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2107 - 2348     NATURAL HISTORY, HORSES AND HORSEMANSHIP, HUNTING, MEDICINE, TECHNOLOGY etc.

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72 2107 Album der natuur Een werk ter verspreiding van natuurkennis onder beschaafde lezers van allerlei stand Ed P Harting D Lubach and W M Logeman Years 1854 1856 1859 1861 1867 1870 187372 2107 Album der natuur Een werk ter verspreiding van natuurkennis onder beschaafde lezers van allerlei stand Ed P Harting D Lubach and W M Logeman Years 1854 1856 1859 1861 1867 1870 1873
72/2107 Album der natuur. Een werk ter verspreiding van natuurkennis onder beschaafde lezers van allerlei stand. Ed. P. Harting, D. Lubach and W.M. Logeman. Years 1854-1856, 1859-1861, 1867, 1870-1873, 1887, 1905, 1906 and 1908. Haarlem/ Gron., A.C. Kruseman/ Erven C.M. van Bolhuis Hoitsema/ Gebr. Hoitsema, 1855-1908, 15 vols., 3 (fold.) maps (1x lithogr.), 22 (tinted) (lithogr.) plates (6x fold., 1x double-p.), 4 (lithogr.) portraits, num. (full-p.) ills., contemp. gilt hmor. (11x), contemp gilt hcl. (1x) and sl. later hcl. w. use of old backstrip and frontcover (3x).

- All vols. w. library-stamps on first free endpaper; a few plates sl. foxed; a few vols. trifle foxed, year 1873 sl. worse; year 1860 2 plates waterstained in lower right corner. Most vols. backstrips sl. worn; year 1860 paper over covers chafed.

= Periodical w. interesting plates and maps i.a. of the moon, comets, fireballs as well as plates of i.a. plants and skeletons of extinct animals.

€ (100-150)
72 2108 Anatomy  Albinus B S 72 2108 Anatomy Albinus B S
72 2108 Anatomy  Albinus B S 72 2108 Anatomy Albinus B S
72 2108 Anatomy  Albinus B S 72 2108 Anatomy Albinus B S
72 2108 Anatomy  Albinus B S 72 2108 Anatomy Albinus B S
72 2108 Anatomy  Albinus B S 72 2108 Anatomy Albinus B S
72/2108 [Anatomy]. Albinus, B.S. Tabulae sceleti et musculorum corporis humani. Leyden, J. and H. Verbeek, 1747, title-p. w. engr. vignette, engr. dedic. plate, 29 (of 117) plates by J. WANDELAAR (incl. key leaves) and (29) textleaves, without binding, folio.

- Apart from the three plates of the man showing his muscles standing in the classical landscape (fine, but blank margins frayed/ chipped and 1x inkstained) most plates and text leaves have defects: the two plates with the skeleton standing in front of the rhinoceros are waterstained in upper margin of image and in lower blank margin; the other plates and textpages are (sl.) waterstained/ yellowed/ browned and occas. frayed (dedic. leaf badly waterstained and title browned); some of the key leaves w. pencil annots. Contents loose and without binding. Sold w.a.f.

= This copy consists of the following plates: 2 plates with skeletons (1x w. accomp. key leaf); 3 plates of the man showing his muscles, keyleaves I-VII for the Ossium humanorum section and plate VIII-XXV to the Musculorum section (incl. 1 key leaf). "Albinus' Tabulae selecti et musculorum, based on his concept of the "ideal man" (homo perfectus), is among the most artistically perfect of anatomical atlases. (...) The most famous plate in the atlas depicts a skeletal figure standing in front of an enormous grazing rhinoceros, sketched by Wandelaar from the first living specimen in Europe, which had arrived at the Amsterdam zoo in 1741." (Norman Library 29). Wellcome II, p.26; Heirs of Hippocrates 831; Garrison-Morton 399; Choulant-Frank p.276-283. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE L.

€ (700-900) 2100
72 2109 Anatomy  Cloquet J 72 2109 Anatomy Cloquet J
72/2109 [Anatomy]. Cloquet, J. Anatomie de l'homme ou description et figures lithographiées de toutes les parties du corps humain. Brussels, A. Wahlen, 1829, 2nd ed., lot of 23 lithogr. plates from the work, orig. printed wr., large folio.

- Partly (sl.) foxed and waterst.; edges sl. creased. Wrapper foxed, frayed and split(ting) along spine.

= The first anatomical atlas illustrated in lithography, illustrating in 300 plates (the complete atlas) the following subjects: "Osteologie", "Myologie", "Névrologie", "Angiologie", "Splanchnologie" and "Embryotomie". The first edition of this work, started in 1821, was only finished after 1831, and in the meantime, between 1825-1828, the second edition, "augmentée de l'anatomie comparée du cerveau de l'homme, avec les quatre classes d'animaux vertébrés, etc.", was published in instalments. Cf. Garrison/ Morton 409; Wellcome II, 360; Norman 490 (all the ed. 1821-1831). Rare.

€ (80-100) 80
72 2110 Anatomy  Coronel Sr  S 72 2110 Anatomy Coronel Sr S
72 2110 Anatomy  Coronel Sr  S 72 2110 Anatomy Coronel Sr S
72/2110 [Anatomy]. Coronel Sr., S. De Bloedsomloop en de Spijsvertering van den Mensch. Amst., A. van Klaveren, n.d. (±1900), 33,(1)p., 2 col. lithogr. multi-layered anatomical plates, 11 ills., orig. col. lithogr. clothbacked boards, 4to.

- Hinges weak, strengthened w. tape; first 2 lvs. w. 2 sm. stains. Frontcover waterstained.

Dr. Schmidt. Het menschelijk Lichaam. Zijn Bouw en zijne inwendige organen. Deventer, Kluwer & Co., n.d. (±1895), 20p., col. lithogr. multi-layered anatomical plate, 14 ills., orig. col. lithogr. limp boards, 4to.

- Title-p. browned and w. owner's annot. Covers sl. (water)stained.

AND 1 other movable book.

€ (40-60) 160
72 2111 Anatomy  Giles A E 72 2111 Anatomy Giles A E
72 2111 Anatomy  Giles A E 72 2111 Anatomy Giles A E
72 2111 Anatomy  Giles A E 72 2111 Anatomy Giles A E
72/2111 [Anatomy]. Giles, A.E. Anatomie en Physiologie van de Vrouwelijke Geslachtsorganen en van de Zwangerschap. Introd. H. Kooistra. Amst., Gebr. Graauw, n.d. (±1920), 3th ed., 32p., col. lithogr. multi-layered anatomical plate, orig. clothbacked boards, 4to.

- Covers sl. foxed.

Dr. Mulder. De bouw en de inwendige organen van het kinderlijk lichaam, door beweegbare platen aanschouwelijk voorgesteld. The Haque, Gebr. Belinfante, (1902), (4),30p., col. lithogr. multi-layered anatomical plate, ills., orig. col. lithogr. clothbacked boards, 4to.

- One quire loose, bent and sl. stained in blank margin; hinges weak, lower hinge strengthened w. tape; sm. tear in title-p.; stamp on title-p. Binding sl. worn and browned.

Boulanger, E. Handboek voor Gehuwden. Populaire Verhandeling over De Geslachtsorganen van den Man en de Vrouw, hun in- en uitwendige Bouw en Verrichtingen, als mede De Zwangerschap. Amst. Gebr. Graauw, n.d. (±1910), 72p., 2 col. lithogr. multi-layered anatomical plates, num. ills., orig. clothbacked boards, 4to.

- Bookplate on upper pastedown; hinges weak; title-p. browned; occas. trifle foxed. Covers sl. foxed.

€ (50-70) 160
72 2112 Anatomy  Schoondermark J 72 2112 Anatomy Schoondermark J
72 2112 Anatomy  Schoondermark J 72 2112 Anatomy Schoondermark J
72 2112 Anatomy  Schoondermark J 72 2112 Anatomy Schoondermark J
72/2112 [Anatomy]. Schoondermark, J. De Bouw en de Verrichtingen der Geslachtsorganen van den man. Amst., W.B. Moransard, n.d. (1895), 1st ed., 18,(2)p., col. lithogr. multi-layered anatomical plate, 6 woodengr ills., orig. dec. clothbacked boards, 4to.

- Contents loose; browned; sm. hole in plate and textlvs. Boards sl. foxed; trifle worn along extremities; backcover sl. stained.

Riedlin, G. Mannenleed, oorzaken en genezing. Baarn, Hollandia, 1916, 2nd ed., (6),171,(1 publ. adv.), contemp. hcl.

-Three sm. (water?)stains and annot. in pen on title-p.; occas. trifle foxed; annot. on lower pastedown; lower pastedown strengthened w. tape.

AND 1 other.

€ (50-70) 170
72 2113 Angling  Houghton W 72 2113 Angling Houghton W
72 2113 Angling  Houghton W 72 2113 Angling Houghton W
72 2113 Angling  Houghton W 72 2113 Angling Houghton W
72 2113 Angling  Houghton W 72 2113 Angling Houghton W
72/2113 [Angling]. Houghton, W. British Fresh-Water Fishes. London, W. Mackenzie, 1879, 2 vols., XXVI,98; 99-204p., 41 col. woodengr. plates and num. ills. by A.F. LYDON, contemp. unif. gilt black hmor., marbled edges, folio.

- Fine copy, with only occasional sl. foxing. Bindings trifle rubbed along extremities.

= Nissen, FB 78; Nissen, ZBI 2009.

€ (250-350) 250
72 2114 Apiculture  Siebold C T E von 72 2114 Apiculture Siebold C T E von
72/2114 [Apiculture]. Siebold, C.T.E. von. Wahre Parthenogenesis bei Schmetterlingen und Bienen. Leipsic, W. Engelmann, 1856, (8),144p., engr. plate, orig. wr., large 8vo.

- Waterstained in lower inner corner; foxed; partly unopened; stamp on wr. and title-p. Wrapper sl. dam., foxed and soiled.

Nelson, J.A. The embryology of the honey bee. Princeton/ London, Princeton University Press/ H. Milford Oxford University Press, 1915, (6),282p., 6 plates w. explanatory textlvs., num. ills., contemp. giltlettered cl., large 8vo.

- Owner's entry on title-p.; library stamp on first free endpaper. Binding sl. rubbed. = British Bee Books 470.

AND 7 others on apiculture in English, German and Dutch.

€ (80-100) 90
72 2115 Apiculture  Volledige beschrijving van alle konsten ambachten handwerken fabrieken  Veertiende stuk De honingbijënteelt 72 2115 Apiculture Volledige beschrijving van alle konsten ambachten handwerken fabrieken Veertiende stuk De honingbijënteelt
72/2115 [Apiculture]. Volledige beschrijving van alle konsten, ambachten, handwerken, fabrieken (...) Veertiende stuk. De honingbijënteelt. Dord., A. Blussé en zoon, 1797, (6),139,(5)p., 2 fold. engr. plates, contemp. gilt hcl.

- Library stamps on first free endpaper and title-p.; final 3 lvs. (incl. plates) sl. stained. Binding sl. worn; corners bumped.

€ (30-50) 40
72 2116 Astronomy  Argoli A 72 2116 Astronomy Argoli A
72 2116 Astronomy  Argoli A 72 2116 Astronomy Argoli A
72/2116 [Astronomy]. Argoli, A. Ephemerides exactissimae Caelestium motuum ad Longitudinem Almae Urbis, et Tychonis Brahe Hypotheses, ad deductas è Coelo accurate observationes ab Anno MDCXLI ad Annum MDCC. Lyon, J.A. Huguetan, 1677, (16),587,(3)p., engr. title-vignette, portrait, 1 plate, woodcut (1x engr.) astronomical ills., num. tables, contemp. limp vellum, 4to.

- Bookblock loose; lower (blank) corner of title-p. cut out; extensive old annots. on verso title-p. (shining through on recto); portrait loose; partly waterst. Vellum wrinkled.

= Houzeau/ Lancaster 15174.

€ (150-250) 190
72 2117 Astronomy  Becvar a 72 2117 Astronomy Becvar a
72/2117 [Astronomy]. Becvar, a. Atlas eclipticalis 1950.0 Prague, Publishing House of the Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences, 1974, 2nd ed., (2)p., 32 double-p. maps, orig. ringbound boards, folio.

- Three maps w. tear. Boards w. sm. stains.

= The atlas contains 32 maps showing the sky between +30 and -30 degrees.

€ (40-60)
72 2118 Astronomy  Ferguson J 72 2118 Astronomy Ferguson J
72/2118 [Astronomy]. Ferguson, J. De starrekunde voor jonge heeren en jufferen, op eene gemeenzaame wyze verhandeld in tien samenspraaken tusschen Neander en Eudosia. Amst., P. Meijer, 1771, 1st Dutch ed., (4),233,(3)p., 7 fold. engr. plates, contemp. gilt hcalf w. mor. letterpiece.

- Binding sl. worn. A fine copy.

= Poggendorf I, p.734; DSB IV, p.565: "A skilled designer of clocks and planispheres (as well as a "solar eclipsareon"), he [Ferguson] became an accomplished lecturer and expounder of Newtonian ideas, especially after the publication of his Astronomy Explained Upon Sir Isaac Newton's Principles (1756), which went through seventeen editions." Most of the plates show astronomical instruments.

€ (200-300) 200
72 2119 Aviation  Foster Fraser J 72 2119 Aviation Foster Fraser J
72/2119 [Aviation]. Foster Fraser, J. Aircraft in Peace and War 1909-1919. A souvenir. Leeds/ Hull/ London, The Blackburn Aeroplane & Motor Company, 1919, 62p., 1 fold. plate, 2 tipped-in col. plates, num. ills., orig. boards, 4to.

- Owner's stamp on title-p.; one leaf w. col. ink smudges.

The Modern Light Aeroplane. London, Shell-Mex and B.P. Ltd., n.d. (±1935), (12)p., 4 col. plates w. movable parts, orig. wr., folio.

- One plate lacks movable part(s).

AND 7 others, mainly small publications. - ADDED: 2 others on railways from the SPOORWEGSERIE (±1940).

€ (50-70) 50
72 2120 Aviation  Hispano Suiza 72 2120 Aviation Hispano Suiza
72 2120 Aviation  Hispano Suiza 72 2120 Aviation Hispano Suiza
72 2120 Aviation  Hispano Suiza 72 2120 Aviation Hispano Suiza
72 2120 Aviation  Hispano Suiza 72 2120 Aviation Hispano Suiza
72/2120 [Aviation]. Hispano-Suiza. Moteurs d'Aviation Hispano-Suiza. (Paris), Société Française Hispano-Suiza, n.d. (±1932), (40)p., (photogr.) ills., orig. embossed limp silver boards, obl. 4to.

- Some scattered stamps; 2 lvs. w. sl. superficial dam. caused by formerly sticking together. Boards sl. rubbed and scratched.

Milan Fair. Report on the Second International Aircraft Exhibition. Milan, n.publ., 1937, (23)p., ills., orig. wr. - AND 6 others, incl. 2 small brochures and a pricelist concerning the 3rd International Aircraft Exhibition (Milan, 1939).

€ (70-90) 70
72 2121 Aviation  Junkers 72 2121 Aviation Junkers
72 2121 Aviation  Junkers 72 2121 Aviation Junkers
72/2121 [Aviation]. Junkers. (Junkers G38). N.pl., Junkers, n.d. (±1930), (9) lvs., 18 orig. photographs (partly depicting technical details and cross sections), manuscript captions, orig. cordbound wr., obl. 4to.

= The Junkers G38 was the largest aircraft of the 1920s. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XLIX.

€ (100-150) 100
72 2122 Aviation  Koolhoven Aircraft 72 2122 Aviation Koolhoven Aircraft
72 2122 Aviation  Koolhoven Aircraft 72 2122 Aviation Koolhoven Aircraft
72/2122 [Aviation]. Koolhoven Aircraft. F.K. 40. Commercial Monoplane. Rott., Koolhoven Aircraft, n.d. (±1930), 9 typescript lvs., 2 tipped-in orig. photographs, 3 plates/ tables, orig. cordbound wr., folio.

= The Koolhoven F.K. 40 was constructed in 1928 for KLM. Only one aircraft was actually made and was eventually sold to the Spanish Republic to be used as an air ambulance during the civil war.

€ (100-150) 120
72 2123 Aviation  Kwiecinski B J 72 2123 Aviation Kwiecinski B J
72 2123 Aviation  Kwiecinski B J 72 2123 Aviation Kwiecinski B J
72/2123 [Aviation]. Kwiecinski, B.J. l'Aéronautique en Pologne. Introd. Prince J. Radziwiłł. Warsaw, Aeroklub Rzeczypospolitej Polskiej, 1935, 122,(2)p., (facs.) plates, portraits, printed in 2000 numb. copies, orig. giltlettered cl., 4to.

- Spine sl. rubbed.

€ (50-70) 90
72 2124 Aviation  Pander & Zonen Afdeeling vliegtuigen 72 2124 Aviation Pander & Zonen Afdeeling vliegtuigen
72 2124 Aviation  Pander & Zonen Afdeeling vliegtuigen 72 2124 Aviation Pander & Zonen Afdeeling vliegtuigen
72/2124 [Aviation]. Pander & Zonen. Afdeeling vliegtuigen. Lot of 2 trade catalogues. The Hague, Pander & Zonen, n.d., 6 parts in 2 vols., each part w. photogr. "title-p." and a number of text lvs. w. details, orig. unif. stapled wr., 4to.

- One part (Pander type P III) lacks text lvs.

= Rare catalogues containing details of 6 diff. airplanes designed by Pander: EF 85; EG 100 "Normaal"; EG 100 "Groot Tourisme"; EH 120 "Luxe"; P "Super Sport"; P III.

€ (70-90) 100
72 2125 Aviation  Pratt & Whitney 72 2125 Aviation Pratt & Whitney
72 2125 Aviation  Pratt & Whitney 72 2125 Aviation Pratt & Whitney
72/2125 [Aviation]. Pratt & Whitney. Series "C" Twin Wasp. East Hartford, Pratt & Whitney, 1938, (24)p., ills., orig. shaped circular wr.

- Backwr. creased.

Dowty Equipment. Dowty Levered Suspension. Cheltenham etc., Dowty Equipment Ltd., n.d. (±1940), 14,(2)p. (incl. wr.), ills., orig. wr., 4to. - AND 4 others, publ. by Comper Aircraft Co., De Havilland and Sikorsky Aircraft.

€ (100-150) 100
72 2126 Bailey L H 72 2126 Bailey L H
72/2126 Bailey, L.H. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture. New York, Macmillan Company, 1958, 17th rev. and enl. ed., 3 vols., XXIV,1200; VI,1201-2421; VI,2423-3639p., (col.) plates, over 4000 ills., orig. unif. gilt cl., 4to.

- Ex-library copies.

= Massive work on all aspects of horticulture. Profusely illustrated, with many biographies, bibliographies, etc.

AND 1 other on horticulture: L.H. GRINDON, British and Garden Botany (London, n.d. (1864), ills., embossed cl.).

€ (40-60)
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