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        A General Treatise of Monies and Exchanges; In which those of all Trading Nations are particularly Describ'd and Consider'd. With An Account of all the Foreign Banks . . . With an Introductory Discourse of the Nature and Origin of Exchange [etc.]

      London: Printed for S. and J. Sprint, and J. Nicholson [etc.], 1707. Modern morocco, some foxing and browning, sometimes extensive, the final index leaf repaired (no text affected), without the advertising leaf Only edition of the omnium gatherum compiled by a French Huguenot merchant and refugee in England, seemingly the first in English to examine in great detail the monies, exchanges, and trading practices then existing throughout Europe

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        Histoire de la Virginie

      Amsterdam Chez Thomas Lombrail 1707 12mo; [4], 432, [16]pp, plus 14 finely executed plates (based on the engravings from the first part of Theodor De Bry's Grand Voyages) and a folding table. Engraved title page, with the coat of arms of Virginia, precedes the printed title page. Translated from the English ("The history and present state of Virginia, in four parts," first published in 1705). Contemporary full calf, the spine, in six compartments, very richly gilt with a red morocco label lettered in gilt. A very handsome, well-preserved copy Sabin 5116. Howe B-410. Church 821. JCB I 93. Near Fine

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        The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England, Begun in the Year 1641. With the Precedent Passages, and Actions, that Contributed There Unto, and the Happy End and Conclusion Thereof by the King's Blessed Restoration, and Return Upon the 29th of May, in the Year 1660. Together with : The Life of Edward Earl of Clarendon, ., containing: I. An Account of the Chancellor's Life from his Birth to the Restoration in 1660. II. A Continuation of the same, and of his History of the Grand Rebellion, from the Restoration to his Banishment in 1667. Written by himself. Printed from his Original Manuscripts, .

      Oxford: Printed at the Theater, 1707, 1759. - 4 volumes; Folio. A superb presentation of 3 volumes of the Rebellion, 1707, Large Paper, one of only 6 copies said to have been printed according to Lowndes, together with a volume of Clarendon's Life, 1759, First Edition, in large paper also. All with engraved portrait frontispieces, fine head- and tail-pieces as well as fine letterheads. In c.19th century half vellum binding with red title labels and gilt bands to spines, marbled boards and end papers. Labels a little rubbed with slight age toning to vellum; edges dusty. Very minimal and occasional worming to a few margins. Browning to verso of f.f.e.p.'s and light foxing to first and last blanks. Text clean and extremely bright with fine impression of engraved portraits and engraved pieces. 'Newton' ownership inscription. Slightly shaken in their case, more so volume III. An impressive, very elegant set. 'Clarendon's History of the Rebellion is one of the noblest historical works of the English nation.' Edinburgh Review. '.Printed under the supervision of Clarendon's son. it remains a classic work. It is also an important contribution to the art of biography and autobiography, and memorable for its portraits of figures as varied as Falkland, Godolphin, Laud, and Strafford.' The Oxford Companion to English Literature, p.202. Lowndes p. 467 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Nebst darzu gehörigen Placaten und Stadgen.

      Riga, Nöller, 1707. - Kl.-4to. 778 S., 24 Bll. Lederband der Zeit mit 2 farbigen Rückenschildern und -vergoldung. Neudruck der Landesordnung von 1705 mit neuem Titelblatt. – Winkelmann 3785. – Seltene Ausgabe von Gesetzen und Dekreten, von den jeweiligen General-Gouverneuren von Livland und Riga im Namen der schwedischen Krone erlassen. – Behandelt Kirche, Wasserrechte, Schifffahrt, Jagd, Zigeunerwesen, Betteln, Jahrmärkte, Dienstboten usw. – Exlibris auf Innendeckel. - Gering gebräunt, Einband gering berieben. - Gutes Exemplar. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Ordinum Religiosorum In Ecclesia Militanti Catalogus, Eorumque indumenta in Iconibus expressa, & oblata Clementi XI. Pont. Max. Pars secunda Continens Virgines Deo dicatas. = Catalogo degli ordini religiosi della chiesa militante espressi con immagini, e spiegati con una breve narrazione, offerto .parte seconda : Delle Vergini à Dio dedicate

      typis Georgii Plachi, Roma 1707 - Roma, typis Georgii Plachi 1707. 25 x 18 cm. [8] Bl., CVIII Doppelseiten, [2] Bl. Mit 108 Kupferstichen. Zeitgenössisches Ganzpergament. Kleinere Einbandschäden. Handschriftlicher Besitzvermerk datiert Rom 1860. 4 Tafeln in sich verbunden. Umfangreiches Bildwerk des Habits weiblicher Orden. Jede Tafel mit gegenständiger Beschreibung in lateinischer und italienischer Sprache. Kleinere Einbandschäden. Handschriftlicher Besitzvermerk datiert Rom 1860. 4 Tafeln in sich verbunden. Zeitgenössisches Ganzpergament.

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        PIANTE DELLE CITTA', PIAZZE, E CASTELLI FORTIFICATI IN QUESTO STATO DI MILANO. Colle loro dichiarazioni. Date alle stampe dal Tenente Generale & Ingegnere Militare Don Giovanni Battista Sesti.

      per gl?Agnelli Scultore, e Stampatore 1707 In - 8 gr. (mm. 271x203), cartoncino rustico antico (dorso e risg. rifatti), cc.nn. 48, vignetta allegorica con lo stemma del Principe Eugenio di Savoia e Piemonte al frontespizio e il motto ?Umbra et Lumine?. Il vol. è molto ben illustrato (come da Indice) da 24 tavv. inc. in rame con parziale coloritura: sono piante di città o castelli (Milano, Pavia, Tortona, Seravalle, Alessandria, Valenza, Mortara, Novara, Arona, Domodossola, Como, Lecco, Trezzo, Fontes, Vigevano, Bobio, Lodi, Pizzighittone e Gera, Cremona, Sabioneda, Marina del Finale, Govone/San Giovanni e Borgo del Finale), ciascuna con descrizione a fronte racchiusa in pregevole cornice figurata (inc. in rame). Vi sono pure Incluse una carta geografica dello ?Stato di Milano e suoi confini? e la ?pianta del Castello di Milano, con suoi Attachi Anno 1707?, entrambe a doppia pag. e f.t.?. Le varie città fortificate sono precedute da una dichiarazione storica. Cfr. Predari, p. 19 e Argelati,II,p.I, p. 1352, che citano l'ediz. del 1706 - Graesse,VI,374 per un'ediz. del 1718 - Cat. Hoepli,913 per una del 1711 - Cat. Piantanida,I,1360 un'ediz. del 1733, tutte stampate da Agnelli. Esempl. su carta forte, ben conservato.

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        A Voyage to the Islands Madera, Barbados, Nieves, S. Christophers and Jamaica, with the Natural History of the Herbs and Trees, Four-footed Beasts, Fishes, Birds, Insects, Reptiles, &c. of the last of those Islands. To which is prefix'd An Introduction, wherein is an account of the Inhabitants, Air, Waters, Diseases, Trade, &c of that place, with some relations concerning the neighbouring continent, and islands of America. Illustrated with the figures of the things describ'd, which have not been heretofore engraved; in large copper-plates as big as the life.

      London, Printed by B.M. for the Author, 1707-1725. 2 volumes. Folio (345 x 255mm). pp. (16), cliv, 264, (2); (4), xviii, 499, (1), with 1 large folding map and 284 engraved double-page plates. Contemporary calf, gilt decorated spines with red and green gilt lettered labels, sides with large gilt coat of arms with coronet at the top of Henry Fiennes Clinton, 2nd Duke of Newcastle (minor repair to spines). A very attractively bound copy of the first and only edition. Sir Hans Sloane's most important work, containing the earliest representations of the flora and fauna of Jamaica and neighbouring islands. The plates are most probably all engraved by Michael vander Gucht and John Savage, a well-known London printseller and engraver after Everhard Kincius. "In 1687-88 Hans Sloane spent fifteen months in Jamaica as a physician to the Duke of Albemarle, governor of the island. In that time he gathered about 800 new species of plants ... in 1707 and 1725 brought out his full account. It was his most important work" (Hunt p. 32). "Christopher Monck, second duke of Albemarle, was at that time appointed governor of Jamaica; and Sloane accompanied him as physician, sailing on 12 September 1687. The expedition was of great value to Sloane, not only giving him first-hand experience of the flora and fauna of a relatively little-known island but also enabling him to search for new drugs… The description of the voyage and the observations on the inhabitants, diseases, plants, animals (some of which he brought back alive), and meteorology of the West Indies make Sloane's book on the natural history of Jamaica indispensable even today"(DSB). A fine and clean copy.//Provenance: Coat of arms of Henry Fiennes Clinton, 2nd Duke of Newcastle (1720-1794). The Duke is mainly known today as the creator of Clumber Park, his country seat in Nottinghamshire, and the dog breed the Clumber Spaniel, named after the estate. //Nissen BBI, 1854; Sabin 82169; Hunt 417.

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        Traité des Eunuques, dans lequel on explique toutes les différentes sortes d'Eunuques, quel rang il ont tenu, & dans quel cas on en a fait, &c. On éxamine principalement s'ils sont propres au Mariage, & s'il leur doit être permis de se marier. Et l'on fait plusieurs Remarques curieuses & divertissantes à l'occasion des Eunuques, &c. Par M***. D***.

      first edition. Title page to the sphere. Dedicatory epistle to Mr. Bayle.Bound in full brown sheepskin textured vintage. Spine tooled nerve. as Exhibit in Havana morocco. Shrouds partially torn. 2 corners bumped. Rubbed together. Traces of brown wetness on the first 2 layers. S.l. S.n. [Berlin] 1707 (20) 187pp. relié

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        Holmia literata auctior & emendatior cum appendice de variis rerum suecicarum scriptoribus.

      1707 - (Stockholm), 1707. 4:o. 126,(24) pp. Early 19th-century sprinkled half calf with raised bands, sparingly gilt spine and red label. Sprinkled edges. Old ink numbering in upper margin and a few minor chips in lower margin on title. Occasional spotting and partial browning.Almquist Sveriges bibliografiska litteratur 227. Ågren Svensk biografisk uppslagslitteratur 251. Warmholtz Bibliotheca historica Sueo-Gothica 9030. First published in 1701. This second edition is enlarged and improved. A biobibliographical handbook on literary active Stockholmers. The author managed the book auctions in Stockholm and Uppsala. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Poesie Toscane, di Vincenzo da Filicaia Senatore fiorentino e Accademico della Crusca. All'altezza reale del serenissimo Cosimo III.

      In Firenze, Piero Matini stampatore, 1707, - in-4, pp.IX, (3), 690, (2, bianche), emblema ''il più bel fior ne coglie'' inc. in rame sul titolo, ritratto in ovale inciso a piena pagina del Filicaia, testate e finalini in silografia. Legatura coeva (o di poco posteriore) d'amatore in pieno marocchino granata, doppia bordura a filetti e fregi floreali sui piatti, dorso a nervi con titolo e ricchi fregi oro, tagli dor. Rara edizione originale delle poesie del poeta fiorentino V. Filicaia (1642-1707), impressa con grande cura ed eleganza tipografica, su carta forte. Esemplare assai bello. Gamba, Testi di Lingua, n.443 ''raro''. Manca a Moreni, Bibliogr. Toscana. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        1760 Bible, KJV - 2 Volume - First Edition of Parris's Final Revision

      Hardcover. Good. First Edition of Parris's Final Revision. 2 Vols. One of the most important Bible printings of the 18th Century. Francis Sawyer Parris, 1707-60, was a biblical scholar, whose textual corrections, italicization's, marginal notes, column headings and cross-references, played a major part in updating and standardizing the 1611 King James Version. From 1740 until his death in May 1760, Parris worked on the KJV, focusing on textual correction, italicization, and marginal notes, column headings and cross-references. His work culminated in this 1760 version, printed by Joseph Bentham at Cambridge; reprinted without textual change. both copies are in good condition. tight binding.

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        David Nerreters Schau-Platz Der Streitenden doch unüberwindlichen Christlichen Kyrchen, Auf welchem, Nach Anleitung der VII. Abtheilung des unterschiedlichen Gottes-Diensts, Alexander Rossens, Der christlichen Kyrchen Anfang, Fortgang, Ausbreitung, Verhinderung, Verfolgung, Verwirrung, Kätzereyen, Spaltungen, deren Ursachen, und wie solche durch Gottes Gnade zu heben, und die zertrennten Kyrchen ohne Syncretisterey waarhafftig zu vereinigen, vorgestellet wird.

      Endter ; Nürnberg Adelbulner, 1707., Nürnberg - 23 Blatt, 1192 Seiten, 32 Blatt Register, Normalformat 17 x 10,5 cm, Ledereinband der Zeit, goldgeprägter Buchrücken (Titel und Verzierung), marmorierter Schnitt, 1 Frontispiz. Dazu Erklärung des Titel-Kupfers über den Spruch Matth., XVI v. 18. (Christliche Kirche auf einem starken Felsen, von Teufelsheeren, Flut und Glut bedroht: Schau-Platz der Streitenden Christlichen Kyrchen), 12 Illustrationen auf Tafeln (Kupferstich), Motive u.a.: Jesus, die Apostel, Paulus, mehrere Bilder zum Thema Inquisition, Ketzererei, Clemens XI, Der römische Pabst, usw. Ledereinband etwas berieben, am Buchrücken und den vorderen Buchecken leicht rissig, Rückentitel nicht mehr ganz lesbar. Eine Bildtafel "Verlesung der Augspurgischen Confesion" lose innenliegend. Seiten und Biidtafeln vollzählig enthalten. Reste eines Exlibris und handschriftliche Eintragungen auf dem vorderen Vorsatz. Seiten sonst größtenteils sehr sauber. Insgesamt gutes Exemplar. David Nerreter (1649 - 1726) war ein lutherischer Theologe und Generalsuperintendent in Pommern und Mitglied des Pegnesischen Blumenordens.

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        Nouvelle méthode pour apprendre à jouer de la harpe. Avec des leçons faciles pour les commençans, des menuets allemands et italiens et autres jolis airs ; et la partition pour l'accorder avec les pédales et sans les pédales

      single copy at present known of this extremely rare first edition, illustrated frontispiece of a beautiful engraving of a young harpist above a charming quatrain: "The Harp your hands Silvie / Let nothing to be desired / From your beautiful eyes: the soul is thrilled / Can we see you without loving you! ". Title etched in a round cartridge surrounded by musical instruments, ex-dono in pen down.The work, including text, is entirely engraved on copper.Contemporary binding blond half vellum paper flat cream.Some soiling on the boards, work toward inner margin of six volume beginning in sheets.The book is introduced with a brief history of the harp. Then come fourteen chapters, dealing with the tuning, handling the harp arpeggios, pedals and use. There are numerous transcriptions of popular tunes and songs, such as fond of Corrette, including The Furstemberg, What shall I tell you mom ...Michel Corrette (1707-1795), well known musicologists, is an important figure of the French music of the eighteenth century. If he has not left large imperishable works, only the comic concerto based Air wild Rameau regularly continuing to be played for the public, his many musical activities, his works make us better understand the taste and French music in Paris throughout the eighteenth century. At only 21, freshly arrived in Paris, he published one of the first collections of French concertos in 1728; the French contribution to this major and decisive kind of musical history in Europe comes from Italy is extremely thin, and Corrette will be one of the only to introduce in France, Blavet and Leclair. It was both conductor (at the fair Saint Laurent, who gave birth to the famous comic Concertos), organist at St. Mary of the temple, virtuoso violinist, harpsichordist, composer, naturally, and also a great teacher. Early on, Corrette has worked to fix the musical forms of his time to transmit, and his early books like The harpsichord master (1753) have been quite successful. If it ranks it to some pedagogical tradition (Couperin, Rameau, Bach) one feels at home encyclopedic will teach all instrumental forms. Corrette and leave manuals for cello, harpsichord, organ, flute, mandolin, guitar, etc., not only for musicians, but great revolution effected in the music world, to beginners; all of these methods and in recounting this method for the harp, the Italian practices as well as French, but just as good German, the three major music schools in Europe in the eighteenth, the Italian is no doubt that that has most upset the writing of music.At the forefront of innovations and practices of his time, Corrette published his harp method while practicing the instrument emerged from some spent decades. The harp had once been abandoned for its lack of chromaticism and it was not until the invention of the harp double row cord by Italian, then that of the pedal, which will see its introduction in France in 1749 for that the instrument knows a renewed interest. The instrument will be adopted quickly in aristocratic salons but without dedicated directory, and will face a growing vogue; major works for the instrument will be launched in the latter part of the eighteenth (Mozart, CPE Bach). We know all the attention will focus on the nineteenth of this instrument, due to technical changes were made to it since 1800. This method therefore confirms the revival of the harp in France, and is an important testimony of his practice and technique in the late eighteenth.Can be single copy of this method of harp that seems to have disappeared today, no copy appears in major European libraries, or public sale. S.n. à Paris, à Lyon, à Dunkerque et aux adresses ordinaires 1774 in-4 (22x29cm) (2) 46pp. relié

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        Histoire de l'Académie royale des sciences. Année 1707

      Edition illustrated with 13 boards, most extendible.Binders full mottled calf brown vintage. Back with nerves decorated. parts of title in red morocco, and volume number in black wax. Chez Pierre Mortier A Amsterdam 1747 In-12 (10x17cm) (12) 239pp. ; 282pp. et (2) 284-772p. 2 tomes en 2 volumes reliés

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        Curieuse Nachricht / Von Erfindungen und Erfindern / Der Wissenschafften / Künste und Handwercken. Mit Angeführten Autoren in bequemer Kürtze nach Alphabetischer Ordnung eingerichtet.

      Hamburg: Bey Benjamin Schillern, Buchhändler im Thum Anno 1707 - 167 Seiten, Fadenheftung, Format 9 x 15,5 cm, privater hartgebundener Pappband. * Der Einband ist neueren Datums. Es handelt sich um eine professionelle Buchbinderarbeit, der Buchblock wurde dabei nicht beschnitten. Erhaltung: Altersbedingt etwas braunfleckig. Es handelt sich dabei aber auch um den Durchschlag der Druckfarbe, zumal der Druck deutlich und kräftig ist. Die Papierqualität ist unverwüstlich. +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Eine größere Sammlung "Erfinder u. Erfindungen" wird von uns in den Antiquariats-Bestand eingearbeitet. Sie finden diese Titel innerhalb der Kategorien "Technik" und/oder "Maschinenbau & Fertigungstechnik". [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Curieuse Nachricht von Erfindungen und Erfindern der Wissenschaften, Künste und Handwercken, Mit angeführten Autoren in bequemer Kürtze nach Alphabetischer Ordnuung eingerichtet.

       Hamburg, Benjamin Schiller 1707. 12°. 167 (1) S. Brosch. Exlibris. Papierbed. leicht gebräunt. In gutem Zustand.Holzmann- Boh. III, 5949; Humpert 3605; Dunnhaupt 19.1 - Erklärung zahlreicher Berufe und technischer Begriffe, \"mit über 500 kurzen Artikeln zu den verschiedensten Berufszweigen, darunter Ärzte, Barbiere, Drucker, Buchbinder, Stecher, Weber, Fassbinder, Uhrmacher, Lehrer, Rosenkreuzer, Farber, Brauer ... über Mikroskope, Schusswaffen, Musikinstrumente, Tabak, Fernrohre. Das Werk erwies sich als so populär, dass es durch Ergänzungen von fremder Hand schließlich den Grundstock zu Johann Hubner, Curioses und Reales Natur und Bergwerks-Lexikon, Leipzig 1727, bilden sollte\" (Dunnhaupt). Versand D: 4,00 EUR Wirtschafts- u. Sozialwissenschaft, Technik, Kulturgeschichte

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        Traité analytique des sections coniques et de leur usage pour la résolution des équations dans les problèmes tant déterminés qu'indéterminés

      1707 - (4), 459, (4)pp., 33pl. (n°1 Paris, Ve Jean Boudot, Jean Boudot fils, 1707, in-4, (4), 459, (4)pp, 33pl. (n°1 à 32 + une non numérotée p.412). La pl.16 est en double, veau fauve, dos à nerfs orné, tranches rouges (reliure de l'époque), 33 planches de figures géométriques. PREMIERE EDITION de ce traité, où les propriétés des sections coniques sont déduites de leur description sur un plan. Cet ouvrage sera pendant un siècle un classique du genre. Le Marquis de l'Hôpital (1661-1704) était un élève de Jean Bernoulli, qui lui apprit le calcul différentiel. Il mourut d'une attaque d'apoplexie, avant d'avoir publié ce traité. C'est le libraire de l'Académie des sciences, Jean Boudot fils, qui décida d'imprimer le manuscrit, sollicités notamment par de jeunes mathématiciens. Ils souhaitaient que ce livre leur permette d'accéder plus facilement au calcul infinitésimal différentiel, développé par le Marquis de L'Hospital dans "L'Analyse des infiniment petits pour l'intelligence des lignes courbes", publié en 1696. La pièce de titre, sur le dos de la reliure, présente une coquille emprunte d'ironie involontaire : le titre "Sections coniques" a été transformé en "Sections Comique[s]" Exemplaire restauré [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Commentarius ad Pandectas. In quo praeter Romani Juris principia ac controversias illustriores jus etiam hodiernum & praecipuae fori quaestiones excutiuntur. Per Autorem hac editione secunda recognitos

      Apud Abrahamum de Hondt, Hagae-Comitum 1707 - Cuffie sciupate abrasioni sparse difetti a canaletti e cerniere una sguardia strappata piccole mancanze ad alcune carte e frontespizio di un volume Frontespizi rossi e neri frontalini e capilettera ornati testo su due colonne (149) + 2154 complessive p. 2 voll in 3 tomi in-folio p.pelle con tass cordonature titoli e fregi oro ai dorsi

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        Piante delle città, piazze, e castelli fortificati in questo stato di Milano Con le loro Dichiarazioni.

      per gl'Agnelli,, In Milano, 1707 - Cm. 27,5. Frontespizio con grande vignetta, 3 cc. (dedica, presentazione ed indice) + 24 tavole incise in rame, ciascuna accompagnata da una carta di presentazione elegantemente incorniciata e con il testo al verso. Legatura coeva in mezza pelle con punte, dorso a piccoli nervi con titoli e fregi in oro. Esemplare genuino e ben conservato, stampato su carta forte con coloritura coeva in tonalità di verde delle zone d'acqua. Si tratta della non comune edizione originale di quest'opera che illustra lo stato della Milano spagnola. Le tavole raffigurano: Carta dello Stato di Milano, pianta di Milano, del suo Castello, di Pavia, Tortona, Serravalle, Alessandria, Valenza, Mortara, Novara, Arona, Domodossola, Como, Lecco, Trezzo, Forte di Fontes, Vigevano, Bobbio, Lodi, Pizzichettone, Cremona, Sabbioneta, Marina di Finale e Govone. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        THE WHOLE ART OF HUSBANDRY, Or, The Way of Managing and Improving of Land. Being A full Collection of what hath been Writ, either by ancient or modern Authors: With many Additions of new Experiments amd Improvements, not treated of by any others. As also, An Account of the particular Sorts of Husbandry used in several Counties; with Proposals for its farther Improvement. To which is added, the Country-manÂ’s Kallendar, what he is to do every Month in the Year. [With] Containing such Additions As are proper for the Husbandman and Gardiner: Placed Under their common heads; according to the Method of the First Part. To which is added A Kalendar, shewing what is to be done every Month in the Year in the Flower Garden, with an Index to the Whole.

      

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        Q. Ennii poetae vetustissimi fragmenta quae supersunt ab Hieron. Columna conquisita disposita et explicata ad Joannem Filium. Nunc ad editionem Neapolitanam 1590 recusa accurante Francisco Hesselio, I. C. & in Ill. Roterod. Atheneo Hist. & Eloq.Prof. accedunt Praeter Eruditorum Virorum emendationes undique conquisitas; M. A. Delrii opinationes, nec non G.J. Vossii castigationes & notae in Fragmenta Tragoediarum Ennii; Ut & Index omnium verborum Ennianorum.

      Amsterdam, Officina Wetsteniana, 1707. 1.Ausgabe. 13 n.n.Bl., 32 S., 454 S., 1 Bl. Mit 1 Kupferstich-Frontispiz, Titelblatt in Rot- und Schwarzdruck. 24 cm. x 18 cm. Original-Lederband mit reicher ornamentaler Goldprägung auf Rücken, Deckeln und Innenkanten; Buntpapierbezug auf den Deckel-Innenseiten; Ganzgoldschnitt. Quintus Ennius (239 v.Chr.-169 v.Chr.) war einer der Begründer der lateinischen Literatur. Er übersetzte einige Werke aus dem Griechischen und schrieb ein Vers-Epos über die Geschichte von Rom vom Anfang bis zu seinen Tagen - \"Annales\" - , das Vergil als Inspiration und Quelle diente. \"Die erste allgemeine Sammlung der Fragmente des Ennius erschien in: \"Fragmenta veterum Poetarum Latinorum\" von Robert und Henry Stephens, Paris, 1564. Diese ist sehr unvollständig und sie enthält keinen Teil des \"Evemero\", der aus der Sammlung weggelassen wurde weil in dieser keine Prosa aufgenommen wurde. Vollständiger und akkurater sind \"Q.Ennii poetae vetustissimi, quae supersunt, fragmenta\", herausgegeben von Hieronymus Columna, Neapel, 1590. Aufgrund dieser wurde die vorliegende Ausgabe (Amsterdam, 1707) von Franciscus Hesselius (1680-1746), Professor für Geschichte und Rethorik in Rotterdam, mit vielen Ergänzungen, darunter den Kommentaren von Martin Antonio Delrio (1551-1608) und Gerardus Joannes Voss (1577-1649), neu herausgegeben; die beste Ausgabe der gesammelten Fragmente, die bis heute erschienen sind.\" (William Smith, Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology, Vol.2, S.19). Einband an den Rändern stellenweise berieben, obere Rückenkante ca.0,5 cm.eingerissen, Ecken bestossen; Deckblätter fehlen, Papier leicht gebräunt und stellenweise leicht fleckig. Antike, Literatur vor 1400, Lyrik, Rom, Altphilologie, Latein, Lateinische Bücher, L.v.1900

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        A Genealogical History of the Kings and Queens of England and Monarchs of Great Britain etc. from The Conquest, Anno 1066 to the Year 1707. In Seven Parts or Books

      M. Fenour for John Nicholson and Robert Knaplock, London 1707 - Rebound folio of the second edition, half bugundy figured calf with burgundy cloth boards decorated on spine six raised bands with gilt rules and gilt Tudor roses, Burgundy cloth backed free end papers, and two new blanks at front and rear, some slight browning to edges and tanning to outer leaves otherwise clean and bright with some neat marginalia (late 18th early 19th c.?) repair to fore edge of frontis piece, title page in black and red, illustrated with 50 full page, 4 fold out and 30 copper plates in text, 10 genealogies including one over three pages and one over two, through pagination 10 pages then through pagination to 878 plus unpaginated 26 pages of index and 1 page of errata [Note: paginates 1 to 83 then 84 recto then 85, 86, 87 each of three pages, 88,89,90,91 two pages each and then consecutively to 372 of three pages marked a, b, and c then to 498 then mispagination 495, 496, 497,498,499 then consecutively to end. Text follows correctly throughout]. Book 1: William I to Henry II 1066 to 1154; Book II: Henry II to Edward I 1154 to 1272; Book III: Edward I to Henry IV 1272 to 1400; Book IV: Henry IV to Edward IV 1399 to 1461; Book V: Edward IV to Henry VII 1460 - 1486; Book VI: Henry VII to James I 1486 to 1603; Book VII James I to Anne 1603 to 1706. This is a heavy item (4.5kg net weight) and will require additional shipping fees, please contact us. [****HEAVY ITEM - MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL POSTAGE****] [QP] [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Holsatiae Tabula Generalis in qua sunt Ducatus Holsatiae, Ditmarsiae Stormariae Et Wagriae. A(ut)ore P. Schenk. Amstelodam C. Privil. 1707':.

      - Altkolorierter Kupferstich b. Petrus Schenk in Amsterdam, dat. 1707, 48 x 57,5 Tooley's Dic. of Mapmakers S. 563. - Zeigt das Herzogtum Holstein. - Unten rechts Titelkartusche mit Wappen der 4 Herzogtümer Holstein, Dithmarschen, Stormarn und Wagrien. - Unten links Meilenzeiger. (hochauflösende Bilder auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - high resolution pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        Poems on Affairs of State [… vol II; III; IV] [vol I bound with:] State-poems; continued from the time of O Cromwell, to the year 1697

      [London], 1707. Third edition of first volume, first editions of vols. II-IV. Seven engraved illustrations in vol. IV, folded at margin. [viii], 267, [1] (State Poems: [viii], 264); xii, 471, [1] (final 2 leaves bound at front following the Table); xi, [i], 468; xii, 468 pp. 4 vols. 8vo. Period half calf and marbled boards, red morocco spine labels. Some browning and light staining, generally in very good condition. Third edition of first volume, first editions of vols. II-IV. Seven engraved illustrations in vol. IV, folded at margin. [viii], 267, [1] (State Poems: [viii], 264); xii, 471, [1] (final 2 leaves bound at front following the Table); xi, [i], 468; xii, 468 pp. 4 vols. 8vo. The complete four-volume collection of this important anthology of satricial Restoration verse, with works by Marvell, Milton, Dryden, and Shakespeare (his Venus and Adonis and The Rape of Lucrece appear in vol. IV). "Poems on Affairs of State provides detailed inside information on matters of church, government, and court in their day had a vast readership, even when circulation was clandestine. With the possible exception of the Russian Revolution, there is no other instance in modern European or American history in which an underground press has been so effective in determining the outcome of a national crisis" (Anthology of Poems on Affairs of State, Yale University Press, 1975). Case 211 (I)(c), 211 (2)(a), 211 (3)(a), 211 (4)(a)

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        Collection of English poets published by the Foulis Press.

      In Western culture, the production of small, easily portable printed books of important or popular texts dates from the late 15th century and saw its first important and influential printer willing to dedicate his press to such productions with Aldus Manutius' issuing his series of standard texts in the early 16th century. In the 17th century the Elzevir family came to dominate that market. While the Foulis brothers and their press did not dominate the same way, in the 18th century, they did devote a goodly portion of their time to producing small, scholarly, handsome pocket editions of mostly British poets and essayists. As a center of 18th-century learning, Glasgow was a happy fit for a printing house dedicated to quality productions made with exceptional type. Robert (1707-76) and Andrew (1712-75) Foulis, two leaders in the renaissance of British printing, are often referred to as the "Elzevirs of Britain." They created hundreds of texts on a variety of topics and in several languages. Among their notable "firsts" were the first Greek text published in Glasgow and the first work of the English Divines published in Gaelic.These uniformly bound poetry imprints date from the later years of the brothers' press before Robert's son took over the family business, which lasted until 1800. Their small format meant they could travel easily in the owner's pocket for enjoyment away from his library: while in a coffee house, tavern, or travelling. The collection in hand offers 14 authors represented in 21 different texts, 6 of which are the first or only appearance of the work from the Foulis Press, and includes the following:*Dryden, John, translator. The works of Virgil. 1769. 3 vols. Variant according to Gaskell. *Thomson, James. The seasons. 1769. Variant according to Gaskell. *Addison, Joseph. Poems on several occasions. 1770.*Shenstone, William. The select works in verse and prose. 1770.*Gay, John. Poems on several occasions. 1770. 2 vols. Variant according to Gaskell. *Pope, Alexander, translator. The Iliad of Homer. 1771. 4 vols. *Prior, Matthew. Poems on several occasions. 1771. 2 vols. *Young, Edward. The complaint: or, night-thoughts on life, death, and immortality. 1771. 2 vols. *Young, Edward. Poems on several occasions. 1771. *Dryden, John, translator. Fables antient and modern. 1771. 2 vols. *Denham, John. Poems and translations. 1771. *Collins, William. The poetical works of Mr. William Collins. To which are added Mr. Hammond's Elegies. 1771. *Garth, Samuel. The poetical works of Sir Samuel Garth, M. D. 1771. *Akenside, Mark. The pleasures of imagination. 1771. *Gay, John. The beggar's opera. 1772. *Milton, John. Paradise lost, a poem in twelve books. 1771. 2 vols. *Milton, John. Paradise regain'd. 1772. 2 vols. *Pope, Alexander, translator. The odyssey of Homer. 1772. 3 vols. Variant according to Gaskell. *Parnell, Thomas. Poems on several occasions. 1773. *Thomson, James. Poems. 1774. *Thomson, James. Liberty, a poem. 1774. => A full list with pagination and illustration information as well as ESTC and Gaskell numbers is available on request.

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        Histoire de l`Academie royale des sciences. Annee 1701-1710. Avec les memoires de mathematique & de physique, pour la meme annee. Tires des registres de cette Academie.

       Amsterdam, Gerard Kuyper/Pierre de Coup 1707-1713. 10 vols. 8°. insg. ca. 5800 S. Alle Bde. m. wdh. gest. Frontisp. u. wdh. Titelvign., 93 Taf. (dav. 57 gefalt.) [kompl.] u. 130 Textfig. Pgmt.-Bde. d. Zt. Rückenschildchen aller Bände 180° verkehrt moniert. In Bd. 1706 eine Lage gelockert.Brunet, I, 27; Graesse I, 10; Poggendorff I, 1415 - A landmark scientific journal which contains Leibniz` famous \"Explanation of Binary Arithmetic\". The binary system which he invented is the foundation of virtually all modern computer architectures. - DerJahrgangsband 1703 (erschienen1707) enthält die ersten Veröffentlichungen der berühmtenen Abhandlungen Leibniz` [hier: Leibnitz]: ` - Und: `Explication de l`Arithmétique Binaire`. (auf S. 105-111). Hieraus entstand das Dual- oder Binärsystem, welches in der Natur und Philosophie kein Vorbild hatte. Es bildet die operationale Grundlage der modernen Computertechnik. Außerdem erkannte Leibniz, daß man jedem Gegenstand eine charakteristische Zahl beilegen kann, ähnlich den arithmetischen Zeichen für die natürlichen Zahlen. Mit vielen weiteren Aufsätzen von Berühmtheiten der Wissenschaftsgeschichte wie Cassini, de la Hire, Bernoulli, Tschirnhaus etc. etc. Versand D: 4,00 EUR Naturwissenschaften, Zeitschrift

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        Helvetische Kirchen - Geschichten: Anweisende Den Zustand der helvetischen Kirch von den Zeiten Kaiser Friderichs II. bis auf dero unter Kaiser Maximiliano I. angehebte Verbessung: Samt Nothwendigen Anmerkungen von denen bey selbigen Zeiten in der Lehre, Gebräuchen und Regierung der helvetischen Kirch vorgefallenen Veränderungen. Aus bewährten Getruckten und Geschriebenen Documentis, unparthenisch zusammen getragen und in richtiger Jahrordnung dargestellt durch. ( Zweyter Theil) & Helvetische Kirchen - Geschichten: Vorstellende Wie das hochlobl. Reformations - Werk in der Evangelischen Eidgenossschaft und verschiedenen Mitverbündeten Ländern und Stätten; Gottselig unterfangen und tapfer fortgesetzt glücklich zu End gebracht und unter Göttli

      Zürich, Bodmer 1707 - 21,5 x 16,5 cm, II. Teil: 6, 1021, 11 S., III. Teil: 14, 1112, 12 S., zeitgen. Ledereinband auf 4 Bünden, berieben, gering stockfleckig

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        Den Danske Pillegrim/ Eller en Almindeling Geographisk Og der hos kort Historisk Beskrivelse Over den heele Bekiendte Werden.

      1707 - Kopenhagen, 1707. 7 nn. Bll. (Titel, Zueignung, Privileg, Vorwort), 1201 S., 46 nn. Bll. (Register). Mit 1 Kupfertitel. Späterer HPgt.-Bd. mit goldgepr., roten Ldr.-RSch. Die erste Weltbeschreibung in dänischer Sprache, von Henrich Ovesen Pflug (1633-1709), mit welcher er Ludvig Holbergs Veröffentlichung "Introduction til de fornemste europæiske Rigers Historie" (Einführung in die Geschichte der wichtigsten europäischen Reiche) von 1711 zuvor kam. Da Pflug sich an den allerneuesten Reisebeschreibungen der Zeit orientierte, enthält die Schrift frühe Beschreibungen damals entlegenster Gebiete (z.B. in Asien, wie Sibirien, Kirkisien, Mongolei u.a.). August Schmidt schrieb bereits 1936 über den "Danske Pillegrim", dass es wahrscheinlich nur noch sehr wenige erhaltene Exemplare gäbe (siehe "Danske Studier 1936", S. 71 ff.).- Beschreibung von Dänemark, Deutschland, England, Spanien, Italien, Ungarn, Russland, China, Japan, Indien, Persien, Türkei, Ägypten, Afrika, Amerika, Australien, Ozeanien u.v.m.- Das Kupferstichportrait des Autors, sowie die Seiten 3-10, 23-32 und 75-90 fehlen. S. 621 am Innensteg verstärkt, S. 775 mit Abriss im Fußsteg (Wortverlust), Paginierung springt von 51 zu 54.- Zu Beginn und Schluss (teils stärker) feuchtrandig und gebräunt, Kupfertitel, Titel und erste Seiten (finger-)fleckig (v.a. in unterer Außenecke), Vorsätze fehlen, vorderes Innengelenk angeplatzt, erste Lage im Fußsteg gelockert. Im Kopfsteg etwas knapp beschnitten.- Schnitt unregelmäßig, Einband etwas berieben.

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        A General Treatise of Monies and Exchanges; In which those of all Trading Nations are particularly Describ'd and Consider'd. With An Account of all the Foreign Banks . . . With an Introductory Discourse of the Nature and Origin of Exchange [etc.]

      Only edition of the omnium gatherum compiled by a French Huguenot merchant and refugee in England, seemingly the first in English to examine in great detail the monies, exchanges, and trading practices then existing throughout Europe. Modern morocco, some foxing and browning, sometimes extensive, the final index leaf repaired (no text affected), without the advertising leaf. Printed for S. and J. Sprint, and J. Nicholson [etc.], London, 1707.

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        Biblia Das ist: Die gantze Heilige Schrifft Altes und Neues Testaments : verteutscht durch D. Martin Luthern ; Dabey nicht allein desselben Vorreden und Randglossen, sondern auch neue, accurate und ausführliche Summarien viele Loca Parallela, und ein neuer biblischer Kalender ... ; Hierzu kommt Eine nach der Zeit-Rechnung kurtz-abgefaßte Bibel-, Kirchen-, und Religions-Historia ... ; Vornehmlich aber sind zum Dienste derer, die grosse Commentarios und weitläufftige Auslegungen nicht haben oder lesen können kurtze zum Verstand des Texts dienende Anmerckungen und Erläuterungen ... hinzu gethan worden von M. Nicola Haas, der Evangel. Kirchen und Schulen in ... Budißin Past. Prim. und Insp. ; Am Ende sind noch beygedruckt Die vier Christlichen Haupt-Symbola und die unveränderte Augspurgische Confession ...

      Leipzig, Gleditsch 1707. 26 unpag. Bl., 328 Bl., 134 Bl., 94 Bl., 179 Bl., mit insgesamt 25 ganzseitigen Kupferstichen. Ledereinband über Holzdeckel mit zwei Rückentitelschildchen, ca. 33,5 x 23,5 cm mit Metallschließbändern. Winzige Fehlstelle am Vordergelenk, ein Schließband fehlt, Block leicht gelockert. Heilige Schrift - Erste Ausgabe dieser großformatigen und illustrierten Bibel, die zuvor in kleinerem Format bereits 1704 herausgegeben wurde. - Besitzeintrag von 1710 von alter Hand a. Vorsatz. Versand D: 5,00 EUR Theologie, religious studies, Gebetbücher, Gesangbücher, Homiletik & Predigten, Bibelillustration, Bibelkunde, Bibeln, Bible, Bibelausgaben, Heiligenverehrung, Luther, Martin

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        Commentarius ad Pandectas in quo praeter Romani juris principuia ac controversias illustriores, jus etiam hodiernum, & praecipuae fori quaestiones excutiuntur. Tomus primus continet duos & viginti libros priores. Tomus secundus, continet octo & viginti libros posteriores. Per Autorem hac editione secunda recognitos.

      Hagae-Comitum et Coloniae Allobrogum, apud Abrahamum de Hondt, 1707. 2 Bde. Fol. (I) Titelblatt mit Vignette in Rot-Schwarz-Druck, (20), 974, (62) S.; (II) Titelblatt wie zuvor, 1180, (68) S. Schöne zeitgenössische Ganzlederbände auf 6 Bünden geheftet und mit geprägten Lederrückenschildern. Prächtiger Zustand! Ein Klassiker der europäischen Rechtsgeschichte! - Voet (1647-1713), Professor der Rechte in Utrecht seit 1673, ab 1680 in Leiden. Einer der bedeutendsten Juristen der sog. eleganten Jurisprudenz. Sein Digestenkommentar war besonders in Deutschland ein wichtiger Baustein des Usus modernus. Neben Voet hat Holland vor allem Vinnius, Huber und Noodt als bedeutende Juristen vorzuweisen. Der berühmte Kommentar, verlegt bis ins 19. Jahrhundert, ähnelt in Form und Inhalt den deutschen Kommentaren des usus modernus. Insoweit bildet Voet einen Unterschied, weil er in seinem Kommentar scharf trennt zwischen der eigentlichen Kommentierung des Pandektentitels und der Darstellung des Ius hodiernum. - Vgl. Coing, Handbuch II,1/540 mit vielen weiteren Hinweisen. Versand D: 2,00 EUR

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        Königliche Tafel, an welcher Ihro Majestät von Schweden, etc. als Selbige, nebst dem Könige Stanislao I. ... und anderen zu Mittags gespeiset in dem Königl. Schwedischen Haupt-Quartier Alt-Ranstadt den 17. (27. Decembr.) Anno 1706.

      (Leipzig), 1707. Einblattdruck mit großem Kupferstich (18,2 x 27 cm) und zweispaltigem typographischen Text. 38,5 x 31,1 cm. Nicht bei Drugulin und Snoilsky. - Überaus seltenes Blatt, das eine Zusammenkunft des schwedischen Königs Karl XII. mit dem neu eingesetzten König von Polen, Stanislaus Lesczcyski, in Karls Hauptquartier im sächsischen Altranstädt überliefert. - Ein hier beiliegendes zweites Blatt mit dem vorausgegangenen Friedensschluß vom 7. Dezember 1706 [\"Abbildung der offenen Taffel, woran beyderseits Königliche Majestäten ... bey der nach geschlossenen erwünschten Frieden ersten Zusammenkunft, Abends gespeiset in dem Königl. Schwedischen Haupt-Quartier Alt-Rannstadt den 7. (17.) Decembr. Anno 1706\"; der untere Erklärungstext mit Impressum fehlt hier] ist bei Drugulin (II, 3796) und Snoilsky (S. 203) hingegen verzeichet. Snoilsky zitiert als Impressum: \"Leipzig, auff den Auctions-Platz, in Rothhaubts Hoff am Markte. 1707\". Da beide Blätter ganz offensichtlich vom selben Drucker stammen, muß es sich entweder um nacheinander erschienene Flugblätter oder eine Serie zum Friedensschluß handeln. Der einzige für uns auffindbare Nachweis von Exemplaren dieser Drucke in öffentlichen Bibliotheken ist eine Handschrift, in der neben unseren beiden Blättern noch ein weiteres, eine Generalstabs-Quartierliste Karls XII. im Quartier Altranstädt, beigebunden ist (Akten über den schwedischen Einfall nach Sachsen, siehe: L. Schmidt, Katalog der Handschriften der königl.-öffentlichen Bibliothek zu Dresden, Bd. III, Wiesbaden 1906, S. 257). - Kleine, alt hinterlegte Randläsuren, leichte Faltspuren, gering gebräunt und fleckig. Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        Huy und Pfuy. Der Welt, Huy oder Anfrischung zu allen schönen Tugenden: Pfuy oder Abschreckung. Von allen schändlichen Lastern: Durch underscghiedliche sittliche Concept, Historien und Fabeln vorgestellt. Worinnen der Poet, Prediger und.

      Würzburg M F Hertzen 1707 - 4°. 5 nn. Bll., 200 S., 2 nn. Bll. 100 Kupf. v. Christoph Weigel. HLdr. Rü.-Verg. verg. Rü.-Tit. Ber. u. bestossen, Einriss am Gelenk. 5 S. als Faksimile eingeb., tls wasserrandig, einige Bll. hinterlegt. Schönes Werk. Auf Wunsch gerne Foto via e-mail. 1,460 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Historische Nachricht von dem Ursprunge und Wachsthum des Heil. Röm. Reichs freyer Stadt Nürnberg. Aus uralten glaubwürdigen documentis und Urkunden vorgestellet. angebunden:1. Des Heil. Römischen Reichs Freye Stadt Nürnberg ( Vergleichung der Stundenrechnung) m. Titelkupfer, 158 S., . 2. Der Staat von Preussen. Porträt-Kupfer, 122 S.,. 3. Wohlgemeinte und Unvorgreiffliche Anmerckunge bey der Neulich in Truck herausgekommenen Beschreibung des Staat von Preussen. 40 S.,

      Franckfurt und Leipzig, bey Christoph Bachmeyer, 1707,. 3 Bll., 541 S., 9 Kupfertafeln, 1 Karte gefaltet 8°, Pergamenteinband Einband beschabt und fleckig, gebräunt, sehr vereinzelt fleckig, insgesamt noch gut erhalten. Versand D: 5,50 EUR Nicolaus Hieronymus

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        LAUFENBURG/Rhein. "Graphis Castri et utriusque civitatis Lauffenburgicae veteris Habsbvrgiorvm dynastiae". Blick von der Schweizer Seite über den Rhein auf Laufenburg.

      - Kupferstich von Jos. Schmutzer, nach "B. Beauson delin 1707", 1737, 32 x 43,5 cm. Aus: M. Herrgott, "Genealogiae . Habsburgicae". - Links oben Titelkartusche. Sehr schönes, gut erhaltenes, breitrandiges Blatt mit Mittelbug.

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        Ars Nova Ad Aquam Ignis Adminiculo Efficacissime Elevandam.Leipzig: 1707.

      "First edition, very rare, of one of the earliest works on steam power, the basis of the Industrial Revolution. "In 1707 [Papin] sent the Royal Society a monograph [the present work] describing a design of engine which he had developed on far-sighted high-pressure principles. The following year he returned to London to seek support for his invention. Although Leibniz admired it and suggested refinements, Sir Isaac Newton turned it down and Thomas Savery criticized it most severely, accusing Papin of poaching his ideas" (Smith, p. 139). Papin used the engine described in this book to power the first steam-driven vehicle. Published simultaneously in 1707 in French at Cassel and in Latin at Frankfurt, this Leipzig imprint is not recorded in bibliographies. Only one copy is listed on OCLC (Freiberg University of Mining and Technology); no copy on COPAC. The Latin edition is more complete than the French for, as the preface to the French edition tells us: "It was thought right to suppress in this French edition the demonstrations needed to prove all that is proposed ... those who enjoy such kinds of reasoning [may] find them easily at the end of the work in the Latin edition" (translation from Smith, p. 147). These 'demonstrations' occupy pp. 62-94 of the present work.<br/><br/> Papin (1647-1712?) arrived in Paris in 1670 intending to practise medicine, but soon became disillusioned and, having developed a taste and talent for mathematics and machinery, sought the patronage of the wife of the minister Colbert. She arranged for him to lodge in the Louvre and to assist Huygens, who had been invited to develop his many scientific interests under French protection. "At the time that Papin joined him in 1673, Huygens was investigating the force of gunpowder as a means of creating a vacuum under a piston in order to drive machinery, in particular to operate a pump to raise water from the Seine to the palace of Versailles. ". 8vo (159 x 91 mm), pp. 94, [2], with one folding engraved plate. Contemporary calf, covers with gilt border, red edges, a beutiful unrestored copy

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        Das Neu-Eröffnete Manufacturen-Hauß, In welchen Die Manufacturen insgemein, dero differenten Arten, erfordernten Materialien, davon dependirenden Künstler vorgestellet werden, Auch welche Manufacturen einem Lande und Stadt nützlich seyn, wie selbe glücklich zu introduciren und beyzubehalten, Wobey auch Von denen Handwerckern, deren Zünfften, deren Rechts-Gebräuchen und Mißbräuchen gehandelt wird.

      Hamburg, Benjamin Schiller, 1707. Kl.-8°. 1 Bl., 306 S., 2 Bll., Mod. Ppbd. m. etw. Rückenverg. u. goldgepr. Rückenschild. Zweite Ausgabe; die Erstausgabe erschien 1704. - Durchg. etw. gebräunt u. stockfleckig. - Humpert 268 u. 3814; vgl. NDB XVI, 235 u. Katalog der Menger-Bibliothek S. 55. Versand D: 12,00 EUR Marperger, Das Neu-Eröffnete Manufacturen-Hauß, In welchen Die Manufacturen insgemein, dero differenten Arten, erfordernten Materialien, davon dependirenden Künstler vorgestellet werden, Auch welche Manufacturen einem Lande und Stadt nützlich seyn, wie selbe glücklich zu introduciren und beyzubehalten, Wobey auch Von denen Handwerckern, deren Zünfften, deren Rechts-Gebräuchen und Mißbräuchen gehandelt wird, Manufaktur, Manufakturen, Berufe, Handwerk, Industrie

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        Illustribus Ac Potentibus Comitatus Drentiae D.D. Statoribus Eorumq. Deputatis Viris nobilißimis Eminentißimis Prudentißimisq. Reflores Centis Provinciae Et Westerwoldiae Dominii Typum Emendatum LMQ dedicat Corneli. Pynacker - Amstelodami Apud F. de Wit ex officina I. Covens et C. Mortier.':.

      - Altkolorierter Kupferstich v. Cornelio Pynacker n. Frederick de Wit b. Covens & Mortier in Amsterdam, 1707-1741, 37,5 x 48 Tooley's Dic. of Mapm. Rev. Ed. A - D, S. 308. - Zeigt die niederländische Provinz Drenthe. - Oben links Titelkartusche; darunter Erklärungen. - Unten rechts Kartusche mit Meilenzeiger. (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        Der schwangern und kreistenden Weibs-Personen Allerbeste Hülffleistung. Das ist: Wahrer und gründlicher Bericht / wie denenselben, mit gutem und füglichem Vortheil / in ihrem sowol natürlichen / als unterweilen auch wider die Natur lauffenden Kind-haben glücklich beyzustehen. Ingleichem / was vor bewährte und höchstdienstliche Mittel denen neugebornen Kindern / in ihren Unpässlichkeiten zu gebrauchen; und dann / was vor eine eigentliche Beschaffenheit mit denen zum Kinder-zeugen gewidmeten Gliedern und Theilen der Weibs-Personen habe . / Erstesmals in Französischer Sprache verfasset von M. Franz Mauriceau . Nachmals aber / von einem Liebhaber der Artzney-Kunst / ins Teutsche übersetzet / und zum Druck befördert.

      Johann Hofmanns seel. Wittib. und Engelbert Strecken,, Nürnberg, 1707 - Nürnberg, Johann Hofmanns seel. Wittib. und Engelbert Strecken, 1707. 8°. 7 n.n. Bl., 607 S. Mit gestochenem Frontispiz, 22 Kupfertafeln und 3 Holzschnitten im Text. Lederband der Zeit. Vgl. Waller 6359 (für Ausgabe 1687. - Nicht bei Blake. - Titelauflage der Ausgabe von 1681 bzw. 1687 beim gleichen Verlag. Zweite deutsche Ausgabe des zentralen Werkes. Mauriceau (1637-1709) war Wundarzt und nicht Mediziner. Seine ausgeprägte Beobachtungsgabe erlaubte ihm viele Irrtümer seiner Vorgänger zu korrigieren. Er führte als erster Geburten im Bett aus und sprach sich gegen den Gebärstuhl aus. Sein Lehrbuch wurde zum meistübersetzten Werk der Geburtshilfe. - Durchgehend etwas gebräunt und stockfleckig. Einband bestossen. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        De Jure Maritimo et Navali: Or, a Treatise of Affairs Maritime...

      1707. Important Early Treatise on Maritime Law Molloy, Charles [1646-1690]. De Jure Maritimo et Navali: Or, a Treatise of Affairs Maritime and of Commerce. In Three Books. With Large Additions, Never Before Printed, Of Modern Cases, And Other Matters Proper Thereunto. London: Printed for J. Walthoe [et al.], 1707. [iv], xii [i.e. xvii], [3], 476 [i.e. 492], [16] pp. Page xvii numbered xii; pp. 278-293 repeated in paging. Two-plate copperplate allegorical frontispiece. Octavo (8-1/2" x 5-1/4"). Nineteenth century calf, blind rules to boards, raised bands and lettering piece to spine. Moderate rubbing to boards and extremities, corners lightly bumped, hinges just starting, front endleaf and rear free endpaper partially detached, owner bookplate to front pastedown. Light toning to text, somewhat heavier in places, faint dampspotting to a few leaves. Owner signatures to front pastedown and head of title page, interior otherwise clean. An appealing copy. * Sixth edition. For many years this was the standard treatise on international, commercial and maritime law, and went through many editions, the first published in 1676, the last in 1778. "It was not until 1676 that a man, who had some claims to be called an English lawyer, wrote upon [bills of exchange]. Charles Molloy who was both a civilian and a member of Lincoln's Inn and Gray's Inn, in the second book of his very successful treatise, De Jure Maritimo et Navali, gives us some account of these branches of the law" (Holdsworth). Chapters III and IV deal with Privateers and Piracy. Holdsworth, Sources and Literature of English Law 210. Sweet & Maxwell, A Legal Bibliography of the British Commonwealth 1:511 (64).

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        Biblia Das ist: Die gantze Heilige Schrifft Altes und Neues Testaments : verteutscht durch D. Martin Luthern ; Dabey nicht allein desselben Vorreden und Randglossen, sondern auch neue, accurate u. ausführliche Summarien ... ; Hierzu kommt Eine nach der Zeit-Rechnung kurtz-abgefaßte Bibel-, Kirchen-, und Religions-Historia ... ; Vornehmlich aber sind zum Dienste derer, die grosse Commentarios und weitläufftige Auslegungen nicht haben oder lesen können kurtze zum Verstand des Texts dienende Anmerckungen und Erläuterungen ... hinzu gethan worden von M. Nicola Haas, der Evangel. Kirchen und Schulen in ... Budißin Past. Prim. und Insp. ; Am Ende sind noch beygedruckt Die vier Christlichen Haupt-Symbola und die unveränderte Augspurgische Confession ...

      Leipzig, Gleditsch, 1707. 26 nn. Bl., 328 Bl., 134 Bl., 94 Bl., 179 Bl.,mit insgesamt 25 Kupferstichen. Ledereinband über Holzdeckel, ca. 36,5 x 24 cm. Einband berieben und bestossen, stellenweise beschabt. Deckel mit kleinen Holzwurmlöchern, die Schließbänder nicht mehr vorhanden. Bindung im ersten Fünftel gelockert, Buchblock angebrochen (keine losen Seiten). Die ersten ca. 50 Blatt mit einzelnen stecknadelgoßen Wurmgängen. Etwa 15 Blatt am Rand hinterlegt, etwa 15 Blatt mit kleinen Ausrissen im weißen Rand. Die letzten 4 Blatt (Augsburger Konfession) mit Blattverlust und Einrissen (ca. 1/5 Blattverlust mit Textverlust). Vorsätze um 1900 erneuert. Stellenweise etwas gebräunt, bzw. feuchtigkeitsrandig.Restaurierungswürdiges Exemplar. Versand D: 4,50 EUR

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        Histoire de la Virginie

      Amsterdam: chez Thomas Lombrail, 1707 [v]+432+[16] pages with engraved additional title page,  foldout table, 14 plates and index. Duo decimo (6 ½" x 4 ½") contemporary calf gilt lettering to spine with five raised spine bands and decorative gilt edges to covers. Jean-Baptiste Labat?s personal copy signed. First French edition. Originally published in 1705 in London. Robert Beverley, Jrwas a historian of early colonial Virginia as well as a planter and political figure. He was born in Jamestown and died in King and Queen County, Virginia. Beverley's most notable work is his History and Present State of Virginia, published originally in London in 1705, which documents the history of early life in the Virginia colony.Beverley took part in Lieutenant Governor Alexander  Spotswood?s 1716 "Knights of the Golden Horseshoe Expedition" to the Shenandoah Valley.  Journalist John Fontaine records that on the return trip, both Beverley and his horse fell, and rolled to the bottom of a hill, but without serious injury to either. However, when Beverley published a revised edition of his History in 1722, he continued it only to 1710, so there is no known account by Beverley of this event.Jean-Baptiste Labat (1663-1738) was a French clergyman, botanist, writer, explorer, ethnographer, soldier, engineer and landowner. Labat was born and died in Paris He entered the order of Dominicans at the age of twenty. In 1693 he received permission form the general of his order to travel to the West Indies. He landed in Martinique in 1694 and was entrusted with the parish of Macouba. In 1696 he travelled to Guadeloupe and was appointed procurator general of the Dominican convents in the Antilles. The French government appointed him as an engineer and in this capacity he visited the French, Dutch and English Antilles. In 1706 he was sent to Europe as deputy of his order. He traveled to Paris in 1716 and lived in the convent of Rue Saint-Honore in which he worked on his Nouveau Voyage aux isles Francoises de l?Amerique. Condition: signed by Labat on title, corners and spine ends refurbished, moderate foxing, dealer description on front pastedown, endpapers worn else a very good copy.

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        PANAMA: THE SCOTTISH &#145;DARIEN SCHEME&#146;: A DRAFT OF THE GOLDEN & ADJACENT ISLANDS, WITH PART OF YE ISTHMUS OF DARIEN AS IT WAS TAKEN BY CAPT. JENEFER. WHERE YE SCOTS WEST-INDIA COMPANY WERE SETTELED [WITH:] A NEW MAP OF YE ISTHMUS OF DARIEN IN AMERICA, THE B.

      - Prior to 1707, Scotland was a separate nation from England, even though the two kingdoms were ruled by the same monarch. While England had a burgeoning global empire, Scotland had no colonies and was eager to enter the realm of global imperialism and trade. From 1698 to 1700 she endeavored to set up her own colony of &#145;New Caledonia&#146; on a remote section of the Caribbean cast of Panama known as the Isthmus of Darien. The present map sheet features two attractive and fascinating maps depicting and contextualizing the so-called &#145;Darien Scheme&#146;. The upper map, A Draft of the Golden & Adjacent Islands, focuses closely in on the main Scots base of &#145;New Edinburg&#146; and the adjacent area. The lower map depicts the greater region, extending from Nicaragua, in the northwest, over the Colombia, in the southeast. It shows that, in theory, New Caledonia occupied a strategic location that could potentially become a great entrepôt of trade between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. Historical Context During the mid-1690s, Scotland was in an ebullient mood. It&#146;s economy was buzzing and it finances seemed to be on a stable and progressive footing upon the establishment of the Bank of Scotland in 1695. Yet, the Scots were envious of the vast wealth flowing into London from England&#146;s overseas colonial ventures, most notably the West Indies sugar trade and the profits yielded by the English East India Company (EIC). As many Scots had served and thrived in English colonial service, Scotland felt confident that it had both the financial and human resources to find its own place in the sun. In 1695, the Scottish parliament ratified the &#145;Company of Scotland Trading to Africa and the Indies&#146; to manage Scotland&#146;s overseas ventures. The Company had credibility as it was led by William Patterson, the founder of the Bank of Scotland, who was universally regarded as a &#145;safe pair of hands&#146;. The Company&#146;s prospects sparked almost obsessive euphoria amongst the country&#146;s elite, as merchants and nobleman flocked to buy shares. Within a short time, the Company had soaked up at least 25% of Scotland&#146;s liquid capital! The Scottish Company&#146;s main strike was the &#145;Darien Scheme,&#146; a design to establish New Caledonia at the Isthmus of Darien. This was a daring plan, as it involved setting up a Protestant colony amidst a region that had long been claimed and dominated by Spain. Indeed, while Spain had long developed Central Panama and much of the Caribbean coast of New Granada (Colombia), the Darien had been a blank spot that she had generally avoided. As the Scots would soon find out, this was for good reason. In 1698, the Scottish company established New Edinburgh at this site noted on the map, and over the next year 3,000 colonists arrived. Almost immediately the dream became as a nightmare. The Darien was a hellish place full of mosquitos, malaria, yellow fever, torrential rain, and unwelcoming natives. In 1699, the Spaniards attacked and sacked the colony. The Scots abandoned the endeavour in 1700, with only 10% of the colonists surviving to make it home. The spectacular failure of New Caledonia was not only a national humiliation, but a financial catastrophe that plunged Scotland into a deep recession. Many prominent investors were brought to bankruptcy and Scotland&#146;s heavily-leveraged government was unable to pay its debts. England opportunistically offered to pay off Scotland&#146;s debt and to stabilize its economy in return for Scotland agreeing to give up it independence. Scotland accepted the deal and the Act of Union was signed in 1707, forming the United Kingdom. From that day onwards, Scots would play a disproportionately large role in overseas colonial ventures, however, it would be under the Union Jack, as opposed to the Solitaire. The present map is the second edition of the map, having been published by John Senex within his New General Atlas (London, 1721). The first edition was issued in 1699 by William Hacke and Robert Morden and is identical to the present

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        ONGELUKKIGE SCHIPBREUK EN YSLYKE REYSTOGT, VAN ETLYKE ENGELSCHEN, IN DEN JAARE 1696 VAN JAMAIKA IN WEST-INDIEN, NA PENSYLVANIA T'SCHEEP GEGAAN, EN IN DE GOLF VAN FLORIDA

      Leyden: Pieter van der Aa, [1707?].. [28]pp., printed in double columns (with the actual printed foliations, totaling 50, referring to the columns). Folding map and three in-text illustrations. Folio. Modern three-quarter cloth and marbled boards, spine gilt. Faint stain in upper outer corner of most text leaves. Closed tear in foremargin of leaf A1. Good. The Frank C. Deering copy, with his gilt leather bookplate on the front free endpaper. Dickenson's harrowing narrative was first published in Philadelphia in 1699, and in London in 1700 and 1701. All of those editions are rare, the first being exceedingly so. The next edition came out in 1707, by Dutch printer Pieter van der Aa, who produced folio and octavo versions, both of which were the first to contain illustrations. This is the scarcer folio edition. Dickenson's story is not exactly an Indian captivity narrative, although often considered such. He and his companions were shipwrecked on the Florida coast in 1696 and walked several hundred miles north to St. Augustine and safety. Indians stole from them and harassed them, but little else. The map shows the eastern seaboard of the United States, as well as Cuba, Hispaniola, and Jamaica. The three engravings show Dickenson's tribulations at the hands of the Florida Indians. EUROPEAN AMERICANA hypothesizes a 1708 publication date. EUROPEAN AMERICANA 708/36. VAIL 305. Octavo van der Aa edition: CLARK I:73. HOWES D317. AYER 74. SABIN 20017. SERVIES 262.

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        Biblia. Das ist die ganze heilige Schrift Altes und Neues Testaments/ verteuscht durch D. Martin Luthern/

      Leipzig: Verlag Johann Ludewig Bleditsch, 1707. Full Vellum. Good. Folio, 37 by 24 cm. 14 cm thick. Leaves are numbered, not pages, and so the page count is double, plus plates. [25], 328, 134, 94, 179 leaves, with a total of 248 full-page engraved plates. (By sections, Old Testament up to the Prophets: 135 plates, the Prophets, 11 plates, the Apocrypha, 6 plates, the New Testament, 96 plates.) Our copy has considerably more plates than described on OCLC, which gives the plate count as 135. While this number is in accord with the plate count for the first section, we would note that otherwise the leaf count is near identical with our collation. This OCLC summation does suggest there are maps -- there are none in our copy, and we believe that this is a misdescription, as there is no evidence of anything removed from our copy, and we collated every text page for completeness. Vellum heavily worn and darkened, with loss at spine head and the vellum lifted from adjoining boards at top. Tears along lower edge as well. Lacking FFEP and possibly prelim. blanks. The first leaf hanging by a thread, and the hinge is loose, affecting the first few gatherings. Roughness to the early leaves, with a few tears, corner creases and typical heavy wear that afflicts old bibles in Genesis. Three of the early plates have longish closed tears -- several inches each. By the end of Genesis the condition has improved and stabilized, and most of the leaves that follow, throughout the Old and New Testaments, are well-preserved -- they have age toning and some scattered soiling, but they read mostly clean. A few of the later plates and text leaves have minor chips or marginal losses. In only two instances is text lost, and only in one of these would it rise above trivial, without being a substantial portion of the page (it is about three inches of a corner). One leave number, for leaf 324, is flipped to "342", but otherwise the text flows as it should.

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