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        [Broadside]: Coming Soon! Parsons & Pool's Original Uncle Tom's Cabin and Tennessee Jubilee Singers. The Only Company on the Road to-day presenting the old-time manuscript version of Uncle Tom's Cabin

      Prov[idence], R.I.: Whatcheer Print. [circa 1895?]. Tall broadside printed on purple paper. Illustrated with a composite wood engraving of scenes from the play. 9.25" x 23". A couple of tiny nicks and holes, near fine. A broadside advertising the dramatic production of Uncle Tom's Cabin by Parsons & Pool's Famous Ideal Uncle Tom's Cabin Company and Tennessee Jubilee Singers. Dramatic and musical versions of Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin were produced almost immediately upon publication of the novel in 1852 and, like the book, became an instant success with the public, propelling the book's sales to even greater heights. These numerous "Tom Shows," as they became known, continued to be produced for more than 50 years after the book's release.Little seems to be known about the Parsons & Pool version of Uncle Tom's Cabin aside from some indications the company toured between 1893-1895, in the New England and Mid-Atlantic area. Accompanying the production were the Tennessee Jubilee Singers. The name suggests they may have be related to the African-Americans singing group The Fisk Jubilee Singers from Fisk University that brought jubilee singing into prominence but perhaps more likely the group was assembled for this particular production and given a similarly sounding name to attract customers. Whether they performed during the production or in support of it is not clear. .

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        Photograph Album]: 40 Color and Black and White Photos of France, Germany, Turkey, and Russia

      1895 - Oblong folio. [50]pp. Half morocco with gilt cloth, raised bands, marbled endpapers, and stiff paper pages with gilt edges. Ex-library copy with spine letters, bookplate, and pocket, moderate rubbing at the extremities, and with a discreet library stamp at the outer edge of most photos, very good or better. A photo album of 40 large and remarkably fresh, professional travel images of France, Germany, Turkey, and Russia from the early 1890s, with most measuring between 6.5" x 9" and 9" x 11.5". The first 26 pages feature black and white photos of many of the traditional sites of Paris (the Champs-Elysees, Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame, and others), along with the Strasbourg Cathedral, the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, a group of Sufi Dervishes, and various Turkish men and women. But most striking are the remaining 15 large and meticulous hand-colored photos. They depict in vibrant colors scenes in Munich; St. Petersburg, including St. Basil's Cathedral and the Kremlin; and Istanbul, including its skyline, an Arab merchant, a Turkish Imam, and multiple crowd scenes. A travel album of particularly large and bright photos. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Original Signed Watercolour of a Cascade in the Canadian Rockies].

      1895 - Ca. 1895. Watercolour, ca. 45x32 cm (17 ½ x 12 ½ in). Watercolour under glass in a period molded gilt wood frame. A very good watercolour. Frame with some wear but overall very good. Watercolour not examined out of the frame. Wilkinson was one of several prominent artist who produced paintings of the Canadian Rockies while travelling on the Canadian Pacific Railroad at the end of the 19th Century. This British born Canadian landscape artist produced several watercolours of waterfalls in the Canadian Rockies. "Born in England, Wilkinson immigrated to Ontario in 1863, is noted in Toronto about 1882, then Hamilton around 1909, where he later died. He traveled extensively and exhibited with both the OSA and RCA" (Invaluable, online).

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        Studien über Hysterie

      Franz Deuticke, Leipzig & Vienna 1895 - Beginning of PsychoanalysisFreud, Sigmund (1856-1939) and Josef Breuer (1842-1925). Studien über Hysterie. [6], 269pp. Leipzig & Vienna: Franz Deuticke, 1895. Half morocco ca. 1895, extremities and corners slightly rubbed; preserved in cloth drop-back box. Fine.First Edition. Studies in Hysteria, which gives the first detailed account of the free-association method, is customarily regarded as the starting-point of psychoanalysis. Breuer had discovered the "cathartic" method of curing hysteria in the early 1880s while treating the patient who would later be immortalized as "Anna O."; this patient, who exhibited a myriad of severe hysterical symptoms, found that the symptoms would disappear when she told Breuer the details of their onset. (Jones gives "Anna O.," whose real name was Bertha Pappenheim, a large share of the credit for inventing what she called the "talking cure.") Freud learned of this interesting case from Breuer shortly after its termination in June 1882; it made a strong impression on him, and a few years later he began using a combination of hypnosis and the cathartic method in his own neurological practice. From this Freud gradually developed the method of free association, in which the patient was encouraged to say whatever came into his mind however "nonsensical" or "irrelevant," since Freud believed that the patient's statements provided clues about the network of associations already established in his mind, and would thus lead the therapist to the source of the patient's neurosis. "It was through devising the new method that Freud was enabled to penetrate into the previously unknown realm of the unconscious proper and to make the profound discoveries with which his name is imperishably associated" (Jones, Life and Work of Sigmund Freud, I, p. 265). Garrison-Morton 4978. Norman F26. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Contribution à l'étude de l'atrophie musculaire progressive type Duchenne-Aran.

      Paris, Progrès Médical, F. Alcan. 1895 - In-8, (6), 159, (3) pp., 6 fig. in-t., 4 planches lithographiées h.t. (dont 3 en couleur), broché, non coupé, très bel exemplaire. Edition commerciale de la thèse de doctorat en médecine de l¿auteur, soutenue devant Fulgence Raymond, Joffroy, Brissaud et Ballet. Jean Baptiste Charcot (1867-1936), né à Neuilly-sur-Seine, fils du grand neurologue J.M. Charcot, dont il fut l¿interne, abandonnera la médecine, après avoir été chef de clinique de Raymond, pour se consacrer à l¿exploration et à l¿océanographie. Il acquit la célébrité comme explorateur polaire à bord du « Pourquoi Pas ». Il fut membre de l¿Académie de médecine et de l¿Académie des sciences. Dans cette thèse, devenue rare, Charcot résume les travaux antérieurs sur cette affection et poursuit l¿¿uvre de son père (décédé deux ans avant la soutenance de cette thèse), cherchant à différencier cette affection de la sclérose latérale amyotrophique (« maladie de Charcot »). Des observations détaillées sont rapportées. Garrison & Morton, 4758 ; G. Lanchou & C. Veron, Un évadé de la médecine : Jean-Baptiste Charcot (1867-1936), Histoire des sciences médicales, 1980, 14, 43-50 : " Le but de cette étude est de démontrer que la maladie désignée sous le nom d'atrophie musculaire type Duchenne-Aran est une entité anatomique et clinique distincte des autres formes d'atrophie musculaire. En effet, la maladie de Duchenne-Aran, en 1895, semblait ne plus exister en tant que maladie, tant on avait trouvé d'autres "entités morbides au détriment de ce type" et, entre autres en 1865, la " maladie de Charcot" fait l'objet d'une première publication, pour être baptisée sclérose latérale amyotrophique en 1872. Jean-Baptiste Charcot avait bien démontré dans sa thèse que ce que nous appelons maintenant le syndrome dAran-Duchenne était commun à plusieurs maladies aux causes différentes. Maladies qui furent débrouillées et classées du vivant de son père. Il participa à ce travail colossal en défendant, avec une grande justesse, la mémoire de l'illustre neurologue." [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        LEGISLACION Y JURISPRUDENCIA SOBRE TERRENOS BALDIOS (2 Vols.)

      Imp. de El Tiempo, México 1895 - BOOK DESCRIPTION: Wistano Luis Orozco. Legislación y jurisprudencia sobre terrenos baldíos. Imprenta de El Tiempo. México, 1895. 2 Tomos: 1: XIII, 659, XIV pp. + 1h. de erratas. En el T. 2 corre la paginación de la 663 a la 1154 + XIII + 1h de erratas sustanciales.Holandesa. Holandesa, con tafilete rojo con nervios, letreros y adornos en dorado, planos marmoleados. Obra magistral, insustituible en materia de títulos antiguos de propiedad de fundos rústicos, y de historia del Derecho. W. L. Orozco (Jalisco 1856-1927), abogado, opuesto al gobierno del dictador Díaz, procesado y prófugo, se radicó en el Estado de San Luis Potosí, donde fue Procurador de campesinos en contra de terratenientes. Alcanzó prestigio nacional. En su obra magistral estudia no solamente el aspecto jurídico, sino el social y el económico. En 1914, con Díaz ya exiliado del país, el Gobernador de Colima nombró a Orozco Secretario General de Gobierno, y por breve tiempo encargado del gobierno. En Guadalajara fue instructor militar, juez, y finalmente profesor de Derecho Agrario, Derecho Internacional y Economía polìtica hasta su muerte. BOOK CONDITION: Roces de uso en bordes y planos. Piel muy bien. Excelente para sus 120 años. En tomo 1 falta la hoja libre de la primera guarda en blanco; se inicia con el medio título. En la portada hay un sello de caucho con el nombre de anterior propietario. Páginas pulcras en su totalidad. En Tomo 2 hay dedicatoria escrita en 5 líneas en recto de 1ª libre de guardas, y sello de caucho igual al del T 1 en portada. Las páginas de texto se conservan igualmente pulcras. El Título Décimo contiene las equivalencias entre las medidas antiguas desde las Ordenanazas de los Virreyes Mendoza y Peralta, pasando por otros nombres y medidas, hasta tenerlas actualizarlas a la fecha de publicación. Contempla también las leyes de Colonización y el tema de la prescripción. Creemos que el juego completo de los 2 tomos que ofrecemos, es por el momento el único en venta. Ver fotografías o solicitarlas por email. Peso conjunto: 1.390 Kgs. ( 3 Lbs.) 23x15.5 Cm ( 9x6") [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Proverbi, traduzioni ed anneddoti delle valli Ladine orientali con versione italiana - Rimes Ladines in pèrt con traduzion taliana - Stories e chianties Ladines con vocabolario Ladin-Talian metudes in rima

      Innsbruck; st. e libr. acc. Wagner 1881 - 1885 - 1895 - 3 tomi in un unico vol.; in 8°; pp. 148 + 106 + 200; leg. in mezza pelle coeva. Tre rare opere originali sulla lingua e tradizioni Ladine raccolte in un unico volume

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        UNCLE REMUS. His songs and his sayings. New and Revised Edition with one hundred and twelve illustrations by A. B. Frost.

      D. Appleton and Company. New York.,1895 - LARGE PAPER, SIGNED LIMITED EDITION. 4to. (9.2 x 6.5 inches). One of only 250 numbered copies, signed by the Author. Frontis and ten full page plates, each printed onto fine tissue paper and mounted onto the page within a printed border and each with a printed tissue guard. One Hundred and One line illustrations throughout the text. Aside from a few brown spots to the margin of the frontispiece, not affecting the image, this is a clean and bright copy throughout. In the publishers original delux full white vellum binding with gilt ruling, decoration and lettering to the front board and spine. Top edge gilt, the others untrimmed. A bright and fresh copy with some minimal rubbing to the edges of the binding but overall a better than very good copy.: [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Uncle Remus. His Songs and his Sayings. Limited, signed & inscribed.

      D. Appleton & Company, New York 1895 - Number 99 of 250 copies signed in the preface by the author. This copy also with quote in Harris' hand following signature: "Look upen setyo' face todes [undecipherable] grace." Octavo, pp.xxi + [iii] + 265. Original gilt-ruled and floriated vellum. T.e.g., others untrimmed. 125 illustrations by Frost. A handsomely designed volume.; Octavo; Additional images and further information provided upon request. ; Signed by Author [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        The Evil Guest.

      London; Downey and Co. [1895] - First Edition. 8vo. Publisher's bottle green cloth lavishly gilded and decorated to spine and boards. Very good, minor toning to spine, bumping to extremities and with some rubbing of the gilt to the upper left hand corner of the front board. Top edge gilt. Internally clean. Pencil ownership to front flyleaf. Minor marginal spotting here and there. Illustrated throughout by Brinsley Le Fanu. A handsome copy of a scarce supernatural tale. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Rose and the Key

      Downey, UK 1895 - New Edition Circa 1895. Undated. Frontispiece illustrated. deals with the horrors of a private lunatic asylum. Original publisher's binding of green cloth elaborately decorated in gold. The book is very good and quite bright. Edges lightly rubbed. Rear board with slight cloth wrinkling. Very un-common. PLEASE DOUBLE CLICK N IMAGE TO ENLARGE. Digital images available upon request. Ref [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Autograph Letter signed ("Mark") to his London publisher, Chatto & Windus, ordering Gordon Cumming's book, IN THE HIMALAYAS

      Elmira, N.Y., 13 june, 1895 - On the eve of his world-wide lecture tour of 1895-96 (later recounted in FOLLOWING THE EQUATOR), Clemens writes: "Dear C & W", 'In the Himalayas; by CF Gordon Cumming.' I see you publish it. Anytime between this & October if you chance to send an invoice of books to Melbourne, please put in a copy of it, addressed to Mark Twain c/o R.S. Smythe Balwyn Melbourne" Clemens' voyage of 1895/96 included a visits to Australia on his way to Ceylon and India. His letter is docketed in another hand: "Sent & chged June 24." 12mo. 2pp. in pencil, on letterhead of Quarry Farm, Elmira. N.Y. Minor soiling, old folds. Very good

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        En route.

      Tresse |& Stock 1895 - - Tresse & Stock, Paris 1895, 11,5x18,5cm, relié. - Edition originale sur papier courant. Reliure en demi chagrin noir, dos à cinq nerfs comportant de petites traces de frottements, plats de papier marbré, gardes et contreplats de papier à la cuve, reliure de l'époque. Envoi autographe signé de l'auteur. Une très pâle mouillure en pied du premier feuillet. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        The Castle of the Carpathians

      Sampson Low, Marston & Company, London - Sampson Low, Marston & Company, nd, c. 1895. Hardcover. This is not a first edition, but is described on the title page as 'New and Cheaper Edition', thought to have been published in 1895. Good condition. Green illustrated hardcover with gilt title to front board and spine. Internally clean and unmarked. Illustrated title page and frontispiece illustration ¿Mustering his Flock¿. Full page b/w illustrations thoughout.Two photoplates are completely loose but the rest of the binding remains good and strong. Two internal pages have small chips at the top corner (1.5 cm x <1 cm). Eerie novel based in the Carpathian mountains by Jules Verne, author of ¿From The Earth to the Moon¿ and ¿The Mysterious Island¿. 18.5 x 12.5 cm. 211 pp. Librarius is a small UK based family business and we pride ourselves on our customer service. Orders will be securely wrapped and usually dispatched same or next day. Full refunds will be given if you are unhappy with your purchase and return it within 10 days. Photographs of all of our books are available on request; please feel free to email with any enquiries. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        EMPORIUM 1895 - 1964 - tutto il pubblicato , Bergamo, Istituto italiano d'arti grafiche, 1895

      - cm. 20 x 26, cadenza mensile, ed uscita ininterrotta (anche durante le due grandi guerre) fino alla cessazione nel dicembre 1964. Pagine variabili 70-100. Ricchissima documentazione fotografica anche con splendide tav. in b/n ed a colori fuori testo (spesso con riproduzioni di capolavori raramente comparsi in pubblicazioni varie, tanto da essere utilizzate da antiquari e collezionisti come autorevoli riferimenti). Si tratta della più prestigiosa rivista artistica italiana, magistralmente diretta da VITTORIO PICA con grafica di gran classe curata dall'Istituto d'arti grafiche di Bergamo. Non viene trascurato alcun soggetto artistico (scultura, pittura, architettura, grafica, incisioni, arti decorative, arredamento, ecc.) e tutte le manifestazioni artistiche e culturali vennero ben seguite , commentate e rappresentate (Biennali, Triennali, Mostre, ecc. ecc.) I collaboratori furono tra i massimi specialisti delle varie epoche, in ogni settore. La grande rivista usci' stancamente tra il 1960 e 1964 e si concluse nel dicembre '64. Dal fascicolo n. 1 del gennaio 1895 fino al n. 840 del dicembre 1964 TUTTA LA COLLEZIONE E' A FASCICOLI SCIOLTI IN BUONE CONDIZIONI. SONO STATE APPRONTATE CARTELLETTE CON LACCI NOCCIOLA per ogni annata, rendendo cosi' esteticamente valida la presentazione.

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        Broadside or poster]: Taffy's Revised Football Rules

      McIntosh Publishing Co., New York 1895 - Broadside poster advertising the 1895 book. 12.5" x 18". Illustrated by F. Richard Anderson. Printed in black with a whimsical football illustration on pale green paper. Very good with small chips to the extremities affecting no printing, and a small piece of tape on the reverse (to no purpose). The illustration depicts a man in a fleur-de-lys uniform with a leather(?) nose guard, opposed in the distance by some rather goofy looking football players (some with "Y," "H," "C," and "P" -- presumably for Yale, Harvard, Columbia, and Princeton or Penn). Anderson was a very successful Broadway costume designer, which probably explains the *tres sportif* uniform. The poster for a very early football book, following Walter Camp's *American Football* (considered the first book on the sport) by four years. Rare. *OCLC* locates one copy of the 36 page book at the University Club in New York City, and no copies of this poster.

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        EMPORIUM 1895 - 1943 collezione (PREZZO GIA' SCONTATO), Bergamo, Istituto italiano d'arti grafiche, 1895

      - La collezione (NON MANCA ALCUN NUMERO NELLA SEQUENZA) è in parte a fascicoli sciolti e parte con annate rilegate Vedi foto sul nostro catalogo 70 - a richiesta possiamo inviare dettagli ed altre fotografie

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        EMPORIUM 1895 - 1938 collezione (PREZZO GIA' SCONTATO), Bergamo, Istituto italiano d'arti grafiche, 1895

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        EMPORIUM 1895 - 1937 collezione (PREZZO GIA' SCONTATO), Bergamo, Istituto italiano d'arti grafiche, 1895

      - La collezione e' composta da tutte annate rilegate.(manca un solo fascicolo) Vedi foto sul nostro catalogo 70 - a richiesta possiamo inviare dettagli ed altre fotografie

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        Galerie des Célébrités du jour par CARJAT

      Arnaul De VRESSE, Editeur Paris, 55 Rue de Rivoli 1895 - Album grand format de 19 caricatures en lithographie des célébrités du jour (1895) telles que BERLIOZ, Charles BATAILLE par CARJAT. 30 x 44,5 Excellent état des sujets mais reliure fragile [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Le dressage des animaux et les combats de bêtes. Révélation des procédés employés par les professionnels pour dresser: le chien, le singe, le cheval, l'éléphant, les bêtes féroces, etc.

      Maison Didot 1895 - In-8 ( 230 X 155 mm ) de 238 pages, pleine percaline gris-souris, premier plat illustré d'un décor en brun, blanc et doré, dos lisse, tranches dorées ( reliure de l'éditeur ). Ouvrage illustré de 100 dessins par MM. BOGAËRT et JOUARD, d'aprés des photographies, et orné d'un portrait de l'auteur. Mors frottés, quelques rares rousseurs claires, bel exemplaire de cet ouvrage fort rare. dressage Animaux [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        THE THREE IMPOSTORS OR THE TRANSMUTATIONS .

      London: John Lane . Boston: Roberts Bros., 1895 - Octavo, pp. [1-8] [1] 2-290 + 14-page and 16-page publisher's catalogues inserted at rear, first advertising volumes in the "Keynotes" series, second a general catalogue dated 1895, cover and title page design by Aubrey Beardsley, title page printed in orange and black, original pictorial blue cloth, front panel stamped in white, spine panel stamped in white and gold, publisher's device stamped in white on rear panel, all edges untrimmed. First edition. Episodic mystery thriller incorporating four weird tales, including "Novel of the Black Seal" and "Novel of the White Powder," considered by Bleiler (1983) to be "among the classics of supernatural literature, beautifully narrated, highly imaginative, thought- provoking, even with a note of humor that is seldom encountered." Barron (ed), Horror Literature 2-59. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 1071. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 147. Schlobin, The Literature of Fantasy 714. Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, p. 277. Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature IV, pp. 1922-25. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 3-161. Bleiler (1978), p. 130. Reginald 09474. Goldstone & Sweetser 7a. Hint of rubbing to cloth at head and tail of spine panel and corner tips, else a fine, unopened copy. In a custom blue cloth open-faced slipcase. (#75737) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        THE THREE IMPOSTERS.

      London: John Lane /Boston: Roberts Bros 1895 - First printing. Original cloth, cover titled and decorated in gray, spine in gray and gilt. Title page and cover designs by Aubrey Beardsley. Volume XIX in the Keynote Series; two publishers catalogs bound in at rear, 14 + 16pgs. respectively. Tips gently bumped, narrow darkened stripe to edge of rear cover, small ink name to front free endpaper, a VERY GOOD copy indeed; not issued in dust jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Cassii Dionis Cocceiani historiarum romanarum quae supersunt edidit Ursulus Philippus Boissevain. Vol. 1-4 von 5.,

      Berolini : Weidmannos, 1895/1898/1901/1926. - CXXV, 539 S.; XXXI, 690 S.; XVIII, 800 S.; 706 S. gute Exemplare, Namensstempel auf Vorsatz u. Titelblattrückseite, Einband mit Läsuren, 4 von 5 Bänden Sprache: gr Gewicht in Gramm: 5500 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Fables choisies de J.-P. Claris de Florian. Illustrées par des artistes japonais sous la direction de P. Barboutau. Two volumes.

      Librarie Marpon & Flammarion, & Tokyo, Cie Shueisha., Tokyo 1895 - Oblong 4to. Leaves 18 + 18 with text and line drawings. With 28 full page wood cuts in colour, protected by tissue guards. Leaves folded Japanese style. Original pictorial wrappers printed in colours, silk threads. With the original patterend paper covered slip-case. Covers a little thumbed, slipcase worn and stained. The Japanese artists are Koubota Tosoui, Kano Tomonobu and Kajita Hanko. From the library of Stephanos Carathèodory. Stephanos Carathéodory, was an Ottoman Greek who had studied law in Berlin and then served as secretary in the Ottoman embassies in Berlin, Stockholm and Vienna. Stephanos had married Despina Petrocochino, who came from a Greek family of businessmen who had settled in Marseille. At the time of his son Constantin's birth, the family were in Berlin since Stephanos had been appointed there two years earlier as First Secretary to the Ottoman Legation. The Carathéodory family, originally from Bosnochori or Vyssa, was well established and respected in Constantinople, and its members held many important government positions. Stephanos Carathèodory was the father of Constantin Carathéodory (or Constantine Karatheodori) (Greek: ???sta?t???? ?a?a?e?d???) (13 September 1873 &#150; 2 February 1950) was a Greek mathematician. He made significant contributions to the theory of functions of a real variable, the calculus of variations, and measure theory. His work also includes important results in conformal representations and in the theory of boundary correspondence. In 1909, Carathéodory pioneered the Axiomatic Formulation of Thermodynamics along a purely geometrical approach. Known correspondence of Carathéodory-Einstein can be seen as facsimile in Einstein Archives Online (11 items). Three letters concern mathematics and these are printed in vol.8 of Einstein's Collected Works (Princeton Univ. Press 1987) [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Fables Choisies de Florian. De J.-P. Claris, De Florian, Illustree Par Des Artistes Japonais Sous La Direction De P. Barboutau, Tokio.

      Marpon et Flammarion. E. Flammarion successeur. 1895 - Ouvrage édité en 1895 ( Mejii 28 ) '2 parties en 2 volumes in 8 ( 151 x 201 mm ), brochés, 24 pages doublées,imprimées sur papier crépon, 30 illustrations en couleurs, sur double pages, dont 2 pour les couvertures par :Ka-no Tomo-nobou et de Kadji-ta Han-ko.Chemise et etui. Tirage deluxe , à deux cents exemplaires numerotes (Nos 1 a 200) sur papier Japonais Ho-sho.et imprimé par la compagnie Shueida à Tokio. Ouvrage, non justifié, en excellent état et présenté sous chemise et etui d' origine, japonisant, de l' éditeur. Rare et bel exemplaire, complet dont les "illustrations représentent réellement des scénes de la vie au Japon aussi bien que si le fabuliste eût été Japonais". Voir: " Le Japonisme ", catalogue de l' exposition Grand Palais, Pars, 1988, p. 112.

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        Fables Choisies de Florian. De J.-P. Claris, De Florian, Illustree Par Des Artistes Japonais Sous La Direction De P. Barboutau, Tokio, Volumes 1 & 2

      Librairie Marpon & Flammarion a Paris & Shueisha a Tokio, Tokyo & Paris 1895 - Meiji 28 (1895), small 8vo (6 x 8 in - 15 x 20.1 cm), crepe paper folded sheets, spine covered, silk string ties, text in French, 56 pages total (each volume) including the covers (28 folded pages). In each volume there there are 24 numbered pages of text and fourteen double page color woodblock prints. The fourteen double page plates (28 pp) and the front and back covers (4 pages) are not numbered. The front covers are a single page color woodblock print. The cover woodblock print and the 14 internal double page woodblock prints all have the artist's seal (han). In total the two books contain 112 pages which include 28 double page color woodblock prints and 48 numbered pages of text. There are 38 (18 in volume 1 and 20 in volume 2) small text type black and white woodcut illustrations of birds, animals and plants interspersed throughout the book. The front covers are nicely illustrated in color. The back covers have two small decorative illustrations (crests). While the front and back covers are folded pages, they are affixed over a stiff but pliable inner piece. This makes the front and back folded pages (covers) much firmer than the internal folded pages which are not reinforced. ~ Condition. Both books are in Very Good condition. The covers, front and back - inner and outer, are moderately stained and soiled. This condition is probably caused by the adhesive used to apply the folded pages forming the covers to an inner stiffener paper. There is pencil writing on the inside of the front cover of Volume 1. Following the covers and adjacent pages, the books are in Fine condition with no staining, foxing, marking or soiling. All pages are uncut/unsevered at the fold and there are no tears to the pages. A solid and well preserved pair of books. ~~ More information, to include digital pics, available on request

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        Eruzione del Vesuvio. Luglio 1895.

      Napoli, 1895. albumen print, 25,5 x 20,5 cm, on mount, photograph no. 2545. KEYWORDS:italy / luglio / vesuvio

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        Canyons of the Colorado

      Meadville, PA: Flood and Vincent, 1895. First Edition, First Printing 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Powell revised and enlarged the original journal of exploration, and added several new chapters descriptive of the region and of the people who inhabit it. Brown cloth with gilt lettering on front cover and spine. Very good first edition hard cover of this privately printed edition. Rebacked. Edges rubbed, corrners bumped, surfaces show some wear.

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        (Hrsg.) Jahresbericht über die Fortschritte auf dem Gebiete Chirurgie. Jg. 1 - 18.

      Wiesbaden (Bergmann), 1895 - 1912.. 18 Bände. Gr. 8°. ca 25000 S. OHLdr mit goldgeprägtem Rücken. Ordnungsgemäß aus den Beständen der Volkspolizei ausgesondertes Bibliotheksexemplar (Rückenschild, Stempel), gutes Ex.. Mit Beiträgen von: K.Bartholdy, A.Becker, E.Becker, E.Bennecke, C.Bötticher, A.Borchard, B.Bosse, A.Brentano, K.Brunner, L.Burckhardt, W.Clausen, J.Dollinger, R.Dumstrey, E.Ehrich, J.Fertig, F.Fischer, P.L.Friedrich, R.Galeazzi, R.Giani, P.Glaessner, E.Goldmann, E.Hagenbach, O.Hildebrand, R.v.Hippel, A.Hoffa, F.Hofmeister, G.Hosemann, C.Hueter, J.Ipsen, A.Jäck, E.Kammeyer, Karcher, Kaschke, M.Katzenstein, E.Kirchhoff, W.Klestadt, Th.Kölliker, O.Lanz, D.Mac Gillavry, H.Meerwein, Fr.Mertens, W.L.Meyer, E.von Meyer, H.Mohr, E.Moser, A.Müller, C.Neck, M.Neuhaus, O.Nordmann, E.Pagenstecher, C.Partsch, F. Pels Leusden, A.Pertz, K.Pochhammer, W.Prutz, H.Reerink, W.Reich, L.Reichenbach, W.Rindfleisch, A.Ritschl, C.Ritter, Rosenbach, E.Ruge, O.Samter, F.Sauerbruch, A.Schönstadt, F.Schultze, J.Schulz, K.Seydel, M.Strauss, G.Sultan, F.Suter, J.Thon, E.Veillon, R.Volkmann, E.Voswinckel, R.Waldvogel, Wanach, H.Wendriner, W.Willemer, F.Williger, Wilmanns, P.Ziegler und G.Zimmermann.

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        The Evergreen, a Northern Seasonal. Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter. 4 vols

      Patrick Geddes and Colleagues, Edinburgh - 1895, 1896, 1895, 1896/97. 4to. Illustrations. Publisher's full stamped and decorated leather. Teg. The bindings are faded and rubbed with some wear and tear, particularly the Spring number which was issued with yapp edges. Soft and fragile bindings prone to damage but which, in this case, have come through pretty well. Internally clean, tight, sound. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Grammar of the Dialects of Vernacular Syriac As Spoken by the Eastern Syrians of Kurdistan, North-West Persia, and the Plain of Mosul with Notices of the Vernacular of the Jews of Azerbaijan and of Zakhu Near Mosul

      At the University Press, Cambridge (England) 1895 - Very scarce first edition of this book which makes "known the various dialects of the Eastern Syrians who inhabit the mountains of Kurdistan, and the plains of Azerbaijan in North-west Persia, and of Mosul in Eastern Turkey." The author studied sixteen dialects during a five years' residence among the Nestorians. With a prospectus laid in for the same author's book "A Dictionary of the Dialects of Vernacular Syriac." 8vo in the original maroon cloth with black borders on the front cover, blind borders on the back cover, black borders and gilt lettering on the spine. Fine hardcover. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        I re dell'Egitto.

      Weißenburg, Burckardts Nachfolger, [ca. 1895/1900].. Farblithographie. Blattgr.: 57 x 42,5 cm.. Prachtvoller Weißenburger Bilderbogen mit den Herrschern aus der Dynastie Muhammad Ali (regierend seit 1805 bis zum Ende des letzten Khediven Abbas Hilmi II. 1914). Wie üblich mit der fingierten Adresse des Hassan Auves in Kairo (links), dazu die tatsächliche Verlegerangabe der Nachfolger Camille Burckardts, die die Weißenburger Bilderfabrik ab 1889 leiteten. - Kleiner hinterlegter Einriß am linken Rand, leicht gebräunt.

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        CRIPPLE CREEK AND COLORADO SPRINGS ILLUSTRATED. A REVIEW AND PANORAMA OF AN UNIQUE GOLD FIELD, WITH GEOLOGICAL FEATURES AND ACHIEVEMENTS OF FIVE EVENTFUL YEARS, INCLUDING OUTLINES OF NUMEROUS COMPANIES

      Warren & Stride, 1895., 1895. Second edition. 12" x 9 ½" rebound in blue cloth boards. Front wrapper missing. [2], 10 unnumbered pages of advertising for various mines, stock brokers, investments, bankers, etc. followed by folding map entitled "Cripple Creek Gold Fields," followed by a printed map of "Part of Colorado Showing Railroad and Wagonroad Ties of the Cripple Creek District" backed by an advertisement for, "The Direct Line from Texas to Cripple Creek and the Mining Regions is the Denver and Gulf R&#39;y and it&#39;s Connections." 111 pp., prologue dated March 1, 1896, contents, illustrated, maps. Additional folding map entitled, "Economic Geology of the Cripple Creek District." A well done overview of the history of Cripple Creek, the gold mining industry and the prosperity it brought to the region. Information on the geological features to include features of the gold deposits, the fissures and the veins. Information on the source of the ore, ore chutes, etc. "Matters of moment in the proceedings of the special July meeting of the Colorado Scientific Society" included with information on Bull Hill and the Northern District (Francis T. Freeland), Cripple Creek Mining District (Charles J. Moore), Chlorination of Cripple Creek Tellurides (J.D. Hawkins), and Cyanide (Philip Argall). Offers view of the mines in Cripple Creek area by Dr. Richard Pearce who, although is ultra conservative in his views, finds Cripple Creek camps destined to improve from year to year. Harry A. Lee, State Commissioner of Mines, offers his opinion on the future of the mines. Information on achievements of the mines; 20 pages of double-columned text of outlines of the various mining companies and their holdings; 5 pages of double-columned text offer a Table of Incorporated Companies as of January 1, 1896. Much information on Pueblo. Also information on Colorado Springs Resorts and hotels and much on the arrival of the railroad. Numerous sharp black and white photographs of the region that flourished during this time to include views of various mines, miners, landscapes, hotels, various mining slopes and mountains, shaft houses, resorts, depots, opera houses, railroads, boarding houses, etc. Most pages offer 2 or 3 photographs. An additional 20 unnumbered pages at rear containing more advertisements. Inside rear orange wrapper offers information on The Mechem Investment Company. Rear orange wrapper offers advertisement for William P. Bonbright & Co. Bankers and Brokers. [2]. Some soiling along with moderate chipping and closed tears throughout. A rare work on the gold mining operations in Colorado Springs and Cripple Creek.

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        Die Wiedertäufer.

      Berlin, Stargardt, (1895).. 2 Bll., Tafeln, 2 Bll. Mit 3 Original-Radierungen, illustriertem Titel, 27 (1 farbige) Abbildungen nach Holzschnitten, Zeichnungen etc. nach Sattler sowie 4 Vignetten. Späterer Halblederband (signiert "Theodor Mümmler, Wien") mit Rückentitel und Kopfgoldschnitt.. Eins von 100 nummerierten Exemplaren der Vorzugsausgabe auf Japan mit drei Originalradierungen. - Erste Ausgabe. - Langer, Jugendstil S. 98 ff. - vgl. Schauer I, 16 und II, 4 sowie Rodenberg S. 279 (zu Sattler und Stargardt). - Eindrucksvolle Darstellungen der Münsterischen Täufer. - Schnitt leicht stockfleckig, sonst schönes Exemplar.

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        Birdseye View of Abilene The Future Capital Of Kansas

      St. Louis: J.D. MacMaster Real Estate Company, 1895. Lithograph bird&#39;s-eye view printed in brown, neat line to neat line: 55.5 x 78.2 cm. Creased where formerly folded, slight browning at center, a few tiny losses along folds, upper blank margin chipped, overall very good with warly manuscript notations in blue crayon and red ink showing city sections, making comments about drainage and showing proposed drainage culverts under railroad tracks. Not in Reps. By the time of this view, Abilene&#39;s reputation as a raw cow town had faded, and the town had entered its more proper phase, as depicted here.. Book.

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        (Jul. Rud. Loose Nachflg.) Kunstgewerbliche Werkstatt für Intarsien, eingelegte Arbeiten und Kunst-Möbel. 25 Blatt Intarsien. Photographische Aufnahmen nach ausgeführten Arbeiten. Musterplatten sowie verschiedene Möbel mit Intarsien. 2te Auflage (Einbandtitel). 25 Lichtdrucktafeln mit zahlr. Abb. Hamburg, Selbstverlag, 1896. 4to. (29,0 x 21,0 cm). 2 Bl. Orig.-Halbleinwandband (Vorderdeckel mit Holzfurnier bezogen).

      . . Seltenes Musterbuch der bekannten Hamburger "Kunstgewerblichen Werkstatt", dessen erste Ausgabe von 1895 nur 18 Tafeln enthält. Die Tafeln A-J zeigen 87 "Intarsia-Probefüllungen", die folgenden Tafeln 1-16 ausgeführte Möbel wie Wandbörte, Tischplatten, Stühle, Standuhren, Ofenschirme u. Truhen. - Julius Rudolf Loose (1823-1902) hatte seine Werkstatt 1847 gegründet. "Seine Arbeiten fanden auf der Hamburger Gewerbe-Ausstellung 1889 große Beachtung, wo er an einer reichhaltigen Kollektion von Möbeln und Füllungen die verschiedenen >Verzierweisen< der Intarsia-Technik aufzeigte... Loose hielt stets eine große Auswahl von Intarsien-Probefülltafeln in seinem Lager vorrätig... Mit einer goldenen Medaille wurde 1895 in Lübeck eine Eichentruhe ausgezeichnet, die J. R. Loose in ihrem Aufbau und den Hermenpilastern nach alten Vorbildern des Hamburger Museums für Kunst und Gewerbe angefertigt hatte, aber mit Intarsienfüllungen versah, die den Eindruck farbiger Bilder erweckten... [Abb. auf Taf. 14] Wesentliche Anregungen verdankte die Werkstatt [seinem Sohn] Hermann Loose (1848-1899), der sich den >Pflanzenkünstlern< anschloss und in seinen Möbeln Neurenaissance mit Volkskunst kombinierte." (Jedding: Kat. Historismus in Hamburg 1977, S. 471). Thieme/Becker 23, S. 369 (gibt die Lebensdaten für H. Loose mit 1856-1899 an). - Einband fleckig, Vorderdeckel etwas verzogen u. mit kleinen Fehlstellen im Holz, Ecken unvollständig. Neu eingehängt, Vordergelenk innen verstärkt, kleine Reste der (entfernten) rostigen Heftklammern sichtbar. Überschriften teilw. beschnitten, etwas fingerfleckig u. an den Rändern leicht gebräunt.

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        US#278 / VF-XF 85, MINT OGh / PSE & PF CERTS

      . Non-Book US#278 / VF-XF 85, MINT OGh / 1895 / $5 / DARK GREEN / P.S.E. & P.F. CERTIFICATESUS#278 was issued in 1895 in a $5.00 denomination with a portrait of John Marshall. Only 27, 000 were printed. This beautiful stamp comes with P.S.E. Certificate No. 01202909 (2009) certifying that it is Genuine, Unused, Original Gum, and Hinged. P.S.E. has graded this stamp Very Fine-Extremely Fine 85, Mint OGh. In addition, two P.F. Certificates authenticate this rare stamp, Certificate No. 49127 issued in 1975 certifies that it is "genuine, " and Certificate No. 0351035 issued in 2000 certifies that it is "genuine, previously hinged." All three certificates are reproduced below.Mint examples of this issue are extremely rare. Only six previously hinged stamps, including this one, have received a grade of 85, and there are only 18 known previously-hinged examples which are graded higher than 85. Only one never-hinged #278 graded higher than 85 is known to exist.Based on its excellent centering, bright color and crisp image the seller feels that this stamp should be graded 90 or better.A unique opportunity to acquire an extremely rare and difficult stamp, and an American classic.

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        In a Garden and Other Poems

      John Lane The Bodley Head, 1895. Hardcover. Good. Bound in white vellum. Limited edition of 500 copies. Marbled endpapers with gilt edging. Foxing on blank endpapers and last page. 107 pages. Inscription on blank endpaper and another on the half title. Robust packaging. 1st class post to the UK, Airmail worldwide

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        A TEXAS PRISONER. SKETCHES OF THE PENITENTIARY, CONVICT FARMS AND RAILROADS, TOGETHER WITH POEMS

      Charlotte: Elam & Dooley, Printers, 1895., 1895. First edition. 16mo. Original pictorial wrappers, 32 pp., illustrated. George was wrongfully convicted of murder in 1884 and sentenced to be hanged, but then Governor Ireland later commuted it to life. He was eventually exonerated and fully pardoned by Governor Sul Ross when a fellow prisoner confessed to the murder. Upon his release George wrote this book in order to keep young boys from a similar fate. Six Guns 823 says, "The author mentions John Wesley Hardin, who was in prison with him." Moderate wear to the spine panel, covers lightly soiled, first two pages top corner edges torn, else a good copy of a scarce item.

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        THE BLACK RIDERS AND OTHER LINES

      Boston: Copeland and Day, 1895.. Small octavo. Cream paper over boards, with stylized orchid device by F.C. Gordon stamped in black. Some wear at extremities, with small chip and hairline crack near and parallel to lower joint; just a good copy of this fragile book, internally about fine. Half morocco slipcase. First edition, ordinary issue. One of five hundred copies printed on paper, in addition to fifty copies on Japan paper. Crane&#39;s first trade publication, preceded by the self- published MAGGIE of 1893. This copy bears the tiny binder&#39;s stamp of the Boston firm Dudley & Hodge at the lower edge of the front pastedown. Kraus records their stamp appearing in the copies of Zola&#39;s JACQUES DAMOUR, published by Copeland and Day the same year, but not in this title. KRAUS 20. BAL 4070. WILLIAMS & STARRETT A2.

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        Blick vom Isarufer über den Fluß auf den am Steilufer liegenden Ort mit der Kirche.

      . Aquarell, sign. "E(rnst) Möbius", um 1895, 24 x 32,5 cm.. Thieme-Becker Bd. XXIV, S. 608. - Ernst Möbius war als Porträt-, Figuren- und Landschaftsmaler in Leipzig tätig. Geboren wurde er 1871 in Erlau bei Rochlitz. Von 1895 bis 1901 lebte er in München, u.a. als Schüler von Schmid-Reutte. Er starb 1930 in Leipzig. - Sehr stimmungsvolles Landschaftsaquarell mit Buschwerk und Birken links und rechts sowie der noch unregulierten Isar. In herbstlichem Kolorit gehaltenes Blatt.

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        Poems

      London & Boston: T. Fisher Unwin / Copeland & Day, 1895. First Edition, First American Issue with the title page a cancel, gilt top edge and joint publishers' imprint on title page and base of spine; perhaps the earliest issue of an unrecorded number of copies, though the British issue consisted of 750. In Good Plus condition. Tissue guard intact. Clean text, sound binding. Light foxing to end papers. Light insect nibbling to edges of cloth and edge of front free end paper. Toning to spine, wear at spine ends and corners. Gilt stamping is bright and sharp. Presents well.

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        Avesta die heiligen Bücher der Parsen. 3: Vendidad.

      Stuttgart: Verlag von W. Kohlhammer, 1895. - Wspolautorzy: Opracowal Karl Friedrich Geldner.; Notka wydawnicza: Stuttgart: Verlag von W. Kohlhammer, 1895.; Wymiar bloku: 34cm.; Naklad: 0; Uwagi: Pierwsze wydanie, opracowanie autorstwa Karl Friedrich Geldner (1853-1929) w calosci wydano w latach 1885-1895 w 5 czesciach w 3 woluminach (tomach). To tom 3, czesc piata. Rzadkie wydanie.Awesta, Avesta, Apastak, Awistak - swieta ksiega zawierajaca teksty religijne Parsow - wyznawcow mazdaizmu i zaratusztrianizmu (zoroastryzmu), zawierajaca fragmenty starych iranskich przekazow datowanych na VII wiek p.n.e. lub na okres jeszcze wczesniejszy: II tysiaclecie p.n.e.Vendidad (Wendidad, Wendidat, Widewdat) czyli prawo przeciw demonom ? prawo kanoniczne, przepisy rytualne. Sklada sie z 22 rozdzialow ? fargardow. Zawiera zasady prawa religijnego; traktuje o zachowaniu czystosci, ceremonii oczyszczania, opiece nad pozytecznymi zwierzetami (zob. haslo "Awesta" w Wikipedii).; Waga: 1100g; Jezyk: niemiecki; Strony: 139s.; Kategorie tematyczne: religia inne wyznania niechrzescijanskie religie starozytnosci, obcojezyczne niemiecki, okres wydania XIX wiek / religion , foreign languages German, period of edition 19th century / Religion , fremdsprachig deutsch, Erscheinungsperioden 19. Jh.; Oprawa nieco uszkodzona na grzbiecie, przednia okladka z plamami, blok czysty, bardzo nieznaczne plamki i delikatne fachowe dopiski olowkiem. Pozycja w stanie wiecej niz dobrym.

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        Kiepert's grosser Hand-Atlas Statistischer Text von Dr. Paul Lippert und M. Busemann. Dritte Auflage.

      Berlin: Geographische Verlagshandlung Dietrich Reimer, [c. 1895]. - Folio, (20 1/8 x 13 1/8 inches). 45 double-page chromolithographed maps. Handsome binding of modern half green morocco, original publisher's green cloth boards, gilt. Provenance: With the bookplate of Christopher Henry Beaumont Pease, Lord Wardington (1924-2005), his sale, Sotheby's, October 18, 2005. Third edition, first published in 1893. Includes 45 beautifully chromolithographed double-page maps, showing the current political boundaries throughout the world. This atlas features several interesting maps of the Americas and Australia. One map of the United States delineates the various states and territories with colored outlines, but incorrectly identifies Alaska as a state rather than a territory. A map of the "Continent of Australia and New Zealand" identifies the various regions as "Englische Colonien," "Französische," "Niederländische," "Portugiesische," and "Deutsche." Another shows "Eastern North America" with insets of the "Northeastern States" (Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, New York, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Maryland) and Niagara. Kiepert is widely recognized as one of the more important scholarly cartographers of the second half of the nineteenth century. He was particularly interested in the historical geography of the classical world as well as the Ottoman Empire, "where Kiepert travelled numerous times, gathering enough data to produce several major maps of the Ottoman world between the 1840s and 1890s. Kiepert was also responsible for some of the first detailed ethnic maps of Germany, Austria-Hungary, and the Balkan Peninsula. In the course of many years, he compiled maps of much of the rest of the world as well, in addition to cartographic materials for schools "Kiepert's maps are almost invariably clear and easy to read, and they are as accurate as the scholarship of the day permitted. His maps of the historical geography of the classical world have inevitably come to seem a bit old-fashioned in light of later research, but his maps of the Ottoman Empire and surrounding countries remain extraordinarily valuable records of conditions in the period when they were compiled" (University of Chicago Map Collection online). Phillips, Atlases 817. For more information about this book, or a warm welcome to see it and other books in our library at 72nd Street, NYC, please contact Megan Scauri, M.A., M.L.S., in the Rare Book Department. Bookseller Inventory #72MMS143.

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