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        Old English Homes; a Summer's Sketch Books

      Sampson Low, Marston & Co., Ltd., London 1876 - A beautiful copy with extraordinarily bright publisher's cloth and all twenty-three hand-mounted albumen photographs all in pristine condition, lacking the fading endemic to some copies nor is their the foxing that sometimes occurs and showing great Medieval homes and interiors including Penhurst, Knole, Hever Castle and Stoke Poges Church, however, it does have new endpapers and a bit of touch up to spine ends otherwise a very handsome copy. (scene of Grey's Elegy). viii, 215 pages 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

      [Bookseller: Alcuin Books, ABAA]
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        Reports of Foreign Societies on Awarding Medals to the American Arctic Explorers, Kane, Hayes, Hall

      U.S. Naval Observatory. [Washington, D.C.]: U.S. Naval Observatory 1876, 1st Edition. () [1-3], 4-70pp. Fine. Tall octavo. Original limp blue, cloth-covered boards. Gilt titles to front board. One corner lightly bumped and a few scratches to the cloth. Contemporary gift inscription to ffep. Small marginal tear to one page archivally repaired. Front and rear flyleaves age toned and a few spots of foxing, else an excellent copy. With photographic frontis of Henry Grinnell's, Advance Rescue medal. Text in French and English. A collection of the awards given by foreign associations to Elisha Kent Kane, Isaac Hayes, and Charles Francis Hall for their Arctic explorations. Includes the text of the proclamation associated with each award. With a photographic frontis of a medal. Rare in commerce. American Exchange records zero copies having appeared at auction..

      [Bookseller: Aquila Books]
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        Ausgewählte Kunstwerke aus dem Schatze der Reichen Capelle in der königl. Residenz zu München. Mit Genehmigung seiner Majestät des Königs Ludwig II. herausgegeben ,Imp.- Fol.

      Mchn., Zettler 1876. Tit., 4 Bll. u. 40 chromolith. Tafeln, jeweils mit Textbl., lose in Ohldr.-Mappe, Abb., Gebrauchsspuren guter Zustand,.

      [Bookseller: SCHNEIDER-HENN]
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        Underground Jerusalem: An Account of Some of the Principal Difficulties Encountered in its Exploration and the Results Obtained. With a Narrative of an Expedition Through the Jordan Valley and a Visit to the Samaritans

      London: Richard Bentley & Son, 1876. London: Richard Bentley & Son, 1876 xx, 559 pgs. b/w plates, text illustrs. & 1 folding plan (all accounted for) I will mention here that the plates and the folding plan have suffered some moisture damage, leaving darker rings on the paper. Several other pages have lesser moisture evidence, with the majority of the text unaffected. Please see photos provided and note that others are available by email. Decorative cloth binding is faded on the back panel and a little smudged on the front. Expect light wear to cloth at spine ends & gently bumped corners. Front and back hinges are weak but holding. Small corner tear to front free endpaper. A scarce title with several faults. Other photos available. Inquiry's welcome.. First Edition. 8vo. Vg/No Jacket. Hard Cover.

      [Bookseller: Dale Cournoyer Books]
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        Original United States Flag, issued after the admission of the State of Colorado

      The 38th state joined the union on August 1, 1876 (thereafter often called the â??Centennial Stateâ?). This flag measures approximately 17 x 23 1/2â?, printed on what appears to be silk; some stains, minor fading and fraying; very good. Probably an early example: 34 of the stars are arranged on the blue background in a circle, an additional star in each corner. The official flag adopted on July 4th, 1877 and in use for the next 13 years arranged the representative stars in horizontal rows of 8 stars/ 7 stars/ 8 stars/ 7 stars/ 8 stars; with the standard red and white stripes representing the 13 original states.

      [Bookseller: Peter L. Stern & Company, Inc. ]
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        Centennial Memorial Declaration of Independence

      New York: James D. McBride, Printed by the Colombian Publishing Company, , 1876.. New York: James D. McBride, Printed by the Colombian Publishing Company, 1876. The Centennial commemoration reproducing the original Declaration of Independence with all signatures (some broadsides were issued with either advertisements or an image of Independence Hall, obscuring some signatures). Approximately 19 x 13.5 inches. With the Department of Interior's printed seal, and the facsimile signature of the Secretary of the Interior, stating that this item is "perfect Facsimile of the original document now on deposit in the Patent Office at Washington, D. C." Matted and framed. In near fine condition. An excellent example of this rarity.

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        The hunting of the snark : an agony, in eight fits / By Lewis Carroll. with nine illustrations by Henry Holiday

      London : Macmillan and Co. 1876 - 1st edition, 1st printing. With "baker" not "butcher" on p.83. With one page of advertisements at back. Physical description: xi, [3], [3]-83 p. : illus., frontis., plates ; 18.5 cm. Genre: Poetry - Juvenile literature - English - 19th century. Very good copy in the original cream cloth. Rebacked with the original spine laid back. The cloth is somewhat dust-toned as with age, with some rubbing and light wear evident around the panel edges. New endpapers. Some marginal dust marks evident internally, otherwise very bright and clean. Remains quite well-preserved overall; tight and strong. Further scans, images etc. and additional bibliographical material available on request. 1 Kg. 83 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        El rito Escoces antiguo y aceptado. Ilustraciones de los Emblemas de los treinta y tres grados. Con una corta descripcion de cada uno. Como los practica el supremo consejo de Escocia. Caracas, Rojas hermanos 1876. Kl. Fol. 4 Bll. (Titel u. Einleitung) mit 33 farblithogr. Tafeln mit je 1 Bl. Text, Lwd. d. Zt. mit goldgepr. Deckeltit.

      . . Vgl. Wolfstieg 35749 (engl. u. span. Ausg.).- Sehr seltene erste spanische Ausgabe u. seltener Druck aus Caracas (kein Ex. im KVK u. WorldCat nachweisbar).- Vortitel mit kl. ergänztem Eckabriss, etw. gebräunt, Textbl. tls. mit kl. Randläsuren, Tafeln in den unt. Ecken tls. fingerfleckig, mehrf. gestempelt, Rücken ergänzt. # Very rare first Spanish edition and rare print from Caracas (no copy on KVK and WorldCat detectable).- With 33 colored lithographed plates with Coat of Arms of the 33 Degrees of the Rito Escoces.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Johannes Müller]
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        Sailing Directory for the Indian Ocean - A Directory for the Navigation of the Indian Ocean, with Descriptions of Its Coasts, Etc., From the Cape of Good Hope to the Strait of Sunda and Western Australia, Including Also the Red Sea and the Persian Gulf;

      Published for Richard Holmes Laurie, 1876. Published for Richard Holmes Laurie, 1876. Black/gilt embossed covers. ."The Winds, Moonsoons and Currents, and the Passages from Europe to its Various Ports. Preface vi. Table of Geographical Positions, Magnetic Variations, ect. xiii xxxvi. 16 colored foldout charts, maps, illustrations, tables. 1215 pgs. Index. Rare copy in excellent condition.. Maritime. Hardcover. Very Good.

      [Bookseller: Open Door Books]
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      [Bangor. 1846-1876]. - Approximately [89] leaves, pasted with numerous clippings. Several small pamphlets or other pieces laid or pasted in. Folio. Original three-quarter sheep and boards. Spine and corners heavily worn, boards heavily worn. Leaves loose or loosening. Light foxing and soiling. Good. Henry Little (b. 1788) was the proprietor of Henry Little & Co., a Bangor nursery specializing in fruit trees, which flourished in the 1840s and 1850s. He was a veteran of the War of 1812 and was present at Castine when it was captured by the British. In 1829, then residing in Bucksport, he joined the Massachusetts Horticultural Society. Little moved to Bangor in 1836, where he established his nursery and became a leading figure in Maine horticulture. His life was spent in dedicated pursuit of the best fruit varieties for New England culture, and he wrote numerous articles on the subject which he contributed to local and national periodicals. He was a founder and long-time president of the Bangor Horticultural Society, president of the Maine Board of Agriculture, and a regular Maine delegate to national pomological conventions. In 1873, Col. Little moved to Boston to be near his children, at which time he was presented with a gold-headed cane by the citizens of Bangor. ^His scrapbook contains numerous clippings of his horticultural articles, some of which were published anonymously. Also included in the scrapbook are various addresses, his reports of conventions and exhibitions, his accounts of Canadian travel, an occasional letter written to him, articles of interest, poems, prints, and other similar items. His annotations are evident throughout. Among the more interesting individual items are a manuscript diagram of Little's property in Bangor, showing positions of buildings and gardens, all labeled, and a trimmed but still striking broadside advertisement for Little's nursery (dated 1846), with the fruits hand- colored, possibly by Little himself. A tantalizing aspect is that Little used an earlier account book containing his nursery accounts to create this scrapbook, which, though obscured by the current contents, could be revealed by careful conservation. ^A fascinating artifact from this important Maine horticulturalist.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana]
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        The History of the Anglo-Saxons

      London - William Tegg and Co., 1876. London - William Tegg and Co., 1876 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. An illustrated edition of this history with illustrations to frontispiece and title page and numerous engraved illustrations throughout. With several fold out maps of Britain at different times to rear. A new edition, illustrated. Sir Francis Palgrave FRS, born Francis Ephraim Cohen, (1788 6 July 1861) was an English historian. He was knighted in 1832, and was known in his day as an antiquarian. Condition: Expertly rebacked, preserving original boards, in an armorial calf binding. Externally, sound but with some bumping and wear to extremities and slight marks to boards. Internally, firmly bound. Generally bright and clean throughout but with the odd spot to first and last few pages. Overall: VERY GOOD.

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        Bibliotheca Historica Italica cura et studio Societatis Longobardicae historiae studiis promovendis. Volumen primus [-quartus].

      edente Caj. Brigola Bibliopola,, Mediolani, 1876 - 4 volumi in-4 (cm. 31), elegante legatura successiva in m. pergamena e angoli con titolo in oro ai dorsi e piatti marmorizzati (esclusi i piatti del terzo tomo), conservata la brossura originale. Carta in ottimo stato e fresca, solo pochissime sporadiche fioriture. Edizione originale di opera importante e non comune. Aprono il primo tomo alcune cronache inedite: l'Historia rerum in Insubribus gestarum sub Gallorum dominio e i due libri di Effemeridi scritti da Scipione Vegio; i quattro libri Rerum gestarum di Gaudenzio Merula; i Commentarii De Bello Gallico di Johannis Baptistae Speciani e la Cronaca di Cremona, di anonimo scrittore. Il secondo tomo contiene la prima parte del Codice Diplomatico di Lodi a cura di Cesare Vignati; il terzo comprende la seconda parte e il quarto il seguito di quest'ultima; infine vi è un'appendice con gli Statuta Vetera Laudae preceduta da 1 tav. f.t. Cfr. Hoepli 1403. Ottimo esemplare.

      [Bookseller: Gabriele Maspero Libri Antichi]
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        The Serious Poems of Thomas Hood

      London - Ward, Lock and Co., 1876. London - Ward, Lock and Co., 1876 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A collection of the serious poetical works of Thomas Hood. A new and complete edition. Illustrated throughout with many engravedvignettes. Condition: In a half-calf binding with marbled boards. Externallysound with rubbing and a few marks. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and mainy clean, with just the odd patch of foxing. Overall: GOOD..

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        Handbuch der Palaeontologie. 5 Bände.

      München und Leipzig, Oldenbourg, 1876-93.. (24,5 x 16 cm). Zus. über 4300 S. Mit über 3400 Abbildungen. Dekorative Halblederbände der Zeit mit reicher Rückenvergoldung.. Vollständiges Exemplar von Zittels Hauptwerk. Es enthält die Forschungsergebnisse von 20 Jahren und stellt die fossilen Tiergruppen, auf der Grundlage der Deszendenztheorie, zusammenfassend dar. - Zittel (1839-1904) war der führende Palaeontologe des 19. Jahrhunderts. Er begründet mit obigem Werk "eine den neueren biogenetischen Anschauungen angepaßte Lehre dieser Wissenschaft" (Darmstaedter). Der 1. Teil (in 4 Bänden) enthält die Palaeozoologie, der 2. Teil (in 1 Band) die von P. Schimper und A. Schenk bearbeitete Palaeophythologie. - Exlibris. Einbände leicht berieben und bestoßen. Insgesamt dekoratives Exemplar in guter Erhaltung. Innen sehr sauber. - DSB 14, 626; Darmstaedter S. 706.

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        Urkunde: "Schweizerische Eidgenossenschaft. Wir Präsident und Regierungsrath des Kantons Zürich urkunden hiermit dass wir Herrn Pfarrer Friedrich Heumann in Herrliberg zum Mitglied der Bezirksschulpflege..."

      . Blattgrösse 50x36 cm. 1 Blatt lithographiert von C. Knüsli mit kaligraphischer Schrift und Wappen Zürichs, datiert Zürich, den 4. Mai 1876, handschriftlich unterschrieben vom Staatsschreiber Gottfried Keller und vom Regierungspräsidenten Ziegler. Mit Blindstempel. In Glasrahmen..

      [Bookseller: Biblion Antiquariat Leonidas Sakellaridi]
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        A Caricature History of the Georges

      sp; - London - Chatto and Windus8 by 5.5; (xi)639pp., 32pp., 1876. sp; - London - Chatto and Windus8 by 5.5; (xi)639pp., 32pp., 1876 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A charming caricature history of the Kings George, and their various subjects generally. This lovely volume, illustrated with occasional monochrome plates and an abundance of vignettes, paints a colourful and lighthearted picture of the Hanoverian monarchs and their stereotypical subjects at all levels of society. Condition: Bound in publisher's original cloth. Generally smart, lightly rubbed in places. Lovely bottle-green colour; gilt vignette to front board; gilt embellishments and lettering to spin. Bumping to head and tail of spine. Internally, generally firmly bound (but slightly tender as a whole). Front hinge strained. Very bright and clean throughout. Overall: GOOD..

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        MY LIFE AS AN ANGLER. By William Henderson.

      W. Satchell, Peyton & Co. London. - (1876) 1879 2nd edition. Large 8vo (151 x 229mm). Ppxvi,312. B/w photograph frontispiece, woodcuts by Edmund Evans. Leather-backed dark green decorative cloth gilt. Inner hinge starting very slightly, but a very good clean copy. "A book to be set apart and in the best company. It is one of the most sterling and attaching of modern angling books, and possesses several of the qualities that have rendered Iz. Walton's writings household words - his simplicity, naivite and honest benevolence." (Westwood & Satchell). "We have received many requests for this classic Victorian memoir. William Henderson's book is a richly entertaining account of fishing adventures, mostly in the North (the author was a carpet manufacturer from Durham) on such rivers as the Wear, Coquet and Tweed. Henderson knew some legendary fly-tyers of the time, including John Younger, the St Boswells shoemaker and author, James Wright of Sprouston (to whom we owe the Greenwell's Glory among other historic patterns), and Percival S. Wilkinson, whose famous salmon fly was regarded for years as the essential Tweed medicine." (Flyfisher's Classic Library catalogue, 2003). Dark green leather-backed cloth, titled in gilt on spine and upper board, ornately decorated with gilt spine vignette and upper board design of fish and line; heavy boards and bevelled edges. 8vo. (160mm x 230mm). Binding B. A superior binding, quarter-bound in green leather over green cloth boards. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Coch-y-Bonddu Books Ltd]
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        FLEURS DE LA PALESTINE. 54 feuilles en chromo-lithographie, dessinées, d'après nature.

      S.D. (1876), C.F. Spittler - Grand in-8 ( 265 X 190 mm ) cartonnage d'éditeur de percaline vert-amande, dos lisse orné de caissons et fleurons dorés, décor orientaliste en noir et or sur plats biseautés, titre doré dans un grand cartouche, toutes tranches dorées. 3 feuillets de titre, préface par Félix BOVET et table des matières ( liste des plantes en latin, français, anglais et allemand ), 54 planches en chromolithographie protégées par des serpentes blanches de papier fin. Edition originale. Petit accroc à la coiffe supérieure, les planches sont fraîches et les couleurs sont vives, très bel exemplaire. Botanique Israel Palestine fleurs Flore [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Die Praxis der Naturgeschichte. Ein vollständiges Lehrbuch über das Sammeln lebender und toter Naturkörper; deren Beobachtung, Erhaltung und Pflege im freien und gefangenen Zustand; Konservation, Präparation und Aufstellung in Sammlungen etc., - Erster Teil: Taxidermie oder die Lehre vom Beobachten, Konservieren, Präpariren und Naturaliensammeln auf Reisen, Ausstopfen und Aufstellen der Thiere etc. - Nebst einem Atlas von 10 Tafeln nach Zeichnungen von L. Martin jun. und Friedr. Specht. - Zweiter Theil: Dermoplastik und Museologie oder das Modellieren der Thiere und Aufstellen und Erhalten von Naturaliensammlungen. - Nebst einem Atlas von 10 Tafeln nach Zeichnungen von Paul Meyerheim, Friedr. Specht und L. Martin jun. - Dritter Theil, Erste

      Weimar, Voigt, 1876 - 1880. - Mit insgesamt 32 lithographischen Tafeln, X, 216 Seiten, 2 Bll.; XVI, 295 Seiten, 1 nn. S.; XII, 252 Seiten, 2 Bll., XV, 1 nn. S., 210 Seiten, 3 Bll. (Verlagswerbung). Nissen ZBI, 2713. - Philipp Leopold Martin (1815 - 1885) war ein deutscher Naturforscher, Ornithologe und Tierpräparator. Obwohl Autodidakt, war er einer der bedeutendsten Tierpräparatoren seiner Zeit. Er gilt als der Begründer der modernen Dermoplastik und als Pionier des modernen, der Volksbildung verpflichteten Naturkundemuseums. Auf ihn geht u. a. die Einführung von "Dioramen" zurück. Das sind große "Schaukästen" die Tiergruppen vor gemaltem Hintergrund in ihrer natürlichen Umgebung zeigen, wie sie auch heute noch in zahlreichen Museen zu sehen sind. In seiner Aufsatzreihe „Das deutsche Reich und der internationale Thierschutz" verwendete er als Erster, bereits 1871 den Begriff „Naturschutz" in seiner heutigen Bedeutung und wurde damit zum einem der Vordenker des Naturschutzes in Deutschland. Sein hier vorliegender Magnum Opus war über Jahrzehnte hinweg das grundlegende Standardwerk für Tierpräparatoren. Besonders gesucht ist der von Bruno Dürigen bearbeitete, umfangreiche Teil über Haltung und Zucht von Reptilien und Amphibien sowie die Zucht der ersten tropischen Aquarienfische (Makropoden) in Teil 3, zweite Hälfte. - Einband leicht berieben, Gelenke und Kapitale etwas stärker, Ecken leicht bestoßen, Titel Band 1 mit zwei, die restlichen Titelblätter und der vordere Vorsatz mit je einem kleinen Bibliotheksstempel, stellenweise etwas gebräunt bzw. braunfleckig. Deckel der Tafelmappe berieben und fleckig, die Orig.-Broschurumschläge mit etwas stärkeren Gebrauchspuren, fleckig und mit Randläsuren bzw. kleinen Fehlstellen. Wenige Tafeln mit kleineren Randläsruren, ansonsten sauber und wohlerhalten. Insgesamt gute Exemplare. Absolut vollständig wie hier vorliegend, ist das Werk nahezu unauffindbar ! Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 550 Text: Gr.-8° (22,5 x 14,5 cm) - Atlanten: Quer-4° (24 x 32,5 cm), Text: Dunkelbrauner Halblederband der Zeit über vier unechten Bünden, mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel und etwas Rückenvergoldung sowie dreiseitig marmoriertem Schnitt. Atlanten: Illustrierte Orig.-Broschur mit Deckeltitel, in Halbleinenmappe der Zeit. Teile 1 und 2 in zweiter, Teil 3 in erster Auflage. Drei Bände (vier Teile) in einem Band gebunden und drei Atlanten in einem Band. Zwei Bände.

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        Codigo de Extranjeria de los Estados Unidos Mexicanos.

      1876 - Nineteenth-Century Mexican Laws Concerning Aliens [Mexico]. Azpiroz, Manuel. Codigo de Extranjeria de los Estados Unidos Mexicanos: Ensayo de Codificacion Publicado Bajo los Auspicios del Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores y Por el de Instruccion Publica, Adoptado para la Ensenanza en la Escuela Nacional de Jurisprudencia. Mexico [City]: Imp. de Jens y Zapiain, 1876. xv, 321 pp. Quarto (8-1/2" x 6"). Contemporary quarter sheep over pebbled cloth, gilt fillets and title to spine. Moderate rubbing to extremities, light toning to text, internally clean. Ex-library. Location label to spine, shelf number to front pastedown, small inkstamp (and bookseller stamp) to title page. A nice copy of a scarce title. * Only edition. A codification of all laws about aliens, including diplomatic and consular representatives. It has two parts. The first reviews Mexican law, the second compares it to the laws of the United States, Germany and Italy. Clagett and Valderrama, A Revised Legal Guide to the Law & Legal Literature of Mexico 246. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd., ABAA ILAB]
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        THE HUNTING OF THE SNARK an Agony in Eight fits. By Lewis Carroll. With nine illustrations by Henry Holiday.

      Original red pictorial cloth gilt. All edges gilt.. Octavo. First edition.Bookplate; binding little rubbed and worn; else a very good copy of this scarce issue.'It is doubtful whether any variant coloured bindings were for sale... (they) seem to have been bound specially for Dodgson, who wrote to Macmillan on 21 Mar. 1876 ordering: '100 in red and gold, 20 in dark blue and gold, 20 in white vellum and gold...'' Lewis Carroll Handbook.

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      Paris: Gauthier-Villars, 1876. Paris: Gauthier-Villars, 1876. First ed. 8vo., 74 pp., plus 2 leaves with 3 plates, 2 of which are in color. Original decorative paper wrappers. Scattered foxing, wrappers creased, slight soil. The title page bears the stamp of the Paris distributor. A good copy. Housed in a new quarter tree calf and cloth clamshell box with morocco label on spine. The first part presents a history and describes the first experiments in photolithography. The rest of the book is devoted to processes and formulas. The first plate is a two page photolithographic facsimile of an engraving by Albrecht Dürer; the two color plates are examples of chromolithography. Roosens and Salu #8288. OCLC locates several holdings for the microform and internet resource copies, with only Die Deutsche Nationalbibliothek, Staatsgalerie Stuttgart and Bibliotheque National de France holding original copies.

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        History of the War in the Peninsula and in the South of France from the year 1807 to the year 1814

      London: Barthes & Lowell, 1876. London: Barthes & Lowell. 1876. New edition revised by the author. With fifty-five maps and plans. Six volumes. 8vo. [I] xxiv, 522pp, 10 plates; [II] xvi, 500pp, 12 plates; [III] xii, 428pp, 9 plates; [IV] xviii, 480pp, 11 plates; [V] xii, 444pp, 11 plates; [VI] viii, 464pp, 2 plates. Publisher's red cloth decorated in blind and black, gilt title and decoration on the spines; the spine a trifle faded, extremities a little rubbed, top edges a trifle dusty, others uncut. Blind-stamp of Walch Bros & Birchall, Launceston on front endpapers. A nice clean set, partly unopened. Very good. .

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      Imprenta de Miguel Ginesta - Madrid. Imprenta de Miguel Ginesta. 1876-1881. Holandesa con puntas. 23X16. 4Vol. 1vol, LXXX+458Pág+2h. 2vol, VIII+546Pág+2h. 3vol, 666Pág+2h. 4vol, XXXIV+573Pág+2h. Obra dedicada a las leyes y costumbres de Cataluña, Mallorca y Valencia. Raríssima Obra. Ref 6.4 Biblioteca A. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A Quaint Treatise on "Flies, and the ArtArtyfichall Flee Making". By An Old Man well known on the DerbyshireStreams as a first-class fly-fisher a century ago. Printed from an OldMs. Never Before Published, the Original Spelling and Language BeingRetained, with Editorial Notes and Patterns of Flies and Samples of theMaterials for Making Each Fly. - With Two Chromo-Lithographic Facsimilesfrom water drawings by James Poole.

      London. John B. Day. 1876. - 4to,27.5cm, the First Edition, 2nd issue, xiii,[1](errata page),91p., plus2 chromolitho colour plates & 25 actual specimens of flies and fly makingmaterial in 22 oval mounts on 8 (six double sided) hard card plates with22 recesses of real flies and materials, the text and mounts in reddouble line borders throughout, in the original dark green cloth,elaborately decorated spine and upper cover with gilt titles, blackstamped borders and decorations & gilt vignette fish and fly pictorialdecorations, bevelled boards, a.e.g., some slight foxing else a finecopy Westwood & Satchell p3. Heckscher 18. Sage p3. "With twochromo-lithographic facsimiles. The various patterns and samples areinserted on heavy card stock in an oval frame with raised edge to protectthem". First book to use actual fly tying materials and flies. It is saidapproximately 220 copies were produced. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Patrick McGahern Books, Inc. (ABAC)]
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        Legnano Grandi e Piccole Storie

      Milano - Tipografia Bernardoni, 1876. Milano - Tipografia Bernardoni, 1876 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. Legnano Grandi e Piccole Storie is ascarce collection of the poetry of Tullo Massarani (1829-1905). With eight pages ofmonochrome illustrations, possibly early photographs,tipped in. First edition. With half title pages to each poem entitled; Idi di Marzo, Mattinata, Scampagnata, and Calen di Maggio and with notes to rear. Tullo Massarani (1826 - 1905 ) was a scholar and Italian politician. Massarani wrote the operaThe Odyssey of the woman. Dedicated to Angelo de Gubernatis, with a letter to front from Tullo Massarani dated 1876. Bound by Wilson, Cambridge with binder's stamp to verso of front free endpaper. Previous owner's ink inscription to front blank. Condition: In a half morocco binding. Externally, generally smart but with slight wear to extremities, slightmarginal fading and the odd mark to boards. Rear joint starting very slightly. Internally, firmly bound. Bright but with slight scattered foxing and handling marks and slight marginaltidemarks to rear. Overall: VERY GOOD.

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        Nouvelles pi?ces sur Moli?re et sur quelques com?diens de sa troupe

      Paris - Berger-Levrault, 1876. Paris - Berger-Levrault, 1876 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A first edition of this collection of fragments of previously unpublishedpapers of French playwright Molire. Collected from the Archives nationales (National Archives) and published by Emile CampardonIn French. Number 19 of 312 copies printed on Dutch paper. Condition: In a half-morocco binding with marbled boards. Externally smart, with some light wear to the head and tail of the spine and some minor rubbing to the corners. Joints starting, but firm. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright, with just the odd spot. Overall: VERY GOOD..

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        The Statutes Relating to Bankrupts and Debtors in Ireland...

      1876. Scarce Nineteenth-Century Collection of Irish Bankruptcy Statutes Kisbey, W.H. The Statutes Relating to Bankrupts and Debtors in Ireland: With the Special Orders of the Court of Bankruptcy, Court of Chancery, Common Law Courts, And Chairmen of Quarter Sessions; A Collection of Recent Decisions; And an Introductory Chapter on the Practice and Procedure of the Bankruptcy Court. Dublin: E. Ponsonby, 1876. xxiii, 476 pp. Octavo (7-1/2" x 4-1/2"). Contemporary cloth, blind frames to boards, gilt title to spine. Some rubbing to extremities, spine ends and corners bumped and lightly worn, front hinge cracked but secure, a few partial cracks to text block. Light toning to text, foxing in a few places. Early owner signature to title page, interior otherwise clean. * Second edition. First published in 1873, this appears to have been a well-received work. Two editions followed the second, one in 1884, another in 1900. All are scarce in North America. OCLC locates 3 copies of the second edition (at St. Louis University Law School, University of Pennsylvania Law School and Case Western Reserve University). This edition not in Sweet & Maxwell..

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        Handbuch der römischen Alterthümer. Römisches Staatsrecht - Römische Staatsverwaltung. 6 in 7 Bänden.

      Leipzig, Hirzel, 1876-, 1878.. 8°. Zusammen etwa 4400 Seiten Neuere, elegante Halblederbände. Das klassische Werk in der Originalausgabe. I. Band: Theodor Mommsen: Römisches Staatsrecht, 1. Band. 2. überarbeitete und ergänzte Auflage 1876. XXII, 682 SS. - II. Band, 1. und 2. Abtheilung: Theodor Mommsen: Römisches Staatsrecht, 2. Band, XIV, 720 SS + XIV, (721-) 1147 SS. - III. Band, 1. Atheilung. Theodor Mommsen: Römisches Staatsrecht, 3. Band, 1. 1887. XVIII, 832 SS. Und separat gebunden: 2. Abteilung, 1888. XIV, (833-) 1336 SS. - IV. Band: Joachim Marquardt: Römische Staatverwaltung. 1. Band. 1873 XIV, 523 SS - V. Band: Joachim Marquardt: Römische Staatverwaltung. 2. Band. 1876. XIV, 591 SS., 1 lith Tafel u. 13 Holzschnitte im Tex - VI. Band: Joachim Marquardt: Römische Staatverwaltung. 3. Band. 1878. XII, 594 SS. - Es erschien als separater siebenter band noch von Marquardt der Titel "Das Privatleben der Römer". Dieser ist hier nicht vorhanden. - Gut erhalten, gering gebräunt, wenig Gebrauchsspuren. Schön gebunden, Rücken etwas ausgeblichen und teils etwas fleckig, dennoch insgesamt dekorative, saubere Reihe in aufwendigen und geschmackvollen Einbänden.

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      NY: Scribner, Armstrong, and Co., 1876, 1st. edition, xviii, 579 pp.. Louis Rousselet.  INDIA AND ITS NATIVE PRINCES TRAVELS IN CENTRAL INDIA AND IN THE PRESIDENCIES OF BOMBAY AND BENGAL.  NY:  Scribner, Armstrong, and Co., 1876, 1st. edition, xviii, 579 pp. ***  An elephant folio book with 317 engraved illustrations, both plates and in text.  There are also six (6) engraved maps, both colored and uncolored. Impressive volume in the best Victorian tradition. ***  Bound in maroon leather boards with black leather spine.  Both covers with pictorial gilt and ornate gilt decoration.  The spine has five raised bands with faded gilt rule and lettering.  Decorated end papers and all page edges gilt.  Covers are worn on edges and along joints, moderate soil.  Joints are starting at both ends, approx. 1 to 1.5".  Binding is somewhat shaken as behooves an old, heavy book, but still intact.  The contents are clean with light to moderate foxing, and complete. *** 13.75 " tall by 10.5 "

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        Tell-Trothes New-Yeares Gift, the Passionate Morrice, Tom of All Trades the Glasse of Godly Love, A Letter of Shakespeare's Authorship of The Two Noble Kinsmen

      sp;- London - New Shakespeare Society, 1876. sp;- London - New Shakespeare Society, 1876 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Acollection of Elizabethan and Jacobean essays and tracts, collected by and published for the New Shakespeare Society in 1876. Includes:Tell-Trothes New-Yeares Gift being Robin Good-feelowes newes out of those countries where inhabites neither charity nor honesty, and the Passionate Morrice (1593). John Lane's Tom Tell-Troths Message, and his Pens Complaint (1600). Thomas Powell's Tom of All Trades or The Plaine Path-Way to Preferment being a discovery of a passage to promotion in all professions, trades, arts and mysteries (1631). The Glasse of Godly Love by John Rogers (1569). William Stafford's Compendious or Brief Examination of Certayne Ordinary Complaints of divers of our Countrymen in these our Dayes (1581), otherwise called a Briefe Conceiptof English Pollicy With an introduction by Frederic D. Matthew. A Letter on Shakespeare's Authorship of The Two Noble Kinsmen; and on the charactertistics of Shakespeare's style and the secret of his supremacy. By the late William Spalding, with a life of the author by John Hill Burton. Armorial prize bookplate from Kings College London, dated 1880, to front pastedown. Condition: In an armorial full morocco binding. Externally rubbed, severely to extremities. Part of the backstrip is coming slightly away. The front hingehas failed. Internally, firmly bound, beautifully bright and clean. Overall: GOOD..

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        Centennial Souvenir of New York. N. Clark's Art Gallery, Restaurant and Confectionery. Broadway, Corner of Thirteenth Street

      New York: G.W. Pach, Photo, 1876. New York: G.W. Pach, Photo, 1876. Printed souvenir card, (35.5 x 22.5cm), A triptych of original photos, pasted on a gold-printed card, advertising N. Clark's Gallery, Restaurant and Confectionery, located at the corner of Broadway and thirteenth street. The photographer, G.W. Pach was the eldest and most active of the famous Pach family of portrait photographers. His office was just a block south of Clark's, in the building now owned by the Strand Bookstore. The photographs show a sculpture of "Musidora" on the left and a grouping of four framed paintings on the right. The central, larger photograph depicts a dining room at Clark's, with tables set, and art and plants adorning the walls and windows. Aside from some light soiling, the piece is in fine condition.

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        Daniel Deronda

      William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh 1876 - First Edition. 4 volumes. A beautiful set. 1/2 calf, with marbled boards. Gilt lettering on spine. With half titles. Sadleir 813. Wolff 2057. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Holy Bible

      London - Virtue and Co., 1876. London - Virtue and Co., 1876 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A scarce edition of The Holy Bible With A Devotional andPractical Commentary with illustrative engravings on steel throughout and a colour map of Palestine preceding Genesis. Two volumes bound in one. With an illustrated tile page, and a further title to eachvolume. With WoodroffeFamily Register inscribed in ink with dated ranging from 1851- 1947 of births,deaths and marriageswith decorative borders to front. With a further 'micellaneous' pagedetailing family arms and crests of Woodroffe and Thornton families of Yorkshire. The commentary on the Old Testament by the Rev. Robert Jamieson and the commentaryon the New Testament by theRev. Edward Henry Bickersteth. With an introduction containing some general observations on the divine character and claims of the Bible to front. With a further preface to front of commentary on the New Testament. Condition: In a morocco binding. Externally, smart but with slight wear to extremities and the occasional marks and front joints starting slightly. Hinges slightly strained due to worming. Internally, firmly bound. Bright but with slight scattered spotting, mostlyto platesand handling marks. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED.

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        Pedigree of Verrall

      London - Hill and Heath, 1876. London - Hill and Heath, 1876 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A fold-out linen-backed genealogical table showing the descendants of John Verrall, who died in 1708, andAdam Webb of Moulscomb, who was born about 1440 and died in 1490. With the coats of arms of seven branches of the family: Verrall, Grantham, Lowdell, Scott, Willett, Synnot and Rigden. The most recent date is the birth of Alfred Stuart Willet in 1876, although the deaths of three people have been added in pencil, the latest of which was that of Frederick William Grantham who was killed in action in 1915. With a previous owner's pencil inscription to front pastedown of W. W. Grantham, presumably William Wilson Grantham, born 1866. Condition: In a cloth covered binding. Externally, sound with slight sunning and shelfwear. Internally, firmly bound with slight lifting and a closed tear to front hinge. Generally bright and clean. Overall: VERY GOOD.

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        Les parias de France et d'Espagne (cagots et bohémiens).

      Paris, Hachette 1876 - In-8 [253 x 168 mm]. Collation : 308, (2) pp. Demi-basane verte, dos à nerfs orné, tranches mouchetées., couvertures imprimées conservées. (Reliure du début du XXe.) Edition originale. Les Cagots des Pyrénées. Les Gahets et Capots de Guyenne et Gascogne. Les Cacous de Bretagne. Les Agotes d'Espagne. Sur l'origine des Bohémiens. Les Bohémiens du Pays Basque. Les Gitanos du Roussillon et d'Espagne. Dos décoloré. Vinson, Biblio. de la langue basque 1303. Barbe, Essai d'une bibliographie de Bayonne 796. // You can browse all my books on [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Lehrbuch der Weltgeschichte

      Leipzig - Wilhelm Englemanm, 1876. Leipzig - Wilhelm Englemanm, 1876 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Georg Weber's world history, scarce in its entirety. In German. Seventeenth edition. Georg Weber (10 February 1808 Bad Bergzabern 10 August 1888 Heidelberg) was a German historian. He studied at Erlangen. In 1839, he became a teacher in the high school of Heidelberg, and from 1848 to 1872 was its director. Among Weber's historical publications may be mentioned Geschichte der englischen Reformation (History of the English Reformation, 1845-53); Weltgeschichte in bersichtlicher Darstellung (World History in Overview, 1866); Geschichte des Volkes Israel (History of the people of Israel, with Holtzmann, 1867); and Allgemeine Weltgeschichte fr die gebildeten Stnde (Basic World History for educated people, 1857-80). Printed in Blackletter font. Complete in two volumes. Condition: In armorial calf bindings. Externally, sound, though with some marks, spotting,and some slight rubbing. Internally, firmly bound. Pagesarebrowned, with somefoxing. Overall: GOOD..

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        Panorama vom Allmannsdorfer Aussichtsthurme bei Constanz. Herausgegeben von der Section Constanz des deutschen & oesterreichischen Alpenvereins. Aufgenommen und gezeichnet von A. Waltenberger.

      Stuttgart. Art. Anst. v. Emil Hochdanz.1876.. 25,5 x 17 cm. Original Pappeinband. Fleckig.. Mit 1 Farblithographhie (24,5 x 190 cm). Das große Panoramablatt zeigt die Ansicht vom Bodensee, das Örtchen Staad und Allmannsdorf, das Pfänder Gebirg, Vorarlberg, Thaleinschnitt der Bregenzer Ach, Kronberg, Allgäu, Sentis Gruppe, Schweiz, etc.; - Sehr sauberes Exemplar. Tadellos erhalten. Selten !.

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        The Bird

      sp; - London - T. Nelson & Sons10 by 7; (xii)350pp., 1876. sp; - London - T. Nelson & Sons10 by 7; (xii)350pp., 1876 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A lovelybinding of Jules Michelet's scarce nove, the Bird. This handsome volume is bound in lovely morocco, with gilt edges, gilt and ridged spine, decorative embossing, andlovely matte brownpastedowns with gilt cornicing. With bright, clean text, and broad margins, this edition is easy to read and illustrated with plentiful, charming engravings. Condition: Externally, handsomely bound in morocco. Excellent condition with just minor shelfwear only; with stunning gilt embellishments; and just someneglibile wear to extremities and back board. Internally, very firmly bound with bright clean pages (a few scattered spots to first and last few pages, and neglibile edge-browning). Ink inscriptions dated 1879 and 1893 on blank preliminary. Overall: VERY GOOD..

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        The Comprehensive History of England

      - London - Blackie and Son, 1876. - London - Blackie and Son, 1876 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A scarce set on the history of England. Illustrated throughout by about eleven hundred engravings. With twenty-threeplates (one missing from volume II), including three coloured maps. Charles MacFarlane (1799-1858) was a Scottish historian. His most significant work was probably the narrative of the civil and military history of England which he contributed to Knight's Pictorial History of England (183744), edited by G. L. Craik; an updated abridgement was published in The Cabinet History of England (18457) and it also appeared in later editions under the title of The Comprehensive History of England (185661; 18768). (DNB)Covering the early Roman period through to the Sepoy mutiny of 1857. Also with four-page publisher's catalogues to the rear of each volume. Four volumes bound in eight, complete. Condition: In blue cloth bindings with gilt detailing. Externally sound, though with some marks and bumping. Six hingestender. Internally, generally firmly bound although slightly strained in places. Pages are bright, though with some scattered spotting throughout. Overall: GOOD..

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        Guide to Medical Examinations For Life Insurance

      nbsp;Edinburgh -Maclachlan and Stewart, 1876. nbsp;Edinburgh -Maclachlan and Stewart, 1876 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A medical text discussing the difficulties which doctors encounter in judging as to the degree of eligibility for life insurance. First edition. With tables of figures throughout. Includes chapters focusing on cancer, gout and insanity. Condition: In a full cloth binding. Externally rather worn with loss to the spine and bumping. Internally, firmly bound, generally bright and clean with ink stamps to a few pages. Overall: GOOD.

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        Die Schweiz. 2 Bde.: Vom Genfer See über den St. Gotthard und Vierwaldstätter See in's Berner Oberland & Von Bern über Basel nach dem Osten, der romanischen Schweiz und Zürich.

      . München, Bruckmann (1876-77). Folio. 231 S., 265 S. mit zahlr. Textill. und 60 Holzstichtafeln. Goldschnitt. Grünes, gold-schwarz illustr. OHLdr. Teils etwas stockfleckig. Schönes Exemplar. -CHF 950.00.

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        Handbuch der Römischen Alterthümer. 7 in 10 Bde, komplett.

      S. Hirzel, Leipzig. Hartkarton/Leinen Sehr gut. Sieben Bände in zehn Büchern, vollständig. Marmorierte Hartkarton-Einbände mit Leinenecken und -rücken, goldgeprägte Rückentiteleien, Einbände vom Buchbinder fachmännisch restauriert, alle mit Bibliotheksstempeln (ausgeschieden) und Exlibris von Dr. Erwin Wickert (ehemaliger deutscher Botschafter)versehen, klare lateinische Schrift, Fußnoten zugeordnet, sauber und ohne jegliche Anstreichungen und Eintragungen, Bände nummeriert von I-VII.b. ++++ ERSTES BUCH, I. Band, 1876, 2. Auflage: Römisches Staatsrecht. XXII, 682 Seiten.++++ ZWEITES BUCH, II.a. Band, I. Abtheilung, 1877, 2. Auflage. Theodor Mommsen: Römisches Staatsrecht. XIV, 720 Seiten.++++ DRITTES BUCH, II.b. Band, II. Abtheilung, 1877, 2. Auflage. Theodor Mommsen: Römisches Staatsrecht. XIV, Seite 724 bis 1147. ++++ VIERTES BUCH, III.a. Band, I. Abtheilung, 1887, 1. Auflage. Theodor Mommsen: Römisches Staatsrecht. XVIII, 832 Seiten.++++ FÜNFTES BUCH, III.b. Band, II. Abtheilung, 1888, 1. Auflage. Theodor Mommsen: Römisches Staatsrecht. XIV, Seite 836 bis 1336. ++++ SECHSTES BUCH, IV. Band, 1881, 2. Auflage. Joachim Marquardt: Römische Staatsverwaltung. XII, 584 Seiten. ++++ SIEBENTES BUCH, V. Band, 1884, 2. Auflage, besorgt von H. Dessau und A. v. Domaszewski. Joachim Marquardt: Römische Staatsverwaltung. Mit 1 lithographischen Tafel und 14 Holzschnitten. XVI, 621 Seiten.++++ ACHTES BUCH, VI. Band, 1885, 2. Auflage, besorgt von Georg Wissowa. Joachim Marquardt: Römische Staatsverwaltung. Dritter Band. XII, 598 Seiten.++++ NEUNTES BUCH, VII.a. Band, 1886, 2. Auflage, besorgt von A. Mau. Joachim Marquardt: Das Privatleben der Römer. Erster Theil. Mit 2 lithographierten Tafeln und 12 Holzschnitten. XIV, 385 Seiten. ++++ ZEHNTES BUCH, VII.b. Band, 1886, 2. Auflage, besorgt von A. Mau. Joachim Marquardt: Das Privatleben der Römer. Zweiter Theil. Mit 23 Holzschnitten. XII, 887 Seiten mit umfangreichem Register. AB SEITE 510 MIT KUGELEINSCHUSS, entsprechend bei den Fußnoten Textverlust in der Größe eines 10 Cent Stückes. ++++++ Trotz des Kugeleinschusses im letzten Buch eine insgesamt sehr gut erhaltene, saubere Ausgabe.++++ 9.4 Kg. LBH 22,5 x 15,5 x 37 Cm.

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        A Collection of the 33 Ordinances Enacted by the Governor of Mauritius with the Advice and Consent of the Council of Government Port Louis, 1876. 211 pp. [With:] A Collection of Proclamations and Government Notices Published at Mauritius during the Year 1876, iv + 49 pp. [with] Index of Government Notices of 1876, xxxiii + Government Notices + 343 pp.

      G.H. Griffiths, Government Printer, Mauritius 1876 - Mauritius: G.H. Griffiths, Government Printer, 1876. Firts Edition. Octavo. Period style brown gilt tooled half calf with marbled boards. With a few library markings on title page and in text. Overall a very good copy. A very rare early Mauritius publication with no copies found in Worldcat. The ordinances cover topics such as railways, lotteries, customs duties, vacant estates, fisheries, paper currency, postal and telegraph service etc., The regulations cover topics such as public markets, scholarships, long voyages, postal regulations, notices to mariners, Civil service in India, municipal regulations etc., "Mauritius was captured on 3 December 1810 by the British under Commodore Josias Rowley. Their possession of the island was confirmed four years later by the Treaty of Paris (1814). French institutions, including the Napoleonic Code of law, were maintained. The French language was at that moment still used more widely than English. The British administration, which began with Robert Townsend Farquhar as governor, was followed by rapid social and economic changes. One of the most important events was the abolition of slavery on 1 February 1835. The planters received a compensation of two million pounds sterling for the loss of their slaves which had been imported from Africa and Madagascar during the French occupation" (Wikipedia). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Life and Letters of Lord Macaulay. In two volumes

      London - Longmans, Green, and Co., 1876. London - Longmans, Green, and Co., 1876 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A first edition of this biography of Lord Macaulay by his nephew Trevelyan, in fine bindings. First Edition. Complete in two volumes. Volume II features an engraved portraitfrontispiece. With the armorial bookplates of Wilson Noble to the front pastedowns. Thomas Babington Macaulay, 1st Baron Macaulay PC (25 October 1800 28 December 1859) was a British poet, historian and Whig politician. He wrote extensively as an essayist and reviewer, and on British history. He also held political office as Secretary at War between 1839 and 1841 and Paymaster-General between 1846 and 1848. Condition: In full calf bindings. Externally, excellent with just some shelfwear and a few marks to the boards. Internally, firmly bound. Volume I is foxed to the endpapers but otherwise both volumes are generally bright and clean. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED..

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        Farm Ballads

      New York - Harper and Brothers, 1876. New York - Harper and Brothers, 1876 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A lovely collection of rural folk songs and poetry. With a tissue-guarded frontispiece and numerous illustrations throughout, many fully page. Publisher's catalogue to the rear. Condition: In a decorative gilt stamped cloth binding. Externally attractive despite a little rubbing. Front hinge is strained. Internally, firmly bound. Bright and clean, just the odd spot. Overall: VERY GOOD.

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