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1723 - 2056     FOREIGN HISTORY AND TOPOGRAPHY, TRAVELS

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71 1863 Germany  Langenmantel D 71 1863 Germany Langenmantel D
71/1863 [Germany]. Langenmantel, D. Historie des Regiments In des Heil. Röm. Reichs Stadt Augspurg, In Welcher Desselben verschiedene Veränderungen, Erweiterungen (...) erzählet (...). Ed. J. Brucker. Augsb., D.R. Mertz and J.J. Mayer, 1734, 2nd ed., 2 parts in 1 vol., (10),286,(2); (56)p., 18 (of 21) (fold.) plates, 1 double-p. table, 3 textills., contemp. vellum, folio.

- Lacks 3 plates; occas. sl. foxed/ frayed; a few textleaves sl. dam.; some plates dam. in margins (occas. repaired). Sold w.a.f.

= Lipperheide Da 34.

ADDED: Arnot, H. (ed.). A Collection and Abridgement of Celebrated Criminal Trials in Scotland, From A.D. 1536, to 1784. Edinb., W. Smellie, 1785, 1st ed., XXIII,(1),400p., contemp. calf, 4to.

- Owner's entry on title-p.; partly trifle waterstained in upper outer corner. Both covers loose and binding worn/ dam.

= Deals with i.a. treason, murder, parricide, breaking of gardens, piracy, incest, adultery, blasphemy and witchcraft.

€ (70-90) 100
71 1864 Germany  Lulofs B H 71 1864 Germany Lulofs B H
71 1864 Germany  Lulofs B H 71 1864 Germany Lulofs B H
71/1864 [Germany]. Lulofs, B.H. Reistochtje met de stoomboot naar Hamburg, in den zomer van 1826. In een' gemeenzamen briefstijl beschreven, en met onderscheidene letterkundige aanmerkingen en andere soorten van inlassingen doorvlochten. Gron., J. Oomkens, 1827-1828, 2 vols., X,470; X,455,(1)p., 2 diff. engr. title-p., 2 fold. views of Hamburg and 1 portr., contemp. unif. wr. w. paper tickets.

- Library stamp on both titles; first few lvs. w. sm. hole in centre. Paper tickets and paper over spines partly worn off. Contents fine.

= Cat. NHSM p.122: "De heenreis werd gemaakt met de kleine, in Engeland gebouwde, stoomboot "Onderneming", het eerste stoomschip van de Amsterdamse Stoombootmaatschappij. De terugreis naar Groningen ging over land." Very rare.

€ (100-150) 130
71 1865 Germany  Tissot V 71 1865 Germany Tissot V
71/1865 [Germany]. Tissot, V. Les curiosités de l'Allemagne du Nord./ - du Sud. Paris, Ch. Delagrave, 1885, 2 vols., (2),298,(1); (2),281,(1)p., num. (full-p.) woodeng. maps/ views/ ills., orig. unif. richly gilt dec. cl., 4to. Idem. Voyage au pays des milliards. L'Allemagne du Sud et l'Allemagne Centrale Berlin et les Berlinois. Ibid., C. Marpon et E. Flammarion, n.d. (±1875), (2),403p., num. (full-p.) woodengr. plans/ views/ ills., contemp. giltlettered hcalf, 4to.

- Trifle foxed. Covers sl. shaved; corners showing; spine-ends sl. worn.

AND one other by the same.

€ (40-60) 60
71 1866 Germany Mosel  Maroldt G 71 1866 Germany Mosel Maroldt G
71 1866 Germany Mosel  Maroldt G 71 1866 Germany Mosel Maroldt G
71/1866 [Germany. Mosel]. Maroldt, G. Panorama der Mosel und ihrer Umgebung von Trier bis Coblenz. Koblenz, J. Hoelscher, 1841, lithogr. leporello of the course of the Mosel in 14 sections, total size 28,5x210 cm., orig. dec. clothbacked boards, obl. large 8vo.

- Boards sl. stained.

= Nice panorama with numerous towns and villages indicated along the Mosel river and sites to visit, i.a. "Kirche zu Güls", "Schloss Leijen zu Gondorf" and "Treiserburg".

AND 1 other 19th cent. panoramic view of the Rhine river from Mainz to Cologne.

€ (150-250) 180
71 1867 Germany Rhine  Horn W O von = P F W Oertel 71 1867 Germany Rhine Horn W O von = P F W Oertel
71/1867 [Germany. Rhine]. Horn, W.O. von (= P.F.W. Oertel). Der Rhein. Geschichte und Sagen seiner Burgen, Abteien, Klöster und Städte. Wiesbaden, J. Niedner, 1867, 1st ed., IV,552p., 36 steelengr. views, orig. richly gilt blindst. cl., a.e.g.

- Occas. foxed (incl. the plates); first plate browned. Rebacked w. use of orig. backstrip; corners showing.

= Schmitt 105: "Letztes größeres illustriertes Werk über den Rhein, das noch Stahlstiche verwendet. Es erschien zu einem Zeitpunkt, als bereits die ersten Fotoalben auf den Markt kamen. (...) Ungeachtet dessen war das Buch der Volksschriftstellers Wilhelm Oertel (1798-1867) (...) erfolgreich."

€ (100-150)
71 1868 Germany Rhine  Stieler K  Wachenhusen H and Hackländer F W 71 1868 Germany Rhine Stieler K Wachenhusen H and Hackländer F W
71 1868 Germany Rhine  Stieler K  Wachenhusen H and Hackländer F W 71 1868 Germany Rhine Stieler K Wachenhusen H and Hackländer F W
71/1868 [Germany. Rhine]. Stieler, K., Wachenhusen H. and Hackländer, F.W. The Rhine from its source to the sea. Transl. G.C.T. Bartley. London, Bickers and son, 1878, XI,373p., 60 woodengr. plates, num. ills., orig. richly gilt dec. cl., folio.

- First quire loose; sl. foxed. Sl. worn along extremities; corners showing; a few scratches.

Saintine, X.-B. (= J.-X. Boniface). La mythologie du Rhin et les contes de la mère-grand. Paris, Hachette et Cie, 1876, 2nd ed., (2),183p., num. woodcut ills. by G. DORÉ, orig. richly gilt and blindst. dec. cl., a.e.g.

- Sl. foxed, mostly affecting first and last 5 lvs.; bookplate on first free endpaper. Corners sl. showing.

= Leblanc p.301; Carteret III, p.529; Vicaire VII, p.175; Sander 603; Brivois 360.

€ (80-100)
71 1869 Great Britain  Beattie W 71 1869 Great Britain Beattie W
71 1869 Great Britain  Beattie W 71 1869 Great Britain Beattie W
71/1869 [Great Britain]. Beattie, W. The Castles and Abbeys of England, from the national records, early chronicles, and other standard authors. London, Virtue, Spalding and Company, n.d. (±1844), 2 parts in 1 vol., XVI,352; VIII,362p., stipple-engr. portrait of the author, 2 ident. steelengr. title-vignettes, 28 engr. plates, num. engr. ills., contemp. gilt hmor., a.e.g.

- Owner's entries on second free endpaper. Corners and spine-ends shaved.

= Cf. Holloway 21; Andres 355.

Bonney, T.G. Cathedrals, Abbeys, and Churches of England and Wales. London etc., Cassell & Company, n.d., XV,838p., 17 engr. plates, num. engr. ills., contemp. hmor.

- Lacks 1 plate; sl. foxed. Corners and spine-ends sl. shaved.

€ (50-70) 60
71 1870 Great Britain  Beeverell J  71 1870 Great Britain Beeverell J
71 1870 Great Britain  Beeverell J  71 1870 Great Britain Beeverell J
71/1870 [Great Britain]. (Beeverell, J.). Les delices de la Grande Bretagne et de l'Irlande. (Leyden, n.publ., 1707), 7 engr. divis. title-p., 4 engr. maps, 237 views, contemp. marbled calf w. later gilt backstrip, obl. 8vo.

- The atlas to the 8 vols. only. Some plates in sl. weak impression, but otherwise clean and fine.

= Attractive views of i.a. all the colleges in Oxford. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXXX.

€ (700-900) 700
71/1871 Great Britain  Billy Nuts The Poet 71/1871 Great Britain Billy Nuts The Poet
71/1871 [Great Britain]. Billy Nuts. The Poet. Broadside ballad, ±1845, recto only, printed by Willliamson, Newcastle.

= Ballad on Daniel O'Connell and the Irish Emancipation.

AND 9 other similar British broadside ballads, partly w. woodcut ills., printed by Williamson or Walker, Durham.

€ (30-50) 50
71 1872 Great Britain  Brayley E W a o 71 1872 Great Britain Brayley E W a o
71 1872 Great Britain  Brayley E W a o 71 1872 Great Britain Brayley E W a o
71/1872 [Great Britain]. Brayley, E.W. a.o. The Beauties of England and Wales; or delineations topographical, historical and descriptive. Lot of 4 volumes of the series. London, J. Harris etc., 1814-1816, 4 diff. steelengr. titles, 145 steelengr. plates, contemp. unif. gilt calf w. mor. letterpieces.

- All volls. trifle foxed and w. some offsetting. Upper joint of 1 vol. broken.

€ (50-70) 60
71 1873 Great Britain  Britton J 71 1873 Great Britain Britton J
71 1873 Great Britain  Britton J 71 1873 Great Britain Britton J
71/1873 [Great Britain]. Britton, J. Picturesque antiquities of the English cities. Illustrated by a series of engravings of antient buildings, street scenery, etc. with historical and descriptive accounts of each subject. London, M.A. Nattali, 1836, VIII,(2),88p., 60 (of 61?) engr. plates, num. woodengr. ills., contemp. cl. w. mor. letterpiece and titlepiece.

- Possibly lacks 1 plate; plates bound at the end instead of in the text; 1 plate loose(ning); publisher's advertisement on first pastedown. Binding stained and partly sl. discoloured.

€ (80-100) 90
71 1874 Great Britain  Burnet G 71 1874 Great Britain Burnet G
71/1874 [Great Britain]. Burnet, G. Geschiedenis van Engeland, Vervattende eerstelyk, Een kort verhaal van de voornaamste gevallen sedert 't jaar 1600. tot 't jaar 1660. Ten tweeden: De gedenkwaardigste zaaken zo in Kerk als in Staat, sedert 't jaar 1660. tot 't jaar 1689. Voorgevallen onder de Regeeringen van Karel II. en Jacob II. Tot de komste op den Throon van William en Maria./ (...) Vervattende de gedenkwaardigste zaaken zo in Kerk als in Staat, seedert 't jaar 1689 tot het sluiten van den Utrechtschen Vrede in 't jaar 1713. Voorgevallen onder de Regeeringen van Willem en Maria, Willem alleen, en Anna. Dutch transl. M. de Ruuscher. The Hague, J. Neaulme and Leyden/ Amst., S. Luchtmans/ H. Uytwerf, 1725/1735, 4 parts in 2 vols., (26),889,(2); (4),191,(1); 216; (4),314,(74)p., 14 (of 15) engr. portraits by B. PICART, contemp. unif. blindst. vellum, 4to.

- Lacks the portrait of the author. Some occas. foxing/ browning.

€ (100-150) 120
71/1875 Great Britain  Hedendaagsche Historie of Tegenwoordige Staat van Groot Brittannie 71/1875 Great Britain Hedendaagsche Historie of Tegenwoordige Staat van Groot Brittannie
71/1875 [Great Britain]. Hedendaagsche Historie, of Tegenwoordige Staat van Groot Brittannie. Amst., I. Tirion, 1754-1755, 4 parts in 2 vols., (8),368,(4),369-712,(12); (4),348,(8),349-684,(24)p., 2 diff. engr. frontisp., 6 fold. maps (incl. 1 plan of London), 7 views on 6 fold. plates, 1 portrait, contemp. unif. calf, gilt spine w. 2 mor. letterpieces.

- (Sl.) foxed/ browned (2nd vol. worse), plates and maps hardly affected; first vol. a few quires w. stain in lower part inner margin; two maps w. tear at inner margin; 2nd vol. last few lvs. and pastedown w. sm. wormholes near upper and lower inner corner. Both vols. spine-ends worn/ frayed; corners showing, rubbed along extremities.

= Includes a nice map of the eastern part of North America: "Nieuwe Kaart van de Grootbrittannische Volksplantingen in Noord America".

€ (200-300) 210
71 1876 Great Britain  Larrey J de 71 1876 Great Britain Larrey J de
71/1876 [Great Britain]. Larrey, J. de. Geschiedenis van Engelandt, Schotlandt en Ierlandt. Dutch transl. J.L. Schuer. Amst., J. Covens and C. Mortier, 1728-1730, 4 vols., engr. fold. map of "Brittanicae Insulae", 4 engr. headpieces, contemp. unif. calf w. gilt spine w. 2 contrasting mor. letterpieces, folio.

- Stripped copy; lacks all plates except for the large fold. map and part III lacks the title-p.; all other title-p. dam. Joints starting; corners and spine-ends sl. worn; covers sl. rubbed. Sold w.a.f.

€ (150-250) 150
71 1877 Great Britain  Pyne J B 71 1877 Great Britain Pyne J B
71/1877 [Great Britain]. Pyne, J.B. The Lake Scenery of England. London, Day & Son, n.d. (1859), (2),VII, textp., chromolithogr. title and 24 handcol. lithogr. views by T. PICKEN after J.B. PYNE, 2 woodengr. vignettes, orig. gilt dec. blindst. cl., a.e.g., 4to.

- Title bound in halfway the book; sl. foxed. Rebacked w. cloth.

= Abbey, Scenery 196.

€ (70-90) 70
71 1878 Great Britain  Stahlschmidt J E 71 1878 Great Britain Stahlschmidt J E
71/1878 [Great Britain]. Stahlschmidt, J.E. Wanderungen im Norden von England. London, H. Fisher, R. Fisher & P. Jackson, 1834-1836, 3 vols., 76; 75,(2); 76p., 110 steelengr. plates mostly after T. ALLOM, contemp. unif. gilt dec. cl., a.e.g., 4to.

- All vols. bookblock loose(ning); (sl.) foxed throughout; a few lvs. loose. = Engelmann 485.

€ (60-80) 60
71 1879 Great Britain London  Thornbury W 71 1879 Great Britain London Thornbury W
71 1879 Great Britain London  Thornbury W 71 1879 Great Britain London Thornbury W
71/1879 [Great Britain. London]. Thornbury, W. Old and New London. A narrative of its History, its People, and its Places. London etc., Cassell etc., n.d. (±1880), rev. ed., 6 vols., 6 diff. woodengr. frontisp., num. (full-p.) maps/ ills., orig. unif. gilt dec. cl., 4to.

- Spine-ends sl. bumped.

€ (30-50)
71/1880 [Greece]. Kampen, N.G. van. Geschiedenis van Griekenland. Rott./ Dordr./ Amst., Wed. J. Allart/ J. de Vos/ C.L. Schleijer, 1827-1834, 7 vols., 2 fold. handcol. engr. maps, contemp. unif. giltlettered clothbacked boards.

- One fold. map loose. Covers sl. stained/ worn.

= Rare, complete set (often without the maps or with only one map).

€ (100-150) 140
71 1881 Greece  Wordsworth C 71 1881 Greece Wordsworth C
71/1881 [Greece]. Wordsworth, C. Greece: Pictorial, Descriptive, and Historical. London, J. Murray, 1868, 5th ed., XXIV,452p., streelengr. title (dated 1869), num. maps and plates, woodengr. ills., orig. gilt cl., 4to.

- The plates occas. sl. foxed. Joints and spine-ends worn.

€ (100-150)
71 1882 Greenland  Nansen F 71 1882 Greenland Nansen F
71/1882 [Greenland]. Nansen, F. The First Crossing of Greenland. London, Longmans, Green and Co., 1890, 1st Engl. ed., 2 vols., XXII,510; X,509,(3 blank),24 (advert)p., 2 frontisp. portraits, 5 col. lithogr. fold. map, 10 plates, num. woodengr. ills., t.e.g., modern unif. cl.

- Hinges weakening; foxed.

€ (80-100) 110