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        Album a Photographies de la Terre Sainte + Flowers of the Holy Land. 2 großformatige Alben.

      Jerusalem, Boulos Meo, (um 1880).. 48 großformatige Original-Fotografien, je ca. 22,5 x 28 cm, auf starken Karton aufgezogen. (Studio Zangaki. Vintages. Albuminabzüge). 21 Tafeln mit aufmontierten und arrangierten, getrockneten Wildpflanzen der Jerusalemer Umgebung. Die Original-Einbanddeckel aus Zedernholz mit intarsierter Schmuckbordüre und geschnitztem Malteser-Kreuz, Rücken aus Leder mit geprägtem Titel, Hinterdeckelprägung "Jerusalem". Goldschnitt. 35 x 47 cm.. Seltene frühe Ausgaben im Großformat. Mit Fotografien und wunderschönen Arrangements aus echten, farbigen Trockenblumen aus dem Heiligen Land, letztere naturgemäß Unikate. - Die beiden Alben bestoßen, gering gelockert, das Holz mit kleinen unauffälligen Kratzern. Die Kartons teilweise etwas stockfleckig, die Seidenpapierzwischenblätter teils beschädigt. Insgesamt sehr schön erhaltenes Set. - 2 monumental albums, one containing ornamentally arranged dried flowers of Palestine, the other 48 original photographs, vintages, in large format, showing the usual buildings, places and landscapes of biblical interest. Bound in half calf with mounted and carved cedarwood covers, these with the Maltese cross. Some browning, cardboards wavy and browned, the photos somewhat faded, tissue-guards partly creased. Overall in good condition.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Mertens & Pomplun GbR (Versa]
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        Os Lusiadas (The Lusiads) [with] Camoens: His Life and His Lusiads [with] The Lyricks 6 volumes

      London: Bernard Quaritch, 1880. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition. 1880, 1881, 1884. 6 volumes in green cloth, the first two volumes are the second issue, uniform in size with the others. Bookplates and bookseller tickets on front pastedowns, volumes 3 and 4 (Camoens: His Life and His Lusiads) more heavily worn, 4 with a small spot of blue pain on the front hinge, and volume 3 neatly rebacked in green cloth with the original spine laid back down. Light wear, rubbing to gilt and hinges, and a few lightly bumped corners otherwise. Still about very good over all. Slight scattered foxing and age toning internally, a bit heavier to the titles and endpapers. Originally published in 1572, it is the de facto national epic of Portugal, detailing in heroic form the voyages during the Age of Exploration. Penzer 105-106. Size: Octavo (8vo). 6-volume set (complete). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 3 kilos. Category: Poetry; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 044673.

      [Bookseller: Pazzo Books]
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        Groupe de Bédouines Syriennes.

      ca. 1880, albumen print, 22,4 x 28,1 cm on mount, signed in the plate, photograph no 603. KEYWORDS:palestine / syria

      [Bookseller: Krul Antiquarian Books]
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        Edinburgh in the Olden Time

      Thomas George Stevenson, Edinburgh 1880 - Limited Edition: No 257 of 350 copies. 22 by 15 inches. 63 plates of lithographed, architectural plates of Edinburgh. Rebound in half-leather (grey goatskin) with maroon/purple bookcloth. New endpapers of Ardoise hand-made paper with delicate pattern in maroon/purple. Fine, new facsimile title-page and pre-title page (original pages with some damp-staining bound in at rear). Plates clean and good. Fine robust copy. Very heavy. E-mail for further information. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        THE POETICAL WORKS OF HENRY WADSWORTH LONGFELLOW

      Boston: Houghton, Osgood and Company, 1880. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Bright, close to Fine and very scarce when signed. Four volumes in two thick octavo (5" x 7-1/2") volumes in publisher's gilt-decorated and lettered brick red cloth, all edges gilt. BAL 12584. EACH volume is SIGNED by the poet on the title page as "Henry W. Longfellow" and dated 1881.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        [Photograph Album]: Switzerland, Italy, and Artwork

      [Circa 1880]. Large, heavy oblong folio. Measuring 18" x 12.25". Half morocco and cloth with "Photographs" in gilt on spine. An exhaustive album with 170 tipped-in photographs. Large images, usually one or two to the page. An extensive album of photographs of art works including the Mona Lisa and the Venus de Milo, from European museums. Additionally, perhaps a third of the images are of Switzerland (and a small number in Northern Italy, including a photo of Bologna's Two Towers) with several majestic mountain scenes. Many are stock images, some with production marks. All, or very near all, images are captioned in ink. Edgewear at the extremities, two facing images have light damage from adhering to each other at one point, very good or better. A standard, if massive, album of art and Swiss scenery. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Gladiatore. Museo Capitolino.

      ca. 1880, albumen print, 38,1 x 27,3 cm, on mount. KEYWORDS:italy/rome.

      [Bookseller: Krul Antiquarian Books]
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        New Guinea

      London: Samson Low, 1880. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. With the 4 bird Chromos and the map in back of volume 2. Missing one black and white illustration in each volume. Apparently side stitched earlier. Now recased brown cloth, new end papers. Slip case.

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        A Sketch of the Kafir and Zulu Wars

      London, C. Kegan Paul & Co., , 1880. Guadana to Isandhlwana. Octavo. Original green decorative cloth, neatly rebacked with the original spine laid down, new endpapers. Folding coloured map at the rear, diagram to the text, 4 full-page plans. Light browning, some short splits at the folds to the map, slight discolouration from old tape repairs, these now professionally restored, neat reback, cloth otherwise clean and sound. First Edition. Parr, described on the title page as "Military Secretary to… Sir Bartle Frere", was assistant staff officer to No. 3 Column, but was fortunate enough to be with that part of the column absent from the camp at Isandlwana when the Zulus descended. He was a member of the patrol which discovered the bodies of Melvill and Coghill, described at pp. 225?-8.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Scotland, Switzerland, Italy, France, Spain, Denmark and Greece.

      c.s 1880 - Album (28.2 x 38 cm). 102 albumen prints (app. from 12 x 18.3 cm to 22 x 27.3 cm.), 9 postcards, including one colour photochrom postcard, 2 photoengravings (24.8 x 18.5 cm), manuscript notes in French to some cards, some photographs with titles in negative; several photographs loose, one loose leaf, some minor marginal creases and tears to photographs and leaves, occasional light spotting, slight marginal discolouration to some photographs. A collection of beautiful photographs and postcards depicting the eminent sites of mainland Europe. The album opens with a series of Scottish landscapes and buildings, notably including Glamis Castle, the home of Shakespeare's Macbeth. It also includes views of six Scottish bridges. The remainder of the album depicts the architecture of major European cities in Switzerland, Italy, France, Spain and Denmark. The images offer lovely interior and exterior views of some of the most recognisable structures in the world including the Milan Cathedral, the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the Arc de Triomphe de l'Étoile and the Frederiksborg Palace. Includes a colour photochrom postcard by A. C. Champagne (active in the 1880's and 90's) imaginatively portraying a costal cityscape complete with fuming volcano. Also contains nine postcards with scenes from Corfu, Venice and Athens, and two photoengravings of Capri, an island off the coast of Italy, revealing local women at work.

      [Bookseller: Shapero Rare Books]
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        Album mit 49 origialen Fotografien (Albuminabzüge) um 1880-1890: 13 Photographien von August Alfred Noack über Genua (Genova), 12 Photographien über Venedig (Venezia) von Ed. Alinari, 12 Photographien über Mailand (Milano) von A. Ferrario, 12 Photographien über Neapel (Napoli) von G. Sommer.,

      ca. 1880-1890. - 4° querformat (40 x 27.5 cm). Vermutlich Privatganzlederalbum mit Goldbeschriftung auf V-Deckel: Reise Erinnerungen 1888-1893 u. Metalverschließ sowie Goldumrandung, Innenrandvergoldung u. dreiseitigem Goldschnitt. Vorsatz mit Brokatpapier u. goldgeprägter Aufkleber mit Namesinitial H u. M sowie Vogelmotiv auf Rückseite des ersten Kartons. Photos auf beiden Seiten des Kartons geklebt. 13 Photographien (ca. 27,5 x 22 cm) über Genua v. A. Noack: 1. Genova. Panorama da Villa Rossaza (3011), 2. Piazza Caricamento (2158), 3. Palazzo Doria (728), 4. Il Porto (763), 5. Truogoli di S. Brigida (392), 6. Camposanto, 7. Piazza Convert (2148), 8. No name (791), 9. Panorama (2291), 10. Viletta Dinegro (3004), 11. Mon. A. C. Colombo (47), 12. Panorama (2157), 13. Galleria Mazzini (742). 12 Photographien von Ed.ne Alinari (ca. 24,5 x 18,5 or 19 cm): 1. Chiesa de` Frari, Monumento a Canova (P.I.N. 12164), 2. Il Canal Grande col Palazzo Sagredo (12405), 3. Chiesa di S. Maria de` Frari, Monumento a Tiziano Vecellio (12471), 4. Panorama della Citta visto dall` Isola di S. Giogio (12621), 5. Piazza e Basilica di S. Marco (12347), 6. Il Canal Grande col Ponte di` Rialto (12980), 7. La Piazzeta di S. Marco, con veduta dell` Isola di S. Giorgio (12635), 8. La riva degli Schiavoni, col Monumento a Vittorio Emanuele (12651), 9. Il Ponto del Sospiri (12641), 10. Basilica di San Marco vista dalla Piazzeta (12349), 11. Il Palazzo Ducale (12576), 12. Il Canal Grande col Palazzo Cavalli, ora Franchetti e la Chiesa della Salute (12399). 12 Photographien über Mailand (Milano) von A. Ferrario, (ca. 25,5 x 20 cm): 1. (no name), 2. Interno del Duomo (2023), 3. S. Carlo (2013), 4. Piazza del Duomo (1206), 5. Interno della Galleria V.E. (1239), 6. Panorama dalla Porta Ticinese (2001), 7. Dettaglio del Duomo (2006), 8. Arco della Pace (1236), 9 (no name/No. 19,5 x 25,5 cm), 10. Piazza del Duomo dal Palazzo Reale (1212), 11. Piazza della Scala (1211), 12. Il Duomo (2003). 12 Photographien von G. Sommer über Neapel (Napoli) (ca. 20 x 25,5 cm): 1. (Panorama mit Pinie vom Posillipo gesehen) (1166), 2. Via Roma (1182), 3. (2208), 4. (2212), 5. (1170), 6. (1120), 7. (1101), 8. Via Roma (2216), 9. Panorama (1103), 10. Villa Nazionale (1144), 11. Da Posilipo (1195), 12. Nisida (1191). Einband berieben, Buchblock leicht locker, Metalverschließ defekt, manche Photos fehlt die Titelschrift oder ist die nicht mehr liesbar, insgesamt noch gutes u. seltenes Exemplar der frühen italienischen Photographien. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 8550 [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Types de femme du peuple.

      ca. 1880, albumen print, 21,6 x 27,5 cm, signed and numbered No. 625. KEYWORDS:egypt.

      [Bookseller: Krul Antiquarian Books]
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        Das Schweizerland. Eine Sommerfahrt durch Gebirg und Thal.

      Stuttgart, J. Engelhorn, um 1880.. Holzschnitte von A. Cloß. 30 x 39,5 cm 90 Holschnittafeln, zahlreiche Textillustrationen, 2 Bll., VIII, 421 S. Original-Leinwandband mit umfangreicher gold-schwarz geprägter Ornamentik auf rotem Grund.. Kapitale berieben und minimal eingerissen, Ecken leicht bestossen, Vorsatz im Randbereich leimschattig. Exlibris auf dem Vorsatz.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Manfred Nosbüsch]
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        Les Orchidées.

      Histoire Iconographique. Organographie - Classification - Géographie - Collections - Commerce - Emploi - Culture. Avec une revue descriptive des espèces cultivées en Europe. Paris, J. Rothschild, 1880. Royal-8vo. pp. viii, 348, with 50 chromolithographed plates, finished by hand and 244 figures in the text. Contemporary half red morocco, floral gilt spine with 4 raised bands, all edges gilt. Nissen BBI, 1572. A beautifully produced orchid book, with very attractive coloured plates. 'Paul Emile de Puydt (Mons, 6 mars 1810 - Mons, 28 mai 1888) fut une personalité multiple. Il publia beaucoup comme botaniste, économiste et écrivain' (l'Orchidée en Belgique, 38).

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat JUNK B.V. (Natural History]
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        Armorial historique de Neuchâtel.

      Sandoz, Neuchâtel, vers 1880. - 240 X 350 mm. rel. percaline marron d'éditeur ornée à froid avec titre et armes de Neuchâtel poussés à chaud sur le plat. 21 planches chromolithographiées présentant plus de 592 écussons. Deuxième édition. Dos restauré. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Serge Paratte, Livres anciens & modernes]
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        Im Reiche des Muata Jamwo, : Tagebuch meiner im Auftr. d. Deutschen Gesellsch. z. Erforschung Aequatorial-Afrika's in die Lunda-Staaten unternommenen Reise. Von.(Beiträge zur Entdeckungsgeschichte Afrikas ; 3. Heft)

      Berlin : D. Reimer, 1880 - VII, 246 S. : Mit 6 Holzschn., 6 lith. Taf. u. 1 Kt. Einband berieben, Bibliotheksstempel (entwertet) sowie handschriftl. Eintrag a. Titelseite, Bindung a. e. Stelle etw. gelockert, Karte in der Faltung ein kl. Stück eingerissen. Gut erhaltenes Expl. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 1100 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Blaeschke]
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        UNIQUE ALBUM OF LIZZIE HART from NEW ORLEANS mid 1880s

      N/A: Private, 1880. Book. Good. Hardcover. Private Copy. 5 ½ x 8 ½. TITLE: UNIQUE ALBUM OF LIZZIE HART from NEW ORLEANS mid 1880s AUTHOR: LIZZIE HART (owner of book) PUBLISHER - (LOCATION) /COPYRIGHT: This is a private album and has never been printed and possibly never seen EDITION: Private copy, unique CATEGORY: Super Rare BINDING/COVER: Hardback without dust jacket COLOR: Purple CONDITION: The outside of the album is in good minus condition; there is some scuffing to the velvet like material along the edges and the spine. Album looks like it may have been handled moderately from the front. BOOK IS FULL OF WRITINGS AND DRAWING FROM FELLOW STUDENTS, RELATIVES, MINISTER, AND PEOPLE WHO KNEW LIZZIE HART DURING THE MID 1880s. SOME OF THE WRITINGS AND INSCRIPTIONS INDICATE SHE MAY HAVE BEEN A STUDENT AT THE TIME. LIZZIE MUST HAVE COME FROM A VERY WEATHLY FAMILY BECAUSE EVERYONE SIGNING THE BOOK SEEMS TO HAVE BEEN HIGHLY EDUCATED FOR THE TIME PERIOD. HER ADDRESS AT THE TIME SEEM TO HAVE BEEN: MISS LIZZIE HART - N 35 PALMYRA ST. N.O. LA. MOST OF THE PEOPLE WHO SIGNED AND DREW IN THE BOOK USED NEW ORLEANS OR THE CRESCENT CITY AS THEIR PLACE OF REFERENCE AT THE BOTTOM OR SIDE OF THE PAGES. Book is fairly age brown clean, tight and sturdy. SIZE: 5 ½ x 8 ½ (approximately) PAGES: OVER 110 pages including front and back with over half with drawings or writings. BACKGROUND/DESCRIPTION: BOOK IS FULL OF WRITINGS AND DRAWING FROM FELLOW STUDENTS, RELATIVES, MINISTER, AND PEOPLE WHO KNEW LIZZIE HART DURING THE MID 1880s. SOME OF THE WRITINGS AND INSCRIPTIONS INDICATE SHE MAY HAVE BEEN A STUDENT AT THE TIME. SHE MUST HAVE BEEN REALLY LOVED, BECAUSE ALMOST ALL THE CREATIVE WRITINGS AND DRAWINGS TOOK SOME TIME. THERE IS A DRAWING OF AN INDIAN LOOKING UPWARD TOWARD THE SUN ALONGSIDE A RIVER (having a penciled title of 'The Last of His Tribe'). THERE ARE A COUPLE OF DRAWINGS WITH FLOWERS. THERE ARE MANY LINES OF POETRY THAT MAY BE UNIQUE FROM THE SIGNERS. LIZZIE MUST HAVE COME FROM A VERY WEATHLY FAMILY BECAUSE EVERYONE SIGNING THE BOOK SEEMS TO HAVE BEEN HIGHLY EDUCATED FOR THE TIME PERIOD. COMPETITIVE PRICING! Once paid, books will ship immediately without email notification to customer (it's on the way), you are welcomed 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. InvCode 15500 E H V VIEWFAIR BOOKS: 005342.

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        Manual de tiro

      Imprenta y Libreria de Fando - Toledo 1880 - Segunda edicion corregida y considerablemente aumentada. Encuadernado en medio cuero con titulos en dorado en el lomo. Ilustrado con laminas desplegables. Tapa de atras con una esquina rota. 240 paginas. 22x16 cm. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: El Incunable]
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        The Silent Teacher. Norwich, N. Y. "Map of the United States"

      Geo. F. Cram, Ca 1880, Chicago: - Dissected children's map puzzle titled "Map of the United States, Geo. F. Cram Publisher and Engraver, Chicago IL". Map shows the United States following the Civil War, with Yellowstone National Park in the upper corner of Wyoming, which was signed into law by Ulysses S. Grant in 1872. Showing Dakota as one territory (it split in two in 1889) and Indian Territory for all of Oklahoma, interestingly, with no Fort Sill shown (established 1869), although Forts Gibson and Washita are indicated. With Tucson shown as the capital of Arizona, which was from 1867 to 1877. Most likely OCLC: 692321573 as it conforms to OCLC description, "Relief shown by hachures./ Shows states, major routes of travel, major cities and towns, military installations, 'Dakota' as one state, and Oklahoma as Indian Territory. Includes population and area statistics for the United States."A jigsaw puzzle map, colored lithograph pasted to wood, with a full color advertisement on the verso for 'White Sewing Machine', Cleveland Ohio. This is a beautifully lithographed advertisement, showing a courting couple on the left half and a scene of the married couple moving in to their home, he carrying the sewing machine, she carrying a cradle, on the right. In the original wood and paper covered hinged box, with bright green sides and red and green illustration at box lid of two small children and two large globes. Map itself slightly dusty at edges, couple small stains at Pacific Ocean. Small section of piece in Atlantic Ocean detached but present. Map measures 17 x 12", complete. With the original box entitled "The Silent Teacher". [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints, ABAA]
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        Arpophyllum giganteum

      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, Arpophyllum giganteum, measures 17.5? x 12.5? and is in excellent condition with cropped edges. This flower, commonly known at the Hyacinth orchid, is colored with rich green stems and leaves and vibrant purple flowers, each expertly detailed.

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        Sultan of Lahej, near Aden.

      ca.1880, photograph, 18,6 x 23,3 cm, on mount. KEYWORDS:aden / yemen / arabia / lagatsch

      [Bookseller: Krul Antiquarian Books]
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        Nos Femmes. Album. = Nos Amoureuses. Album Inèdit = Les Fêtes Galantes. Album Absolutament Inédit. = Les Alcôves. Album Absolutement Inédit. Colección De 4 Albums Encuadernados En 1 Volumen, Conservando Las Cubiertas Originales.

      H. Simonis, Paris 1880 - Cubierta original - 5 h. - 20 láminas - 1 h. = Cubierta original - 5 h. - 20 láminas - 1h. = Cubierta original - 5h. - 20 láminas - 1h. = Cubierta original - 5 h. - 20 láminas y 1 h. Todo en color. =Preciosas. Size: Folio [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: BALAGUÉ LLIBRERÍA ANTIQUARIA]
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        Chinesisches Ahnenportrait.

      China, um 1880. - Papier, Seide bemalt. 166:100 cm. Alt auf Leinen aufkaschiert. Farbenprächtige Darstellung eines älteren Beamtenpaars der späten Qing-Dynastie in Zeremonialgewändern. Die Hutzier des Mannes, anscheinend ein Silberfasan, weist auf den (hohen) fünften Rand in der chinesischen Zivilbeamtenhierarchie hin. Beide thronen in streng repräsentativer Frontalität - der Mann auf Tigerfell - unter einem weit gerafften Vorhang. Die realistisch durchgeformten, ungewöhnlich kleinen Köpfe und die flächig-dekorativ ausgestalteten Körper erscheinen vor ungestaltetem Grund, um die Wirkung voll auf die Dargestellten zu konzentrieren, während sich der ganze Reichtum chinesischer Dekorationskunst im unteren Bereich entfaltet, wo ein Fliesenboden mit ornamentalen und figürlichen Motiven (Blumen, Früchte, Tiere) eine breite abschließende Bordüre bildet. Die reiche Bildsymbolik (u. a. Lotosblüten, Fledermäuse, Kraniche, Granatäpfel) verweist auf Glück, langes Leben, Fruchtbarkeit usw. - Ahnenporträts waren wichtige Objekte der Verehrung im Rahmen des chinesischen Ahnenkults. "Die farbenprächtigen, aufwändig gestalteten Ganzkörperporträts [.] wurden anlässlich der Neujahrsfestlichkeiten hervorgeholt und [.] in der Empfangshalle des Hauses aufgehängt [.] Auf diese Weise wurden die Ahnen zurück ins Haus eingeladen und auch wieder verabschiedet" (Noda, S. 192). - Überstehende Leinwandränder mit Läsuren; stellenweise unbedeutend knittrig. Eine Stelle mit winziger Farbabplatzung. Eingerollt. Vgl. Noda, Renate. Grab- & Ahnenkult. In: Gold und Jade. Sensationsfunde aus chinesischen Herrschergräbern. Kat. Kunsthalle Leoben, 2007, Kat. Nr. 156f. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Conferences sur la guerre d'Orient en 1877-1878 / par le Comte van der Stegen

      Bruxelles : Librairie militaire C. Muquardt : Merzbach & Falk 1880 - Description: 56 p., 5 folded leaves of plates : ill., maps, plans ; 24 cm. Subjects: Russo-Turkish war, 1877-1878 -- Campaigns. Russia -- History, Military -- 19th century. Turkey -- History, Military -- 19th century. Very good copy in a contemporary binding of leather-backed, marbled boards. Spine bands and panel edges slightly dust-toned and rubbed as with age. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. SIGNED and inscribed by the author to the half-title page. 1 Kg. 56 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Album I - III.

      Bremen: Carl Rocco's Verlagsbuchhandlung o. J. (um 1880).. Dunkelgrünes Orln. m. Gold- u. Schwarzprägung 8°, DreiLeporelloalben mit, je 30 mont. Tafeln (= Taf. 1 - 90), 3 Bände,. Innendeckel je mit einem Exlibris. Ecken leicht berieben. Insgesamt sehr gut erhalten. Vollständig von größter Seltenheit und kaum je im Antiquariatshandel zu frinden.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Gallus GmbH]
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        The Pilgrimage of the "Ticonderoga"

      San Francisco: Francis, Valentine & Co.. 1880. First. First edition. Octavo. Cloth and printed papercovered boards. 85pp. Rear hinge neatly repaired, small spot of erosion to the paper at the bottom of the front board, a nice, very good copy. An almost certainly privately printed, detailed account of a cruise by the U.S.S. Ticonderoga beginning in 1878, and which visited most of Africa and Asia. Very scarce, OCLC lists but six copies -- three in California, two in New York, and one in Washington, DC. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Tibetan Blockprints / Undated Tibetan Buddhist Religious Texts, circa 1800s

      Unknown: Unknown, 1880 Date undetermined [probaby 19th century] / place undetermined [probably Mongolia]. 26 parchment leaves, 3.5" tall x 8.75" long, block printed on both sides (except for two), with some hand annotation [also undated]. At least one of the leaves has an embossed watermark in Cyrillic [Russian] characters. Marginal age-toning, some leaves with moisture stains not affecting the legibility of the text. Previous owner was told they these came from a Mongolian monastery in which Tibetan Buddhism was spoken and, of course, written. There are four separate sets of folios [leaves] and at least 2 full texts among them, most likely all being prayer texts used in daily liturgies, read or chanted during Buddhist services. Their size and length appear to be that. Two sets of these folios may or may not be complete books - those who have looked at Tibetan numbering systems will know that difficulty - but two texts are very clearly complete books. There are 26 folios (leaves) in all, with writing on both sides (except for two), hence 50 pages of actual text. There were clearly several hands at work in these; see scans. L103

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        NOUVELLES A L'EAU-FORTE" par la Société "Les Têtes de Bois" - avec cinq eaux-fortes par A. BESNUS, H.-E. DELACROIX, J. GARNIER et E. MORAND

      Ed. Alphonse Lemerre, Paris, 1880 - In-12 broché, couverture imprimée en rouge et noir, 280 pp. Rare édition originale sur papier de Chine en grand papier, exemplaire toutes marges, dont 10 seulement ont été numérotés (celui-ci sans numéro) et qui comprend cinq eaux-fortes en deux états, en noir et en sanguine sous serpentes, des bandeaux et culs-de-lampes. Cet ouvrage entre dans le cadre d'un genre littéraire étudié par Evanghélia STEAD: "Gravures Textuelles: un genre littéraire" (In Romantisme, 2002, n° 118, pp.113-132) Notre exemplaire comporte quelques défauts d'usage en tête et au pied du dos, une mouillure angulaire supérieure marginale sur les vingt premières feuilles. Bon exemplaire exempt de rousseurs. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: LE LUTRIN]
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        A Tramp Abroad

      American Publishing Co, 1880-01-01. Hardcover. Good. Hartford, CT: The American Publishing Company, 1880. 631 p. First edition, first printing with first state frontispiece caption ("Moses" instead of "Titian's Moses"); as per BAL portrait frontispiece apparently "A" with underlying lines on the lapel that I believe are vertical; "A" state sheets that bulk 1 5/8". Brown cloth with gilt lettering. Binding has been professionally repaired, new head and foot, new tan endpapers. Good+ condition. Last two hundred pages or so have some darkening or smoke damage, mostly to margins. All text legible. Name penned on fep. Tissue guard intact, foxed as is portrait. One page of table on contents worn at edges, A few finger smudges. A solid copy with sturdy binding that should last for many years to come.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Indien in Wort und Bild Erster - Zweiter Band (complete)

      Leipzig, H. Schmidt & C. Günther, 1880-1881. Two parts in two. Folio (35.7 x 27.3 cm). Two engraved frontispieces. [vi] 253, ix, [227, [iv] pp.; 118 [55, 63] large engraved text figures and unnumbered plates, over 300 other text engravings, one large, folded full colour map of India in 1881. Original uniform rich decorated gilt and black ornamented red cloth. Gilt and black patterned endpapers. All edges gilt.* Rare dedication copy of a beautifully produced work on India, its people, history, architecture, religions, customs, and much more. Inscribed on the first blank of both volumes: "Seiner koeniglichen Hoheit Herzog Carl Theodor in Bayern. In tiefster Ehrfurcht überreicht von Emil Schlagintweit. Zweibrücken, den 16 Januar/18 November 1881". Emil [Von] Schlagintweit (1835-1904) was a German scholar who in this work collected the travel notes of his brothers, the explorers Hermann (1826-1882), Adolf (1829-1857), Eduard (1831-1866), and Robert (1833-1885), who travelled throughout India and adjacent countries, in particular Nepal and Tibet. Emil remained in Germany, but it is thanks to him that the observations made by his brothers were compiled and published. The work is richly illustrated with scenes of daily life, and views of cities and old or important buildings. Some light spotting, mainly in the margins of volume 1, otherwise a fine set.

      [Bookseller: Dieter Schierenberg bv]
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        Stoffmuster. - 65 Original-Stoffmusterbücher einer Elsässer Textilfabrik. / Collection de 65 grands cahiers remplies d'echantillions de textiles.

      Ca. 1880 - ca. 1920,. Folio u. Gr.-Folio, die Musterbücher jeweils mit 50 bis 100 Blatt. Insges. ca. 5000 Blatt (ca. 20.000 Luxusstoffmuster), meist beidseitig bestückt. Versch. Einbände (Stärkere Gebrauchs- u. Lagerspuren).. Diese in ihrer Materialfülle von weit über 20.000 Luxusstoffmustern in allen erdenklichen Farbvarianten wohl einmalige Sammlung zeigt für fast ein halbes Jahrhundert einen eindrucksvollen Querschnitt der Stoffmoden in dieser Zeit. Unter den Musterstoffen findet sich von Baumwolle über Kammgarn, Chintz u. Crepe de Chine bis hin zu Tüll und Taft wohl jede erdenkliche webbare und als Stoff bedruckbare Variante in allen vorstellbaren Farbtonen und Webarten, die vorstellbar sind. Interessant auch die deutlichen Stiländerungen im Laufe der Jahre. (Der Ursprung dieser Sammlung liegt im Elsass).Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage.

      [Bookseller: Harteveld Rare Books Ltd.]
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        The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies (128 Vols)

      Harrisburg, PA: The National Historical Society , 1880. Reprint. Hardcover. As New No Dust Jacket/History. THE REPUBLICATION, in its entirety, of 'the War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies,' is a service project undertaken by the National Historical Society in the interest of libraries and scholars who have long needed a reissue of this indispensable work." Contains 120 volumes from this set, but is currently missing: No. 64 and 112. Each volume is black cloth hard bound with bright gold gilt lettering on spines. Very clean and tight volumes. Size: 5 3/4" x 8 3/4". No marks. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges are clean. NOT ex-library. All books offered from DSB are stocked at our store in Fayetteville, AR. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History; ISBN: 0918678072. ISBN/EAN: 9780918678072. Inventory No: 025026.

      [Bookseller: Dickson Street Bookshop]
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        Transparent-Verwandlungsbilder zu sechs der schönsten Märchen.

      Gustav Weise,, Stuttgart, 1880 - Stuttgart, Gustav Weise, (ca. 1880). 4°. 6 farb. lithogr. Tafeln unter Passepartouts. Lose in OHLn.Mappe mit farb. Deckelbild. Vgl. Ries, S. 774, Nr. 3 (spätere Auflage 1881). - Es kommen weitere Szenen auf den Bildern zum Vorschein, sobald man die Tafeln gegen das Licht hält. - (Rücken der Mappe fehlt, Deckel lose. Kanten bestossen. Ränder der Passepartouts fleckig, die Bilder selber sauber). Lose in OHLn.Mappe mit farb. Deckelbild. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Biblion Antiquariat]
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        The Works of George Eliot

      William Blackwood, London 1880 - Twenty-four volume set. Halfbound in green leather with green/ red marbled covers and edges. Gilt tooling to spine. Previous owner's bookplate to paste-down endpaper and signature (same name 1889) to title-pages of all volumes. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Liberty Book Store FABA]
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        Glaspressstein-Knopf-Sammlung. Vermutlich aus Gablonz in Böhmen.

      ca 1880 - HLdr-Vertretermappe, 300 Knöpfe eingenäht, Mappe fleckig, Knöpfe etwas angeschmutzt In handbeschrifteten Feldchen eingenäht, meist nach Farben getrennt. Jablonec nad Nossou (Gablonz an der Neisse, Sudentenland) in der heutigen Tschechei (1930 waren dort 86 % deutschsprachig). Der Begriff ?Böhmisches Glas? ist eigentlich ein Sammelbegriff und umfasste nicht nur Böhmen, sondern auch Mähren und den gesamten Schlesischen Raum. Böhmische Rohware wurde teils in Nürnberg und Schlesien veredelt, umgekehrt wurde aus Mangel an Rohware auch Glas aus den Mährischen Höhen durch nordböhmische Glasschleifer veredelt. Es wird vermutet, daß in Böhmen seit dem 11. Jahrhundert kontinuierlich Glas erzeugt wurde. Sein Ruhm und sein eigenständiger Stilcharakter beginnt jedoch erst in der zweiten Hälfte des 17. Jahrhunderts. 6000 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: antiquariat peter petrej]
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        FACTS ABOUT PORT AND MADEIRA, with Notices of the Wines Vintaged around Lisbon, and the Wines of Tenerife

      London, Ward, Lock, and Co., 1880.. FIRST EDITION 1880, 8vo, 180 x 120 mm, 7 x 4¾ inches, engraved frontispiece and 39 engraved plates, plus 60 mostly half page illustrations in the text chiefly from sketches by Ernest A. Vizetelly, pages: (xii), 13-211, 11 pages of adverts at front and 14 at rear including endpapers, bound in publisher's dark blue fine ribbed, black decorated cloth, bevelled edges to covers, gilt illustration and lettering to upper cover, gilt decoration and lettering to spine. A touch of rubbing to head and tail of spine and corners, tiny blind stamp in top corner of title page, very small stain on page 211, no loss of legibility (probably printer's error), otherwise a near Fine clean tight copy. The author was Wine Juror for Great Britain at the Vienna Exhibition of 1873 and in 1877 he visited Portugal, Madeira and Tenerife. In this work he also describes wines from the vicinity of Lisbon. Gabler, Wine into Words, page 291, G40300: The author "sets out the history (of port) and the way in which it was made and provides vivid descriptions of the region and the people". MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton]
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        "Kunisada Chuji, Gimei-no takashima."

      Tokyo: Kinshodo. 1880. "15 volumes, slim 8vo, original color pictorial wrappers sewn in the Japanese manner, contained in 5 color pictorial sleeves (3 volumes per sleeve, as issued); illustrated throughout in color and black and white; a few minor short tears, minor occasional worming, but generally fine. A famous Japanese story of the ""Japanese Robin Hood,"" illustrated by Baido Kunimasa Gimei No Takashima, i.e. Kunisada II Utagawa (1823-1880), a pupil of Kunisada (Toyokuni III). A movie, starring the Japanese film great Toshiro Mifune, was made of it in 1960 (also known as ""The Gambling Samurai"") in which ""Chuji Kunisada returns to his home village to find that Jubei Matsui, the corrupt magistrate, has been responsible for virtually destroying Kunisada's family. A final tragedy leads Kunisada to join with a band of rogues living in the forest in robbing from the rich and giving to the poor, always with an eye toward avenging himself on Magistrate Matsui."" Folk stories such as this ""competed with official history, and the protagonists that filled this history were outlaws such as gamblers, chivalrous men, masterless samurai, itinerant priests, and entertainers. Of all the periods of Japanese history, it was at the end of the Tokugawa Shogunate and beginning of the Meiji Restoration (1868) that the roles played by these legendary heroes reached their peak. They were written about in books, depicted in colored woodblock prints, portrayed in Kabuki, and appeared in stories and narrative ballads, becoming popular heroes deeply ingrained in the people's consciousness."""

      [Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books]
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        History of the Flag of the United States of America, and of the Naval and Yacht-Club Signals, Seals, and Arms, and Principal

      A. Williams and Company, Boston, 1880, Hard, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, As Issued, Signed by AuthorSize: 8vo, SIGNED by author, plus ALS. 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. Second Revised Edition. Published Boston: A. Williams and Company, 1880. Thick 8vo., 7 1/2" x 10." xxii+815 pp. Illustrated with 200 engravings, plus 10 color plates. Original blue cloth with gilt seal and titles. Signed by author at end of Preface. With two signed letters laid in: 1. A letter from L.R. Hamersly & Co., publishers of The United Service (3/4 page on company letterhead, Oct 14, 1880) to Edward Shippen, Medical director, U.S.N., directing Shippen to write as long a review as necessary; 2. A letter from Preble to Shippen, thanking him for the review (2 1/2 half-pages, Nov 20, 1880). Front inner hinge paper split, but hinge remains tight, fraying at the heel and crown, wear at the tips, otherwise very good. Preble states in his letter that only 500 copies of this edition were printed. A nice association copy, Illus

      [Bookseller: The Wild Muse]
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