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        Naturgeschichte der Papageien. Mit dem Bildnisse und der Lebensbeschreibung von Le Vaillant's.

      Pesth [Budapest] Verlag von C A Hartleben 1842 - EA; ca 18x12 cm; (6) XII, 113 Seiten mit 1 gest. Portrait, 1 kolorierten Titelblatt und 30 kolorierte Stahlstichtafeln; Originalkartoneinband mit Rücken- und Deckeltitel (Einband gering bestoßen, Buchrücken ganz leicht gebräunt; sonst gutes, sauberes Exemplar) 0,000 gr. Ornithologie [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Hilbert Kadgien]
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        Printed invitation to the 'Boz Ball' along with a ticket to a literary dinner held the next week.

      1842 - Single sheet, 8vo., printed on one side only. Small ticket on coated paper printed in black and white. A small broadside invitation to the ?Boz Ball? held on the 14th of February, Dickens? first social engagement in New York City and the grandest occasion of his first American tour, along with a ticket to a dinner held in Dickens? honour on the 18th of February by a number of American literary figures including Washington Irving and attended by 800 people, mostly publishers and journalists. Dickens? first visit to the United States of America began on January 22nd and the literary citizens of New York watched jealously as Bostonian admirers such as Richard Henry Dana, author of Two Years Before the Mast, wined and dined the great British author. Determined to outdo their northern rivals a committee of society figures was formed and a grand event arranged, although not without significant debate as to whether this should be a ball or a dinner, whether alcohol should be served and especially whether invitations should be extended to ladies. The venue was chosen as the Park Theatre, the largest gathering space in New York, and 3,000 tickets were sold at $5 each; Dickens recalled the event as a great success, ?three thousand people present in full dress? and remembered dancing until ?being no longer able to stand.? The success was rather dampened, however, by an attempt shortly afterwards by the managers of the Park Theatre to repeat the ball with tickets sold at half the price, only to find that when the night arrived Dickens reported he was unwell and unable to attend; fearing angry reprisals from guests who had already purchased tickets, the managers demanded Dickens provide a certificate from his physician to authenticate his illness. Dickens was understandably outraged at this treatment and subsequently refused all further invitations to public events held in his honour during the remainder of his American tour.

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        The Life of a Sportsman

      Rudolph Ackermann, 1842. Leather binding. . Light wear to extremities else very good condition./ . 36 Color Illustrations. First edition with the 4 mounted plates. Title page has the Ackerman imprint dated July 1942. Original blue cloth covers and back bound in at end. Binding by Joseph Zaehnsdorf. A very nice copy.

      [Bookseller: Harvest Book Co]
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        A tabular statement of the external and internal commerce of the Madras territories during the year 1841-42

      Madras, Edmund Marden 1842 - In-8° relié demi-basane havane de l'époque, 325 pages. Coupes légèrement frottées sinon bel exemplaire [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        American Anhinga Snake Bird [Plate 420]

      Philadelphia: J.T. Bowen. unbound. very good. Octavo bird print. Lithograph with original hand coloring. Page measures 6.25" x 10" First Royal Octavo edition, circa 1842. John James Audubon (1785-1851) was an American naturalist, painter and ornithologist who did extensive field work studying birds before painting them. Please visit our gallery for more Audubon prints.

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        PELHAM, OR THE ADVENTURES OF A GENTLEMAN

      BERNHARD TAUCHNITZ, 1842. INGLESE 0,32 Brossura editoriale usurata, con fioritura, strappi, tracce di colla e mancanze, pagine con fioriture sparse, molte di esse quasi libere dalla lenta legatura, non allineate e con bordi non rifilati, con rari segni ed appunti a matita, occhiello e frontespizio con strappi USATO

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        Das Kaiserthum Oesterreich, in seinen merkwürdigsten Städten, Badeorten, seinen Domen, Kirchen und sonstigen ausgezeichneten Baudenkmälern alter und neuer Zeit, historisch-topographisch dargestellt. 2 Bände.

      Darmstadt, Gustav Georg Lange, o. J. bzw. 1842. Gr.-8°. Mit 256 Stahlstichtafeln. 1 Bl., XIV, 364 S., 1 Bl., IV S.; VIII, 592, VIII S., HLdr.-Bde. d. Zt. a. 3 breiten Bünden m. Rückenverg. u. goldgepr. Rückentitel. Erstausgabe. - Dekoratives Exemplar dieses umfangreichen Ansichtenwerkes. - Einbände leicht berieben. Etw. gebräunt u. stockfleckig. - Nebehay/W., III, 635; Eckl III, 500; Graesse VII, 466. Versand D: 9,80 EUR Schimmer, Das Kaiserthum Oesterreich, in seinen merkwürdigsten Städten, Badeorten, seinen Domen, Kirchen und sonstigen ausgezeichneten Baudenkmälern alter und neuer Zeit, historisch-topographisch dargestellt, Ansichtenwerke

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Wolfgang Friebes]
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        Der Führer am Rhein von seiner Quelle bis zur Mündung

      Ein Handbuch für Freunde der schönen Natur, der Kunst und des Alterthums, mit ausgewählten Balladen und Liedern. Besonders malerische Ansichten mit hübschen Stahlstichen. u.a. von Mainz, Lureley, Boppard, Andernach, Oberlahnstein, Bonn, Cöln, Düsseldorf. gest. von H.Emden, Carl Rauch u.s.w.. Habicht Vlg. Bonn. 1842, 3 Bl. 298 S. m. 40 Stahlstichen (komplett) und 1 Karte:Der Lauf des Rheins von Basel bis Rotterdam, ca.120x20cm. (Einband fleckig)(teils lose Seiten)(Text teils braunfleckig)(Stahlstiche teilweise Stockflecken). Ln. d. Zt.-2/3)selten! Bild eines Stahlstiches.

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        The Cathedral of Cremona

      1842. Bella veduta della chiesa, dell'attiguo campanile e della piazza, animata da personaggi. Stampata su fondo seppia

      [Bookseller: Libreria Trippini Sergio]
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        Le Jardin des Plantes.

      L. Curmer, Paris 1842 - 2 volumes, grand in-8 ( 275x185 mm ) demi basane verte maroquinée à petits coins, titre et tomaison dorés sur dos lisse orné de filets dorés en place des nerfs, guirlandes dorées en tête et queue, importants fers romantiques dorés entre les filets. Filets dorés sur les plats, tête dorée.Ex-libis à l'étiquette collée en contre plat de GER. Mse D'ADDA.Bien complet des illustrations in-texte et des nombreuses planches gravées hors-texte en noir et en couleurs et plans dépliants.- Tome I. XXVI, 416 pages.Description complète, historique et pittoresque de la Ménagerie, des Serres, des Galeries de Minéralogie et d'Anatomie et de la Vallée Suisse.Moeurs et instinct des animaux, botanique, anatomie comparée, minéralogie, géologie, zoologie.Introduction historique. Aspect général du Jardin. Vallée suisse, Ménagerie, Singerie, Faisanderie, Fosses aux Ours, Parcs. L'école de Botanique, les Carrés, les Serres, les galeries. Cabinet d'anatomie comparée. Galerie de Minéralogie et de Géologie. Galerie de Zoologie. Conclusion. Classification des trois Règnes de la nature.- Tome II. 664 pages.Description complète, historique et pittoresque du Museum d'Histoire Naturelle ( Oiseaux, Reptiles, Poissons, Insectes et Crustavés ).Les Oiseaux. Les Reptiles. Les Poissons. Embranchement des Animaux articulés. Présence de rousseurs.- Exemplaire truffé d'une lettre autographe de 2 pages et demi signée "Mathilde" ( à GEOFFROY SAINT HILAIRE ) au sujet de son adhésion éventuelle à la Société d'Acclimatation.Princesse Mathilde-Laetitia-Wilhelmine BONAPARTE, fille du Roi Jérôme de Westphalie et de Catherie de Wutenberg. Sciences.

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        Volksmährchen Volksmärchen der Deutschen - Prachtausgabe in einem Bande - Hrsg. Julius Ludwig Klee - Mit 300 Holzschnitten

      Mayer und Wigand, Leipzig 1842 - Leder, Ganzleder,Innenkantenvergoldung, Rundumgoldschnitt, 752S, Einband fachgerecht restauriert, Exlibris, schönes, seltenes Exemplar [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Lutz Heimhalt]
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        LA GUIENNE HISTORIQUE ET MONUMENTALE, : 4 VOL.

      - 1842 P. Coudert. Bordeaux Profusamente ilustrado en litografías. (283 b/n. + 3 en color) 211-224, 372, 320, 182 pg. 29x21 cm. Enc. media piel época. Para ver o recibir fotografías de los libros puede ir a nuestra web.

      [Bookseller: Costa LLibreter]
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        Denkschrift zur Vollendung der 5000 .Locomotive 1910

      - 57 Seiten Glanzpapier mit 42 zumeist halbseitigen ( 24 Lokomotiven ) Textabbildungen, Originalbroschur mit Deckeltitel, etwas unfrisch mit Einriß oben am Broschurrücken , vordere Broschurkannte mit Tesafilm hinterlegt , Erhaltung insgesamt gut - = Gegründet wurde die Fabrik im Jahre 1842 von dem Ingenieur der Wien - Raaber Bahn W. Günther, kam Ende der Fünfziger - Jahre in den Besitz der Österreichischen Kreditanstalt für Handel und Gewerbe,wurde 1861 von G. Sigl in Pacht genommen,später käuflich erworben und ist seit 1875 Aktiengesellschaft.In der ersten Periode unter Günther kamen 310 Locomotiven zur Ablieferung ,und zwar an die nördlichen,südlichen,südöstlichen und lombardisch-venzianischen Linien der K.k. Staatsbahn über den Semmering,die Kaiser-Ferdinands-Nordbahn,die galizische Karl-Ludwigs-Bahn und dieKaiserin-Elisabeth-Westbahn, die Südbahn-Gesellschaft, die Kaiser-Franz-Josefs-Orientbahn, die Theisbahn,die Mohacs-Fünfkirchner-Bahn die Budweis-Linz-Gmunder Bahnsowie auch die Locomotiven für den Bau der K.k. Militärakademie in Wiener -Neustadt usw...........................

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Alfred Tauchnitz]
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        Der Totentanz auf Engelhaus, Die Schloßruinen im Walde, oder Graf Rinaldos fürchterliche Gestalt

      Kl.-8, Halbleinen Der Totentanz auf Engelhaus (Markulf Der Eisenarm mit dem Riesen-Schwerte), hrsg. Leop. Grund o.J. (vermutl. 1842), Titelbl. fehlt, m. 1 Titelkupfer, 216 S, beigebunden Die Schloßruinen im Walde, oder: Graf Rinaldos fürchterliche Gestalt. Eine Rittergeschichte von Ludwig Dellarosa, hrsg. Wien, Singer und Goering, 1842, 218 S Hlwd. d. Zt. stärer berieben u. bestossen.Fehlstellen an Rückenkanten m. Leinen abgedeckt, gebräunt, tlw. gekl. u. tlw. Altersfleckig, gebr. Zustand. rare Ausgabe!

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        Rare Antique Print-TRACHIPTERUS-RIBBONFISH-Acaric Baron-Gaimard-Forget-1842

      - Antique print, titled: 'Poissons Plate 12 - Le Trachyptere Bogmare (Trachypterus bogmarus).' - This rare plate shows the Trachipterus trachypterus, a ribbonfish of the family Trachipteridae. Engraving with contemporary hand colouring on vellin (wove) paper. Description: From: 'Voyage en Islande et au Groenland' by M. Paul Gaimard, published in Paris 1842.Artists and Engravers: Made by 'Forget' after 'Acaric Baron'. Paul Gaimard (1793-1858) served on board the Uranie under Freycinet during his circumnavigation of the world, and was partly responsible for the zoological studies published as a result of that voyage. He later served under Dumont d'Urville on board the Astrolabe during the La Perouse search expedition in 1826-1829. Gaimard's voyage to Iceland embarked in 1835 in search of the expedition of Jean de Blosseville from whom nothing had been heard since 1833. No trace was found, but the present work is the result of Gaimard's extensive travels through Iceland, and contains many fine views. Condition: Good, given age. A few small foxing spots. Please note: the images are merged from multiple scans. Some irregularities in the sheet edges may occur as a result of this. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully. Storage location: BG-B4-26 The overall size is ca. 21.5 x 13.8 inch. The image size is ca. 15.7 x 11.4 inch. The overall size is ca. 54.7 x 35 cm. The image size is ca. 40 x 29 cm.

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        Rare Antique Print-BROWN TROUT-BROOK-SALMO-Bevalet-Gaimard-Deguevauviller-1842

      - Antique print, titled: 'Poissons Plate 15 - Le Saumon Truite (Salme trutta) - Le Saumon des Fontaines (Salme rivalis).' - This rare plate shows the brown trout (Salmo trutta) and the brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalis). Engraving with contemporary hand colouring on vellin (wove) paper. Description: From: 'Voyage en Islande et au Groenland' by M. Paul Gaimard, published in Paris 1842.Artists and Engravers: Made by 'Deguevauviller' after 'Bevalet'. Paul Gaimard (1793-1858) served on board the Uranie under Freycinet during his circumnavigation of the world, and was partly responsible for the zoological studies published as a result of that voyage. He later served under Dumont d'Urville on board the Astrolabe during the La Perouse search expedition in 1826-1829. Gaimard's voyage to Iceland embarked in 1835 in search of the expedition of Jean de Blosseville from whom nothing had been heard since 1833. No trace was found, but the present work is the result of Gaimard's extensive travels through Iceland, and contains many fine views. Condition: Good, given age. Light scattered foxing. Please note: the images are merged from multiple scans. Some irregularities in the sheet edges may occur as a result of this. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully. Storage location: BG-B4-29 The overall size is ca. 21.5 x 13.8 inch. The image size is ca. 14.4 x 10.8 inch. The overall size is ca. 54.7 x 35 cm. The image size is ca. 36.5 x 27.5 cm.

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        Sketches illustrating the manners and Customs of the Indians and Anglo Indians

      6 hand coloured lithograph plates. Lithographed title, dedication and 6 leaves of explanatory text. Folio. Original calf-backed cloth, lettered in gilt. London, T. McClean,

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        Carta esférica de la mitad meridional del Mar Adriatico hasta Otranto y Corfù y de la costas del Reino de Napoles y de lo Estados Romanos asta Civita-Vecchia e n el Mediterraneo.

      Adriatico 1842 - Carta geografica particolareggiata delle coste dell'Italia centrale e meridionale con evidenziate le cittadine litoranee. Costruida en la Direcion de Hidrografia y presentada a S.M. y à S.A. el regente del Reyno. Madrid, ano 1842. Restauro da strappo al lato destro che entra per alcuni centimetri nella parte incisa mm 610x920

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        The Illustrated London News. Volume Ist from May 14 to December 31, 1842 & January - June 1843 & January - December 1844-1860

      London, William Little 1842-1860 - Continuous series of the famous Illustrated Londen News from the first issue of 1842 until 1860 [missing July-December 1843]. Uniformly bound in early 20th century green Cloth with gilt lettering spine and gilt lettering name on the frontcover, each binding with its own titlepage and index, large Folio (The Illustrated London News was the world's first illustrated Weekly News Magazine, its inaugural issue appeared on Saturday, 14 May 1842. The newspaper is very richly illustrated with hundreds of woodcuts in the text and numerous full-page engravings, thus marking a revolution in journalism and news reporting. A firm set with very good interiors.) [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat de Roo]
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        George Cruikshank's Omnibus

      London: Tilt and Bogue, 1842. George Cruikshank's Omnibus First Edition, Finely Bound by Birdsall of Northampton [CRUIKSHANK, George]. George Cruikshank's Omnibus. Illustrated with one hundred engravings on steel and wood. Edited by Laman Blanchard. London: Tilt and Bogue, 1842. First edition. Large octavo (9 3/8 x 5 3/4 inches; 238 x 146 mm.). [viii], 300 pp. Engraved portrait, engraved pictorial preface, twenty engraved plates and seventy-eight woodcuts in the text. Bound ca. 1910 by Birdsall of Northampton (stamp-signed in gilt on front turn-in). Full dark green morocco, covers with multiple gilt borders and corner decorations, spine with five raised bands decoratively tooled and lettered in gilt in compartments, gilt board edges and decorative gilt turn-ins, marbled end-papers, top edge gilt, others uncut. Original gilt decorated dark green cloth front cover and spine bound in at end. Minimal fading to spine otherwise fine. "First issued in nine monthly parts from May 1841 to January 1842. The bound volumes were first issued in green and subsequently red cloth... Of the 22 engravings on steel and the 78 woodcuts, all are by G.C. with the exception of three of the steel engravings..." (Cohn). Cruikshank became increasingly disenchanted with the publisher Bentley while working with William Harrison Ainsworth illustrating his novels. Despite financial woes and the illness of his wife, Cruikshank separated from Bentley and became attached to secondary publishers like Tilt and Bogue. In May, 1841, he started Omnibus as his personal outlet. Laman Blanchard was the editor and Ainsworth the sub-editor. Other authors include Merle, Marryat, Thackeray and "Bowman Tiller." It had the characteristic comic cover of the rear of a crowded omnibus pulling away. George drew the image and it was engraved by his nephew Percy Cruikshank, although George was angry with him for calling himself "Cruikshank the Younger. "The contents are articles in a comic vein including a serialized novel and the miscellany entitled "Omnibus Chat." Cohn, 190.

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        Volksmärchen der Deutschen. Prachtausgabe in einem Bande.

      Leipzig, Mayer und Wigand. 1842 - Kl.-4°. 3 Bl., 752 S., 1 Bl. Mit zahlreichen Textillustrationen von R. Jordan, L., Richter, A. Schröter und G. Osterwald. Goldgeprägter Orig.-Lederband (Rücken verblasst, leicht beriebene und bestossen, etwas fleckig). Gelenke minim gelockert. Seiten vereinzelt leicht eingerissen und fachmännisch restauriert. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: EOS Buchantiquariat Benz]
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        Fauna Japonica sive descriptio animalium, quae in itinere per Japoniam, jussu et auspiciis superiorum, qui summum in India Batava imperium tenent, suscepto, annis 1825 - 1830 collegit, notis, observationibus et adumbrationibus illustravit Ph. Fr. de Siebold. Conjunctis studiis C. J. Temminck et H. Schlegel pro vertebratis atque W. de Haan pro invertebratis elaborata. Pisces.

      - Leiden, A. Arnz, [1842]-1850 [REPRINT Tokyo, after 1945]. Folio (37.0 x 29.2 cm; box size: 45 x 32.5 x 10 cm). Decorated title page, 2, 345 pp.; 161 mostly coloured plates. Original half calf over red cloth boards. Spine with six raised bands, rich gilt compartments and gilt title. Top edge gilt. Preserved in a burgundy cloth clamshell box with printed title (in Japanese) on marbled paper, pasted on the top board, and a second label tipped in inside on the bottom. = A fine fascimile reprint of the original edition (Lugduni Batavorum, 1842-1850) which was written by Von Siebold in collaboration with Schlegel and Temminck. The latter two authors are usually regarded as authors of the new species described herein. This edition was edited by S. Tanaka. It is not the Matsumura, 1934 edition, but a second reprint. The plates are of great quality and the entire volume is in near fine condition. This publication was limited to 350 copies and sold out fast; it is very hard to find now. The colour plates, a fine example of Japanese multicolour printing, have been checked against the originals and found to be identical. Cordier, p. 480; Dean II, p. 448; Nissen ZBI, 3848. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Adeline; or, The grave of the forsaken. Founded on facts.

      [Printed & published by E. Lloyd.] [1842] - Double front. plate but without title leaf & preface, illus; tear without loss in pp.43-44, a few marks. Contemp. half red roan, gilt spine; sl rubbed at head. v.g. Ono 542 in 52 pts and 117 chapters. BL & Oxford only on Copac. The work was advertised at 2/6 in December 1842. Louis James early identified this as a more skilful than average domestic tale "in a style that suggests Rymer in a serious mood", and titlepage attributions, lacking here, to the Author of ?The Miller?s Maid? & ?Blanche?; [or, The mystery of the doomed house] confirm his authorship. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Welcome to Charles Dickens. The Boz Ball. To be given under the direction of a committee of citizens of New York, at the Park Theatre, on the evening of the fourteenth of February next.

      New York: J.C. House, printer. 1842 - Sewn as issued in orig. pale pink wrappers; edges sl. creased. Self label. A v.g. copy in custom-made red cloth fold-over box. 8pp. OCLC records several copies in US libraries; BL only on Copac. This scarce pamphlet published for a General Committee of New York Citizens, forms a history of the arrangements for a Ball to celebrate the presence of Charles Dickens in their city. It gives a list of committee members, plans for the decoration of the venue (The Park Theatre), a transcript of committee member Philip Hone?s official letter of invitation, and the transcript of the letter of acceptance from Dickens: ?I beg to convey to the Committee of Gentlemen . my hearty and cordial thanks for their most kind congratulations; and my glad acceptance of the honor they propose to confer upon me? The St. Valentine?s Day Ball marked one of the high spots of Dickens?s first American trip, made between January & June of 1842. In a later to John Forster of February 17th, Dickens described the Ball as ?a most superb affair?, noting ?there were three thousand people there . [and] the theatre was decorated magnificently? Dickens enclosed several contemporary accounts of the Ball with his letter to Forster, as well as a copy of the present pamphlet. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        The Countess of Salisbury. 3 vols.

      Richard Bentley. 1842 - Functionally bound in later dark green half calf, green cloth boards, paper labels; worn & repaired. SCARCE. La Comtesse de Salisbury, 1839. An unacknowledged translation of one of Dumas? earliest historical novels. It is set in the Court of Edward III during the earlier stages of the Hundred Years War. The dedication, to Thomas Moore, is signed ?E.R.M. London, April, 1840?; perhaps the translator, but not identified. The third volume, despite having The Countess of Salisbury on the titlepage, contains, as issued, a separate novel, also an unacknowledged translation of a Dumas work: The Maid of Corinth. The French title is Acté, first published in 1838. This appears to be a re-issue of the first English edition of 1840, with newly printed titlepages which for some reason do not mention the second work. No 1842 edition appears on Copac, though four copies of an 1840 edition are listed with the title as The Countess of Salisbury : to which is added, The Maid of Corinth. Dumas is not identified as the original author. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Aventures de Lydéric. [Chronique du roi Pépin. Chronique de Charlemagne].

      - Paris, Dumont, s.d. [1842]. In-8, In-8, demi-veau bleu nuit glacé, dos lisse orné d'un décor romantique de chaînons, filets et palettes et fers spéciaux dorés, auteur et titre doré, tête dorée (reliure sign. Canape et Corriez), (4), 359 p. Edition originale de ce recueil de trois nouvelles de la veine médiévale d’Alexandre Dumas : "Aventures de Lyderic" suivi de "Chronique du Roi Pépin" et de "Chronique de Charlemagne". "En 628, le prince de Dijon Salwart succombe sous les coups du gigantesque prince Phinard de Buck dans une forêt des Flandres. Sa femme Ermengarde a juste le temps de cacher leur fils Lyderic dans un buisson avant d'être faite prisonnière. Le bébé est sauvé de la mort par une biche qui le nourrit et un vieil ermite qui l'élève. Il devient vite d'une stature et d'une force redoutable. A la mort de l'ermite, Lyderic part à la recherche de ses origines avec, pour seul indice, un chapelet qu'il avait autour du cou quand il a été trouvé ( ). C'est Henri Berthoud, directeur du journal ‘Le musée des familles’ qui a demandé à Dumas de raconter les exploits de Lyderic, ce géant des Flandres. Lors de sa parution le succès fut foudroyant. Il faut dire que l'auteur a mis tout son talent à magnifier cette légende" (Nicole Vougny, Société des Amis d'A. Dumas en ligne). (Munro, p. 56. Parran, p. 47. Reed, p. 144. Vicaire, III, 354). Seulement 3 exemplaires recensés dans le monde (WorldCat): Yale, Auckland et la BnF seul exemplaire conservé dans une bibliothèque française. Très bel exemplaire, très frais, grand de marges, très bien relié par Canape et Corriez. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Tambour Suisse de la Garde du Pape. (Grande Tenue)

      Artist: Aubert/ Pingret d'/ E; issued in: Paris; date: ca 1842 - - technic: Lithography; - colorit: gouache; - condition: Perfect condition; - size (in cm): 41 x 24; - description: Costumes Italiens, from Galerie Royale de Costumes, Costumes Italiens, 7. Published by Aubert ; Co., Paris.Swiss Guards are the Swiss soldiers who have served as guards at foreign European courts since the late 15th century. In addition to small household and palace units, Swiss mercenary regiments have served as regular line troops in various armies; notably those of France, Spain and Naples . The Swiss were famous mercenaries for hundreds of years. Since Switzerland was a poor country, young men often sought their fortunes abroad. Swiss troops had a reputation for discipline and loyalty, and employing revolutionary battle tactics. They were considered the most powerful troops of the 15th century, until their methods were refined by the Landsknechte in the early 16th century. The earliest such unit was the Swiss Hundred Guard at the French court (1497?1817). This small force was complemented in 1567 by a Swiss Guards regiment. In the 18th and early 19th centuries several other Swiss Guard units existed for periods in various European courts. The Papal Swiss Guard was founded in 1506 and is the only extant Swiss Guard.

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        Handbuch für Reisende in Griechenland. 2 Theile in 2 Bänden.

      Leipzig, Brockhaus, 1842. - 8°. XIV, 532 SS.; 3 Bll., 552 SS., 1 Bl. Neuere Pappbände mit golgeprägtem Rückenschild Brockhaus-Verz. 415; Griep-L. 983. Erste Ausgabe des seltenen Reiseführers durch Griechenland, das zu Anfang des 19. Jahrhunderts noch relativ unzugänglich war. Der erste Band gibt allgemeine Hinweise zum Reisen in Griechenland (Jahreszeiten, Kosten, Organisation etc.), ferner eine Geschichte (insbesondere der neueren Zeit, Befreiungskampf, Kapodistrias, König Otto.), Landeskunde, Routenvorschlage, Verkehrspläne und eine Bibliographie. Band 2 enthält Reiseführerinformationen zu einzelnen Orten in alphabetischer Anordnung. Neigebaur (1783-1866) ist vor allem mit den 'Ansichten aus der Cavalierperspective' und dem 'Cavalier auf Reisen' bekannt geworden. Das vorliegende Werk verfasste er zusammen mit Ferdinand Adelhoven, der selbst in Athen lebte. "- Etwas gebräunt, nur die Titelblätter mit mehreren, leider etwas unschönen modernen Stempeln, sonst sauber und ordentlich, sowie nett gebunden. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Winkles's Architectural and Picturesque Illustrations of the Cathedral Churches of England and Wales (3 Volumes complete)

      Effingham Wilson & Charles Tilt, London 1842 - Important illustrated architectural work credited with helping to launch the Gothic Revival style of architecture in Great Britain. Robert Garland made the sketches for this work while the historical text was produced by Thomas Moule. Henry Winkles is given credit for the works on the title page. Winkles (1801 - 1860) was an English architectural illustrator, printer and engraver, who while very influential in Britain also founded the first steel engraving studio in Karlsruhe, Germany along with Karl Ludwig Frommel.The volumes are illustrated with ground plans and wonderful engraved views.Vol 1: xx, 144pp, Frontispiece & 60 full page plates. It includes Salisbury, Canterbury, York, St. Paul's, Wells, Rochester, and Winchester cathedrals.Vol 2: viii, 140pp, Frontispiece & 60 plates. It includes Lincoln, Chichester, Ely, Peterborough, Norwich, Exeter, Bristol, and Oxford cathedrals.Vol 3: xvi, 160pp, Frontispiece & 60 plates. Includes Lichfield, Gloucester, Hereford, Worcester, Durham, Carlisle, Chester, Ripon, St. David's, Llandaff, St. Asaph's and Bangor cathedrals.3-volume quarto set (complete). 4to. Each plate with tissue guard; all volumes have added engraved half-title. Contemporary 3/4 calf binding & marble boards with 5 raised bands and gilt title on spine. Half title of Vol 3 is loose and chipped around the edges, other wise the set is in very good clean condition. OCLC: 59760066. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Ueber das Schielen und die Heilung desselben durch die Operation.

      Berlin, A. Förstner, 1842, 8, VIII, 220 pp., mit 3 (2 gefalteten) lithographierten Tafeln mit 30 Abbildungen, schöner Halbledereinband der Zeit feines Exemplar. Erste Ausgabe dieser epochalen Schrift, in einem schönen und gut erhaltenen Exemplar! "Die Erfindung der Schiel-Operation würde allein genügen seinen Namen unsterblich zu machen". Albrecht v. Graefe, Dtsch. Kl. 1853, p.357 First Edition. "The first successful attempt at treating strabismus by myotomy. The operation was later abandoned owing to the frequently disastrous final effects." The present work is a full account of the author"s method for correcting strabismus by severing the tendons of the eye muscles. The results of 1,200 operations are summarized. Johann Friedrich Dieffenbach (1792-1847) and Stromeyer shared the Monthyon prize of the Institut de France for their pioneering studies of this procedure" BeckerGarrison-Morton 5856 Becker collection in Ophthalmology 110 Norman 638

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        American Notes.

      Chapman & Hall. 1842 - FIRST EDITION, 1st issue. 2 vols. Half titles, ad. leaf preceding half title vol. I, 6pp. cata. vol. II; a few marks in text. Orig. purple cloth, blocked in blind, spines lettered in gilt; expertly recased, spines faded to brown. The first issue, with the second page of Contents misnumbered ?xvi? Bought by Kathleen Tillotson for 2/-. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Douze vues des Vallées de Lauterbrunnen & Meyringen. Dessinées d?après nature. 2me cahier.

      chez Wessel, grande rue à Genève, (6 planches: Imp. Schmid, Genève - 10 planches: Imprimé par Betremieux, Lith de Schmid à Genève), s.d. (1842), - 48.5x32.5 cm (feuille), 16 planches lithogr. (sur 18) signées sur la pierre ?A. CALAME F.?, tirages sur ?Chine appliqué?, qqs rousseurs sur le papier support, couverture jaune originale avec texte et ill. lithogr. Couverture déchirée, manques de papier surtout aux bords). Il y a un mélange entre le 1er cahier (6 vues) et le 2me cahier (12 vues). Voici les titres des planches disponibles: Lac de Thoune Canton de Berne / Vue prise à Lauterbrunnen / Un chalet à Unterseen / Le Reichenbach à Rosenlaui / A Meyringen / Vallée de Hasli / Le Schmaddribach Vallée de Lauterbrunnen / Route du Grimsel Ober-hasli / A la Handeck / A Lauterbrunnen / Environs de Thoune / A Guttanen Route du Grimsel / Un Châlet A Lauterbrunnen / Le Schwartz-Wald Sur la Scheideck / Cours de l?Aar à la Handeck / La Gorge Obscure à Meyringen.Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. 16 Ansichten im Orig.-Umschlag (Umschlag mit Rissen u. Papier-Verlust). Unterlag-Papiere etwas stockfleckig). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Grundzüge der Wissenschaftlichen Botanik nebst einer methodologischen Einleitung. . . Two volumes in one.

      Leipzig: E A. Brockhaus for Wilhelm Engelmann, 1842. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 1842-1843. 8vo (210 x 130 mm). [i-xi] xii-xxvi, [1] 2-289 [3]; [i-v] vi-xvii, [1] 2-564 pp., including half-titles, errata leaf at end of vol. I, pp. 225-240 misbound after p.272 in vol. I, errata on pp. [559]-564 in vol. II. Contemporary half cloth over marbled boards, spine lettered in gilt (head of spine chipped, extremities little rubbed and chipped, upper inner hinge cracked, corners bumped, front endpaper repaired, binding somewhat weak, tape residue to boards). Light browning and occasional minor spotting of text, some dog-earing and creasing to lower corner, little staining of second half title from formerly inserted pressed plant. Provenance: Botanische Staatssammlung München (library stamps to front flyleaf, half-title and some text pages, shelf mark in pencil to half-title). Still very good copy. Collated complete. ----Dibner 31; Horblit 93b; Sparrow 177; Norman 1908; Pritzel 8224; Waller 11732; D.S.B XII, p.174-5. - FIRST EDITION, AND EXCEPTIONALLY RARE, of Schleiden's most extensive and influential botanical work. Schleiden's botany textbook "introduced new pedagogical standards that were to dominate the teaching of botany for years... Schleiden considered the inductive method the only valid one in biology, and the first part of the book constitutes an important document for the study of the methodology of natural history... The entire structure of Schleiden's textbook was fundamentally new. The lengthy work begins with a study of the material elements of the plant. Next there is a large section on plant cytology [which expands upon Schleiden's important 1838 article on cell formation], and then a treatment of morphology and organology. The book, which established the teaching of botany on a completely new basis, was often reprinted and appeared in various translations and adaptations" (DSB XII, p.174-5). "Schleiden eagerly applied himself to the microscopic study of plant structure and growth. From it he derived the imponant conclusion that the cell was the basic unit of any living organism, plant or animal. The latter were no more than aggregates of individual, independent, complete beings - the cells themselves." (Dibner 31). The separate 3-leaf errata in vol. II that is mentioned in Norman 1908 appears to be a ghost (the errata is found on pp. 559-564). This work is quite rare. The last copy recorded at auction was the Norman copy (Christie's, New York, 1998, lot 1289, sold USD 4025.00). - Visit our website for additional images and information. Very Good.

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        Le Opere di Galileo Galilei. Prima Edizione Completa. 15 Bände + Supplementband = 16 Bände. Condotti Sugli Autentici Manoscritti Palatini. Ed. Eugenio Alberi. - E Dedicata A S. A. I. e R. Leopoldo II. Granduca di Toscana.

      Firenze, Societa Editrice Fiorentina, 1842-1856. 16 Bände Zus. ca. 7500 S. Mit einem Porträt und zus. 85 Ausklapptafeln. Gr.-8°. Halbledereinbände der Zeit mit marmorierten Überzugspapieren. Beste und vollständigste Ausgabe der Werke Galileis. - Ausgeschiedenes Bibliotheksexemplar mit Stempeln auf den Titelblättern. Einbände etwas beschabt und bestoßen, vornehmlich die Kapitale. Die Seiten sind stellenweise alters- bzw. braunfleckig. Sonst im inneren Bereich tadellos erhalten. Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        Un court voyage à Plombières et à travers une petite partie de la Suisse par M.L.C.D.B.D.L.V A.C.D.G.

      Metz, Typographie de Dembour et Gangel, 1842, - gr. in-8vo, 428 p. avec qqs vignettes gravées + 2 ff. (errata et table) + 4 gravures, faux-titre et titre avec petit manque de papier au coin et tache d?eau, Ex-Libris avec initiales et nom ?Frederick Gardiner? avec devise ?My Hope is constant in thee?, reliure en d.-cuir aux coins d?époque. Rare. L'auteur serait, selon d?autres informations : ?Ferdinand de Bony de La Vergne?, malgré la feuille de dédicace signée ?celui qui l?écrivait. Cherlperman? Le voyage est fait en diligence. Le problème, c?est que les diligences sont souvent pleines et pour cela le séjour à Fribourg s?est vu prolongé. Notre voyageur-auteur a bien vite trouvé un autre gite bien meilleur et beaucoup moins cher que celui des premiers jours, avec qqs indications sur les diff. prix pratiqués pour touristes. Voyage de Bâle , Soleure, Berne, Fribourg, Lausanne et Genève, puis le retour en France: Lyon, Nancy, Metz, Boulay. Les planches gravées satiriques et la vue sont tirées à Metz et montrent: 1) à la page 97: La mort et la demoiselle (scène de dance-des-morts) / 2) Vue de Fribourg (Suisse) (Vue de la ville avec le Pont-Suspendu. (Par:) Dembour et Gangel, Metz) / 3) Heidegger et Lord Chesterfield (concours ?Qui est le plus vilain??) / 4) Planche de musique ?Ancien Air toujours joué à la Procession Depternach (= Echternach - Luxembourg), depuis cinq siècles. Récit de voyage plein de petits détails et curiosités.Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. Wäber p. 75 sous Chelpermann (et: Chalpermann) (deux fois faux! la dédicace imprimée est signée CHERLPERMAN). Rero - ; Helveticat (sous : Ferdinand de Bony de La Vergne ?) ; OCLC Worldcat - [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Scènes de la vie privée et publique des animaux

      Chez Hetzel et Paulin 1842 - - Chez Hetzel et Paulin, A Paris 1842, 18x26,5cm, 386pp. et 390pp., 2 volumes reliés. - Edition originale, admirablement illustrée de 201 figures hors-texte et de 120 vignettes par Grandville. Reliures en demi chagrin noir d'époque. Dos à faux nerfs orné de caissons à froid. Titres et tomaisons dorés. Plats de papier chagriné noir. Légers frottements. Ensemble très frais, doué d'un papier bien blanc, malgré quelques rares pâles rousseurs éparses. Bel exemplaire, sobre et de qualité. On ne présente plus cette publication célèbre, satire de la société contemporaine parisienne du Second empire, dont l'entreprise est due à Hetzel, qui sous le pseudonyme de Stahl a signé plusieurs textes et a commandé des textes aux plumes les plus célèbres de l'époque : Balzac, Musset, Sand, La Bedollière. Le dernier chapitre raconte l'emprisonnement des différents écrivains que l'on peut voir dans différents emplacements au Jardin des plantes. Une des grandes oeuvres d'imagination de Grandville, pleine de verve et de fantaisie. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] first edition, admirably illustrated with 201 figures out of text and 120 vignettes by Grandville. Bindings in black half chagrin. Back with false nerves decorated with cold boxes. Titles and golden tones. boards of black shagreen paper. Slight friction. Very fresh set, endowed with a very white paper, in spite of a few scattered pale reds. Beautiful exemplary, sober and quality. This famous publication, satire of the contemporary Parisian society of the Second Empire, is no longer exhibited, the work of which is due to Hetzel, who under the pseudonym of Stahl has signed several texts and commissioned texts with the most famous plumes of the " Balzac, Musset, Sand, La Bedollière . The last chapter tells the imprisonment of the different writers that can be seen in different locations in the Jardin des Plantes. One of the great works of imagination of Grandville, full of verve and fantasy. 386pp. et 390pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Al'bom Gogolevskikh Tipov.

      Folio. 4 pages, 30 plates with wood engravings. Private red cloth binding, richly illustrated and all edges red. The binding is a bit stained, name on title, otherwise fine. The illustrations are based on Gogols masterpiece "Death Souls", published in 1842. Very rare. With a preface by Stojunin. This volume belonged to the pianist and music educator Télémarque Lambrino (1878-1930), who was born in Odessa, with his full page signature on the front fly. Sehr seltene Pulbikation mit großartigen Karikaturen im Stil Daumiers, basierend auf Gogols Meisterwerk Tote Seelen, welches 1842 erschien.

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        Collections of the Georgia Historical Society. Volume 2.

      Freeman and Bolles. Hardcover. 1842. Volume 2. Green cloth boards have wear with the corners rubbed though- a circular cup stain on the front board and fraying of the cloth at the spine ends. Otherwise clean, has a good binding, short inscription in pencil from I.K. Tefft (noted in a footnote on the first page of first chapter) to Col. John Millidge (Milledge?)- otherwise few pages have notes/underlining in pencil. Feel free to further inquire. Ships from our bookstore in West Columbia, S.C.! . Good. 1842.

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        An American Dictionary of the English Language. First Edition in Octavo, containing the whole vocabulary of the Quarto, with corrections, improvements, and several thousand additional words; To which is prefixed an introductory dissertation on the origin, history and connection of the languages of western Asia and Europe, with an explanation of the principles on which languages are formed

      New Haven: Published by the Author. Sold by Crocker & Brewster, Boston, [etc.] ... Printed by B.L. Hamlen, 1842. Second edition, first octavo edition. Engraved portrait frontispiece to vol.I by Asher Brown Durand after Samuel F.B. Morse, no printer's name given. lxxvi, 938; 1004 pp. 2 vols. Large 8vo (10-1/2 x 6 7/8 inches; 269 x 174 mm). Contemporary speckled sheep, contrasting morocco spine labels, marbled endpapers, marbled edges. Covers scuffed, joints worn, some light spotting to text, some worming to vol. I, not affecting text. Morse, Samuel French B. Second edition, first octavo edition. Engraved portrait frontispiece to vol.I by Asher Brown Durand after Samuel F.B. Morse, no printer's name given. lxxvi, 938; 1004 pp. 2 vols. Large 8vo (10-1/2 x 6 7/8 inches; 269 x 174 mm). The Second Edition, The First Unabridged Octavo Edition. A fine copy of the rare second and first octavo edition of Webster's unabridged dictionary, the last that Webster published before his death in 1843. This is the textually best edition published in Webster's lifetime, incorporating his final revisions, 5,000 new definitions, and a preface and introduction "on the origin, history and connection of the languages of western Asia and Europe, with an explanation of the principles on which languages are formed." Skeel notes that 3,000 copies of this edition were printed, fewer than the 5 or 6 thousand that Webster wanted, but more than the 2,500 of the 1828 first edition. A prospectus (Skeel 585) advertised the edition at $13 (sheep) and $14 (calf, gilt). The work was in the press for over a year; a note in Webster's hand on a copy in the Connecticut State Library states "First signature of this edition impressed Oct. 22, 1839. Last sheet impressed January 30, 1841 15 months & days." The edition sold slowly, with nearly half of the run still in sheets at the time of Webster's death. Skeel 586; cf. Grolier American 36; cf. PMM 291; cf. Sabin 102335. Provenance: George W. Turner (of Elmscourt or Elms Court, Natchez, Mississippi, inscription in both volumes dated 1842)

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        Quelques Recherches Sur L'apoplexie Nerveuse ; Gérard Marchant, Observations Faites Dans Les Pyrénées Pour Servir À l'Étude Des Causes Du Crétinisme (Envoi Autographe de l'auteur)

      Paris - Rignoux 1842 - In-4° relié, demi-chagrin lila moderne, en parfait état - PERFECT COPY - Reliés à la suite Gérard MARCHANT, Observations faites dans les Pyrénées pour servir à l'étude des causes du crétinisme (Rignoux, 1842), 66 pp, nbrx tableaux in-texte. Envoi de l'auteur. H. ANCEAUME, De la mélancolie (Méquignon, 1818), 211 pp. Thèse de médecine soutenue sous la direction de Pinel et Esquirol (la thèse la plus importante de l'époque sur le mal d amour ; Edme COUROT, Considérations générales sur les causes de l aliénation mentale et réflexion sur cette maladie (Didot, 1824) [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Les campagnes de Mademoiselle Thérèse Figueur, aujourd'hui Madame veuve Sutter, ex-dragon aux 15e et 9e régiments de 1793 à 1815, écrites sous sa dictée par St-Germain Leduc.

      Paris, Dauvin et Fontaine 1842 - in-8, XV-251 pp., bradel demi-percaline grise à coins, dos orné (rel. postérieure). Ex-libris Kergorlay. Edition originale rare. Tulard, 1391. "Une visite au premier consul et la guerre d'Espagne forment les épisodes saillants de ces très suspects mémoires de la véritable Madame Sans-Gêne". À consulter également pour la période révolutionnaire, avec notamment sa relation du siège de Toulon (Fierro, 1375). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Coloured Illustrations of British Birds, and their Eggs.

      London: G. W. Nickisson (volumes I & II); Simpkin, Marshall, & Co. (volumes III-VI); Willis and Sotheran (volume VII), 1842—57 - 7 volumes, octavo (216 x 130 mm). Contemporary red pebble-grain morocco, richly gilt spines, gilt two-line border on sides enclosing gilt roll-tool border, gilt edges, gilt roll tool turn-ins, marbled endpapers. From the library of Irish judge and discerning book collector William O'Brien (1832-99), which was endowed on his death to the Milltown Park Jesuit Library, Dublin; this set carries his post-mortem bookplate, Milltown Park library tickets, bequest labels and library stamps (mostly to titles). Scattered minor spotting to covers, occasional foxing. An excellent set. 427 hand-coloured lithograph plates (105 showing eggs), 7 uncoloured plates, by Meyer and Mary Anne Meyer. First octavo edition, with the Willis and Sotheran reissue of volume VII (the Preface to volume I is dated 1852). The original folio edition of 1835–41 is described by Mullens and Swann as "one of our most valuable illustrated works on ornithology". Henry Leonard Meÿer involved his whole family in the production of his books, his wife assisting with drawing and lithography and his children with the hand-colouring (see Christine Jackson, Bird Illustrators: Some Artists in Early Lithography). Mullens & Swann pp. 403–4.

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        nouveau système métrique décimal instauré par la loi du 4 juillet 1837

      Renard, PARIS 1842 - V Michaut-Delacroix Tables de¿cimales ou comptes re¿solus du prix des objets d'apre¿s le syste¿me obligatoire des poids et mesures, suivies de tables comparatives . Paris : Renard, 1842 In-8, 484 pp., reliure de l' époque signée par Masson en plein maroquin vert, richement orné aux fers dorés au dos et de filets d'encadrements aux plats, plats doublés en maroquin rouge, toutes tranches dorées. Exceptionnel exemplaire offert à Louis-Philippe Ier, roi des Français, avec l' inscription aux lettres dorées sur le contreplat " Offet au Roi par l'auteur V. Michaut Delacroix . Accompagné d'une très belle lettres manuscrite de 4 pages signée, adressée au Roi, dans laquelle l'auteur présente l'utilité de son livre de solutions numériques et parle en termes élogieux du nouveau système métrique décimal adopté de manière exclusive en France sous Louis Philippe Ier, instauré par la loi du 4 juillet 1837( mis en voguer au 1er Janvier 1840), remplaçant les "Mesures usuelles" de Napoléon Ier instauré en 1812 et qui était un compromis entre le système métrique et les mesures traditionnelles. On lit sur la page 3 : "la deuxième partie présente encore diverses solutions utiles à plusieurs branches du commerce dont vous-êtes le plus ferme protecteur: votre génie le fait briller avec tant d'éclat à travers les écueils d'une politique ennemie dont il domine toutes les combinaisons par la puissance de ses ressorts! Il tient enchaîné le démon de la guerre qui depuis des années secoue [.?] ses horribles flammes ." Exemplaire revêtu d'une luxieuse reliure signée par Masson ( Relieur à Troyes) en plein maroquin vert, richement orné aux fers dorés au dos et de filets d'encadrements des plats, plats doublés en maroquin rouge, toutes tranches dorées. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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