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        Statement and reports concerning the Uncle Sam Senior and Gold Cañon silver lodes in Nevada

      Boston: Alfred Mudge & Son. 1865. "First edition, 8vo, pp. 24, 8; frontispiece map 36 x 57 cm. (approx. 14"" x 22"") of the Gold Hill Front Lodes on the Comstock range, N.T. Surveyed July 1864, by N Wescoatt and John Allen Veatch … Located Sept. & Oct. 1859. Made to accompany report of Dr. J.A. Veatch."" Original salmon printed wrappers, joints a little split, but otherwise fine and bright. With: hand-colored map 23 x 45 cm. (approx. 9"" x 17"") of the Comstock Lodes extending down Gold Cañon, Storey Co., Nevada. San Francisco: G.T. Brown & Co. Lith. With: Report by Wm. C. Prescott, Esq. March 8, 1866, on the Uncle Sam Sr. and Gold Canyon Silver Mines of the Comstock Lode in Nevada, pp. 7, self wrappers. With, a second copy of the map of Gold Hill Front Lodes, loose. None of these items in either Howes or Graff."

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        Ludwig Friedrich Leopold von Gerlach (Berlin 17. 09. 1790 - 10. 01. 1861 Berlin). Preuss. General und konservativer Politiker. Brustbild im Oval in Uniform mit Orden, "Leopold von Gerlach" (faksimilierte Unterschrift, od. ev. Or.- Signatur?),.

      . Fotografie (Silbergelatinabzug?) v. anonym, um 1865, 22 x 18 (H). Alt auf einen verso mit Chinapapier bezogenen Or.- Untersatzkarton mit aufgesetztem Rand und Goldfassung montiert. - Karton minimal fleckig, sehr guter Abzug ohne Schäden. - Selten

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        Johann Karl von Möllendorff (Reinsdor/Krs. Delitzsch 20. 03. 1791 - 06. 11. 1860 Berlin). Graf von Möllendorff. Preuss. General der Infanterie, Brustbild m. Orden im Oval en face, "Carl von Möllendorff" (faksimilierte Unterschrift?),.

      . Fotografie (Silbergelatinabzug?) v. anonym, um 1865, 23,5 x 19,5 (H). Alt auf einen Or.- Untersatzkarton mit aufgesetztem Rand und Goldfassung montiert. - Tadelloser Abzug ohne Oberflächenschäden. - Selten

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        Alexander Graf von Keller (Hietzing b. Wien 12. 06.1801 - 30. 05. 1879 Potsdam). Preussischer Generalleutnant. Königlich Preuss.Oberhof- und Hausmarschall (1856), Herr auf Möbisburg und Stedten bei Erfurt, Kniestück sitzend mit Orden und Band, "Graf v. Keller" (mit Tinte untertitelt, Or.- Signatur?),.

      . Fotografie (Silbergelatinabzug?) v. anonym, um 1865, 26,7 x 20,7 (H). Alt auf einen verso mit Chinapapier bezogenen Or.- Untersatzkarton mit aufgesetztem Rand und Goldfassung montiert. Im Rand leicht fleckig. - Guter Abzug. - Selten!

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        Carl Graf Finck von Finckenstein (?). Brustbild im Oval mit Orden. "Carl Graf Finck von Finckenstein" (handschriftlich mit Tinte untertitelt, Unterschrift?),.

      . Fotografie (Silbergelatinabzug?) v. anonym, um 1865, 23,4 x 19,6 (H). Alt auf einen verso mit Chinapapier bezogenen Or.- Untersatzkarton mit aufgesetztem Rand und Goldfassung montiert. - Karton minimal fleckig, sehr gut erhaltener Abzug. - Selten

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        Lehrbuch der practischen und theoretischen Pharmacie, mit besonderer Rücksicht auf angehende Apotheker und Aerzte.

      Mainz, C. G. Kunze, 1865 - 1866.. 2. Aufl. bearb. von Ernst Hallier und Hermann Ludwig. 3 Bde. 8°. XX, 511, XVI, 676, XX, 894 S. Halbleder - Einbände der Zeit mit marmorierten Einbandbezügen und -Schnitt. Einbände etwas berieben, Papier teils nachgedunkelt. Insgesamt doch gut. (s. Foto). ger/deu; 2. Band 1: Pharmaceutische Naturgeschichte und Waarenkunde. Bände 2 und 3: Pharmaceutische Chemie und Präparatenkunde I und II.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Silvia Forster]
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        Il Cielo e l’Inferno, ossia la giustizia di Dio secondo lo Spiritismo.

      (seconda metà del XIX sec.). - Manoscritto in -8 di 408 carte non numerate, in italiano, in chiara e leggibile grafia. Si tratta della traduzione italiana coeva di: Le Ciel et L’enfer ou la Justice Divine selon le Spiritisme. Pubblicata per la prima volta nel 1865, contiene uno studio sulla vita dopo la morte. Attraverso l’analisi dei messaggi degli spiriti provenienti dall’aldilà Kardec intende dare risposte alle domande esistenziali sulla sorte dell’essere umano dopo la morte. Allan Kardec (pseudonimo di Hippolite Léon Denizard Rivail) è considerato il padre fondatore dello Spiritismo su cui scrisse i cinque libri base, tra questi Le Livre des Esprits(1857) e Le livre des Mediums (1861) continuamente ristampati. Fondò, nel gennaio 1858, la "Revue Spirite", che diresse fino a marzo 1869, e che ancora oggi viene pubblicata in diverse lingue [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Atlantis Libri Antichi]
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        Neue Börse, "Das neue Börsen-Gebäude in Berlin".

      . farbige Lithographie m. Tonplatte n. Hitzig b. Loeillot in Berlin, um 1865, 22,6 x 33,5. Ernst, Berlin in der Druckgraphik, Hizig, Nr. 10 und Farbabb. - Die neue Börse ( Ecke Burgstr./Neue Friedrichstr.) wurde in der Zeit v. 1859 - 1864 nach einem Entwurf Hitzigs durch J. Hennicke erbaut.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        Vogelschau, "Berlin. Ber'lin. Berlino".

      . altkol. Lithographie v. C. Burckardt b. C. Burckhard in Weissenburg, um 1865, 20,5 x 29,5. Nicht bei Kiewitz; Nicht bei Ernst ( in Band II nur die spätere Fassung). Blick auf Berlin - Mitte ( der Betrachter "schwebt etwa" über der Friedrichstraße ). Die Straße "Unter den Linden" in der Bildmitte, rechts noch das Denkmal Friedrich des Großen, mittig - im Vordergrund - die Staatsbibliothek. Links der Lustgarten und der größte Teil der Museumsinsel.

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        Essais de Michel de Montaigne / avec les notes de tous les commentateurs choisies et completees par M. J.-V. Le Clerc ; precedee d'une nouvelle etude sur Montaigne par M. Prevost-Paradol [complete in 4 volumes]

      Paris : Garnier, 1865-66, 1865, Hardback, Book Condition: Very Good, New EditionVery good copies bound in contemporary leather-backed marbled boards. Gilt-blocked leather labels to spines, with spine compartments uniformly tooled in gilt. Slight dust-dulling and rubbing to the spine bands and panel edges. Top edge gilt; marbled endpapers. Previous owner's bookplate verso ffep of each volume. Minor, scattered marginal foxing. Some water staining evident in vols. 2 and 3 - particulary to prelims of vol. 2. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Physical description: 4 v. frontis. (port., t.g., v.1) ; 24 cm. Subjects: Montaigne, Michel de (1533-1592) -- Essays -- French Renaissance -- French literature -- 16th century. Contents: Essais -- Correspondance -- Voyage en Allemagne et en Italie -- Theologie naturelle de Raymond Sebon -- Pieces additionnelles et documents biographiques-- La servitude volontaire. Language: French.

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        A Broadside Critical of Andrew Johnson's Southern Sympathies

      1865 - Broadside, "Ho! For the Salty Styx!". With image of Andrew Johnson piloting a boat named "Accidental President," with text beneath "Grand Excursion of the A n d y - J o h n s o n - Cooperhead-Reb-B & B Club." [Philadelphia], Ca. 1865. 5 x 4 1/4 in. Attacking Johnson's ascension to the presidency upon the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, and his conduct since taking office.

      [Bookseller: Seth Kaller Inc.]
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        35 Gedenkblätter der Schweiz, das Schönste und Interessanteste aller Hauptorte darstellend, fein in Stahl gestochen. Basel, Krüsi, ca. 1865. Quer-4to. Titel., Inhalt und 35 Stahlstichtafeln. Lwd. d. Zt. mit Goldschnitt, gelockert und leicht beschabt.

      . . Dekorative Souvenirblätter, tlw. mit reichem Rankenwerk. Enthält Ansichten von Appenzell, Bad Ragaz, Basel, Bern, Chur, Einsiedeln, Frauenfeld, Fribourg, Genf, Glarus, Haslithal, Interlaken, La Chaux-de-Fonds, Lausanne, Lugano, Luzern, Neuchatel, Sankt Gallen, Schaffhausen, Solothurn, Vevey, Zürich u.a. - Minimal gebräunt und leicht fleckig. ** Bestellungen bis 14 Uhr versenden wir am selben Tag. - Schweizer Postkonto vorhanden. **

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Patzer & Trenkle]
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        Die Laryngoskopie und die larngoskopische Chirurgie. (Text only)

      . Tübingen, H.Laupp, 1865, 8°, VIII, 442 pp., 1 lith. Tafel, mit eingebundener orig. Broschur im Halbleinenband der Zeit; Atlas mit 8 Tafeln fehlt.. Viktor von Bruns (1812-1883) claimed to have been the first to remove a tumour from the larynx with the aid of the laryngoscope. - Garrison & Morton No.3271

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        Letters to Various Persons

      NY: Ticknor and Fields, 1865. 1st edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Contains letters and poems. Owner's book plate. Binding is tight, pages are good. Boards are good, with wear to the extremities. The spine is badly chipped at the top, less so at the bottom and needs restoration. The book is Very Good; the binding is Fair.

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      PRUSSIA GERMANY 1865 - On offer is a superb Prussian Soldier's Militair-Paß [Military Pass] and handwritten record of participation in Prussian campaigns against Austria and France. for a man named Pässler who served in the Prussian Infantry. The pass states Pässler: Geboren am 17 Juli 1844 zu ____ bei Hollburg. Sixth Infantry Regiment, 11th Company. Apparently he took part in the famous battle at Königgrätz [Sadowa] in 1866 [research suggests he was with Herwath von Bittenfeld's advance to Dresden in the Kingdom of Saxony, where they easily defeated the Saxon army of 25,000 and then joined with the First Army]; served in Frankreich 1870-71; Beaumont, Verdun, Sedan, Paris. Includes 4+ pages: "Bestimmungen für Mannschaften der Reserve und Landwehr". Paper booklet with elaborate, elegant German calligraphy; lightly soiled, good. 15 pp. 8.5 x 17 cm. Overall G. 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall

      [Bookseller: M Benjamin Katz FineBooksRareManuscripts]
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        Portraitpostkarte mit eigenh. Namenszug auf der Bildseite.

      O. O. u. D.. 8vo.. Aufnahme in ganzer Figur in Kostüm des Offiziers der portugiesischen Flotte "Vasco di Gama". Die Oper von Giacomo Meyerbeer "Die Afrikanerin" wurde am 28. April 1865 in Paris uraufgeführt. - Aufnahme von Breitkopf & Härtel in New York. Stärkere Knickspuren. Rückseitig Montagespuren.

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        La Traite L'émigration et la Colonisation au Brésil.

      A. LaCroix, Verboeckhoven et Cie, Paris 1865 - ix, 336, 2 pp. 8vo. Green buckram with original yellow wrappers bound in, gilt titles. "Extrait de la Revue du monde colonial, asiatique et americain." Expilly, who explains the details of emigration, was very critical of Brazil's treatment of slaves especailly away from the major population centers. Quite uncommon. Last at auction in 1978. Borba de Moraes I, 253. Leclerc 3203. Garraux p.103. Conrad: Brazilian Slavery 116. A very good or better copy, gilt accession numbers on spine, otherwise no further external or internal markings, original wrappers lightly soiled, small chip on corner of front wrapper professionally repaired, scattered foxing, new binding fine. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Miners! Laboring Men! Mechanics! Rally! Great Mass Meeting at Piper';s Opera House. Adolph Sutro Will Address the Citizens of Virginia City

      [Virginia City, NV], 1865. Very good. 17.25" x 23" broadside printed on cardboard, with portions completed in crayon or charcoal pencil. Some rubbing, a few water spots; very good. Announces a meeting organized to rally popular support and financing for the Sutro Tunnel. Adolph Sutro's proposed four-mile-long drainage tunnel would correct the flooding of the mines under Virginia City, saving pumping costs, allowing for deeper mining, and providing better ventilation and an additional means of egress. The Bank of California and other major mining interests opposed the tunnel, fearing it would decrease their control over the valuable resources of the Comstock Lode. The Bank succeeded in blocking much of Sutro's access to investors, and his plan appeared doomed to failure until the Yellow Jacket Mine Fire (April 1869) killed forty-five miners whose lives might have been spared had the tunnel been in place. Miners became interested in the issue, and the speech announced in this broadside proved to be a critical turning point. The Miners' Union voted to provide Sutro with $50,000 to start the job, and other funders soon followed their lead. The tunnel was successfully completed in 1878 and served as a model for drainage and access tunnels at many other mining sites. Sutro sold his interest in the tunnel the following year, departing a wealthy man for San Francisco, where he was elected Mayor in 1894.

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        Malay Ladies.

      Ca 1865 - An unmounted albumen photograph of a group of Malay women and children, with number and title at the lower left "158 Malay ladies". With the blind stamp for G. R. Lambert & Co., Singapore at the lower right. The entire group is seated, with most of the women weaving and working with cloth, with large panels of cloth erected as a backdrop. Lambert & Co. were commercial photographers in Singapore, 1867 - c. 1914. Founded by the German-born Gustave Richard Lambert (b.1846), the firm was by the end of the 19th century the largest and most successful studio in South-East Asia, maintaining branches at various times in Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, and Sumatra. It was appointed photographer to the king of Siam in 1880 and was also extensively patronized by the British colonial authorities to record political occasions and official visits. Although Lambert's personal presence in Singapore was sporadic, under the management of Alexander Koch the studio assembled the most extensive photographic documentation of the area, with a catalogue of views covering almost the entire Malay archipelago. - The Oxford Companion to the Photograph. 7 1/2 x 10". [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      Milwaukee, WI: Starr & Son, 1865. Nineteen pages of preliminary advertisement lettered A-O, followed by [vi] pages of preliminary text, followed by text numbered [79]-[343]. Boards are also illustrated with advertisement; boards are soiled, stained, and rubbed, with minor warping. Leather spinestrip is lacking, textblock remains solid (though cracked at several locations) and the boards are hanging on by threads. Damp-staining to margins of first and last several pages, and a small stain affects the top margin of most pages, not affecting text. Top corner is rounded about two thirds of the way through text. In need of rebacking. Milwaukee Directory.. First Edition. Hardcover. Good condition. Octavo (8vo).

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      London: Longman, Green and Co., 1865. Edited by Lady Theresa Lewis. 6 vols. 3 volumes extended to 6 by the insertion of 206 extra plates. Various pagination. Hardcover. 8vo size. Full crushed brown morocco. Gilt spines tooled in compartments with floral art nouveau motif. Boards double ruled in gilt. Board edges gilt, with gilt turn-ins. Top edges gilt. A spectacular set inside and out. Near fine/No jacket issued. (Multiple volumes - extra shipping charges apply) (Insurance required to ship this item).

      [Bookseller: A. Parker's Books, Inc.]
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        CRÓNICA GENERAL DE ESPAÑA, o Sea Historia Ilustrada y Descriptiva de sus Provincias. Crónica de la Provincia de Navarra por Julio Nombela. Crónica de la Provincia de Guipúzcoa por Fernando Fulgosio. Crónica de la Señoría de Vizcaya por Francsico Rodríguez García. Crónica de la Provincia de Alava por José Bisso.

      Ribo, Grilo y Vitturi / Aquiles Ronchi, Madrid 1865 - 1ª ed. 22x32. 112pp. (mapa, 5 de 6 litografías, grabados entre texto) + 80pp. (mapa, 3 de 4 litografías, grabados entre texto) + 164pp. (mapa, 9 litografías, grabados entre texto) + 78pp. 1h. (mapa, 4 litografías, grabados entre texto). Holandesa piel puntas. Discreta picadura marginal en la primera parte del libro. Algunas huellas de óxido, pero buen ejemplar. Envíos para España: el pago contra reembolso conlleva un recargo de 2 Euros.

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        unter den Befehlen des Commodore B. v. Wüllerstorf-Urbair. ZOOLOGISCHER THEIL.

      Wien 1865-1869. 14 parts bound in 9 volumes. 4to (280 x 225mm). With 88 (8 coloured) lithographed plates. Publisher's gilt pictorial cloth (spines renewed). The almost complete zoological section, lacking the Lepidoptera part, of this famous Austrian expediton. It contains the following monographs: Zelebor, J. Säugethiere; Pelzeln, A. v. Vögel; Steindachner, F. Reptilien; Steindachner, F. Amphibien; Kner, R. Fische; Redtenbacher, L. Coleopteren; Saussure H. de. Hymenoptera; Mayr, G.L. Formicidae; Bauer, F. Neuropteren; Schiner, J.R. Diptera; Mayr, G.L. Hemiptera; Heller, C. Crustaceen; Grube, E. Anneliden; Frauenfeld, G.v. Mollusken. 'This important voyage to the Pacific was the only official Austrian scientific expedition ever to circumnavigate the globe. The Archduke Maximilian of Austria (1832-1867), who was later to become the Emperor of Mexico, was the patron of this expedition as he was commander in chief of the Austrian fleet' (Hill p. 513). The frigate Novara was under command of Baron von Wüllerstorf-Urbair. The best specialists of the time were commissioned by the Austrian Royal Academy to write the volumes which would result from the voyage. Among the places visited are Rio de Janeiro, Cape of Good Hope, Sydney, Tahiti, Valparaiso, Hong-Kong, Singapore, Java, Manila, and Shanghai. //Nissen ZBI, 4750.

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        Le Verger, ou histoire, culture, et description avec planches coloriées des variétés des fruit le plus généralement connues.

      Paris, G. Masson, (1865-1872). 8 volumes. Royal-8vo. With 384 chromolithographed plates, partly finished by hand, containing 702 figures. Contemporary half morocco, gilt lettering on spines. Nissen BBI, 1295 (giving a wrong collation). One of the rarest pomological works published in the 19th century. The volumes are divided as follows: I. Les poires d'hiver; II. Poires d'été; III. Poires d' automne; IV. Poires tardives; V. Poires precoces; VI. Prunes; VII. Pêche; VIII. Cerises et Abricoses. The aprocots were planned as volume IX but finally incorporated in volume VIII. The fine plates were lithographed by Adolphe Lefèvre, Felix Grabowski a.o. Some plates have the imprint: 'Colorié par Mme Lefranc. Each figure is accompanied by a leaf with descriptive text and reference to the latest literature. A good copy with the bookplate of Sir Thomas Neame.

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        Le grand voyage du pays des Hurons (2 volumes)

      Librairie Tross 1865 - Quart de reliure cuir, plats marbrés, quatre faux nerfs et dorure au dos. Dominoterie et ex-libris en pages de garde. Cuir vert décoloré au dos. Sinon très bel état. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      1865 - [AMERICANA - 19th CENTURY EPHEMERA] AMERICAN COW MILKER MACHINE POSTER, ORIGINAL. Buffalo, NY: Express Printing Company for the American Cow Milking Machine Co. [n.d. ca. 1865]. 42 x 26 3/4 inches. Woodblock printing: Boldest typeface measures 10 inches tall. L. O. Colvin's "American Cow Milker" was patented in 1860 as the first use of teat cups with a vacuum. The milker was used in England, but the constant vacuum pressure caused problems with the cows' teats. He sold the patent in England for about $5,000, after selling over 1,500 machines. He continued to make improvements and was more successful in America where this undated broadside was published. "Triumphant Success | The Most Important and Valuable Invention of the 19th Century" proclaims the headline; the company is seeking business men to invest/sell the machines; the farmer is being courted. "A sure cure for aching hands & kicking cows." Several archival tape repairs to reverse with no loss of text. Heavy newsprint stock, printed in black. A few small closed tears to edges, and some light foxing. Very good overall. We have located a smaller version of this advertisement, but none this size.

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        STANWIX HALL! ROME, N.Y. W.B. SINK, PROPRIETOR [caption title].

      New York: Dopp & Nolan, [nd, ca. 1865]. - Photograph, 11 1/4 x 16 1/4 inches; mounted on printed card stock, 16 x 19 3/4 inches. The image and card stock have equal, light tanning, otherwise the photograph is clean and unblemished. Minor chipping and staining to mount. Very good. Archival matting, and protected with Mylar sheet. A large and impressive photograph of the Stanwix Hall Hotel, dating to around the end of the Civil War. The photograph shows the large, four- story hotel from an elevated height, across the corner of the building, showing the full length of two sides of the building. Men with top hats and women with parasols are shown on two balconies and in the open windows. Three horse-drawn carriages and a buckboard are also shown. Several other people stand in the doorway and one man leans against a large gas lamp. Two businesses are visible on the ground floor, one owned by "T. Flanagan," and the other a "Wholesale Liquor Store" which also sells tobacco and cigars. A sign for a wood coal yard is also visible in the foreground. The mount has dramatic large-type shaded print advertising the hotel. W.B. Sink moved to Rome, New York in 1865 and bought the Stanwix Hall Hotel and the adjacent Mansion House Hotel. He also opened the "Sink Opera House." This poster advertising the Stanwix was likely taken shortly after Sink bought the hotel, serving as a compelling advertisement for one of Rome's grandest buildings. An evocative promotional piece, offering much information about American economics, architecture, and culture at the close of the Civil War.

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        "Our origin, dangers and duties. The annual address before the Mayor and Common Council of the City of Monrovia, July 26, 1865, the day of national independence; and repeated on Tuesday, August 1, 1865, at Caldwell, St. Paul's River"

      New York: "John A. Gray & Green, printers". 1865. "First edition, 8vo, pp. 42; original cream printed wrappers; minor soiling, else fine.& & Blyden (1832-1912) was the first Liberian to visit Lebanon where he went to study Arabic in the cause of pan-Africanism. He was born in the West Indies and later hailed from Sierra Leone. At various points in his career he was the president of Liberia College, was Liberian Secretary of State, Minister of the Interior, and Minister to Britain. Between 1850 and 1896 he visited the United States eight times. & & ""Blyden was easily the most learned and articulate champion of Africa and the Negro race in his own time. To his educated Negro contemporaries his achievements as litterateur, educator, theologian, politician, statesman, diplomat and explorer, were the most convincing refutation of the oft- repeated white charges of Negro inferiority. His teachings, incessantly propounded, that Negros had a history and a culture of which they could be proud, and that with the help New World Negros a progressive civilization could be built in Africa, gave members of his race a new pride and hope, and inspired succeeding generations of African nationalists and New World Negro leaders"" (Hollis R. Lynch, Edward Wilmot Blyden: Pan-Negro Patriot, Oxford University Press, 1967).& & Eight copies in OCLC: AAS, Harvard, Penn, NYPL, Rochester, Emory, Cornell, and LC."

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        Braunschweiger Tageblatt und Beilage zum Braunschweiger Tageblatt. Hier No. 1. 1866 Montag den 1. Januar 1866 bis No. 144. Donnerstag den 31. Mai 1866 komplett in einem Buch gebunden !

      Braunschweig, Braunschweiger Tageblatt Erpeditions-Local Bohlweg No. Achtundvierzig, 1865.. . 2°, ca. 800 Seiten, Halbleineneinband der Zeit - Einband leicht ber. sonst sehr guter Zustand - 1865. Selten ! a79650

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        Lessons from The World of Matter and The World of Man. Selected from Notes of Unpublished Sermons by Rufus Leighton

      Boston: Published by Charles W. Slack. 1865. First. First edition. Green cloth gilt. A few tears at the bottom of the spine, short crack to the paper over the front hinge, modest wear to the boards, a very good copy. Inscribed by the editor to author and Thoreau biographer Frank B. Sanborn: "F.B. Sanborn, With best regards of R. Leighton. May 11, 1865." Both Sanborn (one of the Concord circle of transcendentalists that included Thoreau, Emerson, and the Alcotts) and Parker were abolitionists, as well as early and strong supporters of John Brown. Sanborn later published a biographical sketch of Parker. .

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        Autograph Letter Signed to Sir Henry [Holland (1788-1873, physician)], 2 pages 8vo, 15 Stratford Place, oxford Street, 13 May 1865.

      - Inviting him to view the pictures that Lear had brought back with him for his travels. '. I was very sorry to find, by your card sent out to me at Nice, that you had called last December when I was away: the more that I had had a picture of Jo\'c3\'a1nnina I believe you would have liked to see, & which I regretted I had not asked you to come & look at, before it went away to Mr. Fairbairn who purchased it.'Lear probably painted several pictures of the landscape of Joannina in Greece.

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      KURRACHEE [KARACHI] PAKISTAN 1865 - On offer is a super handwritten manuscript 1865 diary of a Major [George Lynedoch] Carmichael [Smythe], [b. December 8, 1831 - d. January 29, 1903], of the 95th Regiment of Foot [Derbyshire] serving in Kurrachee [Karachi, Pakistan] as evidence by the holograph entry to the calendar at the front. A slip of ephemera being a loose slip relating to "Major Carmichael, 95th Regiment" being further confirmation. This is an amazing relic of British Colonial times at a superbly interesting time in Pakistan for an Officer of the famed Regiment. Various manuscript entries largely of a financial nature eg "Paid Fatigue Party for Porter - £2-1", "Drew for Company Pds. 400" but a number of other notes including an alphabet translation of an unidentified language but most probably local to Karachi and one particular section full page section written in another language we are not able to decipher. Married to Eva Saunders. BIO NOTES: Lt.-Col. George Lynedoch Carmichael was baptised with the name of George Lynedoch Carmichael Smythe. He was educated at Harrow School, Harrow on the Hill, London, England. His name was legally changed to George Lynedoch Carmichael by Royal Licence. He fought in the Crimean War. He was decorated with the award of Order of Medjidie (5th Class). He was decorated with the award of Chevalier, Legion of Honour. He fought in the Indian Mutiny, where he was mentioned in despatches. He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in the service of the 95th Regiment. He held the office of Chief Constable of Worcestershire between 1871 and 1903. Thin card covers, good illustrated advertisement for Ransomes & Sims Agricultural Machinery, Ipswich to the back. With the original advertising inserts (8pp [Thurston & Co., Billiard Tables, Hobb's Locks etc.] & 4pp Royal Insurance Company). Some losses to the backstrip, some soiling, marks & rubs to the covers, creases & losses to two corners. The contents are slightly toned, with light foxing, small creases to the corners. Thirty two pages have handwritten entries from simple notes of finance or wages to more detailed weeks. Some losses to the blotting paper leaves, which have been well used. Otherwise clean & complete. Size: 24.5cm by 19cm. Overall G. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

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        Oeuvres. Tomes Et 15

      Morgand, Paris - 1865-72 . 10 volumes reliés demi chagrin noir, dos à nerfs ornés, Tomes 5,6 et7 : (Notices Scientifiques 2,3 et 4); tome 9 : Voyages scientifiques; tomes 10, 11, Mémoires Scientifiques; tome 12 : Mélanges; tomes 13, 14, 15 : Astronomie populaire. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Untersuchungen über Gehirn und Rückenmark des Menschen und der Säugetiere.

      . Hrsg. u. bevorwortet v. Max Schultze nach dem Tode des Verf. - Braunschweig, 1865, 8°, XVII pp., (1 Bl.), 318 pp., 1 Anz.pp., mit 6 gefalt. lith. Taf. in Imperial-Oktav gezeichnet von O.F.C. Deiters, Halbledereinband der Zeit.. Rare First Edition! - Ex copy of Prof. Johannes Friedrich Miescher (1844 - 1895) the well known Swiss physician and biologist. He was the first researcher to isolate and identify nucleic acid. - - "Otto Friedrich Carl Deiters (1834-1863) holds the position of "Privatdozent der Medizin" when he dies at 29 years of age. His &quote;Studies on brain and spinal cord of man and mammals&quote; are found in his personal estate. They are in the form of an unfinished manuscript.. - Deiters' outstanding text begins with the following words: &quote;I have put myself to the task of making the central organs of the nervous system the subject of a thorough analysis in a comprehensive series of investigations...&quote; Deiters' histologic methods include cutting of thin sections and isolation of individual cells as well as a large battery of chemical pre- and post-treatments. His beautiful drawings betray, in addition to artistic talent, remarkable mastery of these methods; his technique of isolating (micro-dissecting) individual nerve cells requires an enviable micromanipulatory control of hands, armed only with the teasing tools - needles and the like - of that day. Among the many non-man mammals which Deiters studies, oxen seem to be his favourite subjects. There are not many areas of the central nervous system he does not draw into his investigation. - What was the image of truth which emerged? First of all: what, for Deiters, was a nerve cell (Ganglienzelle)? &quote;I don't know if there is an absolute defintion; however, I call every cell which is continuous with fragments of unequivocal nerve fibers, a nerve cell.&quote; He approaches this problem of neuron definition by describing all recognizable (morphologic) properties of those cells which may be assumed to be nerve cells. These properties may then be applied to other cells as criteria of their neuronal identity. Deiters' &quote;schematic picture&quote; (schematisches Bild) which resulted from this analysis could, in his opinion, be applied to practically all known CNS nerve cells. - That part of his picture which is most pertinent to this review can be summarized as follows: the nerve cell is a cell which bears on its soma one axon and several dendrites. This characterization of the nerve cell leaves room for an interesting elaboration. This elaboration was very much part of Deiters' picture. The reason that I treat it separately is that, in retrospect, it constitutes a side-branch of the neuron's ideogenetic tree: it was cut off by students of the nerve cell who came after Deiters. The elaboration is that nerve cells bear a second system of axons which emanate from the dendrites; (the first system consists of the one axon which issues from the soma). A summary of the nerve cell compartments as proposed by Deiters shall now be given. - The nerve cell body (Körper der Zelle) contains a nucleus with a nucleolus. The remainder of the soma is &quote;an irregularly shaped mass of protoplasma of granular appearance&quote;. From the fairly smooth contour of the soma there arise, in a gradual transition, a variable number of dendrites. Because of the great similarity between dendrites and soma (Deiters emphasizes this point) he names them &quote;protoplasmic processes&quote; (Protoplasmafortsätze). The dendrites repeatedly bifurcate; they finally become so thin that they &quote;lose themselves in the porous ground-substance&quote;; they cannot be seen to connect nerve cells with one another. It is impossible to confuse dendrites with axons. Deiters distinguishes two parts of the axon: the &quote;axonal process&quote; (Nervenfaser- oder Axencylinder-fortsatz) i.e., the portion of the axon seen to be directly attached to the soma; and the &quote;axon proper&quote; (Axencylinder), the more distal, myelinated portion of the axon. The axonal process - always one of its kind to a cell body - is clearly distinct from the protoplasmic processes: among other things, it is far less granular than the dendrites and it is stiffer; it is fairly straight, always unbranched and has a smooth contour. The point of emanation of the axonal process is usually on the cell body; it may also be on a proximal, stout dendrite branch. The axonal process narrows; .. The smallest diameter is reached &quote;at a distance which approximately equals the diameter of the cell body&quote;. Then the axon becomes wider and assumes its myelin sheath. It is obvious that Deiters, with great clarity, gives the first description of those structures which we now call the initial segment of the axon and the axon neck. (I propose that the somewhat macabre designation &quote;axon neck&quote; - macabre indeed: where is the head? - be replaced by &quote;Deiters' constriction&quote;.) - One of the similarities between dendrites and somata which Deiters notices may, at first, seem somewhat surprising to us: it is that both of them bear axons. This observation brings us to Deiters' fourth and last nerve cell compartment, the &quote;second extensive system of very small axons which are attached to the dendrites&quote;. These small axons differ from the large axon which sprouts from the soma, in triangular bases. Only rarely, as Deiters admits, does one see them surrounded with a myelin sheath. Although not explicit, it may be inferred that Deiters conceived these small axons to be only fragments which have one end attached to the dendrite and the other end broken off... Deiters did not depict their (i.e. the second order axons) mode of branching he did depict two such axons which acquire a myelin sheath. I am convinced that Deiters in describing his second system axons has given us an accurate portrayal of boutons terminaux and their pre-terminals. His morphologic interpretation diverges from ours: these small axons form, for him, &quote;a second system of egressing axons&quote; (ein zweites System abgehender Axencylinder) (my spacing). His functional interpretation converges with ours: these small axons may very well have the office of interconnecting the nerve cells... - In ending it should be said that we owe to Deiters' unique work a concept of the nerve cell which - one century old - comes very close to our own. All nerve cell studies of any significance performed since, have been influenced by the image of truth he left. Within the subsequent twenty-five years Deiters' image was to undergo some modifications and the nerve cell in which we now believe then emerged." - H.Hyden (Ed.), The Neuron, p. 40ff; Vera Sabine Deiters, Otto Friedrich Karl Deiters. Leben und Werk (2006), pp.77-83. - Garrison & Morton No.1271; Rothschuh Nr.1370

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        Treatise of Iron Ship Building and Its History and Progress

      Longmans, Green & Co. 1865 - FULL NAVY POLISHED CALF. The boards have two gilt ruled lines and are beautifully decorated in gilt design. The board edges are in gilt. Gilt turn ins with marble paper pastedowns and endpapers. The spine has 5 raised bands with gilt devices in 5 compartments. Red leather title label. All page edges are marbled. An extraordinarily beautiful and rare book. Four plates: frontispiece drawing of HMS Iron Clad "Warrior". The 3 other foldout plates are A) Longititudal Sections of the American Turret Vessel "Chickasaw"; B) The American Light Draught Monitor "Nauset"; and C) a plan of the "Nauset". There are another 65 wood engravings as well. A biography of William Fairbairn can be found on Wikipedia. An exceptionally beautiful copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The First of May 1865 or Genl. Moving Day in Richmond VA

      H. & W. Voight, New York 1865 - Hand-colored lithograph, 9½ x 11¾ inches. Lightly tanned, with minor wear. Very good. The Confederates rousted from Richmond A satirical political print showing "moving day" at Confederate headquarters in Richmond. The lithograph depicts Gen. Robert E. Lee loading old swords in a dog cart with two scrawny dogs attached, while Treasury Secretary George Trenholm hauls a string of boxes carrying worthless bonds over his shoulder, each bearing the name of a Confederate state. A box on the sidewalk marked "C.S.A. Treasury (on which a dog is unabashedly urinating) is also labeled as "Waste Paper," and the building in the background sports signs that read "Sheriff Sale" and "To let. Apply Lincoln & Co." Several individuals - including two African Americans, one thumbing his nose - look on. The title date of May 1 would lead one to think that this lithograph was issued on that date, but in fact it was probably issued earlier in the spring, before the collapse of the Confederacy, and is speculating on its demise with May 1 as a projected to date. In fact, Richmond was occupied by Union troops on April 3. Likewise, the reference to "Lincoln & Co." is unlikely after his death on April 15. Finally, Treasury Secretary Trenholm had resigned on April 27, although this detail might have escaped a cartoonist. A very rare image; We locate copies at the American Antiquarian Society, Library of Congress, Yale, Virginia Historical Society, and Brown University. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Travel Letters written to his mother and sister while on an 1857-1858 trip to South America and an Extended Voyage ¿Around the World¿ from 1865-1868

      - Collection contains 61 letters, totaling some 572 pages, plus several incomplete letters and fragments, mailing envelopes, miscellaneous memoranda, documents and invoices pertaining to Nisbet¿s travels. Plus miscellaneous family correspondence, ephemera, etc. Highly interesting and detailed travel letters describing two trips undertaken by Nisbet, a wealthy and well connected New Yorker, one to South America in 1858, and a later journey around the world which lasted from 1865-1868. Nisbet was an intrepid traveler often journeying to places unfrequented by Americans including a trip up the Nile, the Holy Land, Russia, India, including Kashmir and the Himalayas, China and Japan. Nisbet¿s letters are vivid and descriptive, some run to ten and twenty pages in length, and provide his impressions of each country and locale visited. His letters from Egypt, Palestine, India, China and Japan are of great interest. Nisbet in addition shipped home a large amount of artifacts and artworks amongst other items from each country. Nisbet was a wealthy young man, whose family owned properties both in Yonkers and in New York City, and whose income allowed him to undertake this extensive tour and to effectively retire from business in 1865, at the age of thirty. Nisbet¿s correspondence is a superb collection of 19th century American travel letters, far beyond the typical ¿Grand Tour¿ letters often encountered. Nisbet¿s obituary in the New York Times of February 6, 1906 provides a brief synopsis of his life: ¿William F. Nisbet of 400 West End Avenue, a well-known resident of this city, died yesterday of apoplexy, aged 71 years. On his mother's side he was of old Dutch stock. His father was a Presbyterian clergyman of Scotch descent. In early life he was interested in the Architectural Iron Works, but in 1865, retired from business and became an extensive traveler and art collector. He resided in Yonkers for many years, where for a long time he was President of the Board of Education. Mr. Nisbet was of striking and magnetic personality, and a gentleman of the old school. He leaves a wife and two sons.¿

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        The Holy Bible, Containing The Old And The New Testaments. Translated Out Of The Original Tongues; And With The Former Translations Diligently Compared And Revised, By His Majesty's Special Command. Appointed To Be Read In Churches

      Oxford University Press, 1865. Hardcover. Very good. VGC.Oxford University Press,1865(MDCCCLXV).Full leather.Large format hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,some nicks,dents and scratches on the cover and spine) in VGC.Nice and clean pages with some scratches on the outer edges,gilt edges on the outer edges of the pages,some ink marks and small foxing marks inside the front and back cover,small foxing/ink marks and creases on the edges of the pages.The book is in VGC for its age with light shelf wear.The book is divided in two sections: The books of the Old Testament and The books of the New Testament.Also contains two pages with George Mitchell and Rebecca Browne Stokes wedding registration(1868) plus their six kids birth registration dates from 1870 to 1887.Please note: This is oversized and very heavy book(approx 6 Kg plus).

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        Tone des Worgenlandes

      Detroit, Mich.: Druck von A. & C. Marxhausen. 1865. First. First edition. Text in German. Contemporary quarter calf and papercovered boards. Joints rubbed and worn, a near very good copy of this poetry collection by a Prussian-born immigrant who was serving as a rabbi in Detroit. He later became an important figure in the Jewish reform movement. Very scarce. OCLC locates six copies under two entries. .

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        Über die vulkanischen Erscheinungen in der Eifel und über die Metamorphie der Gesteine durch erhöhte Temperatur. Herausgegeben von J. Roth.

      Berlin, Königl. Akademie der Wissenschaften, 1865. 4to. pp. (2), 77, (1), with 4 folded tables and 5 (3 folding) coloured maps. Original printed boards. A very scarce posthumously published work, edited by J. Roth, of one of the leading chemists of the period. It was published in the 'Abhandlungen der Königl. Akademie der Wissenschaften'. Mitscherlich intended to publish a large work on the volcanous of Germany, however, this is all published. "Mitcherlich's early interest in geology and mineralogy continued throughout his life. He was particularly concerned with the production of artificial minerals through the fusion of silica with various metallic oxides, and achieved some valuable results in such experiments. In his last years he made a number of journeys to the most important European volcanoes to gather data toward a general theory of volcanoes, the subject of his last, posthumously published, articles (DSB IX, p. 425).

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      Boston, MA: Ticknor and Fields, 1865. 23 pages of text. Original salmon-colored printed wrappers are bound in. Wraps and title page show rubbing to the extremities, slight soiling, and a few tiny tears with no loss. One interior leaf has a tear in the margin with no loss. Bound in nineteenth century three quarter brown morocco, with marbled paper-covered boards and endpapers. Spine is decorated with gilt lettering. Binding shows minor rubbing to the extremities, with minimal damage due to skinning on one corner piece. American Navy, Folklore. Bound handsomely. First edition.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good+ condition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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      1865 - Philately; Postal Cover; Civil War Cover; CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM CONFEDERATE PRISONER OF WAR, WITH ORIGINAL POSTAL COVER, 1865 JOHNSON ISLAND OHIO CAMP OFFICERS. A spectacular example of Civil war letter from confederate prisoner of war with original postal cover, 1865 Johnson Island Ohio camp officers. A spectacular cover with two circular postmarks, one of Sandusky Ohio, a clear 'Due 2' inked stamp and a well struck PRISONER'S LETTER, JOHNSONS ISLAND inked stamp. Addressed to Richmond Va March 14th 1865. Ink with normal fading but still clear. "US Prison Depot Johnson Island, OhioMarch 14th 1865Col. J. W. M. Wilten, Dr. Sir, Yours of February 14th came to hand today, was truly glad to hear from you and my relations. I am in fine spirits at this time, looking forward to the time when I will be called upon for exchange if everything goes on well, my "turn" will come, in about six weeks. Cousin Edel will leave in the next squad, he is very much excited over the idea of getting back, and I think he has improved in looks considerably since he has been xxx for that purpose. I have not heard from Lt. Thompson for some time, perhaps he's gone on exchange. In regard to the tobacco, I am very glad you did not send it at this particular time, though if I am so unfortunate as to remain here during the summer it will be very acceptable and hope you will make the necessary arrangements with Perncell to ship me a small box when I write again, if it is your intention to send Ben tobacco, do not send together, direct separately, otherwise we could not divide with each other. I often hear from Joe and Frank. They are well, all of the Lazerwell boys here are well. The health of this place is very good. I will be pleased to hear from you again. Give my love to all my friends and relations. Yours Respectfully, James PeeryPSI enclose you a stamp, perhaps you can't get them. "This letter has been carefully framed and stored with the original envelope, with stamp and postal markings. Johnson's Island is a 300-acre (121.4 ha) island in Sandusky Bay, located on the coast of Lake Erie, 3 miles (5 km) from the city of Sandusky, Ohio. It was the site of a prisoner-of-war camp for Confederate officers captured during the American Civil War. Johnson's Island was the only Union prison exclusively for Southern officers but it also held regular soldiers. During its three years of operation, more than 15,000 men were incarcerated there. (history courtesy of Wikipedia) Not examined out of frame. ; 0 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Horatius Bonar - 1865 - ALS

      - Absolutely superb 2.5pp ALS dating 1865, again to James Hamilton, eminent pastor of the Scotch National Church, Regent Square, London. A very personal letter discussing in quite witty language, the incurable habit of Dr. Alfred Edersheim of being tardy for every engagement. He also mentions preaching for John Milne of Perth, etc. First rate.

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        Storia naturale degli Uccelli che nidificano in Lombardia, ad illustrazione della raccolta ornitologica dei fratelli Ercole ed Ernesto Turati. Con tavole litografate e colorate prese dal vero da O. Dressler.

      Milano, coi tipi del Pio Istituto del Patronato, 1865-1868. 2 volumes. Large folio (443 x 314mm). With a chromo-lithographed frontispiece and 120 chromo-lithographed plates of which 14 double-page. Contemporary half green morocco, spines in 5 compartments richly gilt. A superbly produced work on the birds of Lombardy (northern Italy) of which only 100 copies were issued. The fine plates are by Oscar Dressler. According to Nissen in his 'Illustrierte Vogelbücher' this German artist in an excellent way portrayed the birds, the chickens and their nests. The birds are shown in their natural habitat and some of the fine plates are finished by hand. The birds are described in great detail and are mostly illustrated life-size. The present publication is one of the three great Italian birds books, an honour Bettoni shares with Manetti and Bonaparte.//A fine copy of this rare work, a few plates with some very faint discoloration and one plate with small marginal repair. //Fine Bird Books p. 59; Nissen IVB, 94; Casey Wood p. 236.

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        Memoir of John Yates Beall

      John Lovell, Montreal 1865 - Full original purple cloth. Blindstamp design to both covers. Cloth is worn with some dampstaining and wrinkling to the edge of the top of the rear board. Spine is faded with gilt title. Binding is tight and pages are clean. Tissue guarded frontispiece of John Yates Beall. A very rare memoir of a Confederate spy. 297 pages. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Florist and Pomologist: A Pictorial Monthly Magazine, of Flowers, Fruits and General Horticulture. Third Volume for 1864 - First Edition.

      Journal of Horticulture Office 1865 - Journal of Horticulture, London, 1865. Bound in full brown calf Leather, with gilt trims - lovely raised spines with gilt decoration. Plain Boards. Book Condition: Excellent. 1st Edition. Imp 8vo. pp 288, with 13 hand coloured plates and numerous woodcuts. Binding in excellent condition. Internally, bright clean and complete - with excellent tight bindings. Minimal - seriously minimal, foxing on the very odd page. Previous owners name on end boards. Beautifully preserved copy of this rare collection. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Album of original watercolors of flowers

      n.p., ca. 1831-1865 - An album of highly accomplished amateur watercolors of flowers - including the double oleander, tiger lilly, China rose, viola, poppy, and tulip (AMATEUR ART) Folio (images from approx. 11 1/2 x 9 in to 16 x 10 1/2 in). 42 watercolors on artist's board or paper, mounted in album, titled with common or Latin names below the image. Quarter contemporary brown morocco and pebbled cloth, t.e.g. With a presentation on the ffep, "Emily Davis/ A Legacy from her cousin/ Emma White,/ The Artist./ Obit 18 April 1888." [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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