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      London Smith, Elder and Co. 1878, 1880 - Together 2 volumes. The fourth edition of the first volume, the first edition of the second volume. INSCRIBED IN EACH VOLUME BY BROWNING. 8vo, original sienna cloth lettered and decorated in gilt and black. xi, 348; vii, 371, [2]. The first volume has been expertly rebacked to match the original; the second has been recased with some restoration at the spine ends; both have new endpapers and bear the stamp of the College for Working Women. A very good set. AN INSCRIBED PRESENTATION COPY of each volume. The first is inscribed "To the Members of the Working Women's College with Robert Browning's kind regards, Jan. 14 '80." The second volume is inscribed "With Robert Browning's best respects and regards." Presentation copies of Browning's writings are quite scarce. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Buddenbrooks, Inc. ABAA]
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      NY: P. O'SHEA, 1880. Book. Good. Hardcover. TITLE: LEGEND OF THE BEST BELOVED AND OTHER POEMS 1880 rare AUTHOR: ELEANOR C. DONNELLY PUBLISHER - (LOCATION) /COPYRIGHT: P. O'SHEA, NY 1880 EDITION: First Edition CATEGORY: Poetry, Decorative, Rare BINDING/COVER: Hardback without dust jacket COLOR: Green CONDITION: The outside is in good minus condition; there is a scuff to the top edge of the spine; there is scuffing to the corner edges. Minor split to the bottom edge of the first front free endpaper. There is a laid in slip of paper glued to the first front free endpaper, and it reads "Christian Doctrine 2nd Premium - Drawn by Miss Kate Dale - St. Catharine of Sienna Acdy - June 2nd, 1885." Book is without other marks or writings, pages are clean, and book is tight and sturdy. SIZE: 5 ½ x 8 ½ (approximately) PAGES: 108 pages. Good/None dust jacket condition. BACKGROUND/DESCRIPTION: First Edition. P. O'SHEA, NY 1880. IN HONOR OF THE SACRED HEART OF JESUS. AN OFFERING TO THE IRISH FAMINE FUND OF 1880. THERE ARE NO OTHER COPIES OF THIS TITLE BY ELEANOR C. DONNELLY FOUND FOR SALE ON THE INTERNET AT THE TIME OF THIS RESEARCH!!!! 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. InvCodePrc 1850 E H V VIEWFAIR BOOKS: 005930 .

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        Handbuch des Schachspiels

      Verlag von Veit & Co, Leipzig 1880 - xvi+704 pages with diagrams. Small quarto (10 1/2" x 7") bound in 3/4 black cloth with marbled boards and label to spine. (Bibliotheca Van der Linde-Niemeijeriana: 712) Sixth edition. Handbuch des Schachspiels (Handbook of Chess, often simply called the Handbuch) is a chess book, first published in 1843 by Tassilo von Heydebrand und der Lasa. It was one of the most important opening references for many decades. The Handbuch had been the project of Paul Rudolf von Bilguer, who was with von der Lasa a member of the Berlin Chess Club and the influential group of chess masters later called the Berlin Pleiades. Bilguer died in 1840, with the work still in the early stages. Von der Lasa completed the project and saw it published, with his friend von Bilguer alone named as author. It contained comprehensive analyses of all opening variations then known, plus a section on the history and literature of chess. Von der Lasa prepared four further editions (1852, 1858, 1864, and 1874). The sixth edition (1880) was by Constantin Schwede; and the seventh edition (1891) was by Emil Schallopp, with the assistance of Louis Paulsen. Carl Schlechter, who had drawn a match for the World Championship with Emanuel Lasker in 1910, prepared the eighth and final edition. Published in eleven parts between 1912 and 1916, it totaled 1,040 pages and included contributions by Rudolf Spielmann, Siegbert Tarrasch, and Richard Teichmann. International Master William Hartston called it "a superb work, perhaps the last to encase successfully the whole of chess knowledge within a single volume." Condition: Rebound, spine label faded, boards rubbed, previous owner's gift inscription to title else a very good copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: The Book Collector, Inc.]
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        Beer: Its History And Its Economic Value As A National Beverage

      Hartford, CT: F. W. Salem & Co. 1880 - First edition. 8vo. 275 pp. 14 full-page illustrations. Original dark green cloth stamped in gilt and blind, top edge gilt. With the bookplate of Marcus Crahan, noted book collector and gastronome. Contains a printed label pasted above the bookplate where author and publisher (F. W. Salem) on behalf of the promoters of the real Temperance Cause sent a copy of the book to the Honorable Thomas Gross, Jr. of East Haddam. Light green coated end-papers. This copy also contains a four-page printed advertisement for the book loosely inserted. Both inner hinges starting; slight wear to cover corners. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Keisogloff Rare Books, Inc.]
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      Boston, Houghton, Osgood and Company; Cambridge, The Riverside Press,, 1880. Octavo. Original red-brown cloth, titles to spine gilt, boards blocked in blind, brown coated endpapers. Contemporary bookseller's ticket to rear pastedown. Very lightly rubbed at extremities, small scuff to upper board. An excellent copy. First US edition, first printing in the first issue binding of red-brown cloth. Originally published in the UK in the same year.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Roma. Photographies de Alinari

      Alinari & Cook, Rome - Sans date (vers 1880-1890). Splendide reliure en parchemin richement ornée de motifs dorés sur fond noir et blanc, titre en rouge et vert, dos richement orné. Quelques petites taches sur le premier plat, plus importantes sur le deuxième plat, sinon très bel état. Tranches rouges. Réunion de 100 photos albuminées montées sur carton fort de Ed. Alinari sur Rome et ses monuments Format de la plupart des photos : H 18,5 x L 24,5 cm. Toutes les photos, collées recto-verso, sont légendées et numérotées. Etiquette d'éditeur "Alinari & Cook, Photographic publishers, 137A Corso Umberto 1o, Rome". Liste des photos et photos de l'ouvrage sur demande. Magnifique pièce.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Poids Plume]
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        The Complete Works

      London: George Routledge and Sons Ltd.,, [c. 1880]. 12 volumes, octavo (217 x 140 mm). Contemporary red half calf, marbled sides, raised bands, dark brown morocco labels, compartments richly gilt, top edges gilt. Engraved frontispiece portrait to each volume. Extremities slightly rubbed and worn, mild tanning to boards, free endpapers lightly browned, light spotting to edges, prelims and endmatter. An excellent set. An appealingly bound set of Prescott's (1796–1859) works, including his three major works: History of Ferdinand and Isabella, History of the Conquest of Mexico, History of the Conquest of Peru, originally published in 1838, 1843, and 1847 respectively.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Settler's Hut

      1880. Watercolour, 43 x 65 cm. signed and dated 1880 lower right, mounted and framed. This lovely watercolour is probably of a valley in the Bathurst region of New South Wales as the artist Edward Combes lived at Glanmire from the 1860's. It captures the isolation of early Australian settlement showing the simple timber slab homestead and the family's activities around it. Edward Combes (1830 -1895) was an engineer, pastoralist, politician and painter. He arrived from Wilshire England in 1851 to join the gold rush at Ballarat and Bendigo. In 1854 he returned to Paris for two years training in scientific engineering and studied water colour drawing. On his return to Australia a few years later he moved to New South Wales bought land and built {i Glanmire Hall} with his new English wife. By 1870 he was well known throughout this central western district of New South Wales and pursued interests in both politics and art. In 1878 he was the executive commissioner at the Paris International Exhibition followed by commissioner for NSW at the Melbourne International Exhibition. He was also a member of the Legislative Council and contributed significantly to the development of colonial public works and education policy. In 1879 he directed the art section of the Garden Palace Exhibition. The Bulletin, on the 23rd. April 1881 described him as the "best amateur painter in Sydney and the wonder is that the prosy engineer can find time to indulge in the "seraph ecstasy" of a pictorial ideal". His paintings were exhibited in London galleries and at the Paris salon and he was on the committee of the NSW Academy of Art and president of the Art Society of NSW where he also exhibited his work. Unusually, Combes did not seek recognition in Australia as a painter but was highly regarded in London and Paris, so perhaps his political and artistic leadership positions dictated this distinction. The Art Gallery of New South Wales which he helped to found and to direct for over twenty years received from him a single etching of one of his paintings. A portrait bust of this outstanding nineteenth century polymath by Simonetti is in the Gallery.

      [Bookseller: Hordern House Rare Books]
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        Photograph Album of 50 photographs, probably black and white albumen photographs, which have been tinted and coloured by hand, dating from about 1880.

      - The photographs measure 135 x 90 mms. mounted on leaves measuring 182 x 134 mms., folded accordion style, with photographs mounted recto and verso, contained within a black lacquered boards, with rickshaw scene (slightly defective with faces of characters absent or removed) on one over and floral motif on the other cover; some photographs with marginal staining, but most in good condition. Many of the scenes are landscapes or cityscapes, while others are of geishas and of a tea service. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: John Price Antiquarian Books, ABA, ILAB]
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      Rand, McNally & Co., Printers, 1880., 1880. 16" x 28 1/2" sheet, opens to a color map on much of the U. S. covered by the Bee Line Route that promotes "the Miller platform, coupler and buffer, and Westinghouse improved air brake, on all trains, largely reduce the liability to accident. A road bed unexcelled, steel rails, and the absence of tunnels, ferries, and rough country generally, make this one of the foremost lines in the United States in point of safety." Connections are shown west to Denver, advertising panels on both sides of the map that promote their first class equipment and Horton's reclining chair cars that are provided free between Indianapolis and St. Louis. The other side has 16 panels of time tables and information, black & white cover has an ornate illustration of a bee hive. Very good copy.

      [Bookseller: BUCKINGHAM BOOKS]
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      Nottingham, England: Stafford & Co., [nd, but ca. s]. 1880 - Large color woodblock poster, approximately 27 x 37 inches. Clean and bright. Overall condition is excellent. Archivally matted, protected with mylar sheet. . A large woodblock poster, printed in color, boldly announcing Chase & Bachelder's American Art Museum in England. The lower two-thirds of the poster is comprised of a handsome allegorical scene depicting a lady liberty figure soaring above a western landscape, her eyes facing west (of course), as she strings the telegraph wire herself. Indians, hunters, gold miners, and a group of overland emigrants in a covered wagon, look on. Three railroad lines, a stagecoach, and a fleeing herd of buffalo complete the scene below. A handsomely printed poster.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana]
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        The Art Treasures of America: Being the Choicest Works of Art in the Public and Private Collections of North America.

      Philadelphia: Gebbie & Barrie, n.d. c. 1880. - 2 volumes, 17.5 inches tall. 2 very tall volumes in half morocco. A most attractive and solid binding with gilt raised bands, pallets, titles and top edge. Some rubbing and some fading to the marbled boards especially the upper board of volume, but very solid with no splitting or loss. Some foxing, especially on the preliminaries. Very fine full page plates throughout. At least one more volume was published. 1000 copies of this limited de luxe edition were sold of which this is number 342. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: McConnell Fine Books ABA & ILAB]
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        The Works

      New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons [and] London, , 1880-93. 27 volumes, octavo (205 × 155 mm). Contemporary burgundy half morocco, titles and direction to spines, marbled boards and endpapers, top edges gilt. Illustrated frontispiece and vignette to each volume and further illustrations throughout. Some occasional light foxing and browning to pages, spines sunned and a couple lightly marked, an excellent set handsomely bound. Geoffrey Crayon edition.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Schauspielerinnen, 1 Schauspieler (inszenierte Photographie). 22 Original-Photographien. Konvolut.

      o. O., o. Vlg., o. J. (ca. 1880) - ca. 18 x 9 cm, Auf Karton aufgezogene Orig.-Albumin- Abzüge, Minimst berieben, einige mit minimem Lichtrand. Grösstenteils aus den Photostudios Angerer, Wien, und Koller, Budapest (2 aus New York, 1 Thiele, Dresden). 1200 gr. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Recherches archéologiques sur les Iles Ioniennes. I. – Corfou. II. – Céphalonie. III. – Zante. IV. – Cérigo [Cythère]. V. – Appendice.

      Paris, Ernest Thorin, Éditeur, 1879- 1880 - In-8° ; (2)-58 pp.-1 carte h.-t. [Île de Corfou]-1 planche h.-t. [Écritures]-1 f. blanc non chiffré-(2)-70 pp.-1 carte h.-t. [Île de Céphalonie]- 1 f. blanc non chiffré-(2)-66 pp.-2 cartes h.-t. [Île de Zante et Île de Cérigo], figures in-texte, demi-chagrin marron, dos à nerfs, filets à froid, titre or, rel. de l’époque, bel exemplaire. BNF, 8-J-5827. École française d’Athènes, 25.106 (8)-(12)-(18). Legrand, Bibliographie Ionienne, t. II, 3184. Édition originale complète de ses trois fascicules. Très rare, manque à Atabey, Blackmer, Contominas, Weber et à de nombreuses bibliographies sur le sujet. Othon Riemann (1853-1891), fut membre de l'École française d’Athènes. En 1876, il partit pour les îles Ioniennes, où il entreprit les premières fouilles systématiques. Elles furent suivies des fouilles d'Heinrich Schliemann en 1878, de Panagiotis Kavvadias en 1899, de Wilhelm Dörpfeld en 1900 et de Carl Wilhelm Vollgraff en 1904. N. B. : En 1880, Reimann enseigna à la faculté des lettres de Nancy puis à l'École normale supérieure. Soucieux de promouvoir l'enseignement des langues anciennes dès le plus jeune âge, il consacra une part importante de son activité d’enseignant et d’éditeur (Revue de philologie, de littérature et d'histoire anciennes) à la rédaction de manuels scolaires et de grammaires. FIRST EDITION COMPLET. VERY SCARCE WORK. VERY NICE COPY. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Hérodote]
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        Der Durchschlag des St. Gotthard-Tunnels und seine Vollendung. Eine vergleichende Studie über die bedeutenderen Tunnelbauten der Gegenwart. Mit 3 lithograph(ierten) Tafeln.

      Zch.: Orell Füssli, 1880.. 208, (2) S., mit 3 doppelt gefalteten Tafeln und zahlreichen Tabellen., 8°. Verglichen werden der Gotthard-Tunnel mit denen von Mont-Cenis, Hoosac, Suttro, Dettenberg, Spitzberg, Sonnstein und Cochem. Auf den Tafeln werden der Baufortschritt per Jahr von Gotthard, Hoosac, Suttro und Cochem (Tafel 1), der Baufortschritt per Monat von Dettenberg, Spitzberg, Zimmeregg und Teterchen (Tafel 2) und die Fördergefässe von Ratkonya, Ender, Rheinische Eisenbahn, Gotthard und Tetterchen - vermasste Abbildungen der Gefässe, resp. Wagen - (Tafel 3). Sehr selten. Umschlag etwas verblichen und lose, mit in der Zeit erneuertem Rücken und zwei grösseren Fehlstellen auf der Rückseite, einige Seiten lose.; Technische Mittheilungen des schweizerischen Ingenieur- & Architectenvereins, 17. Heft.

      [Bookseller: ABC Antiquariat Marco Pinkus]
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        Cock Robin: Silhouette Series,

      R. Shugg nd., ca. 1880, New-York - 5½ by 6½ inches. 24 pages. Each set shows an illustration in silhouette on the right with the text facing. Cock Robin is followed by 'Robin and Richard', 'Jack Sprat' and 'See, Saw Margery Daw'. Each of the three subsequent rhymes are one page with a facing illustration. Yellow wrappers printed in red and black. The first and last pages pasted to the cover as issued. Publisher's advertisement on the pack cover. With "Silhouette Series" on the front wrapper. Wrappers soiled and spine neatly mended with tissue, else this is in very good condition, and a remarkable survival for such a fragile item. Rare. Not in Osborne, not in Cotsen; only one copy located in OCLC at Yale. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Thorn Books, ABAA]
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        Vom Osten mit der Rhein und im Hintergrund der Dom und Stadt.

      ca. 1880, very large original photograph, albumen print, 43,5 x 55,3 cm on mount. KEYWORDS:germany / köln

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        Via Giuoco della Palla.

      ca. 1880 - 1890, albumen print, 19,4 x 27,2 cm. KEYWORDS:italy / san remo

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      1880 - CARTA MANUSCRITA DE EMILIO CASTELAR (FIRMADO), D. MANUEL DURAN I CORT, RARO 1880. 20X15. Ref A 1. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Libreria Anticuaria Marc & Antiques]
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        Tribulations of a Chinaman

      Sampson Low, London 1880 - Blue cloth with pictorial cover and spine. Gilt and black. All edges Gilt. Good copy with a blemish on the cover. First English edition with all illustrations [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Culpepper Books]
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        The Trumpet Major. A tale

      London: Smith, Elder & Co.,, 1880. 3 volumes, octavo. Original red diagonal-fine-ribbed cloth, front covers with pictorial design in black (encampment and mill, from a drawing by the author) and lettered in black, back covers blocked in blind with 3-rule border, spines gilt and black with design of standard, sword and bugle, cream endpapers: Purdy's secondary binding. Housed in a red cloth slipcase. Bookplates of Charles J. Rosenbloom. Head and foot of spines slightly bumped, hint of superficial rubbing at foot, slight spotting, embossed W.H. Smith library stamp to front free endpaper in volume one, splitting to some hinges, still an excellent copy, the cloth clean and fresh. First edition in book form of Hardy's great novel of the Napoleonic war, written to commemorate the 75th anniversary of Trafalgar. Purdy notes that the novel was published "in an edition of 1000 copies" and remarks that the three-line border "is less common than the 2-rule binding". The story was first published in slightly bowdlerized form in Good Words, Jan–Dec 1880, with the book edition published on 26 October 1880.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        JAHRBUCH DER KÖNIGLICH PREUSSISCHEN KUNSTSAMMLUNGEN. Band 1-14 und dem Registerband zu den ersten 10 Bänden (1-10) [insgesamt in 15 Bänden].,

      Berlin : Grote, 1880-1893. - Alle Bände in identischen, schönen Halbledereinbänden mit gold. Schriftprägung auf dem Rücken. Einbände lt. berieben. Ein Einbandrücken lt. aufgehellt. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 30000 33 x 24 cm. Halbledereinbände der Zeit, mit marmoriertem Deckeln und Lederecken.

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        The WORKS Of CHARLES DICKENS - The Pocket Volume Edition.

      Chapman & Hall,, London: 1880 - An economical edition offered by C&H, in this pocket format, without illustrations. Uncommon as offered here, i.e., in a complete set. PPII cocked with a small stain to the lower corner of the first 4 leaves. BH1 with cracked front hinge. Otherwise a VG+ to Nr Fine set, with the occasional VG volume, evidently depending, as one would expect, on the popularity of the title. Original publisher's flexible green cloth binding with black & gilt stamping. 16mo. 5-7/8" x 3-7/8". 1st edition thus. 30 volumes, complete. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Tavistock Books, ABAA]
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        [Photo Album]: England and Scotland

      [Circa 1880]. Large, heavy oblong folio. Measuring 18" x 13.25". Full morocco with "England and Scotland" in gilt on the front board. An exhaustive travel album with 381 tipped-in photographs. Sizes range from one image per page to a half dozen or slightly more, with perhaps two per page the average. Subjects include Oxford, Cambridge, Balmoral, Stratford-upon-Avon, Canterbury, Bath, York, Lincoln, Stonehenge, and a couple of dozen other locations. Many are stock images, with production marks, of cathedrals, buildings, and bucolic country scenes, a few of individuals. Almost all images are captioned in ink. Edgewear at the extremities, a couple of pages have modest insect damage, but only a single image is affected. A standard, if massive, travel album with an unusually generous selection of images. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        A Tramp Abroad

      American Publishing Company, Hartford 1880 - A Tramp Abroad by Mark Twain. First printing with Moses as the title of the frontispiece, later changed to Titan’s Moses. Rebound in dark brown ¾ leather with brown pebble design marbled paper. As new binding. Paper labels. Publisher: American Publishing Company, Hartford, 1880. Exceptionally clean copy with gilding on top edge. Light foxing to the portrait of Twain. 631 pages. A wonderful copy of a scarce first printing. Protected by Mylar. Inventory #12-209. Price: $1250. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Discovery Bay Old Books]
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        Le Moniteur Des Menuisiers. Album De La Menuiserie Moderne

      A.Levy Editeur, Paris 1880 - This is an album of 50 lithographed images in black & white of designs ca.1880 of elaborate storefronts, and doors and other pieces of furniture from stylish shops. Also kiosks, etc, each plate with metric scale that indicates relative dimensions. All designs by the architect A.Sanguineti. Quarto size, 10 1/2" high x 8 1/2" wide. There is a light brown moisture-stain to most plates, down at the lower margin, sometimes affecting the image. The back cover is a brown marbled paper, no front cover. The title-page serves as front cover, although it is hard to tell if this is intentional. The book is covered with a protective mylar jacket. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Design Books]
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        A Tramp Abroad

      American Publishing Co., Hartford, CT, USA 1880 - A very good copy of Twain's delightful account of his travels through Europe in the last quarter of the 19th century. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering and illustration. Second state of first edition, with caption "Titian's Moses". Spine is slightly rolled and owner's signature and date (Dec 1881) on flyleaf. Gilt on front is lightly rubbed (see picture) and has one small dent, but totally intact and little discoloration or foxing. Overall, a very good copy of Twain's take on the Grand Tour. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        A Tramp Abroad 1880 First Edition

      American Publishing 1880 - A first edition of Mark Twain's A Tramp Abroad from 1880. This was sold by subscription and this one had the leather binding. It has had some repair work and has a small gold name on the front board. The textblock is in very good condition. You can see the minor wear on the boards of this rare book and I have priced it accordingly and attractively. Please check out the photos. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Twain of Thought Rare Books]
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        A Tramp Abroad.

      American Publishing Company, Hartford, CT 1880 - xvi, 631pp. + advertisement. Black cloth stamped in gold on the cover and the spine, edges sprinkled brown, tissued frontispiece and three hundred and twenty-eight illustrations. Issue points as follows: portrait frontispiece BAL state B (the sequence is suggested not determined); frontispiece BAL state B; sheets BAL state B. Cloth is worn at extremities, small water stain to first few pages, front hinge a bit tender, some foxing to frontispiece. About very good. BAL 3386. ; Octavo [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Settlers' Guide to Washington Territory and to the Lands of the Northern Pacific Railroad on the Pacific Slope.

      Portland: Himes the Printer, [c. 1880]. - 8vo., (8 7/8 x 5 ¾ inches). Fine folding lithographed "Map of Washington showing the Northern Pacific Railroad and connecting lines," with original hand color in full (lightly toned, one or two new folds). Original publisher's printed paper wrappers (slightly toned, one or two spots). First edition. This charming pamphlet contains the important map of Washington Territory by G.W. & C.B. Colton. Between 1831 and 1890, the Colton firm dominated American map publishing, and their atlases were the finest produced in the U.S. during the nineteenth century. The company was founded by Joseph Hutchins Colton (1800-1893), who had no formal training in geography or cartography; he began by purchasing copyrights of maps prepared by other individuals or companies, and his principal role was to manage the production and distribution of the maps. His first maps were drawn by the esteemed cartographer David H. Burr in the 1830s. By the 1850s Colton was also publishing guidebooks, atlases and immigrant and railroad maps. The firm was renamed G.W. & C.B. Colton in the 1860s when Colton was succeeded by his sons, George Woolworth Colton (1827-1901) and Charles B. Colton (c. 1831-1916). It is believed that George Colton compiled the company's 1855 'Atlas of the World' and served thereafter as the firm's principal map compiler, cartographer, and engraver. The Colton firm refused to compromise quality, choosing to compete for sales in the more expensive international market rather than the cheap domestic one. This map shows Washington Territory delineated by county, with the Northern Pacific Railroad lines, including completed, projected, and connecting routes, outlined in color. For more information about this book, or a warm welcome to see it and other books in our library at 72nd Street, NYC, please contact Megan Scauri, M.A., M.L.S., in the Rare Book Department. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Faust. Preface et traduction de H(enri) Blaze de Bury. Onze eaux-fortes de [Adolphe] LALAUZE.

      Paris, A. Quantin 1880.. 2°. Schmutztit., Tit., XLIX(1) S. (Preface), 1 Bl. (Nebentit.), 274 S., 1 Bl. Mit. 1 Portr. d. Verf. als Front. sowie 8 Illustr. von Lalauze in Kupferradierung auf Taf. und 65 großen figürlichen Titel- u. Schlussvignetten in Holzst. (gest. v. Meaulle nach Wogel u. Scott) bzw. 2 in Kupferrad. (Lalauze)und davon (mit Ausnahme des Front.) alle in doppelter Ausfertigung auf separatem, verso der jeweiligen Abbildung montiertem Blatt. Dekorativer d. Zt. auf 5 Bünden mit Tit. auf mont. Papierschi. sowie reicher Verz. in Goldpräg. auf Rü., Kopfgoldschnitt u. unbeschnittenem, rauem Schnitt an der Seiten- u. Unterkante, marmor. Vorsatzpapier sowie m. Beibindung des Originaleinbandes (OKart.). Einbd. berieben u. stellenw. abgewetzt; ob. Kapital gestaucht; Läsuren an beiden Kapitalen im vord. Falz aufgeplatzt; 2 Exlibris auf vord. Spiegel; ersten u. letzten Bll. stärker gebräunt; Schnitt u. einzelne Taf. stärker stockfl.; einige wenige Ss. m. leichten Wasserspuren; stellenw. fingerfleckig.. Vicaire, III, 1016. Erste Ausgabe dieses vom französischen Zeichner, Aquarellmaler u. Radierer Adolphe Lalauze (1838-1905) prachtvoll ausgestatteten Werkes. Bibliophiles Sammlerstück. Vorliegend eines (Nr. 38) von 45 auf Chinapapier abgezogenen Exemplaren, einer in insgesamt 100 nummerierten Exemplaren hergestellten Auflage. Zwei, ebenfalls mit der Technik der Kupferradierung ausgeführte Kopftitel (der auf S. I der Einleitung sowie ein weiterer auf S. 21) tragen die Signatur des Künstlers und wurden vielleicht in der auf dem Titel genannten Zählung, von 11 Radierungen berücksichtigt, den auch im Verzeichnis finden sich nur die 9 Tafelabbildungen.

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        LES MEILLEURS BLES. Description et culture des principales variétés.

      1880 - Paris, Vilmorin-Andrieux, sans date [1880]. Grand in-quarto (252 X 322 mm) demi-chagrin vert lierre, plats de toile chagrinée même couleur, dos cinq nerfs plats, caissons à froid avec fleuron doré dans les compartiments, titre doré, filets dorés, plats ornés de plusieurs encadrements de filets à froid, titre et nom de l'éditeur dorés sur le premier plat (CH. MAGNIER REL) ; VII-175 et 66 planches hors-texte. Quelques pointes de rousseurs, principalement aux premiers et derniers feuillets. UNIQUE EDITION de cet OUVRAGE RARE et recherché, orné de 66 PLANCHES hors-texte de lithographies en couleurs par Eugène GRAFF. "C'est une monographie fort complète sur les variétés de blés : à grain nu, à grain vêtu, tendres sans barbes, d'automne, de printemps, poulards, dures, épeautres, amidonniers, etc. L'oeuvre agronomique et scientifique des Vilmorin a été poursuivie par Henry, Philippe et Jacques. On leur doit les premières variétés de blés créées par hybridation et aussi les premières variétés de céréales qui aient été des lignes pures." (OBERLE, Bibliothèque bacchique, 831). SUPERBE EXEMPLAIRE dans son élégante reliure éditeur à l'état de NEUF. FINE COPY. PICTURES AND MORE DETAILS ON REQUEST.

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        Mangiatori di maccheroni.

      ca. 1880, albumen print, 25 x 18,8 cm. KEYWORDS:napoli / italy

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        DISCURSOS Y DISERTACIONES CANONICAS EN LOS CURSOS 1859-60 Y 1860-61. Se trata de 22 discursos manuscritos firmados y rubricados por autores como CRISTOBAL COLON, POU Y ORDINAS, PARDO MONTENEGRO, AYLLON ALTOLAGUIRRE, GONZALEZ ALLER, PEDRO PABLO AYUSO, RICARDO DIAZ AGERO. Enc. en 1 vol. 4º. con 301h (sin paginar) manuscritas por ambos lados. Enc. holandesa.

      - .- " La primera hoja es una nota manuscrita, firmada y rubricada por D. VICENTE DE LA FUENTE que dice "En las Academias que hube de presidir durante los cursos. se leyeron algunos discursos notables que mis discípulos tuvieron la amabilidad de entregarme. Reunidos en este volumen lo he encuadernado. Al cabo de veinte años algunos son ya personajes notables. Madrid 15 de Enero de 1880. Vicente de la Fuente" "

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        Les meilleurs blés. Description et culture des principales variétés de froments d'hiver et de printemps

      Vilmorin-Andrieux, Paris 1880 - grand in-4. Collation : VIII, 175 pp., 66 pl. h.-t. Toile rouge imprimée. (Reliure de l'éditeur.). Remarquable monographie illustrée de 66 planches en couleurs, une par variété de blé. "Ouvrage rare et recherché. Monographie fort complète sur les variétés de blés: à grain nu, à grain vêtu, tendre sans barbe, d'automne, de printemps, poulards, dures, épeautres, amidonniers . On doit à la famille Vilmorin les premières variétés de céréales produites par hybridation". (Oberlé, Fastes de Bacchus). Bel exemplaire dans sa reliure d'origine, quelques piqûres aux premiers et derniers feuillets.

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        Studies from the Morphological Laboratory in the University of Cambridge. [Spine title]: Embryological Tracts. [With]: Studies from the Morphological Laboratory in the University of Cambridge. Part II. [Spine title]: Embryological Tracts II

      London: Williams and Norgate. 1880, 1882. First. First edition. Two volumes. 10 folding plates in Volume I; 9 folding plates in Volume II. Originally published in wrappers, these copies rebound in Japanese vellum at an early date with titles in gilt. Single ink stroke on front board of one volume, some scattered foxing, else near fine copies. Two volumes from the quarterly microscopical publication. .

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        19th Century Photograph Album of Original and Unique Cape Town Scenes, including Clifton Beaches.

      c. 1880 - First Edition. 34 large unique albumen photographs from dry plates, some with neat titles in hand. All appear to have been taken in the early 1880s. All contained in the original large 32 by 25 cm album. Includes a large unique and original high detail photograph of the Clifton beaches without any sign of habitation, entitled "View from Kloof Road". One of the very few early photographs of Clifton ever taken. The hand written titles include: Cape Town from Table Mountain, Krantzes of Table Mountain, Gorge with Devil's Peak, Kasteel's Poort, View from Top of Table Mountain, View from Top of Table Mountain (Lion's Head), Cape Point Lighthouse and Cape of Good Hope, Sea Point Breakers, View from Camp-Ground, Table Mountain from Kloof Road, View from Kloof Road, Avenue at Rondebosch, Panoramic View of Cape Town (over two photographs), Fern Villa, Grotto Fern Villa (multiple examples) , Post Office Kokstad, Fundusi son of Tojo, Umzimkulu River. The album shows wear. All edges gilt. There are numerous other untitled scenes, including woodcutters and indigenous people in traditional dress. The most evocative photograph collection I have ever handled. Africana. Hardback. No dj. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Whitman signed photograph removed from the frontispiece of ?Two Rivulets,? his 1876 volume of prose and verse, originally published with ?Leaves of Grass? as part of a two volume Centennial Edition

      Photograph Signed ?Walt Whitman / 1880? on image. Sepia, 4? x 5.75? image, overall 4.25? x 7.25?. Mounted on card bearing printed information about this photograph: ?Photo?d from life, Sept.; ?72, Brooklyn, N.Y. / by G.F.E. Pearsall, Fulton St. / (Printed by C.F. Spieler, Phila.)? This photograph was removed from the second printing of the First Edition of Whitman?s ?Two Rivulets? which was published in 1876 with the sixth edition of ?Leaves of Grass? as part of a two volume set known as the Centennial edition. A strip was added to the verso of the card to attach it to the book?s binding. Because the photograph?s width was ? inch greater than the card upon which it was mounted, there is a slight indentation at the right edge of the image. Mounting remnants on edges on verso. Dark, bold signature. Fine condition.On August 7, 1872, George Frank E. Pearsall opened a studio at 298 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, New York. Whitman had several photos taken by Pearsall, including this albumen port

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        Histoire De La France Contemporaine (1871-l900): 4 Volumes

      ANCIENNE LIBRAIRIE FURNE, PARIS 1880 - All volumes: Red leather spine with marbled boards. Five raised bands on spine. Gilt title on spine. Front and back hinge cracks. Book markers. Mild to moderate book, shelf, edge-wear, rubs, corner bumps and discoloration. Foxing. Browning pages. Marbled paste-down and free end papers. Volume I: Le Gouvernement de M. Thiers. Frontispiece. 639 pages. Plates. Volume II: La Presidence du Marechal de Mac Mahon - L'Echec de la Monarchie. 707 pages. Plates. Volume III: La Presidence du Marechal de Mac Mahon - La Constitution de 1875. 731 pages. Volume IV: La Republique Parlementaire. 783 pages. DATE PUBLISHED: 1880 EDITION: DEUXIEME [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Island Life: or the Phenomena and Causes of Insular Faunas and Floras, Including a Revision and Attempted Solution of the Problem of Ecological Climates

      London Macmillan & Co 1880. G+ : in good condition plus without dust jacket. Minor indent to top edge of upper board and light rubbing to extremities. Previous owner's signature in pencil on fep. Some pages uncut otherwise contents VG. Teg First Edition Green/gilt hardback cloth cover 240mm x 150mm (9" x 6"). xvii, 526pp. Maps and illustrations.

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        Lecons sur les fonctions doublement periodiques faites en 1847

      Berlin: Reimer, 1880. 1sep. <p>Liouville, Joseph. Lecons sur les fonctions doublement periodiques faites en 1847 OFFPRINT from <i>J.reine and angewandte Math.</i> 88, no.4. 4to. 277-310pp. 290 x 215mm. Half morocco, original printed wrappers bound in. Foxing on first and last leaves. corners rubbed. very good copy, with bookplate of American mathematician Duncan C. Harkin (b.1899). Berlin: Reimer, 1880.</p><p>FIRST SEPARATE EDITION, posthumously published, of Liouville&#39;s theorem, which he made known in private lectures to the German mathematicians Borchardt and Joachimsthal in 1847, but never published during his lifetime.</p>

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        DEUTSCHE LITERATURZEITUNG( Deutsche Litteraturzeitung) - Konvolut folgender kompletter aufgebundender Jahrgänge 1. und 2. Jahrgang 1880/1881 in 1. Band / 3. Jahrgang 1882 / 4. Jahrgang 1883 /5. Jahrgang 1884 / 6. Jahrgang 1885 / 8. Jahrgang 1887 / 9. Jahrgang 1888 / 10. Jahrgang 1889 / 11. Jahrgang 1890 /12. Jahrgang 1891 /13 Jahrgang 1892 /14. Jahrgang 1893 / 15. Jahrgang 1894/ 16. Jahrgang 1895 / 17. Jahrgang 1896 / 18. Jahrgang 1897 / 19 Jahrgang 1898 / 20. Jahrgang 1899 / 21. Jahrgang 1900 / 22. Jahrgang 1901 / 23 Jahrgang 1902 / 25. Jahrgang 1904 / 28. Jahrgang 1907 / 29. Jahrgang 1908 / 30. Jahrgang 1909 / 31. Jahrgang 1910 / 35. Jahrgang 1914 / 36. Jahrgang 1915 / 37. Jahrgang 1916 / 38. Jahrgang 1917 / 40. Jahrgang 1919 / 41. Jahrga

      Weidmannschen Buchhandlung später de Gruyter 1880-1925, Berlin - 35 komplette Jahrgänge und 1 halber Jahrgang, zumeist Halblederbände der Zeit, 2-3 Halbleinenbände der Zeit 4°, Exemplare gestempelt; Erscheinungsverlauf: 1.1880 - 44.1923; N.F. 1=45.1924 - 6=50.1929; 3.F. 1=51.1930 - 6=56.1935; 57.1936 - 65.1944; 66/68.1945/47(1947); 69.1948 -114.1993,5/6; damit Ersch. eingest.Periodizität: monatl. Hauptsacht. bis 24.1903: Deutsche Litteraturzeitung de 60000 Buch [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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