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        Histoire du chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut

      Lemerre, Paris 1870 - Un volume in-12 plein maroquin blond mosaïqué. Plats décorés d'éventails doés en écoinçon, d'un large encadrement ornés de petits fers dorés en spirales et réservant un compartiment central quadrilobé ; dos à nerfs très orné, pièces de titre brune et de date verte ; large dentelle intérieure ; toutes tranches dorées ; couvertures et dos conservés ; étui. Reliure pastiche du XVIIIe siècle signée de Cuzin.L'un des 50 exemplaires sur Chine, illustré d'un portrait par Bracquemont, en deux états, d'un frontispice et 4 figures de Chauvet et auxquels ont été ajoutés un ensemble de 43 pièces : 1) La suite complète des 8 figures de Gravelot et Pasquier de l'édition de Paris 1753, épreuves remontées au format. 2) La suite complète des 8 figures de Lefèbvre gravées par Coiny de l'édition de Didot de 1797, épreuves remontées au format. 3) Trois portraits de Prévost, dont un ancien remonté et deux gravés sur acier. 4) Six dessins originaux aux crayons aquarellés, non signés daté du XIXe siècle, représentant les portraits des personnages du roman. 5) La suite des 2 vignettes de titre et 3 figures de Desenne sur Chine en deux états, dont l'eau forte pure (sauf une figure en un état) de l'édition de Lequien 1827. 6) La suite de quatre figures de Desenne gravée sur acier par Leroux et Pigeot en deux états, l'eau forte pure et avant la lettre sur Chine. Superbe et unique exemplaire. // One volume, 12mo, full light brown morocco, a richly ornate mosaic contemporary binding, original covers bound in, all edges gilt (Cuzin). One of the 50 copies printed on rice paper extra-illustrated with various suites, original drawings and engravings in different states. Very nice and unique copy wonderfully bound. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Le Scriptorium d'Albi]
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        THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD

      Chapman and Hall, London 1870 - Octavo. In first issue binding. [i-v]vi-vii[viii], [1]2-190, (2)pp. list of Dickens' works., 32pp. publisher's catalog, bound in publisher's first issue green cloth lettered and decorated in black and gilt, yellow endpapers, thirteen plates by Fildes, including the vignette title and a frontispiece portrait of Dickens. Previous owner's bookplates ( RM and Marshall R. Anspach). Minor wear to spine ends. A very good copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Charles Parkhurst Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments, according to the authorised version. With Illustrations by Gustave Doré

      London: Cassell & Company, [c.1870]. 4to, x, (vi), 1004, (2), 323, (1) pp. Frontispiece and numerous full page engravings, the "Family Register" pages at the front inscribed with a series of 20th century dates. Contemporary gilt decorated black morocco, a.e.g., titled "Dore's Bible" to both spine and upper cover. A handsome copy.

      [Bookseller: Bow Windows Bookshop]
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        The Little Match Girl

      Charleston (1870): Fogartie's Book Depository. First Edition. Original Wraps. 12mo, 20 pages, all edges gilt; original pink printed wrappers. Illustrated by the author, in black and white. Light toning to text; a very good copy, with light soiling to the pink wrappers. No copies appear in the auction record.

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        Bauerhof mit Stadt am Horizont. [Signierter Original-Farbholzschnitt / signed original colored woodcut].

       Emil Orlik geboren 1870 in Prag, gestorben 1932 in Berlin. Original-Farbholzschnitt auf Japanpapier von Emil Orlik signiert. Um 1896-1899. Maße Blatt: 9,5 x 15,5 cm. Maße Platte/Abbildung: 4,6 x 12,6 cm. Hinter einfachem Passepartout fixiert. Sehr gutes Exemplar. Signed original woodcut on japanese paper by Emil Orlik from about 1896-1899. Measure sheet: 9,5 x 15,5 cm. Measure plate: 4,6 x 12,6 cm. Fine condition. Versand D: 4,90 EUR Original-Holzschnitt / original woodcut; Signatur, signiert / signature, signed copy

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Lenzen GbR]
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        Rottenburg a.d.Laaber. Gesamtansicht mit Burg.

      München, ca 1870 - Orig. farbige Lith. von C.A. Lebschee / Obpacher, 30 x 41 cm, bis an den Rand beschnitten, ---kaum sichtbar Knippspur ganz links an Rand +++Antiquariat seit über 25 Jahren+++

      [Bookseller: Der ANTIQUAR in LAHR, Werner Engelmann]
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        DICKENS Charles 1812 1870 Writer

      

      [Bookseller: Maggs Bros. Ltd. ]
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        DICKENS Charles 1812 1870 Novelist

      

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        Motifs historiques d'Architecture et de Sculpture d'ornement. 2 volumes.

      Paris, Ducher et Cie 1870 - Par M. César Daly Architecte du Gouvernement. Pour la composition et la décoration extérieure des Édifices publics et privés. Choix de Fragments empruntés à des Monuments français du commencement de la Renaissance à la fin de Louis XVI. Bibliothèque de l'Architecture. Série des Études d'Architecture historique. 2 volumes. Portes - Panneaux sculptés - Fenêtres - Chambranles - Lucarnes - Oeil-de-boeuf - Niches - Corniches - Mascarons - Balustres - Amortissements divers - Vases - Fontaines - Vasques - Clefs ornées - etc. etc. etc. - Sculptures d'ornement en marbre, pierre, bois, plomb, bronze, etc. Par M. César Daly. Paris, Librairie Générale de l'Architecture & des Travaux Publics, Ducher & Cie. - 1870 - 44 pages de texte et 197 planches (montées sur onglets). Complet & Contrôlé. Reliure demi-chagrin rouge de l'époque. Dos à nerfs avec pièce de titre et de tomaison noires. Dos, coiffes et coins frottés. Rares rousseurs marginales. Bon état. Forts volumes. Format in-folio (45x33). Précurseur de Viollet-le-Duc, César Daly (1811-1894) a essentiellement oeuvré à la restauration de la cathédrale Sainte-Cécile d'Albi1, de 1843 à 1877, en tant qu'architecte diocésain. Il est nommé membre de la Commission des Arts et Édifices religieux en 1848. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Livres et Collections]
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        Catalogue des Livres rare et précieux manuscrits et imprimés faisant partie de la Librairie de L Potier

      Three vols. bound in two. 8vo, orig. printed wrappers bound in cont. half-morocco & marbled boards, spines gilt, t.e.g., others uncut. Paris: 1870-72-82. The sale catalogue of the stock and private collection of Antoine-Laurent Potier (1806-81), one of the greatest Parisian booksellers of the 19th century. He started his career in 1831 and retired in 1872. Bound in this set is the author index which includes anonymous works followed by the printed price list for the first sale (none were printed for the later sales). The second and third catalogues have been priced throughout in a contemporary hand. In total, 6052 lots. Also present is Adolphe Labitte's four-page obituary notice of Potier. A fine and handsome set, which contains contemporary MS. annotations identifying the provenance, both before and after, of numerous items. .

      [Bookseller: Jonathan A. Hill, Bookseller, Inc.]
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        Ot N'iu lorka do San Frantsisko I obratno v Rossiiu (From New York to San Francisco and Back to Russia, in 7 separately bound issues 4-6, 8, 9, 11, & 12 of Zarya),

      St Petersburg, 1870. First printing. Very Good. OGORODNIKOV, Pavel I. [also: Afanasy Fet, Fyodor Tyutchev, etc.] Ot Niu lorka do San Frantsisko I obratno v Rossiiu (From New York to San Francisco and Back to Russia, in 7 separately bound issues 4-6, 8, 9, 11, & 12 of Zarya), St Petersburg, 1870. 7 volumes Octavo. First Printing. The first printings of separately issued articles in the Russian journal, Zarya. Each issue bound separately, along with numerous other articles,poetry, and literary gems, including a publication of Shakespeares Othello in Russian as well as some first printings of poems by Fyodor Tyutchev, Afanasy Fet, and others. Pavel Ivanovich Ogorodnikov (1837-1884) studied in the Cadet Corps. Upon graduation he was commissioned as an ensign in the 6th Infantry Batallion in Warsaw. In the late 1860s, after serving a year in prison in the Warsaw Citadel, he traveled to the West, eventually making his way to the United States. His journeys were documented in 19th century Russian journals and newspapers. His shoestring budget travel stories were read by Dostoevsky among others (Marinova, M., Transnational Russian-American Travel Writing). Published initially in 7 issues of Zarya (April, May, June, August, September, November, & December). Later published as a single publication in 1872. No copies located. Scarce. Zarya ( , Dawn) was a Slavophile-oriented journal published from 1869 to 1872 in St Petersburg, Russia. Writers such as Tolstoy and Dostoevsky were published in various issues. CONDITION: Very good. Contemporary quarter leather with faded gilt to restored spines, marbled boards. Many issues with original wrappers bound in as well. Some wear to extremities, and pages spotted throughout. Former library stamps to title pages. Pagination is scattered and intermittent, but complete, as seems to be usual for 19th c. Russian Literary Journals. Very good. Scarce first printings of all 7 parts of Ogorodnikovs stories of budget travel in 19th century United States. CONDITION: Very good. Contemporary quarter leather with faded gilt to restored spines, marbled boards. Many issues with original wrappers bound in as well. Some wear to extremities, and pages spotted throughout. Former library stamps to title pages. Pagination is scattered and intermittent, but complete, as seems to be usual for 19th c. Russian Literary Journals. Very good. Scarce first printings of all 7 parts of Ogorodnikovs stories of budget travel in 19th century United States.PHOTOS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST

      [Bookseller: Eternal Return Antiquarian Bookshop]
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        Gesamtans.

      - Lithographie m. Tonplatte v. Frank n. C. Frühsorge, um 1870, 29,5 x 57 Dek. Panoramaansicht von Schwerin. Blick über den Schweriner See zur Stadt, rechts das Schloß. - Restauriert.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        The Mystery of Edwin Drood. With Twelve Illustrations by S. L. Fildes, and a Portrait.

      London, Chapman and Hall, 1870. - First edition. VII, (1), 190, (2) pp. & 12 plates & 1 portrait. Wrappers and advertisement preserved. Beautiful well preserved half morocco with five raised bands, spine richly decorated in gilt (Myers & Co, London). A bit sunned. Spine showing some minimal wear to bands and to the joints. Upper gilt edge, front and lower uncut. With the bookplate of Frederic S. Clarke. A very nice copy. Eckel p. 254. The original wrappers and advertisement to the seperate volumes are in very good condition and bound subsequently. Please ask us for (more) pictures if needed. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rönnells Antikvariat AB]
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        Histoire de Jeanne d `Arc., B.d.Charmettes, IV vols, 1817

      Brun de Charmettes, 1785-1870 - Histoire de Jeanne d `Arc., B.d.Charmettes, IV vols, 1817 Histoire de Jeanne d'Arc, : surnommée la Pucelle d'Orleans, by Le Brun de Charmettes, Philippe Alexandre, b. 1785 Published 1817 Topics Joan, of Arc, Saint, 1412-1431 Volume 1 Publisher Paris. : Arthus Bertrand. Pages 451 Vol.2 430 pp., vol.3 455 pp., vol. 4 468 pp. Language French 8°, clean print, scarce. HERE WITH PROMINENT PROVENANCE: HOFBIBLIOTHEK WITTELSBACH. Philippe-Alexandre Le Brun de Charmettes (1785–1870) was a French historian, poet, translator and official. De Charmettes was born in Bordeaux (France). He was appointed to the French Conseil d'État in 1810 and became a préfet (prefect) in the French department of Haute-Saône in 1830. A contributor to the literary magazine l’Abeille littéraire, created by Victor Hugo in 1821, he is mainly known for his successful efforts to rescue the figure of Jeanne d'Arc from partial oblivion and turn her into a national heroine. His interest for Joan came at a time when France was still struggling to define its new identity after the Revolution and the Napoleonic wars. The national ethos was in search of non controversial heroes. A staunch prop to King and country, Joan of Arc was an acceptable symbol to the monarchists. As a patriot and the daughter of commoners, she was seen as one prototype of the low-born volunteers (the soldats de l'an II) who had victoriously fought for revolutionary France in 1802 and as such could be claimed by the Republicans. As a religious martyr, she was also popular in the powerful Catholic community. De Charmette's Orleanide, today largely forgotten, was another attempt to magnify the national ethos as writers like Virgil (the Aeneid), or Camoens (the Lusiad) had done for Rome and Portugal. Significant works Histoire de Jeanne d'Arc (Histoire de Jeanne d'arc-Tome1 Tome2 Tome3 Tome4), Paris, Ed. Artus Bertrand, 1817, 4 volumes. (The story of Joan of Arc, known as the Maid of Orleans, based on her own statements, 144 depositions from eye-witnesses, and manuscripts in the Royal Library in the Tower of London.) L'Orléanide, Poème national en vingt-huit chants (The Orleanid, a national epic in 28 cantos), Paris, Ed. Artus Bertrand, 1821. Epitres politiques sur nos Extravagances , Paris, Ed. P. Dentu, 1831. 1804:Translation in French – Le Château de Néville (Novel) 1814:Translation in French – O'Donnel – MORGAN, Lady (Novel) 1817:Translation in French – La France (Re-edition augmentee) – MORGAN, Lady (Novel) from Wikipedia [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Collection of Early-19th Century Images of New York City's Central Park

      

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        The Earthly Paradise, A Poem (in four parts)

      F S Ellis, London, 1870. Mixed Editions. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 4-volume set (complete). .. Part 1, fifth edition. Part 2, fifth edition. Part 3, third edition. Part 4, first edition. Matching contemporary 3/4 leather bindings, worn and rubbed but overall very clean and tight. Spines in 6 compartent with gilt titles. Title engraving by Morris. Internally all volumes appear unread hence very clean and crisp. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Poetry; 19th century; Inventory No: 14016..

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        The Taj Mahal, viewed from the Jumna river.

      c. 1870 - Albumen print. Very good tonal range and in good condition, pasted on original album sleeve. Dimensions: 210 by 280mm. (8 by 11 inches).

      [Bookseller: Shapero Rare Books]
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        Türke. [Signierte Original-Bleistiftzeichnung / signed original pencil drawing].

       Emil Orlik geboren 1870 in Prag, gestorben 1932 in Berlin. Signierte Original-Zeichnung auf Japanpapier von Emil Orlik signiert und mit rotem Künstlerstempel versehen. Um 1910. Maße Blatt: 13,0 x 12,0 cm. Maße Abbildung: ca. 8,5 x 7,5 cm. Rückseitig Montagespuren, ansonsten sehr gutes Exemplar. Signed original pencil drawing by Emil Orlik on japanese paper, with red mark by the artist. Measure sheet: 13,0 x 12,0 cm. Measure plate: ca. 8,5 x 7,5 cm. Backside traces of mounting, otherwise nearly fine condition. Versand D: 4,90 EUR Original-Zeichnung / original drawing; Signatur, signiert / signature, signed copy

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        The Life of Douglas Jerrold

      1870. JERROLD, W. Blanchard. The Life of Douglas Jerrold. One volume bound in two. xvi, 324 pp. Illustrated with 104 portraits, views, plates, etc. 8vo., 183 x 119 mm, bound by Bayntun in three quarter dark green morocco and green cloth, spine faded to brown, spine compartments gilt, a.e.g. London: Bradbury, Evans and Co., [1870]. |~||~||~||~| Extra-Illustrated copy of this biography of the renowned man of letters Douglas Jerrold - journalist, playwright, biographer, and the founder of Punch Magazine - written by his son. This copy is illustrated with portraits of literary and other celebrities of (mainly) nineteenth- century England, plus numerous views and other plates, three scarce theatre playbills and eight contemporary manuscript letters. In all, this pair of volumes is highly representative of the Victorian Age. In addition to the portrait of Douglas Jerrold issued with the book, this copy also contains 48 portraits, including John Keats, Thomas Carlyle, S. T. Coleridge, Sir Walter Scott, Robert Browning, David Garrick, Robert Burke, Samuel Johnson, Charles Dickens, Ben Johnson, Harriet Martineau, Alexander Pope, Sir Francis Bacon, Robert Southey and William Makepeace Thakeray. It is further augmented with 41 views, including J. W. Turner's view of Rhodes engraved by William Finden, and 4 additional plates. Three rare playbills from performances at the Royal Theater, Covent Garden are bound in with the work. One of the playbills advertises the 1829 performance of Carlo Maria Von Weber's Oberon, the foot of which bears an advertisement for "An Opera, composed by Rossini" to be performed a week later, a reference to the London debut of William Tell. Also included are a announcements for a performance of Macbeth and "Roberts Moving Panorama: In Ten Compartments." The seven original autograph letters include notes by Pierce Egan, J. P. Harley, Thomas Chalmers, Lord Brougham, Sir Robert Peel, Sidney Smith and Joseph Hume. A unique and fascinating item, beautifully bound and in excellent condition.

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        Letters from the Battle-Fields of Paraguay

      London: Tinsley Brothers, 1870. First Edition. 8vo, pp xix, 491, with frontis engraving, title vignette, and folding map. In a simple modern binding of quarter leather and patterned boards. First signature appears to have been loose at some time (based on wear to fore edge of the two title pages) but binding is now qute sound, with minimal wear. Interior clean. Bookplate of English physician, inventor, and book collector George Merryweather laid in. Burton traveled from Santos, Brazil (where he was Consul) to Paraguay in order to observe and report of the Paraguayan War, which was fought between Paraguay and the "Triple Alliance" of Argentina, Brazil, and Uruguay in 1864-1870. Borba de Moraes I, p. 119; Penzer p. 84.

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        Album von Stuttgart mit Ansichten von Berg, Cannstadt, Esslingen und den Schwarzwaldbädern Teinach & Wildbad.

      Stgt Neff [ ] 1870 - Quer 8°. Mit 24 getönten lithogr. Tafn. v. R. Geissler. Flexibler Original-Halbleinenband GV I. 3, 140. Mit schönen Ansichten: Schloßplatz, Neues Schloß, Königsbau, Königsstraße, Altes Schloß, Schillerplatz, Marktplatz, Rosenstein, Wilhelma, Solitude, Hohenheim, versch. Kirchen u. a. - Einband etwas abgegriffen. Deckblatt mit kl. Eckabriß. Die Tafeln teils etwas braunfleckig. Gewicht (Gramm): 500

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        THE NATIONAL CAPITOL. A NEWSPAPER PRINTED AT HEADQUARTERS EVERY SATURDAY. DON'T SPEND YOUR MONEY FOR NAUGHT. REMEMBER THE OLD EX-SLAVE OF THE SOUTH [caption title].

      [Washington. ca. 1870]. - Broadside, 11 3/4 x 9 inches. Old fold lines. A few minor tears and losses at edges. Very good. Advertisement for the NATIONAL CAPITOL, a weekly newspaper printed in Washington, urging people to subscribe to the paper under the headline, "Don't spend your money for naught. Remember the old ex-slave of the South." This headline deceptively draws the reader in to find out that in the event that a bill is passed for pensioning former slaves, the paper promises to print it in full. Though no record of this paper was found by us, it claims to have been "published each and every week, and has been, five long years, right at the National Capitol, where all national legislation must first see the light". The marketing in this ad would imply an African-American readership. Future contributors are listed, "Rev. Campbell, Rev. Cage, Mr. Mallory, Mr. Wills, Captain Zediker and possibly Mr. Lawson," perhaps indicating that this is a prospectus for a potential paper, rather than an ad for an existing publication, despite claims of publication longevity.

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        THE BOOK OF FIELD SPORTS, AND LIBRARY OF VETERINARY KNOWLEDGE

      London Henry Lea no date circa 1870 - 2 volumes quarto 12x10 inches, handsomely leather bound in full period blue calf with twin leather lettering labels, raised bands and gilt tooled spines and boards. In good condition. Two titles, ii, 484, 520, xxiv pages and ILLUSTRATED WITH 73 LITHOGRAPH PLATES (5 hand coloured). Complete. Fascinating views of guns, rabbit, pheasant, duck, pigeon and grouse shooting, sporting dogs, birds, hunting with horses, coursing etc plus the 2 sort after plates of CRICKET AND TENNIS. Many of the plates with decorated borders. Volume two is entirely dedicated to the horse. Some marginal marks but predominantly an unusually attractive and clean copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Charles Russell, ABA, ILAB, est 1978]
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        Sulle alterazioni dei vasi del cervello. Studi del Dott. Camillo Golgi. Memoria onorato del prremio Grassi pel 1869 (Del Laboratorio di Patologia Sperimentale).

      - Bologna, Tipi Fava E Garagnani, 1870, 8°, 52 pp., feiner Halbledereinband. Extreme Rare offprint "Estratto dal Giornale la Rivist Clinica del 1870"! - - "This initial Observation was anything but trivial, because a neuron had never been seen before in its entirety." P. Mazzarello - - "It is difficult to imagine today the excitement that Golgi must have felt in observing for the first time nerve cells in their entirety and in extraordinary detail. One can guess the impact of a Golgi specimen on an observer of the 19th Century from the reaction of Cajal in 1887 when slides impregnated with the chromo argentic technique were shown to him by Luis Simarro Lacabra (Ramon y Cajal, 1989): they changed the course of his entire scientific life. Nothing of the kind had been seen before. In 1865, Deiters (his manuscript was published posthumously by his mentor Max Schultze) had reported that nerve cells had two types of processes: the "protoplasmic processes" (the term "dendrites" was introduced by W. His in 1889), so called because their cytoplasm had the same structure as that of the cell body, and the "nerve process", one per cell and light-refracting, that became the axis of a myelinated nerve fiber and was therefore named "Achsency-linder" by Rosenthal in 1839 (for all above references see Shepherd, 1991) and "cylindraxis" by English-speaking authors. The origin of the term "axon" was attributed to Kölliker by Lenhossek (Lenhossek, 1895). Non myelinated axons and their arborizations, however, had never been seen in the gray matter of the central nervous System and the protoplasmic processes soon lost their individuality as they merged into the structure less substance that seemed to fill the spaces between the neuronal cell bodies. - - Yet, anybody who has tried the Golgi method is aware of the difficulty in obtaining a well-impregnated section of nervous tissue. Most likely, Golgi's discovery began as an accidental Observation, possibly during his studies of the perivascular connective tissue of the brain or Virchow-Robin's spaces (1869-1870; Golgi, 1870 *), after immersing in silver nitrate a specimen stored in potassium dichromate (Müller's fluid) to stain the intercellular boundaries between endothelial cells (see Mazzarello, 2010). This initial Observation was anything but trivial, because a neuron had never been seen before in its entirety, and was probably followed by endless modifications of the technique, which is notoriously fickle. Furthermore, the very notion that only a few neurons were stained was counterintuitive, for the dyestuffs known at the time, such as carmine, would stain all cell nuclei. Golgi must have been concemed by the scarce reproducibility of the "black reaction" and, during his initial trials, must have developed the preoccupation with technical artifacts that tormented him throughout his life, became an Obsession with his pupils and a trait of the entire biomedical establishment of the University of Pavia during the first half of the past Century." Raviola, E., Mazzarello, P., The diffuse nervous network of Camillo Golgi: Facts and fiction, Brain Res. Rev., 66/1-2 (2011), pp.75-82 - - *) Golgi, C., 1870. Sulle alterazioni dei vasi linfatici del cervello. Rivista Clinica 9, 324-343. - Mazzarello, P., 2010. Golgi. A biography of the founder of modern neuroscience (Trans. A. Badiani and H. Buchtel). Oxford University Press, New York [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        GROUP OF THREE EARLY JAPANESE MILITARY OFFICER PHOTOGRAPHS: a.: Lieutenant Gener

      [Japan c. 1870's]. Three sepia-toned carte d'visite, each is. 5.5 x 8.5 cm., and then mounted on a larger card, very good,. toned as usual. QUITE SCARCE !. EARLY PHOTOGRAPHS OF FAMOUS JAPANESE MILITARY OFFICERS This is an unusual and RARE group of Japan's elite military officers. Seldom found, three early ca.1870's photographs of Japan's leading military officers. Each is studio posed, the officers are finely uniformed in full military dress uniforms with hip swords. Two wear white gloves. All three of these men were graduates of the Japanese Military Academy. * EACH OFFICER IS IDENTIFIED WITH HIS NAME ON THE BACK: a. Lieutenant General HASHIMOTO Katsutaro b. Major General MATSUMOTO Kana-e c. Lieutenant General HOSOKAWA Tadayasu * Each verso [back] shows a faint pencil name in Japanese Kanji, identifying each officer on the photograph. * CONDITION: Each photograph image is very clear, with the usual minor fading/toning, expected of an item made in the ca. 1870's. The verso [back side] are blank, except for the officer's names, lightly penciled in. Each card has rounded corners as issued by the photographer. All in all very nice examples. * Early sepia-toned photographs of Japanese military men are scarce and are seldom found. Even more rare, is to find them with the name of the person photographed! Therefore, identified photographs are again exceptionally obscure and RARE ! * Color scans can be sent by email. Images displayed may not always be the exact photo of the copy in stock for sale at any given time. If you want to see the exact image of the book or edition in stock today, please request this by email. . Photos of most of our books are posted to our .

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        The Mystery of Edwin Drood. With Twelve Illustrations by S. L. Fildes, and a Portrait.

      First edition. London, Chapman and Hall, 1870. VII, (1), 190, (2) pp. & 12 plates & 1 portrait. Wrappers and advertisement preserved. Beautiful well preserved half morocco with five raised bands, spine richly decorated in gilt (Myers & Co, London). A bit sunned. Spine showing some minimal wear to bands and to the joints. Upper gilt edge, front and lower uncut. With the bookplate of Frederic S. Clarke. A very nice copy.. Eckel p. 254. The original wrappers and advertisement to the seperate volumes are in very good condition and bound subsequently. Please ask us for (more) pictures if needed

      [Bookseller: Rönnells Antikvariat AB]
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        Journal of a Landscape Painter in Corsica.

      London, Robert John Bush. 1870 - Royal 8vo (7.75 x 10.75ins, 190 x 270mm) publisher's tan cloth, gilt, a little rubbed, carefully recased, a little rubbed. Half-title , pp xvi, 272 , 40 wood engraved text vignettes, map and 40 wood-engraved plates. Half-title and final couple of leaves slightly foxed. First Edition. Unable to solicit interest from his previous publishers, Lear eventually decided to self-publish and commissioned Bush to undertake the work. Lithography had proved too expensive and so with the exception of a very few, these illustrations were drawn on wood by Lear himself using his original sketches, and the engravings taken directly from those blocks. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Iconographie françoise. 162 portraits.

      Paris, Delpech Éditeur et Imprimeur en Lithographie vers 1870 - Ou Portraits des Personnes les plus illustres qui ont paru en France depuis François Premier (et quelques années avant) jusqu'à la fin du règne de Louis XVI. Une table chronologique des portraits sera publiée à la fin de l'ouvrage. (Manquante, n'a peut être jamais été publiée) François-Séraphin Delpech, né dans le quartier de Chaillot de Paris en 1778 et mort dans cette ville le 25 avril 1825, est un critique d'art, dessinateur et lithographe français célèbre pour ses portraits gravés de personnages historiques et contemporains de son temps. ÉDITION ORIGINALE. Paris, Delpech Éditeur et Imprimeur en Lithographie, Quai Voltaire N°3 - non daté (vers 1870). 162 portraits lithographiés, certains sont enrichis de la signature du personnage concerné. Complet & Contrôlé. Reliure demi-basane verte de l'époque signée Koehler en pied du dos. Dos lisse à faux nerfs à froid et titre doré. Rares pâles rousseurs. Dos légèrement insolé. Bon état. Format in-4°(27x19). 1ère Edition [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        GA aus der Vogelschau, "New - York".

      - Lithographie v. A. Gocht b. H. Trommer in Neu-Gersdorf, um 1870, 27 x 39

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        Deutsch-Georgenthal.

      o.O., ca.1870-1900. Mit inges. 151 mont. Original-Albuminphotographien nebst weiteren 4 beiliegenden. Lwd.d.Zt., 62 Papptafeln, 8° quer * Umfangreiches Leporello-Fotoalbum. Die Familie stammt aus Lößnitz/Erzgebirge, weiter werden genannt bzw. sind zu sehen: Familie Christoph Georg Heilmann, Holzwaaren-Fabrik C.H. Meyer, Mehl- und Brod-Niederlage W. Glöckner. Gezeigt werden alle Familienmitglieder, Feste, Turnverein, Grabstätten, Betriebe, Ortsansichten, Mietshäuser, Fabrikansichten etc. Ein einzigartiges fotohistorisches Dokument aus dem deutsch-böhmischen Erzgebirge. ** bestoßen, Gelenke an zwei Stellen durchgerissen. Versandkostenfreie Lieferung Erzgebirge + Deutsch-Georgenthal + Fotoalbum+ Deutsch-Böhmen + Bohemia + Sachsen +Krusne Hory

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        Oeuvres revues sur les manuscrits de l'auteur. I & II- De la liberté du travail. III- Notice d'économie sociale.

      - Paris, Guillaumin, 1870-1886. 3 volumes in-8, demi-maroquin acajou à grands coins soulignés de doubles filets dorés, dos jansénistes à 5 nerfs, tranches jaspées, xxxix, 594 p.; (4), 674 p. et xi, 680 p., portrait frontispice gravé. Rare et unique édition collective des oeuvres de Charles Dunoyer, publiée à titre posthume sur les manuscrits par son fils Anatole. L'ouvrage s'ouvre par un avertissement suivi d'un essai sur Dunoyer par Mignet. Contient: ‘De la Liberté du travail’, dans son édition définitive, l'ouvrage principal de Dunoyer et le couronnement de son œuvre (2 volumes) suivi de la première et unique édition collective des nombreux articles et contributions donnés entre 1817 et 1860. "Dans la tradition intellectuelle libérale qui va de J.-B. Say à Bastiat, Charles Dunoyer (1786-1862) est un chaînon majeur. Juriste, journaliste et économiste, il aura vécu au moins trois vies entièrement consacrées à la cause des idées de la liberté ( ). Si ses oeuvres et notamment son magnum opus ‘De la Liberté du Travail’, ne sont plus rééditées, son influence sur l'histoire des idées a été considérable. Formé par J.-B Say, collaborateur avec lui de ‘la Décade philosophique’, Dunoyer deviendra une référence centrale pour tous les économistes français du siècle, ainsi qu'une source continue d'inspiration pour les libéraux à travers le monde" (cf. L. Liggio, K. Brookes, ‘Charles Dunoyer et le libéralisme français’, 2014). (Say & Chailley, I, 750). Quelques rousseurs. La couverture et le dos du tome III ont été conservés. Bel exemplaire, frais, bien relié en maroquin acajou.

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        Engraved coloured map. The United States and the Relative Position of the Oregon and Texas.

      London, James Wyld, around 1870. - circa 41x 60 cm. 18 parts, folded and laid down on cloth in original slip-case with printed label Rare variant of the nice map showing the completed Pacific Railroad which was joined with the Central Pacific Railroad in 1869. Oklahoma is still called "Indian Territory". The editor Wyld calls himself "Geographer to her Majesty" on the map and on the l - Fine, crisp and with the slip-case. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        [SPECIMEN BOOK OF THE I.S. COVELL NURSERY OF ROSE, NEW YORK, CONTAINING 111 COLOR PLATES]

      Rochester, N.Y.: J.W. Thompson & Company, 1870. Contemporary calf, name of nursery stamped in gilt on cover, rebacked. Very good. A fine "tree-peddler's" sample book with a large range of images of various varieties of fruit, flowering plants, and trees available. Salesman's sample book for the I.S. Covell nursery in Rose, New York, containing 111 separate plates illustrating a wide variety of fruits and plants, such as apples, pears, cherries, and roses. The cover is stamped in gilt: "I.S. Covell. Rose, N.Y. No. 16." The plates are almost entirely printed with pochoir and stenciling, in a style typical of the early work of the Thompson firm, which was active from 1876 to 1891. Sample books such as this were used to market fruit trees and shrubs, displaying the handsome fruits in vibrant colors. They were typically made up uniquely for each nursery by the Thompson firm. A lovely example of the burgeoning nursery industry in Rochester and the accompanying color plate industry it created. Karl Sanford Kabelac "Nineteenth-Century Rochester Fruit and Flower Plates" in THE UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER LIBRARY BULLETIN (1982) Vol. XXXV, pp.93-114 (ref). AN OAK SPRING POMONA 65 (ref).

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        Victorian Middle East Photograph Album Assembled by J. Menderson

      [NP]: NP, [ca. 1870-90]. Hardcover. Very good. Oblong quarto album if full leather with name stamped in gilt on front board, newly rebacked. Thirty 10" by 8" images plus four 5" by 4" images, each protected by a tissue guard. Small nicks to the edges of the first image [Bay of Algiers] , else contents in fine condition. Menderson remains anonymous, but was most likely an American of financial means and leisure. Of the identified photographers work, four are those of Luigi Fiorillo's studio and three are of Bonfil's. A nice grouping of images detailing people and places beginning with Algeria, progressing to Egypt, and finally ending at the Wailing Wall in Palestine; of particularly interest is the portrait of the reclining 'Zora', attributed to Jean Geiser. Though fully clothed, reclined with cigarette in hand, the image would no doubt nibble at the prurient interest of the Victorian traveler.

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        Os musicos portuguezes. Biographia-bibliographia.

      Porto, Imprensa Portugueza, 1870. - Large 8°, recent half crimson morocco over marbled boards, original printed wrappers bound in. A fine, uncut, mostly unopened set. xxxvi, 289 pp., (1 l.); 308 pp., (2 ll.), 4 large folding tables. *** FIRST and ONLY EDITION of this essential reference work.*** [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Hand-addressed mailing envelope during the Indian War

      Fort Harker, KS, 1870. unbound. 3 x 5.25 inches, addressed by Custer to his wife, "Mrs. General Custer, Fort Riley, Kansas," bearing an affixed three-cent postage stamp, postmarked Fort Harker, Kansas, April 28th (1870). *The Kansas Historical Society reports that between May 3 - 15, 1870, General Custer and the remaining troops of the 7th Cavalry passed through Fort Harker on their way from Fort Leavenworth to Fort Hays, to engage the American Indians further west. Though they cannot pinpoint the exact dates it is possible that Custer arrived as early as the 28th of April (when this letter is postmarked) or had an advance party drop off this letter to be posted to his wife before his arrival. Whatever the circumstances, this was Custer's only documented appearance at Fort Harker (1870) and he left with the objective of pursuing the Indians in combat. Very good condition. United States Army officer and Cavalry Commander in the American Civil War and the American Indian conflicts.

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        1870 Wisden : Rebound without Covers

      Hi, This is a Wisden from the Adrian Ellis Collection. 1870 : Rebound without Covers This 1870 Wisden is bound in brown boards, it has one oddity to page 15 where a line is missing (please see the images), there are a few spots to the title page and a little bit of trimming to the top of the book but not close to the text.

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        Atlas zu Meyer s Conversations Lexikon.

      Leipzig u Wien Bibl Inst um 1870 - 47 Karten auf Doppelblättern, gr.- 8°, Glwd. ( ber., best. u. l. fl., m. Gebraussp.). Espenh. S.179, 3.1.2.4. - Laut Espenhorst war die Zusammenstellung zur Bindung durchaus individuell. - Einige, wenige Anmerkungen und Krakeleien von Kinderhand auf der Rückseite von Karten. Sonst guter Erhaltungszustand.

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        Egitto.

      Assieme di 54 fotografie, alcune delle quali firmate, raffiguranti l'Egitto ed in particolare del Canale di Suez, El Cairo, Alessandria; molte sono firmate ''Zangaki'' o ''Arnoux'' nel margine inferiore sinistro. S.d. ma 1865 ca., 1870 - 31 fotografie sono firmate da Zangaki, tranne la 51, firmata H. Arnoux. Alessandria: 1-Colonna di Pompeo. 2-Case sul fiume. 8-Statue de Mochamed Ali. 9-Giardini. 25-Vue generale. 26-Palais de Ras el Tin. 27-Donna Egiziana. Cairo: 3-Vue Generalle des Pyramides. 4-Palais de Choubrah 5-Giardini. 6-Palazzo di G. 7-Rue de Aladine. 10-Zicker fete arabe. 11-Tombeaux des kalifes. 13-Bambini a scuola. 14-Mamma che allatta. 22-Grotte de l'Esbeque. 23-Panorama Cittadella. 24-Palais d'Abdin. Fontaine de la Valide. 29 e 30-Donna Egiziana. 37-Porte de la Cittadelle. 38-Barbiere. 39-Avenue des Pyramides. 40-Palme ed abitanti locali. 51-Le Sphynx. 52-Ponte sul Nilo. 53-Navigazione sul Nilo. Suez: 15-Station. 16-Campement de Tereplain. 17-veduta. 18-Plan du canal Maritime. 19-Station de chemin de fer. 19-Porto. 21-Cannoni al porto. 47-Draga in avaria. 51-Explosion de la partie des machines. Firmata H. Arnoux. Luxor: 31-Ensemble avec obelisque. 32-Uomini egiziani su asini. 33-Transport anglais au canal. 34-Quai du Port Said. 35-Malabar passant la cuorbe d'el Guirs. 36-Uomini e cammelli nel deserto. Port Said: 41-Veduta. 42-Village arabe. 43-Temple de Ios. 44-Gare limite du sud. 45-Donna Egiziana. 54-Rue du commerce. Kantara: 46-Veduta. 48-Uomini in preghiera. Ismailia: 49-Ecluse a mont Ismailia. Di notevole interesse sono quelle raffiguranti la costruzione del Canale di Suez: nel 1856 fu approvato il progetto del tracciato di 161 km da Porto Said a Suez, che utilizzò in parte quello dell'italiano Luigi Negrelli. Gli scavi cominciarono nel 1859, terminando nel 1869. (Alcune fotografie sbiadite). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Album - "Flotte De Nos jours" - Beautifully Mounted Naval Lithographs

      France, 1870. France, circa 1870. A lovely album presentation of nineteenth century ships of the French Navy Fleet illustrated in lithograph, with a frontis scene and a French title page with gilt lettering. Oblong 8vo. contains 15 nautical lithographs compiled and neatly mounted on cardstock leafs by an unknown naval enthusiast who frames each image with manuscript lines. In an elegant early twentieth century binding, gilt tooled navy boards with four raised bands to spine, titled to front and spine, with a lovely nautical motif of gilt ships and anchors. Volume measures approximately 20 x 25 x cm. Very good condition, a pleasing nautical volume. Title: "Flotte de nos Jours" [Our Fleet Today] This work represents the revival of the French Navy after suffering greatly during the Revolution. With tireless effort and generous investment, during the nineteenth century, the French Navy not only recovered, but became the second finest in the world after the Royal Navy. Each flying the colours of France, mid-nineteenth century sailing vessels herein illustrated at sea include a frigate that may very well be the Napoléon (1850-1876), some ironclad battleships such as Gloire (1859) and Solférino (1859), examples of the Algésiras class steam ships of the line such as Redoutable (1857) and Borda (1864). We also find a singular example of an ocean-worthy was a three-masted wooden-hulled steam and sail and paddle frigate similar to Descartes. The Napoléon was a 90-gun ship of the line of the French Navy, and the first purpose-built steam battleship in the world. She is also considered the first true steam battleship, and the first screw battleship in history. . Very Good.

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        The Earthly Paradise, A Poem (in four parts)

      F S Ellis, 1870, Hardcover, Book Condition: Near Fine Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Mixed Editions. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 4-volume set (complete). .. Part 1, fifth edition. Part 2, fifth edition. Part 3, third edition. Part 4, first edition. Matching contemporary 3/4 leather bindings, worn and rubbed but overall very clean and tight. Spines in 6 compartent with gilt titles. Title engraving by Morris. Internally all volumes appear unread hence very clean and crisp. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Poetry; 19th century; Inventory No: 14016.

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