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        LA VIE ARTISTIQUE. Série complète de 8 volumes.

      E. DENTU & H. FLOURY - La Vie Artistique. Gustave Geffroy. (1892-1903). In-12. Broché. H16,5xL11cm chaque. Paris, E. Dentu, Editeur, Libraire de la Société des gens de lettres, 3, Place de Valois, Palais-Royal (de 1892 à 1897) & H. Floury, Editeur, 1 Boulevard des Capucines (de 1897 à 1903). Série complète en 8 volumes. Chaque volume avec l’illustration d’origine par Eugène Carrière, Auguste Rodin, Auguste Renoir, Jean-François Raffaëlli, Ignace Fantin-Latour, Camille Pissarro, Daniel Vierge & Adolphe Willette. Les couvertures sont légèrement usagées, mais l’intérieur en bon état. Belle suite complète, homogène et en bon état. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Bracebridge Hall

      London - Macmillan and Co., 1892. London - Macmillan and Co., 1892 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A lovely illustrated edition of Irving's novel, illustrated by Caldecott in astraight grain moroccoBumpus binding with binder's stamp to front pastedown. With an engravedillustration to frontispiece and illustrated title page and numerous further illustrations throughout. A reprint of the 1887 third edition. Bracebridge Hall, or The Humorists, A Medley was written by Washington Irving in 1821, while he lived in England, and published in 1822. This episodic novel was originally published under his pseudonym Geoffrey Crayon. As this is a location-based series of character sketches, there are a number of individual plots. The tales centre on the occupants of an English manor (based on Aston Hall, near Birmingham, England, which was occupied by members of the Bracebridge family and which Irving visited). Washington Irving (April 3, 1783 -November 28, 1859) was an American author, essayist, biographer and historian of the early 19th century. He is best known for his short stories The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Rip Van Winkle, both of which appear in his book The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. He made his literary debut in 1802 with a series of observational letters to the Morning Chronicle, written under the pseudonym Jonathan Oldstyle. After moving to England for the family business in 1815, he achieved international fame with the publication of The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. in 1819. He continued to publish regularly - and almost always successfully - throughout his life. Irving, along with James Fenimore Cooper, was among the first American writers to earn acclaim in Europe, and Irving encouraged American authors such as Nathaniel Hawthorne, Herman Melville, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, and Edgar Allan Poe. Irving was also admired by some European writers, including Sir Walter Scott, Lord Byron, Thomas Campbell, Francis Jeffrey, and Charles Dickens. As America's first genuine internationally best-selling author, Irving advocated for writing as a legitimate profession, and argued for stronger laws to protect American writers from copyright infringement. Condition: In afine straight-grain morocco binding. Externally, generally smart but with minor wear to extremities. Front hinge strained, rear hinge slightly strained. Internally, firmly bound. Bright withonly the odd spot. With an ink stampto front blank that has been erased in ink, creating slight loss and an ink mark to subsequent page. Overall: VERY GOOD.

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        Schwarze Husaren. 1. Leib-Husaren-Regiments Nr. 1. / 2. Leib-Husaren-Regiments Kaiserin Nr. 2. 2 Bände

      . Mittler u. Sohn, Bln., 1892. Zusammen VII, 1197 Seiten und 235 Seiten Anhang, mit zahlr. Textzeichnungen, Kartenskizzen, Uniformbildern, Portraits und anderen Kunstbeilagen, original rote Halbleder-Einbände mit Silberprägung und Silberschnitt, Quart. - Aus Anlaß ihres 150jährigen Bestehens im Auftrage dieser Regimenter und unter Benutzung einer Handschrift des Majors z. D. Blumenthal, früher im 2. Leib-Husaren-Regiment, zusammengestellt - sehr schöne Exemplare -

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        Leçons sur les maladies de la moelle. Ouvrage accompagné de 244 figures schématiques ou d'après nature.

      Paris, G. Masson 1892 - In-8 [229 x 149 mm]. Collation : (6), II, 504 pp. Demi-basane bleu marine, dos à nerfs, tranches mouchetées. (Reliure de l'époque.) Première édition. Le grand neurologue Pierre Marie avait été l'élève de Charcot, à qui l'ouvrage est dédié. Avec un ENVOI de l'auteur sur le faux-titre : " A mon cher maître, le Dr Joffroy, son reconnaissant et dévoué. P. Marie". Alexis Joffroy, (1844-1908), élève et collaborateur de Charcot, était professeur à la Faculté de médecine de Paris, membre de l'Académie de médecine et médecin à l'Asile de Sainte-Anne. Avec Charcot, il décrivit les lésions pathologiques dans l'atrophie musculaire progressive et la poliomyélite. (Voir Garrison-Morton 4665 et 4740). Coiffes abîmées. Intérieur très frais. // You can browse all my books on

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        The Works of Alfred Lord Tennyson

      London -Macmillan and Co., 1892. London -Macmillan and Co., 1892 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A lovely edition of Tennyson's complete works withan engraved author's portrait to the frontispiece from a photograph. With a poem dedicated 'To the Queen' as a preface dated March 1851. Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson, FRS (1809- 1892) was Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom during much of Queen Victoria's reign and remains one of the most popular poets in the English language. Previous owner's ink inscription and initial ink stamp dated 1893 to front blank. Condition: In a a handsome tree calf binding. Externally, in excellent condition but with slight wear to extremities. Internally, firmly bound. Generally bright and clean throughoutbut with slight foxing to endpapers. Overall:VERY GOOD INDEED.

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        Pharaohs, Fellahs and Explorers

      New York - Harper and Brothers, 1892. New York - Harper and Brothers, 1892 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A fascinating work of Victorian egyptology by the English novelist, journalist, traveller and Egyptologist Amelia Ann Blanford Edwards (7 June 1831 15 April 1892). Edwards' travels in Egypt had made her aware of the increasing threat directed towards the ancient monuments by tourism and modern development. Determined to stem these threats by the force of public awareness and scientific endeavour, Edwards became a tireless public advocate for the research and preservation of the ancient monuments. Her passion is clear in this meticulously described and profusely illustrated account of Egypt's ancient wonders. Featuring a frontispiece of the author with facsimile signature. Uncommon. Condition: In a pictorial full cloth binding. Externally, sound with light rubbing and shelfwear. Some small marks to boards and light sunning to spine. Hinges tender. Internally, strained in places with some pages beginning to work loose. Bright and clean throughout. Overall: GOOD ONLY..

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        Born in Exile

      Adam & Charles Black, London 1892 - Three volumes. [Coustillas A11.1] Handsomely rebound in half green leather with marbled boards and endpapers, gilt titling and decoration to spine with raised bands. It is, however, ex-Brooklyn Public Library with puched and other stamps. Despite this, it's an attractive set, though it has been trimmed somewhat. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Holy Bible Containing the Old and New Testament

      Oxford - Oxford University Press, 1892. Oxford - Oxford University Press, 1892 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A scarce edition of the Holy Bible featuring both the old and new testament. Originally published for the society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. Extended title reads Translatedout ofthe original tongues, and with the former translations diligently compared and revised, by His Majesty's special command. With gilt inscription to the front board which reads The Gift of Mr Edward Martin to the Parish of Bermondsey, 1645. The Rev. Gerard Duke Wyatt, Rector, Henry Geth Allsworth, Henry Harbord, James Aley Shad, John Francis Tee. Condition: Bound in crushed morocco with gilt lettering to the spine and front board, and brass clasp. Externally, slight rubbing to extremities and spine. Both hingesare strained but firm. Internally, generallyfirmly bound, bright and generally clean, aside from light spotting to endpapers and title page. Tape repairs to pages 350-352, slightly affecting text. Overall: GOOD ..

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        Lyric Love

      London and New York - Macmillan and Co., 1892. London and New York - Macmillan and Co., 1892 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. An anthology of love poetry editedby William Watson in a handsome Riviere Binding. Sir William Watson (1858- 1935), was an English poet, popular in his time for the political content of his verse. Anthology includes works by poets such as: Shakespeare, Lovelace, Coleridge and Christina Rossetti. With previous owner's ink inscription dated 1905 to verso of front free endpaper. With binder's stamp to verso of front free endpaper. Condition: Handsomely bound in a half morocco binding with cloth covered boards. Externally, smart with only very slight wear to extremities and very slight marginal fading. Internally, firmly bound. Generally bright and clean throughout with only the odd handling mark and slight off-setting from binding to endpapers. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED.

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        On Sledge and Horseback to the Outcast Siberian Lepers

      London - The Record Press Limited, 1892. London - The Record Press Limited, 1892 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A account of the journey made by Kate Marsden to visit lepers in Siberia. Second edition. With two double-page facsimile letters to the front, detailing Queen Victoria's interest in the works of Marsden. Illustrated throughout with twenty-five plates, including a full-page map. Kate Marsden (1859 1931) was a battle-hardened nurse who had cared for the wounded during the war between Russia and Turkey in 1878. Yet even those wartime experiences had not prepared her for the grueling equestrian journey she undertook in 1891. Having learned of the horrific conditions under which Russian lepers were forced to live, the resolute nurse sought out the imperial assistance of Englands Queen Victoria, as well as the Empress of Russia, then set off to ride thousands of miles across the wilds of Siberia. The nurse, turned equestrian explorer, was intent on bringing medical relief to Russias forgotten wounded, as well as finding a herb which was allegedly a cure for leprosy. After having completed one of the most difficult equestrian journeys of the late 19th century, Marsden returned to England where the intrepid Long Rider became one of the first women to be elected a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society. (LRG)Condition: In a blue cloth binding with gilt detailing. Externally, sound, though with some slight bumping and edgewear. Some light rubbing also. Hinges are strained. Internally, generally firmly bound although strained in places. Ink signature to front free-endpaper. Pages are bright and clean, with just the odd handling marks and some foxing to the tissue guards. Overall: GOOD..

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      Bristol: J.W. Arrowsmith, nd, [but ca. 1892].. Bristol: J.W. Arrowsmith, nd, [but ca. 1892].. Medium brown pictorial cloth, elaborately decorated in slate and black. Illustrations by the author. Rear inner hinge cracking slightly, cloth faintly handsoiled and lightly rubbed, bookplate on pastedown, otherwise an unusually nice copy. Half morocco slipcase. First edition, published in Arrowsmith's "Three & Sixpenny Series." A presentation copy from the Irish- born illustrator and film animation pioneer, with an illustrated inscription from the author on the front free endsheet (which also serves as half-title): "Miss Arnold from her flying acquaintance [self portrait sketch of the artist flying through the air] Harry Furniss Halifax 1892." Loosely inserted is an autograph letter, signed, (3pp, 8vo, on letterhead of "The 'Humors of Parliament' on Tour", Imperial Hotel, Belfast, 1 September n.y.), from Furniss to the American lecture agent, J.B. Pond, reading in part: "I am glad you have Arnold for America. I shall be glad to hear from you when convenient. All my letters are forwarded ... from 'Punch' office. My first week on Tour has been a great success ... I send by this post a local paper - they are all the same - giving me splendid notices." Minor traces of mounting and recipient's stamp (dated "Sep 16 1891) on verso of letter, else near fine.

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        The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott

      sp;- London - Frederick Warne and Co., 1892. sp;- London - Frederick Warne and Co., 1892 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. An anthology of poetical works from renowned poet, Sir Walter Scott. From the Imperial Poets collection. Featuring several tipped in photogravures, including a frontispiece of Walter Scott. Condition: In original cloth binding with gilt detailing. Externally, light rubbing to the extremities and slight marks to the rear board and spine. Internally, firmly bound, bright and clean throughout. Prize bookplate neatly pasted to the front pastedown. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED..

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        Memoires du General Bon de Marbot

      Paris - Librairie Plon, 1892. Paris - Librairie Plon, 1892 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A copy of the memoirs of General Marcellin Marbot. In French. In 1802, Marbot was arrested on the grounds of being concerned in a plot of the Republicans against the Consulate, but he was released, though Napoleon continued to regard him as an opponent of the established regime. After a term of duty with the army in Santo Domingo he participated in the campaigns of 1806-7, and from 1808 to 1811 he was employed in the Peninsular War. In the Russian War of 1812 he was wounded and made prisoner. At the end of two years of captivity he returned to France at the general peace, was aide-de-camp to Marshal Davout during the Hundred Days, and thereafter passed into retirement, from which he did not emerge until 1830. He attained the rank of marechal-de-camp under Louis Philippe and died at Bra on 2 June 1844. With frontispiece to each volume. Complete in three volumes. Condition: In cloth bindings. Externally sound, though rubbed. Some light bumping also. Internally, generally firmly bound, although slightly strained in places. Closed tear to title page of volume I. Pages are bright, with some scattered foxing throughout. Overall: VERY GOOD..

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        Barrack Room Ballads and other Verses

      London: Methuen & Co, 1892. London: Methuen & Co, 1892. First English edition. Russet cloth, gilt title on spine and gilt vignette of bugler on lower rightcorner of front cover. Excellent condition. Large paper copy, 144 x 233mm, pp. [viii], ix-xx, 208. Title page in red and black with vignette of bugler between author and publisher. Laid paper. Top edge gilt, other edges uncut. Ex-lib bookplate on front pastedown of Kenneth H. M. Connal. Printed by Constable at the Edinburgh University Press A variant on Stewart 108, this large paper copy of the first edition differs from the Stewart description in several details: the page size, lack of adverts, and bugler vignette on front cover, and does not have the limitation note of the limited deluxe edition on the verso of title page as listed by Stewart

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        L'Etui de Nacre

      Paris - Calmann-Levy, 1892. Paris - Calmann-Levy, 1892 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Mother of Pearl is a novel and the story of a hermit and a faun. Written by Anatole France (1844- 1924),who was a French poet, journalist, and novelist. In french. France was a successful novelist, with several best-sellers. Ironic and sceptical, he was considered in his day the ideal French man of letters. He was a member of the Acadmie franaise, and won the Nobel Prize for Literature in recognition of his literary achievements. With previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown. Condition: In a half calf binding with cloth covered boards. Externally, generally smart but with veryslight bumping and wear to extremities and only a couple of marks to boards. Internally, firmly bound. Bright but with the odd spot throughout and scattered spotting to endpapers. Overall: VERY GOOD.

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        Bygmester Solness.

      . Skuespil i tre Akter. Orig. udgave. Kbhvn. 1892. 220 s. Orig. komp. hellrd. med tresidet guldsnit. Navn pa friblad. Publisher's pictorial cloth..

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        Mysterier. Roman.

      . Originaludgave. Kbhvn. 1892. 516 s. Rent og fast ekesmplar indbundet i samtidigt hellaerred med ubetydelige slidmaerker..

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        Palestine Exploration Fund

      ONT>1892 - London - The Society's Office. ONT>1892 - London - The Society's Office, 1892 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Bound in original printed paper wraps with in text illustrations including Old and New testament Map. The Quarterly Statement from July 1892 which includes; Notes from Tell el Hesy; Notes on pottery from Saris and potter's marks on lamps; The Discoveries at Nicophorieh; Discovery in Solomon's Stables; The identification of Calvary; and lots more!The Palestine Exploration Fund (PEF) was founded in 1865 by a group of distinguished academics and clergymen The purpose of the PEF is to promote research into the archaeology and history, manners and customs and culture, topography, geology and natural sciences of the Levant the southern portion of which was conventionally named 'Palestine'. The Palestine Exploration Fund today is an active organisation which publishes a respected academic journal, the Palestine Exploration Quarterly. In addition, the PEF presents public lectures on a wide range of subjects and funds several research projects covering a range of subjects in the Levant by way of small annual grants. Condition: The binding is a little loose towards the front and rear of the book but all pages are still attached. Both covers are attached. There is some minor wear tot he extremities including some mild spots and handling marks and an ink doodle to the front cover. Internally the book is generally clean and bright apart from some occasional mild spots..

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        Frank Fairlegh, Lewis Arundel and Twenty Years After

      London - George Routledge and Sons, 1892. London - George Routledge and Sons, 1892 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A scarce collection of Smedley and Dumas'novels, in a fine binding. Author's Copyright Edition. Francis Edward Smedley (4 October 1818 1 May 1864) was an English novelist. Smedley contributed his first book, Scenes from the Life of a Private Pupil, anonymously to Sharpe's London Magazine in 1846-1848. His first essay proved so successful that it was expanded into Frank Fairlegh, and published in book-form in 1850. His next book, Lewis Arundel, was originally contributed to the same magazine, which he for some time edited, and was published in book-form in 1852. Alexandre Dumas (24 July 1802 5 December 1870) was a French writer, best known for his historical novels of high adventure which have made him one of the most widely read French authors in the world. Many of his novels, including The Count of Monte Cristo, The Three Musketeers, Twenty Years After, and The Vicomte de Bragelonne, were originally serialized. Condition: In a half calf binding with cloth covered boards. Externally, sound with slight rubbing. Internally, firmly bound. A few spots to the first and last few pages but otherwise generally bright and clean. Amateur repair to a small closed tear to the titlepage. Overall: GOOD..

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        1892 Shakspere Mind and Art SHAKESPEARE Edward DOWDEN

      London - Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., 1892. London - Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., 1892 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. The most influential of Dowden's critical works on Shakespeare in a decorative fine binding. in a full calf armorial binding from Cheltenham College, with a prize presentation bookplate to the front pastedown. Edward Dowden, 1843-1913, was an English literary scholar and poet. At Trinity College, Dublin, in 1873 Dowden prepared a number of lectures entitled The mind and art of Shakespere, lectures that were, eventually, the materials for what was to be his most influential work, Shakespere: a Critical Study of his Mind and Art (1876) -DNB. Condition: In a full calf binding. Externally, near fine, just a few rubs. Internally, firmly bound, a little marginal browning and the occasional mark. Overall: NEAR FINE..

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        David Balfour, Memoirs of his Adventures at Home and Abroad.In Atalanta: The Victorian Magazine

      93 - London - Atalanta Office, 1892. 93 - London - Atalanta Office, 1892 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A true RLS collector's item: The first appearance of Catriona (published here as David Balfour) in Atalanta Magazine. This a collection of the first printed serial appearances of David Balfour extracted from Atalanta, The Victorian Magazine, and bound as one complete work. High quality paper has been laid down covering superfluous text to make for a continuous narrative. Includes the critical review A Master of Romance by Alexander H. Japp to the front. With the original title pages and decorative contents pagelaid down. With the original front wrap to the rear pastedown. Condition: In a recent half morocco binding. Externally, some fading. Internally, firmly bound, with scattered foxing. With a small wax seal to the rear blank. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED..

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        The Poems of Master Francois Villon of Paris

      London - The Villon Society, 1892. London - The Villon Society, 1892 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A limited edition of this collection of the poems of Francois Villon, privately published for the Villon Society. Arranged and introduced by John Payne. John Payne (23 August 1842 11 February 1916) was an English poet and translator. Initially he pursued a legal career, and associated with Dante Gabriel Rossetti. Later he became involved with limited edition publishing, and the Villon Society. He is now best known for his translations of Boccaccio's Decameron, The Arabian Nights and the Diwan Hafez. Payne once said that Hafez, Dante and Shakespeare were the three greatest poets of the world. Francois Villon (c. 14311464) was a French poet, thief, killer, barroom brawler, and vagabond. He is perhaps best known for his Testaments and his Ballade des Pendus, written while in prison. The question Mais ou sont les neiges d'antan, taken from the Ballade des dames du temps jadis and translated by Dante Gabriel Rossetti as Where are the snows of yesteryear, is one of the most famous lines of translated secular poetry in the English-speaking world. He was the best and most famous realist poet of the Middle Ages. Condition: In a vellum binding. Externally, generally smart. Internally, firmly bound, bright and clean. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED.

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        Bismarck kommt!, aus der Reihe:"Politischer Bilderbogen" Nr.1

      Dresden, Verlag der Druckerei Glöß, 1892.. (aufgefaltet ca. 50 x 64 cm), gefalteter Bilderbogen. ORDENTLICHES EXEMPLAR, außen leicht unfrisch, die Knickkanten stellenweise fast unmerklich hinterlegt "Die zentrale Aussage des Bilderbogens läuft auf die Verächtlichmachung von Parlament und Regierung hinaus. Die 'Judenbörse' mitten im Reichstag, Chaos, Rauferein und das feige Verhalten der meisten Parlamentarier beim Auftreten Bismarcks denunzieren die Institution und das Parlament insgesamt. Bismarck wird als Repräsentant des von Regierungspolitik und Judentum bedrohten und vom Parlament im Stich gelassenen Bauernstandes präsentiert. Dass nur die Antisemiten, als Schutzmacht der Bauern, den 'Reichsgründer' freudig empfangen, rückt sie in eine politische Nähe zum Exkanzler, die es in Wirklichkeit nicht gab. Wie viele andere Parteien und Verbände des 'nationalen Lagers' versuchten auch die Antisemiten vom Bismarck-Kult zu profitieren, um sich politisch aufzuwerten und Respektabilität zu verschaffen." (Thomas Gräfe, "Antisemitismus in Gesellschaft und Karikatur des Kaiserreichs. Glöß' Politische Bilderbogen 1892-1901") Die Reihe erschien in 33 Folgen zwischen 1892 und 1901. Der Verlag schreibt dazu: "Dieser Bogen hat Aufnahme im Bismarck Minusmuseum zu Schönhausen gefunden. Er schildert mit drastischem Humor Bismarcks Eintritt in den Reichstag, wo eine grauenvolle Panik ausbricht". - Eines der Blätter bezeichnet "S. Horn" (sonst nicht weiter nachweisbar, sicher das Pseudonym des Zeichners), die Texte erschienen anonym, werden aber verlässlich dem Dresdner antisemitischen Schriftsteller Max Bewer zugeschrieben.

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        Internationales Centralblatt Für Laryngologie , Rhinologie Und Verwandte Wissenschaften. 8. Bis 23. Jahrgang. 1891/92 Bis 1907. Und 27.-37 Jhg. 1911bis 1921/22. 26 Bände.

      Berlin August Hirschwald 1892. 26 Bände, alle identisch gebunden in Orig.-Halbleinen der Zeit mit Titelgoldprägung auf Rücken, marmor. Deckel, Leineneckchen, marmor. Schnitt, 15x22. Seiten: 645, 492, 664, 674, 1107, 646, 601, 664, 620, 639, 671, 539, 632, 648, 566, 501,628,692,652,551,416,391,367,336,459 und 456. Zustand: Sehr gut erhalten, keine nennenswerten Mängel, sowohl Einband , als auch innen sauber , wohlerhalten, augenscheinlich kaum gebarucht. Versandkosten auf Anfrage. Hard Cover. Very Good

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        Caprivis Heldenthaten, aus der Reihe:"Politischer Bilderbogen" Nr.4 - Nationalsozialistisches Schrifttum, Verkauf nur zu wissenschaftlichen Zwecken gem. § 86, Abs. 3 und § 86a StGB!,

      Dresden, Verlag der Druckerei Glöß, 1892.. (aufgefaltet ca. 50 x 64 cm), gefalteter Bilderbogen. ORDENTLICHES EXEMPLAR, außen leicht unfrisch, die Knickkanten stellenweise fast unmerklich hinterlegt."Der Bilderbogen Nr. 4 bietet eine kritische Auseinandersetzung mit der Politik des 'Neuen Kurses' und der Person Caprivis in Form einer im Stile Wilhelm Buschs gehaltenen Bildergeschichte mit dem ironischen Titel 'Caprivis Heldenthaten'. Privat wie politisch wird Bismarcks Nachfolge als naiv und ungeschickt dargestellt. Die Entlassung Bismarcks, der Verlust Sansibars, die Berufung des Polen Stablewsi zum Bischof von Posen, die Auflösung des Welfenfonds, die Trennung der Ämter des Reichskanzlers und des preußischen Ministerpräsidenten erscheinen als Akte politischer Schwäche und Unbedarftheit, die das nationale Bewusstsein der deutschen trüben". (Thomas Gräfe, "Antisemitismus in Gesellschaft und Karikatur des Kaiserreichs. Glöß' Politische Bilderbogen 1892-1901"). Die Reihe erschien in 33 Folgen zwischen 1892 und 1901. - Eines der Blätter bezeichnet "S. Horn" (sonst nicht weiter nachweisbar, sicher das Pseudonym des Zeichners), die Texte erschienen anonym, werden aber verlässlich dem Dresdner antisemitischen Schriftsteller Max Bewer zugeschrieben; der Verlag schreibt dazu: "Dieser Bogen schildert nur die Thaten Caprivis. Was unter diesem Minister nicht geschehen ist, geht nicht einmal auf eine Kuhhaut, geschweige denn auf einen Bilderbogen. Der Bogen mit seinem 45 Bildern und seinen Knittelversen a la Max und Moritz wurde in Magdeburg k o n f i s z i e r t aber wieder f r e i g e g e b e n; i n B e r l i n v e r k a u f t e e i n e e i n z i g e B u c h h a n d l u n g e n ü b e r 6000 S t ü c k."

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        The Novels Of Jane Austen

      Boston: Little, Brown & Co., (1892). Boston: Little, Brown & Co., (1892). The Saint Botolph Edition, Number 18 of a limited edition of one thousand sets;. Hardcover. Very good. Six volumes, complete; Octavo; robins egg blue cloth, top edges gilt, paper spine labels; Illustrated with black and white frontispieces in each volume; Replacement paper labels at rear of each volume; Bright and tight, nicely printed; I; Sense And Sensibility, pp. 298; II; Pride And Prejudice, pp.287; III; Mansfield Park, pp.310; IV; Emma, pp. 315; V; Northanger Abbey & Persuasion, pp. 328; VI; Lady Susan Letters, including The Watsons, pp. 333;

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        DER SCHWEIZERISCHE GARTENBAU. Ein praktischer Führer für Gärtner, Garten- und Blumen-Freunde. 11 Jahrgänge: 5 (1892) - 15 (1902). Komplett. Gebundene Zeitschrift.

      Zürich, Druck und Verlag von Meyer & Männer, 1892-1902.. 11 Jahrgänge in 11 Bänden. Gr.-8°, Leinen. Elf Jahrgänge in goldgeprägten Original-Sammelbänden. Aus ehem. Bibliotheksbestand, außen und innen mit entsprechenden Kennzeichnungen versehen. Alterstypische Lager- und Gebrauchsspuren. Einbände berieben und angeschmutzt. Seiten an vielen Stellen mit Stockflecken. Bindung sitzt bei jedem Band noch fest. Gesamtzustand noch gut. Mehr Bilder auf Anfrage. Beachten Sie unser reichhaltiges Angebot an Fachzeitschriften! zqx mbx

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        Japanische Stoffmusterbücher , 10 Bände . Pro Band ca. 150 bis 200 Abbildungen in außergewöhnlich frischer Erhaltung. Überwiegend ein Stoffmuster pro Seite, teilweise 2 oder 3 Muster. Die einzelnen Seiten mit einem Pergaminblatt geschützt. Randerläuterungen bzw. Bezeichnungen in japanischer Schrift. Pro Band einführende Texte in japanischer Schrift. Band 1 enthält einen französischen Text, datiert 1892 über 10 Seiten

      Japan, ohne Verlagsangabe, um 1892.. unp., ca. 1500 bis 2000 Seiten Broschiert , Format ca. 18 x 25 cm. Broschierte Einbände mit späterem Folienüberzug, die Einbände etwas angestaubt und teils geringf. stockfleckig , Blattschnitt altersbedingt gebräunt, altersübliche Lesespuren, wenige Pergamin Zwischenblätter lose. Die mehrfarbigen Abbildungen in schöner frischer Erhaltung 084

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        A Collection of Hymns for The Use of Native Christians Who Speak the Mohawk Language

      Ottawa Government Printing Bureau, Ottawa 1892 - "A Collection of Hymns for The Use of Native Christians Who Speak the Mohawk Language" by H. A. Hill. First edition. Published by Ottawa Government Printing Bureau, Ottawa, 1892. Printed in the Mohawk Indian Nation language with its English counterpart facing opposite. 16mo [4.5" x 6.5"]. The pagination is complicated and irregular, as noted in the OCLC (Worldcat) locations; The book is collated and perfect, complete, and as issued. There are separate title pages in two languages; pp. 3-54 have the page numbers duplicated; p. "55" not taken into account in assigning page numbers; pp. 56-95 numbered in the ordinary manner; pp. 96-151 page numbers duplicated; and finally pp. 152-163 numbered in the ordinary manner. Hardbound in publisher's smooth black cloth with blind-stamped decorative border on the boards. The book is in very good condition. Wear and soiling to the boards and spine with worn corners. Previous owner's inscription" Mr. Dan Williams of Tuscarora Reservation, N. Y." on the front endpaper. The binding is starting at various points throughout the textblock. The textblock is lightly toned with some scattered soiling throughout. Please view the many other rare titles available for purchase at our store. We are always interested in purchasing individual or collections of fine books. Inventory # (D12-30) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Elements of Economics of Industry

      London: Macmillan and Co., 1892. London: Macmillan and Co.,, 1892. being the first volume of elements of economics. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine gilt, double line rules to boards in blind continued in gilt to spine. Hinges and corners lightly rubbed, endpapers darkened. A very good copy. First edition, an abridgement, intended for students, of Marshall's Principles of Economics, with a chapter on Trade-Unions added at the end of book six. "The necessary abridgement has been effected not by systematic compression so much as by the omission of many discussions on points of minor importance and of some difficult theoretical investigations" (Preface). Alfred Marshall (1842-1924) was a leading British economist who is credited with the field's development as an academic discipline.

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        Les Maximes Suivies des Réflexions Diverses Publiées

      [imprimé par D. Jouaust] Librairie Des Bibliophiles, Paris 1892 - Exquisitely bound by Zaehnsdorf in 1895 (signed and dated in gilt on the front turn-in and with the blind stamp on rear doublure) in brown goatskin, the covers lavishly tooled in gilt an all-over "fanfare" design of variously shaped compartment filled with leafy stems, small dots and stars. The spine divided into six panels with gilt compartments with similar motifs. Superb he turn-ins with a gilt fillet, dog-tooth roll and leaves, red silk doublues and endleaves, gilt edges. A fine copy of a most pleasing Zaehnsdorf binding in the 'fanfare' style. Inscribed in ink on the front fly-leaf "Christmas 1895" and "Il est plus necessaire d'étudier les hommes que les livres - p.183". With the booklabel of Taplow Court on the rear endleaf, with pencil shelf-marks "11-B-1".Taplow Court in Buckinghamshire was bought by the Grenfell family in 1852 and became home to William Grenfell. The house became a centre for the "Souls", the aristocratic clique incorporating A.J. Balfour, George Curzon and various Wyndhams, Charterises, Tennants, Custs and Windsors. Other visitors included Henry Irving, Vita Sackville-West, H.G. Wells, Edith Warton and Oscar Wilde.

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        Hefte zur "Christlichen Welt". Nr. 1-25.

      Leipzig. Fr. Wilh. Grunow. 1892-1896.. Hldr. d. Zeit mit goldgepr. Rückenschild. 8°. je Heft ca. 30-50 SS. im Vorsatz eine eingeklebte Nr. im Vortitel von alter Hand ein hs. Inhaltsverzeichnis. gutes festes Ex. in deutscher Sprache 500,00 EUR. Inhalt: Rade: Der rechte ev. Glaube // Kattenbusch: Zur Würdigung des Apostolikums // A. Harnack: Antwort auf die Streitschrift D. Cremers: " Zum Kampf umd das Apostolikum" // W. Herrmann: Worum handelt es sich ein dem Streit umd das Apostolikum? // Wendt: Dir Norm des echten Christentums // Kaftan: Die Verpflichtung auf das Bekenntnis in der ev. Kirche // H. Schultz: Das Alte Testament und die ev. Gemeine // Clasen: Wie dünket euch um Christus? Wes Sohn ist er? // Habermann: Christentum und Staat // Bornemann: Der zweite Artikel im Lutherschen kleinen Katechismus. u.a.m.

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        Geschäftsbücher-Fabrik von J. C. König & Ebhardt , Hannover 1892-1903. Geschäftsbuch mit Soll und Haben.

      Hannover : Wilhelm Büttel , Papier & Bureau Requisiten, 1892-1903.. 239 S., Mit handschriftlichen Einträgen zu Soll und Haben, 34 cm, gebundene Ausgabe, Mit Patent-Rohaut-Sprungrücken gebunden,. Zustand: altersentsprechend deutliche Lager- u. Gebrauchsspuren, Vorsätze und Seiten teils etwas fleckig, ca. zehn Blatt entfernt, Einband abgenutzt, berieben und bestossen, insgesamt altersgemäß akzeptable Erhaltung. Geschäftsbücher-Fabrik von J. C. König & Ebhardt , Hannover 1892-1903. Geschäftsbuch mit Soll und Haben. 239 S., Mit handschriftlichen Einträgen zu Soll und Haben, Fabrik für Geschäftsbücher und Buchungsmittel

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        [Manuscript] Coptic Bible

      [Ethiopia]: n.d. [18th c.]. [Ethiopia]: n.d. [18th c.]. Wooden boards backed in brown morocco, ruled in black and blind. A few leaves repaired, a small excised circle with loss of a few words, some dampstaining on the last few leaves, rear joint split with loss of leather, spine partially exposed, later stitching to head and heel of spine. A solid copy. Thick 8vo. [8 x 7 inches]. Written in Amharic in a Ge'ez script, lettered in red and black. Includes various passages of the Christian Bible: Prayers and Songs of David, Prayers of Moses, the Survivors of Babylonian Captivity, the Prayers of Elias. Last 21 leaves double column. "The Bible is written in Amharic script, the official language of Ethiopia. Amharic is a Semitic language belonging to the Ethiopic group of Hamito-Semitic languages. The official church of Ethiopia, the Ethiopian Christian Church, is related to the Coptic Orthodox Church - the head (or abuna) is named by the Coptic patriarch. Under Emperor Haile Selassie (1892-1975) Ethiopia claimed to be the world's oldest Christian empire, tracing its lineage back to c. 1000 B.C. through a union between Solomon and the Queen of Sheba (identified with Ethiopia), although it was probably not until the 4th century A.D. that an Ethiopian monarch was converted to Christianity by Frumentius of Tyre, a bishop consecrated by the patriarch of Alexandria. A strong tradition of Biblical exegesis (based on the Geez or classical Ethiopic translation of the Septaugint) sprang up after a new dynasty, supposedly a revival of the Solomonic line, was established c. 1270" [Nat. Lib. Australia].

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      Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1892. Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1892. Limited Edition, one of 300 copies on paper. Vellum Binding. Very Good binding. Small Quarto. Very Good copy issued in stiff vellum binding titled in gold on the spine with silk ties; the ties are detached and laid in; early Kelmscott publication printed in Morris';s Golden Type. Lovely six- and ten-line initials; shoulder notes and stanza numbers printed in red. Light soiling to the deckled edges and some toning to the endsheets where the ties are laid in; some offsetting from the ties when they were still attached to one page in the text. Typical light soiling to the vellum binding; digital images can be made available upon request. (Peterson A3). Very Good binding.

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        Begrüssung. Signierte Original-Radierung.

      1892.. Bildmaß 11,5 x 8,5 cm ( Höhe x Breite ), rechts unten mit *Käthe Kollwitz* von der Künstlerin in Bleistift handsigniert. Auf Büttenpapier gedruckt. Das breitrandige Blatt im Format 29 x 20 cm, die beiden oberen Ecken des weißen Außenrandes etwas angeknickt, gering beschädigt und verso mit Resten alter Montierung, das Blatt außerhalb der Darstellung gering angeknickt, ansonsten guter Zustand. In einem alten Passepartout inliegend, dieses am Unterrand mit *Käthe Kollwitz - Begrüssung* bezeichnet sowie mit Angabe *S. 10 *. Das Passepartout fleckig und angestaubt. ( Literatur: Klipstein 10 IId; Knesebeck 13/IIf ] ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available ).

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        Geologische Studien in der Republik Colombia. Petrographie. (2 Teile in 1 Bd.).

      Berlin, A. Asher, 1892 / 1899. 4°, XIV, 204 S. u. 9 Taf.; X, 239 S., 1 farb. Faltkafte u. 8 Taf., Priv.-HLwd. m. gold. Rückenprägung., Bibliotheksbd.: priv. Rückenschildchen, Autorname in Tinte auf Rücken, Nummerierung, Schildchen u. Stempel a. Vs., Stempel a. Titelblatt; Stehkanten beschabt, Blattränder gebräunt, Faltkarte mit Riss im Bund. Preis in CHF: 495. EA. (= W. Reiss u. A. Stübel: Reisen in Süd-Amerika). Enth.: 1.: Richard Küch: Die vulkanischen Gesteine; 2: Walther Bergt: Die älteren Massengesteine, krystallinen Schiefer und Sedimente.

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        Zum Rudolph-See und Stephanie-See. Die Forschungsreise des Grafen Samuel Teleki in Ost-Aequatorial-Afrika 1887 - 1888 geschildert von seinem Begleiter. Mit 179 Original-Illustrationen und 2 großen Karten in reichem Farbendruck.

      Wien, Hölder, 1892.. XVIII + 877 S. OLwd.. EA. Mit den beiden Karten. Vgl. Henze II, 606. - St. a. Schmutztitel, tlw. leicht stockfleckig, Ebd. etw. berieben, leichte Gbrsp. - Höhnel, (1857 - 1942), besuchte die Marineakademie in Fiume und bereiste 1876 im Dienst der österreichisch-ungarischen Kriegsmarine das Mittelmeer. Seine erste Afrikareise 1886-89 als Begleiter Samuel Graf Telekis führte ihn von Sansibar bis ins Grenzgebiet zu Abessinien (Zum Rudolf-See und Stephanie-See, 1892). 1892-94 bei seiner zweiten Afrikafahrt mit William Astor Chanler entdeckte Höhnel als erster Weißer die Djambeni-Kette, den Wasso-Nyiro und den Lorian-Sumpfsee. Mit seinen kartographischen Arbeiten konnte er weiße Flächen auf der Afrikakarte tilgen und brachte bedeutende ethnographische und naturwissenschaftliche Sammlungen nach Wien. Höhnel setzte seine Marinelaufbahn fort, war Flügeladjutant des Kaisers und schloß 1905 den ersten Freundschafts- und Handelsvertrag zwischen Österreich-Ungarn und Abessinien ab. Seine Memoiren Mein Leben zur See, auf Forschungsreisen und bei Hofe erschienen 1926. (DBE)

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        Über die Fühlsphären der Grosshirnrinde, 1.-5. Mittheilung.

      Berlin, 1892-96.. 5 Bände. 1 Tafel, 45 S. - 23 S. - 11 S. - 19 S. - 29 S. Original-Broschuren (fleckig, gestempelt, Rücken teilw. leicht beschädigt). (Sitzungsberichte der Königlich Preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin); (Sitzungsberichte der Königlich Preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin). Kreuter II, 1004; Fischer 1091; Pagel 1177; Garrison, Hist. of neurology 218. - Hermann Munk (1839-1912) studierte in Berlin und Göttingen bei Joh. Müller, du Bois-Reymond, Virchow und Traube. Er war Direktor des Instituts für Physiologie am Berliner veterinärmedizinischen Institut. "'Die Bedutung Munks für die neurologische Wissenschaft und Heilkunst kann kaum genug gewürdigt werden. Unter den Schöpfern der Lokalisationslehre nimmt er einen der ersten Plätze, wenn nicht den ersten ein. ... Ich brauche nur an den Begriff der Fühlsphaere, der Rinden- und Seelenblindheit, Taubheit usw. zu erinnern, um kurz anzudeuten, welche bedeutenden Entdeckungen sich an den Namen dieses großen Physiologen knüpfen, welche Anregungen für die klinische Diagnostik und selbst für die Therapie von ihm ausgegangen sind. ...' (Hermann Oppenheim)" (Kreuter). - Handschriftlicher Besitzvermerk von K(arl August) Möbius.

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        Mikra'ot Ketanot Taryag Mitsvot Ha-Torah. 613 gesetze Der Mosaischen Lehre. Im Orginaltexte Und Deutscher Uebersetzung Nach Der Von Dr. Zunz Revidirten Bibel. Nebst Sechzehn Commentaren Von 1) Don Isac Abarbane, 2) Abraham B. Esra, 3) Rabbi Ahron Halevi [usw. etc].

      The Bloch Publishing and Printing Company, Cincinnati 1892 - Gilt spine. Slight water stain on front board. Blind stamped boards. 234 + 244 Pages + a Few Unnumbered Pages. In German with a little Hebrew. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Wasser- und Ziergeflügel. Illustriertes Handbuch zur Beurteilung der Rassen und Schläge unseres Wasser- und Ziergeflügels. Nebst Angaben über Haltung, Pflege, Fütterung und Aufzucht. Anleitung zur Errichtung eines kleinen Ententeiches und einer Fasanenvoliere.

      Leipzig, Vlg. Twietmeyer, (1892).. Zweite verm. u. bis auf die neuesten Rassen ergänzte Auflage. Gr.-8° (24x16,5 cm). VIII, 96 S. Mit 20 Holzstich-Tafeln mit über 65 Abbildungen. OHLn. mit farbigem Deckelbild.. Nissen ZBI, 750. - Seltene zweite Auflage dieses klassischen Handbuchs über "Ziergeflügel", aus der Feder des bekannten Tiermalers J. Bungartz. es werden Enten, Gänse, Fasane, Pfaue und Schwäne behandelt. - (Vorsätze leicht gebräunt). - Sonst tadelloses Exemplar, in diesem Zustand selten.

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        Lord Tennyson's Works. 9 volume set

      London: Macmillan & Co. VG : in very good condition without dust jacket as issued. Marbled endpapers. School prize plate [[Royal Grammar School, Newcastle Upon Tyne] to front pastedowns Aeg. 1892. Reprint. Green illustrated leather covers with crest of the Royal Grammar School in tooled gilt to front covers. 240mm x 170mm (9" x 7"). 411pp,230pp, 347pp, 327pp, 421pp, 367pp, 184pp, 317pp, 313pp. A handsome set. Bound by Bickers & Son, Leicester Square, London. Published 1892-1903. .

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      Virtue & Co., c. 1892.. Virtue & Co., c. 1892.. 6 vols. 4to. Original gilt lettered decorated green cloth, all edges gilt, floral endpapers (bottom corners of boards with some partial discolouring - otherwise a VG set). Pp. various, illus with 43 chromolithograph plates and 3 decorated titles most with tissue-guards, and woodcuts throughout in text (some spotting to tissue-guards - plates bright and unmarked; no inscriptions). .

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        Etude historique sur les professions accessibles aux femmes: Influence du semitisme sur l'evolution de la position economique de la femme dans la societe. (ENVOI AUTOGRAPHE DE L'AUTEUR).

      Paris, A. Giard & E. Briere, 1892.. In-8, demi-veau havane, dos lisse orne de filets en place des nerfs, titre dore, 296 p. Rare edition originale et unique de la these de doctorat de Jeanne Chauvin, consacree a l'etude des professions accessibles aux femmes, aux influences des religions et des societes dans la constitution de la societe patriarcale ainsi qu'aux vicissitudes du statut professionnel des femmes de l'antiquite a l'epoque moderne. Docteur en droit en 1892, avocate, enseignante et infatigable militante de l'emancipation des femmes, Jeanne Chauvin (1862-1926) est la premiere femme avocate francaise a plaider et la premiere a soutenir son doctorat (cet ouvrage). Ses etudes de droit acheves, elle se presenta pour preter serment en 1897, mais fut refusee, la loi n'autorisant pas aux femmes l'exercice de la profession d'avocat. Ce sera grace au soutien de Leon Bourgeois, de Paul Deschanel, de Raymond Poincare et de Rene Viviani qu'elle obtint gain de cause par la loi du 1er decembre 1900. L'auteure revendique en ces termes l'accessibilite de la femme aux professions jusqu'ici reservees aux hommes: "Le Progres social qui relevera la condition de la femme et lui permettra d'etre dans la vie politique, administrative, juridique, industrielle, l'egale de l'homme, si d'ailleurs ses aptitudes justifient cette pretention a l'egalite, ce progres ne saurait etre ni aneanti, ni enraye". Rare: seulement 4 exemplaires dans les bibliotheques francaises. Envoi autographe signe de Jeanne Chauvin sur la page de faux-titre: "Hommage de l'auteur, avocat a la cour". Bon exemplaire..

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        Der Gebirgs-Wasserbau (Flussregulierung und Hauptschlucht-Verbauung) im alpinen Etsch-Becken und seine Beziehungen zum Flussbau des oberitalienischen Schwemmlandes.

      Wien, Spielhagen & Schurich, 1892.. (34,5 x 67 cm). 2 Bll. Mit 61 (2 doppelblattgroßen) teils farbig lithographierten Tafeln und Karten. Lose in Original-Halbleinwand-Mappe.. Einzige Ausgabe seines Hauptwerks, mit dem er die technische Disziplin des Gebirgswasserbaues begründete. - Weber (1853-ca. 1929), Ingenieur und Privatdozent für Wasserbau und Wildbachverbauung an der TH in Brünn, leitete 1882-85 die Wildbachverbauungs- und Flussregulierungsarbeiten in Südtirol. Für seine Verdienste wurde er von mehreren Gemeinden zum Ehrenbürger ernannt. 1891 nach Tirol entsandt, arbeitete er das Projekt zur Regulierung der Etsch aus und gab vorliegendes Werk heraus. Die Tafeln zeigen neben zahlreichen Karten und Plänen u.a. verschiedene Profile. - Mappe teils leicht lädiert, sonst gut erhalten

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        BRACEBRIDGE HALL (Fine Arts & Crafts Binding)

      London: Macmillan & Co., 1892. London: Macmillan & Co., 1892. A fine, highly decorative Arts & Crafts binding by Zaehnsdorf (while seemingly not signed by Zaehnsdorf, the tools used for the floral borders to the turn-ins are exactly the same as another book in our possession with a binding signed by Zaehnsdorf.) With excellent provenance - see below; pp. xiv, 284, frontispiece plate and engraved title pages with tissue guard, b/w illustrations in the text. Crushed green morocco, boards with highly ornate gilt decoration in an Arts & Crafts style, featuring roses, this extends on to the spine which is faded to tan, single fillet edge-rolls; wide turn-in extravagently decorated in a repeating blue marbled end papers. All edges gilt. Binding very good with slight rubbing to extremities and aforemention fading; contents clean and tight, a few pages with very light foxing. A very good copy in a superb binding. PROVENANCE: With the bookplate of Cynthia Graham (née Duncombe) with the signature of the same dated Xmas 1894 to the front blank. Cynthia Duncombe was one of the daughters of the 1st Earl of Feversham and wife to Sir Richard James Graham, 4th Bt. She was sister to Helen Venetia [Duncombe] Vincent better known as Helen Viscountess D'Aberon, who was described as the most beautiful woman in England - as captured in John Singer Sargent's famous portrait. The Duncombe sisters inhabited a world of grace and elegance and, above all, wealth, and were able to enjoy the finest "trinkets" that the then world could offer. . Third Edition. Leather Bound. Very Good. 8vo.

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        Revista Homeopática. Órgano Oficial De La Academia Médico - Homeopática De Barcelona . Director D. José Nogué y Roca. Año III. y Año IV. Completos. Bimensual.

      Luis Tasso, Barcelona 1892 - 323 y 290pp. Se conservan todas las cubiertas delanteras y traseras. Ejemplar en perfecto estado de conservación. Correcta encuadernación moderna en símil de piel. =En la segunda mitad del siglo XIX el foco fundamental era Madrid a través de su Sociedad Hahnemanniana Matritense, asociación que cobijó en su seno a homeópatas notables, promovió la homeopatía, intentando que tuviera un respaldo legal, y llegó a crear el primer y único hospital dedicado exclusivamente a la atención de los enfermos mediante el método homeopático. A finales del siglo XIX se creó la Academia Médico Homeopática de Barcelona, en un momento de menor actividad en la sociedad de Madrid, la agrupación catalana recogió el testigo en la labor de formación y expansión de la medicina homeopática. 12 Revistas En 1 Vol. 4ºmayor [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        L'île mystérieuse

      Edition Hetzel, s.d. (1891 - 92). In - 4 (28 x 20 cm) percaline éditeur rouge à la banière bleue, titres dorés, doré trois tranches, 154 illustrations par Férat, 616 p., 4f. de catalogue Rousseurs sur les deux premiers feuillets, coiffes légèrement amorties, sinon très bon état. Français cartonnage Bon état

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        Die Lage der arbeitenden Klasse in England. Nach eigner Anschauung und authentischen Quellen. Stuttgart, 1892

      Dietz, Stuttgart 1892 - 20 cm. xxxii, 300 pp, folding map , illustrated cloth binding. Black and gilt lettering to front and spine. With a new elaborate preface ( 25 pages) by Engels dated July 1892. With new footnotes from 1892. The Condition of the Working Class is a detailed description and analysis of the appalling conditions of the working class in Britain and Ireland during Engels' stay in England. An unopened fresh excellent copy of this classic.

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