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        The works of J.S, D.D., D.S.P.D. in four volumes. Containing I. The author's miscellanies in prose. II. His poetical writings. III. The travels of Capt. Lemuel Gulliver. IV. His papers relating to Ireland, consisting of several treatises; among which are, the Drapier letters to the people of Ireland, against receiving Wood's halfpence; also two original Drapier's letters, never before published. [AND] V. The conduct of the allies, and The examiners; VI. The publick spirit of the whigs; and other pieces of political writings; with Polite conversation; VII. Letters to and from Jonathan Swift, D.D, D.S.P.D.; VIII. Directions to servants; and other pieces in prose and verse, published in his life-time; with several poems and letters never befor

      - Dublin, George Faulkner, 1735-1738. Eight parts in eight. 6mo (16.0 x 9.7 cm). Engraved frontispieces (including two portraits of Swift) in volumes I-IV [with portrait frontispiece and six plates or maps in volume III (Gulliver's Travels)]. Uniform contemporary full calf. Gilt-bordered panels; spines with five raised bands, gilt lines and burgundy morocco label with gilt title. Red speckled edges.l The first corrected edition of Jonathan Swift's collected works, of which the first four volumes - including the complete "Gulliver's Travels", with maps - were published during his life-time. The last four volumes were published immediately after Swift's death and contain several works not previously published. It replaces the near simultanously published and more common 8vo edition which had several omissions and contained several mistakes, here added and corrected. All works are paginated individually. Leaf L6 in volume IV cancelled (the text and pagination are continuous). Old owner's inscription on the front endpapers, old pictorial bookplate on front flyleaf rectos, contemporary owner's signature on the title page of volume I, a few worm-holes to volume V, otherwise a very good, clean set in a nice, uniform binding. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat Schierenberg]
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        Historia y vida de el Duende Político de Madrid que dá (sic) cuenta de los presentes negocios, y anuncia los futuros de esta monarquía. Escrita puntualmente en los años de 1735 y 1736.

      S.l., n.a. (s. XVIII) - 4º (22,4 x 18,8 cm.) Portada, 2 h. de índice y 331 p. manuscritas por anverso y reverso con clara y legible caligrafía de época sobre fuerte papel azulado. Holandesa puntas de la época, lomo con nervios y tejuelo azul: el duende político de madrid. Cuidada copia manuscrita del periódico político-satírico más representativo de la prensa clandestina del siglo XVIII. La historia de la prensa satírica va muy ligada al propio desarrollo del periodismo desde sus orígenes con las gacetas de los siglos XVI y XVII. La pronta rivalidad de intereses políticos propició una agresiva sátira mordaz en los diarios del siglo XVIII. “El período de aparición del periódico manuscrito clandestino del Duende, objeto de regocijo en las tertulias y de preocupación en la cúpula del Estado, es muy corto. Sale puntualmente cada jueves durante seis meses, desde diciembre de 1735 hasta mayo de 1736; es la época de los preliminares del Tratado de Viena. Si se quiere prolongar la presncia activa del Duende en Madrid, nos pueden servir los papeles sobre la historia de la vida, prisión y fuga del supuesto Duende. Aunque es un texto escrito posteriormente, relata con detalle algunos hechos de 1734, así como las aventuras de la prisión y fuga del Duende. Las peripecias del Duende han dejado huella en la historia de España, no como personaje de primer orden, sino en la forma de abordar el hecho político de una manera original, creando escuela en el periodismo satírico”. [Datos para una biografía del Duende Crítico de Madrid. Míguel Ángel Lizaso Tirapu] [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Delirium Books · Susana Bardón]
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        HUNSRÜCK. - Karte. Ein Theil des Hundsrucks mit den angraenzenden Maynz- u. Trierischen Laendern in IV Sectionen".

      - Altkol. Kupferstich in vier Teilen bei Homann Erben, 1735, je ca. 32,5 x 42 cm (Gesamtgröße 32,5 x 175 cm). Die große Hunsrückkarte zeigt das Gebiet von Trier, Trarbach, Hochwald, Soonwald, Bingen und Mainz mit den kleinsten Dörfern und Weiler. - Mit Einzeichnung der Lager der kaiserlichen Reichsarmee 1735. - Schönes altes Flächenkolorit, breitrandig und gut erhalten.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        Clarissimorum Virorum P.P. Rubens et Ant. Van Dyk ...

      apud Georg. Mart. Preislerum, 1735. Engraved title-page and 19 engravings (title and 5 plates mounted, the rest extended at gutter) by J.J. Preisler after Rubens. Oblong 4to. Early drab boards, rebacked. Covers worn, plates foxed. Engraved title-page and 19 engravings (title and 5 plates mounted, the rest extended at gutter) by J.J. Preisler after Rubens. Oblong 4to. Engravings from Johan Justin Preisler's copies of Rubens' ceiling paintings done for the Jesuit Church (Saint Carolus Borromeus) in Antwerp in 1620-1. An important record, as all 39 ceiling paintings were destroyed in a fire in 1718.

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        ANNALES REGIODUNI HULLINI: or, The History of the Royal and Beautiful Town of Kingston-upon-Hull.

      The Printing Office; Hull. George Ferraby; London. J. Wilford., York 1735 - pp. (iv), xi, (iii), 201, (vii) of index and advert, (xxv) of addenda, (ii) of subscribers. Frontis, 5 plates.8vo. Full C19th calf, hinges very slightly rubbed, spine with gilt decoration. With the bookplates of Joseph Turner and Leslie Powell. In a cloth box, spine faded with leather label. Boyne p157 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Alex Alec-Smith ABA ILAB PBFA]
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        Ein Theil des Hundsrucks mit den angraenzenden Maynz- u. Trierischen Laendern in IV Sectionen Worinnen die Marche u. Lager der Kayserl. u. Reichs-Armee unter Comando des Herrn General-Feld-Zeug-M. Grafen von Seckendorf von Mayntz uber den Hundsruck nach der Mosel gegen Trier u. das Luxenburgische A. 1735. vom M. Oct. biss zuer folgten Stillstand angezeiget. Mit Vorwissen hochged. Ihro Hochgr. Excell. aus Dero Cantzley comunicirt, u. in Verlag gegeben an die Homaennnisch. Erben C. Privil. S.C.M.':.

      - kolorierter Kupferstich b. Homann Erben in Nürnberg, dat. 1735, 32,5 x 175,5 Sandler, Johann Baptista Homann, Die Homännischen Erben, Matthäus Seutter und Ihre Landkarten, S. 127, Nr. 44. - Kupferstich-Karte von 4 Platten gedruckt. - Zeigt den Hunsrück zwischen Trier und Mainz mit Einzeichnungen von Truppenstellungen im Jahre 1735. - Unten rechts Titelkartusche. - Am unteren und oberen Rand Erklärungen.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Norbert Haas]
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        Kupferstich- Karte, b. R. u. I. Ottens, "Theatre de la Guerre le Bannat de Temeswar .".

      - mit altem Flächenkolorit, um 1735, 48,7 x 51,5 Koemann Bd. 3, S. 87 ff. Catalogue Maps of Ottens, Nr. 207. - Mit einem Plan von Temesvar links unten ( 13,5 x 15,5 ). Schöne Umgebungskarte von Temeschburg mit der Donau zwischen Peterwardein und Widdin im Süden. - Der untere Rand außerhalb der Darstellung wurde restauriert.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        A New Mapp of the Kingdom of England, A New Mapp of the Kingdom of England,

      Printed and Sold by Robert Sayer Map and Print Seller over against St. Dunstans Church in Fleet Street, & Tho. Bowles Map & Print Seller, next to the Chapter house in St. Paul's, Church Yard, 1735 [but c.1760]., London, - The definitive edition of Chrostopher Browne's monumental wall map of England and Wales Large engraved wall map, dissected and mounted on linen, elaborate title cartouche upper right, the explanation to map lower right, slightly age-toned. Christopher Browne's monumental wall map of England and Wales.Christopher Browne (fl.1688-1712) was apprenticed to Robert Walton and after his death in 1688 took over his stock. He was not prolific with his production and all material associated with him is scarce. The largest item we know of is this wall map on 15 sheets. The map was first issued by Browne in 1700. The work is hugely detailed depicting cities, town, villages, gentlemen's seats; roads (according to Ogilby) are marked with distances; as are the boundaries of the Anglo-Saxon Heptarchy, counties, dioceses, and judges' circuits. To the sea crossed swords and a small banner give the location and date of significant naval battles. The map would prove to be hugely popular being reproduced several times throughout the first half of the eighteenth century. Several examples are known with both his St Paul's address and that of the Royal Exchange. After 1712 the plates past to Philip Overton and Thomas Bowles. The present map is an example of the final printing of around 1760, by Robert Sayer and Thomas Bowles. 1660 by 1660mm. (65.25 by 65.25 inches). Shirley Browne 2 state 7. Ownership label of Chevalier de Fleurieu (1738â€"1810) who was a French explorer, hydrographer and politician. He was Minister of the Navy under Louis XVI, and a member of the Institut de France, as well as the brother of the botanist Marc Antoine Louis Claret de la Tourette.

      [Bookseller: Daniel Crouch Rare Books LLP]
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        AN ESSAY ON MAN In Epistles to a Friend. Epistle I, II, III and IV.

      London: Printed for J. Wilford, at the Three Flower-de-luces, behind the Chapter-house, St. Pauls., 1735. Epistle I: stated 2nd edition on title page. [iv], 17 pages, [i] blank. One instance of neat marginalia on page [1]. Epistle II: first edition, first issue. 18 pages of text. Lacks half-title. Epistle III: first edition, first issue. [ii], 20 pages of text. Includes half-title (pages [i-ii]; minor cup ring staining to half title. Epistle IV: first edition, first issue. [iv], 18 pages of text, followed by [i] advertisement. Includes contents page. Page 17 incorrectly numbered 71. Small stain to margin of two pages. Hardcover: circa 1970 marbled-paper covered boards, with maroon leather spine label. Very attractive, and in excellent condition with only minimal shelfwear. Page height: 12+7/8 inches. Pages undulate (are not flat) somewhat, not from exposure to moisture. Alexander Pope (1688-1744).. Second edition. Hardcover. Very good+ condition. Folio.

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        The Life of Mr. Hugh Binning Fometime Minifter of the Gofpel at Govan

      R. Flemming, Edinburgh 1735 - Brown calf normal wear, edges rubbed, binding tight. stains to fep. foredge, foxing .Clearly proved and fingerly improved: or, A Practical Catechism. The Life of the Author. To the Reader, Christian Reader, Patrick Gillefpie xxiii 641 pgs. Rare OCLC finds 4 copies. Scottish Sermons of the 17th century. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Historia del Regno di Napoli...divisa in XX libri, nella quale si raccontano i successi di guerra e di pace, non solamente nel Regno di Napoli, ma anco in quello di Sicilia, Ducato di Milano, Firenze, e Stato di Santa Chiesa, corretta ed accresciuta...e colla Vita dell' Autore.

      Costanzo, Angelo. Napoli, Francesco Ricciardo, 1735. Historia del Regno di Napoli...divisa in XX libri, nella quale si raccontano i successi di guerra e di pace, non solamente nel Regno di Napoli, ma anco in quello di Sicilia, Ducato di Milano, Firenze, e Stato di Santa Chiesa, corretta ed accresciuta...e colla Vita dell' Autore. In - 4°, m. pelle ottocentesca. (32), 520 pp. Esemplare intonso, carta con le consuete lievi arrossature in alcune pagina, peraltro ben conservato. Lozzi, 5095. Uff. Mob. 2.

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        Geistliche Betrachtungen auf alle Tag in der Fasten Oder: anmuthig-beweglich-geistliche Unterhaltungen von dem Leyden und Tod Jesu Christ von A. R. P. J.Crasset Andachts- und Gebetbuch

      Johann Conrad Peetz und Bader, Regensburg 1735 - 294 seiten. Ledereinband. sehr sehr sehr starke gebrauchsspuren, einband an den kanten bestoßen,teils beschädigt,am buchrücken oben und unten beschädigt, wurmstichig,seiten sehr sehr stark gebrauchsspurig, fleckig,schmutzig,widmung auf dem vorsatz 1880. "die 24. geistige unterhaltung für den donnerstag in der 3.fasten-wochen. jesus wird zu herodes verwisen. 25. herodes schickt jesus zurück zu pilato, 26. jesus wird mit barrabas verglichen und demselben nachgesetzt, 27. wie die christen jesum christentum verachten,28.von der geißlung jesu christi, 29.von der dörnernen krönung, 30.von dem üblen verfahren welches die soldaten mit jesus christo verbracht, 31.pilatus stellet jesum dem volck vor, sprechend, sehet den menschen, 32.jesus christus wird zum tode verurtheilet, 33.von den schmerzen der seeligsten mutter gottes, als sie ihren sohn mit dornen gecrönet gesehen, 34. jesus trägt sein kruez, 35. jesus wird an das kreuz geschlagen, 36.jesus an dem creutz gespottet und gehöhnet, 37.jesus bitte für seinen feind, 38. von der buß des frommen schächers, 39.suche im ersten theil, 40. von dem ersten wort welches jesus am creutz geredet. 41. von dem triumphirlichen einzug des sohn gottes in die stadt jerusalem, 42. von der verlassung jesu christi am creutz, 43. von dem durst jesu christi, 44. über das sechste wort christi am creutz, es ist vollbracht, 45. von dem siebenden wort des heylandes am creutz, in deine hand befehle ich meinen geist, 46. für dne heil. von dem todt unsers heylandes jesu christi, 47. für den heil.char.samstag"auszüge aus dem Buch 450 Gramm. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Lausitzer Buchversand]
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        on Mohammedism, and the conduct of Mohammed. Occasioned by a late learned translation and exposition of the Koran or Al Koran.

      London , J. Roberts, 1735. - 8vo. (2), 54 pp. (wanting half title). (Bound with) II: Henley, John. The Lord, He is God: or, The Atheist Tormented, by Sure Prognosticks of Hell Fire [.]. London, J. Roberts, 1730. 29, (1) pp. (Bound with) III: [Lewis, Thomas. The nature of hell, the reality of hell-fire, and the eternity of hell-torments, explain'd and vindicated. London, J. Hooke & T. Bickerton, 1720]. 38 pp., (2 pp. of ads), wanting 4 pp. of prelimns including the title. (Bound with) IV: [Oakes, Abraham]. The doctrine of hell-torments distinctly and impartially discussed. London, J. Noon, 1738. 72 pp. (Bound with) V: [Fludger, John]. The absolute and proper eternity of hell torments fully proved from scripture, from reason, and from the natural attributes of God. London, T. Gardner, 1739. (2), 36 pp. (Bound with) VI: Phileleutherus Dubliniensis [i.e., Patrick Delany]. Reflections upon polygamy, and the encouragement given to that practice in the scriptures of the Old Testament. London, J. Roberts, 1737. (2), 188 pp. (Bound with) VII: [Booth, George, Earl of Warrington]. Considerations upon the institution of marriage. With some thoughts concerning the force and obligation of the matrimonial contract. Wherein is considered, how far divorces may, or ought to be allowed. London, John Whiston, 1739. VI, 154 pp. (Bound with) VIII: [Clarke, Alured]. An essay towards the character of her late majesty Caroline, queen-consort of Great Britain, &c. London, J. & P. Knapton, 1738. (2), 46 pp. (Bound with) IX: [Hildrop, John]. A letter to a member of Parliament, containing a proposal for bringing in a bill to revise, amend or repeal certain obsolete statutes, commonly called the ten commandments. London, R. Minors, 1738. (2), 61, (1) pp. Contemporary full calf, gilt. Only edition; rare: an apology of Islam and its Prophet, inflenced by the writings of Pococke and Reland, and published a year after George Sale's "Koran", the first English Quran to be translated directly from the Arabic. The anonymous author counts among those "interested in revising 'imposture' theories by recasting Mahomet in a positive, Greco-Roman republican mold - a wise 'Arabian legislator' [.]. [This work,] occasioned by Sale's translation of the Qur'an, suggests that Islam anticipates the Protestant Reformation: Mahomet 'laid the foundations of a general and thorough Reformation, Conversion, and Re-Union in ages to come' (50)" (H. Garcia, Islam and the English Enlightenment, 1670-1840 [2011], p. 256). From the beginning the author cautions that "no disputes ought to be conducted with more temper and moderation than those about religion, but, unluckily, none have been managed with such warmth, bitterness, and inequality" (p. 1); he defends the Prophet against unjust accusations levelled against him by his Christian detractors and closes with the admonition that young British scholars of theology would do well "to apply themselves, among their other exercises, to the study of the oriental tongues, which, upon an impartial survey of the present state of religion, seems to claim much of their attention" (p. 53f.). - Bound with this are eight other English theological works (all first or only editions) concerned with hell-fire and heresies, several written with a decidedly free-thinking slant. Binding severely rubbed and bumped; hinges cracked. Variously browned throughout with occasional staining; contemporary handwritten table of contents on loose flyleaf; second flyleaf clipped with a handwritten title "A Vol. of scarce & curious Tracts" on verso; first title page has 19th century ownership stamp "R. Blackwell". ESTC T91614. Chauvin XI, 680 (note). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        Taurinum Turin

      Augsburg 1735 - Acquaforte, circa 1735. Firmata in lastra in basso a destra ed incisa da Philip Andreas Kilian, da un soggetto di Friedrich Bernard Werner. Bellissima prova, impressa su carta vergata coeva e finemente colorata a mano d’epoca, con margini, leggere ossidazioni e piccole macchie di colore, per il resto in ottimo stato di conservazione. Martin Engelbrecht, incisore ed editore, nasce ad Augsburg nel settembre del 1684. Insieme al fratello minore Christian, anch’egli incisore, si forma all’arte grafica nella bottega di Gabriel Ehinger. Dal 1708 è attivo a Berlino e a Vienna, alle dipendenze di Jeremias Wolff, del quale diventa prima socio, per poi separarsi nel 1711 per intraprendere la propria attività editoriale. Nel 1729 ottenne il suo primo privilegio imperiale per la pubblicazione delle sue opere, rinnovato successivamente nel 1739. Alla morte del fratello, nel 1735, ritorna ad Ausburg dove si dedica prevalentemente all’editoria religiosa, fino al 1756, anno della morte. La sua produzione consta di oltre 5.000 lastre, che denotano una particolare predilezione per le vedute ottiche, immagini devozionali ed ornamentali, oltre alla rare e pregevoli vedute che appartengono prevalentemente al periodo della sua collaborazione con Jeremias Wollf. Splendida e rara veduta. In primo piano, accanto a uno stemma con le armi nobiliari della città, figure allegoriche, sotto legenda bilingue italiana e tedesca. Stampata e pubblicata ad Augsburg. Dimensioni 410 365mm

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        Cerro de Cotopaxi nevado como parecio en la el bentazon que hizo el ano de 1743

      Antonio Marin, Madrid 1735 - View. Uncolored engraving. Image measures 8" x 12.5" Beautiful view or diagram depicting the phenomenon of a rainbow as observed by Jorge Juan and Antonio de Ulloa in Pambamarca, Ecuador during their journey to South America. The view includes three illustrations, including the volcanic eruption of snowy hill of Cotopaxi spewing steam and fire and supposed 'phenomenon' of the rainbow. The writers describe this as: While the hill was shrouded in dense clouds, which with the sunrise dissipated and only the tenuous vapors remained in sight. The opposite side where the sun rose on the same mountain, at a distance, it looked like a mirror represented the image of each of us, and centered on our head, made three concentric Irises. The view is in good condition with minor wear along the folds. Lower left margin includes minor wom holes. From Antonio de Ulloa and Jorge Juan y Sanctilla's "Relacion historica del viage a la America Meridional hecho de orden de S. Mag. para medir algunos grados de meridiano terrestre y venir por ellos en conocimiento de la verdadera figura y magnitud de la tierra, con otras observaciones astronomicas." This particular plan is from Part One, Volume Two, containing "Libro VI: Descripcion de la Provincia de Quito. - Indice de las materias y cosas notables contenidas en esta primera parte". Illustration by Vicente de la Fuente. Antonio de Ulloa (1716-1795) was a Spanish explorer, author, and politician considered one of the best European scientists of his time. He began his research in South America in concert with the French Academy of Sciences and traveled around the continent for ten years. His Relacion Historia del Viaje a la America Meridional, which he published with Jorge Juan y Sanctilla, provided a detailed geography and natural history of the continent. This view is a lovely example of the work they produced.

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        Novum Testamentum Graecum : Ad probatissimorum codicum exempla summa diligentia recognitum versione Latina Benedicti Ariae Montani donatum chartarum ac typorum elegantia magnifice.

      Wittebergae Teubnerus Wittenberg, 1735. 1206 pages+ index pp. Grec and Latin text. With red underlinings, Old name on endpaper. Bound in 2 fine contemporary full calf with raised bands and rich golddecoration and blindtooling to boards.Mirror bindings. With goldprint on spines. Corners bumped, but only minor wear. Første udgave. 17051126

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        Comentarios de la Guerra de España e Historia de su Rey Phelipe V el Animoso desde el principio de su Reynado hasta la Paz General del año 1725.

      Génova, por Matheo Garvizza, s.a. (hacia 1735). Dos volúmenes en 4to.; 3 hs., 349 pp. + 336 pp. Encuadernación uniforme en piel, de la época. Rara edición, impresa probablemente en Sevilla por los genoveses afectos a la causa borbónica, "corregida de los innumerables errores que padecen las otras" y especialmente cuidada en lo que se refiere a la distribución de "fidelidades" erróneas en las anteriores, a partir de la aparición del texto en 1725, generadora de exacerbadas reacciones de una parte de la nobleza aludida y que condujeron a Felipe V al ecuánime gesto de mandarlas retirar.

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        Manuel du minéralogiste; ou sciagraphie du règne minéral, distribuée d'après l'analyse chimique... Mise aujour par M. Ferber... et traduite et augmentée de notes par M. Mongez le Jeune. Nouvelle édition, considérablement augmentée, par J.C. Delamétherie.Paris, Cuchet, 1792. 2 volumes. 8vo. With 2 engraved plates, one folding, and 7 plates extra added. Contemporary olive sheepskin, modern paper sides.

      Moström 293; Ward 179. Enlarged and highly valuable edition of this important mineralogical work. The first edition of the Sciagraphia consisted of 166 pages, and J.C. Delaméthrie provided the enlargements in the present edition. Torbern Olaf Bergman (1735-1784) was a Swedish scholar, and his book provided the first classification of minerals by their composition, and thus based on purely chemical principles. Bergman's analysis also disproved the widely held "saline principle" in crystallization. The two engraved plates belonging to this edition show equipment and crytaline geometry. The first is engraved by Sellier. The 7 numbered plates, which are extra added in this copy, are also engraved by Sellier, after Fossier, and depict minerals.Very good copy, only very slightly foxed, spine of first volume slightly damaged at top and bottom. Interesting copy of a valuable mineralogical work with 7 extra plates.

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        Mediolanum Mayland

      Augsburg 1735 - Acquaforte, circa 1735. Firmata in lastra in basso a destra ed incisa da Philip Andreas Kilian, da un soggetto di Friedrich Bernard Werner. Bellissima prova, impressa su carta vergata coeva e finemente colorata a mano d’epoca, con margini, leggere ossidazioni e piccole macchie di colore, per il resto in ottimo stato di conservazione. Martin Engelbrecht, incisore ed editore, nasce ad Augsburg nel settembre del 1684. Insieme al fratello minore Christian, anch’egli incisore, si forma all’arte grafica nella bottega di Gabriel Ehinger. Dal 1708 è attivo a Berlino e a Vienna, alle dipendenze di Jeremias Wolff, del quale diventa prima socio, per poi separarsi nel 1711 per intraprendere la propria attività editoriale. Nel 1729 ottenne il suo primo privilegio imperiale per la pubblicazione delle sue opere, rinnovato successivamente nel 1739. Alla morte del fratello, nel 1735, ritorna ad Ausburg dove si dedica prevalentemente all’editoria religiosa, fino al 1756, anno della morte. La sua produzione consta di oltre 5.000 lastre, che denotano una particolare predilezione per le vedute ottiche, immagini devozionali ed ornamentali, oltre alla rare e pregevoli vedute che appartengono prevalentemente al periodo della sua collaborazione con Jeremias Wollf. Splendida e rara veduta. In primo piano, accanto a uno stemma con le armi nobiliari della città, figure allegoriche, sotto legenda bilingue italiana e tedesca. Stampata e pubblicata ad Augsburg. Dimensioni 410 365mm

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        Traite de l'opinion, ou memoires pour servir a l'histoire de l'esprit humain. Seconde edition.

      Briasson, 1735. 6 voll., in 16°, p. pelle, ogni vol. è di ca. 600 pp. Tagli rossi. Testatine, capilettera e finaline xilografiche. Il 3° vol. è arricchito da 14 inc. geometriche. I volumi 3° e 4° presentano, al margine di alcune pagine, una macchia di precaria identificazione che non lede il testo. Lievi mende ai dorsi.

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        HISTORIAE AEGYPTI NATURALIS PARS PRIMA. Qua continentur rerum AEgyptiarum libri quatuor. Opus postumum, nunc primum . editum.pars prima. Qua continentur rerum Aegyptiarum libri quatuor. Opus postumum nunc primum . .(TWO VOLUMES).

      Gerard Potuliet, Leiden 1735 - Volume I: RERUM AEGYPTIARUM [xx], 248, (12) pages / Volume II: PLANTIS AEGYPTI.Title page reads: Prosperi Alpini Marosticensis, philosophi, medici &c. Historiæ naturalis Ægypti pars secunda, sive, De plantis Ægypti liber auctus & emendatus. Accedunt tabellæ æneæ LXXVII. plantis summo artificio incisis; ut & Dissertatio ejusdem de laserpitio, & lotoægyptia. Cum observationibus & notis Joannis Veslingii, equitis, in Patavino Gymnasio anatomiæ & pharmaciæ professoris primarii. Accedunt ejusdem Joannis Veslingii Paræneses ad rem herbariam & vindiciæ Opobalsami cum indicibus necessariis, [viii], 306, [24] pages. Latin Text. titles printed in red and black, 72 numbered and 5 unnumbered engraved plates (several folding), occasional moderate spotting, blindstamps on titles and plates, spines rubbed and a little frayed at head, corners knocked, otherwise set in good condition. First collected edition; BLC cites an issue of the same date but with different title pages. ALPINUS, Prosper (1553-1617) was an Italian physician and botanist who graduated from Padua and travelled with the Venetian Consul Giorgio Eno through Greece, Crete, and Egypt from 1580 to 1583. During these three years he worked as a medical advisor and took the opportunity to carry out botanical investigations. First printed in 1591, this work on Egyptian medicine gives the first European recognition of the medicinal value of coffee and introduced banana and Baobab. "De Medicina Aegyptiorum": An important work on the practice of medicine in Egypt. "One of the earliest European studies of non-Western medicine. Alpini's work dealt primarily with contemporary (i.e. Turkish) practices observed during a three-year sojourn in Egypt. These included moxibustion--the production of counter-irritation by placing burning or heated material on the skin--which Alpini introduced into European medicine . Alpini also mentioned coffee for the first time in this work" (Norman). Adams A-802; Cushing A146; Garrison-Morton 6468; Harvard/Mortimer Italian 16; Heirs of Hippocrates 240 (1646 edn.); NLM/Durling 178; Norman 39; Osler 1796; Waller 12509; Wellcome 232. This work combines two of Alpinus’s major contributions from his exploration to Egypt as physician and avid naturalist. Alpinus had received his training in medicine at Padua and eventually became director of the Botanical Garden. His meticulous and copious notes and collections that he made wherever he touched ground during his travels to and in Egypt resulted in a number of publications. This is the third, which deals with botany as well as natural history of animals. Although the botanical information here, the first scientific study of Egyptian plants, was first published in 1592, the present posthumous work has been supplemented with notes and observations of Veslingi. (Pritzel, 113). Johann Vesling, who succeeded Alpinus as director of the botanical gardens at Padua, edited the work with notes and observations and reprinted it with several others, 1638-40. In 1735 it was reissued with the hitherto unpublished work on Egypt. Prospero Alpinus (also known as Prosper Alpini, Prospero Alpinio, and Prosper Alpin) spent three years in Egypt. Bibliographical references: Blackmer 27; Nissen (BBI) 20; not in Nissen (ZBI), cf Hunt 164; Pritzel 113; Gay 1678. Size: Small 4to. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Amusement philosophique sur le langage des bestes. - Angebunden: Ver-vert, ou les voyages du perroquet de Nevres. Poème héroïque. Cinquième édition.

      Paris, Gissey, Bordelet, Ganeau. - Amsterdam, (s.l.) 1739-1735. - 2 Werke in 1 Bd. 16,3x9,3 cm. 2 Bl., 157 S., 3 S.; 2 Bl., 32 S. Ldr.-Bd. der Zeit mit Rückenvergoldung. Bougeant: Erstausgabe. - (Einband an den Kanten bestossen und am Kapital mit kleinemm Abriss. Rückenschild fehlt. Vorsatz mit Notizen von alter Hand. Titelvignette von Gresset grob koloriert). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Seba, Albertus - Shells.

      SCHELPEN: TONNETJES EN HELMSLAKKEN uit de Indopacific en westelijke Atlantische OceaanIn de tijd met de hand gekleurde kopergravures uit de zgn. Thesaurus van Albertus Seba, uitgegeven te Amsterdam tussen 1735-1765.Albertus Seba (1665 - 1736) was een Nederlandse apotheker en verzamelaar. Seba was populair bij zeelieden die in de Amsterdamse haven aanlegden. De door hen meegebrachte exotische planten en dierlijke producten waren de basis voor zijn recepten. Hij ruilde veelal tegen zijn medicijnen en behan-delde de bemanning. Zo kwam Seba aan een enorme verzameling van vogels, slangen, hagedissen, insecten en schelpen. Hij verkocht zijn verzameling in 1725 voor fl. 15.000 aan Peter de Grote en maakt sindsdien onderdeel uit van de Kunstkamer in St. Petersburg. Seba´s Thesaurus was een bijzonder kostbaar werk. Zowel in productie, als in aanschaf. De vele illustraties werden door maar liefst 13 verschillende graveurs in het koper gezet. De Thesaurus vormt een belangrijke registratie van natuurhistorische kennis van het begin van de 18e eeuw en diende zowel als academische leidraad en als decoratieve encyclopedie. Prijs: ?1.350,- (incl. lijst).

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        L’ELOGE DE LA FOLIE composé en forme de Déclamation par. et traduit par Mr. Geudeville. Avec les Notes de Gerard Listre & les belles figures de Holbein. Le tout sur l’Original de l’Academie de Bale. Piéce qui represente au naturel l’Homme tout défigure par la Sotise, lui aprend agréablement à rentrer dans le bon Sens & dans la Raison. Nouvelle edition.

      chez Francois l’Honoré,, Amsterdam, 1735 - in-16, pp. (26), 340, (18), leg. p. pelle coev con tass. e tit. oro al d. Con 6 tavv. xilogr. ripp. e molte altre incis. xilogr. n.t. Doppio antip. inc. in rame con figg. allegoriche e i ritratti d’Erasmo, Tommaso Moro e Hans Holbein. Manca a Graesse, Cohen e Cioranescu che citano altre ediz. Cerniere rinforzate esternamente in tela, bell’esempl. [110]

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        THE OBLIGING HUSBAND, AND IMPERIOUS WIFE; Or, The west-country clothier undone by a peacock. With the pleasant and comical humours of honest Humphry his man.

      London, printed for A. Bettesworth, and C. Hitch at the Red Lyon; J. Osborn at the Golden Ball; J. Hodges; J. Clark, circa 1735.. Made out in several witty and ingenious dialogues; I. Between Mr. Wilmot, a west-country clothier, at Credition in Devonshire, and a gentlewoman of a good fortune in Exeter, and honest Humphrey the clothierÂ’s man; with the intrigues of their courtship. II. Between the clothier, his mistress, her mother, and cousin, &c. about furnishing the house, and celebrating the wedding. III. Between the clothier, his wife, mother, and nurse; with what passÂ’d at her lying-in, christning the child, and gossiping. IV. Between the clothier, his man Humphry, and his creditors; he being now grown poor. V. Between the clothier, his man Humphry, two bailiffs, and the goaler. The whole discovering how extravagant wives consume their husbandÂ’s estates, and bring them to ruin and destruction. EDITION UNKNOWN, circa 1735, Circa 1735, 12mo, approximately 135 x 75 mm, 5½ x 3¼ inches, woodcut frontispiece with 3 separate images, publisher's adverts on reverse, pages: (4), 5-117, (1), half-title with longitudinal title placed at the end of the volume, some minor errors of pagination, LACKING LEAVES C6 AND 7, pages 59-62 now supplied in good facsimiles on old paper, bound in when the book was rebound, E11 verso, page [118] contains publisher adverts, E12 is possibly the half-title, otherwise it is a missing blank, bound in full modern calf, black ruled border to covers, raised bands to spine, tiny blind ornament in compartments, gilt lettered red morocco label, new endpapers. Pale age-browning to contents, fore-edge margin to A3, A7, and B2 trimmed off, no loss, B5 and C8 slightly chipped at fore-edge, repaired with no loss of text, some corners dog-eared at tip, small ink blot obscures one word on the facsimile page 61, minute hole in text on D5, with partial loss of 'She' on verso, small chip to margin of E10 and E11, 4 tiny holes to half-title and a small chip to fore-edge. A good copy of a scarce printing. First published 1717 or earlier in reduced format, reprinted by Anne Gifford in 1722 with the same number of pages, but without the frontispiece (ESTC T178046). The printer publisher of our copy Arthur Bettesworth (d. 1739) was in business at The Red Lion, Paternoster Row from about 1711. From 1735 until his death he was in partnership with his son-in-law Charles Hitch (Osborne Catalogue I, page 465). This Bettesworth edition not recorded in ESTC, Copac or Worldcat. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        Allgemeine Historie der Reisen zu Wasser und zu Lande oder Sammlung aller Reisebeschreibungen. Neunter (9.) Band, welcher des Don Georg Juan und des Don Antonio de Ulloa Reise nach Süd-America, aus dem Spanischen übersetzet, in sich fasset.

      EA ca 25x21 cm (20) 656 (28) Seiten mit 37 Kupfertafeln bzw. -Karten Pergamenteinband d. Zt. mit Rückentitel (Einband etwas fleckig, mehrere Tafeln am oberen rechten Rand mit leichtem Feuchtigkeitsrand [meist nur im weißen Rand] sonst gutes Exemplar) Beschreibt die 1735 bis 1745 dauernde Reise des Spaniers Don Antonio de Ulloa nach Panama, Peru und Chile ["Reise nach dem Königreiche Peru"], während derer wichtige geographische und geologische Vermessungen getätigt, sowie eine Fülle von landeskundlichen Eindrücken gesammelt wurden. Eine der wenigen, aktuellen Berichte [zur damaligen Zeit], die in dieser Reihe erschienen sind. Erste deutsche Ausgabe, die spanische EA erschien 1748.

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        LE COURS DU PO

      Corso del Po 1735 - Carta geografica del corso del Po' in 5 fogli, applicati su tela a stacchi. Leggera ossidatura, coloritura coeva.Bibliografia: Arrigoni-Bertarelli, n. 626 mm 435x2390

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        Modern entries, in English: being a select collection of pleadings in the courts of King's Bench, Common Pleas and Exchequer: (viz.) declarations, pleas in abatement and in bar, replications, rejoinders, [etc.] Translated from the most authentic books, but chiefly from Lutwich's, Saunders's, Ventris's, Salkeld's, and the Modern Reports; and from other cases lately tried and adjudged, and wherein writs of error have been brought, and judgments affirmed: together with readings and observations [etc.] [with second volume:] Modern entries, in English: being a choice collection [etc.]

      London: [vol. I:] In the Savoy: printed for Tho. Woodward, at the Half-Moon between the Temple-Gates, J. Shuckburgh, at the Sun, near the Inner Temple-Gates, both in Fleet-street; and J. Stagg, in Westminster-Hall, 1741. [vol. II:] In the Savoy: printed by E. and R. Nutt, and R. Gosling, (assigns of Edw. Sayer, Esq;) for R. Gosling, at the Crown and Mitre, over-against Fetter lane in Fleet street. M DCC XXXV. [1735], 1735. Book. Fair. Leather. Description: Two volumes, folio (12¾ × 8½ in): [36], 508, [24] p. (page numbers 493-508 in brackets); [4], 316, p. 317-330 f., 331-338 p., 339-428 f., 353-503, [40], [37] p. (folio numbers 353-428 in brackets). Early calf. · Register: 2º: [A]² a² [a]-[b]² ²a² b-e² B-6I² *6K-N² ²5K-L² 6M-P²; [A]² B² ²B² C-6T² ²4X-5E² ²5F1 ²5G-M² ²6N1 ²6O-T² 6U-Z² a-f² [a]-[c]² [d]1. · Condition: Volume I: joints cracked, corners worn, some scuffs and stains. Volume II: top board detached, back and bottom board scorched, leather defective, leaves of second half of book water stained, sm. hole in 4U2, affecting a few letters; still useable. · Comments: Married set, first volume from second issue, second volume from first issue. The first volume was first published in 1734 and the second in 1735; both were reissued with a new title-page in 1741. ESTC locates only two copies with the 1741 title-page, which changed the name of the publisher from Gosling (who died January 4, 1741) to Woodward, Shuckburgh, and Stagg. The volumes offered here each contain a different four-page list of subscribers. In the second volume, the tables are bound at the rear. The first volume covers "Abatement," "Account," "Audita Querela," and "Action on the Case"; the second volume covers "Covenant," "Debt," "Detinue," and "Prohibition." A third volume on "Quare Impedit" and the rights of patrons was issued in 1737; according to Worrall, it was also sold separately. From the prefaces to the first and second volumes, it seems that publishers had intended that quare impedit would be included, but the length of the title and related matters precluded that. The third volume originally intended to cover replevin, trespass, and waste and general entries, but no such volume was ever published. It is not merely a book of forms, but also a legal abridgment bringing Rolle up to date to the extent not covered by D'Anvers, as well as containing an index to the other books of entries. · Title continued: First volume: "... &c. demurrers, issues, verdicts, judgments, forms of continuances, discontinuances, and other entries, and of entering judgments, &c. in all personal actions: and also all kinds of writs original and judicial." ... "on the several cases in the reports, as well relating to the precedents herein, as to all other cases incident to each particular title; and the same abridg'd and disposed in a methodical order. To which are added references to all the other entries in the books. With three distinct tables, one of the precedents, the second of the cases abridg'd, and the third of the names of the cases. By a gentleman of the Inner Temple." Second volume: "... of pleadings in the courts of King's Bench, Common Pleas and Exchequer, in the several actions of covenant, debt, detinue, and prohibition. From the most authentick books, but chiefly from Lutwich's, Saunders's, Ventris's, Salkeld's, and the Modern Reports; and from other cases lately tried and adjudged, and wherein writs of error have been brought, and judgments affirmed: together with readings and observations on the several cases in the reports, as well relating to the precedents herein, as to all other cases incident to each particular title; and the same abridg'd and disposed in a methodical order. And under the head of judgments in debt is set forth the practice in proceedings on writs of error. To which are added references to all the other entries in the books. With three distinct tables, one of the precedents, the second of the cases abridg'd, and the third of the names of the cases. Vol. II. By a barrister of the Inner Temple." · References: Johnson 140 (3 copies); Worrall 191; S&M 1:273 (100); Holdsworth, HEL 12:355, 358; ESTC T221302 (1741 title-page), T97048 (1734[-1735] title-page)..

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        HUNSRÜCK. - Karte., Ein Theil des Hundsrucks mit den angraenzenden Maynz- u. Trierischen Laendern in IV Sectionen".

      Altkol. Kupferstich in vier Teilen bei Homann Erben, 1735, je ca. 32,5 x 42 cm (Gesamtgröße 32,5 x 175 cm). Die große Hunsrückkarte zeigt das Gebiet von Trier, Trarbach, Hochwald, Soonwald, Bingen und Mainz mit den kleinsten Dörfern und Weiler. - Mit Einzeichnung der Lager der kaiserlichen Reichsarmee 1735. - Schönes altes Flächenkolorit, breitrandig und gut erhalten. Rheinland-Pfalz - Saarland, Hunsrück, Landkarten

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        OPERE CON LE CONTROVERSIE SOPRA LA GERUSALEMEM LIBERATA

      STEFANO MONTI, 1735. ITALIANO 12 Opera non completa,presenti i volumi dal n.I al n.XII,esclusi il II e VI.Al primo volume presente all'antiporta una magnifica xilografia,mentre al frontespizio dei dieci volumi è presente una marca tipografica.I capilettera presentano bei decori.Le pagine e tagli con tracce di muffa e aloni di lievi macchie.Vendibili anche singolarmente USATO

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        A Natural History of English Insects; Illustrated with a Hundred Copper Plates, Curiously Engraven from the Life, and exactly Coloured by the Author To which are added, Large Notes, and many Curious Observations. By W. Derham

      Printed for W. Innys and R. Manby, London 1735 - [14], [1]-26, [2 index], [100], engraved title vignette, 100 hand-coloured, engraved plates. . HB. 4to, later vellum, ornamental gilt borders and spine, minor chipping to spine labels, light soiling; all edges tinted red, marbled endpapers, some surface damage to front endpaper where a book-plate has been removed. Very occasional light foxing and offsetting. A beautifully preserved copy. The colouring in this copy is more subtle and 'life-like' than is often the case. This copy bears the author's signature to the title-page, 'Eleazar Albin', neatly inscribed above the engraved coat of arms, and its presence may indicate the author had coloured the vibrant plates himself. Albin's manuscript signature authenticated by comparison with relevant original documents at the Natural History Museum, London. 4th edition. The attractive plates illustrate mostly butterflies and moths and their larvae on food-plants. A few plates illustrate other insects. This edition contains the same sheets as the second edition except the type in the text relating to plates I to XXIV has been reset without alteration. Derham's dedication, preface and notes are bound between the list of subscribers and the text. According to Lisney, 'of the five editions of the 'Natural History of English Insects, those published in 1731 and 1735 are undoubtedly much scarcer than the others'.[Lisney: 122]Eleazar Albin (fl.1690-1742) was a naturalist and watercolour painter, the first of the great entomological book illustrators of the 18th century. Very little is known of his early life, he may have been born somewhere in the German states to a family named Weiss. By 1708 he had adopted the surname Albin, had married, and was living in or near the parish of St James's, Piccadilly. Around 1709-10 Albin met Mary, dowager duchess of Beaufort, a keen botanist who encouraged him to begin work on a natural history of insects. The first plates were engraved in 1713 and work proceeded apace until the onset of financial difficulties caused by the death of his patroness in January 1715. Although Albin had by this time already issued Proposals for Printing by Subscription ‘A Natural History of English Insects’ ([1714?]) from his premises, ‘next the Green Man near Maggots Brew House’ (Bristowe, ‘Life’, 82) in Golden Square, subscriptions were slow to come in and as a result the work was not finally published until 1720. Ultimately attracting 170 subscribers, 'A Natural History of English Insects' contained 100 copper plates which were hand-coloured by the author on request. Albin stressed that the insects depicted were copied ‘exactly after the Life’ as he had ‘observed it as a great Fault of those who have gone before me in this Way, that they either did not look often enough at their Pattern, or affected to make the Picture outdo Nature’.'Natural History of English Insects’ is one of the finest British Lepidoptera books, the first to show British butterflies and moths in lifelike poses and full colour (Aurelian Legacy pp.109-110). It is a sumptuous, lavishly illustrated with exquisitely coloured plates intended for the enjoyment and delight of natural history enthusiasts, and for display in aristocratic libraries. Albin further published 'A Natural History of Birds' (3 vols, 1731–8), 'A Natural History of Spiders' (1736), and illustrated (and possibly wrote) 'A Natural History of English Song-Birds' (1737). (ODNB). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Cerro de Cotopaxi nevado como parecio en la el bentazon que hizo el ano de 1743.

      Madrid: Antonio Marin, 1735. unbound. Vicente de la Fuente. View. Uncolored engraving. Image measures 8" x 12.5". Beautiful view or diagram depicting the phenomenon of a rainbow as observed by Jorge Juan and Antonio de Ulloa in Pambamarca, Ecuador during their journey to South America. The view includes three illustrations, including the volcanic eruption of snowy hill of Cotopaxi spewing steam and fire and supposed 'phenomenon' of the rainbow. The writers describe this as: While the hill was shrouded in dense clouds, which with the sunrise dissipated and only the tenuous vapors remained in sight. The opposite side where the sun rose on the same mountain, at a distance, it looked like a mirror represented the image of each of us, and centered on our head, made three concentric Irises. The view is in good condition with minor wear along the folds. Lower left margin includes minor wom holes. From Antonio de Ulloa and Jorge Juan y Sanctilla's "Relacion historica del viage a la America Meridional hecho de orden de S. Mag. para medir algunos grados de meridiano terrestre y venir por ellos en conocimiento de la verdadera figura y magnitud de la tierra, con otras observaciones astronomicas..." This particular plan is from Part One, Volume Two, containing "Libro VI: Descripcion de la Provincia de Quito... - Indice de las materias y cosas notables contenidas en esta primera parte". Illustration by Vicente de la Fuente. Antonio de Ulloa (1716-1795) was a Spanish explorer, author, and politician considered one of the best European scientists of his time. He began his research in South America in concert with the French Academy of Sciences and traveled around the continent for ten years. His Relacion Historia del Viaje a la America Meridional, which he published with Jorge Juan y Sanctilla, provided a detailed geography and natural history of the continent. This view is a lovely example of the work they produced.

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        Some Fruits of Solitude, in Reflections and Maxims Relating to the Con

      1735 - [PENN, WILLIAM]. Some Fruits of Solitude, in Reflections and Maxims Relating to the Conduct of Human Life. The Seventh Edition. London: Luke Hinde, [1735?]. 12mo. [16], 158, [12], 111, [3] p. Modern calf-backed marbled paper-covered boards, skillfully executed in period style. A few very tiny chips at fore-edge of first and last leaves, else near fine. Two parts in one. ESTC T139394. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Alsatia Superior Et Inferior III. Tabulis Delineata cum Finitimis Episcopatibus, Ducatibus, Principatibus, Et Marchionatibus, Abbatiis Comitatibus, Urbibus, olim Imperialibus et aliis Civitatibus exhibita Per Iaques Michal, Capitaneum Et Ingenieur, sculpta á Matthaeo Seuttero, Chalcographo August.':.

      - Altkolorierter Kupferstich mit ornamentaler Bordüre v. Matthäus Seutter n. Jacques Michal b. Matthäus Seutter in Augsburg, 1735, 60 x 175,5 Sandler, Johann Baptista Homann, Die Homännischen Erben, Matthäus Seutter und Ihre Landkarten, S. 12, Nr. 359-361. - Zeigt den Rheinlauf von Grenzach-Wyhlen bis Karlsruhe mit den beidseitigen Ufern. - Oben rechts große Titelkartusche mit Erklärungen. - Oben links Meilenzeiger mit Putte. - In der Karte 2 Kompasse und Wappen. - Die größeren Städte mit Befestigungsplänen. - Großformatige imposante Kupferstich-Karte von 3 Platten gedruckt.

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        A Natural History of English Insects; Illustrated with a Hundred Copper Plates, Curiously Engraven from the Life, and exactly Coloured by the AuthorÂ…To which are added, Large Notes, and many Curious Observations. By W. Derham

      London: Printed for W. Innys and R. Manby, 1735. [14], [1]-26, [2 index], [100], engraved title vignette, 100 hand-coloured, engraved plates. . HB. 4to, later vellum, ornamental gilt borders and spine, minor chipping to spine labels, light soiling; all edges tinted red, marbled endpapers, some surface damage to front endpaper where a book-plate has been removed. Very occasional light foxing and offsetting. A beautifully preserved copy. The colouring in this copy is more subtle and 'life-like' than is often the case. This copy bears the author's signature to the title-page, 'Eleazar Albin', neatly inscribed above the engraved coat of arms, and its presence may indicate the author had coloured the vibrant plates himself. Albin's manuscript signature authenticated by comparison with relevant original documents at the Natural History Museum, London.. 4th edition. The attractive plates illustrate mostly butterflies and moths and their larvae on food-plants. A few plates illustrate other insects. This edition contains the same sheets as the second edition except the type in the text relating to plates I to XXIV has been reset without alteration. Derham's dedication, preface and notes are bound between the list of subscribers and the text. According to Lisney, 'of the five editions of the 'Natural History of English Insects, those published in 1731 and 1735 are undoubtedly much scarcer than the others'.[Lisney: 122]Eleazar Albin (fl.1690-1742) was a naturalist and watercolour painter, the first of the great entomological book illustrators of the 18th century. Very little is known of his early life, he may have been born somewhere in the German states to a family named Weiss. By 1708 he had adopted the surname Albin, had married, and was living in or near the parish of St James's, Piccadilly. Around 1709-10 Albin met Mary, dowager duchess of Beaufort, a keen botanist who encouraged him to begin work on a natural history of insects. The first plates were engraved in 1713 and work proceeded apace until the onset of financial difficulties caused by the death of his patroness in January 1715. Although Albin had by this time already issued Proposals for Printing by Subscription ‘A Natural History of English InsectsÂ’ ([1714?]) from his premises, ‘next the Green Man near Maggots Brew HouseÂ’ (Bristowe, ‘LifeÂ’, 82) in Golden Square, subscriptions were slow to come in and as a result the work was not finally published until 1720. Ultimately attracting 170 subscribers, 'A Natural History of English Insects' contained 100 copper plates which were hand-coloured by the author on request. Albin stressed that the insects depicted were copied ‘exactly after the LifeÂ’ as he had ‘observed it as a great Fault of those who have gone before me in this Way, that they either did not look often enough at their Pattern, or affected to make the Picture outdo NatureÂ’.'Natural History of English InsectsÂ’ is one of the finest British Lepidoptera books, the first to show British butterflies and moths in lifelike poses and full colour (Aurelian Legacy pp.109-110). It is a sumptuous, lavishly illustrated with exquisitely coloured plates intended for the enjoyment and delight of natural history enthusiasts, and for display in aristocratic libraries. Albin further published 'A Natural History of Birds' (3 vols, 1731–8), 'A Natural History of Spiders' (1736), and illustrated (and possibly wrote) 'A Natural History of English Song-Birds' (1737). (ODNB).

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        Epitome Graecae palaeographiae et de recta Graeci sermonis pronunciatione dissertatio Rome Jo Marie Salvioni

      

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        Grundriß der Vestung Freiburg mit der umliegenden Gegend nach einm accuraten Frantzösische Original verferdiget. Prospect der Stadt Freiburg in Breisgau.' u. 'Grundriß der Vestung Breisach mit der umliegenden Gegend, nach einem accuraten Frantzösischen Original verfertiget. Prospect der Stadt Breisach im Breisgau.'.

      - altkolorierter Kupferstich von 4 Platten gedruckt b. Adam Jonathan Felseckers Erben in Nürnberg, um 1735, 43,5 x 75,5 Nicht bei Schefold. Druglin und Kat. Halle. - Im oberen Teil des Blattes Umgebungskarte von Breisach und Freiburg in zwei Abteilungen dargestellt. - Beide Städte mit großen Befestigungsplänen und Einzeichnungen der Orte (mit kleinen Ansichten) Merdingen, Ihringen, Rimsingen, Muntzingen, Tiengen, Merzhausen, Wittnau, Ebringen, Scherzingen, Umkirch etc. sowie Neuf-Brisach mit Befestigungsplan. - Darunter Gesamtansichten von Breisach und Freiburg. - Sehr seltener Nürnberger Einblattdruck.

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        Sportsman's Dictionary or, The Gentleman's Companion In all Rural Recreations With full and particular Instructions for Hawking, Hunting, Fowling, Setting, Fishing, Racing, Riding, Cocking. With the method of breeding, curing, dieting, and ordering of Horses, Dogs Pigeons, Cocks, & c. [etc.]

      2 no. handsome, leather bound volumes. Presumed original binding. Full vellum: five raised bands; tooled decorations to borders. Exceptional copies of this much-loved book. Bindings are as delightful as contents: minor rubbing and abrasion only. Hinging is A1. Text pages are entirely clean. No foxing or deterioration.

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        A Natural History of English Insects; Illustrated with a Hundred Copper Plates, Curiously Engraven from the Life, and exactly Coloured by the Author...To which are added, Large Notes, and many Curious Observations. By W. Derham

      London: Printed for W. Innys and R. Manby, 1735. [14], [1]-26, [2 index], [100], engraved title vignette, 100 hand-coloured, engraved plates. Hardback. 4to, later vellum, ornamental gilt borders and spine, minor chipping to spine labels, light soiling; all edges tinted red, marbled endpapers, some surface damage to front endpaper where a book-plate has been removed. Very occasional light foxing and offsetting. A beautifully preserved copy. The colouring in this copy is more subtle and 'life-like' than is often the case. This copy bears the author's signature to the title-page, 'Eleazar Albin', neatly inscribed above the engraved coat of arms, and its presence may indicate the author had coloured the vibrant plates himself. Albin's manuscript signature authenticated by comparison with relevant original documents at the Natural History Museum, London. 4th edition. The attractive plates illustrate mostly butterflies and moths and their larvae on food-plants. A few plates illustrate other insects. This edition contains the same sheets as the second edition except the type in the text relating to plates I to XXIV has been reset without alteration. Derham's dedication, preface and notes are bound between the list of subscribers and the text. According to Lisney, 'of the five editions of the 'Natural History of English Insects, those published in 1731 and 1735 are undoubtedly much scarcer than the others'.[Lisney: 122]Eleazar Albin (fl.1690-1742) was a naturalist and watercolour painter, the first of the great entomological book illustrators of the 18th century. Very little is known of his early life, he may have been born somewhere in the German states to a family named Weiss. By 1708 he had adopted the surname Albin, had married, and was living in or near the parish of St James's, Piccadilly. Around 1709-10 Albin met Mary, dowager duchess of Beaufort, a keen botanist who encouraged him to begin work on a natural history of insects. The first plates were engraved in 1713 and work proceeded apace until the onset of financial difficulties caused by the death of his patroness in January 1715. Although Albin had by this time already issued Proposals for Printing by Subscription 'A Natural History of English Insects' ([1714?]) from his premises, 'next the Green Man near Maggots Brew House' (Bristowe, 'Life', 82) in Golden Square, subscriptions were slow to come in and as a result the work was not finally published until 1720. Ultimately attracting 170 subscribers, 'A Natural History of English Insects' contained 100 copper plates which were hand-coloured by the author on request. Albin stressed that the insects depicted were copied 'exactly after the Life' as he had 'observed it as a great Fault of those who have gone before me in this Way, that they either did not look often enough at their Pattern, or affected to make the Picture outdo Nature'.'Natural History of English Insects' is one of the finest British Lepidoptera books, the first to show British butterflies and moths in lifelike poses and full colour (Aurelian Legacy pp.109-110). It is a sumptuous, lavishly illustrated with exquisitely coloured plates intended for the enjoyment and delight of natural history enthusiasts, and for display in aristocratic libraries. Albin further published 'A Natural History of Birds' (3 vols, 1731-8), 'A Natural History of Spiders' (1736), and illustrated (and possibly wrote) 'A Natural History of English Song-Birds' (1737). (ODNB)

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        The chace [chase]. A poem. By William Somervile, Esq

      London Printed for G. Hawkins, and sold by T. Cooper at the Globe in Pater-Noster-Row MDCCXXV [1735] 4to: [12],106,[2]pp, with frontispiece by Scotin after Gravelot of Apollo receiving his lyre and Diana, goddess of the hunt. Contemporary full mottled calf, spine in six compartments gilt, red morocco lettering piece gilt. An excellent, wide-margined copy, collated and complete, expertly recornered, joints skillfully reinforced, head caps rebuilt. Very minor worming to rear end papers and a few adjacent pages, far from any text, with most pages bright and fresh. Printed by William Bowyer, whose records show 750 copies produced. Provenance: engraved armorial bookplate of John West, first Earl De La Warr (1693&1766), to front paste down, and on the front fly leaf the engraved bookplate of the dukes of Gloucester with the order of the garter motto, 'Honi Soit qui Mal Y Pense,' surmounted by a crown. Foxon S562. Near Fine According to the ODNB, Somervile had two major interests, writing poetry and the hunting. Both were united in this, his major work, comprising four books of Miltonic blank verse through which he conveyed the excitement and dangers of the hunt. The poem also traces the history of hunting up to the Norman Conquest and provides all manner of incidental information on kennel design; hare, stag, and otter hunting; the breeding and training of dogs, and dog diseases and bites. It's interesting to speculate on West's association with Somervile, who dedicated this, his major work, to Frederick, prince of Wales. In March,1736, West was sent to Saxe-Gotha to accompany Princess Augusta to England, where she was to become Frederick's consort.

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        La Araucana, primera, segunda y tercera parte. Madrid, Francisco Martinez Abad, 1733. RELIE AVEC (à la suite): 2). SANTISTEVAN OSORIO (Diego de). La Araucana, quarta y quinta parte en que se prosigue y acaba la historia de Alonso de Ercilla, hasta la reduccion del Valle de Arauco, en el Reyno de Chile. Madrid, Francisco Martinez Abad, 1735.

      - 2 ouvrages en 1 volume in-folio. 1). 8ff. 186pp. 9ff. 2). 4ff. 167pp. 5ff. Plein veau blond, dos à nerfs (Reliure anglaise ancienne, charnières fendues). Belle édition à deux colonnes de la première grande épopée américaine. Cet ouvrage d'Alonso de Ercilla y Zuñiga (1533-1594) décrit l'expédition des espagnols contre les indiens Araucanos du Chili et s'appuie sur l'expérience personnelle de l'auteur, qui faisait partie de l'armée espagnole commandée par Garcia Hurtado de Mendoza. La première édition, d'une extrême rareté, avait vu le jour à Madrid en 1569, et fut augmentée en 1578 et 1589 d'une seconde et troisième parties. A la suite de cet ouvrage se trouve relié celui de Diego de Santistevan Osorio qui, sous le titre de "La Araucana, quarta y quinta parte", avait publié à Salamanca en 1598 une continuation du livre de Ercillla. Parfois on trouve réunies (comme c'est ici le cas), ces deux éditions parues chez le même éditeur à deux ans d'intervalle. Charnières fendues. Intérieurement, bon exemplaire. Sabin, 22723 (qui ne mentionne pas l'ouvrage de Santistevan). Palau, 80424. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        [ Recueil de 11 pièces diverses ] Epitre de M. Gresset, écrite de la campagne, au Père *** [ Suivi de : ] La Chartreuse ; Epitre à M.D.D.N. par l'auteur de Ver-Vert, du 17 novembre 1734 [ Suivi de : ] Le Caresme in-promptu. Et le Lutrin vivant. Poëmes par l'auteur de Ver-Vert [ Suivi de : ] Les Ombres. Epitre à M. D. D. N. par l'auteur de Ver-Vert du 21 décembre 1734 [ Suivi de : ] L'Etourneau, ou les Avantures du Sansonet de *** Poëme héroïque [ Suivi de : ] Les Etrennes de la Saint Martin, ou La Guerre des Sceaux. Poème Fou [ Suivi de : ] Epitres Nouvelles du Sr. Rousseau [ Suivi de : ] Onzième Epitre de Mr. Rousseau [ Suivi de : ] Les Dieux Rivaux. Allégorie [ Suivi de : ] Minet ; Poëme [ Suivi de : ] La Muse Normande

      Chez Prault, chez Pierre Marteu etc, 1735. 1 vol. in-12 reliure de l'époque pleine basane maron, dos à 5 nerfs orné, Epitre de M. Gresset, écrite de la campagne, au Père ***, Chez Prault, Paris, 1737, 32 pp. et 1 f. (privilège) [ Suivi de : ] La Chartreuse ; Epitre à M.D.D.N. par l'auteur de Ver-Vert, du 17 novembre 1734, s.l.n.n., 1735, 32 pp. [ Suivi de : ] Le Caresme in-promptu. Et le Lutrin vivant. Poëmes par l'auteur de Ver-Vert, A Amsterdam, 1735, 20 pp. [ Suivi de : ] Les Ombres. Epitre à M. D. D. N. par l'auteur de Ver-Vert du 21 décembre 1734, 1735, 19 pp. [ Suivi de : ] L'Etourneau, ou les Avantures du Sansonet de *** Poëme héroïque, s.l.n.n. [Marteau, Cologne ],1736, 48 pp. [ Suivi de : ] Les Etrennes de la Saint Martin, ou La Guerre des Sceaux. Poème Fou, Amsterdam, 1738, 1 f. (titre), 29 pp. [ Suivi de : ] Epitres Nouvelles du Sr. Rousseau, Chez Rollin Fils, Paris, 1736, 45 pp. et 1 f. blanc [ Suivi de : ] Onzième Epitre de Mr. Rousseau, Chez Prault Père, Paris, 1738, 9 pp. [ Suivi de : ] Les Dieux Rivaux. Allégorie. Amsterdam, 1736, 23 pp. [ Suivi de : ] Minet ; Poëme. A Amsterdam, Au Matou couronné, 1736, 20 pp. [ Suivi de : ] La Muse Normande, A Cologne, chez Pierre Marteau, s.d., 25 pp. Rares recueil de diverses pièces rares, poèmes facétieux ou satiriques, la plupart en édition originale. "L'Etourneau, ou les Avantures du Sansonet", par Denesle, est une imitation de Ver-Vert. La deuxième épitre des "Epitres Nouvelles du Sr. Rousseau" est une violente charge contre Voltaire. L'édition originale des"Etrennes de la Saint Martin, ou La Guerre des Sceaux. Poème Fou" est attribué en partie au Comte de Maurepas par Barbier (Barbier II, 311 ; Conolo, IV, 100). "Minet, Poëme"est l'oeuvre de la femme de lettre rouennaise Louise Levesque, née Cavelier ; la "muse normande" ici présente est l'oeuvre de l'abbé Marie-Pierre Fontaine, curé de Vassonville-sur-Seine. Etat moyen (reliure abîmée avec travaux de vers en plats affectant les deux premiers et les 4 derniers ff., toutes les autres pièces sont en bon état) Français

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        Histoire Generale de Portugal.

      - Paris, Theodore Le Gras (y Tomo II: Rollin, Fils), 1735, 2 tomos, 26 x 21’5 cm., piel de época algo gastada, 16 h. + 783 págs. + 2 mapas plegados = 18 h. + 844 págs. + mapa de Brasil plegado. (El tomo I comprende desde la antigüedad hasta el reinado de Juan II, año 1546; y el II los reinados de D. Sebastián y Felipe II, la guerra contra España y reinado de Juan IV, años 1547 a 1713. Obra rara de la que solo hemos localizado en el Catálogo Colectivo el ejemplar existente en la Real Gran Peña de Madrid). PORTUGAL

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        Delectus scriptorum rerum neapolitanarum qui populorum ac civitatum res antiquas aliasque vario tempore gestas memoriae prodiderunt

      Franciscus Ricciardi, 1735. In 4 (cm 22 x 33), pp. (42) + colonne numerate 986 (pagine 493) con 7 tavole fuori testo la maggior parte ripiegate incise all'acquaforte (3 tavole dedicate a Nola, con veduta panoramica, e all'Agro nolano). Vignetta incisa al frontespizio. Frontespizio in caratteri rosso e nero. Esemplare con diffuse bruniture. Qualche sporadica annotazione manoscritta ai margini bianchi del testo o sottolineatura. Legatura coeva in mezza pergamena con abrasioni della carta ai tagli dei piatti. Contiene Ambrosii Leonis, De agro Nolano deque montibus Vesuvio et Abella; G. Barrius, De Antiquitate et situ Calabriae; Ioanne Iuvene, De Antiquitate et varia Tarentinorum Fortuna; Antonii Galatei; De situ Japygiae liber nec non Urbis Gallipolis descriptio ut et de Villa Laurentii Vallae. Pauli Antonii de Tarsia, Historiarum Cupersanensium; Abbatem Damadenum Tabula aerea maxima... Canusii in Agro Apulorum; Henrici Brencmanni; De Republica Amalphitana. ITA

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