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2019-08-21 12:12:14
1862. All things considered these are in amazing condition. Belonged to Col. Weatherby of Columbus, Ohio our relative on my father's mother's side. Col. Weatherby fought bravely at Vicksburg and was captured by Confederate Officer who saw he was 'a true gentleman' ... that night the Confederate leading Officer gave him a pistol as he said someone was taking over the death march through the upcoming woods to prison camp..... his gift gave Col. Weatherby his freedom..... These were found among a box of battle field communication scrolls and other artifacts and books. All things considered these are in amazing condition. Belonged to Col. Weatherby of Columbus, Ohio who was our relative on my father's mother's side. Col. Weatherby fought bravely at Vicksburg and was captured by Confederate Officer who saw he was 'a true gentleman' ... that night the Confederate leading Officer gave him a pistol as he said someone was taking over the death march through the upcoming woods to prison camp..... his gift gave Col. Weatherby his freedom..... These were found among a box of battle field communication scrolls and other artifacts and books. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: DekorGalleryy (dekorgal) [San Pedro, California, US]
2019-08-20 01:12:06
Warder, T.B. & James M. Catlett
Richmond: Enquirer Book and Job Press, 1862. First. Wraps bound in. VG+. The restoration made this a very attractive book./No jacket. CONFEDERATE IMPRINT. P&W-5100, C-2662. Howes 101. Not in Nevins. Dornbusch III-1509. A really handsome book as it is bound into 3/4 leather and marbled boards by one of the best restorers in the business. He also restored the tipped in map. The book does not have the laid in map. Howes 101 says "two maps in some copies" implying some came with a single map. The Dornbusch reference also states one map is possible. The required errata sheet is bound in at the end of the book.
Bookseller: Old South Books [U.S.A.]
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2019-08-18 09:33:21
Isham, Asa B. AN HISTORICAL SKETCH OF THE SEVENTH REGIMENT MICHIGAN VOLUNTEER CAVALRY From its Organization, in 1862, to its Muster Out, in 1865 New York Town Topics Publishing Company 1st Edition 1st Printing Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall Hardcover Book condition is Very Good; bound in full cloth with gilt embossed titles at spine and to front cover. Edgewear to boards, including a few bumps and light rubbing. Boards are slightly bumped. Light scuffing and smuding to boards. A few small stains to rear cover. Light toning to front and rear end pages. Text is clean and unmarked. No date, circa 1893. Ilustrated throughout with portraits. Frontispiece portrait of Colonel W. D. Mann. A few photocopied pages of research related to the Seventh Cavalry laid in, dated 2002.
1862. Isham, Asa B. AN HISTORICAL SKETCH OF THE SEVENTH REGIMENT MICHIGAN VOLUNTEER CAVALRY From its Organization, in 1862, to its Muster Out, in 1865 New York Town Topics Publishing Company 1st Edition 1st Printing Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall Hardcover Book condition is Very Good; bound in full cloth with gilt embossed titles at spine and to front cover. Edgewear to boards, including a few bumps and light rubbing. Boards are slightly bumped. Light scuffing and smuding to boards. A few small stains to rear cover. Light toning to front and rear end pages. Text is clean and unmarked. No date, circa 1893. Ilustrated throughout with portraits. Frontispiece portrait of Colonel W. D. Mann. A few photocopied pages of research related to the Seventh Cavalry laid in, dated 2002. Please visit our Ebay store for more collectible, rare and fine books. Thank you for visiting!
Bookseller: evolvinglensbookseller33 [Pomona, New York, US]
2019-08-17 05:34:22
[Women's Activism] Female Missionary Society of North Iowa
Iowa, 1862. Manuscript ledger of an activist group operating out of Iowa in the years leading up to the American Women's Movement. Comprised of 23 handwritten pages in varying inks, pencils and hands, and including several illustrations and notes that appear to be from a young child. Measures 6.5 x 7.5 inches in original brown boards with ink title to front. Some paper loss to lower edges of first two pages, causing some loss to text. Dated 1844 on the front board and 1862 on later pages, this appears to be from one of the earliest women's societies in the state. The period in which this ledger was created was a time of important cultural change, allowing for women to create space for their own social activism. For those in the Methodist Church, movements related to equality -- whether abolition, women's suffrage, or class gaps -- had been woven into the very fabric of their identities. Created initially in 1844, four years before Seneca Falls initiated the women's movement, it runs to 1862, three years before the abolition of slavery. And Iowa's role as a pioneering region central to both movements makes it a sensible cradle for the group's formation. The name of the group in the present ledger goes through several iterations over time -- they variously call themselves the Female Missionary Society of North Iowa, the North Iowa Missionary Society for Ladies, and the Female Benevolent Society of the Methodist Episcopal Church of North Iowa -- but they seem to have operated throughout officially as "an Auxiliary to the Missionary Society of the Methodist Episcopal Church. … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2019-08-16 20:33:09
Mahan, D.H.
Richmond: West and Johnston, 1862. Unknown. HB. Square and tight. Yankee mouse chewed a small piece out of the lower right .Mnbay maps and illustrations, all seem in good order. Paper spine label colored over./No Jacket. CONFEDERATE IMPRINT!!! P&W- 4947. C- 2459. A very rare copy of a manual copied from Mahan who was an authority on the subject and who taught at West Point. All the required plates are present. The book is in its original binding, however the spine has been "painted" which covered the paper label. There is chewing on the lower front pages, not damaging the text. THERE IS A FADED SIGNATURE IN THE FRONT, " W.S. GAY, CS ARMY, 1862." SPECLATIVE RESEARCH INDICATES ONLY A FEW POSSIBILITIES, THE POSSIBLE OWNER WAS A MEMBER OF THE 20TH (FORREST'S) TENNESSEE CAVALRY, AND WAS A MAJOR. HE IS THE ONLY OFFICER LISTED OF 70 PEOPLE WITH THE NAME GAY. THE BOOK IS NOT LIKELY ONE THAT WOULD BE OWNED BY AN ENLISTED MEMBER. BUT THEN, IT'S CAVALRY, TOO!
Bookseller: Old South Books [U.S.A.]
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2019-08-16 11:22:26
Governor of the colony
'Printed at the Royal Gazette office'. See item description. ([Georgetown): printed at the Royal Gazette office, 1862-65 and 1874-76. First editions. c370 pages in volume 1 and c275 in volume 2. First volume containing 101 ordinances, and the second volume with 37 ordinances. Ordinances from 1pp up to 32pp or more, all separately paginated. Each with printed ordinance number and date in thick black letterpress at top of first page, and printer's colophon at foot of last page. Bound uniformally in black half-leather over marbled boards. Top edges gilt. Morocco labels and gilt lettering to spines. 'West Indies / British Guiana / Ordinances / 1862 to 1865 [and 1874 to 1876]'. Ex-libris the House of Lords library with red 'disposal' stamp on front pastedown of each volume. Horizontal blind-stamp on leather adjacent to spine on upper covers 'Library House of Lords' on each volume. 4to (32cm x 20.8cm). Very Good condition (with the exception of around 23 leaves - see below). Boards and edges rather rubbed, and corners bumped. Spines a bit worn. Internally, the vast majority of ordinances (around 128) with generally clean and bright pages (scattered light age-toning to a few), with the exception of the following 10 ordinances in the first volume [23 leaves in total] which are heavily foxed (see last gallery image for example): No. 1-3, 1864 [3 folios]; No. 4, 1864, p-17-25; No. 12-13, 1864 [6 folios]; No. 25-27, 1864 [5 folios]; No. 16, 1865 [4 folios]. Light vertical crease in the first few ordinances in the second volume. Please ask if you require a more detailed condition repor … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: kernoozers [Ascot, GB]
2019-08-15 14:04:24
DUCHENNE DE BOULOGNE, Guillaume
Paris: Veuve Jules Renouard, 1862. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 8vo (270 x 179 mm). vi [2], 194 pp., including frontispiece with albumen print, 9 plates of albumen prints each showing 16 images of physiognomic studies. Bound in contemporary three-quarter calf, spine with gilt-lettered morocco label and some gilt decoration, marbled endpapers (slight rubbing of extremities, corners bumped and scuffed). Text with minor uneven scattered foxing, a few pages little browned, but generally a fresh and clean copy. ---- Hirsch II, p.226ff; cf. Garrison-Morton 4973; Waller 2607. RARE FIRST EDITION. Duchenne studied the mechanism of facial expression during emotion; his atlas of photographs is a most important contribution to medical photography." (Garrison-Morton). "Duchenne was the first to use electricity for the study of the anatomy of the human body. For this specific work, he stimulated the muscles of the face with electricity and recorded the various results in photographs that he himself made. In doing so, he in effect distanced himself from the traditional notion that the passions and expressions were metaphysically motivated. The results of his research were used by Charles Darwin in The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals (1873). - Visit our website for additional images and information. Very Good.
Bookseller: Milestones of Science Books [Germany]
2019-08-13 21:22:21
MOORE FRANCK
NEW YORK: PUTNAM, 1862. Original condition.Scroll down or push the button SEE FULL ITEM DESCRIPTION for MUCH MORE PHOTOS and details. HISTORICAL BOOK HEROES & MARTYRS : NOTABLE MEN OF THE TIME DISTINGUISHED IN THE AMERICAN CRISIS OF 1861-62 EDITED by MOORE FRANCK , PUBLISHED by PUTNAM , 1862 NEW YORK Complete of all the 40 black and white engravings of notable Statemens , Politicians and Military men 253 Pages , 8"3/4 by 11" Brown leather binding , very solid , corners slightly bumped Foxing , a water stain on the edge of the 10 first pages INTERNATIONAL BUYERS : I ALWAYS REFUND DIFFERENCE IF SHIPPING COST IS LESS VISIT MY EBAY SHOP FOR MORE ART BOOKS & ANTIQUE TOYS !! ALL ITEMS LISTED HERE ARE ALSO FOR SALE IN MY REAL ANTIQUE TOY SHOP IN NEW YORK I BUY YOUR VINTAGE AND ANTIQUE TOYS. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: The Antique Toy Shop New York (theantiquetoyshopnewyork) [New York, New York, US]
2019-08-13 16:22:29
PIERRE CORNEILLE - CH. MARTY-LAVEAUX
1862, Librairie Hachette et Cie. - Reliure signée du Relieur SMEERS ENGEL. - EX-DONO au premier volume AUX PETITS FERS DORES sur pièce de maroquin : "CORDIAL HOMMAGE DU DIRECTEUR DE LA COLLECTION A SON AUGUSTE ELEVE MONSEIGNEUR LE COMTE DE PARIS". - Cachets Humides sur chaque volume en p. de fx titre avec monogramme et couronne royale "BIBLIOTHEQUE DE S.A.R. Mgr LE COMTE DE PARIS". - 13 Vol. forts in-8 demi maroquin à coins aux Armes fleurdelisées de Monseigneur Le COMTE DE PARIS. Compris l'Album EN IN-QUARTO souvent manquant. Rousseurs papier. Tête dorée. Menus défauts de reliure. - 1er Vol. : Contreplat avec l'Ex-dono, garde signée du relieur SMEERS, 1 f. 2 p. de fx titre dont cachet humide de la Bibliothèque Royale, p. de titre bicolore, cxc p., 1 f. de table, 502, cxvi p. dont Table. - 2nd Vol. : Contreplat , 1 f. 2 p. de fx titre dont cachet humide de la Bibliothèque Royale, p. de titre bicolore, 530. - 3me Vol., garde , 1 p. de fx titre dont cachet humide de la Bibliothèque Royale, p. de titre bicolore, 514 p. - 4me Vol., garde , 1 p. de fx titre dont cachet humide de la Bibliothèque Royale, p. de titre bicolore, 572 p. - 56me Vol., garde , 1 p. de fx titre dont cachet humide de la Bibliothèque Royale, p. de titre bicolore, 514 p. - 6me Vol., garde , 1 p. de fx titre dont cachet humide de la Bibliothèque Royale, p. de titre bicolore, 660 p. - 7me Vol., garde , 1 p. de fx titre dont cachet humide de la Bibliothèque Royale, p. de titre bicolore, 596 p. - 8me Vol., garde , 1 p. de fx titre dont cachet humide de la Bibliothèque Royale, p. de titre bicolore, 538 … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: LIBRAIRIE ANCIENNE BERNARD MARIE ROLIN [BLET, France]
2019-08-12 16:28:38
1862. 5 in x 3 1/2 in Civil War New Testament and the book of Psalms includes old paper photo of Abraham Lincoln and wife The following is what is written inside the front covers of the Bible: (See Photos) This book together with 199 others and five black ledges was signed at the publishing house of the M.E. church South Nashville Tenn. Aug 21 st. 1862 by Rev. H.A. Patterson. Chaplin 11th mich vols. The box was consigned to Col. E S. Smith 11th Tenn. Cavalry (Rebel Camp) Cheatham Robertson Co. Tenn. The whole with the exception of this copy was turned ever to the sanitary commission for the use of the Hospitals Believed to be the 2nd Bible printed in Tennessee Civil War Display.
Bookseller: historicprints [Lynchburg, Virginia, US]
2019-08-12 14:12:45
Reybaud Louis
1862. Bel exemplaire. Rare EO. Louis Reybaud. Rapport sur la condition morale, intellectuelle et matérielle, des ouvriers qui vivent de l'industrie du coton (1860-1862). Rare édition originale in-4 publiée dans les Mémoires de l'Académie des sciences. Bel exemplaire. Louis REYBAUD. Rapport sur la condition morale, intellectuelle et matérielle, des ouvriers qui vivent de l'industrie du coton, par M. Louis Reybaud. Fait à la suite d'une mission que lui a confiée l'Académie. Lu dans les séances des 1er et 15 décembre 1860 ; 23 février, 1er et juin, 20 juillet, 10 août, 2 et 23 novembre 1861 ; 18 janvier, 8 février, 10 et 24 mai et 7 juin 1862. S.l.n.d. [1862] [Imprimerie Royale] 1 volume grand in-4 (27,8 x 22 cm) paginé de [603] à 1014. Reliure postérieure demi-percaline noire, filets dorés au dos, plats de papier marbré. Deux coins légèrement touchés sans gravité sinon très bel exemplaire très frais. Il n'y a pas de page de titre spéciale (ce qui est normal). Papier de qualité, sans rousseurs. Edition originale rare publiée immédiatement à la suite des lectures à l'Académie dans le tome XI des Mémoires de l'Académie des sciences morales et politiques. L'Académie des sciences avait confié à Reybaud plusieurs missions sur l'état de l'industrie en France : ouvriers du coton, de la soie, de la laine, de l'industrie du fer. Chacune de ces missions a fait l'objet d'un rapport très détaillé et très intéressant. Louis Reybaud (1799-1879) est un homme politique et économiste libéral et auteur de nombreux ouvrages sur l'histoire politique et sociale de la France au milieu du XIXe siècl … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: LIBRAIRIE ANCIENNE HUGONNARD-ROCHE (lamourquibouquine) [Alise Ste Reine, FR]
2019-08-12 09:23:27
Lincoln, Abraham
Boston: John Murray Forbes, 1862. First and only printed pamphlet of the Emancipation Proclamation, produced for distribution to Union soldiers and African Americans (both enslaved and free) in December of 1862; the month preceding the issuance of the executive order. 16mo, original salmon wrappers as issued. The pamphlet's publisher, Boston industrialist and abolitionist John Murray Forbes, emphasized the necessity of the Civil War in the effort to end slavery with a quote printed on the rear panel of the pamphlet from a speech attributed to "Alex M. Stephens, Vice President of the so-called Confederate States, delivered March 21, 1861: This stone (slavery), which was rejected by the first builders, is become the chief stone of the corner in our new edifice." In 1899, Forbes' daughter recounted the genesis of this pocket edition: "With the view of placing the Proclamation of Emancipation in the hands of the negroes themselves, one and half inches square, put into packages of fifty each, and distributed among the Northern soldiers at the front, who scattered them about among the blacks, while on the march" (Sara Forbes Hughes, 348-49). In very good condition with a small tear to the front panel. An exceptional example of this scarce and significant piece of Americana. Abraham Lincoln issued the The Emancipation Proclamation, or Proclamation 95, on January 1st, 1865. The executive order changed the federal legal status of more than 3.5 million enslaved African Americans from slave to free and made the abolition of slavery an explicit goal of the Union war effort. To ensure … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2019-08-11 07:31:40
Lincoln, Abraham
John Murray Forbes, Boston, 1862. First and only printed pamphlet of the Emancipation Proclamation, produced for distribution to Union soldiers and African Americans (both enslaved and free) in December of 1862; the month preceding the issuance of the executive order. 16mo, original salmon wrappers as issued. The pamphlet's publisher, Boston industrialist and abolitionist John Murray Forbes, emphasized the necessity of the Civil War in the effort to end slavery with a quote printed on the rear panel of the pamphlet from a speech attributed to "Alex M. Stephens, Vice President of the so-called Confederate States, delivered March 21, 1861: This stone (slavery), which was rejected by the first builders, is become the chief stone of the corner in our new edifice." In 1899, Forbes' daughter recounted the genesis of this pocket edition: "With the view of placing the Proclamation of Emancipation in the hands of the negroes themselves, one and half inches square, put into packages of fifty each, and distributed among the Northern soldiers at the front, who scattered them about among the blacks, while on the march" (Sara Forbes Hughes, 348-49). In very good condition with a small tear to the front panel. An exceptional example of this scarce and significant piece of Americana. Abraham Lincoln issued the The Emancipation Proclamation, or Proclamation 95, on January 1st, 1865. The executive order changed the federal legal status of more than 3.5 million enslaved African Americans from slave to free and made the abolition of slavery an explicit goal of the Union war effort. To ensure e … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB [Palm Beach, FL, U.S.A.]
2019-08-10 23:55:17
PERRAULT charles
PARIS: 1862. Un volume in-folio (31 x 43cm), (5) VI-XXIV 59 (3) pp. Cartonnage de l'éditeur en pleine percaline rouge ornée d'un très riche décor doré à la plaque au centre et aux angles du premier plat, en partie répété au second plat, (par Engel d'après une maquette de A. Souze), dos lisse orné du titre, de l'auteur, de l'éditeur ainsi que de figures, en médaillon, entourées d'un décor végétal et encadrées d'un filet et d'une dentelle or, gardes "Old Dutch". (cartonnage légèrement frotté et sali, un petit tassement aux coiffes, présence de rousseurs sur la gouttière, sur les tranches, les serpentes et sur quelques pages mais cantonnées dans les marges pour la plupart, sinon intérieur frais). Préface par P.-J. Stahl (nom de plume de Pierre-Jules Hetzel). Exemplaire du premier tirage, illustré d'un frontispice et de 40 magnifiques compositions en hors-texte de Gustave Doré, montées sur onglet, gravées sur bois par Pizan, Pannemaker, Pierdon, Brevière, Maurand, Boëtzel, Hébert, E. Deschamps, Dumont, Delduc et Fagnon. Les illustrations ont été tirées sur fond teinté imitant le papier de Chine. Edition imprimée par J. Claye et tirée sur papier spécial du Marais. Bel exemplaire. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: guigui.0304 [Pezenas, FR]
2019-08-10 21:45:20
Darley, Felix Octavius Carr (artist) and James Fenimore Cooper (author)
James G. Gregory, NY, 1862. This book is a collection of 64 engravings by F.O.C. Darley, commissioned by the publishers as illustrations for the works of James Fenimore Cooper. Each illustration is accompanied by an explanatory excerpt from Cooper's writing. Illustrations are on thick paper proceeded by a blank page. The interior is very clean other than the imprint of leaves on three blank pages where someone had pressed leaves. This is an oversize leather bound book with marbled endpapers. The name "Frances Amelia Hunter" and "June 5th 1866" are engraved in gilt on the cover. All edges are gilt as is the title in one of the five raised bands on the spine. Rubbing around edges of cover and along spine. Overall, the book is in very good condition other than an approximately 3 inch crack along the bottom of the joint on the back cover, but it is not affecting the tightness of the pages. Top of the front spine also has suggestion of dryness that could lead to a crack. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Barrow Bookstore [Concord, MA, U.S.A.]
2019-08-10 19:56:16
Shaw, Dr Norton editor, Royal Geographical Society
John Murray, 1862. First Edition. Soft cover. Volume the Thirty-Second. CLXXII + pp. 1-586. 16 folding maps & illustrations. Yang.Tse, Fiji Islands, Harran, North Palestine, Borneo, Africa, Trans-Indus frontier of British India, Wuzeristan (sic), Zulu countries, North-west coast of Australia, Lake of Issuk-kul. VG+ in orig. printed wraps. Text uncut. Intended to be bound by orig. purchase. VG+. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: trophyroombooks [Agoura Hills, California, US]
2019-08-10 11:11:20
Crosby and Nichols
, 1862 Published by CROSBY AND AINSWORTH Binding: HARD BACK BROWN Size: 7 X 4.5 152 Pages Overall Condition is: FAIR sun-faded spine. loose binding age-toning, writing on front endpage and back.
Bookseller: Princeton Antiques Bookshop (princetn) [Atlantic City, New Jersey, US]
2019-08-09 17:24:26
HEMED ELOHIM (Belleza del Señor).
Elyahu Benancozegt Cª,, Livorno, 1862. 216pp. 17ª edición. Texto Hebreo.
Bookseller: Llibreria Antiquària Els Gnoms [Sedó, Spain]
2019-08-09 10:40:40
[Women's Activism] Female Missionary Society of North Iowa
Iowa: 1844-1862. Manuscript ledger of an activist group operating out of Iowa in the years leading up to the American Women's Movement. Comprised of 23 handwritten pages in varying inks, pencils and hands, and including several illustrations and notes that appear to be from a young child. Measures 6.5 x 7.5 inches in original brown boards with ink title to front. Some paper loss to lower edges of first two pages, causing some loss to text. Dated 1844 on the front board and 1862 on later pages, this appears to be from one of the earliest women's societies in the state. The period in which this ledger was created was a time of important cultural change, allowing for women to create space for their own social activism. For those in the Methodist Church, movements related to equality -- whether abolition, women's suffrage, or class gaps -- had been woven into the very fabric of their identities. Created initially in 1844, four years before Seneca Falls initiated the women's movement, it runs to 1862, one year before the abolition of slavery. And Iowa's role as a pioneering region central to both movements makes it a sensible cradle for the group's formation. The name of the group in the present ledger goes through several iterations over time -- they variously call themselves the Female Missionary Society of North Iowa, the North Iowa Missionary Society for Ladies, and the Female Benevolent Society of the Methodist Episcopal Church of North Iowa -- but they seem to have operated throughout officially as "an Auxiliary to the Missionary Society of the Methodist Episcopal Church." … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Whitmore Rare Books [USA]
2019-08-08 20:12:05
The Officer's Manual
Richmond: West and Johnson, 1862. Likely the first Confederate imprint. HB. Book bound into boards. Later spine and new endpapers added to the period marbled paper on the boards. A neat book, square and tight. Virtually no foxing./No jacket. An interesting Confederate manual meant to educate its officer corps. There was an obvious love affair with Napoleon and the history of his campaigns by military organizations throughout the world. Hence the many "Zouave" units found on both sides during the Civil War.
Bookseller: Old South Books [U.S.A.]
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2019-08-06 23:55:46
BOYLE, Rosalie.
[England: Essex, 1862. Folio album (266 × 210 mm), 74 leaves (plus several blanks at end) bearing 32 watercolours, 40 pencil drawings (heightened in white), most with captions and 5 small lithographs. Contemporary half morocco album. Endpapers renewed. Front free end paper inscribed 'Rosalie Boyle, 1862'. An interesting selection of watercolours, drawings and lithographs by a Victorian woman. Some are typical, if very accomplished, holiday or genre scenes, but there is an interesting scattering of domestic scenes: a women sewing, another at a substantial treadle sewing machine, making mincemeat, crocheting, picking peas, and drawing in an album. Of special interest are 5 original and probably unique lithographs, evidently the work of the same artist, nicely demonstrating the contemporary enthusiasm for amateur lithography among women. Some are trials for letterheads, giving the address: 'The Rookery, George Lane, Parish of Woodford' [Essex]. Among the travel watercolours are some really lovely seaside scenes and a finely observed interior of a railway sleeping compartment on the Geneva-Paris line. . Order directly from our website for free shipping worldwide.
Bookseller: Justin Croft [GB]
2019-08-05 17:13:24
Borthwick, John Douglas
William Blackwood and Sons, London and Edinburgh, 1862. Octavo, bound in full cream-colored calf by Asprey, marbled endpapers, gilt titles and tooling to the spine, raised bands, morocco spine label, double gilt ruled to the front and rear panels, gilt turn-ins, all edges gilt, with eight illustrations. In fine condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB [Palm Beach, FL, U.S.A.]
2019-08-05 16:10:59
KING, Harriet Eleanor Hamilton.
1862. 8vo (182 × 117 mm), pp. 53, [1]; some light foxing; sometime interleaved and bound in mid twentieth-century black pebbled roan, smooth spine lettered gilt, rubbed, with 5 leaves of accompanying typescript serving as preface to the ms., stationer’s stamp to top left-hand corner of first ms. leaf (‘Parkins & Gotto London’). Manuscript fair copy of Harriet Hamilton King’s early ‘The Execution of Felice Orsini’, in her own view ‘the most remarkable [poem] I have ever written.’ Aged only 18, Harriet (1840–1920; the daughter of Admiral William Baillie-Hamilton and Lady Harriet Hamilton) ‘began work on her apologia for Felice Orsini, would-be assassin of Napoleon III, which she considered her finest poem; [it was] first printed privately in 1862 by publisher and banker Henry Samuel King, whom she m[arried] in 1863, and subsequently in her Aspromonte and Other Poems, 1869’ (The Feminist Companion to Literature in English). King’s early, and ultimately life-long, interest in Italian history and politics would inform much of her work. Though she dreamed of active service in Italy, she was immediately dispatched to Scotland when her parents learned of her intentions. Around this time she had ‘joined a close-knit group of women, largely feminist in sympathies, who acted as fund-raisers and propagandists for Mazzini and the cause of Italian unification. Key members of this group were: Elizabeth Ashurst and her daughters, Eliza Bardonneau, Matilda Biggs, Caroline Stansfield, and Emilie Venturi; Clementia Taylor; Arethusa Milner Gibson; Emily Shaen; Jessie White Mario; and Catherine … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Simon Beattie ABA ILAB [Chesham, United Kingdom]
2019-08-05 12:11:29
ABRAHAM LINCOLN
Richmond, VA, 1862. On the front page under "News from the North" is the text of Abraham Lincoln's reply to New York Tribuneeditor Horace Greeley. Greeley's letter urging Lincoln to emancipate all slaves in Union-held territory was known as "The Prayer of Twenty Millions." It was first published on August 20, 1862. Lincoln responded on August 22, declaring that his paramount goal is to save the Union, regardless of its effect on slavery, as well as his personal views that all men should be free. [ABRAHAM LINCOLN].Newspaper. Richmond Whig, Richmond, Va., August 30, 1862. 2 pp., 17 x 24 in.Excerpt:"...As to the policy I 'seem to be pursuing,' as you say, I have not meant to leave any one in doubt. I would save the Union. I would save it the shortest way under the Constitution. The sooner the national authority can be restored the nearer the Union will be 'the Union as it was.' If there be those who would not save the Union unless they could, at the same time, save slavery, I do not agree with them. If there be those who would not save the Union unless they could at the same time destroy slavery, I do not agree with them--My paramount object in this struggle is to save the Union, and is not either to save or to destroy slavery. If I could save the Union without freeing any slave, I would do it, and if I could save it by freeing allthe slaves I would do it; and if I could save it by freeing some and leaving others alone, I would also do that.--What I do about slavery and the colored race, I do because I believe it helps to save this Union, and what I f … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Seth Kaller, Inc. [U.S.A.]
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2019-08-05 08:30:38
1862. 2nd Edition German Book of Mormon Crawley 694 - Flake/Draper 718a An extremely scarce edition known to be rarer than even the 1st printing Title Page Information: (1862?) Book of Mormon. German. 1852. Das Buch Mormon. Ein Bericht geschrieben von der Hand Mormon's auf Tafeln Nephi's Tafeln etnommen . . . In das Englische übersezt von Joseph Smith junior. Aus dem Englischen von John Taylor und G. Parker Dykes. Stereotyp-ausgabe herausgegeben von John Taylor. Hamburg, Gedruck bei F. H. Nestler und Melle, 1852 [i.e., 1862?]. -- 90 -- BOOK OF MORMON. ENGLISH. 1923 [i-v], vi-xii, [xiii], [1]-519p. 18cm. In brown printed pictorial wrappers with wingless angel. On page [iv], "Verzeichniss der Bücher des buches Mormon," clearly has been retypeset, and the index is set in p. [v]-xii, rather than p. [v]-xi, thus showing the difference between the 1852 and this edition. The second edition still retains the information on interleaving. NN, UPB, USlC - 250 copies printed on the same plates. Condition: A beautiful copy of this extremely rare edition, with some flaws. The wrappers and the title page have been done in facsimile on sympathetic paper by Joseph Adams at Eidolon house. The pages show remarkably little foxing and the text block is clean and firm. There is a torn leaf at 354 and pages 356/57 and 358/59 are missing. Page 313 has had some Japanese paper repairs. Clamshell: Comes enclosed in a beautiful Tan Leather clamshell made by Eidolon House. Details on Printing: George Parker Dykes probably took a few tentative steps in translating the Book of Mormon into German before J … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: konacj (konacj87) [Orem, Utah, US]
2019-08-04 17:33:41
1862 ff. Die hier angebotenen Bände stammen aus einer teilaufgelösten wissenschaftlichen Bibliothek und tragen die entsprechenden Kennzeichnungen (Rückenschild, Instituts-Stempel.). Schnitt und Einband sind etwas staubschmutzig/ berieben; Einbandkanten sind leicht bestossen; der Buchzustand ist ansonsten ordentlich und dem Alter entsprechend gut; KOMPLETTPREIS für 8 Bände; bei Versand ins Ausland erfragen Sie bitte zuerst die Versandkosten; ALTSCHRIFT! Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 5200
Bookseller: Petra Gros [Koblenz, Germany]
2019-08-03 18:34:22
William & Mary Howitt ,1862
Ruined Abbeys and Castles of Great Britain by William & Mary Howitt ,1862. Shipped with USPS Priority Mail. Early Photography), William & Mary Howitt. Ruined Abbeys and Castles of Great Britain. London: A.W. Bennett, 1862. First edition. Original green cloth, gilt, with photograph emborssed on upper cover. wear and occasional light to heavy foxing. 228 pp. including a lot of mounted original albumen prints by Francis Bedford , Sedgfield ,Wilson , Roger Fenton ,and others... Top edges of the spine present rubbings Signed by original owner in the front page , please check photos for more informations. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: abdelfattajebal0 (jebali_paintings) [Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US]
2019-08-03 11:27:32
ABRAHAM LINCOLN
Richmond, VA. Newspaper. Richmond Whig, Richmond, Va., August 30, 1862. 2 pp., 17 x 24 in. On the front page under "News from the North" is the text of Abraham Lincoln's reply to New York Tribune editor Horace Greeley. Greeley's letter urging Lincoln to emancipate all slaves in Union-held territory was known as "The Prayer of Twenty Millions." It was first published on August 20, 1862. Lincoln responded on August 22, declaring that his paramount goal is to save the Union, regardless of its effect on slavery, as well as his personal views that all men should be free. Excerpt:".As to the policy I 'seem to be pursuing,' as you say, I have not meant to leave any one in doubt. I would save the Union. I would save it the shortest way under the Constitution. The sooner the national authority can be restored the nearer the Union will be 'the Union as it was.' If there be those who would not save the Union unless they could, at the same time, save slavery, I do not agree with them. If there be those who would not save the Union unless they could at the same time destroy slavery, I do not agree with them-My paramount object in this struggle is to save the Union, and is not either to save or to destroy slavery. If I could save the Union without freeing any slave, I would do it, and if I could save it by freeing all the slaves I would do it; and if I could save it by freeing some and leaving others alone, I would also do that.-What I do about slavery and the colored race, I do because I believe it helps to save this Union, and what I forbear, I forbear because I do not believe it would … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Seth Kaller Inc. [White Plains, NY, U.S.A.]
2019-08-02 11:22:30
JANET, François.
Paris, Magnin, Blanchard et C., 1862. in-4, pp. 76, 8 tavole in litografia f.t., compresa l'antiporta, iniziali ornate, testatine, finalini e vignette n.t.; legatura coeva in percallina verde, piatti decorati con cornici geometriche a secco, titolo in oro al piatto anteriore. Edizione originale di questo libro rarissimo, di cui sono censite solo quattro copie, che potrebbe aver ispirato a Collodi il personaggio del suo celebre burattino. E' noto che dopo la sua morte tutti i suoi effetti personali furono dispersi e nulla rimane delle sue letture. Fu spesso in rapporto con la Francia avendo tradotto varie di fiabe (Perrault, Marie-Catherine d'Aulnoy, Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont). Entrambi i personaggi, Pinocchio e la Bambola parlante, sono pupazzi, che ragionano e parlano; Pinocchio combina guai a profusione salvo poi pentirsene, mentre la Pupette dice solo cose sensate a scopo educativo. L'immagine in antiporta, disegnata da Janet vent'anni prima della comparsa di Pinocchio, è estremamente interessante e molto simile a quella di Geppetto che contempla il burattino sul banco di lavoro. Collodi non era estraneo a ribaltare completamente le premesse della sua ispirazione, e laddove le avventure di Pinocchio, tribolatissime, si chiudono con un lieto fine, la Pupée Parlante ha invece un finale amaro. Buon esemplare, freschissimo e ad ampi margini. . .
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Pregliasco [IT]
2019-08-01 13:12:52
MOORE FRANCK
NEW YORK: PUTNAM, 1862. Original condition.Scroll down or push the button SEE FULL ITEM DESCRIPTION for MUCH MORE PHOTOS and details. HISTORICAL BOOK HEROES & MARTYRS : NOTABLE MEN OF THE TIME DISTINGUISHED IN THE AMERICAN CRISIS OF 1861-62 EDITED by MOORE FRANCK , PUBLISHED by PUTNAM , 1862 NEW YORK Complete of all the 40 black and white engravings of notable Statemens , Politicians and Military men 253 Pages , 8"3/4 by 11" Brown leather binding , very solid , corners slightly bumped Foxing , a water stain on the edge of the 10 first pages INTERNATIONAL BUYERS : I ALWAYS REFUND DIFFERENCE IF SHIPPING COST IS LESS VISIT MY EBAY SHOP FOR MORE ART BOOKS & ANTIQUE TOYS !! ALL ITEMS LISTED HERE ARE ALSO FOR SALE IN MY REAL ANTIQUE TOY SHOP IN NEW YORK I BUY YOUR VINTAGE AND ANTIQUE TOYS. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: The Antique Toy Shop New York (theantiquetoyshopnewyork) [New York, New York, US]
2019-08-01 09:43:40
1862. The most comprehensive collection on the Civil War Easton Press THE CIVIL WAR LIBRARY in 35 volumes Frontispiece art works rendered by Mort Kunstler Matching leather binding, blue and gray cover design with decorations with numerous maps and illustrations out-of-print, and Do not miss this once-in-life-time opportunity to acquire this precious collection Copyright by The Easton Press hubbed spine, bound in premium full leathers distinctive cover design, beautiful illustrations handsome, readable typefaces, permanent satin ribbon page marker elegant gilded page edges, endsheets of rich moire fabric thread-sewn pages for durability and strength, long-lasting high quality, acid-neutral paper LIST OF TITLES: a complete Easton Press series in 35 volumes: 1. 2 vol Mary Chesnut's Civil War, Edited by C. Vann Woodward 2. 4 vol R. E. Lee: A Biography, Douglas Southall Freeman 3. 3 vol The Civil War: A narrative, Shelby Foote 4. 1 vol Mighty Stonewall, Frank E. Vandiver 5. 1 vol Personal memoirs of U. S. Grant, Edited with notes and an introduction by E. B. Long 6. 2 vol Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era, James M. McPherson 7. 2 vol The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Jefferson Davis 8. 1 vol This Terrible Sound: The battle of Chickamauga, Peter Cozzens 9. 2 vol The gettysburg Campaign: A Study in Command, Edwin B. Coddington 10. 1 vol Sheridan in the Shenandoah: Jubal Early's Nemesis, Edward J. Stackpole 11. 1 vol The Gleam of Bayonets: The Battle of Antietam and the Maryland Campaign of 1862 12. 3 vol Civil War Trilogy: A Stillness at Appomattox, Mr. Linco … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: finebooks100 [Houston, Texas, US]
2019-08-01 06:11:59
WHITMAN, WALT
No place, c. 1862. This leaf contains two wonderful Whitman manuscripts: The first is an unpublished manuscript in which Whitman discusses two of the great themes of his writing: the work of strengthening, purifying, and completing oneself and the place of the individual in American democracy. Whitman writes: Or are you one ambitious of great deeds, reforms, politics, an artist, wealth? I do not advise you against such attempts, but all will be valuable only as it comes back strictly to yourself. The greatest achievement a man achieves in strengthening, purifying, completing himself and a woman herself. Your own work your own family, friends, surroundings. Yet in America, in these times, I write public events and reforms are not to be individuality so asserts itself every where, and on such a broad scale, that the reformer or the public man is dwarf d, and every thing comes or is settled by mass impulses and choosings. Whitman notably recognizes the fault in his initial phrasing and points out that the quest for self-perfection is open to women as well: The greatest achievement a man achieves in strengthening, purifying, completing himself and a woman herself. This is a truly representative Whitman manuscript reflecting the poet s celebration of the individual and of the democratic masses in America. As he declared in an 1867 poem in Leaves of Grass, One s-self I sing, a simple separate person, / Yet utter the word Democratic, the word En-Masse. America s pride an unpublished Whitman Civil war poem The second, written on the verso of Or are you ambitious manuscript, is an u … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: 19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop [Stevenson, MD, U.S.A.]
2019-07-31 05:44:14
Thoreau, Henry David
Ticknor and Fields, Boston, 1862. First edition, first issue, of Thoreau's first book, one of only 1000 copies printed and 595 copies returned to Thoreau and purchased by Ticknor and Fields for reissue. Octavo, original publishers cloth stamped in blind with gilt titles to the spine. With the Ticknor and Fields cancel title leaf and advertisement at rear. From the library of American book collector and commodore of the New Rochelle Yacht Club Frank Maier with his illustrated bookplate to the pastedown. In near fine condition with the gilt lettering to the spine bright. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. An exceptional example. One of the best-known failures in American publishing history, Thoreau printed his first book, A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers, at his own expense after several failed attempts to find a publisher. Despite some good reviews, the first edition (consisting of one thousand copies) did not sell. Thoreau wrote, "For a year or two past, my publisher, falsely so called, has been writing from time to time to ask what disposition should be made of the copies of A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers still on hand, and at last suggesting that he had use for the room they occupied in his cellar. So I had them all sent to me here, and they have arrived today by express, filling the man's wagon-706 copies out of an edition of 1000 which I bought of Munroe four years ago and have ever since been paying for, and have not quite paid for yet. The wares are sent to me at last, and I have an opportunity to examine my purchase. Of the remaining … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB [Palm Beach, FL, U.S.A.]
2019-07-30 13:57:45
Rossetti, Christina
London and Cambridge: Macmillan & Co., 1862. First Edition. First edition, first printing. Bound without ads in contemporary full blue leather, with raised bands, stamped in blind and gilt; all edges gilt. Very Good. Binding worn, rubbed at extremities, with rear joint rubbed through at top end. Previous owner name to front free end paper. Staining to several preliminary pages, pages toned. A lovely copy of Rossetti's best-known work. Very Good.
Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books [US]
2019-07-30 09:21:51
Thomas, Jerry
New York: Dick & Fitzgerald, 1862. First Edition. First edition, later state. Bound in publisher's original pebbled brown cloth decorated in blind; front cover stamped in gilt with vignette of bartender, titled "The Bar Tender's Guide" and priced at $2.50; gilt title on spine reads "How to Mix Drinks"; with title reading "How-To Mix Drinks, or The Bon-Vivant's Companion" on title page. Good. Cloth faded and spotted, lightly worn at corners and spine ends. Lacking free endsheets leaving front and rear gutters exposed. Previous owner name to ffep, erasure abrasions to paste downs. Former owner stamps to title page. Pages foxed throughout. The first book containing cocktail recipes to appear in America. Very Good.
Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books [US]
2019-07-30 08:37:19
Hugo, Victor
Brussels: A. Lacroix, Verboeckhoven & Ce, 1862. First Edition. First Edition. Very Good. Ten volumes bound in five. Half sheepskin binding, gilt stamping to spine, marbled end sheets; boards rubbed and edge worn. Title page to volume 8 lacking, hence printing uncertain. Foxing to pages and wear commensurate with age. The first two volumes of the Brussels edition were published several days before the Paris edition, giving it distinction as the first edition; the remaining volumes were published May 15, 1862. Very Good.
Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books [US]
2019-07-30 06:11:12
THOREAU, Henry David
Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1862. I am limited to 12 photos on eBay, but I can provide a link to many more photos. Just ask! 1862 WALDEN by Henry David Thoreau Massachusetts Illustrated Transcendentalism "I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately..." --Henry David Thoreau "Walden" is Henry David Thoreau's account of his two-year adventure in self-reliance amidst woodland in a cabin he built near Walden Pond near Concord, Massachusetts. He hoped to isolate himself from society to gain a more objective understanding of it. Simple living and self-sufficiency were Thoreau's other goals, and the whole project was inspired by transcendentalist philosophy, a central theme of the American Romantic Period. This is the second and final edition of 'Walden' printed during Thoreau's lifetime which included a new title-page dropping the subtitle ("or, Life in the Woods") at Thoreau's request. Thoreau died six weeks after the book was printed. This 1862 second edition of "Walden" is one of 250 copies, making it the rarest of the early editions. Bound in brown cloth boards with gilt lettering and chocolate endpapers it includes a vignette-illustrated title page and lithographic map of Walden Pond! Item number: #7753 Price: $1750 THOREAU, Henry David Walden Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1862. Details: · Collation: Complete with all pages o 357, [19] · References: Borst A2.1.b; BAL 20106 · Language: English · Binding: Cloth; tight and secure · Size: ~7.5in X 5in (18.5cm x 13cm) · Extremely valuable with none found; first editions are known to sell for tens-of-thousands of dolla … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Schilb Antiquarian [Columbia, MO, U.S.A.]
2019-07-29 21:12:16
PODIEBRAD, David J. (Hrsg.).
1862. Zweite bedeutend vergrößerte u. mit geschichtl. Daten verm. Aufl. kl.-8. 2 Bll., 130 (1) S. Mit 3 Taf. (inkl. Frontisp.) u. 1 Textabb. sowie 1 mehrf. gefalt. lithogr. Taf. m. 10 Ansichten (Andenken an den alten isr. Friedhof und seine Umgebung in Prag). 41 x 44 cm. OBrosch. 2 Bll. m. Eckabriß ohne Textverl. Einbd. randrissig, sonst in gutem Zustand. Muneles, Bibliogr. Survey of Jewish Prague 882 - Mit der seltenen Tonlithographie v. Popehk (40 x 44,5 cm.), die 10 Ansichten vom alten israel. Friedhof und Synagogen in Prag zeigt.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Burgverlag [Austria]
2019-07-29 13:34:51
Gurlt, Ernst Julius
Hamm und Berlin, G.Grot'sche Buchhandlung (C.Müller), 1862/1864/1865, 8°, XVI, 800 pp.; 960 pp., 301 Holzschnitte, 2 feine Halbleinwandbände im Stil der Zeit. Erste Ausgabe eines Standardwerkes der Frakturenbehandlung aus der Feder des bekannten Chirurgen und Medizinhistorikers. First Edition of "the third nineteenth-century work on the treatment of fractures and dislocations (after those of Malgaigne and Hamilton) was the 'Handbuch der Lehre von den Knochenbrüchen' published in 1862 (sic) by Ernst Julius Gurlt (1825-1899) . Like Malgaigne (Gurlt) hand an interest in the history of surgery covering the period from antiquity to the Renaissance is still an standard reference. Gurlt's handbook on the treatment of fractures presents an exhaustive and detailed view of the literature on the subject, so as a source of obscure and arcane information it is unsurpassed. Garrison & Morton No.4422.1 [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Antiq. F.-D. Söhn - Medicusbooks.Com [Marburg, Germany]
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2019-07-28 13:35:01
ALLOTTE (Louise). MANUSCRIT.
1862. 0,72 x 1 m. Carte manuscrite sur papier, encre brune et aquarelle, montrant le continent asiatique entouré, sur les quatre côtés, d'une ample légende distribuée en quatre chapitres : De l'Asie en général ; Histoire de l'Asie ; Description physique de l'Asie ; Divers établissements des Européens aux Indes. Beau travail d'élève. Marges écornées avec de petites déchirures sans manque.
Bookseller: Librairie Le Bail [France, Paris]
2019-07-27 17:44:52
[Territory of Nebraska]
Published by Authority Omaha City: Taylor & McClure, Printers, 1862. First Edition. Three-quarter leather. 8vo. 315 pages. Recased. Three-quarter brown leather with brownish marbled paper covered boards. New end sheets added in front and rear. Black leather title label on spine. Light foxing to title page. Nebraska became the 37th state in 1867. Scarce. One copy located in OCLC from Yale University. Very good. Item #7449. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: labsrule2014 [Stone Mountain, Georgia, US]
2019-07-27 08:30:17
Victor Hugo
Bruxelles: A. Lacroix, Verboeckhoven & Ce, 1862. Les commandes réalisées à partir des États-Unis, peuvent être soumises à des taxes d'importation et droits de douane, que l'acheteur est tenu responsable de payer. Les Misérables ~ Victor Hugo ~ First Edition ~1st 1862 ~ 5 Volumes Bruxelles Cette fiche produit est originalement écrite en anglais. Veuillez trouver ci dessous une traduction automatique en français. Si vous avez des questions veuillez nous contacter. Première édition, première impression; Publié plusieurs jours avant l'édition parisienne Bruxelles: A, Lacroix, Verboeckhoven & Ce, 1862. Première édition. Très bon. Dix volumes reliés en cinq. Reliure en demi-peau de mouton, dorure à la colonne vertébrale, feuilles de fin marbrées; planches frottées et bord usé. La page de titre du volume 8 manque. Renards, légères taches sporadiques, marques occasionnelles et usure proportionnelle à l'âge. Les deux premiers volumes de l'édition belge ont été publiés plusieurs jours avant l'édition parisienne, ce qui la distingue comme la première édition; les volumes restants ont été publiés le 15 mai 1862. Nous sommes spécialisés dans les livres rares et épuisés; s'il vous plaît visitez notre magasin eBay. Origin Belgian Publisher A. Lacroix, Verboeckhoven & Ce Language French Author Victor Hugo Country of Manufacture Belgium Special Attributes First Edition Binding Hardcover Year Printed 1862 Place of Publication Brussels Subject Literature & Fiction.
Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books (burnsiderarebooks) [Portland, Oregon, US]
2019-07-27 08:30:17
Victor Hugo
New York: Carleton, 1862. Les commandes réalisées à partir des États-Unis, peuvent être soumises à des taxes d'importation et droits de douane, que l'acheteur est tenu responsable de payer. Les Misérables ~ Victor Hugo ~ First Nous Edition ~1st 1862 ~ 5 Volumes Carleton Cette fiche produit est originalement écrite en anglais. Veuillez trouver ci dessous une traduction automatique en français. Si vous avez des questions veuillez nous contacter. Première édition américaine New York : Carleton, 1862. 5 volumes. Première édition américaine et première édition en anglais. Toile verte de l'éditeur décorée à l'aveugle, avec titres et décorations dorés sur les épines. Bien. Tissu légèrement encrassé, épines assombries, usées aux extrémités, effilées aux coins. Plusieurs volumes montrent le grignotage d'un tissu et d'un groupe de bords de page en un seul volume. Le nom du propriétaire précédent au crayon sur un volume, le papier final parfois décalé par rapport à la colle du liant. Feuille d'extrémité libre à l'arrière manquante dans le volume II. Pages parfois teintées ou avec une tache sporadique liée à l'âge. Un ensemble complet de la première édition américaine de l'une des œuvres les plus connues de Victor Hugo. Nous sommes spécialisés dans les livres rares et épuisés; s'il vous plaît visitez notre magasin eBay. Publisher Carleton Language English Author Victor Hugo Country of Manufacture United States Special Attributes First Edition Binding Hardcover Year Printed 1862 Place of Publication New York Subject Literature & Fiction.
Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books (burnsiderarebooks) [Portland, Oregon, US]
2019-07-27 08:30:17
Hugo, Victor; Wilbour, Charles E. (translator)
New York: Carleton (late Rudd & Carleton), 1862. First American Edition. Leather Binding. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" First American edition, and first edition in English, of this renowned epic novel, issued in five books. This copy, bound in a single volume, is bound, complete with title pages bearing the 1862 date, from the five volumes of the first American edition. Bound in period 3/4 dark brown morocco over marbled boards, spine with raised bands, and tooling in gilt and blind, marbled edges and endpapers. 19th-century binder's ticket of D. L. Van Antwerp of Albany, New York on front pastedown. The previous owner's name is stamped in gilt at foot of spine: "Benj. Edson" (Dr. Benjamin Edson). The spine and boards are rubbed, with a large chip at top of spine, wear to hinges. The text has some marginal dampstaining in places; and some browning, foxing and spotting.
Bookseller: Arundel Books [Seattle, WA, U.S.A.]
2019-07-26 20:22:19
Alice King]
ondon- Hurst and Blackett, 1862 Book. VERY GOOD INDEED. Hardcover. First edition.. A very scarce first edition of this novel by Alice King. First edition. Three volumes bound as one. A regional novel of West Somerset by little known author Alice King, whowrote a variety of novels set in this area. Condition: In a blue cloth binding. Externally, smart with light rubbing and dampstaining to boards. Internally, firmly bound. Pages bright with scattered spots and handling marks in places. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED.
Bookseller: Rooke Books PBFA [Bath, United Kingdom]
2019-07-26 19:56:02
Christina Rossetti
London et Cambridge: MacMillan & Co, 1862. Les commandes réalisées à partir des États-Unis, peuvent être soumises à des taxes d'importation et droits de douane, que l'acheteur est tenu responsable de payer. The Goblin Market~Christina Rossetti~ First Edition ~1st Impression 1862 Cette fiche produit est originalement écrite en anglais. Veuillez trouver ci dessous une traduction automatique en français. Si vous avez des questions veuillez nous contacter. Première édition, la première impression Londres et Cambridge: Macmillan & Co., 1862. Première édition, première impression. Relié sans publicité en cuir entièrement bleu, avec bandes en relief, estampé à l'aveugle et doré; toutes les tranches dorées. Très bon. Reliure usée, frottée aux extrémités, joint postérieur frotté à l'extrémité supérieure. Nom du propriétaire précédent sur le papier avant libre. Coloration à plusieurs pages préliminaires, pages tonifiées. Une belle copie de l'œuvre la plus connue de Rossetti. Publisher Macmillan & Co. Author Christina Rossetti Country of Manufacture United Kingdom Special Attributes 1st Edition Binding Leather Topic Poetry Year Printed 1862 Place of Publication London and Cambridge Subject Literature & Fiction.
Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books (burnsiderarebooks) [Portland, Oregon, US]
2019-07-26 09:40:56
April 12, 1862. Charles Smith Hamilton Requests More Artillery during Civil War Siege of Yorktown.
Bookseller: University Archives [US]
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2019-07-26 00:44:47
Hugo, Victor
Lacroix, Verboeckhoven & Ce, Bruxelles, 1862. Scarce first printing of this classic work of literature, published in Brussels on the 30th or 31st March 1862. Large octavos, 10 volumes, bound in contemporary three quarters calf, gilt titles to the spine, morocco spine labels. In near fine condition. Victor Hugo's "great novel has been hailed as a masterpiece of popular literature, an epic poem in prose about God, humanity, and Hugo. Hugo hoped that Les Mis'erables would be one of if not the 'principal summits' of his body of works. Despite its length, complexity, and occasionally unbelievable plot and characterization, it remains a masterpiece of popular literature. It anticipates Balzac in its realism, but in its flights of imagination and lyricism, its theme of redemption, and its melding of myth and history, it is uniquely Hugo" (Dolbow, 149, 214). Charles E. Wilbour was hired by the Carleton Publishing Company to translate Hugo's grand masterpiece, and he did so very quickly, allowing the first American edition to be published within months of its French release. The intense advertising campaign waged by Carleton resulted in massive sales for Les Mis'erables, solidifying Hugo's epic in second place (behind only Uncle Tom's Cabin) in pre-Civil War American book sales. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB [Palm Beach, FL, U.S.A.]
2019-07-25 17:23:36
[BRITISH PARLIAMENT, HOUSE OF LORDS].
the taiping rebellion - the beginning of modern china.[BRITISH PARLIAMENT, HOUSE OF LORDS]. Papers relating to the Rebellion in China, and the Trade in the Yang-Tze-Kiang River. Presented to the House of Lords by Command of Her Majesty [with:] Further Papers relating to the Rebellion in China. [with:] Further Papers relating to the Rebellion in China. London, Harrison and Sons, 1862.Foolscap folio, three volumes in one. Modern boards with printed label on spine; pp. iv, 158, [2, sectional title], [2, imprint]; [ii], 17; [ii], 55, 5 lithographic maps and plans, one with one additional colour, 3 folding; apart from light even browning, a fine copy.First edition of all parts, very rare due to the military character of the publication. The backdrop of the events in Ningbo province in south western China is the Christian-influenced millenarian, proto-Communist movement instigated by Hong Xiuquan, and British [opium] trade interests. The Taiping rebels were met by the British with a non-interference policy. They were however sometimes reprimanded, if their activities interfered too much with British commercial activities. Shanghai was besieged by the Taiping, and the Chinese Imperial army was under heavy attack, whilst the British Army, with Frederick Bruce as main diplomat and negotiator, defended the city, without official British approval, while the Britsh Navy continued their efforts to hunt down pirates. The Taiping fought for a decade along the lower Yangtze valley in modern-day Guangxi province. These parliamentary papers contain the exchange of letters between John Russe … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Henry Sotheran Ltd. [United Kingdom]
2019-07-23 07:11:16
RITSCHL, Friedrich
Berlin: Georg Reimer, 1862. Large folio (580 x 410 mm; 22.5 x 16 inches). vii, [2], [2]-127 pages. 96 lithographs mounted on guards, of which 12 double-page, and two tri-fold. Publisher's cloth-backed boards, untrimmed. Inkstamp on title, plate 34 separated from guard, some light wear at sheet edges, somehat shaken and leaned, but overall a clean copy in original condition. Item #404975 FIRST EDITION, of the first volume in the 'Corpus Inscriptionum Latinarum': "The most extensive corpus of Latin inscriptions is the Corpus Inscriptionum Latinarum (CIL). Initiated by Theodor Mommsen in 1853, its first volume was published a decade later, and new parts of the corpus are still being prepared and published over 150 years later... From the start, it had the ambitious aim of publishing all Latin inscriptions, as an extension of the project initiated in 1815 by the Royal Prussian Academy of Sciences for publishing all Greek classical inscriptions as Corpus Inscriptionum Graecarum" (Cambridge Manual of Latin Epigraphy). [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: hudsonriverbooks [Hastings-on-Hudson, New York, US]
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