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        IMMENSTADT. Gesamtansicht mit Blick gegen Grünten und Daumen.

      - Kol. Lithographie auf China von Eberhard Emminger bei Tob. Dannheimer, um 1860, 18,5 x 28,5 cm. Schefold 44786. - Fein kolorierte, sehr seltene Ansicht.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        STUTTGART. "Königsbau". Hübsch staffagierte Ansicht.

      - Altkol. Lithographie von Eberhard Emminger bei Autenrieth, um 1860, 13,5 x 20,5 cm. Schefold 8485a. - Aus dem "Album von Stuttgart". - In diesem feinen Altkolorit selten.

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        MÜNCHEN. "München". Hübsche Gesamtansicht von Osten mit Blick über die Isar, links Maximilianeum und Haidhauser Kirche.

      - Lithographie mit Tonplatte nach Eberhard Emminger, um 1860, 13 x 20,5 cm. Nicht bei Lentner und Slg. Probst. - Sauber und frisch.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        BAYREUTH. "Eremitage und Fantaisie bei Bayreuth. Album in 9 Lithographien nach der Natur u. auf Stein gezeichnet".

      - 9 Lithographien mit Tonplatte von G. Könitzer, verlegt bei Th. Graefe in Hof, um 1860, je ca. 17 x 23 cm Bildformat. Nicht bei Pfeiffer. - Die schöne und seltene Mappe enthält (wie die erste Ausgabe) folgende, mit Biedermeierfiguren hübsch staffagierte Ansichten: "Schloss Fantaisie", "Gesellschaftsplatz der Eremitage", "Sonnentempel der Eremitage", " Klause und Theater der Eremitage", "Grotte der Eremitage", "Aussicht von der Capelle der Fantaisie" und "Parthie beim Badehaus der Fantaisie". Gegenüber der ersten Ausgabe bei Giessel in Bayreuth vermehrt um ein Titelblatt (mit einer Ansicht von Bayreuth aus der Ferne) und der Tafel "Untere Grotte der Eremitage". - Breitrandig und sauber erhalten. Der Original-Umschlag wegen kleinerer Einrisse hinterlegt. Einige Ansichten verso mit altem Sammlerstempel. Rares Sammlerstück in sehr guter Erhaltung. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        Gesamtansicht über die Warthe gesehen ('Gniezno. - Gnesen.').

      - getönte Lithographie v. L. Blau & Co. in Leipzig n. C. Scheitz, um 1860, 28 x 43 (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Norbert Haas]
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        Alphabet Lottery Cards

      Mexico: n.p., n.d. (1860's). Very good. Set of 24 lottery alphabet cards about 1½ by 3 inches, lithographed in black on white stock and mounted on stiff card. The 24 cards cover the entire Spanish alphabet, except for Rr, but are complete as issued. Each card shows a lithographed scene, sometimes attributed to Yriarte, beneath which is the letter of the alphabet, followed by a word beginning with that letter, then a humorous verse, sometimes with a play on words. The lotería is well known in Mexico, a game a bit like our Bingo but which uses cards with pictures and sayings instead of numbered balls. The players each have a card with some of the card images on them--the tabla--and they mark the drawn cards on the tabla with beans, coins or other markers. In the 1880's Don Clemente Gallo issued lottery cards in what have become more or less standard images. Earlier cards are unbelievably scarce. This set of 24 cards is complete. Even the last card shows a vendor of the uncut sheets bearing the 24 images with the caption: 'x et z estivale la geta segun dicen, lector, los colegiales Acabó el alfabeto, mas tus reales Espero sepultar en mi gareta' 'The alphabet is finished now, but your gold I hope to bury in my attic.' Lottery cards prior to the 1880s are scarce, and variants such as this alphabet set are downright rare. We have been able to find only one other set, in the Southwest Special Collections of the University of New Mexico, but no copies of the tabla with which they are associated. The possible Yriarte connection derives from the description in the University archive. Captioned in archaic Spanish.

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        A History of British Birds

      London: Paternoster Row: Groombridge and Sons, 1860 VG, 2nd eds, 358 coloured plates, 6 vols, 1860-64. In green embossed cloth, corners and edges bumped and worn, gilt image to upper covers. Spines, decorative gilt tooling, gilt titles, edges lightly bumped. Internally, decorative endpapers with adverts, book plate to verso frontis (B Losh Thorpe). Vol 1, 1860, frontis, [3], (iv) only. [1], 2-364 pp, 60 pls (coloured), marks to upper cover, small bookseller label to fpd. Vol 2, 1863, frontis, [3], (iv) only, [1], 2-360 pp, 60 pls (col). Vol 3, frontis, 1864, [3], (iv) only, [1], 2-391 pp, 59 pls (col). Vol 4, 1862, frontis, [3], (iv) only, [1], 2-330 pp, 62 pls (coloured), some pages unopened. Vol 5, 1863, frontis, [3], (iv) only, [1], 2-315 pp, 57 pls. Vol 6, 1864, frontis, [3], (iv), [1], 2-290 pp, 60 pls (coloured). All printed by R Fawcett, East Lodge, Driffield, faint offsetting, minimal spotting, bookseller label to feps verso along with pencil name. The 1st ed was published in 1851 in 3 volumes. Morris, Church of England clergyman and naturalist, whose collaboration with the Driffield woodblock colour printer Benjamin Fawcett in the production of Bible Natural History (1849–50) was followed by the successful six-volume History of British Birds, initially issued in monthly parts over seven and a half years, beginning in June 1850. See ODNB

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        [A Nestorian Hymn Book Used in Our Congregation in Oroomiah Persia]

      n.p., n.d.. Hardcover. Good. 317p. Old, well-rubbed black leather. 17cm. Moderate general wear. Chaldean(?) text. Our title is taken from an undated 19th century note written on the endpaper by Anna J. Beach who was presenting this book to someone in Pittsfield, New Hampshire. Volume 56 (at page 91) of The Missionary Herald lists Anna J. Beach of Madison, N.Y as having sailed from Boston in February 1860 aboard the bark Smyrniote on her way with Harriet Newell Crawford to the Nestorian mission field to fill vacancies created by sickness and death. We suspect that this item dates around this time or perhaps a bit later.

      [Bookseller: McBlain Books]
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        Gesamtansicht vom Meer aus gesehen; im Vgr. zahlreiche Segelschiffe ('Malaga. Vue prise de l'entrée du port. - Malaga. Vista tomada de la entrada del puerto.').

      - getönte Lithographie v. F. Gourtin n. Chaman & Poyatos b. L. Turgis in Paris & New York, um 1860, 39 x 47,5 (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Norbert Haas]
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        Les alphabets amusants. - No. 8: La Fantasmagorie.

      Paris, Journal Amusant & Plon., o. J. (ev. um 1860-1870).. 24 farbig lithographierte Tafeln in Leporelloformat. Kl. 8° (Format ca. 16x11,5 cm, Orig.-Pappband mit farbig lithographiertem Einbandbild.. Bei Zisska wurde 2006 ein Exemplar aus der Reihe mit der No. 2 angeboten ("Alphabet du petit marquis et la petite marquise"). Wahrscheinlich nicht bei Gumuchian und Le Men. Verso mit einem grünen Stempel: Seine - Colportage. - Sicher nicht für Kinder gedachtes ABC-Büchlein mit den kongenialen Karikaturen von Paul Hadol (1835 - 1875), der u.a. für das Satireblatt Journal Amusant zeichnete und um 1870 die nach dem Debakel des Deutsch-Französischen Krieges in Ungnade gefallene Napoleon-Familie bitterböse karikierte (La Menagerie imperiale). Von A wie Apoticaire bis Z wie Zouave. Wir können leider nicht nachweisen wieviele Bücher es in dieser Reihe gab, wir haben eines auf einer Auktion 2006 bei Zisska, in München finden können, jenes aber mit wohl eher biederen Zeichnungen und mit unserem kaum vergleichbar. - Mit Gebrauchsspuren: Der Hinterdeckel fehlt, insg. beschabt und gebräunt, leichtere Randläsuren, die letzte Tafel mit Eckabschnitt, dadurch leichter Abbildungsverlust, insg. aber zusammenhängend und komplett. Sehr selten!

      [Bookseller: Versandantiquariat Riepenhausen]
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        The Lake Regions Of Central Africa A Picture Of Exploration

      London: Longman, Green, Longman, And Roberts, 1860., 1860. 2 Volumes. 8vo. pp. xvi, [1 leaf], 412; vi, [1 leaf], 468 +24(ads). with half-titles. folding partly coloured map, 12 chromoxylographed plates (incl. 2 frontis.) & 22 wood engravings in the text. original orange-red cloth (bit soiled, library markings neatly removed from titles & lower spines, otherwise very good). First Edition, Second Issue. An account of Burton?'s 1856-59 expedition in company with John Hanning Speke to central east Africa in search of the the source of the Nile. Setting out from Zanzibar, the expedition endured incredible difficulties and hardships due in part to the untrustworthiness of their followers as to opposion from native tribes before arriving at Lake Tanganyika, the largest of the Central African lakes on February 14, 1858 almost eight months later. Following three months spent exploring the shores of the lake, the return journey was commenced and Speke was detached to verify reports of another lake to the northward, which he only sighted from a distance, and surmised to be the true source of the white Nile. This lake, the Victoria Nyanza, was later proven by Speke to be the source on a subsequent expedition in company with James Augustus Grant, but his surmise led to a bitter and celebrated feud with Burton. In the preface Burton dismisses Speke as being no more than a subordinate on the expedition, never having held the position of surveyor as he claimed upon his return to England. Penzer pp. 65-66. Hosken p. 34.. 1st Edition. Hardcover.

      [Bookseller: D & E Lake Ltd. (ABAC, ILAB)]
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        The birds of North America; the descriptions of species based chiefly on the collections in the museum of the Smithsonian Institution

      New York: D. Appleton & Co.. 1860. "First edition, 2 volumes, large 4to; 100 hand colored lithographs of ""birds not given in Audubon,"" in atlas volume; original plum cloth (very minor soiling), gilt-lettered spines (slightly faded), brown-glazed endpapers in atlas volume; extremities a bit bumped and worn, spine ends slightly chipped; text volume preliminaries dampstained along edges, early 20th century ownership rubber stamps to first few leaves, else a very good set. Includes both portions of the work, ""Birds of the United States and Mexican Boundary"" and ""Birds Collected in an Exploring Expedition from the Missouri to Utah lake"" first issued the previous year in the Report of the United States and Mexican Boundary Survey, Volume II, part 2. Sabin 2809; Sitwell, Fine Bird Books, p. 75."

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        Plain Directions for Obtaining Photographic Pictures by the Calotype and Energiatype; Also, Upon Albumenized Paper and Glass The Daguerreotypist and Photographer's Companion, Practical Series

      Philadelphia: Henry Carey Baird, 1860. First edition. Very good; wear to the corners, light chipping to the spine at headband, light foxing, but sound and sturdy. An entry in the Practical Series, and one of the less common examples. Well illustrated with a large number of engravings. An important, early title in the literature of American photography. Although not marked as such, from the estate of Alfred Cheney Johnston.

      [Bookseller: John Kehoe, Bookseller ABAA]
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        Poésies inédites EDITION ORIGINALE ENVOI AUTOGRAPHE

      Genève: Imp. de Jules Fick, 1860. Fine. Imp. de Jules Fick, Genève 1860, 15x23cm, reliure de l'éditeur. - First Edition published by Gustave Revilliod. Publisher's binding in full blue cardboard back slightly darker adorned with two golden typographical reasons, small traces of friction on the caps, coaching and typographical reasons Cold boards, lightly bumped corners. Autograph signed G. Revilliod. Small scattered spots. Rare example presented in its original carton romantic. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale publiée par Gustave Revilliod. Reliure de l'éditeur en plein cartonnage bleu, dos légèrement plus foncé orné de deux motifs typographiques dorés, petites traces de frottements sur les coiffes, encadrement et motifs typographiques à froid sur les plats, coins légèrement émoussés. Envoi autographe signé de G. Revilliod. Petites rousseurs éparses. Rare exemplaire présenté dans son cartonnage romantique d'origine.

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        Autograph Letter Signed, to J. Hogarth

      [England Frame: 37.5 x 39.6 cm; letter: 17.5 x 12.5 cm.. ca. 1860?] Manuscript letter from the critic and artist to publisher and art dealer Joseph Hogarth, starting out, "I have brought you back your Lewis's, with thanks for loan of them," and continuing with a discussion of the Ruskin etchings Hogarth "may have — any of them — whenever you like" although Ruskin will "neither raise nor lower" the prices. (The list of etchings described as being enclosed has not been preserved here, but => the letter makes it clear that Ruskin would really prefer to keep them if he can't "exchange [them] for Durers.") The presentation offers the letter framed and matted alongside the envelope portion reading "Mr. J. Hogarth [/] Haymarket [/] J. Ruskin" and a portrait of Ruskin taken from a D. Appleton & Company publication. Three items as described above, in 20th-century black wooden frame, frame lightly scuffed with mat clean and well cut; Ruskin items age-toned but otherwise unblemished.

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        Memoire sur la fermentation alcoolique.

      Paris: Victor Masson, 1860. First edition, unopened in original printed wrappers, of Pasteur s definitive proof that alcoholic fermentation is due to the action of a living organism (yeast), and is not a purely chemical process as most chemists since Lavoisier had believed.  What did this memoir add to the first deductions Pasteur had drawn from lactic fermentation? He now asserted that he was dealing with a living microorganism. This was his most original contribution. Having been unable to create life or to change it by means of molecular asymmetry, he had set out to study its reproduction. In doing so he had come to a revolutionary definition: Fermentation is the act of reproduction of the living germs that constitute yeast (Debré, Louis Pasteur (1994), p. 105).  In December 1857 Pasteur published the first in a series of abstracts, notes, and letters on alcoholic fermentation that culminated in a long and classic memoir of 1860 [the offered work]. Divided into two major sections, dealing respectively with the fate of sugar and of yeast in alcoholic fermentation, it inflicted on the chemical theory what Duclaux called  a series of blows straight from the shoulder, delivered with agility and assurance. Pasteur established that alcoholic fermentation invariably produces not only carbonic acid and ethyl alcohol as was well known but also appreciable quantities of glycerin and succine acid as well as trace amounts of cellulose,  fatty matters, and  indeterminate products. On the basis of these results, Pasteur emphasized the complexity of alcoholic fermentation and attacked the tendency of chemists since Lavoisier to depict it as the simple conversion of sugar into carbonic acid and alcohol. If the alleged simplicity of the process had formerly been seen as evidence of its chemical nature, he argued, then its actual complexity ought now to be seen as evidence of its dependence on the activity of a living organism. In truth, the complexity of alcoholic fermentation was such as to prevent the writing of a complete equation for it, a fact which was only to be expected, since chemistry was  too little advanced to hope to put into a rigorous equation a chemical act correlative with a vital phenomenon.  However impressive this line of attack against the chemical theory, an even more decisive mode of argument derived from Pasteur s ability to produce yeast and alcoholic fermentation in a medium free of organic nitrogen. To a pure solution of cane sugar he added only an ammonium salt and the minerals obtained by incineration of yeast, then sprinkled in a trace of pure brewer s yeast. Although the experiment was difficult and not always successful, this method could produce an alcoholic fermentation accompanied by growth and reproduction in the yeast and the evolution of all the usual products. If any one constituent of this medium were eliminated, no alcoholic fermentation took place. Obviously, argued Pasteur, the yeast must grow and develop in this mineral medium by assimilating its nitrogen from the ammonium salt, its mineral constituents from the yeast ash, and its carbon from the sugar. In fact, it is precisely the capacity of yeast to assimilate combined carbon from sugar that explains why it can decompose sugar into carbonic acid and alcohol (DSB). Pp. 323-426 in Annales de chimie et de physique, Troisième Série, Tome LVIII, 1860. 8vo (226 x 142 mm), pp. 512. Original printed wrappers, uncut and unopened. Light crease and two small holes to front wrapper, else very fine.

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        Tiroler. Aquarell auf Karton.

      Ohne Ort, (ca. 1860).. Ca. 19 cm x 15 cm.. Fein ausgeführte und farbfrische Darstellung eines Tirolers in typischer Tracht von einem unbekannten österreichischen oder süddeutschen Künstler aus der Mitte des 19. Jahrhunderts. - Karton im weißen Rand mit rundem Blindstempel "Bristol Board" und verso mit ovalem Sammlerstempel "Franz Unterberger Innsbruck".

      [Bookseller: Matthäus Truppe Buchhandlung & Antiquari]
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        Album pittoresque d’un voyage en Suisse - Le Léman

      1860. relié. Bon état. Paris, s.d. (vers 1860). In/4 reliure éditeur pleine percaline rouge à titres et décor à froid, tranches dorées, 32 planches couleurs gravés sur bois avec encadrement en noir à motif floraux et et cartouches avec personnages en costume. Hormis une petite déchirure sur le mors inférieur (3 cm), ouvrage en très bon état. Genève, Bellerive, Hermance, Tougues, Yvoire, Thonon, Evian, Saint Gingolphe, Morges, Nyon, Ouchy, ...

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        Viele Bilder. Prentenboek. Peintures de toutes sortes. Pictures of all sorts.

      (Rapperswil, Lorenz Helbling, ca. 1860).. 4°. 10 n.n. handkolor. Kupfertafeln. OHLn. mit farb. montiertem Deckelbild.. No. 84. - Nicht bei Weilenmann, Wegehaupt, Reimann und Ries. - Die Tafeln ohne Text, jeweils mit mehreren Abbildungen mit Kinderszenen, Berufen, Tieren etc. - (Kanten etwas berieben.Name auf Innendeckel. Vorsatz am Innengelenk fachgerecht verstärkt. Tafelränder etwas fingerfleckig). - Selten.

      [Bookseller: Biblion Antiquariat Leonidas Sakellaridi]
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        The Woman in White

      Sampson Low, Son & Co, London 1860 - First edition. viii, 316; [ii], 360; [ii], 368, 16 (catalogue dated August 1, 1860) pp. 3 vols. 8vo. First edition of Collins' greatest success and most enduringly popular work. Parrish & Miller, pp. 39-40; Sadleir, 605a; Wolff, 1377; Haycraft-Queen cornerstone Full blue polished calf, gilt spine, with red morocco title labels, t.e.g., by Riviere & Son. Light shelfwear, slight crack at gutter in vol. III viii, 316; [ii], 360; [ii], 368, 16 (catalogue dated August 1, 1860) pp. 3 vols. 8vo [Attributes: First Edition]

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        NOTES ON NURSING: What it is, and what it is not

      London: Harrison, [1860] Pp. 79, adverts. on yellow endpapers with "Burke's Peerage" and "The Foreign Office List" dated 1860, Publisher's adverts on rear endpapers, "Right of Translation is Reserved" below imprint on title-page, incorrect running title on p.73, versos of title-page and p.79 blank. Original fragile limp, brown, ribbed cloth, title in gilt on front cover. Covers slightly stained and scuffed, spine strip worn, head of spine chipped, hinges tender with 7 cm closed split at head of front cover, contents very good. Norman 1602; Garrison-Morton 1612.. First Edition, Early Issue. Hard Cover. Very Good. Octavo.

      [Bookseller: Hugh Anson-Cartwright Fine Books, ABAC/I]
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        Der Metzger'.

      - altkolorierte Lithographie b. Schreiber/Esslingen, um 1860, 31 x 35,5 (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Norbert Haas]
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        Umgebung von Salzburg und Ischl. Mehrf. gefalt., grenzkolor., lithogr. Karte in 2 Farben Rot und Schwarz

      Leykum, um 1860., Wien, - 46 x 71,5 cm in 18 Segmenten auf Lwd. aufgezogen. Gefltet 16 : 12 cm. Leicht gebräunt und tls. etw. fleckig. Die rückw. Leinwand gebräunt und stockfleckig. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Souvenirs de madame de Caylus Tirage de tête

      Paris: J. Techener, 1860. Fine. J. Techener, Paris 1860, 12x20cm, relié. - New edition printed on rod and enriched with an introduction and notes by Charles Asselineau. Binding in full blue morocco night, back with five nerves set with ornate golden dotted double richly decorated coffered typographical motifs and angles of a golden lily in their centers, golden friezes head and tail, on golden wheels caps, gilded frames triple nets on the boards ornamented spandrels of golden lilies, golden wheels on contreplats, guards and contreplats of handmade paper, double gilt fillets on the cuts, preserved covers, all edges gilt, magnificent binding English signed by Hardy. Book illustrated a portrait of Madame de Caylus frontispiece and 4 figures engraved on steel by Leman. Our copy is complete the second state of the 5 illustrations. Provenance: the Earl of Cromer library with its beautiful aristocratic bookplate engraved by JF Badeley and pasted on a contreplat. Beautiful copy superbly set in an English bound in full morocco. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Nouvelle édition imprimée sur vergé et enrichie d'une introduction et de notes par Charles Asselineau. Reliure en plein maroquin bleu nuit, dos à cinq nerfs sertis de pointillés dorés orné de doubles caissons richement décorés de motifs typographiques en angles et d'une fleur de lys dorée en leurs centres, frises dorées en tête et en queue, roulettes dorées sur les coiffes, encadrements de triples filets dorés sur les plats ornementés en écoinçons de fleurs de lys dorées, roulettes dorées sur les contreplats, gardes et contreplats de papier à la cuve, doubles filets dorés sur les coupes, couvertures conservées, toutes tranches dorées, magnifique reliure anglaise signée de Hardy. Ouvrage illustré d'un portrait de madame de Caylus en frontispice ainsi que de 4 figures gravées sur acier par Leman. Notre exemplaire est bien complet du second état des 5 illustrations. Provenance : de la bibliothèque du comte de Cromer avec son bel ex-libris nobiliaire gravé par J.F. Badeley et encollé sur un contreplat. Bel exemplaire superbement établi dans une reliure anglaise en plein maroquin.

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        TÜBINGEN. "Ansicht von Tübingen". Gesamtansicht von der Wielandshöhe.

      - Lithographie von Th. Fritzsche nach Eberhard Emminger bei Neff, um 1860, 51,5 x 69 cm. Schefold 9381. - In der Unterschrift kleine Vignette mit Ansicht der Stadt. Tadellos erhaltenes Kapitalblatt!

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        Conway in the Stereoscope

      London: Lovell Reeve, 1860. First edition.. Hardback. 8vo. (7.75 x 5 inches). pp.x, (ii), 187, 16 (adverts, dated January 1st, 1860). 20 numbered albumen stereographs, with guards. Publisher's maroon cloth gilt, designed by John Leighton (letters JL to heart shape on upper board). Faded to spine, rebacked (the original gutta percha was perished, so the textblock was separated to individual leaves, the spine debris cleaned off and the pages glued back together; the cloth case was then rebacked, which required an insert of new cloth underneath the old). All edges gilt. Light brown coated endpapers. Light marks and spotting to prelims and extrems. Binder's ticket to rear pastedown: Westleys. O/w contents clean and bright. Binding very firm and square. No ownership inscriptions. Albumen prints range in tone from light sepia to deep sepia. A handsome copy of a rare book. We reduce the default shipping charge for lighter books or use it for a tracked service if books are expensive or uncommon. We pack books securely in boxes, or corrugated card or cardboard, and protect corners with bubble-wrap.

      [Bookseller: John Taylor Books P.B.F.A.]
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        Mill on the Floss

      VG with no dj. First edition. Edinburgh: Blackwood, 1860. 3 volume set. Volume one is missing the half title and the ad leaf which is quite often missing. There is some staining to the first three leaves of volume one. and Moderate foxing to the first and last few pages in each volume. A nice looking leather set with roan letter to spine and leather to tips with marbled covers, an early rebinding. No ads at the rear of volume 3, probably later state

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        KARLSRUHE. - Album von Carlsruhe.

      Ulrici, ca. 1860., Karlsruhe, - 14 x 18,5 cm. Folge von 16 getönten lithographierten Tafeln von Robert Geissler. 1 Bl. Enthält eine Gesamtansicht und 14 Teilansichten: Schloss, Marktplatz, Friedrichsplatz, Stadtkirche, kath. Kirche, Theater, Polytechnikum, Sammlungsgebäude, Kunsthalle, Seminar, Wintergarten, Schlossgarten (Hermann u. Dorothea, Fontaine), Bahnhof und Thiergarten. - Die Tafeln sehr sauber und frisch. Tadellos erhalten. Sehr seltenes und gesuchtes Ansichtenalbum!

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        "Le Dome a Milan". Frontale Ansicht des Mailänder Doms, vorne belebte Staffage.

      . Alt gouachierte Aquatinta-Radierung von E. Ciceri nach "Daguerrotype", um 1860, 16 x 24,5 cm.. Alte Album-Montage mit Tuschrand. - Feines Altkolorit. In alte Waschgoldleiste sehr dekorativ gerahmt.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection,. or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life. Fifth Thousand. [Second Edition]. BRIGHT, FRESH COPY OF THE SECOND 'ORIGIN'

      John Murray 1860 8vo., Fifth Thousand, [Second Edition], with folding diagram, neat contemporary signature in pencil at head of title, with second pencilled signature lower down, front free endpaper a little chafed at fore - edge, three or four small fox - spots each on half - title, title and diagram; original green cloth, boards elaborately blocked in blind, gilt back, , brown endpapers, uncut, expertly recased with original endpapers preserved, a remarkably bright, fresh copy in minimally restored publisher's binding. With 32pp publisher's catalogue (dated January, 1860) bound in at end, and the binder's ticket of Edmonds & Remnants on rear paste - down. The second edition is not so named on title but simply labelled 'Fifth Thousand'; Freeman records that 3000 copies were printed following the 1250 copies of the first edition. Although Darwin considered this edition a rapid revision to meet demand, his changes are much more than mere correction. The most famous alteration is the dilution of the whale bear passage on p.184, which Darwin later regretted although he never restored it. With the signed and ruled advertisements which Freeman considers the first issue. Freeman 113 variant a; Freeman F376.

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        Monsieur Coumbes EDITION ORIGINALE

      Paris: Lib. Nouvelle A. Bourdilliat & Cie, 1860. Fine. Lib. Nouvelle A. Bourdilliat & Cie, Paris 1860, 12x18,5cm, broché. - First Edition. Two tiny gaps at the top of the back, a tiny spot without gravity on the first board, a small angular lack Length of the second flat. Rare example presented in its original and complete catalog of fine editor-in pin. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale. Deux infimes manques en tête du dos, une toute petite tache sans gravité sur le premier plat, un infime manque angulaire en pied du deuxième plat. Rare exemplaire présenté dans son brochage d'origine et complet du catalogue de l'éditeur in-fine.

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        The Lake Regions of Central Africa; A Picture of Exploration

      London: Longman, Green, Longman, and Roberts, 1860., 1860. First Edition. Octavo, two volumes, pp. xvii, 412. pp, vii, 468. Twelve Chromoxylograph plates, twenty two in-text woodcuts, folding map to rear of volume two. Bound in contemporary brown full calf, green and red title square to spine, gilt titles and decoration to spine gilt margin to boards. All edges and endpapers marbled. Bookplate to front pastedowns of both volumes, front inner hinge of volume one and the rear inner hinge of volume two just starting. Some very occasional light spotting through the textblock mostly to the prelims and to the plates and adjacent pages as is to be expected. Delicate professional repair to the top half of the rear outer joint of volume two. Some bumping to the corners, with a small repair to the bottom right corner of the upper board of volume two, some abrasion and rubbing to extremities, particularly to the corners and to the bottom board edges. Some light wear to the boards, with some areas of surface rubbing. Some worming. Stain to top three boxes of the spine to volume one. Very good.

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        History of the War in the Peninsula, and in the South of France, from the year 1807 to the year 1814

      London: Thomas and William Boone. 1860., 1860. Finely Bound Revised Edition. In six volumes. Octavo. pp. xxiv, 522; xv, 500; xii, 427; xvii, 479; xi, 444; vii, 463. Including 45 plates with plans of battle and sieges. Bound by Ramage of London in half red morocco leather with raised bands, gilt titles and tooling to spines, and beautifully marbled boards and end papers. Top edges gilt. Spines slightly sunned, and a few nicks and chips to edges. Overall a sumptuous near-fine set. Napier saw action himself in Spain and at Waterloo with the 43rd Monmouthshire Regiment of Foot, publishing the first volume of his history with John Murray in 1828.

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        On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life Fifth Thousand [Second Edition] BRIGHT, FRESH COPY OF THE SECOND 'ORIGIN'

      John Murray,, 1860. 8vo., Fifth Thousand, [Second Edition], with folding diagram, neat contemporary signature in pencil at head of title, with second pencilled signature lower down, front free endpaper a little chafed at fore-edge, three or four small fox-spots each on half-title, title and diagram; original green cloth, boards elaborately blocked in blind, gilt back, , brown endpapers, uncut, expertly recased with original endpapers preserved, a remarkably bright, fresh copy in minimally restored publisher's binding. With 32pp publisher's catalogue (dated January, 1860) bound in at end, and the binder's ticket of Edmonds & Remnants on rear paste-down. The second edition is not so named on title but simply labelled 'Fifth Thousand'; Freeman records that 3000 copies were printed following the 1250 copies of the first edition. Although Darwin considered this edition a rapid revision to meet demand, his changes are much more than mere correction. The most famous alteration is the dilution of the whale bear passage on p.184, which Darwin later regretted although he never restored it. With the signed and ruled advertisements which Freeman considers the first issue. Freeman 113 variant a; Freeman F376.

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        Gesamtansicht aus halber Vogelschau ('Paris Moderne Les Tuileries, Le Louvre Et La Rue De Rivoli. Vue prise du Jardin des Tuileries - Nord-Quest').

      - altkolorierte Lithographie v. Charles Fichot gedr. v. Lemercier b. Lemière in Paris, um 1860, 45,5 x 61,5 Thieme-Becker, Bd. XI, S. 530. - Sehr schöne Gesamtansicht von den Gärten der Tulerien auf die Stadt. (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        NOTES On NURSING: What It Is, and What It Is Not

      D. Appleton and Company, 346 & 348 Broadway, New York 1860 - 140, [4] pp. Adverts last 4 pages [listing Appleton's '346 & 348 Broadway' address]. What else need be said. it's the book that established Nursing as a profession and, if I may be so bold, should have been included in PMM. Slight lean. Few small, faint spots in lower portion of front board. "E. F. Duren / Bangor" bookseller ticket to front paste-down. A VG+ copy. Original publisher's dark brown cloth with gilt stamped title lettering to front board. Yellow eps 1st US edition (Bishop & Goldie, p. 15; Cordasco 60-1308; 100 Famous Medical Books, 71). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection,. or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life. Fifth Thousand. [Second Edition]. BRIGHT, FRESH COPY OF THE SECOND 'ORIGIN'

      John Murray, 1860 - 8vo., Fifth Thousand, [Second Edition], with folding diagram, neat contemporary signature in pencil at head of title, with second pencilled signature lower down, front free endpaper a little chafed at fore-edge, three or four small fox-spots each on half-title, title and diagram; original green cloth, boards elaborately blocked in blind, gilt back, , brown endpapers, uncut, expertly recased with original endpapers preserved, a remarkably bright, fresh copy in minimally restored publisher's binding. With 32pp publisher's catalogue (dated January, 1860) bound in at end, and the binder's ticket of Edmonds & Remnants on rear paste-down. The second edition is not so named on title but simply labelled 'Fifth Thousand'; Freeman records that 3000 copies were printed following the 1250 copies of the first edition. Although Darwin considered this edition a rapid revision to meet demand, his changes are much more than mere correction. The most famous alteration is the dilution of the whale bear passage on p.184, which Darwin later regretted although he never restored it. With the signed and ruled advertisements which Freeman considers the first issue. Freeman 113 variant a; Freeman F376. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Les Républiques de La Plata et le Brésil [ Manuscrit autographe signé de l'article publié en 1860 dans La Revue Européenne ]

      1860 - Manuscrit in-8 en 30 feuillets, s.d. [ 1860 ], 30 pp. Manque le premier feuillet, le reste du manuscrit est parfaitement complet. Cet article fut publié en 1860 dans le Tome 10 de La Revue Européenne (pp. 817 à 838). Important manuscrit autographe d'un des rares articles informant alors du détail de la situation politique en Amérique latine. Le journaliste marseillais Charles Reybaud (1801-1864) était le frère de Louis Reybaud, auteur de "Jérôme Paturot". Spécialiste de l'Amérique du Sud, il est l'auteur de divers articles et monographies consacrés au Brésil, mais aussi à l'Argentine, au Paraguay et à l'Uruguay Langue: Français [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

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        Course of lectures on the physiology and pathology of the central nervous system

      Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1860. Brown-Séquard, Charles-Édouard (1817-1894). Course of lectures on the physiology and pathology of the central nervous system. xii, 276pp. 3 engraved plates. Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott & Co., 1860. 226 x 144 mm. Modern cloth, original black blind-stamped covers laid on to front and back covers. Plates a bit foxed, but very good. Bookplate of D. J. Canale, M.D. First Edition in Book Form. Brown-Séquard?s course of lectures, summarizing his twenty years of work on the nervous system, was delivered before the Royal College of Surgeons in May 1858 and subsequently published in the Lancet; they appear here in a revised and expanded version. The series contained a full explanation of Brown-Séquard?s investigation of spinal cord transection, in which he defined the relative function of the posterior and anterior cord sections and their relationship to other neural pathways, and demonstrated that the gray matter of the spinal cord was the chief transmitter of sensory impressions. Brown-Séquard is best known for his classic description of spinal hemiparaplegia (?Brown-Séquard?s syndrome?) caused by damage to one half of the spinal cord (see Garrison-Morton [online] 4530), and for being one of the first to postulate the existence of hormones. Olmsted, Brown-Séquard, pp. 101-103. Spillane, The Doctrine of the Nerves, pp. 269-273.

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        THE INDIAN CAPTIVE. A NARRATIVE OF ADVENTURES AND SUFFERINGS OF MATTHEW BRAYTON, IN HIS THIRTY-FOUR YEARS OF CAPTIVITY AMONG THE INDIANS OF NORTH- WESTERN AMERICA.

      Cleveland. 1860. - 68pp. 12mo. Original half muslin and printed paper boards. Hinges tender. Boards a bit soiled, worn at spine ends. Contemporary ownership inscription on front free endpaper. A few fox marks, but generally clean and fresh internally. A very good copy. In a cloth clamshell case, leather label. A rare Indian captivity, not in Ayer or Field. Brayton was stolen near his home in Ohio in 1825 and sold to the Pottawatomi, who took him to Michigan, where he lived among the Winnebago, Chippewa, and Sioux. The latter took him west, where he was again sold, this time to the Snake Indians, who adopted him into their tribe. Brayton apparently lived among the Snake on the upper Missouri River, following them to California, where he remained some five years. He describes fighting the Blackfeet in Oregon, as well as his extraordinary thirty-four years of wandering all over the West. He finally reconciled himself to civilization, enlisted in the army in 1861, and was killed at Pittsburgh Landing in 1862. "Extraordinary as the incidents appear, there is abundant proof of its entire truth" - Thomson. "It is quite true that it would not have been possible for Brayton to have made some of the movements described among the tribes named. On the other hand the critics have overlooked the fact that Brayton was taken at the age of seven and lived among the Indians for thirty-four years. He could not read or write, and spoke English with some difficulty.There remains not the slightest doubt that Matthew was a Brayton, and his narrative is, in general, correct" - Wessen. "One of the most remarkable and - in spite of its relatively late publication date - one of the rarest items belonging to captivity literature" - Howes. This account is sometimes attributed to John H.A. Bone, who may have assisted Brayton in setting forth the narrative. An extraordinary account, rarely met with, and hardly ever encountered in an original binding. HOWES B736, "c." THOMSON 115. GREENLY MICHIGAN 32. GRAFF 393. STREETER SALE 4272. SIEBERT SALE 994. WAGNER-CAMP 351. WESSEN, MIDLAND NOTES 30:29.

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        Gesamtansicht von St. Goar u. St. Goarshausen mit den Burgen Rheinfels u. Katz; rechts die Eisenbahn u. auf dem Rhein Raddampfer u. Segelboot.

      - Farblithographie v. Ch. Mercereau gedr. b. Lemercier aus Vue Panoramiques Des Bords Du Rhin b. A. Frühbuss in Köln, A.F. Lemercier u. F. Sinnet in Paris, um 1860, 13 x 55 (Schmitt, Die illustrierten Rhein-Beschreibungen, 175, 9) (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        A Trve Discovrse of the Present Estate of Virginia, and the Successe of the Affaires There Till the 18 of Iune. 1614. Together. With a Relation of the Seuerall English Townes and Fortes, the Assured Hopes of That Countrie and the Peace Concluded with the Indians. The Christening of Powhatans Daughter and Her Marriage with an English-man. [True Discourse Success Affairs June Pocahontas]

      [Albany: Joel Munsell], 1860. Limited Edition. Three-Quarter Leather. Very Good/No Jacket. Boards rubbed with a few minor abrasions, faintly foxed throughout, Goodspeed catalog number on front endpaper. Inscribed & signed by publisher on presentation page: 'Wm. Matthews Esqr, with the regards of Cha Gorham Barney, Richmond Va 1860'. [x], 69, [2] pp. Folio. Three-quarter calf & marbled cloth, top edge gilt, marbled boards. 1860 privately printed limited large paper edition, a facsimile of the rare 1615 original. One of 200 copies. Published and signed by Charles Gorham Barney, a direct descendant of John Carver, who was the first governor of the Plymouth Colony. The author, Hamor, was the secretary to the Council of Virginia, and provides detailed information from personal experiences during nearly three years in the earliest days of the colony. Most notably, Hamor describes the marriage of Pocahontas (Powhatan) to John Rolfe - the original edition remains the primary source for this event. Sabin 30121: 'Two hundred copies privately [re]printed for Chas. Gorham Barney, of Richmond, Va., 1860. The recto of the first leaf reads, 'Presented to;' by which it is to be understood the entire edition was reprinted for presents only; but the book was used for exchanges. It is conspicuous for its ridiculously large margin."

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        Oberbayerische Voralpenlandschaft. Blick über einen Flußlauf mit Dorf und Kirche auf das Moor bei Murnau im Hintergrund die Berge mit der Zugspitze.

      . Aquarell, rechts unten sign."(Max) Kuhn", um 1860, 12 x 17 cm.. Thieme-Becker XXII, S. 83. - Der Münchner Architektur- und Landschaftsmaler Max Kuhn wurde besonders durch seine oberbayerischen Veduten berühmt. Er lieferte auch zahlreiche Vorlagen zu Stahlstichen. - Hübsche, sehr stimmungsvolle Landschaft. Gerahmt.

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