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        Erläuterungen zur Schlag- und Blutader-Lehre des Menschen. Oder Comparative Morphologie des Menschen und der menschenähnlichen Thiere, Sechster Theil.

      Breslau Verlag Ferdinand Hirt 1863 - (EA); ca 54x40 (!) cm; XXXII, 114 Seiten plus 57 lith. und teils kolorierte Tafeln; Originalhalbleinwandeinband mit Deckeltitel (Einband gering berieben und leicht bestoßen, winziger Stempel auf Titelblatt, die Tafeln ganz vereinzelt minimal stockfleckig; insgesamt schönes Exemplar) 0,000 gr. Anatomie; Medizin [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Hilbert Kadgien]
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        Reise der K. Preussischen Gesandtschaft nach Persien 1860 und 1861. 2 Bände

      Hinrichs 1863 - - Henze I, 378. - Erste und einzige Ausgabe. - Brugsch reiste als Sekretär der preussischen Gesandschaft mit und gab besonderes für das Gebiet Teheran - Hamadan "interessante Aufschlüsse" und " sehr viel Neues und belehrendes über die kulturellen Verhältnisse" zu Bericht (Henze). Die Karte nach Aufzeichnungen Brugsch ist entgegen älterer Darstellungen deutlich verbessert und von H. Kiepert entworfen - Gewicht in Gramm: 1785 Hinrichs, Leipig, 1862/1863. XIV, 418 S. u. X, 1 Bl., 514 S. mit lithografischem Portraitfrontispiz, 7 colorierte Tafeln, 5 Holzstichtafeln, 1 grenzcolorierte lithografische Karte und zahlreichen Textholzstichen, Halbleinen der Zeit, (1 Einbanddeckel mit Zeitungsrest etwas verklebt / Rücken wasserfleckig / etwas stockfleckig) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Aid-De-Camp; A Romance of the War

      Richmond: W. A. J. Smith. Printed by MacFarlane & Fergusson, 1863. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. 8vo. 113pp., [2]pp advertisements. Recent blue cloth binding with leather title label pasted on spine. New end sheets front and rear. Former institution copy with "Peabody Library" oval blind stamp on title page. "Withdrawn Jan 8 1957" stamp verso of title page. Title page has an old repair on left margin and edge chips on right margins. First 9 pages have light foredge chips. Stitching removed exposing the small pinholes in the gutter. Page 113 has an old tape repair. Light toning to contents. Bookplate of Gordon W. Jones, M. D. Falmouth Virginia on front paste down. Parrish & Willingham 6420; Wright 1604; in Harwell Confederate One-Hundred.

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        9th U.S. Colored Infantry - William Royal Civil War Archive

      1863 - Archive. 45 Items from 1863-1869, primarily relating to Company F of the 9th U.S. Colored Infantry, including numerous inventories, correspondence, and pay receipts. Images shown on the website are only a sample of the complete archive. Royal, a white officer (as was typical), was in command of his company as part of the Union occupation of Richmond starting on April 3, when the Confederates abandoned their capital. He remained through the regiment's service occupying Brownsville Texas under General Sheridan after the war. Also included are Royal's marriage certificate and Bachelor of Laws degree, and five letters to him, including a friend mourning news of Lincoln's assassination. William Royal (1841-1920). Born in Norfolk, England, Royal emigrated in 1847 or 1848, perhaps as an orphan. By 1850, he lived in Hopewell Centre, New York, in the household of farmer William Depue. After attending the Canandaigua Academy, in August 1862, he enlisted as a private at Albany, and mustered into Company E of the 44th New York Infantry, known as Ellsworth's Avengers. On November 30, 1863, he was commissioned Captain, Company F, 9th United States Colored Troops. On March 13, 1865, he received a promotion by brevet to Major. After serving with his company in Virginia and Brownsville, Texas, he and his men were mustered out in November 1866. He served as an agent for the Freedmen's Bureau in St. Mary's, Georgia, from August 1867 to December 1868. He graduated with a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Albany in May 1869, and by 1880, he was an attorney in San Francisco, California. He married Rebecca Valantine in 1893, and they had a son in 1895. Royal died in September 1920, and is buried in the National Cemetery in San Francisco.Inventory:William Depue. Autograph Letter Signed, with envelope, to William Royal, Hopewell Center, New York, April 4, 1865, 2pp. Received news of Union capture of Richmond. "The news reached here yesterday that Petersburgh was Evacuated, and Richmond taken by our Armies, if this is Confirmed and we think it will be and The Rebellion will soon collapse it is a time of general rejoicing All the flags that bare the stars and stripes were unfurled to the breeze yesterday and every body seemed happy, with whom I came in contact. The world does move and the Coppers give signs of believing it. this town has filled her Quota for the draft."Grace Martin. Autograph Letter Signed, with envelope, to William Royal, Hopewell Center, New York, April 12, 1865, 3 pp. Expressing optimism about war effort. "What glorious news we have from the War Department now. Monday was celebrated at Canandaigua by every imaginable kind of noise, from cannons to striking of a trowel against a brick; bells were ringing all day, the stores were closed, and one would have thought that 'The year of Jubilee had come,' for sure. In the evening Father & Charlie went to the fire-works. Our Academy at the Center is yet without a pedagogue. I do not know but I shall have to offer my services."Antoineitt. Autograph Letter Signed, to William Royal, Williamsburgh, 1865, 2 pp. Friend of Captain Royal expressing gratitude over the victory in Richmond, and sadness about the assassination of President Lincoln. Identifies Lincoln with Moses. "Kate.told me that you were one of those fortunate ones that got to Richmond.we were all rejoicing and feeling so happy over our victories when we heard the awful news of the assination [sic] of our much beloved President to think he should be so foully murdered it made me sick to think of it, Did you see him when he was in Richmond well he did see the promised land before he died."*Lydia Royal (Captain William Royal's older sister). Autograph Letter Signed, with envelope, to William Royal, Hopewell Center, New York, April 28, 1865, 3 pp. "I hope before this you are in more comfortable quarters you spoke of our getting news sooner than you I suppose that is so ye. (See website for full description)

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        Utah and the Mormons--Speech of Hon. J. Cradlebaugh of Nevada, in the House of Representatives. February 7, 1863, on the Admission of Utah As a State. Appendix to the Congressional Globe of the Third Session Thirty-Seventh Congress

      Washington, D. C.: John C. Rives. Very Good. 1863. First Edition. Disbound. Disbound extract from the Congressional Globe of the speech of Hon. J. Cradlebaugh strongly arguing against the admission of Utah as a state. Flake notes that "the speech was not given due to a shortage of time, but Mr. Cradlebaugh was allowed to print it. " Speech Includes information on the Mountain Meadows massacre, Danite Captain Bill Hickman, accusations that Brigham Young is "both Church and State", and supposed 'blood atonement' preachings of the church. An important early anti-Mormon speech. Extract is a total of 10 pages, of which 7 contain Cradlebaugh's text. Tipped into a later paper sleeve and inserted loosely in a three-quarter leather over marbled paper boards with title stamped in green on spine. Flake 2572, Howes C-840, Sabin 17311.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 7 pages .

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        Logoi ennea [graece]. Libri novem, quibus musarum indita sunt nomina, Clio. Euterpe. Thalia. Melpomomene. Terpsichore. Erato. Polymnia. Urania. Calliope. [] Georgii Gemisti, qui et Pletho dicitur, deijs quae post pugnam ad Mantineam gesta sunt, Libri II. Unà cum Ioachimi Camerarii Praefatione, Annotianibus, Herodoti vita

      10 Bll., 310 S. Mit 2 Initialen u. Druckermarke. HPgmt. d. 19. Jhdts. Kl. Wurmgänge durch die letzten 6 Bll. Schwacher, schmaler Wasserrand a. d. letzten Bll. VD16 H2508 BM STC 399 Adams H396 - Handschriftl. Besitzeintrag von Ludwig Stern 1863, der ein anerkannter Philologie, Ägyptologe, Koptologe und Bibliothekar war. - Zweite Ausgabe der "Historien", die zuvor 1541 ebenfalls bei Herwagen erschienen waren. Die editio princeps erfolgte 1502 bei Aldus. Die Historien sind das einzige erhaltene Werk Herorots, der von Cicero als Vater der Geschichtsschreibung benannt wurde. Der Beitragsautor Georgios Gemistos (Psd. Pletho, ca. 1360-1452), ein platonistischer Philosoph in Mistra am Südpeloponnes war Ratgeber des letzten byzantinischen Kaisers Konstantin, nahm am Konzil von Ferrara/Florenz teil, wo es um die Frage der Kirchenunion zwischen der katholischen und der griechisch-orthodoxen Kirche ging. Der Herausgeber Joachim Camerarius (1500-1557), ein Humanist und Universalgelehrter, befreundet mit Melanchthon verfasste das Vorwort zu dieser Ausgabe, das u.a. eine kurze Vita Herodots sowie Worterläuterungen enthält.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Burgverlag]
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        War-date Autographed Letter Signed including a rare example of his father's handwriting

      Buffalo, NY 1863 - Thirteenth President of the United States. 1 page, on 7.75 x 5-inch lined gatefold stationary, Buffalo, New York, June 18, 1863, to the Hon. Hilared Hall, in full: "My Dear Sir, In looking over my Father's papers to day, I found the enclosed Memorandum in his handwriting. Respectfully yours, Millard Fillmore." Inside the gatefold Fillmore has attached a 2.25 x 7.5-inch Autograph Document (unsigned), in full: "Benjamin Harwood the first Child born in Bennington (Vt) January 12th 1762. The first Families moved to Bennington June the 18th 1761." Nathaniel Fillmore (1771 - 1863) was an American farmer who originally settled in Vermont but was lured to New York State by land agents offering extensive tracts. Through faulty surveying, his original parcels were confiscated or reassigned, forcing him to work the soil for landlords and taking their charity to survive. Provenance: Mary Benjamin Autographs. Several folds plus light staining along the left margin, but still in very good condition. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Monographie Du Palais De Fontainbleau; Accompagne D'Un Texte Historique Et Descriptif

      Paris: A. Morel, 1863. First edition. Hardcover. Quarter black morocco, marbled boards and marbled endpapers. Very good. 2 vols. 20 and 11 pages in text respectively, Vols I-II. Elephant folio, 52 x 38 cm. 150 full page tinted engravings, six double page and five are chromolithographs plus decorative head/tail pieces and initial letters, with plates by W. Bayrer, J. de Carron et al after Pfnor. An architectural history of the Fontainbleau Palace with its architectural and decorative iterations and additions at the discretion of the monarchs in residence, but with the Renaissance its most influential transformation. Champollion-Figeau was the librarian at the Fontainbleau. Interior contents very fresh and clean, bindings firm, scuffed and shelf-worn.

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        Water-Babies: A Fairy Tale for a Land-Baby, The

      London & Cambridge: Macmillan & Co., 1863. "Just Another Destitute Little Chimney-Sweep"or "The Oddest Fairy Tale That There Has Ever Been...A Near Fine Copy Of The First Edition of The Water-BabiesKINGSLEY, Charles. The Water-Babies: A Fairy Tale for a Land-Baby. With two illustrations by J. Noel Paton, R.S.A. London & Cambridge: Macmillan and Co., 1863.First edition, second state. Small square octavo (8 x 6 1/8 inches; 203 x 155 mm.). [viii], [3], 4-350, [1 advertisements], 1 blank. Without the 'L'Envoi' leaf which was canceled early on by Kingsley. Inserted frontispiece and full-page illustration opposite p. 145. With eight large engraved initial chapter letters. Original dark green fine-grain cloth, front cover with gilt triple-rule border enclosing a pictorial gilt center device depicting Tom, a Fish and a Sea-Horse. Spine ruled and lettered in gilt. Dark brown coated endpapers, top edge gilt. With the binders ticket of Burn of Kirby St., on the rear pastedown. Unidentified rectangular bookplate on front paste-down. A couple of small and very light spots on front cover, inner hinges with partial expert and almost invisible repairs. Otherwise a superlative copy, the gilt bright and fresh, of this scarce children's classic. Contemporary neat ink inscription on verso of front end-paper dated "Xmas 1863." Housed in a fleece-lined, quarter green morocco over green cloth clamshell case. "Charles Kingsley was a rural vicar in Victorian England, and the "land-baby" of the sub-title was his youngest son, five-year-old Grenville Arthur. In writing this fairy tale about the underwater adventures of Tom, a chimney-sweep's climbing-boy, Kingsley uttered many a sermon. But along with his zeal for Anglican Christianity he also brought into play his enthusiasm for nature and his strong sense of indignation at the Victorian practice of using small children as laborers. The difference between the first and second states is solely the removal of the L'Envoi leaf. The first state "contains a leaf bearing a poem, L'Envoi. Kingsley had second thoughts about this while the book was being printed, and he had the leaf removed, but not before a few hundred copies of the book had already gone forth." (Gottlieb, Early Children's Books and Their Illustration, 113).Grolier 100, 34.

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        TALES OF A WAYSIDE INN

      Ticknor & Fields, Boston 1863 - First Edition, later state (with this volume priced in the ads at rear). Original pebbled green cloth with gilt stamped spine. Top edge gilt. Frontispiece engraving with tissue-guard of Old Bull playing violin in The Wayside Inn. LONGFELLOW'S INKED INSCRIPTION TIPPED-IN. Signed "Yours truly, Henry W. Longfellow" on paper tipped in at front. Neat contemporary inscription dated 1863. One of Longfellow's best remembered books containg his poem "The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere." Some spotting to frontis and tissue-guard else a very good copy. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: RON RAMSWICK BOOKS, IOBA]
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        NOBILIAIRE TOULOUSAIN. INVENTAIRE GENERAL DES TITRES PROBANTS DE NOBLESSE ET DE DIGNITES NOBILIAIRES. LETTRES PATENTES D'ANOBLISSEMENT, JUGEMENTS DE CONFIRMATION OU DE MAINTENUE DE NOBLESSE. ERECTION DE TERRES EN BARONNIE, VICOMTE, COMTE, MARQUISAT. DESCRIPTION HERALDIQUE DES BLASONS, ACTES D'HOMMAGES, DE RECONNAISSANCES, DE DENOMBREMENTS, DEVISES, CRIS, ETC, ETC.

      BONNAL ET GIBRAC, IMPRIMEURS-EDITEURS. 1863 - 2 VOLUMES IN-8 (16 X 24 X 6 CENTIMETRES ENVIRON) DE (4) + LXIV + 431 ET (4) + 580 PAGES, RELIURE D'EPOQUE 1/2 VEAU VIOLINE, TITRE DORE SUR DOS LISSE. EDITION ORIGINALE. «DONNE DES NOTICES SUR LA PLUPART DES FAMILLES DE LA HAUTE-GARONNE» (SAFFROY. 26512). LE DOS A UNIFORMEMENT VIRE AU MARRON, SINON BEL EXEMPLAIRE. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Crónica del viaje de SS. MM. y AA. RR. a las provincias andaluzas. Obra dedicada al Sermo. Señor Prícipe de Asturias con permiso de S.M. La Reina. Escrito y publicado por. Seguido de "Corona poética que ofrecen a S.M. La Reina Doña Isabel Segunda el Ayuntamiento Constitucional de Sevilla y La Real Academia de Buenas Letras". seguido de "Fiestas reales con que la ciudad de Sevilla solemniza la entrada de su excelsa reina Doña Isabel II".

      Imprenta de La Andalucía, 1862, Imprenta de La Andalucía, 1863, Imprenta y Litografía de El Porvenir, 1862, Sevilla. - 30x19. 482 pgs. + 10 hojas. 108 páginas. 49 páginas. Plena piel de época con nervios, tejuelos y planos. Ligeras pérdidas en el lomo. (W1596) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Le système nerveux central - 2 volumes : structure et fonctions Histoire critique des théories et des doctrines.

      1863 p. in total ill. Cloth. Acceptable. Ex-library with usual library markings. Covers worn, hinges damaged. Flyleaf of vol. 2 loosened. Pages darkened, but clean and without markings.

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        Abraham Lincoln endorses a brigadier general's commission for John W. Foster, who would later serve as Secretary of State under Benjamin Harrison

      [Washington], October 16, 1863. 4.25" x 6". "Autograph Endorsement Signed, ""A. Lincoln,"" as President, 1 page, 4.25"" x 6"", [Washington], October 16, 1863. Additionally endorsed ""Ja[me]s A Hardee"" as Assistant Adjutant General. Horizontal fold, light uneven toning, else fine.Lincoln's endorsement reads in full: ""Submitted to the Sec. of War and General-in-Chief. A. Lincoln October 16, 1863.""In 1861, Foster volunteered in the Union Army in the Civil War. Initially commissioned as a major, he rose to the rank of colonel in the U.S. Army (though was awarded the brevet rank of Major General in the U.S. Volunteers), serving with the 25th Indiana Volunteer Infantry, the 65th Indiana Volunteer Mounted Infantry, and the 136th Indiana Volunteer Infantry. Foster’s troops became the first to enter Knoxville, Tennessee after the successful campaign by General Ambrose Burnside. Following the Civil War, in Benjamin Harrison’s administration, Foster served as a State Department “trouble shooter” before becoming Secretary of State for the final six months of Harrison’s term. "

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        Los misterios del Cadalso: memorias de siete generaciones de verdugos

      - Literatura española. Biografías Manini Hermanos. Madrid. 1863. 22 cm. 863 p. Encuadernación en tapa dura artesanal con el lomo en piel. Traducción española por don Juan Salas . Cubierta deslucida. 44F [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Lose Blätter, enthaltend Fingerzeige für Schifffahrttreibende, gesammelt von F. B.

      Vegesack: J. F. Rohr,, 1863. Octavo (207 x 130 mm). Contemporary plain half roan and marbled boards, roan tips. With two large lithograph folding plates, one with signals printed in colour, by W. Jöntzen of Bremen, and numerous tables in the text. Joints cracked but holding firm, spine chipped at head, rubbed at foot and along joints, with some surface loss of the leather, boards lightly worn; some spotting throughout due to poor paper stock, the first folding plate with a small oil stain and a short split along one fold; withal a very good copy. Rare first edition of a detailed "guide for skippers", published in Vegesack, the northern district of Bremen, on the Weser river and at the mouth of the river Lesum. Compiled by "F. B.", who remains otherwise unidentified, the work was assembled from information gathered over many years, both by personal experience, as well as from information given by friends and from publications. The compiler invites contributions for future publications, recommending the establishment of a seafarers' company to share information for the benefit and safety of all. All kinds of information is given, in over 280 separate entries, about ports in Europe, Asia, the Americas, the Pacific Islands, and elsewhere, from Liverpool to Rio de Janeiro and St. Petersburg to Haiti, with advice on currents, winds, customs forms, freight, ballast, routes, rules, regulations, signals, etc. The large folding plates at the end give an explanation (with examples printed in colour) of signals to be used in the Rio Grande do Sol, a view of Fonseca Bay and the coastline of Cap Rachada in the Malacca Straits, and the entrance to the Cotinguiba river in Brazil.

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        Lose Blätter, enthaltend Fingerzeige für Schifffahrttreibende, gesammelt von F. B.

      Vegesack: J. F. Rohr, 1863 - Octavo (207 x 130 mm). Contemporary plain half roan and marbled boards, roan tips. Joints cracked but holding firm, spine chipped at head, rubbed at foot and along joints, with some surface loss of the leather, boards lightly worn; some spotting throughout due to poor paper stock, the first folding plate with a small oil stain and a short split along one fold; withal a very good copy. With two large lithograph folding plates, one with signals printed in colour, by W. Jöntzen of Bremen, and numerous tables in the text. Rare first edition of a detailed "guide for skippers", published in Vegesack, the northern district of Bremen, on the Weser river and at the mouth of the river Lesum. Compiled by "F. B.", who remains otherwise unidentified, the work was assembled from information gathered over many years, both by personal experience, as well as from information given by friends and from publications. The compiler invites contributions for future publications, recommending the establishment of a seafarers' company to share information for the benefit and safety of all. All kinds of information is given, in over 280 separate entries, about ports in Europe, Asia, the Americas, the Pacific Islands, and elsewhere, from Liverpool to Rio de Janeiro and St. Petersburg to Haiti, with advice on currents, winds, customs forms, freight, ballast, routes, rules, regulations, signals, etc. The large folding plates at the end give an explanation (with examples printed in colour) of signals to be used in the Rio Grande do Sol, a view of Fonseca Bay and the coastline of Cap Rachada in the Malacca Straits, and the entrance to the Cotinguiba river in Brazil. The work is very rare, with only three copies located on OCLC, KVK, and other on-line listings, unsurprisingly all of them in German libraries (Hamburg, Rostock and Frankfurt). [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Eigenh. Brief mit U.

      Dresden, 14. VII. 1863. - 3½ SS. 8vo. "Herzlichen Sängergruß zuvor! Schon sind 8 Wochen vorüber, seit wir uns im lieben Nürnberg sahen und sprachen, und erst heute kann ich Ihnen Mittheilungen in Bezug auf das beabsichtigte Sängerfest in Dresden im Jahr 1865 machen, selbige sind aber, wie Sie ersehen werden, der Art, daß dasselbe nunmehr als gesichert zu betrachten ist, und daß wir unsere Blicke auf keine andere Stadt zu richten nöthig haben. Nach meiner Rückkehr von Nürnberg ersuchte ich den Vorstand des Dr. allg. Sängervereins, Hr Prof. Dr. Löwe, eine Abgeordneten-Versammlung einzuberäumen, welcher ich mein Referat - die Nürnberger Verhandlungen wegen des Festes betreffend - verlesen und übergeben wollte. Eine solche kam erst im Juni zu Stande. Mit größter Aufmerksamkeit ward mein Referat angehört [ ]". - Otto studierte Theologie, Philosophie und Musik in Leipzig und wurde 1827 Musiklehrer am Blochmannschen Musikinstitut in Dresden. 1830-75 war er Kantor an der dortigen Kreuzkirche und Dirigent der Dresdner Liedertafel. - Auf Briefpapier mit gepr. Namenszug.

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        Scarce Autographed Letter Signed

      Dublin, 1863. unbound. 1 page, 7.25 x 4.5 inches, Dublin, June 19, 1863, to Major General Sir Andrew Scott Waugh, a fellow explorer and surveyor who named the highest mountain in the world after Sir George Everest, his friend and predecessor in the post of Surveyor-General of India, in full: "Very many thanks for the card of visitation for the 24th which you have sent me. Had I remained in town to the present time, it would have been a strong inducement to me to continue there; but I left London on Sunday last, and will probably remain six weeks in Ireland." Boldly signed and in fine condition with the addition of the original envelope addressed in McClintock's hand. Irish explorer in the Royal Navy who traveled 1400 miles by sled of previously unknown coastline and found Sir John Franklin's abandoned and frozen vessel. Inside he located the official handwritten ledger book that Franklin kept (1845 - 1848) on the Northwest Passage Expedition.

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        Collection of six Civil War letter from a soldier who served from April of 1861 until he was killed in action in June of 1863

      Washington, DC 1863 - Six letters to family members at home, four from 1861 and two from 1863. One of the letters has its original envelope. All of the letters are complete except one that is missing its final page. The handwriting is legible. Three of the letters are written in ink; three are written in light pencil and take some effort to read. All are in nice shape. Transcripts of each will be provided with purchase. Spinney enlisted on 16 April 1861 (just four days after the bombardment of Fort Sumter) and was assigned to the 6th Massachusetts Infantry. The next day, the 6th boarded a train bound for Washington, DC. to defend the federal government which was surrounded by the hostile slave states of Maryland and Virginia. When the unit arrived in Baltimore on 19 April, it was met by a mobs of hostile citizens. Worse, it found that city ordinances prohibited steam engines from operating within the city, so the train cars had to be pulled across town by horses. After the mob blocked the tracks with sand and ship anchors, four companies dismounted from the cars and began to march their way to safety. The officers ordered the soldiers to load their weapons, but not use them unless attacked. The soldiers found that obstacles had been laid in their path and they were soon bombarded by rocks and stones and beaten with clubs. Eventually, pistols were fired into the ranks by the rioters and the soldiers returned fire while fighting their way through the mob. Twelve civilians were killed in the battle along with four soldiers from the regiment. When the train finally in Washington, it was met by two Massachusetts women who had been living in the city and came to the station to do what they could for the injured. Clara Barton and her sister took 40 of the men into their home to provide care, and a legendary nursing career began. Although, Spinney's first letter mentions neither the riot nor Clara Barton, it is clear that he was affected by the bloodshed, noting to his brother, "I'm probably as yellow as you call it as John is." In a later letter he further remarks, "We have the satisfaction of knowing by our forcing our way through Baltimore and getting in the Capitol on Friday night, that we saved it from the Seccessionists (sic) . . . In 6 hours more there would have been a force sufficient in Washington to have disputed our entrance." Spinney's letters contain a wealth of detailed information about receiving his Zouave uniform, camp-life, needs of a soldier, and medical care. He also laments alcohol's widespread use: "We have plenty who will do most anything for liquor . . .who are allways (sic) in want of it. They take all sorts of risks and means to get it. . . . Some sell shoes, shirts, etc. I did not join any Sons of Temperance, or such like and I might not have refused to take it when offered, for my refusal has been taken as an insult many times. . . . . I have laid in the mud and water, wet through, been overboard, been in the sun, when it was 125° in the shade and yet I have passed through it all as well, if not, better than those who drink whenever they can get it. Liquor is not needful for a Soldier. So it has been proved to me by my own experience." Spinney eventually transferred to the 1st Massachusetts Cavalry and was initially very proud of his unit: "The whole Cavalry of the Potomac . . . was reviewed by the President. . . . The 1st. Mass. took the palm, as usual. . . . Our Regiment is said to be the finest one in the Service." However he eventually becomes despondent about the quality of replacement officers and their effect on morale and unit effectiveness, even to the point of fantasizing about killing his commander: "Nigger Andrews [Massachusetts Governor John Andrews was an ardent abolitionist and was actively recruiting freedmen from throughout the North to staff one African-American regiment, the 54th Massachusetts] has sent us a lot of Lieuts that don't know as much as some of our Rams at the present time. . . . There are any qua

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        Cups and Their Customs

      London: John Van Vorst. 1863. First. First edition. Small octavo. 52pp. Handcolored frontispiece; terminal vignette. Black glazed paper boards with gilt decoration. Bookplate of T. Herbert Prater, corners and edges rubbed, a few small losses at the spine, gilt on boards largely rubbed away, still an about very good copy of a fragile construction. Early cocktail book, described as "A collection of recipes for the brewing of compound drinks... ." Ex-James Gabler. Gabler 36290. .

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        Heinrich Kley: Spukgestalten (Originalzeichnung)

      - Farbkreiden, Gouache und Tusche auf Karton. 17,8 x 12 cm. Provenienz: Nachlass des Künstlers Privatsammlung. Biografie Heinrich Kley 1863 Karlsruhe - 1945 München Nach Beendigung des Studiums an der Karlsruher Kunstschule 1885 ist Heinrich Kley darum bemüht, sich im Kunstleben seiner badischen Heimatstadt zu etablieren. Zwar erhält er immer wieder Aufträge von ortsansässigen Privatpersonen, Behörden sowie Unternehmen, engagiert sich in der lokalen Künstlerschaft und nimmt an Ausstellungen teil, doch bleiben größere Erfolge letztlich aus. Diese stellen sich erst nach 1900 ein, als das Unternehmen Krupp in Essen auf Kleys Fähigkeiten als Schilderer topographischer Sujets aufmerksam wird. Durch die Verbindung von zeichnerischer Präzision und koloristischem Feingefühl gelingt es ihm, die spezifischen atmosphärischen Stimmungen in der Welt der Gußstahlfabriken, Hüttenwerke und Schiffswerften einzufangen. Seine um impressionistische Elemente bereicherte realistische Kunstauffassung überzeugt bald auch andere große Unternehmen, so dass Kley innerhalb weniger Jahre den Ruf eines erstrangigen und vielbeschäftigten Industriemalers genießt. Der breiten Öffentlichkeit wird Kley durch die Mitarbeit an den Zeitschriften Simplicissimus und Jugend bekannt, die ihn 1909 zum Umzug nach München bewegen. Bis zum Ersten Weltkrieg veröffentlichen sie hunderte seiner humoristischen, satirischen und grotesken Federzeichnungen. Themen der Gesellschaftspolitik, des technischen Fortschritts sowie des Verhältnisses zwischen Mann und Frau erfasst er mit phantasiereichen Bildideen, psychologischem Einfühlungsvermögen und unverwechselbarer Virtuosität. Mit gleicher Könnerschaft charakterisiert er menschliche Verhaltensweisen durch Mensch-Tier-Vergleiche pointiert und unterhaltsam. Obwohl es nach dem Ersten Weltkrieg ruhig um den von Schicksalsschlägen getroffenen Künstler wird, erfahren seine Federzeichnungen eine erstaunliche Rezeption in den USA. In den späten 1930er Jahren wird Walt Disney auf sie aufmerksam und nutzt sie fortan als wichtige Inspirationsquelle für seine Zeichentrickfilme. So lebt Kleys Kunst in den Figuren von „Dumbo“, „Fantasia“ und „Dschungelbuch“ weiter und begeistert weltweit ein Millionenpublikum.

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        Salon de Fantastique. Heute und die folgenden Tage der Messe täglich mehrere Productionen der weltberühmten Riesen-Dame Isabella aus Montpellier bei Paris 6 Fuß 4 Zoll groß und 345 Pfund schwer. Die Dame bekannt als erste Tänzerin und Athletin aus dem Circus Napoleon in Paris, wird zum Erstaunen des Publikums trotz ihres riesenhaften kollosalen Köperbaues mehrere Ballet-Piécen und Kraftproductionen ausführen. (Unterzeichner:) Harry Bergheer.

      O. O., Druck von Theodor Ehbrecht, ca. 1863. Einblattdruck auf rosa Papier, mit Holzschnitt-Portrait (9 x 8 cm) der Riesen-Dame. Blattgr.: 31 x 22 cm Nach Isabella tratt noch eine Hellseherin auf; Bergheer bewirbt seine Produktion auch als \"Gröszte Präsenten-Vertheilung\", jeder Billet-Inhaber erhält eine Präsent gratis. Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        War-date Autographed Letter Signed including a rare example of his father's handwriting

      Buffalo, NY, 1863. unbound. 1 page, on 7.75 x 5-inch lined gatefold stationary, Buffalo, New York, June 18, 1863, to the Hon. Hilared Hall, in full: "My Dear Sir, In looking over my Father's papers to day, I found the enclosed Memorandum in his handwriting. Respectfully yours, Millard Fillmore." Inside the gatefold Fillmore has attached a 2.25 x 7.5-inch Autograph Document (unsigned), in full: "Benjamin Harwood the first Child born in Bennington (Vt) January 12th 1762. The first Families moved to Bennington June the 18th 1761." Nathaniel Fillmore (1771 - 1863) was an American farmer who originally settled in Vermont but was lured to New York State by land agents offering extensive tracts. Through faulty surveying, his original parcels were confiscated or reassigned, forcing him to work the soil for landlords and taking their charity to survive. Provenance: Mary Benjamin Autographs. Several folds plus light staining along the left margin, but still in very good condition. Thirteenth President of the United States.

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        Düsseldorf, Stiftskirche.

      - Aquarell. 29 x 22 cm. Alfred Charles Conrade, geb. in London 1863, war dort sowie in manchster als Architektur-Maler tätig. Auf einer Europareise entstanden zahlreiche Aquarelle.Blick auf einen freien Platz, die Kirche und zwei Alte Häuser, rechts eine Personengruppe. Schönes fein abgestimmtes Aquarell in frischer Erhaltung. Unten links Signiert und dat. Mit einem Stempel von Sotheby 7.4.1965. 0,000 gr.

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        Fin de Siècle.

      192 S. OBrosch. EA. WG II 11. - R. m. Japanpapier fachmännisch stabilisiert, T. unaufgeschnitten, leichte Gbrsp., etw. angestaubt. - Bahr, (1863 - 1934), studierte an den Universitäten Wien, Graz, Czernowitz und Berlin Altphilologie, Philosophie und Nationalökonomie er unternahm mehrere Reisen durch Europa und Nordafrika. Seit 1890 war er Redakteur der "Berliner Freien Bühne", nach dem Umzug nach Wien 1891 Redakteur verschiedener Periodika und Feuilletonleiter der Wochenschrift "Die Zeit" (1894-99). Bahr führte zeitweilig Regie am Deutschen Theater (1906) und war als Dramaturg am Burgtheater tätig (1918) seit 1912 lebte er in Salzburg, von 1922 an in München. Er war Kritiker, Essayist, Erzähler und Lustspieldichter (u.a. Das Konzert, 1910). Seit 1909 war er mit Anna von Mildenburg verheiratet seine Tagebücher (1918-27 veröffentlicht) sind von zeitgeschichtlichem Interesse. (DBE) - Einer seiner gesuchtesten Titel.

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        Die Principien der astronomischen Instrumentenkunde

      Leipzig, Voigt & Günther, 1863. X-166 pages, 15 planches doubles en lithographie demi-basane acajou, dos lisse et fileté 1863, 1863, in-4, X-166 pages, 15 planches doubles en lithographie, demi-basane acajou, dos lisse et fileté, Rare. Édition originale de cet ouvrage, illustré de schémas d'instruments astronomiques. Ce classique parait avant la somme importante de Carl, "Repertorium fur physikalische Technik fur mathematische und astronomische Instrumentenkunde" en 34 volumes. Philipp Carl (1837-1891) fut étudiant de Jolly et Lamont à l'université Louis-et-Maximilien de Munich. Il fonde son atelier de fabrication d'instruments de mathématique et de physique en 1865 et en demeure le directeur jusqu'en 1875. Exemplaire provenant de la bibliothèque de l'indianiste Émile Sénart, avec son cachet ex-libris et un envoi autographe signé de l'auteur. Dos insolé et épidermé. Intérieur frais

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        Cups and Their Customs

      London: John Van Vorst. 1863. First. First edition. Small octavo. 52pp. Handcolored frontispiece; terminal vignette. Black glazed paper boards with gilt decoration. Bookplate of T. Herbert Prater, corners and edges rubbed, a few small losses at the spine, gilt on boards largely rubbed away, still an about very good copy of a fragile construction. Early cocktail book, described as "A collection of recipes for the brewing of compound drinks... ." Ex-James Gabler. Gabler 36290. .

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        Water-Babies: A Fairy Tale for a Land-Baby, The

      London & Cambridge: Macmillan & Co., 1863. "Just Another Destitute Little Chimney-Sweep" or "The Oddest Fairy Tale That There Has Ever Been… A Near Fine Copy Of The First Edition of The Water-Babies KINGSLEY, Charles. The Water-Babies: A Fairy Tale for a Land-Baby. With two illustrations by J. Noel Paton, R.S.A. London & Cambridge: Macmillan and Co., 1863. First edition, second state. Small square octavo (8 x 6 1/8 inches; 203 x 155 mm.). [viii], [3], 4-350, [1 advertisements], 1 blank. Without the 'L'Envoi' leaf which was canceled early on by Kingsley. Inserted frontispiece and full-page illustration opposite p. 145. With eight large engraved initial chapter letters. Original dark green fine-grain cloth, front cover with gilt triple-rule border enclosing a pictorial gilt center device depicting Tom, a Fish and a Sea-Horse. Spine ruled and lettered in gilt. Dark brown coated endpapers, top edge gilt. With the binders ticket of Burn of Kirby St., on the rear pastedown. Unidentified rectangular bookplate on front paste-down. A couple of small and very light spots on front cover, inner hinges with partial expert and almost invisible repairs. Otherwise a superlative copy, the gilt bright and fresh, of this scarce children's classic. Contemporary neat ink inscription on verso of front end-paper dated "Xmas 1863." Housed in a fleece-lined, quarter green morocco over green cloth clamshell case. "Charles Kingsley was a rural vicar in Victorian England, and the "land-baby" of the sub-title was his youngest son, five-year-old Grenville Arthur. In writing this fairy tale about the underwater adventures of Tom, a chimney-sweep's climbing-boy, Kingsley uttered many a sermon. But along with his zeal for Anglican Christianity he also brought into play his enthusiasm for nature and his strong sense of indignation at the Victorian practice of using small children as laborers. The difference between the first and second states is solely the removal of the L'Envoi leaf. The first state "contains a leaf bearing a poem, L'Envoi. Kingsley had second thoughts about this while the book was being printed, and he had the leaf removed, but not before a few hundred copies of the book had already gone forth." (Gottlieb, Early Children's Books and Their Illustration, 113). Grolier 100, 34.

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        Neu-Seeland [Neuseeland].

      Stuttgart, Cotta`scher Verlag 1863; EA; ca 27x20 cm; XX, 555 (1) Seiten mit 2 Karten, 6 Farbenstahlstichen, 9 großen Holzschnitten und 89 Textholzschnitten; Originalleinwandeinband mit Rückentitel und goldgeprägter Deckelvignette (Einband gering bestoßen und leicht berieben, Seiten ganz vereinzelt leicht stockfleckig; der Buchrücken wurde in alter Zeit wohl erneuert und der Originalrücken neu aufgezogen [selbst für den Fachmann erst auf den zweiten oder dritten Blick erkennbar - professionelle Arbeit wohl um 1930); sonst gutes Exemplar) MIT SIGNIERTER WIDMUNG VOM SOHN DES AUTORS AN FRANZ GRAF VON LUCKNER (DER \"SEETEUFEL\"). AUS DER BILBIOTHEK VON GRAF VON LUCKNER MIT SEINEM EXLIBRIS! Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        ORDNANCE MANUAL FOR THE USE OF THE OFFICERS OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES ARMY

      Charleston 1863 - ORDNANCE MANUAL FOR THE USE OF THE OFFICERS OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES ARMY. Charleston 1863. 546 pages. 33 full page plates. Parrish 2491. Dornbusch IV, 11811A. A Civil War collectible – Morningside Bookshop used this volume for their reprint of this book. "This manual is adopted, with some necessary changes, omissions, and alterations, from the Ordnance Manual of the United States service, of 1861." – Preface. First edition, interior tight, evenly foxed, one tip-in to back of title page, 2-page introduction by Kerksis tipped in, 4-page list of Morningside books tipped in, scuffed and speckled, uncommon. Protected by a clear acid-free mylar dust jacket. $750.00 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Musée pittoresque et historique de l Alsace. Dessins et Illustrations par J. Rothmuller.

      - Colmar, J. Rothmuller, 1863, Kl.-Fol., 204 S. Text + 108 lithographierte Tafeln mit Ansichten aus dem Elsaß (Haut-Rhin), roter, goldgeprägter Original-Halbledereinband mit marmorierten Deckeln (etwas berieben und bestoßen, innen teils etwas stockfleckig) *Eine Sammlung stimmungsvoller Ansichten mit viele Liebe zum Detail. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Utah and the Mormons--Speech of Hon. J. Cradlebaugh of Nevada, in the House of Representatives. February 7, 1863, on the Admission of Utah As a State. Appendix to the Congressional Globe of the Third Session Thirty-Seventh Congress

      John C. Rives, Washington, D. C. 1863 - Disbound extract from the Congressional Globe of the speech of Hon. J. Cradlebaugh strongly arguing against the admission of Utah as a state. Flake notes that "the speech was not given due to a shortage of time, but Mr. Cradlebaugh was allowed to print it. " Speech Includes information on the Mountain Meadows massacre, Danite Captain Bill Hickman, accusations that Brigham Young is "both Church and State", and supposed 'blood atonement' preachings of the church. An important early anti-Mormon speech. Extract is a total of 10 pages, of which 7 contain Cradlebaugh's text. Tipped into a later paper sleeve and inserted loosely in a three-quarter leather over marbled paper boards with title stamped in green on spine. Flake 2572, Howes C-840, Sabin 17311.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 7 pages [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Official Reports of Battles, Embracing the Defence of Vicksburg, by Major General Earl Van Dorn, and the Attack Upon Baton Rouge, by Major General Breckinridge

      Richmond: Smith, Bailey & Co., Printers, 1863. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. 8vo. [1], 170pp., [2]. Recently rebound in half Moroccan leather. Marbled paper covered boards with green leather spine and joints. 5 raised bands, gilt lettered title and date stamped on spine. New front and rear end sheets. Original front and rear blank end papers present. This copy is an ex-library with an old ink stamp from the "Mercantile Library, Philadelphia" on the blank verso of the title page and on page 170. Light edge chips to pages 1-4. Light damp-stains in text. Parrish & Willingham 2350.

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        Collection of six Civil War letter from a soldier who served from April of 1861 until he was killed in action in June of 1863

      Washington, DC, 1863. Unbound. Very good. Six letters to family members at home, four from 1861 and two from 1863. One of the letters has its original envelope. All of the letters are complete except one that is missing its final page. The handwriting is legible. Three of the letters are written in ink; three are written in light pencil and take some effort to read. All are in nice shape. Transcripts of each will be provided with purchase. Spinney enlisted on 16 April 1861 (just four days after the bombardment of Fort Sumter) and was assigned to the 6th Massachusetts Infantry. The next day, the 6th boarded a train bound for Washington, DC. to defend the federal government which was surrounded by the hostile slave states of Maryland and Virginia. When the unit arrived in Baltimore on 19 April, it was met by a mobs of hostile citizens. Worse, it found that city ordinances prohibited steam engines from operating within the city, so the train cars had to be pulled across town by horses. After the mob blocked the tracks with sand and ship anchors, four companies dismounted from the cars and began to march their way to safety. The officers ordered the soldiers to load their weapons, but not use them unless attacked. The soldiers found that obstacles had been laid in their path and they were soon bombarded by rocks and stones and beaten with clubs. Eventually, pistols were fired into the ranks by the rioters and the soldiers returned fire while fighting their way through the mob. Twelve civilians were killed in the battle along with four soldiers from the regiment. When the train finally in Washington, it was met by two Massachusetts women who had been living in the city and came to the station to do what they could for the injured. Clara Barton and her sister took 40 of the men into their home to provide care, and a legendary nursing career began. Although, Spinney's first letter mentions neither the riot nor Clara Barton, it is clear that he was affected by the bloodshed, noting to his brother, "I'm probably as yellow as you call it as John is." In a later letter he further remarks, "We have the satisfaction of knowing by our forcing our way through Baltimore and getting in the Capitol on Friday night, that we saved it from the Seccessionists (sic) . . . In 6 hours more there would have been a force sufficient in Washington to have disputed our entrance." Spinney's letters contain a wealth of detailed information about receiving his Zouave uniform, camp-life, needs of a soldier, and medical care. He also laments alcohol's widespread use: "We have plenty who will do most anything for liquor . . .who are allways (sic) in want of it. They take all sorts of risks and means to get it. . . . Some sell shoes, shirts, etc. I did not join any Sons of Temperance, or such like and I might not have refused to take it when offered, for my refusal has been taken as an insult many times. . . . . I have laid in the mud and water, wet through, been overboard, been in the sun, when it was 125° in the shade and yet I have passed through it all as well, if not, better than those who drink whenever they can get it. Liquor is not needful for a Soldier. So it has been proved to me by my own experience." Spinney eventually transferred to the 1st Massachusetts Cavalry and was initially very proud of his unit: "The whole Cavalry of the Potomac . . . was reviewed by the President. . . . The 1st. Mass. took the palm, as usual. . . . Our Regiment is said to be the finest one in the Service." However he eventually becomes despondent about the quality of replacement officers and their effect on morale and unit effectiveness, even to the point of fantasizing about killing his commander: "Nigger Andrews [Massachusetts Governor John Andrews was an ardent abolitionist and was actively recruiting freedmen from throughout the North to staff one African-American regiment, the 54th Massachusetts] has sent us a lot of Lieuts that don't know as much as some of our Rams at the present time. . . . There are any quantity of Privates that can learn the Pups of Nigger Andrews. Well it is of no use to complain, but it is hard to trust a man who knows less than you do. If any of them has charge of me in action, I shall look for myself first. One would suppose we (the men) would be proud to belong to the 1st. Mass. seeing the praise it gets. Bah! the way things have been going on far a while past are enough to discourage any man. . . . . The one who gets "Gobbled up" (take prisoner) is considered lucky. . . . . Never mind, the Caps may run against a small piece of lead if we get into a brush the next raid [and] perhaps get a furlough home by way of Adams Express." [For a fee the agency would ship remains home in a charcoal-lined zinc coffin.] Spinney assessment of his leadership was proved correct as on June 17, 1863, during one of the major cavalry battles of the war, eight regimental companies were trapped in an ambush along the Snicker's Gap Turnpike near Aldie, Virginia. 198 of their 294 men were killed; Spinney was one of them.

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        [MEXIQUE] Carta general de la República Mexicana formada y corregida con presencia de los últimos datos y el auxilio de las autoridades mas competentes.

      Mexico, Imp.a Litog.a de Decaen, 1863. En 32 sections montées sur toile et pliées, formant une carte de 0,80 x 1,17 m. Superbe et très rare carte murale figurant la République du Mexique, avec le sud des Etats-Unis et la Floride, publiée à Mexico en 1863 par Decaen. Avec la carte de Garcia y Cubas, également publiée en 1863, la carte de Decaen est l'une des premières cartes officielles du Mexique. Une carte similaire a été publiée en 1865, mais le mot République a été remplacé par le mot Empire, durant le règne de Maximilien de Habsbourg, empereur du Mexique de 1864 à 1867. La carte est accompagnée d'une table des distances, et d'un tableau donnant le nombre d'habitants par région, réalisé selon le tableau récapitulatif de M. Lerdo de Tejada en 1856. Ce tableau comprend également la latitude septentrionale et la longitude à l'est et à l'ouest du méridien de Mexico. En bas à gauche figurent une petite carte montrant les routes entre Mexico et Veracruz, et une comparaison des principaux cours d'eau et montagnes de la République. Dans le golfe du Mexique figurent trois petits plans des ports de Matamoros, Veracruz et Tampico, et un tableau contenant l'explication des symboles utilisés. En bas à droite figurent un profil de la route entre Mexico et Veracruz et entre Mexico et Acapulco. La frontière avec les Etats-Unis, délimitée en rouge, donne le nom des deux traités qui l'ont fixée : le Traité de Guadalupe Hidalgo du 2 février 1848, qui mettait fin à la guerre américano-mexicaine, et par lequel le Mexique cédait, notamment, la région du Nouveau-Mexique aux Etats-Unis ; et le Traité de la Mesilla, également connu sous le nom de traité de Gadsden, du nom du négociateur américain, signé le 30 décembre 1853, qui permettait aux Américains d'acquérir la vallée de la Mesilla. Lithographe et éditeur, Decaen a exécuté les lithographies de la première édition de México y sus alrededores, ouvrage fondamental sur le Mexique publié en 1855. Très bel exemplaire en coloris de l'époque. Tampon du château de Morizecourt dans le coin inférieur droit. De la plus grande rareté. Nous n'avons pas trouvé d'exemplaire dans la Collection Orozco y Berra des Archives Nationales du Mexique ; UCLA Library Special Collections, édition de 1867 par Debray ; Tooley ne cite que l'édition de 1865, avec la "République du Mexique" remplacée par l'"Empire du Mexique".

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        Oeuvres complètes de Raphaël Sanzio.

      Paris, Firmin-Didot, 1863. In-4 (environ 32*26cm), 4 volumes, 13p, liste des gravures et 474 gravures. Important travail entamé au début du 19ème siècle par le peintre et historien de l'art Landon. Il fit paraître ainsi de nombreux volumes sur les peintres, s'intéressant à un peintre en particulier à chaque fois. Ce travail était paru primitivement en 1806, dans un tirage à 200 exemplaires avec 349 gravures. Cette édition reprend donc ces mêmes gravures, dans le même ordre, et en ajoute encore une centaine. Seule la gravure 1, le portrait de Raphaël, est différent. Une douzaine de planches sont dépliantes. Les planches sont numérotées de 1 à 475, il manque ici la planche 142, qui ne fut pas reliée à l'époque (pas de trace d'onglet). Reliure demi-basane, dos lisse, filets. Ouvrage entièrement monté sur onglets, rousseurs, quelques planches avec beaucoup de rousseurs ou salies (essentiellement en marge). Petits défauts, reliure très solide. Rare

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         Étude sur la série des rois inscrits à la salle des ancètres de Thoutmès III.

      Metz F. Blanc 1863 In-8 de (2) ff., 102 pp. ; demi-chagrin violet à coins, dos à nerfs orné, couvertures conservées, non rogné (reliure moderne de Girardin). Tiré à part d'une étude publiée dans les Mémoires de l'Académie impériale de Metz. L'illustration se compose de 2 planches dépliantes gravées d'après les dessins de l'auteur, et de 13 tableaux dépliants pour les généalogies égyptiennes. L'auteur propose une mise en ordre des généalogies égyptiennes en étudiant les images et les noms des 61 monarques qui figurent dans la salle des ancètres construite par Thoumosis III à Karnak. Bel exemplaire. Envoi autographe signé de l'auteur au docteur Quoy. Gay, 2234.

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        Logoi ennea [graece]. Libri novem, quibus musarum indita sunt nomina, Clio. Euterpe. Thalia. Melpomomene. Terpsichore. Erato. Polymnia. Urania. Calliope. [] Georgii Gemisti, qui et Pletho dicitur, deijs quae post pugnam ad Mantineam gesta sunt, Libri II. Unà cum Ioachimi Camerarii Praefatione, Annotianibus, Herodoti vita

      10 Bll., 310 S. Mit 2 Initialen u. Druckermarke. HPgmt. d. 19. Jhdts. Kl. Wurmgänge durch die letzten 6 Bll. Schwacher, schmaler Wasserrand a. d. letzten Bll. VD16 H2508 BM STC 399 Adams H396 - Handschriftl. Besitzeintrag von Ludwig Stern 1863, der ein anerkannter Philologie, Ägyptologe, Koptologe und Bibliothekar war. - Zweite Ausgabe der "Historien", die zuvor 1541 ebenfalls bei Herwagen erschienen waren. Die editio princeps erfolgte 1502 bei Aldus. Die Historien sind das einzige erhaltene Werk Herorots, der von Cicero als Vater der Geschichtsschreibung benannt wurde. Der Beitragsautor Georgios Gemistos (Psd. Pletho, ca. 1360-1452), ein platonistischer Philosoph in Mistra am Südpeloponnes war Ratgeber des letzten byzantinischen Kaisers Konstantin, nahm am Konzil von Ferrara/Florenz teil, wo es um die Frage der Kirchenunion zwischen der katholischen und der griechisch-orthodoxen Kirche ging. Der Herausgeber Joachim Camerarius (1500-1557), ein Humanist und Universalgelehrter, befreundet mit Melanchthon verfasste das Vorwort zu dieser Ausgabe, das u.a. eine kurze Vita Herodots sowie Worterläuterungen enthält.

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        Eigenh. Telegrammentwurf. O. O., [25. VIII. 1863].

      1863. ¾ S. 8vo. An Ihre Mutter: "Die Kaiserin an Ihre königliche Hoheit Frau Herzogin Luise in Baiern in Possenhofen bei Starnberg. Mit den innigsten und besten Wünschen küsse ich Deine Hände". - Mit gepr. Monogrammvignette; verso kleine Montagespuren; die Datierung von zeitgenöss. Hand.

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