viaLibri Requires Cookies CLICK HERE TO HIDE THIS NOTICE

Displayed below are some selected recent viaLibri matches for books published in 1757


         SATIRE DEL CAVALIER DOTTI

      ÉDITION posthume, mais PRÈMIERE ÉDITION --EDIZIONE postuma ma prima edizione --ÉDITION en ITALIEN --REMARQUE : UN EXEMPLAIRE de cette Première Édition a été récemment proposé à 870 € aux Pays-Bas et a été vendu -- 1757 - à GINEVRA ( Genève ) Des Presses des Frères CRAMER -- COLLATION : 2 Parties en 1 Volume - COMPLET - 215 et 216 pages -- FORMAT : 8,5 x 14,5 cm - Epaisseur : 28 mm -- RELIURE : Reliure Plein Veau Havane d'Époque - Dos Long à Fleurons et à Inscriptions dorés - T outes Tranches Marbrées Bleu -- ILLUSTRATIONS : Bandeaux et Culs-de-Lampe -- THÈME : Les Satires du Cavalier Dotti -- ÉTAT : Bon état général à l'exception d'un très petit manque de cuir à la coiffe supérieure - 1 Coin est en état d'usage, 3 sont légèrement abimés - Les Plats encadrés de 3 Filets dorés sont sans épidermures - Papier Filigrané resté très frais - TRÈS BONNE TENUE DE LA RELIURE - Aucune rousseur -- POIDS : 240 grammes -- Présence de DEUX EX-Libris - Premier Ex-Libris : De La Luzerne - Second Ex-Libris : G. Hébert, 1893Pour une Remise en Mains propres sur Paris, me contacter ; sinon port à la charge de l'acquéreur ( GRATUIT en Colissimo Recommandé Ad Valorem pour la France métropolitaine --- Indemnisation 600 € )Per l'Italia (e dell'UE) Colissimo International Ad Valorem GRATIS --- Compensazione 600 €

      [Bookseller: ANTIKSBOOKS]
 1.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


         Carte de l empire d Allemagne. les routes des postes

      Artist: Vaugondy de Didier/ Gilles Robert (d) ; date: (d)1757 - - technic: Copper print; - colorit: colored; - condition: Very good; - size (in cm): 48 x 56; - description: Map of the post ways in Germany; - vita of the artist: Didier Robert de Vaugondy (1723 -1786) also known as Le Sieur or Monsieur Robert, and his son, were leading cartographers in France during the 18th century. In 1757, Gilles and Didier Robert De Vaugondy published The Atlas Universel, one of the most important atlases of the 18th century. To produce the atlas, the Vaugondys integrated older sources with more modern surveyed maps. They verified and corrected the latitude and longitude of many regional maps in the atlas with astronomical observations. The older material was revised with the addition of many new place names. In 1760, Didier Robert de Vaugondy was appointed geographer to Louis XV.Gilles and Didier Robert De Vaugondy produced their maps and terrestrial globes working together as father and son. Globes of a variety of sizes were made by gluing copperplate-printed gores on a plaster-finished papier-mache core, a complicated and expensive manufacturing process, employing several specialists. In some cases it is uncertain whether Gilles or Didier made a given map. Gilles often signed maps as M.Robert, while Didier commonly signed his maps as "Robert de Vaugondy", or added "fils" or "filio" after his name.The Robert de Vaugondys were descended from the Nicolas Sanson family through Sanson's grandson, Pierre Moulard-Sanson. From him, they inherited much of Sanson's cartographic material, which they combined with maps and plates acquired after Hubert Jaillot's death in 1712 to form the basis the Atlas Universel. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: Antique Sommer& Sapunaru KG]
 2.   Check availability:     ZVAB     Link/Print  


         The Law of Distresses and Replevins, Delineated, Wherein the Whole...

      1757. "Admired" for Its "Great Professional Learning" Gilbert, Sir Geoffrey [1674-1726]. The Law of Distresses and Replevins, Delineated. Wherein the Whole Law Under Those Heads is Considered; What Things May, Or May Not be Distrained; And the Regular Method to be Pursued in Suing Out Replevins, &c. Agreeable to the Present Practice. With Many References to the Best Authorities. To Which is Added, An Appendix of English Precedents in Replevin. [London]: Printed by Henry Lintot, 1757. viii, 358, [40], [2] pp. Includes two-page publisher advertisement, another one-page advertisement precedes title page. Octavo (8" x 5"). Contemporary calf, rebacked in period style, blind rules to boards, blind fillets along joints, raised bands and retained contemporary lettering piece to spine, hinges and corners mended. Light staining and a few nicks and scratches to boards, moderate rubbing to extremities, some wear to upper corner of front board, early owner bookplate to front pastedown. Light toning to text, somewhat heavier in places, light foxing to a few leaves, gift inscription dated 1884 to front pastedown. An attractive copy. $1,000. * First edition. This classic treatise reached its fourth and final edition in 1823. "The great professional learning which this Treatise displays, has long been acknowledged, and the judicious manner in which it is disposed has ever been admired.": Critical Review 49:292 cited in Marvin, Legal Bibliography 335. English Short-Title Catalogue T123878.

      [Bookseller: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.]
 3.   Check availability:     Direct From Seller     Link/Print  


         De la Manouvre des Vaisseaux, ou Traité de Méchanique et de Dynamique.

      1757 - A Paris, chez H.L. Guerin & D.F. Delatour, 1757. Dans lequel on réduit à des solutions très simples les Problêmes de Marine les plus difficiles, qui ont pour objet le mouvement du Navire. Par M. Bouguer, de l’Académie Royale des Sciences, de la Société Royale de Londres, Honoraire de l’Académie de Marine, ci devant Hydrographe du Roi au Port du Croisic & au Havre de Grace. 1 vol. in 4°, mm.200x256, (2b) + frontespizio in rosso e nero + pp. XXX + pp. 520 + 15 tavole f.t., p.v.r., incise. Bella legatura originale in piena pelle bazzana, decorazioni e titolo impressi in oro sul dorso, tagli rossi. Ottima la conservazione. Prima edizione di questo trattato di meccanica e dinamica sulle navi. L'Autore, fisico e geodeta (Le Croisic, Loira Inf., 1698 - Parigi 1758); membro dal 1731 dell'Accademia delle scienze di Parigi, partecipò (1735-1743) alla spedizione organizzata dall'Accademia per la misura di un arco di meridiano in Perù, allo scopo di risolvere definitivamente il problema della figura della Terra. Si devono al B., oltre a perfezionamenti di strumenti e metodi astronomici per la navigazione e geodetici, i primi studi di fotometria, l'invenzione dell'eliometro, ricerche di geodesia e geofisica, uno studio sulla rifrazione atmosferica basato sull'ipotesi che la densità decresca linearmente con l'altezza, ecc. OTTIMO ESEMPLARE SPLENDIDAMENTE CONSERVATO NELLA SUA LEGATURA ORIGINALE. Inv. 1024477 (1/1a) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: LIBRERIA ANTIQUARIA SACCHI SAS]
 4.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


         Carte generale du Royaume de Boheme du Duche de Silesie et des Marquisats de Moravie et de Lusace

      Artist: Homann Erben (d) ; issued in: Paris; date: (d)1757 - - technic: Copper print; - colorit: colored; - condition: Very good; - size (in cm): 48 x 54; - description: Map shows Bohemia, Moravia, Lusatia and Silesia with beautyfull heraldic cartouche; - vita of the artist: Johann Babtiste Homann (1664-1724) was born in Oberkammlach, the Electorate of Bavaria. Although educated at a Jesuit school, and preparing for an ecclesiastical career, he eventually converted to Protestantism and from 1687 worked as a civil law notary in Nuremberg. He soon turned to engraving and cartography; in 1702 he founded his own publishing house.Homann acquired renown as a leading German cartographer, and in 1715 was appointed Imperial Geographer by Emperor Charles VI. Giving such privileges to individuals was an added right that the Holy Roman Emperor enjoyed. In the same year he was also named a member of the Prussian Academy of Sciences in Berlin. Of particular significance to cartography were the imperial printing privileges (Latin: privilegia impressoria). These protected for a time the authors in all scientific fields such as printers, copper engravers, map makers and publishers. They were also very important as a recommendation for potential customers.In 1716 Homann published his masterpiece Grosser Atlas ueber die ganze Welt (Grand Atlas of all the World). Numerous maps were drawn up in cooperation with the engraver Christoph Weigel the Elder, who also published Siebmachers Wappenbuch.Homann died in Nuremberg. He was succeeded by the Homann heirs company, which was in business until 1848. The company was known as Homann Erben, Homanniani Heredes, or Heritiers de Homann abroad.

      [Bookseller: Antique Sommer& Sapunaru KG]
 5.   Check availability:     ZVAB     Link/Print  


         Histoire de l'Académie royale des sciences. Année 1748

      Chez J. Schoeuler 1757 - - Chez J. Schoeuler, A Amsterdam 1757, In-12 (10x17cm), (8) 371pp. et (2) 216-566p. et (2) 570-911p., 3 volumes reliés. - Edition illustrée de 5 planches pour le tome 1, 19 pour le tome 2 et 4 pour le tome 3, la plupart dépliantes, soit 28 planches. Pages de titre en rouge et noir. Reliure en plein veau brun marbré d'époque. Dos à nerfs orné. Pièces de titre en maroquin rouge, et de tomaison à la cire noire. Petite partie se détachant en coiffe. 3 coins émoussés. Frottement. Coiffe du tome 3 partiellement élimée. Bon exemplaire. On retiendra dans chacune des sections mentionnées les articles remarquables suivants : De la mesure des diamètres des plus grandes planètes, par M. Du Hamel. Recherches sur les cause du bouillonnement des liquides, par M l'abbé Nollet. Observations de l'éclipse de soleil, du 25 juillet 1748, par M. de Thury, Cassini, Maraldi. Mémoires sur les variations que l'on remarque dans les hauteurs solsticiales, tant d'été que d'hiver, par M. de Thury. Nouvelle invention de miroirs ardents, par M. de Buffon. Observations du diamètre vertical du soleil au temps du passage par son apogée, par M. Le Monnier. Sur les figures et les solides circonscrits au cercle et à la sphère, par M. Zanotti. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] Illustrated edition of 5 boards for volume 1, most unfolding. Binding full brown marbled vintage calf. Back to nerves adorned. Title pieces in red morocco, and tomaison in black wax. Small part coming off in a headdress. A blunt corner. Friction. Good copy. The following remarkable articles are to be found in each of the sections mentioned: Method for using large glasses of telescope without pipe during the night, by M. de La Hire. Physical reflections on a new phosphorus, by Mr. Lemery. Observations on Saturn, by M. Maraldi. General method for determining the nature of the curves, by M. Micolle. Corpses plunged in a whirlwind, by Mr. Saulmon. Of the curvature of the cylindrical vortex, by M. Saulmon. On pensules to seconds, by M. de La Hire. On the atmosphere of the moon, by Mr. Delisle. Observations on the turquoises mines, by M. de Reaumur. Precaution to be taken in the use of the resulting sequences or infinite series, by M. Varignon. Astronomical observations. (8) 371pp. et (2) 216-566p. et (2) 570-911p. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
 6.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


         S. M. Charles X. Roi de France el de Navarre. Né à Versailles. 1757

      Artist: Anonymus d ; issued in: Paris; date: d1757 - - technic: Copper print- Aquatinta; - colorit: colored; - condition: Tear on left and upper margin perfectly restored; - size (in cm): 55 x 36,5; - description: Charles X (Charles Philippe; 9 October 1757 ? 6 November 1836) was known for most of his life as the Count of Artois before he reigned as King of France from 16 September 1824 until 2 August 1830. An uncle of the uncrowned King Louis XVII, and younger brother to reigning Kings Louis XVI and Louis XVIII, he supported the latter in exile and eventually succeeded him. His rule of almost six years ended in the July Revolution of 1830, which resulted in his abdication and the election of Louis Philippe, Duke of Orléans, as King of the French. Exiled once again, Charles died in Gorizia, then part of the Austrian Empire. He was the last of the French rulers from the senior branch of the House of Bourbon descended from King Henry IV.Charles's political awakening started with the first great crisis of the monarchy in 1786, when it became apparent that the kingdom was bankrupt from previous military endeavours (in particular the Seven Years' War and the American War of Independence) and needed fiscal reform to survive. Charles supported the removal of the aristocracy's financial privileges, but was opposed to any reduction in the social privileges enjoyed by either the Church or the nobility. He believed that France's finances should be reformed without the monarchy being overthrown. In his own words, it was time for repair, not demolition.

      [Bookseller: Antique Sommer& Sapunaru KG]
 7.   Check availability:     ZVAB     Link/Print  


         Carte Reduite des Isles Britanniques.

      Artist: Bellin Jacques Nicolas d ; issued in: Paris; date: d1757 - - technic: Copper print; - colorit: original colored; - condition: Map in 21 sheets; - size (in cm): 87 x 55; - description: Decorative map of Great Britain with two cartusche.; - vita of the artist: Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703-1772) was the first Ingenieur Hydrographe de la Marine, and also Official Hydrographer to the French King and one of the most important French cartographers of the mid-eighteenth century. Bellin produced a substantial number of important separately issued maps, particularly reflecting continuing discoveries and political events in the Americas.

      [Bookseller: Antique Sommer& Sapunaru KG]
 8.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


         1757 Massachusetts Document with Paid 4 Pence "Sailing Ship" Vignette Embossed Revenue Stamp "Steady Steady."

      Hardwick 1757 - 1p. partially printed and accomplished, docketed on verso. 13 x 8 inches. MASSACHUSETTS STAMP ACT. Partially-Printed Document Signed "David White" dated during the French & Indian War period, conveying to Samuel Robinson "One Certain Tract or Parcel of Land Lying and being in Hardwick."With most of the wax seal remaining and signed at the bottom by Job Dexter and Sarah White. In 1755, during the second administration of Governor Shirley, the Massachusetts General Court, anticipating a war with the French, enacted a stamp act, or tax on paper, to pay for the construction of forts in Maine and the defense of the frontiers. The stamps were issued in half-penny, two-penny, three-penny, and four-penny amounts. The tax only remained in effect for two years. Old folds, two small wholes in upper right corner affecting one word of text, else fine 1p. partially printed and accomplished, docketed on verso. 13 x 8 inches [Attributes: Signed Copy]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
 9.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


         Theologia universa ad usum sacrae theologiae candidatorum. Mit gefalt. Stammbaum. Editio prima Veneta. 3 Teile in 2 Bdn.

      Venedig Balleoniana 1757 - Gr.-8°. XII, 639(1) S. u. IV, 720 S. u. 279(1) S. Blindgeprägte Schweinsleder-Bände mit je 2 Schließen (2 davon zu kurz, leicht berieben, bestoßen, fleckig u. mit kl. Abreibungen, Kapitale u. Außengelenke mit Einrissen, mit handschriftl. Titel u. Bibl.-Signatur auf Rücken). Thomas ex Charmes, Provinciae Lotharingiae Capuccinorum Definitore, Custode Generali, necnon antiquo Sacrae Theologiae Professore. - Tomus primus: Continens Tractatus De Prolegomenis, De Deo Uno, Trino, et Creatore, et Incarnato, necnon de Gratia. Tomus secundus: Continens Tractatus De Actibus Humanis, De Legibus, et Obligationibus variorum statuum, De Peccatis, et Virtutibus, necnon et De Sacramentis. Teil 3: Compendium Theologiae universae ad usum examinandorum. - Teils leicht stockfleckig, mit kl. kaum störenden Wurmlöchlein, Vorsatz im Bd.1 lose, NaT.

      [Bookseller: Daniel Osthoff]
 10.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


         Leerzaame Zinnebeelden Tweede druk [Avec :] Vervolg der leerzaame Zinnebeelden

      - Haarlem. Jan Bosch. 1757-1758. 2 parties en 1 volume in-4, demi-basane brune frottée, dos à nerfs.[6] ff. ; 220 pp. ; [2] ff. - [3] ff. ; XII pp. ; 144 pp. ; 90 pp. Ce beau livre d'emblèmes est illustré de 2 frontispices, de 80 figures gravées à mi-page et de 4 planches hors texte. La première partie parut seule en 1714 et la seconde partie, sortie seulement en 1758, se présente ici en édition originale. Ex-libris John Landwehr, grand spécialiste de la gravure flamande. 7067 GP17 [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Pierre PREVOST]
 11.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


         Die Geschichte des jetzigen Kriegs zu unpartheyischer Erkenntniß seines Anfangs und Fortgangs in Gesprächen im Reiche der Todten vorgestellt. Bd. 1. In welchem die Historie von A. 1756. und 1757. in X. Stücken beschrieben ist: Nebst einer Vorrede von dem Gebrauche und der Absicht dieses Buchs, und einigen Zusätzen zu den darinne enthaltenen Nachrichten, von den vornehmsten Generals und anden hohen Officiers, die sich bey diesem Kriege einen Namen erworben, wie auch einem gedoppelten Register. [Tit. v. Tl. 1 in Bd. 1, die weiteren Tit.: Gespräch im Reiche der Todten].

      Frankfurth/Lpz., Raspe 1757 (3. Stk.) - 1761.. 1.-40. Stück (v. 55) in 4 Bdn. gr.-8°. 10 Bll., 52 S., 4 Bll., 172 S., 2 Bll., 54 S., 2 Bll., 54 S., 2 Bll., 54 S., 2 Bll., 54 S., 2 Bll., 46 S., 2 Bll., 54 S., 2 Bll., 54 S. Mit 1 gest. Frontisp. u. 10 (davon gefalt.) kolor. Karten; 2 Bll., 54 S., 2 Bll., 54 S., 2 Bll., 54 S., 2 Bll., 44 S., 2 Bll., 54 S., 2 Bll., 54 S., 2 Bll., 54 S., 2 Bll., 54 S., 2 Bll., 54 S., 2 Bll., 52 S. Mit 10 mehrf. gefalt. kolor. Karten; 1 Bl., 546 S., 13 Bll. Mit 10 mehrf. gefalt. kolor. Karten; 532 S., 13 Bll., 12 Bll. Mit 9 mehrf. gefalt. kolor. Karten. Insges. 39 (dav. 38 gefalt.) kolor. Karten. Ldr. d. Zt. Kap. berieb. Namenstempel auf flieg. Vors. Karte einger. Goedeke IV, I, 577; VD18 90310764 - 1.-5. Stück: Graf v Schwerin - Fürst v. Piccolomini. 6. - 7. Stück: Karl Friedrich Wilhelm zu Brandenburg-Anspach - Friedrich Wilhelm Herzog v. Hollstein-Beck. 8. -10. Stück: Königin v. Polen Maria Josepha - Churfürstin v. Brandenburg Sophia Dorothea. 11. - 20. Stück Ludwig Christian, Stollberg Seuderisch - Hannß Carl v. Winterfeld. 3. Bd. 1. Stück: (= 21.) - 30. August Wilhelm, Prinz v. Preussen - Anna (Erbstatthalterin der vereinigten Niederlande). 31.-40. Stück: Landgraf v. Hessen-Kassel Wilhlem der Achte - Prinz Eugen. Mit Karten v. Dresden, Göttingen, Minden, Landshut u. a,

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Burgverlag]
 12.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


         Deutsches Stockholmisches Gesang-Buch : Darinnen die besten Lieder aus dem bisherigen alten und neuen Buch zusammen gedruckt, und die Nummern über den Liedern nach dem letztern behalten sind ; Samt Einem Anhang Einiger erbaulichen Lieder, Wie auch den gewöhnlichen Sonn- Festtag- und Passions-Texten, der Geschichte von der Zerstörung Jerusalems Und einem Kurtzen Gebet-Buch, Zum Nutzen der hiesigen Deutschen Versammlung.

      Stockholm, Grefing 1757 - 11 Bl., 624, 210 S., 4 Bl., 18 cm, geprägter Ledereinband der Zeit berieben, goldgeprägte Schnittkanten, eine Lederschließe fehlt, Titelblatt am Rücken teilweise gelöst, unterer Rand mit Wasserfleck. Sprache: deu

      [Bookseller: Wissenschaftliches Antiquariat Köln]
 13.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


         Commentarius ad Institutionum juris civilis libros IV brevis, analyticus, methodicus, in quo praeter quaestiones plurimas, ac controversias passim insertas, additiones hinc inde ex jure potissimum consuetudinario nonnullarum provinciarum reperiuntur cura & studio Valerii Andreae Desselii J.U.D. & professoris regii

      Apud Nicolaum Pezzana, Venetiis 1757 - In-4 (270x175), pp. (8), 554, (2). Frontespizio in rosso e nero. Testo bicolonnato. Legatura coeva in mezza pelle con titoli incisi in oro su tassello al dorso. Fregio xilografico al titolo. Lievi sporadiche fioriture, ma bell'esemplare [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: AU SOLEIL D'OR Studio Bibliografico]
 14.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


         Essai sur les causes du déclin du commerce étranger de la Grande Bretagne.s.l., s.e., 1757.

      s.l., s.e. 1757 - Due volumi di cm. 16,5, pp. (2) 302; (2), 392. Fregio al frontespizio, alcune testatine e capilettera xil. Graziosa legatura coeva in mezza pelle con punte; dorso a 5 nervi con titoli, filetti ornati e fregi in oro. Carta decorata ai piatti e tagli spruzzati. Mancanza alla parte alta del dorso di un volume e qualche forellino; lievi fioriture e qualche sporadica macchetta. Esemplare nel complesso genuino e ben conservato. Matthew Decker (1679-1749), nativo di Amsterdam, fu direttore della East India Company ed esperto di dinamiche commerciali. Definito da Adam Smith "an excellent authority", Decker si distinse per una visione del commercio internazionale basata sulla condanna delle restrizioni economiche. Le difficoltà della politica commerciale della Gran Bretagn sono indagnate puntigliosamente in relazione al sistema fiscale vigente nella prima metà del Settecento. La soluzione proposta da Decker consisteva nell'abolizione dei dazi e nell'istituzione di una tassa sul lusso, misura finalizzata a contrastare i monopoli, a fortificare i redditi più bassi anche attraverso il rilancio dell'industria. Prima traduzione francese (prima assoluta 1744) curata da J.P. de Gua de Malves, che integrò il lavoro di Decker con un brillante commento critico. Opera interessante e poco comune. Cfr. Kvk; Kress 5600; Goldsmiths 9242; Higgs 1465; non in Cat. Einaudi. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Apuleio]
 15.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


         Gabio, Antica Città Di Sabina. Scoperta Ove e' Ora. Torri, Ovvero Le Grotte Di Torri. Discorso in Cui Si Ragiona Ancora De SS. Martiri Getulio, e Giacinto,, Con Varie Notizie Di Alcuni Luoghi Circonvicini.

      Per Ottavio Puccinelli, Roma 1757 - Galletti Pierluigi: Gabio, Antica Città Di Sabina. Scoperta Ove e' Ora. Torri, Ovvero Le Grotte Di Torri. Discorso in Cui Si Ragiona Ancora De SS. Martiri Getulio, e Giacinto, Con Varie Notizie Di Alcuni Luoghi Circonvicini. In Roma, Per Ottavio Puccinelli, 1757. Eng: Large 4to, good quality half vellum, pp. XVI - 196, with folding map. Original edition, Minor signs of foxing, otherwise a very good copy with ample margins and deckled edges. Ita: In 4to grande, buona mezza pergamena moderna, pp. XVI - 196, con una carta ripiegata fuori testo. Edizione originale. Lievi fioriture ma bell'esemplare a pieni margini con barbe. Size: 4to [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Henry Pordes Books Ltd]
 16.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


         Histoire générale des voyages, ou, Nouvelle collection de toutes les relations de voyages par mer et par terre. Nouvelle Édition. Tome 15. Voyages aux Indes orientales par le sud-ouest.

      De Hondt, La Haye 1757 - XVI, 402 S., [2] Bl., 28 gest., teils ausklappb. Ansichten, 15 gest., teils gef. Kt. Ledereinbd, Ecken und Kanten bestoßen, Decken beschabt, Kapitale teils eingerissen, vereinzelt alte Wurmlöcher, Lesebändchen, reiche Rückenvergoldung mit Titel-Schildchen, Rundum-Rotschnitt, marmorierte Vorsätze. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Sebastian Vogler]
 17.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


         La Divina Commedia di Dante Alighieri con varie annotazioni, e copiosi Rami adornata. Dedicata alla sagra imperial maestà di Elisabetta Petrowna imperatrice di tutte le Russie ec.ec.ec. dal conte don Cristoforo Zapata de Cisneros. Tomo secondo. Tomo terzo. Tomo quarto parte prima.

      - In Venezia, presso Antonio Zatta, 1757-1758 voll. 3 (su 5), in-4, cartonature rustiche originali (qualche rinforzo ai dorsi dei volumi secondo e terzo, manca il dorso del quarto), pp. CCCCXIII, [3], l'ultima carta bianca (33 tavv.) - CCCCLII, [4], 103, [1] (33 tavv.) - XII, 408 (4 tavv.). Con complessivamente 70 tavv. incise in rame f.t. (33 + 33 + 4) e altrettanti argomenti o vignette, sempre in calcografia, impressi all'inizio di ogni canto o di ogni opera. Edizione famosissima, fra le più ricercate del Settecento, qui presente in un esemplare mancante del primo volume (Inferno) e dell'ultimo (seconda parte delle altre opere). I volumi si presentano a pieni margini e con interni in ottime condizioni.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Oreste Gozzini snc]
 18.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


         Estatutos dos mercadores de retalho.

      Lisbon Miguel Rodrigues 1757 - folio, with a large armorial woodcut on title-page, (2) + 14 + (12)pp., recent marbled boards lettered on spine. A fine, crisp, copy. Probably the first edition. An interesting example of the economic reforms put in place by the Marquis de Pombal, in this case codifying national regulations affecting the retail trade, shop keepers and merchants. Pombal, secretary of state for internal affairs, and de facto Prime Minister of Portugal from 1750 to 1777, is noted for his swift and competent leadership in the aftermath of the 1755 Lisbon earthquake. He implemented sweeping economic policies in Portugal to regulate commercial activity and standardize quality throughout the country. The present rules of engagement for the retail trade were part of that reform. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: John Drury Rare Books ABA ILAB]
 19.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


         De tumore ligamentorum circa articulos, fungo articulorum dicto.

      - Leiden, C. Wishoff, 1757. 4to. 4 Bl., 52 S., 1 Bl. Halbpergament d. Zeit (berieben u. verblaßt, Kanten bestoßen). Erste Ausgabe. - Medizinische Inauguraldissertation über die Gelenkgeschwulste. Der jüngere Reimarus, Sohn des bedeutenden Aufklärungsphilosophen Hermann Samuel Reimarus und Herausgeber von dessen epochemachenden Untersuchungen zur Tierpsychologie, hatte zunächst in Göttingen, dann in Leiden Medizin und Naturwissenschaften studiert. 1754 ging er nach Edinburgh, wo er in nähere Beziehung zu Erasmus Darwin, James Keir, Alexander Munro (II.) u.a. trat. Dieser studentische Freundeskreis bildete den Ursprung der Edinburgher Medizinischen Gesellschaft. 1755 ging Reimarus zusammen mit Erasmus Darwin nach London, wo sie "Zeltgenossen" (contubernalis) waren und wo Reimarus neben seinem Studium besonders die Hospitäler besuchte. Hier lernte er die Einimpfung der Blattern kennen, die er später erfolgreich in seiner Vaterstadt Hamburg eingeführt hat. 1756 ging Reimarus wieder zurück nach Leiden und promovierte mit der vorliegenden Arbeit. Sie ist besonders bemerkenswert durch ein langes 9-strophiges Widmungsgedicht von Erasmus Darwin: "Erubescere me fecit inopinato, abundantia quidem amoris captus, Vir amicissimus, Erasmus Darwin . Edinburgi olim studiorum socius, Londini etiam contubernalis". In diesem Gedicht, wohl sein poetischer Erstling, spielt Darwin auf die Vielseitigkeit der Interessen seines Freundes an, der sich nur schwer zwischen drei "Bräuten", der Botanik, Chemie und Medizin, entscheiden konnte - ein Charakterzug, der in noch ausgeprägterem Maße auf Darwin selbst zutraf. Reimarus selbst war mehr ein Praktiker. Er hat als erster den Gedanken geäußert, dass ansteckende Krankheiten nicht durch Gifte, sondern durch lebendige Organismen (Bazillen) verbreitet würden, und er entdeckte die für Augenoperationen wichtige Wirkung des Atropin (Belladonna). Seine Dissertation über die Gelenkgeschwulste wurde von G. B. Morgagni in seinem unsterblichen Werk 'De sedibus et causis morborum' zum Teil ausgezogen und mit viel Lob beehrt und von Haller eines Nachdruckes für wert befunden. - Hirsch/Hüb. IV,756; ADB 27, 705; Jöcher/Rotermund VI; Schröder VI, 201,1; nicht bei Waller u. Blake. - Eine weitere medizinische Dissertation (über Entzündung des Nagelbettes) angebunden: J. PLOOS VAN AMSTEL. De paronychia. Leiden, G. Wishoff u. J. Bos, 1758. 2 Bl., 31 S., 6 Bl. - Durchgehend gebräunt u. stockfleckig.

      [Bookseller: Buch & Consult Ulrich Keip]
 20.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


         The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle Volume XXVII (27) January to December 1757

      London: D Henry; R Cave. G : in Good condition without dust jacket. 20th century binding with new eps. Some foxing and set-off. 1757. First Edition. Buff hardback cloth cover. 220mm x 140mm (9" x 6"). iii, 608pp, [xvi] + plates. 21 b/w plates and maps (many fold-out). .

      [Bookseller: Barter Books Ltd]
 21.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


         Histoire du Bas-Empire, En Commençant a Constantin Le Grand Tomes 1 - 22

      Paris: Saillant & Nyon, 1757-81. Leatherbound. Very good. 22 vols.: 627; 555; 440; 474; 509; 559; 511; 584; 514; 536; 522; 532; 501; 512; 505; 478; 602; 480; 480; 544; 496; 532 p. 18 cm. Full leather with raised bands, gilt trim, burgundy spine labels. Red text block edges, marbled endpapers. Corners bumped, a few spine ends chipped. Scuffs to front of vol. 10. Ink signatures, inscriptions, ink stamps, blind stamps on title pages, depending on the volume. Tear in front pastedown vol. 3. Vol. 22 continuée par M. Ameilhon. Vols. 23 to 27 by Hubert-Pascal Ameilhon not included. French text.

      [Bookseller: Attic Books]
 22.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


         A Guide to the Knowledge of the Rights and Privileges of Englishmen. Containing . . . Magna Charta, with Remarks thereon . . . The Habeas Corpus Act . . . The Bill of Rights . . . To which is added, [John Somers] The Security of Englishmens Lives [etc.]

      Printed for J. Scott, at the Black Swan in Pater-noster-Row, London 1757 - Contemporary sheep, quite rubbed, rebacked, with the errata pasted down on the verso of the title; a clean usable copy One of the principal works of Somers, "the embodiment of the perfect Whig" in Holdsworth's words, and "a master of legal principles [and] of presenting them in a lucid form", with the glossed landmarks of English constitutional law prefacing its text

      [Bookseller: Meyer Boswell Books, Inc., member ABAA]
 23.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


         Vida y Virtutes de la serenissima senora Da. Maria Ana, Reyna de Portugal, y Los Algarves, Princesa Real de Hungaria, y Bohemia, y Archiduquesa de Austria, etc. Trans. from the Latin by Joseph Guerra.

      Madrid, Antonio Marin 1757 - With engr. portrait of Maria- Anna by Josef Flipart. 12 unn. leaves (incl. title), 282 pp. 8vo. Contemp. red morocco, wide border around sides formed of 2 different flower stamps, spine richly gilt, e.g., gilt heraldic supralibros with the arms of Maria-Barbara of Portugal, Queen of Spain. Madrid, Antonio Marin, 1757. First edtion in Castellan of a biography of Maria-Anna of Austria (1683-1754), Queen of Portugal, daughter of Emperor Leopold I of Austria. She was married to King John V (the Magnanimous) of Portugal, whose reign was marked by a long period of peace. Written in Latin by the Jesuit Joseph Ritter (1698-1761), her confessor, the work was initially published in Latin by Trattner in Vienna in 1756. This biography was commissioned by her daughter Maria-Barbara of Portugal (1711-1798), married to Ferdinand VI, King of Spain, to whom it is dedicated, and whose arms adorn the binding.- Fine typography, printed on heavy stock, in a beautiful binding. - Sommervogel VI, 1877; Palau 269578. BINDINGS ; PORTUGAL ; [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Hellmut Schumann Antiquariat]
 24.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


         Relaçam do estrago, e catastrof, succedido na ilha de S. Jorge, e mais circumvisinhas. Por J. A. B. D. M. F. P. E. S.

      Lisbon, n.pr., 1757. - 4°, later patterned blue and white wrappers (fading at spine and fore-edge). Woodcut ornament (bowl of fruit and flowers) on title page. Light browning. Overall in very good condition. 7 pp. *** FIRST EDITION; it was reprinted in Ponta Delgada, 1977. The author recounts the effects of an earthquake that struck the Azores on July 9-10, 1757, and the tsunami that followed, which together caused the loss of 1,200 lives. The island of São Jorge was hardest hit. Details are given of the destruction of many villages and the actions of Manuel Rodrigues Pereira and Bishop Valerio do Sacramento.The 1757 earthquake was one of at least six major eruptions suffered by the volcanic Azores between 1580 and 1907. Online sources give the death toll in 1757 as 1,053 rather than 1,200.*** Figanière 1094. Coimbra, Miscelâneas 1559. Not in Innocêncio or Fonseca, Pseudónimos. Not in Guerra Andrade, Dicionário de pseudónimos e iniciais de escritores portugueses. Porbase locates three copies, all at the Biblioteca Nacional de Portugal. Not located in Copac. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Richard C. Ramer Old and Rare Books]
 25.   Check availability:     IberLibro     Link/Print  


         1757 Massachusetts Document with Paid 4 Pence "Sailing Ship" Vignette Embossed Revenue Stamp "Steady Steady."

      Hardwick, 1757. 1p. partially printed and accomplished, docketed on verso. 13 x 8 inches. Old folds, two small wholes in upper right corner affecting one word of text, else fine. 1p. partially printed and accomplished, docketed on verso. 13 x 8 inches. MASSACHUSETTS STAMP ACT. Partially-Printed Document Signed "David White" dated during the French & Indian War period, conveying to Samuel Robinson "One Certain Tract or Parcel of Land Lying and being in Hardwick." With most of the wax seal remaining and signed at the bottom by Job Dexter and Sarah White. In 1755, during the second administration of Governor Shirley, the Massachusetts General Court, anticipating a war with the French, enacted a stamp act, or tax on paper, to pay for the construction of forts in Maine and the defense of the frontiers. The stamps were issued in half-penny, two-penny, three-penny, and four-penny amounts. The tax only remained in effect for two years.

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller ]
 26.   Check availability:     ABAA     Link/Print  


         Atlas Universel

      Large folio (560 x 445 mm); engraved title-page, 2 page introduction, 34-page geographical text with index page, six-page subscription list calling for 517 subscribers; 108 double-page engraved maps in original outline colour, listed in a letterpress table pasted to the front end-paper, twelve of the ancient world, 96 modern maps. Some light waterstaining along the lower border. Contemporary cat's paw calf, professionally rebacked and repaired, old spine laid down with seven raised bands, gilt decoration and red morocco label; extremities slightly worn, some minor loss to decoration on spine. Paris : Gilles & Didier Robert de Vaugondy, 

      [Bookseller: Maggs Bros. Ltd.]
 27.   Check availability:     Direct From Seller     Link/Print  


         Ulm eine considerable Freye Reichs Statt . (auch lat. Titel).

      Augsburg: Seutter/Lotter 1735/1757 - Altkolor. Kupferstich, 59 x 50 cm. Prachtexemplar. * Sehr dekoratives Blatt: im oberen Teil große Ansicht aus der Vogelschau mit Einzeichnung aller Gebäude, umgeben von starken Befestigungsanlagen, unten blattbreite Panorama-Ansicht gegen Südwesten gesehen. Am linken Rand Gebäudeerklärungen sowie ein gestochener dt. Text zur Stadtgeschichte. Mit dem zusätzlichen Verlegervermerk "Anjezo im Verlag bey T. C. Lotter in Augsb(urg)". Das ursprünglich in der Offizin von Matthäus Seutter erschienene Blatt wurde nach dessen Tod (1757) mit unveränderter Kupferplatte, jedoch mit hinzugravierter Verlagsadresse von Lotter weiterhin herausgegeben. Lit.: M. Ritter, Die Welt aus Augsburg. Landkarten von T. C. Lotter (1717-1777) und seinen Nachfolgern. Berlin 2014.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Ruthild Jäger]
 28.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


         Carta de la Mar del Sur, o Mar Pacifico, entre el Equador, y 39 1/2 de latitud Septentrional hallada por el Almirante Jorge Anson en el Galeon de Philipinas, que apresó

      1757 - 23.5 x 22.7 cm. Mapa sumamente raro de la costa de California y parte del occidente de México que fue copiado de la carta de George Anson de 1748. En el ángulo superior derecho una cartela contiene el título y una leyenda que reza: "Viage de Anson. Lib 3. Cap.8. pag. 305. Mapa 33." En la esquina inferior derecha: "Joseph Gonzz. Sculpt. Mn." Arriba al centro la frase: "Parte de California". La costa californiana se extiende al norte desde Punta de los Reyes y las Islas Farallones, hasta el Cabo de San Lucas y la entrada al Golfo de California. Mientras que la costa occidental de México se extiende desde las Islas Marías hasta Acapulco y el Puerto del Marques. También están indicados Punta de Año nuevo, Punta de Pinas, Santa Catalina, Punta de la Concepción, Punta de S. Diego, entre otros. Apareció publicado en el volumen tercero de la obra de Miguel Venegas (1680-1764) titulada Noticia de la California, y de su conquista temporal, y espiritual hasta el tiempo presente. Sacada de la historia manuscrita, formada en México año de 1739 por el Padre Miguel Venegas, de la Compañía de Jesús; y de otras Noticias, y Relaciones antiguas, y modernas, y publicada en Madrid en 1757. Venegas fue un historiador jesuita nacido en la ciudad de Puebla que recibió la encomienda de redactar un informe sobre las misiones apostólicas de la Compañía de Jesús en California, y aunque nunca visitó este territorio, se sirvió de la correspondencia que mantuvo con los frailes evangelizadores y de los informes que éstos últimos elaboraron sobre sus misiones para completar esta relevante obra para la historia californiana, presentada en tres volúmenes. Aparentemente este mapa está basado en otro que fue publicado en una de las ediciones de la obra Viaje Alrededor del Mundo (1740-1744), del Almirante George Anson. Este libro constituye un apasionante relato del intento de una flota de la Marina Real Británica por circunnavegar el globo y de las penurias que sufrieron, pues de los casi dos mil hombres que zarparon murieron 1,400, principalmente de hambre y enfermedades. En el viaje de regreso a través de China, Anson logró capturar el Galeón de Manila Nuestra Señora de Covadonga, hazaña que le reportó fama y fortuna. Este excepcional mapa ilustra los puntos costeros más relevantes de la ruta comercial del Galeón de Manila. En 1521, una expedición española comandada por Fernando de Magallanes atravesó el océano Pacífico hacia el occidente y descubrió las islas Marianas y las Filipinas, mismas que fueron reclamadas por el imperio español. El Galeón de Manila era una flota de barcos mercantes que hacía viajes de ida y vuelta a través del océano Pacífico una o dos veces al año, desde el puerto de Acapulco en Nueva España (donde también se le conocía como "La Nao de China"), hasta Manila en las Indias Orientales, hoy Filipinas. Esta importante ruta comercial se estableció en 1565, luego de que el fraile agustino Andrés de Urdaneta descubriera el itinerario de tornaviaje desde las Filipinas a México; y se suspendió en 1825 cuando el proceso de Independencia mexicano terminó con el control español sobre los puertos de la antigua colonia americana. Los galeones de Manila navegaron el mar Pacífico por 250 años, llevando a España sus cargamentos de objetos de lujo, beneficios económicos e intercambios culturales. El principal motivo para la exploración de la California fue establecer posibles puntos costeros que sirvieran como estaciones para los galeones de Manila en el último tramo de su largo viaje de regreso desde las Indias Orientales.

      [Bookseller: Bolivar Old Prints]
 29.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


         Il diritto della Natura e delle Genti o sia Sistema generale de' Principii li più importanti di Morale, Giurisprudenza e Politica rettificato, accresciuto, e illustrato da Giovambattista Almici bresciano.

      Appresso Pietro Valvasense,, In Venezia, 1757 - Quattro volumi di cm. 25, pp. (2) xlviii, 323 (1); 472; 395 (1); 536. Ritratto dell'autore inciso in rame all'antiporta del primo volume e primo frontespizio in rosso e nero. Solida legatura coeva in piena pergamena rigida con titoli manoscritti alla base dei dorsi. Tagli marnorizzati. Un paio di sguardie anteriori assenti, qualche fioritura sparsa, una machietta al frontespizio del primo volume, esemplare peraltro genuino e marginoso, ben conservato. Si tratta della prima, non comune edizione originale della traduzione italiana di questo caposaldo del pensiero giuridio-politico mondiale. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Benacense]
 30.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


         Heures Imprimees Par L'ordre Demonseigneur L'Evesque, Comte De Lisieux

      Chez Jacques Du roncerey, Imprimeur De Monfeigneur 1757 - Hymns and daily devotional in French. Maroon leather. Decorative gilt stamp on cover and spine. Edges are bumped and rubbed. Leather on back has a small hole from a burn mark. Marbled endpapers. Gift inscription on front pastedown. 674 pages plus index. Back pages are damp stained. Silk ribbon bookmarks present but no longer attached. Several page edges are bumped. Very light foxing on a few pages. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bearly Read Books]
 31.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


         The Spectator.

      London: Jacob and Richard Tonson, 1757.(). Eight volumes. 8vo. 125 x 204 cm. From no. 1 to 635, (March 1, 1710-1711 to Dec. 20, 1757). Bound in cont. calf; gilt decoration and raised band on spines, rubbed. All bindings intact. With 8 engraved titles by Ravenet and Grignion. Ownership Ex libris of Robert Utter & Gooksborough.

      [Bookseller: Wittenborn Art Books]
 32.   Check availability:     Bibliophile     Link/Print  


         The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle. Volume XXVII (27) January to December 1757

      D Henry; R Cave, London 1757 - iii, 608pp, [xvi] + plates. 21 b/w plates and maps (many fold-out). G : in Good condition without dust jacket. 20th century binding with new eps. Some foxing and set-off [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Barter Books Ltd]
 33.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


         Stadtplan und Gesamtansicht ('Grund-Riss der Kayserlichen und des Heil. Röm. Reichs Freyen Stadt Lübeck').

      - altkolorierter Kupferstich b. Tobias Conrad Lotter in Augsburg, 1757, 49,5 x 57,5 Sahlmann, Die alte Reichs- u. Hansestadt Lübeck, Nr. 4.21.2 - Stadtplan von Lübeck umgeben von vier Kartuschen mit Titel, Erklärungen und Namensregistern. - Im unteren Blattdrittel Gesamtansicht von Lübeck mit Erklärungen von 1 - 28 ('Lübeck.')

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Norbert Haas]
 34.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


         The doctrine of fluxions : not only explaining the elements thereof, but also its application and use in the several parts of mathematics and natural philosophy.

      J. Bettenham: and sold by W. Innys 1757 - Second edition. xvi, 432, [2] p., 102 folding plates, errata. Fine modern 3/4 leather over marbled boards, raised bands, black leather spine label, gilt rule. Minor toning, marginal soiling, tanning to title page. Errata page trimmed close. Emerson's first book. Emerson was an important supporter of Newtonian mathematics. From the preface: "To say anything in praise of the Method of Fluxions, or of its dignity and rank among the mathematical sciences, would be as needless as to describe the excellency of bright sunshine above the twinkling light of stars; since anyone who is acquainted with the sciences will allow it to be a method of calculation incomparably superior to all other methods that ever were known or found out; and beyond which nothing further is to be hoped or expected. It lens its aid and assistance to all the other mathematical sciences, and that in their greatest wants and distresses: It opens and discovers to us the secrets and recesses of Nature, which have always before been locked up in obscurity and darkness. To this all the noble and valuable discoveries of the last and present age are entirely owing: And by this method Sir Isaac Newton, the worthy inventor, determined and settled the system of the whole visible World." A fun aside. Emerson turned down FRS, stating: "It is a damned hard thing that a man should burn so many farthing candles as I have done, and then have to pay so much a year for the honour of F.R.S. after his name. When a man becomes eminent, he has to pay quarterly for it. This is the way ingenuity is rewarded in England. Damn them and their F.R.S. too." [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Sequitur Books]
 35.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


         Antique Master Print-SMOKERS-DUTCH-INN-Teniers-Canot-1757

      - Original master print, titled: 'Les Fumeurs Hollandois'. It shows three men smoking pipes in a rustic tavern. A Fourth man is leaving through a door on the left. Handcoloured engraving on a verge type hand laid paper. Description: Original antique master print. Our definition of a Master Print is a seperately published print or series of prints, not being an illustrative print to a text. These can both be prints made by old masters (artists) or prints made by others (artists, engravers, etchers) after old masters.Artists and Engravers: Engraved by Canot after a painting by Teniers. This print was published by P.C. Canot, in 1757. David Teniers the Younger (1610-1690) was a Flemish artist, born in Antwerp. He was the son of David Teniers the Elder, while his son and grandson also became painters. He was a wildly prolific painter, creating over 900 works. During his life he started the Antwerp Royal Academy of Fine Arts, after having presided over the Antwerp guild of painters. Pierre-Charles Canot (c.1710-1777) was a French engraver, although he moved to England in 1740, where he remained for the rest of his life. Condition: Excellent, given age. Extremities a little browned, two printer's folds in the right margin, top edge tiny tears restored with paper tape. General age-related toning and/or occasional light soiling from handling. Please study scan carefully. Storage location: DP-B1-22 The overall size is ca. 22.8 x 16.7 inch. The image size is ca. 16.3 x 12.4 inch. The overall size is ca. 58 x 42.5 cm. The image size is ca. 41.5 x 31.5 cm.

      [Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector]
 36.   Check availability:     ZVAB     Link/Print  


         Il diritto della Natura e delle Genti o sia Sistema generale de' Principii li più importanti di Morale, Giurisprudenza e Politica... rettificato, accresciuto, e illustrato da Giovambattista Almici bresciano.

      Appresso Pietro Valvasense, 1757. Quattro volumi di cm. 25, pp. (2) xlviii, 323 (1); 472; 395 (1); 536. Ritratto dell'autore inciso in rame all'antiporta del primo volume e primo frontespizio in rosso e nero. Solida legatura coeva in piena pergamena rigida con titoli manoscritti alla base dei dorsi. Tagli marnorizzati. Un paio di sguardie anteriori assenti, qualche fioritura sparsa, una machietta al frontespizio del primo volume, esemplare peraltro genuino e marginoso, ben conservato. Si tratta della prima, non comune edizione originale della traduzione italiana di questo caposaldo del pensiero giuridio-politico mondiale.

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Benacense]
 37.   Check availability:     maremagnum.com     Link/Print  


         LE LIVRE DE QUATRE COULEURS

      Impr. des Quatre-Saisons 4444 (ma 1757), Parigi - Vera curiosità editoriale questo volume in 8° legato in cartonato rustico, sguardie, occhiello, frontespizio stampato in quattro colori, bella marca incisa in rame, motto anch'esso quadricromico Ridendo dicere verum quid vetat? posto intorno all'incisione, XXIV, 110 pp., bianca finale. Il volume è stampato in quattro colori diversi, dividendo equamente fra essi le pagine:blu, rosso arancio e marrone. Un gioco editoriale, una goliardata di gran classe voluta a Parigi da un gruppo di gentiluomini per stupire e meravigliare. Invero una gran fatica per lo stampatore ed un bell'oggetto per i futuri collezionisti. L'opera si presenta in bello stato, in barbe, a pieni margini, col vezzo del cartonato rustico, l'occhiello ed in minima parte il frontespizio restaurati ad arte ab antiquo. Sicuramente raro, una curiosità golosa per il bibliofilo.

      [Bookseller: Accademia degli Erranti]
 38.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


         Analecta Fastorum Zittaviensium oder Historischer Schauplatz der Löblichen Alten Sechs-Stadt des Marggraffthums Ober-Lausitz Zittau.

      Mit gest. Frontispiz und 6 (4 doppels.) Kupferstichen Umfangreiche Stadtchronik, die auch heute noch eine Fundgrube für den Historiker ist. Carpzov konnte noch aus Quellen schöpfen, die 1757 bei der Zerstörung Zittaus verbrannt sind. Vorliegendes Exemplar mit interessanter Provinienz. Es stammt aus dem Besitz des Historikers Carl Gottlob Morawek und wurde von diesem mit einigen zusätzlichen handschrlftlichen Blättern und aufgeklebten Zeitungsausschnitten getrüffelt. Die doppelblattgroße Stadtansicht wurde von einem späteren Besitzer entfernt, an ihrer Stelle liegt eine beschädigt eund aufkaschierte Ansicht lose bei. Der Stadtplan ist koloriert und ebenfalls aufkaschiert, außerdem ist zusätzlich die Landkarte der Oberlausitz aus Carpzovs Ehrentempel eingebunden. Außerdem sind die 2 Prospekte vom Berg Oybin und die 2 Wappenkupfer vorhanden. Seiten sind leicht gebräunt und teils gering fleckig. Gutes Exemplar der gesuchten Chronik.

      [Bookseller: Ostritzer Antiquariat]
 39.   Check availability:     booklooker.de     Link/Print  


        THEORICA, Y PRÁCTICA DE COMERCIO Y DE MARINA, EN DIFERENTES DISCURSOS, Y CALIFICADOS EXEMPLARES, QUE, CON ESPECIFICAS PROVIDENCIAS, SE PROCURAN ADAPTAR A LA MONARCHIA ESPAÑOLA, PARA SU PROMPTA RESTAURACIÓN. Beneficio universal, y mayor fortaleza contra los émulos de la Real Corona: mediante la soberana protección del Rey nuestro Señor Don Phelipe V

      - Madrid. Imp. Antonio Sanz. 1757. 3ª Impresión enmendada por el autor. 30x21 cm. 1 h. en blanco + portada + 17 folios de dedicatoria, licencias, aprobaciones, tabla + 454 págs. + 1 h. en blanco. texto a dos columnas, medallón grabado con el autor. Pleno pergamino época, cierres de cuerda, grandes márgenes y muy limpio. Firma anterior propietario en hoja de respeto. # hª España. Comercio [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librería Torreón de Rueda]
 40.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  

______________________________________________________________________________
More rare books found from 1757


      Home     Wants Manager     Library Search     561 Years   Links     Contact      Search Help      Terms of Service     


Copyright © 2017 viaLibri™ Limited. All rights reserved.