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        The Poetical Works, Seven Volumes

      London, Edward Moxon, 1836, 1836, 1837, 1837, 1837, 1837, 1842 - A very good, clean, tight, early set of the works of the poet who basically launched the English romantic movement; small octavos, bound in full green leather, ornately decorated in gilt with floral designs on front and back covers, all edges gilt, spines slightly age-darkened, light rubbing to small portions of extremities; contains an index to the poems and to the first lines, frontispiece of Wordsworth-vol. 1; short gift inscription vol. 1, dated 1837 & prev. owner's name on title pages of vol. V1 & V11. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Walt Barrie Rare Books]
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        Salzburg Stadt Gesamtansicht

      . Ansicht der Stadt Salzburg deren innern Theile und nähern Umgebungen - Vue de la Ville de Salzbourg. Aquatinta v. C. Burckhardt herausgegeben v. I. B. Isenring, St. Gallen 1836, 37,5 x 51 cm (Blatt) - wir garantieren für die Echtheit. Wäspe 136 - Nebehay-W. 1081.- Sehr selten.- Sammelblatt mit Salzburg v. Mülln als Mittelbild (19 x 32 cm) umgeben von 12 Randansichten (ca. 7,5 x 11 cm): Hofbrunnen mit Glockenspiel, Schloss Aigen, Schwarzbachfall, Hallein, Mülln, Maria Plain, St. Peter, Margaretenkapelle, Neutor, Schloss Mirabell, Hohensalzburg, Schloss Klessheim.-

      [Bookseller: Kunsthandlung Johannes Müller]
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        The British Almanac: 53 Editions (1836, 1838, 1840-41, 1843-48, 1853-6, 1858-59, 1861-63, 1866-69, 1871-6, 1878, 1880-86, 1889, 1892, 1897-99, 1900-02, 1904, 1908-14)

      London: Charles Knight & Co 1836 - 53 HB yearbooks, most bound in publisher blue cloth boards but 14 in red/black cloth boards. All with gilt title to spine, some have prev. owner inscriptions or bookplates. All in VG cond. apart from 1901 which has small area of loss to spine head. Size: 11 x 18.5cm. **Very heavy set - please contact bookseller for P&P costs**

      [Bookseller: Berwyn Books]
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        Documenta philosophiae Arabum. Quae pro dissertatione ad summos in philosophia honores ab amplissimo in Universitate Fridericia Wilhelmia Rhenana philosophorum ordine rite impetrandos. Ex codd. mss. primus edidit, latine vertit, commentario illustravit

      Bonnae (Bonn), Typis Regiis Arabicis. In Officina Fr. Baadeni, 1836.. Two parts in one volume. Octavo. Pp. (ii), iv, 134, 4; 33 in Arabic. Two title-pages including one to the Arabic part. Includes the 11-point Thesis Statement. Hardcover, bound in contemporary orange paper-covered boards, spine and corners worn; green endpapers, first paste-down lightly stained; all edges gilt; signature to title, split gutter after first blank. In a very good internal condition, interior rather clean and neat. ~ First edition. Very rare. Schmoelders' pioneer work on Islamic philosophy. Containing: ?Abu Nasr Alfarabii de rebus studio Aristotelicae philosophiae praemittendis commentatio?; ?Abu Ali Ebn Sina, de logica poema?; and ?Abu Nasr Alfarabii fontes quaestionum?. Added title-page in Arabic: ?Rasa`il falsafiyah lilshaykh Abi Nasr al-Farabi wa-lil-shaykh al-ra`ieh Abi Ali ibn Sina?. Franciscus August Schmoelders (Schmölders) (1809-1880). Abu Nasr Muhammad ibn Tarkhan ul-Farabi (ca. 870-950).

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        A Comparative Atlas of Ancient and Modern Geography

      Bridport, UK, 1836. Half Morocco. Very Good. 4to. 30 by 24 cm. With twenty manuscript maps, generally one showing an area as it would have been mapped in Ancient times, the other, a then modern rendering. The maps are quite detailed, with some calligraphic lettering used for major place names, and watercolors used to demarcate boundaries. With quickie essays, two pages or less, on the histories of Great Britain, France, Spain, Portugal, Prussia, Italy, Switzerland, Greece and Turkey. Leather is heavily worn. Light finger soiling in the margins. Otherwise, clean.

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        A Complete Modern British Martyrology; commencing with 'the Reformation', A.D. 1535, 26th Henry VIII. to A.D. 1684, 24th Charles II. A New Edition, in Three Parts. Part I. Comprising Memoirs of the Clergy and others who suffered during the reign of Henry VIII.; Parts II. and III. being 'Memoirs of Missionary Priests,' By the late Ven. and Right Rev Richard Challoner, D.D. Bishop of Debra and Vicar Apostolic of the London District. To which are added The Penal Laws passed in the Reign of Queen Elizabeth, and other Important Documents.

      T. Jones,, London: 1836 - [vi], 112; (iii)-xviii, 252; (iii)-viii, 267. Embellished with Engravings drawn on the wood by W.H. Craig, Esq. Contents very good and clean. Some creasing and soiling to front free endpaper. In contemporary grained cloth boards decorated in blind, with a new cloth spine with paper label. A very fresh copy. Scarce. While Parts II & III are reprints of Challoner's work, the Memoirs of the Clergy in Part I appear to have been collected from various sources by an unnamed editor. The many woodcut illustrations appear to be new to this edition. Very uncommon, and a very nice copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Chapel Books]
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        Die Blaue Gumpe im hintern Rainthale bei Partenkirchen.

      München, Gustav Kraus, gedruckt von J. B. Dreselly 1836 (ca.) - Pressler 256. - Eines der seltenen Lithographien aus der Folge von 5 Blättern, welche die Gegend um Lermoos und Partenkirchen zeigen. - Die Gebirgsblätter gehören zu den seltensten Lithographien von Gustav Kraus und konnten zum Teil nur in knapp beschnittenen Exemplaren nachgewiesen werden. (Pressler). - Aus: Bayerisches Gebirg . - Leicht stockfleckig, breitrandig Lithographie von Gustav Kraus , 20,7 x 30,5 cm Bildgr. / 31,5 x 41,5 cm Blattgr.

      [Bookseller: Buch & Kunst Antiquariat Flotow GmbH]
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        Clockmaker, The ; or, The Sayings and Doings of Samuel Slick, of Slickville. 1st edition

      Joseph Howe, 1836, - HALIBURTON, Thomas Chandler. The Clockmaker ; or, The Sayings and Doings ofSamuel Slick, of Slickville. Halifax, N.S.: Printed and Published by Joseph Howe, 1836. Pp (4),[v]-vi,[1]-221,(1). 12mo, red cloth, printed label tofront board. The first edition of one of the corner-stones of Canadian literature. TPL 1963, Lande, 1814 & S1014, Watters p.219, NSIB 17. "This firstedition of The Clockmaker is excessively rare." - Lande, Supplement. "The 1836 edition is rarely met with." - Logan p.157. In original boards, but a modern matching spine and new end-papers. Has suffered some waterstaining tocloth and bottom corner of endpapers, but not affecting the text pages. Small section torn from margin of pp 51-52, light foxing, occasional small stains, corner creasing. The front board-label has ben rubbed to illegibility. Otherwise a solid specimen of a very scarce book. 3,000.00 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: John W. Doull, Bookseller (A.B.A.C.)]
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        Las Dos Hermanas

      [ 1836].. Hand colored lithograph, image 15 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches on sheet size 21 1/2 x 14 1/2 inches. A few faint foxed marks in outer margins, soft crease to lower left corner, two short strips of tape at upper corners of recto of print, overall light soiling to margins (all outside image area); image in very good, clean condition. Exquisitely lithographed and colored image of two sisters in a traditional Spanish dress standing in an portico looking out on an interior garden from John Frederick Lewis "Sketches of Spain." Abbey #150 states that the plates are mounted; this plate has been printed on the thick paper (with pinhole at each corner of the lithograph for registration purposes). .

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        L’INGÉNIEUX HIDALGO DON QUICHOTTE DE LA MANCHE. Traduit et annoté par Louis Viardot, vignettes de Tony Johannot, Paris, J.-J. Debouchet et C.ie, Éditeurs; 1836.

      - 2 voll. Bella ril. in tela con marezzata, dorso e angoli con ricche decorazioni in oro e nero, titolo in oro al dorso con nervature, taglio superiore in oro cm 26x18. Vol. I: cc. 4 non numer., pp 744; Vol. II: cc. 3 non numer., pp 758. entrambi i volumi hanno innumerevoli incisioni in acciaio, opera di Tony Johannot. Contenute tracce d’uso esterne, numerose carte presentano una lieve e diffusa brunitura, qualche pag. ha vecchi strappi ben restaurati, la pag. 534 del secondo vol. presenta una piega per difetto di montaggio senza che ciò impedisca la leggibilità del testo. PIù che discreto esemplare che si fa apprezzare per il ricco apparato iconografico.

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        Don Quichotte De La Manche, Traduit et annoté Par Louis Diardot

      J.-J. Dubochet et Cie, Éditeurs, Paris 1836 - Two volumes, [10] 744 [4], [10] 758 [4] pp., 10 1/2 inches tall. Green leather boards with double gilt borders, gilt titles and decoration, marbled edges. Wear to spine edges and about 10 scrape marks to the leather on both volumes. Minor foxing and a few small tears not affecting the text. This edition is distinguished by its illustrations by Tony Johannot, with over 100 illustrations in the text, as well as a portrait of Cervantes. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ayers Books, IOBA]
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        Texas

      Lexington, KY: J. Clarke, 1836. 12mo., (7 x 4 4/8 inches). Folding engraved map of Texas (11 4/8 x 14 4/8 inches) (early tape repair near the gutter) (spotting throughout). Original publisher's blue cloth titled in gilt on the spine (extremities just touched, endpapers renewed). Holley's first book entitled "Texas", published in 1833, was the first book written in English about Texas. The present work, published three years later, was substantially rewritten and is essentially a different book, and in Jenkins's view: "a much more important book, and had considerably more influence than her earlier work. In addition to the San Jacinto reports, it includes the first book printing of the Texas Declaration of Independence, of the Republic of Texas Constitution, of Travis' famous letter from the Alamo, of Austin's Louisville Address of 1836, and other key documents of the revolution. It includes the full text of the Mexican Constitution of 1824 and translations of the colonization laws, as well as chapters on money and banking, the mails, trade, natural history, society and manners, religion and Indians. It includes the best physical description of Texas up to that time, and a clear and concise analysis of the colonization and land grant system and of Austin's colonization activities" (Jenkins). There is much practical information for emigrants to Texas, and also an account of Stephen Austin's farewell address. Though Austin arranged for a land grant in Galveston for Holley, she never was able to raise enough money to move there permanently, though her book became a practical guide to many who did make the move. Graff 1935. Howes H593. Jenkins, "Basic Texas Books" 94.. Rader 19n; Streeter. For more information about this book, or a warm welcome to see it and other books in our library at 72nd Street, NYC, please contact Kate Hunter, M.A. Oxon, in the Rare Book Department.

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        TRATADO COMPLETO DE QUIMICA TEORICA Y PRACTICA

      . Zustand: Muy Bien Einband: Encuadernacion de tapa dura. Paris. 1836. 21X13. Holandesa. 6 Vol. 1vol: 3h+538Pag+XII+2h+2 desplegables. 2vol: 3h+482Pag+XII+2h+1 desplegable. 3vol: 3h+474Pag+XIV+1h. 4vol: 3h+399Pag+XII+1h. 5vol: 3h+437Pag+XI+1h. 6vol: 3h+430Pag+XI+1h+1 despelgable. Profusamente documentada. Magnifica Obra. Ref 3.2 Biblioteca A.

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        Piscatorial Reminiscences and Gleanings by An Old Angler and Bibliopolist. To which is added A Catalogue of Books on Angling

      London: William Pickering, 1835; 1836 - More "the result of paste and scissors" (Westwood & Satchell) than a coherent text, but redeemed by the groundbreaking bibliography of angling books prepared by Pickering, who states in the Catalogue that it "is formed upon Sir Henry Ellis's corrected copy of the list, which he contributed to the British Bibliographer in 1811, and which he kindly lent for the purpose." First edition. 12mo. Tipped in at front free endpaper is a separately printed, folding "Table of the Approximate Weights of Fish according to their Lengths - by Joseph Gwilt, sold by Eaton of Crooked Lane". Lithographic frontispiece and numerous vignettes. vii, 255, [40] pp. Original green cloth, printed spine label (dated 1836). Some rubbing at spine ends, label somewhat rubbed and soiled. Very good plus. Provenance: Canning bookplate; John Simpson. Westwood & Satchell, P. 19-20; Keynes, William Pickering, p. 54 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Narrative of a Journey from Lima to Para, across the Andes and down the Amazon: Undertaken with a View of Ascertaining the Practicability of a Navigable Communication with the Atlantic, by the Rivers Pachitea, Ucayali, and Amazon.

      John Murray., London 1836 - 8vo. vii, [1] 305pp. 6 lithographed and 4 wood-engraved plates, lithographed map, lithographed plates lightly browned two folding engraved maps: Route from Lima to the Mission of Sarayacu.: Plan of the Rivers Ucayali and Amazon from the Mission of Sarayacu to the Rio Negro. Original diced gilt ruled brown calf, raised bands, leather title label. marbled end papers and foredges. Book-plate William Allan Smith-Masters. interesting tipped-in ALS, Association copy from the Authors brother presenting this volume. Excellent copy. [Sabin 85346] [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: HALEWOOD AND SONS ABA ILAB. est.1867]
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        Landscape Illustrations of the Bible, Consisting of Views of the Most Remarkable Places Mentioned in The Old and New Testaments. From Original Sketches Taken on the Spot. 2 volumes bound in one (Complete)

      John Murray, London 1836 - lg. 4to. Unpaginated. Original 3/4 calf over marbled paper covered boards with gold lettering and tooling on spine. Additional engraved title page in each volume. Captivating geographic survey of the Holy Land profusely illustrated with 96 steel engraved plates (including additional engraved title pages.) Each engraving is captioned. Rubbing on covers and along edges of binding. Front hinge starting. Previous owner's ex-libris on inside of front cover. Moderate and sporadic foxing on plates. Minor age toning along paper margin. 1 1/2" closed tear along upper margin of 5 leafs (not affecting text or illustration). Binding in overall fair, interior in good to good+ condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: ERIC CHAIM KLINE, BOOKSELLER (ABAA ILAB)]
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        Cours sur la génération, l'ovologie et l'embryologie, fait au Muséum d'histoire naturelle en 1836 recueilli et publié par M. Deschamps.

      Librairie médicale de Trinquart, Rue de L'École de Médecine, 9,, Paris 1836 - First edition, 4to, pp. [4], 191, [1] errata; 10 lithograph plates at the back, 4 folding; 2 folding plates with short tears, another with a longer tear (but no loss in any instance); original printed gray paper-covered boards (publisher's ads on back cover), edges rubbed, top of spine chipped away, minor spots and stains; a good, sound copy. The plates, printed on cheap paper, are uniformly toned and slightly spotted. "Protégé of Cuvier, talented, unusually skillful" (DSB) Flourens founded, with Arago, the Comptes rendu, still one of the greatest of all scientific periodicals, and tusseled with Victor Hugo over an election to the French Academy. His work was precise, and largely accurate, and he made a number of important discoveries in his field of physiology. But he was often authoritarian, and he notoriously criticized Darwin in 1864. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        LEWIS'S SKETCHES OF SPAIN AND SPANISH CHARACTER, MADE DURING A TOUR OF THAT COUNTRY, IN THE YEARS 1833-4.

      London. F. G. Moon 1836 - Large folio 55x37 cms, later morocco back over original publisher's cloth. Bound with the original prospectus. 25 LARGE LITHOGRAPHIC PLATES COMPLETE- frontispiece, lithographic title with vignette, dedication to David Wilkie, list of plates and 24 plates. Some marginal spotting but this book is usually heavily spotted and thus the vendor would describe the condition as good. Please ask for additional photographs. Bibliography, Abbey Travel 149. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Charles Russell, ABA, ILAB, est 1978]
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        THE HISTORY OF TEXAS; OR, THE EMIGRANT'S FARMER'S, AND POLITICIAN'S GUIDE TO THE CHARACTER, CLIMATE, SOIL AND PRODUCTIONS OF THAT COUNTRY.

      Cincinnati. 1836. - 336pp. plus leaf of advertising and folding map (outlined in color). Original publisher's cloth, printed paper label. Label rubbed and chipped. Slight staining to cloth. Ownership signature on front fly leaf. Map clean and crisp. Very good. "The map shows towns, rivers, colonies, grants, Indian villages, mountains, roads, silver mines in Mexico and on the San Saba River, iron ore, copper mine, note on Col. B.R. Milam's death, comments on wild life and topography, salt works on Galveston Bay, site of General Toledo's defeat in 1813.There is also a printed note by D.B. Edwards on the Rio del Norte, its navigability and its possibilities as a southwestern boundary for Texas" - Day. "As a preceptor of Gonzales Seminary and resident of Texas, Edward was well equipped to record his observations accurately" - Graff. "This contemporary history by Edward, notwithstanding some idiosyncrasies of the author, is one of the essential Texas books. It gives a good account of the physical features and towns and products of the Texas of 1835.page 177 to the end are devoted to the political events from 1832 to about October, 1835." - Streeter. "Conditions just prior to the Revolution described by an actual observer" - Howes. An early and important work on Texas, with the "Map of Texas." DAY, MAPS OF TEXAS 388. HOWES E48, "aa." GRAFF 1208. BASIC TEXAS BOOKS 53. RADER 1279. RAINES, p.74. SABIN 21886. STREETER TEXAS 1198. STREETER SALE 344. CLARK III:35.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana]
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        Washington

      1836 - Engraving. Sheet size: 11 2/3 x 6 1/2". Inventory#: p443pmat.

      [Bookseller: Arader Galleries of Philadelphia, PA]
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        Skandinaviens Fiskar målade efter lefvande Exemplar och ritade på Sten af Wilh. von Wright, med text af B. Fr. Fries och C.U. Ekström; efter den förres död fortsatt af C.U. Ekström och C.J. Sundevall. + Bihang, innefattande Beskrifningar öfver de i Skandinavien bruklige Fiskeredskap. Med Figurer. (Textvol. + Platevol.).

      Stockholm, utgifna under Åren...hos P.A. Nordstedt & Söner, 1836-48 (-57). 4to. (27,6x24,5 cm.). Bound in 2 nice contemp. hcalf, spines gilt and with gilt lettering. Covers in cloth with gilt lettering. IV,222 pp. + 44 pp. (Bihang) + 2 pp. (Förklaring öfver Redskaps-Plancherna). With all 60 (numb. 1-60, but bound irregularly) lithographed plates depicting Scandinavian fishes (nearly all with one to each plate), of which 59 are in wonderfull original handcolouring + 3 engraved plates (A-C), uncoloured as always, depicting fishermen's tools (These 3 plates as usual a bit brownspotted). Textleaves in this work is known for sometimes heavy browning. This copy has some brownspots on the last half of the textleaves, the first half on more heavy paper and clean. The copy has only the text in Swedish, not the unfinished Latin text. It is often told that no titlepage was issued, but it is found in only a few copies, probably printed 1848 before the last of the 10 parts appeared. This copy is endowed with 2 titles being the original printed frontwrappers from 2 of the 10 parts in which the work was issued.. First edition of THE MOST BEAUTIFUL ICHTYOLOGICAL COLOUR-PLATE BOOK IN SCANDINAVIA, and the most important of the many treatises on fish of the North European Seas.The work terrifically combines some of the most skilled ichtyological forces of the 19th century, but the special value of the work lies in von Wright's masterly illustrations, the colouring of which were done from live specimens. - "No work possesses the combination of so many excellent forces as "Fishes of Scandinavia". The illustrations are painted by Wilhelm von Wright after living species. The text is written partly by the traditionally educated Bengt Fredrik Fries and Carl Sundevall, partly by the field zoologist, the vicar Carl Ulrik Ekström, a 19th century man of the wilderness. The hand-colouring is of the finest quality..." (Transl. of Björn Dal in Sveriges Zoologiska literatur, Biblis 1974). Lindberg, Swedish Books: 62 - BMC (NH) II:p. 622 - Nissen, Fischbücher No 56 - Wood p. 637 (having only the second edition). Nissen ZBI: 1435 - Björn Dal, Sveriges Zoologiska Litteratur pp. 166-172 and in Biblis 1974 pp. 86-88

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        On the general principles which regulate the application of machinery to manufactures and the mechanical arts

      London: Baldwin & Cradock, 1836. Babbage, Charles. On the general principles which regulate the application of machinery to manufactures and the mechanical arts. In Barlow, Peter (1776-1862). A treatise on the manufactures and machinery of Great Britain. . . . (London: Printed for Baldwin and Cradock . . . , 1836), pp. 1-84. Modern half morocco; preserved in a cloth drop-back box. Scattered foxing. Whole volume. viii, 834pp. 87 plates. 273 x 220 mm. <p>Later printing. Originally published in 1829 in Volume 8 of the Encyclopaedia Metropolitana (1817-45), Babbage&#39;s essay forms the basis of his On the Economy of Machinery and Manufactures. Van Sinderen 1980, no. 36(n), with incorrect date of 1851. Origins of Cyberspace 53.</p>

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        The Funeral of Old Tammany. Printed broadside showing a funeral procession with the hearse in the lead being driven by the editor of the Courier and Enquirer. Among the mourners are also the editors for The Times and The Truth Teller. From various of the mourners are inscriptions inside balloons. To the right in the background is a view of Tammany Hall with a flag at half mast. Printed under the title is "This mournful ceremony took place in the City of New York on the 10th day of November 1836. The lamented individual had been long subject to a vast complication of disorders, whic[h] though combatted with great skill and perseverance by, Doctors, Humbug, Monopoly & Office, at last carried him off. The symptoms became extremely alarming on

      New York: H. R. Robinson, [ca. 1836] - The comments of the mourners include a fireman in the background asking "Who killed Old Tammany?" Another fireman beside him answers "James Gulick." This is a reference to the excitement of the election of Tammany opponent James Gulick, deposed Chief of the Fire Department, to the office of Register. Relatively little is known about Henry R. Robinson. He was located at 48 and 52 Courtlandt Street in New York in 1836-7, where he worked largely as a caricaturist. His primary output was graphic humor and political cartoons, and he drew on stone most of the unsigned prints he published. His cartoons "are important, and spirited, have long speeches in 'balloons,' often appear colored, but are sometimes difficult to understand without delving into detailed history of the politics of the times." (Peters, American on Stone, pp. 337-8.) The only known historical reference to Robinson is in Frederick Hudson's History of Journalism in America (1873), which notes that Robinson "lined the curbstones and covered the old fences of New York with his peculiarly characteristic caricatures during Jackson's and Van Buren's administrations . ." Image area is approx. 19 1/4" l x 11 1/4", in 27 1/4" x 15 3/4" frame. . Some minor chipping, trimmed with minor loss to text, inked stamp in upper right corner above Tammany Hall ("From the United States Bazaar. No. 324 North Market St. Albany N.Y."), otherwise a very nice piece. See A History of American Graphic Humor, pp. 171-2

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        Catalogue des Livres et Manuscrits, de la Bibliotheque de feu M. Raetzel

      Paris: chez Silvestre, Libraire. 1836. First. First edition. [v]-vii, [1], 249, [7] pp. 21 cm. Lacks the original binding and the title page, in paper wrappers. Else complete and very good with light scattered spotting to the text pages and browning to the first and last leaves from the paper wraps. An auction catalogue of the library formed by M. Raetzel, which is especially notable for its Americana holdings relating to voyages to the new world, and to the settlement, social history and political history of the United States and South America. Scarce. OCLC locates only one copy at the Grolier Club in New York, and we know of only one other copy at the Library Company in Philadelphia. .

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        Eigenh. Brief mit U.

      München, 8. VII. 1836. - 2½ SS. auf Doppelblatt. 8vo. Mit eh. Adresse (Faltbrief). An den Sänger Ludwig Cramolini (1805-1884) in Frankfurt wegen eines Briefes: "[.] Den Inhalt dieses Briefes können Sie sich ohne Zweifel denken. Er benachrichtigt die Direktion daß ich Hälfte Oktobers aus besonderer Rücksicht von S.M. dem König, einen Urlaub erhalten würde, der mich in den Stande setze, meinen längst gehegten Wunsch zu erfüllen. Zu gastieren war von jeher mein Verlangen, jedoch in Wien zu singen, Wien zu sehen und einige Zeit zu leben war immer meine Lieblingsidee. Zu derselben Zeit schrieb ich jedoch der Direktion daß ich verschiedene Anträge zu Gastrollen erhalten habe [.]". - Die angesehene Sängerin wirkte in München und Wien (vgl. ÖBL II, 204). - Mit kleinen Randläsuren und Ausrissen durch Siegelbruch (geringf. Textberührung).

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        The Romance of Nature : Or, the Flower Seasons Illustrated

      London: Charles Tilt 1836 - Description: 255 p. Hand-coloured plates. Subject: Flowers--Great Britain--Pictorial works--19th century Very good copy in the original gilt-blocked full leather. Panel edges somewhat dulled and dust-toned as with age. All edges gilt. Corners sharp with an overall tight, bright and clean impression 1 Kg. 255 pp. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Woman of the Snake Tribe/Woman of the Cree Tribe

      London, Paris, Coblenz 1836 - Karl Bodmer Illustrated plate from Travels in the Interior of North America Paris, 1832-1843 Hand-colored aquatint engraving Paper size approximately 17 1/2&#148; x 22 1/2&#148; 35&#148; x 28 1/2&#148; framed Karl Bodmer was a little-known Swiss painter when he was chosen by Prince Maximilian of Prussia to accompany his voyage to America, in order to document in pictorial terms the expedition. With the rest of Maximilian&#146;s company, the two traveled among the Plains Indians from 1832 to 1834, a time when the Plains and the Rockies were still virtually unknown. They arrived in the West before acculturation had begun to change the lives of the Indians, and Bodmer, who was a protegé of the great naturalist von Humbolt, brought a trained ethnologist&#146;s eye to the task. The Bodmer/Maximilian collaboration produced a record of their expedition that is incontestably the finest early graphic study of the Plains tribes. Maximilian and Bodmer journeyed from St. Louis up the Missouri River on the American Fur Company steamboat &#147;Yellowstone,&#148; stopping at a series of forts built by the Fur Company and meeting their first Indians at Bellevue. The travelers continued on another steamboat, &#147;Assiniboin,&#148; to Fort Union, where they met the Crees and Assiniboins. The expedition spent its first winter at Fort Clark, where the Mandans in particular excited Bodmer&#146;s attention, although he was also to draw the Minatarri and Crow peoples. The explorers continued by keelboat to Fort Mackenzie, which proved to be the westernmost point of their journey. After living among and studying the Blackfeet for several weeks, Maximilian decided that it was too dangerous to continue, so the travelers returned southward, reaching St. Louis in May 1834. After the conclusion of the journey, Bodmer spent four years in Paris supervising the production of the aquatints made from his drawings. These prints rank with the finest Western art in any medium, and they are the most complete record of the Plains Indians before the epidemics of the mid-19th century had decimated their numbers, and before the white man&#146;s expansion had taken their lands. In contrast to other artist-explorers of the 19th century, such as George Catlin, Bodmer was well-trained in the classic European tradition. The work that he did in America is considered to be the high point of a distinguished career. Perhaps more significant, the plates made from Bodmer's sketches were the first truly accurate images of the Plains Indians to reach the general public. Because the 1837 smallpox epidemic killed more than half the Blackfeet and almost all the Mandans, Bodmer&#146;s visually striking work, together with prince Maximilian&#146;s detailed studies of these tribes, form the primary accounts of what became virtually lost cultures. These spectacular and atmospheric images are important and beautiful records of the landscape of the American West as it appeared when Bodmer saw it, just before westward expansion took hold and began the indelible transformation of the frontier.

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        Sketches By Boz: Illustrative of Every-Day Life, and Every-Day People. In Two Volumes

      John Macrone, London 1836 - 2 volumes, pp. viii, 348; 342. 16 illustrations by George Cruikshank (8 in each volume). Second edition with the new preface dated 1 August 1836. Original green pebbled cloth, blind-embossing, gilt spine lettering, yellow coated endpapers. Thumbed, tanning to book block, occasional stains, all plates foxed and darkened, handwritten number label tipped to front pastedown of vol. 1; covers scuffed and worn, corners soft, spine ends started, faint numbers in black to head of spine. Overall, a good, tight set. Description sounds worse than actuality. Size: 12 Mo. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Dictionnaire historique et iconographique de toutes les opérations et des instruments, bandages et appareils de la chirurgie ancienne et moderne.

      Paris, chez l¿auteur, J.B. Baillière, Deville-Cavelin, J. Rouvier et Lebouvier, P. Lucas, Mansut, 1836. - 1836, in-8; XVI, 248 pp., 21 planches h.t., demi-basane vert bouteille, rousseurs sur certains feuillets, envoi autographe signé de l'auteur, cachet sur la page de titre : « Société de Médecine du Loiret » (société ayant existé de 1891 à 1913). Première et seule édition, très rare. Ce dictionnaire encyclopédique devait être publié par livraisons, mais seule la première a paru (A-Anévrisme). Comme l'indiqua Gaujot," il fut conçu d'après un plan un peu trop vaste". Les principales rubriques de ce remarquable ouvrage, très documenté et richement illustré, sont les suivantes : Accouchement (51 pp., 10 planches), Acupuncture (7 pp.), Amputation (57 pp., 5 planches), Anévrysme (28 pp., 5 planches). Le dernier article, sur l'anévrisme, apparait inachevé, mais cet exemplaire est bien complet, la collation étant similaire à celle des quatre exemplaires recensés au CCfr. Chaque rubrique est suivie d'une importante bibliographie. Colombat indique dans l'avant-propos qu'il eut recours non seulement aux traités et dictionnaires, mais aussi à de rares manuscrits, à des collections de thèses, journaux, et aux instruments du coutelier Charrière et à ceux de la collection de Jules Cloquet. Les planches, précieuses, illustrent de très nombreux instruments. Marc Colombat de l'Isère (1797-1851), originaire de Vienne, fut un médecin particulièrement ingénieux. Il inventa un très grand nombre d'instruments et se fit remarquer par ses études sur le bégaiement, et par celles concernant la chirurgie gynécologique et urinaire. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Catalogue des Livres et Manuscrits, de la Bibliotheque de feu M. Raetzel

      chez Silvestre, Libraire, Paris 1836 - First edition. [v]-vii, [1], 249, [7] pp. 21 cm. Lacks the original binding and the title page, in paper wrappers. Else complete and very good with light scattered spotting to the text pages and browning to the first and last leaves from the paper wraps. An auction catalogue of the library formed by M. Raetzel, which is especially notable for its Americana holdings relating to voyages to the new world, and to the settlement, social history and political history of the United States and South America. Scarce. *OCLC* locates only one copy at the Grolier Club in New York, and we know of only one other copy at the Library Company in Philadelphia. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        De l'Instruction criminelle, considérée dans ses rapports généraux et particuliers avec les lois nouvelles et la jurisprudence de la Cour de cassation.

      - Paris, Thorel et Guilbert, 1836. 4 tomes en 3 très forts volumes in-4, demi-chagrin de l'époque, dos à 4 nerfs plats ornés de compartiments garnis d'un décor doré d'encadrement, de palettes et filets dorés en tête et pied, tranches mouchetées. Seconde édition, revue, corrigée et augmentée. Les troisième et quatrième volumes, qui contiennent la table générale, ont été donnés pour prolonger l'ouvrage aux institutions de la Restauration et de la Monarchie de Juillet. Selon Camus-Dupin (n° 2326): "Le commentaire le plus étendu qui ait encore paru sur le Code d'instruction criminelle". Les travaux de Joseph Carnot ont été largement mis à profit lors des révisions libérales du Code pénal instituées par la loi du 28 avril 1832, dans le sens d'un assouplissement du dispositif répressif, en particulier par la suppression des peines corporelles et l'institution d'une échelle des peines politiques distinctes de celles de droit commun. Frère de Lazare Carnot, magistrat juge à la Cour de cassation, l'auteur avait été l'un des membres de la commission chargée de réviser le Code pénal. Il fut élu membre de l'Académie des sciences morales et politiques en 1832. Ex-libris "G. Demartial" doré en pied. Bon exemplaire, frais, bien relié. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Odonto Crispum, Annie Louise. (original watercolor)

      - James Laird Macfarlane ; 1836 -1913; Original watercolors of orchids; British, c. 1895-1900; Framed: 14 1/2&#146;x 11 1/2" A native of Paisley near Glasgow, Macfarlane studied at the Paisley Art School and then made his way to London to seek his fame and fortune. He may initially have been employed in fabric painting, but he soon found his niche, painting fruit for such publications as the Florist and Pomologist and freelancing paintings for nurserymen like William Ball. Eventually, he began to focus on commisson based projects, finding employmnet from wealthy orchid-growers wishing to record their triumphs of orchid culture. Through this period, he pioneered the style and format which came to be used for record keeping by the Royal Horticultural Society's Orchid Committee. Macfarlane&#146;s admiration for orchids can be understand by their enduring history. Epiphytic orchids were first were brought to Great Britain in the 1700s from the West Indies and China and by the end of that century 15 species were growing at the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew in Great Britain. Orchids can impart a wide variety of messages, but historically the meanings of orchids have included wealth, love and beauty. To the ancient Greeks, orchids suggested virility, and after the rise in popularity of orchid collections in Victorian England, the meaning of orchids moved towards symbols of luxury and refinement. Orchids have also been believed to carry various healing and protective properties, allowing them to ward off disease. The Aztecs were said to drink a mixture of the vanilla orchid and chocolate to give them power and strength, and the Chinese believe orchids can help cure lung illnesses and coughs. Yet it is their graceful appearance that is no doubt responsible for their fascination among audiences past and present. Today, the meanings of orchids are generally regarded as symbols of rare and delicate beauty. Indeed, among the many different varietals of flowers, the orchid holds a special place as one of the most alluring and captivating, making them a special symbol of exotic beauty. Their charm and mystique delight those who receive them, for few other flowers have the ability to impress their recipient in the same way that the orchid can. Macfarlane&#146;s intricately drawn watercorlors reflect why flower specialists consider orchids to be the the world's most evolved flowers.

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        Memoirs of Don., Prince of the Peace, Duke del Alcudia, Count d&#146;Everamonte, &c., formerly prime minister of the King of Spain, Generalissimo of his Armies, high Admiral, &c. Written by himself. Edited, under the superintendence of his highness, by Lieut.-Colonel J. B. D&#146;Esménard. With and introduction, historical & biographical notes, &c.

      - London, Richard Bentley, 1836, 2 tomos, 22 x 14&#146;5 cm., plena p.e., 16 págs. &#150; retrato&#150; VIII + 492 págs. = retratos de Carlos IV y María Luisa de Parma &#150; VIII &#150; 428 págs. &#150; 2 h. (Gran ejemplar de esta rara edición inglesa que no hemos localizado en ninguna biblioteca pública española, incluso en la Nacional).

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        Comentarii Di Medicina Opera Periodica

      - Padua - Coi Tipi Della Minerva 1836 - A very scarce set, Comentarii Di Medicina Opera Periodica is a medical periodical byGiovanni Filippo Spongia. Including tables,someof whichfold out. In four volumes complete. In Italian. Giovanni Filippo Spongia (1510 - 80) was a Doctor of Medicine, Bachelor and Master in Chemistry and Pharmacy, Director of the Civil Hospital of Padua, former Medical Assistant and Professor of Clinical Medicine and Medical Treatment Special Internal for Medici, former Deputy to thePathology and Medical Mattersin the University of Padua, an active member of Academy of Science, Literature and Artsof Padua. With chapters on Medicine, Anatomy, Pathology, Chemistry, Physiology, Botany, Meteorolgy, Surgery andPharamcology. With an index to rear of each volume. With 'Advertisement Ai Sigmpori Associato' to rear to volume three. Ink inscription to front pastedown. Condition: In paper covered boards. Externally, generally sound but with some wear to extremities and handling marks to boards, slight loss to edges of spine labels and institutional stamps to spines. Front joint to volume one starting slightly, two hinges tender, one strained. Internally, firmly bound. Generally bright and clean throughout with onlyoccasional slight spot, minor foxing and handling mark and with institutional stamps. Overall: VERY GOOD [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Christian Psalmist, Or, Watts&#39; Psalms and Hymns with Copious Selections From Other Sources. The Whole Carefully Revised and Arranged, with Directions for Musical Expression

      New York : Ezra Collier, 1836, 1836-01-01. Hardcover. Acceptable. Possible library rebind. Rear cover missing. Text clean. Small book.

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        NOUVELLES RECHERCHES SUR LE RHUMATISME ARTICULAIRE AIGU EN GÉNÉRAL

      Chez J.-B. Baillière, Paris 1836 - 1 Vol. de VIII-162 pp. Primeira e muito rara edição deste tratado no qual Bauillaud determina pela primeira vez a Lei da Coincidência da Endocardite e da Pericardite. In-8º (220x135) [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Remarks on the geology and mineralogy of Nova Scotia.

      - Halifax, Gossip and Coade, Times Office, 1836. 8vo. pp. xl, 272, (2), with 1 folded lithographed frontispiece, 1 folded handcoloured geological map and 1 lithographed plate. Later cloth, spine rebacked. Abraham Gesner (1797-1864) was born in Nova Scotia. "First major, systematic description of the geology, mineralogy, and economic mineral deposits of Nova Scotia based on personal visits, and extracts from other works. The most interesting mineralogical descriptions occur in the large section entitled 'Trap District', p 169-265, especially in the Cape Blomidon sub-section, p 210-20, where much is described about the zeolite occurences, also calcite, prehnite, and the many varieties of crystalline and cryptocrystalline quartz, eg, jasper, agates, amethysts" (Sinkankas 2365). One corner of title with paper repair. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        PORTRAIT DE CAMILLE MELLINET (Lithographie originale de PROSPER SAINT GERMAIN)

      1836 - Gravures une lithographie originale, format : 41 x 48 cm, réhaussée en bleu et rouge, Camille Mellinet posant devant son cheval en costume de ville, le chapeau haut de forme à la main en bas de l'escalier des cours Saint-Pierre à Nantes, on reconnait bien les deux statues qui l'entourent, Lithographie Encadrée dans son cadre doré à la feuille d'époque accidenté mais bien complet de sa plaque en cuivre : camille Mellinet Nantes 1795- 1843, Portrait non signé sur la lithographie mais de Prosper Saint-Germain. sans date (1836 environ), Editeur non inscrit mais probablement Camille Mellinet lui-même, Camille Mellinet, né le 28 janvier 17951 et mort le 8 août 1843 à Nantes, est un imprimeur, un journaliste et un historien français. .Prosper Saint-Germain de son vrai nom Jean-Baptiste, Prosper Marie dit Saint-Germain, né à Paris en 1804 et décédé dans la même ville en 1875, est un peintre et illustrateur français.RARE LITHOGRAPHIE.2 exemplaires Connus dont celle de la bibliothèque municipale de Nantes.épreuve un peu jaunie.IMMENSE RARETE.en bon état général (good condition).

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        Remarks on the Geology and Mineralogy of Nova Scotia

      Gossip and Coade, Halifax, NS, 1836, - GESNER, Abraham. Remarks on the Geology and Mineralogy of Nova Scotia. Halifax: Gossip and Coade, Times Office, 1836. Pp. [v], vi-xl, [quarter leaf] ("Explanation of the Maps"), [1]-272, [1 leaf] ("Agents for the Foregoing Work"); with folding lithographic frontis. ("Parrsboro From the Water, 1836"), hand-coloured copperplate map of Nova Scotia by C. H. Belcher, and one lithographic plate ("Cape Split, 1836"). 8vo. (text: 8 3/8" x 5 1/2"). Original brown linen-covered boards, and with photographic replica of original paper label to spine. TPL 1957. Gesner, who was born at Cornwallis, Nova Scotia in 1797, divided the province into four geological and mineralogical districts: the Primary (unstratified, Granitic) District, the Clay Slate district, the Red Sandstone District (includes the Coal Fields), and the Trap (Basalt) District. The charm of the two lithographic plates (and the moodiness of the litho of Cape Split) has long been admired by collectors and viewers of Canadian prints. New endpapers. Spine professionally rebacked, and incorporating the original linen spine covering almost in its entirety. Some scattered foxing throughout, some light offsetting affecting some leaves. The original binding (it is faded), was never capable of withstanding much of any mishandling. Of the two plates and map: all three have very slight scattered foxing. A good to very good copy. 1,200.00 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        VOYAGE pittoresque dans les DEUX AMERIQUES.

      - A Paris, chez L. Tenré, et chez Henri Dupuy, 1836. Grand in-8 de (3) ff., XVI-568 pp.; demi-chagrin vert foncé, dos à quatre nerfs orné (reliure de l'époque). Première édition. Accompagnée de cartes et de nombreuses gravures en taille-douce sur acier, d'après les dessins de MM. de Sainson, dessinateur du Voyage de l'Astrolabe, et Jules Boilly. En très bon état. Légères rousseurs. Manque les deux cartes dépliantes, en fin de volume. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Rose tricolore

      l'auteur, [Paris 1836 - A lovely image by Redouté from his very rare final work "Choix de Soixante Roses," a book comprised of varieties not found in his monumental "Les Roses." The Choix de Soixante Roses was "the last of Redouté's original publications, a folio volume containing sixty plates of new roses printed in color after Redouté's method. The book was dedicated to his former pupil Louise-Marie d'Orleans, daughter of Louis Philippe, and now the first queen of the Belgians. In this last publication, Redouté honors his country of birth, if only by means of the dedication" (Stafleu, "Redouté - Peintre de Fleurs" in A Catalogue of Redoutéana Exhibited at the Hunt Botanical Library). The work was issued by Redouté at the end of his glorious career, on the heels of the success of his better known Choix des Plus Belles Fleurs . Like that work, the plates in Choix de Soixante Roses , issued in 15 parts, were produced via the method he developed nearly fifty years earlier: colour printed stipple engravings finished with additional hand-colouring. This method allowed Redouté to produce remarkably life-like and delicate depictions. By the time of this final work, however, lithography had largely replaced his laborious method. Placing these images in that context gives special meaning to this, his final encore. Both the book and images from the book are very rare. Stock could locate no more than 12 complete copies of the work extant and no copies have appeared at auction in over a quarter century. Dunthorne 234 ("not seen"); Great Flower Books, p. 129; Nissen 1593; Stock 2364. Stipple engraving printed in colors and finished by hand.

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        Précis de la Géographie Universelle, ou description de toutes les parties du monde sur un plan nouveau, d'après les grandes divisions naturelles du globe ; ." (série complète en 12 volumes sans l'Atlas cependant)

      Aimé André, Paris 1836 - 4e édition revue, corrigée, mis dans un nouvel ordre, et augmentée de toutes nouvelles découvertes, par M. J.-J.-N. Huot, Paris, Aimé André/Ve Le Normant, 1936-37, reliures demi-cuir, environs 22 X 13.5 cm, (xxiii) 698, 751, 824, 554, 767, 774, 884, 586, 802, 741, 802 et 717 pages, sans illustrations puisqu'elles se trouve dans l'atlas qui n'est pas présent ici. Les 12 volumes sont en très bon état ; propres et bien complets avec un peu d'usure mineure ici et là. Le volume premier montre cependant un petit manque à la coiffe du doset le 4e volume deux petites déchirures au même endroit. Les intérieurs sont en excellent état ; tous bien complets, propres et solidement reliés montrant seulement à l'occasion des rousseurs allant de légère à sévère (sans jamais toutefois que la lecture soit empêchée) à certains groupes de pages (parfois deux pages, parfois dix) et quelques rarissimes petites et discrètes traces de mouillure. Somme toute un très bel ensemble. Une série presqu'impossible à trouver dans son intégralité. À ne pas manquer !!! (AVERTISSEMENT ; Les frais d¿envoi internationaux donnés par Abebooks sont souvent erronés veuillez obligatoirement m¿écrire pour connaître les frais d¿envoi réels pour l¿extérieur du Canada AVANT de passer votre commande sinon vous pourriez avoir de très mauvaises surprises. Paiement de préférence par Paypal). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Erinnerung an Prag in bildlichen Ansichten und historischen Erläuterungen. Als Gedenkbuch für Fremde und Einheimische.

      Prag [1836]. With 24 steelengravings. 52 pp. + pl. Later worn cloth. Some pages foxing

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        Blick in eine Schwarzwälder Spinnstube mit vielen Personen um Tisch und Kachelofen, umgeben von vier Trachtengruppen, 6 Ansichten, allegorischen Figuren und Wappen.

      . Altkol. Lithographie von L.v. Hohbach aus 'Malerische Länderschau', Kempten, Dannheimer, um 1836, 32 x 37,5 cm.. Die Figuren zeigen einen Uhrenhändler, einen Fischer, die Trachten der Odenwälder, Hauensteiner und Murgtaler und ein Kirchgartner Brautpaar. Die Ansichten mit dem Heidelberger Schloß, der Kettenbrücke in Mannheim, Gesamtansichten von Baden-Baden und Konstanz, dem Dom von Freiburg und der Innenstadt von Karlsruhe. Unten mittig das großherzogliche Wappen. - Dekoratives, figurenreiches Blatt. Mittelbild und die vier Trachtengruppen im feinen Altkolorit. Geglättete Bugfalte. Nur gering gebräunt.

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        The Knickerbocker, New-York Monthly Magazine: 57 Volumes, 1836-1865

      New York: Clark & Edson; John Allen, [et al.]. (1836-1865). First. Periodical Magazine. 57 volumes. Octavos, some illustrated with engraved plates. A near-complete run of consecutive volumes from 1836-1865 of Lewis Gaylord Clark&#39;s influential monthly magazine, known for its comic wit and for debuting the work of the best American writers of the day. Among the many complete works included in this run are the first printed appearances of Nathaniel Hawthorne&#39;s "The Fountain of Youth" (re-titled "Dr. Heidegger&#39;s Experiment" in Twice-Told Tales) and "Edward Fane&#39;s Rosebud," Longfellow&#39;s "A Psalm of Life", Jeremiah Reynold&#39;s "Mocha Dick, or The White Whale of the Pacific", John Water&#39;s "The Iron Foot-step," and Francis Parkman&#39;s "The Oregon Trail," (published in 21 installments from 1847-1849). Also included are numerous contributions by Washington Irving and other members of the famous "Knickerbocker Group." An ex-library set with bookplates, perforated stamp on the title pages or first text page: 30 volumes are bound in contemporary half calf and marbled paper boards, 23 in later dark green cloth, 1 in contemporary publisher&#39;s cloth, and 3 unbound volumes (each consisting of six monthly issues) in the original wrappers. Volumes 17-18 bound in one without the January, March, May, July, and December issues of 1841, else a complete consecutive run from July, 1836 - October, 1865. The calf spines are worn and scuffed, a few volumes with detached boards and dampstaining, overall a fair set. .

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        Oeuvres Complètes de CASIMIR DELAVIGNE de l&#39; Académie Française [Seule édition avoué par l&#39;auteur]

      Paris, Delloye et Lecou, 1836.. 1836. 1 f., faux-titre, portrait de l&#39;auteur par Bernardi d&#39;après MONVOISIN, titre, VII(I)618 pp., 1 f. Avec 12 gravures sur acier h.-t., dont 9 d&#39;après JOHANNOT, 1 d&#39;après DELAROCHE, 1 MARCKL, 1 REGNIER & nombreuses vignettes en bois d. l. texte. Demi-veau bleu de l&#39;époque, dos richement doré, plats & ff. de garde marbrés. Reliure frotté aux extrémités; rousseurs. Probablement assez rare. Cette édition pas dans VICAIRE, ni dans SANDER. * Probably a rare item. We could not trace our copy in the usual works of reference; GRAESSE IV, p. 127 gives under LA VIGNE, J. Franç. Cas. de,: Oeuvres, complètes. Paris 1846 a copy with 12 vignettes of Johanneau(sic).

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