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        John Inglesant: A Romance.

      Birmingham: Cornish Brothers, 1880. 8vo, original white parchment boards, red lettering. ¶ An adventurous philosophical romance set in England and Europe of the early 17th century. John Inglesant was first published at the expense of its unknown author, an obscure middle-aged manufacturer in Birmingham. A copy came to the attention of Mrs. Humphrey Ward (who had recently published her first novel), and its strong themes of devotion in the face of religious and social upheaval strongly impressed her. She passed her copy on to Macmillan and that firm brought out the trade edition in 1881. John Inglesant became an immediate success, selling upwards of 80,000 copies, bringing literary fame to Shorthouse and ensuring the novel a place among the minor Victorian classics. Spine water-stained; parchment a little soiled; some scattered foxing; good, sound copy.

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        Nana

      Philadelphia: T. B. Peterson & Brothers, 1880. First American Edition. Hardcover. Good. 430 pp. Publisher's blue cloth stamped in black with gilt titles on front. First American edition. Good. Cloth darkened at spine and frayed at spine ends and corners, lightly marked. Inner hinges appear repaired, small abrasion to front free end paper. Pages show an occasional corner crease, toning. First American edition.

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        El Bandolerismo. Estudio Social y Memorias Historicas

      Imprenta de Fortanet 1876-1880, Madrid - Encuadernado en holandesa piel en buen estado. Formato Octavo. 10 volumenes. pág LXIX+ +272+306+364+364+302+323+320+320+358+348 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Portrait. Oval engraving by Weger.

      - Leipzig, [Weger], after a photograph of ca. 1880. Print size 20.0 x 15.0 cm (paper size 30.1 x 39.6 cm).l Engraved portrait by August Weger (1823-1892). The portrait, "nach ein Photographie" show Charles Darwin in old age with his iconic beard. His autograph is printed below. The photo may be one made in 1877 by Lock and Whitfield. Weger was a German engraver and printer. Weger is known for his portraits of famous people, such as the writer Friedrich Gerstäcker, the composer Robert Schumann, and, apparently, Charles Darwin. A very wide-margined and spotless print. Rare.

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        \"Liebesgasse\". Blick auf die Häuser einer steil ansteigenden Gasse, auf deren Stufen mehrere Frauen den männlichen Besuchern ihre Liebesdienste anbieten. Alle Personen in vornehmer Tracht des späten 16. Jahrhunderts.

       Federzeichnung, sign. \"A. Queyroy\", um 1880, 47 x 26 cm. Thieme-Becker Bd. XXVII, S. 522. - Die deutsche Inschrift unten (\"Liebesgasse\") mit Bleistift von alter Hand. An dem Bordell vorne rechts ein Schild mit zwei Herzen und der Inschrift \"Aux Amys\". - Im Rand verschiedene Altersspuren. Versand D: 6,00 EUR Künstlergraphik, Galanterie

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        Das Hochgebirge der Schweiz. Prachtwerk mit 72 der interessantesten Ansichten aus dem Alpen-, Felsen- und Gletschergebiete. Originalzeichnungen in Stahl radirt von C. Huber. 3., erweiterte Auflage.

      Basel, Chr. Krüsi, o.J. (ca. 1880), - gr. in-4°, 4 Bl. + 410 Spalten (205 S.) + 73 Original-Stiche einschliesslich gestoch. Titel, vereinzelt stockfleckig, Original-Leinenband mit Gold- und Tiefprägung. Komplettes Exemplar dieses Klassikers der alpinen Ansichten aus u.a. Graubünden, Berner-Oberland, Glarus, Wallis. Dieser Ausgabe des berühmten Werkes wurden nach d. 1. Ausgabe, noch zusätzlich 6 Stahlstichansichten beigefügt. Der Stahlstich: Panthenbrücke Klöntalsee wurde mit 1 Blatt: Ct. Glaris (Panorama-Ansicht und 3 Ansichten) ausgewechselt. Der Textteil wurde ebenfalls erweitert.Mit Ansichten von u.a. Davos, St. Moritz, Appenzell, Säntis-Panorama, Rhonegletscher, Leuk, Grindelwald, Aletsch-Gletscher, Falkenstein, Montblanc, Hospiz St. Bernhard, verschiedene Häuser-Typen.Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. Perret 3253 (Ed. française); Lonchamp 2231; BSL III/93 (EA 1868, mit 48 Stahlstichen, und 2. Ausgabe 1875, mit 64 Stahlstichen). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Opere della ''Biblioteca Nazionale'' pubblicate da Felice Le Monnier e successori.

      Descritte ed illustrate. Livorno, F. Vigo, 1880, - in-8, pp. X, 405, (7), leg. del tempo m. pelle e ang., tit. e filetti oro al dorso, copert. edit. cons. Con una tav. di ritratti f.t. Catalogo ragionato che descrive ampiamente varie centinaia di opere, in prevalenza di letteratura e storia italiana, costituenti la celebre collana edita da Le Monnier. Il volume contiene anche il testo di 20 Novelle di Boccaccio, A. Caro, Firenzuola, Ariosto, Monti ed altri. Edizione di 500 esempl. num. (n. 156). (A pieni margini, qualche lievissima ingiallitura). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Lepidoptera of Ceylon.

      London, L. Reeve, 1880-1887. 3 volumes. Large-4to (285 x 225mm). pp. (2), xii, 190; (2), viii, 162; xv, (1), 578, with 215 handcoloured lithographed plates. Contemporary green half morocco, richly gilt decorated spines in 6 compartments, top edges gilt. This beautifully illustrated iconography on the lepidoptera of Ceylon was published under the special Patronage of the Government of Ceylon. It gives full descriptions of the genera and species found in Ceylon, their life-histories, structure, varieties of form, habitats, and geographical distribution. The fine plates are drawn and lithographed by the author. Frederic Moore (1830-1907) was one of the most remarkable authors on oriental lepidoptera. He was attached to the Museum of the East India Company until it was disbanded in 1879. /"Moore entered the doors of entomology by way of his artistic abilities. Dr. T. Horsfield (1777-1859), long associated with the East India Museum, required someone capable of doing natural history drawings and, through an introduction, Frederic Moore obtained the post. Thus began a lifetime association with Indian Lepidoptera" (Gilbert, Butterfly Collectors and Painters, p. 78).//A beautifully bound and an unusually clean and mint copy of this rare work.//Nissen ZBI, 2877.

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        CUBE PUZZLE

      - PUZZLES. CUBE PUZZLE. This is a charming cube puzzle in its original wooden box, complete with 5 chromolithographed guide sheets (and the 6th guide is on the cover as issued). The 12 cubes are housed in the original wooden box measuring 8 1/2" x 7" and 2 1/2" high with a hinged wooden lid. No publication information, ca 1880. Some minor wear to paper covering box else VG-Fine. Each of the 6 puzzles depicts various animals at play: 1. 5 adorable cats are frolicing around a globe on a table, 2. a dog on a chain is being teased by a monkey, 3. Five dogs jealously watch a cockatoo on a perch eat bread in a conservatory, 4. a fancy little spaniel lap dog with ribbons in its hair is barking at a ram and 4 sheep, 5. Four dogs are chasing a cat that is running on top of a brick wall and 6. on the box cover are 4 goats beginning to eat a picture on an easel that they've discovered while a young boy shouts in the distance to shoo them away. The images are playful and this is a wonderful puzzle.

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        Santa Cecilia - Donatello: Firenze

      Italy, 1880. 1880's James Anderson , Roma , Italy , Bromide / Chloride print . size 10"x 12" with a hard backer board by James Anderson . Printed in the photo at the bottom " 8604 - FIRENZE - Santa Cecilia - Donatello - ( da copia ) - Museo Nazionale - Anderson - ROMA ". See more of this art at : GibbsBooks.. No Binding. Very Fine. Illus. by James Anderson. Book.

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        Abenteuer auf einer Reise durch die Schweiz. Ein Würfel- und Pfänderspiel. Dritte Auflage.

      Bern, Rudolph Jenni?s Buchhandlung (H. Köhler), (Stämpfli?sche Buchdruckerei in Bern), o.J., ca. 1880. - (18,5:12 cm). 6 nn. Bll. Rückenfalz. Mit lithogr., gefaltetem Spielplan (45:48 cm), in 6 Segmenten auf Lwd. aufgezogen. Zus. in Or.-Umschlag mit gedrucktem Deckelschild (19,5:27 cm), dieser etwas eingerissen. Text in rot und blau ?Neues Würfel- und Pfänderspiel? und ?Großes lithographirtes Tableau mit 60 Abbildungen? Seltenes Würfelspiel mit ausführl. Spielanleitung. Der Spielplan in Form einer Spirale und mit Kopftitel "Reisespiel durch die Schweiz - Jeu de Voyage par la Suisse": Mittig Fernansicht von Bern, das das Endziel der 60 Spielfelder ist; diese mit kl. Alltags-, Landschafts- bzw. Stadtansichten, darunter Aarau, Basel, Brienz, Freiburg, Locarno, Sitten, St. Gallen, Thun, Zürich u.a.; ferner in den Ecken je 1 Szene zum Thema Reisen (Kofferpacken, Abendessen im Hotel, Hotelzimmer u. Ankunft). - Teilw. etwas stockfleckig.Gioco di percorso tipo gioco dell?oca con 60 caselle. Tavola sa gioco di cartone: 50 x 51.5 cm / Libretto cpn regole. Lo scopo del gioco è di finire per primi il percorso. Disegno e litografia: F. LipsPlease notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. Audisio & Schädler: Le Montagne per Gioco 2 n° 158. Inventario Museomontagna: Giochi 234. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        History of the Indian Tribes of North America, with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs. Embellished with Fifty Portraits from the Indian Gallery in the War Department at Washigton. 2 vols.

      Philadelphia, Rice, ca. 1880. - 450, 541 pp. With 50 coloured lithographic plates (48 portraits). 4° (27,5 x 19,5 cm). Contemporary half calf with title and some gilt on spines. Cf. Brunet II, 1280; cf. Sabin 43410 a. First published in 20 parts (3 vols.; folio) by 3 printers (Biddle; Greenough; Rice and James) in the years 1836-44, containing 120 plates; 2nd printing in 1850 (no printer; 121 plates; 3 vols. in 8°). For the life and historical importance of Th. L. Kenney (1785-1859) cf. H. J. Viola in the American National Biography; McKenney, Superintendent of Indian Affairs (1824-30), gave his name as the author, but actually James Hall wrote most of the text, which is nowadays, together with the illustrations, considered as a landmark of American ethnography in the 19th century and a main source of North-American Indian history. With the assistance of John Mix Stanley (1814-72) the portraits were painted by Charles Bird King (1786-1862), who was a highly reputated painter of portraits in Washington from the 20ies on. He started his carreer as a student of the Royal Academy in London (1805-12) and came back to Philadelphia and Washington (1816). When the Smithonian Institution in Washington burned down in 1865, many of his portraits of Indian Chiefs had been destroyed as well as most of the portraits Stanley painted in 1842/52 (only 5 of 152 were saved). Cf. Thieme/Becker 20, 325 and 31, 468. Edges slightly rubbed; first leaves of both vols. very slightly stained. Please ask for further pictures. EN

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        Comtesse Colonna Walewska 15 aquarelles botanique fleurs 1880 manuscrites album

      - Comtesse Colonna Walewska 15 aquarelles botanique fleurs 1880 manuscrites album

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        El Oasis. Viaje al País de los Fueros Tomo I: Navarra; Tomo II: Guipuzcoa y Alava; Tomo III: Vizcaya.

      1878-1880. . - Imp. Jaime Jepús Roviralta. Barcelona. . 3 Vol. . 526 pp.+570 pp.+491 pp. pp. Gran Folio. Tela Artesanal. Derecho (Foral), Grabados , Primera edición , Siglo XIX , Vasco-Navarro (Vasco Navarro) . Primera edición de esta magnífica obra sobre el País Vasco tras la segunda guerra carlista. Con ilustraciones de Bringas, Delmas, Iturralde, Padró, etc. Recoge multitud de datos históricos y descripciones sobre los territorios y costumbres vascongadas. Obra fundamental para el conocimiento del País Vasco en el s. XIX. Lomeras algo abiertas, interior buen estado .

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        EIN KORB VON ALLEREI

      1880. MEGGENDORFER, LOTHAR. (MEGGENDORFER,LOTHAR)illus. EIN KORB VON ALLEREI mit lustig versen von Franz Bonn. Munchen:Braun & Schneider ca 1880, achte auflage. Folio, cl. backed pict. bds, lacks blank rear free ep, several hinge repairs, some soil, overall VG for this scarce item. Containing 32 pages of marvelous HAND-COLORED illustrations by Meggendorfer with his usual touch of humor.

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        Schattentheater mit beweglichen Figuren. Eine lustige Unterhaltung für Jung und Alt.

      Format: 46,5/32/3,5 cm. Farbig lithographierter Original-Karton. Sehr frühes Schattentheater mit beweglichen Figuren. Hersteller nicht genannt, aber höchstwahrscheinlich von Sala um 1880. Der Kasten ist an Kanten und Ecken berieben und bestoßen, 2 Bruchstellen in der Umrandung sind stabilisiert worden, hier und da etwas restaurierungsbedürftig. Der Inhalt - soweit feststellbar - ist wohl fast komplett, Die Figuren (19 Stück) sind meist in Teilen und können mit dem hierfür noch vorhandenen Material nach Vorlage zusammengefügt werden. Es ist eine genaue Anleitung zum Aufstellen des Theaters und zum Basteln der Figuren dabei. Außerdem noch ein Heft (16 S.) mit Theater-Vorschlägen für alle Figuren vorhanden. Beim Deckel, der gleichzeitig auch die Bühne (Bildschirm) ist, fehlt eine Kartonumrandung. Das lose Mittelteil des Deckels mit den Abbildungen ist mit einer Schnur befestigt und kann zur Öffnung der Bühne herabgelassen werden. Interessantes und seltenes Stück in ziemlich kompletter und guter Erhaltung. - Elke Gottschalk: Papierantiquitäten, S. 110 mit Abbildungen.

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        Angler's leather fly wallet, with flies

      , 1880. 1880. Cowhide folding case with front and rear gussetted pockets, containing six double-sided parchment leaves with ribbon inserts for holding flies, with approximately 60 flies and leaders, plus blank interleaving and felt cushioning sheets. Gilt stamped on front: "Harry Dutton. Melrose Mass.". 1 vols. Folded, the case measures 4-1/2 x 7-1/2 x 1-1/2 inches. One corner slightly abraded, some wear to interior and to some of the flies, overall very good. Cowhide folding case with front and rear gussetted pockets, containing six double-sided parchment leaves with ribbon inserts for holding flies, with approximately 60 flies and leaders, plus blank interleaving and felt cushioning sheets. Gilt stamped on front: "Harry Dutton. Melrose Mass.". 1 vols. Folded, the case measures 4-1/2 x 7-1/2 x 1-1/2 inches. Late 19th Century Fisherman's Leather Fly Wallet. The flies enclosed in this pleasant artifact seem to be mostly trout flies; it would be interesting to see how effective they are a century or so later!

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        Cannon's Universal Proof of Money-Making. A Treatise on Every Kind of Business, and on all Money Matters. A Complete Reference Guide for Everybody

      Battle Creek, Mich: Published for the Author. 1880. First. First edition. Blue quarter leather and green cloth. 355pp. Foxing to the foredge, a little mottling to the spine, and light edgewear to the boards, a very good or better copy. OCLC locates only later printings, and then only on microfilm. .

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        Femmes égyptiennes costume de sortie.

      ca. 1880. Original photograph, albumen print, 27,5 x 21,6 cm, signed and numbered No. 572. KEYWORDS:egypt/cairo/photo

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        The White Ship

      Written in brown ink to rectos of 19 ruled leaves, signed and dated 'D.G. Rossetti: 1880' at end, a little spotting, contemporary plain green wrappers, 202 x 162 mm, top edge gilt, bound in contemporary gilt-lettered polished calf with oval arabesque design to centre of both covers, marbled endpapers and small armorial bookplate of the Boyds of Penkill to front pastedown, 4to. 'The ballad retells the story of the death of Henry I's son and heir, when his ship went down with all aboard on 25 November 1120 as it was sailing from France to England ... The poem was completed around 26 April 1880, but undoubtedly started much earlier, perhaps as early as 1873, certainly by 1878. Fragments for the ballad appear in a number of Rossetti's note books from those years. On 12 April 1880 he showed William Michael Rossetti some of his preliminary work on the ballad and told him he was "inclined to take it up again". Three manuscripts of the poem survive: a draft manuscript in Duke University Library; a first fair copy in Yale's Beinecke Library; and a second fair copy (printer's copy), in the British Library' (RossettiArchive.org). To the census of fair copies can now be added this third manuscript, formerly in the possession of Alice Boyd (1825-1897), 14th Laird of Penkill Castle, where Rossetti was a regular visitor. Both the draft manuscript (T.J. Wise/Ashley Library copy) and the Beinecke Library copy are written on 70 numbered, and slightly taller, pages. The ballad was first published in 'Ballads and Sonnets' (1881), and collected thereafter. Three textual variations between this copy and the Yale copy have been identified: line 46 first word is 'But' in this copy, the draft, BL and first printed editions, 'Yet' in Yale copy; line 220: 'The King had watched' in draft, Yale, BL and first published edition, but 'The King had sat' in this copy; line 236: 'When the sea-mew' is the text seen in all copies except here where it is, perhaps uniquely, 'When the sea-bird'. A handsome and distinctive manuscript from the British poet, illustrator, translator and painter who co-founded the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood with Holman-Hunt and Millais, thus changing the attitudes to art and aesthetics of an entire nation for generations to come.

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        UKASE. WE COMMAND ALL NATIONS TO KEEP THE PEACE. DR. J. H. McLEAN'S PEACE-MAKERS ... Dr. James Henry McLean, of St. Louis, Mo., Projector, Inventor and Patentee, with Myron Coloney, of New Haven, Conn., Mechanical Inventor and Patentee

      New York: Baker & Godwin, Printers, 25 Park Row, 1880.. Large octavo, pp. [1-4] 5-200, inserted frontispiece (portrait of McLean), approximately 75 wood-engraved illustrations in the text, many full page, original pebbled plum cloth, front and spine panels stamped in black and gold, rear panel stamped in black, brown coated endpapers. First edition. An elaborate, profusely illustrated antiwar tract in the form of a satirical manufacturer's trade catalogue offering powerful military ordnance -- "peace-makers" -- which will make "war so terrible and devastating as to shock every community and cause them to rise en masse and declare that the slaughter of their fellows must cease!" (author's dedication). The author was a successful peddler of patent medicines in the St. Louis area, and, as Riling points out (see below) the style of the book, with its frequent bold headlines, is that of a patent medicine brochure. The imagined guns, torpedoes, forts etc. are not overtly fantastic, just bigger, faster, more powerful, more portable. With the impeccably drawn illustrations and confident writing style, the effect is not comically exaggerated so much as insidiously realistic, putting this production in the tradition -- so important in the nineteenth century -- of the eccentric hoax. Riling 1070. Publisher's 4-page illustrated prospectus laid in. Author's signed compliments slip affixed to the front paste-down. Cloth lightly flecked, spine panel just a bit sunned, a very good, internally fine copy. (#153271)

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        Map of New York State, printed in color and mounted on thick board cut to form puzzle pieces in the shape of each county and enclosed within a frame of the surrounding territories.

      N.p. 1880 - 16-1/4 x 20-1/2 inches, enclosed in publisher's two-part box with the same color map mounted on the top half. Some rubbing and use to the box at joints; puzzle fine.

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        The Life and Adventures of Frank & Jesse James, the Noted Western Outlaws

      St. Louis: W.S. Bryan, 1880. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. First edition. (Title page dated 1880.) 383 pp. with ad for Wild Bill book at rear. Brown cloth with gilt lettering. Illustrated. Good+ or better condition with cloth rubbed and worn along edges (especially foot), split hinge at front, a few reading smudges, textblock a bit fallen at head. A mythologizing, contemporary account of the James Gang, written and published before Jesse's death in 1882, containing many illustrations. It would be republished a number of times and expanded to include the Younger Gang as well.

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        Der Wanderer und Sein Schatten (The Wanderer and His Shadow).

      Ernst Schmeitzner, Chemnitz 1880 - TP + [3]-185 + [186] + [I]-XVIII = advertisements, Octavo. First Edition, First Issue in Original Wraps (Schaberg 32a).The Third and Final Part of "Human, all too Human".Only 192 copies of this book were sold in this first edition, first issue state before the remainders were sold to E.W. Fritsch of Leipzig in 1886 - and then reissued with a new title page.Written as a second sequel to Human All Too Human, The Wanderer and his Shadow was published in the year following Nietzsche's departure from academia. The title is perhaps autobiographical, reflecting Nietzsche and his shadow heading off into the wilderness of the unknown. This third of Nietzsche's 'aphoristic volumes,' continues his appeal to the "free spirits" of Europe. The book is more conventionally aphoristic than the first volume of Human, All Too Human and largely consists of extremely terse, condensed formulations. Schopenhauer and Wagner receive more direct attacks than previously, and Nietzsche is more strident in his rejection of metaphysics on the grounds that it is not approached with sufficient attention to its value (or lack of value) for actual living. On 21 June 1879, Nietzsche made his first visit to the Ober-Engadin where he stayed in St. Moritz. He rested there for three months, working on his next book, and before leaving, he shipped the manuscript to Peter Gast for copying. Back in Naumburg, upon receipt of the rewritten copy from Venice, he immediately wrote his publisher to inform him that the manuscript for "The Wanderer and His Shadow, The Second and Last Supplement to the Formerly Published `Human, All Too Human'" was rapidly nearing completion and would be available "if you want it." Schmeitzner accepted and they made arrangements to deliver the manuscript to Leipzig on 18 October 1879.On Friday, 12 December, Schmeitzner wrote that the printing was complete and that finishing should begin by the next Monday. Nietzsche received his copy of The Wanderer and His Shadow on 18 December 1879, which prompted him to write his publisher: The completed `Wanderer' is so unbelievable to me-on June 21st I went to St. Moritz-and today-!The entire `Human, All Too Human' with the two supplements is the product of the time of my deepest and most continuous suffering-and it seems to me like a poem of complete good health. This is my Triumph "Although the book was considered a sequel to Human, All Too Human, it did not carry that book's title on the cover as the previous supplement had. The publication date was listed as "1880" in order to avoid becoming instantly outdated Some time after its release, this book-like the two volumes of Human, All Too Human-was banned in Russia and Schmeitzner tried to capitalize on this notoriety by issuing later copies with a banner approximately 2" x 6" pasted down on the front cover which read "IN RUSSLAND VERBOTEN!" However, Wanderer was no more successful in the marketplace than its two predecessors. In fact, it was the poorest selling book that Nietzsche produced up until the time he wrote the first book of Zarathustra. But poor book sales did not hinder Nietzsche's creativity nor, at the time, did it seem to daunt his publisher's commitment. (Schaberg, The Nietzsche Canon, pp. 75-76) 2") oval stamp ("Baar") in lower right corner. Other than the incomplete spine, this is a fresh, bright, tight copy. Housed in a beautiful half-leather with marbled boards clamshell box. ADDITIONAL PHOTOS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Greek and Latin Classics in French Translation

      1880. CATULLUS, APOLLONIUS OF RHODES, ANACREON, SAPPHO, THEOCRITUS, PROPERTIUS, LUCIUS, MUSAEUS, TATIUS. [Greek and Latin Classics in French Translation]. Paris: A. Quantin, 1879-89. Eight volumes. 12mo, contemporary full turquoise crushed morocco gilt, elaborately gilt-decorated spines, raised bands, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt. $2200.Beautiful eight-volume set of French translations of esteemed Roman and Greek classics, including versions of the tales of Hero and Leander, Jason and Medea, The Golden Ass, and the Wedding of Peleus and Thetis, finely printed with decorative borders on every page and numerous vignette illustrations, in splendid morocco-gilt by the publisher, Maison Quantin.This lovely set includes Musaeus Grammaticus' Hero and Leander, Achilles Tatius' Adventures of Leucippe and Clitophon, Apollonius of Rhodes' Jason and Medea, poetry of Anacreon and Sappho, Theocritus' Idylls, Propertius' Elegies, Lucius' The Golden Ass (the only ancient Roman novel in Latin to survive in its entirety), and Catullus' Odes to Lesbia and the Wedding of Peleus and Thetis. The vignette illustrations, many printed in color and some highlighted with gilt, are by Méaulle, Avril, Besnier, and Poirson. Text in French. Spines gently sunned. A fine, beautiful set.

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        Lehrbuch der Praktischen Pflanzenkunde in Wort und Bild, für Schule und Haus, für Gebildete aller Stände.

       Stgt., Hoffmann o. J. (ca. 1880). gr.-4°. XLVIII, 126 S. Mit über 1000 Abb. auf 60 kolor., doppelbl.gr. Taf. u. 214 Textholzschn. HLdr. d. Zt. Mit goldgepr. Rückentitel, Fingerregister. Einbd. berieb. Wenige Randeinrisse unterlegt.Versand D: 4,00 EUR Naturwissenschaften, Botanik

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        STANFORD’S MAP OF THE BRITISH METROPOLIS AND SUBURBS’. Folding map of London, dissected into 28 segments and laid down on linen, folding into original boards. Extent: Hammersmith - Holloway - West India Docks - Dulwich (radius of 4miles from Charing Cross).

      Published by Letts, Son & Co. 1880 - 66x79cm. Original colour. Excellent condition.

      [Bookseller: Garwood & Voigt]
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        Chansons badines de Collé. Nouvelle édition, revue et corrigée.

      Utrecht, chez Jan Plecht [Gay & Doucé, Bruxelles, 1880]. - In-8, VIII-264 pages, frontispice. Demi-maroquin prune à coins, dos à nerfs, titre doré, filets sur les plats, tête dorée, couvertures conservées. Tiré à 500 exemplaires numérotés sur papier vergé. Bel exemplaire auquel on a ajouté un frontispice tiré en bistre sur Chine : le portrait de l'auteur en médaillon figure au centre de la composition entouré de scènes libres. Cet exemplaire contient en outre, le rare fronstispice de Félicien Rops, volant dans son premier état avec remarque tiré sur japon (Ramiro, 175-176.) Bel exemplaire. Une annotation manuscrite mentionnant les pièces ajoutées effacée au titre. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        MÜNCHEN. - Plan. "C.G. Wenng's Special-Plan der Stadt München". Neunteiliger, nicht zusammengesetzter Plan.

      - 9 Farblithographien "bearbeitet unter Zugrundelegung der neuesten Aufnahmen" von C.G. Wenng bei Wolf & Sohn, München, um 1880, je ca. 53 x 65,5 cm. Slg. Proebst 48; nicht bei Lentner. - Sehr detaillierter Plan von München und seinen Vorstädten im Maßstab 1:4000. - Gering fleckig und etwas angestaubt, winzige Randläsuren. - Selten.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        British rainfall [Symons British Rainfall - 32 volumes]

      London : Edward Stanford, 1880-1963, 1880. First Edition. Good to very good copies bound in gilt-blocked blue cloth. Varying degrees of wear and running around the spine and panel edges. Some staining/bleaching evident to the covers of some volumes. Bindings are tight and strong. Internally, each volume is bright and clean, although a small number of the earlier volumes have some minor dust-toning/foxing around the prelims. Remains particularly well-preserved overall. Further scans, images etc. and additional bibliographical material available on request.; 8vo 8"" - 9"" tall; 0 pages; 32 volumes, illus. (some colour); 22cm. Contents: 1879-1900 (22 vols.), 1916-1918 (3 vols.), 1920-1925 (6 vols.), 1959-60 (1 vol.). Subjects: Rain and rainfall -- Great Britain -- Weather -- Meteorology -- History -- Periodicals. Notes: Imprints, contributors and titles vary.

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        Vom Osten mit der Rhein und im Hintergrund der Dom und Stadt.

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

      [Bookseller: Antiquarian Bookshop Krul Antiquarian Bo]
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        Angler's leather fly wallet, with flies

      1880 - Cowhide folding case with front and rear gussetted pockets, containing six double-sided parchment leaves with ribbon inserts for holding flies, with approximately 60 flies and leaders, plus blank interleaving and felt cushioning sheets. Gilt stamped on front: "Harry Dutton. Melrose Mass.". 1 vols. Folded, the case measures 4-1/2 x 7-1/2 x 1-1/2 inches. Late 19th Century Fisherman's Leather Fly Wallet. The flies enclosed in this pleasant artifact seem to be mostly trout flies; it would be interesting to see how effective they are a century or so later! One corner slightly abraded, some wear to interior and to some of the flies, overall very good Cowhide folding case with front and rear gussetted pockets, containing six double-sided parchment leaves with ribbon inserts for holding flies, with approximately 60 flies and leaders, plus blank interleaving and felt cushioning sheets. Gilt stamped on front: "Harry Dutton. Melrose Mass.". 1 vols. Folded, the case measures 4-1/2 x 7-1/2 x 1-1/2 inches [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Théâtre des marionnettes

      Charpentier, Paris 1880 - Un volume in-4 (27,5 cm x 19 cm), 389 pp. 24 scènes écrites pour le théâtre de marionnettes comportant une vignette en tête de chaque chapitre. 24 planches hors texte lithographiées en couleurs. Demi-veau rouge, titres et filets dorés. Pour accéder à la totalité de notre offre, consultez notre site et notre blog Paris-Libris. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Advance and Retreat

      1880. First Edition . HOOD, John Bell. Advance and Retreat. Personal Experiences in the United States and Confederate Armies. New Orleans: G.T. Beauregard, 1880. Octavo, original three-quarter brown morocco, raised bands, marbled boards. $1600.First edition of this dramatic Confederate memoir, with two full-page engraved portraits and four maps, one folding, scarce in publisher's original three-quarter morocco.Hood's memoir focuses on his Confederate service, from his early involvement at Second Manassas and Sharpsburg to his surrender at Natchez, Mississippi. Though much admired as a divisional and corps commander, Hood's aggressive tendencies helped to seal the fate of the Confederacy at the Battle of Atlanta. Hood took over army command after Johnston's removal and decided to move his troops from their well-entrenched positions in and around Atlanta to attack Sherman's numerically superior forces. The resulting rout broke the last Southern stronghold and freed the way for Sherman's infamous march to the sea. Of Advance and Retreat, Freeman wrote in The South to Posterity, ""This is a genuinely tragic book, brave and bitter, wistful and manly, touched with humor in the early chapters, grim in its recountal of the circumstances which defeated his final plan of operations."" Tall Cotton 93. Eicher 240. Wright 1051. Howes H622. Interior fresh with light foxing, only tiny bit of marginal dampstaining, front inner hinge expertly repaired. An extremely good copy.

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        A Tramp Abroad

      American Publishing Company, 1880. Hardcover. Very Good. American Publishing Company, Hartford 1880. First Edition / First Printing / First Issue. Frontispiece is titled "Moses". State A of sheets bulking to 1 5/8". Cloth boards. Illustrated throughout. Gold gilt illustration. Book Condition: Very Good, shelf wear, rubbing, age toning, light spots.

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        Lecons sur les Localisations dans les Maladies du Cerveau et de la moelle Épinière faites à la Faculté de Médecine de Paris. Recueillies et publiées par Bourneville et E. Brissaud

      Paris, Bureaux de Progrès Médical / V. Adrien Delahaye, 1876-1880. - Prémiere Édition. 8°. 425 pp. Nouvelle reliure (Demi-Maroquin). Hardcover. Édition Originale. / First Edition. New half-leather binding with new endpapers. Some foxing throughout. [Garrison - Morton - 4558 / Haymaker pp. 420/427] Jean-Martin Charcot (29 November 1825 – 16 August 1893) was a French neurologist and professor of anatomical pathology. He is known as "the founder of modern neurology" and is "associated with at least 15 medical eponyms", including Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (motor neurone disease). Charcot has been referred to as "the father of French neurology and one of the world's pioneers of neurology". His work greatly influenced the developing fields of neurology and psychology. He was the "foremost neurologist of late nineteenth-century France" and has been called "the Napoleon of the neuroses". (Wikipedia) Jean-Martin Charcot, né à Paris le 29 novembre 1825 et mort à Montsauche-les-Settons le 16 août 1893, est un clinicien et neurologue français, professeur d'anatomie pathologique, titulaire de la chaire des maladies du système nerveux, membre de l'Académie de médecine (1873) et de l'Académie des sciences (1883). Il est le fondateur avec Guillaume Duchenne de la neurologie moderne, le précurseur de la psychopathologie et l'un des plus grands cliniciens français. Il est également connu comme chef de file de l'École de la Salpêtrière pour ses travaux sur l'hypnose et l'hystérie. (Wikipedia)

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        ALBUM ENTIEREMENT MANUSCRIT 124 PAGES ET DESSINS 1880 HISTORIQUE GEOGRAPHIE

      - ALBUM ENTIEREMENT MANUSCRIT 124 PAGES ET DESSINS 1880 HISTORIQUE GEOGRAPHIE

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        My Wanderings in Persia, with Illustrations, and Map showing the Scientific Frontier in Afghanistan and the Russian Advance in Central Asia; with Author's Routes, etc.

      London: James Blackwood & Co., 1880 - Octavo. Original green decorative cloth, titles gilt and elaborate embossed panelling in black to spine and front cover, pale cream endpapers. Somewhat rubbed and soiled, some light soiling, mild toning, title page and one other leaf a little ragged at the edge, short split on a fold to the map, but overall very good. Frontispiece and 5 other plates, folding map with routes in colour. First edition, uncommon, decidedly so in the cloth. Eight copies only on Copac, OCLC adds just 11 more in libraries worldwide; one copy at auction in the last 40 years. An informative, if slightly gossipy, account of a lengthy sojourn in the region. "Anderson worked for the Indo-European [later Indo-Persian] Telegraph Company in Iran from June 1875 to March 1878; he was based in Shiraz from June to October 1875; then repairing lines from Shiraz to Kazeroon (based in Dashtarjin) until March the following year; Shiraz–Abadeh (Sevund, with leave at Dehbeed and Yazd) March–December 1876; Shiraz from January to March 1877; and finally in Tehran, repairing and establishing telegraph lines with iron poles, as the wooden ones were constantly stolen" (Simpson, "Making their Mark: Foreign Travellers at Persepolis" in Arta, 2009, p. 18). [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        BODENSEE. "Vom Bodensee". Sammelbild mit 10 Ansichten in reicher floraler und figürlicher Einfassung. Die Ansichten zeigen u.a. ein schönes Panorama vom See mit den Schweizer Bergen, Lindau, Konstanz, Meersburg, die Inseln Mainau und Reichenau sowie den "Hohen-Twiel".

      - Farblithographie von Reiss nach C. Scheuren bei M. Schauenburg, Lahr, um 1880, 50 x 57 cm. Schmitt, Rhein-Beschreibungen 213,2. - Aus dem Monumentalwerk "Der Rhein von den Quellen bis zum Meere". - Breitrandig, nur gering gebräunt.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        A BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH OF THE LIFE OF WILLIAM B. IDE: WITH A MINUTE AND INTERESTING ACCOUNT OF ONE OF THE LARGEST EMIGRATING COMPANIES, (3000 MILES OVER LAND), FROM THE EAST TO THE PACIFIC COAST. AND WHAT IS CLAIMED AS THE MOST AUTHENTIC AND RELIABLE ACCOUNT OF "THE VIRTUAL CONQUEST OF CALIFORNIA, IN JUNE, 1846, BY THE BEAR FLAG PARTY," AS GIVEN BY ITS LEADER, THE LATE HON. WILLIAM BROWN IDE

      N. P: Published for the Subscribers, [1880]., 1880. First edition. First edition. 16mo. Original quarter leather and cloth. raised bands on the spine, titles stamped in gold gilt on the front cover, 239 [1] pp., preface. Ide's account of his brother's life is of great interest for two reasons: 1). It contains one of only a small handful of overland journals written from a woman's point of view (Chapters III - IV), and 2). and is also the only volume published thus far that deals exclusively with an important incident of California history, the Bear Flag Revolt (Chapter V - XVIII). Howes I4 says "The original edition printed on a hand press by the author at 86 years of age was probably small." Streeter Sale V 2967 says "Compiled .... by Simon Ide for the children of his brother and at their expense." Zamorano Eighty 45 says "Copies are now extremely rare." Cowan page 118 says "William B. Ide, the leader of the Bear Flag movement at Sonoma, has received criticisms from many sources, but according to Hubert Howe Bancroft he was a worthy and honest man. His death occurred in California in 1852. This work was set in type by Simon Ide when in his 86th year. Having apparently been issued among difficulties, only a small number was printed and the work is scarce." William B Ide's daughter, who was 18 when she accompanied him from Illinois to California in 1845 provides a classic western experience, to be viewed from a woman's point of view. For example, she describes the rude life and manners of the company's pilot and his son and notes "I was more afraid of these two men than of the wild Indians." Former owner's inked name and date on the front fly leaf, else a fine, bright, tight copy of an important and rare book.

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        BONN. "Bonn". Gesamtansicht über den Rhein, im Vordergrund Studenten. Mittig große Ansicht von Godesberg, links und rechts Ansichten von Heisterbach und Drachenfels, umgeben von Szenen und Figuren aus Geschichte und Sage. In reicher floraler und ornamentaler Umrandung.

      - Farblithographie von W. Krafft nach C. Scheuren bei R. Reiss, Düsseldorf, um 1880, 40 x 49 cm. Schmitt, Rhein-Beschreibungen 213,25. - Aus dem Monumentalwerk "Der Rhein von den Quellen bis zum Meere". - Sehr breitrandig und tadellos.

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        Les Dialogues du divin Pietro Aretino. Entièrement et littéralement traduits pour la première fois [puis : ] Dialogues de Pietro Aretino.

      Paris, Isidore Liseux, Londres, (Paris, Liseux), 1879-1880. - 2 tomes en 6 parties in-16, XXIVpp.-111pp.-portrait - titre-pp.115 à 232 - 1f.-pp. 235 à 371 - Xpp.-190pp. - titre-pp.193 à 370 - 1f.-pp. 373 à 572-1f. Reliés en 6 volumes demi-maroquin orange, coins, dos à nerfs, pièces de titre et de tomaison vert bouteille, têtes or, non rognés. Rare collection complète des six volumes de la traduction d'Alcide Bonneau éditée par Isidore Liseux. C'est la traduction française la plus importante du XIX° siècle, qui passe pour être la première traduction française complète. Malgré quelques erreurs relevées jadis par Apollinaire, elle est d'une bonne tenue littéraire. Poursuivi par la justice après la publication des trois premiers volumes, l'éditeur dut publier sous la fausse adresse de Londres les trois volumes restant, dont l'impression était en cours. La distribution des 2 volumes ou 6 parties est complexe, Vicaire la décrit mal. Nous sommes bien en présence de 2 paginations distinctes, divisées en 6 parties. Première "partie" : Le vieil imprimeur Barbagrigia ; Pietro Aretino à son sapajou ; La vie des religieuses ; La vie des femmes mariées ; La vie des courtisanes - seconde "partie" : Au gentil et honoré messire Bernardo Valdavra Royal modèle de courtoisie ; L'éducation de la Pippa ; Les roueries des hommes ; La Ruffianerie ; note du traducteur. - Tirage limité à 350 exemplaires sur vergé, numérotés pour la première partie. (Vicaire II, 581 - Pia, 1233-1235 - Gay I, 901 : édition mixte franco-latine : c'est-à-dire que certains passages et membres de phrase sont traduits en latin et intercalés dans le français). - Voir aussi catalogue Librairie Cluzel "Aretino et l'Arétin" n°40, qui ne proposait que la 1° partie). - Coins légèrement émoussés, le reste des volumes est frais. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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