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        The Play Ground; or, Out-Door Games for Boys. A Book of Healthy Recreations for Youth. Containing Upwards of A Hundred Amusements; and Full instructions in Archery, Cricket, Croquet and Base Ball

      Dick & Fitzgerald, New York 1866 - 120 pp. + 18 pp. ads at rear. Cloth backed color pictorial boards. Previous owners signature on front free endpaper. Contains directions, illustrations, and diagrams for a profusion of pastimes and sports, including baseball, football, climbing trees, marbles, croquet, snow-balls, Spanish fly, golf, skittles, etc. Moderate soiling and wear.

      [Bookseller: Wootton's Books]
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        Croquet: Its Implements And Laws

      Horace Cox / "Field" office 1866 - A code of 12 numbered laws with lettered sub-clauses, which came to be called the 'Field code'. Paperback. 1st edition. 12mo. 16pp. diagrams and illustrations in-text throughout. Internally very good, clean and bright though top edge and edges of title page a little rubbed and browned. The whole volume has been folded vertically at some stage and retains a very loose crease throughout. In original printed green paper wraps. Publisher's adverts to inside front and inside rear and rear covers. A little rubbed and mildly chipped but overall very good. Spine edge repaired with gauze tape. [Drazin, A30(a)]

      [Bookseller: Sportspages]
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        Croquet: The Laws and Regulations of the Game, with a Description of the Implements Etc. Tc

      London Jaques & Son 1866. G : in Good condition. Rebacked with with original cover laid on with later eps New Edition Green hardback cloth cover 210mm x 140mm (8" x 6"). 48pp. Illustrated with diagrams and engravings.

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        Croquet: The Laws And Regulations Of The Game, With A Description Of The Implements, Etc. Etc.

      Jaques 1866 - A detailed guide to the implements, laws and ground lay out used in croquet. Jacques was a major London dealer in all things croquet and the last ten pages are given over to advertising his wares. Second edition. 8vo. 48pp. Engraved frontispiece, 2 full-page illustrations, others in the text. Original racing green sand-grained cloth with gilt vignette of lady croquet player "taking croquet" to front. Cloth rubbed, spine repaired with tape.

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        Histoire de la Révolution de 1848.

      Pagnerre., Paris 1866 - GARNIER-PAGES.Histoire de la Révolution de 1848.Paris. Pagnerre. 1866.9 Volumes in-8 ( 23 / 14,5 cm ) demi basane rouge. Titre et tomaison dorés sur dos lisse orné de filets dorés en place des nerfs. Ex-libris doré en queue ( C. Belle-Vue ).Tome I. 395 pages.Portrait de l'auteur en frontispice.Chute de la Royauté.Tome II. 396 pages.24 Février 1848.Tome III. 411 pages.Gouvernement provisoire. I.Tome IV. 396 pages.Gouvernement provisoire. II.Tome V. 396 pages.Gouvernement provisoire. III.Tome VI. 500 pages.Europe. I. Italie.Tome VII. 400 pages.Europe. II. Tome VIII. 408 pages.Europe III.Tome IX. 396 pages.Comission exécutive. Histoire

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        TRAVELLING SKETCHES. Reprinted from the Pall Mall Gazette

      Chapman and Hall.London.,1866. FIRST EDITION in bookform.Bright clean,unread copy.Gatherings unopened.Bound without the publishers adverts found in some copies.Near fine copy in publishers red cloth,front board lettered in gilt.Two gilt ruled lines to spine.Some light fading and spotting to cloth but overall in very good clean condition.:

      [Bookseller: Paul Foster Books]
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        INSTRUMENTA ECLLESIASTICA, CHOIX D'OBJETS D'ART RELIGIEUX DU MOYEN-AGE ET DE LA RENAISSANCE, EXPOSES A MALINES EN SEPT. 1864

      Simonau & Toovey, Bruxelles 1866 - RO40129518: Env. 250 pages. Illustré de nombreuses photo-gravures en noir et blanc sur planches hors texte. Auteur et titre dorés sur le dos. Dos frotté. Forte épidermure de 10/3 cm sur le mors droit. 57 planches photolithographiques (procédé W. Toovey). Avec texte descriptif par W.H.J. Weale. Clichés de J. Maes. Diptyque en ivoire, Saint-Martin de Genoels-Elderen (Limbourg). Plaque en ivoire, Notre-Dame de Tongres (Limbourg). Diptyque en ivoire, Cathédrale Dotre-Dame de Tournai. Reliquaire-Ostensoir, Saint-Martin, Hal. Reliquaire-ostensoir, Sainte-Gertrude, Nivelles. Lutrin-Aigle, Saint-Martin, Hal. Lutrin-Pélican, Saint-Martin, Hal. Chandelier Pascal, Postel, etc. In-Folio Relié demi-cuir. Etat d'usage. Couv. légèrement passée. Dos à nerfs. Quelques rousseurs Classification Dewey : 739-Art du métal [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Illustrations of the Manners Customs and Condition of the North American Indians; 2 volumes

      Henry G. Bohn, London 1866 - 2 vol; 264 + 265 pp. 4to (small). Half leather over marbled boards. Raised bands to spines. Ex-museum library , with very few markings. Nice and tight. Illustrated with 360 of Catlin's famous b/w engravings. Includes 3 maps, 1 folding. Light wear to boards. Wear to leather, bumping w/ board exposure to corners, peeled/rough spots to leather. 4" long peeled spot to vol. II front board. Light soiling to ep's and some pages. Full title: "Illustrations of the Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians; 2 volumes." [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Cellar Stories Bookstore]
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        Catalogue of the Surgical Section of the United States Army Medical Museum. [bound with] Catalogue of the Medical Section [bound with] Catalogue of the Microscopical Section

      Washington: Government Printing Office. G : in Good condition. Cover rubbed with corner and outer joint wear. Text block firm. Some damp staining to fore edge from page 519 onwards with some impact on text mainly in the Microscopical section. 1866. First Edition. Half leather black board cover. 310mm x 230mm (12" x 9"). 664pp; 136pp; 161pp. Plates and line drawings. Catalogue of the Medical and the Microscopical sections published in 1867. Prepared under the Direction of the Surgeon General U.S. Army. .

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        Storia d'Italia dal 1850 al 1866 continuata da quella di Giuseppe La Farina

      Guigoni,, Milano, 1866 - Quattro volumi di cm. 23, pp. 1013 (3); 1499 (5); 704; 1004. Con 3 carte geografiche (raffiguranti l'Italia e la Corsica) e 9 piani di battaglie risorgimentali su 8 tavole (Ancona, Volturno, Milazzo, Gaeta, Montebello, Palestro, Magenta, Solferino e Castelfidardo). Il tutto in litografia su tavole ripiegate fuori testo (alcune di grandi dimensioni). Solida ed elegante legatura coeva in mezza pelle verde, dorsi lisci con titoli e filetti in oro. Qualche rada fioritura, peraltro esemplare genuino e ben conservato. Iccu cita un'ulteriore tavola all'ultimo volume, qui non presente. Esemplare proveniente dalla collezione dello storico bolognese Ugo Lenzi, di cui appare il timbro di possesso. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Benacense]
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        The American Conflict: A History Of The Great Rebellion In The United States of America, 1860-'64(5). It' s Causes, Incidents And Results: Intended To Exhibit Especially Its Moral And Political Phases, With The Drift And Progress Of American Opinion Respecting Human Slavery From 1776 To The Close Of The War For The Union. Both Volumes Complete.

      O. D. Case & Co., Hartford. 1864 & 1866 - Complete restoration by a professional bookbinder. One-half new leather spine (natural leather) with raised bands (4) with gold titles on black. The rest of the restoration is using the original natural leather boards and endpapers. A very early history of events leading up to the U. S. Civil War written by Horace Greeley (1811-1872), founder of the New York Tribune newspaper and presidential candidate in the election of 1872. Greeley died before the electoral votes were counted - not knowing he had lost in a landslide. Greeley was not a friend of Grant or Lincoln but opposed slavery and supported the cause of the American Civil War. Out of this grew his book -The American Conflict - which is a history of events leading up to the Civil War as well as a history of the war itself from the side of the Union point of view. Volume I (1864) is a First Edition and has 648 pages plus many maps and illustrations. Volume II (1866) has 782 pages, also, with a multitude of illustrations and maps. Both volumes of this important early work of the Civil War are in Very Good condition. Rare in this condition. Volume I (1864) First Edition. Vol. II (1866). Book condition: Very Good. No dust jacket. Binding is: Hardcover. Each Volume 7 in. x 9 3/4 in. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quinn & Davis Booksellers]
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        COURS COMPLET DE FABRIQUE POUR LES ÉTOFFES DE SOIE. 2 VOLS.

      Louis Perrin, Lyon 1866 - 2 vols. 240pp + 52 planches. 31 x 46cm. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: LLIBRERIA KEPOS-CANUDA]
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        Industritställningen i Stockholm 1866 / Industrial exhibition in Stockholm 1866]

      [1866] 1866 - Overzized albumen photo mounted on card board. Photo 43 x 34,5 cm. Card board 55,5 x 44 cm. The photo shows the main hall of the exhibition with "Molins fontän", here still in plaster. It was later iron cast and placed roughly at the same spot in Kungsträdgården. The photo might have been published by the firm Eurenius & Quist who was the official photographers of the exhibition. The firm issued several very large photos of the event. It might also be by Johannes Jaeger who executed a famous photo of the opening ceremony. Often called Sweden s first press photo, since a copy was delivered to the king within a couple of hours. Again it might be by someone else. You can see people sitting at the benches, some of them transparent since they were moving when the photo was exposed. Such a large photo required a long exposure time. Across the hall you can see a sign for the norwegian section of the exhibition. At the front is a sign with the company name "Bing & Gröndahl". A scarce photo in a very large format. The glass negative must have been quite a challenge to handle. A repaired tear in the lower left corner of the photo. Some dirt, foxing and creases to the card board. Some dirt to the verso. The photo with nice tonal range.

      [Bookseller: Hammarlunds Antikvariat]
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        Hirschberg und das Riesengebirge aufgenommen unterhalb der goldenen Aussicht. [Jelenia Gora]

      Schmiedeberg, E.W. Knippel, um 1866.. Altkolorierte Lithografie nvon und nach E.W. Knippel, Bildausschnitt 26 x 41,5 cm, Blattgr. 37 x 47 cm.. Nicht bei Timann/Kott, Von Stettin bis Breslau. Sehr dekorative und großformatige Ansicht von Hirschberg/Jelenia Gora, im Vordergrund ein Bauer mit seiner Frau bei der Feldarbeit, rechts ein Zug der Schlesischen Gebirgsbahn (die Strecke bis Hirschberg wurde am 20. August 1866 eröffnet), links die Stadt, im Hintergrund das Riesengebirge, wohl anlässlich der Eröffnung der Eisenbahn gedruckt; bis an den Bildrand beschnitten, alt auf Buntpapier geklebt und handschriftlich betitelt, 2 Knicke im Rand des Buntpapiers, im Himmel etwas berieben, sonst von sehr guter Erhaltung.

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        Adventures in the Far Interior of South Africa including a Journey to Lake Ngami and Rambles in Honduras. To which is appended a Short Treatise on the Best Mode of Skinning and Preserving Birds, Animals, &c.; Also Receipts for Making Preservatives

      George Routledge and Sons, London 1866 - London: George Routledge and Sons, 1866. First edition. vii,[i],282,[ii]pp. Frontispiece and 18 full-page plates from wood engravings. Occasional spotting, especially to one plate which has been off-set, possibly by a fern frond. A very good copy, lately handsomely rebound in green quarter-calf, contrasting label (reading "Leyland's Adventures in South Africa"), marbled boards. Author's inked presentation inscription to fly-leaf. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: JAMES HAWKES]
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        Pferdegruppe. Kolorierte Aquatintaradierung auf aufgewalztem Chinapapier.

      London, Moore, McQueen, 1866,. Darstellungsgröße 46 x 68 cm. Unter Passepartout gerahmt (Rahmengröße 78 x 98 cm).. Thieme-Becker XXX/408 u. II, 493. - Im Rande gebräunt. Rahmen etw. bestoßen.

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        The Canadian Handbook and Tourist's Guide Giving a Description of Canadian Lake and River Scenery and Places of Historical Interest with the Best Spots for Fishing and Shooting

      Montreal: M. Longmoor & Co 1866, 1st Edition. (Hardcover) 196pp. + [22]pp. (ads printed in blue and dated 1st May, 1866). Very good. Small octavo in original blindstamped brown cloth and yellow endpapers with 10 tipped in photos. The second edition has 2 fewer tipped-in photos. Scarce. Gernsheim 317; TPL 4536. All of the albumen images are by the Notman firm..

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        Descripção e Roteiro da Costa Occidental de África desde o Cabo Espartel até o das Águas. [Tomo I & Tomo II. COMPLETO DE MAPAS, 10 EN CADA TOMO]

      Lisboa : Imprensa Nacional 1866 - ~ 2 vol. ~ Ornado com 20 mapas distribuídos no final dos dois tomos ~ MAPAS: I. Costa de Marrocos. II; Costa de Marrocos de C. Cantim a C. Bojador; III. Costa de Sahara; IV. Costa de Senegambia; V. Costa de Guiné de Cabo Verde; VI: Costa de Guiné de Cabo Verde; VII: Costa da Serra Leôa; VIII: Costa da Malagueta ou de Libéria; IX: Costas de Marfim e dos Quaquaas. X: Costa da Mina; XI: Costa de Benim; XII: Costa do Calabar; XIII: Costa do Gabão; XIV: Costa do Loango; XV: Costas do Congo e Angola; XVI-1ª: Costas de Benguela e Mossamedes; XVI-2ª: Costa de Benguela e Mossamedes; XVII: Costa da Cimbebasia; XVIII: Costa dos Hottentotes; XIX: Costa do Cabo de Boa Esperança ~ Meia de pele contemporânea, título dourado nas lombadas ~ 362+[1]p; 444+[1]p ~ 23x16x6cm. ~ Leves manchas de água no canto inferior de umas poucas folhas do primeiro tomo. Assinatura de "D. Pedro de Lancastre" na página de dedicatória do 1º tomo e rosto do 2º tomo, repetida na primeira página do texto com data 20/1/84 ~ Heavy item, circa 2.0 Kg. Extra postage costs may apply (please ask for quotation before ordering, clicking on the "Ask Bookseller a Question" button to be found below) ~ LANGUAGE: Português / Additional images available/ [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Neue Missionsreisen in Süd - Afrika unternommen im Auftrage der englischen Regierung. Forschungen am Zambesi und seinen Nebenflüssen nebst Entdeckung der Seen Shirwa und Nyassa in den Jahren 1858 bis 1864.

      Costenoble,, Jena, 1866 - 2 Bde. in 1 Band. Jena, Costenoble, 1866. 8°. VII, 353, XXII, 346 S. mit 1 Karte und 40 Illustrationen in Holzschnitt. Halbleder - Einband auf 4 Bünden mit goldgepr. RTitel, Lederecken, in gutem Zustand. (s. Foto). Sprache: de Halbleder - Einband auf 4 Bünden mit goldgepr. RTitel, Lederecken, [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Silvia Forster]
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        Journal of The Franklin Institute (1866-1879)

      Philadelphia: The Franklin Institute, at their Hall. (1866-1879). First. Periodical magazine. 27 Volumes. Octavos. Illustrated with engraved and lithographic plates and maps, many folding. A consecutive run of volumes 82-108 (July-December 1866, January-December 1879) of The Journal of The Franklin Institute, an important scientific journal established in 1826 to document scientific, engineering, and technological achievements throughout the nation, and to publish descriptions of American patented inventions. Ex-library set with bookplates or small ink stamps on the front pastedowns, most volumes in contemporary half morocco and marbled paper boards, six rebound in full beige linen cloth, and the first volume (v.82) is unbound with all six issues in the original printed wrappers. Many of the half morocco volumes have detached boards and scattered tears, else overall a good set. Founded by Thomas P. Jones in 1826, it became the most important journal devoted to the development of inventive talent in the United States. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

      London, Macmillan and Co.,, 1866. Octavo. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in full red morocco, titles to spine gilt on green morocco lables, double rule, Alice and the Cheshire Cat motifs to boards gilt, raised bands, flower patterned inner dentelles, patterned endpapers, all edges gilt. Illustrated by John Tenniel. The occasional light blemish, an excellent copy in a fine binding. First London edition.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Sport and Sportsmen: a Book of Recollections

      Hurst and Blackett, London 1866 - Octavo, frontispiece and illustrated title- page; a very good copy in contemporary half calf and marbled boards. First edition of a scarce collection of sporting memoirs, mainly set in England, Wales and the Scottish Highlands. However Stretton had been to the Victorian diggings in the 1850s, and his long final chapter gives a wonderful 60-page reminiscence of a kangaroo hunting expedition outside Melbourne with "King Tom" of the Yarra Yarra tribe in 1852. "Two Days with a Native Chief" is in fact quite a remarkable memoir for its period, showing considerable understanding not only of the skills of the Aboriginal people, but also some knowledge of and sympathy for the hardships endured by them throughout the period of white settlement. It is also a ripping yarn of exotic hunting. This title is not recorded by Ferguson, though he does note the same author's Memoirs of a chequered life (London, 1862). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Ti-Ping Tien-Kwoh: The History of the Ti-Ping Revolution, Including a Narrative of the Author's Personal Adventures. 2 Volumes

      London: Day & Son Ltd, 1866 - First edition, first printing. 2 volumes complete. 26.7*18*7cm, wt:2.1kg. xx+viii+842p. New endpapers, right corner of title page and a few other pages with blind stamp, otherwise a fine set. ALL pages, plates and illustrations complete. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        TI-PING TIEN-KWOH The History of the Ti-Ping Revolution, including a Narrative of the Author's Personal Adventures.

      London Day & Son Ltd 1866 - 2 volumes, complete set, FIRST EDITION, 1866, tall 8vos, approximately 265 x 170 mm, 10½ x 6¾ inches, 21 plates and maps, 19 lithographed plates of which 11 are tinted (1 folding) and 8 are coloured, 9 text illustrations, plus 2 folding partially coloured maps (as required by plate lists), pages: xvii, (3), 424; vii, (1), 425-842, (2), complete with all pages, plates and illustrations, original publisher's maroon pictorial cloth covers with blind stamped borders, gilt illustration in the centre of the upper covers, rebacked in morocco with blind rules, raised bands and gilt lettering, new endpapers. Covers lightly rubbed, corners very slightly worn, 90 mm (3½") closed tear to edge of title page in Volume 1, just catching text but very neatly repaired without loss, title page in Volume II faintly browned, small piece missing from 1 lower margin corner, 1 colour plate shows offsetting from facing text, tiny blind library stamp in 1 upper margin. A very good clean tight set. The Taiping Rebellion was a widespread civil war in southern China from 1850 to 1864, led against the authorities by heterodox Christian convert Hong Xiuquan, who having received visions, maintained that he was the younger brother of Jesus Christ. Lindley (1840-1873) had been an Honorary officer in Chung-Wang's guards, a special agent of the Ti-Ping General-in-Chief, and a commander of the "Loyal and Faithful Auxiliary Legion" (title page). He was a Royal Navy officer who, along with his wife Mary, joined the 1860 Taiping reform movement in China. He trained Taiping soldiers using modern techniques. This work is not listed in Cordier, Bibliotheca Sinica or Lowendahl. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING. POSTAGE AT COST. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton P.B.F.A.]
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        MITCHELL'S NEW GENERAL ATLAS

      Philadelphia: S. Augustus Mitchell, 1866. Complete with 52 lithographed maps, hand-colored with stencils. Each map has an ornate floral border. Folio, 15 3/4 x 12 1/2 inches. Rebound in modern brown buckram, with the original cover laid-on. An attractive copy of America's most popular atlas of the nineteenth century.

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        POETICAL WORKS OF LORD BYRON. Collected and Arranged, With Notes and Illustrations [with,] Moore, Thomas, editor. THE LIFE, LETTERS AND JOURNALS OF LORD BYRON. Collected and Arranged with Notes by Sir Walter Scott, Lord Jeffery, [et al].

      London John Murray 1852 and 1866 - Together 2 volumes. The Complete and Copyright Edition of the ‘Works’, and the New and Complete Edition of the ‘Life’. The ‘Works’ with fine steel engraved portrait of Byron at age 19 and an engraved pictorial half-title with vignette of Newstead Abby, both engraved by Finden, and four pages of autograph facsimiles. The ‘Life’ with Finden engraved portrait, vignette half-title featuring a differing view of Newstead Abby and seven engraved plates being portraits and views. Royal 8vo, each volume very finely and uniformly bound in antique full forest-green calf, the covers with double gilt fillet rules at the borders, inner stippled border in blind and with floral corner-pieces, the spines separated into six compartments by gilt laced raised bands, three compartments fully gilt decorated in an overlapping scallop motif additionally gilt rolled and lined, two compartments with central gilt tools of a flower-and-thistle design bordered by a gilt scalloped frame, ruled and additionally tooled in gilt and with a small gilt star in each corner, the remaining compartment with red morocco label gilt ruled and lettered, additional gilt lettering at the tails, board edges gilt decorated, marbled end-papers and page edges. viii, [4], 827, [1]; xix, [1], 735 pp. A very handsome set, fine with only a bit of very minor spotting to the prelims, much less then typically found, the bindings showing only minor age, quite attractive. BRYON’S COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS handsomely presented in an elegant period binding, beautifully preserved inside and out. This is a very fine production of Byron’s great Romantic poetry printed in double column with in fine ruled margins. John Murray had a particular interest in Byron and is largely responsible for publishing and promoting the author, as this fine one volume collection attests. If not for Murray’s efforts, it may have taken Byron works years, if ever, to reach the same height of popularity and fame. Moore’s memoir of his friend Byron is one of the most famous literary biographies in English literature. "It was exactly the biography which that age required: by no means complete or entirely authentic, nor claiming to be so, but presenting Byron in the light in which contemporaries desired to regard him and in every respect a model of tact and propriety. the work will rank as a classic, even though its interest be less due to the efforts of Moore"s own pen than to the charm of the letters which he was the first to give to the world" (Richard Garnett in D.N.B.) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

      Appleton 1866 - First Edition. First American issue. An attractive copy that has benefitted from some professional restoration. The end result is a beautiful book that is rich in color with no material missing. The binding is tight, and the boards are crisp. The pages are clean, with no writing marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a lovely copy housed in a custom clamshell slipcase for preservation. We buy books of this nature. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Mrs Brown...14 Volumes in 4 Books

      Routledge, London, 1866. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Clean interior except for previous owner's name on front paste down end paper and on title page of 1 of the volumes. Includes: The Brown Papers (Reprinted from Fun) 1866, Mrs Brown on The Tichborne Case 1872, Mrs Brown's Visit to Guernsey 1888, Mrs Browne's "Olliday Outins" (No Date), Mrs Brown on The New Liqour Law (No Date), Mrs Brown on The Battle of Dorking (No Date), Mrs Brown in the Highlands (No Date), The Goings on of Mrs Brown (John Camden, no date), Mrs Brown on the Alabama Claims (No Date), Mrs Brown in London (No Date), Mrs Brown on the Turf (No Date), Mrs Brown on the Skating Rink (No Date), Mrs Brown on the Shah's Visit (No Date), Mrs brown's Visit to the Paris Exhibition 1867, Mrs brown at the Sea Side (No Date). Bindings are shaken but all pages firmly attached. Pages lightly tanned. Light transfer marks to end papers from leather binding. Marbled boards with maroon leather spine and corners. Gilt lettering to spines. Corners rubbed through to boards. Boards bumped and worn at corners, edges and spine ends. Vol 1: Spine cover split at front hinge and is working loose but remains firmly attached. Chipping to spine ends. Vol 2: Chipping to spine ends. 3/4" open tear to head spine end. Spine rubbed. Vol 3: 2" closed tear to head spine end. Chipping to spine ends. Spine rubbed. Vol 4: 2" closed tear to spine hinge. Spine rubbed. chipping to spine ends. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: . Inventory No: 505751..

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        Poems and Ballads.

      London: John Camden Hotten, 1866. - With the ink signature on the title page of Swinburne's friend "B. W. Procter," who wrote as Barry Cornwall, and with Swinburne's later inscription "from / A. C. Swinburne / St. Clair. Baddeley / 1888" below it in ink. Swinburne presumably obtained the book after Procter's death in 1874. Bookplate of collector Paul Webster on the front paste-down. 8vo, original green cloth (cloth a little rubbed, hinges starting), gilt lettering. Tinker 2012, this copy with pages 127 & 198 correctly numbered; Ashley Library vol. 6, page 61. Very good copy, enclosed in a custom red morocco pull-off case. Second edition, published the same year as the Moxon first. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Oeuvres Completes De Alfred De Musset, Edition Ornee De 28 Gravures: 10 Volume Set

      Paris: Charpentier, Libraire-Editeur, 1866, Paris - 10 Volume set bound in 1/4 red leather & red cloth boards. Leather spi ne have gold stamping & raised hubs, all edges gilt. An attractive set with just some light rubbing to the leather spines and corners of a f ew volumes. The Complete works of De Musset, Printed in France . Attra ctive & quite scarce set. Text is in French. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Le Marquis de Sade: L'homme et ses écrits. Etude Bio-bibliographique

      Justin Valcourt, Sadopolis 1866 - 1/150 copies. 12mo. 69pp. 3/4 maroon leather over marbled boards with gilt decoration and lettering to spine. Raised bands. Marbled end papers. Illustrated title page. Ornamental printers' devices as headers and tailers. The headers seem to be based on de Sade's sketches. Account of the life and writings of the 18th century French aristocratic philosopher and writer Donatien Alphonse François de Sade. Text in French. In very good condition. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Carta Esférica del Estrecho de Banca segun la publicada en 1860 por el Almiratazgo de Inglaterra.

      1866 - Madrid: Direccion de Hidrografia, 1866. Touches of original colour. 980 x 640mm. Blind stamp of the Direccion de Hidrografia. Old Sea Chart of the Bangka Strait between eastern Sumatra and Bangka in Indonesia.

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        Architecture at Ahmedabad, The Capital of Goozerat

      John Murray, London 1866 - pp xv, 100 with two maps plus 120 mounted albumen prints each 19 x 14 cm (Approx 7 1/2." x 5 1/2 ") from photographs by Colonel Thomas Biggs. The mounts have ruled borders and the title and number of the photograph. A number of illustrations from wood engravings in the text. This comprises an Historical Sketch and a Description of the Buildings by T C Hope and Notes on the Mahomedan Architecture of Ahmedabad by James Ferusson. Original cloth gilt worn at the corners and slightly damaged at the head and tail of the spine. Lacks front-free endpaper (Blank). Helmut Gernsheim: Incunabula of British Photographic Literature 1839-1875 No. 332. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Yankee in Canada, with Anti-Slavery and Reform Papers

      Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1866. Octavo. (iv), 286pp. First edition, first printing. One of 1,500 copies. In addition to accounts of Canadian travel, this book contains the first appearance of Thoreau's most famous, even inflammatory, writings: "Civil Disobedience" and "A Plea for Captain John Brown." A handsome copy specially bound by Stern & Dess in full blue crushed levant with gilt fillets to the edges of the covers, turn-ins decorated with a gilt floral roll, and gilt-titled to spine. Original cloth bound in following the text. Housed in cloth-covered slipcase. Spine very slightly toned, else fine. T.e.g. (BAL 20117; Borst A7.1.a).

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        12000 SQUARE MILES AROUND NEW YORK CITY. FROM NEW HAVEN TO TRENTON. FROM LONG BRANCH TO THE CATSKILLS.

      New York: H.H. Lloyd, . 1866 - Map on two sheets that form one map. Rich full period color, 36 1/2 x 50 1/2 inches. Folding into gilt-stamped dark green cloth covers. Very good. First edition. This is an exceedingly detailed wall map in pocket format, that shows the environs of New York City on a scale of two and one-half miles to the inch. The map extends from Long Branch on the Jersey Shore in the south to Rhinebeck in the Hudson Valley in the north; and from Patchogue on Long Island in the east to Trenton, New Jersey in the west. This may be the same as Rumsey 3212 (1867), but with a different title: "An intense map of the region around New York, intensely colored and dense with information." The map is so detailed that even blacksmith shops are located. At lower center is a listing of the various maps offered for sale by Lloyd. PHILLIPS MAPS, p.536.

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        Relaçao de una Viagem a Venezuela, Nova Granada e Equador pelo Conselheiro

      - Bruxellas, A. Lacroix, Verboeckhoven et Cie., 1866, 22 x 16 cm., hol. piel, 393 págs. + 1 cuadro plegado + 7 págs. de notas musicales + 17 láminas + 12 mapas y planos, 6 de ellos plegados. (Muy ilustrada y bella primera edición. El diplomático brasileño Miguel María Lisboa fue Consejero del Emperador, Ministro de Hacienda y socio-fundador del Instituto Histórico y Geográfico Brasileño. Lisboa había entrado en el servicio diplomático en la década de 1830 siendo encargado para que estableciera relaciones diplomáticas con otros países latinoamericanos. Hasta ese momento, Brasil había permanecido virtualmente aislado en América del Sur, pero la guerra de los Estados Unidos contra México en los años 40 terminó por persuadir al Imperio brasileño de la necesidad de emprender una activa política exterior en América que intentara contrarrestar la creciente influencia de Estados Unidos. En su libro narra la expedición que emprendió en 1852 por Venezuela, Colombia y Ecuador describiendo detalladamente aspectos geográficos, históricos y socio-culturales de los tres países, los personajes que conoció, las costumbres y sus impresiones sobre ciertos temas. Es, sin duda, uno de los primeros libros de viajes escrito por un brasileño). AMÉRICA

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        Esquisse Physique Des Iles Spitzbergen Et Du Pole Arctique. Avec Une Carte Des Iles Spitzbergen

      Paris : Challamel 1866 - Physical desc. : 164 p. : folding map ; 20 cm. Subjects: Arctic --North Pole Good copy in the original stiff-card wrappers; edges slightly nicked and dust-dulled as with age. Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and strong. Unread copy with pages unopened 1 Kg. 164 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        The Pentland Rising. A Page of History 1666

      Edinburgh: Andrew Elliot, 1866. First edition of Stevenson?s first publication. original green wrappers printed in black, in custom green cloth drop box. Rear wrapper with some expert restoration at some edges, else fine. 12mo. [3] 22. Dated at bottom of p. 22: Edinburgh, 28th Nov. 1866 In a letter from Vailima, Stevenson wrote to C.B. Foote: ?I was just 16 in November, 1866 and the Pentland Rising in a green cover is my first work, printed by a fond parent.? In his bibliography of Stevenson, 1917, Prideaux states that The Pentland Rising was published at the end of 1866, in a small edition, of which the greater number of copies were bought up by his [i.e. Stevenson?s] father. In a short time it had become exceedingly scarce, and it was difficult to obain until March 27, 1899, when the copies which had formerly been in the possession of Stevenson and his mother, to the number of twenty, were thrown upon the market and sold at Sotheby?s by order of the executor [Beinecke 1].

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        [Selected Works. Including:] Cradock Howell (1866); Alice Lorraine (1875); Erema (1877); Mary Anerley (1880); Christowell (1882); The Remarkable History of Sir Thomas Upmore, Bart., M.P. (1884); Kit and Kitty (1890)

      London: Sampson Low, Marston Seale, etc, 1866-1890. First editions include: Christowell, Cradock Howell, Kit and Kitty, and Mar Anerley. 20 vols., 8vo. Thomas Upmore is 2 volumes, the remainder are 3 volumes each. Half contemporary dark green pebbled morocco, t.e.g. Armorial bookplate of Van Nest. Some light rubbing to extremities, else very good. Sadleir 220, 222, 226, 229

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        Slownik Polsko-Lacinski. [Polish-Latin Dictionary] [Lancinski]

      Kraków [Cracow] : W. Drukarni C. K. Uniwersytetu Jagiellonskiego, 1866. - 2 volumes, 2072 pp. ; Text in Polish and Latin ; Oprawy ksiazek w kolorze czarnym, z wcisnietym teksturowanej plyty i opaski urzadzone. Brzegi papieru sa w kolorze czerwonym, kopiowanie biblioteki, z wieloma biblioteki odrecznie w bialym atramentem na krawedzi, zawiera etykiety róznych bibliotek. Istnieje kilka napraw dla stron; nie jest plama na stronach 1758-1759, i nie ma ropy naprawy do strony 615, a lzy na stronie 1617, w którym tekst zostal utracony Jest to jedyna praca tego autora. Istnieje tylko jeden znany egzemplarz, w SS Cyryla i Metodego Seminarium Library, Michigan; Stan: umiarkowany, bardzo rzadko. ; bound in black, pressed textured boards, decorated headbands, textblock edges in red ; ex-lib, with call number hand written in white ink on the spine ; stamps of various libraries : Ksiegarnia ; sklad papieru przyborow szkolny ob i pismieznyob Bodek, Welwowie 1. 2. ul. Ormianska [Poland] :: Conventus Sti Joseph, Ord. FF. Min., Mt. Pleasant, Wis. P.O.Sturtevant Wis. :: Padua Friary Library, Watkins Glen, NY :: Provincial Stock Library ; signature of K. Kra[?ins]ki, initial s of X. K. stamps of two libraries (one in red, one in black) on title page ; Note : some early repairs to pages ; a stain on pages 1758-1759, a crude repair to page 615, a tear to page 1617 with loss of text, etc ; the sole work by this author ; OCLC: 69552091 (V.1) & OCLC: 69552093 (V.2) ; LC: PG6645.L3 ; only one other set known, at SS Cyril and Methodius Seminary Library, Michigan ; FAIR ; Very Rare. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Seder Haggadah shel Pesach} SERVICE FOR THE TWO FIRST NIGHTS OF PASSOVER, Hebrew and English

      L. H. Frank, printer and publisher, 185 Division and 39 Centre Sts. , New York 1866 - Illustrated bi-lingual edition.The Adir Hu, on page 56 and 57 is in Yiddish and Hebrew, not English and Hebrew. The Ekhad mi Yodea and the Khad Gadya are only in Hebrew. All edges gilt. Apparently original boards with expertly repaired spine. Partly illegible embossement on title page. boards protected by acid free mylar jacket. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The history of Antiochus Epiphanes, or, The institution of the feast of dedication Megilat Anitochus

      Bombay, India 1866 - (INDIA). The History of Antiochus Epiphanes or the Institution of the Feast of Dedication / Megillath Antiyochus. Title-page in English, Hebrew and Marathi. Marathi text interspersed with Hebrew. Includes blessings for Chanukah. pp. 15, (1). Browned, expertly remargined with some minor loss. Original pink printed wrappers. 8vo. Not listed in Yaari. Bombay, 1866. Joseph Ezekiel Rajpurker (1834-1905) translated several works from Hebrew to Marathi, the indigenous language of the Bene-Israel Jews. He was Head Master of the David Sasson Benevolent Institution, Fellow and Hebrew Examiner of the University of Bombay, and a Justice of the Peace. See H. S. Kehimkar, The History of the Bene¿Israel of India (1937), pages 69-70 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        The Divine Service of American Israelites for the Day of Atonement / Kefi Minhag Amerika (1866) + Kefi Minhag Amerika: Tefillot Bnei Yeshurun le-Rosh Hashanah/ The Divine Service of American Israelites for the New Year (1872). 2 volumes.

      Bloch & Co., Cincinnati 1866 - - The Divine Service of American Israelites for the Day of Atonement / Kefi Minhag Amerika: 12mo. 307, [1], 55, [1]pp. Original cloth with gold lettering on spine and blind-stamped decoration on covers. First edition of this scarce work being one of the first accepted Reform prayer books for the High Holidays in the United States. Some of the prayers are translated both into English and German. Some age wear on binding with head and tail of spine rubbed and slightly chipped. Minor rubbing on corners. Edges of binding age-toned. Ex-libris stamp of previous owner (Rabbi Tobias Schanfarber) on free front endpaper. Text in English and Hebrew, with some German. Binding in overall good- to good, interior in very good condition.- Kefi Minhag Amerika: Tefillot Bnei Yeshurun le-Rosh Hashanah/ The Divine Service of American Israelites for the New Year: 12mo. 212pp. 48pp.Contemporary gold embossed cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Head and tail of spine slightly rubbed. Corners worn. Minor scuffing to boards. All page edges gilt. Ribbon marker. Original dark blue endpapers. In Hebrew and English. In very good condition.On the work:Rosh Hashanah-Prayer according to Minhag Amerika, which means the "American Rite". This was intended to serve as the common prayer book for all of America's Jews. In fact, the community divided among a range of prayer books, traditional and liberal; none became predominant.On the author:Isaac Meyer Wise. (1819-1900) American Reform rabbi, editor, and author; born at Steingrub, Bohemia, March 29, 1819; died at Cincinnati, Ohio, March 26, 1900. He was the son of Leo Wise, a school-teacher, and received his early Hebrew education from his father and grandfather, later continuing his Hebrew and secular studies in Prague. He received the hattarat hora'ah from the Prague bet din, composed of Rabbis Rapoport, Samuel Freund, and E. L. Teweles About the author: A pioneer of Reform Judaism in America, Isaac Mayer Wise became its acknowledged leader and its institutional architect, organizing the Union of American Hebrew Congregations (1873), the Hebrew Union College (1875), and the Central Conference of American Rabbis (1889). The reforms that he instituted sought to adapt Judaism to modernity and to new conditions of life in a new land. Wise was also an organizer and mover in the establishment of the Central Conference of American Rabbis, in 1889. Elected its president, he served until he died. This conference adopted the Union Prayer Book that would be used by all Reform congregations. Isaac Mayer Wise died on March 26, 1900. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Seder Haggadah shel Pessakh 'im Pitron be-Lashon Sepharadi [Ladino] 'im kama Tsurot

      Eliyahu ben Amozag 1866/7, Livorno - 8vo. Unpaginated. 3/4 cloth over marbled paper covered boards. Illustrated title page. Woodcut illustrated. Ashkenazi Piyutim. Scuffing, rubbing, minor wear. In Hebrew and Judeo-Spanish (Ladino), the Sephardic equivalent of Yiddish. Very good condition. Yudlov 1292, Yaari 958 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: ERIC CHAIM KLINE, BOOKSELLER (ABAA ILAB)]
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        TEFILOT BENE YESHURUN LE-YOM HAKIPURIM. THE DIVINE SERVICE OF AMERICAN ISRAELITES FOR THE DAY OF ATONEMENT, Kefi Minhag America

      Bloch & Co., Cincinnatti, Ohio 1866 - Original cloth with gold lettering and decoration on spine and blind-stamped decoration on contemporary green covers. Tips of covers a bit worn. Not in Singerman. Goldman 53. 307, 55pp plus two leaves tipped in at end for the Family Record. one of the first Reform prayer books for the High Holidays in the United States. Some of the prayers are translated both into English and German. Text in English and Hebrew, with some German. "American Rite". Isaac Meyer Wise. American Reform rabbi, editor, and author; born at Steingrub, Bohemia, March 29, 1819; died at Cincinnati, Ohio, March 26, 1900. He was the son of Leo Wise, a school-teacher, and received his early Hebrew education from his father and grandfather, later continuing his Hebrew and secular studies in Prague. He received the hattarat hora'ah from the Prague bet din, composed of Rabbis Rapoport, Samuel Freund, and E. L. Teweles. Wise was a pioneer of Reform Judaism in America and became its acknowledged leader and its institutional architect, organizing the Union of American Hebrew Congregations (1873), the Hebrew Union College (1875), and the Central Conference of American Rabbis (1889). The reforms that he instituted sought to change or adapt Judaism to 19th century America. He was also an organizer and mover in the establishment of the Central Conference of American Rabbis, in 1889. Elected its president, he served until he died. This conference adopted the Union Prayer Book that would be used by all Reform congregations. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        GRAMMATICA EBRAICA ad uso dei fanciulli

      I. Costa e. C., Leghorn = Livorno, Italy 1866 - BK755. Scans available upon request. Pagination: [1-4] 5 -34, [1], 199. total: 234 pages. Text in Italian and Hebrew. 146-199 is an Italian-Hebrew lexicon. Good paper but lightly browned. OCLC: Libraries worldwide that own item: 2 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A Guide to the Fortifications and Battlefields Around Petersburg with a Splendid Map

      Prepared and published as a Handbook By the Proprietors of the Jaratt Hotel, Petersburg, Va. 1866 - Handbbok.Original dark blue wraps. Black printed bordered title on front cover. A few chips to the covers. Small faded remnant of a library stamp with the word " Deaccess" at the upper right corner of the front cover. Mild age toning to the pages of the front cover. Mild age toning to the pages, introduction, frontispiece, appendix, adverts. Produced by the Jarrat Hotel to entice tourists to the Petersburg area. Description of the fortification and battlefield with a detailed map. Included are a number of incredible full page ads from the local businesses. Description of train services to and from Washington & New York. I know of one other copy of this guide but it is dated 1869. An extraordinarily rare first edition tourist guide produced shortly after the end of the civil war. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        DITS ET CONTES DE BAUDOUIN DE CONDE et de son fils JEAN DE CONDE publiés d'après les manuscrits de Bruxelles, Turin, Rome, Paris et Vienne et accompagnés de variantes et de notes explicatives par Aug. Scheler. [3 volumes].

      1866 - Bruxelles, Comptoir Universel d'Imprimerie et de Librairie, Victor Devaux et Cie, 1866-1867. Trois volumes grand in-8 (176 X 250) demi-chagrin bleu marine, dos cinq nerfs, titre, sous-titre et tomaison dorés, plats de la couverture conservés (reliure postérieure) ; Tome I : XXXII (dont faux-titre et titre, introduction)-540 pages, 1 feuillet non chiffré (table des matières), (1) ; Tome II : faux-titre, titre, 462 pages, 1 feuillet non chiffré (table des matières) ; Tome III : XXII (dont faux-titre et titre, introduction)-416 pages, 1 feuillet non chiffré (table des matières), (1). UNIQUE EDITION imprimée à petit nombre sur beau vergé de HOLLANDE. Né dans le Hainaut au début du XIIIe siècle, BAUDOUIN DE CONDE est un ménestrel attaché à la cour de Marguerite II, comtesse de Flandre, morte en 1280. Son activité littéraire a lieu entre 1240 et 1280. Son fils, Jean de Condé, sera également ménestrel et poète. De loeuvre poétique de Baudouin de Condé, sont conservés 24 dits en vers octosyllabiques, dinspiration morale, allégorique ou religieuse, dont plusieurs sont consacrés aux chevaliers et leur rappellent leurs devoirs. (BOSSUAT, 2803). Plats de la couverture conservés légèrement défraichis, sinon exemplaire en PARFAIT ETAT, non rogné, dans une solide reliure postérieure. NICE COPY. PICTURES AND MORE DETAILS ON REQUEST.

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