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        Bulletin de la Sociéte'de l'Industrie minérale. 2e Série: Tome I, 1872 - Tome X, 1881 (and) Atlas 2e Série: Tome I - X . (First 10 vols (10 textvols. & 10 atlasses) of the second series of 15 vols.) .

      Paris, resp. St.Étienne, Dunros, successeur de Victor Dalmont, resp. Au Siège de la Société, 1872-1881. - 20 vols. together: 10 vols. 8vo (22,5x15 cm) Texte, and 10 vols. large 4to (30,5x25 cm). Atlas. All the volumes uniformly bound in contemporary blue half cloth, spines gilt with lines, gilt titles; covers marbled paper. Each text-volume with about 600 till 900 pages, with many folding tables, figs in text and 1 engraved plan. The atlasses are all complete: with together 316 double-page plates on 314 leaves, including large folding plates, 1 in colour. Also including 15 double-page maps (5 in colour, i.a. 'L'Amérique'), of which 6 large folding maps. (i.a.'Ronchamp', 'Le bassin de Brassac'). - Dealing with mining engineering ('Mines de houilles, de fer, de plomb', etc.), mineralogy, metallurgy, geology in general, Industrial constructions, ways of transport, and many specialized subjects. - Light brown spots in places, also affecting the plates. - The 6th vol. in 2 parts: "Première Partie: Compte-Rendu du Congrès de Douai". - With all the plates and maps in the 10 atlasses: lithographs by Lantz. - Added: "Table Analytique des Matières dans les 15 tomes formant la 2e Série, 1887". Orig. wrappers. 68 p. (light brown spots). - 20000g [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Considérations sur l'homéopathie étudiée dans sa philosophie, dans ses principes et dans les faits

      d'1 frontispice, (6), XXXIV Bordeaux, Adrien Boussin, 1881, in-8, d'1 frontispice, (6), XXXIV, 353 et (3) pages, demi-basane verte de l'époque, dos lisse, Première édition, rare. Bon exemplaire, à l'intérieur propre, portant le cachet, annulé, de l'Institut Catholique de Paris.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Alain Brieux]
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        Poems

      London: David Bogue, 1881. First edition, first impression, first issue being one of just 250 copies. Not Set. Octavo. Original cream japon, decoration to boards and titles to spine gilt, top edge gilt the others untrimmed Some mild browning to the Bendleaves, boards a little dusty, gilt a little rubbed but an exceptionally nice example of this notoriously vulnerable publication.

      [Bookseller: Blakeney Griffin Booksellers Ltd]
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        Eine Orientreise. Beschrieben vom Kronprinzen Rudolf von Oesterreich illustrirt nach Original-Zeichnungen von Franz von Pausinger.

      2. 3 Bll., 166 S., 2 Bll. Mit 100 Holzschn. v. F. W. Baader u. 37 ganzseit. Orig.-Radierungen v. J. Klau (inkl. Titelportr.). OLn. Mit reicher Gold- u. Schwarzpräg. Vollgoldschn. Kanten schwach berieb. Durchgeh. leicht stockfl. Exlibris a. d. flieg. Vors. EA. Großformatige Ausgabe des Reiseberichtes von Kronprinz Rudolf über seine Reise nach Ägypten und Palästina mit der Rückreise durch die Türkei und Griechenland, 1881.

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        The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government

      New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1881. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. xxi, 707 (4) pp.; xvii, 808, (4) pp. Complete in two volumes. Original brown leather with gilt stamping. Howes D-120. A Very Good unsophisticated, unrestored set. Leather worn in spots on spines and edges; slight fraying to extremities. Small stains on edges. Internally near fine with all plates and maps present, with tissue guards where applicable; a bit of offsetting here and there; light foxing to prelims and some plates. Sturdy binding. The former President of the Confederate States of America's articulate defense of states' rights (especially the right to practice slavery) and detailed military history of the Civil War. Uncommon unrestored and in decent shape in original bindings.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        La descendance de l'homme et la sélection sexuelle. Traduit par Edmond Barbier... Préface par Carl Vogt

      XXVII-721 pages et [2]-20 Paris, C. Reinwald, 1881, in-8, XXVII-721 pages et [2]-20 pages de catalogue éditeur in fine, percaline verte de l'éditeur, filets à froid sur les plats, fers dorés en tête et en pied du dos [Engel], Troisième édition française de l'un des tous premiers ouvrages parus qui instaure la théorie de l'évolution et modifie la pensée scientifique par rapport aux origines de l'homme. L'oeuvre fut publiée pour la première fois en 1871. L'année d'après, une seconde édition parait en Angleterre corrigée et augmentée par Darwin. En 1881, une nouvelle édition parait traduite par Edmond Barbier d'après la seconde édition anglaise corrigée. Le 24 Octobre 1859, Darwin fait paraitre pour la première fois sa théorie sur la sélection naturelle à travers son ouvrage "De l'origine des espèces". Treize ans plus tard, il publie "La descendance de l'homme" dans lequel il prouve que l'homme est "le descendant modifié d'espèces préexistantes" puis développe la théorie de la sélection sexuelle, facteur également d'évolution des espèces et de différenciation des races humaines. Bon exemplaire. Reliure un peu défraîchie.

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        Handbuch für die Provinz Schlesien

      53. Aufl. Korn, Breslau, 1881. CIII/468/181/312/16 S., original Leinen. (StaV. u. Titel/NaT./Vorsatz u. Titel etwas randfl./leicht bst. u. berieben.) Erste Abteilung: Instanzen-Nachweis der Staats-, Provinzial- und Kommunal-Behörden, der Geistlichkeit, Medicinal-Personen, Unterrichts- und Bildungsanstalten, des größeren ländlichen Grundbesitzes, der öffentlichen Institute und Vereine/Zweite Abteilung: Gerwerbliches Adreß-Buch. Verzeichnis der Handelskammern, Aktiengesellschaften, Handelsfirmen, Berg- und Hüttenwerke, Fabriken und Gasthöfe/Dritte Abteilung: Schlesisches Ortschafts-Verzeichnis. Uebersicht sämtlicher Städte, Flecken, Dörfer und sonstiger Ortschaften in alphabetischer Ordnung

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        IMMENTAL. - Tracht., Marktfrauen im Immenthal. An einer Mauer sitzende junge Frau mit ihren Körben, rechts im Hintergrund Häuserzeile, Marktstand, Herr mit Hut und Kutsche.

      Aquarell von Friedrich Wilhelm Heine, rechts unten monogr., bez. und dat. 2. März 1881, 50,5 x 37,5 cm. Thieme-Becker Bd. XVI, S. 288. - Der Leipziger Maler und Illustrator Fr.W. Heine (1845 - 1921) studierte an der hiesigen Akademie, in Weimar und Dresden. Ab 1884 war er in Amerika und gründete in Milwaukee die "Heine Art School". Er trat besonders mit Schlachten-, Militär- und Jagddarstellungen hervor. Daß er auch "friedliche" Motive meisterhaft beherrschte, zeigt unser Aquarell. In zarten Farbabstufungen ist es mit Schwung und leichter Hand in impressionistischer Manier gemalt. - Rechts oben minimale Fleckchen, sonst wohl erhalten. Alt gerahmt. Aquarell/Zeichnung, Europa, Schweiz

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        New Large Scale Ordnance Map of the British Isles (with Plans of Towns, Copious Letterpress Descriptions, Alphabetical Indexes and Census Tables)

      Published by George W Bacon no date givenc1881, London - , lix, 104 colour double-page engraved plates with titles (maps Reduced from the Ordnance Survey, including Meridian in double border, to 5 British Statute Miles, Parliamentary Divisions, Railways & Stations, canals, gradients, farms), inscription to title page "Mrs Barton", some annotation throughout, Original Edition , wear to covers with slight bowing of boards, spine loosening from interior with split to lower edge of joint, creases to first and last few pages, some leaves loose, tear to plate 40 repaired on reverse with tape, plates clean, good condition , green cloth with gilt titles to upper board, 34.5 x 28.5 cms Hardback ISBN: [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Keoghs Books]
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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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        Chronik der Familie des Besitzers der Gastwirtschaft Gerichtskretscham in Schollwitz, Kreis Bolkenhain, Bezirk Liegnitz und weiterer benachbarter Familien von 1881 - 1947

      Ganzleinen, 893 S., Beschreibung des lo/oondlichen Lebens im Raum Schweidnitz, Waldenburg in Niederschlesien, Die Chronik wurde rckblickend vom Sohn des Gastwirtes von Weihnachten 1881 bis 27.1.1933 bzw. 22.4.1933. Ab 11.05.1947 gibt es aktuelle Nachtro/ooge. Das Buch ist handschriftlich in gut lesbarer Stterlinschrift, teilweise mit mundartlichen Ausdrcken, geschrieben Stempel auf dem Vorsatzblatt, sonst guter Zustand

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        [RUSSIAN TRADE IN NORTH PACIFIC AND TRAVEL TO THE USA] Vokrug svyeta: Sorok shest tysiach verst po moryu i sushe: Putevye vpechatleniya K. Skalkovskogo [i.e. Around the World: Forty-Six Thousand Versts on Land and Sea: Travel Notes by K. Skalkovsky]

      St. Petersburg: Typ. T-vo ''Obshchestvennaya Polza'', 1881. [8], 185 pp. Octavo. With ten woodcut plates. Contemporary Russian brown quarter sheep with marbled paper boards. Private library ink stamps on the title page and p. [5], Soviet bookshops' stamps on the rear pastedown endpaper, binding rubbed on extremities, faint stain on the first few leaves, but overall a very good copy. First edition. Very rare. Interesting original account of the first voyage to the Pacific by the steamer Moskva of the Russian Dobrovolny Flot (Volunteer Fleet) in 1880. The goal of the voyage was to establish trade connections between the Black Sea ports and the Far East - China, Japan, and the Primorskaya region of the Russian Empire with the centre in Vladivostok. The author of the book was one of only two passengers of Moskva Konstantin Skalkovsky (1843-1906) - Russian mining engineer, writer, journalist and traveller. He travelled on special assignment of the Ministry of Finance to survey Russian trade in the Pacific. The steamer went from Odessa to Vladivostok via Suez Canal, the Malacca Strait, Singapore, and Xiamen; after having stayed in Vladivostok Skalkovsky visited Nanjing, Hankou, Shanghai, Nagasaki, Kobe, Kioto, Osaka, Yokohama, and Tokyo. From Japan he travelled across the Pacific Ocean to San Francisco on board the SS City of Peking, took a train to New York and returned to Europe on the steamer France. The notes initially published in St. Petersburg newspapers vividly describe the voyage - Singapore trade and Chinese markets, life in Vladivostok, Russian trade in China, Yangtze River, Russian tea factory in China, Japanese tea houses, railways, industrial exhibition in Kyoto, European colony in Yokohama, Japanese navy, and others. Skalkovsky writes about the rules and way of life on board the City of Peking, its passengers, the celebration of the 4th of July; special chapter is dedicated to San Francisco, talking about the economic crisis in the United States, local millionaires, president elections, women races, the ''Alaska Company'' - the heir of the Russian American Company (the headquarters in San Francisco, main articles of hunting and trade, the conditions of life of native Alaskans), the economic crisis in British Columbia with the decline of gold extracting, vodka smuggling by the Americans to the natives of the Russian shores of the Pacific, et al. Overall an interesting account of trade and commerce in China, Japan and North Pacific. ''Dobroflot or Dobrovolny Flot (meaning «Voluntary Fleet») was a state-controlled ship transport association established in the Russian Empire in 1878 funded from voluntary contributions collected by subscription (hence the name). Also known as Russian Volunteer Fleet, Dobroflot was founded in wake of the Russo-Turkish War (1877-78), with the intent of providing Russia with a fleet of fast armed merchantmen. Throughout its existence Dobroflot provided invaluable services for both the government and the economic development of Russia - particularly the Russian Far East, with Dobroflot established the first regular maritime link between Vladivostok and European Russia'' (Wikipedia).

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        HISTORY Of SANTA CLARA COUNTY, CALIFORNIA; Including Its Geography, Geology, Topography, Climatography and Description, ......

      San Francisco: Alley, Bowen & Co., Publishers, 1881. xvi, [17] - 798 pp. Illustrated. 8vo. Some edgewear. Very Good....

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        THE CITY THAT A COW KICKED OVER

      Des Moines: A.H. Andrews & Co., 1881., 1881. First edition. First edition. 9 1/4" x 6 ½" in pictorial wrapper showing an illustration of a cow kicking over a lantern and "Mrs. O'Leary" on the ground with her stool topple over beside her. Title and border in gilt. 22 pp. including wrappers. Illustrations by Chas. Copeland and printed in muted gold or orange. "On the evening of October 8, 1871, a fire consumed the O'Leary family's barn at 137 DeKoven Street. Due to a high wind and dry conditions it spread to burn a large percentage of the city, an event known as the Great Chicago Fire. After the Great Fire, Chicago Tribune reporter Michael Ahern published a report that the fire had started when a cow kicked over a lantern while it was being milked. The woman was not named, but Catherine O'Leary was soon identified, as the fire had begun in her barn. Illustrations and caricatures soon appeared depicting Mrs. O'Leary with the cow." In 1893 the reporter Michael Ahern retracted the "cow-and-lantern" story, admitting it was fabricated, but even his confession was unable to put the legend to rest. Although the O'Learys were never officially charged with starting the fire, the story became so ingrained in local lore that Chicago's city council officially exonerated them ... and the cow ... in 1997. This books begins with a picture of the shore of Lake Michigan. â??This is the City.â? The next picture is one of panic, as cows and an assortment of men and children dash through the street. â??This is the Fire That burned the City.â? This is followed by a simple household utensil. â??This is the Lamp that started the Fire that burned the City.â? Then, "This is the Cow, forlorn and weary, That kicked the Lamp, that started the Fire that Burned the City.â? â??This is the famous Mrs. Oâ??Leary, Who milked the Cow, forlorn and weary, That Kicked the Lamp, That started the Fire that Burned the City.......â? At the center is a double-page illustration showing a city in flames, with an inset showing an imp swinging on an alarm bell. The story goes on to note the gifts that poured in for the homeless and finishes with an illustration of the shore of Lake Michigan, where bustling docks show things are back to normal and with a final verse that begins, â??This is Chicago! Mark her well!â? Heavily soiled, edges chipped, front wrapper, title page, and last page loose. Missing rear wrapper. Good.

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        BROWN UNIVERSITY. Class of '81. [Cover title]

      [Providence, RI] 1881 - 27 leaves of stiff-stock mounting board. Album contains 200+ original albumen photographs. Folio. 16-1/2" x 12-1/2" A hefty class photo album of Brown University students and faculty, many of whom have been identified in pencil below their image by a prior owner. The most notable graduate that year was Charles Evans Hughes, who would later become Governor of New York, U.S. Secretary of State, and the 11th Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. William Llewellyn Phillips, the former owner of the album, was graduated with a BA in 1881, after which he became a clerk at the Providence Steam and Gas Pipe Company, and a purchasing agent at General Fire Extinguisher Company, also in Providence. Phillips was a member of Delta Upsilon fraternity. Front board professionally reattached. A VG+ album. 3/4 brown leather album with gilt stamped title lettering to front board. Bevelled edges. AEG. Marbled eps [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        John Wisden's Cricketers' Almanack for 1881 - 1881 Original Paperback Wisden with Facsimile Spine

      1881. Hi, This lot is an Original 1881 Wisden Paperback with facsimile spine. This is in Good to Very good condition, overall this is a very nice book, the things to note is that there is some foxing inthe book but it is not off putting, there are also cover touch ups to the edges and a new facsimile spine added. The covers are clean with name to the front cover in ink, other than the foxing internally it is very nice and tightly bound.

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        Der deutsch-französische Krieg 1870-71 1.-5. Band

      Ernst Siegfried Mittler und Sohn Berlin 1874-1881 - 5 Bände und 3 Mappen mit Kartenmaterial: Erster Theil: Geschichte des Krieges bis zum Sturz des Kaiserreiches: Band 1: Vom Beginn der Feindseligkeiten bis Gravelotte; Band 2: Von Gravelotte bis zum Sturz des Kaiserreichs; Zweiter Theil: Geschichtes des Krieges gegen die Republik: erster Band 1 (3. Band): Von der Einschließung von Paris bis zur Wiederbesetzung von Orleans; Zweiter Band (4. Band): Die Ereignisse im Norden Frankreichs von Ende November, im Nordwesten von Anfang Dezember und die Belagerung von Paris von Anfang Dezember bis zum Waffenstillstande. Die Operationen im Südosten von Mitte November bis Mitte Januar; Dritter (5. Band): Die Ereignisse im Südosten Frankreichs von Mitte Januar bis zur Beendigung der Feindseligkeiten. Rückwärtige Verbindungen. Der Waffenstillstand. Rückmarsch und Okkupation. Drei Kassetten mit vollständigem Kartenmaterial, 17,5 x 25 cm deutliche Gebrauchsspuren am Band 1 und 2 (Rücken teilweise abgelöst), Rücken von Mappe 1 gelöst, alle anderen Bände und Mappen in guter Erhaltung mit leichten Gebrauchsspuren, Adreßeintrag auf der Titelseite vom Band 4, Karten in guter Erhaltung, einige wenige mit kleinen Einrissen de 1500+374+1541+1134 + Kartenmaterial S. 15000 g

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        Los Caprichos

      Madrid, Real Academia de San Fernando 1881 - Fifth edition.Complete set of 80 etchings portraits by Goya with burnished aquatint drypoint and engraving . Oblong quarto.23,7 x 33,2 cms.printed on wove paper. The fifth edition is recognized because is bound by the top edge with spine of green cloth. original cream pasteboards with Goya self portrait on  the front. Internally in good condition; it has been expertly washed to remove the acidity of the plates.Pasteboards scuffed at corners. Ref: Delteil  38-117 Harris 36-115. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        PINOCCHIO - FIRST APPEARANCE IN GIORNALE PER I BAMBINI

      COLLODI,CARLO. [PINOCCHIO] LA STORIA DI UN BURATTINO. Offered here are all of the original issues of the Italian children's magazine GIORNALE PER I BAMBINI in which the story of Pinocchio first appeared in serialized form from 1881-1883. The magazines are 4to, pictorial wraps with a few issues having some minor restoration otherwise generally in VG condition housed in a red cloth folder made from an original cloth cover of an old bound set of the magazines. As an adult, Collodi (born in 1836 Carlo Lorenzini began using the name Collodi in honor of his mother's home town) was an avid spender and gambler who was always involved with writing for adults. It wasn't until the late 1870's that he turned to writing for children with an attempt to translate Perrault's Mother Goose. This was followed in the 1870's by a popular series of moralistic stories about a boy named Giannettino. When the Giornale Per I Bambini was conceived as Italy's FIRST CHILDREN'S MAGAZINE, the first issue of July 7, 1881 contained the FIRST INSTALLMENT OF PINOCCHIO which was then called La Storia Di Un Burattino. It was immediately met with much enthusiasm, especially because it was the first Italian children's story to veer away from pure moralism (although there was a moral to the story, the fantasy was the main appeal). Despite its popularity, Collodi reportedly had to be coaxed to continue it and this explains its intermitent appearance in installments over two years. It was renamed Le Avventure di Pinocchio in 1882 and the final installemnt appeared in 1883. After this, the first edition in book form was published in Florence in 1883. However, there are textual changes and illustrations in the magazine edition that did not appear in the book. A complete set of the magazine appearances of this beloved classic is rare.

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        Feuille des jeunes naturalistes.

      Paris, 1881/1897. A. XII/XXVII, n. 133/324, sette volumi, Ogni volume di c.a 250 pag. con tav. anche a col. Rilegato, come il precedente lotto, in sei vol. 8vo m.tela coeva verde, un po stinta.

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

      Oakland: Thompson & West, 1881. - 680pp. plus 116 lithographic plates. Small, thick folio. Modern buckram, spine gilt, leather label. Near fine. "This classic work is the most used and quoted history of any ever issued of 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 first statewide Nevada history" - Paher. Besides the historical and biographical material, a wealth of lithographic plates depict all sorts of mining, agricultural, and domestic scenes throughout the state. HOWES A273, "b." PAHER NEVADA 27. ADAMS SIX- GUNS 58. GRAFF 64. FLAKE 175.

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        Loire-Inférieure. Saint-Nazaire, son histoire, les découvertes du bassin de Penhouët, le Portus brivates des romains

      (188 - 46 pages, 7 planches dont 2 Nantes, Imprimerie Vincent Forest et Emile Grimaud, (1881), in-8, 46 pages, 7 planches dont 2 dépliantes et 2 cartes en couleurs, maroquin rouge, dos à faux nerfs et fleuronné, triple filet et dentelle en encadrement des plats, dentelle intérieure, doublures et gardes de moire rouge, tranches dorées [A. Barbier, Nantes], Figures dans le texte, dessinées par Th. Busnel d'après photographies de l'auteur. Ouvrage du nantais Georges Bastard (1851-1914), historien et publiciste, fondateur de la "Gazette illustrée", relatant l'histoire et le développement de Saint-Nazaire : l'auteur a dédicacé son travail à Ferdinand de Lesseps. Splendide reliure d'époque signée. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        1881 First Edition Telugu Language Bible - Rev. E. Unangst - Presentation Bible

      First edition. Beautifully bound at The Foster Press, Madras, India. Madras is the capital city of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu (Madras, today, is also known as Chennai i). Located at the Coromandel Coast off the Bay of Bengal, it is a major commercial, cultural, economic and education center in South India. It is also known today as the "Cultural Capital of South India"/ There is a tiny contemporary 1881 pastedown in the bottom left corner of the back right endpaper: "Bound at the Foster Press, Madras."Translated into the Telugu Language. Madras; for the Madras Auxiliary Bible Society, 1881. Bound in custom full black calf with gilt presentation stamped to front covers.Unusual translation of the Bible into the Telugu language. Presented in custom binding to Rev. E. Unangst in 1882. Front cover stamped with message in gilt: "To the Rev. E. Unangst, D.D., on His 25th Year in India, From Those For Whom He Has Labored, Guntoor, 1st April 1888." Erias Unangst (1823-1903) was a Doctor of Divinity, Lutheran Minister, born in Easton, Pennsylvania, graduated from Pennsylvania College in Gettysburg. He worked 36 years as a missionary to Guntoor, India. Died in Hollidaysburg, PA. Rev. Unangst was fluent in Greek, Hebrew, and Telugu and worked on a thorough revision of The Holy Bible in Telugu.Erias Unangst, A Gettysburg College Graduate - Ordained and married in 1857, he depart for India with Adam Long. He remained there until 1871, when he returned to the United State briefly. He was awarded an honory doctorate (D.D.) at Wittenberg College in 1878, and remained in India until 1895. Sources clearly indicate that Unangst's thirty five years in India were well spent. He served alongside Adam Long for several years, but when Long left for Europe or passed away, Unangst was left in charge of all four stations in the Telugu region: Guntur, Palnad, Rajahmundry, and Samulcotta.Perhaps the most important work that Erias Unangst completed during his time in India was translation of the New Testament that was thereafter used in the mission field. He also composed various tracts and hymns, which he then translated into Telugu. This type of communication with the natives would certainly have been invaluable to the missionaries, allowing them to convert even greater numbers if Indians. In 1895, Unangst left India for the last time after 35 years of service there. Behind him, he left a legacy that may be considered unrivaled.

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        Das Erdbeben in Agram am 9. November 1880. [The Earthquake in Zagreb On November 9, 1880.]

      [Ivan Standl], [Zagreb] 1881 - Photographic album with 25 original, vintage black and white photographs, mounted on cardboard leaves. Each leaf bears Standl's embossed seal, the images otherwise unlabelled. In original leather binding with gilt ruling at edges. Spine gilt with raised bands. Front panel with ornate metal corner pieces, bimetal title plaque, clasp. Edges gilt. Moire endpapers. Contemporary album with 25 photographic images showing the destruction of the 1880 Zagreb earthquake. A 6.3 magnitude earthquake struck Zagreb on November 9, 1880. Although only one person was killed, the earthquake barely left any building in the city undamaged. The Department of Physics and Natural Sciences of Yugoslav Academy of Sciences and Arts commissioned Ivan Standl to document the destruction of the catastrophe. Ivan Standl (1832-1897) was a Czech-born pioneer professional photographer in Zagreb, known mostly for his documentary work of the natural and cultural heritage of Croatia as the author of the first Croatian photobook, "Fotografijske slike iz Dalmacije, Hrvatske i Slavonije" (Photographic images from Dalmatia, Croatia and Slavonia; 1870), and for documenting the aftermath of the 1880 Zagreb earthquake. What makes his work unique, is that Standl was focusing on the scientific characteristics of the disaster. With his images, especially those of peripheral urban sites, he demonstrated the force of the earthquake and also showed the direction of the impact, unlike other photographers (Otto Dasch, Hinko Krapek, Gjuro Varga, Hermann Fickert) whose images were to illustrate magazines or newspaper articles, and showed exclusively important historical buildings and sites of the city. The size of the photos is identical (19.4 x 13.7 cm), and all were horizontally positioned, except for the interior of St Catherine's Church, the church in Stenjevec and the Zagreb Synagogue (no. 5., 7., 15. in this album), which were shown in the vertical format. These photos are also known as the first photographic representation of architectural interiors in the history of Croatian photography, and according to contemporary newspaper reports during photo sessions the indoors were illuminated by electrical or magnesium lights. An important piece in history of photography. A very early example of earthquake photographs, the second in Europe after Naples in 1865. [Bibl.: Damjanovi?, Dragan: Photo Albums of the 1880 Zagreb Earthquake. In: VisibileInvisibile. Percepire la città tra descrizioni e omissioni. Catania: Schrimm, 2014. pp. 1833-1845.]. Binding slightly rubbed. Light foxing on the cardboard leaves throughout, no effect on the images. Images clean and sharp. Overall in fine condition. In original leather binding with gilt ruling at edges. Spine gilt with raised bands. Front panel with ornate metal corner pieces, bimetal title plaque, clasp. Edges gilt. Moire endpapers Photographic album with 25 original, vintage black and white photographs, mounted on cardboard leaves. Each leaf bears Standl's embossed seal, the images otherwise unlabelled. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Illustrated Book of the Dog With an Appendix on Canine Medicine and Surgery by W Gordon Staples.

      Cassell, London 1881 - Pp. viii, 664. 28 chromolithographed plates, 1 plate repaired. Illustrations. Original morocco, gilt. A very good copy in original binding. Size: 4to [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Common Law, First Edition, Boston, 1881.

      1881. First Edition of The Common Law in a Handsome Clamshell Box Holmes, Oliver Wendell, Jr. [1841-1935]. The Common Law. Boston: Little, Brown, And Company, 1881. [i]-xvi, 422 pp. Octavo (8" x 5-1/4"). Original maroon pebbled cloth, blind double frames to boards, gilt title to spine, triple gilt rules at spine ends. Light rubbing to boards, early repairs (?) to a few tiny scuffs on rear board, moderate rubbing to extremities with some wear to spine ends and corners, which are bumped, front hinge partially cracked. Light toning to text, finger smudges to a few leaves. Book housed in recent quarter morocco clamshell box with marbled boards, gilt edged raised bands and gilt title to spine. An appealing copy in a handsome box. * First edition, presumed first issue (two-line printer statement at foot of the title page, verso, reading "University Press:/ John Wilson and Son, Cambridge and a one-line statement to foot of p. 422 reading "University Press: John Wilson & Son, Cambridge"). As Friedman points out, "The Common Law was easily the most distinguished book on law by an American published between 1850 and 1900." In contrast to earlier Anglo-American jurists, and the reigning positivist ethos of the nineteenth century, Holmes proposed that the law was not a science founded on abstract principles but a body of practices that responded to particular situations. This functionalist interpretation led to his radical conclusion that law was not discovered, but invented. This radical theme is announced at the beginning of Lecture I: "The life of the law has not been logic: it has been experience" (1). Winfield observes that Holmes's "brilliant exposition, as effective on English scholarship and legal thinking as on American, of the true nature of law both as a development from the past and an organism of the present, blew fresh air into lawyer's minds encrusted with Blackstone and Kent." It went on to become a decisive influence on sociological jurisprudence, legal realism and the general development of Anglo-American law in the twentieth century. Luttrell, "Oliver Wendell Holmes and The Common Law," Meyer Boswell Books, Inc., Rare and Unusual Law Books, Catalogue Fourteen 2. Friedman, A History of American Law 544. Winfield, Chief Sources of English

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        Thrilling Adventures of William Callender, A Union Spy

      Des Moines: Mills & Co. Printers, 1881. First Edition. Wraps. Good. 8vo. 116pp. Stitched wraps. Color illustrated front wrap with title. Rear wrap missing. Darkening and light soil to front wrap. Small chip upper right corner front wrap. Paper spine chipped. Interior contents in good condition. Scarce. Not in Broadfoot; Dornbusch Ia 73.

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        PANORAMA OF HISTORY

      Published A.H.Walker 1881.Important panorama en chromolithographie dépliant mesurant 6,60m x 0,70m protégé de sa reliure de l'époque; il nous présente un panorama de l'histoire du monde de l'age de la pierre à 1881. La reliure ,demi basane havane à coins,est très frottée . L'ensemble reste en état correct.

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        Kulturgeschichtliches Bilderbuch aus drei Jahrhunderten.

      Hirth, Georg (Hrsg.). Kulturgeschichtliches Bilderbuch aus drei Jahrhunderten. 6 in 11 Bdn. 2. Aufl. Leipzig u. München, Hirth, o. J. [um 1881-1890]. Fol. XX S., 389 S. XIX S., S. 391-564 S. 565-767 XII S., S. 769-965 S. 966-1159 [1] Bl. XVI S., S. 1161-1344 S. 1345-1539, [1] Bl. XI S., S. 1541-1715 S. 1716-1919, [1] Bl. XI S., S. 1921-2095 S. 2096-2303. Mit über 3500 Abb. Sehr schöne grüne HKalbsLdr.-Bde. d. Z. auf 5 Bünden mit goldgepr. Rückentiteln u. Supralibros (Emanuel Stickelberg). Gutes Expl. mit Lesebändchen.

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        Sherman on His Saddle – His One "Honest Relic" of the March to the Sea

      Washington, D.C. 1881 - Autograph Letter Signed, to Colonel Herbert E. Hill. Washington, D.C., December 6, 1881. 4 pp., 5 x 7 3/4 in. On "Headquarters Army of the United States" stationery. Laid onto a larger sheet of paper. "Yesterday the Hon. S. B Bowman called . asking the loan of "the sword or sabre I wore" during the famous March to the Sea . I explained to Mr Bowman that the truth was I did not have a sword or sabre during that march, nor at any time after I succeeded General Grant in the command of the Western Armies at Nashville March 1864." Complete TranscriptHeadquarters Army of the United States, Washington, D.C. Dec 6 1881Col. Herbert E. Hill Atlantic Avenue Boston Mass.My dear sir, Yesterday the Hon. S. B Bowman called with your letter of Novr 29, asking the loan of "the sword or sabre I wore" during the famous March to the Sea for exhibition at the Fair in the interest of a Soldiers Home to be held at Boston December 7, inst &c &c. I explained to Mr Bowman that the truth was I did not have a sword or sabre during that march, nor at any time after I succeeded General Grant in the command of the Western Armies at Nashville March 1864. The only honest Relic I possess of that march is my saddle, a Grimsley, which I value for its real goodness. I use it now when I have occasion to mount a horse Still for the purpose you name, to please "several thousand old soldiers" I have sent it to you by Adams & Co Express, and hereby certify that I actually used that saddle during the war from about July 1862 till the end. I rode that identical saddle from Corinth Miss to Chattanooga, to Atlanta, and to Washington. I have several swords here dress swords never used in war, and I also possess in some old chest at St Louis swords worn by me as Col, Brig Gen and Maj Genl, but I reiterate that I did not wear any sword at all during the march to the sea, only occasionally an old black belt, long since thrown or given away.When you are done with my saddle, please send it back to me No 817, 15th St. Washington DC, as I have confidence in this saddle and propose to use it as long as I am able to ride. Wishing you all success in your laudable & noble enterpriseYour friend and Servant W.T. ShermanHistorical BackgroundThornton Grimsley of St. Louis, Missouri, manufactured saddles from the early 1830s. In 1846, he received a government contract to manufacture saddles for the mounted forces of the United States, and his pattern was officially adopted by the army in 1847. Although it appeared similar to its predecessor, the Ringgold, the Grimsley saddle's tree was lighter and covered in rawhide and the seat was stuffed with deer hair under the quilting. It had a high pommel and cantle. The United States cavalry and officers of all branches used the Grimsley saddle until the adoption of the 1859 McClellan saddle. However, officers of both the United States and Confederate forces still rode Grimsley saddles throughout the Civil War.Most likely, the saddle to which Sherman refers is the one donated to the United States National Museum in 1919 by his family. From the Smithsonian Institution, Report on the Progress and Condition of the United States National Museum for the Year Ending June 30, 1919 (GPO, 1920): "From Miss Mary E Thackera [presumably granddaughter], Mrs. Eleanor Sherman Thackara Cauldwell [daughter], through Mr. P. T. Sherman [son, Philmon Tecumseh], New York City, were received as a gift, a saddle, bridle, pair of holsters, and blanket roll, owned by Gen. William T. Sherman, United States Army, during and subsequent to the Civil War."William T. Sherman (1820-1891), a West Point graduate and Mexican War veteran, served as a corps commander under General Grant in successful campaigns down the Mississippi and in Tennessee. He then took command of the western armies when Grant was reassigned to the Virginia theatre. He was both recognized and criticized for his tactics of "scorched earth" and "total war," . (See website for full description)

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        The Common Law

      Little, Brown & Company (Printed at the University Press), Boston 1881 - First Edition. xvi, 422 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Fine Copy of Perhaps the Most Famous American Law Book. Attractive copy of the first book by the famed educator, attorney, jurist and Associate Justice of The Supreme Court, 1902-1932. This book, published when Holmes was 40, was based on a series of lectures he gave at the Lowell Institute in Boston, prior to his joining the faculty at Harvard. "The Common Law", it has been stated by authority Richard Adamiak, "may be the most famous of all American Law books" Grolier One-Hundred, 84; Marke 911; Winfield, Chief Sources, 38; HLC I:945 Original brown cloth. Signed on ffep Thomas J. Lynch, with the bookplate of carol and William Simon [Attributes: First Edition]

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        UNCLE REMUS HIS SONGS AND HIS SAYINGS THE FOLK-LORE OF THE OLD PLANTATION

      New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1881. Pictorial medium blue cloth, stamped in gilt and black. Frontis, plates and illustrations by F. Church and James Moser. Two collector's bookplates on front pastedown, some modest darkening to the spine, some scattered light dust spotting to the cloth, one signature starting very slightly; a very good copy in tanned and sunned cloth slipcase and chemise. First edition, BAL's state (likely printing) 1, of the author's first book, with 'presumptive' on the last line of p.9 and 'A Treatise on the Practice of Medicine' on the ad page [233] rather than quotes from reviews of this title. "A photographic reproduction of negro folk-lore, in accurate dialect ...The instant success of this first Uncle Remus caused the greatest flood of dialect literature the country had known..." - Grolier Hundred. BAL 7100. GROLIER AMERICAN HUNDRED 83. PETER PARLEY TO PENROD, p.56.

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        Les Vacances du lundi. Tableaux de montagnes.

      Charpentier, Paris 1881 - In-12 (186 x 135 mm) de 2 ff.n.ch., 314 pp.ch., 1 f.n.ch.; broché, couverture jaune imprimée. Clouzot, p. 130. Édition originale. Les Vosges, Plombières et ses environs, La fête des vignerons à Vevey, Le Mont Blanc, Le mont Cervin, etc. Un des 50 exemplaires en grand papier, imprimé sur Hollande (n°12), broché tel que paru, à grands témoins. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Directory of the City of Perth Amboy, 1881-2

      Perth Amboy (1881-2): Arthur Y. Hubbell. First Edition. Hard Cover. 12mo. 95 pages, 1 page of List of Societies at rear; original green pebble-grained cloth, stamped in blind and gilt, yellow coated endpapers. A complete copy, binding loose, loss at spine ends, some fore-edges chipped, not affecting text.

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        Die Leiden eines Chinesen in China.

      Wien (Hartleben), 1881. Gr. 8°. 221 (1) S. mit 52 Illustrationen. OLn. mit reicher Gold- und Schwarzprägung sowie Farbschnitt. sehr schönes Ex. = Bekannte und unbekannte Welten, Bd. 32. dt. EA. Prachtausgabe. Fromm 26376. Versand D: 6,00 EUR

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        Le Naturalisme au théâtre. Les Théories et les Exemples.

      EDITION ORIGINALE tirée à 10 exemplaires numérotés sur papier de Hollande. Celui-ci N°8. (Contrôlé)Paris, G. Charpentier 1881 - 408 pages. Fausse mention de deuxième édition sur la couverture. Ex-libris.Belle reliure demi veau vert olive à la bradel. Dos lisse avec titre, auteur et date en pied dorés. Dos lisse, témoins conservés. Couverture jaune conservée. Pas de rousseur. Parfait état. Format in-12°(19x13).

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        Eigenhändiger Brief m.U. "Fest[ung] Niederschönenfeld (Bayern) 10. August [19]22. 2 S. 4.

      8. Programmatischer, inhaltsreicher Brief aus dem Gefängnis an seinen "Kameraden", den französischen Anarchisten, Übersetzer und Gewerkschafter Alzir Hella (1881-1953), der, selbst an Hafterfahrungen reich, im Mai des Jahres in l'Humanité unter dem Titel 'Lettres Allemandes. Poèmes de la Prison' ausführlich über Toller (und seine 'Gedichte der Gefangenen') berichtet hatte. " ... ... die Zeitungen werden Ihnen berichtet haben, daß die Amnestie keine allgemeine war, daß wir hier auch ferner in diesem vergitterten Haus bleiben. Daß es so kam, hat seinen Grund in politischen Machtkonstellationen, die mir die Zensur nicht erlauben würde zu erörtern. - - Seis drum! 'wir stehen frei.' [Selbstzitat aus 'Gedichte der Gefangenen'] Die Haft findet ihre Grenzen an der Macht innerer Freiheit, an der Kraft der Überzeugung für eine gute Sache zu kämpfen, am Glauben an den Sozialismus. - In einigen Sätzen will ich versuchen Ihnen zu sagen, was der Inhalt meines künstlerischen Wollens ist: Der Bühne fehlen die Dramen des neuen Volkes. Denn ein neues Volk ist zu geistigem Bewußtsein erwacht, das werktätige Volk, das Proletariat. Nicht seine Sache wird auf der Bühne verhandelt. Nicht seiner Tragik, nicht seiner Freude, nicht seinen Festen, nicht seinen Ideen - nicht seinem bunten Leben geben die Werke Antlitz [...] S i c h will es auf seiner Bühne (der Volksbühne, der Arbeiterbühne) erleben, s i c h in seiner Not, s i c h in seinen hohen Träumen. S e i n e heldischen Gestalten will es erleben, s e i n e leidgekrümmten Brüder, s e i n e prometheischen Menschen, die das Chaos des Lebens bezwingend und übermächtigend, das Banner neuer menschheitlicher Ideen kämpfend in Händen hielten und kämpfend siegten oder unterlagen. Der proletarischen Kunst also gehört meine Schaffenskraft. Ich wünschte gestalten zu können, was ich schaue, ich wünschte in der Reihe jener zu stehen, die den werktätigen Völkern der Erde Dramen geben, vor denen die Hörer zu sich sprechen: 'Um D i c h geht es hier. Deine Tat wird gefordert.' - Werden diese 'Notizen' Sie befriedigen? Sie möchten Ihnen mehr sagen, als es erläuternde Noten zu den 'Maschinenstürmern' tun könnten. Indessen: fragen Sie mich, ich werde Ihnen antworten. Haben Sie einer Aufführung in Berlin beiwohnen können? Ich werde Ihnen die Druckbogen der korrigierten zweiten Auflage schicken, ich wünschte, daß diese Fassung, die an einigen Stellen wesentliche Umformungen erfahren hat, Ihrer Besprechung zugrunde liegt ...". - Die Generalamnestie der deutschen Reichsregierung für politische Häftlinge, eben in Kraft getreten, wurde in Bayern ignoriert. 'Die Maschinenstürmer' waren am 30. Juni im Berliner 'Großen Schauspielhaus' unter der Regie von Karlheinz Martin (Ausstattung John Heartfield, Musik von Thomas Manns Schwager Klaus Pringsheim) uraufgeführt worden. Alzir Hella hat durch seine straffende Übertragungen den anhaltend großen Erfolg von Stefan Zweig in Frankreich zu verantworten und auch, von Zweig vermittelt, Remarques 'Im Westen nichts Neues' übersetzt (siehe 'Lettres de St. Zweig'. Aus der Sammlung Gehrer Ploetzeneder, Wien 2016). Mit kleinem Stempel 'Kontrolle' - getönte Faltspur (oben mit kleinem Fleck).

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        BALLADS ABOUT AUTHORS

      D. Lothrop Company, Boston 1881 - Illustrations by Edmund H. Garrett. Boston: D. Lothrop Company, 1887. First edition. Tipped-in on a prefatory blank leaf is a three-page holographic poem ("Pope's Mother at Twickenham") by Spofford, signed by her below the final stanza. This poem first appeared in the August 1891 issue of Wide Awake. A collection of poetic homages to Oliver Goldsmith, Samuel Johnson, John Milton, William Shakespeare, and others by the New England writer best known for her gothic romances, which were set apart by luxuriant descriptions and an unconventional handling of female stereotypes of the era. Her reputation began when the Atlantic Monthly published "In the Cellar" (February 1859), a tale of Parisian life. Published anonymously, her first novel, Sir Rohan's Ghost (1860), in the tradition of Poe, is the story of a man who tries to kill his mistress and is later plagued by her daughter, with whom he falls in love. The many works that followed often featured female leads and attracted the attention of Harriet Beecher Stowe, Rose Terry Cooke, Mary Wilkins Freeman, and William Dean Howells, among others. When asked whether she read Spofford's work, Emily Dickinson responded, "I read Miss Prescott's 'Circumstance,' but it followed me in the dark, so I avoided her." Later, following her marriage to the poet Richard S. Spofford, Jr., she expanded her repertoire to include poetry, essays, and travel writing. Some of her many literary friendships in New England are recalled in A Little Book of Friends (1916). Octavo. Original brown cloth binding, with decorative gilt and green stamping. The spine is darkened just a touch, with some wear to the corners and tips; else very good. BAL 18486. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        La maison Tellier

      1881. Victor Havard, Paris 1881, 14x19,5cm, relié. - Victor Havard, Paris 1881, 14x19,5cm, relié. - Prima edizione, uno dei 25 ex su Holland solo le grandi carte con 2 Cina. Giansenista vincolante in pieno marocchino rosso, dorso con quattro nervi, che incornicia un filo d'oro su contreplats Marocco tan, guardie di seta moiré tan, bordi dorati, coperte e colonna vertebrale conservato, tracce minime di attrito senza gravità sugli angoli inferiori elegante vincolante siglato Georges Crette. Invia l'autore, il nome del dedicatario è stato eliminato. Bella copia, con tutti i margini, il capolavoro di Guy de Maupassant ben consolidata in un raddoppiato vincolante Georges Crette. [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 25 ex sur Hollande, seuls grands papiers avec 2 Chine.Reliure janséniste en plein maroquin rouge, dos à quatre nerfs, encadrement d'un filet doré sur les contreplats de maroquin havane, gardes de soie moirée havane, tranches dorées, couvertures et dos conservés, infimes traces de frottements sans aucune gravité sur les coins inférieurs, élégante reliure signée de Georges Cretté.Envoi de l'auteur, le nom du dédicataire a été biffé.Bel exemplaire, à toutes marges, du chef-d'oeuvre de Guy de Maupassant parfaitement établi dans une reliure doublée de Georges Cretté.

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

      Oakland: Thompson & West, 1881. 680pp. plus 116 lithographic plates. Small, thick folio. Modern buckram, spine gilt, leather label. Near fine. "This classic work is the most used and quoted history of any ever issued of 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 first statewide Nevada history" - Paher. Besides the historical and biographical material, a wealth of lithographic plates depict all sorts of mining, agricultural, and domestic scenes throughout the state. HOWES A273, "b." PAHER NEVADA 27. ADAMS SIX-GUNS 58. GRAFF 64. FLAKE 175.

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        Fernand Leger. Ausstellungskatalog Städtisches Museum Leverkusen.

      Heft Tadellos Farbig illustriertes Heft, nicht paginiert, ca. 70 Seiten (mit Werken, Gemälden, Gouachen, Zeichnungen und Keramiken), zahlreiche S/W-Abbildungen, Biographie des Künstlers, hinzugefügt eine vom Künstler entworfene doppelseitige Karte, insgesamt tadellos. --- Fernand Léger (1881-1955), französischer Maler, Bildhauer, Grafiker, Keramiker und Filmregisseur, gehörte unter anderem zu den Kubisten. --- Un mince catalogue d'une exposition de Fernand Léger à Leverkusen (Allemagne) en 1955 accompagné d'une carte double en couleur, excellent état, rare! 19,5 x 29,5 Cm. 0,15 Kg. +++ Stichwörter: Kubismus Katalog Ausstellungskatalog

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        Die Parabel von den drei Ringen.

      Standort: LitVit 18 x 13 cm. Dunkelgrüner Lederband der Zeit auf 4 unechten Bünden, mit goldgeprägter Deckelvignette, Stehkanten- und Filetenvergoldung sowie Kopfgoldschnitt. Das Leder weist kleine Abriebspuren auf. Im Original-Pappschuber. Dieser ist leicht bestoßen. 13 Bll. Mit reichem Bildschmuck von Josef Sattler. Sauberes, wohlerhaltenes Exemplar. Als 2. Nibelungendruck in Schwarz und Blau bei Julius Klinkhardt in Leipzig in einer einmaligen Auflage von 265 Exemplaren gedruckt (Rodenberg 444,2). Das vorliegende Werk trägt die Nummer 28. Es enthält den Text der von G.E. Lessing korrigierten und von Carl Robert Lessing (1881) herausgegebenen Ausgabe von 1779. Der Bildschmuck und die Druckanordnung sind von J. Sattler. Der Handeinband wurde von Otto Dorfner in Weimar hergestellt.

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        Orang-Utan".

      - Kohle, 24 x 29 cm, Signaturstempel. (Ludwig Heinrich Jungnickel, Wunsiedel/Franken 1881 – 1965 Wien)

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