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        Urfahr (Linz) 1813 - 1890 Wien)). Knabenporträt. Öl auf Leinwand. (Um 1850). 73 x 59 cm. Im breiten Goldrahmen mit Messingschildchen.

      1850 - Thieme-B. XXVII, S. 143.- Nach einer Lehrzeit in Linz in der Tischlerei seines Vaters, studierte Reiter an der Akademie der bildenden Künste in Wien und gewann 1836 den Lampi-Preis für Modellzeichnen. Nachdem er mit seinen Gemälden zunehmenden Erfolg hatte und gut verdiente, führte er in Wien ein großes Haus. Seine erste Ehefrau verließ ihn, Jahre später heiratete er Anna Josefa Theresia Brayer, deren Verschwendungssucht ihn zwang, immer mehr Aufträge anzunehmen und auch Kopien nach Alten Meistern anzufertigen. Zwischen 1850 und 1870 stellte er regelmäßig im Österreichischen Kunstverein aus.- Kniestück eine Jungen im weißen Hemd mit rötlichen Hosenträgern, die Hände auf dem linken Oberschenkel zusammengelegt.- Leinwand doubliert, wohl einige kleine Einrisse restauriert.- Teils stärker krakeliert.- Aus der Sammlung Häusler, Kiel.- . Gewicht in Gramm: 500 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Daniel Schramm e.K.]
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        Karlsruhe. - Gedenkblatt. - "Die Carlsruher Bügerwehr".

      - Historische Künstlergrafik. Lithografie über Tonplatte, um 1850. 52,5 x 41,2 cm (Darstellung) / 62,0 x 46,5 cm (Blatt). Unterhalb der Darstellung betitelt und signiert sowie mit den Druckerangaben versehen "Die Carlsruher Bürgerwehr, gezeichnet und herausgegeben von E. Waldau, Druck von H. Straub in Carlsruhe". - Heroisches Gedenkblatt zur Geschichte der Bürgerwehr in Baden. Ausgestattet mit diversen Wahlsprüchen und Symbolika. Bekrönt mit dem Bildnis des Badischen Grossherzoges Leopold im Oval. Seltenes patriotische Gedenkblatt, erschienen in kleiner Auflage. - Im Ganzen gut erhalten. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Graphikantiquariat Koenitz]
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        Friedrich II., der Große (Berlin 24. 01. 1712 - 17. 08. 1786 in Potsdam). König von Preussen. Ganzporträt sitzend mit seinem Großneffen, "Friedrich der Grosse und sein Grossneffe ( nachmals König Friedrich Wilhelm III.).

      - altkol. Lithographie m. Tonplatte v. Storch n. Blau b. Hübenthal & Comp., um 1850, 48,5 x 40 (H) Ich frage Sie, Ew. Maj. wollen Sie mir meinen Ball wiedergeben oder nicht? - Du bist ein braver Junge, du wirst dir Schlesien nicht nehmen lassen. - Der kleine Großneffe steht mit seinem Federballschläger am Tisch des schreibenden Königs, der seinen Federball in der Hand hält. - Restaurierte Randeinrisse.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        Album Estense a corredo della Storia di Ferrara / Album della Maison D'Este. Avec dessins originaux executes par les celebres artistes G. Coen, C. Grand Didier et M. Doyen. Pour l'illustration de l'Histoire de Ferrare d'Antoine Frizzi. Traduit en francais par Antonine Luyrard.

      1850. Ferrara, Abramo Servadio Editeur, 1850. In folio, antip. incisa in acciaio ("Porta di Schifanoja"), front. con piccola vignetta incisa, pp. 175 + 4 di Indici, titolo entro elaborata cornice tipografica e testo entro cornice. Molte tavv. litografiche in b/ n. raffiguranti monumenti e luoghi di interesse della città (sono presenti le tavole del castello, della cattedrale, del cimitero (in tonolitografia incisa dal Doyen) e dell'Università di Ferrara; le tavole rappresentanti Borso e Leonello D'Este sono finemente colorate a mano, in bella coloritura coeva; sciolte quelle degli altri signori della città, insieme a quelle del Tasso e dell'Ariosto. Leg. orig. in tela grigia con titoli oro al piatto ("Ricordo di Ferrara che L. A. T. offre ad Anna Hersche il 1 maggio1861"), filettatura a secco ai piatti, contropiatti e fogli di guardia in carta rosa lavorata. Importante compilazione testuale arricchita dalle tavole. Segni e sciupature alla legatura, esemplare uniformemente ingiallito con sporadico foxing ad alcune pagine, le tavole sciolte pur un poco rifilate sono ancora in ampi margini.

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Botteghina D'arte G]
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        Selbstbildnis, Büste nach links, den Beschauer anblickend.

      - Radierung mit Plattenton, auf Bütten mit Wasserzeichen: FMR. 15,7:11,7 cm. Vorzüglicher Abdruck mit schmalem Rändchen um die Plattenkante. Kleiner Einriß im linken Rand. Provenienz: Sammlung L.A. de Vries, nicht bei Lugt. Über den aus einer Wiener Künstlerfamilie stammenden Maler und Radierer Wolfgang Böhm ist nur wenig bekannt. In den Jahren 1850 und 1863-69 stellte er einige Porträts und Genrebilder in der Royal Academy, London aus.

      [Bookseller: Galerie Joseph Fach GmbH]
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        Broadside The Convict's Child (with) Seventeen Come Sunday

      London: Paul, 1850. A four verse heart-wrenching poem about a father being transported, leaving behind his wife and only child. Illustrated at the head by a wood block decoration of a clipper ship under full sail In this time period, all of England's convicts were transported to Australia. 7 x 9 /2", many old creases & several stains, especially over printers details, 2 closed tears, one with slt. loss.

      [Bookseller: Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints]
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        Vue d'Odessa prise du port la Quarantaine.

      Nitche Odessa s 1850 - Lithograph (45 x 57 cm). Marginal repairs, some light waterstains. Fine lithographed view of Odessa by the Simferopol born artist. Born in 1822 in the family of a German colonist and artist Johann Ludwig, Friedrich (Fedor) Gross, moved to Odessa in the 1840s, where he started working at the printmaking studio of Alexander Braun. Despite the competitive environment of the capital of the Novorossiysk region, which was home to many prominent painters, works of the young artist got noticed and received recognition from the demanding public. Such support enabled him to publish an album titled "Vidy Krima" [Views of Crimea] in 1846, which included 54 plates that he lithographed himself after his paintings. Another artist's project was a series of views of Odessa that included "Richelieu Lyceum", "View on the Prakticheskaya harbour ", "Quarantine", "Boulevard" and many more. In 1854-55 a local publisher Frantsev & Nitchean issued an album with his fifteen selected Odessa views. In 1857 Gross returned back to Crimea and settled in Kerch, where he worked at the local museum of antiquities eventually becoming its director. "The name of Fedor Ivanovich Gross has only recently been recovered from the oblivion. Now he can be rightfully called one of the first native Crimean artists, who dedicated his life to celebrating the beauty of his native land " (M.R. Malgina "Zhivopisnaya Tavrida. Litografii XIX veka" [Picturesque Tavrida. Lithographs of XIX century]. Sonat, 2011).

      [Bookseller: Shapero Rare Books]
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        A Narrative of the Peninsular War.

      London: John Hearne,, 1850. Fourth edition. Octavo. Original purple cloth, printed paper label to spine as issued, fore and bottom edges untrimmed. Folding map frontispiece and 20 plates, engraved by Lizars after the author's own sketches. Contemporary bookseller's ticket of A & R Milne, Aberdeen, to the front pastedown. Laid-in newspaper clipping from 1914 concerning the centenary of the Peninsular War. Lightly rubbed overall, spine sunned and gently rolled, label chipped costing one letter, tips bumped, light browning to contents, plates generally clean, pale spotting just affecting images in two (Battle of Vittoria and Roncesvalles). A very good, entirely unsophisticated copy. Uncommon in the original cloth, Hay's account was first published in two volumes in 1831. "Andrew Leith Hay entered the army as an ensign in the 72nd foot on 8 January 1806, went to the Peninsula in 1808 as aide-de-camp to his uncle General Sir James Leith, and served through the war until 1814. He was much employed in gaining intelligence, and was present at many of the actions from Corunna to the storming of San Sebastian ? On General Leith's being appointed in 1816 to the governorship of Barbados, his nephew accompanied him, and discharged the duties of military secretary and also those of assistant quartermaster-general and adjutant-general" (ODNB).

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Personal History of David Copperfield

      Bradbury & Evans, London 1850 - Illustrated by "Phiz" [H.K. Browne]. 8vo. Newly bound by Bayntun-Riviere in full crimson morocco, one line gilt panel enclosing a gilt block of the author's portrait on the upper cover and the author's signature on the lower cover, the spine lettered and dated in gilt with one line panels, centre tools and tooled bands, hand-marbled endleaves, all edges gilt. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: George Bayntun ABA ILAB PBFA]
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        NEUESTE OFFICIELLE BERICHTE...ÃœBER DIE LAGE UND ZUKUNFT CALIFORNIENS

      Stuttgart: Franz Köhler, 1850. viii,64pp. 12mo. Contemporary marbled paper-covered boards. Minor wear to extremities, light rubbing. Modern bookplate on front pastedown. Moderate foxing, a few leaves creased. Very good. In a half morocco slipcase and cloth chemise. First edition of a rare and early report of the California gold fields, in German. The work is mostly a translation of T. Butler King's report on California, the first report on the mines received by the U.S. government, dated March 22, 1850. Fleishmann's preface is dated July, 1850, so not much time was lost in sharing the gold rush news with a German audience. In addition to the present work, Fleischmann authored other works relating to the U.S., including DER NORDAMERIKANISCHE LANDWIRTH: EIN HANDBUCH FUR ANSIEDLER IN DEN VEREINIGTEN STAATEN (Frankfurt, 1848). "Fleischmann served as U.S. Consul, sponsored immigration projects, and put together this short pamphlet to gain interest in the potential of California....The consul also added translations of other official reports including Lieutenant Maury's summary of a proposal to build a railroad linking both coasts" - Kurutz. A rare work, earning a "b" from Wright Howes for its elusiveness in the marketplace. COWAN I, p.7. COWAN II, p.214. HOWES F173, "b." KURUTZ 241. EBERSTADT 127:87. SABIN 24695.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana]
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         Vue générale de Rouen prise du quai St. Sever.

      vers 1850 315 x 415 mm. Belle vue animée du port de Rouen, dessinée et lithographiée par Jules Arnout. Bel exemplaire finement aquarellé à l'époque.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Bail]
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        Regensburg. - Panoramaansicht. - "Baiern. Stadt Regensburg".

      - Historische Ortsansicht. Lithographie, koloriert, um 1850. Von Adolph Friedrich Kunike, nach Jacob Alt. 25,6 x 35,1 cm (Darstellung ) / 38,6 x 55,6 cm (Blatt). Unterhalb der Darstellung mit "Baiern. Stadt Regensburg" betitelt, ferner links mit "Druck v. Kunike" und rechts "gez. von Alt" versehen. - Malerische Ansicht von Regensburg mit dem Dom St. Peter und der Steinernen Brücke. Im Vordergrund mit Booten auf der Donau und einigen Staffagefiguren. - Blatt leicht gebräunt und fleckig. Unten rechts mit kleinen Knickspuren. Insgesamt gut erhaltenes Exemplar. Adolph Friedrich Kunike (1777 Greifswald - 1838 Wien). Auch Adolph Kunike. Österreichischer Maler und Lithograf, Wegbereiter der frühen Lithografie in Wien und Österreich. Ab 1804 Studium an der Wiener Kunstakademie. Weilte 1808-10 als Historienmaler in Rom. Danach in Wien u.a. Zeichenlehrer der Familie Fürst Schwarzenberg. 1816 Bekanntschaft mit Alois Senefelder in München und erste Einführung in die lithografischen Techniken; 1816/17 mit demselben weiterführende Versuche in der Carl Gerold'schen Druckerei in Wien. 1817 ebenda Gründung des "Lithographischen Instituts", bis Ende der 1820er Jahre die bedeutendste Wiener Druckerei auf dem Gebiet der frühen Lithografie. Zu den Hauptwerken zählen "264 Donauansichten nach dem Laufe des Donaustromes ." (Wien 1819-26), "Die Bäder Böhmens und deren Umgebungen" (Wien um 1830) und "Mahlerische Darstellung aller vorzüglichen Schlösser und Ruinen der österreichischen Monarchie" (Wien 1833). Jacob Alt (1789 Frankfurt am Main - 1872 Wien). Deutsch-österreichischer Landschaftsmaler, Zeichner und Lithograf. Ab 1811 Studium der Historienmalerei an der Wiener Akademie bei Friedrich August Brand und Martin von Molitor. Bildete sich selbst auf diversen Studienreisen in die österreichischen Donau- und Alpengegenden zum Landschaftsmaler. 1828-33 Reisen nach Oberitalien und Aufenthalt in Rom. In späteren Jahren arbeitete Alt hauptsächlich als Aquarellist (Ansichten von Rom für Kaiser Ferdinand I.). Lieferte einen großen Teil der Vorlagen für das von Adolf Friedrich Kunike lithografierte Sammelwerk "264 Donau-Ansichten nach dem Laufe des Donaustromes" (Wien 1820-26). Erstellte außerdem eine Reihe weiterer Ansichtenfolgen, unter anderem die "Malerische Donaureise von Engelharts-Zell bis Wien".

      [Bookseller: Graphikantiquariat Koenitz]
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        Bishop Burnet's History of His Own Time: From the Restoration of King Charles The II to the Treaty of Peace at Utrecht, in the Reign of Queen Anne (2 Vols.)

      London: William S. Orr and Co, 1850. Full-Leather. Collectible; Very Good. "A New Edition, with Historical and Biographical Notes, and Embellished with Fifty-One Portraits". 1850, complete in 2 volumes. Beautifully-bound in a contemporary-to-the-period full light-brown calf. Gilt double-ruled panels, lavishly gilt-decorated compartments, raised bands. Both volumes bright and clean and VG+. Minor offsetting to the top of the back panel of Vol. 1, otherwise very well-preserved. Both Vols. solid and tightly-bound and, internally, very clean, with no foxing to speak of. Thick quartos, 949 pgs. all told, all edges bright gilt. Small, neat former owner signature to front pastedown of Vol. 1. 51 handsome, full-page engravings thruout.

      [Bookseller: Appledore Books, ABAA]
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        NAPOLI.

      1850 ca.. Incisione originale di Carocci da Gariboldi. Coloritura coeva. Cm.20x50 oltre ampi margini con titolo.

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Casella]
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        Geometrischer Grundriss des Gehöfts, der Gebäude, der Gärten u. dergl. Umgebung von dem Herzogl. Cammergute zu Schöngleina.

      - aquarellierte Federzeichnung, um 1850, 54,7 x 42 Schöngleina im Saale / Holzland Kreis ( Landstraße 1075 Jena-Bad Klosterlausnitz, südöstlich des Höhenzuges Wöllmiss). Wurde 1796 herzogliches Kammergut. - Originalzeichnung ( Manuskript ) mit der gesamten Anlage des Gutes inklusive Baumbestand der umlaufenden Alleen und Chaussee sowie dem außerhalb liegenden Mühlenteich mit Mühle. - Ein Maßstab in Ruthen darunter. Links eine mit der Feder geschriebene Legende mit der Gebäudebeschreibung, rechts mit der Ableitung des Wassers aus der Hauptröhrenfahrt. - Gute Erhaltung!

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        VENEDIG. - Übergabe. "Die Uibergabe von Venedig". Eine venezianische Delegation übergibt im August 1849 auf dem Markusplatz den Stadtschlüssel der österreichischen Delegation. Links der Dogenpalast, auf dem Canale Grande viele Segelschiffe.

      - Altkol. Lithographie mit Tonplatte von J. Freysauf bei L.T. Neumann, Wien, um 1850, 27 x 39 cm. Im Revolutionsjahr 1848 wurde am 23. März unter Daniele Manin die Repubblica di San Marco ausgerufen, die über ein Jahr ihre Unabhängigkeit gegen die österreichischen Belagerer behaupten konnte. Am 22. August 1849 musste die von der Cholera zusätzlich betroffene Stadt kapitulieren, am 27. August marschierten österreichische Truppen ein. - Nur ganz gering gebräunt. Sehr schönes altes Kolorit.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        The Book Of The Salmon: In Two Parts

      1850. London: Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, 1850. First Edition. Very good- in 3/4 green leather (calf) and marbled paper covered boards with five raised bands on the spine with printer's devices in four of the compartments and the two remaining compartments are missing the gilt title labels. The end sheets match the marbled paper on the boards. A 16mo measuring 6 3/4 by 4 1/8 inches with a 3/4 inch closed tear to the leather at the upper edge of the front joint, much of the printer's devices on the spine have been lost and the leather on the spine has darkened considerably from its original light green color. There is a prior owner's book plate on the front paste down. 242 pages of text illustrated with a hand-colored frontispiece and eight plates, seven of which are of hand-colored of salmon-flies and salmon-fry. This title consists of two parts. Part I contains: "The theory, principles, and practice of fly-fishing for salmon; with lists of salmon-flies for every good river in the empire." Part II contains: "The natural history of the salmon, all its known habits described, and the best way of artificially breeding it explained." In an elegant binding by J. Larkins.

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        Bamberg." - Zum Vortheile der Armen

      um 1850. - Panoramaartige Gesamtansicht der Stadt Bamberg von der Terrasse des Klosters Michelsberg mit reichlich figürlicher Staffage, rechts hoch aufragend der Chor der Klosterkirche. Getönte Lithographie von Carl Theodor von Buseck bei Kuhn in München, um 1850. 29,6 x 71,2 cm. - Zeitbedingt leicht gebräunt, glatt. - Diese seltene Panoramaansicht des fränkischen Malers zeichnet sich kompositionell durch eine Hinwendung in die Tiefe des Regnitztales aus. Fluß und begleitende Häuserzeilen, sowie die Mauern der Terrasse und ein Flügel der Residenz leiten den Blick des Betrachters über die Stadt hinweg in die Tiefe. Dieses Prinzip erbringt in Kombination mit dem breiten panoramaartigen Format und dem erhöhten Standpunkt über der Stadt eine räumliche Wirkung. Abwechselndes Hell und Dunkel unterstützen diesen Aufbau, wobei der Domberg mit der Residenz in helles Licht getaucht ist und die Stadt in seinem Schatten liegt. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 0

      [Bookseller: Buch- und Kunstantiquariat Tobias Müller]
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        Lago Maggiore

      1850 ca.. Affascinante e rara veduta del Lago Maggiore presa dalle alture sopra Stresa. La vista spazia dalla cittadina di Baveno, all'estrema sinistra della stampa, fino a Ceresolo lungo la sponda lombarda. Nella raffigurazione non sono rispettate le proporzioni del dato reale, per poter mettere in risalto le varie località del lago ed in particolare l'Isola Bella, l'Isola dei Pescatori, l'Isola Madre e l'Isolino di S. Giovanni. Lo sguardo si perde verso l'alto lago dove si intravedono i castelli di Cannero. Leggere tracce di foxing, complessivamente in ottime condizioni. mm 204x583

      [Bookseller: Libreria Trippini Sergio]
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        Veduta delle Isole Borromee e dell'Isola Bella.

      1850. 1850 circa. Litografia in coeva coloritura a mano, cm 35 x 54,5 (il foglio). Bella veduta d'insieme del centro lago, con le isole Borromeee e i loro eleganti edifici: l'Isola Bella, l'Isola Madre, l'Isola dei Pescatori (compare anche l'Isolino di San Giovanni). I monti fanno da cornice al paesaggio e alcune figure di popolani e signori in primo piano ravvivano la scena e la colorazione. Uno sporadico foxing, esemplare in tenue e raffinata coloritura, buono lo stato di conservazione.

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Botteghina D'arte G]
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        Biblioteca Histórica Brasileira 18 Volumes (22 Tomes)

      Livraria Martins Editora, São Paulo. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 8vo. Livraria Martins Editora. São Paulo. Book Condition: Overall the 22 books are in good condition. Tiny tears to covers and spine. Signs of wear. 8vo (25cm x 18cm) Rebound in quarter red calf, marbled boards, contrasting morocco title labels to the spine with gilt titling. Edges of binding rubbed and lightly scuffed, sheets mildly oxidized. Facsimile black and white photographic plates. Maps and plates are pristine. Check the pictures. Volume 1: Viagem Pitoresca Através do Brasil, João Maurício Rugendas, 110 plates, 205 p. Volume 2: Viagem à Província de São Paulo, Augueste de Saint-Hilaire, 375 p. Volume 3: Reminiscências de Viagens e Permanência no Brasil (Rio de Janeiro e Província de São Pauo), compreendendo Notícias Históricas e Geográficas do Império e de Diversas Províncias, Daniel P. Kinder, 319 p. Volume 4, 2 Tomes: Viagem Pitoresca e Histórica ao Brasil, Jean Baptiste Debret, 85 plates and 54 plates, 291 p and 302 p. Volume 5: Memórias de Um Colono no Brasil (1850), Thomas Davatz, 7 plates, 276 p. Volume 6, 2 Tomes: Brasil Pitoresco História, descrições, viagens, Colonização e Instituições, Charles Ribeyrolles. Ilustrado com gravuras de vistas, panoramas, paisagens, costumes, etc por Victor Frond, 71 plates, 241 p. and 188 p. Volume 7: Viagem à Terra do Brasil, Jean de Léry, 22 plates, 282 p. Volume 8: Dez Anos no Brasil, Carl Seidler, 7 plates, 320 p. Volume 9: Memorável Viagem Marítima e Terrestre ao Brasil, Joan Niehof, 24 plates, 389 p. Volume 10: Notas sobre o Rio de Janeiro e partes meridionais do Brasil tomadas durante uma estada de dez anos nesse país, de 1808 a 1818, John Luccock, 10 plates, 435 p. Volume 11: Viagem às Missões Jesuíticas e Trabalhos Apostólicos, Padre Antônio Sepp S. J., 50 plates, 256 p. Volume 12: Reminiscências de Viagens e Permanência no Brasil (Províncias do Norte), compreendendo Notícias Históricas e Geográficas do Império e das Diversas Províncias), Daniel P. Kidder, 263 p. This volume has tiny tears in few pages. Volume 13: Imagens do Brasil, Carl von Koseritz, 14 plates, 292 p. Volume 14: Os Caduveo, Guido Boggiani, 24 plates, 307 p. This volume has small holes in few pages. Volue 15: História da Missão dos Padres Capuchinhos na Ilha do maranhão e terras circunvizinhas; em que se trata das singularidades admiráveis e dos costumes estranhos dos índios habitantes do país, Claude d'Abbeville, 5 templates, 296 p. Volume 16, 2 Tomes: Notícia do Brasil, Gabriel Soares de Sousa, 346 p and 339 p. Volume 12: Contribuições para a História da Guerra entre o Brasil e Buenos Aires, Uma Testemunha Ocular, 5 plates, 311 p. Volume 18, 2 Tomes: Galeria dos Brasileiros Ilustres, S. A. Sisson, 53 plates and 42 plates, 332 p and 350 p. Used / Hardcover

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        Lezioni orali di chimica generale pronunciate in un corso privato nell'anno 1849-50 dal professore Giovacchino Taddei. Uno dei XL della Societ? Italiana delle Scienze. UNITO A: Addizioni alle lezioni orali di chimica generale 6 volumi del professore Gioacchino Taddei.

      Firenze, tipografia di Mariano Cecchi, 1850, sette volumi rilegati in sei, in-8vo legature in mezza pelle marrone con titoli e fregi dorati ai dorsi, pp. 653 + 640 + 719 + 716 + 763 + 816 con incisioni xilografiche nel teto. + Firenze, tipografia di Federico Bencini, 1857, pp. 200

      [Bookseller: Libreria Piani già' Naturalistica snc]
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        Breviarium Romanum ex Decreto Sacrosancti Concillii Tridentini Restitutum S. Pii V. Pontificais Maximi Jussu Editum Clementis VIII et Urbani VIII Auctoritate Reformatum. Cum Officiis Sanctorum Novissime per Summos Pontifices Usque ad Hanc Diem Concessis,

      Canoidzbum Ex-Typographia Olim Ducali Nunc J Koeseliana 1850 - Latin language, leather bound, 18 x 11cm, cover worn but not badly, several owner stamps and name inscriptions inside, paper flecked in places -especially towards the front and rear, binding generally good excepting for weakness for one block of 12 pages Latin language 827 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Versandantiquariat Karin Dykes]
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        A bas le suffrage universel. La Conspiration des Poudres.

      Garnier frères 1850 - A bas le suffrage universel. Paris, Garnier frères, 1850. Une plaquette (22,5 cm x 13 cm), 16 pp. La Conspiration des Poudres. Journal fulminant. N°1 du 4 au 10 juin 1848. Une page imprimée recto verso (44 cm x 30 cm). Un portrait d'Alfred Delvau d'après une photographie de Carjat en 1860 (15,5 cm x 10,5 cm). Dans un portefeuille en percaline. Pièce de titre. Pour plus de détails sur ces ouvrages, consultez notre blog Paris-Libris et pour accéder à la totalité de notre offre, consultez notre site Paris-Libris. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Villafranca.

      1850 - Rara litografia di mm 195x285 (l'immagine) che rappresenta, in due immagini sovrapposte, la "Veduta generale di Villafranca dalla parte di Tramontana" con i fortini costruiti dagli Austriaci di fronte alla strada maggiore e la Casa Brugni ove seguì l'accordo fra i due sovrani in evidenza cromatica e la "Rocca di Villafranca" con l'apertura preparata dagli Austriaci in evidenza cromatica. Ottimo esemplare con ampi margini.

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        „Wahre Abbildung des fürchterlichen Brandes am Wohlfahrtsorte Wies bei Purgstall, welcher entstanden Sontag den 22. September 1850 zwischen 3 und 4 Uhr früh [...]“.

      Graz, Nowohradsky, (1850). Orig.-Kupferstich. Blattgröße 29 x 44,5 cm; Darstellung 21,5 x 37,2 cm. Äußerst seltener Kupferstich mit einer drastischen Darstellung und Schilderung (vier Zeilen) des Brandes. - „Die Wieser Kirche wurde zu einem beliebten Wallfahrtsort, bis zum so genannten ‚Schwarzen Sonntag‘ vor dem Michaelsfest im September 1850. An diesem Tag fanden 200 Pilger ein Quartier am Dachboden des Bäckermeisters. Er sperrte sie über Nacht ein, damit niemand ohne zu zahlen gehen konnte. Um drei Uhr morgens brach ein Brand aus. Bis Hilfe kam, waren sechs Menschen verbrannt, drei starben noch am nächsten Tag. Viele Verletzte wurden nach Hause gebracht und man sprach von weiteren 30 Toten. Dieses Ereignis wurde in der ganzen Steiermark bekannt. Die Wallfahrten ‚Zum gegeißelten Heiland auf der Wies‘ wurden weniger und erholten sich nur noch sehr zögerlich“ (Wikipedia). - Mittig gefaltet u. mit Knickspuren bzw. Randläsuren. Verso mit altem Tinteneintrag. Feuchtigkeitsfleckig. - Versand D: 12,00 EUR Wies im Bezirk Deutschlandsberg, Wahre Abbildung des fürchterlichen Brandes am Wohlfahrtsorte Wies bei Purgstall, Burgstall, Brand

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        Malerisches Panorama der Badischen, Elsässischen, Main-Neckar, Taunus Eisenbahnen (Deckeltitel).

      Karlsruhe, A. Bielefeld, ca. 1850 Quer-4°, Stahlstichleporello (29 x 171 cm) mit zahlr. Randansichten., HLwd., Ecken etwas bestoßen, Deckel etwas berieben, durchgehend stockfleckig, Exlibris und Klebsiegel « Vorwärts - Aufwärts»Versand D: 12,00 EUR Eisenbahnen Reisen - Europa Deutschland Reisen - Kartenwerke, Panoramen

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        The Kickleburys on the Rhine. By Mr. M.A. Titmarsh.

      Smith, Elder, & Co. 1850 - FIRST EDITION. Half title, illus. with 15 hand-coloured plates, including front. & vignette title, final ad. leaf. Beautifully bound by Rivière & Son in sl. later full dark green crushed morocco, gilt spine, borders & dentelles. With the orig. pale pink printed wrappers bound in at end. a.e.g. A fine copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Jarndyce, The 19th Century Booksellers]
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        RAPPORTO generale della pubblica esposizione dei prodotti naturali e industriali della Toscana fatta in Firenze nel novembre 1850 nell'I. e R. Palazzo della Crocetta.

      1850. Firenze, tip. della Casa della Correzione, 1851, in-8 grande, bella leg. coeva in mezza pelle con titolo e fregi neorococò in oro sul dorso, pp. CXCV, [5], 342 [ma: 442]. Prima edizione. Vera e propria "summa" della situazione economica, manifatturiera, agricola e scientifica toscana nel 1850. Bell'esemplare.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Gozzini]
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        Jane Eyre: An Autobiography

      London:: Smith, Elder and Co,, 1850.. Fourth edition.. Hardcover. Near Fine. [viii], 467pp. First single-volume edition. Includes the Preface to the second edition and the Note to the third edition. The pages are generally clean and evenly slightly toned: there is a soil mark to the first page, and a few pages have small dark spots or patches to the margins, apparently to do with the chemistry of the paper. All edges sprinkled. c.17x11cms, with new endpapers, in a new fine red quarter morocco binding with marbled boards, spine with five raised bands, ruled and titled gilt. A beautiful copy of this rare early edition.

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        LA SUISSE ET LE TYROL. Scènes de la vie des montagnes.

      - Paris [c. 1850]. 232 pp., with engraved frontispiece and 10 steel-engraved plates, con-tem-porary black morocco, spine richly gilt, silk end papers. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Andersens Antikvariat]
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        Panorama der Donau von Linz bis Wien. Nach der Natur aufgenommen, in Vogelperspective gezeichnet und in Stahl gestochen.

      Friedrich Pustet, Regensburg o. J. (um 1850). Leporello. Länge 470 x 23,5 cm. Das letzte Stück mit dem Plan der Stadt Wien in 43 cm Breite. quer 8°. Pappumschlag mit Bändchen. Umschlag gedunkelt, berieben und an einer Ecke aufgebogen. Leporello zu Beginn an zwei Faltungen verknittert und angeschmutzt, sonst sauber und sehr schön in klarem, kräftigem Abdruck. Insgesamt guter Zustand. - Selten. Versand D: 8,00 EUR

      [Bookseller: Plesse Antiquariat Minzloff]
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        Storia d'Algeri dal primo stabilimento de' Cartaginesi fino alle ultime guerre combattutevi ai giorni nostri dalle armi di Francia..., in 2 voll.

      Giuseppe Celli, 1850/51. in 4° (cm 29,2x16,2), pp. 628, 651, m / pelle coeva con tit. e ricchi fregi in oro ai ds., sguardie colorate, testo incorniciato da fregio tip. "Con una introduzione su i diversi sistemi di colonizzazione che precessero il conquisto francese", volgarizzamento del dott. Anicio Bonucci. Importante studio storico e antropologico sul nord Africa di metà '800, con 76 (di 80) splendide tavv. litografiche fuori testo acquerellate a vivaci colori. Brunet VI, 28406. Rare fior. 407 / 29 414

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        Ponte alle Grazie in Florenz. Aquarell und Bleistift.

       Um 1850. 21,3 x 30,3 cm. Mit feinem Bleistift voll aufgeführte Vedute. Mit Aquarell in verlaufenden Blau-, Grün- und Grautönen durchgearbeitet. Von einem erhöhten Betrachterstandpunkt aus zeigt der Maler den Blick auf die Ponte Rubaconte, benannt nach dem Bürgermeisters Rubaconte aus Mandello, heute Ponte alle Grazie. Die wie Tannenzapfen auf den Brückenpfeilern gebauten Holzhäuser, die meist mit Tabernakeln ausgestattet waren und als Kapellen genutzt wurden, machen die Brücke unverwechselbar. Rechts und links wird der Bildrand durch die Paläste der florentiner Altstadt begrenzt. Im Hintergrund öffnet sich der Blick weit in die Landschaft. Im Mittelgrund auf der Anhöhe sieht man vermutlich S. Miniato al Monte. - Guiseppe Gherardi war als Landschaftsmaler in Florenz tätig. Von seiner Hand stammt u.a. ein vom Giardiono Boboli aus gesehenes Panorama von Florenz im Residenzschloß zu Salzburg. - Durchgehend mit blassen Stockflecken. Die Ränder unter dem Passepartout teilweise etwas stärker gebräunt. Fest auf einen Karton aufgelegt. Zwei kleine Randeinrisse (1 bzw. 1,8 cm) restauriert. Versand D: 5,00 EUR Italien, Florenz, Vedute, Aquarell, Handzeichnung, um 1850, Brücke Rubaconte, Ponte alle Grazie, S. Miniato al Monte, Monte alle Croci, Firenze,

      [Bookseller: Kunstantiquariat Joachim Lührs]
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        Constitution of the State of Deseret with the Journal of the Convention Which Formed It, and the Proceedings of the Legislature Consequent Thereon.

      Washington D. C.: Government Printing Office. Good. 1850. First Edition. Softcover. Softcover pamphlet issued without wraps. Tied binding. Light soiling, moderate toning, and chipping and creasing on edges. Two small (approximately quarter inch) grooves/tears outside of the text block. Deseret was a provisional state consisting of the territority of most of the modern states of Utah and Nevada and adjacent parts of Arizona, western Colorado and five other adjacent states. The consistitution was drafted by Bringham Young and a group of elders from the LDS church. In September 1850, the Territory of Utah encompassing a smaller area was established by Congress. The provisional state was never recognized by Congress. 31st Congress, 1st Session. House of Representatives. Miscellaneous, No. 18. Very rare. Flake 2784. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 12 pp .

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        Relazione sugli studi da lui fatti della strada ferrata da Chambéry a Torino e sulla macchina da lui proposta per il perforamento dell'Alpi fra Modane e Bardonnèche e Rapporto dell'Ispettore Cavaliere Pietro Paleocapa ... alla Commissione incaricata

      Stamperia Reale, 1850. In - 4° (cm 31,8x20,8), pp. 56, legatura coeva in mezza tela con qualche segno d'umido ai piatti e una piccola mancanza al dorso. Con nove grandi tavole più volte ripiegate, in fine, incise e disegnate da Ettore Lombardi. Uno strappetto riparato ai margine interno della prima tavola; Alone d'umido alla prima carta bianca; piccolo alone d'umido anche al frontespizio, per il resto buon e fresco esemplare di rara opera. Si tratta della prima edizione italiana, contemporanea a quella francese, dello studio definitivo relativo al traforo ferroviario del Frejus. Di seguito il titolo e le misure delle tavole fuori testo: 1. "Carta generale delle strade ferrate eseguite e progettate al Nord e Sud della catena delle Alpi", cm 97,5x59,7; 2. "Strada ferrata da Ciambery a Torino. Sezione da Modana a Susa - Piano della Strada ferrata e della Strada reale tra Modana e Susa;", cm 88x64; 3. "Strada ferrata da Chambèry a Torino. Entrata Nord della Galleria delle Alpi - Piano dei dintorni della entrata settentrionale della Galleria delle Alpi", cm 48x30,8; 4. "Strada ferrata da Chambèry a Torino. Entrata Sord della Galleria delle Alpi - Piano dei dintorni della entrata meridionale della galleria delle Alpi", cm 62x30,8; 5. "Strada ferrata da Chambèry a Torino. Entrata Nord della Calleria delle Alpi - Edifizio delle ruote idrauliche", cm 48x30,8; 6. "Strada ferrata da Chambèry a Torino. Entrata Nord della Galleria delle Alpi - Edifizio delle ruote idrauliche", cm 48x30,8; 7. "Strada ferrata da Chambèry a Torino. Entrata Sud della Galleria delle Alpi - Edifizio delle ruote idrauliche", cm 48x30,8; 8. "Strada ferrata da Chambèry a Torino. Entrata Nord e Sud della Galleria delle Alpi - Officina di riparazione", cm 48x30,8; 9. "Strada ferrata da Chambèry a Torino. Galleria delle Alpi - Macchina destinata pel traforo della galleria preparatoria", cm 48x30,8. Il titolo completo dell'opera è il seguente: Relazione del Cavaliere Enrico Maus Ispettore onorario del Genio civile sugli studi da lui fatti della strada ferrata da Chambéry a Torino e sulla macchina da lui proposta per il perforamento dell'Alpi fra Modane e Bardonnèche e Rapporto dell'Ispettore Cavaliere Pietro Paleocapa fattone alla Commissione incaricata dell'esame coi Processi Verbali della Commissione medesima.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Mazzei]
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        The Personal History of David Copperfield

      London: Bradbury & Evans, 1850. First edition in original monthly parts. Wraps. H. K. Browne. This is the complete first, serialized edition of David Copperfield, housed in a full morocco case with nested cloth chemise. Charles John Huffam Dickens (1812-1870) was an English writer and social critic, widely viewed to be the greatest novelist of the Victorian era. David Copperfield, published at the height of Dickens’ celebrity, was considered to be largely autobiographical. “It is Dickens's first first-person novel (David as narrator calls it ‘my written memory’) and in it he draws, much more directly than hitherto, on events and people from his own personal life in ‘a very complicated interweaving of truth and fiction’” (ODNB) Dickens called David Copperfield a “favourite child” and wrote of it “Of all my books, I like this the best.” David Copperfield was originally serialized between May 1849 and November 1850 in 20 numbers bound in 19 monthly parts, the last two (19 & 20) being issued as a double number. Design for the green wrappers and forty plates illustrating this first serialized edition was by the English artist and illustrator Hablot Knight Browne (1815-1882), known by the pen name “Phiz.” After illustrating Dickens’ first serial fiction, Pickwick Papers (1836-37), “For the next twenty-three years Browne was Dickens’ foremost illustrator and first graphic interpreter.” (ODNB) Reprints were issued in wrappers without any advertisements. All 19 parts in this set have been carefully collated to confirm the presence of all plates by H. K. Browne, as well as all advertisements specified by Hatton and Cleaver (pp.253-272), including the complex folding insert for “Letts’s Diaries for 1850” with sample leaves in Part VIII. In the final installment (Parts 19 and 20) we also find an additional advertisement not specified in Hatton and Cleaver. This is an 8-page leaflet between the front wrapper verso and the facing “Copperfield Advertiser” for The Architectural Antiquities of Athens (“This Day is published, in Imperial Quarto, price One Shilling, to be continued Fortnightly, No. 1…”). All original wrappers are intact, with a partial vertical split to the spine of Part 1. We note the same previous owner name inked in the upper blank margin of the front wrapper of 14 parts - Numbers III, VI, VIII-XI, and XIII-XX. The set is housed in a red cloth chemise nested within a two-piece full red morocco box with rounded spine, raised bands, gilt rule spine compartments, and double gilt rule borders on the covers. The morocco box is well crafted, showing some venerable age consonant with the contents it has well protected. We note light overall scuffing to the box with some darkening of the top and spine, and with the nested red cloth chemise split at some of the folds.

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        Souvenirblatt, mit einem Mittelbild und 10 Randansichten, "Erinnerung an Bamberg zum Vortheil der Stadtarmen".

      - Lithographie v. Zinck, E. in Offenbach n. Carl Baron Buseck, dat. 1850, 32 x 43,5 Seltenes Blatt! Das Mittelbild zeigt Bamberg von Nord Ost. Die Randansichten zeigen Rathausbrücke, Markt, Maximiliansplatz, Kranich, Dom, Kettenbrücke, Buch, Altenburg, Theresienhain und die Frauenkirche.

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        Types chinois peints sur pulpe de mûrier. [Chinese types on pith paper].

      [Chine, ca. 1850]. 1850 Trois boîtes (1 de 132 x 88 mm., 2 de 111 x 75 mm.) contenant 9, 7 et 6 aquarelles sur pulpe de mûrier. Soit 22 aquarelles. Boîte et étui cartonnés renfermant les 3 boîtes présentées avec un petit outil en bois pour détacher les feuillets. Ravissant ensemble composé de 22 aquarelles représentant des types chinois. Particulièrement bien préservé, le fragile ensemble est présenté dans des boîtes de cartonnage ancien, bordées de tissu avec un couvercle de verre. Une sorte de petite fourchette pour extraire les peintures complète l'ensemble. Chaque carte comporte un portrait en pied, avec un grand nombre de soldats, portant lance, sabre ou étendard, mais également des femmes élégantes, différents artisans et vendeurs de rue, des enfants jouant. Travail délicat aux coloris particulièrement vifs, élégamment présenté. Three boxes (1: 132 x 88 mm., 2: 111 x 75 mm.) with 9, 7 and 6 watercolors on pith paper. (Total: 22 watercolors). Cardboard box and slipcase, containing the three boxes with a wood stick to separate the leaves. Lovely set with 22 watercolours featuring Chinese types. In very fine condition, the fragile watercolors are presented in ancient cardboard boxes with a glass top. Each painting features a full lenght portrait: soldiers, elegant ladies, craftsmen, kids, etc. Delicate item.

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        Panoramaansicht, "Panorama von Coeln".

      - Stahlstich v. Rudolf n. Bamberger, um 1850, 11,7 x 44,3 Dek. Ansicht über den Rhein auf Köln mit dem unfertigem Dom. Im Vordergrund rechts das Zollhäuschen der Schiffbrücke.

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        Gesamtansicht aus der halben Vogelschau ('Aspect Général De Londres, vue prise de l'Abbaye de Westminster - Publiée par A. Appert, 65 Rue de Paris à Belleville (B. de Paris)').

      - Aquatinta v. Arnaud Appert n. Nicolas Chapuis b. Arnaud Appert in Paris, um 1850, 58 x 83,5 Thieme-Becker, Künstler-Lexikon, Bd. II, S. 39 (A. Appert, französischer Radierer in Tuschmanier, war um 1840 in Paris tätig und führte Ansichten von Paris, London, Rom und Neapel im Stich aus, nach Lassus, Testard, Salathé u. Chapuis.) - Einer von 4 Zuständen (?) der Ansicht noch ohne Eisenbahnen. Big view from above the Palace of Westminster with the Houses of Parliament are shown complete. - One of four states (?) without railways on the view. - Excellent condition.

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        UNION WITH FREEMEN - NO UNION WITH SLAVEHOLDERS. ANTI- SLAVERY MEETINGS! [caption title]

      Salem, Oh.: Homestead Print, 1850. Broadside, 16 x 10 3/4 inches. A few short closed edge tears, light toning and foxing. Very good plus. A rare and striking abolitionist broadside from Salem, Ohio, the seat of the Western Anti-Slavery Society, and a small but important center of progressive movements through much of the 19th century. As suggested by their advertisement's headline, "Union with Freemen - No Union with Slaveholders," the members of the Western Anti- Slavery Society were radical Garrisonian abolitionists who believed the U.S. Constitution was fundamentally a pro-slavery document and therefore unfit to bind together a morally just nation. Formed in the mold of Garrison's New England Anti-Slavery Society (founded 1832) and American Anti-Slavery Society (1833), the Ohio Anti- Slavery Society first assembled in 1833 in Putnam, Ohio, and in 1839 moved its headquarters to Salem and became known as the Western Anti-Slavery Society. From 1845 to 1861 the Society published a weekly newspaper, THE ANTI- SLAVERY BUGLE, printed for the first five weeks in New Lisbon, Ohio, and for all subsequent issues in Salem. The text of the broadside, a printed blank form for advertising abolitionist meetings, reads in full as follows: "Union with Freemen - No Union with Slaveholders. ANTI- SLAVERY MEETINGS! Anti-Slavery Meetings will be held in this place, to commence on [blank] in the [blank] at [blank] To be Addressed by [blank] Agents of the Western ANTI-SLAVERY SOCIETY. Three millions of your fellow beings are in chains - the Church and Government sustains the horrible system of oppression. Turn Out! AND LEARN YOUR DUTY TO YOURSELVES, THE SLAVE AND GOD. EMANCIPATION or DISSOLUTION, and a FREE NORTHERN REPUBLIC!" OCLC lists only two copies, at Yale and Williams College; the Library of Congress holds an additional copy, which may be viewed online at the American Memory web site (see below). OCLC 59557224. "An American Time Capsule: Three Centuries of Broadsides and Other Printed Ephemera." Library of Congress, American Memory website, http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/rbpe.13700400.

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        Souvenirvedute in Rosenform ('The Isle of Thanet Rose').

      - Stahlstich b. Joseph Myers in London u. Carl Adler in Hamburg, um 1850, 26,5 cm (Durchmesser) Stula S. 143. - Souvenirvedute mit 26 Ansichten von Ramsgate und Margate beidseitig bedruckt. - Die Rose in Farblithographie.

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        Rosy Finch

      1850-83 1850 - Vol V Hart after Gould Rosy Finch An original lithograph with later hand-colour for Gould's 'Birds of Asia', 1850-83 530 x 360 mm approx £450

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        Piazza dei Signori in Vicenza.

      Avogadro e Moro, 1850. Litografia, mm 200x288 (immagine). Tratta dall'album "Vicenza e suoi dintorni" composta da 31 tavole rappresentanti gli scorci più caratteristici e rappresentativi della città e dintorni. Bell'esemplare stampato lievemente stroto sul foglio. Vicenza città bellissima, 243.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Perini s.a.s.]
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        COMBATE DE TRAFALGAR - Vindicación de la Armada Española contra las aserciones injuriosas vertidas por Mr. Thiers en su Historia del Consulado y el Imperio

      Imprenta y Librería de Matute, Madrid 1850 - 631 + 109 pp. 17 x 25 cm. Plano plegado con la "Situación relativa de los buques beligerantes". Grabados litográficos del Marqués de Molins, Federico Gravina, Ignacio María de Álava, Churruca, Cayetano Valdés y Alcalá Galiano, realizados por Vallejo y J. Donón. Todos los envíos peninsulares se hacen por mensajería, con entrega en domicilio. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        THE DOCTRINE OF THE UNITY OF THE HUMAN RACE EXAMINED ON THE PRINCIPLES OF SCIENCE

      Charleston, S.C.: C. Canning, 1850. First Edition. Half Leather. Very Good binding. An important work in which Bachman -- pastor St. John's Lutheran Church in Charleston -- maintains that all of humanity derives from one species. By the minister, naturalist, friend of Audubon (he collaborated with Audubon in writing The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America, and two of his daughters married two of Audubon's sons) [DNB, I, pp. 466, 467], his thoughts here articulated influenced on the evolutionary theory which rocked the 19th century world. Binding is half-leather over marbled boards, and is lacking the front endpaper. With the bookplate of the "North Carolina Christian Missionary Convention". Pencilled gift inscription on the title page. The front hinge has an old paper reinforcement. One surmises that he was a man of some courage, arguing as he did in Charleston in 1850 that whites and blacks are of the same species. Uncommon in the trade. (DNB, I, pp. 466,467). Very Good binding.

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        Obermais bei Meran.

      1850 c.. Litografia, finemente colorita, mm 260x363. Bella veduta di Maia alta a Merano. Pubblicata dall'editore bolzanino Thuille e realizzata in litografia a Berlino da Von Lutke. Perfettamente conservata, a pieni margini.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Perini s.a.s.]
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