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        English Sacred Poetry of the Olden Time

      , 1864 1864. first edition. With an Original Tenniel Pencil Drawing and TracingIn An Elegant Binding By RiviéreTENNIEL, John, et al, illustrators. WHITE, Rev. L.B. English Sacred Poetry of the Olden Time. Collected and Arranged by the Rev. L.B. White, M.A. London: The Religious Tract Society, 1864. First edition. Octavo (8 1/2 x 5 1/2 in; 215 x 146 mm). xvi, 190, [2] pp. With an original drawing and tracing in pencil by Tenniel for his illustration, Fleeing From Wrath, on page 101. Thirty-one black and white illustrations. Bound c. 1920 by Riviére & Son (stamp-signed) in full navy blue crushed morocco featuring rectilinear gilt double fillet borders and gilt corner-pieces with black rosettes enclosing central panel. Gilt rolled raised bands, gilt ornamented compartments. Gilt rolled edges. Board turn-ins reiterate cover design. Top edge gilt. A fine copy. Housed in a navy blue morocco-edged, marbled paper slipcase.Poetry includes work by Geoffrey Chaucer, Edmund Spenser, John Donne, Jon Milton, Francis Quarles, John Dryden, John Bunyan, etc.Illustrators include John Tenniel, George Du Maurier, J.W. North, Percival Skelton, J.D. Watson, etc. Whilst best remembered as the illustrator of Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through The Looking Glass, Sir John Tenniel contibuted many other illustrations in the later nineteenth century.

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        Parti af Dannevirke med en af de nye Skandser, Thyras Vold og Valdemarsmuren.

      . Maleri. [1864]<br>. 13,5x18cm. Olie pa laerred opklaebet pa pap. Ikke signeret. I smuk gl. Guldramme. * Skitse til et större maleri. Motivet er ogsa gengivet som zylografi i " To Hundrede Traesnit. Tegninger fra Krigen i Danmark 1864 "..

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        Cithara Sanctorum .Edition dawkem 1040 pisnij obsahugjcym. Pessti 1864. (Tschechisches Gesangsbuch ???Siehe Scan )

      Aloiza,, Pessti, 1864 - 19 x 13x8 cm. 1184 S und zwei Register 237 S / 108 S. Bücher. 2000 g. GF. (EB). Jpg. Einband und buch haben gelitten. Buchbblock mehrfach gebrochen, papier teilweise braunfleckig. Insgesamt gesehen aber ein Buch mit der besonderen Patina.

      [Bookseller: Umbras Kuriositätenkabinett]
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        Dialogue aux enfers entre Machiavel et Montesquieu ou la politique de Machiavel aux XIXe siècle par un contemporain.

      Bruxelles Mertens 1864. (III) 337 pp. halfleer. *ex libris, papier hier en daar roestvlekkig*'Maurice Joly (1829-1878) was a French satirist and lawyer. He attacks in this book "the political ambitions of Napoleon III. It was first published in Geneva in 1864, and then in Brussels. The piece used the literary device of a dialogue between two diabolical plotters in Hell, the historical characters of Machiavelli and Montesquieu. In this way he tried to cover up a direct, and illegal, attack on Napoleon's rule. The pamphlets were smuggled into France for distribution, but were seized by the police immediately upon crossing the border. The police swiftly tracked down its author, and Joly was arrested and imprisoned for 15 months. The books were banned. (...) One of the few copies (...) found its way to Switzerland, where is was picked up by the Russian police and served as the basis for 'The protocols of the elders of Zion'." Wikipedia.

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        A History of the Spiders of Great Britain and Ireland. Two volume set

      London: Robert Hardwicke / The Ray Society, 1864. London: Robert Hardwicke / The Ray Society. G : in very good condition without dust jackets as issued. Ex lib with stamps of the University of Edinburgh to page blanks. Sporadic light foxing - damp-staining to corners of a couple of plates. Occasional closed tears to page edges. Some pages uncut. 1864. First Edition. Blue cloth spine on grey card boards. 370mm x 260mm (15" x 10"). vi, 384pp; + 29 plates. Twenty-nine hand coloured full page plates of spiders. Volume I published in 1861, volume II in 1864. Issued to the subscribers for the year 1862. .

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        Dictionnaire General des Sciences: Theoriques et Appliquees. In two volumes

      - Paris - Ch. Delagrave and Co, 1864. - Paris - Ch. Delagrave and Co, 1864 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. An interesting and comprehensiveFrench scientific dictionary. Comprised of mathematics, physics and chemistry, mechanics and technology, natural history and medicine, and agriculture. With numerousillustrations in the text throughout. Complete in two volumes, volume I A-F and volume II G-Z. The editors Augustin Privat-Deschanel and Adolphe Jean Focillon were professors of physical and natural science at the Lycee Imperial de Louis-le-Grand. With the collaboration of a meeting of scientists, engineers and teachers. Condition: In half morocco bindings with marbled boards. Externally sound though rubbed. The hinges have been reinforced but are slightly strained a few pages in, holding firm. Internally, firmly bound, beautifully bright with very light scattered spotting. Overall: GOOD..

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        Autograph Manuscript, signed and dated, of his poem of "The Kalif of Baldacca"

      Boston, february 12, 1864 - First published in the Atlantic Monthly in 1864 and incorporated into Tales of a Wayside Inn as "The Spanish Jew's Tale. / Kambalu. Begun January 26, 1864 - Finished February 12, 1864. " His source for the "Kambalu" is Il Milione by Marco Polo. Longfellow's manuscript was originally consigned by James T. Fields to auction in June, 1864, for "The U.S. Sanitary Commission" 4to. Working draft, 7 pages on 2 folded sheets of pale blue stationery; with several revisions in Longfellow's hand. Mounted on hinges and bound in quarter blue morocco and blue cloth and housed in a slipcase. Provenance: David Gage Joyce Sale, Hanzel Galleries, September 23, 1973 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Aonio Paleario: A Chapter in the History of the Italian Reformation

      London - Religious Tract Society, 1864. London - Religious Tract Society, 1864 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. The first English edition of Bonnet&#39;s history of the Italian reformation through the life of Aonio Paleario. Jules Bonnet,1820 - 1892, wasa Frenchhistorian of Protestantism. Hewas a member of the Academy of Moral and Political Sciences. This work has been translated and published under a special arrangement with the Author -from the Preface. Condition: In a full calf binding. Externally,tidemarks to the rear board and spine, otherwise fine. Internally, firmly bound, withlight browning and a few spots. With a prize presentation ink inscription to the front blank. Overall: NEAR FINE..

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        Hülfsbuch zum Unterricht in der deutschen und brandenburgisch-preußischen Geschichte unter Bezugnahme auf die vaterländische Poesie für Präparanden-Anstalten, Schullehrer-Seminarien und andere Lehranstalten

      W. Körner Verlags-, Kirchen- und Schulbuchhandlung Erfurt und Leipzig , 1864. Hardcover , altersbedingt befriedigender Zustand; Buchrücken fehlt; Einband stark abgegriffen; vereinzelte Unterstreichungen und Anmerkungen im Text; , 208 S., 14x21 cm. altdeutsch

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        The Comic History of EnglandIn Two Volumes

      London - Punch, 1864. London - Punch, 1864 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. One of A Beckett&#39;s most famous works, this is a lively history of England told in a style that was highly unusual at its times of publication. With copious illustrations throughout by John Leech, including twenty coloured plates (collated complete). Gilbert Abbott Beckett (1811 1856) was an English humorist, and contributor to Punch magazine. He is perhaps best known as the author of Comic History of England, Comic History of Rome, Comic Blackstone, and other comic works. Two volumes bound in one. Condition: In a green cloth binding with gilt decoration. Externally sound, with a little rubbing and wear to the head and tail of the spine. Internally, generally firmly bound. Pages have some scattered light spotting. Overall: VERY GOOD..

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        Clinical Observations on Functional Nervous Disorders

      John Churchill & Sons, London 1864 - xii, 585, [1] pp. Bound by Edmonds & Remnants London. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        A Selection of the Works of Mrs Jameson. Includes: Memoirs of the Early Italian Painters, Legends of the Monastic Orders, The Diary of an Ennuyee, Legends of the Madonna, Memoirs of the Loves of the Poets, Characteristics of Women, and Studies, Stories, and Memoirs which contains one of Jameson&#39;s best pieces of work, The House of Titian

      Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1864-1866.. Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1864-1866., 1864. 7 volumes; small 8vo. Handsome in contemporary full brown morocco with gilt titles and gilt &#39;box design&#39; to spines, gilt rule to boards, marbled end papers, all edges gilt. Engraved frontispiece to each volume. Binding very slightly rubbed. A charming little set.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Rare Books]
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        Eigenh. Brief mit U. ("CVogt").

      Paris, 11. IV. 1864.. ¾ S. auf Doppelblatt. 8vo.. An eine Klischier-Anstalt, die Abbildungen zu englischen und französischen Ausgaben eines seiner Werke liefern soll: "In London und Paris beklagt man sich über die Langsamkeit womit die Cliches gemacht werden - man habe sie noch nicht erhalten. Die beiden Uebersetzungen sind fertig - man wartet nur auf die Cliches um anzufangen mit dem Druck [...]". - Im Jahr zuvor waren waren Vogts "Vorlesungen über den Menschen" und seine "Nord-Fahrt entlang der norwegischen Küste" erschienen. - Auf Briefpapier mit gepr. Briefkopf des Hotel d'Espagne & De Hongrie in Paris; das unbeschriebene Bl. 2 mit einem kleinen Einriß am oberen Rand und mit kleinen Montagespuren verso.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris, Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Holograph Draft of a Dispatch to the War Department

      ?(Cipher)/ City Point, Va. Dec. 30th 1864/ Hon. E.M. Stanton, Sec. of War./ The accompanying dispatch was received over your signature and answered. Subsequently a dispatch from operator was received stating that it should have been signed G. Wells [sic], Sec. of the Navy. It is all right however for I do not propose to correspond with the Navy Dept about Military operations except through you. My first dispatch gives all that I would advise should be said to the Sec. of the Navy for the present. U.S. Grant/ Lt. Gen. [ink line through each]/ I will say to Mr. Welles that I will advise with you about further operations against Wilmington and he can get his information from you. U.S. Grant/ Lt. Gen.? One page; folded; excellent condition. This piece was reproduced in facsimile at page 188 in Louis A. Coolidge?s The Life of Ulysses S. Grant ( Centenary Edition. Boston: Houghton, Mifflin, 1922). In the list of illustrations, it is noted that this was then in the possession of the author. Grant made his headquarters at City Point, from where he directed operations against Petersburg and Richmond, as well as commanding other Union armies in the field. Famously informal and modest, the headquarters of the only regularly promoted Lieutenant-General since George Washington was in a log cabin. Nevertheless, this dispatch illustrates how aware Grant was of the prerogatives of his unique rank and that he was not reluctant to assert these when he perceived them as threatened.

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        HYMNS

      [New York. nd. but 1864].. [New York. nd. but 1864].. Original brown-orange cloth, lettered in gilt and decorated in blind, white moiré endsheets. Some surface splitting along the upper joint with signs of careful repair to the split, archival paper repair to front inner hinge, modest foxing to endsheets, otherwise a good copy. First edition, BAL&#39;s binding A. Inscribed by the author on the front free endsheet: "Charles Nordhoff Esq. with the kind regards of Wm. Cullen Bryant. December 1864.--" Bryant has also written "New York 1864" on the title- page. The recipient, Charles Nordhoff (1830-1901), the Prussian-born journalist and author, wrote several works based on his youthful experiences as an American sailor, as well as guidebooks and the pioneering work, THE COMMUNISTIC SOCIETIES OF THE UNITED STATES. He was a close friend of Bryant and served with him on the editorial staff of the NEW YORK EVENING POST. BAL 1686.

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        The Gettysburg Address, Autograph Leaves of Our Country's Authors

      Cushings and Bailey, Baltimore 1864 - First edition of this rare, first publication of the definitive version of the Gettysburg Address. Cushings and Bailey, Baltimore, 1864. Lincoln hand wrote his final version of the Gettysburg Address for Autograph Leaves of Our Country's Authors, a work created by a former Union Army officer to benefit fellow soldiers in the Civil War. Alexander Bliss and John Pendleton Kennedy assembled and published the book in 1864 to raise money for the Baltimore Sanitary Fair. They solicited many prominent Americans, including Lincoln, Herman Melville and Edgar Allen Poe, to provide hand-written copies of one of their works. The book published in 1864 contains reproductions of many fascinating works hand-written by the authors, including a first appearance of a work by Melville and a work by Edgar Allen Poe, as well as the final and definitive version of the Gettysburg Address. There are five copies of the Gettysburg Address in Lincoln&#146;s handwriting. Each is slightly different in its wording and punctuation. The version that was included in Autograph Leaves was his final version, and is considered the definitive text. Lincoln gave the first two drafts of the Gettysburg Address to his two secretaries, John Nicolay and John Hay. It is presumed, but not known whether one of these drafts is the manuscript that Lincoln read from in Gettysburg. Both of these documents are now at the Library of Congress. The other three copies of the Address were written out by Lincoln in February and March of 1864 for charitable causes supporting Union soldiers. Edward Everett requested a copy for the Metropolitan Fair in New York. The Everett Copy is now at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield, Illinois. Historian George Bancroft made a similar request to benefit the Baltimore Sanitary Fair. His stepson, Alexander Bliss, was collecting manuscripts for a book that was to be sold at the Fair. The Bancroft Copy&#151;the copy at now housed at Cornell University&#151;proved to be unsuitable for use in Autograph Leaves of Our Country&#146;s Authors and Bliss and his colleague, John Pendleton Kennedy, were compelled to write Lincoln to request another copy of the Address for their book. Lincoln complied and wrote the fifth and final copy of his speech&#151;the Bliss Copy&#151;in early March of 1864. It is the only copy of the Gettysburg Address that includes a title&#151;&#147;Address delivered at the dedication of the Cemetery at Gettysburg&#148;&#151;a date, and his full signature. It is now in the Lincoln Bedroom at the White House. It is also the version that is on the wall of the Lincoln Memorial. A very good copy of the book, with a few leaves in the front of the book loose. Book mark attached to the front paste-down. Housed in a custom-made collector&#146;s slipcase. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Elemens d"anatomie et de physiologie comparees; dedies aux gens du monde, ou Etude Succincte des ressorts et des phenomenes de la vie chez l"homme et chez les animaux avec de observations philosophiques et morales.

      o.O., Selbstvlg. 1864.. 8°. 3 Bll., XV, 549 S. Violetter Maroquin-Bd. auf 5 Bünden mit Gold.- u. Blindpräg. Steh- und Innenkantenvergoldung, Ganzgoldschnitt. Es fehlen die im Text angeführten 7 Tafeln. Die erste Lage etwas gelockert, nur vereinzelt unbedeutend stockfleckig. Der Einband nur an den Rändern leicht berieben, sonst von schöner Erhaltung.. vgl.: "Österr. Ärzte um Maximilian von Mexiko" - Österr. Ärztezeitung Nr. 22 (1967). Als Frontisp. eingeklebtes Originalporträtphoto von Samuel Siegfried Karl v. Basch - österr. Patho- u. Physiologe und Begründer der Blutdruckmessung. Prachtvolles Widmungsexpl. des Autors "A SA MAJESTE L'EMPEREUR DU MEXIQUE - HOMMAGE RESPECTUEUX DE L'AUTEUR ".

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        Instructionen über die Bauausführung der Brennerbahn.

      Graz, Schneider, (Ca. 1864).. (35,5 x 22,5 cm). (4) 66 Seiten. Mit illustriertem Titelblatt, zahlreichen Abbildungen und 21 gefalteten lithographierten Tafeln. Leinwandband der Zeit.. Erste Ausgabe der lithographisch vervielfältigten handschriftlichen Zusammenstellung für bauleitende Beamte. - Das Werk ist in die Abteilungen "Construction des Bahnkörpers" und "Construction der Kunstbauten" unterteilt. Die Tafeln zeigen Brücken, Tunnel, Durchlässe und Bahntrassen. - Stellenweise gering fingerfleckig. Rücken ausgebleicht, sonst wohlerhalten

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        IDAHO TRI-WEEKLY STATESMAN

      Boise City. July 26, 1864- July 15, 1865.. Boise City. July 26, 1864- July 15, 1865.. Ninety-one issues, 4pp. each. Large folio. First issue chipped with some small loss, worn and lightly soiled. Some light dampstaining and soiling to scattered issues. A few issues with small losses where ads have been cut out. Generally very clean and fresh. Overall, very good. In a cloth clamshell case, leather label. An extensive run of the Idaho Tri-Weekly Statesman newspaper, beginning with the very first issue and continuing for most of a complete year. The paper was first published on July 26, 1864 by James S. Reynolds; it began publication from a log cabin on the current site of Boise City Hall. Reynolds owned and operated the paper for its first eight years, selling to Judge Milton Kelly in 1872, who operated the paper until 1887. After that it was sold and changed to a daily. A radical Republican paper, the TRI-WEEKLY STATESMAN records the last days of the Civil War, as well as Indian incursions in the West, the evolving gold-mining story which was rapidly drawing adventurers to Idaho, and other important news items. It was the first newspaper published in Boise and in the territory. A significant run of the paper, which descended in the family of the original proprietor, later sold to the late collector of Idaho material, Lynn Langdon.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana]
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        HISTORY OF THE RECENT DISCOVERIES AT CYRENE, made during an Expedition to the Cyrenaica in 1860-61

      London, Day & Son Lithographers to the Queen, 1864.. London, Day & Son Lithographers to the Queen, 1864.. FIRST EDITION 1864. PRESENTATION COPY FROM E.A. PORCHER TO GEORGE DUPRE PORCHER, HIS BROTHER, DATED CHRISTMAS 1864. Folio, approximately 375 x 280 mm, 14¾ x 11 inches, 36 lithograph plates including map, of which 23 are tinted lithographs, 2 in colour, 24 illustrations in the text, 16 mounted photographs and 10 lithograph plates of inscriptions, pages: xvi, 1-117, tipped in errata slip at rear, bound in publisher&#39;s full green morocco, gilt title to upper cover, gilt decoration to spine and covers, all edges gilt, cream endpapers. Binding rubbed and scuffed, corners worn, shelf wear to edges, small chip to head of upper hinge, damp stain affecting a lot of the book, damp stain to prelims including title page, the map and 4 plates, mostly affecting the inner margin extending slightly onto the text and the plates, after page 23 the damp stain just affects a small part of the top margin and reduces gradually until it reaches the photographs when it starts again, affecting the inner margin of 6 photographs, not affecting the images, all the lithograph inscriptions have damp stain to inner margins extending onto the plate, quite heavy on the last few pages, some pages age-browned, some light foxing to margins of plates. Apart from the beginning and the end of the book, where the damp stains are worse, the central part of the book is quite clean. A good working copy of this handsome work. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        MY FARM OF EDGEWOOD

      New York - Charles Scribner, 1864. New York - Charles Scribner, 1864 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A brown cloth hardback with gilt lettering to the spine. Donald Grant Mitchell (April 12, 1822 - December 15, 1908) was an American essayist and novelist. He produced books of travel, volumes of essays on rural themes, including My Farm of Edgewood: A Country Book (1863), sketchy studies of English monarchs and of English and American literature, and a character novel entitled Doctor Johns (1866). He was best known as the author (under the pseudonym of Ik Marvel) of the sentimental essays contained in the volumes Reveries of a Bachelor, or a Book of the Heart (1850) and Dream Life, a Fable of the Seasons (1851). His other works include About Old Story-tellers (1878) and American Lands and Letters (1897-1899). Condition: The binding is tight and firm with both covers and all internal pages securely attached although the cords are visible in a few places throughout. The internal hinges are a bit strained but holding well. There is somewear to the extremities including fading and minor bumpingto the spine and mild rubbing to the boards. Internally the pages are generally clean and bright apart from some handling marks and mild brown spots on various pages. There are bookplates to the pastedown and front blank-end paper. Overall this volume is in very good condition..

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        La cuisine classique, études pratiques, raisonnées et démonstratives de l'école française appliquée au service à la russe. Ouvrage, illustré de 60 planches et de plus de 300 dessins, embrassant dans son cadre toutes les prescriptions culinaires, d'après l'ordre et les principes de la haute École.

      Chez les Auteurs, Paris 1864 - vii, 547, [1] pp. + 47 ill plates. There should be 60 plates, but plate 54 and 55 missing and plate 49 in duplicate. The whole interior except the last gathering loose from spine, but binding still intact. Tear in outer edge of page 211. Some light stains on page 302/303. Tear in lower edge of page 535. 'Table des matiéres' with some stains. Some light stains on half title page and title page. Half leather band with fairly worn and dented boards. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Comic History of England; The Comic History of Rome. In three volumes bound as two

      London - Punch Office and Bradbury and Evans, 1864. London - Punch Office and Bradbury and Evans, 1864 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Thehumorous and richly illustrated histories of England and Rome. Comprising: &#39;The Comic History of England&#39; complete in two volumes bound as one (Punch Office, 1864), and &#39;The Comic History of Rome&#39; complete in one volume (Bradbury and Evans, undated). Featuring a total of 30 hand coloured plates by John Leech, collated complete. With 200 woodcut illustrations by John Leech. Condition: In uniform decorative cloth bindings. Externally, only slightly bumped, with light shelfwear. Hinges of &#39;England&#39; and front hinge of &#39;Rome&#39;slightly strained. Internally, &#39;Rome&#39; generally firmly bound. &#39;England&#39; slightly loose in places, with several gatherings coming away slightly. Very common with this work which was reada lot when new. Intermittent light foxing to pages and plates, prominent to margins and first and last few pages. Small closed tears to several page edges. Clear tape to outer margins of pages 1 and 30 of &#39;Rome&#39;, partly covering text, with slight loss to margin of p1. Overall: GOOD..

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        Das Grossherzogliche Schloss In Ludwigslust." Schloss

      Lithographie mit Tonplatte gedruckt von J. G. Fritzsche, Leipzig nach H. Lauterbach bei Dyk in Leipzig um 1864. Lithographie mit Tonplatte gedruckt von J. G. Fritzsche, Leipzig nach H. Lauterbach bei Dyk in Leipzig um 1864. 17.8x25 cm. -

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        TA., Krahntor mit der Langen Brücke.

      . Lithographie v. L. Sachse & Co n. Meyerheim b. Gerhardsche Buchhandlung, 1864, 24,5 x 32. Selten, nicht bei Bott/Holzamer. - Dek. Blatt mit schöner Staffage.

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        TA., Kohlmarkt mit dem Schauspielhaus.

      . Lithographie v. L. Sachse & Co n. Meyerheim b. Gerhardsche Buchhandlung, 1864, 24,5 x 32. Selten, nicht bei Bott/Holzamer.

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        TA., Grüne Tor mit der Grünen Brücke,.

      . Lithographie v. L. Sachse & Co n. Meyerheim b. Gerhardsche Buchhandlung, 1864, 24,5 x 32. Selten, nicht bei Bott/Holzamer. - Blick über die Mottlau.

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        Maud and Other Poems

      London - Edward Moxon, 1864. London - Edward Moxon, 1864 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A selection of the poetry of Alfred Lord Tennyson. Including Maud, The Princess, and others. A new edition. Condition: In a decorative red morocco binding with gilt detailing. Externally smart, though with some marks and some light rubbing. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and mainly clean, with just the odd spot. Overall: VERY GOOD..

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        Poems

      London - Edward Moxon and Co., 1864. London - Edward Moxon and Co., 1864 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A lovely pocket edition of Poet Laureate Tennyson&#39;s Poems with a poem dedicated &#39;To The Queen&#39;as a preface dated March 1851. Sixteenth edition. With an ink inscription dated 1864 to the front free endpaper. Condition: In a full morocco binding. Externally, generally smart but with slight bumping and wear to extremities. Rubbing to front board. Internally, firmly bound. Generally bright and clean throughout but with some foxing to the first and last few pages. Overall: VERY GOOD.

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        Enoch Arden

      London - Edward Moxon and Co., 1864. London - Edward Moxon and Co., 1864 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A first edition of this poem by Alfred Lord Tennyson. Enoch Arden was published in 1864 by Alfred, Lord Tennyson, during his tenure as England&#39;s Poet Laureate. The story on which it was based was provided to Tennyson by Thomas Woolner. The story could be considered a variation on and antithesis to the Classical myth of Odysseus, who after an absence of 20 years at the Trojan War and at sea found a faithful wife who had been loyally waiting for him. Condition: In a full red morocco binding with gilt detailing. Externally smart, with just some light shelfwear. Internally, firmly bound. Previous owner&#39;s label to front pastedown. Neat ink signature to recto of front free-endpaper. Pages are bright and mainly clean, with just some light spotting to the first and last few pages. Overall: NEAR FINE..

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        Enoch Arden etc

      London - Edward Moxon and Co., 1864. London - Edward Moxon and Co., 1864 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A copy of Tennyson&#39;s narrative poem, which is sometimes considered an antithesis to Homer&#39;s Odyssey. The hero of the poem, fisherman turned merchant sailor Enoch Arden, leaves his wife Annie and three children to go to sea with his old captain, who offers him work after he had lost his job due to an accident; in a manner that reflects the hero&#39;s masculine view of personal toil and hardship to support his family, Enoch Arden left his family to better serve them as a husband and father. However during his voyage, Enoch Arden is shipwrecked on a desert island with two companions; both eventually die, leaving Arden alone there. This part of the story is reminiscent of Robinson Crusoe. Enoch Arden remains lost and missing for ten years. He finds upon his return from the sea that, after his long absence, his wife, who believed him dead, is married happily to another man, his childhood friend Philip (Annie has known both men since her childhood, thus the rivalry), and has a child by him. Enoch&#39;s life remains unfulfilled, with one of his children now dead, and his wife and remaining children now being cared for by his onetime rival. Tragically Enoch does not ever reveal to his wife and children that he is really alive, he loves her too much to spoil her new happiness, and Enoch dies of a broken heart. Condition: In a full morocco binding. Externally smart, with just some shelfwear to the spine and corners. Internally, firmly bound. &#39;Ex-Libris&#39; bookplate to free endpaper. Pages are bright and clean with just the odd spot. Overall: VERY GOOD..

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        Almanach astrologique.

      Paris, (Lithographie Ch. Fernique) 1864 - . Collation : 320 x 490 Belle affiche publicitaire de Cham, imprimée en deux couleurs pour l'Almanach astrologique de 1864. // You can browse all my books on latude.net

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        Les Ruines de Ninive, ou description des palais detruits des bords du Tigre, suivie d'une description du Musee assyrien du Louvre.

      Paris, Societe des ecoles du dimanche, 1864.. Octavo. Pp. half-title, vii (verso blank), 319. Plus engraved frontispiece, protected by tissue-guard, and 4 other engraved plates, all printed on thick paper, bound-in. Plus 2 full-page maps; plus a full-page Plan de Musee assyrien du Louvre, with indications to artifacts' display points. Many engraved illustrations to the text. Hardcover, bound in contemporary half cloth and marbled paper over boards, spine gilt, inner hinges starting, neat repair to marginal tear in one leaf, sporadic foxing. In overall fine condition. ~ First edition. Leon Feer (1830-1902). Scarce. OCLC lists 6 copies only worldwide, two of which are in the Bibliotheque d'Art et d'Archeologie in Paris..

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        Our Mutual Friend.

      With Illustrations by Marcus Stone. 20 monthly serial parts in 19 (parts 19 & 20 published as one part). Chapman and Hall, London 1864-1865. Original light blue-green wrappers. Condition is very good, with some edgewear on the printed wrappers, and with larger parts missing on the first volume's wrappers. A couple of wrappers are loose or nearly loose. A couple of spines have been repaired as well as one corner. Small label on the front cover of the first volume. Housed in a newer box with marbled sidepaper.. First Edition of Dickens's last complete novel, where Greed and The River Thames are two of the main characters. The book first appeared in these twenty monthly serial parts (the last one being a double-number) from May 1864 through November 1865.** Including the preliminary leaves readymade for a bound edition in two volumes in parts 10 & 19/20 (ie. titleleaves, halftitleleaves, table of contents, list of illustrations and more). With the printer's name at the bottom of part 1's front wrapper. With many ads and slips inserted, including the Albert Insurance slip and Wilkie Collins slip (twice) in part 6, the At the Bar slip in part 18, and the Foreign Bank Notes in the last part. Also Mrs. Lirriper's Legacy in part 8. Lacking the Economic Life Assurance inset both in part 14 and in part 19/20

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        Shakespeare Jest Books: Reprints of the Early and Very Rare Jest Books Supposed to have been Used by Shakespeare. In two volumes

      London - Willis and Sotheran7 by 5, 1864. London - Willis and Sotheran7 by 5, 1864 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. An interesting collection of jest books supposedly used by Shakespeare. (In &#39;Much Ado About Nothing&#39;, Beatrice claims &#39;I had my good wit out of the Hundred Merry Tales&#39;). Volume I, Part I is entitled &#39;A Hundred Mery Talys, from the only Known Copy&#39; and Volume I, Part II is entitled &#39;Mery Tales and Quicke Answers, from the Rare Edition of 1567&#39;. Volume II contains: &#39;Merie Tales of Skelton&#39;, &#39;Jests of Scogin&#39;, &#39;Sackfull of Newes&#39;, &#39;Tarlton&#39;s Jests&#39;, &#39;Merrie Conceited Jests of George Peele&#39; and &#39;Jacke of Dover&#39;. With introductions and notes by W. Carew Hazlitt, and an illustration to Volume I. Volumes I and II of three volumes. Condition: In modern half calf bindings with marbled boards. Externally, a little shelfwear, with the corners slightly bumped. Internally, firmly bound. Age-toning, with occasional small spots and marks. A number of the pages have been carelessly opened, with some creasing, small tears and slight loss prominent to the margins. Some of the pages are unopened. Overall: VERY GOOD..

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        The Gettysburg Address

      Wright & Potter 1864 - Boston. 1864. 88,110pp. plus folding map. Original printed paper wrappers. Internally clean, back cover not attached anymore, water stain at top of spine and around it. Very good. Devoted almost entirely to the Massachusetts war effort, published early in January, 1864. The folding map shows the Soldier's National Cemetery at Gettysburg, dedicated November 19, 1863, with the long speech of Edward Everett of Massachusetts and the short "Dedicatory Speech by President Lincoln," better known as the Gettysburg Address. Also printed is the "Programme of Arrangements" of that day, a list of Massachusetts soldiers killed at Gettysburg and buried there, and details of the cemetery. Monaghan notes this as an early printing of the Gettysburg Address. MONAGHAN, LINCOLN BIBLIOGRAPHY I:48. This historically significant and very early book publication of the Gettysburg Address, which may be the most important, and certainly best known, speech in US history, is extremely uncommon, and almost only found rebound or with the covers missing. This version, intact and in its original condition, is a coveted artifact of Americana. Comes in a custom-made slipcase. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Die Entdeckung der Nilquellen. Reisetagebuch.

      Erster Theil (bis zweiter Theil) in 1 Band [= vollständig]. Übs. aus dem Englischen. Autorisirte deutsche Ausgabe. Mit zwei [randkolorierten] Karten [davon 1 gefaltet], zwei Stahlstichen [als Frontispiz] und zahlreichen Holzschnitten. Leipzig, Brockhaus 1864,. XII,348,VII(III),349 S., Halbfranzbd. der Zeit mit Rückenvergoldung, rotem und grünem Rückenschild, marmorierte Vorsätze, umseitiger Blauschnitt. - Erste deutsche Ausgabe - UFB S 17/4554 - gutes Exemplar, Einband etwas berieben

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        Fables de la Fontaine

      Paris - Garnier Freres, 1864. Paris - Garnier Freres, 1864 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. The fantastic Grandville illustrated edition of Fontaine&#39;s classic fables. Bound in quarter leather with gilt lettering, decoration, and blindstamped decoration. In the original French. Can command up to 300 in this edition. With numerous in-text illustrations by Grandville. Jean Ignace Isidore Gerard, 1803 1847, generally known by the pseudonym of J. J. Grandville, was a French caricaturist. Condition: The binding is tight and firm. The inner hinge has failed and the rear inner hinge is slightly strained but still firm. The outer hinges are just starting but still firm. There is some wear to the extremities, including some rubbing and edge wear. Internally the pages have slightbrowning to the edges, with light foxing and marks. There is discolouration to the pastedowns and free-endpapers. Overall the condition isfair, with a very good interior..

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        Österreichs Holzpflanzen. Eine auf genau Berücksichtigung der Merkmale der Laubblätter gegründete floristische Bearbeitung aller im österreichischen Kaiserstaate wild wachsenden oder häufig cultivierten Bäume, Sträucher und Halbsträucher.

      Wien: K. k. Hof- u. Staatsdruckerei 1864.. OHldr. m. Rückenprägung, Folio, XXVIII, 1 Bl., 524 S., 1 Bl., mit 1640 Blattabrucken in Naturselbstdruck auf 79 Tafeln, zahlreiche Blattabdrucke im Text, sowie am Bandende eine Maßstabtafel.,. Vor- u. Haupttitel m. jew. einem Stempe u. leicht stockfleckig. Vortitelblatt knitterig. Rücken u. Kanten berieben. Ansonsten absolut einwandfreier Zustand.

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        FOURTEENTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE SOCIETY OF CALIFORNIA PIONEERS. ORATION; POEM.

      Alta California Book and Job Office, San Francisco 1864 - 8vo. 31pp. Original printed wrappers in quarter orange leather slipcase. Very good condition (lower front hinge starting to separate; chipping to spine head; light soiling; minor dampstaining to lower covers; decorative owner bookplate of George Clinton Ward, early California electric company executive; shadow of bookplate adhesive on front cover), still a very nice, scarce copy of Harte's fourth appearance in print. (BAL 7237; Cowan II pg. 595). [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        La Lisette de Beranger: Souvenirs Intimes

      Paris - Bachelin Deflorenne, 1864. Paris - Bachelin Deflorenne, 1864 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A first edition of this biography of Judith Frere, the companion of the songwriter Jean de Beranger. Featuring an engraved portrait frontispiece by G. Staal. The original paper wraps have been bound in. In French. Condition: In a half calf binding, with marbled boards and decorative endpapers. Externally, some shelfwear. Internally, generally firmly bound, although the frontispiece is working loose. Occasional light foxing prominent to first and last few pages, with the odd mark. Overall: VERY GOOD..

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        La Renaissance monumentale en France. Specimens de compositions et d'ornementation architectoniques empruntes aux edifices construits depuis le regne de Charles VIII jusqu'a celui de Louis XIV.

      . 2 vols. Paris: Morel et Ce 1864. With numerous plates. Folio. Uncut with orig. wrappers in nice new halfleather. Bindings signed Thorkil og Leif Hagel Olsen 1969. Frontwrapper volume 2 restored.

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