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        A NEW SYSTEM OF SWORD EXERCISE FOR INFANTRY

      J. Gray & Company 1872 Wear to extremities with fraying to spine ends. Front hinge just starting. Binding not tight, but one might say age - appropriate. ; Very similar, some would say better, than the Richard Burton book of the same name. Green boards with sword design and title in gilt in front and embossed on rear ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 120 pages

      [Bookseller: The Complete Traveller]
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        Das malerische und romantische Westphalen. Mit 28 Stahlstichen und 56 Holzschnitten im Text.

      Paderborn, F. Schöningh 1872.. Gr.8°. Titel und gestocheners Frontispiz, VI/365(1) S. mit 56 Textholzstichen und 27 Stahlstich-Tafeln von A.H. Payne u.a. nach W. Schuch und C. Schlickum. Illustriertes Oln. mit äußerst reicher Gold- und Blindprägung auf Vorderdeckel und Rücken (signiert R. Gerhold) und Moireevorsätzen. Vollgoldschnitt. Rücken an den Gelenken unter Verwendung des Originalrückens sehr sauber und fachmännisch restauriert. Sehr schönes Exemplar, innen nur ganz vereinzelte Stockfleckchen und mit allen unverletzten Seidenhemdchen vor den Tafeln.. Zweite, umgearbeitete Auflage, erschien erstmals 1842. Enthält u.a. Ansichten von Altena, Arnsberg, Arensburg, Balve, Barmen, Bilstein, Blankenstein, Bielefeld, Brake, Corvey, Desenberg, Dortmund, Driburg, Elberfeld, Enger, Freusburg a.d. Sieg, Hardenstein a.d. Ruhr, Herdringen, Herford, Horn, Höxter, Iburg, Iserlohn, Klusenstein, Laer, Lemgo, Limburg, Matfeld, Minden, Möllenbeck, Münster, Neuhaus, Oeynhausen, Osnabrück, Paderborn, Ravensberg, Rheder, Rüschhaus, Schwarzenberg, Siegen, Soest, Sundwig, Syburg, Thienhausen, Varenholz, Volmarstein, Wehrden, Wetter und Wevelsburg.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Les-art]
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        The works of Edgar Allan Poe including the choicest of his critical essays

      . Chetto and Windus, London, 1872. VIII/676/32 S. mit 1 lithogr. Portraitfrontispiz, 1 Textabbildung sowie 3 Tafeln im Holzschnitt, original Leinen mit Goldprägung (etwas bestossen/Kapitale gering berieben). - sehr seltene frühe Übersetzung Poes durch Charles Baudelaire -

      [Bookseller: Celler Versandantiquariat, Einzelunterne]
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        Ett Ã¥r i stilla hafvet reseminnen frÃ¥n Patagonien , Chili, Peru, Californien, Britiska Columbia och Oceanien

      Stockholm: Lith. Art. Anstalt, 1872. Quarto, with 12 tinted lithographic plates; a very good copy in original decorated boards, backstrip and endpapers renewed. Scarce and finely illustrated voyage account, including handsome lithographed portraits of the Hawaiian monarchs Kamehameha the Fourth and Kamehameha the Fifth. The author, Adolf Ekelöf, was a young Swedish lieutenant who sailed on the English frigate Zealous to the Pacific in 1867. In addition to descriptions of California and British Columbia, this book is particularly interesting for its Pacific material, with significant entries on Hawaii, Tahiti, and other South Sea Islands. Unusually, Ekelof provides both the music and words to an Hawaiian Folk Hymn and a Tahitian National Melody. The lithographic plates are well rendered - some are clearly produced from portrait photographs while others are based on marine and landscape sketches. Of the twelve plates, seven are of Hawaiian and Tahitian subjects. In addition to the plate of the Hawaiian monarchs mentioned above, the book includes portraits of Queen Pomare of Tahiti and a coastal scene at Waikiki.

      [Bookseller: Hordern House Rare Books]
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        Cantares Gallegos. - Nueva edición, corregida y aumentada

      Madrid : Librería de D. Leocadio López 1872 - ~ Prólogo de la Autora ~ Media piel de época, nervios, lomo decorado en oro y seco, título dorado ~ 2f+XI+230p+1f ~ 19x13x3cm. ~ Ejemplar muy limpio, con sellos del anterior propietario Santiago Torres y Castro, en portada, dedicatoria, 1ª pág. del prólogo y cabecera del poema inicial ~ LANGUAGE: Galego / Additional images available/ [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Leçons sur les maladies du système nerveux, faites à la Salpêtrière. Recueillies et publ. par Bourneville (1872/73).

      Paris, A. Delahaye, 1872/73 - 1 vol. in-8, (4), 368 pp., 16 pp. (catalogue de l'éditeur), 8 planches h.t. (5 pl. en chromolithographie et 3 tableaux), 25 fig. dans le texte, toile d'éditeur, coiffes usées, toile fendue au niveau du mors supérieur et d'une partie du mors inférieur, coins émoussés, bord des feuillets légèrement bruni, bon état. Edition originale rare de ces premières et remarquables leçons (sans indication de tomaison sur la page de titre). Elles seront rééditées en 1875, puis en 1877 en même temps que la première parution d'un deuxième volume. Un troisième volume (1er fascicule) portant la mention "Recueillies et publiées par le Dr. Ch.Feré" sera publié en 1887 Ces célèbres leçons ont été rédigées au jour le jour par Bourneville. Les dessins sont de Richer et Charcot. Cet ouvrage porte sur les troubles trophiques, sur la paralysie agitante (maladie de Parkinson), sur la sclérose en plaques (cf. Garrison & Morton, 4698, pour l'article préliminaire dans Gaz. Hôp. en 1868), sur l'hystérie et l'hystéro-épilepsie. En Français dans le Texte, 297; Garrison & Morton, 4546 et 4995 ; McHenry, Garrisons history of neurology , 282-291 ; Haymaker & Schiller, The founders of neurology, 420-424 ; Heirs of Hippocrates, 1918. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Ueber den Einfluss der Isolirung auf die Artbildung.

      Leipzig, Verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann, 1872.. 8°. IV, 108 S., Mod. Ppbd.. Erstausgabe dieser bedeutenden Abhandlung. - "August Weismann [1834-1914] was a German physican and biologist. He made many zoological experiments over the years but is best known as the founder of the germ-plasm theory of heredity. Weismann rejected the idea of the inheritance of acquired characteristics. Ueber den Einfluss der Isolirung auf die Artbildung' (1872) contains his concept of the isolation and continuity of germ plasm [...]" (Sparrow). - "Weismann wurde einer der Begründer von Hypothesen über Evolution und Vererbung und gab damit Anlaß zu weitreichenden und neue Erkenntnisse hervorbringenden Diskussionen" (DBE). - Weismann "entwickelte die Ideen Darwins zum sogenannten Neodarwinismus weiter und erwarb sich durch seine Vererbungslehre (Keimplasmatheorie) große Verdienste" (Hirsch/H., Suppl. 1660). - Papierbeding (bes. Ränder) gebräunt u. tlw. schwach stockfleckig. - Sparrow, Milestones of Science 195 (mit ganzs. Abbildung des Titelblattes).

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Wolfgang Friebes]
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        A History of Greece ; from the Earliest Period to the Close of the Generation Contemporary with Alexander the Great

      London: John Murray, 1872. Ten volumes, octavo, folding maps and illustrations; a fine set in contemporary polished half calf, marbled sides and edges, spines decorated in gilt in compartments. A very handsome set of this classic history of Greece, widely read in the nineteenth century: this is the fourth of several editions.

      [Bookseller: Hordern House Rare Books]
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        ZUR JUDEN-FRAGE

      Odessa; Ulrich & Schultze. 1872. Softcover. Original Wraps. 12mo. 32 pages. 20 cm. First edition. In German. Original wrappers absent, rebacked onto handmade papercase, housing pamphlet. Preceding Pinsker's Auto-Emancipation by a decade, this treatise lambasts the condition of exile and persecution fostered by an anti-semitic Europe. By Moses Danzig, pen name of Moyshe-Leyb Khashkes (1848? –1906) , a “writer, poet, and journalist. Born in Vilna, Moyshe-Leyb Khashkes (originally Dantsig) studied at several yeshivas and lived in different parts of the Russian Empire. From the late 1860s, he contributed to Hebrew and Yiddish periodicals and published popular novels, brochures, and collections of satiric poetry in both languages. His sensationalist novel, Odeser voyle yungn (The Tough Guys of Odessa; 1872) is one of the earliest depictions of the urban underworld in Yiddish literature. He also translated parts of Heinrich Graetz’s The History of the Jews from German into Russian. Khashkes died in Saint Petersburg. ” - YIVO Encyclopedia Subjects: Jews -- Identity. Antisemitism – Polemics. OCLC lists only one copy worldwide (Natl Libr Israel) . Rare. Institutional marks on title page and endpages, light tears, otherwise fresh and clean. Good condition. (ZION-5-17) .

      [Bookseller: Dan Wyman Books]
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        Diary of the Late Rajah of Kolhapoor, during his visit to Europe in 1870. Edited by Capt. Edward W. West.

      - London, Smith Elder 1872. Octavo green morocco by Mansell, elaborately decorated, with the arms of the Maharaja on the front cover; chromolitho portrait, a mounted litho portrait and a mounted woodbury type. Some scattered spots; a handsome, fresh copy. With a printed presentation leaf finished by hand presenting the book to Saville Lumley - John Savile Lumley the diplomat, not the younger illustrator. The special presentation issue of a book that was doubtless a privately funded production in the first place; the uncoloured litho portrait doesn't seem to be included in the more prosaic issue. Upon the Raja's succession in 1866, at the age of 16, West was appointed his governor and the first thing he did was remove him from the "pernicious moral atmosphere ever to be found in a native Palace." His education then seems to consist of learning billiards, croquet and a bit of cricket; he was given "selections of books" and encouraged to read newspapers. Thus prepared they set off to see England, the first reigning Hindu prince to do so, in 1870. Having conquered England, socially, he died in Florence and, after some fast politicking to sidestep Florentine law, was cremated on the banks of the Arno. The woodburytype is a portrait of a splendidly befrocked but anxious looking child, his eight year old successor.

      [Bookseller: Richard Neylon]
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        Album of 36 Original Watercolors and Gouache Paintings of One Upper Crust Hispanic Woman Engaged in Various Leisure and Sporting Activities

      1872. Heavy Morocco. Very Good. 4to. 31 by 24 cm. The watercolors or gouaches are mounted onto the heavy card leaves of the album. Each measures 12 by 9 cm. They are very fully, richly painted. Depicted is the woman playing croquet, holding a fan, dancing ballet, ice skating, walking, balancing on a high wire, at prayer, in riding habit, playing a guitar, mountain climbing, at the theater, punting, wading in water, shooting a bow, etc. In some of the paintings she is merely modeling an extravagant costume. While much of the dress was undoubtedly the latest cosmopolitan fashion coming out of Paris, there is enough that has a specifically Spanish flavor, and this combined with explicit Catholic references and in keeping with her facial features, leads one to conclude with confidence that she was Hispanic, and in fact, probably South American. The artwork has a naive quality, but this might have been also cultivated by the artist, who was at the same time unstinting in rendering fine details in dress. While the hair color could vary, all the paintings are modeled clearly on one woman, who might be described as striking as opposed to beautiful, even compensating for the evolution in notions of feminine beauty. Given the number of paintings depicting her dancing in tutu, one might surmise she was a professional dancer. Certainly, if this represented her lifestyle, she never lacked for activity. Of social historic interest is the sheer variety of sports that one woman participated in. Also of interest is the exquisite rendering of the gowns and dresses. Minor soiling.

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        Partly Printed Document Signed

      Salt Lake City, 1872. unbound. 2 pages (front and back), 15.5 x 9.5 inches, Salt Lake City, Utah Territory, July 15, 1872. This document is a land grant issued to Henry W. Despain, in part: "I, Daniel H. Wells, Mayor of Salt Lake City, Utah Territory...in consideration of the sum of two dollars and five cents...the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, the said Henry W. Despain...to be the rightful owner and possessor of the following described piece or parcel of land: 2019 The East half of Lot five (5) in Block Eighteen (18)...One hundred (100) square rods...as plotted in plot B'. Do, by these presents, grant and convey unto the said Henry W. Despain...his heirs and assigns forever, the foregoing described land, with all rights and privileges thereunto belonging or in anywise appertaining." Boldly signed by the following: Daniel H. Wells (1814-1891), an apostle of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Lieutenant General of the Nauvoo Legion, and Mormon pioneer who helped settle the Salt Lake Valley and Counselor to Brigham Young in the First Presidency of the church; Edwin D. Woolley (1807-1881), Mormon pioneer, Latter-day Saint bishop of the Thirteenth Ward, Mormon missionary, and member of the high council -- one of the closest disciples of Brigham Young. Woolley has signed in full on the cover of this Deed Of Conveyance and has added three lines of text along with the date January 25, 1876. Also signed by James Jack (1829-1911), financial clerk of The Church of Latter-day Saints, territorial treasurer to First Presidency, and witness and signer of the marriage affidavit between Sarah Ann Whitney to the Prophet Joseph Smith. Cook has signed in full twice and has filled in the body of this document. The recipient of this deed, Henry W. Despain, is listed in the Latter-day Saints Biographical Encyclopedia as entry 2:614* (with photograph). He was a very influential Mormon missionary and pioneer who took part in the mission to Arizona in 1880. This document has the original embossed gold "Territory of Utah, City and County of Salt Lake City" seal still attached, as well as the embossed gold seal of James Jack. Natural horizontal folds and a vertical crease; light soiling and several small chips and tears. Very good(-) condition, but still an incredible piece with historical significance.

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        The Coast of Norway from Christiania to Hammerfest

      London and Boston: W. M. Thompson / Roberts Brothers, 1872. Hard Cover. Good. viii, [ followed by 12 full color plates (chromolithographs?) each preceded by an acid free buffer leaf and tissue ], 24 pages. Oblong Folio (13 1/2 x 16 3/4 inches). Publisher's beveled boards with gold and green decorations on the cover. Originally bound in gutta percha style, leaves had come loose as normal and the book was in pieces. Now recased with original spine laid down and with individual leaves tied together archivally with tissue and sewn. Now sound and usable. Several pages with new paper / tissue restorations to fore edges (not affecting text). Some minor dampstaining. Plates are bright and clean with some minor dampstaining to some upper right corner. Scarce in the marketplace. Hard Cover.

      [Bookseller: Kuenzig Books, ABAA/ILAB]
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        London: A Pilgrimage

      Grant & Co. 1872 - Grant & Co. London 1872. Large folio edition. No jacket issued. Green cloth boards. Gilt titling and banding to spine. Gilt stamped pictorial front board. Corners of boards bumped & rubbed. Some scuffing to front & back boards.Previous owner's bookplate to inside of front board on the pastedown. Pictorial title-page frontispiece, 178 further illustrations & some full-page plates with titled tissue-guards.Light foxing scattered throughout. Slight yellowing to the page-edges. Binding sound. DISPATCHED FROM THE UK WITHIN 24 HOURS ( BOOKS ORDERED OVER THE WEEKEND DISPATCHED ON MONDAY) BY ROYAL MAIL. ALL OVERSEAS ORDERS SENT BY AIR MAIL. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: HALCYON BOOKS]
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        Crossoptilon Thibetanum [Hodgson's Eared Pheasant]

      Publsihed for the Author, Daniel Giraud Elliot, New York 1872 - A beautiful image from the most splendid of Elliot's great monographs, 'A Monograph of the Phasianidae or Family of the Pheasants'. The magnificent size and beautiful colouring of the plates after Joseph Wolf's charcoal drawings reflect the importance which Elliot attached to the Phasianidae. Of all the families in the ornithological system, he regarded it as the one most vital to the human race, "containing within it the species that afford food for thousands of mankind, and also those which are the original source of all the domestic poultry met with throughout the civilized world." Cf. Anker 130; Fine Birds Books (1990), p. 95; Nissen IVB 295; Wood p. 331; Zimmer p. 206. Hand-coloured lithograph after Joseph Wolf by J. Smit, printed by P.W.M. Trap. Very good condition.

      [Bookseller: Donald A. Heald Rare Books (ABAA)]
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        Schloßansicht.

      . Aquarell v. von Alvensleben, 1872, 33,7 x 41. Stimmungsvolles Aquarell von Oscar von Alvensleben mit der Schloßansicht im Vordergrund. Links unten signiert: v. Alvensleben. Rechts unten bezeichnet und datiert: Lichtenstein d. 30.8.72. - Das sauber erhaltene Blatt auf alten Untersatzkarton montiert. - O. v. Alvensleben * um 1840 ( Dresden ), + 5.11. 1903 (Dresden), malte bevorzugt Landschaften. Lit.: Müller/Singer, Bd.5, S.5 ( Nachtrag ), Thieme.-B., Bd.1, S.364.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        The Wonders of the Yosemite Valley, and of California

      Boston: Alexander Moore, Lee and Shepard, 1872. Second Edition. Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/No jacket, as issued. John Muir's first contribution in a book. [iii-x], xi-xii, 12-79 pages. 10 small, mounted albumen photographs with tissue guards, two maps, three in-text illustrations. Red decorative borders on each page. Mulberry cloth, with the title decoratively stamped in gilt and black on the front board and in blind on the rear cover. All edges gilt. A combination travelogue of a train journey from Omaha to Yosemite and a natural history of the valley, which is noteworthy for two reasons: the inclusion of ten small albumen photographs and John Muir's first appearance in a book. The albumens, including views of Half Dome, Bridal Veil Falls, and Yosemite Falls, are credited to John Soule, a Boston photographer, and he issued many of them, in slightly smaller form, as stereoviews. It has been long presumed that Soule was not the actual photographer. Some people have optimistically assigned the pictures to Carleton Watkins and others to Eadweard Muybridge, while more recent scholarship has attributed them to Martin Mason Hazeltine (see Kate Nearpass Ogden, 'God's Great Plow and the Scripture of Nature: Art and Geology at Yosemite' in California History, Vol. 71, No. 1 (Spring 1992)). Hazeltine had a summer studio at Yosemite in the late 1860s and early 1870s and is known to have sold negatives to Soule (see the Finding Aid to the Hazeltine collection at the Oregon Historical Society). Kneeland, a professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, first published The Wonders of Yosemite Valley in 1870. For the second edition, he added two chapters, 'Yosemite in 1872' and 'The Recent Earthquake in Yosemite.' The former quotes Muir anonymously: 'By far the greatest portion of Yosemite in unimprovable; her trees and her flowers will melt like the snow, but her domes and her falls are everlasting.' The account of the earthquake is almost entirely Muir's work (again uncredited). There was a third edition of the book, with more added content. Of the three editions, the second is the least common. This work is no. 10 in Francis Farquhar's chronologically arranged list of the twenty-five most important works on the region (Yosemite, the Big Trees, and the High Sierras: A Selective Bibliography). Muir's contributions are items 3 and 4 in William and Maymie Kimes' John Muir: A Reading Bibliography. Muir's two earlier publications were in newspapers. This is his first book appearance. See also Lloyd W. Currey and Dennis G. Kruska's Bibliography of Yosemite, the Central and Southern High Sierra, and the Big Trees, 1839–1900 (no. 225; citing a source crediting Muybridge as a possible source for the photographs). A very good copy, neatly rebacked, preserving most of the spine; one plate with a one-inch marginal tear (not affecting the photograph). Several plates lacking the tissue guards. Previous owner's inscription dated June 20, '72 on preliminary blank. Generally, an attractive copy.

      [Bookseller: Eureka Books, ABAA]
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        A turning point in Chinese Gordon?s career: <i>?No news of Egypt, as yet, a kind letter from Nubar Pasha saying Khedive would be glad if I would leave HMS & enter his??</i>

      Autograph Letter Signed ?C G Gordon,? 1p, 5.5? x 8.5?. No place, [1872/1873]. To [Charles Henry Leopold] Kuhl. Soiling and tears at lower edge affecting last word, ?Sunday.? Else darkly penned and in fine condition.In part, ?Metternich makes no more voyages this year, so Leborne will have to go to Kustendjih, unless the Russian Boat which is to leave on Wednesday delays till Thursday which is not probable ... No news of Egypt, as yet, a kind letter from Nubar Pasha saying Khedive would be glad if I would leave HMS & enter his, which any way is civil.? In a postscript, Gordon adds ?I go I think to Kustendjih on Friday. Steamer arrives there on Saturday or Sunday.?Charles H.L. Kuhl was Resident Engineer on the Danube Commission. Gordon had been appointed as British Commissioner on the Danube Commission in 1871 with the objective of making the Danube fully navigable and to ensure free and safe passage for the vessels of all nations. In 1872, Gordon was in Tu

      [Bookseller: University Archives]
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        Zusammengefasste Grundsätze über Zucht und Haltung von Pferden und Rindern mit besonderer Berücksichtigung der österreichischen Alpenländer.

      Wien C. Gerold's Sohn 1872. 4 Bl., 109 S., 1 Bl. (Inh.verz.), 24 Taf. in Tondruck [Lithogr.], davon 13 m. Pferdeabb. u. 11 m. Rinderrassen. Lex.-8° (= 25 bis 30 cm Buchrückenhöhe) Prachteinband m. Deckelpräg. u. goldgepräg. Vorderdeckel u. Rückentitel, marmorierter Schnitt Zustand: siehe Bild; leichte Alters-/Gebrauchsspuren; Einband wenig bestossen u. berieben; Tafeln teils leicht fleckig, sonst tadellos u. komplett (keine fehlenden o. losen Seiten); insgesamt alters-/gebrauchsgemäss sehr gut erhalten.. SEHR GUTES EXEMPLAR und EXTREM SELTENES WERK mit sehr schönen und dekorativen Lithographien.

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        Zusammengefasste Grundsätze über Zucht und Haltung von Pferden und Rindern mit besonderer Berücksichtigung der österreichischen Alpenländer. Wien, C. Gerold's Sohn 1872. Gr. 8°. 4 Bll., 109 S., 1 Bl., mit 24 tonlithogr. Tafeln, reich blind- u. goldgepr. OLwd.

      . . Hohenbruck 1375 - nicht in Huth.- Erste Ausgabe.- "Das vorliegende Werk ist speciell der Hebung der Pferde- und Rinderviehzucht in den südlichen Alpenländern der österreichischen Monarchie gewidmet" (aus der Vorrede).- Die Tafeln zeigen 10 Pferderassen (lith. v. Ebersberg) u. 10 Rinderrassen.- Tls. leicht braunfleckig, Ebd. leicht berieben, insges. gutes Exemplar.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Johannes Müller]
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        Fathers and Sons

      Henry Holt, 1872. Hardcover. Good. First US edition, second printing. New York: Henry Holt & Company Publishers, 1872. 248 pp with ads in red on endpapers and paste downs. Yellow cloth with black lettering and illustrations, gilt spine title. First American edition, second printing. (Dated 1872 on copyright page with no additional printings indicated. The third volume of Leypoldt and Holt&#39;s Leisure Hour Series in 1867. After the publisher changed its name to Holt, the book was reprinted. Precedes all other English translations. See Line, Ettlinger and Gladstone&#39;s Bibliography of Russian Literature.)Condition: Good condition hardcover. Clean pages. Not an ex-library copy! Former owner&#39;s name stamped on front paste down. Front end paper has a few closed tears near the hinge which has been inexpertly repaired. Pencil inscription on rear endpaper about another book, which can be easily erased, dated 1883, Madras, India. Small red stain to margin of pg 183. Faint dampstain to fore edge of a few early pages. Bookseller&#39;s stamps on rear paste down. Spine slightly cocked, rubbed. Lettering on covers strong. Good condition overall. Rare.

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        Through The Looking Glass, and What Alice Found There

      London: Macmillan and Co. 1872 - Illustrated by John Tenniel. First edition, first printing, with "wade" instead of "wabe" to page 21. Finely bound in full crimson Morocco by Bayntun-Riviere, with five raised bands to the spine, lettered in gilt, spine compartments and bands ruled in gilt, boards ruled in gilt, triple ruled circle panel with an illustration of the Red Queen to the front board, triple ruled circle panel with an illustration of the White Queen to the rear panel, gilt turn-ins, all edges gilt, green endpapers with floral pattern stamped in gilt, original cloth bound in at rear. About fine, with a former owner's 1872 inscription to the half-title, a few hints of scattered and light spotting to the otherwise fresh pages. A beautiful copy of a scarce book in a fine Morocco binding. Through the Looking Glass is Lewis Carroll's sequel to his popular children's novel Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1865). In this story, which represents the child protagonist's journey from adolescence to adulthood, Alice ventures into a fantasy world through the mirror above her fireplace. Just as Alice relies on the imagery of playing cards, Through the Looking Glass is laden with chess imagery; Alice steps into the fantasy world as a white pawn on a giant chess board. While making her way to be crowned queen, she runs into many of Carroll's beloved characters, including Tweedledum and Tweedledee, the Walrus and the Carpenter, and the Red Queen. Additionally, this text employs a mirror motif, with many backward-printed texts and scenarios that appear to be the reverse of scenes from Alice. Throughout the novel, Carroll includes nonsense poetry, including the playful "Jabberwocky." Like Alice, Through the Looking Glass is illustrated by John Tenniel. Carroll originally intended to write this sequel as early as 1866, but had trouble persuading Tenniel to illustrate it. Writer and artist had a somewhat volatile relationship as a result of their mutual perfectionism: just as the true first edition of Alice was suppressed because of unsatisfactory illustrations, Through the Looking Glass's illustrations were heavily edited. Tenniel demanded the removal of a character that was too difficult to illustrate, whereas Carroll replaced Tenniel's "Jabberwock" plate with an image of the White Knight, which was less frightening, as a frontispiece. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Through the Looking-Glass, and what Alice found there. With. Illustrations by John Tenniel

      Macmillan and Co 1872 - First Edition, First Printing with "wade" on p.21 bound in early morocco boards with leather spine. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning and the boards with minor wear to the edges. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a wonderful copy in collector's condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC]
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        Costumes usos e trajos de Todos os Povos do Mundo em face de documentos authenticos e das mais recentes viagens

      Lisbon: Imprensa Lusitana Typographia Lisbonense, 1872-, 1873. Thick octavo, 153 highly-finished handcoloured engravings; original interleaves generally present, a couple of plates spotted, but generally fine and bright in red blind-panelled morocco (a little rubbed), all edges gilt. Rare Portuguese edition of Wahlen&#39;s Moeurs, Usages et Costumes de tous les peuples du monde… (Brussels, 1844), published well after Wahlen&#39;s death in 1850. Wahlen&#39;s is a scarce and beautiful work on the costumes of the world, finely illustrated with a wonderful series of highly coloured full-page plates. This Portuguese edition is not recorded by Ferguson, although there are 30 plates of Oceania; it includes the Aborigines of Jervis Bay and Kangaroo Island, and the exotic peoples of Pitcairn Island, New Guinea, Timor, Java, New Zealand and Hawaii. As with the earlier Brussels edition, the plates are drawn from published voyage accounts. The startling portraits of the Aborigines of Jervis Bay and Kangaroo Island are copied from De Sainson&#39;s studies made on Dumont D&#39;Urville&#39;s voyage on the Astrolabe. Other images come from Krusenstern, while the Tahitian dancer is after John Webber from the account of Cook&#39;s third voyage. Portrait profiles of Maoris are based on Sydney Parkinson&#39;s images published in the official account of Cook&#39;s first voyage, and a native of New Guinea is adapted from P. Van Oort&#39;s "Native of Dourga Strait , New Guinea", which appeared as the frontispiece to Earl&#39;s The Native Races of the Indian Archipelago. This is a volume of plates only, evidently part of a larger work (it is numbered volume 6 on the spine). The National Library&#39;s copy has two volumes.

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        A Japanese-English and English-Japanese Dictionary.

      American Presbyterian Mission Press, 1872 - 2nd ed. Small 4to. xxxi, 632, 201pp. Contemporary half leather, corner rubbed. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Malay Archipelago: The Land of the Orang-Utan and Bird of Paradise. A Narrative of Travel with Studies of Man and Nature.

      Macmillan, London, 1872. Fourth edition. - 8vo. Greed dec. cloth hardcover. 653pp. b/w illus. Fold-out colour map. Good+. Solid copy with very good original covers, some foxing.

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        Die Geburt der Tragödie aus dem Geiste der Musik.

      Leipzig, E.W. Fritzsch, 1872. 8vo. Cont. brown hcalf w. four raised bands and gilt back. Small worm tracts along lower back hinge, causing a little loss of leather. Binding fine and tight. Occational brownspotting. IV, 143, (1) pp.. The rare first edition, first issue, of Nietzsche's first work, his seminal "The Birth of Tragedy out of the Spirit of Music", which started his career and brought him immediate fame. The first edition was printed in less than 700 copies (probably about 625), and is thus scarce."In his youth he became a disciple of Schopenhauer but his immediate friendship with Wagner was a decisive feature in Nietzsche's development, although the bitter hatred that later arose between them, in the words of Ernest Newman "poisened his pen as the thing itself had once poisened his soul." His principal work during the Wagner period, 1868-78, was "Die Geburt der Tragödie aus dem Geiste der Musik", 1872. In this he adopted a tragico-pessimistic conception of Greek civilization, like Burckhardt but contrary to Grote. This started his career as a critic of modern civilization based on disgust with imperial Germany, Christianity, bourgeois ethics, and so on." (PMM, p.224).Nietzsche was originally a philologist, and in this his first, and perhaps most interesting, work he discusses the history of the Greek tragedy, a discussion that was to become of great importance. He introduces a distinction between what he calls the Dionysian and the Apollonian principles, claiming that life always involves a struggle between these two elements, each battling for control over the existence of humanity. Due to the unnoticible mixture of these two elements, the Greek tragedy constitutes the highest form of art, and the human condition can be understood in full when understanding these tragedies. The work geniusly isolates and then combines the most important strands of German idealism and unites them at a new level. "The Birth of Tragedy..." represents an entirely new way of understanding philology as well as philosophy

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        SS Governor Blackall off Sydney Heads

      circa, 1872. Oil on board, 420 x 590mm, framed in birds eye maple. A Sydney-built steamship in the Harbour. A fine oil-painting of what was then the largest vessel to have been constructed in the colony, the steamship Governor Blackall, launched at Waterview Bay, Sydney on 27 September 1870. Here seen off Sydney Heads, the Governor Blackall was an iron vessel built to the order of the Queensland government and intended as a mail and passenger boat. It was the seventh steamer to have been constructed by Mort&#39;s Dry Dock and Engineering Company. Contemporary reports suggest that over 2000 people saw the ship launched, and that it was &#39;admitted by everyone to be one of the finest specimens of naval architecture ever constructed in the colony; (Sydney Morning Herald, 14 September 1870). The ship was named after the Governor of Queensland, Samuel Wensley Blackall, who had been appointed in 1868 soon after his arrival from Ireland. Despite arriving in the midst of a constitutional crisis he was a popular leader, known for his willingness to assist any genuine public cause. But by the time the steamer was launched in 1870 the Governor&#39;s health was failing and he died the following year. The town of Blackall and the Blackall Range were named after him. Blackall, and the then Queensland Premier Charles Lilley, had visited Sydney in 1869 and signed a contract to purchase the steamer in an attempt to stem the increase of mail subsidy claims by the monopolistic Australasian Steam Navigation Company. However, by 1884 the Governor Blackall was again part of the Australasian Steam Navigation Company and by 1886 when the company was bought out by the British India and Queensland Agency Company the ship was discarded. The largest vessel ever to have been built in the colony ended up in Rotten Row, Sydney Harbour.

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        Autograph letter signed "Fr. Luetke", to Russian Privy councillor Von Adelung

      St. Petersburg: 22 October, 1872. Manuscript in ink on paper, single leaf folded to form four pages, 210 x 130 mm; in fine condition. Rare example of a letter by one of the great Russian explorers. An interesting and rare private letter from the explorer Count Fyodor Petrovich Lütke. Lütke, who started his career in the Imperial Russian Navy in 1813, was a member of Golovnin&#39;s voyage on the Kamchatka (1817-19). Subsequently he himself led (1821-24) the expedition to explore the coastline of Novaya Zemlya, the White Sea, and the eastern parts of the Barents Sea. From 1826 to 1829 he commanded the last great Russian scientific voyage to the Northwest coast of America: sailing to the Pacific on the Senyavin via Cape Horn, they reached Sitka in 1827 and spent over a month there. They continued north to Unalaska and the Aleutian Islands, going as far north as St Matthew Island and the Bering Sea, and surveying the coast of the Alaskan Peninsula as far as Kvichak Bay. Islands in the Caroline group of Micronesia were explored during the winter of 1828, and they visited Guam, the Philippines, and St Helena Island in the south Atlantic before returning to Kronstadt in September 1829. The printed account of his voyage on the Senyavin is one of the rarest Pacific voyages today, and was rare even in the nineteenth century (the bibliographer Sabin could only explain this by pointing out that the small edition is said to have been almost entirely bought up within Russia, unlike other voyage publications of the period which reached a much wider audience). Lütke became an influential member of the Russian Geographic Society, chairman of the Naval Scientific Committee, commander-in-chief and military governor of the ports of Reval and later Kronstadt, and a member of the Russian State Council. In 1873, the Geographical Society introduced the Lütke gold medal. He is commemorated by many placenames, including a cape, a peninsula, a mountain and a bay in Novaya Zemlya, as well as a group of islands of the Franz Josef Land, Baydaratskaya Bay, and Nordenskiöld Archipelago. A strait between Kamchatka and Karaginsky Island, as well as a Russian icebreaker were also named after him. In this letter to the Russian privy councillor von Adelung, Lütke discusses the financial support of his friend&#39;s niece. Lütke gives advice on how this might be accomplished with the help of prominent members of St. Petersburg society including the Secretary of the St. Petersburg Academy of Sciences, the mathematician Paul Heinrich Fuss, past and present Ministers of Culture Counts Uwarov and Tolstoy, as well as Tsarina Olga Nicolajevna.

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        Den danske Hærs Historie til Nutiden og den norske Hærs Historie indtil 1814.

      2 bd. i 3 dele. Kbhvn. 1872-76. Med 35 farveplancher, kort samt træsnit i teksten. Indbundet i 2 samtidige halvlæderbind med guldtryk på ryggene. With 35 colourplates, maps and woodcuts in the text. Bound in 2 nice contemporary halfleather bindings.. The history of the Danish & Norwegian Army until 1814, where Norway became independent

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        The Owl and the Pussy-Cat and Other Nonsense Songs. lllustrated by Lord Ralph Kerr

      London: Cundall and Co., 1872. Oblong folio, with twelve mounted albumen photographs measuring 185 x 245 mm., interleaved with blanks; an unusually good copy of a book typically found in poor condition, original gilt decorated green publisher&#39;s cloth boards, now rebacked. First edition, of this this rare and unusual edition of Lear&#39;s famous nonsense poems. The format of this publication itself is somewhat unusual, comprising a series of mounted albumen photographic plates. Only the title-page and contents leaf are conventional letterpress, and two of the three poems are reprinted from Nonsense Songs and Stories of 1871 (being &#39;The Owl and the Pussy-Cat&#39; and &#39;The Duck and the Kangaroo&#39;). Edward Lear was an accomplished artist and natural history illustrator, whose &#39;accomplishments were as varied as his personality was idiosyncratic. Late in life he reproached himself for writing "such volumes of stuff" but each of his books - whether he was dealing with birds, or scenery, or nonsense - is made valuable by his individual touch" (Ray, p.59). &#39;The Duck and the Kangaroo&#39; is one of Lear&#39;s most cherished ditties; generously illustrated with life-like kangaroo studies and a cigar smoking duck.

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        The Perlustration of Great Yarmouth with Gorleston and Southtown in three volumes

      George Nall, Great Yarmouth 1872 - 3 volume set in half morocco leather with raised bands and gilt design & title to the spines. Wear to the edges of all 3 volumes. AEG. The spine of volume 1 is partly split, the others being very good order. Marbled endpapers throughout have a number of newspaper cuttings pasted on them. Owner signature in ink dated 1892 to the blank free of all three volumes. There are many marginal notes in pencil with a very small number in ink. Very light foxing in the main with just a little on the heavy side and staining to the margins of a small number of pages. A very heavy set for overseas shipping purposes. 4to, [8],ix,[3],403,[1]pp + [8],440pp + [8],406,xxix,[1],[4]pp [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Autograph Note Signed, in French, on flyer for the "Association Francaise pour L'avancement des Sciences," Paris, April 15, 1872.

      - Broca's early scientific works dealt with the histology of cartilage and bone, but he also studied cancer pathology, the treatment of aneurysms, and infant mortality. One of his major concerns was the comparative anatomy of the brain. A long and substantive letter throughout The flyer serves as an invitation to the organization's General Assembly, noting date, time and venue and purpose. "You are invited to participate in the General Assembly of the Founding members of the French AssociationÉMr. Claude Bernard, presidentÉThe meeting will define the final constitution of the Society." Broca writes to his associate, Dr. Azam, "I am quite sure that you will not be here for the Wednesday event. But you could send me, on your behalf and for your two subscribers, a letter informing the president that you approve the by-laws." Signed, "P. Broca."

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        Liebig-Bilder-Serie: ( Veritable Extrait de Viande Liebig ): Sanguinetti-Nummer 004: Enfants en Bleue 1.

      Liebig, 1872.. ( Liebig-Bilder-Serie in Chromolithographie gedruckt, teils unter Verwendung von Gold und Silber. Bildgröße 10 x 7 cm: Katalognummer und Erscheinungsjahr nach dem Katalog von Sanguinetti ermittelt: Serie in französischer Sprache ): Hier die Serie Nummer 4: " Enfants en Bleue 1 " aus dem Jahrgang 1872-1873, gedruckt bei Dangiville in Paris. ( Diese Serie ist nur in Frankreich erschienen / italienischer Titel hierzu: " Fanciulli in Blu 1 " ). Gezeigt werden auf goldenem Fond jeweils 2 blaue Kindergestalten: " 2 Knaben im Duell / 2 Knaben spielen Boule / Knabe und Mädchen beim Schlittschuhlaufen auf dem Eis / Knaben und Mädchen tanzen, Dreispitz des Knaben fliegt davon / Kavalier sitzt am Tisch, Dame schenkt Wein ein / Kavalier überreicht einer am Tisch sitzenden Dame eine Blume ". Mit teils stärkeren Gebrauchsspuren: Bei 4 Bildern Ecken angeknickt, Außenränder teils gering beschädigt, Bilder teils fleckig und berieben ( 3 Bilder auch etwas stärker fleckig ), Ecken bestoßen, Rückseiten teils etwas fleckig. - außerordentlich selten - ( Pic erhältlich / webimage available ).

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        Seltene Liebig-Bilder-Serie (unvollständig): Sanguinetti Nr. 005: Enfants en Bleue 2.

      Liebig, 1872.. ( Liebig-Bilder-Serie in Chromolithographie gedruckt, teils unter Verwendung von Gold und Silber. Bildgröße 10 x 7 cm: Katalognummer und Erscheinungsjahr nach dem Katalog von Sanguinetti: Hier eine seltene, unvollständige Serie, die nicht in Deutschland erschienen ist - mit französischem Text bzw. Werbetext " Extrait de Viande Liebig ": Einzelbildverkauf ist möglich - Preis hierfür auf Anfrage ): Hier die Serie Nr. 5: " Enfants en Bleue 2 " aus dem Jahrgang 1872-1873, gedruckt bei Dangiville in Paris ( Diese Serie ist nur in Frankreich erschienen / italienischer Titel hierzu: " Fanciulli in Blu 2 " ). Von den 6 erschienenen Bildern sind hier 2 Bilder vorhanden: " Bild c: 2 Mädchen, ein Mädchen weint, Puppe und Teddy liegen am Boden / Bild f: Ein Knabe begrüßt 2 Mädchen, im Hintergrund ein Segelschiff und Leuchtturm ". Bild c + f jeweils im weißen Außenrand beschnitten, gering berieben, gering fleckig.- außerordentlich selten - ( Pic erhältlich / webimage available ).

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        Seltene Liebig-Bilder-Serie (unvollständig): Sanguinetti Nr. 008: Images de Genre 1.

      Liebig, 1872.. ( Liebig-Bilder-Serie in Chromolithographie gedruckt, teils unter Verwendung von Gold und Silber. Bildgröße 10 x 7 cm: Katalognummer und Erscheinungsjahr nach dem Katalog von Sanguinetti: Hier eine seltene, unvollständige Serie, die nicht in Deutschland erschienen ist - mit französischem Text bzw. Werbetext " Extrait de Viande Liebig ": Einzelbildverkauf ist möglich - Preis hierfür auf Anfrage ): Hier die Serie Nr. 8: " Images de Genre 1 " aus dem Jahrgang 1872-1873. ( Diese Serie ist nur in Frankreich erschienen / italienischer Titel hierzu: " Figure di Genere 1 " ). Von den erschienenen 12 Bildern sind hier 2 Bilder vorhanden: " Bild c: Spanier mit goldener Halskette und Liebig-Schild in der Hand / Bild d: Knabe mit Tamburin / . Bild c etwas fleckig und berieben, Bild d mit beschnittenem Außenrand, Bild e mit beschnittenem Außenrand, etwas gebräunt. - außerordentlich selten - ( Pic erhältlich / webimage available ).

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        Seltene Liebig-Bilder-Serie (unvollständig): Sanguinetti Nr. 006: Enfants en rouge.

      Liebig, 1872.. ( Liebig-Bilder-Serie in Chromolithographie gedruckt, teils unter Verwendung von Gold und Silber. Bildgröße 10 x 7 cm: Katalognummer und Erscheinungsjahr nach dem Katalog von Sanguinetti: Hier eine unvollständige Serie, die nicht in Deutschland erschienen ist - mit französischem Text bzw. Werbetext " Extrait de Viande Liebig ": Einzelbildverkauf ist möglich - Preis hierfür auf Anfrage ): Hier die Serie Nr. 6: " Enfants en rouge " aus dem Jahrgang 1872-1873, gedruckt bei Dangiville in Paris ( Diese Serie ist nur in Frankreich erschienen / italienischer Titel hierzu: " Fanciulli in rosso " ). Von den 6 erschienenen Bildern sind hier 2 Bilder vorhanden: " Bild d: 2 Kinder ( Mädchen und Knabe ), Knabe schläft auf dem Sessel / Bild f: Ein Knabe spricht mit 2 Mädchen, eins davon mit einem Fächer in der Hand ". Zusammen 2 Bilder. Mit teils deutlichen Gebrauchsspuren ( stärker berieben, leichte Knickspuren, im Außenrand gering fleckig, Rückseiten fleckig ). ( Pic erhältlich / webimage available ).

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        UNSERE ZEIT. DEUTSCHE REVUE DER GEGENWART, Sammlung von 15 Jahrgangs-Halbbänden: 1872.2, 1875.2, 1876.1 + 1876.2, 1877.2, 1879.1, 1880.1 + 1880.2, 1881.1, 1882.1, 1883.1 + 1883.2, 1885.2, 1886.2, 1891.2. Monatsschrift zum Conversations-Lexikon [= Konversations-Lexikon].

      Leipzig : F.A. Brockhaus, 1872-1891.. 15 Bände, insgesamt ca. 13.000 S. 8° , Halbleinen. 15 Jahrgänge!!! 15 Bände! Gut erhaltene Sammlung aus dem Zeitraum der Jahrgänge 1872 und 1891. Die Reihe war eine Art fortlaufende Ergänzung des Konversationslexikons und lieferte dem (bürgerlichen) Leser aktuelles Wissen in überschaubarer Form. Jeder Jahrgang erschien in zwei Halbbänden (Bsp: 1876.1 + 1876.2), in diesem Angebot sind die Jahrgänge 1876, 1880 und 1883 vollständig enthalten. Aus ehemaligem Bibliotheksbestand, mit entsprechenden Kennzeichnungen versehen. Einbände lichtgeblichen und teilweise etwas fleckig. Seiten nachgedunkelt, sonst aber überwiegend sauber und gut erhalten. Nur an vereinzelten Stellen finden sich kleine Stockflecken, beziehungsweise Randläsuren. Bindung ist bei allen Bänden fest. Guter Gesamtzustand! mbx atx jqx

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        Babbage&#39;s Calculating Machine; or Difference Engine . A description of a portion of this machine put together in 1833 and now exhibited, by permission of the Board of Works, in the Educational Division of the South Kensington Museum

      London: Science and Art Department of the Educational Division of the South Kensington Museum, 1872. Octavo, [ii]. 8 pp. with a wood-engraved frontispiece illustrating "a small portion of Mr Babbage&#39;s Difference Engine"; original printed grey wrappers. Babbage&#39;s proto-computer. Rare description of Charles Babbage&#39;s first proto-computer, written and illustrated by his oldest son, following the inventor&#39;s death late in 1871. Benjamin Herschel Babbage, engineer, scientist and explorer, was a significant figure in South Australia from the 1850s. Babbage&#39;s Calculating Machine was subsequently moved to the London Science Museum.

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        Roughing It

      Hartford, Conn: American Publishing Company, 1872. First edition. about Fine. A wonderful, about Fine copy of the book in the publisher&#39;s scarce half morocco binding: raised bands on the spine, marbled end papers and edges. Only the lightest wear to the leather at the outer hinge of the front board, otherwise an excellent copy with the first state of p. 242. A book that is surprisingly scarce in anything approaching Fine condition.& & Twain&#39;;s humorous travelogue of his journey to the Wild West - and Hawaii. Twain had just served briefly as a militiaman in the Confederacy but quickly left before deciding to pay a visit to his brother, who had been made secretary of the Nevada Territory. Though the book was published in 1872, it was actually based on experiences Twain had between the early and mid 1860s. It&#39;;s one of Twain&#39;;s earliest published books. Noted critic William Dean Howells wrote, in a contemporary review in The Atlantic: "A thousand anecdotes, relevant and irrelevant, embroider the work; excursions and digressions of all kinds are the very woof of it, as it were; everything far-fetched or near at hand is interwoven, and yet the complex is a sort of "harmony of colors" which is not less than triumphant.". about Fine.

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        Autograph letter signed to an unidentified correspondent

      Edinburgh, 1872. <p>"The splints having now returned from the instrument maker . . ."</p><p>Lister, Joseph (1827-1912). Autograph letter signed to an unidentified correspondent. Edinburgh, July 5, 1872. 1 sheet. 160 x 98 mm. Traces of mounting on blank verso, but very good.</p><p>From the founder of the antiseptic principle in surgery (see Garrison-Morton 5634, Printing and the Mind of Man 316c) and the antiseptic prevention of wound infection (see Garrison-Morton 5635). The letter, which Lister wrote in his professional capacity as a surgeon, reads as follows:</p><p>"Dear Madam, The splints having now returned from the instrument maker, I should be glad to see you any morning about 10 o&#39;clock to try them on. Yours very truly Joseph Lister."</p>

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        Real-Encyclopädie des Erzieungs- und Unterrichtswesens nach katholischen Principien. Unter Mitwirkung von geistlichen und weltlichen Schulmännern für Geistliche, Volksschullehrer, Eltern und Erzieher bearbeitet und herausgegeben von Dr. Hermann Rolfus und Dr. Adolf Pfister. 5 Bände (komplett). Enzyklopädie.

      Mainz : Druck und Verlag von Florian Kupferberg, 1872 - 1884.. Zweite, verbesserte und vermehrte Auflage. insgesamt ca. 3500 S. 8° , Halbleinen. 5 Bände!!! (Komplett) Zweite, verbesserte und vermehrte Auflage. Innen und außen noch sauber, nur vereinzelt sind Seiten etwas griffrandig. Guter Zustand! jqx mbx

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