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        A Treatise on Ship-Building and Navigation. In Three Parts. Wherein the Theory, Practice and Application of all Instruments are Perspiciously Handled... to Which is Added an English Abridgement of Another Treatise... Lately Published at Paris by M. Duhamel

      London, 1754. b/w copper plate engravings, many double page and folding. 4to. (2), iv, (8), (3)-268, 73, (1), (4), 70 pp. Rare first edition of this English treatise on shipbuilding. The addition of Duhamel du MonceauÂ’s work adds the latest in continental thinking. MacDonald calls it, “The most comprehensive and scholarly work on naval architecture in English until the publications of Steel at the end of the century.” - MacDonald 264. Scott, 270. This edition is much harder to find than the second edition, published in 1765. Eighteen black and white copper engravings; fifteen folding, two double folding, and an Analemma, a volvelle navigational aide, with its delicate parts intact and fully functional. With occasional contemporary penned marginalia, and the ownership signature of JnÂ’o Jones dated May 8th, 1754 on the first page of Part I. The 18 copperplates show a little tanning and offsetting, but are generally clean. The volvelle, plate XII, is complete and operational, with all its delicate parts intact. Quite unusual thus. Besides, where else are you going to find the word “perspiciously” in a title? Bound in old calf, superbly rebacked and recornered to match with the original spine label preserved.

      [Bookseller: Ten Pound Island Book Co.]
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        Di Tito Lucrezio Caro della Natura delle cose. Libri sei tradotti dal latino in italiano da Alessandro Marchetti. Dati nuovamente in luce da Francesco Gerbault interprete di S.M. Cma per le lingue italiana e Spagnola

      A Spese Dell'Editore 1754, Amsterdam - 2 vols, [8], 543 [pagination runs consecutively through both vols]. Bound in a contemporary full calf with lovely gilt panels on spine and lines and borders on boards. AEG. Illustrated with frontispieces and engraved titles in both vols, along with 6 plates and 12 head and tail vignettes. Bindings rubbed and chipped at extremities, hinges cracked, some chipping and loss to corners and spines, headbands missing. Bookplate on pastedowns of Thomas Philip Earl de Grey of Wrest Park, text and plates good and clean. A classic eighteenth century illustrated French Rococo work. ITALIAN TEXT

      [Bookseller: Stephen Foster - ABA ILAB & ibooknet]
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        Veduta della Piazza e Chiesa di S Giovannino de P P Gesuiti e de Palazzi dei S S Marchese Riccardi e Panciatichi.

      Florence 1754 - Original double-page copper engraved plate (num. XIX), excellent condition with wide margins. T XIX Original plate for "Scelta di 24 Vedute di Firenze" by the 'Piranesi of Florence' - his spectacular views of the jewel-city of Tuscany have been equaled by no other artist. In 1744 the Marchese Gerini commissioned Zocchi's main work, as a memento for the many visitors to Florence. The series, which was re-issued in 1754, is considered unrivalled, not only documenting the beauty and serenity of the city, but also infusing each view with anecdotal scenes of every day life. Different copper engravers in various workshops have etched these fine, extra-large folio prints. The images measure ca. 46.5 x 67 cm and, since they were once bound in a book, have a centerfold.

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        An Essay on Man. Carefully Corrected.

      Glasgow: Printed by R. Urie 1754 - 8vo (in 4s), 183 x 102 mms., pp. [ii], 220, including hafl-title. BOUND WITH: POPE (Alxander): Moral Essays, in Four Epistles. Glasgow: Printed by R. Urie, 1754. 8vo (in 4s), pp. [ii], 89 [90 adverts], including half-title; AND: POPE (Alexander): An Essay on Criticism. Written in the Year 1709. Glasgow: Printed by R. Urie, 1754. 8vo (in 4s), pp. [ii], iii - v [vi blank], 7 - 6o [61 adverts, 62 blank]. 3 volumes in 1, bound in contemporary sheepskin, very worn, joints cracked, some leather missing from covers, corner cut from front free end-paper. The adverts indicate that the volumes were printed in the same format, to be uniform with each other. ESTC lists several copies of all three items in universities in these islands, but the only copies in North America are at Harvard. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      Printed for John Bowles & Son at the Black Horse in Cornhill, London 1754 - 8vo. original plain paper covers. 14 engraved plates (of 15). First and only edition. (Heal p.172). Muir's pencil note states "acc. to Plomer. This means after 1754" in reference to the location of John Bowles. The original stiff paper wrappers are inscribed as follows: "John Park his book. Francis Murphy Schoolmaster." Plate 2 is missing. Occasional staining and parts of back cover chipped away. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Poems on Various Subjects; with Some Essays in Prose, Letters to Correspondents, &c. And a Treatise on Health

      Leake and Frederick et al; Printed By T. Boddely for the Author, Bath 1754 - Collected poems, letters and essays by Samuel Bowden, M.D. of Frome, Somersetshire, locally known as The Poet of Frome. The volume dedicated to Charles Boyle, Lord Viscount Dungarvan, and contains a long list of subscribers. Bowden was also a contributor to Gentlemen's Magazine and friend of the poet Elizabeth Rowe. Late 19th or early 20th century binding in full burgundy calf with lettering and subtle decoration in gilt, marbled endpapers, attached ribbon bookmark, xii, (11), 390 pages. Some external rubbing, mainly along the joints and spine, good hinges, firm text block, clean pages with a name at the head of the title page, no other markings. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Tractat von den Ranunkeln worinnen nebst andern physischen Wahrnehmungen auch zum Feldbau und zur Gärtnerey gehörige nützliche Anmerkungen vorkommen.

      Nürnberg, Raspe, 1754. - Aus dem Französ. übers. von D. G. L. H(uth). Gestochenes Frontispiz, 6 gefaltete Kupfertafeln, (7 Bl.), 460 S., (10 Bl.). Dekorativer Halblederband im Stil der Zeit mit dezenter Rückenvergoldung. Erste deutsche Ausgabe. - Nissen, BBI Suppl. 45nb; Dochnahl 8. - Interessante Monographie über Geschichte und Zucht der Ranunkeln. Fünf der hübschen Tafeln mit Blüten- und Pflanzendarstellungen. - Sehr gut erhaltenes Exemplar. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat im Hufelandhaus GmbH]
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        Die natürlichen Zauberkräfte des Menschen erkläret und in Geschichten, Anekdoten und Beyspielen dargestellt. Wien, A. Doll 1800. 8°. 2 Bll., 207 S., mit gest. Frontispiz, Pbd. d. Zt.

      - Wurzbach LV, 15.- G. I. Wenzel (1754 - 1809), Professor für Philosophie und Geschichte am k. k. Lyzeum in Linz, gehört zu den ?eigenartigsten Persönlichkeiten. (Er war) wohl der erste selbständige philosoph. Schriftsteller in Österreich.? (Wurzbach).- Behandelt u.a.: Die Zauberkräfte des Auges, des Gefühls, des Geruchs, des Gehörs, des Geschmacks, des Menschen in Bezug auf die Behandlung der Thiere, Taubenpost, Beispiele merkwürdiger Gedächtnisse.- Tls. leicht braunfleckig, Ebde. etw. berieben u. leicht fleckig.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Müller]
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        Pinacotheca Fuggerorum S.R.I. comitum ac Baronum in Khierchperg et Weissenhorn.

      J.F. Gaum,, Ulm, 1754 - Editio nova multis imaginibus aucta. Ulm, J.F. Gaum, 1754. 30x23 cm. Gestoch. Titelbl., Wappenkupfer, (3) Bl. (Tafelverz.), 139 gestoch. Porträt-Tafeln, (22) Bl. Samteinband mit gesticktem, seidenen Deckelbild und Deckelfiletierung. Lipperheide Da 9. - Komplette Folge mit 139 Porträt-Tafeln, gestochen von L. und W. Kilian. - (Einband berieben. Samtbezug am Rücken abgerieben. 2 Exlibris auf Innendeckel. Gestoch Titelblatt ausserhalb des Plattenrandes restauriert. 1 Tafel ausserhalb des Plattenrandes eingerissen. Sehr wenige Tafeln schwach fleckig). Samteinband mit gesticktem, seidenen Deckelbild und Deckelfiletierung.

      [Bookseller: Biblion Antiquariat]
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        ACTA ECCLESIAE MEDIOLANENSIS A S. Carolo Cardinali S. Praxedis Archiepiscopo condita, Federici Card. Borromaei archiepiscopi Mediolani jussu undique diligentius collecta, & postrema hac editione aucta.

      Patavii, Typis Seminarii apud Joannem Manfrè, 1754. In-4 gr. (mm. 354x230), 2 voll., p. pergam. coeva (risg. rifatti), tit. ms. al dorso, pp. (24),548; 1128 (numeraz. continua), 150 (Indice). Tra le pp. 700 e 701 figurano 20 pp. (numer. 1-20): ?""Constitutiones et decreta condita" in provinciali Synodo Mediolanensi septima. Quam Federicus Cardinalis Borromaeus.. habuit Anno MDCIX?". In fine 3 tabelle f.t., più volte ripieg. Frontespizio con tit. in rosso e nero e marca tipograf.; testo su due colonne, ornato da eleganti capilettera figur. a vignetta e finali, inc. su legno. Bella edizione, non citata dalle bibliografie. Esemplare con picc. fori di tarlo all?'Indice, altrim. fresco e ben conservato.

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        LA THEORIE ET LA PRATIQUE DE LA COUPE DES PIERRES ET DES BOIS Pour la construction des voutes et autres parties des batimens civils & militaires, ou Traité de Stéréotomie à l'usage de l'architecture. Nouvelle édition corrigée et augmentée.

      Paris, Chez Charles Antoine Jombert, 1754-1769. In-8 gr., 3 voll., cartonato muto mod., pp. XXXVIII,(2),476; XVI,532; XII,423; antiporta allegorica inc. in rame da Herisset, ornato da testat., grandi iniziali e finali, inc. su legno; l'opera è ben illustrata da 114 tavv. inc. in rame f.t. Cfr. Berlin Catalog,I,2545. Tavv. con fiorit.; solo il 1° vol. con pagg. ingiallite o aloni interc. nel t.; antiporta restaur. per manc.; frontesp. con due piccoli fori che intaccano il tit. ma complessivam. buon esemplare.

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        [A Sammelband of Fourteen Almanacs for the Year 1754]: 1. ANDREWS, William. Remarkable News from the Stars, or an Ephemeris...; 2. COLEY, Henry. Merlinus Anglicanus Junior: or the Starry Messenger,...; 3. GADBURY, John. [Greek title] Ephemeris. Or a Diary {Astronomical, Astrological. Meterological} for the Year...; 4. The Gentleman's Diary, or the Mathematical Repository...; 5. The Ladies' Diary: or Woman's Almanack...; 6. MOORE, Francis. Vox Stellarum: or, a Loyal Alamanack...; 7. PARTRIDGE, John. Merlinus Liberatus; 8. Parker's Ephemeris...; 9. PEARSE, Salem. The Coelestial Diary: or an Ephemeris...; 10. Poor Robin. An Almanack...; 11. SAUNDERS, Richard. The English Apollo; or Useful Companion...; 12. SEASON, Henry. Speculum Anni: or Season on the Seasons...; 13. WING, Tycho. [Greek title] Olympia Domata, or an Almanack...; 14. WHITE, Robert. [Greek title] Atlas Ouranious. The Cœlestial Atlas; or, A new Ephemeris

      London: Printed for the Company of Stationers 1754.. Fourteen works bound in one volume. Small 8vo. Parker's Ephemeris 64 pp., all others 48 pp. each. Recent panelled calf, spine with raised bands, gilt lettered red label, all edges gilt, the title pages and some other text printed in red and black. Very good. Diagrams and charts in the text throughout.

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      Padova, Stamperia del Seminario, 1754. In-8 gr. (mm. 252x185), p. pelle mod., sottile cornice dorata al piatto, dorso a cordoni (restaur.) con decoraz. e tit. oro ai riquadri, astuccio, pp. (8),175, marca tipografica al frontesp., ornato da elaborate testate e finali inc. su legno. Nel vol. figurano molti esempi musicali (uno a p. pag. è inc. in rame) e con 1 tav. ripieg. f.t., pure inc. in rame. L'opera è divisa in 6 capitoli: "De' fenomeni armonici, loro natura e significazione - Del circolo,.. - Consonanze e dissonanze, .. - Della scala e del genere pratico musicale, origine, uso e conseguenze - De' modi, o siano Tuoni musicali, antichi e moderni - Degl'intervalli e modulazioni particolari della musica moderna". "Rarissima edizione originale" di questo importante trattato del celebre compositore istriano (1692-1770). Cfr. Fetis,VIII, p. 328/33 - Choix de Olschki,VIII,11415 - Riccardi,I, p. 508: " Vi sono premessi alcuni principi di aritmetica e di geometria" - Graesse.VII,30. La tavola restaur. per strappi; aloni interc. nel t. ma certam. un buon esemplare con barbe.

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        Tales, Anecdotes, and Letters. Translated From the Arabic and Persian

      Printed by J. and W. Eddowes for T. Cadell and W. Davies London. First edition.. Edges a little rubbed; very good copy.. Block, page 209; Lowndes 2221. 8vo, later tan calf spine, marbled boards, red leather label, gilt rules and lettering. Bound without the half-title. Translations of A Thousand and One Nights by the Oriental scholar Jonathan Scott (1754-1829) who would become well known for his translation of the Arabian Nights Entertainments (1811).

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        Système naturel du regne animal, par classes, familles ou ordres, genres et especes avec une notice de tous les animaux; les noms Grecs, Latins, & vulgaires, que les naturalistes leur ont donnés ...

      Paris, C.J.B. Bauche, 1754. 2 volumes, bound in one. 8vo (200 x 125mm). (I:) pp. (12), 400, with 1 engraved portrait (of Klein) and 4 engraved plates; (II:) pp. (6), 303, (1), with 1 engraved portrait (of Linnaeus) and 2 engraved plates. Contemporary calf, richly gilt spine. The first volume deals with Vertebrates and the second with Invertebrates (foremost Insects). The author's name is not mentioned on the title. An excellent set.//Barbier IV, p. 620.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat JUNK B.V. (Natural History]
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        The Hebrew Concordance, Adapted to the English Bible; Disposed after the Manner of Buxtorf. In Two Volumes. First Editions. Full Leather Binding.

      J. Waugh and W. Fenner, London, 1754-1757 - PAGES: Title page (in red & black), Dedication leaf, vii (Preface & List of words omitted in Buxtorfs Concordance), iv (Lis of Subscribers), 1-1221; Title page (in red & black), ii (Preface), 1226-2595, (124) Index, (78) Index Vocum Hebbraicarum, vii (Supplement to the explication of some of the roots in the Corcordance), 20 (Easy Rules for reading Hebrew), ii (List of Subscribers since the publication of the first volume; & ERRATA). BINDING: Contemporary full leather with raised bands, gilt ruling to spine and gilt lettered label to each volume. CONDITION: Ex-Wesley House Library, Cambridge; with only one stamp to front pastedown; gilt lettering to front cover of first volume: Mr. Hulmes Exhibition. Mr. Markland.1802. spines rebacked in the C19; scuffing to covers and spines and with a couple of holes to sides of spines; two small worm holes to margin of the first few pages of volume two (well away from the text). A VERY GOOD, CLEAN & TIGHT SET. Size: 16 1/2 X 10 3/4 Inches. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ely Books]
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        Exércices d'imagination de differens charactéres[!] et formes humaines inventés peints et dessinés par ... Suite 1e [all published].Augsburg, Academie Imperiale d'Empire, [1785]. Royal 4to (31.5 x 24 cm). A series of 100 numbered engraved prints including the title-print, all printed in red or reddish brown, some with 2 different shades to make a duotone. Early 19th-century half calf, gold-tooled spine, shell-marbled sides, rebacked with the original backstrip laid down.

      Cohen-De Ricci, col. 443; Hiler, p. 383; Lipperheide 3522; for the author: Thieme & Becker XIV, p. 321. First edition, one of the very few copies printed in red (some prints in two shades), of an attractive and entertaining series of caricature prints, showing fashions and foibles among society folk of Augsburg.The caricatures were conceived, painted and drawn by the lawyer, artist, illustrator and portraitist Joseph Franz von Göz (1754-1815), credited with the creation of the first graphic novel (Leonardo und Blandine, 1783).With early 20th-century stamp. In good condition, with some thumbing especially on the title-page; corner of leaf 25 torn off, not approaching the plate edge. Binding restored, preserving the tattered remains of the original gold-tooled backstrip. One of the very few copies of this series of caricature prints printed in red.

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        Beyträge zu nützlichem und vergnügendem Gebrauch und Verbesserung des Microscopii, in zwey Theylen . Aus dem Englischen ins Deutsche übersetzt.

      auf Kosten Eberhard Kletts,, Augsburg, . 1754 - Augsburg, . auf Kosten Eberhard Kletts, 1754. 8°. 10 n.n. Bl., 576 S., 8 n.n. Bl. Mit 17 gestochenen, meist gefalteten Kupfertafeln. Halblederband der Zeit. Waller 10730. - Wellcome II, 88. - Blake 28. - Nissen ZBI 201. - Erste deutsche Ausgabe. Erfahrungen, die Henry Baker mit einem neuen von John Cuff konstruierten Mikroskop machte. John Baker, der Schwiegersohn von Daniel Defoe beschreibt vor allem die Beobachtungen, die er an organischen wie an anorganischen Materialien machte. Die als Frontispiz eingebundene Tafel 16 mit der schönen Darstellung des von ihm verwendeten Mikroskopes. - Stellenweise leicht stockfleckig. Einband beschabt. Oberes Kapital mit kleiner Fehlstelle. Sprache: N [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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      Paris FRANCE 1754 - On offer is an accounting report for l'Hopital des Incurables in Paris France covering the years 1754 to 1763. This folio of two 23" x 19" folded sheets is a complete and detailed accounting of expenses, receivables etc for a ten year period. Beautiful penned final audit of the hospital's accounting. Folded twice into a quarter size, the documents are in good+ shape with some framing to the facing pages and some minor splits to some of the folds. Interior pages are super. Provenance: The collection of SIR THOMAS PHILLIPPS (1792-1872). Born in 1792, Sir Thomas Phillipps from childhood was obsessed with the idea of obtaining virtually anything written or printed on paper, including cartloads of documents from wastepaper merchants and the entire inventories of booksellers. "I wish to have one copy of every book in the world," he declared to a friend. He very nearly succeeded. His collection ultimately grew to more than 100,000 books and at least 60,000 manuscripts. As a result of his extravagant purchases, Sir Thomas was permanently on the verge of bankruptcy and was constantly pursued by creditors. So many books arrived at his house that it was impossible to unpack his acquisitions much less keep pace with them. Visiting scholars, driven to distraction, would spend days hunting for an elusive text in the dusty heaps that filled every room. Because Sir Thomas has a morbid dread of fire, most of his collection was housed in coffinlike boxes that could be carted away quickly. Visitors to Middle Hill were struck too, by the presence of numerous logs, a ploy he used to lure beetles away from his books. As Sir Thomas relentlessly pursued his passion, the house itself began to crumble and its floors started to sag under the cast weight of hundreds of tons of paper. His neglect of Middle Hill was partly deliberate, however. Sir Thomas's chief enemy in life, James Halliwell, had married his daughter against his wishes. It appears that Halliwell was, in Sir Thomas' eyes, the worst kind of criminal, a book thief who had stolen valuable works from university libraries and even from his father-in-law. Having no sons, Sir Thomas was unable to prevent Halliwell from inheriting his estate. To ensure that his detested heir would never receive anything of value, Sir Thomas's solution was to allow Middle Hill to fall unto complete disrepair. He even went so far as to chop down and sell for lumber the centuries-old oak trees that lined the majestic mile-long drive to his home. In 1863 Sir Thomas decided to move - in order to accommodate his books. With the aid of 160 men, 103 wagonloads of books and papers drawn by 230 horses, the books were lumbered from Middle Hill top their new estate in nearby Cheltenham. It is said that for years afterwards the countryside was littered with the remains of carts that had collapsed under the sheer weight of the Phillipps collection. Sir Thomas continues to add to his library until his death in 1872. After Sir Thomas's death, his immediate family had no room for his collection. So vast was the library that although individual items and large sections were sold privately or through numerous auction sales, the Phillipps collection is still being sold more than a century after the death of its owner. In the course of its sales, many treasures have come to light. As late as 1964, part of the long-lost and unique medieval manuscript of the Roman poet Ovid's Metamorphoses appeared and was subsequently reunited with its other half at Magdalen College, Oxford. Once destined for destruction as worthless wastepaper, this and many other priceless works were saved by the single-minded obsession of the greatest bibliomaniac of all time. Double Elephant - over 25" - 50" tall [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        The Pocket Companion and History of Free-Masons Containing Their, Origine, Progress, and present State, etcetera, A Confutation of Dr Plot's False Insinuations: an Apology

      London: Published. London. Printed for J. Scott. 1754., 1754. Book measures 6 1/2 x 4 inches. Collation, viii,328 pages, engraved frontis, complete. Bound in full vellum. At some time, not recently, rebacked retaining the original boards. Vellum dust/dirt stained, boards sprung. Binding in good firm condition.Internally, inscription on top edge of title page scribbled over, name inscription on page 1, some occasional dust or dirt marking. Short tear on 1 page, a few pages protruding. Pages in good condition throughout.A very nice copy, of a rare book.A9.2. . First Edition. Vellum. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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        Lecons de physique experimentale. Par Mr. l'Abbe Nolet [sic], de l'Academie Royale des Sciences, & de la Societe Royale a Londres (Bd. 5 verzeichnet richtig "Nollet" und zusätzlich: "de l'Institute de Bologne, Maitre de Physique de Monseigneur le Dauphin, & Professeur Royal de Physique Experimentale") (Bde. 1 bis 5, zus. 5 Bände [von 6]).

      Amsterdam u. Leipzig, Arkstee & Merkus, 1754-1756. Kl.8°, Bd. 1: gestochenes Frontispiz, Titelbl., LIV, 1 Bl. Bindeanweisung (für Bd. 1 u. 2), 372 S. m. 19 gestochenen Falttaf. (die 18 verzeichneten und eine ohne Nummerierung), 4 Bl. Verzeichnis; Bd. 2: Schmutztitel, Titelbl., 476 S. m. 20 gestochenen Falttaf., 4 Bl. Verzeichnis; Bd. 3: Schmutztitel, Titelbl., 502 S. m. 19 gestochenen Falttaf., 6 Bl. Verzeichnis, 1 Bl. Bindeanweisung; Bd. 4: Schmutztitel, Titelbl., 1 Bl. Bindeanweisung, 535 S. (letzte 6 S. mit dem Verzeichnis) mit 14 gestochenen Falttaf.; Bd. 5: Schmutztitel, Titelbl., 1 Bl. Bindeanweisung, 566 S. (letzte 12 S. mit dem Verzeichnis) m. 24 gestochenen Falttaf., Priv.-HLdr. d. Zt. auf fünf echten Bünden, reiche gold. Rückenpräg., Rundum-Rotschnitt, Lesebändchen, Kanten etw. berieben, Ecken tlw. etw. beschabt u. bestossen, Rücken tlw. etw. brüchig, Papier tlw. gebräunt; gutes Ex. (Nur Bde. 1 bis 5, ohne den Bd. 6) Preis in CHF: 660. Bd. 1: Lecons 1 - 4; Bd. 2: Lecons 5 - 8, Bd. 3: Lecons 9 - 11; Bd. 4: Lecons 12 - 14; Bd. 5: Lecons 15 - 17. - Jean-Antoine Nollet (Abbe Nollet, 1700-1770), franz. Geistlicher und der erste Professor für Experimentalphysik an der Universität Paris.

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        Traité de la culture des Renoncules, des Oeillets, des Auricules, et des Tulipes.

      Paris, Saugrain Fils, 1754. Small-8vo. pp. (2), xxxviii, 413, (5). Contemporary calf, richly gilt ornamented spine, with red gilt-lettered label. Hunt 550: "This includes shorter treatments than Ardène published elsewhere of several flowers, and apparently his only publication on Auriculas. Scarce: not recorded by Haller or the basic catalogues". A fine copy.

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        Le palais du silence. Conte philosophique.

      S.n. 1754 - - S.n., A Amsterdam [Paris] 1754, 2 tomes en un Vol. in 12 (10x17cm), (2) 229pp. , 270pp., Un Vol. relié. - Edition originale rare de cette supercherie littéraire faussement attribuée par le traducteur à Cadmus de Millet dans une préface longuement explicative. Illustrée d'un frontispice d'après Cochin. Pleine Basane blonde d'époque. Dos à nerfs orné. Pièce de titre en maroquin rouge. Coiffe de tête en partie élimée et mors supérieur ouvert en coiffe. Epidermures sur les plats. L'ouvrage débute par une préface sur l'attribution du conte à Cadmus de Milet et se poursuit par un chapitre très documenté sur l'établissement des colonies de la Grèce, dans l'Asie-Mineure. Le conte met en scène l'existence du jeune prince, fils du roi des Dorides, le conte étant prétexte, dans la tradition du conte philosophique, au dévoilement de certaines vérités. Le chevalier d'Arcq (1721-1795), fils naturel du Comte de Toulouse, joua un rôle non négligeable dans le domaine des idées au XVIIIe, notamment en s'intéressant de près aux problèmes économiques et sociaux, plus classiquement dans ce conte l'auteur traite des passions humaines et du pouvoir. (2) 229pp. , 270pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        De praesagienda vita et morte aegrotantium libri septem. In quibus ars tota Hippocratica praedicenti in aegrotis varios morborum eventus, cum ex veterum medicorum dogmatibus, tum ex longa accurataque observatione, nova methodo elucescit cum praefatione Hermann Boerhaave. Juxta editionem alteram Leidensem . accuravit Hieron. Dav. Gaubius.

      Fleischer,, Frankfurt, 1754 - Frankfurt, Fleischer, 1754. Klein-4°. 8 n.n. Bl., 559 (recte 558) S., 21 n.n. Bl. Index. Mit gestochenem Porträt als Frontispiz. Lederband der Zeit mit blindgeprägtem, rotem Rückenschild. Blake 12. - Frankfurter Nachdruckausgabe nach der zweiten in Leiden erschienenen von Gaub herausgegebenen und mit Vorwort von Boerhaaven versehenen Ausgabe. Ein klassisches Werk zur Prognostik das erstmals 1601 erschienen war. - Papier stellenweise leicht gebräunt. Einband beschabt. Kanten bestossen. Sprache: N Lederband der Zeit mit blindgeprägtem, rotem Rückenschild. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Cleri et collegii novem congregationum Venetiarum documenta et privilegia studio Flaminii Cornelii collecta.

      Venetiis MDCCLIV. (1754). Ex Typographia Pinelliana - Un volume in-4° (262 x 190 mm), pp. XVI, 135, (1). Legatura coeva in cartone rustico. Frontespizio a caratteri rossi e neri con vignetta in rame con lo stemma delle Congregazioni, ritratto calcografico dell’autore in medaglione a p. XIV, testatina, capolettera, e due finalini in rame; testatine e fregi silografici. Segni di tarlo nei margini, ma senza perdita di testo, per il resto bell’esemplare fresco. Non comune. Il volume raccoglie documenti e privilegi relativi alle nove Congregazioni del clero veneziane: S. Michele Arcangelo, S. Maria, SS. Ermagora e Fortunato, S. Maria Formosa, S. Silvestro, S. Luca, S. Paolo, S. Canciano, Santiss. Salvatore. Il Corner aveva raccolto e pubblicato il materiale nel IV volume delle sue Ecclesiae Venetae (1749), ma «in questa seconda edizione è accresciuta di nuove illustrazioni» (Cicogna 125). Di fondamentale importanza l’opera storica del Corner per la messe di documenti raccolti superando, anche grazie al prestigio della propria famiglia, l’ostilità e la diffidenza di conventi e privati (cfr. DBI, s.v. Flaminio, Corner). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Explanation of Albinus's Anatomical Figures of the Human Skeleton and Muscles. With an Historical Account of the Work. Translated from the Latin

      London; printed for John and Paul Knapton 1754 - Hardcover, half leather over marbled paper covered boards, 4to, 10¾ by 8½ inches, pp xxiv, 332, 106, plus 2pp key description of three whole length figures from Bidloo's Anatomy and 2pp list of titles for Knapton. remainder of title page - "to which is added the Explanation of the Supplement to Albinus, containing a Compleat Anatomical Description of the Blood-Vessels and Nerves, and the External Parts of the Human Body. The Figures of Albinus, and the Supplement, are curiously engrav'd on Fifty-One large Copper-Plates, Fifteen Inches by Twenty-Two" The text volume that accompanies and describes the original plates. (NOTE: THIS IS THE TEXT VOLUME - NOT THE PLATES THEMSELVES). Contains an historical account of the work, followed by a keyed explanation for each of the twenty five anatomical tables, and finally the keyed explanations for the "compleat system of the blood-vessels and nerves, taken from Albinus's edition of Eustachius". Pages clean of foxing, some mild staining to the outer edges of maybe a dozen early pages, no ownership marks (names, plates etc). This volume has just been professionally and sympathetically rebacked and the original boards repaired and re-cornered. Some wear to the paper at the edge of the rear board still. Now a handsome volume. Photos available on request. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Memoirs of the Reign of Queen Elizabeth from the Year 1581 till her Death

      Printed for A. Millar, London 1754 - 2 volumes. 491pp. 516,[30],pp. Gold-lined contemporary calf with elaborately gold-paneled spine. Raised bands. Ex-libris of Joseph Neld on inside of front board. Marbled endpapers. From title-page: "Memoirs of the Reign of Queen Elizabeth from the Year 1581 till her Death in which the secret Intrigues of her Court, and the Conduct of her favourite, Robert Earl of Essex, both at Home and Abroad, are particularly illustrated. From the Original Papers of his intimate Friend, Anthony Bacon, Esquire, and other Manuscripts never before published." Important work on Elizabeth I by the English historian Thomas Birch (1705-1766). Elizabeth was the daughter of Henry VIII, she was the fifth and last monarch of the Tudor dynasty. Includes 30 page Index at rear in Vol. II. Title-label on both volumes missing, another black leather label with gold lettering on spine present on each volume, as issued. Label on Vol. II slightly chipped. Minor age wear and staining on binding. Split along head of spine on front and back board still firmly holding. Otherwise tight copies in very good condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Museum Ichthyologicum, sistens Piscium indigenorum & quorundam exoticorum, qui in Museo Laurentii Theodori Gronovii adservantur, descriptiones ordine systematico. Accedunt.

      nonnullorum exoticorum Piscium icones aeri incisae (et Amphiborium animalium historia zoologica). Leiden, T. Haak, 1754-56. 2 volumes (bound in one). Folio. pp. (10), 70; (8), 88, with 7 engraved plates. Contemporary calf, later rebacking (binding worn). First and only edition. Laurentius Theodorus Gronovius possessed an extensive cabinet of corals, fishes, lower animals, insects, reptiles, mammals, shells, stones, plants etc. "To Gronovius also is due the invention of preparing flat skins of fishes in a dry state, and preserving them in a manner of an herbarium" (Engel p. 104). In the present catalogue of his collection of fish 202 species are described and the appendix contains 70 species of amphibia and reptiles. After Gronovius' death his collection of dried fish was acquired by the British Museum. The fine plates are by A. Delfos.

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        The General History and State of Europe, from the Time of Charlemain to Charles V. With a Preliminary View of the Oriental Empires, [6 parts in 3 volumes]

      , London: Published by J. Nourse, , 1754-57 , [8], 416; xxiv, 206, [2]; [4], 215, [1], first volume contains parts 1 & 2 with continuous pagination, the second and third volumes contain parts 3 & 4 and 5 & 6 paginated separately for each part

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        Theatralische Bibliothek. 1-4. Stück.

      Berlin, C. F. Voß 1754-1758.. 8°. (4 Tle. in 2 Bd.) Gest. Frontisp., Titelbl., 6 nn. Bll. (Vorrede, Inhalt), 291(=287) S. (Seitensprung ohne Textverlust v. S. 144-149), 284 S., 1 nn. Bl. (Inhalt); (gest. Frontisp.), 312 S., 2 nn. Bll. (Inhalt), 298 S., 1 nn. Bl. (Inhalt), mit je e. gestochenen Titeblattvignette, Kopfleisten, Initialen u. Vignetten. Lederbände d. Zeit, mit goldgeprägter Rückenbeschriftung u. -zierlinien, sow. dekorativem Vorsatz aus gemustertem Buntpapier, mit e. Lesebändchen im 2. Band, etw. berieben u. bestoßen, mit minimalen Wurmlöchern im 1. Band u. einigen Wurmgängen im Rücken u. in d. Einbanddeckeln d. 2. Bandes. Seiten sehr gut erhalten, nur schwach gebräunt u. kaum fleckig, e. Fehlstelle in Bl. 4 d. Vorrede sorgfältig geklebt. Mit e. Widmung am vorderen Schmutzumschlag verso (an Elisabeth <Höngen>, zur Feier d. 10jähr. Bühnentätigkeit, datiert Dresden, 9. Juli 1943), sow. e. Namenseintrag am vorderen Schmutzumschlag d. 2. Bandes (Elisabeth Höngen,1933-1943).. GV 87,260. Goedeke IV/I,368,60. Seifert: Lessing-Bibliogr. 178,1181. Vergl. Killy 7,241f. - L. (1729-1761), d. "zu Recht als d. große Mann d. Theaters in die Literaturgeschichte eingegangen (ist, führte) durch seine Dramen u. dramaturgischen Schriften das wenig bedeutende deutsche Theater seiner Zeit an den europäischen Standard heran." Mit d. Porträts v. Jacob Thomson u. Philip Nericault d0. Touches. Originalausgabe. - Aus d. Besitz d. bekannten Opernsängerin Elisabeth Höngen, welche 1933 in Wuppertal debütierte, 1940-43 an die Dresdener Staatsoper verpflichtet u. 1943-63 Mitglied d. Wr. Staatsoper war.

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      s. Richardson 1754 - [Richardson, Samuel]. THE HISTORY OF SIR CHARLES GRANDISON, IN A SERIES OF LETTERS. In Six Volumes. London, 1754. Volume 6 states Second Edition on 8vo. Bookplate of Sir George Shiffner Bar on front pastedown on all volumes. Contemporary half-leather/marbled paper-covered boards/leather spine labels/gilt. Leather on spines has cracked due to dryness, with minor chips volume 5,6. Hinges are tender volumes 1, 6, e.pages offset in all volumes, minor shelf-rubbing on edges. Overall this is a Very Nice set. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      Printed for S. Richardson, Sold by C. Hitch and L. Hawes, J. and J. Rivington, Andrew Millar, etc. 1754 - RO40196575: 6 tomes d'env. 400 pages chacun. Pièces de titre noires (parfois détachées ou manquantes) sur les dos. Titre, bandeaux et filets dorés sur les dos. Filets dorés encadrant les plats. Dos et plats légèrement frottés. Annotations au dos du 1er plat du tome I. Published from the originals, By the editor of Pamela and Clarissa, in six volumes. To the last of which is added an Historical and characteristical Index, as also a Breif History, etc. The Second Edition. In-8 Relié plein cuir. Etat d'usage. Couv. légèrement passée. Dos à nerfs. Quelques rousseurs Classification Dewey : 420-Langue anglaise. Anglo-saxon [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A Treatise of Tenures. Containing the Original, Nature, Use and Effect of Feudal or Common-Law Tenures

      Dublin: Printed by Alex. M&#39;Culloh, For Sarah Cotter [etc.], 1754. Contemporary calf, rebacked, quite worn, ex-library, definite foxing and browning, yet a crisp usable copy Learned Hand&#39;s copy of the first Dublin edition of the most famous of all of Gilbert&#39;s works on the land law, supplementing both Coke and Littleton, influential upon Blackstone, with Hand&#39;s ownership stamp ("Learned Hand / Albany N Y") on the title

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        [Bibliotheca Meadiana, sive Catalogus Librorum Richardi Mead, M.D...]

      [London: Samuelem Baker]. 1754-55. First. Contemporary half vellum and blue papercovered boards. Title inked on spine. 232pp. Lacks the first two leaves (the title-page, and terms and conditions leaf), and the final ten pages. Some marginal notations at the lots, else a tight, very good copy. Important catalogue of the monumental library of Mead, London&#39;s leading physician, and one of the most important English book auctions of the Eighteenth Century. .

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        Monatliche Nachrichten einicher Merkwürdigkeiten, in Zürich gesammlet und herausgegeben.Jahrgang 1754-1755-1756-1757 in ein Band.

      Kaspar Ziegler 1754-1757, Zürich, - [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Observations on the Antiquities Historical and Monumental, of the County of Cornwall.

      W. Jackson., Oxford 1754 - Consisting of several essays on the Druid-Superstition, Customs, and remains of the most remote antiquity, in Britain, and the British Isles: exemplify'd and prov'd by monuments now extant in Cornwall and the Scilly Islands, faithfully drawn on the spot, and engrav'd according to their scales annex'd. with a summary of the Religious, Civil, and Military State of Cornwall before the Norman Conquest; illustrated by the plans and elevations of several ancient castles, an eastern view of the monastery and site of St. Michael's Mount: and a vocabulary of the Cornu-British language. William Borlase, Rector of Ludgvan. Folio, xvi, 413 pp. + errata. list of Subscribers, engraved map and numerous engraved plates, thirty in total. slight worm mark to lower margin last four pages. original calf, original red leather title label, front joint worn but firm. Excellent Clean Crisp Copy First Edition. 1754 [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Herman Boerhaavs Phisiologie (Physiologie) / Uebersezt und mit Zusätzen vermehrt Von Johann Peter Eberhard Der Weltweisheit und Arzneigelahrtheit Doktor und der Weltweisheit ausserordentlichen Professor.

      . Halle im Magdeburgischen, 1754, 8°, (16), 1128 pp., (32 pp. Register, Halbpergamenteinband; einige Lagen im Rand wasserfleckig, ansonsten feines und frisches Exemplar.. Erste deutsche Ausgabe des ersten akademischen Lehrbuches der Physiologie! - - "Boerhaaves "Institutiones medicae" erschienen seit 1708 in immer neuen Auflage. 1741 erfolgte die erste Übertragung ins Englische, 1740 ins Französische, 1754 *) unter dem Titel "Phisiologia" ins Deutsche. Dies Buch war das erste akademische Lehrbuch der Physiologie für Studenten. Die Wirkung dieses Titels: "Institutiones medicae" läßt sich in der Bezeichnung englischer und amerikanischer Lehrstühle für diesen Gegenstand verfolgen. Sie hießen sei damals vielfach "Instiutes of Medicine" und hatten vornehmlich Physiologie im Sinne Boerhaaves zum Lehr- und Forschungsgegenstand. So entstand in Edinburgh im Jahre 1726 ein Lehrstuhl mit der Bezeichnung "Institues of Medicine" unter Boerhaaves Schüler Andrew Sinclair. Er wurde erst 1874 in einen solchen für "Physiologie" umgewandelt." - "Im großen und ganzen enthält die Physiologie Boerhaaves keinen wesentlich Zuwachs an neuen Tatsachen. Doch bedeutet sein Versuch, die Physik und Chemie zur Erklärung der Vorgänge in der organischen Struktur heranzuziehen und die medizinische Krankheitslehre und Therapie von Boden naturwissenschaftlichen Erfahrungen systematisch zu begründen, einen lange nachwirkenden Anreiz zu ähnlichen Unternehmungen. Herman Boerhaave (1668-1738) hat vor allem seinen großen Schüler Albrecht von Haller für diese Fragen lebhaft interessiert und damit den Ausbau in der zweiten Hälfte des 18.Jahrhunderts den Weg bereitet." K.E.Rothschuh, Geschichte der Physiologie, pp.68-73 - - "In seinen experimentell-physikalischen Vorlesungen wirkte Johann Peter Eberhard (1828-1779) höchst fortschrittlich als Aufklärer und machte die Physik frei von allem Geheimnisvollen und Übernatürlichen, worauf auch die Titel seiner Bücher "Sammlung derer ausgemachten Wahrheiten in der Naturlehre" (Halle 1755) und "Abhandlungen vom physikalischen Aberglauben und der Magie" (ebenda 1778) hindeuten. Als Mediziner war er ein Anhänger Friedrich Hoffmanns; als Schriftsteller pflegte er neben der Zoologie und Physiologie insbesondere die Physik (Newtons Farbentheorie; Schall; Feuer, Licht und Elektrizität; Gewitter; Nordlicht; Himmelsfarbe) und die Mathesis applicata (Mühlenbaukunst, Hydrotechnik, Bergwerksmaschinen, Optik, Gnomonik). " Rudolph Zaunick, NDB 4 (1959), pp. 239-240 - - Lindeboom Nr. 76; *(Nr.75 (1734) weltweit nicht nachweis bar)

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        Praelectiones Academicae in Proprias Institutiones Rei Medicae. [Academic Medicine lectures] 7 volumes in 6

      Neapoli [Naples]: Sumptibus Dominici Terres; Ex Typographia Josephi Raymundi. G : in Good condition. Cover rubbed and scuffed. Scattered browning. Contents firm. Ex.-lib. Royal College of Surgeons with minimal marking. 1754. Editio Prima Neapolitana. Leather cover. 240mm x 180mm (9" x 7"). 1430pp. Text in Latin. Volumes 4, 5 and 6 published in 1755. .

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        Reflexions politiques sur les finances et le commerce

      La Haye, chez les frères Vaillant & Nicolas Prevost, 1754 - "Zwei Bände in 12mo ; XX, 416 S.; XII, 427 (1) S.; insgesamt 10 Falttabellen, marmorierte Kalbslederbände der Zeit, berieben und bestoßen, Gelenke zum Teil angebrochen aber fest, Kapitale mit kleinen Fehlstellen, reiche florale Rückenvergoldung, je zwei goldgeprägte Rückenschildchen, marmorierte Vorsätze, nur gering gebräunt und stockfleckig.Laut Coquelin et Guillaumin (S. 628) handelt es sich hier um die dritte Ausgabe. Nach Blanqui ist Dutot der Autor, der sich am intensivsten mit dem System von Law und den Ursachen seines Zusammenbruchs auseinandersetzte. Sein Buch ist von bemerkenswerter Klarheit. Vom Autor selbst ist nur bekannt, dass er der Kassenverantwortliche der von Law gegründeten ""Compagnie des Indes"" war. According to Coquelin et Guillaumin (p. 628) this is the third edition. Blanqui writes that Dutot is the author who best analyzed Law's system and the reasons for its collapse. He considered the work ""d'une clarté admirable."". Little is known about the author Dutot, other than that he was cashier in the ""Compagnie des Indes"", founded by John Law.Bound in contemporary marbled calf, rubbed and bumped, hinges partly cracked but firm, spines chipped with floral decoration gilt in compartments, contrasting gilt lettering-piece to spine, only minor browning or foxing.Coquelin et Guillaumin S. 628, Kress 5341, Einaudi 1703, Higgs 851" [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      No Publisher Stated, London 1754 - Title continues ".Of which IV are Introductory & include the Centurys prior To the Ist Olympiad; And each of the remaining LII contain in one expanded view, 50 Years Or Half a Century". Fep (blank), title page (reverse blank), Letter of Transmittal (reverse blank), Preface (4p); p1-20; 56 tables (mainly 2p each); 1754; at rear, second title page "Fourteen Maps of Ancient and Modern Geography, for the Illustration of the Tables of Chronology and History. To which is prefixed a dissertation on the rise and progress of Geography. By John Blair, L.L.D." London, 1768; 13 folded maps (sadly, this copy lacks Map No. 14, North America); Index (34pp). In the original leather covers with gilt decoration and dentilled edges, re-backed in matching brown calf with 6 raised bands and gilt dec. ; marbled endpapers. An excellent copy, with only very minor foxing/discolouration, in excellent condition both inside and out, with no damage to the maps or text. (Due to the size/weight of this book, an extra shipping charge will apply.) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        [Bibliotheca Meadiana, sive Catalogus Librorum Richardi Mead, M.D...]

      [London: Samuelem Baker]. 1754-55. First. Contemporary half vellum and blue papercovered boards. Title inked on spine. 232pp. Lacks the first two leaves (the title-page, and terms and conditions leaf), and the final ten pages. Some marginal notations at the lots, else a tight, very good copy. Important catalogue of the monumental library of Mead, London&#39;s leading physician, and one of the most important English book auctions of the Eighteenth Century. .

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        Clavis Diplomatica, Specimina Vetervm Scriptvrarvm Tradens, Alphabeta Nimirvm Varia, Medii Evi Compendia Scribendi, Notariorvm Vetervm Signa Perpvra, Cet : Singvla Tabvlis Aeneis Expressa.: . .praemissa Est Bibliotheca Scriptorvm Rei Diplomaticae. Iterata Hac Editione Sic Ab Avctore Recognita, Emendata Ac Locvpletata, Vt Novvm Opvs Videri Possit

      Hanoverae : Sumpt. Haeredvm B. N. Foersteri Et Filii 1754 - Language: Latin. Physical desc. : [4], 60, 616, [20] p. , [52] 18, [1] plates ; 24cm. Subject: Diplomacy. Paleography, Latin. Abbreviations, Latin. Illustrations: facsimiles of handwriting. Very good copy in the original full vellum. Professionally re-backed with a new label; very impressively finished. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Scans etc. On request. 2 Kg. 616 pp. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Gründliche und warhafte Beschreibung der Fürstenthümer Hessen und Hersfeld, Theil 1-6.

      Bremen und Kassel, H. Brauer und J. Estienne, 1697/1754. - 6 Teile in 1 Band. Samt deren einverleibten Graf- und Herrschaften mit den benachbarten Landschaften, deren Natur, Eigenschaft des Landesm Frucktbarkeit, Wassern, Bergen, Wäldern, Gesunden-Salzbrunnen, Stätten, Festungen, Schlösser, Adeliche Häußer, deren Einwohner Sitten und Gebräuche, Religion, Commenthurey, hohe Schulen und Hospitalien, Regiments-Wesen, Erbverträgen, Austrägen, Erbvereinigung- und erbverbrüderung, gesetzen, Policey, Cantzeleyen, Revision- und Appellation-Gerichten, Ritter- und Land-Ständen, Einkünften. Zahlreiche Wappenholzschnitte und Stammtafeln, 10 Bl., 600 S., 4 Bl., 490 S., 67 S. Pergamentband der Zeit mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel (fleckig). Erste Ausgabe. - Demandt I, 87; ADB XLIII, 363 f. - Umfassendes Werk zur hessischen Landesgeschichte.Die ersten 5 Teile wurden von Winkelmann herausgegeben. Der letzte Teil beruht auf den nachgelassenen Unterlagen Winkelmanns und wurde von dem Hanauer Archivar Bernhard ergänzt. In dieser Vollständigkeit wegen seines langen Erscheinungszeitraums selten. - S.275-322 mit kleinem unauffällig hinterlegtem Einriss. Stellenweise stärker gebräunt, insgesamt gut erhalten. [Attributes: First Edition]

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