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        The General History of the Mogol Empire, from it's Foundation by Tamerlane, to the late Emperor Orangzeb. Extracted from the Memoirs of M. Manouchi, a Venetian, and Chief Physitian to Orangzeb for Above Forty Years. London, Printed for J.Bowyer, 1709.

      Pp. xii, 366, adv. (2). With one folding map. Contemporary panelled calf, expertly rebacked with gilt spine and red title label. Some browning throughout. Old ownership signature on title. First English edition translated from the French, first published in 1705. Catrou mainly based this history of the Mogul empire on Manucci's work "Storia de Mogor" which was lost for a long time and not published until 1907 (!). The Mogul Dynasty ruled most of northern India from early 16th century to mid 18th century. Cox i, p. 285. Cf De Backer-S. ii, 883, 1709.

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        Sammelband von vier barocken Gebetbüchlein, eines davon reich illustriert.

      ca. 1705., Meist ohne Angabe des Druckorts - Meist ohne Angabe des Druckorts, ca. 1705. Ca. 9,7 x 5,5 cm. [24]; [24] Bl.; 48 S.; [36] Bl. mit 25 Holzschnitten. Ohne Einband (geheftet, Lederreste am Rücken). Enthält 1) Geistlicher Schild/ Gegen Geist- und leibliche Gefährlichkeiten allzeit bey sich zu tragen. Darinn sehr kräftige Segen und Gebet/ So Theils von Gott offenbaret von der Kirchen und H.H. Vättern gemacht/ und von Urbano VIII .Röm. Papst approbiret worden. Zum Trost aller Christglaubigen, sonderlich deren, so zu Wasser oder Land reisen, damit sie durch Kraft dieses bey sich tragenden Schilds, vor vielen Gefahren erhalten werden. Cum Licentia Ord. Cens. Trevir. ibidem An. 1647, impressum. Gedruckt zu Maynz. s.a. [24] Bl. Lagensignatur A-B12. Abweichend zu VD17 23:631600S (vgl. Digitalisat BSB München). 2) Ein schöner und wol approbirter H. Segen zu Wasser und Land. Wider alle seine Feinde so ihm begegnen auf allen seinen Wegen und Stegen: Erstlich Gedruckt zu Prag. S.l., s.a., [24] Bl. Lagensignatur A-B12. 3) Andächtige Weis Dem Amt oder H. Meß nützlich beyzuwohnen. In Betrachtung des bitteren Leidens . Jesu Christi; Samt beygefügten Morgen- und Abend-Gebetlein, S.l., s.a. 48 Seiten, Lagensignatur A-B12. 4) Geistliche Schild-Wacht Darinnen Der Mensch ihm für eine jegliche Stund, sowol des Tags als bey der Nacht ein besondern Patron aus den Heiligen GOttes auserwehlet. Welchen er mit einem Gebetlein anruffet damit er nicht von den arglistigen Anfechtungen des bösen Feindes überwunden werde. Gedruckt im Jahr Christi. S. l., 1705. Vortitel mit Holzschnitt und eigenem Titel: Geistliche Schild-Wacht Darinnen Einer alle Stund einen besonderen Patron erwehlen kan. Custodia Angeli, Mit schönen Figuren in den Druck gegeben. [36] Bl. Lagensignatur A-C12. Die geistliche Schildwacht bietet für jede Tages- oder Nachtstunde einen Schutzheiligen an, der in einem kleinen Holzschnitt bildlich präsent ist und für den je ein eigenes Gebet abgedruckt ist. Schönes Beispiel der Volksfrömmigkeit, abweichend zu den durch KVK nachgewiesenen Exemplaren. Ohne Einband (geheftet, Lederreste am Rücken). [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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         [Plan de la forteresse de Verrua sur le Pô, près de Crescentino].

      1705 En quatre feuilles jointes de 1140 x 810 mm. Plan manuscrit de Verrua Beau plan, encre et aquarelle, de l'attaque du pont sur le Pô au pied de la forteresse de Verrua dans le Piémont. Y sont figurés la partie ouest de la place forte de Verrua avec le basfort et le donjon; les bras du Pô; le campement, les redoutes et les tranchées de l'armée française; le pont défendu par le «fort de l'isle» entre deux bras du Pô et une tête de pont menant au camp de Crescentino (où se trouve l'armée du duc de Savoie); et enfin le schéma d'attaque du fort sur l'île par l'armée française, placée sous le commandement du duc de Vendôme. La prise du fort de l'île au pied de la forteresse de Verrua, au début de mars 1705, fut la première phase du siège qui mena l'armée française, le 10 mars suivant, à prendre la place forte elle-même. Traces de pliures avec de petits trous au croisement de deux pliures, bordure droite écornée avec de petites déchirures sans manques.

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        Amusemens serieux et comiques

      - Chez Estienne Rogier, à Amsterdam 1705, in-12 (8x15cm), 213 (15), relié. - Seconda edizione, rara, dopo l'originale pubblicato nel 1698 in Barbin. Pieno di pecora vintage brown. Torna Tooled sollevato. Coperchio testa sfilacciato. Attrito. Foxing. Il libro appartiene a aucunu tipo definito; in modo molto libero, un racconto che unisce siamese aneddoti massime su diversi argomenti: il palazzo, il giudice, il pubblico, il Bois de Boulogne, l'opera ... Queste considerazioni società parigina satirico, Pell -mêle non hanno una narrazione seguita; il lavoro sarà aprire la strada a Lettere persiane di Montesquieu. Si tratta di una delle principali fonti. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Seconde édition, rare, après l'originale parue en 1698 chez Barbin. Reliure en pleine basane brune d'époque. Dos à nerfs orné. Coiffe de tête élimée. Frottements. Rousseurs. L'ouvrage n'appartient à aucunu genre défini ; dans une manière très libre, un siamois conte des anecdotes qu'il mêle de maximes sur divers sujets : Le palais, la cour, le public, le bois de Boulogne, l'opéra... Ces considérations satiriques de la société parisienne, pêle-mêle, ne possèdent pas une narration suivie ; l'oeuvre ouvrira la voie aux lettres persanes de Montesquieu. Elle en est une des principales sources.

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        Der Unglückliche Jerosolymitanische Wanders-Mann Und Barmhertzige Samaritan. Mit sehr schönem gestochenen Frontispiz, gestochenen Initialen sowie gestochenen Vignetten.

      Nürnberg, Johann Christoph Lochner, 1705. - Erste Ausgabe. 21x17 cm. Frontispiz, 9 Bll., 476 S. Hardcover. Ganzlederband mit reichhaltiger goldener Rückenverzierung und -titel. Leichtere Gebrauchspuren, guter Zustand. Innen sehr guter Zustand. Das ist: Der unbehutsame Welt-Mensch, welcher von der betrognen Welt bethört, von dem heimlich-nachstellenden Sathan verkehrt; Die glückselige Jerusalems-Stadt, die Unschuld des Hertzens, die Reinigkeit des Gewissens, und die Göttliche Gnad verlassend, dem Gottslästerlichen Jericho zureisend, auf dem Weeg der Gottlosigkeit, von denen höllischen Seelen-Mördern erdappt, des Goldstucks der Göttlichen Gnade beraubet, mit allerhand Sünd und Lastern übel geschlagen und verwundet; Endlichen von dem barmhertzigen himmlischen Samaritan Christo Jesu gefunden, mit seiner Göttlichen Gnade verbunden worden UND Mit annehmlich-unterschiedlich-auserlesenen Biblischen Concepten, mit untermengten Sententz und Sprüchen der Heiligen Vättern, mit allerhand wolbewehrten Historien, auch höchst-nothwendigen Sitten-Lehren ausgeführt, in achtzehen Discurs abgetheilet, die H. Fasten-Zeit hindurch, einer Volck-reichen Versammlung vorgetragen hat, R. P. F. Joseph à V. Maria, Carmeliter-Ordens, dermalen Definitor und Prediger. Mit dreyfachen Registern, deren eines Index Concionatorius vor alle Sonntag des Jahrs, bestens versehen. Titelblatt in Rot und Schwarz mit gestochener Zier-Initiale. Des Weiteren mit einer gestochenen Vignette und kl. Zierleisten im hinteren Drittel. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Het Rechte gebruyck van des' Heeren H. Avontmael, Soo voor als na de Bedininge (sic); Bestaende in meditatien / Gebeden en Danckseggingen... De klacht van een swaermoedige Ziel over 't gebruyck van 't H. Avontmael, en een nevengaede Troost, door S. Simonides... Noch is op nieus hier by gevoegt de Reyse na Beth-EL/ of het huys Gods...

      Amsterdam, Johannes van Heekeren, (1705). [x], 316, 11, [i] pp. 12mo (8 x 13,3 cm.). Bound in a fine contemporary (speudo) "reliure la Fanfare in the style of Le Gascon. Sides richly tooled in gold, panel design with drawer handle motifs and interlacings la pointill. Spine with 6 raised bands, in compartments gilt decorated with floral motifs (outer corners of sides very slightly rubbed). With an engraved frontispiece and 5 engraved plates. A very rare exemple of a frivolously binding on a Calvinistic work. There are not many Dutch (speudo) Fanfare bindings known.

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        [THE PSALMS HYMNS, AND SPIRITUAL SONGS, OF THE OLD & NEW- TESTAMENT: FAITHFULLY TRANSLATED INTO ENGLISH MEETER. FOR THE USE, EDIFICATION AND COMFORT OF THE SAINTS IN PUBLICK AND PRIVATE, ESPECIALLY IN NEW-ENGLAND]

      [Boston: Printed by B. Green, for Benjamin Eliot, and Nicholas Boone, 1705. 3-505,[7]pp. Titlepage in expert facsimile. 16mo. Contemporary paneled calf with later metal clasp. Small chips to boards, edge wear and rubbing. Contemporary ink inscriptions on endpapers, small paper bookplate and withdrawal stamp on the front pastedown from the Fitchburg Historical Society. Marginal chipping, some tears, a few leaves with minor loss. In unsophisticated original condition, very good. In a half morocco box. The extraordinarily rare twelfth edition of the Bay Psalm Book, one of the most famous of all American books. The first edition of the Bay Psalm Book, printed in Cambridge, Massachusetts in 1640, is the first book printed in what is now the United States, and an impossible rarity, with only eleven surviving copies. Besides its fame as an imprint, the Bay Psalm Book is a unique expression of the theological tenets which founded New England and American Protestantism. Its translation and longevity as a text lie at the heart of the American religious experience. At the time of the founding of the Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1630, the standard English hymn book, translated by Thomas Sternhold and John Hopkins, had gone through almost two hundred editions. In the meantime, in 1612, the Separatist Puritans had published, in exile in Holland, their own, stricter translation of the Psalms from the original Hebrew. This was used in the Puritan settlement at Plymouth. The Congregational ministers who controlled the Bay Colony felt there were many errors in the Sternhold-Hopkins version, but wished to disassociate themselves from the radicals at Plymouth. They determined to make a new translation from the original Hebrew, a task accomplished in 1639. The new translation was the work of many hands, although the primary translators were Richard Mather, father of Increase and grandfather of Cotton; John Eliot, later famous as the Apostle to the Indians and creator of the Eliot Indian Bible, and Thomas Welde, author of important tracts on early New England. For more than a century, this translation, quickly and almost universally referred to as the Bay Psalm Book, became the primary hymn book of New England, passing through more than fifty editions in Massachusetts and in England, where it was adopted by many Non-Conformist congregations. Psalm books and hymn books were literally read to pieces. Despite the rather high survival rate of the first edition, only seven perfect and four imperfect copies survive of the next eleven American editions. There are no surviving copies of some editions, only imperfect survivors of others, issued between 1651 and 1705. Below are the editions and the known copies, which are concentrated in the holdings of the Massachusetts Historical Society, where they were vigorously collected during the 19th century, and the former William G. Mather collection, mostly collected 1910-1930, and given to the University of Virginia during World War II as a gift of philanthropist Tracy G. McGregor. The only exceptions are the two copies of the third edition, at New York Public and John Carter Brown, the copy of the ninth at the British Library, and the present copy. After the first edition, these are the known copies of the next eleven editions: 2nd edition, 1648? No known copy. 3rd edition, Cambridge, Samuel Green, 1651. Two complete copies, New York Public Library (NN) and John Carter Brown Library (RPJCB). 4th-6th editions. No known copies, although there is a reference to a Cambridge, 1668 edition. There were editions published in England for Boston booksellers during this period which may account for these designations. 7th edition, Boston, Benjamin Harris, 1693. One complete copy in a private collection. 8th edition, Boston, Samuel Phillips, 1695. One complete copy at Massachusetts Historical Society (MHi). 9th edition, Boston, B. Green, 1698. Two complete copies, at MHi and the British Library, one imperfect at the University of Virginia (ViU). This is the first edition to contain music. 10th edition, Boston, B. Green, 1702. Two complete copies, ViU and Harvard, one imperfect at ViU. This edition has several variant titlepages. 11th edition. No known copy. 12th edition, Boston, B. Green, 1705. One imperfect copy at the ViU (lacking fifty-eight leaves and described by its own institution as a "mutilated copy"), and the present copy (lacking only the titlepage and minor portions of a few leaves). Virtually no new copies of early editions of the Bay Psalm Book have appeared since the collecting efforts of William G. Mather, which ended around 1930. Since then, this is the only copy of any of the first twelve editions to come to the market. An extraordinary rare opportunity to acquire the earliest obtainable American edition of the Bay Psalm Book. BRISTOL B270. SHIPTON & MOONEY 39420. ESTC W4786. HOLMES, MINOR MATHERS 53-G. BRITTON & LOWENS, AMERICAN SACRED MUSIC IMPRINTS 38 (entries 35-53 list all the editions of the Bay Psalm Book to contain music).

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        Historia naturalis ranarum nostratium in qua omnes earum proprietates, praesertim quae ad generationem ipsarum pertinent, fusius enarrantur. | Die natürliche Historie der Frösche hiesigen Landes worinnen alle Eigenschaften derselben, sonderlich aber ihre Fortpflanzung, umständlich beschrieben werden.Nuremberg, Johann Joseph Fleischmann, [1753]-1758. 2 parts in 1 volume. Royal folio (48 x 33 cm). With hand-coloured engraved frontispiece and 2 sets of the 24 engraved plates. Each of the 24 plates is present twice: beautifully hand-coloured with the figures still unnumbered, and in black and white with the figures numbered (and key letters added) but with Rösel's name erased. Contemporary half calf, gold-tooled spine.

      Nissen ZBI 3464; DSB XI, pp. 502-503; Junk, Rara, pp. 162-163. First and only edition, in Latin and German, of a beautiful work on frogs and toads, important from both an artistic and scientific point of view. August Johann Rösel (1705-1759), the author and artist, was the only natural historian of his time who studied both entomology and amphibians and reptiles, an essential combination in today's study of ecosystems.The text is printed in 2 columns, Latin on the left and German on the right, describing the natural history of all German frogs and toads in great detail. While the text proved valuable, the book's greatest fame lies in its plates. They are well designed from a practical point of view, highly artistic and skilfully executed, providing detailed and accurate information, and are beautifully and naturally coloured by hand. The 24 plates are present twice as intended by the publisher. One suite, in the earlier state without figure numbers or key letters, is beautifully coloured by hand, while the other, in the later state with figure numbers and key letters added, but with Rösel's name erased, is in black & white.In fine condition and virtually untrimmed, with only the half-title slightly spotted and occasionally very minor foxing or spots in the text. The binding is worn and scuffed but remains structurally sound. A beautiful copy of a beautiful book: a classic of natural history illustration in colour and an important contribution to the study of frogs and toads.

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        THE PSALMS HYMNS, AND SPIRITUAL SONGS, OF THE OLD & NEW- TESTAMENT: FAITHFULLY TRANSLATED INTO ENGLISH MEETER. FOR THE USE, EDIFICATION AND COMFORT OF THE SAINTS IN PUBLICK AND PRIVATE, ESPECIALLY IN NEW-ENGLAND].

      [Boston: Printed by B. Green, for Benjamin Eliot, and Nicholas Boone, 1705]. - 3-505,[7]pp. Titlepage in expert facsimile. 16mo. Contemporary paneled calf with later metal clasp. Small chips to boards, edge wear and rubbing. Contemporary ink inscriptions on endpapers, small paper bookplate and withdrawal stamp on the front pastedown from the Fitchburg Historical Society. Marginal chipping, some tears, a few leaves with minor loss. In unsophisticated original condition, very good. In a half morocco box. The extraordinarily rare twelfth edition of the Bay Psalm Book, one of the most famous of all American books. The first edition of the Bay Psalm Book, printed in Cambridge, Massachusetts in 1640, is the first book printed in what is now the United States, and an impossible rarity, with only eleven surviving copies. Besides its fame as an imprint, the Bay Psalm Book is a unique expression of the theological tenets which founded New England and American Protestantism. Its translation and longevity as a text lie at the heart of the American religious experience. At the time of the founding of the Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1630, the standard English hymn book, translated by Thomas Sternhold and John Hopkins, had gone through almost two hundred editions. In the meantime, in 1612, the Separatist Puritans had published, in exile in Holland, their own, stricter translation of the Psalms from the original Hebrew. This was used in the Puritan settlement at Plymouth. The Congregational ministers who controlled the Bay Colony felt there were many errors in the Sternhold- Hopkins version, but wished to disassociate themselves from the radicals at Plymouth. They determined to make a new translation from the original Hebrew, a task accomplished in 1639. The new translation was the work of many hands, although the primary translators were Richard Mather, father of Increase and grandfather of Cotton; John Eliot, later famous as the Apostle to the Indians and creator of the Eliot Indian Bible, and Thomas Welde, author of important tracts on early New England. For more than a century, this translation, quickly and almost universally referred to as the Bay Psalm Book, became the primary hymn book of New England, passing through more than fifty editions in Massachusetts and in England, where it was adopted by many Non-Conformist congregations. Psalm books and hymn books were literally read to pieces. Despite the rather high survival rate of the first edition, only seven perfect and four imperfect copies survive of the next eleven American editions. There are no surviving copies of some editions, only imperfect survivors of others, issued between 1651 and 1705. Below are the editions and the known copies, which are concentrated in the holdings of the Massachusetts Historical Society, where they were vigorously collected during the 19th century, and the former William G. Mather collection, mostly collected 1910-1930, and given to the University of Virginia during World War II as a gift of philanthropist Tracy G. McGregor. The only exceptions are the two copies of the third edition, at New York Public and John Carter Brown, the copy of the ninth at the British Library, and the present copy. After the first edition, these are the known copies of the next eleven editions: 2nd edition, 1648? No known copy. 3rd edition, Cambridge, Samuel Green, 1651. Two complete copies, New York Public Library (NN) and John Carter Brown Library (RPJCB). 4th-6th editions. No known copies, although there is a reference to a Cambridge, 1668 edition. There were editions published in England for Boston booksellers during this period which may account for these designations. 7th edition, Boston, Benjamin Harris, 1693. One complete copy in a private collection. 8th edition, Boston, Samuel Phillips, 1695. One complete copy at Massachusetts Historical Society (MHi). 9th edition, Boston, B. Green, 1698. Two complete copies, at MHi and the British Library, one imperfect at the University of Virginia (ViU). This is the first edition to contain music. 10th edi

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        Atlas Historique Henri Abraham Chatelain Francois L'Honore & Compagnie 1705

      1705. Opera assai rara e ricercata Atlas Historique, ou Nouvelle introduction à l'Histoire, à la Chronologie & à la Géographie Ancienne et Moderne Autore Henri Abraham CHATELAIN (1684 - 1743) Pubblicato da François L'Honoré & Compagnie nel 1705 Senza tavole e mancante delle carte geografiche Presenti soli 2 tomi Formato in Folio Dimensioni cm 30 (L) x 45 (H)

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         Mappemonde ou description générale du globe terrestre.

      Amsterdam vers 1705 331 x 439 mm.Belle mappemonde à deux hémisphères, sur laquelle figure la Californie comme une île. Elle est ornée aux coins supérieurs d'une représentation du soleil selon le père Kircher, et d'une représentation de la lune selon Cassini. La Nouvelle Hollande, future Australie, est rattachée au pôle Sud pour ne former qu'une seule et même terre. Une grande table, occupant la partie inférieure de la planche, donne la liste des pays pour chacun des continents, ainsi qu'une liste de termes de géographie. Très bel exemplaire aquarellé.

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        Dictionnaire geographique et historique contenant une Description exacte de tous les Etats, Royaumes, Provinces, Villes, Bourgs, Montagnes, Caps, Isles, Presqu'isles, Lacs, Mers, Golfes, Détroits, Fleuves, & Rivières de l'Univers. La Situation, l'Etendue, les Limites, les Distances, la Qualité de chaque Pays; les Forces, le Nombre, les Moeurs, & le Commerce de ses habitans. Et le rapport de la Geographie ancienne avec la moderne. Tirée des meilleurs auteurs, & des relations des plus fideles voyageurs avec une table latine et françoise des noms anciens & modernes de chaque lieu, pour la facilité de ceux qui lisent les Auteurs Latins.

      N. Pepie. 1705. In-folio (39 x 26.5 cm) de XVI-963 + (pour la table) CXVIII pages plein veau ancien, dos à nerfs orné filets, fleurons et fers dorés à compartiment, pièce couleur auteur et titre, tranche rouge 1 beau portrait-frontispice, texte sur 2 colonnes avec numérotation par colonne. Bon exemplaire hormis un dos un peu abîmé avec, notamment, manque de reliure aux 2 extrémités. Bon intérieur.

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         Mappe-monde pour connoitre les progrès & les conquestes les plus remarquables des Provinces-Unies, ainsy que celles des Compagnies d'Orient et d'Occident. Et les païs qu'elles possèdent dans l'un et dans l'autre hémisphère.

      Amsterdam vers 1705 331 x 439 mm.Belle mappemonde à deux hémisphères figurant les découvertes et possessions des Hollandais dans le monde, ainsi que les places et comptoirs appartenant à la Compagnie néerlandaise des Indes Orientales ou VOC (Verenigde Oost-Indische Compagnie). La Californie y est représentée comme une île, les contours de l'Australie et de la Nouvelle-Zélande sont partiellement dessinés. On peut voir également la mythique Terre de Quir, du nom de son découvreur Pedro Fernandez de Quiros, à l'emplacement de l'actuelle Nouvelle-Guinée. La carte est ornée d'un lion rampant dans un médaillon et de deux navires de la Compagnie des Indes. Très bel exemplaire aquarellé.

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        Lombardia inter Carolum austriacum Philippumq andegavensem disputata capto Gallor. Generali Villeroy (entro cartiglio). Sedes belli in Italia... (in alto nel margine).

      1705. ca. Incisione in rame, mm 546x937, stampata su due fogli uniti, dipinta d'epoca. Non comune carta raffigurante l'Italia settentrionale ed il teatro delle operazioni durante la guerra di successione spagnola. In fascinosa coloritura coeva con qualche crepa e piccola mancanza restaurate, causate dall'ossidazione Sanfelici-Zanasi, Terre di Langobardia, 42; Cremonini 1995, 50.

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         Le Canada, ou Nouvelle France, la Floride, la Virginie, Pensilvanie, Caroline, Nouvelle Angleterre et Nouvelle Yorck, l'isle de Terre Neuve, la Louisiane et le cours de la rivière de Misisipi.

      Paris, chez l'auteur, 1705. 234 x 342 mm + feuillet de texte descriptif. Belle carte détaillée du Canada et de la côte est des Etats-Unis, donnant l'emplacement des tribus indiennes et de nombreux commentaires. A droite, dans un encadré, coordonnées géographiques de Québec, du Mississippi, de La Havane et de Plaisance, dans l'île de Terre-Neuve. Publiée dans l'Atlas Curieux de Nicolas de Fer, géographe, graveur et éditeur français ayant produit près de 600 cartes, très recherchées pour leur qualité décorative. Bel exemplaire aux contours aquarellés à l'époque, accompagné de son feuillet de texte descriptif. Lemmon, 15.

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        Routes des Postes d'Italie. Dressées suivant les derniers Reglemens Par N. De Fer Geograp. de Mons.gr Le Dauphin..

      1705. Paris, Avec Privilege du Roy, 1705. Incisione in rame all'acquaforte, confini in colore d'epoca (in giallo sono mostrate le strade postali) cm 46,5 x 51 circa (alla lastra) più margini. In basso al centro una legenda in cui sono riportate le principali strade di percorrenza (le strade da Parigi a Roma, da Roma a Parigi, da Roma a Venezia, Firenze, Napoli ecc.), con le principali città e località di fermo posa. Esemplare interessato da una leggera e uniformemente diffusa patina di sporco, stampato su carta pesante, nell'insieme in buono stato di conservazione (Rif. Borri, 160).

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        Château d'Oex. - Acte original manuscrit sur parchemin d'un partage des biens dans la famille Breide du Mont à Château d'Oex en 1705.

      48x60 cm (parch.) / 59x61 cm (cadre), ms. en encre noire sur parchemin, écriture de notaire, bel exemplaire. dans un encadrement or. Abraham Breide, ancien justicier et commis du Mont au Château d'Oex et Susanne Morier, son épouse, font le partage de leurs biens entre leurs 8 enfants, car les deux sont âgés et ne peuvent plus travailler, pendant que leur descendance „sont tous en âge de se scavoir conduirre eux mêmes, ou mariés". La famille possède un grand domaine sur et autour du Mont avec maisons, granges, mas de terres, paquis de vache en montagne, paquiers de brebis, etc., qui sont décrits en détail. Tout est distribué entre les enfants, néanmoins les parents se réservent le droit d'habiter leur vie durant dans leur maison du Mont et s'assurent également le paiement d'une rente annuelle de 60 écus petits par leurs enfants ici présents. Signé et daté par le notaire juré le 20 avril 1705. Il cite comme témoins Moyse Bricod et David Erchod, les deux de Château d'Oex. Cet exemplaire est le double pour Madeleine Breide et les siens (= une des filles du couple). Grande charte du début du XVIIIe s. avec une description détaillée et complète des possessions d'une famille paysanne riche autour de 1700 dans les Alpes suisses. picture available

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         [GIBRALTAR] De haven en straat van Gibraltar.

      Amsterdam circa 1705 496 x 587 mm. Très rare carte gravée figurant Gibraltar en 1704, ornée d'une vue du rocher et d'une scène de bataille navale. En carton en bas à droite, le détroit de Gibraltar. Fausse pliure verticale, mouillure claire dans le coin inférieur gauche, exemplaire colorié à l'époque.

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         Plan particulier de l'isle de St. Sébastien.

      1705 circa 320 x 490 mm. Plan manuscrit de l'île San Sebastian, Cadiz Beau plan manuscrit, encre et aquarelle, de l'île de San Sebastian, au large de Cadix. Y sont figurés les rochers affleurant et émergeant, et, sur l'île, le plan de la redoute entourée d'un mur et protégée du reste de l'île par un fossé, la tour, quelques bâtiments et un jardin. Ce plan, datant du début du XVIII° siècle, a probablement été fait vers 1705, au moment de la Guerre de Succession d'Espagne, lorsque des troupes françaises et espagnoles tentèrent de reprendre Gibraltar que les Anglais avaient pris en 1704. Deux traces de pliure dont l'une a bruni, mouillure claire au milieu de la carte, plus prononcée au verso.

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        Esatta relazione del dolorosissimo funerale . . . del . . . Imperatore dè Romani Leopoldo primo il Grande

      1705. Esatta relazione del dolorosissimo funerale della felice memoria dell'augustissimo, potentissimo, et invittissimo imperatore de' Romani Leopoldo primo il grande. Incisione raffigurante la processione funebre per i funerali di Leopolo I 1640 - 1705), che fu imperatore del Sacro Romano Impero (1658 - 1705), re di Boemia (1656 - 1705) e d'Ungheria (1655 - 1705). Acquaforte, con l'indirizzo dello stampatore Luigi Neri in basso a destra. Unito un pamphlet commemorativo della cerimonia funebre. Secondo Mark Hengerer, The Funerals of the Habsburg Emperors in the Eighteenth Century: "Nel 1705, appena un'ora dopo la morte di Lepoldo I, il Lord grande intendente e il Ciambellano discutevano dell'allestimento della camera ardente, dell'imbalsamazione e vestizione della salma... dell'allestimento della Camera del Cavaliere ... con altari e panni neri, le guardie, e la musica. Tutti gli altri aspetti sarebbero stati discussi in una riunione del consiglio con altri funzionari di corte, il giorno successivo...". Leggeri difetti restaurati, nel complesso in buono stato di conservazione. Rarissima. Esatta relazione del dolorosissimo funerale della felice memoria dell'augustissimo, potentissimo, et invittissimo imperatore de' Romani Leopoldo primo il grande [Exact Relationship of the Most Painful Funeral, of the Happy Memory, of the Most Sacred, Most Powerful, and Most Invincible Roman Emperor Leopold I] (Rome, 1705). Stitched together with a similarly titled broadside containing an engraving "Si Stampa da Luigi Neri in piazza Nauona" [From the press of Luigi Neri in piazza Nauona]. This small broadside commemorate the funeral ceremony for Leopold I (1640 - 1705), Holy Roman Emperor (1658 - 1705), King of Bohemia (1656 - 1705) and of Hungary (1655 - 1705). According to Mark Hengerer's The Funerals of the Habsburg Emperors in the Eighteenth Century, "In 1705, only an hour after the death of Leopold I (1658 - 1705), the High Steward ... and the Lord Chamberlain ... discussed the preparations for the lying - in - state, the post mortem, the embalming and robing of the corpse, provision for a first coffin and receptacles für the heart and for the coffin, the fitting of the Knight's Chamber ... with altars and black cloths, the guards, and the music. The rest of the arrangements were discussed at a council meeting with other court officials on the next day. At this meeting, the ceremonial records of r657 (concerning the death of Ferdinand IV) were read, and thus became, with only a few variations, the guidelines for the funeral of Leopold I. A nice compliment to the volume: Castrum doloris quod immortali gloriae, et sacratissimis manibus Leopoldi Magni: augustissimi Romanorum imperatoris, Hungariae et Bohemiae regis, archiducis Austriae, &c. &c. ([Wu¨rzburg, Germany]: Typis Joannis Michae¨lis Kleyer, universitatis typographi, [1705]) 295 490

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        Relation du voyage du Prince de Montberaud dans l'île de Naudely où sont rapportées toutes les maximes qui forment l'harmonie d'un parfait Gouvernement

      In 12 plein cuir fauve raciné à nerfs,pièce de titre cuir,fers,palmettes dorés.titre,XIV,383 pages,tranches mouchetées(un petit manque de texte page 269,sans gravité)12 gravures hors-texte non signées.A Merinde Pierre Fortane 1705.lors supérieur et coiffe supérieure restaurés.RARE Nouvelle édition de l'Idée d'un Règne doux et heureux,ou Relation du Voyage du Prince de Montberaud dans l'île de Naudely(1703 avec un nouveau titre.Cette Relation fut imprimé 1705,et deux fois en 1706 puis en 1729,avec des lieux d'édition tout aussi fantaisistes. Paru sans nom d'auteur, Utopie politique et sociale,ancré dans la réalité de son époque,Hervé Pezron de Lesconvel(1650-1722),et non Pierre de Lesconvel,comme indiqué dans la plupart des bibliographies, gentilhomme breton,découvre à Naudely des solutions à des problèmes français.Sous la fiction la réalité affleure toujours.Certes, dans ce "rétablissement", dans cette reconstruction de la France, subsistent des obscurités,des incohérences,des idées traditionnelles et discutables.Il ya aussi des lacunes et on sait pas pourquoi,malgré le succès relatif mais indéniable du livre,n'a jamais paru la suite annoncée par l'auteur.reçoivent présent des hommes ;les évêques de Naudely vont toujours à Pied,ainsi que faisoient les Apôtres;Les Imodesties dans les églises sont séverement punies dans l'île de Naudely ;Les Nobles reçoivent de leurs juges le baiser de paix et autres marques d'affection et de tendresse;et la très curieuse gravure de la punition de l'adultère:Les chiens sont animez d'une nouvelle fureur lors qu'ils sont aux prises avec un adultère. Barbier,IV;On y trouve indiqué un système de greniers publics entretenus par l?Etat, d?assurances mutuelles contre les catastrophes, des projets de lois somptuaires sévères, des attaques contre les privilèges » (André Lichtenberger,Le Socialisme au XVIIIè. siècle). Versins fait de ce livre un des ouvrages fondateurs de l?économie politique (page. 271). André Lichtenberger, le Socialisme au XVIIIè.siècle,page. 43.

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        VOCABOLARIO DEGLI ACCADEMICI DELLA CRUSCA COMPENDIATO DA UN ACCADEMICO ANIMOSO SECONDO L'ULTIMA IMPRESSIONE DI FIRENZE DEL MDCXCI (1691).

      Basegio, 1705. Due volumi in 4to (cm.24), cartone orig. con titoli ms. sul dorso (cuffia del II vol con minime mancanze), pp.(20), 44, 694, (2) e (4), 688, 344. BELLISSIMA COPIA INTONSA CON BARBE. Prima edizione del Compendio ad opera di Apostolo Zeno. Gamba, 2811:" Per cura di A. Zeno sotto nome di Accademico Animoso si pubblicò un Compendio.." Basegio ristampò altre 4 volte questa edizione.

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         [CALIFORNIE] Cette carte de Californie et du Nouveau Mexique est tirée de celle qui a été envoyée par un grand d'Espagne pour être communiquée à Mrs. de l'Académie Royale des Sciences.

      Paris, 1705. 223 x 339 mm + feuillet de texte. Carte célèbre et importante pour la cartographie de la Californie représentée comme une île. C'est l'une des rares cartes centrées sur la Californie, ici nommée "Californias o Carolinas". Elle est tirée des récentes découvertes du père Kino auquel de Fer fait allusion dans le titre, sans toutefois le nommer. De nombreux villages, nommés pour la première fois, ont été numérotés et répertoriés dans un grand encadré. Petit manque de papier dans la marge droite, sinon bel exemplaire, accompagné de son feuillet de texte descriptif.

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        A MID-NIGHT CRY FROM THE TEMPLE OF GOD TO THE TEN VIRGINS SLUMBERING AND SLEEPING, AWAKE, AWAKE, ARISE, AND GIRD YOUR LOYNS, AND TRIM YOUR LAMPS, FOR BEHOLD THE BRIDEGROOM COMETH, GO YE THEREFORE OUT TO MEET HIM

      [New York: Printed by William Bradford, 1705. [2],179,[9],88[of 90?]pp. First eight leaves and final two leaves in facsimile. 19th-century half morocco and marbled boards, spine gilt. Spine abraded and worn, removing title; corners worn. Contents darkened at edges, first few leaves lightly dampstained; some light soiling and foxing. Good. First edition, with the addition of "An Epistle to the Churches of Christ, called Quakers." Rogers, who lived mainly in New London, was a convert to the Baptist faith. He later developed his own particular ideas and followers, called Rogerines. For this he was vigorously persecuted, and he gives a long account of his tribulations in this work, including floggings, imprisonment, and fines. All of the works relating to the Rogerines are quite rare, having been issued in small editions, and often destroyed. ESTC locates fewer than ten copies of this work, almost all in various states of incompleteness. Shipton & Mooney notes that all known copies of the text seem to be lacking the last leaf (pp.89-90), as though the leaf was canceled before binding. EVANS 1232, 1233. ESTC W26021. SABIN 72687.

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        Journal du voyage fait a la Mer de Sud avec les flibustiers de l'Amerique...

      chez Jacques le Febvre, 1705. Cm. 16,5, pp. (12) 443 (1). Bella vignetta in xilografia al frontespizio. Legatura coeva in piena pelle, dorso a nervi con titoli e fregi in oro. Alcune abili reintegrazioni di pelle alle cuffie ed al dorso, rade fioriture a qualche pagina, peraltro esemplare genuino ed in buono stato di conservazione. Alla prima carta di guardia piccola etichetta della libreria Il Polifilo di Milano. Come tutte le edizioni di quest'opera, anche la presente risulta assai rara. Classico della letteratura riguardante il mondo dei pirati. Cfr. Hill (1423): "A rare and charming book. Raveneau de Lussan, a young Frenchman who whished to see the world, sailed from France for San Domingue in 1679. His indebtedness led him to join the buccaneers in search of his fortune... Raveneau spent several months raiding in the West Indies, and several years raiding the Pacific coast between Guatemala and Chile. He details both the romantic and the bleak sides of the buccaneering profession, interwoven with colorful descriptions of the natives of the regions and a clear picture of the Spanish colonies on the Pacific".

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        The Natural History of Oxford-shire, being an essay towards the Natural History of England: Second Ed., with large Additions and Corrections, Also a short Account of the Author, etc.;

      Oxford, by Leon. Lichfield, for Charles Brome at the Gun nr the West-End of St Paul's Church and John Nicholson at the King's-Arms in Little-Britain, London, 1705.: Leon. Lichfield, 1705. Hardcover. Fine. HARDBACK original full-calf with blind-embossed rules and ornament on covers expertly rebacked with new spine raised bands and gilt lettering on red spine label pages: [xi] 366 [ix] - index [i] plates xvi 202mm x 318mm (8 x 12.75") former owners details on front end-papers corners rubbed and a little worn, lacking map, contents page is loose and lacking 25mm at bottom edge - not affecting text, some very light very occasional marginal spotting, otherwise very fine, clean and bright. This is a heavy item and will incur additional postage.

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        Novum vasorum corporis humani systema

      Amsterdam, Paul Marret, 1705 In-12, (48) [dont titre grave], 260 pages et 2 planches ; veau glacé de l'époque. Première édition. Malgré une déchirure angulaire ancienne avec restauration et petite atteinte au texte au feuillet ***2, très bel exemplaire dans sa première reliure. Ex-libris imprimé et manuscrit non identifiés.

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         Les costes aux environs de la rivière de Misisipi. Découvertes par Mr. de La Salle en 1683 et reconnues par Mr. le Chevallier d'Iberville en 1698 et 1699.

      1705. 216 x 333 mm + feuillet de texte. Carte importante pour la cartographie de cette région, figurant les côtes du Mississippi, du Texas et de la Floride. Gravée par Vincent de Ginville, elle a été dressée d'après les récits des expéditions de La Salle et du colon français d'Iberville. Tous deux avaient été nommés par Louis XIV pour explorer la vallée du Mississipi, afin de pouvoir contrer les revendications des Anglais dans la région. La carte marque les emplacements des villages indiens, accompagnés de commentaires. Elle est ornée d'un cartouche de titre animé de soldats. Publiée dans l'Atlas Curieux de Nicolas de Fer, géographe, graveur et éditeur français ayant produit près de 600 cartes, très recherchées pour leur qualité décorative. Bel exemplaire aux contours aquarellés à l'époque, accompagné de son feuillet de texte descriptif. Lemmon, 12.

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         [PAYS BASQUE ESPAGNOL] La Biscaye divisée en ses quatre parties principales et le royaume de Navarre divisé en ses merindades.

      Paris J.B. Nolin circa 1705 450 x 577 mm. Très rare carte gravée figurant les provinces de Biscaye et du Guipuscoa formant le pays basque espagnol, et du royaume de Navarre. Elle est ornée de deux cartouches, l'un décoré des armoiries des deux provinces, l'autre, orné de divers personnages, contenant un grand texte de dédicace au roi d'Espagne Philippe V. Un encadré en haut à droite contient la route du roi d'Espagne le 4 octobre 1700 entre Versailles et Yron (Irun). Editeur français de cartes et atlas de la fin du 17ème siècle, Nolin doit sa célébrité à l'une des plus belles mappemondes murales de tous les temps. Fausses pliures sans gravité le long de la pliure centrale. Contours aquarellés à l'époque.

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        Description de la Livonie, avec une relation de l'origine, du progrès, & de la decadence de l'ordre teutonique, des révolutions qui sont arrivées dans ce pays jusqu'à notre temps, avec les guerres que les Polonais, les Suédois et les Moscovites ont eues ensemble pour cette province. On y décrit les duchez de courlande et de Semigalle et la province de Pilten. Enfin on y trouve le voyage de l'auteur de Livonie en Hollande l'an 1698. Avec quelques remarques sur la Prusse, Brandebourg, Hanover, Hesse et plusieurs autres cours d'Allemagne.

      A Utrecht, chès Guillaume van Poolsum, marchand libraire, 1705. 1705 1 vol. in-12° (161 x 100 mm) de : 1 frontispice gravé (portrait de Frédéric Guillaume, duc de Livonie né en 1692), [8 ff.] (dont titre en rouge et noir), 1 planche dépliante (carte de la Livonie), 394 pp.. Basane brune de l'époque, dos à nerfs, roulettes dorées sur les coupes, titre de maroquin rouge. Intéressant traité constitué d'une suite de lettres adressées à un commanditaire anglais. L'auteur souhaite faire découvrir au public ce petit pays aujourd'hui sous souveraineté russe après des siècles de batailles entre ses voisins. Ainsi débute son ouvrage : "Je me persuade que dans ce siècle ou l'on aime tant les nouvelles découvertes, il se trouvera des curieux, qui seront bien aise d'être informez des faits et coutumes de ces peuples de l'Europe, dont l'histoire moderne ne dit que fort peu de chose". Après une description géographique du pays et de ses habitants, il étend son travail aux Etats voisins si souvent impliqués dans la vie de la province et s'attarde sur quelques personnalités marquantes. Les lettres IV et V sont consacrées à un historique de l'Ordre Teutonique. Edition originale en français traduite de l'anglais. Dans sa dédicace, l'éditeur Van Poolsum exprime la nécessité de cette traduction: « Tout le monde n'entends pas la langue dans laquelle cet ouvrage a été composé, c'est ce qui ma fait naître la pensée de le faire traduire en françois, langue que l'on peut regarder aujourd'hui comme la langue de commerce entre les divers peuples de notre Europe » ! Ouvrage peu commun. 1 vol. 12mo. 1 engraved frontispiece (portrait of Frédéric Guillaume), 1 folding map. Contemporary sheep. First French edition of this interesting treatise on Livonie composed by letters. Fine copy of this uncommon work. Barbier I, p. 895.

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         L'art de guérir les maladies des os. Où l'on traite des luxations et des fractures, avec les instrumens nécessaires et une machine de nouvelle invention pour les réduire : ensemble les Exstoses et les Caries, des Anchyloses, des maladies des Dents, et de la Charte ou rachitis, maladie ordinaire des enfants.

      Paris, Laurent d'Houry, 1705 ; in 12, veau marbré, dos à nerfs décoré et doré, roulette sur les coupes (reliure de l'époque) ; [2], 304 pp., figures in texte gravées sur bois. Edition originale rare ; "Petit was the first director of the Académie de Chirurgie, Paris, and the most eminent French surgeon of his day. He is particularly remembered for his work on bone diseases. He invented the screw tourniquet, gave first account of osteomalacia, and was first to open the mastoid process." (Garrison - Morton - 4300). Maître en chirurgie à Paris en 1700, membre de l'Académie royale des sciences en 1715, il est nommé par ordre de Louis XV, directeur de l'Académie royale de chirurgie lors de sa création en 1731 ; il fut un chirurgien d'un grand renom, appelé à plusieurs reprises à l'étranger pour soigner des princes. Bel exemplaire.

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        Dissertatio epistolaris de glandulis conglobatis durae meningis humanae

      Rome: Typis Io. Francisci Buagni, 1705. Pacchioni, Antonio (1665-1726). Dissertatio epistolaris de glandulis conglobatis durae meningis humanae . . . Lucae Schrokio viro clarissimo . . . 8vo. 32pp. Folding engraved plate. Rome: Typis Io. Francisci Buagni, 1705. 160 x 106 mm. Later patterned carta rustica boards, light wear at spine. Fine copy. “Ex Ignatii Vettori libris” in 18th-century hand on title; old library stamp. Extremely Rare First Edition, with only two U. S. (Stanford, N. Y. Acad. Med.) and four European copies cited in OCLC. Pacchioni’s work contains his classic description and illustration of the Pacchionian bodies of the arachnoid tissue under the dura, which allow cerebrospinal fluid to exit the sub-arachnoid space and enter the blood stream. “The arachnoid granulations of villi had been seen by Vesalius and others, but the first adequate account of them was made by Antonio Pacchioni of Rome; his name is today associated with the very large villi which are few in number and present only in the adult. In his monograph (Dissertatio epistolae . . . [1705]) he claimed that the villi were lymph-producing glands” (Clarke and O’Malley, The Human Brain and Spinal Cord, p. 740). There are two issues of this work, one with the title reading as above and the other with title reading Dissertatio epistolaris ad Lucam Schroeckium de glandulis conglobatis durae meningis humanae. Both are very rare. Brunori et al., “Antonio Pacchioni (1665-1726): Early studies of the dura mater,” in Journal of Neurosurgery 78 (1993): 515-518. Dictionary of Scientific Biography. Garrison-Morton.com 1380.

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        THE ANTIQUITIES AND HISTORY OF IRELAND BY THE RIGHT HONOURABLE SIR JAMES WARE, KNIGHT. CONTAINING 1. His Inquiries into the Antiquities of Ireland. Illustrated with Copper Cutts: to which are annexed Catalogues of all the Chief Governors, of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons in the present Parliament; the Mayors, Lord Mayors and Sheriffs of the City of Dublin; the present Establishment of Ireland; with Lists of the Principal Officers Civil and Military, the Commissioners of the Revenue, etc. 2. His Annals of Ireland from the first Conquest by the English, a great part of which is now first Published, together with a Chronological Account of the most memorable Events continued from the Reign of Queen Elizabeth to this present tim

      Printed for Awnsham and John Churchill in Pater-Noster Row, and Jonathan Robinson at the Golden Lyon in St Paul's Church-Yard., London 1705 - Folio. 8 x 25 x 12.5 inches. [14] + [4] + 164 + 163-172, [10]; + [4] + 60 + 57-76 + 164 + 64 + 175-196; + [4] + 70 + 44 + 37 + [1] + 37-55 + [1] + 28; + [4] + 23 + 20-42 + [4]; + 59 + [3]. Title page in red and black. Each part has separate title page, pagination and register. Bound in blind stamped panelled calf, spine rebacked, in compartments with raised bands, decorated gilt, with contrasting maroon morocco title label, gilt. Extremities worn and one plate browned; otherwise a a clean crisp interior and a very good copy. Armourial bookplates of Colwich Library (Colwich Hall was in East Staffordshire) and Abel John Ram, Esqr. (several members of the Ram family bore the same names). Illustrated by engraved portrait frontispiece and by five plates, including one map. By Sir James Ware, antiquary and historian (1594-1666). When he was about twenty one years old, Ware began to collect documents relating to Irish history, publishing his first work Archiepiscoporum Casseliensem et Tuamensium vitae in 1628. In 1629, Ware was knighted and he became auditor-general, the first step to a fast developing political career, which saw him joining the staff of the Lord Deputy, Thomas Wentworth, Earl of Strafford. In 1633, Ware made an important contribution to Irish scholarship when he published three important accounts of Ireland by Edmund Campion, Meredith and Spenser entitled The History of Ireland. De scriptoribus Hiberniae followed in 1639, a biographical catalogue of Irish writers, a work of considerable scholarship. The version in English was published in London in 1705, as is shown on the general title page although all the separate title pages within the text have a Dublin imprint of either 1704 or 1705. The work deals with the origins of the Irish people tracing their origins and covers with field monuments, references to classical writers, the development of Irish society and so on. Sir James Ware has been likened to William Camden, for it is due to his scholarly and lifelong dedication in De Hiberniae antiquitatibus ejus disquisitiones, with its accurate details and descriptions, that finally Ireland emerged as a country in its own right. The collation of this book is chaotic. Each part has a separate title page, pagination and register with its own peculiarities. This volume has a portrait of Queen Anne as frontispiece and five plates, including one map, of the usual three plates. The final part, on why Ireland was never entirely subdued is by Sir John Davies (1569-1626) and is certainly ironical in view of the the Catholic rebellion that broke out in 1641. HISTORY/THEOLOGY IRISH HISTORY CHURCHES IRISH HISTORY/THEOLOGY

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         Passage par terre à la Californie découvert par le rév. père Eusebe-François Kino jésuite depuis 1698 jusqu'à 1701.

      1705. 237 x 210 mm. Rare première édition de la carte du missionnaire jésuite Eusebio Francisco Kino figurant la Basse-Californie, l'état du Sonora au nord du Mexique et partie de l'Arizona. C'est en 1701 que le père Kino démontra que la Californie est une pénisule et non une île, comme on le pensait depuis près d'un siècle. Le cartographe français Guillaume de l'Isle fut le premier à diffuser la découverte de Kino en publiant, en 1722, une carte d'Amérique qui servit pendant longtemps de modèle à la plupart des cartes de cette région. La carte figure les noms des nombreuses missions établies par le père Kino, ainsi que les noms de tribus indiennes comme les Apaches, les Cutganes, les Hoabonomas, ou encore les Cocomaricopas. Bon exemplaire, replié. Wagner, 483.

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        Icon Urbis Caesenae...

      1705. veduta a volo d'uccello tratta dal "Thesaurus Antiquitatum et Historiarum Italiae, Neapolis, Siciliae Sardiniae....", monumentale opera di Georgius Graevius pubblicata nel primo quarto del XVIII secolo. L'opera deriva dalla pianta contenuta in "Caesenae Historiae" di Scipione Chiaramonti, pubblicato nel 1641. Bird's - eye view taken from the "Thesaurus Antiquitatum et Historiarum Italiae, Neapolis, Siciliae Sardiniae...." by Georgius Graevius, published in the first quarter of the eighteenth century. This work derives from the plan included in the "Caesenae Historiae" by Scipione Chiaramonti, published in 1641. Copperplate, in good conditions. Leida Leyden Koeman pag. 23, Cremonini pag. 79. 360 285

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        Dionysii Petavii Aurelianensis, e Societate Jesu, Opus de doctrina temporum...Nova editione notis & emendationibus quamplurimis, quas manu sua codici adscripserat Dionysius Petavius. Cum praefatione et dissertatione de LXX. Hebdomadibus Joannis Harduini

      Antwerpiæ: Georgium Gallet, 1705. Three volumes, folio, pp. [48], 568 (i.e. 570 - pp. 471-72 repeated in the pagination), [8]; [12], 536; [8], 364; title pages printed in red and black, engraved device on title pages of volume I and II, woodcut device on title of volume III, engraved portrait frontispiece, woodcut head- and tailpieces, ornaments, and initials, woodcut diagrams (largely astronomical and mostly in the first volume), tables throughout; occasional mild dampstains largely confined to the fore- and bottom margins, tear in the fore-margin of 2L1 in volume I entering text (no loss), paper flaw in 2T4 in volume II just touching text, tears in the bottom margin of 2Y3 and 2Y4 in volume III; a pretty nice copy in contemporary full calf neatly rebacked to style, red and black labels lettered in gilt on spines, sprinkled edges and the fore-edges decorated with a faint picket-fence design. Volume I is apparently the second issue. Pétau (1583-1652), also known as Dionysius Petavius, was a French Jesuit theologian, and one of the most brilliant scholars in a learned age. In the words of my friend and colleague, Ed Glaser: "A staggering work on sidereal astronomy and the calculations of the calendar. First published in far less detailed fashion in 1627, the first part deals with the calendars of the ancient Greeks, Egyptians, Macedonians, Persians, Hebrews, and others. The second part examines different historical eras, celebrated eclipses, a chronology of the reigns of the Caesars, and the birth of Christ. The Uranologian contains Greek astronomical and chronological texts with Latin translations. Included are the commentaries of Geminus, Achillis Tatios, and Hipparchus on Aratus; Eratosthenes' life of Aratus; Ptolemy on appearances, Theodore of Gaza on the months, and the Computuses of Maximus, Isaac of Argyros and St. Andrew of Crete. Also included is an elaborate examination of classical conceptions and calculations of time. The work is considered to have surpassed Scaliger's earlier landmark on the subject, De Emendatione Temporum, of 1537. The work also contains his Epistolarum, his correspondence with many of the leading thinkers in Europe at the time." Ebert 16328: "The best edition." The third volume contains besides the Uranologion several other pieces of Petavius which were first added to this edition. Brunet IV, 528.

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        Portulano del Mare Mediterraneo, nel quale si contiene tutta la Navigazione, che si fa da luogo in luogo, e la descrizzione di tutti i luoghi, Terre, Porti, Isole, Capi, Scogli, e Secche, che si trovano dalla nobile Città di Genova fino al Capo San Vincenzo verso Ponente, e da Genova fino alla Sapienza verso Levante. E così della Barbaria di terra ferma da Capo Spartello fino a Tripoli nuovo [...].

      1705. In Napoli, nella stamperia di Gianfrancesco Paci, 1705, in-4, leg. coeva in piena pergamena (sgualciture), pp. [4], 132. I portolani erano libri usati quotidianamente sulle navi; ne sono rimasti pochi: questa edizione non è infatti censita in ICCU. Lievi bruniture.

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        Le Canada ou Nouvelle France la Floride la Virginie Pensilvanie Caroline...Nouvelle Yorck..la Louisiane...

      1705. Raffigurazione geografica del territorio nord americano in particolare di Canada o Nouvelle France ed una parte degli Stati Uniti (Florida, Carolaina, Luisiana, Virginia...). Interessante evidenziare come l'estensione del Canada venga aumentata, verso sud, a discapito dei territori delle colonie inglesi. mm 233x340

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        Oeconomus prudens et legalis. Oder Allgemeiner Klug- und Rechts-verständiger Haus-Vatter, bestehend in neun Büchern. .mit rechtlichen Anmerckungen.versehen von Johann Christoph Donauer. 2 Bände.

      Frankfurt und Leipzig, Riegel, 1705. - Folio. 7 Bll., 642 S; 643-1230 S., 178 S., 28 Bll. Register. Mit gest. Frontispiz, 39 (von 40) Kupfertafeln und zahlreichen Textkupfern. Spätere Halblederbände auf 5 Bünden mit 2 farbigen Rückenschildern (sign.: Rudolf Jäger Bremen 1930). Sonderangebot: Dieser Verkäufer bietet Kunden einen exklusiven Rabatt von 40% auf sämtliche Preise. Alter Preis:2600.00 EUR. 2. Ausgabe. - Ohne Tafel 31 (Von Seidenwürmern), schmaler Randstreifen noch vorhanden. - Einbandkanten wenig berieben, oberes Rückengelenk von Band 1 mit kleinem Einriss. Wenige Blätter im Rand verstärkt. Teils unterschiedlich gebräunt, einige Lagen stärker, sonst gutes Exemplar. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Dionysii Petavii Aurelianensis, e Societate Jesu, Opus de doctrina temporum.Nova editione notis & emendationibus quamplurimis, quas manu sua codici adscripserat Dionysius Petavius. Cum praefatione et dissertatione de LXX. Hebdomadibus Joannis Harduini

      Georgium Gallet, Antwerpiæ 1705 - Three volumes, folio, pp. [48], 568 (i.e. 570 - pp. 471-72 repeated in the pagination), [8]; [12], 536; [8], 364; title pages printed in red and black, engraved device on title pages of volume I and II, woodcut device on title of volume III, engraved portrait frontispiece, woodcut head- and tailpieces, ornaments, and initials, woodcut diagrams (largely astronomical and mostly in the first volume), tables throughout; occasional mild dampstains largely confined to the fore- and bottom margins, tear in the fore-margin of 2L1 in volume I entering text (no loss), paper flaw in 2T4 in volume II just touching text, tears in the bottom margin of 2Y3 and 2Y4 in volume III; a pretty nice copy in contemporary full calf neatly rebacked to style, red and black labels lettered in gilt on spines, sprinkled edges and the fore-edges decorated with a faint picket-fence design. Volume I is apparently the second issue. Pétau (1583-1652), also known as Dionysius Petavius, was a French Jesuit theologian, and one of the most brilliant scholars in a learned age. In the words of my friend and colleague, Ed Glaser: "A staggering work on sidereal astronomy and the calculations of the calendar. First published in far less detailed fashion in 1627, the first part deals with the calendars of the ancient Greeks, Egyptians, Macedonians, Persians, Hebrews, and others. The second part examines different historical eras, celebrated eclipses, a chronology of the reigns of the Caesars, and the birth of Christ. The Uranologian contains Greek astronomical and chronological texts with Latin translations. Included are the commentaries of Geminus, Achillis Tatios, and Hipparchus on Aratus; Eratosthenes' life of Aratus; Ptolemy on appearances, Theodore of Gaza on the months, and the Computuses of Maximus, Isaac of Argyros and St. Andrew of Crete. Also included is an elaborate examination of classical conceptions and calculations of time. The work is considered to have surpassed Scaliger's earlier landmark on the subject, De Emendatione Temporum, of 1537. The work also contains his Epistolarum, his correspondence with many of the leading thinkers in Europe at the time." Ebert 16328: "The best edition." The third volume contains besides the Uranologion several other pieces of Petavius which were first added to this edition. Brunet IV, 528. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Routes des Postes d'Italie. Dressées suivant les derniers Reglemens Par N. De Fer Geograp. de Mons.gr Le Dauphin.

      - Paris, Avec Privilege du Roy, 1705. Incisione in rame all'acquaforte, confini in colore d'epoca (in giallo sono mostrate le strade postali) cm 46,5 x 51 circa (alla lastra) più margini. In basso al centro una legenda in cui sono riportate le principali strade di percorrenza (le strade da Parigi a Roma, da Roma a Parigi, da Roma a Venezia, Firenze, Napoli ecc.), con le principali città e località di fermo posa. Esemplare interessato da una leggera e uniformemente diffusa patina di sporco, stampato su carta pesante, nell'insieme in buono stato di conservazione (Rif. Borri, 160).

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        Le vieux Mexique ou Nouvelle Espagne avec les costes de la Floride.

      1705. Copper engraving, mm 232x330. Attractive small map covering the Gulf of Mexico through Central America also including parts of Cuba and Jamaica. It extends through Mexico to show the southern tip of Baja California. This is an early map to show the correct location of the Mississippi River delta gleaned from the expeditions of La Salle and Iberville. Almost all prior maps had the mouth further west into present - day Texas. The Rio Grande (Rio Bravo ou del Nord) is also shown flowing correctly into the Gulf of Mexico rather than into the Gulf of California. Two French forts are located: LaSalle's Fort St. Louis in Texas (Fortbati en 1685) and another near present - day New Orleans. One of the prominent features in northern Mexico is Les Fameuses Mines de Ste. Barbe, the legendary Santa Barbara mines of the Chihuahua - Durango region. The cartouche features two native figures. Nicolas de Fer (1646 - 1720) was a leading frech engraver and cartographer, official geographer of the king of France. Good condition.

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        Les Vrays Indes dits Grands Indes ou Indes Orientales

      1705. Raffigurazione dell'India e della Penisola Malese ed i territori della Cambogia e Vietnam. Curiosa la raffigurazione dell'isola di Haynan mm 225x313

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        C. Julius Caesar's Commentaries of His Wars in Gaul, and Civil War with Pompey. To which is added Aulus Hirtius or Oppius's Supplement of the Alexandrian, African and Spanish Wars. With the Author's Life.

      London: Printed for Richard Smith 1705. xxxviii, 363, (9), (4) pp. Bound in a recent tan sprinkled panelled calf. Raised bands to spine with maroon leather title label. New endpapers. Bookplate to first blank. Minor occasional staining to leaves. Frontis portrait engraving. Three folding maps and 10 plates, most double-page, after Andrea Palladio. A VG to Near Fine copy. . Very Good. Full Calf. First Edition. 1705. 8vo..

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        Voyage Des Enfans D'Israel Dans Le Desert Depuis sortie D'Egypte Par la Mer Rouge Insquest au Pays De Canaan

      Amsterdam: Covens & Mortier. unbound. Map. Engraving with beautiful original hand coloring. Image measures 15.5" x 18.75". This exceptional c.1705 map by Covens and Mortier depicts the Holy Land or Israel and the Exodus of the children of Israel from Egypt to the Promised Land. Includes several place names and biblical references throughout. Mount Sinai is features in the center of the map. In the south, the city of Rahmeses is depicted as the starting point of the wanderings of the Israelites in the desert - a forty year episode from Exodus.<br><br> From here we can follow their path through the desert and across the sea, where illustrations depict the Egyptians being swallowed by the Red Sea. In the Sinai, we can follow the route of the where the Hebrews spent the next forty years wandering before migrating to the Promised Land by crossing the Jordan River.<br><br>A beautiful title cartouche in the top right features people gathering Manna. The map is in good condition with minor print crease near the center. Original plate mark is visible. Minor spotting at places.<br><br>The Amsterdam publishing firm of Covens and Mortier (1665-c. 1862) was established by Cornelius Mortier and Jean Covens. Together, the two republished the works of great 17th and early 18th century Dutch and French cartographers such as De L'Isle, Allard, Jansson, De Wit, and Ottens. The firm quickly grew into one of the largest and most prolific Dutch publishing outfits of the 18th century and enjoyed a long and prolific life under a variety of names.

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        Genoa

      1705. Bellissima grande veduta panoramica a volo d'uccello della città incisa da Bastian Stoopendal. Esemplare tratto dal primo volume del "Nouveau Theatre de l'Italie" pubblicato ad Amsterdam nel 1704/5 e nel 1724, quale integrazione al progetto di Johannes Baleu, iniziato nel 1663, del grande "libro delle città", manchevole delle piante di gran parte della parte settentrionale della penisola. Il Blaeu, durante la sua lunga attività editoriale pubblica tre volumi sulle città italiane. Nel 1663 i primi tre, suddivisi in Stato della Chiesa, Roma e Regno di Napoli e Sicilia. Alla sua morte i suoi eredi danno alla luce altri due volumi datati 1682 incentrati sulle città del Piemonte e della Savoia, poi ristampati da altri editori nel 1693 e 1697. Il francese Pierre Mortier pubblica una ristampa nel 1704/5, intitolata "Nouveau Theatre de l'Italie". L'opera è in quattro volumi e comprende le lastre del Blaeu, ritoccate e modificate in piccola parte, integrate dall'aggiunta di numerose nuove mappe di proprio disegno, raffiguranti le città della parte settentrionale della penisola, racchiuse nel primo volume dell'opera. L'atlante del Mortier venne pubblicato con testo latino, francese ed olandese. La particolarità che differenzia le due edizioni di Blaeu e Mortier è rappresentata dal fatto che il testo non è al verso della singola mappa (che quindi è bianca nel retro), ma si trova all'inizio di ogni singolo volume. Il grande successo dell'opera diede origine ad un'ulteriore ristampa, praticamente identica, curata da R. Alberts ed edita nel 1724/5. Incisione in rame, in buono stato di conservazione. La grande veduta è composta da due lastre. Incisione in rame, due fogli uniti verticalmente, dimensioni 1005x445. Marvellous bird - eye - view of the city, engraved by Bastian Stoopendal, from the second edition of Pierre Mortier's Nouveu Theatre de L'Italie, printed in Amsterdam in 1724 by Alberts. The view has been realized on two plates. Copperplate, two sheets joined vertically. Amsterdam Amsterdam Bibliografia: Cremonini pp. 83 - 90. 1005 445

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