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        BLACK'S GENERAL ATLAS OF THE WORLD. A SERIES OF FIFTY-SIX MAPS.

      Adam and Charles Black., Edinburgh. 1860 - .[63pp]. Modern rebacking with original boards, gilt lettering on front. AEG. ILLUSTRATED WITH 56 FULL OR DOUBLE PAGE HAND-COLORED ENGRAVED MAPS, NONE PRINTED BACK-TO-BACK, WITH DESCRIPTIVE TEXT AT FRONT OF VOLUME AND EXTENSIVE INDEX AT REAR. Printed by Fr. Schenck. Engraved by S. Hall Bury. Library stamps on first page otherwise no other markings NO MAPS AFFECTED. All maps collated and still in very good condition throughout with strong coloring. New endpapers. Minimal shelf wear to board edges. Additional shipping and handling charges will apply for weight of volumes. Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        DU DIAGNOSTIC DES MALADIES DES YEUX A L'AIDE DE L'OPHTHALMOSCOPE ET DE LEUR TRAITEMENT

      P. ASSELIN 1860 - RO30054873: 544 pages avec 7 planches illustrées en noir et blanc à la fin de l'ouvrage. Papille du nerf optique, Rétine, De la Choroïde, Lésions de la cornée, Atérations pathologiques du corps vitré, Ossification du corps vitré, Tumeurs diverses de la choroïde, Albinisme, Pouls veineux, Atrophie de la rétine, Oedème de rétine, Cysticerques de la rétine. In-8 Broché. Bon état. Couv. convenable. Dos satisfaisant. Non coupé Classification Dewey : 617.7-Ophtalmologie [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        TA., Fahrtor, Rentenhof und Saalhof, Ansicht v. Main aus, "Mainufer in Francfurt".

      . Farblithographie v. Stroobant, um 1860, 30,5 x 22,2 (H).

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        Souvenirblatt, Gesamtansicht, umgeben von 15 Randansichten, "Hameln".

      . Lithographie m. Tonplatte v. Mann ( C.A. ) ( Druck J. Hesse in Berlin ) n. Glockenbring (F.) b. Fargel in Hameln, um 1860, 38 x 52. Absolut seltene Ansicht. Die Gesamtansicht ( 20,5 x 29 ) zeigt Hameln vom Klüt aus Die Randansichten zeigen: Obergericht, Heiligengeist Kirche, Kettenbrücke u. Lachsfang, Münsterkirche u. Schule, Invalidenhaus, das Werder mit der Schleuse, Wertheim, Marktplatz, Ohr mit Wesertal, Hameln von Nord-Ost, Hameln vom Ohrberge, Dreyers Garten, kath. Kirche und Schule, Mariental, Felsenkeller.

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        Gatherings of a Naturalist in Australasia. Being observations principally on the animal and vegetable productions of New South Wales, New Zealand, and some of the Austral Islands.

      London, John Van Voorst, 1860,. gr. in-8vo, XII + 456 p., with eight handcoloured lithographs by George French Angas + 24 woodcuts, small legacy-stamp 'Dr. Guggisberg', original blindstamped purple cloth, spine faded. Very good copy.. Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage.

      [Bookseller: Harteveld Rare Books Ltd.]
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        Map of the Country from Lake Superior to the Pacific Ocean

      John Arrowsmith, London 1860 - Size : 250x505 (mm), 9.875x19.875 (Inches), Hand Colored in Outline

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        Entomologie Analytique.

      Paris 1860. 4to (255 x 215mm). pp. xxii, 1339, with numerous wood-engravings in the text and one folding table. Contemporary half calf, spine with new red gilt lettered label. "Le principal ouvrage entomologique du Duméril est son 'Entomologique Analytique' composé en deux volumes in 4to, avec figures dans le texte" (J. Lhoste p. 56). Published in the 'Mém. de l'Acad. des Sciences de l'Inst. Imp. de France' Tome XXXI. A lithographed portrait of Duméril has been inserted.//Horn-Schenkling 5555.

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        Costumes Suedois. Dessines par M.M. Camino et Regamey d'apres les dessins originaux .... et graves par Charles Geoffroy.

      Paris, Les modes Parisiennes, um 1860.. 20 altkol. Federlith., 4°, Or.- Broschur ( kl. Läs., l. fl., best. u. besch., Rücken m. Leinenbd. ).. Prime du journal Les Modes Parisiennes. - Die hübschen Tafeln zeigen in der Mehrzahl schwedische Frauentrachten des ganzen Landes ( 17/20 ). Bis auf einen kleinen Fleck auf Tafel 1 nahezu einwandfrei erhalten.

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        Tweed & Don; Or, Recollections And Reflections Of An Angler For The Last Fifty Years

      Edinburgh: William P. Nimmo. Near Fine. 1860. First Edition; First Printing. Full Leather. A most charming, bright First Edition in crimson full calf binding, nicely gilt tooled along edges and spine with decorated endpapers, top edges gilt. Minor rubbing to spine, else just about Fine. Frontispiece with tissue gard present, [4], [i-v], vi-vii, [2], 2-152, [4]; "And I hope I may lead you, while fishing, to think of greater things than the mere sport of killing fish, and to learn than he is a happy man who can at times shake off the world and its cares; and with a contented mind, and a heart grateful for mercies received, enjoy all things in his great Father, and be happy and delighted wheneverHE GOES FISHING". (from the introduction to his sons). .

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        Eigenh. musikalisches Albumblatt mit U.

      Leipzig, 8. Dezember 1860.. 1 S. Gr.-8vo.. Hübsches Blatt mit fünftaktigem Notenzitat: "Fragment einer Concert-Etude op 126. Allegretto quasi Allegro." - Widmung für "Herrn Otto Cohen". - "Moscheles' Kompositionen sind gleichermassen von romantischem Ausdruckswillen, salonhafter Glätte und spielerischer Brillanz geprägt." (MGG IX, 619). - Auf ein etw. größeres Kartonblatt montiert.

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        Tweed & Don; Or, Recollections And Reflections Of An Angler For The Last Fifty Years

      Edinburgh: William P. Nimmo. Near Fine. 1860. First Edition; First Printing. Full Leather. A most charming, bright First Edition in crimson full calf binding, nicely gilt tooled along edges and spine with decorated endpapers, top edges gilt. Minor rubbing to spine, else just about Fine. Frontispiece with tissue gard present, [4], [i-v], vi-vii, [2], 2-152, [4]; "And I hope I may lead you, while fishing, to think of greater things than the mere sport of killing fish, and to learn than he is a happy man who can at times shake off the world and its cares; and with a contented mind, and a heart grateful for mercies received, enjoy all things in his great Father, and be happy and delighted wheneverHE GOES FISHING". (from the introduction to his sons). .

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        On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection

      John Murray, London, 1860, Three-quarters leather, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, 2nd EditionPUBLISHING DETAILS: Second edition, fifth thousand of Darwin's masterpiece, published by John Murray of London in 1860, the year following the first edition. 502 pages, top edge gilt, with no advertisements at the rear. Size; 20 x 14 cms (8" x 5.5"). Weight; 690g (1 pound eight ounces). CONDITION: I would rate this as very good. It is rebound in three-quarters tan leather over marbled boards with 5 raised bands to the spine, with gilt titling. There is surface wear to the leather at the hinges which are, however, firm. Also wear to the top and tail of the spine and one gilt titling panel missing (although the title imprint is still visible). The binding remains tight and secure throughout. The text and fold-out diagram are clean, bright and free from foxing, with light, even age-toning. Heresy to say so, but the text appears unread. Two small blemishes to the front pastedown. All in all, a very smart copy of this desirable early printing of 'certainly the most important biological book ever written' (Darwin Online). THE BOOK:'can we doubt ... that individuals having any advantage, however slight, over others, would have the best chance of surviving and of procreating their kind?' In the Origin of Species, Darwin challenged many of the most deeply held beliefs of the Western world. His insistence on the immense length of the past and on the abundance of life-forms, present and extinct, dislodged man from his central position in creation and called into question the role of the Creator. He showed that new species are achieved by natural selection, and that absence of plan is an inherent part of the evolutionary process. Darwin's prodigious reading, experimentation, and observations on his travels fed into his great work, which draws on material from the Galapagos Islands to rural Staffordshire, from English back gardens to colonial encounters. Size: 20 x 14 (8" x 5.5") Pages: 502

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        The 104th Psalm

      Henry Hering, London - An uncommon panorama with a continuous flow of changing landscapes, many of which have a bucolic element. N.d., circa 1860. Closed, oblong, 11.5 by 16 cm. 25 hand-colored panels, each 10 by 15.25 cm. Fully extended, then, the panorama is about 380 cm. Captions running across the bottom are lines from the 104th Psalm, which is loosely the springboard for the illustrations. The effect of the panorama is akin to the fabulous wallpaper panoramiques that were manufactured by French companies such as Huber and Dufour in the early to mid-19th century. In terms of the illustration, without reference to the captioned lines from the psalm, they are as much a Pantheistic celebration as a biblical religious statement. The few religious figures such as the angels actually serve to enliven things. Light wear to the moire cloth cover. Soiling on the endpapers and the title. The panorama itself is quite clean. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Programme of the fourth session of the International Statistical Congress : to be held in London July 16th, 1860 ... [bound with] Report of the proceedings of the fourth session of the International Statistical Congress, held in London July 16th, 1860

      London : Printed by G.E. Eyre and W. Spottiswoode, for H.M. Stationery Office, 1860-61, 1860. 1st Edition in this form. Description: 2v. In 1, (xii, 217, xix, 548p. ), tables (some folding) ; 31cm. Subjects: Statistics - Congresses. Finely bound in the original blind-tooled, aniline calf over bevelled boards; rebound with a matching leather spine. Gilt-blocked leather label to spine. Gilt-crossed raised bands. Marbled endpapers. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Further scans, images etc. and additional bibliographical material available on request.

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        Die Cultur der Renaissance in Italien

      Basel: Schweighauser Verlag,, 1860. Octavo (221 x 136 mm). Contemporary brown half morocco, raised bands to spine, titles to spine gilt, brown pebble grained boards, green endpapers. Spine sunned, extremities lightly rubbed and a touch bumped, minor wear to corners, paper of front board slightly chipped along side, inner hinges partly cracked but still firm. A very good copy. First edition. Written by Burckhardt (1818-1897) between 1855 and 1858, Die Kultur der Renaissance is a milestone in cultural history. While the author's definition and historical description of the Renaissance have been rightfully questioned, "no criticism can detract from the powerful spell which Burckhardt's book has exercised upon such widely different writers as Ruskin, Nietzsche and Gobineau, as well as upon innumerable lovers of the most magnificent period of European history" (PMM, p. 211). Loosely inserted is a newspaper clipping from the Neue Zürcher Zeitung, 11 September 1960, of an article on the book, written by the Swiss historian and Burckhardt biographer Werner Kaegi to commemorate the centenary of the publication date.

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        "The Eagle's Nest" in the Valley of Sixth; a summer home among the Alps: together with some excursions among the great glaciers.

      London, Longman, Green, Longman, and Roberts, 1860,. in-8°, XVIII + 1 leaf (directions for the binder), with a large floral engraving to the dedication + 387 p. (+ 1) + 1 leaf + 12 tinted litho plates (by Hanhart) + 2 fold. maps, Ex Libris 'M. Charpentier' full contemporary green morocco, spine with five raised bands, title gilt on spine, all edges gilt. Fine copy.. First edition, rare. Complete with 12 lithographic plates after Mrs. Wills & some photogr. by the author. The second edition was published the same year, shortly after this first edition. It is also the second work by one of the champions of early British "mountain top tourism". Wills's ascent of the Wetterhorn and of the Monte Rosa ushered in the 'Golden Age' of mountaineering. ("Hochtouristik")."So wurden durch diese Schriften (von Hudson, Kennedy, Hinchliff, und Wills 1. Buch "Wanderings among the High Alps"), wie auch durch ein zweites Buch von Wills "The Eagle's nest ..." (1860), in den Alpen manch neue Freunde gewonnen" (Lehner).The lithographic plates show: 1) Plateau des fonds and the Eagle's Nest / 2) Cascade of the "Nant Dant" / 3) Pic de Tinneverges / 4) Fer a Cheval / 5) Sixth and the Gieta / 6) Pointe de Salles / 7) Buet looking toward (view from E.N.) / 8) Idem, looking down de Valley from the E.N. / 9) Aiguilles Rouges / 10) from the bridge above the cascade Berard (looking up the stream) / 11) View from Champery /12) Monte Rosa. L'edition originale rare. Recits de courses dans la vallee du Haut-Giffre, au Mont-Blanc et au Mont-Rose. Cet ouvrage raconte egalement les peripeties de la construction du 'Nid d'Aigle' dans le cirque des Fonds. Bel exemplare dans une reliure en maroquin vert d'epoque.Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. Lehner 342 und 350.; Perret 4584; Neate W93.

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        Monographie des genres Galatea et Fischeria.

      Paris, Tinterlin, 1860. Folio (355 x 265mm). pp. 48, with 10 (7 handcoloured) lithographic plates. Recent red half morocco, gilt-lettered spine. A beautifully produced monograph, the fine plates were drawn and lithographed by E. Levasseur (one plate by F. Willy). The section on the 'genre Galatea' was written by Paul Fischer.//Caprotti, l'Illustrazione Malacologica p. 173.

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        Essai d'une classification de la famille des Cérambycides et matériaux pour servir à une monographie de cette famille.

      Paris, chez l' auteur, 1860. Royal-8vo (275 x 180mm). pp. xvi, 396, with 3 engraved plates. Publisher's printed wrappers (spine splitting). James Thomson (1828-1897) was an American by birth who lived in France most of his life. He wrote a number of papers on Coleoptera and formed a large collection which was sold to René Oberthür. An unopened copy.//Horn-Schenkling 22082.

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        Miniatur - Album von Berlin und Potsdam in zwanzig Original - Ansichten.

      Berlin, Schroeder, um 1860.. Titelblatt und 20 Ansichten in getönter Lithographie, qu.- kl. 8°, Pappkassette mit Verwendung der Or.- Broschur. Kiewitz 1295 - 1306: Ernst, Tempeltey, J. , Nr. 2 - 13. - Die Tafeln, alle sehr gut erhalten, liegen lose in der Or.- Broschur. Sie zeigen ( alle im Bildformat 8,2 x 11,3) Gesamtans., Brandenb. Tor, Denkmal Friedrich II, Gendarmenmarkt, Neue Museum, Neue Wache, Opernhaus, Palais des Prinzen von Preussen, Schloß ( 2x), Charlottenburger Schloß, Mausoleum in Charlottenburg und 8 Ansichten von Potsdam. Die Ansichten sind alle montiert.

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        vom Kreuzberg aus, "Berlin".

      . altkol. Lithographie b. C. Martin sen. Berlin, um 1860, 25,8 x 37. Nicht bei Kiewitz; Ernst, Berlin in der Druckgraphik, Bd. 2, Gesamtansichten, Nr. 15.. - Schöner Blick vom Kreuzberg her, links das Monument auf dem Kreuzberg.

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        BARCLAY'S UNIVERSAL ENGLISH DICTIONARY,NEWLY REVISED BY HENRY W DEWHURST

      London George Virtue [1860], 1860Engraved frontispiece,title page vignette,4portraits 54 county maps & plans by Thomas Moule and 3 additional plates Quarto xxxiii.l-960pp. Full contemporary calf with marbled endpapers.

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        MASQUES ET BOUFFONS (COMÈDIE ITALIENNE) Texte et Dessins par Maurice Sand gravures par A. Manceau. Paris, Michel Lévy Freres, 1860.

      - 2 voll. Bella ril. originale coeva in mz. vitello, titolo, decorazioni in oro al dorso con nervature, tagli in oro, cm 27x18, Vol. I: pp VIII, 356, 4 nn, 25 incisioni su acciaio; Vol. II: pp 384, 25 incisioni su acciaio. Firma tagliata su entrambi i volumi alla pagina precedente il front., lievi fioriture. Prima edizione. Ottimo esemplare. Carteret II, 321; Colas 2638. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Original pencil sketch by the French artist Paul Jean Flandrin (1811-1902)

      [n.d., but ca. 1860]. Ca. 310 x 225 mm. Ambroise is depicted seated at the piano, an owl perched on top of the instrument, a snake and turtle behind the composer. Signed by the artist at lower right in ink. & & Some light foxing and wear; small hole to upper right quadrant not affecting drawing. & & On wove paper. . "After years of neglect, Thomas’ work has seen a considerable revival in the last two decades of the 20th century, with major performances, at least of Mignon and Hamlet, being mounted in France, Great Britain and the USA. In the context of French opera of the late 19th century Thomas was a figure of considerable importance, an imaginative innovator and a master of musical characterization." Richard Langham Smith in Grove online

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        Telegrammentwurf mit eigenh. Namenszug in der Eingangszeile.

      Wien, 21. XI. 1860. - ¾ S. auf Doppelblatt. 8vo. Mit eh. Adresse. An das k. k. Telegraphenamt in der Burg. "L'Archiduchesse Charlotte d'Autriche" sendet der Gattin des preußischen Prinzen Friedrich Wilhelm Glückwünsche zum 20. Geburtstag. - Mit zwei kleinen Ausschnitten am oberen Rand durch Siegelbruch (dieses tls. erhalten).

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        Album contenant 30 portraits de format "Carte de visite" de Personnalit?s / FINE COLLECTION OF 30 CARTE-DE-VISITE PORTRAITS INCLUDING ONE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN.

      1860, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good ConditionSize: 150mm x 114mm, FINE COLLECTION OF 30 CARTE-DE-VISITE PORTRAITS INCLUDING ONE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN. Album with 30 Carte-de-Visite portraits of celebrities (writers, painters, composers, artists, politicians): Abraham Lincoln, Alexandre Dumas p?re, Victor Hugo, Eug?ne Delacroix, Franz Liszt, Giuseppe Garibaldi, and others. Most are from Paris: Nadar, Carjat, Disd?ri, Reutlinger, Petit, ca. 1860. In-8 (150 x 114 mm). Album of 15 sheets(leaves), each with two portraits. All edges gilted, clasps in brass. Beautiful album of CDV with the portraits of the following famous characters: F?lix Nadar (portrait by himself, in a hot-air balloon); Gustave Dor? (by Pierre Petit); Gustave Courbet (2, by Reutlinger and Leg?); Gioacchino Rossini (by Erwin fr?res); Josef Meyerbeer (by Nadar); Victor Hugo (4, by Petit, Carjat, Badi? and nameless one representing the writer and his grandchildren); Eug?ne Delacroix (by Carjat); Hector Berlioz (by Reutlinger); Jacques Offenbach (2, by Reutlinger and Nadar); Franz Liszt (by Reutlinger); Th?ophile Gautier (by Nadar); George Sand (2, by Nadar); Giuseppe Verdi (2, by Reutlinger and Thi?bault); Giuseppe Garibaldi (2, of which one with N?laton next to Garibaldi with a wound in the foot arisen on August 28th, 1862 to Aspromonte); Alexandre Dumas p?re (3, by Duron, Liebert, Nadar); Abraham Lincoln (by J. Henry, Gen?ve); Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres (2, by Carjat, Disd?ri); Jules Verne (Nadar); Charles-Fran?ois Gounod (Hanfstaengl). / [PHOTOGRAPHIE] -- Album contenant 30 portraits de format "Carte de visite" de personnalit?s (?crivains, peintres, compositeurs, artistes, hommes politiques) dont Abraham Lincoln, Alexandre Dumas p?re, Victor Hugo, Eug?ne Delacroix, Franz Liszt, Giuseppe Garibaldi, et d'autres. Pour la plupart Paris: Nadar, Carjat, Disd?ri, Reutlinger, Petit, ca. 1860. // In-8 (150 x 114 mm). Album de 15 feuilles, chacune avec deux portraits. chagrin rouge de l'?poque, plats orn?s ? froid, tranches dor?es, fermoirs en laiton (petites ?raflures). BEL ALBUM de cartes de visite, avec les portraits des personnages c?l?bres suivants: F?lix Nadar (portrait par lui-m?me, dans une montgolfi?re); Gustave Dor? (par Pierre Petit); Gustave Courbet (2, par Reutlinger et Leg?); Gioacchino Rossini (par Erwin fr?res); Josef Meyerbeer (par Nadar); Victor Hugo (4, par Petit, Carjat, Badi? et un sans nom figurant l'?crivain et ses petits-enfants); Eug?ne Delacroix (par Carjat); Hector Berlioz (par Reutlinger); Jacques Offenbach (2, par Reutlinger et Nadar); Franz Liszt (par Reutlinger); Th?ophile Gautier (par Nadar); George Sand (2, par Nadar); Giuseppe Verdi (2, par Reutlinger et Thi?bault); Giuseppe Garibaldi (2, dont une avec N?laton ? c?t? de Garibaldi avec une blessure au pied survenue le 28 ao?t 1862 ? Aspromonte); Alexandre Dumas p?re (3, par Duron, Liebert, Nadar); Abraham Lincoln (par J. Henry, Gen?ve); Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres (2, par Carjat, Disd?ri); Jules Verne (Nadar); Charles-Fran?ois Gounod (Hanfstaengl). BEAU DOCUMENT HISTORIQUE. Photos disponibles sur demande, Livre

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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.

      John Murray, 1860, Half Leather, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Second EditionSize: 12,5cm x 19cm, Second edition, second issue (there are only a few known copies of the first issue with the title page dated 1859), with the 1860 date and "Fifth Thousand" on title page. Corrections have been made to "Speceies" on p. 20, and "Linnean" is spelled correctly on the title page. One of only 3,000 copies printed in the second edition, on January 7th 1860, after the first edition of 1,250 copies was sold on the day of publication, November 24th 1859. The second and subsequent editions also sold out very quickly. Octavo in twelves. ix, [1, "Instructions to Binder"], 502 pages. Bound without the half-title page. Folding lithographed diagram by William West, indicating Darwin's views of possible sequences of evolution, facing p. 117. Modern three-quarter green crushed morocco over green cloth, gilt decorative rules to covers, spine in six compartments with five raised bands and decorated and lettered in gilt. Paper slightly browned with light foxing on title and preliminary and terminal leaves, occasional light foxing and marginal soiling to sheets. A few marginal pencil marks. Overall, an excellent copy, in a handsome and appropriate binding. One of the most influential scientific works of the nineteenth century, On the Origin of Species was (and still is) one of the most controversial. In it, "Darwin not only drew an entirely new picture of the workings of organic nature; he revolutionized our methods of thinking and our outlook on the natural order of things. The recognition that constant change is the order of the universe had been finally established and a vast step forward in the uniformity of nature had been taken" (Printing and the Mind of Man). Dibner 199 ("the most important single work in science"). Freeman 373 ("the most important biological book ever written"). Garrison and Morton 220. Grolier, 100 English, 96. Grolier/Horblit 23b ("the most influential scientific work of the nineteenth century"). Heirs of Hippocrates 1724. Printing and the Mind of Man 344b [describing the first edition of 1859]. Photos available upon request, Livre

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        "Panorama" (Deckeltitel). Das Wittelsbacher Land um Aichach und Schrobenhausen als Panorama-Landschaft. Leporello, aus 9 Teilen zusammengesetzt und auf Leinwand aufgezogen, im unteren Rand mit Bezeichnung der Orte.

      . Gouache-Malerei auf Papier, um 1860, 31,5 x 428 cm (in Leder-Mappe d. Zt.).. Prachtvolle, detailreiches Unikat der heute noch als "Wittelsbacher Land" bezeichneten idyllischen Gegend um Aichach, dem Stammland der Familie und Gebiet der mittelalterlichen Grafschaft Wittelsbach. Über vier Meter lang reicht es von Mangelsdorf mit dem herzoglichen Keller über Oberwittelsbach, die Märkte Kühbach, Inchenhofen mit seiner Wallfahrtskirche, sowie die Stadt Schrobenhausen bis nach Gachenbach. - Qualitätvolle Arbeit, vermutlich eines professionellen Landschaftsmalers, präzise im Vorder- wie im Mittelgrund, souverän in der Anwendung der Luftperspektive der meist weit ins Hinterland reichenden Aussichten. Der abwechslungsreich gestaltete Landschaftsverlauf wird durch die Wolkenformationen betont, heiteres Weiß-Blau in der Mitte, am linken Rand bedeckt mit Regenschauern, rechts dicke Kumuluswolken. - Leinwand an den Rändern etwas ausgefranst, unterer Rand mit der Legende vereinzelt fleckig.

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        Curry & Rice,' On Forty Plates; Or, The Ingredients Of Social Life At 'Our Station' In India.

      London: Day & Son, [c1860?]. - folio. [ff. 44]. 40 tinted lithographed plates (incl. additional title). original blind & gilt-stamped decorative cloth, all edges gilt, rebacked with spine mouned. Third Edition. cfAbbey, Travel, 487. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Curry & Rice, on Forty Plates; or, The Ingredients of Social Life at Our Station in India.

      London: Published by Day & Son, Lithographers to the Queen. Third Edition; undated, ca. 1860. - 8 1/4 in. x 11 3/4 in., lithographic titlepage, printed titlepage, Dedication, Verses, Preface, List of Subjects (the 40 plates, including the lithographic titlepage). Illustrated with 39 full page, tinted lithographic plates and the lithographic titlepage. The plates: 19. Our Coffee-Shop, 22. Our Moonshee, show small tears, chipping to the margins; the plate: 20. Our Bath is placed behind 28. Our Agriculturist, and shows chipping to the margin, and most of the lower margin with the titling has been chipped off. Various degrees of scattered tan spotting to the plates, some wear to plate margins. Light brown cloth spine & covers with (Digby & Wyatt) designs stamped in gold & in blind. The binding shows restoration with the original spine laid down, later endpapers, flyleaves. Weight: 3 1/2 lbs. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Curry & Rice" on Forty Plates;

      London: Day & Son,, c.1860. or, The Ingredients of Social Life at "Our Station" in India. Quarto (282 × 199 mm) Contemporary half burgundy pebble-grained morocco on dun pebbled-grained cloth, title direct to the spine which is gilt in compartments with double fillet panels, arabesque foliate corner-pieces framing floral central tools, double gilt rules to spine and corner edges, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers. With two tint lithograph "vignette title" and 39 similar plates. A little rubbed, spine a touch sunned, some spotting on the boards, occasional, largely marginal, foxing, an attractive copy. Third edition, believed to be two years after the first. Classic images of the Raj by an officer of the Bengal Engineers. "This famous and often reprinted work provides an entertaining glimpse at the life of an English officer in words and pictures. among the numerous plates depicting British life in India are excellent, tinted illustrations of tiger shooting and pig sticking with accompanying text descriptions" (Czech).

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        MEMOIRES DE JACQUES CASANOVA DE SEINGALT ECRITS PAR LUI MEME / EDITION ORIGINALE LA SEULE COMPLETE / EN 6 TOMES / TOMES 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 5 + 6.

      J.ROZEZ 1860 - R240078769: 447 + 464 + 452 + 464 + 423 + 427 pages - coins frottés - plats salis - rares rousseurs sans réelle conséquence sur la lecture - dos manquant et plats désolidarisés sur le tome 1 - coiffes abîmées et accroc sur le dos du tome 2 - dos manquant sur les tomes 3, 4, 5 et 6 - 3 photos disponibles - ouvrages désolidarisés. Vendu en l'état - Exemplaire de travail. In-12 Broché. Etat passable. Plats abîmés. Dos abîmé. Quelques rousseurs Classification Dewey : 848-Ecrits divers, citations, journaux intimes, souvenirs, mémoires [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        THE WORKS

      London. Chapman and Hall. no date circa 1860 - 18 volumes containing 32 titles, HANDSOMELY LEATHER BOUND IN PERIOD HALF DARK BLUE CALF GILT WITH RED LEATHER LETTERING LABELS and marbled boards, octavo 6 1/2 x 4 1/2 inches. A pretty set of Carlyle. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        THE NEW GAME OF SNIP, SNAP, SNORUM (Box Title)

      circa 1860 - 1870 - Deck of 20 illustrated playing cards, 3 5/8 x 2 9/16 inches, hand-colored, with 2 card with printed game instructions. All housed in the original box with color printed label on the lid. A few cards have light soiling or foxing as does the blank paper of the box. Near fine. The game or Snip, Snap, Snorum has its roots in the late 18th century and was popular throughout the 19th century. It is basically a stops game in which cards are played in ascending sequence in suit. This version has five suits, each containing four cards. Of these, two suits depict stereotyped images of blacks with ridiculous names that verge on racist.

      [Bookseller: Andrew Cahan: Bookseller, Ltd., ABAA]
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        Transactions of the National Association for the Promotion of Social Science

      1875 1860 - A collection of the annual publication from the meetingsof the National Association of the Promotion of Social Sciences from 1859 - 1875 excluding 1873-1874. With tables throughout, including some fold-out tables and photographs to 1875 volume. In sixteen volumes. With two volumes for 1860, one volume beingTrades' Societies and Strikes. Report of the Committee on Trades Societies, appointed by theNational Association for the Promotion of Social Science, Presented at the Fourth Annual Meeting 1860. With one volume edited by Charles Wager Ryalls, four edited byEdwin Pears, one edited byAndrew Edgar and nine edited by George Woodyatt Hastings. George Woodyatt Hastings (1825- 1917) was an English Liberal politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1880 to 1892. Sir Edwin Pears (1835 - 27, 1919) was a British barrister, publicist, and historian. Meetings were held at a different location each year including, York, Sheffield, Manchester, Belfast, Birmingham, Brighton, Plymouth and Davenport, Leeds, Newcastle upon Tyne, Bristol, Edinburgh, London and Glasgow. Social science is the field of study concerned with society and human behaviours. 'Social science' is commonly used as an umbrella term to refer to a plurality of fields outside of the natural sciences. These include: anthropology, archaeology, criminology, economics, history, linguistics, communication, political science and international relations, sociology, geography, law, and psychology. The term may however be used in the specific context of referring to the original science of society established in 19th century sociology. With previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown to twelve volumes. With an errata slip bound in to 1861 volume between pages 172 and 173. Condition: In half morocco bindings with cloth covered boards. Externally, sound but with wear to extremities and with the odd stain and mark to boards. With one hinge strained, six slightly strained. Internally, firmly bound. Bright but with odd scattered spotting, more pronounced to first and last few pages, slight offsetting to some pages and from bindings to endpapers and occasional marks to pages. With institutional label to rear pastedown to all volumes. Overall: VERY GOOD [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        THE RAIL CANDIDATE.

      New York: Currier & Ives, 1860. - Lithograph, 13 1/2 x 18 inches. Moderate age-toning, foxing, and soiling. Moderate browning in margins. Small closed tears and chips in margins, one moderate-size closed tear in left margin. A fair copy. A lithograph political cartoon published by Currier & Ives commenting upon the anti- slavery plank of the 1860 Republican platform. Abraham Lincoln is shown being carried uncomfortably in the middle of a split wooden rail, an allusion to both the platform and to Lincoln's backwood's origins. Supporting the left end of the rail is a black man in simple working clothes who states, "Dis Nigger strong and willin' but its awful hard work to carry Old Massa Abe on nothing but dis ere rail!!" Holding the right end of the rail is well-dressed newspaper editor and strong Lincoln supporter Horace Greeley (identified by a copy of his NEW YORK TRIBUNE in his coat pocket). Greeley tells Lincoln, "We can prove that you have split rails & that will ensure your election to the Presidency." Lincoln replies, "It is true I have split rails, but I begin to feel as if this rail would split me, it's the hardest stick I ever straddled." A finely drawn and insightful political cartoon from the 1860 election. REILLY, AMERICAN POLITICAL PRINTS, 1860-31. WEITENKAMPF, POLITICAL CARICATURE IN THE UNITED STATES, p.123. GALE, CURRIER & IVES: A CATALOGUE RAISONNÉ 5478.

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        GA aus der Vogelschau, "Bruxelles. Vue prive au desus de la Stadion du Chemin de fer d'Anvers".

      . Lithographie mit Tonplatte n. u. v. Noury ( Dessine par Guesdon ) b. Hauser, A. in Paris, um 1860, 29 x 45. Sehr seltene Ansicht. Über der Ansicht: "Voyage Aerien dans les Pays-Bas".

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        DAILY JOURNAL, VOL. II [MANUSCRIPT DIARY OF CHARLES S. PARKER]

      [Woburn, Ma. and elsewhere]. 1860-1864, and sporadically later.. 325pp. Quarto. Original three-quarter calf and marbled boards, paper label. Boards nearly detached and scuffed. Some leaves loose. Extra- illustrated with many clippings. In a cloth clamshell case, leather label. Charles Symmes Parker (1839-1928) was a printer and newspaper editor for over fifty years. Before the Civil War, when most of the diary was written, he worked as a printer in Woburn, Massachusetts, purchasing into his first paper in 1861 at the tender age of twenty-one. He writes on March 26, 1861: "Last Saturday morning I was greatly surprised at receiving an offer from Messrs. Hastings & Parker of an interest in the BUDGET concern, and after consideration and advice have concluded to accept, buying out a third of the concern, valued at six hundred dollars...I had no thought of such a thing as going into business, not feeling satisfied that my experience and age would warrant such a step, but this offer appears so advantageous I have ventured to accept it." Parker discusses the printing and newspaper business in various scattered passages. In June of 1861 he writes of the effect of the Civil War on business: "I went to Boston on Saturday to make arrangements for some printing for George Guild. Business in the city is very dull indeed, and the only place I visited which looked like prosperity was J.E. Farnell's printing office, he having secured the city printing." And later, in July: "There is little or no work to be done, but I suppose we get our fair share of what there is doing." And in August: "Since the disaster at Bull Run, business has sunk still lower, until now it is discouraging even to look forward. The prospect is dark enough." The diary spans June 1860 through September 1862, and then sporadically covers time between 1864 and 1923. Along with a series of rich familial details, the diary features extremely detailed commentary on local politics and the heated 1860 presidential election by a Lincoln supporter. Parker had the opportunity to meet Lincoln's opponent, Stephen Douglas, and described him at length on August 19, 1860: "His face looks as though he has been on a 'bender' for a month. It bears unmistakable evidence that he loves the bottle." In 1904, on his sixty-fifth birthday, Parker seems to have picked the volume up to retrospectively record the events of his life and times. He writes on April 11, 1904: "This is my 65th birthday and consequently this old book, intended to be a daily record of personal matters, has been neglected for nearly 38 years." In 1874, Parker purchased the ARLINGTON ADVOCATE, which he edited and operated for the next fifty years. For the centennial celebration of Arlington, in 1907, he wrote and published a history of the town. He lived not only through the Civil War and Lincoln's assassination, but through World War I and all points in between. With regard to the effect of the Great War on the newspaper business, he writes: "The World War into which the United States entered in 1917, made great changes in business methods of every sort, especially in the ranks of the employed. My foreman was one of the first to be called to service. The filling of this place tried my nerve. I finally secured a Mrs. Lum[?], who proved better than any man previously tried" (p.287). Parker lists the people of note whom he has had the good fortune to meet, among them many notable newspapermen, including Horace Greeley, James Gordon Bennett, and William Cullen Bryant; the aforementioned Stephen Douglas; and President Rutherford B. Hayes, with whom he spoke at length about the evils of drink. With many clippings and extra biographical information inserted. A topical index has been added by Parker at the front of the text. Parker wrote very detailed prose in a highly legible hand. A fascinating autobiographical chronicle.

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        Framley Parsonage

      Smith Elder and Co, London.: Cornhill Magazine, 1860 Extracted from the Cornhill Magazine, January 1860 to February 1861, and bound as 1 vol complete. In half contemporary calf with red marbled boards, some blind tooling, corners and edges lightly rubbed. Spine, raised bands, attractive decorative gilt tooling, titles in gilt to calf label, edges brushed. Internally, lime green endpapers, 6 pls (B&W), 1-25, [1], 151-174,[1], [1], 297-321, [1], [1], 450-474, [1], 514-536, [1], 692-715, 34-58, [1], 130-154, 289-312, [1], 462-486, [1], 518-542, [1], 650-673, 48-71, [1], [1], 130-153, 342-366, 473-496 pp. Complete. This is the initial serialization of Trollope's first successful novel. (Allibone 2455). Trollope created what has become one of the most beloved literary chronicles of English country life in the Chronicles of Barsetshire series. Framley Parsonage, the entertaining fourth novel in the series, follows the financial travails of a young vicar, the romantic entanglements of a pair of star-crossed lovers, and various other social skirmishes and conflicts in and around the seemingly sleepy village of Framley.

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        Miniatur Album von Hamburg.

      Hamburg, Gassmann. um 1860.. lithogr. Titel u. 20 getönt. Lithographien mit Ansichten von Hamburg. qu.- 8°, Or.- GLwd. ( Rücken geklebt ) bestoßen ).. Salamon, Anmut des Nordens, S. 195. - Seltenes Album von Hamburg mit 20 Ansichten von und nach W. Heuer ( jeweils im Format 7,5 x 11,3 cm ) und umgeben von einer lithogr. Bordüre. Die Ansichten zeigen u.a. Alsterdamm, Blankenese, Börse, Hafen, Jungfernstieg, St. Pauli, Uhlenhorst usw. - Durchgehend wasserrandig. Kurztitel: HaM.

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        The Mill on the Floss

      William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh and London 1860 - Three volumes. 8vo. [205 x 125 x 95 mm]. vi, [ii], 361, [3] pp; vi, [ii], 319 pp; vi, [ii], 313, [1], 15, [1] pp. Bound in the original brown cloth, the covers blocked in blind, the spines lettered and blocked in gilt, pale yellow endleaves, untrimmed edges. (Vol.3 resewn and recased, traces of a label removed from the head of the front covers, a few minor spots or marks to cloth). With the half titles and advertisement leaf at the end of vol.1 and 16 pp of advertisement leaves at the end of vol.3 (both early issues citing the "Seventh Edition" of Adam Bede). A few spots or patches of light browning but a very good copy. With the ink signature "Page" on front pastedowns. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        The History ofEngland From the Ascension of James the Second

      77 - London - Longmans, Green and Co.8.5 by 5.5, xxxvi, 685; xiii, 686; xiii, 744; xii, 829; vii, 398pp, 1860 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A bright, uniform set of The History of England and Macaulay's Miscellaneous Writings. Bound in half leather and marbled paper-covered boards, with gilt lettering and spine decoration. Volume V of The History of England is 'Edited by his Sister, Lady Trevelyan'. There is a 'Bound by Mudie' ink stamp on thefront free-endpaper of each volume. There is a nameplate for Reginald Brett on the front pastedown of each volume. Thomas Babington Macaulay, 1st Baron Macaulay, PC, 1800 1859, was a British poet, historian and Whig politician and one of the two Members of Parliament for Edinburgh. He wrote extensively as an essayist and reviewer, and on British history. Macaulays life was extensive, with careers in the legal profession, in politics, especially India, in literature and in history. The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography describes him as a sensitive man, who hid a distaste of politics behind a touchy independence, whose impact was most felt on issues like Indian administration and copyright laws where his specialist knowledge helped sway votes. His ministerial work bored him. Macaulay was a literary man at the core, preferring drama and epic poetry to the banal of the everyday. He was never happier than in his study engaging in a dialogue with his favourite authors. Reginald Baliol Brett, 2nd Viscount Esher, GCVO, KCB, PC, DL, 1852 1930, was a historian and Liberal politician in the United Kingdom. Behind the scenes, he influenced many pre-World War I reforms carried out by Campbell-Bannerman and Asquith. Brett was offered many public offices, including the Viceroyalty of India and the Secretaryship for War, but declined. As a historian, Lord Esher, amongst others, published works on King Edward VII and Lord Kitchener. Condition: The bindings are tight and firm. There is some mild wear to the extremities, including some mild bumping and rubbing. Internally the pages are generally clean and bright, with the very occasional spot, most prominent on the first and last few pages. Overall the condition is very good..

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        DESCRIPCION E HISTORIA DE LA VILLA DE VILLANUEVA Y GELTRU

      Imprenta y Libreria de Leandro Creus - Villanueva y Geltru. Imprenta y Libreria de Leandro Creus. 1860. 22X15. Holandesa con puntas. 282Pág+3h+4 bellas láminas (2 mapas). Raríssima monografía de Villanueva y Geltru conteniendo desde su fundación, descripción, población, fiestas anuales, etc. motas de oxido. Difícil en comercio. Ref 9.3 Biblioteca A. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        LETTER OF THE SECRETARY OF WAR, TRANSMITTING THE REPORT OF MR. BEALE RELATING TO THE CONSTRUCTION OF A WAGON ROAD FROM FORT SMITH TO THE COLORADO RIVER

      Government Printing Office, 1860., 1860. First edition. 8vo. Binder, 91 pp. plus folding map bound-in at the end. In 1857, Lieutenant Edward F. Beale was assigned the job of building a wagon road across New Mexico and Arizona near the 35th parallel. The Beale Road was one of two important historical immigrant routes to California. Wagner/Camp 350 says "The document begins with Beale's journal of the journey from Fort Smith to Albuquerque, thence to the Colorado River, and the return to North Fork Town on the Canadian River. It also includes F. E. Engel's diary of the march from the Colorado River to Albuquerque. Pages 76-91 consist of a detailed tabular itinerary of the route from Fort Smith to the Colorado River." The folded map in the rear shows the route of E. F. Beale from Fort Smith, Arkansas to Albuquerque, New Mexico 1858-9. An old water stain affects the top and bottom corners of every page with the folded map having no water stain at all, else a very good copy housed in a cloth binder with titles stamped on the spine.

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        LÖBAU/ Sachsen: Gesamtansicht von der Morgenseite gesehen; um 1860, Lithographie, dekorativ koloriert 52x71 cm, selten, vom Fachmann unsichtbar angerändert

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        Album widoków Krakowa i jego okolic (Album von Krakau und seiner Umgebung)

      Krakow, M. Salba, (1860).. Mit lithogr. Titel mit 4 Vignetten, 24 (teils mehrfarb.) getönte lithograph. Tafeln von Salba nach Walter. OLwd. 24,5 x 31 cm. Die schönen Tafeln jeweils mit aufgeklebter einzeiliger deutscher Legende. Kaum fleckig. Vorderes Vorsatzblatt und Titel lose, Einband berieben und bestoßen, Rücken schadhaft.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Turszynski]
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