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        Provincia Neapolitana

      Milano 1712 - - PRIMO STATO DELLA LASTRA, AVANTI LA NAVE NEL GOLFO DI GAETA - Carta geografica tratta dalla "Chorographica Descriptio Provinciarum et Conventum.", atlante dell'ordine dei frati cappucini. L'atlante delle province cappuccine era stato iniziato in forma manoscritta dal ministro generale dell'ordine, padre Silvestro da Panicale nel 1632 e doveva servire da sussidio geografico per le visite generali. Alla sua morte il successore Padre Giovanni di Montecaliero, al quale spesso viene erroneamente attribuita la paternità delle carte, incaricò padre Massimino da Guechen di proseguire l'opera. Gli incisori delle lastre furono appunto Massimino da Guechen, Bernardino Burdigalensis e Ludovico Monteregali. La prima edizione fu stampata a Roma nel 1643, la seconda a Torino nel 1649 e quindi nel 1654 ed infine un'altra uscì nel 1712. Per convenzione attribuiamo le mappe al Montecalerio. L'opera mostrava visivamente la diffusione dell'ordine, infatti le diverse carte dell'atlante, che rappresentano nazioni e province, offrono per ognuna di esse la statistica completa dei conventi. Questa edizione definitiva del 1712 presenta le carte totalmente differenti, aggiornate ed arricchite. Stampata a Milano da Giovanni Battista Cassini. Incisione in rame, in ottimo stato di conservazione. Dimensioni 340 240mm [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Miscellaneous Poems and Translation. [Including The Rape of the Lock]

      Bernard Lintott at the Cross Keys between the Two Temple Gates in Fleet Street, London 1712 - 320pp; 24pp, [Pages 353-376]; 8pp adverts. Frontispiece engraving by E Kirkall. Includes the first appearance of Alexander Pope's 'The Rape of the Locke. An Heroi-Comical Poem' [pages 353-376.]. Also contains pieces by Dryden, William Broome, Fenton, Prior, Betterton, Southcott and Phillips. Rebound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe/ Zaehndorf. Cover in VG condition with marbled eps. Contents with neat library stamp on title page and also on pages 211 and 305. Expert repairs to several leaves including title page Quarter modern calf with marbled board cover [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Conceptus chronographicus de concepta Sacra Deipara. Septingentis Sacrae Scripturae, SS Patrum ac rationum nec non historiarum , symbolorum, antiquitatum, et anagrammatum suffragiis roboratus. Ac totidem praefixis cronographicis, annum currentem prodentibus copiose instructus.

      Labhart, 1712. In 4°, p. pelle, cc.nn. 14 + pp. 353 + cc.nn. 9 di index. Nervi. L'opera è dotata di ben 100 inc. (cm. 9 x 6) pregevoli e ricche di particolari, raffiguranti i simboli dei cento "Conceptus" trattati nel t. Finaline. Mende alla cop.

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        Allzeitfertiger Hauß-Verwalter. Worinnen ein Garten- Koch- Condir- und Distillir- Wie auch Artzeney-Buch; Allen Hauß-Vätern, Hauß-Müttern, Verwaltern, Pachtern, Gärtnern, Köchen . mit sonderbahren Fleiß, auch feinen Figuren, Vorrede und Registern.

      Franckfurt, Leipzig u. Erfurt, Ritschel u. Funcke, 1712. - 3 Teile in 1 Band. 8°. (6) Bl., 360 S., (1) Bl., 128 S., 105 S., (45), 16 S. Mit einer Holzschnitt-Tafel u. 31 Textholzschnitten. Pergamentband der Zeit. Weiss 3497. - Für das Kochbuch. - Vgl. Hirsch III, 141 (für den Verfasser). - Seltenes Hausväterbuch des Thüringer Arztes Christoph Hellwig (1663-1681), der das Buch unter dem Pseudonym Caspar Schröter veröffentlichte. Der erste Teil über den Gartenbau, der zweite Teil ein Kochbuch und der dritte Teil ein Arzneibuch. - Papier durchgehend etwas gebräunt. Der Pergamentbezug verzeinzelt fleckig.

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        The History of the Old and New Testament, Extracted from the Scred Scriptures, The Holy Fathers, and other Ecclesiastical Writers. With useful Morals and Exhortations for the better Government of our Actions in all Conditions. To which are added, The Lives, Travels and Sufferings of the Apostles: With a Large and Exact Historical Chronology of such Matters as related in the Bible, according to the Division of the Seven Periods used in History.

      London Jeremiah Bright and others 1712 - Folio,engraved frontispiece, title printed in red and black, 5 double-page engraved maps and plans (one hand-coloured), 259 plates on 130 sheets by Kip and others after G. Freeman and others, occasional soiling, a few tears in lower margins (plate 101/2 just affected), contemporary gilt panelled black morocco, gilt tooled spine with raised bands, a little worn at extremities otherwise most handsome. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A VINDICATION OF OLIVER CROMWELL, and The Whiggs of Forty One, To our Modern Low Churchmen. With some Reflections upon the Bar----r Treaty.

      16 pages. Self-wrappers as issued. Octavo. First edition. First and last pages browned; else very good. One of many pamphlets current at the time attacking the Duke of Marlborough.

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        VOCABULARIO PORTUGUEZ E LATINO,

      - AULICO, ANATOMICO, ARCHITECTONICO, BELLICO, BOTANICO, Brasilico, Comico, Critico, Dogmatico, Dialectico, Dendrologico, Ecclesiastico, Etymologico, Economico, Florifero, Forense, Fructifero, Geographico, Geometrico, Gnomonico, Hydrographico, Homonymico, Hierologico, Ichtyologico, Indico Isagogico, Laconico, Liturgico, Lithologico, Medico, Musico, Meteorologico, Nautico, Numerico, Neoterico, Ortographico, Optico, Ornithologico, Poetico, Philologico, Pharmaceutico, Quidditativo, Qualitativo, Quantitativo, Syllabico, Theologico, Terapeutico, Technologico, Uranologico, Xenophonico, Zoologico, AUTORIZADO COM EXEMPLOS DOS MELHORES ESCRITORES PORTUGUEZES, E LATINOS PELO PADRE D. RAPHAEL BLUTEAU CLERIGO REGULAR, DOUTOR NA SAGRADA Theologia, Prêgador da Raynha de Inglaterra, Henriqueta Maria de França, & Calificador no Sagrado Tribunal da Inquisiçaõ de Lisboa. COIMBRA No Collegio das Artes da Companhia de JESU Anno de 1712[-13] [vol. I a IV] ? LISBOA, NA OFFICINA DE PASCOAL DA SYLVA M.DCCXVI. [1716-21] [vol. V a VIII]. [No final do 8.º volume vem encadernado junto com rosto e paginação própria pelo mesmo impressor:]: DICCIONARIO CASTELLANO, Y PORTUGUEZ PARA FACILITAR A LOS CURIOSOS la noticia de la lengua Latina, com el uso del Vocabulario Portuguez, y Latino, IMPRESSO EN LISBOA Por orden delRey de Portugal D. JUAN V. PRECEDE A DICHO DICCIONARIO, un discurso intitulado, Prosopopeia del idioma Portuguez, a su hermana la Lingua Castellana Y a este discurso se sigue una tabla de Palabras Portuguezas, mas remotas del idioma Castellano. AUTHOR D. RAPHAEL BLUTEAU. LISBOA OCCIDENTAL, Imprenta de PASCOAL DA SYLVA. M. DCCXXI. [1721 [seguem-se os volumes 9º e 10º que são o] SUPPLEMENTO AO VOCABULARIO PORTUGUEZ, E LATINO, QUE ACABOU DE SAHIR A LUZ, ANNO DE M.DCC.XXI, [1721] LISBOA OCCIDENTAL, [vol. I aliás IX] Na Officina de JOSEPH ANTONIO DA SYLVA. M.DCC.XXVII. [1727]. [vol. II aliás X] LISBOA OCCINDENTAL, NA PATRIARCAL OFFICINA DA MUSICA. Anno de M.DCC.XXVIII. [1728]. In fólio (de 28,5x20 cm). Em 10 volumes: 1º volume com [114], 698 [aliás 675] pags. - 2º volume com [1], 216, 654 [aliás 645] pags. - 3º volume com [11], 319, 407 pags. - 4º volume [11], 243, 164, 91, 237 pags. 5º volume [25], 778 pags. - 6º volume com [8], 839 pags. - 7º volume com [4], 824 pags. - 8º volume [12], 652, [4], 189 pags. - 9º volume com [132], 568 pags. e 10º volume com [1], 325, [5], 592 pags. Encadernações da época inteiras de pele com nervos e finos ferros a ouro lavrados por casas fechadas nas lombadas. Os cortes das folhas carminados. Bela impressão a duas colunas, as folhas de rosto são impressas a duas cores (preto e vermelho) com excepção da do Dicionário Castelhano e Latino, que é a negro. Exemplar magnifico; completo, com grande sonoridade do papel, perfeitamente preservado num estado de consevação irrepreensível, sem qualquer dano ou mancha no papel. As encadernações todas homogéneas, inclusivamente as dos dois últimos volumes (referentes ao suplemento), o que é raro nos exemplares, devido ao grande lapso de tempo (1712-1728) entre o início e o fim da publicação desta obra. Os primeiros quatro volumes da obra foram impressos no Colégio das Artes da Companhia de Jesus, sendo os seguintes, até ao oitavo da Oficina de Pascoal da Silva, incluindo o Dicionário Castelhano e Português. Os dois últimos volumes referêntes ao Suplemento do Vocabulário Português e Latino foram impressos na Oficina de José António da Silva. Esta tipografia deu origem às imprensas Régia e das Academias Reais. O esfoço de para produzir novos caracteres móveis para a tipografia portuguesa levou o rei D. João V a trazer técnicos estrangeiros das artes e dos oficios gráficos. Assim aconteceu o gravador Debrie e com o fundidor e gravador-puncionista (fabricante de tipos ou punções gráficos) Jean Villeneuve. Este último contratado para vir trabalhar para a Academia Real de História Portuguesa. Villeneuve assina a primeira publicação com tipos produzidos em território nacional, que são impress

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        Miscellaneous Poems and Translation. [Including The Rape of the Lock]

      London: Bernard Lintott at the Cross Keys between the Two Temple Gates in Fleet Street. Cover in VG condition with marbled eps. Contents with neat library stamp on title page and also on pages 211 and 305. Expert repairs to several leaves including title page. 1712. First Edition. Quarter modern calf with marbled board cover. 200mm x 120mm (8" x 5"). 320pp; 24pp, [Pages 353-376]; 8pp adverts. Frontispiece engraving by E Kirkall. Includes the first appearance of Alexander Pope's 'The Rape of the Locke. An Heroi-Comical Poem' [pages 353-376.]. Also contains pieces by Dryden, William Broome, Fenton, Prior, Betterton, Southcott and Phillips. Rebound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe/ Zaehndorf. .

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        De Jure Belli ac Pacis Libri Tres: In Quibus Jus Naturae & Gentium...

      1712. Handsome Copy of Gronov's Important Edition of Grotius Grotius, Hugo [1583-1645]. Gronov (Gronow), Johannes, Editor. De Jure Belli ac Pacis Libri Tres: In Quibus Jus Naturae & Gentium, Item Juris Publici Praecipua Explicantur: Cum Annotatis Auctoris, Ex Postrema Ejus Ante Obitum Cura: Accesserunt Ejusdem Dissertatio de Mari Libero, & Libellus Singularis de Aequitate, Indulgentia, & Facilitate: Nec non Joann. Frid. Gronovii v.c. Notae in Totum Opus De Jure Belli ac Pacis. Amsterdam: Apud Janssonio-Waesbergios, 1712. [xii], xxxiv, 946, [94] pp. Copperplate allegorical frontispiece, copperplate portrait of Grotius. Octavo (7-1/2" x 4-1/2"). Contemporary calf, rebacked, blind rules to boards, blind fillets along joints, raised bands and lettering piece to spine, gilt tooling to board edges. Light rubbing to boards, corners bumped and lightly worn, hinges mended. Light toning to text, somewhat heavier in places, light foxing to a few leaves, corner lacking from corner of leaf Bb2 (pp. 387-188) with no loss to text. An attractive copy. $750. * Later Gronov edition. With side-notes and index. Of all his numerous works De Jure Belli ac Pacis will always be considered Grotius' magnum opus, the work upon which his reputation most solidly rests. "The distinction between religion and law or morality is not clearly made, but Grotius' principle of an immutable law, which God can no more alter than a mathematical axiom, was the first expression of the droit naturel, the natural law which exercised the great political theorists of the eighteenth century, and is the foundation of modern international law" (Carter and Muir). The first Gronov edition, one of the most important editions of Grotius, was published in 1663. This copy includes Mare Liberum, or Freedom of the Seas (1609), Grotius's influential treatise on maritime law and the right of free navigation. Carter and Muir, Printing and the Mind of Man 125. Ter Muelen and Diermanse, Bibliographie des Ecrits Imprimes de Hugo Grotius 596.

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        Neueröffnete mathematische Werck-Schule oder gründliche Anweisung wie die mathematische Instrumenten nicht allein schiklich und recht zu gebrauchen, sondern auch auf die beste und accurateste Art zu verfertigen, zu probiren und allezeit in gutem...

      ...Stande zu erhalten sind. - 3 Teile in einem Band., Mit Titelkuper u. 30, 12, 20 gefaltenen Kupfertafeln. Fünfte und letzte Ausgabe der erstmals 1712 erschienen Werck-Schule, einem bedeutenden Werk zur Instrumentenkunde. - Überzugpapier und Vorsätze erneuert, Rücken etwas berieben. Seiten am Anfang und Ende mit leichten Feuchtigkeitsspuren, im hinteren Teil am unteren Rand schwach wasserrandig, Tafeln von Teil III etwas stärker betroffen. Gut erhalten.

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        Hillegersberg, Berkel-Rodenrijs, Ackerdijkse Plassen - Cruiquius.

      Hillegersberg, Berkel-Rodenrijs, Ackerdijkse PlassenVierentwintichste Stuk en Vyfentwintichste Stuk uit de kaart van Delfland, met daarop de Ackerdijkse plassen, Hillegersberg en Berkel-Rodenrijs. Afmetingen: elk ca. 51 x 58 cm.Deze kaarten vormden onderdeel van de als atlas gebonden kaart 't Hoogheemraedschap van Delflant: met alle de Steden ... etc. daer in Gelegen, op Voetmaet / volgens Ordre van de Wel Eedele Heeren Dijkgraef en Hooge Heemraeden van Delflant, Gemeten en in Kaerte gebracht Door (de Geadmitteerde Landmeters) Nicol. en Jac. Kruikius (Cruquius). De kaart werd uitgegeven in 1712.Het vervaardigen van de kaart duurde vele jaren en kostte toen 20.000 gulden (!!). De topografie is perfect weergegeven, ook de door het slagturven in die tijd ontstane legakkers en veenplassen (die naderhand veelal weer werden drooggelegd).Deze kopergravures van Hillegersberg en Berkel-Rodenrijs zijn in de tijd prachtig met de hand gekleurd en met goud gehoogd. De gebonden fraai gekleurde exemplaren van de kaart van Delfland waren bedoeld als relatiegeschenken. Volgens Fockema Andrea & Koeman in Old maps and their makers (1975) is dit ?the most beautiful map of Delfland, the Kruikius map is stunning?'.Nicolaes Samuel Kruik (1678-1754), alias Cruquius, werd bekend als waterbouwkundige en cartograaf. Hij was landmeter en bracht het tot kandidaat in de medicijnen. Behalve het vervaardigen van de beroemde kaart van Delfland was hij in 1733 belast met het toezicht op de uitwateringswerken van Rijnland. Tevens had hij een belangrijk aandeel in de rivierverbetering van Rijnland. Met anderen deed hij voorstellen voor de droogmaking van de Haarlemmermeer en de drooggraving van Hoek van Holland. Na de overstromingen van de Merwede in 1726 bracht hij uitvoerig rapport uit met voorstellen tot verbetering van de rivier. Drie jaar later vervaardigd Cruquius een kaart van de Merwede die geldt als eerste rivierkaart met dieptelijnen ter wereld. Ook verwierf Cruquius bekendheid met zijn temperatuurmetingen, die bij historisch weeronderzoek nog steeds worden gebruikt.Literatuur: Donkersloot-de Vrij p. 159 nr. 806.Prijs: ?2.950,- (2 stuks, incl. lijst).

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        Der Stadt Leipzig Wechsel-Ordnung, mit n

      Leipzig, Klo

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        Lettera con firma autografa inviata a Gabriele d'Este, Marchese di Dronero . Datata Modena, 28 luglio, 1712

      1712. 3 pagine in-folio vergate da mano cancelleresca e firmate da Rinaldo III d'Este. Lettera di carattere amministrativo. Nella missiva indirizzata a ''Ill.mo et Ecc.mo Sig.re'' da identificarsi con Gontardo Gabriele d'Este, Marchese di Dronero (1673-1736), il duca di Modena e Reggio si complimenta per il lavoro svolto a San Martino ''..quanto ha ella operato in pochi giorni col suo affetto e zelo..''. Risolve poi alcune questioni pratiche: -''.. farò dare al Dott. Benedetti la permissione di poter andare al suo Casino''. - per ''Alessandro Condolmieri ho fatto subito un rescritto speciale.. al mio Consiglio di Giustizia..''. - ''Quanto sia poi per l'altro concernente alla persona del Panini, vorrei dimostrare per lui ancora come i di lei uffizi sono sempre ricevuti..''. Rinaldo d'Este (Modena, 25 aprile 1655 ? Modena, 26 ottobre 1737) fu Duca di Modena e Reggio dal 1695 al 1737 e cardinale.

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        Document Signed 'Georg Ludewig' as Elector of Hanover, (1660-1727, King of Great Britain)

      1712 - in German with transcription and translation, addressed to Oberaufseher (Chief Inspector) von Below, enclosing a petition [not present] from Christian Ludwig von EBERSTEIN ZU NEUHAUS (1650-1717, of Neuhaus in Saxony), for "restitution of what has been paid on account of the Forest of Leinungen" (the 'Leinungischer Forst' near Mansfeld, on the Saxon side of the Harz Mountains), "and deposited at the Sequestrator's Revenue Department and the Office of Mines", agreeable to von Below's report of 27th May 1711 about "the Rescript you received from Dresden the 13th February 1708", Georg Ludwig adds that "His Royal and Electoral Majesty of Saxony", (Augustus the Strong, 1670-1733, founder of the Meissen factory and King of Poland), also wrote on 20th March 1711, mentioning the same Rescript, asking him to ensure that "the Receiver of Sequestrations, or whoever else took possession of the money for the Mint", return the money "without further delay", and desiring von Below to recover it and deliver it to von Eberstein, stamped at the head 'G L C' below the Electoral bonnet, 3 sides folio, Hanover, 26th May central fold expertly restored, side 1 somewhat faded but can all be made out, fine strong signature on side 3 The petitioner, Christian Ludwig von Eberstein had been a Brigade-Major in the Elector of Saxony's army, and then Chief Inspector and Chief Officer of Mines for Anhalt-Bernburg at Harzgerode. His family is traceable in the male line to the 900s and is still flourishing. His father, Ernst Albrecht, (1605-1676), had a remarkable career, ending as Generalissimo to the Elector of Saxony. The mines near Leinungen are particularly noted for copper.

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        Elementa Geographiae Generalis, Triplici Sectione Exposita, I. Praeliminaris naturam & constitutionem, itemque studii istiussara monstrat. II. Doctrinalis assections ejus demonstrat, & III. Artificialis objecti repraesentationem commonstrat. Cum Praestatione, Figuris aeneis, & indice.

      Frankfurt Dominicus a Sande 1712 First Edition, in Latin. 16mo (6.5 x 4.25 inches, 162 x 106mm); [14], 476, [38]pp., with a title-page vignettte of galleon in full sail, woodcut head- and tailpieces and historiated initials, and 25 full-page copper engraved plates. Bound in speckled paper-covered boards (scuffed with some loss on the edges, spine, and rear board); all edges speckled red. The binding is tight and solid, the pages and plates all exceptionally clean and bright. An excellent example. OCLC Number: 32075644 Near Fine The German mathematician, astronomer, and theologian Johann Georg Liebknecht was a member of the Royal Society and correspondent of Leibniz. The present work, divided into three books, is equal parts mathematics, astronomy, geography, surveying, and navigation. Much of the content pertains to the scientific instruments each field employed in the late 17th and early 18th centuries.

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        A Voyage to the South Sea, and Round the World, Perform'd in the Years 1708, 1709, 1710, and 1711....

      London: Printed by H. M. for B. Linton and R. Gosling, 1712. First Edition. Leather bound. Very good. London: Printed by H. M. for B. Linton and R. Gosling, 1712. First Edition. Leather bound. "This is the First issue, preceding the 2 volume work of the same year. It was hastily produced in order to beat Woodes Rogers account to the market, and the account of the latter part of the voyage is somewhat compressed….Edward Cooke was second captain on board the 'Dutchess', the ship which accompanied the 'Drake', both under woodes Rogers' command, on a privateering voyage round the world. It is generally accepted that Daniel Defoe used this account….as the basis for Robinson Crusoe…". Printed by H. M. for B. Linton and R. Gosling. Octavo, leather, [22], 456, [8] index, [2 + 16] adverts; includes frontis folding map + 17 engraved plates and plans. First printing. This octavo measures 8 inches by 4 ¾ inches. Spine label lacking. Moderate wear to boards and spine; overall very good. Older restoration stamp on front paste down indicates some preservation occurred at some point - perhaps strengthening the hinges? Research indicates 19 plates and plans - this example contains 17 so 2 presumed lacking. Text and plates Very good. Stamp of the Long Island Historical Society on the title page.

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        Geschichte Gustav Adolphs, Königs von Schweden. Aus den Arkenholzischen Handschriften und den vornehmsten Geschichtsschreibern. Erster Band. Erste und zweythe Abtheilung . Zweiter Band. Erste Abtheilung . Zweythe und letzte Abtheilung in 2 Bänden komplett.

      8. Kupferporträt, 490, 472 S. Mit einigen Textvignetten. Schlichte Halblederbände d.Z. Gutes Exemplar der deutschen Erstausgabe, anonym erschienen. Vollständig in zwei Bänden mit insgesamt vier Abteilungen. Einbände berieben und bestossen, innen nur geringe Altersspuren. Recht seltene Edition. Mauvillon (1712-1779) war ein französischer Schriftsteller und Professor für französische Literatur in Braunschweig. Schneller Versand auf Rechnung ( Vorauszahlung vorbehalten ) . Versand mit der Post bzw. DHL ( Lieferzeit : D ca. 3-5 Tage, EU ca. 5 - 12 Tage ) .

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        Le Geographie Universelle Qui Fait Voir L'Estat Present Quatre Parties du Monde..

      Lyon: Jean Certe, 1712. Later Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Very Good Condition. 2 volumes in contemporary sheep, spines gilt in compartments. Mild edgewear, hinges slightly worn and just starting on volume one, but quite sound overall. Old note to title, slight scattered foxing - very clean overall with 11 folding maps. (12), 336pp; 405pp with a 17pp catalog at rear. Later edition of Duval's lovely pocket geography. La Connoissance et L'Usage des Globes et des Cartes de Geographie with a separate title but continuous pagination. Size: Octavo (8vo). 2-volume set (complete). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Geography & Maps; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 046298.

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        De la recherche de la vérité, où l'on traité de la nature de l'Esprit de l'homme, & l'usage qu'il en doit faire pour éviter l'erreur dans les Sciences. Sixième édition, revuë & augmentée de plusieurs eclaircissemens par N. Malebranche, prêtre de l'oratoire de Jesus. Tome premier [-quatrieme].

      Chez Michel David, 1712. 4 vol. in 16, p. [64] 552 [2], [14] 615 [1], [26] 555 [5] 11, [12] 652 [2], elegante e ricercata legatura coeva in piena pelle con nervi, doppio tassello, fregi in oro al dorso, cornici in oro all'esterno e all'interno dei piatti, sguardie in carta pettinata, tagli in rosso. Eccellente stato di conservazione. - Ultima ediz. stampata vivente l'autore, Brunet nel Manuale la giudica la migliore e più completa. Come nuovo

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        A Discovery of Subterranean Treasure, viz. Of all manner of Mines & Minerals, from the Gold to the Coal, with plain Directions and Rules for the finding of them in all Kingdoms and Countries. Also the Art of Melting, Refining, and Assaying them made plain and easie to every Ordinary Capacity, so that they may with small Charge try the value of such Oars as shall be found either by Rule or Accident. To which is added, A real Experiment, to try whether a Piece of Gold be True or Counterfeit, without defacing or altering the form thereof, with more Certainty that any Goldsmith or Refiner could formerly do

      Booksellers of London and Westminster, London 1712 - Important treatise on mineralogy considered the first useful text in English on metallurgical matters, it is essentially a technical guide to mining and metallurgy which in part speculates about America's potential as a source of rare ores. First published in 1639 in 4to format; in 1679 it appeared in this pamphlet format. The tract contains factual information illustrated by the author's own experiments and includes the following topics: the generation of mountains and metals; the signs of mines of minerals; the smelting and refining of Lead, Tinn, Iron, Copper, Silver and Gold; How true and perfect Gold may be made by Art; How to find Pit-coal; and how to colour with plant dyes. Plattes refers to the possibility of productive mining in the colonies, referring to New-England, Virginia, Bermudas, & c.: "these Mines, if they prove rich, would yield more Gain in one year than their Tobacco, and such Trifles, would yield in their whole Lives." (p5). Plattes was an extremely poor author who wanted to reprint this pamphlet in 'The Treasure House of Nature Unlocked' in 1644, but there is no record of this occurring. The author died of starvation in the 1650s. Pamphlet, 8vo, 22pp. Later single stitch bound with the original holes visible. Light general toning of paper with early ink mark in top corner. OCLC: 488659473.

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        Istoria della repubblica di Venezia, in tempo della Sacra Lega contra Maometto IV., e tre suoi Successori, Gran Sultani de' Turchi. Parte prima. Terza impressione. [ Istoria della repubblica di Venezia, ove insieme narrasi la guerra per la successione delle Spagne al re Carlo II. Parte seconda. Quarta impressione].

      Appresso Gio. Manfrè, 1712. 2 vol. in 8, p. [8] 688 [44], [8] 815 [41]; marca editoriale al frontespizio di entrambi i volumi (fenice che risorge dalla fiamma), testatine incise con fig. allegoriche all'inizio di ciascun capitolo, capilettera; ottima leg. coeva in piena pelle con dorso a 5 nervi, tass. e fregi in oro, tagli spruzzati. Ottime condizioni

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        Demosthenis Orationes De Republica Ad Populum Habitae: Latio donatae ab Jo: Vincentio Lucchesinio patritio Lucensi, cum notis criticis, & historicis. Ad SS. Dnm Nostrum Clementem Undecimum Pontificem Maximum.

      Ex Typographia Antonii de Rubeis in Platea Cerensi, , 1712. Romae, Ex Typographia Antonii de Rubeis in Platea Cerensi, 1712. Large Octavo. XII, 232 pages. Original Hardcover (Pigskin) with contemporary handwritten title on spine. Very good condition with only minor signs of external wear. Small, professional repair to upper spine. Some paper damage with text-loss internally to pages 315 - 320. From the library of Johannes Rust, Trinity College Cambridge. His small bookplate pasted to the dedication page. Contemporary entries in ink on the pastedown and endpaper. Demosthenes (Demosthénes 384?322 BC) was a Greek statesman and orator of ancient Athens. His orations constitute a significant expression of contemporary Athenian intellectual prowess and provide an insight into the politics and culture of ancient Greece during the 4th century BC. Demosthenes learned rhetoric by studying the speeches of previous great orators. He delivered his first judicial speeches at the age of 20, in which he argued effectively to gain from his guardians what was left of his inheritance. For a time, Demosthenes made his living as a professional speech-writer (logographer) and a lawyer, writing speeches for use in private legal suits.nnDemosthenes grew interested in politics during his time as a logographer, and in 354 BC he gave his first public political speeches. He went on to devote his most productive years to opposing Macedon's expansion. He idealized his city and strove throughout his life to restore Athens' supremacy and motivate his compatriots against Philip II of Macedon. He sought to preserve his city's freedom and to establish an alliance against Macedon, in an unsuccessful attempt to impede Philip's plans to expand his influence southward by conquering all the Greek states.nnAfter Philip's death, Demosthenes played a leading part in his city's uprising against the new king of Macedonia, Alexander the Great. However, his efforts failed and the revolt was met with a harsh Macedonian reaction. To prevent a similar revolt against his own rule, Alexander's successor in this region, Antipater, sent his men to track Demosthenes down. Demosthenes took his own life, in order to avoid being arrested by Archias, Antipater's confidant.nnThe Alexandrian Canon compiled by Aristophanes of Byzantium and Aristarchus of Samothrace recognised Demosthenes as one of the ten greatest Attic orators and logographers. Longinus likened Demosthenes to a blazing thunderbolt, and argued that he "perfected to the utmost the tone of lofty speech, living passions, copiousness, readiness, speed". Quintilian extolled him as lex orandi ("the standard of oratory"), and Cicero said about him that inter omnis unus excellat ("he stands alone among all the orators"), and he also acclaimed him as "the perfect orator" who lacked nothing. (Wikipedia)

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        The History of Timon of Athens, the Man-Hater. First writen [sic] by Mr. Wil. Shakespear, & since altered by Mr. Tho. Shadwell. [The Hague].

      Printed by T. Johnson, Bookseller at the Hague. 1712 107, [1]9, titlepage device. 8vo. Some light foxing. Bound in recent full polished tree calf, gilt label.ESTC N17956, noting that it was also issued as part of: 'A collection of the best English plays', 1710-21, published by Thomas Johnson, the noted pirate. His intention was to issue an extensive serial collection that could be sold individually or bound into multi-play volumes -- the first of two transformative innovations that were to alter the whole landscape of play publication in England. Between 1710 and 1712 Johnson published new editions of forty English plays. [He] was definitely anxious to publish current versions. His original list of forty plays included eight Shakespeare titles. Macbeth, Hamlet, Othello, Henry IV

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        Ovid's art of love. In three books. Translated by Mr. Dryden, Mr. Congreve, &c. Together with the remedy of love. To which are added, the court of love. A tale from Chaucer. And the history of love. Adorn'd with cuts [Ars Amatoria]

      London printed for J. Tonson; and sold by W. Taylor at the Ship in Pater-Noster-Row, 1712 8vo: [8]174,179-482[pagination irregular but text continuous]pp, with frontispiece and six further copper-engraved plates by Guernier. The History of Love, by Charles Hopkins, with separate title page dated 1709. Contemporary speckled calf, spine gilt in six compartments between raised bands, red morocco lettering piece gilt, edges speckled red. A handsome scarce early edition, binding nicely preserved (beautifully rebacked), pages fresh and bright (faint tide marks to upper margins of a few), plates in rich, dark impressions. Case 252 (b). Near Fine A reissue of the edition of 1709 with a new title page (Case). Ovid's Art of Love (Ars Amatoria), a manual on seduction and intrigue provides (in its first and second books) instruction to men in meeting and seducing women and in preventing others from stealing them. With the poet's Remedy of Love (Remedia Amoris), it completes his corpus of elegiac, erotic poetry, but it is also, in part, a satire on didactic poetry, offering such advise as Don't Forget Her Birthday!, Let Her Miss You?But Not For Long, and Don't Ask About Her Age. The third book offers similar advice to women: Make-Up, But In Private, Beware of False Lovers, and Try Young and Older Lovers. Sexual matters are dealt with at the end of each book, with, for example, the second book addressing the pleasures of simultaneous orgasm and the third various sexual positions, with women exhorted to choose the most suitable after taking into account the proportions of their own bodies. N. B. With few exceptions (always identified), we only stock books in exceptional condition. All orders are packaged with care and posted promptly. Satisfaction guaranteed.

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         L'Arcenal de chirurgie Nouvellement traduit en François par un célèbre médecin. Augmenté de plusieurs réflexions sur la théorie, et de quantité de remèdes ... avec un traité des Accouchemens, naturels & contre nature: la Description de deux monstres humains & une Dissertation sur un autre Monstre, né à Lyon le 28 de septembre 1702. Enrichi de 50 figures...

      Lyon, Leonard de La Roche, 1712, de 8ff. n. ch. dont le front. gravé, 369pp. 1f. 138pp. & 11ff. de table, ill. de de 50 planches d'instruments chirurgicaux et opérations diverses certaines se dépl. et dont deux représentant un monstre, 1 figure in t., pl. basane époque, dos orné, coiffes et coins usés, qq. ff. très lég. brunis. Très recherché. L'ouvrage doit sa réputation à l'abondance des gravures qui montrent les instruments, appareils et opérations de chirurgie en usage aux XVIIe & XVIIIe siècles. La première édition ne comportait que 43 planches. ¶ Garrison Morton 5571 (pour la 1ère édition latine de 1655) "Scultetus is famous for his illustrations of surgical procedures and instruments. This was the most popular surgical text of the 17th century." - Hahn & Dumaître, p. 201/204 - Waller 8790 (ne décrit que l'édition française de 1675) - Bayle & Thillaye I.465 - Blake p.412 - Dezeimeris IV. 132

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        Miscellaneous Poems and Translations [The Rape of the Lock]

      1st Edition London: Printed for Bernard Lintott, 1712. FIRST EDITION, containing the FIRST APPEARANCE of Pope's The Rape of the Lock. "The earliest version of Pope's mock heroic poem The Rape of the Lock, composed in a fortnight during summer 1711, had for nine months been anonymously printed in Bernard Lintot's Miscellany. The masterpiece of Pope's earlier period, The Rape of the Lock (1712, 1714) had its origin in a quarrel between two Catholic families, apparently over the provocative cutting off of a lock of hair by Lord Petre from the head of Arabella Fermor..."The poem... is far from being a mere social satire in which a trivial quarrel is mocked by being presented in epic terms. Indeed, by the time the poem has been thoughtfully read it is not really clear that the quarrel is trivial. The 'Heroi-Comical' in Pope's hands is a volatile mixture: some of its comedy rebounds on the epic conventions that are primarily deployed to mock the foolish and vain. In the shining lock of hair Pope contemplates beauty, reputation, conquest in love and war, anger, humour, and resignation. The political facets of the poem, parts only of the total multi-faceted effect, have recently come more into the light, so that the work has its own angle on historical change. Not only does the poem have many targets, all seen through the prism of Belinda and her lock, but it also has many tones, those of subtle comedy, outright farce, and lofty sadness" (DNB).Pope sold this 2-canto version to Lintott for 7 pounds in March 1712; in 1714 an expanded 5-canto version was issued.London: Printed for Bernard Lintott, 1712. Octavo, contemporary paneled calf rebacked. With engraved frontispiece and half-title. Some light marginal worming, light occasional dampstaining (not affecting Pope's verses). A handsome copy. Very Good.

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        La concordance des prophéties de Nostradamus avec l'histoire depuis Henri II jusqu'à Louis le Grand. La vie et l'apologie de cet auteur. Ensemble quelques essais d'explications sur plusieurs de ses autres prédictions tant sur le présent que sur l'avenir.

      Paris, Morel, 1712. ____ L'auteur de cette explication des prophéties était Balthasar Guynaud, gouverneur des pages de la chambre de Louis XIV. Il cherche à montrer que les prophéties pour le temps passé se sont accomplies. "Nouvelle édition, revue, corrigée et augmentée de nouvelles prophéties avec leurs explications". Illustré par un portrait hors-texte de Nostradamus. Petit accroc à la coiffe, début de fente à la charnière, mais bon exemplaire. *****. In-12. Collation : portrait, (38), 416, (2) pp. Veau brun, dos à nerfs orné. (Reliure de l'époque.).

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        A Full and Impartial Account of the Discovery of Sorcery and Witchcraft, Practis'd by Jane Wenham . . . upon the Bodies of Anne Thorn, Anne Street . . . The Proceedings against Her from Her being first Apprehended, till She was Committed to Gaol [etc.]

      Printed for E. Curll . . . in Fleetstreet. First edition of the immediately popular and oft-reprinted account of England's last trial condemning a witch, the accused known also for "swearing, idleness, thievery, and whoredom", found guilty, and sentenced to be hanged, but then pardoned. ?Original self-wraps, disbound, quite browned and foxed, a usable copy only; 36 pages. Printed for E. Curll . . . in Fleetstreet, London, 1712.

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        La fausse Clelie, histoire françoise, galante et comique

      - Chez Pierre Witte, à Paris 1712, In-12 (8,5x15cm), (2) 318pp. (2), relié. - Edizione originale. Un frontespizio senza segno. Frontespizio in rosso e nero. Bound in pieno vitello marrone Mouchet e periodo E. Dei nervi spinali lavorato. Come un pezzo di pelle beige. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Nouvelle édition et première parisienne après 2 éditions hollandaises dont l'originale en 1670. Un frontispice et 5 figures très jolies et non signées. Page de titre en rouge et noir. Reliure en plein veau glacé brun moucheté d'époque. Dos à nerf orné. PIèce de titre en maroquin beige. Coiffe de tête flottante. Mors inférieur en partie fendu et ouvert. Manque au mors supérieur en queue. Roman sentimental qui se déroule à Vaux-le-Vicomte et dont l'intrigue est pour le moins assez extraordinaire. Le Marquis de Ribeville tombe amoureux d'une jeune fille mélancolique et silencieuse. Il la sauve d'un certain péril. Celle-ci raconte son histoire en se prenant pour Célie, l'héroïne du roman éponyme de Scudery. Elle serait donc la fille de Clélius, en retraite à Carthage pour éviter la vengeance du dernier des Tarquins. Le nom que l'on donnait alors à ce genre de malade était celui de visionnaire . Le roman contient de multiples histoires amoureuses secondaires épousant en cela les préoccupations des courtisans résidant à Vaux et Fontainebleau.  

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        An Essay on the Genius and Writings of Shakespear: with some letters of criticism to the Spectator

      London: Bernard Lintott at the Cross-Keys, 1712. By John Dennis (1657-1734) this is a First Edition of one of the earlier works of Shakespearian criticism. Smaller Octavo, dedication + 66pp + 2pp advertisement. Half bound in dark blue morocco, otherwise a lighter blue crushed morocco, gilt stamped titling and crest to spine, small gilt stamped crests on each board also, marbled endpapers. Neat inscription on ffep by former owner relating to the purchase of the book in 1857. Small faint Birmingham Libraries stamp on title page - see picture. Binding is tight although rubbing to edges and corners otherwise Very Good. .

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        Chirurgische Operationes oder: Außführlicher Unterricht zur Wund-Artzney, mit vielen und zum Theil ganz neu-inventirt chirurgischen Instrumenten / auch sonsten denen Chirurgis zu wissen nöthigen Sachen / in Kupffer sehr deutlich fürgebildet.

      - Aus dem Französischen übersetzet von Selintes. Augsburg, Paul Küthzen 1712, 8°, Frontispiz-Porträt des Verfassers, Titelblatt in rot und schwarz, 10 Blatt, 884 S., 13 Blatt, mit 59 (von 62) Kupferstichtafeln, neu aufgebundener Original-Pergamenteinband (dieser fleckig, vorderer fliegender Vorsatz hinterlegt, durchgehend etwas fleckig. Es fehlen die Tafeln 13a, 27 und 43).

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        Collecta ex multis approbatis authoribus ab uno parochorum dioecesis Olomucensis Moravo-Ostraviensi (Valentino Gestrzabsky). 3 Bücher. Pars I: In festa totius anni ad captum simplicis populi accommodatarum. Pars II: In Dominicas ab adventu domini usque ad pascha ad captum simplicis pupuli accommodatarum. Pars III: In dominicas a paschate usque ad adventum domini ad captum simplicis populi accommodatarum. Jeder Band mit einer Titel-Kupfertafel und Anfangs- und Schlussvignetten.

      Brunae, Typis Joannis Francisci Swoboda. 1712. 4°. XII/853, XII/726, VIII/835 Seiten, 4, 2, 2 Blätter Errores. Lederbände der Zeit auf 4 Bünden und mit montiertem zweifarbigen Rückenschildchen. (Deckel tlws. leicht gebogen. Schwacher handschriftl. Einzeilenvermerk auf Titel. Rücken von I und III tlws. angeplatzt. Band I ohne Vorsatz/Deckelinnenseite, fliegender Vorsatz und Schnitt fleckig. Textteile vereinzelt fleckig, meist randfleckig). - Im übrigen trotz Altersspuren gut erhaltene, vollständige Exemplare ohne Eintragungen. (Sprache: Lateinisch la) Versand D: 4,70 EUR Illustriertes Buch, pictorial copy, Kirchengeschichte, Kupferstich, Ortskunde, Landeskunde, Theologie, Brünn, Mähren, Olmütz, Tschechien

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        Bibliotheca Marckiana quorum omnium Publica fiet Auctio. In Taberna Libraria Abrahami de Hondt, Bibliopolae. Ad diem 31. Octobr. & sequent. 1712

      - Finely engraved frontis. 10 p.l. (incl. frontis.), 192, 250, 284 pp. Three parts in one vol. 8vo, cont. sheep (upper joint a little cracked but strong, minor wear & rubbing to binding), spine gilt, red morocco lettering piece on spine. The Hague: A. de Hondt, 1712. Rare. While N.U.C. puts this under Henricus Hadrianus van der Marck, B.M.C. has it under Joannes à Marck, a professor of theology and Blogie attributes the catalogue to Thomas Nicolaas van der Marck. See Taylor, Book Catalogues, p. 252 for a discussion. This was an important and large library and the sale catalogue contains 8439 lots, including many 15th and 16th century books as well as early MSS. The attractive frontispiece depicts a group of putti in the library. Fine crisp copy. ? Blogie, IV, col. 7. Peignot, p. 112. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A Genealogical and Historical Account of the Illustrious Name of Stuart, from the First Original, to the Accession to the Imperial Crown of Scotland

      Printed for David Freebairn and Henry Knox. Hardcover. B01N9U15W9 1712 first edition, Printed for David Freebairn and Henry Knox (Edinburgh, Scotland), 4 1/4 x 7 1/8 inches tall full leather bound, rebacked at some point employing the original gilt-ruled boards with a slightly darker brown leather spine, five raised bands and gilt-lettered red leather label to spine, marbled endpapers, [12], 155, [1] pp. Moderate to heavy rubbing and edgewear to boards. Old blue leather repairs to inner hinges between marbled pastedowns and endpapers. Armorial bookplate of a George Harrison to front pastedown. A few pages with slight to moderate staining or creasing. Otherwise, an excellent copy of this scarce work. The English Short Title Catalog (No. T121795) locates only 10 copies at institutions worldwide, most in Scotland, with only three in the United States - at the Folger Shakespeare and Library of Congress in Washington; and the University of Texas. ~AA~ English Short Title Catalog No. T121795. Full title: A genealogical and historical account of the illustrious name of Stuart, from the first original, to the accession to the imperial crown of Scotland. Being the Long-Expected work of that Great Antiquary, David Symson, M. A., Historiographer Royal for Scotland. The House of Stuart, originally Stewart and, in Gaelic, Stiubhard was a European royal house that originated in Scotland. The dynasty's patrilineal Breton ancestors had held the office of High Steward of Scotland since the 12th century, after arriving by way of Norman England. The royal Stewart line was founded by Robert II, and they were Kings and Queens of Scots from the late 14th century through the union with England in 1707. Mary I, Queen of Scots was brought up in France, where she adopted the French spelling of the name, Stuart. Her son, James VI of Scotland, inherited the thrones of England and Ireland upon the death of Elizabeth I in 1603. Except for the period of the Commonwealth, 1649-1660, the Stuarts were monarchs of England, Scotland and Ireland until 1707; then of Great Britain and Ireland, to the death of Queen Anne in 1714. . Good. 1712. First Edition.

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        Herrn D. Philipp Jacob Speners/Weyland Königl. Preuss. Consistorial-Raths und Probsts in Berlin/Theologische Bedencken, Und andere Brieffliche Antworten auf geistliche/sonderlich zur erbauung gerichtete materien/zu unterschiedenen zeiten aufgesetzet/endlich auf langwieriges Anhalten Christlicher Freunde in einige Ordnung gebracht/und nun zum dritten mal heraus gegeben. Erster Theil.

      Verlegung des Waysen-Hauses 1712 - Original vellum; gilt-stamped leather spine label. No library stamps or markings. A few pencil underlines in text area. Contents clean; no foxing; German text/fraktur. In three sections: 784pp + 324pp + 904pp. 22cm x 16cm x 9.5cm. The third section "Anderer Theil" is dated 1713. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Das Te Deum Laudamus in der Hoff Capellen. Original-Kupfertafel aus: Beschreibung, was auf Ableiben Weyland Ihrer Keyserlichen Majestät Josephi, biß nach vorgegangener Erb-Huldigung, welche dem Römischen Keyser Carolo dem Sechsten ... die gesamte Nider-Oesterreichische Stände den 8. Novembris 1712 abgelegt, ... sich Merkwürdiges hat zugetragen.

      Wien: Johann Jakob Kürner, 1712. ORIGINAL-KUPFERSTICH. 1 Blatt Bildtafel Doppelblattgroßer Original-Kupferstich von C. Engelbrecht und J. A. Pfeffel nach J. C. Hakhofer aus dem Jahr 1712 in einem altersgemäß noch SEHR GUTEN Zustand. Blatt mittig gefaltet, Falz und Blattränder leicht gebräunt. Papier hervorragend erhalten. Auf Wunsch übersenden wir Ihnen gerne ein Photo mit höherer Auflösung. atx Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        Münchner Illustrierte Presse: 11. Jahrgang 1934 ( Heft 1 - 52 7. Januar bis 27. Dezember 1934 ). In 2 Bänden aufgebunden.

      Mit 1712 Seiten und tausenden von schwarz-weißen Abbildungen und Illustrationen, alle Bereiche des Lebens betreffen: Politik, Kultur, Kunst, Wirtschaft, Sport, Militär, Bavarica usw. In 2 roten Halbleinenbänden der Zeit mit goldgeprägtem Einbandrücken, Folio ( 37 x 28 cm ) Einbände leicht berieben, Ecken und Kanten gering bestoßen. Innen Papier durchgehend leicht gebräunt, wenige Seiten gering fleckig oder gering angeknickt, wenige Seiten mit kleinen Randläsionen im weißen Außenrand. Insgesamt guter Zustand. - selten - ( Gesamtgewicht ca. 7000 Gramm ) ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available )

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        A Cruising Voyage Round the World: First to the South-Seas, thence to the East Indies, and homewards by the Cape of Good Hope. Begun in 1708, and finished in 1711. Containing a journal of all the remarkable transactions.an account of Alexander Selkirk's living alone four years and four months on an island

      printed for A. Bell and B. Lintot, London 1712 - (7 1/2 x 4 3/4 inches). 5 engraved folding maps. Contemporary panelled calf, expertly rebacked to style, spine with raised bands in six compartments, red morocco lettering piece Provenance: Thomas Cholmodeley (armorial bookplate) First edition of an important early Pacific voyage and a British buccaneering classic. Rogers, who was accompanied by William Dampier as his pilot, went out via Cape Horn, rescued Alexander Selkirk from the island of Juan Fernandez (making this the source book for Robinson Crusoe , with an account of his experiences), and then attacked Spanish shipping on the west coast of South America and Mexico, succeeding in taking the Acapulco galleon in 1709, as well as other prizes. The expedition went as far north as California, and put into various ports in South America. The maps show the voyagers' track around the world and the South Sea coast of America from the island of Chiloe to Acapulco. The sources for some of these maps include manuscripts taken from the Spanish on the expedition. Rogers's eyewitness account of his adventures provides an important contemporary source for its vivid descriptions of buccaneering life on the high seas. European Americana 712/194; Cowan p.194; Cox I, 46; Hill (2004) 1479; Howes R421, "b."; Sabin 72753; Streeter sale 2429; Wagner Spanish Southwest 78; Borba de Moraes, p. 744 ("very rare"); NMM, Piracy & Privateering, 472. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Veues et parties principales de Louis=bourg . Prospect und Theile des Fürstl. Hauses und Gartens Ludwigs=burg.

      - Augsburg, J. Wolff, 1712. Quer-Folio. 12 Kupfertafeln. Marmorierte Kartonage d. Zeit in moderner Halbleder-Kassette (Umschlag etwas fleckig u. beschabt, Rücken erneuert). Prächtige Folge von Entwürfen für die Schloß- und Gartenanlage des unter Herzog Eberhard Ludwig erbauten württembergischen Residenzschlosses Ludwigsburg. - Johann Friedrich Nette (1672-1714) war ab 1707 als Nachfolger von Jenisch Oberbaudirektor und Bauleiter des Schlosses Ludwigsburg, seit 1709 Bauinspektor beim Stuttgarter Bauamt. Seine hier veröffentlichten Baupläne blieben, nach seinem frühen Tod, auch für Frisoni zunächst maßgebend. Zwar ausgehend von dem Grundriß Jenischs, im Aufriß aber selbständig, baute er zwischen 1707 und 1714 Fürstenbau, "Riesen"- und Rittersaalbau sowie den westlichen Eckpavillon des Schlosses. - Die von Jeremias Wolff nach Nette gestochenen Kupfer in Doppelblattgröße (Platten ca. 30 x 40 cm) zeigen auf dem gestochenen Titel das Wappen von Eberhard Ludwig, Herzog zu Württemberg und Teck, ferner 17 verschiedene Gesamt- und Teilansichten, darunter drei Schloßveduten, ein Vogelschaubild der gesamten Anlage mit Park, Grundrisse, Nebengebäude und architektonische Details. Die Kupfer dieses Exemplars waren früher in der Mitte gefalzt und als Hochformat gebunden, wurden dann jedoch quer (d. h. geglättet und linksbündig) eingebunden. - Schefold, Württemberg 4787-4798 (datiert 1709); Thieme/Becker XXV, 399; Ornamentstichslg Berlin 2092. - Etwas gebräunt u. verstaubt, durchgehend mit vertikaler Knickfalte. Wenige kl. Randeinrisse, Titel mit langem hinterlegten Einriß. Letzte Tafel wasserrandig. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Opera omnia, hoc est Phaleg, Canaan et Hierozoicon. Quibus accesserunt disserttaiones variae. 3 Bände.

      Leiden und Utrecht, Boutesteyn u.a., 1707-, 1712. - Folio, circa 39,3 x 26 cm. Mit gestochenem Portrait, 1 Frontispiz und 13 teils gefalteten Kupferstichkarten Lederbände d. Zt. mit Rückenvergoldung "Waller 11786; vgl. Fück 84 u. Tobler 211. Umfassende Gesamtausgabe der Werke des Theologen, Orientalisten, Geographen und Naturforschers Samuel Bochart (1599-1667). Das Hierozoicon (erstmals 1663 erschienen) beschreibt sämtliche in der Bibel erwähnten Tiere mit zahlreichen hebräischen und auch arabischen Zitaten. Die zoologische Untersuchung bezieht sich z.B. auch mehrfach auf die Schriften arabischer Naturhistoriker wie al-Damiri (vgl. Wood S. 245), Qazwini, den Qamus etc. und gilt als Meilenstein der Auswertung wissenschaftlicher arabischer Texte im Westen. Die "Geographia sacra", hier als dritter Band mit weiteren Abhandlungen vorliegend, erklärt die Geographie der Bibel mit schönen grossen Landkarten, darunter Zypern, Sizilien, Griechenland, Italien, Spanien, Palaestina etc. - Kollation: I. Portrait, 6 Bll., 63 SS., 1094 Spp., 91 SS. - II. Titel mit gest. Vignette, 1 Bl., 888 Spp., 79 SS. - III. Kupfertitel, Titel mit gest. Vignette, 3 Bll., 44 SS., 2 Bll., 1224 (recte 1214) Spp., 30 Bll., 13 teils gefaltete Kupferkarten. - Teils etwas gebtäunt, verienzelt leicht fleckig, meist jedoch recht sauber. Einbände berieben, Ecken bestossen, mit Wurmstichen (im Band 3 teils auch leicht auf die ersten Blätter), Rücken an den Kapitalen mit Ausbesserungen, aber solide und insgesamt recht dekorativ trotz der guten Restaurierungen. " "- Teils etwas gebtäunt, verienzelt leicht fleckig, meist jedoch recht sauber. Einbände berieben, mit Wurmstichen (im Band 3 teils auch leicht auf die ersten Blätter), Rücken an den Kapitalen. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Der Sorgfältige, Neuvermehrte Haus- und Wirthschafts-Verwalter, Welcher durchs gantze Jahr zeiget: Was so wohl in Wirtschaffts-Rechnungen, Als auch im Haußwesen, Acker-Bau, Vieh-Zucht, Gärtnerey und andern Oeconomischen Sachen, in acht zu nehmen und zu verrichten [...] Nebst einem wohl approbirten Vieh-, Roß- und Artzeney-Buche [...] Und mit einem wohl eingerichteten Koch- und Trenchier-Büchlein.

      3 Bl., 678 S., 16 Bl. Mit gestochenem Frontispiz und 3 Textholzschnitten. 4 (21 x 18,5 cm). Leder der Zeit mit Rückenschild. Vierte Ausgabe (erstmals 1712) des anonym gebliebenen Hausvaterbuches zu allen Bereichen der Wirtschafts- und Gutsverwaltung. "Obwohl ein Teil der Ratschläge noch nach der Astrologie gegeben wird, zeigt besonders die Vorrede, daß der Autor die aktuellen Diskussionen der für die Verbesserung der Landwirtschaft Engagierten zur Kenntnis nimmt" (Böning/Siegert 139 zur Ausgabe 1746). - Gastronomisch interessant die Schlußkapitel ab Seite 501: "Vom Wein", "Vom Malzmachen, Bierbrauen, Wein- und Bier-Eßig zu machen", "Einleitung zum Distiliren und Brandtewein-Brennen", "Vom Coffee und dessen Zubereitung", "Von Zubereitung allerhand Gebackens und Confituren" sowie "Kurzgefaßtes Koch-Buch". - Etwas gebräunt und gering fleckig. Einband wenig berieben, das obere Kapital minimal eingerissen, Rückenvergoldung oxidiert. Schönes Exemplar. *Böning/Siegert 206. Horn/Arndt 341. Schöllhorn 196. Schoene3, 3826. Weiss 3639.

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        Mémoires pour servir a l'histoire de la maison de Brandenbourg. D'après l'original. (3 Tle. in 1 Bd.).

      Kl.4, 1 Bl. gest. Frontispiz, Titelbl. in rot und schwarz m. gest. Vign., XVI Bl., 208 S. 2 Bll., 212 S. 1 Bl., 154 S., Vign. m. 2 weitere Vign. von Schleuen, 21 gest. Initialen, 30 Kuperstich-Vign. v. G. Fr. Schmidt sowie 2 gefalt. Kupferstich Stammtaf., 2 Faltkarten)., HLdr. der Zeit über 5 echten Bünden, goldgeprägter Rückentitel, Deckel etwas fleckig und berieben, Ecken etwas stärker, innen sauber Text. franz. Cohen/Ricci 411 Holzmann-Bohatta III, 4260 - Zweite Ausgabe der Mémoires Friedrichs des Große (1712-1786) mit den reizenden Vignetten. Das Werk erschien erstmals 1751 nur in kleiner Auflage als Privatdruck für Freunde des Herrschers. Der Geschichte des Hauses Brandenburg ist ein "Discours Preliminaire" vorangestellt. Georg Friedrich Schmidt (1712-1775) gilt neben Johann Heinrich Meil (1729-1803) und Daniel Chodowiecki (1726-1801) als Hauptvertreter des Berliner Kupferstiches im 18. Jahrhundert.

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