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        Götz von Berlichingen mit der eisernen Hand. Ein Schauspiel.

      115 (2) Seiten mit 17 Originalholzdrucken 4, Original-Ganzpergament mit Rückentitel und Deckelvignette im Leinenbespannten Schuber, Goldkopfschnitt und lineare Kanten- und Innenkantenvergoldung Sechundzwanzigster Avalun-Druck. Nr. 6 von 200 Exemplaren der Vorzugsausgabe in Ganzpergament. Die ganzseitigen Holzschnitte monogramiert, im Impressum vom Künstler signiert. Handgebundener Einband von P.A. Demeter mit Innen- und Stehkanten-Vergoldung, Rückentitel und Illustration auf dem vorderen Buchdeckel in Schwarz. Gedruckt in der Werkstatt Jakob Hegner in Hellerau bei Dresden in einer einmaligen Auflage von dreihundertfünfzig numerierten Stücken. Der Buchschmuck ist auf Japanbütten, der Text ist auf Zanders Bütten gedruckt. Alois Kolb (österr. Maler, Radierer und Lithograph 1875-1942), leitete den Satz, die Ausstattung und radierte den Bildschmuck (Original Radierungen). Die Drucke 1 bis 200 in Ganzpergament, Nummer 201 bis 350 in Halbpergament. In den Stücken der Ganzpergament-Ausgabe ist jedes Vollbild, in den Halbpergament-Exemplaren der Druckvermerk vom Künstler handschriftlich unterzeichnet. Die bei den Nummer 1 bis 50 enthaltene Mappe mit den Sonderabzügen fehlt.

      [Bookseller: Bührnheims Literatursalon GmbH]
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        THE DEFENCE OF A POSITION Selected as a field of Battle -- Royal Engineer prize essay for 1875

      W. Mitchell & co. London. 1875. First Edition. 8vo.(9.7 x 6.2 inches). iv, 43pp. 8 folding maps, plans and charts at the rear, some colour printed and finished by hand. Complete. In the original publishers brown cloth boards with gilt lettering to the front board. New plain cloth spine. Brown coated endpapers with neat previous owners name on the top of the front free endpaper. Boards a little faded to the edges but overall a very good copy of this scarce booklet, printed by A. W. and J. P. Jackson of Woolwich.

      [Bookseller: Paul Foster Books]
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        Erzählung aus der Zeit des Höhlenmenschen und des Höhlenbären. Mit sämtlichen Illustrationen der Erstausgabe von 1875

      David Friedrich Weinland: Rulaman. Erzählung aus der Zeit des Höhlenmenschen und des Höhlenbären. Mit sämtlichen Illustrationen der Erstausgabe von 1875 (siehe eurobook UG Foto). Knödler Verlag, 2009. 341 Seiten. Ungelesene, gebundene Ausgabe im illustrierten Leineneinband. Sehr guter Zustand. Werktäglicher Versand. Sollte der Versand für Ihr Zielland außerhalb Deutschlands nicht freigeschaltet sein - senden Sie uns bitte eine kurze Nachricht. Es werden lediglich die zusätzlich anfallenden Versandkosten berechnet. Please ask for international shipping

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        Forbes' Hawk-Owl

      Vol I; Ebes 687 Forbes' Hawk-Owl. Ninox Forbesi. £290

      [Bookseller: Henry Sotheran Ltd.]
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        Wood-Fantail

      Vol II; Ebes 769 Hart after Gould Wood-Fantail An original lithograph with later hand-colour for Gould's 'Birds of New Guinea and the adjacent Papuan Islands', 1875-88 530 x 360 mm approx £420

      [Bookseller: Henry Sotheran Ltd.]
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        Histoire de la Céramique: Étude descriptive et Raisonnée des Poeteries de Tous les Temps et de Tous les Peuples. Ouvrage contenant 200 figures sur bois par H. Catenacci et J. Jacquemart. 12 planches gravées al'eau-fortes par Jules Jacquemart.

      Librairie Hachette et Cie 1875 - 750 pp., numerious plates. Original decorated leather over cloth. e.t.g. Very nice copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Yushodo Co., Ltd.]
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        Occidentales

      New edition. Binding half shagreen burgundy corners, back with four nerves set with ornate golden golden double dotted boxes decorated with floral golden boards marbled, endpapers and contreplats of handmade paper, preserved covers, gilded head. Precious autograph signed by the author to his close friend Edmond de Goncourt. Book illustrated with a portrait frontispiece of the author. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! Alphonse Lemerre Paris 1875 9,5x16,5cm relié

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Monarcha Melanonota, Sclater.

      - Altkololorierte Lithographie v. J. Gould & W. Hart aus The Birds of New Guinea. b. Sotheran, London, 1875 - 1888, 44 x 27 cm Nissen IVB 373 ** Photos auf Wunsch im JPG-Format erhältlich.**

      [Bookseller: Kunsthandlung Goyert]
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        Salvadori's Hawk-Owl

      Vol I; Ebes 688 Hart del and lith Salvadori's Hawk-Owl An original lithograph with later hand-colour for Gould's 'Birds of New Guinea and the adjacent Papuan Islands', 1875-88 530 x 360 mm approx £580

      [Bookseller: Henry Sotheran Ltd.]
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        Red-breasted Tanysiptera

      Vol IV; Ebes 915 Hart after Gould Red-breasted Tanysiptera An original lithograph with later hand-colour for Gould's 'Birds of New Guinea and the adjacent Papuan Islands', 1875-88 530 x 360 mm approx £650

      [Bookseller: Henry Sotheran Ltd.]
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        Fine Clerk written Letter Signed in full to S. L. Booth (Lord Joseph, 1827-1912, Pioneer of Antiseptic Surgery)

      1875 - telling him that the "address to which you refer will be published in due time in the British Medical Journal. Meantime I beg you to accept a copy of a paper written two years ago, which has reference to the same subject. I may add that the methods of procedure have been since much simplified .", 2 sides 8vo.,9 Charlotte Square Edinburgh headed paper, 2nd October [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Sophie Dupre ABA ILAB PADA]
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        A Passionate Pilgrim, and Other Tales.

      Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, 1875 - Octavo. Original red fine-cross-ribbed cloth, titles to spine gilt, blind rules to bevelled boards, brown coated endpapers. Bookseller's ticket to foot of front pastedown. Spine gently rolled, slight rubbing to extremities, very light soiling to boards, an excellent copy. First edition, first printing, first binding state, with the imprint "Osgood & Co" (without a full stop after the last "o") at the foot of the spine. According to Edel & Laurence, the first printing consisted of 1,500 copies. Edel & Laurence A1; Supino A1.2.0. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Fine New Year Card Signed on verso "For dear little Sophie", (1819-1901, Queen of Great Britain)

      1875 - (Dorothea Ulrike Alice, 1870-1932, Princess of Prussia, daughter of Emperor Friedrich III, wife, 1889, of King Constantine I of Greece), "from her very aff[ectiona]te Grandmama VR", in full colours, showing a little girl walking through the snow with a basket of holly, viewed through a rustic arch which pulls away on tabs to give a three dimensional effect, 4½" x 3", no place, 1st January light line of abrasion crossing the 'F' on verso where formerly lightly laid down, otherwise in fine condition

      [Bookseller: Sophie Dupre ABA ILAB PADA]
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        John Wisden's Cricketers' Almanack for 1875 - 1875 Original Wisden

      1875. As far as I am aware this is the first time an 1875 Wisden has been offered for sale on Wisden Auction. The book has been very recently rebound in green cloth with a green leather spine with the title and year in gilt to the spine by Scriveners Bookbinders in Buxton, Derbyshire. The front and rear end papers are marbled and the binding looks fabulous. The book itself has been rebound without original wrappers. The book consists of 212 pages and is in fabulous condition. The pages are clean and unmarked and there is no hint of any foxing. A supberb book in a superb binding and of course the holy grail for Wisden collectors. We have added plenty of photographs but we are happy of course to answer any questions or queries. The book will be fully insured in transit and packed to a professional standard. If intending to buy from outside the UK mainland please contact us before buying to ascertain methods and prices of postage.

      [Bookseller: Wisdenshop.com]
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        Le Reine Indigo.; Opéra-bouffe en 3 actes et 4 tableaux. paroles de M.M.A. Jaime et V. Wilder. Musique de Johann Strauss de Vienne. Grand succès de Théâtre de la Renaissance.

      Paris: Au Ménestrel... Heugel et Cie. [1875]. Original large lithographic poster in colours, drawn and printed by Jules Chéret. 73 x 53.5 cms. (29.25" x 21.75"). Unmounted. On paper. 4" tear to left edge repaired. First performed in Vienna on February 10, 1871, La Reine Indigo was the first of Strauss's operettas and the first to be performed in Paris. The present poster, depicting various characters and scenes from the opera, was designed contemporaneously with the first French performance of the work at the Théâtre de la Renaissance on April 27, 1875. Broido: French Opera Posters 45.

      [Bookseller: J & J LUBRANO MUSIC ANTIQUARIANS]
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        Report of a Mission to Yarkund in 1873 … with Historical and Geographical Information Regarding the Possessions of the Ameer of Yarkund

      Calcutta: Printed at the Foreign Department Press, 1875. First edition, issued with 45 photographs. Large hand-colored folding map ("Preliminary Map of Eastern Turkestan") in pocket at front, 3 inserted maps, and 45 mounted albumen print photographs. [ii], [iii], [i], 2, [2], 573, [1] pp. 10 7/8 x 8 1/4 inches (28 x 21.5 cm). Publisher's green cloth, titled in gilt on spine. Recased, ink numerals to contents leaf, a few chips to brittle leaves, adhesive stain to spine from removal of library label, photographs faded. First edition, issued with 45 photographs. Large hand-colored folding map ("Preliminary Map of Eastern Turkestan") in pocket at front, 3 inserted maps, and 45 mounted albumen print photographs. [ii], [iii], [i], 2, [2], 573, [1] pp. 10 7/8 x 8 1/4 inches (28 x 21.5 cm). Thomas Douglas Forsyth (1827-1886) was a British colonial administrator in India. As deputy commissioner of Ambala he had been instrumental in squashing the Sepoy Mutiny of 1857, but his barbarous reprisal against Kuka militants in 1872 (in which captured Sikh rebels were fired from cannon) lead to his demotion. He was subsequently appointed plenipotentiary to Yarkund - the capital of the independent Kingdom of Kashgaria in Chinese Turkestan. Forsyth had previously visited Yarkund in 1870 in an unsuccessful attempt to negotiate with the amir, Yakub Beg. He returned again in 1873. "This second expedition … established the amir's commercial friendliness towards the British and amassed useful geographical, botanical, and ethnological information on the region. On his return in 1874 Forsyth was made KCSI and was subsequently elected a fellow of the Royal Geographical Society" (ODNB) Forsyth's report is seen illustrated with either 102 or 45 photographs (as in this copy). The plate count calls for 45 and copies in the London Library and the British Library also only contain 45 photographs. The photographs include images of Kashgar temples, opium smokers, hunters and game, and various Yarkund natives and tradespeople. The final chapter presents "A Comparative Vocabulary of Some Dialects Spoken in the Territory of Kashgar, by Dr. H.W. Bellow" Provenance: The Explorers Club (bookplate, noting donation by James B. Ford, and blindstamp to title-page, map and elsewhere)

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        Travels in South America from the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic Ocean

      Blackie & Son, London 1875 - 2 vols. With illustrations & maps. Exceptionally handsome copy with contemporary full calf binding. Complete. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Anah Dunsheath RareBooks ABA ANZAAB ILAB]
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        A Silent Witness.

      London; Tinsley Brothers. 1875. First editions. 3 Volumes, 8vo. Author's own copy. Bound in exceptionally smart contemporary royal blue half morocco over marbled boards by Zaehnsdorf, top edge gilt. Gilt titles and decorations to spines. An elegant and stylish bit of high-end late Victorian book binding. Very good indeed. Internally clean, minor spotting to page edges. Marbled endpapers, bearing the author's bookplate to front pastedowns. Now mostly forgotten, Yates was a contemporary and correspondant of Dickens who made a lucrative and popular living penning racy melodramatic murder mysteries, guarenteed in a contemporary review to have "A murder or two in volume one, bigamy in the second, a suicide in the third." Which, all in all, sounds like a nice break from Geordie Shore.

      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington]
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        John Wisden's Cricketers' Almanack for 1875 - 1875 Original Wisden

      1875. As far as I am aware this is the first time an 1875 Wisden has been offered for sale on Wisden Auction. The book has been very recently rebound in green cloth with a green leather spine with the title and year in gilt to the spine by Scriveners Bookbinders in Buxton, Derbyshire. The front and rear end papers are marbled and the binding looks fabulous. The book itself has been rebound without original wrappers. The book consists of 212 pages and is in fabulous condition. The pages are clean and unmarked and there is no hint of any foxing. A supberb book in a superb binding and of course the holy grail for Wisden collectors. We have added plenty of photographs but we are happy of course to answer any questions or queries. The book will be fully insured in transit and packed to a professional standard. If intending to buy from outside the UK mainland please contact us before buying to ascertain methods and prices of postage.

      [Bookseller: Wisdenshop.com]
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        The Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection,

      London: John Murray,, 1875. or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life. Sixth edition, with Additions and Corrections. Octavo. Original green cloth, gilt lettered spine, frame blocked in blind to covers, brown coated endpapers. One folding diagram. Ownership inscription to half-title, another to title page. Bookseller's ticket to rear pastedown. Spine rolled, bumps and slight wear to extremities and joints, a little fraying to spine ends, rear inner hinge cracked but holding; a very good copy. Sixth edition, fifteenth thousand. The sixth edition (eleventh thousand) was first issued in 1872, and was "extensively revised [by Darwin] and contains a new chapter, VII. This was inserted to confute the views of the Roman Catholic biologist St George Mivart" (Freeman). The Origin is, of course, Darwin's best known work and "certainly the most important biological book ever written" (Freeman).

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Officers of the United States, Army and Navy, Prisoners of War

      1875. [FISHER, Captain Robert J.]. Officers of the United States: Army and Navy: Prisoners of War. Libby Prison, Richmond, Va. [Cincinnati: Ehrgott, Forbriger, 1864]. Broadside measures approximately 24 inches by 31 inches, handsomely framed. $4500.Handsome engraved broadside listing officers imprisoned at Libby Prison in Richmond, “the most notorious prison after Andersonville” (Boatner, 482).Contains at top center a Union war eagle nestled in the Stars and Stripes; four separate cartouches of scenes from Libby Prison; engravings of four soldiers; the names of the northern states in an oval pattern interspersed with floral designs and the names of numerous battles; and, in the center, a list of Union officers at Libby, headed by Brigadier Generals Neal Dow and E. P. Scammon. The Cincinnati firm of Ehrgott and Forbriger is noted for a series of over 70 broadsides it issued during the civil war that featured Union military and government figures. The top and bottom edges have been slightly shaved, losing a bit of image from the top and bottom, including the imprint, which read “designed and executed with a pen in Libby Prison” by Captain Robert J. Fisher from the 17th Missouri Volunteers. Slight darkening in two bands across middle. A rare piece in excellent condition, very handsomely framed.

      [Bookseller: Bauman Rare Books]
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        Théorie des fonctions elliptiques. Deuxième édition.

      Paris, Gauthier-Villars, 1875. ____ Seconde édition, définitive. "The standard work on the subject, extending and connecting the investigations by Cauchy and Liouville." Sotheran 6509. DSB 2, 350 et 470. ENVOI D'UN DES AUTEURS sur la couverture : " A Monsieur [le nom du destinataire a été gratté] hommange respectueux. Bouquet." Bel exemplaire. *****. In-4. [275 x 210 mm] Collation : (4), IV, 700 pp. Demi-chagrin vert, dos à nerfs, couvertures imprimées conservées. (Reliure moderne.).

      [Bookseller: Hugues de Latude]
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        Aperçu historique sur l'origine et le développement des méthodes en géométrie particulièrement de celles qui se rapportent à la géométrie moderne, suivi d'un mémoire de géométrie sur deux principes généraux de la science, la dualité et l'homographie. Seconde édition, conforme à la première.

      Paris, Gauthier-Villars, 1875, in 4°, de 2ff. II-852pp., demi-basane verte époque, dos lisse à filets dorés. 2é édition de ce texte qui fut, en 1834, couronné par l'Académie de Bruxelles. La célébrité que lui apporta cet ouvrage lui valut d'être surnommé "l'Empereur de la Géométrie". Il a laissé une oeuvre très étendue, "fondée sur les notions de rapport anharmonique, d'homographie et d'involution; il en tire de remarquables propositions sur les coniques et les quadriques, les surfaces réglées, le mouvement des figures invariables de forme; on lui doit aussi l'introduction de la règle des signes" (Daumas, hist. de la science, p.664) ¶ DSB III/213 - Poggendorff I/424 - Sotheran 6830

      [Bookseller: L'intersigne Livres anciens]
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        Rare photograph showing them full length, full face or nearly, (1863-1950, later Marchioness of Milford Haven and mother of Earl Mountbatten, eldest daughter of Ludwig IV, Grand Duke of Hesse and By Rhine, and of Princess Alice, daughter of Queen Victoria), and her sisters ELISABETH (1864-1918, 'Ella', later Grand Duchess Serge of Russia, murdered 1918, canonized 1991) and IRENE (1866-1953, later wife of Prince Heinrich, brother of Kaiser Wilhelm II)]

      1875 - Victoria standing, the other two seated in front, with Victoria's hand on Ella's shoulder, in matching belted tunics over striped dresses, in a rustic studio setting, on the back is a pencilled note from the 1920s identifying them and saying "taken about the day they came down to see us at Carshalton, see Mrs Tylers acc[oun]t", no place, no date, circa light traces of gum on blank margins of verso without damage The notes on the back say that Ella "is the 2nd in height & very pretty". Their youngest sister Alix, wife of Tsar Nicholas II, was born only in 1872.

      [Bookseller: Sophie Dupre ABA ILAB PADA]
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        ETHIOPIC MANUSCRIPT Manuscript in Ge-ez script on vellum

      1875 - Late 19th century or early 20th century, 34 parchment leaves, (3 leaves with later notes and 31 leaves with text on both sides). 3.8" x 2.7" or 97 mm x 70 mm. Enclosed in a leather purse with rawhide straps. Wooden lid covers with rawhide sewing of 4 gatherings that have been reinforced with cotton string. This manuscript is most likely a religious liturgy book written in black ink with added red ink for emphasis using 8 lines in a single column. Case and book are just in good condition. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Riverow Bookshop]
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        HIGAYON LEV ISRAELITISCHES GEBETBUCH FÜR DIE HÄUSLICHE ANDACHT [INCLUDING THE FIRST AMERICAN REFORM HAGGADAH] [BOUND WITH] GEBETE FÜR KINDER [AS ISSUED] (1875) .

      Philadelphia. 1875.. Hardback. 1st edition thus. Period-style half leather, 8vo, [4], 164, 20 pages (188 pages total) Text in Hebrew and German. Goldman 63; This edition unrecorded and apparently unknown to Ya'ari or Yudlov. THE FIRST AMERICAN REFORM HAGGADAH. Higayon Lev (Logic of the Heart) was a liturgical volume for private devotion which was published to supplement the popular Avodat Yisrael prayerbook that Jastrow had created, based on the earlier work of Benjamin Szold. Jastrow’s revisions “creatively modified the classical contours of the Siddur preserved in Szold’s version and added many new prayers. ” Among its contents are: selections from Pirkei Avot (Ethics of the Fathers) ; daily prayers for women, children (and adults who lack the time to complete the regular liturgy) , all accompanied by a non-literal German translation. There is also a fascinating appendix of children’s prayers which includes, in addition to the more standard basic prayers, special prayers to be recited on one’s birthday as well as on a parent’s birthday. The most important component of the new edition however is Jastrow's Haggadah, (pages 35-54) , the first printed in America that demonstrates the influence of Reform. Here, the Hebrew elements are reduced to a minimum and incorporate many emendations, even to such quintessential texts as Ha Lahma Anya, Vehi She’amdah and the Four Questions (here reduced to a single query) . When Jastrow reprinted the text with an English translation three years later, he wrote, "this plain narrative is well adapted to suggest many a thought as to what duties are incumbent on the Israelites of our own days, and especially in countries like ours where the morn of religious liberty has already dawned and is shedding its roseate light over all inhabitants alike. ” SUBJECT(S) : Judaism -- Prayers and devotions. Reform Judaism -- Liturgy -- Texts. Siddurim. OCLC lists 8 copies worldwide. A copy sold at auction in 2015 for over USD 9, 000 with premium. Ex-library with unobtrusive blind stamp on title page, Very Good Condition. Very attractive (kh-6-1C) .

      [Bookseller: Dan Wyman Books]
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        Scrap Album

      

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        Pachycephala Collaris, Ramsay.

      - Altkol. Lithographie v. W. Hart aus The Birds of New Guinea. b. Sotheran, London, 1875 - 1888, 44 x 27 cm Nissen IVB 373 ** Photos auf Wunsch im JPG-Format erh

      [Bookseller: Kunsthandlung Goyert]
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        Kornevoi chuvashsko-russkii slovar', sravnennyi s iazykami i narechiiami raznykh narodov tiurkskogo, finskogo i drugikh plemen [Chuvash-Russian root word dictionary, with comparisons to language and dialects of various Turkic, Finnish, and other peoples].

      Kazan: v tipografii Imperatorskogo universiteta 1875 - Large octavo (24

      [Bookseller: Penka Rare Books, ILAB]
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        Delightful pair of photographs by Mayall, each signed on the photographer's mount, (Louis-Philippe Albert of Orl

      1875 - showing them each head and shoulders in slight profile looking towards each other, 7

      [Bookseller: Sophie Dupre ABA ILAB PADA]
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        Le drageoir aux épices

      First edition, in re-sale covers, printed in 300 justified copies with false mention of the second edition, as usual. Contemporary Bradel binding of half grey cloth, spine (very lightly faded) with a gilt fleuron, date and double gilt fillet to foot, red shagreen title label (a little rubbed at edges), covers preserved, ex libris inside upper cover. Rare autograph inscription signed by Joris-Karl Huysmans on this work. Endpapers lightly sunned at edges, otherwise a good copy. Lib. Gale & Dépôt central des éditeurs Paris 1875 11x17cm relié

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        HIGAYON LEV ISRAELITISCHES GEBETBUCH FÜR DIE HÄUSLICHE ANDACHT [INCLUDING THE FIRST AMERICAN REFORM HAGGADAH] [BOUND WITH] GEBETE FÜR KINDER [AS ISSUED] (1875) .

      Philadelphia 1875 - 1st edition thus. Period-style half leather, 8vo, [4], 164, 20 pages (188 pages total) Text in Hebrew and German. Goldman 63; This edition unrecorded and apparently unknown to Ya'ari or Yudlov. THE FIRST AMERICAN REFORM HAGGADAH. Higayon Lev (Logic of the Heart) was a liturgical volume for private devotion which was published to supplement the popular Avodat Yisrael prayerbook that Jastrow had created, based on the earlier work of Benjamin Szold. Jastrow’s revisions "creatively modified the classical contours of the Siddur preserved in Szold’s version and added many new prayers. " Among its contents are: selections from Pirkei Avot (Ethics of the Fathers) ; daily prayers for women, children (and adults who lack the time to complete the regular liturgy) , all accompanied by a non-literal German translation. There is also a fascinating appendix of children’s prayers which includes, in addition to the more standard basic prayers, special prayers to be recited on one’s birthday as well as on a parent’s birthday. The most important component of the new edition however is Jastrow's Haggadah, (pages 35-54) , the first printed in America that demonstrates the influence of Reform. Here, the Hebrew elements are reduced to a minimum and incorporate many emendations, even to such quintessential texts as Ha Lahma Anya, Vehi She’amdah and the Four Questions (here reduced to a single query) . When Jastrow reprinted the text with an English translation three years later, he wrote, "this plain narrative is well adapted to suggest many a thought as to what duties are incumbent on the Israelites of our own days, and especially in countries like ours where the morn of religious liberty has already dawned and is shedding its roseate light over all inhabitants alike. " SUBJECT(S) : Judaism -- Prayers and devotions. Reform Judaism -- Liturgy -- Texts. Siddurim. OCLC lists 8 copies worldwide. A copy sold at auction in 2015 for over USD 9, 000 with premium. Ex-library with unobtrusive blind stamp on title page, Very Good Condition. Very attractive (kh-6-1C) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Dan Wyman Books, LLC]
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        Album von Chemnitz. Erinnerungsblätter gezeichnet und lithographirt von Robert Geissler. Chemnitz, Verlag von Eduard Focke.

      - um 1875 Album mit 12 Ansichten (je ca. 8 x 12 cm) von Chemnitz: Gesamtansicht, Johann Zimmermanns Wohnhaus, Johann Zimmermanns Etablissement, Schloß Chemnitz, Höhere Webschule, Höhere Bürgerschule, Marktplatz, Kgl. Höhere Gewerbeschule, Richard Hartmanns Etablissement, Realschule, Aktienspinnerei u. Schillerplatz u. Post.

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        Aide-Mémoire d'Artillerie Navale. Planches. 2e Livraison 1875 (Annexe au Mémorial de l'artillerie de la marine) : [ 18 planches dont 9 en couleurs ] Planche 23 : Atelier des fours à réverbères ; Planches 24 et 25 : Fours à réverbère de la contenance de 7500 kg ; Pl. 26 : Machine d'essai à la traction et à la compression de Desgoffe et Ollivier ; 27 : Machine à éprouver les métaux à la traction du colonel Maillard ; 28 : Balance Joessel ; 29 : Banc de forage ; 30 : Outils divers ; 31 : Atelier de tubage ; 32 : Frettage. Installation de la pièce à fretter ; 33 : Machine à rayer les canons ; 34 : Machine à tarauder les culasses ; 35 : Machine à percer horizontale ; 36 : Presse pour la mise en place des grains de lumière. Appareil à réaléser les logements d'obturateur des canons ; 37 : Hauts-fourneaux de Ruelle ; 38 : Etuve pour les Moules des Canons ; 39 : Machine à fraiser la glissière du verrou des appareils de mise de feu 40 : Instruments de mesure

      18 planches dont 9 chromolithographiées au format 72 x 36 cm, sous chemise d'origine, Aide-Mémoire d'Artillerie Navale. Planches. 2e Livraison 1875 (Annexe au Mémorial de l'artillerie de la marine), Imp. Lemercier et Cie, Typographie Georges Chamerot : Planche 23 : Atelier des fours à réverbères ; Planches 24 et 25 : Fours à réverbère de la contenance de 7500 kg ; Pl. 26 : Machine d'essai à la traction et à la compression de Desgoffe et Ollivier ; 27 : Machine à éprouver les métaux à la traction du colonel Maillard ; 28 : Balance Joessel ; 29 : Banc de forage ; 30 : Outils divers ; 31 : Atelier de tubage ; 32 : Frettage. Installation de la pièce à fretter ; 33 : Machine à rayer les canons ; 34 : Machine à tarauder les culasses ; 35 : Machine à percer horizontale ; 36 : Presse pour la mise en place des grains de lumière. Appareil à réaléser les logements d'obturateur des canons ; 37 : Hauts-fourneaux de Ruelle ; 38 : Etuve pour les Moules des Canons ; 39 : Machine à fraiser la glissière du verrou des appareils de mise de feu 40 : Instruments de mesure Deuxième livraison de 1875 bien complète de l'intégralité toutes ses planches (la 38 et 39, publiées seulement jointes dans la livraison suivante sont icic bien présentes). Bon état (accroc à la chemise, bon état par ailleurs) Français

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        Journey across the Western Interior of Australia.

      London: Sampson Low, Marston, Low, & Searle,, 1875. With an Introduction and Additions by Charles Eden Esq.. Edited by H.W. Bates. Octavo. Original green sand-grained cloth over bevelled boards, title gilt to the spine together with a block of Warburton Beetle - Stigmodera Murrayi - and in black to the front board within an elaborate frame in black and with a gilt block of The Dust Storm, frame repeated to the lower board in blind, marron surface-paper endpapers. Steel-engraved portrait frontispiece and eight other steel-engraved plates, vignette of the beetle to the title page, folding map, coloured in outline, at the rear. Just a touch rubbed at the extremities, head and tail of the spine crumpled, hinges just starting, one plate loose, the map with a few short splits, now professionally repaired, the publisher's catalogue sprung after the map, but overall a very good copy. First edition. In 1853, after nearly 30 years of service in the Royal Navy and the army of the HEIC, Warburton (1813?1889) retired to Adelaide. He was soon appointed Commissioner of Police in the Colony of South Australia, a position that he held for 14 years before being dismissed in controversial circumstances, later being appointed chief staff officer of the volunteer force of South Australia. "In 1872 Warburton was selected by the government of South Australia to command an expedition to open up overland communication between that colony and Western Australia. When the project was abandoned by the government and taken up by two colonists, Thomas Elder and Walter Hughes, Warburton remained in command" (ODNB). Some sixteen months later they finally reached Roebourne, ravaged by scurvy and having survived only through having eaten their camels, "They were the first explorers to cross the continent from the centre to the west and to survive a crossing of the Great Sandy Desert and nearly 1000 miles of country hitherto unknown to Europeans. On their return to Adelaide they were entertained at a public banquet, at which Warburton, who had lost the sight of one eye, attributed his survival to his Aborigine companion Charlie. The legislative assembly voted him £1000, and the Royal Geographical Society awarded him their gold medal for 1874". Physically undermined by his privations Warburton "had neither the health nor desire to undergo the further literary labour necessary to elaborate a complete narrative for general readers" (Preface), so the present account was worked up from his report to Elder and Hughes by his brother-in-law, Charles H. Eden, with verbal additions "of considerable interest and importance" from Warburton, the text finally edited by the famed collector-naturalist H.W. Bates. Bookplate of W.P Bodkin, barrister and son of the legal writer Sir William Bodkin to the front pastedown.

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        Self-Instructor in the Art of Hair Work Dressing Hair, Making Curls, Switches, Braids, and Hair Jewelry of Every Description

      New York and Chicago: Mark Campbell, 1875. Hard Cover. Very Good-. Octavo, 280 pages, red pictorial cloth, spine lettered in gilt; brown coated end papers. Probably a second printing, first was in 1867 and none are in the auction record - rare on the market. Illustrated in black and white. Text is clean and bright; front inner hinge is cracked, but holding; cloth is worn through at extremities, with small loss at spine ends.

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        Große ausserordentliche Vorstellung und vorletztes Auftreten des weltberühmten Athleten Holtum, sogenannten Kanonenkönigs. Für die heutige Vorstellung hat sich der Kutscher des Herrn Poststallmeisters Sedlmeyer, Bayerstr. Nr. 54 von hier gemeldet, um die ausgesetzte Prämie von 500 Mark zu gewinnen, die in Gegenwart des hochgeehrten Publikums ausbezahlt werden, wenn es ihm gelingen würde, Herrn Holtum mit seinen Pferden fortzuziehen. Zu gleicher Zeit Wiederholung der Produktionen mit 12 Stühlen und das Auffangen einer 20 Pfund schweren Kugel aus einer mit Pulver wirklich geladenen Kanone.

      München, Schuh, 12. Juli (1875). Plakat mit typograph. Text und 2 Holzschnitten. Blattgr.: 84 x 57 cm. Auftritt des legendären Kraftakrobaten und "Kanonenkönigs" John Holtum (1845-1919), der mit der Hand eine aus einer Kanone abgefeuerte Kugel auffangen konnte. Bei der ersten Vorführung des Tricks 1872 im Londoner Holborn-Theater hatte er einen Finger seiner linken Hand eingebüßt. Der aus dem dänischen Hadersleben stammende Holtum wanderte mit 15 Jahren nach Amerika aus, wurde Goldgräber in Nevada, dann Mitglied eines Circus in San Francisco und kam schließlich 1870 zurück nach Europa. Seine außergewöhnliche Nummer machte ihn zu einem Star im europäischen Zirkus; seine körperliche Attraktivität bescherte ihm eine Unzahl weiblicher Bewunderer. Einige dieser "Groupies" unterzeichneten gar eine Petition, die Holtum vom Fangen der Kanonenkugel abhalten sollte, auf das sein makelloser Körper nicht Schaden davon nehmen möge. Holtum heiratete aber eine schöne Kunstreiterin und ließ sich nach dem Ende seiner Karriere in England nieder. - Holtum setzt hier eine hohe Prämie für jeden aus, der ihm seine Aufführung nachmachen könnte; probiert haben es über die Jahre 161 starke Männer, die aber allesamt versagten. 1880 wurde er dafür in Leeds gar angeklagt, da einer der Probanden, Elijah Fenton, den Versuch nicht unbeschadet überstand: "The first to try to catch the ball was Mr Fenton, but when the cannon was fired it struck him on the head and knocked him down. He was conveyed to the Infirmary, where it was found that his skull was fractured, and that he had received injuries to the nose". - Der obere Holzschnitt zeigt Holtum bäuchlings auf einer Bank liegend, mit den Händen hält er sich oben fest, zwei Pferde zerren sind mit Riemen an den Füßen Holtum gebunden und werden von 4 Männern enthusiastisch mit Peitschen vorangetrieben. Holtum hält der enormen Zugkraft stand, aber der der Zeichner hat die Szene komisch gestaltet: Ober- und Unterkörper sind getrennt und werden nur noch von Hosenträgern zusammen gehalten. Der untere Holzschnitt zeigt Holtum beim auffangen einer Kanonenkugel, umringt von staunenden Zuschauern. - Tls. etwas knittrig, linker Rand oben und unten etwas beschnitten. Bücher de

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        Scholia Graeca in Homeri Iliadem. Ex codicibus aucta et emendata. Bände I, II, III, IV.

      Oxford Clarendon Press Weigel Leipzig 1875 - 4 Bde. (von 6) XLIX, 434 S. / 392 S. + gef. Faksimile/ XVI + 511 S. / IV: 413 S. + gef. Faksimile. 22,5 cm, HLdr.bde d. Zt. mit Rückenvergoldung. 1 Band am Gelenk angeplatzt, marmorierter Schnitt. EBs et was berieben Bibliotheksexemplar mit Stempeln und Rückenschildern. Innen frisch. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 499 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Fascinating collection of monograms, nearly all bearing a crown or coronet,

      1875 - each elaborately designed to be a unique mark of the owner, many in glowing colours, assembled by Mrs Wakelin, (b. 1837 or 1838, née Conway, later Mrs William Morter), nanny to the children of Imperial Crown Prince Friedrich (III) and 'Vicky', eldest daughter of Queen Victoria, from about 1860 till 1879, neatly cut from letters and envelopes received by Vicky from European and British Royalty and higher nobility, including Sweden, Denmark, the German States and Austria, about 15 are addresses such as Prussia House, S.W. or Frogmore, three are vignette photos including Ludwig II of Bavaria, over 200 items of which about 25 are duplicates, circa 1870 - a few small defects, some faint traces of gum expertly removed Particularly striking are the large designs of Crown Princess Victoria, with her and her husband's arms asymmetrically arranged, of Empress Elisabeth of Austria, and of Queen Louise of Denmark in a tall column. Occasionally the same design is found in varied colours or in black for mourning, as with the small AE within the garter for the Prince of Wales (Edward VII). The 1870s may be reckoned the high-water mark of these designs for variety and ingenuity.

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        La magie dévoileé ou Principes de science occulte

      DUPOTET, Jules Denis (1790 - 1881). La magie dévoileé ou Principes de science occulte. Saint - Germain, Eugène Heutte, 1875. In - 4°, m.pelle nera con nervi, piani in tela con riquadro in oro. viii, 284 pp. con alcune illustrazioni n.t. e 3 tavole f.t. contenenti 12 figure incise in legno inerenti alla magia. Rara seconda edizione aumentata e corretta, tirata a poche copie fuori commercio riservate agli iniziati. Ottimo esemplare con una vera fotografia dell' autore applicata al verso del frontespizio e un suo necrologio aggiunto in fine. Opera importantissima ed introvabile. > (Stanislas de Guaita, 1332). Cailet, 3405. Dorbon, 1387: > Coumont, D113.2.

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        Journey across the Western Interior of Australia. With an Introduction and Additions by Charles Eden Esq. Edited by H.W. Bates.

      London: Sampson Low, Marston, Low, & Searle, 1875 - Octavo. Original green sand-grained cloth over bevelled boards, title gilt to the spine together with a block of Warburton Beetle - Stigmodera Murrayi - and in black to the front board within an elaborate frame in black and with a gilt block of The Dust Storm, frame repeated to the lower board in blind, marron surface-paper endpapers. Just a touch rubbed at the extremities, head and tail of the spine crumpled, hinges just starting, one plate loose, the map with a few short splits, now professionally repaired, the publisher's catalogue sprung after the map, but overall a very good copy. Steel-engraved portrait frontispiece and eight other steel-engraved plates, vignette of the beetle to the title page, folding map, coloured in outline, at the rear. First edition. In 1853, after nearly 30 years of service in the Royal Navy and the army of the HEIC, Warburton (1813–1889) retired to Adelaide. He was soon appointed Commissioner of Police in the Colony of South Australia, a position that he held for 14 years before being dismissed in controversial circumstances, later being appointed chief staff officer of the volunteer force of South Australia. "In 1872 Warburton was selected by the government of South Australia to command an expedition to open up overland communication between that colony and Western Australia. When the project was abandoned by the government and taken up by two colonists, Thomas Elder and Walter Hughes, Warburton remained in command" (ODNB). Some sixteen months later they finally reached Roebourne, ravaged by scurvy and having survived only through having eaten their camels, "They were the first explorers to cross the continent from the centre to the west and to survive a crossing of the Great Sandy Desert and nearly 1000 miles of country hitherto unknown to Europeans. On their return to Adelaide they were entertained at a public banquet, at which Warburton, who had lost the sight of one eye, attributed his survival to his Aborigine companion Charlie. The legislative assembly voted him £1000, and the Royal Geographical Society awarded him their gold medal for 1874". Physically undermined by his privations Warburton "had neither the health nor desire to undergo the further literary labour necessary to elaborate a complete narrative for general readers" (Preface), so the present account was worked up from his report to Elder and Hughes by his brother-in-law, Charles H. Eden, with verbal additions "of considerable interest and importance" from Warburton, the text finally edited by the famed collector-naturalist H.W. Bates. Bookplate of W.P Bodkin, barrister and son of the legal writer Sir William Bodkin to the front pastedown. Ferguson 18187; Wantrup 201 [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Geografía Física de la República de Chile.

      Paris, Delagrave 1875 - Text- u. Atlasband in 2 Bdn. 8° u. quer-4°. X S., 1 nn. Bl., 356 S.; 2 nn. Bl., m. 1 lithogr. Karte u. 22 (3 farb.) lithogr. Tafeln. OHLdr. m. goldgepr. Wappensupralibros u. reicher RVerg., (leicht beschabt u. leicht fl., Textband stärker fleckig u. ber.). Erste Ausgabe, komplett mit Text- und Atlasband selten. - Palau 227450; Henze IV, 125 ff. - Hauptwerk des in Frankreich geborenen Kartographen und Geologen Pedro Amado Pissis Marin (1812-1889), welches die Erkenntnisse seiner Reisen durch alle Teile Chiles zwischen 1848 und 1868 vereint. - "Nebst Phillipi hat Pissis gewiß den größten Anteil an der wissenschaftlichen Erschließung Chiles in der zweiten Hälfte des 19. Jahrhunderts." (Henze). - Mit einer Karte Südamerikas, Höhenprofilen, einer farbigen Tafel des Aconcaguamassivs, mehreren anderen Bergdarstellungen der Anden, die Quelle des Lontue, den Vulkan Chillan, einer farbigen Tafel des Kraters des Vulkans Antuco, Lava des Osorno, einer Darstellung eines Gletschers usw. - Der Textband geht ausführlich auf die Orographie, Geologie, Meteorologie, Hydrographie und botanische Geographie Chiles ein. - Textband an der oberen und unteren Ecke etw. wasserfl., Name v. alter Hand auf Titel, Tafelband m. altem Bibliotheksstempel a. Titel, minimal stockfl. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        [WWV 86d]. Götterdämmerung... Vollständiger Klavierauszug von Karl Klindworth.

      Mainz: B. Schott's Söhne [PN 21500], [April 1875]. Folio. Contemporary dark brown tooled half calf with dark green cloth boards, decorative initials "P.R." to upper, gilt titling to spine in ruled compartments, all edges gilt. 1f. (general title, "Der Ring des Nibelungen), 1f. (title), 1f. (half-title), [1] (cast list and contents), 2-357, [i] (blank) pp. Lithographed throughout. Cloth portion of binding slightly stained, worn and frayed at edges, light blue watered silk endpapers slightly soiled. Slightly foxed and browned. First Edition. Fuld p. 465. Deathridge, Geck and Voss (WWV) p. 402. Klein p. 51. The general title and half title are common to the full scores of all four Ring operas. Götterdämmerung is the fourth opera in the Ring cycle. Excerpts were first performed in a concert at the Musikverein in Vienna on March 25, 1875; the entire work was first performed as part of the Ring cycle at Bayreuth on August 17, 1876. "The final opera of the Ring... provides an appropriately weighty conclusion to the epic cycle. 26 years elapsed from the time Wagner made his first prose draft for the work (then called Siegfrieds Tod) to the completion of the full score, with inevitable consequences in terms of stylistic unity. Retrogressive elements of grand opera exist side by side with motivic integration representative of Wagner's most mature style. And yet, the stylistic integrity of Götterdämmerung is scarcely compromised, so skilfully are the disparate elements welded together and so intense the dramaturgical conviction. The resources and stamina demanded by the work (from both singers and orchestra), combined with its sheer length and theatrical potency, make it one of the most daunting yet rewarding undertakings in the operatic repertory." Grove Music Online.

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        1875 1st ed Works of Ben Jonson English SATIRE Comedy Plays Alchemist 9v SET

      London : Bickers and Son., 1875. First edition. 9 volume set. Flachmann, Ben Jonson and the Alchemy of Satire. - 1875 1st ed Works of Ben Jonson English SATIRE Comedy Plays Alchemist 9v SET EXQUISITE & COMPLETE Famed Leather Set “The pseudo-scientific subject [of alchemy] provided a rich source of puns and metaphors that Johnson delighted in using to dazzle his audience.” (Flachmann) Jonson is regularly considered the second-most popular English playwright, only to, of course, Shakespeare. The real draw of Jonson’s work was his magnum opus, The Alchemist – a work in which Johnson satirizes alchemy and creates a mystique about a ‘con-game’ that truly was ‘gold.’ This beautiful nine volume set was the first edition of his complete works edited by William Gifford. Item number: #140 Price: $1500 JONSON, Ben. The works : with notes critical and explanatory and a biographical memoir. London : Bickers and Son., 1875. First edition. 9 volume set. Flachmann, Ben Jonson and the Alchemy of Satire. Details: • Collation complete with all pages: 1. [9], cclxxiv, [4], 206 2. [7], 582 3. [7], 526 4. [6], 557 5. [6], 470 6. [6], 517 7. [6], 457 8. xix, 478 9. xvi, 527, [3] • Very good half-calf binding, gold-gilt title on spine, marbled interior. • Language: English • Size: ~9in X 6.5in (23cm x 16.5cm) Our Guarantee: Very Fast. Very Safe. Free Shipping Worldwide. Customer satisfaction is our priority! Notify us with 7 days of receiving, and we will offer a full refund without reservation! Photos available upon request. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        FROG HE WOULD A WOO-ING GO

      - McLOUGHLIN PUB. A FROG HE WOULD A WOO-ING GO. NY: McLoughlin Bros. no date, circa 1875. 4to, pictorial wraps, some margin mends and archival strengthening, really VG. First edition of this title in Aunt Louisa's Big Picture Series (last title listed). Featuring the most spectacular chromolithographs printed on one side of the paper, depicting humanized frogs, mice and cats to accompany the famous nursery rhyme that is set to music. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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