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        Le Nouveau Gulliver, ou Voyage de Jean Gulliver, Fils du Capitaine Gulliver. Traduit d'un Manuscript Anglois

      Paris: Clouzier et François le Breton, 1730. First Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Very Good Condition. 2 volumes in contemporary calf with gilt spines in compartments. A bit rubbed at the edges and hinges, but sound and quite attractive. A few marks to the endpapers, mark to first page (possibly a publisher mark), scattered light browning and foxing but a clean attractive pair; both half titles present. (xxx), 262, (6)pp; (vi), 259pp. & & The successful and spurious continuation of Gulliver. It was translated into English the following year and included in the great end of century collection Voyages Imaginaires as volume 15 in 1787. Size: Octavo (8vo). 2-volume set (complete). Previous owner's book-plate on endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Exploration; Literature & Literary. Inventory No: 045187.

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        De Droeve Ellendigheden van den Oorlooch seer aerdigh en konstigh afgebeeldt door Jaques Callot Loreijns Edelman

      [Amsterdam]: Gerret van Schagen, [n.d., ca. 1730] - Callot's most famous suite, Les Misères et malheurs de la guerre (the miseries and misfortunes of war, 1633), produced following Richelieu's invasion of Lorraine during the Thirty Years War. Callot's art is remarkable for its economy and precision; these are some of the most striking images of battle and executions ever produced and have influenced successive generations of illustrators and artists Oblong 12mo. Engraved title, 17 plates after Callot by Leon Schenk, numbered 2-18, each plate with 6 lines of verse by l'abbé Michel de Marolles. Plates 3-3/4 x 7-3/4 inches, mounted on larger leaves, titled in English in manuscript. Contemporary marbled wrappers. Owner signature 'sam. B. Yates Phila" on title page. Plates clean and fresh, some marginal chipping of mounting leaves. In chemise and half red morocco slipcase. Brunet I, 1489 (for 1633 ed.) [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Observations curieuses sur toutes les parties de la physique. Extraites et recueillies des meilleurs memoires.

      Chez André Cailleau 1730 - - Chez André Cailleau, A Paris 1730, 2 tomes en 2 Vol. Pet. in 8 (9x17cm), relié. - Nouvelle édition. Le premier volume de ces Observations parut en 1719, le second constituant la suite en 1725. Dans cette édition, le volume I est de 1730 et le second de 1737. On remarquera qu'il est fort rare de trouver les deux tomes réunis, d'autant plus en reliure uniforme Pleine Basane d'époque. Dos à nerfs orné. Pièce de titre en maroquin beige et de tomaison en maroquin rouge. Coiffes élimées. Epidermures sur les plats. Malgré les défauts annoncés, agréables exemplaires, bien reliés. Bougeant, fameux érudit jésuite est l'artisan de cette compilation quii emprunte des articles aux périodiques comme le Journal des savans, La Republlique des lettres, et autres moins connus. Il en résulte un panorama des plus réprésentatifs de la connaissance scientifique. Physique s'entend naturellement au sens large, on trouvera donc, en dehors de la physique générale (acoustique, optique.) des chapitres sur la chimie, l'anatomie, les plantes et la science naturelle, l'astronomie. Le choix du père Bougeant s'avère audacieux et passionnant, les articles sont assez courts et entretiennent la curiosité, on passe de sujets étranges et extraordinaires à d'autres plus classiques, comme les causes de l'orage. Les deux volumes ont le même découpage thématique (Physique générale, Chimie, Botanique.) ; les thèmes regroupant un grand nombre d'articles sur des sujets très divers. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        "Circulus Suevicus ... Ducatus Wirtenbergensis, Marchionatus Badensis et Wurgoviensis".

      . Altkol. Kupferstich von J.B. Homann, um 1730, 49 x 58 cm.. Zeigt Baden-Württemberg zwischen Rhein und Lech und zwischen Mannheim im Norden und dem Bodensee. - Mit prächtiger Kartusche und einer Allegorie der Donau. - Oben mit schmalem Rändchen, sonst gut erhalten.

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        A Contemporary Collection of 5 Works by or Attributed to John Gay

      London: various publishers, 1714-1730 - The collection comprises: 1. [CHUTE, Francis.] THE HOOP-PETTICOAT: an heroi-comical poem: in two books. By Mr. Gay . The third edition. London, printed for E. Curll and J. Hooke in Fleetstreet, and W. Taylor in Paternoster-Row. 172 0. Third edition. 8vo in fours, pp. vii, [i], 39. Foxon C192; Straus, Curll, p. 78. 2. GAY, John. THE BEGGAR'S OPERA. As it is acted at the Theatre-Royal in Lincoln's-Inn-Fields. Written by Mr. Gay . The second edition. To which is added the Overture in Score; and the music prefix'd to each song. London: printed for John Watts . 1728. Second edition. 8vo, pp.[viii], 8 (woodcut music), 16; last leaf with small tear at corner; woodcut music throughout in the text. Second edition, 'fourth issue'. This copy has the following points: two advertisements on title verso; p. 8 unnumbered; p. 18 with press figure 8; pp. 23 and 59 misnumbered 230 and 95. 3. GAY, John. TRIVIA: OR, THE ART OF WALKING THE STREETS OF LONDON. By Mr Gay . London: printed for Bernard Lintott, at the Cross-Keys between the TempleGates in Fleetstreet. [1716]. FIRST EDITION. 8vo, pp. [iv], 80, [12] index; cut close touching headlines and (occasionally) side-notes, but without loss of sense; ownership inscription on title verso of Robert Eliott, 1724. Foxon G81; Rothschild 916. A good copy of an important poem. 4. GAY, John. THE WIFE OF BATH. A comedy. As it is acted at the Theatre-Royal in Lincoln's-Inn-Fields . Revised and altered by the author . London: printed for Bernard Lintot . 1730.Revised edition. 8vo, pp. 80. First published in 1713: this edition is extensively revised. Rothschild 911 . "The version published in 1730 . was almost a new play, three characters being omitted and three added'. 5. GAY, John. THE SHEPHERD'S WEEK. In six pastorals . London, printed: and sold by R. Burleigh in Amen-Corner. 1714 [but 1716?]sequence; printing flaw on title not affecting completeness of text. Foxon G73: this is the third edition. Foxon supposes that the date in the imprint could be an error for 1716, and notes that in the Bodley and Brotherton copies the title leaves are apparently cancels.The five pieces together in one volume, 8vo, bound in contemporary calf, spine gilt, slightly worn but very sound. A fascinating assembly of poetry and drama, obviously intended to form a collection of work by John Gay: however, The Hoop- Petticoat is in fact a work by Francis Chute, one of Curll's hack writers. 'Joseph' Gay (as such he signs the preface, although on the title is is coyly described as 'Mr Gay') was a pseudonym more commonly assigned to J.D. Breval, who published several works under this name 5 volumes bound in one vols., 8vo. . Contemporary brown calf, gilt spine with leather label. Spine darkened, joints tender, covers worn, but a good solid copy [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Te Deum et Jubilate, for Voices and Instruments Perform'd before the Sons of the Clergy at the Cathedral-Church of St. Paul. [And]: ARNE (Thomas): [King Arthur].

      London. Printed for and Sold by John Walsh Musick Printer and Instrument maker to his Majesty. no date ? c. 1770 1730 - Folio, 335 x 225 mms., title-page, 18 + 4 + 2 [1 blank] - 81 engraved pages of music [82 blank], with 6 other pages unengraved], contemporary marbled boards (soiled and rubbed), with black leather label (chipped) on front cover ("Purcell's/ Te Deum Jubilate/ and King Arthur in Score"); occasional contemporary annotation in ink, including a note in an 18th century hand on the lower margin of page 65, "Sound a Parley, ye Fair, & surrender/ Orpheus Britannicus [by Purcell] Page 130 2d Edition"); and with the ownership autograph "W. Mitford" on the upper margin of the front paste-down end-paper. This is possibly the historian of ancient Greece, William Mitford (1744–1827). The same autograph appears on a copy of Bemetzrieder 's Music made Easy to every Capacity (1778/1779) in McGill University Library. Purcell (1659 - 1695) composed this in November, 1690, and it was first published in 1697. The Te Deum is followed by, first (no title-page), the "Overture to King Arthur, Composd' by Dr Arne." Other music, arias and duets, is attributed to Purcell and "Grimbald" (presumably Grimbaldi Nicolini [1673 - 1732]). Purcell's opera was famous for the music of the "Frost Scene," which is printed here, pages 56 - 59. Among the singers whose names are printed with the music are Mr. Vernon, Mrs. Scot, Mrs. Baddeley, Mr. Bannister, Mrs. Dorman, Miss Rogers, and Mr Champness. Sophia Baddeley (?1745 - 1786) began her singing career in the 1760s and worked with David Garrick, who wrote the libretto for Arne's King Arthur; she also sang with Joseph Vernon in the pleasure gardens Jonathan Tyers. Samuel Champness gave singing lessons to Thomas Busby (1754 - 1838) when he was a boy. This appears to be a re-issue of the first edition of 1697, with a new title-page; the pagination is the same as the first edition (ESTC R182271). W. Smith and C. Humphries: A Bibliography of the Musical Works published by the Firm of John Walsh.1721 - 1766 (1968), no. 1255 (c. 1730). However, the pagination given there is 48, so this seems to be that title-page with the 1697 text. The copy of King Arthur has no title-page, but is almost certainly to be identified with Songs, Airs, Duets & Choruses in the Masque of King Arthur, published by John Johnston in 1770 or shortly after (see BL Integrated Catalogue online), which has the same pagination (pp. iv, 81) as this copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: John Price Antiquarian Books, ABA, ILAB]
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        La Messe.

      Paris: Imprimerie Royale, ca. 1730s. - Woodcut after Polidoro da Caravaggio. Etched plate by the Comte de Caylus. Blocks printed in shades of brown. Brown etching, yellow-brown tone blocks. Full sheet. qui est dans le Cabinet de M.' Crozat. Numbered 71 at lower right. Recited d'eltampes., vol. I. Nagler, 20. Das Messopfer. Le Blanc, 19. Le Sacrifice de la Messe.

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        D. Magni Ausonii Burdigalensis Opera Interpretatione et notis

      Paris 1730 - Livre en bonne condition. Ex-libris à la main. Le texte est parfaitement lisible. La couverture est brisée sur la devant, du livre, mais cela ne cause aucun dommage au texte. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Novissima et accuratissima Delineatio Status Ecclesiae et Magni Ducatus Hetruriae (Central Italy/Elba)

      Augsburg 1730 - Engraving with original hand-color. Sheet size: 22 3/4 x 23". Inventory#: p1682pmat.

      [Bookseller: Arader Galleries of Philadelphia, PA]
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        PHILOSOPHIA SCEPTICA, EXTRACTO DE LA PHYSICA ANTIGUA, Y MODERNA, RECOPILADA EN DIÁLOGOS, ENTRE Aristotélico, Cartesiano, Gasendista, y Sceptico, para instrucción de la curiosidad Española.

      - Portada a dos tintas. 5 hh.+380 pp. 2 láminas a toda página y 4 grabados en el texto. Enc. en pergamino de época. 20,5x15,5. No figura imprenta. Madrid, 1730. Palau: 154528 El autor, médico de Cámara del rey, hace en esta obra un resumen de las teorías filosóficas más en boga en su época; y sostiene, contra las teorías de Lasaca, que la Lógica y la Filosofía aristotélica son inútiles para estudiar la Medicina. FILOSOFÍA LIBROS ANTIGUOS [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        HISTORIA DELLE GUERRE CIVILI DE’ ROMANI di. Alessandrino. Parte prima (e seconda). Tradotta da M. Alessandro Braccio Secretario Fiorentino con i tre Libri del medesimo Appiano ritrovati, e tradotti da M. Lodovico Dolce, e questo è il Decimo Anello della Collana Historica del Giolito.

      Targa,, Verona, 1730 - 3 parti in 2 gr. voll. in-4, pp. (38), 275; (6), 125; (26), 41, (2), leg. cart. rust. coevo con tit. mss al d. Belliss. esempl. a larghi margini. [210]

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        Historia delle guerre civili de' romani di. tradotta da M. Alessandro Braccio secretario fiorentino con i tre Libri del medesimo Appiano ritrovati, e tradotti da M. Lodovico Dolce

      Nella stamperia della Fenice,, Verona, 1730 - Tre parti in due volumi di cm. 26, pp. (38) 275; (6) 125; (26), 414 (2). Con bei marhi tipografici ai frontespizi e bei capolettera istoriati. Solida ed elegante leg. coeva in piena pergamena rigida, dorsi a piccoli nervi con titoli menaoscritti. Tagli colorati. Esemplare genuino e marginoso, in eccellente stato di conservazione e stampato su carta forte. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Benacense]
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        Praxis Criminalis Civilis et Canonica, in Librum Octavum Novae

      1730. The Criminal in Civil and Canon Law Gutierrez, Juan [d. 1618]. Praxis Criminalis Civilis et Canonica, in Librum Octavum Novae Recopillationis Regiae: Sive Practicarum Quaestionum Criminalium. Tractatio Nova: Omnibus Theologis & Jurisconsultis in Scholis Versantibus Apprime Utilis & Necessaria: Cum Indicibus Quaestionum, Rerum ac Verborum Locupletissimis. Nova Editio, Prioribus Correctior et Elegantiori Ordine Disposita. Geneva: Sumptibus Perachon & Cramer, 1730. [iv], 334, 10 pp. [Bound with] S[acrae] Rotae Romanae. Decisiones Novissimae & Recentissimae, Nullo in Alia Libro Usque Nunc Impressae, D. Joannis Gutierrez. Comprobantes, Fulcientes, Laudantes, &c. Super Materias Tam Civiles Quam Canonicas & Criminales, Studio & Opera J.U.D. Argumentis, Summariis, & Indicibus Necessariis Exornatae. Geneva: Sumptibus Perachon & Cramer, 1731. [xii], 126, [24] pp. Folio (15" x 9"). Contemporary vellum, traces of gilt stamping to spine. Rubbing and light soiling to boards, chipping to tips and head of spine. Attractive woodcut armorial title page devices, head-pieces and tail-pieces. Light browning to most of text. Ex-library. Small institution stamps to title page and a few leaves, interior otherwise clean. A nice copy. * With table and three indexes. Two volumes from the collected works edition, Opera Omnia Civilia, Canonica, et Criminalia, Decisionibus S. Rotae Romanae (1730-1731). The first examines criminal practice and procedure in civil and Canon law. The second is a compilation of commentaries on Guttierez' legal writings issued between 1710 an 1730 by the Sacred Roman Rota, a Papal tribunal that deals with all contentious cases, including criminal cases, that come before the Holy See. British Museum Catalogue (compact edition) 11:333. Not in Brunet or Graesse.

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        Vue de Trianon dans le Parc de Versailles du Cote de L'Avenue

      1730 - Vue de Trianon dans le Parc de Versailles du Cote de L'Avenue J. Rigaud Paris: circa 1730 Hand-colored engraving (later color) Sheet size: 19 3/4" x 26 3/4"

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        Kst.- Karte, b. M. Seutter, "Vorstellung des von vielen Seculisher in den Höchsten Dignit. der Welt Preiswürdigst Florierenden Stamm-Baums des Allerdurchlauchtigsten Ertz- Hauses Oesterreich ..".

      . mit altem Kolorit,, um 1730, 56,5 x 49 (H).

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        Kst.- Karte, v. G. Rogg b. M. Seutter, "Neu inventierter Genealogischer Stamm Baum des uhralten Hoch Fürstlich, nun mehr auch Chur Fürstlich u. Gros Britannischen Königl. Hauses Braunschweig Lüneburg nach seinen verschiedenen Linien biß auf den heutigen Tag vorgestellet u. verfert.".

      . mit altem Kolorit,, um 1730, 56,5 x 48,5 (H).

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        Globi Coelestis in Tabulas Planas Redacti Pars V in qua Longitudines Stellarum fixarum ad anum Christi completum 1730 tam Arithmetice quam Geometrice exhibentur.

      J. B. Homann, Nuremburg 1730 - A dramatic star chart by Doppelmayr illustrating the early winter zodiacal signs: Scorpio, Sagittarius, and part of Capricorn Johann Gabriel Doppelmayr (1677-1750) was a Nuremberg astronomer and mapmaker, who made globes, star charts, moon charts and completed Homann's Atlas Coelestis in 1742. This is part V of a group of six showing the entire panorama of the night sky as known and represented in the early 18th century. The stars are differentiated according to magnitude, and there is an extensive star index on each side of the chart. Johann Batiste Homann (1663-1724) began his professional life as an engraver for others, founding his own cartographical firm in 1702. He brought back to life German mapmaking, which virtually ceased in the early 16th century, using Dutch cartography as his guide and starting point. Hand-coloured engraving. Good condition, margins re-backed to restore several minor losses and tears.

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        Nieuwe Caarte van Kaap de Goede Hoop en't Zuyderdeel van Africa.

      1730 - Amsterdam, c.1730. Original colour. 435 x 555mm. Paper lightly toned. Original map of Africa, south of the Equator, with insets of the Dutch fort at the Cape of Good Hope and Table Bay. NORWICH: 163.

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        St. Francis Xavier Dying.

      Paris: Imprimerie Royale, ca. 1730s. - Woodcut after Louis Giminiani. Etched plate by the Comte de Caylus printed in dark brown. Two blocks: tan and brown. 47.6 x 30.2 cm. Nagler, 15. Le Blanc, 12. AKA: Der Tod des Heilge Franciscus. François Xavier (S.) mourant.

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        La Moscovie septentrionale, la Moscovie meridionale

      Leiden ca. 1730. Karte zeigt auf zwei Teilkarten den westlichen und den mittleren Teil Russlands mit Moskau, Karte mit prachtvollen Randbordüre, altkoloriert, Kupferstich, 51,5 x 38. Zustand: Perfekt, dem Alter entsprechend

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        Libri Apologetici, oder Schutz-Schriften wieder Balthasar Tilken, einen Schlesischen von Adel. Die erste ist eine kurze und wolgemeinte Verantwortung wegen des Buchs Morgenröthe, wieder einen feindlichen Pasquill, der einige übelverstandene Texte falsch angezogen und bestritten hat. Geschrieben von Jacob Böhmen, im Jahr 1621. [Title on spine:] Theosophische Schriften.

      - No place, 1730. 8:o. 17,5x11,5 cm. Copper-engraved plate + (2), 440 pp. BOUND TOGETHER WITH: De signatura rerum oder Von der Geburt und Bezeichnung aller Wesen [& ]. 1730. Copper-engraved plate + (3, 1 blank), 244 pp. BOUND TOGETHER WITH: De electione gratiae, Von der Gnaden-Wahl oder Von dem Willen Gottes über die Menschen. 1730. Copper-engraved plate + (2), 224 pp. BOUND TOGETHER WITH: De testamentis Christi, oder Von Christi Testamenten [.]. 1730. Copper-engraved plate + (3, 1 blank), 116 pp. Contemporary mottled calf with five raised bands, gilt ornamentaton in compartments and gilt ruled borders on the boards, marbled edges and endpapers. Red leather label on spine. Spine and corners are a bit worn, head of spine has a short tear and a few small losses. There are two small wormholes on the spine. The leather label is a little chipped. Contents have occasional small stains. Libri Apologetici has an L-shaped tear in outer margin of pp. 1/2, a stain in the text on pp. 291, and two small tears in the text on pp. 297-388 (both of them forms a small hole on pp. 381-398 and pp. 389-398, respectively, affecting two letters on each page; the leaves have apparently been punched with a sharp tool). De signatura rerum has a light stain and a small hole on pp. 49/50, a small wormhole in the gutter from pp. 70, which is growing larger and which reaches the text on pp. 130, affecting one or two letters on each page; the hole is then becoming smaller, until it disappears after pp. 216. De electione gratiae has a dampstain in lower margin of pp. 127-132, and in outer margin of pp 215/216. De testamentis Christi has a light stain on the frontispiece and on the title, and a small hole in lower margin of pp. 45/46. The works collected in this volume comprises the parts 8-11 of "Theosophia revelata: das ist Alle göttliche Schriften des Gottseligen und Hocherleuchteten Deutschen Theosophs Jacob Böhmens [.]", edited by Johann Georg Gichtel and Johann Wilhelm Ueberfeld, published in 22 parts in 1682, and in a new edition in 1730. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Accurate vorstellung der beruhmten meers-enge bey Gibraltar mit denen herumliegenden see-haffen.

      Nuremberg circa.1730-50 - Mapa calcográfico a doble hoja.Color original.57x51 cms. espectacular mapa que muestra en varios insertos diferentes territorios del sur peninsular. Mapa del Estrecho de Gibraltar en parte central rodeado por insertos con mapas de Menorca, Ceuta, Gibraltar y Cádiz. En la parte inferior de la plancha cuatro vistas grabadas:Cadiz,Gibraltar,y dos de Tanger. mapa con margenes cortos como es usual debido al tamaño de la plancha, mas grande de lo normal. Homann publicó su gran obra ,el Grosser Atlas en 1737 y reimpreso varias veces hasta 1770. Sus mapas y vistas de ciudades gozaron de éxito comercial dentro y fuera de Alemania

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        Accurata Designatio celebris Freti prope Andalucia Castellum Gibraltar inter in Europam et Africam.

      Ausburg circa 1730-50. - Mapa grabado,color original,60x51 cms.Mapa con gran cartela e insertos de vistas: Menorca,Ceuta,cadiz,gibraltar y Málaga.Mapa muy decorativo.

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        COMERCIO ESPIRITUAL en fe de la iglesia militante con la triunfante, practicado y explicado en la vida y virtudes de la venerable virgen y sierva de el señor SOR JOSEPHA BERRIDE [BURETH], de la Tercera orden de Santo Domingo, natural de la ciudad de Huesca, en el reyno de Aragon.

      Imp. Pedro Ximénez. Zaragoza, 1730 - . 30 cm. 30 fol., 424 pág., 1 grabado (bello retrato calcográfico, de la biografiada, realizado por Fernando de Castilla). Texto a dos columnas. Apostillas marginales. Portada orlada. "Culs-de-lampe" y grutescos. Enc. en pergamino, algo fatigado. Cerco de humedad en el margen inferior. * Palau 141116. Primera edición. Josefa Berride (1658-1717) dedicó toda su vida a la Orden de Santo Domingo, incluso después de su muerte, pues arrancó el compromiso de ejecutar sus últimas voluntades a su confesor (el autor del libro), consistiendo estas en que sus discípulas creasen un Beaterio, el cual se fundó en 1725, siendo este el actual Colegio Oscense de Santa Rosa. Pedro López, además de Catedrático de Filosofía en la Universidad Sertoriana era un gran maestro de artes. Estas profesiones las compaginaba con su cargo de Canónigo Lectoral del Cabildo Oscense, habiendo llegado a este tras serlo de la Catedral de Barbastro. Historia eclesiàstica, concilis, ordes religioses Libros modernos a partir de 1830 español [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Recopilacion de todas las cedulas y órdenes reales, que desde el año 1708 se han dirigido a la Ciudad de Zaragoza para el nuevo establecimiento de su Gobierno, por la Majestad de el Rey nuestro señor D. Phelipe V (que Dios guarde), coordinadas y dadas a la estampa de orden de la misma Augusta Ciudad, por. y últimamente por Don Manuel Vicente Garcés.

      Zaragoza 1730 - En Zaragoza, en la Imprenta Real del Rey nuestro señor, y de la Ciudad. Año 1730. Folio, 14 h. 624 p. 1 h. Encuadernación en pergamino antiguo. Portada orlada y con un escudo laureado. En el interior grabados xilográficos de león rampante, cestillos y mosaicos, cabeceras, capitulares y cierres. Última página en blanco, sello antiguo poseedor. Magnífico ejemplar. Rfs.: Palau, nº 81626. CCPB231126-7. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Sweet William’s Farewell to Black-eyed Susan

      1730 - Paul Fourdrinier after a painting by Peter Monamy (1681-1749); Sweet William’s Farewell to Black-eyed Susan; London: circa 1730 - 1743; Hand-colored engraving; 19 ½" x 22 ½" framed Peter Monamy was an English marine painter born and active in London. He began his artistic career as a decorative painter with the Worshipful Company of Painter-Stainer’s, a London painter’s guild, in 1703 following a seven year apprenticeship under the house-painter William Clarke. Monamy developed a natural interest in painting marine and naval scenes. It was probably through his friend the artist William Hogarth that Monamy was commissioned to create at least four paintings for the Vauxhall Gardens, a resort in London, which illustrated John Gay’s patriotic naval ballad Sweet William’s Farewell to Black Eyed Susan. The paintings are now lost, but known from the engravings of the paintings by Paul Fourdrinier. This engraving shows verses 4 and 8 of the ballad.

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        The History of England, During the Reigns of the Royal House of Stuart. . (with) The History of England, During the Reigns of King William and Queen Mary, Queen Anne, King George I. .

      London: (see below), 1730, 1735 - 2 items, first editions, large paper copies, 41 cm. tall and 26 cm. wide; two volumes from Oxmixon's series on the History of Britain but each complete for its time period and can be read independently; The History of England, During the Reigns of the Royal House of Stuart. Wherein The Errors of Late Histories are Discover'd and Corrected; with Proper Reflections . The whole Collected from the most Authentick Memoirs, Manuscript and Printed. By the author of the Critical History of England. London: Printed for John Pemberton (etc.), 1730; xxi (beginning with the title in red and black), [1] (errata), 781 (actually slightly longer, pages 209-216 starred and unstarred, double column), [1], [22] (index, double column) pp. + The History of England, During the Reigns of King William and Queen Mary, Queen Anne, King George I. Being the Sequel. Photos available upon request.

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        THE HISTORY OF TWELVE ROMAN CÆSARS. Containing the most material Occurrences that happen'd during their Reigns; as their Battles, Conspiracies, and Murders; with their several Vertues and Vices, which occasion'd their sudden Rise and Fall. In which may be seen, what fatal Consequences have attended Princes, who have given themselves up to Oppression, Luxury, Cruelty, Debauchery, and Arbitrary Power. And may serve as a Caution to all aspiring Court-Favourites, who are for promoting such slavish and impious Principles. With an Appendix of divers useful Remarks; As also, a brief Account of Six of the succeeding Emperors of Rome. The whole interspers'd with curious Observations, particularly in the Reign of Augustus Cæsar, wherein is exhibited several nice Remarks at the Time of the Birth of Christ. Illustrated with Cuts.

      [2], 168 pages. Illustrated with a wood-engraved frontispiece and 11 other wood-engraved portraits within the text, plus one other wood-engraving, plus various head and tail pieces. Contemporary plain, untitled sheep. 12mo in sixes. One leaf restored at some time at fore-edges without loss of text; some browning throughout, mostly to edges; spine repaired and endpapers replaced; else a very good copy of a rare printing of what was a popular subject. The Dedication to the Lord Mayor of London, is signed B.H.

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        Nouvelle Carte de la Petite Tartarie et la Mer Noir, montraut les Frontieres de L\\\'Imper Atrice de Russie et L\\\'Empereur des Turcs, tant en Europe qu\\\'en Asie.

      Amsterdam 1730 - A fine 18th century detailed map of Ukraine. In strong original colour. , Size : 520x611 (mm), 20.5x24 (Inches), Original Hand Coloring

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        Manuscript Document, signed ("A. Hamilton"), being a stipulation in a legal case "in the Common Pleas of Philad."

      Philadelphia, september, 1730 - "In the Common Pleas at Philad. September 1730, Sarah Griscom v Richard Crookshank - by consent of parties the matter in controversy is referred to Thomas Bourne, Peter Bayntun and James Mackey or any two of them who are to audit and make report of their doings to the next court." Hamilton (1676-1741) was a colonial lawyer who settled in Philadelphia sometime around 1715. In 1717, he was appointed attorney general of Pennsylvania; in 1720 he became a member of the provincial council. Hamilton spent 1724 and 1725 in England on business for the proprietors, and he played an important role negotiations that ultimately led to the settlement of the boundary dispute with Maryland. He returned to Philadelphia in 1726, at which point he became increasingly involved in public affairs. In 1727 he was appointed master of the rolls, recorder of Philadelphia, and prothonotary of the supreme court. In October of that same year he was elected to the assembly, representing Bucks County, and two years later he was elected Speaker of the assembly, an office he held until his retirement in 1739 except for the year 1733, when he was not a member. "Hamilton's independence and integrity won him the confidence of all factions in the assembly. On one occasion at least he was elected to the Speakership unanimously. Most of the measures passed during his Speakership dealt with fiscal and administrative matters, with one notable exception. In 1730 the assembly passed a law for the relief of insolvent debtors, a sensible and progressive measure that became a model for similar legislation in other colonies. Prior to 1729 the assembly had no regular meeting place, and Hamilton played a leading role in providing it with its own building. He not only purchased the land but designed and personally supervised the construction of the building later known as Independence Hall - The loss of court records makes an objective analysis of Hamilton's legal career impossible, but to his contemporaries he was a towering eminence, the most formidable trial attorney of his time. His defense of Zenger did not change the law of seditious libel or free the colonial press from the threat of prosecution, but it did have a powerful effect on the political consciousness of Americans" - ANB Hamilton will forever be remembered, however, as the lawyer who successfully defended John Peter Zenger against all odds, in the most important freedom of the press trial in colonial America. His victory is the origin of the slogan "Get a Philadelphia lawyer." His autographs are rare 3-3/4 x 8 inches. 8 lines in ink. Trimmed from a larger document, dampstained. In white linen chemise

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        Flora Fridrichsdalina sive methodica descriptio plantarum in Agro Fridrichsdalensi simulque per regnum Daniae crescentium cum Characteribus genericis & specificis; Locis natalibus specialissimis; Iconibus optimis ellegatis, ac Speciebus pluribus in Dania nuper detectis. Straßburg, Bauer 1767. Gr 8°. XVIII, 238 S., 11 Bll., mit 1 mehrf. gef. Kupferstichkarte u. 1 Tafel, Hldr. d. Zt.

      - Pritzel 6536.- Der Botaniker u. Zoologe (1730-1784) beschreibt 1099 dänische Pflanzen mit Linné'scher Nomenklatur. S. 232 ff. Faunae Fridrichsdalinae novicia. - Die Karte zeigt das Gebiet des Mølleå zwischen dem Farum See und dem Lyngby See.- Titel beidseit. gestempelt, meist etwas stockfl. Unbeschnitten. Gelenke u. Kanten bestoßen.

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        EUROPA ( FRANCIA/BÉLGICA Y ALEMANIA) (1730). / EUROPAE GALLIAM BELGICAM, AC GERMANIAE, PARTEM REPRESENTANS.

      Leiden 1730 - Interesante mapa de siglo XVIII que recoge Francia, Bélgica , Alemania, zona de los Pirineos y Canal de la Mancha con partes de Inglaterra. Cuidado mapa Ptolemaico que fue grabado originalmente por Gerard Mercator. Detallada descripción topográfica y topónima de esta área de Europa. Muy buena impresión en papel grueso, limpio y en buen estado de conservación, todos los márgenes. 330 x 470 mm. (in) 300 x 560 mm. (ex)

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        Nouveau Voyage au Tour du Monde. par Mr. le Gentil. . Avec une Description de l'Empire de la Chine .

      chez Pierre Mortier [printer], A Amsterdam 1730 - Avec une description de l'Empire de la Chine beaucoup plus ample & plus circonstanciee que celles qui ont paru jusqu'a present, ou il est traite des Moeurs, Religion, Politique, education & commerce des Peuples de cet Empire. La Barbinais Le Gentil [fl.1714-1731] THREE VOLUMES IN ONE. French Text. 8vo. dedication p6. signed de la Barbinais Le Gentil, engraved frontispiece signed 'par le Sieur le Gentil'. Separate title page & pagination for each volume. Voumes 1 and 3 dated 1731 volume 2 dated 1730. Pagination, frontispiece, 6, 314, 10p. [12] 227, [3] 192, [2].pp includes indexes to each volume. incudes woodcut head and tail-pieces, and title page decoration. original blue paper covers, no covering to spine. Rare Uncut Copy [copac lists Kings College copy only] MDCCXXX - MDCCXXXI . Excellent Copy.

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        Kst.- Karte, b. J.B. Homann, "Tabula Geographica qua pars Russiae Magnae Pontus Euxinus seu Mare Nigrum et Tartaria Minor ..".

      . mit altem Flächenkolorit,, um 1730, 57,5 x 48 (H). Oben rechts große, kol. Kartusche m. fig. u. herald. Schmuck. Gebiet südl. v. Moskau mit dem Schwarzen Meer und den angrenzenden Ländern. - Mit Druckprivileg.

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        Historische Nachricht Von den Nürnbergisshchen Mathematicis und Künstlern, welche von dreyen Seculis her durch ihre Schrifften und Kunst-Bemühungen die Mathematic und mehreste Künste in Nürnberg vor andern trefflich befördert, und sich verdient gemacht.

      Nuremberg: Peter Conrad Monath, 1730. - folio. pp. 14 p.l., 314, [18]. engraved title vignette & 15 engraved plates (5 folding). title in red & black. paneled calf antique. First Edition of this important biobibliography of the scientists, mathematicians, architects, artists, instrument makers (including musical instruments), inventors, map makers, &c., of Nuremberg. Over three hundred and sixty scientists and artists are noted, including Johann Schöner, Daniel Schwenter, Johann Homann, Virgil Solis, Albrecht Dürer, Anton Koberger, Michael Wolgemuth, Joachim von Sandrart, Sebald Behaim, &c. Their biographies are arranged chronologically from the fifteenth to the eighteenth century. The beautiful engravings illustrate Behaim's globe (as a world map in 2 hemispheres), J.Hautsch's festival carriage, Hans Hayden's clavier, fountains, statues, art work by Adam Krafft, Veit Stoss, Peter Fischer and others, technical inventions such as artificial eyes, &c. Doppelmayr, professor of mathematics at Nuremberg and fellow of the Royal Society of London and the academies of Berlin and St. Petersburg, was famous not only for his scientific publications but also for his skill in polishing mirrors and grinding lenses for telescopes, and later, for his electrical experiments. Besterman 1817. Graesse II 427. Poggendorff I 594. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        AFGANISTÁN Y PAKISTÁN (1730). / IX ASIAE CONTINUENS ARIAM, PAROPANISUM, DRANGIANAM, ARACHOSIAM, ET GEROSIAM.

      Leiden 1730 - Raro mapa que recoge parte de Asia central en la actual Afganistán y el área de Pakistán. Decorativa cartela barroca con figuras y elementos alegóricos. Muy buena impresión en papel grueso, limpio y en buen estado de conservación, todos los márgenes. 350 x 490 mm. (in) 400 x 560 mm. (ex)

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        Gesamtans., "Leodium. Lüttich".

      . Kupferstich v. Johann Christian Leopold n. F. B. Werner, um 1730, 19 x 28. Marsch, Friedrich Bernhard Werner, S. 158 ff. ( = Stadtansichten aus dem Verlag Leopold, Nr. 108) - Hier vorliegend aus der 1. Auflage im 1. Zustand vor der Nummerierung ). - Im Himmel Spruchband mit Titel, rechts und links davon 2 Putti mit Erklärugen von 1 - 55). Unter der Ansicht Stadtbeschreibung in lat. u. deutscher Sprache, mittig das Stadtwappen.

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        Imperii Moscovitici pars Australis.

      Augsburg: c1730 - Size: 550 × 620 mm. Copperplate engraving in original colour. Small, close nicks and tears to upper margin, but in good overall condition. A pleasing map of the region around Moscovia; from Moscow south to The Crimea, (including the Ukraine and Cosack regions) to the west is Russian Poland and Lithuania, to the east Russian Tartary and Siberia. Includes major towns, villages, roads, and physical features such as; rivers, lakes, mountains, castles, forests and other delightful details.

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        Salzburg Stadt Gesamtansicht

      . Salzburg. Kupferstich Augsburg, Wolff Erben um 1730, 26,5 x 31,5 cm - wir garantieren für die Echtheit. Nicht in Nebehay-W.- Selten

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        WORKS

      1730 - [AUSONIUS, Decimus Magnus. WORKS.] D. MAGNI AUSONII BURDIGALENSIS OPERA. Interpretatione et notis illustravit Julianus Floridus., jussu Christianissimi regis in usum serenissimi Delphini. Recensuit, supplevit, emendavit, Dissertationem de Vita & Scriptis Ausonii suasque Animadversiones adjunxit Joannes-Baptista Souchay. Parisiis: Typis Jacobi Guerin, 1730. Engraved title-page by Mathey precedes the letterpress title; another engraved plate opposite p. 676, and wood- engraved vignettes and initials throughout the text. "Obscoena e textu Ausoniano resecta" and indices follow the works. One 4to. volume: lxvii, 684, [2], 16, [152] pp. Contemporary boards, skillfully rebacked, with original gilt-stamped spine laid-down, marbled endpapers, all edges red. Ex library; only a bookplate and a discreet embossed stamp to t.p, and no other marks. A few, random gatherings are lightly age browned, and the boards show some scuffing and wear. However, it is clean and fresh overall, and in very good condition in a handsome binding. According to Brunet, this is a highly regarded edition of Ausonius' work.

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        Treves, en allemand Trier, anciennement Augusta Treudrorum [sic!], Ville du Bourdoienné et Archidiaconné, Siege de l'Archévêché, Metropole de la province ecclesiastique; Capitale de la prefecture et Electorat le tout de même nom, sur la droite de la Moselle.

      1730 - Kupferstich von Antoine Aveline, um 1730, altkoloriert mit Goldhöhung. Ca. 19,7 x 31,2 cm. Alt gerahmt. Rosar Nr. 4.6.9.a. Detailreiche Ansicht der Stadt Trier mit schönem Ausblick auf die Weite des Moseltals und die Hügel, rechts im Hintergrund die Römerbrücke. Im Vordergrund führt ein Weg zum Moselufer, auf dem zwei Spaziergänger dargestellt sind. Am rechten Bildrand ist die Abtei St. Matthias mit zwei schlanken Türmen dargestellt, am linken Bildrand erscheint St. Martin und die Martinsmühle. Die Kirchentürme sind mit Gold, die Wolken mit weiß gehöht. Der Fluß ist in grüner Farbe altkoloriert. Am linken unteren Plattenrand Vermerk "fait par Aveline c. p. R.". Seltenes Blatt.

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        Les satyres et autres oeuvres de Regnier, avec des remarques.

      - Londres, Chez Lyon & Woodman, 1730; in-4, XXII + 400 pp + 2 ffnc, plein veau de l'époque, dos à nerfs orné "à la grotesque", roulette d'encadrement et motifs floraux en angles sur les plats, double filet doré sur les chasses, roulette intérieure, tranches dorées (infimes traces d'usage). Frontispice par Humblot gravé par Seiller Schafus, fleuron sur le titre du même, gravé par Daudet, une vignette par Humblot gravée par Seiller Schafus et une belle lettre ornée. Les remarques sont de Brossette. Bel exemplaire, imprimé sur papier vergé. 1730 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Miscellanea analytica de seriebus et quadraturis.

      J. Tonson & J. Watts, London 1730 - 4to (235x190 mm). [12], 250 [2] pp., contemporary half calf (rebacked, extremities worn), gilt label to spine, mild browning and foxing throughout, old markings and ink annotations in text (some trimmed at the time binding), occasional ink smudges, leaf S1 torn at top margin with loss of a few headline letters, leaf Ff4 torn at lower corner without loss of text, old handwritten comments in Latin to front flyleaf. All in all a fair copy of a rare work. ---- Cantor III, 622ff., DSB IX, 452ff., Norman 131. - FIRST EDITION of Moivre's first published attempt at approximating the terms of a binomial expansion, or the normal approximation to the binomial distribution. This anonymous work is often regarded as the original appearance of the 'normal curve.' He later completed his attempt and published his solution in a pamphlet entitled Approximatio ad summam terminorum binomii (a + b)o in seriem expansi (1733). 'Moivre's discovery greatly clarified the concept of probability in his own time, and became the most fruitful single instrument of discovery used in probability theory and statistics for the next two centuries' (Norman). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The World Described : or, a New and Correct Sett of Maps

      [London: John Bowles, n.d., ca. 1730's]. (MOLL, HERMAN) Folio (16-1/4 x 10-1/2 in.). 1 p. publisher's broadside advertisement. Toned, a few faint spots of soil, contemporary docketing at lower margin. Near fine. Matted. cf. Phillips 554 . An undated broadside advertisement by publisher John Bowles for an edition of Herman Moll's atlas THE WORLD DESCRIBED, listing the 28 maps contained therein and advertising 5 other cartographic works printed by Bowles. This broadside is sometimes found pasted in copies of the atlas, in lieu of a title page (cf. OCLC 49408613, but is rarely seen alone)

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        The Method of Fluxions both Direct and Inverse. The former being a translation from the celebrated Marquis de L’Hospital’s Analyse des infinements [sic] petits: and the latter supply’d by the translator.

      Printed for William Innys 1730 - FIRST EDITION of this translation, with 15 folding engraved plates, repair to marginal tear in last leaf of the preliminaries, and this leaf also with a splash mark and a small hole resulting in the loss of the page numeral, title-page a bit stained just at the edges, a little minor staining elsewhere, pp. xix, iv, 238, [i], 212, [2], 8vo, contemporary calf, double gilt fillets on sides enclosing a roll tooled border in blind, rebacked and re-rebacked somewhat crudely, corners worn, ownership inscription of William Gartland of Dublin on title, and various notes by him (see below), sound Not a rare book in terms of library holdings (not super-abundant either), but extremely scarce in commerce: there was no copy in the Macclesfield Library, and there has not been a copy at auction since at least 1975.‘The rift between British and Continental mathematicians during the eighteenth century was not sufficiently wide to prevent Stone in 1730 from publishing an English translation of L'Hospital's Analyse des infiniment petits, ten years before Buffon reciprocally prepared a French translation of Newton's Method of Fluxions The translator opens with praise of the author's work, "the Character whereof is so well establish'd", but adds that out of regard to Sir Isaac Newton he has altered some of the language and notation of the original to conform to the Newtonian. Increments or differentials, for example, are taken as fluxions, inasmuch as they are proportional to the latter; and [Newton's dot notation is used instead of Leibnizian differentials] ‘Stone's translation, in part I, does not depart much from the original, and the diagrams are faithful reproductions of those of L'Hospital. Some new material is added, however, on logarithms, exponentials, and trigonometric functions. The second part or appendix (separately paginated) is on the inverse method of fluxions [i.e. integration], and this constitutes a new work. L'Hospital apparently had hoped that his treatise would sometime be completed by a second part on the integral calculus. The pages of the Analyse (even in later editions) carry the heading I. Part, but the author never completed another part. Stone was but one of several who undertook to compose a suitable second half. His attempt was so successful that it was translated into French and published in 1735, "servant de suite aux infiniment petits de M. le Marquis de l'Hospital."‘The Analyse des infiniment petits continued throughout the eighteenth century to be the standard elementary manual on higher mathematics’ (The European Mathematical Awakening, by Frank J. Swetz, pp. 203-4)The Analyse of L'Hospital (1696) was the first published book on the calculus, but it treated only differential calculus, and did so using Leibnizian differential notation. Provenance: William Gartland of Dublin. There was a surveyor of this name working in the city in the 1840s, and certainly the exquisitely neat notes in his hand would grace any engraved map. The notes fill the front free endpaper and occur sporadically amoung the preliminary pages. They concern the history of fluxions, the authors concerned, and the books. (ESTC T110037)

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        A New & Exact Map of the Coast, Countries and Islands within ye Limits of ye South Sea Company

      H. Moll, T. & J. Bowles, P. Overton & J. King, London 1730 - A fascinating and historically important map relating to the infamous "South Sea Bubble" and English piracy on the Spanish Main This fascinating map represents the synergy of one of the most sensational economic phenomena in British history and the intrigue surrounding the designs of London-based pirate adventurers. In 1711, as Britain was gaining the upper hand over Spain in Queen Anne's War (1702-14), the Lord Treasurer, Robert Hartley granted exclusive trading rights to commerce with Spanish America to a society of investors known as the South Sea Company. While some of the Company's members were actual corsairs who wished to attack Spanish galleons, by 1713 the Company was given official legitimacy as it was granted a privilege by Madrid to send one trading vessel a year to the region in question, in addition to being granted some involvement in the 'Asiento,' the African slave trade. While the Company did not actually make its first trading voyage until 1717, and even then only made a modest profit, wild speculation consumed London as thousands of investors came to believe that the Company promised to deliver astronomical riches in Andean silver and gold and slave sales. The Company's association with respected politicians and merchants added justification to the ebullient media campaign launched on numerous broadsides. The Exchequer loaned the Company over £11.7 million in public funds (an outrageous sum) and by August, 1720 individual shares reached a staggering high of £1,000. Described as "a company for carrying out an undertaking of great advantage, but nobody knows what it is," the share price began to rapidly plummet all the way down to a low of £100 per share once a few commentators began to ask the obvious question. The so-called "South Sea Bubble" had burst, leaving both the Exchequer and numerous investors with massive debts, based on loans leveraged against the share price while it was at a high. As we know today, it was not the first, and by no means the last occasion that the public had been swept up in such irrational exuberance. After its near collapse the Company managed to reconstitute itself, and it continued to maintain a limited trade with the Spanish Main until the 1760s, and from then until 1850 it served as debt management agency for the Exchequer. The main section of this magnificent map embraces all of South America, the West Indies and the southern portions of North America, including Florida and California (which is assumed to be an island). Spanish America is shown divided into its numerous captaincies and all aspects of the coastlines are labelled in great detail. A dotted line located far out into the ocean denotes "The Sea Limit" of the Company's exclusive operational space. The detailed lines of ocean currents are derived from Edmond Halley's revolutionary hydrological world map. This principal map is accompanied by nine exquisitely engraved cartographic insets detailing harbours and islands, which might be especially important to any aspiring corsair who may wish to stalk Spanish treasure fleets in the region. These sites include Acapulco, the Gulf of Fonseca, the Galapagos Islands, Juan Fernando Island, the Panamanian Isthmus, the Straits of Magellan, Pepys's Island and a general overview of the trans-Atlantic Passage from England. Above the main section, are three large and highly detailed inset maps of the important harbours of Chiloe, Valdivia (both in Chile) and Guyaquil (Ecuador). As suggested in the very lower part of the map, in addition to Halley, Moll based most of his geography on the works of the Parisian royal cartographer Guillaume De L'Isle. The present map was part of Herman Moll's magnificent folio work, a New and Compleat Atlas . Moll was the most important cartographer working in London during his era, a career that spanned over fifty years. His origins have been a source of great scholarly debate; however, the prevailing opinion suggests that he hailed from the Hanseat [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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