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69 2378 Middle East  Henniker F 69 2378 Middle East Henniker F
69/2378 [Middle East]. Henniker, F. Notes, during a visit to Egypt, Nubia, the Oasis, Mount Sinai, and Jerusalem. London, J. Murray, 1823, X,(2),340p., etched and aquatint title-ill. and 3 (fold.) plates (incl. a panoramic view of Jerusalem), sl. later hcl.

- Occas. yellowed/ sl. browned and foxed (incl. title); title-p. and htitle wormholed in inner margin; some offsetting from plates to opposite page. Covers worn along extremities.

= Blackmer collection 804; Abbey, Travel 376; Hilmy I, p.298. Contains i.a. a panoramic view of Jerusalem and a view of Mount Sinai.

€ (100-150) 100
69 2379 Militaria  Dero Becker 69 2379 Militaria Dero Becker
69/2379 [Militaria]. Dero-Becker. Collection des Costumes de l'Armée Belge en 1832 et 1833. Brussels, Dero-Becker, n.d. (1833), 11 (of 22) handcol. lithographs by J.B. MADOU and list of subscribers, together loose as issued in orig. lithogr. wr., folio.

- Lacks 11 plates and the portrait; remaining plates partly sl. frayed and sl. browned/ sl. foxed in margins. Wrappers dam. at spine.

= SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXXXIV.

€ (250-350)
69 2380 Militaria  Hayne J E G 69 2380 Militaria Hayne J E G
69/2380 [Militaria]. Hayne, J.E.G. Élémens de topographie militaire, ou instruction détaillée sur la manière de lever à vue et de dessiner avec promptitude les cartes militaires. Paris, Magimel, 1806, XVI,424p., fold. table, 12 (fold.) engr. plates by P.F. TARDIEU, contemp. calf w. gilt spine.

- Trifle wormholed in blank margin throughout; endpapers sl. worn/ 1x loose. Spine sl. wormholed; spine-ends/ corners worn.

€ (80-100)
69 2381 Militaria  Hozier H M 69 2381 Militaria Hozier H M
69/2381 [Militaria]. Hozier, H.M. The Seven Weeks' War. London, Macmillan and Co., 1867, 2 vols., XI,(1),390,(2); (8),324p., 12 (col.) (fold.) lithogr. maps, orig. unif. gilt cl.

- Trifle foxed; one map w. tear on fold. Binding worn.

Archduke Charles of Austria. Principes de la Stratégie, développés par la relation de la campagne de 1796 en Allemagne. French transl. by Jomini. Brussels, J.B. Petit, 1841, nouv. éd., (4),358,(1)p., 13 fold. tables, later cl. w. mor. letterpiece.

- Heavily foxed/ browned.

AND 1 other.

€ (70-90) 80
69 2382 Militaria  Kausler F von 69 2382 Militaria Kausler F von
69/2382 [Militaria]. Kausler, F. von. Atlas de plus mémorables batailles, combats et sièges des temps anciens, du moyen age, et de l'age moderne./ Atlas der wichtigsten Schlachten, Treffen und Belagerungen der alten, mittlern und neuern Zeit. Carlsruhe/ Freiburg, B. Herder, 1831(-1837), 200 (fold.) lvs. each w. 1-4 (partly handcol) lithogr. battle plans, contemp. hcalf w. lozenge-shaped orange mor. titlepiece on frontcover, obl. large folio.

- A few lvs. at the beginning cut loose and/ or into sections, but apparently complete; occas. creased and foxed/ browned; lower margin waterst. throughout; upper hinge weak. Binding worn and chafed along edges.

= Not in Pohler.

€ (500-700)
69 2383 Militaria  Pfyffer von Altishofen C  69 2383 Militaria Pfyffer von Altishofen C
69/2383 [Militaria]. (Pfyffer von Altishofen, C.). Relazione della condotta del reggimento delle Guardie Svizzere Nella giornata del 10. Agosto 1792. Italian transl. by ? Naples, Reale Officio Topographico, 1826, 66,(1)p., lithogr. htitle, dedic. leaf, title-p. w. portrait vignette, 1 fold. facs., 2 handcol. lithogr. plates (Davidde Clerc and the lion monument), 1 monochr. lithogr. title-p. to L. de Villevieille, "Il Poeta che scende dalle Alpi" and 4 lvs w. lithogr. text on recto and/or verso, orig. dec. wr., 4to.

- Contents loose(ning). Frontwr. sl. duststained and sm. portion lacking; spine worn/ splitting and pasted over w. sellotape. Nevertheless a good copy.

€ (70-90)
69 2384 Militaria  Van der Meere A L N 69 2384 Militaria Van der Meere A L N
69/2384 [Militaria]. Van der Meere, A.L.N. Recueil des grandes manoeuvres d'armée. Brussels, J.-B. Petit, 1837, 122,(2)p., 30 handcol. engr. plates, contemp. artificial leather by AT. BOICHOT, obl. 4to.

- One plate cut short; sl. yellowed.

= Rare tactical guidebook by General Van der Meere (1797-1880) for the Belgian army.

€ (200-300)
69 2385 Mongolia  Bonaparte R 69 2385 Mongolia Bonaparte R
69/2385 [Mongolia]. Bonaparte, R. Documents de l'époque Mongole des XIIIe et XIVe siècles. Inscriptions en six langues de la porte du Kiu-Yong Koan, près de Pékin; lettres, stèles et monnaies en écritures Ouigoure et 'Phags-pa dont les originaux ou les estampages existent en France. Paris, l'Auteur, 1895, (4),II,5,(1)textp., 15 (double-p.) plates, loose as issued in orig. gilt cl. portfolio w. ties, folio.

- One prelim. textleaf and verso of final plate browned. A few superficial scratches/ worn spots portfolio.

= The first photographic accurate reproduction of Mongol script and, by its rendering of these inscriptions in 6 other languages, important for the furthering of the study and comparison of Mongol script as well as Mongol history. Cordier, Bibl. Sinica 683-684.

€ (100-150) 110
69/2386 Montgomery, J. Voyages and Travels round the World. Ed. D. Tyerman and G. Bennet. London, J. Snow, 1841, 2nd ed., XVII,(1),288p., 2 steelengr. (frontisp.) portraits, 12 steelengr. views, 12 woodcut text-ills., sl. later hmor.

- Sl. foxed.

€ (50-70)
69 2387 Morel Fatio L 69 2387 Morel Fatio L
69/2387 Morel-Fatio, L. Paysages du Nord. Belgique, Hollande, Russie, Baltique, Golfes de Bothnie et de Finlande, Lapone, Océan-Glacial, Iles d'Alland, Norvége, Suède, Cattégat, Villes Hanséatiques, Angleterre, Écosse etc. Ed. A.-C. Bouyer and Th. Midy. Paris, Librairie de A. Courcier, (1860), 2nd ed., VII,(1 blank),388p., 8 col. lithogr. plates, 4 steelengr. views, contemp. gilt. hmor., a.e.g., large 8vo.

- Upper hinge weak; (sl.) foxed. Spine-ends and corners worn.

= Attractive views of Amsterdam, Stockholm, London and St. Petersburg.

€ (150-250) 150
69/2388 Münter, D.B. Bekehrungsgeschichte des vormaligen Grafen und Königlichen Dänischen Geheimen Cabinetsministers Johann Friedrich Struensee. Copenhagen, Rothens and Prost, 1772, (8),312p., contemp. hcalf.

- A few lvs. w. contemp. ms. annots. in blank margins; sl. yellowed. Spine dam.; corners showing.

Malling, O. Gedächtnissrede über Joachim Michael Geüss (...). Ibid., S. Popp, 1787, 54p., engr. frontisp. w. silhouette portrait, contemp. blindst. calf.

- Sl. yellowed. Spine dam.; binding worn along extremities.

AND 2 others in 3 vols., i.a. K.V.v.Bonstetten's Briefe an Friederike Brun. Ed. F. von Matthisson (Frankfurt a.M., 1829, 2 vols., engr. frontisp., facs. plate, orig. wr. (frayed)).

€ (70-90)
69 2389 New Zealand  Nicholas J L 69 2389 New Zealand Nicholas J L
69/2389 [New Zealand]. Nicholas, J.L. Verhaal eener reis naar Nieuw-Zeeland, gedaan in de jaren 1814 en 1815, in gezelschap met den weleerw. heer Samual Marsden. Rott., Arbon en Krap, 1819-1821, 2 parts in 1 vol., (2),XX,519,(1); XII,429,(3)p., contemp. vellum w. gilt coat of arms of Schiedam on both covers.

- New endpapers; libr. stamps on htitle and title-p. of both parts; partly sl. mouldy and fingersoiled in lower outer corner. Binding sl. soiled; backstrip restored (some parts lacking); rebound a bit too tight.

= Rare Dutch translation of Nicholas' Narrative of a Voyage to New Zealand (first publ. London, 1817). Cf. Ferguson 690 and Hocken p.37f: "(...) An admirable account of early New Zealand and the natives, also of the introduction of Christianity and civilization into New Zealand under Mr. Marsden."

€ (100-150) 130
69/2390 [Numismatics]. Burnett, A. a.o. Roman Provincial Coinage. I. From the death of Caesar to the death of Vitellius (44 BC-AD 69). II. From Vespasian to Domitian (AD 69-96). London/ Paris, British Mus. Press/ Bibliothèque Nationale, 1992-1999, 2 text vols. and 2 plate vols., XIV,385,(1); XVII,(1),812p., 7 maps, 120/ 195 plates, orig. unif. giltlettered cl. in 2 slipcases, large 4to.

- Vol. I, part II frontcover sl. stained, otherwise fine.

€ (120-150) 130
69 2391 Numismatics  Friedlaender J 69 2391 Numismatics Friedlaender J
69/2391 [Numismatics]. Friedlaender, J. Die Italienischen Schaumünzen des fünfzehnten Jahrhunderts (1430-1530). Berlin, Weidmann, 1882, (4),223,(1)p., 42 plates, woodengr. ills., contemp. gilt hmor., t.e.g., sm. folio.

- Occas. sl. foxed. Paper over covers worn; leather over corners chafed; backstrip sl. rubbed.

€ (120-250)
69/2392 [Numismatics]. Mattingly, H. a.o. Roman Imperial Coinage. Vol. II, IV/3, V/1-2, VI, VII and IX. London, Spink & Son, 1972, reprint of the ed. 1926-1966, 7 vols., num. plates, orig. unif. giltlettered cl. (fine).
€ (120-150) 130
69 2393 Palestine  Wilson C W  ed  69 2393 Palestine Wilson C W ed
69/2393 [Palestine]. Wilson, C.W. (ed.). Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt. London, J.S. Virtue & Co, n.d. (±1880), 5 vols. (incl. supplement vol.), 5 steelengr. frontisp., 5 title-vignettes, double-p. map, 38 plates, num. (full-p.) woodengr. ills., contemp. unif. hmor., a.e.g., folio.

- Occas. sl. foxed; vol. I w. 1 plate loose; vol. IV w. frontisp. and title loose. Spine-ends trifle chipped; upper joint of vol. IV sl. worn at top.

= Including the rare supplement vol. Navari 1817 and Blackmer sale 1512. Nice views of i.a. Damascus, Gaza, Jaffa, Jerusalem, Hebron, Sidon.

€ (150-250)
69 2394 Persia  Dubeux L 69 2394 Persia Dubeux L
69/2394 [Persia]. Dubeux, L. La Perse. Paris, Firmin Didot, 1841, (4),491p., 2 double-p. engr. maps, 86 plates/ views, 20th cent. hleather w. use of contemp. gilt mor. backstrip.

- Library stamp, ticket and annot. on title-p.; trifle yellowed.

€ (80-100)
69 2395 Porphyrogenitus Constantine VII 69 2395 Porphyrogenitus Constantine VII
69/2395 Porphyrogenitus, Constantine VII. Excerpta Historica. Ed. U.Ph. Boissevain, C. de Boor and Th. Büttner-Wobst. Berlin, Weidmann, 1903-1906, 4 parts in 5 vols., fold. facs. plate, Greek text, contemp. unif. gilt hvellum w. 2 contrasting mor. letterpieces.

- A few scattered library/ cancellation stamps. All vols. w. sm. shelf tickets on spine.

= Constantine VII was Byzantine Emperor from 913 to 959.

€ (50-70) 110
69/2396 Ritchie, L. Traveling sketches on the sea-coast of France. London/ Paris, Longman a.o., 1834, (6),256p., steelengr. title and 21 plates after C. STANFIELD, contemp. gilt cl., a.e.g.

- Sm. bookseller's ticket on upper pastedown; occas. trifle foxed. Remains of paper (tickets) on spine; corners showing.AND 11 others in 12 vols., i.a. R. TÖPFFER, Premiers voyages en Zigzag ou excursions d'un pensionnat en vacances (Paris, 1874, 6th ed., woodengr. plates and ills., contemp. gilt hmor., a.e.g., 4to); J.L. BELIN, Le Simplon et l'Italie septentrionale (ibid., n.d. (±1845), steelengr. plates, contemp. gilt hmor., a.e.g. All plates w. blue ballpoint manuscript title; sl. foxed); L. GODARD, L'Espagne, moeurs et paysages histoire et monuments (Tours, 1865, 2nd ed., woodengr. plates, contemp. gilt blindst. cl., a.e.g.); M. LOIR, Gloires et souvenirs maritimes (Paris, 1895, col. plates, orig. gilt cl., a.e.g., 4to. A few lvs. loose; yellowed).

€ (150-250)
69 2397 Russia  François F 69 2397 Russia François F
69 2397 Russia  François F 69 2397 Russia François F
69 2397 Russia  François F 69 2397 Russia François F
69/2397 [Russia]. François, F. Moscou Attaque. Ce que pensent des doctrines bolchéviques, les personnalités les plus en vue du Monde International. Brussels, n.publ., 1932, 14p., 11 (of 12) loosely inserted (col.) plates by F. FRANÇOIS, printed in 1500 numb. copies, orig. boards portfolio w. ties, folio.

- Lacks 1 plate. Booklet sl. creased. Lacks one tie; spine dam.; corners showing.

= Anti-Soviet propaganda portfolio. The plates show the Russian nation suffering under a tirannical regime.

€ (50-70) 50