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2019-01-31 09:32:44
LIADOV, Anatoly Konstantinovich 1855-1914
The 14 pieces that make up the Biroulki were composed in 1876. "In his [Liadov's] numerous piano pieces, while preserving a high level of taste, he has contrived to introduce a pleasing diversity of styles. The "Arabesques," Op. 4, and the fourteen "Biroulki," Op. 2 (the title denoting a Russian version of the parlour game known as "Spillikins") are valued items in the repertory of many pianists." Montagu-Nathan: A History of Russian Music, p. 96. "Lyadov came from a family of professional musicians notorious for their loose living and slipshod attitude to work. He broke away only partly from this pattern; his personal integrity was beyond reproach, but he never succeeded in applying himself wholeheartedly to his work for more than a short period. Although he possessed considerable technical facility, it was sheer indolence that led to his expulsion from the St Petersburg Conservatory in 1876, and his unreliability was such that Rimsky-Korsakov, an admirer of his talents, was unwilling to allow him to become director of the Free School concerts in 1880. His lifelong reputation for procrastination was confirmed for posterity when, after much dithering, he turned down Diaghilev's request to write a ballet score to be based on The Firebird, thus providing Stravinsky with one of his first important commissions. Yet he was held in great affection by his fellow musicians, and, although he never completed a work of any size or scope, the best of his miniatures assure for him a permanent niche in the history of Russian music." Jennifer Spencer and Edward Garden in Grove Music On … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: J & J Lubrano Music Antiquarians LLC [U.S.A.]
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2019-01-30 18:38:11
Sir Walter Scott, Rev. P. Hately Waddell (ed)
Edinburgh: W.P. Nimmo, Hay and Mitchell, 1876. Titles are as follows: Waverley and Guy Mannering Woodstock and The Fair Maid of Perth Antiquary and Rob Roy Peveril of The Peak and Quentin Durward Castle Dangerous and Highland Widow Abbot and Kenilworth Old Mortality and Legend of Montrose Betrothed and Talisman St Ronan's Well and Redgauntlet Ivanhoe and Monstery Anne of Geierstein and Count Robert of Paris Pirate and Fortunes of Nigel Sir Walter Scott was a Scottish historical novelist, playwright and poet. The first English language author to have a truly international career in his lifetime, Scott's works are still read today, and many of his works are considered classics of both English and Scottish literature. During his own era, and for nearly a century subsequently, the works were among the most popular and widely read in Europe. Although Scott had attained celebrity status through his poetry during his lifetime, he is most famously remembered for his novels which were originally published anonymously under the title of 'The Author of Waverley'. Here, twenty six of the works are presented alongside biographical and critical notices by the Reverend P. Hately Waddell, with additional glosseries of Scottish phrases and foreign words, as well as forntispiece plates and decorative title pages. Several volumes contain the book plate of one Robert G. Shephard Dalkin. CONDITION In decorative half-calf binding with gilt detailing and paper-covered boards. Externally smart, there is wear to the extremities, joints and backstrip, with odd minor wear to boards. Internally, the p … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: The Mad Librarian [Bath, GB]
2019-01-30 18:38:10
Sir Walter Scott, Rev. P. Hately Waddell (ed)
W.P. Nimmo, Hay and Mitchell, 1876. Condition: Good. Click here to see our other books! The Waverley Novels Sir Walter Scott, Rev. P. Hately Waddell (ed) c1876 W.P. Nimmo, Hay and Mitchell : Edinburgh 7.5" by 5" SUMMARY An attractive set of the Waverley Novels by Sir Walter Scott, in decorative half-morocco binding, and comprising the complete twenty six works included in this edition, in thirteen volumes. Leather Binding Overall Condition: Very Good Indeed This book weighs 15 KG when packed Australia Postage: £ Free UK Postage: £ 4.49 US Postage: £ 79.99 EU Postage: £ 40.99 European Postage: £ 75.99 Asia Postage: £ 159.99 Worldwide Postage: £ 249.99 DESCRIPTION Titles are as follows: Waverley and Guy Mannering Woodstock and The Fair Maid of Perth Antiquary and Rob Roy Peveril of The Peak and Quentin Durward Castle Dangerous and Highland Widow Abbot and Kenilworth Old Mortality and Legend of Montrose Betrothed and Talisman St Ronan's Well and Redgauntlet Ivanhoe and Monstery Anne of Geierstein and Count Robert of Paris Pirate and Fortunes of Nigel Sir Walter Scott was a Scottish historical novelist, playwright and poet. The first English language author to have a truly international career in his lifetime, Scott's works are still read today, and many of his works are considered classics of both English and Scottish literature. During his own era, and for nearly a century subsequently, the works were among the most popular and widely read in Europe. Although Scott had attained celebrity status through his poetry during his lifetime, he is most famously remembered for his nov … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: The Mad Librarian (the-mad-librarian) [Bath, GB]
2019-01-30 18:30:21
Lewis Carroll
London: Macmillan and Co. Condition: Good Plus. Second Reprint (Seventeenth Thousand), issued in December 1876. Original publisher's boards with triple-ruled gilt borders, gilt roundels to front and back covers, with vignettes within -- The Bellman on front and, slightly smaller, The Beaver on back board,, though partly obliterated due to stain. The word "Baker" instead of "Butcher" on p. 83, Nine fabulous illustrations by Henry Holiday, and one page of ads for other works by Carroll at rear. Recently rebacked, and half-bound in crimson, smooth-grained morocco (goat), with gilt title and date on spine. All edges gilt. Inscription to front free endpaper, quoting in full the ninth stanza of the third fit ("..If your Snark be a Snark that is Right/Fetch it home by all means/you may serve it with greens/and it's handy for striking a light") Staining to boards, particularly rear, with a 4 3/4" x 3" area. Rubbing to corners and edges. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown, depicting a seated, flute-playing faun, partly rubbed. Sticker residue to top margin of black, front free endpaper. Silk marker ribbon. Clean text and plates, with no foxing or staining. Photos available.
Bookseller: ezra9 [Eugene, Oregon, US]
2019-01-30 18:30:21
Lewis Carroll
THE HUNTING OF THE SNARK An Agony in Eight Fits By Lewis Carroll With Nine Illustrations by Henry Holiday Fourteen Thousand and Fifteenth Thousand London Maacmillian & Co. 1876 Contents: - The Hunting of the Snark (An Agony in 8 Fits) is typically categorized as a nonsense poem written by Lewis Carroll, the pen name of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson. Written from 1874 to 1876, the poem borrows the setting, some creatures, and eight portmanteau words from Carroll's earlier poem "Jabberwocky" in his children's novel Through the Looking Glass (1871). Henry Holiday, the illustrator of the poem, thought of it as a "tragedy". The plot follows a crew of ten trying to hunt the Snark, an animal which may turn out to be a highly dangerous Boojum. The only one of the crew to find the Snark quickly vanishes, leading the narrator to explain that it was a Boojum after all. The poem is dedicated to young Gertrude Chataway, whom Carroll met at the English seaside town Sandown in the Isle of Wight in 1875. These are editions that should be in any serious library, especially those who love Carroll's work. Typically categorized in the genre of nonsense poetry, The Hunting of the Snark borrows the setting, some creatures, and eight invented words from Lewis Carroll's poem "Jabberwocky" in Through the Looking Glass. Carroll agreed with one interpretation of the poem as an allegory for the search for happiness. Condition of Fourteenth Thousand book - The front hard cover is detached and the back cover is barely holding on. The strip from the cover at the spine were the title would be is gone. The inte … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: oldnbald [Los Angeles, California, US]
2019-01-30 18:30:21
Lewis Carroll
The hunting of the snark. Lewis Carroll. 1876 1st edition. Published by Macmillan and Co. ATTACHED TO THE FRONT END PAPER IS THE VERY RARE EASTER GREETINGS CARD TO EVERY CHILD WHO LOVES ALICE. WRITTEN IN THE SAME YEAR 1876. THIS IS AN EXTREMELY SCARCE THING TO FIND. The book is in very good condition. No inscriptions. Complete original condition. Bright clean pages tightly bound. Please see my other rare and collectable books for sale. Please feel free to ask any questions. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: milesofrarebooks [Emsworth, GB]
2019-01-30 18:27:18
J.-B. P. Molière Les Oeuvres Paris, Alphonse Lemerre, Editeur, 1876-1906 Edition complète en sept volumes Un des 152 exemplaires sur papier de Hollande (seul grand papier), numéroté à la main et paraphé par l'éditeur Illustré de figures d'après Boucher, sur papier de Chine, en frontispice de chaque pièce (pour la grande majorité) "Accompagnées d'une vie de Molière, de Variantes, d'un Commentaire et d'un Glossaire par Anatole France" (composant le tome sept) Tome un : 1876, iij + 409 pages, 6 figures + 1 (portrait de Molière en double état) ; tome deux : 1877, 577 pages et 8 figures ; tome trois : 1880, 424 pages et 6 figures ; tome quatre : 1890, 414 pages et 4 figures ; tome cinq : 1894, 568 pages et 6 figures ; tome six : 1895, 483 pages et 4 figures ; tome sept : XL + 359 pages (seul ce volume est imprimé sur papier vélin) Belles demi-reliures décoratives Demi-reliures en chagrin bleu nuit à coins et à filets, dos lisse orné de fers romantiques, pièces de titres marrons, tranches supérieures dorées, 16 x 24 cm Les ouvrages ont été collationnés. De légères épidermures, de menus frottements et de petites éraflures sur les reliures, le tout sans grande gravité. Les tranches sont jaunies. Les exemplaires sont non coupés. De rares et petits plis sur certaines pages, sans gravité. Des rousseurs, parfois marquées, parsèment les volumes. Une déchirure, sans manque, sur le haut des pages 195 à 198 du tome trois, sans toucher le texte. Malgré ces défauts, ces sept volumes n'en demeurent pas moins en bonne condition générale. (a-FD) 716 Créé par.
Bookseller: RANROUS [Antras, FR]
2019-01-30 17:39:28
FORBES, Edwin.
New York: Edwin Forbes, No. 13 Barclay St., N. Y.; Samuel Walker & Co., Boston, 1876. New York: Edwin Forbes, No. 13 Barclay St., N. Y.; Samuel Walker & Co., Boston,, 1876. A historical work of art, in copper plate etching, containing forty plates, illustrating the life of the Union armies during the years 1862--'3--'4--'5. Folio (614 x 495 mm). Original portfolio of dark green morocco-grain cloth, gilt titling on front cover with facsimile of Forbes's signature in gilt, brown cloth ties. 59 scenes on 40 etched plates with original tissue guards, "Descriptive Index" of the plates on inside front cover. Portfolio professionally refurbished, margins of some plates lightly foxed or slightly dust-marked but a very good copy with rich impressions of the plates. First edition of one of the finest graphic representations of the American Civil War; this copy from the library of a Union army veteran: bookplate of William Bush Blackwell (1837-1922), who served as a first lieutenant and quarter master with the 26th Regiment New York Volunteer Infantry (the "2nd Oneida Regiment") and was later a member of the Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States. The 26th New York is the subject of a recent study by historian Paul Taylor: Glory Was Not Their Companion: The Twenty-Sixth New York Volunteer Infantry in the Civil War (2005). The unit was mustered in May 1861 and mustered out in May of 1863, and in that time was present at some of the bloodiest and best known battles of the conflict: Cedar Mountain, Second Bull Run, Antietam, Fredericksburg, and Chancellorsville - it als … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Peter Harrington [United Kingdom]
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2019-01-30 17:37:25
Hogg, Robert and Bull, Henry Graves (Editors).
1st Ed. 2 vols. Folio. [viii] + xix + 160pp. + [iv] + [vi] + [xxvi]. Portrait, 3 plates, 77 chromolithographic plates with 453 letterpress pages. Some light browning thoughout, mainly marginal but sometimes intruding lightly, marbled e.ps., ex.-libris Wiliam Moat with his armorial bookplate, bright contemporary pebbled green half morocco with green cloth boards, minor marking to boards, gilt lettered spines, t.e.g. Nissen 294; Sitwell Great Flower Books 1700-1900 pp.59-60 '76 [77] chromolithographed plates by Edith E. Bull, Alice B. Ellis and W.G. Smith (Pl 1 only) lithographed by Severeyns. Published under the auspices of the Woolhope Club ... one of the finest fruit books ever published.' 'A classic of late Victorian natural history', a masterpiece of botanical art and the most comprehensive study of the apples and pears grown in Britain ever published, depicting well over 400 varieties with detailed descriptions. During the last quarter of the nineteenth century there was, as there is again now, great interest in Herefordshire and in the surrounding counties in the conservation of old apple and pear varieties. There was also concern among agriculturalists about the neglected state of many Herefordshire orchards. Efforts were made to restock the orchards with 'the most esteemed kinds of British apples and pears'. A detailed compilation was made over a period of about ten years, by the Pomona Committee of the Woolhope Naturalists' Field Club of Hereford, of all the notable varieties of apples and pears at that time being grown in Herefordshire orchards. Year by year the … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Francis Edwards [UK]
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2019-01-30 17:26:58
Glagau, Otto:
Verlag von Paul Frohberg / Leipzig; 1876. Auflage: EA; XXXVI, 366 S.; Format: 13x20 Otto Glagau, (1834 - 1892), Kulturhistoriker und fast ein Jahrzehnt Chefredakteur des "Der Kulturkämpfer" / "Berliner Kulturkämpfer". Er bereiste auf Wunsch des Verlegers Lauenburg, den Sachsenwald, Mölln, Ratzeburg, den Schallsee (Schaalsee), das Amt Steinhorst und Lübeck und verfaßte eingehende Schilderungen von Land, Leuten, Bräuchen, mit vielen kulturgeschichtlichen, historischen und statistischen Fakten. Doch seine Hauptquelle seien seine eigenen Augen und Ohren gewesen, versichert Glagau, und gibt viele Gespräche mit Einheimischen wieder. Bekannt wurde zehn Jahre später sein Buch über den großen Berliner Börsen- und Gründungsschwindel. Kosch VI, 361; --- Gesammelte und stark vermehrte Artikel der Gartenlaube; --- Inhalt: Vorrede; I. Zur Einleitung; II. Der Tanz um das Goldene Kalb; III. Gründer und Gründer-Praktikanten; IV. Die Prospecte; V. Subscription und Einführung; VI. Häuserschacher und Baustellenwucher; VII. Baugeschichten; VIII. Berlin wird Weltstadt; IX. Die grosse Zeit und die grossen Dinge; X. Die Culturkämpfer; XI. Noch die Culturkämpfer; XII. Dividendenjauche; XIII. An der Berliner Börse; XIV. Anhang; XV. Nachträge; (sehr ausführliches) Register (SS. 347 - 366) + Inhaltsverzeichnis; --- Extrem selten. --- Zustand: 3-, einfache private blaue Broschur, Buchwerbung. Unbeschnitten, wasserrandig, Stempel, Einband zerschlissen, insgesamt nicht schön - aber noch sammelwürdig, sollte neu gebunden werden Versand D: 7,00 EUR Judaica; Judentum; Antisemitismus; Anti-Semitica; anti … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: German Historical Books [Freiberg Sa., Germany]
2019-01-30 17:20:33
SALVATOR Von Ludwig
Druck und verlag von Heinr. Mercy, Prag, 1876. In 8, cm 23 x 29, pp. XXVIII + 292 con molte illustrazioni nel testo e 60 tavole fuori testo incise su fondino applicato su carta pesante. Tutta tela editoriale con fregi ai piatti e al dorso. Cerniere riparate. Edizione originale e unica di questa descrizione delle coste del Golfo di Corinto corredata di tavole realizzate dallo stesso autoreLudwig Salvator, cugino di Francesco Giuseppe, dedico' la sua vita agli studi naturalistici e ai viaggi realizzati sui suoi yacht. Molte sono le opere da lui pubblicate dedicate alla Isole Baleari, ai costumi della Serbia, alla Tunisia, al Golfo di Buccari, all'Isola di Cipro, all'Egitto e Siria ecc. ecc. TED
Bookseller: Coenobium Libreria antiquaria [Asti, Italy]
2019-01-30 17:18:02
Thurston, Robert H.
Letters in ink manuscript. Old folds, light toning and mild wear. Very Good.1. Letter dated March 31,1876, to Prof. Stille at the University of Pennsylvania. On letterhead of 'Office of the Editor of the Reports of the U.S. Commissioners To The Vienna International Exhibition 1873, Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ.' 10-1/2" x 8", folded to 5-1/4 x 8". [2], [2 blank] pp., docketed on final blank. "... you will need a good man as a Judge in the department of typography or typographic methods. Mr. H.T. Brian, Foreman of Printing at the Government Printing Office, Washington, informs me that he would be glad to serve in that capacity and I am requested to state to you my opinion of him. From my acquaintance with Mr. Brian while editing the Vienna Reports. I am led to believe him an expert in his business and a very good man for that place. Should the position not have been already filled, I would recommend a consideration of his claim , which, I think, Prof. Blake, who has known him longer than I may have already presented."2. Eighteen letters, from Hoboken, April 20, 1877 to March 8, 1878, to J.H. Richardson and H.R. Worthington, all but one on the letterhead of Stevens Institute of Technology Department of Engineers. All concern Thurston's foundation work, THE HISTORY OF THE GROWTH OF THE STEAM-ENGINE [1878], which he is readying for publication. Most letters measure 5-1/4" x 8". Thurston requests specific illustration cuts and proofs, asks about matters relating to the history of the steam engine, locomotives, or steam navigation. Thurston is pleased with the pr … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: David M. Lesser, Fine Antiquarian Books LLC [US]
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2019-01-30 17:17:59
HAGGADAH] -
Livorno Israel Kushta and friend, 1876. Quarto, (23 x 16.5 cm); 38 ll. 58 woodcut illustrations in text and additional decorative initial letters. Later 19th century marbled boards with calf spine. Edges and spine rubbed. Leaves clean with occasional light spotting and browning. Text in Hebrew, Aramaic and Ladino. At the end of the eighteenth century the Hebrew presses of Venice declined and were entirely replaced by the Livornese (Leghorn) Hebrew printers, who have been competing for the title of "the centre of Hebrew printing" with Venice for more than a hundred years by that point. In the 19th century Livorno became the chief supplier of Hebrew books to other Italian communities. "The Livornese Hebrew printers created their own styles, and their title pages and typography are often readily distinguishable from others. In their Haggadahs, however, they created no new iconography of their own. They were content to copy the woodcuts of the Venetian editions of 1609 and 1629, and their subsequent reprints. Thus through Leghorn the Venetian illustrations achieved an unexpected immortality." Yerusalmi, Hasggadah and History. The illustrations and decorative initial letters in this Haggadah are based on the ones of the 1609 Venice Haggadah (see Yerusalmi, plates 44, 45, 46, 54, 91, 92 and 106). Variation copies of these illustrations can be found in other 19th century Livornese Haggadahs, by different publishers. Yaari 1101; Yudlov 1468. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Shapero Rare Books [London, United Kingdom]
2019-01-30 13:30:19
Trollope, Anthony
London: Chapman & Hall, 1876. First English edition in book form. iv, 337, [1]; iv, 342; iv, 346; iv, 347, [1] pp., with mispaginations as described in Sadleir. 4 vols. 8vo. Sadleir's Copy. First English edition in book form of the fifth Palliser novel, in the four-volume format preceded by the issue in eight monthly five-shilling parts (November 1875-June 1876) and the American edition of May 1876. Sadleir, Trollope 45; Sadleir 3204a; Tinker 2233. Provenance:Michael Sadleir (bookplate); Barton Currie (bookplate); Vincent Newton (bookplate in vol. I only). Publisher's red-brown cloth stamped in black. Minor professional repairs to spine ends, vol. I recased, offsetting from bookplates to title-pages, an attractive, fresh set.
Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller [USA]
2019-01-30 13:30:19
TROLLOPE Anthony
First edition, original parts. 8 vols, original brown cloth, printed wrappers bound in. London, Chapman and Hall. A presentable set, most joints neatly repaired, extremities of bindings slightly rounded but unfrayed, some occasional light staining to the text, a few pencil marginal emphases, and the contemporary ownership inscriptions of one Edward R. Russell, possibly the editor of the Liverpool Daily Post, later elected to Parliament as a Member for Glasgow and later yet enobled as 1st Baron Russell of Liverpool. The Prime Minister was published at the end of the era of publication of novels in parts, and Michael Sadleir (Trollope a Bibliography, 45) speculates that the reduction from 32 or 20 parts down to 8 was a ?concession to public weariness of frequent short instalments? During this endgame part issues were occasionally issued simultaneously in cloth and wrappers, as here and with George Eliot's Middlemarch (1871) and Daniel Deronda (1876). Sadleir, in a further speculation, suggests that ?Perhaps there were also protests from trade quarters against paper wrappers, so that, to appease the libraries of booksellers, an alternative style of cloth- bound parts was issued, which would stand more wear and circulation than those in fragile paper.? Sadleir 45, the first state of the cloth bound part issue, ?Part Issue (B) (i).? [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]
Bookseller: Maggs Bros. Ltd ABA, ILAB, PBFA, BA [London, United Kingdom]
2019-01-30 12:22:12
DEL FRATE SETTIMO
Baroffio, Milano, 1876. In 8? (mm 204x160); pagg. 103 con VII tavole litografiche con complessive 30 figure nella prima parte e III nella seconda con 17 figure. Brossura originale azzurra conservata entro bellissima ed elegante legatura in tutto marocchino blu con triplo filetto dorato ai piatti e cantonali con cimiero e spade incrociate, fregio ripreso al dorso a 5 nervi, titolo al dorso, tutto impresso in oro; taglio superiore dorato. Dentelle dorate interne. Minime tracce d'uso a cerniere e spigoli. Splendido esemplare della prima edizione di questo non comune ed importante libro illustrato da 10 grandi tavole pi? volte ripiegate, lunghe circa 54 centimetri. Scherma.
Bookseller: libreria antiquaria perini Sas di Perini [Verona, VR, Italy]
2019-01-30 11:52:47
Robert Fulton
Condition: Gut. The illustrated book of Pigeons. With Standards for Judging AutorFulton, RobertBuchdaten & BucherhaltungCassell & Company, Limited, London; Paris; New York & Melbourne, 1876. VIII, 392 mit 70 Textholzschnitten und 50 chromolithographischen Tafeln nach Zeichnungen von J. W. Ludlow, original Halbleder-Einband mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel und 5 Schmuckbünden, quart, (etwas berieben, bestoßen und fleckig)Gewichtca. 2360gBemerkungen- Ein großes wundervolles Luxuswerk über Tauben, in der Art von Prutz späterem Mustertaubenbuch. Aus: "Möbes, Bibliographie der Tauben", S. 50 / komplettes Exemplar / Herausgegeben von Lewis Wright -SchlagworteOrnithologieBestell-Nr.1Q1967 Preis 605,90 € (inkl. 7,00% Mwst.) Versandkostenfrei innerhalb Deutschlands Zwischenzeitiger Abverkauf über andere Vertriebswege vorbehalten. Wir bemühen uns, unsere Bestände so aktuell wie möglich zu halten.
Bookseller: Ce-Buch [Eicklingen, DE]
2019-01-30 11:52:47
Wiebe, F[riedrich] K[arl] H[ermann]
Aus dem Skizzenbuch für den Ingenieur und Maschinenbauer. (Für die Zuhörer des Herausgebers besonders abgedruckt). Mit 100 lithographierten Tafeln, davon 11 doppelblattgr., jedoch als 2 gezählt). Berlin, Ernst & Korn, (Gropius'sche Buch- und Kunsthandlung), 1876. Folio (39,7 x 29,7 cm). 2 Bl., 14 S., 30 Bl. Neuer Halblederband. Erste Ausgabe. - Eine auf Dampfmaschinen u. Dampfkessel komprimierte Zusammenfassung aus dem bekannten "Skizzenbuch für den Ingenieur" von Wiebe, in dem auch Fabrikanlagen, Feuerungen, Baukonstruktionen "sowie andere Gegenstände aus dem gesamten Gebiete des Ingenieurwesens" vorgestellt worden sind. Die Bedeutung des "Skizzenbuches" liegt vor allem in der Beschreibung tatsächlich ausgeführter Anlagen, wobei die Angaben direkt von den Konstrukteuren oder Bauherren stammen und meist von Wiebe prägnant zusammengefasst worden sind. Technische Denkmale können so in ihrem Entstehungsprozeß nachvollzogen werden. Die "vorzüglichen Maßzeichnungen" (ADB 42, S. 371) leisten dabei hervorragende Dienste u. bilden den eigentlichen Wert der Publikation. Unter den Konstrukteuren u. Maschinenbauern sind u.a. hervorzuheben C. Fink, R. R. Werner, J. C. Freund, A. Borsig, F. A. Egells, A. Veitmeyer, F. Wöhlert, L. Schwartzkopff (alle Berlin), R. Wolf (Buckau), Gebr. Wulff (Bromberg) u. Dingler (Zweibrücken). Neben stehenden Dampfmaschinen werden auch Locomobilen, Wasserhebungsmaschinen u. Schiffsmaschinen vorgestellt. F. K. H. Wiebe (1818-1881) begann seine Ausbildung mit einer Lehre als Mühlenbauer, ging 1839 auf das Berliner Gewerbeinstitut, bestand dort 1842 seine Prü … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Meinhard Knigge [DE]
2019-01-30 06:49:07
Noritané, Ninagawa:
Tokio 1876-1877. Bände 1 bis 4 (von 5, Band 5 fehlt). Bände 1 bis 4 (von 5, Band 5 fehlt). 26,5 x 38,2 cm. (1): 1 Tafel mit 3 photographischen Abbildungen, 11 Bl., 18 Tafeln, 1 Bl. (2): 10 Bl., 18 Tafeln, 1 Bl. (3): 12 Bl., 18 Tafeln, 1 Bl. (4): 10 Bl., 18 t, 1 Bl. Original-Broschuren (japanische Fadenheftung). Einbände teils etwas knittrig und mit Quetschfalten. Stempel auf den Titelblättern (ausgesondertes Bibliotheksexemplar). Alle Bände in der Mitte geknickt (mit Knickspur von oben nach unten). Bände 2-4 mit zweisprachigen Titelblättern (Französisch und Japanisch). Die Texte und Bildunterschriften nur japanisch. Die zusammen 72 farbig lithographierten Tafeln zeigen insgesamt 136 keramische Objekte, meist aus mehreren Perspektiven. 19. Jahrhundert, Design, Japan, Japanische Kunst, Keramik, Musterbücher
Bookseller: Antiquariat Roland Gögler [Germany]
2019-01-30 06:48:41
Hirth, Georg et al. (Hrg.)
München, Berlin, Leipzig. Hirth / Schweizer Verlag 1876-1916. 1876 Je Jahrgang ca. 800-1000 S. Gr-8vo. Je Jahrgang ca. 800-1000 S. HLn. d. Zt. mit mamoriertem Überzugspapier. Einbandkanten verschieden stark berieben, einzelne Rücken gebleicht,leichte Gebrauchsspuren, altersgemäß guter Zustand. HLn. d. Zt. mit mamoriertem Überzugspapier. Vorhanden sind die Jahrgänge: 1876 (in 2 Teilbänden), 1877 (Teilband 1), 1879 (Teilband 2), 1880 (in 2 Teilbänden), 1883 (in 2 Teilbänden), 1885, 1886, 1887, 1888, 1890, 1897, 1898, 1904, 1905, 1906, 1909, 1914, 1915. Versand D: 4,80 EUR
Bookseller: HENNWACK - Berlins größtes Antiquariat [Germany]
2019-01-30 00:59:51
Feldzüge des Prinzen Eugen von Savoyen.
Wien, Verlag des k.k. Generalstabes, 1876-1892. Gr.-8vo. Grüne Halbleinwandbände mit schwarzem Rückenschild und den eingebundenen Orig.-Umschlägen. Ohne die Bände 16 und 20 und ohne Kartenbände. - Name auf Titel. Sehr gutes und frisches Exemplar. Versandkostenfreie Lieferung Militaria; Österreich
Bookseller: Antiquariat Manfred Nosbüsch [Germany]
2019-01-30 00:32:04
Wenn Sie von dem US Marktplatz bestellen, können für die Pakete Steuern und Zollgebühren anfallen, die der Käufer später tragen muss. 1876 Reynolds Taschen Map Of London England Das Datenblatt dieses Produkts wurde ursprünglich auf Englisch verfasst. Unten finden Sie eine automatische Übersetzung ins Deutsche. Sollten Sie irgendwelche Fragen haben, kontaktieren Sie uns. 1876 Reynolds Taschenkarte von London, England WEITERE BILDER AUF ANFRAGE WIR VERKAUFEN NUR ORIGINAL ANTIKE KARTEN - KEINE REPRODUKTIONEN Titel: Reynolds Karte von London mit der jüngsten Verbesserungen. Beschreibung: Ein ungewöhnlich Beispiel des Themas 1876 von Reynolds touristische Karte von London. Zentriert auf der Themse, deckt diese Karte London von Highbury, Peckham und West Kensington an der West India Docks. Die Karte zeigt alle Omnibus und Zug Routen sowie Straßen, Parks, öffentlichen Gebäuden, Bahnhöfen, Paläste und Kirchen. Bahnhöfe und Bahnstrecken sind rot hervorgehoben. Verschiedene touristische Attraktionen und Sehenswürdigkeiten sind in der gesamten identifiziert. Diese Karte faltet sich in seiner ursprünglichen Bindemittel und ist begleitet von einer kurzen Besucher Führer Funktionen auf Kirchen, Museen, Galerien, Taxi Tarife sowie ein Strassenverzeichnis. Der Leitfaden enthält auch zusätzliche Karten und Ansichten. Karten dieser Art wurden mit den Reisenden im Verstand entworfen und bemessen sind, um in der Jackentasche passen. Im vorliegende Beispiel ist die neue Ausgabe im Jahre 1876 als Reynolds Schilling farbigen Karte von London mit Besucher-Führer, Straßenverzeichnis und Ansichten. … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Geographicus Rare Antique Maps [11221, US]
2019-01-30 00:20:06
Very Good. [Various Authors]Blatter und Blüthen deutscher Poesie und Kunst ein Album, sinniger Betrachtung gewidmet / mit 15 Stahlstichen nach Zeichnungen von W. Georgy und E. Hartmann [Leaves and blossoms of German poetry and art. An album dedicated to more meaningful contemplation. With 18 steel engravings after drawings by W. Georgy and E. Hartmann] Leipzig: Friedrich Brandstetter, (1876). Fourth Edition. Hardcover. A Fine, bright copy of the fourth edition of this work with all edges of the closed page block gilt, in a RARE Fine glassine dust jacket, housed in the RARE original Publisher's box in surprisingly nice condition with some general wear. [Text in German.] This notable work was first published in 1862 with only 12 illustrations; 18 illustrations are provided in this edition, each guarded by a blank page. We have not seen another copy in as nice a condition as is this copy and this copy is made further remarkable by the survival original glassine dust jacket and box. A BEAUTIFUL AND REMARKABLE COPY. Fine / fine. Item #863 Please see the photographs (which constitute a part of the description) for more details on the book's condition. Buyer is responsible for any customs, import, excise tax, fee or charge. [Attributes: In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: Allington Books [Winston-Salem, North Carolina, US]
2019-01-30 00:08:39
Grand Tour. -
London, Paris & New York: Cassell & Co. 1876 (ca. (ohne Jahresangabe)). Nahezu tadelloses Exemplar der Reihe. In den Innendeckeln Besitzzeichen der Library Thos. D. Murphy. Die meisterhaften Einbände leider nicht signiert. Aber zur Zeit der Fertigung war im Buchbinderhandwerk solche Qualität vielleicht selbstverständlich. Almost pristine copy of the series. POI in the pastedowns (Library Thos. D. Murphy). The masterly bindings unfortunately not signed. Vol. I & II: 288 p. / 288 p., illustrated with many attractive engravings on wood + 26 steel engravings vol. III, IV & V: 288 p. / 288 p. / 288 p. richly ill. with woodengr. + 40 steelengravings. Estnisch 10000g
Bookseller: Krull GmbH [Neuss, Germany]
2019-01-29 23:53:55
LOMBROSO Cesare
Ulrico Hoepli, Milano, 1876. 4°, legatura mz.tela coeva, titoli oro al dorso, pp.(4)-255-(1) di errata, con 4 illustrazioni di cui una applicata. Firma di appartenenza, una pagina aggiunta con una scritta coeva e rilegata insieme al libro, ex libris. Prima edizione dell?opera di Cesare Lombroso (1835-1909) che segna la nascita dell?antropologia criminale. "L'approccio è fondamentalmente psichiatrico e antropologico. Vi è qualche accenno all'ambiente come elemento scatenante del delitto ed i fattori sociali in pratica non vengono presi in considerazione. L'Autore tiene invece presente una serie di elementi di indubbio rilievo quali la povertà, il costo degli alimenti, l'alcoolismo. [?] Il libro materializza il nucleo centrale del lombrosismo". Le edizioni successive, infatti, "saranno un arricchimento e rimaneggiamento" della prima edizione. La presente edizione non ottenne un grande successo e fu duramente criticata ma questo era rivelatore del "disagio ad accettare una teoria che non era soltanto innovativa, ma scardinava una mentalità secolare consolidata nel ritenere il delitto pura espressione della malvagità dell'uomo" (cfr.Baima Bollone "Cesare Lombroso ovvero il principio dell'irresponsabilità" 118). Lombroso ebbe il merito, anche se probabilmente non del tutto voluto, di aprire il dibattito sulla malattia mentale e sul rapporto con il comportamento delinquente, sulla necessità di distinguere chi necessitava di cure e chi andava punito. # Raro. Prima edizione. Govi, Classici che hanno fatto l'Italia 317 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: i libri di Prospero (ILAB - ALAI) [PARMA, (PR), Italy]
2019-01-29 23:37:07
William Ludlow
Condition: Good. Washington, D. C.: Government Printing Office. Good. 1876. Hardcover. Modern maroon cloth backed marbled boards, leather spine label. First octavo edition. [iv] 131 pp. 3 folding maps; 2 lithograph plates of fossils. Paper a bit browned, some light staining. Large folding map has two inch tear at stub. Capt. William Ludlow was chief Engineer of the Dakota Dept. Of the Corps of Engineers. His expedition to Yellowstone in 1875 (3 years after it was made the nation's first National Park) included George Bird Grinnell as expedition geologist and includes descriptions of the geysers of Yellowstone. Also issued in quarto format at the same time. Presentation copy from R. P. Whitfield, author of the chapter, "Descriptions of New Species of Fossils" with presentation slip. Howes L558.; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 131 pp.
Bookseller: abcandbeyond [Moab, Utah, US]
2019-01-29 22:49:51
[JAPAN] NINAGAWA, Noritané
Tokyo, 1876-1877 and 1879-1880. First Edition. Wraps. Wrappers of Part I quite worn, with one title label mostly lost; front wrapper of Part III creased. Some offsetting and color bleedthrough; occasional edge browning; a few leaves very slightly moisture warped (from coloring?). Tape or glue residue in places on the versos of the plates in Part I. Near Fine with stunning hand-colored plates. First edition of Ninagawa's study of Japanese pottery, arranged in chronological order from ancient times onward. Apparently one of only 300 copies published. Seven oblong folio parts (15-1/4" x 10-3/8") stitched, as issued, in the original blue paper wrappers with lithographed title labels on the front wrappers in French and Japanese (Parts I-V) and in English and Japanese (Parts VI and VII). Each part with lithographed text in Japanese ([5]; [10]; [11]; [9], [11]; [10]; and [14] leaves, respectively). Printed on rectos only. Ninagawa's red stamp appears on the last leaf of text in each part. Illustrated with 125 numbered hand-colored lithographed plates, several heightened with gum arabic (17 plates in Part I and 18 plates each in Parts II-VII). Some plates and items numbered with small printed labels. An excellent copy of this fragile set, with the extremely scarce Parts VI and VII. This copy without the five octavo booklets containing the French translation of Parts I-V (Tokyo: H. Ahrens & Co., 1876-1878), or the publisher's silk chitsu, or portfolio, issued with the first five parts.
Bookseller: Charles Agvent, ABAA [U.S.A.]
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2019-01-29 22:43:01
Hardy, Thomas
London: Smith, Elder & Co, 1876. First edition, 1000 copies printed. Illustrated with 11 plates by George Du Maurier. [viii], 322; [viii], 318 pp. 2 vols. 8vo. First edition of Hardy's follow up to Far from the Madding Crowd. "[I]ts settings are more often urban or suburban than rural, its central characters either servants or their middle- and upper-class employers, and its romantic elements subordinated to the central story ... of how, at what cost, and with what ironic implications, a butler's daughter, Ethelberta Petherwin, wins her way to social and financial power as the wife of the wealthy but dissolute Lord Mountclere. Hardy doubtless intended to demonstrate that his professional range extended beyond rural settings, but the novel was poorly received..." (ODNB). Purdy pp. 20-24; Wolff 2977; Sadleir 1107. Provenance: Albert Henry Wiggin (bookplates); Lynde Selden (detached bookplates). Full crimson morocco by C.J. Sawyer, spine panels ruled and lettered in gilt, t.e.g., gilt inner dentelles, marbled endpapers. Minor rubbing to extremities, internally clean.
Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller [USA]
2019-01-29 22:41:54
Hardy, Thomas
Smith Elder & Co, London, 1876. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 1st edition. Two volume set, complete. A Good set. 8vo. Original publisher's primary binding of red-brown cloth, blocked in gilt to spine and upper cover with elaborate borders in black. The front cover gilt is well rubbed on the first volume, less so on the second. The gilt on both spines is mostly rubbed away. The leaves and illustrations are very clean with only a few very minor fox spots here and there. The hinges of Volume One are starting to weaken but still on, Volume Two is better as usual. Overall a Good set of one of hardy's rarest works. *** Originally written in serial form for the Cornhill Magazine. First appearance here in book form. ***. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Frey Fine Books [Rougemont, NC, U.S.A.]
2019-01-29 22:05:45
POQUELIN (Jean-Baptiste) dit MOLIERE - NISARD (Désiré) pour la préface
Paris, Jouaust, 1876-83 8 volumes in-4 (29,8cm x 21,4cm) de (4)-d-XXIV-325-(3), (4)-390-(2), (4)-334-(2), (4)-338-(2), (4)-406-(2), (4)-325-(3), (4)-358-(2) & (4)-354-(2)pp. Tirage unique à 110 exemplaires dont 10 sur Papier Whatman & 100 Vergé. Portrait & 31 compositions hors-texte avant et avec la lettre par Louis LELOIR gravées à l'eau-forte par Flameng. Demi maroquin à coins bleu marine, dos à nerfs soulignés d'un filet doré, titre, auteur, tomaison & date frappés or, fer en losange avec double encadrement et petits fers aux angles à l'or répété quatre fois, couvertures conservées sans le dos. (Reliure d'époque) Exemplaire sur papier vergé non justifié, comportant les illustrations en double état. Exemplaire unique richement enrichi de différentes suites de gravures dont voici le détail: 1) Portraits de Molière d'après MIGNART sur Hollande et en deux états identique sur Chine monté avant la lettre 2) Suite de 7 figures de COYPEL, gravée par DE MARE, en l'état d'eau-forte pure sur Japon 3) Suite de 34 figures de MOREAU LE JEUNE sur Chine monté avant la lettre en noir. 4) Suite de 35 figures de BOUCHER, publiée par Lemerre à la sanguine sur Chine monté avant la lettre 5) Suite de 31 figures de MOREAU publiée par Renouard sur Hollande 6) Suite de 35 figures d'Edmond HEDOUIN sur Hollande 7) Suite de 34 figures de LALAUZE sur Chine avant la lettre 8) Suite de 50 vignettes de FOULQUIER sur Chine avant la lettre Soit un total de 293 illustrations en comptant les 62 illustrations de Louis LELOIR. De la bibliothèque du Dr Félix Durosier. (Ex-libris) Très bel ensemble, reliure en … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: LIBRAIRIE EPPE FRÈRES [PARIS, France]
2019-01-29 21:48:37
MICHELET (Jules).
Paris, Librairie internationale, A. Lacroix et Ce. 1876. 19 tomes en 9 volumes in-8°, demi-basane blonde, dos à nerfs orné (reliure de l'époque).Le grand oeuvre de Michelet !Edition ornée d'un portrait de l'auteur en frontispice et de 214 planches hors-texte à pleine page par l'illustrateur d'origine espagnol Daniel VIERGE (1851-1904), ainsi que de bandeaux, de vignettes et de culs de lampe. Préface de 1869 qui contient quelques-unes des pages les plus fortes de Michelet. (En Français dans le texte, 250). Exemplaire composite de volumes avec diverses dates d'édition (1876, 1878, 1879). (Vicaire, V, 821).On joint : Histoire de la Révolution française. Nouvelle édition, revue et augmentée avec illustrations par VIERGE. Paris, A. Lacroix et Ce, 1877. Neuf tomes en cinq volumes dans une reliure identique à celle de l'Histoire de France. Reprise des préfaces de 1847 et 1868.Dos légèrement passés. Rousseurs éparses.Bon exemplaire.
Bookseller: LIBRAIRIE BLOMET [PARIS, France]
2019-01-29 21:30:31
Du Bosch, A. - Hanssens, V. (J. Schauge Armorial Binding, Roi Leopold III de Belgique)
Muquardt, Bruxelles, 1876. In-8º. 83pp. Bound by the royal Belgian binder J. Schauge; in full red morocco with gilt Léopold III stamp and royal crown centerpiece on front board, and gilt triple and double fillet borders. Gilt lettering on spine; gilt boards edges; all edges gilt and marbled endpapers. Ex-libris Ruben Dussaut. Very nice copy. A treatise about the hygiene in the industry and the institutions with the aim of improving the workers conditions. 'Bibliographie de Belgique', p. 350 [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Chaco 4ever Books [CABA, BS AS, Argentina]
2019-01-29 21:06:47
BRAHMS, Johannes, Komponist (1833-1897)
Ohne Ort und Datum (wohl vor ), 1876. 2 Seiten, kl-8. - An Johann Naret-Koning. "Lieber Herr Koning, Ich fahre Montag Nacht um 1 Uhr von hier ab, werde also Hrn. Lehrers Gastfreundschaft zu meinem herzlichen Bedauern nicht genießen können. Pfälzer Hof habe ich nennen hören u. entweder sehe ich Sie dort Dienstag Früh oder ich suche Sie auf. Hoffentlich kann ich den Mittwoch noch bleiben. Weiter wäre ja nichts zu sagen als daß es eigentlich gar lustig wäre wenn Sie am Montag hier zuhörten u. wir zusammen die Fahrt machten. Doch das ist wohl zu lustig gedacht. Levi grüßt herzlich. Eilig Ihr ergebener J. Brahms." Nicht bei Kalbeck. - Der niederländische Geiger Johann Naret-Koning (1838-1905) wirkte unter anderem bei der Uraufführung von Brahms' 1. Streichquartett (op. 88) im Dezember 1882 in Frankfurt mit. Er war Schüler und Freund des Dirigenten und Komponisten Hermann Levi (1839-1900), der zunächst in enger Verbindung mit Brahms stand. 1875 kam es allerdings zum Bruch zwischen Brahms und Levi, der sich zu dieser Zeit bereits verstärkt Richard Wagner zugewandt hatte.
Bookseller: Wiener Antiquariat Ingo Nebehay GmbH [Wien, Austria]
2019-01-29 18:20:10
Beckx, Pierre Jean, belg. Jesuitengeneral (1795-1887)
Wien, Rom u.a., 1844, 1876. Zus. 25 S., 8°. Beckx besuchte ab 1815 das Jesuitenkolleg in Mecheln, wo er am 7. März 1819 die Priesterweihe empfing. 1819 trat Beckx der Ordensgemeinschaft der Gesellschaft Jesu bei. Nach seelsorgerischen Tätigkeiten in Hamburg, Hildesheim und Braunschweig wurde er in Hildesheim Professor für Kirchenrecht. 1830 übersiedelte er nach Wien und wurde von seinem Orden, aber auch vom Heiligen Stuhl, mit wichtigen Missionen in die Lombardei, nach Ungarn und nach Bayern betraut. Im Revolutionsjahr 1848 wurde Beckx mit allen anderen Jesuiten aus Österreich vertrieben. Beckx ging zurück nach Belgien und wurde 1851 Rektor des Kollegs in Löwen. Bald kehrte er jedoch wieder nach Österreich zurück und wurde 1852 zum Superior von Ungarn ernannt und kurze Zeit später zum Provinzial der Provinz Österreich. Als am 8. Mai 1853 der 21. General des Ordens, Joannes Philippus Roothaan starb, wählte die Generalversammlung am 2. Juli 1853 Beckx einstimmig zum 22. General des Ordens. Beckx schaffte es in seiner ca. vierjährigen Amtszeit, die Zahl der Ordensmitglieder mehr als zu verdoppeln. Auch die häufigen Missionen in protestantische Gegenden und der bedeutende Einfluss, welchen der Orden besonders seit Ende der 1850er Jahre gewonnen hatte, waren vornehmlich seiner geschickten Leitung der Ordensangelegenheiten zuzuschreiben. - Der Empfänger der auf Französisch abgefassten Briefe ist Jacques (Jacob) Mislin (1807-1878). Der aus ärmlichen Verhältnissen stammende Mislin konnte dank seines Onkels an der berühmten Lehranstalt von Porrentruy im Schweizer Kanton Bern studier … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Grazer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat Wolfgang Friebes [Austria]
2019-01-29 17:59:15
BERNARD (Claude)
Paris, J.B. Baillière, 1876, in-8, VIII, 471 pp, demi-basane maron de l'époque, dos à faux nerfs, Figures dans le texte. Première édition de cet ouvrage essentiel dans lequel on retrouve dès la page 6, les principes fondateurs de la théorie expérimentale de Claude Bernard qui offriront une véritable rupture épistémologique à la physiologie et à la médecine. Visionnaire, le physiologiste prévoit les évolutions qui seront celles de la biologie presque 100 ans après lui : "La physiologie cherche, par l'analyse expérimentale, à pénétrer jusqu'aux éléments anatomiques. Pour atteindre ce but, elle doit faire l'étude des tissus à l'aide de l'histologie, et elle demande à la physique et à la chimie de lui révéler et de lui expliquer les propriétés de ces éléments". Ces Leçons ont été données entre 1871 et 1872 au Collège de France. Cachet annulé de l'Institut catholique de Paris et étiquette en pied du dos. Rousseurs faibles, dos insolé. Waller n° 956. Couverture rigide Bon VIII, 471 pp.
Bookseller: Librairie Alain Brieux [FR]
2019-01-29 17:27:58
Alphonse VANDENPEEREBOOM
Bruges, Aimé De Zuttere, successeur de Van de Casteele-Werbrouck, 1876. Avec toutes les gravures de Boutry (Arras) protégées par une serpente, et les plans dont certains sont dépliants. Reliure en demi-chagrin bleu foncé; dos à cinq nerfs avec titre et nom de l'auteur en doré. Etiquette du relieur au coin de la page de garde. Couvertures conservées. Format 17,5 x 25,5 cm. Avec envoi manuscrit de l'auteur sur page de garde. Très beaux exemplaires. Couvertures conservées mais parfois déchirées.
Bookseller: Librairie Equinoxe [France, La-Croix-Valmer]
2019-01-29 17:11:25
Good, some wears, tears, wet marks. This journal was published from 1876 to 1881. Thats two sets of two first publish years in one book 1876: 1-4 of 4 magazines 1877: 1-12 of 12 magazines Powered by eBay Turbo Lister The free listing tool. List your items fast and easy and manage your active items.
Bookseller: Russian Chess House 2012 [Moscow, Россия, RU]
2019-01-29 16:33:41
[JAPAN] NINAGAWA, Noritané
Tokyo: (1876-1877 and 1879-1880). First Edition, First edition of Ninagawa's study of Japanese pottery, arranged in chronological order from ancient times onward. Apparently one of only 300 copies published. Seven oblong folio parts (15-1/4" x 10-3/8") stitched, as issued, in the original blue paper wrappers with lithographed title labels on the front wrappers in French and Japanese (Parts I-V) and in English and Japanese (Parts VI and VII). Each part with lithographed text in Japanese ([5]; [10]; [11]; [9], [11]; [10]; and [14] leaves, respectively). Printed on rectos only. Ninagawa's red stamp appears on the last leaf of text in each part. Illustrated with 125 numbered hand-colored lithographed plates, several heightened with gum arabic (17 plates in Part I and 18 plates each in Parts II-VII). Some plates and items numbered with small printed labels. An excellent copy of this fragile set, with the extremely scarce Parts VI and VII. This copy without the five octavo booklets containing the French translation of Parts I-V (Tokyo: H. Ahrens & Co., 1876-1878), or the publisher's silk chitsu, or portfolio, issued with the first five parts., Wraps, Wrappers of Part I quite worn, with one title label mostly lost; front wrapper of Part III creased. Some offsetting and color bleedthrough; occasional edge browning; a few leaves very slightly moisture warped (from coloring?). Tape or glue residue in places on the versos of the plates in Part I. Near Fine with stunning hand-colored plates
Bookseller: Charles Agvent, ABAA [Fleetwood, PA, UNITED STATES]
2019-01-29 16:14:54
DAVIS, O. F. [LAND COMMISSIONER, OMAHA, NEB.].
Land Department Union Pacific Railroad Company, 1876., Omaha. First edition. 8vo. 8 3/4" X 5 3/4" pictorial wrappers with map on back cover, 32 pp., introduction, illustrated, maps. Two folding maps. One is of the Union Pacific Railroad (6" x 18 1/2") its connections and land grant.The other map (7 5/8" x 22") is a map of the Union Pacific Railroad land in Nebraska East of Range 42 West of the 6th P. M., 1876.The rear cover features a map of the United States and the Union Pacific and its connections. The land grant comprises central Nebraska, southern Wyoming, and northern Colorado and Utah. Description, advantages, water resources, climate, soil, live stock raising, farming, markets, timber, minerals, information about homesteads, advantages of living in colonies, etc. A small old cellophane tape repair to the bottom edge of the inside front cover, a few tiny nicks to the fore-edges of the covers and a few internal pages, the two folding maps are in fine condition and overall a very good copy. Both Adams' Herd and Graff list similar titles but different years and claim their listings to be "rare." [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]
Bookseller: BUCKINGHAM BOOKS, ABAA, ILAB, IOBA [GREENCASTLE, PA, U.S.A.]
2019-01-29 07:28:49
BEERS, F. W
R. T. White & Co., New York, 1876. First Edition. Folio. Thirty Seven maps. Covers detached, some foxing and spotting to maps, bit of moisture wave at top page edge [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Yesterday's Gallery, ABAA [East Woodstock, CT, U.S.A.]
2019-01-29 03:00:30
An American folk art cane measuring approximately 34 3/4 inches long. Dated June 7, 1876, this was one week before the Republican National Convention in Cincinnati, OH (June 14 -16) where Rutherford B. Hayes and William A. Wheeler were nominated for president and vice president respectively. A contested victory occurred on November 7, 1876. Hayes and Wheeler won the electoral votes in the state of Illinois. Cane specifics and history of the election are detailed below. 1876 was 5 years after the Great Chicago Fire. In 1871, Chicago had a population of just under 300,000. Between 1870 and 1900 Chicago grew from a city of 299,000 to nearly 1.7 million, the fastest-growing city ever at the time. Shipping includes insurance. Thanks for looking.The wood handle measures approximately 32 1/4 inches and the width is approximately 3 3/8 inches. It is fairly light but sturdy and was made for a tall gentleman. The reddish paint is more stable towards the top than the bottom as pictured. Also, there is a tar remnant on the handle as pictured. There is slight "play" at 90 degrees but it is extremely subtle and definitely not close to 1 millimeter of shifting. A crack runs through the "ee" of Wheeler and loss before Gray as pictured. Based on extensive research, this cane was probably made by a young gentleman in Aurora, IL, a 19th century industrial hub on the Fox river 40 miles west of Chicago (settled 1834 and incorporated 1845). A search of genealogical records found a gentleman born in Aurora IL in 1859 with the name Charles F. Earl whose father was born in Massachusetts. Felix was … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: 21 East Gallery [Villa Park, IL, U.S.A.]
2019-01-28 03:07:12
Mark Twain
Chatto Windus. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain. Chatto & Windus 1st edition 1876. The book is EX LIBRARY. The book has been rebound with brown Leather spine and corners and marbled boards, end papers, a feps. Internally, there a library stamp on the title page. There are several close tears, 2 ink marks, a few missing corners, dog-eared corners, foxing, and finger smudges throughout- none affecting the text. PLEASE USE PHOTOS AS PART OF THE DESCRIPTION IF YOU HAVE QUESTION PLEASE ASK ..... THANK YOU NO RETURNS. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: kdx [Port Jefferson Station, New York, US]
2019-01-28 03:07:12
Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876) Mark Twain FIRST EDITION FIRST STATE First Edition Issue Points: 1876 on title page 1875 on copyright page Half-title page and Frontipiece on different leaves (indicating 1st State) CONDITION Good Condition. Binding is good, boards in good shape. Wear and staining to pages. FFEP and half-title page missing. A RARE COLLECTIBLE! ************************ The book will be packaged carefully in bubble-wrap and shipped in a sturdy box. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: RWSellersBooks [Cleveland, Ohio, US]
2019-01-26 02:11:41
[ROTHSCHILD. (J.)]
voir descriptif. [ROTHSCHILD. (J.)]. Musée Entomologique illustré. Histoire naturelle iconographique des Insectes publiée par une réunion d'Entomologistes français et étrangers sous la direction de J. Rothschild. Les Coléoptères - Les papillons - Les Insectes (les Orthoptères - névroptères - hyménoptères - hémiptères - diptères - aptères). Paris, J. Rothschild, 1876-1878. Trois volumes in-4 de 426 pp., 326 pp., 384 pp. totalisant plus de 1000 vignettes et 122 planches hors texte, la plupart rehaussées en couleurs ou gommées, protégées par des serpentes, celles-ci reliées en fin de chacun des volumes. Intérieur très frais. Demi chagrin rouge d'éditeur, dos à nerfs orné de fleurons, nom de l'éditeur en pied, plat de percaline, tranches dorées. (petits frottements, 2 plats légèrement tachés.) Jules Rothschild fonde sous le Second Empire une maison d'édition au 43 rue Saint-André-des-Arts à Paris. Sa plus célèbre publication reste Les Chats. Histoire, mœurs, anecdotes de Jules Champfleury (1868), album illustré entre autres par des compositions d'Eugène Delacroix, Édouard Manet, Hokusai. Très bel ensemble en reliure d'éditeur, exemplaire en parfait état de fraicheur. Autres ouvrages édités par Rothschild : Guide pratique du jardinier paysagiste , Les Fougères , Les plantes à feuillage coloré , Les Papillons de France, Botanique populaire illustrée flore pittoresque de la France... Les envois en France se font soit : en Colissimo avec suivi sans signature, en Colissimo recommandé avec signature sans assurance, en Colissimo recommandé avec signature et assurance. Pour toute comma … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: LIBRAIRIE BERTRAN [Rouen, FR]
2019-01-25 16:37:25
Voltaire
Paris, Chez Firmin-Didot et Cie, Libraires, 1876. 13 vols. Large 8vo (26x19 cm). Contemporary half morocco, spines gilt in compartments, with ribbons; covers cloth, blindstamped lines around the borders; decorated endpapers; marbled edges. (Corners sl. bumped and partly damaged). - Tome I: Vie de Voltaire, Théâtre. (iv),848 pp. with frontisp.(portrait) and 12 other engraved plates. - Tome II: Théâtre, La Henriade, La Pucelle, Poésies.(iv,814,(ii) pp. With frontisp. (portrait) and 13 engraved plates. - VolTome III: Essai sur les moeurs, Annales de l'Empire. (iv),816 pp. With frontisp. (portrait). (iv),516 pp. (misbound, 8 leaves missing): N.B.: Quire 6 (p.81-96) bound twice and quire 9 (p.129-144) MISSING. - Tome IV: Siècle de Louis XIV, Précis du siècle de Louis XV, Histoire de Charles XII, Histoire de Russie, Histoire du parlement, Fragments historiques sur l'Inde. (iv),840 pp. With frontispiece and 3 other portraits. - Tome V: Mélanges historiques, Politique et legislation, Physique. (iv),818 pp. and at the end 4 engraved plates with mathematical figures. - Tome VI: Philosophie, Dialogues. (iv),784 pp. (tear upper margin p.769-770 repaired). - Tome VII: Dictionnaire philosophique, 1. 782 pp. - Tome 8: Dictionnaire philosophique, 2; Romans, Facéties. (iv),716 pp. With 13 engraved plates. - Tome IX: Melanges littéraires, Commentaires sur Corneille. (iv),662 pp. - Tome X: Correspondence avec le roi de Prusse, 'l'Impératrice de Russie et d'Alembert. (iv),762 pp. With frontispiece (portrait of Catherine 2) and 1 portrait of Dalembert. - Tome XI: Correspondance général, tome pr … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Emile Kerssemakers ILAB [Heerlen, Netherlands]
2019-01-25 07:51:14
TRES BEL ETAT. JEAN RICHEPIN La chanson des gueux. Gueux des champs. Gueux de Paris. Nous autres gueux. Paris, Librairie illustrée, 16 rue du croissant, Typo F. Debons et Cie, sans date [1876]. In-12 env 125*190 mm, 2 ff (faux-titre et titre) + 248 pages; Reliure signée (Louis P Pouillet*) Demi-maroquin caramel à coins, dos lisse, couverture conservée. Exemplaire enrichi d'un envoi autographe à Emile Bergerat **, et d'un ex-libris. Edition originale de première état (non expurgée), publiée à 3 francs, enregistrée dans la "Bibliographie de la France" du 17 juin 1876. Quelques jours après son apparition, le volume fut saisi comme contenant des outrages à la morale publique et aux bonnes moeurs, et le 17 juillet 1876, le tribunal correctionnel de la Seine condamnait Jean Richepin à un mois de prison et 500 francs, l'éditeur Decaux et l'imprimeur Debons, chacun à 500 francs d'amende. Appel à minima fut interjeté par le ministère public, la Cour, par arrêt du 10 novembre 1876 confirma le jugement en ordonnant de plus la suppression et la destruction du livre. Clouzot p 235; Vicaire VI 1110; Rares et infimes rousseurs éparses, légers frottements sur la reliure (queue et coins), Trés bel exemplaire dans une reliure signée de l'époque. * Louis P Pouillet: relieur exerçant à Paris de 1870 à 1910 ** Emile Bergerat (1845-1923): Chroniqueur au Voltaire et au Figaro, membre de l'Académie Goncourt. Marié à estelle Gautier, fille de Théophile. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]
Bookseller: LIBRAIRIE TROUVILLE [TROUVILLE, FR]
2019-01-25 03:15:19
Burton, Isabel, Lady, 1831-1896
Henry S. King & Co, London, 1876. photographic frontises (Isabel in Vol. I and Richard in Vol. II), 2 chromolithographic plates, folding map, x, 376, 340p plus [3]p. publisher's advertisements. Original black cloth, rebacked in darker black cloth with most of original backstrips mounted. 33cm. Fraying and wear along cover edges. Bookplates on endpapers. Gift inscription. Foxing on a few pages. The 2nd ed. appears unchanged from the 1st. The publisher's advertisements at the end of Vol. II are even the same. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: McBlain Books, ABAA [Hamden, CT, U.S.A.]
2019-01-21 10:25:39
DAN DE QUILLE
Hartford, Conn: Américain Maison D'edition. 1876 1stED History Of The Big Bonanza El Dorado Nevada Argent or Mining Indien Cette fiche produit est originalement écrite en anglais. Veuillez trouver ci dessous une traduction automatique en français. Si vous avez des questions veuillez nous contacter. LIVRE EST EN TRÈS BON ÉTAT AVEC PICTURAL LUMINEUX DORÉ LA COUVERTURE ET LA COLONNE VERTÉBRALE AVEC LE TITRE À LA FOIS. LIAISON ET LES CHARNIÈRES SONT TRÈS BON, NE LÂCHE OU DE PAGES MANQUANTES, PAGES SONT LUMINEUX ET PROPRE, SANS MARQUE À L'EXCEPTION DE PETIT TIMBRE DE PROPRIÉTAIRE PRÉCÉDENT À L'INTÉRIEUR DE LA COUVERTURE ET AVANT LIVRE GRATUIT, NE ROUSSEURS. ABONDAMMENT illustré, 569 PAGES, livre mesures 9" x 6.25 ». PREMIÈRE ÉDITION, 141 ANS. UN TRÈS BEL EXEMPLE DE CE LIVRE RARE ! 1876 1stED History Of The Indian gros BONANZA El Dorado Nevada argent aurifère 1876 1stED History Of The Indian gros BONANZA El Dorado Nevada argent aurifère Description RARE !!! 1876 Première édition 141 ans ABONDAMMENT ILLUSTRÉ LIVRE EST EN TRÈS BON ÉTAT AVEC PICTURAL LUMINEUX DORÉ LA COUVERTURE ET LA COLONNE VERTÉBRALE AVEC LE TITRE À LA FOIS. LIAISON ET LES CHARNIÈRES SONT TRÈS BON, NE LÂCHE OU DE PAGES MANQUANTES, PAGES SONT LUMINEUX ET PROPRE, SANS MARQUE À L'EXCEPTION DE PETIT TIMBRE DE PROPRIÉTAIRE PRÉCÉDENT À L'INTÉRIEUR DE LA COUVERTURE ET AVANT LIVRE GRATUIT, NE ROUSSEURS. ABONDAMMENT illustré, 569 PAGES, livre mesures 9" x 6.25 ». PREMIÈRE ÉDITION, 141 ANS. un très bel exemple de ce livre rare ! !!! CLIQUEZ ICI !!! Visitez mon magasin eBay POUR VOIR TOUS LES LIVRES, NOUS AVONS À VENDRE !!! … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: reagans_rare_books [Midlothian, Virginia, US]
2019-01-20 19:09:26
1876. DODGSON, Charles L. (Lewis Carroll). The Hunting of the Snark. London: Macmillan & Co., 1876. PRE-PUBLICATION PRESENTATION COPY. 1 vol., illustrated by Henry Holiday, inscribed in black ink on the half-title "James Hessey from the Author. Mar. 19. 1876". Bound in the publisher's special pre-publication binding of red cloth, spine relined, inner hinges renewed, back corners rubbed, general overall handling, all edges gilt, 'Burn' binders ticket to rear pastedown, not as bad as it may sound, still a GOOD copy. Pencil note to half-title stating "Given to Gillian in 1952 by her grandfather, James Dodgson Hessey, son of James Hessey above." The Rev. James Augustus Hessey (1814-1892) was Headmaster and Church of England Clergyman, was born in London, and was the son of a bookseller and printer. This item comes with a "COA" - Certificate of Authenticity Who we are - D&D Galleries was founded in 1985. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America (ABAA), the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB), and the Provincial Bookfair Association of Great Britain (PBFA). So bid and buy with confidence. Our inventory (largely English language only) is slightly eclectic and ranges from the 16th through the 20th centuries with sub-specialties in S.T.C. and Wing books, Lewis Carroll, Charles Dickens, presentation and association material as well as 17th and 18th C. British history, sets and bindings. Terms - Any item(s) may be returned with 7 days for a full refund if found to be not authentic or substantially at odds with our description or pictures. … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: D&D Galleries (dnd-galleries) [Somerville, New Jersey, US]
2019-01-20 19:09:22
Very nice condition. noticed one page with a fold in the corner, also some a few had small tears. some wear on cover, edges of cover. Leaves of Grass 1876 Author's Edition Smith & McDougal Camden New Jersey Signed The book measures approx 8" tall x 5". Very nice condition for age. All the pictures are of and from the actual book. Book ships with signature of recipient required and registered mail. Local pick - up is available. *Will consider a serious offer, from a serious buyer.
Bookseller: lafayette5459 [Harbor Springs, Michigan, US]
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