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        Of the law of nature and nations

      Eight books. Written in Latin by the Baron Pufendorf, Counsellor of State to His late Swedish Majesty, and to the present King of Prussia. Translated into English, from the best edition. With a short introduction.Samuel von Pufendorf (1632-1694), a distinguished German jurist, had moved to Lund in 1670 and there published De jure Naturae et Gentium libri octo (1672). "In the De jure Naturae et Gentium libri octo Pufendorf built on the work of Grotius and extended and developed it. It is a complete system of law public, private, and international, based on natural law. Against Hobbes's view he contended that the state of nature was one of peace, not war, and he urged the view that international law was not confined to Christendom but existed between all nations. His work, though for long inadequately appreciated, is of great importance. He presented the basis of a universal legal science on the basis of natural law." [Oxford Companion. p.1017].folio, title printed within double-ruled border, (8) + 27 + (21) + 239 + (1) + 273 - 400 + 104 + 107 - 231 + (1) + 143 - 262pp., this copy with the errata leaf at the end of the introduction, contemporary panelled calf, sometime sympathetically rebacked, spine gilt with raised bands and a label. A fine, crisp, copy, from the mid-19th century library of William Hodges Tylden Pattenson (1857) with his ownership inscription on front pastedown., 1703. First edition in English. (Translated by Basil Kennett). Sweet & Maxwell I p.597 (#72). See also Holdsworth, H.E.L. vol.XII, pp.631-2.. Eight books. Written in Latin by the Baron Pufendorf, Counsellor of State to His late Swedish Majesty, and to the present King of Prussia. Translated into English, from the best edition. With a short introduction. Samuel von Pufendorf (1632-1694), a distinguished German jurist, had moved to Lund in 1670 and there published De jure Naturae et Gentium libri octo (1672). "In the De jure Naturae et Gentium libri octo Pufendorf built on the work of Grotius and extended and developed it. It is a complete system of law public, private, and international, based on natural law. Against Hobbes's view he contended that the state of nature was one of peace, not war, and he urged the view that international law was not confined to Christendom but existed between all nations. His work, though for long inadequately appreciated, is of great importance. He presented the basis of a universal legal science on the basis of natural law." [Oxford Companion. p.1017]. folio, title printed within double-ruled border, (8) + 27 + (21) + 239 + (1) + 273 - 400 + 104 + 107 - 231 + (1) + 143 - 262pp., this copy with the errata leaf at the end of the introduction, contemporary panelled calf, sometime sympathetically rebacked, spine gilt with raised bands and a label. A fine, crisp, copy, from the mid-19th century library of William Hodges Tylden Pattenson (1857) with his ownership inscription on front pastedown.

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        Atlas.[Amsterdam, Theodorus and Cornelis III Danckerts?, ca. 1706 (dated maps 1694-1706)]. Imperial folio (53.5 x 33.5 cm). Composite atlas, with an engraved title-page, 43 double-page engraved maps and 4 double-page engraved tables, all beautifully coloured in a consistent and balanced manner by a contemporary hand, probably in the workshop of the publisher. With maps by Johannes, Justus, Theodorus and Cornelis III Danckerts, Carel and Abraham Allard, Nicolaas Visscher I & II, Frederik de Wit, Pieter Mortier, Caspar Specht and even Alexis-Hubert Jaillot in Paris. Modern maroon sheepskin.

      Cf. Koeman, Dan 4. A splendid composite atlas in a beautiful and well-balanced colouring, probably from a single professional workshop, including the work of Johannes Danckerts, Justus Danckerts, Theodorus Danckerts, Cornelis Danckerts, Carel Allard, Abraham Allard, Nicolaas Visscher I & II, Frederik de Wit, Pieter Mortier, Caspar Specht) and even a map of North America by Alexis-Hubert Jaillot in Paris.The makeup of the atlas resembles that of one published by Theodorus and Cornelis III Danckerts sometime between 1703 and 1713 (Koeman, Dan 4). Not only do 13 of the present 20 Danckerts maps and plates appear in that atlas, but it also apparently begins with the same allegorical title-page, drawn by Gerard van Houten and engraved by Petrus Schenk I and ends with the same plate of flags. Both include Cornelis Danckerts's Nieuw Aerdsch Pleyn, a world map in an equidistant polar projection. Although nearly half the maps in the present atlas are by the Danckerts family, several of the most recent maps in the atlas are by Pieter Mortier, but given the strong French flavour of his atlases, the present does not seem to fit into his oeuvre.With the title-page somewhat tattered and with a restoration affecting the end of the banderole, but generally in good condition, with occasional minor tears and folds. A composite atlas apparently assembled and coloured by an Amsterdam map publisher ca. 1706.A complete list of the maps is available on request.

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        Liturgia, Sue Liber Precu Communium ex Administrationis Sacramentorum

      London 1703, 1703. Small octavo. A FINE CONTEMPORARY BOOKBINDING. Foyle's copy. Original dark blue morocco, extra gilt, sides with cruciform centre device introducing the royal crown, within a lozenge shaped border, outer border heavily gilt with floral tooling and corner ornaments. Some moderate rubbing and handling, old bookseller catalogue slip affixed to flyleaf, leather bookplate of bookseller William Foyle (Beeleigh Abbey) to same. A very good example of a English biding from the Queen Anne era.

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        Re Equaria oder von der Stuteren oder Fohlen Zucht

      1703. WINTER, Georg Simon. Tractatio nova et auctior De Re Equaria... Neuer und vermehrter Tractat von der Stuterey oder Fohlen-Zucht... Engraved title-page, [22], 223, [5] pp. Illustrated with 46 engraved equestrian plates. Folio, 331 x 210 mm, bound in near-contemporary German marbled boards. Nuremberg: Wolfgang Moritz Endters, 1703. |~||~| One of the few equestrian books of the Baroque period to be published in four languages. "In addition to offering counsel on choosing horses, their various qualities, their hygiene, their upkeep, etc., and of the necessities of the Riding Master and his employees, Winter enlightens us on all sorts of amulets and preservatives against sorcery... these singular principles on the upkeep of the horse were omitted from the first edition of the work [1672], but, happily, were included in later editions [1687 and 1703]" (Mennessier de La Lance). The text, in Latin, German, Italian and French, appears in parallel columns and is illustrated with 46 full or double-page equestrian plates of high quality, all of considerable interest to breeders, trainers, and veternarians. Of special interest are the plates of horse-monsters including a horse with two human feet and a long mane; a horse with a vast tail; a horse with eight hooves; a horse with a human head; a horse with front hooves upturned; a horse with six hooves; a monstrous horse-dog with three legs, including one human leg and foot; and several hermaphrodites. One double-page plate repaired, one full-page plate with corner torn away. Second flyleaf torn, perhaps with the loss of an early inscription. Despite some wear to the binding, in very good condition. Provenance: G. W. Gunther Nurnberg with small oval ink stamp. Nissen, ZBI 4426. Mennessier de La Lance II, 649.

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        Hercynia curiosa, oder Curiöser Hartz-Wald, Das ist Sonderbahre Beschreibung und Verzeichniß derer Curiösen Hölen, Seen, Brunnen, Bergen und vielen andern an- und auff dem Hartz vorhandenen denckwürdigen Sachen.

      Nordhausen, Neuenhahn 1703.. Mit gestoch. Frontispiz (Ansicht von Nordhausen). 3 Bl., 200 S., 8 Bll. Prgt. d. Zt. 4°.. Hirsch/Hüb. I, 433; Poggendorff I, 135. - Erste Ausgabe der vorwiegend naturgeschichtlichen Beschreibung des Harzes durch den Nordhausener Arzt Georg Henning Behrens (1662-1712). Enthält zahlreiche Sagen und Märchen der Harzregion. - Fliegender Vorsatz mit handschriftl. Besitzeintrag Samuel Gottlieb Scholtz aus dem schlesischen Schweidnitz, datiert 10.02.1724. Titelblatt mit weiteren kleinen alten Namenszügen. Einband etwas altersfleckig. Teils gebräunt, insgesamt recht gutes Exemplar!

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        Neu eroeffnete Welt Galleria. Die kaiserliche Hoffstatt in Wien

      1703. ABRAHAM A SANTA CLARA (i.e. Ulrich Megerle). Neu-eröffnete Welt-Galleria. Worinnen sehr curios und begnügt unter die Augen kommen allerley Aufzüg und Kleidungen unterschiedlicher Stände und Nationen: forderist aber ist darinnen in Kupffer entworffen die Kayserliche Hoffstatt in Wien... zusammen gebracht von Abraham a Sancta Clara... [4] ff. With 100 costume plates by Caspar Luyken executed by Christian Weigel. Folio, 355 x 231 mm, bound in early nineteenth-century quarter calf over marbled boards, rebacked, original spine laid down. Nuremberg: Christoph Weigel, 1703.|~| Beautiful and celebrated collection of 100 costume plates by Caspar Luyken, executed by Christian Weigel, here presented to Emperor Joseph, King of Hungary, by the Predicator of the Viennese court by Ulrich Megerle (a.k.a. Abraham à Santa Clara). "A veritable compendium of Viennese culture about the year 1700" (Faber du Faur), preceded by a long "Eingang der Galleria" by Megerle. Illustrated herein are superb costume plates of royalty, illustrious persons, courtisans, dignitaries, merchants, laborers, generals, ladies, gentlemen, soldiers, Turks, Jews from Frankfurt and Poland, American Indians, Africans, Asians, Russians, Armenians, Persians, Spaniards, Greeks, and more. Many of the subjects were drawn from life and are portrayed within their native habitat; therefore the views depict, i.a., the Escorial and Spanish castles, the Serail at Istanbul, the great Park of Versailles, the Palace at Budapest, the most beautiful monuments of Vienna, and of Venice. The illustrations are elegant, precise, and extremely well composed; the engravings are executed with remarkable finesse. There is an early repair to the plate 82 depicting "Ein Verschnitter," some minor spotting or browning; title remounted, but an excellent copy. Of the greatest rarity: only microfilms and facsimile reprints are listed in RLIN and OCLC (although copies exist in the Spencer Collection at NYPL and at Yale). Faber du Faur 1123. Colas 2189. Lipperheide 32. Brunet V, 1429.

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        Essays de litterature pour la connoissance des livres (15 Janvier 1703) - [2 volumes bound in 1]

      Paris : J. Moreau puis P. Ribou 1703 - Very good copy in the original, full aniline calf. Professionally and period sympathetically re-backed with the original labels laid back; very impressively finished. Armorial motifs to both panels. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. 1 Kg. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Coûtumes du bailliage de Senlis, et son ancien ressort ; comprenant Senlis, Beauvais, Compiègne, Pontoise, Chaumont, Magny, Beaumont, Chambly, & Creil

      New edition, published a year after the original compilation made by Saint-Leu. Letter to the Duke of Saint-Simon, the famous diarist, as governor of Havana sheepskin Senlis.Pleine of the time. Back with five nerves decorated with a piece of sheepskin as blonde, coffered and gilded finials. Golden roulette on cuts. Flush caps. Split bits over the entire length. Lack lower back. Three corners bumped. Comments on custom Senlis (and jurisdictions that depend: Beauvais, Compiegne, Pontoise, etc.), published for the first time in 1540; This edition also includes comments from the lawyer Jean-Marie Ricard, published for the first time in 1664, and those of Laurent Bouchel, published posthumously in 1631. Chez Maurice Villery A Paris 1703 in-4 (18,5x25,5cm) (12) 541pp. (35) relié

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        The History of the Old and New Testament, Extracted Out of Sacred Scripture and Writings of the Fathers. To which are added The Lives, Travels and Sufferings of the Apostles etc

      S and J Sprint; C Brome; J Nicholson; B Tooke, T Leigh and D Midwinter, London, 1703. Third Edition, Corrected. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Full Title: The History of the Old and New Testament, Extracted Out of Sacred Scripture and Writings of the Fathers. To which are added The Lives, Travels and Sufferings of the Apostles; with a Large and Exact Historical Chronology of all the Affairs and Actions related in the Bible. The Whole illustrated with Two hundred thirty four Sculptures and Three Maps. Delineated and Engraved by Good Artists Full leather binding with simple decoration and banded spine, main title-page in red and black, New Testament title-page in black, printed dedication of this "Third Impression" to the Worshipful Jeffrey Jeffreys Esq of LLywell, in the County of Brecknock, One of the Sherifs Elect for the City of London and County of Middlesex. Illustrations are as called for, containing frontis, 234 full page illustrations, mostly double sided printing, and 3 maps (The Forty Years Travels of the Children of Israel Out of Egypt Through the Red Sea and Ye Wilderness into Canaan of the Land of Promise; Jerusalem; and Map of the Travels and Voyages of the Apostles in their Mission and in particular of Saint Paul). Leather covers are rubbed and worn, with short tears in leather at joints at spine-ends, binding is sound, inside covers are darkened and have read-through of parts of reused facing surface. Note on front end-paper "Mr Wm. Reynolds de Taverstock in C??, Hampshire, Anno Dom 1722 together with an aditional signature which is also at the top of the title-page. Inner hinges are cracked but binding is holding soundly. Plates 133/134 are bound back-to front as are plates 159/160 and plates 123/14 are bound after 15/16 and has a closed horizontal tear, there are also closed tears on 25/26, 55/56, and small areas of marginal loss or marginal tear on plates 11/12,15/16, 74/75, 87/88, 91/92, 141. Multiply folded map of Jerusalem has significant splits across folds but is all present, "Apostles" map has a short split across the centre fold. Size: Large Octavo. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. Inventory No: 70215010176. . This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

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        Hercynia curiosa, oder Curiöser Hartz-Wald, Das ist Sonderbahre Beschreibung und Verzeichniß derer Curiösen Hölen, Seen, Brunnen, Bergen und vielen andern an- und auff dem Hartz vorhandenen denckwürdigen Sachen

      Nordhausen, Neuenhahn 1703.. Mit gestoch. Frontispiz (Ansicht von Nordhausen). 3 Bl., 200 S., 8 Bll. Prgt. d. Zt. 4°. Hirsch/Hüb. I, 433; Poggendorff I, 135. - Erste Ausgabe der vorwiegend naturgeschichtlichen Beschreibung des Harzes durch den Nordhausener Arzt Georg Henning Behrens (1662-1712). Enthält zahlreiche Sagen und Märchen der Harzregion. - Fliegender Vorsatz mit handschriftl. Besitzeintrag Samuel Gottlieb Scholtz aus dem schlesischen Schweidnitz, datiert 10.02.1724. Titelblatt mit weiteren kleinen alten Namenszügen. Einband etwas altersfleckig. Teils gebräunt, insgesamt recht gutes Exemplar!

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        Memoria Cossoniana. Hoc est Danieli Cossonii Vita Cui Annexa est nova editio Monumenti Ancyriani Leyde, apud Fredericum Haaring, 1695. RELIÉ AVEC (à la suite) : 2). (du même). Ad Splendissimum et Nobilissimum Daminum D. Jacobum De duobus in Duyvendordense praetorium receptis lapidibus. Leyde, apud Henricum Teering, 1703.

      - in-4. 1). 159pp. 2). 39pp. + 2 planches gravées sur cuivre. Demi-basane, dos à nerfs orné (Reliure du XIXs. dos et coins refaits). 1). Edition Originale de cette biographie de Daniel Cosson (1648-1688), célèbre archéologue et collectionneur hollandais. Etabli à Smyrne où il était vice-consul pour le Levant, Cosson avait constitué un riche cabinet qui fut détruit par le tremblement de terre qui dévasta cette région en 1688. Il périt assassiné la même année, à Hadgadar. 2). Edition Originale illustrée de 2 planches hors-texte, de cette dissertation archéologique sur deux gemmes antiques. Exemplaire provenant de la bibliothèque du célèbre bibliophile Gomez de la Cortina, avec ses armoiries dorées sur les plats. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Carte de la Terre Firme du Perou, du Bresil et du Pays des Amazones.

      Paris: 1703 - Original outline color. Title surrounded by cartouche. 25 1/2 x 19". Northern half of South America.

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        THE POETICAL WORKS OF SIR JOHN DAVIES, CONSISTING OF HIS POEM ON THE IMMORTALITY OF THE SOUL; THE HYMNS OF ASTEA; AND ORCHESTRA A POEM ON DANCING, IN A DIALOGUE BETWEEN PENELOPE AND HER WOOERS. All Published from a Corrected Copy, Formally in the Possession of W. Thompson of Queen's Coll. Oxon.

      T. Davies, London 1703 - Full calf; Quite rare; spine label gone, boards detached, bits of leather gone from spine ends, bits of tape remaining on boards at spine edges, corners rubbed, owner's name, blank prelim detached with a few notes, minor marginalia [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Essays de litterature pour la connoissance des livres (15 Janvier 1703) - [2 volumes bound in 1]

      Paris : J. Moreau puis P. Ribou, 1703, Hardback, Book Condition: Very Good, First EditionVery good copy in the original, full aniline calf. Professionally and period sympathetically re-backed with the original labels laid back; very impressively finished. Armorial motifs to both panels. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall

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        DESCRIPTION EXACTE DES ISLES DE L'ARCHIPEL, ET DE QUELQUES AUTRES ADJACENTES; dont les principales sont CHYPRE, RHODES, CANDIE, SAMOS, CHIO, NEGREPONT, LEMNOS, PAROS, DELOS, PATMOS, AVEC UN GRAND NOMBRE D?AUTRES.

      chez George Gallet 1703 In - 4 gr. (mm. 358x230), p. pelle coeva, filetti dorati ai piatti, dorso a cordoni con ricca decoraz. e tit. oro ai riquadri, tagli rossi, 4 cc.nn. (inclusa la bella antiporta figur. inc. in rame), 556,(4) pp.num., tit. al frontespizio in rosso e nero. Nell?opera anche: ?Leurs noms, leur situation, leurs villes.. & l?histoire tant ancienne que moderne de leurs habitants; leur gouvernement, les revolutions qui y sont arrivées, & les plantes, animaux, ec. qui s?y trouvent?. Il volume è magnificamente illustrato da 34 tavv. f.t. di cui: 1 grande carta marina dell?arcipelago e sue isole (più volte ripieg.,), 18 tavv. a doppia pag. e 15 a piena pag., oltre a 43 grandi vignette nel t., tutte finemente inc. in rame. Vi sono raffigurate per lo più carte geografiche, vedute a volo d?uccello delle isole e vedute delle località più importanti, nonchè medaglie, piante medicinali, fiori, animali, costumi. Cfr. Weber,745 - Blackmer,453 - Brunet,II,520 - Tooley "Dictionary of Mapmakers", p. 147 per la prima ediz. del 1688. Con timbro di apparten. Bell?esemplare, ben conservato. "Olivier Dapper (1636 - 89), médecin hollandais, joignit à la pratique de son art, l'étude de l'histoire et surtout de la géographie. Il s'appliqua avec un zèle infatigable à recueillir dans les livres qui existaient tout ce qui pouvait faire connaitre les pays étrangers, et composa des descriptions très étendues et très intéressantes. Il orna ses ouvrages de cartes et de figures nombreuses. Les planches, bien dessinées et gravées avec soin, représentent avec assez de fidelité les lieux les plus importantes et les usages des habitants". Cosi' Biographie Universelle,X, p. 538. .

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        Portugalliae et Algarbiae

      1703.. Portugal and the Algarve. Copper engraving. Original colour. Fine condition, good margins, if a little narrow- 15mm at lower edge, other edges 18-30mm Size: 49 x 59 cm. (19½ x 23 inches) Decorated cartouche at top left with two coats of arms, legend at lower left hand corner. The map clearly shows the regions of Portugal

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        BERGAMO, SUA ORIGINE, NOTABILI AVVENIMENTI, E GUERRE IN RISTRETTO Raccolte da gravi Auttori, Historie, e Registri di essa Città. Dedicato all’Ill.ma Citta’ da suoi heredi.

      Bergamo, per li Fratelli Rossi, 1703. In-8 p. (mm. 200x148), cartonato rustico coevo, pp. 74, stemma di Bergamo silografato al frontespizio. Annali di Bergamo, in forma estremamente succinta, dal 1804 a.C. al 1630, con alcuni capitoletti dedicati alla peste. "Prima edizione" assai rara. Cfr. Piantanida,I,676 - Lozzi,I,324: ?"non comune?". Pagg. ingiallite per la qualità della carta altrim. esemplare ben conservato.

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        Breviarium Romanum ex decreto sacrosancti soncilij trid. restitutum Pii V. Pontificis Max. jussu editum, et Clementis VIII. primum, nunc denuo Urbani Pp. VIII.,

      Antverpiae, ex typographia platiniana apud viduam Balthasaris Moreti, 1703 - jeweils mit Titelkupfer und Frontispiz, weitere 5 Kupfer vor Zwischentitel. 2farbig. W1 Sprache: la Gewicht in Gramm: 4400 8°, 18 - 23,5 cm, gebunden, braunes Ganzleder mit goldgeprägtem Titel, dreiseitiger Farbschnitt, Leder der Einbände etwas brüchig, Vor- und Nachsätze von alter Hand, teils beschrieben, sonst aber in gutem Zustand Pars Hiemalis, Verna, Aestiva, Autumnalis [4 Bücher] zweifarbig. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Breviarium Romanum ex decreto sacrosancti soncilij trid. restitutum Pii V. Pontificis Max. jussu editum, et Clementis VIII. primum, nunc denuo Urbani Pp. VIII.

      Antverpiae, ex typographia platiniana apud viduam Balthasaris Moreti, 1703.. Pars Hiemalis, Verna, Aestiva, Autumnalis [4 Bücher] zweifarbig. jeweils mit Titelkupfer und Frontispiz, weitere 5 Kupfer vor Zwischentitel. 2farbig. 8°, 18 - 23,5 cm, gebunden, braunes Ganzleder mit goldgeprägtem Titel, dreiseitiger Farbschnitt, Leder der Einbände etwas brüchig, Vor- und Nachsätze von alter Hand, teils beschrieben, sonst aber in gutem Zustand. W1

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        La Sainte Bible Content le Vieil et le Nouueau Testaments Enrichie de plusieurs belles figures Sacra Biblia nouo et Velere testamneto con stana eximiis sculpturis, et imagibus illustrata

      , Paris: published by Gerard Jouain, , 1703 , 238 pages, illustrated bible on good quality paper, black and white, detailed and expressive numbered plates, explanations below the illustration both in Latin and in French and with biblical reference,119 pages each for the Old no date given New Testaments, the works of mercy show within the New Testament section also depicted

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        Traur-Rede/Welche Bey des Hochgebohrnen Herrn, Herrn Christian Güldenleu.

      Rittern, etc. Dero Königl. Majest: zu Dennemarck, Norwegen, etc. Feldmarschalk-Lieutenants Und Ober-Kammer-Herrn, etc. Leichbegängnis, Bey hoher Versamlung, auch Königlicher Allergnädigster Gegenwart, Anno 1703. den 6. Sept. gehalten worden. Copenhagen: Gedruckt bey Joachim Schmitgen 1709. Med kobberstukket portræt, 6 store udfoldelige kobberstik, et helsides slutningkobber og store kobberstukne vignetter. Folio. [20] + 112 + [36] s. With 7 large folding engravings, one fullpage engraving and 4 engr. vignettes. + TRELLUND, JOH. Immortali Memoriæ ... Dn: Christiani Guldenlovii. 1707. Med 2 kobberstukne vignetter. 36 + [24] s. With 2 copperengraved vignettes. Indbundet i ét smukt nyt helpergamentbind med titel og årstal tegnet med tusch i rødt og sort på ryggen, samt med Danneskjold-Samsøes våben tegnet med tusch på forperm. Store plancher smukt restaureret på bagsiden og et blad smukt repareret i nederste margin, ellers rent og velholdt eksemplar. Bound in one new full vellumbinding with title and year drawn in red and black on spine and with the coat-of-arm of Danneskjold-Samsøe drawn in black tusch on frontboard. The large plates nicely restored on the back and one leaf nicely restored in lower margin, otherwise clean and well-preserved copy.. Ligprædikenen over Chr. Gyldenløve, ensøn af Christian V og Sophia Amalie Moth."Et pragtfuldt tryk ... det rigest udstyrede af den art skrifter, vor litteratur ejer..." (Laur. Nielsen). "Denne ligprædiken over Christian V's unge søn, Christian Gyldenløve, må regnes for at være det mest storslåede af alle baroktidens danske ligprædiken-tryk ... trykt med stor fraktur og under anvendelse af kunstfærdige træskårne initialer. Bogens overdådige udstyr af kobbertavler indledes med et (60 x 42) cm. stort stik af Gyldenløve, der efter udkast af tyskeren Johann Sigmundt Ebert og Gottfr. Fuchs er stukket af Andr. Reinhardt; denne har også raderet de seks som historiske dokumenter meget interessante kæmpekobbere, der gengiver ligtogets gang gennem København og begravelsen i Frue Kirke. Det største måler 39 x 184 cm. Ligtoget fandt sted om aftenen og alle plancherne har derfor en tæt og mørk karakter. Oplaget var kun 275 ekspl", [Birkelund 75]. Indeholder foruden selve ligtalen oplysninger om ceremonierne, processionen, etc. og en gravskrift af salmedigteren Thomas Kingo. Bibl. Dan. III,1135. Ad. 2: Bibl. Dan. III,1135. The most magnificent Danish funeral oration. Illustrated with 7 large folded engravings and contains information on the ceremonies, processions, etc

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        Residences memorables de l'incomparable heros de nôtre siecle ou Representation exacte de edifices et jardins de ... le Prince Eugene Francois Duc de Savoye et de Piemont, ... | Wunder würdiges Kriegs- uns Siegs-lager ... oder Eigentliche vor und abbildungen der Hoff- Lust- und Garten-gebäude ...Augsburg, heirs of Jeremias Wolff, 1731-1740. With: (2) KLEINER, Salomon. Representation des animaux de la menagerie de ... la Prince Eugene François de Savoye et de Piemont ..., avec plusieurs plantes etrangeres du dit jardin ...Vorbildung aller ausländischen Thiere, so in dem Thier-garten Sr. Hochfürst. Durchl. Eugenii Francisci ...Augsburg, heirs of Jeremias Wolff, 1734. With 11 engraved title-pages, 2 engraved dedication leaves and 102 engraved illustration plates (11 folding). 2 works (the first in 10 parts) in 1 volume. Oblong Royal folio (32 x 46 cm). 19th-century calf.

      Berlin Kat. 2117; Lipperheide 686; Nissen, ZBI , 2212 (only part 11); Springer 40. Splendid set, rarely found complete, of 102 monumental engraved views by Salomon Kleiner (1703-1761), devoted to Johann Lucas von Hildebrandt's famous Belvedere in Vienna, one of the most famous and magnificent private estates built in de 18th century, owned by Prince Eugene de Savoy (1663-1736). It is accompanied by Kleiner's complementary series on the estate's menagerie, showing some hundred animals and a few plants, many exotic, set among ruins, other buildings, sculptures and fountains. The plates in the 10 parts of the main series show plans, elevations, sections, views of the exterior and especially the lavish interior, details of decoration, sculpture and art. The interiors were designed by Claude le Fort du Plessy, the beautiful frescoes by Jonas Drentwett and the gardens and waterworks by Dominique Girard (imported from Versailles). Sets with all ten parts complete plus the menagerie are rarely found. With bookplate on paste-down. In good condition, with some marginal browning and a few tears repaired. Binding worn, spine damaged and some restorations. A magnificent series of 102 views of the Belvedere at Vienna and the animals in its menagerie.

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        De Nieuwe Bereisde Wereld, Eerste Deel, Behelzende de Beschryving van Europa, Met de daar in gelegene Keizerryken, Koningryken, en voornaamste Vorstendommen en Republyken, benevens der zelver Oorspronkelykheden en ouden Staat, forme van Regeering, Hoedanigheden en Aart der Ingezetenen, Godsdiensten, Pretentien der Vorsten en Mogendheden op anderer Landen en Heerschappyen, Inkomsten, Krygsmagten, Ridder-Orders, Muntsoorten, enz. Verzeld met de Lysten der aanzienlyke Vorsten van Europa, Meerendeel sedert d'oprechting hunner Heerschappyen tot aan den Jaare 1703. Uit verscheidene Schryvers en Taalen te samen gebracht. Vercierd met konstige kopere Plaaten.

      Amsterdam, Jan ten Hoorn 1703. (titelprent, 6) 575 (11) p. Opnieuw gebonden half Leer met ribben, 4° (bovenste marge wat gebruind, met de titelprent en 10 gravures buiten de collatie van: Italia, Germania, Gallia, Anglia, Moscovia, Suecia, Dania, Polonia, Helvetia, en Foederatum Belgium. Zonder de gravure van Hispania).

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        CURSO CHYMICO DEL DOCTOR NICOLAS LEMERY

      Impressor Juan García InfaçonMadrid. 1703. A costa de florian Anison. 21X15. Holandesa con puntas. Primera edición española. 25h+8 Bellíssimas láminas de época+1h+492Pág+21h. Buena traducción por D. Felix Palacios, socio de la Regia Sociedad Medico - Chymica de Sevilla. Niclolas Lemery, farmacéutico francés, una autentica autoridad de quimica y farmacia en Europa desde finales del siglo XVII y finales siglo XVIII. Revoluciono el mundo de la quimica y la farmacia actualizandolo en gran parte y totalmente contrario a los principios alquimistas. Fue el primero en desarrollar las teorias del ácido base. La Obra que presentamos fue un paso de gigante para la humanidad en el mundo de la quimica y la farmacia, contiene capitulos de fitoquimica en el cual Lemery es su creador. Magnífica Obra historica. Ref 30 Biblioteca A

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        El Parnaso Español y Musas Castellanas de Don./, Cavallero de la Orden de Santiago, Señor de la villa de La Torre de Juan Abad. Dedícase a la Muy Ilustre Academia de los Desconfiados de la Excelentissima Ciudad de Barcelona

      Por Rafael Figueró, à la calle de los Algodoneros. Véndese en Casa J. Batlle, J. Suriá y. J. Piferrer, Barcelona 1703 - 21 cm. Pleno pergamino época. Lomo rotulado. Frontis y seis grabados a la madera, con la representación del Parnaso y de las musas. Exlibris discreto del antiguo propietario. Las hojas de portada y portadilla, ligeramente gastadas, presentan minúsculas imperfecciones. Pequeña mancha de tinta en borde inferior de cortes. Ejemplar completo, limpio y bien conservado. Rara y buscada edición, dedicada a la Academia de los Desconfiados, de Barcelona, en el mismo año que ésta celebrara su última sesión. En 1714 fue clausurada por Felipe V. reapareciendo luego como Real Academia de Buenas Letras. Su fundador, Ignasi Dalmases, tenía, entre otros propósitos, el de reunir ejemplares para una futura Biblioteca Catalana. Los tres patrocinadores de la presente edición (los libreros Suriá, Batlle y Piferrer) ya habían sacado a la luz el año anterior dos tomos de las obras en prosa de Quevedo y en una extensa dedicatoria, suscrita por los tres, a la Academia de los Desconfiados lo justificacaban por creer que la actividad de los académicos había trasladado el Parnaso a la ciudad de Barcelona. En tal sentido esta edición sería como un tercer tomo de las obras de Quevedo. 4 h. 502 pp. 9 h. En español. Book in spanish. El pago contrarrembolso lleva un recargo de 2 euros.

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        The Description and Uses of the Celestial and Terrestrial Globes; and of Collin's Pocket Quadrant

      London: Printed By E. Midwinter for D. Midwinter and T. Leigh, 1703. 12mo., (5 6/8 x 3 4/8 inches). 4-page publisher's catalogue at end. Title-page within ruled border (light soiling throughout). Engraved frontispiece of a armillary celestial globe (stained). Contemporary sheep (rebacked to style, extremities lightly scuffed). First edition. "When Harris was giving the public mathematical lecture course at the Marine Coffee House, his subject in March 1703 was 'the Use of Globes and Doctrine of the Sphere', for which the enterprising bookseller Daniel Midwinter printed the corresponding text-book and sold it to those attending (Taylor "The Mathematical Practitioners of Tudor and Stuart England" 554). For more information about this book, or a warm welcome to see it and other books in our library at 72nd Street, NYC, please contact Kate Hunter, M.A. Oxon, in the Rare Book Department.

      [Bookseller: Arader Galleries]
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        Traur-Rede/Welche Bey des Hochgebohrnen Herrn, Herrn Christian Güldenleu.

      . Rittern, etc. Dero Königl. Majest: zu Dennemarck, Norwegen, etc. Feldmarschalk-Lieutenants Und Ober-Kammer-Herrn, etc. Leichbegängnis, Bey hoher Versamlung, auch Königlicher Allergnädigster Gegenwart, Anno 1703. den 6. Sept. gehalten worden. Copenhagen: Gedruckt bey Joachim Schmitgen 1709. Med kobberstukket portraet, 6 store udfoldelige kobberstik, et helsides slutningkobber og store kobberstukne vignetter. Folio. [20] + 112 + [36] s. With 7 large folding engravings, one fullpage engraving and 4 engr. vignettes. + TRELLUND, JOH. Immortali Memoriae ... Dn: Christiani Guldenlovii. 1707. Med 2 kobberstukne vignetter. 36 + [24] s. With 2 copperengraved vignettes. Indbundet i et smukt nyt helpergamentbind med titel og arstal tegnet med tusch i rödt og sort pa ryggen, samt med Danneskjold-Samsöes vaben tegnet med tusch pa forperm. Store plancher smukt restaureret pa bagsiden og et blad smukt repareret i nederste margin, ellers rent og velholdt eksemplar. Bound in one new full vellumbinding with title and year drawn in red and black on spine and with the coat-of-arm of Danneskjold-Samsöe drawn in black tusch on frontboard. The large plates nicely restored on the back and one leaf nicely restored in lower margin, otherwise clean and well-preserved copy. * Ligpraedikenen over Chr. Gyldenlöve, ensön af Christian V og Sophia Amalie Moth."Et pragtfuldt tryk ... det rigest udstyrede af den art skrifter, vor litteratur ejer..." (Laur. Nielsen). "Denne ligpraediken over Christian V's unge sön, Christian Gyldenlöve, ma regnes for at vaere det mest storslaede af alle baroktidens danske ligpraediken-tryk ... trykt med stor fraktur og under anvendelse af kunstfaerdige traeskarne initialer. Bogens overdadige udstyr af kobbertavler indledes med et (60 x 42) cm. stort stik af Gyldenlöve, der efter udkast af tyskeren Johann Sigmundt Ebert og Gottfr. Fuchs er stukket af Andr. Reinhardt; denne har ogsa raderet de seks som historiske dokumenter meget interessante kaempekobbere, der gengiver ligtogets gang gennem Köbenhavn og begravelsen i Frue Kirke. Det störste maler 39 x 184 cm. Ligtoget fandt sted om aftenen og alle plancherne har derfor en taet og mörk karakter. Oplaget var kun 275 ekspl", [Birkelund 75]. Indeholder foruden selve ligtalen oplysninger om ceremonierne, processionen, etc. og en gravskrift af salmedigteren Thomas Kingo. Bibl. Dan. III,1135. Ad. 2: Bibl. Dan. III,1135. <br>The most magnificent Danish funeral oration. Illustrated with 7 large folded engravings and contains information on the ceremonies, processions, etc..

      [Bookseller: Peter Grosell, Antiquarian Bookseller]
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        Ghebeden door de geheele weke, verdeylt voor verscheyde tyden van elcken dagh. Samengebonden met] [DE WITTE, Gilles] - Davids harp-sangen, of Het boeck der psalmen met korte verklaringen op de duystere plaetsen. Derden druck (.).

      Van Rhyn, Foppens, Delft, Brussel 1703 - 2 werken in 1 volume. 1. [24]-132 pp. Lichte verkleuring op eerste blz) 2. [38]-286 pp. (enkele vlekjes, scheur in p. 181), ., 1. Delftse druk van dit gebedenboek. Met houtsnede versierd titelblad. Eigenaarsnaam op titelblad. . Ref. STCN (3). BCNI 16216. 2. Derde uitgave van deze psalmen bewerkt door De Witte (1648-1721). Houtsnede op titelpagina. Ref. STCN (2). BCNI 16247. 1 volumes. Eigentijdse lamslederen band, rug met 5 nerven. Contemporary sheep, spine on 5 raised bands.

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        LES &#140;UVRES DE MAISTRE GUY COQUILLE, SIEUR DE ROMENAY, CONTENANT PLUSIEURS TRAITEZ TOUCHANT LES LIBERTEZ DE L&#146;ÉGLISE GALLICANE, L&#146;HISTOIRE DE FRANCE & LE DROICT FRANÇOIS, entre lesquels plusieurs n&#146;ont point encore été imprimez, & les autres ont été exactement corrigez et dans cette nouvelleéd., revue, corrigée & augmentée, (t. II uniquement)

      Bordeaux Claude Labottière 1703 - , in-folio, pl. basane havane, dos à 6 nerfs ornés, caissons et fers dorés, tit. & tom. dorés sur pc. noire, roulettes dorées sur les coupes, tr. rouges, tit. bicolore, cul-de-lampe, bandeaux et lettrines, impression en double colonne, (1 mors fendu, ptt. épidermure, coiffe de tête accidentée, coupes et coins émoussés, ors passés, trace de typex sur p. de tit.), [5ff.-384-38-336p. -5ff.

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        Carte Du Canada Ou De La Nouvelle France

      Published in Paris in 1703 - A wonderfully detailed copper-plate engraved map with outline color of Canada and the Great Lakes by Guillaume De L&#146;Isle published in Paris in 1703. Overall this map measures 26&#148;x20.5&#148;. It has been cut into 12 squares backed onto blue linen which fold into a portfolio. This map provided the most accurate rendering of the Great Lakes available at the time, with the lakes fully enclosed and properly placed in longitude and latitude. Despite some ambiguous details to the west, derived from Lahontan's theories, the depiction of the Great Lakes, their relation to Hudson's Bay, and of the rivers and lakes of the north was better than anything prior. An epic cartouche containing the titling and decorated with a beaver, indigenous peoples (one of whom is bearing a scalp), Jesuit explorers and centered with the French crown and coat of arms. De L'Isle was the best mapmaker of the period, enjoying the reportage from the French network of travellers, missionaries, merchants and military adventurers concerning their activities around the world. Overall this map is in very good condition with some light foxing and staining throughout.

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        Catalogus Omnium Elegantissimorum Librorum, qui in utroque Thesauro Antiquitatum Romanarum ac Graecarum Joh. Georgii Graevii et Jacobi Gronovii, in Folio XXIV. Voluminibus reperiuntur, Ordine alphabetico digestus

      31 pp. 8vo, cont. calf-backed marbled boards. Leyden: P. van der Aa, 1703. First edition and rare. Graevius (1632-1703), German classical scholar and critic, was professor at Utrecht. He had a high reputation as a teacher and was a particular favorite of William III of England, who made him historiographer royal. His editions of the classics marked a distinct advance in scholarship. He is best remembered for his Thesaurus Antiquitatum Romanorum (1694-99), which is the first encyclopedic compilation of the knowledge of the ancient Roman world. His friend and colleague Jacobus Gronovius (1645-1716), Dutch classical scholar, published a complementary work -- Thesaurus Antiquitatum Graecarum (1697-1702) -- which dealt with ancient Greece. Both are compilations of earlier works by more than 120 contributors; they became standard reference tools throughout the 18th century. Following Graevius&#39;s death in early 1703, Peter van der Aa, the publisher of the two thesauri, decided to stimulate sales by issuing the present catalogue. It was designed to be a guide to the contents of each series. It lists the contributors and their texts found in the two thesauri. References to each series, volume, and page number are given. Fine copy. .

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        Recueil general des opera representez par l'Academie Royale de musique, depuis son etablissement.

      - A Paris, chez Christophe Ballard, de 1703 à 1739. Ensemble de 14 vol. petit in-12 ; basane mouchetée, dos lisse richement orné, pièces de titre et de tomaison de maroquin rouge et marron (reliure de l'époque). L'éditeur (ou le relieur) n'a pas jugé utile de conserver la totalité des pages de titre attachés à chaque volume, comme les feuillets de table absents dans les tomes II, III, IV. Chaque opéra est bel et bien précédé d'une gravure en frontispice. Rare ensemble en très bon état auquel manque le tome I. Infimes usures en pied et sommet de dos. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Partie Orientale D'Afrique ou se trouvent L'Egipte, La Nubie, L'Abbissine, et L'Ajan et partie de la Nigritie, du Grand Desert et . . .

      Paris 1703 - Size : 225x325 (mm), 8.875x12.75 (Inches), Original Outline Coloring

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        The Description and Uses of the Celestial and Terrestrial Globes; and of Collin's Pocket Quadrant

      Printed By E. Midwinter for D. Midwinter and T. Leigh, London 1703 - 12mo., (5 6/8 x 3 4/8 inches). 4-page publisher's catalogue at end. Title-page within ruled border (light soiling throughout). Engraved frontispiece of a armillary celestial globe (stained). Contemporary sheep (rebacked to style, extremities lightly scuffed). First edition. "When Harris was giving the public mathematical lecture course at the Marine Coffee House, his subject in March 1703 was 'the Use of Globes and Doctrine of the Sphere', for which the enterprising bookseller Daniel Midwinter printed the corresponding text-book and sold it to those attending (Taylor "The Mathematical Practitioners of Tudor and Stuart England" 554). For more information about this book, or a warm welcome to see it and other books in our library at 72nd Street, NYC, please contact Kate Hunter, M.A. Oxon, in the Rare Book Department [Attributes: First Edition]

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        A New Mapp of the Estates of Savoy & Piedmont with the Countries Adjacent

      London: Robert Morden & Christopher Browne, 1703. A very fine map of Savoy & Piedmont by two great English cartographers Robert Morden (d. 1703) was one of a new group of mapmakers who established the art of map publication in London on a permanent basis. As demonstrated in this excellent map of Savoy and Piedmont, Morden conveys the artistic and graphic standards of the late 17th century Dutch masters to English idiom. This is particularly true of the very fine engraving, evident here, that would not be typical of 18th century maps in general. Morden&#39;s early 18th century map of Savoy and Piedmont includes important topographical illustrations of this very mountainous region, but also, innovatively, main roads. The coats of arms of the House of Savoy, Piedmont and Tyrol are displayed around the title cartouche. Copper-engraved map, with original outline colour, in very good condition overall.

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        Des wijd-vermaerden Natuur-kondigers vyf Boecken.

      Amsterdam. Gysbert de Groote. 1703 - Sm. 8vo. 155 x 95mm. pp. 568 + 8. Full contemporary vellum with spine lettering, faded. Allegorical title page of Adam & Eve in the garden of Eden (supplied in facsimile), and 53 woodcuts in text, depicting the various orders of animals in the world, including the mythical (mermaids and dragons). Handelende van de Nature. In five books: 1. Van de Menschen 2. Van de viervoetighe en kruypende Dieren. 3. Van de Vogelen 4. Van de kleyne Beestjes of Ongedierten. 5. Van de Visschen, Oesters, Kreesten, &c. [Being extracts from Pliny&#146;s Natural History, Books 7-11]. The cuts appeared in various editions of this work from the mid-seventeenth century, and have a delightful naïve quality. Text and prints generally strong and bright. Minor damp-staining throughout, mostly affecting margins. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        La Sainte Bible Content le Vieil et le Nouueau Testaments Enrichie de plusieurs belles figures Sacra Biblia nouo et Velere testamneto con stana eximiis sculpturis, et imagibus illustrata

      published by Gerard Jouain, Paris 1703 - , 238 pages, illustrated bible on good quality paper, black and white, detailed and expressive numbered plates, explanations below the illustration both in Latin and in French and with biblical reference,119 pages each for the Old no date given New Testaments, the works of mercy show within the New Testament section also depicted , spine back lacking, spine largely intact, first section attatched at one point, second section attatched on all points but one, remainding sections fully attatched, top cover unattatched, both covers with outter covering lifting and end papers with tears, front free endpaper lacking, rear front free endpaper with previous owner's detainls in black ink, some of which have been blacked out, inside with most of the pictures clean, margines with a variety of light thumb, ink and coffee marks, pages also have a variety of small chipps, creases and tears, a good reading copy the book is in fair condition , brown waxed paper on hard card , landscape,19 x 27 cm Hardback ISBN: [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Reliquiae Bodleianae:

      London - John Hartley 1703 - The scarce first edition of Reliquiae Bodleianae, edited by Thomas Hearne. Finely bound in late eighteenth century full calf with gilt lettering and decoration. With an armorial nameplate for William Carr on the front pastedown. Sir Thomas Bodley, 1545 1613, was an English diplomat and scholar, and founder of the Bodleian Library, Oxford. He was educated at Magdalen College, Oxford, and was admitted as fellow to Merton College. He began lecturing at Merton, and in 1565 he was formally appointed as the college's first Lecturer in Ancient Greek. He served in many college offices and in 1569 was elected as one of the University's junior proctors. On his return from European travels, Bodley was appointed gentleman-usher to Queen Elizabeth and he entered Parliament as member for Portsmouth in 1584. He was later to become a diplomat, but after years of intrigue, he retired from public life in 1596. From 1598, Bodley devoted his life to the library project that was to become the famous Bodleian library at Oxford. He was knighted in 1604. Thomas Hearne, 1678 - 1735, was an English antiquarian. He attracted attention at St Edmund Hall, Oxford, and was employed to compare manuscripts. In 1699 he was made assistant keeper of the Bodleian library, and in 1712 was appointed second keeper. As a nonjuror he refused to take the oaths of allegiance to King George I, and early in 1716 he was deprived of his librarianship. However, he continued to reside in Oxford, and occupied himself in editing the English chroniclers. Hearn refused several important academic positions, including the librarianship of the Bodleian and the Camden professorship of ancient history, rather than take the oaths. William Carr, 1862 - 1925, was a biographer for the Dictionary of National Biography, historian, magistrate and Deputy Lieutenant for Norfolk, England. Condition: The binding is tight and firm. The hinges are just starting. The front inner hinge is slightly strained. There is some mild wear to the extremities, including some mild bumping and rubbing. Internally the pages have some browning and scattered spots. A small section from the lower right-hand corner of page 309is missing not affecting text. Overall the condition is very good. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Nummi antiqui familiarumromanarum, perpetuis interpretationibus illustrati.volumen primum (et secundum)

      G. Gallet, Amstelaedami 1703 - [Figurato - Numismatica] (cm.32,6) vol. 2 bella piena pergamena originale, tagli marmorizzati. -cc.12nn., pp.536 +78 tavv.f.t.; pp.576 +tavv. da 79 a 152 + cc.24 nn di index. Frontis rosso e nero con incisione, bella antiporta figurata. è questa: "una delle principali opere del Vaillant" (Cicognara). le migliaia di monete illustrate nelle 152 tavole, tutte caratterizzate da grande dettaglio e nitidezza sono state disegnate da J. Goeree e incise da J. Mulder (Benezit VI 242 e IX 934). Opera importante e non comune, manca a Vinet e alla Choix dell'Olschki. Lievissima ombreggiatura al margine bianco di 7 tavole altrimenti esemplare molto bello nitido e marginoso stampato su ottima carta. * Cicognara 3034; * Borroni 12495; * Graesse VII 234; * Brunet V 1027.[f55] [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A Journey from Aleppo to Jerusalem at Easter A. D. 1697, (Syria)

      Printed at the Theater, Oxford 1703 - 12mo, 7 1/2 by 4 3/4, 142 pages, plus 7 unpag pps letters of testimony. Fresh, and historically accurate full calf binding by Fetterer, banded, with gilt lettering and decoration. Foxing to engraved title page, replaced front and rear blank prelims, otherwise, tightly bound, with 9 plates, five are folding. This is actually an uncharacteristically fine copy of a most elusive book in travel and exploration. Plates are uniformly excellent, unsplit foldouts, very sharp impressions, any foxing is trivial. Pages have scattered foxing, esp to the edges, mostly minor other than the engraved title page and the page following, but are generally clean, I find no rips or bends. A rare first edition, uncatalogued by WorldCat / OCLC, although subsequent editions are well represented. Arguably the most important book in the history and culture of travel or tourism, Maundrell writes of his three month journey in a unique way. Previous travel books were generally written from the point of religious fervor, or in vague and fantastic prose, but this book is an accurate description of his travels, his journal, amended for publication, even to offer precise dimensions of the monuments and sights, in his writings and illustrations. This book marks the delineation of the period of tourism per se, previously only for pilgrimages, exploration and the very rich, to the post Maundrell times where more common people could travel for pleasure and excitement, ergo, the start of the modern age of tourism. The book was a posthumous success, 7 editions to 1749, presumably in larger numbers than this first, somewhat heretical, edition. Moreover, Aleppo's success colored almost all travelogues from nearly the first day it was printed, its style was a quick winner, and latter authors were quick to sense this maturation in the taste's of the buying public. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Valhalla Booksellers]
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        A Journey from Aleppo to Jerusalem at Easter, A.D. 1697. The Second Edition, in which the Corrections and Additions, which were sent by the Author after the Book was Printed off, are inserted in the Body of the Book in their proper places

      Printed at the Theater. Second edition, corrected and enlarged from the first of 1703.. Edges rubbed; hinges starting, but sound; very attractive copy.. 8vo, near-contemporary full panelled calf, black morocco label, gilt rules and lettering. Nine copper-engraved plates (five folding). Maundrell (1665-1701) was stationed in Aleppo from 1696 to 1701 as chaplain of the Levant Company. His account of Baalbeck and Palmyra are the first such descriptions by an Englishman. Engraved armorial bookplate of ?Colonel Cooper? on the front pastedown.

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        The Surgeon (removing a growth from the back of his patient) engraved by Jacques Coelemans, 1703. 19 x 24.5 cm

      1703 - After the painting by David Teniers le Jeune, 1678. Cropped at edge of engraving.

      [Bookseller: Jeremy Norman's historyofscience]
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        Aula subterranea. Domina dominantium subdita subditorum. Das ist: Untererdische Hoffhaltung, ohne welche weder die Herren regieren noch die Unterthanen gehorchen konnen. Oder grundliche beschreibung der jenigen Sachen, so in der tieffe der Erden wachsen. Als aller Ertzen der Konighlichen und gemeinen Metallen, auch furnehmster Mineralien . . .

      Frankfurt am Mayn, Johann David Zunner, 1703 - Folio. [12], 196 ,[4]; 39, [1] p. Two parts. Additional engraved titlepage. Many woodcuts, mostly quarter page showing extraction, smelting and refining of gold, silver and copper ores. Part title to the second part 'Interpres phraseologiae metallurgiae, ' Contemporary vellum with the title inked onto the spine and the ownership marks A*D*G*A* 1*7*0*8* stamped onto the front board. The vellum marked and with a few signs of wear. Endpapers browned and insect damage in the joints. The text paper browned as usual due to the poor quality of the ink. Old stamp on title verso and on the verso of the final leaf. A very good copy.

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        Memoirs of Transactions at Sea During the War with France; Beginning in 1688, and Ending in 1697

      Sold By John Nutt near Stationers-hall, London 1703 - Pp. [xliv], 408. Full leather Cambridge-style binding with plain rectangular frame and central rectangle and border in mottled leather, red sprinkled edges. Armorial bookplate of Sir John Percivale Baronet of Burton in the County of Cork in Ireland to front pastedown, tiny bookseller's ticket to lower edge of front free endpaper, bit of worming in the whitespace margins of approximately 8 leaves first and last, light stain in upper gutter diminishing through first 12 leaves, otherwise interior exceptionally bright and crisp. Expert, invisible rebacking done some time ago with 5 raised bands, and gilt-stamped ship motif in the compartments, leather spine label lacking but stamped impression still visible. Overall, a very good, handsome copy. Size: Octavo [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Sicherer und Geschwinder Artzt / Oder Neues Artzney-Buch / Worinnen Alle und jede Kranckeheiten des Menschlichen Leibs / nach Ordnung des Alphabeths gründlich / und detlich beschrieben: .

      Jakob Bertsche,, Basel, Frantz Plater, Joh. Philipp Ritchters, 1703 - Basel, Frantz Plater, Joh. Philipp Ritchters, Jakob Bertsche, 1703. 8°. (27) Bl., 912 S., (12) Bl. Pergamentband der Zeit (Rücken und hinterer Deckel etwas beschädigt mit Materialverlust, fleckig). Hirsch VI, 385. - 4. Auflage dieses häufig verlegten Werkes der Medizin. Theodor Zwinger (d. J.) zu einer Basler Ärzte-Familie gehörend, promovierte 1680 in Basel und erhielt nach längeren Aufenthalten in Paris und Strassburg vorerst einen Lehrstuhl der Rhetorik und später der Physik in seiner Vaterstadt. Nach Professuren in Botanik und Anatomie wandte er sich 1711 gänzlich der Medizin zu und lehrte theoretische u. praktische Medizin. - Gelenke leicht gelockert. Durchgehend stockfleckig. Pergamentband der Zeit (Rücken und hinterer Deckel etwas beschädigt mit Materialverlust, fleckig).

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        Chronique Bordeloise. corrigée & augmentée de puis l'année 1671 jusqu'au passage du Roy d'Espagne & de Nosseigneurs les princes, les freres, en cette ville l'année 1701.

      Bordeaux Simon Boé 1703 - Recueil in-4, 47 pp., 3 feuillets blancs avec 4 gravures sur bois. Plein veau époque, dos à nerfs orné, pièce de titre rouge. A la suite nous trouvons également : - DARNAL, Jean. Supplement des Chroniques de la Noble Ville & Cité de Bourdeaux. Bourdeaux, Iac. Mongiron Millanges, 1666. 198-108-238 pp. - Nouveau recüeil de diverses Lettres Patentes, Edits & Déclarations des Rois de France & d'Angleterre. Avec divers Arrêts. et autres Titres concernant les principaux Privilèges de la ville de Bordeaux, bourgeois et habitans d'icelle. Bordeaux, G. Boudé-Boé, 1717. 80 pp., 3 ff. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Carte du Canada ou de la Nouvelle France

      Paris 1703 - An excellently engraved map of Canada with outline color by Delisle published in 1703. Very good condition; slight staining along the edges.

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        THE BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER,

      - And Adminstration of the Sacraments, and other rites and ceremonies of the Church, according to the use of the Church of England: Together with the Psalter or Psalms of David, pointed as they are to be sung or said in Churches. Pp. [200](A8-Aa8,Bb4), all with red ruled borders, the text printed double column; 8vo; early navy straight grain morocco, lettered and ruled in gilt, slightly rubbed, corners bruised, edges lightly worn; a.e.g.; marbled endpapers; hinges cracking, twentieth century bookplate on upper free endpaper, the last text page detached, ff. S1(verso) & S2(recto) slightly water stained, most pages browned, occasional slight soiling and scattered light foxing; Oxford, printed by the University-Printers, 1703. Griffiths, 1703/7 (this being one of the copies without the extra sig. Aa+[the accession service for Queen Anne, which was included in some copies of this edition]). *Previously from the library of Henry Carington Bowles, with his armorial bookplate on the upper pastedown, plus his inked signature (dated 1830) on blank preliminary leaf. The Bowles family were noted printers, publishers and map sellers in the 17th and 18th centuries. Henry Carington Bowles (1763) continued the family business, operating as Bowles & Carver from 1793-1830.

      [Bookseller: Kay Craddock - Antiquarian Bookseller]
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