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        Discourses Concerning Government, By Algernon Sidney, Son to Robert

      1704. A Landmark in the Philosophy of Republican Government, A Book Admired by Jefferson Sidney, Algernon [1622-1683]. Discourses Concerning Government, By Algernon Sidney, Son to Robert Earl of Leicester, And Ambassador from the Commonwealth of England to Charles Gustavus King of Sweden. Publish'd from an Original Manuscript. Carefully Corrected. To Which is Added, the paper he Deliver'd to the Sheriffs Immediately Before His Death. And an Alphabetical Table. London: Printed by J. Darby, 1704. [viii], 424 [i.e.420], [48] pp. Copperplate portrait frontispiece. Folio (12" x 7-1/2"). Contemporary paneled calf, raised bands and lettering piece to spine. Light rubbing to boards and extremities, some minor nicks and scratches, a bit of edgewear to lettering piece, corners bumped and lightly worn, front hinge cracked, rear pastedown loose, early armorial bookplate to front pastedown (St. Columbs). Light toning, negligible faint dampstaining to a few leaves, internally clean. A handsome copy. * Second edition. The first edition of this important work was published in 1698, fifteen years after Sidney's execution for treason in 1683. A reply to Filmer's Patriarcha, the Discourses is one of the earliest modern statements of republican ideals. He proposes a doctrine of natural justice and governmental order from which all institutions vary at their peril. More important, Sidney asserts that a king's authority is granted by parliament, which has the additional power to depose him-controversial ideas indeed during the Restoration period. Thomas Jefferson, one of several individuals influenced by this text, described it as "... probably the best elementary book of the principles of government, as founded in natural right which has ever been published in any language; and it is much to be desired in such a government as ours that it should be put into the hands of our youth as soon as their minds are sufficiently matured for that branch of study." (Sowerby). Sidney was beheaded by Charles II in part for his involvement in the Rye House plot. One of the other charges against him was that he had committed treasonable libel in his Discourses, which was still in manuscript at that time. Sowerby, Catalogue of the Library of Thomas Jefferson, III:12. English Short-Title Catalogue T113295.

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        Explications de la prophetie d'Isaie sur l'enfantement de la Sainte Vierge EDITION ORIGINALE

      A Paris: Chez Anisson, 1704. Fine. Chez Anisson, A Paris 1704, In-12 (9x16cm), (6) 191pp., relié. - Edition, and last work published during the lifetime of the author. Copy to weapons of Godet des Marais, Bishop of Chartres, who was the confessor of Madame de Maintenon and the top of the Maison de Saint Cyr. Binding full glossy golden calf contemporary. spine finely decorated nerves. As an exhibit in brown morocco. Arms stamped centers boards. A small lack the upper joint in the head. A dull corner. a gash on the top and small spots on the lower flat plate, but nice copy. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, et dernière oeuvre publiée du vivant de l'auteur. Exemplaire aux armes de Godet des Marais, évêque de Chartres, qui fut les confesseur de Madame de Maintenon et le supérieur de la Maison de Saint Cyr. Reliure en plein veau blond glacé d'époque. Dos à nerfs finement orné. Pièce de titre en maroquin brun. Armes frappées aux centres des plats. Un infime manque au mors supérieur en tête. Un coin émoussé. Une bande de papier vient combler un manque en page de titre. une estafilade sur le plat supérieur et petites taches sur le plat inférieur, mais bel exemplaire. Isaïe est un des quatre grands prophètes de l'Ancien Testament annonçant la venue du Messie au sein de la maison d'Israël. Bossuet démontre qu'il s'agit bien du Christ, et que les termes de la prophétie ne pouvaient qu'aveugler les juifs. A la suite de l'explication par l'auteur, une traduction de ce fameux verset 31 où Isaïe évoque l'enfantement de la Vierge. On sait aujourd'hui que le terme en hébreux signifie jeune femme, et qu'il a été interprété en Vierge.  NB : Cet ouvrage est disponible à la librairie sur demande sous 48 heures.  

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        ARTE MINIMA,

      - QUE COM SEMIBREVE PROLAC,AM tratta em tempo breve, os modos da Maxima, & Longa sciencia da Musica. OFFERECIDA ?A SACRATISSIMA VIRGEM MARIA Senhora Nossa, debaixo da Invocaçaõ da QUIETAÇAM, CUJA IMAGEM ESTA EM A SANTA Sé desta Cidade, POR SEU AUTHOR O P. MANOEL NUNES DA SYLVA, Mestre Cathedratico do Collegio de S. Catharina do Illustrissimo Senhor Arcebispo, & do Coro da Paroquial Igreja de Santa Maria Magdalena, na qual foy baptizado, & ultimamente Mestre da Real Collegiada de N. Senhora da Conceiçaõ da Ordem de N. Senhor Jesu Christo desta Cidade. LISBOA. Na Officina de MIGUEL MANESCAL, Impressor do Santo Officio, à custa de Antonio Pereyra, & Antonio Manescal, Anno de 1704. In 4º (de 20x15 cm) com [viii], 44, 52, 136 pags. Encadernação da época em pergaminho flexível, apresentando danos de trabalho de traça sobre as pastas e na lombada. Exemplar com trabalhos de traça generalizados no interior, no festo, e alguns restauros grosseiros na primeira página de texto, e noutras páginas, afectando ligeiramente o texto. Inocêncio VI, 72: ?P. Manuel Nunes Da Silva, Presbítero professo na Ordem Militar de Cristo, Mestre de Música no Seminário arquiepiscopal e em outras igrejas de Lisboa, sua pátria. - Ficaram ignoradas as datas do seu nascimento e óbito. ? Arte minima, que com semibreve prolação tracta em tempo breve os modos da maxima e longa sciencia da musica, etc. Lisboa, por João Galrão 1685. 4.º de XII 44 52 136 pag., com duas estampas, a saber: uma no frontispício, outra que representa a mão dos signais e tons. A obra divide se a obra em três tratados, ou partes, que vem a ser: «Resumo da arte de canto de órgão» - «Summa da arte de cantochão» - «Tractado das explanações». Há segunda edição, Lisboa, por Miguel Manescal 1704. 4.º, conforme em tudo á primeira, menos no que diz respeito a estampa do frontispício, que falta nos exemplares que tenho visto da dita segunda edição. Creio que o preço regular deste livro é de 400 réis, ou pouco mais. Location/localizacao: raros

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        Stadtplan mit Befestigungsanlagen ('Ulm - Ulm Freye Reichs-Stadt in Schwaben, hatt in den Bayerischen troublen viel erlitten, dan der Churfurst nahm sie A° 1701. mitt list, belegte sie, und erpresste gross geld. verlasse sie 1704.').

      - Kupferstich v. Nicolas Person aus Quotidiani Martis Labores . b. Nicolas Person in Mainz, dat. 1704, 13,5 x 22 Nicht bei Schefold, Alte Ansichten aus Württemberg; Meurer, Das Festungsbuch des Nicolas Person, 105. - Selten! (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        Il giardiniero francese overo trattato del tagliare gli alberi da frutto con la maniera di ben allevarli, trasportato dal francese. Agiunto un Compendio delle Regole e Massime più necessarie per l'esercitio di quest'arte.

      Albrizzi Girolamo 1704 - In folio antico (333x232 mm.), pp. (4), 55 + 20 di Instruttione per la Coltura de Fiori (questa Instruttione non era presente nella prima italiana del 1698). Legatura in mez. perg. mod. con piatti in cartonatura marmorizzata. Monogramma xilogr. dell'editore al front. entro bordura con putti e tralci vegetali e floreali. Iniziali floreali ornate incise su rame. 9 tavv. f.t. a p.p. incise su rame con complessive 85 figure. Altre vignette in rame n.t. Seconda versione italiana (la prima italiana è del 1698, edita sempre dall'Albrizzi, mentre la prima francese, di Parigi, è del 1696) dell'apprezzato trattato del taglio degli alberi da frutto del Dahuron, giardiniere del Duca di Brunswick-Luneburg e poi del re di Prussia. L'opera, che attesta l¿enorme influsso che l'arte francese dei giardini esercitò sull'Italia del sei e settecento, contiene estesi cenni sui peri e sulla floricoltura e un compendio delle regole relative all'arboricoltura e alla potatura degli alberi da frutto. Bibliogr.: Morazzoni, p. 225 (indica solo 6 tavole). Niccoli, p. 311 (indica solo 2 tavole). Molon, 118. Hunt, 455. Haym, 599. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        De statu ecclesiæ et religionis Moscoviticæ. I-II. Diss.

      1704 - Stockholm, O. Enæus, 1704-05. 8:o. (36),272 pp. & 1 folded woodcut plate. Woodcut illustration in the text on p. 270 + (24),273-352 pp. Mid 18th-century stiff blue marbled wrappers with brickred MS label, the latter somewhat defective. Part I with dampstains and a few ruststains, for example on pp. 217-18 and partly closely cut in the upper margin. Part II closely cut in the lower margin, for example on the title-leaf with some loss of text to the bottom line of impressum and a minor tear in the upper margin. Small hole and a long tear with insignificant loss of text on p. (21) in part II. Wrongly cut in outer margin on p. 339. Signature of Ulric Celsing. From Biby Manor in Sweden. Lidén Catalogus disputationum 1. New editions published in Lübeck in 1709 and in Frankfurt in 1723. With a printed dedication to Charles XII and Carl Piper, respectively, and a complimentary poem in Russian and Latin versions by "Ioann Ghawril Iwanowitsch Sparwenfeldt". Part II, which is not a dissertation, with subtitle: "Confessionis ecclesiæ orientalis & moscoviticæ partium 2 & 3. Theologiam moralem complectentium brevem censuram exhibens". The work treats the Greek-Orthodox christianity and its main contemporary upholder, Russia. Nicolaus Bergius (1658-1706), was born in Reval. During his career as a clergyman he was vicar of the French congregation in Stockholm, pastor in Narva, superintendent in the dioceses of Ingermanland and Livonia and vice-chancellor in Pernau. He did extensive research on the Slavonic and Russian history of learning, of which the present work is an example, and held strictly orthodox views on matters of faith throughout his life. Pp. 271-72 contains a "Kort påminnelse" [Short reminder] of the instructions of Queen Christina regarding the publication of books on Russia, the Russian language and religion, signed by Johan Roselin (raised to the nobility as Rosenlindt in 1650), "ryss-tolck" [Russian interpreter]. Ulric Celsing (1731-1805) was a diplomat in Constantinople, among other places. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Gulistan ou l'empire des roses Traité des Moeurs des rois EDITION ORIGINALE

      à Paris: Par la compagnie des Libraires, 1704. Fine. Par la compagnie des Libraires, à Paris 1704, In 12 (9x16,5cm), xlvj, 310 (1), relié. - First edition of this French translation of Mr. Allegre. Rare. Full sheepskin contemporary. Back to nerves ornate. Caps threadbare. Upper joint split along the first housing. Written in 1259, The Gulistan, or Rose Garden is a collection or gathering of poems and tales of wisdom, like a rose garden is a collection of roses. Part of the collection is still used as a textbook teaching Sufi by many communities. Saadi, mystic poet, is considered one of the greatest medieval Persian poets. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale de cette traduction française de M. d'Allègre. Rare. Reliure en pleine basane d'époque. Dos à nerfs richement orné. Coiffes élimées. Mors supérieur fendu le long du premier caisson. Ecrit en 1259, Le Gulistan, ou Jardin des roses est une collection ou une réunion de poèmes et de contes sur la sagesse, comme un jardin de roses est une collection de roses. Une partie du recueil est toujours utilisée comme manuel d'enseignement soufi par de nombreuses communautés. Saadi, poète mystique, est considéré comme l'un des plus grands poètes persans médiévaux.

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        La vie et les actions heroiques et plaisantes de l'invincible empereur Char

      à Amsterdam: Chez Jean Malherbe, 1704. Fine. Chez Jean Malherbe, à Amsterdam 1704, 2 tomes en 2 Vol. pet; in-12 (8x15,3cm), reliés. - New edition, the first being published in 1699 in Brussels to Grieck. An unsigned frontispiece representing the emperor on horseback in battle. Brown speckled full calf binding period. Back with nerves decorated. Part of title and volume number in brown leather. 2 holes into the first well in Volume I. A small scratch year tail missing. Good copy. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Nouvelle édition, la première étant parue à Bruxelles en 1683. Un frontispice non signé représentant l'empereur à cheval dans une bataille. Reliures en plein veau brun moucheté d'époque. Dos à nerfs orné. Pièce de titre et de tomaison en maroquin brun. 2 trous de vers sur le premier caisson du tome I. Un petit accroc an queue avec manque. Bon exemplaire. Le grand père de l'auteur fut un ami intime de Charles Quint, et Vera y Figueroa a puisé de nombreuses anecdotes dans cette relation qui a nourri sa biographie de l'empereur. Le titre qui fait référence aux romans de chevalerie tend à placer Charles Quint parmi les figures des héros légendaires.

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        Opera omnia medico - pratica et anatomica EDITION ORIGINALE

      Lugduni (Lyon): Sumptibus Anisson, & Joannis Posuel, 1704. Fine. Sumptibus Anisson, & Joannis Posuel, Lugduni (Lyon) 1704, In 4 (17x23cm), relié. - First Edition collective, bringing together for the first time the various treaties of the author. A portrait frontispiece by Duflos; in some woods in the treaty text: From Blood and respiratione; board contained two tarantulas in the Tarantula .. Full Sheepskin brown vintage. Back tooled raised. Cap head shaved. Corners bumped. Friction. This publication has a deep interest not only to gather treaties Baglivi medicine, but also that the tarantulas and the earthquake in Rome 1703 The importance of research in medicine Baglivi will essentially condemn theory moods and fluids from ancient medicine and organize around knowledge of organs and anatomy, including De fibra driving. He was considered the head of solidists. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale collective, rassemblant pour la première fois les différents traités de l'auteur. Un portrait au frontispice par Duflos ; quelques bois in texte dans le traité : De sanguine et respiratione ; une planche figurant deux tarentules dans le de Tarentula.. Reliure en pleine basane brune d'époque. Dos à nerfs orné. Coiffe de tête arasée. Coins émoussés. Frottements. Cette publication a le profond intérêt de rassembler non seulement les traités des médecine de Baglivi, mais également celui sur les tarentules et sur le tremblement de terre de Rome de 1703. L'importance des recherches de Baglivi en médecine sera essentiellement de condamner la théorie des humeurs et des fluides datant des anciens et d'organiser la médecine autour d'une connaissance des organes et de l'anatomie, notamment dans De fibra motrice. Il fut considéré comme le chef des Solidistes.

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        Fables of Phaedrus. Ezopische Fabelen Van Fedrus Gevryden Slaef des Keizers Augustus In Nederduitsch Dicht vertielt en met Aenmerkingen verrykt door

      Francois Halma, Boekverkooper, Amsterdam 1704 - Full vellum, 4to., 198 pages, plus 12 pages Bladtwyzer. 106 medalion engravings by J. Von Vanien. Fold-out portrait of "David Van Hoogstraten Medicinae Doctor." on especially heavy paper. Bookplate of George Weare Tracy. Binding is secure. All pages are in fine condition. Photos available. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Gesamtansicht mit Belagerung im Jahre 1704 ('Il Glorioso Acquisto della Città di Trarbach, con' il Castello Grevenborgo, nell Archi=Vescovato di Treveri . A° 1704').

      - Kupferstich v. Gottfried Stein n. Paul Decker d.Ä. & Paul Decker d.J. aus Repraesentaio Belli, ob successionem in Regno Hispanico . b. Jeremias Wolff in Augsburg, um 1720, 47,5 x 39 Prachtvolle Ansicht von Trarbach mit der Grevenburg. - 1704 bezwang der hessische Erbprinz Friedrich das Wehrschloss und zwar auf nachdrücklichen Befehl des englischen Feldherrn Marlborough. - Das Blatt mit ornamentaler Bordüre. - Oben in der Bordüre Plan von Trarbach; darüber Adler und Kriegsgerät. - Vorliegende Ansicht aus der seltenen italienischen Ausgabe (ital. Text) von 2 Platten gedruckt! (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Fueros, franquezas, libertades, buenos usos, y costumbres, del muy Noble, y muy Leal, Señorío de Vizcaya. Confirmados por el Rey Don Phelippe Quinto, nuestro Señor, y por los Señores Reyes sus Predeçesores.

      1704. . 1704 - Imprenta de Antonio de Zafra. Bilbao. . 1 Vol. . 2 H.+272 pp.+16 H. (reportorio). Folio Menor. Pergamino de época. Derecho (Foral), Siglo XVIII , Vasco-Navarro (Bizkaia) . Rara edición de los fueros de Vizcaya impresa por Zafra y de la que Areitio asegura que son pocos los ejemplares existentes. Portada facsímil.

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        Le Royaume De Galice Divisè en plusieurs Territoires et Les Asturies Divisees en Asturie D'Oviedo et de Santillana Dressez Sur les Memoires de Rodrigo Mendez Silva et Presenté A Sa Majesté Tres Chrestienne Par son tres humble et tres Obeissant Serviteur et fidel Sujet I.B. Nolin. Chez I.B. Nolin Geographe Ord. du Roy sur le Quay de l'Horloge du Palais a l'Enseigne de la Place des Victoires ala descente du Pont Neuf Avec Privilege du Roy 1704.':.

      - Altkolorierter Kupferstich b. Jean Baptiste Nolin in Paris, dat. 1704, 45 x 73 Zeigt Galizien und Asturien mit der Atlantiküste von Santander bis Vigo. - Oben rechts Titelkartusche mit den beiden Wappen von Galizien und Asturien. - Oben links Kartusche mit Erklärungen und weitere Verlegeradresse. - Die seltene Karte von 2 Platten gedruckt. (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        [Opp. 1-3]. [6] Sonate A Violino Solo Col Violone ó Cimbalo e Sonate A due Violini, Violoncello, é Basso Continuo Dedicate All'Altezza Reale del Duca d'Orleans... Opera prima...Le prix des deux Livres en blanc est de 8 [livre]. Gravé Par H. De Baussen. Auec Privilege du Roy. [Score; lacking the separately-printed second violin part for sonatas 10-12]

      Parigi: Foucaut. 1704. Oblong folio. Full 18th-century mottled mid-tan calf with raised bands on spine in compartments gilt, dark red morocco title label gilt to spine. 1f. (full-page frontispiece engraving by B. Picart after De la Fosse dated 1704), [i] (title), [i] (dedication), 1-59, [i] (notes on performance in Italian and French and extract from Privilege du Roy dated August 10, 1704) pp. Engraved. Sonatas no. 1-6 for violin and figured bass; no. 7-9 "a Tre" for violin, violoncello, and figured bass; no. 10 and 12 "a Due Violini é Basso" (bass figured); no. 11 "à Violino Solo é Basso, é Secondo Violino se piace." Sonatas no. 7-9 notated on three staves: violin, violoncello, and figured bass; other sonatas notatd on two staves: violin and figured bass. As specified in the notes on performance to the final page, the second violin part for sonatas no. 10-12 is not included in the score but was published separately (unlike the violoncello part of sonatas no. 7-9). Early signatures in ink to title: "Duhallay" and "Louis [?]Alphaniy." First Edition. Lesure p. 422. Hirsch III, 387. RISM M1212 (3 copies in the U.S.). Soiled and uniformly browned; some offsetting; title and frontispiece stained and slightly frayed. Bound with: [15] Sonate da Camera A Violino Solo col Violone o Cembalo... Opera Seconda. Le prix en blanc est de 8 [livre]. Gravé par de Baussen. Avec Privilege du Roy. [Score]. Parigi: Foucaut, 1706. 1f. (title engraved by Bercy), 1f. ("Auertissement" by Mascitti), 1-62, [i] (extract from Privilege du Roy dated as above), [i] (blank) pp. Engraved. Notated on two staves: violin and figured bass. Some offsetting; stains to title and pp. 42 and 55-57. A very good copy overall. First Edition. Lesure p. 422. Hirsch III, 388. RISM M1217 (3 copies in the U.S.). Bound with: [12] Sonate da camera A violino solo col violone o cembalo... opera Terza Le prix en blanc est de 6 [livre sign] 10 s. Gravé par H. de Baussen Avec Privilege du Roy. [Score]. Parigi: Foucaut, 1707. 1f. (title), 1-57, [i] (extract from Privilege du Roy dated as above) pp. Engraved. Notated on two staves: violin and figured bass. Some browning (especially to final leaves), soiling, and offsetting; minor staining to upper edges; pp. 13-14 slightly torn and stained. Lesure p. 422. Hirsch III, 389. RISM M1223 (3 copies in the U.S.). From the collection of André Meyer, Paris. Binding worn, rubbed and bumped; upper edges split. . The Napolitano Mascitti settled in Paris in 1704, where all nine of his published collections were issued between that year and 1739. "[He] became a figurehead of Italian instrumental music in France and was regarded as the peer of Corelli [who had been his teacher in Rome] and Albinoni... Mascitti enjoyed enormous popularity with the French public." TNG Vol. 11 p. 746. "The success of his sonatas in his own day is evidenced by their several reprints throughout the century... and the high praise for them to be found in the writings of Daquin, Le Blanc, and la Borde, among others." Newman: The Sonata in the Baroque Era, pp. 368-369. The Meyer collection, formed over a period of some 75 years, was one of the most important collections of printed music, musical autographs, and books on music, with hundreds of items dating from the 16th to the 20th centuries.

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        Nieuwe Kaart, van t'Land Donawert, en Hochstett & c., alwaar de Roemwaardige Bataille, zyn voor gevallen door den Hartog van Marlebourg en Prins Eugenius, teegens de Ceurvorst van Beyeren, en de Grave Tallard, den 13 Augustus 1704.Nunc apud Petrum Schenk Junior. - Par N. Visscher avec Privilegie':.

      - Altkolorierter Kupferstich v. Nicolaes Visscher b. Petrus Schenk Junior in Amsterdam, n. 1704, 39,5 x 47,5 Koeman Bd. III, S. 180, 143. - Karte des Gebietes zwischen Rain am Lech, Augsburg, Ulm und Heidenheim a.d. Brenz mit Einzeichnungen von Truppenstellungen zur Schlacht bei Donauwörth und Höchstädt am 13. August 1704. - Unter der Karte drei Insetkarten von Donauwörth und Schellenberg, Höchstädt und Dillingen und Augsburg und Friedberg. - Die größeren Städte mit Befestigungsplänen. - Tadelloses Exemplar! (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        Die Alten Jüdischen Heiligthümer, Gottesdienste und Gewohnheiten, für Augen gestellet, in einer ausführlichen Beschreibung des gantzen Levitischen Priesterthums, und fünff unterschiedenen Büchern.

      Hamburg (Liebernickel) 1704.. Mit insgesamt 32 Kupfertafeln von I.W. Michaelis, davon 3 doppelblattgroß und 1 ausklappbar; vielen Holzschnitt-Vignetten und Textillustrationen. Vortitel, Porträt, Frontispiz, Titel, 8 Bll. Vorbericht, 8 Bll. Vorrede des Autoris, 1090 S. mit 30 Kupfertafeln, 67 Bll. Register. 34 x 20,5 cm, schwarzer Lederband d. 19. Jhs mit blindgeprägten Deckeln und goldgpr. Rückentitel (Kanten etwas berieben. 3 Tafeln mit alt hinterlegten Einrissen. Teils gebräunt, aber kaum stockfleckig). * Hauptwerk und umfassendes, üppig ausgestattetes Judaicum von Johann Lund (1638-1686). Vollständiges Exemplar der zweiten, illustrierten Folio-Ausgabe. Vgl. ADB 19, 637 - Fürst II, 274 - Lipperheide 1965 Bb 3. - Es behandelt in fünf Abteilungen: I. Von der Stiffts-Hütten, dero Verfertigung, Geräthen, Versetzung ... II. Von dem Tempel, so wol dem ersten als dem andern ... III. Von den Hohen- und andern Priestern, deren Kleidern, Salbung, Amte ... IV. Von den Leviten, deren Ursprung, und Aemtern ... V. Von dem täglichen Gottesdienst der alten Hebräer, in und ausser der Stiffts-Hütte und Tempel; dero Wochen- Monat- und Jahr-Festen ... Dis Werck, dergleichen in Teutscher Sprache noch niemals herausgegeben worden: zeiget alle und jede der alten Jüden heilige, wie auch andere Gebräuche ... sorgsamst ausgearbeitet durch Johannem Lundium. Treuen Diener am Wort Gottes zu Tundern im Hertzogthum Schleßwig ... Samt einem Vorbericht (Tit.) Hn. Henrici Muhlii ...

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        A Tale of A Tub.

      London: for John Nutt 1704 - FIRST EDITION. 1 vol., 7-1/8” x 4-1/2”, with the initial leaf of “Treatises writ by the same Author” and the original final blank endleaf, complete. Bound in 19th C. 1/2 red morocco, ribbed gilt decorated spine, top edge gilt, by Stikeman. Teerink-Scouten 217; Rothschild 1992. Swift's classic satire on religious controversy, as exemplified in the quarrels between Peter (Roman Catholicism), Martin (Luther), and Jack (Calvin). It was his first major work, and many years later in his old age, he is said to have exclaimed, "What a genius I had when I wrote that book!" [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        [Opp. 1-3]. [6] Sonate A Violino Solo Col Violone ó Cimbalo e Sonate A due Violini, Violoncello, é Basso Continuo Dedicate All'Altezza Reale del Duca d'Orleans... Opera prima...Le prix des deux Livres en blanc est de 8 [livre]. Gravé Par H. De Baussen. Auec Privilege du Roy. [Score; lacking the separately-printed second violin part for sonatas 10-12]

      Parigi: Foucaut. 1704. Oblong folio. Full 18th-century mottled mid-tan calf with raised bands on spine in compartments gilt, dark red morocco title label gilt to spine. 1f. (full-page frontispiece engraving by B. Picart after De la Fosse dated 1704), [i] (title), [i] (dedication), 1-59, [i] (notes on performance in Italian and French and extract from Privilege du Roy dated August 10, 1704) pp. Engraved. Sonatas no. 1-6 for violin and figured bass; no. 7-9 "a Tre" for violin, violoncello, and figured bass; no. 10 and 12 "a Due Violini é Basso" (bass figured); no. 11 "à Violino Solo é Basso, é Secondo Violino se piace." Sonatas no. 7-9 notated on three staves: violin, violoncello, and figured bass; other sonatas notatd on two staves: violin and figured bass. As specified in the notes on performance to the final page, the second violin part for sonatas no. 10-12 is not included in the score but was published separately (unlike the violoncello part of sonatas no. 7-9). Early signatures in ink to title: "Duhallay" and "Louis [?]Alphaniy." First Edition. Lesure p. 422. Hirsch III, 387. RISM M1212 (3 copies in the U.S.). Soiled and uniformly browned; some offsetting; title and frontispiece stained and slightly frayed. Bound with: [15] Sonate da Camera A Violino Solo col Violone o Cembalo... Opera Seconda. Le prix en blanc est de 8 [livre]. Gravé par de Baussen. Avec Privilege du Roy. [Score]. Parigi: Foucaut, 1706. 1f. (title engraved by Bercy), 1f. ("Auertissement" by Mascitti), 1-62, [i] (extract from Privilege du Roy dated as above), [i] (blank) pp. Engraved. Notated on two staves: violin and figured bass. Some offsetting; stains to title and pp. 42 and 55-57. A very good copy overall. First Edition. Lesure p. 422. Hirsch III, 388. RISM M1217 (3 copies in the U.S.). Bound with: [12] Sonate da camera A violino solo col violone o cembalo... opera Terza Le prix en blanc est de 6 [livre sign] 10 s. Gravé par H. de Baussen Avec Privilege du Roy. [Score]. Parigi: Foucaut, 1707. 1f. (title), 1-57, [i] (extract from Privilege du Roy dated as above) pp. Engraved. Notated on two staves: violin and figured bass. Some browning (especially to final leaves), soiling, and offsetting; minor staining to upper edges; pp. 13-14 slightly torn and stained. Lesure p. 422. Hirsch III, 389. RISM M1223 (3 copies in the U.S.). From the collection of André Meyer, Paris. Binding worn, rubbed and bumped; upper edges split. . The Napolitano Mascitti settled in Paris in 1704, where all nine of his published collections were issued between that year and 1739. "[He] became a figurehead of Italian instrumental music in France and was regarded as the peer of Corelli [who had been his teacher in Rome] and Albinoni... Mascitti enjoyed enormous popularity with the French public." TNG Vol. 11 p. 746. "The success of his sonatas in his own day is evidenced by their several reprints throughout the century... and the high praise for them to be found in the writings of Daquin, Le Blanc, and la Borde, among others." Newman: The Sonata in the Baroque Era, pp. 368-369. The Meyer collection, formed over a period of some 75 years, was one of the most important collections of printed music, musical autographs, and books on music, with hundreds of items dating from the 16th to the 20th centuries.

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        Grand Dictionnaire historique ou melange curieux de l'histoire secreée et profan .

      1704. . 1704 - Denys Mariette. Paris. . 4 Vol. . Vol.I(ant.+grab.+5H+grab.+721 pp.) II.(823 pp.) III.(850 pp.) IV.(939 pp.). Folio Imperial. Plena Piel. Historia Universal (General), Idiomas (Francés), Lengua / Diccionarios / LIngüística / Filología , Siglo XVIII . Uno de los primeros diccionarios ordenados por orden alfabético, con noticias de reyes, papas, jueces, autores antiguos y modernos, dioses, héroes, etc., elaborado por el clérigo francés Louis Moreri, publicado por primera vez en Lyon en 1674, esta edición se encuentra corregida y aumentada por M. Voultier. Portadas impresas a dos tintas, el primer volumen contiene un frontispicio grabado por F. Laundry y un retrato del autor por G. Edelinck. Texto a dos columnas. Cuatro volúmenes encuadernados en plena piel de época con nervios y dorados en lomera. .

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        La vie et les actions heroiques et plaisantes de l'invincible empereur Charles V

      Chez Jean Malherbe 1704 - - Chez Jean Malherbe, A Amsterdam 1704, 2 tomes en 2 Vol. pet; in-12 (8x15,3cm), reliés. - Nouvelle édition, la première étant parue à Bruxelles en 1683. Un frontispice non signé représentant l'empereur à cheval dans une bataille. Reliure en plein veau brun moucheté d'époque. Dos à nerfs orné. Pièce de titre et de tomaison en maroquin brun. 2 trous de vers sur le premier caisson du tome I. Un petit accroc an queue avec manque. Bon exemplaire. Le grand père de l'auteur fut un ami intime de Charles Quint, et Vera y Figueroa a puisé de nombreuses anecdotes dans cette relation qui a nourri sa biographie de l'empereur. Le titre qui fait référence aux romans de chevalerie tend à placer Charles Quint parmi les figures des héros légendaires. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] New edition, the first being published in 1699 in Brussels to Grieck. An unsigned frontispiece representing the emperor on horseback in battle. Brown speckled full calf binding period. Back with nerves decorated. Part of title and volume number in brown leather. 2 holes into the first well in Volume I. A small scratch year tail missing. Good copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        HÖCHSTÄDT/Donau. "Nieuwe Kaart, van t'Land Donawert, en Hochstett &c. alwaar de . Bataille, zyn voorgevallen 1704".

      - Altkol. Kupferstich von P. Schenk d.Ä., bei N. Visscher, um 1710, 39 x 47,5 cm. Nicht bei Schefold. - Karte des Donaulaufs zwischen Ulm und Donauwörth mit dem Lech als östliche Begrenzung, darunter drei Umgebungskarten von Donauwörth, Höchstädt und Augsburg. Alle Karten mit Einzeichnung der Truppenstellungen. Sehr genaue und detaillierte Karte mit Einzeichnung aller Orte zwischen Heidenheim, Giengen und Friedberg. Schönes altes Flächenkolorit. Sehr breitrandig.

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        RHEIN. - Karte. "Le Cours du Rhin". Dreiteilige Rheinlaufkarte von Schaffhausen bis Bonn.

      - 3 grenzkol. Kupferstiche nach G. Delisle, dat. 1704, je ca. 48 x 63 cm. Von drei Platten gedruckte Rheinlaufkarte. Jede Karte mit Titelkopfleiste. - Gering braunfleckig, sonst wohl erhalten.

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        Historia Plantarum Species hactenus editas aliasque multas noviter inventas & descriptas complectens

      London: M. Clark for H. Faithorne, 1704. Three volumes, folio; some browning and scattered foxing particularly in the third volume (as usual); a good set in recent period-style half calf with marbled paper boards, a handsome set. With a description of Dampier's west Australian herbarium. First edition, first issue, complete with the rare third volume published eighteen years after the main work in a single issue limited to only 200 copies: this rare third volume notably includes contemporary descriptions of some of the plants collected by Dampier on the northwest coast of Australia.John Ray was considered the "father of British botany" and this was his greatest work, the most important botanical text of the seventeenth century, and the foundation of modern botany. By the time he wrote the first volume Ray had gained an "encyclopaedic knowledge of the literature of botany and horticulture, from ancient times to the work of his contemporaries, including the latest acquisitions from microscopy. His clear mind and balanced judgement enabled him to select the well-attested facts from this mass of material and to present them in a rational perspective..." (Morton, History of Botanical Science).This work has specific importance to Australia. In 1699 Dampier, the first Englishman to land on the Australian continent, gathered together specimens of Australia's exotic flora. This collection of plants came from various places on the West Australian coast including Dirk Hartog Island, Shark Bay, near present-day Karratha, and East Lewis Island in the Dampier Archipelago south of Broome. Through his friendship with Thomas Woodward, Ray had on loan a large selection of Dampier's precious plant collection meaning that he was able, in the third volume of this work, to include a description of plants from Dampier's precious herbarium that had survived shipwreck on the navigator's return journey to England.In total, Ray described eighteen Dampier plants, nine from Australia, five from Brazil, one from Timor, two from New Guinea and one of an unknown locality. In turn, in Dampier's account of his voyage published in 1703, a translation of Ray's descriptions form the basis of his Account of Several Plants. John Ray's method of classification is called a polynomial system, a verbal description of the plant. At this time there was no set format for zoological or botanical descriptions, but if this format is far from ideal, it was nevertheless a milestone for Australian botany.This is the preferred first issue of the book, with the first state of the title pages to volumes one and two dated 1686 and 1688 respectively. A second issue appeared seven years later in 1693, while the important third volume containing Australian species was issued only once, in 1704.

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        Opticks: or, a treatise of the reflections, refractions, inflections, and colours of light.

      Complete with decorative headpieces, initials, 12 folding engraved plates, woodcut diagrams in text, errata and publishers ads. Contemporary calf, rebacked, covers worn; a couple of plates with small tears repaired, some browning and soiling, but still a good sound copy. Signatures of Mary Francis and John Burridge on the title page, and the bookplate of Arnold Thackray. Third edition, corrected. Regarded as one of the great classics of optics, this work expounds Newton?s corpuscular or emission theory of light, and is the first work to contain his optical discoveries in a collected form. His set of ?queries? (the complete 31, up from 16 in the original edition of 1704) on the nature of matter was considered to be the most important feature of the Opticks and had a profound influence on scientific thought.According to Babson, page 68, ?This is a reprint of the previous edition (1718, the second issue of second edition), save for a few corrections and the addition of one passage in the last sentence referring to Noah and his sons.? (This edition was apparently shortened by Newton.) Our copy contains the two pages of publisher?s advertisements from the previous edition of 1718 (see Babson, 133).

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        Les plans et les statuts, des différents établissements ordonnés par sa Majésté Impériale Catherine II. pour l'education de la jeunesse, et l'utilité générale de son Empire.Amsterdam, Marc-Michel Rey, 1775. 2 volumes bound as 1. 4to. With 2 engraved allegorical frontispieces, engraved allegorical plate, 3 large folding engraved plans, 4 folding tables, and 64 large engraved head-pieces, tail-pieces and allegorical engravings in text, including coat of arms, medal and seal of Catherine the Great of Russia. Contemporary tree calf, rebacked with gold-tooled spine.

      Cioranecu 38333; V. Gestel-Van het Schip 14; Mortier & Mat, Diderot et son temps 196 note; STCN (4 copies). First edition in French of a collection of texts concerning education by the Russian school reformer Ivan Ivanovitch Betzky (1704-1795), several commissioned by Catherine the Great, who was rumoured to be his biological daughter. The publication was translated from the Russian by Leclerc and edited by the famous French encyclopaedist Diderot during a stay in The Hague.Betzky served as advisor on education to Catherine the Great, who followed his Enlightenment-inspired ideas. One of his most successful achievements was the foundation of the Smolny Institute, the first female educational institution in Russia and one of the first in Europe, which would become a training ground for Rousseau's ideas on education.Reddish brown stains on half-title, frontispiece and title-page and dampstain in the last few leaves. Good copy. Binding rebacked and with a few other restorations, but still in good condition.

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        A Tale of a Tub. Written for the Universal Improvement of Mankind ? To which is Added, An Account of a Battel between the Antient and Modern Books in St. James's Library

      London: Printed for John Nutt, near Stationer-Hall, 1704. First edition. [12], 322, [2, blank] pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Full green crushed morocco, gilt, a.e.g., by Rivière and Son. Joint slightly rubbed, otherwise a near fine copy, complete with the initial mock ad leaf, and the final blank leaf Y2. First edition. [12], 322, [2, blank] pp. 1 vols. 8vo. "What a genius I had when I wrote that book!". Swift's classic satire on religious controversy, as exemplified in the quarrels between Peter (Roman Catholicism), Martin (Luther), and Jack (Calvin). It was his first major work, and many years later in his old age, he is said to have exclaimed, "What a genius I had when I wrote that book!".

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        Columna Cochlis M. Aurelio Antonino Augusto

      1704. BELLORI, Pietro. Columna Cochlis M. Aurelio Antonino Augusto Dicata eius rebus gestis in Germanicam, atque Sarmaticam expeditione insignis, ex S. C. Romae ad viam Flaminiam erecta. Unpaginated. Illustrated with engraved title and dedication plus 77 engraved plates. Rome: Domenico de Rossi, 1704. BOUND WITH: Stylobates Columnae Antoninae Nuper E Ruderibus Campi Martii Jussu SS.D.N. Clementis. XI. Effossus In Tres Tabulas Distributus. Unpaginated. Illustrated with engraved title and three engraved plates. Folio, 345 x 235 mm, bound in contemporary Italian vellum, maroon morocco spine label. Rome: Domenico de Rossi, 1708. |~||~||~||~||~||~| A fine copy of this collaboration between the art historian Gian Pietro Bellori and the engraver Pietro Santo Bartoli which depicts and describes the sculptures on the column of Marcus Aurelius. It also contains the supplementary volume which depicts the lettering on the base of the Antonine column. The column of Marcus Aurelius (A.D. 174), similar in size and design to Trajan's but with larger, deeper-cut figures, was erected in the Piazza Colonna to commemorate the Emperor's victorious campaigns against the German tribes north of the Danube. The statue of Marcus Aurelius on top was replaced by the existing statue of Saint Paul in 1589. Some minor staining, but overall a fine copy.

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        COLLEGIUM CURIOSUM PRIVATISSIMUM PHYSIOGNOM- CHIROMANT- METOPSCOP- ANTHROPOLOGICUM, JOHN PRAETORII, P L CAES ODER EIN SEHR NÜTZLICHES WERCK, DARINNEN CURIEUS UND DOCH VOLLKÖMMLICH ABGEHANDELT WIRD, WAS ZUR PHYSIOGNOMIE, CHIROMANTIE, METOPOSCOPIE UND ANTHROPOLOGIE GEHÖRET

      Frankfurt and Leipzig: Philipp Wilhelm Stock, 1704. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good. [14],128 pp., including several in-text illustrations, plus ten plates (nine folding). Modern marbled paper over boads. Moderate toning throughout, mild foxing in some plates, minor loss along upper fold of third plate with archival tape repair and residue of earlier tape repair, apparent loss of small outer panel of terminal plate. Very good. First edition of the posthumous German treatment of the Latin works of Johannes Praetorius on palmistry, metoposcopy, and other forms of physiognomic divination. Johannes Praetorius (i.e., Hans Schultze, 1630-1680) was a German poet, historian, and prolific compiler of curious legends and folklore. Faber du Faur, for whom Praetorius held a particular collecting interest, lists him in the "Oddities" section of GERMAN BAROQUE LITERATURE and refers to his "open eye and a sharp ear for all wonder stories, witch tales, and accounts of ghosts and sorcery current among the people. He indefatigably collected all information on remarkable subjects and happenings, and was fond of popular gossip, even of the uncouth type" (pp. 199-200). Faber du Faur 776 (1713 edition). OCLC lists seven copies, all in Europe.

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        Comentario istorico-erudito all'inscrizione eretta nel Almo studio di Ferrara l'anno MDCCIV. In memoria del famoso Antonio Musa Brasavoli ferrarese già vivente nel secolo XVI Composto da Girolamo Baruffaldi ferrarese all'eminentissimo, e reverendissimo sig. card. Giuseppe Sacripante [.].

      - In Ferrara, per Bernardino Pomatelli impres. epis., 1704, in-4, leg. coeva in piena pergamena, pp. [16], 264. Con ritratto calcografico di Antonio Musa Brasavoli in antiporta (compreso nella fascicolazione, firmato in lastra: Franc. M.a a S.M.S. P. inven. et delin. B. Fariat sculp.), 2 tavv. f.t. (un albero genealogico tipografico più volte ripiegato e una raffigurazione del beato Donato Brasavoli incisa in rame e ripiegata, firmata in lastra: Gio Batta Gaullis delin, Bened. Fariat sculp.), e alcuni stemmi in xilografia n.t. Ottimo esemplare. Nella descrizione in ICCU manca la tavola calcografica del beato. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Opera omnia medico - pratica, et anatomica

      First Edition collective, bringing together for the first time the various treaties of the author. A portrait frontispiece by Duflos; in some woods in the treaty text: From Blood and respiratione; board contained two tarantulas in the Tarantula .. Full Sheepskin brown vintage. Back tooled raised. Cap head shaved. Corners bumped. Friction. This publication has a deep interest not only to gather treaties Baglivi medicine, but also that the tarantulas and the earthquake in Rome 1703 The importance of research in medicine Baglivi will essentially condemn theory moods and fluids from ancient medicine and organize around knowledge of organs and anatomy, including De fibra driving. He was considered the head of solidists. Sumptibus Anisson, & Joannis Posuel Lugduni (Lyon) 1704 In 4 (17x23cm) relié

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        Gulistan ou l'empire des roses. Traité des Moeurs des rois

      First edition of this French translation of Mr. Allegre. Rare. Full sheepskin period. Back to nerves ornate. Caps threadbare. Upper joint split along the first housing. Written in 1259, The Gulistan, or Rose Garden is a collection or gathering of poems and tales of wisdom, like a rose garden is a collection of roses. Part of the collection is still used as a textbook teaching Sufi by many communities. Saadi, mystic poet, is considered one of the greatest medieval Persian poets. Par la compagnie des Libraires A Paris 1704 In 12 (9x16,5cm) xlvj, 310 (1) relié

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        A Collection of Voyages and Travels Some Now First Printed from Original Manuscripts Others Translated Out of Foreign Languages, and Now First Published in English ( Volume 3 )

      London: Printed for Awnsham & John Churchill, 1704. Folio, book measures 13 x 8 1/2 inches.Collation, [12].154-560-901 pages, 18 page index. 34 plates of which 33 are folding or double page, numerous text illustrations, lacking 1 page of text, 1 page lacking corner with loss of text.In 3 parts.1. An Historical Relation of the Kingdom of Chile. 2. Sir William Monson's Naval Tracts.3. A True and Exact Description of the Most Celebrated East-India Coasts of Malabar and Coromandel, as also of the Isle of Ceylon. The main title page dated 1704, this work was published between 1704-1732.Bound in period full calf. Calf worn, top board detached.Internally, main title page lacking top margin and a few letters,1 plates lacking a small section, 1 plate lacking section along edge, a few plates with short closed tears.Generally pages and plates in good clean condition throughout.A very nice collaction of Voyages. Being sold with all faults. . First Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

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        Obras Historicas, Politicas, Filosoficas, y Morales

      Joseph Texido, Barcelona 1704 - Vellum is moderately wrinkled and soiled, as pictured. A remnant of each leather tie is still attached (two to the front board and two to the rear, but the majority of each tie is missing). Text block is moderately age-darkened and head of text block is mildly foxed. Discoloration from water exposure to the upper and/or lower edge of most pages. Moderate insect damage (holes) to the lower corner of the half title page (not affecting text), and minor chipping to several other leaves. Some pages are moderately age-darkened, while others remain quite bright. Hinges are slightly worn, but overall the binding is sound, square and tight. Overall, this scarce copy is in good condition (or perhaps better than average for its age!). We are happy to answer questions. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Disputationes Theologicae. In primum Librum Setentiarum ad menten Doctories Subtilis Joanis Duns Scoti.

      - Segovia, Thomas Loriente, 1704 (y Tomo II:) Segovia, Sebastián Rodríguez, 1705, 32 x 23 cm., pergamino, bello frontis grabado + 10 h. incluso portada a dos tintas + 590 págs. = frontis + 6 h. incluso portada a dos tintas + 561 pags. (Humedad en el frontis y en las primeras y últimas hojas del tomo II. Carecemos del tomo III, último de esta obra publicado en Valladolid en 1708).

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        A Treatise of Foods, in General

      London: John Taylor, 1704. First Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Good Condition. Full contemporary paneled calf with modern rebacking. Worn at the corners with some loss of leather. Moderate browning and foxing throughout, otherwise unmarked; binding cracked in the gutter in spots and a signature loose. (xviii), 320, (8)pp. Cagle 821, Oberle 100, Vicaire 514. As Oberle states, "It is a very interesting book and full of ancient lore and superstitions." On shallots: "It creates pains and disorders in the head...It agrees with old people in cold weather." Potatoes: "agree at all times with young bilious people...they were brought originally from the Country of Tapinambour in India". Though it is difficult to argue that asparagus will "cause a filthy and disagreeable smell in the urine, as every body knows." Size: 8vo (octavo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Science & Technology. Inventory No: CAT000152.

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        Poetische Übersetzungen und Gedichte.

      - Leipzig und Breslau, Christian Bauch, 1704, 8°, 8 Bl., 80, 320, 160, 192 S., Halbpergamenteinband des 19. Jahrhunderts (Papier durchgehend leicht gebräunt) *Erste Ausgabe dieser von Christain Gryphius herausgegebenen Sammlung. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Miscellany Poems : As Satyrs, Epistles, Love-Verses, Songs, Sonnets

      London : Printed For For C. Brome, J. Taylor, And B. Tooke, 1704, Hardback, First EditionFinely and sumptuously bound in modern aniline calf over marble boards. Raised bands with a contrasting morocco gilt-blocked label. Spine compartments uniformly tooled in gilt. Scans and additional bibliographic detail on request. ; 0 pages; Physical desc. : xlvi, [2], 438 [i. E. 440] p. , [1] leaf of plates : LACKS the PORTRAIT; 36 cm. (folio) . Subject: English Poetry. 18th Century. Other names: Brome, Charles, [printer]. Volume 1 [all published]. Errors in pagination: nos. 63-64 repeated; p. 315 misnumbered 135; p. 274 misnumbered 374. Text continuous. Title within bordering lines. Referenced by; ESTC t144864.

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        Reflections on Mr Burchet’s Memoirs: Or Remarks on His Account of Captain Wilmont’s Expedition to the West-Indies

      London, 1704. (xviii) 171 pp. Very nice copy of a scarce book documenting a cat fight between a British naval officer and his army counterpart. Robert Wilmot?'s 1695 expedition was sent to Jamaica to protect British interests against the French. Lillingstone?'s regiment of about 1200 soldiers accompanied the expedition, which attacked the French at Hispaniola. Although the venture was poorly planned and a number of Lillingstone?'s men were sick and ineffective, they somehow managed to capture considerable loot. However, this became the cause of a quarrel between Wilmot and Lillingstone, who were already on poor terms. The entire force, ravaged by yellow fever, retired; Wilmot sailed for England and died of the same disease on the way home. When Lillingston returned to England he published a scathing attack on Wilmot. In reply, Josiah Burchett, Secretary of the Admiralty, published an account of the affair which did not reflect well on Lillingston. This is Lillingston?'s answer to Burchett?'s critique. Thanks to the tortured train of attacks and counter-attacks, this work is a detailed summary of the events that took place on the expedition, and is an important document in the War of the English Succession. A clean fresh copy bound in mottled calf, rebacked to match, with original spine label laid down.

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        A Treatise of Foods, in General

      John Taylor, London 1704 - Full contemporary paneled calf with modern rebacking. Worn at the corners with some loss of leather. Moderate browning and foxing throughout, otherwise unmarked; binding cracked in the gutter in spots and a signature loose. (xviii), 320, (8)pp. Cagle 821, Oberle 100, Vicaire 514. As Oberle states, "It is a very interesting book and full of ancient lore and superstitions." On shallots: "It creates pains and disorders in the head.It agrees with old people in cold weather." Potatoes: "agree at all times with young bilious people.they were brought originally from the Country of Tapinambour in India". Though it is difficult to argue that asparagus will "cause a filthy and disagreeable smell in the urine, as every body knows." Size: 8vo (octavo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Science & Technology. Inventory No: CAT000152. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Pazzo Books, ABAA]
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        Magia Adamica Oder das Alterthum der Magie. Als dererselben von Adam an herabwärts geleitete Erweisung / Welcher eine gantz vollkommene Entdeckung des wahren Himmels / der Erden / oder derer Magorum, himmlischen Chaos und erste Materia aller Dinge zugefüget Durch Eugenius Philaletha. Anitzo aus dem Englischen ins Teutsche übersetzt. Dtsch. Erstausg.

      Amsterdam, o.V., 1704.. 160 S., Kl.-8°, Neues Pergament mit handschrftl. Rückentitel. Ferguson II,196; Duveen 599; Cailllet 11060; Slg. du Prel 541; Ackermann V/1382 über den Autor: "Thomas Vaughan [1622-1666], ist eine der seltsamsten Erscheinungen des 17. Jahrhunderts. Er ist unter den verschiedensten Namen aufgetreten, und Schmieder [Gesch. d. Alchemie 389-94] meint, daß auch der Name Vaughan ein Pseudonym und aus vagans entstanden sei, da sein Träger sich zeitlebens auf Reisen befunden hat. Er durchwanderte ganz Europa, kam bis nach Indien und wurde allgemein für einen wahren Adepten gehalten. Seine Schriften sind durchwegs selten." - Tlw. leicht gebräunt; seltene Anstreichungen von alter Hand; hinterer Vorsatz mit altem (1713) Besitzervermerk, sonst ein gutes u. schönes Expl.

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        A Treatise of Foods, in General

      London: John Taylor, 1704. First Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Good Condition. Full contemporary paneled calf with modern rebacking. Worn at the corners with some loss of leather. Moderate browning and foxing throughout, otherwise unmarked; binding cracked in the gutter in spots and a signature loose. (xviii), 320, (8)pp. Cagle 821, Oberle 100, Vicaire 514. As Oberle states, "It is a very interesting book and full of ancient lore and superstitions." On shallots: "It creates pains and disorders in the head...It agrees with old people in cold weather." Potatoes: "agree at all times with young bilious people...they were brought originally from the Country of Tapinambour in India". Though it is difficult to argue that asparagus will "cause a filthy and disagreeable smell in the urine, as every body knows." Size: 8vo (octavo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Science & Technology. Inventory No: CAT000152.

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        Spanish CORTEZ Conquistador New Spain AZTEC Mexico MAPS 2v de Solis

      Paris : par la Compagnie des Libraires, 1704. - 1704 Spanish CORTEZ Conquistador New Spain AZTEC Mexico MAPS 2v de Solis BEAUTIFULLY ILLUSTRATED Foldout Engravings & Maps The Spanish conquest of the Aztec Empire was one of the most significant events not only in the Spanish colonization of the Americas, but also in world history. The Spanish authorized expeditions or entradas for the discovery, conquest, and colonization of new territory, using existing Spanish settlements as a base. Many of those on the Cortés expedition of 1519 had never seen combat before. In fact, Cortés had never commanded men in battle before. However, there was a whole generation of Spaniards who participated in expeditions in the Caribbean, learning strategy and tactics of successful enterprises. The Spanish conquest of Mexico had antecedents. Main author: Antonio de Solis Title: Histoire de la conquete du Mexique, ou de la Nouvelle Espagne, par Fernand Cortez Published: Paris : par la Compagnie des Libraires, 1704. Language: French FREE SHIPPING WORLDWIDE Wear: wear as seen in photos Binding: tight and secure leather binding Illustrations: 13 exquisite copper engraved plates & maps Pages: complete with all 412 + 380 pages; plus indexes, prefaces, and such Publisher: Paris : par la Compagnie des Libraires, 1704. Size: ~6.75in X 4in (17cm x 10cm) Photos available upon request. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Mapkoi Antoninoi Aitokpatopos... Marci Antonini Imperatoris, Eorum Quae ad Seipsum Libri XII. Recogniti & notis illustrati [Meditations]

      , Oxoniae (Oxford): Published by E. Theatro Sheldoniano, , 1704 , [16], 246 pages, [6], index at the rear, engraved frontispiece, small engraving on title page, text in Greek and Latin

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        Memoires de M d'Artagnan

      Amsterdam: Pierre Rouge, 1704. Four volumes (12 mo.) bound in the original full calf with red leather labels and gold tooled compartments on the spines. With an engraved portrait of Charles de Batz de Castelmore d'Artagnan at the frontis of volume one; each volume has a Table of Contents at rear. This work, a fictionalized account of the life of D'Artagnan formed the basis for Alexander Dumas' famous work on The Three Musketeers.

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        CONSTITUTIONS Y ALTRES DRETS DE CATHALUNYA. (II) PRAGMATICAS Y ALTRES DRETS DE CATHALUNYA (III) CONSTITUTIONS, Y ALTRES DRETS DE CATHALUNYA, SUPERFLUOS CONTRARIS, Y CORREGITS - 1704

      - CONSTITUTIONS Y ALTRES DRETS DE CATHALUNYA COMPILATS EN VIRTUT DEL CAP. DE CART XXIIII DE LAS CORTS PER LA S. C. Y REYAL MAIESTAT DEL REY DON PHILIP NOSTRE SENYOR CELEBRADAS EN LA VILLA DE MONTSO ANY MDLXXXV. (II) PRAGMATICAS Y ALTRES DRETS DE CATHALUNYA COMPILATS EN VIRTUT DEL CAP DE CORT XXIII. (III) CONSTITUTIONS, Y ALTRES DRETS DE CATHALUNYA, SUPERFLUOS CONTRARIS, Y CORREGITS - 3 toms: (I) 26 f., 584 pàg., 17 f. i 1 blanca. (II) 2 f., 171 pàg. 4 f. (III) 2 f., 72 pàg. El primer tom sense portada, amb capitals i vinyetes, amb el primer full restaurat; els altres, amb les portades amb l'escut d'Aragó. Punts de rovell. Algunes pàgines enfosquides. Forats de corc als primers fulls, sense afectar al text. Tres toms enq. en un vol. en pasta espanyola. "Les Constitucions de Catalunya representen la màxima expressió del seu dret territorial. Hi ha antecedents corresponents als regnats de Jaume I, però en realitat arranquen de les Corts de l'any 1283 i es van incrementar posteriorment amb successives addicions resultat de les deliberacions a les Corts. Durant més d'un segle es van publicar cronològicament, mitjançant quaderns manuscrits, però al començament del segle XV ja se'n va fer la primera compilació general sistemàtica. A partir de l'aparició de la imprenta se'n va fer a Barcelona tres edicions de caràcter general, una incunable; una altra el 1588, en tres volums, i una tercera, aquesta que presentem, el 1704." Derecho catalán. Historia de Cataluña. Dret civil català Dret civil i mercantil [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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