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        The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman. In 9 volumes

      London: R. and J. Dodsley; T. Becket and P. A. Dehondt 1760 / 1767. In nine volumes complete. Published 1760 to 1767. Signed by the author Laurence Sterne in volumes 5, 7 and 9 at the head of the first page. Contemporary full calf with raised bands to spines and maroon leather title labels. Gilt lettering and volume numbers to spines. In a custom maroon cloth box. Spines very skilfully rebacked to style. Slight variations in the calf boards. All the volumes are first editions with all points required. In volume 9, the dedicatory leaves are the variant B. Bookplates have been removed from two volumes. A very attractive set in Near Fine to Fine condition. . Near Fine. Full Calf. First Edition. 1760. Small 8vo..

      [Bookseller: Fosters' Bookshop]
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        A Pocket Companion for Harrowgate Spaw .. a particular account of the several Medicinal Springs .. shewing their different Nature & Uses towards restoring Health & Strength with Directions how to use the Waters ..

      First edn, Halifax, for J. Wood, 1760. Sm 8vo, [ii], vi, ms index, 56p. Bkplt, slight wear, light browning throughout, upper hinge weak, VG in old 1/4 calf, marbled boards, gilt title label. Scarce early account of the Harrogate Springs and Spa.

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        Urbis Romae veteris ac modernae accurata delineatio edita.

      Norimberga, 1760 circa. Pianta della città tratta dall'"Atlas Novus Terrarum" edito a Norimberga nel 1720. Incisione in rame all'acquaforte, colore d'epoca, cm 49,5 x 59 (alla lastra) più margini. Carta ricca di elaborati cartigli, legenda che riporta 14 rioni, una didascalia storica, e altrettanti stemmi quanti sono i rioni, ciascuno relativo a essi. Bella coloritura, buon esemplare.

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Botteghina D'arte G]
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        Des Semis et Plantations des Arbres et de leur Culture ou méthodes pour multiplier et elever les Arbres, les Planter en Massifs et en Avenues former les Forets & les Bois ........ par M. Duhamel du Monceau.... Paris MDCCLX

      Paris: H.L. Guerin & L.F. Delatour, 1760. Condition: 7 . Binding: Contemporary Half Leather Quarto 4to

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat Meuzelaar]
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        VENEZIA '700. SAYER ROBERT (1725 - 1794) editore e stampatore in Londra. Incisione all'acquaforte raffigurante la Riva degli Schiavoni...

      VENEZIA '700. SAYER ROBERT (1725 - 1794) editore e stampatore in Londra. Incisione all'acquaforte raffigurante la Riva degli Schiavoni sul Gran Canal a Venezia. Circa 1760. Misura mm 260 x 160 (ai margini mm 280 x 190). Lieve coloritura all'acquerello. Buona conservazione. (Rif.D2195)

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        Histoire et phénomènes du Vésuve. Exposés par le Pere Dom Jean-Marie Della-Torre, clerc régulier sommasque, garde bde la bibliothéque & du cabinet du roi des Deux-Siciles, & correspondant de l'Académie Royale des Sciences de Paris. Traduction de l'Italien par M. l'abbé Péton.

      - Paris, Jean-Thomas Hérissant, 1760. 12mo (16.3 x 9.2 cm). xxiv, 399 pp., one large folded map of Mount Vesuvius, the Bay of Naples and surroundings, and five folded plates with panoramas and other views of the volcano, caldera, etc. Contemporary full mottled calf. Spine with five raised bands. Compartments with gilt floral vignettes and small red morocco label with gilt title. Marbled endpapers, marbled edges. = The first French translation by Abbé Péton of Giovanni Maria della Torre's (1712-1782) "Storia e fenomeni del Vesuvio", largely dealing with the recent eruption of Mount Vesuvius near Naples. Péton edited the work and added new information. It includes a list of works/authors writing about Mount Vesuvius from 1631 onwards, and the lengthy "Dissertation critique sur les opinions courantes touchant les phénomènes du Vésuve et des autres volcans; par le pere Gaetan d'Amato", followed by the supplemental notes made by Della Torre in 1860, which were published in Italian in 1761. The last plate depicts the situation of the caldera on 30 April 1759. Rubbing to the boards, a few spots, small hole in the rear endpapers, otherwise a very good, clean copy. Ward & Carozzi, 2185. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        American Mathematical Textbooks 1760-1850 : Collection for sale

      1760-1850. A substantial collection of American textbooks of arithmetic, algebra, and geometry, including representative selections of primers combining lessons in spelling, reading, and writing with arithmetic, designated for use in schools, academies, and lyceums; textbooks of natural philosophy, astronomy, and mathematical geography specified for use in colleges; and ready-reckoners and other books of tables intended for tradesmen. Although textbooks for all levels of instruction are offered, the collection is strongest in those prepared for use in elementary and secondary schools. The reform of mathematical education through the introduction of "Pestalozzian" or child-centred methods of instruction is thus amply documented. The collection was built using as a guide Louis C. Karpinski's magisterial Bibliography of mathematical works printed in America through 1850 (Ann Arbor 1940, with three supplements published 1941-1954). Karpinski investigated the holdings of more than one hundred libraries and found that nine had purposefully collected in this field. According to his tabulated analysis, our collection would have occupied sixth rank, nearly approximating the holdings of Columbia University, exceeding those of Boston Public Library and New York Public Library. We offer 269 different works, plus 192 subsequent editions, for a total of 511 printed books, and in addition five manuscript ciphering and exercise books. Thirty-three eighteenth-century books are offered, fifty-five printed 1801-1810, sixty-five printed 1811-1820, ninety-five printed 1821-1830, 129 printed 1831-1840, 124 printed 1841-1850, and ten printed post-1850. Forty-one books in the collection are editions not recorded by Karpinski. Twenty-six books represent editions not yet recorded in the American Bibliography 1801-1819 (New York 1958-1966) and Checklist of American Imprints 1820-1844 (New York, Metuchen & London 1964-1993), the principal bibliographical tools available for the study of nineteenth-century American books. Another seventeen books in the collection have imprints different to those stated in the Checklist. With few exceptions, the books are offered in original condition and in original bindings, and the collection is thus of interest also to historians of the book. Textbooks published in the period before 1820 commonly were offered in three styles of binding: scaleboard (a shingle of wood, backed with leather, finished with either blue paper or marbled paper on covers), leather-backed boards covered by marbled paper, and full leather. In this collection, twenty books are in scaleboard bindings, forty-five in paper boards finished with marbled paper, and 259 in full-leather, the most expensive (and durable) binding. About 1820, a type of publishers' binding with printed covers became popular. Eighty-nine books are in such bindings, the earliest published in 1815, and several of these binding contribute valuable bibliographical evidence. A few books still retain coverings in cloth and paper fashioned by pupils to protect them from wear. As a rule, textbooks have been inscribed, drawn-on, or otherwise marked, more consistently than most books, by readers who are not usually purchasers. Few owners failed to write at least their names on the endleaves; many pupils added incantations against borrowers and thieves of books, sentimental verses of affection to other students, comments upon their classmates and teachers, drawings, rubbings of coins, pen trails and scrolls. Textbooks preserved in libraries are routinely rebound and this evidence of ownership discarded, to the detriment of scholarship. For example, forty books in this collection have ownership inscriptions by girls. When mathematics became inserted in the elementary curriculum, it was taught to boys and girls alike, however girls did not progress to study algebra and geometry. Ownership entries in books in this collection suggests that the moment of transition, when the stereotype of the non-mathematical feminine mind eroded sufficiently for algebra and geometry to be taught to girls, occurred about 1840. This early date contradicts suppositions about the elementary curriculum made recently by several historians. For additional information, click the PDF icon above.

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        Moscowittisch Pferd. Cheval de Russie. Equus Moscoviticus.

      - Kupferstich v. M. E. Ridinger, um 1760, 29 x 34,5 cm. Der Grauschimmel wird von einem Mann in langem Mantel geführt, dem ein Hund vorangeht.- Minimaler Rostfleck in der unteren rechten Ecke. JPEG-Bilder auf Anfrage möglich. Moscowian horse. "Moscowittisch Pferd. .". Copperplate engraving by M. E. Ridinger and J. E. Ridinger ca. 1760. 29 x 34.5 cm. JPEG pictures upon request. A man in a long coat leads the grey horse, in front of him his dog,- Tiny rusty spot in the bottom right corner.

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        Mecklenburger. Cheval de Meklembourg. Equus Meklemburgicus.

      - Kupferstich v. M. E. Ridinger, um 1760, 28,3 x 35 cm. Mecklenburger Schimmel wird von einem adligen Burschen geführt. JPEG-Bilder auf Anfrage möglich. Mecklenburg horse. "Mecklenburger. .". Copperplate engraving by M. E. Ridinger and J. E. Ridinger ca. 1760. 28.3 x 35 cm. JPEG pictures upon request. Mecklenburger white horse is leaded by a noble young man.

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        Ein ordentl. LandRoß. Un cheval ordinaire. Equus communis.

      - Kupferstich v. J. G. Seuter /Seutter, um 1760, 27,5 x 35 cm. JPEG-Bilder auf Anfrage möglich. Country horse. "Ein ordentliches Landross. .". Copperplate engraving by J. G. Seutter and J. E. Ridinger ca. 1760. 27.5 x 35 cm. JPEG pictures upon request.

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        Ein Polack. Cheval Polonois. Equus Polonicus.

      - Kupferstich v. Martin Elias Ridinger, um 1760, 28 x 35 cm. Ein stehendes geflecktes Pferd, gehalten von seinem Herrn in langem Pelzmantel. JPEG-Bilder auf Anfrage möglich. Horses of Ridinger. "Ein Polack. Cheval Polonois. Equus Polonicus". Copperplate engraving by M. E. Ridinger and J. E. Ridinger ca. 1760. 28 x 35 cm. JPEG pictures upon request. Decorative depiction of a dappled horse with its master who wear a long fur coat and a fur hat.

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        Kroat. Cheval de Croatie. Equus Croata.

      - Kupferstich v. M. E. Ridinger, um 1760, 28 x 35 cm. Pferdeführer leitet sein Pferd (Lippizaner?) durch einen Felsbogen.- Knapp bis zur oberen Druckplattenkante beschnitten. JPEG-Bilder auf Anfrage möglich. Croatian horse. "Kroat. ." Copperplate engraving by M. E. Ridinger and J. E. Ridinger ca. 1760. 28x 35 cm. JPEG pictures upon request. Guide leads his horse (Lippizaner ?) through a rock arch.- Cut nearly to the top imprint line.

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        Franzos aus Limosin. Cheval Francois du Limosin. Equus Gallicus.

      - Kupferstich v. M. E. Ridinger, um 1760, 28,5 x 35,7 cm. Darstellung des Limousin Pferdes, von einem Höfling am Halfter geführt. JPEG-Bilder auf Anfrage möglich. Limousin horse. "Franzos aus Limosin. . " Copperplate engraving by M. E. Ridinger and J. E. Ridinger ca. 1760. 28.5 x 35.7 cm. JPEG pictures upon request. Depiction of the Limousin horse hold by a noble horse rider

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        Ein Böhmisches Pferd. Bohémois. Bohemicus.

      - Kupferstich v. J. E. Ridinger, um 1760, 28 x 34,5 cm. Darstellung des Pferdes in gestrecktem Galopp. JPEG-Bilder auf Anfrage möglich. A Bohemian horse. "Ein Böhmisches Pferd. ." Copperplate engraving by J. E. Ridinger ca. 1760. 28 x 34.5 cm. JPEG pictures upon request. Depiction of the horse in full gallop.

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        Ein Gestütt Pferd. Un cheval du haras. Equus ex equitio.

      - Kupferstich v. M. E. Ridinger, um 1760, 28 x 34,5 cm. JPEG-Bilder auf Anfrage möglich. Stud. "Ein Gestuett Pferd. .". Copperplate engraving by M. E. Ridinger and J. E. Ridinger ca. 1760. 28 x 34.5 cm. JPEG pictures upon request.

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        Frühling, Sommer, Herbst und Winter. Die vier Jahreszeiten in vier Darstellungen.

       Vier Kupferstiche von J.G. Haid bei J.G. Hertel, Augsburg, um 1760, 30 x 20 cm. Dekorative Blätter in landschaftlicher Szenerie mit Architektur (Tempelruinen, Brunnen, Säulen und Statuen). Unter der Darstellung jeweils ein vierzeiliger Vers in Deutsch und Latein. - Links knapp an die Plattenkante beschnitten und alt angerändert, oben mit Wurmlöchern. - Kräftige Drucke. Versand D: 6,00 EUR Jahres- und Tageszeiten, Monate, Allegorie; Monate

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        Confirmirter und Concentrirter Chymischer Zinnober-Particular-Zeiger . der höhern Gold- und Silber- Probier- Schmelz- und Scheidekunst.

      - Nürnberg, Ch. Riegels Witwe, 1760. Doppelblattgroßes gestochenes Frontispiz, 1 Bl., 144 (recte 146) S. Moderner Halbleder im Stil d. Zeit mit typographischem Rückenschild u. dezenter Rückenvergoldung. Erste Ausgabe. Metallurgische Experimente im Anschluß an Naxagoras' (Pseudonym) einflußreichen Traktat "Chymischer und Alchymistischer Particular-Zeiger", der 1706 bis 1726 mehrere Auflagen erlebt hatte. Rosts eigenständige Scheidekunst behandelt insbesondere das Trennen von Edelmetallen wie Gold und Silber aus Legierungen mit Hilfe von Zinnober (Cinnabarit), um letztlich "alle Metalla und fast alle Mineralia so zu bearbeiten, daß sie hernachmals eine reiche Gold- oder Silber-Scheidung geben". Unter Berufung etwa auf Johann Joachim Becher und Georg Ernst Stahl (deren chemische Schriften die Grundlage für Stahls "Phlogistontheorie" über die Verbrennungsvorgänge bildeten), stellt Rost seine Schmelz- und Scheideversuche mit Legierungen vor und diskutiert die Resultate in Auseinandersetzung mit den Vorläufern. - Holzmann/Bohatta IV, 13489 (ungenau); Wellcome II, 382 (anonym, Initialen nicht aufgelöst); nicht bei Cole, Duveen, Ferchl, Ferguson, Neu usw. - Sorgfältig gereinigt, grüne Schnittfarbe im Kopfsteg verlaufen. Frontispiz mit Bereibungen im Bundsteg (geringer Bildverlust). Schlußblatt mit Logenstempel. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Rare Antique Print-CANAL-SAN MARCO-CITY HALL-VENICE-ITALY-Probst-ca. 1760

      - Antique print, titled: 'Venetia.' - This optical print shows a view of Grand Canal, Piazza San Marco and City Hall in Venice, Italy. Contemporary (old) hand coloured engraving on hand laid paper. Made by 'C.G. et P.S.C.M.' after an anonymous artist. Publisher: Georg Balthasar Probst (1732 - 1801) was a German artist, engraver and publisher in Augsburg, a major European publishing center in the 17th and 18th centuries. He produced architectural views of places around the world, including vues d'optique, which were published in various places during the last half of the 18th century, including Paris, Augsburg and London. Condition: Very good, given age. Remains of attachment to carrier to the rear of the sheet. Sheet overall a little browned. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully. The overall size is ca. 17 x 11.1 inch. The image size is ca. 16.3 x 10.7 inch. The overall size is ca. 43.2 x 28.1 cm. The image size is ca. 41.5 x 27.2 cm.

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        Ein Spanisches Pferd. Cheval d' Espagne. Equus Hispanicus.

      - Kupferstich v. Joh. El. Ridinger, um 1760, 28,3 x 34,5 cm. Dekorative Ansicht eines dunkel gescheckten Iberischen Vollblut, welches von seinem Reiter am Zügel geführt wird. JPEG-Bilder auf Anfrage möglich. A Spanish Horse. Equus Hispanicus. Copperplate engraving by Joh. G. Seuter and J. E. Ridinger ca. 1760. 28.3 x 34.5 cm. JPEG pictures upon request. Decorative depiction of a dark spotted Iberian thoroughbred horse led by its rider.

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        Spanisch Genett. Equus Hispanicus.

      - Kupferstich v. J. El. Ridinger, um 1760, 28 x 35 cm. Dekorative Ansicht eines sich aufbäumenden spanischen Apelschimmels (Rasse Genete, Jennet), von seinem Herrn am Halfter zurückgehalten. JPEG-Bilder auf Anfrage möglich. Spanish genet horse. Equus Hispanicus. Copperplate engraving by Joh. Elisa Ridinger ca. 1760. 28 x 35 cm. JPEG pictures upon request. Decorative depiction of a Spanish grey horse wich rears up.

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        Die Eisgebirge des Schweizerlandes. 3 Teile in 3 Bdn. komplett.

      Bern, Abraham Wagner, Sohn, 1760, - gr. in-8vo, Mit gestoch. Frontispiz, 2 mehrfach gefalt. Kupferkarten und 18 gefalt. Kupfertafeln v. Adrian Zingg, XLI + 3 Bll. + 237 S.; 2 Bll. + IX + 1 Bl. + 224 S.; XIV, 219 S. Stempeln auf d. Vorsätzen und Titelblatt, idem verso Tafeln u. Karten ?S.A.C Basel?, Papier-Etikette ?Geschenk von H. Hofman-Merian an den Basler-Alpen-Club?, Monogramm Stempel ?E W M?, Original H.-Lederband d. Zeit mit Rückenschild und etwas Rückenvergoldung, Kanten gering bestossen, Vordergelenk v. Bd. 1 mit Gelenkeinriss oben, insgesamt schönes Exemplar. Erste Ausgabe. - "Diese Beschreibung übertrifft alle vorhergehenden an Grösse, an Reichtum neuer Entdeckungen, und an sehr merkwürdigen Beobachtungen." (Haller I, 1483). - Frühe topographische, geologische und glaziologische Beschreibung der Alpen, "eine Hauptquelle für die Topographie der Schweizer Alpen" (Wäber). - Die schönen Kupfer mit Ansichten der berühmtesten Gletscher und Wasserfälle der Schweiz. - Tafel 13 stellt die erste Panoramaansicht des Mont Blanc dar. Die ersten beiden Bände sind eine historisch-topographische Beschreibung der Alpen; der dritte Band aber beinhaltet die darüber gemachten physikalischen Betrachtungen.Gruners Hauptverdienst lag in der Anregung, die sein Werk für das Studium des Hochgebirges und insbesondere der Gletscher gab. Er schrieb bereits das Wachsen der Gletscher einfach dem Druck zu. "Zugleich war er wohl der erste, welcher die Natur der erratischen Blöcke als Abkömmlinge aus fernen Gegenden richtig erkannte" (ADB 10, 40). Dieses Exemplar ist etwas gebräunt, vereinzelt fleckig, Faltkarten mit wenigen kl. Falzeinrissen, einer hinterliegt. Vorsätze und Titel mit zwei alten Stempeln, Tafeln u. Karten verso je mit altem Stempel.Exemplaire complet de ses 18 planches repl. et les 2 grandes cartes. Planche 13 montre la plus ancienne vue panoramique connue du Mont-Blanc. L?ouvrage contient également la relation de Windham qui visita la vallée de Chamonix en 1741, rare et recherché. (Perret). Relié en d.-veau d?époque, timbres du ?Club Alpin Suisse sect. Bâle? sur gardes et titres, également au verso des planches, pt. galerie de vers en haut (charnière) du T. 1. Généralement bel exemplaire.Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. Barth 18025; Haller I, 1483; Wäber 34; Lonchamp 1321; Poggendorff I, 965; Perret 2072 (franz. Übersetzung v. 1770); ADB 10, 40; NDB 7, 229 ff.; Perret, Regards sur les Alpes, page 75. Notice 13. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Per inclyti Circuli Suevici supremorum ordinum. Hancce Geographicam Sueviae universae descriptionem . dicat et consecrat Iohann Lambert Kolleffel. Impensis Ioh. Andreae Pfeffel.

      (Nürnberg), Homann Erben, (ca. 1760). - Grenzkolorierte Kupferstichkarte auf 7 gefalteten Blättern. Sandler, J. B. Homann S. 133. Tooley S. 502. - Der bei Homann erschienene Druck der zuerst bei Johann A. Pfeffel verlegten seltenen Schwabenkarte. - "Ihren Abschluß findet die Kartographie Schwabens in traditionellem Bild in der auch auf Michal aufbauenden Übersichtskarte von Lambert Kolleffel (ca. 1 : 250000). Der Druck erfolgte zunächst bei Pfeffel in Augsburg, später nach Ankauf durch die Homännische Offizin in Nürnberg um 1750. Der Informationsgehalt drückt sich durch 35 Signaturen aus. Das Gelände ist im Norden im Bereich der Täler durch Bergstriche angedeutet, im Süden im Bereich der Alpen und des Alpenvorlandes durch Bergfiguren. Noch im Jahre 1803 erschien eine zweite Auflage, obwohl in dieser Zeit bereits das moderne und groß angelegte Kartenwerk Schwabens von Ignaz Ambrosius Aman erschien." (Cartographia Bavariae. S. 116). - Schönes Exemplar in den unbeschnittenenund breitrandigen Kartenblättern. Teils leicht fleckig, minimale Randläsuren. *** /// *** Copyright: Matthaeus Truppe - Stubenberggasse 7 - A-8010 Graz - +43 316 829552 *** /// *** Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 0

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        L'Eneide Di Virgilio del Commendatore Annibal Caro. Tomo primo (&) secondo. Annibal Caro. Ens. 2 volumes.

      In Parigi, Presso la Vedova Quillau, M. DCC. LX, (1760), - gr. in-8vo, 1 titre gravé + 2 ff. + 314 p. avec 6 en-têtes gravées + 1 fin de chapitre + 7 planches gravées dont le frontispice / 1 titre gravé + 341 p- + 1 f. , avec 7 en-têtes gravées, 1 fin de chapitre + 7 planches gravées dont le frontispice, qqs taches brunes, typographie très soignée, reliure en veau glacé, pièce de titre au dos, petite touche au coiffes, filets or d?encadrement sur les plats, tranches dorées. Bel exemplaire. Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage.

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        Grimoire du pape Honorius

      first edition.Binding in full brown maroon tan. Back with ornate nerves. Title piece in beige morocco. Friction and epidermis on the back. 3 blunt corners. The guards seem to have been changed early twentieth century. S.n. A Rome 1760 [1800] In-18 (8,5x14cm) 11Pl. 132pp. relié

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        Edinburgh Evening Courant. June 4, 1760 - Sept. 7, 1761. Approx. 195 issues. Folio.

      Edinburgh: printed for R. Fleming and Company. 1760-61 - 36 x 24cm. (14 x 9½ inches.) 4 pages. Thrice weekly. Price 3½d. Halfpenny stamp. First 2, and final issue defective, issue for June 22, 1761 with rectangular paper repair to central crease not affecting sense; trimmed close to top edge with occasional sl. loss, some occasional water staining; issues mostly good & clean. Half calf, spine rebacked with paper. Published between Dec. 1718 - Dec. 1871. ESTC P2048. Preceded by only a handful of papers, most notably the Edinburgh Gazette, 1699, and the Edinburgh Courant, 1705. The 4 pages usually comprise two sides of advertisements (occasionally illustrated), foreign news - defeat of the French in India, the March of Russian troops into Berlin and battles in America between the British and French armies and Indian tribes - and a leading article or correspondence. These letters and articles provide both domestic & foreign news: from the death and interment of George II (Oct. 29 - Nov. 12, 1760), the court-martial of Admiral Byng (Aug. 23, 1760) and ?the unhappy murder of Mr Mathews? (Sept. 10, 1760), to a ?description of an entertainment given by the Indians of North America? (Oct 25 1760), an ?extract from the celebrated life of Mr Handel (Aug. 4, 1760) and numerous letters from soldiers in America (Oct. 4, 1760). For those unfortunate enough to be bitten by a mad dog, a rather painful remedy is suggested by J. Parsons on August 30, 1760 - the rubbing of salt into the wound.

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        En faveur de Antonio Aizine de Lecumberri y Sartolo].

      Pamplona, 24 de nobiembre de 1760, - in-folio, [177] feuillets calligraphiés, parfaitement lisibles, dans un encadrement noir, planche d'armes en couleurs, velours cramoisi, fermoirs métalliques, tranches orangées (reliure de l'époque). Velours légèrement élimé au dos et aux mors. Petites taches noires sur le premier plat. Gardes refaites. Qqs rousseurs. Etiquette de bibliothèque et ex-libris Amadeo Delaunet. Lettre de noblesse manuscrite donnée en faveur de Don Antonio Aiziné de Lecumberri y Sartolo, de Tuleda, le 24 novembre 1760 à Pampelune. Précédée d'une grande peinture héraldique de las "armas de Ayzyne", sous serpente de tissu bleu.

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        De Machina Electrica Carmen

      Ex Typographia Simoniana, NAPOLI 1760 - INTERLINGUE Raccolta di orazioni e trattati in latino ed italiano, tardo settecentina in buone condizioni, legatura ben salda, molteplici frontespizi in latino ed italiano completi di notizie bilbiografiche e tipografiche, diverse le marche tipografiche a carattere figurato, così come i finalini decorativi e a carattere allegorico, ritratto a piena pagina di Francesco Landi, corpo tipografico etergeneo, testo a piena pagina o su colonna

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        Opera omnia, recognita, aucta, emendata, multis in locis, atque in duos tomos distributa. Accessit V. Cl. Joannis Barbeyracii vitae Auctoris narratio.Lugduni Batavorum, apud Eliam Luzac (II: apud Theodorum Haak), 1760-67.

      Lugduni Batavorum, apud Eliam Luzac (II: apud Theodorum Haak) 1760-67 - Due volumi di cm. 33, pp. (22) 529 (45); (4) 464 (14). L'ultima carta del secondo volume, relativa all'indice delle leggi citate, è rilegata in fondo alle carte preliminari del primo volume. Tra le pp. 526 e 527 del I tomo sono inserite 10 interessantissime pagine manoscritte da mano settecentesca contententi i seguenti scritti di Noodt: In oratione de religione ab imperio libera; Responsum in causa matrimoniali, fedelmente trascritti dall'edizione napoletana del 1786. Bellissimo ritratto dell'Autore inciso in rame all'antiporta. Primo frontespizio in rosso e nero. Legatura coeva in piena perg. con titoli in oro su doppio tassello. Minime mende alla legatura, naturali fioriture dovute alla qualità della carta. Esemplare nel complesso ben conservato. Gerard Noodt (1647-1725), celebre romanista olandese, insegnò a Nimega, Franeker, Utrecht e Leida e fu autore di numerose opere che segnarono una svolta nello studio delle fonti letterarie ed epigrafiche. Premessa la vita dell'A. curata da Barbeyrac si riscontrano i seguenti scritti: Probabilium juris civilis, De jurisdizione et imperio, Ad legem Aquiliam liber singularis, De foenore et usuris, De pactione et transatione criminum, Observationum, De forma emanandi doli mali, De usufructu. De pactis et transationibus liber singularis, Dissertationes quatuor (De civili prudentia, De causis summi Imperii et lege regia, De religione ab imperio jure gentium libera), Responsum in causa matrimoniali, commentari alle Pandette. Non comune. Cfr. Iccu; non in Sapori che menziona altre edizioni. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        L'Oracle des nouveaux philosophes. [-Suite de l'Oracle des nouveaux philosophes]. Pour servir de suite et d'éclaircissement aux Oeuvres de M. de Voltaire.

      Berne, s.n. 1760 - 2 volumes in-8, XVI-374 pp. et [4]-VIII pp., puis pp. chiffrées 375-850, basane fauve marbrée, dos à nerfs cloisonnés et fleuronnés, pièces de titre, tranches rouges (reliure de l'époque). Infimes épidermures sur les plats, mais bon exemplaire. L'originale du premier volume est parue en 1759 ; le second volume, contenant la Suite, est ici en édition originale (premier tirage). L'ancien Oratorien Claude-Marie Guyon (1699-1771) était plus coutumier des compilations historiques faciles ; ici, l'ouvrage forme un essai d'apologétique catholique contre les conceptions des "philosophes", notamment Voltaire, et il lui valut d'une part l'estime (et une pension) du clergé, d'autre part les sarcasmes un peu énervés du principal intéressé. Cioranescu, XVIII, 33322. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        The Works of Mr William Shakespear Volume the Third

      Printed for Hitch and Hawes et al., London; 1760. 32mo. This is the third volume of the complete works of shakespeare, a very rare 18th century volume edited by Sir Thomas Hanmer, based on the editions by Pope and Theobold. This volume contains the plays 'As You Like It', 'The Taming of the Shrew', 'All's Well That Ends Well' and 'Tweflth Night; or What You WIll'.This exceptional book is tightly bound in leather with gilt lettering to the spine. There is the inevitable rubbing to the covers for a book this age and some bumping and chipping to the spine ends and corners. However, this little book is in excellent condition. Internally, there is a very small, neat ownership inscription to the front free endpaper and some mild age spotting and toning to the endpapers and page extremities. Apart from this, there is only very slight age spotting on the main pages, which is remarkable for a book of this age. In all, this little book is indeed a rare find, being both a scarce volume and in such lovely condition. This is a must have for any literature collector or Shakespeare enthusiast and would make an excellent investment as it is sure to grow in value with time. Please don't hesitate to contact us if you would like further details on this beautiful book.

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        1760 / 1759 - Americanische Urquelle derer innerlichen Kriege des bedrängten Teutschlands + Das durch innerliche Kriege bedrängte Teutschland: von deren ersten Ursprung hergeleitet, und historisch beschrieben, auch mit dazu gehörigen Land-Karten und Plans erläutert ( Mit reichlich altcol. Karten )

      s.u. Beschreibung Halbleder Halblederband der Zeit mit handschriftlichem RT. Leder mit kl. Fehlstelle am ob.Kap und größerer Fehlstelle am unteren Kap. Seitlich oben auf ca. 6 cm angeplatzt. Deckel etw. berieben, beschabt. Enhält ca. 70 altcol. Faltkarten ( Erl. folgt) Die Karten sind montiert, 2 fach bis mehrfach gefaltet, häufig mit entspr. Erläuterungen //// Beginnend mit ''Americanische Urquelle derer innerlichen Kriege des bedrängten Teutschlands...() 1760, Textteil 146 Seiten - bis zum Kap. '' Tapferes Verhalten des Herrn von Kersaint '' mit den Karten ( Amerika, Ostindien, Can. Laurenti Fluß, Guadelupe,Louisborg Isle Roale, Isle Royale, Eroberung Minorca, Insulen West Amerika, Seekriegsstück '' Belle Isle 1759'', Regni Galliae /// Nachfolgend ''Das durch innerliche Kriege bedrängte Teutschland: von deren ersten Ursprung hergeleitet, und historisch beschrieben, auch mit dazu gehörigen Land-Karten und Plans erläutert'' Teil1 - 1Bl. sehr schöne mehrfache Weltkarte, Nova Tabula Europae, - Asiae , - Africae , - Americae , 1 Bl. Vorbericht Seite 3/4, schöne Germanicum Karte, Faltblatt geogr. Beschreibung, Seiten 5 bis 16, Plan sächs. und preuß.Lager bey Pirna, Plan der Bataille , Karte Saxonia, nicht col. Stück Königstein, Seite 17 , Zweyter Theil bis S. 62 ,, Böhmen, Bataille Reichenberg, - bat. bey Prag, Belagerung Prag, Bat.bey Planian, Lankarte Rhein , - Westphalen, Niederschsen, Preussen, Belagerung Memel, Bombard Zittau, Bat. Hastenbeck, Belagerung Geldern, Bat.b. Jägersdorf, Überfall von Berlin, Reichsarmee bey Fürth, Bat.b. Rosbach, Lankarten v.. Brandenburg, - Schlesien, Belagerung Schweidnitz, Bat. Breslau, Bat. Leuthen, Belagerung Breslau, B. Haarburg. - Dritter Theil Seite 63 bis 130 , BelagerungMünden, LK Böhmne-Mähren-Schlesien( 1 Bl) , Preuss. Belagerung Schweidnitz,Preuss.Transp., LK v. fränk. Grayß, Übergang der Prinz Ferdinand Armee, Bat. Crevelt, B. Sangershausen, - Zorndorf, - Lutterberg,- Hochkirchen,- Neuß,- Collberg, Abbrennung der Vororte Dresdens, Eroberung Rheinfels, LK Schwesisch Pommern . Vierter Theil S. 1 bis Seite 76. Armeestück ( ca. 8 Karten) , Eroberung Anclam Demin, Bat.b. Bergen, Ret. der Alliirten, Preus.Exp. i. Böhmen, -dto Franken,Grundriss Bremen, Bat. Zülchau, Bat.b. Minden, - b. Frankfurt Oder, bei meissen , - bey M. oder Dohna sowie der Grundriß von Münster ( Grundriß MS + HB nicht col.) Karten teilweise gerändert ( insbesondere die ersten K.) , teilweise etw. unterschiedlich altersfleckig, im Textteil teils üblich altersfleckig, zu Beginn im Textteil an sehr wenigen Seiten eine kleine Fraßspur. 3

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      1760 - MENORCA / MAHON · 1760 · 1780 / PANORÁMICA / 36 X 102 CM. TINTA SOBRE PAPEL (Aguada) · Extraordinaria panorámica posiblemente del Taller de Giuseppe Chiesa o discipulos

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        Carte reduite des terres Australes

      Carte reduite des terres Australes. Gereduceerde Kaart van't Zuid-land. [Amsterdam? : c. 1760]. Copperplate engraving, 192 x 253mm., original folds, fine. In a sympathetic frame. The scarce Dutch version of Bellin's famous map of Australia, the projected Eastern coastline joining the charted territories of Van Diemen's Land and Carpentaria. First published in Prevost's voyages in French in 1753, later German, Danish and Dutch editions followed. Tooley 157.

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        La Science des ombres, par rapport au dessein (sic)

      Jombert 1760 - In-8 (198 x 120 mm) de XVI, 168, II, 2 et 14 + 4 pl. dépl.; veau marbré, dos lisse orné (reliure de l'époque). Édition originale. L'auteur était ingénieur géographe des armées du roi. La dernière partie de l'ouvrage est consacrée au "dessinateur au cabinet et à l'armée" : manière de dessiner paysages et cartes, et de mélanger les couleurs pour représenter les prairies, bois, marais, etc. Bon exemplaire malgré la coiffe supérieure endommagée, le mors faible et une trace de mouillure claire dans la partie supérieure. Ex-libris sur le titre Chevalier Turgot, et ex-libris Duchesne de la Sicotière. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Quattro Elegantissime Egloghe Rusticali

      Venice: Paolo Colombani, 1760. From the Collection of Arthur & Charlotte Vershbow. 4to (204 x 160 mm). 4 full-page engraved plates after Pietro Antonio Novelli (3) and Francesco Bartolozzi (1) by Antonio Baratti, title-page vignette, one head-piece and 5 tail-pieces, 5 ornamental initials. 19th-century quarter vellum, decorated paper boards. Some pale dampstaining to lower corners, generally crisp. Provenance: Philip Hofer; purchased from Andrew Robison, 1981. FIRST EDITION, of four eclogues on food and wine by various authors associated with the Accademia dei Granelleschi (as stated in the Introduction), including Daniele Farsetti, Tommaso Giuseppi Farsetti, Francesco Bracciolini, and Bernardino Baldi. The plates include one of the earliest works of Francesco Bartolozzi (1727-1815). The full-page illustrations face text that incorporates a large historiated initial marrying elements found in the opposite scene. For example, a beggar crushes garlic in a bowl, while the facing initial shows a garland of the same. Brunet IV:1005; Morazzoni 251; Moschini 122.

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        Memorie Boeck of Verzaameling van alderhande soorten van Lijsten in den dienst gebruiklijk sijnde &c.

      Dutch manuscript: 1760. 8vo (24,8 x 19,8 cm). (6), 174 pp. Contemporary full marbled calf, spine with 5 raised bands, spine and covers with gilt-tooled decorations, frames and fleur-de-lys, all edges gilt, gilt-decorated board edges, marbled endpapers. A nicely illustrated, neatly written, very well-executed, military manuscript, dealing with almost all aspects of the daily conduct of the army of the United Dutch Provinces in 1757. Frontispiece elaborately drawn in washed ink, depicting a court scène with an armed soldier. Four subtitles in cartouches, skilfully drawn in washed ink. Contents: An extensive number of lists concerning a variety of subjects regarding the army, a.o. (model)lists of regiments-strengthes, lists of officers and their payments; lists of regulations and publications concerning the daily army-functioning, a great number of very strict orders about the daily military matters a.o. sentries and guards, patrols, arrests, visitations, fires, passwords, paroles &c. Five campaign-plans (2 folding) for infantry and cavalry, a.o. plans of the Mühlberg- and Oosterhout-battles. Small damage to upper part spine and lower 1 cm of frontal hinge, hinges bit chafed. Otherwise a fine copy of a splendid 18th-century Dutch military manuscript. For a full description and more images please visit our website: .

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        La Port neuf, ou l Arsenal de Toulon, Vue de l angle du Parc d Artillerie.

      Artist: Vernet/ Bassocu Carl/ Cochin N/ JPh; issued in: Paris; date: ca 1760 - - technic: Copper print; - colorit: original colored; - condition: Very good; - size (in cm): 52 x 73; - description: Beautiful view of the harbour of Toulon with off shore ships. In the foreground people delivering cannons and cannon balls

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        Histoire de la maison de Stuart sur le trône d'Angleterre

      Londres [Paris], sn, 1760. 3 volumes in-4, plein veau marbré et glacé, dos à nefs, caissons ornés, pièces de titre et tomaison de maroquin grenat, double filet en coupes, VII- 452- V- 406- VII- 524 pp. Légères griffures, petite attaque de ver au pied d'un plat, coins lég. émoussés. Très bon exemplaire. Edition originale française de ce classique, traduite par l'Abbé Prévost.

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        Histoire des troubles des Cévennes ou de la guerre des camisards sous le règne de Louis le Grand ; tirée de Manuscrits secrets & authentiques & des observations faites sur les lieux mêmes, avec une Carte des Cévennes. Par l'auteur du Patriote François & Impartial.

      Villefranche, chez Pierre Chretien. 3 volumes in-8, demi-chagrin marron, dos lisse à faux nerfs et filets (reliure XIX°), XXIII - 467- 484- 436 pp. Carte dépliante. Légers frottements aux dos, brunissures sur les gardes. Edition originale rare de cet important ouvrage sur la guerre des Camisards, publiée anonymement par Court de Gebelin, d'aprés les manuscrits de son père Antoine Court (1696 - 1760). Pasteur dans les Cévennes, il avait rassemblé dans le pays même les matériaux, notamment le témoignages des survivants (Corteix, Bonbonnoux, Gaubert, La Valette)) avant de s'exiler en Suisse.

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        Historical Pastime or a New Game of the History of England from the Conquest to the Accession of George the Third.

      Harris and Wallis Corner of St Paul's Churchyard London early 19th Century - Engraved children's game, dissected and mounted on linen, orginal hand-colour. Dimensions: 550 × 510mm (21.75 × 20 inches). An uncommon and early edition of a popular historical race game designed for the education of young children, beginning at the Battle of Hastings in 1066 and ending with the accession of King George III in 1760. In an advertisement for the game, the author hoped that the 'utility and tendency of this Game must be obvious at first sight; for surly there cannot be a more agreeable study than History'. The game saw children using a teetotum, or spinning top, to progress through English history in a clockwise direction, with each child assigned a letter to play with and a set of rules that either rewarded or fined the players dependent on which of the 158 medallions they landed upon during the game. The rules for each of the medallions greatly differed, for example the player had to land on the Doomsday medallion in order to continue, and could not share medallions with other players apart from The Holy Land. Despite the monarchic character of the game, medallions also highlight controversy, such as Edward II's supposed love affair with Pierre Gaveston. The game also saw later Victorian editions, with the Queen in the centre. Available here, as usual, without the separately published booklet of rules, this example belongs to an early edition, quite possibly the first of 1803 which was published 6 years before King George III's Golden Jubilee - an event that set a precedent for the public celebrations we see today. Uncommon: COPAC lists only 7 locations.

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        Nova floresta, ou sylva de varios apophthegmas, e ditos sentenciosos espirituaes, e moraes . Quarta impressão.

      Lisbon, volumes I-II and V: Na Regia Officina Silviana, e da Academia Real, 1759; volume III: Na Officina Patriarcal de Francisco Luiz Ameno, 1759; volume IV: Na Officina de Miguel Manescal da Costa, 1760, 1759-1760. - 5 volumes. 4°, contemporary speckled sheep (some wear at extremities), spines with raised bands in six compartments, gilt fillets, crimson morocco lettering pieces in second compartments from head, gilt letter, small gilt volume numbers in third compartment, covers double ruled in blind, edges of covers milled, marbled endleaves, text block edges sprinkled red, green silk ribbon place markers. Woodcut royal arms with monogram "M" at center on title page of volumes I-III, V; a different woodcut vignette on title page of volume IV. Numerous woodcut initials. Woodcut and typographical headpieces. Woodcut tailpieces. Nicely printed on excellent quality paper. Overall a very good to fine set. Internally in fine to very fine condition. (11 ll.), 496 pp.; (2 ll.), 415 pp. [last incorrectly paginated 15]; (2 ll.), 538 pp., (1 blank l.), with leaves Ll3-4 bound into volume IV after Mm2; (4 ll.), 550 pp., with 2 ll. of volume III bound in and p. 549 incorrectly paginated 535; (2 ll.), 554 pp., (1 l. licenses). *** Fourth edition of one of Bernardes' most important and popular works, originally published in 5 volumes from 1706 to 1728. Innocêncio had only seen complete copies of the first and fourth editions. This is due to the fact that the second and third editions of the first two volumes, and the second edition of the third volume were counterfeits, purporting to be the first editions, but actually counterfeits printed by José António da Silva, possibly in 1726, 1727, 1728, and 1747 (see Payan Martins).Manuel Bernardes (1644-1710), one of Portugal's greatest writers, studied law and philosophy at Coimbra, then spent most of his life at the Congregação do Oratorio in Lisbon. According to Bell, "His style is marked in an equal degree by grace and concision, intensity and restraint, smoothness and vigour . His reputation as a lord of language has survived every test" (Portuguese Literature p. 249).*** Innocêncio V, 374-5; XVI, 135 no. 18. Barbosa Machado III, 194-6: mentioning only the first edition. Bell, Portuguese Literature pp. 249-50. Pinto de Mattos (1970) pp. 71-2: mentioning the first and fourth editions. Palha 1548. See Payan Martins, Livros clandesinos e contrafacções em Portugal no século XVIII, pp. 258-67. See also Saraive & Lopes, História da literatura portuguesa (17th ed.), pp. 508-12; Zulmira Santos in Machado, ed., Dicionário de literatura portuguesa, pp. 59-60; Maria Lucília G. Pires in Biblos, I, 652-6. Cf. Azevedo-Samodães 382 and Ameal 270, both copies of the first edition. NUC: no edition earlier than the twentieth century. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Sammlung der ben der Stadt Hamburg eingeführten Feuerveranstaltungen und Ordnungen

      Jeremias Conrad Hamburg, 1760 - Diverse Seiten gebundene Ausgabe, Hardcover/Pappeinband Sammlung der ben der Stadt Hamburg eingeführten Feuerveranstaltungen und Ordnungen Einband altersbedingt berieben Kanten altersbedingt bestossen Seiten und Schnitt altersbedingt nachgedunkelt Einige Seiten weisen altersbedingt leichte Verschmutzung und Stockflecken auf Illustriertes Exemplar Exemplar auf Altdeutsch Masse ca. 20,5x13cm Sprache: Deutsch gebundene Ausgabe, Hardcover/Pappeinband [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        La Rue de Leyde en Hollande (mirrored)

      Huquier, Paris (Jacques Gabriel Huquier) ca. 1760- 1770 325 x 466 mm (plate: 307 x 407 mm) Etching/engraving/watercolour La Gde. Rue de Leyde en Hollande. 35. Vuë d'Optique Nouvelle, Representant de Gde. Re et le Canal den Etrangers á Leyde en Hollande. Á Paris chez Huquier. Fau.(..) St. Martin. Light folding in two corners. Smudging at the top. Good state. Clear optical print of Leiden (Leyde) in the Netherlands. The plate shows a canal surrounded by a shop on the left and a highly decorated building on the right. In the front two canal boats pass each other. The print is hand coloured in vibrant colours like pink, blue, yellow and green. The plate appears to be signed in the left corner of the print (MY*). On the back of the plate a description is written in ink.

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        \"Der Reyher wird von den Falcken oben herab geschlagen\". Zwei Falken stürzen sich von oben auf einen Reiher, einer der beiden Falkner zeigt einem der Falken Handschuh und Köder, denn nur der Fänger allein fängt die Beute.

       Kupferstich von Martin Elias Ridinger nach Johann Elias Ridinger, um 1760, 29,5 x 24 cm. Thienemann 136. - Blatt X aus der Folge: \"Jaeger und Falkoniers mit ihren Verrichtungen\". - Mit Rändchen um die Einfassungslinie, alt aufgezogen, dort im Rand stärker gebräunt. - \"... mit Recht geschätzte Sammlung\" (Thienemann S. 34). Versand D: 6,00 EUR Berufe, Falken, Jagd

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      1760. Good. [DESIGN - HIINAGATABON]. Omiya Muneshichi, artist. HINAGATA MIYAKO NO FUJI Chu. Kyoto? Horeki 10 [1760]. 26.2 x 18.2 cm. 32 full page b+w printed kimono designs. There is one copy in the KSSM, in the National Diet Library. There are apparently none recorded outside Japan. Original covers, no title label. Soiling, wear, paper wrinkling. Good impressions. Volume two, only, of three published.

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        Vue de l'Hotel Royal des Gardes du Corps a pied vis á vis la Salle Blanche a manger a Londrea (mirrored)

      Paquier, Paris ca. 1760 326 x 463 mm (plate: 271 x 427 mm) Engraving, watercolour Vue de l'Hotel Royal des Gardes du Corps a pied vis á vis la Salle Blanche a manger a Londrea; Se vend ches Paquier rue St. Severin auprés de l'Eglise chez in Vitrier Heavy foxing in left margin and top left corner of the print. A hand coloured optical view of Whitehall, London. Inigo Jones' Banqueting House on the right side, William Kent's Treasury buildings on the left and the Holbein gate at center. A Royal parade passes the square. The surroundings are coloured in light pastel-like colours, while the cities inhabitants are depicted in more vibrant colours. No. 52 written in ink on the bottom left corner. (Londen)

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        Des semis et plantations des arbres et de leur culture ou methodes pour multiplier et elever les arbres, les planter en massifs et en avenues, former les forets et les bois, les entretenir et retablir ceux qui sont degrades .

      Paris H L Guerin & L F Delatour 1760 - First edition. 4to., [iv], lxxx, 384, 28, 10pp., 17 folding engraved plates, large engraved headpiece. Contemporary calf, rebacked preserving richly gilt spine, raised bands, morocco label, corners worn, an excellent copy. One of Duhamel's main interests was the cultivation and use of timber; this is one of his chief books on the subject. "The sections of the book discuss the soil, the climate, and the choice of trees; their propagation; nursery gardens; planting; forests; and maintenance and re-afforestation, with all instructions based firmly on the author's long experience of forestry."- Raphael. Nissen 545; Oak Spring Sylva, 34; Stafleu & Cowan 1545. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Tyrolis pars meridionalis cum Episcopatu Tridentino...descripta.

      1760. Incisione in rame, colorata d'epoca, 475x563. Non comune carta ridotta dalla grande opera di Spergs che raffigura tutto il Trentino comprendendo anche Val Venosta e Gardena; essa si può considerare la prima carta rappresentante il territorio fedelmente. Ottimo esemplare con piccolo restauro alla piega centrale in basso. Perini, L'Italia e le sue regioni, pag. 90 (cita l'originale di Von Spergs); Tomasi, Il territorio trentino-tirolese nell'antica cartografia, 73.

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        Figures of the most Beautiful, Useful, and Uncommon Plants described in The Gardener's Dictionary, exhibited on three hundred copper plates, accurately engraven after drawings taken from Nature. With the characters of their flowers and seed-vessels, Drawn when they were in their greatest Perfection. To which are added, Their descriptions, and an Account of the Classes to which they belong, according to Ray's, Tournefort's, and Linnaeus's Method

      London: Printed for the Author. Very Good. 1760. Hardcover. 2 vols. 1st edition, folio, in original full speckled calf with new spines and renewed endpapers, complete with 300 full-page hand-colored copper plates (2 folded). Title page to volume 1 mounted with a vertical crease mark. Author Philip Miller was the chief gardener at the Chelsea Physic Garden (one of the oldest Botanical Garden's in Britain), where engravings occurred under his supervision and drawings were taken from living plants at their greatest expression of flowering; these volumes are a glorious and impressive addition to any library and a high point for botany. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 200; [iv] pages .

      [Bookseller: William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Boo]
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