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        Shakespeare's Works. 12 vols. Large paper edition.

      Kegan Paul, Trench & Co. 1882-83 - Limitation leaves, half titles, engr. titles in red & black. Contemp. half brown crushed morocco by Morrell, raised bands, gilt compartments. Armorial bookplates of Michael Tomkinson. A fine set. Copy number 23 of only 50 printed; all volumes are signed Charles Whittingham & Co. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Jarndyce, The 19th Century Booksellers]
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        The Sacred Books of the East. The Sacred Books of China. The Texts of Confucianism. Part II: The Yi King. Volume XVI

      Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1882 - First edition, first printing. Small octavo, 22.8*15.3cm, xxiv,448,8p. Volume XVI of The Sacred Books of the East. Spine reinforced, spine ends chipped, clean pages, firm binding. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Essai sur L'histoire Naturelle des Vertebres de la Province et des Departements Circonvoisins: Vertebres Anallantantoidiens (Poissons et Batraciens)

      Marseillie: Marius Lebon, . First edition. 1882 - Pp. (7), 8-425 (3, index); 44 text-figures (line-drawings and halftones of fishes and frogs). Publisher's original reddish cloth over marbled boards, the spine is lettered in gilt and with blind-stamped panel lines, original marbled endpapers, sm 4to (10 x 6.5 inches; 255 x 170 mm). This work provides a natural history of the fishes and amphibians inhabiting the southern provinces of France. Jean Marius Francois Reguis (1850-1908) studied pharmacy at the School of Medicine in Marseille where he studied under Charles Lespes, Antoine-Fortune Marion, Alphonse Derbs, and Edouard Marie Heckel. After finishing his education, he moved to Meyrargues in southwest France to begin his studies on the batrachians, reptiles, birds, mammals, anthropology, invertebrates, botany, and geology of the area. He later joined the Faculty of Sciences at Marseille when he began writing a 16 volume encyclopedia on the natural history of southern France. Between 1876 and 1904 he published numerous monographs and journal articles on these topics, but they were never formally organized into his encyclopedia. This book appears to be one of the volumes in Regius' proposed encyclopedia. This volume has long tables of the species Regius described in the volume. Due to the extreme scarcity of the work, this volume was likely published in an edition of 500 copies or less. All of his published works are very hard to find. Regius died in 1908 after a lifetime of studying zoology, mycology, and botany of southern France. This volume is warmly inscribed by the author to F. Letarte of Paris, dated July 30, 1882. Later from the library of ichthyologist J. Bohlke with his small name stamp at the bottom of the title page and the dedication page. A rare regional work that seldom comes up for sale. The spine is sunned which has caused the leather to turn into golden tan, the title is fully readable on the spine, the text is clean and unused with some pages uncut and unopened; a tight and clean copy in very good condition.

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        Before & After Marriage in Five Acts. Drawn by Cassius M. Coolidge. Copyright by Geo. M. Hayes.

      New York. Published by Barnum & Co. 1882. Single chromolithograph sheet of postcard stock folded into 6 panels, printed recto only. Folded 182 x 77mm, extended 182 x 462mm. An early satirical piece by the famous caricaturist and artist best known for his poker-playing dogs. In 1877 Cassius Coolidge published a short series of sketches entitled The Tale of Wedded Life In Ten Scenes that depict stages of relationships. It was available for one dollar, including shipping. Apparently after his self published work, Coolidge was commissioned to create a custom version of his scenes for Jaques, Atwood & Co. in Chicago. The story was cut from ten scenes to five, each placed on 3?x5? paper cards.

      [Bookseller: Henry Sotheran Ltd.]
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        Africana; Or, the Heart of Heathen Africa. Native Customs and Beliefs. [Volume 2: Mission Life.]

      London: Simpkin Marshall & Co., 1882 - 2 volumes, octavo. Original diagonal-ribbed dark yellow cloth over bevelled boards, spines and front boards lettered and decorated in gilt and black, rear boards ruled in blind, brown floral endpapers, binder's ticket (Jackson's Works, Aberdeen) to rear pastedowns. Housed in a custom blue cloth slipcase. Spines a touch sunned and bumped, tips lightly rubbed, small section of darkening to cloth at upper outer corner of vol. 1 front board, a small portion of cockling below, faint scuffing and a light score-mark to vol. 2 rear board, a few other trivial marks, these flaws minor: an excellent, fresh copy. Wood-engraved frontispiece, 8 similar plates, illustrations to the text. First edition of this important account of Malawi, from the celebrated travel collection of Franklin Brooke-Hitching, with his pencilled initials to the half-titles. Macdonald (1850-1929) arrived in the Shire Highlands in July 1878 as the first ordained minister of the newly-established Church of Scotland mission at Blantyre. During his tenure the mission assumed control of what Macdonald himself referred to as "civil jurisdiction", and became implicated in numerous abuses, including routine corporal punishment of any locals suspected of stealing mission property, leading to death in one instance and the flogging of an entirely innocent individual in another, and the large-scale expropriation of land "partly to forestall Portuguese claims to the sovereignty of the Shire Highlands" (Morris, An Environmental History of Southern Malawi, p. 53). Macdonald and others were recalled by the Foreign Mission Committee in 1881, and he spent the rest of his life as a parish minister. Despite the circumstances of his tenure, considered disreputable even by the standards of the day, his account is considered a "pioneer ethnographic study of the Yao" (ibid.) in a remarkably sympathetic vein. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Oeuvres complètes. Publiées d'après les manuscrits avec variantes et fragments inédits pour la S. H. F. par L. Lalanne.

      Paris, Renouard, 1864-1882, - 11 tomes en 10 vol. in-8, demi-basane rouge, dos lisse orné de filets dorés (reliure de l'époque). Rousseurs, parfois fortes. Le tome 10 est tomé 12. Supralibris Leseigneur. Série très rare complète. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Historique F. Teissèdre]
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        John Wisden's Cricketers' Almanack for 1882 - 1882 Wisden Rebound without covers

      1882 - Hi, This is an 1882 Rebound Wisden , it is rebound to the title page and does not have the original covers within, it is missing the adverts (1 page to the front and 5 to the rear) plus 3 none advert pages to the rear. Oddly it has 2 names to the contents page, one or both could say John Wisden, i do not think they are his autograph as asked around and the W looks wrong, but it is pictured for you to look into. This wisden is very nice inside and priced the same as if it didn't have a signature as im pretty sure it is not JWs. From the Martin Wood Collection. A hard year to find.

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        Die Lehre von der Elektricität. 4 Bände (in 5 Bänden)

      Zugleich als dritte völlig umgearbeitete Auflage der Lehre vom Galvanismus und Elektromagnetismus. Friedrich Vieweg Verlag, Braunschweig, 1882-1885. Zusammen ca. 4.500 S. mit 1.050 Textholzschnitten und 3 Tafeln, original Halbleder. Mit goldgeprägter Rückenverzierung (Einband von Bd. 4 in blau etwas heller/gering fl.) - sehr gute Exemplare/letzte und umfangreichste Ausgabe/Poggendorff IV, 1631

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        Die Lehre von der Elektricität. Zugleich als vierte Auflage der Lehre vom Galvanismus und Elektromagnetismus.

      Braunschweig, Vieweg, 1882-1885. - XXXII, 4256 S. mit 1113 Holzschnitten und 2 Tafeln Poggendorf III, S. 1441; DSB XIV, S. 329,- Standarwerk in der maßgeblichen Ausgabe. Wiedemann, Gustav Heinrich ( 1826-1899) war Professor für Physik in Braunschwig und Karlsruhe und in Leipzig für physicalische Chemie. Er redigeirete von 1878 bis zu seinenm Tode 1899 die " Annalen der Physik und Chemie". "Wiedmann was one of the outstanding members of the grpup of physicists trained in BErlin by H.G. Magnus. He held the first professorship of physical chemestry created in Germany (Leipzig); and he became famous thru his works on electromagentism. and thru his long editorship of Annalen der Physik." (DSB) Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 3500 4°, uniform gebundene Halblederbände der Zeit. mit R-Vergoldung

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        The Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, Mariner of Hull. With Biographical Memoir [by John Ballantyne] and Illustrative Notes.

      J.C. Nimmo and Bain. 1882. Royal 8vo. 2 vols.; contemporary half dark green morocco, spines fully gilt, marbled endpapers; frontispiece portrait by L. Flameng, 8 etched plates by B. Bouilleron, titles printed in red and black; an attractive set. One of 150 numbered copies on laid paper, with an extra set of proof etchings on Japanese paper.

      [Bookseller: Henry Sotheran Ltd.]
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        John Wisden's Cricketers' Almanack for 1882 - 1882 Wisden Rebound without covers & ads

      1882. Hi, This is an 1882 Rebound Wisden , it is rebound to the title page hence does not have the original covers within and is missing the adverts (1 page to the front and 5 to the rear). The book is very clean inside and a hard to find year, red speckled page block but very clean pages. Nicely priced.

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        The Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, Mariner of Hull. With Biographical Memoir [by John Ballantyne] and Illustrative Notes.

      1882 - J.C. Nimmo and Bain. 1882. Royal 8vo. 2 vols.; contemporary half dark green morocco, spines fully gilt, marbled endpapers; frontispiece portrait by L. Flameng, 8 etched plates by B. Bouilleron, titles printed in red and black; an attractive set. One of 150 numbered copies on laid paper, with an extra set of proof etchings on Japanese paper. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Henry Sotheran Ltd]
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        Rada di Pernambuco - Recife

      Firenze 1882 - Carta nautica stampata dall’ Istituto Geografico Militare. In buono stato di conservazione. Aggiornata al 1884. A nautical map published by IGM, updated to 1884. Very good condition. Dimensioni 730 900mm

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        MACAULAY

      London: Macmillan, 1882. First edition. Fine. First edition. 8vo. vi, 186p. Extra-Illustrated with 36 engraved plates, 8 hand-colored, 5 of scenes. Bound by Bayntun in full deep maroon crushed morocco with red silk endpapers, a.e.g., the spine with gilt titles and panel ornaments, the covers with triple fillet frames with geometric corner patterns, double fillet dentelles with small cornerpieces.

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        FERROVIA NOVARA - PINO 1882

      FRATELLI DOYEN. ALBUM OBLUNGO ( cm.14 X 19 ), LEGATURA IN PELLE MARRONE, PIATTO ANTERIORE CON CON TITOLO, DATA E STEMMA SABAUDO IN ORO ENTRO RIQUADRO A SECCO. LA PUBBLICAZIONE CONSTA DI 21 FOTOGRAFIE ( cm.13 X 16 ) INCOLLATE SU CARTONCINI COLLEGATI FRA LORO CON TELA. LE FOTO 1 - 3, RIPRODUCONO PARTI DI PROGETTO TECNICO ( foto 1: DATI RELATIVI ALLA LINEA, foto 2: COROGRAFIA, foto 3: PROFILO LONGITUDINALE ), MENTRE LE FOTO 4 - 21, SONO IMMAGINI DELLA LINEA IN COSTRUZIONE, COMPRESE OPERE CIVILI ED EDIFICI, CON DIDASCALIE TECNICHE. IN BASSO a s.DELLE FOTO SI LEGGE:" VANNETTI FOTOGR.", IN BASSO a d. " FOTOTIP. F.lli DOYEN, TORINO ". LINGUA: ITALIANO. VANNETTI FU ATTIVO A TORINO DAL 1859 AL 1898. LO STABILIMENTO DEI FRATELLI MICHELE E LEONARDO DOYEN, FU FONDATO NEL 1832, FU IL PIU' IMPORTANTE A TORINO E TRA I PIU' ATTIVI DELL'ITALIA SETTENTRIONALE. LA LINEA NOVARA - PINO, FU APERTA IL 4 DICEMBRE 1882, COLLEGAVA IL NODO FERROVIARIO DI NOVARA CON PINO SULLA SPONDA DEL LAGO MAGGIORE RAGGIUNGENDO IL CONFINE SVIZZERO DOVE SI CONNETTEVA ALLA LINEA PER CADENAZZO. IL PROGETTO DELLA LINEA NACQUE IN PREVISIONE DELL'APERTURA DEL TUNNEL FERROVIARIO DEL GOTTARDO. OTTIMA CONSERVAZIONE, RARO INSIEME COMPLETO DI TUTTE LE FOTO, DIFFICILMENTE REPERIBILE SUL MERCATO. ID,6175

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        New Arabian Nights

      London: Chatto and Windus,, 1882.. 2 volumes, octavo (174 X 126 mm). Full green calf by Zaehnsdorf (signed 1911), spine richly gilt in compartments, red morocco labels lettered in gilt to second and third, remaining compartments with circular onlays in red morocco to centre, covers with three-line border gilt and elaborate central quatrefoils with "RLS" monogram gilt to enclosed red morocco onlays, top edge gilt, four-line rule enclosing sawtooth roll to turn-ins gilt, pastedowns gold-painted with scalloped border and foliate cornerpieces tooled in blind, free endpapers green top edges gilt. Skilfully rebacked preserving original spines, spines slightly rubbed and faded, mild toning to fore-edges, an excellent copy. First edition. A handsomely bound copy.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Book of the Thousand Nights and One Night

      - London - Printed for the Villon Society By Private Subscription and For Private Circulation Only, 1882 Book. Good. Hardcover. John Payne's translation of The Book of the Thousand Nights and One Night. Complete in nine volumes. From the library of William Morris at Kelmscott House. This work has the bookplate of Kelmscott House, Hammersmith, which was created by Morris' executors to demonstrate provenance on the dispersal of his collection. Morris' collection was sold to RichardBennettof Pendleton, near Manchester. Bennett selected 239 books and 31 manuscriptsfrom this collection and then sold the rest of thetitles at Sotheby's in December 1898. Richard Bennett purchased this lotand then sold itvia Sotheby's (1898, lot 13)to Tregaskis for10 15s. Privately printed for the Villon society, of which Payne was closely associated. This work is limited to 500 copies, of which this set is number 222. Numbered to the verso oftitle page. John Payne was an English poet and translator. Aside from this translation he is also well known for his translations of Boccacio's Decameron and the Diwan Hafez. With the bookplate of Henry Andrade Harben to the front pastedown. Harben was a businessman, barrister and politician. He was also the Mayor of Paddington and Member of London County Council. As an author he wrote 'A Dictionary of London'. The Book of the Thousand Nights and One Night or The Arabian Nights are a collection of Middle Eastern folk tales compiled in Arabic during the Islamic Golden Age. Condition: In uniform vellum bindings. Externally, worn to the spines. Rubbing to all spines, heaviest to the head and tail of spines. Bumping to the head and tail of spines and extremities. There has been repair to the head and tail ofmost volumes from previous loss. Loss to the head of spine to volumes IV, V, VI. Loss to the head and tail of spine to volume VIII. Backstrip is lifting to the head of volume VII at the rear joint. Repair to the head of spine to volume VI from loss due to rubbing. Vellum has faded with several handling marks and occasional spots. Small stain to the head of front board to volume VI. Small brownspot to the front board of volume VIII. Closed tear to the front endpaper of volume V. Tape repair to rear hinge to volume VI. William Morris bookplate to the front pastedown as well as the bookplate ofHenry Andrade Harben. Offsetting to endpapers. Internally, all volumes are generally firmly bound though strained in places. Pages are bright with spots to endpapers and just the occasional spot elsewhere. Overall: GOOD..

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        Carte autographe signée à la Comtesse Potocka. Désirs laconiques : "si vous saviez ce que je demande au ciel"

      - [Paris] (circa 1882), 11,5x9cm, un carton et son enveloppe. - carta di autografo prezioso firmato il Bristol la figura dell'autore e la direzione per la sua casa 83 rue Dulong, destinatari della famosa contessa Potocka, dove è stato uno dei più forti "Macahabés" o "amore morto" . Ben al di là del gioco d'amore della letteratura popolare in mostra contessa popolare, Maupassant sentiva una vera passione per questa musa che ha ispirato diversi personaggi le cui Christiane Andermatt a Mont-Oriol, e la baronessa Fremines nel nostro cuore. Queste piccole schede grigie iniziale Maupassant utilizzato per lo scrittore di messaggistica istantanea di solito quasi distrutte dopo la lettura. A volte, tuttavia, trasformando un appuntamento, una preghiera casta scivola al dedicatario dichiarazione licenziosa e quindi mantiene questa lettera d'amore improvvisato. "Resta inteso, signora, ma che ora? Undici un'ora a mezzogiorno? Io prego per voi mattina e sera. Se tu sapessi quello che chiedo il cielo? Mi scusi, signora, bacio le mani. Maupassant. " Françoise Mobihan descrive splendidamente l'appartamento di 83 Dulong strada Maupassant vissuto 1881-1884 e in cui ha vissuto il suo primo successo sociale: "Tre pezzi cucina, affitto di 450 franchi. Stanco di trambusto della Rue Clauzel e l'area Breda, Maupassant inizia in silenzio, con la Batignolles, la sua graduale migrazione verso ovest di Parigi e dintorni della classe media. L'indirizzo è nuova ma familiare a terra: Gustave, il padre si trasferì due mesi prima cinquecento metri di distanza, a 72, boulevard des Batignolles, di fronte al collegio Chaptal al quarto piano di 83 rue Dulong, in un piccolo edificio. pietra, le sue tre camere silenziose e luminose, la strada e cortile, consentendo Guy a scrivere a un ritmo sostenuto le sue colonne e le notizie - la Maison Tellier, Mademoiselle Fifi ... - un primo romanzo - una vita - e organizzare per i suoi amici, colleghi e conquiste, sposati o no, spesso intrattenimento serale frenetica Nay, come quella che ha portato al suo essere girato nella mano e curato dal suo portiere scrittore alla moda, molto occupato - .. si alza 'a dieci- sette inviti al giorno - Guy prima di assumere un cuoco, e in novembre 1883 un valletto, François Tassart, 27 anni, che lo accompagnerà nei suoi viaggi, e sarà dedicata ai tragici giorni della casa Dr bianco. pile di libri e Overgrown "ingombra di cianfrusaglie come un piccolo boudoir amante" 5 - secondo amico Maizeroy - questo appartamento sarà una sfida permanente per la sua esperienza. 5 Gil Blas, 3 luglio 1882. Citato da Marlo Johnston, Guy de Maupassant, Fayard, 2012, p. 414. 3 Nella parte inferiore dell'edificio, all'incrocio Cardinet, con treni sfrecciano della stazione Saint-Lazare alla Senna e la Normandia. Dalla sua finestra, il ragazzo sembra probabile. Esattamente come volontà Georges Duroy in Bel Ami (1885), la parte superiore della sua piccola stanza di Rue Boursault, dall'altra parte dei binari ". - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Précieuse carte autographe signée sur un bristol au chiffre de l'auteur et à l'entête de son domicile du 83 rue Dulong, adressée à la célèbre Comtesse Potocka, dont il fut un des plus fervents "Macchabées" ou "morts d'amour". Bien au delà du jeu d'amour littéraire en vogue dans le Salon très prisé de la Comtesse , Maupassant éprouvait une véritable passion pour cette muse qui lui inspira plusieurs personnages dont Christiane Andermatt dans Mont-Oriol, et la baronne de Frémines dans Notre Coeur. Ces petites cartes grises aux initiales de Maupassant servaient à l'écrivain de messagerie presque instantannée généralement détruites après lecture. Parfois cependant, au détour d'un rendez-vous, une chaste prière glisse vers la licencieuse déclaration et la dédicataire conserve alors ce billet doux improvisé. "C'est entendu, Madame, mais à quelle heure ? Onze heure ou midi ? Je prie pour vous matin et soir. Si vous saviez ce que je demande au ciel ? Permettez, madame, que je baise vos mains. Maupassant." Françoise Mobihan décrit admirablement l'appartement du 83 rue Dulong où Maupassant vécut de 1881 à 1884 et dans lequel il connaitra ses premiers succès mondains : " Trois pièces cuisine, loyer de 450 francs. Fatigué de l'agitation de la rue Clauzel et du quartier Bréda, Maupassant amorce discrètement, avec les Batignolles, sa migration progressive vers l'ouest de Paris et ses quartiers bourgeois. L'adresse est nouvelle mais le terrain connu : Gustave, son père, a emménagé deux mois plus tôt à cinq cents mètres de là, au 72, bd des Batignolles, en face du collège Chaptal. Au quatrième étage du 83 rue Dulong, dans un petit immeuble en pierre de taille, son trois pièces calme et lumineux, sur rue et cour, permet à Guy d'écrire à un rythme soutenu ses chroniques et nouvelles - La Maison Tellier, Mademoiselle Fifi... - un premier roman - Une vie - et d'organiser pour ses amis, confrères et conquêtes, mariées ou non, des soirées souvent animées. Voire mouvementées, comme celle qui lui valut d'être blessé par balle à la main et soigné par sa concierge. Écrivain en vogue, très sollicité - il reçoit jusqu'à dix-sept invitations par jour - Guy embauche d'abord une cuisinière, puis, en novembre 1883, un valet de chambre, François Tassart, 27 ans, qui l'accompagnera dans tous ses voyages et lui sera dévoué jusqu'aux jours tragiques de la maison du docteur Blanche. Envahi de piles de livres et « encombré de bibelots comme un boudoir de petite maîtresse » 5 - selon l'ami Maizeroy -, cet appartement sera un défi permanent à son savoir-faire. 5 Gil Blas, 3 juillet 1882. Cité par Marlo Johnston, Guy de Maupassant, Fayard, 2012, p. 414. 3 En bas de l'immeuble, au carrefour Cardinet, passent les trains qui filent de la gare Saint-Lazare vers les bords de Seine et la Normandie. De sa fenêtre, Guy les regarde sans doute. Exactement comme le fera Georges Duroy, dans Bel Ami (1885), du haut de sa petite chambre de la rue Boursault, de l'autre côté de la voie ferrée."

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        The Poetical Works of William Wordsworth.

      William Patterson 1882-9, Edinburgh - 11 vols. lxxxiii, 313; viii, 396; vii, 424; viii, 387; 434; xii, 379; xvi, 400; xi, 435; xxii, 405; vi, 431; vii, 530p. 23 cm blue cloth hardcover bindings with gold and blind impressing. Each volume features a frontispiece engraving, some of which are portraits of Wordsworth. errata in each vol. of biography. Inside the pages are clean and the text unmarked. Many pages remain uncut throughout the set. Water damage to binding on vol. 3 with stains on spine and back board. Bindings on the other 10 volumes good with mainly shelf wear: bumped corners, worn extremes with the occasional tear in cloth, occasional scuffing. The last three volumes of this set are "A Life," by editor, Knight. Knight did some of the earliest work on the text of Wordsworth and he produced for this edition a chronological arrangement of the poems. His good intentions were not generally appreciated, but were excoriated. A contemptuous reference to his scholarship spoke of "chaos and old Knight." The historical significance of this set's controversial chronology of Wordsworth's poetry makes it a valuable resource for Wordsworth scholars and research libraries. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        THE ORNAMENTAL ARTS OF JAPAN.

      - London 1882-4, Sampson. Black blind stamped gilt leather, 30 x 41 cm.,very clean, lavishly gilt decorated front covers, 2 folio vol. set, 68 color chromolithos, ca 250 b.w. plates, neatly rebacked with leather using the old spine. R A R E ! . AN IMPORTANT JAPANESE ART HISTORY . . THE FIRST DELUXE EDITION . . WITH A STUNNING 68 FULL COLOR CHROMOLITHOGRAPHI PLATES . . LUXURIOUSLY BOUND IN FULL TOOLED & GOLD-STAMPED LEATHER . *** This important art history covers the major Japanese art forms in great detail, supported with lavish plates, illustrating 116 individual items in color and hundreds in black & white. With copious index to artists, subjects, techniques & a host of others. Some major areas covered include drawing, painting, engraving, printing, embroidery, textile, fabrics, lacquer, incrusted, metal work, sword fittings, cloisonné enamel, modeling and carving, sculpture, heraldry & Japanese woodblock color prints. * THE CONTRIBUTORS: SCHOLARS, JAPANOLOGISTS & ART HISTORIANS: This grand impressive work has been hailed as the "Most beautiful art book of the late 19th century." . Some of the famous contributors were celebrated Scholars, Japanologists, art historians and authors of the period, such as: . Sir T. Mc Clatchie . Christopher Dresser . Louis Gonse & others . Note: Please inquire with us for books by the above authors. *** DELUXE SIZE AND FORMAT: The set is printed and bound in a Large Deluxe Folio size, and printed on excellent heavy, stiff paper. . The books are heavy and solid. . *** THE STUNNING BINDINGS: . This set is stunningly bound in period full black tooled leather, with pictorial embossed covers in traditional Japanese designs, the swastika in brilliant gold, bamboo in brilliant gold, the cryptomeria in green and the chrysanthemum in red. Kanji-Japanese title in brilliant gold. All in all an impressive and very elegant binding and design. . The titles are stamped in brilliant gold on both the front covers and spines, in Japanese characters [Kanji] and in English, with deep-gilt embossing. . All edges are gilt. *** CONDITION: RARE IN THE ORIGINAL STATE: The set is in remarkably excellent condition, re-backed preserving the original spine, over refreshed leather. . There is a bit of the usual minor tiny flake or chipping to a few of the page edges, there is no trimming whatsoever, the book remains in its original Deluxe and Grand Original published size, in the original state. . Being over 130 years old, the paper has some of the usual attrition associated with books of this period, minor and feint toning and the like. Nevertheless, the book remains solid and firm. *** ORDERING AND SHIPPING: This set is large and very heavy, appropriate packing and shipping charges apply. At our option we may elect to only ship this by. You may order at our website. *** Please inquire for more details if necessary. . Please review the color photos posted to our website. ***

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        A pair of views in Brazil View of the mountains around Guanabara Bay, Rio da Janeiro; View of a House on a Brazilian Plantation.

      1882 - Pair of original gouaches, the first signed and dated, lower left, each c.30.5 x 43.5 cm. (12 by 17¼ inches). Henry Walder (fl. late 19th/early 20th century) participated in the 14th General Exhibition of the Academia Imperial de Belas Artes, Imperial Academy of Fine Arts, in Rio da Janeiro, held in 1907. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Dänischenhagen 1861 - 1938 Kiel). Villa in Kiel. Gouache auf Karton von 1924. Unten rechts signiert und datiert. 50 x 65 cm.

      Julius Fürst, der vor allem für seine Genrebilder und Porträts bekannt war, ließ sich nach Studienaufenthalten in Hamburg, Berlin und München im Jahr 1882 in Kiel nieder.- In kräftigen Farben gehaltene Ansicht einer Gründerzeitvilla hinter einigen blühenden Büschen und einer hoch aufragenden Fichte unter blauem Himmel.- In den Außenecken kleine Einstichlöchlein, minimale Schabstellen in den Außenrändern.

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        The Afghan Campaign of 1878-1880, compiled from Official and Private Sources.... Comprising Historical and Biographical Divisions, and containing a Rapid Sketch of the War, Maps illustrating the Operations and the Movements of the Forces, One Hundred and Forty Permanent Photographs of Officers who lost their Lives in the Campaigns and of Recipients of the Victoria Cross, with Memoirs prepared from Materials furnished by their Relations and Surviving Comrades, Summaries of the Movements in the Field of the Various Regiments which were engaged, and Separate Records of the Services of Every British Officer who was employed in the War. Historical Division. [Together with] ... Biographical Division

      London, Sampson, Low, Marston, Searle, and Rivington, 1882. Large quarto, two volumes, [viii] (first blank), 352 pages plus a mounted Woodburytype portrait frontispiece of Lieutenant-General Sir Frederick Roberts (125 x 90 mm) and a colour-printed folding map and 5 full-page maps (3 with hand-colouring), and [vi], 274 pages plus 20 pages each containing 7 oval Woodburytype portraits (each measuring 50 x 38 mm) of the 140 officers who lost their lives, and an errata slip tipped in on the contents page. Original gilt-decorated full maroon morocco, inner dentelles gilt, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers; extremities slightly rubbed; minimal offsetting to the verso of the front flyleaf and the adjacent page; essentially a fine set in superb bindings. Loosely inserted is an albumen paper photograph (170 x 110 mm) mounted on card (300 x 230 mm, with the rubber-stamp credit of the photographers T. and R. Annan of Glasgow) of the memorial tablet in Glasgow Cathedral to Major Alexander Dunlop Anderson (see Plate 1 and pages 1 and 2 of the Biographical Division).

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        Handbook of the Bengal Presidency With an Account of Calcutta City.

      John Murray London 1882 - First edition.pp. viii, 396, 48 adverts dated 1888-89, ( some advert pages slightly torn), 4 maps including 2 folding maps in front and rear pockets, pencilling inside, hinges cracked, lower board stained, publisher's red cloth gilt; overall a good copy. A rare handbook which also includes Burma and the North West Provinces. There was only one edition of this title published. Endpapers "March 1888". Scarce. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Old Pelham &C. Diary of Joshua Pell Jr.Report of Endign John Pell of the Queen's Rangers

      No Publisher Listed, 1882. Hardcover bound in red leather with gilt stamping, a few b/w illustrations. This is a rather odd edition made up on facsimiles of documents held in the British museum that have been pasted onto blank bound sheets - some are photo copies and other look like originals but are noted as facsimiles. The first facsimiles are followed by the August 1882 Magazine of American History. Volume VII, Number 8 titled Old Pelham and New Rochelle which is numbered from page 521 to537 with notes in the hand of Howland Pell on the lower margins of several pages. This is followed by several pages titled "Original Documents" with a picture of "Part of Iroquois Lake" pasted in. Then comes type written text titled New York, CLXXI: Intelligence by Ensign John Pell which is followed by what appears to be several hand-written pages. Finally there area couple of newspaper articles pasted onto the last pages with a final note by Howland Pell. Binding shows wear in spots along the edges with small whips along the front joint of the spine, some scuffing of the panels, Howland Pell's bookplate on the front paste down with his signature, notes here-and-there by Howland Pell throughout the text, end papers pulled in spots along the hinge but still secure. Images available. USPS tracking used on all domestic shipments. . No Edition Stated. Full-Leather. Good/No Dust Jacket.

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        The Life of George Cruikshank in two Epochs

      2 vols. Extra-illustrated with numerous engraved plates, some coloured. First edition. 8vo., contemporary blue morocco, gilt, t.e.g. London, Chatto & Windus.

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        Report of the commissioners appointed to inquire into and report upon all matters relating to the settlement of the Transvaal territory. Part 1[-2].With:- Further correspondence respecting the affairs of the Transvaal and adjacent territories.- Further correspondence respecting the affairs of the Bechuanaland and adjacent territories.- Report of the commissioners appointed to determine land claims and to effect a land settlement in British Bechuanaland.- Correspondence respecting the affairs of Pondoland [3 parts].London, George Edward Eyre and William Spottiswoode, 1882-1888. 2 volumes. Folio. With a total of 21 folding lithographed maps, many coloured in outline. Contemporary brown cloth.

      - Collection of eight parliamentary papers, individually published between 1882 and 1888, dealing with disputes and affairs in Transvaal, Bechuanaland and Pondoland. The first volume opens with three subsequent reports on land disputes in Transvaal, resulting from the First Boer War (1880-1881), executed by the Transvaal Royal Commission. It includes numerous telegrams, letters, transcripts of interviews and conferences, and maps showing the boundaries of different territories. The papers on Transvaal are followed by 2 similar reports on Bechuanaland, also including several maps. The second volume deals with Pondoland in the east of South Africa, containing 3 subsequently published papers with correspondence on different affairs in the area.With bookplate. Some parts slightly browned, mostly in the margins, and some occasional minor foxing. One of the folding maps torn along the fold, and one leaf in the second volume also torn, not affecting the legibility of the text. Binding slightly scratched. Overall in good condition.

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        Fünfzehn [15] Jahre in Süd-Amerika an den Ufern des Stillen Oceans. Gesehenes und Erlebtes. Bande I, II und III.

      Weltpost-Verlag, Leipzig 1882 - 232 S. - 184 S. - 208 S. mit zahlreichen Abbildungen, Bildern und teils gefalteten Karten, Schriftbild in Fraktur (altdeutsche Schrift). ACHTUNG ABWESENHEIT! AUS BETRIEBLICHEN GRÜNDEN KANN IHRE BESTELLUNG ERST NACH DEM 8. SEPTEMER 2017 AUSGEFÜHRT WERDEN! DER NÄCHSTE VERSAND ERFOLGT VORAUSSICHTLICH AM MONTAG, DEN 11. SEPTEMBER! Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 840 8°, Original-Leinen mit Rundumrotschnitt, Bibliotheks-Exemplar (ordnungsgemäß entwidmet), Stempel auf Vorsatz und Titel, Kanten gering berieben, die Karten vereinzelt mit kleinem Einriss, Papier gering gebräunt, insgesamt gutes und innen sauberes Exemplar, 1. Auflage, 3 Bände in einem Band (so vollständig),.

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        A Memorial History of THE CAMPBELLS OF MELFORT Argyllshire WHICH INCLUDES RECORDS OF DIFFERENT HIGHLAND AND OTHER FAMILIES WITH WHOM THEY HAVE INTERMARRIED.

      Privately Printed, London 1882 - 1st and only edition. Two volumes in one. Printed for subscribers and private circulation: 4to (32 cm), Pt. 1 vi (6), 124pp; Pt. 2 (Supplement) (8), 167pp, many illustrations, large folding table. CONDITION: VERY GOOD. Binding sound. Generally very clean internally. A few spots only. No previous names. A rare, privately printed and impressive Family history. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Gilleasbuig Ferguson Rare Books ABA ILAB]
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        Le Calvaire. Golgatha.

      - Galvano Evely, 1882, auf Japan, unten mittig eigenhändig rot monogrammiert. 28:20,6 cm, vollrandig. Literatur: Mascha 661; Ramiro 227; Exteens 787. Aus der Serie «Les Sataniques». Rops war einer der bedeutendsten Graphiker und Illustratoren seiner Zeit. Nach einer Erziehung durch Privatlehrer ging der Sohn eines Textilfabrikanten an das Jesuitenkolleg in Namur. 1849 wurde er vom Kolleg verwiesen, in diesem Jahr verstarb sein Vater, ging dann an das Königliche Athenäum in Namur, schrieb sich jedoch auch gegen den Willen seines später verhaßten Vormunds an der dortigen Académie des Beaux-Arts ein, wo er Aktkurse besuchte. 1853 setzte er sein Studium an der Universität in Brüssel fort, wo er zudem das freie Atelier Saint-Luc besuchte. Ab 1856 gründete er zusammen mit seinem Freund Ch. de Coster (1827-1879) die Zeitschrift L'Uylenspiegel, journal des débats littéraires et artistiques, für die er bis 1857 Illustrationen schuf, meist Karikaturen. Nach der Verheiratung mit Charlotte Polet de Faveaux, der Tochter des Gerichtspräsidenten von Namur, lebte er abwechselnd in seiner Geburtsstadt und im Sommer auf Schloß Thozée bei Mettet, wo ihn auch zahlreiche Künstlerfreunde besuchten; später kamen noch Paris und Brüssel als ständig wechselnde Aufenthaltsorte hinzu. 1868 war er Mitbegründer der „Société des Beaux Arts". 1869 verliebte er sich in die Schwestern Léontine und Aurélie Duluc, zwei junge Modeschöpferinnen, mit denen er ab 1874 in Paris zusammenlebte und auch Kinder hatte. Reisen unternahm er in den nächsten Jahren an die Nordsee, nach Skandinavien, Ungarn und Spanien, in die Vereinigten Staaten und nach Nordafrika. 1888 wurde ihm der Orden der französischen Ehrenlegion verliehen. Rops hatte vor allem großen Erfolg als Illustrator, zuerst mit den Werken de Costers, dann arbeitete er auch für Baudelaire, mit dem er sich befreundete, sowie für J. Barbey d Aurevilly, St. Mallarmé, P. Verlaine, J. Péladan u.a.

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        The Prince and The Pauper, A Tale for Young People of All Ages

      Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, 1882. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 411 p. First U.S. Edition, actually published in December 1881, just after the London and Montreal editions. Mark Twain's first attempt at historical fiction, and which remains a favorite; it has been adapted numerous times into stage and screen productions. ***DESCRIPTION: Original dark green cloth with front and spine decorated in black and gilt, plain endpapers, frontispiece being an illustration of "the great seal", replete with black and white illustrations (per the title page, "with one hundred and ninety-two illustrations") inserted throughout the text; pagination: 411 pages include 7 pages of Notes at the end. ***CONDITION: Overall near fine, with a strong, square text block, solid hinges, straight corners with a minimum of rubbing, the interior is clean and bright, and it is entirely free of prior owner markings; the gilt on the front is still quite bright, with little to no rubbing on the front board. The head and tail of the spine do show some small tears, the corners are slightly rubbed, else fine. ***CITATION: McBride pp 70-72; Blanck 3402; BAL 3402. This copy has the text in the original uncorrected state (with "estate" on p. 124, "do not" on p. 263, and "reigned" on p. 362). (Also, the copyright page bears the primary Franklin Press imprint, but this is true of just about all copies.) The binding is in the second state, with two blank leaves at the rear and with the top central spine rosette a scant one-sixteenth inch below the decorative fillet. ***POSTAGE: International customers, please note that additional postage may apply, please contact seller for details. ***Swan's Fine Books is pleased to be a member of the ABAA, ILAB and IOBA and we stand behind every book we sell. Please contact us with any questions you may have, we are here to help.

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        Deseret News Supplement. Truth and Liberty. Salt Lake City, Utah Territory, Thursday, April 27, 1882 -- Constitution of the State of Utah

      Salt Lake City, Utah Territory: [Deseret News Company]. Very Good. 1882. Newspaper. Broadsheet having text on recto and verso, with leaf divided into three columns of text and measuring 21 1/4" tall by 14" wide. This is a supplement of the Deseret News. In very good condition, this newspaper supplement has moderate toning and soiling at bottom edge, left corner has a small piece missing, right corner has a minor dampstain, and moderate bleeding from text is apparent on recto. This supplement, issued by "Deseret News," contains the Constitution of the State of Utah from Articles I - XVII along with a column and a half of advertisements. Charles W. Penrose was editor from 1880 to 1892 and again from 1899 to 1907. "The Deseret News began as a weekly newspaper in Salt Lake City on June 15, 1850, just three years after the Mormon pioneers founded the city. Established by the Church under the direction of Brigham Young, the News has had uninterrupted publication to the present...From the beginning, the Deseret News has championed the U. S. Constitution and 'truth and liberty '" (Harold B. Lee Library, BYU) . ; 2 pp .

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        To the Gold Coast for Gold a Personal Narrative

      First edition. 2 vols. Folding maps & one plate. 8vo. Nineteenth century half calf.  xii, 354, 32ads.(Oct. 1882); vi, 381pp. London, 1883 [but

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        The butterflies of India, Burmah and Ceylon, 3 vol.

      - Calcutta Central Press, Calcutta, 1882/90 ;; in-8, relié frontispice couleurs, vii, 327 pp., 17 planches (1 à 17) ; frontispice, 332 pp., 7 planches (18 à 24) ; frontispice couleurs, xii, 503 pp., 5 planches dont 1 en couleurs (25 à 29) ; reliures de l'époque en demi-chagrin cerise, plats de percaline rouge, titrage doré, dates en queues. Très bon état, mais coiffes et mors légèrement frottés ! Bridges b4173, b11356, [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: M.J.B. S.A.S., Librairie TOP DUCK]
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        Armorial historique et généalogique des familles lorraines titrées ou confirmées dans leurs titres au XIXesiècle, renfermant les titres impériaux et royaux, les pairs héréditaires, les majorats, ainsi que les généraux, les préfets, les évêques qui commandèrent ou administrèrent cette province.

      1882 - Elboeuf, Chez l'auteur, 1882; grand in-4, VIII, 718pp, 1f pp., reliure d'éditeur, les grandes armes de Lorraine sont dans un double encadrement doré sur les plats, dos à nerfs, aigles et croix de Lorraine dorés dans les entres nerfs, toutes tranches dorées. Malgré quelques piqûres à quelques feuillets, bel exemplaire de ce classique de l'héraldisme lorrain.

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        Anleitung zur PHOTOGRAPHIE

      1882 - Anleitung zur PHOTOGRAPHIE für Amateure und Touristen mit Rücksicht aud den GELATINE-EMULSIONS-PROCESS von. Mit 1 Tafel in Lichtdruck, 1 Tafel in Photolithographie und in den Text gedruckten Holzschnitten. Wien und Leipzig. Verlag der Photographischen Correspondenz (Dr. E. Hornig). 1882. 4º, 216 x 145 mm., hol., puntas. 110 p. + dos láminas plegadas. Dibujos en texto. Very rare FIRST EDITION, FINE COPY. Ref: Bibliographie der Photographie / Bibliography of Photography. German.Frank Heidtmann, 03515. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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