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        Medicinal Plants

      J. & A. Churchill, New Burlington Street, 1880. First edition. 306 hand-colored lithographs after drawings by David Blair. 4 vols. 8vo. Bound in publisher's half morocco and marbled boards. Light rubbing to binding, spines sunned. Blair, David. Blair, David. First edition. 306 hand-colored lithographs after drawings by David Blair. 4 vols. 8vo. Very scarce in trade - only 3 complete copies at auction in the last 25 years.

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        [Printed Qur'an] [Koran]

      [N.p., possibly Leipzig, 1880. With chromolithographic double-page opening text within gilt polychrome borders, Arabic text in black in a fine naskh hand, fully vocalized, breathing marks in red, aya markers in gilt, surah headings and juz' markers in gilt, within red and black rule borders, catchwords. WIth one-page Turkish authorization at end. [875] pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Contemporary black leather gilt, a.e.g. Worn, upper and lower boards preserved within later green silk boards and metal clasp (spine strip detached but present), gilt rose silk endsheets. A few leaves with foxing, otherwise internally clean. With chromolithographic double-page opening text within gilt polychrome borders, Arabic text in black in a fine naskh hand, fully vocalized, breathing marks in red, aya markers in gilt, surah headings and juz' markers in gilt, within red and black rule borders, catchwords. WIth one-page Turkish authorization at end. [875] pp. 1 vols. 8vo. The present example of the printed Qur'an compares closely to a copy held at McMaster University (Toronto), identified as a German facsimile of a manuscript Qur'an from 1683 C.E. (reproduced in digital facsimile), save at the very end of the text. This copy has a small note identifying the gilt calligrapher as the faqir Hassan, two pages of text concerning mosques in Basra and Kufa, and the additional page in Turkish transcribing an authorization and attestation dated 1094 A.H. (1675 C.E.) and ten seals and signatures. The endsheets have manuscript notes in Persian circa 1308 A.H. (1889 C.E.). An usual and well travelled example of a printed Qur'an using color printing to resemble the traditional Islamic manuscript format.

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        The Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley in Verse and Prose, Now First Brought Together with Many Pieces Not Before Published, in Eight Volumes: Poetry I-IV, Prose I-IV

      London: Reeves and Turner, 1880. First Thus. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. First thus. Binder's copies. PLEASE NOTE: Price includes $350 restoration credit with Plough & Shear Bindery. Significant loss of spine cloth from two volumes, several bindings need repair, boards of several volumes are soiled and a bit warped, front & end matter foxed. This would be an ideal set for rebinding purposes; it could also be sympathetically restored. 1880 Hard Cover. Complete in eight hardcover volumes. 8vo. Original blue cloth, gold bird & butterfly on front covers, gilt titles, top edge gilt. Each volume includes frontispiece, one of which is an etching from a painting by William Bell Scott, a noted Scottish painter. Also included are a number of etchings, among which are facsimiles of Shelley's handwritten manuscripts. Volume V includes a fold-out Pedigree of Percy Shelley which traces his family tree back 200 years. Percy Shelley was among the most important English Romantic poets, a good friend of Lord Byron, and the husband of Frankenstein author Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley. Forman's collection of his works is still considered the most authoritative and well-researched collection available, and was the first to include Shelley's 'The Daemon of the World'. The poetical works first appeared in four volumes in 1876, and the prose works were released separately in 1880. At this time, Reeves and Turner also offered a complete uniform set of all eight volumes, which is the set for sale here.

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        Die Krankheiten des Halses und der Nase. 1.Bd.: Die Krankheiten des Pharynx. Larynx und der Trachea. 2.Bd.: Die Krankheiten des Oesophagus, der Nase und des Nasenrachenraums. (all publ.).

      - Deutsch unter Mitwirkung des Verfasssers herausgegeben und mit zahlreichen Zusätzen versehen von Felix Semon. Berlin, August Hirschwald, 1880/84, 8°, XVI+804 pp.; 838 pp., 205 Holzschn., 2 Halbledereinbände. First German Edition! - "Sir Morell Mackenzie's (1837-1892) great reputation earned him the title of Father of British Laryngology. In 1863 he founded the Golden Square Throat Hospital, London. The first hospital in the world devoted solely to diseases of the throat; he was also the founder of the Journal of Laryngology. He was called to attend Crown Prince Frederick afterwards Emperor Frederick III of Germany, who suffered from, succumbed to, a cancer of the larynx. Mackenzie was much maligned by a section of German medical profession for refusing to agree to operation until biopsy had been performed. Three speciems proved negative and operation was delayed until too late. Mackenzie's health was affected by his arducous duties on behalf of the Emperor and he died in 1892. - This book was the standard work on the subject and had an important influence on the development of laryngology. - Garrison & Morton No.3287 (Engl. Ed.). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        History of the Flag of the United States of America, and of the Naval

      1880. 123363 PREBLE, George Henry. History of the Flag of the United States of America, and of the Naval and Yacht-Club Signals, Seals, and Arms, and Principal National Songs of the United States. With a Chronicle of the Symbols, Standards, Banners, and Flags of Ancient and Modern Nations. xvi, 815 pp. Illustrated with ten coloured plates, two hundred engravings on wood and maps and autographs. 4to., bound in publisher's blue cloth. Boston: A. Williams and Company, 1880. $1250.00 Second revised edition. The classic work on the subject, illustrated with magnificent colour plates. George Henry Preble was an American naval officer and writer, known for his "History of the Flag of the United States of America," and for taking the first photograph of the Fort McHenry flag that inspired The Star-Spangled Banner. A fine copy, scarce thus.

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        LAS Cofradías de Sevilla en cromo-litografía.

      - Sevilla, Luis Marquez y Echeandia, s.a. (hacia 1880), 16,5 x 23 cm., 10 págs. de explicación de las láminas + 42 láminas en colores, las dos últimas plegadas, una de ellas es una panorámica de la Cofradía del Santo Entierro de 170 x 11 cm. y la última , en color sepia de 49 x 28 cm. representa a la Cofradía de Monserrate a su paso por la Plaza de San Francisco. ANDALUCÍA SEVILLA SEMANA SANTA

      [Bookseller: Librería Anticuaria Antonio Mateos]
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        Egyptiens lisant des contes arabes.

      ca. 1880, albumen print, 21,5 x 27,5 cm, signed and numbered No. 642. KEYWORDS:egypt / cairo

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        Death or Glory

      London: Hogarth House, n.d., ca. 1880s - Stirring novel of the Crimean War by George Emmett, prolific author of juvenile adventures. Other works in the Shot & Shell series include 'Captain Jack; or, One of the Light Brigade'; 'The King's Hussars; A Tale of India', and 'For Valour; or, How I won the Victoria Cross' With loosely inserted chromolithograph poster of a dismounted cavalryman, "No Surrender! I belong to the Death or Glory Boys." OCLC also records the Author's Edition, 136 pp., at the University of South Carolina Shot and Shell No. 56. Published every Wednesday with the 'Young Englishman's Journal'. Small 4to. Profusely illustrated. 184 pp. Burgundy cloth, spine stamped in gilt, with original pictorial wrappers bound in. Sporting bookplate of Alexander M. Byers. Chromolithograph poster (repaired along folds with archival tissue, some losses) laid in. OCLC lists only NYPL (J.S. Billings Mem. Coll.). Not in British Library [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Dictionnaire français-arabe (arabe vulgaire - arabe grammatical)

      Maisonneuve Frères Editeurs 1880 - Livre d'occasion Deux forts vol. in-4, reliure de l'époque demi-basane rouge, dos à 5 nerfs, titre, auteur et tomaison dorés, papier marbré assorti sur les plats ; XXIX- 975 et 860 pp., texte sur 2 colonnes, couvertures d'origine conservées. Ex-libris de la Comtesse Chapaz de la Prat. Sommaire : Contient : 1- Tous les mots de la langue française et tous les termes spéciaux aux arts, sciences, métiers, etc ; 2- La traduction en arabe de tous ces mots avec les différences spéciales aux divers pays musulmans ; 3- La déclinaison des noms et adjectifs, la conjugaison des verbes réguliers et irréguliers, leur noms d'action, ainsi que les noms de temps, de lieu, etc ; 4- Les différentes acceptions des mots avec de nombreux exemples, savoir : exemples d'arabe grammatical tirés du coran, d'Ibn Khaldoun, d'Ibn Batouta, d'Aboulféda et des meilleurs auteurs arabes et exemples d'arabe parlé dans les divers pays ou localités d'Algérie, Tunisie, Maroc, du Sahara et du levant ; 5- L'étymologie des mots dérivés des verbes arabes ou de langues étrangères. Condition : Bel exemplaire de ce dictionnaire très recherché (Chadenat, 834). 7180g. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Midden - Sumatra. Reizen en Onder zoekingen der Sumatra-Expeditie, uitgerust door het aardrijkskundig Genootschap, 1877-1879, beschreven door de Leden der Expeditie, onder Toezicht van Prof. P.J.Veth.

      Leiden, Brill, 1880 - 1892.. 4 Bände in 3 plus Atlasband, so vollständig (abgesehen von dem 1 Jahr früher (1879) erschienenem Photographie-Album von Veth, welches extrem selten und teuer ist). EA. Die 4 Textbände mit mehreren Frontis und zusammen 189 weiteren Tafeln (Holzschnitt, Zeichnungen sowie überwiegend ChromoLithographien, viele nach Photogr. von Veth); weiterhin eine große, mehrf. gef. Farbkarte und zwei mehrf. gef. Stammbaum-Karten. Der Atlasband mit 16 gefalteten Karten im Format 46x60,5cm. Zusammen 2144 S. plus sehr zahlreiche mit röm. Ziffern paginierte Vorreden, Inhaltsangaben o.ä. sowie die unpag. Tafeln. Die 4 Text-Bände 4°, der Atlasband Folio-Format 46x31cm. Bde. 1-3 HLn.-Bände d.Z. mit marmorierten Deckeln; Bd. 4 neuerer GLn.-Band mit aufgez. Obroschur; Atlasband OPpBd. Bde. 1-3 Einbände berieben, teils gering bestoßen und mit kleinen Kratzern; Kapitale teils etwas ausgefranst; innen wenige Seiten mit kleinen Einrissen und teils sehr gering stockfleckig - - -überwiegend sauber und fest in der Bindung; Bibl.-expl. mit einigen wenigen Stempeln / Bd. 4 sehr guter Zustand, minimal fleckig / Atlasband guter Zustand, minimal fleckig. Insgesamt das ganze über 10 kg. schwere Werk in gutem Zustand, sauber, vollständig und fest in der Bindung.. Dieser umfassende Werk sehr selten so vollständig angeboten, vor allem der Atlasband und der 'Ethnographische Atlas' von Hasselt (Bd. 3) mit alleine 128 ausgezeichneten Tafeln sind sehr selten.

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        A Keshla and family. Titled in negative: A Policeman and Zulus in Kraal.

      c. 1880 - Two albumen prints. Good tonal range and in good condition, pasted on original mount, photographers title and number in negative. Further later title in manuscript on mount. Dimensions: 155 by 200mm. (6 by 8 inches). and 200 by 160mm. (8 by 6 inches).

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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..

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        L?Avesta ? Zoroastre et le Mazdéisme

      Maisonneuve et C.ie 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.

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        ORIGINAL GELATIN SILVER PRINT PHOTOGRAPH OF CHIEF GALL

      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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        Court of the Caryatides, Medinet Abou, Thebes.

      c. 1880 - Albumen print. Very good tonal range and in good condition, loose. Dimensions: 290 by 380mm. (11.5 by 15 inches).

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        THE SOUTH AFRICAN CAMPAIGN, 1879 [MEMORIAL EDITION]

      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]

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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).

      [Bookseller: Shapero Rare Books]
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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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        Egyptienne.

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

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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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        THE HISTORY OF THE CRUSADES (2 VOLUMES)

      "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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        Nagasaki].

      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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