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        Le Diable à Paris. Paris et les parisiens. Moeurs et coutumes, caractères et portraits des habitants de Paris, tableau complet de leur vie privée, publique, politique, artistique, littéraire, industrielle, etc., etc

      Hetzel, 1845. - 1846. Deux volumes in - 4 (273 x 197 mm), demi - chagrin rouge, dos à quatre nerfs, pointillés sur les nerfs, filets, tranches mouchetées (reliure d'époque). Edition originale et premier tirage, 208 planches par GAVARNI, 4 par BERTALL, et 800 vignettes, la plupart de Bertall, les autres de Champin, d'Aubigny, Français, Bertrand, Henry Monnier, Decamps, Devéria, Gérard Séguin et Châtillon, le tout gravé sur bois. Textes par Balzac, George Sand, Stahl, Frédéric Soulié, Ch. Nodier, A. de Musset, J. Janin, G. de Nerval, Stendhal, T. Gautier, A. Karr, Taxile Delord, Léon Gozlan, etc. Chaque volume commence respectivement par une "Histoire de Paris" et une "Géographie de Paris", par Théophile Lavallée. Sans le plan de Paris. (quelques défauts et frottements, quelques légères rousseurs, piqûres sur les tranches, déchirures et rousseurs en marge du frontispice). / / Two quarto volumes (273 x 197 mm), red half - shagreen, spine raised on four bands, gilt dots on bands and fillets, sprinkled edges (contemporary binding). First edition, first printing, 208 plates by GAVARNI, 4 by BERTALL, and 800 vignettes, most by Bertall, others by Champin, d'Aubigny, Français, Bertrand, Henry Monnier, Decamps, Devéria, Gérard Séguin and Châtillon, all wood - engraved. Texts by Balzac, George Sand, Stahl, Frédéric Soulié, Ch. Nodier, A. de Musset, J. Janin, G. de Nerval, Stendhal, T. Gautier, A. Karr, Taxile Delord, Léon Gozlan, etc. Each volume starts respectively with "Histoire de Paris" and "Géographie de Paris", by Théophile Lavallée. (some defects and rubbings, some light brownings, spots on edges, tears and brownings on margins of the frontispiece).

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        Le juif errant

      - Paulin, Paris 1845, 4 tomes en 4Vol. Grd. In 8, relié. - Prima edizione illustrata da Gavarni 83 schede inserto e 600 vignette in-text, e una mappa pieghevole. Mezza swarthy d.époque rosso di ciottoli. Smooth posteriore decorata con cassette e reti. Angolo rotto. Strofinare sulla colonna vertebrale, mascella e piatta. Lentiggini pallide disseminate su una carta molto bianca. Nonostante le carenze menzionate, copia bello. Questo è il secondo romanzo di Eugène Sue I misteri di Parigi dopo, e uno dei più grandi best seller del XIX. E 'stato pubblicato a puntate Il Costituzionale dal 25 giugno 1844 al 26 agosto 1845 e il volume 1844-1845 a Paulin, e, infine, la prima edizione illustrata dallo stesso editore. L'Ebreo errante è una figura paterna che protegge una famiglia protestante tra cui una società gesuita brama eredità. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Première édition illustrée par Gavarni de 83 planches hors-texte et de 600 vignettes in-texte, ainsi que d'une carte dépliante. Demi basané maroquinée rouge d.époque. Dos lisse orné de caissons et filets. Un coin cassé. Frottements aux coiffes, mors et plats. Rousseurs pâles éparses sur un papier bien blanc. Malgré les défauts cités, agréable exemplaire. C'est le second roman d'Eugène Sue après Les Mystères de Paris, et l'un des plus gros succès de librairie du XIXe. Il fut au préalable publié en feuilletons dans Le Constitutionnel du 25 juin 1844 au 26 août 1845 puis en volume de 1844 à 1845, chez Paulin, et enfin cette première édition illustrée chez le même éditeur. Le juif errant est une figure tutélaire protégeant une famille protestante dont une société jésuite convoite l'héritage.

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        Das Nothwendigste Taschenbuch für Comptoiristen enthaltend: Die Münz-, Maaß-, Gewicht-, Wechsel- und Staatspapier-Kunde, sowie die Vergleichung der Maaße und Gewichte der verschiedenen Handels-Orte untereinander.

      Hamburg, Verlag von Hermann Gobert, 1845. - Tit., 178 (2) S., kl.okt., HLn., etw. stockfl. -- Commerz-Bibliothek 482. Kayser X, 82. Leipziger Repertorium 9165. Schröder; Lexikon der hamburgischen Schriftsteller V, 191, 38. - ". Lehrer des kaufmännischen Rechnens, der Handelswissenschaft und der Mathematik." - OCLC verzeichnet bisher kein, KVK ein Exemplar in Bremen.-- [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Travels in India

      Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, London 1845 - Two volumes in one. Contemporary half calf over marbled paper covered boards, 8vo., pp. xv, (1), 278 and pp. vii, (1), 314. The spine divided in six compartments by five raised and gilt tooled bands. Maroon label in the second compartment with the title in gilt. A chromolitographed frontispiece in volume I and a tinted one in volume II. Together in volumes I and II a total of 40 woodengravings, of which 7 full page plus 2 folding tables. Extremities worn, corners bumped, leather from the tail of the spine partly missing. Deaccession stamp on title page of vol. I with no other ex-library markings. Endpapers browned, but the text pages bright and clean. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Journal of Researches into the Natural History and Geology of the Countries Visited During the Voyage of HMS Beagle Round the World

      London: John Murray, 1845. 2nd Edition 1st Printing. Three-quarters leather. Very Good/No Jacket. 17 x 13 cms (7" x 5"). PUBLISHING DETAILS: The very rare second edition of Darwin's 'first literary child', published by John Murray of London in 1845. (I can find no first editions and no other 1845 second editions for sale online.) 519 pages. Size: 17 x 13 cms (7" x 5"). Weight: 530g (1.2 pounds.) CONDITION: I would rate this as very good commensurate with its age. It is bound in three-quarters leather over red combed pattern boards, with 5 raised bands and gilt titling to the spine. The covers are clean and sound, having been sensitively restored. The binding is tight and secure throughout. The text and woodcuts are clean, bright and free from foxing. There is light foxing to the endpapers and a label of a previous owner - John Fielden - affixed to the front pastedown. All in all, a most attractive copy of a much sought-after second edition. THE BOOK: From Darwin Online: Darwin's Journal of researches, now known as Voyage of the Beagle, was his first book. As Darwin later recalled in his autobiography 'The voyage of the Beagle has been by far the most important event in my life and has determined my whole career'. He went on to write: As far as I can judge of myself I worked to the utmost during the voyage from the mere pleasure of investigation, and from my strong desire to add a few facts to the great mass of facts in natural science. But I was also ambitious to take a fair place among scientific men...... The success of this my first literary child always tickles my vanity more than that of any of my other books.' The second and only other edition was first published in 1845 in John Murray's Colonial and Home Library; Darwin sold the copyright for £150. The text was extensively revised and, according to Lady Barlow, reduced from about 224,000 words to 213,000. The title changes to Natural history and geology; the maps are omitted, to Darwin's regret, not to return until 1890; but the number of woodcuts is increased. It is a miserable piece of printing in small type with mean margins, but then the series was a cheap one. (A bit harsh, I feel. The margins are indeed tight but otherwise it presents very well.)

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        Arcana Entomologica; or Illustrations of New, Rare, and Interesting Insects

      William Smith, 1845. 2 vols. 24.0 x 15.5 cm. Vol 1 iv, 192, vol 2, (iv), 192, 96 hand coloured plates. Original blind and gilt stamped cloth, gilt lettering and decoration to spine. Spine relaid and faded, occasional very slight foxing. The work was issued with both coloured and plain plates, this is a clean bright copy of the coloured version.. 1st. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket.

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        Reinhardtsbrunn from the garden. Ansicht des Schlosses. Vorn 5 Personen im Boot.

      Printed by Hullmandel & Walton 1845 - Tonlithographie. Printed by Hullmandel & Walton, 1845. 28,5x41,8.

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        Théorie du mouvement de Mercure.

      Paris: Bachelier, 1845. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 4to (248x163 mm). [2], 165, [5] pp. Original wrappers (chipped, soiled, spine damaged), pages untrimmed, foxing throughout, first blank attached to front cover. ----Sparrow, Milestones of Science 133; DSB VIII, 277; Houzeau-L. II, 1103 - Original edition of Le Verrier's profound examination of the theory of Mercury. "He calculated all the terms of perturbation which could sensibly affect the motion of the planet. Later observations proved the accuracy of Le Verrier's researches. Good.

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        Histoire de l'établissement français de Madagascar pendant la Restauration précédée d'une description de cette ile et suivie de quelques considérations politiques et commerciales sur l'expédition et la colonisation de Madagascar

      First Edition. Bound in half morocco mint shagreen, smooth spine lightly faded ornate gilt double fillets with traces of rubbing, caps rubbed with small gaps, flat marbled paper, corners bumped, contemporary binding. Complete copy of its fine in-folding map. Few minor foxing. Rare copy of the text that was never reissued. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! Gide Paris 1845 14x21,5cm relié

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        Nouvelles genevoises

      Première édition illustrée de 39 gravures hors-texte sur bois, et de 200 vignettes in-texte sur bois, l'ensemble d'après les dessins de l'auteur, et les dessins de Best, leloir, Regnier...binding en plein maroquin brun début XXe signée Petitot. spine à nerfs orné de caissons composés de séries de filets. Titre et date dorées. Triple filet d'encadrement sur les plats. Large décor intérieur. 4 pages de garde d'un beau papier marbré brun. Quelques rares rousseurs sur un papier bien blanc, à part le faux-titre bruni. Un petit frottement au spine, idem le long d'une bordure, mais très bel exemplaire, rare dans cette condition. Dubochet Paris 1845 In-8 (15,5x24cm) relié

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        Théorie du mouvement de Mercure.

      Paris, Bachelier, 1845. ____ Première édition. C'est un "traité complet de la théorie de la planète la plus voisine du Soleil". Le Verrier calcule les perturbations du mouvement héliocentrique de Mercure, il compare la théorie avec les observations et traite de la réduction des formules en tables numériques. Papier du dos en grande partie manquant, quelques rousseurs, notes à la plume sur la couverture, exemplaire à l'état de parution. *****. In-8. [235 x 151 mm] Collation : 165 pp. Broché, couverture imprimée.

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        Handwritten Note and Calculus By Pierre Simon Laplace, French Mathematician and Astronomer

      France This is a handwritten note and handwritten calculus by French astronomer and mathematician Pierre-Simon Laplace. It is attached to a larger piece of paper and probably taken from an album. The larger piece has been inscribed by a member of Laplace's signature and reads that this is an adage by the author of "Mecanique Celeste", signed and dated 20th July 1845. Laplace's handwriting is on a smaller piece of paper, folded once, with a few lines of calculus on the inside fold. This smaller sheet has also been inscribed in a later hand that is it given to a Miss Flower. The larger sheet measures 28.5 × 23cm, the smaller, folded sheet measures 20.5 × 12.5cm. Pierre-Simon Laplace (1749-1827) was a French mathematician and astronomer, born in Beaumont-en-Auge, Normandy, the son of a farmer. He studied at Caen, went to Paris and became professor at the Ecole Militaire where he gained fame by his researches on the inequalities in the motion of Jupiter and Saturn, and the theories of the satellites of Jupiter. In 1799, he entered the Senate, becoming its vice-president in 1803, andminister for the interior for six weeks, after which he was replaced because of an incapacty for administration. He was created marquis by Louis XVIII in 1817. His astronomical work culminated in the publication of the five monumental volumes of Mecanique celeste (1799?1825), the greatest work on celestial mechanics since Newton's Principia. His Systeme du Monde (1796) is a non-mathematical exposition, of masterly clarity, of all his astronomical theories. In his study of the gravitational attraction of spheroids he formulated the fundamental differential equation in physics which bears his name. He also made important contributions to the theory of probability. Condition: As mentioned this is a sheet that has been removed from a book and as such, one side is slightly roughed, but the paper itself is in good order. The smaller, older paper with Laplace's handwriting on is in good condition, but tanned and with a few small creases. There is one small segment missing to the lower corner. The handwriting, in brown ink, is clear and crisp. A wonderful and scarce item.. Signed. Manuscript. Good Plus.

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        MAX IN BAYERNÕS MIDDLE EAST TRAVEL MAP: DIE UEBERGANGSL€NDER VON ASIEN UND AFRIKA: BEGREIFEND: ARABIEN NEBST MESOPOTAMIEN UND SYRIEN UND DAS NILGEBIET NACH DEN REISEWERKEN HERZOGS MAXIMILIAN IN BAYERN NACH DEN REISEWERKENÉ HERZOGS MAXIMILIAN IN BAYERN

      Munich: C Wenng Geograph 1845 - Lithograph with original outline colour (Very Good, full margins, some light spots of discolouration), 44 x 50 cm, (17 x 19 inches). An extremely rare separately-issued map of Egypt, the Levant and Arabia, especially prepared by the eminent intellectual Gotthilf Heinrich von Schubert to commemorate Duke Max of BavariaÕs epic adventures in Egypt, Palestine and Lebanon. This extremely rare separately-issued map of the Middle East was made as a private commission by a group of Munich grandees led by Gotthilf Heinrich von Schubert, a prominent intellectual, especially to commemorate Duke Max in BayernÕs 1838 excursion to Egypt, Palestine and Lebanon. The Duke was a much-beloved, larger-than-life figure whose eccentric, yet kind persona and exciting adventures captured the imagination of both Bavarians and those beyond. In 1838, he led a party on a trip of cultural exploration to Egypt, Palestine and Lebanon, whereupon he gained extraordinary experiences, returning to Munich with stunning antiquities. Curiously, his official 1839 account of his trip was not illustrated by a map, so in 1845, Schubert et al. stepped in to make up for this oversight, producing the present fine work. Geographically, the map is highly accurate, featuring an especially meticulous labeling of regions and sites, employing transliterations of Arabic names (the table below the title also translates some Arabic geographical terms into German). The territories still controlled by the Ottoman Empire are coloured pink, while lands under the control of the Khedivate of Egypt (an autonomous vassal of the Ottomans which ruled from 1805) is coloured yellow. The itinerary of the Duke Max in BayernÕs 1838 trip to Egypt and the Levant is shown, by way of the tracks of his ship sailing in the Mediterranean and the names of the places he visited underlined by orange manuscript lines. It shows that the Duke sailed from Europe into Alexandria, Egypt, and then proceeded up the Nile to Cairo and the Pyramids of Giza, and from there stopping at numerous places en route to ÔThebenÕ (Thebes), reaching as far south as ÔWaddi HalfaÕ (Wadi Halfa), Nubia (Sudan). From there his party descended the Nile before entering Palestine (Israel), where they visited numerous locations, notably Jerusalem, ÔJafaÕ (Jaffa) and ÔAkkuÕ (Acre). From there, they travelled to Lebanon, reaching as far north as Beirut, before sailing back to Alexandria, before heading back to Europe. Duke Max in Bayern - Duke Maximilian Joseph in Bavaria (1808 Ð 1888), popularly known as ÒMax in Bayern,Ó was a member of the junior branch of the House of Wittelsbach. He is perhaps best known as the father of Empress Elizabeth of Austria, who was affectionately known as ÒSisiÓ. He was also an adventurer, an antiquarian, and perhaps the eraÕs foremost promoter of Bavarian folk music, endearing him to the public. He is also known for establishing and tastefully improving several magnificent residences in Bavaria. In 1838, the Duke led a party on an expedition of antiquarian and cultural discovery to Egypt and the Holy Land. While the region had long had a legendary place in Western culture, recently revived, such an enterprise was still considered an ambitious, exotic and dangerous endeavour. Notable aspects of the trip included the occasion when Max and his companions climbed the Great Pyramid of Gaza and proceeded to yodel in true Alpine style! Max also bought several child slaves from the Cairo market, and promptly gave them their freedom. He proved to have exquisite taste in antiquities, purchasing several mummies, statues and architectural fragments, including pieces from the famous Temple of Dendur (objects which were taken back to Bavaria). Later, in Jerusalem, Max paid for the restoration of the Church of the Flagellation on the Via Dolorosa. Shortly upon his return to Bavaria, Max wrote an entertaining account of his trip, Wanderung nach dem Orient im Jahre 1838 (Munich: Georg Franz, 1839). It is considered a clas

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        An original design for a porcelain plate

      [Paris, 1845. Pen, ink, and watercolour. Very good condition apart from some overall light soiling and mild creasing. There is an original central crease. A rare example of an original watercolour design for porcelain, by the Samson factory of Paris. This finished design was intended as a reference source from which the porcelain painters could work, using the design as a guide for the colours and image to be transformed from paper into fine porcelain. The French porcelain manufactory of Samson & Cie. was established by "Edmé Samson (b. Paris, 1810; d. Paris, 1891) at 7, Rue Vendôme (later Rue Béranger) in Paris. The intention of the firm was to reproduce ceramics from museums and private collections, and it claimed that all such reproductions would be distinctly marked to avoid confusion with the originals. In 1864, the factory was moved to Montreuil by Samson's son, Emile Samson (1837-1913). The range of wares included copies of 18th-century porcelain from such factories as Sèvres, Chelsea, Meissen and Derby, Chinese export-wares, especially armorial wares decorated with famille rose colours and mugs decorated with the Fitzhugh pattern, Delftware, Iznikware, maiolica and faience." (Grove Dictionary of Art).

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        Du dandysme et de G. Brummell

      First edition, printed in a small number of copiesContemporary Bradel binding in half light brown morocco over marbled paper boards, spine (slightly discolored) with gilt fleuron, gilt date at foot, marbled pastedowns and endpapers, covers (with "à l'adresse de Ledoyen, libraire à Paris, 1845") preserved, ex libris pasted onto one endpaperA little light occasional spottingA very good and rare copy in a good binding. B. Mancel Caen 1845 12x16cm relié

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        Narrative of the United States Exploring Expedition. During the Years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842

      Philadelphia: Lea & Blanchard, 1845. Third Printing. Hardcover. Good +. Large octavos (approx. 11" x 7"). Volumes 1, 2, & 3. Missing volumes 4, 5, and atlas. lx, 434pp; xv, 476pp; xv, 438pp. Brown cloth hardcovers with blind stamped designs and borders on covers and gilt stamped vignettes on front boards. Gilt stamped titles on spines. Untrimmed foredge and bottom edge. Yellow end sheets. Volumes are illustrated with frontispiece steel engraved portrait of the author volume 1, several steel engravings and wood-cuts in text, map in volume 1, and 3 maps in volume 2. A list of illustrations is included in the front of each volume. Light edge wear and some small spots to cloth bindings. Frontispiece volume 1, tissue guard, and front end sheet are loose. In volume 3 one of the engravings is loose, chipped and brown spotted on the edge. Occasional brown spots and light soil to the contents of 3 volumes. Internally a good or better set. Volume 2 is inscribed by the author to "Jos. H. Bradley" on the half title page. The first printing of these narratives, published in 1844 by Sherman for Congress, consisted of 100 (quarto) sets. The second printing of 150 sets, called the Unofficial edition, is also quarto size and has the imprint of "C. Sherman, Printer,/ 19 St. James Street, Philadelphia" on the versos of the title pages. This partial set for sale is the first trade edition (third printing) of which 1000 copies were published by Lea and Blanchard. According to Howes [these narratives are] "The first United States scientific expedition by sea. Wilkes sailed along and surveyed the whole Northwest Coast and his exploring parties penetrated into the interior at many points." Howes W 414; Sabin 103994; Streeter 3324.

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        Laurel Leaved Coral Tree. Erythrina laurifolia.

      London. No date. [ 1845]. Lithograph, handcolored, image approximately 14 x 12 1/4 inches on sheet size 18 1/2 x 12 1/2 inches. Tight left edge, a couple of 1/4 inch edge tears; overall very good, bright condition. A handsome botanical image of a flowering Laurel Leaved Coral tree branch. This is plate v from the first (folio) edition of "A Selection of Madeira Flowers" with lithographs by August J. Robley, lithographed by "R.E.B." This scarce publication contained 8 handcolored lithographs, and was printed and published by Reeve Brothers.

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        VIEWS IN INDIA, CHIEFLY AMONG THE HIMALAYA MOUNTAINS

      Fisher, Son, and Co., London & Paris 1845 - World cat dates this printing to 1845: [The preliminary leaves have been reprinted, and pp. 85-94, with the accompanying plates, are a new addition. The rest of the book is a duplicate of the 1838 edition. All engraved plates are dated 1838]. Large 4to. 37 full-page steel engravings (frontis is tissue-guarded) , most from drawings by Lt. White (illustrator) of the 31st Regiment of the East India Co on his Himalaya journey to the sources of the Jumna and Ganges rivers. [I-X, 11-94]. Clean maroon cloth. Gilt decorated leather spine with raised bands. All edges bright gilt. Spine edges lightly rubbed & front hinge starting (1/2 inch) by spine heel with cover firmly attached. Marbled endpapers. Except for light foxing mostly on the frontis & first (pictorial) title page the interior of text is tight, clean & intact. India; Engravings; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 94 pages [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Mental Maladies. A Treatise on Insanity. Translated from the French, with additions. by E. K. Hunt.

      Philadelphia: Lea and Blanchard, 1845. The Haskell F. Norman copy, presentation copy inscribed by the translator, of the first the first modern textbook of psychiatry. Norman 727. "Esquirol's book, compiled from papers and articles published over the past two decades, summarized the experience gained over a lifetime of observation and treatment of mental illness, in which he closely followed the humanitarian principles of his teacher, Philippe Pinel. Esquirol was one of the first to apply statistical methods to clinical studies of insanity. He recognized the uselessness of the traditional terminology for mental illnesses, and created new descriptions and classifications based upon his own observations. He was the first to distinguish between hallucinations and illusions, and between dementia and idiocy.; he also provised the classic description of paresis, coined the term 'monomania' (a concept foreshadowing the modern view of schizophrenia) and distinguished certain depressive states ('lypemanias') from other psychoses. Along with Pinel, Esquirol is regarded as the founder of the French school of psychiatry; his Maladies mentales [1838] was a basic psychiatric text for over half a century." (Norman). 8vo (236 x 150mm), fine later gilt-ruled sheep, black spine label, pp. [i-v] vi-xviii [19] 20-496 [28:adverts paginated 3-32], inscription by Hunt to front fly leaf: 'Doct. H. A. Grant / with the compliments of the / Translator.', book plate of Haskell F. Norman to the front pastedown, some light foxing throughout. Rare.

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        Das Ganze des Treppenbaues, oder ausführliche Anleitung im Zeichnen, Zureißen, Errichten etc. aller Arten hölzener Treppen, nebst einigen Bemerkungen über die steinernen Treppen. Nach dem Französischen ... von J. A. Schultz.

      Weimar, Voigt 1845.. Mit 20 gefalt. lithograph. Tafeln mit 273 Darstellungen. XX, 232 S. Marmorierter Pappband d. Zt. Neuer Schauplatz der Künste und Handwerke, Bd. 140. - Deutsche Bearbeitung von "Construction des escaliers en bois" (Paris, 1844). - Berieben und bestoßen. Tls. stockfleckig bzw. etwas gebräunt. Einige Tafeln an den seitlichen Außenrändern mit kl. Defekten.

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        Souvenir de Constantinople et d'un Voyage fait en Egypte en 1845, par le Duc alors Prince Roger de Bauffremont. Aquarelles de Preziosi et du Vicomte Adalbert de Beaumont [manuscript caption title]

      Constantinople and Egypt, 1845. 56 watercolours hinged onto 26 period card mounts (30 by Preziosi [11 signed], 26 by Beaumont [2 signed]), ranging in size from 4 1/4 x 5 1/2 to 13 x 19 1/2 inches, all captioned at a contemporary date on the mount, others additionally captioned in the image by the artists. Housed in a period burgundy morocco box signed by A. Giroux, original silk lining, with a later matching burgundy chemise.Provenance: Prince Roger de Bauffremont (1823-1891)An incredible collection of watercolours of Turkey and Egypt, accomplished by two notable 19th century Orientalist artists, documenting a journey through the region by a French prince.Some thirty of the watercolours depict views of Bosphorus, Therapia and other sites in and around Constantinople. The remainder depict scenes and costumes of Egypt. Both Beaumont and Preziosi were known as illustrators of travel books in the middle nineteenth century. The son of Count Gio Francois Preziosi of Malta, Amadeo initially studied the law before turning to painting. After studying under Giuseppe Hyzler, Preziosi subsequently completed his art education at the Paris Academy of Fine Arts. He moved to Constantinople in 1842, fell in love with the city, and was able to make a living painting the places and people that surrounded him. It is noted in the Atabey catalogue that "Preziosi was well-known .... His studio is mentioned in Murray's guidebooks for 1854 and 1871. By that time he had become an institution in the city... He produced views of the city, and genre and costume drawings" (The Ottoman World p.535).His paintings sold well to both the affluent local and the Grand Tourist, and his reputation was such that also served as a court painter to Sultan Abdul Hamid II.Less well known, though no less skilled, is the other artist represented in these watercolours: Adalbert de Beaumont. Evidently of aristocratic birth, De Beaumont travelled extensively, and later authored several acclaimed works on Orientalist design and ornamentation.The present watercolors and drawing, accomplished on behalf of a travelling French prince, were never published and constitute a valuable and exquisitely rendered documentary of the sites visited and local costumes of the period.

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        The Royal South Australian Almanack and General Directory for 1845.

      Adelaide: James Allen, 1845. Octavo, 210, (ii - short title), xxiv (advertisements, last blank) pp.,simple early binding of quarter cloth over marbled boards. Rare early South Australian almanac.This copy has the early owner's inscription for Skinner of H.M. Customs in Adelaide, and he may have been responsible for the ink annotations to the list of Justices of the Peace (p. 55). Notable is the by now standard section on the "Progress of Discovery" which includes the early report of "Captain Sturt's Expedition to the North" of 1844 (pp. 179-185). Ink stain to fore-edge (not encroaching into margins), overall a good copy.

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        Strelitzia Regina.

      London. No date. [ 1845]. Lithograph, handcolored, image approximately 13 x 11 inches on sheet size 18 1/4 x 12 1/4 inches (47 x 31 cm). Very good, bright condition (two faint short red lines just below the leaf at centre. An exquisite botanical image of a Bird of Paradise flower. This is plate I from the first (folio) edition of "A Selection of Madeira Flowers" with lithographs by August J. Robley, lithographed by "R.E.B." This scarce publication contained 8 handcolored lithographs, and was printed and published by Reeve Brothers.

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        Don Cæsar de Bazan. A romance of Spain. By the Author of "The black mantle", "Mabel", ...

      Printed & published by E. Lloyd. 1845 Illus.; without the frontispiece plate, a very few spots. Quite early green cloth; sm. split at tail of front board. v.g.Ono 546. BL & Oxford only on Copac. In 32 pts, the text in two columns. Most of the spirited illustrations are in the three cornered style. The preface dated July 1845 states that it is based on the popular drama staged in 1844 and that there has been a delay in executing some orders because of its popularity. Rymer was simultaneously engaged on writing 'an English Romance of Modern Life'.

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        La Touraine ancienne et moderne

      First edition, first printing of illustrations.Book illustrated with 33 boards inset which the frontispiece in gold and colors (Tours Cathedral), 15 labels engraved on wood, 10 portraits engraved on steel and 6 boards coats of arms, numerous vignettes in the text. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! L. Mercier Paris 1845 17,5x27cm relié

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        Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year 1842 and to Oregon and North California in the Years 1843-44

      693 pages 22 lithographed plates, 5 maps: [Untitled emigrant route in Bear River Valley], Beer Springs. Sheet size: 22.5 × 14.5 cm, The Great Salt-Lake. Sheet size 22.5 × 14.5 cm., [Untitled map of the crossing of the Sierra Nevada by the South Fork of the American River] [lower center] Lithograph by E. Weber & Co. Baltimore, Md. Sheet size: 22.5 × 64 cm. and the large Preuss map in pocket at back, appendix and index. Royal octavo (9 1/4" x 6") bound in original publisher's brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine and blind-stamped decorative ruled edges. Senate Document, 28th Congress, 2nd Session, Doc. 174. (Cohen Mapping the West pp.130-133; Field 565; Graff 1436; Howes F-370; Sabin 25845; Streeter sale VI:3131; Wagner-Camp-Becker 115) First edition.Frémont stresses the importance of Preuss's large map of the routes traversed in both expeditions: "it fills up the vast geographical chasm" between Missouri and the Columbia River. Historians ever since have warmly agreed, calling it "monumental in its breadth--a classic of exploring literature" (Goetzmann, Exploration and Empire, p.248). Wheat, in Mapping the Transmississippi West, deems it "as important a step forward from the earlier western maps...as...Pike, Long, and Lewis and Clark in their day" (p 495). first edition, senate issue, with additional scientific data not included in the House issue. Includes the report on Frémont's 1842 expedition along the Oregon Trail, as well as his second expedition concluded in 1844: "Guided by Kit Carson, Frémont proceeded down the Snake River and on down the Columbia to Fort Vancouver. Moving into northwestern Nevada, Frémont suddenly took his expedition on a rash midwinter crossing of the Sierra NevadaCondition:Recased with new end papers, pocket repaired, some minor wear and light foxing, corners gently bumped else a very nice copy.

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        Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year 1842, and to Oregon and North California in the Years 1843-'44

      Blair and Rives, Washington 1845 - 8vo; orig. blind stamped dk brown bds, sympatheticall rebacked with orig spine laid down; gilt sp. title legible but not bright; bds show very little rubbing and are bright and shiny; wear to corners and edges, hinges tight; all plates present as are all maps, though the very important lg. folding map is present in excellent facsimile; moderate foxing throughout, also affecting a few of the plates to varying degrees, none too badly; pp. 583. One of the landmarks of western exploration. Very widely read, it influenced generations of emigrants. Contains 22 plates and a great deal of information. This helped make Fremont's name a household word, later propelling him into politics. The House ed. preceded the Senate one by 6 days, but it did not contain the final 110 pages of scientific observations which are to be found in the Senate version. Howes F370, Sabin 25845, Wheat transmississippi 497, Wagner-Camp 115:1. Cowan pp. 223-224, Zamorano 80 - 39. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Narrative of the United States Exploring Expedition During the Years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842

      Lea & Blanchard, 1845-01-01. Third Printing. Hardcover. Good. Five octavo volumes. lviii, 434, xii, 476, xii, 438, xiv, 542, xii, 558pp, 11 maps. Original blind tooled black cloth, gilt lettering to spine, gilt US emblem on front boards. Wear to edges, chipping to head and tail of spines. Discoloration to spotting, significant to Volume I front board. Library stamps and signature to front flyleaf. Scattered foxing and marginal dampstaining World map in Volume I and Map of Hawaii in Volume IV present. This issue is complete as issued, with the omission of the 47 woodcut in substitute of steel engravings, 64 plates and 11 of the 14 maps as stated by the publishers. Headed by Commander Charles Wilkes, the United States Exploring Expedition was perhaps the most ambitious voyage of scientific discovery during the 19th century. The travels and resulting studies met with remarkable intellectual success in the fields of natural history, cartography, and ethnography. This is an oversized or heavy book, that requires additional postage for international delivery outside the US.

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        Souvenir de Constantinople et d'un Voyage fait en Egypte en 1845, par le Duc alors Prince Roger de Bauffremont. Aquarelles de Preziosi et du Vicomte Adalbert de Beaumont [manuscript caption title]

      Constantinople and Egypt 1845 - 56 watercolours hinged onto 26 period card mounts (30 by Preziosi [11 signed], 26 by Beaumont [2 signed]), ranging in size from 4 1/4 x 5 1/2 to 13 x 19 1/2 inches, all captioned at a contemporary date on the mount, others additionally captioned in the image by the artists. Housed in a period burgundy morocco box signed by A. Giroux, original silk lining, with a later matching burgundy chemise. Provenance: Prince Roger de Bauffremont (1823-1891) An incredible collection of watercolours of Turkey and Egypt, accomplished by two notable 19th century Orientalist artists, documenting a journey through the region by a French prince. Some thirty of the watercolours depict views of Bosphorus, Therapia and other sites in and around Constantinople. The remainder depict scenes and costumes of Egypt. Both Beaumont and Preziosi were known as illustrators of travel books in the middle nineteenth century. The son of Count Gio Francois Preziosi of Malta, Amadeo initially studied the law before turning to painting. After studying under Giuseppe Hyzler, Preziosi subsequently completed his art education at the Paris Academy of Fine Arts. He moved to Constantinople in 1842, fell in love with the city, and was able to make a living painting the places and people that surrounded him. It is noted in the Atabey catalogue that "Preziosi was well-known . His studio is mentioned in Murray's guidebooks for 1854 and 1871. By that time he had become an institution in the city. He produced views of the city, and genre and costume drawings" (The Ottoman World p.535). His paintings sold well to both the affluent local and the Grand Tourist, and his reputation was such that also served as a court painter to Sultan Abdul Hamid II. Less well known, though no less skilled, is the other artist represented in these watercolours: Adalbert de Beaumont. Evidently of aristocratic birth, De Beaumont travelled extensively, and later authored several acclaimed works on Orientalist design and ornamentation. The present watercolors and drawing, accomplished on behalf of a travelling French prince, were never published and constitute a valuable and exquisitely rendered documentary of the sites visited and local costumes of the period. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Don Cæsar de Bazan. A romance of Spain. By the Author of "The black mantle", "Mabel", ...

      Printed & published by E. Lloyd. 1845 Illus.; without the frontispiece plate, a very few spots. Quite early green cloth; sm. split at tail of front board. v.g.Ono 546. BL & Oxford only on Copac. In 32 pts, the text in two columns. Most of the spirited illustrations are in the three cornered style. The preface dated July 1845 states that it is based on the popular drama staged in 1844 and that there has been a delay in executing some orders because of its popularity. Rymer was simultaneously engaged on writing 'an English Romance of Modern Life'.

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        Oeuvres choisies. Etudes de moeurs contemporaines. 1- Les enfants terribles. Traductions en langue vulgaire. Les lorettes. Les actrices. Notices par Théophile Gautier et Laurent-Jan. 2- Fourberies de femmes en matière de sentiment. Clichy. Paris le soir. Notices par Laurent-Jan, Auguste Lireux et Léon Gozlan. 3- Le Carnaval à Paris. Paris le matin. Les étudiants de Paris. Notices par Théophile Gautier, A. Barthet et A. de Soubiran. 4- La vie de jeune homme. Les débardeurs. Notices par P.J. Stahl.

       Contributions de THéophile Gautier, Laurent-Jan, Léon Gozlan, Auguste Lireux et Jules Hetzel sous le pseudonyme de P.-J. Stahl entre autres.       Paris, Hetzel, 1846-1848 ; 4 tomes reliés en 2 volumes in-4 ; demi-chagrin vert-empire, spine à nerfs décorés d'une roulette à froid, filets, titre et roulette dorés, papier gauffré vert brillant (binding de l'époque) ; en tout : 1 frontispice général, 14 vignettes dont 1 répétée et 320 planches, tous gravés sur bois, collation strictement identique à Vicaire, III, 953-955 ; Brivois pp.168-171 ; Carteret, III-260-264 ; chaque partie a son titre propre. EDITION ORIGINALE. Exemplaire très frais, imprimé sur vélin bien blanc, quelques rares petites rousseurs au faux-titre et à la table du tome 2, le reste est en très bel état.  Hetzel Paris 1845-1847 19x26cm 4 tomes reliés en 1

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        On the Analysis of Discontinuous Functions. 16 pages. [Read 20th July, 1846] AND On a certain Multiple Definite Integral 10 pages. [Read 13th April, 1846].

      Royal Irish Academy,, 1845. First Edition of two papers presented to the Royal Irish Academy. [Dublin / Lincoln], Royal Irish Academy, 1845 - 1846. Quarto. pages 124 - 149 from "The Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy, Volume XXI, Part I, 1846. Modern Softcover. Very good condition with only minor signs of external wear. Very rare extract of the original printed paper. George Boole's The Laws of Thought 1854; John Venn's Symbolic Logic 1881nnIn his An Investigation into the laws of thought Boole now defined a function in terms of a symbol x as follows:nn "8. Definition. ? Any algebraic expression involving symbol x is termed a function of x, and may be represented by the abbreviated form f(x)"nnBoole then used algebraic expressions to define both algebraic and logical notions, e.g., 1-x is logical NOT(x), xy is the logical AND(x,y), xy is the logical OR(x, y), x(x y) is xx xy, and "the special law" xx = x2 = x.nnIn his 1881 Symbolic Logic Venn was using the words "logical function" and the contemporary symbolism ( x = f(y), y = f-1(x), cf page xxi) plus the circle-diagrams historically associated with Venn to describe "class relations", the notions "'quantifying' our predicate", "propositions in respect of their extension", "the relation of inclusion and exclusion of two classes to one another", and "propositional function" (all on p. 10), the bar over a variable to indicate not-x (page 43), etc. Indeed he equated unequivocally the notion of "logical function" with "class" [modern "set"]: "... on the view adopted in this book, f(x) never stands for anything but a logical class. It may be a compound class aggregated of many simple classes; it may be a class indicated by certain inverse logical operations, it may be composed of two groups of classes equal to one another, or what is the same thing, their difference declared equal to zero, that is, a logical equation. But however composed or derived, f(x) with us will never be anything else than a general expression for such logical classes of things as may fairly find a place in ordinary Logic". (Wikipedia)

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        Histoire du magnétisme dont les phénomènes sont rendus sensibles par le mouvement.

      Nancy, Grimblot, Vve Raybois, 1845. ____ Relié avec, du même : - Complément au mémoire sur la condensation de la force magnétique à la surface des aimants, inséré dans les Annales de chimie. Nancy, Grimblot, Vve Raybois, 1845. In-8 de 16 pp. - Deux mémoires sur le magnétisme. Idem, 1846. In-8 de 40, (2) pp., 1 planche. - Essai historique sur le magnétisme et l'universalité de son influence dans la nature. Idem, 1849. In-8 de 21, (3)pp. - [titre courant :] Recherches sur la cause du magnétisme par rotation. 53 pp., 1 planche. (parait avoir été publié sans page de titre, le cahier 1 commençant au titre courant. A la fin : Nancy, imprimerie de Raybois). - Exposition de la doctrine magnétique ou traité philosophique, historique et critique du magnétisme. Nancy, Grimblot, Vve Raybois, Paris, Baillière, 1852. In-8 de VIII, 320 pp., 4 planches dépliantes. Certains de ces textes ont été publiés dans les Mémoires de la Société des sciences de Nancy. Le dernier reprend l'essentiel des travaux de Haldat, l'année de sa mort. Il écrit dans la préface que Gay-Lussac et Arago ont insérés dans les Comptes-Rendus de l'Académie des sciences l'analyse de ses travaux, mais que Regnauld, par la suite, n'a jamais voulu publier le moindre article mais qu'il a reçu les encouragements de Becquerel, Faraday, Pouillet et Quetelet. Le physicien Charles Nicolas Alexandre Haldat du Lys (Bourmont, Lorraine, 1770 -1852) participa au rétablissement de l'Académie de Nancy. Un appareil hydrostatique qu'il inventa porte aujourd'hui son nom. Bon exemplaire de ces publications rares.*****. In-8. [207 x 127 mm] Collation : (4), 49, (3) pp., 1 planche dépliante Demi-basane bleue, dos orné. (Reliure de l'époque.).

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        Commentaries on the Law of Promissory Notes, and Guaranties of Notes, and Checks and Banks and Bankers. With Occasional Illustrations from the Commercial Law of the Nations of Continental Europe. Cohen 2561

      Charles C. Little & James Brown [and] A. Maxwell and Son [etc.]. First edition of Story's last Commentary, appearing two months before his death and completing his "grand effort to create an American commercial common law suitable both to the needs of the new capitalism and to the values of the old republicanism". Original polished sheep, lightly rubbed, a very good clean copy; with the contemporaneous ownership signature of N. Butler, Junior, dated August 1847. Charles C. Little & James Brown [and] A. Maxwell and Son [etc.], Boston [and] London, 1845.

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        A Handbook for Travellers in Spain and Readers at Home (2 vols.)

      John Murray, London 1845 - 16mo, bound in old brown leather covered boards with some gilt decoration and gilt lettering on spine. professionally rebacked retaining boards and backstrips which have some chips missing. Moderate wear to covers. Contents very good or better but with light foxing on some pages, former owners bookplat on front pastedown of both volumes, old Ink signatures on free endpapers and half title page. Folding Maps present and in very good condition but with age darkening especially along some folds that have been in direct contact with the rest of the book. The Pocket map has small holes at the corners of the folds. A few pencil notes are noticed. This first edition was written by Richard Ford and some later editions were revised by him. Overall, very good or better since the boards have been professionally re-attached. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Original watercolor signed

      1845 - CRUIKSHANK, George. Original watercolor signed. No place, no date. Glazed watercolor on card, measuring 5 by 4-1/4 inches; handsomely framed, entire piece measures 11-1/2 by 10-1/2 inches. $3800.Wonderful original watercolor of haphazardly stacked books by George Cruikshank, signed by him at the bottom of the image, handsomely framed.The striking piece is a particularly accomplished example of Cruikshank's work as a miniaturist. Here, he has painted a detail from a library or book shop and shown books carelessly stacked, including some falling open to present their contents. Cruikshank's background as an illustrator is clear in the page edges, the carefully drawn portrait inside one book, and each painstakingly rendered spine. Serious Cruikshank pieces are rare and, for the collector, a watercolor such as this is the crowning glory of a collection. Fine condition. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Le diable à Paris

      Premoier drawing of 212 prints inset wood Gavarni (except the last 4 of which are Bertall), as well as thumbnails 800 in text.Binders half red shagreen, back with four nerves purposes adorned with triple gilded boxes decorated with golden arabesques, boards of red cardboard, guards and contreplats of handmade paper, corners lightly bumped, romantic bindings of the time.the astonishing diversity typographical Note regarding illustration (text frames, cul-de-lamp ...). The wood Gavarni and satirical captions are an incredible profusion illustrative as early comics.Some rare and pale foxing.extraordinary book and typically romantic, the Devil in Paris brings together texts with the prestigious signature (the philosophy of married life of Balzac Mimi Pinson de Musset ...) and provides them with an abundant illustration. This type of book follows the huge success that met the Physiologies and crunches Parisian characters morally and physically. The first volume is preceded by a history of Paris by Lavallée and the second in a geography of Paris (end of volume Statistics of Paris). This table of the capital is the most interesting because it precedes the major changes that will experience Paris under the Second Empire. Hetzel Paris 1845 -1846 18x28cm 2 volumes reliés

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        The Floral Register; containing figures and descriptions of nearly all tender and hardy plants, which have been lately introduced to, and cultivated in Great Britain.

      London: Simpkin, Marshall, circa, 1845. Small quarto, illustrated with over 1900 woodcuts; an attractive copy in contemporary red half roan, marbled boards and endpapers. A remarkable work, a concise introduction to exotic plant species introduced to England until the early 1840s, with specific notice of plants from all parts of Australia including the new Swan River settlement.Benjamin Maund (1790-1864) botanist and horticulturist, started out as apprentice to Thomas Griffiths a printer and bookseller in Ludlow. In 1815 he bought his own business and moved to the High Street, where he prospered, combining his work as a printer and publisher with his passion for plants; at the rear of the business he had a large garden and was able to experiment with seeds and plants obtained from around the world.Illustrated with 1917 delightful small woodcuts illustrating each of the plants described, this work was based on earlier notes which appeared in Maund's journal The Botanic Garden, an ongoing monthly first published in 1825. Each entry provides notes on the best place to cultivate the specimen (greenhouse, stove, etc.), its native country, season of flowering, colour of the flower and, crucially, date of introduction to England. Such a concise précis is of particular interest regarding the plants native to Australia, with a significant number coming from the Swan River, Van Diemen's Land, Port Jackson, King George Sound and other localities. To cite just one representative example, Maund describes the Splendid Hibiscus (No. 1269) in the following manner 'Stove evergreen shrub, New Holland in 1828, flowers in May, rose-colour... Such is the beauty of this plant, that in its native country, New Holland, it is considered the king of all known Australian plants; its flowers literally covering the shrub.' Given that over 200 of the specimens are from Australia, this work is therefore an important handlist to the study of Australian botany, and especially to the history of the cultivation of Australian plants in England and Europe.Although not dated, the latest date of introduction for any plant we have noticed is from 1842. A second cumulative part was issued some time around 1850. Bumped.

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        Histoire d'un casse-noisette. - La bouillie de la comtesse Berthe

      Hetzel. First edition of each volume, for which there were no large paper copies. Contemporary half brown shagreen over marbled paper boards, spine in five compartments, the bands with gilt fillets and triple gilt compartments with gilt decorative motifs, marbled pastedowns and endpapers. Autograph inscriptions from the author on the half-title of each of the volumes. With illustrations by Bertall to text. Marginal repair with small paper lack to half-title of first volume, occasional light spotting, one pale dampstain to lower margin of final leaves of second volume. % Hetzel Paris 1845 13,5x20,cm 2 volumes reliés en 1

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        THE ENGLISH STRUWWELPETER or Pretty Stories and Funny Pictures for Little Children. After the tenth edition of the celebrated German work.

      24 pages printed and hand-coloured on rectos only. Original printed paper-covered boards. Quarto. Second English edition. Lacking rear blank endpaper; original covers with loss of some of the printed paper surface and generally cracked and rubbed; spine repaired and some paper restoration to covers; juvenile scribble on page 20 ['O Dear.']; some spotting and soiling internally, but generally very good and, overall, an acceptable copy of a very early edition. Contained in a morocco-backed folding box. Originally published in Germany in 1845 as Lustige Geschichten und drollige Bilder, with only 15 pages, the book was expanded and renamed Struwwelpeter in 1847. Hoffmann instructed his publishers to issue the book in strong boards but with a frail paper spine, hoping that children would quickly read the book to pieces, and parents be forced to buy another copy; this accounts for the dearth of copies surviving in original boards. As with all genuine copies of early printings, the government's tax stamp appears on the upper board. The book was first published in English in 1848.

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        Une fille du régent

      Rare first edition, the first two volumes appeared in Dolin but immediately taken by Alexandre Cadot renewal with title pages, the last 2 volumes he seems released directly from Cadot. bibliophile curiosity, our copy has the rare title pages to Dolin address.Binders half sheepskin red coral, back smooth decorated with golden arabesques in the style of the time, gold chains to the emblem of George Tudor stamped foot, boards percaline partially bleached, some traces of friction, and guards contreplats mottled paper, armorial bookplate of George Tudor glued on contreplats, romantic bindings of the time.Copy chilled established bookbinding time. Dolin & Alexandre Cadot Paris 1845 13,5x21,5cm 4 volumes reliés en 2

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