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Auction Description for Swann: MAPS, ATLASES, NATURAL HISTORY, EPHEMERA
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Exhibition & Sale Schedule: Sale 2297 - Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Historical Prints, Ephemera - begins at 10:30am in New York on Thurs, December 6. All material in Sale 2297 on display at our premises in New York City, 104 East 25th Street, as follows - Sat, Dec 1: Noon to 5pm - Mon, Dec 3: 10am to 6pm - Tues, Dec 4: 10am to 6pm - Wed, Dec 5: 10am to 6pm - No exhibition on day of sale.

MAPS, ATLASES, NATURAL HISTORY, EPHEMERA

by Swann Auction Galleries

Platinum House

553 lots | 268 with images

December 6, 2012

Live Auction

104 East 25th Street

New York, NY, 10010 USA

Phone: 212.254.4710

Fax: 212 979 1017

Email: swann@swanngalleries.com

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(BOTANICAL.) Loudon, Jane Webb. British Wild Flowers.

Lot 301: (BOTANICAL.) Loudon, Jane Webb. British Wild Flowers.

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Description: (BOTANICAL.) Loudon, Jane Webb. British Wild Flowers. 60 lovely hand-colored lithographed plates. 4to, publisher's gilt-pictorial cloth, backstrip somewhat faded and nicked at ends; hinges just starting, otherwise an unusually fine copy. London, 1849

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Lot 302: (BOTANICAL.) Mordant de Launay and Loiseleur-Deslongchamps. Flore des Jardiniers, Amateurs et Manufacturiers.

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Description: (BOTANICAL.) Mordant de Launay and Loiseleur-Deslongchamps. Flore des Jardiniers, Amateurs et Manufacturiers. 97 hand-colored engraved plates. Volume 4, only (of 4). 4to, contemporary 1/4 calf, worn and rubbed, front cover loose; plates slightly toned throughout. Paris, 1836

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(BOTANICAL.) Quintinye, Jean de. The Compleat Gard'ner.  1693

Lot 303: (BOTANICAL.) Quintinye, Jean de. The Compleat Gard'ner. 1693

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Description: (BOTANICAL.) Quintinye, Jean de. The Compleat Gard'ner; or, Directions for Cultivating and Right Ordering of Fruit-Gardens and Kitchen-Gardens; with Divers Reflections on Several Parts of Husbandry . . . To which is added, His Treatise of Orange-Trees, with the Raising of Melons, omitted in the French Editions. Made English by John Evelyn Esquire. Engraved frontispiece portrait and 11 plates, including 2 double-page. [44], 184 [i. e., 192], [4], 204 [i. e., 184], [4], 80 pages. Folio, contemporary paneled calf gilt, spine ends chipped, joints cracked, cords intact; light marginal dampstains and minor soiling on opening leaves, worming not impairing legibility through upper portion of approximately 60 leaves in middle of volume and 10 leaves at end. Earl of Ilchester armorial bookplate. London: Matthew Gillyflower and James Partridge, 1693

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(BOTANICAL.) Quintinye, Jean de. Instruction pour les Jardins Fruitiers et Potagers.  2 vols.  1716

Lot 304: (BOTANICAL.) Quintinye, Jean de. Instruction pour les Jardins Fruitiers et Potagers. 2 vols. 1716

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Description: (BOTANICAL.) Quintinye, Jean de. Instruction pour les Jardins Fruitiers et Potagers; Avec un Traite des Orangers, & des Reflexions sur l'Agriculture . . . Nouvelle Edition. 13 engraved plates. [8], 16, 23 [i. e., 32], [8], 666, [4]; [12], 562, [30] pages. 2 volumes. 4to, contemporary calf gilt; occasional toning, scattered marginal foxing, old inscription washed out of Volume 1 title, small abrasion hole in blank portion of Volume 2 title. Paris: Charles Osmont, 1716

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Lot 305: (BOTANICAL.) Sowerby, James. English Botany; or, Coloured Figures of British Plants. Second Edition.

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Description: (BOTANICAL.) Sowerby, James. English Botany; or, Coloured Figures of British Plants. Second Edition. Volume XII. 283 hand-colored engraved plates, most appearing to be seaweed or freshwater grasses. Thick 8vo, early 1/2 morocco; extremities rubbed; internally clean. London, 1846

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Lot 306: (BOTANICAL.) Sowerby, John. The Ferns of Great Britain * The Grasses of Great Britain.

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Description: (BOTANICAL.) Sowerby, John. The Ferns of Great Britain * The Grasses of Great Britain. Together, 2 volumes; first with 49 hand-colored plates, second with 144 hand-colored plates. 8vo, both in modern 1/2 morocco; first volume quite clean, second with scattered foxing to the plates. London, 1855; 1861

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(BOTANICAL--NURSERY CATALOGUE.) Chase Brothers Company. Nursery catalogue containing approximately 150 chromolithographed plates,

Lot 307: (BOTANICAL--NURSERY CATALOGUE.) Chase Brothers Company. Nursery catalogue containing approximately 150 chromolithographed plates,

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Description: (BOTANICAL--NURSERY CATALOGUE.) Chase Brothers Company. Nursery catalogue containing approximately 150 chromolithographed plates, showing all manner of fruits, flowers, shrubs and trees. Oblong 8vo, gilt-lettered crushed morocco, minor wear at extremities; internally clean. Rochester, NY, probably 1880s

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Lot 308: (BOTANICAL--NURSERY CATALOGUE.) Nurseryman's catalogue,

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Description: (BOTANICAL--NURSERY CATALOGUE.) Nurseryman's catalogue, containing 41 chromolithographed plates of fruit, flowers, and trees, by Vredenburg & Co. of Rochester. Oblong 8vo, original cloth, somewhat worn; one plate defaced, one plate with inked scrawl on verso. Np, circa 1900

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Lot 309: (BOTANICAL--SPECIMENS.) Group of 4 small albums with pressed flowers.

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Description: (BOTANICAL--SPECIMENS.) Group of 4 small albums with pressed flowers. 8vo and 4to, one in original cloth, remaining in original wrappers. United States, early 20th century

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Lot 310: BROCKEDON, WILLIAM. Illustrations of the Passes of the Alps. 2 vols. 1828-29

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Description: BROCKEDON, WILLIAM. Illustrations of the Passes of the Alps. 13 maps, 96 engraved plates. 2 volumes. 4to, publisher's 1/2 calf over boards, second volume lacking the leather entirely, other wear at extremities; dampstaining along top edge of second volume, affecting text and some images, other foxing and browning. London, 1828-29

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Lot 311: BUCK, SAMUEL and NATHANIEL. Bound volume containing engraved subscribers' list and 24 plates of abbeys, castles, and palaces in Sussex

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Description: BUCK, SAMUEL and NATHANIEL. Bound volume containing engraved subscribers' list and 24 plates of abbeys, castles, and palaces in Sussex, Surrey, Middlesex, and Hertfordshire. Oblong folio, 284x451 mm, old 1/2 sheep, quite worn; some marginal soiling and dampstaining, wormhole in blank upper inner corner of first few leaves, conspicuous clean tear across plate 16 crudely repaired, plate 24 torn and repaired with image loss. Np, 1737

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BUCKLER, JOHN. Cathedral Abbey and Collegiate Churches in England & Wales

Lot 312: BUCKLER, JOHN. Cathedral Abbey and Collegiate Churches in England & Wales

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Description: BUCKLER, JOHN. Cathedral Abbey and Collegiate Churches in England & Wales [supplied title]. 53 mammoth plates, including 26 simple line-engraved architectural views, and 27 beautiful drypoint etched or mezzotinted views. Folio, 740x530 mm, modern 1/2 morocco; ex-library, with stamp on supplied (?) title and 2 of the plates. London, 1843 [from the supplied title]

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CAMDEN, WILLIAM. Camden's Britannia, Newly Translated into English . . . Publish'd by Edmund Gibson.  1695

Lot 313: CAMDEN, WILLIAM. Camden's Britannia, Newly Translated into English . . . Publish'd by Edmund Gibson. 1695

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Description: CAMDEN, WILLIAM. Camden's Britannia, Newly Translated into English . . . Publish'd by Edmund Gibson. Engraved frontispiece of the author; 50 double-page maps; 2 double- and 9 single-page numismatic plates. [16] leaves, cxcvi columns, [1] leaf, 832 columns, 833-48 pages, 849-1116 [i. e., 118] columns, [22] leaves. Folio, 377x226 mm, modern 1/4 calf; outer margin of portrait cropped, marginal soiling and minor stains on portrait and title, contents otherwise generally clean. London: F. Collins for A. Swalle et al., 1695

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Lot 314: (CARICATURE.) Leech, John. Follies of the Year.

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Description: (CARICATURE.) Leech, John. Follies of the Year. 21 hand-colored plates. Oblong small folio, 1/2 morocco gilt, some wear at extremities; internally clean. London, circa 1864

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Lot 315: CORINTH, LOVIS. Das Leben des Götz von Berlichingen.

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Description: CORINTH, LOVIS. Das Leben des Götz von Berlichingen. Lithographed additional title, 13 lithographed plates by Corinth, each Signed in pencil. Square folio, 1/4 vellum, fore-edge of front cover damaged, fore-edge or rear cover slightly damaged. one of 125 numbered copies signed by corinth. sold as is./span Berlin, 1920

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Lot 316: (COSTUME.) Art - Goût - Beauté.

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Description: (COSTUME.) Art - Goût - Beauté. Group of 13 miscellaneous issues, with numerous color pochoir plates and illustrations, color printed plates and illustrations, some double-page. 4to, original wrappers, some wrappers loose and chipped at edges. Issues have been cannibalized, but over a dozen full- and double-page pochoir plates remain, plus many color printed plates. Paris, 1924-29

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(COSTUME.) Gazette du Bon Ton.

Lot 317: (COSTUME.) Gazette du Bon Ton.

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Description: (COSTUME.) Gazette du Bon Ton. Volume 3, Numbers 1-10 [complete]. 79 pochoir and color printed plates, numerous color ads, full complement of additional plates as Croquis, Maquettes, etc., including the 8 Dufy croquis. 8vo, original wrappers, few joints just starting, one rear cover browned; internally clean. Paris, 1920

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Lot 318: (COSTUME--FABRIC SAMPLE BOOK.) Salts (Saltaire) Limited. Fabric sample book from the mills at Saltaire owned by Titus Salt,

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Description: (COSTUME--FABRIC SAMPLE BOOK.) Salts (Saltaire) Limited. Fabric sample book from the mills at Saltaire owned by Titus Salt, including over 2500 mounted samples of his patterns in wool. Thick large folio, contemporary 1/2 morocco, very worn but cords holding; fore-edges a bit ragged, samples in excellent shape. Saltaire, West Yorkshire, last quarter 19th century

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Lot 319: DIDEROT and d'ALEMBERT. Recueil de Planches, pour la Nouvelle Édition du Dictionnaire . . . Tome Troisieme.

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Description: DIDEROT and d'ALEMBERT. Recueil de Planches, pour la Nouvelle Édition du Dictionnaire . . . Tome Troisieme. 124 engraved plates dealing with surgery, military strategy and arms making, architecture, musical notation, astronomy, etc. Small 4to, contemporary 1/4 calf, extremities worn, internally clean. Lucerne and Berne: Sociétés Typographiques, 1781

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Lot 320: DIDEROT and d'ALEMBERT. Bound volume containing 65 plates from the Encyclopedie,

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Description: DIDEROT and d'ALEMBERT. Bound volume containing 65 plates from the Encyclopedie, dealng with iron, its mining and use in furnaces, forges, anchors, etc. Folio, contemporary calf, rebacked; accompanied by many text leaves. Paris, 1765

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DUGDALE, WILLIAM. Monasticon Anglicanum: or, the History of the Ancient Abbies, Monasteries, Hospitals . . . in England and Wales.

Lot 321: DUGDALE, WILLIAM. Monasticon Anglicanum: or, the History of the Ancient Abbies, Monasteries, Hospitals . . . in England and Wales.

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Description: DUGDALE, WILLIAM. Monasticon Anglicanum: or, the History of the Ancient Abbies, Monasteries, Hospitals . . . in England and Wales. Engraved additional title, 102 engraved plates. with/span--Stevens. The History of the Antient Abbeys . . . being Two Additional Volumes to Sir William Dugdale's Monasticon Anglicanum. 2 volumes, including the Index. 50 engraved plates. Together, 3 volumes. Folio, uniform early straight-grain morocco gilt, some wear at extremities; internally clean. London, 1718; 1722-23

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Lot 322: (FISHES.) Yarrell, William. A History of British Fishes.

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Description: (FISHES.) Yarrell, William. A History of British Fishes. Hundreds of text illustrations. 2 volumes. 8vo, lovely morocco gilt extra. first edition./span London, 1836

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(FISHES--HAWAII.) Jordan and Evermann. The Aquatic Resources of the Hawaiian Islands.

Lot 323: (FISHES--HAWAII.) Jordan and Evermann. The Aquatic Resources of the Hawaiian Islands.

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Description: (FISHES--HAWAII.) Jordan and Evermann. The Aquatic Resources of the Hawaiian Islands. Issued as a Bulletin of the United States Fish Commission. Vol. XXIII, for 1903. Volume 1, only (of 3), with 63 chromolithographed plates, numerous in text plates and illustrations, some in color, large folding map. Thick small 4to, original calf, extremities a tad worn; title-page supplied in facsimile but internally clean. House Doc., 58th Congress, 2d Session, Doc. 752. Washington, 1905

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(HORSES.) Fiaschi, Cesare. Trattato dell'Imbrigliare, Mannegiare, et Ferrare Cavalli.  1556

Lot 324: (HORSES.) Fiaschi, Cesare. Trattato dell'Imbrigliare, Mannegiare, et Ferrare Cavalli. 1556

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Description: (HORSES.) Fiaschi, Cesare. Trattato dell'Imbrigliare, Mannegiare, et Ferrare Cavalli. Woodcut illustrations throughout depicting bits, horseshoes, and equestrian scenes. [8], 171 pages. 4to, 18th-century paste-paper boards, spine heavily worn; minor repair in blank outer margin of title, some marginal dampstaining and foxing toward end; cloth slipcase. first edition./span Nissen ZBI 1350 note. Bologna: Anselmo Giaccarelli, 1556

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(HORSES.) Pferde Geschier Muster [spine title on case]. Two booklets of watercolor drawings of horses in bridles and harnesses. 18th ct

Lot 325: (HORSES.) Pferde Geschier Muster [spine title on case]. Two booklets of watercolor drawings of horses in bridles and harnesses. 18th ct

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Description: (HORSES.) Pferde Geschier Muster [spine title on case]. Two booklets containing, respectively, 54 and 13 pen-and-ink and watercolor drawings signed "M. F(?)ölsch" or "M. F(?)ölsch Riemermeister," some heightened with gold or silver, depicting horses in a wide variety of bridles and harnesses. 231x370 and 250x395 mm, sewn without covers, with marbled paper over spines; scattered minor stains, most drawings in the first booklet trimmed and mounted; contemporary 1/4 sheep case with hinged lid and hook closures. Bibliotheca Franc. de Wiesenthal and Prince Liechtenstein bookplates. German-speaking Europe, 18th century

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(HORSES.) Ridinger, Johann Elias. Vorstellung und Beschreibung derer Schul und Campagne Pferden.  1760 [i. e., 1761]

Lot 326: (HORSES.) Ridinger, Johann Elias. Vorstellung und Beschreibung derer Schul und Campagne Pferden. 1760 [i. e., 1761]

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Description: (HORSES.) Ridinger, Johann Elias. Vorstellung und Beschreibung derer Schul und Campagne Pferden nach ihren Lectionen. German and French text. 62 etched plates of equestrian exercises. [2], 35, [1], 8 pages, including engraved title. Folio, red levant gilt by Zaehnsdorf, raised bands rubbed, front joint worn; possibly washed, with occasional light residual soiling, bookplate removed from front pastedown; cloth slipcase. first edition./span Nissen ZBI 3415. Augsburg, 1760 [i. e., 1761]

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Lot 327: (INSECTS.) Denny, Henry. Monographia Anoplurorum Britanniae; or, An Essay on The British Species of Parasitic Insects. 1842

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Description: (INSECTS.) Denny, Henry. Monographia Anoplurorum Britanniae; or, An Essay on The British Species of Parasitic Insects. 8vo, original cloth, recased, spine ends chipped, rear joint partly cracked; light foxing on plates, pencil captions in blank upper margin of each. first edition./span Nissen ZBI 1076. London, 1842

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Lot 328: (INSECTS.) Duncan, James. Entomology. Exotic Moths.

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Description: (INSECTS.) Duncan, James. Entomology. Exotic Moths. Volume 23 of Jardine's Naturalist's Library. Portrait frontispiece, engraved additional title, 29 vibrant hand-colored plates of insects, one uncolored plate (#9), 2 related uncolored plates. Small 8vo, publisher's cloth, front cover very slightly stained; generally clean internally. Edinburgh and London, 1858

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(INSECTS.) Jardine, William. Entomology.

Lot 329: (INSECTS.) Jardine, William. Entomology.

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Description: (INSECTS.) Jardine, William. Entomology. Volumes 28-34 from The Naturalist's Library series. Together, 7 volumes, each with portrait frontispiece, most lettering pieces defective, hand-colored engraved additional title, plus the full complement of plates (almost all hand-colored). Small 8vo, early 1/2 calf, worn at extremties; scattered foxing and soiling. Edinburgh: Lizars, 1830s

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Lot 330: (JAPAN.) Andô, Hiroshige. Souvenirs from Edo

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Description: (JAPAN.) Andô, Hiroshige. Souvenirs from Edo (Ehon Edo miyage). Full- and double-page color woodblock plates throughout. Small 8vo, original wrappers with portion of paper title label; minor worming on several leaves. Tokyo: Kikuya Kôzaburô, Edo period [before 1868]

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Lot 331: (JAPAN.) Enthronement of the One Hundred Twenty-Fourth Emperor of Japan

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Description: (JAPAN.) Enthronement of the One Hundred Twenty-Fourth Emperor of Japan [Hirohito]. Color woodblock print by Hiroshi Yoshida, profusion of illustrations. Folio, original pictorial purple silk, some wear at extremities. Tokyo, 1928

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(JAPAN.) Hanabusa, Itchô. Pictures of Groups of Butterflies

Lot 332: (JAPAN.) Hanabusa, Itchô. Pictures of Groups of Butterflies

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Description: (JAPAN.) Hanabusa, Itchô. Pictures of Groups of Butterflies (Gunchô gaei). Full- and double-page woodblock plates throughout. Small 4to, original stitched wrappers with paper title label, a trifle soiled. Tokyo: Hanabusa Heikichi, An'ei [1778]

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Lot 333: (JAPAN.) Hartshorne, Anna C. Japan and Her People.

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Description: (JAPAN.) Hartshorne, Anna C. Japan and Her People. Profusion of plates. 2 volumes. 8vo, publisher's gilt-stamped cloth, spine ends very slightly rubbed. Philadelphia, (1902)

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(JAPAN.) Ikeda, Eisen. Illustration Models

Lot 335: (JAPAN.) Ikeda, Eisen. Illustration Models

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Description: (JAPAN.) Ikeda, Eisen. Illustration Models (Gahon Nishiki no fukuro). [60] pages. Each page with multiple two-tone woodblock models for artists, by an early master of the ukiyo-e. 8vo, original stitched wrappers with paper title label. Osaka: Kawachiya Mohei, Bunsei 11 [1828]

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(JAPAN.) Ikeda, Eisen. Illustrations of Brave Men

Lot 336: (JAPAN.) Ikeda, Eisen. Illustrations of Brave Men

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Description: (JAPAN.) Ikeda, Eisen. Illustrations of Brave Men (Buyû sakigake ezu). Full- and double-page wookblock prints throughout. 8vo, original stitched wrappers with paper title label, one cover loose; mild dampstaining in one corner throughout. Tokyo and Nagoya: Eirakuya Tôshirô, circa 1850

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(JAPAN.) Illustrations of Historical Family Crests known to the Association of Family Crest Illustrators of Kyoto.

Lot 337: (JAPAN.) Illustrations of Historical Family Crests known to the Association of Family Crest Illustrators of Kyoto.

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Description: (JAPAN.) Illustrations of Historical Family Crests known to the Association of Family Crest Illustrators of Kyoto. (Heian monkan). [248] pages. Each page with multiple images of crests. Oblong small 4to, original pictorial silk, quite worn at edges; internally clean. Kyoto: Kyôto Somemono Dôgyô Kumiai, Shôwa 11 [1936]

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(JAPAN.) Inouma, Asamaro; and Furuya, Kôrin. Catalogue of 16 Old Rituals

Lot 338: (JAPAN.) Inouma, Asamaro; and Furuya, Kôrin. Catalogue of 16 Old Rituals

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Description: (JAPAN.) Inouma, Asamaro; and Furuya, Kôrin. Catalogue of 16 Old Rituals (Kyûgi sôshoku jûrokushiki zufu). 18 block-printed color plates, most of them double-page. Oblong 4to (accordion style), original patterned cloth. Kyoto: Kyôto Bijutsu Kyôkai, Meiji 36 [1903]

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(JAPAN.) Kameda, Bôsai. Collection of Kameda Bosai's Paintings

Lot 339: (JAPAN.) Kameda, Bôsai. Collection of Kameda Bosai's Paintings

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Description: (JAPAN.) Kameda, Bôsai. Collection of Kameda Bosai's Paintings (Kyôchûzan, Bôsai sensei gafu). Color plates throughout. 8vo, original stitched wrappers with paper cover label. Tokyo: Suharaya Mohei et al, Bunka 13 [1816]

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Lot 340: (JAPAN.) Katsushika, Hokusai. Illustrations by Hokusai

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Description: (JAPAN.) Katsushika, Hokusai. Illustrations by Hokusai (Hokusai manga). Volume 14, only. Full- and double-page woodblock plates by Hokusai throughout. 8vo, original stitched wrappers with paper title label, some wear. Tokyo and Nagoya: Eirakuya Tôshirô, Edo period (before 1868)

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Lot 341: (JAPAN.) Katsushika, Hokusai; illustrator. History of the Three Kingdoms

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Description: (JAPAN.) Katsushika, Hokusai; illustrator. History of the Three Kingdoms (Ehon tsûzoku Sangokushi). Volume 2, only. Full- and double-page woodblock illustrations by Hokusai throughout. 8vo, original stitched wrappers. Np, before 1900

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Lot 342: (JAPAN.) Katsushika, Hokusai. Mighty Men

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Description: (JAPAN.) Katsushika, Hokusai. Mighty Men [supplied title]. Full-page and 13 double-page woodblock plates on boards, by Hokusai. 8vo, contemporary decorated silk over boards, somewhat stained; internally clean. Np, Tenpô 7 [1836]

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(JAPAN.) Kimura, Sonsai. Animals with Single Horns

Lot 343: (JAPAN.) Kimura, Sonsai. Animals with Single Horns

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Description: (JAPAN.) Kimura, Sonsai. Animals with Single Horns (Ikkaku sankô). Wood-engraved illustrations of one-horned animals (unicorn, narwhal, etc.) 8vo, original stitched wrappers with paper title label; marginalia in Japanese by an early owner. Tokyo: Tsutaya Jôsaburo, Kansei 7 [1795]

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Lot 344: (JAPAN.) Kishi, Chikudô. Collection of Chikudo's Paintings

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Description: (JAPAN.) Kishi, Chikudô. Collection of Chikudo's Paintings (Chikudo gakan). Color illustrations. Small 4to, original wrappers, a trifle worn at edges. Np, Kansei 11 [1799] from the preface.

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(JAPAN.) Mineta, Kôfû. New Stories from Abroad * Supplement to New Stories from Abroad

Lot 345: (JAPAN.) Mineta, Kôfû. New Stories from Abroad * Supplement to New Stories from Abroad

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Description: (JAPAN.) Mineta, Kôfû. New Stories from Abroad * Supplement to New Stories from Abroad (Kaigai shinwa * Kaigai shinwa shûi). 10 volumes. Woodblock maps and plates. Tall 8vo, original stiff wrappers with paper title labels. Np, Kaei 2 [1849]

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Lot 346: (JAPAN.) Ogawa, Enson; editor. Collection of Nishikie on History, Geography, and Customs

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Description: (JAPAN.) Ogawa, Enson; editor. Collection of Nishikie on History, Geography, and Customs (Rekishi chiri fûzoku Nishikie bunko). 5 volumes, each with full-page color block printed plates throughout. 8vo, original wrappers; original cloth wrap-around case with closures, breaking at hinges. Owner's inscription on case dated 1920. Tokyo: Fûzoku Emaki Tosho Kankôkai Nishikie-bu, Taishô 6-7 [1917-18]

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Lot 347: (JAPAN.) Ohara, Tôno. Illustrations of well-known titles involving numbers

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Description: (JAPAN.) Ohara, Tôno. Illustrations of well-known titles involving numbers (Meisû gafu). Volume 1, only (of 3). Profusion of full-page woodblock illustrations. Small 4to, original stitched wrappers with paper title label. Np: [Nanreikan], Bunka 6 [1809] from the preface

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Lot 348: (JAPAN.) 100 Poems by 100 Poets for the Education of Women

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Description: (JAPAN.) 100 Poems by 100 Poets for the Education of Women (Jokyô hyakunin isshu awase kagami). Woodblock illustration on every page. 8vo, original stitched boards with paper title label. Np, Edo period [before 1868]

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Lot 349: (JAPAN.) Shimokôbe, Shûsai; illustrator. Nakamura, Takisai; editor. Illustrated Encyclopedia

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Description: (JAPAN.) Shimokôbe, Shûsai; illustrator. Nakamura, Takisai; editor. Illustrated Encyclopedia (Kinmô zui taisei). Volume 10, only. Numerous illustrations. 8vo, original stitched wrappers with paper title label, quite worn. Kyoto: Murakami Kanbei, et al, Kansei 1 [1789]

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(JAPAN.) Suzuki, Harunobu; illustrator. Waka Poems with Illustrations

Lot 350: (JAPAN.) Suzuki, Harunobu; illustrator. Waka Poems with Illustrations

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Description: (JAPAN.) Suzuki, Harunobu; illustrator. Waka Poems with Illustrations (Ehon waka no ura or Ehon utaasobi). Poems by Tokusôshi. 17 full-page woodblock plates by Harunobu, each with added yellow. 8vo, later wrappers with incorrect title label; repaired worming along small section of fore-edges, with some slight loss of text in places. Tokyo: Yamazaki Kin'bei, Meiwa 1 [1764]

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(JAPAN.) Takai, Ranzan. Great Annotated Dictionary of Edo

Lot 351: (JAPAN.) Takai, Ranzan. Great Annotated Dictionary of Edo

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Description: (JAPAN.) Takai, Ranzan. Great Annotated Dictionary of Edo (Edo ôsetsuyô kaidai-gura). 240 pages, including 5 double-page color woodblock maps, 10 double-page color woodblock plates, and illustrations on most pages. Small 4to, original stitched wrappers with paper title label, somewhat worn; internally clean. [Kyoto: Katsumura, et al, Bunkyû 1] [1861]

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