor.

      Madame Huzard 1835 - - Madame Huzard, Paris 1835, 31x43cm, relié. - Edition originale et premier tirage des planches. Volume de planches seul. Reliure à la bradel en plein cartonnage recouvert de papier marbré, couverture restaurée et doublée conservée, reliure signée de T. Boichot. Exemplaire bien complet de ses 18 planches montées sur onglets, mais sans la page de titre, reproduisant les détails des travaux exécutés pour l'enlèvement de l'obélisque occidental de Luxor, et divers sites et costumes d'Egypte se rattachant aux lieux habités par l'expédition. Minuscules galeries de vers affectant parfois certaines gravures, une mouillure en marge supérieure, traces de couture en marge intérieure. Très rare. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Original land grant for a selection near Appin

      March, Sydney 1835 - Parchment grant measuring 340 x 390 mm., signed by the Governor of New South Wales, with well-preserved way seal; folded to docket size, a very well preserved example. Original colonial document for a discrete land purchase. Land grant to William Henry Chapman for lot 74 on Appin road, Cumberland County. This original parchment grant comprises letterpress with manuscript additions by a scribe, with the full signature of Governor Richard Bourke. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Journal of a visit to Constantinople : and some of the Greek islands, in the spring and summer of 1833

      Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green & Longman 1835 - Rebound in full modern leather. Fine binding and cover. xii, 259 p., 7 etched plates by George Cruickshank. 22 cm. Unmarked pages, minor foxing to plates. A view of early 19th century Ottoman Istanbul. References: Blackmer 56; Contominas 21; Atabey 42. Weber I, 225. Navari 56. Cohn 41. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Carved Oak Alphabet Stick

      (Germany), 1835. A dark-stained oak stick, carved with a Roman-letter alphabet in relief on one side. Two opposite sides are decorated with floral and foliate designs, and the side opposite of the alphabet is carved with the name "Maria Magdalena Buder" and the date 1835. The body has a square, tapering shape, and it appears that this was a teacher's pointer, used as an educational tool. The carving has a naïve, folk-art quality, and the item was perhaps given as a gift from students to their instructor. Measures 6 3/4 inches in length (68.5 cm), in very fine condition.

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        Opere di Giambattista Vico ordinate ed illustrate coll'analisi storica della mente di Vico in relazione alla scienza della civiltà da Giuseppe Ferrari.

      Società Tipografica de Classici Italiani 1835 - Milan, Società Tipografica de Classici Italiani, 1837-1835-1836. 6 vol. in 8 de XV-412-[2]pp., XXIV-354-[2]pp., XXVII-[1]-415-[3]pp., XX-488pp., XLV-630-[1]pp., XVI-480-[3, 1 b., 1 (table des romains)pp., brochés, couvertures imprimées, chaque première de couverture ornée d'un encadrement à la grecque, frontispice du volume 1 orné d'un portrait de Vico en médaillon, frontispice du volume 5 orné du frontispice de l'édition originale de la ''Scienza Nuova'', une petite étiquette contrecollée sur chaque queue de dos, rousseurs éparses, volumes sous emboîtages par trois, en pleine toile marron, pièces de titre de basane noire encadrées d'un filet doré, titre doré, contrecollées sur chaque dos des boitiers, bon et bel exemplaire. Première édition italienne des oeuvres complètes de Vico. Celle-ci fut éditée par Giuseppe Ferrari dont l'essai ''La mente di Giambattista Vico'' est contenu dans le premier volume. Ces six volumes furent publiés sur trois années, entre 1835 et 1837, en concurence directe avec l'autre édition milanaise de l'éditeur Sante Bravetta, édité par Griante en 1835. L'édition de Ferrari se distingue de cette dernière qui ne contient que les écrits les plus importants du philosophe napolitain, par l'édition d'inédits. Le choix éditorial de Giuseppe Ferrari se fit sur le contenu et non par la chronologie. Le volume 1 de l'édition des Classici italiani fut le dernier publié en 1837, les volumes 2 et 3 de cette édition furent publiés avant l'édition de Sante Bravetta. Giambattista Vico (1668-1744), posa les bases de nombreux fondements de la sociologie moderne. Il s'opposa aux théories mathématiques cartesiennes largement acceptées à l'époque, reconnues comme seul critère de vérité dans toutes les sphères du savoir. Vico affirmait qu'il était possible de parvenir à une connaissance quasi parfaite du monde sans les sciences; l'idée cartesienne de connaissance pleine et complète de l'univers à travers les mathématiques, la physique était impossible, car seul Dieu possède un tel savoir. Vico pensait également qu'une connaissance approffondie de notre propre histoire permettait à l'homme d'acquérir un savoir quasi absolu, plus que les phénomènes connus et expliqués par les philosophes scientifiques. Vico souligna également l'importance du langage et des mythes dans la création des civilisations humaines. Son oeuvre principale ''La Scienza Nuova'' fut publiée à plusieurs reprises avec des modifications (1725-1730-1744), il publia également: ''De nostris tempore studiorum ratione'' (1708), ''De costantia Iurisprudentis'' (1720-1721), ''Vita di Giambattista Vico scritta da se medesimo'' (1728). [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Un'Avventura di Scaramuccia. Melodramma comico di Felice Romani. [Piano- vocal score].

      Ricordi [PN 7475-7493] ca 1835, Milan - Probable First Edition. Rare. OCLC 32110020 (one copy only). First performed in Milan at La Scala on March 8, 1834. The Italian composer Ricci achieved "a notable success with Un'avventura di Scaramuccia, written to a witty libretto, part romance, part theatrical satire, by Felice Romani. [His] is one of the more individual voices of Italian opera of the period. His chief gift was for comedy, to which he brought not only a complete mastery of the traditional devices but also a new, robust buffo manner characterized by a wealth of bouncing allegretto melodies, mostly in duple time, and a not infrequent use of folktune." Julian Budden in Grove online Oblong folio. Leather-backed marbled boards with titling gilt to spine. 1f. (title), 1f. (cast list, contents), 5-264 pp. With contemporary signature to title page. Engraved throughout. Binding worn, rubbed and bumped. Minor foxing and browning; corners thumbed; minor marginal tears, some repairs; remnants of early binding to inner margin of title page. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Letters and Petition Concerning a Convict Sent to Australia for a Petty Crime

      1835. A collection of letters and documents relating to the conviction and sentencing of John Russell to New South Wales (Australia) for a petty crime. Russell, the son of a bricklayer from Lambeth, fell into bad company and was sentenced to life for the theft of "a fruit pie and 2 dishes," which he thought was part of a practical joke involving some new acquaintances. Included are two Autographed Letters Signed from Russell to his family while held aboard the convict hulk Leviathan awaiting transport, a handwritten petition to the British Secretary of the State for the Home Department pleading for leniency, and an Enquiry for a Convict letter notifying the family of Russell's conviction and transportation on the convict ship Recovery. The documents are worn with soiling and tears at the folds but all are still clearly legible and complete, good. A sad archive, yet interesting source material that provides insight into the harsh treatment of criminals by the early 19th Century British legal system as reflected in works such as Charles Dicken's Great Expectations, in which detention on and escape from convict hulks played a major part. Further details available upon request. .

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        THE PRODIGAL SON].

      Hartford, Ct.: D.W. Kellogg & Co., [nd, ca. ]. 1835 - Four lithographed sheets, 14 x 19 inches, each with an image 9 1/2 x 12 1/2 inches. Each with some wear and small tears around the edges, light creasing and foxing. Good. Archival matting, and protected with Mylar sheet These lithographs relate the biblical story of the prodigal son, updating it to take place in America of the early 19th century. The first image is captioned "THE PRODIGAL SON RECEIVING HIS PATRIMONY. He gathered it all together and took his Journey into a far Country." It depicts the prodigal son standing at a table in his family library, as his father gives him his patrimony and his brother looks on. An interesting aspect of the image are the numerous thick folio volumes in the library's built-in bookshelves, especially three very large and thick volumes which reside in a bookcase cut deeply into the wall. The second image is captioned "THE PRODIGAL SON REVELLING WITH HARLOTS. He Wasted his Substance with Riotous Living," and depicts the prodigal and two other males enjoying food, drink, and pleasures of the flesh with three women in a bawdy house. The next image depicts "THE PRODIGAL SON IN MISERY. He would fain have filled his belly with the Husks that the swine did eat." In this scene the prodigal is seated in a barnyard, his clothes tattered, as swine root around at his feet. The final image is "THE PRODIGAL SON RETURNED TO HIS FATHER. Father I have Sinned against Heaven, and in thy Sight, and am no more worthy to be called thy son." The son, in tattered clothes, is accepted back into the bosom of his family by his father, mother, and a sister, and their federal-style home is depicted in the background. Daniel Wright Kellogg and his brothers were noted lithographers in 19th-century America. They were second only to Currier & Ives in their output, and produced images in a wide variety of subject areas. They issued a noted series on Temperance issues, and Peters ascribes this "famous" set of Prodigal Son images to that group. They were "the only group of whom it is at all possible to say that they were for a time near rivals of Currier & Ives" - Peters. PETERS, AMERICA ON STONE, pp.242-47. FOWBLE 353-56.

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        DIARIO DE LA ISLA DE SANTA-HELENA: contiene todo lo relativo a la vida publica y privada de Napoleon, y al mismo tiempo cuanto dijo e hizo en el espacio de diez y ocho meses de su cautiverio, escrito por el conde de las Casas. Traduccion conforme á la última edicion francesa.

      Imp. Oliva. Barcelona, 1835 - . 15 cm. 4 vol.: (I) Un retrato de Napoleón grabado por Estruc, XIX-356 pág. (II) 2h., 336 pág. (III) 2 h., 327 pág. (IV) 1 h., 338 pág. Cuatro vol. enc. en pasta española, tejuelos, cortes pintados. Puntos de óxido en algunas páginas. CPB 277316-3. Napoleònica Libros modernos a partir de 1830 español [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Naval Achievements of Great Britain. From the Year 1793 to 1817

      London: printed for J. Jenkins, by L. Harrison,, [after 1835]. Quarto (345 × 275 mm). Early 20th-century dark blue half morocco with marbled boards covered in later blue-grey linen, raised bands, titles to spine gilt, compartments gilt panelled with leaf cornerpieces and central tools of a crown, a three-masted ship, an anchor, and a globe, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers renewed. Hand-coloured aquatint frontispiece with tissue guard, 54 hand-coloured aquatint plates, one plate with 2 etched plans of the Bombardment of Algiers and of the Battle of Trafalgar, engraved title page with hand-coloured vignette. Binder's ticket to front pastedown. Rear board very gently bowed, lower corners slightly bumped and worn, a few small dark marks to cloth, mild offsetting from plates, occasional light spotting to margins of text block and plates, minor staining to fore margin and a couple of small spots affecting the edges of one plate (Lord Bridport's action off Port L'Orient). An excellent copy. First edition, later state. First issued in 1817, the work sold slowly, which led Jenkins to issue copies as demand necessitated. The earliest copies of this book have the text printed of paper watermarked 1812 and 1816; this copy is printed on paper watermarked 1835. An attractively bound copy of this magnificent illustration of the high-water mark of Britain's maritime hegemony, and the apogee of the coloured aquatint. As Roger Quarm, curator of pictures at the National Maritime Museum remarked: "As a record of naval events spanning a period of over twenty years [it] has no precedent. At no time prior to 1817 had a publisher attempted such a complete volume of documentary naval prints. It is the quality of accuracy which makes Jenkins so valuable" (quoted in the introduction to the 1998 facsimile edition).

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        "Münchner Volksleben. Der Sommerkeller" in München. Blick in einen belebten, typischen Münchner Biergarten, im Hintergrund die Stadtsilhouette mit den Frauentürmen.

      . Kol. Lithographie von Friedrich Kaiser bei J.B. Kuhn, um 1835, 26 x 33,5 cm.. Maillinger II, 378; Slg Proebst 1724; Lentner 13999: "Sehr seltenes, reizendes Blatt". - Originelle Darstellung des volkstümlichen Lebens in Altmünchen. Zahlreiche Ausflügler drängen sich im schattigen Wirtshausgarten. Es handelt sich wahrscheinlich um den Wagnerbräukeller vor der Theresienhöhe. - Geglättete Knickfalte, oben links restaurierter kleiner Einriss. Sehr hübsches Kolorit.

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        Journal des Etats Generaux de France tenus a Tours en 1484 sous le regne de Charles VIII, redige en Latin par Jehan Masselin

      Paris Imprimerie Royale [1835]. - pp. xix,[1],745,[2]. spine darkened, ends & corners worn, 4to boards & all edges soiled & a bit dusty, scattered foxing & spotting, else an internally clean, unopened copy in the original paper-covered boards. An important & uncommon title. The first translation (by A. Bernier) from the original, unpublished manuscript, with the Latin & French texts on facing pages. Series: Collection de Documents Inedits sur L'Histoire de France publies par ordre du Roi et par les soins du Ministre de L'Instruction Publique. Premiere Serie: Historie Politique. The proceedings of the important 1484 Estates General convoked at Tours by Charles VIII - which sought to retain its fiscal control of the government & administration through its unsuccessful attempt to re-assert its historical right to vote taxes (lost when Charles VII established the permanent royal "taille") - are known only through Jehan Masselin's detailed journal. Masselin, who died in 1500, was a doctor of civil & canon law, and a representative of the archbishop of Rouen at the 1484 Estates General. (Intro). Brissaud p.361ff. The typographic design of the text is that of Firmin Didot, member of the venerable Didot family of typefounders & printers, who, in 1812, was asked to redesign the type of the Imprimerie Imperiale. His typefaces became the standard of French printers throughout the 19th century. (Glaister, Glossary of the Book, pp.140-141) [title continued] depute du bailliage de Rouen. Publie et traduit pour la premiere fois sur les manuscript inedits de la Bibliotheque du Roi par A. Bernier. [end title]. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        THE TOURIST IN SPAIN. GRANADA.

      London 1835 - 8º. xv., 288 p. portada grabada y 20 grabados al acero fuera de texto; 10 grabados en madera entre texto. pleno tafilete verde del editor, título dorado en lomera; ambos planos con estampaciones en seco; cortes dorados. / Leves manchas de óxido en las láminas, no obstante buen ejemplar. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Tourist in Spain - Granada

      Robert Jennings & Co., London 1835 - PO inscription, "Dec. 25, 1834" on ffep. Dark green embossed leather boards with gilt lettering and decoration on spine. AEG. Some small shelf wear indentations on gilt page edges. Staining and surface soil on front cover. Rubbing along spine edges, top spine end rubbed, small rub on back portion of bottom spine edge. Some rubbing in spots along edges, corners lightly rubbed. Bookbinder's small blind stamp on upper corner of ffep reads: "Remnant & Edmonds Binders, Pater Noster Row". Starting at ffep joint. Light small area of foxing or toning on top back of 1st frontispiece and at top of 2nd frontispiece. Pages very lightly toned. A few isolated individual fox spots on a few pages. Text block tight and square. Rear fep has a wrinkle. Starting at back joint. PayPal accepted. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Tourist in Spain. Granada.,

      London, Robert Jennings, 1835 - XV, 288 S., 1 Bl. Mit 20 Stahlsticktafeln und vielen Holzschnitt-Vignetten nach David Roberts. (= Jennings` Landscape Abbual for 1835, or Tourist in Spain. Commencing with Granada). - Mit Ansichten von Cordoba, der Alhambra, der Brücke von Ronda u. v. a. - Gutes Exemplar, kaum fleckig. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 550 8°, grüner Lederbd. der Zeit mit RVergoldung und dreis. Goldschnitt, Deckel mit Blindprägung.

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        Phytographie Medicale, Histoire des Substances Heroiques et des Poisons.

      Chez B. Cormon et Blanc, Paris 1835 - Volumes 2 and 3 only (of four). 8vo. Quarter green leather with spine panels and gilt and green marbled paper over boards. 620pp, 560pp. Marbled endpapers and page edges. Very good. Spines ever-so-slightly sunned; bottom corners slightly bumped. First edition. A broken set, alas, but quite handsome and exceptionally scarce. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Surtees Society Collection

      67 - Durham, London and Edinburgh - The Surtees Society 1835 - A scarce and vast collection of the works publishedfor the Durham based text society; spaning over a total of one-hundred and thirty-two years. Sixty-five volumes of the original two-hundred and fifteen volumes published. Containing the very first volume topublished. Included among the works published are volumes covering the documents of monasteries, including Finchale Priory, Coldingham Priory, Fountains Abbey, Hexham Priory, Whitby Abbey and Brinkburn Priory. Other records include wills and inventories from Yorkshire, obituaries from Durham Cathedral, heraldic visitations, documents from various archbishops of York and bishops of Durham, and records from the cities of York and Durham. No. 1 (1835) Anon, Reginaldi Monachi Dunelmensis libellus de admirandis Beati Cathberti virtutibus quae novellis patrate sunt temporibusNo. 4 (1836) Raine, J. Sr. ; Raine, J. Jr. ; Clay, J. W. eds. , Testamenta Eboracensia: a Selection of Wills from the Registry at York (1300-1551). Vol. INo. 6. (1837) Raine, J. ed. , Charters of Endowment, Inventories and Account Rolls of the Priory of FinchaleNo. 8 (1838) Miscellanea Biographica: Oswinus, rex Northumnbriae, Cuthbertus, episcopus Lindisfarnensis Gata, episcopus HaugustaldensisNo. 10. (1840) Anon. , Rituale Ecclesiae Dunelmensis No. 11 (1840) Michel, F. ed. , Chronicle of the War between the English and the Scots in 1173 and 1174 by Jordan Fantosme, Spiritual Chancellor of the Diocese of Winchester No. 14 (1842) Stevenson, J. ed. , The Correspondence of Robert Bowes of Aske, esq. , Ambassador of Queen Elizabeth to the Court of Scotland No. 16 (1843) Stevenson, J. ed. , Anglo-Saxon and Early English Psalter: now first printed from manuscripts in the British Museum. Vol. INo. 18 (1844) Raine, J. ed. , The Durham Household Book, or the Accounts of the Bursar of the Monastery of Durham, 1530-4 No. 19 (1847) Stevenson, J. ed. , Anglo-Saxon and Early English Psalter: now first printed from manuscripts in the British Museum. Vol. IINo. 21 (1846) Raine, J. ed. , Depositions and other Ecclesiastical Proceedings from the Courts of Durham from 1311 to the reign of ElizabethNo. 23 (1851) Stevenson, J. ed. , The Latin Hymns of the Anglo-Saxon Church with an interlinear Anglo-Saxon GlossaryNo. 28 (1854) Stevenson, J. ed. , The Lindisfarne and Rushworth GospelsNo. 29 (1854) Raine, J. ed. , Inventories and Account Rolls of the Benedictine Houses or Cells of Jarrow and Monk-WearmouthThe scarce No. 34 (1857) Anon, Court of High Commission at DurhamNo. 39 (1861) Waring, G. ed. , The Lindisfarne and Rushworth Gospels. Part IINo. 43 (1863) Waring, G. ed. , The Lindisfarne and Rushworth Gospels. Part IIITwo copies of No. 45 (1864) Raine, J. Sr. ; Raine, J. Jr. ; Clay, J. W. eds. , Testamenta Eboracensia: a Selection of Wills from the Registry at York (1300-1551). Vol. II Rebound in a smart cloth binding; No. 46 (1865) Raine, J. ed. , The Priory of Hexham, its Title-Deeds, Black Book, etc. Vol. IIINo. 48 (1865) Waring, G. ed. , The Lindisfarne and Rushworth Gospels. Part IVNo. 49 (1866) Skaife, R. H. ed. , The Survey of the County of York taken by John de Kirkby, called Kirkbys Inquest: also Inquisitions of Knights Fees, the Nomina Villarum for Yorkshire, and an Appendix of Illustrative DocumentsNo. 50 (1867) Longstaffe, W. H. D. , Memoirs of the Life of Mr. Ambrose Barnes, late Merchant and sometime Alderman of Newcastle upon TyneNo. 51 (1868) Hinde, H. ed. , Symeonis Dunelmensis Opera et Collectanea. Vol. INo. 52 (1869) Ornsby, G. , Correspondence of John Cosin, D. D. , Lord Bishop of Durham: together with other papers illustrative of his life and times. Vol. INo. 53 (1869) Raine, J. Sr. ; Raine, J. Jr. ; Clay, J. W. eds. , Testamenta Eboracensia: a Selection of Wills from the Registry at York (1300-1551). Vol. IVNo. 58 (1871) Greenwell, W. ed. , Feodarium prioratus Dunelmensis. A Survey of the Estates of the Priory and Convent of Durham, compiled in the fifteenth centuryNo. 62 (1873) Jackson, C. ed. , The Autobio [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        CORRESPONDENCE On The SUBJECT Of The EMIGRATION Of INDIANS, Between The 30th November, 1831, and 27th December, 1833, with Abstracts of Expenditures by Disbursing Agents, in the Removal and Subsistence of Indians. Vol V.

      Printed by Duff Green,, Washington: 1835 - Slightly soiled front and back boards, two Ex-Libris bookplates, paper browning as usual, book order to J.B. Milam from H.C. Revercomb dated 1938 laid in. Narrow open tear to title page with small marginalia. Withall, a VG+ copy. Original publisher's tan leather binding with red and black spine labels. 9" x 6". 1st printing. [2], 503, [3 (blank)]. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Foreign Conspiracy Against the Liberties of the United States

      New York: Leavitt, Lord, & Co.. Hardcover. 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. . Good. 1835. First Edition.

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        Histoire de la marine française

      Bonnaire Félix 0 - In-8° relié, demie basane, dos à 4 nerfs décorés peu saillants, titre et tomaison dorés, 5 volumes, tome 1 : 394 pp. + un frontispice et une carte dépliante (1835), tome 2 : 492 pp. + un frontispice et deux cartes dépliantes (1835), tome 3 : 516 pp. + un frontispice et une planche dépliante (1836), tome 4 : 482 pp. + un frontispice et une planche dépliante (1836), tome 5 : 480 pp. + un frontispice (1837), chaque volume contient quelques illustrations en noir et blanc hors-texte ; dos insolés, coiffes abimées (coiffe supérieure du tome 2 recollée), épidermures, coins et plats frottés, quelques rousseurs in-texto, par ailleurs bon état Collectif [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The History, Antiquities, and Topography of the County of Sussex (2 vols)

      Baxter Sussex Press, Lewes 1835 - For extra pictures of the more valuable books, please press the 'Ask Bookseller A Question' button. Packed weight = 06.50kg. The parcel will need insuring and the weight is way outside the standard abe postage charges which are for a 1kg uninsured parcel so please either contact us direct or look at the postage options on our website before ordering through abe. This is a two volume set in very good condition overall. Volume I is for East Sussex/ volume II for West Sussex. Internally these volumes are in generally very clean and complete condition. There is some marking/ foxing but this is mostly restricted to the text - for a book of this age, it is very clean. The plates are in generally very good clean condition with some marking - please see photographs for further information. Many plates still have their protective tissue guard. Both volumes have fold out maps - these are in generally good clean condition with some marking, creasing and a couple of closed tears. Externally, the marbled boards are in good condition although slightly worn. Gold lettering on spine still in good condition. Volume II has had a brand new leather spine done in the same style as Volume I. The Bianco Library website has 6 pictures of this book including both medium and large images. This description is to be read in conjunction with these photographs. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The History, Antiquities, and Topography of the County of Sussex

      Lewes: Baxter, 1835.. First edition, 2 volumes, 4to. Two folding maps and 56 copperplate engravings plus 80 wood engravings in the text, some marginal foxing and staining to several plates and to the tissues of the frontispieces, small "Subscriber's Copy" label to the foot of the paste down in volume II. Recently rebacked to style in maroon half morocco, original publisher's marbled boards, corners with light wear. One of the standard works on the county, covering each hundred and parish and listing the various ancient manor houses, churches and ruins as well as biographies of important figures.

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        Sämmtliche Werke. Herausgegeben von Johann Georg Müller.

      Cotta, Stuttgart und Tübingen 1831-1835. - 40 in 20 Bänden. 13,5 x 9,5 cm. Goedeke VI, 296, 38. Zu Müllers Leben und Werk siehe ADB Bd. XXII, Seiten 587-610. Dekorative Reihe. Halbleder der Zeit mit goldenen Rückentiteln und etwas ornamentaler und floraler Rückenvergoldung, mit marmorierten Deckeln und Vorsätzen (der Braunton der ersten 5 Bände vom dem der übrigen Bände leicht abweichend). Kanten berieben, Rückenleder teils etwas spröde, berieben und an den Kopf- und Fußenden stärker gebräunt, Kapitale teils ein wenig abgegriffen, 2 Rücken mit etwas größeren Fehlstellen, Außengelenke teils etwas schwach, teils etwas aufgeplatzt (die aufgeplatzten wohl teils alt restauriert). Innen überwiegend gering, teils auch etwas stärker gebräunt und stockfleckig.

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        STORIA DI CORTONA.

      Bellotti,, Arezzo 1835 - (¿800 FIG. CORTONA). (cm 23,5) Bella legatura recente in mz. vitello rosso da amatore, nervi, titolo e fregi in oro al dorso, copertine originali conservate; pp- 138, pp 2 nn. + 6 tavv f.t. incise in rame con la veduta della città, Grotta di Pitagora, Chiesa di Santa Margherita, del Calcinaio e di Santa Maria Nuova. In fine una grande carta topografica ripiegata del Vicariato di Cortona (cm 38x48), disegnata nel 1779 dall¿Abate B. Borghi, il più grande cartografo del tempo. Questa pianta rappresenta la più dettagliata carta geografica antica che si conosca e fondamentale per la toponomastica locale del territorio cortonese. Rara ed edizione originale ed unica pubblicata anonima in pochi esemplari che circolavano solo nel territorio. L¿autore è il cortonese Paolo Uccelli (1803-1873). Alcune fioriture comuni a questa edizione, ma bell¿esemplare nitido e marginoso con antichi ex libris nobiliare alla sguardia. Si allega in fine, in fotocopia, una carta del territorio con interessanti varianti rispetto all¿originale inserita nel libro. Platner 116; Lozzi 1346 in nota; Bocca 1545; Inghirami II 85.[f62] [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Die Wundermappe. 1. Bd., 2. Abt., 1. Lieferung. Oberitalien ( Venedig ).

      Frankf., Compt. f. Literatur u. Kunst, 1835.. VIII, 376 SS. m. 60 Stst., gr.- 8°, Ppbd. d. Zt. m. zwei farb. Rsch. (ber., besch. u. best.).. Enthält Stiche von Bologna, Comer See, Florenz (5), Genua (12), Mailand (14), Pisa (5), San Marino, Spoleto, Venedig ( 12 ) und Verona. Die Vorsätze mit kleinen Eckabschnitten. Durchgängig minimal fleckig. - Gutes Exemplar.

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        Manuscript notebooks of Benjamin W Helffenstein, physician and apothecary of Norristown, Pennsylvania

      [Norristown, PA.], ca 1835. Unique. All contemporary wrappers. Very good overall with occasional cover separation. 4to There are text illustrations in the mathematical notebooks. The Helffenstein family, originally German immigrants to the Lehigh Valley in Pennsylvania, had been established in or near Norristown since the late 18th century. Benjamin studied medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. The notebooks offered here all stem from his time as a student at the university. There are six notebooks. Two are successive versions of his medical thesis, An Essay on Inflamation [sic]; small 4to fully corrected and ammended notebooks of about 25 closely written pages. There are three additional notebooks comprising about 100 pages, that contain mathematics and physics studies. Two are devoted to plane and solid geometry. A third, large 4to notebook, is taken up with dynamics and mechanics lectures and problems with interesting additions on optics and microscopes. The final 4to notebook is appx. 90 pages of notes devoted the the history of the Jews and their religion.

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        Lettre autographe signée de Raymond Poincaré.

      1 L.A.S. (211 x 135) 4 pp., entête "Sénat", "Sampigny 1er sept. 30", à "Mon cher directeur". Très bon état. - Très intéressante lettre droit de réponse adressée à Maurice Martin du Gard, directeur des Nouvelles littéraires, artistiques et scientifiques qui a publié en 1ère page de son numéro du 30 août "l'excellent article intitulé L'ouvrier littéraire" de son ami Lucien Descaves sur la "définition nouvelle du mot ouvrier" adoptée par l'académie française. Poincaré répond au "reproche, qui s'adresse à l'académie française autant qu'à moi, et que je ne crois pas mérité [sic]. Mais comment plaiderais-je pour l'académie française contre l'académie Goncourt ?". [Descaves est l'un des membres fondateurs de l'académie Goncourt.] "Contrairement à ce qu'a cru Lucien Descaves, il ne néglige ni l'ouvrier d'art, ni l'ouvrier de lettres. Nous l'avons pris tel que nous l'avait légué Sainte Beuve et nous avons gardé tous les paragraphes, sauf le premier qui, dans la forme où il nous était transmis, nous a paru choquer un peu le sentiment d'égalité sociale. La presse a fait connaître le changement que nous avions adopté, mais elle a ignoré ce que nous avions conservé. De là l'erreur de Lucien Descaves.". Poincaré renvoie Descaves à la lecture du "lumineux article" d'Abel Hermant dans Le Figaro sur les raisons de la décision prise par l'académie puis argumente en reprenant les différentes définitions du mot "ouvrier", celle de Sainte-Beuve puis celles contenues dans le Littré, le "dictionnaire très répandu vers 1835, celui de Noël et Chapsal" [Nouveau Dictionnaire de la langue française (1826)], "un petit dictionnaire classique, qu'ont feuilleté tous les lycéens à la fin du XIXe siècle, celui de Gazier" [Nouveau dictionnaire classique illustré (1887)], le Petit Larousse illustré Et Poincaré de conclure "Il [Descaves] voudrait aussi que la société contemporaine réservât un sort meilleur à l'ouvrier littéraire. Là dessus également je suis de son avis. ( ) La question est, au demeurant, assez importante pour que nous ne la mêlions pas à un modeste débat de lexicologie." Signée de son paraphe. Lucien DESCAVES, "L'ouvrier littéraire", in Les Nouvelles littéraires, artistiques et scientifiques, n°411, 30 août 1930, p.1. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Aurora, oder Morgenröthe im Aufgang. Erster Band. In vier Lieferungen. das ist: Die Wurzel oder Mutter, der Philosophie, Astrologie und Theologie aus rechtem Grunde, oder Beschreibung der Natur. Des gottseligen hocherleuchteten teutschen Theosophen Jacob Böhme sämmtliche Werke. Genau nach der Amsterdamer Ausgabe von 1682 unter steter Vergleichung der beiden Editionen von 1715 und 1730 von Neuem aufgelegt.

      Stuttgart: Hallberger, 1835 - 337 S. in vier Heften. Einbände berieben. Papierbedingt leicht gebräunt. Einige Blätter lose. - Dem Text vorangestellt sind vier Beiträge: Herrn Abraham's von Frankenberg Bericht vom Leben und Abscheiden des in Gott selig ruhenden Jakob Böhme -- Cornelii Meißners Relation von des seligen Jak. Böhme Sanftmuth etc. bei dem Examen zu Dresden -- Dr. Kobers Bericht, von der Krankheit, Absterben und Begräbnis des sel. Jakob Böhme -- Mehrere kleine Beweisstücke, die zu obigem Berichte gehören, als die von Pfarrer Theodor an unseren Theosophen gemachte Fragen bei der letzten Communion, einige Suppliken an den Rath von Görlitz, sammt der Leichenrede des Pfarrer Theodor usw. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 550 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Plate 306 sezione per il lungo della Nave

      Paris 1835 - This print was published between 1806-1833. The watermark that is present is number 93 in John Wilton-Ely on page 1182 and is dated in the mid 1830s Giovanni Battista Piranesi was one of the leading figures in the development of the neoclassical style in the late 18th Century. As architect, archaeologist, artist, designer, collector, and antiquities dealer, he produced a series of etchings and engravings depicting the glories of ancient Rome. These fine prints served as source material for other architects and designers. He was born in Venice on the 4th October 1720. The son of a stone-mason, he was educated as an architect under his maternal uncle Matto Lucchesi and under Carlo Zucchi. In 1740 Piranesi left Venice for Rome, there he studied etching under Giuseppe Vasi. He appears to have had little success in these early years in Rome and as his father was unable to continue his allowance returned to Venice in 1744. He was soon, however, encouraged to return to Rome by Giuseppe Wagner, a successful engraver and publisher of Venice. This time he achieved success, and a constant series of works, illustrating architecture and antiquities, issued from his studio until his death in 1778. His output in etched plates is enormous (about 1000 numbers in all). While he achieved a work of magnitude in pictorial records of Roman monuments of antiquity and of the Renaissance, and gave immense archæological, antiquarian, and topographical value to this work, the artistic quality always predominates. He was fond of peopling his ruins with Callot-like figures, and "like Callot makes great use of the swelling line" (Hind). He had two sons and a daughter, all of whom helped him in his work and after his death carried on his publications in Rome and Paris. They were Francesco (born 1748 or 1756; died 1810), Pietro (who lived till after 1807) and Laura (born 1750). His position in Rome and in Europe after 1760 was a prominent one. He was well-known figure to the wealthy English visitors in Rome and was elected a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries in 1757. Most of his life was passed in Rome, etching, writing, publishing, and directing a workshop in which the restoration and sale of antiques played a considerable part.He was famous for his poetic views of Rome and also his fantastic imaginary interiors. His skills, allied to his deep knowledge of archaeology, provided the substance for his Vedute (Views), a series of 135 etchings of ancient and contemporary Rome, published from 1745 onwards, which established the popular mental image of the city. Vasi.et Ornamenti Antichi was a collection of 110 etchings documenting large sculptural vases, together with other antiquities excavated (and in some cases created) in Italy in the 18th century. The prints were initially separately issued and sold by Piranesi over a period of several years and subsequently collected in two folio volumes, each with its own title page, in 1778. They illustrate a wide range of genuine antiquities, as well as Piranesi's own collections, from utilitarian objects such as cinerary urns, lamps, and sarcophagi to monumental vases. The plates in Vasi often included text by Piranesi with information about where the objects were discovered and their contemporary location, and the prints bore dedications to his patrons, colleagues, visitors and influential people. He believed absolutely in the supremacy of Roman over Greek architecture, an argument he expounded most forcefully in his Della magnificenza ed architettura dei Romani (On the Magnificence of Roman Architecture, 1761). his romanticized views and imaginary interiors had a profound effect on stage designers, painters of capricci such as Hubert Robert, and even writers: William Beckford, the author of the Gothic novel and Vathek . In the 20th century his imaginary interiors have been admired by the Surrealists . Reference: John Wilton-Ely. Giovanni Battista Piranesi: The Complete Etchings. San Francisco: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts

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        Cruise of the United States Frigate Potomac Round the World, During the Years 1831-34. Embracing the Attack on Quallah Battoo, with Notices of Scenes, Manners, Etc., in Different Parts of Asia, South America, and the Islands of the Pacific

      Leavitt, Lord & Co. / Crocker & Brewster, New York and Boston 1835 - 12mo. 363, 12 pages. Hardcover bound in original cloth. The binding is worn but sound. Spine ends frayed; spine a bit sunned. Corners bumped. Inner hinges secure and the text is foxed. There is a small bit of damping along the bottom edge of the front endpapers, but this does not noticeably affect the text. The front flyleaf has an old (19th century?) signature of William Lewis, Honolulu. The front pastedown has a large marriage inscription from 1941 in North Carolina. Complete with all 6 plates. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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