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        Eigenh. Albumblatt mit U.

      Aflenz, 27. VI. 1883.. ½ S. Gr.-8vo. Beiliegend ein gedr. Portrait.. Zitat nach Martial, Epigrammata X, 47: "Quod sis, esse velis, nihilque malis". - Hyrtls wissenschaftliche Reputation gründet wesentlich in seinem "Lehrbuch der Anatomie des Menschen mit Rücksicht auf physiologische Begründung und praktische Anwendung" (1846), das in alle wichtigen Weltsprachen übersetzt wurde. Mit dem insbesondere für die chirurgische Praxis bestimmten "Handbuch der topographischen Anatomie" (1847) verhalf er, der als erster die Bedeutung der Anatomie für die medizinische Praxis erkannte und diese mit der Chirurgie verband, dieser Disziplin im deutschen Sprachraum zu wissenschaftlicher Anerkennung. Die anatomische Technik bereicherte er u. a. durch neue Korrosions- und Injektionsverfahren.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris, Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        The Green Ray

      Sampson Low, Marston & Co., 1883. Hardcover. 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 pages. B/w illustrations. Superb 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 cloth is in stunning condition with no noticeable wear. Gilt is still bright and cloth still has its lustrous sheen. One of Verne's scarcest works (particularly in this the mauve cloth variant). NEAR FINE

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        The Cities and Cemeteries of Etruria. Third Edition. With Map, Plans, and Illustrations

      John Murray, London 1883 - Two volumes. Pp. cxxviii, 501, [1], [2] addenda & errata; xv, [1], 579, [1] errata. Wood-engraved frontispieces, numerous plates and textual illustrations, folding map, and plans (some folding), complete with half-titles. Contemporary three-quarter burgundy morocco over marbled boards, with gilt panelled spine, raised bands, marbled endpapers, t.e.g. Minor rubbing to boards, faint marginal browning to leaves, but overall in fine condition. George Dennis's Cities and Cemeteries of Etruria, first published in 1848, was the most complete and authoritative 19th-century English language account of the ancient Etruscan civilisation, and is still today "a valuable storehouse of classical and antiquarian lore to every scholar" (Alibone I 493). This third edition is a direct reprint of the second revised and expanded edition of 1878. The work is profusely illustrated with wood engravings, many of them taken from the drawings of George Dennis himself, who was an accomplished artist as well as a scholar. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Residence and Ranch of Geo. G. Sewell, Santa Paula, Ventura CO, CAL

      - A very detailed Hand-colored lithograph by Thompson and West from their series "History of Santa Barbara County, California", published in Oakland, CA, in 1883. Overall this print measures 11” x 14”. Thompson and Wests atlas was a a valuable gathering of material on the Los Angeles area as it began its significant growth from small town to metropolis. Information on the surrounding townships, agriculture, minerals, livestock, government, etc. and included drawings of the major homes, ranches, and vignettes of every day rural life at the time. Overall this print is in very good condition with some foxing and staining throughout margins.

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        THE VOYAGE OF THE JEANETTE: The Ship and Ice Journals of George W. De Long Lieutenant -Commander of the Polar Expedition of 1879-1881. Edited by his wife Emma de Long. 2 volumes.MIXED VOLUMES

      Kegan Paul, Trench and Company, 1883, Cloth, Book Condition: Very GoodVolume I is the UK 1st edition: Vol I - xii, 1-440p, Vol II - x, 441-911p. illustrated, 16 engraved plates, including potraits, plus vignettes, maps and charts and diagrams, Includes 2 large folding maps. Red cloth covers, black eps. Volume II is the US 1st Edition: xii, 441-911pp, illustrated, 16 plates, vignettes, 16 maps, charts and diagrams, (1 folding). Brown cloth covers depicting The Jeanette. Volume I missing fep. Gift inscription dated 1885 on fly leaf. Heavy crease to front cover and mark to fly leaf, contents clean. Volume II shelfware, covers tatty with splits, frays. Fep and frontispiece loose, age toning, neatly repaired tears to folding map, all complete, contents clean. Good. PLEASE NOTE: This book will incur extra postage and insurance charges. Please contact us for a quote. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 5 kilogram. Category: Arctic & Antarctic; Antarctic; Inventory No: 2996.

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        Théorie mathématique des phénomènes électro-dynamiques uniquement déduite de l'expérience. Deuxième édition 1883

      - Second, deluxe edition of "Ampère's greatest work," Theorie Mathematique? or Memoir on the Mathematical Theory of Electrodynamic Phenomena, Uniquely Deduced from Experience (DSB). Widely referred to as "the Principia of Electrodynamics," with this work Ampère founded the science of electrodynamics, now known as electromagnetism. "Volta's invention of the pile c. 1800 made it possible to experiment with steady electric currents and led to Oersted's discovery, in 1820" of an action of electricity on magnets that suggested "the presence of a magnetic force that is perpendicular both to the direction of the wire and to the shortest line from the wire to the magnet" - to the orientation one would expect. (Torretti, The Philosophy of Physics, 82). "Ampère, after an extraordinary bout of experimentation and mathematical theorizing, succeeded in explaining electromagnetic interaction by central forces acting at a distance? Ampère accounts for all electrodynamic and electromagnetic phenomena known to him by a force acting at a distance between infinitesimal elements of electric current, along the line joining them. According to Ampère's Law, any two such elements interact with a force directed along the line joining them and proportional to the product of their current intensities multiplied by a function of their directions and divided by their distance squared" (ibid). "Ampère also provided a physical understanding of the electromagnetic relationship, theorizing the existence of an "electrodynamic molecule" (the forerunner of the idea of the electron) that served as the component element of both electricity and magnetism. Using this physical explanation of electromagnetic motion, Ampère developed a physical account of electromagnetic phenomena that was both empirically demonstrable and mathematically predictive" (Wikipedia). In 1827 Ampère published the first edition of this volume and has been known since as this field's founding father. "A religious man, Ampère believed that he had proven the existence of the soul and of God" (Pickover, The Physics Book, 172). CONDITION & DETAILS: Paris: A. Hermann. Lancaster: American Institute of Physics. 4to (11 x 7.5 inches). [6], 164 pages, [2 large 20 inch fold-out plates], 2. Complete deluxe edition. Beautifully rebound in half-calf over marbled paper boards, gilt-ruled at the edge of the boards and at the spine. Black morocco spine label, gilt-lettered. New endpapers. Very slight toning at the edges of the first few pages; otherwise bright and very clean throughout. Very good condition.

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        Constantinople. Ouvrage traduit de l'italien avec l'autorisation de l'auteur par Mme. J. Colomb et illustre de 183 reproductions de dessins pris sur nature par C. Biseo.

      Paris, Hachette, 1883.. 4to. (4), 452pp. With portait frontispiece and 183 full-page and text-illustrations. Orig. red half calf, richly gilt, a.e.g. (signed: Magnier, Rel.).. First French edition. - Very nice copy.

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        El pintor cristiano y erudito ó tratado de los errores que suelen cometerse frecuentemente en pintar y esculpir las imágenes sagradas: dividido en ocho libros con un apéndice

      - Pintura. (75) Imprenta de la Viuda e Hijos de J. Subirana. Barcelona. 1883 19 cm. 3 VOLÚMENES Encuadernados en un tomo. Encuadernación en tapa dura artesanal con lomo estampado. Colección 'La verdadera ciencia española: Biblioteca económica', 34-37. Juán Interian de Ayala. Pintura religiosa. Escultura religiosa. MI6 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        L'Art Japonais, complete in two volumes

      Paris, France: A. Quantin, 1883. Ce n'est pas une édition bilingue. Texte en français uniquement, pas en anglais, et illustrés de très nombreuses reproductions dans le texte et de 64 planches hors-texte imprimées en héliogravures et chromolithographie, reliure de l'éditeur en soie ivoire décorée par une reproduction des Sansonnets sur le soleil couchant, d'après Shinman. This is not a bilingual edition. Text in French only, not in English. Printed in France. Complete in two volumes. This is copy no. 5 of 1400 copies of a limited edition printed on Japan paper. This is the large format edition, 14 x 10.5 inches. Ivory-colored silk bindings, with crisp orange-stamped title and black-stamped image of three birds against an orange background [Starlings at Sunset, by Shinman] to the front board of each volume. Lightly faded black- and orange-stamped lettering to the spines. The boards are lightly soiled and the spines are heavily soiled. As to both volumes, the spine head and tail are bumped and with fabric and underlayment losses. Most of the corners are moderately bumped and abraded. Hinges tender. Volume One with iv and 310 numbered pages. Volume Two with 369 numbered pages. Both volumes illustrated with many engravings in the text and with approximately 64 plates bound in. Specifically, 13 etchings, 21 heliogravures, 2 prints in black and gold, 10 chromolithographs and 18 watercolors. Artists include: M. Henri Guérard, M. Dujardin, M. Guillaume, M. Gillot, ME-L. Montefiore, M. Coin, M. Lefevre and M. Lemoine. Most of the plates with tissue guards present. Scattered light to moderate foxing to both volumes, especially to the preliminaries, and also affecting some of the plates. Previous owner bookplate, very small and discreet, to the bottom of the front pastedown of each volume. Else a clean set. A Good Minus set of two volumes. A significant work regarding various aspects of Japanese art: painting, sculpture, architecture, decorative arts, and lacquers. From the private library of Herbert McLean Evans, with his bookplate to the front pastedowns. Evans [1882-1971] was a highly regarded U.S. anatomist and embryologist. He was an ardent collector of rare books and of Japanese ukiyo-e prints.. Presumed First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Good Minus. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Limited Edition.

      [Bookseller: Marc Sena Carrel]
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        The Cities and Cemeteries of Etruria. Third Edition. With Map, Plans, and Illustrations

      London: John Murray, 1883. Two volumes. Pp. cxxviii, 501, [1], [2] addenda & errata; xv, [1], 579, [1] errata. Wood-engraved frontispieces, numerous plates and textual illustrations, folding map, and plans (some folding), complete with half-titles. Contemporary three-quarter burgundy morocco over marbled boards, with gilt panelled spine, raised bands, marbled endpapers, t.e.g. Minor rubbing to boards, faint marginal browning to leaves, but overall in fine condition. George Dennis's Cities and Cemeteries of Etruria, first published in 1848, was the most complete and authoritative 19th-century English language account of the ancient Etruscan civilisation, and is still today "a valuable storehouse of classical and antiquarian lore to every scholar" (Alibone I 493). This third edition is a direct reprint of the second revised and expanded edition of 1878. The work is profusely illustrated with wood engravings, many of them taken from the drawings of George Dennis himself, who was an accomplished artist as well as a scholar.. Third Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine.

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        Life on the Mississippi

      James R. Osgood, Boston 1883 - Life on the Mississippi by Mark Twain. First edition, intermediate “A” with Twain’s head in the flames on page 441 and St. Charles Hotel on page 443. Publisher: James R. Osgood, Boston, 1883. Bound in original ¾ leather with marbled paper. Ornate spine design in gold. Binding tight, slight wear at the top and bottom of the spine and along edges. Else a very good plus binding. Contents clean and bright, slight edge toning. A very nice copy. 624 pages. Protected by Mylar. Inventory #12-300. Price: $1,900. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Våra minnen.[Stockholm], (colophon: Stuttgart, printed at the Deutsche Verlagsanstalt), [1886]. 8vo. With a lithographed title-page, a portrait of Princes Eugen and Carl in Arab costume, and 15 plates (mostly collotype reproductions of photographic views) with captions printed on the tissue guards. Contemporary black half sheepskin, gold-tooled spine with title, textured cloth sides.

      Forbes 3863; Kroepelien 1318; O'Reilly & Reitmann 1359b; WorldCat (6 copies). A privately printed work recording travels by the Swedish Princes Carl, Eugen, and Oscar. The greater part of the work details the Pacific voyage of the Vanadis (1883-1885), with contributions by the Princes themselves and by Fredrik Adelborg, Nils Gustaf Sundström, Bengt Axel, Eugen Ribbing and Carlo Landberg. Two chapters deal with Polynesia, including Hawaii. The volume further records travels in Tahiti, Egypt, the Middle East (Syria, Jordan, Jerusalem), India, and the Philippines. The plates include a view of Beirut and a Bedouin camp.With a signed presentation inscription by Prince Carl to "Syster Jenny", dated "sommaren 1890". Some browning and spotting, a few leaves with a faint marginal waterstain, spine damaged, corners bumped. Otherwise in very good condition.

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        Petit atlas de géographie en relief dressé sous la direction de Henri Mager.

      E. Bertaux 1883 - Avec 12 cartes dont 9 en relief, 1 vol. in-4 carré cartonnage éditeur pleine percaline rouge, E. Bertaux, Paris, s.d. [ 1883 ], 12 cartes montées sur onglet dont 9 en relief (les 2 cartes politiques et le planisphère ne sont pas en relief) ; table des cartes : Planisphère - Europe Physique - Europe Politique - France physique - France politique - Colonies Françaises - Asie - Afrique - Amérique du Nord - Amérique du Sud - Australie - Les Alpes Rare atlas en relief, précédant de près d'une décennie "l'atlas complet de géographie en relief" du même auteur, le géographe et futur homme politique Henri Mager, qui n'avait que 24 ans lors de la publication du présent atlas en 1883. Etat très satisfaisant (rel. lég. frottée, pliure marginale au titre, petit mq. angulaire sans atteinte à la carte avec petites annotations anciennes à une carte plane). Langue: Français [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        PROCEEDINGS At The DINNER Given by the Medical Profession of the City of New York April 12, 1883 to OLIVER WENDELL HOLMES, M.D., LL.D.

      Frontis. 6 other inserted portrait plates. Folding seating plan at rear. First publication of poem, "Have I deserved your kindness?" [pp. 16 - 23], which would be later collected in the 1895 publication "Complete Poetical Works". Modest shelfwear to book - VG+. Dust jacket with age-toning & 2 triangular chunks missing from the front panel edges [one at top, one at bottom]. Front flap detached. A Good example of the very rare jacket. Original publisher's plum colored cloth binding. Bevelled edges. TEG. Patterned paper eps. Printed paper dust jacket. Small 4to. 9-1/2" x 6-3/4". 1st edition (BAL 8974; Currier & Tilton, p. 576). [4], 61, [3 (blank)] pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        "Le Chat noir", "Langueur", "La Princesse Bérénice", "Pantoum négligé", "Paysage", "Conseil falot", "L'Aube à l'envers", "Un pouacre", "Madrigal" in Le Chat noir. Organe des intérêts de Montmartre. Deuxième année complète du n°53 du 13 janvier 1883 au n°103 du 29 décembre 1883

      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. Au cabaret Le Chat noir Paris 1883 31x45cm broché

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        Celles qui osent. Avec une préface par Guy de Maupassant

      First Edition, Foreword by Guy de Maupassant. Bound in full buckram tobacco, smooth spine decorated with an embossed floret cold room as orange morocco, bits restored, contemporary binding. Precious autograph signed by the author to his preface, Guy de Maupassant. Kauffmann engraved frontispiece etching. Foxing. René Maizeroy is the pseudonym of Baron Jean-René Toussaint inspired Guy de Maupassant's character in the novel Duroy Bel-Ami. Provenance: From the library of Guy de Maupassant. Marpon & Flammarion Paris sd (1883)relié

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        Les névroses

      Edition of current paper. Bound in half navy grief, 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. Charpentier Paris 1883 11,5x18,5cm relié

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        Le capitaine Burle

      Edition of 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. Charpentier Paris 1883 12x19cm relié

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        Mademoiselle de Maupin

      Edition adorned with 17 original illustrations engraved by E. Toudouze Champollion, one of 350 numbered copies on vellum in the tank, only draw with Japan 150. Half morocco bindings tan wedge, back smooth decorated with mosaics of parts red morocco, olive and sand representing a floral composition, felt and crossed swords Musketeers, browned tails, dishes marbled paper and glossy, guards and dates contreplats paper bowl, cover and spine preserved, gilt on witnesses, elegant bindings signed H. Blanchetière heads. Biographical by Charles Lovenjoul. Very light scratches without gravity on the back. Beautiful specimen well established. Librairie Conquet & Charpentier Paris 1883 15,5x24,5cm 2 volumes reliés

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        The Cultivation of the Olive

      Hastings: J. Parsons, 1883. Octavo, 36 pp. (last blank), illustrated, limp cloth wrappers with printed titling label, as issued; fine copy. Olive oil production in the colony of South Australia. Scarce treatise on olive cultivation by John Harris Browne (1817-1904), a physician who accompanied Sturt to the interior in 1844-1845. Some credit the survival of the expedition to Browne's capability in arduous circumstances.Brown arrived in South Australia in 1840, and turned away from medicine towards pastoralism and agricultural projects. Much of the information in this booklet is drawn from practical colonial experience (for example, Browne notes that many of the common diseases of the Olive tree in Europe are absent in South Australia). He writes in the preface 'the following notes of the cultivation of the olive have been collected, chiefly from the most recent French and Italian books on the subject, and are printed on the hope that more knowledge of the great value so justly attached to that tree in Europe may induce my fellow Colonists to largely extend its cultivation to South Australia.'.

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        Collection de manuscrits contenant lettres, mémoires et autres documents historique relatifs à la Nouvelle-France, 4 volumes

      - Québec, Imprimerie A. Côté et Cie, 1883-1884-1885, 637, 545, 576, 580 p. I. petits picots sur deux premières pages. II. Couverture conservée avec petits picots. Bel ensemble. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        THE VOYAGE OF THE JEANETTE: The Ship and Ice Journals of George W De Long Lieutenant -Commander of the Polar Expedition of 1879-1881 Edited by his wife Emma de Long 2 volumes

      Kegan Paul, Trench and Company, 1883. Cloth. Very Good. 1st edition: Vol I - xii, 1-440p, Vol II - x, 441-911p. illustrated, 16 engraved plates, including potraits, plus vignettes, maps and charts and diagrams, Includes 2 large folding maps. Ex library with red cloth covers with original covers pasted to fronts and spines, black eps and numbers to rear of title page, both volumes, no other markings. Map at rear of volume I has been torn and repaired, potrait frontispiece Vol I loose, map at page 744 is at page 796, stain affecting page edges842-904 volume II, Occaisional spotting, mainly to prelims but overall Very Good. PLEASE NOTE: This book will incur extra postage and insurance charges. Please contact us for a quote. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 5 kilogram. Category: Arctic & Antarctic; Antarctic; Inventory No: 2414. . This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries.

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        LE MÉCANICIEN DE CHEMINS DE FER.

      - Paris. E. Bernard et Cº, Edit. 1883. 25x16 cm. IX + 424 págs. 1 h. + 13 grandes grabados plegados de máquinas de tren, y en texto multitud de grabados Xilográficos de máquinas y accesorios. # mecánica ferrocarriles A G [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Life on The Mississippi

      Boston: James R. Osgood, 1883 Illustrated with 316 images by John Harley, Edmund Henry Garrett, and A. B. Shute. First edition, first state, with the illustration of the author and an urn bearing his initials in flames on page 441, and with the caption "The St. Louis Hotel" on the illustration on page 443. Publisher's decorative brown cloth, with pictorial panels depicting the Mississippi River stamped in gilt to the front board and spine, decorative ruling and ornamentations stamped in black to the front board. About fine, with very minor rubbing to the extremities, bright spine, secure hinges, former owner's inscription to a front flyleaf, minor soiling to the rear endpapers, else fine. Overall, an extremely handsome and unsophisticated copy. BAL 3411. Life on the Mississippi is a semi-autobiographical text about the history of the Mississippi River and the author's adventures riding on a steamboat from St. Louis to New Orleans. While much of the information in this text is factual, many of the individual episodes were fabricated to varying degrees and are better considered tall tales than accurate documentation. For example, Twain provides an account of the origin of his pseudonym, which he claims he took from Captain Isaiah Sellers. While the explanation of "mark twain" as a riverman's phrase for water found to be two fathoms deep (12 feet) is undoubtedly correct, it is likely that the stories regarding Sellers are at least partially embellished. In addition to offering insight into the author's earlier life, Life on the Mississippi provides historical context on the industrialization of the United States in the second half of the 19th century; throughout the text, Twain discusses the competition of railroads along with the growing cities in the American Midwest and South.. Illus. by Harley, John; Garrett, Edmund Henry; Shute, A.B.. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine.

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        An archive of poems Autographed Signed Letter (ASL) of John Charles Earle, Brother Orby Shipley and Edward Drew Keogh

      1883. No binding. Various sizes and condition varies. An archive of manuscript poems and letters by Earle and others, including: a) Autograph letter signed, Two pages, small 8vo. Dated Ladbroke Grove Road, London, Jan[uary)22, 1883. Acknowledging that he has sent verses, and enclosing a "short prayer of Mary Stuart's" b) Autograph letter signed of Orby Shipley a liturgical scholar. 8 pages, 8vo. Dated Twyford Moors, Winchester Sep[tember] 11, [1883). Enclosing a poem, and expressing appreciation, with specific references, to help rendered on literary matters. c) Autograph letter signed of Orby Shipley a liturgical scholar. 4 pages, 8vo. Dated Bindon House Somerset August 25 1883. Sending along details of hymns. d) Autograph letter signed of Orby Shipley a liturgical scholar. 2 pages, 8vo. Dated Monday. Literary matters. e) Autograph letter signed of Orby Shipley a liturgical scholar. 2 pages, 8vo. Dated Nov[ember) 15 [1883). Literary matters. f) "Miscellaneous Poems by John Charles Earle B.A." Two pages, small 4to, dated Paris 1857. g) 10 pages of proofs, various sizes, with hymns in Earle's hand h) 3 pages of text for an introduction/essay by Earle on religious matters, and literary references. i) Autograph letter signed of Edward Keogh a liturgical scholar. 2 pages, 8vo. Dated the oratory Nov[ember] 14, 1883. To Shipley, and responding with critical insight to a text by another, likely Earle. John Charles Earle was a barrister (called to the bar in 1876), however he was a gifted writer of hymns and sonnets. Earle wrote, amongst other texts: English premiers from Sir Robert Walpole to Sir Robert Peel. By John Charles Earle. (London, Chapman and Hall, 1871) The Master's field; a series of sonnets. (London, J.W. Kolckmann. 1878) Maximilian, and other poems /by John Charles Earle ... ; in aid of St. Vincent's home for destitute boys. (London : Burns, Oates. 1868) The spiritual body: an essay in prose and verse /by John Charles Earle. (London : Longmans, Green, and Co., 1876) Brother Orby Shipley was a liturgical scholar and Roman Catholic convert. His works include: The Liturgies of 1549 and 1662 (1866), The Church and the World: Essays on Questions of the Day (1866), Of the Establishment of an Oratory in London by the Society of the Holy Cross (1870) and A Glossary of Ecclesiastical Terms (1872). Edward Drew Keogh was a Catholic priest at the Brampton Oratory.

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        Schweigen.

      Berlin, Verlag Gebrüder Paetel, 1883.. EA, 111 S., Kl.-8°, gold-, blind- u. schwarzgeprägtes grünes OLn.. Erste Ausgabe sowie Erste Einzelausgabe (WG² 38, Teitge 1137). Bevor Storm seine Werke in Buchform veröffentlichte, ließ er sie fast immer in Zeitschriften, Zeitungen oder den damals so beliebten Wochen- oder Monatsheften erscheinen. Außerdem erhöhte Storm seine Finanzen damit, dass er seine Novellen zeitgleich oder in zeitlicher Nähe einmal einzeln und zusätzlich mit anderen Werken herausgab. Diese Novelle wurde im selben Jahr erstmals in der Deutschen Rundschau Nr. 35, S. 161 - 202 abgedruckt. Vermutlich zeitgleich mit der vorliegenden Ausgabe, jedenfalls auch 1883, erschien die Novelle zusammen mit "Hans und Heinz Kirch" in dem Band "Zwei Novellen" bei Paetel. Diese Vater-Sohn-Novelle war ebenfalls 1883 herausgekommen (s. WG² 37 u. Teitge 564/565). Der vorliegende grüne Originaleinband ist reichlich mit Gold und Schwarz sowie auch in Blinddruck geprägt worden, hat dazu rundum Goldschnitt und ein Lesebändchen. Einbandkanten nur minimal berieben, Rückdeckel mit Fleckchen, gegenüber dem Innentitel kurzer Name (sonst keine weiteren Eintragungen), diese Seite u. Innentitel gebräunt, ebenso beide Nachsatzseiten, Textseiten sauber, fleckenfrei und bemerkenswert frisch erhalten. Schöne und dekorative Ausgabe. >>> Von großer Seltenheit! <<<

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        PROCEEDINGS At The DINNER Given by the Medical Profession of the City of New York April 12, 1883 to OLIVER WENDELL HOLMES, M D , LL D

      New York:: G. P. Putnam's Sons,. 1883.. Small 4to. 9-1/2" x 6-3/4". 1st edition (BAL 8974; Currier & Tilton, p. 576). [4], 61, [3 (blank)] pp.. Original publisher's plum colored cloth binding. Bevelled edges. TEG. Patterned paper eps. Printed paper dust jacket.. Modest shelfwear to book - VG+. Dust jacket with age-toning & 2. triangular chunks missing from the front panel edges [one at top, one. at bottom]. Front flap detached. A Good example of the very rare. jacket.. First publication of poem, "Have I deserved your kindness?" [pp. 16 - 23], which would be later collected in the 1895 publication "Complete Poetical Works". . Frontis. 6 other inserted portrait plates. Folding seating plan at rear.

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        Reise-Erinnerungen 1883. Durch Italien, Nordafrika und Spanien.

      Magdeburg, Faber'sche Buchdruckerei, o.J.. Braun-schwarze, blindgeprägte Original-Leinwand mit goldgeprägtem Deckel- und Tückentitel und reicher Deckelvergoldung, 8°, gemustertes Vor- und Nachsatzpapier, Lesebändchen, dreiseitiger Goldschnitt, (1), 184 Seiten, jede einzelne Seite mit aufwendig verziertem Goldrahmen, Einband ganz leicht berieben, Seiten vereinzelt fingerfleckig, insgesamt ein sehr schönes Exemplar dieses herrlich ausgestatteten Buches, das in keiner Bibliothek nachweisbar ist..

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        Canada West Lake Huron Georgian Bay circa 1883 map

      London: Hydrological Office of the Admiralty, 1883. No binding. Very Good. 4 x 6.5 inches folded and opens to 20 x 26 inches (linen backed). Decorative border and titles to front. Light agetoning on front map side and some light soiling to two exposed linen backed panels (when folded). Small 3/4 x 1/4 inch section of paper below the Hydrological Office printed seal peeled off. Four small pin holes in each of the four corners, outside margins. Otherwise very good condition on linen backing.Linen-backed chart of Georgian Bay [Canada West. Lake Huron. Georgian Bay]Office of the Admiralty, London 1828 - Folding map/chart of Georgian Bay, originally surveyed by Captain Bayfield, published first in England in 1828, reprinted with corrections in 1864 and 1883. "Engraved by J. & C. Walker"- lower right margin. Great Lakes Surveys, 1815-25 background info. While Capt. Owen and Lt. Vidal completed a reconnaissance survey from Lake Ontario to Georgian Bay in the summer of 1815, Bayfield and his assistant Midshipman P.C. Collins, R.N., worked in the region of the Bay of Quinte. During the winter and summer of 1816 Bayfield assisted Capt. Owen with his surveys in the Niagara River and its headwaters in Buffalo, N.Y. With the completion of the Detroit River survey in 1816, Capt. Owen returned to England to compile his charts and left Lieut. Bayfield in temporary charge of the Great Lakes Survey.In June 1817 while working in Lake Erie, Bayfield was appointed Admiralty Surveyor for the Great Lakes, and it was from this date until 1856 that he made his greatest contributions to the history of Admiralty charting. Surveys in Lake Erie and the St. Clair River were completed by 1819, those for Lake Huron, Georgian Bay and the North Channel by 1822, and those for Lake Superior by 1825. Only in the last two season of his work was Bayfield able to charter a schooner in Lake Superior. Surveys in other seasons were carried out in sailing gigs powered by oars. Soundings along the coasts were made in summer, and the land surveys in winter while living in tents. While in Georgian Bay, Bayfield made the naval base at Penetanguishene his headquarters, and while in Lake Superior, Fort William. In May 1825, at Fort William, Bayfield met Commander John Franklin and his surveyor Lieut. George Back with a party of 33 men bound for the Western Arctic. The survey of Lake Superior was ended in the fall of 1825 and Bayfield with Collins returned to England to compile their charts for the Great Lakes. The first of these charts was published by the Admiralty in September 1828. quoted from Great Lakes Maps on line.

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        The Parthenon

      London - John Murray, 1883 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A scarce examination of the construction and history of the Parthenon. Including numerous illustrations throughout. James Fergusson (22 January 1808 9 January 1886), was a Scottish writer on architecture. Ferrgusson was the first clearly to point out and characterise the essential difference between this and the spontaneously evolved architecture of preceding ages His treatise on The True Principles of Beauty in Art, an early publication, is a most thoughtful metaphysical study. Some of his essays on special points in archaeology, such as the treatise on The Mode in which Light was introduced into Greek Temples, included theories on Greek Temples which have not received general acceptance. With five plates, collated complete. Condition: In a brown cloth binding. Externally, generally smart, with just some light bumping to the head and tail of the spine and a few marks. Internally, generally firmly bound, although four of the plates are detached. Pages are bright, but with some light foxing in places and the odd handling mark. Overall: VERY GOOD..

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        An archive of poems Autographed Signed Letter (ASL) of John Charles Earle, Brother Orby Shipley and Edward Drew Keogh

      1883 - Various sizes and condition varies. An archive of manuscript poems and letters by Earle and others, including: a) Autograph letter signed, Two pages, small 8vo. Dated Ladbroke Grove Road, London, Jan[uary)22, 1883. Acknowledging that he has sent verses, and enclosing a "short prayer of Mary Stuart's" b) Autograph letter signed of Orby Shipley a liturgical scholar. 8 pages, 8vo. Dated Twyford Moors, Winchester Sep[tember] 11, [1883). Enclosing a poem, and expressing appreciation, with specific references, to help rendered on literary matters. c) Autograph letter signed of Orby Shipley a liturgical scholar. 4 pages, 8vo. Dated Bindon House Somerset August 25 1883. Sending along details of hymns. d) Autograph letter signed of Orby Shipley a liturgical scholar. 2 pages, 8vo. Dated Monday. Literary matters. e) Autograph letter signed of Orby Shipley a liturgical scholar. 2 pages, 8vo. Dated Nov[ember) 15 [1883). Literary matters. f) "Miscellaneous Poems by John Charles Earle B.A." Two pages, small 4to, dated Paris 1857. g) 10 pages of proofs, various sizes, with hymns in Earle's hand h) 3 pages of text for an introduction/essay by Earle on religious matters, and literary references. i) Autograph letter signed of Edward Keogh a liturgical scholar. 2 pages, 8vo. Dated the oratory Nov[ember] 14, 1883. To Shipley, and responding with critical insight to a text by another, likely Earle. John Charles Earle was a barrister (called to the bar in 1876), however he was a gifted writer of hymns and sonnets. Earle wrote, amongst other texts: English premiers from Sir Robert Walpole to Sir Robert Peel. By John Charles Earle. (London, Chapman and Hall, 1871) The Master's field; a series of sonnets. (London, J.W. Kolckmann. 1878) Maximilian, and other poems /by John Charles Earle . ; in aid of St. Vincent's home for destitute boys. (London : Burns, Oates. 1868) The spiritual body: an essay in prose and verse /by John Charles Earle. (London : Longmans, Green, and Co., 1876) Brother Orby Shipley was a liturgical scholar and Roman Catholic convert. His works include: The Liturgies of 1549 and 1662 (1866), The Church and the World: Essays on Questions of the Day (1866), Of the Establishment of an Oratory in London by the Society of the Holy Cross (1870) and A Glossary of Ecclesiastical Terms (1872). Edward Drew Keogh was a Catholic priest at the Brampton Oratory.

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        THE SILVERADO SQUATTERS

      London: Chatto and Windus, 1883. First edition, first issue. Minor wear to corners, small bleached spot to rear board, front inner hinge mended, title page and frontispiece slightly foxed. Overall about very good.. Original sage-green pictorial cloth with title and decorations in gilt and brown, octavo (5.5 x 7.75 inches), 254 pp. Edges untrimmed. Frontispiece. The charming account of Stevenson's sojourn with his new bride on the slopes of Mount St. Helena at the head of the Napa Valley, during the summer of 1880. With 32-page publisher catalogue dated Oct. 1883 bound in at rear. Later issues have a catalogue dated November 1887. Howes S980; Prideaux, p. 24; Zamorano 80, #71

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        HISTORIA DEL AMPURDÁN - Barcelona 1883

      - Barcelona, Luis Tasso y Serra, Imp., 1883. Estudio de la civilización en las comarcas del noreste de Cataluña. Numerosas ilustraciones en b/n. 4º mayor. Guatex original estampada con lomo de piel con tejuelo. Mapas desplegables. 788p. 12h. Puntos de óxido. Lomo y cubierta posterior levemente rozada. Muy buen ejemplar. 1ª edición. Primera edición. 1st edition. First edition. Historia. Local. Ampurdán. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Life on the Mississippi

      James Osgood, 1883. Hardcover. Very Good. James R Osgood and Company, Boston 1883. First Edition / First Printing / First State. Illustration of Mark Twain's head in flames above an urn on page 441. Illustration caption reads "The St. Louis Hotel" on page 443. Professionally rebound in cloth. Rare Book. {ref: BAL 3411}. Book Condition: Very Good, tight spine, light age toning and shelf wear.

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        Residence & Ranch of Theo. Todd, Upper Ojai Valley, Ventura County, Cal.

      Oakland, 1883 This dual picture hand-colored lithograph "Residence & Ranch of Theo. Todd, Upper Ojai Valley, Ventura County, Cal." measures 8.5" x 11.75" and is in very good condition with faint foxing. This finely colored and expertly detailed lithograph shows the ranch and residence of Theodore Todd and Ojai Valley. Illustrated are numerous horses on the ranch as well as cattle and chickens within the different yards. Crops growing to the right and behind the house are also richly colored and the house, with the small vineyard growing in front, is finely detailed. Visitors on horse and carriage are seen coming to and from the ranch.Thomas H. Thompson, formerly Captain Thomas, began his career preparing maps and atlases of Illinois and Iowa counties. At various times of his life he was in partnership with several different men, two of them, Louis Everts and Alfred Andreas, were old acquaintances from his army days. In 1870 Thompson and Everts began publishing atlases, releasing in that year what they called ?combination atlas maps.? In the 1870 atlases, lithographic illustrations were placed at the rear of the volumes.After 1870 the illustrations were interleaved with township maps throughout the atlases. The atlases were sold by subscription by traveling salesmen. Thompson and Everts dissolved their partnership in the early 1870s and in 1875 Thompson migrated to California. There he published atlases of Northern California. In partnership with Albert West, he issued atlases of Santa Clara County (1875), Alameda County (1878) and Solano County (1878). All are illustrated with lithographic views and sketches similar to those in the atlases of mid-western counties with a splendid array of lithographed plates showing the farms, houses, and other features of the settlements of Alameda County.

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        Eigenh. Brief mit U.

      Paris, 15. IX. 1883. - 3 SS. auf Doppelblatt. 8vo. An die Herren Gerlach und Schenk, Kunstverlag, Wien: "Ihren Brief soeben empfangend, theile ich Ihnen mit, daß ich mich sehr wohl meiner Unterredung mit Herrn Gerlach entsinne. Derselbe empfahl mir, für 'Witz und Satyre' nur Raum für c. 1/3 Seite einzunehmen, für welchen meine Zeichnungen auch berechnet sind. Er stellte mir jedoch frei Monarchie-Republik und Despotie Anarchie auf 2 Blatt zu bringen, wobei er allerdings zufügte, daß es ihm angenehmer sei wenn die 4 Gegenstände auf 1 Blatt gingen [.] Über Ihr Anerbieten betreff Erwerbung des Werkes kann ich mich noch nicht schlüssig machen, umso mehr als ich den Preis nicht kenne und durch die Preisreduction schon beträchtlich verliere [.]". - Mit zeitgen. Eingangsvermerk; Faltspuren.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        FOOTPRINTS

      Amherst: [Privately Printed], 1883.. Printed wrappers. Faint bump to upper fore- corner, else a fine copy. First edition of the first separate publication by the future editor of the Dickinson manuscripts. Todd's short story was first published in the 27 September issue of THE INDEPENDENT, and according to Seven Gables MORE FIRST BOOKS (item 266), 127 copies of this separate edition were printed, of which six copies were specially bound. WRIGHT III:5504.

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        The Art of the Old English Potter, Illustrated with Fifty Etchings By the Author

      London: Bemrose and Sons, 1883. First Limited Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Book. Elephant Folio - over 15. 214 pp. Limited signed edition, of which this is number 139 of 250, "with letters". (Signed by Bemrose & Sons.) Lovely etchings by Solon of urns, jugs, mugs, dishes, teapots, figurines, et. al. Some light foxing affecting some text pages and a few plates, but never is it disconcerting. Most pages are clean. Heavy fine paper stock used remains crisp and fresh generally. Yellow decorated cloth boars have some soilage and wear, with fraying in corners, and a few minor tears (one such at top of spine). Tear or crack along hinge of front endpaper. Still this manages to be a very good copy in my view. The book weighs almost 10 pounds and so expect there to be extra shipping add-on if you order through ABE.

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        A photographic panoramic view of Constantinople (in six panels)

      - handwritten, in pencil on back of each photograph: Panorama of Constantinople, May 4 -16, 1883; six albumen photographs forming a stunning panoramic view of Constantinople, or Istanbul in 1883; apparently looking across the Golden Horn to the Old City, with many ships visible, the minarets and mosques reaching upward, the many buildings and houses crowded together; the photographs are still in their original, UNMOUNTED state, each measuring appr. 26cm x 32cm; three of the panels very slightly yellowed, panel 6 with very slight, inoffensive residue in sky portion, overall crisp and in fine condition; for same panorama (with wrong dating) cf. Bonhams, sale April 2, 2009, lot 102; our copy seems in overall better condition; quite rare in still unmounted state; please inquire before ordering

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        L&N, THE THROUGH LINE FROM NEW ORLEANS, MOBILE, MONTGOMERY, MEMPHIS AND NASHVILLE. TO PRINCIPAL CITIES OF THE NORTH

      Courier-Journal Job Print, December 15, 1883., 1883. 18" x 32" sheet that opens to a map of most of the country, beige outlining, inset maps and descriptions of Cincinnati, St. Louis, Louisville, Evansville, Nashville, Memphis, Mobile & New Orleans, folded and backed with 16 panels of time tables and cover panels. Lightly worn else very good.

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        Superintendent's Report of the Work of the New Silver St. Kindergarten Society, Since January 1st, 1882, and a History of the Free Kindergarten Movement. [The Free Kindergarten Work of the Pacific Coast]

      New Silver Street Kindergarten Society, San Francisco, 1883, Pamphlet, Book Condition: Fair, First EditionSize: 5" by 6¾", History of the free kindergartens (three at this point) and teacher training school superintended by the author; as well as other kindergartens in the region. The first of the schools was established on the Froebel plan in 1878 after a visit by Felix Adler, on Silver Street, in the heart of San Francisco's slums. The director, then Kate Douglas Smith, had trained as a teacher in Los Angeles and was called north to run the first school. After her marriage to Mr Wiggin, she resigned from teaching and began to write children's books to support the kindergarten. This is the second of her accounts of the history of the kindergartens. Scarce. Thin pamphlet, grey covers, red tiling. Worn, chipped, creased, cover brittle; spine torn & chipped; rear cover nearly detached. Text clean but for a couple of pencil marks effacing a name on page 8; 53 pages + 2 pages ads; ad for author's Story of Patsy, then in its second edition, on first page; other ads inside covers.

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