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        Gesamtansicht, flankiert von 2 Allegorien, darüber großer Befestigungsplan, "Trier an der Mosel, die Haupt u. Residentz Statt des dasigen Ertz- Bischoff u. Chur Fürsten. ehemals wegen ihres Alterthums u. herrl. Zustands fast berühmt, .".

      - altkol. Kupferstich b. Seutter in Augsburg, nach 1742, 49 x 57 Im unteren Drittel nicht kolorierte Gesamtansicht ( 12 x 34 cm. ), darüber altkol. der Plan der Stadt Trier. - Ausgabe mit Druckprivileg.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        Des Fürstenthumbs Würtemberg gemein Landrecht,. in vier Theil verfaßt.

      Fol. 16 Bll., 390 S. Mit Wappenholzschnitt a. d. Titel. Schweinsleder d. Zt. mit Rolllen- u. Plattenstempeln und handschriftl. Rücken- und Deckeltitel. Wächter I, 276. Heyd 1742. Zweite Auflage des zweiten württ. Landrechts, erstmals 1567 erschienen. Vorgebunden: Des Fürstenthumbs Würtemberg gemeine Landtsordnungen. Ebenda 1585. 6 Bll., 258 S., 1 Bl. - Einband fleckig. Ecken abgestoßen. 1 Aussengelenk am Kopf ca. 3 cm eingerissen. Schliessen fehlen. Lederbezug an den Innendeckeln etwas gelöst. Vorderer fliegender Vorsatz entfernt. Titel mit grünem Fleck (schlägt auf das f. durch). Die Seiten teils etwas braun- bzw. stockfleckig, teils auch mit Wasserrand am Fuß. Insgesamt jedoch noch ordentliches Exemplar. - Das Württ. Landrecht gehört zu den bedeutendsten Landrechtsreformationen seiner Zeit, hat entscheidend die gesamte territoriale Rechtsentwicklung in Deutschland beeinflußt und zahlreichen späteren Gesetzen als Vorbild gedient (Sauer & Auvermann, 2239, nach Kaspers).

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Müller & Gräff e.K.]
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        ORDENANZAS DE LA REAL AUDIENCIA DE EL PRINCIPADO DE CATALUÑA MANDADAS A IMPRIMIR POR SU MAJESTAD 1742

      Barcelona. 1742. 2h+144Pág+3h. 29x21. Pergamino época. Magnífico ejemplar. Conjunto de las leyes que deben regir la Real Audiencia, en las que se define su formación, composición, dependencias, funcionamiento. Ref 5.6 Biblioteca AD.

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        Die neu-entdeckten Elisäischen Felder, und was sich in denenselben sonderbares zugetragen, als der königlich pohlnische und churfürstliche sächsische General-Lieutenant bey der Infanteriem auch Commendant der Berg-Festung Königstein, Friedr. Wilh. Freyh. v. Kyau und der durch seine Avanturen am Königlichen Preußischen Hofe in der Welt sehr bekandt gewordene geheime Rath und Freyherr Jacob Paul von Gundling, daselbst einander angetroffen, worinnen überaus merckwürdige und sinnreiche Discurse, samt der wahrhaften Lebens-Beschreibung beyder angeführten Personen enthalten.

      3 Tle. (v. 5) in 1 Bd. gr.-8. Tit., 800 S. Mit 3 Titelkpf. u. einigen Vignetten u. Leisten. HLdr. d. Zt. EA. Hayn -Got. II, 247 Faber du Faur II, 1751a Holzm.-Boh. VI, 4703 Jantz 957 - Vom selben Verfasser der "Gespräche im Reiche derer Todten". "Stellenweise derb und frei. Selten vollständig." (Hayn-Got.). "A large reservoir of jokes and anecdotes in coarse yet courtly fotm, often discreetly ribald, some not without delicacy. Kyau played an important role to the very end." (Faber du Faur). Das Werk wurde mit einem 4. u. 5. Teil bis 1742 fortgesetzt. Fassmann (1683-1744) wurde von König Friedrich Wilhelm 1726 als Zeitungsreferent in sein sog. Tabakskollegium berufen. Dort unterhielt er als Spaßmacher und "Neuigkeitserzähler" neben Paul Grundling den König u. seine Gesellschaft. Fassmann karikiert in amüsanten, detallierten Schilderungen die Äußerlichkeiten des Lebens und der Personen am Königshof. Erst Ranke u. Droysen korrigierten das bis dahin durch Fassmann vorgestellte negative Bild von Friedrich Wilhelm I. (vgl. ADB VI, 580f.)

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        Heilige Betrachtungen über die Sonn- und Fest-Tags Evangelia durchs ganze Jahr. 2 Bände in einem

      Werth Hoch-Fürstl. Hof-Buchdruckerei, Ploen, 1742/43.XXXII/800/810 S./9 Blatt., original Leder. (bst./durchgehend etwas fl./NaV.) Erster Theil, Darin die Evangelia von dem ersten Advents Sonntage bis den Sonntag Fraudi abgehandelt werden. Anderer Theil, darin die Evangelia von dem ersten Pfingst-Feyer-Tage bis den XXV. Sonntage nach dem Fest der heiligen Dreyeinigkeit abgehandelt werden. Solchen ist die Khar-Freytags-Predigt beygefügt. Mit nöthigem Kalender. Hanssen war Hoch-Fürstl. Schleswig-Holsteinischer Consistorial-Rath, Superintendent und Hf-Prediger

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        Kupferstich - Karte, v. Tob. Con. Lotter b. M. Seutter, "Recens et Accurata Designatio Episcopatus Paderbornensis .".

      - mit altem Flächenkolorit, nach 1742, 49 x 54.5 Sandler, S. 9 ( Nr. 112 ). - Schöne Karte des Bistums Paderborn. Unten rechts große und dek. Kartusche m. fig. Staff., unten links große Textkartusche. Am oberen Rand panoramaartige Gesamtansicht v. Paderborn ( 8 x 38 cm.) - Tadellos.

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        An exact Plan of Prague with the particular Dispositions of ye French and Austrian Armies in ye present SIEGE, with ye Retrenchments made by ye Marshals de Broglio and de Belleisle for its defence. Taken by M. de Broglio's Chief Engineer, and sent to Mr. Donnelly.

      D. Donnelly,, London, 1742 - Prague Engraved map, hand-coloured. Scarce separately published plan of the siege of Prague, published by one D. Donnelly, who cannot be identified with any certainty. The following year he also composed An Exact Account of all that passed at Prague, from the French Army's flight thither after the battle between the King of Prussia and Prince Charles of Lorrain, down to the raising of the siege . by an Engineer in the French Army at Prague. .Publication was announced in the Daily Post (issue 7177) for 6th September 1742, with a rather fuller description of the background,"This Day is publish'd . An accurate Plan of the City of Prague, with its present Fortifications and Retrenchments, (very different from anything yet publish'd) wherein is shewn the Dispositions of the French and Austrian Armies on the 17th of August, O.S. being the Day this Plan was finish'd by Marshal Broglio's chief Engineer. I received the Original Plan Aug. 31, O.S. it having been sent from Prague by way of France; and being satisfy'd that it was genuine, I order'd the Engraver to proceed on it with the utmost Dispatch, for the Satisfaction of the Publick. .".When a rival plan was published, Donnelly extended his advertisement,"And whereas there has been a Plan publish'd under the Sanction of his Excellency the Baron WASNER (as the two Proprietors would have the Publick believe) with a long Detail of seeming Perfections, I take upon me to say they are so far from being so, that there's scarce one thing true, either as the Fortifications rais'd by the French, the Dispositions of the Armies, or the Entrenchments of either, as may appear to any Gentleman who is a Judge, on comparing this Plan with theirs; and some such there are now in Town, who have been lately out on the Spot, ready to testify the same, notwithstanding the ridiculous and ungentlemanly Distinction of truly Austrian and not French." (Daily Post, issue 7193, 24th September, 1742).In the Daily Advertiser (issue 3691) for 17th November, 1742, Donnelly made a further announcement"The Beginning of next Week [Monday 22nd ?] will be publish'd, AN impartial Account of all that pass'd at PRAGUE, . At the same Time will be publish'd, New and accurate Plans of PRAGUE; wherein are laid down the several Works, Batteries, Entrenchments, and Approaches, made by both Parties, which are not, nor could be inserted in the Plans already publish'd, as having been made since. .".The suggestion of revision is pertinent as the three exemplars examined all demonstrate evidence of re-engraving. There is an erasure, possibly starting 'London .' outside the lower border, presumably an earlier imprint; the label 'The Castle' is engraved over a two-line erasure, the second line being '. Camp.'; there is an erasure within the 'The New City', just above that label and 'Dragoons' (just above 'The Retrenchment .') also appears to be over an erasure. Whether these revisions were made at the time of first publication or reflect corrections made in November 1742 is unresolved. 390 by 370mm. (15.25 by 14.5 inches). BL, Maps *27345.(45.); BL, Maps *27326.(29.).

      [Bookseller: Daniel Crouch Rare Books LLP]
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        Theorie der Gartenkunst. Apart Band 1 von 5 Bänden

      Mit einer Titelvignette und 46 Textkupfern, XIV, 229 (3) Seiten, 8, brauner Lederband der Zeit Gutes festes Exemplar. "Christian Cay Lorenz Hirschfeld (1742-1792), deutscher Gartentheoretiker, seit 1773 Professor der Philosophie und schönen Künste an der Christian-Albrechts-Universität in Kiel, bereiste für Gartenstudien Dänemark, Deutschland und die Schweiz und seine "Theorie der Gartenkunst", die in einer deutschen und französischen Ausgabe erschien, verschaffte ihm überregionale Bekanntheit". (Wikipedia)

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        Pacific Ocean Australia Japan America California New Zealand sea chart map

      (MN 33014) "Carte reduite des Mers comprises entre l'Asie et l'Amerique Apelées par les Navigateurs Mer du Sud ou Mer Pacifique" very rarelarge original engraved seachart from 1742 size of sheet: ca.96,5 x64 cm (circa38x25.2 inches) printed on heavy laid paper tiny spots in outside margin very good condition Original! - No Copy! - No Reprint! Prepayment. - The Buyer pays for shipping. Insured and registered shipping worldwide. We combine shipping - if possible

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        VITA CASTRUCCII ANTELMINELLI LUCENSIS DUCIS. Una cum Etrusca Versione Georgii Dati nunc primum vulgata.

      Typis Sebastiani Dominici Cappuri, 1742. Seconda edizione (la prima del 1546). Testo a fronte latino-italiano. Cm.22,6x16. Pg.LXXXIV, 164. Legatura coeva in piena pergamena con titoli manoscritti al dorso ed unghie marcate. Alcuni cartigli decorativi incisi. Con un bel ritratto di Castruccio inciso da Domenico Miserotti fuori testo. Il testo è preceduto da una biografia dell'Autore composta in lingua italiana da Alessandro Pompeo Berti, da una serie cronologica del Castruccio, in latino, e da una prefazione, sempre in latino, del Tegrimi. Esemplare assai fresco, ad ampi margini. > Moreni, II, 387, "A questa edizione vi è premessa la vita del Tegrimi scritta in Toscano dal dotto P.Alessandro Berti della Congregazione della Madre di Dio, e vi sono molte opportune note, le quali sono, giusta l'asserzione del D.Lami nelle "Nov. Lett. Fior." all'anno 1742, num.36, del P.Domenico Mansi poi Arcivescovo di Lucca, il quale ha eziandio tutto il merito di questa elegante edizione" (Domenico Corsi in "Mostra delle opere a stampa e degli autografi di Mons.Giovan Domenico Mansi", Lucca, 1969, pg.23, specifica meglio: "Sono dovuti al Mansi la "Rerum a Castruccio gestarum, ex quo rediit patriam, series chronologica, ex editis, ineditisque monumentis expressa" e i "Veterum scriptorum de Castruccio testimonia", pg.LXIV-LXXVIII (cfr. G.B.Franceschini, "De vita et scriptis J.D.Mansi", pg.57, dove è datato 1742). Inghirami, II, 196. Lozzi, I, 2408, "Raro". Graesse, VII, 46, "E' la più bella edizione di questa interessante vita, prima della traduzione di G. Dati". Codice libreria 129064.

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        Charter Granted by Their Majesties

      1742 - (MASSACHUSETTS ACTS AND LAWS). The Charter Granted by Their Majesties King William and Queen Mary to the Inhabitants of the Province of the Massachusetts-Bay in New-England. WITH: Acts and Laws of His Majesty's Province of the Massachusetts-Bay in New-England. Boston: Samuel Kneeland and Timothy Green, 1742. Folio, modern full dark red calf, raised bands. $4800.Scarce colonial printing of the charter and laws within the Massachusetts Bay province, one of the earliest and subsequently most rebellious of British colonies. Handsomely bound."Considerable mystery surrounds the grant of the charter to the Massachusetts Bay Company in 1629. The enemies of the colony later insisted that it was gotten surreptitiously, and there are some grounds for suspecting that bribery was involved. In any event". its charter was that of a trading company much like that given to the Virginia Company in 1612". Despite legislation and the multiplication of administrative agencies and offices, the colonies were never brought under effective control for any length of time. After 1660, Massachusetts provided a center of resistance". Other colonies likewise opposed efforts at control, but none in this period were so strenuous as Massachusetts". [and] the Massachusetts Bay charter of 1629 was vacated in 1684. The Dominion of New England wiped out the legislatures of the New England colonies and substituted for them a royal governor and council who were given the power to rule without consulting the inhabitants". When Massachusetts got a new charter in 1691, the colony's independence was limited by the addition of a royal governor and royal officials". While, in the strictest sense, no government could exist in the colonies without a grant from the Crown, there did exist in the colonies from the start a concept and a practice which assumed that there was a more basic foundation of society and government than that offered by grants from higher authority". As the colonies grew, there was ever more evidence of growing self-consciousness and of an insistence that the colonies had "˜rights' ". Implicit in these is the assumption that the "˜rights' of Englishmen are inherent rights, not a gift from higher authority" (Jensen, 61-64, 234,184). In addition to representing America's course toward independence, this is an early and scarce imprint with fascinating insights into colonial and British concerns, including relations with Indians, "Free Negroes," laws on taxing and the regulation of militia, as well as those concerning prisons, trials, tradesmen, piracy, sexuality, "misspending money in taverns," adultery, polygamy and many other topics. Copies of the Acts vary in collation, since after each legislative session additional laws were printed and paged continuously with the expectation that they would be bound with the original work. A complete copy can contain anywhere from 333 to more than 550 pages. Here, the final pages-335-337-"contain the last session of the General Court of 1742-43" (Tower 262). The Charter usually appears at the beginning of the 1742 printing, as in this copy; though the Charter and Laws are separate books, they are almost always bound together. Evans 5002; 5003. Tower 262. Sabin 45568; 45673. Babbitt, Hand-List of Legislative Sessions, 193-4. Benedict, Acts and Laws, 151-66. Faint owner signatures to final leaf. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        VITA CASTRUCCII ANTELMINELLI LUCENSIS DUCIS. Una cum Etrusca Versione Georgii Dati nunc primum vulgata.

      Typis Sebastiani Dominici Cappuri, Lucæ 1742 - Seconda edizione (la prima del 1546). Testo a fronte latino-italiano. Cm.22,6x16. Pg.LXXXIV, 164. Legatura coeva in piena pergamena con titoli manoscritti al dorso ed unghie marcate. Alcuni cartigli decorativi incisi. Con un bel ritratto di Castruccio inciso da Domenico Miserotti fuori testo. Il testo è preceduto da una biografia dell'Autore composta in lingua italiana da Alessandro Pompeo Berti, da una serie cronologica del Castruccio, in latino, e da una prefazione, sempre in latino, del Tegrimi. Esemplare assai fresco, ad ampi margini. > Moreni, II, 387, "A questa edizione vi è premessa la vita del Tegrimi scritta in Toscano dal dotto P.Alessandro Berti della Congregazione della Madre di Dio, e vi sono molte opportune note, le quali sono, giusta l'asserzione del D.Lami nelle "Nov. Lett. Fior." all'anno 1742, num.36, del P.Domenico Mansi poi Arcivescovo di Lucca, il quale ha eziandio tutto il merito di questa elegante edizione" (Domenico Corsi in "Mostra delle opere a stampa e degli autografi di Mons.Giovan Domenico Mansi", Lucca, 1969, pg.23, specifica meglio: "Sono dovuti al Mansi la "Rerum a Castruccio gestarum, ex quo rediit patriam, series chronologica, ex editis, ineditisque monumentis expressa" e i "Veterum scriptorum de Castruccio testimonia", pg.LXIV-LXXVIII (cfr. G.B.Franceschini, "De vita et scriptis J.D.Mansi", pg.57, dove è datato 1742). Inghirami, II, 196. Lozzi, I, 2408, "Raro". Graesse, VII, 46, "E' la più bella edizione di questa interessante vita, prima della traduzione di G. Dati". 500 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Abrégé de la Police accompagné de Réflexions sur l Accroissement des Villes

      2. Willebrand entstammte einer in Rostock ansässigen mecklenburgischen Kaufmannsfamilie. Er studierte Rechtswissenschaften an der Universität Halle und wurde 1742 zum Dr. jur. promoviert. Nach ausgedehnten Reisen durch Europa wurde er Advokat in Lübeck und heiratete dort. In Lübeck begann er, sich mit der Geschichte der Hanse zu befassen und kann daher als einer der ganz frühen Hansehistoriker angesehen werden. Aufgrund seiner zu dem dänischen Staatsminister Johann Hartwig Ernst von Bernstorff gesuchten Beziehung wurde er 1755 vom Dänischen König zum Justizrat und Mitglied des Pinnebergischen und Altonaer Oberappellationsgericht sowie des Oberkonsistoriums in Glückstadt ernannt. Dies verpflichtete ihn Wohnsitz in Altona zu nehmen. Als Polizeidirektor von Altona (1757-1767) erbat er sich seinen Abschied aufgrund von Reibungen mit Rat und Bürgerschaft der Stadt. Er wurde nunmehr hauptberuflich Schriftsteller im benachbarten Hamburg. 1775/76 erschien sein Hauptwerk Grundriß einer schönen Stadt, in der er Grundsätze einer zweckmäßigen Stadtanlage und Stadtverwaltung entwickelte. Von den übrigen Arbeiten Willebrands ist zunächst der im J. 1765 verfaßte Abregé de la Police zu nennen, ein Handbuch der Polizeiwissenschaft, welches ihm unter anderen Beifallsbezeugungen auch die Anerkennung der Kaiserin Katharina von Rußland eintrug / RR 32310 1 Kupferstich auf Titelblatt Zustand Papier leicht gebräunt, sonst sehr gut erhalten, beinahe neuwertig Ordentl. Rechnung inkl. MwSt.

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        Cypria tot Schrik van haar bondgenooten, en Redding der gestruikelden; ter eere van de Heelkonst, en tot dienst der Heelkonst.

      Amsterdam: Joannes Gysius, 1742 First edition. 2 volumes. 4to (19,4 x 15,5 cm. (34), 540; (4), 630 pp. Uniform contemporary calf. Gilt spine with five raised bands, morocco letterpieces, and gilt fleurons. Covers decorated with gilt double fillets. Illustrated with a frontispiece and portrait. Very good set. Early work on the venus disease. For a full description and more images please visit: www.zaalbooks.nl .

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        Le gouvernement admirable ou la République des abeilles, et les moyens d’en tirer une grande utilité...

      Chez Thiboust, 1742. 12mo (cm. 16,4), LIV-390 pp. con antiporta fig. e cinque tavv. f.t. più volte rip. Bella legatura coeva in piena pelle con nervi, ricchi fregi e titolo oro al ds. Al centro dei piatti armi di F. Chartraire, conte di Martigny. Tagli rossi. Esemplare in ottimo stato di conservazione. Seconda edizione corretta e considerevolmente aumentata rispetto alla prima, pubblicata nel 1740 a l’Aia. Einaudi, 5292.

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        Kupferstich - Karte, v. Tob. C. Lotter b. M. Seutter, "Nova et accurata Geographica Delineatio Ducatus Teschenensis .".

      - mit altem Flächenkolorit, 1742, 48,5 x 57 Dek. Karte mit 3 ausgemalten Kartuschen u. 1 kol. Gesamtansicht von Teschen unten links. Teschen im Mittelpunkt; Gebiet Ratibor, Bilitz-Biala, Fulnek.

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        Regole numero sei, per isradicare ogni vizio

      1742 - CHIRULLI, Isidoro. Regole numero sei, per isradicare ogni vizio¿- In Napoli MDCCXLII. In 12° leg.perg. parz.staccata. 2 cc.b, 6cc. nn., 300 pagg, 2 cc.nn. Annotazioni di donazione del libro (del Chirulli?) e una ricetta farmaceutica di antica mano sulle prime due carte bianche. Rarissimo. L'arciprete Chirulli è più noto per la sua Istoria Cronologica della Franca Martina e per La Vita di San Martino. Codice libreria MAS020 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Histoire critique de l'établissement de la monarchie française dans les Gaules.

      A Paris Chez Nyon fils 1742 2 vol.,in-4 de 4 ff.n.ch. 47-650, 3ff.,n.ch. 669-1ff.,n.ch., basane mouchetée , dos à nerfs, pieces de titre et de tomaison, mors leg.fendus, coiffes émoussées, tr. rouges. Une carte dépliante. Ou l'on trouve l'esprit de critique philosophique appliqué à l'histoire, et dont l'idée principale a été vivement critiqué par Montesquieu: Dubos soutient, non sans talent, une hypothèse peu probable, celle de l'établissement des Francs dans la Gaule sans conquête.(cf Dezobry et Bachelet t.1 p897). Ex-libris de la Bibliothèque du Marquis de Granges de Surgères. Nouvelle édition, revue, corrigée & augmentée.

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        Stadtplan mit Befestigungsanlagen und Truppenstellungen im Jahre 1742 ('Plan van de Stadten de Beleegering van Praag 1742').

      - Kupferstich v. Theodorus Otten b. Alexander Johnson, dat. 1742, 38 x 47,5 Seltener Plan mit Erklärungen in niederländischer Sprache unten links. - Im Ansichtenhimmel Titelkartusche.

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        1742 1st ed Freemasons & Masonic Rites & Ritual Occult Origins Francs-Macons

      Francfort Sur Le Meyn : Varrentrapp, 1742. - 1742 1st ed Freemasons & Masonic Rites & Ritual Occult Origins Francs-Macons Extremely Rare with None for Sale Worldwide A rare 18th-century first edition of historical notes and articles of Freemasonry including traditions and rites from all over the world. Exceedingly rare with no others for sale worldwide Main author: traditional Title: Histoire Obligations Et Statuts De La Tres Venerable Confraternite Des Francs-Macons : Tirez De Leurs Archives Et Conformes Aux Traditions Les Plus Anciennes; Approuvez De toutes les Grandes Loges & mis au jour pour l'Usage commun des Loges repandues sur la surface de la Terre. Published: Francfort Sur Le Meyn : Varrentrapp, 1742. Language: French Notes & content: • 1st edition • Charming full-page frontispiece • Masonic music – vocal line sheet music • Provenance: o Ex libris: Library of Masonic Occult Sciences in Brussels. “Libraire Maconnique Sciences Occultes: van de Graaf-Dopere” FREE SHIPPING WORLDWIDE Wear: wear as seen in photos Binding: tight and secure leather binding Pages: complete with all 20 + 283 pages; plus indexes, prefaces, and such Publisher: Francfort Sur Le Meyn : Varrentrapp, 1742. Size: ~6in X 4in (15cm x 10cm) FREE SHIPPING WORLDWIDE Shipping: Very Fast. Very Safe. Free Shipping Worldwide. Satisfaction Guarantee: Customer satisfaction is our first priority. Notify us within 7 days of receiving your item and we will offer a full refund guarantee without reservation. $950 Photos available upon request. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Iacobi Bruckeri ... Historia critica philosophiae a mundi incunabulis ad nostram usque aetatem deducta. 2: Historia critica philosophiae ab initiis monarchiae romanae ad repurgatas usque literas periodi secundae. 3: Historia critica philosophiae a Christo nato ad repurgatas usque literas. 4: Historia critica philosophiae a tempore resuscitarum in occidente literarum ad nostra tempora. 5: Historia critica philophiae a tempore resuscitatarum in occidente litteratum ad nostra tempora

      Bern. Christoph. Breitkopf, 1742. -1744. 5 volumi, in 4°, 23 cm, ril. coeva in mezza pelle, titolo in oro su tassello al dorso che è diviso da 4 nervi, piatti marmorizzati, tagli colorati, p. (14), 1357, (35); (8), 1092, (32); (6), 916, (28); (6), 789, (27); (6), 939, (29). Ritratto dell'Autore inciso all'antiporta del 1° volume, marca calcografica (Orso nella foresta con motto: Ipse alimenta sibi) ai frontespizi. Bei finalini silografati, alcune iniziali decorate, alcune tavole incise nel testo. Brunitura omogenea, viraggio della stampa, complessivamente bel esemplare in edizione originale

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        Ragioni della sede apostolica sopra il ducato di Parma e Piacenza

      s.d.t, 1742. 10 parti rilegati in 4 volumi in piena pergamena dell'epoca. Tagli marezzati.Opera assai importante e rara. Questo esemplare contiene una decima parte sconosciuta ai repertori bibliografici e che reca l'indicazione di stampa 1741 (pag. 95) Ottimo esemplare. Rarissimo. Melzi,II,408 (9 parti) Spaducci 1976 (p9 parti)

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        Berlin die Prächtigst. u. maechtigste Hauptstatt deß Churfürstenthums Brandebvurg, auch Residenz des Königes in Preußen und florissanter Handels-Platz ., darüber altkol. Grundriß.

      - kol. Kupferstich b. Seutter in Augsburg, nach 1742, 49,5 x 56,5 Schulz, die ältesten Stadtpläne, Nr. 47 und S. 102 ff., sowie Abb. S. 103; Schultz, Städtpläne, Nr. 74 ( = 2. Zustand mit dem Druckprivileg ) - Die oberen 2/3 des Blattes ausgefüllt durch einen kolorierten Stadtplan ( südorientiert ), der am linken Rand durch eine große Kartusche geschmückt ist ( mit eingearbeiteten Portrait Friedrich Wilhelm I und Erklärungen zum Stadtplan ), darunter eine Gesamtansicht ( nicht koloriert), die die Stadt von Südwesten (n. Haffner) zeigt.

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        Tables of logarithms, for all numbers from 1 to 102100, and for the sines and tangents to every ten seconds of each degree in the quadrant; as also, for the sines of the first 72 minutes to every single second: with other useful and necessary tables

      printed for the author, London 1742 - 4to, pp. [6], 14, [226]; a short preface on mathematical concepts followed by mathematical tables; contemporary full calf recently rebacked to style, gilt title direct on spine, red speckled edges, errata slip tipped in; boards rubbed and bumped, very good. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        L'Histoire Naturelle éclaircie dans deux de ses Parties principales, la Lithologie et la Conchyliologie, dont l'une traite des Pierres et l'autre des Coquillages, Ouvrage dans lequel on trouve une nouvelle Méthode & une Notice critique des principaux Auteurs qui ont écrit sur ces Matiéres

      Finely engraved allegorical frontis. after Boucher (a bit foxed) & 33 finely engraved plates. Title printed in red & black. 4 p.l., 491, [1] pp. Large thick 4to, cont. polished calf (a bit rubbed, very short splits at tops of joints), double gilt fillet round sides, spine richly gilt, red morocco lettering piece on spine, a.e.g. Paris: De Bure l'Aîné, 1742. First edition and a very handsome, large copy. Dézallier (1680-1765), counselor to the King, was one of the leading popularizers of natural history in France during the 18th century. He published descriptions of many notable natural history collections in Paris and the provinces. This work was written for the collector in order to facilitate the identification of shells for the cabinet. It "was very popular with collectors and even Linnaeus utilized it to arrange his shells."-Dance, Shell Collecting. An Illustrated History, pp. 58-59. There is an extensive list of shells, with remarks on rarity and desirability, followed by a discussion of private natural history collections in Paris and Holland, with remarks on the outstanding features of each collections. "A storehouse of information on stones and shells. It remains today a valuable source because it describes many of the famous eighteenth-century natural history collections of Europe."-Kafker, The Encyclopedists as Individuals: A Biographical Dictionary of the Authors of the Encyclopédie, p. 13. Fine copy. The plates are especially well-engraved. Title a little foxed. Old stamp of the Odense Cathedral School Library on title. ? Schuh, Mineralogy & Crystallography: A Biobibliography, 1469 to 1920, 1337-"The 33 engraved plates show mineralogical and conchological subjects…Scarce. An important work on lithology and conchology, including discussions of the contributions of the chief authors on these subjects, and a method of classification for shells, as well as tables in Latin and French.".

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        Chorographia Britanniae or a Set of Maps of all the Counties

      Chubb CLXII. 6 3/4" x 4 1/4". Blind stamped contemporary leather boards rebacked with raised banding and gilt titling. 46 maps and 5 tables engraved by Will.Henry Toms.From the library of Professor Robert Charles Gooding Williams (1921-2013), who, in the early 1960s, was one of the first proponents of a 'tele-university' which, under Prime Minister Harold Wilson and his Minister for the Arts, Jennie Lee, became The Open University in 1969.

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        LE PRATICIEN DES JUGES ET CONSULS, OU TRAITE DE COMMERCE DE TERRE ET DE MER. A L'USAGE DES MARCHANDS, NEGOCIANS, BANQUIERS, AGENS DE CHANGE, & GENS D'AFFAIRES. CONTENANT LA PRATIQUE SUIVIE DANS LES JURIDICTIONS CONSULAIRES, & DANS LES AUTRES TRIBUNAUX OU LES PROCES POUR LE FAIT DU COMMERCE SONT JUGES. NOUVELLE EDITION, AUGMENTEE DE PLUS DE MOITIE.

      A PARIS. CHEZ SAUGRAIN PERE. 1742.IN-4 (20,5 X 26 X 5,5 CENTIMETRES ENVIRON) DE LVI + 722 ET (2) PAGES, RELIURE D'EPOQUE PLEIN VEAU MARBRE, DOS A CINQ NERFS ORNE DE CAISSONS A FLEURONS DORES, TITRE DORE SUR ETIQUETTE MAROQUIN ROUGE, DOUBLE FILET DORE SUR COUPES, TRANCHES ROUGES. PETITS DEFAUTS EXTERIEURS SANS GRAVITE, SINON BON EXEMPLAIRE.

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        Alten und Neuen Testaments, Nach der teutschen Ubersetzung Herrn D. Martin Luthers; Mit kurzen Summarien, und beygefügten richtigen Parallelen: Wobey insonderheit jedes Capitel Durch deutliche Fragen erläutert wird. Als eine bequeme Hand=Schul== und Canzel=Bibel zum nutzlichen Gebrauch also ausgefertiget.

      Altdorf, Zobel, 1742. 19 x 11,5 cm. Titel, 7 Bl., 554 (recte 551) num. Bl., 175 num. Bl., 33 Bl., 120 S. Mit 2 gestoch. Frontispiz, 115 (davon 1 doppelblattgr.) Kupfertafeln. HLdr. d. Zt. mit Goldschnitt. VD18 10242384. - Enthält auch einen \"Sehr nutzlicher und erbaulicher Vierfacher Anhang, In sich haltend: I. Kleine Hand=Bibel in Versen ... II. Biblisches Sprech=Register ... III. Kleiner Catechismus ... IV. Auszug der Augspurgischen Confession\". - Einband beschabt und bestoßen. Titel mit hs. Besitzvermerk, auf dem fliegenden Vorsatz hinten alte hs. Notizen, eine Tafel alt aufgezogen. Versand D: 6,00 EUR Kulturgeschichte, Bibeln, Luther, Martin

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        Essai politique sur le commerce. Nouvelle edition augmentée de Sept Chapitres, & où les lacunes des editions précédentes sont rémplies

      chez François Changuion, 1742. 8vo (cm. 15,2), 8 cc.nn., 404 pp. Frontis. in rosso e nero con vignetta calcografica. Legatura coeva in piena pergamena con fregi e titoli in oro su triplo tassello in pelle al ds. (piccole mancanze ai tasselli). Tagli colorati. Ottimo esemplare. Edizione accresciuta, non comune.

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        Enumeratio Methodica Stirpium Helvetiae indigenarum. Qua Omnium Brevis Descriptio et Synonymia Compendium Virium Medicarm dubiarum declaratio Novarum et Rariorum uberior Historia..

      Engraved vignette on title & 24 finely engraved plates (three are folding). Both titles are printed in red & black. 2 p.l., 424 pp.; 1 p.l., 425-794 pp. Two vols. in one. Thick folio, cont. mottled calf (ends of spine & corners a little worn), single gilt fillet round sides, spine richly gilt, red morocco lettering piece on spine. Göttingen: A. Vanderhoek, 1742. First edition of Haller's first great survey of Swiss flora. A very fine and handsome copy. ? Pritzel 3718. Stafleu & Cowan 2306.

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        Book of Common Prayer

      1742 - BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER. The Book of Common Prayer, And Administration of the Sacraments". London: Thomas Baskett and Robert Baskett, 1742. Folio (measuring 10 by 16 inches), contemporary full paneled black morocco gilt, elaborately gilt decorated spine, raised bands, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. $4800.Impressive 1742 edition of the magisterial Book of Common Prayer, with engraved frontispiece view of St. Paul's Cathedral, elegantly bound in contemporary full paneled morocco-gilt.Born of Thomas Cranmer's desire for liturgical texts upon which all of Europe's Protestant, English-speaking churches could agree, the beautiful and dignified language of the Book of Common Prayer, first issued in 1549, has considerably influenced not only ecclesiastical practice, but has served "as a source of spiritual inspiration". for most Englishmen second only to the Bible" (PMM 75). With engraved frontispiece depicting St. Paul's Cathedral, ornamental woodcut head- and tailpieces and historiated woodcut initials. Bound with a 1744 edition of Sternhold and Hopkins' metrical psalter. Griffiths 1742:1. Occasional light foxing; minor triangular loss to lower edge of first leaf, a blank. A few abrasions to distinguished contemporary morocco, gilt bright. A beautiful volume. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Opera omnia medica et physiologica... Editio quinta accessit vita auctoris a Bartholom. Ramazzino...

      Apud Paulum et Isaacum Vaillant, 1742. Due volumi legati in uno di cm. 22,5, pp. (10) 292; (4) 236 (3). Una figura nel testo e 5 tavole fuori testo (di cui alcune ripiegate). Legatura strettamente coeva in piena pergamena semirigida con nervi passanti. Qualche usuale fioritura, peraltro esemplare in otttimo stato di conservazione. Quinta edizione dell'opera omnia.

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        Descrizione del boschetto del signor Marchese FRANGIPANI nel suo feudo di Nemi. Composta dall'Ab. G.B. Parisotti nella villeggiatura dell'ottobre dell'anno 1742.

      D.F Sartorj, 1742. In 4to (cm. 24,3), bella bross. in carta marm. coeva, pp. XI,(1). Angolo super. est. bianco di tutte le pagg. un po' iscurito per l'umidità , ma lontano dal testo: la carta è tuttora ben consistente. Ottima copia. Il Boschetto si trova a Nemi in cima a un piccolo colle , è in tutto opera dell'uomo e consiste in un sapiente congegno arboreo mirato a catturare il maggior numero possibile di uccelli. Fra i rami si trovano trappole, ami e reti di ogni genere. "Così misto è il finto e il vero che par tutto naturale ..". " Sì son presi in questi intrichi/Coderosse e Pettirossi/E Fringuelli e Beccafichi/Capineri e Capigrossi/ma i più sono Tordi e Merli/Ch'è uno stupor proprio a vederli". Quando il Marchese e gli ospiti hanno catturato uccelli in quantità  li consegnano alla servitù per la cena, infatti nel giardino c'é "fabbricato uno stanzino sol per cocervi la preda". Una sola copia in ICCU. Nel World Cat. una copia in microfilm alla BL. Sconosciuto a tutte le bibliografie venatorie. RARISSIMO. Una più ampia descrizione, anche in inglese è disponibile a richiesta.

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        1742 Psalms of David - Boston

      Bound in leather, covers present, text block intact, text appears complete, some rubbing at edges, good for age. 1742 Psalms of David printed in Boston. Title reads "The Psalms of David, imitated in the language of the new testament, and apply'd to the Christian State and Worship. By I. Watts, the 15th edition. Printed by Rogers and Fowle, for J. Edwards in Cornhill 1742."Great condition considering the age. This is a very rare book and is an excellent collectors item.

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        Heilige Moralien, oder Christliche Sitten-Lehren, aus denen Evangelien und Episteln, auf alle Sonn- und Festtage gezeiget, Darinn der heilige Text, überall von Wort zu Wort, nach dem Sinn des heiligen Geistes, deutlich erkläret, und zum heilsamen Gebrauch, Lehre, Trost und Ermahnung, in der Furcht Gottes angewandt, In der Christlichen Teutschen Gemeine zu S. Petri in Coppenhagen, durch Beystand des heiligen Geistes öffentlich gepredigt / von Johanne Lassenio, weyland der H. Schrift Doct. Prof. Publ. Consist. Assess. und Pastore daselbsten. Diese neue Edition mit Fleiß von allen Druckfehlern gesaubert, in einer neuen Vorrede, und hinzu gefügten gantz umständlichen Register der Nutzen und Gebrauch dieses Wercks gezeiget, durch M. J. G. L.

      Nikolaus Förster. Hannover., 1742 - [9] Bl., 1748 Seiten, [36] Bl. ; 4°. Leder der Zeit, 4 Bünde, 2 intakte Messingschließen an Lederlasche, 3 Messingnieten auf Deckel. Einbände berieben, Ecken bestossen. Schönes Exemlar, fest gebundenes und ohne weitere Mängel. Titelbl. in Rot- und Schwarzdruck, gestochener Frontispiz (Bildnis Lassenius). Herausgeber(in): M. J. G. L. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 2500 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Charter Granted by Their Majesties [With] Acts and Laws, 1742.

      1742. Appealing Copy of the 1742 Acts and Laws of Massachusetts [Massachusetts]. The Charter Granted by Their Majesties King William and Queen Mary, to the Inhabitants of the Province of the Massachusetts-Bay in New-England. Boston: Printed and Sold by Samuel Kneeland and Timothy Green, 1742. 14 pp. [Bound with] The Table [to the Acts] [Boston: Printed and Sold by Samuel Kneeland and Timothy Green, 1742] 28 pp. [And] Acts and Laws of His Majesty's Province of the Massachusetts-Bay in New England. Boston: Printed and Sold by Samuel Kneeland and Timothy Green, 1742. [ii], 333; [334]-340 pp. Pages after p. 333 contains two acts from 1743: "An Act for Fixing the Times for Holding the Superior Courts of Judicature [and Other Courts," "An Act in Addition to the Several Acts for Regulating Fences" and "An Act in Addition to an [Act]...to Ascertain the Value of Money and of Bills of Publick Credit of this Province." 38 blank leaves bound to rear of text. Folio (11-1/2" x 7-1/2"). Contemporary sheep, blind rules to boards, blind fillets to joints, raised bands, unlettered spine. Some rubbing to boards and extremities, a few shallow scuffs to rear board, rear joint just starting at foot, corners bumped and somewhat worn, hinges cracked, front free endpaper partially detached (but secure), rear free endpaper lacking. Moderate toning to text, somewhat heavier in places, light foxing, faint stains to fore-edges of Charter, some staining and edgwear to blank leaves at rear of text. In all a very good, fresh copy in the original state. * This legislative compilation from 1692 to 1743 provides unparalleled insights into the colony's attitude towards Indians, "Free Negroes," piracy, buggery, bestiality, incest, "Jesuits and Popish priests," the killing of bastard children by their mothers, "misspending money in taverns," "keeping the Lord's day," adultery, polygamy and many other social and political topics. Although they are separate works, the Charter and Laws are almost always bound together. And like other copies, this one has additional acts published after 1742. These were issued with continuous pagination with the expectation that they would be bound with the original work. Babbitt, Hand-List of Legislative Sessions and Session Laws 193. Benedict,

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        THE GENEALOGICAL HISTORY OF THE HOUSE OF YVERY, In its Different Branches of Yvery, Luvel, Perceval and Gournay.

      London, H. Woodfall, jun., 1742. 2 volumes divided into 7 books, based on materials collected by John Perceval, Second Earl of Egmont, privately printed, revised edition with imprint H. Woodfall, jun. 1742. Volume 2 revised and partly written by William Whiston. Small 4to, approximately 250 x 155 mm, 10 x 6 inches, 19 portraits, 18 in mezzotint by J. Faber, 12 engraved plates, 1 double page map of part of the estate of Rt. Hon. John Percival, Earl Of Egmont, County of Corke, many engraved coats-of-arms in the text, 1 large genealogical table, 7 double page and 10 leaves of genealogical tables, pages: title page, printed in red and black, xxxvii, (misnumbered xxix), [3], 1-30 Epitome, 1-457 (misnumbered 455); title, in red and black, [6], 1-533, divisional title with vignette coat-of-arms to each book, in Volume 2 the page numbers jump from 445 to 448, no text missing, catch words are correct, (it was to do with a cancel leaf according to ESTC and Copac). Inserted between 452 and 453 are 4 leaves of Addenda to page 452, these pages have been professionally extended at the margins to fit the size of the book, bound in full morocco, gilt lettering and decoration between raised bands to spine, date at foot of spine, gilt rules and corner decoration to edges of covers, large gilt decorated dentelles, (turn ins), maroon endpapers, all edges gilt, book-plate of Edward Huth of Wykehurst Park. Binding rubbed especially the hinges, covers slightly faded, corners bumped, pale age-browning throughout, occasional light foxing, 2 small closed tears to margins neatly repaired, not affecting text, first endpaper in Volume 1 faded at edges, unreadable signature in old ink to first blank endpaper of each volume, dated 1841, small manuscript note tipped onto first free endpaper of Volume 1, "Privately printed by the Earl Of Egmont, this copy contains 2 extra plates in Volume 1, at pages 273 & 283". A very good set. James Anderson also wrote books on Free Masonry. See William Lowndes, The Bibliographer's Manual page 40-41; J. Brunet Manel du Libraire, Volume 1, page 262. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        Eigenh. Brief mit U. O. O. u. D.

      1742. 3 SS. auf Doppelblatt. Gr.-8vo. Reizender Brief an ihre Schwester Wilhelmine, die Ehefrau des Leipziger Kupferstechers Christian Gottlieb Geyser (1742-1803): "Warum hast Du die beyden Gemäldchen nicht gleich in E[utritzsch] behalten? ich schicke sie durch Justus wieder hinaus, und übrigens werden wir uns wohl vergleichen, da ich sehr gern die kleinen Gemälde von de[m]selben Gegenstande haben möchte, das Eine ist sehr schön; bey dem Andern, wo bey dem Deinigen der Dame die Beinchen fehlen, fehlt in dem meinigen, dem jungen Herrn das Gesichtchen, doch was thut das? [...] Gestern hat Schnorr das Geld von Voßen gebracht, an Mad: Berg habe ich geschrieben, und hoffe auf [A]ntwort. Neuigkeiten weiß ich nicht; die Pastorin Hindenburg ist ohne Trost, mit verhängten Zügeln sind die Pers. nacher Leip[zig] gejagt worden, um Dr. Kilian den [W]undermann, zu holen, allein alle menschl. Hülfe war umsonst [...]". - Der Maler und Bildhauer Adam Friedrich Oeser (1717-1799) war von 1765 bis 1768 in Leipzig der Zeichenlehrer des Studenten Goethe gewesen; mit Oesers Tochter Friederike stand Goethe in freundschaftlichem Verkehr und hielt mit ihr auch nach seinen Leipziger Jahren brieflich Kontakt. - Aus der Sammlung Künzel; leicht fleckig und gebräunt; kleine Randschäden hinterlegt.

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        Neu und Accurat Verfertigter Plan der Königl. Böhmischen Haupt Stadt Prag. Sampt deßen Terrein von 4. Meilen in der Länge und Breitte, mit allen darin befündtlicher so wohl großen als kleinen Öhrtern, das mehrere ist in beygefügter Explication zu ersehen.':.

      - Altkolorierter Kupferstich b. Johann Jakob Lidl in Wien, um 1742, 40,4 x 33,3 (44 x 33,3) Tooley's Dic. of Mapm., S. 392 (Johann Jacob Lidl); Dörflinger, Österreichische Karten des 18. Jahrhunderts, S. 50 ff. - Zeigt einen Befestigungsplan von Prag mit Karte der Umgebung. - Unter der Karte Titel; darunter Erklärungen der Ziffern in 5 Zeilen von 1. - 45. - Sehr seltener österreichischer Einblattdruck des Wiener Kupferstecher u. Verleger Johann Jacob Lidl (1696-1771), der ca. zwischen 1740 u. 1760 in Wien der kartograph. Verlagstätigkeit nachging. Rare broadsheet from the Viennese cooper-engraver and publisher Johann Jacob Lidl (1696-1771).

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        THE GENEALOGICAL HISTORY OF THE HOUSE OF YVERY, In its Different Branches of Yvery, Luvel, Perceval and Gournay

      London, H. Woodfall, jun., 1742.. 2 volumes divided into 7 books, based on materials collected by John Perceval, Second Earl of Egmont, privately printed, revised edition with imprint H. Woodfall, jun. 1742. Volume 2 revised and partly written by William Whiston. Small 4to, approximately 250 x 155 mm, 10 x 6 inches, 19 portraits, 18 in mezzotint by J. Faber, 12 engraved plates, 1 double page map of part of the estate of Rt. Hon. John Percival, Earl Of Egmont, County of Corke, many engraved coats-of-arms in the text, 1 large genealogical table, 7 double page and 10 leaves of genealogical tables, pages: title page, printed in red and black, xxxvii, (misnumbered xxix), [3], 1-30 Epitome, 1-457 (misnumbered 455); title, in red and black, [6], 1-533, divisional title with vignette coat-of-arms to each book, in Volume 2 the page numbers jump from 445 to 448, no text missing, catch words are correct, (it was to do with a cancel leaf according to ESTC and Copac). Inserted between 452 and 453 are 4 leaves of Addenda to page 452, these pages have been professionally extended at the margins to fit the size of the book, bound in full morocco, gilt lettering and decoration between raised bands to spine, date at foot of spine, gilt rules and corner decoration to edges of covers, large gilt decorated dentelles, (turn ins), maroon endpapers, all edges gilt, book-plate of Edward Huth of Wykehurst Park. Binding rubbed especially the hinges, covers slightly faded, corners bumped, pale age-browning throughout, occasional light foxing, 2 small closed tears to margins neatly repaired, not affecting text, first endpaper in Volume 1 faded at edges, unreadable signature in old ink to first blank endpaper of each volume, dated 1841, small manuscript note tipped onto first free endpaper of Volume 1, "Privately printed by the Earl Of Egmont, this copy contains 2 extra plates in Volume 1, at pages 273 & 283". A very good set. James Anderson also wrote books on Free Masonry. See William Lowndes, The Bibliographer's Manual page 40-41; J. Brunet Manel du Libraire, Volume 1, page 262. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        Biblia, Das ist: die gantze Heil.Schrift Alten und Neuen Testaments, nach der deutschen Ubersetzung D.Martin Luthers, mit jeden Capitels Neuen Summarien und auserlesenen richtigen Schrift=Stellen; Unter Aufsicht eines Hoch=Ehrwürdigen Ministerii zu Franckfurt am Mayn, und mit einer Vorrede D.Henrich Andreas Walthers, jetztgemeldten Ministerii Senioris, auf das sorgfältigste ausgefertiget.

      Frankfurt am Main, Bey Heinrich Ludwig Brönnern, 1742. 2 Bll.,Kupfer-Frontispice,Titelbl.in rot/schwarz gedruckt,5 Bll.Vorrede und \'Verzeichnüss der Bücher Alten und Neuen Testaments\',784 S.{Bücher alten Testaments und die Propheten},138 S.{Apocrypha. Das sind Bücher, so der heiligen Schrift nicht gleich gehalten, und doch nützlich und gut zu lesen sind},275 S.{Bücher neuen Testaments},3 unnum.S.{Anweisung: Der Sonn= und Fast=Tages Episteln und Evangelien durchs gantze Jahr},223 S.{Geistreiches Gesang=Buch zu Ausübung wahrer Gottseligkeit, worinnen über Sechs Hundert Psalmen und Lieder Herrn D.Martin Luthers und anderer Gottseliger Lehrer befindlich. Ordentlich in Zwölf Theile verfasset, und zur Beförderung des so wohl öffentlichen als privat=GOttes=Dienstes mit dem kleinen Catechismo Lutheri und einem Gebet=Büchlein vermehret (*16 S.). H.L.Brönnern, den Laden auf dem Pfarr=Eisen, 1740},5 unnum.S.Register,*16 S.Gebet-Büchlein und der Kleine Catechismus. 17 x 10,5 x 6 cm. Lederband aus der Zeit mit Blindprägung, u.a. auf dem Vorderdeckel \"Bibel\" und \"1757\". 3-seitiger Goldschnitt, gepuntzt ***Contemporary calf over boards with edges gilt and gauffered (ornamental design)***. // Heinrich Ludewig Broenner, 1702-1769 // Paisey,Dt.Buchdrucker, Buchhändler und Verleger 1701-1750,S.29 /// Einband berieben. Blindprägung fast unleserlich. Bibeln, Brönner-Umschau-Gruppe, Theologie

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        De tribus generibus instrumentorum musicae veterum organicae dissertatio. Rom, Giambattista Bernabò & Giuseppe Lazzarini für Fausto Amidei, 1742.

      1742. XI, (1), 58 SS. Mit gest. Titelvignette, 5 gest. Initialen, 5 gest. Kopf- bzw. Schlußstücken und 8 in der Platte numerierten gest. Tafeln. Spätere Broschur. 4to. Einzige, posthum erschienene Ausgabe. - Francesco Bianchini (1662-1729) "studierte zu Bologna Theologie [...], liess sich später in Rom nieder und erhielt um 1688 vom Papste mehrere Pfründen, wurde Kanonikus, unter Clemens XI. Kämmerer und rückte unter Innocenz XIII. in höhere Ämter" (Eitner). Am Titel des vorliegenden Werks nennt er sich "utriusque signaturae referendarius, & praelati domesticus". "In der Nationalbibliothek zu Paris befindet sich im Ms. lat. 13021 (18. Jh.) ein Tractatus de musicis veterum instrumentis. Ob dies derselbe Tractat wie der [vorliegende] ist bedarf der Untersuchung" (Eitner). - Mit zahlreichen griechischen und hebräischen Passagen sowie "hübschen Vignetten und Initialen im Text" (Wolffheim). Die Kupfer mit antiken Musikinstrumenten. - Bindung stellenweise leicht gelockert; der Titel etwas angestaubt. Die letzte Tafel mit kl. Randausriß (ohne Bildberührung). Eitner II, 32. Fétis I, 407. Slg. Wolffheim I, 1126. Slg. Hirsch I, 71. ICCU UBOE\027408.

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        The Philosophical History and Memoirs of the Royal Academy of Sciences at Paris: or, An Abridgement of all the Papers relating to Natural Philosophy, which have been publish'd by the Members of that Illustrious Society [from the year 1699 to 1720]. With many curious Observations relating to the Natural History and Anatomy of Animals, &c. Illustrated with Copper-Plates. The whole translated and abridged by John Martyn, F.R.S. Professor of Botany in the University of Cambridge; and Ephraim Chambers, F.R.S. Author of the Universal Dictionary of Arts and Sciences.

      first edition thus translated into English5 vols.8vo. (mostly in fours)[2 (title)], [2 ('To the Reader')], (iii)-x, 11-456, [16 (index)];[2 (title)], 407, [15 (index)], 10 (addenda);[2 (title)], 422, [13 (index)], [3 (advts.)];[2 (title)], 419, [14 (index)], 11-26 (addenda continuation);[2 (title)], 426, [1 (terms used)], [13 (index)]pp., 45 plates (almost all folding), 2 printed leaves with tables folding in vol.1, contemporary calf, sides with a double gilt border, spines panelled by raised bands, 4 panels richly tooled in gilt using 2 different designs, marooon and deep blue lables gilt, bands of gilt decoration at head and foot of spines, marbled endpapers, edges richly dyed green in the characteristic Irish style, some light toning as usual, trivial chipping at foot of spine of vol.3, else a fine copy. A most handsome copy in a contemporary Irish binding.ESTC t131275 locates copies in a remarkable small number of institutions (but with multiple copies in such as Cambridge) for a work of this nature. Papers published by the leading French scientific society between 1699 and 1720 on a wide range of topics including geology, meteorology, astronomy, physics, chemistry, scientific instruments, natural history, anatomy, invertebrates, zoology, geography, technical problems, etc. The Swan family was widespread in Ireland with several contemporary or near contemporary persons named Joseph. One possibility is a Joseph Swan (d.1799) who married Anne, daughter of another of Joseph Swan (c.1730-1798), of Tombrean, Co. Wicklow, and who lived at Buckstown, Co. Wicklow.

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        Pacific Ocean Australia Japan America California New Zealand sea chart map

      Buch 1742 - (MN 33014) "Carte reduite des Mers comprises entre l'Asie et l'Amerique Apelées par les Navigateurs Mer du Sud ou Mer Pacifique" very rarelarge original engraved seachart from 1742 size of sheet: ca.96,5 x64 cm (circa38x25.2 inches) printed on heavy laid paper tiny spots in outside margin very good condition Original! - No Copy! - No Reprint! Prepayment. - The Buyer pays for shipping. Insured and registered shipping worldwide. We combine shipping - if possible Sprache: Deutsch

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        A Treatise of Midwifry. In Three Parts.

      first edition8vo.xxv, [1 (blank)], [6 (contents)], 203, [5 (index)]pp., 2 engraved plates, high quality sympathetic modern antique-style sprinkled half calf, spine panelled by gilt highlighted raised bands, gilt tool at panel centres, red morocco label gilt, vellum corners on boards, marbled sides, imprimatur leaf, title page and last two leaves dust soiled and professionally restored at fore margin, small blank piece torn from upper corner of title page and first leaf of preface professionally renewed, else a very good fresh copy in a handsome binding.Rare.ESTC t99259Garrison & Morton, 6151The book was reissued in London in 1748 and 1767 (both very rare) Sir Fielding Ould (Galway, 1710 - 1789), doctor and medical writer, was the son of an English army captain and Lettice née Shawe of Galway. In 1715 when his father was murdered in London the family returned to Galway. He was educated at T.C.D. and in Paris and settled in Dublin as a medical practitioner in 1736. As an obstetrician, he acquired a huge practice and was master of Dublin's Lying-in hospital 1759-66. He developed the pleasure gardens there and commissioned the building of the Round Room (later the Rotunda) "as a fashionable place of entertainment to provide funds for the hospital ... During his mastership the welfare of patients was improved" and the number of beds increased. As Dublin's leading obstetrician he attended births of both the destitute and the distinguished including the future Duke of Wellington. In 1760 he was knighted for services to the medical profession. His Treatise of Midwifry, on the title page of which he describes himself as a 'Man-Midwife', was one of the earliest obstetric works in the English language and "the most influential work of its time and helped to lay the foundations for Dublin's fame in the history of obstetrics". It is especially noteworthy for Ould's accurate description of the mechanism of natural labour. He advocated the use of opiates in prolonged labour and though he did on occasion use intervention such as forceps he "was a strong supporter of the principle that meddlesome midwifry is bad" [Dictionary of Irish Biography]. The Treatise "was long considered to be one of the best works of its kind - if not the best - in the English language. In it is pointed out for the first time the true position and relations of the child during natural labour" [C. A. Cameron History of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, p.32-3]. The book is divided into three parts: the first part gives a short description of the pelvis, uterus, vagina and foetus and of the conduct of natural labour; the second part deals with preternatural cases not requiring the use of instruments; the third part with instrumental deliveryThe third part includes the plates which show an instrument that he invented, the "Terebra Occulta; being an piercer, to perforate the head of an infant, in order to lessen the size of it, by evacuating part of the brain; this piercer is concealed in a sheath, for the preservation of the mother, till conducted to the part where it is to operate". Cameron states that this instrument "was, however, too weak and small for its purpose". Vide: Spencer History of British Midwifery 1650-1800, pp. 30-38;Cutter & Viets Short History of Midwifery, p. 24-26;Herbert Thoms Classical Contributions to Obstetrics and Gynecology, p. 63-67.

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         Succession de Charles VI en Italie. Le duché de Milan, de Mantoue, de Parme et de Plaisance, suivant les nouvelles observations.

      Paris Sr. Le Rouge 1742 504 x 650 mm. Belle carte gravée figurant le nord de l'Italie, ornée d'un grand cartouche de titre décoré d'étendards. Bel exemplaire aux contours aquarellés à l'époque.

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