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        Memoirs of Robert-Houdin: Ambassador, Author and Conjurer

      George G. Evans 1859 - First American edition, first printing. 445pp. Original brown pebbled cloth, spine lettered in gilt, brown endpapers. Cloth worn away at head and tail, rubbed along edges with boards exposed here and there. Internally Very Good+ with bright pages, very sporadic spots of foxing, former owner's name written on first page in easily erasable pencil. The famous French magician's autobiography. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Los companeros de Jehu

      De Lassalle y Melan 1859 - spagnolo

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        THE U. E. A TALE OF UPPER CANADA ( 1859, original in very fine condition)

      1859 - Niagara, printed at The Mail Office, 1859, 1st edition, original blind-stamped dark brown blind stamped cloth, gilt lettering on spine, original pink endpapers, about . 6 x 4 inches, 178 pages + [1] and errata page at end, illustrated with a small vignette on title page. Original cover is about very fine without any noticeable wear EXCEPT an unnoticeable fading to spine. The gilted lettering to spine is faded to or maybe oxydated. Interior is very fine too without any noticeable wear or flaw, no mark, no inscription, no tear or creases . A very fresh copy, extremely rare in this condition. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Celebrated Crimes

      London: H.S. NIchols, 1859. Full leather. Very good. London: H.S. NIchols, 1859. Full leather. Eight volumes. Octavo. Celebrated Crimes. Translated by I.G. Burnham, illustrated with photogravures in two states, limited to one hundred copies which this is number seventeen. Bound in full tan polished calf, gilt floral decorations to spine, raised bands, maroon and brown gilt title labels, gilt turn-ins, decorative endpapers.

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        Petite Gazette des Tribunaux criminels et correctionnels de l'Alsace. Premiere Année - Deuxième Année - Troisième Année 1859 - 1860 - 1861 (3 Années et 36 numéros - Complet) [ Edition originale - Livre dédicacé par l'auteur ] [ Petite Gazette d'Alsace. Journal historique et judiciaire ]

      Publié par M. de Neyremand, avocat, Rédacteur du Recueil des arrêts de la Cour Impériale de Colmar, 1 vol. in-4 reliure demi-percaline bleue, Petite Gazette des Tribunaux criminels et correctionnels de l'Alsace, 1859-1861, 103 pp., 192 pp. et 1 f., 193 pp. et 1 f. Envoi de l'auteur, Ernest de Neyremand, à Monsieur Boerner, juge. Très rare série parfaitement complète, enrichi d'un envoi de l'auteur. La troisième année, le titre change pour devenir : " Petite Gazette d'Alsace. Journal historique et judiciaire". Du plus grand intérêt pour l'histoire de l'Alsace, on y découvre quantité d'anecdotes ou d'études, par exemple sur le prix de exécutions à Colmar au 18ème siècle, le séjour en Alsace de quelques hommes célèbres (Erasme, Voltaire, Rousseau, Casanova, etc...), le choeur de l'église de l'hôpital de Colmar, sur le siège de Colmar par les suédois, les mésaventures d'un chasseur en 1733, etc. etc. Etat satisfaisant, une forte coulure d'encre ou de poids ayant anciennement affecté fortement les marges de l'ouvrage (essentiellement la marge du premier plat et les marges de la première année), les fragilisant fortement et les détruisant parfois, mais n'affectant pas le texte. Prix en l'état pour une telle série qui paraît de toute rareté ainsi complète (en 1863, une réédition sera faite, mais reprenant la seule première année). Français

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        1859 Anatomical Atlas Illustrated Human Anatomy Bone Tissue Structure Surgery

      Philadelphia : Lea and Blanchard, 1859. - 1859 Anatomical Atlas Illustrated Human Anatomy Bone Tissue Structure Surgery A rare mid-19th-century medical book by Henry H Smith. This book, “Anatomical Atlas,” was completed under the supervision of William E Horner, a professor of anatomy at Pennsylvania University. This medical atlas was intended to be a supplement to Horner’s “Special Anatomy and Histology”, which was published in 1826. Smith’s work includes over 600 in-text illustrations which are divided into five separate parts: • Bones and ligaments • Dermoid and muscular systems • Organs of digestion and generation • Organs of respiration and circulation • The nervous system and senses The drawings were completed by Pinkerton, and the engravings were completed by Gilbert. The most important and notable part of this book is the early use of “microscopical observations on anatomy of the tissues”. (Rutkow, 20) Item number: #1131 Price: $599 SMITH, Henry H Anatomical atlas, illustrative of the structure of the human body Philadelphia : Lea and Blanchard, 1859. Details: • Collation complete with all pages: 200p • Binding: Hardcover; tight and secure • References: Rutkow, History of Surgery in the U.S. • Language: English • Size: ~11in X 7in (28cm x 17.5cm) Our Guarantee: Very Fast. Very Safe. Free Shipping Worldwide. Customer satisfaction is our priority! Notify us with 7 days of receiving, and we will offer a full refund without reservation! 1131 Photos available upon request. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        CONCOURS D'ANIMAUX DE BOUCHERIE EN 1958 A BORDEAUX, LILLE, LYON, NANTES, NIMES ET CONCOURS GENERAL DE POISSY - COMPTE RENDU [.]

      - "1859 Impériale, Paris "Des opérations des concours et du rendement des animaux primés". 69 daguerréotype, lithographié à l'imprimaire impériale. 259 p. 26x17 cm. Enc. mige pell. Un peu fatiguée et oxidée. Falta portada Para ver o recibir fotografías de los libros puede ir a nuestra web. (agricultura, cerdos, en français, ovejas, toros, vacas)"

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        JUDAICA, VAN PRAAG, DERCKSEN, ALBERDINGK THIJM, LEIDEN “Dichterlijk Album van M[aria] L[eonide] van Praag”. Album met verzen in handschrift en tekeningen, ca. 100 pagina's, 1859-1907.

      "Marie van Praag, in 1859 getrouwd met Jacobus Marinus Everhardus Dercksen te Leiden gebruikte het album a voor het inschrijven van door haar gekopieerde verzen van bewonderde dichters en b als poeziealbum waarin (dichtende) vrienden en familieleden hun bijdrage schreven. Van beide categorieën voegde zij ingeplakte - door haar zelf gemaakte - portrettekeningen toe. Zo is er een portret van haar man, J.M.E. Dercksen (geb. Leiden 1825), die letterkundige faam genoot. Hij redigeerde van 1857-1862 het tijdschrift De Rederijker en schreef toneelstukken. In dit album is hij vertegenwoordigd met drie verzen “aan Marie” (een ervan bij een fotografisch portret van hemzelf), een vers op Schiller, een vers “Vrienden die naar de Oost gaan” (eerder verschenen in het Jaarboekje Holland 1855) en een vers dat hij in februari 1859 schreef voor Maries zuster Francisca Leonide van Praag, onder de indruk van haar moeders dood op 31 januari 1859. Eigenhandige bijdragen van anderen zijn: een sonnet door J.A. Alberdingk Thijm d.d. 8-6-1879; een inschrijving van haar oom H.J. Berlin; een vers uit 1901 van A.J. Servaas van Rooyen uit Den Haag; en een tekst uit 1907 van J. Waterman Jr. bij een portrettekening door Marie van zijn vader J. Waterman, lector oosterse talen bij het gymnasium te Arnhem.De portretten, meest naar prenten en foto's, zijn van J. van Lennep, H.W. Longfellow, Goethe, Voltaire, I. da Costa, J.M.E. Dercksen, Victor Hugo, Schiller, Racine, J. Waterman, Hofdijk, J.A. Alberdingk Thijm, Vondel, Servaes van Rooyen, A. de Lamartine, H. Conscience en Johanna van Woude.Het album komt uit het bezit van de judaica-verzamelaar Dr. Arthur Polak, die het antiquarisch had gekocht. In 1948 publiceerde Anton van Duinkerken over het album: “Bij een sonnet van Thijm”, 5 p. (overdruk bijgevoegd). Hij deelt daarin o.a. mee dat Dercksen in 1860 werd beëdigd als notaris. Voorts dat de Van Praags van joodse afkomst waren maar dat vader Leonides Salomon van Praag, med.dr. en zijn vrouw Rachel Itzig Berlin in 1847 overgingen tot de N.H. kerk. Ze woonden toen Hooigracht 35 te Leiden. Na haar huwelijk woonde Marie op de Apothekersdijk. Het gedicht van Thijm is niet opgenomen in diens Verspreide Gedichten (1894).".M5215

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        Reisen und Entdeckungen in Nord- und Central-Afrika in den Jahren 1849 bis 1855. Im Auszuge bearbeitet. Erster [-zweister] Band.

      Gotha: Justus Perthes, 1859 Gotha: Justus Perthes, 1859. . Original boards. VG+. "12 deliveries supplied in 9 fascicles to be bounded in 2 volumes (222x14mm.).- Vol. 1: 4, 508 p.; engraved portrait and 2 coloured chromolithographies; 51 figures, planes and views interspersed in text.- Vol. 2: 4, 456 p.; 1 folding plane, 1 folding map and 2 coloured chromolithographies; 41 figures, planes and views interspersed in text.- // The nine original fascicles with their original covers, as issued to be supplied to suscriptors, with full margins, uncutted. Two of them have the preprint publisher invoice for the recipient unwritten. Bottom corner of the front cover of the first fascicle, stained and crashed. Some foxing in all fascicles. No smudges, annotations, nor underlines. Anthropologist (although he did not know it) and polyglot linguist, Heinrich Barth, who had been a pupil of Humboldt and Schiller, was first and foremost an unrepentant and interested explorer, beginning with this activity just after presenting his doctoral thesis. After a voyage through the Mediterranean coastal countries that gave rise to his first geographical and anthropological publication, 'Wanderungen durch die Küstenländer des Mittelmeeres', of which only one volume was published in 1849, he joined a British expedition for the exploration of Africa. He spent the following six years to cover practically the whole African territory between the Atlantic Ocean to the Red Sea, and between the Mediterranean to the Congo River -no less than half Africa-, and writting down all that he saw and was told about, even stories of oral tradition (while learning several of the languages with which he was found), becoming responsible for the expedition when his two directors died. When he returned to Europe he was publishing in German, over two years, in 5 volumes, 'Reisen und Entdeckungen in Nord- und Central-Afrika in den Jahren 1849 bis 1855'. As the volumes appeared, they were also published in English, with the same chromolithographs. In view of the applause with which the work was received, its German publisher, Justus Perthes, of Gotha, decided to publish a two-volume abridged edition (with fewer chromolithographs) that could reach a wider audience just a year after he finish printing the original edition. For the new version launched a subscription that would have twelve deliveries, but, for various delays, ended up concentrating them in only 9, facilitating deliveries 5 and 6, 7 and 8, and 10 and 11, in double fascicles, as could be seen in the specimen we offer."

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        Tale of two Cities.

      1859 - With illustrations by H.K. Browne. First edition. 8vo. Original publishers primary binding of red cloth, board blocked in blind, spine in blind and gilt. London, Chapman and Hall. Endpapers possibly replaced at a very early date. Very little wear or soiling: cloth and gilt still pleasingly bright, with a small crease along the spine and corners slightly bumped with the very faintest hints of fraying on one or two. Page 213 has corrected numbering, i.e. second state, reading '213' rather than '113'. Plates very lightly foxed; text clean. Overall a very good copy. Podeschi A143. In a stout, functional leatherbound case. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Memoir of William Wells Brown, An American Bondman. Written by Himself

      Boston: Anti-Slavery Office, 1859. First Edition. Paperback. Good. First edition. (An abbreviated autobiography for abolitionists following his 1847 Narrative, and accounts of his life summarized in periodicals.) 36pp. Stringbound wraps. Good with front and back wraps separated, most of string binding gone and pages loose but all present. Creasing to corners, light staining to front cover. An ex-slave memoir by the author of Clotel, the first novel written by an African American. Quite scarce, much more so than Brown's Narrative, in fact: an OCLC search shows a single institutional copy.

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        The Combat of the Thirty. From a Breton lay in the fourteenth century. FIRST EDITION.

      Chapman & Hall. 1859 Sl. dusted, binding split at pp16/17 but remaining firm. Orig. printed cream wrappers; sl. dulled, sl. rubbing. Inscription in Ainsworth's hand on leading f.e.p.: 'For Jas. Hatton Esq. With W. Harrison Ainsworth's respects'. Armorial bookplate of James Hatton on verso of front wrapper; recent bookplate of Frank Seton on leading f.e.p. v.g.Sadleir 6; Wolff 42. A free translation by Ainsworth of Le Combat de Trente Bretons Contre Trente Anglais, a fourteenth century French ballad describing the legendary combat between 30 English and 30 French knights in 1351 in the struggle for the succession to the Duchy of Brittany. Ainsworth adds an introduction which includes the full text of a contemporary manuscript account of the battle written by the French chronicler Jean Froissart, which had been discovered in 1824. Presented to James Hatton, a fellow Lancastrian and resident of Warrington.

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        11 eigenh. Briefe m. Unterschrift.

      Prag u.a., 1854-1859. - „[.] Erst durch ihre zweite Stiefmutter und durch ihre deutsche Gouvernante, Marie Kittel, wurde sie [Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach] in deutsche Sprache und Literatur eingeführt. Diese deutsche Gouvernante und Maries Vetter Moritz waren es, welche die Begabung Maries erkannten [.]" (Naxos). - Marie Kittl hat später als Erzieherin der Tochter König Leopolds, der Prinzessin Charlotte, ein ansehnliches Jahresgehalt erhalten und hatte dadurch die Möglichkeit „von Zeit zu Zeit einen neuen, hübsch ausgestatteten Band in kleiner Auflage erscheinen zu lassen und einige Exemplare an Freunde zu verschenken" (Ebner-Eschenbach, Meine Kinderjahre). - Der Empfänger der auf Französisch abgefassten Briefe ist Jacques (Jacob) Mislin (1807-1878). Der aus ärmlichen Verhältnissen stammende Mislin konnte dank seines Onkels an der berühmten Lehranstalt von Porrentruy im Schweizer Kanton Bern studieren, wo er nicht viel später auch selbst unterrichten sollte. Der 1830 zum Priester geweihte kath. Theologe wurde 1836 auf Vermittlung des Grafen von Bombelle an den Wiener Hof berufen, wo er einer der Lehrer der Söhne von Erzherzog Franz Karl und Erzherzogin Sophie wurde und damit sowohl den zukünftigen Kaiser Franz Joseph wie auch Erzherzog Ferdinand Maximilian (später Kaiser Max von Mexiko) unterrichtete (u.a. auch in Erdkunde). Vor der Revolution von 1848 unternahm Mislin eine Pilgerreise von Wien über Budapest und Konstantinopel nach Jersusalem. Der danach erschienene Reisebericht wurde in mehrere Sprachen übersetzt und mehrfach nachgedruckt. In den folgenden Jahren leitete er die Bibliothek am Hof der Herzogin von Parma, Erzherzogin Marie Louise, wurde zum Abt von St. Maria von Deg (Ungarn), geheimer Kämmerer u. Hausprälat Papst Pius' XI., Apostolischer Pronotar, Kanoniker der Kathedrale von Großwardein, Träger zahlr. Orden (u.a. von Spanien, Parma u. des Ritterordens vom Heiligen Grab zu Jerusalem) sowie Mitglied zahlr. Akademien. Der Verfasser zahlr. Publikationen und Vertraute des belgischen Königs und des Grafen von Chambord blieb nach der Rückkehr von seiner Pilgerreise in Wien, wo er weiterhin in persönlichem Kontakt mit dem Kaiserhaus stand. - In einem numerierten, von Mislin eigenh. beschrifteten Papierumschlag. - Sprache: Französisch Gewicht in Gramm: 500 [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        3 eigenh. Briefe m. Unterschrift.

      Wien u. Leipzig, 1858-1859 bzw. o. J. - [An den österr. Chemiker u. Mineralogen Anton Schrötter von Kristelli (1802-1875)]. - Nach Professuren in Zürich und Wien ging er 1865 an die Universität Leipzig und baute dort die heute nach ihm benannte „Physiologische Anstalt" (Carl-Ludwig-Institut für Physiologie der Universität Leipzig) auf, wo er zu Themen wie Blutdruck, Harnabsonderung und Narkose forschte. Einige seiner Schüler waren Otto Frank und Wilhelm Ellenberger. Neben seinen Aktivitäten in der Physiologie betätigte er sich auch in der Physikalischen Chemie. --- Der in Olmütz geborene Anton Schrötter, Sohn eines Apothekers, studierte ab 1822 zunächst auf Wunsch seines Vaters in Wien Medizin, wechselte dann aber unter dem Einfluss von Friedrich Mohs zu den naturwissenschaftlichen Fächern, speziell der Mineralogie. 1827 erhielt er eine Assistentenstelle für Physik und Mathematik an der Universität Wien. 1830 wurde er Professor für Physik und Chemie am Technischen Institut Joanneum in Graz. Während eines halbjährigen Urlaubs im Jahre 1838 besuchte er chemische Institute in Göttingen, Heidelberg, Frankfurt und Paris. In Gießen machte er sich bei Justus von Liebig mit der organischen Elementaranalyse vertraut. Ab 1843 arbeitete er als Professor für technische Chemie am Polytechnischen Institut der Universität Wien und übernahm dort 1845 die Professur für allgemeine Chemie. Schrötter war neben Baumgartner, Ettingshausen und Haidinger einer der Begründer der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien und wurde 1850 ihr Generalsekretär. Die Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina wählte Schrötter 1856 zu ihrem Mitglied. Ab 1868 leitete er das österreichische Hauptmünzamt und wurde gleichzeitig zum Ministerialrat ernannt. Er wurde 1874 in den Ruhestand versetzt und eröffnete in seiner Wohnung ein Privatlaboratorium, in dem er Studien über Edelmetalle betrieb. 1875 starb er in Wien. Schrötter hat in seinem Leben ca. 60 wissenschaftliche Publikationen verfasst. Ab 1845 beschäftigte Schrötter sich intensiv mit Phosphor. 1848 gelang ihm der Nachweis der schon von Berzelius geäußerten Vermutung, dass roter Phosphor eine allotrope Modifikation des weißen Phosphors, nicht aber eine Phosphorverbindung ist. Schrötter wandelte weißen Phosphor durch Erhitzen in roten um, den man zeitweise Schrötterschen Phosphor nannte. Sein Verfahren zur Darstellung desselben revolutionierte die Streichholzindustrie, wo roter Phosphor schon bald als Bestandteil der Reibflächen genutzt wurde. Er war ein Organisator in Industrie und Wissenschaft sowie Berater bei den Vorbereitungen zur Novara-Expedition und zur Österreich-Ungarischen Nordpolexpedition. - ge Gewicht in Gramm: 500 [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Le magasin pittoresque, jrg. 27 (1859) t/m 42 (1874), Paris, 1859-1874, per jaar ca. 400 pag., geïll.

      Gebonden in half marokijn. Mooie set.

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        A Tale of Two Cities. FIRST EDITION, 1st issue.

      Chapman & Hall. 1859 Front., sl. pale engr. title & plates by H.K. Browne. Contemp. half dark blue calf, gilt spine, maroon leather label; sl. rubbing to corners & hinges. Armorial bookplate of Arthur Palliser. v.g.With the uncorrected pagination showing '113' on p213.

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        Manuel de conchyliologie et de paléontologie conchyliologique

      Paris, V. Masson, 1859-1862, in-4, 2 volumes, [4]-VII-508 + [6]-327 pp, demi maroquin havane de l'époque, dos à 5 faux nerfs et fleuronnés, Édition originale. Plus de 4000 figures dans le texte, dessinées par Mesnel et gravées par Prédhomme ; quelques-unes au tome premier, notamment la vignette au titre qui représente un couple de gastéropodes, ont été tirées en couleurs selon le procédé de l'imprimeur Rémond, qui exécuta également le tirage des gravures d'oiseaux-mouches pour l'ouvrage de Lesson (Histoire naturelle des oiseaux-mouches, Paris, Arthus Bertrand, 1829-1830). Table alphabétique in fine, sur deux colonne : l'une, blanche, devait permettre les additions à la main, rectifications et notes. Jean-Charles Chenu (1808-1879) fut chirurgien et professeur d'histoire naturelle, auteur d'ouvrages de statistique médicale et de traités naturalistes. Il fut bibliothécaire de l'École du Val-de-Grâce. Cachet annulé de l'Institut catholique de Paris. Nissen ZBI n° 878.

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        Leçons sur les coordonnées curvilignes et leurs diverses applications

      Paris, Mallet-Bachelier, 1859, in-8, de XXVII, (1) et 368 pages, demi-basane rouge de l'époque, Première édition. Dans ce texte, paru prés de 20 ans après ses premières recherches sur les coordonnées curvilignes, Lamé développe, fort de son importante expérience de professorat à l'École Polytechnique où il fut nommé en 1832 (il y restera jusqu'en 1844), essaie de promouvoir "l'avènement d'une science rationnelle unique", la physique mathématique. Bon exemplaire.

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        On Liberty

      John W. Parker and Son 1859 - Second edition. Very Good. Light shelf lean. Cloth faded at spine ends edges, worn at corners with repairs made to spine ends, joints and edges. Previous owner name and address to front free end paper, modern bookplate to front paste down. Pages lightly toned and lightly, sporadically foxed throughout. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        ARLECCHINO (L'). Giornale umoristico quotidiano. [Prima serie:] dal n. 1 del 12 agosto 1859 al n. 220 del 21 febbraio 1861. Seconda serie: dal n. 1 del 4 marzo 1861 al n. 93 dell'11 ottobre 1861. [Tutto il pubblicato].

      - Firenze, tip. Soliani, 1859-61, 223 fascicoli per la prima serie (ci sono fascicoli non numerati di supplemento ai n. 65, 78, 101), 93 fascioli per la seconda serie. I fascicoli sono di 4 pp. ciascuno, legati in due volumi, in-4, leg. ottocentesca in mezza pelle, dorsi con filetti e titolo in oro su tasselli in marocchino rosso. Tutti i fascicoli recano vignette satiriche in xilografia, a mezza o a piena pagina. Tutto il pubblicato di questa rara pubblicazione risorgimentale. Il periodico copre un periodo cruciale nella storia toscana e italiana: quello in cui fu eletta l'Assemblea Toscana, nell'interregno fra la fuga dei Lorena e l'unione al Regno dei Savoia e che successivamente vede l'annessione al Regno d'Italia. Mancanza ad una carta del fascicolo 8 della seconda serie con perdita di testo. Qualche consunzione ai piatti. Righini I, 190a. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Mittheilungen der kaiserlich-königlichen geographischen Gesellschaft. Red. v. Franz Foetterle, Jos. Chavanne, F. Ritter v. Le Monnier, J. M. Jüttner u.a.

       Wien, Auer/Geitler/Zamarski 1859-1923. 3., 6., 8.,19., 21., 23.-25., 27., 28., 30., 34.-41., 47., 49.-51., 54.-56., 58.-62., 64.-66. Jg. Zus. 34 Bde. Mit hunderten, meist gefalt., farb. Karten Hln. u. HLdr. d. Zt. m. goldgeprägt. Rückentit.Kirchner 7489 Versand D: 4,00 EUR Geographie, Zeitschriften

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        The Quorndon Hounds; Or, A Virginian at Melton Mowbray. By Frank Forester

      Philadelphia: T.B. Peterson & Brothers, 1859. Second Peterson edition, with "Collins, Printer" on copyright page. Illustrated by the author. 1 vols. 12mo. Half green morocco, pictorial wrappers bound in, t.e.g. Bookplate of Daniel Webster Evans laid in, and another on verso of flyleaf. Fine. Second Peterson edition, with "Collins, Printer" on copyright page. Illustrated by the author. 1 vols. 12mo. This work was first published in Graham's American Monthly Magazine, October to December, 1851; the book is dedicated to the journal's publisher George R. Graham. Van Winkle pp. 44-5, edition (b)

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        Blue Fishing [Artist's Manuscript with Illustrations]

      [Norwich, CT], 1859. Hardcover. Very Good. Hardcover. A charming handwritten book from the mid 1800s featuring an illustrated comic story about two gentlemen from Norwich, CT who embark on a fishing trip to New London with their dog in hopes of catching many large blue fish. After renting a rowboat and then a sail boat - and spending many uneventful hours on the water - the men decide to give up. Not wanting to return empty-handed to the scorn of their lady friends, they purchase several bluefish from a more successful fisherman. Upon arriving at home, the ladies immediately suspect that the fish were not caught by the men and interrogate them until they confess. A happy ending completes the tale with everyone dining on blue fish. The book is "respectfully dedicated to Andrew Webster, Esq. by a Fellow Sufferer and Fellow Fisherman, H.V. Edmond, July 28, 1859." The pages are mostly disbound; however the original three quarter leather backed marbled paper covered boards are included. A diamond shaped leather title label reading "Blue Fishing / Illustrated by Edmond" is attached to the front cover. There is a large loss to the bottom front corner of the front cover and heavy wear to the edges of the boards. The interior is clean overall with finger smudges along the margins of some pages. This is one of three known copies of this manuscript, each of which differ slightly in both text and illustration. According to the records of the Slater Museum (who hold one copy), Edmond (1838 - 1894) lived at 42 Broadway in Norwich, CT. "He illustrated a book called the 'Norwich Jubilee' published by John W. Stedman on the occasion of the city's sesquicentennial showing the Wauregan and Union Square festooned for the occasion with banners that were no doubt his handiwork. A banner arches over Union Street with the word 'Wauregan' which in Mohegan means, roughly translated, 'all things good.' ... In 1880, Vermont born Henry V. Edmond, was listed in the census as [still] residing in Norwich with his eighteen year old son, fifteen and thirteen year old daughters, and his sixty four year old mother. In addition, two unrelated 'servant' females, aged twenty-three and thirty-five and born in Ireland, lived in the house. It seems the exuberant youth of 'Blue Fishing: Illustrated' had become a young widower. He is listed, at the age of 42, as employed as a 'bookkeeper.'" Size: 11.5 x 9 inches. [15 pages.] Very Good condition. ART/062817.

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        Die sensiblen Nervenendigungen der Sehnen und Muskeln. Mit Unterstützung der kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien nach seinem Tode herausgegeben von Prof. O. Zoth, Graz.

      Atlasband. Quer - Fol. [ = 33 x 50 cm ]. 20 nn. Bl.,16 Tafeln mit 102 Abbildungen. Halbleinwandband. Erste und einzige Ausgabe. - Selten. - Nicht in der Sammlung Waller verzeichnet. *** SCHÖN GESTALTETER ATLAS ZUR NERVEN-HISTOLOGIE ! *** Fischer I, S. 754: Ludwig Kerschner wurde 1859 in Beregszas/Siebenbürgen geboren, Studium der Zoologie in Wien und Graz. Promotion zunächst in Philosophie im Jahre 1880. Danach Studium der Medizin, 1883 Assistent am Histologischen Institut in Prag, 1884 Promotion zum Dr.med. in Graz. Hier Prosektor bei E. Zuckerkandl, 1889 in Brünn Übernahme der Prosektur der Landeskrankenanstalten und Habilitation für Zoologie. 1894 a.o. Professor in Innsbruck, hier stand er seit 1903 im Histologisch-embryologischen Institut als Ordinarius vor. Kerschner starb am 22. Mai in Innsbruck. *** "Es schien mir von einigem Werte für die Wissenschaft, daß die mühevolle Lebensarbeit KERSCHNERS nicht ganz verloren ginge. Leider war es mir trotz zweijähriger Arbeit nicht möglich, die vorhandenen zerstreuten Bruchstücke des Manuskriptes einer großangelegten Arbeit über die sensiblen Nervenendigungen des Bewegungsapparates so weit zu ordnen, zu vervollständigen und auszuarbeiten, daß das Werk gedruckt werden konnte. Dagegen gelang es doch wenigstens, das Wertvollste von jener Arbeit zu retten, nämlich die kunstvollen, mit bewundernswerter Sorgfalt und Genauigkeit ausgeführten Zeichnungen der zahlreichen für die Publikation bestimmt gewesenen Bilder von sensiblen Nervenendigungen in den Sehnen und Muskeln, welche durch die meisten neueren Publikationen weder erreicht noch überholt worden sind." (O. Zoth im Vorwort). *** Guter Erhaltungszustand, Einband etwas fleckig.

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        A Dictionary of Modern Slang, Cant and Vulgar Words, used at the present day in the steeets of London, the universities of Oxford and Cambridge, the Houses of Parliament, the dens of St. Giles, and the Palaces of St. James

      J.C.Hotten, Booksellers, Piccadilly, 1859 - 1st edition. Hardcover. Small 8vo. Original blind-stamped brown cloth, repair to spine, in good condition, original brown endpapers, pages clean bar a little spotting in the first and last few leaves. The title page continues thus: 'Preceded by a History of Cant and Vulgar Language from the time of Henry V11 and showing its connection with the Gipsey Tongue; with Glossaries of Two Secret Languages spoken by the wandering tribes of London, the Costermongers and Patterers - by a London Antiquary'. Map frontispiece is entitled 'A Cadger's Map of a Begging District'. Hotten was a journalist, bookseller and publisher, with a wide variety of interests, and his firm was taken over after his death and subsumed within Chatto & Windus. Hotten's eponymous dictionary was one of the first of its kind in Victorian England, and is extremely scarce as a first printing. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        THE AUTOCRAT OF THE BREAKFAST TABLE (inscribed to Sarah Josepha Hale)

      The large paper printing. Octavo, original brown bevel edge cloth, sides with decorative border in blind. Spine gilt lettered (AUTOCRAT/OF THE/BREAKFAST TABLE/ [rule] / HOLMES). All edges gilt. Grey endpapers. Letterpress title page in red and black. pp [4], viii, 373, [3] (including an Index) + 8 plates by Augustus Hoppin, with tissue guards. Recased, with backstrip laid down but only loss is about 1/8 inch across the foot; horizontal split at centre of spine scarcely noticeable; front inner hinge cracked but firm; short and very shallow chip to middle fore edge of second blank at front; otherwise a VG or better clean, tight and unworn copy, no owner names, spine gilt bright. BAL 9093. State A, with the plates present (Holmes didn't like them and had them removed from some copies). Blanck notes three binding states, but not this one, which lacks any spine imprint (but is otherwise like state A). The 1858 first edition (at least two printings, also with no author on the title page) was issued in mid-November. BAL notes copies of this large paper printing inscribed for Christmas by Holmes. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR TO SARAH JOSEPHA HALE (on the second blank, in ink) "Miss Sarah J. Hale from her old friend and fellow-border O.W. Holmes". Sarah Josepha (Buell) Hale (1788-1879), from Newport, New Hampshire, was an influential American editor, poet, and novelist who penned the famous nursery rhyme "Mary Had a Little Lamb". Her popular novel NORTHWOOD advocated the removal of the slaves to Liberia. From 1828-36 she edited the Ladies' Magazine from Boston, and from 1837-77, Godey's Lady's Book. Hale was the first woman editor in America and it was she who made Godey's Lady's Book the forerunner of the modern women's magazines. She was mostly responsible for the adoption of Thanksgiving Day as a national holiday as well as being a staunch advocate for higher education for women, being one of the founders of Vassar College. She was also one of the earlier proponents of the publication of American literature, instead of British imports, in popular periodicals . When Hale was brought to Boston by the Rev. John Lauris Blake, she stayed at the same boardinghouse as Holmes, along with her youngest son. Dr Holmes, important physician, professor and author, moved into the boardinghouse in 1830 to study medicine at Harvard. During this time he wrote two essays about life as seen from the boardinghouse breakfast table, which were published in 1831 and 1832. They were the seed of this collection of essays, his most famous book, and its two sequels. Hale herself was the model for one of the boarders seated at the breakfast table and has been identified as "The Lady in Black Bombazine." A terrific American association copy of one of the great classics of 19th century American literature. Grolier Club American 100. Binding: Hardcover .

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        The History of Radnorshire

      R. MASON, TENBY 1859 - original binding, hinges cracking, edges rubbed and chipped, corners bumped, previous owners signature on inside of front cover, "Beth-Gelert" poem pasted to front end paper, previous owners inscription of front end papers, pages yellowing DATE PUBLISHED: 1859 EDITION: 318 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Heimat. Lübeck und Umgegend. 10 Zeichnungen.

      OPpbd. 10 signierte Tafeln ( 32,5 x 28,5 cm ) in illustr. OPpbd. Mappe. ( vermutlich Steinzeichnungen im Farbdruck) jedes Blatt mit Tinte von Wachenhusen signiert. Die Mappe mit handschriftlichem Vermerk F. Wachenhusen. Ausgabe 24. Die Mappe enthält folgende Motive: Burgthor, Schifferstube, Hafen, Holstenthor, Dom, Marktplatz, Israelsdorf, Travemünde, Ratzeburg, Mölln. Die Titelillustration der Mappe zeigt die Salzspeicher. ( Die Mappe ist am Falz leicht abgeplatzt , die Innenseiten der Mappe sind braunfleckig, die Tafeln haben rückseitig Klebespuren einer früheren Bildeinhängung) Nachweise zu Wachenhusen bei Vollmer : Wachenhusen, Friedrich. Maler u. Radierer, * 27.5.1859 Schwerin, gest. Juli 1925 ebda. Schüler der Akad. Karlsruhe (1880 ), Weimar (Th. Hagen) u. Berlin ( E.Bracht). Tätig in Hamburg, Berlin ( Leiter e. Mal- u. Zeichenschule), Ahrenshoop u. Schwerin. Bild ( Am Schweriner See) im Mus. Schwerin. Rump, Ernst: Lexikon der bildenden Künstler Hamburgs, Altonas und der näheren Umgebung, 1912: Wachenhusen, Fritz ( Friedrich), Maler, Lithograph. * 27.Mai 1859 Schwerin. Schüler des Polytechnikums Karlsruhe seit 1881, der dortigen Kunstschule. Später von Hagen in Weimar und E. Bracht an der Akademie Berlin. Er lebt des Sommers in Ahrenshoop-Ostsee. 1902 in Hamburg. Reisen: Holland, Hamburg, England, Oberitalien, Tirol.Mus. Schwerin: Am Schweriner See. Ausst. Im K.O.H. März 1902 mit Landschaften aus Ahrenshoop. W.: Von Cuxhaven nach Helgoland, 10 Originalsteinzeichnungen (...) Lübeck und Umgegen, div. Zeichnungen. Frühj. Ausstellung des K.O.H 1905 in der K.H.H. Waldlandschaft, Landschaft. 1906 kauft der K.O.H. Einsames Gehöft an. Ich versende mit der Deutschen Post (Büchersendung) und der DHL (Pakete). Die Lieferzeit ist abhängig von der Versandart und beträgt innerhalb Deutschlands 3-5 Tage, in der EU 5 - 14 Tage.

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        hand signierte Autogrammkarte ca 9 x 13 cm original hand signed postcard

       Lifelong authenticity guarantee! Lebenslange Echtheitsgarantie!Die Marx Brothers waren eine US-amerikanische Komikertruppe, die durch Filme sowie Fernseh- und Theaterauftritte mit musikalischen Einlagen bekannt wurde und ihnen nachfolgende Komiker maßgeblich inspiriert hat. Sie zählten über Jahrzehnte zu den beliebtesten Komikern Amerikas.Sie entstammten einer Familie, die in Yorkville in New Yorks Upper East Side lebte, einem Viertel, das zwischen dem irisch-deutschen und dem italienischen Viertel lag. Die Familie der Mutter Minnie Schönberg war aus Dornum in Ostfriesland eingewandert, der Vater Simon Samuel (Sam) Marx (1859?1933) stammte aus Mertzwiller im Elsass, was ihm später den Spitznamen ?Frenchie? einbrachte.[1]Als Marx Brothers traten auf:Chico (Leonard Marx, 22. März 1887 bis 11. Oktober 1961) Harpo (Adolph Arthur Marx, 23. November 1888 bis 28. September 1964) Groucho (Julius Henry Marx, 2. Oktober 1890 bis 19. August 1977) Gummo (Milton Marx, 23. Oktober 1892 bis 21. April 1977) Zeppo (Herbert Marx, 25. Februar 1901 bis 29. November 1979) (der älteste Sohn Manfred verstarb bereits im Kindesalter, noch vor Chicos Geburt)(Quelle: Wikipedia) Autogramm, Autographe, Autograph signiert signed signature unterschrift

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        L'Homme de neige

      hachette 1859 - quelques taches de rousseurs rare titre en édition originale reliure demi cuir [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Council Journal on the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Nebraska, Fifth Session, Begun and Held at Omaha City, September 21, A. D. 1858

      Omaha City: Thomas Morton (of "Nebraska City News"); Theodore H. Robertson (of the "Omaha Nebraskian"). Public Printers for the Territory, 1859. First Edition. Wraps. Good +. 8vo. 290 pages. Printed, stitch bound gray wraps. Title on outer wrap. Light discoloration to front wrap. Light/faint damp-stains to lower edges of contents. Light edge wear head and base of spine. Early Nebraska Territorial imprint. Apparently this session not recorded in OCLC. OCLC locates 1 copy of the first and second session (1855); 2 copies of the third session (1857); 1 copy of the fourth session (1857); no copies of the fifth and sixth sessions; and 1 copy of the seventh session (1860). Although the Fifth session journal is recorded in the Nebraska State library Collection.

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        Papers relative to the exploration of the country between Lake Superior and the Red River Settlement. Presented to both Houses of Parliament by commpand of Her Majesty, June, 1859.

      George Edward Eyre and William Spottiswoode . for H.M.S.O., London 1859 - Folio, pp. 163, [2]; 4 folding maps hand-colored in outline, 1 map in the text; original printed paper front wrapper laid down over boards, cloth spine; accession numbers in upper left corner of front cover, perforated stamp in margin of title-p. and small rubberstamp on verso of last map; otherwise very good. TPL 3908: "Three brief dispatches from Gov.-Gen. Sir Edmund Head to Sir E.B. Lytton, Colonial secretary, transmitting 1) copies of reports by S.J. Dawson and H.Y. Hind on the exploration of the country between Lake Superior and the Red River Settlement, July, 1858, p. [3]-150; 2) another report by Hind, Sept. 10, 1858, and an excerpt from the N.Y. Evening Post, p. 150-155; 3) another report by Hind, Nov. 8, 1858 and an excerpt from the Chicago Press, p. 156-163." Sabin 38673. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Report on the exploration of the country between Lake Superior and the Red River settlement, and between the latter place and the Assiniboine and Saskatchewan .Published by order of the Legislative Assembly.

      John Lovell, Toronto 1859 - First edition, folio, pp. 45; folding map of North America, large folding profile of the route by Grand Portage and the Pigeon River from Lake Superior to Rainy Lake, and a very large folding map (approx. 79" x 47") of the region between Fort William (i.e. Thunder Bay) on Lake Superior and the Great Saskatchewan River; original black calf-backed purple cloth-covered boards, printed paper label on upper cover; hinges reinforced with cloth tape, the maps a little spotted and the large one with some splits at the folds, otherwise internally very good. Sabin 18958; TPL 3885. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Papers relative to the exploration of the country between Lake Superior and the Red River Settlement. Presented to both Houses of Parliament by commpand of Her Majesty, June, 1859

      London: George Edward Eyre and William Spottiswoode ... for H.M.S.O., 1859. Folio, pp. 163, [2]; 4 folding maps hand-colored in outline, 1 map in the text; original printed paper front wrapper laid down over boards, cloth spine; accession numbers in upper left corner of front cover, perforated stamp in margin of title-p. and small rubberstamp on verso of last map; otherwise very good. TPL 3908: "Three brief dispatches from Gov.-Gen. Sir Edmund Head to Sir E.B. Lytton, Colonial secretary, transmitting 1) copies of reports by S.J. Dawson and H.Y. Hind on the exploration of the country between Lake Superior and the Red River Settlement, July, 1858, p. [3]-150; 2) another report by Hind, Sept. 10, 1858, and an excerpt from the N.Y. Evening Post, p. 150-155; 3) another report by Hind, Nov. 8, 1858 and an excerpt from the Chicago Press, p. 156-163." Sabin 38673.

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        Report on the exploration of the country between Lake Superior and the Red River settlement, and between the latter place and the Assiniboine and Saskatchewan ...Published by order of the Legislative Assembly

      Toronto: John Lovell, 1859. First edition, folio, pp. 45; folding map of North America, large folding profile of the route by Grand Portage and the Pigeon River from Lake Superior to Rainy Lake, and a very large folding map (approx. 79" x 47") of the region between Fort William (i.e. Thunder Bay) on Lake Superior and the Great Saskatchewan River; original black calf-backed purple cloth-covered boards, printed paper label on upper cover; hinges reinforced with cloth tape, the maps a little spotted and the large one with some splits at the folds, otherwise internally very good. Sabin 18958; TPL 3885.

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        Lettera autografa firmata dat. 4 d'aout 1859 del più celebre pittore messicano dell'Ottocento, docente presso l'Accademia di San Carlos di Città del Messico, nella quale chiede al Direttore della R. Accademia di Belle Arti di Firenze di concedergli "une permission pour faire quelques esquisses dans les Galeries de l'Academie Royalle des Beaux Arts...". Una pagina in-8, su carta azzurrina.

      1859.

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        Saggio di ditterologia Messicana.

      - Torino, Stamperia Reale, 1859-1862. Three parts in three. 4to (29.6 x 22.5 cm). 207 pp., five fine lithographed plates. Original printed wrappers.l Includes the rare supplement, and treats 266 species of Mexican Diptera of which no less than 176 species are new. Luigi Bellardi (1818-1889) was an Italian malacologist, palaeontologist and entomologist. Diptera had his special attention. Uncut, text unopened. Rare. Horn-Schenkling, 1083. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        A Plan of the City of New York from an actual Survey

      Valentine, D.T., New York 1859 - Size : 430x547 (mm), 16.875x21.5 (Inches), Original Hand Coloring

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        Ueber Alterthuemer des Ostindischen Archipels, insbesondere die Hindu-Alterthuemer und Tempelruinen auf Java, Madura und Bali. Nach Mittheilungen Brumunds und v.Hoevells aus dem Hollaendischen bearbeitet.

      - Berlin, Selbstverlag des Verfassers, 1859.Old half cloth, with the original lithographed wrappers preserved. Wth 21 lithographed plates (5 tinted, 10 coloured) by Gebr. Delius. VIII,102 pp.First edition, privately printed. - Very rare description of the Hindu-Javanese antiquities of Java, Madura and Bali. - (Foxed as usual). Cat. KITLV p.538; not in Bastin-Brommer. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Trésor de livres rares et précieux ou nouveau dictionnaire bibliographique Milan, G.G. Görlich, 1950. 8 volumes, incl. supplement. Folio. Cloth.

      Reprint of Graesse's monumental 8-volume general bibliography originally published 1859-1869. Good copy.

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        The buk ov Samz in Mikmak.

      Bath [England] : Printed for the Britic and foren Beibel Soseieti, bei E. Pitman, 1859. First edition - 1859 1ed INDIAN BIBLE Book of Psalms MIKMAK Algonquin Nova Scotia Canada RARE From Darlow & Moule: “Micmac belongs to the Algonquian family of languages, and is spoken by a tribe whose members are found chiefly in Nova Scotia. The earlier editions are printed in the character used for I. Pitman’s system of phonetic spelling. Those from 1870 onwards are printed in roman character with diacritical marks.” Silas Tertius Rand was the first to translate any book of the Bible into Micmac, starting with Matthew in 1853. This book is the first edition (1859) of the Book of Psalms translated into Micmac. Beginning with the 1856 printing of the Book of Luke, Isaac Pitman of Bath printed these editions. Pitman was “an ardent advocate of the phonetic system of spelling: for his edition of the English Bible.” ((D&M). Item number: #430 Price: $650 RAND, Silas Tertius (transl.) The buk ov Samz in Mikmak. Bath [England] : Printed for the Britic and foren Beibel Soseieti, bei E. Pitman, 1859. First edition Details: • Collation complete with all pages: 282p • Binding: Hardcover Leather; tight and secure • References: Banks p. 94. Darlow & Moule 6785. Evans 518. Lande S198. Morgan p. 316. Pilling, Algonquian, p. 421. Sabin 67753. TPL 3876. • Language: Mi’kmaq • Size: ~6in X 4in (16cm x 11cm) Our Guarantee: Very Fast. Very Safe. Free Shipping Worldwide. Customer satisfaction is our priority! Notify us with 7 days of receiving, and we will offer a full refund without reservation! 430 Photos available upon request [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        hand signierte Autogrammkarte ca 9 x 13 cm original hand signed postcard

      Lifelong authenticity guarantee! Lebenslange Echtheitsgarantie!Die Marx Brothers waren eine US-amerikanische Komikertruppe, die durch Filme sowie Fernseh- und Theaterauftritte mit musikalischen Einlagen bekannt wurde und ihnen nachfolgende Komiker maßgeblich inspiriert hat. Sie zählten über Jahrzehnte zu den beliebtesten Komikern Amerikas.Sie entstammten einer Familie, die in Yorkville in New Yorks Upper East Side lebte, einem Viertel, das zwischen dem irisch-deutschen und dem italienischen Viertel lag. Die Familie der Mutter Minnie Schönberg war aus Dornum in Ostfriesland eingewandert, der Vater Simon Samuel (Sam) Marx (1859?1933) stammte aus Mertzwiller im Elsass, was ihm später den Spitznamen ?Frenchie? einbrachte.[1]Als Marx Brothers traten auf:Chico (Leonard Marx, 22. März 1887 bis 11. Oktober 1961) Harpo (Adolph Arthur Marx, 23. November 1888 bis 28. September 1964) Groucho (Julius Henry Marx, 2. Oktober 1890 bis 19. August 1977) Gummo (Milton Marx, 23. Oktober 1892 bis 21. April 1977) Zeppo (Herbert Marx, 25. Februar 1901 bis 29. November 1979) (der älteste Sohn Manfred verstarb bereits im Kindesalter, noch vor Chicos Geburt)(Quelle: Wikipedia)

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        hand signierte Autogrammkarte ca 9 x 13 cm original hand signed postcard

      - Lifelong authenticity guarantee! Lebenslange Echtheitsgarantie! Die Marx Brothers waren eine US-amerikanische Komikertruppe, die durch Filme sowie Fernseh- und Theaterauftritte mit musikalischen Einlagen bekannt wurde und ihnen nachfolgende Komiker maßgeblich inspiriert hat. Sie zählten über Jahrzehnte zu den beliebtesten Komikern Amerikas. Sie entstammten einer Familie, die in Yorkville in New Yorks Upper East Side lebte, einem Viertel, das zwischen dem irisch-deutschen und dem italienischen Viertel lag. Die Familie der Mutter Minnie Schönberg war aus Dornum in Ostfriesland eingewandert, der Vater Simon Samuel (Sam) Marx (1859?1933) stammte aus Mertzwiller im Elsass, was ihm später den Spitznamen ?Frenchie? einbrachte.[1] Als Marx Brothers traten auf: Chico (Leonard Marx, 22. März 1887 bis 11. Oktober 1961) Harpo (Adolph Arthur Marx, 23. November 1888 bis 28. September 1964) Groucho (Julius Henry Marx, 2. Oktober 1890 bis 19. August 1977) Gummo (Milton Marx, 23. Oktober 1892 bis 21. April 1977) Zeppo (Herbert Marx, 25. Februar 1901 bis 29. November 1979) (der älteste Sohn Manfred verstarb bereits im Kindesalter, noch vor Chicos Geburt)(Quelle: Wikipedia) Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 30 [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        PHOTOGRAPHIE AU SPERMACÉTI; PEINTURE À LA CIRE, OU L'ART DE LA MINIATURE RENDU AUSSI FACILE QUE LE COLORIS SUR PLAQUE SANS SAVOIR NI PEINDRE NI DESSINER; PRÉCÉDE D'UN TRAITÉ COMPLET DE PHOTOGRAPHIE, CONTENANT LES PROCÉDÉS NOUVEAUX POUR FAIRE DES FONDS DE PAYSAGES, LES CIELS, ETC., ETC.

      Paris: Desloges, 1859. First edition with this title. 8vo., 167 pp., [1], 8 adverts. Original printed wrappers which are largely eroded at the spine, toned with some chipping at the edges. The text is foxed with a dampstain at the lower blank margin. A good copy. An interesting manual on the technique of making photographic miniatures on ivory or glass to resemble ivory. The basic principle of the Ivorytype was patented by John E. Mayal in England in 1855. A collodion or albumen photographic image was either produced or transferred to the surface of artificial ivory and then hand colored to resemble a painter's miniature. There were several variations upon this process, including this manual which describes the use of spermaceti for a hot wax coating on the paper photograph to transfer the image to the ivory or glass, and then colored. This manual is known by a single copy at the New York Public Library. However, in 1857, Pinot wrote, also published by Desloges, a manual entitled, PHOTOGRAPHIE - IVOIRE; OU L'ART DE FAIRE DES MINIATURES RENDU..., the remainder of the title being the same as the 1859 title. The title page of the 1859 copy is printed on a lightweight stock while the text in printed on a much heavier stock, and the printed wrapper states "2m Édition." This leads this cataloguer to surmise that the 1857 edition, which is listed in Bellier de la Chavignerie, Manuel Bibliographie du Photographe Francais, as No. 96, and with WorldCat locating seven copies at: the British Library, Imperial College London, Bibliotheque Nationale de France, the National Gallery of Canada, et al., sold poorly and was released with a more exciting title two years later. Obviously, given the scarcity of copies extant, the sales of the 1859 edition fared no better.

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