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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

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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 phenomenes du Vesuve. Traduction de l'italien par m. l'abbé Peton.A Paris, chez Jean Thomas Herissant , 1760.

      A Paris, chez Jean Thomas Herissant 1760 - Cm. 17, pp. xxiv, 399 (1). Una cart. geogr. ripieg. f.t. dei dintorni di Napoli e cinque tavole ripieg. f.t. in fine al volume con vedute del Vesuvio. Il tutto inciso finemente in rame. Legatura coeva in piena pelle con titoli su tass. e fregi in oro al dorso, tagli rossi. Esemplare ben conservato. Prima edizione francese dell'opera "Storia e fenomeni del Vesuvio"; edita a Napoli nel 1755 e scritta dal fisico e naturalista romano Giovanni Maria Della Torre (1712-1782). L'abate Peton non si limitò a tradurre il testo italiano, ma ampliò il testo aggiornandolo fino ai fenomeni eruttivi del 1760, proprio con la collaborazione e grazie a dati forniti dallo stesso Della Torre. L'opera, che poggia le basi sulle prime osservazioni erudite di Plinio e fu ben accolta negli ambienti scientifici del tempo, si configura come la prima storia generale del Vesuvio. Cfr. Iccu. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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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 Teutscher. Alemand. Germanicus.

      - Kupferstich v. J. G. Seuter, um 1760, 28,5 x 34,5 cm. Dekorative Darstellung eines Apfelschimmels, der von seinem Reiter am Zügel geführt wird. JPEG-Bilder auf Anfrage möglich. A German horse. Germanicus. Copperplate engraving by J. G. Seuter and J.E. Ridinger ca. 1760. 28.5 x 34.5 cm. JPEG pictures upon request. Decorative depiction of a dappled horse led by its rider.

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        Persianer. Cheval de Perse. Equus Persicus.(Persischer Araber).

      - Kupferstich v. J. G. Seutter, um 1760, 28,5 x 35 cm. Vor einer Burg führt ein Orientale mit Turban seinen stolzen Persischen Araber, welcher mit Perlen und Edelsteinen besetztes Zaumzeug und Satteldecke trägt. JPEG-Bilder auf Anfrage möglich. Horse of Ridinger. "Persianer. Cheval de Perse. Equus Persicus". Persian horse. Copperplate engraving by J. G. Seuter and J. E. Ridinger ca. 1760. 28.5 x 35 cm. JPEG pictures upon request. In front of a castle an Oriental leads his Persian horse decorated with jewelleries in its moan and tail and its tack.

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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 Ungar. Hongrois. Hungaricus.

      - Kupferstich v. Joh. Elias Ridinger, um 1760, 28 x 35 cm. Dekorative Darstellung eines braunen Warmblüters mit heller Mähne und Schweif mit seinem Burschen. JPEG-Bilder auf Anfrage möglich. A Hungarian. Hungaricus. Copperplate engraving by J. E. Ridinger ca. 1760. 28 35 cm. JPEG pictures upon request. Decorative depiction of a brownish crossbred horse with light mane and tail guided by its horseman.

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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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        The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle. Volume XXX (30) January to December 1760

      D Henry; R Cave, London 1760 - iii, 623pp, [xvii] + plates. 20 b/w plates and maps (9 fold-out). G : in Good condition without dust jacket. 20th century binding with new eps. Some foxing and set-off [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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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 Türkisch Pferd. Cheval Turc. Equus Turcicus.

      - Kupferstich v. J. G. Seuter, um 1760, 28 x 34,5 cm. Dekorative Darstellung eines Apfelschimmels mit prächtigem Sattel und Satteldecke und am Zaumzeug befestigt Lanze und Rundschild. Das Pferd wird von einem dunkelheutigen Burschen mit Turban geführt. JPEG-Bilder auf Anfrage möglich. A Turkish horse. Equus Turcicus. Copperplate engraving by J. G. Seuter and J. E. Ridinger ca. 1760. 28 x 34,5 cm. JPEG pictures upon request. Decorative depiction of dappled grey horse with a luxuriant saddle pad and saddle and buckler and lance guided by a dark-skinned boy wearing a turban.

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        Ein Seraskier aus der Wallachey. Un Seraskier de Wallachie. Imperator exercit turcici ex Wallachia".

      - Kupferstich v. M. El. Ridinger, um 1760, 27,5 x 35 cm. Ein Serasker, ein hoher türkischer Offizier aus der Walachei, reitet auf seinem Apfelschimmel. JPEG-Bilder auf Anfrage möglich. Horse by Ridinger. "Ein Seraskier aus der Wallachey. Un Seraskier de Wallachie. Imperator exercit turcici ex Wallachia". Copperplate engraving by M. E. Ridinger and J. E. Ridinger ca. 1760. 27.5 x 35 cm. JPEG pictures upon request. a Serasker, the leader of the armee of the Wallachia, rides on his dapple grey horse.

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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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        Traità des Tulipes qui non seulement rà unit tout ce qu'on avoit prà cà demment à crit de raisonnable, mais est augmentà de quantità de remarques nouvelles sur l'à ducanion (sic) de cette belle fleur. Par l'auteur du Traità des Renoncules.

      1760 - Avignon, chez Louis Chambeau, 1760. 12mo., contemporary full calf, spine richly gilt with contrasting leather label; pp 252 + (4), with two folding plates. Binding a little rubbed, a little spotting and browning, bookplate, otherwise a very good copy. First edition. Written by this noted French priest and botanist, this is only the second book devoted entirely to the tulip. The first, also by Ardene, was published in 1754. The text offers a detailed history of the flower, instructions on its care and cultivation, and a glossary of technical terms. Rare. Only four copies cited by OCLC as being in American libraries. The folding plates are by P. Duflos [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Voyages et Avantures (sic: aventures) de Jacques Massé. Premier- deuxième partie, 2 parties rel. en 1 volume.

      L?Utopie, chez Jaques L?Aveugle. M D C C L X, 1760, - in-8vo, 271 p. (+ 1= Table des chapitres); 231 p. (+ 1 idem), reliure en veau originale, pièces de titre et de tomaison vertes et rouges au dos, pages de gardes dominotées d?origine. Bel exemplaire. A fine and fresh copy of this classical imaginary voyage, first published in 1710, it went through many editions and translations into the major European languages. This 1760 edition seems to be very rare.Rare édition d'un célèbre roman utopique, d'inspiration spinoziste. Le héros, à la suite d'un naufrage, découvre sur la route des Indes, à environ mille lieues de Sainte-Hélène un ile où prospère une société harmonieuse et pacifique dont il décrit les moeurs et les coutumes, organisée selon les principes d'une philosophie rationnelle et matérialiste. Le pays est divisé en cantons égaux et symétriques. La misère est inconnue, les habitants pratiquent la polygamie et une égalité rigoureuse règne, etc. Protestant né à Londres et élevé en Normandie, Tyssot de Patot (1655-1738) dut quitter la France pour Deventer en Hollande avec sa famille pour raisons religieuses. Après la publication de ses Lettres choisies (1727), il fut condamné pour obscénité, athéisme et spinozisme, puis chassé de la communauté réformée.Simon Tyssot de Patot, écrivain français né en 1655 à Londres et mort en 1738 à IJsselstein. Il est surtout connu pour ses utopies, dont l'une intègre l'hypothèse de l'existence de Terres Australes non découvertes dans l'océan Indien au sud-est du cap de Bonne-Espérance.Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. Gove: Imaginary Voyage in prose and fiction, 1961, 217 ff.

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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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        Considerations occasion'd by an Act of this present session of Parliament. To prevent the excessive use of spirituous liquors, by laying an additional duty thereon, and to encourage the exportation of British-made spirits.

      London: by J. Towers printed in the year * 1760 - 8vo., (2) + 49 + (1)pp., recent marbled boards lettered on spine. A very good, crisp, copy. A presentation copy> inscribed in ink on verso of final page of text, 'To his Honour the Master of the Rolls from the author'> (i.e. Sir Thomas Clarke, 1703-1764). First edition. An interesting commentary on the government's attempts to reduce the scourge of drunkenness by increasing duties on alcoholic beverages at home and encouraging the export of spirits abroad. * Printer's name pasted to the foot of the title-page. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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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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        The Works of Mr William Shakespear. Volume the Third

      Printed for Hitch and Hawes et al. 1760 - 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. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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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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        MENORCA / PUERTO DE MAHON

      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 pp.ch., II, 2 ff.n.ch. 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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        Bibliographia antiquaria, sive Introductio in notitiam scriptorum qui antiquitates Hebraicas, Graecas, Romanas et Christianas scriptis illustrarunt. Editio tertia ex mscpto B. auctoris insigniter locupletata et recentissimorum scriptorum recensione aucta studio et opera Paulli Schaffshausen.

      Hambourg, Johann Karl Bohn 1760 - fort vol. in-4, [8] ff. n. ch. (titre, préface, table des chapitres), 1039-[121] pp., avec un frontispice, veau fauve raciné, dos à nerfs cloisonné et fleuronné, pièce de titre cerise, encadrement de simple filet à froid sur les plats, tranches marbrées (reliure de l'époque). Bon exemplaire. C'est en 1713 que parut la première édition de cette volumineuse bibliographie des études sur l'Antiquité. On y trouve la description de près de 4000 ouvrages classés par sujets et accompagnés de notes historiques et critiques. Erudit, mais aussi collectionneur de livres et de manuscrits, Johann Albert Fabricius (1668-1736) fut un très abondant polygraphe dans le domaine des recherches gréco-latines.

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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: www.zaalbooks.nl .

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        Picchio vario maggiore, volgarm Picchio Sarto maggiore.

      Artist: Manetti Saverio; issued in: Italy; date: ca 1760 - - technic: Copper print; - colorit: original colored; - condition: Very good; - size (in cm): 33 x 27; - description: Representation of a woodpecker.They come from the book ;Manetti, Saverio,ORNITHOLOGIA METHODICE DIGESTA ATQUE ICONIBUS AENEIS AD VIVUM ILLUMINATIS ORNATA (STORIA NATURALE DEGLI UCCELLI). ; -vita of the artist: Manetti, Saviero.Verlag: Giuseppe Vanni, Florence, Italy:, 1766 From the -Natural History of the Birds Treated Systematically and Adorned with Copperplate Engraving Illustrations, in Miniature and Life-Size-, 1766-1777. The work carries some interesting historical importance according to Peter Dance: "The production of its five massive folio volumes must have been one of the most remarkable publishing ventures ever undertaken in Florence. Begun in 1767, and [based on birds taken from the collection of Giovanni Gerini], it was completed ten years later. It was larger, better engraved and more vividly coloured than any previous work on birds, but these are not its only claim to fame. The attitudes of the birds themselves give this book its unique character. Strutting, parading, posturing, and occasionally flying.are birds whose real-life counterparts would surely disown them, and not without reason, for Manetti seems in these pictures to be depicting the human comedy, the habits and mannerisms of contemporary Italian society. His book may still be rated among the very greatest bird books, if only for its magnificent comicality"

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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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