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        Histoire de la conqueste du Mexique, ou de la Nouvelle Espagne, par Fernand Cortez, traduite de l'Espagnol de dom Antoine de Solis, par l'auteur du Triumvirat

      Paris: Par la Compagnie des Libraires, MDCCXIV [1714]. Complete in two duodecimo volumes. [34],537,[19]; [14],494,[18]pp, with 2 folding maps and 11 plates (10 if which folding, including ). Contemporary full tobacco-brown continental calf, ribbed spines in six compartments (two of which lettered in gilt), upper covers with gilt royal escutcheons (defaced), edges sprinkled red, plain period end papers, gold silk page-markers. WorldCat lists only five copies, all in the United States. A Fine unsophisticated set, in handsome bindings Sabin, generally clean and bright with excellent impressions of the plates. Alden 714/129. Palau 318678. Cox II, p. 239. Sabin 86477. Hill 1600 (for the first Madrid edition). Fourth Edition, translated into French from the first Spanish edition (Madrid, 1684) by Antonio de Solis, preceding by a decade the first English edition of 1724. Based on the letters of Cortés and the works of Francisco Lopez de Gomara and Bernal Diaz del Castillo, the Historia, covering the three years between the appointment of Cortés to command the invading force and the fall of the city of Mexico, remained the most important European source on Latin American history through the first part of the nineteenth century and "deservedly ranks as a Spanish prose classic." (Hill) "[U]ndoubtedly the most popular history of America that had then been written, [with] the number of editions published even up to the nineteenth century, in Spanish, French, Italian, English and German, testify[ing] to its popularity." (Cox) Illustrations include a map of Mexico; views of sailing ships, temples and battles, and two magnificent panoramas.

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        Wahrhafte und gründtliche Nachricht von dem jenigen, so vor und nach der am 14. Februarii Anno 1713. beschehenen Einräumung der Festung Tönningen an den königl. Schwedischen Feldt-Marschall, den Grafen von Steenbock, [.].

      - Utan ort, (1714). 4:o. (19) s. Fläckig, med en ful fläck på s. (3-4). Genomgående med kanterna uppfodrade, med textförlust på s. (17-18). Ojämnt skuren. Sammanbunden med:Capitulations puncta, so wegen ubergebung der Veste und Stadt Tönningen. Zu Tätenbüll in dem Eyderstädtischen den 7. Febr. 1714. geschlossen, worauff den 10. ejusd. die Tönningsche Guarnison laut getroffenen Accord, aussgezogen und mit einer Escort nach Eutin convoyret worden. Siebey eine accurate Liste von denen in dieser Blocquade Verstorbenen. Utan ort, 1714. 4:o. (8) s. Lagerfläckig. Sammanbunden med: Zufällige Unterredung, zwischen einem Märckischen und Lüneburgischen Edelmann, Brietz und Isburg, uber den gegenwärtigen Zustand in Holstein, geführt im November Anno 1713. Köln, Peter Marteau, 1714. 4:o. 32 s. Liten fuktrand i nedre ytterhörnet. Sammanbunden med: Als se. Excellentz der Herr Geheimte Rath von Wedderkop, unter allgemeiner Freude, aus Tönningen befreyet, in Schleszwig glücklich wieder ankam, könte man über die verherrligte Unschuld mit ungebundener Poësie glückwünschen aus zuruffen nicht unterlassen. Köln, Peter Marteau, 1714. 4:o. (8) s. Lätt lagerfläckig. Sammanbunden med: Die Erlösung der gefangener Unschuld sahe als Se. Excellentz der Herr Gemeimbte Rath von Wedderkop, bey ubergab der Veste Tönning in völlige Freyheit mit Ehren und Ruhm trat, glückwündschend an ein bewunderer göttlicher Schickung. Utan ort, 1714. 4:o. (4) s. Lagerfläckig. Sammanbunden med: Schreiben des Herrn Geheimen Raths von Wedderkop, an des Herrn Administratoris zu Schleszwig Holstein Hochfürstl. Dursch. de Date Schleszwig den 22 Febr. 1714. Utan ort, (1714). 4:o. (4) s. Lagerfläckig. Nära samtida hfrbd, ryggen med upphöjda bind och beige titeletikett. Återkommande mindre maskhål i nedre inre hörnet. Ur Ericsbergs bibliotek. Warmholtz 5763, 5739 (variant), 5760. Bibl. danica III, sp. 290, 294. Klemming, Sveriges förhållanden s. 285, för andra arbetet, och 345, för sista arbetet. Efter segern vid Gadebusch tog Magnus Stenbock i början av januari 1713 skydd med hela sin armé i fästningen Tönningen i det med svenskarna allierade Holstein-Gottorp, dit han välkomnades av kommendanten Zacharias Wolf. Tönningen belägrades genast av danskarna. Fästningen var inte på långa vägar förberedd för de ca 22000 människor och 1000 hästar som anlänt, och redan i maj måste Stenbock på grund av svält och sjukdomar kapitulera med hela sin armé; den s.k. ?kapitulationen i Tönningen? Drygt ett halvår senare, den 10 februari 1714, måste även Wolf och hela fästningen kapitulera till danskarna.Det första arbetet innehåller dokument sammanställda av överauditörern E. E. Rubach, med bl.a. brev av Stenbock, Johan Claesson Banér och administratorn Christian August. Den finns i flera varianter. Det andra verket är Zacharias Wolfs kapitulation i februari 1714. vilken också finns i flera varianter. Klemming nämner tre olika. I listan på slutet läses att i blockaden avled 692 militärer, 300 desertörer och 399 kvinnor och barn, dessutom avled över 700 personer i själva staden.Juristen och hovrådet Magnus von Wedderkop (1637?1721) från Kiel, som hade suttit fänglad i Tönningen i fyra år, blev i samband med kapitulationen befriad och i dessa verser hyllad.

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        The Adventures of Rivella; or, The History of the Author of the Atalantis . . . Deliver'd in a Conversation to the Young Chevalier D'Aumont in Somerset-House Garden, by Sir Charles Lovemore. Done into English from the French

      London: Printed [for Edmund Curll], 1714, 1714. First edition. NCBEL II, 987; Straus, The Unspeakable Curll, page 227; ESTC T65369. Fine copy.. 8vo, recent brown calf period style by Philip Dusel, red morocco label, gilt rules, decorations and lettering. Frontis. Additional leaf with a printed key to the characters from Curll's later editions bound in at the end. The fictionalized memoirs of novelist, playwright and journalist Delarivier Manley (c.1670-1724). The story, written under the guise of a translation and in part a roman à clef about contemporary characters, scandals and affairs, is told in a conversation between two gentleman who discuss the life of Rivella, though she is not present. This mask of translation was a means for Manley to sing the praises of her own charms and to defend her reputation, which had come under attack because, as the narrator notes, "what is not a Crime in Men is scandalous and unpardonable in Woman, as she herself has very well observ'd in divers Places, throughout her own Writings." Rivella went through several editions, but Manley's name was not attached to it until after her death, at which time the publisher Curll also printed a key to the characters.

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        Biblia, Das ist: Die gantze Heilige Schrifft Alten und Neuen Testaments, Teutsch Herrn D. Martin Luthers, Seel. Mit dessen Schönen Vorreden, Rand-Glossen und beygefügten Zeit-Rechnungen, auch dritten Buch der Maccabeer, und Zugabe desz dritten und vierdten Buchs Eszdrä, samt nutzlichen und Lehr-reichen Summarien, ach sehr vielen Locis-Parallelis, oder gleich-lautenden Schrifft-Stellen, item, einer gantz neuen, sehr nutzlichen und accuraten Nachricht von der Erb-Folge der Jüdischen Hohen-Priester, von Aaron bisz auf die letzte Zerstörung Jerusalems. Wie auch Mit einem volkommenen Register, so statt einer Real-Concordanz zu auszführlicher Lehr und Unterricht zu gebrauchen, ingleichem saubern Holtz-Figuren versehen, und von vormahls eingeschli

      Ulm, Eliae Kühn, and Christian Ulrich Wagner 1714 - (2, portrait, frontispiece, 58) 528, (2) 346 24, (2) 252 (2) p. Contemporary blind-stamped Pigskin over wooden boards with 4 raised bands, corner-pieces and clasps, Folio (The text block is slightly browned throughout, the first few and final 6 pages are soiled, the margins of page249/250 of the New Testament are worn. Lacks 3 of the 8 brass corner-pieces, the clasps and the lower leather strap are renewed. Some of the final engravings are only partially coloured. With a written family register of the family 'Zöch' dating from 1769 until 1823 on the endpapers. Firm copy of the illustrated Ulm Luther Bible, containing the Old and New Testament and the Apocrypha, richly illustrated with handcoloured woodcuts from Matthäus Schultes. The plates are all contemporary handcoloured and include a portrait of Eberhard Ludwigs, the Duke of Würtemberg, an elaborately engraved frontispiece, 133 woodcuts in the text and some tail-pieces. The Bible is bound in a beautifully blind-stamped leather binding, decorated with different kinds of tooling and rolls.) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        An Act for Providing a Publick Reward for such Person or Persons as Shall Discover the Longitude at Sea

      London: J. Baskett, Assigns of T. Newcomb, H. Hills, 1714. First edition. [ii], 355-357, [1] pp. 4to. Contemporary blind-stamped reverse calf, red morocco spine label. Wear to lower corner of front board, some sporadic toning and foxing to text. First edition. [ii], 355-357, [1] pp. 4to. "Nothing is so much wanted and desired at Sea, than the Discovery of the Longitude" The first publication of the Longitude Act, which encouraged the discovery of a method of quickly and accurately determining a ship's longitude. "An early example of a means adopted by a government for encouraging scientific discovery and progress" (Grolier / Horblitt). The Act established the Longitude Board, tasked with evaluating proposals for measuring longitude and awarding prizes. The top prize of £20,000 was reserved for any method that could measure longitude within one half of a degree. Subsequent Longitude Acts - there was a series of such acts throughout the 18th century - added various other incentives. The problem of accurately determining longitude had confounded navigators and scientists for centuries. The common method of calculating longitude by dead reckoning relied on estimates of speed and direction and was therefore subject to cumulative errors. The need to more accurately determine longitude was brought to the fore by the Scilly naval disaster of 1707, in which four British warships and some 1500 men were lost off the Isles of Scilly after losing their bearings during a storm. The Navigation Act lead to the development of the lunar distance method in 1763 by Nevil Maskelyne and the invention of the marine chronometer by John Harrison in 1773. Harrison received more prize money under the Act than anyone else, and the marine chronometer eventually came into wide use in the 19th century. The act was issued separately and as part of the collected acts of Parliament. It is found here in a contemporary bound volume of Acts from the 10th and 12th years Queen Anne's reign. Horblit/Grolier 42a; ESTC N53213

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        Corps et compilation de tous les commentateurs anciens et modernes sur la coutume de París. Seconde edition

      París, Nicolás Gosselin, 1714 - 4 volúmenes en gran folio. Plena piel rozada y con algunos desperfectos (charnelas algo rasgadas, pequeñas pérdidas en lomos, etc.), nervios, lomo cuajado, cortes tintados. Portadas a dos tintas, con firmas. Algunas anotaciones, papel moteado. EJEMPLAR FATIGADO, PERO COMPLETO. Vol. I: retrato de Nicolás Le Camus grabado al cobre a toda página, [16]+CCXVI+1627 p, gran plano plegado (Carte de la Prevosté et Vicomté de París). Vol. II: 1942 p, galerías en margen inferior de primeras y últimas hojas, sin afectar. Vol. III: VIII+1810 p, algún pasaje subrayado con lápiz de color. V. IV: VIII+1930+[1] p, algunos pasajes subrayados con lápiz de color

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        Lex Testamentaria, Or, A Compendious System of All the Laws of..

      , 1714. 1714. London, 1714. First edition. London, 1714. First edition. "The Difficulty is to Find Out What a Man Intended After He is Dead" Nelson, William [d. 1653]. Lex Testamentaria: Or, A Compendious System of All the Laws of England, As Well Before the Statute of Henry VIII. As Since, Concerning Last Wills and Testaments. In Which Are Collected, All the Judgments and Resolutions Dispersed in the Year-Books, And All Other Reports Both in Law and Equity, What Estates in Fee, In Tail, For Life or Years, Have Been Created by Wills Either Expressly or by Implication. Treating also All of teh Cases Concerning Executory Devises and Legacies. And of All Actions, Pleas and Judgments, By, For or Against Executors, Administrators and Guardians. Very Necessary for All Such Who Are, Or May Be, Entitled to any Estates, By Vertue of Any Will or Administration, Or as Guardians to Infants. Collected in a More Plain, Easie, And Methodical Manner, Than Hitherto Hath Been Done in Any Treatise of this Nature. [London]:Printed by J. Nutt, 1714. [viii], 532, [12] pp. Octavo (7-1/2" x 4-1/2"). Recent period-style quarter calf over marbled boards, gilt title and gilt-edged raised bands with blind tooling to spine, endpapers renewed. Title page printed in red and black. Light toning to text, tiny spot between pp. 336-337 from a bit of glue (or other sticky substance), inetrnally clean. A notably handsome copy. $750. * First edition. "The Difficulty is to find out what a Man intended after he is dead; and concerning such Intentions, there have been so many nice speculations and fine Constructions both of Words and Sentences, that a Man may with great Truth affirm, many Wills have been made after the Testator himself hath been dead. (...) Lord Hales tells us in Fry and Porter's Case, that a will may be any thing, every thing, nothing, and the reason is plain, for when a man is sick, and yet hath a disposing power, he usually writes non-sense, and then the judges must rack their brains to find out what he intended" (Preface). This book had two other editions in 1724 and 1733. In addition to treatises on evidence, game law and a notable JP manual, Nelson produced editions of Dalton's Countrey Justice, Blount's Nomo Lexicon and Manwood's Laws of the Forest. English Short-Title Catalogue T82585.

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        The Works of William Shakespear Volume the Ninth

      London: by J. Tonson in the Strand, J. Knapton and D. Midwinter . . .. Very Good- with no dust jacket. 1714. First Thus. Hardcover. 1/4" missing to leather at head of spine. 1/2" chip to leather at tail of spine. Leather split along 2/3 of rear joint. Spine lettering piece rubbed and worn. Headbands lacking. Small 1/4" loss of leather at tips of corners of boards. Some small abrasions to leather on rear board. Owner's signature scribbled out on title page. Some foxing to preliminary leaves. ; The first duodecimo format printing of Shakespeare's Sonnets. [4], lvi, iv, 41, [5], 45-406 pages + 2 copperplate engravings. Contemporary full calf binding. Gilt borders to boards and gilt tooled decoration to spine. Red leather lettering piece on spine. Page dimensions: 163 x 95mm. Red speckling to page edges. Several woodcut inhabited initials, woodcut headpieces and tailpieces. In 1714 Rowe added Curll's 1710 edition of the poems to his 8 volume edition of Shakespeare to form a 9 volume set. This is Volume Nine only of that set. The Sonnets are presented as "Mr. Shakespear's Miscellany Poems", and are given individual titles e.g. "A Sweet Provocation", "Loss and Gain", "His Heart wounded by her Eye", rather than being numbered as in modern editions. Also includes the long poems "Venus and Adonis", "Tarquin", "Lucrece"; "Critical Remarks on his Poems and Plays"; "An Essay on the Art, Rise, and Progess of the Stage, in Greece, Rome, and England"; "Glossary of the Old Words us'd in these Works". "Curll again provided a matching poems' volume for the 1714 edtition, but this time Tonson drew him directly into the project, issuing some copies of the edition with a cancel title page indicating that is was in nine volumes (rather than eight) and including Curll's name in the imprint" - Murphy, page 63. [Bibliographical reference: Murphy, "Shakespeare in Print" 182.] ; 12mo .

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        NOMI COGNOMI ETA E BLASONI ARALDICAMENTE DESCRITTI E DELINEATI DE' VENETI PATRIZJ VIVENTI e de' genitori loro defonti con croce, e coll'anno, che morirono per il piu segnati, matrimoni, e figli di essi nel libro d'oro registrati, compresi pure gli ecclesiastici ... Opera che sara annualmente megliorata, e rimodernata

      Venezia Tomassini 1714 16° Pagine 1 carta bianca + occhietto inciso + 12 non numerate + 260 + ARALDO DE' VENETI PATRIZJ DEL P. CORONELLI di pagine 22 completamente incise dal Coronelli rappresentanti lo stemmario araldico delle famiglie nbili venete + 1 carta bianca. Legatura coeva in pegamena con lievissime sbucciature. Piccola mancanza al frontespizio. Ottima copia. Rarissima prima edizione. Cfr: Cicogna p. 317 Saccardo, La stampa periodica veneziana fino alla caduta della Repubblica p. 121-122

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        Tabulae anatomicae

      Rome: Francesco Gonzaga, 1714 Book. Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. Tabulae anatomicae. Edited by Giovanni Maria Lancisi (1654-1720). Rome: Francesco Gonzaga, 1714. 2° (399 x 264 mm). Engraved title vignette after Pier Leone Ghezzi, engraved graduated scale plate, 47 full-page copperplate engravings by Giulio de' Musi after drawings by Eustachi and Pier Matteo Pini. Text and tables browned and foxed, ink spots on some leaves. Contemporary calf with spine gilt, cover boards and spine worn and bumped. Pictorial bookplate by Francois Moutier on inner board. ---- Choulant-Frank pp. 200-202; Garrison-Morton 391; Wellcome II, p. 536; Norman 740. - FIRST EDITION. This series of 47 plates were prepared in 1552 to illustrate a projected book by Eustachius (ca. 1505-1574) entitled De dissensionibus ac controversiis anatomicis, which was never realized before Eustachius's death. Only the first eight copperplate engravings were published during Eustachius's lifetime, in his Opuscula anatomica. Early in the 18th-century the plates were found and brought to the attention of Giovanni Maria Lancisi, who published the full series of 47 plates along with his notes..

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        Memoires de Philippe de Comines

      à Brusselle|(Bruxelles): Chez François Foppens, 1714. Fine. Chez François Foppens, à Brusselle (Bruxelles) 1714, In-8 (, (24) 528pp. et (8) 539-784p. ; (2) 344pp. (14) et xxxiv (10) 560pp. et xxiij, 544pp., 4 volumes reliés. - New edition whose realization is due to Denis Godefroy. A genealogical table brochure and 6 portraits regravés by Audran. Binders full brown sheepskin mouchbetée. Back with nerves decorated. as exhibits in tan leather. golden volume numbers. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Nouvelle édition dont la réalisation est due à Denys Godefroy, et dont la première date de 1649. Un tableau généalogique dépliant et 6 portraits regravés par Audran. Pages de titre en rouge et noir. Le tome III porte un titre spécifique : Divers traittez, contracts, testamens, et autres actes et observations [...]. Tomes IV : Supplement aux memoires. Reliures en pleine basane brune mouchbetée. Dos à nerfs ornés. Pièces de titre en maroquin fauve. tomaisons dorées. Manques en tête du tome I. Un trou de vers en queue du tome IV. 4 coins très émoussés. Reliures frottées et usagées. Oeuvre incontournable engendrant l'histoire moderne, l'ouvrage de Commynes, qui fixe en outre une règle de conduite politique aux Grands du royaume, constitue la plus grande source de cette période. De 1472 à 1483, après avoir été le conseiller du Duc de Bourgogne (Charles le Téméraire), Commynes passera au service de Louis XI, puis de charles VIII et de Louis XII. Il y brillera par ses talents de diplomate, notamment en Italie ; de ce fait, les Mémoires sont aussi une histoire de l'Europe. On oublie trop souvent que sa carrière exemplaire connut un intermède de disgrâce : s'opposant au jeune Charles VIII par ses idées libérales, il rallia la cause du futur Louis XII (complot visant à enlever Charles VIII). Il fut en conséquence arrêté et enfermé dans une cage de fer à Loches durant cinq mois, en 1488. Jusqu'à aujourd'hui, l'oeuvre étant encore étudiée, Les Mémoires de commynes n'ont jamais failli au succès et à l'intérêt. L'édition critique de Denys Godefroy remplaça celle qui avait servi de référence jusqu'alors, la version de Savage. Cette édition contient La chronique scandaleuse, les preuves et observations, Addition à l'histoire de Louis XI par Charles Naudé, Le cabinet du roi Louis XI par Tristan L'Hermite, L'éloge du roi Charles VIII par Brantôme,  Comparaison du règne du roi Louis XII à celui du roi Louis XI par Claude de Seissel, Chroniques des Ducs de Bourgogne, Remarques sur l'histoire du roi Louis XI par Varillas.  

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        Biblia Sacra. Vulgatae Editionis Sixti V. Pont. M. Iussu Recognita Atque Edita, Versiculis Distincta, Cum Indice Biblico, & Lectionum ac Evangeliorum pro omnibus Dominicis & Festis per Annum ... Domini D. Marquardi Sebastiani Imperialis Ecclesiae Bambergensis Episcopi &c. &c. Authoritate, post accuratam cum Vaticana editione collationem. Bambergense recua 1693.

      Nürnberg, Endter 1714.. 4°. Gest. Tit., 8 Bll., 509; 1 Bl., 520 S., mit Initialen u. gest. Kopfleisten Ldr. d. Zt. über Holzdeckel. Einbd. restaur. Kanten berieb., teilw. stock- u. braunfl., kl. Wurmgang am Vorderdeckel. Drucktit. fehlt. Vgl. VD 17, 1:058998B - Kupfertitel gest. v. Cornelius Nicolaus Schurtz. Unveränderter Nachdruck der zuerst 1693 seltenen Bamberger Bibel.

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        Biblia Sacra Vulgatae Editionis Sixti V Pontificis Maximi jussu recognita atque edita versiculis distincta, Cum Indice Biblico, & Lectionum ac Evangeliorum pro omnibus Dominicis & Festis per Annum; Reverendissimi et Celsissimi S.R.I. Principis ac Domini D. Marquardi Sebastiani Imperialis Ecclesiae Bambergensis Episcopi &cc. &cc. authoritate, post accuratam cum Vaticana Editione collationem Bamberga Recusa, 1693.

      Large 4to. Nuremberg: Wolfgangi Mauritii Endteri, 1714. Large 4to., 509 pp. (Libri Primae Partis), 520 pp. (Libri Secundae Partis),detailed frontispiece engraving by Cornelius Nicolas Schurtz, woodut initials, headpieces and tailpieces, title page printed in red and black. Full contemporary blind-tooled pigskin with clasps, raised bands and hand-lettering on upper spine. Ink inscription in Latin dated 1776 in front paste-down, some damp staining to bottom edge of text block, binding rubbed around edges, minor foxing; good. Reprint of the first edition published in 1693. Library stamps scattered throughout. OCLC 31566816, not in Darlow and Moule.

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        La Seigneurie de Genes

      Leida 1714 - Rarissima mappa tratta dal "Nouveau Petit Atlas - Atlas soluagé de son gros pesant Fardeau" stampato a Leida, circa 1714. L’atlante è incredibilmente raro e solo una copia completa è conosciuta nella biblioteca di Leida, mentre Burden possiede solo il primo volume. L'atlante è composto di nove parti: una parte generale denominata "Nouveau Petit Atlas" e 8 parti con mappe di una certa regione ogni intitolato "Atlas Soulage de son gros e pesant Fardeau". Quasi tutte le mappe vengono stampate utilizzando e rielaborando le lastre di Janssonius per il suo "Atlas Minor", atlante di ispirazione mercatoriana che prima Hondius poi Janssonius ampliarono e aggiornarono. I titoli e la scala sono stati tradotti in francese. I cartigli sono stati modernizzati, con una forma tonda od ovale composta e delle rose dei venti aggiunte. Alcuni toponimi sono aggiunti, come si nota dalla diversa grafia incisa. Le carte dell’Italia che proponiamo provengono dall’ottava ed ultima parte dell’atlante, denominata "L’Atlas Soulagé de son gros & pesant fardeu: Ou NOUVELLES CARTES GEOGRAPHIQUES qui contiennent l’ITALIE, avec le Paryies principales qui la composent comme l’Etat del L’eglise, Naples, Sicile, &c. Ouvage propre pour Vouager commodement & agréablement des Yeux". Lastra di rame con colore coevo, perfette condizioni. Grandissima rarità cartografica. A very rare map taken from the "Nouveau Petit Atlas - Atlas soluagé de son gros pesant fardeau" printed in Leiden circa 1714. The atlas is very rare and only one complete copy is known in the library of Leiden, while Burden old only the first volume. The atlas is composed of nine parts: a general part "Nouveau Petit Atlas" and 8 parts with maps of a certain region each titled "Atlas soulagé de son gros & pesant fardeau". Almost all maps are printed from reworked plates of Janssonius's "Atlas Minor". The titles and scale were translated into French. The cartouches have been modernized and windrose added. Copperplate with contemporary outline colour, perfect conditions. Great rarity. Van der Krogt, Koeman's Atlas Neerlandici, Vol. III B, pp. 561/570, 352:51. Dimensioni 200 160mm

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        Le grand tableau de l'Univers, ou l'Histoire des Evenemens de l'Eglise, depuis la Creation du monde jusqu'à l'Apocalypse de S. Jean. Representée par des tailles douces. Expliqués par des remarques historiques, theologiques e morales. Avec les annales de l'Eglise e du monde..et un abregé de la géographie sacrée. Huitième édition. Amsterdam, aux depens de Jaques Lindenberg, 1714

      Lindenberg Jacques, 1714. 2 parti in un vol. in-folio, pp. (38), 177 (con errori di numeraz.); (20), 62, 52; magnifica leg.coeva in p. pelle marmorizz. con triplice bordura a motivo floreale in oro sui piatti e grande fleuron al centro dei medesimi, dorso a nervi con tit. e ricchi fregi oro, tagli marmorizz. (cuffia super. abilm. restaurata). Testo su due colonne in car. tondo. Opera adorna di 2 elaborati frontesp. inc. con fig. allegoriche, ritratto di Basnage, 3 tav. su doppia pag. (carta geogr. del mondo biblico, Tempio di Gerusalemme, carta gegr. del Mediterraneo), 139 incisioni a mezza pagina e 34 incisioni ( vignette allegoriche e vedute) nella metà infer. di alcune tav.: il tutto magistralmente disegnato e finemente inciso in rame da ROMAIN DE HOOGE, celebre artista olandese (1645-1708), ad illustrazione dei passi salienti dell'Antico e Nuovo Testamento. Opera importante ed assai ricercata per le magnifiche elaboratissime incisioni, tra le più rappresentative dello stile barocco nella storia della grafica. Jacques de Basnage, Sieur de Beauval, nato a Rouen verso il 1653 e morto in Olanda nel 1723, fu teologo protestante e Ministro, autore anche di svariate opere sulla Riforma, e la storia e la religione degli Ebrei. Esempl. assai bello nella sua splendida legatura coeva (abituali arrossature della carta qua e là).

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        REASONS HUMBLY OFFER'D FOR AMENDING AND EXPLAINING AN ACT, MADE IN THE TENTH YEAR OF HER MAJESTY'S REIGN, INTITULED, AN ACT FOR REGULATING, IMPROVING AND ENCOURAGING THE WOOLLEN-MANUFACTURE OF MIXT OR MEDLY BROAD CLOTH, &c. [caption title]

      [London, 1714. Small folio broadsheet. [1]p. plus printed docket title on verso. Dbd. Early folds and early stab holes in left margin. Some foxing. Very good. An early British political leaflet lobbying for change in regulations on the wool textile industry. The petitioners ask that Parliament require that "the Length and Breadth of all mixt and medley Broad Cloth, may not be ascertain'd at the Place of Making, but at the Place of Sale; where both Seller and Buyer may see that equal Justice is done between them." The document is among the earliest examples of commercial lobbying literature, which first began proliferating in the lobby of the House of Commons around the time of the accession of King George I and the British general election of 1715. ESTC records copies at five British institutions and one American (Harvard). HANSON 1969.

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        A Cat May Look Upon a King

      Amsterdam 1714 - 59 pp Octavo. three-quarter black morocco over marbled boards, lettered in gilt on spine, marbled endpapers (rebound perhaps early 1900s). Sometimes there may be two facing title pages, one as here and one with a woodcut of a cat. The title "A Cat May Look Upon the King" comes from an old saying which means "Even a person of low status or importance has rights."An updated version of Sir Anthony's satirical account of English kings first published in 1652. Anthony Weldon was an English 17th century courtier and politician. who supported Parliament during the English Civil War, and held and administered the county of Kent. He is thought to be the author of "The Court and Character of King James I" which contains the comment that James was "the wisest fool in Christendom." He was dismissed from the court of King James which is usually thought to be the cause for the book's criticisms of the King.Weldon says about Henry VIII "To say much of him, were to make you surfeit; Sir Walter Rawleigh's [sic] testimony of him is sufficient. If all the Pictures and Patterns of a merciless Prince were lost in the world, they might all be painted again to the life out of the story of this king." Of King James "To write the Life and Reign of this King, requires a better Book-man, and a better Pen-man; That which I have to observe, is only to render him as great a Tyrant as any of the rest; . he laid as many springs to enslave this Nation as every any; his will was the sole rule of his government ." Of James II he says "Had the courage of his grand-father, and the religion of his mother; the Malice and Inveteracy of his father, and was altogether rul'd by pristes, Jesuits . it was more than suspected that he had the chief hand in the burning of the City of London [the fire of 1666] .". Title page relined with some parts of margins lacking, contemporary brown ink notations on first page. Updated version of the original 1652 edition. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Le jeu des eschets traduit de l'italien de ... calabrois.

      P., chez Denis Mouchet, 1714, in 16, de 11ff. 343pp., pl. veau brun époque, dos orné, bel exemplaire. C'est la 6e édition française, la première étant de 1669. Gioachino Greco dit le Calabais fut le plus célèbre joueur du 17e siècle, il vint à la Cour de France et trouva quelques joueurs célèbres comme le duc de Nemours, Arnaud le carabin, Chaumont, Lasalle... mais aucun ne put lui résiter. ¶ Gay échecs p.193 " Greco ... était un joueur d'une si haute force qu'il ne trouvait pas son égal..."

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        Palazzo del N.H. Bembo alla Mira.

      Norimberga 1714 - Incisione in rame, mm 325x210 . Tratta da "Nurnbergische hesperides". Bell'esemplare. botanica.

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        Neueröffneter Ehrentempel Merckwürdiger Antiquitaeten des Markgraffthums Oberlausitz, In welchen Allerhand bisher unbekandte, oder von anderen Autoribus nicht gründlich untersuchte Historische Nachrichten ... getreulich angezeiget ...

      Mit Titelkupfer, 7 Kupfertafeln u. zahlr. gefaltenen Stammtafeln. Einzige Ausgabe des nach Grossers Lausitzischen Merckwürdigkeiten (1714) zweiten großen Geschichtswerks über die Oberlausitz, selten. Carpzov, der bereits 1716 die Zittauer Stadtchronik herausgab, widmet sich im ersten Teil der Landeskunde der Oberlausitz, ihren Rechten und dem Münzwesen. Im zweiten Teil behandelt er die Genealogien der ältesten Adelsgeschlechter der Oberlausitz. Es fehlt die Landkarte. - Einband etwas berieben und an den Kanten gering bestoßen. Fliegende Vorsätze erneuert. Vorrede und Register durch Feuchtigkeitseinwirkung etwas angerädert und mit kleinen Randfehlstellen, Ränder mit Japanpapier eingefaßt. Einige nachfolgenede bzw. vorhergehende Seiten mit Feuchtigkeitspuren am Rand, der größte Teil des Buches ohne Feuchtigkeitsspuren, nur vereinzelt etwas gebräunt und gering fleckig.

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        Tempeste Apaisee. Seigneur, sauvez-nous, nous perissons. Matth. VIII. v. 25

      original Radierung, Etching von Jerm. Wachsmouth nach after Vernet, Claude Joseph (1714-1789) und and Tardieu , Blattformat ca. 38 x 29, Platte ca. 31,5x21 cm zur Datierung vgl. Leon Legrange: Joseph Vernet et la peinture au XVIIIe siècle Paris : Didier, 1864 , p. 218 Grafik

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        Carl Niclaus Langen Phil. & Med. D. Acad. Caes. Leopold. Societ Reg. Pruss. & Physio-Crit. Sen. wie auch dess Rahts eines Hochloblichen Cantons Lucern Beschreibung Dess Vich-Prestens So seidthär 1711. biss auff dises Jahr 1714. in den vornembsten Provintzen unser währten Christenheit entsetzlich gewüetet hat, Darin sein Ursprung und Ursachen begriffen, . Auss Hochoberkeitlichem Befelch zu Hilff und Trost . zusammengetragen, und an Tag gegeben.

      Luzern, Heinrich Rennward Wyssing. 1714. - Klein-8°. 4 n.n. Bl., 213 S., 3 n.n. S .Register. Pappband der Zeit mit Kleisterpapierbezügen. Originalausgabe. - Seltener Bericht über Viehseuchen, wahrscheinlich die Maul- und Klauenseuche, die sich 1711 von der italienischen Grenze aus über die ganze Schweiz verbreitet hatte. - Lang (1670-1741) wurde nach dem Studium der Metaphysik und Medizin in Bologna und Rom Mediziner in Freiburg i.Br., St. Blasien und Milano. Nach der Heirat mit einer Luzerner Patriziertochter wurde er 1709 Stadtarzt von Luzern. Er stand in freundschaftlicher Beziehung mit Johann Jakob Scheuchzer und verfasste mehrere sowohl medizinische als auch naturwissenschaftliche Schriften. - Rückenkanten leicht berieben. Praktisch fleckenloses Exemplar auf gutem Papier. - Sehr selten. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        La Sclavonie, Croatie, Bosnie et partie de Dalmatie

      Leida 1714 - Rarissima mappa tratta dal "Nouveau Petit Atlas - Atlas soluagé de son gros pesant Fardeau" stampato a Leida, circa 1714. L’atlante è incredibilmente raro e solo una copia completa è conosciuta nella biblioteca di Leida, mentre Burden possiede solo il primo volume. L'atlante è composto di nove parti: una parte generale denominata "Nouveau Petit Atlas" e 8 parti con mappe di una certa regione ogni intitolato "Atlas Soulage de son gros e pesant Fardeau". Quasi tutte le mappe vengono stampate utilizzando e rielaborando le lastre di Janssonius per il suo "Atlas Minor", atlante di ispirazione mercatoriana che prima Hondius poi Janssonius ampliarono e aggiornarono. I titoli e la scala sono stati tradotti in francese. I cartigli sono stati modernizzati, con una forma tonda od ovale composta e delle rose dei venti aggiunte. Alcuni toponimi sono aggiunti, come si nota dalla diversa grafia incisa. Le carte dell’Italia che proponiamo provengono dall’ottava ed ultima parte dell’atlante, denominata "L’Atlas Soulagé de son gros & pesant fardeu: Ou NOUVELLES CARTES GEOGRAPHIQUES qui contiennent l’ITALIE, avec le Paryies principales qui la composent comme l’Etat del L’eglise, Naples, Sicile, &c. Ouvage propre pour Vouager commodement & agréablement des Yeux". Lastra di rame con colore coevo, perfette condizioni. Grandissima rarità cartografica. A very rare map taken from the "Nouveau Petit Atlas - Atlas soluagé de son gros pesant fardeau" printed in Leiden circa 1714. The atlas is very rare and only one complete copy is known in the library of Leiden, while Burden old only the first volume. The atlas is composed of nine parts: a general part "Nouveau Petit Atlas" and 8 parts with maps of a certain region each titled "Atlas soulagé de son gros & pesant fardeau". Almost all maps are printed from reworked plates of Janssonius's "Atlas Minor". The titles and scale were translated into French. The cartouches have been modernized and windrose added. Copperplate with contemporary outline colour, perfect conditions. Great rarity. Van der Krogt, Koeman's Atlas Neerlandici, Vol. III B, pp. 561/570, 352:51. Dimensioni 195 145mm

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        Les Augustes représentations de tous les roys de France, depuis Pharamond jusqu'à Louys XV à présent régnant.

      1714. Paris, Chez F. Hurand, rue Saint-Jacques, 1714; in-4, 65 planches, relié demi-cuir, dos lisse. 65 portraits gravés par l'Ormessin, avec un abrégé historique sous chacun contenant leur naissance, inclinations et actions plus remarquables pendant leurs règnes.

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        Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica, Auctore Isaaco Newtono, Equite Aurato. Edition Ultima, Auctior et Emendatior.

      Sumptibus Societatis, Amstælodami 1714 - 1 blank leaf with an engraved portrait of Newton (and two of his signatures) pasted down + TP + [i] = Dedication page + [iii]-[iv] = Halley's Poem to Newton + [v]-[viii] = Newton's Preface [dated 1713] + [ix]-[xxiv] = Editor's Preface + [xxv]-[xxvi] = Index + 1-484 + [485]-[491] = Index Rerum + 1 blank leaf. Quarto. Second Edition, Second Printing (Amsterdam Issue).It is in this edition of the Principia that Newton's famous additions to the theory of the motion of the moon and the planets appear, as well as many other important additions and corrections including the famous General Scholium in which Newton gives a general resume of the work. The title page printed in red and black with an engraved device. Illustrated throughout with numerous woodcut diagrams and with a folded engraved plate illustrating the orbits of comets facing page 464. Newton's monumental Principia was originally presented to the world in 1687. The second - much enlarged - edition was published in Cambridge in 1713. This second printing of that revised text was released the following year in Amsterdam having been entirely reset from the Cambridge copy and the text corrected for known errors. (There was yet another Amsterdam printing of this second edition in 1723.) The third edition of the Principia - the last in Newton's lifetime - was published in 1726. 1884) to the top of the front free end paper. On the Dedication Page there is a two line ink inscription in the upper right corner by Prof. H. Keefer. The pasted-in portrait of Newton was engraved by Enoch Seeman and the ownership of the original signatures is ascribed to John Thane. With the text blocks of most pages uniformly tanned. Comes in a custom clamshell box done in ivory cloth. Overall, a lovely copy of this incredibly important book which is difficult to find and all but impossible to afford in the first edition. PHOTOS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST. SECOND EDITION, SECOND PRINTING (Amsterdam Issue).

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        Virginia Marylandia et Carolina In America Septentrionali

      Nuremberg, 1714. No Binding. Near Fine. 19 ¼ x 22 ¾ inches. Fine original color; slight toning at centerfold, else excellent condition with a bold strike A beautiful example of the first state of one of the most decorative maps of the area, with a strong impression. Homann's map has been considered important "because it provides data on settlements of German immigrants. The map was intended to promote German emigration to America." (On The Map). In particular, this map is the first to show the new settlement of Germantown Teutsche Statt, centerpiece of then Governor Spotswood's plan to settle German immigrants in Virginia. Indeed, the map appears to focus strongly on the work of Governor Spotswood, as another of his projects, Christanna Fort, is on the map as well. Spotswood established Christanna Fort in 1714 as a means to protect tributary Indians from attacks by those who were hostile, such as the Tuscarora, and to facilitate trade between border Indians and the colonists. Christanna would become headquarters of the Virginia Indian Company, a joint stock company established by the Virginia Assembly in 1714 with Spotswood as president to regulate and conduct the trade between the Indians and the Virginians. This wealth of up-to-date detail pertinent to Spotswood is remarkable, appearing as it does on a map otherwise characterized by neither great accuracy nor modernity. Lake Erie has migrated far to the south of its actual location, and its southern shore is claimed by Florida. The mysterious and imaginary lake appearing on maps of Florida as far back as the 16th century is retained on the map as well.

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        ORATIONES ACADEMICAE CONLECTAE OPERA IOANNIS GEORGII WALCHII QUI ET PRAEFATIONE DE FATIS FORATORIAE INTER GRAECOS ROMANOS ET GERMANOS COPIOSE EDISSERVIT

      IO. LUD. GLEDITZCHII 1714 - 1714, LIPSIAE Sumptibus IO. LUD. GLEDITZCHII - In-12 à lacets, dos orné à froid, plats orné de plaques à froid mais avec anciennes traces de dorures encore visibles au premier plat. Toutes tranches dorées. Minime trace de vers au bas du dos. - 1 f. p. de titre, 317 p. Première Edition. Voir Mémoires pour servir a l'histoire des hommes illustres dans la République des Lettres, Volume 5, de J. P. NICERON, 1728 p. 273. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Macedoine, Epire et Achaie

      Leida 1714 - Rarissima mappa tratta dal "Nouveau Petit Atlas - Atlas soluagé de son gros pesant Fardeau" stampato a Leida, circa 1714. L’atlante è incredibilmente raro e solo una copia completa è conosciuta nella biblioteca di Leida, mentre Burden possiede solo il primo volume. L'atlante è composto di nove parti: una parte generale denominata "Nouveau Petit Atlas" e 8 parti con mappe di una certa regione ogni intitolato "Atlas Soulage de son gros e pesant Fardeau". Quasi tutte le mappe vengono stampate utilizzando e rielaborando le lastre di Janssonius per il suo "Atlas Minor", atlante di ispirazione mercatoriana che prima Hondius poi Janssonius ampliarono e aggiornarono. I titoli e la scala sono stati tradotti in francese. I cartigli sono stati modernizzati, con una forma tonda od ovale composta e delle rose dei venti aggiunte. Alcuni toponimi sono aggiunti, come si nota dalla diversa grafia incisa. Le carte dell’Italia che proponiamo provengono dall’ottava ed ultima parte dell’atlante, denominata "L’Atlas Soulagé de son gros & pesant fardeu: Ou NOUVELLES CARTES GEOGRAPHIQUES qui contiennent l’ITALIE, avec le Paryies principales qui la composent comme l’Etat del L’eglise, Naples, Sicile, &c. Ouvage propre pour Vouager commodement & agréablement des Yeux". Lastra di rame con colore coevo, perfette condizioni. Grandissima rarità cartografica. A very rare map taken from the "Nouveau Petit Atlas - Atlas soluagé de son gros pesant fardeau" printed in Leiden circa 1714. The atlas is very rare and only one complete copy is known in the library of Leiden, while Burden old only the first volume. The atlas is composed of nine parts: a general part "Nouveau Petit Atlas" and 8 parts with maps of a certain region each titled "Atlas soulagé de son gros & pesant fardeau". Almost all maps are printed from reworked plates of Janssonius's "Atlas Minor". The titles and scale were translated into French. The cartouches have been modernized and windrose added. Copperplate with contemporary outline colour, perfect conditions. Great rarity. Van der Krogt, Koeman's Atlas Neerlandici, Vol. III B, pp. 561/570, 352:51. Dimensioni 185 145mm

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        Provincie di Basilicata e Terra di Bari

      Roma 1714 - Carta geografica delle provincia di Bari e della Basilicata tratta dal Mercurio Geografico edito a Roma. La carta deriva da quella del Magini. Incisione in rame, coloritura coeva dei contorni, in ottimo stato di conservazione. Molto rara. Dimensioni: 550x440. Map taken from the "Mercurio Geografico", a collection of maps printed in Rome between 1660 and 1730 by De Rossi. Along the years the Atlas has been enriched with many plates; those added at the end of the XVIII century, like the present one, are much more rare to find than the maps of the first editions. Copperplate, in excellent condition. Dimensioni

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        L'Italie Sardaigne & Corse

      Leida 1714 - Rarissima mappa tratta dal "Nouveau Petit Atlas - Atlas soluagé de son gros pesant Fardeau" stampato a Leida, circa 1714. L’atlante è incredibilmente raro e solo una copia completa è conosciuta nella biblioteca di Leida, mentre Burden possiede solo il primo volume. L'atlante è composto di nove parti: una parte generale denominata "Nouveau Petit Atlas" e 8 parti con mappe di una certa regione ogni intitolato "Atlas Soulage de son gros e pesant Fardeau". Quasi tutte le mappe vengono stampate utilizzando e rielaborando le lastre di Janssonius per il suo "Atlas Minor", atlante di ispirazione mercatoriana che prima Hondius poi Janssonius ampliarono e aggiornarono. I titoli e la scala sono stati tradotti in francese. I cartigli sono stati modernizzati, con una forma tonda od ovale composta e delle rose dei venti aggiunte. Alcuni toponimi sono aggiunti, come si nota dalla diversa grafia incisa. Le carte dell’Italia che proponiamo provengono dall’ottava ed ultima parte dell’atlante, denominata "L’Atlas Soulagé de son gros & pesant fardeu: Ou NOUVELLES CARTES GEOGRAPHIQUES qui contiennent l’ITALIE, avec le Paryies principales qui la composent comme l’Etat del L’eglise, Naples, Sicile, &c. Ouvage propre pour Vouager commodement & agréablement des Yeux". Lastra di rame con colore coevo, perfette condizioni. Grandissima rarità cartografica. A very rare map taken from the "Nouveau Petit Atlas - Atlas soluagé de son gros pesant fardeau" printed in Leiden circa 1714. The atlas is very rare and only one complete copy is known in the library of Leiden, while Burden old only the first volume. The atlas is composed of nine parts: a general part "Nouveau Petit Atlas" and 8 parts with maps of a certain region each titled "Atlas soulagé de son gros & pesant fardeau". Almost all maps are printed from reworked plates of Janssonius's "Atlas Minor". The titles and scale were translated into French. The cartouches have been modernized and windrose added. Copperplate with contemporary outline colour, perfect conditions. Great rarity. Van der Krogt, Koeman's Atlas Neerlandici, Vol. III B, pp. 561/570, 352:51. Dimensioni 200 152mm

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        The Female Orators: 0r, the Courage and Constancy of divers Famous Queens, and Illustrious Women, Set forth in their Eloquent Orations, and Noble Resolutions: Worthy the Perusal and Imitation of the Female Sex. English'd from the French Edition of Monsieur de Scudery

      London: Printed and are sold by T. Tebb at the Flower de Luce in Little Britain; T. Varnam and J. Osborne in Lombard-Street; N. Cliffe and D. Jackson at the Bible and 3 Crowns in Cheapside; and J. Graves in St. James's Street 1714 - FIRST EDITION OF THIS TRANSLATION. 12mo, 123 x 70 mms., pp. [x], 204, engraved frontispiece, bound in 19th century style half hard-grain plum morocco, marbled boards, gilt title on spine, top edge gilt; edges of first few leaves slightly frayed, some margins closely shaved, with partial loss of running title, very short tear in fore-margin of title-page, label from old bookseller's catalogue pasted to front paste-down end-paper, with several ownership inscriptions on leaves before engraved frontispiece. Although the volume is attributed on the title-page to "Monsieur [Georges] de Scudery," it is a collaboration with his younger sister, Madeleine de Scudéry (1607 - 1701). She was well-known during her lifetime for her very long novels, which were very popular in Europe in the 17th century. This is a translation of Les Femmes Illustres (1642), a series of letters by women to men, e. g., Cleopatra to Mark Anthony. Mary Anne Garnett in her essay on Madame de Scucery (Writings by Pre-revolutionary French Women, 2000) notes that we are unsure who wrote which part, and that Madeleine had been known to publish her works under her brother's name. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Salomonis Van Til (.) commentarius de tabernaculo Mosis ad Exod. XXV-XXX et Zoologia sacra, curante Hermanno Van de Wall, qui in praefatione historiam vitae clariss. Auctoris & indicem librorum ab eo editorum & ineditorum texuit, et suam dissertationem de Pileis sive tiaris sacerdotum et pontificum hebraeorum addidit (.).

      - Dordraci [Dordrecht] apud Theod. & Casp. Johann Goris Th. et Amstelaedami [Amsterdam], Johannem Boom, 1714. In-4, plein veau fauve de l'époque, dos à nerfs orné de compartiments fleuronnés et cloisonnés, trois pièces de titre de maroquin bordeaux, tranches rouges, 62, (2), 227, (1) bl., 80, (15) p. d'index et errata, 88 p., 2 planches gravées à système de découpes mobiles. Edition originale posthume et unique édition. Une première partie contient une étude érudite sur le Tabernacle originel qui abritait l'Arche d'alliance à l'époque de Moïse. Son architecture, et sa conformation, les matériaux, les ornements, le candélabre, la symbolique. L’auteur appuie ses recherches sur les chapitres xxv à xx de l’Exode. Une deuxième partie est consacrée à la zoologie et aux animaux dans la bible Une troisième partie, composée par Herman van de Wall (1672-1733), est consacrée aux vêtements sacerdotaux particulièrement aux coiffes des prêtres hébreux. Deux planches finement gravées en taille-douce, chacune dotée de découpes mobiles, permettent de représenter deux et trois coiffes et tiares superposées en deux et trois planches découpées articulées sur une même tête. Théologien réformé, Salomon van Til (1643-1713) enseigna à Leyde. Orientaliste et hébraïsant, il était un proche disciple de Johannes Cocceius qui contribua à renouveler la connaissance de la Bible par une interprétation inédite des textes. Petits accrocs aux mors. Réparation de papier à l’index (cahier l1-3), quelques brunissures et auréoles éparses. Provenance: le vétérinaire et naturaliste Jean-Baptiste Huzard (1755-1838), avec son cachet (cat., I, 1842, n° 84) et ex-libris gravé. Bon exemplaire. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        ÖSTERREICH, Maria Theresia , römisch-deutsche Kaiserin

      Porträt / Portrait, Kupferstich von Philipp Andreas Kilian (1714-1759), Blatt: 25,5x19,5 cm Grafik

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        Heinrich Hessens Neue Garten-Lust, Das ist: Gründliche Vorstellung/ Wie ein Lust- Küchen- und Baum-Garten unter unserm Teutschen Climate füglich anzurichten ... Beschreibung eines Artzney-Gartens Durch Theodorum Phytologum. ANGEBUNDEN: (Quintinie) Neue Unterweisung Zu dem Blumen-Bau, Worinnen Deutlich und kürzlich gelehret wird/ wie die Blumen/ sonderlich die Anemonen/ Nelcken und Tulpen zu zeugen/ pflantzen und zu warten etc., wie auch einen curieusen und nützlichen Tractätlein Von dem Melonen-Bau.

      Leipzig, Verlag Joh. Ludwig Gleditsch und Moritz Georg Weidmann 1714 [Blumen-Bau: 1712]; (5. Aufl.); ca 22x17 cm; (6) 389 (48) Seiten mit 10 Kupfertafeln [wobei das Kupfer zu Seite 16 - wie bei dieser Ausgabe üblich - als Frontispiz eingebunden ist; 4 Kupfer sind in den \"Blumen-Bau\" eingebunden]; \"Blumen-Bau: (4) 317 (5) Seiten mit gest. Frontispiz; einfacher Pergamenteinband d. Zt. (Einband leicht bestoßen, kleiner Einriß am hinteren Außengelenk oben, Seiten teils leicht braunfleckig, überklebter Namenseintrag auf Titelblatt; sonst guter Zustand)Versand D: 5,00 EUR Garten; Gartenarchitektur; Gartenbau; Gartengestaltung

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        Spicilegium ss. patrum, ut et haereticorum, seculi post Christum natum I. II. & III. Quorum vel integra monumenta, vel fragmenta, partim ex aliorum patrum libris jam impressis collegit, & cum codicibus manuscriptis contulit, partim ex mss. primum editit, ac singula tam praefatione, quam notis subjunctis illustravit Joannes Ernestus Grabius. Editio altera, priori auctior & emendatior. 1-2.

      - Oxford, E Theatro Sheldoniano, J. Bowyer & H Clements, 1714. 8vo. (30),+ 375; (22),+ 256 pp. Very slight foxing, worse on the first leaves of part 1. Slightly worn contemporary full calf, spine with raised bands, red title label and red prinkled edges, boards with mirror decoaration. From the library of bishop Eric Waller (1732-1811), with its bookplate. ESTC 006385561. All published. This copy with the cancelled title leaves to both volumes also present, with the imprint: "Oxoniae, e theatro Sheldoniano, MDCCXIV. Impensis H. Clements, Londini" Greek and Latin parallel text. First published in 1698-99. Despite its title the work only covers the first two centuries of the Christian church. ?Seculum III? was never printed. Johannes Ernst Grabe (1666-1711) was born in Königsberg, and began his career as a Lutheran theologist there. In the 1690s he underwent a crisis of faith, where he came to the conclusion that Luther had been wrong in his break with the Catholic church. He published his accusations in a text entitled ?Dubia? in 1695. He intended to convert to the Catholic Church but under the influence of the answers he received to his ?Dubia?, especially by the pietist Pilipp Jacob Spener, he instead emigrated to Oxford and found his doubts answered in the English church. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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