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LES LECONS DE SAGESSE Contes d'une Mère à ses Filles, traduits de L'Anglais de Mis. Mathews

by Bertin, T.P. translated from English of Mrs. [C.] Mathews

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1822
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Paris: Genets Jeune 3rd enlarged & revised edition, 1822. Hardcover. Very Good. Plates (3) + pictorial engraved titlepage. 132x82mm gilt dark brown roan-spined boards with marbled covers. Spine decoratively gilt and blind-stamped (edges lightly rubbed). All edges marbled. Frontispiece + tissue guard + engraved titlepage +174pp. Name to front free endpaper (Mary Ashworth) and a few pages… Read more
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cover of MELANIE ET LUCETTE ou les avantages d’une éducation religieuse Ouvrage utile aux jeune gens de l'un et de l'autre sexe

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Tours France: Mame et Cie 12th edition, 1846. Hardcover. Good. Copperplate frontis. 138x87mm gilt cartonage romantique with pictorial vingette to front cover (edges & gilt rubbed ends of spine worn vignette very darkened). Prize bookplate of Institution de Mlles Tucker a Calais to Helena Gower and ownership name Agnes Gower to pastedown, 180pp. Contents clean and tight.… Read more
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cover of LA COLOMBE Conte pour les Enfans par l'auteur des Oeufs de paques Traduit de l'allemand

LA COLOMBE Conte pour les Enfans par l'auteur des Oeufs de paques Traduit de l'allemand

by Schmid, Christophe von, 1768-1854] here only Author of Oeufs de paques

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Published
1829
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Good
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Paris & Strasbourg: Levrault, 1829. Hardcover. Good. Lithographs (2 + titlepage vignette) by J.F.G. Levrault. 132x85mm pictorial boards (edges worn & spine paper rubbed off) 90pp. Some pale foxing but neat and tight. No free endpapers called for as issued. This title not in Gumuchian.
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cover of LE LIVRE DE FAMILLE par Berquin, Nouvelle édition revue et illustré par M.F. Raimond, Ornée de quatre jolies gravures

LE LIVRE DE FAMILLE par Berquin, Nouvelle édition revue et illustré par M.F. Raimond, Ornée de quatre jolies gravures

by Berquin [Arnaud, 1747-1791] revised by M.F. Raimond

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1829
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Paris: Masson et Yonet, 1829. Hardcover. Good. Engraved plates (4) by Willacys. 12mo leather spined boards with vellum tips (cover split/edges worn) 342pp (plates numbered Vol.9 + page number but no other indication that this is part of a set). Complete in this volume and the plates seem to have been used in an earlier Renouard or Bargeass… Read more
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cover of LECTURES GRADUEES POUR LES ENFANS DU PREMIER AGE .. Nouvelle édition, corrigée et illustrée. Tome Premier

LECTURES GRADUEES POUR LES ENFANS DU PREMIER AGE .. Nouvelle édition, corrigée et illustrée. Tome Premier

by Gaultier, L'Abbé [Louis Edouard Camille]

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Published
1845
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Paris: Jules Renouard new edition corrected & illustrated, 1845. Hardcover. Good. Wood-engraved text illustrations including illustrated Alphabet, short paragraphs on animals, morals etc. & puppet show playlet. 140x90mm pink cloth spined pink paste-paper boards with paper title label (spine faded, edges rubbed, corners bumped). Endpapers made of 13pp of publisher's book list printed on yellow paper +358pp with… Read more
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cover of PETITS CONTES DE MA NOURRICE ou les Feeries Amusantes par le Papa Bronner

PETITS CONTES DE MA NOURRICE ou les Feeries Amusantes par le Papa Bronner

by Bronner, Le Papa [Franz Xaver Bronner 1758-1850]

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1845
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Tours France: R. Pornin et Cie. 1st edition, 1845. Hardcover. Good. Frontispiece with tissue guard. 140x85mm dark blue gilt embossed cartonage romantique (rebacked in plain dark blue/gilt rubbed) contemporary Brussels bookseller label to pastdown and inscription to Miss Applin dated 1848 to front free endpaper. Half title + approbation leaf + frontis + titlepage + iv +… Read more
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cover of NOUVEAUX CONTES A RIRE, et Aventures Plaisantes ou Recreations Francoises. Vingtieme Edition. Tome I. Tome II

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Cologne: Roger Bontemps 20th edition, 1722. Hardcover. Good. Copper engraved frontispieces [2] by G. Schoute. Two Volumes in One, a vastly expanded edition, with nearly 700 pages of amusing items. Small octavo (150 x 97mm or 6" x 3.8") no longer bound into covers but book block completely tight and neat with original sewn-in headbands still present as… Read more
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LES DECOUVERTES DE Mr.JEAN

by Desbeaux,Emile

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Published
1883
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Good+
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Paris: P.Ducrocq, 1883. Hardcover. Good+. Illustrations (106 fullpage and text) + head and tailpieces Quarto red gilt pcitorial cloth on bevelled boards with fine nautical scene to front cover (tips worn/lower hinge repaired) All Edges Gilt. Halftitle, +Frontis +TP+296pp. Some pale foxing mainly to prelims and end but mostly clean and fine. A handsome production.
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MOI ET MES POUPEES

by Sobel,Mme J. De (Vavasseur illustrator)

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1900 approx)
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Paris: Quantin, 1900 approx). Hardcover. Very Good. Illustrated by Vavasseur 16mo pictorial beige cloth (marked/spine damaged/tips worn) 112pgs 5 illustrations are child-colored (neatly) paper edge-browned & name on FEP *Fate of 3 dolls belonging to Margarite
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GIL BLAS de Santillana

by LeSage

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Published
1892
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Barcelona: Salvatella, 1892. Hardcover. Good. Chromoliths (6) 2 VOLUMES in one octavo pictorial cloth (tips rubbed) 656+368pgs some foxing/browning & slight adhesion or offsetting to plates else G+ *SPANISH TEXT
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ALLERLEI AUS A. HENDSCHEL'S SKIZZENMAPPEN

by Hendschel,Albert

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1870 approx)
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Frankfurt: Hendschel, 1870 approx). Hardcover. Very Good. lichtdruck" after Hendschel's work by Martin Rommel & Co, Stuttgart Small folio gilt lettered pictorial cloth (tips worn/third of lower hinge splitting) 40pp of illustrations of children, animals, scenes, folk costumes etc. *Bookplate of George Fleming EPs browned else V.G and unfoxed
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GOETHE UND GEOTHESTATTEN

by Pechel,Dr. Rud

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Published
1932
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Zurich & Leipzig, 1932. Hardcover. Very Good. Plates (88) Octavo cloth spined pictorial boards (tips worn/spine darkened) 56pgs+catal. library label on FEP else clean tight copy incl. several facsimiles of Goethe items.
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RUETLI ADDRESS & IN THE HEART OF SWITZERLAND .. translated by J.E. Nenninger & C. Palmer

by Burckhardt, Carl J. & Hiltbrunner, H. (Hans Erni illustrations)

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Published
1955
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Basel: Ciba, 1955. Softcover. Very Good. Reproductions in colour of 4 tempera paintings by Hans Erni; first printing of these privately commissioned works of art. Oblong octavo wood-spined paper-wraps in slipcase *Produced on the occasion of the Internat'l Congress of Chemistry 1955 by Ciba Ltd.
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BEMERKUNGEN UBER SCHWEIZERISCHE KATHEDRALEN

by Burckhardt,Jacob

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1946
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Basel: Amerbach 1st edition, 1946. Hardcover. Very Good. Plates (16) Duodecimo decorated boards with paper label 69pgs V.G+ GERMAN TEXT
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WIESEN-BUCH

by Waggerl,Karl Heinrich

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Published
1952
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Germany: Insel Verlag No.426, 1952. Hardcover. Very Good. Scissor cut silhouettes (16) Duodecimo pictorial boards with cover label (tips sl.worn/1cm split to one hinge) 79pp neat but no dust jacket, if issued. TEXT IN GERMAN natural history of a meadow
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TOCHTER DES MARQUIS

by Putz,Everilda von (Otto Maehlin illustrator)

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1890s
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Koeln (Cologne): Bachem, 1890s. Hardcover. Very Good. Tinted plates( 4) by Otto Maehln. Octavo cloth with large chromolith onlay gilt (tips slightly worn/spine rubbed) 168pgs slight foxing else clean and tight.
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TRANQUILLE ET TOURBILLON

by Fleuriot,Senaide

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Published
1901
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Paris: Hachette 7th edition, 1901. Hardcover. Very Good. Woodengraved plates & text illustrations by A. Ferdinandus 176x118mm red gilt cloth (tips slightly marked) All Edges Gilt 303pgs slight paper browning else V.G+
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PETIT COMMISSIONNAIRE .. ouvrage pour la jeunesse imite de l'Anglais

by Anon

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Published
1896
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Toulouse, 1896. Hardcover. Very Good. Woodengraved frontis of bookshop + 3 plates. 179x109mm pictorial boards (tips slightly worn) 209pgs inscription on front end-paper possibly signed Veen (from van Veen collection).
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MUSIK BEI JACOB BURCKHARDT,Die

by Schneider,Max G

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Published
1946
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Basel: Amerbach, 1946. Hardcover. Very Good. Facsimile documents bound in at end 180x117mm boards with onlaid label (slightly marked/ spine darkened/tips rubbed) 132pgs paper-edge browned else clean, tight copy GERMAN TEXT
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TROMPETER VON SAEKINGEN ein Sang vom Oberrhein

by Scheffel,J.V

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Published
1905
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Stuttgart: Bony reprint, 1905. Hardcover. Very Good. Engraved pictorial titlepage Small octavo red gilt pictorial cloth (tips rubbed/lower cover damaged with corner loss upper cover very bright/spine bit faded) All Edges Gilt 280pgs V.G
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