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        Letters and Notes on the Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians. In two volumes with four hundred engravings, carefully engraved from his original paintings.

      - London: Published by the Author, 1841. 2 vols., 8vo, viii, 264; viii, 266 pp. with folding map of North America and errata slip in vol.1. Original green cloth with printed paper labels, yellow endpapers. Boards slightly bumped, cloth slightly lifted, vol. 1 front hinge repaired, light stain to the upper cover of vol. 2. An attractive set. First edition, first issue, with the uncorrected error "Frederick" for "Zacharias" on p.104. Complete with one map and 115 numbered plates on 76 leaves in vol. 1 and one map, one chart, and 193 numbered plates on 102 leaves in vol. 2, per Streeter. (Plates 113 and 114 present.) A monumental work in American ethnology. "One of the most original, authentic, and popular works on the subject. these plates, or rather etchings, are well-executed, and appear to be faithful representations of objects and scenes described in the book." (Sabin). Sabin 11536. Howes C241. Streeter III 1805. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Naturgeschichte der Infusionsthiere. Text- und Tafelband in 2 Bänden.

      Karlsruhe Groos 1841 - (22,5 x 14,5 und 28,5 x 22,5 cm). VIII, 143 S./ 18 S. Mit 7 (5 kolorierten) lithographierten Tafeln. Grüne Halblederbände mit reicher Rücken- und Deckelvergoldung. Erste deutsche Ausgabe in einem außergewöhnlichen Exemplar aus der Bibliothek von Herzog Maximilian von Leuchtenberg. Die russische Originalausgabe erschien 1839 in St. Petersburg. - Kutorga (1806-1861), Professor für Zoologie und Paläontologie in St. Petersburg, war der erste Direktor des dortigen zoologischen Museums und gilt als brillanter Anatom. Er war einer der Ersten, der die paläozoischen Ablagerungen in den russischen Ostseeprovinzen wissenschaftlich untersucht hat. Zu seinen Schülern gehörte u.a. auch D. I. Mendelejeff. - Mit zwei gestochenen Exlibris. Text stellenweise leicht stockfleckig. Insgesamt dekoratives Exemplar in sehr guter Erhaltung [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        THE OLD CURIOSITY SHOP, and Other Tales

      1841. With Numerous Illustrations by Cattermole and Browne. Philadelphia: Lea and Blanchard, 1841. Original purple-brown vertically-ribbed cloth, with spine lettering and vignette in gilt. First complete American Edition in book form. In 1840-1841 Lea & Blanchard issued in monthly parts THE OLD CURIOSITY SHOP (as the first novel within "Master Humphrey's Clock," as in the U.K.); during serialization an edition containing the first twelve of the 21 parts was issued, with the title page dated 1840 and stating that there are 59 illustrations. At the conclusion of serialization, complete-novel copies dated 1841 were issued, as here. (There was another 1841 issue (Smith's "B") that has a portrait of Dickens and other minor differences; also, there would be later copies dated 1841 or 1842, with a different frontispiece illustration and with the additional mention of the illustrator Sibson.)~This copy (Smith's "A") begins with a frontispiece multi-scene plate (no portrait of Dickens), opposite a printed 1841 title page as shown above; this constitutes the first American edition of THE OLD CURIOSITY SHOP. Following is another title page, reading "MASTER HUMPHREY'S CLOCK... with Ninety-One Illustrations by George Cattermole and Hablot Browne" -- with the verso blank (no Dedication). Then follows a Preface leaf and a List of Illustrations leaf. THE OLD CURIOSITY SHOP ends on page 359, followed by the "Other Tales" -- four pages of material designed to transition into BARNABY RUDGE.~This copy is in the original purple-brown vertically-ribbed cloth (Smith's variant B), and is in near-fine condition (spine a little faded, minor cover soil, but very little wear). Smith pp 159-164 (the illustration is of this copy); Podeschi (Yale) A61; Carr (UTexas) B153.

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        J. Gould's Monographie Der Ramphastiden Oder Tukanartigen Voegel (Four Parts, Plus Prospectus)

      Nurnberg: Gedruckt Auf Kosten Der Herausgeber Issued in four parts from 1841 to 1847, and preceded by a prospectus. 36 hand colored lithographs after Gould and Sturm, and two black and white plate after G. Scharf, and A. Koppel. This set has been professionally restored and rebound, mid-20th century. All text leaves have been bleached and cleaned. Text and plate leaves have been trimmed to approx. 12 1/2 x 9 inches. Each part has been separately hardbound with green cloth over spines, and light tan paper over boards. The original covers have been trimmed to approx. 11 x 8 inches and affixed to new covers. The two page prospectus by both Sturms is dated 1840 and bound into the first part. The prospectus cover is affixed to a custom, cloth covered, slipcase that houses all four parts. Original paper covers show some light penciled marks on the prospectus cover and Part I cover. All of the original covers show some wear, though original lettering and boarder decoration remain good. Later bindings remain Fine. Lower outside corner of prospectus page shows a 1 x 2 inch replacement of lost paper, not affecting any of the text. Text leaves are bright and very clean, showing only occasional light and small foxing. Plate sheets are just a little age toned and show light offsetting and occasional foxing. Images remain very bright and clean. Zimmer (1926, page 256) states: "...Pts. I-III contained 10 plates and 10 leaves of text, each; Pt. IV contained 6 colored plates and the accompanying text, and a translation of Owen's article on the anatomy of the toucan with its plate, to which is added a second plate and further remarks by Rudolf Wagner. The principal part of the general text is based on Gould's Monograph of the Ramphastidae," 1833-35 (q.v.), of which it is, in places, a literal translation; but considerable of the matter is rewritten or revised and there are additional species described herein for the first time. The plates are sometimes redrawn and reduced from Gould, but frequently altered or designed afresh, while the illustrations of the new species are entirely new. There is no title page, since the work was never carried to completion..." . First German. Cloth - Hard Cover. Very Good+/No Jacket. Illus. by John Gould, Johann Strum, Others. Crown Folio.

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        Augsburger Allgemeine. 6 Viertel- bzw. Halbjahresbände mit 25 Erstdrucken Heinrich Heines.

      Augsburg 1841 - 1843. Original-Ausgaben mehrere tausend Seiten. 27 cm, Original Pappbände mit Rückenschildchen. Sehr guter Zustand. Alle Erstdrucke ausgewiesen durch: Volkmar Hansen: Heinrich Heines politische Journalistik in der Augsburger „Allgemeinen Zeitung“. Katalog zur Ausstellung: „Heines Artikel in der ‚Allgemeinen Zeitung‘“, Stadt Augsburg, 1994 mit einem kompletten Verzeichnis der dort erschienen Artikel Heines. Der Katalog beiliegend. [Zahlreiche weitere Bände und weitere Informationen zu den Heine-Drucken auf meiner Homepage oder direktper Telefon und Mail] Versandkostenfreie Lieferung

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        COLECCIÓN DE OBRAS DEL CÉLEBRE JURISCONSULTO INGLES JEREMIAS BENTHAM reunida y vertida al castellano con comentarios arreglados a las circunstancias y lejislacion actual de España por Baltasar Anduaga Espinosa. 14 tomos.

      - Madrid, Establecimiento Central, 1841-1843, 16x20, TRATADOS DE LEJISLACION CIVIL Y PENAL: 8 tomos: XXVII, 135, XIII, 170, 168, 197, 195, 196, 179, 131+24 págs. TRATADO DE LAS PRUEBAS JUDICIALES. 2 tomos: 171 y 171 págs. TRATADOS SOBRE LA ORGANIZACION JUDICIAL Y LA CODIFICACION: 4 TOMOS: 164, 168, 160, 123 págs. . Encuadernados en 7 volúmenes en plena piel (pasta española) con doble tejuelo y lomeras cuajadas en oro. (Estos volúmenes forman parte de la "Colección de obras del célebre jurisconsulto inglés J. Bentham", publicada entre 1841-1843, en 16 tomos, faltarían por tanto los tomos 15 y 16 ("Principios de legislación"). Palau "Las obras que comprenden esta colección se venden sueltas", nosotros ofrecemos 3 obras completas a falta de los Principos de legislación. (57139).

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        Sketch-Book with 46 original pencil drawings, two of them signed. - mostly landscape and town views, with a few interieurs. -- almost all are dated and captioned below.

      South Germany / France / Switzerland 1841 - the drawings are dated between 1833 and 1846, most of them 1840 and 1841. - size of leaves: circa 30 x 23,5 -- various sizes of drawings mostly from circa 14 x 22 cm to 27,5 x 22 cm. - Auguste Caron was born in 1806 in Foecy (Cher). He was a pupil of Ciceri. Between 1827 and 1837 he was exhibiting several landscapes and interieurs at the Salon (Paris). He also made stage designs for theatres. The Louvre ownes a pencil-drawing of him (according to Thieme/Becker). The Bibliotheque Nationale owns some of his stage designs. -- With many views of south bavarian and swiss places: Bad Heilbrunn (3 drawings); Bichl (5 drawings); Riekelberg (?); Peiting; Benediktbeuern; Starnbergersee (2 drawings); Tegernsee; Kochelsee; München (2 smaller drawings); Schloss Hohenschwangau (3 drawings); Lindau (2 drawings); Füssen; Rapperswil; Thun; Altdorf (Schweiz); Luzern (2 drawings); Küssnacht; Saint-Thurin; Mont d'Or (Mont Dore); Thiers; Saint-Purcain-sur Sioule; Hotel d'Osmond (3 interieurs); Chennevieres; Royat (2 drawings); Chateau Chaumont; Chateau de Pontchartrain (3 drawings); -- the two smaller drawings from Munich are not captioned. -- the drawings were mounted on larger paper. Dates and Captions are written on the larger paper direct under the drawings. -- all leaves are loose, trhoughout with some water stains, the paper on which the drawings are mounted has some marginal tears and stains. -- apart from the condition this Album is a high quality sketch-book with some very rare and interesting views. Of particular interest are the drawings of Schloss Hohenschwangau from 1841 as well as the drawings from Starnbergersee, Tegernsee, Kochelsee and the views of Füssen, Lindau, Luzern, Benediktbeuern and the Türmli Tower at Altdorf. --- Seltenes Skizzenbuch von Auguste Caron (*1806) mit zahlreichen Bleistift-Zeichnungen u.a. auch von oberbayerischen Städten und Landschaften. - durchgängig mehr oder weniger wasserfleckig. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 550 [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Die beiden Grundprobleme der Ethik behandelt in zwei akademischen Preisschriften. Über die Freiheit des Willens. Über die Grundlage der Moral.

      Frankfurt Joh Christ Hermannsche Buchhandlung F E Suchsland 1841 - gr.8°. XXXX, 278 S. Original-Halbleder d. Zt. (Einband berieben und bestossen, Name v. a. Hand auf Vors., stockfl. u. tlw. wasserrandig). Die Ergänzungen zu Schopenhauers grundlegendem Werk "Die Welt als Wille und Vorstellung" in der seltenen Erstausgabe. Buch [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Longbeard, Lord Of London: A Romance

      Edward Bull Publisher, London 1841 - 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Three volumes halfbound with marbled boards, red speckled edges. Gilt bands and titles to spine. Vol. 1 294pp. Vol. 2 280pp. Vol. 3 300pp. Not in SADLEIR. Not in HUBIN. Not in WOLFF. The author is Marie Corelli's unacknowledged father. Poor; Edges very rubbed vol. 1 hinges broken, others starting. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        J. Gould's Monographie Der Ramphastiden Oder Tukanartigen Voegel (Four Parts, Plus Prospectus)

      Gedruckt Auf Kosten Der Herausgeber, Nurnberg - Issued in four parts from 1841 to 1847, and preceded by a prospectus. 36 hand colored lithographs after Gould and Sturm, and two black and white plate after G. Scharf, and A. Koppel. This set has been professionally restored and rebound, mid-20th century. All text leaves have been bleached and cleaned. Text and plate leaves have been trimmed to approx. 12 1/2 x 9 inches. Each part has been separately hardbound with green cloth over spines, and light tan paper over boards. The original covers have been trimmed to approx. 11 x 8 inches and affixed to new covers. The two page prospectus by both Sturms is dated 1840 and bound into the first part. The prospectus cover is affixed to a custom, cloth covered, slipcase that houses all four parts. Original paper covers show some light penciled marks on the prospectus cover and Part I cover. All of the original covers show some wear, though original lettering and boarder decoration remain good. Later bindings remain Fine. Lower outside corner of prospectus page shows a 1 x 2 inch replacement of lost paper, not affecting any of the text. Text leaves are bright and very clean, showing only occasional light and small foxing. Plate sheets are just a little age toned and show light offsetting and occasional foxing. Images remain very bright and clean. Zimmer (1926, page 256) states: ".Pts. I-III contained 10 plates and 10 leaves of text, each; Pt. IV contained 6 colored plates and the accompanying text, and a translation of Owen's article on the anatomy of the toucan with its plate, to which is added a second plate and further remarks by Rudolf Wagner. The principal part of the general text is based on Gould's Monograph of the Ramphastidae," 1833-35 (q.v.), of which it is, in places, a literal translation; but considerable of the matter is rewritten or revised and there are additional species described herein for the first time. The plates are sometimes redrawn and reduced from Gould, but frequently altered or designed afresh, while the illustrations of the new species are entirely new. There is no title page, since the work was never carried to completion." Size: Crown Folio [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Paléographie universelle. Collection de fac-simile d'écritures de tous les peuples et de tous les temps. Accompagnées d'explications historiques et descriptives par M. Champollion-Figeac et A. Champollion Fils. 4 Bde. Mit 4 gest. Titeln und 295 tlw. kolor. und goldgehöhten gest. Tafeln.

      F. Didot Frères ., Paris 1841 - Dunkelblaue HMaroquinbde. d. Zt. mit RVerg. Imp.-Folio. - Erste Ausgabe der aufwendigen Prachtpublikation, vollständig nur selten auf dem Markt zu finden. - Das Werk erschien zwischen 1839 und 1841 in insges. 51 Lieferungen. Die einzelnen Teile gliedern sich wie folgt: I. Peuples orientaux. - II: Grecs et Latins. - III: Europe moderne. Région méridionale. - IV: Europe moderne. Région septentrionale. - Tlw. stockfl. und gebräunt, Einbde. stellenw. beschabt und etw. bestoßen. Insges. gutes Exemplar der prachtvollen paleographischen Standardpublikation.Brunet V, 390. - Graesse VI, 408: "Ouvrage excellent et unique dans son genre." - UCBA II, 1888. First edition of this lavishly made splendid publication, hard to find on the market in this completeness. - The work was published between 1839 and 1841 in a total of 51 issues. With 4 engr. titles and 295 partly colored and gilt-heightened engr. plates. Contemp. dark blue half morocco bindings with gilt lettering. Imperial folio. - Partly foxed and browned, bindings scraped in places and somewhat scuffed. All in all fine copy of the splendid paleographic standard publication. 40000 g. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Traité elementaire de la théorie des fonctions et du calcul infinitésimal. 2 vols.

      Paris: Hachette, 1841. - First Edition. [xx], 494 pp, 2 leaves (errata); [viii], 527 pp, 1 leaf (errata); 6 folding plates. Vol. I: Buckram. Vol. II: Original printed wrappers. A Very Good set. For Cournot, see the Dictionary of Scientific Biography. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        The Pic Nic Papers. By various hands. Edited by Charles Dickens.

      8vo., 3 volumes sometime bound by Rivière & Son in full dark green morocco, boards with french fillet panel, spines lettered and decorated in gilt, original boards bound in at rear. Frontispieces and plates by George Cruikshank, Phiz, &c. A little rubbing to joints, gilt on spines a little dulled otherwise a very good set preserved in marbled paper covered slipcase. First edition, 2nd issue, with the corrected ?young publisher? in the preface. The Pic-Nic Papers was composed of miscellaneous pieces by various authors. It was originated by Dickens to benefit the widow and children of 28-year old publisher John Macrone, who died suddenly in 1837. Dickens had begun soliciting submissions in 1838, and he eventually contributed the "Introduction" and one short story "The Lamplighter's Story". Other contributors included William Harrison Ainsworth, Thomas Moore, Leitch Ritchie and Agnus Strickland. Macrone's widow eventually received 450 pounds from this charitable publication.

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        Le Carnaval à Paris

      

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        Franz von Sickingens Thaten, Plane, Freunde., 3 Bde., 1827-29,

      Münch Ernst, 1798-1841 - Franz von Sickingens Thaten, Plane, Freunde., 3 Bde., 1827-29, Münch E., selten Münch, Ernst: Franz von Sickingens Thaten, Plamne, Freunde und Ausgang. 3 Bände. Stuttgart, und Tübingen, Mayer, für Bde I-II, und Aachen und Leipzig für Band III. 1827-29. 8°, 21 x 12 cm. XVI, 364, 1 Blatt + XII, 340 + XXIII, 294 Seiten. Mit 6 gefalt. lith. Tafeln. Sauber, nahezu fleckenfrei. PROVENIENZ: HOFBIBLIOTHEK WITTELSBACH. Erste Ausgabe, selten. Der dritte Band mit dem Nebentitel "Beiträge zur Geschichte des teutschen Adels, namentlich im sechzehnten Jahrhundert". Reichsritter Franz von Sickingen (* 2. März 1481 auf Burg Ebernburg über Bad Münster am Stein-Ebernburg; † 7. Mai 1523 auf Burg Nanstein über Landstuhl) war Anführer der rheinischen und schwäbischen Ritterschaft. Als Unterstützer von Anhängern der Reformation stritt er für die Säkularisation der kirchlichen Güter und führte seine Standesgenossen im Ritterkrieg an. Nach Belagerung und Übergabe seiner Burg Nanstein starb er dort an einer schweren Verwundung, die er bei der Beschießung erlitten hatte. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        ESSAYS: with ESSAYS: SECOND SERIES

      Boston: James Munroe, 1841 & 1844. First Edition. Hardcover. Complete but for three of the original endpapers. Light, sporadic foxing to the first volume, moreso to the second volume which has a silked title page. Pleasant sunning to the spines. Very Good set of the books that secured Emerson's reputation and remain a source of wisdom. First Editions of Emerson's two essential collections of essays, each uniformly bound in 3/4 green morocco leather and boards with gilt rules, gilt-lettered and decorated spines, top edges gilt, and marble paper endpapers. BAL 5189 and BAL 5198; Myerson A10.1.a and A16.1.a-b (Myerson notes that copies of the Second Series composed exclusively of first printing sheets are rare. This copy has 19 of the 23 points for the first issue sheets, lacking only the last four points.).

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        Obituary of Ezra Ripley [in] Two Sermons on the Death of Rev. Ezra Ripley, D. D. . . . By Rev. Barzillai Frost and Rev. Convers Francis [cover title]

      Boston: James Munroe, 1841, 1841. First book appearance of Emerson's obituary notice, which was first printed in the Concord Republican, Oct. 1, 1841. Myerson D6; BAL 5191. Some slight stains and wear; very good copy, enclosed in a chemise and slipcase.. 8vo, original printed wrappers, 43 pages. Emerson's obituary was later collected in The Centennial of the Social Circle in Concord (1882) and Lectures and Biographical Sketches (1884). Contemporary signature of C. W. Prescott on the front wrapper.

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        A selection of the Birds of Brazil.

      - London, Henry G. Bohn, 1841. 8vo (235 x 140mm). pp. (2), 4, with 78 fine hand-coloured lithographed plates. Later red half morocco, richly gilt decorated spine. "A series of 78 hand-coloured plates of Neotropical birds, with a list of species prefixed, giving English and Latin names" (Zimmer p. 616). Swainson is considered one of the best zoological artists of his time. "The authors of those books were clearly as much seduced by colour as were the book buyers. And in the context of the period, this is scarcely surprising. The world of nature can never before have seemed so colourful: from all parts of the globe came a seemingly endless succession of animals ." (Dance, The Art of Natural History p. 112). William John Swainson (1789-1855) was the first illustrator and naturalist to use lithography and he became one of the most important Victorian artists of the period publishing a number of beautifully illustrated zoological works. The present work was first issued in original parts from 1834-36? and according to Zimmer without text. A fine copy of this important work on the avi-fauna of Brazil.Nissen IVB, 912; Zimmer 616; Fine Bird Books p. 110. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Common Cormorant, summer plumage - Plate LXXXIV. Plates to Selby's Illustrations of British Ornithology & Water Birds.

      London: Henry Bohn. 1841 - 66.4 x 53.2 cm. Ca. 26 x 21 inches. Handcoloured engraving on J. Whatman paper watermarked 1828.From "Illustrations of British Ornithology," the first attempt to produce a set of life-sized illustrations of British birds. Issued in parts over a number of years beginning in 1819, with later issues, the work contained 89 plates of land birds and 129 plates of water birds, engraved by William Lizars of Edinburgh. Plate with watermark dated 1830.

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        Resumen de la Geografía de Venezuela

      Imprenta de H. Fournier y Compañía, París 1841 - Con manchas de color negro en la esquina superior externa desde la página 520 a la 568, causadas por ácido, que no afectan el texto. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Common Cormorant, summer plumage - Plate LXXXIV. Plates to Selby's Illustrations of British Ornithology & Water Birds

      London: Henry Bohn, 1841. 66.4 x 53.2 cm. Ca. 26 x 21 inches. Handcoloured engraving on J. Whatman paper watermarked 1828. From "Illustrations of British Ornithology," the first attempt to produce a set of life-sized illustrations of British birds. Issued in parts over a number of years beginning in 1819, with later issues, the work contained 89 plates of land birds and 129 plates of water birds, engraved by William Lizars of Edinburgh. Plate with watermark dated 1830.

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        Blick in die Herzog-Friedrich-Straße ('á Inspruck, Tyrol').

      - altkolorierte Lithographie v. Cuvillier n. Latteux aus Le Moyen-Age Monumental et Archéologique b. A. Hauser in Paris, 1841, 31 x 22,5

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        ANALES HISTÓRICOS DE LA MEDICINA EN GENERAL Y BIOGRÁFICO ¿ BIBLIOGRÁFICOS DE LA ESPAÑOLA EN PARTICULAR. 6 Tomos

      PARA CELEBRAR NUESTRO 25 ANIVERSARIO APLICAMOS UN 10 % DE DESCUENTO EN TODOS NUESTROS ARTICULOS ( DESCUENTO YA APLICADO AL PRECIO QUE FIGURA EN EL ARTICULO ). - Valencia. Imp. López y Cº. / Imp. José Mateu Cervera. 1841 / 1846. 24x17 cm. T. I, H.ª Medicina española. 476 págs. 2 h. índice * T. II, 484 págs. 2 h. índice * T. III, H.ª particular de las Operaciones Quirúrgicas (tomo único) 482 págs. 1 h. índice * T. IV, 610 págs. 6 h. de vindicación e índices * H.ª General de la Medicina. T. I, 482 págs. 1 h. índice * T. II, 674 págs. 1 h. índice. Texto a dos columnas recuadrado, plena piel estilo árbol, lomo con dorados, guardas al agua, buenos márgenes y limpio. # medicina [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Autograph letter signed "Francilla"

      - 3 pp., densely written on two conjugate octavo leaves. Weimar, March 4, 1841. To Madame Maschinka Schubert, "famous artist." With integral address panel. In German, with translation. An important letter,describing the German premiere of Bellini's "La Sonnambula" by the celebrated contralto singing Amina, one of her most famous roles. "Over the course of six days in Leipzig, I sang three times, came here the other morning, where the next rehearsals were already awaiting me. Besides La Sonnambula and Romeo, I also sang Norma; all three performances were sold out. and applause was just what you would wish for in Germany. The Sonnambula was performed here for the first time. I confess that I enjoyed greatly making this dear opera known. The tenor Götze is very good and sang and acted with a passion. So the opera caused a big splash. I was called out twice, which, I was told, happens never, or at least only very rarely."Slightly soiled and foxed; minor tears and paper defects; creased at folds. Pixis was the foster-daughter of the pianist and composer Johann Peter Pixis (1788-1874), "who had recognized her vocal gifts. Pixis was her principal teacher, although she studied further with Josephine Fodor-Mainville, Henriette Sontag, Rossini and Paer. Her voice was powerful and sonorous, free from strain at louder dynamics and, when required, softly beautiful. Among her most renowned roles were Amina (La sonnambula), Romeo (I Capuleti e i Montecchi), Norma, Rosina (Il barbiere di Siviglia) and Gabriella (Mercadante's Gabriella di Vergy). Pixis conceived his operetta Die Sprache des Herzens for her, and Pacini wrote for her the leading role in his Saffo (1840)." Gaynor G. Jones et al in Grove online Madame Schubert, a coloratura soprano, was the wife of Franz Schubert (1808-1878), violinist and composer, eldest son of the composer and double bass player Franz Anton Schubert (1768-1827), and daughter of the Kapellmeister Georg Abraham Schneider (1770-1839) and singer Caroline Portmann. "She made her début in London in 1832 and was later a valuable, versatile member of the Dresden Opera, her range including soubrette and tragic roles." Grove online

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        Opere edite ed inedite Raccolte e pubblicate per cura dell'Accademia dele Scienze dell'Istituto di Bologna.

      Dall'Olmo, Bologna 1841 - In 4° grande (310x230); pagg. 120, 505, (3), ritratto di Galvani inciso in rame da Marchi su disegno di Spagnoli, tavola litografica che riproduce in facsimile una lettera dell'aut., con 9 tavole, di cui 4 ripiegate. Brossura editoriale a stampa. Prima edizione collettiva, che contiene anche alcune parti in prima edizione, prima edizione critica del "De viribus electricitatis". Esemplare immacolato, con barbe ed intonso. Rossetti Cantoni, pag. 45.

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        Darby's Map of London with the Railways and Stations, 1841.

      Darton & Clark, 1841., 1841.. Map in 16 rectangular pieces mounted on linen. One short edge and one long edge creased, mild foxing, overall very good to near fine in very good folding chemise, rubbed but intact with joints strong.. 17 x 26 inch folding color map in publisher's brown cloth chemise with yellow title label.

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        Incidents of Travel in Central America Chiapas and Yucatan

      

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        Panorama de la baie de la Poste Ile de la Floriana Galapagos

      

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        The Pic Nic Papers By various hands

      

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        TA., Liebig's Laboratorium, "Ansicht des chemischen Institutes zu Giessen".

      - Lithographie m. Tonplatte v. Wagner n. Bayrer, dat. 1841, 21,5 x 29,5 Seltene Ansicht. - Vor dem Institut hält eine Kutsche.

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        THE HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES OF NEW ENGLAND, NEW YORK, AND NEW JERSEY

      Worcester: Dorr, Howland & Co, 1841. 8vo, original full brown calf; spine intricately decorated and lettered in gilt. viii, (9)-576 pages; engraved frontispiece; engraved hand-colored folding map; numerous woodcut illustrations in the text, including depictions of both sides of a Pine Tree shilling and the copper coins of New Jersey, Massachusetts and Connecticut. Some foxing throughout, as is apparently typical of this title. Binding rubbed and worn, but still sound. Very good. Important for the early illustrations of Massachusetts silver and especially of the state coppers of New Jersey, Connecticut and Massachusetts--these are quite probably the earliest depictions of the state copper coinage. Pages 523-527 comprise an account of "Coinage, Bills of Credit, &c.," and includes the numismatic illustrations noted. Howes B124.

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        Rom. Bleisftift.

      Rechts unten bezeichnet. - Die zarte Bleistiftzeichnung zeigt den Blick über die von Büschen und Zypressen überwucherte römische Campagna auf zwei Gebäude der Stadt. - Der Landschaftsmaler Julius Steinkopf hielt sich von Ende 1841 bis Juni 1844 in Rom auf. - Rückseit. bez.: "Von Julius Steinkopf" und "In Rom". - Blatt mit leichten Knickspuren und sehr kl. Flecken. - Versandkosten auf Anfrage. Sprache: Deutsch

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        Annales d`Oculistique. Tome VI. Octobre 1841 - Mars 1842.

       Sammelband der Zeitschrift vom Oktober 1841 - März 1842. 286 Seiten, 1 Blatt ( Inhaltsverzeichnis ) sowie eine farbig lithographierte Tafel mit 5 Darstellungen. Mit zahlreichen Beiträgen u.a. zu Cataracte / Conjunctive / Glaucome / Iris / Lumiere / Ophthalmie purulente / Strabisme. Mit zahlreichen Beiträgen u.a. von: Stoeber, Fleusseu, G. Gluge, Ruychaver, Malgaigne, Sichel, Petrequin, Guepin, Florent Cunier, M. d`Ammon, Desmarres, Foeachon, Florio, Caffe, Szokalski, Baudens, Vallee, Gerdy. Ohldr mit farbigem Rückenschildchen, 8°. Einband berieben, Ecken und Kanten bestoßen, Rücken angeplatzt und etwas beschädigt. Bindung gelockert. Innen Schmutztitel stärker fleckig, Bibliotheksstempel, einige Seiten gering fleckig. - sehr selten - ( Gewicht 450 Gramm ) ( Pic erhältlich / webimage available ) Versandkostenfreie Lieferung Auge, Sehen, Sehvermögen, Oculi, Ophthalmologie, Ophthalmology, Ophthalmie, Glaukom, Katarakt, Iris, Strabismus, Okular, Augenheilkunde, Augenarzt

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        Orthoptera descripta et depicta. Cum tabulis LX coloratis.

      - Lipsiae, L. Voss, 1841-1845. Large-4to (290 x 225mm). pp. iv, (124), with 60 hand-coloured lithographed plates. Contemporary green half morocco, spine with gilt ornaments and lettering. One of the most beautifully illustrated works on orthoptera (grasshoppers, crickets, stick insects and praying mantis). It is preceeded by Stoll's 'Réprésentation exactement colorée d'après nature des Spectres ou Phasmes, des Mantes, des Sauterelles, des Grillons,.' of 1787-1813. The work was published in 10 parts. Toussaint de Charpentier (1779-1849) was German entomologist and geologist and illustrated the work himself. According to Horn-Schenkling, 'Index Litt. Entomologicae' (1928), the work is rare. A fine copy.Provenance: Armorial bookplate of Léon Duchesne de la Sicotière.Junk, Rara I, 86; Nissen ZBI, 875. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Ancient Spanish Ballads; Historical and Romantic. Translated, With Notes, By J. G. Lockhart . . . A New Edition, Revised.

      John Murray. A reprint of the 1841 revised edition. Lockhart's Ancient Spanish Ballads first appeared in 1823; this was the first edition with Owen Jones contributions.. Fine, handsome copy, enclosed in a full morocco pull-off case (which had been repaired).. NCBEL III, 1291; Ray, The Illustrator and the Book in England, 226; McLean, Victorian Book Design, pages 78-80. 4to,later brown full morocco by Bensel of New York, elaborate inlaid geometric pattern on the upper and lower boards, inlaid inner dentelles, dark brown silk moire endpapers, gilt lettering, a.e.g. Four chromolithographed plates, colored ornamental page borders, vignettes, titles, initials & cuts by Owen Jones; six tinted wood-engraved plates and numerous illustrations in the text by William Allan, David Roberts, Henry Warren, C. E. Aubrey and William Harvey. One of the earliest and finest examples of the Victorian illuminated gift book and one of Jones’ first efforts as a book artist, in a scrumptious early 20th century binding. Bookplate of San Francisco collector Morgan A. Gunst on the front blank.

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        Petra

      F.G. Moon, London 1841 - Lithographie originale de couleur bistre, rehaussée à l'aquarelle, datée en bas de l'image "May 1st 1841". Première édition, publiée à Londres chez Francis Graham Moon, de 1842 à 1849, en 6 volumes, limitée à 500 exemplaires. Titre de l'oeuvre et date en bas à gauche dans la planche. Dimensions de la gravure sans le titre et les marges: 33 x 49 cm. Size: elephant in Folio

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        Report of the Trial of the Action, Bogle Versus Lawson, For a Libel...

      1841. One of the Most Detailed Accounts of a Major Nineteenth-Century Financial Swindle Hughes, W. Hughes, Editor. "The Times" Testimonal: Report of the Trial of the Action, Bogle Versus Lawson, For a Libel Published in "The Times" London-Newspaper, Tried at the Summer Assizes for the Country of Surrey, Held at Croydon, Monday, August 16, 1841, Before the Right Honourable Sir Nicholas Conyngham Tindal, Knt. Lord Chief Justice of the Court of Common Pleas, And a Special Jury; Together with the Proceedings of a Public Meeting of Merchants, Bankers and Others, Held at the Mansion House, London, Friday, October 1, 1841, On the Subject of Such Action, And of the Committee then Appointed; And Also a List of Subscribers to "The Times" Testimonial. Published by the Committee. London: John Hatchard and Son, Henry Butterworth and Pelham Richardson, 1841. 179, [1] pp. Half-title lacking. Octavo (8-1/4" x 5"). Recent quarter cloth over marbled boards, printed paper title label to spine. Some toning to text, light soiling to title page. A nice copy of a rare title. * First edition. A sensational case of a million-pound plot to defraud continental bankers by forged letters of credit, or lettres circulaires, purporting to have been issued by the bankers Glyn, Hallifax, Mills, & Co. The plot was exposed by a Times of London correspondent in a letter, published in the newspaper on 26th May 1840, which referred to "the great forgery company established on the continent lately detected," and naming the co-conspirators. These included the Marquis of Bourbel, "the chief of the gang," the Baron Louis d'Arjuzon, alias De Castel, Pipe "an Englishman who professes to be a solicitor in London," and Cunningham Graham "an anonymous partner in the house of Bogle, Kerrich, and Co." The case was sensational in both social and in banking circles. It exposed the largely unregulated and certainly sloppy banking practices associated with letters of credit (easy to forge and difficult to police) and the almost brilliant ingenuity of an international gang of con men. The naming of Allan George Bogle-who was almost certainly involved-triggered this libel action against John Joseph Lawson, the printer and publisher of the Times, and resulted in the award of one farthing damages for Bogle, but enormous expense and the considerabl

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        Plan of the City Moscow (by Schubert), published in 1841: Explication du plan de Moskou - Reprint

      

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        Papers of the Legislative Council of Van Diemen's Land, 1841

      Hobart Town: James Barnard, Government Printer, 1841. Scuffed at extremities and sympathetically rebacked retaining original label; internally very good indeed.. Foolscap folio, comprising 26 individually paginated sections; contemporary full roan, Diverse series of despatches and reports reflecting the dynamic and progressive administration of Sir John Franklin. Each of the 26 parts is separately paginated, for a full listing is see Ferguson 3314. Subjects include emigration, convict management, education, bushrangers and the building of water supply and civil works. The final report on emigration is the longest in the series, totalling some 82 pages, and is 'very important for information regarding emigration and the experiences of immigrants' (Ferguson).This volume is from the collection of Dr. Clifford Craig, with one of his characteristic typed notes tipped to the front endpaper regarding colonial cabinetmaker Charles Woolley. Craig's 'collection of old Tasmanian books, maps and prints was one of the finest ever assembled - some would argue it was the best. There is no argument that as a Tasmaniana collector, bibliophile, and author he has no peer' (Stitz Australian Book Collectors pp.72-73).

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        A good collection of seven of its influential publications, published during its early period, 1841-1843, before it became known as the Ecclesiological Society.

      Seven works in six volumes, all in fine condition carefully rebound recently in boards with printed title labels. The collection comprises: 1. A few words to Churchwardens on churches and church ornaments. No.I. Suited to country parishes. Published by the Cambridge Camden Society. ..... Tenth edition. With new corrections and additions.> C.U.P. 1841. 8vo., 16pp. 2. A few words to Churchwardens on churches and church ornaments. No.II. Suited to town and manufacturing parishes. Published by the Cambridge Camden Society.> C.U.P. 1841. 8vo., 24pp. 3. A few words to Church builders with an appendix containing lists of windows fonts and roodscreens intended to serve as models. Published by the Cambridge Camden Society. ..... Second edition corrected and revised.> C.U.P. 1842. 8vo., 54pp. 4. The history of pews. A paper read before the Cambridge Camden Society on Monday November 22 1842 with an appendix containing a report presented to the Society on the statistics of pews on Monday December 6 1841. ..... Second edition with additions.> C.U.P., 1842. 8vo., 60pp., + tipped-in errata slip. 5. A few hints on the practical study of ecclesiastical antiquities, for the use of the Cambridge Camden Society. Third edition.> C.U.P., 1842. 8vo., 45 + (1)pp. 6. Church enlargement and Church arrangement. ..... Published by the Cambridge Camden Society.> C.U.P., 1843. 8vo., 19 + (1)pp. 7. A few words to the Parish clerks and sextons of country parishes. Published by the Cambridge Camden Society. Second edition.> C.U.P., 1843. 8vo., 11 + (1)pp. The Cambridge Camden Society, later known as the Ecclesiological Society from 1845 when it moved to London, was a learned architectural society founded in 1839 by undergraduates at Cambridge University to promote 'the study of Gothic Architecture, and of Ecclesiastical Antiques.' Its activities would come to include publishing a monthly journal, The Ecclesiologist,> advising church builders on their blueprints, and advocating a return to a medieval style of church architecture in England. At its peak influence in the 1840s, the Society counted over 700 members in its ranks, including bishops of the Church of England, deans at Cambridge University, and Members of Parliament. The Society and its publications enjoyed wide influence over the design of English churches throughout the 19th century. During its twenty-year span, the Cambridge Camden Society and its journal influenced virtually every aspect of the Anglican Church and almost single-handedly reinvented the architectural design of the parish church. The group was responsible for launching some of the first earnest investigations of medieval church design and through its publications invented and shaped the 'science' of ecclesiology. Throughout its lifetime, all of the Society's actions had one goal: to return the Church and churches of England to the religious splendour it saw in the Middle Ages. The Cambridge Camden Society held tremendous influence in the architectural and ecclesiastical worlds because of the success of this argument: that the corruption and ugliness of the 19th century could be escaped by the earnest attempt to recapture the piety and beauty of the Middle Ages. The society was re-established as the St Paul's Ecclesiological Society in 1879. The society reverted its old title of The Ecclesiological Society in 1937. [Adapted from the entry in Wikipedia].

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        Views in Rome and its environs: drawn from nature and on stone

      published by T. Mâ??Lean 1841 Folio (cm. 54), frontespizio con veduta di Ostia, una carta con elenco delle illustrazioni (â??List of subjectsâ??) e 25 tavv. litografiche - su carta grave - ciascuna protetta da un foglio bianco. Legatura in mz. pelle. Piatti editoriali in tela con titolo impresso in oro. Ds. rinnovato. Qualche usuale, lieve fioritura ma esemplare in eccellente stato di conservazione. Eâ?? questa la prima opera di viaggio illustrata di Lear. Le splendide, grandi litografie color seppia - secondo lâ??ordine della lista - raffigurano: Alatri, Bracciano, Campagna e mura di Roma, Cervara, Civitella di Subiaco, Collepardo, Frascati, Genazzano, Ariccia, Nemi, Norba, Olevano, Roccagiovine, Roiate, Roma dai giardini del Pincio, Roma dai giardini del Convento dei SS. Giovanni e Paolo, via di Porta Pinciana a Roma, Roma dalle banchine del Tevere, Roma da una villa sopra Porta Portese, la fiera di Santâ??Anatolia a Gerano, Sambuci, Subiaco, Tivoli con la Villa di Mecenate, Tivoli verso lâ??Aniene, Valmontone. Provenienza: collezione nobiliare (ex libris â??Henry John Adeaneâ?? al contropiatto anteriore).

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        Pferde-Rennen-Einladung. Mit obrigkeitlicher Bewilligung gibt Joseph Zechetmayr, Gastgeber in Harlaching . ein Pferde-Rennen. Harlaching, k. Landgericht Au, Gemeinde Giesing.

      München, 11. März 1841. - Einblattdruck mit typographischem Text in Bordüre. Blattgr.: 43 x 26 cm. Es wurden 10 Preise ausgelobt, von 8 Talern für den Sieger bis zu einer Reitpeitsche für den 10. Platz. - Mit leicht horizontaler und vertikaler Faltung.

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        Vie de N.S. Jésus-Christ tirée des quatre Évangélistes par de Ligny.

      Colorful, oversized deluxe edition: The life of Jesus, adapted from Father de Ligny's Histoire de la vie de Notre Seigneur Jésus-Christ. The text is printed inside decorative borders and illustrated with => 16 neoclassical stipple-engraved plates done by Bouchard, Henri, Tassaer, Mademoiselle Louvier, Forget, Choubard, and unattributed hands after designs by Duvivier and others. This is the third printing thus, following the first of 1841. Provenance: Inked inscription reading "Souvenir de Madame de Lagarde à Madame Dellac [/] Priez pour elle," dated 1855. Binding: Percaline mosaïquée binding of publisher's violet cloth, covers framed in blind, front cover with gilt-stamped Last Supper vignette surrounded by smaller vignettes and decorations stamped in gilt, white, green, red, and pink; back cover with elaborate IHS display stamped in gilt, green, blue, red, and white; spine gilt extra and stamped in red and green. All edges gilt.

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