Rare Atlas Tanner 1844

Atlas Tanner. République du Texas

  Henry Schenck Tanner. A New Universal Atlas, containing Maps of the various Empires, Kingdoms, States and Republics of the World. With a special map of each of the United States, plans of cities, &c. Comprehended in seventy sheets and […]

Nice Atlas by Brué in its elegant slipcase by Boutigny

Brué atlas

Adrien-Hubert Brué. Atlas. Paris, J. Goujon and J. Andriveau, 1827 [for the map France]-1829. World map –  Europa –  Asia – Oceania – Africa – North America [,] – South America [,] – France, Suisse et Italie septentrionale. There is […]

The guillotine, perfected in 1868

Guillotine Berger 1868

The Berger model Guillotine. Drawing in watercolour enhanced ink [around 1868]. Dim. 47,8 x 62 cm. Representation on a scale 1/10th with dimensions and legend, on BFK Rives.     Alphonse Léon Berger (1841-1906) was one of the assistants of […]