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67/1905 Lamartine, A. de. Histoire des Constituants. Paris, Pagnerre/ V. Lecou, 1855, 4 vols., contemp. unif. richly gilt hmor., a.e.g.

- Occas. sl. foxed. Trifle worn along extremities.

AND 11 other similar works in 18 vols., all French languages and attractively bound in gilt hmor./ hcalf, i.a. J.B. CAPEFIGUE, Philippe d'Orleans (ibid., 1838, 2 vols., contemp. unif. gilt and blindst. calf, stamped "Koehler" at foot of spine); P. DE RÉMUSAT, Lettres de Madame de Rémusat 1804-1814 (ibid., 1881, 2 vols., contemp. unif. giltlettered hmor., orig. wr. pres.) and F. LACOMBE, Histoire de la bourgeoisie de Paris (ibid., 1852, contemp. richly gilt hcalf w. green mor. letterpiece).

€ (70-90) 70
67/1906 [Levant]. Heyd, W. Geschichte des Levanthandels in Mittelalter. Hildesheim/ Zürich/ New York, G. Olms, 1984, 2 vols., XXII,604; VI,781p., orig. unif. gilt. cl.

= Facs. reprint of the 1879 ed. = Siegelaub p.164.

€ (30-50)
67 1907 Levant  Rottiers  B E A  67 1907 Levant Rottiers B E A
67/1907 [Levant]. Rottiers, (B.E.A.). Itinéraire de Tiflis à Constantinople. Brussels, Frechet, 1829, 1st ed., 377p., 3 fold. lithogr. maps, 7 facs. plates, contemp. burgundy hcalf w. richly gilt spine.

- Bookseller's stamp on final free endpaper; a few leaves trifle foxed. Joints trifle rubbed. Fine copy of the first ed., which was published by both Frechet and Tarlier.

= Blackmer 1451: "Rottiers left Europe in 1808 for Russia where he took service with the Army of Georgia. He was sent to Georgia in 1811. In 1818 he resigned and returned to Belgium. This work is an account of part of his route home." Nicely bound copy with unidentified crest on spine (an eagle seated in a crown and with a crown above its head) and with an old pencil annot. stating the provenance as "ex libris Thomas Hope (Wallace Collection)".

€ (300-500) 300
67/1908 Malte-Brun, V.A. (ed.). Nouvelles Annales des Voyages, de la Géographie, de l'Histoire et de l'Archéologie. Sixième série. Year 3 (part 3 and 4), 8 and 10-13. Paris, A. Bertrand, 1862-1867, 6 parts in 53 vols., 28 fold. engr./ lithogr. maps, 1 fold. plate w. alphabets, orig. unif. wr./ sl. later hcalf w. 2 black mor. letterpieces (year 3).

- The maps occas. browned; some foxing. Wrappers sl. frayed and occas. sl. dam.

€ (200-300)
67 1909 Maritime history  Thorbecke E 67 1909 Maritime history Thorbecke E
67 1909 Maritime history  Thorbecke E 67 1909 Maritime history Thorbecke E
67 1909 Maritime history  Thorbecke E 67 1909 Maritime history Thorbecke E
67/1909 [Maritime history]. Thorbecke, E. Het geheimzinnige China. Mysterious China. The Hague, 1937, (54)p., num. photogr. plates and ills. by E. THORBECKE, ills. and orig. wr. by SCHIFF. Travel guide of the "Nederland" Royal Mail line. Amst., "Nederland" Royal Mail Line, n.d. (±1935), 58p., 15 double-p. col. lithogr. maps/ charts and plans, ills. by WILLY SLUITER, lithogr. endpapers, orig. giltlettered cl.

= I.a. plans of Suez, Port Said, Genoa, Southhampton and maps of Isle of Wight, Suez Canal and charts of parts of the Mediterranean Sea.

AND 10 other brochures and 2 guides by the Holland-America Line, The Rotterdamsche Lloyd and the Fred Olsen Line, i.a. a sm. portfolio w. picture postcards w. views of the Dutch Indies and Colombo (Rotterdamsche Lloyd), plan and guide of Rotterdam (1913, Holland-Amerika Line).

€ (50-70) 120
67/1910 (Mauvillon, E. de). Histoire de François Eugène Prince de Savoie et de Piemont, Marquis de Saluces. London, Aus dépens de la Compagnie, 1739, 2 parts in 1 vol., (6),260; (4),212p., woodcut title-vignette, modern giltlettered burgundy hmor., sm. 8vo.

- Owner's entry of Frederic Ernest Comte d'Isenbourg and libr. stamp on title-p. of first part.

€ (60-80)
67 1911 Middle East  Heidenfeld A 67 1911 Middle East Heidenfeld A
67/1911 [Middle East]. Heidenfeld, A. Asiatischer Schauplatz, das ist, außführliche Beschreibung der Türckischen, Persianischen, Moskowischen, Chinischen Beherscheren, sampt deren Innwohnern Sitten, Religion, Vermögen, Macht, Reichthumb und Ordnung (...). Frankf., zu finden im Bencardischen Buchladen, 1678, 2 (of 4) vols., (10),204; (2),164p., 19 engr. portraits, modern unif. gilt and blindst. leather, 12mo.

- Without the 2nd and 3rd part (on Muscovy and China); a few portraits cut short in blank margin (4x restored); 1 portrait w. pencil scratching; a few lvs. w. restored holes and tears; yellowed/ sl. browned; partly w. sl. cramped inner margin.

= Cat. British Library (German) H617. Rare.

€ (150-250) 150
67 1912 Middle East  Laborde L E S J de 67 1912 Middle East Laborde L E S J de
67/1912 [Middle East]. Laborde, L.E.S.J. de. Journey through Arabia Petraea, to Mount Sinai, and the excavated City of Petra, the Edom of the Prophecies. London, J. Murray, 1836, XXVIII,331,(1)p., lithogr. frontisp., 2 (fold.) engr. maps, 23 engr./ lithogr. plates, num. woodengr. ills., contemp. hcalf w. black mor. letterpiece.

- Owner's entry on verso frontisp. (ink shining through); fold. map sl. creased; upper inner margin partly wormholed; occas. trifle foxed. Board edges sl. rubbed.

= Henze III, p.101.

€ (70-90) 120
67 1913 Middle East  Mayr J H 67 1913 Middle East Mayr J H
67/1913 [Middle East]. Mayr, J.H. Schicksale eines Schweizers während seiner Reise nach Jerusalem und dem Libanon. St. Gallen, Huber und Compagnie, 1815, 3 parts in 1 vol., XII,212,(2); (2),244,(1); XVIII,(2),232p., 4 aquatint plates by F. HEGI after J.H. MAYR, contemp. boards w. mor. letterpiece.

- Sl. yellowed and fingersoiled. Binding worn; backstrip lacks portion at foot of spine; letterpiece partly lacking; a few wormholes.

= Lonchamp 1955.

€ (200-300)
67 1914 Middle East  Velde C W M van de 67 1914 Middle East Velde C W M van de
67/1914 [Middle East]. Velde, C.W.M. van de. Reis door Syrie en Palestina in 1851 en 1852. Utr., Kemink en Zoon, 1854, 1st ed., 2 vols., VIII,334; XVI,429p., 2 col. lithogr. frontisp., fold. lithogr. map w. handcol. route and plan, fold. plate, orig. unif. blindst. and gilt cl.

- Occas. sl. foxed; the fold. map and plan and fold. plate sl. yellowed. Otherwise very fine.

= Tiele 1137; Landwehr, Dutch Books w. Col. Plates 460.

€ (80-100) 80
67 1915 Middle East  Wilson W R 67 1915 Middle East Wilson W R
67/1915 [Middle East]. Wilson, W.R. Travels in Egypt and the Holy Land. With a Journey through Turkey, Greece, the Ionian Isles, Sicily, Spain, &c. London, Longman etc., 1824, 2nd ed., XXI,(1),452,(3)p., 12 etched and aquatint plates, contemp. gilt hcalf w. mor. letterpiece.

- Sl. foxed and dampstained (incl. the plates). Upper joint splitting at top of spine.

= Cf. Blackmer 1822; not in Abbey, Travel. Expanded edition including a journey through Turkey and Greece and additional plates. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXXX.

€ (150-250) 150
67/1916 [Militaria]. Remoortere, G. van. Histoire de la Campagne de 1815. Paris/ Brussels, J. Dumaine/ Decq et Duhent, 1879, 398,(5)p., 5 fold. lithogr. maps/ plans, 4 phototype portraits (incl. frontisp.), orig. wr.

- Sl. foxed; final lvs. frayed. Frontwr. laid down and creased; spine pasted over w. paper.

AND a series of 42 steelengravings depicting the life of Napoléon, published by E. BOURDIN, ±1845, contemp. giltlettered hcalf.

€ (50-70) 50
67 1917 Palestine  Baedeker K 67 1917 Palestine Baedeker K
67/1917 [Palestine]. Baedeker, K. Palestine and Syria with routes through Mesopotamia and Babylonia and the island of Cyprus. Leipsic, K. Baedeker, 1912, 5th ed., CIV,462p., 21 (fold.) (col./ tinted) maps, 56 (fold.) (col./ tinted) plans, 1 large fold. tinted panorama of Jerusalem, orig. giltlettered cl., sm. 8vo.

- Fine. = Hinrichsen E258.

Zanecchia, D. La Palestine d'Aujourd'hui. Ses sanctuaires, ses localités bibliques & historiques. Paris, P. Lethielleux, 1899, 2 vols., XVI,536; (2),769p., 3 fold. maps and 3 fold. plans, later unif. cl. w. mor. letterpiece.

- Trifle foxed; one plan w. sm. repaired tear.

AND 4 others, i.a. 3 tourist brochures.

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67 1918 Payne A H 67 1918 Payne A H
67/1918 Payne, A.H. Payne's universum. Vol. 1, 2 and 5-6. London/ Leipsic, Brain & Payne/ Englische Kunstanstalt A.H. Payne, 1843-1847, 4 parts in 2 vols., 189 steelengr. plates (incl. 4 titles), num. ills., contemp. unif. gilt hcalf w. 2 mor. letterpieces, obl. 4to.

- Trifle/ sl. foxed and sl. yellowed; owner's stamp on first and last free endpaper both vols. Spine-ends vol. 2 trifle rubbed.= Comprises views of i.a. Rio de Janeiro, Baltimore, Tangiers, New York, San Salvador, Aachen, Salzburg, Boston, Hong Kong, Stockholm, Greenwich, Morocco, Rouen and Florence.

€ (200-300) 200
67/1919 Petermann, A. Mittheilungen aus Justus Perthes Geographischer anstalt über wichtige neue erforschungen auf dem Gesammtgebiete der Geographie. Year 1855-1889. Gotha, J. Perthes, 1855-1889, 35 years in 34 vols., num. (fold./ col.) lithogr. maps, various (not unif.) contemp. bindings, 4to, some orig. wr. pres.

- Not collated, but seems to be complete. Scattered library-stamps. Some spines dam. and w. (printed) (library-)tickets; worn along extremities.

= Very interesting and extensive periodical w. num. (mostly coloured) geographical (thematical) maps, i.a. sea and land temperature in different seasons, ocean currents, navigation routes, expeditions, flora and fauna, and political or ethnographical maps.

€ (800-1.000) 1300
67/1920 Petermann, A. Mittheilungen aus Justus Perthes Geographischer Anstalt über wichtige neue erforschungen auf dem Gesammtgebiete der Geographie. Gotha, J. Perthes, 1876-1884, 32 issues, num. (fold./ col.) lithogr. maps, orig. unif. wr., 4to.

- Not collated, but apparently complete. Contents occas. trifle frayed/ yellowed/ w. a few scattered library-stamps. A few frontcovers w. library-stamps; occas. covers loose(ning) and sl. soiled/ frayed.

= Comprises: year 1876, issue 1, 2 and 4-12; year 1878, issue 10; year 1879, issue 2; year 1880, issue 4; year 1881, issue 3; year 1882, issue 6, 7 and 9; year 1883, issue 3 and 7; year 1884, issue 1, 2 and 4-11.

€ (100-150) 210
67 1921 Ratzel F 67 1921 Ratzel F
67 1921 Ratzel F 67 1921 Ratzel F
67/1921 Ratzel, F. Völkerkunde. Leipsic, Bibliografisches Institut, 1885-1888, 3 vols., X,96,660; X,815,(5); VIII,778,(6)p., 5 (fold./ double-p.) col. lithogr. maps, 30 chromolithogr. plates (2x fold.), num. (full-p.) woodengr. ills., contemp. unif. gilt hcalf, 4to.

- Library stamp on title-p. vol. 1 and 2. All bindings (sl.) worn.

= I. Die Naturvölker Afrikas; II. Die Naturvölker Ozeaniens, Amerikas und Asiens; III. Die Kulturvölker der Alten und Neuen Welt.

€ (50-70) 50
67/1922 Revue d'Ethnographie Vol 1 8 Ed  E T  Hamy 67/1922 Revue d'Ethnographie Vol 1 8 Ed E T Hamy
67/1922 Revue d'Ethnographie. Vol. 1-8. Ed. (E.-T.) Hamy. Paris, E. Leroux, 1882-1889, 8 vols., 30 (of 34) (fold.) (tinted) (1x col.) (lithogr.) maps/ plates, num. ills., contemp., unif. giltlettered hmor. (5x)/ unif. hcl. (2x)/ gilt hmor. w. 2 mor. letterpieces (1x).

- Lacks 4 plates (vol. 8); occas. trifle foxed/ yellowed.

€ (200-300) 200
67 1923 Ripperda  J W  67 1923 Ripperda J W
67/1923 Ripperda, (J.W.). Memoirs of the Duke de Ripperda: first Embassador from the States-General to his Most Catholick Majesty, Then Duke and Grandee of Spain; afterwards Bashaw and Prime Minister to Muly Abdalla, Emperor of Fez and Morocco, &c. Containing A Succinct Account of the most Remarkable Events which happen'd between 1715 and 1736. London, J. Stagg and D. Browne, 1740, 2nd (corr. and enl.) ed., XV,(1),390,(2)p., contemp. gilt calf.

- Bookblock splitting. Binding dam.

= The Duke of Ripperda, 1682-1737, was a Dutch diplomat who led a colourful life of intrigue at the Dutch, the Spanish and the Austrian court, and who easily changed political colours if necessary. He eventually died in Morocco. NNBW 2, p.1212f.

€ (60-80)
67/1924 [Russia]. Baedeker, K. Russland. Europäisches Russland, Eisenbahnen in Russ.-Asien, Teheran, Peking. Leipsic, K. Baedeker, 1904, 6th ed., L,530p., 71 (fold./ double-p.) maps and plans, orig. giltlettered cl.

- First map loose. Spine-ends trifle worn; fold in backcover. = Hinrichsen D462.

€ (60-80) 60