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        Ragioni con le Quali si fonda il diritto, che s'appartiene agli Ecclesiastici, e luoghi pii circa l'acquisto dei beni stabili, e della erezione di nuove chiese, per dimostrare, che debbasi eseguire la volonta del barone D. Giuseppe de Mirto per la fondazione di un nuovo Collegio, e Chiesa da lui nel suo testamento, sotto l'istituto dei pp. della compagnia di Gesu, ordinata. + Pel Canonico D. Matteo Greco, rettore del Seminario Salernitano + Per D. Saverio Sergio contro D. Sifinio Sergio commessario il degnissimo Regio Consigliere Signor D. Gaetano Celani + Memoria che si presenta alla Real Camera di S. Chiara dal Vescovo D. Alfonzo di Liguori. Direttore dell'Adunanza de'sacerdoti missionarj del SS. Redentore. In virtu del Real Dispaccio di S.M.C de 9. decembre 1759

      NP Napoli: NP , 1733. First edition. Hardcover. vg. Quarto. (6) + 226pp + 31pp + 24pp + LX. Original full vellum binding. Marbled page edges. Some foxing throughout. Binding slightly soiled. Interesting work relating the various reasons of the Catholic Church's right to acquire real estate goods in order to erect new churches. Bound together are 3 other works, including the canonisation of D. Mateo Greco, published in Napoli in 1784. A judiciary verdict on a dispute between D. Saverio Sergio and D. Sifinio Sergio, published in Napoli in 1784, and a Memoir presented at the royal chamber of S. Chiara by Viscount D. Alfonso di Liguori. A leaf is missing in this work (XLVII and XLVIII). All works with engraved vignette on title-pages and decorative initials. Second and third volume with decorative headpieces. Text in Italian. Overall binding and interior in very good condition.

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        Biblia, Das ist Die gantze Heilige Schrifft Altes und Neues Testaments, verteutscht durch D. Martin Luthern...Mit Approbation...Theol. Facult. zu Leipzig...Nicol. Haas.

      Leipzig, Weidmannischen Handlung, 1733. Large 8vo. (23x15 cm.). Cont. full blac morocco. Former with clasps. All edges gilt. Back slightly rubbed. Gilt title. 3 engreved frontispieces, large engraved vignette, 19 engraved plates including 4 folded maps

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        Descrizione di tutte le pubbliche pitture della citta' di venezia e isole circonvincine: o sia rinnovazione delle ricche miniere di marco boschini, colla aggiunta di tutte le opere, che uscirono dal 1674 fino al presente 1733... in venezia, presso pietro bassaglia, 1733.

      Cm. 16, pp. (8) 486. Bell'antiporta allegorica incisa in rame, frontespizio in rosso e nero e capolettera istoriati. Solida legatura d'inizio '800 in mezza pelle con punte, dorso liscio con fregi, filetti e titoli in oro su tassello. Bell'esemplare, fresco ed in eccellente stato di conservazione. Non comune edizione originale di quest'ampio trattato che si propone come aggiornamento della prima opera artistica del Boschini (le ricche miniere del 1674). Cfr. Cicognara (4361): ""Libro assai ben fatto, e una delle migliori Guide di Venezia, con molte buone notizie intorno gli artisti..."".

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        Gazophylacium Rerum Naturalium E Regno egetabili, Animali & Minerali depromtarum, Cum figuris æneis ad vivum incisis. Oder Merckwürdige Naturalien = Cammer, welche Besondere Stücke, sowohl aus dem Gewächs= als Thier= und Mineralien= Reiche, uner schönen lebhafften Kuppfer=Stichen, vor Augen legt, Mit Lateinischer und Teutscher Erklärung und Register versehen.

      Leipzig, Zedlerischen Buchhandlung, 1733. Folio. (42,5x33,5 cm.). Fine recent half vellum. Bound with contemporary brown blank wrappers. Printed title in red and black. 6 unnumbered pages of "Verzeichniss und Erklärung derer Kupffer=Stiche". Engraved title-page (with animals depicted) and 34 fine engraved plates with Latin captions. (In all 35 engraved plates, as engraved title is without numbering and counted as No. 1 in "Verzeichnis", the other plates numb. 2-34). A few small tears to wrappers and title-page, repaired. Right margin of printed title-page strenghtened on verso (2 cm.). Some soiling to right margin of printed title-page. Small repairs to "Verzeichnis-leaves". Wide-margined. A few scattered marginal brownspots.. Scarce third issue of this fine "Cabinet of curiosities", the title (Gazophylacium) of which means treasure-trove. The first edition was issued in 1642 with the same plates and with the engraved title-page, but without the 3 leaves of "Verzeichnis". The first re-issue of 1716 does not have the engraved title-page and is without the "Verzeichnis-leaves". The second re-issue (the item offered) has both the engraved title-page and the 3 "Verzeichnis-leaves".The Gazophylacium portrays the plants, animals and minerals, with occasional brief identifying or descriptive captions on the plate, in the natural history cabinet first formed by Basilius Besler and his brother Hieronymous, and continued by Hieronymous's son, Michael Rupert Besler. Among the typical Wunderkammer-contents are a unicorn horn, a hyoidal bone of a swan, a beak of a hornbill, a bird of paradise, a carved nautilus shell, an "Archimboldo"-grotesque of shells, pyritised ammonites, asbestos, "ruin" marble, engraved gems, and antique coins, along with unica such as Johann Zizka's sword. Many rare plants and birds are depicted, along with ethnographic objects such as a Brazilian Indian girdle made from the nuts of the Brazilian tree Cerbera ahovai etc. etc.-Hunt No 238 (1642 edition) - Pritzel No. 747 (1716 edition) - BMC (NH), 1716 edition

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        Quinti Horatii Flacci opera.

      1-2. London, Iohannes Pine, 1733-37. 8vo. Engr. front.,+ (30),+ 176,+ (2),+ 177-264,+ (1) engr. pp; engr. front,+ (22),+ 48,+ (2),+ 49-152,+ (2),+ 153-172,+ (2),+ 173-191,+ (blank),+ (13) engr. pp. Minor spotting. Contemporary full calf, spine gilt with raised bands and red and blue labels. Two volumes, minor crack at front hinge to volume one. From the library of Georg Macy, with his book plate "G.M." Cohen-Ricci 497. Lewine p. 246. Moss II, 23f. Second impression with "post est" corrected to "potest" on the medallion on page 108 in part two. Fine copy of John Pine's classic edition of the works of Horace, with all the illustrations and the entire text engraved. Georg Macy was the founder of the Limited editions Club

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        Gründlicher Unterricht von der Theoria und Praxi der heutigen Büchsen=Meisterey, Als auch des Ernst=Feuer=Wercks Nach der Methode des...Mr. de Vauban, In Frag und Antwort verfasset; und in Neun besondere Theile ordentlich eingetheilet...Nun aber zum behuff...aus dem Französischen übersetzt...Von Augustin Branden.

      Franckfurt & Leipzig, Friedrich Rüdigern, 1733. Small 8vo. Later modest hcloth with ms-title on back. Stamp on title. Double-page engraved frontispiece, double-page printed title in red/black. (8),768 pp., 1 folded table and 29 engraved plates (some large and folded). Lacking the pages "Summarischer=Inhalt" unpaginated (supplied in photocopy). Marginal dampstaining to the last 10 leaves, otherwise clean.. Scarce first edition. Dealing with all sorts of Gunnery in 9 parts. (1. Guss=Wesen. 2. Artillerie=Maass=Stabe. 3. Eintheilung des Gebräuchlichen Geschützes. 4. Von allerhand Kaveten. 5. Von dem Schiess=Pulwer. 6. Von den Batterien und Kesseln. 7. Vom Visitiren des Geschlüsses. 8. Vom Fehl=und Seiten=Schiessen. 9. Von allerhand ERrnst=Feuer=wercks Kugeln). - The Author is Augustin Brand although he hides under the name of Saint Julien and calls himself the translator

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        The Analyst; or, a discourse addressed to an infidel mathematician. Wherein it is examined whether the object, principles, and inferences of the modern analysis are more distinctly conceived, or more evidently deduced, than religious mysteries and points of faith.London: J. Tonson, 1734.

      First edition, first issue, of Berkeley's famous attack on the new analysis of Newton and Leibniz, which the historian Florian Cajori described as "the most spectacular event of the century in the history of British mathematics" (Florian Cajori), bound with Berkeley's important <i>Theory of Vision</i> (1733) and <i>Defence of Free-Thinking in Mathematics</i> (1735), and five more pamphlets.<br/><br/> The <i>Analyst</i> "marks a turning-point in the history of mathematical thought in Great Britain" (Cajori); "Despite the great progress of analysis during the 18th century, foundational questions remained largely unsolved. ... The most influential criticism of the new analysis was put forward by the famous English philosopher George Berkeley in 1734. The subtitle of his work <i>The Analyst Or A Discourse Addressed to an Infidel Mathematician</i> [referred to Newton's friend and proponent of fluxions Edmund Haley]. ... Berkeley's criticism was well informed and efficient. Rooted in the tradition of English sensualism, he showed that many definitions in the infinitesimal calculus are paradoxical and cannot be justified by intuition. He explained the success of the new calculus by a repeated neglect of infinitely small quantities leading through a compensation of errors to a correct answer." (Jahnke).<br/><br/> "As a result [of the publication of the <i>Analyst</i>], there appeared within the next seven years some thirty pamphlets and articles which attempted to remedy the situation. The first appeared in 1734, a pamphlet by James Jurin, <i>Geometry No Friend to Indidelity...</i> Berkeley answered Jurin in 1735, in <i>A Defence of Freethinking in Mathematics</i> [bound in the offered volume], and justly asserted that the latter was attempting to defend what he did not understand. In this work Berkeley again appealed to the divergence in Newton's views - as presented in <i>De analysi</i>, the <i>Principia</i>, and <i>De quadratura</i> - to show a lack of clarity in the ides of moments, fluxions, and limits ... In the meantime, however, numerous attempts, some noteworthy and others insignificant, were made to find new and more satisfactory forms and arguments in which to present Newton's method. By far the ablest and most famous of these was made by Colin Maclaurin. In his <i>Treatise of Fluxions</i>, in 1744, he aimed not to alter the conceptions invlolved in Newton's fluxions, but to demonstrate the validity of his method by rigorous procedures of the ancients - to deduce the new analysis from a few 'unexceptional principles'. Maclaurin professed in the preface of this work that the <i>Analyst</i> controversy had given occasion to his treatise." (Boyer). <br/><br/> Berkeley's <i>Theory of Vision</i> (1733), also bound into this volume, is a follow-up and defense of his earlier <i>Essay towards a New Theory of Vision</i> (1709) in which he had attacked Newton's cosmology. Keynes describes the 1733 as a work "of major importance". <br/><br/> Cajori, <i>A History of the Conceptions of Limits and Fluxions</i>, p. 89; Jahnke, <i>A History of Analysis</i>, p.127; Boyer, <i>The Concepts of the Calculus</i>, pp. 224-33; see also Kline, <i>Mathematical Thought</i>, pp. 427-28. <br/><br/> <i>Analyst</i>: Barchas 167; Richard Green 31; Stanitz 52A; Honeyman 287; Keynes 32. <i>Theory of Vision</i>: Keynes 4. <i> Defence of Free-Thinking in Mathematics</i>: Keynes 36. <br/><br/> The five other pamphlets bound in this volume are: <br/> BERKELEY, George. Siris: a chain of philosophical reflexions and inquiries concerning the virtues of tar water, and divers other subjects. ... A new edition, with additions and emendations. London, printed for W. Innys, C. Hitch, C. Davis, 1744. <br/> PRIOR, Thomas [and George BERKELEY]. An authentic narrative of the success of tar-water : In curing a great number and variety of distempers, with remarks. And occasional papers relative to the subject. To which are subjoined two Letters from the author of Siris. Dublin, printed by Margt. Rhames, for R. Gunne, 1746.<br/> BERKELEY, George. A discourse addressed to magistrates and men in authority: occasioned by the enormous license, and irreligion of the times. London, J. Roberts, 1738.<br/> [LYTTELTON, George, Baron.] The court secret: a melancholy truth. Now first translated from the original Arabic. By an adept in the oriental tongues. London, T. Brown, 1742.<br/> [CAREY, Henry.] 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. ... To which are added, A poetical receipt to make an oatmeal pudding, by the late Mr. John Dryden. The art of making hasty pudding, by the late Dr. William King. Apple-pye. A poem, by Mr. Welsted. And an essay on good eating, by an eminent hand. The sixth edition. London, T. Read, 1744.. Eight works in one volume (200 x 125 mm), bound together in eighteenth-century quarter calf, marbled boards; spine and sides lightly rubbed, hinges cracked but holding firmly, some wear at extremities; contemporary ink inscription and bookplate of Thomas Pattenson, Melmerby, to front paste-down. (Theory of Vision): pp 64; (Analyst:) pp [x], 3-94, [2, errata]; (Defence of Freethinking:) pp 71, [1, blank]; (Siris:) pp 174, [2, table of contents]; (Authentic Narrative:) pp 4, 248, [2, corrigenda et addenda]; (A Discourse:) pp 32; (Court Secret:) pp 24; (Learned Dissertation:) pp [ii], ii, 3-33, [1, blank]

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        Glossarium ad scriptores mediae et infimae Latinitatis. Auctorea Carolo du Fresne, Domino du Cange (..). Editio nova locupletior et auctior...

      6 volumes. Charles Osmot, Paris 1733-36. Folio. Engraved titlepage in volume 1. Title in red and black in all 6 volumes. Engraved vignette (editorial staff working) in vol. 1. 10 engraved plates with coins and medals (under the entry of Moneta in vol. 4). Contemporary vellum bindings with gilt ornaments on spine. Upper spine-end on vol. 4 worn with loss of vellum. Corners bumped. Old inventory number on verso of front boards. Wear to lower spine-end of vol 2. Wear to front edge of vol. 6.. Brunet II, 851

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        Systema Intellectuale huius Universi seu de Veris Naturae rerum originibus Commentarii qvibus omnis eorum Philosophia, qvi Deum esse negant, funditus evertitur. Accedunt Reliqua eius Opuscula. Joannes Lavrentius Moshemius, Omnia ex Anglico Latine vertit. (Five works in two volumes).

      Jena, Vidvae Meyer, 1733. Folio. Cont. full calf w. richly gilt back. A bit of wear to extremities, but a very nice and clean copy. Beautiful vignettes and woodcut initials at beginning, as well as woodcut end-vignettes to the larger sections. Title-page printed in red and black. Engraved portrait-frontispiece, engraved frontispiece (depicting Aristotle, Socrates, Strato, Epicur, Anaximander and Pythagoras), (69), 1206; 1 blank leaf, (8), 88; 47, (1); (16), 42; (8), 25, (1); (52, -Index) pp.. First Latin edition of Cudworth's main work, "The true Intellectual System of the World" from 1678. The English philosopher Ralph Cudworth (1617- 1688) was the leader of the Cambridge Platonists. In 1678 he published parts of his main work, the "Intellectual System", which, according to Cudworth himself, arose out of a discourse refuting determinism, or, as he put it, "fatal necessity". Cudworth set out to prove three matters that together constitute the intellectual system of the universe (in opposition to the physical), namely the existence of God, the naturalness of moral distinctions, and the reality of human freedom, thereby disproving atheism, religious fatalism, and the fatalism of the Stoics. In his criticism of materialistic atheism, Cudworth principally aimed at Hobbes, who he necessarily had to refute. Apart from his great attempt to refute atheism and all the philosophers that he could connect with it, a much discussed part of the book is that in which he introduces his conception of the "Plastic Medium", which is supposed to explain the laws of nature without referring everything directly back to God, and which very much resembles Plato's "World-Soul". This "Plastic Medium" resulted in long philosophic controversies."His [Cudworth's] most important work, The true Intellectual System..., is a fragment of an even larger work he had planned to refute materialism of Epicurus and of Thomas Hobbes. Cudworth believed that a "rightly understood" mechanical and corpuscular philosophy did not destroy traditional religion but instead offered it new support. If matter was inert and utterly passive, then a spiritual principle was necessary to endow the universe with life and activity. But the principle involved in the ordinary course of nature was not to be equated with God, for then He would be responsible for the "Errors and bungles" in nature. Such tasks were performed by a subordinate and unconscious "plastic nature". Cudworth rejected Cartesian dualism and asserted cosmic continuity." (P.M. Rattansi in DSB). Brunet II:437 - Graesse II:305

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        Avec figures en taille-douce: Traduit de l'allaemant par François Joseph Böhm/ M de L.

      de cette ville; se vend chez Chretien Seyfrid, au Marché aux Cerises. Strassburg, Simon Kürsner, 1733. 8vo. (8),+ 133,+ (9) pp.+ 8 engr. plates, of which 4 folding,+ 1 printed tab. One plate with a moving piece. Title printed in red and black. Minor spotting at the end. Slightly worn contemporary full calf

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        De Stellis Marinis Liber singularis. Tabularum aenearum Figuras exemplis nativis apprime similes et Autoris Observationes disposuit et illustravit Christianus Gabriel Fischer Regiomontanus. Accedunt Edw. Ludii, de Reaumur, et Dav. Kade huius argumenti Opuscula. 2 Parts.

      Leipzig, Jacob Schuster, 1733. Folio. (41x27 cm.). Contemp. hcalf, raised bands, gilt back. Wear to spine ends, and slightly rubbed. Halftitle, 2 titlepages printed in red and black, each with engraved vignette. (20),107,(1);(1),(2) pp., 6 fine engraved vignettes, 2 engraved textillustrations and 42 large engraved plates (Hildebrand del - Ioh. Aug. Corvinus sculp.) with 72 illustrations of different species of starfish. Some browning and offsettings to leaves, the first ab. 25 plates with some brownspots, scattered brownspots throughout. A large copy with broad margins. Small stamps on titlepage, having the oval stamp of George Cuvier.. First edition of this scarce monograph on starfish. It is the first work of its kind, wholly devoted to the description and classification of sea stars... the genus Linckiana was named after the author. Linck was a Leipzig pharmacist who amassed a great collection of natural history specimens (described in his catalogue "Index Musei Linckiani).- In his work, "Regne Animal", George Cuvier worked with the classification and organisation of the Stellaridés, and it is obvious that Cuvier in this connection has used this copy of De Stellis.... "En 1733, parut le grand ouvrage de Linck: "De Stellis marinis". Bien qu'il tratite plus spécialement de la classification, on peut y trouver quelques notions sur la disposition des pièces solides: "Le corps est entouré par un squelette ayant la forme d'un treillage. Sur la partie ventrale, ce treillage est composé d'un nombre incalculable de pièces osseuses. Sur le dos, est une verrue caracteristique et toujours très discernable. Le nombre des rayons a une grand fixité dans une meme espèce: Communissima radiorum affectio ets numerus quo species stellarum plures conveniunt. "C'est par suite de sa confiance dans ce principe que Linck a classé les Stellerides d'Apres le nombre de leurs rayons. "Les piquuaantssont rogides, subtiles, aigus, ceux qui entourent la bouche son plus mobiles, plus allongés que les autres; ils sont Meme semblables à des dents: ainsi leur but ne saurait étre deouteux." (Albert Gaudry in "Mémoire sur les Pièces solides des Stellerides").(Our translation:) "In 1733, the importent work by Linck appeared: "De Stellis marinis". As well as he here treats classification very specifically, one can also here find some notions on the disposition of the bodies: "The body is surrounded by a skeleton having the form of a grating. As to the part of the abdomen, this grating is composed of an incalculable number of bony parts. As to the back, there is a characteristic wart which is always very easy to distinguish. The number of rays has a large constancy in one and the same species:Communissima radiorum affection est numerous quo species stellarum plures convenient." It is through the succession of his confidence in this principle that Linck has classified the "Stellerides" after the number of their rays. "The pointed ones are unbendable, clear, sharp; those that surround mouth are more mobile, longer than the others; they are also more comparable with those from the teeth: thus their purpose will never be known to be doubted." - Nissen ZBI: 2514 - Brunet III,1081 - BMC (NH) III: 1115

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        Die Wol-eingerichtete Bücherdrückereÿ, mit hundert und ein und zwanzig Teutsch= Lateinisch= Griechisch= und Hebräischen Schriften, vieler fremden Sprachen Alphabeten, musicalischen Noten, Calender=Zeichen, und Medicinischen Characteren, Ingleichen allen üblichen Formaten bestettet, und mit accurater Abbildung der Erfinder der löblichen Kunst, nebst einer summarischen Nachricht von Buchdruckern in Nürnberg, ausgezieret. An Ende sind etliche kurz=gefasste Anmerkungen von der Hebräischen Sprach Angefüget.

      Nürnberg, Johann Andrea Endters seel. Erben, 1733. Oblong 4to. Contemporary half vellum with some signs of use. Corners and edges worn, but binding fine and tight. Some leaves with a bit of brownspotting. Front free end-paper with long, neatly written annotations in contemporary hand. Engraved frontispiece depicting a printing office with all stages and aspects of the printing of a book. Title-page printed in red and black. Richly illustrated throughout with 13 engraved portraits of the greatest printers (E.g. Gutenberg, Fust, Aldus, Froben, Stephanus, Plantin, etc.) and numerous specimens of types, letters and characters (within all alphabets), musical notes, astrological and calendar-signs, depictions of saints, medical and apothecary-signs, diagrams in red boxes of transcriptions etc. from varoius alphabets, diagram-descriptions of various formats, samples of woodcut vignettes, and woodcut initials. Frontispiece + 31 unnumbered leaves (being title-page, preface, index and "Abbildung der allerersten, und etlich enderer berühmter Buchdrucker", containing the portraits) + 160 pp. (No "Anhang" at the end, which is mentioned in some descriptions of the work, but which doesn't seem to be present in any of the copies that we have seen neither for sale nor at auction. The Anhang is supposedly 16 pages long, but we cannot confirm its existence. 1) It is not mentioned in the Index, which includes everything else. 2) Our copy is in a fully contemporary binding that hasn't been tampered with in any way, and nothing is lacking from this volume. 3) The title-page states that at the end there is encluded some short remarks about the Hebrew language, which correctly is that which begins at p. 137 and occipies the latter part of the work).. The rare second edition (the first being from 1721) of this beautiful and important classic of book printing, which constitutes a full guide to book-printing with samples of all that is needed to set and print a book, including illustrations, vignettes, and characters of numerous alphabets. The work is sought after and rare

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        Quinti Horatii Flacci. Opera

      London: Iohannes Pine 1733; 1737 London: Iohannes Pine, 1733; 1737. First Pine edition, second issue, with "potest" in medallion, p. 108, v. II. 2 vols., 8vo. Frontispiece, [14], [265]; frontispiece, [6], 191, [46] pp. With complete engraved list of European subscribers, beginning with Frederick, Prince of Wales. Engraved by Pine throughout with text, plates, portraits, vignettes, and initials. Full contemporary red morocco, spines gilt stamped with floral and leaf tools in six compartments, covers tooled with triple-fillet border with small sun tool at corners, turn-ins gilt with flower and pomegranate roll and double fillet, a.e.g., marbled endpapers, green silk markers. Fine. Rothschild 1548; Ray, ILLUSTRATOR AND THE BOOK IN ENGLAND, p. 3; De Ricci- Cohen, pp. 497-8; Brunet III, p. 320. Provenance: William G. Mack (two bookplates); Reverend Stephen Marshall, D.D., Glasgow (gift inscription "from his brother Thomas 10th April, 1815. Malta" on first text page of vol. II); H.D. Lyon (compliment slips laid-in) . The pinnacle of Augustan book illustration, in a fine binding of the period. "Pine's complete command of his craft makes this the most elegant of English eighteenth-century books in which text and illustrations alike are entirely engraved" (Ray)

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