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        ACTS, PASSED IN THE ISLAND OF BARBADOS. FROM 1643, TO 1762, INCLUSIVE; CAREFULLY REVISED, INNUMERABLE ERRORS CORRECTED; AND THE WHOLE COMPARED AND EXAMINED, WITH THE ORIGINAL ACTS, IN THE SECRETARY'S OFFICE.TO WHICH IS ADDED, AN INDEX; AND ABRIDGMENT: WITH MANY USEFUL NOTES, REFERENCES AND OBSERVATIONS, NEVER BEFORE PUBLISHED.

      London: Printed for Richard Hall, 1764. - xi,[1],iv,526,[2],84pp. Half title. Modern three-quarter calf and marbled boards, gilt leather label. A few older repairs to half title and titlepage verso, ownership signature to half title and titlepage, dampstain to bottom corner of first quarter of the textblock, small stain to upper margin of two leaves in the Abridgment, minor foxing. Very good. A noticeably expanded edition of the laws of Barbados from the earlier printings in 1721 and the 1730s. The verso of the half title is signed by the editor, Richard Hall "to authenticate this Impression; and to prevent spurious Editions." Includes a four-page list of subscribers. "The 'late Richard Hall Esq.' was one of the Representatives in the General Assembly for the Parish of St. Michael [Barbados] according to the title- page" - Higgs. ESTC records only eight copies in the United Kingdom and ten copies in the United States. Auction records reveal only one sale, in 1948 at Sotheby's. A rare collection of laws for the island of Barbados. BARTLETT 1383. HIGGS 3196. SABIN 29840. ESTC T19072.

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        Statuta des vortrefflichen Ritter-Ordens des heiligen Stephani. Ersten Apostolischen Königs.

      Wien, Josef Kurzböcken, Universitäts Buchdrucker, 1764 - 33 Seiten mit 6 ganzseitige Kupferdrucke, Einband an den den Ecken leicht bestossen, das Titelkupfer und der Titel aus der Bindung gelösst, Titel ohne der manchmal vorhandenen Titelvignette, minimale Griffspuren. Keine Stockflecken oder Einrisse., insgesamt sehr guter und sauberer zustand. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Beiliegend: Suplement zu den Statuten des Sanct Stephans-Ordens. Von 1884 wegen einer Änderung der Statuten. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 2000 33 x 24 cm°, Lwd.mit Gold-und Blindprägung [Attributes: First Edition]

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        A VIEW OF FORT GEORGE WITH THE CITY OF NEW YORK FROM THE SW.

      London: Printed for Carington Bowles, [after 1764]. - Copper plate engraving with hand-coloring, 13 x 18 3/4 inches. Several small tears, repaired, at lower edge, not affecting image. Very good. Framed to 17 1/4 x 23 inches. Not examined out of the frame. An early and engaging view of New York City. "One of the most sought-after prints of colonial New York is this attractive view, the earliest taken from the west. The Hudson River dominates the foreground, highlighted by a majestic British ship - its guns firing and its sails billowing - which dominates the right-hand side of the engraving. The buildings shown are numbered from one to eight, with Trinity Church the northernmost. Moving right from Trinity, we have the Lutheran Church, the New Dutch Church, the French Eglise du Saint Esprit, the City Hall, the Old Dutch Church on Garden Street, the Secretary's Office, and finally, the church in the fort. "The date depicted is clearly between 1724, when Trinity Church was extended to the eastward, and March 1741, when the church in the fort was destroyed by fire. These limiting dates can be further narrowed by considering that the New (later Middle) Dutch Church, finished in 1731, is shown completed, and that the original roof of Trinity Church is shown before it was raised in 1736 to conform to that of the east extension" - Deák. Bowles drew on the earlier engraving by John Carwitham, which he credits. A rare view, seldom found with original coloring. DEÁK, PICTURING AMERICA 84. STOKES, Vol. 1, pl. 31, pp.267-69.

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        The history of the Poor Laws: with observations.

      London: printed by H. Woodfall and W. Strahan ..... for A. Millar. 1764. 8vo., (4) + 295 + (1)pp., contemporary calf with original gilt label. A fine copy. First, and only edition. Higgs 3291. Goldsmiths 10030. Kress 6160. Sweet & Maxwell I, p.386(#2). This important work was not only, according to Beatrice and Sidney Webb, 'the first history of the Poor Laws', it was also a critical and comprehensive review of the pamphlet literature on the subject and was a vehicle for Burn's own ideas on the development of the Poor Laws and provision for the poor. It certainly contains the best summary of the pamphlet literature on the subject before Eden's State of the Poor> and is many times referred to by Sidney and Beatrice Webb in The Old Poor Law.> Richard Burn (1709-1785), was justice of the peace for the counties of Westmoreland and Cumberland. Burn was the author also of the classic work of legal authority, The justice of the peace and parish officer, upon a plan entirely new.> (1755). The History of the Poor Laws> contains Burns's well-known account of the Overseer. 'And this leads to the other great fundamental defect ..... in our present Poor Laws, and that is that the whole in a great measure (and indeed, in practice altogether) is left to the management of those annual officers called Overseers of the Poor ..... In practice the office of an Overseer of the Poor seems to be understood to be this ..... to maintain their Poor as cheap as they possibly can ..... to hang over them in terrorem> if they shall complain to the justices for want of maintenance ..... to pull down cottages; to drive out as many inhabitants, and admit as few as they possibly can ..... to depopulate the parish in order to lessen the Poor Rate.'

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        Handmaid to the Arts - The 2nd Edition with Considerable Additions and Improvements 1764 2 Volume Set

      J Nourse, London 1764 - Robert Dossie - Handmaid to the arts - The second edition ,with considerable additions and improvements- Printed for J.Nourse ,London 1764. Two volume set ,extremely rare- only 2 other sets listed on ABE for £2,200 and £1200 respectively - neither can match the condition of this set. Considering these are nearly 300 years old ,they are in fine condition- beautiful bindings - leather spines and corner ends- marbled boards- the contents show very little indications of their age- no tears,stains or ownership marks- very tight and crisp. This is a truely remarkable set and a fascinating insight into the works of one of the leading apothecarys of the age - quite stunning. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        At a General Assembly, Begun and Held at the Capitol, in the City of Williamsburg, on Tuesday the 26th of May.1761, and from thence Continued by Several Prorogations to Tuesday the 30th of October, 1764. [caption title]

      Joseph Royle, [Williamsburg 1764 - 73pp. Bound to style in half calf and marbled boards, leather label. Minor foxing and toning. Virginia in the wake of the French and Indian War A rare, 1764 work of colonial Virginia laws. "Matters of regional importance, as well as such widespread and far-reaching issues as the regulation of the tobacco trade and the protection of the rights of domestic servants, were the subject of legislation passed at this session. The burgesses consolidated several earlier pieces of legislation on tobacco inspection into one act and instituted punishment for individuals found guilty of selling mulattoes or other servants as slaves" - Berg. Rare, with Berg recording just five copies, one of which is imperfect. Berg 165; Bristol B2629; ESTC W23639; Shipton & Mooney 41594; Swem 22631; Torrence 324. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        AT A GENERAL ASSEMBLY, BEGUN AND HELD AT THE CAPITOL, IN THE CITY OF WILLIAMSBURG, ON TUESDAY THE 26th OF MAY.1761, AND FROM THENCE CONTINUED BY SEVERAL PROROGATIONS TO TUESDAY THE 30th OF OCTOBER, 1764. [caption title].

      [Williamsburg: Joseph Royle, 1764]. - 73pp. Folio. Half calf and marbled boards in antique style, leather label. Minor foxing and toning. Very good. A rare work printing colonial Virginia laws in 1764. Royle, the printer, operated only briefly. "Matters of regional importance, as well as such widespread and far- reaching issues as the regulation of the tobacco trade and the protection of the rights of domestic servants, were the subject of legislation passed at this session. The burgesses consolidated several earlier pieces of legislation on tobacco inspection into one act and instituted punishment for individuals found guilty of selling mulattoes or other servants as slaves" - Berg. Rare, with Berg recording just five copies, one of which is imperfect. BERG 165. BRISTOL B2629. SHIPTON & MOONEY 41594. SWEM 22631. TORRENCE 324. ESTC W23639.

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        Neues Organon oder Gedanken über die Erforschung und Bezeichnung des Wahren und dessen Unterscheidung vom Irrthum und Schein.

       Lpz., Wendler 1764. 2 Bde. gr.-8°. 8 Bll., 592; 435 (1) S. Pbde. d. Zt. m. Orig.-Rückensch. Berieb., Ecken u. Kap. bestoßen. EA.Goed. IV/1, 478f; Meusel 8, 15f - Selten erste Ausgabe von Lamberts Hauptwerk. Sein (seinerzeit nur von Kant anerkannter) wissenschafts- u. erkenntnistheoretischer Ansatz gilt als Wegbereiter der Logistik in der Nachfolge Leibniz` und der Phänomenologie. - Bd. 1: Dianoiologie oder Lehre von den Gesetzen des Denken; Alethiologie oder Lehre von der Wahrheit. Bd. 2: Semiotik oder Lehre von der Bezeichnung der Gedanken und Dinge; Phänomenologie oder Lehre von dem Schein. Versand D: 4,00 EUR Philosophie

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        DESCRIPCIÓN DEL REAL MONASTERIO DE SAN LORENZO DEL ESCORIAL: su magnífico templo, panteón y palacio. Compendiada de la descripción antigua, y exornada con nuevas vistosas Láminas de su Planta y Montéa: Aumentada con la noticia de varias grandezas y alhajas con que han ilustrado los Católicos Reyes aquel maravilloso edificio, y coronada con un tratado apéndice de los insignes profesores de las Bellas Artes Estatuaria, Arquitectura, y Pintura, que concurrieron a su fundación, y después le han enriquecido con sus obras.

      Imprenta de Antonio Marin, Madrid 1764 - 10 h. + 452 pp. 21 x 30 cm. Encuadernado en media piel. Portada a dos tintas. Retrato del rey Carlos III + 18 grabados (completo). Pequeña mancha de humedad en parte inferior de las últimas hojas. Exlibris. Excelente estado de conservacion, limpio. PALAU 376974. Todos los envíos peninsulares se hacen por mensajería, con entrega en domicilio. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        1764 Gustav II Adolphus SWEDEN Thirty Years War Military NAPOLEON Provenance

      Amsterdam, chez Z. Chatelain et fils. Arkstee et Merkus. Marc Michel Rey. MDCCLXIV. 1764 - 1764 Gustav II Adolphus SWEDEN Thirty Years War Military NAPOLEON Provenance INCREDIBLE Prince NAPOLEON Provenance! Gustav II Adolf (1594 – 1632); widely known in English by his Latinized name Gustavus Adolphus or as Gustav II Adolph, or as Gustavus Adolphus the Great; was the King of Sweden from 1611 to 1632 and is credited as the founder of Sweden as a Great Power. He led Sweden to military supremacy during the Thirty Years War, helping to determine the political as well as the religious balance of power in Europe. Main author: Eleazar de Mauvillon; Johann Arckenholtz Title: Histoire de Gustave-Adolphe, roi de Suede. Composee sur tout ce qui a paru de plus curieux, & sur un grand nombre de manuscrits, & principalement sur ceux de Mr. Arkenholtz, par M. D. M*** professeur etc. Published: Amsterdam, chez Z. Chatelain et fils. Arkstee et Merkus. Marc Michel Rey. MDCCLXIV. Language: French Notes & Contents: • 1st edition • Charming frontispiece of Gustave II • 4 maps • 4 battle plan engravings • Provenance: Bibliothèque de S. A. I Le Prince de Napoléon FREE SHIPPING WORLDWIDE Wear: wear as seen in photos Binding: tight and secure leather binding Pages: complete with all x + 602 pages; plus indexes, prefaces, and such Publisher: Parisiis : Apud Stephanum Michallet, 1695. Size: ~10in X 8in (25cm x 20cm) Photos available upon request. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        A SPEECH, DELIVERED IN THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY OF THE PROVINCE OF PENNSYLVANIA, MAY 24th, 1764. BY...ONE OF THE MEMBERS FOR THE COUNTY OF PHILADELPHIA. ON OCCASION OF A PETITION, DRAWN UP BY ORDER, AND THEN UNDER CONSIDERATION, OF THE HOUSE; PRAYING HIS MAJESTY FOR A CHANGE OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THIS PROVINCE...

      Philadelphia: Printed and Sold by William Bradford..., 1764. Gathered signatures, string-tied as issued. Light tanning, most pronounced on titlepage and preface leaves. Very good. Untrimmed and unopened. In a blue half morocco and cloth box. First edition of this important speech by Dickinson, delivered at an early point in his career as a proponent of American liberties. This speech was occasioned by the controversy over the government of Pennsylvania, with Benjamin Franklin and Joseph Galloway arguing that the proprietary government of the colony should be replaced by Parliamentary action. Dickinson, already growing fearful of Parliamentary power, opposed the change, fearing the imposition of a royal government that could be even more pernicious to freedoms in the colony. "'Mr. Dickinson reasons like a man of extraordinary good sense, with the knowledge of an able politician, and the pleasing flow of an accomplished orator.' - M. REV...." - Sabin. "The 'Preface' is by William Smith, provost of the College of Philadelphia, according to a list of his writings in his own hand in the Brinton Papers in the Historical Society of Pennsylvania" - Adams. A second edition of Dickinson's speech was also printed by Bradford in 1764, and there seems to be some confusion over the pagination of the first edition. Our copy is the first edition (without "Second Edition" on the titlepage) and is in original untrimmed and unopened condition, with the text ending on page 30, with "finis" at the bottom of that page and a blank conjugate leaf following. However, some authorities (specifically Sabin and Howes, perhaps confusing this speech with Dickinson's reply to a speech of Joseph Galloway) contend that the first edition should have forty-five pages, which seems to us to be an error on their part. EVANS 9641. NAIP w029473. HILDEBURN 1978. AMERICAN CONTROVERSY 64-5a. HOWES D334. SABIN 20049.

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        Observations sur le commerce et sur les arts d'une partie de l'Europe, de l'Asie, de l'Afrique, et même des Indes Orientales

      A Lyon, chez Jacquenod père & Rusand, 1764. 2 volumes in - 12 (17 x 10 cm) reliures plein veau tacheté, dos à nerfs à caissons dorés, tranches jaspées, ; vol. 1 : 4 f. n.p., iij, 2 f., 616 p., 11 planches ; vol.2 : 2 f. n.p., 532 p., 5 planches. Exemplaires très frais, sans défaut. autre que de petits frottements sur les bords des plats. Jean - Claude Flachat (1700 - 1775), voyageur, industriel et technologue lyonnais. Préoccupé de l'implantation technologies industrielles étrangères en France et du progrès du commerce et des manufactures, passa une bonne partie de sa bie en Orient. En Valachie, il embaucha bon nombre de teinturiers Grecs d'Andrinople qu'il installa à Saint Chamond où il était directeur des Etablissements de la Manufacture Royale. Il séjourna également en Turquie et fut un des premiers Européen qui aient visité le sérail. Le présent ouvrage contient le rècit des voyages de l'auteur, la relation de ce qu'il a vu ; le tout entremélé de remarques et de mémoires sur divers procédés industriels, de la description des machines utiles, ou curieuses et quelques anecdotes. Quelques figures servent a faire le mécanisme des machines. En trouve de plus dans le I vol. la capitulation accordée par la Porte aux Français en 1740; dans le II, des détails intéressants sur le Sultan Mahmoud I et Osman III et une longue description du sérail. Français relié DeCollection

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        Direzioni a Giovani Studenti nel Disegno dell' Architectura Civile nell' Accademia Clementina dell' Instituto delle Scienze. Tomo primo. Edizione terza. Direzioni Della Prospettiva Teorica. Corrispondenti quelle dell' Architettura Istruzione A' Giovani Studenti di Pittura, e Architettura nell' Accademia Clementina Dell' Instituto delle Scienze. Tomo secondo. Seconda Edizione.

      Stamperia di Lelio dalla Volpe, Bologna 1764 - 2 Bde. Bologna, Stamperia di Lelio dalla Volpe, 1764 und 1753. 8°. 5 n.n. Bl., 143 S., 1 S., 75 (N. 1-75 cplt). gestoch. Tafeln; 144 S., 56 + 2 (Nr. 1-56 + 13a und 44.[2] cplt.) gestoch. Tafeln (davon 18 gefalt.) HPgt.-Bde. der Zeit mit hs. Rückentiteln. Riccardi I, 153. - Fowler 135. - Berlin-Kat. 2630. - Thieme-B. III, 600. - Eines der Hauptwerke des italienischen Szenographen, Architekten und Dekorationsmalers Fernando Galli-Bibiena (1657-1743), seit 1697 Hofarchitekt der Familie Farnese in Parma. Wie häufig beide Bände in Mischauflage des erstmals 1725 gedruckten Werks. Es ist eine für Studenten geschriebene Umarbeitung seines 1711/17 erschienen Buchs „L' architettura civile preparata su la geometria, e ridotta alle prospettive". Galli-Bibiena schöpfte die Winkelperspektive als neue Form des Bühnenbildes aus und übte nachhaltigen Einfluss auf Bühnenbild und Architektur im 18. Jahrhundert aus. - (Einbd. etwas fleckig. Name auf Innendeckel. Ca. 4 Tafelränder mit Fleck bei Band 1. Ca. 10 Tafelränder mit schwachem Wasserrand bei Band 2. Vorsatz bei Band 2 mit kleiner Wurmspur und Titelblatt mit winzigem Wurmloch). One of the major works by the Italian scenographer, architect and painter Fernando Galli-Bibiena (1657-1743), since 1697 court architect to the Farnese family at Parma. The work, as often here in a mixed set from the second and third edition, is an abridged version for students of the author's „L' architettura civile preparata su la geometria, e ridotta alle prospettive" of 1711/17. - Contemporary half vellum. Sprache: Italienisch HPgt.-Bde. der Zeit mit hs. Rückentiteln.

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        Dictionnaire philosophique portatif par Mr. de Voltaire.

      Londres 1764 - Early edition in the original 73-article format. According to Besterman, the London imprint is spurious, and this edition was published in Switzerland or Germany. Contemporary full leather binding with gilt spine and raised bands. Speckled edges; marbled endpapers. Moderate wear, scuffing and bumping to covers and edges; head and tail of spine are worn to endbands. Edges toned. Older armorial bookplate inside front cover; old owner's signature (apparently T. S. Gosset) and place (Trinity College Cambridge) to front flyleaf. Otherwise internally very clean, tight and unmarked. Binding and hinges firm & intact: a nice, sound, workable copy of this early edition. Head and tail pieces in text. The title-page attributes the work to Voltaire. Contains 73 articles in alphabetical order, and two tables of contents, the second, in-text one suggesting an original intention of publishing a longer two-volume set. Thus, a variant of the first edition. Small 8vo. 2[blank],viii,328+2[blank]pp. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Synodo diocesana, que celebró el ilustrissimo Senõr Doctor Don Manuel de Alday y Aspee, Obispo de Santiago de Chile ... en el iglesia catedral de dicha ciudad. Á que se dió princípio el dia quatro de enero de mil setecientos sesenta y tres años; y se publicó en veintidos de abril de dicho año.

      Lima: Oficina de la Calle de la Encarnación Folio (28 cm; 11"). [4] ff., 170 pp., [13] ff; [7 ff.], 168 pp.. 1764 Present here as issued are the first printing of the documents of the Chilean synod of 1763 and the second printing of documents of the 1688 synod; although the two parts were printed separately, at different presses, and lack a collective title, it is clear that they were issued together and constitute an integral set. The aforementioned documents deal with composing a catechism; administering the sacraments; licensing confessors; exemptions granted to blacks, Indians, and bi- and multi-racials; proper dress; administration of sodalities and confraternities; dancing and celebrations; games, gambling, and alcohol; attendance at and morality of bull fights; selling of married slaves; deportment of priests, nuns, and the laity; and many other social and religious matters, with long sections on Indians. Historians of medicine and health will find the sections on burial of interest. The typography of both synods is notably above the norm for Peru and especially Peru in the 1760s. The type is good and not worn, well composed, placed in borders, employs woodcut initials and tailpieces, and enjoys notable title-page composition. The title-page of the 1763 synod is printed in black and red with a very handsome black and red border of printer's flowers, while that of the 1688 synod is deservedly famous for being the first book printed in the New World in three colors — black, red, and green. But => this copy, like that at the John Carter Brown Library, has had its green elements overlain with gold foil producing a title-page in black, red, and => gold. While we've had other copies of this work, this is the first we've seen outside of the JCB that has been illuminated. The second title-page reads "Synodo diocesana, con la carta pastoral convocatoria para ella: y otra en orden a la paga de los diezmos. Celebróla el ilvstrissimo y reverendissimo señor doctor maestro, don fray Bernardo Carrasco y Saavedra, obispo de Santiago de Chile ... en la iglesia catedral de dicha ciudad. A que se dio principio domingo diez y ocho de enero de mil seiscientos y ochenta y ocho años; y se publicò en dos de mayo de dicho año. Reimpresa en Lima, En la Imprenta real, Año de 1764." Provenance: 1849 gift inscription of Jose Barros Pazos of Santiago, Chile, to his cousin Jose Vitaliano Molina, a priest. 19th-century quarter dark leather with black paper sides, all edges saffron; spine and binding with some rubbing. Textblock with some waterstaining and concomitant later discoloration; some foxing, a few quires or leaves browned. => Overall a good copy of a special copy.

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        ASTRONOMY EXPLAINED UPON SIR ISAAC NEWTON'S PRINCIPLES, and made easy to those who have not studied MATHEMATICS.

      London, printed for A. Millar, 1764.To which are added, a Plain Method of finding the Distances of all the Planets from the Sun, by the Transit of Venus over the Sun's Disc, in the year 1761. An Account of Mr. Horrox's Observations of the Transit of Venus in the year 1639: And, of the Distances of all the Planets from the Sun, as deduced from Observations of the Transit in the Year 1761. THIRD EDITION 1764. 4vo, approximately 255 x 210 mm, 10 x 8¼ inches, folding engraved frontispiece of Ferguson's famous orrery, 17 large folding engraved plates, complete, pages: (8), 1 - 354, (10) - index, bound in full old calf, double ruled gilt border to covers, rebacked to style, raised bands and gilt rules, original slightly chipped gilt lettered red morocco label, all edges red. A few small scrapes to covers, corners slightly worn with tips rounded, armorial bookplate of Lady Frances Scott (Douglas) (1750?"1817) and the town Petersham in ink (where she took up residence in 1779), on front pastedown, some faint offsetting from plates onto facing text, minute worm track in outer margin of frontispiece, 2, 3 and 4 tiny wormholes in fore - edge margin from front endpaper to page 81, including plate margins, from there to the end persisting as 1 minute hole, another tiny worm track in lower margin of page 123 and adjacent plate VII, contents very clean. A very good sturdy copy. Ferguson's work was first published in 1756 and was an immediate success, going through 13 editions by 1811. "Ferguson (1710 - 1776), an original scientist of considerable talent, here makes one of the earliest and most successful attempts to explain Newtonian ideas in popular terms", Babson, Catalogue of the Works of Sir Isaac Newton, page 31, No. 58. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        Allgemeine Historie der Reisen zu Wasser und zu Lande Oder Sammlung aller Reisebeschreibungen (Band 18),

      Leipzig, Arkstee und Merkus, 1764. - welche bis itzo in verschiedenen Sprachen von allen Völkern herausgegeben worden, und einen vollständigen Begriff von der neuern Erdbeschreibung und Geschichte machen; worinnen der wirkliche Zustand aller Nationen vorgestellet. Durch eine Gesellschaft gelehrter Männer im Englischen zusammen getragen, und aus demselben und dem Französischen ins Deutsche übersetzt. Mit 31 teils gefalteten Kupfertafeln und Karten, 4 Blatt, 580 Seiten, 16 Blatt, Halblederband der Zeit, 24,5 x 20,5 cm, Einband berieben und bestossen, innen etwas gebräunt, eine Tafel mit Quetschfalten. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Historisch-kritische Nachrichten von dem Leben und Schriften einiger merkwürdiger englischer Dichter, deren Denkmäler sich in der berühmten Abteykirche zu Westmünster befinden.

      Lübeck, Schmidt und Donatius, 1764 - 8 Bl., 504 S. Einband berieben, bestoßen und am Rücken mit Einrissen. Innen gelegentlich etwas fleckig. Insgesamt gutes Exemplar. Auf den S. 280 - 305 z.B. mit Ausführungen über Shakespeare. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 1100 18 x 11 cm, Halbleder der Zeit mit 5 Bünden und Rückenschild sowie umlaufendem Rotschnitt [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        XI. Feuille - Avec Privelege du Roy a Marseille Chez Joseph Roux Hydrographe du Roy sur le Port a St. Jean

      Marseille, J. Roux 1764 - Original copper engraving, published 1764 in Roux’s Atlas of the Mediterranean. An excellent example, finely hand-colored in wash and outline. Printed on light blue paper as so often, full margins as published. In excellent condition.

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        Architectura hydraulica. Oder: Die Kunst, das Gewässer zu denen verschiedentlichen Nothwendigkeiten des menschlichen Lebens zu leiten, in die Höhe zu bringen, und vortheilhaftig anzuwenden / aufs gründlichste abgehandelt von Monsieur [Bernard Forest de] Belidor [.]; aus dem Französischen ins Teutsche übersetzet. [.] Wie auch [mit] einer Vorrede [von] Herrn Christian Wolffen [.] Erster Theil.[6 Kapitel in zwei Teilen in einem Bd.].

      Augsburg, Eberhard Klett, , 1766 und 1767 1764 - 4° (35 x 23 cm). Enth.: Erster Theil: [1. Buch:] Caput I u. II: 4 Bl. Vorwort, 94 S., 10 Falt-Kupfertaf.; Caput III: 124 S. m. Tabellen, 1 Bl. Errata, 8 Falt-Kupfertaf.; Erster Theil, Zweytes Buch: Erstes Capitel: 38 S., 10 Falt-Kupfertaf.; Zweytes Capitel: 21 S.; 5 Falt-Kupfertaf.; Drittes Capitel: 10 S., 2 Falt-Kupfertaf., HLdr. d. Zeit, Deckel stark berieben, Rücken mit Fehlstellen. Bibl.-Stempel auf erstem Titelbl., etliche Blätter wasserändig, teilweise fingerfleckig u. minimal stockfleckig. Kein Geburtstaggeschenk, aber gut brauchbar. Mischauflage von Nachauflagen (tlw. verbessert). Mit beigebundenem Prospekt des 2. Teils (2 Bl.). - Das zweite Buch enthält 1. «eine deutliche Beschreibung verschiedener Arten von Mühlen» und der «Art ihrer Würckungen»; abgebildet sind verschiedene Mühlräder, Mühltürme, Mühlen der Provence und der Dauphine, Basack-Mühle, «Mühlen, die vermöge der Ebbe u. Fluth des Meeres ihren Gang erhalten», Hand- und Pferd-Mühlen etc., 2. «eine deutliche Beschreibung einiger Arten von Säge-Mühlen, Stein-, Schneide-, und Röhr-Bohr-Mühlen» - "Das Werk war grundlegend in seiner Art die Wasserbaukunst erhielt dadurch zuerst feste Prinzipien und nahm sie um so bereitwilliger auf als Belidors Theorie überall mit praktischen Kenntnissen Hand in Hand geht" (Jähns, S. 1746). (Der 2. - nicht vorhandene - Teil behandelt: Die Kunst, das Gewässer des Meeres und der Flüße zum Vortheil der Vertheidigung der Festungen, des Handels und des Ackerbaues anzuwenden.) 2200 gr. Schlagworte: Alte Drucke - nach 1550TechnikNaturwissenschaft [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        ACTS OF ASSEMBLY, PASSED IN THE ISLAND OF ANTIGUA, FROM 1725 TO 1760. VOL. II. WITH A COMPLETE INDEX TO BOTH VOLUMES

      London: William Richardson and Samuel Clark, 1764. Folio. Half calf and marbled boards in antique style, leather label. Quite clean internally, very good. The laws of Antigua from 1725 to 1760, printed as a later continuation of the ACTS OF ASSEMBLY, PASSED IN THE CHARIBBEE LEEWARD ISLANDS..., published in 1734. This volume contains an index to the Leeward Islands laws, as well as to those laws printed here. Antigua, colonized by the British in the mid-17th century, served as a major sugar producer and hub for shipping in the West Indies. The laws include (among others) several acts passed concerning the military presence on the island, an act freeing two slaves, an act regulating the execution of slaves, and an act encouraging the importation of white servants. The American Revolutionary War caused a significant disruption in the sugar trade, and British sentiment against slavery further served to shift the economy of the island in the late 18th century. Only two copies in ESTC, at Harvard Law and the John Carter Brown Library. ESTC N503980.

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        Corpus Juris Ecclesiastici Austriaci. Honoribus Mariae Theresiae Romanorum Imperatricis Hungariae, Bohemiae, Dalmatiae,...

       Wien, (Gerold) 1764. 12 Bll., 452 S., 4 Bll. Ldr. d. Zt. m. dekor. Rückengoldpräg. Mehrf. alt gestemp. Schwach berieb.Riegger (1705-1777) Prof. f. Staatsrecht an der 1751 reorganisierten Theresianischen Akademie, \"hat für die Entwicklung der kirchlichen Verhältnisse Oesterreichs in jener Zeit eine ausschlaggebenden Bedeutung ... Er war zweifelsohne einer der besten Kenner des positiven Kirchenrechts. ...vertritt die Omnipotenz des Staates auch gegenüber der Kirche. Man darf seine Theorie mit Recht als jene bezeichnen, welche in den Gesetzen der Kaiserin Maria Theresia ausgeführt wurde, ihn selbst als den geistigen Vater der meisten Verordnungen aus jener Zeit.\" (ADB XXVIII, 552) Versand D: 4,00 EUR Juridica u. Staatswissenschaften, Austriaca, Theologie, Religionsgeschichte

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        Observation on Marriages, Baptisms, and Burials as preserved in Parochial Registers.. With sundry Specimens of the Entries of Marriages and Baptisms in Foreign Countries; interspersed with Remarks concerning proper Methods necessary to preserve a Remembrance of the several Branches of Families. [First and Sole Edition]. IN THE ORIGINAL WRAPPERS: A RARE SURVIVAL

      Printed by W. Richardson [for] Dodsley [and several others] 1764 4to., First Edition, on laid paper; original dove - blue wrappers, sewed as issued, uncut, a remarkably bright, crisp, well - preserved copy secured for the future in custom - made solander case. THE ONLY COPY WE HAVE SEEN IN ORIGINAL WRAPPERS. Written when Bigland was Somerset Herald, this scarce and important work constitutes a plea for the consistent and meticulous recording of family history. A rare complement to his sadly truncated endeavour in producing the definitive history of Gloucestershire. OCLC 4919515.

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        Neues Organon oder Gedanken über die Erforschung und Bezeichnung des Wahren und dessen Unterscheidung vom Irrthum und Schein. Erster (- Zweyter) Band. In zwei Bänden.

      bey Johann Wendler, Leipzig 1764 - (9) Bll., 592 S.; Titel, 435, (1) S. Druckfehler. Halblederbände mit zwei farb. Rückenschilden und –vergoldung. Erste Ausgabe (Ueberweg 3,457 und 463ff.; Risse, Logik II,268; Ziegenfuss II,10f.; DSB VII,595ff.; Ruppert, Goethes Bibliothek 3092 [das Werk gehört zu den wenigen in Goethes Bibliothek, die auch schon in dem Verzeichnis von 1788, dort S.21, aufgeführt sind]). – Etwas gebräunt, etwas stockfleckig, Titel recht eng beschnitten. J.H.LAMBERT (Mühlhausen/Elsaß 1728 – 1777 Berlin) „ist als Mathematiker, Astronom und Naturforscher ebenso wie als Philosoph hervorragend.“ (Ueberweg). Von KANT, mit dem er in „bedeutungsvollem Briefwechsel“ stand, wurde er „sehr hochgeschätzt“. In seinem Brief vom 31.Dez. 1765. schreibt KANT: „Es hätte mir keine Zuschrift angenehmer und erwünschter seyn können, als diejenige, womit Sie mich beehrt haben, da ich, ohne etwas mehr als meine aufrichtige Meinung zu entdecken, Sie vor das erste Genie in Deutschland halte, welches fähig ist in derjenigen Art von Untersuchungen, die mich auch vornehmlich beschäftigen, eine wichtige und dauerhafte Verbesserung zu leisten.“ Als Philosoph war sein Einfluss bei den Zeitgenossen gering, zu den wenigen neben KANT, die LAMBERTs Denken zu würdigen wussten, zählte MENDELSSOHN, der den neuen Weg erkannte, den das Neue Organon der Philosophie eröffnete. An ABBT schrieb er am 12.Juli 1764: „Hätte ich des Herrn LAMBERT Neues Organon vor einigen Jahren gelesen, so wäre meine Preisschrift [Abhandlung über die Evidenz in Metaphysischen Wissenschaften, 1763] sicherlich im Pulte liegen geblieben, oder hätte vielleicht den Zorn des Vulkans empfunden. Nur ein LAMBERT weiß die verborgensten Wege der Vernunft, die geheimsten Zugänge zum Tempel der Wahrheit auszusuchen. Sein Werk ist das vortrefflichste von dieser Art .“ Die erste von zwei ausführlichen Rezensionen für die AdB (1766, Bd.3, S.1-23 und 1767, Bd.4, S.1-30), in denen er versuchte, dem Werk die ihm gebührende Aufmerksamkeit zu verschaffen, beginnt MENDELSSOHN mit den Worten: „Wir zeigen unsern Lesern hiermit ein Werk an, das, so kaltsinnig ihm auch von einigen Recensenten begegnet worden, in unseren Augen eines der vortreflichsten ist, die in diesem Jahrhundert zum Vorschein gekommen sind.“ Zu LAMBERTs Förderern zählte LEONHARD EULER, der ihn 1764 trotz des schlechten Eindrucks, den er bei dem König gemacht hatte, an die Berliner Akademie geholt hatte. „LAMBERT gehört zu den großen Vertretern der mathematischen Methodik in der Philosophie; sein Ziel war es, ein System von durchaus geometrischer Augenscheinlichkeit (Evidenz) und Gewißheit zu schaffen . bei der Behandlung der Logik war er der bedeutendste . KANT . hatte die Absicht, ihm die Kritik der reinen Vernunft zu widmen.“ (NDB XIII,437). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        1854 Bible, KJV - Chisolm Family History - Yates County

      Hardcover. Good. Bound original dark leather boards. Spine has 4 raised bands, gilt title and gilt rule. Illustrated with plates. Extremely RARE New Orleans printing, NO OTHER COPES NOTED FOR SALE OR IN LIBRARIES ANYWHERE! Rare and scarce treasure with even more amazing provenance. Contains info of the Chissolm family, of Penn Yann, Yates Co., NY. They were actually some of the first settlers of the area and name Penn Yann actually derives from their line, as the earliest members mentioned, Philemon, b1803, grandfather Philemon (probably namesake) Baldwin named it to satisfy the Yankees and the Pennsylvanians that were arguing about naming the town over some whiskey in loval tavern. Chissolm Family (Yates Co, Penn Yann NY): (Bible contains Philemon Chissom, Rachel Chissom, and Israel Chissom) MOSES CHISSOM AND FHILEMON BALDWIN. Moses, an older brother of Robert Chissom, was a native of Columbia county, born in 1764, and ame to this country at the age of thirty a single man. He owned 20 acres of land on lot 45, which was afterwards purchased by Joseph Ketchum and became the nucleus of his large estate. He purchased of i James Scofield in 1801, 50 acres more, afterwards embraced in the Samuel Randall farm, on lot 62. In 1800 he married daughter of Philemon Baldwin, senior, then living at oot of Keuka Lake. She was then 17 and still rives with the living and enjoys remarkable health and vigor. Her husband died in 1840 at the age of 65.About 1806 they moved to the premises now occupied and owned by their son, Philemon Chissom on the South Centre road, on lot 59. They had 11 children, 8 of whom reached adult age, Robert, Israel, Philemon, Samuel, Rachel, John, Aloah 16., and Lester B. Robert married first, Amanda Wagoner and they had 2 children, Hannah and James H. His second wife was Louisa McCann. He died at Kinney's Corners, leaving his widow and two children, of the second marriage, Mary and Henrietta. Israel is a physician and resides in Italy. His wife was Jane B. McCallup of Haiumondsport. They have a daughter MAry E., who married Samuel Hayes of Italy, and emigrated west. Philemon is a bachelor, with whom his motherresides on the homestead, which is owned by him. Samuel married Margaret Ward of Rochester. They have two daughters, Mary E. and Sarah A. Rachel married Daniel B. Tuthill, the present Superintendent of the Poor of Yates county. They reside at Kinney's Corners, and has three children, Israel B., Jennie C. and John M. Lester B. married Mary J., daughter of Elipha Peckins , and resides in Benton. Their children are Philemon and Charles E. Philemon Baldwin was a miller and a farmer, and engaged somewhat in both vocations. He settled at an early period on Flat street, and on what afterwards became the Weed form. He was a man of shrewd and pointed wit, and greatly addicted to jokes and sarcasms.

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        SYNODO DIOCESANA que celebró D. Manuel de Alday y Aspee, Obispo de Santiago de Chile. 1773. Con: SYNODO DIOCESANA CON LA CARTA PASTORAL. PAGA DE LOS DIEZMOS, celebróla D. Fray Bernardo Carrasco y Saavedra, Obispo de Santiago de Chile. 1688.

      Lima 1764 - 2 obras en 1 vol. Fol. (27x19). Port. 2 tintas con algo de óx, 2h (peq. rasgadura restaurada, leve óx.), 170p, 13h (índice) = Port. 2 tintas, 6h, 168p (2 hojas tostadas). De la encuadernación sólo conserva el lomo en pergamino. - Defensa de los Indios, prohibiciones para los días de Fiesta -muchas con pena de excomunión- de corridas de toros, juegos de chueca, apertura de pulperías. y otras tan curiosas como 'se prohibe el cerrar las cartas con Hostias', etc. 1764

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        Voyages from Asia to America, for Completing the Discoveries of the North West Coast of America. To Which Is Prefixed, a Summary of the Voyages Made by the Russians on the Frozen Sea, in Search of a North East Passage.

      T. Jefferys, London - 1764, 2nd And best edition. () Very good. viii, 120pp. Quarto, 20th century quarter calf and paper over boards, matching endpapers. Mild toning. A very clean solid copy of a scarce work. 4 maps (2 folding). With ornate armorial bookplate of James Smith, and bookplate of Frank S. Streeter. Frank Streeter Copy. TPL 185, Lande 1358 and JCB 1300 (1ST EDS.); Sabin 51285; Translated from vol. Ill, part I of Mueller's Sammlung Russischer Geschichte. Of 1758, this edition of the English translation is enlarged by the addition of an index, and carries a new preface reflecting the changes wrought in North America by the Treaty of Paris, which brought the Seven Years' War to a close in 1763. Jefferys, in this new preface, takes issue with the maps which were drawn by the French as including too much territory under the name of Canada in order to lay claim to a great part of the continent; "if so, we have now the Pleasure to see their Artifices have met a proper Retaliation from an injured Nation, and, instead of gaining by their Encroachments upon others, they have lost all their valuable Settlements, and are themselves drove out of North America, which we have so gallantly and justly purchased by our Swords." Mueller was a scientist under Bering, and his work contains the original account of Bering's polar expedition and of his discovery of the strait which is named after him; it was through this expedition that the westernmost limits of North America were discovered and explored as far south as the present-day Prince of Wales Island. The maps are A Map of the Discoveries by the Russians on the North West Coast of America, A General Map of the Discoveries of Admiral de Fonte and other Navigators.in Quest of a Passage to the South Sea (by de I'Isle), A Map of the N.E. Parts of Asia, and N. W. Parts of America, showing their Situation with respect to Japan, and A Map of Canada and the North Part of Louisiana with the Adjacent Countrys. The first and final maps are large and folding, the second and third maps are small oawl am pmnt\,d un uHii'jfcu / . "A work of great importance, being one of the earliest on this subject". - (Cowan) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Justice of the Peach and Parish Office, The

      London: H. Woodfall and W. Strahan, 1764. One of His Majesty's Justices of the Peace for the County of Westmoreland.The Eighth Edition in Two Volumes. Printed by H. Woodfall and W. Strahan, Law-Printers to the King's most Excellent Majesty; for A. Millar, in the Strand. M. DCC LXIV. Vol. one, 668pp. Vol. two, 620pp plus Table of statues 12pp and a page of errata for both Vols 1 & 2..The pliminaries and endpapers are present.Hinges attached but split and tender, corners bumped but in generally good condition. some loss of leather along edges. Internally very clean and bright. a few pages in vol. one have a bit of worming along bottom edge not affecting text. The spines have 6 compartments with a red label for title in gilt and a black label for vol. in gilt. Full leather tooled along hinge and ruled on outer edge.. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Not Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. World History.

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        NEW ENGLAND'S PROSPECT. BEING A TRUE, LIVELY, AND EXPERIMENTAL DESCRIPTION OF THAT PART OF AMERICA, COMMONLY CALLED NEW-ENGLAND: DISCOVERING THE STATE OF THAT COUNTRY, BOTH AS IT STANDS TO OUR NEW-COME ENGLISH PLANTERS; AND TO THE OLD NATIVE INHABITANTS. AND LAYING DOWN THAT WHICH MAY BOTH ENRICH THE KNOWLEDGE OF THE MIND- TRAVELLING READER, OR BENEFIT THE FUTURE VOYAGER

      London, Printed; Boston, Re-printed: Thomas and John Fleet..., 1764. Modern brown morocco, ruled in gilt, spine richly gilt, leather label. Titlepage silked. Evenly tanned. Very good. In a cloth slipcase. Although styled "third edition" on the titlepage, this is actually the fourth edition overall, and the first American edition. The earliest topographical description of the Massachusetts colony, according to Vail, and the first detailed account of the animals and plants of New England, as well as the Indian tribes of the region. The first section is devoted to the landscape, animals, and plants, while the second describes the Indian tribes. Appended is a vocabulary of Indian words, one of the earliest published for New England. One of the most important early New England works, of considerable rarity. This edition contains a new introduction by Nathaniel Rogers which surveys the political and economic relationship between Great Britain and the colonies, and suggests this was issued as part of a discussion of the Sugar Act and the impending Stamp Act. EVANS 9884. SABIN 105077. AMERICAN INDEPENDENCE 8. VAIL 559. PILLING, ALGONQUIAN, pp.535-36. PILLING, PROOF-SHEETS 4201. BRINLEY SALE 379.

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        Ad Normam Ritualis Romani à glor. mem. Benedicto XIV. anno 1752. Romae correctiùs editi, nec non conformiter ad laudabiles Germaniae Consuetudines denuo recognitum, ac locis suis explicatum, novitérque in lucem emissum sub Auspiciis Reverendissimi, ac Serenissimi Domini Domini Josephi I. S.R.I. Principis, & Episcopi Augustani . In deutscher und lateinischer Sprache.

      Augustae Vindelicorum: Labhart 1764 - Mit 1 gestoch. Frontispiz u. zahlr. Notenfaksimile, einigen Vignetten u. Initialen. 8 Bll., 558 S., 19 Bll. Index. mit dreiseitigem Rotschnitt, Seiten durchgehend zweifarbig (rot-schwarz) gedruckt. - vollständig m. allen Seiten, Ebd. berieben, Buchecken bestoßen, hintere Buchecke m. kleiner Lederfehlstelle, Vor- u. Nachsatz etw. fleckig, 6 Bll. am Rand hinterlegt, 2 Bll. m. Randläsuren, 1 Bl. m. Eckfehlstelle, wenige S. etw. fleckig, sehr selten. -- Ein Kapitel (LVI, S. 388-410) behandelt den Exorzismus. "De exorciandis obsessis a Daemonio". - Including an extensive section about exorcism. An incredible work of rituals and rites. --- Wir akzeptieren VISA und MASTERCARD. Credit cards accepted. --- la Gewicht in Gramm: 1300 OLeder auf 4 Bünden und 2 Schließen. 21x17 cm. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Ad Normam Ritualis Romani à glor. mem. Benedicto XIV. anno 1752. Romae correctiùs editi, nec non conformiter ad laudabiles Germaniae Consuetudines denuo recognitum, ac locis suis explicatum, novitérque in lucem emissum sub Auspiciis Reverendissimi, ac Serenissimi Domini Domini Josephi I. S.R.I. Principis, & Episcopi Augustani ... In deutscher und lateinischer Sprache.

      Augustae Vindelicorum: Labhart 1764. Erste Ausgabe. Mit 1 gestoch. Frontispiz u. zahlr. Notenfaksimile, einigen Vignetten u. Initialen. 8 Bll., 558 S., 19 Bll. Index. mit dreiseitigem Rotschnitt, Seiten durchgehend zweifarbig (rot-schwarz) gedruckt. OLeder auf 4 Bünden und 2 Schließen. 21x17 cm. - vollständig m. allen Seiten, Ebd. berieben, Buchecken bestoßen, hintere Buchecke m. kleiner Lederfehlstelle, Vor- u. Nachsatz etw. fleckig, 6 Bll. am Rand hinterlegt, 2 Bll. m. Randläsuren, 1 Bl. m. Eckfehlstelle, wenige S. etw. fleckig, sehr selten. -- Ein Kapitel (LVI, S. 388-410) behandelt den Exorzismus. \"De exorciandis obsessis a Daemonio\". - Including an extensive section about exorcism. An incredible work of rituals and rites. Versandkostenfreie Lieferung Theologie, Religion, Christentum, Exorzismus, Dämonen, Obsession, Besessenheit, Okkultismus, Riten, Rituale, Augsburg, Bayern

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        ORDONNANCE CONCERNANT LA LEVEE D'UNE SOMME DE 750 MILL LIVRES ARGENT DES IFLES, SUR LA COLONIE DE LA GUADELOUP, MARIE-GALANT, LA DESIRADE & DEPENDANCES, PENDANT L'ANNEE 1764 [caption title]

      Martinique: De l'Imprimerie de Pierre Richard, Imprimeur du Roi, 1764. Small quarto. Minor scattered foxing. Very good. An exceedingly rare and early Caribbean imprint, written by Peinier, steward of Guadeloupe and Martinique, addressed to the French government. After the Treaty of 1763 Guadeloupe was returned to France and Peinier's address touches on the "happy" return of the French government to the island. He goes on to discuss the difficulties of achieving an annual tax of £750,000 and presses the Crown for leniency on that debt. Peinier goes on to outline nineteen articles which will help to achieve a reliable income for the colony so that they may achieve enough funds to fulfill the fee for the following year. The articles include proposed taxes on slaves aged fourteen to sixty, with a larger fee for those in the sugar industry, and slightly smaller for slave owners with coffee or cotton plantations, exemption from duties on goods imported from France and the imposition of taxes on exported commodities, and taxes to be paid by individuals, including "mulattos and negros" who are born free. Peinier closes with a plea to have these ordinances approved and published so that all will follow them as law and proposes that any income made from these taxes which exceeds the annual fee imposed by France will be applied to the following year's debt. The beginnings of printing in Martinque, as with other Caribbean islands, is shrouded in mystery. The Walter Beinecke collection contains a printed form from 1759, and we have also seen a small pamphlet printed in 1762. The earliest we have handled is similar to this in format and dated May 7, 1764, and we are aware of another of similar format at the Bibliotheque Schoelcher in Martinique dated May 28, 1764. In contrast, the earliest imprint recorded by Bradford Swan in his work on Caribbean imprints is 1784. We cannot locate any other copies of this item.

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        ORDONNANCE CONCERNANT LES FONCTIONS DE LA MAR…CHAUSS…E [caption title]

      Martinique: Pierre Richard, 1764. Small quarto. Folded sheets. Lightly creased. Near fine. Incredibly early and unrecorded imprint from the island of Martinique, regarding the establishment of a constabulary in Guadeloupe. Passed by the Governor of Guadeloupe (FranÁois-Charles de Bourlamaque, who remained in office one year, due to sudden death) and the Intendant (Louis Thomassin Peinier), this ordinance regulates the establishment of a constabulary company in Guadeloupe. Among the thirteen articles, several concern the arrest of fugitive slaves. No copies in the Catalogue Collectif de France or in OCLC. The first recorded printing on the island is by Bradford Swan in 1784, but we have handled one other imprint from 1764 and several from later in the 1760's, and have seen in commerce an imprint from as early as 1762. This is, therefore, among the earliest Caribbean imprints this firm has handled. As with virtually everything to do with early Caribbean imprints, the story of printing on Martinique remains shrouded in mystery. Rare, and perhaps a unique survival.

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        Herrn Thomas Stackhouse Lehrbegriff der ganzen christlichen Religion. Aus der engländischen Sprache übersetzt und mit einigen Anmerkungen vermehret von Friedr. Eb. Rambach.

      Rostock, Joh. Chr. Koppe, 1755-1764. - 7 Bände Mit Titelvignetten in Holzschnitt. 8vo (20 x 12 cm). Hellbraune marmorierte Kalblederbände d.Z. auf 5 Bünden mit 2 RSchildern, reicher floraler RVergoldung, vergold. ornament. Deckelfileten, großer Lederintarsie auf beiden Deckeln mit vergold. Rocaille-Kartuschen, ornament Schnitt, Kammarmor-Vorsätze. Erste deutsche Ausgabe von "A compleat body of speculative and practical divinity"des streitbaren englischen Theologen (1681-1752) in der Edition des rührigen Übersetzers und Theologen Rambach (1708-1775), ein Hauptwerk theologischer Frühaufklärung.- Schönes Beispiel eines barocken Frakturdruckes (Satzspiegel etwas gebräunt) sowie der prächtigen Einbände zwischen Barock und Rokoko, möglicherweise auch am norddeutschen Verlagsort - Rostock - gefertigt. - Deckelkanten und teilw. Bünde gering berieben. Bd 7 mit Fehlstelle am Kapital (wenig auffällig), insgesamt sehr dekoratives Exemplar von vorzüglicher Erhaltung.- (Keine paypal-Zahlung möglich). [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Johann Christian Günthers Gedichte. - [Angebunden]: Anhang zu der sechsten Auflage der Güntherischen Gedichte.

      Breslau und Leipzig: Johann Ernst Meyer 1764. 6., verbesserte und geänderte Auflage. Frontispiz, Titel, Vortitel, (8) Seiten Vorrede, 1008 Seiten Hauptwerk, (24) Seiten Verzeichnis, 170 Seiten Anhang, 4 Seiten Register. Frakturdruck. Mit Frontispiz (Epitaph mit Bildnismedaillon des jung verstorbenen Verfassers, gestochen von J. D. Philippin geb. Sysang nach S. G. Herzog), einer gestochenen Titelvignette und etwas Buchschmuck im Text. 8° (20 x 13 cm). Pergamentband der Zeit mit durchgezogenen Bünden, goldgeprägtem Titel und Provenienzvermerk auf dem geprägten Rückenschild und rotgefärbten Schnitten. [Hardcover / fest gebunden]. Letzte Werkausgabe des 18. Jahrhunderts, Umarbeitung der 1735 erschienenen Edition mit zusätzlichem Abdruck der ursprünglich ausgeschlossenen Poesien im separaten Anhang. - Killy IV, 414ff. - Kosch VI, 1009ff. - Goedeke III, 155, 2 w/x. - Wilpert/Gühring² 43. - Johann Christian Günther (1695-1723) wurde nach fünfzehnjährigem Heimunterricht schon früh durch Vertreter der Dichtung der sogenannten Zweiten Schlesischen Schule gefördert. Dieser Tradition sind die aus der Liebe zu einer Jugendgespielin hervorgegangenen ersten Gedichte verpflichtet, deren letztes „Auf den Tod seiner geliebten Flavie“ erhalten ist. Der größte Teil seiner folgenden Liebeslyrik ist dem im Sommer 1714 beginnenden Verhältnis zu Magdalena Eleonore Jachmann gewidmet, mit der er sich im April 1715 verlobte. Die verbleibende Zeit an der schweidnitzer Schule war vor allem durch den Streit mit Th. Krause geprägt, der als bedeutender Vertreter der schlesischen bürgerlichen Öffentlichkeit, die in Günther ein Musterbeispiel des moralisch fragwürdigen Studenten sah, die Integrität und Reinheit der Verlobung in Zweifel gezogen hatte. Die auch durch diese Beschuldigungen veranlasste Abkehr seines Vaters vom dichtenden Sohn und die anhaltenden Vorwürfe der Unanständigkeit und Galanterie durch zahlreiche Zeitgenossen sollten Günther mehrere Jahre begleiten. Ebenfalls zur Belastung wurden ihm die sich widersprechenden Einflüsse des Pietismus Herrnhuter Prägung einerseits sowie der Leibniz\'schen Welt-Harmonie andererseits. (NDB VII, 269ff.) - Der auf dem oberen Teil des goldgeprägten Rückentitels genannte Vorbesitzer \"J. A. C. Callenberg 1764\" nicht endgültig zu identifizieren. - Der Pergamentband außergewöhnlich sauber, formerhalten und unbestoßen, einzig Kapitale und obere vordere Ecke sanft gebogen. Zusammenhalt der Farbschnitte nicht durch Lektüre beeinträchtigt, bloß geringfügig angestaubt. Papier gleichmäßig leicht gewellt und unmerklich gebräunt. Hervorragend erhaltenes und intaktes Exemplar des umfangreichen Werkes eines der bedeutendsten deutschen Lyriker zwischen Mittelalter und frühem Goethe. In diesem Zustand Unikat. Versand D: 5,50 EUR Günther, Johann Christian: Johann Christian Günthers Gedichte. 6., verbesserte und geänderte Auflage. Breslau und Leipzig: Johann Ernst Meyer 1764.

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        The case of The Manufacturers, and Others, concerned in the Making and Vending of Beaver Hats, and Hats made of Coney-wool, Goats-wool, and other Materials, in Great Britain

      [London]: [s.n.], [c.1764]. 3pp, [1]. With docket title printed to rear of final leaf. Three horizontal folds, with slight wear and a little marking. A concise polemic on behalf of the English beaver-hat trade, outlining that the superior British-manufactured beaver-hat, many of which were exported for the greater benefit of the nation, was imperilled by foreign, notably French, competition. The nine paragraph piece, which masquerades as a legal case in its form, and with a docket title, therefore suggests reform of the system in which beaver-skins could only be 'imported into Great Britain, either from Hudson's Bay, or his Majesty's Plantations in America', in order to avoid further deterioration in foreign trade and consequent loss of employment for the 'many thousand poor Families' dependent upon a thriving hat-trade, lower consumption of Coney-wool and the reduction in 'his Majesty's Revenues, in many respects, affected; particularly in the Duty on Goats-wool imported by the Turkey Company'. Rare, with ESTC locating only two copies of this variant, with the first line 'The art and mistery of making hats in Great Britain hath arrived', at BL and NLS. ESTC T93172.. Folio.

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        Tales of the Genii Vol. II

      Wilkie, 1764. Hardcover. Good. 1764. Vol II only . 406 pages. No dust jacket. Brown presumed leather boards with gilt decoration. Vol II Only. Pencil markings, tanning and light foxing to the endpapers. Pages lightly browned throughout. Light foxing to a few of the pages throughout. Heavy edge wear with corner bumping and scuffing. Good boards with minimal wear. Cracking to the spine sides. Spine extremes scuffed and ripped. Bright gilt.

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        Johann Samuel Carls Armen-Apothecke, Nach allen Grund-Theilen und -Sätzen der Medicin kürtzlich und einfältig eingericht und mitgetheilt zum Unterricht und Dienst so wohl der krancken Armen insgemein als auch derer, die sie versorgen sollen und wollen und doch die eigentliche Erkänntniß in der Artzney-Kunst nicht haben . Nebst Anhang 1) Der Pest Tabelle. 2) Unterricht zum Reiß-Apotheckgen 3)Geistlicher Krancken-Rath ; wie auch nunmehro mit vollständigen Registern versehen.

      Büdingen, Joh. Christoph Stöhr 1764..

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        1764 - Detroit plan city Bellin handcolored antique map

      Buch, 1764 - (GN 30414) "La Riviere du Detroit depuis le Lac Sainte Claire jusqu au Lac Erie" "Plan du Fort du Detroit" rare original handcolored engraved map by Bellin from his Petit Atlas Maritime from 1764 the first printed map of Detroit!! size of sheet: ca.44 x32 cm (ca.17.3 x12.6 inches) very good condition insured and registered airmail shipping worldwide: 10.00 USD shipping within Germany: 7.00 USD Original! - No Copy! - No Reprint! Prepayment. - The Buyer pays for shipping. Insured and registered shipping worldwide. We combine shipping - if possible Viele weitere antiquarische Bücher und alte Grafiken in unserem shop! Sprache: Deutsch

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        [SAMMELBAND OF SIX 18th-CENTURY CONNECTICUT IMPRINTS RELATING TO YALE UNIVERSITY, INCLUDING TWO SETS OF STATUES FOR YALE COLLEGE]

      New Haven & New London, 1764. Late 18th-century three-quarter calf and marbled boards, spine gilt. Extremities rubbed. Some headlines shaved. Minor foxing and toning. Very good. These important pamphlets relate to the controversies at Yale University during the Great Awakening, along with two versions of the regulations of the college. In response to the preaching of George Whitefield, President Clap assumed control of the main New Haven Church, preaching his own version of Protestantism. When townspeople protested, Clap defended his independence as in keeping with the statutes and traditions of the third oldest university in the colonies. Clap cited the Westminster catechism and the Saybrook Confession to defend his strict, evangelical, Calvinist preaching. The debate over free religious expression at Yale represents an episode which takes place not only elsewhere in the colonies but throughout American history. Items in the volume are as follows: 1) COLLEGII YALENSIS, QUOD EST NOVO-PORTU CONNECTICUTENSIUM, STATUTA, A PRAESIDE ET SOCIIS SANCITA. [New Haven]: Jacob Parker, 1759. [2],25,[1]pp. EVANS 8523. TRUMBULL 1719. 2) COLLEGII YALENSIS, QUOD EST NOVO-PORTU, CONNECTICUTENSIUM, STATUTA, A PRAESIDE ET SOCIIS SANCITA. [New Haven]: Benjamin Mecom, 1764. [2],25,[1]pp. EVANS 9885. TRUMBULL 1720. 3) Clap, Thomas: A BRIEF HISTORY AND VINDICATION OF THE DOCTRINES RECEIVED AND ESTABLISHED IN THE CHURCHES OF NEW- ENGLAND, WITH A SPECIMEN OF THE NEW SCHEME OF RELIGION BEGINNING TO PREVAIL. New Haven: James Parker, 1755. 44,[1]pp. EVANS 7386. TRUMBULL 474. 4) Clap, Thomas: THE RELIGIOUS CONSTITUTION OF COLLEGES, ESPECIALLY OF YALE-COLLEGE IN NEW-HAVEN IN THE COLONY OF CONNECTICUT. New London: T. Green, 1754. [2],20pp. EVANS 7171. TRUMBULL 473. JOHNSON 597. 5) [Darling, Thomas]: SOME REMARKS ON MR. PRESIDENT CLAP'S HISTORY AND VINDICATION OF THE DOCTRINES, &c. OF THE NEW-ENGLAND CHURCHES. New Haven: J. Parker & Co., 1757. 127pp. EVANS 7881. TRUMBULL 557. 6) Graham, John: AN ANSWER TO MR. GALE'S PAMPHLET; ENTITULED, A CALM AND FULL VINDICATION, &c. RELATING TO YALE COLLEGE.... New Haven: James Parker & Co., 1759. 28pp. EVANS 8357. TRUMBULL 771.

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        Gesamtans., mit Hafen, "Vue de la ville et de Port de Bayonne. Prise de Alleé de Bouflers près la Porte de Mousserole".

      - Kupferstich v. Cochin und J.Ph. Le Bas n. Vernet, dat. 1764, 46 x 72 Mit hinterlegten Randeinrissen ( nicht in die Abbildung gehend ).

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        entworfen von Fridrich Gottlieb Canzler, d. W. Dr. zu Goettingen, Nürnberg 1795. Teilkokor. Kupferstich von Friedrich Gottlieb Canzler bei Homann Erben, Nürnberg.1795. Mit runder Titelkartusche oben links, unten links Meilenanzeiger mit Illuminationsanweisungen sowie rechts oben Abkürzungsverzeichnis. 48,0 : 59,7 cm (52,5 : 66,7 cm)

      - Tooley's Dic. of Mapm. Rev. Ed. A - D, S. 232 (Friedrich Gottlieb Canzler [auch Canzier, Cantler], 1764-1811. Professor at Göttingen, worked for Homann's Heirs, Nuremberg. 'Karte vom Fünften Erdtheil oder Polynaesien-Inselwelt oder Australien od. Süd Indien, Nuremberg 1795 Karte von 'Mittel-America oder Westindien', 1796). - Tooley's Dic. of Mapm, S. 532 (Christian Gottlieb Theophil Reichard, geb. 1758 Lobenstein - 1837, war wissenschaftlicher Kartograph in Weimar. - Zeigt Australien, Neuseeland, Indonesien, die Philippinen, die nordöstl. Küste von China mit Korea sowie Japan, Polynesien u. den Pazifischen Ozean. - Insgesamt schwach stockfleckig. Einrisse am Mittelfalz, dieser teils ein wenig gebrochen, kleine Randverluste. Noch in guter Erhaltung. - Selten. - *** 84 Jahre Antiquariat Arno Adler (1932-2016) ***

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        JUSHI KEI HAKKI SHINN KYUU CHI HOU: THE FOURTEEN ACUPUNCTURE"CHANNELS."

      Kyoto 1764, Kohto Shorin. Blue stitched wrs., covers scuffed. 2 vol. set, 28+76 double-folded leaves, woodblock printed by. hand on hand-made mulberry paper, 16 superb illustrations of. acupuncture "points," some old minor worming, restored. RARE. AN EARLY JAPANESE WOODBLOCK ILLUSTRATED WORK THE AUTHOR: Katsu was also known as Hakunin, was a pre-Ming dynasty Chinese physician who wrote a book on the introduction of moxibustion [moxa is mugwort, the herb artemisia vulgaris latifolia] system into Japan from China. * THE ORIGINAL TITLE: PART ONE: The original one volume edition of 2 parts was published in 1684 with the title: JUSHIKEI HAKKI. Our copy a later edition of this famous first work on the subject. . Mestler in his historic "GALAXY" [see below] has devoted much space to this work on pages 473-476. We quote & summarize his comments: "...it is a theoretical discussion chiefly on acupuncture but equally applicable to moxa...the first part discussed the fundamental belief of the Chinese and Japanese in relationship between specific sites on the outside of the body." . SECOND PART: The second part [author unknown], subtitled JUSHIKEI KETSU CHI-HO gave practical instruction" ...on how to use needles and moxa. The whole work was later explained by Okamoto Ippo under the title JUSHIKEI RYAKI WAGO IN 1693, in 3 volumes. . EXCELLENT ILLUSTRATIONS: Of note are the excellent illustrations found in this work, showing the practitioner the "points" and where to apply acupuncture needles or moxa. Mestler has pointed this out and illustrated this in his book on plate I, B, showing the posterior view of a man with external measurements, and referring also to the differences between lean and fat individuals and the influence of aging. . The anterior view is also illustrated in the Katsu work among so many other illustrations. Moxa was also placed on thin slabs of garlic, then ignited with fire to get the maximum therapeutic results. Needles inserted at these same "points" were often enhanced by rolling small balls of damp moxa at the end of the needles & burned after inserted. See Mestler's "GALAXY" below for many other entries on Katsu, acupuncture & moxa. * A very early and important "First" illustrated resource on the subject of acupuncture and moxa. * CONDITION: The title slip on vol.1 is well rubbed, some loss; vol. 2 title slip was replaced with a hand-written example. The book is solidly stitched adn stable, front, rear covers very rubbed, some color loss. * EDITION: This is the 1764 reprint of the 1684 edition. *** REFERENCES: Mestler, Gordon E. A GALAXY OF OLD JAPANESE MEDICAL BOOKS WITH MISCELLANEOUS NOTES ON EARLY MEDICINE IN JAPAN. * MESTLER, Gordon E. INTRODUCTION TO WESTERN INFLUENCES IN PRE-MEIJI JAPANESE MEDICINE. * Note: Anyone interested in purchasing the above 2 reference books by Mestler, please contact us, we may have them in stock. * Color scans can be sent by email. Images displayed may not be the actual copy in stock for sale at any given time; if you want to see the exact image of the book or edition in stock, please request this by email and an image will be returned to you by attachment. * * * * BUY WITH .

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        Auserlesene Gedichte.

      Berlin, Winter 1764 [recte: 1763]. - Mit gest. Frontispiz d. Autorin von G. F. Schmidt, gest. Titelvignette und 14 Textvignetten von J. W. Meil. XLII, 363 SS. Lederband der Zeit auf fünf Bünden mit goldgepr. Fleuronné-Rücken und goldgepr. Rückenschildchen. 8vo. Goedeke IV 125, 4. Wilpert-G. 18. Brieger 1312. Rümann 495. Erste Ausgabe. Gleichzeitig erschien eine einfache Ausgabe, in der die Kupfervignetten durch solche in Holzschnitt ersetzt worden sind. – Vom etwas gebräunten Titel und Frontispiz abgesehen ein gutes, nahezu fleckenfreies Exemplar auf starkem Bütten; der Einband stärker berieben und bestoßen, eine Ecke stärker angeplatzt. Am vorderen Innendeckel das Exlibris des deutschen Pathologen Hermann Dürck (1869–1941), am vorderen Vorsatzblatt das des Schweizer Schriftstellers Emanuel Stickelberger (1884–1962). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Der Nürnbergischen Münz-Belustigungen Erster Theil, in welchem so seltne, als merkwürdige Schau- und Geld-Münzen sauber in Kupfer gestochen, beschrieben und aus der Geschichte erläutert worden , nebst einem Vorbericht, die Sammlung der Nürnbergischen Goldgüulden enthaltend. Zweiter Theil....die Sammlung der Nürnbergischen Ducaten. Dritter Theil ...nebst einme Vorbericht Erläuterung der Geschichte der altadelichen Pömerischen Familie. herausgegeben von Georg Andreas Will, Kais. Hof- und Pfalzgrafen, der Weltw. und Dichtk. öff. ord. Lehrer zu Altdorf, der Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Roveredo, so wie der Deutschen Gesellschaften zu Jena und Helmstädt Mitglied und der Altdorfischen Vorsteher.

      Gedruckt zu Altdorf, in Commission zu haben in Nürnberg bey Georg Peter Monath, 1764 und 1765. 3 Teile in einem, 11 Bll., 422 S., 15 Bll.,422 S., 5 Bll., 422 S.,Versand D: 5,50 EUR

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        Johann Christian Günthers Gedichte. - [Angebunden]: Anhang zu der sechsten Auflage der Güntherischen Gedichte.

      Breslau und Leipzig: Johann Ernst Meyer 1764 - Frontispiz, Titel, Vortitel, (8) Seiten Vorrede, 1008 Seiten Hauptwerk, (24) Seiten Verzeichnis, 170 Seiten Anhang, 4 Seiten Register. Frakturdruck. Mit Frontispiz (Epitaph mit Bildnismedaillon des jung verstorbenen Verfassers, gestochen von J. D. Philippin geb. Sysang nach S. G. Herzog), einer gestochenen Titelvignette und etwas Buchschmuck im Text. Letzte Werkausgabe des 18. Jahrhunderts, Umarbeitung der 1735 erschienenen Edition mit zusätzlichem Abdruck der ursprünglich ausgeschlossenen Poesien im separaten Anhang. - Killy IV, 414ff. - Kosch VI, 1009ff. - Goedeke III, 155, 2 w/x. - Wilpert/Gühring 43. - Johann Christian Günther (1695-1723) wurde nach fünfzehnjährigem Heimunterricht schon früh durch Vertreter der Dichtung der sogenannten Zweiten Schlesischen Schule gefördert. Dieser Tradition sind die aus der Liebe zu einer Jugendgespielin hervorgegangenen ersten Gedichte verpflichtet, deren letztes „Auf den Tod seiner geliebten Flavie" erhalten ist. Der größte Teil seiner folgenden Liebeslyrik ist dem im Sommer 1714 beginnenden Verhältnis zu Magdalena Eleonore Jachmann gewidmet, mit der er sich im April 1715 verlobte. Die verbleibende Zeit an der schweidnitzer Schule war vor allem durch den Streit mit Th. Krause geprägt, der als bedeutender Vertreter der schlesischen bürgerlichen Öffentlichkeit, die in Günther ein Musterbeispiel des moralisch fragwürdigen Studenten sah, die Integrität und Reinheit der Verlobung in Zweifel gezogen hatte. Die auch durch diese Beschuldigungen veranlasste Abkehr seines Vaters vom dichtenden Sohn und die anhaltenden Vorwürfe der Unanständigkeit und Galanterie durch zahlreiche Zeitgenossen sollten Günther mehrere Jahre begleiten. Ebenfalls zur Belastung wurden ihm die sich widersprechenden Einflüsse des Pietismus Herrnhuter Prägung einerseits sowie der Leibniz'schen Welt-Harmonie andererseits. (NDB VII, 269ff.) - Der auf dem oberen Teil des goldgeprägten Rückentitels genannte Vorbesitzer "J. A. C. Callenberg 1764" nicht endgültig zu identifizieren. - Der Pergamentband außergewöhnlich sauber, formerhalten und unbestoßen, einzig Kapitale und obere vordere Ecke sanft gebogen. Zusammenhalt der Farbschnitte nicht durch Lektüre beeinträchtigt, bloß geringfügig angestaubt. Papier gleichmäßig leicht gewellt und unmerklich gebräunt. Hervorragend erhaltenes und intaktes Exemplar des umfangreichen Werkes eines der bedeutendsten deutschen Lyriker zwischen Mittelalter und frühem Goethe. In diesem Zustand Unikat. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 1490 8° (20 x 13 cm). Pergamentband der Zeit mit durchgezogenen Bünden, goldgeprägtem Titel und Provenienzvermerk auf dem geprägten Rückenschild und rotgefärbten Schnitten. [Hardcover / fest gebunden]. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Der Frau Maria le Prince de Beaumont nöthige Unterweisungen für junges Frauenzimmer, welches in die Welt tritt und sich verheurathet (sic), als der Verfolg des Magazins für junge Leute, nach deutscher Art eingerichtet. (Erster bis vierter Teil).

      Weidmanns Erben & Reich,, Leipzig, 1764 - Leipzig, Weidmanns Erben & Reich, 1764. X + 188 + Zwischentitel + 198 + Leerbl. + Zwischentitel + 252 + Zwischentitel + 368 S. OLd. der Zeit, auf fünf Bünden. DEA ? Mit einem Frontispiz zum ersten Teil von Crusius. Vier Teile in einem Band. - Besitzsign. a. T., stockfleckig, fingerfleckig, tlw. etw. tintenfleckig, Zwischentitel m. kl. Randausrissen (ehemals Reiter), Gbrsp. - Im Jahr der französischen Erstausgabe dieses Erziehungswerkes der Schriftstellerin Jeanne-Marie le Prince de Beaumont, (1711-1780), in der Übersetzung des Magdeburger Philosophieprofessors Johann Joachim Schwaben, (1714-1784), erschienenes Werk. Deutsch OLd. der Zeit, auf fünf Bünden. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Lettres écrites de la Montagne, par J. J. Rousseau.

      chez Marc Michel Rey, A Amsterdam 1764 - 2 parties en 1 vol. in-8 de (2)-VIII-248 pp. ; (4)-168 pp., maroquin rouge, dos lisse orné, triple filet doré sur les plats, fleuron aux angles, tranches dorées (reliure de l'époque). Ces lettres furent rédigées de 1763 à 1764 ; elles reprennent les thèses de deux ouvrages condamnés par le Conseil de Genève, l'Emile et le Contrat social. Rousseau condamne l'intolérance en matière religieuse et la situation politique. Contrefaçon rare signalée par Dufour au numéro 235. Galerie de vers marginale sur quelques feuillets au début du volume. Bel exemplaire.

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