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        Goody Two Shoes Paper Doll

      New York: McLoughlin Bros., 1864. Very Good -. 4 leaves with hand-colored clothing and other items, to be cut out; hand-colored figure of Goody Two Shoes on stiffer stock, to be cut out, loose (as issued?); 25 cm. Printed wrapper with color illustration of Goody Two Shoes with a dog, a sheep, and 3 birds on front wrapper; back wrapper has extensive publisher's series lists. Directions and the story of Goody Two Shoes are on the inside of the front and back wrappers. "Electrotyped by Vincent Dill, No. 24 Beekman Street, New York"--at foot of back wrapper. Inscribed on front wrapper: "Presented by Grandma Groff (Catharine Bare Groff) to Miss Margie B. Sheaffer 1877 Easter 1877." No date of publication; McLoughlin Bros. published at 30 Beekman St. from 1864 to 1870. The figure of Goody Two Shoes is signed: Howard del.; Cogger sc. McLoughlin Bros. was the first mass publisher of paper dolls in the United States, but they are rarely found intact. In Very Good- Condition: wrapper starting to separate from each end; wrapper slightly soiled; upper corner of wrapper slightly creased; light foxing throughout; complete and intact; colors are bright.

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        A Spring and Summer in Lapland,

      - with notes on the fauna of Luleä Lapmark. London, Groombridge and sons, 1864. 8:o. VIII, 407 pp. Publisher`s cloth. Very skillfully rebacked with the old spine preserved. Also new corners. New endpapers. Owner`s signature on titlepage. 20,5 x 13 cm.[#36350] [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Les Destinées - Poèmes philosophiques.*

      Paris, Michel Lévy frères 1864 - Oeuvres posthumes du Comte Alfred de Vigny. EDITION ORIGINALE. Paris, Michel Lévy frères 1864. Portrait-frontispice. Reliure demi-chagrin grenat de l'époque. Dos à 4 nerfs avec filets à froid. Plats percaline. Rares rousseurs. Très bon état. Format in-8° (22x14). 1ère Edition [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Railroad, Township & Distance Map of New England With Adjacent Portions of New York, Canada and New Brunswick. Cover title: G. Woolworth Colton's County & Township Railroad Map of New England Showing every Station &ct

      New York.: G. Woolworth Colton.. 1864.. Hand-colored folded map contained in an embossed folder 6 x 4 inches; publisher and map title in gold letters on the cover. A listing of Colton Maps, Atlases, and Globes is present on the front cover's interior. Unfolded, the map is approximately 38.5 inches by 27.5 inches. A Distance Table is provided outside the map proper; also an inset map (Enlarged Scale) titled Eastern Portion of Massachusetts. There are breaks at several folds of the thin tissue on which the map is printed. There is an oval tan stain in the map's left border, a consequence of the glue which attaches the map to the folder. A thin tan line 1.25 inch in length is present along one of the folds in northern Maine. The date 1864 is printed on the map. Overall, the map is in very good condition--a most attractive and delicately rendered presentation. .

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        Herr Bastiat-Schulze von Delitzsch, der ökonomische Julian oder: Capital und Arbeit.

      Berlin, Reinhold Schlingmann, 1864. - 8vo. X, 269 pp. Original printed wrappers in modern cloth portfolio. First edition, inscribed by the author for the Bavarian politician Karl von Schrenck-Notzing (1806-84). - Lassalle's economic chef c'oeuvre was written in response to the "Capitel zu einem deutschen Arbeiter-Katechismus" by Hermann Schulze-Delitzsch (1808-83). - Author's autogr. dedication signed on wrapper: "Sr. Excellenz, dem Hrn. Minister Baron von Schrenk verehrungsvoll | FL." Schrenck was elected to the Frankfurt National Assembly in 1848, sat in Bavarian Parliament from 1850 to 1859 and again from 1864 to 1866, and served as State Minister of Foreign Affairs, Trade, and Public Labour from 1859 to 1864. It was in the spring of 1864 that Lassalle was indicted for High Treason. - Perfect, untrimmed copy. Stammhammer I, 126, 10. Andreas A 87. Einaudi 3226. Borst coll. 2911. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Ett år i Sverige. Taflor af Svenska Almogens klädedrägt, lefnadssätt och hemseder, samt de för landets historia märkvärdigaste orter; tecknade af J.G. Sandberg, beskrifne af A. Grafström.

      Stockh.: Frans Svanström 1864. Med 48 farvelitografier. 103 s. + plancher. Nyt smukt priv. hlvldr. rigt dek. med guld på ryggen. Bindet sign. Rigmor Birkedal Kragh. With 48 colourlithographs. Nice modern halfleather richly gilt on spine. (Rigmor Birkedal Kragh).. Early reprint of this "supreme colour-plate book on Swedish peasant costume". Lindberg 60

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        A Monograph of Odontoglossum

      London: L. Reeve & Co., [1864] - 1874. Folio (20 2/8 x 14 4/8 inches). Half title, dedication leaf. 30 hand-colored lithographed plates by Walter Hood Finch with descriptive text (pale waterstain to upper margin of plate 5). Contemporary half green morocco gilt (extremities a bit rubbed). First edition. The greatest work on the genus Odontoglossum orchids with magnificent illustrations by Finch, one of the great botanical artists of the Victorian Era. These plates are among his very best. Though this genus was renowned for its beauty, it was not introduced into Europe until late in the nineteenth century due to the mistaken belief that it required hot humid conditions to be cultivated successfully. In reality these high altitude plants (not found below 2500 feet) thrive in cool temperatures and dry air. They are native to Central and West-South America. The demand for this species was quite high and dealers rushed to corner the market. Bateman tells in his introduction of three independent expeditions to Grenada that sailed on the same ship for the same purpose. "Extremely variable in their markings, there are over three hundred known species of Odontoglossum in Mexico and South America. The genus grows predominantly at high elevations ... Although their introduction into Europe came relatively late, their need for cool temperatures and dry air made them popular with those who had no greenhouse" (The orchid observed). "Fitch (1817-1892), the most prolific of all botanical artists, was a typical product of the Victorian era, able and industrious... [He] was a young apprentice to a firm of Glasgow calico designers when Hooker... first made his acquaintance... In 1841, when Hooker was appointed Director of the Royal Gardens at Kew, he took [Fitch] south with him... Some idea of Fitch's gigantic industry can be gauged from the [f]act that 9960 published drawings by him are recorded" (Blunt).Great Flower Books, p.49; Nissen BBI 88; The Orchid Observed 20; Stafleu & Cowan TL2 343. For more information about this book, or a warm welcome to see it and other books in our library at 72nd Street, NYC, please contact Kate Hunter, M.A. Oxon, in the Rare Book Department.

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        Results of the Meteorological Observations taken in... Victoria

      Melbourne,: John Ferres,, 1864.. Quarto, coloured frontispiece, plates and charts; a fine copy in contemporary calf, rebacked. An extensive monograph: whilst primarily an overview of the meteorological conditions of the colony of Victoria, the work contains a chapter on meteors, their incidence 'from 1859 to the end of April 1861' along with an extensive statistical analysis of this phenomena. There is also a chapter on the Aurora Australis, or Southern Lights, illustrated by a striking, coloured lithographic frontispiece. This is the Hobill Cole copy.Born in Bavaria in 1849, Neumayer was an important figure in colonial science who was convinced that Australia provided important opportunities for scientific research, who made a study of terrestrial magnetism, conducted a survey of Victoria and worked for many years at the Flagstaff Observatory. He was also the one time colleague of the artist Eugene von GuÈrard.Not in Ferguson.

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        EMILIA IN ENGLAND

      1864. [Thomas Carlyle's own copy] In Three Volumes. London: Chapman & Hall, 1864. Original blind-stamped dark blue cloth. First Edition of Meredith's third novel (following THE ORDEAL OF RICHARD FEVEREL and EVAN HARRINGTON, which in turn followed some verse, "an Arabian entertainment" and "a legend of Cologne"). Meredith worked on this tale for three years, and ultimately had to pay out of pocket for its publication (he had an "in" with Chapman & Hall, as he was employed by them as a reader of submitted manuscripts); C&H's reluctance to publish EMILIA was justified, as it was not printed again until the Collected Edition of 1885 (then re-titled SANDRA BELLONI). Nonetheless Meredith wanted to follow up EMILIA IN ENGLAND with EMILIA IN ITALY -- which he did three years later, with his sequel which was instead titled VITTORIA. ~This set is still in the original blind-stamped dark blue cloth, and is in very good condition (minor wear at the extremities, some of the original endpapers cracked). In our experience this is quite a scarce three-decker; in fact it is the first time we have offered it in our 30+ years in business. Collie V; Sadleir 1693. ~Provenance: Vol I bears the bookplate of Frank J. Hogan (1877-1944), the noted lawyer (for the Dohenys, among others) and book collector (his library was sold at Parke-Bernet Galleries in 1945). All three volumes also bear the earlier bookplate of the Scottish philosopher and writer Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881), whose prose was a major influence upon the young Meredith (and upon whom the character "Dr. Shrapnel" is modeled in Meredth's BEAUCHAMP'S CAREER). In his biography of Meredith, Siegfried Sassoon noted: ~I can recognize the influence of Carlyle [upon Meredith] as a potent one. From boyhood Meredith had absorbed his philosophy admiringly, and his [Carlyle's] phraseology is apparent in many passages of THE ORDEAL [OF RICHARD FEVEREL]. Carlyle read it in 1859 and wrote to the publishers, asking about the author. Meredith went to see him and was advised to turn to history as the repository of facts. Nearly fifty years later he [Meredith] described the occasion to a visiting journalist: "I said to him, with all deference, I thought there were greater things in the world than facts. He turned on me and said 'But facts are truth, and truth is facts.' I said, 'No, pardon me; if I may say so, truth I take to be the broad heaven above the petty doings of mankind which we call Facts.' He gave me a smile of pity for my youth, as I suppose, and then he said, 'Ah weel, if ye like to talk in that poetic way, ye may; but ye'll find it in your best interest, young man, to stick to Fahcts.'

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        Planisphere Elementaire et Illustre Indiquant la Description Geographique Des Parties Connues de La Terre, Les Decouvertes Maritimes et Continentales; Les Colonies Europeennes, Les Principaux Parcours Des Paquebots, l'Epoque des Departs. - Engraving

      Paris 1864 - Large original engraved map with some colour. Along the bottom are illustrations of national costumes of the world and mountains of the world. Size 65cm x 89cm. A handsome map.

      [Bookseller: Anah Dunsheath Rare Books ABA ANZAAB]
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        Elemens d"anatomie et de physiologie comparées; dediés aux gens du monde, ou Étude Succincte des ressorts et des phénomènes 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 MAJESTÉ L'EMPEREUR DU MEXIQUE - HOMMAGE RESPECTUEUX DE L'AUTEUR ".

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        Die Thermen von Neuenahr und dessen Umgebungen mit Bezug auf Natur, Kunst und Geschichte., Ein vollständiger Führer für Curgäste.

      Verlag T. Habicht, Bonn o.J. (1864). - X/(2)/180 S. und eine Ansicht von Bad Neuenahr (Stahlstich/Frontispiz), Einband etwas berieben und bestoßen, Papier etwas gebräunt, vereinzelt etwas braun-/stockfleckig und leicht knickspurig, der Stahlstich am Rand etwas knapp beschnitten (dadurch etwas Text-, aber kein Abbildungsverlust), [Es handelt sich hier um ein Exemplar, das mit zeitgenössischer Tinte auf dem Titelblatt als "Geschäfts-Exemplar" bezeichnet ist und vermutlich das Handexemplar der Kurverwaltung bzw. der "Actiengesellschaft" war. Erkennbar auch an einigen handschriftlichen zeitgenössischen Ergänzungen in Tinte im Randbereich einiger Seiten; besonders interessant ist ein fünfseitiger tabellarischer handschriftlicher Anhang, der für die Jahre 1864 bis 1893 jeweils Anzahl und Nationalität der Kurgäste auflistet] selten, in dieser Form des ergänzten Handexemplars Unikat, Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 200 Kl.-8°., Halbledereinband der Zeit,

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        Charlotte Corday et les girondins, pièces classées et annotées par M. Charles Vatel (COMPLET DE SES 3 VOLUMES DE TEXTE)

      1864. chez Henri Plon, imprimeur-éditeur à Paris, 1864-1872 grand in 8 (24,5 x 16,5 cm), CCCCXCVI + 876 pages (tomes 1, 2 et 3 avec pagination continue). Reliure de l'époque demi chagrin vieux rouge, dos à nerfs, filets, titres, tomaison et fleurons dorés. Comme indiqué sur la page de titre, cet ouvrage est accompagné normalement d'un album contenant onze portraits gravés d'après les originaux authentiques, des vues et des plans explicatifs des lieux et des fac-simile d'autographes (8 pages, 19 planches et 5 pages de documents en fac similé). Cet appendice (album) rare est ici absent de l'ensemble proposé - Reliures en bon état, sauf petits manques à la coiffe supérieure du tome 3, intérieur en général frais avec quelques rares et pâles rousseurs

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        Railroad, Canal & County Map of Pennsylvania, New Jersey & Adjoining States

      Philadelphia: 1864. Some period color, 26 x 36 inches. Folding into gilt- stamped brown cloth covers. Minor repairs, else very nice. The watershed of the Allegheny River in the "Oil District," Venago County, is marked in red. A reduced version of Melish's map of Pennsylvania, reissued by Barnes in 1849. This reduced version was first published in 1856, apparently without the highlighting of the Allegheny watershed in red. Rumsey lists editions of 1857 and 1865 (3350, 4061).

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        Shakespeare's Works. Comedies, Histories and Tragedies

      Regent St., London, Lionel Booth 1864. , 1864. 4to. Bound in half brown morocco, titles and decoration in gilt to spine with light brown cloth boards, marbled endpapers, gilt to top edge. Facsimile of 1623 original in attractive 'West End' style binding (c 1950's). Owner's bookplate to inside front board. Includes a 3 page collation of the edition of 1623 plus page of advertisements to rear of text. Illustration of Shakespeare to second title page. A handsome copy. Minimal bumping to corners. Clean pages, slightly toned, just an odd mark here and there, small clear text. Near fine.

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        HAND BOOK Of The UNITED STATES NAVY: Being a Compilation of All the Principal Events in the History of Every Vessel of The United States Navy. From April, 1861, to May, 1864

      New York:: D. Van Nostrand, 192 Broadway.. 1864.. 12mo. 7-5/8" x 5". 1st edition (Nevins I, 230; Sabin 57742; Seagrave, p. 524). Not in Broadfoot. iv, [5] - 277, [13] pp. 11 pages of publisher adverts follow text. Last leaf blank.. Original publisher's blue cloth binding with gilt stamped title lettering to spine & gilt graphic of a ship to front board.. Spine a bit sun darkened. Period pos & label of Samuel W. Very. ("Midn U. S. N. / San Francisco / Aug. 9 1867"). Foxing throughout,. primarily confined to margins. A solid VG copy.. "Osbon a journalist, volunteer clerk and signal officer to Farragut." This volume "a dictionary of material about the Navy to 1864; contains interesting descriptions of technical books in use during the Civil War." [Nevins]. & & Very a Naval Officer of some repute, who was designated a Midshipman 23 February 1863, being promoted to the rank of Ensign in March 1868. He would go on to achieve the rank of Rear Admiral, with one of his final postings in the early 20th C as Commandant, Naval Station Honolulu. While this work is quite common in an institutional setting, it is scarce in the trade, e.g., ABPC & Americana Exchange recording no such instances.

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        GENERAL ORDERS FROM ADJUTANT AND INSPECTOR- GENERAL'S OFFICE, CONFEDERATE STATES ARMY, FROM JANUARY, 1862, TO DECEMBER, 1863, IN TWO SERIES. PREPARED FROM FILES OF HEAD-QUARTERS, DEPARTMENT OF S.C., GA., AND FLA. WITH FULL INDEXES

      Columbia: Steam-Power Presses of Evans & Cogswell, 1864.. xlvii,[1],159,lix,[1],276pp. 12mo. Modern half morocco and marbled boards. Small old rubberstamp on titlepage and several text leaves, tanned, else very good. A wealth of Confederate General Orders, covering 1862-63, with a few from the period from January to March 1854, recording logistical and ordinance information for the use of officers. "The work is very handsomely executed and we recommend it to the public and to the officers of the army especially, as a most valuable publication" - SOUTHERN LITERARY MESSENGER XXXVI (1864), p.318. An essential volume for any serious Confederate collection. Parrish & Willingham locate forty copies. PARRISH & WILLINGHAM 2424. CONFEDERATE HUNDRED 19.

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        CAN YOU FORGIVE HER

      1864. With Illustrations by H. K. Browne. London: Chapman & Hall, January 1864 - August 1865. [In twenty monthly serial parts.] Original buff wrappers decorated in blue and red. First Edition, as originally issued in twenty monthly serial parts -- one of only eight Trollope novels that were issued in serial parts. This is the first of Trollope's six "Palliser" novels; Trollope later wrote in his autobiography "That which endears the book to me is the first presentation which I made in it of Plantagenet Palliser, with his wife, Lady Glencora." ~There are 40 plates -- two in each part; the illustrator listed on the front cover of the first eleven wrappers is Hablot K. Browne (who decades earlier had illustrated Dickens books as "Phiz"), but beginning with the eleventh part Browne was replaced, and his name was therefore dropped (one part late). During serialization the novel was also published in book form -- Vol I in October 1864, and Vol II in June 1865; preliminary leaves for these two volumes were provided in Parts X and XX, to assist parts-readers in binding them up into volumes.~All of the parts have their appropriate "Can You Forgive Her? Advertiser" ads at the beginning; Part X has the front ad catalogue properly dated October 1864 (in some copies it is mistakenly dated September 1864). All of the rear ads and inset slips are present, except that in Parts XIV and XV they are slightly variant from what Sadleir lists (also, Part XIX has a preliminary slip not called for by Sadleir). ~This set is in near-fine condition (actually everything except the front wrapper of Part I and the rear wrapper of Part XX is just about fine; those two covers are very good, with some darkening and edge-wear); atypically, there has not been any restoration of the spines with matching paper. In all, this is a highly desirable set of a none-too-common Trollope novel in parts; in our experience this is one of the scarcer (but not the scarcest) Trollope novel in parts. Sadleir (Trollope) 19. Housed in twin morocco-backed slipcases with inner chemises.

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        A Walk across Africa: Or, Domestic Scenes from My Nile Journal

      Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1864. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. A very good copy rebound in green cloth covered boards with gilt lettered title piece to spine. Covers and backstrip very firm and square with no snags or splits. Contents sound and tight with no inscriptions or bookplates, but showing a number of pages with a few place note marks (though not excessive); also, a couple of leaves roughly opened (no text affected), some other leaves unopened, scattered foxing on just a few pages, and some old handling and fingers marks at the prelims, mostly just at the half-title. This copy isn't from a library and so there no such stamps or labels. Size: 230mm x 150mm; pagination: [vii]-xviii, 447, [1]: blank, 450-452: Appendix A, [1]: Appendix B, and fold-out map in back inside pocket (which is showing just a few minor partings along a couple of the folds). Note: also includes the very rarely found 41 page publisher's catalogue at the rear. Also note: there's very a small blind stamp at the title-page stating: "With the publishers compliments". An important but relatively scarce work.

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        UVRES COMPLÈTES (complet en 11 volumes)

      1864 - (AVERTISSEMENT ; Les frais d¿envoi internationaux donnés par Abebooks sont erronés veuillez obligatoirement m¿écrire pour connaître les frais d¿envoi réels pour l¿extérieur du Canada AVANT de passer votre commande sinon vous pourriez avoir de très mauvaises surprises). Albi, Gès, Librairie-Éditeur, 1864-1867, reliures demi-cuir, environ 27 X 19.5 cm, environ 600 pages par volume, texte imprimé sur deux colonnes, avec un portrait gravé en frontispice du premier volume. Les reliures sont en très bon état avec un peu d¿usure aux bordures mais très peu aux cuirs. Quelques frottements superficiels ici et là aux papiers marbré avec quelques fois de petits accrocs. Il s'agit cependant d'anciens exemplaires d¿institution avec quelques discrètes marques en début de volumes. Les intérieurs sont en excellent état avec seulement quelques rousseurs occasionnelles en début de volumes, sinon les cahiers sont tous solidement cousus sans cahiers ou pages lâches, pas de soulignements ou annotations au texte. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Complete Works, The

      1864. The People's EditionIRVING, Washington. The Complete Works. [People's Edition]. New York: G.P. Putnam, 1864. Twenty-six small octavo volumes (6 5/16 x 4 inches; 160 x 102 mm). Engraved frontispieces, head-and-tailpieces. Bound ca. 1880 in three-quarter plum calf over marbled boards ruled in blind. Smooth spines with two slightly raised bands, elaborately lettered and decorated in gilt. Marbled edges and endpapers. Spines uniformly and attractively sunned. A fine set.Washington Irving (1783-1859), American author, wit, and man of society. His highly successful burlesque, A History of New York from the Beginning of the World to the End of the Dutch Dynasty (1809), supposedly by Diedrich Knickerbocker, has been called “the first great book of comic literature written by an American” (The Concise Oxford Companion to American Literature). His best-known book, The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. (1820), contains sketches of English life, essays on American subjects, and American adaptations of German folk-tales (including “Rip Van Winkle” and “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow”). It was followed by other popular works, including Bracebridge Hall (1822). Joseph Jefferson (1829-1905) was the American actor who became identified with Rip Van Winkle.

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        The Traveller's Guide to the Hudson River, Saratoga Springs, Lake George, Falls of Niagara and Thousand Islands; Montral, Quebec, and the Saguenay River; Also, to the Green and White Mountains, and Other Parts of New England

      The "American News Company" New York: The "American News Company", 1864. Red cloth with gilt to front board. Illustrated throughout with engraved plates, some printed on special paper with tissue guards. Book is slightly cocked, with some light wear to the cloth at the outer extremities; hinges just starting but binding is sound. Unfortunately lacking the folding map from the rear of the book.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

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        Benedict Arnold & Horatio Seymour! Their Identity of Views. Who is to be President of the United States?

      Broadside, 10x12. Some minor aging and foxing, some creases or bends, but not significant; very good. This is an anti-copperhead political broadside that compares the New York governor, Horatio Seymour, to the notorious Benedict Arnold, because of his attacks on President Lincoln. The poster likens Seymour's charges, which are presented point by point, to those leveled against Washington by Arnold. The author suggests that the Copperhead dissidents will suffer the same fate as the Tories. Dated September 19, 1864, this broadside is considered a Lincoln re-election poster, and because of the content, one of the more interesting items of this election Seems to be rather scare, as OCLC locates only a couple of copies. OCLC

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        Early English Alliterative Poems, in the West-Midland Dialect of the Fourteenth Century

      London: Published for the Early English Text Society by Trubner & Co, 1864. First edition. Original publisher's blue printed wrappers (a bit toned), collating: 4, xxxix, [1], 216, complete. Spine repaired, some chips missing but no new paper added, and original title and publisher text intact. Otherwise an attractive survivor of this fragile and important book. & & First complete publication of "Pearl," "Cleanness," and "Patience" by the same anonymous author as "Sir Gawain and the Green Knight." The presence of the works in M.S. Cott. Nero A.x was first acknowledged by Richard Price, editor of the second edition of Warton's "History of English Poetry," but only a few lines were translated and published. These three alliterative poems, and particularly "Pearl," possess a purity, tragedy and lyrical beauty equal to any other surviving pieces from the period (all alliteration aside). "[T]he unknown author is the one genius of the age whose poetry of itself has power to interest us, and who stands between Cynewulf and Chaucer as a worthy follower of the one and forerunner of the other." (Long, "English Literature").

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        Panorama of the Seat of War. Birds Eye View Of Virginia, Maryland Delaware And The District Of Columbia

      New York, 1864. No Binding. Near Fine. 21 x 28 inches. Chromolithograph; one mend in text area, else excellent condition. A work of ingenious design that blurs the distinction between map and view. Its perspective is from much too high a vantage point to be considered a bird's-eye view; it is, in fact, more satellite height in its perspective. Yet the work is too figurative to be strictly speaking a map. It is thus a unique hybrid of the two. (It is known that the Civil War saw the first extensive use of balloons in mapping, which may have suggested to Bachmann the use of this aerial perspective.) The work brings to life one of the key theatres of the Civil War at the height of the struggle, and because of its unique perspective, it illuminates certain geographical factors that played an important role in the War. One is the importance of the Union blockade of the Chesapeake Bay, shown in operation in the view. The blockade prevented the re-supplying of several key Southern cities via waterways connected to the bay. Another point made clear by the view was the vulnerable position of Washington, DC due to its proximity to several Southern strongholds. Considering the scale of the view, a remarkable amount of detail is included, such as representations of several cities: Baltimore, Annapolis, Washington, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Petersburg, Richmond, Frederickburg, and others. The forts along the Chesapeake Bay and the road system of the entire area are also shown.

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        Proceedings of the Court of Inquiry, Relative to the Fall of New Orleans, Published By an Order of Congress

      Richmond, Virginia: R. M. Smith, 1864. Once bound in a volume. Complete. Clean and supple pages. Some toning. Slight slant with some remnants of binding leather along the spine. Considerable detail with full transcript of the Confederate inquiry into the loss of New Orleans to Union Forces led by Admiral Farragut and General Butler. Includes Lovell's 1862 "Report of the Bombardment of Forts Jackson and St. Philip, and the Fall of New Orleans." Identified by Parrish & Willingham as Confederate Imprint #2335. Quite scarce.. Pamphlet. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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        The Register of Persons Entitled to Vote in the Election of a Member to Serve in Parliament for the Borough of Wakefield in the West Riding of the County of York, at any election which may take place between the last day of November, 1864, and the first day of December, 1865, Arranged and Numbered by James Witham, the Town Clerk of the Said Borough, from the lists delivered to him by William Gray, Esquire, the Barrister appointed to revise the list of voters in the several townships within the said Borough.

      Wakefield: printed by Micklethwaite, Printer, Journal and Examiner Office, 1864. - 4to. pp. 28 [printed on one side only; plus 50 [blank]. Sumptuously bound by Hicks and Allen in full straight grained morocco, ornately decorated in gilt on spine, front and rear covers; all edges ornately chased in gilt. Some light rubbing but generally a very attractive copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A Chronicle of England, B.C.55 - A.D.1485. The Designs Engraved and Printed in Colours by Edmund Evans

      London: Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts and Green, 1864., 1864. First Edition. Quarto; pp. [2], viii, 462. Bound in full red straight-grained morocco with a floral gilt roll enclosed within a double gilt-ruled borders and ornamental gilt cornerpieces to boards, spine elegantly gilt-tooled with gilt rules and floral roll between gilt double raised bands; inner dentelles in gilt, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. With 81 wood-engraved illustrations in text, printed in colour, of medieval history and pageantry. Binding a little dusty and slightly rubbed to extremities, corners bumped. Bookplate to paste down; ownership to first blank. Content clean and bright. A handsome copy in a superb binding of the First Edition of one of the finest examples of Victorian colour printing by the master printer-engraver Edmund Evans.

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        A CHRONICLE OF ENGLAND

      London: Longman, Green, 1864. First Edition. Hardcover. Minor edgewear, joints rubbed, internally clean. Overall Very Good. Edmund Evans. Quarto, bound in 3/4 morocco leather, all edges gilt; viii, 462 pages. The designs were engraved and printed by Edmund Evans. According to Ruari McLean in his preface to Evans's REMINISCENCES, this is "probably the largest single book printed by Evans, with 81 illustrations printed in nine or ten exquisitely bright colors. It is said to be the last book printed by Evans on a hand press.

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        CHRISTMAS POEMS AND PICTURES

      1864. 1. CHRISTMAS. (MOORE,CLEMENT) CHRISTMAS POEMS AND PICTURES: A Collection of Songs, Carols and Descriptive Poems relating to the festival of Christmas. NY: James G. Gregory 1864 (previous owner inscription Christmas 1863). 4to, (7 1/4 x 9 1/4"), green cloth stamped in gold, all edges gilt, 96p., scattered foxing on preliminary pages else Fine. The text includes A Visit From St. Nicholas with an engraving by Thomas Nast and a fantastic Christmas tree adorned with decorations by F.A. Chapman. The book, by various authors, is arranged in categories and embellished with beautiful full page and smaller engravings by leading artists of the time including Birket Foster, John Gibert, John Hows and others. This is a beautiful Christmas book in excellent condition. Marshall 58 (not seen).

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        Chapman's Sectional Map of the State of Iowa Compiled from the United States Surveys and other authentic Sources

      Milwaukee: Silas Chapman, 1864. Folding pocket map lithographed by L. Lipman of Milwaukee, full original period colour. Folds into original light blue glazed paper-covered boards, publisher's ads on the rear cover. 23 1/3 x 33 1/2 inches. An attractive pocket map of Iowa in fine condition: a rare Civil War issue. This large, early map of Iowa shows each county divided into ranges, with the state's principal towns and numerous rivers identified, as well as both completed and proposed railroad routes illustrated. A printed note on the rear cover, signed in print by Surveyor General Warner Lewis, states that "this Map of the State of Iowa was projected by Major Jas. A. Reid from the original plats on file in this office, and that it has been carefully compared and is correct." Phillips, A List of Maps of America, p.337 (1856 edition).

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        Eigenh. Brief mit U. und 5 weiteren Eintragungen mit U. seiner Familie.

      Wien, [1864]. - Zusammen 4 SS. auf Doppelblatt. Gr.-4to. An den Sänger Ludwig Cramolini (1805-1884): "In freudiger Erinnerung an die früheren schöneren Tage, die wir, Sie als blühender Jüngling, ich als kräftiger Mann, in heiterer Geselligkeit miteinander durchlebten, ergreife ich die Feder, um Ihnen zur Feier Ihres vierzigjährigen Schauspieler-Jubiläums meine aufrichtigsten und herzlichsten Glückwünsche darzubringen. Möge ein gütiges Geschick Sie noch recht lange der Kunst und Ihrem lieben Familienkreis bei voller Gesundheit ungeschwächter Kraft erhalten und Sie einst noch im späten Alter die wohl verdienten Früchte eines treu und gewissenhaft durchwandelten Kunst- und Familienlebens genießen lassen. Ich fasse mich deshalb so kurz, weil ich noch Anderen Platz lassen muß ihre Gefühle gleichfalls gegen Sie auszusprechen [.]". - Es folgen Gratulationen und Erinnerungen von 5 weiteren Mitgliedern der Schauspielerfamilie Anschütz: I. Anschütz, Emilie (geb. Butenop), Schauspielerin, Frau von Heinrich Anschütz (1795-1866). - II. Anschütz, Alexander Richard, Sänger, Sohn (1815-1868). - III. Anschütz, Ernestine, Tochter (Daten nicht ermittelt). - IV. Anschütz, Roderich, Schriftsteller, Sohn (1819-1895). - V. Anschütz, Auguste (verh. Koberwein, verh. Demuth), Schauspielerin, Tochter (1819-1895). - Etwas gebräunt und mit kleineren Randläsuren. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Palm Tree

      London. T. Nelson and Sons. 1864. Bound in gilt ruled black calfskin. Gilt ruled spine compartments with elaborate gilt tooled motifs. Gilt ruled raised bands. Gilt tooled edges. Gilt titles. a.e.g. 12mo. Wonderfully illustrated throughout with full page chromolithographic plates by the author. The mildest of scuffing to covers. Corners extremely mildly rubbed. Very mild usual offset to prelims, else a Near Fine, crisp copy. Very rare.

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        GENERAL ORDERS Of The WAR DEPARTMENT. 1864. No. 1. January 1, 1864 - No. 308. December 29, 1864

      Washington:: War Department,. 1864.. 8vo. 1st printing. Divers paginations, though ~ 900 pp.. Bespoke binding, in 'law style', i.e., full tan sheep with black leather spine labels. Binder label to front paste-down: "From / Peter O'Donnell / Stationer, Printer / & / Blank Book Manufacturer, / 16 Camp St. / New Orleans". NB. Binder instructions penciled in top margin of No. 220.. General wear & scuffing to binding. Front joint starting top 1". An. About VG copy.. A nearly complete run of 330 War Department General Orders for the year of 1864. The volume lacks 109, 134 252, 254, 256 & 299. No. 106 is represented by a republishing as HQ, Department of the Gulf General Order 116. Included are two memoranda, date 1 May 1864, which assigns Court Martials & Transfer of Veterans orders to a different system. Nos 49 & 50 are duplicated, i.e., each bound-in twice. & & Most orders reflect the general nature of administering an army... assignments, court martials, etc. Though that said, a couple I note with interest... No. 260, 21 September 1864, revises payment processes for job printing. No. 296, 2 December 1864, concerns "stores and school-books" for freedmen. Nos. 128, 232, 233, & 302 are Proclamations by Abraham Lincoln, with No. 232 suspending writ of habeas corpus in Kentucky. & & All-in-all, a wonderful resource documenting the administration of the Union Army for the year. . No. 220 with fold-out: "Table specifying the money value of Clothing Allowed to the Army of the United States."

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        GENERAL ORDERS Of The WAR DEPARTMENT. 1864. No. 1. January 1, 1864 - No. 308. December 29, 1864

      War Department Washington:: War Department,. 1864.. 8vo. 1st printing. Divers paginations, though ~ 900 pp.. Bespoke binding, in 'law style', i.e., full tan sheep with black leather spine labels. Binder label to front paste-down: "From / Peter O'Donnell / Stationer, Printer / & / Blank Book Manufacturer, / 16 Camp St. / New Orleans". NB. Binder instructions penciled in top margin of No. 220.. General wear & scuffing to binding. Front joint starting top 1". An. About VG copy.. A nearly complete run of 330 War Department General Orders for the year of 1864. The volume lacks 109, 134 252, 254, 256 & 299. No. 106 is represented by a republishing as HQ, Department of the Gulf General Order 116. Included are two memoranda, date 1 May 1864, which assigns Court Martials & Transfer of Veterans orders to a different system. Nos 49 & 50 are duplicated, i.e., each bound-in twice. Most orders reflect the general nature of administering an army... assignments, court martials, etc. Though that said, a couple I note with interest... No. 260, 21 September 1864, revises payment processes for job printing. No. 296, 2 December 1864, concerns "stores and school-books" for freedmen. Nos. 128, 232, 233, & 302 are Proclamations by Abraham Lincoln, with No. 232 suspending writ of habeas corpus in Kentucky. All-in-all, a wonderful resource documenting the administration of the Union Army for the year. . No. 220 with fold-out: "Table specifying the money value of Clothing Allowed to the Army of the United States."

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        Album .

      Warmbrunn, C. J. Liedl, um 1864. - 10 Bll. 10 Lithographien (auf getönter Platte) von A. Meysel nach Danziger; Abbildungsgröße:108x168 mm. 4° (quer). Gepr. OLeinenband. Berieben und bestoßen; vorderes Innengelenk geplatzt; Vorsatz und 1. weißes Bl. mit Knickfalte, hier auch hs. Widmung und Glossen; teils etwas gebräunt bzw. braunfleckig. Enthält die Ansichten von Heinrichsburg, Aussicht von der Heinrichsburg nach Selndorf und Schneekoppe, Erdmannsdorf, St. Annakapelle, Pfarrei Wang in Brückenburg, der Große Teich, Kapelle und Gasthaus auf der Schneekoppe, Schneegruben, Josephienhütte in Schreiberau, Ruine Kynast. DE

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        CARTOGRAFIA. SÉC. XIX. MADEIRA

      - Dargestellt von Lith. Anstalt von Ferd. Wirtz in Darmstadt. Hochbuchhandlung von G. Jonghaus. Darmstadt. 1864. 4 fólios soltos (de 42x27cm) com 4 + 4 páginas impressas e 2 mapas (mancha gráfica de 16,5x34 cm) da Ilha da Madeira. Mapa principal impresso por processo litográfico a cores tridimensional e planificado. Acondicionado em pasta de transporte editorial original da época com rótulo do editor e título de posse manuscrito do Instituto Geológico e Paleontológico de Heidelberga. Exemplar com leve oxidação natural do papel apenas na folha de texto em alemão. O texto bilingue (alemão e inglês) contém a descrição dos estudos preliminares dirigidos por A. T. E Vidal em 1843 publicados pelo Almirantado Britânico. Posteriormente o desenhador Ziegler, de Wintertur, desenhou o relevo montanhoso da Madeira na sua estadia na Ilha em 1853-54 e publicou um mapa de grande escala em 1856. O Ziegler com curvas de nível foi a fonte que serviu ao Dr. Ferd. Mittermaier de Heidelberga para compor um modelo tridimensional, tendo sido com este modelo junto com os mapas anteriores e os seus próprios esboços que permitiram a Mittermeier inventar e produzir - com grande mestria, segundo o editor - um sistema de representação único (em três dimensões planificadas). A representação do relevo da ilha obrigou a produzir um segundo mapa com a descrição topográfica e a orográfica da ilha (que nos nossos dias podemos sobrepor ao relevo numa transparência). Ambos os mapas têm graduações de latitudes e longitudes, e escalas de distâncias em medidas inglesas e alemãs. O texto descreve a orografia da Ilha da Madeira e os seus acidentes geológicos, comparando-os com o relevo das ilhas dos Açores e com as ilhas Canárias; e concluindo que se trata, de entre todas as ilhas conhecidas, aquela que tem uma maior ocorrência de vales de grande relevo geológico. Nota: A utilização de óculos para observação de gravuras a 3 dimensões permitiu-nos verificar que este mapa tem uma rendição tridimensional do seu colorido. A questão da escala aparece associada à questão do relevo e consistiu em exagerar 1,5x as altitudes com o fim de fazer a topografia perceptível, conforme é citado no texto bilingue que acompanha o mapa. Location/localizacao: raros

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        Shakespere: his birthplace, home, and grave.

      Lovell Reeve & Co.,5, Henrietta street, Coventgarden, London 1864 - Pleine percaline verte décorée de l'éditeur, fers spéciaux tranches dorées. L'ouvrage comporte 15 petits tirages albuminés qui représentent des lieux de la ville natale de Shakespeare. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Le chevalier Des Touches.

      M. Lévy frères 1864 - - M. Lévy frères, Paris _1864, 12x18,5cm, broché. - Edition originale. Dos légèrement fendillé sans manque, manques angulaires sur les plats, quelques petites rousseurs sans gravité. Rare exemplaire bien complet du catalogue de l'éditeur in-fine. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        A Walk across Africa: Or, Domestic Scenes from My Nile Journal

      Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1864. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. A very good copy rebound in green cloth covered boards with gilt lettered title piece to spine. Covers and backstrip very firm and square with no snags or splits. Contents sound and tight with no inscriptions or bookplates, but showing a number of pages with a few place note marks (though not excessive); also, a couple of leaves roughly opened (no text affected), some other leaves unopened, scattered foxing on just a few pages, and some old handling and fingers marks at the prelims, mostly just at the half-title. This copy isn't from a library and so there no such stamps or labels. Size: 230mm x 150mm; pagination: [vii]-xviii, 447, [1]: blank, 450-452: Appendix A, [1]: Appendix B, and fold-out map in back inside pocket (which is showing just a few minor partings along a couple of the folds). Note: also includes the very rarely found 41 page publisher's catalogue at the rear. Also note: there's very a small blind stamp at the title-page stating: "With the publishers compliments". An important but relatively scarce work.

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        COURT AND SOCIETY FROM ELIZABETH TO ANNE. Edited From the Papers at Kimbolton

      London: Hurst and Blackett, 1864. First Edition. With the fine literary provenance of Booth Tarkington with his handsome engraved bookplate in each volume. With two fine engraved portraits as frontispieces of Henry and Charles Montagu, the first Earl and the first Duke of Manchester. 8vo, very finely and handsomely bound at an early time by Riviere and Son, in full royal blue calf, the covers with multi-ruled gilt fillet lines at the borders with circular tools as corner-pieces, the spines richly gilt decorated in panels between gilt ruled and stippled raised bands, two compartments with red morocco labels finely gilt ruled and lettered, gilt tooled turn-ins and board edges, red coated endpapers, t.e.g. Bound in and preserved are the publisher’s original blue cloth spines and upper covers, gilt lettered and featuring the Montagu coat of arms in gilt. 403; 438 pp. A fine and very handsome set, the luxurious calf with only a bit of expected edge wear. SCARCE FIRST EDITION WITH FINE PROVENANCE. VERY HANDSOMELY BOUND. Very fine biographical sketches of the Kings, Queens and important Nobles from the reign of Catherine of Aragon through the last of the Stuart monarchs, Queen Anne. The author was the Seventh Duke of Manchester and had access to papers and materials in his families possession since the time of his ancestor Henry, the first Earl of Manchester and one of the Executors of King Henry VIII’s will. This set is especially handsome in its fine antique binding and has the literary provenance of Pulitzer Prize winning author, Booth Tarkington.

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        Our Mutual Friend (in original wraps)

      London: Chapman and Hall, 1864 1st Edition in Parts, as issued. 20 parts, 1-10 in the original green paper wrapper with illustrations and text to front cover, No 1 issue is without the front cover & has the 32 pp of adverts prior to the beginning of the text, the remainder, 11-20 in plain green old wrappers, no title. No 20, has the Volume headings etc. Overall, many pages uncut, plates are generally Very Good, no or very little foxing, some of the wrappers have nicks or may be a little grubby at edges, many of the 11-20 have their covers detached but present except for No 20. A fairly original and rare set of Dickens which have not been bound into the 2 books as is normal. Uncommon in this form!

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        Autograph Letter Signed, in German, two pages on one 4to sheet, Deir Abou Tor, Jerusalem, November 30, 1946

      Buber writes to the son of his friend Florens Christian Rang (1864-1924), pastor, lawyer and author, identified as a Christian Socialist and whom Buber considered to be a Jurist, philosopher and theologian. In part," I had already heard about you some time ago through Leopold Max. Marxen's live as hard-working settlers in Shave Zin near Naharia. Kratz, who published a series of German poems here over the years lives in Jerusalem...he has a position as a minor official. Benjamin ended in suicide after he had crossed the Franco-Spanish border with a number of others and was told that he would have to return (which later turned out to be false). My help with the highly desirable publication of the literary remains of your father is certainly at the disposal of the editors...As soon as you tell me the time has come, I will have the letters in m possession copied and will send you a copy...In all this time, I have hardly published anything in German, though a series of books in Hebrew, recently also a few things in English. Several volumes are being prepared in English...maybe it will be possible to make a small trip to Germany from Switzerland...." He signs in full, "Martin Buber."

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        A Walk across Africa or Domestic Scenes From My Nile Journal [with map]

      Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1864. Very Good. xviii, 452, [34] p.: 1 folded map in rear pocket; 23 cm. Original white cloth with gilt-stamped spine title and front cover illustration of an M'Ganda warrior saluting. Dark green endpapers. Bookseller's label on front fixed endpaper: ? Wright, Birmingham. Bookbinder's label on back fixed endpaper: Edmonds & Remnants, London. Final 33 unpaginated pages contain publisher's advertisements. The folded map is Map of the Route adopted by Captains Speke & Grant, on their Journey Across Africa from Zanzibar to the Mediterrarean, by A. Keith Johnston (Blackwood, 1864). Ex-library: small embossed stamp of Drew University Library on title page and first unpaginated page (Appendix B), with "Withdrawn" stamped above title page embossed stamp and on p. [xv]; 5-digit number stamped at foot of title page. No other library markings. The author, James Augustus Grant (1827-1892), left Zanzibar with John Hanning Speke in 1860 to seek the sources of the Nile. After they successfully reach Gondokoro, in the southern Sudan, in 1863, he wrote this account of their journey, focusing particularly on matters not included in Speke's geographical and botanical account. Grant drew on the parts of his journal relating to "the ordinary life and pursuits, the habits and feelings of the natives, and the products of the country" [Preface, p. vii]. Very Good Condition: cloth on boards is slightly soiled; rebacked to reproduce the original spine; sensitive repair and restoration to joints and hinges; pp. xvii-xviii (final 2 pages of Explanation of Names and Terms) were lacking and have been supplied on matching aged-toned paper; 2 2-cm. tears from opening of map pocket, without loss; map is intact, with archival strengthening along some folds; detailed conservator's report available on request; edges of first few leaves slightly chipped; slight browning along page edges; otherwise, clean and tight.&

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        Lee at Petersburg" and "Lee at the Soldiers' Prayer Meeting": two original wood engraving blocks

      New York: Probably originally printed in Appleton's Journal, [Ca. 1864-65] - Two very fine engraved blocks, used to illustrate a periodical of the day. Both are well-composed, with numerous figures, and featuring Lee in a central role. The "Prayer Meeting" block is signed "Richardson Sc" [possibly the artist and wood engraver James H. Richardson] in the block; "Petersburg" bears in the block the name of the engraver John Filmer. Filmer did a number of engravings for Appleton's Journal, and that is likely the publication in which this block, and possibly both of them, originally appeared (LEE, ROBERT E) Blocks are each approximately 4-1/4 x 6-5/8 inches and one inch thick. . Each block has a slight crack where the original segments were joined; else fine [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        JOHNSON'S NEW ILLUSTRATED (STEEL PLATE) FAMILY ATLAS. 1864 [CIVIL WAR EDITION]

      N Y: Johnson and Ward,. Very Good- with no dust jacket. 1864. Hardcover. Color Illustrations; Folio 13" - 23" tall; orig. Gilt-lettered & pictorial pebbled green cloth, green morocco back & covers; spine & corners rubbed. Complete with vignette title, all maps hand colored. Advert leaf at back. Internally slightly toned. Back cover detaching with tear to free end blank, Pa map chipped and detaching with partial centerfold split. At edges. Johnson's 1864 atlas, which includes the large-scale double-page map of the Vicinity of Richmond and the Peninsular Campaign in Virginia...," showing the country between Richmond and Hampton Roads; also, a double-page maps of Texas; New York; and other states, including the entire southwest region with Arizona and New Mexico in the proper positions side-by-side. Also, a full-page map of Nebraska, Dakota, Colorado, Idaho & Kansas with Idaho encompassing most of present-day Montana and Wyoming. Beautifully engraved "American Atlas" frontispiece with original tissue guard. .

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        Apologia pro vita sua [and related pamphlets]

      London: Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts, and Green/Macmillan and Co./Rivingtons,, 1864. Together 5 separate-published works and an extract from a review, bound in 1 vol., octavo (213 × 135 mm). Contemporary polished calf, skilfully rebacked with original spine panels and labels laid down, sides panelled in gilt, marbled endpapers and edges. With a contemporary albumen photograph of Newman in profile mounted before the text, manuscript contents leaf. Sides a little spotted, tips worn, contents in very good state. First edition of the Apologia, and first editions of the other pamphlets, except Kingsley's, which is a second edition. A unique volume, bound for the printer and publisher William Rivington, with his pencilled ownership inscription on the front free endpaper verso, collecting together the major controversial responses to Newman's Apologia. The albumen photograph portrait, a profile of Newman in his clerical garb without hat, appears to be from his 1866 sitting for the Birmingham photographer Robert White Thrupp; we cannot trace its publication elsewhere. The contents of the volume are all published in London, 1864, and all but (b) and (f) are printed by Gilbert and Rivington: a) NEWMAN, John Henry. Mr. Kingsley and Dr. Newman: a correspondence on the question whether Dr. Newman teaches that truth is no virtue? Longman, etc.; b) KINGSLEY, Charles. What, Then, Does Dr. Newman Mean? A reply to a pamphlet later published by Dr. Newman. Second edition. Macmillan and Co.; c) NEWMAN, John Henry. Apologia pro vita sua: being a reply to a pamphlet entitled "What, then, does Dr. Newman mean?" Longman, etc.; d) MEYRICK, Frederick. But Isn't Kingsley Right After All? A letter to the Rev. Dr. Newman. Rivingtons; e) ——. On Dr. Newman's Rejection of Liguori's Doctrine of Equivocation. Rivingtons; f) [WILBERFORCE, Samuel.] Review of Newman's Apologia, extract from the Quarterly Review.

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        Our Mutual Friend.

      1864 - First American edition, in four volumes. 8vo. Original blind-stamped dark brown cloth with spine lettering and vignettes in gilt. New York, John Bradburn.

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        FLOWERS FROM MY GARDEN. SKETCHED AND PAINTED FROM NATURE...WITH AN INTRODUCTORY POEM BY MRS. L.H. SIGOURNEY

      New York: Anson D. F. Randolf, 1864.. Eighteen handcolored lithographic plates, each accompanied by a poem on a separate text leaf. Large quarto. Original tan morocco, stamped in blind and gilt, neatly rebacked with original backstrip laid down, raised bands, a.e.g. Extremities rubbed. An occasional fox mark, but the plates are generally clean and very bright. Overall very good. In a cloth clamshell case. Fine colored lithographs of flowers, with poetry by Hooper, May, Hunt, Longfellow, Mrs. Hale, and Felicia Hemans. OCLC locates seven copies of this scarce title. BENNETT, p.81. McGRATH, p.209. OCLC 4063649.

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