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        A Wonderful Ghost Story, being Mr. H's Own Narrative reprinted from "All The Year Round", with Letters hitherto unpublished of Charles Dickens to the author respecting it.

      Griffith & Farrar, London 1882 - Softcover. Small octavo. (ii) 88pp. (+ 2pp. adverts.) Original pictorial wrappers. Adverts on inside covers, front and rear. A supposedly true ghost story with a truly mysterious twist. In September 1861 Charles Dickens published a supposedly true tale of a ghostly encounter, entitled "The Portrait Painter's Story," in his magazine "All the Year Round." Shortly after its publication, Dickens was contacted by the artist Thomas Frank Heaphy (1813-1873) who claimed that not only was he the chief protagonist of the story, but that Dickens had plagiarized his own autobiographical narrative. Dickens replied promptly, assuring Heaphy that he had not knowingly copied his work, but that he had heard the story told at a gathering at a friend's house and assumed that it was just an anonymous piece of lore in public circulation. He invited Heaphy to submit the manuscript of his account, which he did, and which Dickens found to be far superior to that which he had published. He therefore arranged for it to be published in the October 5 issue of "All the Year Round." Nine years after Heaphy's death in 1873 his widow collected the then unpublished letters from Dickens to her husband, and published them, along with his original story, under the title "A Wonderful Ghost Story." This was the first separate publication of the work. This copy has been well-preserved in a contemporary (19th century) custom-made double-slipcase; the book first fits into a thin card slipcase covered in marbled paper, which in turn fits into a slipcase designed as a half-leather faux-book, with beautiful gilt-tooled leather spine with pseudo-raised bands and leather corners over marbled paper boards. Curiously the lettering on the spine reads "Dickens's Works" and "A Wonderful Story" - suggesting that it was likely in the collection of a 19th century Dickens collector. The spine of the volume is a little creased and with a few short splits, wrappers slightly rubbed, minor chipping to corner of wrappers, page-edges lightly foxed & with a touch of foxing to a few pages. Still a solid, complete & internally-clean VG + copy of a book rarely seen in its original wrappers. Slipcases a little rubbed at extremities but otherwise VG+. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Weiser Antiquarian Books, Inc.]
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        RECORD OF ENGAGEMENTS WITH HOSTILE INDIANS within the Military Division of the Missouri, from 1868 to 1882.

      Washington: Government Printing Office, 1882. 112 pages of text including an index. Original printed paper wrappers with minor shelfwear and browning, in nice condition except for two pieces of clear tape at the bottom and top of the spine. The text is clean and unmarked. Howes S395; Rader 3180. Reprinted from the Chicago edition from the same year. The text is clean and unmarked.. Early edition. Paperback. Very good condition. Octavo (8vo).

      [Bookseller: Kurt Gippert Bookseller (ABAA)]
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        Contemporary Biography of California's Representative Men with Contributions from Distinguished Scholars and Scientists: Pacific States

      San Francisco, CA: A. L. Bancroft and Company, Publishers. Very Good+. 1882. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. B&W Illustrations; This book is a folio sized volume in a morocco leather binding with gilt lettering and decoration on the front cover and spine of the book. The leather has embossed decorations, gilt rules and five raised bands on the spine. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was likely issued without a dust jacket. The covers have some rubbing wear and beginning fraying to the spine ends and corners. The text pages are clean and bright. Illustrated throughout with full page plates with tissue-guards. The book includes biographies of 107 men who "represent" the Western US, specifically the West Coast including California, Oregon, Washington and Alaska; "to gather a compendium for preservation and reference the lives and portraits of those who have labored side by side in laying the foundations of human greatness upon the shores of the Pacific, is the object of this work. Included also, are essays by John Muir (the Glaciers and Snow Banners of California), John Le Conte (The Lakes of the Pacific Coast), and Caleb T. Fay (Alaska). " Includes a wonderful biography of Texas Ranger John C. "Jack" Hays (1817-1883) on page 62. Hays arrived in California in December 1849 and within five months he was elected sheriff (the first) of San Francisco. He retired in 1853 to begin his appointment as United States surveyor general of California (appointed by President Franklin Pierce) where he was one of the founders of the city of Oakland. " The essay by John Muir appears to be a first and possibly only appearance. .

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        Handbuch der allgemeinen und speciellen Chirurgie mit Einschluss der topographischen Anatomie, Operations- und Verbandlehre. Herausgegeben von (F.) Pitha und (Ch.A.Th.) Billroth.

      Erlangen bezw. Stuttgart, Enke, 1865-1882. - 4 in 19 Bänden + Atlasband. 8°. Mit 136 Stahlstichen und 52 lithographierten Umrisstafeln im Atlasband sowie 95 Tafeln und über 2000 Textholzschnitten in den Textbänden. Schwarze Orig.-Halblederbände mit goldgeprägten Rückentiteln und Rückenvergoldung. Hirsch.-H. I, 1542 und 4620. - Vollständiges Exemplar des umfangreichsten deutschen chirurgischen Werkes der 2. Hälfte des 19. Jahrhunderts. Von schönster Erhaltung. Komplett selten. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: EOS Buchantiquariat Benz]
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        Egyptian Obelisks

      privately printed, 1882. 1st. Hardcover. Good/None. Hardcover. large folio, maroon cloth with gilt stamping. Covers worn, especially corners. Internally clean. 187 pages plus 51 full-page plates: 32 artotypes, 18 engravings, 1 chromo-lithograph. Some plates with light foxing, small water stains to some margins. The author engineered the removal of Cleopatra's Needle from Alexandra, Egypt to Central Park in New York. Frontispiece portrait of William Vanderbilt who financed the acquisition of the monument. Scarce in original printing. Record # 410557

      [Bookseller: Monroe Street Books]
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        Tunison’s Descriptive Catalogue and Guide to Canvassers

      H.C. Tunison, Jacksonville, Illinois 1882 - Provides fascinating insights on how maps were sold door to door, and how the Tunison company operated. Early art nouveau decorative cover.12 mo., pictorial wrappers, 32pp. Numerous stamps of "J.M. Murray, Eastern Map Emporium, Elizabeth, New Jersey" indicating that Murray was "General Agent" for Tunison for the Northeast. Good condition.

      [Bookseller: Murray Hudson Maps, Globes & Books]
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        Manual of conchology, structural and systematic with illustrations of the species. Nassidae, Turbinellidae, Volutide, Mitridae. Vol. IV.

      Philadelphia, 1882, 8vo mezza pelle, titolo al dorso, con snodi, pp. 276 con 58 tav. lit.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Piani già' Naturalistica snc]
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        A fine photogravure portrait of Florence Eleanor Booth (1861-1957), wife of Bramwell Booth, Second General of The Salvation Army

      - The high-quality sepia-toned photogravure is printed on stiff card (external dimensions 217 x 255 mm, image size 139 x 190 mm). The wide margin beneath the image is inscribed and signed in ink: 'Yours, affectionately Florence E. Booth. The grace of Our Lord Jesus Christ be with your spirit. Gal[atians] VI 18'. Apart from light creases to two corner tips, the item is in fine condition. Florence Eleanor Soper became a Salvation Army convert in her late teens; in October 1882, 'shortly after her twenty-first birthday, Captain Florence Soper married Chief of the Staff Commissioner Bramwell Booth' (official Salvation Army website). They were married for forty-seven years and had seven children. Shortly before her first child turned one, Florence became involved in the Women's Social Work aspect of The Salvation Army, 'and by the time she relinquished leadership of the WSW in 1912, this spare time ministry of a single rescue home had expanded to more than forty social work centres, of varying types, spread across' England. On the death of his father, Salvation Army founder and General William Booth, in August 1912, Bramwell Booth succeeded him as the Second General, and 'as Mrs General Booth, Florence had to move on to other duties'. This charming portrait appears to date from about this time. Please use the 'Ask Bookseller a Question' link below to confirm availability and postage charges. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Michael Treloar Booksellers ANZAAB/ILAB]
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        Le Vatican et la basilique de Saint-Pierre de Rome

      A.Morel Paris 1882 - 2 volumes in-folio 61x46cm reliure demi-marocain de qualité. Illustré de nombreux plans d'architecture, de peintures. 264 illustrations, 24 chromolithographies. Contient entre autres: Cirque de Caligula et de Néron, Ancienne Basilique St-Pierre Basilique de St-Pierre, Cour des Loges, Chambres de Raphaël, Palais Pontifical, Villa Pia, Place St-Pierre, Cour du Belvedere.Bon état général. Vu le poids et la taille des volumes supplément pour l'expédition. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Joël Barès]
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        Sammlung klinischer Vorträge über Pylorusresection N 220

      Slg. klin. Vortr., 220. - Leipzig, Verlag von Breitkopf & Härtel, 1882, 8, 40 pp., und 2 lith. Tafeln mit 12 Abbildungen, orig. Broschur, Erstausgabe,praktisch verlagsfrische Erhaltung -- sehr wichtiges Dokument der Magenresektionsansätze VOR Billroth, Ludwig Rydygiers Arbeit, im Erstdruck, ist einer der interessantesten und wichtigsten Titel in der Bauchchirugie.

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        Third person Autograph letter to Arnold Royle (1819-1901, Queen of Great Britain)

      1882 - saying that "The Queen is thankful to hear the night was better - at least free from pain. How, exactly, did the accident happen? Are Leopd's rooms comfortable? Has he one or 2? And have you got cradle & crutches & carrying chair?", if not, "they shd. be sent for. If only he can just walk with crutches or sticks - the journey wd. be nothing.", she suggests that he should "arrive at Windsor, (London might be awkward on acct. [of] the arrival) on the 18th or 20th. Both wd. suit The Queen." she ends by instructing Royle, "Pray always write at once to Sir. Wm. when anything occurs: bad knees, fit or bleeding - He has saved the Pce.'s life so often & is so devoted to him - that he ought to know at once.", 3 sides 8vo., on black edged mourning paper, Osborne headed and monogrammed paper, 2nd February Sir William Jenner (1815-1898) English Physician, primarily remembered for having discovered the distinction between typhus and typhoid. Appointed Physician Extraordinary (1861) and Physician in Ordinary (1862) to Queen Victoria. Jenner played a large role in attempting to treat Prince Leopold for haemophilia from 1861 until his death, and it is quite likely that Jenner contributed to the cover-up of the Prince's disease. Arnold Royle was Surgeon in Ordinary to HRH Prince Leopold (George Albert, 1853-1884, 4th Son of Queen Victoria, Duke of Albany, a haemophiliac, died after an accident on 28th March in Cannes) and his personal physician from 1876 until the Prince's death from a cerebral haemorrhage in 1884, so he found himself caught between his strong-willed patient, determined to live an active life, and his equally strong-willed mother. Furthermore, the Queen evidently had somewhat limited faith in Royle and constantly wished him to defer to her favoured physician, Sir William Jenner as shown in this letter. Eventually, however, the medical skill and diplomatic aplomb with which Royle carried out his duties did gain acknowledgement from the Queen, who appointed him a Groom of the Privy Chamber in November 1884, some months after Prince Leopold's death. Within three months of this letter Prince Leopold and Princess Helena of Waldeck & Pyrmont were married at Windsor, on 27th April.

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        DESSINS DE VICTOR HUGO:LES TRAVAILLEURS DE LA MER

      1882 - In-folio reliure toile beige avec impressions en noir et rouge et filets d'encadrement avec un large chemise rouge à lacets renfermant le corps de l'ouvrage,format 31 x 38,5 cm.Ateliers de Reproductions Artistiques,Paris,1882.Edition originale numérotée,un des 70 sur papier Japon(celui porte le n°49,non paraphé),pas d'autres grand papier annonncé.6 feuillets dont 2 pages de texte(farde violette d'origine absente,sans gravité) suivi de 64 gravures sous serpentes dont la première en couleurs(avec quelques trous d'épingle sur un bord).Reliure un peu salie,2 coins frottés,pli en coin sur la dernière page de garde.Défauts minimes,bon état général,bel état intérieur,complet du texte et des gravures.Rare. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Bibliofolie]
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        Handbuch der allgemeinen und speciellen Chirurgie mit Einschluss der topographischen Anatomie, Operations- und Verbandlehre. Herausgegeben von (F.) Pitha und (Ch.A.Th.) Billroth.

      Erlangen bzw. Stuttgart, Enke, 1865-1882. - 4 Bände in 19 Bänden + Atlasband. 8°. Mit 136 Stahlstichen und 52 lithographierten Umrisstafeln im Atlasband sowie 95 Tafeln und über 2000 Textholzschnitten in den Textbänden. Schwarze Originalhalblederbände mit goldgeprägten Rückentiteln und Rückenvergoldung. Hirsch.-H. I, 1542 und 4620. - Vollständiges Exemplar des umfangreichsten deutschen chirurgischen Werkes der 2. Hälfte des 19. Jahrhunderts. Von schönster Erhaltung. Komplett selten.

      [Bookseller: Daniel Thierstein]
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        Franz von Lenbach: Orientalin (Originalzeichnung)

      1882 - Pastell auf Karton 94 x 63,5 cm Rechts unten signiert und datiert 1882 Literatur: - Boetticher, Friedrich von: Malerwerke des Neunzehnten Jahrhunderts. Bd. II., Leipzig 1941, S. 834, Nr. 57 "Junge Türkin": 1882 Bayerische Landesausstellung, Nürnberg - Mehl, Sonja, Franz von Lenbach in der Städtischen Galerie im Lenbachhaus München. München 1980, S. 183, Kat.-Nr. 374 "Tochter der Herodias" (mit Abb.): zur Beschäftigung Lenbachs mit dem Salome-Thema. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        An American dictionary of the English language: thoroughly revised and greatly enlarged and improved by C A Goodrich and Noah Porter with an appendix of useful tables ... also a new pronouncing biographical dictionary.

      Springfield: G. & C. Merriam, 1882. cover wear, front cover loose with minor separation from back strip.. 1852pp. Five (5) panel back strip. Webster's Unabridged Dictionary with Supplements. Presentation copy to "Mary C. Merriam" (partially worn/rubbed away) stamped on front cover. Fine leather binding with gilt and black stamping. Combed marble end papers and fore edge. Engraved frontispiece of Noah Webster and title page with Webster in his library on title page. Chromolithograph page with Arms of the States and Territories of the American Union In-text line drawn illustrations. Text block in excellent condition. Additional postage will be added, packaged weight 14 lbs.

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        John Wisden's Cricketers' Almanack for 1882 - 1882 Original Paperback Wisden, Facsimile Parts, Very Good

      1882. Hi, This lot is an Original 1882 Wisden Paperback with facsimile parts, The facsimile parts are the covers, the spine , the adverts (1page at the front , 3 at the back), other than that it is all Original. This is in Very Good+ condition, the facsimile parts are expertly made and the original content is amazingly clean , the pages are so white they are incredible. Tiny foxing to the odd page but amazing inside.

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        L'Éventail.

      A. Quantin, Paris 1882 - Gr.-8vo. Mit radiertem Verfasserportrait sowie Illustrationen von Paul Avril auf jeder Seite, teils getönt gedruckt. 3 Bl., 143 S. Dunkelgrünes Maroquin auf 5 Bünden m. goldgeprägt. Rückentitel, Stehkantenvergoldung, reich vergoldeten Innenkanten u. gewebten Seidenvorsätzen (signiert: Bruel). Goldschnitt. (Orig.-Deckel mit den farbig-goldenen Orig.-Illustrationen beigebunden). Erste Ausgabe (Druckvermerk: 1881). - Liebevoll gestaltete Kulturgeschichte des Fächers mit reizvollen Illustrationen des Édouard-Henri Avril (1849-1928) in einem herrlichen Handeinband. - Deckel m. leichten Kratzern, Rücken minimal aufgehellt. gr. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Düwal]
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        Deutscher Kinder-Kalender (später: Auerbach's Deutscher Kinder-Kalender, dann: Auerbachs Kinderfreund bzw. Auerbachs Kinder-Kalender) auf das Jahr 1883 (bis 1966). Eine Festgabe für Knaben und Mädchen jeden Alters. Begründet von August Berthold Auerbach, später herausgegeben von Julius Lohmeyer, Georg Bötticher, Adolf Holst, Albert Sixtus, Peter Holm und Paula Walendy. Jahrgang 1-75 (ohne 2) = 74 (statt 75) Jahrgänge in 74 Bänden.

      Berlin Expedition des "Deutschen Kinder-Kalenders" (A B Auerbach) später: Leipzig L Fernau und Düsseldorf Hoch-Verlag (-1965) 1882 - Mit 57 (statt 60) mehrfach gefalteten Spielbeilagen sowie zahlr. (teils farbigen) Tafeln und Textabb. 21 x 16 cm. Illustrierte Orig.-Einbände. (104). Bis auf einen Jahrgang komplette Folge der beliebten, langlebigen Reihe. Mit nahezu allen Spielbeilagen. - Vier Bände liegen als Ausgabe für die Schweiz bzw. für Österreich-Ungarn vor (Jahrgang 23, 24, 27 und 36). Die Jahrgänge 57-59 mit Originalumschlag, Jahrgang 18 liegt die Neujahrskarte des Verlages auf 1900 bei. - Mit unterschiedlichen Gebrauchs- und Altersspuren. Teilweise etwas fleckig und gelockert, selten mit Einträgen und Kolorierungen von Kinderhand, ganz wenige Blatt mit Eckabriss. Jahrgang 4 ist nachgebunden. Ein Rücken mit größerem Einriss, ein Kapital stabilisiert. 15 Beilagen mit Tesa geklebt, wenige andere mit kleineren Einrissen. - So vollständig sehr selten! - Eine Beigabe. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Sächsisches Auktionshaus & Antiquariat]
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        History of Queens County, New York, with Illustrations, Portraits, & Sketches of Prominent Families and Individuals

      W. W. Munsell & Co. 1882 - 576 p, ill, map of Long Island. Quarto. Original brown boards, gilt. Rebacked in modern brown cloth. All edges gilt. Dampstain to rear board resulting in light discoloration. Two small tears to middle fold on map. A very good copy. A history of Queens as a county prior to its incorporation in 1898 as a New York Borough, including what is now Nassau County. Queens is the easternmost and largest in area of the five boroughs of New York City. It is geographically adjacent to the borough of Brooklyn at the southwestern end of Long Island, and to Nassau County further east on Long Island. This is an oversized or heavy book, that requires additional postage for international delivery outside the US. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Sequitur Books]
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        Under the Sunset

      London: Sampson, Low, Marston, Searle, and Rivington, 1882. First edition. With 33 illustrations by W. Fitzgerald and W.V. Cockburn, including six inserted engraved plates. 1 vols. 8vo. Original cream vellum titled in red and gilt, boards with red and gilt rule borders, a.e.g. Spine toned, some soiling, rippling to lower board, short start in front board. Very good. First edition. With 33 illustrations by W. Fitzgerald and W.V. Cockburn, including six inserted engraved plates. 1 vols. 8vo. First Book of Fiction. Dalby 3(a)

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        Lancashire County Cricket Club: Full Scores And Bowling Analyses Of All Matches Played By The County From . 1864, When The First Match Was Played By Lancashire .

      Manchester: Heywood 1882 - Covers all matches played by the county from 1864 to the end of the 1881 season. This is the second of three editions which took the story up to 'The Memorable Year of 1881', the other two published in 1881 and 1883. Second Edition. Small 8vo. 181pp + [6]. Handsomely rebound in quarter leather, raised bands and gilt titles to spine.  Marbled boards. Original printed wrappers bound in. One page (147-8) in facsimile. An excellent copy of a Lancashire rarity. [Padwick, 2273]

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        John Wisden's Cricketers' Almanack for 1882 - 1882 Original Paperback Wisden. VG Cond (New Spine)

      1882. Hi, This lot is an 1882 Original Paperback Wisden. It has had the Original Spine Paper relaid and so can't really be called 100% Original but it is in fabulous condition. A very nice example of an old book. The book has fabulous covers, a tiny amount of wear to the edge of the rear cover but otherwise these are superb covers, new spine (hard to tell) and the book is very tightly bound. Internally nice and clean , very white and hardly any spotting. A super book.

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        Samuel Palmer a Memoir. Also a Catalogue of his Works. and an Account of the Milton Series of Drawings, by L.R. Valpy.

      - London: Fine Arts Society, 1882. Small folio, pictorial title-page, ii, 105, 1 (list of Palmer's etchings)pp. With 14 (of 15) plates and nine woodcuts printed from the original blocks. Original quarter roan and cloth boards lettered in gilt, rather worn. The frontispiece original etching is lacking. First edition, a rare and important book here sadly lacking the original frontispiece etching "Christmas," or "Folding the Last Sheep". Valuable nonetheless for the original woodcuts, the illustrations, and the fine photographic portrait print of Palmer. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: John Windle Antiquarian Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Quiet Pets - Alma-Tadema, 1882.

      QUIET PETSEts uit 1882 van de hand van Charles Murray, naar het schilderij (Opus CCXXX) van Lourens Alma-Tadema. Later met de hand gekleurd. H x B: 21,5 x 14,2 cm.Een dame voert sla baadjes aan haar huisdieren, twee schildpadden. Afbeeldingen van levende dieren in Alma-Tadema?s werk zijn ongebruikelijk. Het tijgervel waarop de dame zit, was daarentegen een attribuut dat in zijn voorstellingen veel voorkomt. Hij had het in zijn atelier liggen en drapeerde het over een stoel of model.Prijs: ?950,- (incl. lijst).

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        The Innocents Abroad

      London: Chatto & Windus, 1882 - Bound in bright red polished calf by Bayntun; morocco title labels; all edges gilt; front and back cover cloth bound in at the rear; very slightly rubbing; very attractive. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Peter L. Stern & Co., Inc., A.B.A.A.]
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        Works of Jane Austen

      Bentley, London 1882 - Series of 5 published by Bentley. London. 1880-1882. Northanger Abbey Emma Mansfield Park Pride and Prejudice Sense and Sensibility Each bound in matching contemporary green half calf. A very good set from a Dunedin school [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Anah Dunsheath RareBooks ABA ANZAAB ILAB]
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        Asie Mineure

      

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        Blason General y Nobleza del Universo.

      Madrid, Librería de M. Murillo, 1882. - in-4. XVI. XXIVff. 34ff. Plein maroquin rouge, dos a nerfs richement orné, double filet doré encadrant les plats et monogramme doré au centre du plat supérieur, tranches dorées (reliure de l'époque). Précieux exemplaire, imprimé sur peau de vélin et somptueusement relié en maroquin, de la réimpression de 1882 de ce magnifique incunable héraldique illustré de 39 gravures. Elle ne fut tirée qu'à à 102 exemplaires (dont 100 sur papier vergé et 2 sur peau de vélin). On ne sait presque rien sur l'auteur Pedro de Gracia Dei, né vers 1469, mort en 1530, à qui l'on attribue également des poésies. On le croit galicien et il fut peut-être Roi d'Armes, expert en héraldique et en généalogie des familles nobles. Superbe reliure de l'époque en maroquin rouge. Très bel exemplaire. Palau, 106731. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Von Zürich durch Sibirien nach China im Jahr1903. Privates Typoscript (hektographiert).

      4, 125 einseitig beschriebene Bl., 24 eingeklebten Orig.-Photographien, Kart., Min berieben, tadell. Vermutlich sind nicht mehr als 5 Exemplaren abgezogen worden. - Henri [Heinrich] I. Burckhardt (vermutlich *1882) wuchs in Schirmensee/Feldbach auf und lebte in Zürich. Aufgrund des Textes muss er wohl im Seidenhandel tätig gewesen sein. In Lyon erhielt er den Ruf nach Shanghai. In diesem Text den er seiner Mutter widmete beschreibt er auf unterhatsame Weise die lang Zugreise von Zürich über Warschau, Moskau bis Port Arthur. Von dort ging es per Schiff SS Mongolia nach Shanghai.Die meisten Photographien stammen von Mitreisenden M. Jaquet, Paris. und zeigen Impressionen der Landschaften. 4 Bilder zeigen Shanghai.

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        Zeitschrift für Menschenkenntnis und Schicksalsforschung. 2. Jhg. 1927, Heft 1-12 [kmpl.].

      264 S., mit einer doppels. Taf. (in 4/5, Sonderheft über Guido von List), Gr.-8, O-Papier (Hefte) Aus dem Inhalt: Inhalt: Berhard v. Clairvaux: Ariosophische Richtschnur Lanz v. Liebenfels: Für die Leser u. Mitarbeiter Lanz v. Liebenfels: Guido v. List, eine ariosophische Studie (siehe dazu Hieronimus 321 u. 322) Robert Brotz: Graphologische Studie über G. v. List A. Wolf-Wolfsberg: Guido v. List, der Skalde, Seher u. Forscher Robert Brotz: Über den geistigen Sinn der Schrift Meister Amalarich: Die Kabbalistik der Namen Georg Hauerstein: Lanz-Liebenfels Rassenwertigkeitsindex Fr. Dietrich [Theodor Czepl]: Zur Frage des "Deutschen Glaubentums" (u.a. mit dem Begriff "Selbstentjudung") Guido v. List: Ein Faust Paul Horn: Liebe-Geist-Seherschaft W. Tordani v. Szügy: Inwiefern gehören die Ungarn zur arioheroiden Rasse (Wie ich mit Lanz v. Liebenfels bekannt wurde) Edmund v. Wecus: Die Hundschaft der alten Deutschen Paul Horn: Merkwürdige Übereinstimmung Robert H. Brotz: Schrift u. Rasse Ernst Tiede: Wer hat es sie gelehrt? Friedbert Asboga: Astrologie u. Heilpflanzen Herbert Reichstein: Edda / Bhagavad-Gita / Buch der Psalmen teursch Th. v. Hertesburg: Anleitung zum Pendeln. - Herbert Reichstein (1882-1944) war u.a. Verleger von Lanz von Liebenfels u. brachte, neben der "Ariosophischen Bibliothek", auch eigenen Publikationen heraus. 1925 hatte er sich selbst zum Direktor der "Deutschen Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Menschenkenntnis und Menschenschicksal" ernannt, welche "eine Organisation für gegenseitige Hilfe und ein Arbeitsforum für alle Okkultisten sein [sollte], die sich mit charakterologischen und hellseherischen Wissenschaften in rassischem Zusammenhang beschäftigen, einschließlich Astrologie, Graphologie, Phrenologie, Psycho-Physiognomie und Handlesekunst (Chiromantie)" (Goodrick-Clarke, S. 148). Das Projekt stand auf der Basis einer rassistischen Weltanschauung, derzufolge sich die Mitglieder der Gesellschaft als Arier betrachteten u. sich der Förderung der rassischen Reinheit verpflichteten. - Ein Heft leicht angeknickt, ein weiteres mit Anstreichungen tlw. mit kl. Randläsuren tlw. unbeschnitten tls. durchgerostete Klammern, sonst gute Expl.

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        The Illustrated London News. Complete bound volume for 1882. Volumes LXXX-LXXXI.

      Illustrated London News, London 1882 - "Olga Watson Memorial Library" rubber stamp on endpapers and page edges. No other library markings. Hinges broken internally, but exterior leather joints in good strong condition. Moderate loss of leather at corners of boards. Chip to rear free endpaper. Horizontal creasing to leaves in March 25 1882 issue. 5" by 2 1/2" chip to lower inner corners of pages 257-264 in Sept 2 1882 issue, with loss of text. Pages clean with very little foxing. Minor staining to fore page edges.; Volumes LXXX (January to June 1882) and LXXXI (July to December 1882) bound in one. (628), 700 pages. Half leather binding. Possibly these issues were printed for the foreign market, as "Foreign Postage" is printed at the head of the title page for each issue, and beneath the title "The Illustrated London News" on each issue is printed "Registered at the General Post-Office for Transmission Abroad". The price on the title page of each issue is sixpence, or "By Post, 6 1/2D". There are no supplements present in this voume, although one or two supplements are called for on the title page of most issues. [NB: Standard postage rates only will be charged for this large 6.5kg volume, i.e. no additional postage will be requested.]; Ex-Library; Folio [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The LETTERS Of CHARLES DICKENS Edited by his Sister-in-Law and Eldest Daughter In Two [Three] Volumes

      London: Chapman & Hall, 1882. 1st edition, all. Original purple cloth elaborately stamped in gilt & black (professionally rebacked). All volumes with original spine laid down, with Vol III having some stamping lost at bottom. A VG set.. 3 volumes (ix, [3], 463; [4], 464; [4], 308 pp). Index in Vols II & III. 8vo.

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        The LETTERS Of CHARLES DICKENS. Edited by his Sister-in-Law and Eldest Daughter. In Two [Three] Volumes

      London: Chapman & Hall, 1882. 1st edition, all. Original purple cloth elaborately stamped in gilt & black (professionally rebacked). All volumes with original spine laid down, with Vol III having some stamping lost at bottom. A VG set.. 3 volumes (ix, [3], 463; [4], 464; [4], 308 pp). Index in Vols II & III. 8vo.

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        The Ingoldsby Legends or Mirth and Marvels by Thomas Ingoldsby Esquire [pseud]. Carmine Edition

      London: Richard Bentley & Son, 1882 - 8vo, later full red morocco by Bumpus, elaborate gilt decorated spine, gilt lettering, a.e.g. Frontis, engraved title and 19 plates after Cruikshank, Leech and Barham's self portrait. First published in 1840-47, Barham's Ingoldsby Legends went through countless editions in the 19th century. This one is handsomely bound by Bumpus of Oxford. A later edition of this Victorian classic. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        HISTORICAL AND BIOGRAPHICAL ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF DELAWARE.

      Wilmington: Aldine Publishing and Engraving Co. 1882. thick 4to. original full leather stamped in blind, all edges gilt. (ii), 572 pages. B1-1493, Historical sketches of various aspects of Delaware life by W.W. Taylor, N.B. Smithers, George P. Fisher, James H. Groves and Henry C. Conrad followed by individual chapters on different church histories by such authorites as Bishop Alfred Lee. Separate chapters devoted to "Public Improvements and Industries" followed by a large number of biographical sketches of individual Delawareans. Filled with illustrations of buildings and Delaware scences and portraits of people. Covers rubbed especially along hinges. Old ownership inscription from Dover, Delaware resident on first blank page.

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        Paddle and Portage, From Moosehead Lake to the Aroostook River, Maine

      Boston: Estes and Lauriat, 1882. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good. Inscribed by the author. First edition, 1882. Pictorial brown cloth hardcover with gilt titles on the front cover and on the spine, floral endpapers, 148 pp., illustrated, folding map in rear pocket, clean unmarked text, Very Good copy, tide-mark dampstaining or discoloration to the very top of most pages, minor creasing or tearing to a few pages, light rubbing or wear to the edges of the covers including minor splitting or fraying at the tips, no dust jacket. We have housed the book in mylar. Signed and inscribed by Steele on the first blank.

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