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        Leabhar Comunn Nam Fior Ghael - The Book of the Club of the True Highlander (complete in two volumes)

      London: Richard Smythson, 1881. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Elephant Folio - over 15 - 23" tall. Rich Smythson. These two enormous books are clean, tight, square and internally unmarked, but there is a pencil name on a front flyleaf and son numbers on a rear flyleaf. They are rubbed at the corners and ends of the spine with some soil on the fly leafs. They have decorative, brown end papers and 56, 52, bright, clear pages extensively illustrated with plates ina three-quarter binding with brown leather on the corners and spine. The boards are covered in brown, moire cloth. The spines have five raised bands with gilt titles in red boxes in the panes. North has signed the "to the reader" page. These are big enough that we may have to ask a bit more international shipping.

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        The Works of Charles Dickens (60 Volumes)

      London: Chapman and Hall Limited, 1881. Edition de Luxe. Three Quarter Leather. Fine. 4to. Blue Three Quarter Leather bindings with gold embossed titling to spine, five raised bands, Dickens's facsimile signature embossed in gold on the cover board of each volume. Marbled endpapers, facsimile wrapper of "The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club" bound into Volume I. Printed in an edition of 30 or 60 volumes, Volume I of this set includes two title pages, one indicating it was published in 30 volumes, the other in 60; edition bound in 60 and they retained both title pages--unique. All edges gilt. This set of the "Edition de Luxe" is # 364 of 1,000. Illustrated throughout by Dickens illustrators: "Boz," H.K. Browne ("Phiz"), George Cruikshank, and Marcus Stone. The "Christmas Books" sport four hand-colored plates.

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        View of El Paso Street Cabinet Card

      El Paso: F. Parker. Very Good. Handwritten caption on the back reads "View on El Paso St. -- the principal business street." Businesses pictured include the Henry Beneke hardware store, a musical instrument store, clothier, furniture store, and beer hall. From the studio of Francis Parker, who took up shop in El Paso in 1881 and continued to operate for about 20 years. No date indicated. Image (~ 4 1/2" x 7 1/2") mounted on cardstock and is very lightly soiled and faded. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

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        Uncle Remus His Songs and His Sayings. The Folk-Lore of the Old Plantation

      D. Appleton and Company, New York 1881 - The cover of this book is blue. No mention of this book in the eight pages of ads following page 231. On page 9 " presumptive" is used instead of "presumptuous". Book has some edgewear to spine ends and corners (see photos). Original gilt-stamped decorated cloth covers a little rubbed, lower corners bumped. This copy has grey butterfly endpapers. Original owner's bookplate inside front cover. Sewing on signatures is loose. Please call or email to discuss any particulars or request additional photos. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Catalogue de tableaux anciens et modernes, livres d'art, formant la collection de feu M. Francois Nieuwenhuys. dont la vente aura lieu Hotel Drouot, salle 8, le Jeudi 28 Avril 1881.

      Paris, Typ. Pillet et Dumoulin, o. J. (wohl 1881).. IX, 42 S., mit 7 Original-Radierungen. 4° (Format ca. 28,2x19 cm, Halb-Maroquineinband der Zeit auf einigen falschen Bünden, goldgeprägter Rückentitelei und Kopfgoldschnitt.. Mit originalradierten, verkleinerten Wiedergaben (in der Imp. A. Salmon u.a. , die Stecher waren Champollion, Greux, ) von Gemälden von: Van der Neer, Perugin, J. Ruysdal, W. Van der Velde, Wouverman, L. Belly, Comte. - In einem wunderschön ausgestatteten Halbmaroquineinband der Zeit, Meistereinband, signiert von Lanscelin, ev. auch mit einer handschriftlichen Widmung desselben auf dem fliegenden Vorsatzblatt! Verzeichnet insg. 67 Nummern (davon 5 Kunstbücher). - Die Kanten schwach angerieben, sonst sehr gut erhalten! - Precieux exemplaire de ce beau catalogue de vente orne de superbes 7 eaux fortes. - Demi-maroquin bleu de l'epoque a coins, dos a 5 nerfs orne, tete doree (reliure signee Lanscelin). Fine reliure de bonne facture, quelques infimes frottements d'usage. Interieur en tres bon etat de fraicheur. Ex-dono au crayon sur la garde (Lanscelin?). Precieux exemplaire de ce beau catalogue de vente orne de superbes eaux-fortes. Succession de M. Franc ois Nieuwenhuys, tableaux.

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        La Jangada 800 lieues sur l'Amazone EDITION ORIGINALE

      Paris: Edition J.Hetzel, 1881. Fine. Edition J.Hetzel, Paris 1881, In-8 (18x27,7cm), relié. - First edition illustrated by Benett. Monitoring: From Rotterdam to Copenhagen aboard the steam yacht "Saint-Michel" by Paul Verne, illustrated by Riou. AP catalog. Cardboard with Two red elephants. In the lower back, A.Lenègre, bookbinder. Second Lenègre type of dish with cold macaroon. Back insolated. Rubbings on the corners and the bottom edge of 1 cm. Fresh copy, free of foxing. A duller halo between two sheets. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Première édition illustrée par Benett. Suivi de : De Rotterdam à Copenhague à bord du yacht à vapeur "Saint-Michel" par Paul Verne, illustrée par Riou. Catalogue AP. Cartonnage aux Deux éléphants rouge. En bas du dos, A.Lenègre, relieur. Second plat de type Lenègre d, avec macaron à froid. Dos insolé, mais ors bien présents. Menus frottements aux coins et sur la bordure inférieure sur 1 cm. Exemplaire frais, exempt de rousseurs. Une auréole plus mat entre deux feuillets. Un des rares titres de Verne appartenant au genre policier, avec une enquête à mener et une énigme à résoudre. Une famille, en, vue d'un mariage au Brésil, descend l'Amazone sur une embarcation appelée jangada, sorte de train sur bois. Le protagoniste s'est réfugié pour un crime qu'il n'a pas commis au Pérou.  

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        Dictionnaire encyclopédique et biographique de l'Industrie et des Arts industriels.

      Librairie Du Dictionnaire, Paris 1881 - Dictionnaire encyclopédique et biographique de l'Industrie et des Arts industriels contenant : 1. Pour l'industrie : l'étude historique et descriptive du travail national sous toutes ses formes, de ses origines, des découvertes et des perfectionnements dont il a été l'objet. Le matériel et les procédés des industries extractives, des exploitations rurales, des usines agricoles et des industries alimentaires, des industries textiles et de la confection du vêtement, des industries chimiques. Les chemins de fer et les canaux, les constructions navales. Les grandes manufactures. Les écoles professionnelles, etc. 2. Pour les arts appliqués à l'industrie : Le dessin la gravure l'architecture et toutes les industries qui se rattachent à l'art. L'imprimerie. La photographie. Les manufactures nationales. Les écoles et les sociétés d'art. 3. Pour la statistique : L'état de la production nationale les résultats comparés de cette production et de celle de l'étranger pour les industries similaires. 4. Pour la biographie : Les noms des artistes, fabricants et manufacturiers français qui se sont distingués dans toutes les branches de l'industrie et des arts industriels. 5. L'histoire sommaire des arts & métiers : Depuis les temps les plus reculés jusqu'à nos jours les mots techniques l'indication des principaux ouvrages se rapportant à l'art et à l'industrie. Avec la collaboration des savants, spécialistes et praticiens les plus éminents de notre époque. 8 volumes in-4 ( 295x200 mm ) demi basane verte, titre et tomaison dorés sur dos lisse orné de filets dorés en place des nerfs.Ouvrage illustré de nombreuses gravures.- Tome I. Aba - Byz.- Tome II. Cab - Cha.- Tome III. Cha - Cyp.- Tome IV. Dac - Ext.- Tome V. Fab - Kum.- Tome VI. Lab - Ozo.- Tome VII. Pac - Rut. -Tome VIII. Sab - Zos. Dictionnaire.

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        he Illustrated Book Of The Dog

      Cassell & Company - Colour Plates by Vincent Brocks Day & Son, no date but late 1800s probably around 1881, Some wear to cover and spine, mainly edges and corners, This book has been professionally restored, Some wear to gilt decoration on cover and spine, Original cloth on corners has worn away but fabric has been lifted and new fabric applied to the board, The spine has been repaired, the original fabric from the spine has been re-applied to a replacement spine underneath, there is wear to the edges of the original spine the top and bottom edges are chipped and worn, Internally in good condition, pages crisp and majority clear, some light foxing, All the colour plates are present and in good condition, there are a couple of rips on the edge of the frontis that have been repaired but are still visible, the three sides are creased and worn, The end papers have been replaced and a new page marker ribbon has been attached. Due to the size and weight there will be an additional charge for Postage and packing for orders outside of the UK. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Illustrated Book of the Dog.

      London: Cassell, Peter, Galpin [1881]. - 4to., (10 6/8 x 8 4/8 inches). Half-title. Chromolithographic frontispiece and 27 chromolithographic plates, wood-engraved illustrations, some full-page, throughout. Contemporary half brown morocco, gilt, all edges gilt (extremities a little scuffed). Provenance: with the supra-libros of J.C. Colligan on the front cover; with the ownership inscription of Francis A. Niccolls on the recto of the first blank. First edition. A comprehensive and attractive book about man's best friend, Nissen ZBI 3842. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        KYOSAI RAKUGA: KYOSAI'S DRAWINGS FOR PLEASURE.

      A MOST LOVELY & CHARMING COLOR WORK ON NATURE BY THE MASTER [Tokyo 1881, - Takeda]. Red silk spine, stiff wrs., 2 vols settitle labels, very good, [36] double folded pages [18 pervolume], 33 double page color woodblock prints, 14 x 21.5 cmvery good, center gutter tight on some illustrations.R A R E Color scans available for this book on request. Description content 2015Copyright Rare Oriental Books Co.

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        Sammelblatt mit Urkunde ('Der Thierschutz-Verein Zürich .').

      - Farblithographie mit Bordüre b. R. Fretz in Zürich, dat. 1881, 48,5 x 33,5 Dekoratives Blatt! - Zeigt eine Urkunde vom Züricher Tierschutzverein mit einer großen Gesamtansicht von Zürich und dem Züricher See sowie zwei weiteren Landschaftsansichten mit Tieren. - Oben Medallion mit folgendem Spruch "Thiere schützen heisst Menschen nützen". - Mittig ausgefüllte und datierte Urkunde. (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        Les confessions. EXEMPLAIRE ENRICHI DE LA RARISSIME SUITE A L'ANCRE EN RELIURE SIGNEE CHAMBOLLE - DURU

      Paris, Librairie des Bibliophiles, 1881. Imprimé par D. Jouaust pour la Petite Bibliothèque Artistique 1881. 4 volumes in - 8 de 4, XXXVIII, 207 pages pour le tome 1, 231 pages pour le tome 2, 346 pages pour le tome 3 et 273 pages pour le tome 4. Reliure plein maroquin rouge, dos à nerfs très ornés à petits fers dorés, triple filets dorés d' encadrement sur les plats, double filets dorés sur les coupes, guirlandes et filets dorés en encadrement intérieur des plats, doublures et gardes de papier marbré, tranches dorées sur témoins. Exemplaire non rogné et à toutes marges. Les couvertures sont conservées. Reliure signée CHAMBOLLE - DURU. Préface par Marc - Monnier. 13 Eaux - fortes par Ed HEDOUIN. Exemplaire du tirage sur grand papier à 220 exemplaires. Celui - ci n° 109 sur papier de Hollande contenant un double état des eaux - fortes par la rarissime suite à l'ancre en remarque ; soit un total de 26 épreuvres. Exemplaire en parfaite condition

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        Statutes in Force in the Colony of Queensland. Edited by Frederick.

      1881 - The First Compilation of Queensland Statutes [Australia]. Cooper, Frederick Augustus, Editor. Statutes in Force in the Colony of Queensland. Brisbane: James C. Beal, Government Printer, 1881. Four volumes. Quarto (10-1/2" x 11"). Recent cloth, gilt titles to spine, endpapers renewed, internally clean. Ex-library. Small stamps to title pages. * Only edition. With a chronological table of acts. Volume IV is an index. "The object in view has been simply the compilation and revision of the existing Statute Law of the Colony of Queensland in such a manner as to facilitate the search of all whose avocations render reference to it necessary, and not in any way to furnish the profession with the very large number of Imperial Acts applicable or apparently applicable to this colony.": Preface. OCLC locates 6 copies. Sweet & Maxwell, A Legal Bibliography of the British Commonwealth 6:77. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Autograph Letter to Publisher Ellis

      one 12mo. sheet. n.d. [ca. 1881]. To his publisher Ellis (Frederick Startridge Ellis) of Ellis and White who published, among other books, his Ballads and Sonnets in 1881. "Dear Ellis, I wrote to Mr. White a little more than a week ago, saying that I had some idea of deferring part of the the Ballad & Sonnets [underlined] lot, & that I would write again in about a week. I now find that I shall be deferring it for the present, and that I may perhaps be ?? modeling a portion of the book, of course at my own expense. Yours very truly, D. G. Rossetti." The opposing portion of the octavo leaf (i.e. blank) shorn off at the natural fold. Very good.

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        The History of the Princes, The Lords Marcher, and the Ancient Nobility of Powys Fadog,

      London: 37 Great Queen St: T Richards, 1881 Good, 6 vols, 45 pls, 1 map. In blue cloth with blind tooling, Powys Fadog coats of arms in gilt to upper covers, edges and corners bumped and worn. Spines, gilt titles and tooling, edges a little bumped worn and chipped. Internally, dark green endpapers. Vol 1, spine faded, half title, frontis, [7], (viii-xv), [1], 415 pp, 19 pls (+ frontis), numerous coloured illustrations. Vol 2, spine faded, hinge weak, 1882, frontis, [3], (iv-viii), 412 pp, 2 pls, illustrations. Vol 3, frontis, 1882, [3], (iv-vii), [1], 419 pp, 1 map (folding), illust. Vol 4, frontis, 1884, [3], (iv-viii), 439 pp, 1 pl, numerous illustrations, ink name to tp, weak joints. Vol 5, frontis, 1885, [3], (iv-viii), 471 pp, 11 pls, numerous illusts, ink name to verso of frontis. Vol 6, frontis, [3], (iv-viii), 439 pp, 11 pls, illust. Uncommon. Some light foxing. occasional marginal note. (Bibl Hist of Wales 59). Title continues: And The Ancient Lords of Arwystli, Cedewen, and Meirionydd. Lloyd [formerly Hinde], antiquary, who on the death of his aunt in 1857 succeeded to the estates at Clochfaen and Plas Madog, and in 1868 he changed his name from Hinde to Lloyd, the old name of the Clochfaen family, and assumed the Lloyd coat of arms. See ODNB for a full Bio.

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        LETTERA AUTOGRAFA FIRMATA. 3 pp. (mm. 210x135), datata: 18 nov. 1881, indirizzata a Domenico Gnoli, Direttore della Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Roma, di 27 righe.

      ?Caro Gnoli, Filippo Salveraglio ha fatto o farà domanda per un posto, che mi dicono vacante, di 3° o 4° assistente in codesta Biblioteca. Egli è stato quasi tre anni nella bibl. di Brera: è giovine molto laborioso, molto onesto e perseverante, di conoscenze assai larghe in letteratura e storia, con attitudini vere per l?erudizione, le bibliografie e simili. E? anche povero; e, di buona famiglia, ora deve sostentare il padre.. Ve lo raccomando strettamente... Cordialmente vostro?. Ben conservata.

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        Architectural Association Sketch Book, New Series, Vols. 1 to 12, Complete

      London, England: C. F. Kell, 1881. On offer is a scarce complete set of 12 volumes of Architectural Association Sketch Book, New Series. NOT ex library, Published serially between 1881 and 1893. Each volume comprised of an illustrated title page, plus architectural plates. 18 x 13.5 inches. [45.5 x 34 cm.] Presumed original dark red buckram, with crisp black-stamped lettering and design to the front boards and with black-stamped lettering to the spines. A gouge and a small tear to the spine of Vol. 1, and with small nicks and other generally mild wear to the spines and edges of the volumes. Each title page with previous owner name in a neat ink hand at the top margin. A handsome and enthralling set of architectural renderings illustrating bridges, tombs, churches, residences, ornamental details such as iron work and wood work, and much more. The focus is chiefly on England and elsewhere in the British Isles but serious attention is also given to other parts of Europe. Many of the plates are in sepia-tone. Illustrated by some of the most prominent draughtsmen of the era. The plates are generally very clean but there will be found the occasional fingering mark, mostly marginal, and a few pencil notations here and there, and the occasional small tear. Overall a Very Good Minus set of volumes.. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good Minus. Illus. by Various. Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall.

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        Notice Biographique sur Jules Colbeau: Secretaire de la Societe Royale Malacologique de Belgique + (6) Jules Colbeau Titles Bound-In

      Brussels: M. Weissenbruch, Imprimeur du Roi, 1881. Hardcover. Very Good. A WONDERFUL COPY: 7 separate titles bound into 1 book. The 1881 1st edition of the Jules Colbeau biography ("Notice Biographique...."), SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR FRANCOIS ROFFIAEN on the title page. Plus the 1865 "Excursions et Decouvertes Malacologiques Faites en Quelques Localites de la Belgique" by Jules Colbeau, SIGNED BY JULES COLBEAU in a pasted-on signature on the title page. And finally, 5 other Jules Colbeau titles bound-in at rear. Together, all 7 volumes are bound in a contemporary-to-the-period 1/4 leather over marbled boards, with bright gilt-lettering along the spine. A bit of foxing at the fore-edge, tiny, unobtrusive former owner labels on the front pastedown, the spine and the front panel. A very presentable copy, including several plates (one in color) and a beautiful engraving of Colbeau serving as the frontispiece.

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        Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt. With the Supplement '' Social Life in Egypt '' ( 5 Volumes Bound in 4 )

      London: Virtue & Company Limited, 1881. Books measure 13 x 10 inches. 5 volumes bound in 4. With the Additional Supplement t '' Social Life in Egypt ''. Illustrated throughout, including steel engraved plates. Complete as index. Bound in period half calf, calf corners, raised bands, gilt tooling. Bindings light rubbed, a few minor scuff wear marks, short crack to a couple of hinge joints, but all bindings holding firm. Internally, some light spotting or foxing, very minor staining along bottom margin of a few plates. Pages and illustrations in very good clean condition. A very nice set, in very attractive bindings. . Very Good. Large Quarto.

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        Øieblikket. Nr. 1-9

      Kjobenhavn: Reitzels Boog Arvinger, . Øieblikket har numre 1 - 4 i Tredie Oplag er numre 5 - 9 i Andet Oplag.. Slightly rubbed only. A very good+ copy. Nine small tracts issued monthly in which Kierkegaard attacked official Christendom. Kierkegaard had completed a tenth number, which was at the printer's when he died, the text remaining unpublished until appeared in the eighth volume of his Eifterladte Papirer in 1881. . Øieblikket har numre 1 - 4 i Tredie Oplag er numre 5 - 9 i Andet Oplag. Kjobenhavn, Reitzels Boog Arvinger, 1855 8°. 20, 31, 16, 23, 32, 26, 77, 30, 22 pages. Hardcover / Original half leather with gilt lettering on spine. Slightly rubbed only. A very good+ copy. Nine small tracts issued monthly in which Kierkegaard attacked official Christendom. Kierkegaard had completed a tenth number, which was at the printer's when he died, the text remaining unpublished until appeared in the eighth volume of his Eifterladte Papirer in 1881.

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        Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt (Complete 4 Volume Set)

      D. Appleton & Co, 1881-01-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 4 volume set. Handsome and crisp. D. Appleton & Co., 1881. Bound in publisher's green cloth, with gold lettering and picturesque tooling on front boards. All edges gilt. Hardcover. Good binding and covers. Ugly scuff on volume 2, else fine. Clean, unmarked pages. Contents: Introduction / by the Very Rev. Dean Stanley --Jerusalem / by Col. Wilson --Bethlehem and the north of Judaea / by the Rev. Canon Tristram --The mountains of Judah and Ephraim / by Lieut. Conder --Samaria and the Plain of Esdraelon / by Miss E. Rogers --Esdraelon and Nazareth / by the Rev. Canon Tristram --Galilee, Northern Galilee, Caesarea Philippi and the highlands of Galilee, Mount Hermon and its temples / by the Rev. Dr. S. Merrill --Damascus / by the Rev. Dr. P. Schaff --Palmyra, The Wady Barada, Ba'albek / by the Rev. S. Jessup. Phoenicia and Lebanon / by the Rev. H.W. Jessup -- The Phoenician plain / by the Rev. Canon Tristram -- Acre, the key of Palestine, Mount Carmel and the river Kishon, Maritime cities and plains of Palestine / by Miss M.E. Rogers -- Lydda and Ramleh, Philistia / By Lt. Col. Warren -- The south country of Judaea / by the Rev. Canon Tristram -- The southern borderland and Dead Sea / by Professor Palmer -- Mount Hor and the cliffs of Edom, The convent of St. Catherine / by Miss M.E. Rogers -- Sinai / by the Rev. C.P. Clarke -- The land of Goshen, Cairo, Memphis, Thebes, Edfu and Philae / by S. Lane-Poole. This is an oversized or heavy book that requires additional postage for international delivery outside of Canada and the US.

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        El Paso Central Hotel Cabinet Card

      F. Parker, El Paso - Handwritten caption on the back reads "El Paso, Tex." Image of the Central Hotel. From the studio of Francis Parker, who took up shop in El Paso in 1881 and continued to operate for about 20 years. No date indicated. 4" x 6 3/4" image mounted on cardstock. Cardstock is torn on corners, a few chips to the edges of the image, lightly soiled overall. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall

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        The Black Robe

      London: Chatto & Windus, 1881. First edition, with half-titles. vi, 320; vi, 295; vi, 266, [6, ads], 32 (catalogue dated March 1881) pp. 3 vols. 8vo. Full blue polished calf, gilt spine, with red morocco title labels, t.e.g., by Riviere & Son. Light wear to covers, small tear from lower corner of vol. I Contents leaf. First edition, with half-titles. vi, 320; vi, 295; vi, 266, [6, ads], 32 (catalogue dated March 1881) pp. 3 vols. 8vo. Parrish & Miller pp. 114-5; Wolff 1347

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        Histoire des Ariégeois (comté de Foix et vicomté de Couserans) - De l'esprit et de la force intellectuelle et morale dans l'Ariège et les Pyrénées centrales.

      Didier et Cie 1881-1882-1883-1885-1886-1887 Histoire du Comté de Foix, en 4 parties et 7 volumes: 1 / "Les Poètes de l'Ariège" (1er vol.); 2 / "Les Militaires de l'Ariège": "Les Militaires de l'Ariège, 1ère période, depuis le commencement du Comté de Foix jusqu'à la Révolution française" (2è vol.), et "Les Militaires de l'Ariège, 2ème période, depuis la Révolution française jusqu'à nos jours" (3è vol.); 3 / "Administrateurs et hommes scientifiques de l'Ariège" (4è vol.); 4 / "Archéologues de l'Ariège": "Archéologues de l'Ariège, Tome 1er: Descripteurs du sol, géologues, historiens" (5è vol.), "Archéologues de l'Ariège, Tome II: Suite des hommes scientifiques, orateurs, moralistes, pédagogues, publicistes, etc" (6è vol.) et "Archéologues de l'Ariège, Tome III: Suite et fin des hommes scientifiques - Compléments sur les hommes et les choses", avec index général (7è vol.). Illustré d'eaux - fortes de CHAUVET. Exemplaire bien complet des 7 volumes, complet du texte (dont 2 pages manquantes photocopiées), avec 74 planches (sur 86: manquent 12 planches dont 7 remplacées par des photocopies) et plus de 100 vignettes.

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         HEIDI KANN BRAUCHEN, WAS ES GELERNT HAT. [Heidi Makes Use of What she has Learned.] Eine Geschichte fur kinder und auch fur solche, welche die kinder lieb haben.

      Original decorative cloth-covered boards, gilt. Patterned endpapers. 8vo. First edition. Some minor browning and staining here and there, else a very good copy of this scarce book. Also issued in pictorial paper-covered boards. Seebass II, 1930. This title was published as a sequel to Heidi's Lehr - und Wanderjahre [Heidi's Years of Learning and Travel], 1880, and was the fifth part of the series Geschicten fur kinder wie auch fur solche, die kinder gern haben.

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        SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA. MAP OF THE HARBOR OF SAN DIEGO AND VICINITY, SHOWING THE TERMINUS OF THE CALIFORNIA SOUTHERN RAIL ROAD, AT NATIONAL CITY, TOGETHER WITH THE PROPERTY OF THE SAN DIEGO LAND AND TOWN COMPANY

      San Diego. 1881.. Folding map, 23 1/2 x 34 3/4 inches, folded to 8 1/4 x 4 1/2 inches. Minor separations at crossfolds, a couple short fold separations, ink stamp on front, else very good. A rare blueprint map showing the harbor of San Diego, along with a scaled map of the U.S. from northern California, over to Boston, down to Charleston, South Carolina and over to Sonora, Mexico, and a grid of the property of the San Diego Land & Town Company in National City (a small city within San Diego) and including the "Terminal Grounds" of the railroad. Heliographed by O.N. Sanford in San Diego. Frank A. Kimball was the agent for California Southern or the San Diego Land and Town Company in National City, and the front cover bears his ink stamp. Rare, with only three copies on OCLC, at Yale, the University of California, San Diego, and the Sacramento Public Library. Not in Rocq. OCLC 54146621, 35291187, 34434276.

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        Die Judenfrage als Racen-, Sitten- und Culturfrage. Mit einer weltgeschichtlichen Antwort.,

      Karlsruhe-Leipzig, Verlag von H. Reuther, 1881. - Ad 1) Erstausgabe. - Vom Verfasser am Ende der Vorrede eigenh. signiert. - Vortitelbl. mit Eckabriß (ohne Textverlust). - Ad 2) Diese hier noch anonym erschienene Schrift erschien in späteren Auflagen unter Nordmanns Pseudonym H. Naudh. - Ad 3) Erstausgabe. - Etw. gebräunt bzw. stockfleckig. - Ad 4) Erstausgabe. - Rechter Rand mit zu Beginn stärkerem, abnehmendem Wasserrand. Etw. stockfleckig. - ge Gewicht in Gramm: 1000 8°. VIII, 160 S. - Angeb. - 2) [Naudh, H.; d. i. Heinrich G. Nordmann]. Die Juden und der Deutsche Staat. 8. Auflage. Berlin, M. Ant. Niendorf, 1877. 72 S. - Angeb. - 3) Beck, C. L. Eine Rechtfertigung der Juden und wahre Lösung der Judenfrage. Leipzig, E. L. Morgenstern, 1881. 3 Bll., 105 S. - Angeb. - 4) Fränkel, Wolfgang Bernhard. Das Bekenntniss des Proselyten. Das Unglück der Juden und ihre Emanzipation in Deutschland. Elberfeld, Wilhelm Hassel, 1841. 1 Bl., 155 S., Lwd. d. Zt. m. etw. Rückenverg. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        Die fünfhundert Millionen der Begum.

      (Hartleben),, Wien 1881 - Wien (Hartleben), 1881. Gr. 8°. 213 (3) S. mit 48 Illustrationen. OLn. mit reicher Gold- und Schwarzprägung und Farbschnitt. sehr schönes Ex. = Bekannte und unbekannte Welten, Bd. 31. dt. EA. Prachtausgabe. Fromm 26376. OLn. mit reicher Gold- und Schwarzprägung und Farbschnitt. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt

      London Virtue and Co.,, [1881-84]. Edited by Colonel Wilson. Assited by the Most Eminent Palestine Explorers, etc. 4 volumes, quarto (317 × 242 mm). Contemporary black half morocco, blue cloth sides, raised bands, titles and decorations to compartments gilt, all edges red, marbled endpapers. Engraved frontispiece and title page to each volume, 34 similar plates, numerous wood engravings in the text, and 2 double-page maps. Boards gently rubbed, mild offsetting from plates, top edges stained, pale pink dampstain to top margin of the first few leaves of each volume, cloth of Volume I lightly cockled and creased. A very good set. First edition of one of the best illustrated nineteenth century accounts of the Middle East; Wilson (1836-1905) had detailed first hand knowledge of the region as first director of the Palestine Exploration Society.

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        A scarce signature of James Garfield, as President

      n.p., April 13, 1881. 4.75" x 2.5". "His bold signature, ""James A. Garfield. April 13, 1881."" as President, on a 4.75"" x 2.5"" (visible) slip of paper. Minor contemporary ink smudge only slightly affects the last two letters of the signature, else very fine condition. Matted and framed with a engraved bust portrait of Garfield."

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        Etudes cliniques sur l'hystero - epilepsie ou grande hysterie. Precede d'une lettre - preface de M. le professeur J.-M. Charcot

      Paris, Delahaye et Lecrosnier, 1881.. 24 x 17cm, zeitgen. Halbleder, leicht berieben, goldgeprägter Rückentitel, mehrere schwache Bibl.-Stempel, XVI, 640 S., 104 (von 105) Textabbildungen, 8 (von 9) ganzseitigen Ätzradierungen. Paul Richer (1849-1933) war lange Jahre Assistent von Charcot an der Salpetriere in Paris und gehört mit diesem zu den Entwicklern des Konzeptes der Hysterie. Hier liegt vor die seltene EA von 1881, aufgeteilt in vier Abschnitte: "De la grande attaque hysterique", "Des principales varietes de la grande attaque hysterique", "Etude clinique de quelques points relatifs aux symptomes permanents de l'hystero-epilepsie ou grande hysterie" und "Quelques considerations sur le diagnostic, le prognostic et le traitment de la grande hysterie". Hier finden sich auch die zahlreichen klassischen Abbildungen von Frauen (ausschließlich Frauen!!) mit "hysterischem Ausdrucksverhalten". Während dieser Hauptteil vollständig ist, fehlen vom Anhang "Notes historiques" die Seiten ab 640. Trotz dieses Mangels bedeutendes Dokument der Psychiatriegeschichte!

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        Catalogue de tableaux anciens composant l'interessante collection de M. Roxard de la Salle (de Nancy) dont la vente aura lieu Hotel Drouot, salle 8, le Lundi 28 Mars 1881.

      Paris, Typ. Pillet et Dumoulin, o. J. (wohl 1881).. XVI (Vorwort PaulMantz), 24 S., mit 7 Original-Radierungen. 4° (Format ca. 28,2x19 cm, Halb-Maroquineinband der Zeit auf einigen falschen Bünden, goldgeprägter Rückentitelei und Kopfgoldschnitt.. Mit originalradierten, verkleinerten Wiedergaben (in der Imp. A. Salmon u.a. , die Stecher waren Champollion, Greux, ) von Gemälden von Camphuysen, Hals, Hooch, Neer, Ribera, Rubens, Vlieger. - In einem wunderschön ausgestatteten Halbmaroquineinband der Zeit, Meistereinband, signiert von Lanscelin, ev. auch mit einer handschriftlichen Widmung desselben auf dem fliegenden Vorsatzblatt! Verzeichnet insg. 67 Nummern (davon 5 Kunstbücher). - Die Kanten schwach angerieben, sonst sehr gut erhalten! - Precieux exemplaire de ce beau catalogue de vente orne de superbes 7 eaux fortes. - Demi-maroquin bleu de l'epoque a coins, dos a 5 nerfs orne, tete doree (reliure signee Lanscelin). Fine reliure de bonne facture, quelques infimes frottements d'usage. Interieur en tres bon etat de fraicheur. Ex-dono au crayon sur la garde (Lanscelin?). Precieux exemplaire de ce beau catalogue de vente orne de superbes eaux-fortes. Succession de M. Franc ois Nieuwenhuys, tableaux.

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        Camées artistiques 1881 deuxième année complète du numéro 53 à 104 EDITION ORIGINALE

      Paris: Camées artistiques, 1881. Fine. Camées artistiques, Paris s.d. (1881), 28,5x38cm, relié. - Originale.binding Edition percaline half black, smooth back cover pages of handmade paper, contemporary binding, beautiful artistic exemplaire.Camées is a weekly newspaper published on Saturday, each issue 4 pages folio with portrait Woodburytype fox (12 x 8.5 cm) stuck in a frame at the center of the first page with portraits and biographies of celebrities contemporaines.Numéros devoted to Paul Baudry (Photo Mulnier), Marie Van Zandt (Benque), Alphonse de Neuville ( Mulnier), Blanche Barretta (Nadar), quotation mark (Dagron) Leonid Leblanc (Benque) Henner (Dagron), Christine Nilsson (Benque) Mihaly Munkacsy (Dagron), Marie Lamare (Dagron), Jean-Baptiste Auguste Clesinger (Ladrey ), Louise Massin (Benque), Charles Nicot (Carjat), Blanche Pierson (Nadar), Charles Garnier (Mieczkowski), Marie Lawrence (Nadar), Slash (Carjat), Elisa Piron (Benque), Adolphe Duchesne (Dagron), Elisabeth January (Benque), Frédéric Febvre (Nadar), Edith Ploux (Mulnier), Louis Morlet (Benque), Naomi Vernon (Benque), Dumaine (Pierre Petit) Aedile Riquer (Walery) Jospeh -François Dailly (Benque), Conchita Jélabert (Liebert), Auguste Dubulle (Dagron), Marguerite Ugalde (Franck Chalot) Berthelier (Liebert), Theresa (Liebert), Adolphe Dupuis (Franck Chalot) Desclauzas (Franck Chalot) Capoul (Liebert), Esther Chevalier (Franck chalot) Lucien Fugere (Frank Chalot), Gabrielle Tholer (Franck Chalot) Lhéritier (Franck Chalot), Alice Queen (Benque), Victor Maurel (Liebert), Louise Thuillier (Franck Chalot), Alexandre Taskin (Franck Chalot) Raphaële Sisos (Franck Chalot) Laray Carjat), Ms. Pasca (Benque) Milher (Franck Chalot), Clementine Jouassain (walery), Emile Bertin (Franck Chalot), Marie Bergé (Franck Chalot), Ernest Guiraud (Franck Chalot), Marie montbazon (Franck Chalot) --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale. Reliure en demi percaline noire, dos lisse, pages de garde de papier à la cuve, reliure de l'époque, bel exemplaire. Camées artistiques est un journal hebdomadaire paraissant le samedi,chaque numéro 4 pages in folio avec portrait en photoglyptie goupil (format 12 x 8,5 cm) collé dans un encadrement au centre du premier feuillet présentant des portraits et biographies des célébrités contemporaines. Numéros consacrés à : Paul Baudry (Cliché Mulnier), Marie Van Zandt (Benque), Alphonse de Neuville (Mulnier), Blanche Barretta ( Nadar), Guillemet (Dagron), Léonid Leblanc (Benque), Henner (Dagron), Christine Nilsson (Benque), Mihaly Munkacsy (Dagron), Marie Lamare (Dagron), Jean-Baptiste Auguste Clesinger (Ladrey), Louise Massin (Benque), Charles Nicot (Carjat), Blanche Pierson (Nadar), Charles Garnier (Mieczkowski), Marie Laurent (Nadar), Taillade (Carjat), Elisa Piron (Benque), Adolphe Duchesne (Dagron), Elisabeth Janvier (Benque), Frédéric Febvre (Nadar), Edith Ploux (Mulnier), Louis Morlet (Benque), Noémie Vernon (Benque), Dumaine (Pierre Petit), Edile Riquer (Walery), Jospeh -François Dailly (Benque), Conchita Jélabert (Liébert), Auguste Dubulle (Dagron), Marguerite Ugalde (Franck Chalot), Berthelier (Liébert), Thérésa (Liébert), Adolphe Dupuis (Franck Chalot), Desclauzas (Franck Chalot), Capoul (Liébert), Esther Chevalier (Franck Chalot), Lucien Fugère (Frank Chalot), Gabrielle Tholer (Franck Chalot), Lhéritier (Franck Chalot), Alice Reine (Benque), Victor Maurel (Liébert), Louise Thuillier (Franck Chalot), Alexandre Taskin (Franck Chalot), Raphaële Sisos (Franck Chalot), Laray Carjat), Madame Pasca (Benque), Milher (Franck Chalot), Clémentine Jouassain (Waléry), Emile Bertin (Franck Chalot), Marie Bergé (Franck Chalot), Ernest Guiraud (Franck Chalot), Marie Montbazon (Franck Chalot),

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        A superb example of Hesler's celebrated portrait of a beardless Lincoln, printed by George B. Ayres

      Philadelphia, 1881. 8" x 10". "Mounted albumen photograph on a 8"" x 10"" mount, with embossed credit ""G. B. AYRES COPYRIGHT 1881"" stamped at both the left and right bottom corners. Signed on the verso ""Copyright Geo. B. Ayres Phila"" Ostendorf O-26. Some minor wear and abrasions to emulsion and mounting remnants well clear of Lincoln's portrait, overall very good. Chicago photographer Alexander Hesler was invited to photograph Lincoln in Springfield in June 1860 soon after his nomination for President at the Republican National Convention. During the sitting in the Old State House Hesler took three portraits. Lincoln remarked upon seeing the proofs, ?That looks better and expresses me better than I have ever seen; if it pleases the people I am satisfied.? This photograph is considered one of the finest ever taken of Lincoln. His law partner William Herndon noted of it, ?There is the peculiar curve of the lower lip, the lone mole on the right cheek, and a pose of the head so essentially Lincolnian; no other artist has ever caught it.? (Ostendorf O-26) Artist George B. Ayres acquired two of Hesler?s original negatives following the close of the Civil War and made a living selling prints of them from the 1880s through the turn of the century. Ayres? original interpositive for this image was broken in transit in the 1930s."

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        History of China

      London: Wh Allen, 1881. First . Hardcover. VG+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 3 volumes: 604, 557, and 839 pp, folding map. An eminently readable and long respected work by a noted scholar, historian and someone who makes this subject enoyable to learn about. A lovely set, partially uncut, in original VG+ gilt and blindstamped cloth bindings. Some wear and chipping at the bottom of vols 1 & 2, and the spine tips of the very thick vol 3 professionally strengthened. Considering that this is partially uncut, I doubt this was ever read as the volumes are very tight and fine inside. A lovely set. Special postage: US$20.00; foreign surface insured parcel post $50.00.

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        DEBATES And PROCEEDINGS Of The CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION of the State of CALIFORNIA, Convened at the City of Sacramento, Saturday, September 28, 1878.

      Sacramento: J. D. Young, Supt. State Printing. 1880 - 1881. 3 volumes ( 640; [2], 641 - 1152; [2], 1153 - 1578) Text double column. Index concludes volume 3. This second Constitutional Convention of California revised the state Constitution to include an extended Bill of Rights, imposed [certain] restrictions on the power of the legislature, and dropped Spanish as the second legal language of the state. While certainly not a popular page-turner, this set represents the will of the people, and as such, offers a wealth of data to sociological researchers investigating the mid-to-late 19th C. "Far West" milieu. The set infrequently on the commerical market, with the last set at auction in 2000. Binding - Fine. Textblock - Overall VG (paper beginning to yellow/ex-lib, with the occasional oval stamp).

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        The Common Law

      Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1881. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First Edition, First Printing, with "John Wilson & Son" listed as printer on verso of title page. In Near Fine condition. Spine slightly darkened, with gilt stamping dulled. Bump to bottom corners. Small ownership stamp to title page. Contents lightly toned. Lightly dust-soiled. A rather sharp copy.

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        Les quatre vents de l'esprit EDITION ORIGINALE ENVOI AUTOGRAPHE

      Paris: Jules Hetzel & A. Quantin, 1881. Fine. Jules Hetzel & A. Quantin, Paris 1881, 14,5x23cm, 2 volumes reliés. - First edition on current paper. Binders half sheepskin fir back with four nerves purposes set with ornate golden dotted double gilt, few traces of minor friction on the back, marbled paper plates, guards and contreplats paper to the tank, a small tear in foot of a slice, bottom corners bumped, bindings of the time. Precious autograph dedication signed by the author to her maid Virginia. Few minor foxing. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale sur papier courant. Reliures en demi basane sapin, dos à quatre fins nerfs sertis de pointillés dorés ornés de doubles filets dorés, quelques petites traces de frottements sans gravité sur les dos, plats de papier marbré, gardes et contreplats de papier à la cuve, un petit accroc en pied d'une tranche, coins inférieurs émoussés, reliures de l'époque. Précieux envoi autographe signé de Victor Hugo à sa cuisinière Virginie qui, à Guernesey, semblait assurer d'autres services au poète ainsi qu'en témoigne son carnet de l'époque: "Touché seins de Sophie, vu ceux de Constance (...) Charlotte, Cloche (...), Virginie, la Cuisinière, cloche; la femme de chambre, cloche". L'énigmatique annotation "cloche" signifierait selon Guillemin (cf. Hugo et la sexualité): "secouer la grosse cloche en branle", expression empruntée à sa pièce de théatre l'Epée. On ne sait si en 1881 l'ardeur du poète pour sa domestique était apaisée, Hugo étant réputé pour avoir poursuivi son oeuvre de séduction jusqu'à la fin de sa vie. Quelques petites rousseurs sans gravité.  

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        HAMBURG. "Deutsche Seewarte in Hamburg. Eröffnet von Sr. Majestät dem Deutschen Kaiser, Wilhelm I. am 14. September 1881". Blick zum Gebäude der Seewarte links auf einem Hügel, rechts der Hafen mit zahllosen Segel- und Dampfschiffen, Kutschen, Pferdewagen und viele Passanten im Vordergrund.

      - Lithographie mit Tonplatte von W. Heuer, 1881, 35 x 62 cm. Salamon S. 128, Ansicht 21. - Imposantes Panorama! Sehr breitrandig und tadellos erhalten.

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        "Deutsche Seewarte in Hamburg. Eröffnet von Sr. Majestät dem Deutschen Kaiser, Wilhelm I. am 14. September 1881". Blick zum Gebäude der Seewarte links auf einem Hügel, rechts der Hafen mit zahllosen Segel- und Dampfschiffen, Kutschen, Pferdewagen und viele Passanten im Vordergrund.

      . Lithographie mit Tonplatte von W. Heuer, 1881, 35 x 62 cm.. Salamon S. 128, Ansicht 21. - Imposantes Panorama! Sehr breitrandig und tadellos erhalten.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        La Iglesia de San Nicolás, su pasado y su presente .

      1881. Editorial Juan E. Delmas. 1881 - Imp. Delmas. Bilbao. . 1 Vol. . 94 pp.+6 fot.+plano+diploma. Folio Menor. Cartoné. Audio-visuales (Fotografía), Siglo XIX , Vasco-Navarro (Bilbao), Vasco-Navarro (Imprenta Vasco-Navarra) . Bella y rara monografía histórica de la Iglesia de San Nicolás de Bilbao, escrita por Juan E. Delmas. Ilustrada con 6 fotografías albúminas de vistas panorámicas de iglesia y su entorno, 1 plano del Bilbao Medieval, 1 litografía de la fachada de San NIcolás y un diploma cromolitografíado con letra capitular historiada con la vista de San Nicolás. Es uno de los libros más bellos editados en el siglo XIX en Bilbao y una auténtica rareza bibliográfica.

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