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        Exposition de la Théorie des Chances et des Probabilités.

      Paris, Librairie de L. Hachette, 1843. - in-8. 2ff. VIII. 448pp. et 1 planche gravée dépliante. Demi-veau, dos lisse orné, pièce de titre en maroquin rouge (reliure de l'époque, dos un peu taché). Edition Originale de cet ouvrage important dans lequel le mathématicien Antoine Augustin Cournot (1801-1877) synthétise pour la première fois de manière claire et complète la théorie du calcul des probabilités et ses applications concrètes à l'astronomie, aux jeux de hasard, aux questions légales, à la philosophie, etc. "Cournot's work on the 'theory of chance' (.) is important in the history of the calculus of probability, since it examines in an original way the interpretation and foundations of this calculus and its applications" (D.S.B.) Rousseurs éparses. Bel exemplaire, bien relié à l'époque. D.S.B., III, p.450. Sotheran, 885: "Scarce. 'Cournot's treatment of insurance and the theory of life-tables is classical' Prof. Cajori. The work is often quoted in Todhunter's ’History of the Theory of Probability' ". [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Autograph document signed. Paris, 1st of March, [1843].

      1843. 245:98 mm. The document is a bill of exchange hand written by Baudelaire, getting obliged to pay "On March 1st next, I will pay to Monsieur Cousinet, or to his order the amount of one hundred and ninety francs, value received in goods". Baudelaire adds beneath his signature, his own address "17 quai d'Anjou" in his hand, where he lived between 1843 and 1846. Two stamps validating the document, one blind embossed, to the front. To the verso Cousinet transfers his credit, in Paris, 24th February 1844, "value in goods" to Mr. Dehaynin father & son, signing their acceptance as well as a witness signature. - Irregularly trimmed, with some light overall age wear and with few pin holes, one close to the signature although not affecting it. - Louis Cousinet was a Restaurateur at the Tour d'Argent in Paris. Baudelaire used to eat at his restaurant, often with friends and without money to pay his bills. Mr Dehaynin was involved in coal business, supplying lighting and heating in Paris and even in banking.

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        Travels through the Alps of Savoy and other parts of the Pennine Chain with observations on the phenomena of glaciers.

      - Edinburgh, Adam and Charles Black, 1843. Large 8vo (24.6 x 17.1 cm). x, 424 pp., nice coloured lithographed frontispiece of a "glacier table", eight lithographed plates (one tinted) and five engraved maps of which four tinted, a large engraved folded map, in total 15 plates and maps. Early 20th century half cloth with paper label.= The first edition of this classic on Alpine exploration and the theory of glaciers including the map of the Chamounix and Mont Blanc glaciers, drawn in 1842. The work was written by the Scottish geologist and seismologist James David Forbes (1809-1868). Forbes became interested in glaciers after meeting Louis Agassiz in 1840. With a printed dedication to another Swiss geologist, Berhard Studer (1794-1887). Forbes's book is the first English account of systematic Alpine exploration and a classic in mounteneering literature. Some light pencil notes and underlinings in the text and some slight, marginal foxing on the plates,otherwise clean. Overall a good copy. Perret, 1707; Ward & Carozzi, 837, 838 (the 1845 German translation). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      London: Fisher, Son, & Co.,, [1843]. in a series of views, displaying the scenery, architecture, and social habits, of that ancient empire. Drawn, from original and authentic sketches, by Thomas Allom. With historical and descriptive notices. 4 volumes in 2, quarto in half-sheets (265 x 190 mm). Contemporary ?Irish olive-green full morocco, spines gilt in compartments with triple-fillet and foliate borders, titles to second and fourth and floral centrepieces to remaining compartments gilt, similar rolled borders gilt to covers, all edges gilt, turn-ins ruled in gilt, surface-paper endpapers. 4 steel-engraved vignette title-pages and 124 similar plates after Thomas Allon. Spines sunned to tan, corners very lightly bumped and rubbed, a few small scuffs and marks to covers, upper outer corner of front board vol. 1 lightly abraded, inner hinges sometime reinforced with marbled paper, foxing to vol. 1 prelims, a few occasional spots to plates, short closed tear to top edge of vol. 1 sig. C2, the text spared. A very good copy with strong impressions of the plates. First edition of "the best-known nineteenth-century work" on China (ODNB). Published the year after the First Opium War ended, Allom's China is concerned mainly with areas of British interest in southern China, including Hong Kong, Macao, Canton and Hunan, though there are also many attractive views of Peking. Allom (1804-1872) originally trained as an architectural draughtsman at the Royal Academy Schools, but "it is upon about 1500 designs for albums of topographical steel-engravings that his more prominent and lasting reputation rests. This work, initially undertaken to support himself as a student, became his principal occupation between 1828 and 1845, and during these years he made extensive sketching tours in England, Scotland, France, Belgium, and Turkey, mainly for the publisher H. Fisher & Son" (idem). He in fact never visited China and based his illustrations on the work of other artists, though in 1846 he presented a copy of China and of his work on France to King Louis-Philippe, who expressed himself "highly gratified with both" (idem). According to Hunnisett, "Allom's drawings are full of little touches which redeem his landscapes from formality" (Steel-Engraved Book Illustration in England, p. 109). The author of the text, G. N. Wright (1794/5-1877) was a Church of England clergyman who wrote the text for a number of topograhical works, most of them vehicles for artists' engravings; this copy has an interesting nonconformist provenance, with the partially effaced book-labels of Irish Quaker, Anna Barcroft (née Malcomson, 1840-1924), mother of noted physiologist Sir Joseph Barcroft, to the front pastedowns, and the ownership inscription of her mother, Sarah D. Malcomson, dated Glenmore, 1842, to the verso of the the Lake See-Hoo plate (facing p. 8 vol. 1).

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        Le Moyen Age monumental et archéologique. Vues, détails et plans des monuments.

      1843Paris. Hauser. 1843. In-folio, en feuilles, sous chemise fatiguée en chagrin rouge éditeur avec décor à froid et doré. Composé dune Introduction Générale de 62 pages et de 180 planches à pleine page. Infimes rousseurs.

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        Dresses and Decorations of the Middle Ages from the Seventh to the Seventeenth Centuries.

      2 vols, Pickering, London, 1843. First edn complete with 94 engraved plates mainly in full colour & gilt, wood engraved initials and text illustrations also in colour. Small folio, unpaginated, original cloth gilt, neatly recased with spines laid down. Bkplt, some light foxing not usually on plates, VG attractive set. Dresses and Decorations of the Middle Ages is considered to be Henry Shaw's most ambitious work on the decorative arts of the medieval period. Described by Ruari McLean, in his 'Victorian Book Design and Colour Printing', as "a magnificent production. It has a considerable claim to be called the most handsome book produced in the whole of the nineteenth century." McLean p66.

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        ALS ("Henri"). London, 6. XII. 1843.

      1843. Large 8vo. 1½ pp. on double leaf. Thanking Madame Roch (?) for her letter and for having sent her son-in-law. - Spotty and with minor traces of folding. Small label and ms. number "70" on reverse of fol. 2.

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        HISTOIRE UNIVERSELLE / EN 19 VOLUMES ( Tomes 1 à 19).

      FIRMIN DIDOT FRERES 1843 - R320085730: Environ 600 pages pour chacun des volumes - 1 petite etiquette ruge de bibliotheque collée en page de titre - Plats jaspés - Etiquette collée en coiffe en pied - Auteur, titre, filets, tomaison et roulettes dorés aux dos - 4 PHOTOS DISPONIBLES - Soigneusement remanier par l'auteur, et Traduite sous ses yeux par Eugène Aroux, ancien deputé, et Piersilvestro Leopardi. In-8 Relié demi-cuir. Bon état. Couv. convenable. Dos satisfaisant. Intérieur frais Classification Dewey : 900-GEOGRAPHIE, HISTOIRE, SCIENCES AUXILIAIRES DE L'HISTOIRE [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        \"Die Trausnitz zu Landshut\". Blick vom Tal zur Burganlage, rechts mittelalterlicher Reiter.

       Lithographie mit Tonplatte von C.A. Lebschee nach Dom. Quaglio, 1843, 36,5 x 45,5 cm. Huber \"Auf der Suche\" S. 185 Nr. 12; Trost LN 27. - Aus dem in Einzelblättern erschienenen Werk \"Sammlung malerischer Burgen und anderer geschichtlich merkwürdiger Baudenkmale der Bayerischen Vorzeit\", bei Mey & Widmayer 1844-1846. - Gerahmt. Sehr selten! Versand D: 6,00 EUR BAYERN, Niederbayern

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        \"Panorama d`Athenes moderne, pris de la Colline de l`Observatoire\". Prächtige Panorama-Gesamtansicht.

       Lithographie mit Tonplatte von Th. du Moncel, dat. Nov. 1843, 39 x 67 cm. Eine der Hauptansichten aus dem in Paris erschienenem Reisewerk \"De Venise a Constantinople travers la Grece et retour par Malte, Messine, Pizzo et Naples\". - Im unteren Rand mit Erklärungen 1 - 36. - Auf Velin aufgezogen, unten gering berieben. - Kapitale Ansicht. Versand D: 6,00 EUR Europa, Südosteuropa - Griechenland

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        Voyage autour du monde de l'Astrolabe et de la Zélée sous les ordres du contre-amiral Dumont-d'Urville pendant les années 1837, 38, 39 et 40. 2 volumes.

      Par Élie Le Guillou, Chirurgien-major de la Zélée. Ouvrage enrichi de nombreux Dessins et de Notes scientifiques ; mis en ordre par J. Arago. Deuxième édition. Paris, Berquet et Pétion - 1843/1844 - 381 et 382 pages. 30 planches lithographiées (vues, costumes, scènes de genre) et d'une planche représentant un fac-similé d'autographe de Dumont-d'Urville. Complet & Contrôlé.Reliure pleine percaline à fers romantiques dorés. Tranches dorées. Quelques rousseurs, planches épargnées. Reliure insolée. 2 Cahiers décalés sur le T1. Bon état. Format in-8°(24x15). Jules Sébastien César Dumont-d'Urville (1790-1842) est un officier de marine et explorateur français qui mena de nombreuses expéditions, notamment à bord de l'Astrolabe. Élie Le Guillou (1806-1855), Docteur en médecine, chirurgien de la Marine qui participe à l'expédition au pôle Sud de Durmont-d'Urville de 1837 à 1840.

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        Storia Universale (Racconto: Tomi I.-XX. - Letteratura: Tomi XXI.-XXII. - Biografie: Tomi XXIII.-XXIV. - Geografia Politica: Tomo XXV - Religioni: Vol. XXVI - Legislazioni: Tomo XXVII. - Guerra: Vol. XXVIII. - Filosofia: Tomo XXIX. - Monumenti: Tomo XXX. - Cronologia: Tomo XXXI. - Indici: Tomo XXXII.)

      Presso G. Pomba e C. Editori - Stamperia Sociale, 1843. Rilegato mediocre Italiano XXXII tomi III, V e VI ed. dell'opera completa in XXXII tomi (III ed.: tomi XXI., XXIII.; V ed.: tomi I.-XXI. e XXV.-XXXI.; VI ed.: tomo XXIV.; senza indicazione: tomo XXXII.): 1843-7 (1843: tomi I.VI.; 1844: tomi VII., XII.-XIII., XXVI.; 1845: tomi VIII.-XI., XIV.-XVI., XXI., XXV., XXVII., XXIX.,, XXXI.; 1846: tomi XVII.-XVIII., XXII., XXVIII., XXX.; 1847: tomi XIX.-XX., XXIII.-XXIV., XXXII.) in-16° grande rilegati in mezza tela verde asparago con titoli dorati al dorso e piatti rifiniti in carta marmorizzata nei toni del verde). Con tabelle in nero in tavole f.t., anche ripiegate (I ed.: a partire dal 1838, ampliata nel corso delle edizioni). Stato dell'opera nel complesso mediocre (mancano i fogli corrispondenti alle pp. 7-10 del primo volume, ovverosia le prime quattro pagine della Prefazione - manca il frontespizio del terzo volume - usura delle copertine - fogli di guardia e pagine brunite). Racconto: Tomi I.-XX., Quinta Edizione (Tempi Antichi (Tomo I., 1843: Introduzione-Epoca I., pp. 462 - Tomo II, 1843: Epoca II.-Parte I., pp. 724 - Tomo III., 1843, pp. 902 - Tomo IV., 1843: Epoca IV., pp. 788 - Tomo V., 1843: Epoca V., pp. 890 - Tomo VI., 1843, Epoca VI., pp. 1120 - Tomo VII., 1844: Epoca VII., pp. 832) - Tempi Medii (Tomo VIII., 1845: Epoca VIII., pp. C+626 - Tomo IX., 1845: Epoca IX., pp. 712 - Tomo X., 1845: Epoca X., pp. 664 - Tomo XI., 1845: Epoca XI., pp. 1088 - Tomo XII., 1844: Epoca XII., pp. 976 - Tomo XIII., 1844: Epoca XIII., pp. 1118) - Tempi Moderni (Tomo XIV., 1845: Epoca XIV., pp. 1284 - Tomo XV., 1845: Epoca XV., Parte 1ª, pp. CXXIV+692 - Tomo XVI., 1845: Epoca XV., Parte 2ª, pp. 944 - Tomo XVII., 1846:: Epoca XVI, pp. 1248 - Tomo XVIII., 1846: Epoca XVII., pp. 1160 - Tomo XIX., 1847: Epoca XVIII., Parte I., pp. 768 - Tomo XX., 1847: Epoca XVIII., Parte III. (sic), pp. 544)) - Della Letteratura. Discorsi ed Esempi in appoggio alla Storia Universale: Tomi XXI.-XXII. (Tomo XXI., 1845, Quinta Edizione: Tomo Primo, pp. LXXX+638 - Tomo XXII., 1846, Terza Edizone: Tomo Secondo, pp. 744) - Biografie per corredo alla Storia Universale: Tomi XXIII.-XXIV. (Tomo XXIII., 1847, Terza Edizione: Tomo Primo, pp. 836 - Tomo XXIV., 1847, Sesta Edizione: Tomo Secondo, pp. 856) - Geografia Politica: Tomo XXV., 1845, Quinta Edizione, pp. XLIV+718 - Sulle Religioni. Documenti alla Storia Universale: Tomo XXVI., 1844, Quinta Edizione, pp. 676 - Delle Legislazioni. Appendice alla Storia Universale: Tomo XXVII., 1845, Quinta Edizione, pp. 808: Tomo XXVIII. Sulla Guerra. Dottrine e Fatti relativi alla Storia Universale: Tomo XXVIII., 1846, Quinta Edizione, pp. (4)+708 - Sulla Filosofia. Documenti per la Storia Universale: Tomo XXIX., 1845, Quinta Edizione, pp. XXVIII+944 - Dei Monumenti di Archeologia e Belle Arti. Trattato per Illustrazione alla Storia Universale: Tomo XXX., 1846, Quinta Edizione, pp. 684 - Cronologia per servire alla Atoria Universale: Tomo XXXI., 1845, Quionta Edizione, pp. 650 - Indici della Storia Universale: Tomo XXXII., 1847, pp. 264.

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        Dupuy's Hymns and Spiritual Songs

      Louisville, KY: Morton and Griswold, 1843. Hardcover. Very good overall. A scarce early American West hymnal, a collection of the hymns of Elder Dupuy. The Reverend Starke Dupuy, a highly esteemed Baptist minister, established the 'Kentucky Missionary and Theologian", the first religious periodical published west of the Alleghany Mountains. Born November 1, 1779, he established the Choctaw and Chickasaw Mission in Mississippi, having been sent there in 1825 by the Baptist Board of Foreign Missions. This edition of Dupuy's Hymns was revised, corrected and enlarged in 1843 by the Rev. J. Peck of Rock Spring, Illinois. In the Preface, Peck says of Dupuy, "Elder Starke Dupuy, much respected by the Baptist denomination to which he belonged, and by Christians generally". For Baptist congregations in the American South, the hymns selected by Dupuy had a strongly emotional appeal: "As a rule the less educated congregations, especially in the South, carried forward the use of "Spiritual Songs". An especial favorite was Starke Dupuy's Hymns and Spiritual Songs ..." emotional and often illiterate" ('The English Hymn: its Development and Use in Worship', Louis F. Benson. NY: Hodder & Stoughton, 1915. p203). The Appendix to this volume includes 71 hymns, "some of which are original, and many others are not to be found in the ordinary compilations that circulate through the Western Valley" (Preface, p4). 12mo, 444pp, 55pp appendix & index.Bound in a period hand stitched red leather slipcover, over the original brown leather boards. Leather slipcover a bit rubbed and worn; internally very good condition. OCLC: 13136930.

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        Denkmäler bildender Kunst in Lübeck, gezeichnet und herausgegeben von C.J. Milde und begleitet mit erläuterndem historischen Text von Ernst Deecke. Hefte I & II (alles Erschienene).

      Lübeck, l'auteur (Selbstverlag), 1843-1847. - In-folio (50x36 cm) reliure époque demi-toile brune, dos muet, [1] f. (couv. verte des 2 ivraisons contrecollée), [7] pp. (texte de la 1ère livr., in-4°), 5 planches dont 2 doubles, [7] pp. (texte de la 2e livr., in-4°), 5 planches ; toutes les planches sont lithographiées, la dernière en deux tons, et 2 d'entre elles (vitraux) sont aquarellées. Seltene erste und einzige Ausgabe. Coins et coupes usées, qq. salissures généralement marginales, bonne condition. Très rare première et unique édition de tout ce qui est paru. Publiée à l'initiative et aux frais des auteurs : Carl Julius Milde (Hambourg 1803 - Lübeck 1875), artiste, restaurateur, conservateur de collections artistiques principalement médiévales ; et Ernst Deecke (Lübeck, 1805-1862), historien et professeur, auteur de solides publication sur l'histoire de sa ville natale. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Times and Seasons, January 1843 Issue

      John Taylor, Nauvoo, IL 1843 - The January 16th, 1843 issue of a rare early monthly newspaper from the Mormon community in Nauvoo, Illinois. Vol. IV. , No. 5, pages [65]-80. Disbound, with lower corners chipped and old dampstains along page edges. The issue begins with the writ and testimony against Joseph Smith for allegedly arranging the attempted assassination of Missouri governor Lilburn Boggs, followed by the judge's decision ordering that Smith be discharged, ruling that extradition to Missouri would be unconstitutional. The last pages contain notes on a Manchester, England conference and membership numbers of the burgeoning Mormon populations in cities throughout England, Scotland and Ireland. No copies of this issue found on OCLC. Flake 8955.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 16 pp [Attributes: First Edition]

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      1843 - London, John Murray, first edition, three volumes, ppxxiv +370 + (ii); viii+398 + (ii); viii +391 + (i), green half crushed morocco over boards. Collie & Fraser A.2a half titles and adverts as called for. From the library of W. Van R. Whitall with his leather bookplates and University of Texas bookplates (De-aquisitioned). Spines slightly faded, otherwise very good. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Christmas Books

      1843 - DICKENS, Charles. The Christmas Books. London: Chapman and Hall, 1843-48. Together, five volumes. Small octavo, original rose and red cloths (Carol is expertly rebacked with original spine laid down), gilt-decorated covers and spines, all edges gilt. Housed in custom chemises and slipcase. $28,000.First editions of all five of Charles Dickens' Christmas Books-chief among them a first issue of his immortal Christmas Carol, the veritable "Bible of Christmas"-illustrated with 63 engravings, four in color, by Leech, Maclise, Stanfield, Doyle and Landseer, all books in the original gilt-decorated cloth. A lovely set.A Christmas Carol "may readily be called the Bible of Christmas". It was issued about ten days before Christmas, 1843, and 6000 copies were sold on the first day". the number of reprintings have been so many that all attempts at the figures have been futile. Altogether 24 editions were issued in the original format" (Eckel, 110). "It was a work written at the height of Dickens' great powers, which would add to his considerable fame, bring a new work to the English language, increase the festivities at Christmastime, and contain his most eloquent protest at the condition of the poor" (John Mortimer). "Suddenly conceived and written within a few weeks, [A Christmas Carol] was the first of Dickens' Christmas books (a new literary genre thus created incidentally)". it was an extraordinary achievement-the one great Christmas myth of modern literature." The publication history of A Christmas Carol is bibliographically complex. "Dickens decided to publish the book himself". He wanted the Carol to be a beautiful gift book and took pride in its development. He stipulated the following requirements: a fancy binding, blind-stamped, with gilding on the spine and front cover; all edges gilded; four full-page hand-colored etchings; half title and title pages printed in colors of bright red and green; and hand-colored green endpapers to match the green title page". However, in examining printed copies prior to publication, Dickens was disappointed with the appearance of the green titles, which turned drab, and the hand-colored green endpapers, which dusted off and smudged, and had the title page changed to red and blue, the half title to blue, the date on the title page changed from 1844 to 1843, and the endpapers changed to yellow, which did not require hand work. Dickens' changes were completed by December 17". Since Dickens' instructions to discontinue the unsatisfactory titles and endpapers were received at the press before publication, at a time when there were on hand different quantities of endpapers, title pages, and sheets of printed text already produced, many copies are found with a mixture of features" (Gimbel A79). A Christmas Carol is from the first issue, with uncorrected text ("Stave I" as the first chapter heading), the red-and-blue title page dated 1843, the half title printed in blue, and light green endpapers. (First-issue copies appear with either yellow or green endpapers, no priority established.) Binding matches Todd's first impression, first issue, with the smallest interval between blindstamped border and gilt wreath equal to 14-15 mm, and with the "D" in "Dickens" unbroken (Smith II:4). First edition of The Chimes, with the first state of the engraved title page (publisher's imprint is engraved within the title vignette); First edition of The Cricket on the Hearth, with second state of advertising leaf at rear (headed "New Edition of Oliver Twist"); First edition of The Battle of Life, with vignette title page in the fourth state (subtitled "A Love Story" on a scroll carried by an angel and without publisher's imprint); First edition of The Haunted Man and The Ghost's Bargain. All advertisements present, as issued.Dickens followed A Christmas Carol's tremendous success with four more Christmas books. In each book, he deftly develops the themes of the first, ideals that have consequently become inse [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Ephemera - RARE Broadside - Dos Vistas De Toros - Bullfighting - Text in Spanish

      Seville 1843 - Seville, 1843. Uncommon original broadside for two bullfights taking place at the Seville Plaza 16-17 April 1843, with very detailed programme details and a beautiful steel cut engraving which illustrates the sport in its traditional form - the matador being mounted. Printed by De Velez Bracho. Text is in Spanish. Folio. Single leaf measuring approximately 28,5 x 39 cm. Mounting paper to left margin, unobtrusive to text, otherwise in very good condition, clean and bright. "Con el Correspondiente Permiso Se Egecutarán Dos Vistas de Toros en los tardes del Domingo 16 y Lunes 17 del presente mes de Abril La Plaza será mandada y presidida por la Autoridad competente" [With permission two bullfighting events will take place in the afternoons of Sunday the 16th and Monday the 17th of April this year The Plaza will be directed and chaired by the competent authority] Especially interesting about this document is the woodcut illustration of a matador de toros (bullfighter) mounted on horseback while lancing his behemoth opponent. From ancient times to mid-nineteenth century, a bullfighter was mounted on a highly trained horse; while mounted he confronted and killed the bull. With skilled capework, a man on foot aided the horseman in positioning the bull. The capeman, in his precarious proximity to the bull, began to draw more attention from the crowd however, and the modern style corrida de toros (running of bulls) subsequently took shape, the bullfighter being face to face at ground level with the raging bull. The two famous and accredited matadors are named, including D. Francisco Taviel de Andrade, who had been performing at the Seville bull ring since 1832 (the same year in which he purchased land from the famous bullfighter Fernando Concha y Sierra; and Senior Conde del Aguila who bred his own cattle in his "ganaderia, and who may be a nobleman associated with the Royal Palace of La Granja de San Ildefonso. Spectator fees ranged from 28 rs to 6 rs, be they watching from the "barandillas de piedra" (stone railings), the Balcones de sol (sun balconies), etc. [Spanish-style bullfighting today is in fact reverse to the traditional sport depicted on this broadside, each matador now being on foot and having as assistants two mounted picadores (lancers on horseback), as well as others on foot in the ring with him.] Construction of the circular Plaza de toros de la Real Maestranza de Caballería de Sevilla began in 1749. Situated on Baratillo hill, it replaced an even earlier rectangular bullfighting building, and it continues to host one of the world's most popular bullfighting festivals including the Feria de Abril, and the most challenging of competitions. From 1786-88 under the reign of Carlos [Charles] III of Spain, bullfighting was prohibited. Bullfighting is normally fatal for the bull, and it is dangerous for the matador. Activism against bullfighting has existed in Spain since the beginning of the early nineteenth century, when a group of intellectuals, pertaining to the Generation of 98, embarked on a dual crusade against the popularity of bullfighting and Flamenco music, dismissing them as "non-European" elements of Spanish culture which were to blame for the country's social and economic backwardness. More recently, bullfighting has come under increasing attack over concern for animal welfare. Separatist and nationalist sentiment in Catalonia has played a key role in the region-wide ban ofthe practice, which is strongly associated to Spanish national identity. Galician and Basque nationalism have also expressed abolitionist stances on the basis of identity politics, although in the case of the latter this has been somewhat mooted by the fact that bullfighting is at the heart of the San Fermin festival in Pamplona. Animal welfare concerns are perhaps the prime driver of anti-bullfighting outside of Spain, although rejection of traditionalism and criollo elitism may also play a role in Latin America, explaining why such activism

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        Welttheater. Mit hoher obrigkeitlicher Bewilligung werden Unterzeichnete (...) folgende Vorstellungen, bestehend aus malerischen (pittoresken) Ansichten und Kunstwerken welche dem Auge Nachahmung der anmuthigsten Schönheiten der Natur darbieten, in 5 Abtheilungen zu geben die Ehre haben.(Unterzeichner:) Lorgie & Loew.

      (München, 1843).. Plakat mit Holzschnitt und typograph. Text im Rahmen. Blattgr.: 44 x 24 cm. Neben drei Panoramen zeigten Lorgie und Loew auch das "Ein mechanisches Ballet, mit mehrmaligen Verwandlungen der Decorationen" und "Drei automatische Figuren", eine Dame, einen kleinen Bajazzo und einen kleinen Tiroler, die Kunststücke aufführen und anschließend zum bewundern der Mechanik herumgezeigt werden (dazu die Abbildung). - Friedrich Lorgie trat unter eigenem Namen noch bis Mitte der 1850er Jahre auf. - Am beschnittenen linken Rand oben und unten jeweils mit geringem Papierverlust.

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        The Christmas Books Being; A Christmas Carol, The Chimes, The Cricket on the Hearth, The Battle of Life and The Haunted Man

      London, Chapman and Hall, 1843- 48.. FIRST EDITIONS. Small 8vo. Illustrated with engravings; 'A Christmas Carol' with many plates hand coloured. 5 volumes uniformly bound in bright red crushed morocco leather, five raised bands to spine, delicate floral gilt, lavish bells and holly decoartions to all boards, marbled endleaves, all edges gilt. Original cloth bound in at the rear. Internally clean and bright. Minor repair to corner of pictorial title page of the Haunted Man volume. Tissue guards present. Occasional foxing. A fine set in sumptuous leather binding. All First Editions, various issues. Christmas Carol first issue with 'Stave 1'. 1st Issue Cricket on the Hearth, 4th Issue Battle of Life, 2nd Issue Chimes. A neat and pretty little set.

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        Carte des Grandes Antilles...

      1843. Decorativa carta nautica delle Antille, realizzata dall'idrografo M. Keller ed edita a Parigi. In ottime condizioni. Decorative chart focused on the Greater Antilles. Prepared by M. Keller, hydrographer and engineer. Very good conditions. Parigi Paris 890 600

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        Das Nexum, Die Nexi und die Lex Petillia.

      1843. The Roman Law of Parent and Child Bachofen, Johann Jakob [1815-1887]. Das Nexum, die Nexi und die Lex Petillia: Eine Rechtshistorische Abhandlung. Basel: Verlag von J.G. Neukirch, 1843. [ii], 160 pp. Octavo (8-1/2" x 5"). Original printed publisher wrappers, unopened signatures. Some rubbing to edges, light soiling and faint dampspotting, spine darkened. Moderate toning and occasional light foxing to text. * First edition. Bachofen, a founder of the German Historical School, is best-known as the author of Das Mutterrecht (1861), a ground-breaking history of the family as a social institution. An early example of his work in this field, Das Nexum deals with the Roman law of parent and child. OCLC locates no copies in North America. British Museum Catalogue (Compact Edition) 2:79.

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      CHANTS ET CHANSONS POPULAIRES DE LA FRANCE Les illustrations sont de Daubigny, Meissonier, Trimolet, Steinheil, G. Staal, Emy, Boilly, de Beaumont, etc., les textes de Desaugiers, Fabre d"Eglantine, Béranger, Chénier, Florian, Sedaine, Constance de Salm, Vadé, etc., mis en musique par divers, dont Grétry, J.J. Rousseau, Méhul et Boyeldieu. complet en 3 volumes, in4, 275x195, reliés demi cuir, petits frottements, très bel état intérieur rare ! Paris, H. L. Delloye, 1843

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        Handwörterbuch der Physiologie mit Rücksicht auf physiologische Pathologie. 4 Bde. ( in 5 ) cplt.

      Braunschweig, Fr. Vieweg,, 1843 - 1853. - ca. 3500 Seiten Leinenbände der Zeit mit schw. Rückentitelschild. Vollständige Ausgabe in 4 Bänden ( 5 Bücher ) . Der Dritte Band in 2 Büchern. In den Vorsätzen ein kleiner Institutsstempel , dto an den Titelseiten , hier zusätzl. ein kl. Inventarstempel u. e. weiterer. Alle Buchrücken sind im Bereich des oberen Kapitel teilfoliert ( sauber foliert) Alle Buchrücken mit leichten Spuren eines ehemaligen Regklebers. . Alle Bände sind im Papier textsauber bei altersüblichen Lesespuren ( Blattrandbereich teils etwas nachgebräunt. Wenige Kupfertafeln im mont. Leerblatt etw. stockfleckig. Leinenbände altersgemäß berieben, teilweise fleckig oder entspr. griffspurig. L40B Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 5200 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Twist Oliver. Egy árva fiú pályája. (Angol regénytárcza.) [Oliver Twist. The Parish Boy's Progress.]

      Emich Gusztáv, Pesten (Pest) 1843 - With five woodcut illustrations. Two parts in one volume. In contemporary half cloth. Marbled fore-edge. (6), 1-340.; (4), 1-373, (3) p. First Hungarian edition in this translation. Other translation is also from the same year (published by Hartleben.). Pages yellowed due to ageing. Overall in very good condition. Two parts in one volume. In contemporary half cloth. Marbled fore-edge [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Uranometria nova. Neue Uranometrie. Sternverzeichnis.

      Berlin Schropp 1843 - (20,5 x 12,5 cm). XIX, 119 S. Moderner Pappband im Stil der Zeit. Einzige Ausgabe des zweisprachigen Textbandes zu seinem berühmten Sternatlas. Er enthält das Sternverzeichnis. - Stellenweise etwas stockfleckig [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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         Environs de Bayonne.

      5 juin 1843. En 4 sections anciennement entoilées de 452 x 316 mm. Beau plan manuscrit, encre, aquarelle et vernis, des environs de Bayonne entre Tarnos au nord, Villefranque et Anglet au sud, la côte atlantique et Biarritz à l'ouest, et Mouguerre au sud-est. Y figurent les rivières Adour et Nive, le détail des plans de Bayonne et de Saint-Esprit, la citadelle, les hameaux et les habitations dispersées, les routes, chemins, le parcellaire, le tout représenté avec une grande finesse. La carte est orientée, l'échelle est au 1/40 000°, le relief est marqué par des hachures. Vernis jauni, parfois écaillé, petit trou à la bordure d'encadrement.

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        Das Eigenthum in Gefahr! Oder was haben Deutschland und die Schweiz vom Kommunismus und Vernuftglauben zu fürchten?.

      Bern, Druck und Verlag von Jenni, Sohn 1843 - Stammhammer I, 70; Keller 212; Holzmann-B. VI, 4178. - Erste Ausgabe, sehr selten. - Sebastian Seiller (1815-1870), lebte ab 1840 in der Schweiz, wo er sich an geheimen Verbindungen beteiligte und sich dem Bund der Gerechtigkeit anschloss. 1843 lernte er auch Bakunin in Zürich kennen. Nach der Verhaftung Weitlings wurde er aus der Schweiz ausgewiesen. Seit Oktober 1843 lebte er in Brüssel und wohnte 1845/46 neben Marx und Engels. Seiler nahm entschieden Partei für Karl Marx, anders als Wilhelm Weitling, der mit Marx Differenzen hatte. - Sauberes Exemplar, Titel verso mit altem Bibliotheksstempel 134 Seiten Halbleinen der Zeit mit eingebund. gelbfarb. lithogr. Orig.-Vorderumschlag, 8° [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        A Narrative of a Visit to the Australian Colonies

      Hamilton, Adams & Co. London. John L Linney. York. 1843. First edition. 8vo. xviii, 560, cxliv pp. 3 folding maps, engraved frontispiece, 13 tissue guarded plates. 1 folding plate, further woodcuts. Recent half calf, spine in five compartments with raised bands, gilt rules and lettering. Marbled boards. New endpapers and map attachments. p86 edge dent, lxiii-lxiv slightly torn top corner, no loss of text. Marginal light water stains to frontispiece. Ferguson 3558. Mendelssohn p.60.This narrative is based on the author's journal kept during his six years of travels. He visited most of the Australian colonies and Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania), made natural history observations and collected a variable herbarium which was sent to Kew. The appendices include accounts of prison conditions and letters to the government about the plight of the Aborigines.

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        Voyage d'Horace Vernet en Orient, rédigé par M. Goupil Fesquet. Orné de seize dessins.

      - Paris, Challamel, (1843). In-8, (4)-228 pp., reliure de l'époque demi-basane, dos orné (quelques pâles rousseurs). Ex-libris (manuscrit et tampon humide) : Alfred Blanchet. Edition originale. Complet des 16 planches hors-texte finement coloriées. Voyage effectué en 1839 pendant lequel Vernet et Fesquet prirent les premiers daguerréotypes en Egypte-Syrie. * Voir photographie(s) / See picture(s). * Frais de port en sus. * Membre du SLAM et de la LILA / ILAB Member. * La librairie est ouverte du mardi au samedi de 14h à 19h. * Si vous souhaitez passer à la librairie pour un livre, merci de nous prévenir au préalable, l'ensemble du stock visible en ligne n'étant pas immédiatement consultable. * Langue : Français

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        Eigenh. Brief mit U. Braunschweig, Dezember 1843.

      1843. 1 S. 4to. An einen namentlich nicht genannten Adressaten: "Im Interesse einer guten Sache und mit vielem Vergnügen begleite ich beigehende Ouverture zu König Lear von H. Berlioz, von J. A. Leibrock für Piano arrangirt, mit einigen Worten des Empfehlung. Unstrittig ist es, eine der wichtigsten Fragen der musikalischen Gegenwart, wie weit und in wiefern die großen Intentionen H. Berlioz's [...] vor dem Forum einer gesunden Kunstkritik bestehen können [...]".

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        Icones Histologiae Pathologicae. Tabulae Histologiam Pathologicam Illustrantes. Erläuterungstafeln zur pathologischen Histologie mit vorzüglicher Rücksicht auf sein Handbuch der pathologischen Anatomie. Mit deutsch-lateinischem Paralleltext. Herausgegeben von Dr. Julius Vogel, außerordentl. Professor der Medizin in Göttingen.

      Leipzig, Verlag Leopold Voss, 1843. 26 Tafeln mit 291, teils kolorierten, Figuren, wovon 270 nach der Natur gezeichnet sind., X + 128 Seiten., Folio. privater Halbleineneinband mit mamorierter Pappe und Leinwandecken., Einband minimal berieben, Papier altersbedingt leicht gilb und teils etwas stockfleckig. Gutes und seltenes Exemplar. Versand D: 5,00 EUR Histologie, Anatomie, Pathologie, Medizin, Atlas, pathologische Histologie, pathologische Anatomie

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        Annali ed Atti della Società di Agricoltura Jesina

      Tipi di Vincenzo Cherubini, 1843 - 1860. Amplissima raccolta di 18 annate consecutive degli "Annali ed Atti della Società di Agricoltura Jesina". 18 annate in 17 voll. in-8° (200x132mm), pp.300 circa per ogni annata (le annate 1855-1856 sono accorpate in un unico volume), cartonatura marmorizzata coeva con dorsi rivestititi in carta marmorizzata verde e tasselli cartacei ai dorsi stessi con indicazione dell'anno manoscritta. Tagli a spruzzo. Numerose tabelle n.t. Qualche fioritura. Ottimo stato. La raccolta, rarissima, è sinora censita in SBN / ICCU in solo due biblioteche pubbliche italiane, e con organicità assai inferiore a quella della presente copia; la Biblioteca comunale filelfica di Tolentino possiede le sole anate 1851-1852, mentre l' Accademia Georgica di Treia possiede le annate dal 1843 al 1854. La pubblicazione, che si avvalse dei maggiori studiosi marchigiani del tempo, costituisce una delle più cospicue opere agricole dell'Italia nei decenni immediatamente antecedenti all'Unità. Essa prese avvio nel 1839 e, tra il 1865 e il 1868, prese il nome di L'Esio. Giornale periodico dell'Accademia agrario-industriale della Provincia di Ancona con la sede in Jesi. Nel 1870 la rivista assunse il titolo di Giornale d'Agricoltura ed Atti del Comizio agrario del Circondario di Ancona con la sede in Jesi e, dal 1890 fino alla chiusura, avvenuta nel 1933, quello definitivo di Giornale dell'Agricoltura. Italiano

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        IL FAMOSO CASO DI SCIACCA scritto dal Dottor... della medesima città ridotto ora a migliore lezione per cura del Sac. Girolamo Di Marzo Ferro.

      Pensante, 1843. in - 8, pp. V, 353, 16, (4), rileg. mod. cartone. Con 4 tavv. a colori raffiguranti 45 blasoni di famiglie nobili siciliane. Altre 2 gr. tavv. ripiegate (una a colori) raffiguranti la Sicilia e veduta prospettica della città di Sciacca, con 48 rimandi in legenda. Lozzi 4970. Bell'esempl.

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        ALS. London, 6. VII. 1843.

      1843. 8vo. 1 S. Late letter, written during his time as Minister without Portfolio and Leader of the House of Lords in Peel's second cabinet. A refusal to one Mr. Blakely: "FM The Duke of Wellington presents his Compliments to Mr Blakeley. He has received his letter. It is absolutely impossible for the Duke to [...] support any Scheme involving the Property of [...], to the Conduct of which Scheme it is quite impossible for him to devote his time and attention. He hopes he will be excused therefore for positively and definitely to have any relation with the Entire Company in Question". - Edge wear and traces of folds; some browning and somewhat dusty.

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      Gr in 12 br couverture immprimée xxiv p, 366 pp, 4 p d'errata. Dos fendu avec de petits manques de papier aux coiffes. Exemplaire non coupé, quelques rousseurs éparses. Rare exemplaire dans sa seconde édition, dans son état de parution.

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        Anatomischer Atlas oder bildliche Darstellung des menschlichen Körpers. + Leitfaden zur Kenntniss des Baues den menschlichen Leibes, beigebunden: Erklärungen zu den Tafeln H. Oesterreichers Anatomischen Atlas.

      - München, Verlag von J. Palm's Hofbuchhandlung, (1843)-1845, Imp.-Folio, (4) pp., mit 180 (32 beikolor. Gefäßtafeln) lithogr. Tafeln, Halbledereinband; Textband, 8°, IV, 64, 30, 68, 77, VI, 102, 178, CVVI pp., Halbleder. Der große Münchner Anatomie Atlas, mit den fast immer fehlenden Tafelerklärungen! - - Neu Bearbeitet, mit 46 neuen Tafeln und mehr als 200 Figuren vermehret, und mit erklärendem Texte Begleitet von Michael Erdl (1815-1848), , Professor für Physiologie und vergleichende Anatomie in München. - - Titel mit altem Besitzvermerk "Wörtz" (vielleicht der Allgäuer Mediziner Franz Xaver Wörz), einige Bl. mit kleinem restaurierten Eckausbruch. - - Der großformatige anatomischer Atlas gliedert sich in folgende sechs Abteilungen: Knochenlehre (17 Taf.); Bänderlehre (7 Taf.); Muskellehre (10 Taf.); Eingeweidelehre (25 Taf.); Gefässlehre (68 Taf.); Nervenlehre (52 Taf.). - - "Als Dr. Oesterreicher, Professor der Anatomie .in der chirurgischen Schule in Landshut, im Juni des Jahres 1827 den vorliegenden Atlas anzufertigen begann, lag es in seinem Plane die ganze menschliche Anatomie eigenhändig in Steinstich auszuführen. Dass aber ein so grossartiges Unternehmen kaum zum Ziele zu bringen sey, schien er dadurch bekennen zu wollen, dass er sich der hiezu nöthigen Präparationen an Leichen und der darnach zu entwerfenden Zeichnungen enthob und nur allgemein als gediegen anerkannte Abbildungen anderer Anatomen zu copiren sich vornahm. In dieser Absicht arbeitete seine kunstreiche, im Steinstiche *) für die damalige Zeit gewiss ausserordentlich geübte Hand bis zum Dezember 1829 und bis dahin waren 151 Tafeln, worunter 88 ausgeführte und 63 Umrisstafeln, fertig, die er unter dem Titel: "Anatomische Steinstiche oder Darstellung des menschlichen Körpers sowie seiner Theile mit Benützung des besten bisher Geleisteten; gezeichnet in Stein gestochen und in "sechs Abtheilungen gesammelt und herausgegeben von Dr. H. Oesterreicher. München 1830" veröffentlichte. - Oesterreicher beabsichtigte diesem so publicirten Werke nach und nach durch neu hinzugefügten Tafeln eine grössere Vollständigkeit zu verleihen, aber traurige Umstände hinderten ihn daran. Kurz vor seinem Tode wollte 1842 einer seiner Verwandten eine neue Auflage dieses Werkes veranstalten, allein ehe es noch dazu kam, kaufte es die Palm'sche Hofbuchhandlung an sich und diese ersuchte mich die neue Ausgabe des Atlases zu besorgen, und ihm zugleich die möglichste Vollständigkeit und Brauchbarkeit zu gehen. - Hiezu liess ich mich auch bereitwillig herbei. Ich nahm mir vor in diesem Atlas alles Wichtigere der descriptiven und mikroskopischen Anatomie des Menschen in getreuen, sauber gearbeiteten und hinreichend grossen Abbildungen zu geben, welche zum Studium der Anfänger und zum bequemen Nachtschlagen absolvirter Mediziner dienen sollten. - Vor Allem liess ich die meisten Umrisstafeln abändern. Ursprünglich hatte Oesterreicher fast keine Bezifferung angebracht, sondern schrieb die Benennungen der vornehmsten Theile in die Umrisse hinein. Dadurch - zumal die Schrift sehr gross war wurde Vieles zugdeckt, und es konnten wohl einige Theile benannt werden, die meisten aber blieben ohne alle weitere Bezeichnung. Diese Methode, so praktisch sie ist, hat doch den Nachtheil, dass die meisten Personen, welche so ein Werk zu Räthe ziehen, nicht immer gehörig klar werden. Meiner Ansicht nach kann die Bezifferung nie zu speziell seyn; denn je ausführlicher sie ist, desto leichter muss man einen abgebildeten Theil in der Natur wieder finden, oder in der Natur sich denken können. Zugleich hat Oesterreicher auf die Umrisstafeln weniger Mühe gewendet, sie waren grösstentheils ohne alle Reinheit hingeworfen. - Von den ausgeführten Tafeln habe ich die meisten so wie sie Oesterreicher fertigte, beibehalten, nur wenige wurden als nicht ganz passend abgeschliffen. Hiezu aber fügte ich häufig auf die Oesterreicher'schen Tafeln neue Figuren und gab neue ausgeführte und Umrisstafelen, deren . [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Brockhaus Conversations-Lexikon 9.Auflage, 15 Bände (A-Z), 1843-1848 (I)

      F.A. Brockhaus 1843-1848, Leipzig - Brockhaus. Allgemeine deutsche Real-Encyklopädie für die gebildeten Stände (Conversations-Lexikon). Neunte (9.) Originalauflage. Komplett in 15 Bänden (A-Z). Leipzig, F.A. Brockhaus, 1843-1848. Original-Halbledereinbände. Schöne Rückengestaltung mit reichen Goldprägungen. Format 22,5cm x 15cm. Mehr als 11.000 S. Wie auch den neun Originalbildern zu entnehmen, ist die Buchrückenansicht beeindruckend. Die Goldverzierungen sehr gut erhalten, die Rückenkanten & Außengelenke ohne den so häufigen Einrissen oder Fehlstellen. Einige Rücken etwas aufgehellt, zwei Bände ein wenig kleiner als die übrigen. Außen berieben; Buchecken stärker bestoßen; an zwei Rückenkanten eine kleine Bestoßung, sehr unauffällig. Mehr als die Hälfte der Buchdeckel sind sehr gut erhalten; bei vier Deckeln ist der Papierbezug bekratzt, bei zweien davon stark (siehe den am stärksten betroffenen Deckel auf Bild 6, linker Band) & auf acht Deckeln sind Stellen des Bezuges abgeplättert, teils nur ein marginales, teils ein größeres Stück (auf Bild 6 sind die beiden am stärksten betroffenen Deckel abgebildet, mittlerer & rechter Band). Ein Buchdeckel ist etwas in sich verbogen. Am seitlichen Buchschnitt bei zwei Bänden ein Fleck. Innen ohne Anstreichungen, kein unangenehmer Geruch. Alles komplett, keine fehlenden Seiten. An einem unbedruckten, fliegenden Vorsatz ein kleines Stück der Ecke abgerissen. Seiten altersfleckig (insbesondere die ersten & letzten Seiten). An der Bindung finden sich bei einigen Bänden Einrisse: an elf Stellen ist das Vorsatzpapier in der Mitte ein Stück eingerissen. An vier Stellen ist es so eingerissen, dass die Fadenbindung zu sehen ist. Und an einer Stelle ist zudem der Großteil dieser Fadenbindung gerissen, so dass der Buchdeckel dort nur noch schwachen Halt hat. In einem Band gibt es an einer Stelle auch einen Einriss mittig zwischen den Textseiten; bei zwei Bänden sind einige Seiten teils nicht mehr fest der Bindung & beginnen sich zu lösen. 22500 Gramm. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        ou recueil des differentes costumes d'acteurs des theâtres de la capitale]. [Paris, Martinet, 1796-1843].

      1843. 10 vols. 8vo. Contemporary marbled boards. Labels with title and shelf number in ink pasted on spine. With 1602 (of 1636) hand-coloured full-page engraved plates (8 folding). Fine set of beautifully hand-coloured plates of theatrical costumes. The often humorous plates scenically portray the most important Parisian actors and actresses of the early 19th c. and are of great interest to theatre history. The plates were published separately over a period of almost 50 years. "Ein vollständiges Exemplar von 1636 Tafeln is daher äusserst selten" (Lipperheide). The present copy contains 1602 out of the original 1636 engraved plates. Wants plates 520-21, 525, 550-51, 557, 616-619, 794, 1020-1039, 1636 and the preliminary matter, which were added to the last issue. Plates 520-21, 525, 550-51 and 557 are supplied from another work. Vol. 4 has two extra plates, numbered 611bis and 614bis; vol. 5 contains 8 extra lithographed plates and one engraved plate from another work; 7 folding plates are double-numbered. The total 1619 plates are mostly engraved by Maleuvre after Joly, Carle, Duplessi, Foisil, Dubois, Merle, Chaponier etc., some with musical scores. A fine set, with some plates misbound; plate 793 somewhat soiled; vols. 3 & 5 mixed with plates from other works; without the prelims; spine vol. 10 slightly damaged. A set with this number of plates is exceptionally rare: most copies on the market and in libraries internationally consist of only 4 or 5 volumes. Although unmarked, the present set comes from the library of Duke Max of Bavaria (1808-88), father of Elisabeth of Austria. Colas 2328. Lipperheide 3204. Hiler, p. 704.

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        Autograph letter signed. Baden-Baden, 27. VIII. 1843.

      1843. 1 p. on double leaf with seal and autograph address. Large 4to. To the orthopedist Jakob Heine (1800-79) in Canstatt: "Monsieur, Ce n'est qu' aujourd'hui que je viens de recevoir votre aimable reponse à ma lettre. Je ne peux pas m'expliquer la course d'un delai tellement extraordinaire, et que si gravement [...]. Je m'empresse de vous offrir mes remerciemens pour votre bon conseil à cause de la gouvernante... qu'il me semble, le meilleur possible, au moins pour le moment. Je serais deténu à Baden pour huit á dix jours - apres ca... je m'empresserai de poster pour Canstatt... En comptant, sitôt, sur l'honneur de me presenter chez vous [...]" - Traces of folds and slight defects to edges, altogether well preserved.

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        BIBLIOTHEQUE DU MEDECIN - PRATICIEN OU RESUME GENERAL - 15 TOMES - 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 5 + 6 + 7 + 8 + 9 + 10 + 11 + 12 + 13 + 14 + 15 - 1. maladies des femmes - 2. maladie des femmes, maladies de l'appareil urinaire - 3. maladies de... - 3 photos disponibles.

      1843. AU BUREAU DE LA GAZETTE DES HOPITAUX. de 1843 à 1851. In - 8.Carré. Relié demi - cuir. Bon état. Couv. convenable. Dos satisfaisant. Intérieur frais. 15 TOMES: 693 + 643 + 711 + 755 + 684 + 672 + 657 + 659 + 681 + 668 + 663 + 734 + 683 + XVI + 693 + 790 pages - texte en 2 colonnes - plats et contre - plats jaspés - nombreuses illustrations en noir et blanc dans le texte dans le tome 4 - titre, roulettes et tomaison dorés au dos - mouillure dans le tome 2 sans consequence pour la lecture - 2eme plat partiellement desolidarisé sur le 2eme plat du tome 8 - quelques planches depliantes en noir et blanc hors texte et coins rognés dans le tome 15 - 3 photos disponibles. 1. maladies des femmes - 2. maladie des femmes, maladies de l'appareil urinaire - 3. maladies de l'appareil urinaire - 4. maladies des organes genitaux chez l'homme, et de la fin de l'appareil urinaire - 5 + 6. TOME I et II. maladies des enfants, de la naissance a la puberte (medecine et chirurgie) - 7. traite des maladies veneriennes - 8. traite des maladies de la peau et de ses appendices - 9. maladies de l'encephales, maladies mentales, maladies nerveuses - 10. traite des maladies des yeux et des oreilles - 11. traite des maladies de l'appareil digestif et de ses annexes - 12. maladies des appareils respiratoire et circulatoire - 13. maladies de l'appareil locomoteur - 14. traite de matiere medicale et de therapeutique - 15. traite de medecine legale et de toxicologie avec figures.

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        Autograph letter signed. London, 25. IV. 1843.

      1843. Three handwritten sides on 2 leaves, folded into thirds and housed in its original envelope (10 x 6 cm) with dated stamp and red Arabic seal. To a female correspondent (Mrs Royle, wife of John Forbes Royle), apologising for his failure to appear the day before, due to a bad cold. The effects of the cold were so severe that Sprenger notes he has had to postpone his departure for Calcutta until the 10th of May. - Sprenger subsequently took the post of Principal of Delhi College in Calcutta. A perfectly-preserved and early letter with a delightful example of Sprenger's personal Arabic seal. The Austrian-born Sprenger became one of the most noted orientalists of the 19th century, producing a comprehensive 'Life of Mohammad from Original Sources' in 1851.

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      1843. LE LIVRE DE PARIS. 1990. In-Folio.Carré. Relié. Bon état. Couv. convenable. Dos satisfaisant. Intérieur frais. 303+303+277+277+287+287+287+287+287+287+287+287+287+287+287+302 pages. Nombreuses illustrations et gravure en noir et blanc dans le texte et hors texte. Encyclopédie Préfacé par Alain Decaux, de l'Académie Française. Ces ouvrages ont été réalisé à partir des numéros originaux de l'Illustration. La direction technique en a été assurée par Jérome Pernoud, la photogravure par IGO, l'impression, sur papier Rivamatt de la Cartière del Garda, et la reliure par André Brun. Tome 1 : Année 1843-1848. Tome 2 : 1849-1859. Tome 3 : Années 1860-1870. Tome 4 : Années 1870-1875. Tome 5 : Années 1876-1884. Tome 6 : 1885-1891. Tome 7 : Années 1892-1898. Tome 8 : Années 1899-1903. Tome 9 : Années 1904-1908. Tome 10 : Années 1909-1913. Tome 11 : Années 1914-1916. Tome 12 : Années 1917-1919. Tome 13 : Années 1920-1925. Tome 14 : Années 1926-1932. Tome 15 : Années 1933-1937. Tome 16 : 1938-1944. Index : Années 1843-1944.

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        Verbreitung und Einfluss des mikroskopischen Lebens in Sud- und Nord-Amerika. Ein Vortrag. Gelesen in der Königl. Preuss. Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin am 25 März und 10 Juni 1841 mit spätern Zusätzen. Nebst 4 colorirten Kupfertafeln.

      - Berlin, Königliche Preussische Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin, 1843. Tall Folio (41.1 x 27.5 cm). Title page, dedication page, 158 pp., four partly handcoloured engraved plates. Original blind gray-blue wrappers.= Separate issue, in large paper size, of this rare work of fundamental importance to the knowledge of the Protozoa, including Foraminifera, and unicellular algae. A smaller sized offprint with the plates folded is known too, but also very rare. The four plates show diatoms, foraminifers and other microscopical organisms from the Falkland Islands, Cayenne, Real del Monte, and New York, respectively. From many additional localities (for instance several Caribbean islands; several U.S. states, etc., etc.) more species are reported. Christian Gottfried Ehrenberg (1795-1876), was a German naturalist, explorer, zoologist, comparative anatomist, geologist, palaeontologist, and microscopist. He is perhaps best known for his microscopical works, writing extensively on "Infusionsthierchen" (Infusoria). Wrappers a little frayed on edges, and spine cover perished; title page foxed but otherwise internally a very good, clean copy. Cat. BM(NH) 2, p. 515; Sabin, 22070. Not in Nissen ZBI. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Album du Lyonnais (2 volumes).

      1843 1844Lyon, Imp. de L. Boitel, 2 volumes, 1843-1844, 298 et 276 pp., demi-maroquin à coins, environ 28x22cm, complet des gravures, des signatures de Vingtrinier au dos de chaque garde de couleur et page de faux-titre, un article de journal relié dans le volume de 1844, cuir de la reliure sali, un mors frotté, quelques rousseurs sur les pages.Merci de nous contacter à l'avance si vous souhaitez consulter une référence au sein de notre librairie.

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        Album du Lyonnais. Villes, Bourgs, Villages, Eglises et Châteaux du Département du Rhône publiés sous la direction de Léon Boitel et illustrés par Hippolyte Leymarié (2 volumes).

      Lyon, Imprimerie L. Boitel, 1843-1844, 2 volumes in-4 de 220x285 mm environ, 276 et 298 pages, demi reliure à coins en vélin crème, et cartonnage décoré de motifs fraises et feuilles en couleurs sur un fond doré, dos à nerfs portant titres dorés sur pièces de titres havane, ornés de fers (lion debout), filets et roulettes dorés, tranches de tête dorées, gardes marbrées couvertures conservées, ornés de belles et grandes lettrines en tête de chapitre. Petits de papier sur le cartonnage à la jonction du vélin, des rousseurs, vélin un peu sali, sinon bon état. Hippolyte Leymarie, né à Lyon le 9 novembre 1809 et mort à Saint-Rambert-en-Bugey le 22 décembre 1844, est un peintre, graveur et illustrateur français.Léonard (dit Léon) Boitel, né le 6 octobre 1806 à Rive-de-Gier, mort le 2 août 1855 à Irigny, est un imprimeur français. Merci de nous contacter à l'avance si vous souhaitez consulter une référence au sein de notre librairie.

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        Les Mystères de Paris.

      Paris Librairie de Charles Gosselin 1843Quatre volumes in-4, t. I : faux-titre, titre-iv-315-(3) pp 20 gravures hors-texte ; t. II : faux-titre, titre, 313 pp. 20 gravures hors-texte ; t. III : faux-titre, titre, 319-(1) pp. 17 gravures host-texte ; t. IV : faux-titre, titre, 326-(2) pp. 24 gravures hors-texte. Nombreuses vignettes in-texte. demi-reliure noire ornée de fers romantiques. Un cahier mal plié au tome 2, nombreuses rousseurs, habituelles sur ce genre d'éditions. Première édition illustrée parue quelques mois après l'originale en reliure d'époque. photographies et détails à la demande.

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        ATHEN. "Panorama d'Athenes moderne, pris de la Colline de l'Observatoire". Prächtige Panorama-Gesamtansicht.

      - Lithographie mit Tonplatte von Th. du Moncel, dat. Nov. 1843, 39 x 67 cm. Eine der Hauptansichten aus dem in Paris erschienenem Reisewerk "De Venise a Constantinople travers la Grece et retour par Malte, Messine, Pizzo et Naples". - Im unteren Rand mit Erklärungen 1 - 36. - Auf Velin aufgezogen, unten gering berieben. - Kapitale Ansicht.

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        THE CHRISTMAS BOOKS: A Christmas Carol, The Chimes, The Battle of Life, Cricket on the Hearth, The Haunted Man and The Ghost's Bargain

      Chapman & Hall 0 - A complete set of the Dickens's Christmas stories, all first editions of various states, bound in early 20thC restored red, polished full calf with elaborate gilt to spine, all edges gilt, dentelles, each with original cloth covers and spine bound in at rear. Christmas Carol (1843) 1st edition 2nd issue. The Chimes (1845) 1st edition 2nd state. Battle of Life (1846) 1st edition 4th state. Cricket on the Hearth (1846) 1st edition 2nd issue. Haunted Main (1848) 1st edition. [Attributes: First Edition]

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