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        ROSSINI Gioacchino

      Gorgheggi e Solfeggi, Vocalises et Solfeges pour rendre la Voix agile et pour apprendre a Chanter selon le Gout Moderne, Par Rossini [Trills and Vocal exercises to make the Voice supple and to learn to Sing according to Modern Taste, By Rossini].18 pages of vocal exercises, with a decorative engraved calligraphic title page. Folio, scarlet boards stamped in gilt on the front cover with the name of the owner Mlle Mathilde de Sassenay. Her name (probably her signature) has been written at the head of the title page. Red leather spine with title in gilt, marbled endpapers. Paccini, Paris, n.d. . [c. 1835].Signed by the composer ('Rossini') at the foot of the decorative title page.

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        Die Geschichte der Bundes - Festung Mainz, historisch und militärisch nach den Quellen bearbeitet.

      Mainz 1835 - Mit lithograph. Frontispitz. 606 Seiten. Roter Maroquinband der Zeit mit reicher Rücken- und Deckelvergoldung sowie Blindprägung und Kopfgoldschnitt. - Rücken mit kleiner Fehlstelle, sonst nur wenig beschabt. Sehr schönes Exemplar. 2000 gr. Einband mit besonderer Ausstattung

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        Cruikshankiana, an Assemblage of the most Celebrated Works of George Cruikshank

      M' Lean, London 1835 - tall folio, ca. 17" x 11.5" bound in 1/4 black cloth with green paper covered boards, re-backed to strenghten the attachement for the boards, boards moderately to heavily worn and moderately soiled, but still quite legible and functional. Contents include title page and 81 plates from various works by Cruikshank. Pages are age toned- and have some light foxing -mainly around the edges which has some affect on the full page plates, but little effect on the many plates that have large margins. The work is undated but is ca. 1835. Overall a good copy of this large work. Due to size, shipping outside the USA will be more expensive. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Manuscript Mycology Field Notes Made by an Unidentified Mycologist / Botanist, Illustrating Various Medicinal, Edible, and Toxic Mushroom, in the form of Pencil Drawings. With Scientific Annotations, Classification References and Occasionally Dated.

      Switzerland, Germany, circa 1835. Manuscript mycology field notes in the form of pencil drawings with scientific annotations, classification references, and occasionally with the month in which a living specimen was either collected or observed in its habitat, made by an unidentified mycologist / botanist, and illustrating various species of fungi - edible, medicinal, and toxic. Comprising some 240 drawings on individual trimmed leafs, each mounted thematically with others of its type, with brass pins to the inside of folio double leafs. Text is in German, with some plant names also in Latin. The lot housed in the author's original string-tied portfolio boards, heavy green cardstock with manuscript inscription to front. Very good condition. This is a most uncommon manuscript work, profusely illustrated with pencil drawings, encyclopaedic in its scope, devoted strictly to the study and classification of mushrooms, and dating to formative era medicinal mycology. Numerous specimens shown were, and still are, popular and beneficial in homeopathic treatments. The present work is contemporary to notable pioneer mycologists such as Elias Magnus Fries, Christian Hendrik Persoon, Anton de Bary, and Lewis David von Schweinitz, though its author is unknown. The notes suggest that the writer observed living fungi specimens, between the months of May and October 1830, in Switzerland, Germany, and possibly London, drawing them on the spot, and subsequently identifying and classifying them according to the works of eighteenth century botanists. Specific regions identified include Münsterlingen and Scherzingen in Switzerland, as well as St. Katharine, which may be the ancient "Royal Peculiar" jurisdiction by the Tower of London which became a civil parish until 1895. In the nineteenth century, St. Katharine's by the Tower grew to be a village, flanking the banks of the River Thames. Aiding to date the work, one of the drawings is dated 2 June 1835. The drawing of honey fungus is annotated "Agaricus melleus" as it was then classified in the Agaricus genus, and later changed to the Armillaria genus in 1871. In addition, a single leaf found at the front of the volume is watermarked with a cameo and the name of Leopold Grosherzog von Baden, who in 1830 became the Grand Duke of Baden, the papermaker's name partially seen, André B.C. von Ac... Finally, the large folded leafs to which the drawings are mounted, are forged Whatman paper, watermarked "J.B. Whatman" with the crossed mid-section to the 'W' and the letter 'B' being clear revelations of forgery. [In the early nineteenth century, Whatman watermarks were commonly forged in France, Germany and Austria, as unscrupulous papermakers sought to gain from the name and reputation of Whatman.] The manuscript notes make frequent reference to "Schaeff." referring to Jacob Christian Schaeffer (1718-1790) who was an authoritative eighteenth century mycologist in Germany.. Manuscript.

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        The Works of Alexander Pope : With a Memoir of the Author, Notes and Critical Notices of Each Poem.In four volumes

      A. J. Valpy 1835, London - In 4 volumes complete. Half straight-grained green morocco over green cloth. Raised bands to spines with gilt lettering. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. Bound by Birdsall. Slight uniform fading to spines. Extra-engraved title pages. Frontis engravings. Publisher's prospectus bound in at front of vol. one. Bindings firm. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Andrew Jackson Dockets a Letter on Redecorating the Hermitage, Refusing to Apologize to the French, and Bringing Home Indemnification Money Due from France to America

      1835 - Autograph Endorsement Signed with Initials, ca. June 1835. On HENRY TOLAND, Autograph Letter Signed, to Andrew Jackson, May 29, 1835. 4 pp., 7 3/4 x 10 in. "where no apology is due, you are the very last man on earth to make one. In the present state of Exchange in this Country, I am sure that 2 to 4 % might be made out of the money instead of paying one half per Cent to Rothschilds to bring it here" (Toland to Jackson) Complete Transcript[Jackson's Endorsement:]Mr Toland, inclosing bill & recpt for the paper hanging Hermitage House, his note to Doctor Physic, and views as to bringing home the French debt. A. J.[Letter:] Philada May 29 1835General Andrew JacksonDear sir on my return I wrote a note to Dr Physick informing him that Mrs Jackson [Sarah Yorke Jackson, the President's daughter-in-law] had got safe to Washington, the health of the children, and Your Joint kind messages to him. This produced a regular visit from the Doctor to myself next day, and really he appears to take as much interest in the little Rachael, as if she was his Grand daughter. He also made the most affectionate inquiries after Mrs Jackson and yourself, and I begged him to pay you a visit for a few days, assuring him how happy you would be to see him. He said he knew of nothing that would afford him so much pleasure, but that with all his efforts he could not get rid of business. That he had a good deal of trouble to get into it when he was a young man, and now that that he was old, he could not with all his efforts, shake it off. Since my return, I called on Mr Golder, and got a Copy of his bill for paper. I paid him the amount, taking a receipt to correct any errors if their be any. The receipt is on the back of the bill, and I have taken a duplicate in my book. We have at length the news of the passage of the bill by the French chambers which is very well, but where no apology is due, you are the very last man on earth to make one. I hope however, that every thing will be arranged as you may think proper, and when it is done, you will remember our friend Major Lewis. In the present state of Exchange in this Country, I am sure that 2 to 4 % might be made out of the money instead of paying one half per Cent to Rothschilds to bring it here I am preparing all these calculations, and in the mean time it would be well to prevent any arrangement, until the most profitable mode is ascertained. If one of our own Citizens can be benefitted by this operation, which must be done by some one, it were surely better to give that benefit to one of them, than to an enormously rich man, and a foreigner. I shall send the 6t tons of coal at at a very early day. Please present my most respectful Compliments to Mrs Jackson, Mrs Donaldson and Col Earle, and believe me most affectionately and respectfully Your friend Henry TolandP.S. I have ascertained that the B[ank of the]. U. States have transferred all their money from France to England, and are making a profit by drawing on England for their funds.Historical BackgroundHenry Toland writes President Jackson that Dr. Philip Syng Physick (1768-1837) had inquired about Jackson and his family. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, Physick pioneered several new surgical techniques, earning him the title, "Father of American Surgery." When Jackson consulted Physick about his lung hemorrhages, Physick told the President to stop smoking. He had also recently treated President Jackson's young granddaughter Rachel Jackson (1832-1923), the daughter of his adopted son Andrew Jackson Jr. and Sarah Yorke Jackson.The letter also details some business related to decorating at the Hermitage, Jackson's home near Nashville, Tennessee. A chimney fire in the fall of 1834 causes serious damage to the house, and Jackson rebuilt the mansion over the next two years. Robert Golder, a dealer in Philadelphia, provided scenic wallpaper for the Hermitage to replace that damaged by the fire. T. (See website for full description)

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        ECONOMICS SAMMELBAND

      ECONOMICS A Sammelband comprising: CAMILLE DE CAVOUR Extrait du Rapport des Commissaires de S.M. Britannique qui ont executé une Enquête Générale aux l'Administration des Fonds Provenant de la Taxe des Pauvres en Angleterre. Turin: Joseph Fodratti, 1835. [with] THOMAS TOOKE An Enquiry into the Currency Principle; the Connection of the Currency With Prices, and the Evidence of a Separation of Issue From Banking. Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1844. [with] H.T. PRINCEPS Notions on Corn-Laws and Customs Duties. Wm. H. Allen, 1844. [with] REV. SYDNEY SMITH Ballot. Longmans, Orme, Brown, Green and Longmans, 1839. [with] CHARLES BABBAGE Thoughts on the Principles of Taxation, With Reference to a Property Tax, and Its Exceptions. John Murray, 1848. [with] CAMILLE DE CAVOUR Considerations on the Present State and Future Prospects of Ireland. Translated from the French by a Friend to Ireland. Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1845. 1835 - 1848. 6 titles bound together. 8vo. pp. 81, [2]: vii, 147: 56: 46: 24: iv, 138. Bound in contemporary continental quarter crushed morocco, marbled boards. Near Fine. The first item is a presentation copy inscribed "A M. Prevost Martin De la part de l'auteur Camille de Cavour." The Babbage may also be a presentation copy inscribed " M. Prevost esq. Geneva", this inscription trimmed along the top edge.

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        Narrative of a Voyage of Discovery to Africa and Arabia performed in His Majestys Ships Leven and Barracouta from 1821 to 1826 Under the command of Capt FW Owen

       First edition. 2 vols. Four lithograph plates. 8vo. Contemporary morocco, spines gilt, new labels. Library blindstamp affecting first 15 leaves and 2 plates of vol 1 and first 8 leaves and one plate of vol 2.  Plates rather foxed  xxiv, 414; viii, 479pp. London, Bentley,

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        André

      Félix Bonnaire|& Victor Magen 1835 - - Félix Bonnaire & Victor Magen, Paris 1835, 13x20,5cm, relié. - Edition originale. Reliure en demi chagrin rouge, dos à quatre nerfs orné de fleuron doré, plats de papier marbré, gardes et contreplats de papier à la cuve, deux coins légèrement émoussés, reliure de l'époque. Quelques petites rousseurs, étiquette de rangement de bibliothèque encollée sur un contreplat. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] first edition. Binder in red half chagrin, back with four nerves adorned with golden fleuron, plates of marbled paper, guards and counterplates of paper to the vat, two corners slightly blunt, Contemporary binding. A few small foxes, library sticker sticking on a platter. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        BEURON., "Ansicht des Klosters Beuron". Gesamtansicht von einer kleinen Anhöhe aus, im Vordergrund sitzende Frau mit zwei Kindern.

      Altgouachierte Aquatinta von J. Sperli nach H. Neukom bei Locher, Zürich, um 1835, 16,5 x 24,5 cm. Nebehay-Wagner 371, 3. - Aus der seltenen Folge "Malerische Reise der Donau" von J.H. Locher, um 1835. - Die breiten Ränder etwas gebräunt, schönes kräftiges Altkolorit. Dekorativ in ältere Goldleiste gerahmt. Baden-Württemberg

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        BEURON. "Ansicht des Klosters Beuron". Gesamtansicht von einer kleinen Anhöhe aus, im Vordergrund sitzende Frau mit zwei Kindern.

      - Altgouachierte Aquatinta von J. Sperli nach H. Neukom bei Locher, Zürich, um 1835, 16,5 x 24,5 cm. Nebehay-Wagner 371, 3. - Aus der seltenen Folge "Malerische Reise der Donau" von J.H. Locher, um 1835. - Die breiten Ränder etwas gebräunt, schönes kräftiges Altkolorit. Dekorativ in ältere Goldleiste gerahmt.

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        HÖCHSTÄDT/Donau., Schöne Gesamtansicht von Norden, links das Schloss.

      Altgouachierte Aquatinta von Bryner bei Locher, Zürich, um 1835, 17 x 24 cm. Nebehay-Wagner 371, 19 Schefold 44510. - Aus der seltenen Folge "Malerische Reise der Donau" von J.H. Locher, um 1835. - Im alten Gouache-Kolorit sehr selten. - Breitrandig und tadellos. BAYERN, Schwaben

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        LAUINGEN., Gesamtansicht mit der Donau links.

      Aquatinta von Bryner bei Locher, Zürich, um 1835, 17 x 24 cm. Nebehay-Wagner 371, 17 Schefold 45758. - Aus der seltenen Folge "Malerische Reise der Donau" von J.H. Locher, um 1835. - Breitrandig. BAYERN, Schwaben

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        HÖCHSTÄDT/Donau., Schöne Gesamtansicht von Norden, links das Schloss.

      Aquatinta von Bryner bei Locher, Zürich, um 1835, 17 x 24 cm. Nebehay-Wagner 371, 19 Schefold 44510. - Aus der seltenen Folge "Malerische Reise der Donau" von J.H. Locher, um 1835. - Breitrandig. BAYERN, Schwaben

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        Eigenh. Brief mit U. ("Johanna").

      O. O., [um 1835/37]. - 1 S. auf Doppelblatt. 8vo. Mit eh. Adresse (Faltbrief). An Carlo Severini (1793-1838), den Direktor des Théâtre-Italien: "Wenn Sie unbedingt kommenden Donnerstag den 'Don Juan' geben wollen, so verspreche ich alles zu unternehmen, um ihn singen zu können" (Übers. a. d. Französischen). - Johanna von Schoultz sang in Mozarts "Don Giovanni" sowohl die Rolle der Donna Elvira wie auch die der Donna Anna, welch letztere sie zwischen 1835 und 1837 in Paris gab. - Mit kleinen Randläsuren. - Sehr selten.

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        CIRCULAR.] BLUFFTON, S.C., OCTOBER 23D, 1857. IF I HAVE NOT WRITTEN YOU BEFORE IN REPLY TO YOUR FAVOR, IT HAS RESULTED FROM NO NEGLECT OF THE MATTER WHICH I PROPOSED IN REGARD TO THE REVOLUTIONARY CLAIMS OF YOUR ANCESTOR. I HAVE CORRESPONDED WITH THE HON. MR. EVANS, U.S. SENATOR FROM THIS STATE, WHO IS YET CORDIALLY DEVOTED TO OUR INTERESTS; AND ALSO TO A DISTINGUISHED CLAIM AGENT AT WASHINGTON, D.C. . I LEAVE IN A FEW DAYS FOR TEXAS, BUT WILL BE IN WASHINGTON IN JANUARY. I WILL TAKE CARE TO HAVE OUR MEMORIAL PLACED IN VERY ABLE HANDS. MY ADDRESS WILL BE "AUSTIN, TEXAS," UNTIL THE FIRST OF DECEMBER NEXT.

      - Printed broadside on pale blue paper, folio sheet folded to 8" x 10", signed in ink by Hamilton. The last page is addressed in manuscript to Hamilton Fish of New York, with postmark and postage stamp. Light edge wear, Very Good. Written at the bottom of the address page [bit of tearing]: "The attorney or Agent of Mr. Hamilton is requested to inform Lewis Cruger who are now the Surviving Representatives of the late Col. Nicholas Fish." Hamilton evidently had a number of clients for his mission to secure their revolutionary claims; thus this printed Letter. His Letter explains the necessary procedures for them to follow. James Hamilton had an unusually interesting career. Governor of South Carolina during the Nullification Crisis, he sought to put into practice Calhoun's Doctrine of Interposition and State Sovereignty. Earlier, as "intendant" of Charleston, he had put down the Denmark Vesey Rebellion. An enthusiast for Texian independence, he was offered command of its army in 1835, and secured its recognition by France and the Netherlands. In 1855 he received a large land grant in Texas in recognition of his services. In 1857, only a few weeks after writing this Circular, Hamilton was a passenger on the steamship Opelousas, traveling from New Orleans to Galveston. There was a collision in the Gulf of Mexico. "Hamilton gave his life preserver to a woman for her child. His right arm was injured and he clung for a little while to a hatch cover with his left hand, then slipped off into the water and disappeared from view" [DAB]. Louis Wigfall eulogized him: "Scrupulously careful of the manner of his life, he was daringly indifferent as to the moment of his death. Daringly and generously indifferent-- 'Save yourself and the child,' he exclaimed, and submitted himself to the care of Him in whose hands are the winds and the waves." [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Modèle de la Scie a Molette de MM. (Alexander) Thomson et Charriere.

      Paris, Chez CXharrière, Fabricant d'Instruments et Chez J.B. Baillière Libr., 1835, 8, 14 pp., 1 gefalt. lith Tafel mit 16 Figs., feiner Halbledereinband etwas fleckig. A very rare booklet by Charrière about his improved rowel saw combined with a trepan!First Print - A very rare illustrated publication about a very important and technical neurosurgical saw invented by Charrière and Thompson in 1835 and here described in details. Furthermore, this booklet is one of Charrière's first publications (the fourth according to the bio-bibliography on Frédéric Charrière by Jimmy Drulhon)."In 1816, at the age of 13, Charrière arrived in Paris as an apprentice cutler. Born on 19 March 1803 at Cerniat en Gruyere, in the Swiss canton of Fribourg, where his uncle practiced the same trade, he was raised by his grandfather because his parents had moved to Paris, where his father was employed as a bank clerk. In 1820, after the death of his master, the young Swiss cutler took over the workshop, then situated in the courtyard of St.-Jean-de-Latran on the left bank of the Seine (gone today, as a consequence of urban development). In 1826, Charrière married Madeleine Elisa Berrurier, the seventeen-year-old daughter of a butcher. According to the Notice biographique of Dr. Achille Chéreau (1817-1885), the real commencement of Charrière's career dates from his introduction to Guillaume Dupuytren (1777-1839), surgeon-in-chief at the Hôtel Dieu hospital in Paris. Dupuytren made him "his personal supplier, furnishing him with models to emulate, instilling, feeding, in a sense, the spirit of invention and innovation that consumed him, bringing him every morning to the hospital to familiarize him with the operations and to stir his genius for designing instruments. Charrière appreciated from the very outset the advantage of seeing his instruments in action, in trying them or seeing them tried on cadavers."Under Dupuytren's patronage, Charrière's business affairs prospered. Beginning around 1825, according to Dr. Chéreau, "nineteen out of twenty surgeons consigned to him the fabrication of their ordinary instruments, as well as their experimental ones." Important orders came from French and foreign ministries and the Conseil général des hospices de Paris named Charrière principal contractor for prosthetic devices. In 1833 he moved the firms to no.9, rue de I'Ecole-de-Médecine (today these premises are occupied by the Auzoux enterprise, maker of anatomical and natural history models). At the 1834 Exposition of national industry, Charrière received his first medal, which would be followed by innumerable other distinctions. The jury stated that, "rising from simple cutlery artisan, M. Charrière has become head of the largest and most important surgical instrument making establishment. He utilizes, with equal success, French and English steel. His instruments enjoy a reputation for excellence, even superiority, as proclaimed by many surgeons at our hospitals."In 1837, during a visit to England, Charrière mastered the production processes of the British cutlery industry. From that moment on, he never again feared competition from across the Channel.Praise lavished upon him in the published works of physicians and surgeons, in addition to that of expositions, augmented the renown of the instrument maker. Alfred A.L.M. Velpeau (1795-1868), for example, illustrated many of Charrière's instruments in his 'Nouveaux elements de médecine operatorie'. Similarly, in the work of Claude Bernard and Charles Huette, one finds only the instruments of the Charrière firm.At the close of 1842, the enterprise moved across the street, to no. 6, rue de I'École-de-Médecine. The showroom and adjacent workshop were considerably more spacious. According to Dr. Chéreau, who knew Charrière quite well, "a large glass storefront facing the street permitted passersby to witness the magical transformation of steel Dupuytren, personified by a bust of perfect likeness, seemed to continue his watchful protection and inspiration." There was also a "vast, intriguing museum assembled by Charrière, that embodied in material from his labor, his careful research, his invention, which he opened with well-deserved pride to the curious, to young surgeons fascinated with the progress of their art." The granting of permanent residency and naturalization in 1841 and 1843 guaranteed the success of Charrière in France. At the age of forty he became a French citizen. Following the Exposition of 1843 he was named chevalier of the Legion of Honor and was promoted to the rank of off icier in 1851, after the universal exposition of London. Initially, Charrière had been proposed for the highest award at that exposition, but his name was stricken from the list of nominees for reasons yet unclear. The Grand Larousse of 1868 relates that on the occasion of a banquet at the Élysée palace, Louis-Napoléon, then prince-president of the Republic and later Emperor, exchanged his own diamond studded cross [of the Legion of Honor] with the one intended for Charrière, saying: "Permit this exchange henceforth I will wear no other." Charrière had become a national symbol of French industry.In 1852 Charrière ceded management of the firm to his son Jean-Jules, born in 1829, whose inventions he defended in several publications. In 1862, the latter was also named chevalier of the Legion of Honor. In 1865, however, [Jean-Jules] died during an outbreak of cholera in Paris. The father was obliged to enlist the collaboration of his former pupils, Robert and Collin, who published their first large catalogue in 1867. The elder Charrière died on 28 April 1876. By the late 1870s it appears that Adolphe Collin had become the sole senior proprietor of the enterprise. His grandson Pierre Collin and his granddaughter's husband succeeded him. In 1930 the Collin establishment was acquired by the Gentile firm. The auction of the instrument and book collections of the Charrière, Collin, and Gentile enterprises took place in 1978 in Paris.For the present, we can offer only a summary assessment of Charrière's accomplishments. Let us mention first the general points. The jury of the 1839 Exposition of national industry speaks of "the dual relation of the application of science to industry and of industry to commerce."This refers to the close ties between instrument maker and surgeon, as well as the various technical processes pioneered by Charrière, such as the introduction of softened or malleable ivory [ivoire ramolli], the substitution of nickel silver alloy [German silver or maillechort] for silver, and the refinement of steel tempering techniques. In the application of industry to commerce, Charrière reduced product cost sufficiently to stimulate an important, extensive export trade. He achieved this through a division of labor and specialization among his workmen. "A dozen years ago (in 1827) there were barely thirty or forty surgical instrument craftsmen in Paris (in 1839) Charrière alone employed over 150, including sixty in the shops beside his store since each workman specialized in a particular process, they earned 3, 4, and 7 francs daily." Instrument sales attained an annual value of 400,000 francs in 1839.Five years later, in 1844, the workforce numbered about 80 to 90 in Paris and 150 to 200 at Nogent (near Langres) sales figures reached a half million francs, of which two thirds came from exports. In the 1867 catalogue, a long list enumerated new production techniques, such as the stamping press, casting of metals, mass production, and so forth. Quality control assured the reputation of the Charrière firm. The 1849 catalogue indicates that several years prior to 1844 "no article, no matter how humble, leaves our workshops without first being subjected to trials that exceed the most rigorous conditions of normal usage. This applies particularly to instruments whose functioning involves the exertion of pressure." This leads us to a consideration of Charrière's most notable technical achievements. "The mere enumeration of instruments invented or modified by Charrière... would be a colossal undertaking, far exceeding the limits of this review." This is the preliminary remark made by Dr. Chéreau in 1876, and it remains, understandably, valid today.The most remarkable achievements of Charrière deserve mention here. He devoted his utmost attention to commonplace instruments, including for example, scalpels, scissors, forceps, and pocket cases [trousses]. His dressing forceps constitute the point of departure for the development of hemostatic forceps by Jules-Emile Péan (1830-1898) and his successors. The tenon join, first used in 1851, appears to have presaged the design of aseptic instruments.As a specialist in all manner of syringes, Charrière was responsible for producing the [hypodermic] syringe of Charles-Gabriel Pravaz (1791-1853) in 1852. In urology, an emerging discipline in the first half of the nineteenth century Charrière was quite active, particularly regarding lithotomy and lithotrity.As early as 1842, he created the famous gauge for calibrating sounds [bougies] and catheters as a standard unit of measurement he selected one-third of a millimeter. This standard is still in use today.For resections, an important surgical procedure of the period, Charrière modified the chain saw of Heine and in 1834 created the circular saw [scie a molettes] which he combined with a trepan. Today there are two types of amputation saws, the bow saw and the tenon saw the latter still identified with Charrfere's name.In the domain of ophthalmic surgical instruments, a former protégé of Charrière, Georges-Guillaume-Amatus Lüer, seems to have surpassed his master. Lüer was born in Braunschweig (Brunswick), Germany, in 1802. (Braunschweig was also the homeland of John Weiss, founder of the celebrated London instrument making firm). From 1830 to 1837, Lüer was Charrière's chief craftsman, and he subsequently opened his own business. He died in 1883, leaving the firm to his son-in-law H. Wülfing (born in Barmen, in Prussia). " Urs Boschung, Joseph-Frederic Benoit Charrière (1803-1876): Paris Surgical Instrument Maker from Switzerland. CADUCEUS, 4/2 (1888): pp. 33-46

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        Traité des maladies de la peau. Atlas.

      Paris, Baillière, 1835, Gr.-4, 11, (1), 52 pp. erklärender Text und 26 feine handcolorierte gestochene Tafeln mit ca. 400 Abbildungen, Halbleinenband der Zeit Rücken erneuert, feines Exemplar. Beste und umfangreichste Ausgabe dieses klassischen, frühen Abbildungswerkes !(Die 1.Aufl. enthielt nur 10 Tafl.). Neben Alibert und Cazenave gehörte P.Rayer (1793-1867) zu den bekanntesten französischen Dermatologen des 19.Jahrhunderts. Rayer hat zuerst den Begriff des "Ekzems" schärfer geprägt, indem er ein akutes und ein chronisches Ekzem feststellte. Daneben legte er besonderen Nachdruck auf eine anatomische und physiologische Begründung des Systems der Dermatosen. Nach Willan war Rayer einer der besten Kenner der Geschichte der Dermatologie. "Während die erste Auflage des Rayer'schen Hautatlas von vom Jahre 1826 noch ein Büchelein in großoktav darstellt, das auf eine Reihe von anspruchslosen, farbigen Kupfertafeln die Elemente der Hauterkrankungen, primären Effloreszenzen wie Papeln, Pusteln usw. darstellt, etwa wie man sich ein "Paukbuch" für Examen vorstellen würde, ist die 2. Auflage von 1835 bereits gänzlich verändert. Der Verfasser hat sich sichtlich bemüht, sein Werk dem "großen Alibert" und den großen Werken des Baillier'schen Verlages anzupassen- Das ursprünglich so bescheidene Heftchen ist zu einem Folioband mit 26 Kupfertafeln geworden, auf denen sich in farbigem Kuperstich 400 Abbildungen von Hautkrankheiten dargestellt finden. Der Stich ist von Ambroise TARDIEU und zwar meist farbiger Punktierstich. Es finden sich eine große Anzahl von Abbildungen, welche auch die pathologische Anatomie innerer Organe betreffen und welche in den früheren Werken kaum oder gar nicht begegnet sind, so. z.B. Blattern der Luftröhre und Milzbrand des Magens. Was die Diagnose anbelangt, so ist allerdings Hauttuberkulose, Syphilis und Carzinom oft noch nicht deutlich zu unterscheiden." Goldschmidt, pp.19-20 Neben Alibert und Cazenave gehörte Pierre Francois Olive Rayer (1793-1867) zu den bekanntesten französischen Dermatologen des 19.Jahrhunderts. Rayer hat zuerst den Begriff des "Ekzems" schärfer geprägt, indem er ein akutes und ein chronisches Ekzem feststellte. Daneben legte er besonderen Nachdruck auf eine anatomische und physiologische Begründung des Systems der Dermatosen. Nach Willan war Rayer einer der besten Kenner der Geschichte der Dermatologie.Second and best edition with superb hand-coloured plates, each with numerous figures drawn and engraved by Ambroise Tardieu. Each plate has a separate explanation leaf. "A classical summary of dermatological literature of the period".

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        Grundriss der Seelenheilkunde. 2 Bde.

      Berlin, Theodor Christain Friedrich Enslin, 1835-1837, 8, X, 809,(1) VI, 975, (1) pp., 2 feine marmorierte Pappbände im Stil der Zeit, mit Rückenschilddern und Rückenvergoldung kleiner St.a.Tit. First Edition! Christian Ludwig Ideler (1766-1846) "was primarily interested in the non-somatic causes of mental illness, although he certainly accepted somatic causes as well. He pointed out the importance of the passions in the genesis of insanity and questioned how they could be so poorly controlled. This line of questioning eventually led to a central point in Ideler's psychiatric thinking: drives. According to Ideler, drives are elements of the mind. They help satisfy human needs and are consequently necessary components of human life. Each drive develops on its own. Certain external influences and a lack of morals can lead to drive disharmony. One drive may develop at the expense of others and lead to an imbalance-namely, to insanity. Knowledge of the existence of the drives and the realisation of the necessity of their uniform development was an important premise for the maintenance of psychic health and a harmonious mental life. Those who are unable to achieve this state on their own, however, are prone to insanity and need a doctor's help. This is why only a moral and well-educated doctor should practise psychiatry. In addition to his drive psychology, which certainly shows parallels with Sigmund Freud's (1856-1939) later psychoanalytical ideas, Ideler's biographic-psychogenic approach is also noteworthy. In his case studies, he made particular use of the newly established discipline of forensic psychiatry, thereby helping to validate it. He emphasised the necessity of a comprehensive psychological examination that takes into consideration personal history, mental and physical peculiarities and also the social milieu and situation in which delinquent acts are committed. Ideler thought it particularly important to view people in their entirety he strove to heal the ailing person, not the illness. This kind of comprehensive, anthropological approach makes good sense in the age of scientific medicine." K Haack and E Kumbier: Carl Wilhelm Ideler (1795-1860): a controversial German psychiatrist of the 19th century. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2006 August 77(8): 947.Hunter-M. 1018 Kat. d. Josephin. Bibl. Wien 333 (nur Bd. I) Hirsch-H. III, 367

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        Traité clinique des Maladies du Coeur. 2 vols.

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

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        THE HAWKS OF HAWK-HOLLOW A TRADITION OF PENNSYLVANIA

      Philadelphia: Carey, Lea & Blanchard, 1835. Two volumes. Original purple muslin, paper spine labes (BAL's state B - no priority). Trivial sunning and slight smudges to cloth, some marginal discoloration early in the first volume, typical uniform toning of paper, but a very good set, unusually nice for this title. First edition of the author's third novel, a tale of a family of Tories who, in the wake of the Revolution, turn to outlawry. BAL 1155. WRIGHT I:1319.

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

      Arch. Anat. Phys., 1835.- Berlin, Verlag G.Eichler, 1835, 8, VI, 617, (1) pp., 14 Tafeln, Pappband d.Zt minimal fleckig. First Edition!"It did not take long before Breschet s findings and pictures of the structures inside the skin were picked up by microanatomists working on skin in German settings. In 1835 Ernst Friedrich Gurlt (1794-1882) published a paper on comparative research of the human skin and the skin of pet animals in the Archiv für Anatomie, Physiologie und wissenschafiliche Mediän. Gurlt specialised in the anatomy and physiology of domesticated mammals (Haussäugethiere) and was especially interested in the excretion of sebum and sweat by the skin. He argued that only after the latest developments in anatomy and physiology had Breschet and de Vauzeme finally proven the true existence of the 'sweat glands'. He dismissed all the work before the studies of Breschet:"Die Haut des Menschen (...) ist zwar schon von den altern Anatomen vielfältig untersucht worden, aber in Beziehung auf die Absonderungsorgane des Haut-Talges und des Schweisses nur mit wenig Glück. Bald nahm man Bälge, oder Drüsen für die Absonderung des Haut-Talges (der Hautschmiere) an, bald läugnete man ihr Dasein eben so verhielt es sich mit den sogenannten Hautporen oder Schweisslöchern, die man als bestehend voraussetzte, ohne sie wirklich nachgewiesen zu haben, oder ohne Grund wegläugnete. Erst in der jüngsten Zeit ist es gelungen, über diesen Gegenstand wie über so viele andere in der Anatomie und Physiologie, mehr Licht zu verbreiten."As in Breschet's work, pictures played a pivotal role in Gurlt's argument. A total of 11 figures on two separate copper engraved plates accompanied the text. In the plates Gurlt depicted and compared cross-sections of human, horse, cow, dog, swine and sheep skin. Apart from referring to his own pictures, Gurlt repeatedly mentioned Breschet's illustrations of the structures responsible for the excretion of sweat." When discussing the sweat glands, for example, Gurlt compared his own findings with Breschet's illustrations. He commented on the size, form and position of the sweat glands as they appeared in Breschet's figures." He further argued that Breschet and his colleague did not properly explain the typical structure of the little balls in the sweat glands and that this structure was not well indicated in their illustrations. Taking the schematic compositions of the internal structure of the skin by Breschet as a starting point, Gurlt further articulated and redefined the specifics of the sweat glands in his article and engravings. Gurlt thereby continued the schematic way of visualising the inner structures of human (and animal) skin.The article by Gurlt signified a shift to a vocabulary and visual articulation of sweat glands replacing the dominance of skin pores and sweat channels. In a discussion of the physiology of the skin in a German handbook in 1844 the physiologist Krause called Gurlt s images "the first faithful depictions of the actual glands"." Remarkably enough Krause dismissed the work of Breschet and de Vouzeme because of its many errors. The microscopical picture by Gurlt now represented the model image of the sweat glands. Gurlt's figure of the human sweat glands had already been directly copied by Rudolph Wagner in 1839 in his physiological plates (figure 3.7). Eventually, Gurlt's figure served as a template in the standardisation of a microscopical depiction of the sweat glands of the skin. Microscopical research had therefore articulated a new symbolic scheme of the anatomical composition of skin." Mieneke Mathilde Geertruida te Hennepe : DEPICTING SKIN. Visual culture in nineteenth-century medicine.PROEFSCHRIFT (Maastricht 2007)Further we find in this installment the first description of the nucleous :Wagner, Rudolph: Einige Bemerkungen und Fragen über die Keimbläschen (vesicula germinativa) (pp.373-377, 1 Taf. mit 7 Abb.)."The nucleolus, which had been recorded by no observer since Fontana, was now discovered by Wagner (1835) in the oocytes of various animals (Ovis (Fig. 2 on Tab. VIII), Salmo, Phalangium, Anodonta, Unio). He called it the Keimfleck or macula germinativa. The recognition of the nucleolus was important, because it helped in the identification of nuclei." Baker, The Cell-Theory: a Restartement, History and Critique, p.100"Wagner saw and described the nucleolus"."Rudolph Wagner (1805-1864) conducted research in a number areas. His most important work concerned mammalian ova and sperm. Purkyne had already in 1825, discovered the nucleus in the avian egg, while K.E.Bear had discovered the mammaalian ovum (1827), and J.V.Coste had identified its nucleus (1833). It remainded for Wagner to discover (1835) an important formation in the ovum of several species of mammals, which he called the macula germinativa - later known as the nucleolus."Vladislav Kruta, DSB 14, p.113f.Garrison & Morton No. 109.1

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        Narrative of a second voyage in search of a North-West passage and of a residence in the arctic regions, during the years 1829, 1830, 1832, 1833, Including the reports of (...) James Clark Ross (...) and the discovery of the Northern Magnetic Pole. London, Webster, 1835.

      4°, 740 pag. Bound in blue linen. With: Appendix to the Narrative (...). London, Webster, 1835. 4°, also bound in blue linen. This Appendix is very rare. the first work illustrated with 30 engraved plates and charts, the second work with 20 engraved and lithographed (several hand coloured) plates.

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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, feiner Halbledreinband Text etwas fleckig, 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 "Hôpital 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 'roséole 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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        A Geological Map of England and Wales and Part of Scotland, Showing also the Inland Navigation by means of Rivers & Canals, with their Elevation in feet above the Sea. Together with the Railroads and Principal Roads.

      Strand, London, J. & C. Walker, Dec 18th 1835,. Large folding coloured map, 57 x 40 inches. Backed on to linen, and in 36 divisions. Folds to 9 x 6.5 inch size. In dark green floral embossed cloth ‘cover-ends’. In very good condition. Rubbing around edges of cloth covers. Some minor darkening, a couple of minor spots, Colouring is nice and bright. Coloured & annotated.

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        [NEW ZEALAND] Das Nationen-Bilderbuch für die wißbegierige Jugend

      : mit 23 gemalten Kupfern und erklärender Beschreibung.Reutlingen : Fleischhauer & Spohn, [1835]. Octavo, original printed papered boards (lightly marked and with loss of paper along spine), title page with hand coloured copperplate vignette of a globe showing Africa, Europe, Asia and Australia; 47 pp, with 23 hand coloured copperplate engravings of peoples of the world in traditional costume, each accompanied by 2 pages of descriptive text; the plates include depictions of a New Zealand Māori, a native of Quito (Ecuador) and a North American Indian, as well as Chinese, Japanese and European types; occasional mild foxing, but a good copy of a fragile volume. A rare early nineteenth century German children's ethnography that includes a section on the appearance and customs of the "Neu-Seeländer", with a striking full page copperplate engraving of a Māori holding a tewhatewha. Only two copies located in OCLC (Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin;Zentral- und Hochschulbibliothek, Luzern); Alexander Turnbull Library holds a copy which it dates to [1845].

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        The Works of Alexander Pope : With a Memoir of the Author, Notes and Critical Notices of Each Poem...In four volumes

      London: A. J. Valpy 1835. In 4 volumes complete. Half straight-grained green morocco over green cloth. Raised bands to spines with gilt lettering. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. Bound by Birdsall. Slight uniform fading to spines. Extra-engraved title pages. Frontis engravings. Publisher's prospectus bound in at front of vol. one. Bindings firm. . Very Good. Half Morocco. First Edition. 1835. Small 8vo..

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        Faust in Two Parts. Translated by Anna Swanwick. With forty Illustrations engraved on Steel after the Designs of Moritz Retzsch.

      gr.-8. XVI, 350 S., 40 ungez. Stahlstich-Tafeln. Blauer Orig.-Maroquinlederband mit goldgepr. Einbandschmuck und Titelpräg., Voll-Goldschnitt- Rückenn kanten u. Ecken etw. berieben, innen stellenw. stockfleckig. Insgesamt jedoch ansprechendes Exemplar. "Mit 2 verso Front.-Tafel mont. Bleistiftzeichnungen (Format der Darstellungen jeweils ca 10x5 cm) von Retzsch, wohl Skizzen zum "Faust", eingelegt in ein hs. Widmungsblatt, sign. u. datiert 15. Januar 1835 ".. Zur Erinnerung für Madam Hoare"."

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        Gesamtansicht mit der Abteikirche St. Johann ('Burtscheid. - Borcette.').

      - altgouachierte u. eiweißgehöhte Lithographie v. Baumhauer in Bonn b. A. Buffa in Aachen, um 1835, 16 x 20,5

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        La Poste Royale éx.ce. éxécuté par Baptiste Loisset.

      O. O., um 1835. - Altkolorierte Lithographie. 40 x 75 cm. Das außergewöhnlich dekorative Blatt zeigt den aus einer französischen Zirkusdynastie stammenden Kunstreiter Baptiste Loisset stehend auf zwei Pferden, in der Linken die Zügel für die sieben von ihm geführten Schimmel, in der hochgestreckten Rechten die Peitsche, seinen Zylinder und einen Brief, vorneweg der Vorreiter. - Seitlich bis knapp an die Darstellung beschnitten, rechts kleiner Einriss, Ränder knittrig und mit kleinen Läsuren, leicht fleckig und angestaubt.

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        Urkunde mit eigenh. U.

      Wien, 14. IV. 1835. - Hinter Glas gerahmt (82 x 62 cm). Papiergedecktes Siegel. Stiftbrief für die Stiftung des zu Wischau in Mähren verstorbenen Postmeisters Ignaz Punsch, deren Zinserlös jährlich am Geburtstag des Kaisers Franz I. vom Hofkriegsrat an Invalide zu verteilen war. Frühes kaiserliches Dokument des erst knapp sechs Wochen zuvor seinem Vater Franz I. auf den Kaiserthron nachgefolgten Ferdinand. - Einige Schäden in den Bugfalten alt hinterlegt. Mit Gegenzeichnung durch den Präsidenten des Hofkriegsrates, General Ignaz Graf Hardegg (1772-1848). Dekorativ gerahmt.

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        A Geological Map of England & Wales, Showing also the Inland Navigation by Means of Rivers and Canals, with their Elevation in Feet Above the Sea Together with the Rail Roads & Principal Roads

      London: J. & C. Walker, December 18th, 1835. Map dimensions 121 x 98.5 cm, overall 128.5 x 101 cm. Large folding geological map with a cross section of southern England from Land's End to the German Ocean to the lower margin, vividly coloured according to the strata which are delineated in the large key to the upper right, dissected into 32 sections and mounted on linen, textured paper to folded end sections, label of J.C. Thackray to one side, folds into original pebbled cloth slipcase with repaired fold over tab, gilt lettered red title label to one spine. Mild wear to the slipcase, altogether a very good example of a fine map. John Thackray was archivist at the Natural History Museum. The fourth state of the first edition of this important map. The first three states were dated 18th September, the first two featuring Knipe's name plus other subtle differences. The Walkers also published a very similar but completely re-engraved map with a different title featuring the same December imprint. This subsequent map went through numerous issues through the late 1830s, with Knipe once again not being credited for his undoubtedly significant contribution.

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        New elements of operative surgery. . . . With an appendix of notes, by Granville Sharp Pattison (1792-1851) Professor of Anatomy In Jefferson Med. Coll. Phil

      Washington, D.C.: Duff Green, 1835. First Edition in English of Garrison-Morton 5592, Velpeau's Nouveaux elements de medecine operatoire (1832). xxxv [1], [1]-912pp. Half contemporary calf and marbled boards. Spine rubbed. Contemporary ownership signature of M.H. Keever. First Edition in English of Garrison-Morton 5592, Velpeau's Nouveaux elements de medecine operatoire (1832). xxxv [1], [1]-912pp. Velpeau's "Nouveaux elements de medecine operatoire (1832)" was the most comprehensive surgical treatise of its time in France. There was much plastic surgery included. Cordasco 30-0914

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        Sketch of the Life of Thomas Singularity

      Simpkin, Marshall & Co. London 1835 - First Edition. Octavo, green boards with gilt lettering to front cover. Very Scarce novel about an American adventurer, with details on American pirates of the Caribbean. Only Eight library holdings on WorldCat. Dedication, p. [iii], reads: ÔTo the Printers of Great Britain this genuine Portrait of an American Brother Typo is, with the most profound respect, most humbly dedicated, by a most unworthy member of the ÒProfessionÓ Õ. Preface, pp. [v]Ðviii, states: ÔThe following Biographical Sketch is of American origin, and forms the Introduction to a Series of Tales, entitled, ÒNovelettes of a Traveller, or Odds and Ends from the Knapsack of Thomas Singularity, Journeyman PrinterÓ. These tales were selected for publication by the fellow-apprentice and working companion of the writerÕ (p. [v]). The preface also notes that Ôit seemed to me [the ÔeditorÕ] that they might amuse the many, and be instructive to the ruminating few that chew the cud of reflectionÕ (p. vi). Originally published New York 1834 as Novelettes of a Traveller; or, Odds and Ends from the Knapsack of Thomas Singularity, Journeyman Printer (OCLC). Front cover and first few pages detached, boards modestly soiled and worn, dedication page torn, front inside cover with ownership markings in pen. 0.0 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Gesamtansicht von einer Terrasse am Rheinufer aus mit weitem Blick auf Stadt und Fluß.

       Altkol. Lithographie von Gustav Kraus, gedruckt bei J. Selb, München, um 1835, 29,5 x 44,5 cm. Nicht bei Pressler. - Das rare Blatt aus der Folge \"Rhein-Gegenden\" in kräftigen, fein differenzierten Altkolorit. Die hübsche Personenstaffage im Vordergrund typisch für Gustav Kraus mit zwei Hunden. - Alt auf Einfassungslinie geschnitten und montiert. Im alten originalen Biedermeierrahmen. Versand D: 6,00 EUR Rheinland-Pfalz - Saarland

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        MÜNCHEN. - Marienplatz. "Der Schrannenplatz vom Rathhaus aus". Blick vom alten Rathaus auf den Marienplatz, die Türme der Frauenkirche und in die Kaufingerstraße.

      - Lithographie von Gustav Kraus bei Lindauer, 1835, 9,5 x 14,5 cm. Pressler 74. - Aus der ersten Ausgabe des "Münchner Vergißmeinnicht".

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        Illustrations Of The Life And Works Of Byron (First Hardcover Issue, 120 Plates In 2 Volumes)

      John Murray , 1835. First Hardcover Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. Plates Engraved By Edward Francis Finden And William Finden After Various Artists. Two Volumes. Simple Half-Title Followed By Table Of Contents In Each Volume, 53 In First Volume And 67 In The Second Volume; Originally Issued In 24 Parts 1833-1834 With 120 Plates In Total, Then This Issue With All Plates Bound In Two Volumes, Then Later The Complete Set Of 123 Plates With 3 Vignettes Was Published In 3 Volumes And Still Later Enlarged To 130 Illustrations And Incorporated Into Sets With Explanatory Text Included. Full Black Calf, With "Illustrations Of Byron" And Volume Numbers On Spine In Gilt, Covers And Spine Elaborately Stamped In Blind, Yellow Silk Endpapers. No Text. Slight Wear At Lower Edges And Corners, And Fresh, But Volume I Has A1/2" X 1/2" Chip At Upper Right Corner Of Spine, And Volume Ii Has A 1" X 3/4" Chip Which Is Detached And Laid In Loosely. No Marks, But Gift Card Of Mrs. Hosmer A. Johnson, Dated In 1899, To Her Granddaughter. Hosmer Allen Johnson, M.D., L.L.D. (1822 - 1891) Was An American Physician, Academic, And Mason From New York. After Graduating From The University Of Michigan, He Moved To Chicago, Illinois To Attend Rush Medical College. There, He Became An Understudy Of William B. Herrick And Joined His Medical Practice. Receiving A Doctor Of Medicine In 1852, Johnson Was Named Lecturer On Physiology At Rush, Eventually Chairing A Department There. In 1859, He Co-Founded The Chicago Medical College At Lind University, Which Later Became The Feinberg School Of Medicine Of Northwestern University. During The Civil War, Johnson Was The Top Medical Aide In The State, Presiding Over The Board Of Medical Examiners For The State Of Illinois.Hosmer Johnson Was Initiated Into The Masonic Order In 1853 And Rose To Become Grand Orator Of The Grand Lodge Of Illinois. He Organized A Knights Templar Chapter For Illinois And Was First Officer Of That Branch For Two Terms. He Became A Member Of The Supreme Council Of The Scottish Rite Northern Jurisdiction In 1861, Later Becoming And Officer. He Could Speak Seven Foreign Languages Fluently And Also Had A Strong Knowledge Of The Ojibwe Language. He Served On The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Chicago And Northwestern University.

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

      Baxter, Lewes 1835 - We offer a nice example of this handsome two-volume set containing a note at the head of each title-page recording the fact that the books had been presented to the owner by the author. The owner's Notes read: 'Presented by the author to Edward Bennett, of Angmering and left by will to Robert Salisbury 1885'. The volumes are stoutly bound with dark brown leather spines and corners, and with marbled paper boards; title lettering in gilt on spine. Volume I has 592 pages plus index and is lavishly illustrated. It has a portrait frontispiece and 29 other full-page copperplate engravings, all with tissue guards, plus a folding map of East Sussex; there are also numerous wood engravings within the text. Volume II has 274 pages and a 90 page Appendix plus index; there is a list of subscribers (professional Gentlemen and Tradesmen) and a page of publisher's advertisements at the end of the book. The second volume has a portrait frontispiece plus 25 full-page copperplate engravings, all with tissue guards, and a folding map of West Sussex, plus numerous wood engravings in text. The condition of the set is as follows: Both volumes have been re-cased with the original leather spines laid down and the original endpapers have been strengthened at the inner hinge; the edges of the boards are somewhat rubbed and the bottom edges are shelf-worn, the marbled paper having worn away.; the corners of the boards were bumped and worn, but have been strengthened. Following careful repair as described, the binding is now sound, clean, and bright for its age; The title page of volume I was rather ragged and has been repaired around the edges, while the title-page of volume II only required a bit of conservation tape down the foredge, which has been done; there is a small area of damp-staining in volume I, which first shows on the illustration opposite page 83 and then runs throughout the remainder of the book. The semi-circular stain, measuring less than one inch at its widest, runs down from the top edge near the inner edge. The stain shows mainly on the illustration pages, but does not impact on any of the images; The illustrations are generally foxed around the margins, but not all are equally affected - occasionally foxing shows within the image; there is also some general fox-spotting within the text. Despite detailed points noted, this set remains in excellent condition overall for its age. Although the books are heavy, standard postage will apply within the UK - however extra postage will be needed for orders from overseas. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        A Tour on the Prairies

      Philadelphia: Carey, Lea & Blanchard, 1835 - "By the Author of the Sketch Book. The Crayon Miscellany No. 1." First edition. 8vo. (19 cm.) 274 pp + 14 pages of advertisements (A second preliminary leaf contains "Advertisement. 'The Crayon miscellany' will appear in numbers from time to time."). Finely bound by Sangorski and Sutcliffe in polished calf, elaborate gilt spine with five raised bands, gilt-lettered titling and date. Cover with gilt design of quill pen, antique crayon holder, and a ribbon. (Geoffrey Crayon.) Bookplate of a nearly 1900's prominent Clevelander. The first American edition of Irving's narrative of his trip to the Indian Territory in 1832. With printing mistake page 247: "binger of dawn" Only 5,000 copies of the first printing were produced, making this title fairly uncommon. A fine copy. GRAFF 2159. WAGNER-CAMP-BECKER 56:2 ((4th ed.), HOWES I-86 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Keisogloff Rare Books, Inc.]
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        Eigh. Mitteilung mit Unterschrift "Ad. v. Cham."

      Ohne Ort und Datum (wohl um ) 1835 - 2/3 Seite, kl-8. - "Mit Bezug auf beikommenden Brief und Gedichte habe ich nur meinen freundlichen Verlegern die Hand zu drücken und die Bitte hinzu zu fügen, mir gelegentlich den Empfang zu melden. Ich bin immer für Manuscripte besorgt, bis ich sie am Orte ihrer Bestimmung weiß .". - Etwas gebräunt und minimal fleckig, Empfängervermerke. Nachdem Chamisso 1831 seinen ersten Lyrikband mit älteren Texten veröffentlicht hatte, schrieb er nur noch gelegentlich neue Gedichte.

      [Bookseller: Wiener Antiquariat Ingo Nebehay GmbH]
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        Souvenirs, impressions, pensées et paysages, pendant un voyage en Orient (1832-1833).

      Librairie De Charles Gosselin, 1835. 4 volumi in-8° (cm. 20,8), legature coeve in m. pelle verde con titolo e fregi romantici in oro ai dorsi (lievi spellature), tagli marmorizzati; pp. [4] XIII [3] 340, [4] 429, [4] 388; [4] 395 con 1 tavola di ritratto dell'autore f.t., 1 tabella ripiegata f.t., 2 carte geografiche ripiegate f.t.; fioriture sparse. Prima edizione del racconto del gentiluomo francese che salpò da Marsiglia con la propria barca per un'avventura levantina di 16 mesi. Fa parte della collana delle opere complete dell'autore, come specificano gli occhietti e le bibliografie. Cfr. Blackmer 942; Atabey 659. Esemplare molto buono.

      [Bookseller: Gabriele Maspero Libri Antichi]
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        Der Kanton Tessin ( Gemälde der Schweiz )

      Nachdruck der Ausgabe von 1835

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        Topography of Thebes, and General View of Egypt. Being a short Account of the Principal Objects worthy of Notice in the Valley of the Nile, to the Second Cataract and Wadee Samneh, with the Fyoom, Oases, and Eastern Desert, from Sooez to Berenice; With remarks on the manners and customs of the ancient Egyptians and the productions of the Country &c. &c.

      

      [Bookseller: Henry Sotheran Ltd.]
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        MEYER'S ILLUSTRATIONS OF BRITISH BIRDS

      First Edition. Complete in four volumes. Folio (36cm). 313 colour plates of British birds and their eggs across four volumes; scattered foxing throughout mainly affecting the first two volumes and the beginning plates; never overly heavy or distracting as restricted to the background of plates. Rebound in modern half-calf over marbled boards; tooled, blocked and lettered in gilt; raised, decorated bands; title and volume on dark brown morocco labels; new red endpapers; all edges gilt; a handsome set of "one of our most valuable illustrated works on ornithology" (Mullens & Swan).

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        ANDRÉ

      Félix Bonnaire / Victor Magen: Paris, 1835. 21.5 cm. Old quarter calf and marbled boards, elaborately gilt-tooled spine with titling piece, marbled endpapers and page edges. (4), 420 pp, half-title present. Vicaire VI, 203. Boards with modest rubbing, joints professionally repaired, mild flaking to the gilt spine lettering, leaves with scattered foxing, most noticeably on the half-title and title leaves, in all a VG copy. Front pastedown with the engraved armorial bookplate of Ross Ambler Curran, early twentieth-century California society figure and bibliophile. An early novel by Sand, quite scarce in first edition. Written in Venice, it is the story of a tragic and unwise marriage between a young flower seller and a feckless nobleman. A proto-feminist work that paints a grim picture of the effects of marriage on a woman of intelligence and of marriage between people of different social classes. Binding: Hardcover .

      [Bookseller: Steven Temple Books]
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        La Poste Royale éx.ce. éxécuté par Baptiste Loisset.

      O. O., um 1835.. Altkolorierte Lithographie. 40 x 75 cm. Das außergewöhnlich dekorative Blatt zeigt den aus einer französischen Zirkusdynastie stammenden Kunstreiter Baptiste Loisset stehend auf zwei Pferden, in der Linken die Zügel für die sieben von ihm geführten Schimmel, in der hochgestreckten Rechten die Peitsche, seinen Zylinder und einen Brief, vorneweg der Vorreiter. - Seitlich bis knapp an die Darstellung beschnitten, rechts kleiner Einriss, Ränder knittrig und mit kleinen Läsuren, leicht fleckig und angestaubt.

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        Most. Lustspiel in drei Aufzügen. Bühnenerinrichtung (Reclams Universal Bibliothek - RUB 3979).

      erste Ausgabe / sehr selten! Zustand: oberer Rücken ca. 2 cm eingerissen / Block geringfügig wellig / geringfügige Gebrauchsspuren / unaufgeschnitten die Autoren sind heute so gut wie unbekannt. _____________ Girndt Otto Schriftsteller und Buehnendichter geb. 6. Febr. 1835 in Landsberg a. d. Warthe studierte in Berlin und Heidelberg die Rechte dann Philosophie und Geschichte war darauf in Berlin als Redakteur verschiedener Zeitschriften taetig und lebt jetzt in Berchtesgaden. Einen Buehnenerfolg errang er zuerst mit dem Lustspiel Y 1 das 1865 auf dem Berliner Hoftheater zur Ausfuehrung kam und seitdem sind die meisten neuern dramatischen Arbeiten von ihm mit Beifall ueber die Buehnen gegangen. Er veroeffentlichte: Caesar Borgia Drama (Berl. 1864) Dramatische Werke (Hamb. 1867-74 2 Bde. darunter ein Drama: Charlottte Corday im uebrigen meist leichtere Lustspiele wie: Und Politische Grundsaetze etc.) die z. T. sehr wirksamen Lustspiele Orientalische Wirren (1877) Endlich (Berl. 1891) Dreizehn und Am andern Tage (beide in Reclams Universal-Bibliothek) andre Lustspiele und Possen (Mit Vergnuegen 1883 Die Sternschnuppe 1886 Nervoes 1889 Most) schrieb er in Gemeinschaft mit G. v. Moser. Von Tragoedien sind zu nennen: Dankelmann (Oldenb. 1882 preisgekroent) Das Reich des Gluecks (das. 1885) Erich Brahe (Berl. 1889) und das Schauspiel Die Schlacht bei Torgau (Oldenb. 1900) ausserdem: Novellen (das. 1867) Dramatische Gestalten Novellen (das. 1873 2 Bde.) Gemuetliche Gesellschaft humoristische Erzaehlungen (Leipz. 1875 2 Bde.) die Erzaehlungen: Romanhaft (Berl. 1880) und Die Rettung des Koenigs (das. 1882) sowie zahlreiche kleinere Humoresken. [Lexikon: Girndt. Meyers Grosses Konversations-Lexikon (1905) S. 71437 (vgl. Meyer Bd. 7 S. 866 ff.)]___Dieser Titel wird nicht per Versand verkauft sondern nur gegen Barzahlung in unseren Geschaeftsraeumen. Der Eintrag in unserer Datenbank dient lediglich der Information des interessierten Kunden. Bei Interesse sprechen Sie uns bitte an. Vielen Dank fuer Ihre Aufmerksamkeit!___

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