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        MEXICO A TRAVES DE LOS SIGLOS

      - MEXICO a través de los siglos. Historia general y completa del desenvolvimiento social, político, religioso, militar, artístico, científico y literario de México desde la antigüedad más remota hasta la época actual. Bajo la dirección del General D. Vicente Riva Palacio., y escrita por reputados literatos.- Barcelona, Espasa y Cia, Editores (1883-1890); 5 tomos en folio (35 x25,5 cm), holandesa editorial, firmada en lomo por H. Miralles Barcelona, planos superior profusamente ilustrados con dorados, lomos con hierros, exlibris de anterior propietario en hoja de guarda. 1º Historia antigua de la conquista. Escrita por Alfredo Chavero 2 hh. Fronris, 926 pp. 1h. Grabados en el texto y 14 láminas. 2º. El Virreinato, 1521-1808, por el General D. Vicente Riva Palacio, 2 hh. Frontis, 930 pp 1 h. grabados en el texto y 16 láminas. 3º, La Guerra de la Independencia, por D. Julio Zárate, 2 hh. Frontis, 810 pp. 1h grabados en el texto y 14 láminas. 4º, México independiente 1821-1855, por D. Enrique Olavarría y Ferrari y (Juan de Dios Arias), 2 hh. Frotis 880 pp grabados en el texto y 12 láminas. 5º, La reforma por D. José María Vigil, 2 hh. 881 pp. 1 h. grabados en el texto y 10 láminas. Las láminas en cromolitografía y algunas a doble página. Ejemplar en buen estado. Palau: 167520

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        Baszler Chronick - Darinn alles, was sich im Oberen Teutschen Landen, nicht nur in der Statt und Bistumbe Basel von ihrem Ursprung her nach Ordnung der Zeiten in Kirchen und Welt händlen bis in das gegenwirtige M.D. LXXX Jar, gedenkwirdigs zugetragen: Sonder auch der Eydtgnoschafft / Burgund / Elsasz und Breiszgow / als beyligender Landtschafften / mit eingemischte Historische sachen / warhafftig beschrieben: sampt vieler Herrschafften und Geschlechtern Wapen und Stammbäumen.

      Basel, Verlag Emil Birkhäuser, 1883. 3. Auflage 602 Seiten Halbleder Der Einband des Buches ist irgendwo zwischen gut und mäßig. Die Seiten, der Buchblock sind durchweg gut erhalten. Der Einband ist Halbleder und stabile Pappe mit Leinen überzogen. Der Lederteil ist berieben, etwas stärker zum oberen und unteren Ende hin und dort an den Kanten leicht durchrieben, bzw. ist dort das Leder brüchig geworden und dadurch beschädigt. Der Leinenteil ist an den Ecken etwas berieben, stellenweise durchrieben, aber nicht übermäßig. Der einzig wirklich restaurierbedürftige Schaden ist am einband vorn unten links zum Buchrücken hin. Dort hat sich der Leinen vom Untergrund auf einer maximalen Breite von 15 mm her gelöst. Kann aber problemlos repariert werden. Buchdeckelinnenseite leider mit kleinem Ex-Libris Aufkleber. Seiten sind soweit sauber, ohne Einträge und ohne Unterstreichungen. Seiten auf Grund Alter und Sonnenlicht etwas verfärbt, gebräunt, ergraut. Aber nicht übermäßíg. Schnittkanten marmoriert und sauber. Rik341225 Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        Drei Figuren / Trio. Buntstift, Farbkreide und Wasserfarbe auf Papier. Blattgröße: 37,5 x 50 cm. Rechts unten signiert.

      [An den Rändern minimal gewellt, sonst wohlerhaltenes Blatt]. Intenisves, expressives Blatt von Kuhfuss. - Paul Kuhfuss (1883-1960) erhielt seine Ausbildung zunächst an der Königlichen Kunstschule und später an der Königlichen Akademischen Hochschule für bildende Künste (heute UdK) bei Anton von Werner und Philipp Franck. Ab 1913 stellte er regelmäßig u.a. bei der Großen Berliner Kunstausstellung, der Freien Secession und der Berliner Secession aus. Von 1935 bis '45 zog er sich auf Grund von Denunziation und Repressionen zurück und übte öffentlich nur seinen Lehrberuf aus, der ihm materielle Unabhängigkeit sicherte. Nach 1945 war er weiterhin als Lehrer tätig und durfte zunächst wieder ausstellen, geriet aber im Zuge der Formalismusdiskussion auf Grund seiner Position der "Eigengesetzlichkeit der Kunst" selbstredend erneut ins Abseits. - Provenienz: Das Blatt stammt aus dem hier vorliegenden, bisher unbekannten Nachlass der Illustratorin und Bühnenbildnerin Gerda Schafhirt, einer Gefährtin von Kuhfuss, die u.a. den Sommer 1955 mit ihm zusammenlebend und -arbeitend in Born auf dem Darss verbrachte, und ist entsprechend noch nicht bei Hellwich/Röske verzeichnet. Bei weitergehendem Interesse können Sie mich gerne kontaktieren.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Dr. Lorenz Kristen]
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        O-HA-YO Album

      Yokohama 1883 - 4to, complete with the engraved title page, to plates and 10 woodcuts of hunting scenes. A very good copy in contemporary half calf binding, a bit rubbed at the edges with some loss to the head of the spine. Original wraps bound in, no markings or inscriptions. Some light historic worming to the upper margin in a few places. Georges Bigot (1860-1927), artist and journalist, was an early member of the Paris japonisants even before his long stay in Japan. Many of his subjects are social and political caricatures, often at the expense of the expatriate community in Yokohama. The woodcut illustrations of a Western shooting trip with Japanese attendants are printed in black on white using the shadow theatre technique of ombres chinoises. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        RECENT LOCOMOTIVES 1883; ILLUSTRATIONS, WITH DESCRIPTIONS AND SPECIFICATIONS AND DETAILS, OF RECENT AMERICAN AND EUROPEAN LOCOMOTIVES, REPRINTED FROM THE RAILROAD GAZETTE

      New York: Railroad Gazette, 1883 A collection of 203 steel engravings and mechanical drawings of seventy locomotives which are published in this volume are reprinted from the 1870 through 1882 issues of The Railroad Gazette. Forty-six pages of data and descriptions. Fourty pages of engraved ads in the rear. Full page ads by all the major locomotive builders and suppliers, plus numerous smaller ads. Bound in original maroon quarter leather over black cloth. Leather corners repaired and spine rebacked professionally. Areas of raised cloth on the front cover. A solid very good copy.. First Edition. Hardcover folio.

      [Bookseller: Robert Gavora, Fine and Rare Books]
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        Life On The Mississippi (In Publisher's Half-Leather Binding)

      James R. Osgood and Company, Boston 1883 - 624 Pp. Publisher's Half Calf Binding (Spine And Tips), Red And Black Spine Labels Stamped In Gilt, Gilt In Al Compartments, Over Marbled Paper Covered Boards With Blind Stamped Rules At Edges. Matching Marbled Endpapers And Matching Marbled Edges Of Page Block. Bal First State / Intermediate B (A) With Twain In Flames On P. 441, "St. Charles Hotel" Beneath Illustration On P.443, And "It It" On P. 444. Lightly Used, Hinges Solid, No Names Or Marks Or Book Plates. This Publisher's Leather Binding Scarce, And Always Seems To Be In This State B (A). [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Large Trade Catalog Broadside]: Supplementary Catalogue Camping Outfits

      John Boyle & Co, New York 1883 - Large broadside. Measuring approximately 17.75" x 31". Old folds including some with tape repairs on the verso and some short tears at the extremities, small inked notation of "10%" in a couple of places, a handsome about very good example. Includes 12 beautiful wood engraved illustrations (by H. W. Troy) of tents, with four additional illustrations of camp beds, stools, and chairs, each with a corresponding price list. Among the tents are a photographer's tent, a surf tent, refreshment tent, amazon tent, octagon garden tent, palmetto tent with awning front and rear, a lumberman's tent, and others. A wonderfully illustrated broadside catalog, the engravings uniformly dated 1883.

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        [Large Trade Catalog Broadside]: Supplementary Catalogue Camping Outfits

      New York: John Boyle & Co, 1883. Very Good. Large broadside. Measuring approximately 17.75" x 31". Old folds including some with tape repairs on the verso and some short tears at the extremities, small inked notation of "10%" in a couple of places, a handsome about very good example. Includes 12 beautiful wood engraved illustrations (by H. W. Troy) of tents, with four additional illustrations of camp beds, stools, and chairs, each with a corresponding price list. Among the tents are a photographer's tent, a surf tent, refreshment tent, amazon tent, octagon garden tent, palmetto tent with awning front and rear, a lumberman's tent, and others. A wonderfully illustrated broadside catalog, the engravings uniformly dated 1883.

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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        Morris, William- Rarity] Chants for Socialist: Excessively Rare 1883 "Democratic Federation" First Issue [together with] 1885 Edition with Walter Crane Headpiece

      Reeves, Printed at the Modern Press [1883], London - Two Separate titles, the 1883 first issue, and the 1885 Walter Crane issue. 12mo., original printed wrappers. The excessively rare first issue [1883], as cited by H. Buxtom Forman, was issued two years before the more common Socialist League imprint (dated 1885). The 1883 issue has the Reeves and Modern Press imprints, and differs widely from the second issue. "Democratic Federation, No. 1, The Day is Coming," etc. Near fine with slight soiling. Together with the 1885 edition with the famed Walter Crane vignette on cover, London, Socialist League Office, 1885, itself quite rare. No copies located in the marketplace of the 1883 edition.

      [Bookseller: Nudelman Rare Books]
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        Palästina in Bild und Wort. Nebst der Sinaihalbinsel und den Lande Gosen. Nach dem Englischen Herausgegeben. Erster Band und zweiter Band. (Komplett).

      Deutsche Verlags-Anstalt (Vormals Eduard Hallberger) 1883 1884, Stuttgart - Leipzig, - 385x310mm, VIII - 520 + 474Seiten. Kollation: Komplett von die 39 Stahlstichen ( 2 frontispizen + 2 Tilten Seiten + 35 in den zwei Banden), Text- und ganzseitigen S/W Abbildungen (485 + 441 Holzschnitten) und 1 Karte vom Jerusalem (1 dopplet Bl.). Polychrome Bindung des Herausgebers, reich illustriert auf der Rückseite und auf der oberen Platte. Goldscheiben. Verschlissene Kappen und Scharniere. Interieur und Gravuren in sehr gutem Zustand.

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        Societe D'Aquarellistes Francais Ouvrage d'Art

      Paris: Launette & Goupil, 1883. hardcover. very good(+). Numerous full page plates and many text illustrations. Title in red and black, 2 vols., folio, full burgundy morocco, rubbed. Paris: H. Launette & Goupil, 1883. Very good(+). Limited Edition.

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        Life on the Mississippi. With more than 300 illustrations. Sold by Subscription Only.

      Boston: James R. Osgood, 1883 - Quarto. Original publisher's half calf, spine gilt-tooled in compartments with red and green morocco title labels, marbled sides, endpapers and edges. Contemporary ownership inscription. Minor rubbing to extremities, but an extremely smart copy indeed in excellent condition. Illustrated frontispiece, steamboat vignette to title page, illustrated plates and vignettes in the text throughout. First US edition, in the very scarce publisher's calf. This copy in intermediate state "A" with the first state illustrated tailpiece on page 441, but the caption on page 443 corrected to "The St Charles Hotel". Clemens's classic anecdotal travel narrative, which contains an autobiographical account of his childhood experiences, as well as his life on the river as a steamboat pilot. Huck Finn makes a lengthy cameo on pages 42–61, a story within the chapter detailing Huck and Jim's attempt to reach Cairo which does not appear in Huckleberry Finn, published two years later. To find a first edition copy of this title in any example of the publisher's calf binding, let alone one in such smart condition, is very uncommon. BAL 3411; Johnson, pp. 41-43. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Iconographie de la Reine Marie-Antoinette. Catalogue descriptif et raisonné de la collection de portraits, pièces historiques et allégoriques, caricatures, etc., formée par lord Ronald Gower. Précédée d'une lettre par G. Duplessis.

      Paris, Quantin 1883 - in-4, XVI-247 pp., 42 planches, index des artistes, demi-chagrin bleu à coins, dos à nerfs orné d'une fleur de lys et d'un M surmonté d'une couronne de laurier, tête dorée (rel. de l'époque). Nerfs, coiffes et coins légt frottés.

      [Bookseller: Librairie Historique F. Teissèdre]
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        Die Tapete im Raumbild.

      Düsseldorf: A. Bagel Akt.-Ges., n.d. [circa 1920s?]. Thin 4to., unpaginated, illustrated in color and b&w, some inlaid. Stitched tan paper wraps printed in red and gilt. Edges slightly rubbed; very good. Very scarce edition of “new architecture” by Fritz August Brehaus (de Groot). With artistic renderings of sample rooms, and facing photographic examples of installations. Catalogue of Brehaus wallpapers with accolades of major art critics of the period (without original samples). Fritz August Breuhaus (1883-1960) was a famous German architect, interior designer, and designer in the 20th century.

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        [Large Trade Catalog Broadside]: Supplementary Catalogue Camping Outfits

      New York: John Boyle & Co, 1883. Very Good. Large broadside. Measuring approximately 17.75" x 31". Old folds including some with tape repairs on the verso and some short tears at the extremities, small inked notation of "10%" in a couple of places, a handsome about very good example. Includes 12 beautiful wood engraved illustrations (by H. W. Troy) of tents, with four additional illustrations of camp beds, stools, and chairs, each with a corresponding price list. Among the tents are a photographer's tent, a surf tent, refreshment tent, amazon tent, octagon garden tent, palmetto tent with awning front and rear, a lumberman's tent, and others. A wonderfully illustrated broadside catalog, the engravings uniformly dated 1883.

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        Das Grossherzogthum Hessen in Vergangenheit und Gegenwart.

      Darmstadt, Hoffmann, 1883. 2. Aufl. 28 x 20 cm. VIII, 1 Bl., 681 S. Mit 55 Tafeln in Stahl- und Holzstich. Dunkelgrüne OLwd. mit reicher Gold- und Schwarzprägung. Mit schönen Stahlstichansichten von Darmstadt, Heppenheim, Lich, Lorsch, Mainz, Michelstadt, Offenbach, Worms u.a. sowie Ansichten und Porträts in Holzstich. - Der schöne Original-Einband bestoßen und berieben, die Gelenke vorne und hinten teils aufgeplatzt. Teils papierbedingt gering gebräunt, die Bindung leicht gelockert, eine Tafel und Seite lose. Versand D: 6,00 EUR Hessen, Genealogie, Geschichte

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        Photographie originale de Guy de Maupassant avec envoi autographe signé à la comtesse Potocka

      Rare original photographic portrait of the writer in full, realized by Achille Mélandri, enriched with an autograph signed signed "A Madame the Countess Potocka, his respectful friend, Guy de Maupassant".For a long time, Maupassant, like Balzac or Flaubert, was resistant to the diffusion of his portrait in photography as in engraving. In an autograph note kept in the library at Rouen, he summarized his idea on this subject: " I have made an absolute rule to never let my portrait be published whenever I can prevent it. The exceptions took place only by surprise. Our works belong to the public, not our figures. In 1890 he even threatened to sue one of his publishers, Charpentier, for he had inserted his portrait in Les Soirées de Médan . He asked him to recall all the copies in stock to destroy them. He never put his threat into execution but remained of the opinion that the photographs were in the private sphere.This is why the photographic portraits of Maupassant are rare and generally reserved for his relatives. Here he decides to offer it to the Countess Potocka, of whom he was one of the most fervent "Maccabees," or "dead of love," the group of admirers who surrounded the countess. Maupassant had a real passion for this muse, which inspired several characters, including Christiane Andermatt in Mont-Oriol , and Baroness de Frémines in Notre Cœur .To realize this portrait in full, it chose its neighbor of the street Clauzel, Achille Mélandri. Hydropath, poet and photographer of literary and artistic Paris, he had photographed celebrities such as Victor Hugo, André Gill and Sarah Bernhardt. He is famous for having worked with Emile Cohl on a method to animate the photographs that will lead him to the invention of the cartoon.One of the very rare autographed photographs of Maupassant, addressed to the mistress of one of the most important literary and artistic salons of the nineteenth century and loving passion half-confessed to the writer. Paris s.d. [1883] 10,7x16,4cm (image), 20,3x29,2cm (planche) 1 photographie monté sur carton

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        Die Verwandlung. Das Urteil. Bücherei "Der jüngste Tag" Band 22/23 und Band 34

      74 (3) Seiten 28 (2) Seiten 8, Originalbroschur in eigens dafür entworfener Kasette Originalumschläge mit Deckelschild, die Rücken neu gebunden. Die Bände stammen aus der Sammlung Jansen-Heisler und sind in einwandfreier Erhaltung. Der Vortitel ist jeweils mit "Sammlung Jansen-Heisler" blindgeprägt. Die beiden Bände sind in einer eigens angefertigten Kasette untergebracht. Band "Die Verwandlung" gegenüber der Erstausgabe mit einigen geringen Varianten und Setzfehlern. Franz Kafka (* 3. Juli 1883 in Prag + 3. Juni 1924 in Kierling/Österreich) war ein deutschsprachiger Schriftsteller, der aus einer bürgerlichen jüdischen Kaufmannsfamilie stammte. Sein Hauptwerk bilden neben drei Romanen bzw. Romanfragmenten (Der Process, Das Schloss und Der Verschollene) zahlreiche Erzählungen. Kafkas Werke wurden zum größeren Teil erst nach seinem Tod und gegen seinen erklärten Willen von Max Brod veröffentlicht, einem engen Freund und Schriftstellerkollegen. Seither zählen sie zum unbestrittenen Kanon der Weltliteratur mit vielfältigen, anhaltenden Wirkungen.

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        C.G. Bonehill, Belmont Fire-Arms and Gun Barrel Works, Belmont Row, Birmingham ... Manufacturer of all kinds of Sporting and Military Breech & Muzzle-Loading Shot Guns and Rifles, Pistols, Revolvers ... Hammerless Guns, Single & Double-Barrel Duck Guns, Collectors' Guns, Single and Double-Barrel 'Express' Rifles, Tiger & Elephant Rifles, Cape & other Long Range Rifles, Kangaroo, Rook, Rabbit & Saloon Rifles on every system ... Air Guns, Walking Stick Powder Guns, Alarm Guns ... Gun and Revolver Cases. Gun Covers. Rifle Slings. Cartridge Bags and Belts. Shot Pouches. Shot Belts. Powder Flasks. Vermin and Game Traps. Glass Ball and Clay Pigeon Traps, and all other kinds of Sporting and Military Accessories. Gunsmiths' Tools ... Daggers. Swords & Bayonets. Sportsmen's Knives. Bowie Knives ..

      Birmingham, Bonehill, [1880s] (it contains a testimonial dated November 1883). Quarto, [554] pages, extensively illustrated. Original cloth (relatively recently rebacked); cloth a little silverfish-nibbled at the edges; poor-quality text paper uniformly discoloured and brittle, with closed tears to several leaves and a few corner sections missing (with minimal loss of text); damaged title and preface leaves reinforced around the margins (with slight loss of text to the preface); essentially a very presentable copy of a comprehensive and highly interesting catalogue.

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        Als Mariner im Krieg.

      384 (3) Seiten 8, gebundene Ausgabe, beiger Original Ganz-Leineneinband mit schwarzgeprägtem Titel auf Buchdeckel und -rücken, Kopfgelbschnitt. das Buch tafellos erhalten, auf dem Vorsatz siebenzeilige persönliche Widmung des Autors, signiert und datiert (Berlin, 14. Febr. 31). Erstausgabe WG 27. Joachim Ringelnatz (* 7. August 1883 in Wurzen - + 17. November 1934 in Berlin eigentlich Hans Gustav Bötticher) war ein deutscher Schriftsteller, Kabarettist und Maler, der vor allem für humoristische Gedichte um die Kunstfigur Kuttel Daddeldu bekannt ist. Er war bekannt zur Zeit der Weimarer Republik, stand an Popularität den Comedian Harmonists in nichts nach und zählte Schauspieler wie Asta Nielsen und Paul Wegener zu seinen engen Freunden und Weggefährten. Sein teils skurril, expressionistisch, witzig und geistreich geprägtes Werk hat noch einen hohen zeitgenössischen Bekanntheitsgrad. In diesem Werk schildert Ringelnatz unter dem Pseudonym Hester sein Leben in der Zeit des Ersten Weltkrieges. Während dieser Zeit diente er sich bei der Marine vom Matrosen bis zum Leutnant hoch und meldete sich freiwillig zu Kampfeinsätzen. Dabei diente Ringelnatz an wechselnden Orten, meist in der Nähe von Cuxhaven. Auch seine Urlaubserlebnisse finden in seinen Ausführungen Platz.

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        Die Tapete im Raumbild.

      Düsseldorf: A. Bagel Akt.-Ges., n.d. [circa 1920s?]. Thin 4to., unpaginated, illustrated in color and b&w, some inlaid. Stitched tan paper wraps printed in red and gilt. Edges slightly rubbed; very good. Very scarce edition of "new architecture" by Fritz August Brehaus (de Groot). With artistic renderings of sample rooms, and facing photographic examples of installations. Catalogue of Brehaus wallpapers with accolades of major art critics of the period (without original samples). Fritz August Breuhaus (1883-1960) was a famous German architect, interior designer, and designer in the 20th century.

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        John Wisden's Cricketers' Almanack for 1883 - 1883 Original Paperback Wisden No Restoration

      1883. Hi, I recently purchased a set of Wisdens and the first 50 of the run were in a suitcase that had not been opened for over 50 years. This lot is an 1883 Original Paperback Wisden. It has the Original Spine Paper without any Restoration. It is in Very Good Condition for the year. The spine paper is excellent, just some wear to the ends and a small amount of darkness to the bottom. The book is very tightly bound, the covers have some marks and age toning , mainly to the front cover in the middle. Internally it is very nice and clean and hasn't been opened for a while. Spotting to page block but not much at all inside the book. No restoration.

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        Le vingtième siècle

      - Georges Decaux, Paris 1883, 20,5x30,5cm, relié. - In primo luogo la stampa dei 325 disegni e inserti, tra cui 7 colori e 1 frontespizio di Albert Robida. Vincolato a metà marocchino rosso, posteriore con cinque nervi con tracce di attrito, lastre di cartone ondulato e decorata con motivi decorativi floreali stampati freddo modo stile giapponese, guardie e contreplats di carta a mano, due angoli urtato, testa dorata. Copiare praticamente privo di lentiggini. Bellissimo esemplare ricavato da un elegante stile giapponese vincolante. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Premier tirage des 325 dessins in et hors-texte, dont 7 couleurs et 1 frontispice par Albert Robida. Reliure en demi maroquin rouge, dos à cinq nerfs comportant quelques traces de frottements, plats de cartonnage gaufré et décoré de motifs décoratifs floraux estampés à froid à la manière japonisante, gardes et contreplats de papier à la cuve, deux coins émoussés, tête dorée. Exemplaire quasi exempt de toute rousseur. Bel exemplaire établi dans une élégante reliure japonisante.

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        Daisy Miller A Comedy in Three Acts

      Boston: James R. Osgood and Company. VG/NONE. 1883. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Original green cloth boards with gilt stamping to spine, lightly rubbed, worn on points with a thin 1/4" stain (ink?) on spine cloth. Internally age toned, corners square and securely bound. First edition, (first printing of 1000 copies) with James R. Osgood imprint on spine. More photographs available on request.; MCF03351; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 189 pp .

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        The Rámáyana of Tulsi Dás Translated from the original Hindi by F S Growse

      Allahabad, India : North-western Provinces and Oudh Government Press, 1883 . 0. The original 1883 publication in a later tight binding. Small folio. 27.5cm x 22.0cm x 5.0cm. [4pp.]/pp.20/[2pp.]/pp.575/pp.14. Boards with a bright indian design in red, gold, and blue. Board edges rubbed and bumped. Clean red cloth corners and spine. Black titles to spine; "The Ramayana of Tulsi Das . Translated F. S. Growse. Allahabad 1883" . Similar patterned endpapers. Plain free-endpapers (light-brown paper). Title in red & black, framed with phrases in Hindustani. Page lightly soiled and some ink splashes. Edges frayed with loss to lower corner (not affecting the text). Clear English text throughout, on lightly toned paper, just a little light foxing, as well as underlining and notation (affecting just 4 pages). Well illustrated with 16 sepia plates (one folding). Unfortunately the frontispiece is absent. A very good copy of this scarce book. ** "The Rámáyana of Tulsi Dás is more popular and more honoured by the people of the North-Western Provinces than the Bible is by the corresponding classes in England." - Griffith " *** "GROWSE, Frederic Salmon. 1837 — 19 May 1893. He was born in Bildestone, Suffolk. British Civil Servant and Indologist (Hindi Scholar) in India. Son of Robert Gr., educated at Oriel College and at Queen's College, Oxford (M.A.). Joined the I.C.S. in 1860, served in the N.W.P., in Mathura and Bulandshahr. Retired in 1890. C.I.E. 1879. “He ardently defended the purity of the vernacular Hindi, as opposed to the official Hindustani.” He built a catholic church in Mathura. Also an archaeologist." - See Persons of Indian Studies, by Prof. Dr. Karttunen .

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        The Rámáyana of Tulsi Dás . Translated from the original Hindi by F.S. Growse.

      Allahabad India : North-western Provinces and Oudh Government Press 1883 - The original 1883 publication in a later tight binding. Small folio. 27.5cm x 22.0cm x 5.0cm. [4pp.]/pp.20/[2pp.]/pp.575/pp.14. Boards with a bright indian design in red, gold, and blue. Board edges rubbed and bumped. Clean red cloth corners and spine. Black titles to spine; "The Ramayana of Tulsi Das . Translated F. S. Growse. Allahabad 1883" . Similar patterned endpapers. Plain free-endpapers (light-brown paper). Title in red & black, framed with phrases in Hindustani. Page lightly soiled and some ink splashes. Edges frayed with loss to lower corner (not affecting the text). Clear English text throughout, on lightly toned paper, just a little light foxing, as well as underlining and notation (affecting just 4 pages). Well illustrated with 16 sepia plates (one folding). Unfortunately the frontispiece is absent. A very good copy of this scarce book. ** "The Rámáyana of Tulsi Dás is more popular and more honoured by the people of the North-Western Provinces than the Bible is by the corresponding classes in England." - Griffith " *** "GROWSE, Frederic Salmon. 1837 — 19 May 1893. He was born in Bildestone, Suffolk. British Civil Servant and Indologist (Hindi Scholar) in India. Son of Robert Gr., educated at Oriel College and at Queen’s College, Oxford (M.A.). Joined the I.C.S. in 1860, served in the N.W.P., in Mathura and Bulandshahr. Retired in 1890. C.I.E. 1879. "He ardently defended the purity of the vernacular Hindi, as opposed to the official Hindustani." He built a catholic church in Mathura. Also an archaeologist." - See Persons of Indian Studies, by Prof. Dr. Karttunen [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A Monsieur Gustave Rivet. Député". Partly autograph manuscript signed.

      No place, July 1883. - 4to. 88 pages. Corrected proof of Dumas's letter addressed to Deputy Gustave Rivet, presenting important corrections and his signature; several pages are entirely handwritten. Interesting document on the origin and history of social legislation at the end of the 19th century. - Addenda: Two printed speeches at the Académie française by Raymond Poincaré (1909) and Henri-Robert (1924) and three printed poems by Élie Fourès, Fabre des Essarts and Maurice Boniface on the occasion of the inauguration of a monument for Dumas on the Place Malesherbes on November 4, 1883. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        History of Santa Barbara [& Ventura Counties], California with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Prominent Men and Pioneers

      Oakland: Thompson & West, 1883. First edition. expertly rebacked to period style with brown morocco spine lettered in gilt, over original brown cloth ruled and lettered in gilt, marbled edges, new endpapers. Fine. Quarto. 477 pp Profusely illustrated with both in text and full page plates With some early ephemera laid in .

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        Memoirs of Madame Junot

      London: Richard Bentley, 1883. Full leather. Good. London: Richard Bentley, 1883. Full leather. Three volumes. Octavo. Memoirs of Madame Junot, Napoleon: His Court and Family. Duchesse D'Abrantés. Numerous portrait on steel illustrations. Bound in full tan calf, gilt motif to spine, red and black title labels, top edge gilt. (spine rehinge).

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        Carta General del Mar Mediterráneo. Carta náutica.

      - Madrid, Dirección de Hidrografía, 1883. J. Galván lo grabó 103,5 x 68,5 cm. En buen papel de hilo.

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        Friends, Though Divided. A Tale of the Civil War

      London, Griffith & Farran, 1883 [first edition, with the advertisements dated '9.83']. Octavo, [viii], 384, 32 (advertisements) pages with decorative head- and tailpieces plus 8 plates (the frontispiece with a tissue guard). Pictorial blue cloth blocked in gilt and black; cloth a little flecked and marked, sunned on the spine, and lightly rubbed or worn at the extremities; light stains to the top and bottom edges; front flyleaf neatly excised; half-title browned and offset; small light stain to the blank top margin of two plates and a handful of leaves, with light associated cockling to about 25 consecutive leaves; notwithstanding, an agreeable copy. With a gift inscription on the front pastedown, 'R.M.W. Thirkell & G.L.A. Thirkell, Christmas 1904, from L.F. Piesse'. The Tasmanian Thirkell brothers, who would have been in their early teens when they were given this book, both served as officers in the Middle East, England and France during the First World War. The elder brother, Robert Mowbray Winston Thirkell, was awarded the MBE after the war, and was later a career officer, rising to the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel. The second, George Lancelot Allnut Thirkell, served with various field engineer units in Gallipoli and France. While stationed in England in late 1917 he married the well-connected divorcee Angela McInnes at the Kensington registry office. In 1920 the couple sailed to Australia, but Angela found life in suburban Melbourne dull and the marriage did not last. She returned to Britain around 1930 and soon began a successful career as a novelist under her married name, Angela Thirkell. In 1934 she published 'Trooper to the Southern Cross' under the nom de plume of Leslie Parker, a fictionalised retelling of the couple's eventful voyage from England to Australia on the troopship 'Friedrichsruh', told through the eyes of a character based on her husband George. Dartt, pages 61-62.

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        La muse noire

      - Alphonse Lemerre, Paris 1883, 13,5x19,5cm, relié. - Edition originale, un des 10 exemplaires numérotés sur Hollande, seuls grands papiers avec 10 Chine Reliure en demi chagrin rouge, dos à cinq nerfs orné de motifs floraux dorés, plats de papier marbré, gardes et contreplats de papier à la cuve, couverture conservée, tête dorée sur témoins, reliure de l'époque. Provenances : des bibliothèques de Lallemand de Mont, gendre de Stanislas de Guaita avec son ex-libris encollé sur un contreplat. Rare exemplaire en grand papier d'une exceptionnelle provenance.   - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 10 exemplaires numérotés sur Hollande, seuls grands papiers avec 10 Chine. Reliure en demi chagrin rouge, dos à cinq nerfs orné de motifs floraux dorés, plats de papier marbré, gardes et contreplats de papier à la cuve, couverture conservée, tête dorée sur témoins, reliure de l'époque. Provenances : des bibliothèques de Lallemand de Mont, gendre de Stanislas de Guaita avec son ex-libris encollé sur un contreplat. Rare exemplaire en grand papier d'une exceptionnelle provenance.  

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        Reminiscences of Fifty Years in Texas

      NY: D & J Sadlier 1883 - 1ST Edition. Good/- no dustjacket as issued. Edgewear, lightly bumped corners, top of spine is ragged, small closed tear in the mid-spine, gift inscription on the front pastedown, discoloration on the back endpapers. Errata sheet pasted to the last text page. Texas residents will have state tax added to their bill. Memoirs of an Irish born man who came to Texas in 1829. Cover; Basic Texas Books ".one of the basic sources on the revolutionary period."; Howes 363; Rader 2239 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Le vingtième siècle

      First print of the 325 drawings in and out-text, including 7 colors and 1 frontispiece by Albert Robida.Binding in half red morocco, back with five nerves with some traces of friction, corrugated cardboard boards decorated with decorative floral patterns cold stamped in the Japanese way, guards and counterplates paper to the vat, two corners blunt, golden head.Exemplary almost free of any freckles.Beautiful example in an elegant japanese binding. Georges Decaux Paris 1883 20,5x30,5cm relié

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        Carte-lettre autographe signée à la Comtesse Potocka

      1883. - S.l.[Paris] n.d. [circa juillet 1890-janvier 1892], 11,5x8x9cm, 1 page. - Un grigio lettera-card per l'intestazione - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Une carte-lettre grise autographe signée de Maupassant, à l'en-tête « GM 24 rue de Boccador ». Maupassant attend la confirmation pour un dîner chez lui : « Madame Kann désire que le dîner chez moi ait lieu jeudi ? Ce jour vous convient-il ? » Cette invitation révèle le cadre mondain des relations de Maupassant. Il a rencontré Marie Kann (née Warshawska) chez la Comtesse de Potocka lors d'un dîner des « Macchabées ». Elle était la maîtresse de Paul Bourget qui la décrivait ainsi à Barbey d'Aurevilly : « une endiablée Russe aux yeux brûlants [...] » Mais cette liaison ne l'empêche pas de devenir la maîtresse de Maupassant pendant plusieurs années.

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        The complete writings of Thomas Say on the entomology of North America. (2 volume set)

      S.E. Cassino 1883 - 2 volumes. 24 cm. Collated: xxiv, 412; [2], iv, 814, [6] pp. 54 hand-colored plates. Rebound in modern green cloth with gold lettering. Pages generally clean, with a few scattered spots. Say was one of the most important early American Entomologists. He founded the Entomological Society of America and described over 1500 new species of insects. ABPC 23 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        HISTOIRE DE LA VILLE DE MONTPELLIER depuis son origine jusqu'à notre temps. Nouvelle édition publiée sous la direction de M. de la Pijardière. COMPLET

      Montpellier, chez Coulet 1875-1883. - 4 volumes (28x23cm)in-4 reliés demi-chagrin à coins, dos à nerfs ornés, reliure postérieure très décorative. Tiré à 603 exemplaires, celui-ci un des 579 sur hollande. 5 portraits et 9 planches en hors texte. Vignettes. Cette nouvelle édition est continuée jusqu'à la Révolution. BEL EXEMPLAIRE [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        life On the Mississippi

      Boston: James R. Osgood And Company, 1883. Copyright date 1883, first edition, first printing. TRUE FIRST EDITION with the image of Twain in flames on page 441 and with "The St. Louis Hotel" caption on page 443. decorative antique volume is bound in cloth with decorative black and gilt inlay and lettering on the front cover and spine. "Life on the Mississippi (1883) is a memoir by Mark Twain of his days as a steamboat pilot on the Mississippi River before the American Civil War, and also a travel book, recounting his trip along the Mississippi River from St. Louis to New Orleans many years after the War. This antique volume shows nicely with moderate signs of age and handling which include toning, scuffs and edgewear, rubbing and occasional slight soiling. There is a small crack to the rear edge of the spine label. The front inner hinge is cracked and the rear is partially cracked. There is provenance information, as well as a couple other markings, penciled onto the endpapers. . first Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/no dust Jacket. 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Scarce Novel.

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