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        The English Cricketers Trip to Canada and The United States

      F. Lillywhite 1860 - First edition of the first ever cricket tour book. Fred Lillywhite accompanied the team of professional cricketers on their tour of North America in 1859 and scorer and umpire. This is a lively, light-hearted account of the tour with much on the social side and Lillywhite's impressions of the country. Illustrated with numerous full-page engravings. Small 8vo. 79pp with 24 plates and fold-out map. Original black cloth boards with gilt titles to front cover. Illustration of George Parr pasted to front pastedown and signature of The Earl of Belmore to flyleaf. Hinge weak in places and scattered foxing throughout. A good copy of a scarce cricket classic. Paddock 4893. From our extensive stock of cricket books and publications. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Imperial Family Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments, According to the Most Approved Copies of the Authorized Version. With Many Thousand Critical, Explanatory, and Practical Notes; also References, Readings, Chronological Tables, and Indexes. Illustrated by a Choice Series of Historical Designs, and Authentic Views of Important Bible Localities

      London: Blackie and Son, 1860. Hardcover. Near Fine. frontises, engraved 2nd title-pages, steel engraved plates, [6], xxiii, [1], 1367, [1]p. Ornate gilt-stamping and five raised bands on the full leather binding. 37cm. Modest cover scuffing. Scattered foxing, mostly on the tissue guards and plates. All edges gilt. Family register unused. Handsome mid-19th century printing of the King James Version of the Bible.

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        Atlas zur Bildenden Gartenkunst in Ihren Modernen Formen.

      Leipzig: J. L. Schrag’s Verlag (A. G. Hoffman), 1860. Folio, printed title-page, 17 hand-colored plates, including the final plate being a hand-colored fold-out plate measuring 44 1/2 x 34” comprised of four sheets. Half brown cloth and gray paper boards with title printed to upper board in black. Boards are chipped at edges, frayed slightly at head and tail of backstrip and somewhat age-toned, some scattered foxing—none affecting plates—a very good set of the plates. Bookplate of “A:Lanna” to first pastedown. “Cheap Edition,” very scarce. The atlas of Rudolph Siebeck’s hand-colored landscape designs. Siebeck (1812-1878), was a German-Austrian horticulturist and landscape designer. He worked with Carl Alexander Anselm Baron Hill from 1842 to 1845 in Vienna, and he was the city gardener of Leipzig from 1846 to 1857. His largest work was Stadtpark in Vienna, in addition to Schönbornpark (1862/63), the Esterházypark (1862-1869) and the avenues of the Viennese Ringstrasse (from 1863).

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        A Treatise on the Calculus of Finite Differences

      Cambridge: Macmillan and Co. 1860 - First edition. 8vo. (viii), 248 pp. Publisher's dark green cloth, gilt lettered to the spine, remnants of old paper label to the spine, old ownership inscription to the front free endpaper. Neatly recased, very good overall.

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        A View of Edinburgh down Princess Street from the top of Carlton Hill, towards the Castle.

      ?Edinburgh c. 1860 - Lithograph view of Edinburgh. Dimensions: 370 by 660mm. (14.5 by 26 inches). A beautiful and rare view of Edinburgh, looking down Princes Street from the top of Carlton Hill, towards the Castle. The Old Town is to the left of Princes Street and on the right is the New Town. Most notable are the Scott Monument, The National Gallery (completed 1853), The Royal Academy and Waverly train station.

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        Paroissien romain contenant les Offices de tous les Dimanches et des principales fêtes de l'Année en latin et en français, extrait du Bréviaire et du Missel de Rome. Edition Diamant.

      Paris, Morizot, Libraire-éditeur, s.d., vers 1860, - in-8vo, frontispice photographique + titre en chromolithographie + 635 p. de texte dans des encadrements typographiques + 4 planches gravées par Rouarge d?après Raphael e.a., en noir + 2 planches chromolithogr. par Lemercier à Paris, reliure en véritable ivoire, petit pièce sculptée au centre du premier plat, fermoir manque, tranches dorées. Emboîtage original. L?Approbation date de 29 juillet 1856. L?ouvrage même n?est pas daté, le frontispice est une photographie originale d?après un tableau peint, montée sur papier épais.Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage.

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        Map of the five cities of New York, Brooklyn, Jersey City, Hoboken & Hudson City

      Artist: Dripps M; issued in: New York; date: ca 1860 - - technic: Lithography; - colorit: colored; - condition: Folded, partly restored; - size (in cm): 61 x 71; - description: Map shows the citymap of New York, Brooklyn, Jersey City, Hoboken & Hudson City

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        Historical atlas of the rice plantations of the ACE River Basin--1860

      Published by the South Carolina Dept. of Archives & History for the Archives and History Foundation, Ducks Unlimited, and the Nature Conservancy - Author 188006734X Signed Limited Edition- Signed on the title page by the author- #1130 of 2000, Dust jacket and book have only minor wear, clean, has a good binding, no marks or notations. Feel free to further inquire. Ships from our bookstore in West Columbia, S.C.! [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Eigh. Quittung mit Unterschrift.

      Wien 30 9 1860 - 1 Seite, gr-8. Bestätigung einer Akontozahlung von 100 Gulden österr. Währung für die Überlassung der Partituren der Polka Mazur "Bellona" [op. 94] und des Walzers "Sternschnuppen" [op. 96] an die k. k. Hofkunsthandlung Carl Haslinger. Mit zwei Steuermarken. - Faltspuren, kleine Rand- und Bugschäden, links oben Eckabriss, Rückseite mit Klebestreifen verstärkt. Josef Strauss, der um zwei Jahre jüngere Bruder von Johann Strauß (Sohn) war ursprünglich Ingenieur und Erfinder, bis er in die musikalischen Aktivitäten der Familie hineingezogen wurde und schließlich über 300 Werke schrieb, darunter so bekannte Walzer wie "Sphärenklänge", "Mein Lebenslauf ist Lieb und Lust" und "Dorfschwalben aus Österreich". Carl Haslinger (1816-1868) übernahm 1842 den Musikverlag seines Vaters Tobias, baute ihn weiter aus und war unter anderem für die Strauss-Brüder sowie für Carl Michael Ziehrer als Verleger tätig.

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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 à Cheval / 5) Sixth and the Giétà / 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 Bérard (looking up the stream) / 11) View from Champéry /12) Monte Rosa. L?édition originale rare. Récits de courses dans la vallée du Haut-Giffre, au Mont-Blanc et au Mont-Rose. Cet ouvrage raconte également les péripéties de la construction du ?Nid d?Aigle? dans le cirque des Fonds. Bel exemplare dans une reliure en maroquin vert d?époque.Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. Lehner 342 und 350.; Perret 4584; Neate W93. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Grindelwald.

      Imp. par (J. C.) Ochsner, s.d., um 1860, - 26x42 (vue) / 45x60 cm (la feuille), Original Farblithographie. / Grande vue lithographique originale tirée en couleurs, avec les deux glaciers et un grand Châlet (l?Hôtel) en bas à droite avec les touristes, 1 feuille. Magnifique vue, grand format, légèrement piquée dans les marges. / Sehr schöne originale Farblithographie, wenige Stockflecken vor allem in den weissen Rändern.Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage.

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        The Mill on the Floss.

      Edinburgh: William Blackwood & Sons. 1860 - FIRST EDITION. 3 vols. Half titles. Orig. dark grey-blue fine diamond-grained cloth; elaborate decorated borders in blind within double-ruled borders also in blind, spines lettered in gilt (THE MILL / ON THE / FLOSS [SINGLE RULE] ELIOT / VOL.I. [II./III.]), gilt decorated rules at heads & tails. t.e.g. A v.g. exceptionally well-preserved copy in orig. variant cloth. Sadleir 816a; Wolff 2060. Baker & Ross, A5.1, records that the first edition was printed in three runs producing a total of 6574 copies. Of these, the vast majority were bound immediately in orange-brown cloth, in two variant bindings by Burn and Edmonds & Remnants. This variant blue cloth binding is not recorded in Baker & Ross, but they state that a further 18 copies, not initially bound, were 'boarded' in April 1861. A further 12 copies were recorded in the publisher's ledger as having been 'sewed in stiff covers'. It is likely that one or other of these small groups of copies were bound in this blue cloth. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Les Paysans Badois. Esquisse de moeurs et de coutumes. Texte et dessins par Charles Lallemand.

      Strassburg, Salomon. Libraire, Rue des Serruriers 31 (Typographie de G. Silbermann) / Bade, D.R. Marx, Libraire, s.d. (vers 1860), - gr. in-4to, 4 ff. (faux-titre - titre avec vignette gravée - dédicace -table) + 32 p. avec 13 gravures sur bois in-text + 16 planches gravées sur bois et coloriées à la main + 1 carte (de la Forêt Noire), reliure en toile originale, les plats avec un décor à froid et devant orné or (titre et armoiries), tranches dorées. Bel exemplaire. Première édition, compet de ses 16 planches en couleurs.Erste Ausgabe. 4 Bl. + 32 S. + 16 altkolorierte Holzstichtafeln + 1 lithographierte Karte, sowie 13 Textholzstiche.Mit Trachtentafeln aus Hanau (2x), Schutterwald, Petersthal, (2x), Rippoldsau, (3x), Schapbach, d?Alpirsbach (2x), Gutach, Simonswald (2x), Hauenstein (2x). Blindgeprägter Leinenband der Zeit mit Goldprägung (Titel und Wappen). Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. Colas 1743; Lipperheide 750. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Liber Amicorum. Freundschafts-Album.

      Zürich und Umgebung, 1857-1860. - Quer-4°. Blindgeprägtes braunes Lederalbum mit Deckeltitel und Initialen (C.M. 1857) auf Hinterdeckel. Album von Constance Morf? Mit Einträgen von Maria Abegg, Ida Bossard, Mary O. Escher, Mathilda Füssli, Marie Haag, Ruth Hennemann, Marie Hornung, Emma Imhoof, Robert Imhoof, S. Imhoof-Hotze, N. Jackson, Friedrich Krause, Albert Kündig, E. Kündig, Julie Lysi, N. v. May-Escher, Nanny Meier, Carl Meyer, J. Meyer-Villa, Anna Meyer-Zeller, Anna Locher, Constance Morf, Georg Morf, Gustav Morf, Olga Morf, Moritz Nüscheler, Gustav Oschwald, Henriette Oschwald, Kathi Tobler, Carl Wiedemann, Félicie d'Ysenburg, Julie Ziegler u.a. - Innendeckel: Gobelin mit Blumenmotiv; kolorierte Aquatinta-Miniaturansichten vom Hotel Bellevue (dem heutigen Haus zum Raben), 2 verschiedene Ansichten Zürich von der Waid aus, Paradeplatz, Uetliberg, grosse Ansicht vom Rheinfall; Bleistiftzeichnungen Stillleben, Tessiner Haus, Lamm-Familie, Friedhof, Mühle, Knabe mit Hase, Bauersfrau mit Obstkorb, Wildkirchli, Landschaften; kolorierte Lithographien «Lausanne de Montbenon», «Les nouveaux bains de Weissenburg», «La porte de Morat»; 2 Aquatinta Ansichten von Heidelberg (Verhas/Hürlimann); Oblaten-Bildchen; Karte «Erinnerung an den Schnecken», das Haus zum Schneggen am Limmatquai; diverse Blumenzeichnungen und getrocknete Blumen. - (Blätter teilweise lose).

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        Album pittoresque - L?Italie - Vues, Monuments, Types. Dessinées et gravées sur acier par les plus habiles artistes.

      Paris, Laplace, Sanchez et Cie, Libraires-éditeurs, (Imp. Ch. Chardon ainé, Paris) s.d. (vers 1860), - in-folio, 40 planches, dont 6 mises en couleurs, tirées sur papier épais avec feuilles neutres intercalées, gravées par Rouargue frères et Impr. par F. Chardon ainé, exemplaire sans rousseurs, reliure en d.-cuir originale (plats en percaline rouge), impression or ?L?Italie Septentrionale et Méridionale? sur le plat devant, dos à cinq nerfs, pièce de titre maroquin rouge. Avec vues gravées de: 1) Florence / 2) Cathédrale de Monza / 3) Nice / 4) Turin / 5) Gènes / 6) Les Barquettes à Gènes (coloriée) / 7) Cathédrale de Milan / 8) Cathédrale de Brescia / 9) Padoue - Place Salone / 10) Venise - Place Saint-Marc / 11) Venise - Grand Canal / 12) Venise - Vue des Jardins / 13) Ancône - Arc de Trajan / 14) Bologne - Tours Penchées / 15) Jeu de la Mora A Bologne (coloriée) / 16) Livourne / 17) Livourne - Place d?Armes / 18) Pise - Place du Dôme / 19) Florence - Place du Grand-Duc / 20) Bouquetières A Florence (coloriée) / 21) Château St. Ange / 22) Sienne - Place du Dôme / 23) Place du Peuple / 24) Forum de Trajan / 25) Le Forum / 26) La Trinité du Mont / 27) St. Pierre / 28) Environs de Rome (costumes -coloriée) / 29) Tivoli / 30) Mont-Cassin / 31) Capoue / 32) Le Corricolo (coloriée) / 33) Naples / 34) Le Vésuve et Portici / 35) Le Vésuve vu du Château St. Elme / 36) Salerne / 37) Pouzzole / 38) Ischia / Messine / 39) Moissonneurs - Environs de Bassano (coloriée) / 40) Cathédrale de Palerme / Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. Bellani -. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Holy Bible According to The Authorized Version; Containing The Old and New Testaments. 2-vol. set (Complete) [INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY CHARLES EDWIN ANSON MARKHAM]

      Wm. S. Orr and Co, London 1860 - Quarto. VIII, 680, 533, [1], VIII, 632, [2], 541, [1]pp. Modern black cloth with gold lettering on spines. Exquisite bookplate from previous owner, the celebrated American poet Edwin Markham. Bookplate inscribed and signed by the poet to Dr. Hampton: "O Vernon B. Hampton, Here is my hand in friendly grasp. Come down the road with me. Your friend, Edwin Markham." Pictorial title page in each volume. Decorative initials. Scarce pictorial Bible exquisitely illustrated with 825 in-text illustrations depicting not only biblical scenes, but also animals and plants of the Bible. With numerous notes by John Kitto, the renown English biblical scholar of Cornish descent. Upper corners of first volume bumped, thus slightly affecting pages throughout. Previous owner's bookplate on inside of front cover of first volume. One page of the list of illustrations to first volume misbound, and placed in second volume. Moderate creasing along fore-edge of very first pages of first volume. Binding and interior in overall good+ condition. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Why be Good Tempered? One page of Manuscript in Thackeray's hand from volume I of his novel "The Newcomes". Signed and dated, May 30, 1860.

      1860 1860 - 21 lines on recto only of single quarto sheet. The Newcomes was published in twenty four numbers, 1853-55. It followed the success of Vanity Fair (1847), which rapidly shot Thackeray to fame, and the subsequent novels Pendennis (1848-50) and Henry Esmond (1852). This manuscript was probably requested by a charitable organisation or written out for a friend. This is a playful page advocating the benefits of being bad tempered: 'Surely a fine furious temper, if accompanied with a certain magnanimity and bravery . is one of the most precious and fortunate gifts with w[hi]c[h] a gentleman, a lady can be endowed . 'The lazy grow tired of contending with him; the timid coax and flatter him; and as almost every one is timid or lazy, a bad tempered man is want to have his own way . She [the bad tempered female] has the place which she likes in the drawing room . if the family are taking their tour in the summer it is she who ordains whether they shall go, and where they shall stop' But God forbid you are a person of mild manners and temper: 'nobody cares whether we are pleased or not. Our wives go to the Milliners, & send us the bill, and we pay it . our sons loll in the arm chair we should like . and smoke in the dining room, our taylors fit us badly; our butchers give us the youngest mutton . and our servants go out whenever they like' PLEASE NOTE: For customers within the UK and the EU, this item is subject to VAT.

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        A Christmas Carol. 14th edn.

      Chapman & Hall. 1860 - Half title, col. front. & 3 other plates by John Leech, text illus., final ad. leaf. Orig. horizontal-grained red cloth, blocked & lettered in gilt; spine v. sl. rubbed at head. Armorial bookplate of Robert Nind Ward. a.e.g. v.g. In the slightly plainer secondary binding, without floral borders. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Sources of the Nile

      James Madden & Co, London 1860 - being a general survey of the basin of that river and of its head-streams with the history of Nilotic discovery. 156 pp, ill. Large folding map in front. Orig pub. blindstamped cloth. LACKS FRONT FREE END PAPER. Wear at spine tips (with slight loss), front hinge weakening. Former owner's bookplate. Few pencil notations on inside rear board. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Vision Of Hell [And] The Vision Of Purgatory And Paradise. New Edition, With Critical And Explanatory Notes, Chronology, And Life Of Dante [Two Volumes, Deluxe, Large Paper Copies In Full Morocco]

      Cassell, Petter & Galpin, London 1860 - Large Paper Copy, Outside Dimensions Are 15 1/4" X 12", With Ample Margins, An Early Printing In Original Bindings. Two Volumes In Finest Publisher's Binding, Matching Full Dark Brown Morocco, All Edges Gilt, Watered Endpapers With Doubleur Paste-Downs With 1" Elaborately Gilt Turn-Ins All Around. Some Wear To Bindings But Newly Refreshed To Even Color, All Original Gilt Still Brilliant. Pages Mostly Fine, A Few Pages With Short Tears, Light Foxing To Frontispieces And Title Pages, Some Tearing And Chipping To Tissue Guard For The "Vision Of Hell". Small Ownership Signature Of "E. A. Hatherton" Dated 1860 In Each Volume; Book Is Otherwise Undated, But Printed Circa 1856-1860. Very Heavy Shipping Weight, Additional Postage Required At Cost. Express Mail Required For International Shipment To Most Destinations, For Insurance Purposes, Probably Well Over $125. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Manuscript on paper entitled "Catalogue des Livres de Mr. Berard."

      Title within fine architectural grey wash frame & engraved port. of the collector inlaid on following leaf. Written in a fine scribal hand in red & black ink. 2 p.l., 351 pp. Large 4to (276 x 210 mm.), cont. half-morocco & marbled boards (some scuffing), spine nicely gilt, t.e.g. [Paris: ca. 1860]. Bérard (1806-73), a practicing architect, was an important member of a group of scholarly amateurs in France who in the 1840s and 1850s began the serious study of historical architecture and design and the comprehensive collecting of primary graphic material in the decorative arts. Bérard's monographs on the ornament prints of François Cuvilliés (1859) and Daniel Marot (1865) have never been superseded. Bérard's manuscript catalogue details in 1174 lots his important collections of architectural and ornament books, prints, and drawings, amongst the richest ever formed. The collections were inherited by Bérard's son, Eugène Charles Bérard (1838-90), who added greatly to the drawings and loose engravings. They were dispersed in two sales in 1891. With Bérard's bookplate. From the reference library of the Rapilly firm, the leading architectural booksellers and publishers in Paris from the 1840s until World War II. Rapilly was the expert for the 1891 sale of Bérard's books. ❧ Lugt, Marques, p. 14-"Bérard était le fondateur d'une importante collection de dessins et de gravures d'ornements, dont des parties figurèrent à plusieurs expositions…La collection avait été recueillie dès la première heure, au moment où les raretés dans ce domaine n'étaient point recherchées et se trouvaient à bon point compte. Elle résumait un travail de près de cinquante années. Il avait été conduit à la réunir par suite de son intérêt pour toutes les manifestations d'art. Il y trouvait en même temps, comme dit A. de Champeaux, des éléments comparatifs, qui facilitaient les nombreux travaux d'architecture dont il était chargé. Il s'en aida également pour la publication des ouvrages qu'il entreprit sur la serrurerie artistique et sur divers détails de la construction…M. Bérard possède aussi beaucoup de dessins d'ornements très rares et très importants…En résumé, il y a peu de cabinets aussi riches en ouvrages d'architecture et en dessins d'ornements.".

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        Die Wappenrolle von Zürich. Ein heraldisches Denkmal des vierzehnten Jahrhunderts. Herausgegeben von der Antiquarischen Gesellschaft in Zürich.

      Zürich, Selbstverlag, 1860. Titel + 6 n.n. + 23 S. + 25 Tafeln. Priv. Hld. der Zeit. EA. Mit allen 25 Farblithographien. - Schn. m. Fleck, Buchblock etw. gelockert, tlw. leicht stockfleckig, Tafel I m. kl. Läsur, Gbrsp., zwei eingeklebte Antiquariatseinträge a. V., Ebd. berieben. Versand D: 7,00 EUR Heraldik; Schweiz

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        Manuel du libraire

      Slatkine Reprints, Geneve 1860-1878 - Ristampa 1999 della 5° edizione di Parigi Librairie De Firmin Diderot Freres et C (la migliore) interamente rivista e aumentata di 1/3 da parte dell’autore, 7 volumi in 8 per 7449 pp con l’aggiunta del dizionario di geografia di Dechamps, rilegatura dell’editore. 1999 reprint of 5th edition of Librairie De Firmin Diderot Freres et C, Paris (the best), fully revised and expanded by 1/3 by the author, 7 volumes in 8° for 7449 pp. with the addition of the geography dictionary of Dechamps , publisher's binding. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        View of Nassau Hall, Princeton, N.J.

      [Princeton]: George Thompson, 1860. Lithograph printed in colours by Robertson, Seibert & Shearman, 93 Fulton Street, NY. Image: 13 1/2 x 19; 187/8 x 24 inches. This print of Nassau Hall at Princeton University by Frank Childs was one of the first depictions of the restored building, which had a devastating fire in 1855. Architect John Notman added the Italianate towers at each end of the building and the arched doorway of the main entrance (both innovations were later eliminated).Nassau Hall was built in 1756 and constituted the whole College of New Jersey for the ensuing 50 years. The building served as the state capitol in 1776, and briefly as the nation's capital in 1783.

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        CDV - Russia / Russland : Droscky / Droshky / Droschke /

      J. Monstein Photographer Moskau CdV -- Carte de Visite . - Format ca. 10 cm 6 cm. Um 1860. (Auf Karton aufgezogene Fotografie) - Auf Rückseite von Hand mit Bleistift beschriftet mit \"Russia - Droscky\" sowie gestempelt, Kyrillische Schrift (Phtograph J. Monstein, Moskau - I. Newskago). - Gutes Exemplar, stammt aus dem Vorlass eines Botschafters i. R., aus dem Familienbesitz (ein Urgroßvater war leidenschaftlicher Fotograf.) -- Bankverbindungen in Österreich und Deutschland. Versand D: 12,00 EUR Albumin

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        Carte de Visite of a Black Nanny with a White Baby

      Tompkinville, Staten Island: J. Loeffler's Photographic Gallery, 1860. Near Fine. Carte de visite with photographer's mark on the verso. Measuring 2.5" x 4". Slight fading at the extremities, near fine. Image of a seated older black woman in a head scarf and vertically-striped dress holding a white baby. Splendid image.

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        STORIA VENETA. Espressa in centocinquanta tavole inventate e disegnate da Giuseppe Gatteri sulla scorta delle cronache e delle storie e secondo i vari costumi del tempo, incise da Antonio Viviani e dai migliori artisti veneziani. Illustrate da Francesco Zanotto.

      Giuseppe Grimaldo Tipografo, 1860. Album oblungo (mm. 304x430), 2 voll. in 1, mz. pelle coeva con angoli, tit. oro al dorso. Introdotta da una grande e bella tavola con l'allegoria di Venezia, questa pregevole edizione è molto ben illustrata da 150 tavole inc. in rame (con relativo Indice). Il Gatteri ha saputo rappresentare in modo mirabile la storia di Venezia, "ne' principali suoi fasti", dalle origini (anno 452) agli ultimi istanti della Repubblica (1797). Ciascuno dei 150 episodi è corredato da un testo illustrativo di Francesco Zanotto, di 2 pagine. Al fine "Prospetto della storia veneta nel quale annualmente sono segnate le guerre, le vittorie, i fatti illustri, la erezione dei monumenti e delle fabbriche, la fondazione delle chiese e de' monasteri, l'instituzione de' magistrati, la promulgazione delle leggi principali, la nascita e la morte degli uomini illustri, la elezione de' Dogi, ecc. ecc., pp.nn. 18. "Seconda edizione". Cfr. Lozzi,II,6168 Testo e tavv. 93 e 94 restaur. al margine per mancanza; con uniformi lievi ingialliture interc. nel t. e con qualche alone e fiorit. margin., ma complessivamente un buon esemplare.

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        Calvary Tactics by Order of the War Department

      Beautiful and rare 3 vol set, 120 folded Engravings/illustrations, 10 folded music pets, printed by order of The War Department in 1860. Black leather spines, brown marbled paper covers. First Part: The School of the Trooper, of the Platoon, and of the Squadron, DISMOUNTED. Second Part: School of the Trooper, of the Platoon, and of the Squadren, MOUNTED. Third Part: EVOLUTIONS OF A REGIMENT. Horstmann Bros' & Alleien, Miliary dealers tag on title pages. Fold outs in fine condition. Page edges minutely tanned. A few light spots here and there. Spines replaced. Hinge of third vol cracked but not detached. Covers scuffed. Very good condition overall.

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        HISTOIRE DE L'ADMIRABLE DON QUICHOTTE DE LA MANCHE. Traduction nouvelle.

      1860 - Paris Louis Janet, Magnin, Blanchard et Cie sans date vers 1860. Grand in-8 2 feuillets non chiffrés 2-416pp. Cartonnage éditeur de percaline rouge, dos lisse orné de filets et compartiments finement dorés, 1er plat entièrement et luxueusement décoré d'une plaque de motifs végétaux noirs et dorés avec le titre au centre, cadres de filets et dentelle avec grand fleuron central en noir sur le 2e plat, tranches dorées (Engel). Orné de 28 belles lithographies hors texte en couleurs. Petite usure du cartonnage par endroits, cahiers légèrement déboîtés, ex dono en tête du faux-titre, pratiquement sans rousseurs, lithographies fraîches. Edition rare. Bel exemplaire, malgré les défauts signalés, bien complet du texte et des jolies illustrations, dans un cartonnage élégant. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Nouvene Sylvie]
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        [Patmore, Coventry- Association Copy, Inscribed to Thomas Carlyle and Re-presented by Carlyle] Faithful for Ever

      London: John W. Parker and Son, 1860. First edition. Original brown wavy grain cloth with gilt lettering on spine, red-brown endsheets, advertisements. SUPERB ASSOCIATION COPY INSCRIBED ON THE TITLE PAGE BY PATMORE TO THOMAS CARLYLE ("Thomas Carlyle, Esq. | With the Writer's best Regards"), re-presented by Carlyle beneath,"To the Hon. Maud Stanley with many regards, T.C." Spine slightly torn, extremities rubbed. A most compelling presentation . From the "Carlyle Encyclopedia," He, and his first wife Emily, the model for "The Angel," were both well liked by the Carlyles. In 1847, before he had formed his friendship with Thomas Carlyle, Patmore listed him in a letter to a friend as one of his current dislikes..." He received a gracious reply, and the rest is history! A lovely history here presented. Very nice copy.

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        KITA EZO YOSHI: A FURTHER ACCOUNT OF NORTH EZO, TRIP TO DARUIKA AND THE OROKKO T

      - [1860, Matsuura]. Green stitched wrs.,blind-stamped swastica design, title slip, rear covers mottled, tightly bound, the contents exceptionally clean, 30 double-page text + 2 last pages colophon, 11 illustrations, of which 4 are in color. This very unusual and famous work. It covers the early official and primary travels of Matsuura Takeshiro to Ezo [Hokkaido prior to being named "Hokkaido"] in 1859. . Matsuura executed his Shogunate appointed objective of exploring Ezo, and making a visual and written record of what he saw, the Ainu people and others he met on his travels. He wrote several works on that area, this example is one of those historic records. Matsuura was officially authorized by the Shogunate to name/rename areas he traveled in the Hokkaido area. Matsuura is the man responsible for changing the name of "Ezo" to be "Hokkaido." *** Per Bartlett, p.198-199: Bartlett gives KITA EZO YOSHI a variant English title: A FURTHER ACCOUNT OF NORTH EZO: TRIP TO DARUIKA AND THE OROKKO TRIBES. . "In the preface the author states that this book is.an extract from the official report on the expedition to Karafuto [Sakhalin] in 30 volumes that was then presented to the Hokkaido Government Office. In June 1854 [a later edition of this title] the author parted from his companions to visit Daruika and the Orokko people and rejoined them in July after having had the experiences recounted in this book." . Again in Bartlett, on p.198 exhibit 68, figure 63 he shows the exact illustration found our copy of Matsuura being entertained by several Ainu peoples. . Bartlett states about this double-page illustration: "Japanese dignitary, presumably the author, visiting Ainu at an island touched during the voyage to Sakhalin. The bearded Ainu are offering gifts of fish and other food." See our website for a scan of this fascinating example. *** THE ELEVEN ILLUSTRATIONS: There are a total of ten woodblock illustrations in this book: a. Two double-page black, gray, shaded illustrations. b. Two color double-page illustrations. c. Three double-page black outline illustrations. d. Three single page black outline drawings/illustrations. *** CONDITION: The front covers and the title slip are quite clean. There is a bit of mild discoloration spots at upper 4 cm. of this part of the front cover. The title slip is excellent a bit dusty. See cover.jpg . The back covers are mottled, with several spots . Please see color scan spine.jpg posted to our website for more details. . Contents: The contents are excellent, very clean, no worming whatsoever. The color illustrations and line drawings are also excellent, no issue. . The book is firmly bound in its original threads. The book is enclosed in a more recent indigo-blue Chitsu folding case with bone clasps. *** WHO WAS MATSUURA Takeshiro [1818-1888]: "The author was an explorer who went as far north as Ezo [modern day Hokkaido before it was named "Hokkaido"]. He was later commissioned by the Shogunate to survey the topography of Hokkaido in 1885, and then appointed judge at Hakodate and concurrently secretary of the bureau that was established to give names to various parts of Hokkaido in 1868. He wrote many books on his travels, most noted of which is TOZAI EZO NIKKI: DIARY OF EAST AND WEST HOKKAIDO." Extracted from J.B.E.& W.W., see below for bibliographical citation. *** ADDITIONAL BIBLIOGRAPHIC DETAILS: The work contains double-folded pages 1-30 of text and illustrations, plus 2 sheets postscript, dated Man nen 1, introduction dated Ansei 7 [1860], [1860], no place of publication, but somewhere in Japan. The woodblocks were owned by the author. Inside the front cover is the alternate title: "TARAIKA OROKKO KIKOH." . Per Mitchell [see below] the work was illustrated by "various artists." He continues to list the illustrator/artist of each plate *** THE ILLUSTRATIONS: This work was illustrated by Matsuura and others: Per Mitchell p.369. we list the illustrations: 1. LANDSCAPE by Matsuura 2. AINU BEARING GIF

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        CDV - Russia / Russland (Mann in Ledermantel und Lederstiefeln mit Bart)

      J. Monstein Photographer Moskau CdV -- Carte de Visite . - Format ca. 10,8 cm 6,4 cm. Um 1860 - 1870. (Auf Karton aufgezogene Fotografie) - Auf Rückseite von Hand mit Bleistift beschriftet mit \"Russia\" sowie gestempelt, Kyrillische Schrift (J. Monstein, Moskau - I. Newskago). - Gutes Exemplar, stammt aus dem Vorlass eines Botschafters i. R., aus dem Familienbesitz (ein Urgroßvater war leidenschaftlicher Fotograf.) -- Bankverbindungen in Österreich und Deutschland. Versand D: 12,00 EUR Kyrilisch Mondstein Monschtein Albumin Bauer Peasant Landmann Sibire Sibirien

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Gerl]
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        [Patmore, Coventry- Association Copy, Inscribed to Dante Gabriel Rossetti] Faithful For Ever

      London: John Parker & Son, 1860. First edition. Original brown wavy grain cloth with gilt lettering on spine, red-brown endsheets, advertisements. Superb ASSOCIATION COPY INSCRIBED ON THE TITLE PAGE TO DANTE GABRIEL ROSSETTI ("D.G. Rossetti, Esq. | With the author's kind regards"). Patmore's association and friendship with Dante Gabriel Rossetti is well-documented, and the latter introduced Patmore to WIlliam Holman Hunt, drawing him closer to the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood for which Rossetti was a founding member. As well, Patmore contributed a poem, "The Seasons," to the GERM, in 1850, the seminal vehicle for the PRB. Book restrengtheded at some point with added prelims, original red-brown endsheets bound in. A stunning association copy indeed.

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        Fairmount, Philadelphia

      D. Appleton & Co., New York 1860 - Image Size : 215x710 (mm), 8.5x27.875 (Inches), Platemark Size : , Paper Size : 255x755 (mm), 10x29.75 (Inches), Hand Colored, Wood Engraving Very Good, lower margin has been extended, laid on acid free paper for long term preservation.

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        A Tale of Two Cities.

      London: Chapman and Hall, 1860. First edition, first issue of one of Dickens' most enduring work, with p. 213 misnumbered "113," the signature mark "b" at the foot of the plate list, and the misspelling "affetcionately" on line 12, p. 134. Octavo, bound in three quarters contemporary calf over marbled boards, gilt titles and tooling to the spine, marbled endpapers. Sixteen plates after H.K. Browne including frontispiece and title vignette. In near fine condition with light rubbing and wear, bookplate. An exceptional example of this Dickens classic. The most famous and possibly the most popular of Dickens's novels, A Tale of Two Cities shows a master of dramatic narrative extracting gold from the ore of history. If the bloody tableau of the French Revolution were not in itself sufficient for a dozen novels, Dickens added to it a professional resurrectionist, an authentic ogress, and an antihero as convincingly flawed as any in modern literature. Here, too, are all of Dickens's recurring themes -- imprisonment, injustice, and cataclysmic violence, resurrection and the renunciation that makes renewal possible.

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        Episodios da historia patria contados á infancia . obra adoptada pelo Conselho Direcor da Instrucção Publica.

      Rio de Janeiro, B.L. Garnier (printed at Typ. de Pinheiro e Comp., 1859), 1860 (printer's colophon: 1859). - 12°, old quarter cloth over marbled boards (somewhat worn, especially at corners), spine gilt. Woodcut vignette on title page. Slightly browned, a few small stains. Overall in good to very good condition. Early signature on title page. Rectangular black on brown printed paper ticket of Loja de Papel Souza e Lima, Rua de S. Pedro N.º 36, Rio de Janeiro, in upper outer corner of front pastedown endleaf. vi pp., (2 ll.), [7]-179 pp., (1 l.), 6 pp. advt. *** FIRST EDITION of this history of Brazil for children. Very rare; all editions are rare. Between pp. vi and [7] are inserted two unnumbered leaves with the caption title "Juizo do Sr. J. Norberto de S.S. estrahido da 'Revista Popular' de 5 de Janeiro de 1860." The six pages at the end begin with the caption title "Lista de alguns livros de instrucção e recreio proprios para meninos. Á venda na Livraria de B.L. Garnier, 69 - Rua do Ouvidor - 69, Rio de Janeiro."The author (1825-1876), a native of Rio de Janeiro, was a secular priest with a doctorate in Theology from the University of Rome. He was honorary canon of the Imperial Chapel and of the Cathedral in Rio de Janeiro, as well as being a member and secretary of the Instituto Historico e Geographico Brasileiro; he was also a member of practically every Brazilian literary association, and became a member of learned societies in Lisbon, Madrid, Paris and New York. He taught rhetoric at the Imperial Collegio D. Pedro II, and was Cronista-mor of the Brazilian Empire.*** Innocêncio IV, 70-2; XII, 27-9: calling for vi, 179 pp. Blake IV, 107-13: calling for 185 pp. Porbase cites a single copy each of the sixth and thirteenth editions, both undated but said to be post 1900, both at the Biblioteca Nacional de Portugal. This first edition not located in WorldCat, which cites the third edition of Rio de Janeiro, 1864, at the Ibero-Amerikanisches Inst-Berlin and the Bibliotheque Nationale de France; 5 copies of the fifth edition, Rio de Janeiro, 1866; as well as single copies of the sixth and twelfth editions, and two copies of the thirteenth edition. Copac locates only a single copy of the third edition at the British Library. NUC: Not located in NUC.@, which lists only the sixth edition, at CtY. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Travels in the Regions of the Upper and Lower Amoor and the Russian Acquisitions on the Confines of India and China. With Adventures among the Mountain Kirghis; and the Manjours, Manyargs, Toungouz, Touzemtz, Goldi and Gelyaks: the Hunting and Pastoral Tribes

      London, Hurst and Blackett, 1860. Octavo, xiv, 570 pages with 82 illustrations plus a tinted frontispiece and a folding map. Early gilt-decorated half calf and cloth, with a contrasting title-label on the spine, all edges and endpapers marbled; leather slightly scuffed, with a light tidemark near the foot of the spine (and on the endpapers); foxing to a few early leaves; light shallow tidemark around the outer edges of the frontispiece (presumably as a result of the edge marbling process); overall an excellent copy. The ownership details of the Chief Examiner of the NSW Department of Instruction, 1881, are written neatly in ink at the head of the title page.

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        CINDERELLA

      - SHAPE BOOK. CINDERELLA. (Hamburg: Gustav W. Setiz) circa 1860. 16mo (2 1/2 x 7"), pictorial wraps die-cut in the shape of Cinderella, Fine. Illustrated with color lithographs on each page with text in the middle - done in the same size and format of Prang's shaped books of the same era. Rare. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        CDV - Russia / Russland : Droscky / Droshky / Droschke /

      CdV -- Carte de Visite . - Format ca. 10 cm 6 cm. Um 1860. (Auf Karton aufgezogene Fotografie) - Auf Rückseite von Hand mit Bleistift beschriftet mit "Russia - Droscky" sowie gestempelt, Kyrillische Schrift (Phtograph J. Monstein, Moskau - I. Newskago). - Gutes Exemplar, stammt aus dem Vorlass eines Botschafters i. R., aus dem Familienbesitz (ein Urgroßvater war leidenschaftlicher Fotograf.) -- Bankverbindungen in Österreich und Deutschland.

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