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        Deßau, Wörlitz und Oranienbaum Erstausgabe

      Deßau, Verlag der Aue'schen Buchhandlung, 1843. 160 Seiten mit fünf in Stahl gestochenen Ansichten und einem Plane des Wörlitzer Gartens Kl.-8°, Pappeinband. Einband berieben und bestoßen, Seiten stockfleckig, sonst gut erhalten

      [Bookseller: Gisa Hinrichsen, Einzelunternehmen]
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        Monumens religieux, militaires et civils du Poitou: Deux-Sèvres. Dessins d"après nature par Baugier, lithographiés par E. Conte, texte historique par Arnauld.

      Niort: Robin et Cie., 1843 - Première édition, in-folio; [iv], 220p.; 36 planches lithographiées, 9 lettrines/vignettes, 6 culs-de-lampe/vignettes. Reliure moderne en demi-chagrin brun à coins, dos à nerfs, titre doré, plats et gardes marbrés, couvertures muettes d"origine conservées. Mouillure marginale sur quelques pages, certaines planches légèrement brunies, autrement un bon exemplaire frais. Edition originale avec la mention de "première série" (seule parue) sur la page de titre. Jolies lithographies dont la maison natale de Madame de Maintenon à Candie, l"église St. Loan à Thouars, le tumulus de Bougon, la Tour de Malzéard, l"église de Niort etc. L"ouvrage est divisé par périodes: Ere celtique, époques Romaine et Romane, Roman secondaire, donjons, tours et châteaux du XIIè au XVème siècles, et monuments du XVIème siècle. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Commentaries on the Law of Bills of Exchange, Foreign and Inland, as Administered in England and America; with Occasional Illustrations from the Commercial Law of the Nations of Continental Europe. Cohen 2555

      Charles C. Little & James Brown, Boston 1843 - Modern speckled calf, crimson morocco label, gilt, some foxing and browning, some chips to the upper margin of the last pages, else a good copy First edition of the commentary whose substance was at the heart of 'Swift v. Tyson', decided the year before by a unanimous court whose opinion Story delivered, of commercial importance then central to this country; dedicated to Simon Greenleaf [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Meyer Boswell Books, Inc., member ABAA]
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        VOYAGE DANS L'AMERIQUE MERIDIONALE EXECUTE PENDANT LES ANNEES 1826, 1827, 1828, 1829, 1830, 1831, 1832 ET 1833 - TOME SECOND

      PITOIS-LEVRAULT 1843 - R300000453: 667 pages illustrées d'un tableau dépliant. Tampon de bibliothèque. Dos à 4 nerfs. Titre, tomaison, bibliothèque et nom du relieur doré. Quelques accrocs. (LE BRESIL, LA REPUBLIQUE ORIENTALE DE L'URUGUAY, LA REPUBLIQUE ARGENTINE, LA PATAGONIE, LA REPUBLIQUE DU CHILI, LA REPUBLIQUE DE BOLIVIA, LA REPUBLIQUE DU PEROU) In-Folio Relié cuir dos-coins. Bon état. Couv. convenable. Dos satisfaisant. Quelques rousseurs Classification Dewey : 580-Botanique [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Experience of George A. Spywood

      [Middleton, Massachusetts?: Charles H. Pelton, Printer?. 1843?]. Edition unknown. Small octavo. String-tied wrappers. 28pp. Stains and small nicks to the front wrap else a sound, very good copy. Autobiographical pamphlet by a Warwick, Rhode Island-born man claiming Native-American lineage (specifically that his father was a Pumham and his mother a Marshpee). The stated purpose of the pamphlet was to attempt to raise $80 to pay his debts. Spywood happily pursued the sailor's trade until after several voyages his friend, the captain, took ill and died. He later renounced his vices and took to the ministry after a vision. In 1844 he was given the pastorship of the Colored M.E. Church of Hartford, Connecticut, and took an active part in precipitating the schism of the A.M.E. Zionists from the Weslyans. It is possible that Spywood fabricated his Native American heritage for the purposes of this pamphlet, anticipating more sympathy if he hid his African ancestry. Perhaps more likely is that he was of mixed Native American and African ancestry. Carter G. Woodson references him as a Bishop in the Zionist faction in his study The Negro Church without referring to his ethnicity, and he is mentioned in several other histories of the Church. OCLC locates a single copy with the above publishing information, but this issue appears complete (collating 1-28pp., with separate wrappers) and contains no printing information. While we obviously have a vested interest in establishing the precedence of this version of the pamphlet, we strongly conclude that this copy has the feel of fulfilling the object of a mendicant pamphlet, and is likely both earlier than the 1843 version, and may indeed be unique. In any event it is rare. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Album esposizione di belle arti in Milano (anno VII), dedicato al Nobile Signor Filippo die Marchesi Villani.

      Milano, Carlo Canadelli (1843).. 4°. mehrfarbig u. gold lithogr. Titelbl., 2 Bll., 116 S., mit 15 gest. Tafeln, davon 4 in Aquatinta, neuer brauner Moireseideneinband mit mont. Farblithographie unter farbig bedrucktem Passepartout, dieses mit mehreren Ausrissen. Kopfgoldschnitt, die Stiche zeigen meist histor. Szenen u. Gemäldereproduktionen, die Aquatintas Veduten.. Sorgfältig ausgestatteter Sammelband mit literarischen Beiträgen zeitgenöss. italienischer Autoren.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Löcker]
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      Paris: L. Curmer, 1843. n. Hardcover. Fürstenberg-Beraldi Copy of Engraved Fairy Tales, One of the Most Beautiful Books of the 19th Century. 273 x 184 mm (10 3/4 x 7 1/4"). lii, [86] pp. Preface and biographical note by M. E. La Bédollierre. SPLENDID NAVY BLUE MOROCCO, ELEGANTLY GILT, BY CUZIN (stamp-signed on front doublure), covers framed by multiple gilt rules with large fleuron cornerpieces, raised bands, spine heavily gilt in compartments with central leafy tool and volute cornerpieces, gilt titling, BEAUTIFUL CITRON MOROCCO DOUBLURES, VERY LAVISHLY GILT, with intricately tooled frame and cornerpieces enclosing a prominent filigree lozenge with a central oval containing the figure of Puss-in-Boots, marbled free endpaper and flyleaves, all edges gilt. In a (slightly chafed) suede-lined chemise backed with citron morocco and a matching morocco-trimmed slipcase. The main text ENTIRELY ENGRAVED by Blanchard and profusely illustrated with extra pictorial title, nine full-page vignette section titles, and 86 vignettes in the text, all engraved on copper. (Without the interleaved tissue guards called for by Ray.) A Large Paper Copy. Verso of marbled flyleaf with engraved bookplate of Albert Wander dated 1932 and with ex libris of Hans Fürstenberg; front flyleaf with morocco bookplate of Henri Beraldi (see below for all). Carteret III, 462-64; Ray 231; Henri Beraldi Library III, 1934, No. 372 (this copy). A SUPERB COPY--entirely clean and fresh internally, with a strong reluctance to open, and in a flawless binding. A work entirely engraved on thick papier vélin, this is a celebrated achievement among illustrated books of the 19th century, offered here in a sparkling copy sumptuously bound by Cuzin. First published in 1697, "Tales of Long Ago" is also known as the Mother Goose tales, and includes such favorites as Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Little Red Riding Hood, and Puss-in-Boots. Perrault (1628-1703) reworked traditional folklore into sophisticated fairy tales for the denizens of the intellectual salons of Paris, ending each story with a (usually cynical) moral in couplets. He is credited with inventing the fairy tale genre, and the Brothers Grimm--not to mention Walt Disney--profited greatly from his oeuvre. Carteret points out that in addition to its artistic merits, the work is also more difficult to find in fine condition than other illustrated books of the period. Many copies were read to death by their juvenile audience, so a pristine copy like the present one is very uncommon. The work of the binder Cuzin, who died in 1890, was so well known and so highly esteemed that he was responsible for establishing what was called the "Cuzin style." Devauchelle says that this style was copied by Cuzin's colleagues, but was never equalled; the Cuzin tradition was sustained in its finest form by his celebrated successor Emile Mercier (who signed bindings from this period "Mercier s[uccesseu]r. de Cuzin"). At the same time that he was known for a particular elegant style, Cuzin was not afraid to be unconventional; lot #123 in the Courtland Bishop sale is a Cuzin binding described as being in "contemporary ivory colored human skin." (The sale catalogue description also contains the macabre understatement, droll in its clinical dispassion: "Books bound in human skin are very rare.") The elegant binding and unbelievably fine condition of our copy are appropriate in light of its provenance. Jean (Hans) Fürstenberg (1890-1982) put together one of the finest collections of 18th century French books ever assembled. Henri Beraldi (1849-1931) was perhaps the most distinguished and knowledgeable writer on French bindings of the 19th century; it is clear that the two men had equally refined taste, as seven of the books in the 1965 exhibition drawn from the riches of Fürstenberg's collection had been owned by Beraldi as well. Our third owner was Dr. Albert Wander (1867-1950), the Swiss pharmacist who invented Ovaltine.

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        [Op. 51]. 3.e Impromptu pour Piano dédié à Madame La Comtesse Esterhazy née Comtesse Batthyany... Op: 51

      Paris: Maurice Schlesinger... Londres: Wessel et Stapelton... Leipzig: F. Hofmeister: [PN M. 3847]. July 9, 1843. Folio. Disbound. 1f. (title), 9, [i] (blank) pp. Lithographed. Note to upper left corner of title: "Gazette Musicale du 9 Juillet 1843." Price: "6f." With "Gazette Musicale du 9 Juillet 1843" printed at upper left of title. Some minor creasing and dampstaining; spine slightly frayed with some loss; pp. 3-6 trimmed at lower margin. With continuous pagination but with content of pages 3 and 5 transposed. Printed on lightweight paper. . First French edition, second issue. Published as a supplement to Revue et Gazette musicale et Paris. Rare. Grabowski-Rink 51–1a-Sm. Chomi ski-Tur o p. 99. Not in Hoboken.

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        Op. 51]. 3.e Impromptu pour Piano dédié à Madame La Comtesse Esterhazy née Comtesse Batthyany. Op: 51

      [PN M. 3847] July 9, 1843, Paris: Maurice Schlesinger. Londres: Wessel et Stapelton. Leipzig: F. Hofmeister - First French edition, second issue. Published as a supplement to Revue et Gazette musicale et Paris. Rare. Grabowski-Rink 51–1a-Sm. Chomi ski-Tur o p. 99. Not in Hoboken. Folio. Disbound. 1f. (title), 9, [i] (blank) pp. Lithographed. Note to upper left corner of title: "Gazette Musicale du 9 Juillet 1843." Price: "6f." With "Gazette Musicale du 9 Juillet 1843" printed at upper left of title. Some minor creasing and dampstaining; spine slightly frayed with some loss; pp. 3-6 trimmed at lower margin. With continuous pagination but with content of pages 3 and 5 transposed. Printed on lightweight paper. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Teratolgie . - 9 Tafeln aus: Atlante Generale della Anatomia Pathologica des Coepo Umano.

      - Firenze, V. Batelli, 1843, Folio, 9 lith. Tafeln mit 75 Einzeldarstellungen. 1.: Vizi di Conformazione (4 Fig.). - 2.: Malatie del Feto.Mostruosità (3 Fig.). - 3.: Vizi di Comformazione (5 Fig.). - 4.: Malattie delle Ovaja. Feto Petrificato (5 Fig.). - 5.: Maattie del Feto. Mostruosità (5 Fig.). - 6.: Lalattie delle Estremita'. Vizio do conformazione. Sirena (7 Fig.). - 7.: Vizi di Conformazione. Adesioni (3 Fig.). - 8.: Vizi di Conformazione, Adesioni (2 Fig.). - 9.: Malattie del Peritoneo. Gravidanza peritoneale (2 Fig.). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        "Die Testaments-Eröffnung" in einer Kanzlei mit neun Personen, der Notar beim Verlesen einer Testamentsurkunde, die Erben mit unterschiedlichen Reaktionen.

      . Stahlstich von Fr. Stöber nach Jos. Danhauser beim Kunstverein Wien, dat. 1843, 43,5 x 55,5 cm.. Thieme-Becker Bd. XXXII, S. 83, F.X. Stöber: "Hauptblätter: ... Die Testamentseröffnung (nach J. Danhauser)"; Bd. VIII, S. 355, Jos. Danhauser: "eine naturalistische Gesamtstimmung mit warmer Freude am Stofflichen beherrscht diese Bilder ...(z.B.) 'Die Testamentseröffnung' von 1839 (Hofmuseum)"; Andresen, Handb. Bd. II, S. 555, Stöber Nr. 7; Boetticher, Danhauser 27. - Ein paar hinterlegte Randeinrisse.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        Malattie dell' Uteri - 17 Tafeln aus: Atlante Generale della Anatomia Pathologica des Corpo Umano...

      . Firenze, V. Batelli, 1843, Folio, 17 (7 s/w.) kolor. lith. Tafeln mit 58 Einzeldarstellungen.. Diese farblithographierten und handcolorierten Abbildungen zur Pathologie der Gebärmutter gehören zu den eindrucksvollsten Darstellungen der gesamten medizinischen Literatur. - Diese Tafeln entstammen dem sehr seltenen und monumentale Atlas der Pathologischen Anatomie in der exzellent gedruckten italienischen Erstausgabe! - Jean Cruveilhiers (1791-1874) einzigartiger Atlas der pathologischen Anatomie "ist die Bibel der pathologischen Anatomie. Etwas vergleichbares ist niemals wieder geschaffen worden. Das Werk enthält die schönsten und besten Lithographien überhaupt." -Goldschmid, mit 2-seitiger Rezension u. Wiedergabe mehrerer Tafeln. cf. Garrison &

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat für Medizin - Fritz-Dieter S]
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        [Op. 51]. 3.e Impromptu pour Piano dedie a Madame La Comtesse Esterhazy nee Comtesse Batthyany... Op: 51

      Paris: Maurice Schlesinger... Londres: Wessel et Stapelton... Leipzig: F. Hofmeister [PN M. 3847] July 9, 1843. Folio. Disbound. 1f. (title), 9, [i] (blank) pp. Lithographed. Note to upper left corner of title: "Gazette Musicale du 9 Juillet 1843." Price: "6f." With "Gazette Musicale du 9 Juillet 1843" printed at upper left of title. Some minor creasing and dampstaining; spine slightly frayed with some loss; pp. 3-6 trimmed at lower margin. With continuous pagination but with content of pages 3 and 5 transposed. Printed on lightweight paper.. First French edition, second issue. Published as a supplement to Revue et Gazette musicale et Paris. Rare. Grabowski-Rink 51-1a-Sm. Chomi ski-Tur o p. 99. Not in Hoboken.

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      1843. An Historical Romance. In Three Volumes. London: Henry Colburn, 1843. Original drab paper-covered boards with dark green cloth spines and printed spine labels. First Edition, in three volumes (with a frontispiece illustration in each, by George Cruikshank). Later that same year (1843), a "New Edition" was produced, which had additional illustrations; this latter version also appeared in eleven monthly parts dated 1844. Thus this is an unusual instance of a novel's book edition coming out before its serial parts edition.~WINDSOR CASTLE is one of several Ainsworth historical romances centered around a London landmark, illustrated by Cruikshank -- some of his most successful works: others are THE TOWER OF LONDON, OLD ST. PAUL'S and ST. JAMES'S.~This set is still in the very fragile original boards-and-label binding of the 1840s. As is proper, there is a half-title in Vol III only. The set is in good condition (volumes aslant, general edge-wear, one rear joint reinforced, original endpapers still retained except that the Vol III rear one is lacking). The spine labels are worn, and one spine additionally has some ink-splashes. All of this makes the volumes sound dreadful, but these early bindings do not often survive in any better shape. Sadleir (XIX) 32; Wolff 77; Cohn 18.

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        Eigenh. Albumblatt mit U.

      Pera bei Konstantinopel, 24. September 1843.. 1 S. Qu.-8vo.. Geschrieben auf seiner Reise nach Preßburg, Budapest, Belgrad, Konstantinopel und Athen: "Dein ist die Saat und der Fleiß, d'rum dein der Lohn des Bewußtseyns, | Aber wie Regen und Thau träuft aus den Höh'n der Erfolg [...]". - Etw. fleckig. Alte Sammlerbeschriftung.

      [Bookseller: Kotte Autographs GmbH]
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        Encyklopädie der philosophischen Wissenschaften im Grundrisse. Hrsg. v . Leopold v. Henning , Carl Ludwig Michelet und Ludwig Boumann

      Bln., Duncker und Humblot 1843/1847.. 2. Aufl., 3 Bde. in 1 geb. (kompl.) gr.-8°. XL, 414 S. 1 Bl.; XXX, 698 S.; X, 470 S. HLdr. d. Zt. Ecken u. Kanten berieb. - (Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel's Werke. Vollständige Ausgabe. Bde. 6. u. 7/1, 7/2)

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        Journals of... Missionaries of the Church Missionary Society, detailing their proceedings in the Kingdom of Shoa, and journeys in other parts of Abyssinia, in the years 1839, 1840, 1841, and 1842. To which is prefixed, a Geographical Memoir of Abyssinia and south-eastern Africa, by James M'Queen, grounded on the Missionaries Journals, and the Expedition of the Pacha of Egypt up the Nile

      London: Seeley, Burnside, and Seeley, 1843.. First edition, 8vo, xxvii, (i), 95, (1), 529, (1) pp. Two folding maps, one with a small old closed tear to the inner edge, small blind stamp to foot of title page. Original blind stamped cloth, rebacked with new endpapers, retaining the original backstrip with only minor loss to ends and joints.

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        The Closing Events of the Campaign in China: The Operations in the Yang-Tze-Kiang; and Treaty of Nanking

      London: John Murray, 1843. Octavo, folding map; very good in later nineteenth century full calf (a little scuffed, spine label faithfully renewed in period style), gilt decorated spine with bands. With a folding map of the Yangtze River. Detailed account of the Opium Wars from Captain Granville Loch, a British naval officer who volunteered for service in China. Captain Loch joined the staff of General Sir Hugh Gough as an aide-de-camp. Access to the inner circle of British command gave Loch firsthand experience of negotiations between Sir Gough and Sir Henry Pottinger, and various Chinese emissaries; experiences here recounted in this book. A good historical source long unavailable, Captain Loch's account was recently republished by Cambridge University Press.

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        Histoire, procès et condamnation des criminels célebres

      Paris: B. Renault & B. Renaud, Éditeurs, 1843. Hardcover - 2 volumes in one, 288 + 288 pages. Text in French. Quarter leatherbound w/marbled endpapers. Size 8.375"x5.125". Condition of the binding is Poor: exterior is scuffed & chipped, front board is detached; rear interior hinge is split; front & rear endpapers and adjoining leaves are detached. Condition of the text is Very Good: light foxing throughout; chips/tears to the margin in a few places; a few leaves have a small fold at bottom front corner; two pages have minor notations in pencil..

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        The Works of Prescott. Include The Conquest of Mexico, Ferdinand and Isabella, Charles the Fifth, Philip the Second, and also De La Barca's Life in Mexico with Preface by Prescott

      London: Richard Bentley, 1843-1864., 1843. 13 volumes. All First UK Editions, except Ferdinand and Isabella which is 'Revised with Additions'. Superb later (c.1900) binding by Bumpus in dark blue half morocco with flat raised bands, gilt box design and gilt titles to spines; gilt rule to marbled boards; marbled end papers; top edges gilt. With illustrations and maps. Bookplate; a couple of boards show some light red colour, possibly ink. A very handsome set indeed.

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        Universal - Lexicon von Württemberg, Hechingen und Sigmaringen. Mit Nachträgen und Berichtigungen von Dr. Carl Pfaff.

      Sonnenwald,, Stuttgart, 1843 - Zweite Ausgabe. Stuttgart, Sonnenwald, 1843. Gr.8°. VI S., 1678 Spalten, IV S., 246 Spalten. 1 Karte des Königreichs Württemberg und der Hohenzollern'schen Fürstenthümer 1840. Halbleder - Einband der Zeit mit Farbschnitt und RVergoldung im Stil des Biedermeier. Papier teils braunfleckig. (s. Foto). Sprache: ger/deu Papier teils braunfleckig. (s. Foto). Halbleder - Einband der Zeit mit Farbschnitt und RVergoldung im Stil des Biedermeier. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Histoire pittoresque des voyages dans les cinq parties du monde. Recueil des descriptions pittoresques, des récits curieux, des scènes variées, des découvertes scientifiques, des moeurs et coutumes (.).

      Martial Ardant frères [- Dutertre], Paris 1843 - [4]-512, id., id., id., id. pp. Rare ensemble complet de cette compilation de récits de voyages de Colomb, Tavernier, Marco Polo, Bruce, Levaillant, Volney, Magellan, Bougainville, Cook, La Pérouse, etc. Le t. I concerne l'Amérique, le t. II id. & l'Asie, le t. III l'Asie et l'Afrique, les t. IV et V les circumnavigations. Belle et pittoresque illustration gravée par Choubard d'après L. Massard et rehaussée de vifs coloris, avec qqs pl. part. gommées soit 82 hors-texte (sur 88 ou 90 ?) figurant surtout des types et costumes; avec 6 cartes dépliantes (sur 8 : sans les Amériques) i.e. Europe, Asie, Océanie, Afrique, Antilles ou Indes occidentales & Perse. Ref. Sabin 30849. Lipperheide 574 (les 3 premiers t. seulement). Manque à Colas, Chadenat. 5 volumes. Qqqs bruniss., plus prononcées dans le t. V, qqs pl. brunies. Bon ensemble. reliure demi-basane rouge de l'époque, dos à 4 nerfs ornés dorés (qqs légers frottements), tr. jaspées,

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      Victor Masson; Matthieu Bonafous; Felix-Edouard Gurrin-Menevill, Paris 1843 - Plates; Natural History; Nature; Science; Maritime; Voyages; Color lithos; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 134, 107 pages; SOUVENIRS D'UN VOYAGE DANS L'INDE, EXECUTE DE 1834 A 1839 [COLOR PLATES] OUVRAGE ENRICHI DE TRENTE-CINQ PLANCHES. Delessert's voyage to India. 8 uncolored lithographed plates of Indian landscapes and cities; 27 engraved zoological plates, all but 4 hand-colored; folding engraved map is present in back. Half title. 2 parts in one volume. Large 8vo, later 19th-century 1/2 morocco gilt, spine ends and raised bands rubbed, cover corners worn; occasional marginal fingersoiling, half-title and title chipped along fore edge, plate 5 in part 1 badly foxed, stain in blank lower outer corner of plate 10 in part 2. Paris, 1843 . Contents generally VG with plate colors bright. First edition. Nissen ZBI 1067; Vicaire III, 119. French Language text. ; 0 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      Aguado impresor de cámara de S.M. y de su real casa, Madrid 1843 - Primera edición del nuevo método. Ilustrado con magnífico grabado del autor y múltiples ilustraciones de ejemplos musicales, ejercicios y láminas fuera de texto con ilustraciones. 56pp+ 87pp + 16pp + láminas. 27 x 34cm. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: LLIBRERIA KEPOS-CANUDA]
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        Un été en Espagne. Avec Vignettes.

      Paris, Challamel, Éditeur, Madrid, Casimir Monier, 1843 - in-12° ; (2)-212 pp.-4 litho. h.-t., demi-veau vert olive, dos lisse très joliment orné, fleuros or, doubles filets or, filets à froid, titre or, couvertures jaunes et dos imp. cons., rel. post., très bel exemplaire. Bourquelot II, p. 564. Fouchet-Delbosc, 381. Édition originale fort rare. Irun. Hernani. Tolosa. Vitoria. Miranda de Ebro. Pancarbo. Briviesca. Burgos. Lerma. Aranda de Duero. Somosierra. Buitrago. el Escorial. Madrid. Toledo. Aranjuez. Ocana. Tembleque. Madridejos. Santa Cruz de Mudela. la Carolina. Bailén. Jaén. Mengibar. Alcala la Real. Cordoba. Granada. Sevilla. Madrid. Littérateur puis bibliothécaire et conservateur à Sainte-Geneviève en 1844, Challamel fut un travailleur actif, intelligent et d'une solide érudition. Very fine copy. member of ILAB-LILA [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        First Carriage, the "Ariel"

      London Ackermann & Co. 1843 - Hand-Colored Aquatint ACKERMANN & CO. The First Carriage, the "Ariel". London: Ackermann & Co., 1843. Hand-colored aquatint. Matted, framed and glazed. Sheet: 17 x 22 3/4 inches, 432 x 578 mm. Frame: 25 1/2 x 22 1/2 inches; 645 x 542 mm. The bottom of the image reads "By permission of the patentees, this engraving of The First Carriage, The "Ariel", is respectfully inscribed to the directors of The Ariel Transit Company, by their obedient servants Ackermann & Co. London. Published March 28th 1843 by Ackermann & Co. 96 Strand" In our research we have not been able to find another hand-color copy in this large size. Framed in a black and gilt wooden frame. Some light soiling and scattered foxing to image. A few small tears to edges of sheet, but not visible while in the frame. Very good. William Henson (1812-1888) patented his Aerial Steam Carriage in 1842. "Henson's design was logically conceived, if only on paper, and his aerial carriage was a plausible expression of what an airplane should be. The showy publicity brought ridicule to the Aerial Steam Transit Company, but it also called worldwide attention to the pursuit of mechanical flight and fixed the vision of an elegant flying machine upon the public mind. Though the tests with models were unsatisfactory, they were nonetheless, a serious attempt to fly a propeller-driven, engine-powered airplane. The concept of the Aerial Steam Carriage was a lasting stimulus to other inquiring minds." (Air Transportation, Robert M. Kane, 43). HBS 64986. $2,500 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Narrative of a Voyage Around the World, Performed in Her Majesty's Ship Sulphur, during the years 1836-1842, including details of the Naval Operations in China, from Dec 1840, to Nov 1841. Published under the Authority of the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty.

      Henry Colburn, London 1843 - Complete in two volumes. 8vo. Vol I: xxii [i.e. xxxviii], pp. 387. Vol. II: vi; [1], list of illustrations; pp. 474. 19 engraved plates, 3 folding engraved maps (bound at end of Vol. I) and 20 wood-engraved vignettes. Finely bound in half calf on marbled boards, gilt entitled on red and green leather labels with raised decorative bands. Small Library stamps professionally removed from plates and all but one map. Binding with very minor shelf wear; text clean. Very good +. Belcher took over for Captain Beechey early in his Pacific Expedition. "The Various Harbours along the coast of California and northwest to Alaska were surveyed, and a month's journey in the open boats was made up the Sacramento River¿ The Hawaiian Islands, the Marquesas, the Society Islands, the Tonga Islands, the Hebrides, the Solomon Islands, New Guinea, etc. were visited." Hill p. 20. In Vol II, there is found a special article entitled: "The Regions of Vegetation; being an analysis of the distribution of vegetable forms over the surface of the Globe in connexion with climate and physical agents," by Richard Brinsley Hinds, Surgeon R.N. attached to the expedition, pp 325-460. This article contains references to the different parts of Australia, see pp 388-94, and New Zealand pp 395-6 (Ferguson 3564). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Album Hamburgischer Costüme. In sechs und neunzig, von mehreren Künstlern nach der Natur gezeichneten und lithographirten, colorirten Blättern. Mit erläuterndem Texte. Hamburg, Berendsohn, 1843-47. Mit lithogr. Titel und 117 (st. 96) kolor. lithogr. Tafeln. 4°. Hldr. d. Zt. (berieben).,

      1843 - Lipperheide Dfl 8.- Colas 482.- Hiler S. 125.- Das Werk mit den schönen, überwiegend von H. Jessen gezeichneten Trachtendarstellungen erschien ursprünglich in 48 Lieferungen.- Unter den Abbildungen Vierländer, Blankeneserinnen, Helgoländerin, Altenwärderin, Bardowikerin, Bauernmädchen aus dem Holsteinischen, Kindermädchen, Dienstmädchen, Fischfrauen, reitende Diener, Quartiersleute, Börsendiener, Beamte, Briefträger, Nachtwächter, Fleetenkieker, Krabbenbauer, verschiedene Dienstgrade des Militärs etc. Die zusätzlichen Tafeln zeigen weitere Vierländerinnen, Dienstmädchen, Fischfrauen u.a.- Verschiedene Porträts mit handschriftlicher Bezeichnung, darunter Bürgermeister Abendroth, Prediger Dr. Salomon, Musikdirektor Herzog, Aalverkäufer Weber u.a.- Die Tafeln wurden in ein Album montiert und die entsprechenden erläuternden Textblätter (tlw. auch handschriftlich) davor eingebunden.- Mit zeitgenössischem handschriftlichem Inhaltsverzeichnis.- Textblätter etwas stockfleckig, wenige Tafeln schwach gebräunt und am unteren Rand etwas knapp beschnitten. Gewicht in Gramm: 500

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