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        Vervolg op Flavius Josephus. Of Algemene Historie der Joodsche Naatsie, behelzende Ene Uitvoerige Beschryving van derzelver Regerings-vorm, Godtsdienst, Gezinten en Plegtigheden, nevens de veranderingen, daar in voorgevallen. Witsgaders Een Verhaal van alle Oorlogen, weergaloze Rampen, Wisselvalligheden, Verstrooing door de gehele Waerelt, die Naatsie in Asia, Afrika en Europa overgekomen, de zeltzame Wetten en Reglementen, in ieder Koningryk in haren opzichte van tydt tot tydt gemaakt: Waar in men vindt de Levens en Bedryven der Joodsche Regeerders, Hogepriesters, Opperveltheren, valsche Messiassen, beroemde Mannen en geleerde Schryvers, met een Berecht van derzelver Werken

      Gerard Onder de Linden, Amsterdam 1726 - 2°, 2 delen in 1 band (1726/1727), [50], 658, [6], 659-1940 p. Origineel leer met ribben, vernieuwde rug, mist titelprent [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: AMZ Books Belgium]
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        Rerum Germanicarum scriptores aliquot insignes, qui historiam et res gestas Germanorum medii aevi a Carolo Magno ad Carolum V consignarunt. Editio tertia ... curante B.G. Struvio.

      Regensburg, Pezzi 1726.. 3 Bände. Folio (34 x 23 cm). Mit einigen Stammtafeln. Zeitgenöss. Ganzleder mit reicher Rückenvergoldung. Einbände berieben, bestossen und beschabt. Stellenweise etwas wurmstichig und stockfleckig.. Graesse V, 305. DW 1237. Die umfangreiche Sammlung mittelalterlicher Geschichtsquellen in der dritten und besten Auflage. Vollständiges Exemplar des wichtigen Werkes in einem schönen Exemplar aus bedeutender Provenienz: Vorderdeckel mit Wappenetikett der Bibliothek der Grafen von Schönborn-Buchheim.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Peter Fritzen]
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        The Banner Display'd: Or, an Abridgement of Guillim: Being a Compleat System of Heraldry, In All its Parts, With Proper Cuts and Tables. 2 volume set

      London Thos. Cox 1726. VG : in Very good condition without dust jacket. Professionally rebacked using original (rubbed) boards. Some soiling on Vol 1 title and occasional light foxing or marks within. New endpapers. In modern marbled slipcase Third Edition Card cover 200mm x 103mm (8" x 4"). 894pp. Several hundred b/w heraldic woodcuts. Engraved frontis in each volume. This is an abridgment of John Guillim's System of Heraldry, the first ever to systematise the subject. Published:1726-28.

      [Bookseller: Barter Books]
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        The Counties of Essex Middlesex & Hertfordshire Actualy Survey'd by Several Hands, Corrected and Amended & Humbly Dedicated to the Nobility of the Said Counties.

      1726 - London: Philip Overton and Thomas Bowles, 1726. Original colour. Two sheets conjoined, total 605 x 950mm. Some restoration. A large map of the three counties, with an inset plan of St Albans and a prospect of Colchester. Warburton, Joseph Bland and Payler Smith published their survey in 1720, with the map surrounded with 738 armorials of local nobles whose subscription paid for the publication. As Overton and Bowles were not getting the subscriptions this pirate dispenses with the armorials but adds the plan and prospect. RODGER: Large Scale Maps of the British Isles, 181.

      [Bookseller: Altea Antique Maps]
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      Edition : RATISBONNE, HÉRITIERS DE M. KERNE, 1726 - De la vertu du catholicon d'Espagne et de la tenue des états de Paris à laquelle est ajouté un discours sur l'interprétation du mot de Higuiero del Infierno, et qui en est l'auteur. Plus le regret sur la mort de l'asne ligueur d'une damoiselle qui mourut durant le siège de Paris. Dernière édition. augmentée. - En trois volumes - Satire Ménippée - Frontispice, 7 gravures et portraits dont 2 dépliantes dans le tome 1, 1 gravure et un portrait dans le tome 2 - Reliure plein cuir d'époque, dos à nerfs décorés - Reliures légèrement frottées, petits accrocs de coiffes de peu d'importance, très rares rousseurs - Le papier de certains cahiers est légèrement bruni, sans gêne pour la lecture - Bel exemplaire, de belle apparence XXXVI, 464, (26) ; (10), 522, (36) ; (4), 596, (32) pages, in-8, 16,5 cm. Bon état

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        Gouverneurs Generaal van Nederlands Indië.

      Dordrecht, Amsterdam, J. van Braam, G. onder de Linden, 1726.19 engraved portraits of the Governors-General under passepartout, in cloth box.Ca. 30 x 18 cm.* From: Oud en Nieuw Oost-Indiën, volume IV. - Pieter Both, Gerrit Reynst, Laurens Reaal, Pieter de Carpentier, Jan Pietersz. Coen, Jacques Specks, Hendrik Brouwer, Antonio van Diemen, Cornelis vander Lyn, Carel Ryniersz., Joan Maatsuyker, Rycklof van Goens, Cornelis Speelman, Joannes Camphuys, Willem van Outshoorn, Joan van Hoorn, Abraham van Riebeek, Christoffel van Swol, Hendrik Swaardekroon. - Added: Pieter van den Broecke, eerste directeur van Suratte, Persië en Arabië. - Fine condition.Tiele 1121; Cat. NHSM p.502; Landwehr, VOC, 467.

      [Bookseller: Gert Jan BESTEBREURTJE]
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        Books printed for, and sold by James and John Knapton, at the Crown in St. Paul's Church-Yard, London

      1726. (London) (colophon) Printed by S. Aris, (1726). 20pp. 8vo. Drop head title. (worm hole through inner blank margin). This noted bookseller began, like many others, as a publisher of theological books. Dunton spoke of him as a very accomplished person... and shews by his purchasing Dampier's Voyages he knows how to value a good copy. In 1688 he began to publish plays and novels in large numbers. He held shares in all the most important books that were issued and carried on a flourishing business until his death in 1738. He was Master of Stationers in 1727 and again in 1728, and was succeeded in business by two of his brothers, John and Paul.[ESTC (L - GOT only), both bound with a different title; Plomer, Dictionary of Printers and Publishers].

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      Etienne Ganeau et G. F. Quillau Fils, PARIS 1726 - M. LAVAUR HISTOIRE SECRETTE DE NERON OU LE FESTIN DE TRIMALCION Traduit de Petrone Avec des notes historiques 2 TOMES, COMPLETS 1726, à Paris, Chez Etienne Ganeau et G. F. Quillau Fils Avec Approbation & Privilège du Roi In-12 (10 x 16 cm), reliés, pagination continue LXXII-447-(III) pages Texte bilingue latin français en regard avec des notes historiques en bas de pages Reliures plein cuir d'époque, dos titrés dorés à 5 nerfs ornés de caissons à motifs floraux, tranches rouge, lettrines, vignettes, culs-de-lampe Etat : reliures élimées avec lacunes de cuir aux coiffes et dos, coins émoussés, mince fendillement aux mors sur 3 cm, charnières solides, des piqûres aux feuillets avec des taches, décallage aux deux premières pages du tome 1, nonobstant la lecture demeurre aisée et agréable, bons volumes peu courant Poids : 550g [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie KPMA Sarl]
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        A voyage round the world by the way of the great South Sea, perform'd in the years 1719, 20, 21, 22, in the Speedwell of London .

      - London, J. Senex, W. & J. Innys, J. Osborn & T. Longman, 1726.Old calf (1 hinge skilfully restored). With fine engraved vignette on title-page, folding world map in two hemispheres on 2 sheets, and 4 engraved plates (2 folding). (4),XXXII,(4),468 pp. * First edition; with armorial bookplate of Thomas Lloyd. - 'Captains Shelvocke and Clipperton led a privately financed privateering expedition to attack Spanish shipping. Shelvocke gave his superior officer the ship in a stom and proceeded to Brazil and thence to the west coast of South America, where in two months he sacked Payta, Peru and captured several small prices. His vessel, the Speedwell, was wrecked at Juan Fernàndez Island, but a ship was built out of the wreckage, and he sailed up the coast to Baja California. After crossing the Pacific via Guam and Macao. Shelvocke returned to England, where he was accused of piracy and embezzlement, and then acquitted. He soon left fort he Continent a wealthy man. Shelvocke wrote this account, in part, as a vindication of his conduct' (Hill p.554). 'From the Brazilian aspect, Shelvocke's voyage is of interest because he landed at Santa Catharina, and describes it at length in a special chapter' (Borba de Moraes p.796). 'In the map of the world California is shown as an island. Two of the plates represent male and female inhabitants of California. Shelvocke has the fullest accounts of California, the natives and other features, of any of the old voyagers' (Cowan p.212). Selvocke's controversial narrative is probably best known as the inspiration behind the albatross incident in Coleridge's Rime of the ancient mariner (Howgego p.958). - (Title-page trimmed with loss of part of final line). - A clean copy. Hill 1557; Sabin 80158; European-Americana VI, p.16; Howes S.383. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Gert Jan Bestebreurtje]
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        Description de l'isle des hermaphrodites. Nouvellement decouverte, contenant les moeurs, les coutumes & les ordonnances des habitans de cette isle, comme aussi le Discours de Jacophile à Limne, avec quelques autres pièces curieuses. Pour servir au supplement au Journal de Henri III.

      Cologne, Herman Demen, 1726. Mottled calf with gilt spine (5 ribs). (6), 352 p. With the title engraving. Title label missing. Some wear along the edges. 19th century bookplate of Cholmondeley Library (depicting a turreted gatehouse). Very good copy.* With the famous engraving of king Henry III of France (1551-1589) as a hermaphrodite. This book was first published in 1605. A reprint was issued in 1724, this one of 1726 is identical.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat Fokas HOLTHUIS]
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        "Statt Straubing". Prachtvolle Gesamtansicht, eine der schönsten von Straubing, im Vordergrund die Donau.

      . Kupferstich von Wening, 1726, 25 x 70 cm..

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        Amoenitates subterraneae id est Breviarium sufficiens Physico-Juridico-Historicum, quod agit de Metalli-Fodinarum Harcicarum cum Inferiorum tum Superiorum Prima Origine, progressu atque prae Stantia. Petitis Amicorum quorundam, qui Metallis Favent, quam diligentissime Exaratum et tandem.

      Goslar: Johannis Christophori König, 1726.. 1. Aufl. einige Kapitelkupfer, 1 Genealogische Tafel, 2 Ausbeut-Subuß- und Preiß-Zettel, 60 S., 3 Faltblätter 8°, späterer Halbledereinband mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel(Buchbindereinband), Vorsätze erneuert, Besitzerstempel auf vorderem Vorsatz, im oberen Teil der Falz mit leichten Wasserspuren, ansonsten gut..

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      Imp. Real de Nicolás Rodríguez. [En el colofón: Imp. Martínez Abad.] Madrid, 1726 - -1730. 30,5 cm. (I) Década primera: frontis, 16 h., 292 pág. (II) Década segunda: frontis, 2 h., 288 pág. Ligero cerco de humedad en el margen de las últimas hojas. (III) Década terzera: frontis, 1 h., 296 pág. Cabecera en la pág. 1 dibujada y grabada por Irala. (IV) Década quarta; frontis, 2 h., 232 pág. (V) Década quinta; frontis, 3 h., 252 pág., 1 blanca. CCPB 298673-6. (VI) Década sexta; frontis, 2 h., 236 pág. (VII) Década séptima; frontis, 2 h., 245 pág. (VIII) Década octava; frontis, 2 h., 251 pág. [Sigue:] TABLA GENERAL DE LAS COSAS NOTABLES, y personas contenidas en la descripcion de las Indias Occidentales, i en las ocho Decadas antecedentes. 225 h. y una blanca. Texto a tres columnas. Texto a dos columnas, con apostillas marginales, e índice a tres columnas. Portada calcográfica. CCPB 205988-6. [Sigue:] Descripcion de las Indias ocidentales. 6 h., 78 pág., 1 blanca, y 14 mapas calcográficos plegados, fuera del texto. Textos a dos columnas y con apostillas marginales. Cabeceras en las páginas 1 de todos los tomos, dibujadas y grabadas por Irala, el de la Década quinta, por Le Rouge, capitales, cabeceras y "culs-de-lampe" xilográficos. Restauraciones en la portada del cuarto tomo y en las últimas hojas del quinto y séptimo tomos, primeras hojas del tomo octavo. Pequeño cerco de antigua humedad en varios tomos. Marca de anterior poseedor borrada en la portada y segunda hoja de los tomos sexto y octavo. Portada del tomo de la descripción de las Indias remontada, con pérdida de una esquina restaurada. Nueve tomos enc. en 6 vol. en pergamino reciente, lomeras rotuladas, cierres. * Tercera edición corregida y aumentada por Andrés González de Barcia. Antonio de Herrera y Tordesillas nació en la villa de Cuéllar, Segovia, en el año 1559, y murió en Madrid el 27 de marzo de 1625. Fue historiador y Cronista general de Castilla e Indias bajo Felipe II, cargo que también desempeñó bajo el reinado de Felipe III y Felipe IV. Como Cronista Mayor de Indias tuvo acceso, sin ninguna restricción, a todos los papeles originales y relatos de los conquistadores; basándose en ellos pudo redactar una verdadera historia del descubrimiento, conquista y colonización de América. En cuanto a De Barcia (1673-1743), que se trasladó a Corte desde muy joven y ejerció al servicio de la monarquía de Felipe V, editó también obras de De la Vega y Torquemada. Llegó a los Consejos de Guerra de Castilla y se integró en los círculos culturales de su época, asistiendo entre otros a la tertulia literaria que se reunía en casa del marqués de Villena y que sería el origen de la fundación de la Real Academia Española en 1713. Palau 114287. America Història d'Amèrica Libros antiguos anteriores a 1830 español

      [Bookseller: Libreria anticuaria Farré]
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        The History Of Ruptures, And Rupture Cures, &c. Wherin Both Are Thoroughly And Impartially Consider'd. Occasion'd By A Letter From A Physician At Paris To A Physician In London, Concerning A New, And Never Failing Way Of Curing All Sorts OF Ruptures In Men, Women And Children, By An Infallable Remedy, A Secret With A Genuine Receipt Of The Whole Secret, Part Of Which Was Lately Sold For An Immense Sum Of Money &c. As Also Of A Famous Stiptick, Both Laid Open For The Satisfaction Of The Curious And Benefit Of The Publick

      printed for George Strahan, over against the Royal Exchange, 1726. printed for George Strahan, over against the Royal Exchange, 1726. 1st edition, reissue.. Hardback. Full blind stamped panelled calf, G+. [xii]+viii+[iv]+240+8pp, ( Dedication [ to Sir Hans Sloane ], preface, contents, The History, Postscript ). Occasional foxing & a little yellowing of the paper with the occasional creased corner & ink splash, upper board detached with the leather a little rubbd along the edges & worn to the head & tail of the spine, Old ownership signature to the title with relating offsetting to the blank opposite, Ex Library [ Royal College of Surgeons, Ireland ] with two ink stamps, a nice copy, in need of some restoration. Reissue ( containing an 8 page postscript ) of a detailed work on the treatment of various Abdominal Hernias ( or ruptures ) by the Glasgow Surgeon Robert Houstoun [ 1678 - 1734 ]. In 1701 he had removed a large growth or cyst from a 58 year old patient & thus performed the first ovariotomy, and in so doing achieved lasting fame. He would in 1724 be asked to give a lecture before the Royal Society in London on this operation, such was its importance. Here he gives a comprehensive account of the treatment of the hernia, ancient & modern with recipts and relates, with full credit, the details of the secret cure for Ruptures which was work of Katherine Bowles. The Postcript at the end rejects the claims of a Dr Littlejohn with regard the 'Secret' cure - Littlejohn had approached the Admiralty & passed off Bowles' cure as his own. She responded with a short work of her own [ 1726 ] and Houstoun here asks readers to decide who was the true inventor of the cure.

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        Johan Lockes oförgripelige tankar om werldslig regerings rätta ursprung/ gräntsor och ändamål; öfwersatte ifrån engelskan af Hans Harmens.

      Sthlm, Kongl. tryckeriet, 1726. 8:o. (8),382,(2) s. Titelbladet tryckt i rött och svart. Samtida stänkdekorerat pappband vars rygg saknas helt. På pärmarna kikar det nakna träet delvis fram. Rödstänkta snitt. Inlagan med någon enstaka småfläck. Med Detlof Heikes namnteckning. I senare trevligt skyddsomslag med titeletikett på ryggen och i brun pappkassett med utskurna grepp (Helena Strömquist).. Yolton John Locke (1998) 60. Översättning via David Mazels franska utgåva av den andra av "Two treatises of government" (1690). Harmens företal rör bl.a. svårigheterna att tala om lärda ting på det tröga och ännu outvecklade modersmålet

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        Dem Durchlauchtigsten Churfürsten und Herrn, Herrn Maximilian Emanuel, In Ober und Nider Bayern, auch der Obern Pfaltz Hertzogen, Pfalzgrafen bey Rhein [..] übergibt [..] disen neu inventiert und [..] in Kupfer gestochenen Chur- und Hoch Fürstl. Bayrischen Stammbaum. Altkolor. Kupferstich.

      Augsburg, Matth.. Seutter, 1726... 57 : 49,5 cm Bildformat, 59,5 : 52 cm Blattformat. Mit Mittelfalz quer.. Stammbaum, bei Leopold, gest. 908, beginnend und bis zu Maximilian II. Emanuel mit seinen Kindern und - lediglich als Textzeile am oberen Rand ergänzt - seinen Enkeln führend. Unterhalb der Platte Maximilian II. Emanuels textlich ergänzt seine Sterbedaten. - Minimal gebräunt und rücks. vereinzelt schwach stock- und etw. farbfleckig. Mittelfalz rücks. mit Papierstreifen alt verstärkt. Gutes Exemplar.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Lutz-Peter Kreussel]
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        Lord Verulams uprichtiga utlåtelser/ angående sedor, regering och hushåll: eller kärnan af alt.

      Sthlm, H. C. Merckell, 1726-(27). 4:o. (240) s. Ngt nött samtida hfrbd med upphöjda bind, brunt titelfält och stänkta snitt. Ryggen lite naggad överst och med minimala maskhål i den främre falsen. Några mindre fläckar på pärmpappret. Blyertskludd på insidan av främre pärm. Lätt lager- och småfläckig. Från Ericsberg.. Lundstedt Sveriges periodiska litteratur 19. Gibson Francis Bacon. A bibliography nr 62. Varken dessa eller SB17 nämner att S-arket bara har två blad. "Lord Verulams uprichtiga utlåtelser" utgavs arkvis i 25 nummer, fr.o.m. nr 14 tryckt 1727. Översättare var "N. H. D.", d.v.s. Nils Hufvedson Dal och texten är hämtad ur Bacons "Essays". 1821 utgav C. D. Skogman en ny översättning av samma skrift med titeln "Försök uti moraliska, politiska ämnen"

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        Victima real legal, discurso unico juridico-historico-politico, sobre que las vacantes mayores y menores de las Iglesias de la Indias Occidentales pertenecen a la Corona de Castilla, y Leon, con pleno, y absolute dominio

      mADRID, 1726. Who is to profit from the revenues of Churches in America?. 1726. Madrid. Antonio Marin. In folio (295 mm x 205). 1 [blank] + 20 ff. + XXIV + 4 ff. + 365 + 13 ff. Contemporary Spanish limp vellum, spine lettered in ink. Inscription on title "En 24 de Diz. De 1765 ...", the rest has been lost to oxidation of the ink, some leaves browned or foxed, else very good.First edition. An influential treatise vindicating the Royal right for the revenues accruing from vacancies in the American Churches; the subject had been widely discussed and several legal treatises were published ?the considerable amount was very naturally disputed between the civil and ecclesiastical powers-, however this one gained the author notoriety and a title "In consequence of this vindication of the Royal right to the revenues accruing from vacancies in the churches in America, the author had a pension of a thousand ducats, and the title of Marquis de la Regalia bestowed upon him by Philip V" (Sabin); the second edition was published in 1769, testifying to the work´s importance.Sabin, 76. Medina, BHA, 2574. Palau, 9444.

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        Cadenus and Vanessa. A poem. By Dr. S-t

      London: printed for N. Blandford; and sold by J. Peele, 1726 - A famous poem about the relationship between Swift and Esther Vanhomrigh ("Vanessa"), who died in 1723 and among whose papers a manuscript of the poem was found. It was first published in Dublin on about April 19, 1726, and a second edition followed shortly afterwards, adding ten "incriminating" lines; these two Dublin printings are very rare. On May 19 two rival editions, both unauthorized, appeared in London, this one, which follows the first Dublin printing, and one published by J. Roberts, which follows the second. Blandford went on to issue six more editions within the year, and Roberts several more as well. "This edition follows the text of the Dublin first edition and omits the additional ten lines" (Foxon) RARE. Neither of the first Blandford or Roberts printings has appeared at auction (in ABPC) since 1982 First Blandford edition. 8vo. 31 pp. Recent marbled boards. Very good. Teerink 658; Foxon S819; Rothschild 2100; ESTC T19811 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Herrn Gottfried Wilhelm von Leibnitz Theodicaea, oder Versuch und Abhandlung, wie die Güte und Gerechtigkeit Gottes, in Ansehung der menschlichen Freyheit, und des Ursprungs des Bösen, zu vertheydigen; aus dem französischen übersetzt, bey dieser zweyten Auflage an vielen Orten verbessert, nebst einigen Anmerckungen und nöthigen Registern. Dem annoch beygefügt des seeligen Herrn Autoris Lebens-Beschreibung.

      Amsterdam Cornelio Boudestein 1726. Halfperkament. Platten gemarmerd. 8vo. [XXVIII] [LXIV], 1030 pp. *portret Leibniz ontbreekt; enkele oude fijne onderstrepingen in de tekst; voor- en achterplat licht geschaafd, oude naam op schutblad, vlek op rug*G.W. Leibniz (sinds 1673 Freiherr von). Leipzig 1 juli 1646 - Hannover 14 november 1716. Buitengewoon veelzijdige filosoof. Trad in 1667 in dienst bij de aartsbisschop-keurvorst van Mainz. Leerde in deze betrekking zeer veel geleerden en filosofen persoonlijk kennen. Met de meesten bleef hij in contact door een uitgebreide briefwisseling. Na de dood van de aartsbisschop van Mainz maakte hij zelfstandig nog enige reizen en deed wetenschappelijke ontdekkingen; o.a. construeerde hij een rekenmachine, ontwikkelde hij de mathematische annotatie (o.a. integraalteken) en ontwierp hij de differentiaalrekening (onafhankelijk van Newton). Vanaf 1676 tot aan zijn dood was hij te Hannover in dienst van Johan Frederik hertog van Brunswijk-Lünburg en diens opvolgers, aanvankelijk als bibliothecaris, later ook als historicus van het Huis Brunswijk. Hij is ook de stichter van de Berlijnse Academie van Wetenschappen (1709). "Die Essais de Théodicée sur la bonté de Dieu, la liberté de l'homme et l'origine du mal erschienen 1710, sind aber bereits früher verfaßt worden; sie gehen auf Gespräche L.s mit der Königin Charlotte zurück. Die drei Arten des Übels, das metafysische, das physische und das moralische Übel, entspringen, das ist das Beweisziel der Essais, nicht Gott als ihrem freien Urheber, sondern sind nach den Gesetzen, die unsere Welt möglich machen, notwendig. Eine bessere Welt als die unsere ist nicht möglich; denn sonst bestände Sie durch Gottes Weisheit, Güte und Allmacht. Darum muss die Welt notwendig aus endlichen Wesen bestehen. (...). W. Ziegenfuss, Philosophen-Lexikon, 2, pp. 32-44. C.C. Gillispie. Dictionary of scientific bibliography, 8, pp. 149-168. Metuitvoerige bibliografie. C.G. Jöcher. Allgemeines Gelehrten-Lexicon. Ergänzungsband, 3, p. 1529 (138) vermeldt deze editie niet, wel die van 1710 (1e), 1714, 1720, 1734, 1746 en 1771. K.Goedeke. Grundriss zur Geschichte der deutschen Dichtung aus den Quellen, III, p. 361, VI 34. C. von Faber du Faur. German Baroque literature. A catalogue of the collection in the Yale University Library, 1, 1540. E. Ravier. Bibliographie des oeuvres de Leibniz, 375. 'Les Anmerkungen précédées des lettres G.F.R. (8) étaient de Georg Friedrich Richter'.

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        Musica choralis Franciscana, tripliciter divisa, in medullam cantus Gregoriani, sive ejusdem principia generalia; in cantorale tonorum communium, in provincia ff. min. recoll. coloniensi usitatorum, et in processionale Romanum et ordinis. Köln, o. Dr. 1746. 12°. 6 Bll., 240 S., 6 Bll., mit römischer Choralnotation auf 4linigem System, Ldr. über Holzdeckeln d. Zt. mit 1 (v.2) Messingschließen.

      . . RISM B VI, 899 - Eitner X, 295 - MGG IV, 837 - Squire II, 696 - Wolffheim II, 902, Anm. - vgl. Fetis VIII, 490 - nicht bei Grove u. Hirsch.- Zweite Ausgabe (erstmals 1726 erschienen); eine von Fetis genannte Ausgabe 1756 scheint nicht zu existieren.- Wolff war Organist am Franziskaner-Observanten-Kloster Ad Olivas zu Köln.- Lehrbuch der Chormusik für den Franziskanerorden; unterteilt in: Medulla cantus Gregoriani / Cantorale / Processionale.- Leicht gebräunt, tls. etw. finger- u. braunfleckig, zu Beginn u. am Ende auch etw. wasserrandig, Ebd. berieben u. bestoßen, Rücken tls. etw. ergänzt.# Second edition.- Textbook of choral music for the Franciscan order with musical notes.- Slightly browned, some foxing, at the beginning and at the end a little waterstained, binding rubbed and bumped, spine partly supplemented.

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        Le Nouveau Testament C'est a dire, La Nouvelle Alliance de notre Seigneur Jesus-Christ. with, Les Pseaumes de David Mis en vers Francois, et revuus par ordre du Synode Walon des Provinces-Unies.

      Amsterdam: par Estienne Lucas marchand a Amsterdam chez Pierre Brunel a la Bible d'or. n.d. c.1720's. A Dort, Leyde, Amsterdam, Rotterdam, La Haye 1726. - 14.5 by 9 cms. Two separately published volumes bound together, no pagination for the New Testament. Psalms vi+302 pp. with musical notation. The New Testament title page has printed, "Se vend a Charenton". Pages 285 to the end are La Forme des Prieres Ecclesiastiques. Bound in contemporary calf with six panelled spine with raised bands, gilt decorative panels, and the original spine label, and some decorative capitals and tailpieces. The front pastedown bears a crested bookplate for J. Fetherstonhaugh Briscoe. The boards and spine extremities are a little rubbed but otherwise a very tight clean copy.

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        Pons Rivoalti, utrique Ripae, et Aedes ad Orientem. Kupferstich von J. B. Brustonloni (1726 Venedig geb.) nach Canal.

      . Bezeichnet "Antonius Canal Pinxit." und Joan Bapta Brustoloni sculpsit". Mit dem Titel und der Nr. "11". Auf Bütten mit Wasserzeichen "Bekröntes Wappenschild und "AFG". 32,5 x 46,5 cm.. Nagler (Brostoloni) [2]. Blatt 11 aus einer Folge von 20 radierten Prospekten nach A. Canal. Blick auf den Canale Grande mit der Rialto-Brücke. - Breitrandiges Blatt, an drei Seiten etwas. unregelmäßig beschnitten. Ränder mit minimalen Knicken.

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        "A learned dissertation on dumpling; its dignity, antiquity, and excellence, with a word upon pudding. And many other useful discoveries, of great benefit to the publick ... The sixth edition"

      London: J. Roberts, 1726. London: J. Roberts. 1726. "Small 8vo, pp. [4], 25, [7]; later full calf, neatly rebacked, red morocco label lettered in gilt on spine; white library cloth in gutters of flyleaves. & & A Learned Dissertation is a political tract in which his Whiggish sentiments are obviously intended to be detected in spite of the veil of domestic terminology. The authorship is dubious. NCBEL attributes it to T. Gordon. ""A satirical imitation of [Ambrose] Philip's pretentious style of writing"" (Halkett & Laing, 2nd ed.). & & Part 2 is Namby Pamby: or, A panegyric on the new versification address'd to A-- P-- Esq. BM notes that Namby Pamby is attributed to Henry Carey while A Learned dissertation is ""doubtfully attributed to Carey."" Halkett & Laing state: ""Attributed ... to Henry Carey ... erroneously ascribed to Thomas Gordon."" & & OCLC notes that the first is sometimes attributed to John Arbuthnot. & & Teerink, p. 399 lists it as a doubtful work by Swift. "

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        An Ihro Röm. Kayserl. auch in Hispanien, zu Hungarn und Böheim Königl. Cathol. Majestät Allerunterthänigst- Nothdringlichste Ehren- und Schadens-Ersetzungs- auch legale Satisfactions-Klage, cum Adjuncto sub Signo. Mein Johann Ulrich Rückers, Bürger-Hauptmanns des achten Quartiers zu Franckfurth am Maeyn, contra E. E. Magistrat allda, eventualiter aber auch gegen die daselbstige sämbtliche Ober-Officiers und deren ad causam Franckfurth contra Franckfurth, constituirte Deputatos.

      o.O. 1726. Quart. 4 Bll., 98, 12 S., 1 Bll. Mit gestoch., allegorischen Frontispiz. Neuer Ln.. Frontispiz an den Rändern etwas berieben, Titelblatt mit handschriftl. Eintrag, gutes Exemplar

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        Burcardi Gotthelfii Struvii ... Formula Successionis Serenissimae Domus Palatinae qua insimul modernae successionum controversiae Simmerensis, Veldentina et Bipontina enucleantur secundum pacta, dispositiones et observantiam ...

      Ienae (Jena) Bielckius 1726. Erstausgabe (u. wohl die einzige). 4.? (32x21cm), [4] Bl., 260, 72 Seiten; Luxus-Edition m. Halbpergament m. Pergam.-Ecken u. m. ornament. Brokatpapier-Bezug, an Kapitalen u. Rändern sehr leicht betoßen, 3-seitiger gesprenkelter Rotschnitt noch frisch, alter kl. Bes.Verm. a. V. von 1759. Innen fast wie neu: Papier nur leicht gewellt, absolut fleckenlos und sehr hell, starkes Büttenpapier. +++ Inhalt: Werk über die Erbfolge der Rheinpfalz, mit bes. Berücksichtigung der Häuser Pfalz-Zweibrücken,Simmern, Veldenz u. Zweibrücken. +++ Deutsche Übersetzungen jweils synoptisch (parallel) in Kursivschrift (vgl. Foto #). Die letzten 72 S. sind VOLLSTÄNDIG IN DEUTSCH verfasst, bestehend aus gerichtl. Vergleichen, Testamenten etc. +++ Sehr selten, äußerst rar in diesem Zustand, sicherlich nur in s. geringer Auflage hergestellt. +++ More photos at ABE and via Email (m.fruthAThotmailDOTde). Hardcover Buch. Sehr gut

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        Minor Practicks, Or, a Treatise of the Scottish Law...

      1726. A Handy Guide to Scots Civil Law Circa 1726 Hope, Sir Thomas [1580?-1646]. Minor Practicks, Or, a Treatise of the Scottish Law. To Which is Subjoined, A Discourse On the Rite and Progress of the Law of Scotland: And an Alphabetical Abridgment of the Acts of Sederunt, From the Restoration to this Present Year. viii, 148, [2] pp. [And] Bayne, Alexander [d.1737]. A Discourse on the Rise and Progress of the Law of Scotland, and the Method of Studying It. For the Use of the Students of the Municipal Law. [ii], 151-187, [1] pp. [And] An Alphabetical Index and Abridgment of the Printed Acts of Sederunt of the Lords of Council and Session, From June 1661, To January 1726. [ii], 191-245 pp. Edinburgh: Printed by Mr. Thomas Ruddiman, 1726. Three volumes in one, each with title page. Octavo (6-3/4" x 4-1/4"). Contemporary speckled calf, blind double rules to boards, raised bands and lettering piece to spine. Light rubbing, corners bumped, a few small scuffs and faint stains, front joint just starting at ends, hinges cracked but secure. Attractive woodcut head and tail-pieces. Tiny owner signature to front pastedown. Light offsetting to margins of endleaves, interior otherwise fresh. An appealing copy of a scarce title. * First edition, and the only edition in this form. A concise manual of the laws of Scotland. Hope became a member of the Scottish Bar in 1605 and became a Joint Lord Advocate in 1626, sole Lord Advocate in 1628. A work based on Minor Practicks was published in 1734 with the title Practical Observations Upon Divers Titles of the Law of Scotland. Sweet & Maxwell, A Legal Bibliography of the British Commonwealth 5:51..

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        Parergon Juris Canonici Anglicani; or a Commentary by way of Supplement to the Canons and Constitutions of the Church of England. Not only from the Books of Canon and Civil-Law, but likewise from the Statute and Common Law of this Realm. (...)

      London, printed for the Author by D. Leach, 1726.. Titel, IV, III-XLII SS., 1 Bl., 552 (recte 568) SS., 11 Bll. Fol., Ganz-Leder d. Zt.. (SS. 413-420 u. 501-501 sind doppelt paginiert.) Erste Ausgabe / First Edition. John Ayliffe LL.D. (1676-1732) war Englischer Jurist, wurde von der Universität Oxford in einer Kontroverse ausgeschlossen ... Im Titel benannt als "John Ayliffe L.L.D. And late Fellow of New College in Oxon". Provenienz: Gestochenes heraldisches Exlibris Osborne Markham Esg., Lincolns Inn. Osborne (1769-1827) war Anwalt (Barrister) an der Anwaltskammer Lincolns Inn, London. - Einband stärker berieben und beschabt, Ecken bestossen. Vorderdeckel leider gelöst (!), Hinteres Rückengelenk angebrochen, Bindung ansonsten stabil. Anfangs eine Seite am Rand etwas fleckig, zwei weitere Seiten mit alter Randnotiz und Anstreichung in Tinte. Ein Blatt mit kleinem Randriss. papierbedingt gering gebräunt. / Binding rubbed and scratched, corners bumped. Unfortunately the front board is detached (!), rear hinge cracked, but binding itself is firm and stable. 1 page slightly stained in white margin, 2 pages with old handwritten remarks and unterlining in ink. 1 small tear at the edge. Light browning. Else well preserved copy of this rare book with the engraved bookplate of Osborne Markham Esq., Lincolns Inn. (1769-1827, Barrister).

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        Le nouveau miroir de la fortune ou abregé de la Geomance

      COLONNA Francesco Maria Pompeo. Le nouveau miroir de la fortune ou abregé de la Geomance. A Paris, chez Andre? Cailleau, 1726. In 16mo; pp.10n.nn., 101, 3n.nn. Due tavole fuori testo. Mezza pergamena posteriore. "Nato a Roma nel 1646, figlio di Pompeo Colonna, l'autore trasse dall'ambiente paterno l'incentivo a dedicarsi non solo agli studi letterari, ma anche a quelli scientifici ed occultistici. Nel 1668 si trasferì a Parigi. La persona che doveva influire più profondamente sulla formazione mentale del C. fu senza dubbio il famoso conte Henri de Boulainviller, che si fece assistere da lui nello studio e nella pratica delle scienze occulte. Il marchese d'Argenson ricorda un oroscopo fatto a madame de Nointel da Boulainviller e dal C. (Mémoires et journal inédit, du Marquis d'Argenson, I, Paris 1857, pp. 208 - 209). Perfino Voltaire, nel 1756, ricordava di essersi fatto predire il futuro dai due astrologhi, in una epoca imprecisata, che non può essere posteriore al 23 genn. 1722, data di morte di Boulainviller: "le célèbre comte de Boulainvilliers, et un Italien nommé Colonne, qui avait beaucoup de réputation à Paris, me prédirent l'un et l'autre que je mourrais infailliblement à l'ige de trente - deux ans. J'ai eu la malice de les tromper déjà de près de trente années, de quoi je leur demande humblement pardon" (Voltaire, Dictionnaire philosophique, in Oeuvres complètes, Paris 1877 - 1885, XVII, p. 448). it.wikipedia: "La geomanzia nasce in Persia, ed è ritenuta essere il più antico sistema divinatorio ancora oggi praticato in Occidente". Caillet, 2508.

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        Sammlung von Johann Christian Günthers; aus Schlesien, theils noch nie gedruckten, theils schon herausgegebenen, Deutschen und Lateinischen Gedichten. Dritte und verbesserte Auflage. - Und: Fortsetzung. - 2 Teile in 1 Band.

      Franckfurt und Leipzig, Michael Hubert, 1726,. 8vo. Titel in Rot u. Schwarz. 4 Bl., 488 S., 4; 4 Bl., 250 S., 3 Bl. Pgt. d. Zt. m. Rückentitel. Blauschnitt.. Goedeke III, 351, 16, 2e+f. - Dünnhaupt 1.I.3 u. 1.II.2. - Pgt. u. Vorsätze etw. fleckig. Vereinzelt kl. radierbare Buntstiftanstreichungen. Schöner, wohlerhaltener Band.

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        La Divina Commedia

      . gia ridotta a miglior lezione dagli Accademici della Crusca ed ora accresciuta di un doppio Rimario e di tre indici copiosissimi, per opera del Signor Gio. Antonio Volpi, Pubblico Professore di Filosofia nelle Studio di Padova. Il tutto distribuito in tre volumi. E dedicato all'Illustriss. ed Eccellentiss. Sig. Pietro Grimani. 3 vols. in 4 parts. Padova: Guiseppe Comino 1726-27. 8vo (32) + XLVIII, 513 + 557 + 299 + 160 + (4) pp. incl, 1 copperprinted portrait by Aug. Cornali after Heylbrouck and 1 plate. Very fresh and clean copy printed on strong paper and bound i 3 contemporary full vellumbindings with coloured lables. * Graesse II,330..

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        Nouveaux amusemens des eaux de Spa

      Limbourg, Jean Philippe de, 1726-1811. Nouveaux amusemens des eaux de Spa: ouvrage instructif et utile a ceux, qui vont boire ces eaux minerales sur les lieux, orne de figures en taille douce, par J.P. de Limbourg... Paris, et se vend a Liege: Chez F.J. Desoer..., 1763. First edition. [12], 398, [12] p., [13] folded leaves of plates: ill., map; 18 cm. 8vo. Contemporary calf, gilt. Fine copy except for extremities of spine, slightly worn. Lovely engraved title page within borders of entwined stems, leaves and flowers and 13 fine folding plates after Antonie le Loup. This work described the architecture, cafes, promenades, chateaus and fountains of Spa. The fine plates view the promenades, fountains, and surrounding towns. The author (1726-1811) was a Belgian physician and writer of medical treatises who practiced at Spa. An English edition was published in 1764. Welcome III (519); Wolfenbuttel 1010.

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      A LA HAYE, R. C. ALBERTS, 1726Incisione originale su matrice di rame, eseguita all'acquaforte . In lastra, sotto la linea d'inquadramento superiore, titolo entro festone, rispettivamente a sinistra e a destra, arma sabauda e stemma della località raffigurata; all'angolo inferiore sinistro, legenda, entro cartiglio architettonico. La tavola è tratta dalla penultima edizione di una monumentale descrizione dei possedimenti sabaudi, siti al di qua e al di là delle Alpi: l'opera fu impressa la prima volta ad Amsterdam, presso gli eredi di I. Blaeu, nel 1682, sotto il titolo di Theatrum Statuum Regiæ Celsitudinis Sabaudiæ Ducis [...]. L'immagine è una bella veduta della cittadina di Demonte in provincia di Cuneo. Esemplare in buono stato conservativo; margini sottili a destra e sinsitra.

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      LONDON, PRINTED BY BOWYER W., THE THIRD EDITION, 1726ITALIANO Legatura in piena pelle coeva con titolo in oro al dorso (lievemente danneggiato), tagli spruzzati di rosso; 2 ex - libris Piergiorgio Borio. (8) cc., 376 pp., 74 tavole a piena pagina incise e scolpite da Sutton Nicholl, da G. Vandergucht e da Brown che disegnò e incise le due tavole dei muscoli. Oltre all';anatomia, essendo Cheselden chirurgo, vengono illustrati casi patologici particolarmente curiosi. La prima edizione è del 1713. Esemplare con sporadiche fioriture alle carte, le tavole fortemente ossidate.

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        The Sacred Theory of the Earth: Containing an Account of the Original of the Earth, And of all the General Changes which it hath already undergone, or is to undergo, till the Consummation of all Things. [Vol I only (of two)]. Containing the first two books concerning the Deluge and concerning Paradise, and an Ode to the Author by Mr Addison.

      printed for J. Hooke,, London: 1726 - xxxii, 456pp; with a portrait frontis by Kneller, additional engraved title, and 11 plates, 8 of them folding, plus three illustrations in the text. All are in very clean, crisp condition.In a contemporary binding of panelled calf, spine with raised bands, gilt rules and a red label, refurbished with Japanese tissue to the joints and spine ends. A very nice copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Die Heilige Schrift Altes und Neues Testaments, Nach dem Grund-Text aufs neue übersehen und übersetzet: Nebst Einiger Erklärung des buchstäblichen Sinnes, Wie auch der fürnehmsten Fürbildern und Weissagungen von Christo und seinem Reich, und zugleich Einigen Lehren die auf den Zustand der Kirchen in unseren letzten Zeiten gerichtet sind; Welchem allem noch untermängt Eine Erklärung die den inneren Zustand des geistlichen Lebens, oder die Wege und Wirckungen Gottes in der Seelen, zu deren Reinigung, Erleuchtung, und Vereinigung mit Ihm, zu erkennen gibt.

      Berlenburg 1726 (/ 1728). Frontispiz (12), 804, (8), 880 Seiten zweispaltig 22 x 35 x 11 cm, Pergemanteinband - Teil 1: 5 Bücher Moses, Teil 2 angebunden der Heiligen Schrift und zwar Alten Testaments, Anderer Theil: Nämlich die Bücher Josua, Richter, Ruht; die beiden Bücher Samuels, der Königen und der Chroniken, Die Bücher Esra, Nehemia uns Ester. Nach dem Grundtext aufs neue übersehen. --- Bindung fest, der Pergamenteinband an den unteren Ecken beschabt, im vorderen Gelenk abgeplatzt, am Kopf im hinteren Gelenk auf 2 cm eingerissen, Vorderdeckel mit Fleck (Wachs?), Stehkante des vorderen Deckels angeplatzt auf 4 cm, sonst guter Zustand. Frontispiz und Inhalt durchgehend fleckenfrei im sehr guten Zustand..

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        L'Anatomie du corps de l'homme en abrege: ou Description courte de toutes ses Parties. Ou l'on donne l'explication de leurs differens usages, tiree de leur structure & des observations les plus modernes.

      Paris, Guillaume Cavelier,, 1726.. Seconde edition, revue, corrigee, augmentee & enrichie d'un grand nombre de Planches. XV, 464 S. mit 20 gef. Kupfertafeln (komplett). Kl.-8°, dekorativer Ledereinband mit Rückenvergoldung, 5 Bünde.. Papier stellenweise braunfleckig und teilweise am oberen Rand löchrig (wurmlöchrig)

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        Parergon Juris Canonici Anglicani, Or, A Commentary By Way of Supplement to the Canons and Constitutions of the Church of England: Not Only from the Books of the Canon and Civil Law, But Likewise from the Statute and Common Law of this Realm

      Printed for Thomas Osborne, London 1726 - Collation, xlii,[1] 552, 22pp. Bound in full calf. Rebacked, ( not recentely ), retaining the original period boards, raised bands, gilt lines, leather title label. Calf rubbed, top board becoming detached, but still holding, Law Society stamp on spine. Generally a good binding. Internally, occasional Law Society stamp, pages in good clean condition throughout. Rare first edition. A nice copy, in a full leather binding. A16 Folio - over 12" - 15" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Commentarius ad Pandectas, In Quo Praeter Romani Juris Principia.

      1726 - Handsome Copy of a Principal Treatise on Roman-Dutch Law Voet, Johannis [1647-1713]. Commentarius ad Pandectas. In quo Praeter Romani Juris Principia ac Controversias Illustriores, Jus Etiam Hodiernum, Et Praecipuae Fori Quaestiones Excutiuntur. The Hague: Apud Petrum de Hondt, 1726. Two volumes. [xxii], 974, [61]; 1180, [68] pp. Imprimatur leaf in Volume I misbound after dedication. Main text in parallel columns. Folio (13-1/2" x 8-1/4"). Later buckram, red and black lettering pieces to spines, endpapers renewed. Light shelfwear and moderate soiling, a few small chips to lettering pieces. Title pages printed in red and black, attractive woodcut text ornaments. Some toning to text, occasional discoloration to outer margins, internally clean. Ex-library. Location labels to spines, small inkstamps to title pages. * Fifth edition. With indexes. First published in 1698-1704, this exhaustive commentary on Justinian's Digest is one of the principal works of Roman-Dutch law. A deeply influential work that was translated into Italian, Dutch and English, it was a part of the law libraries of such men as John Adams and Joseph Story. It remains an authority in South Africa. Voet discusses all of Justinian's titles then explains how they were influenced by customary and local law. The second volume pays special attention to subjects relevant to the Netherlands, such maritime law. Voet was Professor of Law at the Universities of Utrecht and Leiden. Walker, The Oxford Companion to Law 1280. Dekkers, Bibliotheca Belgica Juridica 181 (9). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Verklaaring//van de//Openbaringe//van//Johannes,//met//Eene sleutel, dienstig tot 't rechte verstandt//van de zelve, en tafel, om in een opslag//de overeenkomst der Gezichten te zien,........door-

      Leeuwarden, Hendrik Halma, 1726.: . Leeuwarden, Hendrik Halma, 1726.. 1726. 13 leaves, 1 fldg. table, 1162 pp. & 15 leaves w. 2 registers and last page with corrections. Full blindruled & blindstamped contemporary calf on 5 raised bands with contrasting morocco letterpiece gilt. Title prtd. in red and black. 4°. Binding a bit worn & rbbd. with a small chip on top outer joint at the back; margins (at top and bottom) cut a bit short, in places some -mainly marginal- waterstaining, top spine a bit worn. ¶ VERY RARE. We could trace only 2 copies in public libraries: one copy of the first edition (Cloppenburgh, 1627) in the Utrecht University Library and one copy of the second edition (similar to the one we are offering here) in the: Bibliotheek Klaas Schilder.

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        Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World

      , 1726. 1726. first edition. First "AA" EditionIn A-1 Condition[SWIFT, Jonathan]. Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World. In Four Parts. By Lemuel Gulliver, First a Surgeon, and then a Captain of several Ships. London: Printed for Benj. Motte, 1726. First (Teerrick's AA) edition (second octavo edition), with all errata as noted by Teerick, issued "medio November 1726," not quite three weeks after the first octavo edition. Four parts in two octavo volumes (7 1/2 x 4 5/8 inches; 191 x 117 mm.). xvi, 148; [6], 164; [6], 155, [1, blank]; [8], 199, [1, blank] pp. Engraved frontispiece portrait of Gulliver in the second state, with the inscription “Captain Lemuel Gulliver of Redriff. Ætat. suæ LVIII.” around the oval frame, the tablet below bearing a Latin inscription; five engraved maps, two for Part III (facing pp. [1] and 39) and one for each of the other Parts (facing p. [1]), and an engraved plate of symbols in Part III (facing p. 74). Decorative woodcut and typographic head- and tail-pieces and initials.Contemporary calf paneled in blind. With the bookplate of William 6th Baron Monson (1796-1862) . Spines expertly and almost invisibly restored. An unusually clean, attractive, and excellent copy."The first five editions of Gulliver's Travels were all published by Benjamin Motte. They form a group together, and give rise to the following observations:(1) A edition (1st 8vo edition), publ. 28 Oct. 1726.(2) AA edition (2d 8vo edition), publ. medio Nov. 1726.(3) B edition (3d 8vo edition), publ. Dec. 1726.(4) Second Edition (4th 8vo edition), publ. May 4, 1727(5) [Third Edition] (1st 12mo edition), with the year 1727 but published early in 1728.The first three editions, long considered different issues only, have been proved to be separate editions...This sequence has the advantage of being the conventional one. Pope, Swift, and Ford all meant the 1727 8vo edition when they spoke of the 'second' edition" (Teerink). In this, the "AA" edition, the general title to Volume II notes "second edition," and the special title to Part IV has "Voyage" in lower case; it is all in upper case in edition "A." Both volume I and volume II in this copy conform to Teerink's AA: the first volume is usually married with a Teerink B copy of volume II."Gulliver’s Travels, to use the popular title, is one of the greatest satires in the English language—or any language, for that matter. It was an immediate success, which accounts in part for its bibliographical complexity, and has been hailed as a book that “would last as long as the language, because it described the vices of man in all nations” (D.N.B.).“Gulliver’s Travels has given Swift an immortality beyond temporary fame…All those who had been fascinated by the realism and vivid detail of Defoe’s Robinson Crusoe were captivated again, even though they knew that Gulliver must be fiction. The brilliance and thoroughness with which his logic and invention work out the picquancies of scale involved by the giant human among the Lilliputians, and then by a minikin Gulliver among the Brobdingnagians, ran away with the author’s original intenation. Gulliver’s Travels has achieved the final apotheosis of a satirical fable, but it has also become a tale for children. For every edition designed for the reader with an eye to the historical background, twenty have appeared, abridged or adapted, for readers who care nothing for the satire and enjoy it as a first-class story” (Printing and the Mind of Man). Teerink 290. Grolier, 100 English 42. Hubbard, pp. 15-17. Printing and the Mind of Man 185. Rothschild 2104.

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        Einleitung zu der Lehre von den Regalien, Oder Majestätischen Rechten eines Regenten, und sonderlich der Chur- und Fürsten des Heil. Römischen Reichs. Aus echten Fundamenten zusammen getragen, Und mit einer Vorrede von den Fundamentis decisionum in Regalibus, wie auch einem Appendice der Holsteinischen Ritterschaft Privilegien versehen und herausgegeben.

      Rostock und Leipzig, Verlegts Georg Ludwig Fritsch, 1726; 1725.. (32) 554; 316 S., (20) S. Reg., kl.okt., HPgmt., etw. berieben, o. Vors., ält. StvT., tls. etw. gebräunt.. | (Schulz; System der Einkünfte 153: 1757). Stammhammer; Finanzwissenschaft 238. - Erste Ausgabe, mit dem "Appendix Derer in der Privilegien-Lade zu Kiehl befindlichen Holsteinischen Ritterschafft Privilegien, Wie solche von Wort zu Wort nach dem wahren Originali MSto lauten, Nebst anderen curieusen Holsteinischen Nachrichten zum Druck befördert."

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        New Improvements of Planting and Gardening, both Philosophical and Practical

      London: Printed for W. Mears, 1726. London: Printed for W. Mears, 1726. Fifth edition, with an Appendix. 8vo. Frontispiece, 12 plates (many folding). [xvi], 608 pp. Bound in contemporary calf, some wear to covers, neatly rebacked

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