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        Voyage pittoresque en Allemagne: partie méridionale.: Illustrations de Rouargue frères.

      Morizot, Paris. 1859 - Legatura editoriale in tela nera, dorso con nervi con titoli e fregi in oro, tagli dorati. Bella opera con ampio ed interessante apparato iconografico che comprende venti vedutedi città e quattro scene popolari a colori. Accanto a descrizioni e vedute di città tedesche troviamo anche Praga, Budapest, Vienna, Trento e Trieste e la gustosa veduta a colori di un mercato tirolese. Buona copia. Formato: 504 p., [24] c. di tav., 27 cm, tela. Buono.

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Adige]
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        The Poetical Works of John Milton

      London - W. Kent and Co., 1859. London - W. Kent and Co., 1859 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A beautiful, illustrated two volume set of Milton's poetry, including his major works 'Paradise Lost', 'Paradise Regained' and his minor poems and sonnets. In two volumes complete. Illustrated with 120 black and white engravings by John Thompsonfrom drawings by William Harvey. With a memoir of Milton'with strictures on his genius and writings' by James Montgomery, a British editor, hymnwriter and poet. With publisher's catalogues to rear. Condition: Expertly rebacked in decorative cloth bindings. Externally, sound with slight wear to extremities and marks to boards. Internally, firmly bound. Bright but with the odd spot and occasional handling marks. Overall: VERY GOOD.

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        The Poems of Oliver Goldsmith

      London - George Routledge and Co., 1859. London - George Routledge and Co., 1859 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. An attractively boundedition of the collectedpoetry of theAnglo-Irish writer and poetOliver Goldsmith. Goldsmith (1730-1774), a gambling addict who spent the majority of his life in debt, produced a massive output as a hack writer for the publishers of London, but his few painstaking works earned him the company of Samuel Johnson and the tentative admiration of Horace Walpole, who declared him an inspired idiot. Includes one of his foremost works, the pastoral poem 'The Deserted Village'. Complete with40 gilt bordered,colour woodblock illustrations by Birket Foster and H. N. Humphreys, the former of whom was incredibly popular in Victorian Britain, famed for his idyllic images of rural England. First edition. Condition: In a full morocco binding with attractive gilt detailing to the spine. Externally, generally smart with some shelfwear andjust a little rubbing to the boards and spine. Hinges are slightly strained. Internally, firmly bound with bright and clean pages that have just the occasional handling mark. Overall: VERY GOOD..

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        All the Year Round. A Weekly Journal. Vols 1 to 12. Matching bindings by Marcus Ward, Belfast.

      1st ed No. 11 Wellington Street North London 1859 - Medium8vo. Matching set in half brown calf, raised bands, red lettering pieces, marbled boards. The marbled paper on Vols. 1 and 2 differs from the other 10 which are all similar. Bound with 4 of the required 5 Christmas Numbers, The Haunted House, A Message from the Sea, Tom Tiddler's Ground and Somebody's Luggage. All hinges, except the upper hinge of Vol XI which is broken, are sound making this a very good set As can be seen the backstrips are matching with the same tools used. The marbled paper is quite thin and consequently it has rubbed through on most of the foreedges, there are a very few spots of foxing otherwise a genuinely VG attractive set. We have collated Vols. 1 and 2 and noted that page 229/30 is misbound after page 220 otherwise complete and VG. We can collate the other 10 volumes if required. This set, Vols. 1 to 12, covers the period Dickens was most actively involved with the magazine. First edition. Marcus Ward tickets are on the rear pastedowns of all volumes except Vols. 1, 2 and 12. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        (Hamburg 1825 - 1905 ebda.). Waldweg am Fluss. Öl auf Leinwand. (1859). Signiert und (schwer leserlich) datiert. 46 x 64,5 cm. Schön gerahmt.

      1859. . Unter Johann Wilhelm Schirmer in Düsseldorf ließ sich Ruths als Landschaftsmaler ausbilden, nach einem anschliessenden Italienaufenthalt kehrte er nach Hamburg zurück. Er malte mit Vorliebe Elbgegenden sowie italienische und schweizerische Motive.- Weg mit kleinem Jungen aus herbstlichem Wald führend, am Wegesrand auf einer Bank zwei Damen, links ein ruhiger Flusslauf, im Hintergrund eine Stadt.- Leicht krakeliert.- .

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        The White Doe of Rylstone, or, The Fate of the Nortons

      London -Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, and Roberts, 1859. London -Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, and Roberts, 1859 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A smart copy of this poem by William Wordsworth. Illustrated throughout with numerous engraved vignettes. Condition: In a full calf binding. Externally quite smart, though with some light rubbing to the extremities. Internally, firmly bound. Neat ink inscription to front free-endpaper. Pages are bright, with just the odd patch of foxing. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED..

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        Mémoires de la Société des sciences morales, des lettres et des arts de Seine-et-Oise.

      Versailles, Montalant-Bougleux, P.-F. Etienne, 1847-1859, - 5 vol. in-8, [4]-XXXV-376, [4]-LXXII-278, [4]-CXXXVI-211, [4]-CXX-284 et [4]-CLXXVI-264 pp., avec 10 planches, demi-veau blond, dos à nerfs ornés de filets et lions dorés, pièces de titre et de tomaison cerise et bouteille, tranches mouchetées (reliure de l'époque). Rousseurs, mais bon exemplaire. Tête de collection de ce périodique érudit, qui parut jusqu'en 1897 et dont la série complète forme 21 volumes. Interrompu en 1897, il fut continué à partir de 1899 par la Revue de l'histoire de Versailles et de Seine-et-Oise, jusqu'en 1940. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Historique F. Teissèdre]
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        What Will He Do With It?

      Edinburgh andLondon - William Blackwood and Sons, 1859. Edinburgh andLondon - William Blackwood and Sons, 1859 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A novel in four volumes by 'Pisistratus Caxton', a fictional character andpseudonym ofEdward Bulwer-LyttonIn four volumes complete. Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton PC (25 May 1803- 18 January 1873), was an English politician, poet, playwright, and novelist. He was immensely popular with the reading public and wrote a stream of bestselling dime-novels which earned him a considerable fortune. He coined several phrases that would become clichs, especially 'the great unwashed', 'pursuit of the almighty dollar', 'the pen is mightier than the sword', as well as the famous opening line 'It was a dark and stormy night'. With a publisher's catalogue to rear of second volume. Condition: In cloth bindings. Externally, sound but with bumping and wear to extremities. With slight rubbingand marks to boards. Hinges slightly strained to first and third volumes and to rear of second volume. Internally, generally firmly bound. Bright but with odd spots and handling marks to pages. Overall: GOOD.

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        Misterios de Filipinas. Novela. 2 Tomos en un Volúmen

      La Balear, Madrid 1859 - holandesa época rozada, interior bien conservado texto orlado, retrato, láminas. . 641 págs.

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        Der vollkommene Angler . .. herausgegeben von Ephemera und ¸bersetzt von I. Schumacher

      Hamburg: P. Salomon & Co, 1859 Hamburg: P. Salomon & Co, 1859. First edition in German and first foriegn language edition. 8vo. 10 woodcut engravings. xii, 308 pp. Bound in contemporary half green morocco and marbled boards. Bookplate of Dean Sage (with 1942 Parke Bernet bill for lot 493 laid in). Some toning of spine, minor traces of wear. Fine. Coigney 76; Horne 75; Oliver 74; Westwood & Satchell, p. 233; Litchfield, p. 41

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        Elementar-Mechanik nach Vorträgen gehalten an der polytechnischen Schule 1858-59. 4 Teile in 1 Band.

      Karlsruhe, Geissendörfer, (Ca. 1859).. (21,5 x 17,5 cm). 35 S.; 36 S.; 35 S.; 38 S. Mit zahlreichen Abbildungen. Lose Blätter in Originalumschlägen in moderner Leinwand-Kassette.. Erste Ausgabe dieses lithographisch vervielfältigten Vorlesungsmanuskripts. Es ist, nach der Dissertation, seine erste selbständige Veröffentlichung. - Clebsch (1833-1872), der von 1858-63 Professor für theoretische Mechanik an der TH Karlsruhe war, gilt als außerordentlich vielseitiger Mathematiker. - Gestempelt. Wohlerhalten. - DSB 3, 313; Poggendorff III, 282

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        Adam Bede

      Edinburgh and London - William Blackwood and Sons, 1859. Edinburgh and London - William Blackwood and Sons, 1859 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. The complete set of this highly sought after work, and the first to bepublished under the pseudonymGeorge Eliot. Third edition, published the same year as the first. With the original publishers' catalogue to the rear of volume one, andall volumes featuring their original half titles. Adam Bede was published with Evans' pseudonym, even thoughshe was a well-published and highly respected scholar of her time. Immediately recognised as a significant literary work, Adam Bede has enjoyed a largely positive critical reputation since its publication. An anonymous review in The Athenaeum in 1859 praised it as a novel of the highest class, and The Times called it a first-rate novel. Contemporary reviewers, often influenced by nostalgia for the earlier period represented in Bede, enthusiastically praised Eliot's characterisations and realistic representations of rural life. Charles Dickens wrote: The whole country life that the story is set in, is so real, and so droll and genuine, and yet so selected and polished by art, that I cannot praise it enough to you. Complete in three volumes. Condition: In original publishers' cloth bindings, with gilt lettering to the spines. Externally,lightly rubbed, with shelfwear to the spines. All spines are slightly cocked. Cloth is split to one rear joint. One rear hinge, and one front hinge is slightly strained. Internally, generally firmly bound, with instances of spotting, and handling marks throughout. Institutional ink stamp to the front free endpapers of all volumes, and armorial bookplates to the front pastedowns. Overall: GOOD ONLY..

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        The Rise of the Dutch Republic

      London - S. O. Beeton, 1859. London - S. O. Beeton, 1859 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. An fascinating historical text exploring all aspects of the Dutch Republic, officially known as the Republic of the Seven United Netherlands (Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden), the Republic of the United Netherlands, or the Republic of the Seven United Provinces Chapters include From the death of Granvelle to the wedding of Prince Alexander, From the invasion of the Netherlands to the erection of the Citadel of Antwerp, From the mission to Madrid to the death of De Ruyter, From the siege of Leyden to the founding of the Leydon University and From the attempt of Jaureguy on the life of Orange to his assassination by Gerard. Condition: In a calf binding with marbled boards and gilt design to the spine. Externally, smart with some slight rubbing. Instances of previous worming to the base of the spine. Internally, firmly bound with intermittently bright pages. Light occasional spotting. Overall: GOOD..

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        Adam Bede

      Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, 1859. Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, 1859 First edition, first printing. Finely bound by Gruel in crushed ¾ tan Morocco over multicolored marbled boards, with four raised bands to the spine, spine lettered in gilt, top edge gilt, multicolored marbled endpapers, half-titles present, and sixteen pages of publisher's advertisements at rear. All three volumes near fine, with some minor wear to the spine ends, light rubbing to the hinges, minor toning to the spines, bright and clean pages. Vol. III with some additional rubbing to spine bands, and with the "Contents of the Third Volume" and "Book Fifth" page bound into the rear of the text (instead of at the front). Overall, a near fine and extremely attractive set. Adam Bede is the first full-length published novel by Mary Anne Evans, a top writer of the Victorian Era who chose to write under a male pseudonym so that her works would be taken more seriously. In addition to writing novels, she edited and contributed to the left-wing journal The Westminster Review as one of the only female editors of her time. Her novels were praised for being socially and politically conscious and realistic depictions of country life. Indeed, Evans described Adam Bede as "a country story-full of the breath of cows and the scent of hay." The text, largely influenced by Wordsworth and Coleridge's Lyrical Ballads (1798), tells the story of Adam Bede, a virtuous carpenter, who is in love with a milkmaid, who ultimately has a child with another man from their village. In addition to its masterful realism, Adam Bede is notable for its innovative "combination of deep human sympathy and rigorous moral judgment.". 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine.

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        The Select Works of John Bunyan

      London - The London Printing and Publishing Company, 1859. London - The London Printing and Publishing Company, 1859 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A selection of the writings of Christian writer and preacher, John Bunyan. Illustrated with thirty-four engraved plates throughout. Including his masterpiece, The Pilgrim's Progress,as well asThe Holy War andGrace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners. Including notes onThe Pilgrim's Progressfrom Robert Maguire. Two volumes bound in one. Condition: In a half-calf binding. Externally, sound, though with rubbing to the extremities, some marks, and slight wear to the head and tail of the spine. Hinges are strained. Ink inscription to front free-endpaper. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright, though with some instances of foxing. Overall: GOOD..

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        The English Boy in Japan: Or, the Perils and Adventures of Mark Raffles

      London - T. Nelson and Sons, 1859. London - T. Nelson and Sons, 1859 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A first edition of this Victorian children's adventure story. First Edition. Featuring a tissue-guarded illustrated frontispiece and an additional illustrated title page. Contains several illustrated plates. William Dalton (18211875) was a British author of adventure stories for youth set in exotic locations such as China, Japan and Peru. He wrote most of his books during a seven-year period between around 1857 to 1864. He was also chief editor of the London Daily Telegraph. Condition: In a decorative cloth binding. Externally, sound, though rubbed in places. Small scuff to spine. Internally, generally firmly bound although the frontispiece and illustrated title page are detached but present. Foxed throughout. Overall: GOOD..

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        A Tale of Two Cities

      London: Chapman and Hall, , 1859.. London: Chapman and Hall, 1859. First edition, first issue. Octavo, original red cloth. In near fine condition with light wear. First issue, with page 213 misnumbered as 113, the signature mark "b" on the List of Plates, and other first-issue points as called for. Illustrated by H.K. Browne, with 16 engraved plates by him. Housed in a custom morocco clamshell box. The most famous and possibly the most popular of Dickens's novels, A Tale of Two Cities shows a master of dramatic narrative extracting gold from the ore of history. If the bloody tableau of the French Revolution were not in itself sufficient for a dozen novels, Dickens added to it a professional resurrectionist, an authentic ogress, and an antihero as convincingly flawed as any in modern literature. Here, too, are all of Dickens's recurring themes -- imprisonment, injustice, and cataclysmic violence, resurrection and the renunciation that makes renewal possible.

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        The Practical and Devotional Family BibleThe Holy Bible containing the Old and New TestamentsAccording to the authorised version, with the marginal readings, and original and selected parallel references, printed at length, and the commentaries of Henry and Scott

      Glasgow - William Collins, 1859. Glasgow - William Collins, 1859 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A beautiful, heavy family bible. With a total of 35 steel engraved plates, each protected by its original tissueguard. Including a double page impression of modern Jerusalem and a plan of the old city. With 5 lovely colour lithograph maps of numerous areas of biblical significance. With a four page 'Family Register' in which the family that owned the Bible - The Jones of Ingram, who worked at the Post Office -, have filled in their dates of births and that of their only child Eleanor Jones, alongside information of her marriageand subsequent children. With a separate slip of paper inserted loose with information of their deaths. Also includes JohnEadie's biblical cyclopaedia to rear of volume. Collated complete. Uncommon. Condition: In an embossed full crushed morocco binding. Externally, rubbed with some heavier wear to backstrip and extremities and small white marks to boards. Internally, firmly bound. Light foxing throughout, heaviest to plates and margins, otherwise very clean with no inscriptions. Overall: GOOD..

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        The Nature-Printed British Sea-Weeds - A History Accompanied By Figures and Dissections, of the Algae of the British Isles

      London: Bradbury, Evans and Co., 1859. London: Bradbury, Evans and Co., 1859. Four volumes complete - Volume One, 'Rhodospermeae, Fam. I-IX', xv, [1], 188pp, seventy plates; Volume Two, 'Rhodospermeae, Fam. X-XIII', ix, [1], 203pp, [1], sixty-nine plates; Volume Three, 'Melanospermeae', xi, [1], 200pp, fifty-three plates and Volume Four, 'Chlorospermeae', xiv, [2], 324pp, twenty-seven plates. Half morocco and marbled paper over boards, raised bands, spines in six panels, morocco title label to second panel volume label to fourth, remaining panels with gilt repeated leafy stem design, marbled endpapers, t.e.g. Slightly rubbed, one or two minor scrapes to leather, top edge of lower board of volume three worn. Internally some light spotting, but generally quite bright and clean. A total of two-hundred and twenty-two nature plates, including four additional titles with nature-printed vignette and one uncoloured plate. Bradbury 'acquired' the nature-printing process from the Austrian Staatsdruckerei and "thereafter, for a few years, the term 'nature printing' was closely associated with Bradbury's name in Britain. Books published by Bradbury and Evans and those projected ... dominated the field" (Cave, Impressions of Nature, page 105). Nissen BBI 1002. First Edition. Half Calf and Boards. Good+. Illus. by Bradbury, Henry. 8vo.

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        Waverley Novels. In four volumes

      Edinburgh - Adam and Charles Black, 1859. Edinburgh - Adam and Charles Black, 1859 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Four of Scott's popular Waverley novels in uniform fine bindings. Comprising: Volume XII, entitled 'Kenilworth'; Volume XIII, entitled 'The Pirate'; Volume XIX, containing 'The Betrothed' (part of the 'Tales of the Crusaders' series) and 'The Highland Widow' (part of the 'Chronicles of the Canongate' series); and Volume XXII, entitled 'Saint Valentine's Day: Or, the Fair Maid of Perth' (part of the 'Chronicles of the Canongate' series). Each volume has a frontispiece. Condition: In half leather bindings with marbled boards. Externally, rubbed, with slight loss. Marbled boardcovering of Volume XXII missing. Front hinge of Volume XXII failed. Rear hinge of Volume XIII held by one cord only. One hinge strained, and one slightly strained. Internally, generally firmly bound. Page 365-366 of Volume XII is detached and missing. Marginal tidemarks throughout, with occasional light foxing prominent to first and last few pages, and marks. Ink signature to front blank of Volume XIII. Overall: GOOD ONLY..

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        Geschichte der Sächsischen Armee in Wort und Bild.

      Leipzig, Bach, 1859.. Mit lithographischen Portrait (Johann König von Sachsen) als Frontispiz, 1 altkolorierten Schematafel und 60 altkolorierten lithographischen Tafeln. IV, 172, IV Seiten, 1 Blatt. 39 x 29 cm, Leinen der Zeit mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel.. Lipperheide II, 2204 - Bemmann-Jatzwauk 1/2, 536. - Wichtige sächsische Uniformkunde in zweiter, gegenüber der Erstausgabe von 1858 wesentlich erweiterter Auflage. - Vollständig und in prächtigem Kolorit. - Leinenbezug an den Kapitalen und der hinteren Kante mit Fehlstellen, Ecken bestoßen, Vorderdeckelkante mit Druckstelle. - Frontispiz etwas stockfleckig, die Farbtafeln vereinzelt im Rand bzw. verso gering fleckig, eine Tafel leicht angerändert. - Insgesamt gutes, innen sehr gutes Exemplar.

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        4 eigenh. Briefe m. Unterschrift.

      Reichshoffen u. Paris, 1859-1862.. Zus. 15 S., 8°.. Der Botschaftssekretär Renouard de Bussierre, der eine Zeit lang in Konstantinopel lebte, verfasste u.a. die Werke "Lettres sur l'Orient", "Voyage en Russie", "L'Empire mexicain" u.a. - Der Empfänger des auf Französisch abgefassten Briefes 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. -

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        Historisch-topographische Beschreibung der Stadt Bern und ihrer Umgebungen, mit Rückblicken auf ihre früheren Zustände, nebst einer Berner-Chronik ... von 1191 bis 1850.

      Bern, Haller, 1859.. 20 x 13 cm. XXVII, 447 S., 1 Bl.; Titel, 296 S., 2 Bl. Mit 28 getönten, lithographierten Tafeln, meist nach Carl Durheim. HLdr. d. Zt. mit Rtit. und Rvergoldund.. Lonchamp 880; Wäber 123. - Umfassende Geschichte mit Quellenverzeichnis. Der 2. Teil bringt eine Chronologie der wichtigsten lokalen Ereignisse jeden Jahres sowie ein Verzeichnis der Schultheißen. Die schönen Ansichten zeigen Plätze, wichtige Gebäude, Brunnen, Brücken und Stadttore, die Anstalt Waldau u.a. Sie stammen vom Sohn des Verfassers, Carl Durheim, einem der ersten Photographen der Stadt. - Einband gering berieben. Etwas stockfleckig, Tafeln teils leicht gebräunt. S. 277-284 seitlich etwas ausgefranst.

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        Autograph Etchings by American Artists Produced by a New Application of Photographic Art

      W.A. Townsend & Company, New York 1859 - Large 4to. With 12 mounted albumen prints (cliches verre). Full leather. A.e.g. Rubbing to boards, especially at forecorners and spine ends. Slightly warped. Light foxing to last few leaves. VG. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        "Dampfpflug" originales Aquarell auf festem Malpapier ca. 33x45cm; oben rechts monogrammiert "TvE" betitelt, bezeichnet und datiert "Gr. Wustrow 1.Aug.1900."

      . 1859/60 nahm Themistokles von Eckenbrecher Unterricht beim Potsdamer Hofmaler Carl Gustav Wegener. Von 1861-67 lebte die Familie in Düsseldorf, wo der Sohn von 1861 bis 1863 Privatschüler bei Oswald Achenbach wurde und bald zu einem seiner Lieblingsschüler avancierte. Seinem Lehrer folgt er in der Brillanz der Farbe, in den Lichteffekten und den glanzvollen Szenerien der Komposition seiner Gemälde, ohne jedoch den Reiz seiner Staffage zu erreichen. Der Maler bereiste ganz Europa, v.a. Norwegen und den Vorderen Orient. Von seinen Reisen brachte er stets neue Motive mit nach Hause. 1892 unternahm er eine Reise in die Kolonien und bereiste u.a. Afrika und die Philippinen. 1919, zwei Jahre vor seinem Tod, zog er von Berlin, wo er seit 1889 ansässig war, nach Goslar. In Goslar befindet sich auch das Grab von Eckenbrecher..

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        Der vollkommene Angler . .. herausgegeben von Ephemera und ¸bersetzt von I. Schumacher

      Hamburg: P. Salomon & Co, 1859. Hamburg: P. Salomon & Co, 1859. First edition in German and first foriegn language edition. 8vo. 10 woodcut engravings. xii, 308 pp. Bound in contemporary half green morocco and marbled boards. Bookplate of Dean Sage (with 1942 Parke Bernet bill for lot 493 laid in). Some toning of spine, minor traces of wear. Fine. Coigney 76; Horne 75; Oliver 74; Westwood & Satchell, p. 233; Litchfield, p. 41

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        Das goldne Buch vom Vaterlande oder Sachsen sonst und jetzt, nebst Entstehung und Schicksale seiner Städte und Ortschaften. Ein Buch für Leser aller Stände des sächsischen Volkes. 2 Bände in einem gebunden.

      Löbau J.G. Walde'schen Buchhandlung 1859 - 1861. 4°. 510 S. mit 31 (v. 32, es fehlt Tafel 16) colorierten lithogr. Tafeln ; 512 S. mit 32 colorierten lithogr. Tafeln, kräftiges farbenfrohes Colorit, papierbedingt gebräunt und fleckig, Tafeln sauberer Zustand, Hlwd. mit marmorierten Einband, dieser berieben. Populärwissenschaftliches Lieferungswerk mit Schilderungen aus der sächsischen Geschichte.. 12, Fr

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        Ueber Alterthuemer des ostindischen Archipels

      Berlin., Selbstverlag, 1859.. insbesondere die Hindu-Alterthuemer und Tempelruinen auf Java, Madura und Bali, nach Mittheilungen Brumunds und von Hoevells aus dem Hollaendischen bearbeitet. Mit 21 (1 doppelblattgrossen) teils farbigen lithographischen Tafeln, VII, 102 Seiten, Halbleinenband um 1900, 23,5 x 16 cm,. Schönes frisches Exemplar. Reizend illustrierte frühe Monographie über die Tempelruinen Indonesiens, gedruckt auf starkem Papier.

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      . Lithographie n. u. v. Nay b. Baerentzen, 1859, 20 x 28.5.

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        Kiel. Kolor. Lithographie von Nay bei Baerentzen, 1859. 19,3 x 28,5 cm.

      1859. .

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        Aumühle, i Hert. Lauenborg. - Aumühle, im Herz. Lauernburg." Ansicht mit der Mühle an der Au, der Brücke und dem Mühlteich im Vordergrund

      Kolorierte Lithographie mit Tonplatte von Hellesen nach Alexander Nay bei Emil Baerentzen 1859. Kolorierte Lithographie mit Tonplatte von Hellesen nach Alexander Nay bei Emil Baerentzen 1859. 19.5x27.8 cm. -

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        AGENTS AND GENERAL LETTER BOOK. COMMENCING 19TH OCT. 1859 ENDING 31ST DECEMBER 1861. Mr. Webb Hayward Solicitor Rochester 19 October 1859.

      1859 - Lined copy letter book, with manuscript entries. [23] p. index (1 page blank) + 309 p. + [16] p. blank. [6] registered letter receipts tipped in. Bound in vellum, marbled boards and edges. Extremities worn, especially at top of spine. Ink titles. Clean interior in several legible copperplate hands. The outgoing letters of a busy Rochester solicitor, amounting to some 1,200 separate entries over a period of two years and ten weeks. In the 1878 directory, William Webb Hayward of 196 High Street, Rochester, was also Clerk of the Peace, and to the trustees of St. Bartholomew's Hospital and registrar of the county court, etc. The new letter book opens with the acrimonious dissolution of Esell and Hayward: 'Mr. Esell has excluded me from the offices and he has all the Books and Accounts' and 'has treated me in a very cruel manner depriving me of a position worth œ7,000 to me and putting his own relations in my place and refusing to return to me the œ4,000 I paid him when I went into partnership.' He was also pursuing the Postmaster General over a letter, misdirected 'to another party thereby doing me a serious injury and inducing the commencement of legal proceedings against me.' Hayward acts on behalf of the Commissioners of Paving, etc., Rochester and Strood and writes to Samuel Smiles (1812-1904, author of Self-Help and Lives of the Engineers), Secretary of the South Eastern Railway about water dripping from a bridge over Strood High Street. He also acts for a client, who is claiming damages from the London, Chatham and Dover Railway, as goods, sent from Chatham to Canterbury, arrived late and caused financial loss. Another failed delivery was the case of the 'fish missent' by Messrs. Pickford from London to Stroud in Gloucestershire (instead of Strood), for which loss the client claimed œ5.5.6. Mr Aveling was written to in December 1861, 'the men in charge of your engine having refused to pay the Toll [at Strood] yesterday', Hayward also observing that the weight of the locomotive was not 'legibly conspicuously affixed thereon,' (the toll depended on the weight). Thomas Aveling (1824-82), the pioneer of steam traction engines, had just established his main works in Strood, having developed his first self-moving engine in 1859. Hayward was involved in several maritime cases. In 1860, a ship named The Guard, belonging to Frederick Fussell of Rochester, coal merchant, ran aground at the mouth of the Tees, and was salvaged by a shipbuilder, inevitably resulting in a dispute over conflicting claims and costs. Inland waters close to home also claimed his attention. The brig Tanner of Whitby 'was with her cargo seriously injured.owing to the defective and improper Moorings in the River Medway.' Hayward acted for the owner against Rochester Corporation and the case became complicated when he discovered that the city had borrowed diving apparatus from the Royal Engineers to survey the moorings, 'notwithstanding Captn. Mann's denial I am in a position to prove that the request for the loan was made by the Water Bailiff's son to the Sapper who referred him to the Sergeant who referred him to the Officer who gave permission.' Hayward complained of Captain Mann's conduct to the War Office. He also communicated with the Secretary of State for War on another matter involving the Royal Engineers at Chatham. A local builder, Mr Alfred Stump of Brompton had been unable to obtain payment of his outstanding account for constructing their new Mess House. Captain Casey, R.E. of the Ordnance Survey office, Southampton, received a complaint from Hayward on behalf of a farmer of Smolledge, near Chatham, whose field of peas has been damaged by a survey team. Along with his corporate clients and the usual conveyancing (including the sale of a windmill at Cliff) and probate work, Hayward was concerned in breach of promise and bastardy matters and also took the cases of many smaller litigants: a woman injured by the 'furious' driving of a grocer's cart, a M

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        ALS ("J. Ericsson").

      No place, 22. III. 1859.. 4to. 1 p.. To a gentleman: "My Dear Sir: The anticipated breaking of frank's main leer, through the runner, has come and came, as unfortunately must, in every engine doing any thing like maximum work. I am induced to ask what action Msrs. Clute have taken in the matter. You remember my letter of the 13th March, which I sent to you and in which I urged it as an imperative necessity for Msrs. Clute to put wrought levers on the cast rack shafts in every engine cast in the manner complained of? I hope Mrs. Clute, in the face of my letter, has not sent down a new batch of engines without doing what they expressed themselves willing to do. Should the matter have been neglected, then order them at once to send your wrought iron main levers as fast as they can make them and let Banks turn the rack and put the levers online." - In a lengthy postscript, he continues: "Frank's engine is being pushed at Delmatins (?) with all possible speed but quadruple work has been done to which was expected. The engine appears to have been kept at white heat for hours as the vessel in the supply picture was completely burnt out." - The Swedish-born engineer Ericsson made numerous changes to the steam engine. By 1859, Ericsson was working on war ships, and by 1862 he designed and built his famous ship, "The Monitor", inaugurating a new era in warfare by creating vessels capable of launching torpedoes. A superb, scientific letter.

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        Trois ans en Asie (de 1855 à 1858)

      Hachette, Paris 1859 - In-8 (223 x 145 mm), faux-titre - titre - 526 pp. - (1) ff. table, chagrin bleu, dos lisse orné, plats décorés or et à froid, plaque du Lycée Charlemagne sur le premier plat, tranches dorées (reliure d'époque). Edition originale. (quelques défauts, coiffe supérieure frottée, rares rousseurs). // Octavo (223 x 145 mm), half-title - title - 526 pp. - (1) ff. table of contents, blue shagreen, smooth spine tooled, covers tooled in gilt and blind, gilt stamp of "Lycée Charlemagne" on upper cover, gilt edges (contemporary binding). First edition. (some defects, top of spine rubbed, rare spots).

      [Bookseller: H. PICARD ET FILS, founded 1860]
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        Commercial advertiser directory, for Saint Anthony and Minneapolis; to which is added a business directory, 1859-1860. H.E. Chamberlain, publisher

      Croffut & Clark, St. Anthony & Minneapolis 1859 - First edition of the first directory of Minneapolis, 8vo, pp. [6], [15]- 162, [2]; numerous advertisements throughout; later black cloth, with the insertion of 5 postcard photographs (one with the stamp of Edward Bromley) on the endpapers and paste-downs, a number of early pencil annotations throughout, the printed advertisements at the front and the title page have been trimmed (no loss of letterpress), ownership signatures of F.B. Cornell and Edward C. Gale; in spite of defects noted, a good, sound copy of a very scarce directory. Contains a brief historical sketch of St. Anthony and Minneapolis, numerous full-p. advertisements for various local businesses, and an alphabetical listing of the city's residents, with addresses. Spear, p. 328 giving the collation as [3], [11]-162, [3] (probably including advertisements on the original paste-downs which are not present here) and locating only 4 copies; Martin, Minnesota Imprints, 244. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        "Commercial advertiser directory, for Saint Anthony and Minneapolis; to which is added a business directory, 1859-1860. H.E. Chamberlain, publisher"

      St. Anthony & Minneapolis: Croffut & Clark, 1859 St. Anthony & Minneapolis: Croffut & Clark. 1859. "First edition of the first directory of Minneapolis, 8vo, pp. [6], [15]- 162, [2]; numerous advertisements throughout; later black cloth, with the insertion of 5 postcard photographs (one with the stamp of Edward Bromley) on the endpapers and paste-downs, a number of early pencil annotations throughout, the printed advertisements at the front and the title page have been trimmed (no loss of letterpress), ownership signatures of F.B. Cornell and Edward C. Gale; in spite of defects noted, a good, sound copy of a very scarce directory. Contains a brief historical sketch of St. Anthony and Minneapolis, numerous full-p. advertisements for various local businesses, and an alphabetical listing of the city's residents, with addresses. Spear, p. 328 giving the collation as [3], [11]-162, [3] (probably including advertisements on the original paste-downs which are not present here) and locating only 4 copies; Martin, Minnesota Imprints, 244."

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        The Poetical Works of Edmund Spenser

      Edinburgh: James Nichol, 1859. James Nichol, Edinburgh, 1859. Edition Unstated. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 5-volume set (complete). Volume I: xix, 304 pp. Volume II: xxiii, 359 pp. Volume III: xxiii, 355 pp. Volume IV: 318 pp. Volume V: 330 pp. Heavily blind stamped decorated leather binding with spine in 6 compartments with red title label. Boards lightly worn and rubbed and a little sunned at spines. Marbled end papers and red edges. Owner gift inscription dated 1867 in volume I. Very sporadic light foxing mainly to end papers otherwise contents very clean and bright and appears unread. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Poetry; Britain/UK; 16th Century; Inventory No: 19114..

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        Die Giftgewächse des österreichischen Kaiserstaates und Deutschlands. Gemeinfaßliche Darstellung ihrer Eigenschaften, der durch sie hervorgerufenen Vergiftungserscheinungen und der ersten Hilfeleistung bei Vergiftungen.

      Prag, Andre, 1859.. VI, 1 Bl., 174 SS. m. 115 Texthst., 1 gefalt. Tab. u. 26 altkol. Litho., 8°, Bibl.- HLwd. (Gebrauchssp.).. Ein Handbuch für Geistliche, Lehrer, Gemeindevorsteher und andere gebildete Leser. - Mit einer mehrfach gefalteten Tafel, die die abgehandelten Pflanzen in Lateinisch, Deutsch, Ungarisch, Böhmisch, Polnisch, Slovenisch und Illyrisch! wiedergibt ( "Sprachen des österreichischen Kaiserthums"). Der Titel mit einem Fleck, durchgängig mit einem kleinem Feuchtigkeitsrand. Alter Bibliotheksstempel. Die altkolorierten Tafeln in leuchtenden Farben sauber und wohlerhalten. - Selten.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        The Friend

      Honolulu: , 1859-1860 Honolulu, 1859-1860. b/w wood engravings. Various paginations. Volumes 8 and 9 in the New Series - about 180 pages of news and information of missionary activities, whaling, and commerce in and around the Hawaiian Islands. Includes arrivals and departures in various Hawaiian ports, general news items and wonderful vintage advertisements for Hawaiian firms. Volume 9 only runs through no. 11 - November 1860, but contains the 8 page “Supplement” by Titus Coan regarding the Marquesan Mission. Minor stains and wear, but generally in very good condition. Bound in original marbled boards with new cloth backstrip.

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        A grammar of the Bulgarian language with exercises and English and Bulgarian vocabularies

      Galata Constantinople: printed by D. Zankoff, 1859. Galata Constantinople: printed by D. Zankoff. 1859. "First edition, 8vo, pp. [2], 140; Roman and Cyrillic types; & & bound with: Morse, C. F., Rev., & Constantine Vasiliev. An English and Bulgarian Vocabulary in two parts..., Constantinople, printed by A. Minasian, 1860, pp. 252; Roman and Cyrillic types; lexicon in double column;& & together 2 volumes in 1, contemporary quarter black sheep over marbled boards, rubbed and worn, but sound.& & The first editions of both the earliest Bulgarian grammar and Bulgarian dictionary in English.& & Neither in Zaunmuller nor Vancil. Lewanski 83 (dictionary only).& "

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        The Pictorial History of Scotland from the Roman Invasion to the Close of the Jacobite Rebellion A.D. 79-1746 in Two Volumes

      London: James S. Virtue, 1859. James S. Virtue, London, 1859. Edition Unstated. Hardcover (Half Leather). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Various. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). 2-volume set (complete). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Heavy foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges foxed and browned. Illustrator: Various. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 3 kilos. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Scotland; Early (0-1000 AD); History. Inventory No: 18566. . This is a SET of books, therefore heavier than a standard volume, and will involve extra shipping charges to some countries.

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        THE RELIGIOUS DENOMINATIONS IN THE UNITED STATES : Past History, Present Condition, and Doctrines. to Which is Added a Historical Summary of Religious Denominations in England and Scotland

      Philadelphia: Charles Desilver, 1859. Philadelphia: Charles Desilver. 1859. Hardcover. Fair in boards. Spine badly worn. As is. ; Large 8vo .

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        A grammar of the Bulgarian language with exercises and English and Bulgarian vocabularies

      printed by D. Zankoff, Galata Constantinople 1859 - First edition, 8vo, pp. [2], 140; Roman and Cyrillic types; bound with: Morse, C. F., Rev., & Constantine Vasiliev. An English and Bulgarian Vocabulary in two parts., Constantinople, printed by A. Minasian, 1860, pp. 252; Roman and Cyrillic types; lexicon in double column;together 2 volumes in 1, contemporary quarter black sheep over marbled boards, rubbed and worn, but sound.The first editions of both the earliest Bulgarian grammar and Bulgarian dictionary in English.Neither in Zaunmuller nor Vancil. Lewanski 83 (dictionary only). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Battaglia di San Martino, (24 Giugno 1859)

      San Martino della Battaglia - BS - mm 410x590

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        Aachen / Nordrhein Westfalen Aachen

      1859. Motivmass: 16,7x24,2 Blattmass: 16,7x24,2 Aquarell ---.

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        Berg- und Gletscher-Fahrten in den Hochalpen der Schweiz.

      Zürich, Friedrich Schulthess, 1859-63.. 2 Bände. 8°. 1 Bl., VI, 365 S.; VII, 347 S. Mit 16 lithogr. Tafeln. Pappbände der Zeit mit mont. handschriftl. Rückentiteln (berieben u. bestossen, Rücken verblichen).. Barth 31917. - Einzige Ausgabe dieses wichtigen Werkes des Berner Alpinisten, Forschers u. Panoramazeichners Gottlieb Studer (1804-1890), der zwischen 1833 u. 1881 unter oft schwierigen Verhältnissen auf den Gipfeln über 2'000 m über Meer Panoramen zeichnete. Seinen Erstbesteigungen u.topographischen Erforschungen unbekannterer Gebiete verdanken wir bemerkenswert genaue Karten. Die vorliegende ursprünglich einbändig angelegte Sammlung mit der Beschreibung von Gletschertouren, erfuhr mit dem zweiten Band, der die inzwischen erschienenen Werke über die Glaziologie verarbeitete, eine Erweiterung. - Der fliegende Vorsatz des ersten Bandes knitterfaltig. Stellenweise stärker gebräunt u. stockfleckig. Eindandgelenk von Band eins restauriert.

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        Praktischer Tunnelbau in seinem ganzen Umfange, nebst Beschreibungen ausgeführter Tunnelbauten. Textheft u. Tafelmappe. Mit 23 Kupfertafeln u. 3 gefalt. Tabellen. Wien, C. Gerold, 1860. Gr.-8vo. (23,7 x 15,3 cm) u. Quer-Großfolio (35,7 x 49,4 cm). IV, 188 S., 1 Bl. Orig.-Umschlag u. Halbleinwandmappe d. Zt. mit mont. Deckelschild.

      . . Einzige Ausgabe. - Die vorliegende Arbeit basiert auf einer Studienreise, die Lorenz 1859 vor allem nach Deutschland u. in die Schweiz unternommen u. über die er in der Zeitschrift des Österr. Ingenieur-Vereins bereits ausführlich berichtet hatte. Er behandelt alle Aspekte des Tunnelbaus u. gibt im Anhang (ab S. 99) die Beschreibung verschiedener Tunnel, darunter drei Tunnel der Semmeringbahn. Die Tafeln meist mit Quer- u. Längenprofilen, Beispielen für die Zimmerung, Portalen etc. - Lorenz (1825-1890) war Ingenieur der Zentraldirektion für Eisenbahnbauten u. ist noch mit weiteren Arbeiten zum Tunnelbau hervorgetreten. Ab 1882 war er Professor an der TH in Brünn. Neuner S. 418 u. S. 1344. - Vgl. Sichler S. 76. - Umschlag am Rücken gering eingerissen, Mappe etwas angestaubt. Unaufgeschnittenes, insgesamt gutes Exemplar.

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