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        Little Dorrit.

      London: Bradbury and Evans, 1857. - This was one of DickensÕs most popular novels. Circulation figures almost equaled the record breaking numbers of Bleak House. (Hatton and Cleaver, pp. 307-330). Thick octavo. xiv, 625 pp. Forty engraved plates by Hablot K. Browne, including frontispiece and vignette title. Half burgundy morocco over burgundy cloth boards, all edges gilt. Top corners bumped, light wear to joints. Some light foxing to plates. A very good copy. First edition, first state with signature mark B2 for 2B2 and ÒRigaudÓ instead of ÒBlandoisÓ in pp. 467-74. Smith I, 12. Gimbel A141. Eckel, p. 82. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Michael R. Thompson Books, A.B.A.A.]
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        The Works. Include: The Life of Washington, The Life and Voyages of Christopher Columbus, Alhambra, etc.

      New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1857. - The Stuyvesant Edition. 20 volumes bound as 10; 8vo. Contemporary red half morocco with gilt titles and gilt box design to spines, marbled boards and end papers, top edges gilt. With engraved portrait and frontispieces. Waterstain to edges of 1 volume, hardly visible on pages. A sound, decorative set. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Antiquities of Kertch and Researches in the Cimmerian Bosphorus

      London: Smith, Elder & Co.,, 1857. Folio. Original black wavy-grained cloth, title gilt to spine and front cover together with a central large roundel, blind panelling to both covers and roundel in blind to rear cover, all edges gilt, black surface-paper endpapers. Tinted lithographic additional title page, two-tint lithographic double-page frontispiece (section from Mons Mithridates to the Golden Mountain) and one other tinted lithographic plate, 8 high-quality chromolithographic plates, 3 uncoloured lithographic plates of inscriptions and coins, wood-engravings in the text, 2 full-page maps coloured in outline. A little rubbed and with some skilful restoration to the spine, joints and corners, additional title foxed, some foxing to the other plates, that to the chromolithographs largely verso, and marginal where recto, an excellent copy. First and only edition, uncommon. "An example of the degree of technical virtuosity reached by this time in lithography, giving plates brilliant in effect, the equivalent of modern four-colour process work from photographs. It is very difficult to tell whether, or to what extent, the plates are touched by hand … The inks are excellent, with some strong velvety blacks" (Abbey). Macpherson was a surgeon with the Madras army. "Between 1840 and 1842 he served with the 37th grenadier regiment in China, and he was severely wounded at Chuenpe (Chuanbi). He told of his experiences in his Two Years in China. On his return to India he served chiefly with the irregular horse in the Hyderabad contingent, and on the outbreak of the war with Russia in 1855 he was appointed head of the medical staff of the Turkish contingent on the recommendation of his former commander, Lord Gough. During his time on the Bosphorus he prepared his Antiquities of Kertch and Researches in the Cimmerian Bosphorus; this contains a sketch of the history and archaeology as well as of the physical and ethnological features of the country" (ODNB). On his return to India he "was promoted to the post of inspector-general of the medical service of Madras … This infraction of the hitherto sacred rule of seniority, together with the feverish activity of the new inspector in the performance of his duties and his large schemes of reorganization, rendered him not a little 'repugnant to the older official class'." Macpherson died in Coorg in 1867.

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        Tales of College Life

      London - Charles h Clarke, 1857 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A beautifully leather bound scarce first edition, with gilt detailing to boards and spine, plus original covers internally. This volume contains the original decorative, thick paper cover internally. Edward Bradley (18271889) was an English novelist and clergyman. He was born in Kidderminster and educated at Durham University (from which he took his pen name). He wrote under the name of Cuthbert M. Bede, B. A. a few novels and tales, Fairy Fables (1858), Glencraggan (1861), Fotheringhay (1885), etc. His most popular book was The Adventures of Mr. Verdant Green, on the experiences of an Oxford undergraduate. There was a sequel, Little Mr Bouncer and his friend Verdant Green. Tales of College Life (often bound with it), introduces the character of Mr Affable Canary. The celebrated illustrations to the Verdant Green books were the work of the author. Condition: The binding is tight and firm with both covers and all internal pages securely attached. Apart from some mild cracking to the spine, the extremities are in very good condition. Internally many of the pages are clean and bright, although there are few handling marks and a few minor brown spots onsome pages throughout. The original front cover is slightly grubby as shown. There is a copperplate signature to the dedication page and a bookplate to the front pastedown..

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        Memphis Slave Broadside

      - Large, beautifully framed Memphis Slave Broadside for the sale of Mary and her daughter on the Memphis Courthouse steps in 1857. It was rare for a broadside to be Memphis, for Raliegh was the County Seat of Shelby County. May be the only one with Memphis actually printed in the Broadside [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Chess Monthly

      v+390 pages with diagrams. Octavo (9" x6 1/4") bound in half leather with gilt lettering to spine and marbled boards. From the library of James J Barrett. Volume I. (Bibliotheca van der Linde-Niemeijeriana:6389) (Hagedorn: 36) First edition.This periodical was edited by Daniel Willard Fiske and Paul Morphy. The Problem Department by E B Cook. This was one of the first magazines published in America. It was started in 1857 and lasted until 1861. It was published at the height of Morphy's popularity and presence.James J. Barrett wrote a few chess columns in the Buffalo area. In a chess magazine being on page 1 of the March 1948 Chess Review: he wrote a letter of complaint about the magazine?s choice of front-cover photographs. He played a substantial role in Paul Morphy The Pride and Sorrow of Chess by David Lawson (New York, 1976), and in the Acknowledgments (page vii) Lawson wrote, ?I wish particularly to express gratitude for the suggestions and generous help of James J. Barrett, with special reference to the selection, preparation, and proofreading of the games.Condition:Bound in half brown leather with gilt lettering to spine. Old institutional embossed stamp to title, corners bumped and heavily rubbed, hinges rubbed, some occasional pencil notations and checks through out, book plate of Barrett on front end paper and another plate to front pastedown else a good copy.

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        Report on the United States and Mexican Boundary Survey, Made Under The direction of the Secretary of the Interior

      Washington: Cornelius Wendel, Printer, 1857. 4to, two volumes in one. Xvi, 259; viii, 174 pp. + 21 plates of conchological engravings at rear, two folding maps and one folding plate, and numerous engravings, some colored. Modern black cloth. First edition, second issue, 34th Congress, First Session, HED 135. In 1838 Emory joined the army as first lieutenant in the newly formed Corps of Topographical Engineers. He was responsible for the publication of two important maps connected with the annexation treaty: "Hydrological Basin of the Upper Mississippi River, from Astronomical and Barometric Observations and Surveys," published by the U.S. Senate in 1843 and "Map of Texas and the Countries Adjacent, Compiled in the Bureau of the Corps of Engineers for the State Department." These maps, which indicated the area claimed by the United States from Mexico on the basis of expansion of U.S. settlement to Texas and beyond, and a report by Emory, "Memoir to Accompany the Map of Texas," were transmitted, along with the annexation treaty, to the U.S. Senate on 29 April 1844. When war broke out between the United States and Mexico in 1846, Emory was appointed chief engineer officer and acting assistant adjutant general of the Army of the West under Colonel (later Brigadier General) Stephen Watts Kearny. "Emory was in charge of a reconnaissance party that extended Nicollet's observations in St. Louis through fifty-two astronomically determined points of latitude, and of longitude from Greenwich westward to the Pacific Ocean. This was accomplished on a line of march by way of Santa Fe and the Gila River Valley to San Diego, California, from 26 June to 11 December 1846. Emory was present when Santa Fe was taken by the Americans on 18 August, and after the army crossed the Colorado River, Emory saved Kearny's life during the battle of San Pasqual, California.The cartographic work of Emory and his surveying party resulted in a map, "Military Reconnaissance of the Arkansas, Rio del Norte [Rio Grande] and Rio Gila" (1847). Prior to this instrumental survey, no point on the surface of the earth between the upper Rio Grande and the Pacific Ocean had been determined with any precision.In 1848 Emory was appointed chief astronomer on the U.S. commission to determine the boundary resulting from the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo (1848) between the United States and Mexico. Emory began surveying a line from south of San Diego eastward. During this assignment Emory was promoted to major. When the work was completed in January 1857, the United States had gained a route where a railroad, suggested by Emory, was later built--the Southern Pacific" (ANDB). Bennett, page 41; Howes E146; Sabin 22538; Wagner-Camp 291; Wheat Transmississippi 916. Catalogued description prepared for and on behalf of Arader Galleries by Kate Hunter.. Book.

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        Contemporary white marble bas-relief of Ralph Waldo Emerson by the prominent Boston sculptor Joseph Carew

      Oval, 20.5 x 15 inches, signed and dated on the edge ?J. Carew SC, 1857.? Minor restorations, including a skillfully executed replacement marble base. In excellent condition. A fine portrait of Emerson, made the same year he voiced his support for the abolitionist cause. Joseph Carew (not to be confused with Thomas Carew, also a sculptor in Boston at the same time), was active between 1840-1870 and exhibited his works frequently at the Boston Anthenæum, with major exhibitions in 1853, 1859 and 1860.

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        Cahier d'écriture.

      Auch (Midi-Pyrénées), 1857. - Folio (433 x 280 mm). 17 ff. Coloured ink on coloured paper. Contemp. half cloth with gilt-stamped spine title. Highly original and exceptionally colourful manuscript in elegant calligraphy, written in inks of various colours (mainly white, blue, red, and green) on glossy and silk paper in alternating colours. The writing is surrounded by elaborate calligrams showing birds and penwork. The text itself consists mainly of descriptions of various kinds of birds (such as the magpie, quail, pheasant, peacock, jay, and swallow), but also includes bits on bears and hedgehogs; another page offers two capital blackletter alphabets instead. The calligrapher has succeeded in marrying content, script, and image, achieving a unique and impressive synthesis, undoubtedly penned with a feather quill. - Binding insignificantly rubbed; extremeties bumped. The delicate pages show occasional slight signs of wrinkled; the silk papers are browned. Several pages show ink bleeding or offsetting on the reverse. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        United States Exploring Expedition. During the years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842. Under the direction of Charles Wilkes, U.S.N. Atlas. Botany. Phanerogamia

      George P. Putnam, New York 1857 - Expertly bound to style in half dark blue morocco over 19th century marbled paper covered boards A superlatively rare Atlas of the Wilkes Expedition. The rare unofficial issue of Asa Gray's botanical atlas issued to accompany the narrative of the Wilkes Expedition. This is one of several separate botanical atlases issued as part of the official publications, this particular volume devoted to tropical flowering plants. Only one hundred and fifty copies of the unofficial issue were printed. The United States Exploring Expedition circumnavigated the globe under the command of Charles Wilkes between the summer of 1838 and the summer of 1842. It is usually known by the name of its commander as the Wilkes Expedition. The United States Exploring Expedition "was the first American scientific expedition of any size, charged to 'extend the bounds of Science and promote the acquisition of knowledge,' and was one of the most ambitious Pacific expeditions ever attempted" (Forbes). The Expedition represents "the first governmental sponsorship of scientific endeavor and was instrumental in the nation's westward expansion. Specimens gathered by expedition scientists became the foundation collections of the Smithsonian Institution. Significant American contributions in the fields of geology, botany, conchology, anthropology, and linguistics came from the scientific work of the expedition. Wilkes's evaluations of his landfalls influenced later U.S. positions in those areas" (DAB). The reports and atlases for the United States Exploring Expedition were published over a long period of time - the Expedition returned in 1842 and the final atlas volume did not appear until 1858. Because of their limited issue and historical importance, all the atlases from the Expedition are highly sought after, though they very rarely appear on the market. This atlas includes one hundred plates beautiful depicting Pacific botanical specimens collected during the course of the voyage. The botanical report, and the atlases to accompany it, were beset by difficulties from the start. Asa Gray was appointed as the expedition's botanist, but long delays in the expedition's departure caused him to resign. He was replaced by William Rich, who had previously been designated the assistant botanist, though his position was cut due to rearrangements within the scientific corps. When it came time to write the report, Wilkes divided the botanical undertaking into several parts, for fear of its never being completed. In 1846, upon completion of his portion of the report, Rich resigned to join the army. Wilkes, unsatisfied with Rich's work, proceeded to find someone else to do it over, finally settling once more on Gray, who began work in mid-1848. Though Gray's report appeared in 1854, the atlas volume was not completed until four years later, owing to delays with the artist. The highlights of Asa Gray's life and career (1810-88) are many and well-known: he was the first professor of botany in America, at Harvard University; he initially signed on to the Wilkes Expedition and, though he did not go with the Expedition, nonetheless wrote many of the botanical reports upon its return; and he was Charles Darwin's most important American correspondent and successful champion of the Origin of Species. An important publication from the most important American naval expedition of the 19th century. Haskell 63; Forbes 2203; Rosove 355-6.A2. 4pp. 100 engraved plates. (light foxing). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      The First Edition of BrontÃ?'s First NovelBRONTÃ?, Charlotte. The Professor. A Tale. London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1857.First edition of the authorís first novel (although the last of her major works to be published). Two octavo volumes (7 3/4 x 5 inches; 198 x 129 mm). viii, 294 plus 2 pp. advertisements; [4], 258, [1, printerís imprint, [1, blank] plus 8 pp. advertisements and 16 pp. publisherís catalogue dated June, 1857.Original dark grayish purple morocco-grain cloth elaborately stamped in blind in a floral pattern. Spine ruled and lettered in gilt. Original yellow coated endpapers. Binderís ticket (ìBound by Westleys & Co. Londonî) on rear pastedown of Volume I. Very slightly skewed, minor rubbing to corners and spine extremities, some slight discoloration to covers, spines slightly faded, hinges just starting. Small dampstain to upper corner of front endpapers of Volume I. A few leaves roughly opened. Early ink ownership inscription on half-title and at head of title of Volume II. Pencil erasures on endpapers of Volume II. Previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown of each volume. Overall, a very good copy. Housed in a quarter maroon morocco clamshell case.Parrish, p. 96. Sadleir 347. Smith, BrontÃ?, 7.HBS 66276. $7,500

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        Manuel entomologique : Genera des coléoptères d'Europe comprenant leur classification en familles naturelles, la description de tous les genres, des tableaux dichotomiques destinés à faciliter l'étude, le catalogue de toutes les espèces.

      A. Deyrolle 1857 - - A. Deyrolle, Paris 1857-1868, 18x28cm, 4 volumes reliés. - Edition originale. Reliure en plein cartonnage noir, dos lisses ornés de filets à froid, encadrements de filets à froid sur les plats, gardes et contreplats de papier à la cuve. Ouvrage complet orné de 293 planches finement coloriées, représentant près de 1600 types de coléoptères, dessinées et peintes pour la plupart par Jules Migneaux dont le minutieux travail fut terminé par Théophile Deyrolle. Pareillement, le texte fut achevé par Léon Fairmaire. Une déchirure habilement restaurée sur la page de titre du premier volume. Très rares rousseurs. Rare et agréable exemplaire complet en 4 volumes. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      New York. 1857. - Pocket map, 31 x 23 inches, in a 6 x 4 cloth folder. Handcolored. Original green cloth folder, gilt. A few small separations at corner folds, else fine. Color bright and fresh. With the bookplate and penciled annotations of T.W. Streeter. In a half morocco and cloth box, spine gilt. The Streeter copy of this scarce map of Eastern Nebraska, showing the beginning of the Oregon Trail. "This map, showing Nebraska townships to 97.5° and extending to about 98° 20' was evidently issued for J. B. Snow of Otoe, Nebraska, since the 'Great Emigrant rout [sic] to California and Oregon via Ft. Kearney' starts at Otoe, a town no longer in existence, located across the Missouri from the Iowa-Missouri state line. This is an early and good large scale map of eastern Nebraska" - Streeter. Fairly scarce - not in Rumsey or Phillips, and only five copies located in OCLC. STREETER SALE 2003.

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      Paris: Michel Lévy Frères, 1857.. Two volumes. [8],[5]-232;[4],[233]-490pp. plus final blank and 36pp. publisher's catalogue dated "Mars 1857." Octavos. Full brown crushed levant, raised bands, spines lettered in gilt, plum morocco doublures, silk moiré endsheets and decorated paper liners, top and fore-edges gilt, lower edges untrimmed and gilt on the rough, by Noulhac, with the original printed wrappers bound in. Slight rubbing to joints, otherwise a fine set. First edition in book form (ordinary issue) of Flaubert's first novel, preceded by serial publication in the REVUE DE PARIS. This copy exhibits the first state of the dedication leaf, with 'Senart' rather than 'Senard.' There were also seventy-five copies printed on thick papier vélin, which are very rare. Upon its serial publication, Flaubert and the proprietors of the REVUE... were prosecuted on the grounds of offences against public morals, but after a sensational trial, were acquitted, leaving the way open for the book publication of what endures as one of the highpoints of 19th century world literature. A choice set. TALVART & PLACE (FLAUBERT) 1a. CARTERET I:263.

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        The Eventful Voyage Of HM Discovery Ship 'Resolute' To The Arctic Regions In Search Of Sir John Franklin And The Missing Cruise Of HM Discovery Ships 'Erebus' And 'Terror', 1852, 1853, 1854

      Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans and Roberts, London 1857 - 'To which is added an account of her being fallen in with by an American Whaler after her abandonment in Barrow Straits, and of her presentation to Queen Victoria by the Government of the United States.' Recent navy half leather morocco gilt. Marbled paper covered boards. New end papers. Eight colour lithograph plates (as listed) but lacks folding map (not mentioned in index). Spotting throughout and minor marginal damp stains (spine side). 530pp. When securely packed this item will weigh in the region of 1029g. (YBP Ref: 3510/49 15) Size: 8vo - over 73/4" - 93/4" Tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      J. T. Llloyd & Co. 1857 - Small 8vo. Original blind stamped cloth boards. Gilt lettering on front board. Good binding and cover. Moderate shelf wear. Bumping to corners. Rubbing to boards. Scuffing to edges. Slight fraying to spine ends. Sunning to spine. Spine is slightly cocked. Minor darkening to inside front board. Owners inscription on upper inside front board. First blank leaf is torn extensively. Profusely illustrated. All illustrations and text are present and remain in tact. A rare find, especially in good condition. Please feel free to view our photographs of this unique collectible. Ships daily. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Seder Haggadah shel Pesach} SERVICE FOR THE TWO FIRST NIGHTS OF PASSOVER, Hebrew and English

      Henry Frank, printer and publisher, No. 3 Cedar Street, New York 1857 - Illustrated bi-lingual edition with the English page facing the Hebrew on most pages. The Hebrew is pointed, or vowelized. There are 9 full page illustrations plus a fontispiece. Pages 64-66, 68-69 are in Hebrew only. Page 67 has the Adir Hu in Yiddish, facing the Hebrew version on page 66. Last page is unpaginated page 72 and is in English. So pagination is: [1], 71, [1] pages [9] plates. All edges gilt. Original boards with expertly repaired spine. Partly illegible embossement on title page. Boards have an acid free mylar jacket. Yudlov 1043. Yaari 772 Front blank pastedown has a signature and inscription of very early, perhaps the first, owner. P. A. Phillips, who may have died March 30th 1885 (born 1843). Some wine stains. In the first page, which precedes te title page, it gives the copyright date as 1859. This is apparently a typo since on the title page the date is listed as 1857. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      Tipografia Ristori,, San Miniato, 1857 - 2 opere in un vol. in-16° (150x100mm), pp. (8) [tra cui una di errata preliminare], 93, (3). Legatura moderna in p. pelle rossa con titolo oro al piatto e dorso a nervetti con fiorellini e filetti dorati. Conservate le brossure originali verdi. Qualche brunitura lieve. Ottimo esemplare. Rarissima edizione originale dell'opera prima del Carducci allora appena ventiduenne, impressa a spese dell'autore in sole 520 copie. La raccolta, dedicata a Giacomo Leopardi e Pietro Giordani, contiene 25 sonetti e 13 canti, poi modificati e in parte raccolti nei "Juvenilia" e nei "Levia Gravia". Parenti, Rarità, II, pp. 58-60: "Edizione originale, rarissima". Parenti, p. 127. Salveraglio, n. 12. Righi, n. 33. Segue: Giosue Carducci, A Giovan Battista Niccolini, Firenz, Tip. di F. Bencini, 1858, pp. 8. Edizione originale in forma a se stante, assai rara, estratta da "Lo Spettatore", n. 39, anno IV. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Instructive Picture Book, or Progressive Lessons from the Natural History of Animals and Plants

      Edmonston and Douglas, Edinburgh 1857 - Exceptionally clean copy; 30 hand-colored plates; includes names in neat close hand outside plate border; "Vol.I. LESSONS FROM THE ANIMAL WORLD--FOURFOOTED ANIMALS, BIRDS, FISHES, REPTILES, WITH 10 ELEMENTARY PLATES OF MISCELLANEOUS OBJECTS." ; ThinFolio [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        THE INSTRUCTIVE PICTURE BOOK or Progressive Lessons from the Natural History of Animals and Plants.

      Edinburgh Edmonston and Douglas 1857 - FIRST EDITION 1857, Volume I of 2, containing: "Fourfooted animals, Birds, Fishes, Reptiles, with 10 elementary plates of miscellaneous objects". Folio, 320 x 205 mm, 12½ x 8 inches, modern half tan leather over original marbled boards, gilt titled spine, original endpapers retained, title page leaf plus 16 pages of description of the plates, 30 beautiful double page hand coloured plates. The first 10 plates are of "furniture, utensils, vessels, tools, instruments, costumes &c." The next 8 plates show a mixture of reptiles, insects, fish and wild and domestic animals, the next 9 show superb illustrations of wild, exotic and domestic birds, the last 3 show snakes, fish and butterflies. A touch of rubbing to head and tail of spine, old marbled boards rubbed, inner paper hinges cracked, binding sound, endpapers browned and foxed, very little pale foxing to 2 facing plates, 50 mm (2") closed vertical tear to final plate at centrefold, not affecting image, occasional small pale mark to margins, plates clean and bright. A very good plus complete copy. Osborne I, page 216. Volume II is by Charlotte Youing and covers the Vegetable World. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        No. 7 Reduction of Mr. Salter\\\\\\\'s Plan of Exploration of the North Face of Lake Huron

      Crown Lands Department, Canada 1857 - An important detailed early depiction of the settlements, types of wood for forestry, and Indian reserves on the Northern shore of Lake Huron. Also shown are districts of Nipissing, Algoma and Thunder Bay., Size : 440x1260 (mm), 17.25x49.625 (Inches), Hand Colored Very Good, laid on acid free canvas for long term preservation

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      Giuseppe Dura, Libraio, Napoli 1857 - RO40191454: 455 pages pour le tome I, 462 pages pour le tome II, 478 pages pour le tome III, et 478 pages pour le tome IV. Illustrés de quelques rares gravures en noir et blanc sur planches hors texte. Titres et filets dorés sur les dos. Etiquettes de code sur les dos. Molto raro. Giornale scientifico fondato e pubblicato sotto gli auspici di Sua Altezza Reale Il Conte di Siracusa. Indice del volume I: Storia, Dante e il secolo XIX, D. Carlo M. de Vera. Filosofia, Sopra alcune quistioni le più importanti della filosofia, Ottavio Colecchi. Botanica, Descrizione di talune crittogame osservate nel R. di Napoli, O. Costa. Zoologia, Osservazioni sugl'insetti che rinvengonsi morti nelle fumarole del Vesuvio, A. Costa. Paleontologia, Cenni intorno alle scoperte paleontologiche fatte nel Regno nell'anno 1856, O. Costa. Medicina, Due opere e due medici Salernitani finora sconosciuti, Cav. Salvatore de Renzi. Archeologia, Ercole e le Amazzoni (memoria prima), Giulio Minervini. Matematica, Formole e tavole numeriche per la soluzione del problema di Keplero, Cav. Annibale de Gasparis. Chimica, Sull'arsenico ed antimonio ricercati ne'casi di tossicologia, con reazioni precise e con metodo semplice e pronto, Raffaele Napoli. In-8 Relié. Bon état. Couv. légèrement passée. Dos satisfaisant. Quelques rousseurs Classification Dewey : 450-Italien, roumain, rhéto-romain [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Autograph Letter signed (as "John W. Turk" , before he changed his name) to Secretary of the Navy Mahlon Dickerson requesting orders for "the first frigate or larger class of vessel that may be commissioned for sea service"; [with} with 3 letters to Livingston from the U.S. Navy, including Commander THOMAS A CONOVER; and Acting Secy of the Navy, CHAS. W. WELSH

      Washington, D.C., 1837; the letters to him are dated aug. 6, 1832; april 25, 1855 (welsh); aug. 25, 1857 (conover) - John W. Livingston (1804-1885) naval officer from New York City, was the son of a naval surgeon, William Turk [in 1843, Turk and his wife Mary Livingston Turlk changed their name to Livingston]. Livingston rose throught the service and untimately became Commodore during the Civil War, and was promoted rear admiral in 1868. (See DAB) The earliest letter here is a grant of one month's leave of absence to "Lieut. John W. Turk." In the form letter fromthe Dept. of Navy of 1855, the Acting Secretary of the Navy, Charles W. Welsh, summons Livingston to appear at a General Court Martial on board the "Receiving ship North Carolina, at New York, on the 28th day of April" (1855); and the letter from Captain Thomas A. Conover ("Flag Officer Comdg U.S. Armed Force, Coast of Afroca") conveys orders to Livingston, then in command of the U.S.S. St. Louis , to "proceed with all despatch to Cape Palmas on the West Coast of Africa and look after our interests in that quarter." 4to. In all, 4pp. Livingston letter stained, and separated at fold, others very good

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        Indian Good Book, Made by Eugene Vetromile, S. J., Indian Patriarch, for the Benefit of the Penobscot, Passamaquoddy, St. John's, Micmac, and other Tribes of the AbnakiI Indians. This Year One Thousand Eight Hundred and Fifty-Seven. [separate title page in Abnaki]

      New York: Edward Dunigan & Brother (James B. Kirker,) 371 Broadway, 1857 - Prayer book in the Abnaki dialect, edited and with notes by Vetromile (1819-81), who was born at Gallipoli and educated at Georgetown College in Washington, D.C. His missionary work was almost exclusively done in Maine, and he wrote extensively on the Abnaki peoples. Several Abnaki dialects are employed in this volume, including Penobscot, Mareschite or St.John's, Passamaquoddy, and Micmac. The plates are: Present State of the Monument of the Rev. Sebastian Rale, S.J.; The Death of Father Sebastian Rale of the Society of Jesus, Old Point on the Kennebec, Maine, Site of Ancient Abnaki mission; Engraving "Mater Dolorosa"; Grave of Brother du Thet; Penaubsket Alnambay Udenek, Old Town Indian Village; Sibayk Alnambay Udenek, Pleasant Point Indian Village and Lewis Island, Indian Village on the Schoodic Lakes. A particularly lovely little book, with its s wonderful lithographs, in a contemporary gift binding Second edition. 12mo. 8 tinted lithographs (by T. Strong Nassau St., N.Y.), an engraving, and many illustrations in the text. Second title page in Abnaki. 12,[2],[13]-449, [1] pp. Text in Abnaki. Original gilt stamped full red morocco with central motif of cross on upper cover and the Virgin Mary on lower cover, 4 corner gilt stamped religious motifs and 4 line fillet border. Fine copy. Field 1601; TPL 8626; Pilling Algonquin, p. 508; Field 1601; Ayer, Indian Linguistics (Abnaki) 19 (For 1858 edition) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Elements of Drawing; in Three Letters to Beginners. With Illustrations, drawn by the Author. RUSKIN'S OWN COPY WITH HIS BRANTWOOD BOOKPLATE

      Smith Elder 1857 - 8vo., First Edition, with 48 illustrations (3 full-page) in the text; original decorative cloth, elaborately blocked in blind, gilt back, uncut, covers mildly age-soiled, back a little faded (but all gilt entirely legible), backstrip lightly frayed at head and tail, else a very good, clean, tight copy now housed in a very handsome custom-made green full Chieftan morocco solander case with gilt back and marbled boards. RUSKIN'S OWN COPY WITH HIS BRANTWOOD BOOKPLATE ON FRONT PASTE-DOWN.Complete with 16pp publisher's catalogue (dated June 1857) bound in at end and the nineteenth century binder's ticket of Westley of London on rear paste-down.First edition of Ruskin's drawing lessons for children. Intended for those without recourse to a drawing-master, it provides a series of eminently practical exercises supported by illustrations.Ruskin was always greatly interested in the teaching of art. Perhaps his most famous pupil was Alice Liddell (Carroll's 'Alice') to whom he taught drawing and painting, as a result of which he appears in 'Alice in Wonderland' as the 'Drawing Master', an 'old Conger Eel' who attended 'once a week' and 'taught us Drawling, Stretching and Fainting in Coils'.Ruskin's lifelong love of the English Lakes began when he sat by Coniston at the age of eighteen, but it was not until his early fifties that he finally purchased Brantwood, one of the most splendid houses in the Lake District. Although he had not seen the interior he reasoned that any house opposite Coniston 'must be beautiful' and in 1871 secured the freehold from William Linton for the sum of £1,500. He moved in a year later, and the house became not merely a blissfully happy home but a renowned centre of artistic and literary endeavour for Ruskin and his circle. Brantwood remains today a place of pilgrimage for admirers and scholars of one of the greatest Victorian polymaths. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Island Books [formerly of Devon]]
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        Caravan Journeys And Wanderings In Persia, Afghanistan, Turkistan, And Beloochistan; With Historical Notices Of The Countries Lying Between Russia And India.

      London: John Murray, 1857. - 8vo. pp. xxii, [1 leaf]list of illus. 534, [1 leaf]errata. large folding engraved map & 3 wood-engraved plates. An attractive copy in contemporary polished calf, spine richly gilt. Second Edition. Translated from the original unpublished manuscript By Capt. William Jesse and edited By H.D. Seymour. Ferrier had been recruited to organize and drill the Persian army, but his opposition to Russian interests in Persia led to his dismissal. "In Afghanistan he started from Herat for India, intending to travel through Balkh and Kabul, but, being unable to do this, had passed through the Hazara country to the west of Kabul, and had reached Ghur. He was sent back from Ghur, but had at least the satisfaction of exploring an entirely unknown region of Afghanistan." (Baker, A History of Geographical Discovery and Exploration, p. 258). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: D & E LAKE LTD. (ABAC/ILAB)]
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        The Cruise of the Beacon : a narrative of a visit to the islands in Bass's Straits

      London: Bell & Daldy. 1857. With illustrations. First edition. [iv], 114, [2]pp, [24]pp publisher's catalogue (dated June 1857), wood-engraved frontis and additional title, 8 other wood-engraved plates after the author's sketches. Original morocco-grained blue cloth, the spine slightly darkened and the extremities a trifle rubbed, lower front corner a little bumped. A very good clean copy. ***Ferguson 13424. .

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        The History of the Reign of the Emperor Charles the Fifth . . . With an Account of the Emperor's Life after his Abdication.

      Boston: Phillips, Sampson, 1857. - William Robertson's History of Charles the Fifth, with an afterward by William Hickling Prescott. From the library of Edith Wharton, with her Pavillon Colombe bookplate, designed by D. B. Updike, on the front paste-downs. ¦ Edith Wharton left her library to be divided between Wiliam Tyler and Kenneth Clark, in trust for his son Colin. The Colin Clark portion is now at The Mount, Edith Wharton's home in Lenox, Mass; the Tyler portion was destroyed in the bombing of London in 1940. 3 vols, 8vo, contemporary brown quarter calf, marbled paper boards and matching endpapers, gilt decorations and lettering. Frontis portrait. BAL 16362 (Prescott). Edges a little rubbed; very nice set. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Brick Row Book Shop, ABAA]
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      Philadelphia. [1857]. - 312pp. plus 8pp. publisher's ads and six plates. Original brown publisher's cloth, stamped in blind and gilt. Extremities worn. Light scattered foxing and soiling. Very good. One of the classics in American gambling literature, written by Jonathan H. Green (1813-87), renowned professional gambler and, later, reformer. Green is the most important figure in the early literature of American gambling - a gambler who became a crusader against illegal gambling, and wrote many works devoted to exposing crime, cheating, and vice. "A reformed gambler's adventures among brother card-sharps, counterfeiters, etc., along the lower Mississippi, from Kentucky to Louisiana" - Howes. This is probably the third edition of Green's work originally published in 1844 as GAMBLING UNMASKED. Green's works are some of the most elusive and important devoted to early American gambling. HOWES G365.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana]
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        NARRATIVE OF THE MUTINY AT BOLARUM IN SEPTEMBER 1855. For the information of Brigadier Colin Mackenzie's family and private friends ; drawn up, from memoranda taken at the time, by an eye-witness. Bound with: THE CRISIS IN INDIA

      Edinburgh, Printed by Murray and Gibb, 1857.. FIRST EDITION 1857, 8vo, approximately 215 x 135 mm, 8½ x 5¼ inches, 62 pages, bound in half brown morocco over marbled sides, raised bands and gilt lettered spine, top edges gilt, marbled endpapers. 10 mm (½") chip at top of lower hinge repaired, 60 mm (2½") light brown stain on title page (see image), otherwise contents clean. The author has inscribed the title page: "COUNT ZAMOYSKI (Famous Polish Family) with kind regards from BRIGADIER MACKENZIE". Bound with: THE CRISIS IN INDIA: Its Causes and Proposed Remedies. By a Military Officer of 32 years' experience in India (signing himself Caubulee), second edition with six additional letters. London, Richard Bentley, 1857, pages: (2), vii, (1), 7-111, half-title present, page numbering slightly erratic, no pages missing. Contents clean. A series of letters on the disasters occuring in India in the middle of the century, first published in The Times. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        Narrative of the Expedition of an American Squadron to the China Seas and Japan Performed in the Years 1852, 1853 And 1854 Under the Command of Commodore M. C. Perry, United States Navy, By Order of the Government of the United States

      D. Appleton and Company, New York 1857 - 4to - over 9¾. Book. Includes very rare suppressed bathing scene plate! xviii + 537 pp. 91 plates, most tinted, one full color. Several maps, including fold-out maps. Leather scuffed and wear in corners and along edges. T.e.g. Pages and plates generally clean. Crack in hinge between pp. iv and v. Otherwise tight. Overall very good condition. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: White Fox Rare Books, ABAA/ILAB]
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        NOUVELLE CARTE Illustrée de L'ITALIE

      Paris., 1857. A new illustrated map of Italy presenting divisions of provinces, the substantial physical divisions, and the Geographic distribution of cultivated plants. Industrial towns, the major active mines, railways and routes of canals. Size: 600 x 845 mm. Steel engraving. Original outline colour with later additions. Very good condition An interesting view of Italy from a commercial and industrial perspective with numerous decorative embellishments. There is statistical information about various parts of Italy on the top and bottom of the map with 8 attractive vignettes depicting fauna, flora, natural treasures, as well as Italian landscapes and architecture of different regions. These include Italy in general, Lombardy, regions of Parma, Modena, Tuscany, Vatican, region of Naples, and St. Marin. Alexandre Vuillemin (1812-1880) was a cartographer and a book editor based in Paris. Despite a prolific cartographic career, much of Vuillemin's life is shrouded in mystery. What is known is that his studied under the prominent French Auguste Henri Dufour (1798-1865). Vuillemin's most important work is his detailed, highly decorative large format Atlas de Géographie Commerciale et Industrielle, which this map is a taken.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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      Paris., 1857. A new illustrated map of the European Turkey and Greece presenting the physical and political divisions, the geographic distribution of vegetables and minerals. The industrial towns, commercial ports, geographical distribution of cultivated plants and the major active mines. Steel engraving. Original outline colour with later additions. Very good condition; a slight tear in the left centrefold. Size: 59.5 x 84 cm. An interesting view of the Balkans from a commercial and industrial perspective. There is statistical information about all the countries that were incorporated into the Turkish Empire on the top and bottom of the map with 12 attractive vignettes depicting industry native to each country. These include Bosnia, Serbia, Romania, Bulgaria, Albania, Moldavia, Montenegro and Greece among others. The actual map has forts, ports and distribution of vegetables and minerals marked on it. Alexandre Vuillemin (1812-1880) was a cartographer and a book editor based in Paris. Despite a prolific cartographic career, much of Vuillemin's life is shrouded in mystery. What is known is that his studied under the prominent French Auguste Henri Dufour (1798-1865). Vuillemin's most important work is his detailed, highly decorative large format Atlas de Géographie Commerciale et Industrielle, which this map is a part of.

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        The Garies and Their Friends

      London: G. Routledge & Co.. 1857. First. First edition. Dark blue publisher's cloth. vi, [2], 392pp. (Also issued simultaneously in a yellowback edition, with a different pagination). Introductory preface by Mrs. Harriet B. Stowe. Modest wear to the bottom of the spine, corners a little bumped, paper over rear hinge just a bit started, a handsome, very good plus copy. Housed in a custom clamshell case. The Garies and Their Friends is the second novel by an African-American, after William Wells Brown's Clotel; or, The President's Daughter, and the first to chronicle the experience of free blacks in the pre-Civil War northeast. Scholars also consider it the first American novel to deal with race relations and colorphobia in the urban north. A family consisting of a white southern man, his mulatto wife (who is a freed slave), and their children migrate from Georgia to the North. According to Maxwell Whiteman (A Century of Fiction by American Negros 1853-1952), it "takes place in Philadelphia prior to the Civil War and concerns itself with race prejudice, violence and miscegenation." Apparently the race riot scenes were particularly impressive to contemporary readers. Although this novel has become required or suggested reading in many African-American literature courses, the first edition has become an exceptional rarity. One of only two copies we've ever seen, and the only one in original cloth. No copies of the first cloth and yellowback editions have been at auction for at least the past 25 years. OCLC locates eight copies of this edition. BAL 19392. .

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      David Bogue, London 1857 - Finely-bound by M.M. Holloway, London. Covers bordered in gilt chains, French fillets. Elaborate floral designs at corners with swirls and loops , dots and circles just central to the fillets. Central inlaid monogram of owner "F.H.L.". Flower petals of inlaid blue, butterscotch, and red leathers. Spine with six gilt panels, inlaid floral designs, and leather spine label. Inner dentelles and marbled endpapers. All edges gilt. Ink name on front pastedown, "Frances Howet Loyd" (sic), the obvious owner of the binding. Small book-plate of a later owner as well. Minor rubbing at front hinge. Spine with very minor fading of the leather, slight rub of the label. Corners show minor wear. Pencil notations on verso of front free endpaper, probably from an earlier bookseller. Illustrations by Birket Foster, Harrison Weir, and others. Ornamental headings by Noel Humphreys and Thomas Marquoid. Published by Joseph Cundall with his monogram on the copyright page. Printed by Richard Clay. Quite a lovely binding of this second edition, published in the same year as the first edition. See VBD p.112 and p.150, Gleeson White p.103, McLean, "Joseph Cundall" p.40 and p.82, Cundall, "Birket Foster" p.195. Small Quarto [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      John Murray. London. 1857. Third Edition, Revised, With Additions. The same year as the First edition. 8vo. (8.8 x 5.8 inches). Portrait frontis. Finely bound, by Frost & Co, of Bath, in half tan calf. Spine with five raised bands, each with gilt floral wavy role. Compartments decorated with double ruled borders. Within the borders are floral corner decorations and decorative centre pieces. Red and blue labels, ruled and lettered in gilt. Tan cloth on boards. Marbled endpapers. Top edge gilt. A fine copy in a highly attractive fine binding.

      [Bookseller: Paul Foster Books]
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        An Illustrated Vocabulary, for the use of the Deaf and Dumb. 1857, First Edition. Leather Binding.

      Printed for the Asylum for the Deaf and Dumb, Old Kent Road,, London 1857 - PAGES: Coloured Frontis, viii, 469. BINDING: Full leather rebacked, with raised bands, gilt lettering to spine, new endpapers and all edges gilt. CONDITION: Boards scuffed; old remnance of tape to verso of title page- faintly visible on title page and offsetting to facing page of verso; otherwise a very nice copy. Size: 25.5 X 20.5 Cms. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Works. The Waverley Novels. 50 volumes in full calf.

      Boston: Ticknor & Fields, 1857 - The Household Edition, 50 volumes, 8vo, engraved frontispiece for each volume. Full polished calf, gilt extra backs in six compartments, double gilt lettering pieces, five raised bands, marbled edges & endpapers. Very good complete set with some scuffs, light edge wear, small old paper labels in top panel of each volume, a few volumes with light chipping to head-caps, a few tender joints. Sheet clean, unmarked, complete. H4686 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: J & J House Booksellers]
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        The Roman Wall, and Illustrations of the Principal Vestiges of Roman Occupation in the North of England. Consisting of Plans of the Military Works, the Stations, Camps, Ancient Ways, and other Remains of the Earlier Periods, in the Northern Counties. [bound together with;] The Watling Street. From the Original Surveys made by direction of His Grace The Duke of Northumberland [together with;] Eastern Branch of the Watling Street, in the County of Northumberland, from Bewclay near Portgate on the Roman Wall to Berwick-upon-Tweed

      London: Printed for Private Distribution [by Standidge,] 1857-64 - 2 volumes, folio (550 × 400 mm). Green pebble-grain half morocco, matching cloth sides, title gilt to spine and to upper board of the first part, to the spine only on the second, gilt rules at spine and corner edges, marbled endpapers. A little rubbed, endpapers showing some foxing, light toning, but overall a very good set. Title page and 5 double-sheet maps to each of the three items. First editions. The first named with the inscription, "Presented to Henry Lawes Long Esq., by The Duke of Northumberland, Syon 27th August 1859" to the first blank and circular, sepia lithographed Long armorial bookplate to the front pastedown; the second inscribed "With the Duke of Northumberland's Compliments" verso of the first blank. In 1804 Henry MacLauchlan joined the Royal Corps of Military Surveyors and Draftsmen as a cadet, "He trained as a military surveyor, spending several years in Cork, but along with most other draughtsmen was placed on half pay when the corps disbanded in 1817. In 1823–4 MacLauchlan was employed by the Ordnance Survey in Gloucestershire, south Wales, and Bedfordshire" (ODNB) He continued to work for the OS until his retirement in 1844, when he "returned to Cornwall with the assessionable manors commission, surveying hill forts and linear earthworks By 1848 MacLauchlan was conducting a similar survey of ancient remains in the North Riding of Yorkshire for the keen amateur archaeologist Algernon Percy, Lord Prudhoe, later fourth duke of Northumberland. On its successful completion and publication the duke commissioned MacLauchlan to undertake further field surveys of Watling Street, Hadrian's Wall, the eastern branch of Watling Street, and other remains in Northumberland MacLauchlan recorded with precision details of many ancient monuments, some of which have since been destroyed. His work was accorded little recognition until the 1950s and 1960s, but later scholars working on Roman and prehistoric remains in the north of England freely acknowledge their debt to his draughtsmanship and accuracy." Henry Lawes Long, of Hampton Lodge in Surrey, was a keen antiquary and the author of two publications on the problem of Hannibal's route through the Alps - Hannibal's Passage of the Alps (1830) and The March of Hannibal to from the Rhone to the Alps (1831); a study of Roman remains in the south of England (1836), and A Survey of the Early Geography of Western Europe, as connected with the First Inhabitants of Britain, their Origin, Language, Religious Rites, and Edifices (1859). [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Les fleurs animées par J.-J. Grandville. Texte par Alphonse Karr, Taxile Delors et le Comte Foelix, Paris, Martinon s.d. (1857).

      - 2 vol. grand in-8° rel. demi-chagrin rouge, plats de toile chagrinée rouge, dos à nerfs, titre et pièce de tomaison dorés, caissons décorés, petites épidermures et traces de frottement sur les dos, rousseurs éparses souvent concentrées sur le dos des planches et sur les planches, toutes tranches dorées. Tome 1 : 2 f.nchf. + 1 frontispice couleurs + 260 p. + 28 pl. ht en couleurs. Tome 2 : 1 pl. couleurs frontispice + 238 p. (Botanique des dames pp. 111 à 238 + 22 pl. couleurs ht + 2 pl. noir et blanc pour la botanique des dames + 3 f.nchf. (Tables). COMPLET DE SES PLANCHES. tome 2 la planche du Dahlia insérée en début de volume au lieu d'être en regard de la page 12. Bel état d'ensemble.

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        The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart. Including . With a memoir of the author. Illustrated by engravings.

      Adam and Charles Black, Edinburgh: 1857 - 1 With a beautiful fore-edge painting by Martin Frost of "Abbotsford" and an oval inset portrait of Sir Walter Scott, signed by Frost with his initials on the outer left margin. Abbotsford was the home of Sir Walter Scott. Painted by Martin Frost in 1986. Small 8vo. 746, [1] pp. Engraved frontispiece portrait of the author (with his favorite wolfhound "Maida"), by John Horsburgh after the painting by Sir John Watson Gordon (Scottish painter, 1788-1864), engraved half-title by W. Allan & T. Dobbie, engraved plates. Original full red morocco, tooled in gilt, gilt spine, a.e.g. Ownership inscription of Ellen Davis Browell, October 1859. Fine. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Jeff Weber Rare Books, ABAA]
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        Christianity in China, Tartary, and Thibet (Three Volumes) Vol. I: From the Apostleship of St. Thomas to the Discover of the Cape of Good Hope. Vol. II From the Discovery of the Cape of Good Hope to the Establishment of the Mantchoo-Tartar Dynasty in China. VolII: From the Establishment of the Mantchoo-Tartar Dynasty in China to the Commencement of the Eighteenth Century.

      Longman Brown Green Longmans & Roberts 1857, 1858, London - Harccovers. 8vos. Three volumes (complete). viii + 422pp (ii adverts) & viii & 406pp. & viii & 420pp. Original blue patterned cloth decorated in blind w/ spine titled in gilt. A fascinating account of the adventures and tribulations of the early Catholic emmissaries and missionaries to China and Tibet. Spine a bit darkened, corners & spine ends a little bruised with just a bit of light fraying, corners and edges bumped, paper lightly browned. Still overall a tight, unmarked better than VG example of this scarce set. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Weiser Antiquarian Books, Inc.]
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        Della Città di Napoli dal tempo della sua fondazione sino al presente. Memorie storiche.

      Napoli 1857 - In 8vo; pp.806, 68, 4n.nn. Tavola spieghevole a colori raffigurante la pianta della Città di Napoli. Mezza pelle coeva, titolo e fregi in oro al dorso. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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