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        RULES & REGULATIONS FOR THE GOVERNMENT OF THE GRAND ARMY OF THE REPUBLIC, and the Resolutions Adopted at the National Convention, Held at Indianapolis, Ind., Nov. 20, 1866

      Salem, OH: Hudson & Son, Printers, 1867. [ii] printed wrapper with verso blank, 12 pages of text, followed by [ii] blank rear wrapper. Moderate soiling and age-toning to wraps, with a few small tears to edges and a few tiny stains on front wrap. Includes a Preamble, 23 Articles and Resolutions. At this, the First National Encampment of the Grand Army of the Republic; it is likely that General John M. Palmer, Major B. F. Stephenson surgeon of the Fourteenth Illinois regiment, and General S. A. Hurlbut were present and involved in the formation of the national rules. GAR, Military, Soldiers, Sailors, Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Organization, American, Americana. An attractive copy of this scarce publication.. First Edition. Paperback. Very good condition. Octavo (8vo).

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        La Lumière. Ses causes et ses effets. Tome premier. Sources de lumière. Tome second. Effets de la lumière.

      Librairie de Firmin - Didot, 1867 - 1868, Paris, - 2 voll. in un tomo in-8° (245x159mm), pp. (4), 431, (1); (4), 377, (3); legatura del tempo p. percallina vinaccia con titolo in oro al dorso. 8 tavv. ripiegate f.t. (alcune a colori: spettro luminoso, spettro solare, aurora boreale, spettri di fosforescenza, classificazione dei colori secondo il sistema di Chevreul, "cercle chromatique des couleurs franches") e numerose incisioni xilografiche n.t. Sparse fioriture, reintegrazioni all'angolo superiore esterno dell'occhietto del primo vol. e alla porzione inferiore destra del frontespizio dello stesso vol. Buon esemplare. Prima edizione di questo importante trattato del Becquerel (Parigi, 1820-ivi, 1891, figlio del fisico Antoine César e padre dello scopritore della radioattività, Henri) riguardante la luminescenza, le fonti luminose e la fotochimica; le principali scoperte in merito nel corso del secolo XIX sono quasi per intero opera dello scienziato francese (egli, fra l'altro, nelle sue ricerche spettroscopiche, fu il primo a fotografare lo spettro del Sole e apportò contributi fondamentali allo studio delle radiazioni infrarosse e al loro effetto sopra i fenomeni della fosforescenza). Assai importanti anche i capitoli dedicati nell'opera alla fotografia e alla fisiologia della visione umana. Lorenz, V, 104. Honeyman Collection, 262: "The author's best known work, containing his important researches on phosphorescence and the chemical effects on light". Sotheran, I, 6088. DSB, I, pp. 555-556. Poggendorff, III, 93. Darmstaedter, 657. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Souvenir de l'Exposition universelle de Paris.

      [Paris] 1867 - in-4 oblong (36 x 27,5 cm), [63] ff. de papier fort non chiffrés, servant de support aux documents contrecollés, chagrin cerise, dos muet à faux-nerfs richement cloisonné et fleuronné, double encadrement de double filet à froid et de guirlande dorée sur les plats, titre poussé en lettres dorées au centre du plat supérieur, tranches dorées (reliure de l'époque). Manques de cuir aux deux coins inférieurs. Très intéressant et séduisant album d'amateur, regroupant toutes sortes de publicités et documents commerciaux collectés lors de l'Exposition universelle de Paris en 1867, appelée officiellement Exposition universelle d'art et d'industrie. Les documents se répartissent en trois séries principales : 1. Les prospectus commerciaux d'une feuille ou d'une demi-feuille, imprimés au recto ou aux deux pages (108 pièces). - 2. les simples cartes de visites des établissements représentés à l'Exposition (228 pièces, de format non encore standardisé). - 3. Enfin, de loin les plus élaborés, les livrets ou catalogues de plusieurs feuillets, avec présentation détaillée des produits (30 pièces, dont le plan-guide officiel publié par la Commission de l'Exposition). Il se présente quelques doublons, spécialement dans la première catégorie. Dans tous les cas, les informations sur les exposants et les produits présentés sont nombreux, considérables et surtout parfaitement contemporains, exprimés dans le "langage publicitaire" de l'époque, ce qui rend le document particulièrement intéressant tant pour l'histoire des techniques que de la pénétration des innovations dans la vie quotidienne. Tous les domaines ont fait l'objet de la collection réunie ; pêle-mêle : textiles, parfumerie, instruments de musique (dont les orgues Cavaillé-Coll), coffres-forts, cloches, machines à coudre, armes, ferblanterie, orfèvrerie, télégraphie sous-marine, fours, porcelaine, voitures, machines à vapeurs, wagons, etc.

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        HISTOIRE UNIVERSELLE.XIX Tomos

      - H.-HISTORIA.FRANCÉS.Edt.Firmin Didot Freres,Paris 1867.Tercera edición francesa.19 tomos encuadernados en holandesa tela con tejuelos y dorados en el lomo.Unas 600 páginas por tomo.21x14 cm.Traducción del italiano por EUGENE AROUX Y PIERSILVERIO LEOPARDI [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Commentaries on American Law. Eleventh Edition, Edited by George F. Comstock. Four Volumes

      Little, Brown, and Company, Boston 1867 - Original sheep, contrasting crimson and black labels, gilt, a bit worn and a little foxing and staining, but in general a well-preserved, attractive set Later edition of a pre-eminent work of American law, praised by Story and, in Lawrence Friedman's words, "immediately [becoming] the standard general treatise on law in the United States", devolving on Kent the sobriquet of "The American Blackstone" [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Meyer Boswell Books, Inc., member ABAA]
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        Some Account of the Life and Works of Hans Holbein, Painter of Augsburg

      London - Chapman and Hall, 1867 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A first edition of this nineteenth-century work on Holbein by the famous art historian Wornum. First Edition. Featuring an engraved portrait frontispiece. Contains numerous illustrated plates. With a bookseller'slabel for James Miles, Leeds, to the front pastedown. Ralph Nicholson Wornum (18121877) was an English artist, art historian and administrator. He was Keeper and Secretary of the National Gallery of London from 1855 until his death. He contributed to several publications, including the Penny Cyclopaedia (1840), Smith's Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities (1841) andthe Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge's Biographical Dictionary (unpublished). To these, he added articles to the Art Journal, among them criticizing the current catalogues of the National Gallery. Condition: In a cloth binding. Externally, generally smart, lightly rubbed in places. Internally, generally firmly bound although slightly strained in places. Some light foxing to the first and last few pages butotherwise generally clean. Ex Worcester Public Library copy with stamps to several of the pages and borrowers label to the front pastedown and spine. Overall: GOOD ONLY..

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        Kritika chistago razuma. (In russischer Sprache: Kritik der reinen Vernunft. Übers. M. Vladislavlev). 1. russische Ausgabe.

      St. Petersburg, N. Tiblena, 1867. - XXXIII, 282, III S. 8°. Spät. HLederband auf 4 Bünden, mit etwas Rückenvergoldung und -titel. Minimal berieben; Titelei knittrig; Anstreichungen und Glossen in Blei-, Blau- und Rotstift; Inverntarstempel und hs. Besitzvermerk auf Titelei. Dekoratives Exemplar. RU

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        The Pictorial Edition of the Works of Shakespere (Shakespeare)

      George Routledge, New York 1867 - Complete Set, all 8 volumes. Full leather w/ gilt titles on spine and gilt designs on edge of boards with five raised bands. Printed in 1867, and all volumes have a gift inscription of 1874 and this is the Revised edition published by George Routledge and Sons. All volumes are here: Tragedies I & II, Comedies I & II, Histories I & II, the Supplement, the Biography. All volumes have been reinforced w/ cloth by a modern book binder. All volumes had a ribbon book mark at one point that is all but gone now and book spines are cracked and darkened to some degree as well some wear to corners. Tragedies I has chips to the spine and nicks to leather in places. Tragedies II is missing a chunk from the title label on spine and bump to top edge of text. Biography is missing the colored leather label over the word "Biography", nicks to leather in some places, and moderate wear to corners. Comedies I has a few nicks to the leather. Comedies II is missing title label and "Shakespere" label is partly hanging on to spine. Histories I is missing chunk from volume title label on spine and entire label over "Shakespere" is gone as well as scrape to leather on front board and small scrap to ffep. Histories II has some wear to area below volume label and two small scrapes to ffep and one to rfep. Supplement both spine labels are missing chunks and wear to head of spine. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        La Voix de GUERNESEY. Victor HUGO à GARIBALDI.

      Chez Tous Les Libraires 1867 - In-12 ( 150 X 100 mm ) de 16 pages, broché. Petits manques à la couverture, bon exemplaire de cette très rare et fragile Edition Originale. edition-originale Littérature [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Leaves of Grass [Fourth Edition]

      Wm. E. Chapin and Co, New York 1867 - Publisher really the author with Chaplin as printer. This edition was issued in more than one state and priority appears to be uncertain. This variant is Myerson A.2.4.a.2. Its content pages list 'Leaves of Grass', 'Drum-Taps', and 'Songs Before Parting' (but not 'Sequel to Drum-Taps') though it contains 'Leaves of Grass' and 'Songs Before Parting' only as issued. The early binding is black half leather with gilt titles, decoration and publication year to the spine and blue cloth boards. The book is tight and square with the spine professionally and sympathetically relaid but with earlier endpapers preserved. Page block edges marbled. Internally very good with a blank section at the top of the title page replaced where an ownership signature is likely to have been cut away. There is now another ownership signature neatly to the top right corner of the ffep. There is an early head and shoulders photograph of Whitman as frontispiece. A nice copy of a scarce edition in very good and serviceable condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        On the dental characters of genera and species, chiefly of fishes, from the low main seam and shales of coal, Northumberland.

      Wyman & Sons, London 1867 - Presentation Copy with Autograph Letter SignedOwen, Richard (1804-92). On the dental characters of genera and species, chiefly of fishes, from the low main seam and shales of coal, Northumberland. Offprint from Transactions of the Odontological Society of Great Britain. 8vo. 72pp. 15 chromolithographed plates. London: Wyman & Sons, 1867. 211 x 137 mm. 19th century cloth, a little shaken, minor wear at spinal extremities, handwritten paper spine label (a little chipped). Presentation copy, with 2-page A.L.s. from Owen to the recipient John Ward, dated 19 May 1868, tipped in at the front; Ward's signature (dated May 1868) and note "Presented by Professor Owen" on the title. Sheet of notes in pencil in an unidentified hand laid in. First Separate Edition of Owen's brief monograph on fossil teeth, originally intended for inclusion in a second edition of Owen's Odontography, which, however, was never published. The work is iIllustrated with 15 colored plates showing cross-sections and microscopic views; Owen had been among the first to take advantage of recent improvements in microscopy to study the structure of fossil teeth. Owen presented this copy to John Ward, a collector of fossils who contributed specimens to the British Museum; see The History of the Collections Contained in the Natural History Departments of the British Museum (1904), p. 235. Owen's letter to Ward reads as follows:I am obliged by your friendly information relative to Rhizodus & other coal-fossils, & have pleasure in forwarding you a copy of the Paper you desire to have. Tell Mr. Garner with my kind regards, that "Part VI" will be forwarded to him, and that parts VII & VIII, now in Press, will complete the Work: although the Materials have grown on my hands to fill two or more such volumes. Believe me, truly yours, Richard Owen.[postscript] I could not, just at present, devote time to describe your Fossils-I may tell you when I am at leisure to take them in hand."Rhizodus" refers to an extinct group of predatory lobe-finned fishes. We have not been able to identify the publication Owen mentions. B.M. (Nat. Hist.), p. 1491. Owen, Life, II, p. 369. Rukpe, Richard Owen, pp. 113-15. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Atlas für die erste Stufe des geographischen Unterrichts in den oesterreichisch-deutschen Schulen. Mit einem Text- und einem Bildteil: 48 chromolithogr. Kartentafeln, dazu 5 vorgebundene Texthefte + Supplement-Heft. Entworfen, gezeichnet und mit Text versehen von Anton Steinhauser, K. K. Rath.

      Verlag und Eigenthum der Kunsthandlung Artaria & Comp., Wien, 1867 - 2. Auflage. 27, 7, 16, 8, 8, 1 Seiten Text, anschliessend Kartenteil. Sprache: de Originalhalblederband auf 4 Scheinbünden, mit dezenter Rückenvergoldung und Lederecken. (Kanten berieben, Deckel minimal beschabt. Vor-/Hintersatz/Titel stockfleckig. Wenige Anfangsblätte an Längskante schwach und schmal wasserrandig. Am Umblättereck innen vereinzelt fingerfleckig). - Ansonsten ein gut erhaltenes, sauberes Exemplar in fester Bindung und ohne Eintragungen.

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        Palazzo d'Anna. Posillipo.

      Napoli, ca. 1867, albumen print, 24,1 x 18,3 cm, on original mount, photograph no. 1126. Sommer's early large blindstamp in lower right corner of the mount. KEYWORDS:italy / posillipo

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        Reviews of Emory Washburn's "A Treatise on the American Law of Easements and Servitudes [and] John Barnard Byles, "A Treatise on the Law of Bills of Exchange, Promissory Notes, Bank-Notes, and Checks [and] "Summary of Events: Impeachment"

      American Law Review 1867-68, Boston - Modern black cloth, gilt, one small ink stamp on the verso of the title, else a very good copy; the Review's second volume for 1867-1868 Among Holmes's earliest legal writings, as he became a staff member of the Review, founded by his close friends, John Ropes and John Gray the previous year, showing "Holmes's first efforts to make a naturalistic or scientific study of the law" [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Meyer Boswell Books, Inc., member ABAA]
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        Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

      London: Macmillan and Co., 1867. . Ninth thousand, or fourth edition. 8vo. (x), 192 pp. Attractively bound in red full morocco by Bayntun-Riviere, spine with gilt tooled raised bands, rules to compartments and boards, all edges gilt. Frontispiece and 41 illustrations by John Tenniel. A handsome copy. Williams, Madan, Green & Crutch, 46b. First published in 1865.

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        ALS signed John Bowring.

      1867 - One page hand written letter signed 'John Bowring', to a W. Dixon, possibly the English author and editor William Hepworth Dixon, referring to Bowring's friendship with Louis Philippe, the king of France, and General Dumouriez. The complete text: "My Dear Sir, You may perhaps not deem this (ornate) contribution to history which I enclose unacceptable. I was very intimate with L. P. having been introduced to him by the only man whom I remember to have had any real influence over him, (one) General Dumouriez." Bowring was an accomplished linguist, writer, translator and diplomat. Bowring served as the fourth governor of Hong Kong from 1854 to 1859, and became involved in several incidents, including the Arrow Incident and the attacks on Canton which precipitated the Second Opium War. Even though there were standing instructions from the home government to avoid armed conflict with China, Bowring waited only until naval forces that had been involved in the Crimean War were available, and then ordered British gunboats under Rear Admiral Sir Michael Seymour to "punish" Canton. Bowring and Seymour were commended for their actions by Lord Clarendon, the Foreign Secretary. The war served as a pretext for advancing British and foreign interests in China such as the loosening of trade restrictions and the continuation of the opium trade.Bowring was a prolific author, writing accounts of his missions, works on poetry, and political & economic treatises. In his 'Autobiographical Recollections', Bowring writes of Louis Philippe and Dumouriez: "I was then intimate with the Duke of Orleans, who was in disgrace at Court. He had been denied the privilege of sitting in the Chamber of Peers, no higher title than Serene Highness was conceded to him, and it was believed that he was the centre of a hundred conspiracies to overturn the government. It was supposed, as I had travelled much, and had had much intercourse with the liberals of Europe, that I was a secret agent, as I undoubtedly was a personal friend of Louis Philippe, to whom I had been originally introduced by General Dumouriez ." Charles-Francois du Perier Dumouriez (1739 –1823) was a French general who distinguished himself in the French Revolution, but ultimately defected to the Austrians, having been defeated by them at Neerwinden in 1793, and having fallen under suspicion of the French Directory. He is said to have fled from France on the horse of the future King Louis Philippe. 5 1/4 x 8in., cream paper, with 'Claremont, Exeter', the family estate's embossed stamp at top. Written and signed clearly in black ink, dated 20 May 1867. A bit ruffled at edges, closed short tear, old folds o/w very good. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        RICORDI DI UN VIAGGIO SCIENTIFICO NELL'AMERICA SETTENTRIONALE NEL 1863, rara edizione originale, Bologna, Tipografia Giuseppe Vitali, 1867

      - 16 x 22,5, rilegatura mz. pelle successiva con titoli in oro al dorso, interno in buono stato con 14 figure nel testo ed alcune f. t. ma sopratutto è presente la famosa carta dopo la pagina finale 278 ripiegata ed in ottime condizioni. Si tratta del famoso viaggio che Capellini (precursore in Italia anche delle teorie di Darwin) effettuò nel 1862 nel Nebraska e sulle rive del San Lorenzo riportando importanti campioni con teorie e studi.

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        Les Fleurs Animées

      - In two volumes. Texte par Alph. Karr, Taxile Delord & le Cte Felix. Nouvelle Edition avec planches Très-soigneusement retouchées pour la gravure et le coloris par M. Maubert. Garnier Frères, Paris, 1867. Contemporary quarter crimson morocco over cloth boards with gilt panelled spines decorated with central floral sprays and lavish foliate cornerpieces, raised banding and titles stamped direct; aeg; small 4to, 277x184 mms. Two additional hand-coloured title pages; adorned with full page hand-coloured plates throughout. These plates depict pretty women dressed in the leaves and petals of a particular flower or plant and their characteristic personality trait is shown by their pose or in the details of the background with attendant animals.A very fresh copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Les Fleurs Animées. Texte par Alph. Karr, Taxile Delord & Le Cte Foelix. Nouvelle édition.

      - Paris, Garnier Frères, 1867. 2 volumes. Royal 8vo (265 x 170mm). pp. (2), 339, (5); (2), 321, (5), with 2 handcoloured lithographed frontispieces, 50 handcoloured lithographed plates and 2 plain lithographed plates. Contemporary green half calf, richly gilt spines, gilt edges. The first edition was published in 1847. "Of all his work, this is his most graceful fantasy: the fifty-two plates of court beauties in floral haute couture present a suite of fashionable tableaux redolent of the sentimental spirit of French Romanticism, at the end of the July Monarchy and in the predawn of the Second Empire. This briljant assembly of the Court of Flora has all the elements of Romantic ballet with its highly conventionalized poses, fanciful costumes, and magical settings. To these Grandville has playfully added attendant beetles, crickets, butterflies, moths, and caterpillars, those diminutive inhabitants of the garden, in variant agressive or sycophant roles" (Wick, P.A. The Court of Flora, 1981). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Storia delle Cinque Giornate di Milano narrata al popolo italiano da Mario Paganetti

      Paolo Inversini Librajo Editore, Milano 1867 - n 8°(26 x 19,5); pagine (2),964, (4). Legatura coeva in mezza pelle con titolo e filetti in oro, fregi al dorso. Raro esemplare di pre-edizione; nel frontespizio non è riportata la data del 1868; il nome però è già quello del Paganetti conosciuto con lo pseudonimo di Piero Mattigana che a fronte dell'impossibilità di realizare l'opera da parte di Davide Besane si sostitui allo stesso. In terza pagina compare ancora la dedica a Garibaldi del Besana datata 15 marzo 1867 e il ringraziamento dello stesso Garibaldi (16 marzo 1867) al Besana, segue la Nota tipografica che recita "Circostanze indipendenti dalla propria volontà avendo impedito al Signor Besana di mantenere le promesse da lui fatte all'Editore di scrivere la presente narrazione, ne assume il compito il Signor Mario Paganetti, conosciuto nel mondo letterario sotto lo pseudonimo di Piero Mattigana". Il travaglio che accompagnò quest'opera determina nelle diverse pre-edizioni un numero variabile di tavole litografiche relative ai personaggi che ebbero parte nei fatti qui narrati, tantè che in alcuni variabili si riscontrano anche aggiunte di fotografie d'epoca; il ns. esemplare conta 17 tavole Litografiche a firma Rossetti. Contiene il testo di quello che già allora viene titolato come Inno Nazionale di Goffredo Mameli (interessante notare le differenze con il testo che diventerà poi nel 1946 Inno Nazionale). Opera molto rara in buona legatura d'epoca, carte interne con qualche leggera ossidazione, nell'angolo alto di sinistra per alcune decine di pagine sono presenti due tarletti che non toccano mai il testo e che per la maggiore sono stati restaurati. Esemplare più che discreto.

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        The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County, And other Sketches

      C. H. Webb, New York 1867 - Original green cloth with gilt-stamped spine and front cover. Bevelled edges. With gilt-stamped frog in the lower left corner of the front board, and the same image blindstamped on the rear board. FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING, with unbroken type on pages 21, 66, and 198. The preliminary ad has been excised, but the remaining stub is clearly a different buff color from the surrounding pages, which is known to characterize the leaf. One of 1000 copies of the first printing of Twain's first book. There are a few small rents to the cloth on the front board. The tips of the lower forecorners are worn through, and there is a short split to the surface cloth only at the foot of the front joint. Internally, there is a spot or two of foxing to the first couple of pages, and the front hinge is perhaps just a little tender. A bright, Very Good, and unrestored copy of a title that is usually found rebacked or recased. BAL 3310. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County

      C. H. Webb, New York 1867 - 193 pp. Second issue, with battered type on pp 21, 66 and 198; the first issue was printed in 1000 copies, and this second issue was printed two weeks later in an edition of 550 copies. Full red morocco by Bennett of New York, all edges gilt, gilt mitered spine panel with center tools; original cloth cover laid down on inside of front cover, original spine laid down in inside of rear cover. All gilt still brilliant on Morocco, brilliant on laid down front cover, strong on laid down spine but no longer brilliant due to wear. Morocco with tiny repairs at head and foot of spine and at tip, otherwise fine. Contents fine - clean and crisp, no names or marks. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        A history of British birds.

      London: Groombridge and Sons, [1863-1867]. - Octavo, eight volumes,1666 pp.,358 coloured engraved plates. Publisher's decorated red cloth, exlibris on front pastedown with owner's name erased, a crisp near fine set. "The first issue of the two cabinet editions of the original first edition. The copy in hand contains 358 plates, the extra one being that of the mottled Owl, a bird of which there was no record when the first edition was published" (Wood. p.472). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Pathologie des tumeurs. Cours professé à l'Université de Berlin (4 volumes). Traduit de l'allemand par Paul Aronssohn (Professeur agrégé près la Faculté de médecine de Strasbourg). Traduction revue par l¿auteur.

      Paris, Germer Baillière, 1867-1876 - Paris, Germer Baillière, 1867-1876 ; 4 vol. in-8; T.I : XIII, 544 pp., 107 fig. in-t. ; T.II : (6), 522 pp., 74 fig. in-t. ; T.III : 503 pp., 49 fig. in-t. ; T. IV : (4), 191 pp. Trois premiers volumes en demi-basane bleu nuit, dos à nerfs orné, titre doré, mors frottés, coiffes abrasées, coins endommagés (exemplaire de prix avec inscription en lettres dorées sur le plat supérieur du T.I : « Prix de l¿Ecole de Médecine et de Pharmacie de Nantes 1871 » ; le certificat de l¿université est collé sur le contre-plat : « concours de clinique, premier prix accordé à Mr. Kirmisson » ; de plus la signature de E. Kirmisson figure au verso de la page de faux-titre de chaque volume. Dernier volume en toile noire, couverture conservée, mouillure angulaire, quelques rousseurs. Première édition française du deuxième ouvrage fondamental de Virchow, complément du précédent, mais resté inachevé. Il est rare de le trouver comme ici complet des 3 volumes et de la 1ère livraison seule parue du 4ème volume. Cet ouvrage ne fut pas traduit en anglais. Virchow estime que les tumeurs proviennent de tissus normaux, qui existent ou non dans la région où la tumeur se développe (tumeurs homologues ou hétérologues). Il reconnaît le rôle essentiel du tissu conjonctif dans la formation des tumeurs, mais pense que toutes les tumeurs malignes sont hétérologues et que notamment les carcinomes se développent par métaplasie à partir du tissu conjonctif. Cette théorie erronée de Virchow - ¿ the most unfortunate mistake of his life¿ (Haagensen) - sera combattue par Remak et sera clairement rejetée par Waldeyer en 1872. L¿étude des sarcomes est novatrice - « creating the modern concept of sarcoma » (Haas) -. La leçon 25 sur les tumeurs vasculaires est également remarquable. Virchow crée dans cet ouvrage les termes « tératome », « cellule géante » et « cellule géante mutinucléée ». Provenance prestigieuse : Edouard Kirmisson (1848-1927), qui commença ses études de médecine à Nantes et les acheva à Paris, devint professeur de clinique chirurgicale des maladies des enfants à Trousseau puis aux Enfants-Malades. Il fut le premier président de la société française d¿orthopédie et membre de l¿Académie de médecine. cf. Haagensen. An exhibit of important books, papers, and memorabilia illustrating the evolution of the knowledge of cancer. Amer. J. Cancer, 1933, p. 80, n° 56 ; Rather (The genesis of cancer) , pp. 135-137 ; N.Haas. Rudolf Virchow (1821-1902). A short overview of his work in dermatology. Am. J. Dermatopath, 1989, 11, 270-275. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Histoire naturelle de Lacepede comprenant les cetaces, les quadrupedes ovipares, les serpents et les poissons. Nouvelle edition precedee de L'eloge de Lacepede par Cuvier avec des notes et la nouvelle classification de M. A.-G. Desmarest.

      Paris: Furne, Jouvet et Cie, 1867. - Large octavo, two volumes,1310 pp.,36 handcoloured engraved plates. Early brown calf and marbled boards, all edges coloured, a few inoffensive spots, otherwise a handsome copy. This edition of Histoire naturelle de Lacepede was first published in 1856 and "the many subsequent volumes and editions [of treatises on vertebrates based on Cuvier and Desmarest] by this author follow Buffon and his teachings" (Casey Wood p. 424). The handsome plates by Edouard Travies ". one of the finest painters at work in the first half of the 19th century" (Jackson Dictionary of Bird Artists of the World p. 467) cover the following subjects: volume one, whales five plates, reptiles and batrachians 15 plates, fish four plates; volume two, fish twelve plates. BM(NH) p. 1041; Casey Wood p. 424. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        HISTORIA GENERAL DE ESPAÑA. 8 TOMO Y UN APENDICE EN 8 VOLUMENES.

      - Madrid, 1867-1869. Edita M Rodríguez y Comp. Editores. Holandesa piel casera con dorados en lomera, 20x14 cm (corto de margen). Ilustrado con 26 láminas litográfica de la que faltan 3. Firma anterior propietario. 10442 pp + 1 hoja. HISTORIA DE ESPAÑA

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        Zoological Sketches by Joseph Wolf. Made for the Zoological Society of London, from animals in their vivarium, in the Regent's Park. Explanatory text by D.W. Mitchell and Philip Lutley Sclater.

      London: Henry Graves & Company, 1861-1867. - 2 volumes. Folio (20 x 13 4/8 inches). Letterpress title-pages, list of subscribers. Additional mounted hand-coloured lithographic title-pages printed by Vincent Brooks, and 100 fine hand-coloured lithographic plates, drawn on stone by Joseph Smit after the drawings of Joseph Wolf, each plate cut to the edge of the image and mounted on thin card in imitation of a watercolour, with the caption printed in gilt lettering beneath, as issued. Contemporary half maroon morocco, purple cloth, gilt, all edges gilt (extremities scuffed, edges of cloth lifting, unevenly faded). "WITHOUT EXCEPTION, THE BEST ALL-ROUND ANIMAL PAINTER THAT EVER LIVED" (Sir Edwin Landseer) First edition, with the revised and final text by Philip Lutley Sclater. The plates were originally issued monthly with an accompanying temporary text for parts I-VII written by David William Mitchell, secretary to the society. On Mitchell's death in 1859, Sclater completed the work, selecting the subjects and writing both the initial letterpress and then the final published text, as here, which was issued with the thirteenth and final part. The work was commissioned by the Council of the Zoological Society in 1852, to provide "an accurate artistic record of the living form and expression of the many rare species of animals which exist from time to time in the menagerie". The council chose Wolf, already well-known for his work for the ornithologist Rüpell and Gould's "Birds of Great Britain". Originally from Prussia, Wolf's paintings of wild animals are renowned for their spectacular use of colour: pinks, blues, and greens; for the astonishing realism of feet, fur, and feather texture; and for their detailed backgrounds, which often include smaller but still perfectly painted and fully animated. As a young man he was apprenticed to Gebrüder Becker, lithographers at Koblenz, where he was employed as designer, principally of trade circulars. A chance meeting with Eduard Rüppell, the ornithologist and explorer, "gave him an introduction to the director of the grand ducal natural history museum at Darmstadt, Johann Kaup. Wolf obtained employment in Darmstadt as a lithographer with the publisher Ernst Kern, and in his free time worked for Rüppell, executing drawings for Rüppell's "Systematische Uebersicht der Vögel Nord-Ost-Afrikas" (1845). He was subsequently given illustrative work for Hermann Schlegel and H. Wulverhorst's "Traité de fauconnerie" (1844), but an attack of ague forced his return to Darmstadt, where he attended the art school, going in 1847 to study at the Antwerp Academy. In February 1848, as revolution spread across the continent, Wolf went to London at the invitation of David William Mitchell, secretary of the Zoological Society of London. There he assisted Mitchell with a British Museum-based project, illustrating Robert Gray's "Genera of Birds" (1844-9); afterwards he assisted John Gould with illustrations for "Birds of Great Britain" (1862-73). Two books may be considered especially his, though he did not write the text: "Zoological Sketches" [as here], issued in two series (1861 and 1867), and "Life and Habits of Wild Animals", with letterpress by D. G. Elliot (1874); the latter was reissued in 1882 as "Wild Animals and Birds: their Haunts and Habits" (Clemency Thorne Fisher for DNB).Anker 539; Fine Bird Books (1990) p.158; Nissen IVB 1012; BM(NH) V,p.2349; Wood p.633. For more information about this book, or a warm welcome to see it and other books in our library at 72nd Street, NYC, please contact Kate Hunter, M.A. Oxon, in the Rare Book Department [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Dictionnaire de Pomologie contenant l'histoire, la description, la figure des fruits anciens et des fruits modernes les plus généralement connus et cultivés

      Angers, impr., Paris 1867 - Folio. 6 vols. (Vol. I: 1 retrato, 615 p.; v. 2: 774 p.; v. 3: 448 p.; v. 4: 880 p.; v. 5: 399 p.; v. 6: 331 p., todos con ilustraciones. Media piel, nervios, tejuelo, adornos dorados. Corte superior pintado. Cubierta original. Completísimo diccionario hortícola, que estudia todas las especies conocidas de frutos y frutales, con la descripción de cada fruto, siempre acompañado de su representación gráfica. También comprende observaciones sobre los nombres y los sinónimos más corrientes de cada uno, sus méritos y defectos, las apreciaciones inexactas que se le han atribuido, y consejos sobre la manera de adquirir cualidad y prolongar su duración. Agricultura. Horticultura. Botánica. Agriculture. Horticulture. Botany.

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        The Last Chronicle of Barset

      London: Smith, Elder and Co., 1867. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. A Very Good copy of the first edition in book form of this famous Trollope novel, in the Publisher's original blue cloth with the front boards blind stamped and gilded and with the spines gilded as well, bound from the original Parts. This copy shows rubbing to the corners and common wear and chipping to the spine overhangs, and general edge rubbing. The front joint (interior) of Volume I is cracked at the top portion thereof beween the frontis and its adjoining page and the last page of text in Volume I is browned but remains quite legible. The pages rather clean bright and the plates have been bound without tissue guards. The Last Chronicle of Barset was first published in 32 weekly Parts. Some buyers would collect the Parts issue and then have the sheets bound in the Publisher's cases. This is such a case, bound from the Original Parts (not from the later-issued sheets which were for use only in bound sets). Sadleir notes two states for the Parts issue (as here bound in the cases). In this set, Volume I shows the title page in the second state (otherwise, the first and second states identical), the title page of Volume II shows characteristics which do not match either state, showing a characteristic said to be exclusive to the first state as well as a characteristic said to be exclusive to the second state, the Table of Contents is second state, and the text and illustrations are first state. In Volume II, on page 298 at line 21, the third word reads "Crawley", an error later corrected to read "Toogood". The Last Chronicle of Barset is the sixth and last of Trollope's famed Barsetshire Novels and the novel of which in his Autobiography he stated "I regard this as the best novel I have written. I was never quite satisfied with the development of the plot, which consisted in the loss of a cheque, of a charge made against a clergyman for stealing it, and of absolute uncertainty on the part of the clergyman himself as to the manner in which the cheque found its way into his hands." A Near Fine to Fine copy and rather uncommon when in a condition as nice as is this copy.

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        London and its Environs

      Southampton: Ordnance Survey. 1867 & 1873.. Folding map of London dissected and mounted on linen, presented in two parts each measuring c. 66 x 56 cm, i.e. c. 66 x 112 cm if joined, showing the extents from Waltham Cross down to Epsom and Gravesend across to Windsor, all richly geologically coloured according to the strata with a key to the side margins, each part folding between original green cloth covers with Stanford's labels to the upper cover bearing handwritten titles, marbled paper to the folded end sections and inner covers, two small old marginal notes to the eastern part. Very good condition. Hyde, 52, (7).

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        13 Original-Photographien von Eingeborenen und der Landschaft Trinidad.

      Trinidad, Morin, o. J... 13 einzelne Albumin-Abzüge. Ungebunden.. Felix Morin, ein damals preisgekrönter Photograph, eröffnete sein Photostudio 1867 auf Trinidad. (Felix Morin was an established Photographic Business in 1869. Award winning photographer in Trinidad. 10 Photographien auf Trägerkarton montiert. (Format ca. 11.5''X 4'). Diese verso von Hand betitelt, z.a.B.: Govenors Palace & Botanic Gardens in Trinidad - Hindus landing at Trinidad from India - Sugar Cane in Blossom - Mavaras Fall-Port of Spain - Coconut Tree, weitere, allerdings mit schwer lesbarer Beschriftung. - 3 Kleinbild-Photographien zeigen Eingeborenen-Frauen (Format ca. 6'' X 4'').

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        Signed Presidential Pardon

      Washington, 1867. unbound. 1 page, 8.5 x 11 inches, Washington, February 12, 1867. Partially printed presidential pardon signed in full by the 17th President of the United States, in part: "I hereby authorize and direct the Secretary of State to affix the Seal of the United States to a warrant for the unconditional pardon of...dated this day and signed by me and for so doing this shall be his warrant..." Slight tears and a paper clip imprint on the top edge; very good(-) condition.

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        The Nile Tributaries of Abyssinia, and the Sword Hunters of the Hamran Arabs

      London: Macmillan & Co.,, 1867,. Octavo (215 × 189 mm). Recent half calf, old marbled boards, red morocco label. Double portrait engraved frontispiece, 2 coloured maps, one full-page the other folding, and 23 plates. Some foxing front and back, light toning throughout, occasional spotting, folding map a little weakened on the folds, but overall a very good copy. First edition; the important adjunct to Baker's book on the Albert N'yanza. "His prowess in the field won for him the friendship and admiration of the Hamran Arabs, themselves mighty hunters. He explored other tributaries of the Atbara, including the Bahr-er-Salam and the Angareb, and followed up the course of the Rehad to its confluence with the Blue Nile. Thence he marched to Khartoum, where he arrived on 11 June 1862. The value of the work of exploration during this fourteen months' journey and of the observations proving the Nile sediment to be due to the Abyssinian tributaries was publicly recognised by Sir Roderick Murchison [q.v.] , president of the Royal Geographical Society. Baker had also during the period gained for himself experience as an explorer, mastered Arabic, and acquired the use of astronomical instruments" (DNB). Czech remarks on Baker's preference for a "four-barrelled muzzle loading 10-bore" as his "regular battery", while describing the present work as "A classic of exploration and big game hunting".

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        Fathers and Sons

      Leypoldt & Holt, 1867-01-01. Hardcover. Good. First American edition, first printing. New York: Leypoldt and Holt, 1867. 248 p + 4 p of ads at rear. Translated by Eugene Schuyler. Green cloth with gilt lettering and monogram on front cover.(Correct first in the English language as well.) Good condition. Clean text and sturdy binding. Binding has been professionally repaired, endpapers replaced, with new head and tail cloth. First 50 pages or so wrinkled, binding slightly canted, bumped corners with exposed tips, bubbling to cloth at rear. Moderate foxing throughout. Small erased pencil mark on catalog facing title page. Quite rare. The first appearance of Turgenev's best-known novel, perhaps the first modern Russian novel. It was largely responsible for popularizing Russia's remarkable contemporary literature abroad.

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        RACCOLTA DI N. 50 VEDUTE ANTICHE E MODERNE DELLA CITTA' DI ROMA E SUE VICINANZE INCISE DA MOREL, ACQUARONI, PARBONI, ED ALTRI CELEBRI BULINI.:

      F. d'Atri,, Roma 1867 - (Codice TU0947) In 8º formato album (28x43,5 cm) 50 vedute incise in rame con didascalie in italiano e francese. Brossura editoriale un po' usata, frontespizio in rame con bella vignetta ripetuto alla copertina. Dimensioni delle incisioni: 23,5x18,5. Lievi gore marginali alle prime tavole, qualche segno del tempo ai grandissimi margini bianchi: minime ingialliture, bordi lievemente usurati, accenni di orecchie. Perfettamente conservate le belle vedute incise. Euro 500 ~~~ SPEDIZIONE IN ITALIA SEMPRE TRACCIATA ~ Tutti i libri subito disponibili. Descrizioni precise, consegna rapida con imballaggio solido. All books are in stock in fine conditions or described meticulously. Very safe packaging ~

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        Les Clavecinistes De 1637 à 1790

      HEUGEL et Cie Éditeurs Paris, Ménestrel, 2bis Rue Vivienne 1867 - Recueil complet de 16 portraits des Illustres Clavecinistes (FRESCOBALDI, HÄNDEL, MOZART, SCHOBERT, CRAMER.) de 1637 à 1790 accompagnés d'un abrégé historique de la musique (détaillant notamment les mouvements) et de 2 frontispices. Illustré par HEUGEL & Cie Editeurs Très bon état du livre, une tache récurrente laissée par l'humidité sur la page, reliure fragile. Format 29 x 44cm [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Divine Comedy. In Three Volumes: Inferno; Purgatorio; Paradiso

      Ticknor and Fields, 1867. Hardcover. Very Good. Boston: Ticknor & Fields, 1867. First Longfellow translation. First Edition thus, First Printing. Volume II and III are in Very Good condition. Volume I is in Fair condition, with a split in the cloth at the rear gutter, leaving the rear hinge very, very fragile and the rear board in danger of becoming detached. All volumes show wear at spine ends, with chipping to top ends, with a chip that appears glued back onto the top of the spine on Volume III. Light scuffing to boards, light edge wear. Bumped corners. Gilt lightly rubbed, but still rather sharp.

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        Omaha Nebraska, 1867, Looking North from Forest Hill

      St. Louis: Gast, Moeller & Co., 1867. THE FIRST CITY VIEW OF OMAHA Hand colored lithograph Sheet size 19" x 31" The site of Omaha first entered the written record in 1804, when Meriwether Lewis and William Clark camped on the Omaha plateau while exploring the newly acquired Louisiana Purchase. Some years later, a licensed Indian trading post was established there. The town was formally laid out in 1854 and named for an Indian tribe that had originally occupied the region. . Book.

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        [COLLECTION OF 56 STEREOSCOPIC PHOTOGRAPHIC VIEWS FROM WATKINS' PACIFIC COAST SERIES, PRINCIPALLY DEPICTING SCENES IN YOSEMITE]

      San Francisco. 1867 [copyright date].. 56 stereoscopic albumen prints by Watkins, on original yellow card mounts (3 1/4 x 6 3/4 inches), with his 429 Montgomery Street address. Very good. In a modern half morocco and cloth box. Carleton Watkins was one of the finest 19th-century landscape photographers. The magnificence of the Yosemite Valley was unknown to settlers until 1849 and it remained so until Watkins brought photographic images of its extraordinary beauty to the public. Watkins' vistas of a serene and underpopulated land demonstrated the ideal harmony between man and nature. "The controlled grandeur of his views of the sublime is encoded not only with classical ideals of simplicity, geometry, and measure but also with a perception of the West as the primordial theatre of an authentically American place" - THE WAKING DREAM. These photographs helped clinch the notion that Yosemite was a relic of Eden in North America. Although Watkins is best known for his mammoth plate photographs, his work was also published as stereoscopic views. In July of 1861, Watkins first traveled to Yosemite equipped with a stereoscopic camera, taking 100 stereoscopic negatives. He returned to Yosemite between 1865 and 1866 which yielded an additional 300 stereoscopic negatives. The present collection includes fifty images of Yosemite (eleven from the first series taken in 1861, and thirty-nine from the second series taken between 1865 and 1866), as well as five images in San Francisco (including three Cliff House views; a July 4, 1864 image of Montgomery Street; and a view from Telegraph Hill), and an additional image of the entrance to the New Almaden, California mine. The collection is from an unusually early period, with the images on Watkins' yellow card mounts with his Montgomery Street address (images printed subsequently would be on orange cards and a different address post-1871). The stereoviews present here were printed between 1867 and 1868, with many including notice of his Paris International Exposition medal on verso. Photographic historian Peter Palmquist has noted: "As a landscape photographer Watkins is best remembered for his pictures of Yosemite. Not only did he achieve many of his artistic successes there, but Yosemite also became more widely known and appreciated because of his eloquence and vision." THE WAKING DREAM, GILMAN PAPER COMPANY COLLECTION, p.124. Peter Palmquist, CARLETON E. WATKINS, PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE AMERICAN WEST (Albuquerque, 1983).

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        GOOD COOKERY ILLUSTRATED

      Published by Richard Bentley, 1867. 1st edition.. Hardback. Very Good. Very good condition with no wrapper. And Recipes Communicated by the Welsh Hermit of the Cell of St. Gover With Various Remarks on Many Things Past and Present. vi + 482 pages. B/w frontis plus 11 b/w plates. Rebound in modern brown cloth with gilt title to spine. Plate I is stained and some light staining to some other plates. Otherwise contents are very good indeed. [S]

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        Epistle to \"Boz\"

      DICKENS, Charles. An Epistle to \"Boz\". Alias Charles Dickens. By Zedekiah Comitatus, M.P.E.C. Skaggaddahunk: Scantlewood, Timberlake & Co. Printers to the North River Society, 1867.Originally issued in wrappers, now rebound in half black cloth over floral cloth, gilt-stamped on spine. Top edge gilt. Some expected foxing throughout. Near fine. This is a satire on Dickens with a ficitious author and a fictitious place of publishing.HBS 66262.$1,000

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        The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

      London: Bell & Daldy,, 1867. 7 volumes, octavo (175 x 112 mm). Contemporary full tan calf, raised bands to spines, brown morocco labels, titles and decorations to compartments gilt, double frames to boards and medallion centrepiece to front board gilt, marbled edges and endpapers. 3 engraved frontispieces, one portrait and 2 folding maps. Bookplate of Christopher Teesdale to front pastedowns. Spine slightly darkened, extremities a bit rubbed, light scuff marks to boards, minor nicks to tops of joints, mild foxing to flyleaves. Otherwise an excellent set. Handsomely bound complete set of Gibbson's most important work, first published between 1776 and 1788.

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        HISTOIRE DES BAROMETRES ET MANOMETRES ANEROIDES - BIOGRAPHIE DE LUCIEN VIDIE, INVENTEUR DU BAROMETRE ET DU MANOMETRE ANEROIDES. Signed copy.

      Paris E. Dentu, 1867.FIRST EDITION 1867, INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. French text, 8vo, approximately 255 x 165 mm, 10 x 6½ inches, mounted photograph of Vidie as frontispiece, a few text illustrations, 408 pages plus 1 (Contents table), bound in contemporary half morocco, marbled sides, gilt dividing lines, raised bands with gilt rules and gilt lettering to spine, gilt top edges, marbled endpapers, silk marker. Very slight rubbing to 3 raised bands, upper corners slightly worn, frontispiece expertly reinserted on a tab, offsetting on title page, occasional slight pale foxing including on title page. Binding tight and firm. A very good copy of a scarce book. Born in Nantes (France), Lucien Vidie (1805 - 1866) began his career as a lawyer but soon turned to engineering, particularly the design of steam engines. The study of manometers awakened his interest in barometers. In c. 1844, he built and patented an efficient aneroid barometer. The instrument, however, did not meet with immediate success in France so he turned to the English market, where he was more fortunate. Auguste Laurant the author has inscribed the half - title: "Offert a M. Emil Gautier. Aug. Laurant 17 D. 67". MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        Eigentlicher Entwurff eines weißgelblichten und kalchichten Steins, welcher bey einem steurischen Emigranten, Herrn H.A.P.F.z.N. . . . im Monat Martio ao. 1654. dessen eusserliche und innerliche gestalt allhier vor augen gestellet wird.[Nuremberg], Georg Walch, [1654/55]. Folio (20.5×16 cm). Engraved flier reporting the surgical removal of a growth from a nobleman's elbow, with 2 illustrations (each about 2.5×6 cm), of the exterior and the interior of the growth after removal, engraved by Georg Walch. Mounted on an 18th-century (?) piece of paper.

      Drugulin, Historischer Bilderatlas, II (1867), 2399; C.G. Müller, Verzeichnis von Nünbergischen topographisch-hitorischen Kupferstichen und Holzschnitten (1791), p. 205. An rare engraved print (an illustrated flier or Flugschrift) reporting the surgical removal of a large calciferous growth from the elbow of Hans Adam Praunfalcken (1604-1655), Freyherrn zu Neuhaus. The illustrations of the removed growth's exterior and interior are apparently original size and have bars indicating the three dimensions (4.8×2.2×1.6 cm): it weighed, together with some smaller pieces, 1.5 Lot (more than 26 grams). Besides the title and the captions for the two illustrations, the flier includes a two-line Latin epithet and a 4-line German verse. With a violet ink stamp in the foot margin and on the back of the backing paper ("Sammlung Hans Hopf"). With the margins trimmed approximately to the plate edge without affecting the texts or images. There is a faint stain along the let edge, but the flier is otherwise in very good condition.

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