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        "Dr. A. Rueff, Wandtafeln zur Darstellung der Racen, Gangarten und Farben des Pferdes".

      . 2 Blatt mit je 16 Darstellungen in Farblitho m. Tonplatte n. u. v. Votteler ( Farbendruck Henzler ) b. Ulmer in Ravensburg, um 1890, je 48,5 x 65,5. Dek. Tafeln. Auf Tafel 1 werden die verschiedenen Pferderassen dargestellt, auf Tafel II die verschiedenen Gangraten.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        The Central Broken Hill Silver Mining Company Limited Reports & statement of accounts for half-year ending June 30th, 1890

      Sydney: John Sands, for the company, 1890. Quarto, staple bound in original tinted wrappers, with lithographic four folding plans, very good condition. Silver mining in Broken Hill. Contains the directors report and balance sheet for the mid-term of 1890; of special interest are the four folding plans of the transverse holdings, shaft plans and excavations.

      [Bookseller: Hordern House Rare Books]
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        Panorama del Canale di Panama. Panorama du Canal de Panama. Edito per Cura del Cre. Cesare Vimercati e disegnato dal Prof. Giosellino Peverelli.

      Livorno & Pisa: Giuseppe Meucci c. 1890 - Lithograph map, hand-coloured; closed tear in the middle of upper part. Dimensions: 640 by 770mm. (25.25 by 30.25 inches). An unusual and rare 'map-view' of the Panama Canal, probably published as a publicity exercise before the Canal was finished. A table under the world map lower left gives the distances from London, Le Havre & Genova to San Francisco, Valparaiso & Sydney, via Cape Horn and the Canal (and, in the case of Sydney, the Cape of Good Hope). We have seen an identical print, publsihed by Cesare Vimercati, a publisher also in Livorno.

      [Bookseller: Shapero Rare Books]
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        Fair Phyllis of Lavender Wharf. A Realistic Romance in ten Thrills

      Bristol/London: Arrowsmith/Kent and Co.. Small part of the lower spine missing. Else in very good condition. Very Rare. Bookplate (Exlibris) of Harry Mc Calmont on front pastedown [that is Colonel Harry Leslie Blundell McCalmont]. . Bristol/London, Arrowsmith/Kent and Co. No date, (c.1890). Small Octavo. 184 pages. Contemporary private binding (red halfleather with gilt lettering to spine). Small part of the lower spine missing. Else in very good condition. Very Rare. Bookplate (Exlibris) of Harry Mc Calmont on front pastedown [that is Colonel Harry Leslie Blundell McCalmont]. Includes Content such as: Mungo Marks visits His loving Brother Judas / What Mungo Marks saw in the Looking-glass / In which "Fair Phyllis" appears and takes the counterfeit Judas captive / Etc.

      [Bookseller: The Time Traveller's Bookshop]
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        Tramway, Havana, Cuba]. [Vista de una calle de la Habana con Tranvia].

      c. 1890 - Albumen print. Two-part panorama, good tonal range and in good condition, pasted on original card. Dimensions: 150 by 415mm. (6 by 16.5 inches).

      [Bookseller: Shapero Rare Books]
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        Waterscheprad te Pajakoembok, Sumatra's Westkust.

      ca. 1890, albumen print, 27,7 x 20,8 cm. KEYWORDS:indonesia/sumatra/pajakoembok.

      [Bookseller: Krul Antiquarian Books]
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        Edfou. Les Colonnades de la Galerie.

      Luxor, A.Beato, ca.1890, albumen print, 35,6 x 25,4 cm, signed in ink, titled and numbered: 555 in pencil by Antonio Beato. Picture shown is part of the image. KEYWORDS:egypt / edfou

      [Bookseller: Krul Antiquarian Books]
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        Reisebilder aus Liberia. Resultate geographischer, naturwissenschaftlicher und ethnographischer Untersuchungen während der Jahre 1879-1882 und 1886-1887. (2 vol. set in 1st ed.).

      Leiden, Brill, 1890. - (1st ed.). 2 vols. (VI)+XVI+440;VIII+510 pp. With 5 maps (incl. 1 large fold. col.), 32 plts. (incl. 8 chromolith. depicting artefacts (4) or animals (4), num. ills., fold. table). Lists of animals, index. Hardcover. Recent red cloth with gilt lettered spines. VG. (Fine interior condition). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Charbo's Antiquariaat]
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        The Forth Bridge in its Various Stages of Construction and Compared with the Most Notable Bridges of the World

      R Grant & Son [1890], Edinburgh - 303pp (versos blank). 57 b/w plates. Language: eng G : in Good condition. Cover rubbed with some marks and wear to spine. Endpapers foxed and occasional light marks within. Aeg Red hardback cloth cover with gilt illustration and titles on front cover. Heavy boards with bevelled edges. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Barter Books Ltd]
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        Odes From the Greek Dramatists

      A. C. McClurg & Co., Chicago 1890 - Superbly bound by The Knicekerbocker Press (with their gilt pallet rear dentelle) in full blue-green crushed morocco with delicate and widespread wavy leaf and vine pattern on both covers and spine, gilt dentelles, marbled endsheets. A very pleasing binding by a noted binder in New York in the early 1900's. Spine evenly sunned, though slightly, else near fine. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Edward Nudelman Rare Books]
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        In Darkest Africa or the Quest, Rescue, and Retreat of Emin Governor of Equatoria

      London: Sampson, Low, Marston, Searle, and Rivington 1890, 1st edition limited to 250 numbered and signed copies. () xv,[1],529;xv,[1],472pp. Very good. Two volumes. Quarto in original bevelled edge half black morocco and vellum boards with raised bands and gilt lettered spine, gilt lettered front panel with gilt vignette of flag and fern, and gilt top edge, others uncut. 2 mounted steel engraved portraits on tissue paper (frontispiece in each volume), 2 heliogravure plates (group portraits), 36 plates and illustrations in text from woodcuts, 6 etchings (signed), 2 gravure plates (group portraits), 36 plates and illustrations in text from woodcuts, 6 etchings (signed), 2 facsimiles (pages from Stanley's notebook), 3 colour folding maps and 1 colour section. Crisp, clean copy with some soiling to the vellum boards. Boards a bit bowed as usual. Bookplate on front pastedown and small broadside rules and regulations tipped onto the rear boards. Copy #168 / 250. Deluxe large paper Edition signed by Stanley and detailing his expedition from the mouth of the Congo to rescue Emin Pasha, who had been appointed Governor of Equatoria by General Gordon, then abandoned when the Mahdi overran the Sudan. An intereting copy with a noble provenance having been deaccessioned from the Royal Geographical Society in London. Each volume contains the large engraved bookplate of the society as well as an attractive embossed R.G.S stamp in the margin of the title pages. There is a small broadsheet dated 1904, tipped onto the rear pastedown, showing the rules and regulations of the Society. The mind can only imagine which great explorer has browsed through this copy!.

      [Bookseller: Aquila Books]
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        [Fourteen Catalogues]: Americana (1890-1897)

      Leipzig: Karl W. Hiersemann. (1890-1897). Fourteen separate catalogs in printed wrappers, bound together in one volume: Nos. 41, 51, 60, 70, 119, 137, 143, 156-158, 166, 179-180, and "Periodicals Catalogue." Various dates from 1890-1897. Thick octavo (over 800 total pages). Moderate toning to the text pages, a very good collection of untrimmed catalogs, with the edges stained red. Bound in fine modern period-style quarter calf and marbled paper over boards, gilt-stamped leather spine label. A scarce collection of Americana catalogs (including supplements) from this important German bookseller. Subjects include North America, Central and South America, Voyages, German-Americana, Bibliography, and scientific periodicals. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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      Charleston, NC: Walker, Evans & Cogswell Co., 1890 Two page letter laid onto the front flyleaf to a Mr. Cunningham, dated April 23, 96, regarding the defense of Charleston and signed by Johnson. "An extensive and useful compilation that accomplishes effectively exactly what its title page claims for it." Harwell: In Tall Cotton 100. Dornbusch: Vol. III 2466. "A meritorious collection of data, with useful documents and maps." Nevins: Vol. I, pg 33. 276 pages with extensive appendix with original papers, full official reports, maps, index, and illustrations. All folded maps present. Light wear along leading edge of the last few pages, and along the folds of several maps. Professionally rebacked with new leather spine with lettering in gilt, with original cloth covered boards. New endpapers. A very good copy of this difficult book.. Autographed holographic letter. First edition. Hardcover.

      [Bookseller: Robert Gavora, Fine and Rare Books]
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        Travels and Discoveries in North and Central Africa Including Timbuktu Sokot, and the Basins of the Niger and Benuwe

      London: Ward, Lock and Co, 1890. . With a fore-edge painting under marbled edges of Wynberg, Cape Town (Signed in painting Wynberg) The Minerva Library of Famous Books edited by G.T. Bettany, 548pp. illustrated with full page illustrations and original wood-cut illustrations. Bound in 3/4 black polished calf over marbled paper covered boards with matching endpapers, raised bands with spine fully gilt decorated, red morocco spine label gilt, minor spots of rubbing to edges. A very good copy. . Small Octavo.

      [Bookseller: Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB]
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      Boston: Estes & Lauriat 1890 revised edition. 8 b/w plates, 1890. . Maroon cloth with leather spine. Leather worn along extremities and rubbed at the crown of the spine. Interior clean and tight. A hardcover book in very good condition. Complete with 8 black-and-white engraved plates. The interior including all plates is in fine condition.

      [Bookseller: Kubik Fine Books Ltd, ABAA]
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        Two-Volume Set of original Japanese Woodblock Print books.

      np (Tokyo) nd (c 1890s) - 2 volumes. 28 two-page color woodblock prints illustrating "Japanese proverbs outlining everyday life" (according to MS note included), each 12 x 8.5, string tied wraps, covers worn, pp toned a little but pages clean and color illustrations still vibrant. WITH 28 TWO-PAGE COLOR WOODBLOCK PRINT ILLUSTRATIONS. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: John K King Used & Rare Books]
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        Danza de Jitanos bailando el "fandango".

      Granada, Garzón, ca. 1890, albumen print, 26,2 x 20,4 cm. Photograph no 197. KEYWORDS:spain.

      [Bookseller: Krul Antiquarian Books]
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      - GAULLE Charles de (Lille 1890 – Colombey-les-Deux-Eglises 1970), président et général français. Bel ensemble de 2 livrets de l’Opéra Garnier en l’honneur du Chancellier ADENAUER et du Roi du MAROC avec dédicaces du Général DE GAULLE. Documents en parfait état 1/ Livret du Théâtre National de l’Opéra Garnier en l’honneur de Konrad ADENAUER avec dédicace du Général De GAULLE. Mercredi 4 janvier 1962 ; 5 pages in-folio reliées Très beau livret d’une soirée donnée à l’Opéra Garnier en l’honneur du président de l’Allemagne de l’Ouest (RFA), Konrad Adenauer, le mercredi 4 juillet 1962. Couverture en papier cartonné relié par un cordon aux couleurs du drapeau de l’Allemagne, illustré d’une figurine représentant un jeune africain en tenue festive portant sur l’épaule un parasol. Superbe dédicace du général DE GAULLE : « Merci d’avoir si magnifiquement su célébrer la réconciliation et l’amitié entre la France et l’Allemagne » 2/ Livret du Théâtre National de l’Opéra Garnier en l’honneur du Roi du MAROC avec dédicace du Général De GAULLE. Vendredi 28 juin 1963 ; 5 pages in-folio reliées Très beau livret d’une soirée donnée à l’Opéra Garnier en l’honneur du Roi du Maroc, le vendredi 28 juin 1963. Couverture en papier cartonné relié par un cordon aux couleurs du Maroc, illustré d’une figurine représentant une jeune danseuse de l’Opéra. Belle dédicace du général DE GAULLE : « Avec les compliments du Gal de Gaulle pour cet instant d’éternité qui nous fut offert» [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Manuscripta]
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      - GAULLE Charles de (Lille 1890 – Colombey-les-Deux-Eglises 1970), président et général français. Lettre dactylographiée signée au commandant Boissière. Paris, 6 janvier 1968 ; 1 page in-4° sur papier en-tête Le Général de Gaulle. Le Général de Gaulle adresse ses vœux pour l’année 1968 qui lui sera fatale avec le soulèvement étudiant du mois de mai : Ma femme et moi sommes très touchés de vos vœux de nouvelle année, dont nous vous remercions. Recevez les nôtres, les meilleurs et les plus sincères, pour vous et pour Madame François Boissière et croyez, mon cher Boissière, à mes sentiments bien cordiaux » [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Semarang. Apotheek Klaesensen oude Societeit.

      Batavia, ca. 1890-1895, albumen print, 27,3 x 21,5 cm, on original mount with name of the photographer. KEYWORDS:indonesia/semarang/java.

      [Bookseller: Krul Antiquarian Books]
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        "Geological Survey of Japan. Reconnaissance Map. Topography Division III." Titel links oben, kleine Nebenkarte und Legende rechts unten. Lithogr. Karte von T. Kobayashi, S. Takenouchi und B. Kinoshita.

      Tokio (Tokyo), Toyodo, 1890.. . 117 x 75 cm. 20 Segmente, mit Lwd.-Streifen verbunden, lose in OLwd.-Umschl. (Rücken mit Klebeband überklebt, etw. fleckig).

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat an der Universität München]
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        A dictionary of music and musicians (A.D. 1450-1889) by eminent writers, English and foreign : With illustrations and woodcuts / Edited by Sir George Grove. With appendix, edited by J.A. Fuller Maitland and index by Mrs. Edmond ... (Truncated)

      London and New York : Macmillan, 1890-1894., 1890, Hardback, Book Condition: Very Good, 1st Edition in this formFull Book Title: A dictionary of music and musicians (A.D. 1450-1889) by eminent writers, English and foreign : With illustrations and woodcuts / Edited by Sir George Grove. With appendix, edited by J.A. Fuller Maitland and index by Mrs. Edmond Wodehouse [complete in 4 volumes]Very good copies, finely bound in contemporary gilt-blocked full leather. Gilt-stamped harp motifs to spine and panel corners. Raised bands. Minor surface marks to boards. Spine bands and panel edges slightly dust-toned and rubbed as with age. Marbled endpapers; all edges marbled. With a colour presentation page to "Harold E. Mackinlay by the office bearers of the Islington Presbyterian Chruch... 29th Jany. 1896." inserted before half-title. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Physical description: 4 v. (viii, 768 p. ; vii, 769 p. ; vii, 768 p. ; xi, 820 p. ) : illus. , music ; 23 cm. Subjects: Music - Dictionaries. Music - Bio-bibliography. Notes: V. I published in 1894, v. II - 1890, v. III - 1894, v. IV - 1893. Originally issued in parts, 1878-89.

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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        La Franche-Comté.

      E. Plon, Nourrit Et Cie 1890 - In-4 ( 315 X 240 mm ) de ( 4 )-IV-455-( 1 ) pages, plein maroquin du Cap à gros grains, dos à nerfs janséniste, tête dorée, coupes et coiffes filetées d'or, dentelle intérieure dorée, couvertures conservées. ( Reliure signée de P. GAILLARDET ). Edition originale à tirage limité, 1 des 750 exemplaires numérotés sur vélin. Beau livre illustré de 270 illustrations in-texte, dont 20 à pleine page, 30 eaux-fortes, 3 héliogravures et 13 planches en phototypie. Bel exemplaire bien relié. Regionalisme haute-saone jura doubs franche-comte [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Tiré à Part]
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        The Complete Works of William Hickling Prescott

      London: George Routledge and Sons, Ltd.,, c.1890. Edited, with the Author's Latest Corrections, by John Foster Kirk. 12 volumes octavo (215 × 138 mm). Near contemporary mid-blue half calf, matching linen boards, title gilt direct to spines, low bands with fine dotted roll, attractive lozenge centre-tool to the compartments with small cinquefoil corner-pieces, single gilt rule to the spine and corner edges, top edges gilt, marbled endpapers. Series title printed in red and black and engraved frontispiece to each, together with a number of other portraits, plates and maps, half-titles bound in. Spines slightly sunned, a little light shelfwear, light browning, else a very good set. Attractively-presented collected works of America's first scientific historian.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Carte de Visite mit eigenh. U.

      O. O. u. D.. Visitkartenformat.. Brustbild im Oval nach halbrechts. Vierseitiger Goldschnitt. Photographie: Julius Grimm, Offenburg/Breisgau 1890. - Selten.

      [Bookseller: Kotte Autographs GmbH]
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      PARADISE LOSTJohn Milton, Life by Robert Vaughan; N.D. Circa 1890; Cassell & Co. Ltd.; Illustrated by Gustave Dore; w10.6"xh13.6"; 62, 329 Pages +8 of Ads; Very Rare!!!Great for any Fan of the Epic Classic/Artist or Collector.  Great Gift or Display Book; Rare to find in this condition and Original Cloth!!!Attributes:A Brilliant, sleek Original dark green/blue Folio cloth cover design with ornate gold front pictorial of a Warrior Angel with flowers and gold/black labeling to front/binding, beveled cover edges, gold page edges, with a great frontispiece, title page in red/black and 50 Brilliant full page plates by the famous Artist, and an Epic Classic from the Famed Author; Nice Size!!!Summary:Paradise Lost is an epic poem in blank verse by the 17th-century English poet John Milton. It was originally published in 1667 in ten books, with a total of over ten thousand individual lines of verse. A second edition followed in 1674, changed into twelve books (in the manner of the division of Virgil's Aeneid) with minor revisions throughout and a note on the versification.The poem concerns the Biblical story of the Fall of Man: the temptation of Adam and Eve by the fallen angel Satan and their expulsion from the Garden of Eden. Milton's purpose, stated in Book I, is to "justify the ways of God to men". Paradise Lost is widely considered one of the greatest literary works in the English language. Background:John Milton (9 December 1608 ?" 8 November 1674) was an English poet, polemicist, and civil servant for the Commonwealth of England. He is best known for his epic poem Paradise Lost.Paul Gustave Louis Christophe Doré (6 January 1832 ?" 23 January 1883) was a French artist, printmaker, illustrator and sculptor. Doré worked primarily with wood engraving.Condition: Condition is Very Good.  Some wear to edges, some light blemishing to blanks/some margins here and there, most pages/hinges/text block are very good for around 125 years old!!!

      [Bookseller: Rogas inc.]
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        19 Volumes of Sainte-Beuve's works

      Paris - Garnier Freres, 1890 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Nineteen leatherbound volumes with gilt titles to the spine, marble paper covered boards, anddecorative floralpastedowns. Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve (December 23, 1804 in Boulogne-sur-Mer October 13, 1869 in Paris) was a literary critic and one of the major figures of French literary history. After several books of poetry and a couple of failed novels, Sainte-Beuve began to undertake literary research, of which the most important is Port-Royal, while also contributing to the Revue contemporaine. Sainte-Beuve had vast knowledge, wonderful tact, and acute perception of what was vital and significant in his subjects. A selection of the Causeries in English appeared as English Portraits (New York, 1875) and another as Essays on Men and Women (London, 1890). E. J. Trechmann published a translation (eight volumes, New York, 1909-11). Causeries du lundi was first published between 1851 and 1862. Nouveaux Lundis was first published between 1863 and 1870. These volumes bear the bookplate of Elizabeth Sherman. She was the youngest child of Charles Taylor Sherman and Eliza Williams. She was also the neice of the American Civil War General, William Tecumseh Sherman and Senator John Sherman. Considered one of the most beautiful and intelligent women in the Washington of the late 1870s to early 1880s Elizabeth was romantically linked with the American novelist, journalist and historian Henry Adams. Condition: The bindings are tight and firm with all covers and pages attached, although the front outer hinge of Volume 1 of Causeries is split and in need of repair. There is some wear to the extremities including heavy rubbing to the boards and leather, and a few marks to the spines. Internally the pages are generally clean and bright with the occasional handling mark and odd spot. There are bookplates to the front pastedowns. Overall the volumes are in good onlycondition..

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        Nineteenth Century Boxed Set of 125 Microscope Slides.

      London - [circa 1890]. () Very good. Purpose made boxed set of 19th century microscope slides stored in eight cardboards sleeves. There are a total of 125 slides with one empty sleeve. Overall the slides are in excellent condition with only a few with cracks or problems. Represented are many parts of insects, plants, fish, etc. Many of the slides are professionally made and bear manufactures labels such as Beck, Sargent, Baker and Hornell. A great assortment and wonderful for displaying. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Aquila Books(Cameron Treleaven) ABAC]
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      THE WORKS OF VICTOR HUGON.D. Circa 1890; Victor Hugo, Intro. Robert Louis Stevenson; Signed Note; La Vendee Edition De Luxe; Philadelphia, John D. Morris Co.; Each About 6/700 Pages; w6"xh8.6"; Very Rare!!!Great For any Fan of the Famous Author or Collector.  Great Shelf Set; Complete in Ten Volumes; #107 of only 1,000 Set Produced!!!Attributes:Ten Charming, sleek original orange cloth cover designs with pasted on spine labels, gold tops of pages, with ten Beautiful Frontispieces and nice title pages in color with gold illuminated borders, all on Japanese vellum paper, with about 20-25 other Great Illustrations, and some Legendary Classics; Tipped into last volume, a Letter addressed to M. Michael Levy, two lines of text, Signed Victor Hugo, 27 Mars 1874, Blindstamped L' Eclipse F. Polo, Paris!!!Some Contents Included:LES MISERABLES, HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME, TOILERS OF THE SEA, BUG JARGAL, LAST DAYS OF CONDEMNED MAN, NAPOLEON THE LITTLE, 93, THINGS SEEN, WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, POEMS, LIFE, ETC.!!!Background:Victor Marie Hugo (26 February 1802 ?" 22 May 1885) was a French poet, novelist, and dramatist of the Romantic movement. He is considered one of the greatest and best known French writers. In France, Hugo's literary fame comes first from his poetry but also rests upon his novels and his dramatic achievements. Among many volumes of poetry, Les Contemplations and La Légende des siècles stand particularly high in critical esteem. Outside France, his best-known works are the novels Les Misérables, 1862, and Notre-Dame de Paris, 1831 (known in English as The Hunchback of Notre-Dame).Condition:Conditions are Good/Very Good.  Some wear to edges/spine labels, spines a little darker, bookplates Chamberlin, text blocks sprung from spines as issued so could be tighter but all together, would handle with care, pages/hinges are very good for around 120 years old!!!

      [Bookseller: roga\'s inc.]
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      1890 - Valencia. 1890. Holandesa con puntas. 480Pág. Dibujos originales ente texto. 24X17. Manuscrito muy completo de agricultura del siglo XIX. Muy curioso. Dr. D. Pedro Fuster Galbis de la Real Academia de Medicina y Ciencias de la Comunidad Valenciana. Ref 2.3 Biblioteca A. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Libreria Anticuaria Marc & Antiques]
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      1890 - Valencia. 1890-1910. 21X16. Tela. 300Pág. Manuscrito original de Ramón Mateu Pascual aspirante a procurador en la Comunidad Valenciana. La mayoria de las paginas llevan un sello en el mismo papel. Programa que va añadido con la Obra. Muy raro ejemplar. Ref 1.7 Biblioteca A. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Playing Music (on: Myôhachi, Shimedaiko, Shamisen und Shinobue).

      ca. 1890, albumen print, handcoloured, 26,7 x 20,6 cm, photograph no. 1608. KEYWORDS:japan

      [Bookseller: Krul Antiquarian Books]
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        LU Petit-Beurre Nantes

      Nantes s. d. [vers 1890] - Affiche de 63 x 83 cm (43,5 x 54,5 pour la chromolithographie) Rare chromolithographie, non rognée, sans nom d'imprimeur, du célèbre petit-beurre LU, dont la création remonte à 1886. Sans doute une de ses toutes premières représentations Très bel état

      [Bookseller: Librairie Gastéréa]
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      Bibliothèque des Succès Scolaires, J. Hetzel et Cie - RO40199539: 260 pages. Gravures en noir et blanc en frontispice et en page de titre. Illustré de nombreuses gravures en noir et blanc dans et hors texte. Tranche rouge. Pages 2-6 détachées. (Très rare) Vers 1890. 'Bibliothèque des Succès scolaires'. Collection 'Hetzel'. Adaptation par C. Lemaire. Préface de Th. Bentzon. Illustrations de Riou. In-8 Cartonnage d'éditeurs. Etat d'usage. Couv. légèrement passée. Dos satisfaisant. Intérieur acceptable Classification Dewey : 820-Littératures anglaise et anglo-saxonne [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: le-livre]
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        Serie von 15 Ansichten von Venedig, Italien.

      um 0, Venedig, - Original Fotografien auf Karton in Mappe. Venedig, um 1890-1900. ca. 18,6 x 24, 6 cm (meist). Bekannter Landschafts- und Architekturfotograf, aktiv als Fotograf und Verleger von 1878 - 1910. - Leinenmappe m. Fraßspuren und Gbrsp. Deutsch [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek]
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      The Daily News, Chicago 1890 - (Base Ball) DAILY SCHEDULE OF THE NATIONAL LEAGUE AND PLAYERS' LEAGUE BASE BALL GAMES SEASON OF 1890. Chicago: The Daily News, (1890). First edition. 24mo - 2-5/8" x 5". Green pictorial stiff card wrappers with the book's title printed within the image of a baseball on the front cover, exhibiting only minor edge wear and minor soiling. [48]pp. The book contains twenty-four pages, dated from April 19, 1890 thru October 4, 1890 with the daily listings of each National League game to be played for the year, along with blank boxes where the scores could be recorded for each game for the entire the season. The book contains an additional twenty-four pages with the daily listings of the Players' League games for the same time period and in the same format. The interior pages are in excellent condition and remain completely unmarked by previous owners. This is a very rare and historically important 1890 National League and Players' League schedule and score card in wonderful condition. The overall condition of the book is VERY GOOD +. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Wallace & Clark, Booksellers]
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        Vignettes of travel / by Uncle David [Unpublished travel writing - late 19th / early 20th century]

      Unpublished bound typescript, ca. 1890-1910?, 1890, Hardback, Book Condition: Very Good, First EditionVery good copy bound in cloth-backed marbled boards. Spine bands and panel edges slightly dust-toned and rubbed as with age. The typescript pages have tanned slightly as with age, but the text is perfectly legible throughout. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Further scans, images etc. and additional bibliographical material available on request. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 0 pages; The contents of this unique and original typescript include a series of singular travel vignettes written by David Eugene Smith, the American mathematician, and compiled from the author's correspondence. According to the introductory Apologia by the author, "These vignettes of travel are painfully extracted from some letters sent to one who always loves me behind my back (my sister), and to an invalid friend who has since then solved the great mystery." Bottom of title page reads: "New York - In the years before the Grasshopper became a burden" - a reference to Ecclesiastes 12:3-5 and the onset of old age. Contents includes short dramatical vignettes and essays on travels in India, Japan, China, Florence, Napoli, Sicily, Columbo and various other locations in Europe and Asia. Although there is a slight colonial tone in places, the writing is vivid and evocative. Unpaginated, 28cm. Subjects: Asia -- Europe -- India -- Japan -- China -- Sri Lanka -- Italy -- Description and travel -- 19th century -- 20th century.

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        A Thousand Miles On An Elephant In the Shan States

      Edinburgh William Blackwood and Sons 1890. xxxvi + 484 pages plus 24 pages of ads. Index. Frequent black and white illustrations. Complete with all eight fold-out maps. Deals with the author's exploration-surveys in Siam and the Shan States, which were conducted to investigate the possibility of connecting India with Burmah, Siam, and China by rail at reasonable expense. Handsome colour and gilt illustration upon chocolate brown front board. Gilt lettering upon backstrip clearly legible. Above-average but not excessive general wear and soiling. Hinges taped. Usual internal library markings. Gift greetings atop half-title page. Only external library markings are gilt call letters upon backstrip. A worthy first edition copy of this fascinating work. First Edition Hardcover 8vo - over 7?" - 9?" tall Former Library Copy; First Edition. Fair

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        Among the Selkirk Glaciers Being the Account of a Rough Survey in the Rocky Mountain Regions of British Columbia

      MacMillan and Co., London - 1890, 1st Ediiton. (Hardcover) Very good. xv,[1],251pp. + [4]pp. (publisher's ads). Small Octavo 9approximately 19.6cm tall). Engraved frontispiece, 7 engraved plates and one illustration in text, with folding map at end (route shown in red). Original red cloth, spine slightly darkened with original coated black endpapers; bookplate on front pastedown, and minor foxing to title page, else a tight clean copy. Neate G50. An Irish civil servant and one of the first to climb Canada, making the first ascent of Mt. Bonney in the Selkirks in 1888. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Aquila Books(Cameron Treleaven) ABAC]
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        IN DARKEST AFRICA Or the Quest, Rescue, and Retreat of Emin Governor of Equatoria [Two Volume Set]

      Charles Scribner's Sons, 1890, Hardcover, First Edition; First PrintingBoth Volumes Very Good in boards. A Very scarce piece in such nice condition. Small crack at front gutter of Volume I. Maps present. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall

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      New York, NY: D. Appleton & Company, 1890. half leather, marbled paper-covered boards, gilt-stamped spine with labels, marbled endpapers and edges. 12mo. half leather, marbled paper-covered boards, gilt-stamped spine with labels, marbled endpapers and edges. variously paginated. 12 Volumes. Complete set as listed in an 1890 catalogue of Appleton's publications. This set includes Peter Simple, Jacob Faithful, Frank Mildmay or the Naval Officer, King's Own, Japhet in Search of a Father, Newton Forster, Midshipman Easy, Pacha of Many Tales, The Poacher, The Phantom Ship, Smarleyyow, and Percival Keene. The author (1792-1848) was also an officer in the Royal Navy who participated in both military action and exploration. Most volumes lightly scuffed at edges. Some scattered light foxing on endpapers and in text.

      [Bookseller: Oak Knoll Books/Oak Knoll Press]
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      . Originaludgave. Kbhvn. 1890. 333 s. Indbundet i det originale olivengrönne komponerede hellaerred. Fast eksemplar. En anelse skaev i ryggen. Svag slitage ved kapitaelerne. Svage ridser pa forperm. Publishers gilt cloth with weak sign of wear. * Et godt eksemplar af Hamsuns gennembrudsroman og en af nordisk litteraturs mest berömte romaner. Schiötz og Ringström s.116/128..

      [Bookseller: Peter Grosell, Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        Cricket Team, possibly Australian; Albumen photograph

      ca. 1890.. Very good condition. Large albumen photograph depicting a cricket team seated on the steps of a Victorian-style clubhouse. The team of 12 men are seated and standing, two batsman wearing pads, the wicket keeper, some men wearing wide striped blazers. Some wear striped caps, others with an insignia, which we cannot decipher. With an inscription on the back of the mat which reads, "To Dr. McFadden from one of his Australian friends. R. Macdonald". The inscription possibly written by the right -handed Australian batsman Robert MacDonald (1870 - 1946) born in Melbourne, who played on the following teams: Queensland (Main FC: 1893/94-1903/04); Leicestershire (Main FC: 1899-1902); New South Wales and Queensland (Other FC: 1894/95). 10 x 13 1/2". In very bright condition, although laid down and with the original pebbled mat, which is cracked in 2 places.

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        The Cider Makers' Hand Book. a Complete Guide for Making and Keeping Pure Cider. by J. M. Trowbridge

      New York, O. Judd Co., 1890, Hardback, First EditionGood copy in the original gilt-blocked cloth. Spine bands and panel edges somewhat rubbed and toned as with age. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. ; 119 pages; Description: 119 p. Illus. 19 cm. Subjects: Cider.

      [Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.]
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