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        Toronto, Canada West" and "The Great Eastern"

      Charles Magnus, New York 1860 - Hand-colored lettersheets measuring 8-1/2 x 21 inches. 4to. The two lettersheets here are unusual productions for Magnus, most of his lettersheets featured images of New York and its environs or of the Civil War. The first of these two is based on Edwin Whitefield's "Toronto, Canada West" first published in 1854. Magnus is known to have reproduced it in the late 1850s. When launched in 1858, the Great Eastern was easily the largest ocean liner of its day. She was subsequently used to lay the Trans-Atlantic telegraph cable in 1865. This lettersheet was almost certainly issued between those two dates.Charles Magnus emigrated to New York with his family in the late 1840s. His older brother published the weekly German language newspaper, Deutsche Schnellpost, and it was there that Charles learned the trade, eventually going out on his own. In the guises of a publisher, map dealer, bookseller and stationer, he issued more than a thousand pieces of illustrated stationery - lettersheets, envelopes, song sheets, as well as prints - usually copying the work from other sources without attribution, sometimes altering the images slightly. He continued to use lithography and hand-coloring long after other publishers turned to photomechanical reproduction processes.Lettersheets were a convenient and thrifty form of stationery in an era in which postage was calculated on the number of sheets used. Folded in half, these four pages were charged as a single page. A little grubby, but very good. Provenance: Estate of James and Katherine Abbe, Long Island, New York Hand-colored lettersheets measuring 8-1/2 x 21 inches. 4to

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        The Lake Regions of Central Africa, A Picture of Exploration

      Harper & Brothers, Publishers, New York 1860 - 572; 2pp. Large octavo [24 cm] Brown cloth covered boards with a gilt stamped title and blind stamped designs on the backstrip, and elaborately embossed boards. Brown endsheets. Illustrated. Good only. The underlying boards are exposed along the edges. There are small losses from the spine ends, and multiple splits in the cloth along the joints. Large areas of glue are visible on the backstrip and boards. The top and bottom edges of the text block are lightly stained. There is a bookseller's ink stamp on the verso of the front free endsheet. The text block is cracked multiple times. The pages are tanned. There is occasional light foxing throughout the pages. Complete. With the map at the front. There is a small piece of tape covering a closed tear in the map. Casada 42. Penzer p. 66. The American edition was published simultaneously with the British edition, and contains exactly the same matter. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ken Sanders Rare Books, ABAA]
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        Die fünf Weltheile, dargestellt in Bild und Wort. Landschafts- und Städtebilder, Schilderungen und Charakterzeichnungen aus allen Ländern der Erde. 4 Bände. Vollständige Ausgabe. Ein Handbuch der Länder- und Völkerkunde für Jung und Alt. - Band 1: Asien und Afrika. Band 2: Europa, Teil 1. Band 3: Europa, Teil 2. Band 4: Amerika und Australien.

      Hildburghausen, Verlag vom Bibliographischen Institut, Ohne Jahresangabe. (Ca. 1860.). 1. Ausgabe. 480 S. Mit 48 Stahlstichen auf Tafeln und 14 kolorierten Karten. / 575 S. Mit 54 Stichen und 18 kolor. Karten. / 574 S. Mit 54 Stichen und 23 Karten. / 574 S. Mit 58 Stichen und 12 Karten. - Vor den Haupttitelblättern befindet sich ein Vortitelblatt mit 1 Vignette. Gr.-8°. Halbledereinbände der Zeit mit marmorierten Überzugspapieren. Lederrücken beschabt. Innen stellenweise leicht braunfleckig. Sonst im Ganzen noch gutes Exemplar. Versand D: 5,00 EUR

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Michael Solder]
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        Wagon Road, Fort Smith to the Colorado River. Letter of the Secretary of War, The Report of Mr. Beale Relating to the Construction of a Wagon Road from Fort Smith to the Colorado River

      [Washington], 1860. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine. 36th Congress, 1st Session. House of Representatives Ex. Doc. No. 42. 91 pp, with folding map showing Beale's route from Fort Smith, Arkansas to Albuquerque in 1858-9. A fine copy in modern black buckram stamped in gilt on spine and upper board. In 1857, Beale-an accomplished frontiersman who had traversed the country from coast to coast six times bearing dispatches in the late 1840s-accepted a commission to survey a wagon road and establish a trade route along the 35th parallel from Fort Smith, Arkansas to Los Angeles. The expedition is noted in part for Beale's successful use of camels as pack animals. The wagon road began at Fort Smith and continued through the New Mexico Territory and Arizona Territory to Fort Defiance, before crossing the Colorado River near present-day Needles, California. The Mojave Road continued west from where Beale's Wagon Road met the Colorado River, through the Mojave Desert to Southern California. The part of the survey described in this report (Fort Smith to Albuquerque and back, primarily presented in the form of Beale's diary) was conducted in the winter of 1858-59, and Beale notes that it "affords a striking and gratifying proof of what I have stated heretofore of the route on which I have been employed, that winter offers no obstacle on that parallel to the passage of men and wagons, or travel of any description." Wagner-Camp 350; Graff 21; Howes B-272.

      [Bookseller: Walkabout Books, ABAA]
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        The Illustrated Story Book; Translated from the Gedrman by Madame de Chateain

      Guben (Prussia): F. Fechner, 1860. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. Thin oblong 4to. Gray paper over boards with a decorative paste-on printed in black, red, yello , green and blue. 23pp. Several short children's stories, each with a large handcolored illustration. Rear board and spine appear later than the front over; woodcut bookplate of Marjorie Moonon the front paste down. Traces of soil and age spotting, some creasing to the upper board, else a very good copy and quite scarce: only one institutional copy located.

      [Bookseller: Thorn Books]
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        Gesamtansicht,.

      - Lithographie v. Höfling n. Eckert, um 1860, 26,3 x 35,4 Schefold, Nr. 3856. - Seltene, großformatige Ansicht der Stadt Kirchberg. Blick vom Hornberg aus.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        Souvenir de la Suisse [ 25 Aquatintes en noir sous serpente ] Genève et le Mont-Blanc pris depuis l'Hôtel des Bergues ; Genève prise depuis l'Hôtel de l'Ecvu ; Hôtel Beau-Rivage près Lausanne Lac de Genève ; Lausanne ; Vevey ; Montreux ; Chillon ; Hospice du Simplon et le Mont Léone ; Berne prise de l'Observatoire ; Thoune. Vue générale prise de l'Eglise ; Interlaken ; Hôtel et Cascade du Giefsbach Lac de Brienz ; Brienz ; Glacier inférieur de Grindelwald et l'Eiger ; Wengernalp Hôtel de la Jungfrau ; Le Staubbach à Lauterbrunnen ; Lucerne ; Righi Kulm ; La Chappelle de Guillaume Tell au lac des IV Cantons ; Tunnel près de Fluelen ; Pont du Diable route du St Gothard ; Hospice du St Gothard ; Zurich prise de l'Eglise de St Pierre ; Chute du

      R. Dickenmann Peintre 1860 - 1 vol. in-8 (20,5 x 14 cm à la reliure) format à l'italienne cartonnage éditeur pleine percaline rouge, R. Dickenmann Peintre, Zurich, s.d. (circa 1860 ?), avec 25 aquatintes en noir sous serpente : Genève et le Mont-Blanc pris depuis l'Hôtel des Bergues ; Genève prise depuis l'Hôtel de l'Ecu ; Hôtel Beau-Rivage près Lausanne Lac de Genève ; Lausanne ; Vevey ; Montreux ; Chillon ; Hospice du Simplon et le Mont Léone ; Berne prise de l'Observatoire ; Thoune. Vue générale prise de l'Eglise ; Interlaken ; Hôtel et Cascade du Giefsbach Lac de Brienz ; Brienz ; Glacier inférieur de Grindelwald et l'Eiger ; Wengernalp Hôtel de la Jungfrau ; Le Staubbach à Lauterbrunnen ; Lucerne ; Righi Kulm ; La Chappelle de Guillaume Tell au lac des IV Cantons ; Tunnel près de Fluelen ; Pont du Diable route du St Gothard ; Hospice du St Gothard ; Zurich prise de l'Eglise de St Pierre ; Chute du Rhin ; Bâle Superbe recueil, dans un état de conservation assez exceptionnel. Le cartonnage est en parfait état, les planches sont en général très fraîches, on relève quelques rouss. sur certaines (voir les photos). Langue: Français [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie du Cardinal]
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        BIENEN., "Tableau d'Apiculture (mouches à Miel)". Das große Übersichtsblatt beschreibt die Physiologie der Biene und ihre Naturgeschichte, ihre Architektur, ihre Waben und Burt, Krankheiten und Schädlinge, sowie die Bienenhäuser und Imkereigeräte die zur Arbeit an Bienenvölkern benötigt werden.

      Altkol. Stahlstich bei Basset, um 1860, 46 x 63,5 cm. Nr. 51 aus: "Encyclopedie Bouasse-Lebel". - Minimals gebäunt und nur gering fleckig. - Selten. Berufe, Bienen, Landwirtschaft

      [Bookseller: Buch- und Kunstantiquariat]
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        Fabrikgebäude von Cornelius & Baker in Philadelphia ('Cornelius & Baker, 181 Cherry Street Philadelphia - Manufacturers of Lamps Gas Fixtures & c.').

      - anonyme Farblithographie, um 1860, 38,5 x 59,2 Nicht in Deák, Picturing America 1497-1899. - Zeigt das Fabrikgebäude der Firma Cornelius & Baker in der Cherry Street in Philadelphia;im Vordergrund mehrere Pferdefuhrwerke und Pferdekutschen.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Norbert Haas]
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        El libro de misa de los niños.

      Madrid: No publisher/printer, no date [ca. 1860]. Miniature (43 mm; 1.625"). 122 pp., 6 plates (including frontis.). The Catholic mass is big and splendid but in this book it is made small while still maintaining splendor via the binding on a miniature book designed to guide children through the ritual.    Binding: Original wrap-around red morocco, richly gilt on back cover with a Virgin and on front one with a foliate design on a finely ruled background, spine gilt and with title; leather of rear cover extends across fore-edge onto front cover and is attached there with a tongue slipped into a strap (wallet style). All edges gilt.    Provenance: Gift inscription "Laura, from C. & S. M., June 7, 1869."    Searches of NUC, WorldCat, COPAC, CCPBE, KVK, and the OPAC of the Spanish National Library => fail to find another copy.         Welsh, Miniature Books, 4378 for a work of same title, different place of publication, and approximately same number of pages, but with no mention of plates. Light wear to binding, gilt of rear cover faded; the tongue of the binding is rubbed under its strap and may be missing a small piece at the end. Interior clean and fresh; over all very good.

      [Bookseller: Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Co]
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        \"Tableau d`Apiculture (mouches à Miel)\". Das große Übersichtsblatt beschreibt die Physiologie der Biene und ihre Naturgeschichte, ihre Architektur, ihre Waben und Burt, Krankheiten und Schädlinge, sowie die Bienenhäuser und Imkereigeräte die zur Arbeit an Bienenvölkern benötigt werden.

       Altkol. Stahlstich bei Basset, um 1860, 46 x 63,5 cm. Nr. 51 aus: \"Encyclopedie Bouasse-Lebel\". - Minimals gebäunt und nur gering fleckig. - Selten. Versand D: 6,00 EUR Berufe, Bienen, Landwirtschaft

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        AUSTRALIA . Illustrated by Illustrated by Skinner Prout & N. Chevalier etc.

      Virtue ,London,n.d.1860's - 4to Large heavy volume with two volumes bound in one .Half black leather raised bands tooled in gold.Front map laid down on new paper,new endpapers, a little foxing present throughout. Vol.I pp.vi + 124 + 65 p plates and maps, Vol.II 125-232 + 51p maps & plates. several ,10,of the later plates have a water stain in the margin.There are more plates and maps than called for. Full of descriptions and plates of the colony and some of the best b/w illustrations which have been ripped out colored and sold seperately for many years by print dealers thus these sets complete are getting more difficult to find. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: A&F.McIlreavy.Buderim Rare Books]
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        The Book of Common Prayer, and Administration of The Sacraments, and Other Rites & Ceremonies of The Church,...

      1 vol., 5" x 3-1/2". Bound in fine dark blue velvet, brass mounted covers, gilt stamped corner pieces, medallion to center of front cover, with the original brass clasp, blue silk page marker, all edges gilt, in FINE condition, housed in the original black straight grained morocco slipcase, gilt title surrounded with a floral design to front of slipcase.

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        A comparative grammar of the Sanskrit, Zend, Greek, Latin, Lithuanian, Gothic, German, and Sclavonic languages ... second edition.

      London & Edinburgh: Williams & Norgate; New York: B. Westermann & Co, 1860. 8vo (22.2 cm, 8.75"). 3 vols. in 1. [8], xvi, 456, [2], [457]–952, [2], [953]–1462, [2] pp. Second edition of Edward B. Eastwick's translation — the first English rendition — of Bopp's complete Grammar, which had originally appeared in German in six parts issued from 1833 through 1852. The preface notes that this second edition has been checked and approved by Professor Bopp himself, "so that numerous errors, which, from the great length of the work were perhaps hardly to be avoided in the first edition, have now been corrected." All three parts, with their separate title-pages, are here bound into one volume.    Bopp, who studied under de Sacy in Paris, was the chair of Sanskrit at the University of Berlin and a member of the Royal Prussian Academy; his work was highly influential in developing a morphology of Indo-European languages, and indeed dominated the field of comparative linguistics for a significant portion of the 19th century.         NSTC 2B41650. Contemporary half red morocco with paper-covered sides, spine with gilt-stamped title; sides and edges showing minor scuffing, spine slightly darkened. Front pastedown with bookseller's ticket of B. Westermann & Co., private collector's 19th-century bookplate, and institutional stamp (no other markings). Pages faintly age-toned. A sturdy copy of this hefty tome.

      [Bookseller: Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Co]
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        KARLSRUHE. - (Geissler, R.). Album von Carlsruhe.

      Karlsruhe, Ulrici, ca. 1860 - 14 x 18,5 cm. Folge von 16 getönten lithographierten Tafeln von Robert Geissler. 1 Bl. Illustr. OHLwd.-Broschur. 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! [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        BIENEN. "Tableau d'Apiculture (mouches à Miel)". Das große Übersichtsblatt beschreibt die Physiologie der Biene und ihre Naturgeschichte, ihre Architektur, ihre Waben und Burt, Krankheiten und Schädlinge, sowie die Bienenhäuser und Imkereigeräte die zur Arbeit an Bienenvölkern benötigt werden.

      - Altkol. Stahlstich bei Basset, um 1860, 46 x 63,5 cm. Nr. 51 aus: "Encyclopedie Bouasse-Lebel". - Minimals gebäunt und nur gering fleckig. - Selten.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        Les Paradis Artificiels. Opium et haschisch.

      Poulet-Malassis et De Broise Paris 1860 - In-12, (2 ff), IV pages, (304 pages), (1 feuillet de table). Non rogné. Couvertures et dos conservés. Plein maroquin janséniste aubergine ; tête dorée. Filet droit sur les coupes. Double filet droit intérieur délimitant une large roulette à froid ; fer à la vanité dans les angles. Etui avec coupes biseautées couvertes de maroquin. Reliure légèrement postérieure signée S. David. (Dos très légèrement décoloré. Quelques auréoles claires sur les gardes blanches). Edition originale, avec les couvertures et le dos à la bonne date (1860). Il existe "de nombreux exemplaires avec une couverture de relai datée 1861" (Oberlé, 228). La dernière de couverture annonce les "Ouvrages du même auteur chez Poulet-Malassis et De Broise. Théophile Gautier, notice littéraire, précédée d'une lettre de Victor Hugo, avec un portrait gravé par Thérond . Sous presse : Les Fleurs du Mal, 2ème édition considérablement augmentée .Curiosités esthétiques . Réflexions sur quelques-uns de mes contemporains. Chez Michel Lévy : Traduction des Oeuvres d'Edgard Poe . Sous presse : Eureka, poème en prose, ou essai sur l'univers matériel et spirituel." . Superbe exemplaire parfaitement établi par Salvador David, actif à partir de 1890. La sobriété élégante du maroquin janséniste et le fer "à la vanité", parfaitement adaptés tant au thème de l'ouvrage qu'à Baudelaire, en font un exemplaire hors du commun. (Oberlé, "Poulet-Malassis, un imprimeur sur le Parnasse, n°228. Vicaire, I, 345-346. Carteret, I, 126. Clouzot, p. 27) [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Veyssière Sigma]
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        Neues Konversations-Lexikon, ein Wörterbuch des allgemeinen Wissens (Meyer's Lexikon). 14 (von 15) Bände und Registerband sowie ein Kupferband.

      Unter der Redaktion von H. Krause herausgegeben. Vorhanden sind die Bände von A - Armenwesen bis Z - Zzubin, außer Band 14: Salzkotten - Tedinghausen. Zweite, gänzlich umgearbeitete Auflage, mit geographischen Karten, wissenschaftlichen und technischen Illustrationen. Gr.8, insgesamt ca. 16500 Seiten, dunkelgrüne Orig.-Leinenbände mit goldgeprägten Rückentiteln. Der auf dem Rückentitel als Kupferband bezeichnete Band enthält die 'Illustrationen zu Meyer's neuem Konversatios-Lexikon' (Innentitel). 205 Tafeln, sowie eine nicht genannte gefaltete Kartenskizze von Petermann 1860: 'Africa zur Übersicht des Standpunktes der Reisen und Entdeckungen im Innern dieses Kontinentes'. Enthalten sind 52 geographische Tafeln, 13 anatomische Tafeln, 25 botanische Tafeln, 23 Tafeln Architectur u.v.a. Die kolorierten Stahlstichkarten zur Geographie nach Zeichnungen von Ludwig Ravenstein und Major Radefeld, gestochen von C. Metzeroth, Bernh. Klein, O. Haubold, W. Feuerstein u.a.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Günter Hochgrebe]
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        playing cards - Grimaud.

      FRANS COSTUUM KAARTSPELStaalgravures uitgegeven te Parijs rond 1860 door B.P. Grimaud, in de tijd met de hand gekleurd. Compleet kaartspel.Schoppen Koning en Vrouw: Charles VI (1368-1422) en zijn m?itresse Odette. (Zijn wettige echtgenote was Isabella van Beieren. Charles begon in 1392 eerste tekenen van krankzinningheid te vertonen en ging de geschiedenis in als Charles le Fou.Harten Koning en Vrouw: Louis XIV (1638-1715) en zijn m?itresse Duchesse De la Valli?re die pas de titel van hertogin kreeg, als een soort pensioen, toen zij als m?itresse werd vervangen. Louis? wettige echtgenote was Maria Theresa van Spanje.Klaveren Koning en Vrouw: Fran?ois I (1494-1547) en zijn m?itresse Duchesse D?Etempes. Ook zij kreeg haar titel nadat zij als m?itresse was vervangen. Fran?ois was getrouwd met Claude de ValoisRuiten Koning en Vrouw: Henri IV (1553-1610) en zijn m?itresse Gabrielle D?Estre?. Ze hielden beiden erg van paardrijden en jagen op het platteland rond Parijs. Wettige echtgenote van Henri was Margaretha de Valois. Henri verwekte drie kinderen bij Margaretha.De Boeren in dit spel zijn gekleed in de historische mode van de dienende klasse.Prijs: ?2.350,- (incl. lijst, BTW margeregeling).

      [Bookseller: Inter-Antiquariaat MEFFERDT & DE JONGE]
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        antique playing cards - Gibert.

      Frans costuum spelCompleet kaartspel uitgegeven door O.Gibert, staalgravures uitgegeven rond 1860 te Parijs, in de tijd met de hand gekleurd. Afm.: (elke kaart) 8,3 x 5,4 cm, (lijst) 70 x 66 cm.De Heren en Vrouwen stellen de Franse adel voor. De Boeren zijn gekleed in de mode van de dienende klasse.Prijs: ?2.350,- (incl. lijst).

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        Gesamtansicht mit Blick auf Abtei Klosterrath zwischen Herzogenrath-Afden und Kerkrade ('Rolduc, 1re Section du Séminair du Limbourg').

      - Farblithographie in Brauntönen v. Alexander Schaepkens, um 1860, 34 x 42,5

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        THE PICTORIAL EDITION OF THE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPERE

      New York. George Routledge. No date circa 1860 - 8 volumes complete, small quarto 9 1/2 x 7 inches, VERY HANDSOMELY LEATHER BOUND IN ORIGINAL FULL CREAMY LIGHT CALF with twin leather lettering labels, ornate gilt spines in compartments. Marbled edges, ILLUSTRATED THROUGHOUT. Minor age spotting to the boards, one hinge slightly worn and the occasional minor internal spot. However overall a good set. 2 volumes of Comedies, 2 of Tragedies, 2 of Histories, 1 volume of Biography and 1 of the Doubtful plays. COMPLETE. Edited by Charles Knight. A LOVELY ILLUSTRATED SET OF SHAKESPEARE in a pretty binding. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Mill on the Floss

      1860. First Edition . ELIOT, George. The Mill on the Floss. Edinburgh & London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1860. Three volumes. Octavo, original blind- and gilt-stamped russet cloth, uncut. $2200.First edition, in original cloth.EliotÂ’s largely autobiographical novel “remains one of the most widely read of her works” (Drabble, 651). This copy in binding A, which is presumably the earlier of the two variant bindings and certainly the more difficult to find (Carter, 111). With 16-page catalogue of ads at the end of Volume III. CBEL III:465. Volume I slightly shaken but quite sound. Extremities of original cloth gently bumped, gilt bright. A very good copy of this important literary work, much better than usually found.

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        The Mill on the Floss

      William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh and London 1860 - Handsomely re-bound set - half leather over marbled boards. Apparently second state from first year of publication. There is some overall scuffing and wear to the boards, especially to the edges and spine ends. The gilt stamping is bright and all hinges are intact. The bindings are straight and sound. All volumes are internally clean and unmarked except for a previous owner's name. Half-titles are present. There is some minor foxing to the title pages and the text pages are very slightly age-darkened. Attractive heraldic bookplate on each front pastedown. There are no adverts at the end of volume three. This set is housed in a sound and unworn decorative slipcase. Sorry, no international shipping. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Henry Gardiner, Bookseller]
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        Velká abeceda pro malé dítky [The big alphabet for little children]

      Tiskem a nákladem A. Landfrasa a Syna, Jind?ichuv Hradec 1860 - Small quarto (18 × 10.8 cm). Original brown lithographed wrappers, with illustrations to front and back, with folded gatherings loosely inserted, still uncut and unopened; 16, [32] pp. With thirty color lithograph plates. A very good copy. Rare Czech alphabet book for little children, with thirty lithographed plates featuring a letter of the alphabet, printed in blue and red in various typefaces, accompanied by an illustration and captions in Czech and German. While the Czech alphabet uses forty-two distinct letters, these include various modifications of the twenty-six Latin letters using diacritical marks. The present alphabet book only includes five letters with diacritics, and skips the relatively infrequently used "W" altogether. The printed section lists sample syllables and longer sentences for basic reading and recitation practice, an overview of the ABC and a multiplication table. One of the earliest Czech alphabet books, published in the South Bohemian province by the publisher Alois Landfras, an important figure in Czech publishing during the period of national awakening. According to the Czech National Library catalog, the book was published between 1860 and 1864. KVK, OCLC show copies at the British Library, Indiana, Princeton, as well as Universitätsbibliothek Frankfurt am Main. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Penka Rare Books, ILAB]
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        ALBUM DE LA CAMPAÑA DE AFRICA DE 1860

      París 1860 - Materia: Libro del siglo XIX. Guerra con Marruecos. Campaña 1860. Militar. Publicación: Paris, 1860 Descripción: 12 fotografias de 30 x 22,5 cm.encuadernadas magníficamente en chagrín cortes dorados. Estado de conservación: Buen estado. RSS2 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Quadrupeds of North America

      1860. AUDUBON, John James and BACHMAN, John. The Quadrupeds of North America. New York: George R. Lockwood, [1860]. Three volumes. Royal octavo, contemporary three-quarter green morocco gilt, raised bands, marbled boards and endpapers, top edges gilt. $19,000.Handsome Lockwood octavo edition, illustrated with 155 magnificent hand-colored lithographic plates of American mammals from the polar bear to the buffalo.Having built his reputation with the legendary Birds of America, Audubon began an equally imposing project: to capture on paper the astonishing variety of American mammals. Many of the beautiful hand-colored plates are justly famous, including the polar bear, the American buffalo, and the jaguar. Bachman, AudubonÂ’s long-time collaborator, said of the Quadrupeds, “They are the most beautiful and perfect specimens of the art. I doubt whether there is anything in the world of natural history like them, I do not believe that there is any man living that can equal them” (Ford). The octavo edition of the Quadrupeds, first published by Victor Audubon in 31 separate parts between 1849 and 1854 (as well as in book form those same years), was reissued in 1860 and 1870 by George Lockwood, who had come into possession of the original stones. This present edition is the 1860 imprint, retaining the original Introduction in Volume I (dated 1846), with “1849” on the copyright pages and without LockwoodÂ’s Preface (which appeared in the later edition and is dated 1870). Bannon & Clark, 76. See Ford, 217. Plate impressions fresh and colors true, contemporary morocco bindings handsome. A fine set.

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        KITCHI-GAMI. Wanderings Round Lake Superior.

      Chapman and Hall, London 1860 - xii, 428 pages of text. Full tan leather binding with maroon leather spine label with minor rubbing and minor shelfwear. Previous owners' gift incription and blind-stamp on a front blankleaf. A few spots of foxing on the first and final few pages of text. The text is clean and unmarked. First edition in English. With an Introduction by Lascelles Wraxall. Howes K247; Sabin 38215. Size: Octavo (8vo) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        58 Original-Atelieraufnahmen

      (um 1860-1870). Maße: ca. 8,5 cm x 5,3 cm, meist Ganzportäts, auf Pappe gezogen, in Leder-Fotoalbum der Zeit, quart, (Album defekt) - Fotos oft mit handgeschriebenen Bildunterschriften / Enthält Aufnahmen von: Ganzporträt von Franz Josef I. von Österreich in Uniform Franz Josef mit 2 seiner Kinder 3 verschiedene Ganzporträts der Kaiserin Elisabeth von Österreich (Sissi) Ganzporträt von Prinz Albrecht von Preußen in Uniform Kronprinzessin Luise von Preußen Ganzporträt Friedrich Karl von Preußen in Uniform Ganzporträt Kronprinz Friedrich Wilhelm von Preußen in Uniform Erzherzogin Sophie von Österreich Ludwig Prinz von Hessen Karl Graf von Reina Sächsisches KönigshausGräfin Calloredo von Tempsky Carl von Schall General Ernst von Heynitz von Albensleben Date von Burgk und weitere -

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        Twelve Years in China

      

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        Complete Angler

      London: Nattali and Bond, 1860. Leather_bound. Fine. London: Nattali and Bond, 1860. Leather_bound. Two volumes. Quartos. The Complete Angler, or the contemplative man's recreation being a discourse of river, fishing-ponds fish and fishing written by Izaak Walton and instruction how to angle for trout or grayling in a clear stream by Charles Cotton, with original memoirs andnotes by Sir. Harris Nicolas. portrait illustrations and others. Bound in three quarter red morocco between marbled boards, top edge gilt, spine gilt title and decorations, raised bands, marbled endpaper.

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        MÜNCHEN. - Metzgersprung., "Der Metzgersprung in München". Fellbekleidete Metzgerjungen stehen im Neuen Fischbrunnen am Marienplatz, links im Hintergrund die Mariensäule, und spritzen die zuschauende Menge mit großen Wassereimern naß.

      Altkolorierte Lithographie bei L. Singer, München, um 1860, 25 x 33,5 cm. Lentner 317 Slg. Proebst 1783. - Figurenreiche, stimmungsvolle Szene. - Kleiner, sorgfältig geschlossener Einriss im Himmel. In sehr schönem Altkolorit. BAYERN, Brauchtum, Oberbayern, Trachten

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        Malerisches Album aus dem Fichtelgebirge. Original-Gallerie der interessantesten Ansichten des Fichtelgebirges in Stahlstichen.

      Wunsiedel, Rinnelt, ca. 1860. 1.-4. Lieferung. 13,5 x 20,5 cm. Mit 24 Stahlstich-Tafeln. Lithogr. OBrosch. Erste Ausgabe. - In Lieferungen erschienen. Es waren laut Umschlag 10 bis 12 Lieferungen vom Verlag geplant, wahrscheinlich wurden aber nur diese vier herausgegeben. - Mit hübschen Ansichten vom Marktplatz in Wunsiedel, Kösseine, Waldstein, Wasserheilanstalt in Alexandersbad, Jean Paul Platz in Wunsiedel, Louisenburg, Klinger-Grotte, Beichtstuhl, Moosgrube mit der Lauschgrotte, Mariannenhöhe, Ludwigsplatz, Max-Marienplatz und der Napoleonshut, Insel Helgoland, Wirtshaus auf dem Waldstein, Saalquelle uvm. - Umschläge gestempelt, fleckig und mit kleinen Einrissen. Die breitrandigen Tafeln teils stockfleckig. - Sehr selten. Versand D: 6,00 EUR BAYERN, Franken

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        Delightful Set of 12 Watercolours on the finest cotton Gauze, Unsigned, made for his Children, (Hablot Knight Browne, 1815-1882, Artist & Illustrator of Dickens's Novels)

      1860 - to illustrate 'A Frog he would a-wooing go', his meeting a Rat on the way and their welcome by Mrs Mouse at Mousey Hall, who offers to sing, the dispersal of the party by a Cat and two Kittens, and Mr Frog's sad end on the way home, each approximately 3¼" x 4½" with a line of verse above and below, in margins 5¾" x 5¾" plus a fringe of ¾ of an inch all round, loose between early numbered sheets of paper with a modern card noting that they are from among his family items, no place, no date, circa a few occasional brown spots nearly all in blank margin, two touching a line of verse which is still perfectly legible, the third drawing is very slightly smudged

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        TRANSFORMATION: OR, THE ROMANCE OF MONTE BENI. [THE MARBLE FAUN]

      Leipzig Bernard Tauchnitz 1860 - 2 volumes. First Tauchnitz Edition. The Copyright Edition. This copy with 35 original full-page mounted photographs (the numbers vary from copy to copy). 8vo, handsome original full vellum bindings by Giulio Giannini, with his label in each volume, the covers with wide gilt decorated black morocco on-lays at top and bottom, gilt borders surround the iconic central gilt motif of Romulus and Remus on a pedestal being suckled by a wolfl, spine elaborately gilt, brown leather labels gilt, gilt decorated end-papers. xii, 292; vi, 280 pp. A handsome book, elaborately bound and a fine copy in the deluxe binding. FIRST TAUCHNITZ AND FIRST COPYRIGHT EDITION IN A GIANNINI BINDING. Italy was the site of this, one of Hawthorne’s most popular books. Of it, the writer said, "No author, without a trial, can conceive of the difficulty of writing a romance about a country where there is no shadow, no antiquity, no mystery, no picturesque and gloomy wrong, nor anything but a commonplace prosperity, in broad and simple daylight, as is happily the case with my dear native land. It will be very long, I trust, before romance-writers may find congenial and easily handled themes, either in the annals of our stalwart republic, or in any characteristic and probable events of our individual lives. Romance and poetry, ivy, lichens, and wall-flowers need ruin to make them grow." [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        THE HISTORY OF A QUARTERN LOAF. Rhymes & Pictures.

      Title and 11 leaves printed on rectos only, and each bearing text and an engraved illustration. Bound with, THE HISTORY OF A SCUTTLE OF COALS in Rhymes & Pictures. THE HISTORY OF A CUP OF TEA in Rhymes & Pictures. THE HISTORY OF A POUND OF SUGAR. Rhymes & Pictures. THE HISTORY OF A COTTON BALE. Rhymes & Pictures. THE HISTORY OF A GOLDEN SOVEREIGN in Rhymes & Pictures. All issued b yhe same publishers; all circa 1860, and all with the same number of leaves etc. The six titles bound together in full red morocco gilt. All edges gilt. Oblong 130 x 190 mm. A fine set in a fine binding.

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        Mill on the Floss

      , 1860. 1860. First Edition . ELIOT, George. The Mill on the Floss. Edinburgh & London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1860. Three volumes. Octavo, original blind- and gilt-stamped russet cloth, uncut. $2200.First edition, in original cloth.Eliot

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        Die ländlichen Wohnsitze, Schlösser u. Residenzen der ritterschaftlichen Grundbesitzer in der Preussischen Monarchie, Rheinland 2. (Deckeltitel).

      Alexander Duncker, Berlin 1860 - 1860 ff. 88 Bl. Roter Leinenband d. Zt. mit reicher Goldprägung auf dem Vorderdeckel u. goldgeprägtem Rückentitel ("Rheinland II"). Mit 43 (st. 50) Farblithographien, die auf Karton mit Rahmen u. Titel in Golddruck montiert sind. Von 1857 bis 1883 veröffentlichte Duncker 960 Ansichten der Burgen, Schlösser und Herrensitze des Königreich Preußen. Die jährlich erscheinenden Ansichten, deren Vorlagen zum überwiegenden Teil eigens angefertigt worden waren, berücksichtigten alle Landesteile gleichermaßen. Alle Tafeln sind auf den zugehörigen Textblättern in doppelter Folge nummeriert: als Gesamtfolge und als Teilfolgen nach Provinzen. Der vorliegende Band vereinigte die Tafeln 51-100 der Ansichten der preußischen Rheinprovinz aus den Regierungsbezirken Köln, Düsseldorf, Aachen und Koblenz. Enthalten sind 51. Burg Argendorf. - 52. Haus Horst. - 54. Haus Diesdonk. - 55. Rurich. - 57. Volkardey. - 58. Altenhof. - 59. Muffendorf. - 60. Schloss Arff. - 62. Wammen. - 63. Burg Hemmerich. - 64. Leerodt. - 65. Velbrueggen. - 66. Stolzenfels. - 67. Wolfsburg. - 68. Rheineck. - 69. Peppenhoven. - 70. Ehrenstein. - 71. Schloss Sayn. - 72. Türnich. - 73. Rheinstein. - 74. Schloss Krickenbeck. - 76. Schloss Braunfels. - 77. Schloss Frankenberg. - 78. Schloss Freusburg. - 79. Dreiborn (nur Textblatt). - 80. Flamersheim. - 81. Ahrental. - 82. Schloss Neuwied. - 83. Bergerhausen. - 84. Schloss Vlatten. - 85. Schloss Gracht. - 86. Ehreshofen. - 87. Schloss Breill. - 89. Heiligenhoven. - 90. Hemmersbach - 91 St. Matthias - 92 Haus Öfte - 93 Schloss Coblenz - 94 Burg Frentz - 95 Elsum - 96 Zweibrüggen - 97 Haus Linzenich (nur Textblatt) - 98 Hohensolms - 99 Buslar - 100 Rübenach. - Einband an Ecken und Kanten etwas bestoßen, etwas angeshcmutzt und fleckig, Die Tafeln und Textseiten anfangs stark stockfleckig, ab Tafel 57 leicht bis mäßig stockfleckig, zumeist im Randbereich mit abnehmender Tendenz, die letzten Tafeln nur noch gering fleckig. Die Ansichten seblbst sind nur gering bis gar nicht betroffen. 7 Tafeln wurden entfernt. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Documentos relativos a la Empresa de Navegacion del Rio Salado del Norte de la Republica Argentina.

      Buenos Aires, Imprenta del Orden, 1860. - in-8. 71pp. 1 grande carte dépliante hors-texte. Cartonnage moderne à la Bradel. Edition Originale, imprimée à Buenos Aires, de ce recueil de documents concernant un important projet de navigation à vapeur sur le Rio Salado en Argentine. Ingénieur catalan à l'origine d'importants chantiers en Argentine, Estevan Rams y Rubert (1805-1867) dédia sa fortune et les dix dernières années de sa vie à rendre navigable le Rio Salado sans jamais y parvenir, faute de moyens. L'ouvrage est illustré d'un large plan représentant le fleuve. Petites déchirures sans manque au plan. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        THE ADDRESS OF THE PEOPLE OF SOUTH CAROLINA, ASSEMBLED IN CONVENTION, TO THE PEOPLE OF THE SLAVEHOLDING STATES OF THE UNITED STATES

      Charleston: Evans & Cogswell, 1860. 16pp. Original printed yellow wrappers. Light wear to spine, minor wear and soiling. Internally clean. Very good. "Following the Ordinance of Secession itself, which the Carolinians regarded as a latter-day Declaration of Independence, the Address is the most important and most interesting of the several documents of the Secession Convention. It was drawn up by Robert Barnwell Rhett, fire-eating publisher of the MERCURY. The Address cleverly compares the relation of the Southern States to the North to the relation of the American colonies to England, states that all confidence in the North has been lost, asserts the right of secession, and presents a defence of slavery. It is both a justification of the actions of the Convention and an invitation to the other Southern states to join in a new nation" - Harwell. Institutionally common, but scarce in trade. HARWELL, CORNERSTONES OF CONFEDERATE COLLECTING 1. PARRISH & WILLINGHAM 3749.

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        19th century view of Venice - Eugenio Testolini.

      SPLENDID 19TH CENTURY VIEW OF VENICE, SEEN FROM THE GRAND CANAL"Palazzo Ducale". Lithography with original hand colouring, made approx. 1860 by Eugenio Testolini in Venice. Size: (image) 37,5 x 55 cm (paper: 49 x 63 cm).The view depicts the city in those turbulent times, when in 1848?1849 a revolt had briefly re-established the Venetian Republic and in 1866, following the Third Italian War of Independence, Venice, along with the rest of the Veneto, became part of the newly created Kingdom of Italy.With from left to right the Palazzo della Zecca (which once housed the official government mint); the Bibliotheca Marciana (behind the library we see the Campanile di San Marco); the Piazetta di San Marco with the granite columns (between which death sentences were carried out) carrying St Theodore and the Lion of Venice (the city patrons) and in the back on St Mark?s Square the Clock Tower leading to Rialto and St Mark?s Basilica; along the Molo (the quay fronting the lagoon) we see the Doge?s Palace and across the bridge to the right the Palazzo delle Prigioni.In the lagoon there are two paddlewheel steamships, one pumping out a black funnel of smoke, as well as numerous gondolas rowing their customers across the water.Although tourism had been an important sector of Venetian industry since the 18th century, when it was a major centre for the Grand Tour, with its beautiful cityscape, uniqueness, and rich musical and artistic cultural heritage. In the 19th century, it had become a fashionable centre for the rich and famous, often staying or dining at luxury establishments such as the Danieli Hotel and the Caff? Florian. With this fine lithography Eugenio Testolini, who had a shop on Piazza di S. Marco, catered to those wealthy tourists.Venice today is still regarded as one of the world?s most beautiful cities and attracts an estimated 50.000 tourist per day.Price: ?1.250,-.

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        Castel Toblino - Castel Madruzzo.

      Bassadonna L., Milano, 1860. Litografia di dimensioni 41,8x27,5 cm. Buono, ordinari segni d'uso e del tempo. I due noti castelli trentini, Castel Toblino e Castel Madruzzo, sono presentati in due vedute contenute in "Famiglie celebri italiane" di Pompeo Litta. Scheda bibliografica tratta da "Trento illustrata: la città e il territorio in piante e vedute dal XVI al XX secolo", di Aldo Chemelli e Carlo e Marcus Perini, scheda n. 113.

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