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        A History of Champagne, with notes on The Other Sparkling Wines of France

      London: Vizetelly & Co, 1882. Hardcover. Very Good -. Contains bookplate and written name/date of previous owner John B. Stanchfield, lawyer and NY Democratic gubernatorial candidate in 1900. Other minor markings on endleaves, but text has no writing or markings. Frontispiece protected by tissue paper. Edges of pages tanned from age. Interior hinges cracked. Green cloth covers have gilt lettering and decorations on front board and spine. All edges gilt. Head of spine chipped, starting at hinges. Boards and corners rubbed, edges fraying. This is an attractive volume inside and out. Full refund if not satisfied.

      [Bookseller: Shelley and Son Books]
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        The Formation of Vegetable Mould, Through the Action of Worms with Observations on Their Habits

      London: John Murray, 1882. Sixth thousand, (corrected) 328pp., from the fourth generation of the Wedgwood-Darwin family library with their bookplates, handsomely bound by the family's favorite binder. D. Dilworth, Newcastle with their small green bindery label, in full tan diced calf, boards single ruled in gilt, raised bands with compartments fully gilt decorated, red morocco spine label gilt, all edges marbled with matching endpapers, a couple of spots of darkening to spine otherwise a fine, bright copy. An important study of vegetable mould and worms which covers the whole surface of the land in every moderately humid country. Generally blackish in color and a few inches in thickness and found in various subsoils around the world.. First Edition. Octavo.

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        San Gimignano.

      XIX secolo. Puntasecca firmata, titolata e datata in lastra "J. Pennel, San Ghimignano, 1882", cm 21 x 26 (alla lastra) pi? margini bianchi. Bella prova raffigurante una veduta in verticale del paese, con le tre torri e con gran parte della piccola cittadina. In primo piano, un campo con olivi, in lontananza i tipici cipressi del paesaggio toscano. Il tutto ripreso da un punto di vista pi? ribassato che guarda verso l'alto e che conferisce allo scorcio il senso di una veduta in cui si riconosce immediatamente l'inconfondibile San Gimignano. Joseph Pennel (Philadelphia, 1857 - 1926) ? stato un incisore, litografo, illustratore e scrittore americano (molti libri li scrisse in collaborazione con la moglie Elisabetta Robin Pennel), le cui opere risultano caratterizzate dal tratto raffinato, incisivo e deciso. Joseph Pennell fu infatti anche un attento viaggiatore, che mise la sua arte al servizio della natura e fiss? sulla carta, con grande maestria, il frutto delle sue osservazioni. Fra XIX e XX secolo, lungo le citt? e le campagne della Toscana, l'occhio dell'artista si sofferm? spesso su luoghi reconditi e su luoghi pi? noti, ch'egli seppe sempre riprodurre con notevole fedelt? documentaria, riproponendoli attraverso tagli e prospettive particolari, che li hanno resi nuovi ai nostri occhi e li hanno riproposti nella loro bellezza ai tanti viaggiatori stranieri. Un volume, catalogo di una mostra tenutasi a Borgo Sansepolcro, ha permesso una scelta significativa di disegni, acquerelli e pastelli di soggetto toscano conservati nel Gabinetto dei Disegni e delle Stampe della Galleria degli Uffizi, e provenienti da quel nucleo di oltre trecento disegni (realizzati per illustrare un libro di Maurice Hewlett) donati dallo stesso artista all'istituzione fiorentina. ? quindi un autore ottimamente riconosciuto a livello internazionale. Ottimo stato di conservazione. .

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Botteghina D'arte G]
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        GIORNALE PER I BAMBINI. Si pubblica ogni giovedì. Direttore Ferdinando Martini.

      In-4 p. (mm. 300x223), mz. pelle coeva (risg. rifatti). Di questo celebre settimanale illustrato, che negli anni 1881-1883 pubblicò per la prima volta a puntate "Pinocchio", offriamo l?annata completa del 1882, pp. 848. Il testo di Collodi, cioè la "Storia di un Burattino", che in seguito avrà il titolo definitivo di "Le avventure di Pinocchio", apparve in 26 puntate, dal luglio 1881 al gennaio 1883. L?annata del 1882 contiene 16 puntate. Nel ns. esemplare: il n. 1 restaur. per manc. (non di testo) e con macchiette; con tracce d?uso e qualche alone ma di certo in buono stato di conservazione.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Malavasi]
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        PAXTON'S FLOWER GARDEN. Revised by Thomas Baines with coloured plates

      1882. PAXTON, Joseph, Sir, and John Lindley. PAXTON'S FLOWER GARDEN. Revised by Thomas Baines. London, Paris & New York: Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co., 1882. [Vols. 2 & 3: Cassell & Company Limited, 1883-1884]. Second Edition. 108 lovely chromolithographic plates. 3 quarto volumes. Contemporary 3/4 green morocco bindings by Bemrose, Derby. Bindings are damaged at tops of spines, with some loss, and show general wear and some spotting. Several plates in Vol. 3 are sprung. Text leaves clean but toned at edges. Bright plates. Complete.

      [Bookseller: Boston Book Company ]
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        En Folkefiende. Skuespil i fem Akter.

      Gyldendal, København 1882. 219 sider. Orig. komponeret helshirtingsbind med tresidet guldsnit i den grønne farve. Diskret, samtidigt ejerstempel på titelbladet. Lidt plettet indvendig og ganske let kantslitage. Ellers et godt eksemplar.. Førsteudgaven

      [Bookseller: Vangsgaards Antikvariat]
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        Nora : A Play [SIGNED & DEDICATED by the TRANSLATOR]

      Griffith and Farran, U.K., 1882. First Edition. Signed by person(s) connected with book. Binding: Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket. First English Edition of the play, now better known as 'A Doll's House' xxiv, 120 pages, size 6.5 inches tall by 4 inches. Book - [SEE SCAN] - in Near Fine [better than Very Good] bright green boards with blind stamped decoration and gilt lettering - light marking to the back board, some bumping to the extreme top of the spine. Contents, light browning to the free front and rear endpaper and last page of text, browning and spotting to translator's dedication page, light marking to the occasional page otherwise clean, bright and tightly bound. Signed and Dedicated by the Translator ' Mr S W Browne With Kindest regards from H F Lord Dec 2, 1882.' to the front free end paper. A Lovely Example of this Highly Collectable Title. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Literature & Literary; Theatre & Plays. Signed by person(s) connected with book. Inventory No: 004688.

      [Bookseller: John T. & Pearl Lewis]
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        Orig. handwritten and signed manuscript for "Notes on Matters Parliamentary." 4 pp. 4to.

      N.d. Between 1882 (watermark-date in the paper) and 1886 (year of printing). This is an essay concerning parliamentary matters: "Big as the passing days are with hopes of events/ to come, hard as times are now, and/ troublous as the outlook is, there has seldom passed/ a month in which there is so little/ to say about the proceedings of that "representative"/ body called Parliament which according to the views/ of some worthy persons is the only instrument/ by means of which the construction of Society/ can be carried out..." It is especially related to Chamberlin: "There/ is Mr. Chamberlin's circular to the Boards of Guardians,/ which is as complete an exemplification of/ the helplessness of our present ggovernmental system/ as could be..." and to Ireland: "For after all the question England really is/ Shall Ireland separate with civil war or without it/ And for Ireland: "Shall we be allowed to deal with the Land as we think good?" Due to many handwritten corrections, there are many variations from the printed version.. Printed in April 1886 in "The Organ of the Social Democracy." Volume 2, Number 15

      [Bookseller: Lynge & Søn A/S]
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        Specimen Days & Collect

      Philadelphia: David McKay. 1882-'83. First. First edition, second issue with the McKay imprint. Some modest erosion to the cloth on the spine, paper over the front hinge starting, else a very good copy. Very nicely Inscribed (but not signed) by Whitman to a fellow author: "To Churchill Williams from his friend the Author with love. December 27, 1883." Francis (or Frank) Churchill Williams was the son of a successful playwright, and an 1891 graduate of the University of Pennsylvania (where he was Class President in his Senior year). Aside from publishing two novels (including an interesting portrait of Philadelphia politics, J. Devlin, Boss), he was an active member of the Philadelphia publishing world as a journalist, editor, and publisher. He apparently was well-known to most of the literary figures of the time, and is recorded as a guest at Mark Twain's 70th birthday party. Something of a literary prodigy at Germantown Academy where he attended high school, Whitman's inscription was written to Williams when the latter was 14 years old, a freshman at Germantown, and already winning literary prizes. Presumably Whitman, ensconced across the river in Camden, was warmly acquainted with young Williams, as the affectionate inscription would seem to indicate. Whitman was an active and agreeable signer, but for whatever reason, Specimen Days isn't often found signed by its author, especially with this degree of affection. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        [Broadsheet]: Larimore! The Greatest Railroad Center of Northern Dakota! The Only Point Having Two Competing Lines of Railroads in Northern Dakota, Except Fargo

      [No place - St. Louis?]: A. Gast & Co.. 1882. First. Broadsheet. 10.75" x 14" (36 x 27.5 cm.). Slightly misfolded, tiny splits, a small and light stain, still about near fine. One side is text in various interesting typefaces to promote the newly founded city, the verso displays a map of Larimore and a caricature of a black schoolmaster pointing to the city, while a half dozen young black boys carry on happily and mischievously. An unusual western promotional broadsheet with blunt black caricatures. The map is displayed as a wall map in a school, the schoolmaster holds a book that reads "Look here, look there, look way over yonder at the rising young city of Larimore." The books that the children are brandishing also contain praise for Larimore. OCLC locates a single copy, at the Denver Public Library; not in LOC American Memory. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Der Einzige und sein Eigenthum.

      Leipzig, Otto Wigand, 1882. Zweite Auflage. 379 p. Contemporary half leather. Spine not perfect. Bought in Russia according to annotations by Zäta Höglund.. Ur Zäta Höglunds bibliotek

      [Bookseller: Antikvariat Röda Rummet AB]
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        Les sept discours touchant les dames galantes... publies sur les manuscrits de la bibliotheque nationale par henry bouchot. paris, librairie des bibliophiles, 1882.

      Tre volumi di cm. 22, pp. (4) xvi, 248 (2); (4) 263 (1); (4) 314 (2). Frontespizi in rosso e nero, ritratto in antiporta e 7 tavole all'acquaforte (incise da Boilvin su disegni di Edouard de Beaumont). Bella legatura coeva in mezzo marocchino rosso con ampie punte, dorsi lisci con titoli e ricchi fregi in oro. Tagli di testa dorati e brossure originali conservate. Marginoso ed in perfetto stato di conservazione. Esemplare appartenente alla tiratura su Grand Papier di 220 esemplari numerati a mano. Il presente n. 121, su Papier d'Hollande con tutte le tavole in tre stati. Cfr. Vicaire I, 588 e segg.

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Benacense]
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