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        L'allée des veuves

      Paris, Recoules Editeur, 1845. 3 vol de I : 303 pp., (5) ; II : 345 pp., (1) ; III : 372 pp., (1) cartonnage de cabinet de lecture 1845, 1845, in-8, 3 vol de I : 303 pp, (5) ; II : 345 pp, (1) ; III : 372 pp, (1), cartonnage de cabinet de lecture, Première édition. Charles Rabou, écrivain et journaliste, directeur de la "Revue de Paris" dont il est un des fondateurs, très lié à Balzac, qu'il publie dans les pages de son journal, ce dernier lui confiera la tâche de terminer après sa mort ses romans inachevés (comme "Le Député d'Arcis", "Le Comte de Sallenauve", "La Famille Beauvisage", "Les Petits Bourgeois"). Tâche dont Rabou s'acquitte honnêtement, mais que la critique accueillit avec froideur ; il fût reconnu pour être le "nègre" de Balzac. Il a pourtant continué à produire des ouvrages de littérature fantastique et des romans noirs comme "L'allée des veuves". Mouillures

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        Istrien und Dalmatien. Briefe und Erinnerungen.

      Stuttgart u. Tübungen: Cotta 1845. Hldr. d. Zt. m. Rückenprägung. 8°, VIII, 260 S., 2 Bände in 1, angebunden: Wagner, Moriz: Reise nach dem Ararat und dem Hochland Armenien. Mit einem Anhange: Beiträge zur Naturgeschichte des Hochlandes Armenien. Stuttgart u. Tübungen: Cotta 1848. XII, 331 S. - (= Widenmann / Hauff (Hg.): Reisen und Länderbeschreibungen der älteren und neuesten Zeit, eine Sammlung der interessantesten Werke über Länder- und Staaten-Kunde, Geographie und Statistik.. 29 u. 35. Lieferung.) Jeweils ein kleiner Namensstempel auf dem Titelblatt. Einige wenige Seiten gering stockfleckig. Insgesamt sehr sauberes und gut erhaltenes Exemplar. Versand D: 2,00 EUR Europa - Balkan, Asien,

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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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        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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      , 1845. 1845. Good. KENDALL, George W. NARRATIVE OF AN EXPEDITION ACROSS THE GREAT SOUTH- WESTERN PRAIRIES, FROM TEXAS TO SANTA FE; with an account of the disasters which befel the expedition from want of food and the attack of hostile indians; the final capture of the Texans and their sufferings on a march of two thousand miles as prisoners of war, and in the prisons and lazarettos of Mexico. In two volumes. London: David Bogue, Fleet Street, 1845. Second British edition. Two octavo volumes: xii,[13]-432; viii,[13]- 436 pp. Frontispiece in each volume and a folding map in V. 1 of "Texas and part of Mexico & the United States. Showing the route of the first Santa Fe Expedition." Publisher's binding of green cloth with gilt- stamped spine title. Cloth is lightly sunned on spines and sides show slight rubbing. The upper board of the first volume is detached and the volume should be recased. Upper joint of the second volume is split and the board, which is barely attached by threads, needs to be rehinged, though the bookblock is sound. Ex-library; bookplate at front pastedown and a few, small blind-stamped seals within, but no external marks. The bindings have a good appearance as the cloth is relatively clean and complete, but need repair as described. The set is offered as is. (Jenkins 116.C, Howes K74, Sabin 37360, Wagner & Camp 110). George Wilkins Kendall (1809-1867) founded the New Orleans Picayune and became a leading proponent for Texas. In 1841, he joined an expedition from Texas which was planning to conquer Santa Fe. Travelling through an unfamiliar and hostile environment, and improperly equipped, the expedition nearly starved and survived only by eating hore-flesh. The members almost made it to Santa Fe and were tricked into surrendering without a fight. Despite his declaration that he was a non-combatant member of the press, Kendall was taken to Mexico, along with other prisoners, and imprisoned for nearly two years. Kendall wrote twenty-three letters from prison which were published in the Picayune between June 17, 1841 and April 30, 1842; and upon his release he began writing a book on the expedition which was published serially in the Picayune, in June through August 1842 and November 1842 through April 1843,They According to Jenkins, "not only is this the best account of the Santa Fe Expedition, it is one of the best campaign

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      Three vols. 8vo, cont. green sheep-backed green boards maroquiné, single gilt fillet round sides, flat spines gilt. Paris: L. de Potter, 1845. First edition. Fine set, signed by Prince Dietrichstein on each free front endpaper. Half-titles lacking. Titles somewhat browned.

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        Spain. A Hand-Book for Travellers in Spain.

      John Murray London 1845 - First edition, 2 volumes, 8vo, pp. xii, vi. 1-556, 557-1064, 2 folded maps, 2 folding maps laid down on linen, some ink writing inside, 19th century mottled green calf, marbled endpapers, spines gilt, red morocco label, gilt lettered, spines faded, marbled edges; overall a fine copy. Ford's work on Spain is considered to be one the great works on Spain. In Ford's obituary in the Times commonly attributed to Sir W. Stirling Maxwell " so great a literary achievement had never before been performed under so humble a title; " Richard Ford spent four years in Spain acquiring his extraordinary knowledge of the country by a series of long riding tours, (1830-1834). He went to live in Spain because of his wife's health. For 3 years he wintered in Seville and lived in the Alhambra in the summer(1830-4). He immersed himself in the Spanish way of life and wrote in such detail that Murray's later editions of this title had to be abridged. Lister 176. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Histoire du Canada, depuis sa découverte jusqu'à nos jours. 4 Volumes

      Québec: N. Aubin / Fréchette et Cie / John Lovell, 1845. Demi-cuir à coins. Bon. 4 volumes in-8. 558, 577, 566 et 325 pages, une page d'errata à chacun des volumes. 1845-1852. Usure aux dos et aux coins. Ex libris d'institutions, ex libris manuscrits anciens et ex dono au 4è volume. Première édition. "La critique a longtemps considéré l'Histoire du Canada, et avec raison, comme un modèle d'écriture et comme un guide de pensée historique. Elle demeure le plus important monument des lettres canadiennes-françaises au XIXe siècle" (DOLQ, I, 354).

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        Only a Fiddler Translated from the Danish.

      London H. G. Clarke and Co. 1845 - First Edition in English of Hans Andersen's "Only a Fiddler" ANDERSEN, Hans Christian. Only a Fiddler. Translated from the Danish. London: H. G. Clarke and Co. , 1845. First edition in English. (Originally published in Danish in 1837). Two twelvemo volumes. (Measures 125 x 85 mm.) [1, half-title], [v], 208, 16, catalog; [1, half-title], [v], 180, [12, catalog], pp. Publisher's original gift binding bound in full dark brown morocco, elaborately gilt-stamped on covers and spines. (Adds list cost of Only a Fiddler for 5s. for cloth and 9s. for morocco). Half titles in red, blue, green and gold. All edges gilt. Previous owner's signatures on front free endpaper of vol. 1. A fine set. Only a Fiddler is a romantic tale and may be semi autobiographical, the character Christian most likely representing Hans himself. His love interest is a Jewish girl named Naomi. Unlike most fairy tales, this one does not end up with a happy ending. Naomi and Christian never end up together, sharing only the feeling of emptiness. Soren Kierkegaard, (Andersen's neighbor at the time) reviewed Only a Fiddler and writes that Andersen "completely lacks any philosophy of life". HBS 67501. $1,500 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Autograph letter signed ("Corot"). N. p., [1845].

      1845. Small 8vo. 1 p. With integral address leaf. To M. Rousseau writing on behalf of a committee about some modifications in a petition: "Quelques changements introducteurs dans la pétition au Roi [...]. Vous êtes invité à venir donner votre avis [...] demain Samedi R. de Cournon No 6. Pour le Comité Corot".

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        San Zenone Verona

      1845. Litografia dipinta a mano, titolata e firmata in basso su ambo i lati. Mm 274x389, tratta dal volume " The Ecclesiastical Architecture of Italy. From the time of Costantine to the fifteenth Century, with an introduction and text by Henry Gally Knight". Bellissima immagine della Basilica di San Zeno con scena animata sul sagrato. Ampi Margini. Carlo Perini-Cesare Sinistri "Verona nelle antiche stampe", 380.

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      1845 - PRESCOTT, William. Works. London: Richard Bentley, 1845, 1846, 1855, 1859; George Routledge, 1857, 1864. Ten volumes. Octavo, full dark brown straight-grain morocco, gilt spines and inner dentelles, gilt-ruled boards and outer dentelles, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt. $1500.Handsomely bound set of Prescott's works, illustrated with engraved portraits, plates, and facsimiles.Contains first or early editions of Biographical and Critical Miscellanies (1845), History of the Reign of Phillip the Second (1855 and 1859, three volumes), History of the Reign of Charles the Fifth (1857, two volumes), History of the Reign of Ferdinand and Isabella (1846, three volumes), and Ticknor's Life of Prescott. "As a writer, Mr. Prescott occupies a distinguished place in the first rank of English historians. His fidelity and industry""qualities which form the foundation of historical merit""are universally acknowledged" (Allibone II: 1674). Very good condition. A handsome set. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        An original design for porcelain

      [Paris, 1845. Pen, ink, and watercolour. Very good condition apart from some overall light soiling and minor foxing, mild creasing, a 5/8" tear at the right edge of the image, and a few small brown stains in the margins. 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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        The overland guide-book; a complete vade-mecum for the overland traveller.

      London Allen 1845 - First edition. 8vo., viii, [i], 134 pp., 50 (of 52) pages of ads at end, 2 folding maps on silk (some browning and staining), 6 folding plates showing 8 ship plans, 11 wood-engraved plates, original brown cloth gilt, neatly rebacked preserving spine. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Veduta della Piazza San Carlo/Vue de la Place S. Charles Piazza San Carlo, litografia di Junck su disegno di Gonin, Torino 1845 ca

      1845. Litografia originale (mm 310x450). Veduta prospettica di piazza San Carlo, con lo sfondo delle chiese di Santa Cristina e San Carlo, secondo una prospettiva che si apre verso la parte di Via Roma che conduce a Porta Nuova. La piazza fu fatta costruire dalla duchessa Maria Cristina sui disegni dell'architetto Carlo di Castellamonte. Sullo sfondo, a sinistra, la chiesa di Santa Cristina , fondata nel 1639 dalla medesima duchessa, su progetto dello stesso Castellamonte, la facciata fu rifatta nel 1717 da Juvarra. La chiesa di destra è San Carlo costruita nel 1619 dal duca Carlo Emanuele I, su disegno del barone Valperga; la facciata originaria, in mattoni, fu sostituita con l'attuale simile a quella di S. Cristina, nel 1834. Per la prima volta al centro della piazza , appare la statua equestre in bronzo di Emanuele Filiberto, detta popolarmente " 'l Caval ' d brôns ", opera dello scultore Marocchetti e collocata nel 1838. Tavola, tratta da una delle più rare e pregevoli raccolte di vedute sulla città di Torino. Esemplare in buone condizioni conservative.

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        Rectificacion de Graves Equivocaciones

      1845 - (CALIFORNIA) RODRIGUEZ DE SAN MIGUEL, Juan. Rectificación de Graves Equivocaciones en que Inciden los Señores Terceros Poseedores de Bienes del Fondo Piadoso de Californias, con Respecto al Reverendo Obispo y a su Apoderado. México: Imprenta de Lara, 1845. Octavo, saddle stitched as issued, early plain paper wrappers; pp. 16. $2800.First edition of this pamphlet, "another defense of the Pious Fund, on behalf of the church" (Streeter). From the renowned Americana collection of Thomas W. Streeter, with his booklabel."In 1843 Ramirez was the representative of Garcia Diego, Bishop of California. He was succeeded by Rodriguez de San Miguel as apoderado in 1843" (Streeter). In 1842 the Mexican government of Santa Anna issued laws that began to starve the Pious Fund, which had been established to administer the missions in Upper and Lower California. Rodriguez de San Miguel was one of the "apoderados" of the Fund, and issued other pamphlets in 1845 documenting the urgent need for monies to keep the Fund going. Text in Spanish. Sabin 72543. Cowan, 492. Streeter 2506 (this copy). Booklabel of renowned Americana collector Thomas W. Streeter affixed to rear wrapper; signed bookplate of esteemed Americana collector Bruce McKinney laid in.Fine condition. A superb copy with distinguished provenance. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Felix on the Bat; Being a Scientific Inquiry into the Use of the Cricket Bat; Together with the History and Use of the Catapulta. Also, the Laws of Cricket, as Revised by the Marylebone Club 1845

      Bailey Brothers 1845 - First edition. PO's name and address to ffe., and name to top of title-page. Book in good only condition in the original publisher's green cloth, with a fair bit of wear and rubbing, especially to corners, where the cloth is worn through. Small quarto (9 7/16 x 7 1/4 inches). [2],40pp,[1, Addenda],[1, blank], does not have the catalogue found in some copies. Frontis. and 6 coloured lithographed plates, three black and white plates, eight illustrations in the text. Cloth faded to brown on covers, rebacked at some stage, retaining original backstrip, but with no lettering. Internally, there are handling marks and spotted foxing, age-toning to paper. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      ANE BREVE CHRONICLE OF THE EARLS OF ROSS AND THE ABBOTS OF FEARN Copied from the original manuscript in the possession of Sir Charles William Augustus Ross of Balnagown, Bart. Square 8vo. pp. 119 + blanks. Contemporary cloth backed boards, worn to the extremities. Manuscript copy made c. 1845 of an earlier manuscript. "The original is in very bad condition, the half of one of the leaves being entirely wanting in one place, & several leaves wanting in others. It is written in a hand in the early part of the 17th century: and internal evidence proves it to have been written previous to the year 1615." An intriguing manuscript which appears to differ from other versions of the same document. The Cronicle was privately printed in 1850, edited by W.R.B. and it possible that this is one of the transcripts that were made of the various copies that he inspected. Comparing this transcript with the published version [copy supplied], it is found to be a reasonably accurate transcript of the main body of the work comprising the first 52 pages of this manuscript. The latter half of the manuscript is not in the printed version other than a few notes on the family of Ross and I have been unable to trace any printed copies of this quite extensive genealogical information. It may therefore represent the only copy of these charters and documents outside of the originals held by the Earls of Ross.

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        The Conquest of Scinde,: with some Introductory Passages in the Life of Major-General Sir Charles James Napier. Parts I and II.

      London T. & W. Boone 1845 - A very good copy in original cloth. Spine faded. Occasional very light spotting. First edition Two volumes bound in one, pp.[vi], 531, 5 maps. Armorial bookplate of Baron Northwick.

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        Descrizione storica degli Ordini Religiosi compilata sulle opere di Bonanni, D'Helyot, dell'ab. Tiron ed altre sì edite che inedite

      Stabilimento Tipografico Fontana, Torino 1845 - 2 volumi in-4° (266x175mm), pp. (4), 345, (3); 446, (2); legatura coeva m. pelle verde con titolo, fregi e tomaisons dorate ai dorsi. Piatti marmorizzati cailloutés. Punte in pergamena. 97 tavv. in xilografia a colori f.t. (68 + 28) con raffigurazioni dei principali ordini religiosi della cristianità. Ex-libris ottocentesco del canonico Epifanio Molli da Borgomanero. Ottimo esemplare. Prima edizione. Per la compilazione della presente opera il Cibrario si avvalse di numerose opere precedenti, fra cui quelle menzionate nel frontespizio. La collazione iconografica degli esemplari dell'opera non è mai univoca, in quanto il numero delle tavole varia sempre; l'indice iconografico del secondo vol. registra 5 altre tavv. qui non presenti, ma tale anomalia si riscontra pressoché nella totalità delle copie. Colas, n. 621. Lipperheide, 1882. Vinet, 2159. Italiano [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Paris-Orléans ou parcours pittoresque du chemin de fer de Paris à Orléans. Paysages, sites, monuments, aspects de localités par Champin. Texte par Salvador Tuffet. Publiée sous les auspices de Bartholony.

      Paris, chez l'auteur et Orléans, chez Alph. Gatineau, 1845. Grand in-4. Frontispice, 50 lithographies à deux teintes avec leur serpente et texte explicatif, un plan dépliant : «vue à vol d'oiseau du parcours de chemin de fer de Paris à Orléans». Nombreuses rousseurs dans le texte et en marges pour les planches. Ex-Libris contrecollé M. A. Dufour / Bibliothecarii. Bibliothécaire à Corbeil. Demi-chagrin vert, dos orné de caissons dorés. Usures à une coiffe et aux coins, dos frotté et passé. Reliure de l'époque. Superbe guide touristique de luxe présentant les diverses curiosités naturelles et historiques des cités. Bien complet des 52 illustrations.

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        Histoire du Consulat et de l`Empire (20 Volumes)

      Leipzig : Meline, 1845-1862. - 384, 355, 440, 472, 365, 446, 545, 558, 478, 404, 372, 579, 470, 554, 501, 564, 770, 554, 538, 694 pp. 20 Bände (ohne Atlasbd.). Vormals Bestand mehrerer Bibliotheken bzw. Büchereien. Mont. Inventarnummer a. Einband, Signaturen a. Titelblatt, sonst altersbereinigt gut erhalten. Werktäglicher Versand. Jede Lieferung m. ordentl. Rechnung und ausgew. MwSt. Der Versand erfolgt als Büchersendung / Einschreiben mit der Deutschen Post bzw. als Päckchen / Paket mit DHL. Die Lieferzeit ist abhängig von der Versandart und beträgt innerhalb Deutschlands 3-5 Tage, in der EU 5 - 12 Tage. Sprache: Französisch Gewicht in Gramm: 11000 Gebundene Ausgabe, OHLdr. m. goldgepr. RTitel, marmor. Dreiseitenschnitt, Buntpapiervorsätze, stahlgest. Frontsip. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Histoire du Consulat et de l'Empire. 19 TOMES (sur 20, manque le tome 7) + ATLAS

      1845. PAULIN. 1845 - 1862. In-8.Carré. Relié demi-cuir. Etat d'usage. Couv. convenable. Dos satisfaisant. Intérieur acceptable. De 400 à 800 pages par volumes. Atlas incomplet, comprenant 52 planches (collationnées) de cartes (sur 66) en noir et blanc, sauf 2 en couleurs. Titres et tomaisons dorés sur demi-chagrin vert. 2 volumes dépareillés, en cartonnage vert (Tomes 17 et 18). Cartes de 45 x 29 cm. Faisant suite à l'Histoire de la Révolution Française. (Manque les cartes 25, 31, 32, 34, 36, 37, 43, 51, 54, 55, 56, 58, 61 et 62.

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        Sailing Direction for the Coast and Harbours of North America, comprehending the entire navigation from Nova Scotia to the Gulf of Florida

      Blachford and Imray, London 1845 - (8 x 5 1/8 inches). [2], xiii, [1], 3-142pp. (Trimmed close at the lower margin). Modern brown cloth. Rare work of sailing directions for North American waters. A rare compilation for the navigator sailing American waters, derived from the surveys of Des Barres, Holland, Lockwood, Demayne, Monteath, and others. Michael Blachford, the successor of the family chartmaking business begun by Robert Blachford (1804-1835), operated from 1835-1846, before being bought out by his partner James Imray. Various issues (with varying pagination) of these sailing directions were published as early as 1836; the present undated example includes a footnote on page vii dated 1844, suggesting the 1845 publication date. OCLC cites but two pre-1846 examples in North American libraries (New York Public and Boston Public). Cf. Sabin 5665 (1836 edition of 75 pages) and 5666 (1842 edition of 95pp.). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Eigenh. Brief mit U. ("Bechstein"). Meiningen, 25. XI. 1845.

      1845. 1 S. auf Doppelblatt. 8vo. An einen namentlich nicht genannten Adressaten mit Dank für die Zusendung von Zeichnungen und Autographen. - Bechstein war Bibliothekar an der herzoglichen Bibliothek in Meiningen, gründete den Hennebergischen altertumsforschenden Verein und übernahm 1848 die Leitung des Archivs. Er schrieb Gedichte, historische Romane und Novellen und wurde bekannt als Sammler und Herausgeber von Sagen und Märchen.

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      London, 1845. 35,[1]pp. Publisher's self wrappers, stitched as issued. Minor wrinkling, small unobtrusive ink notations on rear wrapper. Very good. The rare first edition of the first report sent back by Rev. O'Meara as a result of his missionary work with the native tribes at Sault St. Marie and Manatoulin Island from 1839 to 1845. The work was printed for the Society for the Propogation of the Gospel, under whose direction O'Meara was working. TPL only lists an 1846 edition, this copy being published a year earlier. Rare, with only two copies listed in OCLC, at the Keller Library and the Clements Library. TPL 2300 (later ed.). JONES CHECKLIST 1112. ROSENBACH 16:172. OCLC 80563437.

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        Archive of the Hernalser Men's Choral Society. Mainly Vienna, 1845 to ca 1925

      1845. Collection of 471 songs in 211 fascicles, of which 42 are manuscript, 169 hectographed, engraved, or printed musical pieces. From the "Hernalser Men's Choral Society of Vienna". Various formats, mainly folios. The wide repertory of a popular Viennese choral society which flourished during the last third of the 19th century. Amongst the numerous songs, compositions by Strauss, Schrammel, Ziehrer and Schubert. Most contain the complete arrangement, with the paper colour indicating the voice range (1st Tenor, 2nd Tenor, 1st Bass, etc.). The remains of many earlier choral societies' works can be found in this archive, which was continually built up over the lifetime of the Hernalser Men's Choral Society. Detailed catalogue of all songs and arrangements available on request.

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        \"Panorama von Frankfurt\". Gesamtansicht über den Main.

       Aquatinta von Ruff nach Anton Ditzler bei F.C. Eisen, um 1845, 9 x 52 cm. Schmitt, Rhein-Beschreibungen 59, 9. - Aus \"Eisen`s Panoramen\", erweiterte Sammlung. - Tadellos erhalten. Versand D: 6,00 EUR Hessen, Panoramen, Panoramen vom Rhein - F.C.Eisen

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        Die Nydeckbrücke über die Aar zu Bern auf 11 Tafeln dargestellt, nebst kurzer Beschreibung und Geschichte ihrer Erbauung sämmtlichen Herren Actionärs dieses Baues hochachtungsvoll gewidmet.

      Fr. Schulthess., Zürich 1845 - Zürich, Fr. Schulthess. 1845. Imperial Folio (65 x 95 cm). Mit gestochenem Titel mit Vignette und 10 lithographierten Tafeln von Friedrich Schulthess nach K. Hegnerin losen Blättern mit Vorderblatt des bedruckten Originalumschlages. In neuer Halbleinwandmappe mit montiertem altem goldgeprägtem Deckeltitel auf Leder. Die Mappe erschien als Abschlusspublikation zu den seit 1837 bis 1839 bei Stämpfli erschienenen Veröffentlichungen mit den eingereichten Projekten. Erbaut wurde die Brücke von 1840 bis 1844 von Karl Emanuel Müller (1804-1869), Urner Bauunternehmer der bereits die neue Teufelsbrücke in der Schöllenen gebaut hatte, zum Teil nach Plänen des französischen Architekten Joseph Ferry, unter der Leitung des Ingenieurs Rudolf von Wurstemberger. Die Brücke, finanziert von einer privaten Aktiengesellschaft, sollte durch einen Brückenzoll bewirtschaftet werden, was jedoch kläglich scheiterte und 1853 zur Aufhebung des Brückenzolles im Kanton Bern führte. - Die Tafeln mit einer Gesamtansicht, verschiedenen Projekten und Baudetails. - Mit schwachen Feuchtigkeitsspuren, zum Teil stockfleckig. die Tafeln an den Rändern etwas angeschmutzt. Verschiedene Randläsuren fachgerecht restauriert. Titel mit altem Stempel der "Schweiz. Landeshydrographie, Bern". Sprache: Deutsch

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        Krönung und Huldigung Oscar I. Königs von Schweden und Norwegen, und der Königin Josephine M. M. in Stockholm am 28sten September 1844. Nach amtlichen Nachrichten und eigner Anschauung. Nebst einem Anhang: Ursprung, Geschichte und Beschreibung der schwedischen Ritterorder. Mit funfzehn [sic] colorirten Abbildungen. (Gez. von A. U. v. Schützercrantz.)

      Berlin, F. H. Morin, 1845. VI + 6 n.n. + 102 + 1 S. + 15 Tafeln. Priv. HLwd. der Zeit. Mit dem gestochenen und altkolorierten Titelblatt sowie allen 15 altkolorierten, lithographierten Tafeln. - Ehemal. Bibliotheks-Expl., gestempelt, leicht stockfleckig. - Schönes Expl., exzellentes Kolorit, Selten! Versand D: 7,00 EUR Geschichte; Monarchie; Schweden

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        Galleria dell'l e reale Academia delle belle Arti di FIRENZE. Pubblicata con incisioni in rame da una soceta artistica ed illustrata da chiare e intelligneti penne italiane, dedicata a sua maesta la regina Maria Christina, vedova di Sardegna, infanta delle Due Sicile.

      Firenze, Presso, la societa artistica editrice, 1845. In-folio (465 x 350 mm), demi-chagrin vieux rouge à coins, dos à nerfs ornés de filets perlés dorés, caissons à double encadrement large et maigre, papier granité rouge et noir sur les plats, reliure de l'époque, pagination multiple, le texte est placé dans un double encadrement finement ornementé d'un décor végétal aux angles, grande lettrines décorées, 60 oeuvres de grands artistes de la Renaissance italienne tirées sur Chine et contrecollées Mors frottés, par ailleurs en bonne condition, l'intérieur notamment et les gravures sont d'une grande fraîcheur. Très bel ouvrage d'art, chaque oeuvre représentée, gravée et tirée sur chine, est accompagnée d'une notice descriptive et commentée, réalisée par les plus grands spécialistes d'histoire de l'art italien à cette époque. On y trouve reproduites des oeuvres majeures comme La visitazione di Maria Vergine à S. Elisabetta de Giotto,, du même peintre: La Nascita di gesu; L'adorazinoe de' Magi - La Presentazione al Tempio... d'autres oeuvres de Fra Gio Angelico da Fiesole,; etc...

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        Le Juif errant

      Paulin, Paris 1845 - in-4 Environ 1340 pp. Demi reliure cuir. Dos à 4 nerfs. Ornements dorés sur les nerfs. Coins légèrement usés. Rousseurs éparses. Langue : Français Nb de volumes : 4 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Denkwürdiger und nützlicher Rheinischer Antiquarius, welcher die wichtigsten und angenehmsten geographischen, historischen und politischen Merkwürdigkeiten des ganzen Rheinstroms, von seinem Ausflusse in das Meer bis zu seinem Ursprunge darstellt. Von einem Nachforscher in historischen Dingen. 39 Bände und Handweiser.

      Coblenz Verlag Hergt, 1845-1871. 40 Bände 22 cm, Original-Halbleineneinband, dreiseitiger Rotschnitt Band eins in der 2. unveränderten Aufl, einheitlich gebundene Ausgabe, Bd. 13 der 3. Abt. ohne Reihentitel und Titel, die Rücken im unteren Bereich etwas gedunklet, Buchblock teils leicht braunfleckig, jeweils mit einem Ex-Libris auf Spiegel, gute feste Bindung Versand D: 3,00 EUR

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        A Description of The Colosseum as re-opened in M.DCC.XLV. Under the Patronage of Her Majesty the Queen, and H.R.H. Prince Albert.

      Wertheimer and Co.,, London, 1845 - Cm. 18,5 x 23 (ad album), pp. 24. Con figure nel testo e 22 tavole fuori testo incise, di cui 8 in doppio stato, in nero ed a colori con particolari in rilievo. Legatura originale in tela con decorazioni a secco ed armi centrali. Esemplare genuino e ben conservato, a fogli sciolti, con solo leggerissime scoloriture alla base del piatto anteriore. Piccola dedica ms. al frontespizio. Edizione originale ed appartenente alla rara tiratura con le belle tavole a colori. Si tratta della descrizione del celebre palazzo delle meraviglie londinese. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Original Charters and Materials for a History of Neath and its Abbey, with Illustrations;

      Swansea: , 1845 Sm 4to, Limited Ed of 50, 1845, VG+, 27 pls. In half vellum, blue marbled boards, gilt tooling, a few marks, corners rubbed. Spine, lightly soiled, gilt titles to red calf label. Internally, blue marbled endpapers and text block edges, hal title, [7], (viii) only, [2] contents, [1], (x-xi), [1], [2], 2-3, 2, 2, [1], [1], 2, 2, 3, [1], 2, 2, 7, [1], [2], 10, 3, [1], 2, 4, 2, 2, 2, 5, [1], 4, 6, 5, [1], 18, 6, 2, 4, 12, 9, [1], 2, 2, 4, [2], 8, 4, 18 pp, 27 pls (1 coloured), printed by E Griffiths, High-Street, Swansea, binders label to fpd (Townsend, Swansea), with subscribers signature to half title ( N Edwards Vaughan of Rheola, Neath). Very uncommon. Charlotte Guest is also a subscriber, OCLC shows no copy at NLW. Francis, was a Welsh antiquary and too a prominent part in local issues. See WIKI.

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        The Raven, Eulalie-A Song, The Facts of M. Valdemar's Case, Some words with a Mummy (in The American Review: A Whig Journal)

      Wiley and Putnam 1845 - Two volumes. Vol. I, January-June 1845; vol. II, July-December 1845. In vol. I: The Raven (p.143) and Some Words with a Mummy (p.363). In vol. II: Eulalie-A Song (p.79) and The Facts of M. Valdemar's Case (p.561). Vol. I and II: Thick quarto half red morocco over marbled boards. Spine with raised bands and gilt geometric patterns in compartments. Vol. I: Light foxing to the preliminaries and fore edges. Vol. II: Light foxing to the preliminaries and fore edges, front inner hinge open. Very good, uncommonly clean copies. Housed in a custom-made slipcase. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Clover Nook, Auckland N.Z. Original pencil sketch tipped on to a scrap album sheet, ca. 1860

      12.75 x 8.5 cms. Delicate sketch of a cottage with verandah, 2 stories, a picket fence, and part of a house next door. Gillies Ave, Lot 21 was originally purchased as a crown grant in 1845 by William Swainson, the Attorney - General; sold to John Stokes 1848, and then to Andrew Buchanan in 1857. "Clovernook" was constructed between 1857 - 1859. Charles Stitchbury purchased the property in 1861, and enlarged the home in 1864. The land was subdivided in 1906, creating Clovernook Rd. and was demolished in the 1960's for construction of a viaduct. This sketch appears to be of the original cottage, and appeared in a scrap album on the same sheet as an albumen photo of Fijian Natives & hut, ca. 1860. Paper is watermarked 1836 with the name " J _ _ _EN & SON ", possibly J. Sheen & Son. A charming and carefully executed sketch.

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        Les villes de France

      paris Furnes et Cie 1845 6 petit in 4° demi-chagrin dos nerfs avec filets dorés, reliure un peu usées ex libris Fier. 12 planches de blasons coloriés, 89 planches HT sur acier, 1 carte coloriée. frontispice couleurs. rousseurs sur les pages. environ 680 pp par volume.

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        Die letzten Philosophen. IV, 28 S., 1 Bl. Orig.-Heftstreifen.

      Darmstadt, Leske, 1845. - Erste Ausgabe der höchst seltenen Schrift des Sozialisten Moses Hess (Bonn 1812 – Paris 1875), dem Mitbegründer der 'Rheinischen Zeitung' und Mitarbeiter von Marx und Engels, bis es 1848 zum Bruch kam. Mit Engels hatte Hess auch den 'Gesellschaftsspiegel' herausgegeben und an einem eigenen System des Sozialismus gearbeitet. In dieser Broschüre greift Hess Max Stirners umstrittenes Buch 'Der Einzige und sein Eigenthum' scharf an. – Titel etwas fleckig bzw. angestaubt, das letzte Blatt mit den Druckfehlern mit Knitterspur. Ränder gering angefranst. Unbeschnittenes Exemplar. – Stammhammer I 105, 3. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        The Law Journal Reports for the Year [1845 - 1865] comprising reports of cases in the House of Lords and in the Courts of Chancery and Bankruptcy, Probate, Divorce and Matrimonial Causes.

      Ince 1845 - 1865, London - this (incomplete) set comprises of 17 large volumes in half calf, title varies, most bindings in a poor state without spines and boards detaching, sewing tight and firm for all, text clean, no stamps, we have (using the original count, not the New Series [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Autograph letter signed. N. p., 2. VIII. 1845.

      1845. 8vo. 2½ pp on double leaf. To an unnamed Monsieur on the repayment of 1000 Pound Sterling, in a somewhat clumsy French: "Je vous envois les ici jointes demies banque notes, et les autres moitiés vous seront remise par M.r Louis Verardi, cinq demie banque notes qui font la somme de Mille livres Sterlings dont je vous prierais d'avoir la complaisance de m'écrire de suite si vous les avez reçues de crainte que j'ai d'avoir confié à la poste autant d'argent. Si vous croyez que la vente Belge est bonne et sûre je vous prierais de m'achetter des coupons pour toute cette somme, autrement vous aurez la complaisance de m'achetter de la vente française [...]". - Edges slightly frayed; one punch-sized hole on fol. 1.

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