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        Vues Pittoresques des Comtés de Westmorland, Cumberland, Durham, et Northumberland; Dessinées d'après Nature par Thomas Allom, George Pickering &c, avec des Notices Historiques et Topographiques par Thomas Rose; texte Français rédigé par J. F. Gérard [3 vols]

      London: H. Fisher, R. Fisher, et P. Jackson, 1835. Very Good. Allom, Thomas. 3 volumes (each with 76 pages of text and 36 leaves of plates): added engraved title page in vol. 1, frontispieces in vol. 2 and vol. 3 (215 total engraved views on 108 plates); 29 cm. Contemporary linen? with a diagonal embossed pattern; originally a dark purple, but now faded, especially the spines, which are now a light brown. Leather spine labels with gilt-tooled decoration and title: Westmorland, Cumberland, Durham, et Nordhumberland." All page edges speckled. Pale pink endpapers. Bound with tissue-guards, which have been removed. Vol. 1 added engraved title page contains English title: Westmorland, Cumberland, Durham, & Northumberland Illustrated, from original drawings by Thomas Allom, &c. with Historical & Topographical Descriptions, by Thomas Rose (Fisher, Son, & Co. London, 1833). No date of publication, but plates are dated 1832-1835. Text in French; captions on plates in English. Originally published in English as Fisher's Picturesque Illustrations of Great Britain and Ireland: The Fourth Series, Comprising the Splendid Lake Scenery, Seats, &c. of Westmorland, Cumberland, Durham, & Northumberland. A beautiful collection of English views. In Very Good Condition: slightly cocked; ends of spine rubbed with minor loss; corners rubbed and bumped; spines are faded; lacking one corner of spine label on vol. 1; otherwise labels are intact; occasional foxing, primarily along fore-edges of plate leaves; otherwise clean and bright.&

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        Voyage du "Luxor" en Egypte entrepris par ordre du Roi pour transporter de Thébes à Paris l'un des obélisques de Sésostris.

      Paris, Arthus-Bertrand 1835 - In-8 [212 x 123 mm] de (4), 467, (5) pp., 7 planches h.-t. Demi-chagrin noir, dos à nerfs. (Reliure de l'époque.) Première édition. L'auteur, alors capitaine de corvette, était le commandant de cette expédition qui rapporta l'obélisque qui se trouve aujourd'hui place de la Concorde. Illustré par 7 planches hors-texte, la plupart dépliantes, une est en couleurs. Provenance : le spéléologue Edouard-Alfred Martel, avec son ex-libris gravé. Quelques rousseurs et auréoles claires. Charnière sommairement restaurée. // // // . La Librairie Hugues de Latude offre aux clients d'AbeBooks 10% de réduction sur l'ensemble de son catalogue. Prix d'origine : 600 EUR.

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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 . 1st edition. . 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.

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        A Treatise on the Formation, Constituents and Extraction of the Urinary Calculus

      John Churchill, 1835-01-01. Hardcover. Good. 231 p : ill ; 33 cm. Hardcover. Rebound in modern cloth, with red leather spine label. Fine binding and cover. Scattering spotting. Kiefer 126. (Wellcome II, p. 410, vol. 2)

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        Spa, A.

      Maréchal, (1835). 8:o. 13 s. Litet hål i titelbladet med liten textförlust. Häftad i gråpappersomslag. Fläck på bakre omslaget. Handskriven lapp insatt på främre omslagets insida. Ur Ericsbergs bibliotek. Setterwall 3319. Den handskrivna lappen rör Gustav IV Adolf med text på nederländska och ett par strofer på latin, undertecknade H. D. Decurius. En ständig plåga för den kringirrande före detta svenske kungen var de skaror av barn som förföljde honom på gatorna och ropade "Schwedenkönig". Vid ett tillfälle, i nederländska Haarlem, tog exkungens tålamod slut. Han stövlade in på ett poliskontor och krävde att de skulle agera. När hans begäran lämnades oaktad gick Gustav Adolf till högre instans, ända upp till den nederländske kungen. Att ropa "Koning van Sweeden" efter överste Gustafsson, som ju abdikerat 1809, var en skymf mot den svenska konungatiteln och mot alla legitima kungligheter. Kung Vilhelm menade att det var fråga om oskyldiga pojkstreck, och att han i vilket fall inte kunde personligen ingripa i en rättssak. Gustav Adolf lämnade landet och lät i Belgien publicera dessa akter i målet, försedda med en surt formulerad dedikation till kung Vilhelm, "car si votre Majesté ne fait pas respecter les lois de l'état, moi, je saurai respecter ceux de l'honneur." ("för om ers majestät inte respekterar rikets lagar, vet jag att respektera hederns".)

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        ORATION ON THE LIFE AND CHARACTER OF GILBERT MOTIER DE LAFAYETTE

      Washington: Gales and Seaton, 1835. First Edition. Hardcover. On the first blank is an ink Lyceum Library notation dated 1836, and there is a faint "withdrawn" stamp on the front endpaper well below Adams's writing. Also below it are a number of pencil names. At the rear are two pencil notations regarding Adams's presention of the book to the Lyceum on 19 March 1836. Near Fine and scarce. Contemporary full red straight-grained morocco nicely and professionally rebacked. Original blue wrappers bound in. INSCRIBED and SIGNED on the front blue wrapper: "The Lawrenceville Lyceum/from/John Quincy Adams." Books inscribed by Adams are quite uncommon. THIS TITLE IS MOST OFTEN FOUND SIGNED ON A PRESENTATION SLIP PASTED OR TIPPED INTO THE BOOK RATHER THAN IN THE ACTUAL BOOK AS IT IS HERE. THAT, OF COURSE, DOES NOT EQUATE TO A SIGNED BOOK BUT RATHER TO AN AUTOGRAPH ADDED TO THE BOOK. DON’T BE MISLED. The first child of a president to become a president, the first president to be a published poet, and the first president to be photographed, Adams was certainly one of our most intelligent presidents and one of the greatest humanitarians to hold that office. He is perhaps best known for two accomplishments outside his term: the authorship of the Monroe Doctrine as secretary of state and his heroic, successful argument before the Supreme Court to free the Amistad slaves.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        Baron Dupuytrens chirurgisk-cliniske Forelæsninger i Hotel-Dieu i Paris. Paa dansk udgivne af John Rørbye, L. Bertelsen & Th. Bricka, Bind 1-4.

      C. A. Reitzel 1835-1839. 325+327+337+385 sider. Samtidigt halvlæder Eksemplar med brugsspor Læderryggene er med guldtryk og fem guldmæanderborte på tværs. Gammelt navn på friblad og et på titelblad (alle bind). Bindene er noget slidte, især i kanterne. Siderne er let gulnede og hist og her med alderspletter. Alle fire bind er faste og intakte

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        Tägliches Hand Büchel Vorinen Sehr Schöne Andächtige Kraftige, Auserlössene Morgends Abends Heiligen Meeß Beicht ujnd Communion, Auch vom Leyden Christi, sambt Litaney Zu Maria, und andere Gebetter Zu Unterschidlichen Heyligen Gottes zu finden ist!

      o. O. [ca. 1835].. 8°. 3 Bll., 188 kolor. Manuskripts. OLdr. Mit floraler Goldpräg., Vollgoldschn. Mit hs., farb. ill. Doppeltit., 7 ganzseit. Aquarellen, 18 florale aquarell. Textillustr., 26 farb. aquarell. Initialen, 16 (dav. 1 kolor.) Kupfertaf. v. Jos. Kollanetz, F. Schaur, Johanna Ripplin.

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        Traveling the trail in 1835 that would eventually become Interstate 94 Autograph letter, signed

      Comstock, Kalamazoo, Michigan: March 16, 1835. Soft. Very Good/A warm and enthusiastic letter home to family in New York's Hudson Valley from a settler near Kalamazoo, Michigan, dated two years before Michigan statehood. The letter, from one Daniel Lawrence, is posted at Comstock to a relative in Warwarsing, NY. It gives a vivid account of traveling west on the woodland trail which later became M-17, then US 12, and ultimately I-94, going "about one third of the way by marked trees." The letter goes on to discuss winter weather, commodities prices (pork, beef, oats), wildlife and game, useful trees and shrubs, and, finally, the indigenous population: "On good soil the Indians make a great deal of sugar and sell it to the white people. They are very friendly, and come to swap with us frequently…." Daniel Lawrence died in Climax, MI, 18 July 1880, aged 87 years.& & & . Two leaves, 192 x 324 mm, with integrated address and remains of wax seal. Occasional stains and usual folds. Wax seal tear affects few letters.

      [Bookseller: Rodger Friedman Rare Book Studio]
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        Der böse Geist Lumpacivagabundus oder das liederliche Kleeblatt. Zauberposse mit Gesang in drei Aufzügen. Musik von Herrn Kapellmeister Adolf Müller

      Wien, Wallishauser 1835.. 8°. 123 S. OHLdr. Mit goldgepr. Rückentit. Einige Bll. wassrerandig. Ohne Frontisp. EA. W.-G.² 1 - Nestroys Erstlingswerk in der ersten Ausgabe!

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        [THE ABORIGINAL PORT FOLIO OR A COLLECTION OF PORTRAITS OF THE MOST CELEBRATED CHIEFS OF THE NORTH AMERICAN INDIANS]

      Philadelphia: Published by J.O. Lewis, 1835-1836.. Seventy-two handcolored lithographic plates. Extra- illustrated with an original parts wrapper from part number 3. Folio. Contemporary calf "bound by R. Allen. Late S. Bennett...Mercury Office, Nottingham" (see binder's label on front pastedown), covers paneled in gilt, titled in gilt on upper cover "Aboriginal / Port-Folio"; expertly rebacked to style, spine gilt, red morocco label, marbled endpapers. Very good. One of the rarest 19th- century American color plate books and the first major American color plate book on American Indians. Scarcer than McKenney and Hall's HISTORY OF THE INDIAN TRIBES, Prince Maximilian's REISE IN DAS INNERE VON NORD- AMERICA or CATLIN'S NORTH AMERICAN INDIAN PORTFOLIO, Lewis' work records the dress of the Potawatomi, Winnebago, Shawnee, Sioux, Miami, Fox, Iowa, and other tribes at treaties of Prairie du Chien, Fort Wayne, Fond du Lac, and Green Bay. THE ABORIGINAL PORT FOLIO was published in Philadelphia by lithographers George Lehman and Peter S. Duval. It was issued in ten parts, with each part containing eight plates. Given the size of the undertaking, the first nine parts were issued remarkably quickly, and appeared monthly between May 1835 and January 1836. The reason for this haste is probably that Lewis was aware that the imminent appearance of the first part of McKenney and Hall's HISTORY OF THE INDIAN TRIBES OF NORTH AMERICA would adversely affect his subscriber numbers. The evidence of the surviving copies suggests that his fears were well-founded as there are a number of sets made up from eight parts (with sixty-four plates), but very few with nine parts (seventy-two plates) and ten-part sets with the full complement of a frontispiece/title-leaf and eighty plates are virtually never found: only the Siebert copy is listed as having sold at auction in the past twenty-five years, and there are only about a half dozen or so other recorded sets (the Siebert set, and one other, are the only two examples to include the titlepage). The binding of the present set can be dated to between 1836 and 1847: in 1836 Samuel Bennett died and Richard Allen took over as proprietor of the Nottingham Mercury. In 1847 the proprietorship passed to Thomas Bailey. James O. Lewis was born in Philadelphia in 1799, moved west as a teenager, and had become an engraver and painter by the time he was living in St. Louis in 1820. In 1823 he moved to Detroit, and painted the first of his Indian portraits at the request of Gov. Lewis Cass of Michigan. He accompanied Cass on four Indian treaty expeditions in the Great Lakes region in 1825-27 and painted Indians during the course of each. Virtually all of the originals of the images published here were executed by Lewis in this period. Subsequently, many of the Lewis portraits were copied by Charles Bird King, and some appeared in the King versions in the McKenney and Hall portfolio. All of the Lewis originals were destroyed in the Smithsonian fire of 1865. BENNETT, p.68. EBERSTADT 131:418. FIELD 936. HOWES L315. SABIN 40812. REESE, STAMPED WITH A NATIONAL CHARACTER 23. William Reese, JAMES OTTO LEWIS AND HIS ABORIGINAL PORTFOLIO (New Haven, 2008).

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        Esquisses historiques des différents corps qui composent l'Armée française.

      - (400) SUPERBE OUVRAGE TRES RARE, GRAND IN FOLIO SUPERBEMENT ILLUSTRE DE GRAVURES SUR CHINE. AUTEUR: Joachim AMBERT. TITRE: Esquisses historiques des différents corps qui composent l'Armée française. LIEU: EDITEUR, DATE: Saumur: A. DEGOUY Editeur, sans date (début XIXe, vers 1835). COLLATION: Plus de 100 pages (Edition en plusieurs livraisons, pagination non continue) Incomplet, notre exemplaire comporte 13 planches sur 16, 3 livraisons manquantes. FORMAT: Grand In-Folio (50x34cm) RELIURE: Ouvrage relié en demi-cuir blond. dos lisse est frappé du titre et de l'auteur aux fers dorés, filets dorés et à froid, et jolis motifs de fleurons dorés. ILLUSTRATIONS: Page de titre gravée + 13 superbes planches gravées de très belle qualité sur papier chine montées sur papier fort, d'après des dessins de Charles AUBRY et gravées par DEGOUY. Culs-de-lampe et bandeaux gravés. ETAT: Reliure de bel aspect, le dos est insolé sur la longueur, les coiffes et les mors sont frottés par l'usage, coins et bords des plats émoussés, légères épidermures du cuir. Éraflures et traces en bordure de plats. L'intérieur est un brin jauni de façon uniforme, infimes rousseurs très éparses sur les pages du texte. Rousseurs en marges des planches. BIOGRAPHIE & THEME: Un ouvrage rare sur les corps de l'armée françaises au XIXe : Etat-Major. Infanterie. Carabiniers - Cuirassiers - Dragons - Lanciers - Chasseurs - Houzards - Artillerie - Génie - Invalides, écoles. POIDS: 4.210 Kg [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Systematized Anatomy, or Human Organography, in Synoptical Tables, with Numerous Plates: For the Use of Universities, Faculties and Schools of Medicine and Surgery, Academies of Painting, Sculpture, and the Royal Colleges

      New York: Lithographed and published by J. & E. Bisbee, 1835. Leather Bound. Very Good. New York: Lithographed and published by J. & E. Bisbee, 116 Franklin-Street, 1835. [19] leaves, XV leaves of plates : ill. ; 38 x 56 cm. Elephant folio. Fully bound in contemporary blind embossed calf-skin leather; Some repairs. Tight binding and solid boards. Moderate shelf wear. Extensive bumping to corners. Rubbing to boards. Scuffing to edges. Moderate loss to original spine; Replaced with modern leather. Boards professionally re-affixed. Marbled endpapers. Institutional library bookplate inside front board. Extracted from the Walter R. Steiner Medical Library of the Hartford Medical Society. Owners inscription of F.H. Weismann, M.D. on preliminary leaf. Otherwise, pages are free of underlining or notation. Slight damp staining to edges of leaves throughout. Minor staining to illustration plates. Chipping to page edges. Unlike similar contemporary editions, ilustration plates in this volume are all uncolored. All plates, both illustrative and descriptive are present and in tact. 8 additional miscellaneous medical illustrations from other publications included inside volume as loose, steel-plate engraved black-and-white plates. One is extracted from Griffiths The Baby. Two larger plates display images of the human head, one showing just the bone structure, the other showing muscles of the neck and face. Remaining plates are various views of bone structure, muscle structure, and networks of veins and arteries, attributed to J.G. Warnicke, an engraver known primarily for his work on Mathew Careys General Atlas.<br><br>J. Sarlandiere was a surgeon of the French Army and of the Military Hospital of Paris, known for his composition of this comprehensive anatomical guide, published for the first time in English in this 1835 translation by W.C. Roberts. Roberts first monograph appears in this volume; a popular essay on vaccination.<br><br>Overall, a well restored and complete volume in very good condition. Please feel free to view our photographs of this historical medical milestone, or contact us with any further questions regarding condition. This is an over-sized volume and may require additional postage.

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        Children's History of, Beasts, Advice and Select Hymns

      America,: Sandbornton Press,, 1835.. Duodecimo, with a series of woodcut illustrations; original decorated pink wrappers, a very nice copy. Rare children's chapbook, published in America. Intended as a natural history lesson, each animal is fully described and illustrated with naâve word blocks. The selection of beasts includes the kangaroo, and the description and illustration are charming: 'its action in moving is very singular, as it can neither walk nor run, but jumps with such singular swiftness as to escape the pursuit of the fleetest greyhound...'. Early ephemeral books for children rarely survive.

      [Bookseller: Hordern House Rare Books]
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        The ACTS Of The APOSTLES, In The MOHAWK LANGUAGE. [issued with] The EPISTLE OF PAUL THE APOSTLE, To The ROMANS, In The MOHAWK LANGUAGE. With corrections by William Hess & John A. Wilkes, Jr

      New York:: Young Men&#39;s Bible Society of NY,. 1835.. 12mo. 1st thus of &#39;Acts&#39;; 1st edition of &#39;Romans&#39; (American Imprints 30396 & 30420; Darlow & Moule 6803 & 6805; Field 697 & 698; Pilling 1791 & 1792). [1], 121, [3], 56 pp. Dual title-pages for each work [one English, one Mohawk].. Modern full speckled calf with horizontal gilt rules stamped to spine.. Binding - Fine. Text block - VG+ to NF (only the occasional spot of. foxing).. According to Darlow & Moule, &#39;Acts&#39; was first issued in 1834 with an accompanying English translation; this edition solely in Mohawk (excepting the t.p.).

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        Snorre Sturluson's Weltkreis (Heimskringla) übersetzt und erläutert von Dr.

      Ferdinand Wachter. 1-2. Leipzig, Breitkopf und Härtel, 1835-36. 8:o. CCLXXX,+ 248; XXXII,+ 318,+ (2) s. Enstaka småfläckar. Oskuren i samtida hfrbd med guldornerade ryggar, röda titeletiketter och röda marmorerade pärmpapper. Två volymer, första volymens titeletikett lite defekt. Ur J. H. Schröders bibliotek, med hans exlibris, och ur Ericsbergs. Fiske s. 538. Den första tyska översättningen av Heimskringla. Den omfattar dock endast de första fem sagorna och delar av den sjätte. Ferdinand Wachter (1794-1861) var historiker, utbildad i Jena. Han huvudsakliga insatser var dels denna översättning av Snorre och dels hans studier av Thüringens medeltida historia. Han rånmördades i sitt hem i byn Lobeda i Weimar 1861. Bra proveniens från historieprofessor Johan Henrik Schröders (1791-1857) bibliotek, vilket såldes på bokauktion i Uppsala efter hans död

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        LíAlbum des peuples ou collection de tableaux

      Paris,: J. Langlume et Peltier, 1835.. Octavo, with 20 handcoloured plates (including frontispiece), a little foxing of the text but a very good copy in original patterned green papered boards, rubbed. A charming French account of the peoples of the world written for younger readers and featuring twenty vibrant hand-coloured plates including a Tahitian scene and a depiction of a war canoe from New Zealand.The chapter on Polynesia comprises a rather good description of the manners and customs of Tahiti. The brightly coloured plate, titled Repas d'un chef d'Otaiti, depicts a chief draped in scarlet cloth with three attendants serving and preparing his meal. Some elements of the scene, such as the cocoanut palm and native dwelling at the rear, are reminiscent of the Pacific although the draped apparel of the figures is of oriental influence. The plate depicting the war canoe of New Zealand is based on a study by Sydney Parkinson, and although the cloaks and garments of the figures are fancifully coloured the engraving does reproduce much of the intricate ornamental detail of the carved prow of the vessel.Additional plates of interest include a native family of Tierra de Fuego inside their rough dwelling, Eskimo's making a fire and a depiction of a slave in the Congo in shackles being led to market.With the bookplate of Paul Gavault, seemingly the French writer and director.Not in Hocken, New Zealand National Bibliography, O'Reilly Reitman .

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        A Treatise on the Formation, Constituents and Extraction of the Urinary Calculus

      John Churchill 1835 - 231 p : ill ; 33 cm. Hardcover. Rebound in modern cloth, with red leather spine label. Fine binding and cover. Scattering spotting. Kiefer 126. (Wellcome II, p. 410, vol. 2) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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

      Hanover: Hahniani, 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.. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. Thick Folio.

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        Darton&#39;s New Plan of London and Westminster with the latest Improvements

      London: , [1835]. Size: 400 × 590 mm. Copperplate engraving with original hand colour. Good. Dissected plan has been laid onto fresh backing linen. An attractive plan of early nineteenth-century London giving good detail on a scale of 3-3/4 inches to the mile. A keyed index below the map gives references for 200 principal streets. Map extent is from Rotherhithe in the south east, Kennington in the south, Chelsea in the south west, Regents Park in the west, Kings Cross in the north and Bethnal Green in the north east. The City of London is highlighted, major roads, fields, squares, gardens and parks are coloured. A nice early plan of London prior to the railways being built. Comes with original (worn) slipcase.

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        Autograph Letter Signed. 3 pp, 8vo, 12 Park Crescent, Portland Place, March 26, 1901

      On black bordered mourning stationery, he writes Archibald Geikie (1835- 1924), a prominent Scottish geologist who investigated much of the British Isles and worked on volcanic activity. ?To my great regret I shall not be able to join, as I had hoped to do, in the small tribute of regard and great esteem which is about to be paid to you on May 1st . I have been elected President of the Edinburgh University Club in the room of the late Duke of Edinburgh, and I promised long ago to preside at their Dinner on May 1st . When the circular reached me announcing that the Dinner in your honour had been arranged for the same evening, I wrote to the Secretary of the Club, to see if any way could be devised for me to get off my engagement to them. But I learn today that it is impossible either to alter the day or to obtain at this stage a substitute for me. So I am bound by my promise. I could not but let you know how great a disappointment this is.? Boldly signed, ?Lister?.

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        ACCOUNT OF COL. CROCKETT&#39;S TOUR TO THE NORTH AND DOWN EAST

      1835. Very Good. CROCKETT, David. ACCOUNT OF COL. CROCKETT&#39;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&#39;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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        Scottish Scenery. Sketches from Nature.

      Edinburgh: Printed from the stone by R.H. Nimmo, [c. 1835].. Oblong 4to. Fasicules 1, 2 and 4 only (of 8). Original printed beige wrappers tied with thin light blue ribbon, printed list of fifteen "additional" subscribers tipped in to the first part appended with a further seventeen names written in manuscript. 18 black and white lithographed views - 6 to each part, the plates themselves uncaptioned, but listed on the front of each part. Upper wrapper of the first part torn with loss, the contents of the first two fasicules clean and in very good, the fourth slightly soiled and with a damp stain to the lower edge. The upper cover of the first two fasicules state "To be completed in eight numbers, with additional letter-press to subscribers". The first issue with four pages of text describing the contents of the first four fasicules, it is headed "Part First". The issues present here feature six views each of the Clyde, Loch Lomond and Loch Fyne. Seemingly quite scarce, four copies of the work only on Copac (two in the NLS, one in Cambridge and one in the Victoria and Albert Museum).

      [Bookseller: Bow Windows Bookshop, ABA, ILAB]
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        WAA-BA-SHAW A CELEBRATED SIOUX CHIEF

      [Philadelphia: Published by the author, 1835-36].. Lithograph, colored by hand, printed by Lehman & Duval of Philadelphia. Sheet size: 17 11/16 x 11 inches. A striking image from Lewis&#39; ABORIGINAL PORTFOLIO. The ABORIGINAL PORTFOLIO represents the first attempt to publish a collection of portraits of North American Indians preceding the works of Catlin, and McKenney and Hall. It is also one of the earliest large projects in American lithography, and one of the first large visual works to deal with subjects beyond the east coast of the United States. The ABORIGINAL PORTFOLIO was originally published in Philadelphia, for the author, by lithographers George Lehman and Peter S. Duval. It was issued in parts, ten parts of eight plates each being issued; however, due to a loss of subscribers, very few of the last few parts were issued. James O. Lewis was born in Philadelphia in 1799, moved west as a teenager, and had become an engraver and painter by the time he lived in St. Louis in 1820. In 1823 he moved to Detroit, and painted the first of his Indian portraits at the request of Gov. Lewis Cass of Michigan. He accompanied Cass on four Indian treaty expeditions in the Great Lakes region in 1825-27 and painted Indians in the course of each. Virtually all of the originals published here were executed by Lewis in this period. Subsequently, many of the Lewis originals were copied by Charles Bird King, and some appeared in the King versions in the McKenney and Hall portfolio. All of the Lewis originals were destroyed in the Smithsonian fire of 1865. BENNETT, p.68. EBERSTADT 131:418. FIELD 936. SABIN 40812. HOWES J135. REESE, STAMPED WITH A NATIONAL CHARACTER 23. (all refs)

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        The Pictorial History of the Bible

      London - John McGowan, 1835 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A scarce copy of this collection of engravings of Biblical scenes, based onworks by influential artists. Each plate is accompanied by the Bible passage describing it. Including Rubens&#39; Crucifixion, Raphael&#39;s Transfiguration, and da Vinci&#39;s Last Supper. Condition: In a diced calf binding with gilt detailing. Externally sound, though with some rubbing and marks. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright, though with some spotting throughout. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED..

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        Journal of a Visit to Constantinople, and some of the Greek Islands, in the Spring and Summer of 1833

      London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, 1835. First edition. Title vignette after Sir W. Gell, 7 etched plates by George Cruikshank. 8vo (8 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches), pages: xii:257, contemporary half calf, marbled boards, spine gilt with lettering piece. Joints cracked but firm, lacking 1-inch piece from base of backstrip, rubbed. Plates foxed, as often. Binding fault causing crease to blank inner margin of two leaves (the dedication and preface). With the half-title.

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        [Plate] CHIPPEWAY SQUAWS. [From Aboriginal Portfolio: A Collection of Portraits of the Most Celebrated Chiefs of the North American Indians

      [Philadelphia: E.C. Biddle, 1835]. Lithographed and coloured by Lehman and Duval. A beautifully lithographed colour plate reproduced from the original painting of James Otto Lewis. Folio, image size roughly 9 by 8 inches, including captions beneath, printed on a folio sheet measuring 19 by 12 inches. An original handcoloured PLATE FROM ONE OF THE RAREST OF All AMERICAN COLOURPLATE BOOKS. The work from which this plate originated was among the earliest grand colour printing projects taken up in the United States and was the first illustrated book on the native American Indians.

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        The New Picture of Dublin or Stranger's Guide to the Irish Metropolis

      Dublin: William Curry, 1835.. 8vo. (7 x 4.25 inches). pp.352. Engraved plates and fold-out map. Frontis, vignette to half title page, all plates as called for, fold-out map with old repair. Some light occasional spotting to some plates. Original publisher's green small-pebbled roan (sheepskin), red label gilt to spine, spine faded. Coated endpapers. Names in ink and pencil to front pastedown, with name in ink to front free endpaper. An old repair to a sliver of the map, re-inforced with cotton tape (so it appears). O/w contents clean and bright. Binding firm and square. A Very Good copy indeed. First edition.

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        Peder Paars, Et comisk Heltedigt. Paa ny udgivet af J.G. Lange.

      Kbhvn. 1835. Med litograferet frontispice og 14 litografier. XXIX + 283 s. Smukt priv. helskindsbd. med forgyldte bordurer, rigt forgyldte permer og ryg, tresidet guldsnit, i kassette. Bindet sign. Jakob Baden.. Bd. 19 i serien Gallerie for danske Classikere

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        A Journey Throughout Ireland, During The Spring, Summer, And Autumn of 1834. In Two Volumes.

      Whittaker & Co, London 1835 - Two volumes, bound in original green cloth. Paper labels to spines with decorated blind stamped boards. Vol: I, xii, 15 chapters, 349pp, followed by two pages of advertisements. Frontispiece clothed backed map of Ireland, with the route taken marked in red. A Rice's bookseller sticker to front paste down. Vol: II, viii, 27 chapters, 348pp. Frontispiece fold out chart of the River Shannon. This set is internally bright, clean and fresh. Head and tail of spines are slightly chipped, with tear to cloth along back spine of volume one. Light wear to extremities otherwise in very good condition, with good tight bindings. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        NARRATIVE OF A SECOND VOYAGE IN SEARCH OF NORTH-WEST PASSAGE, and of a Residence In the Arctic Regions During the Years 1829, 1830, 1831, 1832, 1833. Including the Reports of Commander, now Captain, James Clark Ross, and the Discovery of the Northern Magnetic Pole [with] APPENDIX TO THE NARRATIVE

      London: A. W. Webster, 1835. Together 2 volumes, in the rare original cloth. The NARRATIVE is presented here in its especially scarce large paper format. First editions. With a total of 49 engraved plates and charts, 17 in color, folding chart at rear. Thick 4to, publisher&#146;s original blue cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt on the spines. xxxiii, 740; xii, 120, cxliv, ciii. A handsome set, the first volume with the original backstrip laid down, the second volume in original condition, inner hinges strengthened, new endleaves in each volume. Both volumes clean and bright, light, typical foxing at the prelims or edges. IMPORTANT FIRST EDITIONS. A nice set in the original binding. The cloth bright though expertly repaired, is in fine condition, the joints are tight, and internally, aside from the minor foxing at the prelims as mentioned, the books are very clean. This set with the rare second volume. "Another of those wonderfully interesting narratives of human endurance, triumphing over the most awful peril and suffering. The sumptuous printing which makes every page a picture, has even its luxury enhanced by the splendid steel engravings and lithographs. The former are so excellent as to be worthy of preservation as gems of art...[The] appendix contains, besides the illustrations of Esquimaux life, forty-four pages of a vocabulary of the language of that people." (Field/Lesser) "As a result of the failure of his voyage in 1818, the Admiralty refused to support John Ross in a second. It was not until 1829 that the assistance of Felix Booth, the sheriff of London, enabled him to set out in the small paddle-steamer Victory with his nephew James Clark Ross as second-in-command. The expedition survived four winters in the Arctic during which James Clark Ross discovered the North Magnetic Pole. James Clark Ross edited the natural history section of the appendix and John Ross the remaining sections comprising meteorology, navigation, and ethnology." (Hill p. 261) &#147;Despite the failure of his trip in 1818, Ross set out in 1829 in the small ship, Victory, to find a northwest passage, but the vessel had to be abandoned in 1832. Ross and his party were rescued in the summer of 1833 in Lancaster Sound. In the meantime, Capt. George Back had set out in search of Ross. Back&#39;s account of his explorations was published the year after this volume appeared. The greatest scientific yield of the trip was the discovery of the North Magnetic Pole. The many attractive plates are listed in detail in Abbey. A number of them depict the natives and events during the voyage. The lengthy appendix adds significantly to the work and includes additional color plates of Eskimos and a vocabulary of the Eskimo language, as well as a report about the natural history of the Arctic.&#148; (Reese)

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        [Plate] CUT-TAA-TAS-TIA, A Celebrated Chief of the Fox Tribe [From Aboriginal Portfolio: A Collection of Portraits of the Most Celebrated Chiefs of the North American Indians

      [Philadelphia: E.C. Biddle, 1835]. Lithographed and coloured by Lehman and Duval. A beautifully lithographed colour plate reproduced from the original painting of James Otto Lewis. Folio, image size roughly 14 by 9 inches, including captions beneath, printed on a folio sheet measuring 19 by 12 inches. An original handcoloured PLATE FROM ONE OF THE RAREST OF All AMERICAN COLOURPLATE BOOKS. The work from which this plate originated was among the earliest grand colour printing projects taken up in the United States and was the first illustrated book on the native American Indians.

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        Album für Rippoldsau und die Bäder Griesbach, Petersthal, Freiersbach, Sulzbach, Antogast, nebst Wolfach, Freudenstadt und Allerheiligen.

      - Quer-kl.-8° (11,3x17,5 cm). (2) Bl., 96 S. Mit lithogr. Titel mit ovaler Ansichtsvignette und 31 getönten lithogr. Ansichten von Carl Reifert. OHLn. mit goldgepr. Deckeltitel und Ganzgoldschnitt. Schefold S. 821 und Nrn. 32557-32562, 32578. - Vgl. Zürcher Pfarrerbuch 538. - Mit anmutigen Ansichten illustriertes balneologisches Werk des seit 1835 im zürcherischen Thalwil wirkenden (Sänger-) Pfarrers J. J. Sprüngli (1801-1889) über die im Schwarzwald gelegenen Bäder. Die getönten Ansichtstafeln zeigen Bad Rippoldsau, Freudenstadt, Bad Griesbach, Bad Peterstal, Seebach, Wolfach. - (Kanten etwas berieben. Text und einige Tafelränder stockfleckig. Minimale Bräunung hie und da). OHLn. mit goldgepr. Deckeltitel und Ganzgoldschnitt. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Eyewitness account of the New York fire of 1835

      Near the intersection of Hanover Street and Stone Street on December 16, 1835, a fire began in a five-story warehouse. Fed by high winds, the fire quickly spread through the city, as sub freezing temperatures prevented the use of fire hoses. After fifteen hours, firefighters were able to stop the progress of the fire by blowing up a series of buildings. This 1835 blaze was the worst in the history of New York. It destroyed over fifty acres of land, 700 buildings, and many of the remnants of the original city. Only two people perished, but financial losses were estimated around twenty million dollars. Most of the insurance companies for local properties immediately went bankrupt. This is a moving, emotional, three page letter written two days after the fire by an eyewitness who sees the hand of a &#147;wise Providence&#148; in the devastation of a &#147;City, bloated in wealth, forgetful of daily favors.&#148; &#147;Property and merchandise to an incalculable amount has been consumed... And those who foolishly believed or fancied themselves secured by Insurance have since discovered that all the Principal offices are more than doubly ruined... Many worthy individuals, who by their industry and economy had acquired a sufficiency, have in a moment, as it were, been deprived of their All. And a vast number of pampered, rich, overgrown Individuals, who boast of their wealth, and feel their only importance, in the distinction which it created, have been reached in a way, least expected, and shaken and sifted after the manner of wheat...&#148;

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