AUCTION RESULTS FROM AUCTION 348, 13-14 Nov. 2018
Natural History - Medicine - Science - Technology, lot numbers 278-299

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BERGHUIS, S. De Nederlandsche boomgaard, beschreven en uitgegeven door het bestuur der vereeniging tot regeling en verbetering van de vruchtsoorten te Boskoop, met afbeeldingen naar de natuur. (Voorw. H.C. v. Hall). Amst., G.L. Funke, (1874). 2 in 1 vol. W. chromolithogr. front.-portr. of Willem III & front. after O. Erelman and 124 fine chromolithogr. plates after S. Berghuis, all printed by G. Severeyns. Fol. Or. blind tooled red cloth w. gilt lettering. (Extremities of bind. a bit worn/dam., upper hinge broken, a bit loose(ning), a bit foxed in places).
estimate EUR 600
result EUR 550
¶ First part entirely devoted to apples, the second part devoted to pears and stone-fruit. - Nissen, BBI, 2221; Landwehr, Dutch books w. cold. plates, 14.
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BESTIARY -- K(OCH), F.K. & M.S. K(OCH). Antediluvianisches Bilderbuch, zur Belehrung und fossilen Erheiterung für grosse und kleine Kinder. Rotterdam, Erschienen im Selbstverlag und aus Versehen gedruckt ebendaselbst, 1874. (4), 50 pp. W. tinted lithogr. ti. and 24 tinted lithogr. plates depicting phantasy animals. Obrds. w. tinted lithogr. front side. (Spine dam./partly torn, loosening, margins of lithogr. ti. brittle, a bit foxing).
estimate EUR 360
result EUR 280
¶ Bestiary presenting 24 phantasy animals with witty descriptions of the plates, e.g. of the 'Mus Nitroglicerinia' ('Die Explosionsmaus') or the 'Gufo Horribilis' ('Der Nacht- und Waldkauz oder die grausige Unglücksvogel'). The title of this book is preceded on the front side by "Naturhistorische Studien und Forschungen über das Darwinsche System". No information on the authors found by us. Very rare, printed in 200 copies only and only a few copies detected worldwide. - From the library of A.C. v. Eck and with his bookplate.
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FISHING -- HOOGENDIJK, A. De grootvisscherij op de Noordzee. Haarl., 1893. xii, 349 pp. W. 48 maps & plates. Ocl. -- Added: NORTH ATLANTIC Coast Fisheries Arbitration at the Hague. Oral argument before the tribubunal constituted (…) between his Brittanic Majesty and gthe USA. Lond., 1910. 2 vols. Fol. Cont. hcf. w. red labels. -- (3).
estimate EUR 70

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HOOLA VAN NOOTEN, B. Fleurs, fruits et feuillages choisies de la flore et de la pomone de l'ile de Java peints d'après nature. Bruxelles, É. Tarlier, 1863. W. 3 preliminary lvs., and 36 explan. lvs. in English and French (1 before each plate). W. 36 (of 40) cold. chromolithogr. (575 x 420 mm) by P. de Pannemaeker and printed by G. Severeyns, all under tissue guards. Lge-fol. Cont. hcf. (Spine dam., a bit loose, some minor foxing in places to plates and text, but generally very clean and fully margined).
estimate EUR 3.000
result EUR 3.200
¶ Berthe Hoola van Nooten (née Bartha Hendrica Philippina van Dolder, 1817-1892), Dutch botanical artist, married Dirk Hoola van Nooten, a judge in Paramaribo. Interested in botany, she regularly sent specimens of cultivated plants to botanical gardens in the Netherlands, collected on trips through Surinam with her husband. After her husband's death from yellow fever in 1847 she eventually travelled with her brother to the island of Java. There she became aware of the vogue in Europe for lavish illustrations of exotic flora and set about producing 40 magnificent plates depicting interesting plant species from Java in which pursuit she followed the precedents set by Maria Sibylla Merian and Elizabeth Blackwell. - First edition. Nissen, BBI, 931; Stafleu & Cowan 3025; Landwehr, Books w. cold. plates, 79.
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HORSES -- MILES, W.J. Modern practical farriery. A complete guide to all that relates to the horse. (…) Forming a complete system of the veterinary art. (…) To which is added an essay on the diseases and management of cattle, sheep, and pigs. By J.I. Lupton. Lond., (etc.), (1868). viii, 536, 96, iv pp. W. 40 lithogr. plates (14 chromolithogr.) & sev. text-ill. 4º. Cont. hcf. extra. (Spine ends dam./rep. & small part gone, sides rubbed, corners bumped/worn, weak hinges, slightly browned/foxed).
estimate EUR 70
result EUR 50

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HUNTING -- ADAM, V. Musée du chasseur ou collection de toutes les espèces de gibier de poil ou de plumes que l'on chasse au fusil. Vol. 1 (plates only). Par., (1838). W. 36 cold. lithogr. plates. 8º-obl. Cont. h. vellum extra. (Spine a bit dam., bit foxed/browned). -- Added: H. SCHLEGEL. Nederlandsch tijdschrift voor jagtkunde. Jg. 1, afl. 7-11. Arnh., 1852. 5 odd issues of the series. Or. printed wrps. (1 front side loose, a bit browned/foxed). -- A.H. VERSTER v. WULVERHORST, red. Nederlandsch tijdschrift voor liefhebbers der jagt & visscherij. Jg. 6 & 7. Arnh., (1858-59). 2 vols. Or. printed brds. (Joints Jg. 6 a bit dam., some foxing). -- (8).
estimate EUR 150
result EUR 120

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HUNTING -- MAGAZIJN voor jagtliefhebbers. Arnh., J.G. Meijer, 1850. (4), 576 pp. W. lithogr. ti. & 4 plates (1 tinted and 1 fold.). Or. lithogr. brds. (Spine soiled/a bit dam., edges/corners worn, some marg. stains, a bit browned in places). - Rare.
estimate EUR 100
result EUR 160

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HUNTING -- THON, C.F.G. Volledig onderwijs in alle soorten van afrigting van honden tot de uitoefening der groote en kleine jagt noodig, en om dezelven daarbij doeltreffend te gebruiken (…). Een noodwendig handboek voor ieder liefhebber van de jagt en eigenaar van honden. Arnh., J.G. Meijer, 1833. xviii, 328 pp. W. lithogr. ti., front. and fold. plan. Or. printed brds. (Extremities a bit dam./worn, spine browned, brds. a bit soiled).
estimate EUR 120
result EUR 100

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MAXWELL, J.C. A treatise on electricity and magnetism. 3rd ed. Oxford, 1892. 2 vols. xxxii, 506; xxiv, 500 pp. W. 20 plates. Ocl. (Spine ends chipped, joints (partly) split).
estimate EUR 100
¶ Third edition of Maxwell's major work, which demonstrated the importance of electricity to physics as a whole. The Treatise on Electricity inaugurated the second of two major periods in Maxwell's researches into electricity and electromagnetism. - cf. PMM 355.
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ORNITHOLOGY -- ANKER, J. Bird books & bird art. An outline of the literary history & iconography of descriptive ornithology. Copenhagen, 1938. xviii, 251 pp. W. cold. front. & 12 cold. & plain plates. 4º. Cont. hcf. extra w. raised bands & dec. gilt back. -- R. BOWDLER SHARPE. A hand-book to the birds of Great Britain. Lond., 1894-97. 4 vols. W. num. cold. plates. Ohcl. (Binds. a bit stained, weak hinges). -- (5).
estimate EUR 100

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ORNITHOLOGY -- KEULEMANS, J.G. Onze vogels in huis en tuin, beschreven en afgebeeld. Leyden, 1869-76. 3 vols. No pagination. W. 3 lge ident. lithogr. ti-vign., 200 cold. lithographs finished by hand and gommé, with accomp. text. Lge-8º. Or. blind tooled & gilt dec. cl. (Binds. rather dam., 1 spine w. tape, corners dam., weak hinges, loosening, some minor foxing, but a complete set).
estimate EUR 1.000
result EUR 1.300
¶ The beautiful lithographs printed by Trap in Leiden. Soon after finishing the first volume, Keulemans left for England and became one of England's most famous and popular artists. His early drawings are considered to be the best. - Nissen ZBI 491; Landwehr, Books w. cold. plts., 86; J. Balis. Van diverse pluimage, 84.
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ORNITHOLOGY -- NAUMANN, (J.A.). Naturgeschichte der Vögel Mitteleuropas. Neu bearb. v. R. Blasius, (u.a.). Hrsg. v. C.R. Hennicke. Bd. 1-5, 7, 12. Gera-Untermhaus, 1897-1905. 7 vols. W. tog. 275 chromolithogr. plates & 5 plain plates by B. Geisler, A. Göring, J.G. Keulemans, (u.a.). Fol. Or. binds. (3 spines a bit rubbed/dam.). -- Added: Vol. 8-11, loose. W. tog. 126 (chromolithogr.) plates. (Some text of vol. 9 lacks, 4 plates of vol. 8 and 3 plates of vol. 9 lack; so vol. 6 is the only vol. that lacks completely).
estimate EUR 500
result EUR 650
¶ Total number of plates: 406 & 44 duplicates from vol. 5 and 7. - Nissen IVB, 667; Anker 356; J. Balis. Van divers pluimage. Tien eeuwen vogelboeken, p. 112. - Sold w.a.f., not subject to return.
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ORNITHOLOGY -- NIGHTINGALES -- (ARNAULT de NOBLEVILLE, L.D. & L.-D.-F. SALERNE). Aëdologia, of Verhandeling van den Nachtegaal. Nieuwe verb. dr. Amst., W. Holtrop, 1792. 136 pp. W. fold. engr. Mod. cf. w. raised bands, dec. gilt back & black label.
estimate EUR 240
result EUR 300
¶ Besides the recipe given in the book, 4 leaves with a 19th c. manuscript on another recipe for improvement of the singing skills are bound up. - Cf. Waller 23 (First Dutch ed.). - From the library of J.P. Fockema Andreae (Auction catalogue Van Huffel 1950).
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ORNITHOLOGY -- NIGHTINGALES -- (ARNAULT de NOBLEVILLE, L.D. & L.-D.-F. SALERNE). Aëdologie, ou traité du rossignol franc, ou chanteur; contenant la manière de le prendre au filet, de le nourrir facilement en cage, & d'en avoir le Chant pendant toute l'année. Par., Debure, 1751. (2), vii, (3), 156, (4) pp. W. 2 fold. engr. plates. Mod. cf. w. raised bands, dec. gilt back & black label. (Slightly browned).
estimate EUR 150
¶ Interesting account on the taming and domesticizing of nightingales in order to enjoy the pleasure of their song. The author claims that the business of the taming of nightingales was till then shrouded in mystery, because those who knew the method wished to keep it to themselves for selfish reasons. The book also gives the recipe of a specific dough which ensures the singing of the nightingale. - Barbier I, 74; Schwerdt I, 45; Thiébaud 37. Not in Nissen. - From the library of J.P. Fockema Andreae (Auctioncatalogue Van Huffel 1950).
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ORNITHOLOGY -- NIGHTINGALES -- KOEPPEN, Th. Anleitung zur Züchtung und Ansiedelung von Nachtigallen auf Grund eigener Erfahrungen. 2. verm. Aufl. Berl., O. Janke, (1886). iv, 119, (1) pp. Hcf. w. or. front side bound up.
estimate EUR 70
result EUR 75
¶ From the library of J.P. Fockema Andreae and with his bookplate (Auction catalogue Van Huffel 1950).
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ORNITHOLOGY -- OORT, E.D. v. Ornithologia Neerlandica. De vogels van Nederland. 's-Grav., 1922-39. 6 vols., incl. index. W. 407 cold. collotype full-p. plates after drawings by M.A. Koekkoek. Fol. & sm-8º. Cont. dark green h. mor. extra w. raised bands w. dec. gilt backs, t.e.g. (5) and ocl. w. (browned) dust-j. (Spines discold., some minor foxing in places). -- Added: Id. Some fascicles from the 3rd vol. w. text and plates.
estimate EUR 900
result EUR 500
¶ Good set of this outstanding birdbook. "Ornithologia Neerlandica behoort op internationaal niveau tot de fraaiste vogelboeken uit de periode tussen de twee wereldoorlogen." J. Balis. Van diverse pluimage. Tien eeuwen vogelboeken, p. 149; Nissen IVB 694; Anker 381; Wood 500.
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ORNITHOLOGY -- OORT, E.D. v. Ornithologia Neerlandica. De vogels van Nederland. (Plates only). 's-Grav., 1922-39. Collection of all 407 cold. collotype full-p. plates after drawings by M.A. Koekkoek, 1-402 (incl. 149A, 189A-B, 240A, 388A). The plates are loose and the numb. are not printed, but written in pencil. Stored in 3 h. mor. boxes w. raised bands & dec. gilt backs. -- Added: 6 plates ('proofs'), 4 signed in pencil by M.A. Koekkoek. - Also added: Letter by E.D. v. Oort to publisher Nijhoff.
estimate EUR 500
result EUR 800

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ORNITHOLOGY -- PELT LECHNER, A.A. v. Oologia Neerlandica. De eieren der in Nederland broedende vogels. 's-Grav., 1910-13. 2 vols. W. tog. 617 cold. ill. & 50 photo-engr. on 191 plates. Lge-8º. Or. brown h. mor. extra w. raised bands, richly dec. gilt backs, gilt top edges. (Spines a bit chafed, slightly foxed in a few places).
estimate EUR 600
result EUR 550
¶ Very fine set of this outstanding work on eggs of birds breeding in the Netherlands. - Nissen IVB, 709; Anker, 390; Wood, 610; J. Balis. Van diverse pluimage. Tien eeuwen vogelboeken, p. 148-149.
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ORNITHOLOGY -- SCHLEGEL, H. Natuurlijke historie van Nederland: De vogels. Amst., 1868. 2 in 1 vol. W. 53 cold. lithogr. plates. Cont. h. mor. (Upper joint partly split/rep., a bit foxed). -- E.D. v. OORT. Beitr. zur Osteologie des Vogelschwanzes. 1904. W. 5 double-p. plates. Cl. Thesis. -- H. ALBARDA. Naamlijst der in de provincie Friesland in wilden staat waargenomen vogels, met vermelding van al de soorten, die in Ned. voorkomen. 1884. Hcl. Rare. -- Id. Aves Neerlandicae. Naamlijst van Nederlandsche vogels. 1897. Hcl. -- Added: booklet containing 8 cold. animal plates. -- (5).
estimate EUR 65
result EUR 90

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OVEN, J. v. "Ziekten van pleizier". Een populair geneeskundige verhandeling over venerische ziekten. Soerabaia, (1926). 241, (3) pp. Obrds. w. front side of dust-j. loosely inserted. (2 small stamps on ti.-p.).
estimate EUR 50
result EUR 200
¶ Very rare, this is the only detected copy (!). W. small blue paper ticket w. instructions how to apply a prophylactic ointment.
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STEVIN, S. "Vande spiegeling der singkonst" et "vande molens". Deux traités inédits. Reimpr. p. D. Bierens de Haan. Amst., 1884. 130 pp. Sm-4º. Or. printed wrps. (Bottom of spine a bit dam., small chip in front side). - Rare.
estimate EUR 50
result EUR 35

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UITGEZOGTE VERHANDELINGEN uit de Nieuwste Werken v.d. Societeiten der Wetenschappen in Europa en van andere geleerde mannen. Vol. 1-8. Amst., F. Houttuyn, 1757-63. 8 (of 10) vols. W. 55 fold. engr. plates. Cont. hcf. w. raised bands & black labels (vol. 1-5) & cont. h. goatskin. (Some spine ends chipped, spines last 3 vols. rubbed, some vols. a bit browned in places).
estimate EUR 300
result EUR 340
¶ With contributions of members of academies and learned societies from all over Europe on natural history, inluding medicine. The work also contains original pieces.
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