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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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        Switzerland and the Bavarian Highlands. (Title on spine:) Switzerland its Mountains and Valleys. Illustrated with engravings by Closz.

      London, Virtue, n.d. (around 1880),. in-4to, XIV + 628 p., richly illustrated with over 600 woodcuts on plates and in-text, Original clothbound, gilt cover and spine, foot of spine a bit damaged, 3 edges gilt, overall a fine copy.. Contents: Introduction - Away to the mountains - Alpine roads and passes - The lakes of east Switzerland -The realm of the Säntis - The Lake of Walenstad - The Lake of Zürich - The Forsest Cantons - The mountains of Uri - Excursions in Unterwalden - Lucerne -The Rigi - From Basel to the Bernese Oberland - Bernese Territory - The Bödeli - Higher up! - The Western Lakes - From the Lake of Geneva to the 'Mer de Glace' - Valais - The Lateral Valleys - Italian Switzerland - From the St. Gotthard to Chur - Chur and its neighbourhood - Through the Engadine. The Bavarian Highlands etc. etc. 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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        Stockholm Fran Malaren

      Sweden 1880 - Image Size : 445x730 (mm), 17.5x28.75 (Inches), Platemark Size : 460x745 (mm), 18.125x29.25 (Inches), Paper Size : 555x790 (mm), 21.875x31.125 (Inches), Printed in Color, Chromolithograph

      [Bookseller: Alexandre Antique Prints, Maps & Books]
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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.

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        STEREOVIEW: GROUP OF NAVAJO INDIANS (Native American Indian)

      Santa Fe, Nm, Usa: Bennett & Brown. Very Good. c. 1880. Photographs. Stereoview has creasing at upper right corner and is in very good condition. .

      [Bookseller: New Boston Fine and Rare Books]
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        New Guinea: What I did and what I saw. In 2 volumes.

      London, Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington, 1880,. lg. in-8vo, X + frontispice-portrait + 424 p., with appr. 40 illustrations in-text and on plates (including 4 fine colour plates of local birds) + 1 folding map / X + 406 p., with appr. 29 ill. in-text & on plates + 1 folding map + 32 p. (publ. catalogue), very few stains, small legacy stamp on first free fly 'Guggiberg', reset in original pictorial publisher's clothbound, orig. spine mounted, guards renewed, a very good to fine copy.. A very rare item in original bindings (professionally recased). 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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        Milton's Paradise Lost

      Cassell and Company, 1880. Hardcover. Very Good. New York: Cassell and Company, [circa late 1880s]: Near Fine to Fine. A stunning copy. Short tear to base of spine, two small chips to edge of rear paste down. Beautifully illustrated by Gustave Dore. A very fresh copy.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        A series of picturesque views of seats of noblemen and gentlemen of Great Britain.

      D. Banks, n.d. [ca 1880's], Leeds - 6 volumes, 4to, 6 chromolithograph title-pp. and 234 chromolithograph plates of English castles, mansions, and estates; publisher's full pictorial maroon morocco stamped elaborately in gilt; extremities rubbed, some joints weak, occasional foxing, but largely a good, sound set, or better. Apparently lacking the final volume which contained only facsimile autographs of the subscribers. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books (ABAA / ILAB)]
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        Les Plantes a Feuillage Colore Histoire Description Culture Emploi

      Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall, 2 Volumes bound in one. Vol. 1. 128pp. Vol.2 128pp. 119 plates of 120. Lacks plt 3 Dracaena ferrea versicolor. Some staining on lower margins, no impact on text or plates. Rebacked. Tree calf boards. Gilt title. Decorative gilt rule edges of cover. French text.

      [Bookseller: Eric T. Moore Books]
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        A Tramp Abroad

      American Publishing Company, Hartford, CT, 1880, Hard, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, 1stSize: 8vo, First edition. Hard cover in original cloth. Published Hartford: American Publishing Company, 1880, first edition, mixed states: text block bulking at 1 15/16", second state frontis captioned "Titian's Moses". 8vo., 631pp., three hundred and twenty-eight illustrations + 1pp. publisher's ad. Brown cloth with blind embossed covers with gilt designs and titles, buff colored endpapers, speckled edges. Mild wear at the tips and spine extremities, moisture indication to rear pastedown with some wrinkling, light water stain to margin of last two free endpapers, fade spotting to rear cloth, slight fade to edge of spine, else very good. Pages and plates clean and crisp, no foxing, text block tight. BAL 3386

      [Bookseller: The Wild Muse]
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        Motifs Historiques D'Architecture et De Sculpture D'Ornament (Deuxieme Serie) Decorations Interieures Empruntees a Des Edifices Francais Du Commencement De La Renaissance a La Fin De Louis XVI. Two Volumes

      Ducher et Cie, Paris, 1880, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: None Issued, First EditionSize: Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" Tall. Text body is clean and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Two volumes, 17 7/8" x 13", half leather, five raised bands on gilt stamped spine, marbled paper over boards, marbled end papers, top edges gilt, Vol. I 75 plates, 10 of which are color chromolithographs; Vol. II, 95 plates, 7 of which are in color. Exterior of both volumes have leather rubbed along edges, corners, spine ends, along spine (Vol. II has spine raised bands rubbed as well); end papers of both volumes are toned and brittle with a few short tears, perimeters of interior pages are toned, very scattered light foxing, some light smudges mostly on backs of plates, but sometimes on pages and margins. All plates present and in very good condition, color plates excellent. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Architecture; Inventory No: 006043.

      [Bookseller: Dennis Holzman Antiques]
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        "Ilios. The city and country of the Trojans. The results of researches and discoveries on the site of Troy and throughout the Troad in the years 1871-72-73-78-79 … including an autobiography of the author. With a preface, appendices, and notes…"

      New York: "Harper & Bros., n.d." New York: "Harper & Bros., n.d.". [ca. early 1880's]. "8vo, pp. xvi, 800; frontispiece, folding map, 6 folding plans and elevations, 16 leaves printed in sepia showing 200 artifacts, plus 1800 wood-engraved illustrations in the text. Together with its sequel: Troja. Results of the latest researches and discoveries on the site of Homer's Troy … and a narrative of a journey in the Rroad in 1881. 8vo, pp. xl,434; frontispiece map, 3 folding plans at the back (2 hand-colored), numerous wood-engraved illustrations throughout the text; minor rubbing at the extremities but generally a very good set in matched publisher's half brown pebble-grain morocco over marbled boards, marbled edges and endpapers."

      [Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books]
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        The Memorial History of Boston, Including Suffolk County, Massachusetts, 1630-1880 - [Complete in 4 Finely Bound Volumes]

      Boston, J. R. Osgood And Company, 1880-81, 1880, Hardback, First EditionFinely bound all in modern aniline calf over the original marble boards. Raised bands with dark morocco gilt-blocked labels. Spine compartments uniformly tooled in gilt. An exceptional set; of presentation quality. Scans etc. On request. ; 0 pages; Description: 4 v. Fronts. , illus. , plates, ports. , maps, plans. Facsims. 28 cm. Subjects: Boston (Mass. ) --History. Suffolk County (Mass. ) --History.

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        Milton's Paradise Lost

      Cassell and Company, 1880. Hardcover. Very Good. New York: Cassell and Company, [circa late 1880s]: Near Fine to Fine. A stunning copy. Short tear to base of spine, two small chips to edge of rear paste down. Beautifully illustrated by Gustave Dore. A very fresh copy.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        The Stage and its Stars - Past and Present, A Gallery of Dramatic Illustration

      Philadelphia, Gebbie & Co., Publishers,, 1880 - Mit insgesamt 128 Photogravur-Portraits nach Stahlstichen und über 400 Portraits im Text - "128 Photogravure portraits and scenes from steel plates, and over 400 portraits in the text." A Gallery of Dramatic Illustration and critical Biographies of distinguished English and American Actors from the Time of Shakespeare till today. - sehr schöne Bände mit minimalen Abriebspuren, die Stahlstiche frisch und sauber, vorne auf beiden Buchdeckeln in Goldlettern eingeprägt eine private Widmung " HEDWIG REINEMAN from his Uncle Albert 1890 " Tadellos Sprache: en Gewicht in Gramm: 3500 Band 1 ( Vol.I ) hat 104 S. m. 56 ganzseitigen Stahlstich-Ansichten und Band 2 ( Vol.II ) hat 114 S. mit 56 ganzs. Stahlstichen, gebunden in schwere Halbleder-Bände auf fünf Bünden, mit lederverstärkten Ecken und goldgeprägtem Rückentitel u. Frontprägung, 3-seitiger Goldschnitt,

      [Bookseller: Allgäuer Online Antiquariat]
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        Die Urschweiz. Classischer Boden der Tellsage verherrlicht durch Schillers Freiheitssang. 64 Stahlstiche von C. Huber und anderen Künstlern. Mit historisch-topographischem Text.

      Basel, Krüsi, um 1880 - 4°, Fronti., 366 S., 64 Taf., HLdr. d. Zeit, goldgeprägter Rücken, Die Taf. stockfleckig Walter Fürst?s Wohnung zweimal eingebunden. Axenstein fehlend. Als Ersatz Ansicht von Stansstad. Herrliche Ansichten der Ortschaften aus der Innerschweiz.Kaspar Huber (1825-1882), zürcher Maler und Stahlstecher (vor allem alpines Ansichten der Schweiz). 2500 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      Hetzel-Quantin, Paris 1880 - Série complète de l'édition définitive en 16 volumes. 1880-1881. 16 vol. in-8 (24/15cm). Demi chagrin rouge de l'époque, dos à 4 nerfs, têtes dorées. Avec les dessins de François Flameng gravés à l'eau-forte 32 planches sur 33 (manque une planche dans le tome 9 probablement pas reliée car les gravures étaient éditées chez un autre éditeur (la librairie Hebert). Collection bien reliée. Quelques rousseurs sur certains cahiers parfois fortes. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie la Devinière]
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        Une visite au champ de foire.

      Marcel Vagné,, Pont-à-Mousson, 1880 - Pont-à-Mousson, Marcel Vagné, (ca. 1880). 4°. 18 n.n. S., 1 w. Bl. Mit 8 farb. ganzseit. Illustr. und einigen s/w. Illustr. im Text. OBr. mit farb. Deckelbild. =Les joies de l'enfance. Nouvelle série. - Das hübsche Kinderbuch ist an den Ecken und an den oberen und unteren Seitenrändern bzw. Buchdeckeln schmuckvolll beschnitten. - (Rückengelenk leicht eingerissen). [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Biblion Antiquariat]
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        The letters of Horace Walpole, Earl of Orford / edited by Peter Cunningham [complete in 9 volumes]

      London : Bickers & Son, 1880, Hardback, Book Condition: Very Good, 1st Edition in this formFinely bound copies in the original tree-lined calf boards, rebacked with a modern matching leather spine. Contrasting gilt-blocked leather labels to spine, from the original binding. Raised bands with gilt-decorated spine compartments. Gilt dentils to boards. Marbled endpapers. Previous owner's bookplate to the front pastedown of each volume. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Further scans, images etc. and additional bibliographical material available on request. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1 pages; Physical description: 9 v. : illus., ports. ; 23 cm. "Now first chronologically arranged." -- T.p. Vol. I includes: "Short notes of my life", "Memoir respecting his income", "Reminiscences; written in 1788 for the amusement of Miss Mary and Miss Agnes Berry." Subjects: Walpole, Horace, 1717-1797 -- Letters -- Correspondence. Series: Bohn's English Gentleman's Library.

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        The ascent of the Matterhorn.

      London, John Murray, 1880,. gr. in-8vo, front. + XXII + 1 ll. + 325 p. richly ill. + 90 plates + 2 folded maps, ex-library copy 'Schweiz. Alpine Museum' (Swiss Alpine Museum); Ex-Libris Karl Robert Schäfer', orig. pictorial blue cloth (gilt image of Matterhorn on cover), spine with some white stains.. First edition, extremly rare. Except for the stamps on half-titre and title-page, clean and fresh copy.Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. Perret 4558.

      [Bookseller: Harteveld Rare Books Ltd.]
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        Egypt : descriptive, historical and picturesque / by G. Ebers ; translated from the original German by Clara Bell ; with an introduction and notes by S. Birch [complete in 2 volumes]

      London, Paris & New York : Cassell [ca. 1880], 1880, Hardback, Book Condition: Very Good, First EditionProfessionally rebound with the original cloth spines and panels, over bevelled boards. Very impressively finished. Gilt titles with colour decorative borders to the front panels. Some light dulling and rubbing to the panel edges, with bumped corners. Internally, pages are very clean with some light dust-toning around the prelims. Minor tape repairs to the top of pages iii-vi of prelims. Previous owner's bookplate to the front pastedown of each volume. Remains a particularly well-preserved set overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Further scans, images etc. and additional bibliographical material available on request. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 0 pages; Physical description: 2 v : ill. , front. , plates, col. Fold. Map ; 34cm. Subjects: Egypt - Description and travel. Egypt - Antiquities. Egypt - History. Travel literature -- 19th century. Translation of: Aegypten in Bild und Wort.

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        Sammelband. 15 Beiträge in einem Buch. Mit vielen Kapitelvignetten (Anfang und Schluss), Titelportraits, Initialschmuckbuchstaben und teils illustrierten Werbeblättern.

      Schottlaender, Breslau, 1880 - Frakturdruck. - Inhalt: 1.: Dietrich Schäfer: Das neue Deutschland und seine Kaiser. 45 Seiten. 2.: M. E. von Sosnowski: Kuno Fischer. Mit Porträttafel in Radierung. 14 Seiten. 3.: Ludwig Ziemssen: Friedrich Spielhagen. Mit Porträttafel. 19 Seiten. 4.: Eduard Schelle: Richard Wagner. Mit Porträttafel. 28 Seiten. 5.: Adalbert von Svoboda: P. K. Rosegger. Eine Lebens- und Charakterskizze. Mit Porträttafel. 29 Seiten. 6.: Ludwig Steub: Mein Leben. Felix Dahn: Ueber Ludwig Steub. Mit einer Porträttafel. 57 Seiten. 7.: Paul Lindau: Ferdinand Lassalle's letzte Rede. 23 Seiten. 8.: Georg Ebers: Mein Grab in Theben. 23 Seiten. 9.: Adalbert von Svoboda: Franz von Defregger. Biographisches und Kritisches. Mit Porträttafel. 21 Seiten. 10.: Moritz Carriere: Bettina von Arnim. 43 Seiten. 11.: Paul Lindau: Die Ermordung des Advocaten Bernays. 46 Seiten. 12.: Wilhlem Lübke: Die Cultur der Frührenaissance in Italien. 33 Seiten. 13.: Georg Ebers: Das Alte in Kairo und in der arabischen Cultur seiner Bewohner. 33 Seiten. 14.: Carl du Prel: Das zweite Gesicht. Psychologische Studie. 23 Seiten. 15.: Eduard Graf Lamezan: Ueber menschliche Willensfreiheit und strafrechtliche Zurechnung. Vortrag gehalten im Leseverein der "Akademische Lesehalle" an der Universität Wien am 26. Februar 1880 von Eduard Grafen Lamezan. 29 Seiten. Sprache: de Ansonsten ein gut erhaltenes und sauberes Exemplar. Marmorierter Halbleinenband der Zeit mit Rückenvergoldung, Leinenecken und rotem Ganzschnitt. (Rücken einseitig halb geplatzt. Erster Beitrag ohne Vorsatz. Innen Randbräunung). -

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        TABLE MOUNTAIN, Cape of Good Hope, South Africa

      Cape Town:. 1880.. 13-1/8" x 7-7/16". Broadside, printed recto only. 11 stanzas of verse. Text double column, with thin vertical rule dividing. Signed in type at conclusion: "Charles F. Crewes. / Cape Town, June 2, 1880. / 42, Adderley-street.". Age toning & spotting to paper. 5 faint horizontal fold-lines. A VG. copy.. A poetical tribute, "Kingly Mountain, soaring high ... Imperial monarch of the plain!", to this prominent geographical sentinel watching over Cape Town, which, from the earliest to the present day, remains a popular attraction to the populace below.Ê& & The author a bit of an enigma... Theal records no other works by Crewes, with additional research suggesting he was a Cape Town photographer, having a studio, during the early 1880s, at the broadside's printed address: 42, Adderley-street. With respect to the piece itself, we are unable to find this literary work recorded in any major on-line database, including that of the University of South Africa, nor do we find it in the NUC.& & A rare 19th C. Cape Town publication. . At top, an S. Hampton drawn image, 2-9/16" x 6-1/8", depicting Cape Town harbor, with Table Mountain, Devil's Peak & "The Lion" in the background. Lithographed by H. Doree, Burg St., Cape Town.

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        Femme arabe au promenade.

      ca. 1880, albumen print, 22,9 x 28,6 cm, mounted, photograph no 912. KEYWORDS:palestine.

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        Jeune femme arabe.

      ca. 1880, albumen print, 20,5 x 26,1 cm, on mount. Photograph no 179. KEYWORDS:egypt.

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        Femme arabe et son enfant à baudet.

      ca. 1880, albumen print, 21,5 x 27,5 cm, signed and numbered No. 733. KEYWORDS:egypt/cairo.

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        Fille Arabe.

      Cairo, Lekegian & Cie., ca. 1880, albumen print, 17 x 23,1, mounted, photograph no. 302 KEYWORDS:egypt.

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        La Moda Elegante Ilustrada al Ano De 1880: Periodico De Las Familias

      1880 - Folio - over 12. Book. 48 color plates, 14 by 10 inches, of women's fashion, with many plates also featuring children and activities. Depicted is an early bicycle, toy boats, a piano. Many of these are not mere static fashion plates, but also interesting genre scenes involving affluent ladies and their children. Backgrounds, whether interior or exterior, also contribute. Calf spine, with raised bands, considerably scuffed and rubbed. Marbled boards have shelfwear and scuffing. Binding tight. Plates all clean. One plate has 1 inch discreet tear in margin -- it does not effect picture itself. Thus, binding might only be Good, but with the action here the plates, which are fine, I grade the condition overall fine. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: White Fox Rare Books, ABAA/ILAB]
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        "Versuchsplatte Ätzproben".

      um 1880. Radierung, um 1880, auf chamoisfarbenem Kupferdruckpapier. 15:26,5 cm. Unbeschrieben. Vorzüglicher, vollrandiger Abdruck, zum Rand hin etwas vergilbt.. Meyer besuchte die Berliner Akademie und war 1863-1871 Schüler von Ed. Mandel (1810-1882). Er wirkte als Lehrer und Professor für Kupferstich und Radierung an der Hochschule für Bild. Künste in Berlin und war seit 1892 Mitglied der Akademie, zudem auch Mitglied der Society of painter etchers in London.

      [Bookseller: Galerie Joseph Fach GmbH]
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      Trübner & Co. 1880 - RO40239500: 159 pages. Text in Enlish. Etiquette de code sur le 1er plat. Vignette ornée en noir et blanc (ex-libris vierge) encollée au dos du 1er plat. Pages de garde légèrement jaunies. Tampons de bibliothèque en page de titre. (Very rare). First English Edition. 'Lettres de mon moulin', Translated by Mary COREY. In-12 Relié. Etat d'usage. Couv. convenable. Dos satisfaisant. Intérieur acceptable Classification Dewey : 420-Langue anglaise. Anglo-saxon [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Dorothy: A Poem

      - Autograph Manuscript. 78 folio leaves, written on the rectos only. Small tears at the extremities, some smudges, a few pencil corrections, mostly editorial in nature, near fine, housed in a cloth chemise and slipcase. Dated in pencil 14 March 1880. Laid in is a Typed Letter Signed from the author's great nephew, A.N.L. Munby, the compiler of the monumental catalog of the fantastic Sir Thomas Phillipps collection of manuscripts, dated in 1956 to an American bookseller, thanking the bookseller for informing him that he has three of Phillipps's manuscripts, which he will add to his lists, expressing interest that the dealer has his great-uncle's manuscript, and mentioning that the rest of A.J. Munby's manuscripts are at Trinity College in Cambridge. The author's finished and final draft of this epic poem about a working woman, a subject he apparently found fascinating, as he clandestinely married a maidservant while he continually interviewed working women. His diaries of these interviews are generally considered of equal or even more lasting value than his poetry. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA]
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        India, Ceylon and Burma: an album containing 41 albumen prints (197 x 270mm et infra) mounted onto album Leaves

      1880, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good ConditionSize: 320 x 247mm, John Edward Sach? (active 1865-1882), John P. Nicholas & Co., Madras, and Charles Scowen (active 1876-1899), photographers. // India, Ceylon and Burma: an album containing 41 albumen prints (197 x 270mm et infra) mounted onto album leaves, with five loosely inserted photographs of Ceylon (three signed? 'Scowen' on the reverse) and one panoramic view of the Sphinx and pyramids, Egypt, the Indian subjects including views of the Taj Maha, Agra, Uttar Pradesh, the Purana Qila and Qutb Minar, Delhi, the tomb of the emperor Akbar, Sikandra, Burmese subjects including portraits of Burmese sitters, a Rangoon street scene, Burmese landscapes and studies of Burmese temples and pagodas,three of the Indian photographs signed 'Sache' in the negatives. 4? (320 x 247mm). Contemporary Indian flexible roan gilt, covers with borders of double gilt fillets and fleuron cornerpieces, fitted into a carved wooden binding of a curved spine attached with brass piano hinges to wooden boards, spine and inner and outer faces of boards elaborately carved with dense floral and foliate motifs, gilt edges. Photos available upon request, Livre

      [Bookseller: Louis Caron]
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      Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, and Rivington, 1880 - 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 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Lampornis Mango. [The Mango]

      Printed by Hullmandel & Walton.. Published between 1880- 1887.. Hand colored lithograph with accompanying text sheet, sheet size 21 1/4 x 14 1/4 inches. Occasional very light soiling (at lower left just above title). Charming depiction of two multicolored hummingbirds with two chicks in a nest on leafy branches with pink/lavender flowers. From "A monograph of the Trochilidae, or family of humming-birds" the Supplement volume issued by Henry Sotheran & Co. after John Gould's death. .

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        Armorial historique du Pays de Vaud. Seconde edition par A. de Mandrot Colonel Federal.

      Lausanne, Rouge et Dubois, 1880 - 4°, 2 Bl., 32 chromolithogr. Wappentafeln (552 Wappen), HLdr goldgeprägt., Exlibris a. Vors., Deckel min. angeschmutzt, 2 Bl. mit den Wappen der Bischöfe von Sion, Lausanne, Genève, den Äbten St. Maurice etc.Mandrot (1814 -1882), Jugend in Echichens, Stud. am Emmanuel-Friedrich-Zehender-Institut in Gottstatt, am Collège in Neuenburg und an den Akad. in Lausanne und Genf. Bis 1851 Karriere in der preuss. Armee, dann in der Schweizer Armee (1860 Oberstleutnant, 1870 Oberst). M. widmete sich der Geschichte, Heraldik und Kartografie. Er publizierte insbesondere den "Atlas historique de la Suisse, de l'an 1300 jusqu'en 1798" sowie die hist. Wappenbücher der Kt. Neuenburg, Waadt und Genf. Ferner entwickelte er ein Schattierungs- und Höhenkurvensystem, das ihm 1875 einen Preis am internat. Kongress für Geografiewissenschaften in Paris einbrachte. 1500 gr. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        The Naval Brigade in South Africa during the Years 1877-78-79. By Late of H.M. Flag-Ship "Active," and Principal Medical Officer of the Naval Forces landed in South Africa, of Colonel Pearson's Column, of Fort Ekowe, etc.

      London: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington, 1880 - Octavo. Original Navy blue cloth, title gilt to spine, gilt block of a blue-jacket on shore duty to the upper board within panelling in black, blind panels to the lower board, dun surface-paper endpapers. Corners just a touch rubbed, head and tail of spine very slightly crumpled, but otherwise a very bright copy, the hinges uncracked. Frontispiece of Fort Ekowe. First edition. Uncommon, COPAC has just the BL, NLS and Cambridge copies, OCLC shows twelve copies only. Norbury was Principal Medical Officer of General Sir Charles Pearson's Column being present at the Battle of Inyezane and during the Defence of Ekowe. He was afterwards Principal Medical Officer of the Naval Brigade with General Crealock's Column, Mentioned in Despatches several times, received the Medal and three clasps. A very nice copy in the original cloth. SABIB III, p.555. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        The Plays of Shakespeare: 7 Volume SetIllustrated

      London: Cassell & Co Ltd - 7 large matching undated subscription edition HB's, c.1880, in publisher red coth beveled boards with black/gilt decor. Gilt title and gilt bust of Shakespeare to fronts, gilt title to spines all edges gilt, original dark brown endpapers and no inscriptions. A bright tight clean set with double columns and incl. fine full page tissue-guarded b/w plates & ills by Selous, Watson, Barnard, Small & more. Just minor repairs to head of spine on Volume 1. (24 x 32cm) **Heavy set - please contact bookseller direct for revised P&P costs, which will be considerably more if going overseas**

      [Bookseller: Berwyn Books]
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        Turnier-Buch Herzogs Wilhelm des Vierten von Bayern von 1510 - 1518. Facsimile nach dem Original-Manuscript.

      München, J.A. Finsterlin, 1880,. Quer-Folio. 4 Bl., 31 kolorierte und mit Silber gehöhte lithographierte Tafeln (eine gefaltet), gedruckt in der Kunstanstalt Dr. C. Wolf & Sohn. Lederschnitt-Einband aus braunem Kalbsleder mit vier intarsierten weiß-blauen Rautenwappen von P. Attenkofer, k. Hofbuchbinder, München.. Prachtvolle Wiedergabe des berühmten Manuskripts von Hans Ostendorffer, gefertigt 1541 bis 1544, das die Turniere der Jahre 1510 bis 1518 darstellt, aufgezeichnet durch den Wappenmeister Hans Schenk. Es wurde im 30jährigen Krieg verschleppt und nach seiner Rückführung durch Kronprinz Ludwig im Jahr 1816 von Fr. von Schlichtegroll neu herausgegeben und durch die Brüder Clemens und Theobald Senefelder in Lithographie abgebildet. "Die damals hergestellten Exemplare sind seit Jahren vergriffen und die Steine abgeschliffen, so dass ich eine neue Facsimile-Ausgabe nach dem Original angefertigt habe, welche den vielen Interessenten, die bisher vergeblich nach einem Exemplar gesucht haben, willkommen sein wird." (Der Herausgeber im Vorwort). Das Werk ist König Ludwig II. von Bayern gewidmet. Das Verzeichnis der Turnierenden benennt deren Namen und ihre Devisen - darunter zahlreicher bayerischer Uradel. Die Tafeln sind im Gegensatz zu der Ausgabe von Schlichtegroll nicht zusammengesetzt. Sie sind hervorragend farbenprächtig handkoloriert und ausdrucksvoll mit Silber gehöht. Der aufwendige Einband lässt auf ein Dedikations-Exemplar für das Haus Wittelsbach schließen . - Innen bis auf einen kleinen Einriss in der Falttafel tadellos frisch erhalten, der Rücken mit kleiner Fehlstelle.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        Jeune Fille Arabe.

      Port Said, ca. 1880, albumen print,, 21,5 x 27,5 cm, photograph no. 1176. KEYWORDS:egypt/ismailia.

      [Bookseller: Krul Antiquarian Books]
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        The works of Charles Dickens. [17 works in 13 volumes : illustrated by Fred Barnard, James Mahoney, E. G. Dalziel, F. A. Fraser, C. Green and Hablot Knight Browne]

      London : Chapman and Hall, [no dates, ca. 1880?], 1880, Hardback, Book Condition: Very Good, 1st Edition in this formVery good copies bound in contemporary leather-backed marbled boards. Gilt-blocked leather labels to the spines, with gilt tooling and crossed bands. Varying degrees of dulling and wear to spine bands and panel edges as with age. Some loss to the spine cover of 'Our Mutual Friend'. Minor instances of surface wear evident to boards in places. All edges speckled. Scattered foxing internally, mainly around prelims. Front hinge starting to 'Nicholas Nickleby'. Remains particularly well-preserved overall. Further scans, images etc. and additional bibliographical material available on request. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 0 pages; Illustrated edition of Charles Dickens' works. 17 in 13 vols.: plates, illus., engravings, fronts.; 26cm. Text in double columns throughout. Contents: [1] Our mutual friend / with 58 illus. by J. Mahoney. [2] The posthumous papars of the Pickwick Club / with 57 illus. by "Phiz." [3] The adventures of Oliver Twist / with 28 illus. by J. Mahoney -- A tale of two cities / with 24 illus. by F. Barnard. [4] The uncommercial traveller / with 26 illus. by E. G. Dalziel -- Christmas books / with 28 illus. by F. Barnard. [5] Great Expectations / with 30 illus. by F. A. Fraser -- The old curiosity shop / with 39 illus. by C. Green [6] The life and adventures of Nicholas Nickleby / with 59 illus. by F. Barnard. [7] The personal history of David Copperfield / with 61 illus. by F. Barnard. [8] Little Dorrit / with 58 illus. by J. Mahoney. [9] Sketches by Boz / with 34 illus. by F. Barnard -- Hard times / with 20 illus. by H. French. [10] Bleak House / with 61 illus. by F. Barnard. [11] Barnaby Rudge / with 46 illus. by F. Barnard. [12] Dombey and son / with 62 illus. by F. Barnard. [13] Martin Chuzzlewit / with 59 illus. by F. Barnard.

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        An important autograph working draft of an unpublished letter to the publisher, Giulio Ricordi, discussing the staging of four of Verdi's best- known operas and two of his vocal pieces

      - The majority of the text of this document is unpublished (not included in the Carteggio Verdi-Ricordi). Only the text of the postscript is known, which Verdi sent to Ricordi as a telegram on January 11, 1880, two days after writing the present, somewhat heated, draft. Verdi was characteristically quite involved in the business aspects of his art. The present document, relative to some of the most important works in the composer's oeuvre, lends important insight into his detailed and often somewhat heated dealings with his publisher Ricordi. 4 pp. Octavo. Dated Genoa, January 9, 1880. Written in dark brown ink. Unsigned. Heavily worked, with extensive deletions and revisions. An urgent and impassioned draft in which Verdi writes about six of his own works: his operas Aida, Rigoletto, Il Trovatore and La forza del destino and his vocal pieces Pater Noster and Ave Maria.In something of a frenzy, the composer calls the recent performance of Rigoletti at La Scala "un fiasco" and that of Aida "un semifiasco." Verdi goes on to discuss Ricordi's publication of two of his recently-composed vocal works, the Pater Noster and the Ave Maria. He insists that Ricordi publish the Pater Noster as in the original and tells Ricordi that he will send him a copy of the Ave Maria to be issued as a piano reduction. "It's not a matter of punishing anybody. but I just wanted to avoid a bother with a new public flop. Nothing else. The conductor who was directing the choir must be able to read a short score, right? Reduce the individual pieces in whatever hell of a key you want. I will send you the Ave Maria tomorrow or the day after, whose simple instrumental part you'll be able to reduce for the piano. So, at La Scala. a semi-fiasco with Aida, a fiasco with Rigoletto and I foresee one for Trovatore. how could it be otherwise? . Without a single decent singer. In Rigoletto if the tenor is the best one, eternal God! imagine the rest of them! And in Trovatore! . an ugly screeching." In a postscript to the document, Verdi discusses the possible staging of both La forza del destino and Aida in Naples, and suggests that Ricordi negotiate with Lampugnani in this regard:"Interested in praying you to stage Forza del destino in Naples. That theatre is better than many others. After that Aida and Rigoletto at La Scala we may very well do Aida in Naples. Make an agreement with Lampugnani. I'd be grateful for it." Very slightly worn; creased at folds and at one corner.

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        The Geisha, or Happy Little Jappies.

      Dean and Son, Ltd. London [1880] - No date, circa 1880. Quarto, Original illustrated wrappers. 14 pgs. Four color chromolithograph illustrations including depictions of a Rickshaw Ride, Japanese Post-Man and Dancing Geisha. Extremely uncommon children's book with negative view of the Japanese. Part of Dean's Diploma Series no. 15. Artist name written vertically appears to be Crow when read horizontally. Very Good complete copy, text and plates in generally clean condition, Wrappers with modest edge wear at spine edge and corners, small chip at lower front corner and first few leaves. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Proclamation at Dehli.

      ca. 1880, albumen print, 28,4 x 20,2 cm, mounted. KEYWORDS:india/dehli.

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        Kerkelijk Conflict; Convoluut, 31 geschriften uitgegeven rond de afscheiding van 1886.

      Amsterdam, Utrecht, Brielle, e.a.; 1880 - -1887; verschillende uitgevers; halflederen band; rug met verguld titelopschrift; bevattende: "Acta der Conferentie van gecommitteerde kerkeraadsleden, gehouden te Amsterdam", "Het dreigend conflict; memorie van de gevolmachtigde commissie uit den Amsterdamschen kerkeraad ter voorlichting der gemeente in zake de attesten, door A. Kuyper"; "Het conflict gekomen, I. Complot en revolutie en II. Ons vrij beheer bedreigd en beveiligd, III. De "vredelievenden" in de besturen, door A. Kuyper", "De kerkelijke strijd te Amsterdam, no. 1 De stand der kwestie, no. 2 De revolutie gereglementeerd, no. 3 De voorlopige schorsing, door H.V. Hoogerzeil", "Moeten wij breken met het synodaal kerkverband? Een woord tot de gemeente; door L. Schouten Hzn.", "Rechtsgeleerde adviezen in zake het kerkelijk conflict te Amsterdam, I. Advies, door A.J.W. Farncombe Sanders, II. Advies, door B.J.L. Baron de Geer van Jutfaas, III. Advies, door P. van Bemmelen, IV. Bijlagen, bij de reeds verschenen adviezen, naar aanleiding van de tegenspraak van Mr. J.A. Levy"; "Machtsvertoon of wettig gezag? De synodale maanbrief en het woord van den koning der kerk, door Ph. J. Hoedemaker"; "Onze schuld tegenover de "Gereformeerden", door J.H. Gunning Jr."; "1816-1886. De onwettigheid der synodale organisatie van 1816 in verband met het kerkelijk conflict dezer dagen, door W.C.B"; "Memorie van consideratiën, ten dienste van het Provinciaal Kerkbestuur van Noord-Holland, openbaar gemaakt door de H.H. Ds. P. van Son c.s."; "Memorie van grieven tegen de uitspraak van het provinciaal kerkbestuur van Noord-Holland van 1 juli 1886, ten dienste van de synode, openbaar gemaakt door de 75 bezwaarde kerkeraadsleden"; "Memorie van rechten in cas van revisie aan de algemeene synode van de Nederl. Herv. Kerk, aangeboden door de vijf en zeventig bezwaarde Amsterdamsche kerkeraadsleden"; "Dr. Kuyper voor de synode, eene bijdrage tot de kennis van onze synodale organisatie"; "De reglementen voor de Nederlandsche Hervormde Kerk en Gods woord (met enkele feiten ter toelichting), door J.H. Feringa en H. Franssen"; "Waarom ik geen deel neem aan het kerkelijk congres, door Ph. J. Hoedemaker"; "Afwerping van het juk der synodale hierarchie. 1. Bekendmaking van den Amsterdamschen kerkeraad, II. Bericht van reformatie, III. Verklaring der ontzette kerkeraadsleden, door A. Kuyper"; "Instructiën voor moderatoren, consulenten en agenten op last van het Gereformeerd kerkelijk congres vastgesteld"; "Gereformeerd kerkelijk congres. Adviezen der zakelijke sectiën, ter visie gelegd ten huize van den heer H. Hoekstra te Utrecht"; "Gereformeerd kerkelijk congres. Het juk der tweede hiërarchie. Drie referaten, op den 11den Januari 1887 in "Frascati" voorgedragen door F.L. Rutgers, Jhr. Mr. A.F. de Savornin Lohman en A. Kuyper"; "Concept-formulieren voor de afwerping van het juk der synodale hiërarchie, volgens besluit van het Gereformeerd kerkelijk congres, d.d. 11-14 Januari 1887 te Amsterdam gehouden, eerste en tweede reeks"; "De strik gebroken en onze hulp in den naam des Heeren. Toespraak met het oog op de losmaking der gemeente uit de tegenwoordige organisatie van "De Nederlandsche Hervormde Kerk, gehouden te Leiderdorp, den 18den Juli 1886, door G. Vlug"; "En dat alles waarom? Beantwoording dezer vraag, voorkomende in het libel, getiteld: Het kerkelijk conflict te Leiderdorp. Een woord van ernst (?) en toelichting in verband met den strijd onzer dagen, door H. Wildeboer Jzn., pred. bij de Ned. Herv. Gem. te Benthuizen. In den vorm van een brief, door Johs. van Hemert Fzn."; "Memorie in zake de aannemingsquaestie"; 35, 83,40, 45, 51, 24, 17, 19, 16, 56, 33, 67, 22, 44, 50, 16, 134, 61, 103, 39, 127, 22, 19, n.p., 46, 46, n.p., 27, 20, 40 en 44 p.* Sommige van de geschriften zeldzaam. Band met lichte slijtage aan hoeken en randen. Rug aan boven- en onderzijde een ietsje beschadigd. Stempeltje aan de binnenkant van de band, inhoudsopgave (in inkt) op schutblad.

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        Les petits hommes.

      . Feder-Tusche ( laviert ) v. P. Noel, um 1880, 46 x 31. Eine Stadtmauer, die im Vordergrund eingerüstet ist und auf der Arbeiter ( Maurer ) stehen. Unten ziehen in einer langen Reihe Zwerge ( kleine Menschen ) mit Spitzhacke und in typischer Kleidung vorbei. Die Szenen spielt wohl an der Küste. Links unten ein Bereich von 30 x 10 cm für den Txt ausgespart, bzw. mit dem Anfang des Textes auf vorgezeichneten Linien versehen: " Ses travailleurs virent arriver, un beau jour, une l'coupe de nains conduite par un etrange vieillard " . - Unten rechts doppelt signiert: P. Noel. - Auf festem Papier, randlich mit einigen hinterlegten Einrissen, links unten der Rand mit kleinem bis zu 1 cm breitem Abriss. - Die Ecken oben mit kleinen Stiftlöchern ( Befestigung; einige wenige Flecken.). - Sehr schöne Original - Illustration zu ?. -

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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