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        3 eigenh. Briefe m. Unterschrift.

      Wien bzw. ohne Ort, 1852-1871. Zus. 4 S., Gr.-8°. An den österr. Chemiker u. Mineralogen Anton Schrötter von Kristelli (1802-1875). - „[...] An der Universität Edinburgh, wo er Medizin studierte, wurde seine spätere Karriere entscheidend durch Robert Jameson und dessen Vorlesungen über Geologie und Mineralogie beeinflusst [..]. Nach erfolgreichem Abschluss seines Studiums als Mediziner 1817 zog es ihn für einige Jahre nach Paris. [...] Aufgrund seiner häufigen Studienreisen durch Deutschland, Österreich, Frankreich sowie zahlreicher Länder Südeuropas [...] wurde er einer der Pioniere der geologischen (und geognostischen) Forschung [...]. 1830 gehörte er zu den Gründern der ‚Société géologique de France‘ und wirkte bis 1835 als deren Präsident. Auch in London und Wien wirkte er als Mitglied der dortigen Geographischen Gesellschaften [...]. Im Jahr 1835 zog er nach Wien, wo er 1841 die österreichische Staatsbürgerschaft annahm. Im Jahr 1864 wurde Boué zum Mitglied der Gelehrtenakademie Leopoldina gewählt. Das Lebenswerk von Boué besteht aus 275 wissenschaftlichen Schriften [...]. 1847 erhielt Boué als einer der ersten Preisträger die Wollaston-Medaille der Geological Society of London“ (Wikipedia). --- Der in Olmütz geborene Anton Schrötter, Sohn eines Apothekers, studierte ab 1822 zunächst auf Wunsch seines Vaters in Wien Medizin, wechselte dann aber unter dem Einfluss von Friedrich Mohs zu den naturwissenschaftlichen Fächern, speziell der Mineralogie. 1827 erhielt er eine Assistentenstelle für Physik und Mathematik an der Universität Wien. 1830 wurde er Professor für Physik und Chemie am Technischen Institut Joanneum in Graz. Während eines halbjährigen Urlaubs im Jahre 1838 besuchte er chemische Institute in Göttingen, Heidelberg, Frankfurt und Paris. In Gießen machte er sich bei Justus von Liebig mit der organischen Elementaranalyse vertraut. Ab 1843 arbeitete er als Professor für technische Chemie am Polytechnischen Institut der Universität Wien und übernahm dort 1845 die Professur für allgemeine Chemie. Schrötter war neben Baumgartner, Ettingshausen und Haidinger einer der Begründer der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien und wurde 1850 ihr Generalsekretär. Die Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina wählte Schrötter 1856 zu ihrem Mitglied. Ab 1868 leitete er das österreichische Hauptmünzamt und wurde gleichzeitig zum Ministerialrat ernannt. Er wurde 1874 in den Ruhestand versetzt und eröffnete in seiner Wohnung ein Privatlaboratorium, in dem er Studien über Edelmetalle betrieb. 1875 starb er in Wien. Schrötter hat in seinem Leben ca. 60 wissenschaftliche Publikationen verfasst. Ab 1845 beschäftigte Schrötter sich intensiv mit Phosphor. 1848 gelang ihm der Nachweis der schon von Berzelius geäußerten Vermutung, dass roter Phosphor eine allotrope Modifikation des weißen Phosphors, nicht aber eine Phosphorverbindung ist. Schrötter wandelte weißen Phosphor durch Erhitzen in roten um, den man zeitweise Schrötterschen Phosphor nannte. Sein Verfahren zur Darstellung desselben revolutionierte die Streichholzindustrie, wo roter Phosphor schon bald als Bestandteil der Reibflächen genutzt wurde. Er war ein Organisator in Industrie und Wissenschaft sowie Berater bei den Vorbereitungen zur Novara-Expedition und zur Österreich-Ungarischen Nordpolexpedition. - Einige Faltspuren bzw. kl. Randläsuren. - Versand D: 12,00 EUR Boué, Schrötter, Geologie, Medizin, Brief, Letter, Lettre, Briefe, Autograph, Autographe, Autographen, Autograf, Autografe, Autografen, Signatur, Signiert, Signed, Signature, Unterschrift, Eigenhändig, Handschrift, Handschriften, Manuscript, Manuscrit, ALS, A.L.S., LAS, L.A.S.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Wolfgang Friebes]
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        Handbuch der Petrefaktenkunde. Text- und Tafelteil in 1 Band.

      Tübingen, Laupp, 1852. - (22,5 x 14,5 cm). (2) IV (2) 792 S. Mit 62 lithographierten Tafeln und je 1 Blatt Tafelerklärungen. Halblederband der Zeit. Erste Ausgabe seiner Hauptwerkes. - "Quenstedt's Petrefaktenkunde zeichnet sich durch eine Fülle neuer und feiner Beobachtungen, sowie durch einen Atlas mit vortrefflichen, größtentheils neuen Abbildungen aus" (Zittel). - Quenstedt (1809-1889), Professor für Paläontologie, Geologie und Mineralogie in Tübingen, hat die Grundlagen für die Geologie Schwabens gelegt und daneben auch Bedeutendes u.a. für die Paläontologie geleistet. - Durchgehend etwas stockfleckig. Titel, Tafeln und Tafelerklärungen verso gestempelt. Rücken restauriert. - DSB 11, 235; Nissen ZBI 3262 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Fisiología del Gusto

      1852 - BRILLAT-SAVARIN, Jean Anthelme. Fisiología del Gusto. Mexico City: Juan R. Navarro, 1852. Large octavo, contemporary half black morocco, raised bands, patterned cloth boards, marbled endpapers. $4200.First edition in Spanishâ€"and the first translation in any languageâ€"of “the most famous book in gastronomy,” with engraved portrait of the author and in-text wood-engraved headpieces and illustrations after those in the 1826 French first edition."One of the most witty discussions on food ever written… The work is filled with entertaining anecdotes and commentary on good eating, including several pages of impressions about the United States" (Feret, 38). Brillat-Savarin fled to the United States after the Revolution, only to return to France in 1797 and secure an appointment to the Supreme Court of Appeal. While he held that post until he died, his greatest passions were exercised in his leisure time. Brillat-Savarin wrote extensive treatises on art, culture, science, and, of course, gastronomy. His appreciation for restaurants was virtually unparalleled and he was known for throwing elaborate dinner parties at his home in Paris. He was known for his tuna omelette, stuffed pheasant garnished with oranges, and fillet of beef with truffles. In 1825, just two months before his death, this work was published. It made him the most famous gastronomist of the day and he became known as the ultimate authority on food and dining. The initial 500 copies of the French first edition immediately sold out and the book has never been out of print since then. Includes histories of cooking, gourmands, coffee and chocolate, international specialties, a study of obesity, and more. Text in Spanish. This Mexican Spanish-language edition precedes the first American edition, issued in 1854, as well as the first Spanish edition, which did not appear until 1869. Cagle 1199. Gernon, Une Affaire de Goût 138. Bookbinder label on front pastedown.Discoloration to blank verso of frontispiece; bit of scuffing to spine ends. An extremely good copy, scarce. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bauman Rare Books]
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        Handschreiben mit eigenh. U.

      St. Petersburg, 9. IV. 1852. - ½ S. auf Doppelblatt. 4to. "Herr Oberst von Berg. Empfangen Sie Meinen Dank für das Schreiben vom 14ten d. M. in welchem Sie Mir Ihre Ernennung zum Commandeur der 7ten Cavallerie-Brigade anzeigen. Durch Zuweisung dieses umfangreicheren Wirkungskreises, ist Ihnen von Seiner Majestät dem Könige ein neuer ehrenvoller Beweis Höchster Huld und Vertrauens zu Theil geworden, wozu Ich Ihnen nur aufrichtigst Glück wünschen kann. Ich verbleibe Ihnen wohlgewogen [.]." - Mittig quer gefaltet. Verso von späterer Hand bezeichnet "Unterschrift des Kaisers Nikolas I von Russland".

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Falconry in the Valley of the Indus

      Jon Van Voorst, London 1852 - First ed. 107 pp, 4 lithographed plates. Only 500 copies printed. Penzer p 41. After 10 years 257 copies remained for sale so the publisher recommended scrapping them and preparing a second edition. Thus the book is now RARE. Bound in dark purple cloth with gilt blind border enclosing corner & center designs on both covers. Gilt spine lettering. Burton's falconry experiences while in Sind in Northern India. A work that still today is of great interest to falconers and Burton collectors. Lovely very near fine to fine in all respects. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        [Op. 52]. A Hymn of Praise (Lobgesang) Symphonia Cantata, No. 1... Op. 52. [Piano-vocal score]

      London: J. Alfred Novello [PN 1025]. [1852-1856]. Folio. Modern marbled boards. 1f. (title), [1] (blank), 2-39 (instrumental no. 1, "Sinfonia," for piano four hands, with Primo to recto and Secondo to verso pages), 40-111 (piano-vocal score of no. 2, "Chor," to no.), [i] (blank) pp. Engraved. Printed header to title: "Novello's Edition of the Works of Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Op. 52." Addresses to imprint: "69, Dean St. Soho, 24, Poultry. & 389, Broadway, New York." Price list above imprint: "Reduced Prices P.F. score 14s,- Separate Vocal parts 4[s]- Separate Orch. Strings 25[s], 6[d] Separate Orch. Wind 48[s],- Full score 42[s],-." Handstamp of Llanelly Public Library to head of title and p. 3; round embossed stamp, "Corporation of Llanelly Public Library," to outer margin of title, p. 57, and final page of music. Rehearsal letters and other markup in pencil to pp. 40-53 and 74-86, in two different hands. Slightly foxed; smudges to pp. 6-7; minor paper imperfection to pp. 107-108. A very good copy overall. . Probable First Edition, later issue. Rare. MWV A18. Not in Hoboken or Hirsch. WorldCat (8 copies, 4 in North America: University of Toronto; Yale University; Westminster Choir College; Stanford University (no distinctions among issues). Dated according to addresses in imprint: Novello's address at 24 Poultry Street was current from 1845 to May 1856; the New York address on Broadway was used from August 1852 and no later than 1859 (see Humphries & Smith p. 246). Novello's edition supposedly precedes Breitkopf & Härtel's (first advertised in June 1841), but the present copy does not. Not to be confused with Novello's regular piano-vocal score (PN 1869), which was reprinted many times and in high print runs. "With the ?'Lobgesang?' Symphony, composed in 1840 and published as Symphony no.2 in 1841, Mendelssohn... produced a symphony extending into the realm of religious music. Also, by introducing texted elements into the work, he took up an equally daunting challenge, that of responding to Beethoven's Ninth Symphony... Mendelssohn's solution, as he explained to Klingemann, was to attempt a hybrid symphony-cantata: a three-movement, through-composed orchestral sinfonia attached to a nine-movement vocal cantata, with biblical texts celebrating mankind's progress from darkness to enlightenment (the agent of this process was the word of God, as disseminated by the Gutenberg Bible). Linking the symphony and cantata is a recurring motto-like intonation... initially announced by the trombones and then given verbal meaning in the cantata by the addition of the text ?'Alles was Odem hat, lobe den Herrn?'." R. Larry Todd in Grove Music Online.

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        Lehrbuch der Toxicologie. Nach der fünften, umgearbeiteten und vielfach vermehrten Auflage aus dem Französischen mit selbständigen Zusätzen bearbeitet von Dr. G. Krupp. 2 Bände.

      Braunschweig, Friedrich Vieweg, 1852-53. Gr.-8°. 2 Bll., 601 (1) S., 5 Bll.; VI S., 1 Bl., 720 S., 8 Bll., Marmor. Ppbde. d. Zt. m. goldgepr. Rückenschildern. Eine der besten dt. Übersetzungen dieses klassischen Werkes der Toxikologie. Der Gründer der „Academie de Medecine“, Mathieu Joseph Bonaventura Orfila aus Menorca (1787-1853), studierte in Spanien und Paris. Er war einer der größten gerichtsmedizinischen Experten seiner Zeit und Begründer der modernen Toxikologie. - „Orfila, pioneer toxicologist, was the leading medico-legal expert of his time“ (Garrison/M. 2872). - Einbände min. berieben. Durchg. etw. gebräunt bzw. stock- oder braunfleckig. Unbeschnittenes Exemplar. - Hirsch/H. IV, 438. Versand D: 12,00 EUR Orfila, Krupp, Lehrbuch der Toxicologie, Toxikologie, Gift, Gifte, Vergiftungen

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        Chants d'Inistoga ou Echos du Désert par R. A. de H., citoyen du Vénézuela.

      Paris, Dauvin et Fontaine, 1852. - in-12. 1f. IV. 187pp. Demi-veau rouge, dos lisse titré en lettres dorées et portant les initiales A.H. en queue (reliure de l'époque). Edition Originale très rare de ce recueil de poésies trilingue par Rafael Agostini Hospedales (1808-1881), importante figure intellectuelle du Vénézuela. Avocat de formation européenne, il rédigea un projet de Code Civil pour son pays et fut notamment membre des Galipanada, mouvement insurrectionnel vénézuelien dont la tentative de coup d'état échoua en 1858. Le présent ouvrage, composé de trois parties: française, italienne et espagnole, comporte notamment des pièces célébrant les figures de Napoléon et de Bolivar. Bel exemplaire. Barbier, I, 565. 2 exemplaires seulement au CCFR. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        [Op. 52]. A Hymn of Praise (Lobgesang) Symphonia Cantata, No. 1... Op. 52. [Piano-vocal score]

      London: J. Alfred Novello [PN 1025]. [1852-1856]. Folio. Modern marbled boards. 1f. (title), [1] (blank), 2-39 (instrumental no. 1, "Sinfonia," for piano four hands, with Primo to recto and Secondo to verso pages), 40-111 (piano-vocal score of no. 2, "Chor," to no.), [i] (blank) pp. Engraved. Printed header to title: "Novello's Edition of the Works of Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Op. 52." Addresses to imprint: "69, Dean St. Soho, 24, Poultry. & 389, Broadway, New York." Price list above imprint: "Reduced Prices P.F. score 14s,- Separate Vocal parts 4[s]- Separate Orch. Strings 25[s], 6[d] Separate Orch. Wind 48[s],- Full score 42[s],-." Handstamp of Llanelly Public Library to head of title and p. 3; round embossed stamp, "Corporation of Llanelly Public Library," to outer margin of title, p. 57, and final page of music. Rehearsal letters and other markup in pencil to pp. 40-53 and 74-86, in two different hands. Slightly foxed; smudges to pp. 6-7; minor paper imperfection to pp. 107-108. A very good copy overall. . Probable First Edition, later issue. Rare. MWV A18. Not in Hoboken or Hirsch. WorldCat (8 copies, 4 in North America: University of Toronto; Yale University; Westminster Choir College; Stanford University (no distinctions among issues). Dated according to addresses in imprint: Novello's address at 24 Poultry Street was current from 1845 to May 1856; the New York address on Broadway was used from August 1852 and no later than 1859 (see Humphries & Smith p. 246). Novello's edition supposedly precedes Breitkopf & Härtel's (first advertised in June 1841), but the present copy does not. Not to be confused with Novello's regular piano-vocal score (PN 1869), which was reprinted many times and in high print runs. "With the ‘LobgesangÂ’ Symphony, composed in 1840 and published as Symphony no.2 in 1841, Mendelssohn... produced a symphony extending into the realm of religious music. Also, by introducing texted elements into the work, he took up an equally daunting challenge, that of responding to Beethoven's Ninth Symphony... Mendelssohn's solution, as he explained to Klingemann, was to attempt a hybrid symphony-cantata: a three-movement, through-composed orchestral sinfonia attached to a nine-movement vocal cantata, with biblical texts celebrating mankind's progress from darkness to enlightenment (the agent of this process was the word of God, as disseminated by the Gutenberg Bible). Linking the symphony and cantata is a recurring motto-like intonation... initially announced by the trombones and then given verbal meaning in the cantata by the addition of the text ‘Alles was Odem hat, lobe den HerrnÂ’." R. Larry Todd in Grove Music Online.

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        Ölgemälde: Die kleine Schäferin.

       Reizendes kleines Ölgemälde des Wiener Genremalers Joseph Kinzel ( *1852 Lobenstein, Schlesien - 1925 Spitz an der Donau ). Öl auf Kupferplatte, alt gerahmt. Bildmaße: 20,3 x 16,5 cm ( Höhe x Breite ) / Rahmenmaß: 24 x 19,5 cm ). Rechts unten mit J. Kinzel signiert, undatiert ( ca. um 1880 ). Gezeigt wird eine junge Schäferin mit 3 Schafen, im Hintergrund ein Distelstrauch. Das Bild im linken Rand mit einer kleinen Druckstelle, ansonsten guter Zutand. Der Rahmen leicht bestoßen. J. Kinzel ( im Thieme-Becker als Josef Kinzel aufgeführt ) studierte an der Wiener Akademie uner E. Engerth, Blass, Wurzinger und Eisenmenger, vollendete seine Studien an der Münchner Akademie unter Alois Gabl und Otto Seitz und machte sich dann in Wien ansässig. Er beschickte um die Jahrhundertwende einige Kunstausstellungen in Wien, München und Berlin - seine Gemälde finden sich in einigen Museen sowie im österreichischen Staatsbesitz. Drei seiner Gemälde erwarb in den 1880er Jahren der österreichische Kaiser Franz Joseph. >>Literatur u.a.: Thieme-Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der bildenden Künstler, Band 20, Seite 337 und 338. <<( Pic erhältlich - webimage available ) Versandkostenfreie Lieferung Kinzel, Joseph Kinzel, Ölgemälde, Gemälde, Schäferin, Genreszene, Schaf, Schafherde, Schafzucht, Josef Kinzel, Josef, Lobenstein, Schlesien, Spitz, Wien, Österreich, Google

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        HORN'S OVERLAND GUIDE, FROM THE U.S. INDIAN SUB-AGENCY, COUNCIL BLUFFS, ON THE MISSOURI RIVER, TO THE CITY OF SACRAMENTO, IN CALIFORNIA

      New York, 1852. 16mo. Original cloth, stamped in blind and gilt. Cloth a bit faded and worn. Ex-Essex Institute Library, with their bookplate on front pastedown, blindstamp on titlepage, and paper label on spine. Front free endpaper torn. A few text leaves wrinkled or creased, faint tideline along lower edge of text leaves. Overall, in about very good condition. In a cloth clamshell box, gilt morocco label. One of two issues of the first edition of the "best handbook for the central route available at the time" (Howes). This is the issue with the "opinions of the press" on page 5, and the longer pagination of the main text. Hosea Horn was an Iowa lawyer who travelled the routes himself and produced this detailed overland guide, the most popular and best-known of its day. The text consists of a lengthy list of "Notable Places, Objects and Remarks" and follows the trail in a detailed, step-by- step fashion, with mileage charts, distance between places, etc. The map was executed by Colton and shows the entire central route, with all the cut-offs, marked in red. "Especial importance attaches to this work from the fact that it was one of the few guides which actually measured and described much of the route traversed. Horn had personally been over all the 'cut-offs' and he prepared what is possibly the most exact account of the 'Overland Trail' which has come down to us" - Eberstadt. "One of the best of the guides, as it is one of the few where the distances were closely measured" - Streeter.

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        Tom';s Cabin: or, Life Among The Lowly

      John P. Jewett & Co, Boston 1852 - Octavo. Mixed set. Vol. I. Tenth Thousand, (2nd ed.)312pp. Vol. II. Fifteenth Thousand, (later ed.) 322pp., Each volume contains 3 full page plates, bound in near contemporary ¾ dark brown morocco over black pebble grained cloth, light brown endpapers, raised bands gilt with compartments stamped and lettered in gilt, page 33 of volume one has a stain in upper right corner, minor spots of rubbing, internally only an occasional spot of foxing or soiling. In all, a very good set.

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        La Bourse de Copenhague.

      *** Børsen i København. Litografi. 18,5 x 28 cm. Trykt i Paris af Imp. Lemercier, Benard et Companie, 55 rue de Seine. [ Litografiet kommer fra værket "Pittoresk Resetour från Stockholm till Neapel", 1852]. Indrammet med passepartout i ægte guldramme (Brock Rammehåndværk). Rammen måler 34,5 x 48 cm. Fint eksemplar. - Børsen med det karakteristiske spir. Foran Børsen er et detailleret billede af folkelivet på havnen samt skuder, der bringer varer til hovedstaden.. Børsen er en af de ældste bygninger i København, opført i årene 1619-40. Børsen blev opført som en kornbørs, der kunne modtage skibslaster fra begge sider af bygningen og lade kornet hejse op til 1. sal og på loftet. I stuen indrettedes boder for handlende med direkte adgang fra gaden.Der skulle handles i Børsen, ikke med penge og abstrakte papirværdier, men med "reelle" værdier. Men over flere hundrede år ændres meget : I 1775 overgik Børsen til Kurantbanken, og sidst i det 18. århundrede fungerede Børsen på nogle områder snarere som en pengebørs. Da Grosserer-Societetet købte Børsen i 1855 måtte de sidste handlende forlade deres boder på Børsen. Helt op til dette år var der endnu både vinhandlere, høkere, urtekræmmere og skibsproviantører. Hvad der begyndte som en varebørs blev med tiden til en pengebørs og sluttelig en fondsbørs

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        Die Alpen-Pflanzen Deutschlands und der Schweiz.

      - 3 Bände u. Suppl.-Band. Kaiser, Mchn. 1852-68. Mit kolor. lithogr. Titel zu Bd. IV und 400 handkolor. lithogr. Tafeln. Kl.-8°. Dekorative grüne Ln.-Bde. mit reicher Rücken- und Deckelvergold. Bd. IV etwas fleckig u. locker. Einige Taf. etwas fleckig u. gebräunt, sonst sehr schönes frisches Exemplar mit den zauberhaft kolorierten Tafeln. Nissen 2119.

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        16 eigenh. Briefe m. Unterschrift.

      Baden-Baden u. Wien, 1852-64. Zus. 64 S., Kl.-8° bzw. 8°. Reichsfreiherr Franz Xaver von Andlaw-Birseck war der Sohn des badischen Ministers Reichsfreiherrn Konrad Karl von Andlaw-Birseck (1763-1839) und dessen Ehefrau Sophie von Schakmin. Der badische Politiker Heinrich Bernhard von Andlaw-Birseck (1802-1871) war sein jüngerer Bruder. Franz Xaver von Andlaw-Birseck studierte an den Universitäten Freiburg im Breisgau, Landshut und Heidelberg Rechtswissenschaften und unternahm anschließend eine Grand Tour durch Italien, Frankreich und England. 1824 trat er in den badischen Staatsdienst, und zwar beim Ministerium des Äußern. Während dieser Zeit heiratete er auch seine Verlobte Katharina Hirsch. Nachdem er von 1826 bis 1830 und wieder von 1832 bis 1835 Sekretär der badischen Gesandtschaft in Wien gewesen war, ging er als Ministerresident 1838 nach München, 1843 nach Paris und 1846 als außerordentlicher Gesandter nach Wien. Im Jahre 1856 trat er in den Ruhestand und lebte seitdem meist in Baden-Baden. Er starb am 4. September 1876 in Bad Homburg vor der Höhe. Er schrieb „Pariser Bilder“ (Stuttgart, 1845), „Erinnerungsblätter aus den Papieren eines Diplomaten“ (Frankfurt a. M., 1857), „Mein Tagebuch, 1811-61“ (2 Bde., Frankfurt a. M., 1862), „Die Frauen in der Geschichte“ (2 Bde., Mainz, 1861), „Sieben heilige Fürsten“ (Regensburg, 1865) u.a. - Der Empfänger der auf Französisch abgefassten Briefe ist Jacques (Jacob) Mislin (1807-1878). Der aus ärmlichen Verhältnissen stammende Mislin konnte dank seines Onkels an der berühmten Lehranstalt von Porrentruy im Schweizer Kanton Bern studieren, wo er nicht viel später auch selbst unterrichten sollte. Der 1830 zum Priester geweihte kath. Theologe wurde 1836 auf Vermittlung des Grafen von Bombelle an den Wiener Hof berufen, wo er einer der Lehrer der Söhne von Erzherzog Franz Karl und Erzherzogin Sophie wurde und damit sowohl den zukünftigen Kaiser Franz Joseph wie auch Erzherzog Ferdinand Maximilian (später Kaiser Max von Mexiko) unterrichtete (u.a. auch in Erdkunde). Vor der Revolution von 1848 unternahm Mislin eine Pilgerreise von Wien über Budapest und Konstantinopel nach Jersusalem. Der danach erschienene Reisebericht wurde in mehrere Sprachen übersetzt und mehrfach nachgedruckt. In den folgenden Jahren leitete er die Bibliothek am Hof der Herzogin von Parma, Erzherzogin Marie Louise, wurde zum Abt von St. Maria von Deg (Ungarn), geheimer Kämmerer u. Hausprälat Papst Pius\' XI., Apostolischer Pronotar, Kanoniker der Kathedrale von Großwardein, Träger zahlr. Orden (u.a. von Spanien, Parma u. des Ritterordens vom Heiligen Grab zu Jerusalem) sowie Mitglied zahlr. Akademien. Der Verfasser zahlr. Publikationen und Vertraute des belgischen Königs und des Grafen von Chambord blieb nach der Rückkehr von seiner Pilgerreise in Wien, wo er weiterhin in persönlichem Kontakt mit dem Kaiserhaus stand. - In einem numerierten, von Mislin eigenh. beschrifteten Papierumschlag. - Versand D: 12,00 EUR Mislin, Andlaw-Birseck, Baden, Brief, Letter, Lettre, Briefe, Autograph, Autographe, Autographen, Autograf, Autografe, Autografen, Signatur, Signiert, Signed, Signature, Unterschrift, Eigenhändig, Handschrift, Handschriften, Manuscript, Manuscrit, ALS, A.L.S., LAS, L.A.S.

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        Album herrschaftlicher Landsitze und Schlösser (in Sudetenland bzw. Böhmen) 125 Farblithographien gemalt von Heinrich Woldemar Rau mit 5 Bll. mit Tafelverzeichnis. (wohl alles Erschienene)

      Teplitz, J.W.Pohlig Verlag, um 1852, 1855. Zeitgenössischer, blindgeprägter Leineneinband mit Goldtitelprägung. Quer 4to. (25x35cm) Sehr schönes Ansichtwerk der Schlösser in Böhmen. Das Werk erschien von 1852 bis ca.1855 angeblich in 6 Lieferungen zu je 25 Lithotafeln. Die hier vorhandene 1-5 Lieferung ist vollständig. \"..ob das Werk auch so erschien, wie im Text angekündigt ist nicht bekannt...\" (Nebehy-W.) Herrensitze u.a. Hainspach, Horin, Klösterle, Kulm, Oberleitensdorf, Cross-Priesen, Winar, Dlaschkowitz, Liboch, Lissa, Repin, Weltrus, Karlscron, Kopiolno, Kost, Krinetz, Brandeis, Czernikowitz, Kacina, Nassaberc, Radborz, Karlskron, Dux, Teplitz u.a. Einband berieben, an den Kanten rissig. Versand D: 6,00 EUR

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        The Night Side of Nature. Or: Ghosts and Ghost Seers.

      London: G. Routledge 1852 - Third edition with new introduction (The first edition was 1848). 8vo. 2 volumes bound as 1. Contemporary brown half calf over brown cloth boards with burgundy title label and gilt decoration to spine. Some rubbing and scuffing to extremities, a little shelfwear, structurally sound and handsome, very good. Edges speckled red. Green endpapers, internally clean, pages lightly toned due to poor paper stock. Chip of loss to lower edge of page 495 not affecting text. Shows very well. One of the most influential and indeed wildly popular examinations of supernatural phenomena of the 19th century. Crowe was a contemporary of Dickens, Wilkie Collins and Charlotte Bronte and a well known author of the time. She was instrumental in engendering great public interest in unexplained supernatural phenomena and one of the first to suggest a correctly scientific approach to evaluating and understanding what she perceived as solvable mysteries in our midst. She can be credited with introducing the word "Poltergeist" to English literature in the first edition of this title. She was visible in the popular spiritualist movement, espoused spirit rapping, left her husband and went to live alone in Edinburgh, scandalised Hans Christian Andersen (you know, the chap with all the dying children in his tales) by being found inhaling ether with another woman at a party (19th century Edinburgh clearly being the Ibiza of the contemporary literati) and was the subject of a bizarre scandal involving her apparently wandering the city stark naked clutching a handkerchief and a carte de visite (I'd love to know whose) possibly believing that she had been made invisible at a seance: "Mrs Crowe has gone stark mad &#150; and stark naked &#150; on the spirit-rapping imposition. She was found t'other day in the street, clothed only in her chastity, a pocket-handkerchief and a visiting card. She had been informed, it appeared, by the spirits, that if she went out in that trim she would be invisible." That's Charles Dickens in a letter to a reverend, so there's no danger of him being thought of as a great big old gossip. It should also be noted that Mrs. Crowe (who hotly denied the incident, putting it down to chronic gastric inflammation, which is one I'll have to remember) was in her sixties at this point in her career, and I can't help but find the image of a successful female novelist, parapsychologist, ether fiend and all round dancer to the different drum finally just losing patience with polite Victorian society, rather a pleasing one. A nice copy of one of those books that everyone has been influenced by but no-one actually remembers. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Allgemeines Staatsrecht, geschichtlich begründet.

      München, Vlg der literarisch - artistischen anstalt 1852 - 24 x 15,5 cm, VI, 717 S., Rücken geplatzt, geprägter Ln - Einband, Schnitt stockfleckig

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        Ilsenburg (Harz). Bleistiftzeichnung, laviert.

       1852. Signiert, datiert \"Mai 1852\" und bezeichnet \"Ilsenburg\". Auf braunem Zeichenpapier. 22 x 40,5. Papier: 27,4 x 40,5. Von einem erhöhten Betrachterstandpunkt zeigt das großformatige Studienblatt den Ort Ilsenburg nur in wenigen Strichen, während sich die Landschaft vor dem Betrachter bis hin zum Brocken ausbreitet. - Der Hamburger Künstler Berend Goos war als Landschafts- und Genremaler tätig. Erst ab 1855 widmete er sich der Malerei: er wurde von Hermann Kauffmann unterwiesen und ging auf dessen Anraten zu J.W. Schirmer nach Karlsruhe. Studienreisen führten Goos nach Schleswig-Holstein, Thüringen, in den Harz und in den Schwarzwald. - Schwache Braunfleckchen. Versand D: 5,00 EUR Ilsenburg, Harz, Brocken, Landschaftsstudie, 19. Jahrhundert, Originalhandzeichnung,

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        The Night Side of Nature. Or: Ghosts and Ghost Seers.

      London: G. Routledge 1852, 1852. Third edition with new introduction (The first edition was 1848). 8vo. 2 volumes bound as 1. Contemporary brown half calf over brown cloth boards with burgundy title label and gilt decoration to spine. Some rubbing and scuffing to extremities, a little shelfwear, structurally sound and handsome, very good. Edges speckled red. Green endpapers, internally clean, pages lightly toned due to poor paper stock. Chip of loss to lower edge of page 495 not affecting text. Shows very well. One of the most influential and indeed wildly popular examinations of supernatural phenomena of the 19th century. Crowe was a contemporary of Dickens, Wilkie Collins and Charlotte Bronte and a well known author of the time. She was instrumental in engendering great public interest in unexplained supernatural phenomena and one of the first to suggest a correctly scientific approach to evaluating and understanding what she perceived as solvable mysteries in our midst. She can be credited with introducing the word "Poltergeist" to English literature in the first edition of this title. She was visible in the popular spiritualist movement, espoused spirit rapping, left her husband and went to live alone in Edinburgh, scandalised Hans Christian Andersen (you know, the chap with all the dying children in his tales) by being found inhaling ether with another woman at a party (19th century Edinburgh clearly being the Ibiza of the contemporary literati) and was the subject of a bizarre scandal involving her apparently wandering the city stark naked clutching a handkerchief and a carte de visite (I'd love to know whose) possibly believing that she had been made invisible at a seance: "Mrs Crowe has gone stark mad – and stark naked – on the spirit-rapping imposition. She was found t'other day in the street, clothed only in her chastity, a pocket-handkerchief and a visiting card. She had been informed, it appeared, by the spirits, that if she went out in that trim she would be invisible." That's Charles Dickens in a letter to a reverend, so there's no danger of him being thought of as a great big old gossip. It should also be noted that Mrs. Crowe (who hotly denied the incident, putting it down to chronic gastric inflammation, which is one I'll have to remember) was in her sixties at this point in her career, and I can't help but find the image of a successful female novelist, parapsychologist, ether fiend and all round dancer to the different drum finally just losing patience with polite Victorian society, rather a pleasing one. A nice copy of one of those books that everyone has been influenced by but no-one actually remembers.

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        The Dispatches, during his Various Campaigns in India, Denmark, Portugal, Spain, the Low Countries, and France.

      London: John Murray, , 1852. Compiled from Official and other Authentic Documents by the late John Gurwood. 8 volumes, octavo (235 × 145 mm). Contemporary full red morocco extra gilt by Francis Bedford (ink-stamped fillet on front free endpaper verso in each volume) for the Duke of Portland, brown morocco double lettering-pieces, flattened bands with twined foliate roll gilt, compartments gilt with central lozenge composed of floral and foliate tools, stylised foliate corner-pieces, all compartments with double fillet gilt panel with dog-tooth roll top and bottom, both boards with concentric panels in gilt, floral finial corner-pieces, double-ruled edge roll, all edges gilt, marbled beneath, marbled endpapers, gilt floral roll to the turn-ins edged with a dog-tooth roll. Mezzotint portrait frontispiece by Burgess after Lawrence to Volume I, general title with engraved arms of Wellington to each volume. Armorial bookplates of the Duke of Portland. The lightest shelf wear, pale browning, overall very good, a superb set. New and Enlarged Edition", much preferred and genuinely uncommon. A great deal of extra material has been added to the coverage of both the Wars in India and Europe, "extracts from the Instructions for the movements of the Army, and from the General Orders, circulated by the Quarter Master General and Adjutant General, in the Peninsula, France, and the Low Countries, have also been added to this edition". A substantial production, this set very little diminished in the binding having lost perhaps just a couple of millimetres in the process, remaining handsome and imposing, the best set we have handled. When he finished his apprenticeship Francis Bedford entered the workshop Charles Lewis of Duke Street, St. James's "one of the best bookbinders of the day … He was Lewis's foreman for many years and, when Lewis died in 1836, managed the business for Lewis's widow, Maria. It was during this period that Bedford's talent was noticed by the duke of Portland, who became not only a patron but a friend" (ODNB). In 1841, Bedford entered into partnership with John Clarke of Frith Street, Soho, carrying on their business in Frith Street until 1850, when the partnership was dissolved due to Bedford's ill health. Bedford convalesced at the Cape of Good Hope "where he remained for several years, the expenses of his stay being met by the duke of Portland, and on his return to England he established himself in Blue Anchor Yard, York Street, Westminster … Bedford was considered the leading English bookbinder of his time, surpassed only by the best French binders …The number of volumes bound by him is large, and according to his obituary in The Bookbinder, 'year after year a constant stream of beautifully bound books went forth from his hands'". A superb copy in a strictly contemporary by one of Britain's finest binders for his noble friend and patron.

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        Das malerische und romantische Anhalt. Ein Album, enthaltend die Beschreibung, Geschichte, Sagen des Landes etc.

      Dessau Stange () 1852 - 92 S. Text, gr.8°. Mit 24 lith. Ansichten nach Zeichnungen von Gustav Frank und 15 lith. Portraits auf 6 Tafeln. Orig. Pappband mit farbigem Deckeltitel. Die Ansichten zeigen u.a.: Raguhn, Plötzkau, Ballenstedt u. Coswig, durchgehend fleckig, Buchblock stellenweise gebrochen, Ecken und Kanten berieben 650 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Gothaischer Genealogischer Hofkalender [Hof-Kalendar] nebst diplomatisch-statistischem Jahrbuche 1852 (x2), 1854, 1861, 1862, 1864

      Gotha: Justus Perthes. Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1852. First Edition. Cloth. Publisher's decorative cloth stamped in blind and with titles in gilt on spine, printed yellow endpapers, in publisher's original dust-wrappers with printed paper spine labels; pagination varies. The books are all near fine, with some scattered internal foxing and offsetting and occasional minor ink notations; the jackets are very good or better, with minor chipping at the edges and spine tips; the front flap for 1862 is missing ; the 1864 volume has the original price printed on the spine label and a contemporary bookseller ticket affixed to the front pastedown; Attractive, and scarce in the wrappers. .

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        Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds.

      London: Office of the National Illustrated Library, 1852. Octavo, 2 volumes, original cloth, gilt titles to the spine. Illustrated with numerous engravings throughout. In very good condition with some wear to the extremities and sporadic foxing. Uncommon in the original cloth. Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds is divided into three broad categories, including 'National Delusions,' 'Peculiar Follies,' and 'Philosophical Delusions.' The author discusses and usually debunks a wide variety of subjects and events. These include economic bubbles like the tulip craze of Holland in 1637 or the Mississippi Company financial bubble of 1719; alchemy, which was of particular interest to individuals who wanted to create gold out of lesser-valued materials; the Crusades, also known as the Middle Ages mania; witch hunts, the persecution of thousands of innocent victims that arose from either supernatural ill fortune or neighbors with a score to settle; duels; the political and religious influence on beards; and several others. The impact of Mackay?'s work has been remarkably far-reaching, influencing such fields as popular psychology and the stock market— as noted by The New York Times, which urged: "Any investor who has not read Charles Mackay?'s "Tulipomania," from his classic Extraordinary Popular Delusions, first published in 1841, should grab this book for that exercise alone."

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        Journals of a Landscape Painter in Southern Calabria Etc

      London: Richard Bentley, 1852. xx, [4], 284pp, [4]. Original cloth, smooth back, title, author and publisher in gilt to spine, blind stamped decoration to covers. Recased, small amount of loss to original spine at spine ends, rubbed to extremities. Internally lightly browned, with occasional light foxing, previous owner's name to head of half-title but generally fairly clean and bright. With two maps and twenty tinted lithographs. Abbey notes that "Lear's technique shows a definite advance. The range of tones is increased while at the same time the texture is lighter and there is greater detail. The size of the lithographs is increased and some of the plates have considerable dramatic force". Abbey Travel 175; Pine-Coffin 847(3) and Field 149-150. First Edition. Hardback. Good. Illus. by Lear, Edward. 4to.

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        Napoléon le petit.

      Jeffs, libraire-éditeur. Bruxelles, A. Mertens, Londres 1852 - Petit in-12 de (7)-385-(1) pp., demi-maroquin bleu à coins, dos à nerfs, tête dorée, premier plat de couverture conservé (Pagnant). Edition originale. Bel exemplaire. Vicaire IV, 310. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        LOS CUBANOS PINTADOS POR SI MISMOS. COLECCION DE TIPOS CUBANOS. EDICION DE LUJO ILLUSTRADA POR LANDALUZE CON GRABADOS DE D. JOSE ROBLES. TOMO I

      Havana, 1852. Modern half morocco and marbled boards. Scattered foxing; occasional contemporary ink and pencil graffiti and notes on plates and text leaves. Overall very good. One of the most important works of costumbrismo in Latin America, and the first collection of its kind in Cuba, with contributions from several notable Cuban writers, and illustrated by Victor Patricio de Landaluze. In the early 1800s a large number of authors and artists in Spain participated in the costumbrismo movement, an important precursor to later 19th-century realism that generally involved written or pictorial sketches of a particular country's or region's social "types," customs, and manners. By 1830 the movement had spread to Cuba, among both native authors and Spanish artists traveling abroad. In the latter category was Victor Patricio de Landaluze (1828-89), the illustrator of the present volume, who eventually settled in Cuba and founded the satirical newspaper, DON JUNÍPERO. LOS CUBANOS PINTADOS... features twenty of Landaluze's illustrations of Cuban types ("La coqueta," "El tabaquero," "El litigante," etc.), engraved on plates by Jose Robles, and includes numerous in-text woodcut illustrations by Robles. The chalk-style lithographic frontispiece view, presumably by Landaluze, depicts a crowd viewing "TIPOS CUBANOS" in a peepshow box at an outdoor gathering. A total of thirty-eight types are described in the volume, often in a combination of prose, dialogue, and verse, by a variety of Cuban costumbre writers, most notably José Victoriano Betancourt, Manuel Costales, Manuel Zequeira, and José María de Cárdenas y Rodriguez. In her "Survey of Cuban Costumbrismo," Roberta Day Corbitt discusses Cárdenas at length, noting the "humorous irony of Cervantes" in his costumbre satire. Corbitt also cites Cuban biographer Francisco Calcagno, who states that between Cárdenas and writer Anselmo Suárez, "the two have made the most complete and finished picture of the physical and moral condition of a country which was ever traced by the pen of any writer" (Corbitt, p.43). A significant and surprisingly rare volume, with no copies listed on OCLC.

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        THE SOUTH-WESTERN MONTHLY, A JOURNAL DEVOTED TO LITERATURE AND SCIENCE, EDUCATION, THE MECHANIC ARTS AND AGRICULTURE. VOLUME I[-II]

      Nashville, 1852. Later three-quarter black morocco and cloth, spines gilt. Corners lightly worn. Ownership inscription on verso of each frontispiece, bookplate on rear pastedowns. First volume with ink stamp on pastedown and titlepage. Lightly foxed. Some light wear and soiling. Very good. A very rare complete set of this interesting and important Tennessee periodical, containing all twelve articles entitled "Early History of the Southwest," which constitute the main interest of the magazine for modern readers. After the magazine ceased publication with the December 1852 issue, the editors followed their intention stated in their last editorial and gathered all of the narratives into a book issued in January 1853 entitled INDIAN BATTLES, MURDERS, SEIGES [sic] AND FORAYS IN THE SOUTH-WEST. "...This was a collection of narratives by various authors. These had appeared separately as articles in the SOUTH WESTERN MONTHLY MAGAZINE, printed in Nashville during the years 1851-52. The magazines are considered frontier periodicals of extreme rarity - the 1853 book...is all but unobtainable. Apparently, few copies of the book were printed, judging from the very few times one finds records of its sale..." - Allen. The actual first appearances in print of all of the items in the book are the periodical versions. Articles include "Sketch of the Captivity of Col. Joseph Brown," "The Indian Massacres in the Vicinity of Bosley's Spring...," "Indian Murders around Nashville - Narrative of John Davis, Esq.," "Scalping of Thomas Everett and his two sisters, near Buchanan's Fort...," "Indian Battles and Murders - Narrative of General Hall," "Perils attending emigration from Virginia to the West...burning of Sigler's Fort. Narrative of John Carr," "The levy of men sent out from North Carolina...narrative of Mr. Samuel Blair," "Narrative of John Rains," "Massacre at Cavet's Station." Virtually all of the narratives describe Indian fights in Tennessee between the 1780s and the War of 1812. An important rarity of Indian warfare on the Old Southwest frontier. This set has a remarkably large number of plates; other sets we know of have far fewer. All seem to be remainders from New York publications used as illustrations without regard to text.

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        Trial of Wikoff, Vannoud, And Cavallari, For a Forced Marriage...

      1852. A Sensational Case of Kidnapping [Trial]. Wikoff, Henry [1813-1884], Principal Defendant. Vannoud, Louis, Defendant. Cavallari, Luigi, Defendant. Trial of Wikoff, Vannoud, And Cavallari, For a Forced Marriage Between Miss Gamble and One of the Accused. Before the High Court of Genoa, February 9-10, 1852. London: William Shoberl, 1852. 64 pp. Lithograph portrait frontispiece of Wikoff. Octavo (8-1/2" x 5-1/2"). Stab-stitched pamphlet in printed wrappers. Moderate soiling, rubbing to extremities with some wear to spine ends and corners. Light toning to text, foxing to a few laves, internally clean. $750. * Only edition. An account of one of the sensational trials of the early 1850s. Wikoff, or as he called himself, Chevalier Wikoff, was an American impresario, occasional European correspondent for the New York Herald and, possibly, a spy for Lord Palmerston. He was engaged to Jane Catherine Gamble, an English woman. Gamble changed her mind shortly before the wedding and fled to Genoa. Wikoff tracked her down and apparently tricked her into coming along with him to his apartment. Shortly afterwards Gamble filed a complaint of kidnapping that landed Wikoff in an Italian jail for 15 months. He was found guilty in an Italian court and forced to return her letters and "extorted promise of marriage." Ever enterprising, Wikoff responded to the negative publicity with a memoir entitled My Courtship and Its Consequences (1855), which became a best-seller. Copies of The Trial of Wikoff are scarce. OCLC locates 7 worldwide: 2 in the British Library and 5 in North American law libraries (Harvard, Library of Congress, University of Georgia, University of Minnesota, University of Pennsylvania).

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        Constitucion Politica Reformada del Estado de Coahuila.

      1852. Saltillo, 1852. [Mexico]. [Coahuila, State of]. Constitucion Politica Reformada del Estado de Coahuila. Saltillo: Imprenta del Gobierno, 1852. 50 pp. Octavo (6" x 4"). Contemporary morocco, gilt spine, ornate gilt frames enclosing elaborate blind-stamped panels, gilt inside dentelles, moire satin-covered pastedowns and front free endpapers, gilt edges. Light rubbing to extremities, cracks between front free endpapers and text block, light toning to text, foxing in a few places, internally clean. A handsome copy of a rare imprint. $1,500. * The third largest state in Mexico, Coahuila had a colorful political history. "Coahuila and Texas" was one of the constituent states of the newly independent United Mexican States under its 1824 Constitution. (Texas seceded in 1835 to form the Republic of Texas.) In turn, Coahuila became a member of the short lived Republic of the Rio Grande in 1840. On February 19, 1856, Santiago Vidaurri annexed Coahuila to his state, Nuevo Leon, but it regained its separate status in 1868. Constitucion Politica Reformada was a proposed reform Constitution from 1852 that was never enacted. OCLC locates 1 copy in North America (at UT Austin); no copies located in North American law libraries.

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        Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds.

      London: Office of the National Illustrated Library, 1852. Octavo, 2 volumes, original cloth, gilt titles to the spine. Illustrated with numerous engravings throughout. In very good condition with some wear to the extremities. Previous owners names on the titles pages. Uncommon in the original cloth. Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds is divided into three broad categories, including 'National Delusions,' 'Peculiar Follies,' and 'Philosophical Delusions.' The author discusses and usually debunks a wide variety of subjects and events. These include economic bubbles like the tulip craze of Holland in 1637 or the Mississippi Company financial bubble of 1719; alchemy, which was of particular interest to individuals who wanted to create gold out of lesser-valued materials; the Crusades, also known as the Middle Ages mania; witch hunts, the persecution of thousands of innocent victims that arose from either supernatural ill fortune or neighbors with a score to settle; duels; the political and religious influence on beards; and several others. The impact of Mackay?'s work has been remarkably far-reaching, influencing such fields as popular psychology and the stock market— as noted by The New York Times, which urged: "Any investor who has not read Charles Mackay?'s "Tulipomania," from his classic Extraordinary Popular Delusions, first published in 1841, should grab this book for that exercise alone."

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        Royal Palaces and Hints for Other Improvements in the Metropolis with The Scraps on Lighting and Ventilating the House of Commons Put Together in April 1852

      Privately Printed, [London] - No date, but probably 1852. Large quarto red unlettered cloth stamped in blind. With 24 full-page plates and plans, many folding. With the Plan of Hyde Park and Part of the City of London, partially hand colored. This is a group of Trench's publications, in various sheet sizes and from various dates, starting in 1831 (with plates from an 1826 printing) and going through 1852, with reprints of his many letters on his proposals. Included are his proposals for improving the royal palaces, the House of Commons, embanking the north side of the Thames, lowering the Nelson Pillar in Trafalgar Square, altering the dome of the National Gallery, and many more. The plates are fine and clean, done in considerable detail, showing an architect's view of how London looked in the mid-nineteenth century and how it might be improved. A very good copy of a rare and unusual work. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Les Papillons. Métamorphoses terrestres des peuples de l'air.

      Paris: Gabriel de Gonet, 1852 - Première édition, 2 volumes grand in-8; T.I: [iv], 232p., [1p. Table]; T.II: [iv], 258p., [1p.]; 2 frontispices et 33 gravures coloriées (20 sur bois et 15 sur acier), plus quelques figures en noir pour l' "Entomologie des Dames". Reliure d'époque en demi-chagrin vert, dos à nerfs orné de filets dorés, gardes marbrées. Bel exemplaire à grandes marges, sans rousseurs. Célèbre édition romantique illustrée de charmants personnages ailés. Vicaire VI, 246.

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        Op. 52]. A Hymn of Praise (Lobgesang) Symphonia Cantata, No. 1. Op. 52. [Piano-vocal score]

      J. Alfred Novello [PN 1025] [1852-1856], London - Probable First Edition, later issue. Rare. MWV A18. Not in Hoboken or Hirsch. WorldCat (8 copies, 4 in North America: University of Toronto; Yale University; Westminster Choir College; Stanford University (no distinctions among issues). Dated according to addresses in imprint: Novello's address at 24 Poultry Street was current from 1845 to May 1856; the New York address on Broadway was used from August 1852 and no later than 1859 (see Humphries & Smith p. 246). Novello's edition supposedly precedes Breitkopf & Härtel's (first advertised in June 1841), but the present copy does not. Not to be confused with Novello's regular piano- vocal score (PN 1869), which was reprinted many times and in high print runs."With the &#145;Lobgesang&#146; Symphony, composed in 1840 and published as Symphony no.2 in 1841, Mendelssohn. produced a symphony extending into the realm of religious music. Also, by introducing texted elements into the work, he took up an equally daunting challenge, that of responding to Beethoven's Ninth Symphony. Mendelssohn's solution, as he explained to Klingemann, was to attempt a hybrid symphony-cantata: a three-movement, through-composed orchestral sinfonia attached to a nine-movement vocal cantata, with biblical texts celebrating mankind's progress from darkness to enlightenment (the agent of this process was the word of God, as disseminated by the Gutenberg Bible). Linking the symphony and cantata is a recurring motto-like intonation. initially announced by the trombones and then given verbal meaning in the cantata by the addition of the text &#145;Alles was Odem hat, lobe den Herrn&#146;." R. Larry Todd in Grove Music Online. Folio. Modern marbled boards. 1f. (title), [1] (blank), 2-39 (instrumental no. 1, "Sinfonia," for piano four hands, with Primo to recto and Secondo to verso pages), 40-111 (piano-vocal score of no. 2, "Chor," to no.), [i] (blank) pp. Engraved.Printed header to title: "Novello's Edition of the Works of Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Op. 52." Addresses to imprint: "69, Dean St. Soho, 24, Poultry. & 389, Broadway, New York." Price list above imprint: "Reduced Prices P.F. score 14s,- Separate Vocal parts 4[s]- Separate Orch. Strings 25[s], 6[d] Separate Orch. Wind 48[s],- Full score 42[s],-."Handstamp of Llanelly Public Library to head of title and p. 3; round embossed stamp, "Corporation of Llanelly Public Library," to outer margin of title, p. 57, and final page of music. Rehearsal letters and other markup in pencil to pp. 40-53 and 74-86, in two different hands.Slightly foxed; smudges to pp. 6-7; minor paper imperfection to pp. 107-108.A very good copy overall. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A SERIES OF CHARTS, WITH SAILING DIRECTIONS, EMBRACING SURVEYS OF THE FARALLONES, ENTRANCE TO THE BAY OF SAN FRANCISCO STATE OF CALIFORNIA

      Washington, 1852. Quarto. Original green cloth, elaborately decorated in gilt on front board. Cloth stained, front hinge neatly repaired. Old stain along gutter of titlepage/frontispiece, else generally quite clean internally. Three of the maps with long, closed splits, but with no loss. "Chart of Sacramento River" laid in. A good copy. In a cloth clamshell case, leather label. A presentation copy, inscribed on the titlepage: "For Hon. J.W. Denver of California, with the respects of the author." James William Denver (1817-92) was born in Virginia and served in the army during the Mexican War. He had a long and varied political career, serving as a member of the California State Senate in 1852-53, as California's Secretary of State of from 1853 to 1855, and then as a U.S. Congressman from California in 1855-57. In 1852 he engaged in a duel with newspaper editor Edward Gilbert, during which Denver killed Gilbert. Denver went on to serve as secretary and governor of Kansas Territory in 1857-58. It was while governor of Kansas Territory that land speculator William Larimer named the western Kansas town of "Denver" after him (the city would become capital of the state of Colorado). During the Civil War, Denver was a general in the Union Army. This copy also bears the small, early bookplate of Theodore D. Judah of Sacramento on the front pastedown. Though it was published only a little more than a decade before his death, this would seem to be the engineer, Theodore D. Judah (1826-63), who launched the Central Pacific Railroad and was the driving force behind the construction of the Transcontinental Railroad. As chief engineer of the Central Pacific, he surveyed the route over the Sierra Nevada that that railroad would eventually take. He lobbied tirelessly in Washington, D.C. for funding for the Transcontinental Railroad, eventually bringing together the "Big Four" railroad barons who would make the project a reality. The "third edition, with additions," after the first of 1851. Ringgold, a U.S. Navy officer, undertook the survey of the area from the Farallones to Sacramento at the request of a group of prominent San Franciscans, and this guide was utilized extensively during the peak years of the emigration and gold rush. The frontispiece is a view of San Francisco from Yerba Buena Island. The other plates show smaller, similar views of other areas, generally two to a plate. This edition was issued the year after the first. A copy with a remarkable provenance.

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        Atlas illustre destine a l'enseignement del la geographie elementaire. 48 cartes par M.M. J.G. Barbie Du Bocage A. Vuillemin J.B. Charle V. Levasseur T. Duvotenay H. Dufour et F.E. George

      Maison Basset Guyot Freres Editeurs s.d. (1852), Paris - Dorso perduto copertina sciupata brevi annotazioni di antica mano al margine del frontespizio e di un paio di carte piccola bruciatura e strappo (1-2 cm) al margine delle ultime 7 carte ma senza fastidio al disegno (2) + 48 tavv. calcografiche p. - 330x254 mm

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        BWV 1058]. Concert en Sol mineur pour Le Clavecin avec accompagnement de Deux Violons, Viola et Basse. publie pour la premiere fois d'apres le manuscrit original par S.W. Dehn et F.A. Roitzsch. Pr. 2 Thlr. Partition 25 Ngr. Parties 1 Thlr. 5 Ngr. Oeuvres complettes Liv. 17. [Score].

      Bureau de Musique de C.F. Peters [PN 3410] [1852], Leipzig - First Edition. Schmieder 2, p. 769. Not in Hoboken. Krause 35. The present concerto is an arrangement of Bach's own violin concerto in A minor, BWV 1041. The treaty of May 13, 1846, was a copyright agreement between Prussia and the United Kingdom.Siegfried Wilhelm Dehn (1799- 1858), based in Berlin, was one of the most influential music theoreticians and teachers of his time and one of the pioneers in the edition of early music. Folio. Modern half dark blue morocco with blue marbled boards and matching morocco label with titling gilt to upper. [1] (title), [i] (blank), 3 (editorial note in German and French by S. W. Dehn), 4-25, [i] (blank) pp. Title lithographed; music engraved. Publisher's handstamp and blindstamp of Ewer & Co., London, to foot of title. Handstamp, "Vertrag vom 13. May 1846," to lower right corner of title.Uniformly browned and slightly foxed; upper inner corner and outer edge slightly dampstained; professional repairs to some leaves including title. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Konvolut bestehend aus 9 Manuskripten, 7 Briefen und 8 Postkarten.

      - Kralik, Richard, Schriftsteller (1852-1934). 8 eigenh. Postkarten, 7 davon mit U., 7 eigenh. Briefe mit U., 8 Manuskripte, 3 Kuverts. Eine Postkarte undatiert, sonst Briefe und Postkarten von 9. X. 1913 bis 16. XI. 1919. Manuskripte undatiert. Verschiedene Formate. Zus. ca. 101 Seiten. - Adressiert an (und aus dem Nachlass von) Joseph Eberle, Redakteur bei der Reichspost und Herausgeber der katholischen Zeitschrift "Schönere Zukunft" 1884-1947). Manuskripte zur Veröffentlichung in der Reichspost, bei welcher Eberle den Bereich "Allgemeine Kultur und religiöse Fragen" leitete. (7. IX. 1919:) "Es gibt keinen Autor, der nicht von einem mißwollenden Leser hingerichtet werden könnte; dagegen hilft keine Vorsicht. Als ich vor Jahren meine apologtischen Gespräche über Religion in Jos. Mosers "Schul- u. Elternztg." veröffentlichte, erhielt Moser auch von einem Ordenspriester, der mich aber wiederholt in gedrückten Kritiken überschwenglich gelobt hat, bedenkliche Briefe, so daß mir nachträglich die Herausgabe in Buchform verleidet war. Und nun sagte mir vor kurzem Seminardirektor Gustav Müller, ihm habe ein Priester gesagt, daß er noch jetzt diese alten Kapitel bei Predigten u. sonst sehr gut gebrauchen könne. Ich habe dann bei Moser auch eine Psychologie ("Welt und Seele") kapitelweise erscheinen lassen; da würden mir aber die Bedenken über diese Arbeit zu arg und ich brach die Veröffentlichung plötzlich ab, um nicht Ärgernis zu erregen" Weiter Bezug zur Flucht von Joseph Görres, Publizist (1776-1848). - Sonstige Briefe zu bestimmten Zeitungsartikeln oder der Position Kraliks gegenüber der Reichspost, etc. - Postkarten: (Undatierte Postkarte:) Verschiebung einer Gralsitzung (Anm.: Kralik gründete die katholisch-nationalistische Gesellschaft "Gralbund" mit der Zeitung "Der Gral") - (undatierte Postkarte:) Einladung zu einer Gralsitzung am 6. XII. 1916. - (Postkarte 16. XI. 1918:) "L[ieber] fr[eund] Ich rate dir, in der Anzeige des neuen Titels zu sagen, daß nicht eine Wandlung in den Anschauungen über die Staatsform, sondern der Umstand ausschlaggebend war, daß derzeit eine "öst.-ung. Monarchie" als Reichsgebiet nicht existiert, sondern nur verschiedene Teilstaaten, von denen wir allerdings hoffen, daß sie auf föderativem Wege wieder zu einem Bunde einigen werden, dessen Benennung wir aber nicht vorgreifen wollen. - Ich habe heute wieder ein paar Artikelchen geschrieben [.]" - (1. IX. 1919:) "Ich beug&#146; mich geknirscht vor dem Wauwau Von der Hohen Schule von Stockerau und flehe, man spreche mich endlich frei Von meiner verbrecherischen Bahrbahrei". - Manuskripte: Alle Manuskripte sind auf der Rückseite eines alten Manuskriptes verfasst worden, welches unvollständig und unzusammenhängend ist (hauptsächlich Geschichtliches). Die Seitenangabe bezieht sich auf die relevanten Seiten, d. h. 10 S. = 10 Bl.) - 1. "Tage und Werke. Lebenserinnerungen von Richard Kralik. Werke zur Literaturgeschichte. "[.] Wenn Gott, der Vater, Christi, die Welt geschaffen hat, so ist auch die ganze Welt ihrem Wesen nach christlich, d. h. katholisch. Darum steht Christus auch in der Mitte der Weltliteratur [.] Alles dient nur dazu, die christliche Kultur zu schmücken und auszugestalten. [.]"(10 S.) - 2. "Tage und Werke. Lebenserinnerungen von Richard Kralik. Literarische Vereinigungen. Kommentare zu Idunna, Leogesellschaft, Wiener Literarischer Verein, viel über den Gralbund. "[.]Ich sah nicht etwa die Katholische Literatur als "auch" zulässig an, sondern als den Gipfel, die Krone, die Vollendung aller Literatur; sie sollte nicht bloß geduldet, sondern in ihrer alles überragenden Bedeutung sowohl von Katholiken wie Nichtkatholiken anerkannt werden. [.]" (10 S.) - Beiliegend Buchseiten über die Geschichte Wallensteins. (24 S.) - 3. "Zur Revision der deutschen Geschichte und Kultur vom süddeutsch-österreichischen Standpunkt. Neue Beiträge von Dr. Richard Kralik. " II. - Geschichtliche Abhandlung, die mit einem Aufruf gegen die Entente endet, die das katholische Öste

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        Uncle Tom's Cabin

      Boston: John P. Jewett & Company, 1852. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Two volumes. First edition, first printing; Hobart and Robbins listed on both copyright pages, title pages lack printing statement as called for. Original brown cloth binding stamped in blind; vignette on front and titles on spine in gilt. Very Good or better overall, with the second volume Near Fine. Light lean to both volumes; light rubbing to corners; darkening to endpapers. Volume one shows a quarter-inch loss to cloth at foot of spine; small ding to rear joint; dampstain to front end paper. An unusually fresh and unsophisticated set. BAL 19343.

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        Practical Observations on Nervous and Sympathetic Palpitation of the Heart, as well as on Palpitation the Result of Organic Disease

      London: John Churchill. Second Edition.. remarkably rare book that has been extensively restored by the worlds best bookbindery "George Bayntun" in Bath, England. The pages have been all singlely restored and "jap tissued", unfortunately making this book now very expensive.. Second Edition. London, John Churchill, 1852. Octavo. VII, 207 pages with a 32 page catalogue of John Curchill's publications to the rear. Modern Hardcover (green half maroquin) in custom made solander box. remarkably rare book that has been extensively restored by the worlds best bookbindery "George Bayntun" in Bath, England. The pages have been all singlely restored and "jap tissued", unfortunately making this book now very expensive. Evan Bedford - No.963 - "The book is now very rare" Bedford remarks already in the introductory essay to his famous publication: "Many friends have kindly presented me with copies of their books, some of which have already become cardiac classics......Dr.O'Donovan generously presented me with his copy of Williams's "Nervous and sympathetic palpitation of the heart (2nd ed. 1852) which he acquired in Nottingham and which i had long sought in vain!.

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        NIZHNY TAGIL. RUSSIA &#150; CARTE GÉOLOGIQUE DU DISTRICT MÉTALLIFÈRE DE NIJNI-TAGUIL (MONTS-OURALS), PROPRIÉTÉ DE LA FAMILLE DÉMIDOFF D&#146;APRES LA 1ÈRE EDITION EXÉCUTÉE SUR LES LIEUX EN 1844 PAR MR. F. LE PLAY ET LES DOCUMENTS RECUEILLIS DE 1844 À 1851 PAR M. M.

      - Format : Manuscript, pen and ink with watercolour, in 2 parts, each part dissected into 12 sections and mounted on original linen, housed in original custom blue cloth slipcase with title debossed in gilt (Map in Excellent condition, slipcase with slight wear at edges), overall 143 x 139 cm (56 x 55 inches), with signed dedication: "A Mme Aurore de Karamasine hommage de l&#146;Auteur. Fr. Le Play". This spectacular map is an original exquisitely drafted manuscript geological map of the key Russian mining area of Nizhny Tagil, by the one of the era&#146;s leading mining engineers and sociologists Frédéric Le Play. The survey on which it is based was commissioned by Count Anatole Demidov, a fabulously wealthy mining tycoon, who could perhaps be described as Russia&#146;s first modern oligarch. Nizhny Tagil, the nucleus of the Demidov family&#146;s metals empire, was home to some of the most productive mines in the world, being located in a geologically complex region, immediately to the east of the Ural Mountains. The richly colourful and carefully drafted map represents Le Play&#146;s updated second version of his manuscript geological survey of Nizhny Tagil, drafted in 1852, which improves upon his 1844 first version (the current whereabouts of which are unknown). The present map is housed within its fine custom slipcase, and was drafted by Le Play to be a presentation piece for Aurora Karamzina, the enormously wealthy philanthropist, who was the co-proprietor of the Nizhny Tagil mines by virtue of her marriage to Anatole Demidov&#146;s late brother. The exquisite map covers a diagonal area approximately 200 kilometres long and 60 kilometres wide. The geological information is placed upon an exceedingly detailed and precise topographical template. The highly variable Ural foothill landscape is brilliantly expressed by contour lines, capturing gradations of elevation (along with the names of many hills and mountains), while all rivers, streams, lakes and swamps are depicted. In terms of human geography, all towns and villages are depicted, composed of the their built-up blocks, including the main town of "Nijne Taguilsk" (Nizhny Tagil, in the centre) and "Nijne Saldinsk" (Nizhny Saldinsk, on the right side of the map), amongst many others, while the road systems are delineated. Importantly, numerous named mines dot the landscape, while the grid on which Le Play laid out the map, labelled with numbers and letters, is visible along the edges of the featured area. The resplendent colours that overlay the entire map, classifying the geology of the region, are explained in the extremely detailed chart, "Légende des Couleurs en des Lignes employés dans la Carte Géologique du District Métallifère de Nijni-Taguil" [Legend of the Colours employed on the Geological Map of the Metalliferous District of Nizhny Tagil], which occupies the lower right corner of the map. Le Play divides the terrain into three general geological classifications, which are further divided in sub-categories, all of which are identified by colours (including different shades for variants of sub-categories) and letters, running vertically down the left-hand side of chart, under the heading "Désignations des couleurs en des signes" [Designations of the colours in relation to the signs]. Each classification and sub-category is named in the middle vertical column as "Désignations du terrain, des roches en des signes." [Designations of the land and rocks in relation to the signs]. In the wide right hand vertical column, Le Play provides extensive notes on each of the geological classifications, under the heading "Observations sur la situations géographique et topographique de roches en de gites Métallifère" [Observations regarding the geographical and topographical nature of the rocks and metalliferous deposits]. The first geological section is labelled "1ère Section &#150; Terrains de sédiments en couches horizontales ne faisant pas de a chaine des Monts-Ourals." [Sediment fields in horizontal layers t

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        Eigenh. Brief m. U. an seine Maitresse, die Dichterin Louise Colet.

      [Paris], 9 Uhr abends, [5. (?) August 1852] - 1 S. 12o, Umschlag. Mit: Madame Bovary. Paris, Michel Lévy frères, 1857. 2 Bde. 12o mit fortlaufender Paginierung, (4)-232 S., (4) S., S. 233-490. Braunes Halbleder, plastische Bünde, Goldschnitt. Erstausgabe. Der Name des Widmungsträgers, Sénard, ist mit einem "t" am Ende geschrieben, und die letzte Zeile der Widmung wurde von "ni de votre dévouement" in "et de votre dévouement" geändert. Auf S. 7, sechste Zeile von unten, ist ein auffällig großer Abstand zwischen "la" und "posa". Nachdem er wegen Beleidung der Sittlichkeit in &#130;Madame Bovary&#145; angegriffen worden war, was auf den Abdruck einer provisorischen und unvollständigen Fassung in der Revue de Paris zurückging -, wurde Flaubert durch die Fürsprache der Prinzession Mathilde rehabilitiert, wozu auch die bemerkenswerte Verteidigung Maître Sénards beitrug, dem dieser Band gewidmet ist. &#150; In seinem Brief an Louise Collet drückt Flaubert seiner Erschöpfung Ausdruck und seiver Vorfreude, sie zu sehen: "Je tombe sur les bottes (expression que je t'expliquerai). Dieu ! que c'est mauvais, que c'est mauvais ! J'en suis gêné. Et les orgues de barbarie n'arrêtent pas ! J'y suis depuis 3 heures. Je sors pour aller dîner. Duplan vient à 10 heures. Je travaillerai tard cette nuit. Adieu, mille baisers. A demain, le plus tôt possible, mais je veux te porter tout achever." [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Llyfr Mormon; Sef, Hanes Wedi Ei Ysgrifenu Gan Law Mormon, Ar Lafnau A Gymmerwyd O Lafnau Nephi [Welsh Book of Mormon]

      Merthyr-Tydfil: Cyheddwyd Ac Ar Werth Gan J. Davis, 1852. First Edition. Leather bound. 483pp. Duodecimo [17 cm] Full grained black calf with blind stamped borders to front and rear board. Blind stamped bands on backstrip. Title gilt stamped on backstrip. Light blue endsheets and pastedowns. Marbled fore edge. Near fine. Light rubbing to corners. Translated, edited and printed by John Davis in 1851. Originally serialized in 31 parts and mailed to 1,500 subscribers of the Davis Welsh periodical, "Udgorn Seion". The remaining unsold sheets were bound and sold. 3,500 copies printed. An unusually nice copy of this early translation. Jacobs 544.B. Crawley 689. Flake/Draper 747. Auerbach 1200. Sabin 83146.

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