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        The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. With engravings on wood from designs of Fra Angelicop, Pietro Perugino, Francesco Francia, Lorenzo di Credi, Fra Bartolommeo, Titian, Raphael, Gaudenzio Ferrari, Daniel di Volterra, and others.

      Longmans, Green, and Co, London. 1883 - Reissue of the scarce 1864 edition. Quarto. pp xvi, 540. Initial letters and all decorative portions designed or drawn on wood by Henry Shaw, and the figure illustrations drawn and engraved under his supervision. A lavish production, each page of text having elaborate decorative borders. Numerous full-page illustrations. Patterned endpapers gilt. All edges gilt. To say the binding is ornate would be to understate the case: the intricately floral design on the brown cloth is blocked in black, sky blue and gilt; bevelled edges. Binders' ticket on rear pastedown of Simpson & Renshaw.A hint of foxing here and there. Head and tail of spine slightly rubbed. Near fine. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Schweiz I. Sklidringer Og Billeder. Efter Woldemar Kadens Text Og Carl v. Friesens Svenske Bearbejdelse. Med 200 Illustrationer af Bauernfeind, Alex. og Arthur Calame, Franz og Paul Meyerheim, Fr. Specht, Benj. Vautier og Flere Kunstnre.

      Kjobenhavn, Forlagsbureauet I Kobenhavn, 1883,. in-folio, 2 ff. + 288 p., richem. ill. avec des gravures sur bois, date et envoi (par un ancien proprietaire) sur ff. de titre, reliure en demi-cuir du XXe, dos a 5 nerfs avec ornements et titre dore, avec coins, plats couvert de papier dominote, tres bel exemplaire reliure signee 'Forg: Hagel Olsen'.. Tres rare traduction danoise de l'ouvrage de Woldemar Kaden (traduit de l'allemand gothique en anglais par 'Raden') dans une superbe reliure. L'ouvrage est introuvable dans les bibliotheques suisses.Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. cf. Perret 2415 (Premiere edition en allemand de 1877). Perret ne connait pas cette traduction.

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        Le capitaine Burle EDITION ORIGINALE ENVOI AUTOGRAPHE

      Paris: Charpentier, 1883. Fine. Charpentier, Paris 1883, 12x19cm, relié. - Edition on current paper. Bound in half red shagreen, spine with five nerves, when the tail a bit split into top and bottom 2cm, flat marbled paper, lower corners bumped, guards and contreplats of handmade paper, blankets with small angular gaps retained. Autograph signed by the author journalist Henri Morel. Some small foxing. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale sur papier courant. Reliure en demi chagrin rouge, dos à cinq nerfs, date en queue, un mors fendu en tête et en pied sur 2cm, plats de papier marbré, coins inférieurs émoussés, gardes et contreplats de papier à la cuve, couvertures comportant de petits manques angulaires conservées. Envoi autographe signé de Emile Zola au journaliste Henri Morel. Quelques petites rousseurs.

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        NOTES On The PRACTICE Of PHYSIC [spine label title]

      (n. p.), (n. d.). Ca. late 18th C. / very early 19th C.. Period brown quarter leather binding with marbled paper boards, with professionally restored front joint. Average binding wear. Toning to paper consistent with aging. 1883 presentation inscription to Melrose (?) or Ambrose Bowden 1883. A Good item.. [2 (Index to volume)], 418 pp. Over 410 pages with mss notes. ~ 20 lines per page, 5 words per line [with space on each page for marginalia, of which occasionally is found]. With marginalia, ~ 43000 words. 7-1/4" x 5-3/4" Volume with ownership signature of one John Walker, believed to be Dr John Walker who "undertook a conventional course of study, spending three years at Guy's Hospital, with a brief visit to Paris in 1797. He reportedly spent time in Edinburgh in 1799-1800, although he did not matriculate at the university. Walker graduated MD from Leiden University in 1799, and later published his thesis on the function of the heart and blood vessels. He became a licentiate of the Royal College of Physicians, London, in 1812, and was for a long time member of the Physical Society of Guy's Hospital." [ODNB]. The mss volume contanins several mentions of a Dr. Gregory, hence one presumes Walker was, perhaps, a student of Dr Gregory. Dr. John Gregory (1724 - 1773, also John Gregorie), was an 18th C. Scottish physician, medical writer & moralist. Gregory also published Elements of the Practice of Physic (1772), which investigated the nosology of disease and the diseases of children. Elements of the volume: the author mentions a certain disease prevalent in "man of war and slave ships", as well as Dr.'s Cullen and Sydenham [amongst others]. Page 1 begins with intermittent fevers. "Mercury is sometimes given in large doses by West India practitioners who consider it always effectual when it affects the mouth." Other topics include [with quoted examples from the notes]: Synocha Synochus "The physician ought on no account sit down in the bed side or assist in any of the office of a nurse both for his own sake and of those who he may have occasion to visit" "Dr Gregory never allows more than a single blanket to cover the patient" "Wine and water and towards the end jelly of calves feet" Yellow fever "In Philadelphia as the weather cools the patients become affected with something like pneumonia" Inflammations "Dr Gregory thinks that pure dropsy bears some affinity to the inflammatory state" Gangrene " in this country we often observe a great tendency to gangrene in typhus" Gastritis Hepatitis Nephritis Rheumatismus Podagra ("small beer may be used in moderate quantity when the stomach has no tendency to acidity") "The powder of rhubarb with magnesia useful both as a tonic..," "Cold bathing remedy may be used by young persons but not by old" Erysipelas "Chiefly the disease of the decline of life" "If the patient is much exhausted wine and bark should be employed" Variola Small Pox "The Peruvian bark recommended by Cullen often proves useful" Inoculations "The time of teething should likewise be avoided" Morbilli -"after inoculation a vegetable diet with gentle purging should be employed" Hemorrhagia "Cold water thrown into the rectum useful" "opiates are useful" Phthisis "riding on horseback was much recommended by Sydenham even in the worst cases" "Cullen thinks the hectic fever proceeds from the acrimony of the matter produced" "Women with child are apt to die of hectic" "Dr Gregory has no faith in breath in certain gases" "Dr Gregory only gives myrrh as a placebo" Hemorrhois "Will sometimes arrive at the size of a goose egg" Menorrhagia " the worst case.. Produced by using force in separating the placenta prematurely" Amenorrhea "Electricity when applied directly to the pelvis in sparks or small shocks will Sometimes produce an immediate effect" "Mercury recommended in this disease by Dr. Friend supposed to act by its weight - may destroy the fetus in utero or cause abortion" Cattarrhus "The fever attending the contagious Cattarrhus remarkably severe and universal in 1782, an instance was related to Dr Gregory by an officer of the Narsonable (?) of 64 ---?---when out if 500 men only 25 could keep the ? In 24 hours from the contagious being brought on board which was by an Admiral by ?" "Bleeding may be necessary to prevent pneumonia or blisters" Dysenteria "The diet should be chiefly milk and vegetables" "Worms by causing a long and violent diarrhea may be the cause of dysentery" "Army encampments in low and marshy ground are peculiarly subject to this disease" "Generally abroad men of war ships and slave ships" Neuroses Apoplexia (stroke) "Long continued excitation as laughing crying singing or playing a wind instrument or violent exciting .." "Drunkeness nearly resembles a fit of apoplexy as hard to be distinguished from it" "Heating aromatic medicines as the various tinctures may in place of removing the disease hasten it on" Dr Gregory has observed this disease more frequently in winter than in the summer" "Small beer highly useful for keeping the bowels open" "Tobacco frequently very injurious to some patients" "Blood cutting should be employed from the jugular veins" "Dr Gregory has great faith in friction with the flesh brush or dry flannel cloths which have been impregnated with styrax or mastich" {used to exfoliate and promote circulation} "Electricity in many cases found very useful" Hydrocephalus "Opiates by procuring sleep may be useful" "Was not generally known in this country before 1740" " in the cure we must must decrease the flow of blood to the head by topical or general VS cup and Leeches" "Fumes of tobacco blown into the rectum apt to produce extreme nausea" Syncope "Posture may induce syncope in convalescence" Dyspepsia "The use of fermented or distilled liquors or water impregnated with certain vegetables may be extremely hurtful and apt to produce dyspepsia" "Exercise on either horseback or foot should be freely used" Tetanus "Well known in Gibralter" " Dr. Rush has given the Peruvian bark and wine with success with tetanus" "Blood letting and .... Are seldom to be tried never giving relief and often aggravating the disease" Epilepsia " in some cases.. The patient will whirl about with amazing rapidity before he falls" Other topics found herein: Hysteria Choria Raphamea Asthma Dysponea Colica Cholera Diarrhea Diabetes Hydrophobia Hydrops Hydrothorax Ascites Jaundice These mss medical volumes, which provide an invaluable look at the state of medicine during the time compiled, are becoming scarce in the trade.

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        Svenskt boklexikon. Åren 1830-1865. I-II.

      - Stockholm, Hjalmar Linnströms förlag 1883-84. (Tryckt 1867-84). 4:o. (4),995,(1);(4),996 s. Ombunden i fyra svarta halvskinnband med fem upphöjda bind. Marmorerade snitt (ursprungliga). Volym två lite nött vid ryggens huvud och på två bind, i övrigt fina exemplar. 27 x 19 cm.[#\6480]

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        HISTORIA DE LAS PERSECUCIONES POLÍTICAS Y RELIGIOSAS, OCURRIDAS EN EUROPA DESDE LA EDAD MEDIA HASTA NUESTROS DÍAS. 1ª edición de gran lujo ilustrada con profusión de magníficas láminas abiertas en acero, debidas al buril de los más célebre artistas de Ingalterra, Francia y España. Obra única en su género. GALERÍA POLÍTICA FILOSÓFICA Y HUMANITARIA, imparcial y concienzudamente escrita, recopilada de las historias de todas las naciones de Europa, de las de sus religiones, sectas, escuelas y partidos, revoluciones, reacciones y procesos y tribunales célebres, publicadas por los más sabios filósofos, estadistas, é historiadores de todas las épocas, y de los documentos que se encuentran en las principales bibliotecas de Europa, por. VI volúmenes

      1883 - Barcelona. Imprenta y Librería de Salvador Manero. 1863-1866. Seis volúmenes. O.C. 4º mayor, xix-944pp-2h-13 láminas, 846pp-1h-12 láminas, 1017pp-1h-12 láminas, 982pp-1h-12 láminas, 1206pp,1h-12 láminas, 1104pp-1h-12 láminas. Con un total de 73 grabados calcográficos en láminas aparte. Encuadernación época holandesa piel puntas, hierros dorados en lomera. Exlibris estampillado, señal de óxido generalizada y algunas hojas y láminas oscurecidas. En general tratamos un buen ejemplar, sólido y completo. Magna, interesante y exhaustiva obra en la que se relatan las diferentes persecuciones por causas políticas y religiosas que sufrió el ser humano, desde la Edad Media hasta el s. XIX. Relata tanto la persecución, tortura o muerte por parte de la Inquisición a las diferentes corrientes del cristianismo -jesuitas en el Nuevo Mundo, protestantes, anabaptistas- como la expulsión de los moriscos, los judíos, gnósticos, magos, hechiceros. Fernando Garrido Tortosa, Cartagena, 1821-1883. Revolucionario español, uno de los principales propagandistas del socialismo en el siglo XIX. Atraído por las ideas socialistas que bullían en el París de la revolución de 1848, fundó el periódico, La Organización del Trabajo, defensor de las doctrinas de Fourier, suprimido por Narváez. Comenzó una actividad incansable de propagador de las nuevas ideas, organizando periódicos de vida efímera y publicando folletos de propaganda de estilo claro y vehemente. Por su escrito Defensa del socialismo estuvo preso en Madrid bastante tiempo, saliendo de la prisión para el destierro, estableciéndose en Londres. Volvió a España en 1854, donde su defensa de Espartero le valió de nuevo la cárcel, pronto absuelto gracias a Castelar. Publicó entonces el periódico Las Barricadas, del que aparecieron 28 números, y un opúsculo en el que defendía la República Federal, de la que vino a ser uno de sus primeros propagandistas, que le valió nuevo destierro, esta vez en Lisboa. Vuelto a Barcelona se le atribuyó una proclama contra Isabel II, por lo que tuvo que ganar de nuevo la frontera, volviendo a Londres, y permaneciendo en el extranjero hasta la revolución de septiembre. En ese periodo de gran actividad publicó El socialismo y la democracia ante sus adversarios (con prólogo de Mazzini), La España contemporánea, Historia de las persecuciones políticas y religiosas, Historia de las asociaciones obreras, Historia de los crímenes del despotismo y La humanidad y sus progresos, libro condenado por el Obispo de Barcelona y que le valió la excomunión eclesiástica. A su regreso publicó El último Borbón, y dos años después, Historia de las clases trabajadoras. Cada día más radicalmente socialista, inició la publicación en Madrid del periódico La revolución social, que le llevó de nuevo a la cárcel y al refugio en Lisboa. Diputado por Cádiz en las Cortes de 1869, por Sevilla en las de 1872, e intendente general de Filipinas en 1873, al proclamarse la República. Exiliado con posterioridad en Lisboa y París, pudo volver a España, donde todavía publicó varios libros. Muere Córdoba en 1883. CCPB000197141. Palau. 100248. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Voyage of The Jeannette. The Ship and Ice Journals of George E. De Long, Lieutenant-Commander U.S.N., and Commander of the Polar Expedition of 1879-1881. 2 volume set

      London Kegan Paul, Trench and Company 1883. G : in Good condition without dust jacket. Cover rubbed with soome outer joint and spine end wear. Some cracks at inner hinges. Contents firm. Ex.-lib. Cruising Association First Edition in Great Britain Red/gilt hardback cloth pictorial cover 250mm x 150mm (10" x 6"). 911pp. Steel Portrait, maps, and many illustrations on wood and stone.

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        Un MAÎTRE D'ARME sous la Restauration.

      Motteroz 1883 - In-8 carré ( 225 X 170 mm ) de 194 pages, demi-basane noisette, dos à nerfs orné de fleurons dorés, les fragiles couvertures de vélin ainsi que le dos sont conservés, non-rogné ( larges témoins conservés ). Vignettes et culs-de-lampe Edition originale, 1 des 39 exemplaires numérotés sur vélin à la forme avec double épreuve du portrait en frontispice. Couverture et dos restaurés et remontés, anciennes traces claires d'humidité sans gravité sur quelques feuillets. Agréable exemplaire, grand de marges enrichi d'un envoi autographe signé de VIGEANT. Escrime duel [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        Autograph Letter, signed, to Mrs. Ord, the widow of General E.O.C. Ord

      Havana, 1883. 6 pp., in ink, on letterhead of the Consulate-General of the United States. Slight toning, overall, near fine. In brown cloth chemise. 6 pp., in ink, on letterhead of the Consulate-General of the United States. The Death of General Ord. Adam Badeau (1831-1895), author of several books* and a former Civil War officer who served under General Grant in the Wilderness and Appomatox campaigns, was serving as the Consul-General in Havana when the distinguished Union General, E.O.C. Ord (Oct. 18, 1818 - July 22, 1883), died there of the yellow fever he had contracted while working on the Mexican Southern Railroad - owned, ironically, by Ulysses S. Grant and Jay Gould, In this moving letter of condolence to Ord's widow. Badeau conveys the details of Ord's final hours in Havana, and ends with this fine tribute to General Ord: "I need not say, dear Mrs. Ord, how my heart bleeds for you, struck down as you are by this sudden and irreparable loss. I can only offer you my sympathy, for consolation would be a mockery. But it must be a mournful satisfaction to you to know that here in a strange land his name and services to his own country were recognized, not only by us who had known him personally, and me who had served by his side, and known his military and individual virtues, his patriotism, his distinction, his amiability, his probity, his honor; but by strangers and citizens here. Everyone, official and unofficial expressed the greatest regard and regret for this gallant soldier dying on his way home, and the greatest commiseration for his widowed orphans deprived just when they were expecting his return, of their protector and guardian and dearest friend." *THE VAGABOND, a collection of essays (New York, 1859) MILITARY HISTORY OF ULYSSES S. GRANT (3 vols., 1867-'81) ; and CONSPIRACY: A CUBAN ROMANCE (1885) ; ARISTOCRACY IN ENGLAND (1886); and GRANT IN PEACE (1886).

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        Mrs. Gilpin's Frugalities: Remnants, and 200 ways of using them

      Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1883 - Whimsical full-color pictorial paper-covered boards backed with red cloth, all edges stained red, illustrated pastedowns, in the publisher's illustrated paper dust-wrapper; xv, [1], 102, [2] (ads). Boards rubbed, especially at the corners (boards showing) and spine tips (fraying), front hinge starting, foxing to the prelims and terminals, but still cheerful and bright; the jacket is browned and heavily chipped along all the edges, and at the spine ends and corners, rear flap nearly detached. Early children's-book jacket, with ads for three other Scribner's titles on the front and rear flaps and rear panel [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        CRAWHALL'S CHAP-BOOK CHAPLETS

      Field & Tuer, Ye Leadenhalle Press, &. C. 1883 - Limited edition in original pictorial boards, rebacked with original spine laid-on. 242pp plus advertiements; 8 parts bound in 1. Hand-coloured woodcut illustrations with original wrappers for individual parts bound in (two with loss to lower corner). Prospectus for "Olde Ffrendes with Newe Faces" bound in to rear. Soiling to boards with surface loss to corners; repair to spine. One of Crawhall's most ambitious works with hand-coloured woodcuts on nearly every page. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Prinz Friedrich Karl im Morgenlande. Dargestellt von seinen Reisebegleitern.

      Frankfurt/ O Trowitzsch und Sohn (ca ); 1883 - EA; ca 39x30 cm; illustr. Titelblatt, IV (2), 240 Seiten mit zahlreichen Holzstichillustrationen (teils auf Tafeln); Originalhalbledereinband mit Rckenschild und Deckeltitel (Einband leicht bestoáen und minimal fleckig, ersten zwei und letzten zwei Bl„tter etwas stockfleckig, die Tafeln teils meist am Rand geringfgig stockfleckig [durch die transparenten Deckbl„tter, ihre Entfernung ist anzuraten, da sie keinerlei praktischen Nutzen haben]; sonst guter Zustand) Die Reise fhrte von Žgypten ber den Sinai ins Heilige Land und nach Syrien, dann ber Griechenland zurck. 0,000 gr. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        ALBUM ESTAMPES FLEURS ET OISEAUX. FLOWERS AND BIRDS.

      1883, livre accordéon de 25 estampes en couleurs au format oban 36 x 24 cms regroupant 50 oiseaux, par couple, en leurs milieux naturels , saison printemps / été. Les estampes, sur papier de murier, sont doublées de papier fin, les plats sont détachés et un peu salis, les estampes sont en bel état de fraicheur. BAREI KONO (1844 - 1895), illustrateur de livres japonais, essentiellement dans la représentation des oiseaux et des fleurs de l'ère MEIJI, professeur il dirigera une école d'art à Kyoto, à partir de 1880.

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        De skandinaviske Landbrugsplanter fremstillede efter Afbildninger af "Flora Danica".

      1883 1883 - Kbhvn. 1883. Med 212 kolorerede kobberstik. Fol. 6 s. + tavler. + 2 sider. Priv. hlvldr., fals med brugsspor. Bindet sign. Anton Larsen. Ekspl. har tilhørt Markfrøkontoret.Contp. half calf, joints partly broken. * A reissue of "Flora Danica", original, as far as it was done with the original plates just after the whole work was finished. It contains all the agricultural plants from the work. All 212 plates are in fine contemp. handcolouring.

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        The New Forest, Its History and Its Scenery

      London: Henry Sotheran & Co., 1883. First edition. Thick quarto. Bound in full green morocco by Zaehnsdorf with elaborate gilt leaf pattern and border motif on both covers and spine, patterned gold textured endpapers. LARGE PAPER COPY, LIMITED TO 50 COPIES ONLY (copy #11) WITH PROOFS ON JAPAN VELLUM. The scarce Large Paper issue with twelve superb etching on special paper by Heywood sumner and 63 illustrations by Walter Crane (engraved by W. J. Linton). Folding map on p. 276 in fine condition. A classic treatise on the area of pasture land southeast of London, its history, topography and description, all supported by wonderful illustration by Sumner and Crane. Heavy circular marks in the both covers, spine faded, internally some browntoning on the thick handmade acidic paper as nearly always found, else near fine internally. Extremely scarce Large Paper Copy.

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        Ein neuer Androklus". Ein Löwe leckt sich genußvoll sein Maul, nachdem er mehrer hohe Offiziere gefressen, deren Überreste Knochen, Stiefel, Epauletten etc. vor ihm auf dem Boden liegen. Im Hintergrund bringt eine bewaffnete Streitmacht Kanonen vor der Stadt München in Stellung.

      - Feder in Schwarzbraun, über Bleistift, auf chamoisfarbenem Velin, links unten signiert und datiert „AOberländer 1883", verso von fremder Hand „1999 / Ein neuer Androklus / III. Blatt". 17,1:33 cm. Gering gebräunt sowie mit zwei c a. 2,5 cm langen, geklebten Einrissen, die recto kaum sichtbar sind. Vorzeichnung zur Illustration, erschienen in: Fliegende Blätter, Nr. 1999 (Band LXXIX, Seite 158), 1883. Androklus war der Sklave des Prokonsuls der Provinz Afrika, der im 1. Jahrhundert n.Chr. lebte. Er wurde bekannt, weil er die Tierhetze in der Arena, er war zum Tode verurteilt worden, auf märchenhafte Weise überlebte.

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        Port Phillip Settlement

      London: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington, 1883. Thick octavo, with a frontispiece, a folding map, 5 folding facsimiles of manuscripts (one with old tape repair), 1 double-page plate of facsimile signatures, and 29 plates; good, in old blue half morocco, red spine label. First edition of Bonwick's most substantial historical work and his final statement on the history of the settlement of Port Phillip.It was "not intended as a history of Port Phillip, much less of Victoria; being only the narrative of attempted Settlements, and, ultimately, of the permanent occupation of the territory." The 500-page work includes reproductions of the sketches of the explorer and surveyor, John Hedder Wedge, and long extracts from his exploration diaries, as well as extracts from the reports of surveyor Gellibrand and an early narrative by Angus MacMillan describing his discovery of Gippsland. In most cases this constitutes the first appearance in print of these important manuscript sources.

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        The Landleaguers. FIRST EDITION. 3 vols.

      Chatto & Windus. Chatto & Windus. 1883 Half titles, 32pp cata. (Oct. 1883) vol. III. Untrimmed in orig. smooth dark green cloth, front boards blocked with images of blunderbusses in dull yellow, spines lettered in gilt; sl. dulled & rubbed, but overall a good-plus copy of a scarce work.Trollope Society Catalogue 81; Sadleir 68. Trollope's final novel, it was unfinished when he died in December 1882. A note by Anthony Trollope's son Henry in vol. I explains that only forty-nine of sixty intended chapters were completed before his father's last illness. It is set in Ireland, against the backdrop of agrarian trouble and social unrest.

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        Mémoires du comte Horace de Viel Castel sous le règne de Napoléon III (1851 EDITION ORIGINALE

      Paris: chez tous les libraires, 1883. Fine. chez tous les libraires, Paris 1883, 15x24cm, 6 volumes reliés. - First edition of this important work for the understanding of the Second Empire. Binders half red shagreen, back with five nerves decorated with gilded initials of great bibliophile Roger Cormenin repeated five times, parts of title and volume number of black shagreen, some traces of rubbing on some minor back and joint, paper boards marbled, guards and contreplats of handmade paper, sprinkled edges, elegant slightly posterior unsigned bindings. Our copy contains handwritten corrections Roger Cormenin in margins of some leaves and autograph note explaining that these corrections "" corrections in ink have been made according to the exempalire Maxime Du Camp. / Roger Cormenin. " Foreword by Louis-Antoine Léouzon Duke. Provenance: the library Cormenin Roger, son of Louis de Cormenin who was the confidant and secretary of Théophile Gautier and also a close friend of Gustave Flaubert. Pleasant copy free of freckles set in a charming uniform binding. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale de cet ouvrage capital pour la compréhension du Second Empire. Reliures en demi chagrin rouge, dos à cinq nerfs ornés du paraphe doré du grand bibliophile Roger de Cormenin répété cinq fois, pièces de titre et de tomaison de chagrin noir, quelques traces de frottements sans gravité sur certains dos et un mors, plats de papier marbré, gardes et contreplats de papier à la cuve, tranches mouchetées, élégantes reliures légèrement postérieures non signées. Notre exemplaire comporte des corrections manuscrites de Roger de Cormenin en marges de certains feuillets ainsi que cette note autographe expliquant ces corrections : ""Les corrections à l'encre ont été faites d'après l'exempalire de Maxime Du Camp. / Roger de Cormenin." Préface de Louis-Antoine Léouzon Le Duc. Provenance : de la bibliothèque de Roger de Cormenin, fils de Louis de Cormenin qui fut le confident et le secrétaire de Théophile Gautier et également l'ami intime de Gustave Flaubert. Agréable exemplaire exempt de rousseur établi dans une charmante reliure uniforme.

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        Life on the Mississippi

      James R. Osgood and Company, Boston 1883 - Life on the Mississippi by Mark Twain. First printing, with Twain’s head in the flames on page 441, but with St. Louis Hotel as the caption on page 443. Bound in publisher’s brown ¾ leather with brown pebble design marbled paper. Binding in very good condition, rubbing and wear to the spine and corner. Both labels with loss affecting the lettering (easily replaced). Front marbled endpapers with separation at gutter (as usual), back board somewhat loose. Publisher: James R. Osgood and Company, Boston, 1883. 624 pages. Overall a nice copy of a scarce first issue in publisher’s letter. Protected by Mylar. Inventory #12-287. Price: $2100. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Bibliographie des ouvrages illustres du XIXe siecle prinipalement des livres a gravures sur bois (Guide de l'amateur)

      Librairie L. Conquet 1883 - Re-bound Ex Library book in Good Condition. A light tan to the page edges. Usual stamps and stickers. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Waverley Novels

      Edinburgh: Adam and Charles Black,, 1883. 12 volumes, octavo (180 x 120 mm). Contemporary half calf, marbled sides, raised bands, brown and dark green morocco labels, compartments richly gilt, marbled edges and endpapers. Engraved frontispiece and vignette title page to each volume, numerous plates and illustrations in text. Extremities lightly rubbed and worn, boards slightly scuffed, a couple of joints repaired. A very good set. An appealingly bound set of the Waverley novels.

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        Treasure Island

      London: Cassell & Company,, 1883. Octavo (184 × 113 mm). Bound by Bayntun-Riviere in dark blue crushed morocco, bevelled boards, raised bands, titles and ship devices to compartments gilt, detailed inlay of a kneeling man to front board, all edges gilt, light blue moiré silk endpapers and doublures. Housed in a dark blue cloth slipcase. Frontispiece map with captions printed in red, brown and blue and tissue-guard. Publisher's adverts discarded by the binder. Faded contemporary ownership inscription to half-title. Occasional pale spotting to text block. An excellent copy. First edition, with the following textual points of first issue: "dead man's chest" not capitalised on pages 2 or 7; the first letter of "vain" broken in the last line, page 40; the "a" not present in line 6, page 63; the "8" dropped from the pagination on page 83; the "7" overstamped in the pagination on page 127; the full stop not present following "opportunity" in line 20, page 178; with "worse" in line 3, page 197.

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        The paradoxes of the highest science.

      Calcutta Central press company, Kalkutta 1883.. in englischer Sprache, Bd. 2 der Reihe "Theosophical Miscellanies", "unpublished writings of Eliphas Levi", 8°, privater Leineneinband, IV und 115 Seiten. Einband fleckig, Block minimal wellig, handschr. Vermerk auf Titelei; sonst gut. Erste Auflage des Klassikers

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        Les névroses EDITION ORIGINALE ENVOI AUTOGRAPHE

      Paris: Charpentier, 1883. Fine. Charpentier, Paris 1883, 11,5x18,5cm, relié. - Edition on current paper. Bound in half navy shagreen, back with five nerves, flat marbled, endpapers and contreplats of handmade paper. Rare autograph dedication signed by the author Marcel Fouquier which is dedicated to the quatrain "Burial" section in this collection of poetry. Book illustrated with a portrait of the author by F. Desmoulins frontispiece. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale sur papier courant. Reliure en demi chagrin marine, dos à cinq nerfs, plats de papier marbré, gardes et contreplats de papier à la cuve. Rare envoi autographe signé de Maurice Rollinat à Marcel Fouquier à qui est dédié le quatrain "L'ensevelissement" qui figure dans ce recueil de poésie. Ouvrage illustré d'un portrait de l'auteur par F. Desmoulin en frontispice.

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        The Green Ray

      Sampson Low, Marston & Co., London 1883 - First Printing of the First English Edition. Mauve-grey and green pictorial cloth with gilt titles. Decorative endpapers. 312 pp. plus advertisment supplement dated September 1883 at rear. B/w illustrations. Stunning condition. No inscriptions. One very light area of rubbing to the top corner of blank flyleaf page where a prev. inscription had been erased. Pages beautifully clean throughout. Pictorial binding is in stunning condition with no noticeable wear. Gilt bright and cloth still has lustrous sheen. NEAR FINE [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Berlin. Die deutsche Kaiserstadt nebst Potsdam und Charlottenburg mit ihren schönsten Bauwerken und hervorragendsten Monumenten. Eine malerische Wanderung in Buch und Bild für Einheimische und Fremde. Original - kein Reprint!

      H. Bokelmann, Frankfurt / Main 1883 - Leinen Der Einband ist deutlich berieben, vor allem auf der Rückseite, dort auch Flecken und Verschmutzungen. Ecken und Kanten sind bestoßen, besonders am oberen Kapital. Der Schnitt ist stark gedunkelt und etwas angefleckt. Die Seiten sind überwiegend leicht bis mäßig fleckig und sind mitunter eselsohrig oder haben kleinere Schäden. Eine Seite mit etwas deutlicheren Randläsuren. Die Zwischenseidenblätter sind alle vorhanden, jedoch teilweise ein- oder abgerissen; die dadurch geschützten 48 (photographisch treu ausgeführten Original-)Stahlstiche sind dadurch geschützt und nicht fleckig, jedoch die Passepartouts. Vor- und Nachsatz sind stärker (stock-)fleckig. Weitere Besonderheiten: Im Vorsatz dokumentiert ein gedruckter Text in aller Ausführlichkeit, daß ein Teil des Reinerlöses für das Werk der Erbauung des Lutherdenkmals in Erfurt zufließt. Im Schmutztitel handschriftlicher Vermerk "1987 = 750-Jahrfeier, 1237 = erste urkundliche Erwähnung". Im Nachsatz sind zwei Zeitungsausschnitte mit Abbildungen der Denkmäler von Schinke, Schadow, Rauch und Winckelmann, sowie der Friedrichswerderschen Kirche eingeklebt. Inhalt Vom Fischerdorf bis zu Kaiserstadt Der Volksgeist in seiner Entwickelung Tages- und Jahreszeiten Physiognomie der Kaiserstadt (Die Altstadt oder Königsstadt - Stralauer Vorstadt - Köpniker Vorstadt - Köln - Sophienstadt - Moabit - Friedrich Wilhelmsstadt - Friedrichs Werder - Dorotheenstadt - Friedrichsstadt) Die glänzendste Perspective Der Thiergarten Der Zoologische Garten Ein Rundgang durch die Friedrichstadt Drei Haupt-Touren Die Börse Feuerwehr und Wasserleitung Omnibusse und andere Fuhrwerke Wissenschaft und Kunst Berlin's Umgebungen Charlottenburg Potsdam Das Verzeichnis der Stahlstiche kann auf Anfrage zugesandt werden. Sie haben ein Format von ca. 10 x 15,5 cm. Sprache: de 247 S. ca. 26 x 17,5 cm [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Diccionario basco-español titulado Euskeratik Erderara Biurtzeco Itztegia .

      circa 1883. Casa Editorial de Eusebio López, Sucesor de la Vda. de Mendizabal. - Estb. Tip. de Eusebio López . Tolosa. . 1 Vol. . IX + 1.257 pp. Folio Mayor. Media Piel. Lengua / Diccionarios / LIngüística / Filología , Vasco-Navarro (Filología y lengua vasca) . Primera edición del Diccionario basco-español de Aizquibel. Encuadernado en media piel y papel. Ilsutrado con un bello frontispicio a color en cromolitografia con personajes rodeados de escudos de las siete provincias vascas, dibujado por Morales de los Rios y grabado por Li. Vda. de Labielle.

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        Artiste et citoyen Poésies précédées d'une lettre de Victor Hugo EDITION ORIGINALE Tirage de tête ENVOI AUTOGRAPHE

      Paris: Tresse, 1883. Fine. Tresse, Paris 1883, relié. - First edition, one of the few copies on Holland which he makes no mention. Binding half almond canvas, smooth back, headpieces slightly rubbed, marbled paper dishes, small marginal stains on covers, guards and contreplats paper the tank top corners bumped, covers preserved, contemporary binding. Signed autograph of the author Alfred Regnoul "... remember the banquet Paul Sain Cordial and fraternal tribute ...." Copy slightly cropped. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des rares exemplaires sur Hollande dont il n'est fait nulle mention. Reliure en demi toile amande, dos lisse, coiffes légèrement frottées, plats de papier marbré, petites taches marginales sur les plats, gardes et contreplats de papier à la cuve, coins supérieurs émoussés, couvertures conservées, reliure de l'époque. Envoi autographe signé de Etienne Carjat à Alfred Regnoul : "... en souvenir du banquet Paul Saïn. Cordial et fraternel hommage..." Exemplaire légèrement rogné.  

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        NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS

      SMEDLEY, WILLIAM. CHRISTMAS. (MOORE,CLEMENT) THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS. Philadelphia: John C. Winston (Porter & Coates 1883). 8vo (6 1/2 x 8 7/8"), cloth backed pictorial white boards, FINE IN PUBLISHER'S BOX (box soiled). Originally published in 1883, this version is circa 1910. Illustrated in black and white by William Smedley, Frederic Schell, Alfred Fredericks and Henry Poore. This is a great copy of this title.

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        Sous bois

      1883. relié. Bon état. Paris, L. Conquet, 1883. In/8 reliure signée MARIUS Michel en plein maroquin havane, dos à nerfs à fleurons et titre dorés, plat à décor fleuri or et deux couleurs,dentelle intérieure, doré trois tranches, illustrations très nombreuses : 78 tirées en double dont 12 à l?'eau-forte et vignettes gravées sur bois en noir, hormis la page de titre en noir et en couleur. Ouvrage tiré à 500 exemplaires ; celui-ci étant un des 150 sur grand papier du Japon. Petite fragilité au niveau du mors supérieur sur 2 cm ; 2 coins supérieurs légèrement usés ; taches sur le plat supérieur. Hector Giacomelli, né à Paris en 1822 et mort à Menton en 1904, aquarelliste, graveur et illustrateur français, connu surtout pour ses peintures d'oiseaux. La reliure, d?'un travail très soigné, est très représentative du travail de Michel Marius, avec Les décors floraux délicats qui on fait sa renommée, créant pour chaque livre un nouveau décor , particulièrement adapté pour le présent ouvrage. Monod 10648.

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        Life on the Mississippi

      James R Osgood and Company, 1883. Hardcover. Good. James R Osgood and Company, Boston 1883. First Edition / First Printing / First State / Intermediate A. Illustration of Mark Twain's head in flames above an urn on page 441. Illustration caption reads "The St Charles Hotel" on page 443. Leather binding, gold gilt lettering, marbled endpaper. {ref: BAL 3411}. Book Condition: Good, shelf wear, rubbing, rounded corners. Age toning, foxing, a few pages have short tears.

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        "Le Chat noir" "Langueur" "La Princesse Bérénice" "Pantoum négligé" "Pa EDITION ORIGINALE

      Paris: Au cabaret Le Chat noir, 1883. Fine. Au cabaret Le Chat noir, Paris 1883, 31x45cm, broché. - Pre-Edition poems "The Black Cat", "languor," "The Princess Berenice," "Pantoum neglected", "Landscape", "lantern Council", "Dawn upside", "A pouacre" and "Madrigal" in numbers of 26 March, 14 July and 18 août.Ces poems have appeared a year before publication in the collection Then and past. The Black Cat is a weekly magazine founded by Rodolphe Salis and Emile Goudeau, published from 1882 to 1897 in order to promote the famous cabaret of the same name which it purports memory. It publishes texts declaimed during performances. It is, moreover, an important literary and artistic testimony of the late nineteenth century, around the bohemian and Parisian effervescence all its own. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition pré-originale des poèmes "Le Chat noir", "Langueur", "La Princesse Bérénice", "Pantoum négligé", "Paysage", "Conseil falot", "L'Aube à l'envers", "Un pouacre" et "Madrigal" dans les numéros du 26 mars, 14 juillet et 18 août. Ces poèmes ont paru un an avant leur publication dans le recueil Jadis et naguère. Le Chat noir est une revue hebdomadaire créée par Rodolphe Salis et Emile Goudeau, publiée de 1882 à 1897, dans le but de promouvoir le célèbre cabaret du même nom dont elle se veut la mémoire. On y publie les textes déclamés durant les spectacles. Il s'agit, en outre, d'un important témoignage littéraire et artistique de la fin du XIXe siècle, autour de la bohème et de l'effervescence parisienne qui lui est propre.

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        Le Chat noir Organe des intérêts de Montmartre Deuxième année complète du EDITION ORIGINALE

      Paris: Au cabaret Le Chat noir, 1883. Fine. Au cabaret Le Chat noir, Paris 1883, 31x45cm, broché. - Originale.50 numbers paperback edition undercover waiting bleue.Chaque number consists of four pages. Texts Emile Goudeau, Alphonse Allais and Jean Richepin and Paul Verlaine ("The Black Cat", "languor," "The Princess Berenice," "Pantoum neglected", "Landscape", "lantern Council", "Dawn to upside down "," A pouacre "," Madrigal ") notamment.Dessins Willette, Rodolphe Salis, Henri de Sta, Dash-Bognet, Henri Pille, Caran d'Ache etc.The Black Cat is a weekly magazine founded by Rodolphe Salis and Emile Goudeau, published from 1882 to 1897 in order to promote the famous cabaret of the same name which it purports memory. It publishes texts declaimed during performances. It is, moreover, an important literary and artistic testimony of the late nineteenth century, around the bohemian and Parisian effervescence all its own. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale. 50 numéros brochés sous couverture d'attente bleue. Chaque numéro se compose de quatre pages. Textes de Emile Goudeau, Alphonse Allais et Jean Richepin et Paul Verlaine ("Le Chat noir", "Langueur", "La Princesse Bérénice", "Pantoum négligé", "Paysage", "Conseil falot", "L'Aube à l'envers", "Un pouacre", "Madrigal") notamment. Dessins de Willette, Rodolphe Salis, Henri de Sta, Tiret-Bognet, Henri Pille, Caran d'Ache etc. Le Chat noir est une revue hebdomadaire créée par Rodolphe Salis et Emile Goudeau, publiée de 1882 à 1897, dans le but de promouvoir le célèbre cabaret du même nom dont elle se veut la mémoire. On y publie les textes déclamés durant les spectacles. Il s'agit, en outre, d'un important témoignage littéraire et artistique de la fin du XIXe siècle, autour de la bohème et de l'effervescence parisienne qui lui est propre.

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        Le curieux par Charles Nauroy

      Paris: Librairie de Saint-Jorre, 1883. Fine. Librairie de Saint-Jorre, Paris 1883-1888, 16,5x25cm, 48 fascicules brochés. - Complete collection of number 1 October 15, 1883 at number 48 in March 1888. Rare and very interesting magazine filled with historical and literary anecdotes. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Collection complète, du numéro 1 du 15 Octobre 1883 au numéro 48 de Mars 1888. Rare et très intéressante revue remplie d'anecdotes historiques et littéraires.

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        15 Original-Federzeichnungen + eigenh. Brief mit Unterschrift

      . . Walter Klemm, 1883-1957, dt. Maler, Graphiker und Illustrator. E. Br. m. U. O. O. u. D. 2 S. 8° und 15 Federzeichnungen auf Bütten. Jedes Blatt wurde vom Künstler signiert und mit Bleistift nummeriert. Blattgr. 29,5 u. 31 x 20 cm. An den Verleger Karl Diez, Mitbegründer und Leiter des Greifenverlages in Rudolstadt von 1921-64. "... Anbei Manuskript und Zeichungen zu Schröer "Wenn man auf den Hund kommt" Es sind 15 statt 13 geworden. Enweder Sie geben mir die Überzähligen zurück oder Sie verwenden sie alle und zählen entsprechend mehr. Ich hoffe auf Ihren Beifall u. denke das Büchl kann ganz hübsch werden ." Das Buch von Gustav Schröer "Wenn man auf den Hund kommt." mit den Zeichnungen Walter Klemm's, erschien 1944 im Verlag Janke in Leipzig (Schriftenreihe: Jankes Feldpost-Bücher).

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        GUÍA DE GALICIA

      - GUÍA DE GALICIA Itinerarios, descripciones, historia, Estadística, Costumbres, Monumentos, Industria, Comercio, Balnearios, Escursiones, Viaje de Madrid á Galicia, de Galicia a Burdeos, Londres y Southampton, Á las Repúblicas del Sur de América, Á FILIPINAS y CUBA. Notas útiles é indispensables para el viajero. Madrid, Imprenta de Fortanet. 1883.8º, tela edit. 464 p. + 3 hs. Un plano plegado. PRIMERA EDICIÓN de la PRIMERA guía de Galicia. Un amplio capítulo dedicado a los trámites para la emigración.  [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Heart and Science. A Story of the Present Time

      London: Chatto & Windus, 1883. First edition, with half-titles. xvi, 294, [2]; [iv], 293, [3]; [iv], 302, [2], 32 (ads, dated March 1883). 3 vols. 8vo. Full blue polished calf, gilt spine, with red morocco title labels, t.e.g., by Riviere & Son. Near fine, with light shelfwear to covers, old pencil note to vol. II title-page. First edition, with half-titles. xvi, 294, [2]; [iv], 293, [3]; [iv], 302, [2], 32 (ads, dated March 1883). 3 vols. 8vo. Written towards the end of Collins' life when he was in extremely poor health, nonetheless "The composition of the antivivisection novel Heart and Science so excited him that he wrote week after week without a break" (ODNB). Parrish & Miller, p. 115; Wolff 1356

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        Autograph Letter, signed, to Mrs. Ord, the widow of General E.O.C. Ord

      Havana 1883 - 6 pp., in ink, on letterhead of the Consulate-General of the United States. The Death of General Ord. Adam Badeau (1831-1895), author of several books* and a former Civil War officer who served under General Grant in the Wilderness and Appomatox campaigns, was serving as the Consul-General in Havana when the distinguished Union General, E.O.C. Ord (Oct. 18, 1818 - July 22, 1883), died there of the yellow fever he had contracted while working on the Mexican Southern Railroad - owned, ironically, by Ulysses S. Grant and Jay Gould, In this moving letter of condolence to Ord's widow. Badeau conveys the details of Ord's final hours in Havana, and ends with this fine tribute to General Ord: "I need not say, dear Mrs. Ord, how my heart bleeds for you, struck down as you are by this sudden and irreparable loss. I can only offer you my sympathy, for consolation would be a mockery. But it must be a mournful satisfaction to you to know that here in a strange land his name and services to his own country were recognized, not only by us who had known him personally, and me who had served by his side, and known his military and individual virtues, his patriotism, his distinction, his amiability, his probity, his honor; but by strangers and citizens here. Everyone, official and unofficial expressed the greatest regard and regret for this gallant soldier dying on his way home, and the greatest commiseration for his widowed orphans deprived just when they were expecting his return, of their protector and guardian and dearest friend."*THE VAGABOND, a collection of essays (New York, 1859) MILITARY HISTORY OF ULYSSES S. GRANT (3 vols., 1867-'81) ; and CONSPIRACY: A CUBAN ROMANCE (1885) ; ARISTOCRACY IN ENGLAND (1886); and GRANT IN PEACE (1886). Slight toning, overall, near fine. In brown cloth chemise 6 pp., in ink, on letterhead of the Consulate-General of the United States [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Monstres parisiens EDITION ORIGINALE

      Paris: Chez tous les libraires, 1883. Fine. Chez tous les libraires, Paris 1883, 10x14,5cm, 10 volumes brochés. - First Edition printed on Holland paper. Frontispieces and illustrated by etchings blankets, headbands by Fernand Besnier, Kauffmann ... Rare complete set in good condition despite some minor foxing. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale imprimée sur Hollande. Couvertures illustrées et frontispices en eaux-fortes, bandeaux par Fernand Besnier, Kauffmann... Rare ensemble complet et en bon état malgré quelques petites rousseurs.

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        NICHIREN SHOUNIN ICHIDAI ZUE [La vie illustrée du grand moine Nichiren] EDITION ORIGINALE

      1883. Fine. 1883 MEIJI 16, 6 Vol. (18x25,6cm), cousu. - Biography of the famous Buddhist monk Nichiren 13th century, founder of the eponymous Buddhist movement; his desire to reform the shogunate and feudal Japan brought upon himself and his school multiple persecutions. Artwork dating from 1858 from the Edo contemporary and published in 1883 under the Meiji era. Jesse died in 1880. Six sewn accordion volumes, illustrated with six double-page engravings and two for volume 1; 3 two-page spread for the second; 5 for the third; 6 for the fourth; 5 for the fifth and the sixth to 5; or 28 double-page engravings, mostly in washes of black and gray. Orange embossed cover. Label as a beige background on each volume. Printing on mulberry paper. Volume 2: work towards the sidelines and up the text on the last 6 sheets. Fine copy, very fresh and in good condition. Jesse Katsushika (1821 - 1880) is the disciple and the official student Hokusai and continued the master's style. Katsushika is the name of the school Hokusai; it was itself the name of Katsushika Hokusai. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Biographie du très célèbre moine boudhiste du 13e siècle Nichiren, fondateur du mouvement boudhiste éponyme ; sa volonté de réformer le système shogunal et féodal du Japon attira sur sa personne et son école de multiples persécutions. Oeuvre datant de 1858 de l'époque Edo et publiée en 1883 sous l'ère Meiji. Isaï est mort en 1880. Six volumes cousus en accordéon, illustrés de six doubles pages et deux gravures pour le volume 1 ; 3 doubles-pages pour le second ; 5 pour le troisième ; 6 pour le quatrième ; 5 pour le cinquième et 5 pour le sixième ; soit 28 gravures en double page, la plupart en lavis de noir et gris. Couverture orange gauffrée. Etiquette de titre à fond beige sur chaque volume. Impression sur papier murier. Volume 2 : un travail de vers en marge et atteignant le texte sur les 6 derniers feuillets. Bel exemplaire, très frais et dans un bon état de conservation. Katsushika Isaï (1821 - 1880) est le disciple et l'élève officiel de Hokusaï et poursuivit le style du maître. Katsushika est le nom de l'école d'Hokusaï ; ce dernier portait lui-même le nom de Katsushika Hokusaï.

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        Across Chryse

      Sampson Low, Marston, Searle , and Rivington, London 1883 - 0 Gramm. Einbände berieben und bestoßen, Fuß leicht stockflrckig, Band 2 Seiten ungeöffnet, sonst gut [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        HISTORICAL RECORDS OF THE 93rd SUTHERLAND HIGHLANDERS, Now the 2nd Battalion Princess Louise's Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders.

      London Richard Bentley 1883 - Sumptuously bound in full red morocco with gilt titles to spine and regimental badges in silver to covers. a.e.g. A history from 1799 until amalgamation, with much detail on the Crimea and the Mutiny. Very slight wear to covers, but a near fine copy. pp. xvi, 430. With frontispiece of regimental colours, two other coloured plates, two black and white plates and two maps. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        L'exception de jeu et les opérations de bourse

      Bruxelles, Bruylant-Christophe; Paris, A. Marescq, Ainé, 1883.. Royal octavo. Pp. x, 228. Appendices. Hardcover, contemporary three-quarter dark-blue calf, sides and corners gilt ruled, spine in compartments, each with gilt fleuron set within ornamental frame, lettering in the second, roll-tooled raised bands; top-edge gilt. Marbled endpapers, triple-colour cloth ribbon marker; first inner hinge cracked with no effect on binding. Clean, handsome copy in overall fine condition. Overall an excellent copy. ~ First edition. One of 25 numbered copies on fine paper, this copy is number 3. Sam Wiener (1851-1914), ?Avocat près la cour d'appel de Bruxelles, juge suppléant au Tribunal de première instance.? Wrote also ?L'ancienne plaidoirie en Brabant. Discours prononcé? (Bruxelles, Alliance typographique, 1883); and ?Les traités matrimoniaux des princes microform? (Bruxelles, Monnom, 1906).

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        Poems

      Burr Printing House, 1883 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Very-nice, clean condition. Original 1883 hardback - not a reprint. Very-scarce book. Cobalt-blue boards with gilt lettering. Gilt page edges. Boards are clean and bright, show light wear (rubbing around edges). 182 pages. Very-minor, small foxing spots in 6 locations.  Pages show light tanning. No writing or tears inside book. Tight spine, clean pages. Preface by George Stevens - Jacksonville, Illinois. .

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        Wasserhirsch (Wasserreh).

      . Bleistift, teils gewischt, auf chamoisfarbenem festem Velin, rechts unten signiert und datiert "Wilh. Kuhnert 06." und rechts oben bezeichnet "Wasser-hirsch!". 24,2:30,8 cm. Linker und oberer Rand ungleichmäßig beschnitten, rechts und links am Oberrand Nagellöchlein und rechts oben ein wenig fleckig. Verso am Oberrand Reste alter Verklebung.. Kuhnert, der als Maler, Illustrator und Autor tätig war, zählt zu den bedeutendsten deutschen Tiermalern seiner Zeit. Nach einem Studium 1883-1887 an der Kunstakademie in Berlin als Schüler von F. Bellermann (1814-1889) und P. Meyerheim (1842-1915) unternahm er von dort aus Reisen nach Ägypten, Ostafrika und Indien, um vor Ort Tier- und Landschaftsstudien zu betreiben.

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