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67 1825 Atlases  Tardieu A 67 1825 Atlases Tardieu A
67/1825 [Atlases]. Tardieu, A. Atlas universel de géographie ancienne et moderne. Paris, Furne, 1861, 30 double-p. (handcol.) steelengr. maps after A. TARDIEU and 1 plan of Paris by LEMERCIER, contemp. hcl. with orig. paper title-piece on frontcover and (dam.) letterpiece on spine, folio.

- Endpapers partly discoloured. Corners showing and spine-ends sl. worn.

€ (80-100) 90
67 1826 Atlases  Vieth G U A 67 1826 Atlases Vieth G U A
67/1826 [Atlases]. Vieth, G.U.A. Atlas der oude wereld, in veertien kaarten. Uitgegeven en met verklarende tafelen vermeerderd door G.Ph. Funke. Naar het Hoogduitsch. Gron., W. van Boekeren, 1830, 3rd ed., (4),13 text lvs., 14 engr. maps w. handcol. borders by D. VEELWAARD Jr., contemp. calf, both covers w. gilt coat of arms of Arnhem within dec. border, obl. 4to.

- Leaf numbering skips leaf 12 (as always); 1 text leaf w. sm. stain in blank lower margin; a few maps trifle thumbed in blank margins; sm. owner's stamp on upper pastedown. Joints and covers sl. chafed; sl. worn along extremities (corners worse).

= Koeman III, Vie 3. First free endpaper w. calligraphed schoolprize in red and black ink to "Alberto Maagh Kniphuisen" (dated 1836). Not in Spoelder.

€ (40-60) 40
67 1827 Austria  Freytag G 67 1827 Austria Freytag G
67 1827 Austria  Freytag G 67 1827 Austria Freytag G
67/1827 [Austria]. Freytag, G. Reise- und Verkehrs-Atlas von Österreich-Ungarn un den angrenzenden Ländertheilen einschliesslich der Balkan-Halbinsel. Vienna, G. Freytag & Berndt, n.d. (1896), VI,60,(22 advert)p., 50 double-p. col. lithogr. maps and plans of the Austrian-Hungarian empire, orig. giltlettered and dec. cl.

- Minor imperfections, a fine copy. = Rare atlas.

€ (50-70) 120
67/1828 Austria  Führer durch Wels und ins Almtal 67/1828 Austria Führer durch Wels und ins Almtal
67/1828 Austria  Führer durch Wels und ins Almtal 67/1828 Austria Führer durch Wels und ins Almtal
67/1828 [Austria]. Führer durch Wels und ins Almtal. Wels, Stadtgmeinde Wels, 1908, 3rd enl. ed., 54p., fold. col. lithogr. map, plan, ills., orig. col. lithogr. wr.

- Wr. soiled; spine splitting. = Rare.

Schider, E. Gastein für Curgäste und Touristen. Salzburg, Mayrische Buch- und Kunsthandlung, 1899, 10th rev. ed., 91,XIV(advert)p., fold. lithogr. map w. inset plan, orig. giltlettered cl., 12mo. - AND ±90 Austrian tourist brochures and guides (mostly brochures), ±1910-1950, various sizes and bindings.

= With attractive 1920's and 1930's designs.

€ (80-100) 170
67/1829 [Austria and Hungary]. Posewitz, T. Reisehandbuch durch Zipsen, Hohe Tatra und Zipser Mittelgebirge. Budapest, Franklin-Verein, 1898, XVI,336,(4 advert)p., loose fold. lithogr. map in rear pocket, 11 (double-p./ fold.) maps/ plans and plates, ills., orig. giltlettered cl.

- Two plates loose. Binding soiled.

Baedeker, K. Wien und Budapest. Leipsic, K. Baedeker, 1931, 1st ed., XVIII,(16),228p., 8 (fold.) (col.) maps, 8 (fold.) (col.) plans, 13 groundplans, orig. giltlettered cl., sm. 8vo.

- Owner's stamp on title-p. Otherwise a very fine copy. = Hinrichsen D198.

AND 7 others, i.a. 3 editions of Baedeker's Oesterreich-Ungarn: 24th (1895), 28th (1910) and 29th (1913).

€ (100-150) 190
67 1830 Belgium  Hertogs Frères et Comp 67 1830 Belgium Hertogs Frères et Comp
67/1830 [Belgium]. Hertogs Frères et Comp. Notice sur la demande en concession de l'etablissement d'un entrepot-franc et de l'agrandissement d'Anvers, présenté a monsieur le ministre des travaux publics, par Hertogs Frères et comp.ie, le 8 novembre 1847. Antwerp, printed by Jos. Ratinckx, 1847, fold. lithogr. plan, later giltlettered hmor. - BOUND WITH 4 other publications, all printed by the Antwerp printers Ratinckx (Jos. and successors): PROJET D'AGRANDISSEMENT D'ANVERS DE 1848 PAR HERTOGHS FRÈRES ET COMP.IE (1848, partly fold. handcol. lithogr. plan of Antwerp); SPÉCIMEN DES CARACTÈRES de l'imprimerie Josph Ratinckx (n.d. (±1865)); J.G.J. DE MARTEAU, Lampes de sureté (1865, 2nd ed., 5 fold. lithogr. plates) and LES ASSUREURS AVANT ET APRÈS LE SINISTRE EN RAPPORT À LA CATASTROPHE DU 6 SEPTEMBRE 1889 ET DE LA DESTRUCTION DE L'ÉTABLISSEMENT DE H. RIETH & CIE. (1889, mounted albumen photograph showing onlookers near the destroyed oil tanks. On september 6, the munition workplace of Corvilian exploded causing the destruction of i.a. the site of the oilcompany H. Rieth).

= Probably intended as small archive or printer's specimen.

€ (60-80) 140
67 1831 Belgium  Varlez A 67 1831 Belgium Varlez A
67/1831 [Belgium]. Varlez, A. Les Belges en Exil. Brussels/ London, Libraire Moderne, (1917), 296p., photogr. ills., orig. giltlettered cl., 4to.

- Spine-ends (sl.) worn.

= With AUTOGRAPH DEDICATION SIGNED. One of 252 numbered copies (162).

Genechten, J.B. van. La Côte Belge. Langsheen de Belgische Kust. (Bruxelles), (J.F. Trogh), 1959, 7 lvs., 20 lithogr. plates, orig. lithogr. wr., folio.

- Wrapper w. a few tears and sl. soiled.

= With AUTOGRAPH DEDICATION SIGNED. One of 30 numbered copies.

€ (50-70) 50
67/1832 Belgium  Lot of ±80 tourist guides and brochures 67/1832 Belgium Lot of ±80 tourist guides and brochures
67/1832 [Belgium]. Lot of ±80 tourist guides and brochures, ±1900-1950 (all but a few pre-1940), various languages, various sizes and bindings.

= A few guides: J. DE BACKER and G. GOFFARD, Guide du visiteur au champ de Bataille de l'Yser (Brussels, ±1920); GUIDE DE LAROCHE (Laroche, ±1920); D. CLOSSON, Itinéraires pédestres aux environs de Tilff et d'Esneux (Liége, 1902); OSTENDE, REINE DES PLAGES (Ostende, 1931); NAMUR ET SES ENVIRONS. GUIDE ILLUSTRÉ (Namur, ±1910) and 7 chromolithogr. brochures of the CHEMINS DE FER DE L'ÉTAT BELGE (each w. chromolithogr. map of a Belgian river w. inset views).

€ (80-100) 130
67 1833 Belgium Belgian Revolt  Lofgedicht op het binnerukken van onze Nederlandse Helden binne de stad Brussel op den 23sten september 1830 onder Kommando van onze held Prins Fredrik der Nederla67 1833 Belgium Belgian Revolt Lofgedicht op het binnerukken van onze Nederlandse Helden binne de stad Brussel op den 23sten september 1830 onder Kommando van onze held Prins Fredrik der Nederla
67/1833 [Belgium. Belgian Revolt]. Lofgedicht op het binnerukken van onze Nederlandse Helden binne de stad Brussel, op den 23sten september 1830, onder Kommando van onze held Prins Fredrik der Nederlanden. Broadside, letterpress laudatory poem in 2 columns, within woodcut architectural wreath, Amst., J. Wendel en zoon, 1830.

- Browned; folded twice.

€ (80-100) 80
67/1834 [Belgium. Brussels]. Hymans, L. Bruxelles à travers les ages. Brussels, Bruylant-Christophe, (1882-1885), 3 vols., 484; 466; 532p., 2 portr., 47 (fold.) (col.) plates, num. ills., contemp. unif. gilt and dec. hmor. w 2 contrasting mor. letterpieces, folio.

- Corners rubbed; covers unevenly sunned.

€ (60-80)
67 1835 Belgium and Germany  Manners J H Duke of Rutland 67 1835 Belgium and Germany Manners J H Duke of Rutland
67/1835 [Belgium and Germany]. (Manners, J.H. Duke of Rutland). A tour through Part of Belgium and the Rhenish Provinces. London, Rodwell and Martin, 1822, (4),131,(1)p., 13 lithogr. plates, sl. later hcalf w. red mor. letterpiece, large 4to.

- The plates sl. dampstained (mainly in blank margins); bookplate on upper pastedown; title w. contemp. owner's entry. Letterpiece dam.

= The plates all (but one) views of the scenery along the Rhine. Graesse VI, p.197.

€ (80-100) 80
67 1836 Brazil  Koster H 67 1836 Brazil Koster H
67/1836 [Brazil]. Koster, H. Voyages dans la partie septentrionale du Brésil, depuis 1809 jusquén 1815, comprenant les provinces de Pernambuco (...), Seara, Paraïba, Maragnan etc. Paris, Delaunay, 1818, 2 vols., IL,(3),376; (4),512,(2 advert)p., fold. engr. map and plan, 8 handcol. etched and aquatint plates, early 20th cent. unif. hleather.

- Lvs. foxed/ browned. Joints cracked but holding.

= Rare French first edition. Cf. Borba de Moraes I, p.370; Sabin 38272; Bosch 299; Abbey, Travel 704; Henze III, p.60. The first edition was published in 1816. "In Brazil he cultivated the acquaintance of several famous people of the time, among them the vicas Tenório, Father João Ribeiro and Dr. Arruda Camara. Greatly esteemed by all, he was known by the name, rendered into Portuguese, of Henrique Costa." (Borba). "Die Illustrationen sind von einem Verwandten nach seinen Skizzen ausgeführt." (Bosch). SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXXV.

€ (600-800) 600
67/1837 Central/ Eastern Europe  Lot of ±90 tourist guides and brochures 67/1837 Central/ Eastern Europe Lot of ±90 tourist guides and brochures
67/1837 Central/ Eastern Europe  Lot of ±90 tourist guides and brochures 67/1837 Central/ Eastern Europe Lot of ±90 tourist guides and brochures
67/1837 Central/ Eastern Europe  Lot of ±90 tourist guides and brochures 67/1837 Central/ Eastern Europe Lot of ±90 tourist guides and brochures
67/1837 [Central/ Eastern Europe]. Lot of ±90 tourist guides and brochures, ±1910-1950 (mostly pre-1940), various languages, various sizes and bindings.

= Guides and mostly brochures of Poland, Czechoslovakia, Yugoslavia, Hungary, Romania and The Baltic States. I.a. a photographic album of Karlsbad (±1920) and Budapest (±1910)

€ (70-90) 100
67 1838 Channel Islands  Benoist F  Petit L and Ropartz S 67 1838 Channel Islands Benoist F Petit L and Ropartz S
67/1838 [Channel Islands]. Benoist, F., Petit, L. and Ropartz, S. Album de l'Île de Jersey avec coup-d'oeil sur Guernsey et les cotes de la Manche de Cherbourg au Cap Fréhel. Album of the Island of Jersey (...). Paris, H. Charpentier, 1870, two text parts (one in French and one in English): (2),IV,34,(2); (2),26 [of 34],(2)p., 26 tinted lithographs by F. BENOIST, folio.

- Loose (as issued?); the English text lacks 4 leaves; plates occas. trifle foxed, but generally fine.

= SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXXV.

€ (600-800)
67/1839 China  Manchoukuo A Pictorial Record 67/1839 China Manchoukuo A Pictorial Record
67/1839 [China]. Manchoukuo. A Pictorial Record. Tokyo, Asahi Shimbun, 1934, (6),320p., over 300 almost full-p. photogr. ills., orig. cl., 4to.

- Some rubbed spots near lower edge covers, otherwise fine.

= Manchoukuo (or Manchuria) was a puppet state, created by the Japanese in China in 1932 after the invasion. This volume shows many views and scenes of daily life on the streets and in the fields, according to the editors, "without the slightest tinge of political bias".

€ (120-150) 130
67 1840 China  Mennie D 67 1840 China Mennie D
67/1840 [China]. Mennie, D. The Pageant of Peking. Comprising sixty-six Vandyck Photogravures of Peking and environs (...). Introd. P. Weale. Shanghai, A.S. Watson & Co., 1920, (8),40 textp., 66 tipped-in photogr. plates by D. MENNIE, printed in 1000 numb. copies, orig. gilt blue silk over boards, folio.

- Silk over spine and board edges partly worn away; joints weak; covers soiled.

€ (300-500) 300
67 1841 China  Schiff F 67 1841 China Schiff F
67/1841 [China]. Schiff, F. Maskee. A Shanghai Sketchbook. N.pl. (Shanghai), n.publ., n.d. (1939), 21 lvs. w. caricatural ills., all handcol. by the artist, printed in an unspecified limited and numb. edition, bound as a leporello between orig. dec. silk covers.

- Corners sl. worn. Otherwise fine.

= Contains nice caricatures, mostly dealing with the interaction between Chinese people and Westerners. The Austrian artist Friedrich Schiff (1908-1968) lived and worked in Shanghai during the 1930s and part of the 1940s. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXXVI.

€ (500-700) 650
67/1842 China and Japan  The Sino Japanese War in Shanghai 67/1842 China and Japan The Sino Japanese War in Shanghai
67/1842 [China and Japan]. The Sino-Japanese War in Shanghai. Shanghai, North-China Daily News & Herald, 1932, (48)p., num. (photogr.) ills., orig. hcl., obl. folio.

- Lower corner frontcover bumped/ worn. Otherwise fine.

€ (250-350) 250
67 1843 Crimean War  Tyrrell H 67 1843 Crimean War Tyrrell H
67/1843 [Crimean War]. Tyrrell, H. The History of the War with Russia: Giving full Details of the Operations of the Allied Armies. London/ New York, London Printing and Publishing company, n.d. (±1855), 3 vols., (2),III,(1),383,(1); (2),379,(1); (2),337,(1),XXXIX,(1)p., 3 steelengr. title-p., 3 frontisp., 61 steelengr. maps w. handcol. borders/ views/ portraits, contemp. unif. cl., 4to.

- Many plates strengthened on verso along outer margin (occas. also at inner margin and occas. closing tears). Bindings painted in matching blue colour; spine-ends and joints dam./ worn.

= Attractively illustrated. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXXVI.

€ (150-250) 160
67 1844 Czech Republic Prague  Tridon née Sattler C 67 1844 Czech Republic Prague Tridon née Sattler C
67/1844 [Czech Republic. Prague]. Tridon née Sattler, C. Album de Prague. Paris etc., A. Boblet, 1835, 2 lithogr. portraits and plates on chine collé, accompanied by 7 textp., 3x in orig. blue "livraison" wr., together in orig. green wr. w. lithogr. vignette of Prague cathedral on frontwr., folio.

- All plates sl. foxed in margins of mount; one portrait plate lacks a small portion of lower blank corner of mount. Orig. green wr. frayed in margins; one vol. blue wrappers sl. dam. on spine.

= All three livraison wrappers have a contemp. manuscript dedication to/ name of Madame la Comtesse de Messey in black pencil or pen and ink in lower right corner (1x w. "Offert à Mme de Messey par Caroline", probably the author Caroline Tridon née Sattler). The plates show the portraits of Henry Count of Chambord and S.A.R. Mademoiselle (Louise Marie Thérèse d'Artois), 4 plates show the various rooms used by Henri and his sister, and the final two plates show Château de Brandeis and Château de Buschlieradt. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXXVII.

€ (150-250)