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        Kniestück eines weiblichen Aktes, sitzend nach rechts, mit nach links gewandtem Kopf.

      . Rotbraune und etwas rote Kreide, weiß gehöht, auf grauem Velin, rechts unten signiert "Jef Codron". Ca. 43,5:30,5 cm. Etwas fleckig, der Unterrand ungleich beschnitten.. Der belgische Maler Codron besuchte die Brüsseler Kunstakademie bei I. Verheyden (1846-1905), J. Stallaert (1825-1903) und H.J.J. Richir (1866-1942).

      [Bookseller: Galerie Joseph Fach GmbH]
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        Analysis of the Hunting Field, The

      1846. first edition. First Edition, First Issue, Early Plates[ALKEN, Henry, illustrator]. [SURTEES, Robert Smith]. The Analysis of the Hunting Field, Being a Series of Sketches of the Principal Characters That Compose One. The Whole Forming a Slight Souvenir of the Season 1845-6. With Numerous Illustrations, by H. Alken. London: Published by Rudolph Ackermann, 1846. First edition, first issue with title and preface dated 1846, and with the earliest state of plates 4 & 5 (dated Nov. 9th). Large octavo (9 3/4 x6 inches; 247 x 152 mm). [8], 326, [4, publisher's catalogue] pp. Seven hand-colored aquatint plates by J. Harris after H. Alken, including frontispiece and extra title, forty-three woodcuts. Publisher's green ribbed cloth, covers decoratively bordered in blind, front cover pictorially stamped in gilt, rear cover similarly stamped in blind, spine decoratively stamped in gilt, yellow coated endpapers, all edges gilt. Some light, mainly marginal spotting throughout, light marginal stain to top of pp. 1-36, neat repair to top of front free-endpaper, spine very slightly sunned, but still an excellent copy. With the bookplate of Maxine and Joel Spitz on front paste-down. Housed in an early twentieth century, fleece-lined quarter brown morocco clamshell case.Provenance: purchased from Robinson, London, 1 March 1936. "This work first appeared in Bell's Life and the first edition in book form... at 31s. 6d... There are two issues. First issue in green cloth with both titles and the preface dated 1846. Second issue in red cloth, with the preface dated occasionally 1846 but usually 1847... There are early states of some of the plates with imprint dated Nov. 9th not Nov. 19th" (Tooley).The Plates:1. Frontispiece - The Meet.2. Engraved title.3. Getting Away.4. Full Cry.5. The Check.6. The Leap.7. Whoo-hoo-o-o-p.Robert Smith Surtees (1805-1864) was an English editor, novelist and sporting writer. Thackeray envied him his powers of observation, while William Morris considered him 'a master of life' and ranked him with Dickens. In The Analysis of the Hunting Field, Surtees offers wry, fatherly advice in this satiric romp through the key archetypes of the fox hunt. As Lord Denham says in his introduction, "this should be required reading for anyone connected with hunting. From the right sort of Master to the wrong sort, from the hunting nobleman to the whip and from the blacksmith to the braggart with horses to sell we find the people 'pon the ?'orses are much the same as today."?"More people are flattered into virtue than were ever bullied out of vice?" (Surtees, Analysis of the Hunting Field).Tooley 470; Siltzer, p. 73; Podeschi 177; Schwerdt II p.232.

      [Bookseller: David Brass Rare Books, Inc.]
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        Wigand's Conversations-Lexikon. Für alle Stände. Von einer Gesellschaft deutscher Gelehrten bearbeitet.

      Wigand, Leipzig, 1846 - 15 Bände. Leipzig, Wigand 1846-1852. Gr. 8°. Grünes Leinen der Zeit, Rückenprägung in Gold. 1. Ausgabe, ganz gutes Exemplar. Peche/Seemann 139. Wigand (1795-1870) war Autor, Verleger und Vorstandsmitglied im Börsenverein. Sein Conversations-Lexikon ist aus der 9. Auflage des Brockhaus zusammengestellt, auch das Lexikon von Brüggemann wurde herangezogen (Wigand hatte die letzten vier Bände herausgegeben). Zischka: ' Liberal und zeitgeschichtlich sehr aufschlußreich'. Gelenke in Band 1 gelockert, vereinzelt leicht gebräunt und gelegentlich stockfleckig. Gleichmäßige Reihe, komplett nicht häufig. Sprache: deu Grünes Leinen der Zeit, Rückenprägung in Gold. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Typee: A Peep at Polynesian Life. During a Four Months' Residence in a Valley of the Marquesas with notices of the French occupation of Tahiti and the provisional cession of the Sandwich Islands to Lord Paulet

      New York: Wiley and Putnam, 1846. First American Edition. Two volumes in one; small octavo (18.5cm.); contemporary half red morocco over marbled boards, gilt-lettered spine; xv,[1],166;[4],[167]-325pp.; integral map frontispiece. Extremities rubbed, preliminaries quite foxed, some soiling to textblock , else About Very Good and sound. Contemporary Baltimore bookseller ticket to front pastedown. Melville's first book, originally published the same year in London as Narrative of a Four Months' Residence Among the Natives of a Valley of the Marquesas Islands. BAL 13653.

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        Nos Gentils Hommes a Gout

      [1846]. first edition. The Pleasures of Youth…Young Parisian Gentlemen At PlayCHAM (pseudonym of Amédée de Noé). Nos Gentils Hommes a Gout. Tournure, Elégance, Moeurs et Plaisirs de la Jeunesse Dorée. Par Cham Paris: Chez Aubert & Cie., n.d. [1846]. First (only) edition, complete. Folio (13 1/4 x 9 7/8 inches; 336 x 250 mm.). Hand-colored lithographed title page and twenty hand-colored lithographed plates. Pictorial lithographed advertisement and Aubert et Cie., catalogue (16 pp.) at rear. Original pictorial lithographed green boards. Later dark green pebbled cloth spine and endpapers. Board edges and corners a little rubbed, some light, mainly marginal foxing. Small repaired tear to outer margin of lithographed advertisement leaf. An excellent example. With the bookplate of Joel Spitz on front paste-down. Provenance: purchased in Paris, 1947.Rare, with OCLC recording only six copies in institutional holdings worldwide, and no auction records since 1923.We have only seen one other copy of this title.A satire of the bustle, behavior, customs, and pleasures of young, Parisian gentlemen - golden youth.Of Amédée de Noé, ?"known as Cham (that is, Ham, the son of Noah)…it was said that he had ?'an idea a day?' for Le charivari. A good proportion of his thousands of lithographs were gathered into albums. His contributions to the Album du siège (173), in which Daumier was his collaborator, are typical of his work?" (Ray, pp. 155-156).The Plates:1. Ne vous effrayez pas!2. Un objet de prix pour ne rien prendre3. Fol de carrossier.4. Un maitre dans une peau de domestique.5. Des gages fabuleux.6. Ton vicomte est un cuistre!7. Pauvre créancier!8. L'ami de coeur.9. Tiens! C'est le m'sieu du château!10. Palsambleu quél bon petit chic!!11. L'etat d'heritier a bien ses charges!12. Monsieur le baron après souper.13. Prenez y garde, John!14. Un ci-devant.15. Tachez donc de faire aller mes cheveux!16, Le tir des pigeons.17. Oh he! Ce cavalier! Ohe!18. Bravo Marquis! Tu arrives le premier.19. Dieu! La belle chasse.20. Au diable les préjugés!

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        London - Brighton. Railway Chronicle Travelling Charts; Or, Iron Road Books, for perusal on the journey: In which are noted the towns, villages, churches, mansions, parks, stations, bridges, viaducts, tunnels, cuttings, gradients, &c., the scenery and its natural history, the antiquities and their historical associations, &c., passed by the line of the railway. With numerous illusrations Constituting a Novel and Complete Companion for the Railway Carriage.London and Brighton. [Second Edition].

      London: Railway Chronicle Office 14 Wellington-street North Strand. c 1846 - (210 x 22 cm). Original chart of the railway line between London and Brighton. The chart shows the line from London to its terminus in Brighton with vignette views and descriptive text of destinations en route as seen from the eastern and western side of the line down each side. Title, vignette view of London Bridge station, introductory text and map at head. vignette view of Brighton from the terminus at foot. The chart folds between original paper covers with titles to upper cover and publisher's advertisement to lower cover, vignette views to upper and lower covers. Covers lightly worn at extremities and dust-soiled. Chart generally very clean and bright.

      [Bookseller: Robert Frew Ltd. ABA ILAB]
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        London - Birmingham. Travelling Charts: Or, Iron Road Books, for perusal on the journey: (By Felix Summerly.) In which are noted the towns, villages, churches, mansions, parks, stations, bridges, viaducts, tunnels, cuttings, gradients, &c., the scenery and its natural history, the antiquities and their historical associations, &c., passed by the line of the railway. With hundreds of Illusrations Constituting a Novel and Complete Companion for the Railway Carriage.London to Rugby and Birmingham, (on the London and North-Western.)

      London: Railway Chronicle Office 14 Wellington-street North Strand. c 1846 - (310 x 22 cm). Original chart of the railway line between London and Birmingham. The chart shows the line from Euston Station in London to its terminus in Birmingham with vignette views and descriptive text of destinations en route as seen from the eastern and western side of the line down each side. Title, vignette view of Euston Station and introductory text at head. Folds between buff paper covers with publisher's title label with vignette border to upper cover. Housed in green cloth case with facsimile of title label to the upper cover. Old ownership label to upper cover of cloth case. Some spotting to title label and first panel of chart. Chart worn at extremities and repaired and reinforced on verso. Chart generally clean and bright. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Robert Frew Ltd. ABA ILAB]
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        Sammlung malerischer Burgen". 3. Lieferung mit vier Ansichten: Der alte Hof in München, Schloß Grünwald an der Isar, Der Schloßhof zu Burghausen und Die Trausnitz zu Landshut.

      - 4 Lithographien mit Tonplatte nach Domenico Quaglio bei Mey & Widmayer, 1846, je ca. 36 x 45 cm. Miller, Sammlung malerischer Burgen, X ; Huber, Auf der Suche nach historischer Wahrheit. - Carl August Lebschée (1800 - 1877) war als Maler und Graphiker in München tätig. Berühmt wurde er durch seine Veduten aus München und dem Oberland ("Malerische Topographie des Königreichs Bayern"). - Die vier Ansichten breitrandig und tadellos erhalten. Das Textblatt mit den Beschreibungen gering stockfleckig. Im Originalumschlag. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        PART OF THE PORTICO OF EDFOU [An Excellent View of the Temple's Famous Northern Portico; Being an Original Hand-Coloured Lithograph From] THE HOLY LAND, SYRIA, IDUMEA, ARABIA, EGYPT AND NUBIA

      London F.G. Moon and Co. 1846 - From the Standard Folio First Edition, limited to 500 sets only. A single original hand-coloured lithographic plate drawn on stone by Louis Haghe after David Roberts' paintings done on location in 1838. Printed on a single folio sheet 24" x 17", the captioned image, is 20" x 13", now presented in cream mounting boards 30" x 24" glazed behind clear mylar. Beautifully hand-coloured to the highest standards of the time. An example in excellent condition, clean, fresh, beautifully preserved. FROM One of the most desirable of all travel and COLOURplate books. This is an especially attractive plate showing the northern portico of one of the best preserved temples in Egypt at a time when most of the portico was still buried beneath shifting desert sand. Three winged sun disc are visible above the opening, the lower of which is brightly painted. The temple, dedicated to the falcon god Horus, was built in the Ptolemaic period between 237 and 57 BC. A group of brightly dressed visitors, appearing tiny between the massive columns lend an excellent sense of scale to this fine image. We have a good number of impressive images from the Standard Folio Edition of this classic work available for purchase. As well as many views of Egypt there are also views available of Tyre, Nubia, Petra, Sinai, the Jordan, Sidon and Baalbec. Please inquire for further details. In the course of two and a half months in 1838, traveling some 800 miles south from Cairo, Roberts recorded the monumental temple sites along the Nile in more than a hundred sketches. As the first British artist to sketch the monuments of Ancient Egypt, set on "Plains so vast.that, until you come near them, you have no idea of their magnificence," Roberts was well aware of the stir his drawings would create in London. According to John Ruskin, writing in PRAETERITA, Roberts's drawings "were the first studies ever made conscientiously by an English painter, not to exhibit his own skill, but to give true portraiture of scenes of historical and religious interest." [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Seymour's Humorous Sketches comprising ninety-two caricature etchings

      George Routledge, London 1846 - Later edition. 92 plates. viii, 104 pp. 8vo. Inscribed by Edward VII. A most desirable copy with a royal association. Inscribed on the front free endpaper: "To Harry Hanson / from / Edward R / Xmas 1902." Loosely inserted is a card bearing the Royal crest "Dieu et mon droit."The Guild of Women Binders was established by Frank Karslake in 1898 primarily as a commercial venture. It lasted until 1904 and boasted the likes of Helen Schofield, Frances Knight, Constance Karslake, Edith de Rheims and Lillian Overton among its ranks. Marianne Tidcombe, Women Bookbinders 1880-1920, p. 115 et seq Beautiful full burgundy morocco, covers tooled in gilt to panel design with floral motif at corners built up from small gouges and circles, by the Guild of Women Binders, with stamp in gilt on front turn-in and and label on verso of ffep [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Newton's Principia The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy Translated into English by Andrew Motte To which is added Newton's System of the World; With a Life of the Author by N W Chittenden

      New York: Published by Daniel Adee, 176 Fulton Street [Turney & Lockwood's Stereo], 1846. First American edition, the rare first printing, not even noted in Gray. The first edition was published in 1687. Frontispiece portrait taken from the bust in the Royal Observatory of Greenwich, diagrams in text. 8vo. Original green cloth. Head of spine carefully restored, some rubbing, some light browning, mostly at front and back, a very good copy of this important work. In a leather-tipped green cloth open-end box. Bookplate of O. Stuck on endpapers. First American edition, the rare first printing, not even noted in Gray. The first edition was published in 1687. Frontispiece portrait taken from the bust in the Royal Observatory of Greenwich, diagrams in text. 8vo. The first English edition of Newton's "Principia" was translated by Andrew Motte, a mathematician, who with his brother Benjamin, the publisher, had edited the abridged "Philosophical transactions." This first English edition was published in 1729 from the third and definitive Latin edition of 1726. Newton's "A Treatise of the System of the World" was first published in English in 1728. The American edition bears a dedication and an introduction directed to teachers, "If to educate means, not so much to store the memory with symbols and facts, as to bring forth the faculties of the soul and to develope them to the full by healthy nurture and a hardy discipline, then, what so effective to the accomplishment of that end as the study of Geometrical Synthesis? ... Let the Principia then, be gladly welcomed into every Hall where a True Teacher presides." "The greatest work in the history of science ... the "Principia" provided the great systhesis of the cosmos, proving finally its physical unity ... for the first time a single mathematical law could explain the motion of objects on earth as well as the phenomena of the heavens" (PMM). Babson 23; Gray 26 (citing the 1848 second printing only); Karpinski p. 491; Horblit 78; PMM 161

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        The Battle of Life. A Love Story

      London: Bradbury & Evans, 1846. First Edition. The fourth of Dickens's five Christmas books. Fourth State, with Cupid carrying a scroll on the engraved title page vignette. Octavo (17cm); publisher's red vertical-ribbed cloth, covers with decorative blind border surrounding a central gilt vignette, with titling and decorations stamped in gilt on spine; all edges gilt; engraved frontispiece and title page, [6], 176pp, plus ad leaf; illus. by G. and E. Dalziel, Thomas Williams and W.T. Green after Richard Doyle, Clarkson Stanfield, John Leech and Daniel Maclise. Slight forward lean, with thin crack to front hinge; wear to spine ends and lower board edges, resulting in occasional board exposure; clean throughout - Very Good.

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        Reglamento de la Direccion de Colonizacion

      México: Imprenta del Aguila, 1846. First edition. Contemporary calf. A very good copy, boards lightly scuffed, some faded ink spots on title page, small bookplate on front pastedown.. 22 pp. José María Lafragua (1813-1881) was put in charge of the newly reorganized Department of Colonization in late November 1846 and issued these regulations in early December (while his counterpart, Ambassador José María Luis Mora was in London trying to encourage European immigration). Prices were set at a minimum of 4 reales an acre, except for those of Baja California, where they would have a price of 2 reales. The land will be put up at auction at the price and on the conditions established by the decree. The purchaser was bound to settle the land with at least two families, of five individuals each, per square mile, within the space of two years. The new foreign settlers were to be considered as citizens of the republic from their arrival in the colony. Most important was paragraph 382, which attempted to guard against further incursion by the United States or Texas. "Who may not be Colonists.-1. That none of the colonists who may be introduced therein shall be a subject or native of or come from a nation whose territory lies contiguous to the lands which are to be granted, nor of a power with which the republic may be at war, save in the cases in which the government may make exceptions for special reasons and motives." This was followed by a prohibition of slavery. As Streeter noted "[T]hese regulations, which were promulgated December 4, 1846, nominally prevailed in California at the time." The issue of colonization would become even more important after the defeat suffered by the Mexican army by the U.S. in 1847. OCLC locates ten copies: Huntington, LA Law, Berkeley, Yale, Princeton, Brigham Young, Univ. Houston, Texas at Austin, Texas at Arlington, and BN Mexico. Provenance: A. Salazar (bookplate). Streeter IV: 2510. Spain & Spanish America II: p.353.

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        The Adventures of Oliver Twist;

      London: for the author, by Bradbury & Evans,, 1846. or, The Parish Boy's Progress. With twenty-four illustrations on steel, by George Cruikshank. A new edition, revised and corrected. Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to spine gilt, triple rule and foliate border to covers in blind, buff endpapers. 24 steel-engraved plates by George Cruikshank. Bookseller's ticket to front pastedown. Spine slightly rolled and browned, spine ends slightly rubbed, tips a little bumped, cloth partly split at rear joint, hinges starting, a little minor foxing to contents; a very good copy. First English one-volume edition, variant binding. This is the first with the text revised by Dickens, who had bought back his copyright from Richard Bentley after its first publication in 1838. Dickens took the opportunity to substantially revise the text; many of his revisions, as Ackroyd points out, in the direction of a more dramatic rendering of the text in light of Dickens's experience of public reading.

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        Grundsätze der Feuerungskunde . Namentlich der Anleitung von Heerden, Schornsteinen, Kaminen, Stubenöfen, Heizgewölben, Dampf- und Warmwasser-Heizungen, Lüftungsapparten etc. Mit Berücksichtigung des deutschen Bedürfnisses, nach der zweiten, sehr vermehrten Aufl. des "Traité de la chaleur" deutsch bearbeitet von Carl Hartmann.

      (Voigt),, Weimar 1846 - Textband + Tafelband in 2 Bänden. Weimar (Voigt), 1846. kl. 8°. + Quer Fol. XVI, 402 S. 1 Bl. + XLVI Bildtafeln HLdr der Zeit mit Bibl. Marke. StaT, gutes Ex., Tafelband kaum fingerspurig. = Neuer Schauplatz der Künste und Handwerke, Bd. 142. Absolut seltene EA . "Jean Claude Eugene Peclet (* 10. Februar 1793 in Besancon; 6. Dezember 1857 in Paris) war ein französischer Physiker. Peclet studierte an der Ecole Normale in Paris bei Gay-Lussac und Dulong. 1816 wurde er zum Professor am College de Marseille ernannt, wo er bis 1827 lehrte. Danach kehrte er nach Paris zurück und wurde Professor an der Ecole Centrale des Arts et Manufactures. Die Peclet-Zahl ist nach ihm benannt." Wikipedia)* StaT, gutes Ex., Tafelband kaum fingerspurig. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Alexander Zimmeck]
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        Eigenh. Brief mit U.

      Weinsberg, 1846. - 1 S. Gr.-8vo. Leicht gebräunt. „[ ] Daß Sie mir nichts von Ihren Gedichten sagten! Das freut mich dieselben nun lesen zu können! Meinen herzlichen Dank! [ ]".

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        Phycologia Britannica or A History of British Sea-Weeds containing coloured figures, generic and specific characters, synonymes, and descriptions of all the species of algae inhabiting the shores of the British islands.

      Reeve and Benham, 1846, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good Condition. A classic work on seaweed full of coloured plates throughout. Published in 4 volumes, 1846-51. The Irish born author was a friend of Hooker and the Keeper of the Herbarium at Trinity College, Dublin. Unfortunately the gutta percha binding has given way in a number of places and, although they are all present, clean and tucked-in neatly, a number of the coloured plates and other pages are loose in the binding. Backstrips uniformly faded. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 4-volume set (complete). Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.

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        Life of the Amir Dost Mohammed Khan, of Kabul:: with his Political Proceedings towards the English, Russian, and Persian governments, including the Victory and Disasters of the British Army in Afghanistan.

      London Longman. Brown, Green and Longmans 1846 - A biography of the Afghan ruler by a British agent highly respected in India. A very good set in Eton binding of full contemporary calf, gilt. First edition, Two volumes, pp.xix, 399; ix, 498, 19 lithographed portraits on India paper.

      [Bookseller: John Randall (Books of Asia), ABA, ILAB]
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        Hessische Denkwürdigkeiten, 4 Tle.in 5Bdn., Marburg 1799-1805

      Justi Karl Wilhelm, 1767-1846 - Hessische Denkwürdigkeiten. Hrsg. v. K. W. Justi u. J. M. Hartmann. 4 Tle. in 5 Bdn. Marburg 1799-1805. Pp. d. Zt. mit farb. Rsch. , etwas berieben. Seltenes Periodikum, alles Erschienene. Behandelt Landes-, Orts-, und Fürstengeschichte von Hessen, Urkunden, Wissenschaften in Hessen, Bergbau, Biographisches, usw. 6 Bl., 295 S., 7 Bl., 374 S., 6 Bl., 511 S., 10 Bl., 494 S., 5 Bl., 687 S. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        L'arte di reggere i fiumi

      Venezia , G. ANTONELLI, 1846 - di Enrico bar. De Pechman, regio consigliere superiore delle pubbliche costruzioni di Baviera, e cavaliere dell'ordine Militare del merito di Massimiliano Giuseppe. Tradotta dal tedesco ed ampliata con la descrizione dei lavori sul Reno dall'ingegnere Rinaldo Nicoletti dottore in matematica ed ufficiale dell'Imp. Reg. Governativo dipartimento del Genio per le provincie venete. Volume Primo, Parte I - II. Parte III. Con XX tavole e IV tabelle. 2 volumi. 8vo. pp. 756 - tavole. . Ottimo (Fine). Pagine bianche, in ottimo stato con qualche rara, piccola e lieve fioritura. Manca la tavola XVIII (Some light yellowing. Missing table XVIII). Prima edizione (First Edition). . Rilegato mezza pelle (half-leather binding) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Panorama der Oesterreichischen Monarchie, ihrer schönsten und merkwürdigsten Gegenden, . so wie der interessantesten Donau=Ansichten. Neue Ausgabe. 3 Bde.

      Pesth Hartleben 1846 - In-8; Vortitel, Titel, farblithogr. Widmungsblatt, VIII, 345 pp, 1 Bl. Inh.; 255 pp (inkl. Titel), 1 Bl. Inh.; 279 pp (inkl. Vortitel, Titel), 1 Bl. Inh.; zus. 120 Stahlstiche (inkl. gest. Titel mit Vignette); blindgepr. schwarzes Ln. d. Zt. mit dekorativer Romantiker-Rückenvergoldung; Einbände bestoßen, Bezug vereinzelt mit Fehlstellen, Vorsätze erneuert; Buchblöcke gebrochen, Bindungen gelockert, einige Seiten im Bundsteg beschädigt; wenige Seiten mit Anstreichungen bzw. Marginalien, unterschiedlich stark gebräunt bzw. stockfleckig. - Ohne den Vortitel zu Bd. 2. Nebehay-Wagner 814; Slg. Eckl 3, 471. - Titelauflage des klassischen österreichischen Ansichtenwerks (Erstausgabe 1839-1840) mit noch heute lesenswerten Ortsbeschreibungen. Die Stiche (nach Zeichnungen von Thomas Ender, Jakob und Rudolf Alt u. a.) zeigen neben Landschaftsbildern vor allem Detail- und Gesamtansichten von Orten der Monarchie, darunter auch selten dargestellte. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Pictures From Italy. The Vignette Illustrations on Wood, by Samuel Palmer

      Sm. London: Bradbury and Evans, 1846. Sm. 8vo, (8), 270, (2, ads)pp. With woodcut illustrations. Original cloth, a very good copy in original condition, preserved in a cloth box. Owner?s signature at front dated July 1st 1846.. First edition, first issue, with the standard points: gothic script title on p.1; comma after "Modena" in line 15, p.93; Twentieth edition of Cricket On the Hearth advertisement on p.271. The woodcuts after Palmer are charming illustrations of Dickens?s text which is read to this day for his impressions of travelling from Paris to and through Italy, ending up in Florence via Rome.

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        The Cricket on the Hearth: A Fairy Tale of Home

      London: Bradbury & Evans, 1846. 1st. Decorative Cloth. Collectible; Very Good. The 1846 1st edition, 2nd state (including "New Edition of Oliver Twist", followed by 3 lines in italics, at the rear). Well-preserved and VG in its red cloth, with bright gilt-design and lettering at the front panel and bright, decorative gilt-flourishes and lettering along the spine. Very light soiling at the panels and mild darkening to the spine. Internally very clean, with the lightest soiling at the endapers and the slightest hint of limited spotting. 16mo, 174 pgs., all edges gilt. The book is wrapped in a custom-made linen dustjacket (with leather spine labels) and, beyond that, is housed in a custom-made slipcase.

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        traité morale et d'économie domestique composé vers 1393 par un bougeois parisien. Contenant des préceptes moraux, qq faits historiques, des instructions sur l'art de diriger une maison, des renseignements sur la consommation du Roi, des Princes et de la ville de Paris, à la fin du qua torzième siécle, des conseils sur le jardinage et sur le choix des chevaux, un traité de cuisine, fort étendu, et un autre non moins complet sur la chasse à l'épervier.Publié pour la premiere fois par la Société des Bibliophiles François.

      Paris l'Imprimerie de Crapelet 1846 - 2 vol. 2 Bll., III SS., 2 Bll., LXXXVIII, 240 SS.; 2 Bll., 382, III SS., mit 1 Stahlst.-Vign. u. 1 Stahlst.-Taf. Rel. demi-chagrin verte, dos à nerfs dorés, tranches jaspées, de l'époque. Bon Ex. EDITION ORIGINALE: Vicaire 583-7 - Bitting 578 - Thiébaud 655/6. D'un important ouvrage publié par le Baron Pichon, d'après un manuscript de sa bibliothèque, et limité à 324 exemplaires.'un important ouvrage publié par le Baron Pichon, d'après un manuscript de sa bibliothèque, et limité à 324 exemplaires. Kalbsledereinbände der Zeit (Rel. romantique) auf 5 Bünde, Golddekor auf Rücken und Filets auf Deckel, je 2 Rschildchen, Innenkanten-Vergoldung, marm. Schnitt. Unbeschnittenes und bis auf wenige Fleckchen sauberes Exemplar. Einbände nur minimal berieben u. bestoßen. Schönes Exemplar mit einer Kupfertafel im Teil über die Jagd. Limit. Ausgabe von 324 Ex. auf Holland. Herausgegeben durch den Präsidenten der Bibliophilen Frankreichs, Baron Pichon, anhand einer Handschrift des 14. Jh. Der ältere Autor schrieb den Text als Instruktion für seine 15-jährige Braut. Behandelt die Führung eines grösseren Haushalts, Gärtnerei, Pferdehaltung, Kochen (S. 80 - 272), Jagd etc. Francais; 2,001 gr. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Modern Painters

      London: Smith, Elder & Co,, 1846?-60. 5 volumes, quarto (245 x 165 mm). Finely bound by Ramage in red full morocco, spine gilt in compartments with gilt titles direct, triple fillet gilt panel to boards, triple rules to boards, turn-ins gilt, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. Steel-engraved frontispieces to Volumes 3, 4 and 5, 84 steel-engraved plates, including one with hand colouring, many by the author, 8 separate plates of wood engravings and others in the text. Light sporadic foxing to contents, the occasional small ink mark. An excellent set in strikingly bright bindings. Presentation set, with autograph slips pasted onto the half-title or title page of three volumes, the one in Volume 5 being in the author's hand, the other two in a secretarial hand. Volume 1 is the third edition revised, the first edition to include Ruskin's open criticism of Turner's contemporaries, all others are first editions. When the first volume was originally published, in 1843, Ruskin "stopped short of criticising Turner's contemporaries, who worked in the convention of the picturesque. These were Ruskin's teachers, and his father's friends. It was not until the third edition (...) that blame was substituted for praise" (ODNB). All slips are addressed to a Richard Gray, a name which appears in Timothy Hilton's biography for a Scottish neighbour of the teenage Ruskin in Herne Hill. With a bibliographical note loosely inserted.

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        Incidents of Travel in Central America, Chiapas, and Yucatan. Volume I and II (in two volumes). With 78 engravings an 1 folded map.

      London, John Murray, 1846. 12th edition.. Zwei rote Buchbinder-Maroquin-Halbledereinbände mit Lederecken, Buntpapierbezügen und Titel in Golddruck auf Rücken. Band I: Exlibris, 2 Buchhändler-Etiketten aus NY und handschriftliche Widmung auf Vorsatz, VIII, 424 Seiten mit 25 Tafeln, 1 gefalteten Karte und 7 Zeichnungen im Text. Band II: VII, 474 Seiten mit 43 Tafeln und 3 Zeichnungen im Text, 8°.. Nice modern red half-leather binding from professional book binder with all engravings in clean conditions.

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        History of the Great Reformation of the Sixteenth Century in Germany, Switzerland, &c.

      London: Walther, 1841-1846 - 4 volumes, 9 inches tall. A tall run in full calf with the ticket of J. Ridgway Binders of Piccadilly. An elegant binding with wide gilt raised bands, twin labels and pallets. A fifth and final volume was published some years later. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Autograph musical quotation signed "F Liszt"

      1 page (ca. 122 x 193 mm.). Undated. Notated and signed in black ink on paper with 6 staves drawn with rastrum. 4 measures from Liszt's Hungarian Rhapsody no. 4 in E-flat major, notated on piano staff. In 2/4, with a key signature of three flats, with "Andantino" at head. With significant differences from the first (and subsequent) editions. Browned; creased at central fold; several professional repairs with Japanese paper minimally affecting notation. . The fourth Hungarian Rhapsody for piano was composed between 1846-1853 and is dedicated to Count Casimir Eszterházy. It was first published in Vienna in 1853 by Haslinger. Liszt renewed his contact with gypsy music and Hungarian folk music [in 1840]. He visited a gypsy encampment and wrote a vivid description of what he observed (Gesammelte Schriften, vi, 135?-7); he also heard a number of the best gypsy bands, and was inspired to produce a series of pieces called Magyar dallok (?'Hungarian National Melodies?'). These compositions were later revised and published under the generic title ?'Hungarian Rhapsodies?' (1851?-3). They contain colourful evocations of gypsy bands... The ?'gypsy scale?' is also in evidence, with its mournful augmented 2nds... Liszt has been maligned for mistaking some of the music played by gypsies (containing popular melodies of the day) for genuine Hungarian folksongs; his book Des bohémiens (1859) further clouded the issue, made him some prominent enemies in his homeland and caused the rhapsodies themselves to fall into disrepute. In 1840 there was general confusion even within Hungary itself as to what constituted gypsy as opposed to Hungarian music. Modern scholarship has revealed that Liszt did indeed incorporate genuine Magyar folk melodies into his rhapsodies, albeit ones he heard filtered through gypsy improvisations." Alan Walker et al in Grove Music Online.

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        Costumi della corte Pontificia

      Roma, 1846. First Edition. Paper Pastedown on folder. Near Fine. Leporello with 30 hand-colored images of Vatican costume, in addition to title with lovely colored decoration and cameo portrait of Gregorio XVI, which also helps date this as 1846 or earlier. The last leaf is pasted to a folder, which in this case has a distinctive faux burled wood (walnut-like) finish. The imagery is sharp, bright and clean. Some wear to the joints of the outer folder.

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        Fredericksburg, Virginia. After a wartime photograph by Matthew B. Brady

      - Civil War Pen and Ink Drawings ¿ Fredericksburg, Virginia. After a wartime photograph by Matthew B. Brady By John Douglas Woodward (1846-1924), Title inscribed in pen, in the bottom right hand corner Medium: Pen and ink on paper Dimensions: Sheet Size: 12 1/2 x 16 1/2¿ Reference p397, #637, Sears, Stephen. The American Heritage Century Collection of Civil War Art

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        A Conchological Manual

      London: Bohn, 1846. Third edition, considerably enlarged and improved. Hardcover. 8vo. (9 x 6 inches). pp.vi, (ii), 313. Hand-coloured engraved frontis. 98 b/w figures to text. 2 fold-out tables. 26 hand-coloured plates with guards, containing 'above 500 etchings of nearly as many proposed or established genera, arranged in Lamarckian order'. Original cloth, stamped in blind to upper and lower boards, trifle marked, blocked in gilt to spine, faded. Armorial bookplate to front pastedown. Inner hinges just-pulled. O/w contents clean and bright. A Very Good copy with Fine coloured plates. The photograph shown here depicts the book in stock. We reduce the default shipping charge for lighter books or use it for a tracked service if books are expensive or uncommon. We pack books securely in boxes, or corrugated card or cardboard, and protect corners with bubble-wrap.

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        Jérome Paturot à la recherche d'une position sociale Jérome Paturot à la r & §JOHANNOT#Tony§§1803-1852 EDITION ORIGINALE

      Paris: Dubochet & Michel lévy, 1846. Fine. Dubochet & Michel lévy, Paris 1846, 2 volumes Grd. in 8 Format Jésus (18x27cm), relié. - First edition of these two works published in 1846 and 1849 respectively, the first is illustrated by Grandville 32 off-texts and numerous vignettes in-text, and the second by Tony Johannot 30 off-texts and 200 vignettes information text. For illustrators, this is one of their best productions, the two novels that inspired the imagination of two designers, whose unbridled imagination and be easy to compare. Rare meeting in contemporary uniforms binding of these two works. Demi shagreen decorated with romantic iron and fat nets. beautiful blue marbled papers on the boards. Corrugated paper and glossy guard white flowers. Small caps rubs head and along the jaw. Very fresh and white copies with very few tiny scattered spots and pale. The serpentes were removed, thus preserving the normal paper foxing here. Beautiful conditions. Jerome Paturot looking for a social position was a great success and its sequel also crisp Parisian society and politics after the Revolution of 1848 Both novels stigmatize the bourgeois society of the time in a very Balzac's vision of social success and make an unprecedented testimony of the time. It will recognize all the political and artistic society portrayed literally and figuratively (Dumas, Balzac, Hugo). --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale de ces deux ouvrages parus respectivement en 1846 et 1849, dont le premier est illustré par Grandville de 32 hors-textes et de nombreuses vignettes in-texte, et le second par Tony Johannot de 30 hors-textes et de 200 vignettes in-texte. Pour les deux illustrateurs, il s'agit d'une de leurs meilleures productions, les deux romans ayant inspiré la fantaisie des deux dessinateurs, dont l'imagination débridée sera ainsi aisée à comparer. Rare réunion en reliure uniforme d'époque de ces deux ouvrages. Demi chagrin orné de fers romantiques et de filets gras. beaux papiers marbrés bleus sur les plats. Papier de garde gaufré et glacé blanc à fleurs. Petits frottements en coiffes de tête et le long des mors. Exemplaires très frais et blancs avec quelques très rares et pâles infimes rousseurs éparses. Les serpentes ont été ôtées, préservant ainsi le papier des rousseurs habituelles à cet endroit. Belle condition. Jérome Paturot à la recherche d'une position sociale eut un beau succès et sa suite également croquant la société parisienne et politique après la Révolution de 1848. Les deux romans stigmatisent la société bourgeoise de l'époque dans une vision très balzacienne de la réussite sociale, et dresse un témoignage sans précédent de l'époque. On y reconnaîtra toute la société politique et artistique, portraiturée au propre et au figuré (Dumas, Balzac, Hugo).

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        Autograph letter signed "J. Belval" to unidentified correspondent

      - Belval, a French bass, "studied at the Paris Conservatoire and made his début in 1846 at Antwerp. After singing in Toulouse, Lyons, the Hague, Ghent and Brussels, he was engaged at the Paris Opéra, making his début in 1855 as Marcel in Les Huguenots. His roles included Bertram (Robert le diable), Balthazar (La favorite), Walter Furst (Guillaume Tell) and Zaccharie (Le prophéte). He took part in many premiéres and created Gargantua in Labarre’s Pantagruel (1855), the Count of Poitou in Halévy’s La magicienne (1858), Soloman in Gounod’s La reine de Saba (1862), Archbishop Turpin in Mermet’s Roland à Roncevaux (1864), Don Pédro in L’Africaine (1865) and King Claudius in Thomas’ Hamlet (1868). he made his last appearance at the Opéra in 1875 as Cardinal Brogni in La Juive, at the public inauguration of the Palais Garnier. His voice was a deep bass, ample in size and dark in tone." Elizabeth Forbes in Grove online.The Verdi opera to which Belval refers is probably Don Carlos, which premiered at the Paris Opéra on March 11, 1867. Louis-Henri Obin, Pauline Guéymard-Lauters, and Armand Castelmary created, respectively, the roles of Philip II, Eboli, and the monk (Charles V) for the first performance. 3 pp. of a bifolium. 12mo. Dated Neuilly, Sunday, March 3 [1867?]. In black ink on personal stationery with embossed monogram printed in green at head. In French (with translation).An interesting letter in which Belval mentions no fewer than three important composers (Giuseppe Verdi, Félicien David, Hector Berlioz), three singers associated with the Paris Opéra (Louis-Henri Obin, Armand Castelmary, and Pauline Guéymard-Lauters), and the premiere of a new Verdi opera. Because Belval had the flu, he was unable to sing Bertram in a recent performance of Meyerbeer's Robert le Diable; Castelmary, a bass "of the third rank," had to replace him. Belval will sing Meyerbeer's Les Huguenots the following day. He has also asked Guéymard-Lauters to secure two seats for his correspondent for the first performance of Verdi's opera, because he has heard, via Obin, that the composer does not want a public dress rehearsal. Finally, he wishes to enlist the expertise of David and Berlioz regarding some musical matter."My friend Obin told me in effect that Verdi did not wish to hear talk of a dress rehearsal before the public, even a chosen one. But it has been twelve years that I have heard the same alarms with regard to every new opera. Therefore do not despair yet. I have asked Madame Gueymard to get herself signed up for two numbered seats at the theatre for the first performance. They are intended for you, in case the public is not admitted to the dress rehearsal. In principal, the choice of two composers as experts would only reassure me by half, if I had not myself influenced Mr. Félicien David to decide to accept the task, and if in time Mr. Berlioz, to whom I recounted the affair, did not agree with me. Obin went to speak to them both; he could enlighten them much better than I about the disproportion of the two roles. "Slightly worn; creased at folds. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Etchings of a whaling cruise, with notes of a sojourn on the island of Zanzibar, and a brief history of the whale fishery in its past and present condition

      John Murray, London 1846 - Account of whaling in Zanzibar, with 13 black and white woodblock and copperplate engravings, some still with tissue guards. Numerous vignettes also included. Binding coming away from text in a couple of places. Moroccan binding, raised bands and gilt title to spine. Delicate gilt decoration to spine. Edgeworn and with wear to cover and cover corners as well. All edges marbled. Marbled endpages. Browning, stains, and slight foxing throughout. Stains on text block edges. Large stains to first few pages and last few pages. xiii, 580 p. Text in English. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Poems

      London: Smith, Elder, 1846. First. hardcover. good. 2165pp., original olive green cloth, with blind-stamped floral border & central harp design, edges & spine faded to brown. The book has a slant, lacks the upper half of the spine, and the front free end-paper; front hinge cracked; ownership name on title page. Lacks errata slip & 16pp. Smith Elder catalogue, but contains the one page ad for Prose Fictions. London: Smith, Elder, 1846. First Edition. Second issue, actually published in 1848. Despite flaws, a sound copy of a scarce book.

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        Recueil d'articles et tirés-à-part de critique historique et politique, et compte-rendus divers par le Comte Adolphe de Circourt ] Bibliographie ; Recension de : Histoire des Etats-Unis par George Bancroft ; Recension de : Les Etats-Unis d'Amérique par Frédéric de Raumer ; Les Origines de la République des Etats-Unis ; Recension de : Une Nouvelle Vie de Jefferson ; Recension de : Demeures d'hommes d'Etat américains. Homes of American Statesmen ; Recension de : Les Demeures des Auteurs et des Hommes d'Etat de l'Amérique. Homes of American Authors. Homes of American Statesmen ; Recension de : Memoirs of the war in the Southern Department of the United States ; Recension de : Pioneers of France in the North World, France and England in North

      1846 - 1 vol. in-8 reliure de l'époque demi-basane verte, tomaison marquée : "6 - Critique, Histoire" : Bibliographie, pp. 469-474 ; Recension de : Histoire des Etats-Unis par George Bancroft, Imprimerie de Ferdinand Ramboz, Genève, 1846, 45 pp. puis Tiré de la Bib. Univ. de Genève, 20 , 28 et 28 pp. ; Recension de : Les Etats-Unis d'Amérique par Frédéric de Raumer, Die Vereignigten Staaten von Nord-America, Tiré de la Bibliothèque Universelle de Genève, 62 pp. ; Les Origines de la République des Etats-Unis ; Recension de : Une Nouvelle Vie de Jefferson, s.n., pp. 238-245 ; Recension de : Demeures d'hommes d'Etat américains. Homes of American Statesmen, 35 pp. ; Recension de : Les Demeures des Auteurs et des Hommes d'Etat de l'Amérique. Homes of American Authors. Homes of American Statesmen, Tiré de la Bibliothèque Universelle de Genève, 36 pp. ; Recension de : Memoirs of the war in the Southern Department of the United States ; Recension de : Pioneers of France in the North World, France and England in North America, pp. 347-368 ; Recension de : The Jesuits in North America in the seventeenth Century, by Parkman, pp. 152-155 ; Recension de : France and England in North America. Part Third, Annales des Voyages, mai 1870 pp.141-164 ; Recension de : L'Ancien Régime au Canada. The Old Regime in Canada, by Francis Parkman, RQH, 1876, pp. 617-623 ; Recension de : Madame Swetchine, sa Vie et ses Oeuvres, par le Comte de Falloux, Tiré de la Bibliothèque Universelle de Genève, décembre 1860, 36 pp. ; Article : Le Chancelier Pasquier, pp. 612-618 ; Notice historique du Général Vicomte Talon ; Lord Elgin. In Memoriam ; Recension de : Leaves from the Journal of our life in the Highlands, from 1848 to 1861 ; Recension de : Les annales de la Cathédrale de Saint-Paul de Londres. Annals of Saint-Paul's cathedral, Au Bureau de la Revue Britannique, Paris, 1869, 40 pp. ; Recension de : Canterbury. Mémoires historiques de Canterbury, 39 pp. ; Recension de : L'Abbaye de Westminster. Historical Memorials of Westminster Abbey, 46 pp. ; Recension de : Oestreich und Preussen gegenüber der franzosischen Revolution par Huffer ; La Politique des Puissances allemandes pendant les Guerres de la Révolution française ; Recension de : Past and Present Policy, etc. De la Conduite tenue autrefois et maintenant par l'Angleterre au sujet de l'Irlande, Tiré de la Bibliothèque Universelle de Genève, 13 pp. Recueil original d'articles (souvent en tirés-à-part originaux) du Comte Adolphe de Circourt. Le salon d'Anastasie de Circourt et de son mari le Comte Adolphe de Circourt fut l'un des plus célèbres du XIXe siècle. Comme l'écrit Sainte-Beuve, "aucune prévention, aucun préjugé n’arrêtait cette personne, si pieuse d’ailleurs et si ferme dans ses croyances, dès qu’elle sentait qu’elle avait affaire à un esprit de valeur et à un homme de talent". Correspondant de Tocqueville, le Comte collabora à de nombreuses revues (Revue Britannique, Revue Contemporaine, Revue Britannique, etc.). Etat très satisfaisant (mq. de papier au second plat, ex-libris Bibliothèque des Bruyères, très bon état par ailleurs) pour cet recueil établi par l'auteur, le Comte de Circourt et provenant de sa bibliothèque des Bruyères, à La Celle-Saint-Cloud. Langue: Français [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        German Fairy Tales and Popular Stories as told by Gammer Grethel. Translated... by Edgar Taylor. With Illustrations from Designs by George Cruikshank & Ludwig Grimm

      London: Joseph Cundall, 1846. First edition thus.. Hardcover. Large 12mo in 6s. (7.25 x 5 inches). pp.xii, 350, 1 (advert leaf). Engraved portrait frontis. (crudely hand-coloured), vignette title to each of the twelve sections, numerous letterpress engravings, some marks to text. Contemporary olive green half calf, rubbed, gilt decorated, spine faded, return and corners of upper cover with doodled patterns in ink. Contemporary ms inscription on prelim blank. Marbled endpapers and edges, bookplate with crest to front pastedown. O/w contents clean and bright. Binding firm and square. A Very Good copy. Uncommon. We reduce the default shipping charge for lighter books or use it for a tracked service if books are expensive or uncommon. We pack books securely in boxes, or corrugated card or cardboard, and protect corners with bubble-wrap.

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        Wigand's Conversations-Lexikon. Für alle Stände. Von einer Gesellschaft deutscher Gelehrten bearbeitet.

      Leipzig, Wigand 1846-1852.. 15 Bände. Gr. 8°. Grünes Leinen der Zeit, Rückenprägung in Gold.. 1. Ausgabe, ganz gutes Exemplar. Peche/Seemann 139. Wigand (1795-1870) war Autor, Verleger und Vorstandsmitglied im Börsenverein. Sein Conversations-Lexikon ist aus der 9. Auflage des Brockhaus zusammengestellt, auch das Lexikon von Brüggemann wurde herangezogen (Wigand hatte die letzten vier Bände herausgegeben). Zischka: ' Liberal und zeitgeschichtlich sehr aufschlußreich'. Gelenke in Band 1 gelockert, vereinzelt leicht gebräunt und gelegentlich stockfleckig. Gleichmäßige Reihe, komplett nicht häufig.

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        Traité Elémentaire de Topographie et de Lavis des Plans. Illustré de nombreuses planches coloriées avec soin, et précédé de Notions de Géométrie.

      - Paris, Langlois et Leclercq, 1846. Un album de format à l'Italienne de 23x31 cm., comptant 22 pp. (traité de géométriie); 2 pp. De texte, et 12 planches accompagnées pour chacune d'une page d'explication. Tirage en chromolithographie. Reliure éditeur en demi basane vert Empire, titre doré en long; grande lithographie en couleurs sur le premier plat. Quelques discrètes rousseurs dans le texte, premier plat légèrement défraîchi. Bon état. Peu commun. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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