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        The Journal of Indian Art, Vol. 4, Nos. 33-37

      London: W. Griggs, 1892. Hardbound. Contents are VG or better, front inner hinge and gutter weak. Bottom 3 inches of spine cloth attached only at back hinge. Edges of 6 leaves chipped with small pieces of margin area missing. There is light off-setting from each colored plate onto the facing page (usually a blank page, so no text is marred). The volume is ex-library from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, with a stamp on the title page, a sticker on the back free end paper, and the remnant of a pocket inside the back cover. In addition, each color plate is library-stamped on the reverse. A personal bookplate of William Sturgis Bigelow, Boston surgeon and collector of Asian (especially Japanese) art. He donated his entire collection of 25,000 works of art to the MFA. The contents are bound consecutively but without original covers, as various "chapters" of a book. The original paper covers are bound together, in order, at the back of the volume.. Green gilt embossed publisher's cloth. Unpaginated, and filled with breathtaking colored chromolithographs and other two-tone plates and images (1 folding bw plate, 1 folding color plate, 2 double-page color plates, and 28 single color plates). A bit heavy at 6 pounds and will require extra postage. Scholarly literature on the decorative arts in India is scanty and mainly in learned journals. The Journal of Indian Art and Industries (1886-1916) is the most important and contains numerous pioneering studies. Original front and rear wraps from each issue are bound in at the rear. These covers have the contents of each issue printed on them. This is the exceedingly rare third volume of this seminal and Influential periodical on Indian arts. See article by Peter H. Hoffenberg entitled "John Lockwood Kipling, W. H. Griggs and The Journal of Indian Art and Industry" written in 2003 for a complete description of this periodical. He states: "...Kipling's and Buck's vision encouraged use of the latest photographic and reproductive innovations to ensure accurate and attractive illustrations of lasting quality. Griggs and his editorial staff took advantage of that encouragement and of the most current technology to produce exquisite color chromo- and photo-lithographs bound in leather. Black and white illustrations were also included...No doubt the publisher applied chromo-lithographic technologies from Britain and the continent, but the pages of the Journal also included illustrations resulting from innovative work in the heliogravure and collotype sections of India's own Revenue and Agriculture Department, particularly the offices devoted to the Survey of India. " The first 4 or 5 volumes of this publication seem exceedingly scarce.

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        Travaux d'aiguilles.

      1892 Album in-4 de 16 planches de carton fort bleu, couverture brodée, entièrement doublée de soie rouge, dos lisse, large ruban d'attache de soie bordeaux conservé (reliure de l'époque). Touchant album de couture réalisé en 1892 par une petite fille de 12 ans, Marguerite Plecq. Travaux d'aiguilles qui devait servir à éduquer la petite fille à l'ordinaire d'un foyer, marquer pour reconnaître, raccommoder pour faire durer, transformer pour ne pas jeter : alphabets brodés, échantillon au crochet, carré de drap brodé, broderie au point de croix ou traditionnel... Remarquable reliure en relief brodée sur canevas de toile écru avec un fil de coton rouge. Motif géométrique et large croix centrale. Le dos porte brodé en long : Marguerite Plecq 12 ans.

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        A Tale of Two Robins / Histoire de deux rouges-gorges

      - (1930s-50s). In-4, 128-(4) pp., reliure demi-chagrin à coins (Douarin). / 4to, 128-(4) p., half-shagreen binding (Douarin). Une charmante version manuscrite en français de Tale of Two Robbins by Gustaaf Johannes Renier (1892-1962), ici illustrée de 32 pages de jolies dessins aquarellés d?oiseaux. L?édition de 1933 (London, Davis) était illustrée par A. W. Seaby ; l?édition revue (London, Benn, 1956), par Stanley Smith. / A charming French manuscript version of the Tale of Two Robbins by Gustaaf Johannes Renier (1892-1962), here illustrated with 32 pages of cute watercolored drawings of birds. The 1933 edition (London: Davis) was illustrated by A. W. Seaby; the revised edition (London, Benn, 1956), by Stanley Smith. * Voir photographie(s) / See picture(s). * Frais de port en sus. * Membre du SLAM et de la LILA / ILAB Member. * La librairie est ouverte du mardi au samedi de 14h à 19h. * Si vous souhaitez passer à la librairie pour un livre, merci de nous prévenir au préalable, l'ensemble du stock visible en ligne n'étant pas immédiatement consultable. * Langue : Français

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        Antiche laudi cadorine

      Premiata tipografia Berengan, 1892. In 8, pp. X + 18 + (2). Br. ed.  (Scritta a penna d'epoca: Carducci e Raro). Macchia d'inchiostro coeva al marg. int. del p. ant. Edizione originale rarissima di questa operetta del Carducci. Fu proprio il Carducci che, oltreche' poeta, era anche un apprezzabile filologo a scoprire, nel 1892, il Laudario dei Verberati di Pieve di Cadore, un piccolo codice manoscritto in pergamena conservato dal comune cadorino e contentente una raccolta trecentesca di Laudi riferibili all'attivita' dei locali Flagellanti. Le «Antiche laudi cadorine», cosi' le intitolo' Carducci in una sua pubblicazione divenuta ormai introvabile, sono un documento notevolissimo della vita religiosa e culturale del Cadore. Parenti, Rarita'..., V, p. 311. ITA

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        ANTICHE LAUDI CADORINE

      PREMIATA TIP. BERENGAN - PIEVE DI CADORE, 1892. Vol. in 8°, bross. ed., pp.4 + IX + 18, legg. brunito, biglietto da visita in allegato allo sguardo, ottimo. Prefazione di Giosuè Carducci che narra il ritrovamento di queste antiche laudi nell'archivio di Pieve di Cadore. Rarissimo

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        The Ancient Art Stoneware of the Low Countries and Germany, or "Grès de Flandres" & "Steinzeug", Vols. I & II Complete

      London, England: Privately Printed, 1892. "Its Principal Varieties, and the Places where it was Manufactured during the XVIth and XVIIth Centuries." Signed by the author in a neat ink hand on the colophon page. Copy no. 89 of a limited edition of 270 copies on Dutch handmade paper. An additional XXX copies were issued on Japan paper. Privately printed by the Chiswick Press in collaboration with C. Whittingham and Co. With copperplate etchings produced by T. Brooker & Co., London, apparently using the chine-collé process, to allow the printmaker to pull finer details off the plate and to provide a background color behind the image that is different from the surrounding backing sheet. First and presumed only printing of this book. Principal text in English. 15.5 x 11.5 inches. Original paper wrappers and European-style over-wrappers, as issued, not a later rebinding. With title page reproduced on the front of the over-wrappers. The over-wrappers are somewhat age-darkened, especially along the spines, and there is some splattering to the front over-wrapper of Vol. l. Text blocks with generally unbumped spine heads and tails, and bindings with moderately bumped corners. Off-setting to the front and rear FEPs from the over-wrappers. With gently deckled fore and bottom page edges to a handsome effect. With 208 and 183 umbered pages. Illustrated with 15 copperplate etchings and with 210 B&W illustrations in text. All etchings and illustrations are by the author. Also with charming headbands and decorated initials. A few of the etchings with tiny, light spots to the outer margins, quite minor. Several text pages with light spotting or off-setting. Else the book is impressively clean. With many pages unopened, hence largely unread. A Very Good copy in Very Good Minus over-wrappers. Very scarce in any condition. A valuable reference work for collectors and dealers of ceramics and stoneware from Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands. Extensive commentary, information, and examples are given for each geographic region discussed. Marc-Louis Solon [1835-1913] was a French-born pottery artist and expert.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. Illus. by Solon, Marc-Louis. Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall. Limited Edition.

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        Born in Exile

      Half leather,marbled boards.First edition. 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 punched and other stamps. Despite this, its an attractive set, though it has been trimmed somewhat.

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        Lettre autographe signée. Abbaye de Gif, 22. XI. 1892.

      1892. 1¼ p In-8 oblong (12 lignes). Intéressante lettre, à en-tête de la Nouvelle revue, créée par Adam. "Monsieur et honoré directeur, c'est en suppliante que je viens les mains jointes, en mon nom et au nom de Pierre Loti (écrivain et sous officier de marine) vous adjurer de faire grâce de la prison à ce pauvre petit que j'ai connu cet automne à Hendaye et qui s'appelle Siméon Dancès [?]. Voici une note explicative, ne me refusez pas cette grâce, monsieur, je vous en prie, et croyez à ma [?] sympathie | Juliette Adam". - Pliée en deux anciennement.

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        THE FALLEN RACE

      New York: F.T. Neely, 1892. This antique hardcover book is bound in red cloth boards, with gilt lettering on the front and spine. Spine soiled, edgeworn; some cover soil and wear. Spotting and browning to page edges. Bookplate on front inner board. Inner pages lightly browned, but most are clean and unmarked. This is a true first edition of Granville's sci-fi/fantasy classic, a very early example of the lost-world genre set in Australia. The book is autographed by the author on the verso of the title page. 352 pages; approx. 5"x8".. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by None.

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        Autograph letter signed ("B. Manet"). N. p., undated (but likely 1892 or shortly thereafter).

      1892. 160:95 mm. Two pages on a black bordered mourning card, twenty-two lines of text in black ink. To Monsieur Desormeaux. A rather lengthy note about business affairs, apparently pertaining to a tenant who lied to her about an arrangement he claimed to have made with her late husband (Manet's brother) before his death. - Neat central fold, a fine example. Rare.

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        Kabinettphotographie mit eigenh. Namenszug auf der Bildseite ("S. Kneipp"). [Wörishofen, 19. oder 20. März 1892].

      1892. 90:56 mm. Schönes Brustbild im 3/4-Profil aus dem Atelier des Hofphotographen Julius Grimm, Offenburg i. B.

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        A LITTLE BOOK OF PROFITABLE TALES

      Charles Scribner's Sons, New York 1892 - Very Good+ in boards. Signed and inscribed by author on front end page. Inscription reads: "To Mrs. Drake, with the affectionate regards of Eugene Field". Field dated the inscription April 11th, 1893. Included is a lengthy personal letter from Field to Kate Ward Drake, dated April the 12th, 1893, complete in original envelope. Shows edge wear and scuffing to front and rear panel. Gilt on front panel robust. Front panel cloth slightly creased at upper edge. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        The Works.

      Boston and New York, Houghton, Mifflin and Company,, 1892. Illustrated with steel portraits and photogravures. 13 volumes, octavo (215 x 143 mm). Contemporary red crushed morocco, titles and floral decoration to spines gilt in compartments separated by raised bands, elaborate floral corner-pieces to boards gilt, green morocco doblures with floral corner-peices and central motif gilt, green silk endpapers, top edges gilt. Each volume with a coloured photogravure frontispiece and steel portrait, further illustrations throughout. A fine set. Artist's edition. Limited to 750 numbered copies of which this is number 440. With an autograph letter signed from the author bound in volume 1.

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        DIE LAGE DER ARBEITENDEN KLASSE IN ENGLAND

      1892. DIEZ. 1892. In-12.Carré. Cartonnage d'éditeurs. Etat d'usage. Couv. défraîchie. Dos satisfaisant. Intérieur acceptable. 299 pages. Couverture abîmé par une mouillure, ainsi que la page de garde et la page de titre, avec manque et tâches.

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        Die essbaren Schwämme und die giftigen Arten mit welche dieselben verwechselt werden können.

      - Zurich, M. Kreutzmann, 1892. 4to (34.2 x 24.2 cm). xlii, 118 pp., 52 chromolithographed plates, finished by hand, and two plain lithographs. Original half leather binding with title printed in gilt on the front cover.= Rare German edition (Volbracht: "sehr selten") of this finely illustrated work on the edible and poisonous mushrooms of Switzerland, and bordering regions in France and Germany. The plates, drawn by the author, are of an outstanding quality and often sold separately. Fritz Leuba (1848-1910) was a Swiss pharmacist and as such very interested in venomous and edible mushrooms. Professionally rebacked, with part of the original spine with gilt title laid down. A very good copy with nice clean plates. Nissen BBI, 1183; Stafleu & Cowan, 4458; Volbracht, 1172. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Manual of Conchology structural and systematic, 2nd Ser.: Pulmonata, Vol. 8: Helicidae VI

      1892 - 314 pp., 58 pls, half leather bd. 8 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Bericht des Medizinal-Inspektorats über die medizinische Statistik des Hamburgischen Staates: Sammelband mit den Jahrgängen 1892 ( Choleraepidemie ) bis 1898.

       Jahrgang 1892 mit 55 Seiten und ca. 50 teilweise ausfaltbaren, teilweise farbigen Statistiken, Verbreitungskarten insbesondere auch zu dem Ausbruch der Cholera in Hamburg im Spätsommer 1892. Die Jahrgänge 1893-1898 mit zusammen 575 Seiten, 38 Abbildungen im Text und 58 teilweise farbigen Tafeln. Einband stärker berieben und beschabt, Rücken defekt, Bindung gelockert, Vorderdeckel fast lose. Innen Bibliotheksvermerke, Papier durchgehend stärker gebräunt, gelegentlich leicht fleckig, einige Seiten etwas angeknickt. ( Pic erhältlich / webimage available ) Versandkostenfreie Lieferung Hamburg, Medizin, Statistik, Cholera

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        Les poésies d'André Walter

      1892. Lib. de l'Art indépendant., Paris 1892, 15x19,5cm, broché. - Lib. de l'Art indépendant., Paris 1892, 15x19,5cm, broché. - Prima edizione, uno dei 180 ex numerata su pergamena macchiata solo disegnare con il Giappone 10. Invio l'autore a pagina occhietto della totalità di cui è stata abilmente cancellata. Bellissimo esemplare. [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, un des 180 ex numérotés sur vélin teinté, seul tirage avec 10 Japon. Envoi autographe de André Gide sur la page de faux-titre dont l'intégralité a été habilement effacé. Bel exemplaire.

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        Ligero estudio sobre la lengua Mazateca por el licenciado Francisco Belmar

      imprenta del Comercio, Wenceslao Güendulain y comp, Oaxaca 1892 - First edition, 8vo, pp. [6], 135, [3]; uncut and largely unopened; original gray printed wrappers; errata printed on the inside back cover; a few short nicks and tears, but generally very good. This copy presented to "Mr. James C. Pilling, from his affectionate friend, J.G.T." An Ayer Linguistic duplicate, with a Newberry release stamp inside the front cover. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        The Playing Cards of The Master Es of 1466

      International Chalcographical Society 1892 - London / Paris / Berlin, 1892. Folio, later blue cloth, 22 pp. plus 45 plates. no. 26 of an edition of 250. Title continues: Reproduced bu the Heliographic Process, with an Explanatory Essay by Max Lehrs. The "First Extra-Ordinary Publication" of the International Chalcographical Society (noted on title page). A scarce title, with high quality heliographic reproductions. The notes call for 42 plates, though 45 are included. Contents excellent, some normal shelfwear to boards and light foxing to endpapers. Very good plus condition overall. Multiple OCLC entries note four copies held worldwide. Quite scarce. BMC XIV, 1228.14 Please contact us for additional pictures or information. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        "Sol Fa Si La Si Ré Polka" - Autograph Musical Manuscript from his First Performance with a Professional Orchestra

      Used; Like New/Used; Like New. An historic autograph musical manuscript of a very early short piece for orchestra in the hand of the great conductor known for conducting the premiere of the Rite of Spring and for his tenures with the Boston Symphony Orchestra, the Amsterdam Concertgebouw Orchestra, the Orchestre Symphonique de Paris, and the San Francisco Symphony. A light-hearted polka named after the notes of its primary theme, which when spoken together quickly form the phrase "Sol facile à cirer" -- "Floor easy to polish" -- the work was composed for piano in 1892, when Monteux was only sixteen and studying at the Paris Conservatory. When invited to conduct a piece at a charity event, he then orchestrated the polka. At this event, according to biographer John Canarina, "Standing for the first time in front of a professional orchestra, directing his own composition, he then and there determined to become a conductor, an ambition, that, according to Monteux, he had harbored since the age of twelve." Although Monteux continued to compose and play the viola as a teenager, it was at this point that his attention turned to conducting, his great calling and passion -- making this work an important marker of this turning point.<br style="">Scored for flute, oboe, two clarinets, English horn, bassoon, two cornets, three trombones, percussion, and strings, the polka is 92 measures long, over 10 pp. of manuscript in 10-bar systems. Dedicated on the cover to "mon ami Henri Hamburg." In pen and pencil, with page numbers and the title, inscription, and signature on the cover page in blue colored pencil, on 18-stave manuscript paper embossed at the upper left with the seal of Lard-Esnault, Paris. Overall toning, some light former water damage to the lower edge, and light wear and soiling to the cover and edges; overall in very good condition. 14 x 10.5 inches (35.3 x 27 cm). From the estate of Monteux's daughter, Nancie Monteux Barendse.

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        Le Cyclisme théorique et pratique. [ Edition originale ]

      Ouvrage orné d'environ 400 illustrations dont plusieurs en couleur et en phototypographie et précédé d'une préface de Pierre Giffard, 1 vol. fort et grand in-8 reliure éditeur pleine percaline rouge, plat sup. orné d'un cycliste, A la Librairie Illustrée, s.d. [ 1892 ], XII-586 pp. et 6 ff. Rare exemplaire de l'édition originale, surtout en aussi bon état, dans sa belle reliure d'origine. Français

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        Game Birds and Shooting Sketches. Illustrating the Habits, Modes of Capture, Stages of Plumage, and the Hybrids and Varieties which occur amongst them. NEAR FINE COPY IN ORIGINAL HALF MOROCCO

      Henry Sotheran, 1892. Folio, First Edition, with portrait frontispiece (of Bewick; original guard present), 16 fine coloured plates (all original guards present), 18 plates in autotype (all original guards present) and 30 wood-engraved illustrations (by the author and George Lodge) in the text, neat contemporary signature on front paste-down; original red straight-grained half morocco, red coarse-grain cloth sides blocked and lettered in gilt, gilt back, gilt top, blue-grey endpapers, uncut, joints and corners very faintly rubbed else a near fine, crisp copy. Lovely copy of Millais' well-known monograph on the four primary species: Capercaillie, Blackgame, Grouse and Ptarmigan. A number of the text-illustrations are by George Lodge. Freeman 2583; Jackson p.25; Mullens & Swann, p.405; Tate p.247.

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        The Mayor of Casterbridge

      Sampson Low, UK 1892 - 1st Edition Thus Circa 1892. Undated but other titles by the author in this decorative cloth turn up dated 1892. Very un-common especially in the original cloth. Book is very good+ and bright. Edges lightly rubbed. Contents good. Very un-common. PLEASE DOUBLE CLICK ON IMAGE TO ENLARGE. Digital images available uon request.,Ref 7223 Size: 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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

      - - 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 - Gewicht in Gramm: 6085 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

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        Wassersport X. Jahrgang 1892 - Nummern 1-52. Fachzeitschrift für Rudern, Segeln und verwandte Sportzweige. Offizielles Organ .

      Berlin SW 12. Verlag von A. Braun & Co., 1892. - mit zahlreichen Abbildungen, Karten und Bauskizzen, 4°. 34,8 x 27,0 cm. (4), 592 Seiten, Wassersport, 10, Wassersport, 10 In gutem Zustand. Einband berieben und fleckig, das handgeschriebene Rückenschild gebräunt, Schnitt gebräunt, beide fliegenden Vorsätze entfernt, die erste Lage in den Rändern etwas braunfleckig, einzelne Seiten des ansonsten sauberen Buchblocks ebenfalls mit leichten Braunflecken in den Rändern, - seltene und interessante Zeitschrift. privater Halbleinenband mit Rückenschild und marmoriertem Schnitt, Hardcover in Halbleinwand, [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        La navigation aux Etats-Unis.

      Paris, Imprimerie Nationale 1892, 1 volume, grand in-4, relié, IV-544 p. Rapport de mission, renseignements historiques, financiers, descriptifs et statistiques sur les ports et les voies navigables. Reliées en fin de volume, la grande carte dépliante des voies navigables des Etats-Unis (124 cm X 83 cm) au 1 : 4 000 000e éditée en 1900 ainsi que la grande carte dépliante des voies navigables du nord-est des Etats-Unis éditée en 1893. Reliure d'époque, demi basane bleue, dos lisse à filets et titre dorés, reliure frottée, choc important sur la coupe extérieure du second plat. L'ouvrage et les cartes sont rares. Bon état. ************* PROMO : Envoi gratuit en courrier suivi et assurance à partir de 20 € d'achat (France seulement), remise 20 % pour commande supérieure à 60 €.

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        Album of the Scottish Artist's Club

      Edinburgh : D. Douglas, 1892, Hardback, Book Condition: Very Good, First Edition. Very good copy in the original gilt-blocked fine-ribbed cloth with pictorial insignia to front board. Slightest suggestion only of dust-dulling to the spine bands and panel edges with some wear to spine. Corners slightly bumped with some minor wear. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Coloured end-papers with top-edge-gilt. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 0 pages; Physical description.: 6 l., 60 pl., [2] p. ; 36 cm. Notes: Each plate accompanied by guard sheet with descriptive letterpress. 60 photo-engr. Subject: Painting, Scottish. Art clubs and societies. Art, Scottish - 19th century. 0 pages. Inventory No: 199426.

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        Handwritten Diary covering July 23-December 31, 1892

      1892. Hardcover. Good. Rush's daily diary entries cover the first 149 pages (our count), following by 35 blank pages. Rush has written a poem (copied?) and a list of hotels on the final 3 pages. The diary is written in a small (9 x 15cm.) somewhat worn black notebook which a stationer's ticket suggests that she bought in Munich. Rush, the unmarried daughter of Jeremiah McLain Rusk, who served as Governor of Wisconsin (1882-1889) and then as Benjamin Harrison's Secretary of Agriculture (1889-1893), writes in a rather neat and mostly clear hand which would probably become more clear with study. Mary is described, in an undated (1919) obituary for her mother which is laid in, as "dutiful daughter and companion to her mother during the years of her widowhood." The first portion of this diary is Rush's account of the latter portion of a European trip with someone referred to as Annie. It begins in Lucerne and wanders through Switzerland, Paris and London before they embark for home on August 31st aboard the "City of New York." After a few days in New York she returns to her life in Washington with her parents. She visits the White House several times during the illness of Mrs. Harrison, attends her funeral and endures Cleveland's election in November. She heads for Florida in December and spends a week in Kissimmee with stops in Tampa and Jacksonville on the way back to Washington. Her last entry ends: "I can't help but wish that another year will bring me what I so much wish for -- contentment. I sometimes feel that my life is so empty and I can't help thinking it is in a measure my own fault. Farewell forever 1892."

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        PARIS A TRAVERS LES SIECLES HISTOIRE NATIONALE DE PARIS ET DES PARISIENS DEPUIS LA FONDATION DE LUTECE JUSQU'A NOS JOURS - 5 TOMES (INCOMPLET MANQUE LE TOME 1)

      F. ROY. 1892. In-4 Carré. Relié demi-cuir. Etat d'usage. Coins frottés. Dos satisfaisant. Intérieur frais. 504 + 456 + 480 + 504 + 455 pages. Nombreuses gravures en noir et blanc dans le texte et hors texte. Quelques gravures en couleurs hors texte. Titre, auteur, tomaison, 4 fleurons dorés sur le dos cuir marron. Petites épidermures. Tome 2 et 3 : état d'usage : pages détachées, ouvrage déboité. Avec une lettre de M. Henri Martin.

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        Oyucha San. Composed by Lieutenant F. M. Bostwick, U.S. Navy, and sung to the air of \"Rosalia\"

      Hasegawa, Tokyo Japan, um 1892. 22 Broschiert gut, siehe Fotos g1046 Versand D: 6,00 EUR Krepp-Papier Buch, Crepe Paper

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        TUNISIE

      Date : 1892 Dimensions : 72x103cm Imp : HUGO D'ALESI, PARIS Condition : entoilée A Affiche originale entoilée en parfait état.

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        The Life and Letters of Samuel Palmer, Painter and Etcher.

      Seeley & Co, London 1892 - With an original etching by Palmer 'The Willow' plus a portrait frontispiece and 21 other illustrations. First edition. 8vo., original blue/green cloth with lettering and image in gilt on upper cover and spine. A very good, bright copy. This biography and edited letters was superbly written and edited by Samuel Palmer's son Alfred. It includes a list of exhibited works and etchings and is very well illustrated wiht sketches and etchings. In 1909 Alfred burned a great number of his father's note and sketchbooks so this volume has become a vital source for Palmer's life. The letters include correspondence with John Linnell, Edward Calvert, George Richmond and other members of 'the Ancients'. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Curfew Must Not Ring To-Night

      Lee and Shepard, Publishers, c1882. 8vo Paper covered boards in Good+ condition, rubbed and chipped along edges. Author's name Rosa misspelled as Rose. In the somewhat tattered dust-jacket. Scarce. 1892 inscription to front end paper; Rose Hartwick Thorpe's narrative poem and account of Bessie, a young woman whose lover, Basil Underwood, has been arrested, thrown in prison by the Puritans and sentenced to die that night when the curfew bell rings; [32] pages

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        Cours de danse fin de siècle

      Paris, E. Dentu Editeur (Imprimé par Chamerot et Renouard), 1892 - In 8°, leg. in mz. pelle coeva con punte, nervi, tit. in oro al dorso, conservate le br. orig. (quella anteriore presenta 1 inc. all'acquaforte a col. dell'artista), pp.(2nn)-59-(5nn). Edizione originale, assai rara. Splendida opera sulla danza, impreziosita da 11 acqueforti originali di Louis Legrand firmate sulla lastra raffiguranti ballerine di can-can in posizioni classiche, spaccate, incluso "Le Grande Ecart", "Le Croisement", "Brisement assis", e "La jambe derriere la tete." Testatine, finalini e capilettera figurati a col. sempre dello stesso. Splendida conservaz.

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        Cours de danse fin de siècle. Paris, Dentu, 1892

      Dentu, 1892. in-8, pp.(2nn)-59-(5nn), bella legatura m.marocchino blu e angoli, titolo e fregi intarsiati in pelle rossiccia al dorso, conservate le copertine edit. (quella anteriore presenta un'acquaforte a colori). Testatine, finalini e capilettera figurati a colori. Edizione originale di splendida opera sulla danza, impreziosita da 9 (su 11) splendide acquaforti originali di Louis Legrand firmate sulla lastra raffiguranti ballerine in varie posizioni del can-can, tra le quali ''Le Croisement'', ''Brisement assis'', e ''La jambe derriere la tete.'' Tiratura limitata a 350 esemplari. Qualche fioritura, in ottima rilegatura.

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        Barrack-Room Ballads And Other Verses.

      London Methuen 1892 - First English edition, number 9 of 30 copies on Japan paper, 8vo., this signed on behalf of the publishers, title vignette and colophon device, contemporary armorial bookplate of William Garth to front paste-down, handsomely bound in crushed half morocco gilt, by Zaehnsdorf, top edge gilt. Livingston 90 [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Augenärztliche Unterrichtstafeln. Für den akademischen und Selbst-Unterricht. Heft I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, XI, XII, XIII, XIV, XV + 3 Tafeln des X. Heftes.

      Breslau, J. U. Kern, 1892-1898. Konvolut aus 14 (von insgesamt 15) Heften mit insgesamt 102 farbigen lithographischen Tafeln, darunter einige mehrfach gefaltete Großtafeln. Gebunden in 2 Halblederbänden der Zeit. - Heft I: Magnus, H.: Anleitung zur Diagnostik der centralen Störungen des optischen Apparates. 1 gefaltete farblithogr. Tafel 52x72cm. - Heft II: Magnus, H.: Die Entwicklung des Altersstaares. 11 Farbtafeln. - Heft III: Landolt, E.: Übersichtliche Zusammenstellung der Augenbewegungen. 1 gefalt. Farblithogr. Atfel 68x82cm. - Heft IV: Die Hauttypen der ophthalmoskopischen Veränderungen. 8 Farbtafeln. - Heft V: Knies, Max: Die wichtigsten Formen von frischen und alten Hornhauttrübungen. 4 Farbtafeln. - Heft VI: Knies, Max: Die verschiedenen Formen von frischen und alten Hornhauttrübungen. 4 Farbtafeln. - Heft VII: Vossius, A.: Die wichtigsten Geschwülste des Auges. 14 Farbtafeln. - Heft IX: Die topographischen Beziehungen der Augenhöhe zu den benachbarten Höhlen und Gruben des Schädels. 14 Farbtafeln. - Heft X: FEHLT bis auf 3 Tafeln. - Heft XI: Wintersteiner, Hugo: Die partiellen, stationären Staare. 20 Farbtafeln. - Heft XII: Greeff, Richard: Der Bau und das ophthalmoskopische Aussehen der Choriodea. 1 gefalteten farblithogr. Tafel 70x85cm und 2 Farbtafeln. - Heft XIII: Fick, Eugen: Die Entwicklung des Auges. 9 Farbtafeln. - Heft XIV: Baas, Karl: Die Seh- und Pupillen-Bahnen. 3 gefalteten farblithogr. Tafeln im Großformat. - Heft XV: Herrnheiser, J.: Das kurzsichtige Auge. 8 Farbtafeln. Einbände berieben und bestoßen. Besitzvermerke auf den Vorsätzen. Titelblätter gestempelt. Wenige Tafeln angeschmutzt. Textseiten etwas gebräunt und angestaubt. Versandkostenfreie Lieferung Augen, Augenärzt, Augenheilkunde, Augenkrankheiten, Lithographie, Medizin, Geschichte, L.

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        Oriental scene. No place, 1892.

      1892. Watercolour on paper, 290 x 460 mm, matted (600 x 398 mm). Beautiful orientalist watercolor, inscribed by the artist "à Monsieur Coullon, souvenir affectueux". Lacoste, a genre painter equally adept at landscapes and architecture, was a student of Rouillet, Cambon, and Cogniet. He exhibited at the Salon from 1839 to 1907, also drawing costumes for the various Parisian scenes, including for the Opéra from 1876 to 1885. His series of watercolours painted for Verdi's "Aida" in 1880 is remarkable; a design for "Ramses" is now kept at the Getty Museum. The present orientalist scene is typical of its age but distinguished by its large format and masterly quality. It shows a Middle Eastern oasis with Moorish-type buildings near a palm grove reflected in a waterhole, surrounded by eight characters in local costumes going about their lives: a man is perched on his camel; two men are wearing red hats; two women, possibly slaves, carry jugs on their heads. In the foreground, cargo unloaded from a camel suggests a Bedouin desert stopover. - Slight foxing and waterstaining to matte, not concerning the painting.

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        Wonder Book For Girls and Boys.

      London: Osgood, McIlvaine & Co., 1892 - Large octavo. Original illustrated boards, titles to covers and spine in white. With the dust jacket. Boards a little rubbed but otherwise a bright copy. Dust jacket nicked and chipped to edges with long tear to back panel, but about 99% complete. With 60 designs by Walter Crane. First Crane Edition. Made at the time when the William Morris/Walter Crane inspired arts and crafts movement was at its height, these full-page colour illustrations are classics of their type. This famous book is rare in dust jacket.

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        Dominical

      1892. Paul Lacomblez, Bruxelles 1892, 13x16,5cm, broché. - Paul Lacomblez, Bruxelles 1892, 13x16,5cm, broché. - Secondo stampata subito dopo l'edizione originale, una delle 200 copie su pergamena, un pareggio con il Giappone 2 e 6 Olanda. Raro dedica autografa firmata dall'autore su questo testo per Paul Redonnel.Dos restaurato lacune angolari riempito i piatti, piacevole stato interiore. [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Deuxième édition imprimée immédiatement après l'originale, un des 200 exemplaires sur vélin, seul tirage avec 2 Japon et 6 Hollande. Rare envoi autographe signé de Max Elskamp sur ce texte à Paul Redonnel. Dos restauré, manques angulaires comblés sur les plats, agréable état intérieur.

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