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        The Cave Temples of India.

      London, Allen et al., 1880.. 4to (28,5 x 21 cm). XX, 536pp. With frontispiece, 1 fold. map, 98 plates (1 mounted photogr.), and 74 woodcut illustrations. Contemp. brown half calf, gilt, t.e.g.. First edition. - Armorial stamp to title. - Excellent copy.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Manfred Nosbüsch]
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        Life of William Blake, with Selections from his Poems and other Writings.

      London: Macmillan and Co 1880 - Second edition, two volumes, 8vo, (iv), xxiv, 432; xiv, 384 pp. 53 plates plus 16 illustrations on India paper in the text, half titles and final pages browned, some occasional light marks and foxing. Original gilt decorated cloth after designs by Blake, the gilt a little rubbed, spine ends and corners slightly worn. The best edition, with 34 letters and almost 100 pages added to this printing. Bentley 1680B.

      [Bookseller: Bow Windows Bookshop (ABA, ILAB)]
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        Baudelaire Photograph

      1880. BAUDELAIRE, Charles. Portrait for La Galerie Contemporaine by Etienne Carjat. Woodburytype print with artist's information printed on mount, 225 x 185 mm, matted and framed in polished dark wood. [Paris: Carjat, ca. 1862; published in La Galerie Contemporaine in 1878]. |~||~||~||~| |~||~||~||~||~| A literary photographic masterpiece. "Among the many nineteenth-century portraits, Carjat's Baudelaire has become an outstanding icon" (Icons of Photography). This carbon print was published posthumously in the popular anthology La Galerie Contemporaine; it is widely recognized as a literary photographic masterpiece, and has been continually reproduced down to the present day. "While portraits by Nadar strongly emphasize the poet's vain, foppish side, Carjat depicts the forty-one-year-old in the pose of a lonely intellectual who, bothered by all this picture-taking business, looks into the camera with an impatient and distrustful expression. Yet this very picture was to become the most renowned of all Baudelaire photographs" (Icons of Photography). Etienne Carjat (1828-1906), photographer of Daumier, Verlaine, and Rimbaud among other luminaries, created this brilliantly cast portrait of Baudelaire, perhaps the single most famous photograph of La Galerie Contemporaine and one of the finest literary photographic portraits of the nineteenth century. In fine condition. Victoria & Albert Museum, Guide to Early Photographic Processes, p. 91 and plate 30. Newhall, The History of Photography, p. 70. International Center of Photography, Encyclopedia of Photography, p. 99. On the Art of Fixing a Shadow, p. 101, plate 76. Langer, Icons of Photography, p. 55.

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        TA., Innenstadtansicht von Suez mit Eselreiter.

      . Aquarell n. Hildebrandt, dat. 1880, 24,3 x 34. Nach dem Aquarell von Eduard Hildebrandt, das auf seiner Weltreise 1862/63 entstanden ist. - Auf festem Papier und datiert : 3 April 1880. Vgl. Lit.: Th./B.XVII. Dekoratives Blatt.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        Great College, Lucknow].

      c. 1880 - Albumen print. Good tonal range and in good condition, slight sunning in margins, pasted on new mount, title in ink in manuscript. Dimensions: 235 by 290mm. (9.5 by 11 inches).

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        The Life of His Royal Highness the Prince Consort With Portraits and Views Seventh Edition FIVE VOLUME SET IN VERY ATTRACTIVE BINDING

      London: Smith, Elder & Co, 1880. FIVE VOLUME SET IN STUNNING BINDING, original full black morocco, spines heavily decorated in gilt with five raised bands ruled in gilt, front and rear covers heavily decorated in gilt, inner dentelles tooled in gilt, cover edges tooled in gilt, all page edges gilt, marbled endpapers, engraved portraits (complete), 516, 573, 531, 513 & 522 pages, minor rubbing, otherwise a very attractive complete set in lovely condition. HH.. New Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/None. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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        Das Landes-Zeughaus in Graz. Herausgegeben von der Vorstehung des Münzen- und Antiken-Cabinetes am St. L. Joanneum. 2 Tle. in einem Band. Leipzig, F. A. Brockhaus, 1880. Fol. 3 Bll., 176 S., XLV., 1 Bl.; 2 Bll., 149 S., 1 Bl., mit 44 (5 farb.) lithogr. Tafeln, Hldr. d. Zt. mit Rtit.

      . . Schlossar 263 - ÖBL VIII, 54 - Lipperheide Ra 50.- Enth.: Erster Teil: "Steirisches Waffenwesen von der Urzeit bis in's XVI. Jahrhundert. Des Landes-Zeughauses Bau, Zeugwartreihe, Inhalt, Aufstellung, Lieferungen, Inventare". - Zweiter Teil: "Die Waffen des Landes-Zeughauses zu Graz". - "Ausführung der lithographirten Tafeln aus der Anstalt Th. Schneider's Witwe & Presuhn, Graz".- Die Tafeln zeigen Harnische, Rüstungen, Sturmhauben, Schilde sowie Hieb-, Stich- und Schußwaffen.- Ebd. berieben u. bestoßen, Rückengelenk brüchig, innen gutes Exemplar.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Johannes Müller]
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        Les pediculines. Essai monographique. I (texte), II (atlas), supplement. (complete).

      . Leiden, E. J. Brill, 1880-1885. In three volumes. 4to. 926 [xxxix, 714; 0; xii, 161] pp., 73 [0, LVI; XVII] tinted lithographed plates. Original near uniform green blindstamped cloth with gilt title on the spines and front boards.l A fine and important monograph on lice, with a world-wide scope. Includes numerous new species, an alphabetical index, and and index on mammalian and avian host species. The fine plates were drawn by the author. Uncut. Some light foxing in the text, mainly in the endpapers, plates in plate volume partly detached (as always, the binding of this part was much to weak) but the plates are all fine. In all a very good set. Rare in a complete state with the supplement. Nissen ZBI, 3166..

      [Bookseller: Dieter Schierenberg BV]
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        L?Avesta ? Zoroastre et le Mazdéisme

      Maisonneuve et 1880 edizione originale, in 8° gr., pp. 521, bella leg. mod. in p / pelle di vitello con nervi, fregi e tit. in oro su tass. al ds., alcune leggere gore di umidità e riparaz. di alcuni strappi all?occhiello e al front., per il resto buon esempl. di questo raro e ricercato testo.

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        Lilium tigrinum

      London 1880 - Henry John Elwes (1846-1922) was a British botanist, naturalist and author, celebrated for his travels throughout Asia, including the Himalayan Mountains, with the Geographical Section of the British Association and noted for his collection of lily specimens. In 1880 Elwes published a spectacular collection of prints depicting various species of one of the world's favorite flowers, the lily. The “Monograph of the Genus Lilium” is the result of a collaborative effort, the organization and text by Elwes and the images by renowned botanical illustrator Walter Hood Fitch. Although Fitch's drawings for Elwes' “Genus Lilium” were the last great works of his career, in his lifetime, Fitch produced nearly 10,000 illustrations. This hand-colored folio size lithograph, Lilium tigrinum, measures 21.75” x 15” and is in mint condition. This lily, commonly known as the Tiger Lily, is richly colored with a pale stem but vibrant green leaves and decorative red-orange flowers and stamen. The flowers are illustrated in many states of bloom. In addition to the flower, sections of the bulb and root and a sketch-like drawing of the plant in its entirety add a scientific aspect to this magnificent lithograph.

      [Bookseller: Arader Galleries San Francisco]
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      c. 1880. Photograph. Provenance: Rex Arrowsmith, renowned Santa Fe Native American art dealer. Photograph has minor and wear but in overall very good condition. Tipped onto matte board. "Copyright D. F. Barry" embossment in lower right. Mount/matte size: 17.5" x 12". Photo size: 13.75" x 9". Includes the original descriptive sheet. .

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        Lilium Maximowicai, var. Bakeri, var. Regeli; Lilium pseudotigrinum

      London 1880 - Henry John Elwes (1846-1922) was a British botanist, naturalist and author, celebrated for his travels throughout Asia, including the Himalayan Mountains, with the Geographical Section of the British Association and noted for his collection of lily specimens. In 1880 Elwes published a spectacular collection of prints depicting various species of one of the world's favorite flowers, the lily. The “Monograph of the Genus Lilium” is the result of a collaborative effort, the organization and text by Elwes and the images by renowned botanical illustrator Walter Hood Fitch. Although Fitch's drawings for Elwes' “Genus Lilium” were the last great works of his career, in his lifetime, Fitch produced nearly 10,000 illustrations. This hand-colored folio size lithograph, Lilium Maximowicai, var. Bakeri, var. Regeli; Lilium pseudotigrinum, measures 21.75” x 15” and is in mint condition. These lilies are richly colored with vibrant green stems and leaves and large flowers in vibrant shades of yellow, orange and pink. The blooming flowers are expertly detailed and naturalistically rendered on this superb lithograph. Also included in, adding a scientific aspect, are drawings of the bulbs of the flowers.

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      Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, and Rivington,. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1880. Hardcover. Africa; South Africa; Great Britain; Natale; Zimbabwe; Zulu; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 378 pages; [South Africa]. The South African Campaign, 1879, Compiled By J. P. Mackinnon and Sydney Shadbolt. [Memorial Edition]. Lon: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, and Rivington, 1880. 4to. 378pp. Full green cloth; aeg. Spine neatly re-glued; spine ends and corners modestly worn pp96 signature neatly reinserted, lacking map of Zululand, else very good with map of Isandhlwana and 60 Permanent Cabinet Photographs of the Officers of the British Army and Navy lost in the Zulu War. Also laid in is a 4pp ALs dated Nov 6th, 1959 from Charles M. Wynne of Somerset to an unnamed correspondent and a 14pp document in Wynne's hand containing "extracts from letters of Captain W. R. C. Wynne, R. E. , relating to his service in the Zulu War, between November 1878 and March, 1879." Captain Warren Richard Colvin Wynne, Brevet-Major, Royal Engineers, whose portrait appears facing page 75, died at Fort Pearson, on the Natal frontier, on April 9th, 1879. Natal, Griqualand West, Zulu. This letter is written on yellow lined paper. ; 9 .

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        Coal mining, Hatou, Tonkin].

      c. 1880 - Albumen print. Three-part panorama, fair tonal range and in good condition, pasted on new card. Dimensions: 245 by 820mm. (10 by 32 inches). Tonkin is the northernmost region of Vietnam. The view shows workers at the 'Companie française des Charbonnages du Tonkin'; a coal mine.

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        Museo Español de Antigüedades bajo la dirección del Dr. D. . con la colaboración de los primeros escritores y artistas de España.

      Madrid, José Gil Dorregaray-Fortanet, 1872-1880 - Gran fol. (44 x 32 cm.) 9 tomos (de 11) encuadernados en 8 vols. en cartoné de época, lomos lisos, doble tejuelo verde. Infinidad de litografías y cromolitografías a toda plana. La revista artística más significativa de la época. Publicada por entregas o números como toda publicación periódica, resulta hoy prácticamente imporible de encontrar completa. El presente ejemplar consta de 9 tomos (a excepción del primero y el último, el 1 y el 11). Palau: “Esta suntuosa obra destinada al estudio de la arqueología española, tanto en la Edad Antigua como de la Edad Media, con interesantes monografías de los principales arqueólogos del país.” “El Museo Español de Antigüedades supuso, pese a su breve vida –entre 1872 y 1880– una interesante experiencia en el panorama de las publicaciones de la época. Dirigida por Juan de Dios de la Rada y delgado acogió las intervenciones de F. Fita, Amador de los Ríos, Vilanova y Piera. Su apariencia monumental remitía a las grandes publicaciones europeas del siglos XIX. Los diferentes números incluyeron una incipiente parte gráfica donde destacaba el uso de los grabados, la litografía y la cromolitografía. La presencia de estos procedimientos testimonia cómo se prefirió la calidad sobre la cantidad y se recurrió, por tanto, a la litografía y al caro procedimiento de la cromolitografía. Varios dibujantes y pintores contribuyeron en esta parte gráfica. En otras ocasiones fueron los propios autores quienes aportaron los dibujos. En la obra se hacía una defensa acérrima de la Historia, defenciendo su importancia, intentando promover esta incipiente concienciación. Intentaba vincular el conocimiento de la Historia con el progreso de las naciones. Destacaba su defensa y positiva valoración de la arqueología como fuente histórica. El Museo Español de Antigüedades se convirtió en referencia, dentro de un escaso panorama gráfico. En cualquier caso, su aportación resulta ejemplar de la creciente importancia y demanda que iba tomando la parte gráfica.” [González Reyero, La fotografía en la arqueología española, pp. 375-376] Palau, 186474 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Théâtre (1869 à 1881) & Poésie (1864 à 1974)

      - Alphonse Lemerre, Paris, 1880 à 1882. 6 volumes in-12 (16 x 10 cm) reliure pleine basane rouge signée David (David relieur travail chez Lortic, Gruel., épouse Mlle Kaufmann, soeur du relieur), dos à nerfs à caissons dorés, triple filets sur les plats, filets sur les coupes, dentelle intérieure doré trois tranches, un frontispice de Rajon, Théâtre : 1869-1872 : 191 p., 1873-1878 : 322 p. ; 1879-1881 : 251 p. - Poésie : 1864-1869 : 221 p. ; 1869-1874 : 236 p.; 1874-1878 : 282 p. Bel ensemble très frais, tranches dorées "miroir". En vers et en prose, François Coppée (1842-1908) s’appliqua à exprimer l'émotion humaine de la façon la plus simple : le patriotisme instinctif, la joie d’un nouvel amour et la pitié envers les pauvres, traitant chacun de ces sujets avec sympathie et pénétration. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Philippe Lucas Livres Anciens]
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        Mamluk cemetery, Cairo.

      c. 1880 - Toned silver-gelatin print. Very good tonal range and in good condition, slight discoloration in top right corner. Dimensions: 190 by 395mm. (7.5 by 15.5 inches).

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        Paysage marin

      Original wood oil, representing a rural landscape, recorded in an imposing gilded wood frame. A small lack without gravity inside right of the frame. S.n. S.l. 1880 Cadre : 50x34cm ; peinture : 33x18,5cm encadré

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Le meurtre de Kudo Suketsune par Goro Tokimune

      Original print. Triptych of three interconnected prints (taped to the back of a strip of paper) .Three sheets joined into one. Hole at each end. A lack in the left margin. A twelfth century central.Au fold Tokimune avenge the death of his father by killing his murderer, Kudo Suketsune. Toshihide was a pupil of Yoshitoshi, his prints are characterized by a mixture of Western and Traditional. Matsunaga Sakujiro 1880 35x72cm (Oban triptyque) une feuille

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        Histoire de la gravure, en Italie, en Espagne, en Allemagne, dans les Pays-bas, en Angleterre et en France ; suivis d'indications pour former une collection d'estampes

      First Edition, illustrated with 72 engravings (etchings), re-engraved from the originals. All boards, taken before the letter have been marked with a pencil (author and title). Cardboard editor. Special plate Souze. Binding by Charles Magnier. Half red ornate grief; flat red calico hit a large decorative gold plate with black background. Gilt edges. Shimmering white paper guard. Upper joint slightly cracked head. Some foxing on the first pages and index. Beautiful specimen Hachette Paris 1880 Fort et grd. in 8 format jésus (18,5x27,5cm) 528pp. relié

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        Die Hühnervögel mit besonderer Rücksicht auf ihre Pflege und Zucht in der Gefangenschaft.

      I. Band. Erste Abtheilung (all published !). Berlin, L. Gerschel, 1880. 2 volumes (text & atlas). Large-4to. (text) & Oblong-folio (atlas). pp. iii, (1), 264, with 35 (2 chromo-) lithographed plates. Original printed wrappers (somewhat worn; text) & original printed cloth-backed boards. Not listed in the well-known bibliographies (Anker, Ellis Collection, Nissen, Strong, Trinity College, Zimmer); only Wood 305: "The work deals with the feeding, housing, and acclimatization of fowls and pheasants. The Atlas has coloured plates of Reeves' Pheasant, and Amherst's Pheasant, with numerous plans of pheasants-runs and hen-coops. It is a rare book". One of the few 19th century publications dealing exclusively with gallinaceous birds in captivity.

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      Port Said, ca. 1880, albumen print, 21,9 x 28,1 cm, on mount. KEYWORDS:egypt.

      [Bookseller: Krul Antiquarian Books]
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        Quodlibet mit Teilansichten von Henkerturm, Insel Schütt, Burg, Fünfeckigem Turm, Dürerhaus, Nassauerhaus, Bratwurstglöcklein und Museumsbrücke, als lose Zeichenblätter verteilt liegend über einem blühenden Kirschbaumzweig.

      . Aquarell und Federzeichnungen, unleserlich sign. "M.Ben...", um 1880, 47 x 40 cm.. Handschriftlich bez. "Geburtstagsgeschenk von Mieze an Vater". - Leicht fleckig, Ecken abgestoßen, mit einigen Randeinrissen. Im Stil der Zeit versiert ausgeführte Arbeit in lebhaften Farben und von großer dekorativer Wirkung!

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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      "Illustrated with One Hundred Grand Compositions by Gustave Dore". The French historian Michaud completed his massive history half a century before this production; the Barrie Publishers chose Dore as illustrator as his style was so well suited to realizing both the savagery and at times the nobility of the centuries long Crusades. Full brown morocco bindings, stamped in blind and in gilt, with dentelle turn-ins, and white moire endpapers. There has been discreet repair to the spines, and the endpapers have some minor chipping. Scattered foxing, mostly affecting the borders and versos of the "Grand Compositions".

      [Bookseller: BLACK SWAN BOOKS, INC., ABAA, ILAB]
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        The Book of Common Prayer and Administration of the Sacraments and other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church according to the Use of The Church of England Together with the Psalter or Psalms of David, pointed as they are to be sung or said in churches; and the form and manner or making ordaining and consecrating of Bishops, Priests and Deacons.

      Oxford: Printed at the University Press. Very good condition with only minor signs of wear. Bookplate on pastedown.. Oxford, Printed at the University Press, no year (ca.1880). 4°. 473 unnumbered pages. Full Morocco-binding on 5 raised band with gilt lettering on spine and gilt lettering "Kings Bromley Manor - Lichfield" on frontcover. Very good condition with only minor signs of wear. Bookplate on pastedown.

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      Ten hand-coloured albumen prints. In good condition, pasted on original card, title in manuscript. Dimensions: 200 by 265mm. (8 by 10.5 inches). Views include Temple, Road leading to Mogi, Birds-eye view, Takaboko, New drydock, Port, Tea house, Dejima and Baboo gardens.

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        Le Roman bourgeois. Preface de M. Emile Colombey. Eaux-fortes de Dubouchet. Variantes et bibliographie.

      Paris, Quantin, 1880.. 413 S., 2 Bl., mit einem Frontispiz, einer gefalteten Faksimiletafel eines Autographen von Furetiere und Radierungen von Dubouchet. 8°, roter Marquineinband der Zeit mit reicher Goldprägung und schwarzen Mosaikintarsien und innenkantenvergoldungen, Kopfgoldschnitt. Marmorierte Vorsatzblätter.. In-8 plein maroquin bordeaux, dos a nerfs tres orne, plats recouverts d'un decor de filets dores et mosaiques a l'imitation des reliures du XVIe siecle, large dentelle int., tranches dorees (Dercq) une charniere frottee, l'autre fragile. Edition illustree d'eaux-fortes par Dubouchet. Riche reliure mosaiquee de R. Dercq. - Prachtvoller Einband, signiert von R. Dercq! Äusserts gekonnte Nachahmung eines Einbandes des 16. Jahrhundert, mit moraikartigen, ornamentalen schwarzen Intarsien sowie reicher, floraler Goldprägung. Auf einigen falschen Bünden, mit Innenkantenvergoldung und hübsch marmorierten Vorsatzblättern. - Der Einband im Außengelenk leichter beschabt, eine Lage etwas gelockert, schwach gebräunt. Gut erhalten! - In Französisch.

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        A Series of Picturesque Views of Seats of the Noblemen and Gentlemen of Great Britain and Ireland with Descriptive and Historical Letterpress

      London: William Mackenzie. Only few signs of wear to the boards. The bindings in very firm and excellent condition.. 6 volumes complete with 240 coloured, original chromo-lithographs. London, William Mackenzie, no year [ca. 1880]. 4°. Volume I: VI, 90, [1] pages with 40 illuatrations. Volume II: IV, 80 pages with 40 illustrations. Volume III: IV, 80 pages with 40 illustrations. Volume IV: IV, 82 pages with 40 illustrations. Volume V: IV, 80 pages with 40 illustrations. Volume VI: IV, 88 pages with 40 illustrations. Original blind & gilt-stamped decorative maroon morocco binding. A spectacular binding. Only few signs of wear to the boards. The bindings in very firm and excellent condition. Lists 240 seats / manors / country houses in England Scotland, Wales and Ireland. For Ireland we find beautiful illustrations of: Farnham House - County Cavan - Lord Farnham / Ardtully - Near Kenmare - Kerry - Orpen (Knight) / Birr Castle - Parsonsstown - King's County, Ireland - Earl of Rose / Dartrey - County Monaghan, Irelan - Earl of Dartrey / Rossmore Park - County Monaghan - Lord Rossmore Windsor Castle / Harewood House, near Wetherby, Yorkshire (Earl of Harewood) / Wilton House in Wiltshire (Earl of Pembroke and Montgomery) / Castle Howard near Malton, Yorkshire (Earl of Carlisle) / Howsham Hall, Near Malton, Yorkshire (Cholmley - now Strickland)/ Sudeley Castle near Winchcombe, Gloucestershire - Dent / Picton Castle near Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire - Philipps / Wentworth Woodhouse, near Rotherham, Yorkshire - Earl Fitzwilliam / Everingham Park near Market Weighton, Yorkshire - Lord Herries / Holme Lacy, near Hereford - Baronet Stanhope / Eaton Hall near Chester, Cheshire - Duke of Westminster / Thrybergh Park near Rotherham, Yorkshire - Fullerton / Floors Castle near Kelso - Duke of Roxburghe / Lea near Gainsborough, Lincolnshire - Baronet Anderson / Farnham House near Cavan, County of Cavan, Ireland - Lord Farnham / Ilam Hall near Ashbourne, Staffordshire - Hanbury / Warwick Castle near Warwick, Warwickshire - Earl of Warwick / Burton Constable, near Kingston-Upon-Hull, Yorkshire - Baronet Constable / Franks near Farningham, Kent - Power / Chatsworth, near Bakewell, Derbyshire - Duke of Devonshire / Guy's Cliffe near Warwick, Warwickshire - Percy / and many more

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        2 Notenbücher aus dem Nachlaß von Paul Mendelssohn-Bartholdy mit je einem handschriftlichem Vermerk der Tochter Cecile Mendelssohn-Bartholdy auf den Vorsatzblättern. Celi Mendelssohn-Bartholdy aus Vaters Nachlass. Ev. mit einem schriftlichem Eintrag von Paul Mendelssohn-Bartholdy auf einem Vorsatz: Preis mit Einband 3 M 80. No.25.

      o. J... . Privat gebundene Notenbände wohl um 1880-1900. Enth.: 1. Don Juan von Mozart, Klavierauszug zu vier Händen, Leipzig & Berlin, Edition Peters o. J., 164 S. Noten., gr. 8° quer (Format ca. 23,5x31,5 cm), Halblederband der Zeit. Einband beschabt und mit leichten Stauchspuren, innen gebräunt. Namenseintrag eines späteren Besitzers auf dem Vorsatzblatt: M. Haffenreffer (ev. Matthias Haffenreffer). - 2. gebundene Ausgaben der Musik-Beilage zur Neuen Musik-Zeitung. Stuttgart u. Leipzig, Verlag Grüninger, X. Jahrgang, 1889 - XIV. Jahrgang 1893. Insgesamt ca. 245 Seiten. Wohl privat zusammengestellte Sammlung aus Einzelnummern diese beliebten Musik-Beilage. - Durchgehend gebräunt, einige Seiten hinterlegt, leichtere Randläsuren. In einem privaten schmucklosen Halbleinenband der Zeit, mit unbetiteltem Rückenschild. 4°, Filzstiftnummer auf dem Vorsatzblatt (V 6), über dem Eintrag von Cecile Mendelssohn-Bartholdy ein Namensstempel: M. Hafenreffer, hier mit dem Zusatz: Hauptlehrer. - Cecile Mendelssohn-Bartholdy ist eine Urenkelin von Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy! Sie ist die Tochter von Paul Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1879-1956), dessen Vater Paul der Sohn von Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy war! Paul Mendelssohn-Bartholdy der Ältere hatte 1867 zusammen mit Carl Alexander von Martius im Berliner Vorort Rummelsburg die Gesellschaft für Anilinfabrikation mbH gegründet, die 1873 zur Actien-Gesellschaft für Anilin-Fabrication (Agfa) wurde. Paul Mendelssohn Bartholdy der Jüngere wurde, wie sein Vater auch, Direktor der Agfa, ab 1925 dann der I.G. Farben, und leitete unter anderem die Produktion von Fotoplatten im Berliner Agfa-Werk. Cecile, das einzige Kind von Paul und Johanna Mendelssohn Bartholdy, wurde am 8. Juni 1933, gute vier Monate nach der Machtergreifung durch die Nationalsozialisten, in Berlin geboren. 1933 wurde Paul Mendelssohn Bartholdy aus dem Direktorenamt bei der I.G. Farben gedrängt. Die Brüder Paul und Otto gingen noch 1933 zusammen mit ihren Familien ins Exil. - Paul Mendelssohn-Bartholdy was the youngest son of the founder of the Agfa company, Paul Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1841-1880). Like his father he promoted in chemistry. He became a director at Agfa and from 1925 onwards at I.G. Farben, the company that was as combination of Agfa, Bayer and BASF. In 1921 he married Johanna Nauheim, a British citizen, in London. In 1927 they moved to their new villa in Berlin-Tiergarten (Rauchstrasse 17). They had a daugher in 1933, Cecile. In 1933 he was forced by the nazis to resign from his position at I.G. Farben. He emigrated to Switzerland and with the help of the artseller Justin Thannhauser he managed to bring his art collection to Basel. But in Basel many works were sold and it is unclear if this was ordered by Thannhauser or Mendelssohn-Bartholdy. The collection included eight works by Van Gogh, five by Picasso and work from Renoir, Monet, Rousseau, Braque and Matisse. Most pictures ended up in the USA. From Basel he moved on to London, but after his wife died in 948 he returned to Switzerland. He died in 1956 in Basel-Riehen.

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      (Crefeld, Rheinland: Maas & Jungvogel), 1880. original cloth stamped in gilt, all edges gilt. 4to. original cloth stamped in gilt, all edges gilt. (54) leaves. An album of engraved monograms by this German engraving company. Highly decorative title page followed by leaves showing combinations of different letters of the alphabet. For instance, the first two leaves show combinations of the letter "A" with other letters of the alphabet. This is followed by two leaves showing the letter "B," etc. Each leaf is printed on heavy paper and is hinged to a tab. From the reference library of the Zaehnsdorf Company with a commemorative booklabel loosely inserted. Minor wear along edges.

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        Dettaglio Del Monumento ( 2217 Left Side)

      Italy, 1880 1880's , Roma ,Itlay . James Anderson , Bromide / Chloride print size 10" x 12" . by James Anderson . We have the right and left view of the monument tomb . The angels are just beautiful to look at .This one # 2217 is a very fine print with great contrast . You can purchase both #2217 and #2218 for one cost. Printed in the photo at the bottom " 2217 - ROMA - Dettaglio del Monumento degli Stuart - Canova _ Chiesa di S. Pietro ". GibbsBooks. No Binding. Very Fine. Illus. by James Anderson. Book.

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        Fructus Jambosae Domesticae. [Malaysian Apple]

      Brussels.. No date. [ 1880].. Chromolithograph, 19 3/4 x 14 inches (50 x 36 cm), uniform light toning to the sheet, with a couple of tiny foxing spots, 1/2 inch repaired tear to lower edge, image is clean with bright coloring. Neat pen annotation at lower edge of verso (not visible from image side). A stunning image from Hoola van Nooten's large folio collection of images of flowers from the Dutch East Indies: Fleurs, fruits et feuillages choisis de l'ile de Java. .

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        TA., Promenade am Wasser mit Häuserfront.

      . Gouache ( anonym ), um 1880, 31,8 x 54,4. In leuchtenden Farben gehaltene Darstellung, die das Licht des frühen Abends eindrucksvoll wiedergibt.

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        Meadow Lark (Sturnella Neglecta)

      Great Britain:: Original Watercolor,, [c.1880-1900].. Matted in Rag Board. Fine/ . Fine original watercolor on gilt-edged watercolor card, with new year greeting stamped in gilt on verso. (12 x 15.8 cm). Matted in Rag. Condition: Fine, with minor aged paper remains to verso corners from previous mount. Penciled on verso: (JI.A) Meadow Lark (Sturnella Neglecta) Brown Back Yellow breast. All the more alluring by want of attribution, this vivid watercolor of a Western Meadowlark was painted not by a professional artist, field naturalist or explorer but by an amateur, or armchair, traveler/naturalist /painter; quite plausibly a young Victorian gentlewoman who would have learned the art of nature painting, as was the custom, and whose inspiration would have come from her estate's fine collection of grand natural history color plate volumes of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. The work is clearly stylized by a primitive eye, yet executed with an accomplished and refined hand; the technique is learned. The resulting composition is one of dramatic charm.

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        Aunt Louisa's Coloured Gift Books

      London and New York - Frederick Warner and Co., 1880 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A scarce title. A green cloth hardback with blindstamped back board. Bevelled edges. Stamped pictorial front board with gilt lettering. With Kronheim prints. A wonderfully illustrated children's Bible. Scarce. Joseph Martin Kronheim was born in Magdeburg, Germany on 26th October 1810. He moved to Edinburgh, via Paris, when he was 22 before becoming established in London around 1846. In 1850, Kronheim acquired a license to operate the Baxter process and adapted it, using zinc blocks instead of wood blocks. This, however, resulted in a flatter finish. He then turned to lithography for a short time, but soon returned to printing by the Baxter process. Condition: The binding is firm. The pages are generally clean and bright with the occasional handling mark and small closed tear. There is a small ink inscription on the front endpapers. Overall the condition is very good. The plates are very bright..

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        The Paragreens in Paris

      sp;- London - Ward and Lock, 1880 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A charming illustrated edition of this little-knownfamily romp by the writer of Lorenzo Benoni and Doctor Antonio. Featuring a frontispiece andseveral plates by John Leech. Condition: In a cloth binding. Externally, just slightly bumped with fading to the spine. The front hinge is strained. Internally, generally firmly bound although strained in places with one or two pages working slightly loose. Generally bright and clean with occasional spotting to the pages and plates. An unusual work. Overall: GOOD..

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        Leçons sur les fonctions doublement périodiques faites en 1847

      Berlin: Georg Reimer, 1880. First Edition. Wrappers. Good. First Edition. Wrappers. 4to (290 × 220 mm), pp. 277-310; some spotting to initial and final leaves, otherwise a clean, crisp text; good in publisher's wrappers, small chips to edges, spine chipped with some loss.

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