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        Bewick's Select Fables of Aesop and Others. In Three Parts. I. Fables Extracted from Dodsley"s. II. Fables with REflections in Prose and Verse. III. Fables in Verse. To which are prefixed The Life of Aesop, and An Essay Upon Fable by Oliver Goldsmith. Faithfully reprinted from the Rare Newcastle Edition published by T. Saint in 1784.

      London, Bickers and Son. 1871 - Bewick, Thomas. Bewick's Select Fables of Aesop and Others. In Three Parts. I. Fables Extracted from Dodsley"s. II. Fables with REflections in Prose and Verse. III. Fables in Verse. To which are prefixed The Life of Aesop, and An Essay Upon Fable by Oliver Goldsmith. Faithfully reprinted from the Rare Newcastle Edition published by T. Saint in 1784. London, Bickers and Son. 1871. 4to. Red morroco. Gilt decoration with black inlays. 5 raised bands, gilt decoration with black inlays, black and gilt title piece. Silk tricolour headbands. All edges gilt. Gilt inner dentils, marbled end papers. Frontis portrait, half title, title, preface vii-xxix, Life of Aesop xxx -xxxvi, Essay Upon Fable xxxvii -xl. Pp312. 142 fables most with at least one illustration by Bewick, within a red printed border. Skillful reback retaining original spine, inner hinges strengthened. All pages and illustrations in excellent order throughout. The skillful beauty of Bewick illustrations with the fables from nature including Ants and Grasshopper, Trees and the Bramble, Hounds in Couples, Mercury and Woodman, Dog and the Crocodile, Angler and Philosopher. A very attractive book. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Roz Hulse Ltd]
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        Atlas of Preble County Ohio

      C. O. Titus, Philadelphia 1871 - Second Edition. Hardcover. Folio (15.5"x12.5"). 49pp. 2 large folding maps. Brown cloth covered boards with black leather back strip. Front cover is stamped in blind with center gilt stamped title block. Atlas contains 24 colored maps and plans including a large folding map of Ohio and a United States Railroad map. Maps are clean and in good condition with occasional light scattered spots in the margins and blank sides. Slight edge wear at the bottom folds for the 2 folding maps. On the right front end sheet is an inscription "Sallie L. M. Kempel's Atlas of Preble County Ohio Presented by her Mother May 1884. Prymount Montgomery County Ohio - H H. Kempel July 20th, 1884 - Pearlie Brandenburg Troy, Miami County Ohio." On the back side of front end sheet is a large hand drawn illustration signed by H. H. Kempel. This Atlas was found with a number of ephemeral items inside includes: 16"x12" color lithograph Guardian Angel illustration. Illustration has edge wear;16"x10" 1874 Public Auction broadside. Broad side has edge wear and creases;1885 Musicale At The Opera-House, Monday Night, Feb 2, '85. Given by Mrs. D. W. Hughes' Music class Programme;17 page ledger;1885 9"x12" Almanac with color illustrated cover from the Brothers Drug Co. St. Louis1883-1884 Green Diary Almanac with the name Sallie Kempel written in pencil on cover;and a misc preprinted Attorney document. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        OFFICIAL TOPOGRAPHICAL ATLAS OF MASSACHUSETTS, FROM ASTRONOMICAL, TRIGONOMETRICAL, AND VARIOUS LOCAL SURVEYS

      Stedman, Brown & Lyon 1871 - Very nice atlas in original publishers black leather spine over decoratively stamped front and rear boards, front title in gilt, rear in blind. Front hinge cracked and just holding on, edges and corners rubbed. Interior is excellent with all maps near fine or fine. Those that are near fine just have a small black smudge/rub that could be from the pulling of the lithographs. All maps colored by hand and printed on one side and tipped into volume so even the two page maps are on one piece of paper. Great Boston map ! 94 pp plus business listings. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Atlas of Preble County Ohio

      Philadelphia: C. O. Titus, 1871. Philadelphia: C. O. Titus, 1871. Second Edition. Hardcover. Good. Second Edition. Hardcover. Folio (15.5"x12.5"). 49pp. 2 large folding maps. Brown cloth covered boards with black leather back strip. Front cover is stamped in blind with center gilt stamped title block. Atlas contains 24 colored maps and plans including a large folding map of Ohio and a United States Railroad map. Maps are clean and in good condition with occasional light scattered spots in the margins and blank sides. Slight edge wear at the bottom folds for the 2 folding maps. On the right front end sheet is an inscription "Sallie L. M. Kempel's Atlas of Preble County Ohio Presented by her Mother May 1884. Prymount Montgomery County Ohio - H H. Kempel July 20th, 1884 - Pearlie Brandenburg Troy, Miami County Ohio." On the back side of front end sheet is a large hand drawn illustration signed by H. H. Kempel. This Atlas was found with a number of ephemeral items inside includes: & & 16"x12" color lithograph Guardian Angel illustration. Illustration has edge wear;& 16"x10" 1874 Public Auction broadside. Broad side has edge wear and creases;& 1885 Musicale At The Opera-House, Monday Night, Feb 2, '85. Given by Mrs. D. W. Hughes' Music class Programme;& 17 page ledger;& 1885 9"x12" Almanac with color illustrated cover from the Brothers Drug Co. St. Louis& 1883-1884 Green Diary Almanac with the name Sallie Kempel written in pencil on cover;& and a misc preprinted Attorney document.

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        Autographed Letter Signed in French

      , 1871 1871. unbound. 2 pages (front and back), 8.5 x 5.25 inches, no place, September 22, 1871. Elegant letter signed "Cosima" by the daughter of Franz Liszt, second wife of Richard Wagner, and director of the Bayreuth Festival for 31 years. This letter thanks a friend for sending her clothing measurements and giving her carte blanche for both color and make of an item of clothing. She also writes that the children's maid has gone away leaving her to do the washing, hairdressing, clothing, playing, teaching, running up and down stairs like a rat ("...je lave, je coiffe, j'habille, je joue, j'enseigne, je cours comme un rat a travers les escaliers..."). She ends with a request for used foreign stamps for her daughter Loulou's collection. Natural folds; very good(+) condition.

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        THE HISTORY OF SAN JOSE AND SURROUNDING with Biographical Sketches of Early Settlers. Illustrated with Map and Engravings on Stone

      San Francisco: A. L. Bancroft & Co., 1871. San Francisco: A. L. Bancroft & Co., 1871. First edition. Hardcover. Mild wear to spine ends and corners, faint stain to bottom corner tips of first few leaves, else fine, including folding map.. xv, 537 pp. Illustrated with 4 lithographed plates, large folding map A very early and significant history of San Jose and the Santa Clara Valley - described by Cowan as "historically valuable." 7 appendices tabulate various historic legal concerns, including Colonial governors, land grants, boundaries, laws and regulations, etc. Rarely found in this condition. Cowan p. 259; Howes H63; Rocq 14036.

      [Bookseller: Chanticleer Books]
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        Contraband or A Losing Hazard

      Leipzig - Bernhard Tauchnitz, 1871. Leipzig - Bernhard Tauchnitz, 1871 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A smartly bound copy of this fictional work from Scottish novelist of the sporting-field and a poet, George John Whyte-Melville. Copyright edition, published merelya year after the first. George John Whyte-Melville achieved immediate success as a writer of fox-hunting stories with his first novel Digby Grand in 1854. Having served as a captain in the Coldstream Guards between 1846 and 1849, he volunteered as a major of irregular Turkish cavalry when the Crimean War began. His other works includeBones and I, or The Skeleton at Home and Brookes of Bridlemere. Condition: Rebound in a half calf binding with marbled boards and gilt design to the spine. Externally, a trifle rubbed to the boards and extremities. Internally, firmly bound, with lightly age toned leaves, and occasional instances of spotting. Overall: GOOD..

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        Atlas d'anatomie pathologique.

      Paris, Masson 1871 - 2 volumes in-4 [272 x 195 mm]. Collation : XI, 552 pp. / (4), (60), (8) pp., 60 planches. Demi-chagrin rouge, dos à nerfs orné, tête dorée. (Reliure de l'époque.) Seule édition. Rare ouvrage d'anatomie pathologique. Texte d'Etienne Lancereaux, chef de clinique à l'Hôtel-Dieu de Paris et dessins de Lackerbauer. Les atlas de Cruveilhier et Lebert "sont des modèles difficiles à surpasser (.) mais ne peuvent que difficilement sortir des bibliothèques". Les auteurs ont cherché à donner, sous un petit volume, aux élèves et aux médecins, "un travail qui rappelle aux uns les études déjà faites, et qui guide les autres dans les études à faire." (Préface). Le premier volume est illustré par 51 figures dans le texte; l'atlas est illustré de 60 planches en couleur, chacune accompagnée d'une page explicative. Petites pointes de rousseurs à l'atlas. Bel exemplaire. Provenance : "Michel Rallière, médecin, à Augerolles, (Puy-de-Dôme)", cachet et signature datée de 1875. // You can browse all my books on latude.net

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        Stunden der Andacht Ein Gebet und Erbauungsbuch fur Israel Frauen und Jungfrauen

      Prague - Wolf Baicheles, 1871. Prague - Wolf Baicheles, 1871 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A scarce copy of thissingular Jewish prayer book in an interesting velvet binding, hand-embroidered with metal thread. Eighth edition. Subtitled: A Book of Prayer and Moral Uplift for Jewish Women and Girls, for use in personal and domestic prayer, as well as for all occasions in womens lives. In German. Although her prayer book for women, Stunden der Andacht (Hours of Devotion), first published in 1855, remained popular and widely-used until the middle of the twentieth century, little is known about its author, Fanny Neuda. Born in Eibenschitz, Moravia on March 6, 1819, Neuda was a member of a rabbinic family. This work, Stunden der Andacht(Prague, 1855) was written as 'a monument of living memories after her husband's death. A best-seller that ran into twenty-eight editions, it soon became the standard womens prayer book of its time. This is all the more remarkable because at the time of its publication in 1855 there already existed numerous examples of this form of literature, which had first appeared on the market at the beginning of the century. But in contrast to the earlier works, which were mainly composed by men, Fanny Neudas Stunden der Andacht was probably the first prayer book for Jewish women in the nineteenth century written by a woman. The sale record indicates the fulfillment of Fanny Neudas hope that her prayer texts, the fruits of a womans heart, would find an echo in the hearts of women. Apart from being composed in a particularly fervent and intimate style of prayer, the texts are characterized by a conservative theology and a middle-class morality typical of the time. Thus Fanny Neuda recommends that in bringing up Jewish girls the moral qualities of the German classics should be applied, as well as the deliberate encouragement of innate female religiosity; they should strive for ennoblement of the heart, enhancement and strengthening of religious feeling. Encouraged by her success, Fanny Neuda pursued her activities as an author, publishing stories that present the world and lives of Jewish women, always with a similar educational message of edification. She died in Merano, in the Italian Alps, on April 16, 1894. (jwa. org)Condition: In a velvet hand-embroidered binding. Externally attractive although a trifle rubbed, wear to head and tail of spine. The hinges have been reinforced. Internally, the majority of the textblock has come away from the binding and thebinding is tender, split in several places. Bright and clean. Each page has been amateurly reinforced at the gutter, occasionally rendering them difficult to open. Several closed tears. Overall: FAIR.

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        Die Welt in Bildern. Orbis Pictus. Bilderbuch zur Anschauung und Belehrung. 3 Bände (in 1 Band). Dritte durchgesehene Auflage.

      Leipzig, Ernst Julius Günther, o.J. (nach 1871).. Gr. 8°. Mit 92 kolorierten Stahlstichtafeln. 3 Bände (Abteilungen) in 1 Band. 1 Bl., 148 S., 2 Bl., 149 S., 204 S., 1 Bl. Violetter Orig.-Leinenband mit ornamentaler Deckelverzierung sowie Deckeltitel in Goldprägung. - "Dieses Bilderbuch soll kein Spielwerk sein, dazu ist es zu ernst; aber auch kein Lehrbuch, dazu ist es zu bunt und zu heiter; - sondern, was schon der Titel sagt, eine gemalte Welt, in welche die Kinder eingeführt werden, ein Abbild des Lebens, ein Leben im Kleinen, mit welchem die jungen Leute durch Wort und Bild bekannt gemacht werden sollen" (Vorwort). - Die prächtigen Stahlstichtafeln in kräftigem Kolorit zeigen Bilder zu verschiedensten Themen- und Lebensbereichen wie Familien- und häusliches Leben, Berufe, Stadtleben, Feldarbeit, Tierzucht, Jagd, Haustiere, Wildtiere, Pflanzen, Ballonfahrt, Sternkunde, Buchdruck, usw. sowie Naturgeschichte, Geographie, Länderkunde und Technik (Eisenbahn, Dampfmaschinen, Mikroskop, etc.).. Einband etwas berieben und gebleicht. Innen leicht stockfleckig. Insgesamt schönes und wohlerhaltenes Exemplar.

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        The Holy Bible Containing the Old and New Testaments

      London -Peacock, Mansfield and Britton, 1871. London -Peacock, Mansfield and Britton, 1871 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Alovely copy of the Bible, appointed to be read in churches. Featuring a frontispiece, vignette title,numerousattractiveWoodburytype illustrations throughout and some maps. A silk hand embroidered bookmark is loosely inserted. 'Translated out of the original tongues: and with the former translations diligently compared and revised by his majesty's special command'. Condition: In a full morocco binding. Externally sound, thougha bitrubbed. The front hinge is strained but holding firm. Internally, firmly bound except for the front gathering which is slightly loose due to the front hinge. Generally bright and clean, with occasional handling marks. There are three ink inscriptions of previous owners to the front free-endpaper, dated 1882, 1905 and 1918. A lovely copy to own. Overall: VERY GOOD..

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        Les F?eries de la Science

      Paris - Garnier Frres, 1871. Paris - Garnier Frres, 1871 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. S. Henry Berthoud's Les Feries de la Science. Bound in half calf with gilt lettering and decoration. In French. With Alexander Day booksellers label on the front pastedown. Samuel Henry Berthoud (1804-1891). With numerous plates and in-text illustrations. Condition: The binding is tight and firm. There is some wear to the extremities, including bumping with some loss. Internally the pages are bright with background spotting on the first and last couple of pages and the occasional spots throughout. There is an ink inscription on the title page. Overall the condition is very good..

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        [Title in Japanese:] SÙyaku tsuzuriji-sho. Spelling book. [Edited by Gyoginshi Toyo.] [Translated by YÙyÝ Shisu.]

      Tokyo: [Binsei Kyosho], 1871. Tokyo: [Binsei Kyosho]. 1871. "12mo, pp. [58] including first and last leaf used as pastedowns, as issued; orig. blue wrappers printed and sewn in the Japanese manner, printed paper label on upper cover; some wear, dampstain entering text at bottom margins, but generally good or better, and preserving the original printed wrap-around sleeve. Spelling book in English, with a Japanese translation by YÙyÝ Shisui. Osaka Joshi Daigaiku Library, Selected Catalogue of Dutch and English Studies, B-5. NYPL only in OCLC."

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        The Window;

      London - Strahan and Co., 1871. London - Strahan and Co., 1871 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. The Window; Or, The Songs of the Wrens is a song cycle by Arthur Sullivan with words by Alfred, Lord Tennyson. Written in 186770, it was eventually published in 1871. With sheet music and lyrics together. First edition. There are multiple versions of the title: On the cover of the 1871 edition, the subtitle is given as 'The Loves of the Wrens' (as with this edition), however, 'Songs of the Wrens' is used on the title page and is the one generally used. Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson, FRS (1809- 1892) was Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom during much of Queen Victoria's reign and remains one of the most popular poets in the English language. Sir Arthur Seymour Sullivan MVO (1842 - 1900) was an English composer of Irish and Italian ancestry. He is best known for his series of 14 operatic collaborations with the dramatist W. S. Gilbert. The best known of his hymns and songs include 'Onward Christian Soldiers' and 'The Lost Chord'. Bound by Virtue and Co. with binder's label to rear pastedown. Condition: In a cloth binding with gilt decoration to front board. Externally, sound but with wear to extremities and with rubbing and marks to boards. With slight splitting to cloth to tail of spine. Rear hinge tender, almost detached, front hinge detachedfrom text block. Internally, binding strained with pages detached (all present). Bright but with slight scattered spotting and marks to pages. Overall: GOOD ONLY.

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        The Legends of Cheltenham and Gloucestershire

      Cheltenham - S. H. Brookes, 1871. Cheltenham - S. H. Brookes, 1871 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A very scarce copy of this volume of poetry by William Byrne. Being Sketches in Verse of the Tragic and Comic Tales of this Locality; Together with Humorous and other Poems, Sonnets, &c. With the bookplate of one Frank S. Garnick to thefront pastedown. Condition: In a half cloth binding with marbled boards. Externally, sound with some light rubbing and minor shelfwear in places. Hinges are strained. Internally, firmly bound. Some scattered spotting, heaviest to first and last few pages, otherwise a good copy with clean pages. Overall: GOOD..

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        Eranische Alterthumskunde. 3 Bände.

      Leipzig : Engelmann, 1871-1878. - 3 volume set. 22 cm.XII, 760p. XII, 632 p. IV, 863 p. marbled edges. in German. black leather with grey cloth spines & corners. 1. Bd. Geographie, Ethnographie und alteste Geschichte.--2. Bd. Religion, Geschichte bis zum Tode Alexanders des Grossen.--3. Bd. Geschichte, Staats- und Familienleben. Wissenschaft und Kunst. Mit vollstandingen Register uber alle drei Bände. slight wear to edges. yellowing to endpapers. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Arthur Probsthain]
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        Nonsense Songs, Stories, Botany, and Alphabets

      London Robert John Bush 1871. G : in good condition without dust jacket. Covers rubbed, soiled and corners worn First Edition Decorated hardback board covers with brown cloth spine 210mm x 170mm (8" x 7"). [160pp]. Inscribed on fep by previous owner.

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        The Battle of Dorking:

      FONT>, 1871. FONT>, 1871 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. An early edition of The Battle of Dorking: Reminiscences of a Volunteer. From Blackwood's Magazine, May1871. Written by Sir George Tomkyns Chesney (1830 - 1895), aBritish Army general. With original paper wraps bound in. First edition in book form. The Battle of Dorking: Reminiscences of a Volunteer is a 1871 novel by George Tomkyns Chesney, starting the genre of invasion literature and an important precursor of science fiction. Written just after the Prussian victory in the Franco-Prussian War, it describes an invasion of Britain by an unnamed country similar to Germany. The Battle of Dorking was first published as a serial in Blackwood's Magazine, then in pamphlet form before finally appearing as a novel. It went through several editions and engaged the interest of soldiers and politicians, as well as the reading public. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown. Condition: In a half calf binding with original paper wraps bound in. Externally, generally smart but with slight wear to extremities, stains and the odd mark to boards. Internally, firmly bound. Bright but with occasional scattered foxing and marks, in particularly to endpapers. Overall: GOOD.

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        Le chasseur d?alouettes au miroir et au fusil.

      Goin, Paris, s.d. (1871). In / 12 reliure demi - chagrin bordeaux, dos à nerfs à filets et titres dorés, 107 p., une planche, 13 figures dans le texte, un cul - de - lampe. Enrichi d'une lettre manuscrite de l'auteur adressée à l'auteur cynégétique le Commandant Garnier, qui aborda le sujet de la chasse aux alouettes et au miroir. Bel exemplaire enrichi d'une lettre de l'auteur. Faisait partie de la collection d'ouvrages de chasse du Commandant Garnier, auteur entre autre de "176 Anecdotes cynégétiques" & "Traité complet de la chasse des alouettes". Le présent exemplaire fut édité chez Goin, mais compte bien 107 pages de l'édition originale signalée par Thiebaud en col. 709. Français relié Bon état

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        Mrs Brown on the Battle of Dorking

      London - George Routledge and Sons, 1871. London - George Routledge and Sons, 1871 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A first edition example of early Victorian science fiction, surrounded in comedy. Featuring an illustrated cover, with advertisements to the rear. Part of the Mrs Brown series, which also includes Mrs Brown at the Seaside, Mrs Brown at the Play, and Mrs Brown in America. Condition: Bound inoriginal illustrated paper wraps. Externally, a trifle rubbed, front board held by the cords only. Internally, binding is tender. Pages are bright with the occasional spot. Overall: GOOD. A rare survival..

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        Meyer's Neues Konversations-Lexikon. Neuer Stereotyp-Abdruck der Zweiten gänzlich umgearbeiteten Auflage. //

      Hildburghausen, Bibliographisches Institut, 1871;. 17 Bände; goldgepr. Halblederbände; Lex.-8°; Band 16 = Register; Band 17 = (sämtliche) Illustrationen //. Rücken einheitlich aufgehellt. Leder in gutem Zustand.

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        Original Watercolour View of the Glendalough Monastery in Ireland].

      1871 - [1871]. Watercolour on paper ca. 25,5x34,5 cm (9 ½ x 13 ½ in). Artist's signature "A.D.", slightly indistinct date and caption "Glendalough" in the lower corners. Traces of old mount on verso, minor foxing on the right margin, right lower corner slightly rubbed with the date faded, otherwise a very good watercolour. Attractive watercolour view of the 6th century monastic settlement in Glendalough, 50 km south of Dublin. The artist depicts Glendalough's famous stone arches, now covered with the overgrown grass and trees, and a ruin of the renowned Round Tower, here shown in its original state - before the reconstruction of 1876, when a conical roof was rebuilt with the original stones. The scene taken on a bright summer day features local peasants having a conversation near the arch. Full of light and air, it gives a wonderful impression of this medieval Irish Christian site. The artist was Irish watercolourist Augusta Drummond, an acquaintance of renowned poet and artist Edward Lear (18121-1888). She was born in Kilberry, Kildare, Ireland to Robert Verschoyle and Catherine Curtis. On 5th July 1878 she married Captain Alfred Manners Drummond, nephew of 6th Duke of Rutland, Captain of the Rifle Brigade, discriminating art collector, acquaintance and client of Edward Lear. The couple had a honeymoon trip to India in 1878, and subsequently travelled to continental Europe and Australia; the travel impressions were realized by Augusta in a series of skillful watercolours. One of them depicting Tasmania and titled "Browns River near Hobart Town" is now in the collection of the National Library of Australia.

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        Ralph the Heir

      London - Strahan and Co, 1871. London - Strahan and Co, 1871 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. This first edition fictional workexplores themes of love, class and corruption within parliamentary elections. Trollope was one of the most successful, prolific and respected English novelists of the Victorian era. He wrote Ralph the Heir less than a year after the Beverley campaign, in which Trollope had campaigned for a seat within parliament. Although there are differences of detail between the fictional election at Percycross and the historical one at Beverley, the one was clearly based on the other. In his 1883 autobiography, Trollope wrote: Percycross and Beverley were, of course, one and the same place. Illustrated throughout by F. A. Fraser. Condition: In green morocco binding with marbled boards and gilt lettering to the spine. Externally, a trifle rubbed, light fading to the front board,with front joint starting. Front hinge is slightly strained but firm. Internally, firmly bound. pages are bright and generally clean with the occasional spot. Overall: VERY GOOD..

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        RANG- UND QUARTIER-LISTE DER KÖNIGLICH PREUSSISCHEN ARMEE UND MARINE FÜR DAS JAHR 1870/71.- Nebst den Anciennetäts-Listen der Generalität und der Stabs-Offiziere der Armee und der Flagg- und Stabs-Offizeire der Marine.

      Berlin (Mittler), 1871.. XII, 1209 S. mit einem Faltblatt im Anhang mit der Übersicht der Armee-Einteilungen. Roter Saffian-Band der Zeit mit reicher Vergoldung (Preußischer Adler auf beiden Deckeln) und dreiseitigem Goldschnitt. makuliertes Bibliotheksex., Rücken etwas glattgerieben, sonst prächtige Erhaltung..

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        The Novels

      London: Richard Bentley & Son, 1871–79. London: Richard Bentley & Son,, 1871–79. Sense and Sensibility; Pride and Prejudice; Emma; Mansfield Park; Northanger Abbey; Persuasion; Lady Susan. 6 volumes, octavo. Contemporary blue half calf, marbled boards, raised bands to spines, titles and decorations to compartments gilt, red morocco label, marbled edges and endpapers. All volumes but Lady Susan with frontispieces, engravings by Greatbatch after Pickering. Boards just a little rubbed, a few minor marks to leather, very light foxing to prelims and endmatter. Front inner hinge in Emma cracked to lining, but still firm. An excellent set. A very handsomely bound set of the novels of Jane Austen. Richard Bentley first issued these books in his Standard Novels series in 1833, and the firm reissued them several times over the course of the century; this set consists of reprints of the 'New Editions' published in 1870.

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        "Freches Mädchen" originales Aquarell auf auf Malkarton ca.29x24cm; unten links betitelt, monogrammiert und datiert "1923"

      . Walter Trautschold war ein deutscher Zeichner und Karikaturist, Bildnismaler und Bühnenbildner, Sohn des berühmten Schauspielers, Theater- und Filmregisseurs Gustav Trautschold (1871-1944), älterer Bruder der bekannten Schauspielerin und Kabarettistin Ilse Trautschold (1906-1991). Mitglied des berühmten Berliner Kabaretts "Die Katakombe", das am 10. Mai 1935 polizeilich geschlossen wurde und die Kabarettisten Werner Finck, Günther Lüders, Walter Gross, Walter Lieck, Heinrich Giesen und Walter Trautschold wenig später ins Konzentrationslager Esterwegenverbracht wurden. Er studierte an der Staatlichen Kunstgewerbeschule Berlin unter Eduard Suhr und lebte in der berliner Künstlerkolonie . Er beschickte die Große Berliner Kunstausstellung und war seit 1946 Mitglied im Berufsverband Bildender Künstler Berlins. Bekannt wurde er u. a. durch seine spitzen Karikaturen der Politiker des 3. Reichs, Charakterporträts und Aktdarstellungen..

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        The Plays, Histories, and Novels of the Ingenious Mrs Aphra Behn. With Life and Memoirs.

      London: John Pearson. 1871 - 6 volumes. 12mo, 183 x 108 mms., pp. vi, 360; [ii], 360; [ii], 344; [ii], 418; xii, 324; 336, with portrait frontispiece, in volumes 1 and 5, 2 other illustrations in volume 5 and one in volume 6, uncut in original two tone paper boards; spines soiled, front joint volumes 1 and 6 tender. These six volumes reprint works of Mrs. Behn first printed in 1725 and 1724 and were edited by R. H. Shepperd. Volume 1 - 4 are facsimiles of the third edition of plays originally published as: Plays / written by the late ingenious Mrs Behn. London : Printed for Mary Poulson, 1724; while volumes 5 and 6 are facsimiles of the eighth edItion of the novels originally published as: Histories and Novels / Written by the late Ingenious Mrs Behn. London : Printed for W. Feales, 1735. Janet Todd, in The Critical Fortunes of Aphra Behn (1998) noted that the reprint provoked a wide range of critical observations: "In the review in The Examiner (20 January 1872) Behn is praised for the 'smart writing' and 'racy plotting' of her plays. In The Bookseller (March 1872) she is judged 'dull and unreadable' by contemporary standards, yet her works can be perused for an understanding of her age." On the other hand, The Saturday Review (January 1872), titling the review "Literary Garbage," stated that "if Mrs. Behn is read at all, it can only be from a love of impurity for its own sake, for rank indecency of the dullest, stupidest, grossest kind, unrelieved by the faintest gleam of with and sensibility." Buy at your own risk! [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Descent of Man (2 Volumes)

      New York: D. Appleton & Co, 1871. New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1871. Two Volumes, both First Edition, First Printings and first issued; dated 1871 on the title page. Second issue without errata slip or errors. In Good+ condition. Both volumes show rubbing, edge wear, and previous owner inkless emboss at title page. Age toned pages. Spines slightly darkened at base, with a light spot to the top of volume II. Wear to spine ends, heavier at tops, with chipping to both volumes and a short split along the edge of the spine of Volume I. Volume I has a white spot on the front board, as well as some weakness to the binding with exposed hinges and stitching partially loosened at some signatures. Presents well.

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        Oeuvres Completes. Nouvelle Edition. Avec des notes explicatives sur les mots qui ont vieilli. Precedee d'une introduction par Jules Janin.

      . Paris: Laplace, Sanchez et Cie 1871. With 20 handcoloured plates by Mm. Geoffroy and Maurice Sand. XV + 650 + (2) p. Bound with all edges gilt in contp. halfleather with clothboards, spine gilt. Binding weakly marked of use, lower joint rep..

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        Visits to High Tartary, Yarkand, and Kashghar (Formerly Chinese Tartary), and Return Journey over the Karakoram Pass.

      . London: John Murray 1871. Illustr. with plates, 4 partly coloured, textual vignettes and 2 folded maps. XV + [1] + 486 + 24 pp. Uncut in publisher's pictorial green cloth, upper headband with small tear, lower headband and corner weakly bumped and inner hinge weak, internally clean except from the first leaves which are weakly browning..

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        MARK TWAIN'S (BURLESQUE) AUTOBIOGRAPHY AND FIRST ROMANCE

      Sheldon & Company, NY, 1871. Very Good with no dust jacket. First Printing. Soft Cover First edition, first issue in original terracotta wraps, first state of the title page (without advertisement on verso). Illustrated in B by the "N.Y. Bureau of Illustration." Housed in a beautiful, choclate brown, custom-made pamphlet case. [BAL 3326] [McBride pp 16-17]. Expertly restored, some pages mildly stained, in custom pamphlet case. VERY GOOD. B Drawings. 12mo 7" - 7" tall. 46 pp

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        1871 Treaty of Washington - Confidential document produced for Special Session of US Senate to consider ratification

      unspecified, 1871. unspecified, 1871. Leather. Used; Good. Leather; English language; No jacket; 8vo - over 7.75" - 9.75" tall; good condition; this confidential document was prepared for a Special Session of the US Senate, which met to consider ratification of the 1871 Treaty of Washington; first page quotes from Senate journal: 'May 10th 1871, treaty read the first time, referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations, and, together with the message [from President Grant] and accompanying documents, ordered to be printed in confidence for the use of the Senate' - this appears to be a copy of that document; half bound in black leather with marbelled boards and endpapers; scuffing to edges of leather and some bumping to corners; gilt title on spine 'Treaty with Great Britain, 1871'; large fold-out maps are torn in places, usually (but not exclusively) along creases, which suggests the necessary scrutiny they had to undergo, subsequent attempt to repair some tears with tape; the 1871 Treaty of Washington was a landmark treaty for relations between the USA, the UK and Canada and this item is an immensely significant, rare and interesting historical document. Your book will be securely packed and promptly dispatched from our UK warehouse. All international orders are sent Royal Mail airmail.

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        The History of the First Locomotives in America

      New York: D. Appleton, 1871. New York: D. Appleton. 1871. First. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition, 1871. Inscription at fly leaf from John Jervis to his nephew; Jervis, who is mentioned throughout the text of this volume, is considered as the first American locomotive engineer. Also included is a laid-in note from Jervis' great-niece, the recipient's daughter, explaining the inscription and the family significance of this volume. 242 pp. Hardcover, green pebbled cloth, 8vo., gilt title at spine, illustrated + fold-outs, no dust jacket. A Very Good copy: cloth lightly rubbed; minor wear at corners, and head and foot of spine; gilt titles bright and complete. Few small cracks at outer hinges, but binding and cloth are secure. Pages age-toned; foxing throughout, including fold-outs. The 6 fold-outs each show a different type of locomotive or train car. 8vo. Digital images available upon request.

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        AN ALPHABET, Allegorical, Alliterative, & Amusing. Appreciable at all Ages.

      [28] pages. Illustrated throughout. Original half sheep over printed boards. Oblong: 18.7 x 27.7 cm. First edition. Spine repaired; boards rubbed; else a very good copy. Alderman Artichoke to Zedekiah Zigzag. 'A Beautiful Collection, Delightfully Etched, Finely Grouped, Highly Imaginative, Jestingly Knavish, Ludicrously Mischievous, Notably Odd, Peculiarly Queer, Recreative, Sensational, Tittering, Unquestionably Volatile, Whimsically XYZite.' A very scarce alphabet.

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        The Grizzly Papers in 5 Issues of The Overland Monthly

      San Francisco: John H. Carmany & Co, 1871. San Francisco: John H. Carmany & Co, 1871. First Edition. Paper Wraps. Very Good. First Edition. Paper Wraps. January - June, 1871 (Issues 1-4, 6) of The Overland Monthly. Light wear to wraps. corners bent and a few short tears to edges of issue 2. Rear of issue 6 detached but present. The Grizzly Papers are notably more literary and thoughtful than his journalism of the period. Not in BAL (actually earlier than anything in BAL). Also includes Hartes "Further Language From Truthful James", his sequel to the poem known as The Heathen Chinee. Five issues in a custom clamshell box with morocco label. Faint soiling to blue cloth of box. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 lbs 0 oz. Category: Americana; Antiquarian & Rare; Literature & Literary. Inventory No: 033008.

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        The Red-Cross Alliance at Sea. With two Engravings. Mit 1 Litographie in Frontispiz u. gefalt. Tafel mit dem Schiff-Durchschnitt. Handschriftliche Verfasserswidmung zu damaligen Kriegsminister auf Vorsatz.

      Hague, Martinus Nijhoff, 1871,. OLWd., 95 S., 8°. Einband etwas berieben u. wenig gelockert. Mehrfach gestempelt u. mit blauen Bunstiftanmerkungen auf Vorsatz versehen. Titelblatt gefaltet (geknickt); Tafel auf Kleberrand gering eingerissen. Ansonst in gutem Zustand. Sehr selten. * Our books are stored in our warehouse, not in the shop. Please notify beforehand, if you want to visit us and see a specific book. Unser ZVAB-Bücher-Bestand befindet sich in unserem Lager am Stadtrand Prags, nicht in unserem Geschäft. Bitte, teilen Sie uns vorher mit wenn Sie uns besuchen möchten und bestimmtes Buch auswählen wollten *.

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        Die Alpen-Pflanzen Deutschlands und der Schweiz in colorirten Abbildungen nach der Natur in natürlicher Grösse mit einem erläuternden Text.

      München, Christian Kaiser, (1871).. 4 Bände. 12,5x9 cm. Titelbl., 400 kolor. lithogr. Tafeln. Grüne OLn.-Bde. mit goldgepr. Einbandverzierung.. Nissen 2119. - 3. Auflage in 4 Bänden mit 400 kolorierten Tafeln mit Pflanzennamen in Lateinisch und Deutsch. Ohne Text, mit einem handschriftlichen alphabetischen Register. - (Kanten leicht berieben. Einige Tafeln schwach gebräunt).

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        Armenprotocoll zu Ording 1871 (Deckeltitel). Ording, 1871-1914. 80 hs. Bll., 98 w. Bll. Folio. Hldr. d. Zt. mit goldgepr. Titel auf VDeckel und 2 Schließbändern (bestoßen, etw. fleckig, 1 Schließband lädiert).

      1871. . Handschriftliches Protokoll der Armenverwaltung in Ording von 1871 bis 1914 mit diversen Unterschriften von Stöhrmann, Dircks, Jacobsen, Peters, Schumann, Reimers, Frahm, Lünemann, Clausen, Schröder u.v.a. Notiert sind Statuten, Verhandlungen und Beschlüsse, 'Verzeichnis der Armencapitalien' sowie Verzeichnis der Einwohner die das 'Armengeld eincassirt haben', Vorsitzende der Verwaltung waren meist Herren der Familie Stöhrmann.- Teils etwas fingerfleckig in unterer Aussenecke, meist schwach feuchtrandig in weißen Außensteg.

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        Ueber die chemische Zusammensetzung der Eiterzellen. (Sonderdruck aus: Hoppe-Seyler (Hg.), Medicinisch-chemische Untersuchungen aus dem Laboratorium für angewandte Chemie zu Tübingen, 1871, IV. Heft, S. 441-460).

      Berlin, -, o. J. [1871].. Pag. OBrosch. (kein Einband).. Vgl. auch A. Hermann, Physik ... (Tübingen, 1980) S. 48f. - Lage lose, stockfleckig, St. u. hds. Notiz a. T., leichte Gbrsp. - Miescher-Ruesch, (1844 - 1895), studierte seit 1861 in Basel und Göttingen Medizin, wurde 1867 promoviert und ging anschließend als Laborassistent nach Tübingen und Leipzig. 1871 habilitierte er sich in Basel und wurde 1872 als Nachfolger seines Onkels Wilhelm His auf den Lehrstuhl für Physiologie berufen. Miescher zählte zu den Pionieren der physiologisch-biochemischen Forschung. Er stellte als erster das Zellkerneiweiß des Hühnereis, das sog. Nuclein, dar und begründete damit die Zellularchemie. Mit der erstmaligen Isolierung eines Protamins aus Lachsspermien entdeckte er diese wichtige Gruppe der tierischen Eiweiße. Seine Arbeiten über den Umbau verschiedener Organe beim Rheinlachs waren für die Erforschung des intermediären Stoffwechsels grundlegend. 1884 wurde er in die Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina gewählt. 1897 wurden seine Histochemischen Untersuchungen veröffentlicht. (DBE) - Hier der wegweisende Artikel zur letztendlichen Entdeckung der DNA oder wie Hermann meint "... die fundamentale Entdeckung eines für Zellkerne spezifischen Stoffes ...".

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        A Law Dictionary Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States of America and of the Several States of the American Union: with References to the Civil and other Systems of Foreign Law (2 Bände KOMPLETT/ 2 vols. cpl.) - Vol. I: A - Kno/ Vol. II: Lab - You.

      George W. Childs; 1871.. Fourteenth Edition; revised and greatly enlarged; 780/ 732 Seiten; Gebundene Ausgabe. Die hier angebotenen Bände stammen aus einer teilaufgelösten wissenschaftlichen Bibliothek und tragen die entsprechenden Kennzeichnungen (Rückenschild, Instituts-Stempel...). Schnitt und Einband sind staubschmutzig; Papier altersbedingt angebräunt/ Einband stark beschädigt/ berieben; Buchrücken gebrochen; Der Gesamtzustand ist ansonsten dem Alter entsprechend gut; KOMPLETTPREIS für 2 Bände; bei Versand ins Ausland erfragen Sie bitte zuerst die Versandkosten; ENGLISCH!!

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        Despatches on Forest Conservancy in India. Part I. India; Part II. Madras; Part III. Bombay

      H.M.S.O, London 1871 - East India (Forest Conservancy). Return to an address of the honourable the House of Commons, dated 15 May 1871;--for, "a selection of despatches and their enclosures to and from the Secretary of State for India in Council on Forest Conservancy in India, showing the measures which have been adopted, and the operations which are going on in the several presidencies and lieutenant governorships, beginning with the despatch from the Governor General in council of the 21st day of May 1862 to the present time. Bound in 3 volumes vol 1 iv + xviii + 824 pages + 9 coloured folding maps Vol 2 iv + x + 825 to 1671 pages 8 maps 7 are folding 3 coloured. Vol 3 part ii Madras part iii Bombay iv + xiv + 441 pages 1 map Bombay xii + 355 page1 coloured folding map. .Ink inscription to verso of title pages "This book is to be preserved in the library of the Home Department 1871" ink page numbers to blank corner margins , no library stamps or marks .The books tightly bound in plain cloth 2 leather labels with volume numbers, title gilt stamped to cloth of spine . A heavy set so postage will be greater than A.B.E. quote and will be charged at cost. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Das Kaiserthum Oesterreich und Königreich Ungarn in malerischen Originalansichten

      Wien, Moritz Perles, 1871.. EA 4°,, Leinen. Das Kaiserthum Oesterreich und Königreich Ungarn in malerischen Originalansichten seiner reizendsten Landschaften und großartigsten Naturschönheiten seiner bedeutendsten Städte und ausgezeichneten Bauwerke in Stahlstichen mit beschreibendem Text seiner Geschichte, seines Culturlebens und seiner Topographie von Dr. Anton von Ruthner, I. Band (von 4) hrsg. Wien, Moritz Perles, o.J. (EA 1871); Olwd m. Gold-u. Schwarzprägung, 3-seitiger Goldschnitt, 288 S m. insgesamt 50 Stahlstichen (komplett); davon 29 versch. Ansichten Wien, 10 x Wien Umgebung u. NÖ, 11 x OÖ. u. a. Krems, Linz, Steyr, Halllstadt, Bad Ischl, St. Wolfgang; Rücken u. Vorsätze fachgem. erneuert, tlw. Titelbl. gestempelt u. kl. Klebestr. einige Textseiten stockfl. die Stiche in sehr schönen Zustand (von insg. 50 Stk. sind 3 stärker stockfl. 3 Stiche mit kl. Fleck im unteren Bereich ausserhalb Bildbereich) gesamt sehr schöne Ausgabe fachgem. restaur. Rar!

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        Hotel Schlesischer Hof (in Troppau / Opava). Originalfotografie (1905) auf Atelierkarton, signiert.

      . 39,5 x 27, 5 cm.. Frühes Dokument der Arbeit des bedeutenden Wiener Architekten, mit der sein Hauptwerk beginnt. Der aus Mähren stammende Gessner (1871-1943) war in Brünn Mitschüler von Josef Hoffmann und Adolf Loos und später im Atelier Otto Wagners tätig gewesen. Er hat in Wien monumentale Gemeindebauten, Gartenstadtprojekte und öffentliche Gebäude errichtet, desgleichen in Graz und Linz. Hier die Ablichtung der Front seines ersten Hotelbaus, vier Stockwerke, gemeinsam mit seinem jüngeren Bruder zeigt er sich am Fenster der Beletage, das Erdgeschoss ist noch im Bau. Mit zwei Atelierstempeln und eigenh. Signatur von Franz Gessner. Leichte Alterungsspuren.

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        Middlemarch. A Study of Provincial Life. BRIGHT, CLEAN COPY IN CONTEMPORARY CLOTH

      Blackwood 1871 - 8 books in 4 vols., 8vo., First Edition, light spotting to three titles and preliminary leaves (only); attractively bound in contemporary plum cloth with watered silk finish, red sprinkled edges, primrose endpapers, lower hinges very neatly reinforced (all bindings entirely sound), a well-preserved, bright, clean copy. This copy is bound without the half-titles which are sometimes present. The set comprises Vol.I: Prelude; Book I: Miss Brooke; Book I: Old and Young; Vol. II: Book III: Waiting for Death; Book IV: Three Love Problems; Vol. III: Book V: The Dead Hand; Book VI: The Widow and the Wife; Vol. IV: Book VII: Two Temptations; Book VIII: Sunset and Sunrise. An attractive copy in contemporary binding of the first edition in book form of Eliot's final (and arguably greatest) novel. Parrish 32; Sadleir 815; Woolf 2059a. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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