Amsterdam International Antiquarian Book & Map Fair 2019

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Four proof...
[Anonymous but possibly J. Sturm]
Four proof plates for Monographiae Insectorum XVIII. In valle Plauensi delectorum. Verzeichnis der merkwürdigsten Insecten welche in Plauischen Grunde gefunden werden . In: W. G. Becker (1799). Der Plauische Grund bei Dresden, mit Hinsicht auf Naturgeschichte und schöne Gartenkunst.
[Nürnberg, Frauenholzische Kunsthandlung, 1799]. Four loose plates. Folio (24.3 x 18.5 cm or slighly larger). Each finely engraved and carefully hand-coloured.
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€1,200.00
Four unique proof plates of insects from near Dresden
Jugendstil...
[Art Nouveau] Bier & Schöll
Jugendstil design: original design from Vienna. ‘Holz- und Brandmal-Vorlage’. Very large plate. [Irises and goose].
Vienna, Bier & Schöll, ca. 1900. A very large, sheet (38.1 x 56.1 cm), numbered, with unique design. In full colour.
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€250.00
Fine, large poster-sized example of original Viennese Art Nouveau
Placaet, o...
Beaumont, S. van
Placaet, op het visschen in de rivieren, meeren en binne-wateren.
's Gravenhage, Jacobus en Paulus Scheltus [for the Staten van Hollandt en West-Vrieslandt], 1708. 4to (21.2 x 17.1 cm). Drophead title with large engraved vignette and initial letter, 10 pp., seven text engravings, three of which forming a plate.
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€350.00
A very rare publication on fishing regulations
Travels in...
Bickmore, A.
Travels in the East Indian Archipelago.
London, John Murray, 1868. Thick 8vo (22.2 x 14.5 cm). 560 pp.; wood-engraved frontispiece, two folded maps and 31 attractive engraved plates and three smaller illustrations in the text. Original pictorial cloth. Brown endpapers.
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€600.00
In search of Rumphius
Vases etru...
Bonaparte, L.
Vases etrusques de Lucien Bonaparte Prince de Canino. 1-2 Livraison. [Complete atlas].
[Viterbo, C. Tosoni], 1830. Elephant folio (76.0 x 53.5 cm). Ten unnumbered chromolithographed and hand-coloured plates. Original portfolio (79.0 x 55.5 cm); boards with printed title mounted.
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€8,500.00
An exceedingly rare, magnificent atlas of Etruscan and Greek art by Napoleon Bonaparte's brother
A fine col...
Bookmarks
A fine collection of nearly 300 19th-Century and early- to late-20th-century bookmarks.
Great Britain (mainly), various publishers, ca. 1855-1980. 300 different bookmarks, of which of silk or other cloth; and made of paper or cardboard, with printed text.
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€950.00
A collection worth bookmarking
Jardinière...
Bouteiller, C. Le (ed.)
Jardinière en Fer. [from l'Exposition ].
Paris, C. Le Bouteiller, 1844. Broadsheet (35.8 x 27.3 cm). Hand-coloured engraving on thick wove paper; printed surface ca. 34.5 x 26.5 cm).
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€100.00
A beautifully designed plant rack - as beautifully illustrated
Un Vaze de...
Boyer d'Aguilles, J. B. and J. Coelemans
Un Vaze de fleurs paint par Mario dy fioré [from Recueil d'estampes d'après les tableaux des peintres les plus célèbres d'Italie, des Pays-Bas et de France ].
Paris, Pierre-Jean Mariette, 1744. Single sheet (27.0 x 20.0 cm) on thick laid paper with a fine engraving – in very nice hand-colouring – by Jacques Coelemans. Printed surface ca. 24 x 19 cm. In modern passe partout with salmon linen cover.
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€600.00
An excellent engraving from a rare work
Bibliograf...
Ceresoli, A.
Bibliografia delle opere Italiane, Latine e Greche su la caccia, la pesca e la cinologia, con aggiunte di mammologia, ornitologia, ittiologia ed erpetologia.
Bologna, Forni, 1969. Large, thick 4to (35.0 x 25.0 cm). xi, 569, [i] pp., 34 plates. Original pictorial paperbound.
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€375.00
Rare, highly limited edition: copy of an important bibliography
Het biljar...
[Cue Sports]
Het biljartspel. Eene volledige handleiding voor liefhebbers, biljarthouders, marquers enz. samengesteld na eene veeljarige beoefening in de voornaamste steden van Europa.
Deventer, A. ter Gunne, 1855. Small 8vo (16.6 x 10.0 cm). 48 pp.; ten engraved text illustrations. Original printed, pictorial blue wrappers.
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€500.00
The only known copy of an early Dutch work on billiard sports
[Reply let...
Darwin, C.
[Reply letter]. Testimonial to Mr. Darwin. - Evolution in the Netherlands.
London, Nature, 1877. Folio (28.2 x 19.6 cm). pp. 410-412 in: issue 15(384) [pp. cliii-clxiv, 389-424]. Original printed wrappers.
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€500.00
Whenever I want cheering, I will look at the portraits...” (Darwin)
Le regne v...
Depuis, A., O. Reveil, et al.
Le regne végétal, divisé en traité de botanique générale, flore médicale, usuelle et industrielle, horticulture botanique et pratique, plantes agricoles et forestières, histoire biographique et bibliographique de la Botanique. [INCLUDING] Dictionnaire étymologique des termes de botanique. [Complete].
Paris, Théodore Morgand, 1864-1871. 17 volumes in 18 [11 text volumes; seven plate volumes] with over 4,200 pp., and 411 (406 finely hand-coloured) engraved plates with more than 3,000 illustrations, and four large, double-folded engraved maps, printed in red and black. Large 4to (27.1 x 17.1–20.1 cm). Uniform contemporary boards; spines with two morocco labels with gilt titles.
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€3,500.00
A rare complete set of this beautifully illustrated work