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65/2089  Militaria   Vernet  C  and Swebach  J F J65/2089 Militaria Vernet C and Swebach J F J
65/2089  Militaria   Vernet  C  and Swebach  J F J65/2089 Militaria Vernet C and Swebach J F J
65/2089  Militaria   Vernet  C  and Swebach  J F J65/2089 Militaria Vernet C and Swebach J F J
65/2089 [Militaria]. Vernet, C. and Swebach, J.F.J. Campagnes des Français sous le Consulat & l'Empire. Album de cinquante-deux batailles et cent portraits des maréchaux, généraux et personnages les plus illustres de l'époque et le portrait de Napoléon Ier. Paris, Librairie Rue Visconti, n.d. (±1860), title-p., list of contents, 58 steelengr. plates after C. VERNET, J.F.J. SWEBACH a.o., later clothbacked boards w. part of orig. gilt frontcover laid down, a.e.g., folio.

- Small stamp on title-p.; sm. ticket on upper pastedown; only a few plates trifle foxed; lvs. trifle browned in outer margins. Covers trifle faded/ soiled.

= Lipperheide Qk 58. Fine and lively views of the great sieges, battles and victories fought/ won by Napoléon I, i.a. at Roveredo, Naples, Cairo, Héliopolis, Ulm, Austerlitz, Jena, Danzig, Madrid, Wagram, Moscow and Dresden. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LVI.

€ (800-1.000)
65/2090 Misch, G. Geschichte der Autobiographie. Bern/ Frankf. a.M., A. Francke/ G. Schulte-Bulmke, 1967-1976, 1st-4th (rev.) ed., 4 parts in 8 vols., frontisp. portrait, orig. unif. cl. w. dustwr.

- All vols. w. sm. vol. number in pen on frontwr. Otherwise fine.

€ (100-150)
65/2091 (Moore, J.). A View of Society and Manners in France, Switzerland, and Germany: with Anecdotes relating to some Eminent Characters. London, W. Strahan and T. Cadell, 1780, 3rd ed., 2 vols., (2),XVI,451; XV,(1),440,16 (bookseller's catalogue)p., contemp. unif. calf w. gilt spine and red mor. letterpiece.

- Both vols. occas. sl. foxed, bookplate on upper pastedown, contemp. owner's stamp of "Sam. Phillips" on verso of title-p. and offsetting from turn-ins. Bindings sl. rubbed and vol. 2 upper joint starting. Nevertheless an attractive copy.

€ (70-90)
65/2092 Morel Fatio  L65/2092 Morel Fatio L
65/2092 Morel-Fatio, L. Paysages du Nord. Belgique, Hollande, Baltique, Golfes de Bothnie et de Finlande, Laponie, Océan Glacial, Iles d'Aland, Norvège, Suède, Cattégat, Villes Hanséatiques, etc., etc. Paris, A. Courcier, n.d. (1856?), (4),IV,388p., 12 tinted lithogr. views, contemp. gilt hmor., large 8vo.

- (Sl.) foxed throughout, sl. affecting some of the plates. Upper joint starting; covers some chafed spots.

€ (70-90) 70
65/2093  New Zealand   The British Colonization of New Zealand  being an Account of the Principles  Objects  and Plans of the New Zealand Association  together with Particulars concerning the Position65/2093 New Zealand The British Colonization of New Zealand being an Account of the Principles Objects and Plans of the New Zealand Association together with Particulars concerning the Position
65/2093 [New Zealand]. The British Colonization of New Zealand; being an Account of the Principles, Objects, and Plans of the New Zealand Association; together with Particulars concerning the Position, Extent, Soil and Climate, Natural Production, and Native Inhabitants of New Zealand. London, J.W. Parker, 1837, 1st ed., XVI,423,(3),7,(1)p., 5 (wood)engr. maps (4 fold.), 5 plates (incl. frontisp.), orig. giltlettered cl., sm. 8vo.

- Some sl. occas. foxing. Binding sl. soiled; lower joint worn/ splitting; spine-ends rubbed.

€ (80-100) 80
65/2094  Palestine   Holland  F W65/2094 Palestine Holland F W
65/2094 [Palestine]. Holland, F.W. Sinai and Jerusalem; or, Scenes from Bible Lands. London/ New York, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge/ E. & J.B. Young, n.d. (±1870), 52p., 12 chromolithogr. plates, orig. gilt dec. cl., a.e.g., 4to.

- Trifle/ sl. yellowed/ foxed, images hardly affected; hinges partly weakening. Cloth sl. frayed at spine-ends and corners.

= With lithogr. schoolprize "The "Soames Scripture Prize Fund"" printed in bronze mounted on upper pastedown, of the Brighton & Preston School, awarded to Raymond B. Smith of York Place School, April 1892.

€ (50-70)
65/2095 Payne, A.H. Payne's Universum. Vol. 5. Gron., R.J. Schierbeek, 1847, (4),123,(1)p., 48 steelengr. plates/ views (incl. title), contemp. gilt hcalf, obl. 4to.

- Contents partly loose(ning); occas. (sl.) foxed. Binding worn along extremities; spine rubbed.

= Incl. views of Rio de Janeiro, Baltimore, New York, Tanger and Salzburg.

(Molhuysen, P.C.). Aardrijkskundig leesboek tot uitbreiding der kennis van verschillende volken op den aardbol. Deventer, A.J. van den Sigtenhorst, 1838, 2nd ed., (10),412p., engr. title and 27 (of 29) plates, contemp. hcl.

- Lacks 2 plates; bookblock split; sl. yellowed and fingersoiled. Binding worn.

AND 1 other.

€ (80-100)
65/2096 Payne  A H   ed65/2096 Payne A H ed
65/2096 Payne. A.H. (ed.). Berlin und seine Kunstschätze. Die Königlichen Museen in Berlin. Leipsic/ Dresden, Verlag der Englischen Kunstanstalt, (1850), 1st ed., 260p., engr. title, 100 steelengr. plates, orig. hleather w. gilt spine, a.e.g., sm. 4to.

- Corners and spine-ends trifle worn; sellotape over top of spine.

€ (40-60) 50
65/2097  Poland    Gueudeville  N65/2097 Poland Gueudeville N
65/2097 [Poland]. (Gueudeville, N.). (Atlas Historique (...)). Part IV, section Poland. N.pl., n.publ., n.d. (Amst., Châtelain, ±1715), 8,(24)p., 2 fold. engr. maps, 4 fold./ double-p. genealogical tables (w. maps), double-p. plate w. 3 ills. and text, later hvellum, folio.

- Trifle/ sl. yellowed (text occas. sl. worse); one map w. a few thin/ repaired spots.

= The part on Poland from Tome IV of the Atlas Historique, with Dissertation sur la Pologne (8p.), Chronologie des Ducs de Pologne (16p.) and Seconde Chronologie des Rois de Pologne (8p.). Information up to 1713.

€ (50-70) 450
65/2098 (Prevost d'Exiles, A.F.). Histoire générale des voyages, ou nouvelle collection de toutes les relations de voyages par mer et par terre, Qui ont été publiées jusqu'à present dans les différentes Langues de toutes les Nations connues (...). Vol. VIII and IX. Paris, Didot, 1750/ 1751, 2 vols., (8),650[=654],(2); (8),646p., 17 (of 26)/ 16 (of 26) (fold.) engr. maps/ plans/ plates, contemp. unif. gilt calf w. 2 mor. letterpieces.

- Vol. VIII lacks 9 plates and vol. IX lacks probably 10 maps/ plans/ plates (no binder's instructions present). Occas. browned; vol. IX waterstained in outer and lower blank margin throughout; both vols. w. heraldic bookplate on upper pastedown. Bindings worn along extremities.

= Comprising voyages to i.a. Tartary, Tibet, China ("Premiere partie, Suite du Livre Quatrième") and the East Indies ("Seconde Partie, Livre Premier"/ "(...) Second").

€ (150-250) 150
65/2099 Rollin  C65/2099 Rollin C
65/2099 Rollin, C. Histoire ancienne des Egyptiens, des Carthaginois, des Assyriens, des Babyloniens, des Medes et des Perses, des Macedoniens. Amst., J. Wetstein and G. Smith, 1736-1739, 13 vols., 6 (fold.) maps/ plans/ plates, contemp. unif. calf w. gilt spine/ boardedges w. mor. letterpiece, sm. 8vo.

- Owner's entry on upper pastedown in most vols.; some plates w. tear in fold/ strengthened w. tape; all vols. (sl.) yellowed/ browned/ trifle foxed; some vols. (marginal) waterstained. All vols. binding worn along extremities;

= Gay 386; Brunet IV, 1360.

€ (150-250)
65/2100  Russia   Breton  de la Martinière  J B J65/2100 Russia Breton de la Martinière J B J
65/2100 [Russia]. Breton (de la Martinière, J.B.J.). La Russie, ou moeurs, usages, et costumes des habitans de toutes les provinces de cet empire. Paris, Nepveu, 1813, 6 vols., 111 engr. (w. aquatint) plates (4x fold.) after M.F. DAMANE-DÉMARTRAIT and R. KER-PORTER, contemp. unif. gilt hcalf w. 2 mor. letterpieces, 12mo.

- The plates occas. sl. foxed; sl. yellowed.

= Cat. (...) des Russica 1974; Lipperheide Kaa29; Hiler p.113; Colas 436. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LVII.

€ (150-250) 210
65/2101 [Russia]. Dijkema, H. Aanteekeningen gehouden op eene reis over Noord-Duitschland en Denemarken, naar St. Petersburg, in het jaar 1840. Gron., J. Oomkens, 1845, 40,383,(2)p., contemp. gilt hcalf w. mor. letterpiece.

- Partly sl. yellowed; library stamp on title-p.; traces of library form on upper pastedown; hinges weak. Binding worn; paper ticket on frontcover.

€ (40-60) 50
65/2102  Russia   Loubat  J F65/2102 Russia Loubat J F
65/2102 [Russia]. Loubat, J.F. Narrative of the Mission to Russia, in 1866, of the Hon. Gustavus Vasa Fox, assistent-secretary of the navy. Ed. J.D. Champlin. New York, D. Appleton & Co., 1873, VIII,444p., 12 steelengr. portraits and 1 plate, 6p. w. musical socres, orig. gilt dec. cl.

- Covers w. a few scratches; spine-ends sl. rubbed. Otherwise a very fine copy.

= With AUTOGRAPH SIGNED DEDICATION "Vice Admiral Gundin, compliments of J.F. Loubat (...) off Cronstadt July 18th 1875" on first blank.

€ (100-150)
65/2103 [Russia]. Marmier, X. Lettres sur la Russie, la Finlande et la Pologne. Paris, Garnier Frères, 1851, 2nd ed., VIII,418,(1)p., contemp. gilt hmor.

- A few scattered library stamps; partly waterst. in lower corner; mounted library leaflet on first endpaper. Paper over covers partly restored.

= Cat. (...) des Russica M461.

Masson (de Blamont), C.F.P. Mémoires secrets sur la Russie pendant les règnes de Catherine II et de Paul Ier. Ibid., Firmin Didot, 1863, (4),464p., contemp. hcl. w. mor. letterpiece.

- Htitle and title-p. lower corner restored; first free endpaper renewed; waterst. in lower corner throughout. Binding rubbed.

= Hayn/ Got. III, p.526f: "Reichhaltige russische Skandal-Chronik von großem kulturgeschichtl. Interesse." First publ. 1800-1802.

AND 5 others, all French language, i.a. P. PIERLING, Un Nonce du Pape en Moscovie préliminaires de la trêve de 1582 (Paris, 1884, contemp. gilt mor.); T. BENTZON, Promenades en Russie (ibid., 1903, contemp. gilt hmor., t.e.g.) and J. LEGRAS, Au pays Russe (ibid., 1900, contemp. gilt blindst. mor.).

€ (70-90)
65/2104 [Russia]. Minnarijen van Catharina II. Keizerin van Rusland; en Geschiedenis van haare voornaamste minnaars. Dutch transl. J. van der Linden. Amst., J. Allart, 1800, XXII,328p., engr. frontisp., contemp. gilt hcalf w. mor. letterpiece.

- Trifle foxed, otherwise fine. Spine-ends dam.; upper joint split; covers partly sl. chafed/ worn; letterpiece sl. dried.

= Not in the usual reference works. Rare.

€ (100-150) 110
65/2105  Russia   Spencer  E65/2105 Russia Spencer E
65/2105 [Russia]. Spencer, E. Travels in Circassia, Krim Tartary, &c. Including a steam voyage down the Danube, from Vienna to Constantinople and round the Black Sea, in 1836. London, H. Colburn, 1837, 1st ed., 2 vols., XXXVII,(1),355,(1); XIII,(1),425,(3)p., 2 diff. handcol. lithogr. frontisp., 1 fold. chart, 1 fold. rivermap, 2 plates, 17 woodengr. ills. (2x on title-p.), scores, orig. unif. gilt cl.

- Both vols. title-p. sl. damp-/ waterst.; vol. 2 owner's entry in ballpoint on title-p.; the fold. chart w. a few tears on folds; first free endpaper vol. 1 lacks corner (restored). Bindings sl. rubbed; spines sunned; spine-ends worn.

= Abbey Travel 354; Blackmer 1580 (3rd ed.); Cat. (...) des Russica S1826. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LVII.

€ (300-500)
65/2106 [Russia]. Wernirot, F. Russland im Licht und Russland im Schatten. Hamb., B.S. Berendsohn, 1852, XVIII,459,(1)p., contemp. gilt hmor., sm. 8vo.

= Cat. (...) des Russica W372.

Kulczycki, L. Geschichte der Russischen Revolution. Gotha, F.A. Perthes, 1910-1914, 3 vols., XX,520; VIII,535; VIII,496,(2)p., orig. unif. (foxed/ sl. worn) wr. - AND 2 others, i.a. W. GOLDSCHMIDT, Aus Russland. Geschichten (Berlin, 1884, 2 parts in 1 vol., orig. gilt cl. (sl. stained)).

€ (50-70)
65/2107 [Scandinavia]. Biörn, P. Nye Samling over Ridderne af Elephant- og Dannebrog-Ordenen fra Aar 1660 til 1776. Copenhagen, L. Simmelkiaer, 1776, (8),251,(2)p., engr. frontisp. portrait, early 20th cent. giltlettered hcalf, 4to.

- Bookplates on upper pastedown and first free endpaper. Joints splitting; binding worn along extremities.

= Interleaved copy with early 20th cent. annotations in German.

Silfwerskjöld, T. von. Krönung und Huldigung Oscar I. Königs von Schweden und Norwegen, und der Königin Josephine M.M. in Stockholm am 28sten September 1844. Nebst einem Anhang: Ursprung, Geschichte und Beschreibung der schwedischen Ritterorden.

- Plates partly loose; title-p. sl. yellowed/ sl. stained; bookplates on upper pastedown; hinges weak. Backstrip almost loose; binding worn along extremities.

= Rare.

€ (80-100) 90
65/2108  Scandinavia   Nilsson  S65/2108 Scandinavia Nilsson S
65/2108 [Scandinavia]. Nilsson, S. Les Habitants Primitifs de la Scandinavie. Essai d'Ethnographie Comparée. Matériaux pour servir à l'histoire du développement de l'homme. Première partie. l'Age de la pierre. Translation from Swedish by ? Paris, C. Reinwald, 1868, XIII,(1),323p., 16 lithogr. plates, contemp. gilt hmor.

- Plates (sl.) foxed. Binding rubbed/ sl. worn along extremities. = All published.

€ (50-70)