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        John Wisden's Cricketers' Almanack for 1865 - 1865 Original Paperback Wisden, Facs Spine, 2nd Edition!

      1865. Hi, This lot is an 1865 Original Paperback Wisden. It has an expertly made facsimile spine and is an original 2nd Edition Wisden. It is in Good Condition. I was proud to own this book for years (hence how I can offer it at such a low price) but I have now purchased an original with original spine-ish so my book is up for sale, the covers here have some marks, , a bit of light staining to the front cover but not inside the book. The rear cover has some wear too. The first page has a stamp from the Sydney Pardon Estate which is a nice bonus. The spine holds the book together very well and so is tightly bound. Inside the book is nice and bright and clean, a very rare book. It is quite a bit shorter than my 1864 but so is my new replacement, must have been cut fine back then.

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        Max und Moritz) Li Vicareie di Simon et Lina mettowe es ligwet. Par le Pere J.W. Levaux, Missionaire apostolique aux Ides orientales. Jacques Godenne, Namur, Bruxelles 1896.

      59 Seiten mit handaquarellierten Illustrationen, 8. Orig.-Umschlag begebunden in mod. marmoriertem Pappband mit Rückenschild. Erste französische Ausgabe nach der deutschen Erstausgabe von 1865. Vgl. Vanselow 28. - Sehr selten!!Sauber und gut erhalten.

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        Account of the Ascent of the Peter Both Mountain Mauritius on the 7th of September 1832

      [With] SWINNY(Lieut). "View of Peterbot from the Moka side"; [and] "Ascent on the peak of Peterbot on the 24st may 1848". [With][SWINNY] (Lieut). Ascent of Peterbot, Island of Mauritius. [With] [ANON.] The Ascent of Pieterboth Mountain.Autograph manuscript, 2 uncoloured lithographs, a broadside & printed book, this with six mounted photographs. 4to, 19½" by 12½", folio, 12mo. Ms: brown paper wrappers; printed book: half morocco, gilt, marbled boards, small tear to lower board, with leaf from ILN 4 Feb, 1865. 17; 15pp. Mauritius, 1832, 1848 &

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        A Treatise on the Tactical Use of the Three Arms: Infantry, Artillery and Calvalry

      New York: D. Van Nostrand, 1865. First edition. Hard Cover. good. Octavo. 134pp Red cloth. Gilt lettering to cover. Signed "with author's regards" on front free endpaper. Small stain on front cover. (small finger size) and four small stains on back cover. Binding tight. A couple of pages some some small creasing near edge. Following the Civil War, General Lippitt wrote four military books, A Treatise on the Tactical Use of The Three Arms, Infantry, Artillery, and Cavalry in 1865, A treatise on intrenchments in 1866, The Special Operations of War: comprising the forcing and defence of defiles; the forcing and defence of rivers in retreat; the attack and defence of open towns and villages; the conduct of detachments for special purposes; and notes on tactical operations in sieges in 1868, and Field service in war: Comprising marches, camps and cantonments, outposts, convoys, reconnaissances, foraging, and notes on logistics in 1869.

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        Essays and Miscellaneous Pieces by the late Edward R. Stephenson. With a preface by his friend, C. Todd ..

      Adelaide, Andrews, Thomas, and Clark, 1865. Octavo, [ii, frontispiece], [ii, title leaf], vi, 118, vi (book review) pages with 2 mounted albumen paper photographs (one is a frontispiece portrait of Stephenson, 87 x 57 mm; the other is of a sketch, presumably by Stephenson, 103 x 57 mm). The book review, reprinted from the South Australian Register, December 28, 1865, has been folded down the middle before being bound in. Full morocco now expertly rebacked, all edges gilt (contemporary but probably not original - we have only seen blind-stamped cloth before); corners worn, front and rear covers a little scuffed; overall a very good copy. One of the earliest Australian imprints illustrated with original photographs (see Holden: 'Photography in Colonial Australia' [Sydney, 1988]), where it is incorrectly referred to in the text and index as Stevensen). The first essay, the St Peter's Collegiate School Prize Essay of 1864, is entitled 'The Difficulties of Colonization in the Northern Territory' (17 pages); another two pages are devoted to the importance of the acquisition of the Northern Territory to South Australia. Almost half the book (58 pages) is given over to verse by Stephenson, who died at the age of 18 in May 1865. Inscribed on an early blank, in what we know to be the hand of Charles Todd, to 'Mr Edwd Stirling Junr / Xmas 1865'; with the pictorial bookplate ['Gang forward'] of Edward Charles Stirling. Ferguson 16245; Holden 103. We have previously sold a copy inscribed by Todd to his daughter on 4 December 1865, in which the review was loosely inserted (as an eight-page pamphlet). The Christmas inscription and the inclusion of the review not published until 28 December suggest that this morocco binding came after the event.

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        Boquet Album" of Mollie E. Walker

      Harris County, Georgia 1865 - Dark brown leather album with stamped gilt decorations and the words "Boquet Album" on the front cover measuring 8.5" x 6". Good only with a chipped crown, boards worn and near detaching. A Boquet Album started by Mollie Walker of Georgia just before the advent of the Civil War and continuing into the beginning of the War, with entries dated between 1856-1865. Walker collected handwritten letters, verse, poetry, essays, and floral illustrations from her friends, mostly women, stating on the first page, "my album is my garden spot, where all my friends may sow." Most of the writing is copied versions of famous texts, scripture, poems, adages, most having to do with death and the afterlife, presumably engendered by the deaths of friends and acquaintances in the War, as well as effusive essays on friendship, all dedicated to "Miss Mollie" at the beginning of the passages. A woman named Amanda writes, "lest cypress trees and willows wave, to mark the lonely spot; but all I ask to deck my grave shall be, "forget me not." Another quote dated 1865 reads, "it is not all of life to live or all of death to die."An intriguing look at the sentiments, fears, and aspirations of women during the heart of the Civil War South.

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        De La Génération Des Éléments Anatomiques (Thèse De Médecine De L'homme d'État Français) - Bel Envoi Autographe De L'Auteur - Copy Signed By Clemenceau (Précieux Exemplaire De Pierre Janet)

      Paris, Baillière 1865 - Grand in-8° relié, demi-chagrin gris perle, dos à cinq nerfs, titre gravé. Magnifique exemplaire en état neuf, fleurs de coins et francs de coupes, 222 pages. Bel et long envoi autographe de Clemenceau sur la page de garde. Précieux exemplaire de Pierre Janet avec le cachet gras de sa signature représentant sa signature olographe sur la page de garde. Durant ses années d'études, Clemenceau participe à la création de plusieurs autres revues et écrit de nombreux articles avec son ami Albert Regnard. Après avoir effectué des stages à l'hôpital psychiatrique de Bicêtre, puis à La Pitié, il obtient le doctorat en médecine le 13 mai 1865 avec cette thèse sous la direction de Charles Robin, un matérialiste ami d'Auguste Comte. Sa thèse reprend les idées de Robin, qui est un adversaire du catholique bonapartiste Pasteur. Elle est ensuite publiée chez Germer Baillère en échange de la traduction par Clemenceau d'Auguste Comte and Positivism de J.S. Mill. Plus tard, lorsque Pasteur sera devenu célèbre, Clemenceau reconnaîtra de bonne grâce son erreur. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        La Russie, historique, monumentale et pittoresque; 2 Volumes

      Librarie Nationale Illustree, Paris 1865 - 3/4 red cloth with brown marbled paper-covered board covers, printed cloth spines. Vol 1: 392, vii pp list of engravings. Vol. 2: 376 pp., vii list of engravings. A very tight, firm set with hundreds of bw line and other engravings. Text is entirely in French. A later edition of this title, but no bibliographic information can be found relating to the year of publication from normal sources like Worldcat (which relate an 1862 and 1885 edition). This set bears a gift inscription to Col. H. A. du Pont De Nemours, who was a Senator from Delaware and resided at Winterthur, now a famous museum. The inscription was written by "Fte. de Pelleport" who, in actuality, is the author of these two volumes, Piotre Artamof. The Fite de Pelleport and Du Pont families had a long alliance. The inscription, written in French on the ffep of Vol. 1, and dated 1906, reads (in translation), "To Colonel H.A. du Pont de Nemours. In hommage to you from the author in remembrance of the alliance between our two families." Chambr'ier (?), 3 Sept. 1906. VG-, some significant foxing spots to random pages [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Autograph Note and Sentiment. 1865

      Good. Lined card measuring approximately 4.5" x 4". Some foxing, spotting and staining, sound and good. A handwritten sentiment in ink Signed by Lucretia Mott:"In the marriage relations, the inde-pendence of the husband and wifeshould be equal, the dependence mu-tual, and their obligations recipro-cal.Lucretia MottYonkers, 7 mo. 3rd. 1865"Beneath this in pencil, Mott has written: "Presented to C. N. Norris by Mrs. Lucretia Mott through the kindness of Mr. Barney July 3rd 1865." Beneath this an unknown party has written the date of Mott's death in 1880.

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        Archive of 65 documents

      , 1865. 1865. City of London Truss Society. Archive of 65 documents, including autograph letters signed (mostly to John Colley Taunton [d. 1858]), printed reports and other ephemera. 1822-65. Some documents soiled or dampstained, a few with tears, but overall good to very good. Calendar of the archive included. The City of London Truss Society, a highly successful British charitable organization, began operating in 1807 and continued well into the twentieth century (Sir Geoffrey Keynes, the well-known surgeon and bibliographer, served on the Society's medical staff in the 1930s). A notice published in the Philosophical Magazine in 1813 describes the genesis of the Society: "From the great number of persons among the laboring poor who were afflicted with hernia, and for whose relief no adequate provision existed, on the 14th of October 1807 Dr. Squire, Dr. Herdman, John Taunton, the Rev. H. G. Watkins, James Horton, Michael Bartlett, Joseph Atkinson, John Middleton, John Gardner and John Whitford, met at the City Dispensary, and formed themselves into a Society 'for the relief of the ruptured poor throughout the Kingdom, the City of London Truss Society'" (Philosophical Magazine 43 [1813]: 316).John Taunton (1769-1821), surgeon to London's city dispensary, was appointed the Truss Society's first surgeon; after his death, his son John Colley Taunton took over the post, remaining there until his own death in 1858. By 1813 the Society was treating nearly 2000 patients annually; by Taunton's death in 1821 this number had increased to over 3500; and by the end of the nineteenth century the Society was employing three surgeons and seeing over 10,000 patients per year. The archive we are offering contains 65 documents, of which all but seven are handwritten. Of the 58 handwritten documents, the majority are letters to (and a few from) John Colley Taunton. The most notable correspondent represented here is physiologist and surgeon Benjamin Collins Brodie (1783-1862), whose letter to Taunton advises him on a urinary tract infection in a patient. Four of the letters are from surgeon William Kingdon (1789-1863); two of these recommend poor patients to the Society's care. 31 letters are from Samuel Cartwright (1789-1864), a dentist and one of the vice-presidents of the Truss Society; nearly all of his letters have to do with donations to the Society, and several include the exact amounts given. Another group of letters is from Mary Tanner, presumably a patient; two of these letters include prescription notes in what is presumably J. C. Taunton's hand. Also included in this archive are three of the Society's annual reports, for the years 1862-1864; a printed subscription card; and two printed invitations from the Society addressed to Walter K. Taunton. A complete calendar of the archive is included. Royal College of Surgeons, Plarr's Lives of the Fellows Online.

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        LAMENTARIUM FUNUS! HOW THE MIGHTY HAVE FALLEN!... JEFF DAVIS IS NO MORE [caption title]

      [Richmond, 1865. Broadside, 19 1/4 x 15 inches. Previously folded. A few short separations and small chips at edges. Tanning and light foxing. Very good. A bitingly satirical poster commemorating the downfall of the Confederacy and Jefferson Davis, evidently issued immediately after the fall of Richmond. "If ye have tears, prepare to shed them now, because JEFF hath gone to his long home, and the mourners skedaddle about the streets. The Beauty and Pride of the Confederacy hath perish in the "Last Ditch." Tell it not in Pelham! Publish it not in the Hub, lest the Daughters of the Uncircumcised rejoice, lest the whelps of the Yankees triumph.... The indomitable President of the late C.S.A., invulnerable to the diabolical concatenations of Mortal foes, has now at last succumed [sic] to the irresistible force of circumstances, and yielded after a brief but heroic struggle to the combined attack of Cholera Infantum, Summer Complaint, Mississippi Quick Step, General Goneness, and several other diseases too numerous to mention...." The remainder of the broadside lists the order of events at the mock funeral, with sarcastic notes such as one reading, "Owing to the scarcity of coin, J.D.'s eyes remain unclosed." An entertaining, if rather sadistic, and very scarce piece, with OCLC recording only one copy, at the Boston Athenaeum.

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        L'ART D'ACCORDER SOI-MEME SON PIANO d'après une méthode sure, simple et facile. déduite des principes exacts de l'acoustique et de l'harmonie.

      - Contenant en outre le moyens de conserver cet instrument, l'exposé de ses qualités, la manière de réparer les accidents qui surviennent a son mécanisme. A Paris, E. Gerard et Cíe., 1865, 14x22, XXVI-344 págs. 4 tablas desplegables con ilustraciones musicales. 10 láminas desplegables con grabados. Encuadernado de época en holandesa con la lomera en piel. (Autor francés del primer texto completo sobre la afinación del piano y la reparación, El primer libro de Montal, publicado en 1834, era de veinte páginas con únicamente el tema de la afinación de pianos. En 1865, el año de su muerte, Montal publicó una versión revisada, que trajo su libro inicial al día, cubriendo los cambios que habían tenido lugar en los 30 años transcurrifos. Se añade un nuevo capítulo sobre la formación de las personas ciegas en la profesión de afinador de pianos / técnico, ytambién incluye un nuevo apéndice, en el que documentó su propia vida, citando los comentarios de su libro, y de los informes relativos a sus pianos). (56196).

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        THE MASTERSHIP AND ITS FRUITS: THE EMANCIPATED SLAVE FACE TO FACE WITH HIS OLD MASTER. A SUPPLEMENTAL REPORT TO HON. EDWIN M. STANTON, SECRETARY OF WAR, BY JAMES MCKAYE, SPECIAL COMMISSIONER.

      Wm. C. Bryant,, New York: 1865 - 38, [2 blank] pp. Original printed front wrapper, else Very Good. McKaye looks at the "great changes which slave society is undergoing" in "the valley of the Lower Mississippi." Of all the "other sections visited by the Commission, here are found all the elements of that society still in existence; but in a state of revolution and transformation." Recounting Slavery's features in this area of the Deep South, he explores the interaction of the races during the earliest phases of military reconstruction, the sleepy pace of many of the changes, the biases of white Union officers, and-- with much eyewitness testimony-- provides a valuable report on the results of the abolition of slavery in the part of the South where it was most deeply entrenched. FIRST EDITION. Blockson 9685. Bartlett 3141. LCP 6227. Not in Work, Dumond. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Archive of 65 documents

      1865. City of London Truss Society. Archive of 65 documents, including autograph letters signed (mostly to John Colley Taunton [d. 1858]), printed reports and other ephemera. 1822-65. Some documents soiled or dampstained, a few with tears, but overall good to very good. Calendar of the archive included. The City of London Truss Society, a highly successful British charitable organization, began operating in 1807 and continued well into the twentieth century (Sir Geoffrey Keynes, the well-known surgeon and bibliographer, served on the Society's medical staff in the 1930s). A notice published in the Philosophical Magazine in 1813 describes the genesis of the Society: "From the great number of persons among the laboring poor who were afflicted with hernia, and for whose relief no adequate provision existed, on the 14th of October 1807 Dr. Squire, Dr. Herdman, John Taunton, the Rev. H. G. Watkins, James Horton, Michael Bartlett, Joseph Atkinson, John Middleton, John Gardner and John Whitford, met at the City Dispensary, and formed themselves into a Society 'for the relief of the ruptured poor throughout the Kingdom, the City of London Truss Society'" (Philosophical Magazine 43 [1813]: 316). John Taunton (1769-1821), surgeon to London's city dispensary, was appointed the Truss Society's first surgeon; after his death, his son John Colley Taunton took over the post, remaining there until his own death in 1858. By 1813 the Society was treating nearly 2000 patients annually; by Taunton's death in 1821 this number had increased to over 3500; and by the end of the nineteenth century the Society was employing three surgeons and seeing over 10,000 patients per year. The archive we are offering contains 65 documents, of which all but seven are handwritten. Of the 58 handwritten documents, the majority are letters to (and a few from) John Colley Taunton. The most notable correspondent represented here is physiologist and surgeon Benjamin Collins Brodie (1783-1862), whose letter to Taunton advises him on a urinary tract infection in a patient. Four of the letters are from surgeon William Kingdon (1789-1863); two of these recommend poor patients to the Society's care. 31 letters are from Samuel Cartwright (1789-1864), a dentist and one of the vice-presidents of the Truss Society; nearly all of his letters have to do with donations to the Society, and several include the exact amounts given. Another group of letters is from Mary Tanner, presumably a patient; two of these letters include prescription notes in what is presumably J. C. Taunton's hand. Also included in this archive are three of the Society's annual reports, for the years 1862-1864; a printed subscription card; and two printed invitations from the Society addressed to Walter K. Taunton. A complete calendar of the archive is included. Royal College of Surgeons, Plarr's Lives of the Fellows Online.

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        10 Bände

      unbekannt 1865 - - Gute Exemplare - Holländische Völkerkundezeitschrift. Komplett über ein Jahrzehnt Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 15000 Tjeenk Willink, Haarlem, 1865-1874. zusammen ca. 4000 S. mit zahlr. Textabb. u. Tafeln in Holzschnitt sowie zusammen ca. 500 S. Register., original rotbraune Halbleder-Einbände mit grünem Rückenschild., quart. (Kanten gering berieben/etwas stockfl./StaT.)

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        Oeuvres complètes

      - Pagnerre, Paris 1865-1873, 14x23cm, 18 volumes reliés. - Nuova edizione della traduzione Fancaise da François-Victor Hugo. Leganti metà dolore marrone cioccolato, torna con cinque nervi set con fili d'oro e ornato con gli ornamenti dorati, le date d'oro code, piatti di carta marmorizzata, guardie e contreplats di carta fatta a mano, le teste dorate, alcuni angoli utilizzati senza gravità, leganti uniformi del tempo. Piacevole Nel complesso, nonostante il fatto che alcune copie hanno versione precedente di approvazioni, splendidamente immerso in un legame divisa contemporanea. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Nouvelle édition de la traduction fançaise établie par François-Victor Hugo.  Reliures en demi chagrin marron chocolat, dos à cinq nerfs sertis de filets dorés et ornés de fleurons dorés, dates dorées en queues, plats de papier marbré, gardes et contreplats de papier à la cuve, têtes dorées, quelques coins émoussés sans gravité, reliures uniformes de l'époque.  Agréable ensemble, malgré le fait que quelques exemplaires comportent des mentions d'éditon, joliment établi dans une reliure uniforme de l'époque.

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        [EXTENSIVE ARCHIVE OF OVER TWO HUNDRED FIFTY LETTERS FROM HATTIE W. TAYLOR TO HER HUSBAND CHARLES DURING THE CIVIL WAR AND HIS SERVICE IN THE 16th CONNECTICUT INFANTRY]

      Bristol, Unionville, West Meriden, Ct, 1865. 256 letters of varying lengths, most a single sheet, with 213 envelopes. 217 letters housed in two three-ring binders, with remaining letters still folded in envelopes. Previously folded, and an occasional area of staining, but overall fine. A fascinating and comprehensive collection of over two hundred fifty Civil War-era "home front" letters from a Connecticut woman, Hattie W. Taylor, to her husband, Charles, who spent most of the conflict as a part of Company K of the 16th Connecticut Infantry in the Army of the Potomac. Taylor seems to have been well-educated, and her letters are engaging, insightful, and full of interesting information and strong opinion regarding both local and national affairs. The letters begin in June 1860, and a small portion of them relate to the period in which Taylor was engaged to Charles before they got married in the middle of 1862 and he enlisted in the Union army. She eventually resigned herself to her new husband's plans, stating in an August 9 letter that, "I am brave and stronger now.... I have placed all my trust in my Heavenly Father and I believe he will care for you.... We shall be both be better for the sacrifice made for 'our country.' You are in the right, God is with you - your course is noble, manly, heroic." The 16th Connecticut participated in the Battle of Antietam on September 16-17, 1862, and suffered heavy losses, with more than 200 men captured. On September 23, Taylor wrote to her husband that she thanked God, "That he was spared-that from out that terrible battle you came unscathed." She also mentioned that she felt, "More encouraged regarding the end of the war. President Lincoln has issued a proclamation that after the first of January all slaves are to be free - so I think we may hope that God will give us success." Another local soldier, a Captain Manross was killed at Antietam and Taylor wrote of his funeral in a September 29 letter: "Mrs. Manross is nearly crazy - God pity and help her.... Capt. B. Darrons company came out from Hartford to attend Capt. Manross' funeral-also his class from Amherst & the Free Masons. The flags were hung at half mast & a general feeling of sadness prevailed." While some in the North were opposed to Lincoln's preliminary Emancipation Proclamation and fighting a civil war to free the slaves, Hattie Taylor supported the abolitionist cause. As she wrote in a December 7, 1862, letter to her husband: "God is on the side of right and if we obey him he will deliver us. Sometimes I think we at the north are suffering full measure for all that the poor oppressed black at the south has for years suffered. I believe their day of deliverance is at hand and when that comes peace will come too. You see your little wife hasn't changed her abolition principles." By March 1863, the early optimism concerning the war had given way to pessimism and, in some quarters, anti-war activities, in Connecticut. In a March 1 letter, Taylor wrote that people "are expecting another draft and there are long faces. Patriotism seems to have gone by-people are discouraged. Secession democrats here have had and still hold their secret meetings. I wish every soul of them was down South. It is a downright shame that such things are tolerated." A week later, she was still condemning the copperheads, as well as being critical of the Union Army, writing that, "We can see no immediate prospect of peace, but these miserable 'copperheads' (I wish they were all in rebeldom) are trying their best to help the rebels as you will see by the Press I send you weekly-and our armies are doing nothing (I'm thankful the 16th Reg. are not) at present." Taylor did like Union General Benjamin Butler but had harsh words for Secretary of State Seward. In a May 20, 1863 letter she claimed, "I like such a man as Gen. Butler, when he says a thing, he will do it and he is for having this infernal (big word for me) rebellion put down at all hazards. He knows what he wants to do or what wants doing and that is more than can be said of some. I wish Mr. Seward was in Fort Lafayette or some other place, than where he is now. I guess I will stop for wishing does no good, but if I had the power he would be missing till this war was over and some other ones too." Taylor reported vigorously on local reaction to military news. On July 7, 1863, she relayed the celebration in West Meriden, Connecticut, resulting from the Union victory at Vicksburg. "This afternoon the news of the surrender of Vicksburg was received. And it has been a time of rejoicing. All the bells in town were rung, shop whistles blew, all the flags were flying and people greeted each other with smiling faces. Some swung their hats in the air, and a feeling of hope filled all hearts." Learning that the Union victory of Gettysburg was accompanied by large numbers of casualties, she expressed her views regarding the outcome of the war in a July 12 letter: "Oh! That this cruel war was ended, but the clouds are breaking - already we can see through them the blue sky of peace - yet we know there is much more to be done yet- many hard battles to be fought ere the end comes-but we have great reason to be encouraged. Oh! I do hope our rulers may see and realize that only in justice can peace come to us. When we unconditionally give freedom to every downtrodden son of Africa then I believe the starry banner of our country shall float over a land of peace - and home of the brave." In her next letter, dated July 14, Taylor mentioned the New York draft riots and again expressed her negative opinion of copperheads: "Drafting has commenced and it makes many long faces. In New York it is being resisted by a mob - several lives have been lost, buildings burned-the telegraph poles cut down-rail road torn up - Harlem river bridge burned. A regular copperhead demonstration. It is reported they are fighting there to-night. How dreadful it is, but I hope these traitors at home will be attended to in earnest." Five days later she wrote of an expected draft riot in Meriden, Connecticut, "There is every expectation of it and every night when I retire to rest I know not but before morning I shall be awakened by the cries of a mob in our streets. The loyal citizens have formed themselves into companies for the defense of our town - they drill every morning and evening and have minie' rifles." In the summer of 1864, with General Ulysses Grant's army bogged down in Virginia and suffering heavy casualties, President Lincoln was re-nominated for a second term. Despite the growing number of casualties resulting from Grant's movement against General Lee's army, Taylor felt confident in Grant's abilities, as she stated in a June 21 letter. "I think Grant is the man for whom we have so long been looking to lead the Army of the Potomac, and he will eventually take Richmond but what a sacrifice of life." Nevertheless, she still held General Benjamin Butler in high regard, especially after reading James Parton's 1864 book, General Butler in New Orleans. In an August 2 letter, she wrote that she was, "Reading Parton's 'Life of Butler' - it is very interesting. I had no idea he had done so much - he stands high here than ever in my estimation. Would that we had more like him." By early 1865, Taylor looked forward to the end of the war and the return of her husband. As she indicated in a February 4 letter, she was not favor ending the war with an unjust peace, though she did welcome the passage of the 13th Amendment by the U.S. House of Representatives on January 31: "What do you think of the present 'peace movement'? I do not like the way things are being managed - much as I desire peace, let it come on a right basis - in justice or not at all, and let the traitors suffer the penalty of their crime. But it is glory enough for one week that the amendment of the Constitution is passed and slavery is abolished from our land. Thank God for that." In a February 21 letter, Taylor cheered the retaking of Fort Sumter by Union forces and expressed hopes for severe retribution to Confederates: "The flags are all flying here to-day because our glorious banner again waves over Fort Sumter.... I wish Gen. Sherman would not leave one stone upon another in the city of Charleston - but let it be forever waste - an example to all traitors and traitorous cities." When the Confederate capital Richmond fell on April 3, 1865, Hattie joined other Northerners in celebration. She wrote to her husband on April 4 of her happiness that: "the rebel capital is taken.... So long looking for this and now it has come. I can scarcely realize it.... I saw in last night's paper that 'staid New York merchants hugged each other' and every one was almost wild with joy." A week later she celebrated General Lee's surrender to General Grant at Appomattox. "Only think of it! Richmond ours and Lee with his army surrendered! - such rejoicing was never seen before I'm sure. I was so glad I almost cried for joy - we hung out our flag... we could hear bells and gongs all around." The celebrations in the North were, of course, silenced by the assassination of Lincoln. In an April 18, 1865, letter, Taylor expressed her emotions of sadness mixed with anger: "It seems so sad to think Mr. Lincoln is dead. There is mourning everywhere -any 'copper' that dares express joy is silenced. Traitors have added the last drop to their cup of iniquity and it is running over. I hope they will receive no mercy.... It seems sad to see black crape fluttering from the door knobs all along the street. They rode a man on a rail in Chipping hill for saying he ought to have been shot four years ago." In an April 30 letter Hattie informed her husband that she sought retribution: "I hope all implicated may be brought to justice. Gens. Lee, Johnson, Breckinridge, Jeff Davis and all those leaders ought to be hanged!! They have slain their ten thousands and deluged our land in blood. Justice demands it... there is no mercy pleading for them in my heart-but justice, stern justice to traitors-and copper's too- demands a fit punishment for this treason." She was optimistic about President Andrew Johnson, especially in handling the Southern traitors. On May 9 she wrote that, "I have a great deal of confidence in President Johnson. He has a good deal of the Andrew Jackson spirit that I like to see, when rebels and traitors are concerned. Decision and justice - I hope justice will be measured out to them to the brim." Approximately a month later, Charles had mustered out of his unit and returned to Connecticut. An extensive and exhaustive collection of correspondence that provides tremendous detail of a New England home experience of the Civil War.

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        The Army & Navy Official Gazette Containing Reports of Battles; also Important Orders of the War Department, Record of Courts Martial, etc Volume II 1864-1865

      Office of F. & J. Rives, 1865, Hardcover, Book Condition: Fair Condition. 832 pages. Large book. The text block is sound but the covers are detached and worn; the spine is heavily worn. The pages are discolored; a few stained; some foxing. Includes 52 issues from July 5, 1864-June 27, 1865. Fascinating publication full of reports. the April 9, 1865 issue has a small report of the surrender by General Lee; the April 18, 1865 issue has Stanton's announcement of the assassination of President Lincoln. Includes 3 folding maps: Fort Buchanan; Fort Fisher; Sherman's March. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 4+ Pounds/Larger. Category: Military; Inventory No: 154687.

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        La Divina Commedia

      MILANO: FRANCESCO PAGNONI, 1865. Rilegato. DISCRETO. 25 34,5. 1, 2, 3 USATO

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        HEAD QUARTERS, DIST. OF TEXAS, NEW MEXICO AND ARIZONA. GENERAL ORDERS, No. 6.

      [Houston. Feb. 23, 1865]. - Broadside, 8 x 4 3/4 inches. Small, closed tear in upper margin. Minor foxing. Small institutional stamp ("withdrawn") on verso. Good. A scarce Confederate imprint, reporting the details of the attempted desertion of Private Antone Richers of Degé's Light Battery. Richers deserted on December 10, 1864 at Galveston, Texas, but his boat capsized in trying to navigate the channel, and when he was rescued he was charged with desertion and found guilty. Richers was sentenced "to be shot to death with musketry." If only he had waited it out a few more months. PARRISH & WILLINGHAM 1431.

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        SÄCHSISCHE SCHWEIZ. -, 70 mahlerische An- und Aussichten der Umgegend von Dresden in einem Kreise von sechs bis acht Meilen aufgenommen, gezeichnet und radirt von C. A. Richter, Professor, und A. Louis Richter.

      18,5 x 23 cm. Mit 70 radierten Ansichten-Tafeln, mit je 1 Textblatt mit den Bildtiteln in Deutsch und Französisch. Pp. d. Zt. mit mont. Titelblatt. Hoff-Budde 30-99 Rümann (19. Jh.) 1865 Thieme-Becker Bd. XXVIII, S. 298-300. - Erste Ausgabe, noch ohne die fortlaufende Tafelnumerierung im unteren Plattenrand. - Eine Jugendarbeit Ludwig Richters (1803 - 1884), zusammen mit seinem Vater durchgeführt. Nach Hoff-Budde stammen etwa zwei Drittel der Blätter von Ludwig Richter. Die feinen Tafeln zeigen Gesamt- und Teilansichten von Pillnitz, Schloß Lohmen, Wehlen, Rathen, Hohnstein, Schandau, Hirniskretschen, Tetschen, Pirna, Königstein, Teplitz, Aussig, Dohna, Wesenstein, Potschappel, Tharandt, Schloß Augustusburg, Chemnitz, Freiberg, Nossen, Altzelle, Kriebstein, Kohren, Waldheim, Gnandstein, Meissen, die Schlösser Siebeneichen, Hirschstein und Moritzburg, Hermsdorf, Schmeckwitz, Bautzen, Herrnhut, Zittau, Oybin und Stolpen, ferner Landschaften, Höhlen, Wasserfälle, Felsformationen und Burgruinen. Alle Blätter sind mit Spaziergängern, Jägern, Reitern, Tieren, Treidelschiffen, Fuhrwerken und des öfteren auch einem Zeichner staffagiert. - Einband berieben und bestoßen, Rücken und Ecken in Leder erneuert. Die breitrandigen Tafeln zumeist etwas gebräunt und stockfleckig, die zugleich als Deckblätter dienenden Textblätter in kleinerem Format stärker gebräunt. Das Titelblatt, das sich gedruckt nur auf dem Originalumschlag befand, hier auf dem Vorderdeckel montiert. Sachsen und Sachsen-Anhalt

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        Eigenh. Brief mit U. O. O., 18. VI. 1865.

      1865. ½ S. auf Doppelblatt. Gr.-8vo. An einen Regierungsrat: "Heute Sonntag Abend um 7 Uhr kommen Große und Bodenstedt zu mir [...] Kann ich auch von Ihnen die Ehre haben? [...]". - Ludwig Nohl war einer der meistgelesenen Musikschriftsteller seiner Zeit, trat publizistisch zeitlebens für Wagner ein und erwarb sich vor allem als Beethoven-Forscher bleibende Verdienste.

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        Our Mutual Friend

      London: Chapman and Hall, 1865. First Edition. With the half-titles & Postscript. First issue misspelling of "principal" on p. 115, vol. 2. the plates & text are entirely free from foxing Bound in two volumes - contemporary binding - lovely examples

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        Miss Mackenzie

      Chapman and Hall, London 1865 - First Edition, with half-titles. vi, 312 ; vi, 313 pp. 2 vols. 8vo. Sadleir 20 Bound in three quarters blue morocco and matching clloth sides, t.e.g. Bookplate of Joseph Spencer Graydon. Spines slightly sunned, else fine vi, 312 ; vi, 313 pp. 2 vols. 8vo [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Photographs from Sketches by Augustus Welby N. Pugin [2 volumes]

      Published by S. Ayling, London 1865 - , 500 black and white photographs of drawings by Pugin and carvings, mounted two per page with 250 in each book. Each book has a decorated title page with gilt lettering and an index to all the photos which are numbered (105/106 are incorrectly numbered 103/104 in volume I) First Edition , respined with original boards, scuffing to edges and corners, library book plate to front pastedowns, library stamps to pages, good condition , quarter black morocco with stippled green cloth boards, five raised bands to spines with gilt titles, gilt monogram to front boards , 29 cm x 21 cm Hardback ISBN: [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Poems Relating to the American Revolution

      New York: Widdleton, 1865 - Attractively bound in full red morocco with gilt decoration; top edge gilt; fine. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Elucidario das palavras, termos e frases que em Portugal antigamente se usaram e que hoje regularmente se ingoram: obra indispensavel para entender sem erro os documentos mais raros e preciosos que entre nós se conservam. Segunda ediçao. Revista, correcta, e copiosamente addicionada de novos vocabulos, observaçoes e notas criticas, com um indice remissivo

      A.J. Fernandes Lopes, Lisboa, 1865 - 2 tomos en un volumen en folio, [12]+343+[2] p+5 láminas +306+[6]+XXIV p, holandesa piel levemente rozada, nervios, tejuelo. Algunos pasajes subrayados con lápiz de color, papel algo tostado, taladro en margen inferior, sin afectar, hasta p. 20. Láminas con tipos de letra, signos, medallas, etc.; ilustraciones en el texto. 2ª edición, después de la de 1798

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        The Book of Perfumes.

      London: Chapman and Hall,, 1865. With above 250 illustrations by Bourdelin, Thomas, etc. Quarto. Original green pebble grain cloth over bevelled boards, gilt decoration to spine, gilt titles, Rimmel's armorial crest and panelling to covers, white silk moiré endpapers, decoratively gilt-gauffered edges. Text printed within floral frame on scented pink paper. Frontispiece and 12 wood-engraved plates, 1 in colour, and numerous illustrations in the text. Slight wear to extremities, occasional light foxing; an excellent copy. First edition of this historical survey of perfumes and cosmetics by the perfumer Eugène Rimmel, printed on scented rose-tinted paper, "elegantly bound and deliciously perfumed" (The Chemical News and Journal of Industrial Science, 1865, p. 250). This work includes a short summary of the methods of extracting aromas from plants, flowers, and animal products, as well as the principal ingredients in the manufacture of perfume. Rimmel known for his innovation in the field, creating the first "factory-made, non-toxic mascara" and inventing "the 'perfume vaporiser', which he exhibited at the 1862 International Exhibition in South Kensington: a piece of apparatus for diffusing the fragrance of flowers and purifying the atmosphere, it was used on Queen Victoria's yacht as well as at public banquets and in ballrooms, theatres, and sickrooms" (ODNB). "Agreeing with Rousseau that the sense of smell is the sense of imagination, Rimmell claimed that pleasant perfumes exercise a cheering influence on the mind, and refresh the memory, recalling scenes from past life" (ibid.). A work that "not only furnishes food for the mind, but gratifies the eyes and olfactory senses by its beauty and fragrance. Seldom have sense and scents been so happily blended" (The Sporting Review, 1865, p. 471).

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        Deutschland. Nebst theilen der Angrenzenden Länder bis Strassburg, Luxemburg, Kopenhagen, Krakau, Lemberg, Ofen-Pesth, Pola, Fiume. Zweiter Theil: Mittel und Nord Deutschland.

      Karl Baedeker Leipzig 1865 - Twelfth edition, viii, 288pp, 28 maps and plans, heavy pencilling on preliminary pages, restored preserving most of the publisher's red cloth gilt, good firm copy. This series was published from 1851-1887 and town plans include Danzig, Berlin and Dresden. Endpapers dated "Juli 1865". Hinrichsen D103 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Il Governo rappresentativo.

      Turin: Tipografia della Rivista dei Comuni Italiani,, 1865. Traduzione fatta sull'ultima edizione Inglese da F. P. Fenili. First edition in Italian of Mill's Considerations on Representative Government. 'In his major work on political institutions, Considerations on Representative Government, the decline of individuality and the growing power of mass opinions are major reasons for Mill's advocacy of a number of reforms to protect minorities and to ensure that the influence exerted by educated minds on government is greater than that to which their numerical strength entitles them. But it is a wide-ranging book, and its interest lies as much in the discussion of general principles as in the particular recommendations regarding the ballot, proportional representation, and plural voting, not to mention the treatment of local government, federalism, and nationality' (IESS).

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        THE AMERICAN ANNUAL CYCLOPAEDIA AND REGISTER OF IMPORTANT EVENTS 1861-1866 (6 VOLUMES)

      New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1865. Half Leather. Very Good binding. The first six years of this Cyclopaedia, covering the entirety of the Civil War and, of course, many other events. Handsomely bound in tan half-calf over marbled boards with raised bands, decorations in gold, and morocco labels. The New York Times reviewed the Cyclopaedia in 1864, noting that "whatever the occurence sought for--it at all likely to interest futurity, or have any bearing upon the great social and political interests that govern--[Appleton's Annual Cyclopaedia] will be found to furnish an account of it, under the year in which it happened, sufficiently full and minute for all general purposes" [New York Times, August 15, 1864]. A handsome set. Very Good binding.

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        THE AMERICAN ANNUAL CYCLOPAEDIA AND REGISTER OF IMPORTANT EVENTS. 1861-1866. (6 VOLUMES)

      D. Appleton & Company, New York 1865 - The first six years of this Cyclopaedia, covering the entirety of the Civil War and, of course, many other events. Handsomely bound in tan half-calf over marbled boards with raised bands, decorations in gold, and morocco labels. The New York Times reviewed the Cyclopaedia in 1864, noting that "whatever the occurence sought for--it at all likely to interest futurity, or have any bearing upon the great social and political interests that govern--[Appleton's Annual Cyclopaedia] will be found to furnish an account of it, under the year in which it happened, sufficiently full and minute for all general purposes" [New York Times, August 15, 1864]. A handsome set. Very Good binding. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        French Military Marching Band Giberne with French Music Sheets

      Germany, France, circa 1865-1870. Nineteenth century musician's leather pouch (French giberne) containing an albumen cabinet card photograph of the younger Gebrüder Müller (Müller Brothers) string quartet, and some printed music sheets. This is an eclectic mini archive of comprising the following items: One original albumen cabinet card photograph of the younger Gebrüder Müller (Müller Brothers) string quartet, taken by photographer F. Lanitzky in Berlin. Photographer's name and address printed in in gilt to front. Card measures approximately 10,5 x 17,5 cm. Photograph measures approximately 10 x 13,5 cm. Very rare. The group formed in 1855 and performed until 1873. The brothers were Karl Müller-Berghaus (1829- 1907) on the 1st violin, also a conductor and composer; Hugo Müller (1832-1886) on the 2nd violin; Bernhard Müller (1825-1895) on the viola; and Wilhelm Müller (1834-1897) on the cello. The four musicians of the younger Müller Brothers were all sons of Karl Friedrich Müller, who was a member of the senior quartet of the same name, which was active from. Their father was first violin in the senior quartet and was also concertmaster to the Duke of Brunswick, Ägidius Christoph Müller (1765-1841) for whom they performed under an agreement of strict exclusivity until 1830 before performing publicly. Eight printed music sheets for works of French composers, each sheet providing the notes for a specific instrument, including the clarinet, the bugle, and the tenor saxophone. Some of the musical pieces are for "Souvenir d'Haydn" by J. B. Maillochaud, "Le Val Joyeux" by J. Egal, and "Marche Francaise, Le Pere La Victoire" by Louis Ganne." Six music sheets are single leafs printed recto only; two are mounted recto and verso to a cardstock. These musical documents measure approximately 17 x 12 cm, with one being larger. One original French giberne (a leather shoulder bag used in the French military) made prior to the Great War. This case, with its pouch adorned with fine brass motifs of musical instruments, was issued to an Officer of the French military marching band. Made of black leather, with adjustable shoulder strap, brass embellishments, a wrap-around leather closure at the bottom, it was cleverly designed for durability with wooden reinforcement to the interior. Gold ornamentation on a giberne was reserved for officers, while silver was used for the sub-officers. The bag measures approximately 22 x 15 x 4,5 cm.

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        La Mode Illustree : Journal de la Famille 1865

      Paris: A la Librairie de Firmin Didot Freres, Fils et Cie. 1865. Complete year for 1865. 52 weekly issues bound in one. Quarter maroon morocco over red boards. Gilt lettering to spine. Small gilt owner's name to front board. Marbled endpapers. Board edges very rubbed and boards marked. With 52 full-page hand-coloured plates. All plates complete. Numerous b&w illustrations throughout. A few sections loose. Lower half of first page of issue of 12th February excised. Hinges split but binding firm. Text in French language. . Very Good. 1/4 Morocco. 1865. Folio.

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        Miss Mackenzie

      London: Chapman and Hall, 1865. First Edition, with half-titles. vi, 312 ; vi, 313 pp. 2 vols. 8vo. Bound in three quarters blue morocco and matching clloth sides, t.e.g. Bookplate of Joseph Spencer Graydon. Spines slightly sunned, else fine. First Edition, with half-titles. vi, 312 ; vi, 313 pp. 2 vols. 8vo. Sadleir 20

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        Documents attesting to the service of the Maryland slave, Algy Stanley, in the 7th United States Colored Infantry

      Maryland and Virginia, 1865. Very good. This document group include Private Stanley's discharge from Company F, 7th Regiment, U. S. Colored Troops Volunteers, a power of attorney with which Stanley appointed a lawyer to act on his behalf to secure his enlistment and discharge bounties, and the receipt for the payment of those bounties. One of the documets is franked with a 2-cent orange Internal Revene stamp (Scot #R15), and another is franked with a pair of 25-cent orange Power of Attorney revenue stamps (Scott #R48). The documents are in good shape; worn at the edges. The upper left hand corner of all three have been glued together. Although Maryland was a slave state, it never seceeded from the Union, so its slaves were not freed with the Emancipation Proclamation. The could instead, however, earn their freedom by enlisting in the Army with or without their masters consent. In September of 1863, the War Department authorized Colonel William Birney to raise an an infantry regiment, the 7th Regiment of United States Colored Troops, from the slaves an free blacks of Maryland. Men who enlisted were to receive a bounty of $50 for signing up, and if they completed their tour sucessfully, they were to receive an additional discharge bonus of $50. To make the loss of a slave more palatable, slave owner's who could prove their ownership of an enlistee were also entitle to a $100 bounty. Stanley was the property of Thomas J. Lecompte when he enlisted on 27 September 1863. Initially the regiment was sent to Florida and South Carolina where its daily routine of garrison, guard, and labor duties was occassional interupted with a skirmish or two. in Florida and South Carolina. However in August of 1864, the 7th moved into central Virginia and served in the seige operations against Petersburg and Richmond. Stanley was wounded on August 25th during this campaign and subsequently hospitalized at Fortress Monroe where he mostly remained until discharged in 1865. In addition to the the three original documents in the grouping, I've included photostat excerpts from Stanley's official Army record as well as Lecompte's Evidence of Title and ownership statement documenting that Stanley was his property at the time of enlistement. Colored Troops discharges are relatively uncommon, however they turn up regulary at auction. Almost all, however are for African-Americans who were free men before the war began or who were freed as the result of the Emancipation Proclamation. Documents for actual slaves who enlisted from the slave states that remained in the Union (Maryland, Kentucky, and Missouri) are very scarce. As of 2017, there are none for sale in the trade and no auction records at OCLC or the Rare Book Hub. Although there are no similar institutional records per OCLC, OCLC does identify "one certificate . . . freeing a slave and his family as a reward for his service in the Confederate army.," which is located at the New York Historical Society.

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        Portal of Dolmabahce Palace, Istanbul.

      c. 1865 - Collection of three albumen prints. Credit, title and number in negative, pasted on original thin card. Dimensions: from 220 x 27 cm to 6.5 x 34.5 cm.

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        Our Mutual Friend

      Chapman and Hall, London 1865 - 320 & 309 PAGES. 22.5 X 15 CM. 40 engraved plates, illustrated by Marcus Stone. The title to the book was selected four years before the issue, but Dickens' effort to keep "All The Year Round" afloat, and his illnesses compelled him to write at a diminished speed. It became clear that Dickens was moving gradually downward. The astonishing fact remained that he did so well with some of the characterizations." [see: ECKEL p.94]. HATTON & CLEAVER pp. 345-370. Bound by Baynton, raised bands, spine panels richly gilt in floral motifs, triple gilt cover fillets, inner dentelles, marbled endpapers, front cover rehinged. Full brown morocco, three dark brown gilt lettered spine labels. Near fine in near fine custom beige cloth slipcase. 2 Vols. in one [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Chronica da Companhia de Jesu do Estado do Brasil e do que obraram seus filhos n'esta parte do Novo Mundo. Em que se trata da entrada da Companhia de Jesu nas partes do Brasil, dos fundamentos que n'ellas lançaram e continuaram seus religiosos, e algumas noticias antecedentes, curiosas e necessarias das cousas d'aquelle Estado . Segunda Edição [sic] Correcta e augmentada.

      Lisbon, Em Casa do Editor A.J. Fernandes Lopes, 1865. - 2 volumes. 8°, uniform modern half calf over marbled boards, smooth spines with two maroon lettering pieces (author on first, title and volume on second). Scattered light foxing. Uncut and unopened. Overall in very good to fine condition. clvi, 200 pp.; 339 pp., (2 ll.). *** Third edition of this "fundamental book concerning the history of Brazil" (Borba de Moraes), covering the years 1549 to 1570. This edition was published by Innocêncio da Silva because the first edition (Lisbon, 1663) was extremely rare and virtually unobtainable, and because he considered the Chronica to be one of the most notable and esteemed works of its genre. Innocêncio's edition includes the "Poema em louvor da Virgem" by Anchieta (which had also appeared in the first edition), an appendix with seven letters by Nobrega that are reproduced from the Revista do Instituto Historico e Geografico Brasileiro, and a 20-page index. A second edition of the Chronica, edited by Joaquim Caetano Fernandes Pinheiro and published in Rio de Janeiro, 1864, did not include Anchieta's poem.Vasconcellos (1597-1671), a native of Porto, grew up in Brazil and entered the Jesuit order at Bahia in 1616. He accompanied Antonio Vieira to Lisbon in 1641 and served as Jesuit Provincial in Brazil, which gave him access to a great deal of primary material. He died in Rio de Janeiro.*** Borba de Moraes (1983) II, 890. Innocêncio XIX, 234. Berger, Bibliografia do Rio de Janeiro (1980) p. 451. Leite IX, 176. Rodrigues 2459. Welsh 3721. Porbase locates copies at the Biblioteca Nacional de Portugal (seven copies), Biblioteca João Paulo II-Universidade Católica Portuguesa (five copies), and Arquivo Nacional Torre do Tombo (one copy). Copac locates a copy each at Oxford University, King's College London, Cambridge University and Liverpool University. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Folge von 12 erotischen Radierungen [= alles] zu "Le diable au corps".

      [Um 1865]. - 10 x 6,7 cm (Grösse der Radierungen). 12 feine Blätter mit Orig.-Radierungen, gedruckt im grossen Format auf China (Blattgrösse 23,5 x 18 cm). Mod. Pappmappe. Diese eindeutig erotische Folge schuf Rops für die Poulet-Malassis Ausgabe von "Le Diable au corps" 1865. Offenbar wurde diese Folge von Radierungen aber nicht zusammen mit dieser Ausgabe verkauft, sondern konnte nur separat dazu erworden werden. Der Verleger Vital Puissant brachte 1872 eine weitere Ausgabe von Nerciats "Le Diable au corps" heraus. Die komplette Folge gehört zu den rarsten Werken von Rops. Hier im grossen Format auf China. Ränder der Tafeln mit Läsuren. Teils blass braunfleckig. Rouir, Rops, Catalogue raisonné, T. 3, p. 698. Dutel A274 ("Il existe qqs. ex. sur Chine"). Pia 318. Vgl. Simonson, Rops 1990, 25. Galitzin 496 "Edition très rare"). Nicht bei Oberlé, Poulet-Malassis. ------------- English description available on request. Traduction française sur demande.

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        La Divina Commedia

      FRANCESCO PAGNONI, 1865. ITALIANO 6,5 La Commedia di Dante Allighieri con ragionamenti e note di Niccolo Tommaséo è una ristampa dell' opera, in tre volumi rilegati in pelle con titoli ai dorsi, tagli decorati con motivi floreali a colori, e riccamente illustrata con stampe, protette da velina, con ritratto di Dante Alighieri eseguito sopra Giotto, Nello Fiorentino e Pietro Lombardo dal distinto Faruffini Federico; presenti segni del tempo e di usura soprattutto nelle copertine consumate ai margini e molto consumate ai dorsi, fioritura sparsa e veline molto imbrunite, il testo è ben leggibile USATO

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        3 eigenh. Briefe m. Unterschrift.

      Purkersdorf u.a., 1865-71. - Die Trauzeugin und Freundin von Königin Victoria heiratete 1845 den Diplomaten Baron John Bloomfield, der 1861 britischer Botschafter in Österreich wurde und mit dem sie von 1861-1871 in Purkersdorf bei Wien lebte. - Lady Bloomfield veröffentlichte u.a. das zweibändige Werk „Reminiscences of Court and Diplomatic Life" (London, 1883), in dem sie ihr Leben als Hofdame und Frau eines hochrangigen Diplomaten schildert. - Der Empfänger der auf Französisch abgefassten Briefe ist Jacques (Jacob) Mislin (1807-1878). Der aus ärmlichen Verhältnissen stammende Mislin konnte dank seines Onkels an der berühmten Lehranstalt von Porrentruy im Schweizer Kanton Bern studieren, wo er nicht viel später auch selbst unterrichten sollte. Der 1830 zum Priester geweihte kath. Theologe wurde 1836 auf Vermittlung des Grafen von Bombelle an den Wiener Hof berufen, wo er einer der Lehrer der Söhne von Erzherzog Franz Karl und Erzherzogin Sophie wurde und damit sowohl den zukünftigen Kaiser Franz Joseph wie auch Erzherzog Ferdinand Maximilian (später Kaiser Max von Mexiko) unterrichtete (u.a. auch in Erdkunde). Vor der Revolution von 1848 unternahm Mislin eine Pilgerreise von Wien über Budapest und Konstantinopel nach Jersusalem. Der danach erschienene Reisebericht wurde in mehrere Sprachen übersetzt und mehrfach nachgedruckt. In den folgenden Jahren leitete er die Bibliothek am Hof der Herzogin von Parma, Erzherzogin Marie Louise, wurde zum Abt von St. Maria von Deg (Ungarn), geheimer Kämmerer u. Hausprälat Papst Pius' XI., Apostolischer Pronotar, Kanoniker der Kathedrale von Großwardein, Träger zahlr. Orden (u.a. von Spanien, Parma u. des Ritterordens vom Heiligen Grab zu Jerusalem) sowie Mitglied zahlr. Akademien. Der Verfasser zahlr. Publikationen und Vertraute des belgischen Königs und des Grafen von Chambord blieb nach der Rückkehr von seiner Pilgerreise in Wien, wo er weiterhin in persönlichem Kontakt mit dem Kaiserhaus stand. - In einem numerierten, von Mislin eigenh. beschrifteten Papierumschlag. - Sprache: Französisch Gewicht in Gramm: 500 Zus. 6 S. auf Briefpapier mit dem blindgepr. gekrönten Monogramm, Kl.-8°. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Gesamtansicht ('Osnabrück').

      - gouachierte u. eiweißgehöhte Lithographie v. Gustav Frank b. H. Arnold in Leipzig, um 1865, 33,5 x 60,5 Gustav Frank (1819 Stralsund - 1886 Dessau) war Landschaftsmaler, Zeichner u. Lithograph. - Er lebte in Dessau. Von ihm sind über 90 lithographierte großformatige Ansichten bekannt die er zwischen 1852-1880 fertigte. - Mitte der 60er Jahre erfolgte eine Zusammenarbeit mit dem aus Dessau stammenden Zeichner u. Lithographen Carl Frühsorge (1840 - 1906).

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        Panorama di Pisa.

      Napoli, ca. 1865. Original photograph, albumen print, 18,1 x 24 cm, photograph no 3879. KEYWORDS:italy/pisa/photo

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        Our Mutual Friend

      With illustrations by Marcus Stone. First edition, in two volumes. 8vo. Original purplish-brown sand-grain cloth, stamped in blind, spine decoratively stamped and lettered in gilt. London, Chapman and Hall.

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