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        The Trial Of the Honourable Admiral John Byng, at a Court Martial, As taken by Mr. Charles Fearne [with] Trial of Lawrence Earl Ferrers, for the Murder of John Johnson [with] Trial of Mary Blandy, Spinster; for The Murder of her Father. Folio

      [1] Printed for R. Manby [2] Samuel Billingsley [3] J Rivington 1760-57-52, London - Modern 3/4 calf over marbled boards, an attractive copy, but with two leaves lacking from the Byng trial and repairs to the Blandy title and last leaf Three of the most famous 18th century English trials, a miscarriage of justice [Admiral Byng's court martial], the last murder trial in the House of Lords of a fellow peer [Lord Ferrers], and a parricide of daughter-administered poison [Miss Blandy] [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Meyer Boswell Books, Inc., member ABAA]
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        Nobiliaire des Pays-Bas, et du comte de Bourgogne [2 volumes]; Supplement au Nobiliaire des Pays Bas et du comte de Bourgogne, 1420 - 1762 [6 volumes]; Le Vrai Supplement [1774] & Supplement [1772] [10 Volumes]

      Jean Jacobs / P.J. Hanicq 1760 - Louvain, 1760-1775. 12mo. 810 + 287 + 276 + 241 + 265 + 288 + 269 + 307 + 90 pp. Vols. 1-2 are the 1760 J. Jacobs printing, Vol. III is the 1774 J. Jacobs printing of the supplement to the first two volumes, Vol IV is the 1775 J. Jacobs printing of the 1420-1555 supplement. The following six volumes are the J.P. Manicq printed supplement of 1779, with the exception of the final volume of the supplement, which is a 1772 unspecified Louvain printing of a supplement (OCLC 83881486). Contemporary half-calf over marbled paper. Spines are missing from volumes, several boards are detached or nearly detached, front board of final volume is missing. Suitable as either a study or rebind set. Contents very good with light normal tanning. Handwritten manuscript at the end of the second volume with additional genealogical information. A very scarce genealogical reference. Please contact us for additional pictures or information. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Auger Down Books]
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        The book of common prayer, and administration of the sacraments, and other rites and ceremonies of the Church, according to the use of the Church of England: Together with the psalter or psalms of David, pointed as they are to be sung or said in churches

      Cambridge: John Baskerville for B. Dod, 1760.

      [Bookseller: SessaBks, A Division of the Philadelphia]
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        NOTIZIE APPARTENENTI ALLE IMMAGINI MIRACOLOSE DI MARIA SANTISSIMA CHE SI VENERANO NELLA CITTA' DI LUCCA. In Lucca, Nella Stamperia di Jacopo Giusti; si vendono da Jacopo Gemignani Librajo alla Chiesa di S.Pietro Maggiore, 1760.

      - Prima edizione. Opera dedicata a Vincenzo Torre, Priore della Collegiata di San Pietro Maggiore. Cm.14,4x10. Pg.XVI, 184. Legatura in mz.pergamena con piatti marmorizzati. Fregio xilografico al frontespizio. Emblema della famiglia Torre inciso all'inizio della dedicatoria. Capilettera xilografici. Limitata marginatura superiore. Fuori testo sono raffigurate in incisione calcografica 12 immagini mariane: 1) Beata Vergine del Sasso nella Chiesa dei Padri di S.Agostino; 2) SS.Vergine della Rosa nell'Oratorio della sua Confraternita; 3) Miracolosa immagine della SS.Annunziata nell'Oratorio della sua Confraternita; 4) SS.Vergine del Soccorso che si venera nell'Oratorio di S.Frediano; 5) Immagine della Beata Vergine nella Chiesa detta a Porta San Pietro; 6) Immagine della Beata Vergine nella Chiesa delle Monache di Santa Chiara; 7) Beata Vergine detta de' Miracoli nella Chiesa Collegiata di San Pietro Maggiore; 8) Santissima Vergine all'Altare di San Filippo Neri nella Chiesa de' Chierici Regolari della Madre di Dio, detta S.Maria Corteorlandini; 9) Santissima Vergine di Loreto nella Chiesa de' Chierici Regolari della Madre di Dio, detta S.Maria Corteorlandini; 10) Maria Santissima nell'Oratorio della Compagnia delle S.Stimmate alla Fratta; 11) Santissima Vergine delle Grazie nella Chiesa di S.Andrea; 12) Frontale di Maria Santissima nella Chiesa de' Padri Carmelitani detta di S.Piercigoli. Importante, rarissima pubblicazione, che fornisce utili e originali informazioni sul culto mariano a Lucca e in alcune zone limitrofe, segnatamente Lunigiana e Versilia. Pubblicazione assai difficile da reperire completa di tutte le tavole. > Solo due esemplari citati in SBN, in cui si segnalano solo 11 tavole. Sforza, "Ricordi e biografie lucchesi", 108. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Epistles from the yearly meetings of the people called Quakers, held in London, to the quarterly and monthly meetings in Great Britain, Ireland, and elsewhere from the year 1675-1759

      Samuel Clark, 1760-01-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. Folio. G- to fair. Bound in contemporary 1/2 sheep with marbled boards. Generally solid binding. Wear to extremities, corners worn and rounded. Chipped spine head and tail. Foxing throughout. [2], 275, [3] p. Lacking front end page. Collated and complete besides. Includes related ephemera, notably hand written notes and Minutes of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, Sept. 1767. Topics included in the Minutes concern education of negroes and slaves and the question of human bondage, as well as other meeting business. Includes 6 double sided pages of the minutes. <br><br> The London Meeting Epistles represented early Quaker thought in the harrowing period of the 17th century where Friends were imprisoned for their beliefs. Some of the early Friends voices represented here are Ellis Hookes, Richard Richardson, Benjamin Bealing, Thomas Beaven, John Moore, and Jeremiah Waring. Topics included in the Epistles are the sufferings and imprisonment of Friends in Great Britain, the concept of guidance through Divine Light, Quaker Marriage, the role of the wealthy and the responsibility of charity, the expansion of Quakerism to the New World, etc. A fascinating view into 17th and 18th century Quaker thought.

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        Anmärkningar angående handelen och sjö-farten, författade wid besökande af utrikes hamnar och handelsstäder; med bifogade nödige chartor, i koppar stuckne.

      Sthlm, Nyström & Stolpe, 1760. 8:o. (8),131,(5) s. & 5 utvikbara grav. kartor. Med ett litet träsnitt på s. 92. + (BERNDTSON, B.) Beskrifning om tilwerknings sätten af harts, terpentin, terpentin-olja och kimrök. På hans kongl. maj:ts nådigste befalning utgifwen af des Wetenskaps-academie, i synnerhet riksens allmoge til tienst och underrättelse. Sthlm, H. Fougt, 1774. 8:o. 40 s. & 3 utvikbara grav. plr. + Beskrifning om hampa, des såning, skötsel och beredning på et fördelaktigare sätt, efter kongl. maj:ts allernådigste befalning, uppå des och riksens Commerce-collegii föranstaltande författad. Sthlm, H. Fougt, 1774. 8:o. 35 s. Vackert samtida, lätt nött hfrbd med upphöjda bind, rikt guldornerad rygg och tegelröd titeletikett i glättad papp med texten: "Om handel och sjöfart". Stänkta snitt. Småfläckar på sista bladet i det första arbetet, men en fin inlaga. Det andra arbetet med några spridda lagerfläckar och det tredje med några småfläckar och en fuktfläck i övre hörnet. I det första arbetet har den andra planschen en större reva, de övriga planscherna med smårevor i vikningen. Med samtida namnteckning, Lars J. Carlqvist, på titelbladet till det första arbetet, där "Lars" är skrivet över ett annat förnamn: "Carl".. Hebbe Den svenska lantbrukslitteraturen 985 respektive 1478 för det andra och tredje arbetet. Det första arbetet med en tryckt rekommendationsskrivelse av Pehr Wargentin på titelbladets baksida. Strömberg var sjökapten och lämnar i boken bland annat detaljerade redogörelser om Medelhavets handelsplatser och hamnar. De fina kartorna är stuckna efter egenhändigt ritade förlagor och föreställer hamnarna i "Tripoli di Barbaria", "Bengazi", "Patraso på Moraea" och "Galipoli" samt en "pass-charta sträckande sig ifrån Heligeland till Wrangeroog ". Trevligt samlingsband!

      [Bookseller: Mats Rehnström]
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        MEMOIRS OF THE LIFE OF THE LATE GEORGE FREDERIC HANDEL. To which is added A Catalogue of his Works, and Observations upon them

      London, R. and J. Dodsley, 1760.. FIRST EDITION 1760. 8vo, approximnately 215 x 125 mm, 8½ x 5 inches, engraved frontispiece portrait of Handel by T. Chambars, pages: (2), 208, lacks half-title, bound in full mottled calf, gilt ruled border to covers, pretty gilt decorated spine, gilt lettered label, all edges pale yellow. Expertly rebacked with original backstrip laid down, small dark blemish to top of upper cover near to spine, new front endpaper in matching old paper, tiny chip to lower corner of label, corners just slightly worn, title page and margins of frontispiece faintly browned, very occasional slight pale foxing, slight foxing to top margin of final page, otherwise contents bright and clean. A very good copy. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton]
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        NOTIZIE DELLE VITE ET OPERE scritte da letterati del Friuli raccolte da Signor di Villafredda, Accademico nella Società Colombaria di Firenze e dell'Accademia Udinese.

      Fenzo, 1760-1780, Venezia, - 3 gr. voll. in-4, pp. XXXII, 538, (2); (2), 483; VI, (2), 452, (2), leg. cart. rust. coevo, tagli color. Belliss. incis. in rame in antip. al primo vol. dis. da A. Marinetti da Chioggia e inc. da M. Pitteri. Lozzi 2047. Rara opera in ediz. orig. del letterato friulano (Villafredda del Friuli 1689-1780) dedicata alle biografie di circa 300 friulani che si distinsero nelle lettere nelle arti e nelle scienze, l'opera di maggior erudizione nel panorama culturale del Settecento friulano. Nel 2008 si è proceduto ad un aggiornamento con la pubblicazione del "Nuovo Liruti". [306]

      [Bookseller: SCRIPTORIUM Studio Bibliografico]
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        San Laureano, Obispo Metropolitano de Sevilla, y Mártyr. Parte Segunda. Contiene la Defensa de la Dignidad Metropolítica Sevillana de el Santo.

      - Sevilla, Gerónyno de Castilla, 1760, 30,5 x 20,5 cm., pergamino a falta de la esquina inferior de la tapa anterior, 18 h. + 371 págs. (Humedad en las preliminares y portada con pérdida de parte del margen exterior sin afectar al texto. Taladro en lel margen superior de unas 15 hojas sin afectar). ANDALUCÍA SEVILLA

      [Bookseller: Librería Anticuaria Antonio Mateos]
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        Epistola ad regio-Borussicam societatem litterariam Duisburgensem de studii ichthyologici faciliori ac tutiori methodo adiectis nonnullis speciminibus una cum tabula aeri incisa figuras coloribus suis distinctas exhibente.

      1760 - Regensburg, typis Weissianis, 1760. 4:o. 24 pp. & 1 folded hand-coloured engraved plate. Modern reddish-brown paper covered boards with dark blue title label (bound by Johanna Röjgård). Old marbled edges. Nice copy. Nissen Die zoologische Buchillustration 3627. The plate signed by I. St. Loibel. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Mats Rehnström Rare Books SVAF, ILAB]
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        Scenographia Pontis hodie Mollis

      Rome - John Wilton-Ely 600The watermark that is present is number 33 in John Wilton-Ely on page 1161 and is dated between 1760 to 1761.This print is from the series \"Il Campo Marzio dell\' Antica Roma\"\"The Campo Marzio occupies a special place in Piranesi\'s artistic development, in terms of both his ideas and his imaginative use of visual techniques in support of them. Like the other treaties of the 1760s, this work is a sophisticated blend of archaeology and polemic in which historical evidence is employed to defend the creative genius of Rome. There are also sugns of the artist\'s growing concern with the problem of modern design, and the publication is, significantly dedicated to the British architect Robert Adam, who shared Piranesi\'s belief in the imaginative use of antiquity.\" (John Wilton Ely II pg 613)Giovanni Battista Piranesi was one of the leading figures in the development of the neoclassical style in the late 18th Century. As architect, archaeologist, artist, designer, collector, and antiquities dealer, he produced a series of etchings and engravings depicting the glories of ancient Rome. These fine prints served as source material for other architects and designers. He was born in Venice on the 4th October 1720. The son of a stone-mason, he was educated as an architect under his maternal uncle Matto Lucchesi and under Carlo Zucchi. In 1740 Piranesi left Venice for Rome, there he studied etching under Giuseppe Vasi. He appears to have had little success in these early years in Rome and as his father was unable to continue his allowance returned to Venice in 1744. He was soon, however, encouraged to return to Rome by Giuseppe Wagner, a successful engraver and publisher of Venice. This time he achieved success, and a constant series of works, illustrating architecture and antiquities, issued from his studio until his death in 1778. His output in etched plates is enormous (about 1000 numbers in all). While he achieved a work of magnitude in pictorial records of Roman monuments of antiquity and of the Renaissance, and gave immense archæological, antiquarian, and topographical value to this work, the artistic quality always predominates. He was fond of peopling his ruins with Callot-like figures, and \"like Callot makes great use of the swelling line\" (Hind). He had two sons and a daughter, all of whom helped him in his work and after his death carried on his publications in Rome and Paris. They were Francesco (born 1748 or 1756; died 1810), Pietro (who lived till after 1807) and Laura (born 1750). His position in Rome and in Europe after 1760 was a prominent one. He was well-known figure to the wealthy English visitors in Rome and was elected a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries in 1757. Most of his life was passed in Rome, etching, writing, publishing, and directing a workshop in which the restoration and sale of antiques played a considerable part.He was famous for his poetic views of Rome and also his fantastic imaginary interiors. His skills, allied to his deep knowledge of archaeology, provided the substance for his Vedute (Views), a series of 135 etchings of ancient and contemporary Rome, published from 1745 onwards, which established the popular mental image of the city. Vasi.et Ornamenti Antichi was a collection of 110 etchings documenting large sculptural vases, together with other antiquities excavated (and in some cases created) in Italy in the 18th century. The prints were initially separately issued and sold by Piranesi over a period of several years and subsequently collected in two folio volumes, each with its own title page, in 1778. They illustrate a wide range of genuine antiquities, as well as Piranesi\'s own collections, from utilitarian objects such as cinerary urns, lamps, and sarcophagi to monumental vases. The plates in Vasi often included text by Piranesi with information about where the objects were discovered and their contemporary location, and the prints bore dedications to his patrons,

      [Bookseller: Alexandre Antique Prints, Maps & Books]
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        Friedrich II., der Große (Berlin 24. 01. 1712 - 17. 08. 1786 in Potsdam). König von Preussen. Großes Brustbild des jungen Königs im Oval auf einem Sockel, "Frederic II Roi de Prusse Electeur de Brandenbourg",.

      . Kupferstich v. J. G. Wille n. A. Pesne, um 1760, 37,7 x 27,2 (H). Von Campe 513; Le Blanc 151 II. Drugulin 6747. - Kupferstich von J. G. Wille (1715 Bieberthal - 1808 Paris). - Kleine Mängel fachgerecht restauriert und angerändert (1cm). - Wichtiges und seltenes zeitgenössisches Porträt. - Schönes Blatt.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        Les Royaume D'Aragon.

      1760 - Paris: Jean Baptiste Nolin Jr., c. 1760. 550 x 430mm, in original outline colour. Trimmed to the engraved border and laid on paper for inclusion in a contemporary composite atlas. With two library stamp on the verso, a lion rampant on a shield surmounted by a crown. Scarce map of eastern Spain, centred on the city of Zaragossa, edited from the cartographic materials of Rodrigo Mendes de Silva, among others.

      [Bookseller: Altea Antique Maps]
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        Essai sur l'histoire oeconomique des Mers Occidentales de France.

      Paris, Claude J.-B. Bauche 1760 - One volume in 8vo; pp. (8), 300 + 4 pp contents; contemporary marbled calf, spine gilt in compartments with red gilt lettering-piece, marbled endpapers and marbled edges, very little rubbed, clean traces of damp stain in places, else clean and crisp, a good copy. Rare first edition. The author, doctor of the faculty of Caen and member of the Academy of Rouen, is best known for his utopias. In this work he describes the products of the sea, the process of fishing and French fisheries. His approach is historical, technical and economic. Higgs 2211, Kress 5907, Goldsmiths 9557 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Dieter Stecher]
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        Lettres et Memoires Pour servir a L&#39;histoire Naturelle, Civile et Politique Du Cap Breton, Depuis Son Etablissment Jusqu&#39;a La Reprise De Cette Isle Par Les Anglois En 1758

      The Hague and London: Pierre grosse and Jean Nourse, 1760. 12mo., (6 4/8 x 4 inches). Half-title. Contemporary French mottled calf, spine in six compartments with five raised bands, red morocco lettering-piece in one, the others decorated with small floral tools (head of the spine chipped with minor loss and lower joint just starting, corners worn with minor loss). First Edition of "One of the few reliable published sources...about the French in Acadia during the 18th century"(DCB). "Pichon came to Canada from France in 1751 as secretary (till 1753) to the governor of Cape Breton (Jean-Louis de Raymond); he served in the vicinity till 1758...(TPL). "Pichon&#39;s work, composed in the form of letters written from Louisbourg, beginning in 1752 and ending with the capitulation of that fortress to the English in 1758, constitutes one of the few reliable published sources about the French in Acadia during the 18th century"(DCB). The letters provide a clear and accurate description of Ile Saint-Jean (Prince Edward Island), the trade with New England, the manners and customs of the Micmac and Malecite Indians, the French government in Louisbourg, military events and the causes of the war. One of Pichon&#39;s major responsibilities during his brief appointment was preparing the governor&#39;s reports to France, a task which allowed him to gather much valuable information he was to use in the writing of this book. Sent to Fort Beausejour (Chignecto), in 1753 he succumbed to the bribes of the commanding officer at Fort Lawrence, Captain George Scott and for more than a year engaged in espionage and subterfuge against the French under the assumed name Tyrell. The information he sold to Scott apparently enabled Col. Robert Monckton to capture the French fort at Chignecto in 1755. After some time spent as a prisoner of war, Pichon retired to England, where he was awarded a pension. Lande 710; Sabin 62610; Staton & Tremaine/TPL 274. For more information about this book, or a warm welcome to see it and other books in our library at 72nd Street, NYC, please contact Kate Hunter, M.A. Oxon, in the Rare Book Department.

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        Ynddiddan Rhwng Wr Dall Ar ANGEU Neu Rybydd I Bawb Ynghyd Annogaeth I Ymbaratoi.

      Thomas Durston?, Shrewsbury? 1760 - Ynddiddan Rhwng Wr Dall Ar ANGEU Neu Rybydd I Bawb Ynghyd Annogaeth I Ymbaratoi Erbyn Awr Angeu. Gwrandewch Addyfc a Byddwch Ddoethion, Nag Ymwrthodwch a Hi. Dihar 8. 30. Shrewsbury?, Thomas Durston? c 1760?, 10*16.5cm, 16 pp, large woodcut of death discoursing with a man on title page, some outer margins shaved, affecting a few letters. A rare 18th century Welsh Ballad, a dialogue between death and an old man in 98 stanzas, beginning: Yr heneint mwyn Penllwydion, gwyr Ifenge teg ei gram, A ddeweh yn nes ei wrando, yn fawrion ag yn fan . The subtitle roughly translates as a warning for all with help for preperation for the hour of death. The woodcut on the title page shows a skeletal figure of Death with an arrow discoursing with an old man. The title-page of another 18th C edition of this ballad, printed by Thomas Durston at Shrewsbury, with the same woodcut of death and the old man, is reproduced as image 51 in Philip Henry Jones (ed), A Nation and its books, a history of the books in Wales (Aberystwyth, 1998). The accompanying caption reads An eighteenth-century Shrewsbury printed ballad, Ymddiddan rhwng Hen wr Dall ar Angeu. For once, the illustration related to the text: Death holds forth to the blind old man. First published in Cynghorian Tad i'w Fab (London, 1683). This ballad retained its popularity well into the nineteenth century. Due to the same woodcut being used it would seem likely that this edition was also printed in Shrewsbury. Not in Rees. Davies, A bibliography of Welsh Ballads (London 1911) records another edition printed by Thomas Durston (no 5). This edition not in ESTC. ((Based on Richard Standfast's Dialogue between a blind man and death))

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        "Gros-Tems sur les Cotes d'Angleterre".

      . Kupferstich um 1760/1770, nach L. Backhuysen (1631-1708), auf Bütten. 29:37,5 cm. Mit Wasserrand unten. Literatur: Nagler 2, der es als "schönes Blatt" bezeichnet.. Marie-Anne war die Tochter des Stempelschneiders A.E. Rousselet. Auch ihre Schwester Madeleine Therese wurde Kupferstecherin. Seit 1757 war sie mit dem in Paris tätigen Kupferstecher P.F. Tardieu (1711-1771) verheiratet, mit dem sie zusammenarbeitete.

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        Des Semis et Plantations des Arbres, et de Leur Culture

      Paris: H.L. Guerin & L.F. Delatour, 1760. First Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Very Good Condition. Full contemporary calf, worn, front cover detached but present, rear cracked but sound, headband frayed. Well worn at the corners and with an old bookplate from the Arnold Arboretum library (marked duplicate), small stain to the rear endpaper in the gutter affecting the inner margin of a number of the plates, but not touching any plate images. Title browned, scattered minor browning and staining, but mostly very clean. With 16 folding plates at the rear and one earlier on - 17 plates in all. lxxx, 383, (1), 27, (1), 10pp. Size: Quarto (4to). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Gardening; Inventory No: 045195.

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        The Praise of Hell: Or, A View of the Infernal Regions (2 Vols.)

      London: G. Kearsly, 1760. "Containg Some Account of the Advantages of That Place, With Respect to Its Antiquity, Situation, and Stability. Together with a Description of Its Inhabitants; Their Dresses, Manners, Amusements, and Employments. To Which Is Added A Detail of the Laws, Government, and Constitution of Hell." 1st English language edition, 1760, originally published in French the previous year as "Eloge d&#39;Enfer". A very clean, well-preserved set. Modern quarter calf over marbled boards. Raised bands, bright gilt-lettering to spines, new endsheets. A solid VG+ to Near Fine set with only light, occasional foxing. 2 beautiful engraved frontispieces, 6 plates. 16 mos, 415 pgs. all told. A puzzling work in which the author appears to make Lucifer&#39;s home seem more attractive than the alternative. He tells of the many important figures of the church who reside there, such as Alexander VI, and the many learned divines, including Albertus Magnus and Duns Scotus. Hell is easy to get to, so legend has it, and one meets all the most important people there. A wonderfully wicked--and very attractive-- mid 18th century look at hell. . First Thus. Collectible; Very Good.

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        Votivtafel in Form eines kleinen Altars: Danksagung für Errettung der Kuh aus dem Morast.

      1760.. Farbenfrohe Votivtafel aus dem Jahre 1760 *1760 ExVoto. Josef Walz* mit 2 Schutzmadonnen und untenstehenden Personen bei der Errettung einer Kuh aus einem Sumpfloch. Die Tafel in Öl auf Holzplatte mit Portikus, sowie 2 Säulen am Außenrand und Unterrand, alles farbig bemalt. Gesamtgröße ca. 32 x 23,5 cm . Guter Zustand. - selten - ( Gewicht 650 Gramm ) >>>Votivtafeln sind Dankbilder für die Erhörung eines Gebetes <<< ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available ).

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        La gnomonique pratique, ou l'art de tracer les cadrans solaires avec la plus grande précision, par les meilleurs méthodes, mises à la portée de tout le monde. Avec Des Observations sur la manière de régler les Horloges.

      Chez Briasson 1760 - - Chez Briasson, A Paris 1760, In 8 (12,5x19,7cm), (6) xxij, 404pp. (2) 35Pl., relié. - Nouvelle édition, l'originale semble avoir paru en 1755 illustrée d'un frontispice par Gazot, gravé par Maniere, et de 34 planches dépliantes en fin de volume gravées par Meunier, ainsi que d'une grande carte dépliante de France dessinée par Bonne. Plein Veau d'époque marbré. Dos à nerfs orné. pièce de titre en maroquin rouge. 3 coins émoussés. Bon exemplaire. Sans aucun doute un des meilleurs traités généraux de gnomonique, en outre parfaitement illustré, réalisé sous le patronage de l'Académie des Sciences par l'érudit et savant bénédictin François de Bedos de Celles (1709 - 1779). L'avantage certain de ce traité tient tout entier dans la clarté de sa pratique et de son exposition, lesquelles permettent une application aisée et minutieuse. (6) xxij, 404pp. (2) 35Pl. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Numismata antiqua a Marchione Jacobo Musellio recens adquisita aliis ab eodem iam editis addenda.

      - Veronae, 1760 (Veronae, apud Augustinum Carattonium [.], 1760), in-folio, cartonatura rustica coeva, pp. [6], 115, [1], XVI. Con antiporta, frontespizio, 4 tavole di titoli incisi in rame e 96 tavv. calcografiche di monete (II + XIII + LXXXI). Si tratta del volume finale di addenda alle "Numismata Antiqua" del Muselli, pubblicato a distanza di 10 anni dai tre volumi nei quali fu concepita originariamente l'opera (sul dorso è manoscritto il numero di tomo). Quest'addenda è formata, per la maggior parte, dalle monete lasciate al Muselli da Scipione Maffei. Ottime condizioni. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Raccolta degli editti, ordini, istruzioni, riforme, e lettere circolari istruttive della Real Giunta del censimento generale dello Stato di Milano. Riunita con Cesareo Real Dispaccio del di 19. Luglio 1749., e sciolta li 2. Marzo 1758.; coll'aggiunta degli editti, ordini, istruzioni, e lettere della Regia provvisionale delegazione per l'esecuzione del detto censimento. In Milano: nella Regia Ducal Corte, per Giuseppe Richino Mala,1760.

      - In-4°, pp. (10) 502 con 1 tav. b/n incisa da Dal Re in antip., 1 tav. lit. in nero rip. f.t. e 1 tabella rip. f.t. Leg. coeva p. pergamena con tit. oro impresso su due tass. granata appl. al ds., fleurons e fregi tip. filettati in oro impressi al ds., tagli rossi, vignetta incisa da Bianchi e Moncucco al frontespizio, capilettera fitomorfi xil., stemma austriaco xil. n.t. Riparazione alla cerniera di p. 137, gora al taglio intermedio e particolarmente evidente ad alcune pp., macchie ai piatti, ai margini e ai tagli, p. 381 numerata due volte. Di quest&#146;opera esistono due edizioni del 1760: una di pp. 530 totali e un&#146;altra &#150; la nostra &#150; con sole 502 pp. Un esemplare della presente edizione figura nella Bibliotheca Firmiana, Appendice, 244. ICCU segnala questa edizione in 2 sole biblioteche italiane: Biblioteca comunale di Palazzo Sormani &#150; Milano e Biblioteca dell'Archivio di Stato di Milano. Available on request description in English / La description des livres en français est à disposition sur demande / Se envían descripciones de libros a pedida. Lancellotti

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        Antuerpiani In Universam Sacram Scripturam Commentarius - Tribus Tomis Comprehensus, Atque Indicibus omnino sex auctus - 3 Teile in einem Buch. Editio Omnibus Locupletior, Et Emendatior, Cui praeter Sacrorum Bibliorum Textum ad primum Antuerpiense exemplar restitutum accedunt Prolegomena...; Levini Lemnii Libri duo... - Astrologia Francisci Ruei .... Liber de Gemmis... Notationes praeterea quamplurimae alterius ex eadem Soc. Jesu Presbyteri.....

      Venetiis, Pezzana, 1760.. Erstauflage, EA 403, 515, 311, CCXVIII Seiten 2°, Leder. eine mehrfach gefaltete Karte - ( das Heilige Land ), Kanten berieben, Buchrücken oben und unten etwas beschädigt, vorne und am Buchrücken etwas mit Würmschäden, sonst guter Zustand

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        Physique des Comètes, Dans le sentiment de l&#146;Impulsion & du Plein; Par le P. Bertier, de l&#146;Oratoire; Correspondant de l&#146;Académie Royale des Sciences.A Paris, de l&#146;Imprimerie Royale, 1760.

      - In 12, [mm. 164 x 98], pp. XXIV &#150; 244 - (2) con 1 tav. ripiegata f.t.In pelle coeva, dorso liscio riccamente decorato in oro con sette compartimenti con fiorellini, delimitati da duplici filetti lateralmente e triplici orizzontalmente lisci, con piccole elementi vegetali verso l&#146;interno. Tassello con autore e titolo oro. I piatti presentano qualche abrasione, così come i labbri anteriori. Tagli rossi. Carte di guardia e risguardi marmorizzati. Segnacolo in tessuto staccato, ma conservato. Al frontespizio stemma reale con corona e ghirlanda. Testata incise e capolettera del primo libro incise in legno. Alcuni finalini incisi.Al risguardo anteriore etichetta: Faivre D.M.Il Bertier (1702-1783) dedica l&#146;opera sulla natura delle comete ai colleghi dell&#146;Académie Royale des Science. L&#146;interesse per questi corpi celesti era dovuto al recente passaggio della cometa che Halley aveva previsto per il 1757 e che invece, a causa del fu visibile solo dl dicembre dell&#146;anno seguente e raggiunse il suo perielio, cioè il punto di minor distanza dal sole nel marzo-aprile 1759, a causa del ritardo dell&#146;orbita provocato dall&#146;effetto gravitazionale dalla congiunzione di Giove e Saturno. Il primo dei tre libri che compongono l&#146;opera analizza le opinioni degli antichi filosofi, compresa quella di Aristotele che pensava si trattassero di esalazioni terrestri per dimostrare che non si tratta di questo, né di pianeti. Nel secondo si analizzano due tipi diversi di comete, quelle "surlunaires ou supérieurs & éloignées, les autres sublunaires ou inférieurs & voisines de la Terre". Nel terzo si analizzano tre ipotesi: la prima è che le due specie di comete siano uguali, la seconda che siano pianeti oltre Saturno e l&#146;ultima che si tratti di "tourbillons dans l&#146;éther pressé extraordinairement". Al Bertier si deve anche l&#146;opera Principes physiques, pour servir de suite aux Principes mathematiques de Newton.L&#146;ICCU localizza solo due copie di quest&#146;opera: una alla Braidense l&#146;altro alla Biblioteca Estense Universitaria.

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        A Description of the Royal Palace, and Monastery of St. Laurence, called The Escurial; and of the Chapel Royal of the Pantheon. Translated from the Spanish of Frey Francisco de los Santos, Chaplain to his Majesty Philip the Fourth. Illustrated with Copper Plates [AND] Thompson (George): A Description of the Chapel Royal, called, The Pantheon or, Burial Place of the Kings of Spain. Translated from the Spanish of Frey Franciso de los Santos.

      London Printed by Dryden Leach For S. Hooper. 1760 - FIRST ENGLISH TRANSLATION. 2 parts bound in one volume. 4to, 184 x 109 mms., pp. xxxvii [xxxviii blank], 299 [300 blank], including half-title, engraved coat of arms on verso of errata leaf before dedication and list of subscribers; xi [xii blank], 60, 12 folding engraved plates at end of volume, contemporary calf, red leather label; upper front joint cracked and front joint slightly creased, corners a bit worn, some other very slight wear to the volume, but a good copy. The subscribers include the usual clutch of Royal Highnesses and the nobility, and luminaries such as Ralph Allen, the playwright and novelist Richard Cumberland, the antiquary and book collector Richard Fenton, David Garrick, John Hall Stephenson [sic, for Stevenson], Jonas Hanway, Thomas North, Lawrence [sic] Sterne, Voltaire, and William Warburton. The first edition of Santos' book was published in 1657 in Madrid, Descripcio?n del Real Monasterio de San Lorenzo del Escorial. The Escorial is said to be based on descriptions of Solomon's Temple; whatever its inspiration or source, it can easily survive the cliché of being described as one of the most remarkable buildings in the world. Thompson's translation is still one of the most useful accounts of the palace. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        "l'Enfant en Meditation." Waldeinsamkeit mit einem Kind, betend vor einem lorbeerbekränzten Totenkopf, daneben Kreuz, Buch, Geißel usw., unten Inschrift.

      . Kupferstich mit Crayonmanier in Rötel, i.d. Platte sign. und dat. "Ch(arles) Eisen f(ecit) Grave par Louis Bonnet 1760", 22 x 17,5 cm.. "A Paris ches la Ve. de F. Chereau". - Alt montiert auf blaues Skizzenbuchpapier, dieses eigenhändig bez. "Carl Riedel Bay. Reg. & Bau Rath". Der Architekt und Maler Karl Christian Riedel (1764-1838) war Landbauinspektor in Ansbach, seit 1791 "auch in Bayreuth .... Kreisbau- und Regierungsrat" (Thieme-Becker, Bd. XXVIII, S. 319).

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        The Book of Common Prayer, And Administration of the Sacraments, and other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church, According to the Use of the Church of England: Together with the Psalter or Psalms of David. Pointed as they are to be Sung or Said in Churches.

      Oxford: Printed by Thomas Baskett. 1760 - 4to, 255 x 205 mms., unpaginated, collation: A-G8. BOUND WITH: The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and the New Testaments: Newly Translated out of the Original Tongues: And with the Former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised. London: Printed by Mark Baskett, Printer to the King's most Excellent Majesty; and by the Assigns of Robert Baskett. 1761. 4to, unpaginated, collating A-Uu4 [End of the Prophets], A-K8 [Apocrypha], A-O4 [New Testament, with separate printed title-page], A-D4 E3 [Index]. BOUND WITH: The Whole Book of Psalms, Collected into English Metre, The whole book of Psalms, collected into English metre, by Thomas Sternhold, John Hopkins, and others; Conferred With The Hebrew: Set forth and allowed to be Sung in all Churches, of all the People together, before and after Morning and Evening Prayer; and also before and after Sermons; and moreover in private Houses, for their godly Solace and Comfort: laying apart all ungodly Songs and Ballads, which tend only to the nourishing of Vice, and corrupting of Youth. London: Printed by A. Wilde, for the Company of Stationers, 1757. 4to, unpaginated, collating A-H4, I3. BOUND WITH: A Brief Concordance or Table to the Bible of the Last Translation: Serving for the more easy finding out of the most useful Places therein contained. Carefully Perused and Enlarged by John Downame. London: Printed for C. Ware., 1757. 4to, unpaginated, collating A-H4, I3, with the verso of the title-page for the New Testament with ms. genealogies for a Taylor family, with 3 further leaves at end of volume with more Taylor genealogy and, finally, in a different hand, a tribute (perhaps copied from a tombstone) "In memory of Thomas Woodcock of Newburgh House for 58 Years a Banker in Wigan." Bound in full 19th century blind panelled morocco, spines panelled in blind and "Holy Bible" in gilt, gilt dentelles, marbled end-papers, with binder's gilt notation on lower gilt margin of verso of front cover in very tiny letters, "Bound by [?Ramage] London"; some nicks and scratches to covers, top and base of spine chipped, corners a little worn, upper rear joint slightly cracked. The binding is almost certainly by John Ramage; the gilt lettering is miniscule and slightly blurred, but it looks like one of his more journeyman bindings. The BCP is T166782 : NLS, Essex only. The Bible appears to be Darrow and Moule 1135 and ESTC T90402: BL; American Bible Society (2), Essex Institute, NYPL; State Library of South Australia. Psalms is ESTC T82279: BL, NLS, Bodleian; Bibliothèque Nationale du Québec, St. Mark's College Library. The Concordance is ESTC T184193: Bodleian; Yale. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        NÜRNBERG: Gesamtansicht - um 1760, Kupferstich, 16x25 cm

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        Continuation of The Complete History of England. Complete 4 Volume Set. 1760 & 1761 (continuation of A Complete History of England from the Descent of Julius Caeser, to the Treaty of Aix la Chapelle, 1748 )

      Richard Baldwin, London 1760 - Some wear to binding as expected but all still welll bound together & apart from some minor light foxing/discolouration interiors generally in nice clean condition. Complete with all the copper plates & the 6 fold out maps in good order. See my other listings for odd vols identically bound of the first 11 vols of this work. These 4 Weigh 3kg. Picture of this set available. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        [Op. 1]. Six Sonates a Violon Seul et Basse [Subtitle]: Dediées a Monsieur le Baron de Lathan... Ier. Oeuvre. Gravé par Mdme. Oger

      Paris: L&#39;Auteur... Et aux Adresses ordinaires de Musique. [1760]. Tall folio. Sewn. 2ff. (title, dedication), [1] (blank), 2-27 (music), [i] (privilege) pp. &#11;&#11;With the signature of the composer to foot of title. Minor tears, soiling and browning; edges frayed and curled. . First Edition. Lesure p. 225. RISM G736.&#11;&#11;A French violinist and composer, Gaviniés was "Leclair&#39;s successor as leader of the French violin school... The early 1760s were perhaps the apex of Gaviniés&#146;s career. He published three sets of sonatas for violin and basso continuo, one set for two violins and six concertos. Several symphonies were performed at the Concert Spirituel, where he conducted the orchestra from his position as leader. In the winter of 1763&#150;4, the Mozart family attended some of his concerts." Jeffrey Cooper in Grove online

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        Le Berger Recompensé [The Shepherd Repaid]

      Paris: chéz L&#39;Auteur reu St. Jacques au dessus des Jacobins, 1760. A lovely pastoral print after the celebrated French Rococo artist Francois Boucher. Francois Boucher (1703-1770) was one of the most versatile and influential French artists of the eighteenth century. He not only decorated palaces and private residences, but also painted portraits, landscapes, and mythological scenes; and designed opera sets, porcelains, and tapestries. He was a prolific painter and draftsman and he excelled in cabinet-sized paintings for collectors, many of which were reproduced in print in an effort to satisfy the demands of eager connoisseurs. He began his career producing reproductive engravings of Watteau&#39;s paintings, but he quickly became one of the most fashionable artists in Paris. He was favoured by the King&#39;s mistress, Madame du Pompadour, and quickly became "premier peintre" to Louis XV. Boucher rejuvenated the &#39;pastoral tradition&#39; in French art, and was instrumental in developing the Rococo style which characterized French art during Louis XV&#39;s reign. This sublime print by the Parisian engraver Robert Gaillard is an evocative example of Boucher&#39;s sumptuous style of painting. A reclining shepherd has been playing the pipes beside the path where a pretty peasant girl passes by. They share a powerful gaze, and the girl offers him a wreath of spring flowers. The image is strikingly vibrant. Le Blanc, Manuel de L&#39;Amateur D&#39;Estampes , p. 261, no.27. Engraving. Printed on laid paper with watermark. In excellent condition with the exception of some light foxing. Creases on side and bottom of sheet where it has been folded. Trimmed within the platemark on the upper margin. Image size: 17 1/4 x 14 3/16 inches.

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        Chasse par Jean - Baptiste Oudry, à Mr. le Chevalier de Breteuil

      OUDRY, Jean - Baptiste. Chasse par Jean - Baptiste Oudry, à Mr. le Chevalier de Breteuil. Wexelberg sculp. S.l.n.d. (c. 1760). In - 16°, cartone coevo. Titolo entro motivo ornamentale e 16 tavole incise all' acquaforte dal Wexelberg su disegni dell' Oudry. Le incisioni sono tonde (diam. mm. 80) senza margine, entro pas - par - tout di vecchia data. Il Thiébaud (p. 707) descrive un' edizione in - 8° oblungo. Graziosissima suite de scene venatorie (caccia al cinghiale, al cervo, al lupo, all' orso, ecc.).

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        in duas partes divisa, quarum prior, materiam medicam . accedunt syllabus medicamentorum compositorum. Editio tertia revisa.,

      Stuttgart, Erhard, 1760 - Folio. (32 x 21 cm). 10 Bl., 144, 232 S., 21 Bl., 44 Seiten. - Beigebunden: Taxa seu pretium . juxta Pharmacopoea Wirtenbergica . Ebendort. 1755. 66 Seiten. *Blake 350. - Vgl. Waller 7417. Wellcome IV, 372. Adlung-U. 323. - Vorliegend die 4. Auflage (inhaltsgleich mit der zweiten und dritten Auflage). Die Pharmacopoea Wirtembergica ist bei weitem die beste jener Zeit, freilich mehr ein Lehrbuch der pharmazeutischen Wissenschaften wie eine Pharmakopöe. Sie vereinigt große Gelehrsamkeit mit großer praktischer Erfahrung - sie ist eine Musterleistung ersten Ranges" (Tschirch). Sie gehört "zu den umfangreichsten Arzneibüchern und übertrifft sogar die ältesten Ausgaben des Nürnberger Dispensatoriums und der Augustana" (Adlung/Urdang S. 323). - Das schöne Frontispiz mit kleiner Ansicht von Stuttgart in allegorischer Umrahmung. - Innendeckel und Titelblatt mit altem Stempel, Frontispiz alt hinterlegt, mäßige Altersbräunung. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 2000 Lederband der Zeit (Deckel alt mit Bezugspapier, Einband berieben und beschabt).

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        The Glorious Action off Cape Francois 21 Octobr. 1757, between Three English and Seven French Ships of Warr

      [1760] 1760 - circa 1760. Very early edition. This hand-coloured engraving was trimmed to the edges 295mm x 448mm ( 11 5/8" x 17 5/8") and mounted to a dark card stock. The English only title was mounted on the reverse on the reverse of the dark mounted card. The trimmed mounted engraving has wear to the corners causing some minor rounding. There is surface dirt and soiling on the engraving more so on the sky area. Good- condition, Full title: The Glorious Action off Cape Francois 21 Octobr. 1757, between Three English and Seven French Ships of Warr, wherein the latter were entirely defeated.English: Capt. Forrest, Ship: Augusta, Guns: 60, Men: 390 Capt. Suckling, Ship: Dreadnought, Guns: 60, Men: 375 Capt. Langdon, Ship: Edinburgh, Guns: 64, Men: 467

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        HISTOIRE DES TROUBLES DES CEVENNES OU DE LA GUERRE DES CAMISARDS, SOUS LE REGNE DE LOUIS LE GRAND; TIREE DE MANUSCRITS SECRETS & AUTHENTIQUES & DES OBSERVATIONS FAITES SUR LES LIEUX MEMES, AVEC UNE CARTE DES CEVENNES. PAR L'AUTEUR DU PATRIOTE FRANCOIS & IMPARTIAL. VILLEFRANCHE. PIERRE CHRETIEN. 1760.

      1760 - 3 VOLUMES IN-12 (10,5 X 16,5 CENTIMETRES ENVIRON) DE XXIII + 467 PAGES, 1 FEUILLET + 484 PAGES ET 1 FEUILLET + 436 PAGES, RELIURE D'EPOQUE PLEIN VEAU MARBRE, DOS LISSE ORNE D'UN DECOR DE FLEURONS DORES, TITRE DORE SUR ETIQUETTE MAROQUIN HAVANE, FILET DORE SUR COUPES, TRANCHES ROUGES. EDITION ORIGINALE RARE. DECHIRURE SANS MANQUE EN MARGE DE LA GRANDE CARTE REPLIEE, PETITES TRACES D'USURE EXTERIEURE SANS GRAVITE, SINON BON EXEMPLAIRE. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Kunst- und Werck-Schule (Werck-Schul), Anderer Theil, Darin zu erlernen allerhand schöne bewärthe Lac- Spick- Terpentin- Oel-Fürnisse, ungemein bunte schöne Holz-Arbeiten, allerhand Farben, Holz, ...

      Nürnberg, Bey Gabriel Nicolaus Raspe, 1760. weiterer Inhalt: Verguldung und Versilberung auf allerley Dinge, Holz und andere Dinge in Formen zu giesen, Helfen- u anderen Bein- und Horn-Arbeiten, Kütten und Leime zu vielerley Sachen. Corallen-Arbeiten, Türkische-Papier u andere Papier-Künste, Bildereyen Radir- u Zeichen-Kunst, Marmor-Künste u Arbeiten, Gips- u Haufenblasen-Gießen, bunter Leinwand, Taffet-Tuch u Leder-Wichsung, Pergament-Färben, duftenden Siegel-Lack machen. kl. 8°, 560+16 Seiten Register, Pergamentband mit Rückentitel, Farbschnitt, , Hervorragend erhalten, Seiten und Einband nur mit minimalsten Altersspuren in schönem frischen Zustand..

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        Tageszeiten, der liebe Morgen, der gesegnete Mittag, der gute Abend, die fröhliche Nacht.

      Augsburg JA Nilsonum 1760 - Original Kupferstiche. 24 x18 cm. (Plattengröße ). Gut erhalten. NILSON, JOHANN ESAIAS geboren in Augsburg am 2. November 1721 gest. am 11. April 1788 ebenda. Er war der bedeutensde deutsche Rokokostecher seiner Zeit, der einen eigenen Stil hervorbrachte und sich von den französischen Künstlern deutlich unterschied. Seine Stichfolgen zählen zu den schönsten Graphiken des späten 18. Jahrhunderts und sind in allen Museen der Welt zu finden. FOLGE VON 4 Blatt, Schuster 212-215. Nilson Folge LVIII. Alle Blätter gut erhalten, in den Rändern wenig Stockfleckig, ein Blatt mit kleinem leichten Braunfleck. An den Ecken alt montiert. 0,000 gr.

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        The Gallant Action (off the Isle of Man) where the brave Capt. Elliot Defeated and Took the Marshall Belleisle

      Printed for T. Bowles in St. Pauls Church Yd JohnRobt. Sayer at the Golden BuckHeny. Parker & Eliz. Baken'ell [1760] - circa 1760. Very early edition. This hand-coloured engraving was trimmed to the edges 292mm x 441mm ( 11 1/2" x 17 3/8") and mounted to a dark card stock. The English only title was mounted on the reverse on the reverse of the dark mounted card. The trimmed mounted engraving has wear to the corners causing some minor rounding. There is surface dirt and soiling on the engraving more so on the sky area. Good- condition., National Marine Museum one copy, Full inscription.Frans. Swain Pinxt.The Gallant Action (off the Isle of Man.) where the Brave Capt. Elliot Defeated & took the Marshall Belleisle, Commanded by the Famous Thurotand two other French Ships of War the 28th of February 1760 Brilliant Capt. Loggie Ö. Guns 30 - Men 240 Pallas Capt. Clements Guns 36 - Men 240Le Terpsichore Capt. Defravandois Ö. Guns 26 - Men 300 La Blonde Capt. La Kayee Guns 32 - Men 400Printed for T. Bowles in St. Pauls Church Yd JohnRobt. Sayer at the Golden BuckHeny. Parker & Eliz. Baken'ell

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        A View of Coombank near Sevenoak in Kent, the Seat of the Honble. Lieutt. Genl. Campbell / Veüe de Coombank, dans la Comté de Kent. Maison de L'honble. Lieutt. Genl. Campbell

      Printed for John Bowles & Son, at the Black Horse in Cornhill, T. Bowles in St. Pauls Church Yard, Robt. Sayer at the Golden Buck in Fleet Street. J. Boydell, London 1760 - A fine image of the verdant country estate of General Campbell, Baron Sundridge of Coombank. Born in Maidstone in 1735, William Woollett was one of the most renowned landscape engravers of his time and the first English engraver to achieve popular success in continental Europe. His artistic aptitude became apparent at an early age, and he was sent to London to train at St. Martin's Lane Academy and apprentice with the engraver and printseller John Tinney. Woollett began his career with a series of topographical views, but first truly distinguished himself as skilled engraver with the publication of his print of Richard Wilson's Destruction of the Children of Niobe . His copious plates after artists such as Stubbs, Vernet, and Claude proved so popular, that many of them were copied by engravers on the Continent. Beginning in 1766, he became an active member of the Society of Artists, where he served in a variety of positions. Although he specialized in landscapes, Woollett also engraved a number of marine and historical scenes including the print for which he is most famous, Death of General Wolfe after Benjamin West, and for which he was received the honorable title of Historical Engraver to His Majesty. Cf. Dictionary of National Biography. Engraving, printed on fine laid paper. Very good condition.

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        A Map of North Britain or Scotland from the Newset Surveys and Observations

      J. & C. Bowles and R. Sayer, London 1760 - From "The large Englis Atlas ", Size : 570x490 (mm), 22.375x19.25 (Inches), Original Outline Coloring minor repair to the middle of the left margin not affecting the map otherwise a very good copy

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        The Old Man, his Son, & his Ass.

      London Printed for T.Bowles in St. Pauls Church Yard. John Bowles & Son at the Black Horse in Cornhill c 1760 - Broadside, folio, hand coloured engraving by J.June, light soiling and usage, one neat repair, laid down on backing sheet. A Satire on a classic Aesop Fable - "The Miller his Son and His Ass". In this version the Miller and hgis Son are carrying the donkey to Market in front of laughing villagers. This version appears to be unrecorded. See BM. No. 4586 for a different version

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        An Accurate Map of Devon Shire Divided Into Its Hundreds. Drawn from the Best Authorities .

      Printed for T. & John Bowles, John Tinney, & Robert Sayer. 1760 - Highly decorative large map, with original outline hand colouring to the divisions of the hundreds. Large inset plan of Plymouth is located in the bottom right hand corner, and the rest of the map is surrounded by a large amount of topographical and statistical information relating to the county. The highly decorative title cartouche illustrates the trades and produce of the county. A smaller cartouche contains a dedication to the Duke of Bedford. A magnificent example. Size: 680 x 530mm

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        OFFICIA SANCTORUM approbata ab illustrissimo, ac reverendissimo D. D. Abbate Generali Cisterciensi. Pro Monachis S. Mariae Populeti.

      Imp. Josephi Barbèr. Tarragona, 1760 - . 20 cm. Grabado xilográfico en la portada, enmarcada en orla tipográfica. [8], 191 pág., 1 h. Texto a dos columnas. Cabeceras, capitulares y "culs-de-lampe" xilográficas. Palau 199146, CCPB 485786-0. [Junto con:] OFFICIUM S. P. N. BERNARDI PRIMI CLARAEVALLIS ABBATIS. Imp. Franciscum Brusola. Valencia, 1832. 14 pág. CCPB 782122-0. Dos obras enc. en un vol. en pergamino reciente, lomera rotulada, cierres. Marcas de anterior poseedor. * Volumen elaborado por la orden cisterciense dedicado al oficio de los santos se estructura por meses y, al final, incluye un par de páginas manuscritas que contienen las respuestas e himnos a la fiesta de san Jaime apóstol, patrón de España. orden del cister, oficio de los santos, manuales, religión Liturgia Libros antiguos anteriores a 1830 latín

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        COMPENDIO HISTÓRICO, GEOGRÁFICO, Y GENEALÓGICO DE LOS SOBERANOS DE LA EUROPA, DESCRIPCIÓN DE SUS CORTES, RELIGIÓN, Y FUERZAS, CON LA SERIE DE SUS PRÍNCIPES, HASTA EL AÑO DE 1760. SEGUND IMPRESIÓN. En que se corrige la antecedente, y se añade: LA DESCRIPCI

      - 5 hh.+474 pp.(al comenzar los índices equivoca la paginación y retrocede de la 464 a la 461 terminando de paginar correlativamente. En realidad son 478 pp.) Hojas oscurecidas y con manchas de humedad antigua en primeras y últimas páginas pero papel recio y bien conservado. Enc. en pergamino de época. 20x15. Imp. de Andrés Ortega. Madrid, 1760. Palau, ref. 340843 LIBROS ANTIGUOS [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        MISSALE ROMANUM

      P. AE. Le Mercier, Paris 1760 - RO40129925: 660 + 112 pages. Gravure en noir et blanc (volante) en frontispice. Gravure en noir et blanc en page de titre. Culs-de-lampe ornés en noir et blanc. Lettines ornées en noir et en rouge. Texte en latin, sur 2 colonnes, et en caractères noirs et rouges. Ouvrage en très mauvais état. Dos manquant. Plats très abîmés et se détachant. Pages de garde et de titre, ainsi que plusieurs autres pages détachées. Ex Decreto Sacro-Sancti Concilii Tridentini Restitutum, Pii V. Pont. Max. Jussu Editum, Clementis VIII. Primum, Nunc Denuo. Urbani Papae VIII. Auctoritate Recognitum. Additae Etiam Suo Loco Missae de Sanctis, qui Novissime a Summis Pontificibus, Alexandro VII. Clemente IX, Clemente X, Innocentio XI, etc. In-Folio Relié plein cuir. Etat passable. Plats abîmés. Dos abîmé. Déchirures Classification Dewey : 470-Langues italiques. Latin [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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