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        NEW MEXICO TERRITORIAL BUREAU OF IMMIGRATION REPORT AS TO SOCORRO COUNTY

      Socorro, N.M.: Socorro Daily News Office, 1881. [9]pp. Original printed wrappers. Near fine. A scarce and early New Mexico imprint, singing the praises of the west-central New Mexico county and its resources, especially mineral. With brief descriptions of topography, population ("The native population and the immigrants from the States move together hand in hand..."), mineral wealth and general good prospects. "...Socorro County can proudly claim a place in the foremost rank among those portions of the earth on which nature has lavished her great wealth." STREETER SALE 477.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana]
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        Summer Cruising in the South Seas . . . A New Edition, Illustrated by Wallace Mckay

      London: Chatto and Windus, 1881, 1881. First English edition, second printing, of South-Sea Idyls, with the addition of a new preface, afterword and illustrations. Cf. BAL 18980 & Smith, American Travellers Abroad, S-180. Edges a little rubbed; very good copy.. 8vo, original decorated maroon cloth, gilt lettering. Frontis and 11 plates. An uncommon English version of Stoddard's classic about his travels in Hawaii and Tahiti, with illustrations by Wallace Mckay that appalled many ("repulsive and vulgar" - W. D. Howells) with their depiction of frolicking naked maidens. The American edition contained no illustrations. This second printing, seven years after the 1874 first Chatto and Windus edition, contains ten fewer plates, but the maidens have been retained. Stoddard's copy with his signature "Chas Warren Stoddard / His Book / Washington, D.C. / 29 Sept. 92."

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

      Karlsruhe-Leipzig, Verlag von H. Reuther, 1881. 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. 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. - Versand D: 12,00 EUR Dühring, Die Judenfrage als Racen-, Sitten- und Culturfrage. Mit einer weltgeschichtlichen Antwort, Naudh, Nordmann, Die Juden und der Deutsche Staat, Beck, Eine Rechtfertigung der Juden und wahre Lösung der Judenfrage, Fränkel, Das Bekenntniss des Proselyten. Das Unglück der Juden und ihre Emanzipation in Deutschland, Sammelband, Sammelbände

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        Gesamtansicht aus der halben Vogelschau ('Negaunee, Mich. 1881. - Pub. By J.J. Stoner, Madison, Wis. - Beck & Pauli, Lith., Milwaukee, Wis.').

      - getönte Lithographie v. Beck & Pauli in Milwaukee, Wis. b. Joseph John Stoner in Madison, Wis., dat. 1881, 35,5 x 60,5 Nicht bei Deák, Picturing America 1497-1899. - Zeigt eine Gesamtansicht aus der halben Vogelschau von Negaunee in Michigan;im Hintergrund der Lake Teal; im Vordergrund die Eisenbahn Richtung Marquette am Lake Superior. - Unter der Ansicht Bildunterschrift mit Datierung; links und rechts daneben zweispaltige Legende mit Erklärungen von 1. - 24. - Die Vedute an beiden Seitenrändern und am oberen Rand bis zur Einfassungslinie beschnitten.

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        HORAS PLÁCIDAS. COLECCI

      Mahón 1881. Imprenta Miguel Parpal. Ciudadela 1878. Establecimiento Tipografico de Salvador Fábreges. DOS OBRAS en un volumen. Cartoné,lomo piel. La primera obra con texto enmarcado. 343 + 360 pp. 22x15.

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        Le Teinturier Pratique. Journal pour Teinturiers, Imprimeurs, Blanchisseurs, Appréteurs, Filateurs, Droguistes, Fabricants de Papier, etc. Publié le 1er et le 15 de chaque mois. Cinquiéme Année, N° 1, 1er Janvier 1876 - N° 24, 15 Decembre 1876; Sixième Année, N° 1, 1er Janvier 1877 - N° 24, 15 Decembre 1877; Septième Année, N° 1, 1er Janvier 1878 - N° 24, 15 Decembre 1878 - Médaille à l'Exposition universelle 1878; Huitième Année, N° 1, 1 er Janvier 1879 - N° 24, 15 Decembre 1879; Neuvième Année, N° 1, 1er janvier 1880 - N° 24, 15 Decembre 1880; Dixième Année, N° 1, 1er Janvier 18881 - N° 24, 15 decembre 1881.

      Tournai, Lecomte-Bocquet, 1876 - 1881. - 6 Bde. 282 + 2 + 3, 290, 290, 290, 290, 290 S. Priv. Hld. der Zeit. In franz. Sprache. - Einige wenige Farbenbeispiele (Stoff bzw. Fasern) fehlen, Ebd. berieben u. stockfleckig, papierbedingte Oxidation, Lichtschatten, Gbrsp. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Five Great Monarchies of the Ancient Eastern World [together with] The Sixth Great Oriental Monarchy & The Seventh Great Oriental Monarchy.

      Dodd Mead January 1881 - 5 volumes in green cloth binding with gilt text on the spine. Includes all 3 volumes of the Great Monarchies, plus the Sixth Monarchy and the Seventh Monarchy. The Seventh Monarchy is two volumes bound in one volume. This is the second edition. No date on the title page, but the preface is to the Second Edition and dated 1870. Light wear to corners. Top and bottom of the spines are creased. Hinges are good, except the back hinge of the Sixth Monarchy, which is starting to split. Pages tight. No markings. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        In and About Drury Lane and Other Papers Reprinted from the Pages of the 'Temple Bar' Magazine

      Richard Bentley & son, 1881. Two volumes Quarto Extra illustrated full smooth calf mottled in grays, red and lighter brown, spines with green and red gilt lettered spine labels, extra gilt, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers "The republication of papers which have originally appeared in a Magazine frequently requires justification. In the present instance this justification, it is thought, may be found in the special knowledge which Dr. Doran had of all matters pertaining to the stage; in his intimacy with the literature which treats of manners and customs, English and foreign; and in his memory, which retained and retailed a great amount of anecdote, told with a sprightly wit. These volumes, reprinted with one or two exceptions from the pages of the "Temple Bar" Magazine, will, it is believed, be found to contain many good stories, and much information unostentatiously conveyed ..." -from the Prefatory remarks Fine

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        A unique album of photographs reproducing drawings of different views of the famous brewery at Klein-Schwechat, a town just to the south-east of Vienna, entitled (from the upper cover): "Brauerei in Klein-Schechat [sic]. Nach der Natur gezeichnet und Seiner Hochwohlgeborn Herrn August Deiglmaier [sic] Dankbar Gewidmet von Georg Wieninger 1881." 21 photographs (seven double-page) mounted on thick board. Oblong 4to (320 x 220 mm.), an ornately designed morocco binding with nine sunken panels on both covers, decorated & lettered in gilt & blind, spine decorated in gilt & blind, a.e.g.

      [Klein-Schwechat: 1881]. An elaborate album of photographs of drawings of the celebrated brewery at Klein-Schwechat, founded in 1632, and today one of the leading breweries of Austria, producing a lager, a light smooth premium beer called Hopfenperle, and a super-premium called Steffl. The album was prepared for the renowned Viennese brewer August Deiglmayer (1827-83), who was at that time, managing director of the brewery and one of the great innovators of 19th century brewing. Deiglmayer spent much of his professional career at the Klein-Schwechat brewery. The drawings were executed at the request of Georg Wieninger (1832-87), scion of the Schärding family of brewers. Reproduced here in photographs, the drawings depict a number of the imperial-style buildings of the brewery, set around a series of courtyards, which today still more resembles a grand country estate more than a brewery. The first plate consists of a calligraphic title "Erinnerung an Klein-Schwechat" in a hop-vine border. Each has a caption in manuscript. In fine condition. Preserved in the original box. ❧ Jackson, The New World Guide to Beer, pp. 192-93.

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        ARTISTI LOMBARDI A ROMA NEI SECOLI XV, XVI E XVII STUDI E RICERCHE NEGLI ARCHIVI ROMANI

      HOEPLI, MILANO 1881 - ITALIANO Opera composta da due volumi, entrambi con coperte editoriali morbide, scolorite ai bordi, con usura ai bordi e con strappetti al dorso, traccia di umidità al dorso del vol. 1, pagine brunite causa tempo e con lieve fioritura, alcune parti intonse, legatura lenta

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        Die wunderbare Schlittenfahrt. Zeichnungen von Signe Aspelin. Verse von Lucy Malden.

      Quer-4. o. Pag. [11 Bll.] OHlwd. Bibliographisch nicht nachweisbares Kinderbuch. - Fachmännisch restauriert, mit Bleistift-Graffitti bespieltes Expl., berieben, fleckig, fingerfleckig, fl. rückw. V. fehlt, Gbrsp. - Signe Aspelin, (1881 - 1961), war eine schwedische Textildesignerin und Kinderbuchillustratorin. Bekannt sind auch ihre zahlreichen Postkarten, die größtenteils Axel Eliassons veröffentlichte.

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        LE MONDE PHYSIQUE [CT IN 5 FINE VOLS]

      Paris: Hachette Et Cie. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1881- 1885. Hardcover. Color Illustrations; DETAILS: 113 plates, including 31 chromolithographs; 2042 text illustrations. [4], xxxii, 872; [4], 668, [12]; [4], 1007, [1]; [4], 772; [4], 1024 pages, including half-titles. 5 volumes. 4to, 266x187 mm, publisher's red morocco-backed cloth elaborately blocked in gold and black, white textured paper endleaves; scattered foxing, generally not affecting plates. COMMENT: This is one of the most striking sets I have ever seen with it's vivid coloration and rich 22kt gold gilding to the text edges. Definitely an eye-catcher. THE AUTHOR: Amédée Guillemin (born July 5, 1826 in Pierre-de-Bresse, France, d. 1893 Pierre-de-Bresse, France) was a French science writer and a journalist. Guillemin started his studies at Beaune college before taking his final degree in Paris. From 1850 to 1860[1] he taught mathematics in a private school while writing articles for the Liberal press criticizing the Second French Empire. In 1860, he moved to Chambéry where he became a junior deputy editor of the weekly political magazine La Savoie. After the annexation of Savoy by the French empire, he returned to Paris where he became the science editor of l'Avenir national (The Nation's Future). Guillemin presently started writing books of physics and astronomy which became very popular. He wrote "The Sky" which was translated into many languages. His major work, "The Physical World", consisted of five large volumes. His publisher, Hachette, encouraged him to write a series of booklets about astronomy and physics under the title "Small popular encyclopaedia", a scientifically sound but accessible collection about sciences and their applications. French astronomer Jacques Crovisier from the Observatoire de Paris suggests he may have been a source of inspiration for Jules Verne's 1865 novel, From the Earth to the Moon. Note these volumes are unmarked. From the collection GUTZWILLER ASTRONOMY &SCIENCE BOOKS. ; 16 .

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        THE POEMS AND STORIES OF FITZ-JAMES O'BRIEN. Collected and Edited, with a Sketch of the Author, by William Winter

      Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, 1881.. Octavo, pp. [1-2: blank] [i-v] vi-viii [ix] x-xi [xii-xv] xvi-xxviii [xxix-xxxi] xxxii-lxii [1-3] 4-485 [486: blank] [487-488: blank leaf excised or pasted under rear endpaper], flyleaf at front, inserted frontispiece (portrait of the author) with tissue guard, three additional inserted plates, one with tissue guard, inserted facsimile, other illustrations in the text, original decorated dark blue cloth, front and rear panels ruled in blind, spine panel stamped in gold and ruled in blind, brown coated endpapers. First edition. The author's posthumously published only book, collecting material first published in periodicals in the late 1850s and early 1860s. 994 copies of the 1530 printed were bound and the remaining sheets were junked three years after publication. O'Brien (1828-1862) was an important contributor to the type of fantasy tale exemplified by Poe and Bierce. His finest and best known story, "The Diamond Lens," is included in this collection. O'Brien's "importance rests on a handful of brilliantly original sf tales, which were influential not only on subsequent sf but also on the development of the short-story genre." - Clute and Nicholls (eds), The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction (1993), p. [884]. Anatomy of Wonder (1976) 1-33, 1-34 and 1-35; (1981) 1-132; (1987) 1-72; (1995) 1-72; and (2004) II-825. Ashley, Who's Who in Horror and Fantasy Fiction, p. 140. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 2-134. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 1246. Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Early Years 1699. Clareson, The Emergence of American Science Fiction: 1880-1915, pp. 39-42. Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 304. Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature IV, pp. 1657-61. Survey of Science Fiction Literature IV, pp. 1944-47. Suvin, Victorian Science Fiction in the UK, p. 33. Bleiler (1978), p. 149. Reginald 10892. BAL 15183. Lower corners bumped, spine panel a bit dull, mild shelf wear to spine ends, some rubbing along outer joints, top edge of pages dusty, a very good copy. (#156115)

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        Etudes sur l'aspect physique de la planète Jupiter. Première partie: Description des dessins exécutés à Louvain pendant l'opposition de 1881-1882, à l'aide de la lunette de Secrétan, et observations de la tache rouge. And: Deuxième partie: Observations faites à Louvain à la lunette de Secrétan de 1882 à 1885. Présentées à la Classe des sciences dans la séance du 10 janvier 1885 and resp. du 5 novembre 1887

      (Bruxelles, F. Hayez, 1885-1888), 1881. 2 vols. Large 4to (29x23 cm). Blind wrappers. Première partie: 64 pp and 4 lithographs in colours by G. Severijns after drawings of Terby; Deuxième partie: 46,(ii:blank) pp. and 5 lithographs in colour by G. Severijns after drawings of Terby (the first lithograph of each part with light-brown spots due to the protecting paper; a few other spots in places). - From "Memoires couronnés et Memoires des savants étrangers, publiés par l'Académie Royale... de Belgique, Tome XLVII, 1885 and Tome XLIX ,1888. - Good set

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        The five [-seven] great monarchies of the eastern world; or the history, geography, and antiquities of Chaldea, Assyria, Babylon, Media, and Persia. Collected and illustrated from ancient and modern sources

      New York: Dodd, Mead, & Co, 1881. 3 volumes, 8vo, 4 folding maps (1 handcolored in outline), and 657 illus. in texts throughout; accompanied by: Rawlinson, The Sixth Great Oriental Monarchy, or the Geography, History and Antiquities of Parthia..., N.Y., n.d., colored lithograph frontispiece, folding map hand colored in outline, and 30 illus. in text; accompanied by: Rawlinson, The Seventh Great Oriental Monarchy or the Geography, History, and Antiquities of the Sassanian or New Persian Empire, 2 volumes, N.Y., 1882, color lithograph frontis, folding map handcolored in outline, 18 plates, and 76 illus. in text; together 6 volumes, all uniformly bound in contemporary and probably original half brown pebble-grain morocco over marbled boards; minor scuffing but generally a very good, sound set.

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        The poetical works of John Milton printed from the original editions with a life of the author by A. Chalmers M.A. F.S.A. With twelve illustrations by R. Westall R.A.

      London, Bickers and Son, 1881, - lg. in-8vo, tipped-in original photogr. (portrait of the poet, after an old engraving) + XXXIX (+1) + 699 p. + 11 tipped-in orig. photogr. on plates, (schoolprize for) hw.: Edith Reunison Christmas 1886, full red box-leather (Bickers & Son, London), joint starting (weak), spine richly gilt, first bookcover with gilt stamp of the ?girls public school - Gateshead high school? with devise ?knowledge is now no more a fountain sealed?, edges gilt, FOREDGE color painting with the ?Portrait of John Milton? with his attributes. Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A unique album of photographs reproducing drawings of different views of the famous brewery at Klein-Schwechat, a town just to the south-east of Vienna, entitled (from the upper cover): "Brauerei in Klein-Schechat [sic]. Nach der Natur gezeichnet und Seiner Hochwohlgeborn Herrn August Deiglmaier [sic] Dankbar Gewidmet von Georg Wieninger 1881." 21 photographs (seven double-page) mounted on thick board. Oblong 4to (320 x 220 mm.), an ornately designed morocco binding with nine sunken panels on both covers, decorated & lettered in gilt & blind, spine decorated in gilt & blind, a.e.g.

      - [Klein-Schwechat: 1881]. An elaborate album of photographs of drawings of the celebrated brewery at Klein-Schwechat, founded in 1632, and today one of the leading breweries of Austria, producing a lager, a light smooth premium beer called Hopfenperle, and a super-premium called Steffl. The album was prepared for the renowned Viennese brewer August Deiglmayer (1827-83), who was at that time, managing director of the brewery and one of the great innovators of 19th century brewing. Deiglmayer spent much of his professional career at the Klein-Schwechat brewery. The drawings were executed at the request of Georg Wieninger (1832-87), scion of the Schärding family of brewers. Reproduced here in photographs, the drawings depict a number of the imperial-style buildings of the brewery, set around a series of courtyards, which today still more resembles a grand country estate more than a brewery. The first plate consists of a calligraphic title "Erinnerung an Klein-Schwechat" in a hop-vine border. Each has a caption in manuscript. In fine condition. Preserved in the original box. ? Jackson, The New World Guide to Beer, pp. 192-93.

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        Cram's Railroad and Township Map of Arizona

      1881. (ARIZONA) CRAM, George F. Cram's Rail Road and Township Map of Arizona. Chicago: George F. Cram, 1881. 16mo, original printed stiff card boards, pp. 5; folding lithographic map measures approximately 18 by 21 inches. $3800.An exceptionally fine hand-colored map of Arizona.Founded in 1869, the firm of George F. Cram was well known for their railway maps and atlases. This map is from the “Rail Road and Township Pocket Maps” series. Includes county and city population information. One small closed tear at fold. Original booklet fine. Scarce in this condition.

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        Vom Nil Tagebuchblätter während des Aufenthalts in Egypten im Winter 1890/91. Als Manuscript gedruckt

      Mit 35 Lichtdrucktafeln nach eigenen photographischen Aufnahmen, zahlr. Textabb. u. 1 farblithogr. Faltkarte, 2 Bll., 163 Seiten, 24x30, grünes farbig illustriertes O Ln mit reicher Goldprägung und Voll-Rotschnitt, AUßERGEWÖHNLICH GUT ERHALTENES UND FRISCHES EXEMPLAR DIESES SEHR SELTENEN TITELS, lediglich das Titelblatt mit mimimalen Fleckchen, Reisebericht über eine mehrmonatige Reise der auf den Spuren der Pharaonen von Victoria, Kronprinzessin von Schweden und Norwegen, Prinzessin von Baden. Viktoria, genannt Vicky, wurde als zweites Kind von Großherzog Friedrich I. von Baden und seiner Gattin Luise, der Tochter des späteren Kaisers Wilhelm I., in Karlsruhe geboren. Sie heiratete 1881 den Kronprinzen Gustav von Schweden und Norwegen, der 1907 als Gustav V. König von Schweden wurde. Sie entwickelte ein Interesse für Archäologie, ließ Ausgrabungen durchführen und begann mit dem Sammeln ägyptischer Altertümer, die sie mit weiteren Stiftungen später dem Ägyptologischen Institut der Universität Uppsala schenkte. 1895 erhielt das Institut von der königlichen Familie die Erlaubnis, in Anerkennung dieser Schenkungen seine Sammlungen unter dem Namen Victoriamuseet för egyptiska fornsaker (Victoria Museum für ägyptische Altertümer) zu führen, unter dem das Museum bis heute als ständige Sammlung des Museum Gustavianum an der Universität Uppsala firmiert.

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        Une mélodie de Schumann.

      - Lithographie 1881, signiert. 29:23,3 cm. Literatur: Hédiard 32, I 8vonII).- Einer von 7 oder 8 Probedrucken vor dem Namen des Druckers Lemercier. Breitrandiger Abdruck auf Kupferdruckpapier. Bis auf einen schwachen Lichtrand und vereinzelte schwache Stockfleckchen von ausgezeichneter Erhaltung. Provenienz: Sammlung A. Beurdeley, Paris (Lugt 421).

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        China Sea. Gulf of Siam. China Sea. Gulf of Siam.

      Published at the Admiralty, 1st. April, 1881, 1922. Large corrections to 23rd Dec. 1923. Small corrections to 1932., London, - Admiralty chart of the Gulf of Thailand Engraved chart, including tidal information, compass roses, soundings, seabed notations, currents, sandbanks, shoals, lighthouses and beacons picked out in yellow and red, with inland elevations. Detailed chart of the Gulf of Thailand.The British Hydrographic Office was founded in 1795 by George III, who appointed Alexander Dalrymple as the first Hydrographer to the Admiralty. The first charts were produced in 1800. Unlike the U. S. Coast Survey the Hydrographic Office was given permission to sell charts to the public and they produced a great number of sea charts covering every corner of the globe. Most of the Admiralty charts produced by the Hydrographic Office delineated coastline as well as high and low water marks and record depth of water as established by soundings. In addition these charts included information on shoals, reefs, and other navigational hazards that plagued mariners across the world. Thanks to the innovations of Sir Francis Beaufort, who developed the Beaufort Scale of wind strength, the British Hydrographic Office became one of the leading producers of sea charts. In fact, such was their accuracy that the phrase 'Safe as an Admiralty Chart' was coined. 1070 by 710mm. (42.25 by 28 inches).

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        NEZ PERCE JOSEPH AN ACCOUNT OF HIS ANCESTORS, HIS LANDS, HIS CONFEDERATES, HIS ENEMIES, HIS MURDERS, HIS WAR, HIS PURSUIT AND CAPTURE

      Boston: Lee and Shepard Publishers, 1881., 1881. First edition. First edition. 8vo. Dark green, blind stamped cloth, titles stamped in gold gilt on the spine, xii [2], 274 pp., frontispiece [portraits of Chief Joseph and Brig. General Howard], frontispieces separated by tissue, signatures of Chief Joseph and Gen. Howard in facsimile, preface, two maps, [one folding map at end of text]. Both Chief Joseph and General Howard were noteworthy men. Howard was a distinguished commander during the Civil War, and led troops at First Bull Run, Fair Oaks, where he received a wound that led to the amputation of his right arm. Eventually he arrived in Washington, D.C. where he worked to make his own church racially integrated, and helped to found an all-black college, named Howard University in his honor. Chief Joseph was more a spiritual leader than military leader, but it was his military campaign that brought him lasting fame. The Nez Perce War was fought in a masterful way by the Indians as they retreated from the advancing U.S. Army. The outcome was never in doubt as the Nez Perce were outnumbered ten to one, and after three months the Nez Perce surrendered and were shipped to Oklahoma. In 1885 they were allowed to return to Idaho, but Chief Joseph was separated from his people and kept in Washington state where he died in 1904. He never gave up speaking of the injustices done to his people. His famous speech of surrender his still often quoted and ends with the sentence, "From where the sun now stands I will fight no more forever." Front and rear endpapers replaced, covers bright and lightly rubbed at the extremities, else a solid, clean very good copy.

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        MANUSCRIT : Chambre des Comptes de Dijon. Volumes 1-3 : Notice de la Chambre des Comtes de Dijon, 1763. Armorial de la Chambre des Comtes. / Volume 4 : Génuit et finances des charges du Parlement de Bourgogne. Extrait de Palliot. [.]

      - 4 volumes in-4 carrés, 1072 (pagination continue pour les 3 premiers volumes) et 336-164 pp., reliure du XIXe demi-chagrin. Imposant manuscrit du XVIIIe siècle de la Notice de la Chambre des Comptes de Dijon (en partie inédit, vol. 1 : Histoire, vol. 2-3 : Généalogies) et de l'Armorial de la Chambre des Comptes (publié par d'Arbaumont en 1881) par le père Gautier, et du Génuit des charges du Parlement de Bourgogne, extrait du Parlement de Bourgogne de Palliot (publié par Palliot en 1649) complété pour la première partie jusqu'en 1749 et jusqu'en 1789 pour la seconde (ajouts vraisemblablement inédits). * Voir : Ms 781-(464) de la Bibliothèque municipale de Dijon : Notice de la Chambre des Comptes de Dijon, mss. qui compte seulement 328-(34) pp. et "renferme une copie de la première partie non publiée de l'Armorial de la Chambre des comptes". Voir aussi le compte-rendu de l'Armorial par Anatole de Barthélémy, in : Bibliothèque de Ecole des Chartres, 1882, tome 43, p. 99. * Voir photographie(s) / See picture(s). *** Membre du SLAM et de la LILA / ILAB Member. La librairie est ouverte du mardi au samedi de 14h à 19h. Si vous souhaitez passer à la librairie pour un livre, merci de nous prévenir au préalable, l'ensemble du stock visible en ligne n'étant pas immédiatement consultable. *** Langue : Français

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        Sommernachmittag. Blatt 4 der Folge Vier Landschaften, Opus VII, 1883.

      - Radierung und Aquatinta, 1881. 36,2:52,9 cm. Singer 126, VI (von VI), 3. Ausgabe. – Brillanter, gratiger Abdruck. Auf gelblichem englischem Kupferdruckpapier. Im breiten Rand leicht stockfleckig. Der Maler, Bildhauer und Radierer Max Klinger wird am 18.2.1857 in Leipzig geboren. Er studiert in bei Karl Gussow in Karlsruhe und an der Berliner Akademie. 1879 ist er im Atelier von Emile Wauters in Brüssel tätig. Ab 1888 reist Max Klinger wiederholt nach Italien. 1892 ist er Mitbegründer der Berliner Künstlergruppe "XI". Ab 1893 lebt er in Leipzig. 1894 wird er Mitglied der Berliner Akademie, ab 1897 ist er als Professor an der Leipziger Akademie der Grafischen Künste tätig. Ab 1903 hat er auch einen Wohnsitz in Großjena. Beim neu gegründeten Deutschen Künstlerbund ist Max Klinger Vizepräsident neben Max Liebermann, Fritz von Uhde und Harry Graf Kessler. 1906 wird er Vorsitzender des neuen Villa-Romana-Vereins für das Atelierhaus in Florenz. Ein Grundcharakteristikum der Kunst von Max Klinger ist der Symbolismus mit antik-mythologischen und christlichen Bezügen und Inhalten. Zu seinen malerischen Hauptwerken zählen "Kreuzigung" (1890), "Christus im Olymp" (1897), "Die griechische Geisteswelt" (1909 für Leipzig als Aulagemälde der Universität, zerstört). In seinem bildhauerischen Werk orientiert sich Klinger an der neu entdeckten griechischen Polychromie und er verwendet farbige Steine, so bei "Die neue Salome" (1893) und "Kassandra" (1886-1895). Als sein Hauptwerk gilt hier die monumentale Statue des sitzenden "Beethoven" (1886-1902, Leipzig, Neues Gewandhaus). Den bedeutsamsten Teil des künstlerischen Werks von Max Klinger stellt sein grafisches Werk dar. Es zählt zu den besten Leistungen der deutschen Grafik der Neuzeit, sowohl was das Technische, Künstlerische und Narrative angeht. Max Klinger setzt die Technik der Radierung und der Aquatinta in jeder Hinsicht meisterhaft ein und entwickelt sie weiter. Es entsteht ein umfangreiches Werk von Radierfolgen. Max Klinger stirbt am 4.7.1920 in Großjena bei Naumburg.

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        The First of May, A Fairy Masque; Presented in a Series of 52 Designs

      - London: Henry Sotheran & Co., 1881. Oblong huge folio, images measure 9 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches on mounts measuring 17 x 24 inches. Some wear and darkening to the edges and margins of the mounts; foxing in the margins of some mounts, prints are clean and bright. Library blind-stamp in margins, titled and numbered on each verso. Original printed cover retained, sheets loose. First Edition, no. 66 of 300 sets of India paper proofs signed by Walter Crane. Crane did his drawings, layout and lettering in pencil, and Goupil & Co. of Paris did the photo-engraving and printing. Dedicated to Charles Darwin. A scarce set complete and in decent condition; usually found cut down and rebound. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        Das Buch von der schönen Stadt Salzburg. Geschichte - Landschaften - Bauten - Kunst. (= Schöne Städte und Landschaften).

      4. 4 Bll., 159(1) S. Im Text m. zahlr. gedruckten Steinzeichnungen sowie faksimilierten Stichen aus dem Salzburg der Mozart-Zeit, 10 (dav. 6 farb.) Originallithographien v. Luigi KASIMIR u. Tanna KASIMIR-HOERNES auf Tafeln sowie (in beiliegender Mappe) eine Extra-Suite der 10 Orig.-Lithographien auf Japan, jedes Blatt unter Passepartout u. v. L. Kasimir (7) bzw. T. Kasimir-Hoernes (3) eigenhändig signiert. Signierter Orig.-Kalbslederbd. (E. Beringers Nachf., Wien) auf 5 Bünden m. Tit. (auf mont. Papierschi.) u. kl. Klischees auf Rü. sowie schlichter Deckel-Bordüre u. -Vign. in Goldpräg. u. Kopfgoldschnitt. Mit der separaten Mappe in grünem Karton-Schuber m. mont. Titelschild. Schuber berieben und lichtrandig. Vorsätze tlw. etw. vergilbt die Graphiken frisch und fleckenfrei. Eines (Nr. 22) von 150 römisch num. Exemplaren auf Japanbütten der einmalig in 500 Ex. erschienenen Vorzugsausgabe, im Druckvermerk von Verfasser u. Künstler signiert u. mit einer Extra-Suite der 10 Originallithographien in separater Mappe. Die Orig.-Lithographien m. Ansichten u.a. von St. Peter, der Collegienkirche u. Hohensalzburg. Unser Ex. ohne die zusätzliche, von L. Kasimir signierte Original-Radierung. - Luigi Kasimir (1881-1962) entwickelte eine völlig neue Technik der Farbradierung, welche die handkolorierten Schwarz-weiß-Radierungen des 19. Jahrhunderts ablöste. Er war einer der profiliertesten und produktivsten Graphiker Österreichs, und gilt heute noch als der bedeutendste Schöpfer von Stadtveduten des 20. Jahrhunderts. (vgl. dazu Thieme/Becker XIX, 582 f.).

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        Untersuchungen über die Localisation der Functionen in der Grosshirnrinde des Menschen. Mit Unterstützungen der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Wien herausgegeben. Mit 25 Tafeln.

      Wien, Braumüller, 1881. VII + 3 n.n. + 180 S. + 25 Tafeln + 42 S. OBrosch. EA. Mit den 25 z. gr. Teil doppelblättrigen Tafeln. Mit eighd. Widm. a. T. - Seiten unaufgeschnitten, leicht angestaubt, etw. stockfleckig, leichte Gbrsp. - Exner[-Ewarten], (1846 - 1926), studierte seit 1865 Medizin an den Universitäten Wien und Heidelberg, wandte sich als Schüler von Ernst Wilhelm von Brücke und Hermann Helmholtz der Physiologie zu und wurde 1870 promoviert. Im folgenden Jahr habilitierte sich Exner-Ewarten in Wien und wurde 1874 zum a.o.Prof. ernannt. 1891-1917 lehrte er als o.Prof. der Physiologie und Nachfolger Brückes in Wien. Exner-Ewarten arbeitete vor allem über Sinnes- und Nervenphysiologie. Er regte die Konstruktion von Apparaten und Unterrichtsmodellen an, darunter das Bogengangmodell, das Otolithenmodell sowie das Laryngometer. Er initiierte die Gründung eines Phonogrammarchivs und erbaute einen Apparat zur Aufnahme von Sprache und Musik. Zu seinen Werken zählen Untersuchungen über eine Lokalisation der Funktionen in der Großhirnrinde des Menschen (1881) und Entwurf zu einer physiologischen Erklärung der psychischen Erscheinungen (1894). (DBE) Versand D: 7,00 EUR Biologie; Medizin; Widmungsexemplare

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        Judaïca ¿ Juif] ¿¿¿ ¿¿¿¿ - La Vallée des Pleurs, chronique des souffrances d¿Israël depuis sa dispersion jusqu¿à nos jours [1575].

      - Paris, chez le traducteur [Julien Sée], 1881. Grand in-8, LXII-262p. Première édition en français de cette chronique parue en 1575 dans sa version définitive. Il y eut en fait 4 versions entre 1558 et 1575, aboutissant à cette dernière, que Julien Sée traduit donc ici pour la première fois. Cette chronique est même une chronologie du martyre juif, qui était lue dans nombre de communautés à Emek Habakhah. Provenance intéressante : l¿ouvrage est dédicacé par Sée au capitaine Weil. Il s¿agit de Maurice Weil, le fameux capitaine qu¿on accusa, au moment de l¿affaire Dreyfus, d¿être le complice d¿Esterhazy. Reliure demi-basane, dos lisse, filets dorés. Petits défauts, papier un peu jauni comme toujours sur ce type d¿édition. Ouvrage très rare et important dans le Judaïsme, unique traduction en français, qui ne sera réimprimée qu¿en 1980 (vraisemblablement à l¿identique). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        HISTORY OF NEVADA WITH ILLUSTRATIONS AND BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF ITS PROMINENT MEN AND PIONEERS

      Oakland, CA: Thompson & West, 1881. 680 pages of text. Original gilt-lettered and decorated spine and gilt-stamped cloth covers; moderately worn. Contains 116 engraved plates and numerous in-text illustrations. Howes A273. Paher, Nevada Bibliography #17: "This is the first statewide history of Nevada. This classic work is the most used and quoted history of any ever issued on the state. It is likely to remain forever the all time Nevada book, for nothing issued since compares to its exhaustive coverage...There is very little worth knowing about Nevada before 1881 that cannot be found in this book." Minor soiling and edgewear to the endpapers. The text is clean and unmarked. First edition.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good- condition. Quarto (4to).

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        Omaggio a Pinocchio nel Centenario (1881-1883 1981 - 1983). Trenta scene eseguite e commentate da Vinicio Berti

      Firenze, 1981, 1881. In folio, cartella edit. in tutta tela grezza ill. a col. da Vinicio Berti. Es. a tiratura limitata a 1000 copie (il nostro es. è il n. 400 impreziosito da disegno a pennarello raffigurante Mangiafuoco all'interno della cartella e dalla firma dell'artista in ogni litografia). L'opera è composta da 30 litografie a colori (ognuna mm.460x325), tutte firmate dall'artista + 30 carte contenenti il testo, riadattato, scritto dallo stesso Berti. Ottimo.

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        Sahara und Sudan : Ergebnisse sechsjähriger Reisen in Afrika.- Zweiter Theil (Einzelband Band 2)

      Berlin, Weidmann, P. Parey 1881. XXIV, 790 S., mit 4 farbigen Karten und Schrifttafeln brauner Kaliko - Einband, Lw. goldgeprägter Deckel und Rücken, Exemplar in gutem Erhaltungszustand Es handelt sich um den ersten von 2 Bänden (der zweite erschien 1881), die nach Nachtigals Tod schließlich 1889 noch um einen dritten, aus dem Nachlaß herausgegebenen Band ergänzt wurden. Afrika Versand D: 4,50 EUR Erd- und Völkerkunde, Reisen, Geschichte, Kulturgeschichte, Volkskunde, Reise / alte Reisebeschreibungen / Weltreisen /, Afrika / alte Reisebeschreibung / Afrikanistik / Völkerkunde / Afrikanische Geschichte / Ethnologie

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        Dictionnaire encyclopÈdique et biographique de l'industrie et des arts industriels

      Librairie des dictionnaires, 1881. 9 1029+944+1198+1087+984+960+964+1138+1392 pp. Demi reliure chagrin. Plats en percaline. Tranches jaspÈes. De 1881 pour le 1er tome ‡ 1891 pour le tome 9 (supplÈment). Les reliures sont parfois frottÈes. Le mors supÈrieur du tome 1 est fendu. Le tome 5 est ab

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        My Journey to Medinah: Describing a Pilgrimage to Medinah performed by the Author disguised as a Mohammedan.

      London: Tinsley Bros., 1881 - Octavo. Original mid-blue sand-grained cloth with title gilt to spine, and gilt device to the front board, decorative frieze in black running across top and tail of boards and spine, floral-patterned endpapers in sanguine. Just a little rubbed, mild string notch to the top edges of the boards. An excellent copy. First edition. The son of a Yorkshire clergyman, Keane ran away to sea at 12, spending some time on a collier brig. "By the age of 18 he had acquired a second mate's certificate. He claimed to have become a certified officer in the P&O line and between 1873 and 1877 to have taken voyages to the Black Sea, the Arctic and China, and to have worked on a sugar plantation in British Guiana" (Howgego). In 1877 he presented himself to the British Consul at Jiddah, and informed him of his intention to visit Mecca. This he did under the name of Haj Mohammed Khan, "wandering the streets quite freely in a bright white tunic and a huge turban". However, after a number of close calls he proceeded to Medina, spending "ten days in the city itself", subsequently returning Britain "to write up his journey, told in such an entertaining style that it amply compensates for the author's lack of conventional scholarly attainments". Howgego IV, K4; Macro 1346. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Symbolic Logic.

      London: Macmillan & Co., , 1881. Octavo. Original red cloth, triple-rule blindstamp border to boards, spine ruled and lettered gilt, coated endpapers. Ownership inscription "J. R. Johnson" to half title, bookseller's ticket to front pastedown. Figures and illustrations in the text. The slightest hint of rubbing to joints and spine ends; a crisp, clean copy in excellent condition. First edition of the work containing Venn's celebrated "diagrams", a visual tool for representing logical and mathematical classes. Symbolic Logic was written as an attempt to expand and clarify Boolean algebra. In discussing his own logical diagrams, Venn reviews the techniques of Leibniz and Euler. For a detailed discussion of Venn diagrams, see DSB XIII, 612.

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        The First of May, A Fairy Masque; Presented in a Series of 52 Designs.

      Oblong huge folio. London: Henry Sotheran & Co., 1881. Oblong huge folio, images measure 9 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches on mounts measuring 17 x 24 inches. Some wear and darkening to the edges and margins of the mounts; foxing in the margins of some mounts, prints are clean and bright. Library blind-stamp in margins, titled and numbered on each verso. Original printed cover retained, sheets loose. First Edition, no. 66 of 300 sets of India paper proofs signed by Walter Crane. Crane did his drawings, layout and lettering in pencil, and Goupil & Co. of Paris did the photo-engraving and printing. Dedicated to Charles Darwin. A scarce set complete and in decent condition; usually found cut down and rebound.

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        Numa Roumestan

      - Charpentier, Paris 1881, 12x19cm, relié. - Edition su carta corrente. Il legame a bradel metà pecora bronzo indietro con quattro scopi nervi impostato con reti nere, come parte di pecora rossa, piccoli graffi sulle ganasce, piatti di carta marmorizzato, guardie e contreplats carta al serbatoio, un piccolo strappo testa di una tazza, contemporaneo di legame. autografo Precious firmato da Alphonse Daudet Eugene Labiche. Alcuni foxing che colpisce principalmente i margini di alcune foglie. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale sur papier courant. Reliure à la bradel en demi basane bronze, dos à quatre fins nerfs sertis de filets noirs, pièce de titre de basane rouge, petites éraflures sur les mors, plats de papier marbré, gardes et contreplats de papier à la cuve, un petit accroc en tête d'une coupe, reliure de l'époque. Précieux envoi autographe signé d'Alphonse Daudet à Eugène Labiche. Quelques rousseurs affectant principalement les marges de certains feuillets.

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        A PAPER ON THE RESOURCES AND CAPABILITIES OF TEXAS, READ BY COL. WILLIAM W. LANG, BEFORE THE FARMER'S CLUB OF THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE, COOPER UNION, NEW YORK, MARCH 8TH, 1881

      Austin: The South-Western Immigration Company, 1881., 1881. First edition. 8vo. Original decorated wrappers, 61 [1] pp., double column, index. 65.8cm x 60.2 cm finely colored, Map of the Southwest. The map depicts Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, and Indian Territory, showing counties, cities, rivers, railroads, etc. plus insets of statistics. Statistics of Texas include crops, education, school and charity endowments, lands for sale, etc. Similar type statistics appear for both Arkansas and Louisiana. Six Guns 1278 says "Rare." "Part of this paper deals with lawlessness in Texas. Some issues do not include the map." Herd 1305 says "Rare." The company was organized by the railroads to promote immigration to Texas. Printed in double columns and loaded with information and statistics. The rear wrapper denotes that B. G. Duval, Secretary of the company resides in Austin, Texas, and WM. W. Lang, the President, resides in London, England. Covers lightly soiled, internally clean and tight, else a near fine copy housed in a cloth, four-point, clamshell case with a leather label on the spine and titles stamped in gold gilt. The superb map is in fine condition and will be packed and shipped separately.

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        Between the Amazon and Andes or Ten Years of a Lady's Travels in the Pampas, Gran Chaco, Paraguay, and Matto Grosso.

      London: Edward Stanford, 1881. - 8vo., (8 x 5 ½ inches). 2 fine folding engraved maps with original hand-color in outline, engraved frontispiece, 10 engraved plates (slightly toned, occasional spotting). Contemporary half brown morocco, marbled boards, the spine in six compartments with five raised bands, gilt lettered in one, top edge gilt (front free endpaper detached, extremities worn). First edition. The author was the wife of Michael George Mulhall (1836-1900), an Irish-born statistician who established the "Standard" in Buenos Aires, the first paper in English published in South America. He was best known for his "Dictionary of Statistics" (1883). Marion served as his assistant, editor, and proofreader, who ruthlessly corrected his manuscripts before publication. She was a successful author in her own right, publishing several books about the New World, in particular, its native peoples. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Life, Speeches and Public Services of James A Garfield twentieth President of the United States including an account of his

      GEORGE STINSON & CO, PORTLAND, ME 1881 - title cont.Assassination , Lingering Pain, Death, and Burial, with an introduction by Hix Excellencey John D Long, Governor of Massachusetts, 5 ribbed leather spine with gilt lettering, marbled endpages, some browning to pages DATE PUBLISHED: 1881 EDITION: [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Formation of Vegetable Mould, through the Action of Worms, with Observations on their Habits

      London: John Murray,, 1881. With illustrations. Octavo. Original green cloth, spine lettered and decorated in gilt, front and rear boards panelled in blind, dark brown endpapers, edges uncut. With the publisher's advertisements. 15 woodcuts to the text. Ownership inscription to front free endpaper verso, a few neat pencil annotations to contents. Spine ends and corners slightly bumped, very faint marking to front board, endpapers lightly foxed, lower edges of sig. R2 and R8 chipped, overall a bright and excellent copy. First edition, first impression, one of the first 1,000 printed from an edition of 2,000, of Darwin's fastest-selling publication. The last publication prior to his death in 1882, it is the culmination of ten years of intensive research and close observation on the interaction of earthworms with their physical environment and their influence on great earth movements. "It was his leitmotif, explaining vast changes by minute incremental events: mountain uplift, evolving life, and now worms transforming the soil" (ODNB). The first printing was said to be 2,000 copies, but copies of the second thousand are noted as such on the title page; otherwise there are no textual differences. It is likely the first and second thousand were printed simultaneously but bound up with the different title pages.

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        Le Monde où l'on s'ennuie, Comédie en Trois Actes

      Paris: Calmann Lévy, 1881. First edition, No. 18 of 25 copies on Holland paper. 1 vols. 8vo. Cream cloth (slightly soiled), t.e.g., with the original front wrapper bound in. Two bookplates, and with a description from a 1939 auction catalogue tipped to the verso of the front wrapper. First edition, No. 18 of 25 copies on Holland paper. 1 vols. 8vo. One of 25 Copies. Rare issue of the first edition of the author's most succesful comedy, "a lively satire of a world in which 'culture' is an amusement for society women, and political and literary honours depend on skillful wire-pulling˘" - Oxford Companion to French Literature. With an Autograph Note from the author tipped to the flyleaf, inviting "mon chere confrère" to a soirée at which he will find a number of friends, mentioning Dumas and others. Laid in is the Carte-de Visite of the French actor Eugène Garraud of the Comédie Française, who first played the character 'Toulonnier' in the play.

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        Vegetable Mould

      John Murray 1881 - Printing part of the Four thousand, as stated on the title page. Same year as small first printing. Very good in original green cloth. Some light foxing on first few pages, but otherwise very clean. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Symbolic Logic.

      London: Macmillan & Co., 1881 - Octavo. Original red cloth, triple-rule blindstamp border to boards, spine ruled and lettered gilt, coated endpapers. The slightest hint of rubbing to joints and spine ends; a crisp, clean copy in excellent condition. Ownership inscription "J. R. Johnson" to half title, bookseller's ticket to front pastedown. Figures and illustrations in the text. First edition of the work containing Venn's celebrated "diagrams", a visual tool for representing logical and mathematical classes. Symbolic Logic was written as an attempt to expand and clarify Boolean algebra. In discussing his own logical diagrams, Venn reviews the techniques of Leibniz and Euler. For a detailed discussion of Venn diagrams, see DSB XIII, 612. Church, p. 12; Risse II, 108. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        KACHO^ SO^MOKU GAFU Zen

      1881. Good. [BOTANICAL] HASEGAWA Tokutaro^, editor. KACHO^ SO^MOKU GAFU Zen. O^saka, Bunko^do^. Originally published in Meiji 14 [1881], it would appear this version appeared soon thereafter. Original covers and title label. String- bound Japanese-style, fukuro-toji. 25.2 x 16.7 cm. There are 40 pages of well-printed color illustrations of flowers. The covers are worn and a few pages are separated at the fore-edge fold, but good overall. Unusual book. Complete.

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