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        Russia

      London - Cassell, Petter and Galpin, 1877. London - Cassell, Petter and Galpin, 1877 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Wallace's popular nineteenth-century study of Russia, illustrated with maps. Eighth Edition. Featuring two fold-out coloured maps. With a bookbinder's stamp for Relfe Brothers to the front free endpaper. Sir Donald Mackenzie Wallace (11 November 1841 10 January 1919) was a British public servant, editor and foreign correspondent of The Times (London). In 1870 Wallace accepted a private invitation to visit Russia, having a strong desire to study the Ossetes -a tribe of Iranian descent in the Caucasus. He returned to England in 1876 and published his work Russiain 1877, right before the outbreak of the Russo-Turkish War. His book had great success, going through several editions and being translated into many languages. Condition: In a full calf binding. Externally, a trifle rubbed. Spinelabel missing. Internally, generally firmly bound although the frontispiece map is slightly strained from the rest of the textblock. Some foxing to the first and last few pages but otherwise generally clean. Small closed tears to the right hand margins of the fold-outmaps. Copperplate ink inscription to front free endpaper, dated 1880. Overall: GOOD..

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        Guide to the Principal Pictures in the Academy of Fine Arts at Venice, Arranged for English Travellers by John Ruskin

      Venice - Hazell, Watson, and Viney, 1877. Venice - Hazell, Watson, and Viney, 1877 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. %0D%0ATwo small, late nineteenth-century pamphlets to the Venice Academy of Fine Arts. %0D%0AThe Accademia di Belle Arti di Venezia is a public tertiary academy of art in Venice, Italy. It was founded on 24 September 1750. %0D%0AJohn Ruskin (1819 1900) was the leading English art critic of the Victorian era, also an art patron, draughtsman, watercolourist, a prominent social thinker and philanthropist. He wrote on subjects ranging from geology to architecture, myth to ornithology, literature to education, and botany to political economy. His writing styles and literary forms were equally varied. %0D%0ARuskin penned essays and treatises, poetry and lectures, travel guides and manuals, letters and even a fairy tale. The elaborate style that characterised his earliest writing on art was later superseded by a preference for plainer language designed to communicate his ideas more effectively. In all of his writing, he emphasised the connections between nature, art and society. He also made detailed sketches and paintings of rocks, plants, birds, landscapes, and architectural structures and ornamentation. %0D%0AToday, his ideas and concerns are widely recognised as having anticipated interest in environmentalism, sustainability and craft. %0D%0ACondition: %0D%0AIn blue paper cloth binding. Externally a trifle rubbed, with some browning to the paper and wear to the extremities. Closed tear to volume 1. The binding is tender to volume 2, but firmly bound in 1. Pages bright and clean throughout save for some spotting to the first and last few pages as usual. Overall: GOOD ONLY. %0D%0A.

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        Das Schweizerland. Eine Sommerfahrt durch Gebirg und Thal.

      Stuttgart, Engelhorn, [1877].. Titel, VIII, 421 S. Mit 90 ganzs. Holzschnitt-Tafeln in Tondruck und zahlreichen Texthlzschnitten von U. Closs. Fol.goldgepr. OLeinwand mit Goldschnitt in OPapp-Kassette.. Kassette bestossen, angestaubt und etwas lädiert. Dank der Kassette ist der Einband sehr gut erhalten. Innen teilweise stockfleckig.

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        Memorials of the Earl of Stirling and of the House of Alexander (2 Vol set)

      William Paterson & Co, 1877. William Paterson & Co, 1877. Red cloth covered boards, black decoration, gilt title on front & spine. Wear to edges, moderate light threading, tearing of fabric along gutters, Gift inscriptions (vol.1) on FFEP & title pages.(vol 2) title page only, but owner's name on first free page, spotty foxing. CDV photo of Miss Bettie Alexander of Virginia, daughter of individuals mentioned on page 80 , vol. 2 laid-in.. No Edition Stated. Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket.

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        CHEROKEE HYMN BOOK. COMPILED FROM SEVERAL AUTHORS, AND REVISED

      Philadelphia: American Baptist Publication Society, 1877.. Philadelphia: American Baptist Publication Society, 1877.. 96pp. 16mo. Original printed wrappers. Wrappers lightly chipped, contemporary inscription in pink ink on front cover. Internally clean. Very good. A later edition of the Cherokee hymnal, with the titlepage in both English and Cherokee, and a chart of the Cherokee alphabet on the rear cover. An interesting copy, boldly inscribed in pink ink across the front wrapper: "Compliments of Wm. Rasmus Asst. Secy. Cherokee Nation, Indian Territory, Tah- la-quah. En. March 8th, 1880." William Rasmus (1838- 1910) was a Cherokee by adoption and a resident of Tahlequah. He had married a part-Cherokee woman and become a licensed trader and subsequently lawyer in Indian Territory, involved in tribal affairs on a national level. That a high-ranking Cherokee official with a foot in both the Native and the white worlds would use this little volume as a gift evokes a certain amount of necessary daily cultural diplomacy. The hymns are without music, as is usual. PILLING, IROQUOIAN p.173.

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        Hunting Register [Cover title]. 18 Seasonal Diaries,1877-1898, recording Hunt Meets with the Beaufort Hunt and others

      [Elmestree, Tetbury, Gloucs., 5 october 1877 to 23 march 1898]. [Elmestree, Tetbury, Gloucs., 5 october 1877 to 23 march 1898]. (BEAUFORT HUNT) 18 volumes bound in two vols., Oblong folio. Dated manuscript entries in ink in copies of Spiers and Son's Hunting Register, with holograph lists of Horses in Stable, various directions to binder, occasional inserted ephemera. Contemporary half navy blue morocco, cloth sides, spines titled in gilt. Some minor rubbing, superficial traces of damp staining to cloth, else fine and internally clean . Significant group of sporting diaries recording the participation of Lt.-Col. Francis Henry (d. 1931) at the meets of the Beaufort Hunt during a twenty year period. Henry A.W.F. Somerset (1847-1924), ninth duke of Beaufort, was one of the great sportsmen of the nineteenth century, and the Badminton pack hunted a wide country with legendary energy. Hunstman Will Dale recalled that one season the pack hunted 186 days "and I was the only one of the firm who went the whole lot". It was under the ninth duke that the Badminton Sporting Library series was produced (1885-1902). Frank Henry hunted with the Beaufort from 1866-7, served as Honorary Secretary for the hunt for more than two decades, and compiled the 'Members of the Beaufort Hunt Pats and Present' (privately printed, May 1914, see below), which includes a substantial historical Appendix. His diaries record hunts with the Beaufort (the Dukes as he called it), as well as the Quorn, Lord Suffolk's Harriers, Vale of the White Horse, the Cottesmore, and others. His residence at Elmestree, Tetbury, Gloucestershire, is still at the center of hunt country and adjoins Highgrove, the country residence of the Prince of Wales. Entries (October to April of each season) include date, pack, fixture (place of the meet), hack ridden to meet, hunter ridden, coverts drawn; foxes found, killed, or run to ground; weather; and usually a few lines of narrative summary of the day's events. At his most active, Henry was hunting four and five days a week. With an 1890 autograph letter, signed ("Beaufort"), from the ninth Duke, on mourning stationery; and several newspaper clippings. With a copy of: [HENRY, Frank, compiler]. Members of the Beaufort Hunt Pats and Present. Printed in blue on buff paper. 80pp. Cirencester: Standard Printing Works [for Private Circulation], 1914. The historical Appendix, compiled by Henry, gives highlights, including Henry's accounts of his best days with the Badminton pack, and the presentation to Henry of a portrait by John Bacon, R.A. in 1912. Henry noted that "Farmers and foxhunting go hand in hand" and that during his tenure as secretary subscriptions rose from 91 to 291 members. A sporting manuscript of outstanding interest

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        History of English Literature. Translated from the French By H. Van Laun. 4 Volumes

      Chatto & Windus, London 1877 - 4 volumes. Half morocco and marbled boards, Zaehnsdorf bindings. A very handsome set. 8vo [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        L'Histoire de France

      ONT>Racontee a Mes Petits-Enfants, 1877. ONT>Racontee a Mes Petits-Enfants, 1877 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A scarce edition of this history of France, written by Francois Pierre Guillaume Guizot. In French. Illustrated throughout with317 plates (counted, no collation available), including many coloured maps, and many engravings in the text. Franois Pierre Guillaume Guizot (17871874) was a French historian, orator, and statesman. Guizot was a dominant figure in French politics prior to the Revolution of 1848, a conservative liberal who opposed the attempt by King Charles X to usurp legislative power, and worked to sustain a constitutional monarchy following the July Revolution of 1830. He then served the citizen king Louis Philippe, as Minister of Education, 183237, ambassador to London, Foreign Minister 18401847, and finally Prime Minister of France from 19 September 1847 to 23 February 1848. Guizot's influence was critical in expanding public education, which under his ministry saw the creation of primary schools in every French commune. But as a leader of the Doctrinaires, committed to supporting the policies of Louis Phillipe and limitations on further expansion of the political franchise, he earned the hatred of more left-leaning liberals and republicans through his unswerving support for restricting suffrage to propertied men, advising those who wanted the vote to enrich yourselves (enrichissez-vous) through hard work and thrift. As Prime Minister, it was Guizot's ban on the political meetings (called the Paris Banquets, which celebrated the birthday of George Washington) of an increasingly vigorous opposition in January 1848 that catalyzed the revolution that toppled Louis Philippe in February and saw the establishment of the French Second Republic. Complete in seven volumes. Bookplates of Alan Carr to front pastedowns. Condition: In half-morocco bindings with marbled boards. Externally rubbed, with wear to the heads of two spines. All hinges strained. Internally, generally firmly bound althogh strained in places. Ink signature to recto of front free-endpaper. Pages are bright, though with some scatteredfoxing throughout. Some cockling to the pages of a few volumes. Overall: GOOD ONLY..

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        The Parish of South MimmsTo which is added

      Westminster - Nichols and Sons, 1877. Westminster - Nichols and Sons, 1877 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Written by the Rector of Monken Hadley Parish, this fascinating account explores the history and ancestryof South Mimms and Monken Hadley Parish. Beautifully illustrated throughout including The Nameless Tomb, Chancel of South Mimms Church and a coloured plate depicting Fragments of Stained Glass in Windows of North Aisle at South Mimms Church. Together with numerous folding pedigrees. Written by the author ofThe History and Antiquities of the Parish of Tottenham High-Cross which was collected from authentic records. Frederick Charles Cass expresses the importance of documentation, explaining thatthe rapid increase and displacement of population have so extensively changed the features of the Metropolitan County, that it has been thought desirable to supplement the work so well begun by Lysons at the commencement of the century, before the old landmarks have entirely disappeared. Condition: In original half morocco binding with marbled boards. Externally, a trifle rubbed with joints starting but firm. Hinges tender. Internally, front endpaper detached but present, yet generally firmly bound. Bright pages with the occasional handling marks. Recent ink stamp of previous owner to the rear endpaper. Overall: GOOD.

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        The Ingoldsby Legends or Mirth and Marvels

      London - Richard Bentley and Son, 1877. London - Richard Bentley and Son, 1877 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. The myths, legends, ghost stories and poetry of Thomas Ingoldsby, the pen-name of English clergyman Richard Harris Barham. With an illustrated frontispiece and numerous furtherillustrations in the textby George Cruikshank, John Leech and John Tenniel. The legends were first printed during 1837 as a regular series in the magazine Bentley's Miscellany and later in New Monthly Magazine. The legends were illustrated by John Leech and George Cruikshank. They proved immensely popular and were compiled into books published in 1840, 1842 and 1847 by Richard Bentley. They remained popular during the 19th century but have since become little known. An omnibus edition was published in 1879: The Ingoldsby Legends; or Mirth and marvels. As a priest of the Chapel Royal, Barham was not troubled with strenuous duties and he had ample time to read and compose stories. Although based on real legends and mythology, such as the hand of glory, they are mostly deliberately humorous parodies or pastiches of medieval folklore and poetry. The collection contains one of the earliest transcriptions of the song A Franklyn's Dogge, an early version of the modern children's song Bingo. Other than this, the best-known poem of the collection is the Jackdaw of Rheims about a jackdaw who steals a cardinal's ring and is made a saint. Condition: In a decorative full morocco binding. Externally smart with just some rubbing to the cover. Internally, firmly bound. Bright and clean with just the odd spot, more to the endpapers. Overall: VERY GOOD.

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        The game fowl : for the pit, or the spit : How to mate, feed, breed, handle and match them : with practical suggestions as to cures for their peculiar ills and ails

      Melrose, MA: by the author, 1877. Melrose, MA: by the author, 1877. Octavo, 58 pages. Illustrated in the text, with two plates, plus one color frontispiece. First edition. A thorough, and early, survey of American game fowl, and their culinary and pugilistic applications. With images and descriptions of various steel gaffs for fighting use. Includes a directory of suppliers of various breeds of game fowl. The color frontispiece of "Earl of Derby, printed on blue paper stock, is quite handsome. Lower right corner a bit bumped, paper covered card stock soiled, with some loss at the spine. Still, better than good. In a red cloth slipcase, with chemise. Spine of the slipcase, with gilt stamped label, is sunned, Rare. [OCLC locates just one copy of this first edition, at the Huntington Library; Norris, Books on Poultry & Cock-Fighting 509].]

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        Oeuvres Completes de La Fontaine

      Paris - Garnier Freres, 1877. Paris - Garnier Freres, 1877 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A collection of the poems and fables of Jean de la Fontaine. In French. Jean de La Fontaine(1621 - 1695) was the most famous French fabulist and one of the most widely read French poets of the 17th century. He is known above all for his Fables, which provided a model for subsequent fabulists across Europe and numerous alternative versions in France, and in French regional languages. According to Flaubert, he was the only French poet to understand and master the texture of the French language before Hugo. Illustrated throughout with numerous tissue-guarded engraved plates. Condition: In a quarter-calf binding. Externally smart, though witha few marks. Internally, generally firmly bound, though slightly strained in places. Pages are bright, though with some scattered light spotting. Overall: VERY GOOD..

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        A History of Greece, from its Conquest by the Romans to the Present Time. B.C. 146 to A.D. 1864

      Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1877. Oxford: At the Clarendon Press,, 1877. Revised by Rev. H.F. Tozer 7 volumes octavo. Original pinkish-red cloth. Title gilt to the spines, Greek key roll across the top of the upper board and spine in black, and the lower board in blind. Portrait frontispiece to volume I. A little rubbed, spines slightly sunned, small snag repaired on upper board of volume I, volume III a touch bubbled on the upper board, free endpapers browned, foxing to the frontispiece and title page of volume I, some hinges just started, overall a very good set. Publication originally began in 1844, this is "a new edition, revised throughout, and in part re-written, with considerable additions by the author". A history of the Greeks by a prominent British philhellene. While at university in Göttingen Finlay came into contact with enthusiasts for the movement to liberate Greece from Ottoman rule, he "'resolved to visit Greece and judge for myself concerning the condition of the people and the chances of the war.' In November 1823 he met Byron at Cephalonia. 'You are young and enthusiastic,' said Byron, 'and therefore sure to be disappointed when you know the Greeks as well as I do'" (DNB). Finlay settled in Greece and retained "a special interest in the development of the kingdom and his writings reveal activity at a high level. He was at King Otho's hunting and dinner parties … but as a liberal was never really in favour at court … In July 1834 he was appointed 'commissionaire extraordinaire' to the nomarch of Athens in matters concerning the development of the new capital but in November resigned in despair at perpetual frustrations. Nevertheless, in his own way he continued to promote both cultural and material progress. The university, the library, and the archaeological society were indebted to him for untiring canvassing for support, outside as well as within Greece". The publication of this great series of histories commenced in 1844, and was completed in 1861, when he wrote "the autobiographical fragment which is almost the sole authority for his life". The final two volumes, covering the period of Finlay's presence in Greece, are a particularly valuable contemporary source "not yet fully exploited", and the "frequently ignored medieval volumes should not be swept aside as entirely outmoded, as they anticipate certain modern revisions and emphasize the importance of social and economic conditions as distinct from central politics". An attractive set of this important history. Book-labels of A.J. Cornwell, historian of the Oratory School to the front pastedowns.

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        Caxton Celebration, 1877

      ONT>, 1877. ONT>, 1877 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A scarce first edition of this nineteenth-century library work from the Kensington Museum (Now the V and A). First Edition. 'Catalogue of the loan collection of antiquities, curiosities, and appliances connected with the art of printing'. With the pictorial bookplate of Charles Kensington Salaman to the front pastedown. Condition: In a halfmorocco binding with cloth covered boards. Externally, wear to the extremities and fading to the boards. Internally, generally firmly bound although the front free endpaper is detached but present. Some marks to the endpapers but otherwise generally clean. Ink signature to first blank, dated 1911. Overall: GOOD..

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        Trois Contes

      Paris: G. Charpentier, 1877. Paris: G. Charpentier, 1877 First edition, first printing. Finely bound in ½ brown Morocco, over brown marbled boards, five raised bands, gilt lettering and decorations to the spine, top edge gilt, magenta marbled endpapers. A near fine copy, with the publisher's yellow paper wrappers bound in, a minor hint of wear to the spine ends and corners, light spotting throughout, else fine. Very scarce. Trois Contes is a collection of three stories: "Un cœur simple," "La légende de Saint-Julien l'hospitalier," and "Hérodias." Flaubert had been working on his incomplete novel Bouvard and Pécuchet (published posthumously) for over a decade when he decided to take break to write these short stories. Although each has a different and unrelated plot, Flaubert envisioned these three stories as a single unit, leading to their publication in a single volume. Each story has a religious motif, ranging from characters undergoing spiritual enlightenment and traveling with disguised angels to an adaptation of the Biblical tale of the beheading of John the Baptist. The title Trois Contes emphasizes the religious undertones by making this volume a trilogy rather than a collection of stories, alluding to the Biblical Holy Trinity.. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine.

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        A Lodging for the Night and The Sire de Maletroit's Door. Works by Robert Louis Stevenson in Temple Bar

      - London - Richard Bentley & Sons, 1877. - London - Richard Bentley & Sons, 1877 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. The first appearances of works by Stevenson,extracted from Temple Bar magazine, in a custom cloth folder. The first story that he acknowledged was A Lodging for the Night, a by-product of his essay on Villon, in Temple Bar (October 1877), and this was followed by The Sire de Maletroit's Door in the same journal and by Will o' the Mill in Cornhill, both in January 1878 -DNB. Condition: Disbound, held in a custom cloth folder. Externally, the extracts have a few marks. The cloth folder is fine, with just slight fading to the spine. Internally, some pages are detached. Thereare scattered spots. There is a small wax seal to the rear pastedown of the clothfolder. Overall: FAIR due to being disbound, otherwise very good,with a fine cloth folder..

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        NOVUM TESTAMENTUM GRAECE: AD ANTIQUISSIMOS TESTES DENUO RECENSUIT (Editio Critica Minor Ex VIII, Maiore Desumpta)

      J.C. Hinrichs, Lipsiae (Leipzig), Germany 1877 - Three-quarter rebinding in dark brown morocco on banker-green antique cloth with laid finish. Spine ruled on gilt. in custom-fashioned slipcase. Light age-tanning to pages. Two pages of previous owner's neat annotations to pp. 898-899. 1056 pp. What can be said but that Constantin von Tischendorf was an assiduous and tireless scholar who spent nearly his entire adult professional life seeking out the most authoritative recensions of The New Testament. His lifelong search took him to remote monasteries throughout Europe, Egypt, Sinai and The Levant. His discovery of certain ancient manuscripts predating any known to that day, led to the most authentic critical recension, as well as his extremely rigorous critical standards for assessing the authenticity of any future recensions of the New Testament, are still drawn upon to this day, nearly 150 years after first publication. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A Dictionary of Chemistry and the Allied Branches of Other Sciences

      Longmans, Green, and Co. 1877-1882, London - 9 vols.: vi, 1137; 985, 2, 15; 1096, 15; 804; vi, 1118, 15; xiii, 1136, 15; 1215, 15; 838; 842 to 2174, 15 p. 24 cm. 885 b&w figures and hundreds of tables, graphs and charts, five of which pull out. Blue cloth hardcovers with blank and gold impressing. Sunned spines. Spine ends softened and vol. IV has some tearing at top. A few bumped corners. Hinges cracking internally. Text block edges a little soiled. Interior clean and bright. The first edition of this mammoth chemical encyclopedia appeared from 1863 to 1868 but a new edition became necessary within just a few years due to the considerable changes occurring constantly in scientific knowledge. The 19th century was an age of revolution in the manner of viewing and describing chemical reactions. Particular attention in these volumes is given to analytical processes, both qualitative and quantitative. Though editor Henry Watts (1815-1884) was a well-known scientist in his own right, the list of contributors to the volumes reads like a who's who of 19th century chemists. William Dittmar (1859 - 1951) was a German who made his career in Britain; he was responsible for discovering the average salinity of seawater in 1884 while analyzing 77 samples from around the world. Another German, August Wilhelm von Hofmann (1818 – 1892), invented the Hofmann voltameter for electrolyzing water. Sir Michael Foster (1836 - 1907) was a physiologist who taught at Cambridge. Frederick Guthrie (1833 - 1886) was a British scientific writer and professor who helped found the Physical Society of London (now the Institute of Physics) in 1874; he was well known for his view that science should be based on experimentation, not discussion. William Odling (1829 - 1921) was an Englishman who contributed to the development of the periodic table. Sir Henry Enfield Roscoe (1833 - 1915) was particularly noted for early work on photochemical studies. Two of these scientists wouldn't have got along. Sir Edward Frankland (1825 – 1899) was considered one of the foremost chemists of his day. An expert in water quality and analysis, he originated the concept of combining power, or valence, in chemistry. James Alfred Wanklyn (1834 – 1906), however, is remembered today for his "ammonia method" of determining water quality and for his fierce arguments with those, such as Edward Frankland, who opposed him over matters related to water analysis. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        EL LIBRO DE LOS ESPIRITUS

      Imprenta de L. Domenech - Barcelona. Rústica. XLIII+350Pág+3h. Dirección de la "Revista de Estudios Psicológicos". 1877. Primera edición española. El Libro de los Espíritus. Que contiene los principios de la doctrina espiritista, sobre la inmortalidad del alma, la naturaleza de los espíritus y sus relaciones con los hombres, las leyes morales, la vida presente, la vida futura y el porvenir de la humanidad. Segun la enseñanza dada por los espíritus superiores con la ayuda de diferentes médiums. Raríssima Obra, muy difícil de encontrar. Ref-9.4 Biblioteca AD. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Das Toggenburg. Neuestes Reisehandbuch. Herausgegeben auf Anregung der Sektion Toggenburg des S.A.C. Mit einem Excursionskärtchen in Farbendruck, einem Gebirgspanorama und 15 Ansichten.

      Lichtensteig, Verlag des Herausgebers, 1877,. in-8vo, (16,7x11.4 cm), XVI (Titelblatt - Vorwort ' - Inhalts-Verz. - Ill. Verz. - Quellenlitteratur über das Toggenburg - Vocabularium) + 292 S. + 12 gelbe S. mit Werbung (2 Abb. v. Gasthof zur Krone, Lichtensteig & Gasthof zur Krone, Ebnat) + 1 gef. Karte + 15 Tafeln + 1 Panorama, Roter OLn-Bd. mit goldgepr. Rückentitel und Deckelvignette. Tadelos erhalten.. Komplett mit allen Ansichten: Lichtensteig, Schloss Yberg, Kappel, Wasserheilanstalt Buchenthal, Kuranstalt Rosengarten, Wattwil (mit den Churfirsten im Hintergrunde), Ebnat, Kuranstalt Rietbad, Luftkur-Anstalt z. Sternen in Unterwasser (mit Säntis und Schafberg), Zwinglis Hütte (Textabb.), Wildhaus mit der Kuranstalt z. Hirschen, Clubhütte am neuen Säntisweg, Neu St. Johann mit Nesslaur (mit den Churfirsten im Hintergrunde) und im Inserateteil Gasthof zur Krone in Lichtensteig u. Ednat. Das Gebirgspanorama zeigt die Speer-Rundschau, die gefaltete farbige Excursionskarte nach J.S. Gerster's Karte der Kantone St. Gallen und Appenzell. - Selten. Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. Barth 20072; Wäber 366 (ohne Angabe von Werbungsseiten).

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        Das Grossherzogthum Hessen in Vergangenheit und Gegenwart. Mit 46 Illustrationen in Holzschnitt und Stahlstich.

      Darmstadt, Literarisch-artistische Anstalt / Adolph Lange, 1877.. Frontispiz, X, 552 S. Sehr schöner, dekorativer Halbledereinband auf 5 echten Bünden, marmorierten Buchdeckeln und vier Lederecken. Kl.4to.. EA. Selten. Mit schönen Stahlstichansichten von Darmstadt, Heppenheim, Lich, Lorsch, Mainz, Michelstadt, Offenbach, Worms u.a. sowie Ansichten und Porträts in Holzstich. Der schöne private Einband und die Einbandgestaltung lassen fast vergessen, daß die ersten Seiten stockfleckig, 6 Seiten sauber an den Kanten unterlegt sind und das Buch bis ca. Seite 20 fingerfleckig ist. Sonst sauber und für das Alter sehr gut. //..// Zustand - und Einbandbeschreibung genau lesen!! Besonders bei Angeboten bei "amazon.de" //..//

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        Das Großherzogthum Hessen in Vergangenheit und Gegenwart. Mit 46 Illustrationen in Holzschnitt und Stahlstich.

      Darmstadt, Lit.-Artist. Anstalt (Adolph Lange) 1877.. 4°. VIII, 552 S. OLn. Deckel leicht fleckig (s. Abb.), Tafeln meist nur am Rand etwas stockfleckig, festes Expl.!. Unter den Ansichten: Darmstadt (Blatt mit 11 Teilansichten), Oberhof (Bensheim), Mühlthal bei Darmstadt, Bergstrasse (bei Seeheim), Schoenberg (Dorf und Schloss), Michelstadt (Marktplatz), Schloß Fürstenau im Odenwald, Lichtenberg, Lindenfels, Hirschhorn (Neckarthal), Markplatz in Heppenheim (Holzstich), Offenbach /M., Katzenellenbogen, Gernsheim, Mainz (im Vordergrund Eisenbahnbrücke mit Eisenbahn), Worms, Neubamberg, Butzbach, Kirche in Schotten, Burg Friedberg in der Wetterau, Eisenbach, Schlitz, Laubach, Lich, Kirchberg und Stauffenberg, Gleiberg u. Vetzberg u.a.m.

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        Geschichte der grossen Liao

      St. Petersburg, Kaiserliche Akademie, 1877.. aus dem Mandschu übersetzt. 4 Blatt, 225 Seiten, Leinenband um 1900, 24,5 x 16,5 cm,. Einband leicht berieben, Vorsätze brüchig und mit hinterlegten Rissen, Titel mit Trockenstempel.

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        A History of Block Island, from its discovery, in 1514, to the present time, 1876

      Hartford: The Case, Lockwood & Brainard Co. 1877 - first edition; 371 pp., original blind stamped cloth, hand stamp to the title page, spine chipped, else near very good. Photos available upon request.

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        Versuch einer Darstellung des Positiven inneren Freimaurer-Rechts. Mit einer historischen Einleitung von Br Dr. Merzdorf. Handschrift nur für Br FrMr

      Leipzig, Findel 1877.. Leipzig, Findel 1877.. XIV, 1 Bl., 436 S. HLwd. d. Zt. mit reicher Rückenverg. Wolfstieg 20090. - Zweite Ausgabe der zuerst 1876 erschienenen, nach Materien geordneten Zusammenstellung der Gesetzbestimmungen vieler Logenbünde. - Rücken mit kl. Läsur.

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        Revue alsacienne (in 13 Bänden), Litterature - Histoire - Sciences - Poesie - Beaux-Arts, Jahrgänge 1 - 13,

      Paris, Berger-Levrault, 1877 - 1899,.. 13 Jahrgänge in 13 Bänden (MEHR NICHT ERSCHIENEN), mit zahlreichen Holzstich-Illustrationen, mit jeweils 500 - 600 Seite pro Jahrgang, 17x25, grünes OHLdr mit goldgeprägter Rückenbeschriftung,. WOHLERHALTENE EXEMPLARE

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        Ueber Philosophie der Darwin'schen Lehre

      Kosmos offprint 1877 - 277-292, 459-485, 292. "es ist in diesem Sinne bezeichnend , wenn Caspari dir Aufgabe der philosophie darin sieht , eine Lehre uber den Zusammenhang der Dinge zu entwickeln , die sich besser den Thatsachen in der Naturlehre (resp. Der Darwin'schen Lehre), besser mit unseren modernen Staats- und Rechtsan-schauungen , und endlich besser mit einer philosophischen Doktrin uber den Verlauf der Geschichte vertragt." Nietzsche, Darwin und die Kritik der Politischen Theologie, Volume 17 Very good. Offprint. Darwin. Evolution. 19th Century Science. * Rare offprint. Not showing in Worldcat. Minor chips to bottom edge else very good.

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        Catalogue Raisonne de L'ouvre. Grave et Lithographie Alphonse Legros

      Paris, Chez J. Baur, 1877,. Lwd., mit farb. Rückengolpr. 127 S. mit Frontispiz. 8°. Tirage a 180 Exemplaires, papier verge, numerotes. No. 120. Decken mit leichter Gebrauchsspuren, frontispiz u. Titel haben braune Flecken, innen zuweilen braunfleckig oder leicht abgegriffen, sonst gut erhalten. * Our books are stored in our warehouse, not in the shop. Please notify beforehand, if you want to visit us and see a specific book. Unser ZVAB-Bücher-Bestand befindet sich in unserem Lager am Stadtrand Prags, nicht in unserem Geschäft. Bitte, teilen Sie uns vorher mit wenn Sie uns besuchen möchten und bestimmtes Buch auswählen wollten *..

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        Handbuch der Holz- und Holzeisen-Constructionen des Hochbaues. Zum Gebrauche für Architekten und Ingenieure, für Bau- und Gewerbeschulen, für Zimmermeister, wie auch zum Selbstunterricht für Bauhandwerker. Herausgegeben von-

      Leipzig, Verlag von Arthur Felix, 1877.. Leipzig, Verlag von Arthur Felix, 1877.. 1877. VI, 192 S. Mit über 300 Textfiguren in Holzschnitt und über 200 Figuren auf 8 doppelblattgroßen Lithographischen Tafeln ausser Text. Darunter Skizzen des Kuppeldachs des Badehauses von Öynhausen, Saal "Flora" zu Charlottenburg usw. Hldr. d. Zt. auf 5 Bünden m. Rvg. & mit Marmorbezug; Marmorvorsätze. Ganzmarmorschnitt. Groß-8°. Ebd. stärker berieben und stw. beschabt, Deckeln mit Kratzspuren. Durchgehend nur wenig störend wasserrandig im unteren Rand; die Tafeln jedoch nicht betroffen. SEHR SELTEN.

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        Oeuvres Completes De H. de BALZAC (The Complete Works of Balzac) Complete 20-vol Set

      Paris: Hebert et Cie, Successeurs a Ve Adre Houssiaux, 1877. Paris: Hebert et Cie, Successeurs a Ve Adre Houssiaux, 1877 This is the complete 20-volume set of Honoré De Balzac&#39;s works, originally published by Alexandre Houssiaux and later by his widow, who had the rights to Balzac&#39;s works from 1846. This set was published by that firm&#39;s successors, Hebert et Cie. All volumes are illustrated with b+w engravings and are in Good to Very Good condition. <P>The volumes are uniformly bound in quarter leather over marbleized paper-covered hard boards with marbleized EPs. Top edges are tinted brown(?), side and bottom edges are speckled. Each volume carries both a half-title and a title page with a tissue-guarded b+w frontis. Each volume also has gilt titles to a 4-banded 5-compartment spine. Covers are edgeworn with rubbing to leather and bumped corners. Also the lower fore-edge of each board has lost some of its marbling, due to water damage, which has also discoloured varying amounts of the lower quarter of most pages of most volumes. <P>The volumes are as follows: <P>Scènes de la Vie Privée - (Vol 1-4) - <P>Scènes de la Vie de Province (5-8); <P>Scènes de la Vie Parisienne (9-12); <P>Scènes de la Vie Militaire et Scènes de la Vie de Campagne (13); <P>Etudes Philosophiques (14-16); <P>Scènes de la Vie Parisienne: Les Parents Pauvres; La Cousine Bette -- Le Cousin Pons (17); <P>Scènes de la Vie Parisienne: Scènes de la Vie Politique; Scènes de la Vie Campagne: Etudes Analytiques; Splendeurs et Misères des Courtisanes; Dernière Incarnation de Vautris; L&#39;Envers de L&#39;Histoire Contemporaine; Les Paysans -- Petites Misères de La Vie Conjugale (18); <P>Theatre: Vautrin, Les Ressources de Quinola, Pamela Giraud, La Maratre, Le Faiseur (19); <P>Les Contes Drolatiques: Colligez ez Abbayes de Tourayne (20). Pix and other information available upon request. <B>A large and heavy set (15.5 Kg before packing) which will require additional shipping cost.</b>. Reprint. Quarter-Leather. Varies/No Jacket, sans Jaquette. Illus. by Gavarni, Monnier, Bertall, Messonier et al. 5.5 x 8.75".

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        Pen & Ink Sketches, Coast and Harbors of Labrador, Summer of 1876

      - [Worcester, MA]: 1877. Oblong small folio. (9 3/4 x 13 7/8 inches). Printed in heliotype. 32 leaves, plus folding map. Original printed boards, rebacked to style in black morocco. Scarce work illustrated after pen-and-ink sketches drawn by George Gladwin while on holiday in Labrador during the summer of 1876. The dedication leaf reads, "To Capt. John Bartlett of Brigus, Newfoundland, whose kindness and generous treatment of a party of excursionists from Boston while weather bound in St. Michael's Bay, Labrador, will long be remembered." Each leaf is printed in heliotype. The illustrations show charming harbor scenes with boats and icebergs. Gladwin served as the first professor of drawing at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. Scarce on the market, and seemingly printed- privately for the author in a small number. Not in Sabin or TPL. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Novels - 25 volumes

      Harper & Brothers, New York - 25 half-leather bound hardbacks, gilt lettering. All vols: Cover with spine edge wear, rubbed corners, rubbed spine, paper over boards with some tears and scuffs. Binding tight unless noted. Printed end papers and page edges. End papers and pp are VG+, lightly toned, a few with smudges. Many vols look unread, All are illustrated with b/w frontispiece. Publication dates range from 1877 to 1894, most are undated. Obviously reprints from a cloth-bound edition. Includes" Yolanda. Shandon Bells, That Beautiful Wretch (front hinge cracked, not loose), Madcap Violet, Kilmeny, In Silk Attire, The Handsome Humes (Front hinge cracking), Highland Cousins (front hinge cracked, not loose), Wolfenberg, The Magic Ink (front cover with large chip in paper), Green Pasture and Piccadilly, White Heather (front board detached), Macleod of Dare (front hinge cracked not loose, title page loose), In Far Lochaber (front hinge crcked and loose, printed end paper partially detached), Stand Fast, Craig-Royston (front hinge cracked not loose, paper front cover torn),The Atrange Adventures of a House-Boat (front hinge cracked), Donald Ross of Heimra (from hinge cracked), White Wings (front hinge cracked, back end paper watermarked), Prince Fortunatus (front hinge cracked), The Strange Adventures of a Phaeton, A Daughter of Heth (a few front pages with watermark, upper front corner torn), Judith Shakespeare, A Princess of Thule (front hinge cracked, tear on front cover edge), Sunrise. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Dictionnaire des Antiquités Grecques et Romaines

      Paris (librairie Hachette et Cie) 1877 - DAREMBERG(Charles) et SAGLIO Edmond Dictionnaire des Antiquités Grecques et Romaines. Paris (librairie Hachette et Cie) 1877 6 volumes 1ère partie A à K, 4 volumes 2ème partie C - L à M, 2 volumes Plus de 1 000 pages par volume orné de très nombreuse figures et planches (plus de 3 000). Reliés deni-chagrin vert, dos à nerfs. Bon état. PAYPAL ACCEPTE UNIQUEMENT POUR L&#146;ETRANGER, MERCI DE VOTRE COMPREHENSION. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        MR. NIGHTINGALE&#39;S DIARY

      , 1877. 1877. A Farce in One Act. Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, 1877. Original terra-cotta cloth decorated in black. First "Collectible" Edition of this play first performed in 1851. We say first "collectible" because there are only four known copies of the original 1851 pamphlet; supposedly a fifth, from which Osgood printed this edition, was destroyed in the Boston fire of 1879. This is a volume in the publisher&#39;s "Vest Pocket Series," so named for its diminutive size (a second Dickens "comic burletta" was published in this series the same year -- IS SHE HIS WIFE?).~This copy is terra-cotta in color; others are green, without priority. It is a bright, near-fine copy (minor rubbing at the tips, one small mark on the fore-edge of the leaves) -- quite uncommon in this condition. Eckel pp 64-5.

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        La Soeur Natalie Narischkin.

      Paris, Didier, 1877.. (4), VIII, 446 SS. Pergamentband der Zeit mit goldgeprägtem Rückenschildchen und reicher Rückenvergoldung sowie Deckelfileten. Dreiseitiger Rotschnitt. Lesebändchen. Gr.-8vo.. Mit eigenh. Widmung der Verfasserin, Pauline de La Ferronnays Craven (1808-1891), "A Sa Majeste L' Imperatrice Reine".

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        Gulf of Suez.

      London, J. Imray , 1877.. 67.5 x 104 cm.. Engraved chart, including tidal information, compass roses, soundings, seabed notations, currents, sandbanks and inset maps of Suez bay, Ashrafi reefs and Strait of Jubal. Lighthouses and beacons picked out in yellow and red. Signs of contemporary use, with several pencil markings. Folded. - Cf. Tooley II, 407. Not in the Al Ankary or Al-Qasimi collections

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        NOVUM TESTAMENTUM GRAECE: AD ANTIQUISSIMOS TESTES DENUO RECENSUIT (Editio Critica Minor Ex VIII, Maiore Desumpta)

      Lipsiae (Leipzig), Germany: J.C. Hinrichs, 1877. Hardcover. Near Fine. Three-quarter rebinding in dark brown morocco on banker-green antique cloth with laid finish. Spine ruled on gilt. in custom-fashioned slipcase. Light age-tanning to pages. Two pages of previous owner&#39;s neat annotations to pp. 898-899. 1056 pp. What can be said but that Constantin von Tischendorf was an assiduous and tireless scholar who spent nearly his entire adult professional life seeking out the most authoritative recensions of The New Testament. His lifelong search took him to remote monasteries throughout Europe, Egypt, Sinai and The Levant. His discovery of certain ancient manuscripts predating any known to that day, led to the most authentic critical recension, as well as his extremely rigorous critical standards for assessing the authenticity of any future recensions of the New Testament, are still drawn upon to this day, nearly 150 years after first publication.

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        Den østerrigsk-ungarske Nordpol-Expedition i Aarene 1872-1874, tilligemed en Skitse af den anden tydske Nordpol-Expedition 1869-70 og af Polar-Expeditionen i 1871. Autoriseret Oversættelse ved F. O. Guldberg. Med 146 Illustrationer og 3 Karter.

      Kra., Den norske Forlagsforening. 1877. leks8vo. Rikt dekorert grønt originalbind. Med forfatterens portrett dom frontispiece. CII, 697 s. Rikt illustrert Med foldekarter.. Lite navn på fribaldet, ellers et meget pent eksemplar

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        Gesamtans., "Lindenfels im Odenwald. von meinem lieben Vater im Jahr 1877 gemalt".

      . Aquarell ( sign.) v. B. Franke, dat. 1877, 23 x 33. Sehr schöne, malerische Gesamtansicht.

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        The Indian Charivari. Volume 2. New Series. July 1877 to January 1878 with The Christmas Prize Annual for 1876 and Almanack for 1877.

      Calcutta; The Calcutta Central Press 1877 - 'The Indian Punch'. Satirical magazine aimed at the British residents of India. 4to. 156pp + 12 + 60. with many illus. & cartoons some of which are double page fold-outs. marbled boards with worn leather spine & corners. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Arthur Probsthain]
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        6 eigenh. Br. mit U.

      Meist Wien, 1877-1885.. Zusammen 24 SS. (Qu.-)8vo.. Schöne Briefe an eine namentlich nicht genannte Adressatin: "Alles ist besser gekommen als wir hoffen durften! Littrow hat sich sehr erholt, meine Mutter die Operation gut überstanden, leichter verwunden als das erste Mal [...]" (Br. v. 17. VIII. 1877). - "Soeben habe ich Ihre gütigen Zeilen erhalten, welche mir eine freundliche Gabe in Aussicht stellen, für welche ich Ihnen einstweilen den herzlichsten Dank sage, so wie auch für die nachsichtige Beurtheilung meines Aufsatzes in d. N[euen] Fr[eien] Presse, welcher nach meinem Dafürhalten durch Weglassung des Hauptstückes in einen unzusammenhängenden Nonsens verwandelt schien [...]" (Br. v. 23. X. 1880). - "Mit dem Alter lernt man erkennen, daß es keine positiven Tugenden und guten Eigenschaften gebe und daß Alles nach persönlichem Eindruck beurtheilt werde. Ob dieser Eindruck ein für mich günstiger - ob meine Erinnerung als Treue oder Zudringlichkeit Ihnen erscheine - das hängt nicht von mir sondern von dem Grade geneigten Wohlwollens oder gleichgiltiger Vergessenheit ab, in welchem ich auf dem Thermometer Ihrer Empfindungen stehe [...]" (Br. v. 16. III. 1885). - Häufig unter dem Namen Otto August veröffentlichend, erschienen Aufsätze (in der "Neuen Freien Presse", in "Westermanns Monatsheften"), Broschüren und kleinere Abhandlungen vornehmlich volkswirtschaftlich-sozialen Inhalts der streitbaren Autorin; unter ihrem eigenen Namen veröffentlichte sie "Aus dem persönlichen Verkehr mit Franz Grillparzer".

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        Reise in Nordost-Afrika (2 Bände in 1).

      Braunschweig, Westermann, 1877.. Schilderungen aus dem Gebiete der Beni Amer und Habab nebst zoologischen Skizzen und einem Führer für Jagdreisende. Mit 3 farbigen lithographischen Tafeln, 10 Holzschnittafeln, 1 gefaltete Karte, XIV, 285 Seiten, VI, 304 Seiten, Halbleinenband um 1900, 22,5 x 14,5 cm,. Gutes Exemplar.

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        Herders Conversation-Lexikon. Kurze aber deutliche Erklärung des Wissenswerthesten aus dem Gebiete der Religion, Philosphie, Geschichte, Geographie, Sprache, Literatur, Kunst, Natur- und Gewerbekunde, des Handels, der Fremdwörter etc - Zweite (2.) gänzlich umgearbeitete Auflage, 4 Bände (komplett)

      Freiburg im Breisgau, Herder'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1877-1882. Alle vier Bände [A-Z komplett] der 2.Auflage des Herders Conversations-Lexikon. Dekorativer Originaleinband der Zeit: Lederrücken mit fünf Bünden & reichen Goldprägungen. Format ca. 24,5 x 16 cm. Band 1 aus 1882 (Neue Subskription), Band 2/3/4 aus 1877/1878/1879. Die Rücken, Deckel & der wunderschöne Buchschnitt hervorragend erhalten (s. Originalbilder in der Galerie). Rücken zudem ohne den üblichen Fehlstellen oder Einrissen; lediglich Band 4 erscheint etwas verblasster als die übrigen Bände. Außen nur gering berieben, Leder auf den Deckelecken etwas stärker, Ecken bestoßen. Innen sehr sauber. Keine Anstreichungen; alles fest eingebunden, keine fehlenden oder losen Seiten. Kein unangenehmer Geruch. Bindung noch ganz fest. Keine Fleckigkeit, nur ganz gelegentlich einmal ein Fleck, etwas häufiger auf den Vorsätzen. Auf dem Titelblatt Namensstempel.. Zusätzliche Bilder & ausführlichere Informationen zu dieser Ausgabe finden Sie auf unserem eigenen Internetauftritt in der gleichnamigen Rubrik.

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        Süd-Afrika. Natur- und Kulturbilder mit einer historischen Einleitung und einer ausführlichen Übersicht der neueren Reisen. 2. Ausgabe.

      Leipzig, Hirt, 1877.. XII, 312 Seiten, 3 Bl. Mit 1 chromolithographischem Frontispiz, 3 chromolithogr. Tafeln, 24 Holzschnitttafeln, 121 Textholzschnitten und 1 doppelblattgroßen Karte. Sehr schönes Originalleinen mit dekorativer Schwarz- und Goldprägung. Von sehr guter Erhaltung!***Körner beschreibt einleitend die Geschichte der Entdeckung der Küsten Afrikas, geht dann zum Pflanzen- und Thierleben über, liefert eingehende Informationen über die Völker, das Volksleben und die Geschichte sowohl der Eingeborenen Südafrikas als auch der Kolonisten. Abschließend gibt er eine wichtigen Überblick über die Reisen und Forscher in Südafrika in den Jahrzehnten vor der Veröffentlichung des Buches. - Mendelssohn I, 846, Kainbacher 223. Gesamte Buchbeschreibung © Antiquariat Ralf Eigl. Reise. Reisen. Expedition. Süd-Afrika. Südafrika. Wf. South Africa. Travel. Exploration..

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        'Uebersichts-Karte des Ruhrkohelgebietes. Nach amtlichen Quellen bearbeitet von A. Kirberg Wagenkontrole-Vorsteher der Rhein. Eisenbahn. - Verlag der M. Du Mont-Schauberg'schen Buchhandlung Cöln, November 1877. - Lith.-Anst. v. S.A. Weide, Cöln':.

      . Lithographie in Farben gedruckt v. S.A. Weide in Köln n. A. Kirberg b. M. Du Mont-Schauberg in Köln, dat. 1877, 23,5 x 62 (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request). Zeigt das Ruhrgebiet von Duisburg bis Dortmund und Schalke bis Hattingen mit Einzeichnungen Eisenbahnlinien der Cöln-Mindener, Rheinische, Bergisch-Märkische, Dortmund-Enschede, Westfälischen Staatsbahn und Privatbahnen. - Oben links Titelkartusche. - Oben rechts Erklärungen.

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        "Eger vom Viadukte aus gesehen". Dekorative Gesamtansicht mit Blick über die Eger, mittig die St. Nikolaus Kirche, im Vordergrund Bauernkinder mit Kuhherde.

      . Lithographie mit 2 Tonplatten "Nach der Natur aufgenommen u. lithographirt v. Florian Stütz", bei Seb. Fexer, Wunsiedel, dat. 1877, 39 x 59,5 cm.. Sehr seltene, große Ansicht. Besonders reizvoll durch den Druck mit zwei Tonplatten. - Knapp bis zur Einfassungslinie beschnitten und auf Japanpapier aufgezogen.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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