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        Portraits of British Americans. Vol. II

      Montreal: William Notman, 1867. Leatherbound. Very good +. 350 p., interspersed with plates. 22 cm. 30 b&w portraits. Half leather with purple cloth. Small stain on front cloth and dark mark on rear. One portrait is loose but present. Includes Thomas D'Arcy McGee, Rev. John Bethune, Lt.-Gen. Sir John Michel; Alexander Tilloch Galt, Rev. Charles Felix Cazeau, Sir Dominick Daly, George Brown, Hector Louis Langevin, Hugh Allan, William Hamiton Merritt, Sir Allan Napier MacNab, many more. Portrait with bio for each man.

      [Bookseller: Attic Books]
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        Os Chins de Macau [The Chinese of Macao]

      1867 - First edition. One folding map, folded albumen map of Macao, as well as additional albumen portrait frontispiece. 8vo. Slightly laterhalf-calf. Overall a very good presentation copy to José Maria da Ponte e Horta (1824-1892) the Governor of Macau. [xi], 114, [iv](contents & other works by the same author). Hong Kong, Noronha & Filhos, Manuel de Castro Sampaio (1827-1875) was sent to Macao as part of the army medical corps. He rose to Lieutenant of the Garrison of Macao and was a man of scholarly and literary ambitions. The present title is dedicated to the Royal Asiatic Society of London and is regarded as one of the most important sources about Chinese society in Macao in the 19th century. In thirteen chapters this book deals with the manners and customs of the Chinese, their clothing, food & drink, weddings, housing, laws, religion, medicine, ceremonies, feasts, processions, superstitions as well as their commerce. The last chapter deals with emigration from Macao, particularly to Havana. Rare. Only six copies in OCLC. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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      1867 - With Sixteen Illustrations by M. Ellen Edwards. In Two Volumes. London: Smith, Elder and Co., 1867. 2 pp undated ads in each volume. Original green cloth elaborately decorated in blind and gilt, beveled. First Edition of these adventures of Harry Clavering, beginning with Julia Brabazon jilting him in favor of a wealthy old debauchee.~It is a novel of atmosphere, and the atmosphere is of that sort very dangerous for the English novelist.; the green-lighted, close-scented gambling rooms, the shabby adventures of half-deserted spas, the shelving beaches of foreign watering-places, concealed accents, stolen passports, impoverished counts and impertinent ladies' maids. [Walpole, quoted in Gerould] ~Trollope himself later recalled that "I consider the story as a whole to be good, though I am not aware that the public ever corroborated that verdict." There were no subsequent two-volume editions following this first one.~Sadleir notes two very similar binding variants: one with the cloth stamped in gilt and in black, and the other identical except that the black stamping is replaced by blind-stamping. This copy is of the latter variant. Sadleir opines~I do not know which style is earlier, but would, on general principles, incline to favour that with the additional black-blocking. Not only is it less frequently found than the [blind-stamped] one above described, but publishers tend to simplify rather than to elaborate a binding design for economy's sake if for no other reason.~This set is in very good or slightly better condition -- quite clean and bright, with light wear along the spine ends and joints (the latter is typical for these volumes, because each spine bulks wider than the rest of the volume); the original terra-cotta endpapers are still here, with only minor cracking. Sadleir (AT) 27. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Icones selectae Hymenomycetum nondum delineatorum. 2 Bände in 18 Lieferungsumschlägen.

      Stockholm und Uppsala bzw Berling Nordstedt & Filii -84 1867 - (38,5 x 28 cm). (2) 116 (2) S./ (4) VII, 104 S. Mit 1 Porträt des Autors und 200 chromolithographierten Tafeln. Lose in Original-Lieferungsumschlägen in moderner Leinwandkassette. Erste Ausgabe in einem vollständigen Exemplar mit den seltenen farbigen Lieferungsumschlägen, von dem laut Stafleu lediglich 200 Exemplare gedruckt wurden. "Schon an der Grenze der Unfindbarkeit steht das von Fries verfasste Abbildungs-Werk 'Icones Hymenomycetum'" (Junk). - Der schwedische Botaniker Fries (1794-1878) gilt als Mitbegründer der modernen Mykologie und entwickelt als Erster ein System zur Klassifikation der Pilze. Von ihm stammen auch die Erstbeschreibungen zahlreicher Pilzarten. - Text und Tafeln stellenweise stockfleckig. Die Umschläge teils mit hinterlegten Einrissen und im Falz meist hinterlegt. Insgesamt aber gut erhalten. - Volbracht 664; Nissen BBI 655; Stafleu & Cowan 1894; Junk, Antiquar S. 294; Uellner 494. - Sehr selten [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The works Edited by William George Clarke and William Aldus Wright

      London & Cambridge: Macmillan Co, 1867. The Globe Edition, small, thick 18vo, pp. viii, 1075; publisher's full brown morocco, double gilt borders on covers enclosing a black and gilt border, leafy decorations in blind and a central ivory inlay with urn and flowers and 2 escutcheons with the words "Shakespeare's works," gilt-paneled spine in 6 compartments, gilt-lettered direct in 1, a.e.g. The use of ivory on publisher's bindings is uncommon. Near fine.

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        The Chromolithograph: A Journal of Art, Literature, Decoration, and the Accomplishments. Illustrated with Chromolithographs

      The Chromolithograph (Zorn & Co.) 1867-1869, London - 2 vols. bound in one; iv, 378; 354 p. 29 cm. 150 mounted lithographs and chromolithographs. Some b&w drawings within the text. Half leather with marbled paper boards. Respined with original spine laid on top. Hinges repaired internally. Some offsetting from plates. P. 240 in first volume stuck to the plate opposite. Lacks last issue of March 27, 1869. A short-lived periodical by a short-lived publisher. Zorn & Co. have only one other known publication, The Floral Decoration of Churches at Christmas by W. G. and G. A. Audsley. An interesting variety of articles on artistic themes including exhibition reviews, artist bios, and illustrated lessons. Also articles on matrimony, witchcraft, and a few other non-artistic topics. The Audsleys contributed articles on Illumination. 2 p. index at front. Weekly issues from Nov. 23, 1867 to Mar. 20, 1869, excluding Feb. 22 to Jun. 27 when no issues produced. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Divine Comedy in Three Volumes

      Boston: Ticknor & Fields, 1867. Copyright date 1867, first U.S edition Translated by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Green hardcover with top page edges gilt and fore edge and bottom page edges are not cut. first edition copies of Dante’s "Inferno" (413 pages), "Purgatorio" (410 pages), and "Paradiso" (452 pages). MEASUREMENTS: Largest volume measures 7-1/2” x 10” x 2”. Toning to pages with scuffing to cover, head and toe of the spinewith a very short tear to the head of volume one, minor wear to edges of binding as expected with age and use.. first U.S Edition. hardcovers. very good Plus/no dust Jacket. 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Rare English Edition.

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        Autograph Music Quote Signed 1919

      Italian verismo opera composer (1867-1948), famous for composing Andrea Chenier and Fedora, his two most famous operas. Fantastic, large autograph music quote from an unidentified piece, one page, dated in 1919. Size is 10 x 7 inches, inscribed, with a very clear signature, in excellent condition

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        Liturgiit Upvalo: Tuksiarutsit, Imgerutillo Kujalitiksat Nertordlerutiksallo, Atoraksat Illagektunut Labradoremetunut. [Liturgy and the Following: Hymns, Takke and Praise Songs for the Use in the Labrador Churches [ASSOCIATION COPY, SCARCE]

      Gustav Winter, Stolpen [Germany] 1867 - From the personal collection of W. D. Vincent [bibliophile], with his bookplate. This copy belonged to his brother, Lyle Vincent, Signed "Lyle Vincent / Hebron / Labrador / Aug 12, / 1892" on the front free endpaper. In the summer of 1892, Lyle Vincent, W. D. Vincent, and Ralph Taber procured a small schooner called the "Evelena", for the purpose of going to Labrador to recruit Inuit [Eskimo] to bring back to Chicago, to form a "human ethnic exhibit" at the World's Columbian Exposition {Chicago's World Fair} which would open the following Spring. They brought back with them 59 Inuit from Rigolet, Davis Inlet, Hamilton Inlet, and other Northern reaches, representing an ancient race unsullied by civilization. Lyle kept a log inside the front cover of this book, beginning Sunday June 12th in Macon, MO. to Sunday Oct. 9 Sonora, St. Mary's River, N.S, with their final destination on the Evelina being in Boston in the Fall of 1892. SCARCE, with only one copy showing worldwide in OCLC [Denmark]. iv, 278pp, bound in brown textured cloth, with binding and hinges tight. Written in Inuttitut or Inuttut, a Canadian dialect of Inuktitut, once spoken by the Labrador Inuit people in Northern Labrador. The language has a writing system created by the German Missionaries of the Moravian Church in Greenland in the 1700's. The upper backstrip over the spine is chewed, Interior in Very Good Condition. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Monroe Bridge Books, SNEAB Member]
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        The Canadian Handbook and Tourist's Guide Giving a Description of Canadian Lake and River Scenery and Places of Historical Interest with the Best Spots for Fishing and Shooting

      Montreal: M. Longmoore & Co., 1867. Second Edition. Hardcover. Good. 196 p. 8 mounted albumen prints by William Notman. Brown cloth with gold and blank impressing. Chipped lower spine. Lower corners bumped. Ink inscription on front free endpaper. Foxing, mainly to plates. Blue ribbon is still present at p. 128. What to see and do in Canada in Confederation year. Note that Canada at this time means Ontario and Quebec; the writer seems to place more significance on "the Lower Province," perhaps for historical reasons. Nevertheless the traveller is encouraged to "undertake a ramble, with rod and gun in hand, from Niagara to Labrador" and most of the soon-to-be Province of Ontario receives adequate description. Those of us living in London, Ontario will be gratified to learn that we are "a city of fine appearance, of wide streets, running at right angles to each other, and with excellent buildings" (p. 160). The first edition of this guide appeared in 1866 with 10 illustrations. Since Notman (1826-1891) was considered the most significant Canadian photographer of the time, who better to photograph the Victoria Bridge in Montreal Harbour or the beauty of Niagara Falls?

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        Ueber die durch Gehirnerschütterung und Kopfverletzung hervorgerufenen psychischen Krankheiten. Eine klinisch-forensische Studie. Erlangen. Enke. 1868. (21 x 13,5 cm). 79 S. - Beigebunden: Derselbe. Die Gelüste der Schwangern und ihre gerichtlich-medicinische Bedeutung. (Nürnberg. 1868). 10 S. (Sonderdruck aus: Friedreich's Blätter für gerichtl. Medicin). - Beigebunden: Derselbe. Ueber einige Grundirrthümer in der forensischen Beurtheilung Seelengestörter.

      (Nürnberg ) 1867 - 16 S. (Sonderdruck aus: Friedreich's Blätter für gerichtl. Medicin). Moderner Halblederband im Stil der Zeit. Interessanter Sammelband mit drei Frühwerken des berühmten forensischen Psychiaters, jeweils in erster Ausgabe. - Das mit weißem Papier durchschossene Exemplar aus der Bibliothek von Krafft-Ebing selbst, mit seinem Stempel auf dem Titel, enthält zahlreiche Anmerkungen und Ergänzungen von ihm auf 17 (3 ganzseitig und 4 halbseitig) beschriebenen Seiten. - Vereinzelt leicht stockfleckig. Die beiden Sonderdrucke mit kleinem Wasserrand in der rechten oberen Ecke, sonst gut erhalten. - Kreuter III, 766 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Gesamtausgabe (MEGA), 89 Bände (inklusive der Apparatbände). Abteilung I: I/1, I/2, I/3, I/10, I/11, I/12, I/13, I/18, I/20, I/22, I/24, I/25, I/26, I/27, I/29. Abteilung II: II/1.1, II/1.2, II/2, II/3.1, II/3.2, II/3.3, II/3.4, II/3.5, II/3.6, II/4.1, II/4.2, II/5, II/6, II/7, II/8, II/9, II/10. Abteilung III: III/1, III/2, III/3, III/4, III/5, III/6, III/7, III/8. Abteilung IV: IV/1, IV/2, IV/4, IV/6, IV/7, IV/8, IV/9. + Editionsrichtlinien.

      Bd. II/5 Kapital Ausgabe 1867 ist mit wenigen Bleistiftanstreichungen versehen, sonst guter Zustand.

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        A Superb Collection of Photographs of Italy

      Italy: Alinari, 1867 A superb set of monumental early photographs of Italy by Fratelli Alinari of Florence, the world's oldest photography firm. Large folio (20 x 25 in.). Two volumes. Contemporary quarter calf. 134 albumen prints, mounted on heavy paper, each with manuscript caption. Various sizes, from 16½ x 21½ in. mammoth prints to several 3 x 4 in. prints. Some foxing, almost exclusively limited to margins of mounting paper. Some wear to binding, but a very handsome volume, with the photographs generally in fine condition. Magnificent photographs from masters of the genre. Fratelli Alinari, founded in Florence in 1852, is the world's oldest photography firm. The three Alinari brothers pioneered the use of the camera for reproducing artwork and architecture from the great Italian galleries for public consumption. They are also known for their advocacy of the photographic portrait and for their photographs of Italian buildings and monuments. "The Alinaris were called to all the most important exhibits of the age. ... The Alinari images played a fundamental role in the perception and knowledge of the Italian work of art" (Encyclopedia of Nineteenth-Century Photography). In these two volumes, the Alinaris have focused on the architecture of the great cities of Italy. They capture the neoclassical elements of building façades and interiors as well as other city structures with exquisite detail and precision. They approach each subject from a unique perspective chosen to capture and draw attention to its most intriguing features - from the monumental Duomo and Campanile (dome and belltower) in Florence, to the balustrades of the Rialto Bridge in Venice, to the arches and columns of a cathedral doorway in Verona. Volume I is devoted to Venice, including the Palais Ducal, St. Mark's Place, and the Grand Canal. Volume II contains images of Florence, Pisa, Bologne, Padua, and Verona, including landscapes, architectural views, and occasional reproductions of famous works of art. These two volumes present an opportunity to acquire superb, early large-format images of Italy's most famous buildings and settings in extraordinary high-quality prints by the most famous photographer in the field.

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        Corso completo di diritto civile italiano comparato.

      Napoli -Milano, De Pascale - Vallardi, 1867 - 12 volumi In-8, pp. LXXIII, 1, 292; XIV, 270, 4; X, 286, 4; 449, 7; XI, 420; XIX, 288; VIII, 252; 445; IX, 362; 446; 503; 274; legatura in tela con titolo in oro al dorso. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: LIbreria Antiquaria Baduel]
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        Carte de l'Australie

      Artist: Robiquet A ca ; issued in: Paris; date: ca1867 - - technic: Steel engraving; - colorit: colored; - condition: Very good; - size (in cm): 68 x 101; - description: Large map of Australia with a detailed map of Tasmania

      [Bookseller: Antique Sommer& Sapunaru KG]
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        "Revista de América" Magazines 1894

      Nicaraguan poet (1867-1916), who initiated the Spanish-American literary movement known as Modernism, which flourished at the end of the 19th century. His real name was Felix Ruben Garcia Sarmiento.  Two numbers (only ones issued) of the "Revista de América", 1894, bound in leather with case - ONLY ORIGINALS KNOWN TO EXIST of these issues. Revista de América was directed by Rubén Darío. Each one is complete, bound together to a total size of 7.25 x 10.75 inches, in very good condition. Very rare!

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        An album of 20 excellent views of Niagara Falls

      20 albumen prints including 9 mammoth plate (16 x 20 in.) photographs, mounted. Half green morocco, gilt-stamped on the upper board "Niagara Falls." Binding worn but sound and attractive. Early German inscription on front pastedown, translated as follows: "From the estate of Uncle Erdwin and Aunt Tony Amsinck. The pictures are from the year 1867. (see their photo on the third-to-last page) Page 10, on the top left." Slight staining, occasional foxing or fading to images. An outstanding album containing beautiful and unusual images including, as its final image, one of the most remarkable North American photographs of the period. This unique artistic photograph album is linked to three historically important Niagara Falls photographers: George Barker (a Canadian by birth who owned studios in both London, Ontario, and the Niagara Falls region), Platt D. Babbitt (with whom Barker is known to have worked), and Samuel J. Mason (a prominent portraitist and landscape photographer). The combination of their skills and the extraordinary vistas of the American and Canadian Niagara Falls has resulted in an album of photographs of great beauty. Further study is needed to make direct attributions for many of the photographs in the album. Evidence suggests that many are by George Barker, but because a studio fire destroyed his archive in 1870, except his stereoviews, certain attribution is difficult. Several of the photographs show the suspension bridge connecting Ontario to New York, while others are unusually large and high quality photographs of Niagara Falls themselves. Photographs of Niagara Falls are not uncommon because the natural wonder has long attracted artists, admirers and visitors, but albums of this high quality, great beauty and large format are now rare. The final photograph, a particular highlight, is the impressive seemingly moonlit photograph, attributed to George Barker. This magnificent photograph compares favorably with the work of any of the great European or North American photographic artists of the period. 1. Barker, George (attr.). Niagara Falls, American and Horse Shoe/Canadian Falls. Albumen print, 6.75 x 8.75 in. Contemporary manuscript caption: "Niagara Falls." Image related to Barker's stereoview, "Prospect Point." The final photograph of the album is an astonishing image of the Canadian and American Falls under what appears to be moonlight. Born in London, Ontario, George Barker became a very influential landscape photographer. At his death he was hailed as the "eminent photographer of Niagara Falls." This photograph is clearly related to Barker's stereoview Prospect Point. Both images were taken from the same vantage point and both demonstrate the illusion of night. Further, Barker's stereoviews 927 American Fall-- Moonlight--Niagara and Niagara Falls by Moonlight reflect the photographer's desire to make pictures that looked like night. With these stunning images Barker showed that his accomplishments far surpassed those of ordinary 19th-century landscape photographers. The Charles Bierstadt photograph Falls from the New Bridge, Moonlight, Niagara, NY also relates to the present image, but because Bierstadt almost exclusively made stereoviews, attribution to that photographer is unlikely. Other than large- format photographs and stereoviews sold before 1870, little of Barker's work survives because his archive was consumed in a fire in 1870, five years after he established his own photography business in Niagara. Pre-1870 images of this size and beauty are rare. This photograph was likely taken during the day and made to look like night through a complex compositing process in which two negatives were placed on top of each other during printing. Still, even during the day the long shutter speed of 19th-century cameras made it difficult to create photographs of this quality. More details on request.

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        "Azul" First Edition 1888

      Nicaraguan poet (1867-1916), who initiated the Spanish-American literary movement known as Modernism, which flourished at the end of the 19th century. His real name was Felix Ruben Garcia Sarmiento. First edition of the most important book of Modernism - Bound with hard covers in blue leather (no original covers), in excellent condition. Part I: Cuentos en Prosa, and Part II: El Año Lirico (the Lyric Year), Valparaíso (Chile), 1888, published by Imprenta & Litografía Excelsior. Pages without number, cover, 2 blank pages and a 4th stating in Spanish that this is an issue of 20 copies in Dutch Paper, numbered 1 through 20.

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      LIBRERIA CATALONIA, BARCELONA - Estado de conservación: Muy Bueno Faltas, daños, anotaciones, firmas: Aparentemente no se aprecia daño o falta de ningún tipo. Páginas: 598 Año: 1935 Medidas: 23 x 18 cm. Ilustraciones o Grabados: No Fotografías: No Encuadernación: Media holandesa. Cubierta en papel pintado. Tejuelo en morado. Fecha a pie del lomo. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        PEER GYNT Et Dramatisk Digt

      Copenhagen Gydendalske Boghandel F. Hegel 1867 - First edition. Contemporary half black morocco over morocco covered boards. Gilt lettering and four raised gilt decorated bands to the spine. A very good, tall and unusually fresh copy, with just a little wear to the boards and extremities. Hinges cracking, but holding. Printed in a first edition of just 1,250 copies in 1867, Peer Gynt initially enjoyed great success; "Hegel [Ibsen's publisher] sent word that the first edition of 1,250 copies had sold out almost at once, and that a second edition of 2,000 was in the press". (Michael Meyer, 'Ibsen'). According to Francis Bull the play 'ranks still higher than any of his "realistic" plays, and may be mentioned in the same breath as such literary treasures as Hamlet, Faust, and Don Quixote' ('Ibsen - the Man and the Dramatist'). Copies of the first edition are incredibly rare in commerce. Only three copies are recorded by ABPC since 1975, and in the same period Jahrbuch der Auktionspreise für Bücher lists only four copies. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Golfer's Year Book for 1866

      Ayr: Smith and Grant, 1867. Very Good. First edition. 12mo. 88pp. Quarter cloth and pictorial paper over boards. Owner's name dated in 1867 on first leaf, some smudging and small stains on the covers, a nice, very good copy. First golfing annual with a list of all the Scottish golf clubs, their members, tournaments, and medals won. Very rare. OCLC locates no copies, and we could find no auction records for the past several decades. Donovan and Murdoch 3980.

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        Os Chins de Macau The Chinese of Macao

      First edition. One folding map, folded albumen map of Macao, as well as additional albumen portrait frontispiece. 8vo. Slightly later half-calf. Overall a very good presentation copy to José Maria da Ponte e Horta (1824-1892) the Governor of Macau. [xi], 114, [iv](contents & other works by the same author). Hong Kong, Noronha & Filhos,

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        Das eigene Leben.

      204 Seiten mit einer montierten Fotographie und 40 Abbildungen auf Tafeln. 8, gebundene Ausgabe, duneklblauer Original Ganz-Leineneinband mit goldgeprägtem Deckel- und Rückentitel, Farbkopfschnitt. ohne Schutzumschlag, der Einbandrücken lichtschattig, der Titel mit kleinen Flecken, ansonsten da Buch sauber und frisch, auf dem Vorsatz monographierte Widmung des Autors: "An Fräulein Moritzen/ von A. u E.N./ Seebüll/ am 30.7.43". Emil Nolde (* 7. August 1867 als Hans Emil Hansen in Nolde bei Buhrkall - + 13. April 1956 in Seebüll) war einer der führenden Maler des Expressionismus. Er ist einer der großen Aquarellisten in der Kunst des 20. Jahrhunderts. Nolde ist bekannt für seine ausdrucksstarke Farbwahl. Signaturen von Nolde sind selten!!!

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        Beitrag Zur Fauna Centralpolynesiens

      Halle, 1867. Paperback. UsedGood. Beitrag Zur Fauna Centralpolynesiens Some dust/dirt on page edges from long-term storage.

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        Le Bois de Vincennes

      A. Lacroix, Verboeckhoven et Cie/Librarie Internationale, Paris 1867 - 12 x 9 inches, cloth with gold stamping, rubbed at top and bottom of spine, 71 pages plus map, [2] pages table of contents, [2] pages of advertisements and 25 mounted albumen photographs, photographs range in size from 3 x 4 inches to 5 x 7 inches, the majority of images are mounted on thin boards with letterpress description, several photographs are mounted on text pages, several images show overall fading but most have rich tonality. An interesting survey of the various public functions of the park in the mid-19th century. Photographs by Ildefonse Rousset. edition. Very good. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        RULES & REGULATIONS FOR THE GOVERNMENT OF THE GRAND ARMY OF THE REPUBLIC, and the Resolutions Adopted at the National Convention, Held at Indianapolis, Ind., Nov. 20, 1866

      Hudson & Son, Printers, Salem, OH 1867 - [ii] printed wrapper with verso blank, 12 pages of text, followed by [ii] blank rear wrapper. Moderate soiling and age-toning to wraps, with a few small tears to edges and a few tiny stains on front wrap. Includes a Preamble, 23 Articles and Resolutions. At this, the First National Encampment of the Grand Army of the Republic; it is likely that General John M. Palmer, Major B. F. Stephenson surgeon of the Fourteenth Illinois regiment, and General S. A. Hurlbut were present and involved in the formation of the national rules. GAR, Military, Soldiers, Sailors, Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Organization, American, Americana. An attractive copy of this scarce publication. Size: Octavo (8vo) [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Theta Delta Chi - Issued in the Fifth Month of the Twentieth Year of the Fraternity (1867)

      Stone and Barron, New York 1867 - Original hardcover, no DJ as issued. Originally owned and signed by Will M. Ogilby, one of the "leading spirits of the Sigma charge" according to a historical 1897 publication of The Shield. The Sigma chapter was Dickinson College (PA), of which William M. Ogilby was listed as of residence of 1862. Inscription reads 'Will M. Ogilby - Carlisle - Jan 1st 1867 - ". Black leather stamped boards with gilt crest on front, all page edges also gilt. Leather worn on edges. Foxing noted throughout with the worst being on the end pages. Front hinge cracked at end page though still tight. A rare item with a bit of history to it. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A Gallery of Famous English and American Poets

      E. H. Butler and Company, Philadelphia, PA, 1867. Leather. Book 400pp/illus. Original full brown morocco, elaborately gilt-decorated spine and covers, raised bands, all edges gilt with 100 steel-engraved portraits and vignettes. Includes Robert Burns, William Cowper, Walter Scott, Charles Lamb, William Wordsworth, Thomas Moore, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Edgar A. Poe, and many more. ages tight and clean. Covers loose with corner bumps. Occasional offsetting from engravings, publisher's elaborate full morocco beautiful. Name of previous owner on ffepPLEASE REVIEW ALL PICTURES AND ASK ALL NECESSARY QUESTIONS before placing your order. Thanks!

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        La Lumière, ses causes et ses effets. I. Sources de la lumière. - II. Effets de la lumière.

      - Paris. Firmin Didot. 1867-1868. 2 volumes in-8, demi-basane aubergine fatiguée, dos lisses ornés. Edition originale illustrée de 8 planches hors texte, dont certaines dépliantes, et de gravures dans le texte, de ce traité qui touche à la fois à l'électricité, à la luminescence, à la photochimie, aux procédés photographiques, à la vision humaine Livres [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Signed Photo Postcard 1930

      Star Italian conductor (1867-1957), considered by many critics, fellow musicians, and much of the classical listening audience to have been one of the greatest conductors of all time. Great signed photo postcard, boldly signed and dated in May 1930 in Vienna. Size is 3.5 x 5.5 inches, in excellent condition

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        Les Modes Parisiennes Illustrées. Journal de la bonne compagnie, Janvier - Juin 1867

      Komplettes 1. Halbjahr 1867 dieser Wochenschrift zusammengebunden, vom 5. 1. bis 29. 6. 1867 HLWd. der Zeit mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel, 312 Seiten, 31 kolorierten Lithographien u. 1 SW-Lithographie auf Doppelseite, 4 (21 x 27,5), Deckelkanten etwas abgeschürft, Besitzereintragung auf dem vorderen Vorsatz, Titelseite fehlt, innen tadellos, sehr guter Zustand.

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        May-Day and Other Pieces.

      Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1867 - Octavo. Original cream cloth for presentation, gilt titles to spine, gilt fern motif to front cover, brown endpapers, top edge gilt. Custom blue cloth slipcase and chemise. Bookplates of Arthur Swann (front) and George Brinkmann Ehlhardt (rear); also sometime in the library of William E. Stockhausen (1898–1974), New York collector, though without mark. Spine browned as usual, spine ends a little rubbed, cloth starting at the front joints, a very good copy. First edition, presentation copy, inscribed by the author on May Day, "C. C. Shackford from R. W. Emerson. 1 May 1867". This is one of approximately 100 copies in the cream cloth binding for presentation. An excellent association: Charles Chauncy Shackford (1815–1891), Emerson's fellow Harvard graduate in the class of 1835, taught at the Concord Academy and was one of the early professors of English literature at Cornell; he appears a number of times in Emerson's Journal and correspondence. May-Day and Other Pieces is Emerson's second book of poetry, after Poems (1847), and his last significant work before his health declined in the 1870s. BAL 5374. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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        Signed by Author

      Nicaraguan poet (1867-1916), who initiated the Spanish-American literary movement known as Modernism, which flourished at the end of the 19th century. His real name was Felix Ruben Garcia Sarmiento. First edition of this book, signed by Ruben Dario, published by Imprimerie A. Eymeour - Edition of only 200 copies (25 in Whatman paper, and 175 in extra paper, the latter were numbered and signed by author - this is copy Nr. 20). Inscribed to very famous Spanish novelist/dramatist Ramon M. del Valle-Inclan (1866-1936), with a short sentiment ("A mi grande y caro Valle Inclan, Ruben Dario), dated in Barcelona, 1907. Original soft covers, unbound, in fine condition - with 2 signatures by Ruben Dario.

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        "Emelina" First Edition 1887

      Nicaraguan poet (1867-1916), who initiated the Spanish-American literary movement known as Modernism, which flourished at the end of the 19th century. His real name was Felix Ruben Garcia Sarmiento. First edition of his book "Emelina", written in collaboration with Eduardo Poirier, published by Imprenta y Litografía Universal, Chaigneau & Castro,  Valparaíso, Chile, 1887. Pages VIII and 204 in newsprint paper, no original covers, hard covers in blue leather with case. The rest of the book is in perfect condition. Front page signed and inscribed by Eduardo Poirier, trimmed at the top. See scans.

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        Signed by Author

      Nicaraguan poet (1867-1916), who initiated the Spanish-American literary movement known as Modernism, which flourished at the end of the 19th century. His real name was Felix Ruben Garcia Sarmiento. First edition of this book, signed by the author, Tipografia Revista de Archivos, Bibliotecas y Museos, Madrid, 1905. Page 174 is 18 x 24.5 cm, signed by author and inscribed to " Dr. Ernesto Bosch, homenaje de su casi-compatriota", and dated by him in Paris in 1905. Bound with hard covers, no original covers, in very good condition.

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        John Wisden's Cricketers' Almanack for 1867 - 1867 Original Wisden in Very Good Condition

      1867. As far as I am aware, this is the first 1867 in original covers to be offered on this site. The book itself is in excellent condition. The front and rear wrappers are very slightly darkened and with the odd mark as can be seen from the photographs. The wrappers are entirely complete without any chips or loss. There is a small closed tear to the front wrapper which has not resulted in any loss at all. Internally, the book is in fabulous condition for it's age. The pages are clean, original and unmarked. The book has had no restoration whatsoever. It is very rare to find a book of this age in entirely original condition with it's original wrappers. A super copy. We also have fabulous copies for 1864 and 1868 in original wrappers which we hope to list shortly.

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        Two Manuscript Partial Letters Revealing the Hardships and Mercurial Nature of Gold Prospecting, as the Writer Partakes in the West Coast Gold Rush.

      Buller district [New Zealand] 1867 - Early New Zealand Gold Prospecting Manuscript Letters. 8vo. Two single leafs, each being two pages of a unique letter, each measuring approximately 11 x 18 cm. Both letters are lacking secondary leafs, some age-toning, otherwise in very good condition, and containing early primary source accounts of colonial New Zealand. The writer is unidentified, though his letters reveal some details which might aid in further research. Previous to this mining expedition, he had lived in Melbourne, either owning or working as an employee at a shop. He subsequently opened up his own shop in the Buller district [circa 1864-1866], which he sold at a loss, to try his hand for the second time at gold mining. He set out for gold with another man, presumably a brother, who he refers to simply as Joey and who had also worked in a merchant shop prior to digging for gold. He mentions "knocking about the Colonies" for 14 years, suggesting that he left Great Britain around 1853, but refers to himself as not old, suggesting that he may be in his mid-thirties or forties. Evidently, he was closely acquainted to James Ure Russell, a skilled sea captain and surveyor from Dunedin. [James Ure Russell was a Master Mariner, who in 1867 suffered a bankruptcy. Captain James Ure Russell is listed as a marine surveyor, the 1884 volume of Stone's commercial, Municipal and General Directory. of Dunedin and Suburbs.] He also mentions Mrs. Cowan as recently married, this possibly being Elizabeth Jane Cowan, née Qualtrough, who in 1866 married William Andrew Cowan an immigrant from Ireland who fought in the Waikato war. The couple lived at Pakuranga near Auckland until at least 1870 when their son, the famous writer James Cowan was born. They subsequently settled in Kihikihi. New Zealand's West Coast was the second-richest gold-bearing area of New Zealand after Otago. The West Coast Gold Rush was in full force from 1864 to 1867, creating population in an area which had previously been visited by only a scant few Europeans.

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        Civil War

      1867-1881. Interesting archive of four documents [1867-1881] relating to William See, evidently a slave freed during or shortly after the end of the Civil War and living in Texas. <br /><br />1. The earliest document dated January 1867, at Sterling, Texas is a lengthy manuscript document being an account for the purchase of supplies from July to September 1866, between <I>"William See, Freedman"</I> from I. H. Drennan and includes: whiskey, knives, shoes, blankets, sugar, flour, nails, an axe, boys shoes and assorted items. <br /><br />2. An autograph letter signed, four full pages, octavo, February 12, 1870, addressed to <I>"My dear cousin Cee"</I>, from Dinah Prescott in Washington, DC. She writes in very small part: <I>"I suppose luck has followed you as you are master of land... and prosper... you have not lost a bit of fondness for your relations... This is the first bit of silver I have seen since the war and I intend to get a piece of furniture with it... I must tell you of a misfortune in the family. On Christmas eve we had a visit from Aunt Bestsy's daughter Rose... she had been sick for a long while... after much suffering she died on the 2nd day of February and leaves me three helpless little children... give my love to Jane and the children and tell her not to let them forget us... "</I> <br /><br />3. An autograph letter signed, two pages, octavo, March 2, 1871, on House of Representatives letterhead, from C.G. George (?), possibly another relative, addressed to <I>"William See & Sis. He writes, mostly phonetically: ... "I will in forme you that (?) is daede and want you all to knact greive remembering save to all my peapel... I want to see the day come sure it will be hear when your cousins freedom is good as any man... "</I> <br /><br />4. Partly printed document, one page, 8" x 7", October 1, 1881, Calvert, Texas, being a receipt on "Fuller & Connaughton stationary for shovels, nails and baking powder sold to Wm. See, marked paid. <br /><br />An interesting insight into the lives of a Black family during the period immediately following the Civil War

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        Double Signed Photo

      Italian superstar conductor (1867-1957), and star German soprano (1888-1976) who specialized in the German repertoire. Beautiful double signed photo, 7.25 x 9.25 inches, in excellent condition - rare!

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        uvres de Gerbert, pape sous le nom de Sylvestre II, collationnées sur les manuscrits, précédées de sa biographie, suivies de notes critiques & historiques par A. Olléris.

      Clermont-Ferrand, F. Thibaud, Paris, Ch. Dumoulin, 1867, - in-4, [6]-CCV-606 pp., 6 pl. dépl., toile verte, couv. cons. (reliure postérieure).Cette édition des &#156;uvres de Gerbert est longtemps restée la plus complète et la plus fiable que l'on puisse trouver. Elle a été initiée par l'Académie des Sciences, Lettres et Arts de Clermond-Ferrand qui souhaitait couronner cette grande figure locale auvergnate, entrée dans l'histoire papale sous le nom de Sylvestre II. Humaniste avant la lettre, bon connaisseur de la culture orientale, il contribue à l'introduction des chiffres arabes en Occident et à la redécouverte de la pensée aristotélicienne. L'ouvrage est divisé en deux parties : la première est consacrée à sa vie, la seconde est constituée par l'ensemble de ses textes en latin, collationnés à partir des manuscrits originaux conservés dans différentes villes européennes. Sa coordination tout comme l'ensemble de l'appareil critique avait été confiée à Alexandre Olléris, doyen de la Faculté des Lettres de Clermont.

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