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        Du Pouvoir des Souverains Et de la Liberte de Conscience

      à Amsterdam: Chez Pierre Humbert, 1714. Fine. Chez Pierre Humbert, à Amsterdam 1714, In 12 (10,5x16,5cm), xlvij (1) 407pp; (1), relié. - Second expanded edition, texts Gronovius (to whom we owe the completion of this edition), on the royal law and the nature of the spell. Translation and notes by Jean Barbeyrac. Illustrated with an allegorical frontispiece. Title page in red and black. The first French edition appeared in 1706. Plein Velin contemporary flaps. Smooth back. Gilt. Arms stamped on the flat (partly faded gold on the back cover). Both speech Noodt originally appeared in Latin in 1699. Noodt was a distinguished professor of law (Franeker, Utrecht and Leiden) which was influenced by the thought of Grotius. The two Treaties constitute a political reflection on the notion of power and the free conscience inalienable human right; universal thought Noodt is indeed to store prominently in the history of tolerance and democracy. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Seconde édition augmentée, de textes de Gronovius (auquel on doit la réalisation de cette édition), sur la loi royale et sur la nature du sort. Traduction et notes par Jean Barbeyrac. Illustrée d'un frontispice allégorique. Page de titre en rouge et noir. La première édition française est parue en 1706. Reliure en plein vélin à rabats d'époque. Dos lisse. Titre doré. Armes estampés sur les plats(ors en partie estompés sur le second plat). Les deux discours de Noodt sont parus originellement en latin en 1699. Noodt fut un éminent professeur de droit (Franeker, Utrecht, et Leyde) qui reçut l'influence de la pensée de Grotius. Les deux traités constituent une réflexion politique sur la notion de pouvoir et celle de la conscience libre, droit inalienable de l'homme ; la pensée universelle de Noodt est en effet à ranger en bonne place au sein de l'histoire de la tolérance et de la démocratie.

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        Süddeutscher rosa eingefärbter Pergamenteinband mit reicher floraler Rücken- u. Deckelvergoldung, Deckel im Zentrum jeweils mit 1 goldgepr. Lederauflage (Christus-Symbol) umgeben von goldgepr. Strahlenkranz u. 12 ovalen Lederauflagen in Grün, marm. Spiegel u. Goldschnitt. Inhalt: Missale Romanum ex decreto sacrosancti Concilii Tridentini restitutum,... Venedig, P. Balleoni 1718. (Angebunden:) Proprium festorum dioecesis Frisingensis... Freising, Immel 1714. (Angebunden): Missae et orationes a Clemente Papa XII. pro diocesis Frisingensi nov. concessa.

      P. Balleoni 1714-1718.. 3 Werke in 1 Band. Folio. [13] Bl., 428, LXXX S.; [2] Bl., 53, [2], 10, [1] S. mit 2 gestoch. Titelvignetten, Musiknoten u. zahlr. figürl. Holzschnittinitialen, Druck durchgehend in Rot u. Schwarz.. Schöner süddeutscher Barock-Einband. - Laut Eintrag von 1902 auf dem vord. Vorsatz aus der Bibliothek des Pastors Dusmann, Münchner Theatinerkirche. - Kanten u. Ecken etwas bestoßen, die rosa Einfärbung ausgebleicht, 7 Blattweiser erneuert, einige Blätter im Rand verstärkt, die Freisinger Drucke durch Anrändern auf Folio vergrößert, sonst gut erhalten.

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        TO THE RIGHT HONOURABLE, AND HONOURABLE, THE LORDS SPIRITUAL AND TEMPORAL, AND COMMONS, IN PARLIAMENT ASSEMBLED. THE HUMBLE PETITION OF HENRY PICKWORTH, OF NEW SLEEFORD IN THE COUNTY OF LINCOLN; IN BEHALF OF HIMSELF AND MANY OTHERS OF HIS LONG MISLED FRIENDS, CALL'D QUAKERS; OVER WHOM HE HATH BEEN ELECTED OVERSEER AND ELDER, ACCORDING TO THE DISCIPLINE PRACTISED AMONG THEM [caption title].

      [London. ]. 1714 - Broadsheet, 14 x 9 inches. [1]p., plus printed docket title on verso. Dbd. Early folds and early stab holes in left margin. Small portion of inner margin excised, with no loss to text. Some foxing. Very good. Henry Pickworth (1673?-1738?) was an English Quaker who, in 1701, challenged the Quaker apostate Francis Bugg to visit New Sleaford, Lincolnshire, and debate him at a public conference. Bugg accepted and prevailed before the judges and clergymen assembled, which led to the public burning of two Quaker books and the publication of numerous pamphlets attacking Bugg by Pickworth. As the controversy died down, however, Pickworth was won over by Bugg and soon began writing against the Quakers and attending the annual Friends' meeting in London to present his protests and testimonies. Eventually, in June 1714, the Lincoln quarterly meeting disowned him. In this rare and historically noted petition, Pickworth lobbies Parliament to grant him another public conference in Lincolnshire, this time against the Quakers of his home meeting. He asks that members of the Lincoln meeting be convened "to one against me, in order to their Defences, from the Charges of Error, Heresy, Uncharity, Falshood, Evasion, Inconsistency, Innovation, Imposition, Infidelity, Hypocrisy, Pride, Railery, Apostasy, Perjury, Idolatry, villainy, Blasphemy, Abomination, Confusion, and worse than Turkish Tyranny in their Church Capacity." He was denied and subsequently issued a book with a title based on the series of invectives above (itself printed earlier in a half-sheet Pickworth published in 1711). In addition to being an important artifact of early 18th-century Quaker history, the document is among the first examples of lobbying literature, which first began proliferating during the major changes in British government in the mid- 1710s. ESTC records four copies in the U.K. and one in the U.S., at Haverford College. Smith, A DESCRIPTIVE CATALOGUE OF FRIENDS' BOOKS, Vol. II, p.416. DNB XV, p.1133.

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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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        REASONS HUMBLY OFFERED FOR PASSING THE BILL FOR THE BETTER PREVENTING THE COVERING ALIENS GOODS IMPORTED [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. Mild foxing. Very good. An early British petitionary leaflet calling for greater enforcement of customs laws for imported goods. The author charges that most consignments of foreign goods are now being made to "Naturalized Foreigners and Unfreemen," who are not under the same obligations as Freemen, who state in their oath "not to Colour of Cover the Goods of Aliens." If "no Remedey be given," it is argued, "all Persons will be discouraged from taking their Freedoms, and few will be left of Substance to perform the necessary Service in the Government of [London]." The document is among the earliest examples of lobbying literature, which first began proliferating during the major changes in British government in the mid-1710s. ESTC records four copies, at the British Library, Oxford, National Library of Wales, and California State Library. HANSON 1980.

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        [THE CLOTHIERS PROPOSAL,] TO SATISFY THE WOOLLEN-DRAPERS IN THE WATER-MEASURE OF CLOTH. WITH SOME FARTHER OVERTURES, FOR THE BENEFIT AND IMPROVEMENT OF THE WOOLLEN MANUFACTURY OF THIS KINGDOM. HUMBLY OFFERED TO THE PARLIAMENT OF GREAT BRITAIN [caption title]

      [London? 1714].. Small folio broadsheet. [1]p. plus printed docket title on verso. Dbd. Early folds; early stab holes in left margin. Trimmed close, with loss of almost all the first line of caption title. Minor foxing. Overall very good. A scarce British leaflet petitioning Parliament for stricter measuring standards on cloth. The authors, writing on behalf of British woolen-drapers, ask that the French method of water measure replace the less accurate method of measuring cloth by the yard. Additional regulations relating to the industry are also requested, including the reinstatement of a requirement that "all Servant Maids, &c. be injoyned to wear the Woollen Manufactures of this Kingdom." The document, printed in the final year of Queen Anne's reign, is among the earliest examples of lobbying literature, which first began proliferating during the major changes in British government in the mid-1710s. ESTC records four copies, at the British Library, Gloucestershire Record Office, Oxford, and National Library of Wales. HANSON 1964.

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        L'Europe.':.

      - Altkolorierter Kupferstich aus Nouveau Petit Atlas ou Nouvelles Cartes Geographiques . b. Pieter van der Aa in Leiden, um 1714, 14,5 x 20,5 van der Krogt, Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, Vol. III B, 352:51, 2. - Zeigt Europa. - Oben rechts eckige Titelkartusche; unten rechts Kartusche mit Meilenzeiger; im Atlantik Windrose. - Extrem seltene Karte aus dem "Nouveau Petit Atlas" den Pieter van der Aa um 1714 herausgegeben hat. - Er verwendete fast alle Karten aus Janssonius's Atlas Minor als Grundlage und veränderte die Kartuschen, fügte Windrosen hinzu, entfernte alle Texte, Kustoden und Nummern sowie eine teilweise Veränderung der Typographie. - Van der Krogt kennt nur ein komplettes Exemplar des Atlases (der Atlas besteht aus 9 Teilen) in der Universitätsbibliothek Leiden. EUROPA (Europe): 'L'Europe.': oldcoloured cooper-engraving from "Nouveau Petit Atlas ou Nouvelles Cartes Geographiques ." by Pieter van der Aa in Leiden (Netherland), 14,5 x 20 cm, ca. 1714 *van der Krogt, Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, Vol. III B, 352:51, 2. - The map shows Europe. - At the top right square titelcartouche; at the bottom right cartouche with mileage scale. - In the Atlantic Ocean a wind rose. - Extremely rare map from the "Nouveau Petit Atlas" appeared by Pieter van der Aa 1714. - He almost used maps from Janssonius's "Atlas Minor" as the basis and changed the cartouches, added wind roses, removed text, numbers and shelfmark and by a part of maps he changed the typography. - Van der Krogt knows only one complete copy of the atlas (the atlas consists of 9 parts) in the Leiden University Library. (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        Le Portugal.':.

      - Altkolorierter Kupferstich aus Nouveau Petit Atlas ou Nouvelles Cartes Geographiques . b. Pieter van der Aa in Leiden, um 1714, 14,5 x 20 van der Krogt, Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, Vol. III B, 352:51, 42. - Zeigt Portugal. - Oben links runde Titelkartusche. - Oben rechts Meilenzeiger; im Atlantik Windrose. - Extrem seltene Karte aus dem "Nouveau Petit Atlas" den Pieter van der Aa um 1714 herausgegeben hat. - Er verwendete fast alle Karten aus Janssonius's Atlas Minor als Grundlage und veränderte die Kartuschen, fügte Windrosen hinzu, entfernte alle Texte, Kustoden und Nummern sowie eine teilweise Veränderung der Typographie. - Van der Krogt kennt nur ein komplettes Exemplar des Atlases (der Atlas besteht aus 9 Teilen) in der Universitätsbibliothek Leiden. PORTUGAL (Portuguesa): 'Le Portugal.': oldcoloured cooper-engraving from "Nouveau Petit Atlas ou Nouvelles Cartes Geographiques ." by Pieter van der Aa in Leiden (Netherland), 14,5 x 20,5 cm, ca. 1714 *van der Krogt, Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, Vol. III B, 352:51, 42. - The map shows Portuguesa. - At the top left round titelcartouche; at the top right cartouche with mileage scale. - In the Atlantic Ocean wind rose. - Extremely rare map from the "Nouveau Petit Atlas" appeared by Pieter van der Aa 1714. - He almost used maps from Janssonius's "Atlas Minor" as the basis and changed the cartouches, added wind roses, removed text, numbers and shelfmark and by a part of maps he changed the typography. - Van der Krogt knows only one complete copy of the atlas (the atlas consists of 9 parts) in the Leiden University Library. (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        [Op. 5]. [12] Sonate A Violino solo e Basso dedicate A l'Emin.mo e Reverend.mo Signor Cardinale Otthoboni, Vice-Cancelliere della S.R.C. e Protettore di Francia... Opera Quinta... Le prix en blanc est de 9 [livre sign]. Avec Privilege du Roy. [Score]

      Parigi: Foucault. 1714. Folio. Full contemporary velllum with blindstamped rules to edges. 1f. (coat of arms of Cardinal Ottoboni), [i] (title engraved by Berey), [i] (printed dedication), 58 (music), [i] (Privilege du Roy dated April 7, 1714), [i] (blank) pp. Engraved by De Baussen. Catalogue to foot of last page of music listing Mascitti's opp. 1-5. Notated on two staves: solo violin and figured bass. Signature in ink to upper left corner of leaf carrying coat of arms. From the collection of André Meyer, Paris, with handstamp to lower pastedown: "Provenant de [la] collection musicale d'André Meyer Décédé en Mai 1974 F. Meyer Octobre 84" and related annotation in pencil in Meyer's son's hand to final blank page. Binding slightly worn and soiled. Slightly dampstained at inner margin; small stain to lower right corner of title. A very good copy overall, printed on high-quality paper. . First Edition, first issue. Lesure p. 422. Hirsch III, 391. RISM M1230 (two later issues from 1731 and 1740). Lesure p. 422. The Napolitano Mascitti settled in Paris in 1704, where all nine of his published collections were issued between that year and 1739. "[He] became a figurehead of Italian instrumental music in France and was regarded as the peer of Corelli [who had been his teacher in Rome] and Albinoni... Mascitti enjoyed enormous popularity with the French public." TNG Vol. 11. p. 746. "The success of his sonatas in his own day is evidenced by their several reprints throughout the century... and the high praise for them to be found in the writings of Daquin, Le Blanc, and la Borde, among others." Newman: The Sonata in the Baroque Era, pp. 368-369. The Meyer collection, formed over a period of some 75 years, was one of the most important collections of printed music, musical autographs, and books on music of the 20th century.

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        PHILOSOPHIAE NATURALIS PRINCIPIA MATHEMATICA

      Sumptibus Societatis, Amsterdam 1714 - The second printing of the second edition, and as such the first continental edition. Page-identical to the first printing (Cambridge, 1713. For a very detailed and interesting description of this edition see Sothebys L5402/1524, the Macclesfield copy). (28), 484 S., (8) pp. foldout plate at p. 465, [as indicated on the plate in print) Collation a-c4 d2 A-Ppp4 Qqq2 leaves Cc3, Kk3 and all 4-leaves unsigned. Title printed in red and black. Large 4to. 260*200 mm UNCUT. Modern green calf with title in blind on spine. Pastedown endpaper renewed, flying endpapers with French notes in an old hand preserved. PROVENANCE: Old bookplate monogrammed FB at fpep. 14.6.06 Darmstadt (in ink) and Sotheran catalog 228 [1931] (in pencil) see notes at rpep. Minor browning varying per quire, possibly depending on the clealiness of the water used when manufactering the paper (even browning) or preparing the paper for printing (only type area browned). Honeyman 2305, being 228 mm at spine and thus much smaller than this copy. . Babson 12.622 [see Supplement 1955 p. 4], who calls this edition a fine example of bookmaking. 3 copies in NCC.

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        THE CLOTHIERS REASONS FOR PETITIONING THE COMMONS OF GREAT BRITAIN IN PARLIAMENT ASSEMBLED, FOR ADDING A CLAUSE (EFFECTUALLY TO OBLIGE ALL BUYERS OF CLOTH UPON CREDIT, TO GIVE NOTES THAT MAY CARRY INTEREST, FROM AND AFTER SIX MONTHS DATE) TO THE BILL NOW DEPENDING, ENTITULED FOR AMENDING THE ACT OF DECIMO REGINAE, RELATING TO MEDLEY CLOTH, &c. [caption title].

      [London. ]. 1714 - Broadsheet, 14 x 9 inches. [1]p., plus printed docket title on verso. Dbd. Early folds and early stab holes in left margin. Small portion of inner margin excised, with no loss to text. Some foxing and light offsetting. Very good. An early and interesting petition proposing a new set of rules for clothing merchants buying cloth on credit. The document describes the economic relationships between the various branches of the woolen industry (drapers, factors, traders, etc.) and argues that the proposed system will lead to lower prices, employment of the poor, and better British competition against foreigners in the trade. It is among the first examples of commercial lobbying literature, which first began proliferating during the major changes in British government in the mid- 1710s. ESTC lists copies at four locations in the U.K. and four in the U.S., at the California State Library, Columbia, Harvard, and Johns Hopkins. HANSON 1966.

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        Valence, Murcie, Avec les Isles de Maioroque, Minorque et Yvique.':.

      - Altkolorierter Kupferstich aus Atlas Soulage . b. Pieter van der Aa in Leiden, um 1714, 14,5 x 20,5 van der Krogt, Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, Vol. III B, 352:51, Part 7, 7. - Zeigt die Region Valencia mit Murcia und die Baleareninseln Mallorca, Menorca, Ibiza und Formentera. - Unten rechts runde Titelkartusche und Meilenzeiger. - Im Mittelmeer Windrose. - Extrem seltene Karte aus dem "L'atlas Soulagé ." den Pieter van der Aa um 1714 herausgegeben hat. - Er verwendete fast alle Karten aus Janssonius's Atlas Minor als Grundlage und veränderte die Kartuschen, fügte Windrosen hinzu, entfernte alle Texte, Kustoden und Nummern sowie eine teilweise Veränderung der Typographie. - Van der Krogt kennt nur ein komplettes Exemplar des Atlases (der Atlas besteht aus 9 Teilen) in der Universitätsbibliothek Leiden. VALENCIA (Region) / Spanien (España / Spain): 'Valence, Murcie, Avec les Isles de Maioroque, Minorque et Yvique.': oldcoloured cooper-engraving from "L'Atlas Soulagé ." by Pieter van der Aa in Leiden (Netherland), 14,5 x 20,5 cm, ca. 1714 *van der Krogt, Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, Vol. III B, 352:51, Part 7, 7. - The map shows the region of Valencia and Murcia with the Balearic Islands. - At the bottomright round titelcartouche and mileage scale. - In the Mediterranean Sea wind rose. - Extremely rare map from the "L'Atlas Soulagé ." appeared by Pieter van der Aa 1714. - He almost used maps from Janssonius's "Atlas Minor" as the basis and changed the cartouches, added wind roses, removed text, numbers and shelfmark and by a part of maps he changed the typography. - Van der Krogt knows only one complete copy of the atlas (the atlas consists of 9 parts) in the Leiden University Library. (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        [Op. 5]. [12] Sonate A Violino solo e Basso dedicate A l'Emin.mo e Reverend.mo Signor Cardinale Otthoboni, Vice-Cancelliere della S.R.C. e Protettore di Francia... Opera Quinta... Le prix en blanc est de 9 [livre sign]. Avec Privilege du Roy. [Score]

      Parigi Foucault 1714. Folio. Full contemporary velllum with blindstamped rules to edges. 1f. (coat of arms of Cardinal Ottoboni), [i] (title engraved by Berey), [i] (printed dedication), 58 (music), [i] (Privilege du Roy dated April 7, 1714), [i] (blank) pp. Engraved by De Baussen. Catalogue to foot of last page of music listing Mascitti's opp. 1-5. Notated on two staves: solo violin and figured bass. Signature in ink to upper left corner of leaf carrying coat of arms. From the collection of Andre Meyer, Paris, with handstamp to lower pastedown: "Provenant de [la] collection musicale d'Andre Meyer Decede en Mai 1974 F. Meyer Octobre 84" and related annotation in pencil in Meyer's son's hand to final blank page. Binding slightly worn and soiled. Slightly dampstained at inner margin; small stain to lower right corner of title. A very good copy overall, printed on high-quality paper.. First Edition, first issue. Lesure p. 422. Hirsch III, 391. RISM M1230 (two later issues from 1731 and 1740). Lesure p. 422. The Napolitano Mascitti settled in Paris in 1704, where all nine of his published collections were issued between that year and 1739. "[He] became a figurehead of Italian instrumental music in France and was regarded as the peer of Corelli [who had been his teacher in Rome] and Albinoni... Mascitti enjoyed enormous popularity with the French public." TNG Vol. 11. p. 746. "The success of his sonatas in his own day is evidenced by their several reprints throughout the century... and the high praise for them to be found in the writings of Daquin, Le Blanc, and la Borde, among others." Newman: The Sonata in the Baroque Era, pp. 368-369. The Meyer collection, formed over a period of some 75 years, was one of the most important collections of printed music, musical autographs, and books on music of the 20th century.

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        Le Comté D'Artois.':.

      - Altkolorierter Kupferstich aus Atlas Soulage . b. Pieter van der Aa in Leiden, um 1714, 16 x 21 van der Krogt, Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, Vol. III B, 352:51, Part 5, 19. - Zeigt die Grafschaft Artois. - Oben rechts runde Titelkartusche. - Unten rechts Meilenzeiger. - Links Windrose. - Extrem seltene Karte aus dem "L'Atlas Soulagé ." den Pieter van der Aa um 1714 herausgegeben hat. - Er verwendete fast alle Karten aus Janssonius's Atlas Minor als Grundlage und veränderte die Kartuschen, fügte Windrosen hinzu, entfernte alle Texte, Kustoden und Nummern sowie eine teilweise Veränderung der Typographie. - Van der Krogt kennt nur ein komplettes Exemplar des Atlases (der Atlas besteht aus 9 Teilen) in der Universitätsbibliothek Leiden. ARTOIS (Arras) / Dépt. Pas-de-Calais: 'Le Comté D'Artois.': oldcoloured cooper-engraving from "L'Atlas Soulagé ." by Pieter van der Aa in Leiden (Netherland), 16 x 21 cm, ca. 1714 *van der Krogt, Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, Vol. III B, 352:51, Part 5, 19. - The map shows the shire Artois. - At the top right round titelcartouche; at the bottom right mileage scale. - At the left side wind rose. - Extremely rare map from the "L'Atlas Soulagé ." appeared by Pieter van der Aa 1714. - He almost used maps from Janssonius's "Atlas Minor" as the basis and changed the cartouches, added wind roses, removed text, numbers and shelfmark and by a part of maps he changed the typography. - Van der Krogt knows only one complete copy of the atlas (the atlas consists of 9 parts) in the Leiden University Library. (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        L'Atlas Soulagé de son gros & pesant fardeau: ou, Nouvelles Cartes Geographiques Qui contiennent La France & La Suisse, Avec les Parties principales qui les composent: Ouvrage propre pour Voiager commodément & agréablement des Yeux. - (woodcut ornaments) - Tables des Cartes contenues en ce Volume. (1 - 31 cartes - woodcut ornaments) Se trouvent à Leide, Chez Pierre vander Aa, Marchand en Livres & en Cartes Géographiques, dans la Cour de l'Academie. Ou Les Curieux trouveront außi, & en la même forme, les Empires, Roiaumes, Principautz, Republiques & c. des quatre Parties du Monde; Le tout d'une maiere qui n'a point encore paru: On donnera l'Ouvrage Complet ou Separement. - VI.':.

      - van der Krogt, Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, Vol. III B, S. 568, 352:51.6 Part 6. - Extrem seltener Atlas den Pieter van der Aa um 1714 herausgegeben hat. - Er verwendete fast alle Karten aus Janssonius's Atlas Minor als Grundlage und veränderte die Kartuschen, fügte Windrosen hinzu, entfernte alle Texte, Kustoden und Nummern sowie eine teilweise Veränderung der Typographie. - Van der Krogt kennt nur ein komplettes Exemplar des Atlases (der Atlas besteht aus 9 Teilen) in der Universitätsbibliothek Leiden. - Vorliegender Atlas ist der 6 Teil des Gesamtwerkes, der über ein eigenes Titellatt und Inhaltsverzeichnis verfügt. - Der Atlas enthält 27 französische und 4 schweizer Karten. Extremely rare from the "L'Atlas Soulagé ." appeared by Pieter van der Aa 1714. - He almost used maps from Janssonius's "Atlas Minor" as the basis and changed the cartouches, added wind roses, removed text, numbers and shelfmark and by a part of maps he changed the typography. - Van der Krogt knows only one complete copy of the atlas (the atlas consists of 9 parts) in the Leiden University Library. (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        Les Indes Orientales.':.

      - Altkolorierter Kupferstich aus Nouveau Petit Atlas ou Nouvelles Cartes Geographiques . b. Pieter van der Aa in Leiden, um 1714, 14,5 x 19,5 van der Krogt, Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, Vol. III B, 352:51, 13. - Zeigt Südostasien. - Rechts die Philippinen; links Indien, mittig Thailand. - Oben rechts runde Titelkartusche. - Unten rechts Meilenzeiger. - Im Golf von Bengalen Windrose. - Extrem seltene Karte aus dem "Nouveau Petit Atlas" den Pieter van der Aa um 1714 herausgegeben hat. - Er verwendete fast alle Karten aus Janssonius's Atlas Minor als Grundlage und veränderte die Kartuschen, fügte Windrosen hinzu, entfernte alle Texte, Kustoden und Nummern sowie eine teilweise Veränderung der Typographie. - Van der Krogt kennt nur ein komplettes Exemplar des Atlases (der Atlas besteht aus 9 Teilen) in der Universitätsbibliothek Leiden. SÜDOSTASIEN (Southeast Asia): 'Les Indes Orientales.': oldcoloured cooper-engraving from "Nouveau Petit Atlas ou Nouvelles Cartes Geographiques ." by Pieter van der Aa in Leiden (Netherland), 14,5 x 19,5 cm, ca. 1714 *van der Krogt, Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, Vol. III B, 352:51, 13. - The map shows Southeastasia between India and Philippines. - At the top right a oval titelcartouche. - At the bottom right side cartouche with mileage scale. - In the Indian Ocean wind rose. - Extremely rare map from the "Nouveau Petit Atlas" appeared by Pieter van der Aa 1714. - He almost used maps from Janssonius's "Atlas Minor" as the basis and changed the cartouches, added wind roses, removed text, numbers and shelfmark and by a part of maps he changed the typography. - Van der Krogt knows only one complete copy of the atlas (the atlas consists of 9 parts) in the Leiden University Library. (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        L'Asie':.

      - Altkolorierter Kupferstich aus Nouveau Petit Atlas ou Nouvelles Cartes Geographiques . b. Pieter van der Aa in Leiden, um 1714, 14,5 x 20,5 van der Krogt, Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, Vol. III B, 352:51, 50. - Zeigt den Kontinent Asien mit China, Korea, Japan und Südostasien etc. - Unten links runde Titelkartusche. - Unten rechts Meilenzeiger. - Im Indischen Ozean Windrose. - Extrem seltene Karte aus dem "Nouveau Petit Atlas" den Pieter van der Aa um 1714 herausgegeben hat. - Er verwendete fast alle Karten aus Janssonius's Atlas Minor als Grundlage und veränderte die Kartuschen, fügte Windrosen hinzu, entfernte alle Texte, Kustoden und Nummern sowie eine teilweise Veränderung der Typographie. - Van der Krogt kennt nur ein komplettes Exemplar des Atlases (der Atlas besteht aus 9 Teilen) in der Universitätsbibliothek Leiden. ASIEN (Asia): 'L'Asie': oldcoloured cooper-engraving from "Nouveau Petit Atlas ou Nouvelles Cartes Geographiques ." by Pieter van der Aa in Leiden (Netherland), 14,5 x 20,5 cm, ca. 1714 *van der Krogt, Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, Vol. III B, 352:51, 50. - The map shows Asia with China, Korea, Japan, South-East-Asia with Phillipines etc. - At the bottom left round titelcartouche. - At the bottom right cartouche with mileage scale. - At the bottom wind rose. - Extremely rare map from the "Nouveau Petit Atlas" appeared by Pieter van der Aa 1714. - He almost used maps from Janssonius's "Atlas Minor" as the basis and changed the cartouches, added wind roses, removed text, numbers and shelfmark and by a part of maps he changed the typography. - Van der Krogt knows only one complete copy of the atlas (the atlas consists of 9 parts) in the Leiden University Library. (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        Mappe Monde.':.

      - Altkolorierter Kupferstich aus Nouveau Petit Atlas ou Nouvelles Cartes Geographiques . b. Pieter van der Aa in Leiden, um 1714, 14,6 x 20,2 Compare Shirley, The Mapping of the World - Early Printed World Maps 1472 - 1700, Nr. 325 and Plate 248; van der Krogt, Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, Vol. III B, 352:51, 1. - Zeigt die Welt in zwei Hemisphären (California is shown as an island). - Extrem seltene Karte aus dem "Nouveau Petit Atlas" den Pieter van der Aa um 1714 herausgegeben hat. - Er verwendete fast alle Karten aus Janssonius's Atlas Minor als Grundlage und veränderte die Kartuschen, fügte Windrosen hinzu, entfernte alle Texte, Kustoden und Nummern sowie eine teilweise Veränderung der Typographie. - Bei der vorliegenden Karte wurde ein völlig neuer Titel über die Weltkarte gesetzt und es blieben nur die 2 Hemisphären. - Alles andere wurde erneuert. - Van der Krogt kennt nur ein komplettes Exemplar des Atlases (der Atlas besteht aus 9 Teilen) in der Universitätsbibliothek Leiden. WELTKARTE (World Map): 'Mappe Monde.': oldcoloured cooper-engraving from "Nouveau Petit Atlas ou Nouvelles Cartes Geographiques ." by Pieter van der Aa in Leiden (Netherland), 14,6 x 20,2 cm, ca. 1714 *van der Krogt, Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, Vol. III B, 352:51, 1. - The map shows the world in two hemispheres. - At the top left square titelcartouche. - Extremely rare map from the "Nouveau Petit Atlas" appeared by Pieter van der Aa 1714. - He almost used maps from Janssonius's "Atlas Minor" as the basis and changed the cartouches, added wind roses, removed text, numbers and shelfmark and by a part of maps he changed the typography. - Van der Krogt knows only one complete copy of the atlas (the atlas consists of 9 parts) in the Leiden University Library. (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        Broadside. Begins: "Reasons humbly offer'd to the Right Honourable the peers of Great Britain, in Parliament assembled, against the bill to prevent the growth of schism

      [London Folio (31.5 cm, 12.4"). [2] pp.. 1714?] Protest against the proposed Schism Act of 1714, which was directed against dissenters; the act was supported by Queen Anne but repealed in 1718. The verso of this broadside is printed with the title, "The Protestant Dissenters reasons against the Bill to prevent the Growth of Schism, &c." This is an uncommon item, with only one U.S. holding reported by ESTC, WorldCat, and NUC Pre-1956. Tipped onto a leaf of 19th-century paper; now in a Mylar folder. In good untattered condition, with noticeable (but not print-obscuring) stain in lower center portion.

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

      General title and three pages; 3 leaves in total. Disbound from a collection. Repaired at spine, with a few visible old stitch holes; else excellent. The important first publication of the Longitude Act. The projectors, William Whiston and Humphrey Ditton, first began a concerted public campaign to lobby Parliament for a longitude reward in 1713. After testimony from learned individuals, inlcuding Isaac Newton, Parliament passed and Queen Anne approved an Act in July 1714. The authors cited the importance of finding the Longitude for the 'Safety and Quickness of Voyages, the Preservation of Ships and the Lives of Men.' One of the first known examples of a government-sponsored award to stimulate scientific research, the Board of Longitude was authorise to award a first prize of £20,000.00. to any person who devised a system capable of measuring longitude within a half degree of a great circle, and lesser amounts for schemes of a lesser accuracy.

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        Alceste. Tragedia. Messa in musica... -

      In - folio. Legatura coeva in piena pelle, dorso con nervi e fregi oro; abili restauri agli angoli e alle cerniere. (12), 233 pp.; frontespizio impolverato e testo lievemente ossidato; buon esemplare appartenuto al cantante Boris Christoff con la sua firma a matita ripetuta su alcune pagine. Rara prima edizione della più importante opere italiana di Gluck, e la seconda delle cosidette "opere riformate". Contiene al principio la celebre prefazione, o epistola, in cui Gluck e il librettista livornese Ranieri de' Calzabigi (1714 - 95), elencano i principi ideali che dovranno ispirare l?arte del melodramma in futuro. In sostanza, la composizione di un'opera deve essere curata senza la ricerca dell?effetto fine a sé stesso, evitando ?di far pompa di difficoltà in pregiudizio della chiarezza?. RISM G2661. Hirsch II, 261. Rare first edition of Gluck's most important Italian opera, and the second of the so - called "reform operas". It contains the celebrated preface or epistle in which Gluck and Ranieri de' Calzabigi outlined their principles and ideals in composing opera. Title a little dusty and some toning of the paper; generally a good copy in contemp. calf, spine gilt, corners and joints neatly repaired; from the library of the opera singer Boris Christoff with his pencil signature repaeated on various leaves.

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        A VOYAGE TO AND FROM THE ISLAND OF BORNEO, IN THE EAST - INDIES. With a description of the said island: giving an account of the inhabitants, their manners, customs, religion, product, chief ports, and trade.

      Together with the re - establishment of the English trade there, an. 1714, after our factory had been destroyed by the Banjareens some years before. Also a description of the islands of Canary, Cape Verd, Java, Madura; of the Streights of Bally, the Cape of Good Hope, the Hottentots, the island of St. Helena, Ascension, &c. With some remarks and directions touching trade, &c. The whole very pleasant and useful to such as shall have occasion to go into those parts. Illustrated with several curious maps and cuts. FIRST EDITION 1718, 8vo, approximately 190 x 120 mm, 7½ x 4¼ inches, 2 engraved maps, 1 folding, 5 engraved plates, 2 folding, pages: [16], 205, [3] - adverts, complete with half - title, bound in modern rust brown crushed morocco, blind ruled border to covers, raised bands and gilt lettering to spine. Spine just slightly faded, covers just very slightly marked, neat name and date 1949 on front endpaper, faint early initials and small 'withdrawn' ink library stamp on half - title, tiny piece missing from 1 corner, a few small pale stains to margins, some lower margins lightly spotted including 1 plate, tiny chip to 2 upper margins, neatly repaired, 1 folding map lightly foxed, affecting adjacent text page also, 3 pale fox spots to another plate. Binding tight and firm. A very good copy. Daniel Beeckman was captain of an English merchant ship trading for the East India Company and here relates his observations on a trip made in 1713. The work is described by Cox as "an unusually interesting and well - written volume of travels. On the way from Borneo the author visited the Cape of Good Hope, and gives a lengthy account of the country and the Hottentots. In his description of Borneo he speaks of the 'Oran - Ootan' the most remarkable animal there". (Travel, Volume I, page 286). This was the first European reference to the Orang - utan which is depicted in one of the plates. See: The Hill Collection of Pacific Voyages, Volume II, page 350; Cox, A Reference Guide to the Literature of Travel, Volume I, page 286, reference 1719; Raymond John Howgego, Encyclopedia of Exploration to 1800, section E8 East India Company page 338. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        HISTOIRE DES ORDRES MONASTIQUES, RELIGIEUX ET MILITARES.

      Joseph Derbais 1714-1718, Paris & Douay - Lg. 4to. 5 volumes (of 8) ñ Volumes II, IV, V, VI, VII. Each volume with an index. Each volume with over 100 copper engraved plates of the men & women members of European religious orders (mostly monks & nuns). Orig. full calf, ornately gilt spines. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Marquardi Gudii et Doctorum Virorum ad eum Epistolae

      The Hague: Henricum Scheurleer, 1714. Hardcover. Good. Title continued: Quibus accedunt ex bibliotheca Gudiana Clarissimorum et Doctissimorum Virorum, qui superiore & nostro saeculo floruerunt; et Claudii Sarravii Senatores Parisiensis Epistolae Ex eadem Bibliothece auctiores. Curante Petro Burmanno. 28], 387; 288 + index. Title page vignette and decorations Part 1 p. 388 and Part 2 pp. 278 & 288. Medallion of Christina of Sweden on Part 2 p. 230. Editio ultima prioribus correctior. Paper-covered boards. Paper chipped at top and bottom of spine, some rubbing to edges of boards, corners bumped. Two labels and ink inscription on spine. Pencil marks to front cover. Ink inscriptions on front pastedown. Ink stamp on reverse of title page and rear endpaper. Worm holes in front endpapers extend into Preface. Slight foxing. Marquard Gude (1635-1689) was a German classical scholar, most famous for his collection of Greek and Latin inscriptions. His correspondence, here edited by Dutch classical scholar Pieter Burmann, is the most important authority for the events of Gude's life, besides containing valuable information on the learning of the times. Claude Sarrau (c. 1600-1651) was a French writer whose letters were first published by his son in the 1650s; Burmann reprinted them as the second part of this volume. Some Latin verses on a medal of Queen Christina of Sweden won Sarrau the special benevolence of that lady (see Part 2 p. 230).

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        Des Durch seine Zauber-Kunst Bekannten Christoph Wagners, (Weyland gewesenen Famuli Des Weltberuffenen Ertz-Zauberers D. Johann Faustens) Leben und Thaten, Zum Spiegel und Warnung allen denen die mit dergleichen verbohtenen Künsten umbgehen, von GOtt abweichen, und dem Satan sich ergeben. Weyland von Friderich Schotus Tolet, in Teutscher Sprach beschrieben, und nunmehro mit einer Vorrede, von dem abscheulichen Laster der Zauberey vermehret von P. J. M. Gestochenes Frontispiz, Titel in Rot und Schwarz, 16 Bl., 204 S. Halblederbd d. Z. (etwas berieben) mit Blindprägung.

      Berlin, Rüdiger, 1714. - Sehr seltene zweite Ausgabe der Bearbeitung des Volksbuchs über Fausts Gehilfen Christoph Wagner, dessen Leben und Reisen, Schabernack, Zaubereien und Untaten nach Fausts Tod. Paul Jacob Marperger (1656-1730) gilt als einer der ersten professionellen deutschen Schriftsteller auf den Gebieten der Kameralistik und Nationalökonomie und wurde 1708 in die Preußische Sozietät der Wissenschaften aufgenommen (daher das Kürzel Mg.d.K.P.S.d.W. auf dem Titel); seine breit gefächerten Interessen reichten über die Symbolkunde bis ins Okkultistische. – Unterschiedlich gebräunt. Auf dem Titel handschriftl. Namenseintrag. – Dünnhaupt 35.2. Goed. II 568, VI, 4. Faber du Faur 1274. Engel 307. Vgl. Henning I 1274. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Ansicht von Tivoli mit Figuren im Vordergrund auf einem Felsen am Wasser.

      - Kupferstich, nach einem Gemälde von Joseph Vernet (1714-1789), auf Bütten. 45:54,5 cm. Mit der Adresse von Cochin in den „Galeries du Louvre". Mit Widmung: „Dedié a Messire Pierre Charles De Villette Chevalier Seigneur Du Plessis Villette & Commandeur de l’Ordre Royal et Militaire de St. Louis. Sehr guter Abdruck des dekorativen Blattes mit ca. 1 cm breitem Rand um die Plattenkante. Seine Ausbildung zum Kupferstecher erhielt Cathelain durch den Stecher und Verleger Jacques Philippe Le Bas (1707-1783) und wurde zu den besten Künstlern seines Kreises gezählt.

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        Der Im Blumen- Kuchen- Artzney- Und Baum-Garten Gruendlich-informirte Gaertner/ Wird in einem ganz neuen Garten-Buch/ samt dreyen hierzu noethigen Registern/ vorgestellet/

      Johann Leonhard Buggel,, Nürnberg, 1714 - Nürnberg, Johann Leonhard Buggel, 1714. 17 cm. Frontispiz, Titel r&s, (22), 702, (40) S. Neuer Pappband m. Kleisterpapier im Stil der Zeit (Hardcover). Frontispiz und Titel stark angerändert bis in den Druck, auf Japanpapier aufgezogen. Namen von alter Hand auf Titel. Seiten mit Gebrauchs- und teils Feuchtigkeitsflecken. Kleinere Fraßspuren. Der Autor wendet sich von den pompösen Gärten mehr den Detail-orientierten Anlagen zu und tadelt gewisse Gartenliebhaber: ".so mit unschätzbaren Spesen ihre prächtigen Lust- und Gartenhäuser, zu nichts taugliches Grottenwerk, große Statuen, Pyramiden, ungeheure Fontänen, nebst ihren kostbaren Aufsätzen, und welches das Allereinfältigste mit den abgeschmacktesten Schildereien bezieren und ausfüllen." Bedeutendes Gartenbuch aus der Übergangszeit vom Barockgarten zum Rokokogarten. Aus dem Inhalt: Catalogus was für Blumen das ganze Jahr über blühen und welche man alle Monat zu Straussen haben könnte. De Plantis Culinae oder von denen Garten- und Kuchen Kräutern. Von denen Bäumlein welche zum Muster zu erwählen. Von Einlegung der Schnittling und Rebensbrut. Wie man einen Garten anlegen, austheilen und zurichten soll. Mit einigen umfangreichen Pflanzenlisten (u.a. Nelken, Tulpen). Haller II,226, Wimmer/Lauterbach 210. Sprache: deu Frontispiz und Titel stark angerändert bis in den Druck, auf Japanpapier aufgezogen. Namen von alter Hand auf Titel. Seiten mit Gebrauchs- und teils Feuchtigkeitsflecken. Kleinere Fraßspuren. Neuer Pappband m. Kleisterpapier im Stil der Zeit (Hardcover). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Heinrich Hessens, Churfl. Mayntzischen Garten-Vorstehers/ Neue Garten-Lust/ Das ist : Gründliche Vorstellung/Wie ein Lust- Küchen- und Baum-Garten unter unserm Teutschen Climate füglich anzurichten; allerhand so wohl frembde als auch einheimische Blumen, Kräuter, Gewächse und Bäume darinnen zu erziehen und zu warten, auch die denselben zustossende Schäden zu curiren seyn; Alles aus selbsteigener Erfahrung zusammen getragen/ mit raren Observationibus, welche noch in keinem Garten-Buch zu finden, und mit schönen Kupffern gezieret; Uber dieses noch/ Damit es ein recht vollkommenes Garten-Buch seyn möge, mit sehr nützlichen Anmerckungen, und zweyen Anhängen zu dem ersten und dritten Theile/ wie wie auch mit dem gantzen vierdten Theile/ Als Besc

      Gleditsch,, Leipzig, 1714 - [5.Aufl.] Leipzig, Gleditsch, 1714. 22,5 cm. Tb r&s, (4), 389 S. (9 statt 10) Taf., (45) S. Neues Hallbleder (Hardcover) m. ggpr. Rücken. Alte Stempel (Erzgbg. Gartenbau Verein Chemnitz und Bücherei der Wilsdorf'schen Familienstiftung) vs. Taf. 1 und a. Tbl. Erste Seiten stärker angestaubt, angerändert und mit kl. fehlendem Eckteil. Seiten 3 bis 10 und 35 bis 38 durch Faksimiles ergänzt. Seiten im Satzspiegel und Tafeln teils leicht gebräunt, sonst überwiegend sauber, nur wenige (Braun)Flecken. Kupfer zu S. 16 (Veredelung nach v.d. Groen) als Frontispiz eingebunden. Die anderen Kupfer zeigen: 3 Lustgartenentwürfe vor S. 1, Glashaus zu S. 35 fehlt, Küchengarten zu S.125, Monströse Lilie zu S. 150, Blumen- und Melonenbohrer sowie Ofen zu S. 178, Mistbeethaus zu S. 336. Diese Tafeln entsprechend der Paginierung der früheren Auflagen eingebunden, die dem neuen Umbruch nicht mehr entsprechen. Der Baumgartenentwurf für S. 396 eingebunden bei S.306. Dies entspricht wohl der damaligen Kollationierung, da auch so bei Wimmer/Lauterbach 156 angegeben. In der Vorrede des "Teutschen Gärtner" von 1710 bezieht sich der Verleger auf früher erschienene Auflagen "Neue Garten-Lust" und weist darauf hin, dass sich Hesse selbst von diesem Buch (später?) distanziert hat, da es von ihm nicht autorisierte Änderungen enthalte, die im "Teutschen Gärtner" beseitigt seien. Haller I,645. Sprache: deu Alte Stempel (Erzgbg. Gartenbau Verein Chemnitz und Bücherei der Wilsdorf'schen Familienstiftung) vs. Taf. 1 und a. Tbl. Erste Seiten stärker angestaubt, angerändert und mit kl. fehlendem Eckteil. Seiten 3 bis 10 und 35 bis 38 durch Faksimiles ergänzt. Seiten im Satzspiegel und Tafeln teils leicht gebräunt, sonst überwiegend sauber, nur wenige (Braun)Flecken. Neues Hallbleder (Hardcover) m. ggpr. Rücken. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        A New and Accurate Map of the Empire of Japan

      - This map of the Empire of Japan owes its detail to the writings of Jesuit missionaries and Portuguese and Dutch explorers. The interior of the archipelago is described in great detail, with the names of cities, towns, rivers, and lakes dispersed among pictorial mountains. Furthermore, the map contains ample information about many the smaller islands of the archipelago, which are often accompanied by explanatory notes about discovery and colonialism. Some significant features of the map are the inclusion of the southern coast of Kamchatka and the designation of the Sea of Japan as the Sea of Korea. Int he upper left corner of the map is an elaborate title cartouche that incorporates elements of Japanese design and costume. This map was published in Bowen's "Complete System of Geography." It is a dark impression in very good condition, with ample margins and few chips or tears. Staining to bottom margin not affecting the image. Emanuel Bowen (1714-1767) was an English map engraver who served as Royal Mapmaker to George II of England and Louis XV of France. He was well-regarded for his large, detailed, accurate, and overall attractive maps. The level of detail of this map of Japan makes it one of the best English maps of the region of its time. Map. Engraving. Image measures 14 x 17".

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        Redelyke Godtsdienst, In welke de Goddelyke waerheden des Genaden-Verbondts worden verklaert, tegen partyen bescherms, en tot de practyke aengedrongen. Als mede De Bedeelinge des Verbondts in het O.T., ende in het N.T. Ende de Ontmoetingen der Kerke in het N.T., vertoont in een verklaringe van de Openbaringe Johannes. Den vyfden druck.

      Rotterdam, Hendrik van den Aak, and Hermanus Herts 1714. 3 delen in 2 banden, (2, portret, 12) 1134 (23), 774 (14) 360 (8) p. Origineel Perkament met ribben en stempels, groot 4° (Mooie grote en onafgesneden set van dit standaardwerk, met de handtekening van Franco van der Kluyt, de schoonzoon van Wilhelmus à Brakel, die het voorbericht voor deze druk verzorgde, en de handtekening van Sara Brakel van der Kluyt op het schutblad van beide delen, gedateerd 1730, zij was de achterkleindochter van Wilhelmus à Brakel) 3 volumes in 2 bindings, (16) 1134 (23), 774 (14) 360 (8) p. Contemporary blind-stamped Vellum with 5 raised bands, large 4° (Beautiful large and uncut set of this standard work, with the signature of Franco van der Kluyt, the son in law of Wilhelmus à Brakel, who wrote the preface for this edition, and the signature of Sara Brakel van der Kluyt on the endpapers of both volumes, dated 1730, she was the great-granddaughter of Wilhelmus à Brakel).

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        Atlas Historique, ou Nouvelle Introduction l'Histoire, la Chronologie l'Geographie Ancienne & Moderne; Repr‚sent‚e dans de Nouvelles Cartes, ou l'on remarque l'Etablissement des Etats & Empires du Monde, leur Dur‚e, leur Chute, & leurs differents Gouvernements.

      Chez L?Honore & Chatelain, Amsterdam 1714 - Cm 45 x 30, 7 volumi in folio corredati e arricchiti da 295 tavole (5 mancanti) tutte incise su rame: mappe geografiche e alberi genealogici, molte delle quali pi— volte ripiegate. Legatura in tutta pelle coeva con ricchi fregi geometrici in oro su dorso a sei nervi, titoli in oro su tassello. Bellissima e importante opera, rinomata per il sontuoso apparato iconografico che raffigura alberi genealogici di famiglie nobili, carte geografiche, vedute, specie botaniche, costumi locali ecc., delle varie zone dell'Europa e del Mondo. Di notevole interesse tutta la cartografia dell'America e dell'Asia, con le carte dei Caraibi, della Cina, del Giappone, e dei Mari del Sud prodotta prima dei viaggi di esplorazione di Cook. Sebbene l?opera sia di carattere principalmente geografici, comprende anche preziose e accurate informazioni storiche, politiche, e genealogiche. Henri Abraham Chatelain (1684-1743), il padre Zacharie Chatelain (d.1723) e Zacharie Junior (1690-1754), lavorarono con diversi soci per la pubblicazione del 'Atlas Historique, infatti esistono diverse edizioni dell?Atlas, l?ultima Š stata stampato dai due fratelli sopravvissuti tra il 1732-1739. Il nostro esemplare Š cos composto: TOMO I: pp. (12), 82 + 47 tavole numerate, doppie e ripiegata - TOMO II: pp. (16), 12, (12), 13-18, (10), 19-30, (8), 31-44, (8), 45-58, (10), 59-66 (20) 67-90 (8) + 37 tavole, per lo pi— doppie o ripiegate ? TOMO III: pp. 91 ? 162 + 37 tavole numerato alcune doppie o ripiegate. TOMO IV: pp. (12), 1-14, (8), 1-38, 1-10, (369), 1-8, (16), (8), 1-8, 1-8, (16), 1-12, (24) + 34 tavole, per lo pi— doppie o ripiegate ? TOMO V: pp. (8), IV, (4), 176, (2) + 54 tavole, per lo pi— doppie o ripiegate. La tavola numero 10 ( Description de la ville d?Alexaindre e des Antiquitez remarquables qu?on y voit) Š stata inserita nel Tomo VI. Manca una mappa a pagina 161 (L?Empire du Japon tir‚ des cartes Japonnois) e mancano le tavole raffigurative numero 41, 44 e 51 che rappresentano rispettivamente: Vue o Description du Palais du Grand Mogol, de la Mosquee de les Divertissemens, de les Femmes, de la maniere de vivre e autres choses qui seront expliqu‚es dans la Dissertetion suivante - Figures du Mogol ? Habillement de l?Empereur de la Chine e des Dames de son Palais avec quelques usages e costumes observ‚es en ce Pais-l ? TOMO VI: pp. (2), IV, (4), 166 + 38 tavole, alcune doppie o pi— volte ripiegate. Manca la carta numero 30 ?Carte Tres Curieuse De La Mer Du Sud? - TOMO VII: pp. (6), IV, (4), 108 + 43 tavole ripiegate. L?opera ha subito dei restauri conservativi alla legatura e alcune carte interne, le cerniere necessitano di un piccolo restauro.

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        Opera omnia, tam antea sparsim edita.Lausanne & Geneva: Marci-Michaelis Bousquet, 1742. First edition.

      An exceptionally fine and complete copy with both the portraits which often lack, from the collection of Robert Honeyman. "Bernoulli published only one book, <i>Théorie de la manoeuvre des vaisseaux</i> (1714) and apart from this, his dissertation <i>De motu musculorum</i> (1694) and one or two minor pieces, all his work was contributed to journals (189 papers are collected here) or were first published in these volumes, i.e. 59 of his lectures and the <i>Hydraulica</i> in volume IV [appearing here for the first time in print], which was written in competition with his son Daniel." (Roger Gaskell). <br/><br/> ❧Honeyman 293 (this copy, sold for $1,500 in 1978); Norman 217; Stanitz 55; Arnoud de Vitry 55.<br/><br/> "The first volume is primarily devoted to problems in geometry and the early calculus, but also contains papers on muscular mechanics, the resistance of solids, and a geometrical demonstration of the motion of pendulums and projectiles in resisting and unresisting media. Volumes two and three are almost totally devoted to problems of mechanics, the first of these containing his theoretical essay on the maneuvering of vessels and related papers, as well as numerous contributions on the analysis of trajectories. His discourse on the laws governing the communication of movement opens volume three, which also contains his essay on celestial mechanics. The last volume contains contributions on the curvature of elastic plates, his mechanico-dynamical propositions, and problems in dynamics. Most important, its appearance in this volume represents the first printing of the <i>Hydraulica</i>, which was written in competition with his son, Daniel.<br/><br/> "Johann Bernoulli 'proposed the problem of the brachystochrone (the Bernoullis' term - the curve of quickest descent joining two points), to which Galileo had given an incorrect solution: he solved it himself (the answer is the cycloid) in 1697. It is due to his work on this problem and that of finding the curve of given perimeter which will enclose the greatest area that he is considered one of the founders of the calculus of variations. He is also remembered for his work on the exponential calculus; on geodesics; on complex numbers; and his treatment of trigonometry as a branch of the calculus.' (DSB). He also first enunciated the principle of virtual work and was the first to denote the accelerating effect of gravity by the sign <i>g</i>, thus arriving at the formula <i>v</i> square equals 2<i>gh</i>. Todhunter and Pearson note Bernoulli's treatment of the cause of elasticity in his <i>Discours sur les loix de la communication du movement</i> (1727) and his theory of 'captive aether.' Timoshenko remarks on his formulation of the principle of virtual displacements in a letter to Varignon." (Bibliotheca Mechanica).. 4 volumes 4to (247 x 196 mm) . Fully complete: vol. I: pp. [4] [i] ii-xxiv, [1-2] 3-563 [1:blank], title in red and black, 25 engraved plates, including a portrait of Frederick III of Prussia engraved by G.F. Schmidt, a portrait of Bernoulli by Schmidt after J. Ruber, and 23 folding engraved plates numbered i-xxiii; vol. II: pp. [2], [1-3] 4-620, 17 folding engraved plates numbered xxiv-xl; vol. III: pp. [2], [1-3] 4-563 [1:blank], 36 folding engraved plates numbered xli-lxxvi; vol. IV: [1-5] 6-588, 15 folding engraved plates numbered lxxvii-xci. Provenance: with gilt red morocco ex-libris of Robert Honeyman to front paste down of each volume. A very fine and completley unrestored set, housed in four fine custom half red morocco cases

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        Concept der neuen Kayserlichen und Reichs-Cammer-Gerichts-Ordnung, welchem bey dieser Edition nicht nur die Fontes, woraus dasselbe hergenommen, nemlich die so genanten Dubia Cameralia, Reichs- und Deputations-Abschiede de annis 1570, 1576, 1594 und 1600. Wie auch Visitations-Abschiede und Memorialien; sondern auch die neuern Constitutiones, der jüngste Reichs-Abschied de anno 1654, Instrumento Pacis, Visitations-Abschied de anno 1713, die Gemeine Bescheide, wie die Cammer-Gerichts-Cantzley-Ordnungen beygelegt: Welches zusammen als ein Corpus Juris Cameralis kan gebraucht werden. 7 Abteilungen in 1 Band

      Wetzlar, Georg Ernst Winckler 1714 (- 1720) - Pütter II, 451; vgl. Fahnenberg S. 123. - Seltene erste Ausgabe der Ludolfschen Sammlung aller kammergerichtlichen Gesetze und Materialien. Sie erschien in etwas anderer Anordnung nochmal 1724 in Frankfurt. Mit mehreren, umfangreichen Anhängen und Registern. - Kollation: (16) Bl., 280 S., (22) Bl., 28 S., (7) Bl., 160, 148 S., (41) Bl., 6, 8 S.; 6 Bl., 280, 142 S., 5 Bl., 4, 30 Seiten, 6 Blätter. - In sehr schöner, sauberer Erhaltung Mit vielen ornamentalen Vignetten und Initialen Pappband der Zeit, Rotschnitt, Folio [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Rape of the Lock An Heroi-Comical Poem In Five Canto's Written by Mr Pope

      London: Printed for Bernard Lintott, at the Cross-Keys in Fleet=Street, 1714. Second edition of the final text (same year as the first). Title printed in red and black. Engraved frontispiece and 5 engraved plates by Du Guernier after Du Bosc; each canto with woodcut headpiece. 1 vols. 8vo. Elegantly bound in full red crushed morocco, spine lettered in gilt, richly gilt turn-ins, a.e.g., by Rivière. Fine. The First Best Seller, in Rivière Binding Pope's immortal satire appeared first in Miscellaneous Poems (1712) in two cantos only. It first appeared complete and as a separate book in 1714 and here again entirely reset and with new headpieces to the cantos.

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        The Artificial Clock-Maker. A Treatise of Watch and Clock-Work, .¿.

      James Knapton, London 1714 - The third edition, published by James Knapton, London in 1714. Title page, [9p] preface, [5p] contents list, 140 pages, 2 folding plates and 1 folding table [ie missing the clock plate and the equation of time tables for 2nd and 3rd year after a leap-year.] An almost complete copy of this famous work showing some signs of use, pages now a little browned and spotted with age, close trimmed to top margin (just catching a few headlines), title page trimmed (without loss of text) and laid down. Attractive old half leather binding with marbled paper boards and gilt lettering and tooling to spine (top of spine missing). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Publick Spirit of the Whigs: Set forth in their Generous Encouragement of the Author of the Crisis: with some Observations on the Seasonableness, Candor, Erudition, and Style of that Treatise

      London: Printed for John Morphew, 1714. First edition, first issue. [2], 45 pp. 1 vols. 4to. Modern marbled boards. Title somewhat spotted and with wormhole through first few leaves, slight waterstaining in blank margins to text; otherwise very good. The scarce first issue of one of Swift&#39;s most effective political pamphlets, written on behalf of the government against Steele&#39;s The Crisis. Swift&#39;s aspersions on the Scottish peers made the Lords seek special means to suppress his work, and it was reprinted with the offending passages removed. His remarks here make it clear why the suppression was sought: in reply to Steele&#39;s note that the Kingdom of Scotland had many nobles, Swift chips in: "They had indeed; and to that we owe one of the great and necessary Evils of the Union upon the Foot it now stands. Their Nobility is indeed so numerous, that the whole Revenues of their Country would be hardly able to maintain them according to the Dignity of their Titles; and what is infinitely worse, they are never likely to be Extinct till the last Period of all Things ... I could Point out some with great Titles, who affected to appear very vigorous for Dissolving the Union, though their whole Revenues before that Period would have ill maintained a Welch Justice of the Peace; and have since gathered more Money than ever any Scotchmen, who had not travell&#39;d, could form an Idea of."&#11;&#11;Very scarce on the market.

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        The Works of Monsieur de Moliere [Translated by John Ozell]

      London: Printed for Bernard Lintot, 1714. First collected edition of Molière in English. Engraved frontispiece portrait by Vertue after the painting by Pignard. Lacking the additional general title page. 6 vols. 12mo. Full polished tree calf, with simple gilt fillet borders, marbled endpapers, leather spine labels, a.e.g. Small , paper repair to lower margin of text block of volume one (text unaffected); a fine set otherwise. First Collected Molière in English The first collected edition in English of the plays of Molìere, with all but two of the translations by John Ozell (d. 1743), one of the most important translators of the first half of the 18th century. At the end of his Dedication (to the Earl of Dorset), Ozell writes "that the Misanthrope and Malade Imaginaire ... are translated by other persons, whose Names I forbear to mention, since they have thought fit to conceal themselves."&#11;The contents, as listed on the title page to each volume, are:&#11;Vol. 1. The Preface. The Life of Mr. de Molière. Sir Martin Mar-All. The Amorous Quarrel. The Affected Ladies&#11;Vol. 2. The Imaginary Cuckold. A School For Husbands. The Impertinents. A School For Women. The School For Women Criticised. The Pleasures of the Inchanted Island&#11;Vol. 3. The Princess of Elis ... Third day of the Pleasures of the Inchanted Island. The Forced Marriage. Love the Best Physician. The Misanthrope ... . The Forced Physician. The Sicilian ... . Amphitryon ... &#11;Vol. 4. The Miser. George Dandin ... . Tartuffe ... . Monsieur de Pourceaugnac ... . The Gentleman cit&#11;Vol. 5. The Cheats of Scapin. Psiche. The Learned Ladies. Don Garcia of Navarre ... . The Impromptu of Versailles&#11;Vol. 6. Don John ... . Melicerta. The Magnificent Lovers. The Countess of Escarbagnas. The Hypocondriack. The Ghost of Moliere. Extracts out of Divers Authors, concerning Moliere&#39;s works.

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        The Third and last Volume of the History of the Lives and Robberies Of the most noted Highway-Men [highwaymen], Foot-Pads [footpads], House-Breakers [housebreakers], Shop-Lifts, And other Thieves and Murderers of both Sexes, in and about London [Volume 3 only: UNRECORDED supplementary volume to the 2 vol first edition of 1714]

      London: Printed for J. Morphew and A. Dodd, 1714. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. London: Printed for J. Morphew near Stationers-Hall, and A. Dodd without Temple Bar, 1714. 12mo. xxiv,287,[1]pp. §Full title reads: The Third and last Volume of the History of the Lives and Robberies Of the most noted Highway-Men, Foot-Pads, House-Breakers, Shop-Lifts, And other Thieves and Murderers of both Sexes, in and about London, and other Places of great Britain, for above 50 Years last past. And wherein is not only discover'd the most secret and barbarous Murders, and unparallell'd Robberies formerly done; but also an Account of above an hundred Murders and Robberies committed by Criminals executed at the Assizes last held throughout the Kingdom. With certain Rules how all Persons shall escape being robb'd for the future. By Capt. Alexander Smith. §This third volume NOT IN ESTC. The work (revised in 1719 under the amended title 'A Compleat History of the Lives and Robberies Of the most Notorious Highway-Men...') is known in Morphew and Dodd's two volume first edition of 1714; reprinted the same year. (ESTC & other records are confusing but seemingly three 2 vol. first edition sets are held: Bodleian, Bristol, & William Andrews Clark; and two copies of the 1714 reprint: BL and Oxford, one of these perhaps lacking a volume). §The volume offered appears to be a unique example of an accompanying third volume of the same year. Comparison (not exhaustive) with the text of the two volume 1719 edition indicates that the contents are predominantly included in volume II of the latter: pages 1-284 (line 5) are in vol. II (1719) pages 109-319; pages 284 (line 6) to 286 (line 18) are in vol. II (1719) pages 363-364; and part of the preface is the same as that of vol. II (1719). Small erasure (perhaps ownership initials?) to head of title. A very good copy, occasional browning & foxing, rebound in early nineteenth century calf by W. Pratt, all edges gilt, double contrasting labels, with later expert reback with nineteenth century spine laid down and marbled endpapers preserved. Nineteenth century bookplate of Fountaine Walker to front pastedowns. (**This item will require special carriage arrangements - please ask for details**).

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        Ansicht von Tivoli mit Figuren im Vordergrund auf einem Felsen am Wasser.

      . Kupferstich, nach einem Gemälde von Joseph Vernet (1714-1789), auf Bütten. 45:54,5 cm. Mit der Adresse von Cochin in den "Galeries du Louvre". Mit Widmung: "Dedie a Messire Pierre Charles De Villette Chevalier Seigneur Du Plessis Villette & Commandeur de l'Ordre Royal et Militaire de St. Louis. Sehr guter Abdruck des dekorativen Blattes mit ca. 1 cm breitem Rand um die Plattenkante.. Seine Ausbildung zum Kupferstecher erhielt Cathelain durch den Stecher und Verleger Jacques Philippe Le Bas (1707-1783) und wurde zu den besten Künstlern seines Kreises gezählt.

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        The Works of Monsieur de Moliere [Translated by John Ozell]

      London: Printed for Bernard Lintot, 1714 - The first collected edition in English of the plays of Molìere, with all but two of the translations by John Ozell (d. 1743), one of the most important translators of the first half of the 18th century. At the end of his Dedication (to the Earl of Dorset), Ozell writes "that the Misanthrope and Malade Imaginaire . are translated by other persons, whose Names I forbear to mention, since they have thought fit to conceal themselves." The contents, as listed on the title page to each volume, are: Vol. 1. The Preface. The Life of Mr. de Molière. Sir Martin Mar-All. The Amorous Quarrel. The Affected Ladies Vol. 2. The Imaginary Cuckold. A School For Husbands. The Impertinents. A School For Women. The School For Women Criticised. The Pleasures of the Inchanted Island Vol. 3. The Princess of Elis . Third day of the Pleasures of the Inchanted Island. The Forced Marriage. Love the Best Physician. The Misanthrope . . The Forced Physician. The Sicilian . . Amphitryon . Vol. 4. The Miser. George Dandin . . Tartuffe . . Monsieur de Pourceaugnac . . The Gentleman cit Vol. 5. The Cheats of Scapin. Psiche. The Learned Ladies. Don Garcia of Navarre . . The Impromptu of Versailles Vol. 6. Don John . . Melicerta. The Magnificent Lovers. The Countess of Escarbagnas. The Hypocondriack. The Ghost of Moliere. Extracts out of Divers Authors, concerning Moliere's works First collected edition of Molière in English. 6 vols., 12mo. Engraved frontispiece portrait by Vertue after the painting by Pignard. Lacking the additional general title page. Full polished tree calf, with simple gilt fillet borders, marbled endpapers, leather spine labels, a.e.g. Small , paper repair to lower margin of text block of volume one (text unaffected); a fine set otherwise. ESTCN25815; Graesse IV, p. 564 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Crisis, or, A Discourse representing, from the most Authentick Records, the Just Causes of the late Happy Revolution and the several Settlements of the Crowns of England and Scotland on Her Majesty; and on the Demise of Her Majesty without issue, upon the Most Illustrious Princess Sophia, Electress and Dutchess Dowager of Hanover, and the Heirs of her Body being Protestants; by previous Acts of both Parliaments of the late Kingdoms of England and Scotland; and confirmed by the Parliament of Great Britain : with some Seasonable Remarks on the Danger of a Popish Successor

      London: Printed by Sam. Buckley; and sold by Ferd. Burleigh, in Amen-Corner, 1714. First edition, second issues (with date "1714" in imprint. [2], vii, [1], 37, [1, ad] pp. 1 vols. 4to. Uncut sheets, disbound and laid into contemporary marbled wrappers with stabmarks; in folding cloth box. Title soiled, final leaf repaired (text unaffected), A2 with marginal tear. First edition, second issues (with date "1714" in imprint. [2], vii, [1], 37, [1, ad] pp. 1 vols. 4to. Also issued with the date 1713 in imprint; the setting of type is the same throughout in both issues. With Queen Anne's health worsening, Steele wrote this anonymous attack on the Tory ministry for its seeming lack of concern over rumors of a possible Catholic succession; his pamphlet was answered by The Publick Spirit of the Whigs, by Jonathan Swift, and shortly thereafter Steele was expelled from Parliament on charges of sedition. [with:] THE FRENCH FAITH REPRESENTED IN THE PRESENT STATE OF DUNKIRK. A Letter to the Examiner, in Defence of Mr. S____e. 20 pp. 4to, London: Printed and sold by F. Burleigh, 1714. First edition. Uncut sheets, sewn. Lacking map. ESTC T70286.

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        Powis House.

      Sold by Thomas Bowles in St. Pauls Church Yard; London but 1724 1714 - Copper engraving by H. Terasson. Dimensions: 520 by 570mm. (20.5 by22.5 inches). From Mortier's 'Noveau Theatre de Grand Bretagne'.

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        Du Pouvoir des Souverains, Et de la Liberte de Conscience

      Second expanded edition, texts Gronovius (to whom we owe the completion of this edition), on the royal law and the nature of the spell. Translation and notes by Jean Barbeyrac. Illustrated with an allegorical frontispiece. Title page in red and black. The first French edition appeared in 1706. Plein Velin period flaps. Smooth back. Gilt. Arms stamped on the flat (partly faded gold on the back cover). Both speech Noodt originally appeared in Latin in 1699. Noodt was a distinguished professor of law (Franeker, Utrecht and Leiden) which was influenced by the thought of Grotius. The two Treaties constitute a political reflection on the notion of power and the free conscience inalienable human right; universal thought Noodt is indeed to store prominently in the history of tolerance and democracy. Chez Pierre Humbert A Amsterdam 1714 In 12 (10,5x16,5cm) xlvij (1) 407pp; (1) relié

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        Histoire de la vie de S. Remy Archevêque de Reims

      First edition, rare. Privilege of 1686 transferred to Claude Bouchard. A frontispiece representing S. Thomassin Rémy during a baptism. A title banner and a drop cap, a figure representing the tomb of the archbishop. Full red morocco frozen period. Back to nerves Jansenist. Part of title in red morocco. Roll on turns and interior. Gilt edges. Back cracked. A dull corner. Nice copy. Hagiography of the famous Archbishop of Reims who converted Clovis in the fifth century after Christ and gave birth to the French monarchy. It is one of the great figures of the Church of Gaul. Many considerations and historical essays on the diocese of Reims, Abbey s. Remi ... Chez Claude Bouchard A Chaalon (Châlon) 1714 Pet. in 8 (9,5x16,6cm) (48) 490pp. (14) relié

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