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        Panoramaansicht.

      - Farblithographie n. Mercereau b. Lemercier in Paris, um 1860, 13 x 55 Blick von Norden her, mittig der "Ochsenturm".

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        Quadrupeds of North America

      , 1860. 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, Audubon

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        13-Star U.S. Flag

      1860. (AMERICANA). Thirteen-star American flag. No place, circa 1876. Cotton flag , measuring approximately 20-1/2 by 15 inches, with stars arrayed in a 3-2-3-2-3 pattern, top and bottom stripes red, blue canton extends to the sixth stripe and rests on a red stripe. Mounted and framed, entire item measures 34 1/2 by 18 1/2 inches. $20,000.Centennial 13-star American flag, with the canton resting on a red or “blood” stripe.On June 14, 1777, the Continental Congress set the standard for the new nation's flag: ""Resolved: that the flag of the United States be thirteen stripes, alternate red and white; that the union be thirteen stars, white in a blue field, representing a new constellation."" The 13-star Stars and Stripes was official from June 14, 1777, until April 30, 1795, and represented the original 13 states; from that era up to the present there has never been a time when 13-star, 13-stripe flags have not been made and flown. The blue canton ""rests on a red rather than a white stripe. Some flag collectors call this red stripe the 'war' or 'blood' stripe"" (Druckman & Kohn, 39). A ""prisoner's flag"" dating from the Revolutionary War has a canton ""that rests on the fourth red stripe, or 'war stripe'Â… The probable original model for this wartime custom, followed during the War of 1812, the Mexican War, and the Civil War, is the Royal Savage flag' [that flew on that Revolutionary War ship]"" (Mastai & Mastai, 18, 62, 124). The 3-2-3-2-3 ""quincunx"" star pattern (Keim & Keim, 35) of this flag was common between the years 1860-70, although it dates from 1779 (Cooper, Thirteen-Star Flags, 10) and is frequently attributed to Francis Hopkinson, who designed the original U.S. flag (Quaife et al., 40). The stars and canton on this flag are hand stitched, whereas the stripes are machine stitched. Small 13-star flags were a common home project for American families during the Centennial, with instructions printed in journals and kits to create one's own souvenir available for purchase . Wear and discoloration indicate that this flag was flown outdoors, with early hand-stitched repairs. A wonderful example of a late 19th-century flag, handsomely framed.

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        Herr Vogt.

      London, A. Petsch & Co., 1860. - 8vo. VI, (2), 191, (1) pp. Modern half calf with marbled covers and edges. First edition of Marx's longest polemic work, aimed against the polical writer and democrat of 1848, Karl Vogt (1817-95). A member of the German pre-parliament on the extreme left, Vogt had become professor of geology in Geneva in 1852 (he later also held the chair of zoology). The libel suit which he brought against the Augsburg "Allgemeine Zeitung" was tried at the Augsburg district court on 24 October 1859. "An important historical document, and a classic example of irreconcilable political controversy" (cf. Sauer & Auvermann V, 2340). A new and improved edition was published in Moscow in 1941 by the Marx-Engels-Lenin-Institute. Some browning as common; occasional edge chipping due to paper, but a good copy from the estate of the Frankfurt lawyer Wilhelm A. Schaaf (1929-2015). Marx-Engels Erstdrucke 26. Stammhammer I, 145, 22. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Holy Bible in Armenian

      1860. (BIBLE IN ARMENIAN). [Bread of God. Book. Old and New Testaments. Hebrew and Greek Manuscripts Translated.]. New York: [American Bible Society,] 1860. Thick octavo, contemporary full blind-decorated brown morocco rebacked with original spine laid down, raised bands, all edges gilt. $2200.Mid-19th century edition of the “Bread of God,” the Bible, in modern Western Armenian, handsomely bound.The ""Holy Translators"" Mesrop, Sahak the Patriarch, Eznik and others first translated the Bible into ancient Armenian in the late fourth and early fifth centuries (Darlow & Moule II:1, 86). ""In the mid-19th century one of the decisive features of Armenian literature was the replacement of classical Armenian with the vernacularÂ… The Armenian-language printing of the Bible took on a new importance when the Armenian Protestant Community was formed in 1850, and hired the linguist and scholar Elias Riggs to prepare new editions. In 1853 the Smyrna press printed the complete Bible in modern Armenian"" (Neressian, The Bible in the Armenian Tradition 36, 38). This edition was one of several that followed; no corrected edition would be adopted as standard until 1873. Characteristically, the title page refers to the Bible as ""Bread of God."" The line that refers to the Old and New Testaments is in Classical Armenian. Separate New Testament title page. Text printed in two columns of modern Western Armenian type. Bookplate.Interior generally clean, binding with joints and edges lightly worn. A handsome Armenian Bible in excellent condition.

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        Max Havelaar of de koffij-veilingen der Nederlandsche Handelmaatschappij.

      - Amsterdam, J. de Ruyter, 1860. Herbonden in heellinnen met gebruikmaking van het titeletiket van de oude band op de rug ('Multatuli/ Koffij-/ Veilingen.'). (6), 212; (4), 186 p. 1e druk. Net exemplaar, gezet in een twintigste-eeuwse band, beide Franse titels en titelpagina's meegebonden.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat Fokas Holthuis ILAB]
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        Dickens's Works : Pickwick Papers. Sketches by Boz. Great Expectations. Bleak House. Nicholas Nickleby. Oliver Twist. Martin Chuzzlewit. Little Dorrit. Our Mutual Friend. Barnaby Rudge. Dombey and Son. David Copperfield. Hard Times. A Tale of Two Cities. American Notes. Uncommercial Traveller. Christmas Books. History of England. Life of Charles Dickens by John Forster. In thirteen volumes

      London: Chapman and Hall N.d. [c. 1860's]. In 13 volumes. Without 'Old Curiousity Shop' or 'Edwin Drood,' which was yet to be published, but with the 'Life' by John Forster. Contemporary dark green half morocco over dark blue cloth. Raised bands to spines with gilt ruling and gilt-lettered maroon leather title labels. Slight wear & chipping to spine ends of some volumes. Lacks one title label. Covers clean. All clean internally. Text in double columns. Illustrations to each volume by various artists, including 'Phiz.' In VG condition. . Very Good. Half Morocco. 1860. Large 8vo..

      [Bookseller: Fosters' Bookshop]
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        Autograph letter signed ("Joh Brahms").

      [Hannover, October 1860]. - 8vo. 2 pp. on bifolium. To his editor Peter Joseph Simrock regarding his 4 songs, op. 17 which he had recently sent him for publication. Brahms informs him that Clara Schumann asks to send the full score as well as the voices to Dr. H

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        SOUVENIRS DE LA SUISSE

      Briquet et Fils printed by Lemercier, Paris. 1860 approx., Geneva - Geneve Switzerland - Tinted lithographs of Swiss views (20) mostly around Lake Geneva & Mont Blanc but also Berne, Thun, Chute du Rhein etc. Oblong quarto (288 x 215mm) brown gilt and blind-stamped cloth (tips worn/gilt dulled) 20 plates mounted at spine, but only a few blank guards present. Image size is 180 x 118mm with publisher Briquet et Fils and printer's name, Lemercier, and in one or two cases Th. Muller lith(ographer) credited, below is title of the view and all surrounded by a ruled line about a centimeter from the image. Some edges dusty and a bit tatty but affecting only the edge. *Fine coloured lithographic plates each with beautifully printed shrp detail. Some plates are coming loose from binding but the collection appears to be complete - if all images had their guard-sheets the width of the spine could scarcely accomodate more. Lithography is well printed. Lemercier was an established Parisian printer, Briquet who sold these view-books was based in Geneva but later had ties with publishers in other Swiss cities. 1 volume.

      [Bookseller: Abbey Antiquarian Books]
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        Autograph Letter Signed

      Not published, London 1860 - Two page letter, written entirely in the hand of and signed by English architect and Civil Engineer Thomas Page. The letter reads "6 Hanover Square. 15 April 1860. My dear Mr. Cooke [E. W. Cooke, (1811-1880) English Painter and Botanist], I am ashamed of the delay in acknowledging your letter - your very witty + characteristic letter which I have just received back from E.W. Dallas [1809-1879]. I think - nay I am sure that your letter is the best part of the whole performance." It continues in the same vein for another page and is signed boldly by page. Moderate discoloration from old adhesive along one edge. Page designed the embankment of Thames in 1842, and Westminster Bridge. Included is a 19th century engraving of the Thames Embankment. Autograph, Manuscript. Size: Octavo (8vo) [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Kurt Gippert Bookseller ABAA]
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        SOUVENIRS DE LA SUISSE

      Geneva - Geneve Switzerland: Briquet et Fils printed by Lemercier, Paris, 1860 approx. Hardcover. Good. Tinted lithographs of Swiss views (20) mostly around Lake Geneva & Mont Blanc but also Berne, Thun, Chute du Rhein etc. Oblong quarto (288 x 215mm) brown gilt and blind-stamped cloth (tips worn/gilt dulled) 20 plates mounted at spine, but only a few blank guards present. Image size is 180 x 118mm with publisher Briquet et Fils and printer's name, Lemercier, and in one or two cases Th. Muller lith(ographer) credited, below is title of the view and all surrounded by a ruled line about a centimeter from the image. Some edges dusty and a bit tatty but affecting only the edge. *Fine coloured lithographic plates each with beautifully printed shrp detail. Some plates are coming loose from binding but the collection appears to be complete - if all images had their guard-sheets the width of the spine could scarcely accomodate more. Lithography is well printed. Lemercier was an established Parisian printer, Briquet who sold these view-books was based in Geneva but later had ties with publishers in other Swiss cities.

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        Sammelblatt mit 18 Ansichten auf 1 Blatt.

      - altkolorierte Lithographie b. Roth & Wagner in Stuttgart, um 1860, 20,5 x 41 Nicht bei Reiniger! - Zeigt den Kursaal und Vier T

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Norbert Haas]
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        The Indian empire: history, topography, geology, climate, population, chief cities and provinces tributary and protected States ...

      New York: S. D. Brain , 1860. Full title - The Indian empire: history, topography, geology, climate, population, chief cities and provinces tributary and protected states military power and resources religion, education, crime land tenures staple products government, finance, and Commerce. Very good condition 3 volume matched set. This set is not dated and the date listed is an estimate. Quarter leather over marbled boards. These books have new front end sheets and have been resewn. . The original boards have been retained along with the original spine coverings. The books have 5 raised bands and the titles are in gold gilt. The books are tighly bound and square. Not ex library books. The pages show some age toning and some foxing - particularly around the illustrations. There was an envelope attached to one of the front end sheets and a letter is attached to the following end sheet. It is a thank you note to one Doctor Thomas Layton. The letter is dated 1870 and is several pages long. Pasted onto the letter is a death notice for one A.A. Nevins , a prominent cotton merchant. I left these item in the book due to their curious nature. Maybe someone will take the time to find out about these individuals. All of the volumes have illustrations, but the third volume has probably at least 100. This is a very nice , tightly bound and well preserved set of books. This set is well priced for the edition and condition. . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

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        Tablleau D'Apiculture (Mouches

      - altkolorierte Lithographie v. Hamet & Lombard b. Bouasse-Lebel, um 1860, 49,5 x 63,5 Sammelblatt zur Imkerei mit beschreibendem Text. - Sehr informativ und dekorativ!

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Norbert Haas]
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        Grand Th

      Paris 1860 - Litograph, mm 320x430, printed in sepia, on subject by Sadownikoff, printed by Lemercier. Large format and nice view of the Bolshoi theatre. Very good condition. vedutistica.

      [Bookseller: libreria antiquaria perini Sas di Perini]
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        Zoologie du jeune âge ou Histoire naturelle des animaux écrite pour la jeunesse

      Strasbourg, Derivaux, 1860. 1860, 1860, in-4, frontispice, VII, (1), 329, (3) pages et 33 planches, cartonnage bleu clair de l'éditeur à la bradel, imprimé en noir (plats frottés, coiffes et coins abîmés, dos sali), Frontispice et 33 planches, par G. Silbermann, réhaussées à la main. Texte sur 2 colonnes. Dominique Auguste Lereboullet (1804-65) était médecin et zoologiste. Il obtint la chaire de zoologie et d'anatomie comparée à la Faculté des Sciences de Strasbourg, au départ de son maître, Georges Louis Duvernoy. Dans cet ouvrage, très joliment illustré, l'auteur a respecté le cadre des classifications les plus usitées (animaux vertébrés : mammifères, oiseaux, reptiles et poissons ; animaux articulés : cirripèdes, crustacés, arachnides, insectes, myriapodes et annélides ; mollusques ; zoophytes). Malgré des faibles rousseurs, joli exemplaire dans son cartonnage d'origine

      [Bookseller: Librairie Alain Brieux]
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        Messine - Messina

      [Weitzel Alsazia 1850 - 1860] - Litografia impreziosita da bella coloritura coeva e ripresa con chiaro d'uovo, mm. 257x383 relativi alla sola parte incisa (compresi marg. bianchi mm. 360x510). Suggestiva veduta della citt

      [Bookseller: TABERNA LIBRARIA - ALAI - ILAB]
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        Campagne de Piémont et de Lombardie en 1859. Illustrée de gravures sur acier d'après Winterhalter, gravées par Ferdinand Delannoy et Wilmann. De types militaires des différents corps des armées française, sarde et autrichienne dessinés par Ch. Vernier. De plans de batailles, de places fortes, etc.

      Paris, Garnier Frères, 1860.. Two parts in one volume. Crown quarto. Pp. xi, 312; 328. Plus 8 steel-engraved plates including 2 different frontispieces; 16 hand-coloured plates of uniformed military men; 4 folding hand-coloured maps. Hardcover, bound in contemporary half calf and marbled boards, large orange morocco lettering-piece lettered and decorated in gilt to spine, spine gilt tooled direct; boards rubbed and bit discoloured, corner-tips worn, fore edge of one plate bit frayed, old military institutional stamp to title. Some foxing here and there but withal an impressive tome in a very good condition, clean plates and crisp folding maps. ~ First edition. Amédée Barthélémy Gayet de Cesena (1810-1889). Beautifully illustrated.

      [Bookseller: Librarium of The Hague]
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        Les macrolépidoptères du globe. Révision systématique des macrolépidoptères connus jusqu'à ce jour publiée avec le concours des spécialistes les plus renommés.Stuttgart, A. Kernen; Paris E. Le Moult, 1908-1945 (with the impressum "Paris, Cabinet Entomologique, E. Le Moult" pasted on most title-pages). 16 parts and 4 supplements. Folio (32 x 26 cm). With 1266 beautiful chromolithographed plates depicting numerous butterflies. Parts I-V, IX & XIII (7 parts in 9 volumes) are bound in contemporary marbled light brown calf. The other parts are unbound.

      - Nissen, ZBI, II 3799 Nb. First edition of the French translation of an extensive and beautifully illustrated butterfly encyclopeadia, edited by the German entomologist Adalbert Seitz (1860-1938) who specialised in Lepidoptera. The encyclopeadia can be divided into 4 parts: butterflies of the Arctic, American, Indo-Australian and African regions. Its objective was to illustrate every butterfly and macro-moth in the world. Seitz was director of the Zoological Garden and departmental chief of the Senckenberg museum, both in Frankfurt. It was his intention to finish the whole encyclopeadia by 1912, which proved to be quite unrealistic, and the publication was stopped and delayed due to both the World Wars. Eventually the publication of the encyclopeadia was abandoned in 1954, leaving the encyclopeadia unfinshed behind.In very good condition and nearly complete, lacking some text leaves and plates, with some pencil notations and a few leaves detached from bookblock.

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        Programm der großen Kappenfahrt zu Ehren des Prinzen Carneval bei seiner Anwesenheit in unserer alten freien Stadt Frankfurt a. M. von seinen getreuen Bittern ... veranstaltet wird.

      Frankfurt, C. Adelmann, 19. Februar 1860. Plakat auf 4 verschieden farbigen Teilen zusammengesetzt; oben mit 3 Holzschnitten. Blattgr.: 109 x 35 cm. Amüsant zu lesendes Programm der Frankfurter Narren; zuerst werden am Vorabend diverse Läden gestürmt um "Rasselchen, Pfeifchen, Trommelchen, Trompetchen, Ballon gefüllt mit Philisterseelen" zu erbeuten, um dann um 8 Uhr in der großen Narrhalla-Sitzung die Narrheit über Frankfurt ab Mitternacht auszurufen. Darauf "Jedermann geht zu Bette und verspricht sich Grosses". Der 19. Februar ist dann gefüllt mit einem umfangreichen Programm, mit verschiedenen Umzügen und Zusammenkünften. Natürlich endet das dann in einem großen Mal mit "Kaffee, Gesang, Chokolade, Scherz, Wein, Vorträgen und einem großen Ordens-Capitel". Danach sollen die Narren aber auch schlafen gehen. - Mit kleinen Gebrauchsspuren, insgesamt gut erhaltenes Plaket, das aufgrund seiner fragilen Eigenschaft nicht mehr in vielen Exemplaren vorhanden sein dürfte! Bücher de

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Turszynski]
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        Abraham Lincoln Famous Nomination Photograph

      1860 - Platinum print photograph, 20 1/2 x 26 1/2 inches. One of three images taken by Alexander Hesler on June 3, 1860 in Springfield, Illinois. After the war, Philadelphia photographer George B. Ayres purchased Hesler's studio and negatives. This massive print was enlarged from Hesler's negative by Ayres ca. 1897, with original blind stamp in each of the lower corners, "G. B. Ayres, Copyright 1897." Framed to 30 3/4 x 37 1/2 inches. Hesler's photograph, taken right after Lincoln became the Republican nominee for the presidency, was his favorite: "That looks better and expresses me better than any I have ever seen; if it pleases the people I am satisfied," Lincoln said. His law partner William Herndon commented that it was so "essentially Lincolnian; no other artist has ever caught it."Most prints made by Ayres were 8 x 10. The large size and spectacular condition makes this extremely rare.ReferenceOstendorf 26

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        La Vallée d'Aoste

      Amyot, 1860. In-4° (345x265mm), pp. (8), 280, (1) compresi occhietto, frontespizio, epigrafe di dedica ad Amedeo Duca d'Aosta e sommario. Bella legatura in mezza pelle marrone con titolo, filetti e fregi dorati al dorso. Piatti in percallina marrone con filettature plurime a secco e cornice ornamentale in oro al centro dei piatti entro altre filettature, questa volta in oro. Tagli dorati, sguardie decorate a piuma di pavone. 1 carta topografica realizzata da Erhard, della Valle d'Aosta in scala 1:500.000; 33 incisioni f.t., su cartoncino, protette da veline, eseguite da Étienne Chavanne (Culoz, 1797-Grenoble, 1887) su disegno di E. Aubert, rappresentano vedute di vari siti pittoreschi della Valle e del suo capoluogo; una è invece una riproduzione del dittico eburneo di Probo, conservato nel tesoro della cattedrale d'Aosta; 6 altre tavole fuori testo sono cromolitografate a vivaci colori: la prima raffigura lo stemma del re di Sardegna, circondato dalle armi della Valle, della città d'Aosta e di istituzioni ecclesiastiche; 3 altre rappresentano stemmi delle famiglie più in vista del territorio; le due ultime riproducono due mosaici medievali della cattedrale aostana. 97 fig. n.t. di vedute e rovine archeologiche inc. in silografia da Marchand, il tutto tratto dai disegni di Aubert. Fioriture normali. Bellissimo esemplare. Edizione originale di questa celebre opera, considerata la più importante e raffinata sulla regione, in quanto valorizzante il territorio della valle nella bellezza pittoresca dei suoi scenari alpini, nell'imponenza dei suoi ruderi romani e dei suoi castelli medievali e nella sua storia, legata a un illustre passato feudale. Il libro, corredato da illustrazioni di notevole raffinatezza, fu realizzato per un pubblico di viaggiatori, raffinato e cosmopolita. E. Chavanne, autore di varie tavole litografiche, è anche noto come pittore di scene di genere, ritratti e miniature; studiò presso l'École des Beaux-Arts di Lione e fu allievo di Jacomin. Esemplare in ottimo stato conservativo. Manno-Promis, Bibliografia storica degli Stati della Monarchia di Savoia, vol. II, n. 10116; A. Peyrot, La valle d'Aosta nei secoli, n. 300. Perret, Guide des livres sur la montagne et l'alpinisme, 163: "Un magnifique ouvrage sur la Vallée d'Aoste. Devenue rare, l'édition originale de cet ouvrage réputè est très recherchée". Meckly, 006; "Many charming illustrations of the historical buildings of Chamonix and Courmayeur as well as the valley and Mont Blanc". Durio, n. 63: "A pag. 129-131 Mont-Rose et Gressoney S. Jean". Il Monte Bianco nelle immagini e nelle relazioni dell'800, p. 128. Priuli & Noussan, Mont Blanc, n. 433-438. Angelini, 0486. Francese

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        Meissen chocolate pot or pot à jus and lid (Grand Duchess, 1824-1880, wife of Alexander II of Russia, daughter of Ludwig II of Hesse)]

      1860 - with gold decoration around the edges and a rosebud handle, with a crowned monogram on the front, 2½" high with the lid a further 1", no place, circa From the collection of Grand Duke Kyril & Victoria Melita

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        School Atlas of General Geography…

      William Blackwood & Sons,, Edinburgh & London: 1860 - Tall 8vo, leather spine and tips, illustrated with 25 double page colored maps, index 30 pp. Some wear at extremities, chip at top of spine, a little foxing, and signature on front endpaper; otherwise maps are bright and clean. Overall very good. A rather scarce atlas. OCLC locates a handful of copies in any edition. Johnston (1804-1871) was a highly respected Scottish geography who published a number of books on geography beginning in the 1840s. He may be best known for his Physical Atlas, first published in 1848, but the present title was a work that continued to be published in many editions. at least into the late 1870s. Maps in this edition include Italy, the United States, Scotland, Ireland, Russia and Poland, Central America, and Switzerland. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Wohngebäude der Victoria Strasse in Berlin. Vierte vermehrte Auflage.

      Berlin, Ernst u. Korn, nach 1860. - Gross-Folio, circa 48 x 38 cm. 3 Blatt, 20 Tafeln, 1 Plan Etwas späteres Halb-Leinen Zopf/Heinrich S. 79. Vierte erweiterte Ausgabe mit nun 21 Tafeln (die erste hatte nur 18). Zu sehen sind sehr dekorative Ansichten auf Gebäude in der Victoriastrasse in Farblithographie, Grundrisse, Detailansichten, Innenräume etc. Die Erklärungen zu Beginn in deutsch-französischem Paralleltext. - Friedrich Hitzig (1811-1881) war ein bedeutender Architekt des Klassizismus und Historismus. Als junger Mann arbeitete er bereits mit Karl Friedrich Schinkel zusammen und führte seinen Stil besonders in Berlin mit grossem Erfolg weiter. Er baute die alte Berliner Börse und zahlreiche Schlösser sowie Villen und auch Mietshäuser. "- Gut erhalten, nur geringfügig gebräunt und teils wenig randfleckig, meist jedoch sehr sauber und schön. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Thomas Rezek]
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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.). - 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. Lederrücken beschabt. Innen stellenweise leicht braunfleckig. Sonst im Ganzen noch gutes Exemplar. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 3800 Gr.-8°. Halbledereinbände der Zeit mit marmorierten Überzugspapieren.

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        Alphabet, Arabic]

      No publisher, no place 1860 - Books about books; alphabet; 17 unnumbered leaves; manuscript practice book of Arabic alphabet; 2 gilt, colored manuscript pages of the alphabet; 1/2 leather; edges badly chipped; gilt decoration. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Piazzetta San Marco.

      - 1860 circa. Litografia stampata a colori e ritoccata a mano in colore d’epoca, cm 33,5 x 50,3 (la parte figurata). Bella veduta prospettica della piazza, riccamente animata e vivace. Doppio filetto nero e bianco di inquadratura e passpartout grigio a gouache. Difetti marginali ma buona tutta la figurazione. .

      [Bookseller: BOTTEGHINA D'ARTE GALLERIA KÚPROS]
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        Gesamtansicht aus der halben Vogelschau ('Copenhague Vue prise au-dessus de l'entrée du Port et de la Citadelle - Copenhague Vista tomada sobre la entrada del Puerto y de la Ciudadela').

      - altkolorierte Lithographie v. Th. Muller & Noury n. Noury b. L. Turgis in Paris, um 1860, 47,5 x 63,5

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        THE LAKE REGIONS OF CENTRAL AFRICA. A Picture of Exploration.

      Volume I only. xvi, 412 pages. Illustrated with a folding, partly coloured, map, six coloured chromoxylographs, and woodcuts within the text. Original cloth, decorated in blind and titled in gilt. Octavo. First edition. Second issue. Spine worn at head with loss of about 2 cm. of cloth; also the cloth is split to halfway down the spine; prize label for 1861; else a very good, clean copy.

      [Bookseller: David Miles]
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        Fables de la Fontaine (Signed Copy; Signed by Mercedes de Acosta at Chateau de Dieudonne in 1907, with 45 others)

      Paris: Ancienne Librairie Furne, Combet & Cie, 1860. Undated but c1860. Half-leather binding with five raised bands and gilt decoration to the spine. Top edge gilt, marbled endpapers. French text. 24 × 15cm, xv + 393pp. This copy was given as a birthday present in 1907 at a finishing school in France (Chateau de Dieudonne in Bornel) and has been signed to the front endpapers with a postcard to "Dodo" by 46 of the girl's friends, among them is the signature of Mercedes de Acosta (and her sister Baba). Her signature is found bottom right of the right hand page. Mercedes de Acosta (1893-1968) was an American playwright, poet and novelist, and a famous lesbian femme fatale. She was described by Cecil Beaton as "that furious lesbian" and Alice B Toklas wrote of her, "Say what you will about Mercedes de Acosta, she's had the most important women of the twentieth century". Her affaires de coeur included Isadora Duncan, Marlene Dietrich, Eva le Gallienne and most importantly, twelve years with Great Garbo. She was sent to Chateau de Dieudonne after her father's suicide in 1907 and it was here that she became aware of her sexual interests with one her first romances being with a girl called Catalina, the daughter of the head teacher. A collection of Fontaine's Fables, originally written in the late seventeenth century. This edition illustrated with twelve full page tissue-guarded plates by Tony Johnannot. Condition: This is a very good copy. There is moderate wear to the board's outer edges and some bumping and rubbing to the corners but the leather to the spine is in very good condition with the gilt work remaining crisp, but with a little loss to the top compartment. The inner binding is secure, the pages are clean but age-toned. Some mild foxing to the plates. The pages with the signatures is in good order. A rare and collectible book.. Signed. Half Leather. Very Good.

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        Atlante annesso all'opera Corso di geografia universale sviluppato in cento lezioni e diviso in tre grandi parti. Vol. 5° contenente 50 carte ripiegate.

      e senza editore circa, 1860. Vol. in 8° contenete 50 carte ripiegate (alcune molte volte) con i contorni colorati. Alcune hanno dei guasti alle piegature, per la massima parte sono in buono stato. Legatura in mezza pelle coeva. Non essendo presente il frontespizio non abbiamo potuto indicare luogo ed editore. Legatura in mezza pelle coeva.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Gullà]
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        Ebersbach in der K. S. Oberlausitz. Sammelblatt mit einer Gesamtansicht und 24 Teilansichten von Carl Wilhelm Arldt. Lithographie mit Tonplatte,

      F, W. Dressler, Ebersbach 1860 - um 1860. Bildgröße 44x72 cm, Blattgröße 56x74cm. Sehr seltenes großformatiges Blatt, geschaffen von dem Zeichner und Lithographen Carl Wilhelm Arldt (1809 Ruppersdorf - 1868 Löbtau bei Dresden, vgl. Thieme-B. .). Es zeigt die Stadt zu Beginn der Industrialisierung mit einer großen Gesamtansicht und Teilansichten vom Gasthof zum Goldnen Löwen, C.F. Henkes Fabrik, H.H. Henkes Fabrik, Das Pastorat u. Diaconat Gebäude, Die Kirche, Die Schulgebäude, Fabrik u. Appretur von Nicolai & Co., Schlossschänke, Wünsches Dampfbade Anstalt, Posthaus, Gerichtskretscham, Königl. Gerichts-Amt, Chausseegeld-Einnahme, Zoll-Amt, Das Schiesshaus, Zischangs Restauration, u. v.li. Gasthaus zur Stadt Zittau, C.G.A. Freudes Fabrik, Vogel & Corners Fabrik, Buschmühle, Gochts Bleiche u. Appretur Anstalt, Röthigs Krämerei, Spreefluß-Quelle, Gasthof zur Stadt Leipzig. Die große Ansicht links mit zwei längeren restaurierten Einrissen. Gut erhalten. HINWEIS: Der Titel ist Teil des Messekataloges der 23. Leipziger Antiquariatsmesse und darf daher nicht vor dem 24.3. verkauft werden.

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        Eighteen Illustrations.

      n.p. [c.1860?] 18 images, approx. 10 x 14 cms, mounted within thick mounts in an attractive brown morocco Victorian album. The clasp is missing. Renier booklabel. a.e.g.An album of eighteen illustrations, beautifully printed on white silk. The illustrations depict aspects of rural life, showing idealised scenes of the farm and homestead. They are predominately of children and young girls, occupied in a range of pastoral activities, such as feeding chickens, milking cows, tethering ponies, and tending sheep. Each design bears the monogram 'FB', but we have been unable to identify the artist.

      [Bookseller: Jarndyce Rare Books]
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        NARRATIVE OF THE CANADIAN RED RIVER EXPLORING EXPEDITION OF 1858 Two volume set

      London: Longman, Green, Longman, and Roberts, 1860. Two volume set, complete with 11 maps and 20 color plates. Original cloth bindings are moderately sunned on the spine, with some fraying and rubbing; protected in archival mylar. The rear hinge of the first volume is cracked, remaining intact. Vol. I: xx, 494 pages, followed by 26 pages of advertisement. Vol. II: xvi, 472 pages including an index. Numerous woodcuts in text. The color plates are printed using the chromoxylograph process. Field 699; Wagner-Camp 360. During the expedition, Mr. Hind lived among the Crees and Chippeways, whom he observed and recorded in detail. One of the best, most comprehensive early works on the Indians of Canada. Previous owner's inscription neatly on the front endpaper. The single page maps are hand-colored, and the folding maps are in excellent condition and are also enhanced by hand-coloring. First edition.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good- condition. Octavo (8vo).

      [Bookseller: Kurt Gippert Bookseller (ABAA)]
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        The Mill on the Floss

      Blackwood, 1860 A set of three volumes published by Blackwood in 1860. All three are in very good condition indeed. All have had their hinges strengthened and spine tips reinforced. Neat gift inscriptions to all three. Corners are fairly sharp - the gilt titling is very strong indeed. A nice set.

      [Bookseller: John Atkinson Books]
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        Toldboden. La Douane.

      Litografi af Ad. Kittendorff efter tegning af Emanuel Larsen. 19,5 x 29,0 cm. [København ca. 1860]. I nyere ramme fra Brock Rammehåndværk. Rammen måler 29,5 x 38 cm. Isac Wilhelm Tegner (1815-1893) og Adolph Kittendorff (1820-1902).De to litografer havde begge arbejdet for Em. Bærentzen & Co. I 1850 oprettede de sammen firmaet I.W.Tegner & Kittendorffs Lithografiske Institut. Firmaet eksisterede til Tegners død i 1893.

      [Bookseller: Finnerups Antikvariat]
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        Reise in den Orient Europa’s (2 Bände)

      Eberfeld, Bädeker, 1860-/61. - und einen Teil Westasien’s, zur Untersuchung des Bodens und seiner Producte, des Klima’s, der Salubritäts-Verhältnisse und vorherrschenden Krankheiten. Mit Beiträgen zur Geschichte, Charakteristik und Politik der Bewohner. Mit 1 lithographierten Falttafel, XIV, 319 Seiten; 4 Blatt, 374 Seiten, 1 Blatt, blindgeprägte Leinenbände der Zeit mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel, 23 x 15 cm, Jeweils Exlibris auf Spiegel, innen leicht gebräunt, Band 1 im äußeren weißen Rand mit schmalem Wasserrand. Der deutsche Militärarzt, Chirurg und Hochschullehrer Carl Wilhelm Wutzer (1789 bis 1863) unternahm seine im vorliegenden Werk beschriebene Studienreise durch Teile des Balkans und Westanatoliens schon fast am grauen Star erblindet wenige Jahre vor seinem Tode. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat H. Carlsen]
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        Außerordentliche Vorstellungen von E. Bosco aus Turin bestehend aus Chiromancie, Prestidigitation, Magie, Illusion, Physique, Megnétisme, Electricité, Mécanique, Escamaotage etc. etc.

      (Frankfurt), Druck von R. Baist, ca. 1860. Einblattdruck mit typographischem Text. Blattgr.: 37 x 23 cm. Seltenes Plakat zu einem Auftritt des Eugene Bosco (1823/1830-1891), unehelicher Sohn des berühmten italienischen Zauberes Bartolomeo Bosco (1793-1863 in Dresden). Seine kurze Karriere erlitt bereits 1857 einen folgenschweren Einbruch: Bei einer Vorführung schoss er sich in die Hand, die seitdem verkrüppelt blieb und damit viele seiner Tricks unmöglich machte. Wie schon sein Vater verstarb er in Armut. Bücher de

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Turszynski]
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        Neues Conversations-Lexikon

      Staats- und Gesellschafts-Lexikon. In Verbindung mit deutschen Gelehrten und Staatsmännern herausgegeben. 20 Bände. Bd. 2: Almquist bis Atthalin Bd. 3: Atticus bis Bichat Bd. 4: Bickell bis Camoens Bd. 5: Campagna di Roma bis Dänemark Bd. 6: Daniel bis Elisabeth Bd. 7: Ellora bis Fünen Bd. 8: Fürst bis Gynlai Bd. 9: Haag bis Illuminaten Bd. 10: Illyrien bis Kalandsgilden Bd. 11: Kalckreuth bis Lanjuinais Bd. 12: Lannes bis Marmont Bd. 13: Marmontel bis Münch-Bellinghausen Bd. 14: München bis Österreich Bd. 15: Österreichischer Erbfolgekrieg bis Pomare Bd. 16: Pombal bis Reformierter Kirche Bd. 17: Réfugiés bis Saint-Simon Bd. 18: Saint-Simon bis Seleucia Bd. 19: Seleuciden bis Stieglitz Bd. 20: Stieglitz bis Ungarn Bd. 22: Wein bis Ziegler. Band 1 und 21 fehlen. Leineneinband. Berlin: F. Heinicke 1860-1866. Zusammen 16319 Seiten. Einbände etwas berieben, Bd. 12 im oberen Bereich angesengt, bei Bd. 12 sind der Einband und die ersten Seiten stark befleckt und verschmutzt.

      [Bookseller: Berliner Zinnfiguren / Preussisches Büc]
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        On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection,

      London: John Murray,, 1860. or the preservation of favoured races in the struggle for life. Fifth thousand. Octavo in twelves. Original diagonal-wave-grain green cloth, covers blocked in blind, spine lettered and decorated in gilt, brown coated endpapers, fore and bottom edges untrimmed. Folding diagram to face p. 117, 32 pages of publisher's advertisements to rear, dated January 1860. Faint ownership inscription to front pastedown, binder's ticket to rear pastedown. Spine a little darkened, a couple of marks to rear cover; an excellent copy in unusually bright cloth. Second edition of "the most important biological book ever written" (Freeman), one of 3,000 copies printed, the issue most commonly met with, bearing 1860 on the title page (a very few copies bear 1859). The second edition "can be recognised immediately by the date, by the words 'fifth thousand', and the correct spelling of 'Linnean' on the title page ? The misprint 'speceies' is corrected and the whale-bear story diluted, an alteration which Darwin later regretted, although he never restored the full text. The story is not found again in any printing, except in the American editions of 1860, until the end of copyright".

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        Blick auf ein Bauernhaus, dahinter die Burgruine Treuenstein.

       Aquarell von Carl Scharold, 1860, 26 x 20,5 cm. Thieme-Becker Bd. XXIX, S. 587. - Der Architketur- und Landschaftsmaler (Würzburg 1811 - 1865) schuf bevorzugt Aquarelle. Eine Auswahl befindet sich in der Maillinger Sammlung in München (Band II, Nr. 3051-57). - Die Burg mit dem \"Gescheibten Turm\" liegt im Nordosten von Bozen, im Stadtteil Gries. - Im Ganzen leicht gebräunt und mit Lichtrand. Dekorativ gerahmt. Versand D: 6,00 EUR Aquarell/Zeichnung, Europa, ITALIEN - Südtirol

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        OLD MACKINAW; or, the Fortress of the Lakes and Its Surroundings.

      Philadelphia: James Challen & Son, 1860. 404 pages of text. The original green hardcover cloth binding is moderately shelfworn, rubbed and soiled, remaining intact and attractive. Contains a frontis, folding map, and three plates. The first and final few pages are moderately foxed, and there is minor foxing scattered here and there. First edition. Not in Howes.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good- condition. Octavo (8vo).

      [Bookseller: Kurt Gippert Bookseller (ABAA) ]
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        Nouveau Jeu de Loto Géographique et Universel ou Tableaux des Capitales de L'Univers.

      Paris: Chromol de Engelmann et Graf, c. 1860. Loto Game, consisting of 18 pictorial game cards, each illustrated with five lithographic scenes, one small cloth bag containing glass counters, one large cloth bag containing 90 numbered circular timber tokens, folio rule sheet printed on yellow paper; all contained in the original decorated card box measuring 224 x 280 mm., with colour-printed lid, decorated in gold. A rare and exquisitely produced geographical lotto game, featuring lithographs of major cities and ports of the world. There are 90 countries and principalities featured in Europe, Asia, Oceania, Africa and America, and each is represented by an illustration and brief description of population, exports and industries.Many of the representations of recently-settled Pacific destinations such as Hawaii, Tahiti and the Marquesas are drawn from published voyage accounts. The fine depiction of Sydney Harbour is very closely modelled on the view "Vooloo-mooloo au Port Jackson" which was published in the official account of La Place's grand voyage in La Favorite. This view had originally been drawn in Sydney by the voyage's artist Barthelemy Lauvergne, and was prepared for publication as an aquatint by Sainson."Nouveau Jeu de Loto..." is a particularly fine example of the deluxe nineteenth-century French children's games - beautiful and practical educational devices which made drawing-room geographical study a pleasure. The fine lithographs were printed by Engelmann and Graf, the company established by pioneering French lithographer Godefroy Engelmann.Scarce when complete and especially so when in such fine condition. Some slight ageing to lid otherwise in fine original condition.

      [Bookseller: Hordern House]
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