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        A Grammar of Japanese Ornament and Design

      London: B.T. Batsford, 1880. 1st Edition . Good. 11.5 x 15 inches (29.5 x 38.5 cm). Illustrated cream buckram binding. Rebacked with original spine laid over (with slight loss to ends.) Bevelled board edges. Ex library book with slight tape residue to foot of spine and adjoining edges of boards, attractive art nouveau bookplate to front endpaper (Cheltenham public library), thin strip of paper to front endpaper where label has been removed, no stamps or other library markings to the text or plates. Some marking to boards. Decorated endpapers with latter cloth gutters applied when the volume was rebacked. Illustrated title page followed by a printed title page. Complete with all 65 photolithograph plates by C.F. Kell , 7 lettered and 58 numbered (including some very attractive chromolithographs). The text has some margin markings in light pencil. Two of the plates have damage; Plate 16 has a large section torn from the top corner and a vertical crease up the margin side of the plate that terminates in a 4cm tear (this sheet has an archival tape repairs to margins and to the reverse). Plate 28 has a large section torn from the upper margin (illustration is unaffected.) The illustrated title page has slight wear to the outside edge and this has been reinforced with archival tape to the reverse. Plate 17 has a light vertical crease up the inner margin, the plate is not torn but has been reinforced with archival tape to the reverse. A couple of other plates have a short tear to one margin. A high quality and beautifully illustrated Victorian work. Ex library and with a little damage, but still a nice solid example. Overall condition is Good. Hardback. Printed pages: Folio. xi, [1], 26 + 58 plates

      [Bookseller: Tarrington Books]
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        Islands of the World

      - This beautiful set of two schoolgirl or schoolboy manuscript maps depicts the various islands of the world. The first map includes the British Isles, Sardinia, Iceland, Ceylon, Sicily, Corsica, Cuba, New Zealand, Anglesea, Madagascar, Candia, Newfoundland, Isle of Man, Balearic Islands, Haiti, Long Island, Tasmania and the Isle of Wight. The second map features Sumatra, Borneo, Mauritius and Bourbon, Madeira, Galapagos, Long Island, Prince Edwards Island, the Canary Islands, Cyprus, New Guinea, Jamaica, Java, Trinidad and Socratra Island. Both maps are beautifully colored in pink. The maps are in good condition with minor wear along the original centerfolds. Minor toning and foxing at places with some edge wear. Second sheet includes rip near top. The maps date to circa 1880 and were most likely made by a student or apprentice as training in geography, drafting, and penmanship. Manuscript map-making was a useful educational tool in the 19th century, a period of imperialism and increased world trade in which geography grew significantly as a field of study.In the United States and northwestern Europe, reform movements that sought to improve the quality and accessibility of childhood education pushed for the inclusion of geography in school curricula. One common method of teaching was the making of manuscript maps. Working from wall maps, globes, and atlases, students were made to meticulously hand-reproduce maps in pen and ink and with watercolor. Such exercises not only provided a way to review and retain geographical knowledge, but they also functioned as training in penmanship, calligraphy, and drafting. This map is a lovely document that straddles the line between art and geography. Map Set. Two maps. Pen and ink with watercolor. Each sheet measures 7 x 8.5".

      [Bookseller: Argosy Book Store, ABAA, ILAB]
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        Postkartensteckalbum mit 312 Glückwunschkarten zu Ostern, Pfingsten, Weihnachten und zum Neuen Jahr.

      o. J. und o. Ort. [ca -1917] 1880 - Weinrotes Ganzleinen-Ansichtskartenalbum mit dekorativer mehrfarbiger Jugendstilvignette auf dem Titel. 40 cm x 25 cm. Der Einband an den Kanten und am Gelenk aufgeplatzt, an Ecken und Kanten bestoßen, Deckel etwas berieben. Innen sehr schönes Jugendstil- Vorsatzpapier. 64 grüne Hartpappen mit je 4 Einstecktaschen, einige Seiten an den Ecken geknickt. Das Album in noch gutem Zustand. Die Karten sind teils rückseitig beschrieben und gestempelt, teils auch vorderseitig mit Vermerken und Grüßen, einige Karten mit abgegriffenen Ecken. Die Karten teils geprägt, mit erhabenen Teilmotiven, versilbert und vergoldete Motivteile. Postkarten im Detail: 81 farbige und 3 schwarz-weiße Osterkarten, 31 farbige Pfingstkarten, 61 farbige und 3 schwarz-weiße Weihnachtskarten, 124 farbige und 2 schwarz-weiße Neujahrskarten, 2 farbige Karten mit gemalter Landschaft und 1 schwarz-weiße Karte mit Elfe. Insgesamt sehr schönes Exemplar mit Gebrauchsspuren. M12000 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat und Buchhandlung Carl Wegner]
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        The Mysterious Island

      F. Worthington 1880 - Older hardback. PLEASE NOTE: Page 469/470 is missing. That page is an engraving, not a text page. All other pages accounted for. A few pages are loose. Heavy wear and soiling to green cloth boards. Water staining at bottom of some pages does not adversely affect text. Text is unmarked. Printed publication date: MDCCCMLXXX - 1880. (Shelf location: DC1) All items carefully packed to avoid damage from moisture and rough handling. Tracking included. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Crestview Books]
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        Catalogue of Architectural and Ornamental Castings, Manufactured by George Smith & Co., Architectural Ironfounders and Sanitary Engineers, Contractors, By Special Appointment, To Her Majesty's War Department. Section VI. Spray Fountains, Drinking Fountains, &c.

      Glasgow (and London and Dublin): George Smith & Co., Sun Foundry. William Gorman & Co., draughtsmen and Lithographers. Hardcover. Good. N.d., circa 1880. Elephantine folio, 43 by 28 cm. Frontis rendering of the Sun Foundry elevation, title page, [2], 39 plates with a wide variety of fountains, some monumental and spectacular, and their component parts (sculpture, pools, canopies, aquarium fountains, etc.) A few of the illustrations are full page, and two are double paged (counting as two plates each). While the illustrations are simple line scaled drawings and straightforward lithography, the elaborate fountains, with their seraps, dolphins, cranes, acanthus and other Beaux Arts detailing, are visually arresting and make this an extraordinary trade catalogue. There are other George Smith catalogues to be found on OCLC First Search, but none are this particular one or in this large a format, and the total number of Smith catalogues in book form is also not large. (Other catalogues, presumed slightly earlier, can be of a fuller line offered by the company.) Soiling on the blue paper pastedown. Some looseness of the hinge. General wear.

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        The Works of Washington Irving (Geoffrey Crayon Edition in 27 Volumes, Leather Binding)

      G.P. Putnam's Sons 1880 - 27 volume complete set. Geoffrey Crayon Edition. Contemporary 3/4 morrocan leather over marbled boards. Top edge gilt. Mabled end pages. Hardcover. Fine bindings. Near fine covers. Minor shelf wear. Clean, unmarked pages. Half-title. Each volume has also special title page and an added title page engraving. Includes: V. 1. A history of New York / Diedrich Knickerbocker --v. 2. Sketchbook of Geoffrey Crayon --v. 3. Bracebridge Hall --v. 4. Tales of a traveller --v. 5. The Alhambra --v. 6. Chronicle of the conquest of Granada --v. 7. The Crayon miscellany --v. 8. The adventures of Captain Bonneville U.S.A. in the Rocky Mountains and the Far West --v. 9. Oliver Goldsmith --v. 10-12. The life and voyages of Christopher Columbus (3 v. ) --v. 13. Astoria or anecdotes of an enterprise beyond the Rocky Mountains --v. 14-15. Mahomet and his successors (2 v. ) --v. 16. Salmagundi / William Irving, J.K. Paulding, W. Irving, with a pref. and notes by Evert A. Duyckinck --v. 17. Wolfert's roost and other papers --v. 18. Spanish papers --v. 19. Biographies and miscellanies / P.M. Irving, ed. --v. 20-24. Life of George Washington (5 v. ) --v. 25-27. Life and letters of Washington Irving / Pierre M. Irving. (3 v. ). This is an oversized or heavy book, that requires additional postage for international delivery outside the US. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Sequitur Books]
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        ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR: GNOMES AND DRAGONFLIES

      - MEGGENDORFER,LOTHAR. ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR: GNOMES AND DRAGONFLIES. Offered here is a wonderful watercolor by Meggendorfer from his book entitled Die Wichtelmannchen published by Braun & Schneider. The image measures 9 x 6.5" on board with a matte glued to the edges. Signed in the lower right corner. Pictured are 2 gnomes doing battle with two dragonflies that are attacking them. Sold with a copy of the book, ca 1880, 3 auflage. The book is oblong 4to, cloth backed pictorial boards, last leaf repaired, some wear from reading, overall VG-. A great image. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Aleph-Bet Books, Inc. - ABAA]
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        Islands of the World

      Map Set. Two maps. Pen and ink with watercolor. Each sheet measures 7 x 8.5". This beautiful set of two schoolgirl or schoolboy manuscript maps depicts the various islands of the world. The first map includes the British Isles, Sardinia, Iceland, Ceylon, Sicily, Corsica, Cuba, New Zealand, Anglesea, Madagascar, Candia, Newfoundland, Isle of Man, Balearic Islands, Haiti, Long Island, Tasmania and the Isle of Wight. The second map features Sumatra, Borneo, Mauritius and Bourbon, Madeira, Galapagos, Long Island, Prince Edwards Island, the Canary Islands, Cyprus, New Guinea, Jamaica, Java, Trinidad and Socratra Island. Both maps are beautifully colored in pink. The maps are in good condition with minor wear along the original centerfolds. Minor toning and foxing at places with some edge wear. Second sheet includes rip near top. <br><br>The maps date to circa 1880 and were most likely made by a student or apprentice as training in geography, drafting, and penmanship. Manuscript map-making was a useful educational tool in the 19th century, a period of imperialism and increased world trade in which geography grew significantly as a field of study.<br><br>In the United States and northwestern Europe, reform movements that sought to improve the quality and accessibility of childhood education pushed for the inclusion of geography in school curricula. One common method of teaching was the making of manuscript maps. Working from wall maps, globes, and atlases, students were made to meticulously hand-reproduce maps in pen and ink and with watercolor. Such exercises not only provided a way to review and retain geographical knowledge, but they also functioned as training in penmanship, calligraphy, and drafting. This map is a lovely document that straddles the line between art and geography.

      [Bookseller: Argosy Book Store]
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        NEW GUINEA: WHAT I DID AND WHAT I SAW

      London, Samson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington, 1880.. FIRST EDITION 1880, 2 VOLUMES COMPLETE SET. 8vo, approximately 225 x 140 mm, 8¾ x 5½ inches, 69 plates some full page and some in the text, which includes portrait frontispiece of author, 4 colour plates of birds, pages, x, 1-424, x, 1-407 plus 32 publisher's catalogue, FOLDING MAP MISSING AND FACSIMILE PROVIDED IN POCKET AT REAR, original publisher's pictorial cloth. Recased with original spine relaid on new matching cloth, new cloth visible at hinges, bindings rubbed and spines faded, uneven fading to covers, new endpapers, neat old ink name to top of blank side of portrait and half title, half-title missing from volume 1, pale foxing to half-title in volume 2, a little pale age-browning in places, but text and plates mostly clean, a sturdy working set. PLEASE NOTE: The illustration listed in the vol 1 for page 231 is at page 231 in volume 2 and that listed for 83 in vol 2 is at page 83 in vol 1. This is probaly the same in all copies. THIS IS A HEAVY SET AND WILL REQUIRE EXTRA POSTAGE. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton]
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        HISTORY OF RICHLAND COUNTY, OHIO: ITS PAST AND PRESENT By A. A. GRAHAM 1880 Illustrated (Super Scarce!)

      A. A. GRAHAM & CO., OHIO 1880 - TITLE: HISTORY OF RICHLAND COUNTY, OHIO: ITS PAST AND PRESENT By A. A. GRAHAM 1880 Illustrated (Super Scarce!) AUTHOR: A. A. GRAHAM PUBLISHER - (LOCATION) / COPYRIGHT: A. A. GRAHAM & CO., PUBLISHERS EDITION: First Edition ISBN: None CATEGORY: History, Rare, First Edition BINDING/COVER: Hardback without dust jacket COLOR: Brown SIZE: 10 ½ x 8 ½ (approximately) PAGES: 939 pages. CONDITION: The outside is a little rough but in good condition for its age; there is scuffing to the cloth along all the edges; the cloth as started to fray along the edges. There are really mild wrinkles to a couple of the opening page including the preface. Book is without marks or writings, pages are clean and book is tight and sturdy. All the pages are present in book. The county map (non foldout) of Richland is present at the front of the book. Good/None dust jacket condition as issued. BACKGROUND/DESCRIPTION: CONTAINING A CONDENSED COMPREHENSIVE HISTORY OF OHIO, INCLUDING AN OUTLINE HISTORY OF THE NORTHWEST; A COMPLETE HISTORY OF RICHLAND COUNTY: ITS TOWNSHIPS, CITIES, TOWNS AND VILLAGES, SCHOOLS, CHURCHES, SOCIETIES, INDUSTRIES, STATISTICS, ETC.; A HISTORYOF ITS SOLDIERS IN THE LATE WAR: PORTRAITS OF ITS EARLY SETTLERS AND PROMINENT MEN; MISCELLANEOUS MATTER; MAP OF THE COUNTY; BIOGRAPHIES AND HISTORIES OF OUR PATRONS AND THE MOST PROMINENT FAMILIES, ETC. There are no other copies from 1880 found for sale on the internet at the time of this research!!! COMPETITIVE PRICING! Once paid, book(s) will ship immediately to customer (it's on the way), you are welcome to email about shipment date! We offer free gift wrapping year round on all our products regardless of item's cost. REFUNDS: All ViewFair books, prints, and manuscript items are 100% refundable up to 14 business days after item is received. InvCodePrc E H V VIEWFAIR BOOKS: RSTC 008583 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Official Map of the Territory of Arizona.

      New York: The Graphic Company, 1880. - Single sheet, (32 ¼ x 27 ¾ inches). Table of Distances to front pastedown. Fine folding duotone lithographed map with printed color in outline, laid down on cartographic linen in 35 sections (some toning). Original publisher's brown pebbled cloth gilt (a bit edgeworn). Provenance: With the inkstamp of Frederick Hodges to front pastedown. With inkstamp of "W. B. Walkup & Co., Framers, Map and Chart Mounters, 540 Clay Street, San Francisco." From the important cartographical library of Warren Heckrotte, his sale, Rare Cartography, Exploration and Voyages, Part II, December 3, 2015, Lot 133. "LARGEST SCALE MAP OF THE TERRITORY" (Streeter) First edition. Large and important map of Arizona as the mineral boom was taking hold, with mining districts designated through outline coloring as well as the counties and Indian reservations, with military telegraphs also shown. There is the Seal of the Territory with signature in plate of J.C. Fremont, Governor. Distances are indicated along the roads. Tombstone, founded a few years earlier, is prominent on the map, with its own district designation, but farther south Bisbee, founded the year the map was published, does not make an appearance. On the inside of the front cover is mounted a leaf of text, titled "Table of distances from and to Different Stations in Arizona Territory to Accompany Official Map." Paul Riecker, a nationally renowned civil and mining engineer, drew this map from his previous topographical survey of California and Arizona as part of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. It is the first official map of the Arizona Territory. Riecker led an early exploration party across the Colorado Plateau and was among the first to make contact with the Havasupai at the Grand Canyon. Paul Riecker sued for homestead rights, thereby creating the origins of Riecker's Addition. He built the first houses north of the railroad tracks in Tucson in 1880. In 1896, Paul Riecker mapped Pasadena, California, and laid out Inglewood and Redondo Beach, California. He was also involved in the Panama-Nicaragua Canal controversy as one of the original surveyors of the Nicaragua Canal route. Phillips Maps, p. 123. Streeter 526. Graff 1204. Rumsey 2980. For more information about this book, or a warm welcome to see it and other books in our library at 72nd Street, NYC, please contact Megan Scauri, M.A., M.L.S., in the Rare Book Department. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Arader Galleries - Aradernyc]
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        FINSTERMÜNZ. Gesamtansicht vom Inn aus mit der Brücke, links Steilfelsen, im Hintergrund Bergmassiv.

      - Öl auf Holz, monogr. "E.G.", um 1880, 27 x 35 cm. Hübsche, dekorative Landschaftsmalerei. In altem, breiten Goldrahmen.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        La science populaire Journal hebdomadaire illustre Premiere Annee 1880 -1881

      Paris, 1880 - 836 S Seltene Ausgabe des populaire Wissenschaftsmagazin in Frankreich. Grossformat, nachgebunden, Goldprägung am Buchrücken, Ecken/Kanten bestossen, Einband abgerieben, fleckig, Schnitt fleckig, Seiten vergilbt, wellig und fleckig, teilw. verknickt, Eselsohren, Buchdeckel leicht aufgebogen, in französischer Sprache, mittlerer Zustand Sprache: Französisch [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Liber Antiqua]
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        Auch ein Wort über unser Judenthum.

      Berlin: Weidmannsche Buchhandlung, 1880. Dritter Abdruck., 1880. Pamphlet. 8vo. 16 pp. + [2] pp. Original printed grey wrappers. Text in German. Mommsen, winner of the Nobel Prize for literature in 1902, wrote this essay in response to the anti-Semitic article by Treitschke, "Ein Wort über Unser Judenthum." Mommsen's is a passionate plea for tolerance and humanity which argues that the Jewish element is Germany is entirely positive. Some chipping around the edges of the cover, tears near the spinal fold, crease center, very good minus. A scarce 1880 pamphlet.. Soft cover. Very Good.

      [Bookseller: Thomas Dorn ABAA]
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        Cours théorique et pratique de pédagogie

      Libraire Ch. Delagrave, 1880 - Papier wellig, altersgemäß angedunkelt und stockfleckig, Innentitel am Einband eingerissen, aus Nichtraucherhaushalt Sprache: Französisch Gewicht in Gramm: 499

      [Bookseller: Versand-Antiquariat Konrad von Agris]
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        Original tegning med siddende sydeuropæisk dame: Carolina.

      1880 1880 - Usigneret. 25x19,5 cm. I træramme [28x23 cm.]. * Simon Simonsen tilsluttede sig ligesom faderen Niels S. den gruppe af kunstnere, der i tiden mellem de to slesvigske krige kaldtes kosmopolitterne eller europæerne. Godt opmuntret af det københavnske kunstakademi tilegnede han sig en glat og naturalistisk tilforladelig malemåde og et motivvalg, der oprindeligt, især appellerede til et internationalt, aristokratisk publikum. Heri er han beslægtet med Otto Bache, men S. nåede aldrig Baches popularitet og anerkendelse. På et område kunne S. dog måle sig med Bache, i dyreskildringerne, specielt skildringerne af jagthunde. Især hundehvalpe malede S. med en indtagende charme, som ganske vist ligger langt fra vort århundredes opfattelse af kunst, men som den fordumsfrie beskuer også i dag kan have fornøjelse af at se på. [Weilbach].

      [Bookseller: Peter Grosell, Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        A VISIT TO THE BJORKHEDA PARSONAGE By CARL LARSEN, ca. 1880s (Very Scarce)

      JENNINGS AND PYE, CINCINNATI 1880 - TITLE: A VISIT TO THE BJORKHEDA PARSONAGE By Kristina Johanna Augusta Hofsten and Translated by CARL LARSEN, ca. 1880s (Very Scarce) AUTHOR: Kristina Johanna Augusta Hofsten - Translated by CARL LARSEN PUBLISHER - (LOCATION) / COPYRIGHT: JENNINGS AND PYE, CINCINNATI EDITION: First Edition for Jennings ISBN: NONE CATEGORY: Rare BINDING/COVER: Hardback without dust jacket COLOR: Off Mustard Brown SIZE: 5 ½ x 8 ½ (approximately) PAGES: 273 pages. CONDITION: Ex-library copy with an old label to the spine and a few marks to the front pastedown down denoting such; there are no other library marks found. There are dry like or bleach like spots (mottling) to the cloth on the boards and spine. Book is without marks or writings other than the library, pages are clean and book is tight and sturdy. All the pages are present in book. Good/None dust jacket condition. BACKGROUND/DESCRIPTION: THIS BOOK IS WRITTEN IN ENGLISH! From the Swedish of H. Hofsten. A historic book with no other copies from the 1800s found anywhere on the internet for sale. THIS IS THE ONLY COPY FROM THE 1800s FOUND FOR SALE!!!! COMPETITIVE PRICING! Once paid, book(s) will ship immediately to customer (it's on the way), you are welcome to email about shipment date! REFUNDS: All ViewFair books, prints, and manuscript items are 100% refundable up to 14 business days after item is received. InvCodePrc E H V VIEWFAIR BOOKS: RSTC 005034 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Mémoires documents et écrits divers laissés par le prince de Metternich chancelier de cour et d'état publiés par son fils le prince Richard de Metternich classés et réunis par M. A. de Klinkowstroem

      Paris, 1880 - 1884. 8 vol. in 8° (217 x 160 mm), pp. n XIV, 372, 2 f. rip., 1 inc. in antip.; VII, 545; XV, 631; VIII, 610; XI, 678; XI, 715; VII, 662; XI, 722. Legatura in mezza pelle coeva con titolo, volume e fregi impressi in oro su tassello in pelle color rosso, dorso con fregi e greche impressi in oro. Fregio al fr. Lieve spellatura al dorso del 2° vol. Etichette d'inventario ai piatti superiori. Klemens Wenzel Nepomuk Lothar von Metternich - Winneburg - Beilstein, conte e, dal 1813, principe di Metternich - Winneburg (1773 ?" 1859), è stato un diplomatico e politico austriaco, dal 1821 cancelliere di Stato. In quest'opera le sue memorie, divise in tre parti: Vol. 1 e 2: Première partie: Depuis la naissance de Metternich jusqu'au Congrès de Vienne (1773 - 1815); Vol. 3 - 7: Deuxième partie: L'Ere de paix (1816 - 1848); Vol. 8: Troisième partie: La Période de repos (1848 - 1859). Bel ritratto di Metternich inciso da Unger in antiporta del 1° volume, con la firma autografa incisa.

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        Codex astensis qui de Malabayla communiter nuncupatur. Vol. I ( - IV) del codice d'Asti detto De Malabayla. Memoria di Quintino Sella

      Ex typis Salviucci 1880 - 1887, Roma - 4 volumi (legati in 2) in 4, cm 21,5 x 28,5, pp. XVI + 314 + (2); (6) + 636; (6) + 637 - 1196; (4) + 264 con 9 tavole in litografia fuori testo alcune doppie e a colori e 1 carta piu' volte ripiegata raffigurante i possedimenti astigiani nel 1300. Mezza pelle coeva.ÂSi allega: biglietto da visita di Quintino Sella manoscritto applicato all'occhietto del 2o volume (Omaggio di Quintino Sella che si riserva di mandare tra poco il 1o volume) e lettera circolare di invio. Opera ponderosa dovuta all'opera del Sella che, dopo averla scoperta nell'archivio di corte di Francesco Giuseppe, riusci' da questo ad averlo in dono. Tornato in Italia ne propose la pubblicazione all'Accademia dei Lincei, publicazione che avvenne tra il 1880 e il 1887. Alla morte di questi gli eredi ne fecero dono al comune di Asti. Si tratta di un codice, copia di un esemplare precedente, redatto successivamente al 1379 nel periodo di dominazione viscontea. Contiene 109 miniature, alcune qui riprodotte in miniatura, e tratta della storia della Âdella citta', dalla nascita al 1279 (Ogerio Alfieri) con allegati diplomi e privilegi. ITA

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        (Musica) IL DIAVOLO. Opera in cinque atti. Poesia di Scribe e Delavigne recata in versi italiani da A.C. di Siena

      R. Stabilimento Tito di Gio. Ricordi s.d. (circa 1880) (Musica) MEYERBEER, G. Roberto il Diavolo. Opera in cinque atti. Poesia di Scribe e Delavigne recata in versi italiani da A.C. di Siena. Musica...rappresentata per la prima volta al Teatro dell' Accademia Reale di Parigi il 21 novembre 1831. Riduzione per canto e pianoforte. Nuova edizione riveduta, conforme alla partitura originale. Milano - Napoli - Firenze, R. Stabilimento Tito di Gio. Ricordi, s.d. (circa 1880). In - folio, m. pelle coeva. (4), 532 pp. Testo e musica. Rara edizione della traduzione italiana. Fétis, Biogr. univ. des musiciens, VI, pp. 123 - 24: > Neg. mb. 18

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        The Negro in the American Rebellion; His Heroism and His Fidelity

      A. G. Brown & Co, Boston 1880 - frontis (portrait), xvi, 380p. plus (2)p. publisher's advertisements for two of Brown's other books. Dark cloth. 19cm. Ends of backstrip and corners rubbed. Pioneering effort to produce a military history of African Americans. Largely focused on African American participation in the Civil War, but begins with a chapter each on the American Revolution, Denmark Vesey, and Nat Turner. Brown, an important anti-slavery activist, was himself the son of a slave and a Kentucky slave owner. First published in 1867. This edition was published by Brown or his family. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Trumpet Major. A Tale.

      London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1880 - 3 volumes, octavo. Original red diagonal-fine-ribbed cloth, front covers with pictorial design in black (encampment and mill, from a drawing by the author) and lettered in black, rear covers blocked in blind with two-line border to vols. I-II and three-line border to vol. III, spines gilt and black with design of standard, sword and bugle, cream endpapers. Housed in a dark red leather entry slipcase. Extremities lightly bumped and rubbed, spines darkened and gently rolled, rear covers of vols. I-II slightly marked, portion of light wear to head of front cover of vol. III, very occasional light spotting chiefly restricted to margins and endleaves; subtle restoration of free endpapers vols. I and III along gutter, though vol. I with remnants of old adhesive evident on contents leaf and verso of title-page and rear pastedown rather soiled, upper outer corner of vol. I sig. G3 reattached; vol. II with effaced ownership inscription to front pastedown, inner hinge starting at head, surface-splitting to foot of rear joint and old repair to head. A very good set. First edition in book form of Hardy's great novel of the Napoleonic war, written to commemorate the 75th anniversary of Trafalgar. The story was first published in slightly bowdlerized form in Good Words, Jan&#150;Dec 1880, with the book edition published on 26 October 1880 "in an edition of 1000 copies" (Purdy), though sales were slow and 250 sets of sheets were eventually remaindered to W. Glaisher, wholesale bookseller, in 1882. Volumes I and II represent Purdy and Sadleir's binding variant A, the original state, with the two-line border to the rear covers and the full stop between Smith and Elder in the spine-imprint centred rather than on the base line; volume III bears the three-line border and the base-line full stop indicative of scarcer variant B, a secondary binding dating from the Glaisher sale. The triple-decker format was largely adopted for sale to lending libraries, meaning that sets retaining the original cloth in anything approaching collectable condition are uncommon; this set comes from the library of Walter E. Smith, the pre-eminent modern bibliographer of 19th-century fiction, with his pencilled ownership inscription to the front free endpaper of the first volume: an excellent association. Purdy, pp. 31-35, Sadleir 1115, Wolff 2995 [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Photographie - Marseille. 11 Orig.-Photographien (Albuminabzüge).

      ca 1880 21 x 27 cm, Tadell. Diverse Stadt- und Hafenansichten: Port; Perspective du Quai du Port; Le palais Longchamp.; Basssin de la Joliette. Station des Steamersdes Messageries maritimes; Panorame du Vieux Port vue prise du Pharo; L´Ascenseur de Notre-Dame-de-la-Garde; Perspective de la Rue Cannebiere...»; Notre-Dame-de-la-Garde; L´Hotel du Louvre et le perspective de la Rue Cannebiere; Vue sur le Chateau de la Notre-Dame-de-la-Garde; etc. Bezeichnet: N.D. Phot.(= Neurdein Freres). Antonin-Louis Neurdein (*1846-1915). französischer Fotograf der mit seinem älteren Bruder Étienne (1832-1918) 1863 unter dem Firmennamen \"Neurdein Frères\" ein Fotoatelier in Paris eröffnete. 1875 folgte die Gründung eines erfolgreichen Postkartenverlags. Die Fotografien und Postkarten aus dem Atelier \"Neurdein Frères\" tragen das Signet \"ND Phot\". Während Étienne das Fotoatelier leitete und sich auf die Porträtfotografie spezialisierte. unternahm Antonin-Louis zahlreiche Reisen und widmete sich der Fotografie von Landschaften. Bauwerken und Monumenten. Seine Fotos mit Motiven aus Frankreich. Algerien. Belgien und Canada wurden in unterschiedlichen Formaten und Ausführungen zum Kauf angeboten. Versand D: 20,00 EUR Photographie - Orig.-Photographie Frankreich

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        Sport and Photography in the Rocky Mountains. Presentation copy

      Edinburgh David Douglas [1880]. G : in good condition without dust jacket as issued. Wear to spine with splitting to cloth along spine ends. Cream boards darkened. Ink inscription from the author to half title page First Edition Orange hardback cloth spine on illustrated boards 420mm x 330mm (17" x 13"). 55pp. 17 full page photographic plates with tissue guards. A Scottish hunter in the Rockies. Includes chapters on Wapiti, Antelope, Indian trails and grizzly bears. Dedication signed 'from the author' and date [1881] to half title page.

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        Revue de la Mode. Gazette de la famille. 9. Anée, 1880

      Paris 1880 - Alle 52 Nummern des 9. Jahrgangs dieser Wochenschrift (Nrn. 418-469 vom 4. Januar bis 26. Dezember 1880), HLdr. der Zeit mit Rückengoldprägung, 432 Seiten u. 51 Farblithographien auf Tafeln, 28 x 38 cm; Tafel zu Nr. 433 fehlt, S. 163-166 fehlen, Deckel leicht abgeschürft, Deckelecken abgerieben, innen schön, sehr guter Zustand. Book Language/s: fr [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Daisy" die Tänzerin, Aquarell, auf der Rückseite von seiner Frau Annalise signiert und bezeichnet

      20er Jahre - , 28 x 10cm (Bildgröße) *1880 Berlin - + 1957 Berlin, Prof. pädagogische Kunsthochschule Berlin, Rückseite mit Montierungsspuren

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        THE STORY OF THE THIRTY-SECOND REGIMENT, MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY: WHENCE IT CAME, WHERE IT WENT, WHAT IT SAW, AND WHAT IT DID.

      Boston: C.W. Calkins, 1880. 8vo. 260 pp. Contemporary three-quarter burgundy morocco, gilt, and marbled boards, gilt spine title, t.e.g., by the Rose Bindery, Boston. Fine copy. First edition. Inscribed by the author, "The first copy / to my wife / May 13, 1880. / F.J.P." The unit, commanded by Parker through 1862, was engaged on the Peninsula and at Antietam, Chancellorsville, Gettysburg, the Wilderness, and around Petersburg. Coulter TRAVELS 365: "Mainly interested in army life and other military matters." Nevins I, p. 142: "A typical unit history." Not in Eicher.

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        ALMANAQUE DE LAS PROVINCIAS.1880 A 1967. 84 volúmenes.

      Valencia: Imp. Domenech, (-1967).- 1880 - 84 vol. 19,5 x 14,5 cm.- Holandesa piel. Buen estado de conservación. Valencia [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

      Boston: Houghton, Osgood & Company (Parts 1-20) then: Houghton, Mifflin & Company. The Riverside Press, Cambridge, 1880. "Sold exclusively by subscription, and will be completed in Thirty Parts, at Fifty Cents each, payable on delivery.". 500 Illustrtaions by Edwin Abbey, F.S. Church, F.O.C. Darley, Augustus Hoppin, F. T. Merrill, Thomas Moran, Worthington Whittredge, etc. Large 4to (12 x 9-3/4 inches). In blue printed wrappers [Price 50 Cents per part. All about fine, minor marginal chipping. "Sold exclusively by subscription, and will be completed in Thirty Parts, at Fifty Cents each, payable on delivery." 500 Illustrtaions by Edwin Abbey, F.S. Church, F.O.C. Darley, Augustus Hoppin, F. T. Merrill, Thomas Moran, Worthington Whittredge, etc. Large 4to (12 x 9-3/4 inches). 30 PARTS, OWNED BY JAMES D. SMILLIE. With protective board labelled Return to James D. Smillie (1833-1909) 110 East 38th St. BAL 12578

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        The Works in Verse and Prose

      London: Reeves and Turner,, 1880. Now first brought together with many pieces before not published. Edited with prefaces notes and indexes by Harry Buxton Forman. In eight volumes. 8 volumes, octavo (215 × 140 mm). Contemporary red half morocco, titles and decoration to spines, raised bands, marbled boards and endpapers, top edges gilt. Engraved frontispieces. Ownership signature to front flyleaves. Extremities a little rubbed, partial split to hinge of front free endpaper of first volume. An excellent set. A handsomely bound set of the Buxton Forman edition. With an autograph payment note signed by Shelley and dated 1 March 1816 tipped-in on the initial blank of the first volume.

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        HISTORY OF RICHLAND COUNTY, OHIO: ITS PAST AND PRESENT By A. A. GRAHAM 1880 Illustrated (Super Scarce!)

      OHIO: A. A. GRAHAM & CO., 1880. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. TITLE: HISTORY OF RICHLAND COUNTY, OHIO: ITS PAST AND PRESENT By A. A. GRAHAM 1880 Illustrated (Super Scarce!) AUTHOR: A. A. GRAHAM PUBLISHER - (LOCATION) / COPYRIGHT: A. A. GRAHAM & CO., PUBLISHERS EDITION: First Edition ISBN: None CATEGORY: History, Rare, First Edition BINDING/COVER: Hardback without dust jacket COLOR: Brown SIZE: 10 ½ x 8 ½ (approximately) PAGES: 939 pages. CONDITION: The outside is a little rough but in good condition for its age; there is scuffing to the cloth along all the edges; the cloth as started to fray along the edges. There are really mild wrinkles to a couple of the opening page including the preface. Book is without marks or writings, pages are clean and book is tight and sturdy. All the pages are present in book. The county map (non foldout) of Richland is present at the front of the book. Good/None dust jacket condition as issued. BACKGROUND/DESCRIPTION: CONTAINING A CONDENSED COMPREHENSIVE HISTORY OF OHIO, INCLUDING AN OUTLINE HISTORY OF THE NORTHWEST; A COMPLETE HISTORY OF RICHLAND COUNTY: ITS TOWNSHIPS, CITIES, TOWNS AND VILLAGES, SCHOOLS, CHURCHES, SOCIETIES, INDUSTRIES, STATISTICS, ETC.; A HISTORYOF ITS SOLDIERS IN THE LATE WAR: PORTRAITS OF ITS EARLY SETTLERS AND PROMINENT MEN; MISCELLANEOUS MATTER; MAP OF THE COUNTY; BIOGRAPHIES AND HISTORIES OF OUR PATRONS AND THE MOST PROMINENT FAMILIES, ETC... There are no other copies from 1880 found for sale on the internet at the time of this research!!! COMPETITIVE PRICING! Once paid, book(s) will ship immediately to customer (it's on the way), you are welcome to email about shipment date! We offer free gift wrapping year round on all our products regardless of item's cost. REFUNDS: All ViewFair books, prints, and manuscript items are 100% refundable up to 14 business days after item is received. InvCodePrc E H V VIEWFAIR BOOKS: RSTC 008583 .

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        The Trumpet Major.

      

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        YOUNG JAPAN: Yokohama and Yedo A Narrative of the Settlementand the City from th

      London 1880-81, Trubner. Yellow pictorial cloth, 2 vols.. 418+522p., with 15 albumen photographs,1 folding reprodution. map, spine splits, only a few copies with photos, co-publi-. shed by Kelly, Yokohama, 15 x 24 cm. FIRST ENGLISH EDITION. A MOST IMPORTANT EARLY BRITISH PRIMARY RESOURCE ON JAPAN An important primary source, written by the former editor of the "Japan Herald," the "Japan Gazette," "Far East," "Nisshin Shinjishi" among several other publications, the author was especially qualified in reporting the news. This current work is his most exhaustive account of both foreign and Japanese activities in Yokohama from its early opening in 1858 back to 1789. * During this 21 year Period, history was made, for Japan was now open to the West, and the flow of ship and goods made Japan aware of her backwardness. Printed in Yokohama at the author's private printing office, this work covers the author's personal observations of the arrival of Lord Elgin, Mr. Alcock, Japanese experiences with foreigners, murdered Russians, assassinations of foreigners, the murder of Mr. Henry Heusken, Mr. Oliphant and rebel Satsuma forces, Ohara Mission, account of Choshu forts cannon attacks upon foreign vessels, Sir Harry Parks, life in Yokohama, trade, start of "Japan Times," Chamber of Commerce, &c. * This work also covers "The King of Liu-kiu's own Story. * Perhaps the most comprehensive early resource on Yokohama & foreigners there done during this period. * All editions were identical in this aspect, and the contents are identical. A contemporary insight to Yokohama life. ALWAYS RARE ! * NOTE ON THE PUBLISHER, PRINTING LOCATION OF THIS WORK: On the verso of the title page it states: Vol.1: "Printed at the Private Printing Office of the Author, No.16, Yokohama, Japan." . Vol. 2: "Printed at the "Japan Gazette" Office, no.70, Main Street, Yokohama, Japan." . While the title page states at the bottom, "London, Trubner & Co., Yokohama, Kelly & Co 1880, 1881" this book was only published in Yokohama, but distributed by Trubner in London. The publisher "Kelly" is referring to a later change in that publisher's name to "Kelly & Walsh." . Regardless of the above irregularities, the book was clearly privately printed in Yokohama at John R. Black's office. A very rare and early Yokohama printing in English. *** Color scans can be sent by email. Images displayed may not always be the exact photo of the copy in stock for sale at any given time. If you want to see the exact image of the book or edition in stock today, please request this by email. . Photos of most of our books are posted to our .

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        LOS DIOSES DE GRECIA Y ROMA O MITOLOGÍA GRECO-ROMANA

      - Víctor Gebhardt (Real Academia de la Historia). Encuadernación en tela con grabados de oro y piel en el lomo. 697 + 895 pags. (35x25). Más de 600 grabados. Ed. Espada, Barcelona 1880-1881. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Turner Gallery [ 120 Large Hand Coloured Plates ]

      Appleton & Co., New York: Appleton & Co., New York, 1880. Books measures 14 3/4 x 11 inches. Bound in quarter calf, cloth boards, raised bands. Leather slightly faded, a few minor scuff marks. Both bindings in very good clean strudy condition. A collection of 120 hand coloured plates, bound in 2 volumes, without text. Imprint of Appleton & Co., New York. Pages measure 14 x 10 inches. Engraved area circa 10 x 7 inches. All plates in fine condition, all plates hand coloured. List of engraved plates. 1. Portrait of Turner. 2. A Country Blacksmith. 3. A Frosty Morning-Sunrise. 4. Crossing the Brooke. 5. The Birdcage. 6. The Loretto Necklace. 7. Heidelberg. 8. Ehrenbreitstein. 9. Caligla's Palace. 10. Chile Harold's Pilgrimage-Italy. 11. Lake of Lucerne. 12. The Vale of Heathfield. 13. The Bay of Bale. 14. Lulworth Castle. 15. Hardraw Fall. 16. Egglestone Abbey. 17. The Vale of Ashburnham. 18. On the Thames. 19. Crook of Lune. 20. Brignall Church. 21. Weathercote Cave. 22. Comb Martin. 23. Moss Dale Fall. 24. Scarborough. 25. St. Agatha's Abbey. 26. Merrick Abbey. 27. Ingeborough. 28. Horby Castle. 29. Watchet. 30. Heysham and Cumberland Mountains. 31. Battle Abbey. 32. Pevensy Bay. 33. Wycliffe. 34. Kirkby - Lonsdale. 35. Hythe. 36. High Force. 37. Land's End. 38. Aysgarth Force. 39. Corfe Castle. 40. Tintagel Castle. 41. Junction of the Greta and Tees. 42. Bacchus and Ariadne. 43. Brightling Observatory. 44. Petworth Park. 45. View of Orvieto. 46. Appolo and Daphne. 47. Rome. 48. Modern Italy. 49. Hannibal, Crossing the Alps. 50. Rain, Steam, and Sea. 51. Abingdon. 52. Devonport. 53. Falmouth Harbour. 54. Whitstable. 55. Pendennis Castle. 56. Norham Castle. 57. Bridport. 58. Deal. 59. The Parting of Hero and Leander. 60. Decline of Carthage. 61. The Arch of Titus. 62. Dido Building Carthage. 63. The Golden Bough. 64. Mercury and Argus. 65. Phryne Going to the Bath as Venus. 66. The Goddess of Discord. 67. Dido and Aeneas. 68. The opening of the Walhalla. 69. Temple of Jupiter Panhellenius. 70. Apollo Killing the Python. 71. Clovelly Bay. 72. Poole. 73. Teignmouth. 74. Folkstone. 75. Minehead and Dunster Castle. 76. Ulysses. 77. Calais Pier. 78. Venice, The Grand Canal. 79. Approach to Venice. 80. Venice, From the Canal of the Giudecca. 81. Venice, The Dogana. 82. The Grand canal, Venice. 83. Whalers. 84. Regulus. 85. Ancient Italy. 86. Line fishing off Hastings. 87. The fighting Temeraire. 88. Cologne. 89. Dartmouth. 90. Margate. 91. Mount Edgecomb. 92. Bligh Sand. 93. Orange Merchantman. 94. Spithead. 95. The Death of Nelson. 96. Wreck of Hastings. 97. Peace, Burial of Wilke. 98. Boscastle. 99. Fishing Boats. 100. The Prince of Orange. 101. Torbay. 102. Snowstorm. 103. Dutch Boat. 104. Battle of Trafalgar. 105. Venice, Bright of Sighs. 106. Lyme Regis. 107. Entrance to Fowey Harbour. 108. Brighthelmstone. 109. Ilfracombe. 110. Fire at Sea. 111. Rye. 112. The Sun Rising. 113. Ramsgate. 114. Stranded Vessel off Yarmouth. 115. St. Michael's Mount, Cornwall. 116. Brighton Chain Pier. 117. Boats of Calais. 118. The Shipreck. 119. Portsmouth. 120. Ancient Rome. A fine collection of hand coloured engraved plates. . Oblong Folio.

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        GOETHE'S BERFE - AUSWAHL, ca. 1880s (4 VOLS.)

      CRFTER BAND, SEIPZIG 1880 - TITLE: GOETHE'S BERFE - AUSWAHL, ca. 1880s (4 VOLS.) AUTHOR: (THE BOOK IS IN GERMAN, UNSURE ABOUT TITLE, AUTHOR, PUBLISHER, ETC.!!!!!) NOT SURE PUBLISHER - (LOCATION) / COPYRIGHT: CRFTER BAND, SEIPZIG, ca. 1880s EDITION: First Edition assumed ISBN: NONE CATEGORY: Foreign, Decorative, Rare BINDING/COVER: Hardbacks without dust jacket COLOR: Light Brown SIZE: 4 ½ x 6 ½ (approximately) PAGES: sectioned pages in all volumes. CONDITION: The outsides of the books are in good plus condition. The insides of the books are in good plus condition. Books are without marks or writings, pages are clean and books are tight and sturdy. All the pages are present in the books. BACKGROUND/DESCRIPTION: Goethe with various sections in each volume COMPETITIVE PRICING! Once paid, book(s) will ship immediately to customer (it's on the way), you are welcome to email about shipment date! REFUNDS: All ViewFair books, prints, and manuscript items are 100% refundable up to 14 business days after item is received. InvCodePrc E H V VIEWFAIR BOOKS: 008844 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Life of William Blake. With Selections from his Poems and Other Writings. A New and Enlarged Edition illustrated from Blake’s own Works. With additional Letters and a Memoir of the Author.

      2 vols. London: Macmillan, 1880. 2 vols., 8vo, xvii, 431; ix, 383 pp., with a portrait frontispiece in each volume and numerous illustrations. Original blue cloth with elaborate gilt-stamped designs. A fine copy of this attractive binding with the binder’s ticket “Bound by Burn & Co” at the back. Second and best edition. Of special interest are the original prints - three from the Virgil woodblocks (in this edition printed on India paper and preferable to the prints in the first edition of Gilchrist) and 17 from electrotypes made from the original copperplates of the Songs of Innocence and of Experience. Gilchrist was Blake’s first full-scale biographer and the only biographer who actually met Blake. The work was unfinished when he died and largely completed by Dante Gabriel Rossetti who wrote the final chapter from Gilchrist’s notes, with help from his brother William Michael, and also Swinburne whose own book on Blake was the result of his researches when reviewing Gilchrist’s book. Bentley, Blake Books, 1680B.

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        Tiger].

      c. 1880 - Albumen print. Caged Tiger at London Zoo, good tonal range, small clean tear at bottom centre. Dimensions: 150 by 265mm. (6 by 10.5 inches).

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        NEW GUINEA: WHAT I DID AND WHAT I SAW.

      London, Samson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington, 1880.FIRST EDITION 1880, 2 VOLUMES COMPLETE SET. 8vo, approximately 225 x 140 mm, 8¾ x 5½ inches, 69 plates some full page and some in the text, which includes portrait frontispiece of author, 4 colour plates of birds, pages, x, 1 - 424, x, 1 - 407 plus 32 publisher's catalogue, FOLDING MAP MISSING AND FACSIMILE PROVIDED IN POCKET AT REAR, original publisher's pictorial cloth. Recased with original spine relaid on new matching cloth, new cloth visible at hinges, bindings rubbed and spines faded, uneven fading to covers, new endpapers, neat old ink name to top of blank side of portrait and half title, half - title missing from volume 1, pale foxing to half - title in volume 2, a little pale age - browning in places, but text and plates mostly clean, a sturdy working set. PLEASE NOTE: The illustration listed in the vol 1 for page 231 is at page 231 in volume 2 and that listed for 83 in vol 2 is at page 83 in vol 1. This is probaly the same in all copies. THIS IS A HEAVY SET AND WILL REQUIRE EXTRA POSTAGE. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        [two lines in Hebrew, then] Liber psalmorum. Textum masoreticum acuratissime expressit ... notis criticis confirmavit S. Baer. Praefatus est edendi operis adjutor Franciscus Delitzsch.

      Lipsiae: Ex officina Bernhardi Tauchnitz 8vo (22.4 cm, 8.8"). [1] f., 82 pp.; manuscript notes bound in.. 1880 This "textum masoreticum" book of psalms, i.e., the traditional Hebrew text, was edited by masoretic scholar Seligman Baer (1825–97) and theologian Franz Delitzsch (1813–90) as part of their Masoretic Bible series, published by Tauchnitz between 1869 and 1895. A truly => unique copy, this particular volume is thickly interleaved with variously sized sheets and tabs containing the fastidious manuscript notes of published author => Walter Robert Betteridge, D.D. (1863–1916), a notable faculty member in the Old Testament Department of the Rochester Theological Seminary who swathed page after page in minute inked marginalia, and added yet more bulk with clippings from related texts — annotated, of course. Among the doctor's publications was an article on "The Accuracy of the Authorized Version of the Old Testament" (1911), including the Hebrew psalms. Provenance: Donated by Mrs. Betteridge to the seminary library, with institutional bookplate noting this on rear pastedown. Recent black moiré silk, spine with gilt-stamped leather title-label. Ex-library with bookplate on rear pastedown as above, pressure-stamp on title-page, call number in lower margin of second leaf; paper brittle, dust- or sometimes soot-soiled(?) at edges, and prone to chipping. Replete with scholia, this is => a stunning testament to one scholar's study of the O.T.

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        The Complete Poker-Player

      New York: Dick & Fitzgerald Publishers, 1880. Second edition, later printing. x, [11]-142, [2, catalogue] pp. 12mo. Publisher's green cloth with gilt-stamped title and illustration of hand holding four aces. Some light surface scuffing to front cover, else a fine copy with bright gilt. Second edition, later printing. x, [11]-142, [2, catalogue] pp. 12mo. One of the Earliest Poker Manuals. A fine copy of the second edition of this foundational work on poker. The rare first edition of 1875 - with only one copy located on OCLC - is, along with Winterblossom's The Game of Draw Poker, the earliest published work dedicated solely to poker. Blackbridge attempts to legitimize poker, and gambling and gaming in general, harmonizing it with Christian values and drawing comparisons to generally respected professions that trade in risk, such as that of banker and insurance provider. Beyond the moralizing tone, Blackbridge's work provides a technical and probabilistic discussion of the game, and includes a section on "Probabilities at Draw-Poker" by Dr. Pole. The rules printed in Chapter XIX are adapted from The American Hoyle. A third edition was published by Dick & Fitzgerald in 1884. Jessel 122; Horr 167; All In 13

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        BANBUTSU HINAGATA GAFU: BOOK OF DESIGNS.

      [Tokyo 1880-81, Eto]. Vols. 1-4 of a 5 vol. set, very good,. blue, green, purple stitched wrs., some faint damp stain on. vol.1, 129 double-pages woodcut illustrations, hand-printed. on Washi paper, 15 x 23.5 cm. FIRST & ONLY EDITION. A STUNNING SET OF DESIGN BOOK FOR JAPANESE OBJECTS Contains b.w. illustrations of E-hon, textiles, scrolls and birds, flowers, Chinese heroes, pottery, porcelain &c. Compiled by Otagawa Yasuchika, the well known ivory carver. * This is signed "Sensai Eitaku" [Kano School, 1843-90]. Eitaku [Kobayashi] was a Japanese style painter & became a pupil of Kano Eitoku Tatsunobu. He attained Samurai status, later he edited several painting books & was an illustrator for the "Yokohama Mainichi Shimbun," specializing in historical subjects. He worked in the Kano, and later Nanga styles. Eitaku: [1843-90]. Superbly done, quite nice ! * CONDITION: The set is bound in original various colored covers, with title slips, title slip of vol. 4 is half gone, and there is some spotting to the front and rear covers of that volume else all are with usual edge wear and some small nibbles on the bottom of vol. 1. Contents of all are clean, no worming. **** REFERENCE: L. Roberts: DICTIONARY OF JAPANESE ARTISTS, p.23 for more details. * H. Kerlen: CATALOGUE OF PRE-MEIJI JAPANESE BOOKS AND MAPS IN PUBLIC COLLECTIONS IN THE NETHERLANDS #29, p.14. * Louise N. BROWN: BLOCK PRINTING AND BOOK ILLUSTRATION IN JAPAN, p.180. * L. Dawes: CATALOGUE OF JAPANESE ILLUSTRATED BOOKS: pp.180-181. *** Scans can be sent by email. Images displayed may not always be the exact photo of the copy in stock for sale at any given time. If you want to see the exact image of the book or edition in stock today, please request this by email. . Photos of most of our books are posted to our .

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        Tarcissus: the Boy Martyr of Rome, in the Diocletian Persecution, A.D. CCCIII [Cover title]

      [Saffron Walden, Essex: Boardman, 1880. First edition. 1 vols. 24mo. Original grey printed wrappers, dated 1880 in Rolfe's hand. With the ownership signature of A. T. Bartholomew and his ms. note recording 1926 purchase from Christopher Sclater Millard. Fine copy, in folding case. First edition. 1 vols. 24mo. Superb Copy with Exceptional Provenance. Baron Corvo's first work, issued anonymously at age 20. The date "1880" is inscribed on front cover in Rolfe's hand. Copies of Tarcissus are of almost legendary rarity (fewer than fifty were printed). This copy has an exceptional provenance from the collections of Wilde bibliographer Stuart Mason (Christopher Sclater Millard), through A. T. Bartholomew, a Cambridge University librarian and early Corvo enthusiast; H. Bradley Martin; and Robert Scoble, the leading Corvo scholar and biographer. Woolf A1a. Provenance Stuart Mason (Christopher Sclater Millard), sold to A. T. Bartholomew; H. Bradley Martin (sold at Sotheby's, 1990), and Corvo biographer Robert Scoble (pencil signature inside case)

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        [title transcribed as] Chiao hui tao wen ["Wade Gile" system of transcription] or Jiao hui dao wen [in the "Pinyin" transcription system].

      Shanghai: St. John's College 8vo (25 cm; 10"). One wooden printing block, one page on each side.. 1880 In October of 1935 the distinguished theologian and scholar Y.Y. Tsu of St. John's University in Shanghai sent this wooden block to the Pacific School of Religion as a thank-you for the hospitality the school had shown him during his visiting lectureship at PSR in the Fall of 1931. The printing block is from the 1880 printing of the Book of Common Prayer in Low Wenli, being => the first edition in that dialect, and it contains four pages from the psalter. Dr. Tsu explained in the letter accompanying the block (still present with it) that "since the [adoption] of the use of moveable type years ago, these blocks have been discarded." Griffiths had noted explicitly of the 1880 edition that it was "printed from wooden blocks (kept at St. John's College)." Provenance: St. John's College (later University), Shanghai; Y.Y Tsu; Pacific School of Religion (properly released). Very good condition.

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        Album de 69 photographies anciennes sur Venise.

      Venise, C. Naya et J. Anderson, s.d. [c. 1870-1880]. - In-4, pleine toile écrue ornée au dos de filets dorés, d&#146;un large encadrement aux plats, doré au premier avec fleur de lys au centre, et estampé au second, tirages sur papier albuminé (env. 19 x 26 cm.) chaque, glissés sous double feuillets de montage. Légendes et nom du photographe en bas des épreuves. Plats lég. salis. Tirages en bon état, bien contrastés pour la plupart. Bel album composé de diverses vues de Venise, ses monuments et &#156;uvres d&#146;art. 60 portent le nom de Carlo Naya, 6 celui d&#146;Anderson ou son monogramme et 3, sans nom mentionné. On remarque notamment une dizaine de clichés représentent le Grand Canal et ses gondoliers, l&#146;église Saint Marc et le palais des Doges. Carlo Naya (1816-1882) et James Anderson (1813-1877) sont deux grands pionniers de la photographie italienne. Le premier s&#146;établit à Venise dès 1857, le second, originaire d&#146;Angleterre, exerça à Rome à partir de 1838, d&#146;abord comme peintre aquarelliste puis comme photographe. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Album de 87 photographies anciennes par ALINARI et BROGI. Florence et autres villes italiennes.

      Firenze, Fratelli Alinari, s.d. [c. 1880]. - In-4, pleine toile écrue titrée et ornée au dos de filets dorés, d&#146;une fleur de lys et d&#146;un large encadrement aux plats, doré au premier et estampé au second, tirages sur papier albuminé (env. 19 x 26 cm. chaque), glissés sous double feuillets de montage. Légendes en bas des épreuves, 69 d&#146;entre eux portent un cachet sec "Alinari". Cachet encre de la maison Alinari au premier contreplat de l&#146;album, plats lég. salis. Tirages en bon état, bien contrastés pour la plupart. Bel album composé par la célèbre firme photographique fondée à Florence en 1852 par les frères Alinari. Cinq de ces photographies émanent du studio de Giacomo Brogi, autre pionnier de la photographie italienne. Vues d&#146;extérieurs, de monuments ou d&#146;&#156;uvres d&#146;art (tableaux, sculptures, détails d&#146;architecture) : Florence (54 photographies), Pise (3), Lucca (2), Pistoia (3), Pavie (5), Bologne (2, G. Brogi), Gênes (1, Brogi), Bordighera (1, Brogi). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Ägypten in Bild und Wort. Dargestellt von unseren ersten Künstler. 2 Bände

      Stuttgart - Leipzig: Druck und Eduard Hallberger 1879-1880 - OHLdr., VI+387; XII+432 Seiten, 2°, prachtvolle Einbände mit reicher Verzierung, Zahlreiche, oft ganzseitige Illustrationen im Text, 2 Karten, beide Exemplare etwas berieben, abgegriffen und gelockert, Besitzerunterschrift auf den Titelblätter, jetzt teilweise retuschiert; innen frisch und sauber, insgesamt guter Zustand. Book Language/s: de [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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