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        E. S. DENISON'S YOSEMITE VIEWS. Sam Miller, Agent. 2 Mont'g. St. San Francisco.; [Cover title reads: "Yosemite and the Big Trees of California. Tourist and Ticket Agency. 2 Montgomery St. Cor. Market St. San Francisco].

      [San Francisco: Lith. H. S. Crocker & Co.], n.d. (but 1880-1881). Color pictorial wrappers printed in black, red, and gilt; [104] pp., including 2 maps (the first with train schedule dated 1881 from San Francisco to Yosemite on facing page, the second map with lithograph of the Yosemite & Madera stagecoach on facing page), and 50 full-page lithographed views each with facing caption page with vignette lithos. Housed in gray cloth slipcase with 1 plexiglass side. Half-inch chip to bottom of spine, corner tips of rear wrapper lost, moderate soiling to white portions of wrappers, overall still quite presentable and internally fine. Other than 1 view each of the Palace Hotel in San Francisco and the Hotel Del Monte in Monterey, all the scenes are of Yosemite and the Mariposa Big Tree Grove. According to Curry & Kruska's "Bibliography of Yosemite" H. S. Crocker lithographs were drawn by E. (Emmanuel) Wyttenbach after George Fiske's photographs. A rare Yosemite view book, quite scarce in commerce and with only 10 recorded on OCLC/WorldCat. Currey & Kruska 100. Very good.

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        L'Oiseau. Illustré par H. GIACOMELLI.

      Paris, Hachette, 1881. - 28 x 20,5 cm, 424 p., 210 planches et vignettes sur bois dessinées par Giacomelli. Maroquin vert, dos à nerfs orné d'un décor d'entrelacs dorés, auteur et titre dorés au dos, décor de filets et d'entrelacs dorés sur les plats, dentelle dorée intérieure, double filet doré sur les coupes, tranches dorées. Très bel exemplaire. Deuxième tirage de la première édition illustrée de 1867. Remarquable exemplaire sur Chine en superbe condition. Réf. bibliographiques : Vicaire, V, 833. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Bahnbrechende Grammatik des klassischen Chinesisch

      Gabelentz, Georg [Conon] von der: Chinesische Grammatik. Mit Ausschluss des niederen Stiles und der heutigen Umgangssprache. Mit einem Frontispiz (auf gelbem, stärkerem Papier) und weiteren 3, davon 2 gefalteten Schrifttafel. Leipzig: Weigel (Holzhausen, Wien) 1881. Gr. 8°. Privater Halblederband der Zeit mit goldgeprägtem, mittels Ornamenten verziertem Rückentitel, Vorsätzen aus mehrfarbigem Steinmarmorpapier und marmoriertem Schnitt. Der originale gelbe Vorderumschlag mit chinesischem Titeldruck ist als Frontispiz eingebunden. Erstausgabe dieser bahnbrechenden, bis heute in Umfang und Genauigkeit unübertroffenen Grammatik des klassischen Chinesisch, aus der Feder des deutschen Sinologen und Sprachwissenschafter Georg Gabelentz, seines Zeichens Inhaber des an der Universität Leipzig ausgerichteten ersten deutschen Lehrstuhls für ostasiatische Sprachen (1878-1889). Insbesondere aufgrund der vom Autor hier erstmals angewandten, gleichzeitig analytischen wie synthetischen (also hörer- und sprecherbezogenen) Systematik in der Darstellung der Struktur des Chinesischen ist „der Gabelentz" für Sinologen und Sprachtypologen nach wie ein Lehr- und Nachschlagebuch ersten Ranges, und erfuhr er deshalb bis in die Gegenwart mehrere Nachdrucke und Neuauflagen. Die Tafeln zeigen zahlreiche Schriftzeichen und Schreibvorlagen. Bei liegt ein einseitig bedrucktes Blatt mit Errata des Werks »Concise Dictionary of Chinese on the basis of K'anghi« von John Chalmers, das gleichenjahrs ebenfalls bei Weigel in Leipzig, erschienen war. Einband an den Ecken und Kanten etwas berieben und bestoßen, Besitzervermerk mit Bleistift bzw. Besitzerstempel auf den vorderen und hinteren Vorsätzen, sonst ausgezeichnet erhaltenes, fleckenfreies und kaum gebräuntes Exemplar dieses selten angebotenen Referenzwerks, das laut JAP bzw. APO seit 1950 erst ein einziges Mal zur Auktion eingebracht wurde. Cordier; Biblioteca Sinica, 1679; Killy zit. WBIS/DBA 3.0277.052.

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        The Sikandar Namae Barà or Book of Alexander the Great written AD 1200

      First edition. Facsimile of leaf from the Persian text from which the translation was made. Large 8vo. Original green cloth, boards stamped in black, gilt titling to spine; cloth a touch rubbed and marked, amateur paper repair to leaf b8, very good otherwise. pp. xxxi, [1]blank, 831, [1]blank. London: W. H. Allen & Co.,

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        Leipzig 25. 01. 1796 - 12. 02. 1871 Leipzig). Königl. hannoverscher Generalkonsul, Mitglied des sächsischen Landtags und Kaufmann in Leipzig. Brustbild mit Plaston leicht nach links.

      - Bleistiftzeichnung v. Carl Blos, dat. 1881, 22x 21 (H) Originalzeichnung auf Velin mit leichter Deckweiß Retusche unter den Augen des Porträtierten. Rechts unten monogrammiert und datiert:: CB (18)81.Seine Firma in Leipzig war "Johann George Schmidt". Laut alter Beschreibung nach einem Kupferstich und einer Daguerrotyoie aus dem Jahre 1846 von Carl Blos in Karlsruhe gemalt. - Fest in ein altes, ovales Passepartout mit Goldfacette geklebt. - Frühe Arbeit von Carl Blos (1860 - 1941). - Sehr schönes Blatt

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        [three lines in syllabic characters, the first two transliterated as] Chi gothi tostomomenti ... [then in English] The New Testament translated into the Chipewyan language by the Archdeacon Kirkby.

      Pr. for the British & Foreign Bible Society, 1881. First edition of the first New Testament in Chipewyan, an Athapascan language that should not be confused with Chippewa, the latter being an Algonquian language. The Chipewyans live in the Canadian Arctic regions around Hudson Bay, including Manitoba and the Northwest Territories, as well as northern parts of Alberta and Saskatchewan. It is printed in the Evans syllabic script with a syllabarium preceding the text. Darlow and Moule say of printing in Chipewyan to their time: "With the exception of parts of the Book of Common Prayer and some hymns, no other Chipewyan editions have been printed." That is not exactly true, for a few books of the Bible and the Gospels had also appeared prior to the publication of their monumental Bible bibliography; but the language was (and is) still => not a common one to see. William West Kirkby (1827-1907) of the Church Missionary Society translated various works into Chipewyan, Wyandot, Slavey, and Cree. He may well have also been the first Anglican missionary to penetrate the American Arctic Circle. Provenance: Gift inscription from A.D. Keewatin to the Rev. Arthur Henry Gibson on his ordination to the Diaconate in St. Paul's Church, Churchill, Manitoba in 1925.

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        Photographic Illustrations of Skin Diseases.

      New York, E.B.Trat, No.757 Broadway, 1881, 4, 102 pp., "Forthy-eight Plates from Life. Colored by Hand", Halbledereinband der Zeit. Very early edition - third edition or as it is elsewhere offered, first edition, third issue. George Henry Fox (1846-1937) was professor of dermatology at the College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, and consulting dermatologist to the Board of Health in the same city. As was customary in his day, he traveled as a young man to Europe for further training, and studied with Virchow in Berlin, Bazin, Hardy and Vidal in Paris, Tilbury Fox and Jonathan Hutchinson in London and notably with Hebra in Vienna. He has made many contributions, particularly to symptomology, is one of the founders of the American Dermatological Association. This important atlas of skin diseases is his major work. His first atlas "Photographic illustration of skin diseases" ((1879)1880) has 48 plates. According to Dann this was the first dermatological work to make use of a duplicating technique known as heliography or photo-engraving which was invented in 1878. He is known eponymously for "Fox-Fordyce diseases", describing a papular itchy eruption, confined to the axillae, nipples and pubes, and considered to be a disfunction of the apocrine gland. See Garrison & Morton No.3996 (1880) Ehring, Skin Diseases, 224 (1880) Pusey, Hist. Dermatol., 147-148 Shelly-G., Classics in Clinical Dermatology, p.324.

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        The Floating Prince and Other Fairy Tales

      Charles Scribner's Sons, New York - 1881. 4to brown cloth stamped in black and gilt. With color pictorial cover onlays to the front and rear boards. With a full-page woodcut frontispiece and woodcut vignettes throughout. Light rubbing to the spine tips and a one-inch chip out of the edge of the cover label; rear inner hinge cracked. Laid in is an ANS signed by Stockton. A clean, near-fine copy in the rare variant binding. PPP page 61. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Washington Square

      New York: Harper & Brothers, 1881. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First Edition, First Printing. About Near Fine. Light rubbing at extremities, rubbing heavier at spine ends. Ding to edge of both boards. Previous owner book plate to front paste down, bookseller pencil notations to rear. Pages toned. A rather bright copy, in nicer condition than as normally found.

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        THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE

      Boston: Ginn, Heath and Company, 1881. TWENTY VOLUMES UNIFORMLY BOUND. Marbled boards and endpapers, and matching free edges. Spines lettered in gilt with gilt designs. "With a life of the poet, explanatory foot-notes, critical notes, and a glossarial index. Corners of several volumes show quite minor scuffing only. All spines are uniformly lightly sunned to deep tan. Clean and crisp throughout the text. A handsome, mellow set.. Harvard Edition. 1/2 Brown Morocco. Minor Corner and Edge Soiling/No Jacket. Octavo.

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        Phaeton Rogers

      Charles Scribner's Sons, New York - 1881. First edition. Octavo green pictorial cloth stamped in black and gilt. Binding just slightly cocked, else a fine, bright copy. A presentation copy with the author's note, "To L.S. Metcalf, Esq., with the writer's highest regards, R.J. Sept 4, 1884." Laid in is a three-page ALS from Johnson to Stoddard discussing the Cyclopedia of American Biography, of which Johnson was the editor from 1886 to 1888, and which is famous for having biographies of over 200 fictitious persons. An exceptional copy of a very scarce title. PPP page 60. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Amor und Psyche. Ein Märchen des Apulejus. Aus dem Lateinischen von Reinhold Jachmann. Illustrirt in 46 Original-Radirungen und ornamentirt von Max Klinger.

      Theo. Stroefer, München 1881 - Quart. LXVIII Seiten. Illustr. blaues Leinen mit reicher Goldprägung und Goldschnitt. Mit 46 Orig.-Radierungen (15 Vollbilder auf Tafeln, 31 Vignetten). Einband minimalst berieben, fliegende Vorsätze, Titelblatt und letzte Seite geringfügig stockfleckig, sonst nahezu fleckenfrei, sehr schönes Exemplar. 2100 Gramm. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Washington Square

      New York: Harper & Brothers, 1881. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First Edition, First Printing. About Near Fine. Light rubbing at extremities, rubbing heavier at spine ends. Ding to edge of both boards. Previous owner book plate to front paste down, bookseller pencil notations to rear. Pages toned. A rather bright copy, in nicer condition than as normally found.

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        Vier menu's betr. de kroegcommissie van het Leids Studenten Corps, 1881-1882. Grote litho's (ca. 40x55 cm) van P. Somerwil (een enkele gesigneerd J.H.), voorstellende groepen personen in tramwagen, op schip, e.d. waarbij de zeven leden van de commissie steeds zijn voorzien van hun ingemonteerde portretfoto's.

      Aanwezig: Bal ter eere der installatie van de Kroeg-commissie 16 maart 1881; Menu van het diner door het bestuur der Societeit Minerva aangeboden aan het afgetredene, op 17 maart 1881; Ter herinnering aan het afscheidsdiner der commissie over 1881-1882; Ter herinnering aan het contra-diner der commissie over 1882-1883 (d.d. 17-5-1882). M7949

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        Visit of the Detached Squadron with their Royal Highnesses Prince Edward and Prince George of Wales to Brisbane, from 16th to 20th August, 1881.

      Brisbane, J.C. Beal, Government Printer, 1881. 4to. Original full morocco, gilt, gilt-decorated floreate borders, gilt-ruled spine with gilt motifs to compartments, front cover titled in gilt, all edges gilt; pp. [2, title-page printed in 3 colours], vii, 39; 10 mounted real photographs, one tinted lithograph; slightly rubbed, occasional spotting, as usual, tissue gards renewed, ownership inscription removed from title, a handsome copy in the publisher's presentation binding. First edition of the official Queensland Government account of the royal visit. A lavishly produced record of the visits by two sons of Queen Victoria to Australia. 'Prince George of Wales visited Brisbane with his older brother, Prince Albert Victor Christian Edward (generally known as Prince Edward, or Eddie to his brother George), while the brothers were serving as Midshipmen on HMS Bachante, part of a naval squadron on a three year tour of the British Empire visiting the Americas, the Falkland Islands, South Africa, Australia, Fiji, the Far East, Singapore, Ceylon, Aden, Egypt, the Holy Land and Greece between 1879 and 1882. The squadron visited Brisbane in August of 1881 and the princes were the star attractions at a series of garden parties, picnics and balls. Prince George was sixteen at the time and his brother Edward was seventeen' (John Oxley Library, online). Ferguson 7752.

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        Le Livre de Cuisine.

      Paris. Librairie Hachette et Cie. 1881. Thick 8vo., original red morocco backed cloth boards, spine letted and decorated in gilt. With 25 chromolithograph plates and 161 woodcuts in the text. Spine repaired and rubbed, internally fresh and clean. Fifth edition. Jules Gouffe was chef at the Paris Jockey Club. The recipes are for household cooking and fine cuisine. The fine chromolithograph plates depict some of the more complex presentations.

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        Critique of Pure Reason

      London: Macmillan and Company Ltd, 1881. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. First thus. (First printing of this translation.) lxii, 510, supplement; xxxi, 735pp. Two volumes. Original pebbled crimson cloth with gilt spine lettering, black top stain and endpapers. Good+ with sunned cloth at spines and front covers, wear at head and tail, front and rear hinges starting. A few reading smudges and notes in light pencil. Some pages unopened at top. A few small stains on spine of Vol. II. The first appearance of Max Mueller's translation of Kant's masterwork, which would be the standard for nearly a century.

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        MANUSCRIPT. Four notes in secretarial hand, to Mitchell's lawyer

      Philadelphia 1881 - 1. LS to unknown woman. Philadelphia, January 27, 1903. 3 pages on single folded sheet, 204 x 127 mm. Mitchell states that he is unable to answer all of his letters, and relies on the hand of his secretary to write them. He also speaks of his trip to Japan and his presentation to the Emperor. 2. ALS to unknown man. 1332 Walnut St., [nd]. 1 page, 205 x 128 mm. Small tear at fold, 2 small puncture holes, a bit browned.Mitchell speaks of a payment. 3. TLS to "Reverend Sir." Bay Harbor, Maine, [nd]. Single sheet, folded 200 x 123 mm. Mitchell thanks him for his "kind note" and expresses his regrets at not being able to provide more information about his friend Dr. Worcester. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Lehrbuch der Gehirnkrankheiten. 3 Bde.

      Kassel, Berlin, Theodor Fischer, 1881/1883, 8, (4), V, 1 Bl., 371 pp. XXXV, 1 Bl., 215 pp., 2 Bl. pp. 253-572 96 Abb., 3 orig. Leinenbände feines Exemplar. Erste Ausgabe! Carl Wernicke (1848-1905) studierte in Breslau, wo er 1870 promovierte, Assistenzarzt am Allerheilliegenhospital wurde und sich 1875 für Psychiatrie habilitierte (1876 in Berlin). Von 1876-78 arbeitete er als Assistent C. Westphals an der Psychiatrischen und Nervenklinik der Charité und wurde 1885 a.o. Professor, 1890 o.Professor für Psychiatrie und Neurologie in Breslau. 1904 folgte er einem Ruf in Halle. Wernicke gehört zu den bedeutendsten Forschern auf dem Gebiet der Neurologie und Psychiatrie. In seiner ersten größeren, für sein weitere Studium grundlegenden Arbeit "Der aphasische Symptomencomplex" Breslau 1874, gelangte er zur Entdeckung der sensorischen Aphasie - Wernickesche Aphasie - und ihrer Lokalisation in der ersten linken Schläfenwindung, der sog. Wernickeschen Windung. Durch diese Entdeckung und durch seine Theorie des Sprachprozesses wurde er der Hauptbegründer der Aphasielehre. Er beschäftigte sich mit dem Faserverlauf im Gehirn und mit der Begründung einer Pathologie der Herderkrankungen. Es gelang ihm die Entdeckung der hemianopischen Pupillenreaktion - Wernicksches Phänomen, des Zentrum für die assoziierten Augenbewegungen im unteren Scheitellappen und des Krankheitsbildes der Polioencephalitis acuta haemorrhagica - Wernicksche Krankheit (Lehrb. d. Gehirnkrankheiten, 2.Bd., p.229) er klärte und fertigte schon bekannte Symptomenbilder, z.B. halbseitiger Lähmungen nach Blutungen und Erweichungen. Wernicke teilte die psychischen Vorgänge und Störungen nach einem Schema ein und erwarb sich durch die Bereicherung und Vertiefung der psychischen Symptomenlehre sehr große Verdienste. Seine Namen trägt auch noch der WERNICKE-MANNsche Lähmungstypus. - cf.Fischer, p.1669 First Edition. "The three-volume 'Lehrbuch der Gehrinkrankheiten...' is an astounding accomplishment for so a young man (Wernicke was 33 when volume one appeared). It was the first comprehensive account of the achievements in cerebral localization up to that time. Particularly interesting was his postulation of the symptomatology, resulting from thrombosis of the posterior inferior cerebellar artery, based on his anatomical investigations of the arterial supply of the medulla oblongata... In his 'Lehrbuch' (vol. 2, p.229), too, he brought to light the clinical syndrome of 'polio-encephalitis superior haemorrhagica', which has become 'Wernicke's encephalopathy'. Haymaker & Schiller, Founder of Neurology, p. 533. Not in Osler, Waller, Cushing, Courville, Norman.

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        The Works of William Shakespeare

      1881 - London, Bickers and Son, 1881. 4 vols. Full polished black calf, rich gilt spine, constrasting leather spine labels, marbled endpapers; occasional light foxing internally, yet still a handsome set. Edited and revised by Charles and Mary Cowden Clarke, with additional preface, chronological table of Shakespeare's life, his Will, the dedication affixed to the First Folio and a verbal/sentential glossary (indexed). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        News of the Camp.

      1881 - [With] Transvaal Government Gazette.40 issues. Contemporary half calf, gilt, extremities rubbed, occasional staining and ink annotations throughout, minor repairs. Pretoria, 1880 - Rare. Published during the siege of Pretoria,News of the Camp ?affords an interesting narrative of the daily life of Pretoria during the investment, the military incidents of the siege, the sorties and engagements of the garrison, as well as accurate information with regard to the progress of the campaign in other localities? (Mendelssohn).This is one of only 200 copies bound after the cessation of publication. According to du Val, there are copies with photographs interleaved throughout, and apparently a separate volume, containing just these photographs, could be purchased. They are both exceedingly rare. It took Mendelssohn five years to obtain his standard copy. The above copy belonged to Paymaster Serg. G.F.B Wells and appears to have been collected by him during the siege. Mendelssohn I, p504. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        La circulation du sang. A l'état physiologie et dans les maladies.

      Paris, Mason, 1881, 4, (8), 747 pp., mit 358 Holzstichen, Halbledereinband der Zeit mit 5 Bünden und Rückenvergoldung Rücken erneuert, feines Exemplar. THE PHYSIOLOGY OF CIRCULATION First Edition! "This work based on Etienne Jules Marey's (1830-1904) earlier "Physiologie médicale de la circulation du sang" has the added benefit of nearly twenty years experience, study and research. Marey again presents a comprehensive study of the circulatory system's physiology and pathology, and in addition, he places special emphasis on the clinical sings of cardiac healt and diseases as well as the instrumentation necessary". -cf. Heirs of Hippocrates, No.1048 Garrison & Morton No. 783

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        Ayala's Angel.

      Chapman and Hall, London., 1881. First edition. Octavo. Three volumes: pp iv, 280; iv, 272; iv, 277. Bound without ads or half-titles by Bayntun in three-quarter red morocco with raised bands, gilt rules, red cloth sides. Top edges gilt. A fine set.

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        Les premières illustrées. Notes et croquis. Saison théâtrale 1881-1882 (up to and including) 1887-1888. Directeur M. de Brunhoff. Préface (first vol.) Henri Meilhac, (third vol.) Victorien Sardou, (sixth vol.) Albain Valabrègue. Collaborateurs Bernard-Derosne, Blavet, Bourgerot, Claretie, Camille Lemonnier, H. de Lapommeraye, Hugues Leroux, Catulle Mendez, Un Monsieur en habit noir, Guy de Saint-Mór, Francisque Sarcey, Auguste Vitu, etc. etc. Illustrations par nos meilleurs artistes: Mlle Blanche Pierson, MM Barbin, Destez, Gambard, Lunel, Mars, , Meunier, Rasetti, Vogel, Willette, etc.

      Paris, Alphonse Piaget, 1881-1888. 7 vols. complete. Large 8vo (29x20 cm). Original illustrated wrappers, in colours (dust-soiled and browned, spines partly broken and a bit damaged). ( Quires partly loosening). Uncut. Good set, carefully printed on nice glazed paper in red and black (titles and subtitles), plates and illustrations in text, partly in colours. With many full-page plates in text and 123 plates not included in the pagination, partly on special thick paper, made in different techniques: zincographies, heliogravures, lithographies, and typographies partly in colours, and original, pasted in, photographs. - Complete run of 7 years of this attractive periodical, hard to find together. (Dans BnF: 2 années disponibles).

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        Exstirpation des carcinomatösen Pylorus. Tod nach zwölf Stunden (pp.252-260, 3 Abb.).

      Dtsch. Z. Chir., 14. - Leipzig, Verlag von F.C.W. Vogel, 1881, 8, VI, 586 pp.,13 Holzschnitte, 5 lith. Tafeln, feiner Halbledereinband mit marmor. Deckelbezügen frisches Exemplar. Pylorusresektion vor Billroth - Meilenstein der Abdominalchirurgie. **Originalausgabe! Ludwig Rydygier (1850-1920) gehört zu den zu Unrecht vergessenen Pionieren der moderenen Abdominalchirurgie. Er resizierte bereits 2 Monate vor Billroth, am 16. November 1880, ein großes Pyloruskarzinom. Der Patient verstarb 12 Stunden nach der Operation. Die von Billroth im Janur 1881 operierte Patientin überlebte 4 Monate. Seinen zweiten und dritten Patienten verlor Billroth ebenfalls postoperativ. Rydygier gelang dagegen am 21.11.1881 die erste Pylorusresektion bei benigner Stenose (Ulcus duodeni). Die Patientin überlebte den Eingriff 19 Jahre! Rydygier war es auch, der die Klemme zur Komprimierung des Magen- und Duodenalstumpfes einführte. In der vorliegenden Arbeit berichtet der Autor in aller Ausführlichkeit über die ca. 4 Stunden dauernde Operation. Eingehend werden auch die Vorteile des "Compressorium" geschildert. Rydygier schreibt "Nach dem Gesammteindruck, den auf uns der Fall gemacht hat, glauben wir zu dem Ausspruch berechtigt zu sein, dass diese Operation gewiss eine Zukunft hat. Garrison & Morton No.3473.1: First Extirpation of carcinomatous pylorus.

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        De l'indécence aux hommes d'accoucher les femmes. Ouvrage dans lequel on fait voir par des raisons de physique, de morale et de médecine que les mères n'exposeraient ni leurs vies, ni celles de leurs enfants en se passant ordinairement d'accoucheurs [...]

      Bruxelles, Gay et Doucé, 1881, in-18, de XII, 105 et (1) pages, exemplaire broché, sous papier cristal (en partie débroché), Réédition, tirée à 500 exemplaires, celui-ci porte le numéro 35, de l'ouvrage que Hecquet fit paraitre en 1705 et qui fut plusieurs fois réédité au XVIIIe siècle. Malgré un brochage fragile, bon exemplaire à l'intérieur propre.

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        Visit of the Detached Squadron with their Royal Highnesses Prince Edward and Prince George of Wales to Brisbane, from 16th to 20th August, 1881.

      1881 - Brisbane, J.C. Beal, Government Printer, 1881. 4to. Original full morocco, gilt, gilt-decorated floreate borders, gilt-ruled spine with gilt motifs to compartments, front cover titled in gilt, all edges gilt; pp. [2, title-page printed in 3 colours], vii, 39; 10 mounted real photographs, one tinted lithograph; slightly rubbed, occasional spotting, as usual, tissue gards renewed, ownership inscription removed from title, a handsome copy in the publisher's presentation binding. First edition of the official Queensland Government account of the royal visit. A lavishly produced record of the visits by two sons of Queen Victoria to Australia. 'Prince George of Wales visited Brisbane with his older brother, Prince Albert Victor Christian Edward (generally known as Prince Edward, or Eddie to his brother George), while the brothers were serving as Midshipmen on HMS Bachante, part of a naval squadron on a three year tour of the British Empire visiting the Americas, the Falkland Islands, South Africa, Australia, Fiji, the Far East, Singapore, Ceylon, Aden, Egypt, the Holy Land and Greece between 1879 and 1882. The squadron visited Brisbane in August of 1881 and the princes were the star attractions at a series of garden parties, picnics and balls. Prince George was sixteen at the time and his brother Edward was seventeen' (John Oxley Library, online). Ferguson 7752. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Works of Charles Dickens.

      Chapman and Hall, London., 1881-1882. Large paper edition de luxe. Royal Octavo. Thirty volumes bound into sixty. Illustrated with restrikes of the original plates by Cruikshank, Stone, Phiz et al, as well as facsimiles of the front wrappers from some of the original part issues. Fine contemporary binding of three-quarter blue morocco with raised bands, gilt floral devices in spine compartments, top edges gilt. Number 296 of 1000 sets.Bookplate on front pastedowns of most volumes. A couple of volumes are very slightly chipped at heads of spines, but overall a fine and handsome set.

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        Ayala's Angel.

      Chapman and Hall, London. 1881 - First edition. Octavo. Three volumes: pp iv, 280; iv, 272; iv, 277. Bound without ads or half-titles by Bayntun in three-quarter red morocco with raised bands, gilt rules, red cloth sides. Top edges gilt. A fine set. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter Ellis, Bookseller, ABA, ILAB]
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        Traité pratique des maladies du système nerveux

      Montpellier & Paris, C. Coulet & A. Delahaye & E. Lecrosnier, 1881, in-8, VIII-1096 pp, 11 pl, 1 tabl, fort volume demi-veau vert, dos lisse orné de motifs dorés, Deuxième édition, revue et considérablement augmentée. Figures dans le texte dont quelques-unes d'après les dessins de Paul Richer ; 11 planches en lithographie, la plupart en couleur, dont une dépliante et une constituée de 2 photographies originales contrecollées représentant un cas d'hémiatrophie faciale progressive ; 1 tableau dépliant donnant la classification des myélites. Rousseurs.

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        MANUSCRIPT. Four notes in secretarial hand, to Mitchell's lawyer

      Philadelphia, 1881. FIRST EDITION. 1. LS to unknown woman. Philadelphia, January 27, 1903. 3 pages on single folded sheet, 204 x 127 mm. Mitchell states that he is unable to answer all of his letters, and relies on the hand of his secretary to write them. He also speaks of his trip to Japan and his presentation to the Emperor. 2. ALS to unknown man. 1332 Walnut St., [nd]. 1 page, 205 x 128 mm. Small tear at fold, 2 small puncture holes, a bit browned.Mitchell speaks of a payment. 3. TLS to "Reverend Sir." Bay Harbor, Maine, [nd]. Single sheet, folded 200 x 123 mm. Mitchell thanks him for his "kind note" and expresses his regrets at not being able to provide more information about his friend Dr. Worcester.

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        THE COMPLEATEST ANGLING BOOKE THAT EUER WAS WRIT

      1881 - 2nd 1881. Almost very good condition with no wrapper. Large format. Black leather spine and corners; raised bands to spine, with gilt title and fish decorations. This is the Second Edition, Limited to 100 copies! (First edition has only 40 copies printed in 1859). B/w illustrations. Being done oute of ye hebrewe and other tongves by a Person of Honor. Adorn'd with scriptures. Some light wear along cover edges. A few marks to covers. Marks to endpapers. Front endpaper has a few edge-tears. Some foxing. Still in very good condition, considering its age! [S] [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Northanger Abbey Persuasion, Pride and Prejudice, Sense and Sensibility, Mansfield Park, Emma, Lady Susan

      Bentley, UK 1881 - New Editions 1880-1883. A full six volume set of the Bentley edition. All published between 1880 and 1883. Mixed set from a printing perspective but the same matching original publishers cloth binding. This Bentley edition was published over a twenty year period. Frontis engraving to each volume. The books are generally very good and bright. Rubbing to some edges. A few signatures slightly slack but overall a nice tight set. Contents good. More images can be taken upon request. Ref Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Lasting Words Ltd]
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        Sylvia's home journal: for home reading and home use, of tales, stories, fashion, and needlework

      London: Ward Lock and Co., 1881-9 4to. 6 volumes. 1880, 1881, 1882, 1883, 1885, 1889. 70 "Newest French Fashions" hand-coloured plates (H. Lefevre. Paris), 9 colour litho-plates. Numerous monochrome engravings. Period advertisements. All volumes include subscribers' inserts of fashion patterns, needlework designs etc.1880: xxx, 518pp; 12 hand coloured plates "The Newest French Fashions"; 2 colour litho plates. Numerous engravings and adverts.1881: xxix, 612pp; 12 hand coloured plates "The Newest French Fashions"; Alice in Wonderland insert; Among the Roses colour litho.; Folding colour litho (adhered). Numerous engravings and adverts.1882: xxx, 588pp; 12 hand coloured plates "The Newest French Fashions"; folding colour litho plate. Numerous engravings and adverts.1883: xxx, 492 + 116pp; 11 hand coloured plates "The Newest French Fashions"; folding colour litho plate. Numerous engravings and adverts.1885: xxx, 584pp; 12 hand coloured plates "The Newest French Fashions"; 4 colour litho plates; "Sylvia Valse" music. Numerous engravings and adverts.1889: xxx, 590pp; 11 hand coloured plates "Newest French Fashions"; Folding sheet music.6 volumes, 4to, bound in later cloth. Various tears, soiling etc. Sold with all faults.Sylvia's Home Journal was a magazine of "fiction and entertaining literature, music, poetry, fine arts, fashions, and useful and ornamental needlework." Directed toward a young, female, middle-class audience and covering fashion, needlework, recipes and household management tips.A number of novels and short stories were first serialized in Sylvia's Home Journal.It was at the offices of Sylvia's Home Journal in 1882 that Enid Nesbit first met and befriended the manuscript reader Alice Hoatson. Sylvia's Journal was "for women who believe in women, and feel that her mission has never yet been properly fulfilled, and that the time is coming when she will take her place not as the inferior or rival, but as the equal of man". The British Library holding of Sylvia's Home Journal (P.P.5149.m.) was destroyed in World War II.A heavy item which may incur extra postage charges: please contact us for details.

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        Stanley Brereton

      London: George Routledge, 1881. First edition. Hardcover. Three quarter maroon morocco and red cloth. Teg. Very good. 3 vols.. 252, 277, 290 pages. 19 x 13 cm. This is Ainsworth's last novel. He was an English historical novelist born in Manchester. Popular in his lifetime, his novels sold in large numbers. he is described by S.M. Ellis as one of the most picturesque personalities of the nineteenth century. Prefaced to the first volume is Ainsworth's long account of the testimonial banquet given to him at Manchester Town Hall in September 1881, which is described by Wolff as useful for any account of his life and work. This last novel not in SADLEIR. Slight rubbing to extremities, raised bands, spine panels decorated in gilt, marbled endpapers.

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        The Portrait of a Lady.

      London: Macmillan and Co.,, 1881. 3 volumes, octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spines gilt, rules to front covers black, rear covers in blind, brown coated endpapers. Housed in a custom blue quarter morocco solander box. Ownership signature to title pages. Vol. I neatly rebacked with original spine laid down, vols. II and III joints repaired, tips repaired, hinges cracked but holding, a little minor foxing to contents. A very good set, rare in original cloth and highly desirable thus. First edition in cloth of James's highly acclaimed novel, the first of Connolly's one hundred key books of "the modern movement". Portrait first appeared serially in Macmillan's Magazine and Atlantic Monthly from October 1880. The book followed in November 1881 with a first impression of 750 copies issued in two variant colours of cloth (no priority has been established between the two). Most copies were issued with advertisements dated December 1881 but some, including this copy, have an earlier set dated April 1881, "probably inserted through error or through shortage at the bindery of the more contemporary catalogue" (Edel and Laurence).

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        Personal Narratives of Events in the War of the Rebellion, Being Papers Read Before the Rhode Island Soldiers and Sailors Historical Society. Second Series.

      N. Bangs Williams & Co 1881-1882 - No 11, Reminiscences of the War of the Rebellion of 1861-5, 1881, by J. Albert Monroe, 1-78pp; bound together with No 12, A Cruise Along the Blockade, by Frank B. Butts, 1881, 1-37pp; bound together with No. 13, The High School Boys of the Tenth R.I. Regiment, with a Roll of Teachers and Students of the Providence High School who Served in the Army or Navy of the United States during the Rebellion, by William A. Spicer, 1882, 1-83pp; bound together with No. 14, Service of the Cavalry of the Army of the Potomac, by Edward P. Tobie, 1882, 1-56pp; bound together with No. 15, Prison Life of Lieut. James M. Fales, by George N. Bliss, 1882, 1-70pp; bound together with No 16, The Last Tour of Duty at the Siege of Charleston, by Charles H. Williams, 1882, 1-29pp; bound together with No. 17, Ambrose Everett Burnside, by Augustus Woodbury, 1882, 1-97pp. 8vo, contemporary half brown morocco, marbled boards, marbled endpapers and edges, gilt title to spine. Rear cover detached, all edges rubbed, especially corners with loss of color, pages browned and brittle with age especially toward the rear, spine leather loose from binding and attached only to front cover. Text block firm with one crack in center. Spine title reads "Personal Narratives of the Rebellion, Vol III". Fair. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Three photographs (each approximately 160 x 120 mm or the reverse) of Anna Pavlova, all inscribed and signed in 1929 to Mimi Mattin

      - The photographs are mounted together, behind glass and recently reinserted in the original frame; apart from some silvering-out around the margins, the entire package (external dimensions 295 x 650 mm) is in excellent condition. All three portraits have '"Ross" Verlag' in the negative. Two of them are credited to 'd'Ora, Paris' (Dora Philippine Kallmus, 1881-1963); one is definitely 'Anna Pavlova, in costume for the solo "Christmas", before 1929' (from online sources), and the other is almost certainly from the same sitting. The third one carries the credit 'Portrait by Lafayette, London'; taken in August 1927, it depicts Pavlova with Jack the swan draped around her neck. The recipient, Mimi Mattin, was a 'Life Member of the Adelaide Repertory Theatre Society, Actor, Costume Designer, Director, Producer, Costume Co-ordinator, Costume Maker, Wardrobe Mistress, Coordinator' who is mentioned in 122 events in the AusStage database. Please use the 'Ask Bookseller a Question' link below to confirm availability and postage charges. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Ensayo sobre la interpretación de la escritura hierática de la América Central

      Imprenta y Fundicion de Manuel Tello, Madrid 1881 - [8]+xxi+113+[5] pages with xx leaves of plates of which number XX folds out. Elephant folio (18" x 12") bound in quarter red leather with six raised band compartments lettered and decorated in gilt over marbled boards. Translated by Juan de Dios de la Rada and Delgado. First Spanish edition limited to 200 copies of which this is number 141. This Spanish-language translation of Rosny's essay on hieroglyphic writing is from the Codex Troano, which was named for a previous owner, Don Juan Tro and Ortolano, a professor of Spanish palaeography. In his prologue to this book, Juan Rada and Delgado endorses Rosny's assertion that the Maya codex purchased by a Madrid museum in 1875 and named Codex Cortesianus is truly part of the same book as the Codex Troano, which was discovered in Spain in the 1860s By Brasseur de Bourbourg. The two fragments were reunited in 1888, and the whole is now known as the Madrid Codex. The reconnected manuscript consists of fifty-six leaves, with writing on both sides. Its date has been disputed, with most scholars believing that it was executed late in the Post-Classic period but before the Spanish invasion. With the formation of the Societe Americaine de France established in 1857, primarily with the enthusiasm of Braseur de Borubourg and a small number of scholars and among them was Leon Louis Lucien Prunol de Rosny (1837-1914), a student and later professor in the School of Oriental Languages who did extensive research on the language and writing systems of the Far East. Rosny’s special concern was Japanese, but also studied, Chinese, Korean and the languages of Southeast Asia. His distinguished career included the important position of director of the Ecole des Hautes Estudes (Sorbonne). Equipped with a comparative background in languages and writing systems held by few other students of Maya writing, Rosny approached the problem of decipherment with considerable rigor. His background allowed him to recognize the mixed nature of the Maya system, in which he identified “figurative,” “idiographic” and “phonetic” signs. He also understood the problems in using Landa’s alphabet, but nonetheless asserted its basically syllabic nature. Only a handful of his original decipherments have stood the test of time, most conspicuously his clever elucidation of the Cortesianus (1883) and Persianus (1887) Codices. The story of the Paris Codex or Peresianus is evocative of Latin America’s image abroad. One day in Paris, Rosny ran across this manuscript while looking into a “basket of papers in a neglected part of the library. The twenty-two-page document, bearing the name “Perez” (a library staff member who worked on this codex in 1859), had disappeared before Jose Perez found it. Rosny published a colorful and historic study entitled Codex Peresianus, Manuscrit hieratique des anciens iondiens de l’Amerique centrale conserve a la Biblioteque Nationale de Paris. Scholars prefer to use the name Paris instead of Peresianusto avoid any confusion with a codex known as Codice Perez (The Book of Chilam Balam opf Mani). Condition: Corners badly bumped, spine bands rubbed, some rubbing to edges, plate XX partly detached some edge tears to end papers else a good copy, internally very clean. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        GRAUW, DE--- 'Genealogie van het geslacht De Grauw', [door A.A. Vorsterman van Oyen], manusript, 4°, 160 pag., gekalligrafeerd, gebonden in rood marokijnen band met goud opdruk.

      Fraai boek met getekende titelpagina door J.M. Lion, d.d. 1881. De gekalligrafeerde tekst is gepubliceerd in de jaargang 1886 van het 'Algemeen Nederlandsch Familieblad'. De tekst is echter in dit manuscript aangevuld in een andere hand (die van mr. Joan Muller, zoon van dr. H.C. Muller) met gegevens tot ca. 1950. Daarbij ook kritische opmerkingen over de tekst van Vorsterman van Oyen. Als deze bijvoorbeeld schrijft dat Pieter de Grauw (1825-1868) 'secretaris-administrateur was van H.K. Hoogheid Prinses Marianne' schrijft Muller in de marge 'Wat hiervan te denken? Lijkt me grandiose humbug, of had hij misschien als ondergeschikte een 'zekere' relatie tot deze zeer beruchte, wellustige dame??'. Diens zoon, ook een Pieter de Grauw (1860-1896) huwde volgens een aanvullende aantekening te Blitar (N.O.I.) in 1887 met Emilie Mathilde Douwes Dekker (1861-1919), dochter van Jan Douwes Dekker en M.L.A.E. Bousquet. Hun zoon Francois Pieter (1888-1953), ongehuwd en 'minderwaardig' was de laatste mannelijke naamdrager van 'onzen tak'. Zijn zuster Josephine H.D. de Grauw (1889-?) huwde in 1914 mr. Gerardus Cornelis Douwes Dekker (1876-1944), zoon van Engel D.D. en Theodora Chr. Heyning. Gertrude H.C. de Grauw (1860-1937), nicht van Francois Pieter en Josephine, huwde in 1885 met dr. H.C. Muller (1855-1927). Het familieboek kwam daardoor in bezit van afstammelingen van deze dr. Muller. Dr. H.C. Muller was bevriend met Multatuli.M11864

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        Traité pratique des maladies du système nerveux

      1881 - VIII-1096 pp., 11 pl., 1 tabl. Montpellier & Paris, C. Coulet & A. Delahaye & E. Lecrosnier, 1881, in-8, VIII-1096 pp, 11 pl, 1 tabl, fort volume demi-veau vert, dos lisse orné de motifs dorés, Deuxième édition, revue et considérablement augmentée. Figures dans le texte dont quelques-unes d'après les dessins de Paul Richer ; 11 planches en lithographie, la plupart en couleur, dont une dépliante et une constituée de 2 photographies originales contrecollées représentant un cas d'hémiatrophie faciale progressive ; 1 tableau dépliant donnant la classification des myélites. Rousseurs. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Portrait of a Lady.

      London: Macmillan and Co., 1881 - 3 volumes, octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spines gilt, rules to front covers black, rear covers in blind, brown coated endpapers. Housed in a custom blue quarter morocco solander box. Ownership signature to title pages. Vol. I neatly rebacked with original spine laid down, vols. II and III joints repaired, tips repaired, hinges cracked but holding, a little minor foxing to contents. A very good set, rare in original cloth and highly desirable thus. First edition in cloth of James's highly acclaimed novel, the first of Connolly's one hundred key books of "the modern movement". Portrait first appeared serially in Macmillan's Magazine and Atlantic Monthly from October 1880. The book followed in November 1881 with a first impression of 750 copies issued in two variant colours of cloth (no priority has been established between the two). Most copies were issued with advertisements dated December 1881 but some, including this copy, have an earlier set dated April 1881, "probably inserted through error or through shortage at the bindery of the more contemporary catalogue" (Edel and Laurence). Edel and Laurence A16(a); Connolly, The Modern Movement 1. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Sunshine And Storm In The East, or Cruises to Cyprus and Constantinople.

      

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        Midden-Sumatra.: Reizen en Onderzoekingen der Sumatra-Expeditie, 1877-1879. 1: Reizen in Midden-Sumatra, 1877-1879. 2: Aardrijkskundige beschrijving van Midden-Sumatra, met Folio Atlas. 3: Volksbeschrijving van Midden-Sumatra. Ethnographische Atlas van Midden-Sumatra, met verklarenden Tekst. De Talen en Letterkunde van Midden-Sumatra. 4: Bijdragen tot de Kennis der Fauna van Midden-Sumatra. (Two parts) Bijdragen tot de Kennis der Flora.

      Leiden E.J. Brill 1881 - A beautifully illustrated complete set of the reports from this important expedition to the Minangkabau territories of Sumatra, covering ethnography, geography, flora and fauna. The ethnographic atlas illustrates clothing, houses, weapons, and every kind of object in daily use on 128 fine lithograph plates. A very good set bound in modern cloth. First edition Four volumes in nine parts, and Atlas volume, pp.2,317, 193 plates, many in colour, 17 large folding maps, text illustrations.

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        Victorian Album of Original Mounted Zany Caricatures Done in Pen-and-Ink, Some Watercolors, with Numerous Miniatures

      1881. Full Morocco. Very Good. A fun house mirror into Victorian society, with over 300 clippings creating a collage of organized chaos on many of the pages. In our view, the arrangement of the imagery augments the irreverent spirit of the caricatures. 4to. 27.5 by 22 cm. Unpaginated, 73 pages of visual content, with all rectos used and some versos, with, by our count, a total of 309 separate mounted pieces with original artwork. Of these, 50 are colored. Not all the mounted illustrations are caricature, but the overwhelming majority are, and the cumulative effect of the album is an exuberant playfulness. The sheer number of caricatures crammed into these pages gives one the sense that a broad swath of Victorian society, bourgeois and noble, has come in for skewering. MPs, operagoers, jockeys, young and old lovers, musicians, minstrel performers, etc. etc. -- no one is spared. The miniatures, although not great in number, pack an outsized wallop, as well as speak the skill of the artist The artwork appears to us to have been done by a single person, a gifted amateur, about whom we know nothing with certainty. The strongest clue about him is a piece that states "School of Medicine Liverpool". Yet only a few of the clips near this appear to be poking fun at doctors and patients. The album is most definitely scrappy, but while this can be meant pejoratively, here the scrappiness of the album contributes to its charm, for the chock-a-block imagery on the page truly acts like a kaleidoscope -- hence, again, the fun house analogy above. Undoubtedly viewers will find similarities to Tenniel, du Maurier, Leech, and we can comfortably assume that "Punch" magazine was not unappreciated by this artist. The dating is based on one entry on the fourth page, "My diary 1881". We would assume that much of the artwork might have been done prior to this, later than this, or both, but the 1881 helps anchor the album, and we would add, much of the dress and styles exhibited in the album would reinforce this dating, loosely-speaking. To return to the question of the amount of color, there is some subjectivity in our categorization. We didn't include as colored pieces with what we thought, given the drawing, was a trivial amount of color. Also, we would note that the pieces were of widely varying size and shape, and there were some larger pieces that read as more than a single work of art, or were within themselves, a montage of sorts. As to the color quotient, when we do a page count assessment, we come up with 15 pages that read as color. Either way, the color quotient falls in the range of 16 to 20 percent, which is in line with our subjective impression leafing through the pages.

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