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        Osservazioni per ben regolare il Coro dei cantori della Cappella Pontificia.

      Roma, Antonio de'Rossi 1711 - 4º (23,5 x 17 cm). Frontis, 10 h. inc. retrato, xlvi-215 págs., 1 h. sin num., 1 lámina grabada. Pergamino de época. Exlibrs manuscrito de anterior propietario en primera hoja de respeto: Francisci Gasparini. El músico italiano Andrea Adami da Bolsena (1663-1742), maestro del coro papal, escribió en esta obra la historia de esta institución, con los retratos y las memorias de los cantantes de la Capilla Sixtina. Estuvo al servicio de la reina Cristina I de Suecia, junto a Arcangelo Corelli y el cellista Filippo Amadei. Actuaron en óperas de Flavio Carlo Lanciani y Alessandro Stradella. Buen ejemplar [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Delirium Books · Susana Bardón]
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        An Account of Several Late Voyages and Discoveries: I. Sir John Narbrough's Voyage to the South-Sea II. Captain J. Tasman's Discoveries on the Coast of South Terra Incognita. III. Captain J. Wood's Attempt to Discover a North-East Passage to China. IV. F. Marten's Observations made in Greenland.

      London: Printed for D. Brown, W. Innys, and T. Ward, 1711 - Octavo (190 ×114 mm). Contemporary panelled calf , neatly rebacked, vermilion morocco label to the spine, raised bands. Slightly rubbed, corners restored, light browning, the folding maps with splits professionally restored. 3 folding maps and 19 engraved plates, 7 of them folding. Contemporary armorial bookplate of George Tollett, (1696-1727?), of Betley Hall, Staffordshire verso of the title page. Second edition, preferred over the first edition "because it has the chart of the western and southern oceans" (Hill). In 1699, Narbrough sailed onboard the Batchelour as part of a commission to find a western opening for the north-west passage and to explore the west coast of the Americas. This account is "of particular interest because of its description of Narbrough's passage in the Batchelour through the Strait of Magellan and into the South Pacific to Chile, which was much read by later navigators, [Narbrough being credited with] one of the first scientific studies of the indigenous population [and] inaugurating an era of research in southern South America that would last for a further two centuries" (Howgego). Also included is Abel Janzoon Tasman's account of his famous voyage of 1642, during which he discovered Tasmania and New Zealand and visited Tonga and Fiji. George Tollet was accountant general for Ireland, and was commissioner of the Navy at the time of Narbrough's voyage; he was a friend of both Samuel Pepys and Sir Isaac Newton. Hill 1476; Howgego. I, N3; NMM, I, 31; Sabin 72186; Wing N-154. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Manuscrito-Correspondencia Real. Carta manuscrita del Archiduque Carlos, presunto Carlos III al Conde de Cirat.

      Barcelona - Fechada en Barcelona, el 9 de septiembre de 1711. Folio. 2 h. Letra clara y legible. Con sello seco "Carolus III Hispaniarum Rex". En ella se habla del sacrificio que le supone dejar España para cumplir con su deber y marchar a reinar a Alemania, debido a la repentina muerte de su hermano Joseph. Y del nombramiento a su esposa como Lugarteniente y Capitan General de Cataluña y Gobernadora General de los demás Reinos, durante su ausencia. Con firma "Yo el Rey". Carlos VI del Sacro Imperio Romano Germánico (1685-1740) fue conocido como el Archiduque Carlos de Austria o Carlos III de España. Protagonizó, junto con Felipe V, la Guerra de Sucesión Española tras la muerte de Carlos II sin descendencia. En 1711, año en que está fechada esta carta, tuvo que dejar la aspiración al trono, ya que la repentina muerte de su hermano el emperador Jose I de Habsburgo hizo que el trono imperial recayera en él. El envío contra-reembolso supone un incremento de 3,25 euros en los gastos.

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        Manuscrito-Correspondencia Real. Carta manuscrita de Isabel Cristina de Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, Reina Gobernadora y esposa del archiduque Carlos, al Conde de Cirat, Bayle General de la Ciudad y Reyno de Valencia.

      Manuscrito, Barcelona 1711 - Fechada en Barcelona el 20 de junio de 1712. Folio. 1 h. Letra clara y legible. Con sello seco "Carolus III Hispaniarum Rex". En ella se habla de la coronación del emperador Carlos VI como Rey de Hungria el 22 de mayo del año próximo y la exaltación al Trono Imperial en Frankfurt el 22 de diciembre de 1711. Con firma "Yo la Reina". Procedencia: Archivo de la Biblioteca del I Marques Del Puerto, Don Joaquín Ignacio Barrenechea Y Erguiñigo

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        Schatkamer der Nederlandsse Oudheden; of Woordenboek, Behelsende Nederlands Steden en Dorpen, Kasteelen, Sloten en Heeren Huysen, Oude Volkeren, Rievieren, Vermaarde Luyden in Staat en Oorlogh, Oudheden, Gewoontens en Lands wysen.

      P. de Coup, Amsterdam 1711 - Full contemporary calf, 8vo., pp. 20, 402, 26. Engraved frontispiece, title-vignette and 60 engraved double-page plates by L. Schynvoet after Roelant Roghman. Spine divided in six compartments by five raised bands, richly gilt, with the titles in gilt on a red morocco label in the second compartment. A clean and nice copy of this book with bright plates. The book was reprinted in 1737 and 1774 with two and three extra plates respectively, but this copy is complete with its 60 plates. Both times the copperplates of this edition were reused. Tiele 1010. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Schatkamer der Nederlandsse oudheden; of woordenboek, behelsende Nederlands steden en dorpen, kasteelen, sloten, en heeren huysen, oude volkeren, rievieren, vermaarde luyden in staat en oorlogh, oudheden, gewoontens en lands wysen. Vercierd met LX verbeeldingen, van soo geheele als vervallene heeren huysen, sloten en kasteelen, meerendeels geteekend door Roeland Rochman. Nevens een bladwyser, in de gedaante van een Land-Chronyk.

      Asd., Pieter de Coup, 1711. - (1e druk). (XVIII)+402+(26) pp. Met gegrav. frontisp., titelvignet & 60 uitslaande platen van Jacobus Schijnvoet, naar tekeningen van R. Roghman. Reg. Gebonden. Perkament uit de tijd. Goed ex. (Band wat verbruind; papier aan de randen iets verbruind, enkele marginale wormgaatjes). * Tiele 1010.

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        A Map of America According to the Newest and most Exact Observations

      London., 1711-17. Copper engraving. Hand coloured. Very good condition. Library stamp slightly visible. Size: 26 x 18.3 cm A compact map of North, Central and South America with the Equator and the Tropics of Cancer & Capricorn showing. Small boxed title.

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        RACCOLTA DI VARIE TARGHE DI ROMA. Fatte da Professori Primarj, disegnate,ed intagliate da Filippo Juvarra Architetto e dedicate all'Eminentissimo e Reverendissimo Principe Card. Ottoboni, Vice Cancelliere della Chiesa.

      per Antonio De' Rossi alla Piazza di Ceri 1711 Cm.27x20. Pg.(122). Legatura in piena pergamena coeva, restaurata. Con 56 stemmi nitidamente incisi da Filippo Vasconi su bozzetti di Giovan Battista Puccetti. 50 stemmi sono numerati, i primi sei privi di numerazione. Le prime due carte, con frontespizio e dedicatoria al Principe Ottoboni, sono unite in riproduzione fotostatica su carta d'epoca. Restauri ai margini inferiori esterni di alcune carte. Il volume raccoglie splendide targhe realizzate in marmo, metallo dorato, pietra, stucco e stucco dorato da Bramante (facciata della Cancelleria), Michelangelo Buonarroti (piedistallo della statua equestre d'Antonino Pio in Campidoglio; Porta Pia; facciata di Palazzo Farnese), Domenico Fontana (fontanone del Mosé a Termini), Bernini (Palazzo pontificio di Castelgandolfo; piedistallo della Cattedra di San Pietro; facciata principale del Palazzo di Propaganda Fide; colonnato di San Pietro; Sala Regia del Palazzo Vaticano; altro piedistallo della Cattedra di San Pietro; facciata di S.Andrea a Monte Cavallo; facciata di Palazzo Ghigi a SS.Apostoli; fontana di Piazza Navona verso Tramontana; sopra la nicchia di S.Veronica in San Pietro; nel Deposito di Alessandro VI in San Pietro; nella fontana di Piazza Navona verso Mezzogiorno; nel Portico Reale di San Pietro; in un piedistallo della Confessione di San Pietro; nel Coro di San Lorenzo e Damaso; nella Cappella di S.Teresa alla Vittoria; in uno dei Cantoni del Palazzo di Propaganda Fide; nella fontana detta la Barcaccia di Piazza di Spagna; nel Portone dello Spedale di S.Spirito verso la Lungara; nel colonnato di San Pietro), Borromini (facciata principale di Palazzo Barberini; navata maggiore di S.Giovanni in Laterano; porta della Chiesa di Propaganda Fide; angolo del Palazzo di Propaganda Fide; parte interiore della navata di mezzo di S.Giovanni in Laterano; navata laterale di S.Giovanni in Laterano), Pietro Berrettino da Cortona (facciata della Chiesa di San Luca), Alessandro Algardi (Deposito di Leone XI; Cappella Panfili di S.Nicola di di Tolentino; fontana del cortile di Palazzo Vaticano), Carlo Fontana (fontana di S.Maria in Trastevere; facciata della Chiesa della Beata Rita), Francesco Fontana (Nicchione del Belvedere; facciata interiore dei SS.Apostoli), Mattia Rossi (Deposito di Clemente X), N.N. (Deposito di Gregorio XIV), Battista Soria (Porta dei PP. Barnabiti di S.Carlo a' Catenari), Carlo Maratti (Deposito di Innocenzo XI), Martino Lunghi (facciata di Palazzo Borghese), Rainaldi (facciata laterale del Campidoglio; navata laterale di S.Pietro), Felice Della Grega (facciata di Palazzo Ghigi), Angelo Rossi (Deposito di Alessandro VIII), Romano Cacapecchia (Palazzo Vaini a i Fontanoni), Filippo Juvarra (nel porto di Messina). Prima edizione di un rarissimo testo del principale architetto italiano del suo tempo. "Filippo Juvara o Juvarra (Messina, 7 marzo 1678 ? Madrid, 31 gennaio 1736), architetto e scenografo, fu uno dei massimi esponenti del Barocco ed operò per lunghi anni a Torino come architetto di casa Savoia. La formazione del giovane Juvarra avvenne nella città natale, dove studiò architettura sui trattati, e lavorò come scenografo e argentiere. La sua prima opera architettonica fu il completamento, nel 1703, della Chiesa di San Gregorio, oggi scomparsa per la quale progettò la sistemazione interna comprendente la realizzazione del coro e dell'altare maggiore. Si trasferì a Roma nel 1704, dove fu allievo di Carlo e Francesco Fontana ed ottenne un clamoroso successo al concorso di disegno architettonico dell'Accademia di San Luca, che segnò l'inizio della sua attività indipendente. Impiegato all'inizio come architetto teatrale dal cardinale Pietro Ottoboni (nipote di Alessandro VIII e uno dei più importanti mecenati dell'epoca), Juvarra in questo periodo progettò alcuni edifici a Lucca, come il Palazzo della Repubblica e alcune ville del contado (villa Garzoni a Collodi e villa Mansi a Segromigno). È datato al 1732 il progetto della cupola della Basilica di Sant'Andrea a Mantova, a completamento di una delle opere più importanti di Leon Battista Alberti, ed i lavori successivi furono a Caravaggio, Bergamo e Belluno. I suoi principali lavori furono a Torino al servizio dei Savoia, segnatamente il salone centrale di Stupinigi, la basilica di Superga, la facciata della chiesa di S. Cristina in piazza San Carlo, le chiese di S. Filippo Neri e del Carmine, Sant'Andrea a Chieri, Palazzo Madama, etc. Gli ultimi anni furono trascorsi a Madrid.

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Pera]
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        The Holy Bible Containing the Old Testament and the New Newly Translated Out of the Original Tongues and with the Former Translations Diligently Compar'd and Revis'd etc

      London: Thomas Newcomb and Henry Hills 1711. [unpaginated] n.d. [circa 1710/1711] 2 rubricated title pages. Dark red contemporary morocco binding with gilt decorated boards and gilt panels on the spine. Sensitively rebacked with original spine laid down. AEG. Boards slightly rubbed, gilt edges faded. Contents very good and clean. A pleasant example of a Queen Anne Bible. . Very Good. Full Morocco. 1711. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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        Resp. Quæstio medica, C. Falconet, Præside. An fœtui sanguis maternus alimento ?

      Paris 1711 - In-4° broché, 4 pages. Rarissime thèse de doctorat de médecine du grand naturaliste et botaniste français. Antoine de Jussieu (6 juillet 1686, Lyon - 22 avril 1758, Paris) est un botaniste et médecin français. Il a, entre autres, expérimenté l'effet de certaines plantes contre les fièvres. Antoine, frère de Bernard et de Joseph, entreprend d'abord des études de théologie avant de découvrir la botanique. Il décide alors d'entreprendre des études de médecine à Montpellier. Sa passion le conduit à herboriser en Normandie et en Bretagne. Ce sont ces recherches qui le font remarquer par Guy Fagon, médecin du roi et surintendant du Jardin du roi. Fagon le recommande pour le poste de professeur de botanique du Jardin du roi, laissé vacant par la mort de Tournefort en 1709, dont Antoine était un grand admirateur. En 1718, il devient membre de la Royal Society. Antoine de Jussieu est admis à l'Académie des sciences en 1711. Pierre Baux deviendra son correspondant à l'Académie en 1757. En 1716, Fagon lui confie une mission en Espagne et au Portugal afin d'y recueillir des plantes. Antoine demandera à son frère Bernard de l'accompagner. À son retour, il fait paraître dans les Mémoires de l'Académie des sciences la relation de son voyage. Peu de temps après, il est chargé du cours de matière médicale à la Faculté de médecine de Paris. Son enseignement fera l'objet d'une publication posthume, en 1772, intitulé le Traité des vertus des plantes. C'est Antoine de Jussieu qui, en 1720, permet l'introduction du caféier dans les Antilles. Antoine de Jussieu crée une classe à part de plantes pour les champignons et les lichens dans un mémoire présenté en 1728 devant l'Académie royale des sciences. Parallèlement à son activité de botaniste, de Jussieu n'a jamais cessé d'exercer la médecine. Cette double spécialité lui permet d'expérimenter l'intérêt de nombreuses espèces comme l'écorce de quassia, une Simaroubacée, contre les fièvres. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        THE WORKS OF LUCIAN, TRANSLATED FROM GREEK BY FEVERAL EMINENT HANDS.

      1711 - Lucian. THE WORKS OF LUCIAN, TRANSLATED FROM GREEK BY SEVERAL EMINENT HANDS. with The Life of Lucian, A Discourse on his Writings, and A Character of fome of the present Translators. Written by John Dryden, Esq. London, Printed for Sam. Briscoe, 1711. 4 vols. Nineteen century reback with new labels. Brown calf with red spine lables. Some light wear, mostly to edges and at hinges. Binding is tight and pages are nearly all free from foxing. Volume 1 bears a previous owner's extensive notes to second and third leaves. A solid set.

      [Bookseller: Boston Book Company, inc.o ABAA]
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        Acts and statutes made in a Parliament begun at Dublin the twenty first day of September, anno Dom 1703 In the second year of the reign of Queen Anne and continued to the twenty third of June, 1707 And further continued until the twelth [sic] of July, 1711, being the sixth session of this present Parliament

      Dublin: Printed by Andrew Crooke Folio (29 cm; 11.5"). [4], 8, [2], 9?-16, [2], 17?-20, [2], 2?-28, [2], 29?-38, [1], 39?-41, [2], 42?-45, [2], 45?-54 [i.e., 53], [1 (blank)] pp.. 1711 A scarce assemblage of acts, including granting the Queen "additional duty on beer, ale, strong waters," and other things. Other legislation seeks to curb frauds "committed by tennants"; prevent "ingrossing, forestalling, and regrating of coals imported into this kingdom"; better prevent "excessive and deceitful gaming"; suppress lotteries; and regulate sheriffs and sheriffs' clerks. Printed largely in black letter and each act preceded by its own title-page. Near-contemporary brown calf, rebacked in caramel-colored calf with a red leather gilt title-label; modestly tooled in gilt on covers with a double-rule and a center rope rectangle with flower corner devices, gilt rolls on board edges. Some cockling of paper and discoloration of endpapers (from the tannin of the turn-ins, and occasional marginal thumb- or other soil from use.

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        Holl Ddyled-Swydd Dyn

      Llundain (London) - Edn Powell, 1711 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Three, Welsh religious texts, boud in calf leather. The main text in this volume is a rare translation ofRichard Allestree's bestselling The whole duty of man . Richard Allestree or Allestry (1619 - January 28, 1681), was a Royalist churchman and provost of Eton College from 1665. These texts comprise of sermons and prayers. These are set down in an easy to read way, suitable for all the family. There are 18 chapters to the first book in this volume. Condition: The binding is quite loose. Pages 225 to 240 of the first text and pages 8 to 10 of the third text, are detached but present. Pages 161 to 192 of the first text, are attached loosley by one central chord only. Pages 193 to 224 of the first text are missing. Many other pages are fairly loose. There is considerable wear to the extremities, including chips to the leather. The leather is peeling in several places. The majority of the leather on the spine is detached. The boards are marked and scratched. Internally the pages are stained with brown spots and handling marks throughout. The text is still clearly visible, despite these marks. There is some copperplate writing on the front blank-end papers , in addition to a blue, library stamp, from the theological college in Bala..

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        Eigentliche und wahrhafftige Abbildung der alten und neuen griechischen Kirche, nach ihrer Historie, Glaubens-Lehren und Kirchen-Gebräuchen : nebst einem curieusen Anhange unterschiedlicher ... Schrifften Gerhardi Titii, Stephani Gerlachii, und anderer mehr ... 3 Tle. in 1 Band

      Leipzig, Gleditsch 1711.. Mit gest. Porträt, 16 Kupfertafeln u. 1 gest. Vignette. 11 Bll., 236; 422; 474, 84 S., 28 Bll. Lederband d. Zt. mit reicher Rückenverg. 4°. Herzog-H. VII, 601. - Erste Ausgabe. "Die erste vollständige und geordnete Darstellung der griechischen Kirche" (H.-H.). Der erste Teil behandelt die Ursprünge der griechisch-orthodoxen Kirche, der zweite die Glaubenslehren. Tl. 3 ist Gottesdienst u. Gebräuchen gewidmet, die Kupfer zeigen vor allem kirchliche Gewänder (nicht bei Lipperheide). Der Anhang enthält einige Quellen sowie ein ausführliches Literaturverzeichnis. - Oberes Kapital bestoßen. Tls. etwas gebräunt und etwas stockfleckig; Teil 3 S. 81 mit kleiner Randhinterlegung.

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        REGIÆ VILLÆ POETICE DESCRIPTÆ; ET REGIÆ CELSITUDINI VICTORIS AMEDEI II SABAUDIÆ, ET MONTISFERRATI DUCIS, PEDEMONTIJ PRINCIPIS, CYPRI REGIS, &c.

      AUGUSTÆ TAURINORUM, EX TYP. DUTTI & GHRINGHELLI, 1711 - Legatura originale in piena pergamena; nome dell'autore manoscritto longitudinalmente al dorso; tagli spruzzati. Al contropiatto anteriore, ex-libris araldico del celebre casato Lantieri di Gorizia. (18) - 222 - (2) pagine numerate compresi frontespizio e antiporta figurato inciso su matrice di rame (D. Piola del. - G. Tasniere sculps.) raffigurante la città di Torino mediante le consuete allegorie mitologiche: in primo piano le figure del Po e della Dora reggono un cartiglio sormontato dalla testa di un toro, al centro si trovano due figure femminili ed un guerriero che regge una bandiera, sulla destra un capitello reca la scritta: "Terra ferax gens laeta hilaris", sullo sfondo si intravede un castello e in alto alcuni putti sorreggono lo stemma sabaudo. Capilettera istoriati e fregi tipografici nel testo; 10 tavole fuori testo, ripiegate e incise su matrice di rame, raffiguranti le più belle ville reali e i castelli dei Savoia a Torino e in Piemonte, per la maggior parte firmate da G. Tasniere, artista francese naturalizzato torinese, uno tra i più importanti incisori dell'epoca barocca. Rara descrizione poetica delle "delizie" piemontesi e del loro splendore; il testo in versi latini contribuisce a fare di questa una delle opere più suggestive di questo genere. Esemplare in buone condizioni, nel complesso molto fresco all'interno, dai buoni margini e con le tavole in buono stato di conservazione e bene inchiostrate, modeste mancanze di pergamena ai tagli  della legatura. 0 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Il Cartiglio]
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        Reineke de Vos mit dem Koker.

      Verlegt van Frytag Boeckhändler in Wulffenbüttel 1711. - Gr.-8 . (10) lvs., 380 pp. With engraved frontispiece, 1 small woodcut and some vignettes. Contemporary half calf (slightly rubbed, head and foot of spine restored), spine label. First edition, rare. Gottsched used this edition which was made after the imprint Luebeck 1498 for his translation of Reineke the Fox. An appendix contains a collection of ethics rules in alphabetical order by H. Bote ("koker" = quiver). Front paste-down with ownership entry, small entry on title, otherwise slightly browned but clean. A well preserved copy. Goed. I, 483, 18; Menke .p. 275/6. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Schrifften von der Wund-Artzney. Worinnen nicht nur eine kurtze leichte und bewährte Anleitung zur Wund-Artzney. Sammt einer Beschreibung aller Chirurgischen Handgriffen. Wie solche nach der geschicktesten Weiss bey denen Operationen anzustellen seyen; Sondern auch eine schöne Anzahl denckwürdiger Chirurgischen Anmerckungen. Neben einer Neuen und Bewährten Feld-Schärer-Kunst enthalten seind. Mit sonderbarem Fleiss und Eyfer zu grossem Nutzen aller Liebhaber der Wund-Artzney zusammen getragen.

      Emanuel Joh. Rudolph Thurneysen,, Basel, 1711 - Basel, Emanuel Joh. Rudolph Thurneysen, 1711. 8°. 19 n.n. Bl., 910 S., 14 n.n. Bl. Halbpergament der Zeit. Waller 6768. - Nicht bei Blake. - Die letzte umfangreiche chirurgische Arbeit von Johannes von Muralt (1645-1733) beschreibt eigene Operationen und Krankengeschichten. Im Anhang Seite 769-880 folgt eine "Neue-wohl-bewährte-Schärer-Kunst" nach der Anleitung von Jan Abraham Gehema. Von Muralt hatte sich einen Ruf erworben in der Chirurgie als Vorkämpfer der Lappenmethode bei Amputationen. - Durchgehend leicht gebräunt, stellenweise stärker fleckig. Einband fleckig, Deckelbezug mit Fehlstellen. Sprache: Deutsch

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        MILLEFLORUM

      AUGUSTÆ TAURINORUM, EX TYP. DUTTI & GHRINGHELLI, 1711Incisione originale su matrice di rame; titolo al centro del margine superiore entro immagine.Veduta ideale della residenza suburbana di Mirafiori o Miraflores, che sorgeva presso Torino e ha dato il nome a uno degli attuali sobborghi della città piemontese. Il complesso architettonico fu iniziato nella seconda metà del Cinquecento per l'infanta Caterina d'Asburgo, figlia di Filippo II re di Spagna e moglie di Carlo Emanuele I di Savoia; il palazzo, allietato da uno splendido giardino e da giochi d'acqua, fu lasciato incompiuto alla morte di Vittorio Amedeo I e successivamente distrutto. La tavola è tratta da una delle opere librarie più rare sulla storia del Piemonte: composta dal gesuita Audiberti, in forma di descrizione poetica delle "delizie" architettoniche piemontesi e del loro splendore, vi vengono descritte le più belle dimore regali di Torino e del Piemonte all'epoca di Vittorio Amedeo II. Esemplare in buone condizioni conservative.

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        Thomae Sydenham, Medicinae Doct. Ac Practici Quondam Londinensis ... Praxis Medica Experimentalis Sive Opuscula Universa. Quotquot Hactenus Ab Autore Ipso Ultimum Revisa & Aucta in Lucem Prodierunt ... . ..a` Mendis Probe` Repurgatum, ... (Truncated)

      Lipsiae : Apud Thomam Fritsch, 1711, Hardback, 1711 edition. Associate Reference: CLC S2044Full Book Title: Thomae Sydenham, Medicinae Doct. Ac Practici Quondam Londinensis ... Praxis Medica Experimentalis Sive Opuscula Universa. Quotquot Hactenus Ab Autore Ipso Ultimum Revisa & Aucta in Lucem Prodierunt ... . ..a` Mendis Probe` Repurgatum, Indicibusq[Ue] Necessariis Accuratissimis ExornatumFinely and [period] sympathetically bound in modern aniline calf over marble boards. Raised bands with the title blocked direct in gilt and the compartments uniformly blind-tooled. An exceptional copy; of presentation quality. Scans etc. On request. ; 800 pages; Physical desc. : [31] l. , 800 p. , [22] l. : [1] leaf of plates: front. (port. ) ; (8vo) . Language: Latin. Title-page printer's device; copper-engraved pictorial head & tailpieces; historiated initials. Subject: Medicine - ear; y works to 1800.

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        Vermeerderde Zede en Harpzangen. Waar achter zyn Ed. verdere Maatgeschriften zyn gygevoegt. Met Privilegie van Haare Ed. Groot-Mog. De Heeren Staaten van Holland en Wstvriesland aan 't Konstgenootschap In Magnis voluisse sat est verleend. Gedediceert aan den Ed. Groot-Achtb. Heer. Hr. en Mr. Alexander de Muincq, Oud Burgemeester en Bewinthebber der Ed. Oostindische Comp. ter Kamer van Middelburg en Zeeland, &c. &c. &c. Welkers Zededichten, met kopere Konstplaaten verciert, op 't einde van dit Werk te vinden zyn. WAARBIJ: Eenzaame Bezigheden. Waar in des Waerelds ydelheid door Prenten en Maatgeschriften Zinbeeldig werd vertoond, door Mr. Alexander de Muncq. Oud Burgemeester en Bewindhebber der Oost-Indische Comp. ter Kamer van Middelburg in Zeeland.

      Amsterdam, Jacob Lindenberg 1711. 2 werken in 1 band, (titelprent met verklaaring, 2, portret, 4) 312 (2) p. Origineel Perkament, 4° (boekblok heel licht vochtvlekkig, met de gegraveerde titelprent, het portret en vele, zeer scherpe gravures in de tekst van een onbekende graveur. 1 bekend exemplaar bij de UB Amsterdam. Abraham Alewijn, 1664-1721, was koopman en advocaat en vertrok na 1707 naar Indië. Hij woonde in Batavia, waar hij werd benoemd tot advocaat-fiskaal. Zijn letterkundige nalatenschap is uitgebreid en van allerlei aard. Alexander de Muncq, 1655-1719, was Burgermeester en Bewindvoerder bij de Oost-Indische Compagnie in Middelburg. Zijn portret in dit werk is oorspronkelijk geschilderd door Philip van Dijk en door P. van Gunst gegraveerd. Vooral het werk van de Muncq is uiterst zeldzaam en kenmerkt zich door -zeer- stichtelijke poëzie met bijbehorende gravures).

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        Die mit allerhand schönen curiösen und geheimen Wissenschafften angefüllte Farbe-Belustigung, eingetheilet in zwey Theile; darinnen in dem ersten Theil angewiesen werde die schöne Illuminir-Kunst [.]. In dem andern Theil ist enthalten die schöne vollständige Farbe-Kunst [.].

      Nuremberg, Georg Christoph Lochner für Johann Christoph Lochner, 1711. - 8vo. 2 pts. in 1 vol. Double-page-sized t. p. printed in red and black, (4), 162 (but: 160), 220 pp. Modern boards. Second edition; probably a reissue of the 1707 edition. "An early 18th-century German formula book with hundreds of recipes of paints, dyes, and inks of all kinds for all purposes, with a section on cleaning and spot-removing" (Bibl. Tinct.). - Somewhat browned throughout; some waterstains and restored edge defects. Ms. ownership note "Anton Carl mpr. angehörig" on reverse of t. p. Cf. Bibliotheca Tinctoria 739f. (other eds.). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        ARREST DU CONSEIL D'ETAT DU ROY, DU DIX-SEPT NOVEMBRE 1711. QUI ORDONNE QUE LES PROPRIETAIRES OU ADJUDICATAIRES DES CACAOS PROVENANS DES PRISES ARRIVÉES À NANTES, & QUI ONT ESTÉ DECLAREZ POUR ESTRE CONFOMMEZ DANS LE ROYAUME, SERONT TENUS DE PAYER LES DROITS DE QUINZE SOLS PAR LIVRE, ÉTABLIS PAR L'ARREST DU CONSEIL DU 12. MAY 1693. OUTRE LES DROITS LOCAUX QUI SERONT ACQUITTEZ À L'ORDINAIRE, &c [caption title].

      [Paris. 1711]. - 4pp. Quarto, on a folded folio sheet. Contemporary inscription. Minor foxing; light tanning at "spine" edge. Very good. A French royal decree, which confirms an earlier decree of May 12, 1693, ensuring that cocoa arriving from French colonies overseas and cocoa from non-French territories will pay equal duty. Not in Wroth or OCLC. From the library of Cardinal Etienne Charles de Lomenie de Brienne (1727-94), Minister of Louis XVI, Archbishop of Toulouse and of Sens. A friend of Voltaire and a member of the Académie Française, Brienne wielded significant power as head of the Finance Ministry, which earned him many enemies. He died in prison during the French Revolution, despite having renounced Catholicism in 1793 (presumably as an attempt to save his life). MAGGS, FRENCH COLONISATION OF AMERICA 75 (this copy).

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        Raechtung, Entscheidt und Verträge, so zwischen des Uhralten Hochlöblichen Bistumbs, Dhom=stiffts und gemeiner Geistlichkeit Eins= Auch den Ehrsamen und Weisen Stätt=Burgermeister / Rath und Gemein / der Statt Wormbs /Andern Theils: bethädingt, vergliechen und aussgericht worden. Anjetzo aus gnadigstem Befelch dess Hochwurdigst-Durch-leuchtigsten Fursten und Herrn, Herrn Frantz Ludwig, Administratorn deß Hochmeisterthumbs ..... Von newem verlegt und gedruckt Zu Mayntz bey Johann Mayern / Hochfürstlich=Bischöfflichen Wormbstischen Hoff=Buchdruckern im Jahr 1711

      Mainz, Mayer, 1711.. 3te Auflage aufs neue gedruckt 1711 Gest. Frontispiz, 200 S. Pappband der Zeit, handschriftliches Rückenschild, ca. 20,5 x 16,5 cm. EInband berieben und bestossen, der aufgeklebte Pergamentrückentitel mit Ausrissen. Titelblatt mit handschriftlichen Besitzvermerk. Innengelenke angebrochen. Insgesamt gutes und sauberes Exemplar. Die erste Ausgabe erschien 1588 bei Behem in Mainz, 2te Auflage Heidelberg 1688. Vertragswerk zwischen Stift und Stadt Worms, behandelt werden u.a. Verkauf von Wein, Korn, Häusern, Vieh .Zunftwesen, Ritterschaft, , Geistlichkeit, Judenschaft, , Gerichtsbarkeit ...... Selten.

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        Reineke de vos mit dem koker.

      Wolfenbüttel, Frytag, 1711. - (18), 380 SS. Mit gest. Frontispiz. Mod. marmorierter Halblederband. 4to. Seltene, von F. A. Hackmann herausgebene Wolfenbüttler Ausgabe nach dem niederdeutschen Text des Lübecker Drucks von 1498. Nach Goedekes Ansicht ist der Anteil Heinrich von Alkmars an dem Werk gering, während der eigentliche Übersetzer und Bearbeiter der niederdeutschen Fassung der Buchdrucker Backhusen gewesen sei. Die vorliegende Ausgabe diente Gottsched als Vorlage für seine Edition von 1752. Als Verfasser des beigefügten "Kokers" (Köchers), einer Sammlung von gereimten Sprichwörtern und Sittenlehren in alphabetischer Folge, vermutet Ebert irrtümlich den Herausgeber Hackmann, während es sich in Wahrheit um Hermann Bote handelt. - Durchgehend etwas gebräunt bzw. braunfleckig. Am Titel hs. bibliograph. Notiz um 1830: "Diese Edition ist die Hachmannische, oder Hackmannsche, welche die älteste Lübecker Edition von 1498 ziemlich genau wiedergiebt. Spätere aber schlechtere Textesabdrucke sind von Gottsched 1752, u zu Eutin 1789." Von derselben Hand an den Vorsätzen ausführliche Wort- und Namensglossen sowie am vorderen Innendeckel bibliograph. Verweis auf eine in der Allg. Jen. Literaturzeitung zitierte Ausgabe von 1825 sowie die Bemerkung, "Eine hochdeutsche Bearbeitung des Reineke von Beuther 2te Aufl. Frankf. a. M. 1556 soll sehr gut seyn". Am Vorsatz, von offenbar anderer Hand, Besitzvermerk "Dr. J. Jacoby 1859". Hernach in der Sammlung des Bibliothekars und Kantforschers Rudolf Reicke (1825-1905) mit mehreren Bleistiftmarginalien von seiner Hand sowie am Vorsatz dem ein Jahr nach seinem Tod angebrachten Akzessionsstempel der Königsberger Stadtbibliothek. Um 1960 neu aufgebunden (unter Wahrung der ursprünglichen Spiegel). Goedeke I, 483, 18. Ebert 18846. Borchling/Cl. 3885. Jantz 1264. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A Chart of the Coast of Barbaria with the Western Canaria & Cape Verde Isles (Barbary Coast/Canary Islands/Cape Verde)

      London - Engraving with original hand coloring, c. 1711. Sheet size: 18 x 21 1/2". Inventory#: p281pmat. 0

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        The Dutch Gardener: or, the compleat florist. Containing the most successful method of cultivating all sorts of Flowers, the Planting, Dressing, and Pruning of all manner of Fruit-Trees. Together with a particular account of the nursing of Lemon and Orange Trees in Northern climats. Written in Dutch, translated into English. The second edition, with great amendments.

      London, D. Midwinter, 1711. 8vo (196 x 118mm). pp. (6), 249, (1), 11, (1), with a fine allegorical frontispiece showing Flora and 2 engraved plates. Contemporary speckled calf, old rebacking with red gilt lettered label, sides with gilt border. Second English edition of which the first Dutch edition appeared 1700. A popular treatise on horticulture. It covers not only the florist's flowers popular at the time, but also has a large section devoted to the vegetable garden. Van Oosten was a nurseryman at Leiden. The Dutch gardener not only gives details concerning the growing of flowers and bulbous roots, for which the Dutch have long been famous, but also includes another branch of gardening in which they have shown excellence, namely the cultivation of fruit trees."Many pages in van Oosten's book are devoted to the tulip, which he says, 'is justly called the Queen of flowers, and the chief jewel of Flora'" (Henrey p. 394)./"Although his book shows clear evidence of personal experience in grafting and sowing, the part on orange and lemon trees is translated from J. de la Quintinye's 'Traité de la culture des orangers' (The Anglo-Dutch garden n. 158, p. 303).//Hernrey 1198.

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        Historische Reizen door d'oostersche Deelen van Asia. Zynde een historische beschryving dier Koninkryken en Landschappen, door hem bezocht en doorwandelt, beneffens een nauwkeurig ontwerp van de Zeden, Drachten, Wetten en Godtsdienst der zelve Inwoonders, en wat verder wegens de Dieren, Planten, Vruchten, enz. in die Gewesten aanmerkenswaardig is. Mitsgaders een omstandig verhaal van den Bantamschen inlandschen oorlog, het verdryven der Francoizen uit het Koninkryk Siam, en 't geen aan Kaap de goede Hoop in den jaare 1706 in voorgevallen, tot aan het opontbod des Gouveneurs Willim Adriaan van der Stel. Met printverbeeldingen versiert.

      Amsterdam, Nicolaas ten Hoorn 1711. (titelprent met verklaaring, 12) 604 (8) p. Origineel Perkament met ribben en stempels, 4° (wormgaatje in de binnenste marge van de laatste 50 pagina's, verder een goed exemplaar van dit uiterst zeldzame werk. Compleet met de titelprent, het uitvouwbare portret en 15 gravures, waarvan 4 uitvouwbaar. Abraham Bogaert 1663, was als apotheker en chirurg werkzaam op reizen van de VOC naar Azië, tevens was hij schijver en dichter, en beschreef hij de bevindingen van zijn reizen, die later werden gepubliceerd in dit werk).

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        Les pieux délassements de l'esprit. Agathon et Tryphine histoire sicilienne., Auf Französisch-

      J.-B. Cusson, 1711 - 8°, X, 354 Seiten mit einem Titelkupfer und einigen Vignetten, verzierter OLedereinband mit Goldprg. und 5 Bünden - Einband ber. und best. sonst guter Zustand - 1711. c54921 Sprache: de [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Nouvelle instruction pour les confitures, les liqueurs et les fruits

      Prudhomme, Paris 1711 - Basane dos à nerfs orné pièce de titre, coiffes abîmées, coins émoussés. nouvelles édition corrigée, revue et beaucoup augmentée. 480 pp. + table des matières + une planche illustrée. Ill. bandeaux et lettrines. 1 volumes [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        GIUVENALE E PERSIO VOLGARIZZATI C. Silvestri 1711

      - GIUVENALE E PERSIO spiegati con la dovuta modestia in versi volgari ed illustrati con varie annotazioni dal conte Camillo Silvestri da Rovigo In Padova, nella Stamperia del Seminario, MDCCXI (1711) Con Licenza de' Superiori, e Privilegio rilegatura postuma 19 x 26 cm pag. 910 con 5 illustrazioni fuori testo Stato di conservazione: OTTIMO! Restauro con carta gommata in antiporta e ultima pagina.

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        Pieter Burmans redenvoering voor de Comedie, in 't openbaer opgezegt by den aenvang zijner academische leszen, over den toneeldichter Terentius. Op den 14 September 1711. Meegebonden zijn enkele verweerschriften, wederleggingen en antwoorden.

      Utrecht; 1711 - ; Willem vande Water; goudgestempeld halfleer; voorreden (19 p.), 32 p.; meegebonden zijn: "Noodig verweer-schrift voor den Nederduitschen Kerken-raadt van Utrecht. Opgestelt door deszelfs gecommitteerden tegen de onlangs uitgegevene voorreden van den Hr. Profr. Pieter Burman, met betrekking op deszelfs redenvoering voor de Comedie. Zijnde een voorlooper van een kortbondig vertoog van de onbetamelykheit en schadelykheit der comedien, byzonder ook der hedendaagse". Tweede druk; Utrecht; 1711; Thomas Appels; o.a. door Nicolaus van Wingen, Cornelius Boott en Simon Stratenius; 36 p.; "Kortbondig vertoog van de onbetamelijkheit en schadelijkheit der comedien, byzonder ook der hedendaagse, zijnde een vervolg van 't noodig verweer-schrift voor den Nederduitschen Kerken-raadt van Utrecht". Tweeden druk; Utrecht; 1711; Thomas Appels; o.a. door Nicolaus van Wingen, Cornelius Boott en Simon Stratenius; 39 p.; "Pieter Burmans wederlegging van het zoogenaamde verweerschrift voor de Nederduitze Kerkenraad van Utrecht, en het kortbondig vertoog van de onbetamelykheid en schadelykheid der comedien; t'zamengesteld by zes Utrechtze predikanten, Nicoalus van Wingen, Abraham Josua Brakonier, Cornelius Boott, Aegidius vande Putt, Simon Stratenus, Anthonius Driessen. Waar in, nevens hare lasterlyke en onware beschuldingen, aangewezen worden haar gevaarlyke gronden, ontrent de Regeringe, en bedieninge des Godsdienst"; Utrecht; 1712; Willem vande Water; 111 p.; "Antwoord van A.J. Brakonier, C. Boott, Ae. vande Putt en A. Driessen, predikanten te Utrecht, op Profr. Pieter Burmans zoogenaamde wederlegginge van 't noodig verweerschrift voor den Nederduitschen Kerkenraad van Utrecht en 't kortbondig vertoog van de onbetamelijkheit en schadelijkheit der komedien. Waar in, nevens zyne lasterlyke en onwaare beschuldigingen aangewezen worden zyne gevaarlyke gronden ontrent den Christelyken godsdienst en eene Christelyke Burger Regeringe"; Rotterdam; 1712; Reinier van Doesburg; 44 p.; "Nader opheldering van 't staatkundig ontwerp en oplossing der ongegronde tegenwerpingen tegen het zelve"; 77p.; "Pieter Burmans tweede wederlegginge van het antwoord van de vier predikanten. Eerste deel"; Utrecht; 1712; Thomas Appels; 73 p.; "Pieter Burmans tweede wederlegginge, der vier Utrechtsche predikanten, tweede en derde deel"; Utrecht; 1712; Thomas Appels; 78 p.; "Het twede en derde deel van P.P. Burmans zoo genaamde twede wederlegging ontzenuwt en vereidelt in een weder-antwoord van A.I. Brakonier, C. Boott, Ae. vande Putt, en A. Driessen, predikanten te Utrecht"; Utrecht; 1712; Jan Wagens; 23 p.; verlucht met vignetten.* Pieter Burman (Utrecht 1668 - Leiden 1741) werd in 1696 te Utrecht tot Buitengewoon Hoogleraar der Welsprekendheid en Dichtkunst aangesteld. In 1715 bekleedde hij in Leiden het ambt van Professor in de Geschiedenissen, Welsprekendheid en Griekse talen. Hij werd zeer gewaardeerd door de dichters van zijn tijd maar hij had ook veel vijanden gemaakt door zijn scherpe pen. Zo liet hij geen gelegenheid voorbijgaan om de geestelijkheid te hekelen. Zijn "Redevoering voor de Comedie", die eerst in het Latijn verscheen, had 13 schotschriften tot gevolg waarvan er zich in dit convoluut 8 bevinden. Knuttel 15980, 15982, 15984, 16098, 16099, 16100, 1601, 16102. Fraai gebonden convoluut in modern halfleer met ribben. Al deze schotschriften worden zelden aangeboden!

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        REGIE VENATICE ÆDES

      AUGUSTÆ TAURINORUM, EX TYP. DUTTI & GHRINGHELLI, 1711Incisione originale su matrice di rame firmata all'angolo inferiore destro, titolo al centro del margine inferiore, all'interno dellì immagine. La trasposizione in lastra, eseguita con fine tratteggio, spetta a G. Tasniere, artista francese naturalizzato torinese, tra i più importanti incisori dell'epoca barocca. La stampa in esame rappresenta la veduta prospettica del Parco di Venaria e del castello Reale, fondato da Carlo Emanuele II su disegno del conte Amedeo di Castellamonte. L'edificio, restaurato e modificato dopo l'assedio di Torino del 1706 da Filippo Juvarra, divenne residenza della Corte Sabauda e suggestivo ritrovo di caccia. La tavola è tratta da una delle opere librarie più rare sulla storia del Piemonte: composta in forma di descrizione poetica delle "delizie" architettoniche piemontesi e del loro splendore, vi vengono descritte le più belle dimore regali di Torino e del Piemonte all'epoca di Vittorio Amedeo II. Esemplare in buone condizioni conservative.

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        A Map of New France containing Canada, Louisianna &c in Nth America. According to the Patent granted by the King of France to Monsieur Crozat dated the 14th of Sep. 1712. N.S. and registered in the Parliament of Paris the 24th of the same Month.

      Atlas Geographus 1711-17 - Copper engraving. Hand coloured. Size: 18.3 x 26 cm Very good condition An interesting map of the Eastern North America, showing regions named by the French. The map also shows the fishing banks and the route of the Spanish Armada. Library stamp slightly visible

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        Relation du Voyage de l'Isle d'Eutopie.

      A Delft, chez Henry Van Rhin, 1711. - in-12. 2ff. 240pp. Plein veau brun, dos à nerfs orné (reliure de l'époque). Edition Originale de ce roman utopique peu connu dont l'intrigue se déroule dans une île d'Amérique du Sud et sert de prétexte à une critique de la société européenne décadente. Dans cette île dont les habitants descendaient tous d'une couple de négociants français, les enfants étaient élevés collectivement et l'ouvrage décrit en détail l'organisation du culte religieux qui occupait une place centrale dans cette société imaginaire. Déchirure sans manque à un feuillet, quelques taches et traces de manipulation. Voir Brukmans et Portes, "La littérature utopique : bibliographie sélective". [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Relation du voyage de l'Eutopie.

      Slnd [A Delft, chez Henry Van Rhin, 1711]. - In-8 plein veau havane moucheté de l'époque, pièce de titre bordeaux, dos à cinq nerfs et fleuronné, petits fers dorés sur les coupes, 240 pages. Manque la page de titre. Deux piques de ver en pied du dos, petit manque de cuir en tête du dos. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A Roman Story

      London: s.n, "Printed in the Year 1711. Price Two Pence" - A Whig satire on Harley, Lord Oxford, and on the Tory opposition to Marlborough, using Livy's story of the rivalry of M. Manlius and Camillus as a framework, with Harley as Manlius ("a turbulent, bold, and crafty Nature"); Marlborough as Camillus ("the great Saviour and Restorer of his Country"), and the Gauls, of course, the French. In 1711, Harley was appointed Lord Treasurer, and Marlborough dismissed from all offices. The attribution to Steele is likely, as he was allied with (and profited from) the Whigs. A rare and important pamphlet at critical time in English history, when the Tories were negotiating a peace with France to end the War of the Spanish Succession First edition. 8vo. Title page with typographical ornaments. 16pp. Self wrappers, untrimmed. Title and final page a bit soiled, otherwise a very good, sound copy. Morgan N-522; OCLC: 5191600 (8 copies in American libraries) [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        JANI BROUKHUSII POEMATUM LIBRI SEDECIM.

      1711 - Amstelaedami [Amsterdam], Excudit Franciscus Halma, 1711. In-quarto (208 X 258) maroquin vert, triple encadrement de filet doré sur les plats, filets dorés en place des nerfs, urnes dorées dans les compartiments, coupes filetées, tranches jaunes (reliure de lépoque) ; (1) f. blanc, frontispice gravé, titre avec vignette gravée, 10 ff. (dédicace, préface et élégie), 502 pages, (14) pp. (index), (2) ff. blancs. ELEGANTE EDITION de ce recueil de poésie en hollandais. Elle est illustrée de 59 GRAVURES du dessinateur et graveur hollandais Jan GOEREE (1670-1781), dont un frontispice hors-texte, une vignette dans le titre, trois bandeaux, 54 vignettes dans le texte et des lettrines. Jean Van BROEKHUIZEN (Amsterdam, 1640-1707) est un poète et érudit hollandais dont les oeuvres sont rares. Après avoir reçu une bonne éducation littéraire, il resta quelque temps chez un apothicaire, puis il prit du service, devint lieutenant, fut envoyé en Amérique sur la flotte de Ruyter en 1674, et revint en Hollande l'année suivante. Se trouvant à Utrecht, il prit part à un duel et encourut pour ce fait la peine de mort ; mais, grâce à l'intervention du savant Groevius, il fut sauvé. Après avoir été quelque temps capitaine dans la milice à Amsterdam, Broekhuizen se retira à Amstelveen où il passa les dernières années de sa vie, se livrant entièrement alors à son goût pour la littérature. Outre ses "Poésies latines", publiées à Utrecht (1684), on a de lui des "Poésies hollandaises" très élégantes, mais peu nombreuses, ainsi que des éditions de Properce, de Catulle, de Sannazar, etc. BEL EXEMPLAIRE, grand de marges, dans un beau maroquin du temps. (Brunet, Manuel de l'amateur, VI, 13029). FINE COPY. PICTURES AND MORE DETAILS ON REQUEST. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Carte Pour L\\\'Intelligence des Affaires Presente, Des Turcs, des Tartares, des Hongrois, des Polonois, des Suedois, et des Moscovites

      Paris 1711 - Size : 520x565 (mm), 20.5x22.25 (Inches), Original Outline Coloring Very Good, upper and lower margin have been extended. Laid on acid free paper for long term preservation

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        An Account of Several Late Voyages and Discoveries: I. Sir John Narbrough's Voyage to the South-Sea.II. Captain J Tasman's Discoveries on the Coast of the South Terra ncognita. III. Captain J Wood's Attempt to Discover a North-East Passage to

      London: Printed for D Brown, 1711 [ii],xxix,[vii],191,[1]blank, 223 pages with 1 of 3 large fold out maps and 15 of 19 engraved fold out plates. Octavo (8" x 5") bound 3/4 leather with marbled boards. Edited by Sir Tancred Robinson. 2d edition. First published in 1694, which contained only two maps, The book is important because it contains on of the earliest English accounts of Abel Janszoon Tasman's famous voyage of 1642 from Batavia, during which he discovered Tasmania and New Zealand and vited Tonga and Fiji (Hill 1475). Rear Admiral Sir John Narborough, RN was an English naval commander of the 17th century, who served with distinction during the Anglo-Dutch Wars and against the Barbary Coast pirates. He was descended from an old Norfolk family. He received his commission in 1664, and in 1666 was promoted lieutenant for gallantry in the action with the Dutch fleet off the Downs in June of that year. After the peace he was chosen to conduct a voyage of exploration in the South Seas. He set sail from Deptford on November 26, 1669, and entered the Straits of Magellan in October of the following year. In 1670 he visited Port Desire in Argentina and claimed the territory for the Kingdom of Great Britain, but returned home in June 1671 without accomplishing his original purpose. A narrative of the expedition was published at London in 1694 under the title An Account of several late Voyages and Discoveries to the South and North. During the Third Anglo-Dutch War Narborough was second captain of the Lord High Admiral's ship the Prince, and conducted himself with such conspicuous valor at the battle of Sol (Southwold Bay) in May 1672 that he won special approbation, and shortly afterwards was made rear-admiral and knighted. In 1675 he was sent to suppress the Tripoline piracies, and by the bold expedient of dispatching gun-boats into the harbor of Tripoli at midnight and burning the ships he induced the them to agree to a treaty. Shortly after his return he undertook a similar expedition against the Algerians. In 1680 he was appointed commissioner of the Navy, an office he held till his death. He was buried at Knowlton church, Kent, where a monument has been erected to his memory. The island of Fernadina, the youngest and westernmost island of the Galapagos Archipelago, was originally named 'Narborough Island' in his honor by the 17th century buccaneer William Ambrosia Cowley. Condition: Marginal foxing, soiling and damp staining through out, paper fault across second C2 affecting one letter, some rubbing hinges and corners else a better than good copy. . Second Edition. Three-Quarter Leather. Better than Good. Octavo.

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        B. Balduini Calceus Antiquus et mysticus et Jul. Nigronus De Caliga Veterum accesserunt ex CL. Salmasi notis ad librum Tertulliani de Pallio & Alb Rubenii libris de re Vestaria excerpta ejusdem argumenti. Omnia figuris aucta & illustra observationibus Joh. Frederici Nilant. i

      chez Thédore Haak 1711 - - chez Thédore Haak, Leyde 1711, fort in 12, (46) 292pp. (32) et de 153pp. (12), 30pl. non comprises dans la pagination., Un Vol. relié. - Edition originale ? Nous avons seulement trouvé trace d'une édition de 1733 à la bibliothèque d'Harvard. Inconnu à la B.N et des bibliographies habituelles (Brunet.), mais Balduin et Negrone sont morts respectivement en 1632 et en 1625. Un titre-frontispice gravé par Bary. Plein vélin rigide d'époque (lacets apparents), titre élégamment manuscrit à la plume noire en surimpression sur un premier rouge, un grand fer central à froid sur les plats, filet d'encadrement et fers dans les écoinçons. Très bel état général. Histoire de la chaussure, des chausses, des sandales, cothurnes depuis l'antiquité dans les divers corps de métiers, l'église. et du vêtement dans le texte de Tertullien et de Albert Ruben. (46) 292pp. (32) et de 153pp. (12), 30pl. non comprises dans la pagination. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Compleat Horseman: or, Perfect Farrier. In Two Parts. Written in French by the Sieur de Solleysell. Abridged from the Folio done into English by Sir William Hope. With the addition of several excellent receipts, by our best farriers: and directions to the buyers and sellers of horses

      London: Printed for R. Bonwicke, W. Freeman, Tim. Goodwin [and others]. 1711. Second edition, corrected. Octavo. 376, [16]pp. Seven plates, including a folding frontispiece and five other folding plates. Rebacked with new endpapers and some erosion to the edges of the original or contemporary boards. Later gift inscription, faint, pretty much unreadable library stamp (with tiny "cancelled" stamp), scattered foxing throughout, some modest dampstains on some of the folding plates, a sound very good copy. OCLC locates six copies of the 1711 edition (over three entries). .

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        The Case of Insufficiency Discuss'd; Being the Proceedings at Large, Touching the Divorce between the Lady Frances Howard, and Robert Earl of Essex, upon a Bill of Complaint exhibited by the Countess against the Earl . . . for Impotency [etc.]. Straus p.217

      London: Printed for E. Curll, at the Dial and Bible . . . in Fleet-street, 1711. Modern cloth-backed boards, gilt-lettered, a good tall copy, with the half-title A sensational trial in English history, borrowing from Thomas Aquinas's doctrine that witchcraft could make a man selectively impotent and nullify a marriage, this early Curll printing of it part of his revolutionizing of English obscenity law

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        Institutiones historicae. Quibus explicantur res omnis Aevi, observata[m] ubique per aequabilia temporum Intervalla triplici partitione in historiam civilem, ecclesiasticam, et literariam, chronologia exactissima[m], explicatis etiam copiosius juris publici mutationibus, multisque circumstantiis, quae ad elegantiorem antiqutitatis observationem,.

      sumptibus Micheal Andreas Fuhrmann. 1711 - - sumptibus Micheal Andreas Fuhrmann., Amsterdam 1711, in 4 (15,5x20cm), (8) 252pp., relié. - Edition originale. Impression sur 2 colonnes. Plein Veau d'époque. Dos à nerfs orné. Pièce de titre en maroquin rouge. Quelques pages un peu brunies. Bon exemplaire. Etude qui se base sur les Tabula de Cèbes de Thèbe, philosophe socratique, disciple de Socrate, et sur les Memorabilia de Xenophon , ainsi que sur le Manuel d'Epictete. Très nombreuses citations grecques et hébraïques. Il est discuté des phéniciens, des égyptiens, des grecs et des romains. Mascamp s'interesse notamment à la chronologie des événements. Heinrich Mascamp fut professeur à Duisbourg. Il est né et à étudié en Hollande. (8) 252pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Sphaera Armillaris Copernicana.

      Amsterdam, 1711 - Fine broadside illustrating the so-called "Leiden Sphere" Hand-coloured engraved broadsheet. Fine broadside illustrating the so-called "Leiden Sphere," engraved by Pieter Vander Aa in Leiden. The Leiden Sphere, a mechanical armillary sphere or orrery, was built around 1670 by the clockmaker Steven Tracy, for the mayor of Rotterdam. It is among the earliest and most elaborate mechanical planetaria to be operated by a clockwork mechanism. The device depicts the Copernican solar system, in which the Earth and the other planets revolve around a stationary sun. In order of distance from the sun, the Sphere includes Mercury, Venus, the Earth (with its moon), Mars, Jupiter with the four Galilean satellites, and Saturn. The mechanism in the base of the Sphere regulates an accurate representation of the orbital periods of each of the planets and their inclined orbits around the sun. In 1710, this magnificent piece was given to the University of Leiden, where it could be seen in operation for more than a century. Tracy incorporated 2 vertical brass rings (1.5 meters in diameter), which support a wide zodiac-band (28.6 cm) composed of embossed constellation figures cur from sheet brass and mounted in rectangular frames. The Sphere sits on a wooden cube (84 cm tall). A 13 cm clock-face at the top of the pedestal displays the time and slot apertures indicated the day, month and year. Among the notable features of the Sphere, it was the first such device to incorporate a geared model of Jupiter's system. The basic design is similar to that of the Romer - Horrebow ceiling planetarium, but with a number of important additions, including the incorporation of offset cams to give the model planets a Keplerian motion similar to those on the Rittenhouse orreries. The Saturn cam is inclined, whereas the other planets (other than earth), the cams are horizontal. Following receipt, the Sphere was thoroughly overhauled by the Den Haag clockmaker Bernard van der Cloesen. The Leiden Sphere still resides in Leiden in the Rijksmuseum. The illustration provides an excellent depiction of the sphere, although it omits the eccentric collars, but adds a ring for the celestial equator and a spindle that passes upwards through the sun. There are apparently two editions of the broadside, one in French and Dutch (the present example) and one in English and Dutch. Both are exceedingly rare. The original English translation of the text is as follows: THE AUTOMATICK OR SELF-MOVING SPHERE, Mended and repair'd by THRASIUS, Which was done by the Invention and direction of Mr. ADRIAN VROESIUS, according to the Calculation of NICOLAS STAMPIOEN. Which was given to the Publick use by the Widdow and Heirs of Mr. SEBASTIAN SCHEPERS, Late SENATOR of the City of Rotterdam, &c. &c. &c. Now improv'd and put in better order by BERNARD CLOESEN. Which the CURATORS of the University of LEYDEN, and BURGERMASTERS of the City have presented for the benefit and encouragement of Learning & Astronomy, in the Year MDCCXI. Description of the Armillary Copernican Sphere. THE whole Sphere is made of brass and likewise the greater Circles, (viz.) the ?Üquator, the two Colures, and the Eclyptick, which divides the Zodiack in two equal parts with respect to its latitude, hence the Zodiack has ten degrees of latitude on each side, the twelve signs upon the Zodiack are done with chas'd work and their names mark'd upon the Eclyptick. The Eclyptick 3 is divided into degrees and half degrees, the Diameter of each of these Circles and consequently of the whole Sphere is five Rhinland feet. The Sphere stands upon a Pedestal of three feet high, in which is enclos'd a Clock with its Pendulum and weights which goes nine days without winding up, and may be made to goe longer at pleasure, it not only shews the years, the months, the days, the hours and minutes, but likewise the motions of all the Planets both primary and secondary, in which the Earth is reckon'd, accoording to the Copernican Systeme, if you

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        Scuola mecanico speculativo pratica. In cui si esamina la proporzione, che hà la Potenza alla resistenza del Corpo grave, e la causa per la quale la suddetta potenza si estenda a maggior attività mediante la Machina.

      Pisarri., Bologna. 1711 - In 4°, m. perg., cc.nn. 6 + pp. 188 + 1 inc. Capilettera. Prima edizione mancante però di tutte le inc. tranne 1. Tagli rossi. Bei marg. Rari tarletti, principalmente marg. Menda al front.

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