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2020-08-05 23:03:21
Dickens, Charles
Chapman & Hall, 1837. First edition. Hardcover. 8vo. [5], vi-xiv, [3], 2-609, [1] pp. Bound in recent brown calf, spine with red morocco label and 4 raised bands with gilt ruling and gilt lettering, patterned endpapers and pastedowns. Illustratedy with an engraved frontispiece and vignette title page, and with 43 plates by Robert Seymour (first 7 plates following the vignette titlepage), Robert William Buss (2 plates following those of Seymour), and H. K. Browne ("Phiz") (frontispiece, vignette titlepage, and final 32 plates). First edition bound from the parts. Bound without the half-title, mixed issue but many earlier points present (both Buss plates are included, sign in vignette titlepage reads "Veller" and plate is signed "Phiz fecit", pp. 341 and 342 are Hatton & Cleaver variant A, early plates lack captions but have page numbers, later plates lack both). Smith I 3, Eckel, pp. 17-58; Gimbel A-15; Hatton & Cleaver, pp. 3-88. A pleasing, attractively bound copy of Dickens' first novel. Very Good. Modern binding is close to Fine, scattered mild darkening and foxing to some leaves and plates, tiny tears to pages 237 and 273 (not affecting the text). [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Evening Star Books (eveningstarbooks) [Madison, Wisconsin, United States]
2020-08-05 15:01:02
HUGO (Victor)
Paris: 1837. Librairie Koegui 21, rue vieille boucherie 64100 Bayonne Tél. +33 5 59 59 78 74 HUGO (Victor) - Les Voix intérieures. Poésies VI. - 1837 - Edition Originale 1837 - Edition originale 38817 HUGO (Victor) Eugène Renduel - 1837 Reliure demi-maroquin chocolat à petits coins. Dos lisse avec mosaïques dorées et date dorée au talon. Couverture conservée. Reliure signée NOULHAC. Exemplaire lavé. A grandes marges. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Librairie KOEGUI (alphab64) [64100 Bayonne, France]
2020-08-05 14:27:03
Charles Colcock Jones
Savannah: Thomas Purse & Co, 1837. "The fanaticism of a small portion of the Citizens of the free States, on the subject of Slavery, has very inconsiderately, been allowed, in a measure, to check the instruction of the Negroes. But matters are taking the right course, once more. Never let the movements of these men, interfere with you. The command of the Apostle is, "from such withdraw thyself." ADDRESS TO THE SENIOR CLASS IN THE THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY OF THE SYNOD OF SOUTH CAROLINA AND GEORGIA, ON THE EVENING OF THE ANNIVERSARY, COLUMBIA, JULY 10th 1837. Charles C. Jones. Savannah: THOMAS PURSE & CO., 1837. 8vo. Rare.18 pages. "PUBLISHED AT THE REQUEST OF THE CLASS." Modern wraps, stitched; upper cover replicating title page; bit of random foxing, else textblock clear and unmarked. Written during Jones' single two-year break from his ministry serving the Slaves of Liberty County, Georgia from December 1832 until December 1847. In 1837, at the repeated urging of the Synod of South Carolina and Georgia, he put aside his missionary duties to accept the chair of church history and polity in the Presbyterian Theological Seminary at Columbia, South Carolina. "This is a sound and affectionate Address, in which the speaker exhorts his young friends on the subjects of personal piety; knowledge, and the habits necessary to acquire a large measure of it; activity in the ministry; an exclusive devotion to its duties; firm attachment to the doctrines of the gospel; purity of moral character, etc. We are well acquainted with the spirit and views of professor Jones and we rejoice that he i … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: 504antiquariyat [Gretna, Louisiana, United States]
2020-08-05 12:18:09
Thomas Carlyle
Chapman and Hall Ltd, 1837. Nice 3 volume set of Antique Books entitled, "The French Revolution, A History" by Thomas Carlyle published in 1837 for your library or collection. See item description and pics below. The French Revolution 1837 3 Vols by Thomas Carlyle Leather Bound - 1st Edition Chapman and Hall Estate of Allen from DE Dairy Item Description Here is a nice rare and uncommon complete 1st edition 3 volume set of books about the French Revolution by Thomas Carlyle for your buying consideration. Would make a great gift or keep for yourself! Not many times that you will see this set of books made available. Only 1 other on the online sites we look to and research from and that is a newer edition. These books are 243 years old and in very good condition for their age. The books came from the estate of an Allen whom once ran a milk dairy in Delaware, that was a serious book collector. Many other books from his collection will to be offered in our online store over the next few days. This fine set of Antique Books is being offered to you at a price below what you would see in a high end auction house or gallery. We have been selling fine items out of our home for over 35 years. We can therefore better control our acquisition costs, keep commission costs low (if applicable), and finally, we don't have the overhead that the higher end houses and galleries pass on to their clients. Beautifully bound set of the complete 3 volumes of these books, as noted on the title page. Volume 1 is "The Bastille", Volume 2 is "The Constitution", and Volume 3 is "The Guillotine". These … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: TimelessTokensDE (hallboys321) [Georgetown, Delaware, United States]
2020-08-05 09:13:50
Condition: Ottime condizioni. [Polonia] Christien J.Ostrowski Settimana Exil Eo 1837 Cartello a George Sabbia La descrizione di questo articolo è stata tradotta automaticamente. Se hai dubbi o domande, ti invitiamo a contattarci. [POLONIA - ROMANTICISMO - ESILE] Christien Josef OSTROWSKI 1811-1882 Christien Ostrowski o Kristien Ostrowski (Krystyn Piotr Celestyn Józef Ostrowski), nato il 19 maggio 1811 a Ujazd (dipartimento di Varsavia) e morto il 4 luglio 1882 a Losanna, è un letterato polacco, rifugiato dal 1831 in Europa occidentale, in particolare in Francia e Belgio. Biografia È il figlio del generale e politico polacco Antoni Jan Ostrowski (1782-1845). Nacque in quello che era allora il ducato di Varsavia, uno stato legato alla Francia nell'ambito del sistema napoleonico e che fu quindi diviso in dipartimenti; nel 1815, durante il Congresso di Vienna, il ducato fu attribuito allo zar Alessandro, assumendo tuttavia il nome di Regno di Polonia. Ha completato i suoi studi secondari al Liceo di Varsavia, poi al Collegio dei Fratelli scolopi, e gli studi superiori all'Università di Varsavia. Nel 1830, si recò in Francia e fu testimone della Rivoluzione di luglio, seguita da quella del Belgio, che proclamò la sua indipendenza dai Paesi Bassi. Questi eventi hanno ripercussioni in Polonia, poiché Nicola I, zar di Russia e re di Polonia dal 1825, prevede di inviare truppe russe e polacche per sottomettere il Belgio. Questa è una delle cause dell'insurrezione iniziata il 29 novembre 1830 a Varsavia. Durante questo periodo, Antoni Ostrowski, suo padre, ebbe un ruolo di primo pian … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: AmidesLivres-Boutique (amideslivres) [Fontenay sous Bois, France]
2020-08-04 18:09:06
Liszt, Franz, Komponist (1811-1886).
Ohne Ort und Jahr [Paris, ca. 1837], Gr.-8°. 3 Seiten. Doppelblatt mit Adresse. An Étienne Masset (1799-1857), den Geschäftspartner des Musikverlegers Eugène Troupenas in Paris über den Klavierauszug der Oper "La Esmeralda" der jungen Komponistin Louise Bertin (1805-1877), einer Schülerin von François-Joseph Fétis: "Je vous ferai parvenir d'ici à 24 heures le morceau terminé de La Esmeralda, mon cher Monsieur Masset, et j'engage ma parole d'honneur qu'avant la fin de mai le tout sera achevé et envoyé. Je n'ai pas osé me présenter chez Mlle Bertin à cause de tous ces retards mais je compte lui écrire dans la quinzaine pour lui faire toutes mes excuses. Vous savez combien je suis occupé et ennuyé de trente-six façons. Ne voilà-t-il pas Fétis qui nous envoie une admirable moutarde après dîner! Et il faudra répondre à cela! C'est embêtant, mais tant pis pour le cher et docte professeur. Tâchez de me justifier auprès de Mlle Bertin, je tiens beaucoup à ce qu'elle n'ait pas mauvaise opinion de moi. Elle peut absolument compter sur mon zèle et mon exactitude désormais. Avez vous vu Lafont? Je désirerais bien que cette affaire put s'arranger. Quoiqu'il m'arrive, gardez moi toujours un peu de cette vive affection que vous m'avez témoigné, et croyez moi bien votre dévoué F. Liszt." - Übersetzungsversuch: "Ich werde Ihnen das fertige Stück von La Esmeralda binnen 24 Stunden zusenden und ich gebe Ihnen mein Ehrenwort, dass es vor Ende Mai beendet sein wird. Ich habe mich wegen all dieser Verzögerungen nicht getraut, mich Madame Bertin vorzustellen, aber ich habe vor, ihr zu schreiben u … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Eberhard Köstler Autographen&Bücher oHG [Tutzing, Germany]
2020-08-04 15:47:02
Sir Edwin Saunders
London: 1837. Click on "Read more" under item description for a full description of this lot (on eBay mobile only). Many thanksLouis88Books. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Title Advice On the Care Of The Teeth By Edwin Saunders, Dentist [Very Scarce Volume - Full Leather Binding] ____________ Fourteenth Thousand ~ Full Leather Binding __________ Author Edwin Saunders ______________________ Year of Publication 1837 __________________________ Publisher London: Thomas Ward & Co. _______________________ For full description see below - after all photographs ___________________________________________ Description: London: Thomas Ward & Co., 1837, Fourteenth Thousand [Presumed First Edition]. Full leather binding with gilt detailed decoration to the boards, gilt titles and gilt decoration to the spine. Gilt page edges. Coloured frontispiece of a lady's head with a lift up tab showing the inside of her jaw and all her teeth. xi, 107pp. COPAC only list this edition (in twelfth and fourteenth thousand) of this volume - both date 1837. None online for sale that I can find. Approximately 6 ½ inches tall. Condition Report Externally Spine - good condition - gilt titles with gilt decoration, a little rubbing. Joints - good condition - gently rubbed. Corners - good condition - gently bumped. Boards - good condition - green leather boards with decorative gilt pattern and gilt titles, the outer edges of the boards are also decorated in gilt, minor marks and scratches, some rubbing, some marks to the rear board. Page edges - good condition - all gilt. See above and photos … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Louis'88Books (allright88) [Salisbury, United Kingdom]
2020-08-04 14:36:08
Abbé Benoît
Abbé Benoît. Premier manuel de l'enfance (1837). Apprentissage de la lecture et pédagogie. Education. Bel exemplaire relié en maroquin de l'époque. Rare. Abbé Benoît Premier manuel de l'enfance, dédié à ses petis amis Ernest et Emile, par M. l'Abbé Benoît ; publié par la Société des Dictionnaires, et des livres d'utilité et d'éducation. Paris, Au Bureau Central des Dictionnaires, 1837 [de l'imprimerie de D'Urtubie, Worms et Compagnie, Paris] 1 volume in-16 (15,7 x 11,5 cm) de 127 pages. Reliure strictement de l'époque plein maroquin rouge poli, dos lisse richement orné en long, roulette dorée en encadrement des plats, doublures et gardes de papier marbré. Reliure fraîche très bien conservée. Intérieur en bon état malgré quelques rousseurs et un bord de feuillet déchiré (sans perte de texte), un petit grattage au bas d'une page (effaçant un mot). Edition originale et unique édition. Ce petit manuel se compose d'un avertissement qui établit la méthode prônée par l'abbé Benoît pour l'étude de la lecture chez le très jeune enfant. "Ne tenez pas, dans les quinze premiers jours, un enfant appliqué et sans distraction plus d'un quart d'heure de suite. Si même c'est trop pour les premières fois, contentez-vous de quelques minutes. Commencez par lui montrer les figures en lui prononçant les noms. Il ne lui faudra pas répéter cette étude plus de trois fois pour qu'il les sache parfaitement bien. Quand vous le laissez à lui-même, n'exigez pas qu'il reste constamment fixé sur une ligne, une page ou une figure plutôt que sur une autre. Quoique les difficultés soient graduées, il est pos … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: LIBRAIRIE ANCIENNE HUGONNARD-ROCHE (lamourquibouquine) [Alise Ste Reine, France]
2020-08-04 12:50:02
Paris: 1837. Librairie Koegui 21, rue vieille boucherie 64100 Bayonne Tél. +33 5 59 59 78 74 BEAUCHAMP (Alph. De.) - Histoire de la guerre d'Espagne et de Portugal sous Napoléon - 1837 - Edition Originale 1837 - Edition originale. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Librairie KOEGUI (alphab64) [64100 Bayonne, France]
2020-08-03 17:26:19
1837. Vice et vertu Album moral représentant en action les suites inévitables de la bonne et de la mauvaise conduite. 12 sujets composés et lithographiés par Jules David : vagabondage (12 ans), débauche (20 ans), fainéantise (25 ans), crime (35 ans), opprobre (40 ans), travail (20 ans), étude (25 ans), bonheur (30ans), récompense (45 ans), philanthropie (50 ans). Don de Monsieur Benjamin Delessert à Gustave Defos, 16 aout 1837. Ouvrage qui a obtenu le 1er prix proposé par Mr Benjamin Delessert, Président de la Caisse d'Épargne de Paris. Paris, sans date (vers 1836), Jeannin éditeur. 1 volume 44 cm x 29 cm avec 12 pages de lithographies, couverture d'origine conservée. Complet. Lithographies noir et blanc : 19 cm x 15 cm Reliure d'époque demi-cuir verte : frottée. Des rousseurs éparses sur le papier, lithographies en très bon état. Ouvrage rare. Port et emballage inclus pour la France métropolitaine. Port et emballage forfaitaire de 25 euros pour l'étranger.
Bookseller: LIBRAIRIE ANCIENNE HUGONNARD-ROCHE (lamourquibouquine) [Alise Ste Reine, France]
2020-08-01 00:27:01
Austen, Jane
LONDON, 1837 Published by RICHARD BENTLEY Binding: HARD BACK BROWN Size: 4 1/4 X 6 1/2 424 Pages Overall Condition is: GOOD marbled boards with leather spine and corners, small chip out of top of front board, some pages foxed, general wear and rubbed cover.tight binding. very early complete in 1 volume edition. The very first edition published in 1814 edgerton in 3 volumes.
Bookseller: Princeton Antiques Bookshop (princetn) [Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States]
2020-07-30 20:36:05
Carey, Lea & Blanchard and John Miller, Philadelphia and London, 1837. First edition. Tall octavo. Publisher's brown cloth gilt. 342pp. Probably contemporary embossed bookstore stamp from a Lebanon, Pennsylvania shop. Moderate foxing in the text, tiny tears at the spine ends, else a nice, very near fine copy. An important work of economics, the prevailing document in the foundation of American economic thought. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA [Gloucester City, NJ, U.S.A.]
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2020-07-30 18:32:02
MOOR, John Henry.
Singapore: [printed at the Mission Press,], 1837. One of the earliest books ever published in Singapore containing the first comprehensive map of Singapore Town and environs Quarto. Original red cloth-backed blue paper covered boards, expertly rebacked at an early date, vestige of the original label. Housed in a custom brown morocco-backed green cloth solander box. Large hand-coloured folding map of "The Town and environs of Singapore, drawn by J. B. Tassin, from an actual survey by G. D. Coleman", with five further folding maps, all but one likewise hand-coloured, all lithographed by Tassin in Calcutta. Skilful paper restoration to folding maps. Slight wear to extremities, boards rubbed and soiled, text-block variably foxed and toned, green pigment on the maps, probably verdigris from the tone, has struck through to the verso quite strongly, other colours remarkably bright; a very good copy indeed. First edition of one of the earliest books published in Singapore, comprising of articles first published in the Singapore Chronicle, Singapore's first newspaper, between 1824 and 1834. The proposed second part was never published. This valuable resource includes articles which would now otherwise be lost, as there are no known surviving copies of the Singapore Chronicle dating from 1824 to 1826. Although reasonably well-held institutionally it is notably scarce in commerce, with just one copy traced at auction. The work provides a detailed account of life in the settlement at that time, as well as travel routes throughout East Asia, trading reviews of various ports and towns, … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Peter Harrington [United Kingdom]
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2020-07-30 14:07:07
Apud editores 1837-1843. R110565926: 1837-1843. In-4. Relié. Bon état, Couv. convenable, Dos satisfaisant, Intérieur frais. Titre et auteur dorés sur les dos. Dos abimé pour certains tomes. Texte en colonnes. 4 photos disponibles. . . . Classification Dewey : 200-RELIGION [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Le-Livre [SABLONS, France]
2020-07-30 14:07:07
Apud Editores 1837-1845. R110565941: 1837-1845. In-4. Relié. Bon état, Couv. convenable, Dos satisfaisant, Intérieur frais. Dos du tome 22 abimé. Titre doré sur les dos. 4 photos disponibles. . . . Classification Dewey : 200-RELIGION [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Le-Livre [SABLONS, France]
2020-07-29 16:26:16
Charles Dickens
1837. Here is a good vintage Dickens book. Has normal wear for its age. Has some wear to the spine edges. Some of the cover is peeling a bit. Has a name and writing inside front page. Don't Forget to Follow on Instagram Nevermore_Sales See photos as they are an important part of the description and will help you know what you are bidding on. I do not accept returns. I do my best to describe all items but Sometimes I miss things so the photos are important. . Please Please ask questions. Thanks for bidding and good luck. Check out all my items for some great finds. Lots of cool stuff at my auctions. I can combine shipping on most. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: nevermore [Hinton, Virginia, United States]
2020-07-29 12:54:10
Frederick Marryat.
London: Henry Colburn, 1837. Sadleir 1598. A very good, superior copy of this elusive title.
Bookseller: Westfield Books [UK]
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2020-07-28 17:22:38
Alexander Gr. Obodovsky (1796-1852), geographer, educator, author of the first Russian courses in pedagogics, statistics, economic geography. Rare work for Russian teachers.
Bookseller: M.B.Rare Books [Moscow, Russia]
2020-07-26 18:13:04
LEPSIUS Karl Richard - CAVEDONI Celestino
Very rare set of 2 works bound in one. First edition. In-8. Lepsius: Rome, 1837, 100 pages, 2 plates. Cavedoni: Per gli Eredi Soliani, Modena, 1845, 75 pages. Modern full-leather, as new, a beautiful book. Inserted a fragment of a contemporary letter in Italian, undated and by an unidentified hand, but mentioning the 1st part of Champollion's Egyptian Grammar of 1836. Language: French. THIS BOOK SHIPS FROM EUROPE, SHIPPING COSTS WILL BE UPDATED ACCORDINGLY (BPF). Relevant subjects: Egypt, Texts and Language. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Meretseger Books [Paris, France]
2020-07-25 01:54:59
DOLORES SUCRE (1837-1917). HANDWRITTEN POEM AL ECUADOR. Previously unrecorded autograph poem signed by Dolores Sucre and dated 1905 with place of her home Guayaquil in Dolores Sucre's own hand . Unrecorded poems of Dolores Sucre are becoming increasingly difficult to find on the market. She was on a stamp in her home country The charm of this item is certainly increased by the fact that it an original manuscript poem something rarely seen on thicker cardstock. 3 1/2" x 5" inches.Yellowing can be seen on paper. Very good condition overall considering age. Dolores Sucre y Lavayen (Guayaquil, noviembre de 1837 - Ibíd., 5 de junio de 1917) fue una poetisa y escritora ecuatoriana. Índice 1 Biografía 2 Fallecimiento 3 Referencias 4 Enlaces externos Biografía Nació en noviembre de 1837 en la ciudad de Guayaquil, sus padres fueron el coronel José Ramón de Sucre y Alcalá y la dama Mercedes Lavayen y García.1​ Era, por tanto, sobrina del Gran Mariscal de Ayacucho Antonio José de Sucre. Fue su primo segundo el Dr. César Borja Lavayen. Desde pequeña desarrolló un talento por la poesía y la literatura, cultivándolo durante toda su vida de enseñanza y patriotismo. Su obra ha sido publicada en los periódicos y revistas del país en aquella época al igual que en el extranjero. En 1883 cantó poesías al Centenario del Nacimiento del Libertador, luego en las inauguraciones de las estatuas de Simón Bolívar y Vicente Rocafuerte. El 9 de diciembre de 1905 recibió la Lira de Oro en el Teatro Olmedo de Guayaquil,1​ por parte de la Srta. María Sánchez Urbina; y, el poeta Numa Pompilio Llona le dedic … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: collectiblecollectiblecollectible [Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States]
2020-07-24 07:04:09
BOTTA, Paul-Émile.
157 pp.First edition of an account of an 1837 voyage through the Red Sea to Yemen by the naturalist Botta (1802-70), who had served as army physician to Mehmed Ali in Egypt before accepting a commission by the Paris Museum of Natural History to explore the coasts of the Red Sea. His expedition, lasting from 1836 to 1839, was much aided by the fact that he was fully fluent in Arabic. He visited Jeddah before landing in Hodeida in 1836, proceeding to Bet el-Fakih, Sebid, and Hais, Djebel-Ras, Maammara, Cahim, Djennat and Haguef, visiting Tihama and the highlands under the protection of Ibrahim Pasha and Sheikh Hussein Bin Yahia. “Botta's foremost deed in the Yemen was the ascent and exploration of the 3006 metre Djebel Sabor, south of Taizz, a climb which Forskal had vainly desired to undertake ... Botta was the first to provide details on the cultivation of and trade in the drug khat” (cf. Henze).Old ownership stamp erased from title-page, otherwise an excellent copy, appealingly bound. Rare.l Gay 3675; Henze I, 308; WorldCat 28330825.
Bookseller: ASHER Rare Books (Since 1830) [Netherlands]
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2020-07-24 07:04:08
LOW, Charles Rathbone.
[4], 302 pp.Rare first American edition of the tales and anecdotes from lieutenant Charles Rathbone Low (1837-1918) in the Indian Navy, which was published at the same time in London. Lieutenant Low was engaged in suppressing piracy and the slave trade in the Indian Ocean, China Sea, Persian Gulf, Red Sea and the East Coast of Africa, but as an historian and author of naval fiction and non-fiction he also wrote on the British navy, important officers of the navy and the voyages of the Indian navy round the world. Although these tales are very often classified as one of Low's three fiction works, the book's anecdotes actually describe real naval events, retold as heroic tales of adventure in the Indian navy. A number of the stories take place in the Persian Gulf, where the Indian navy had to combat piracy. One of the most remarkable and dramatic stories is the attack by Jowassamee (Al Qasimi) on Low's ship, the “Nautilus”. It is important to note the British misinterpretation here of the Al Qasimi, the people and rulers of Sharjah, now one of the United Arab Emirates, as “pirates”. This episode is included in a later, more scholarly work by Low, which is also his best-known work: The history of the Indian navy (1877). Low also describes the conflict with John Chinaman and some Malay pirates. While the book presents these events as a series of tales, it also serves as a report on the Indian navy's voyages under lieutenant Low and shows the British perspective on events concerning these seas, the Persian Gulf and the Al Qasimi.With owner's inscription in ink from Charles E. Ke … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ASHER Rare Books (Since 1830) [Netherlands]
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2020-07-23 16:30:15
Alf.-A.-L.-M. Velpeau
Méquignon-Marvis Père et Fils, 1837. Condition: Etat correct. Traité complet d'Anatomie Chirurgicale générale et topographique du corps humain ou anatomie considérée dans ses rapports avec la pathologie chirurgicale et la médecine opératoire. En 3 Ouvrages : Tomes Premier + Tome Second + Atlas. 1837 Editeur:Méquignon-Marvis Père et FilsAuteur:Alf.-A.-L.-M. VelpeauDate d'impression:1837Format/taille:in8Reliure:BrochéPages:629 + 716 pagesÉtat: Etat correctDétail de l'état:Etat Correct / Ancien -Pour l'ensemble : Couvertures défraichiesRéférence45657Disponibilité En stock Description Etat Correct / Ancien -Pour l'ensemble : Couvertures défraichies (usures pliures micro-déchirures coiffes) voir photo - Intérieur : Correct propre gondolé rares rousseurs Atlas en bon état : usures d'usage quelques pliures aux couvertures petite déchirure au bas du dos intérieur bien propre légèrement corné rares rousseurs. OK Lecture complet. Voir photos Images Autres livres de notre catalogue Le chateau de montaigne MICROECONOMIE. Tome 2, Théorie du producteur et de l'offre Les contes d'Orient et d'Occident : contes égyptiens, indiens, persans, arabes, russes, hongrois, serbes, roumains, scandinaves, néerlandais, anglais, allemands, italiens, espagnols. / par Ch. Simond ; illustrations de Bouisset et de Gil Baer. Dieu la nuit 1979 1999 mouna ayoub parcours d'une collectionneuse Causeries d'abdu'l-baha donnees a paris en 1911 101 Jeux - Cinéma Les roses Le mystère etrusque Parlons coréen.
Bookseller: Livre Nomade (livre-nomade) [Le Puy Ste Réparade, France]
2020-07-23 05:45:55
BAYARD, Émile.
An extensive collection of proof impressions of all 12 illustrations drawn by Émile Bayard (1837-1891) and engraved by Jules Massard (1848?-1891?) and Eugène Michel Joseph Abot (1836-1894) for the 1885 edition of Alphonse Daudet's Fromont jeune et Risler aîné. Moeurs parisiennes. This novel, first published in 1874 was a great critical and popular success, quickly making Daudet's name famous. As a result it went through many editions, some luxuriously illustrated. The definitive illustrations were published by Louis Conquet in Paris in 1885 in a limited edition (500 copies) of the novel with the present twelve masterly plates "gravées à l'eau-forte" after Bayard. The present set has 4 to 8 impressions of each plate, most or all in 4 or more states. All have the engraved signature of the artist in the image area, but only two have any further engraved text. The first proof of the first plate has "E. Abot aqua f d'après E. Bayard" and the last proof of the same plate has "Jules Massard. sc.", both in the plate below the image. The engraving is usually credited to Massard, but it would appear from this early proof that Abot began the work and Massard finished it. The last proof of the eleventh plate has the pencilled initials of the artist, "E. B." below the image, apparently in his own hand.One example of one print is on wove paper, mounted on the leaf of the book, but all others are printed directly on the leaves. Their laid paper is watermarked "MBM" for Morel, Bercious and Masure, who developed machines for the Canson paper mill to make this so-called "mould-made" paper fo … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ASHER Rare Books (Since 1830) [Netherlands]
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2020-07-22 14:43:15
Adams, Thomas F.
printed and published by the compiler, Philadelphia, 1837. First edition, 8vo, pp. [1], 372, [8]; contemporary sprinkled calf, black morocco label on spine; engraved frontispiece; 4 engraved plates; additional typographic illustrations throughout the text; spine extremities and corners a bit scuffed; otherwise very good. Nice copy. Adam's Typographia was the most popular printers' manual for decades, educating printers and compositors on the history of the craft and its technical and aesthetic considerations. Adam's manual draws heavily from the work of Joseph Moxon and other prominent printers. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books (ABAA / ILAB) [St. Paul, MN, U.S.A.]
2020-07-22 03:24:03
In Paris: Le Palais Royal - Domaine de la Couronne. Stone Fountain Royal Palace Field Crown Architecture 60 Planches 1837 Rare The description of this item has been automatically translated. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us. Please consult the conditions of sale at the end of the description before any purchase. [PIERRE FONTAINE] The Royal Palace - Domaine de la Couronne. [ARCHITECTURE - PIERRE FONTAINE] In Paris, Imprimerie de LB Thomassin et Cie, 1837. In-4 - 26.5x33cm. Vintage burgundy half sheepskin binding, smooth back decorated with triple golden threads, golden title on piece of leather on the front cover. 40pp, 60pl. Second edition, the original dates from 1834. A very complete example of its 60 line plates (the doubles were mounted upside down), 21 of them were designed by the architect Pierre Fontaine, one of the inventors and main representatives of the Empire style. He was in charge of the rehabilitation and restoration of the Palais-Royal which he completed in 1831. Magnificent ex-libris signed Decaris glued on the first flat. Work from the Roxane Debuisson collection. In more than 60 years of a real passion for the streets of Paris, Roxane Debuisson (1927-2018) has built an exceptional collection on the capital, from the middle of the 18th to the middle of the 20th century: the thousands of images, books, commercial invoices, decorative objects and street furniture, all seriously documented, actively contribute to the knowledge of the capital of yesterday, while reflecting the taste, sensitivity, erudition and elegance of this great ep … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Librairie L'Art et la Manière (mj2cbooks) [Montrouge, France]
2020-07-21 21:02:15
Cuvier, [Georges] Baron
G. Henderson, London, 1837. Complete in four volumes. Original half calf over marbled boards, raised bands, decorated compartments, (8 3/4 x 6 inches). 1834-1837 (engraved title pages with 1837 imprint). Volume one: Mammalia - Birds; xvi, 380, xviii, pages plus 63 color plates of Mammalia and 99 color plates of Birds at rear (note somes plates with same number but different images throughout all four volumes, making plate count higher than plate numbers). Volume Two: Reptiles - Fishes; xxxv, 412, xxii, pages plus 40 color plates of Reptiles, and 88 color plates of Fish at rear. Volume Three: Mollusca - Annelides - Crustacea - Arachnides and Insecta; xxxv, 472, xxiv, pages plus 44 color plates of Mollusca, 10 color plates of Annelides, 42 color plates of Crustacea, 29 color plates of Arachnides at rear. Volume Four: Insecta - Zoophytes; xliv, 544, xxxii pages plus 115 color plates of Insecta, and 24 color plates of Zoophytes at rear. Expected wear and rubbing to exteriors, some foxing to prelims, the plates are clean and bright. A desirable scarce and unbroken (all plates present) set of this classic work of the French naturalist Georges Cuvier (1769 - 1832), containing the results of his extensive research into the structure of living and fossil animals. Size: Thick Octavo [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Books & Bidders Antiquarian Booksellers [Cleveland, OH, U.S.A.]
2020-07-20 22:56:04
Aquatinta v. Martens n. Dielmann b. C. Jügel in Frankfurt, 1837, 15,8 x 83 Dekorative Ansicht von Deutz über den Rhein, mittig die Schiffsbrücke. Breitrandiges Exemplar.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Clemens Paulusch GmbH [Germany]
2020-07-20 22:56:03
Baden - Baden
kol. Aquatinta v. Hürlimann n. Remberger, 1837, 16,6 x 92,7 Sehr schönes, intensives und sorgfältiges Kolorit (alt?).
Bookseller: Antiquariat Clemens Paulusch GmbH [Germany]
2020-07-20 13:58:17
Smith, J. E.; Legends & Miracles & Curious & Marvellous Stories of Human Nature King's Evil
LONDON, 1837 Published by B. D. COUSINS Binding: HARD BACK GREEN Jacket: NO Size: 5 3/4 X 9 94 Pages Overall Condition is: POOR+ 12 numbered issues all published into one book; Published every Saturday; Contents include King's Evil; Trial for Witchcraft; The Devil of Mascon; Mary Maillard; Valentine Greatraks; The Drummer of Tedworth; Ann Jeffries; Jane Rider; The Wonder of Sleep; Rachel Baker; Fanaticism; Seers and Peepers; Animal Magnetism. Book Condition: Fair-/Poor+, general wear, looks to have been soiled with oil because the oil seeps through the covers onto the page edges throughout book; bookplate on inner board, pen markings on front endpaper, somewhat cracked hinges, and age toned pages.
Bookseller: Princeton Antiques Bookshop (princetn) [Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States]
2020-07-19 18:59:06
Wordsworth, William
London: Edward Moxon, 1837. A New Edition. A New Edition. 6 Volumes, uniformly and bound, contemporaneously, in full wavy grain black levant with gilt fillet border design on both covers and panels in gilt on spine with flourishes. All six volumes have similar fore-edge motif themes, obviously executed by the same artist, executed mid-19th Century, consisting of country bridges in pastoral settings, often with small villages pictured as well. Bindings and fore-edges in nice condition, with expert repairs to all volumes, fore-edges with age-related effects to paintings, wear to endsheets, some foxing (minimal), in general a nice presentation and a lovely matched set of art and poet.
Bookseller: Nudelman Rare Books [United States]
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2020-07-19 16:03:06
Henry David Thoreau
New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1837. Very Good. Most volumes do not look read. Two have gift message written on cover page. One book missing DJ. More details below. The Writings of Henry D. Thoreau, Journal and Eight of the 12 Writings as listed below. Princeton University Press Journals: From the cover flap: "From 1837 to 1862 Thoreau wrote over two million words in his Journal, a compendium of private thoughts and experiences that ultimately filled forty seven manuscript volumes... Since Thoreau's death the Journal has been published, but always with large omissions of text with considerable grooming of its erratic manuscript style. The Princeton Edition will publish the entire surviving manuscript in a text preserving Thoreau's words as he originally wrote them." Vol 1 1837-1844: Edited by Elizabeth Hall Witherell, William Howarth, William Sattelmeyer & Thomas Blanding. ISBN 0691-06361-3. Like new. Vol 2 1842-1848: Edited by Robert Sattelmeyer. ISBN 0691-06186-6. Like new. Vol 3 1848-1851: Edited by William Sattelmeyer, William Rossi & Mark Patterson. ISBN0691-06533-0. Like new, gift message on cover page. Vol 4 1851-1852: Edited by Leonard Neufeldt & Nancy Craig Simmons. ISBN 0691-06535-7. Like new. Vol 5 1852-1853: Edited by Patrick O'Connell. ISBN 0691-06536-5. Like new, gift message on cover page Vol 6 1853: Edited by William Rossi & Heather Kirk Thomas. ISBN 0691-06537-3. Like new. Vol 7 - Sadly, missing. Vol 8 1854: Edited by Sandra Harbert Petrulionis, ISBN 0691-06541-1. Like new. Minor rubbing on DJ. Eight of the Twelve "Writings" Walden Edited by J. Lyn … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: friendsofthefletcherfreelibrary [Burlington, Vermont, United States]
2020-07-17 16:44:05
Smith, Gerrit, & Ann Smith
May 26, Oswego, 1837. Oblong pro-forma folio broadside (approx. 13½" x 17") accomplished in ink, outlining the sale of "those certain pieces or parcels of land described as blocks numbers seventy-two (72) and seventy-three (73) in the village of East Oswego . and also block number thirty-six (36) . reference being had to a map of said village . in the office of the Secretary of State." for the sum of one thousand, one hundred dollars. Signed by all three parties to the transction, the Smiths' signatures also with wax seals still intact. The verso with several dockets by M. W. Matthews, the clerk's office recorder, and O. W. Steele, commissioner of deeds. Previous folds with neat, professional repair on verso, some minor loss at the interstices, and the whole lightly toned; good or better. Accompanied by a 2-page A.L.s. from Gerrit Smith to James Lyon, dated May 16, 1838, address panel and roundstamp on integral leaf, noting thart he has just returned from New York "in a bad state of health, originating in a very severe cold. I find your letter enclosing your and Mrs. Lyon's deed, and also a writing signed by Mr. Fitzhugh. Be assured that it affords me great gratification to be an instrument of contributing relief of mind to those whom I respect as greatly as I do Mrs. Lyon and yourself . Much as I shall lose in the property you convey to me, you lose still more in it - and difficult as it is for me to suffer losses in my present circumstances, it is still more difficult for you to suffer them. I accept the deed of Mrs. Lyon and yourself and I have caused an endorsement to b … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books (ABAA / ILAB) [St. Paul, MN, U.S.A.]
2020-07-17 02:34:26
Col Sir C.W. DANCE
1837. [] ~ DANCE, Col Sir C.W. A letter to his grace to duke of wellington...on the application of steam power to civil and military purposes London. James Ridgway and Sons, 1837. 8vo. [2], 26pp. Stitched, as issued. Worn, with some tearing, marking, small hole to final leaf (without loss of sense). [With:] [An archive of manuscript and printed ephemera relating to Dance, his military service, friendship with the Duke of Wellington, and his descendants]. - Military documents, letters and ephemera: including a bilingual pass, signed by Wellington, permitting Major Dance to 'go by post Horses' from Portalegre to Coimbra, dated 25th March 1810, correspondence either by, to or relating to Charles Dance (including photographically-reproduced copies and a transcript of his account of the battle of Talavera), a postcard depicting a print of 'Captain Dance escaping from the French Squadron February 13, 1804'. - Social documents, letters and ephemera: including an A.L.S. from Wellington to Dance, March 1821, two letters to Dance written on Wellington's behalf (presumably by a secretary), and nine invitations addressed to Dance to a dinner, hosted by Wellington and held at Apsley House, to celebrate 'the Anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo' between 1833 and 1844. - Family documents, letters and ephemera: including two commissions, one signed by William IV and another by Victoria, for Charles' son George Dance, correspondence to Charles Dance, and what a later pencilled inscription suggests to be a 'Portrait by Geo. Dance of Prince Hoare, Date nov 1790'. A fascinating archive, inclu … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquates Fine and Rare Books (antiquates) [Corfe Castle, United Kingdom]
2020-07-15 15:47:10
1837. Splendide Manuscrit sur la généralité de Languedoc du début du 18 ème siècle. Par Lamoignon de Basville, intendant de cette province. 384 pages numérotées + 6 pages de table d'une écriture très lisible. COMPLET. Superbement relié en maroquin rouge au 19 ème siècle. Quelques légères épidermures sur la reliure (voir photos). Reliure signée Andrieux (Ce relieur fut celui de la Maison d'Orléans et exerça de 1837 à 1870 environ. Il devint en 1848 celui de la Bibliothèque Nationale). Format in-folio (35 x 23 cm). Provenant de la célèbre bibliothèque héraldique de France mise en vente en 1866. (cachet sur la première page). On a relié avec le manuscrit une gravure : "SEANCE ORDINAIRE DES ETATS DU LANGUEDOC" qui date de 1704. (Grande gravure à l'eau-forte et au burin par Bernard PICART . Papier vergé. Une légende avec 60 reports indique la fonction et parfois le nom des nombreux personnages représentés). Le texte de ce mémoire a été rédigé par l'intendant du Languedoc, Lamoignon de Basville (1648-1724), suite à la commande des précepteurs du duc de Bourgogne, notamment Fénelon, qui souhaitaient pouvoir montrer à leur royal élève un état complet et exhaustif du royaume. Ce texte dresse un remarquable tableau de l'état de la province, de ses origines à la fin du XVIIe siècle. Plusieurs manuscrits de ce texte sont conservés à la Bibliothèque Nationale de France, sous les cotes Ms Fr 111415 et NAF 21572. En fait, ce mémoire est intéressant par la somme de renseignements qu'il donne : un premier chapitre sur la géographie, l'histoire et la démographie ; un deuxième sur les gouvern … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: l1u2d3o4 [aurel, France]
2020-07-15 10:14:02
DICKENS, Charles (1812-1870), [BROWNE, H.K. 'Phiz', and SEYMOUR, R. illustrators]
London: Chapman and Hall, 1837. [Classic Literature] FIRST EDITION, EARLY ISSUE: "Veller" title and two "Buss" plates; bound without the half-title. Octavo (22 x 14cm), pp.iii-xvi; 609; [1]. With 41 engraved plates, as well as an engraved frontispiece and decorated title page. Later green half straight grained morocco, with raised bands, gilt titles and decoration to spine, and marbled paper over boards. Marbled endpapers; top edge gilt. The edges, formerly marbled, have been lightly trimmed for the later binding. An exceptionally clean copy; virtually no spotting or browning to plates. Binding lightly handled, a touch sunned to spine. Near fine. Notoriously complex, a 'Prime Pickwick' is considered a near-impossibility. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Ltd, PBFA, ABA, ILAB [Royal Tunbridge Wells, KENT, United Kingdom]
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2020-07-15 04:34:04
Austen, Jane:
London, Richard Bentley, 1837 (early edition). Two Volumes bound in One. Hardback, approx 7 x 4 inches. Quarter bound in brown calf leather to spine and corners, and marbled paper boards. Binding by J. Mackenzie. In very good condition. Some rubbing to extremities and around top edges and corners, some rubbing to raised banding on spine. Binders stamp to endpaper "J. Mackenzie." Some darkening and minor spots to engraved title and frontis plates, neat inscription to top of title page "Maureen() Gates 1882." A couple of minor spots to rear endpaper else inside pages all very clean and bright throughout. Else a very clean and tight copy. 440pp. Illustrated with a B&W engraved frontis plate and title page vignette.
Bookseller: T.A. PROCTOR t/a The Antique Map And Bookshop [Puddletown, Dorset, GB]
2020-07-15 04:34:02
Austen, Jane:
London, Richard Bentley, 1837 (early edition). Two Volumes bound in One. Hardback, approx 7 x 4 inches. Quarter bound in brown calf leather to spine and corners, and marbled paper boards. Binding by J. Mackenzie. In very good condition. Some rubbing to extremities and around top edges and corners, some rubbing to raised banding on spine. Binders stamp to endpaper "J. Mackenzie." Some darkening and minor spots to engraved title and frontis plates, neat inscription to top of title page "Maureen(?) Gates 1882." A couple of minor spots to rear endpaper else inside pages all very clean and bright throughout. Else a very clean and tight copy. 440pp. Illustrated with a B&W engraved frontis plate and title page vignette.
2020-07-13 10:45:03
1837. MAINZ: Panoramaansicht vom Eichelstein, 'Panorama von Mainz. Aufgenommen von dem Eichelstein', Aquatinta v. Martens n. Baron Klein, 1837, 13,5 x 68 Blick auf die Mainzer Altstadt. Links die Stephanskirche, mittig der Dom, rechts die Mainmündung in den Rhein mit Hochheim im Hintergrund. Artikelnummer: 64980.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Clemens Paulusch GmbH (cpaulusch) [10178, Germany]
2020-07-13 10:45:03
1837. MAINZ: Panoramaansicht vom Eichelstein, 'Panorama von Mainz. Aufgenommen von dem Eichelstein', Aquatinta v. Martens n. Baron von Klein b. C. Jügel in Frankfurt, 1837, 13,5 x 68 Blick auf die Mainzer Altstadt. Links die Stephanskirche, mittig der Dom, rechts die Mainmündung in den Rhein mit Hochheim im Hintergrund. Auf der gegenüberliegenden Rhainseite auch Mainz-Kastel und Wiesbaden mit dem Schloss Biebrich gut erkennbar. Breitrandiges Exemplar. Artikelnummer: 327605.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Clemens Paulusch GmbH (cpaulusch) [10178, Germany]
2020-07-12 15:56:04
FORESTIER, Alcide de (sous la dir. de)
Paris, Delloye, (Impr. de Dezauche), 1837. in-4to, titre gravé (avec vign.: Chapelle de Guillaume Tell) + LVI (= 56 p. d'introduction) + 208 p. + 1 f. (errata) / faux-titre + titre gravé (avec vign.: Serment du Grutli) + 261 p. (+ 1) + 1 f. (table), ill. avec au total 21 planches de costumes particulièrement bien coloriées et gommées + 72 planches gravées sur acier avec des vues topographiques de Girard + 23 cartes géogr. dont plusieurs dépl. (dont la carte générale des Alpes et la carte générale de la Suisse en couleurs par Duvotenay) + 1 grand dépl. 'Dance des morts à Berne d'après Nicolas Manuel (1515-1520)' + 3 planches de blasons coloriées + 1 grand panorama de Thoune lithographié à 2 tons, qqs rousseurs éparses, reliure en d.-veau violet foncé, dos avec décor doré. Bel exemplaire (reliure d'époque). Magnifiquement illustré. Très rare (Perret). Texte par MM. le Mis. de Chateauvieux, Dubochet, Francini, le Présid. Monnard, Meyer de Knonau, N. de Ruttimann, Schnell Jne. Straumeier, le Cel. de Tscharner, Henry Zschokke &c. Publié dans la collection 'Alpes pittoresques'. 'Description de la Suisse, du Tyrol et de la Savoie. 'première partie: Suisse. Very fine copy with particularly fine colours to the costume plates, very few stains, the best complete copy we came across in 25 years. Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. Perret 1714; Lonchamp 65; Brown & Lloyd a 253.
Bookseller: Harteveld Livres Anciens SA [Switzerland]
2020-07-11 16:57:15
1837. Buone condizioni, Interno molto ben tenuto. VISIONARIUM ART 3 Volumi, Museo della Reale Accademia di Mantova descritto e illustrato dal dottor Giovanni Labus Mantova, Editori D'Arco e Fratelli Negretti 1837 misura cm 15,5 x 22,5 pag. III, 509, 315, 441. L'opera è una descrizione delle 164 tra sculture, busti, statue, bassorielievi, e altro, con le relative 164 tavole incise f.t., alcune ripiegate, e qualche illustrazione nel testo. Ogni volume ha l'indice delle tavole. Il precedente possessore aveva segnato in matita all'indice l'esistenza di tutte le tavole che io stesso ho poi verificato. La spedizione gratuita è con Piego di Libri Raccomandata o con Poste Delivery web (poste Italiane) a seconda dei casi. Chiedere costo per altre spedizioni veloci. Rif. Lib Sp La spedizione, di norma, viene effettuata con: Raccomandata Piego di Libri (fino a 2 kg costo 5,00 € - da 2 a 5 kg costo di 7,00 €) Piego di Libri Ordinario (fino a 2 kg costo di 2,00 € - da 2 a 5 kg costo di 5,00 €). Questo tipo di spedizione non è tracciabile. In questo caso l'acquirente si assume tutte le responsabilità nel caso di smarrimento dell'oggetto. Con Pacco Celere 3.Rimango, comunque, sempre a Vs. disposizione per risolvere problemi sulle spedizioni o informazioni di ogni tipo.
Bookseller: Visionarium Art (visionarium) [Milano, MI, Italy]
2020-07-11 16:32:27
1837. BADEN - BADEN: Panoramaansicht, 'Panorama von Baden', kol. Aquatinta v. Hürlimann n. Remberger, 1837, 16,6 x 92,7 Sehr schönes, intensives und sorgfältiges Kolorit (alt?). Artikelnummer: 64984.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Clemens Paulusch GmbH (cpaulusch) [10178, Germany]
2020-07-11 14:48:03
1837. Please read item description and see photos for full details. You are bidding on a book: An antique Japanese guide to buying and selecting fish & shellfish, note included states: Seitaien - Text, Takashima, Shunsho - illustrations. "Kaisen Shogyo Shochu Shikan" Tenpo 8 (1837), Naniwa (Osaka). Stored in a Chitsu case, numerous woodblock prints of fish, shellfish and other sea creatures including whales and a mermaid, 79 folding leaves. This book is in very good condition. AS NEW: Without faults or defects, unread, new bookstore condition. VERY GOOD: A used book showing some small signs of wear on either binding or dust jacket. GOOD: The average used and worn book that has all pages or leaves present. Any defects must be noted. FAIR: A worn book that has complete text pages (including those with maps or plates) but may lack endpapers, half-title page, etc. (which must be noted). Binding, dust jacket, etc. may also be worn. All defects/faults must be noted. POOR: A book that is sufficiently worn that its only merit is the complete text, which must be legible. If you have any questions about payment, shipping this or any other details of the auction listing, please contact me. Please make payment within 7 days of auction end, or contact me to make other arrangements. Please see my other auctions - combine shipping and save $$. _gsrx_vers_856 (GS 7.0.20 (856)).
Bookseller: fuse-box [New York, New York, United States]
2020-07-11 10:01:08
Ricardo, David
Leipzig, Wilhelm Engelmann, 1837. Zwei Bände in 8vo; X, XXXII, 461, (5) Seiten; X, (2), 830, (2), mit 6 Falttabellen; neues Halbleder und neue Deckelbezüge im Stile der Zeit über den originalen Deckeln, Ecken verstärkt, Vorsätze erneuert, Rückenvergoldung und goldgeprägte Rückentitel und Bandnummern, originaler Schnitt, innen sehr sauber und frisch, schöne Exemplare. Erste Ausgabe der zweiten und umfassenderen deutschen Übersetzung von On the principles of political economy and taxation 1817. Die deutschen Übersetzungen von 1821 und 1837-38 sind aktuell seltener als die englische Erstausgabe von 1817. David Ricardo (1772-1823) kam durch Börsengeschäfte zu Ansehen und Reichtum. Adam Smith’s Wealth of Nations weckte seine Begeisterung für die politische Ökonomie. Ab 1809 trat er mit eigenen Schriften zu ökonomischen Tagesfragen an die Öffentlichkeit. On the principles 1817 ist sein Hauptwerk. Er folgt darin der Wertlehre von Adam Smith und erklärt die gesellschaftlich notwendige Arbeitszeit als einzige Ursache des Wertes der Waren. Bei der Preislehre hat Ricardo eine andere Sicht als Adam Smith, und er teilt auch nicht Smith’s optimistische Einschätzung der wirtschaftlichen Entwicklung. Die Ausweitung der Beschäftigung infolge steigender Akkumulation trägt die Neigung zur Stagnation in sich, wenn es der Wirtschaft nicht durch technischen Fortschritt gelingt, die steigenden Nahrungsmittelkosten zu kompensieren und durch konsequenten Freihandel sich gleichschrittlich mit dem Wirtschaftswachstum billige Nahrungsmittel aus ausländischer Produktion zu erschließen. Humpert 13102, K … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Dieter Stecher [Egelsbach, Germany]
2020-07-11 09:26:02
Wordsworth, William
Edward Moxon, London, 1837. A New Edition. 6 Volumes, uniformly and bound, contemporaneously, in full wavy grain black levant with gilt fillet border design on both covers and panels in gilt on spine with flourishes. All six volumes have similar fore-edge motif themes, obviously executed by the same artist, executed mid-19th Century, consisting of country bridges in pastoral settings, often with small villages pictured as well. Bindings and fore-edges in nice condition, with expert repairs to all volumes, fore-edges with age-related effects to paintings, wear to endsheets, some foxing (minimal), in general a nice presentation and a lovely matched set of art and poet.
Bookseller: Nudelman Rare Books [Seattle, WA, U.S.A.]
2020-07-10 06:01:03
Jane Berkeley-Calcott
Dublin : George Folds, 1837. An incredibly rare, unique copy of the second edition of the poems by the Irish child prodigy Miss Berkeley Calcott (Jane Berkeley Calcott [later Gaskin]), published in 1837 and likely amended by the author or her patron. Stanzas by Miss Berkeley Calcott 1837 Dublin : George Folds Pamphlet in plain paper wraps, 56pp. Page 43/44 has been removed, losing part of 'Thoughts on an Infant's Grave' and an unnamed poem (which has also been crossed out of the contents page with a very penetrative ink). Authorial correction to page 47. A little creased, otherwise bright Only one copy of the original edition of 1834 is held by the British Library (and digitised by them), published when the author was aged eleven. That edition had ten poems, whilst this extremely rare second edition published three years later contains 36 poems and a new preface, and is institutionally unrecorded. Not in Copac or Worldcat. Calcott later moved from Ireland and married John Gaskin, the rector of St. Cuthbert's in Bedford. Overseas buyer contact me for P&P quote.
Bookseller: cinegarage [London, United Kingdom]
2020-07-09 18:40:19
Österreichische Monarchie
1837. Geschenkexemplar des österr. Kaiserhauses.- Statistisches "Tabellen- u. Kartenwerk" mit einer unglaublichen Fülle von Zahlen u. Daten über die Bewohner, Staatsverfassung und Verwaltung, Finanz-Verwaltung; Justiz-Verwaltung, Politische Verwaltung, Cultur (u.a. Landwirtschaft, Bergbau, Fabriken, Privatindustrie, Schiffahrt, Strassen- u. Wasserbau, Klerus, Zeitungswesen, Lehranstalten) der Monarchie im allgemeinen. Im anschließenden Kapitel "Provinzial - Uibersichten" werden dann die einzelnen Kronländer im speziellen behandelt.- Mit einem prächtig kolorierten "Plan der königlich ungarischen freien Städte Ofen und Pesth sammt deren Umgebungen Ao 1837" lithographiert v. Alb. Richard.- Ebd. etw. berieben.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Johannes Müller [Salzburg, Austria]
2020-07-09 14:41:17
SHELLEY, Mary & Percy Bysshe.
[24 South Audley Street:] , 2 May 1837. Single leaf (235 x 185 mm), thrice folded. Some glue residue to blank portion from having been tipped into an album, a few other very faint marks, very good condition. Mary writes tersely to her stepsister, in response to a request, enclosing a clipped signature of her late husband ("Yours ever faithfully - Percy B. Shelley"), "I hope the person to whom you give it will appreciate it as it deserves - or I should not like to part with it", she adds. The relationship between the women had been, and continued to be, awkward. At the time of this exchange Mary was living in uncomfortable rented rooms in South Audley Street, still dependent on Sir Timothy Shelley's whim, but Percy Shelley's reputation was on the rise, his atheism forgotten, his radicalism beginning to look far-sighted, and his poetry widely read and discussed. Claire meanwhile was usually in Paris, working as a governess. It was perhaps to impress some contact there that she wanted a sample of Shelley's signature. In the event, Claire did not give the signature away to another person. Famously, in her later years she became the guardian of a significant amount of valuable Shelley memorabilia and the target of insincere suitors on account of it, the situation that inspired Henry James's novella, The Aspern Papers.
Bookseller: Peter Harrington [United Kingdom]
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