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        Fables choisies, mises en vers. Nouvelle Edition Gravee en taille - douce. Les Figures par le Sr. Fessard. Le Texte pa le Sr. Montulay. Dediees aux enfants de France.

      Paris, 1765 - 1775.. 6 vols. 8°. 6 Frontispizes, 243 gestoch. Tafeln und 473 Illustrationen im Text. Ganzleder - Einbände mit RSchildchen und reicher Rückenvergoldung, Goldschnitt. Wohlerhalten. (s. Foto). fre.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Silvia Forster]
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        Synopsis universae praxeos-medicae, in binas partes divisa : quarum prior cotractum omnium morborum, tum internorum, tum externorum, conspectum exhibet; altera vero rem medicamentariam; vel promptuarium selectissimorum medicaminum, emporeticorum, offisinalium & magistralium, perpetuis commentariis illustratum sistit.

      Amsterdam, Fratrum de Tournes, 1765.. (1. Aufl.), 2 Bände in 1. 4° (26x21), XVI, 516 S.; IV S., S.517-964, Hldr d.Zt. mit gepräg RSchild, bestossen, obKapital mit kleiner Fehlstelle, Rückenkanten etwas angeplatzt (fest), altes Rückenetikett, kleiner Stempel auf Titel, die letzten Seiten mit leichtem Feuchtigkeitsrand, fest und sauber,. [Hirsch-H. III, 785].- Erste Ausgabe. 2 Bände in 1.- Index lateinisch- und französich.-- Joseph Lieutaud (1703-1780) Neffe des Arztes und Botanikers Pierre-Joseph Garidel gilt als Begründer der pathologischen Anatomie in Frankreich.-- Zunächst studierte er Botanik bei seinem Onkel, später Arzt in Aix-en-Provence, zahlreiche anatomische Studien.- 1750 Mediziner am Hofe, Arzt der Kinder Ludwig XV. und schließlich Leibarzt Ludwig XVI. Vorliegende pharmakologische Gesamtdarstellung 'Precis de medecine pratique' erschien in mehreren Auflagen und wurde von den Medizinern seiner Zeit sehr geschätzt.-

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat an der Stiftskirche : Bad Wa]
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        Meridianus speculae astronomicae Cremifanensis seu longitudo eius geographica per magnum illud solis deliquium, ipsis calendis Aprillis anni 1764 spectatum ... et adiectis pluribus aliis spectaculis caelestibus.

      Steyr, Menhardt, 1765.. (24 x 18 cm). (16) 133 S. Mit gestochener Titelvignette und 3 (gefalteten) Kupfertafeln. Lederband der Zeit.. Einzige Ausgabe seiner ersten astronomischen Veröffentlichung. In ihr bestimmt er aus vielen Beobachtungen die bisher falsch angegebene geographische Lage seiner Sternwarte. - Fixlmillner (1721-1791) studierte Mathematik in Salzburg und war ab 1762 Direktor der Sternwarte in Kremsmünster, einer der am bestausgestatteten Einrichtungen im deutschsprachigen Raum. Er "hat wesentliche Verdienste um die Astronomie, seine genauen Beobachtungen des Mercur, welche er sorgfältig aufzeichnete, setzten Lalande in den Stand, seine Mercurtafeln anzufertigen" (Wurzbach). - Vorsätze stockfleckig und mit Wurmspuren. Einband leicht berieben. Rücken gering restauriert, sonst sauber und wohlerhalten. - Poggendorff I,756; Kenney 57 (mit Abbildung); Wurzbach IV, 261; nicht bei Houzeau-Lancaster

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Gerhard Gruber]
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        Koch-Buch, besehend in fünfzehn Capiteln, nebst einem Anhang verschiedener Speisen.

      Salzburg, Mair, 1765.. 4°. 3 Bl.,265 S. Neuer Ppbt. Tlw. etw. fleckig und wasserrandig, erste und letzte Bll. mit kl. Randläsuren sowie angefalzt. Einbd. etw. berieben. Deutsch;. Weiss 1399. - Nicht bei Cagle, Horn/Arndt, Vicaire, Schraemli u. a. (zitieren nur das Hauptwerk von 1718). - Erste Ausgabe des Auszuges aus dem erstmals 1718 erschienenen Neues Saltzburgisches Kochbuch , posthum und ohne Kupfer herausgegeben. Mit Rezepten für "junge Hünlein" und "alte Hüner", für Fisch, Fleisch und Wildspeisen, sowie für "grün Pistatzi- und Zimmet-Torten, wie auch von Ciccolate braune Torten". Hagger war Koch des Fürstbischofs Johann Ernst zu Salzburg.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat "Kochkunst Bibliothek"]
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        A treatise on the improvement of canal navigation; exhibiting the numerours advantages to be derived from small canals. And boats of two to five feet wide, containing from two to five tons burthen. With a description of the machinery for facilitating conveyance by water through the most mountainous countries, independent of locks and aqueducts: including observations on the great importance of water communications, with thoughts on, and designs for, aqueducts and bridges of iron and wood. Mit 17 gest. Tafeln nach R. Fulton. London, I. and J. Taylor at the Architectural Library, 1796. 4to. (28,5 x 22,3 cm). XVI, 143 S. Orig.-Interimspappband.

      . . Erster Druck der ersten Ausgabe (der zweite Druck enthält auf S. 144 eine "Addition" über Kanäle in bergigen Gegenden; liegt in Kopie bei). - Die Tafeln zeigen die vorgestellten Projekte darunter das schmale Kanal-Boot (1 Taf.), Vorrichtungen, die Boote Höhenunterschiede mit Hilfe von Wasserkraft überwinden zu lassen (schiefe Ebenen; 7 Taf.), eine Art Schiffshebewerk (4 Taf.) sowie von eisernen (4 Taf.) u. hölzernen (1 Taf.) Brücken. - Im Jahr des Erscheinens dieses wichtigen Werkes hatte Fulton (1765-1815), der spätere Konstrukteur des ersten brauchbaren Dampfschiffes, einen gußeiseren Aquädukt über den Fluß Dee gebaut. Skempton 517 (144 S.). - Honeyman Coll. 1383. - Ottley 174 (144 S.). - Sotheran, First Suppl. 6768. - Matschoss S. 83. - Singer, Hist. of Technology IV, S. 570f. u. Abb. 313-315 sowie Tafel 39 A. - Weinreb 45/69. - Einband fleckig u. etwas bestoßen, Rücken erneuert, Gelenke innen verstärkt. Durchgängig leicht gebräunt u. teilw. etwas stockfleckig. - Insgesamt gutes, unbeschnittenes und breitrandiges Exemplar der seltenen Variante des wichtigen Werkes.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Meinhard Knigge]
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        Roma antica, e moderna, o sia nuova descrizione di tutti gl' Edifizi antichi, e moderni sagri, e profani della citta di Roma ... Una relazione della oresente corte di Roma de' suoi ministri, congregazioni, e tribunali. 3 vols.

      Rom, Nicola Roisecco, 1765.. 17 x 11 cm. XVI, 678 S. + 1 Bl., 670 S. + 1 Bl., 581 Seiten. Mit gestochenem Frontispiz, 37 gefalteten Kupfertafeln, 122 Textkupfern, 1 Falttabelle und zahlreichen Textholzschnitten. Pergamentbände der Zeit mit Rückenschild (Einbände angestaubt und mit alter Signatur).. *Katalog der Ornamentstichsammlung Bln. 2715; Rosetti G-1242. Borroni 8114/2. - Schudt 208 und Cicognara 3855 (beide ohne Unterscheidung der Varianten). - Dritte Ausgabe (nach 1745 und 1750) der sehr umfangreichen Rom-Beschreibung. "Eine Höchstleistung der römischen Guidenliteratur ... Auch hier bemerkt man wieder das Bestreben, den Text des Buches auf dem laufenden zu halten: so ist eine kleine Anzahl von Kirchen neu eingefügt worden und innerhalb derselben sind eine Menge von Änderungen, neuen Zuschreibungen und neuen Bildern zu verzeichnen. Am Interessantesten mag dabei die Erwähnung der Villa Albani, bei der auch ein Einschaltbild gegeben wird, und die Beschreibung des Umbaus von S. Eusebio mit dem Deckenbild des Cavaliere Mengs sein." (Schudt 208 u. S. 56ff). - Vereinzelt an den Falzrändern hinterlegt. Text nur gelegentlich leicht gebräunt. Insgesamt gut erhalten.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Braun]
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        La Capucinade, histoire sans vraisemblance, par Frere P.J. Discret N***.

      Par-Tout, 1765, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, &c. [1769].. In-12, demi-veau havane (mors sup. casse, reliure usee), 105 p. titre inclus. Edition originale. Recueil d'aventures obscenes qui valut, a l'auteur, un emprisonnement a la Bastille. "Reprenant le theme traditionnel de la paillardise des moines et de leur tartufferie, l'auteur fait raconter a l'un d'entre eux toute la succession de ses bonnes fortunes, depuis ses premieres amours avec la gouvernante d'un curee jusqu'a sa curieuse aventure avec Therese, cette orpheline jeune et sage (...). Ecrit avec verve, rempli de scenes amusantes et de vivacite anticlericale" (Pia, 'Dictionnaire des oeuvres erotiques', p. 83-84). L'ouvrage sera par la suite reimprime sous le titre de "Aventures galantes de Jerome, frere capucin". (Gay, I, 474)..

      [Bookseller: Librairie Hatchuel]
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        Monumens Eriges En France A La Glorie De Louis XV Precedes d'un Tableau du progres des Arts & des Sciences sous ce regne, ainsi que d'une Description des Honneurs & des Monumens de gloire accordes aux grand Hommes, tant chez les Anciens que chez les Modernes; etc

      Paris: L'Auter, Desaint and Saillant, 1765. Paris: L'Auter, Desaint and Saillant, 1765. First edition. leather_bound. Contemporary brown speckled calf. Very good/No Dust Jacket. 118 leaves. 236 [2] pages. Folio, 43.5 x 29 cm. Fifty seven etched and engraved plates, numbered I-LVII, 33 single-page, 14 double-page, 10 folding -- thirteen are signed by Patte, 2 by Marvie and 1 by Guelin [as draftsman]. Designers include Contant, Gabriel, Boffrand, Aurbri, Slotz and Rousset. Engravers are Loyer (9), Le Mire (5), Marvie (1) and Baqui (1). MILLARD 130. "Patte's most important publication, and the work by which he is best known today, is his treatise "Monumens a la gloire de Louis XV," which includes the compilation and analysis of important urban planning projects........The second section is a presentation of projects of principal artists for the embellishment of Paris and is by far the best known of Patte's written contributions to architecture, with descriptions and illustrations of selected proposals for the competition for a Royal Square in Paris,which would eventually be realized in the creation of the Place Louis XV (today the Place de la Concorde)." Contents clean, crisp and fresh, small stain fore-edge, raised bands, spine panels richly gilt, nick to backstrip head, two small spine chips.

      [Bookseller: Royoung bookseller, Inc.]
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        Monumens eriges en France a la Gloire de Louis XV, Precedes d'un Tableau du progres des Arts & des Sciences sous ce regne... et suivis d'un choix des principaux Projets qui ont ete proposes, pour placer la Statue du Roi dans les differens quartiers de Par

      Paris L'Auteur 1765. (iv) + 232 + (2) pages + 57 planches. Relie en cartonnage d'epoque (?). Dos du cartonnage arrache, mais remplace par un dos provisoire. Cartonnage defraichi.Tranches un peu abimees. L'ensemble restant solide. Reliure contemporain 45 x 30 cm. un peu defraichi

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat Parnassos vof.]
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        Recueil de Planches sur les Sciences, les Arts Liberaux, et les Arts Mechaniques.Marine. Hieraus 65 größerformatige Kupferstiche ( Planches ) sowie beiliegend 75 weitere kleinformatige Kupferstiche...

      . (... Kupferstiche von Benard aus der Enzyklopädie von Denis Diderot und D'Alembert auf Büttenpapier, Paris 1765 ff..) Die größeren Blätter meist mit Bildgröße: 22,5 x 34 cm ( Höhe x Breite ), Blattgröße meist: 29 x 43,5 cm. Einige Blätter aber auch deutlich größer. Vorhanden sind hier die Planches 10 - 21 ( 2x) - 23 - 34 ( 2x ) - 39 - 40 - 41 - 42 - 43 - 44 - 45 - 46 - 47 - 48 - 49 - 76 - 77 - 78 - 81 - 85 - 87 -88 ( 2x ) - 91 - 95 - 116 - 116/2 ( 2x ) - 117 - 118 - 119 - 121 - 124 - 125 - 126 - 127 - 128 - 129 - 130 - 132 - 137 - 138 - 139 ( 2x ) - 146 - 148 - 149 - 150 - 151 - 155- 156/2. Sowie 11 römisch nummerierte Blätter meist im Format 43 x 25 cm mit den Nummern: I - III - XIII - XVI ( 4x ) - XXI ( 3x ). Beiliegend: 75 kleinerformatige Kupferstiche meist im Format 29 x 22 cm ( Blattgröße ) aus *Marine*. Die Blätter mit Konstruktionsdetails der Schiffe , Aufrissen, Längenschnitten, Ansichten im Trockendock, Navigationsvorschriften, Ansichten aus Werkstätten usw. Desgleichen die zahlreichen kleinen Kupferstiche. Einige Blätter unter Passepartout. Die Blätter teils mit Gebrauchsspuren wie etwas fleckig oder stockfleckig, gebräunt, teils mit Randläsionen, teils mit kleineren Einrissen zum Außenrand hin . Die großformatigen Blätter teils mit Mittelfalz, teils mehrfach gefaltet. Wenige Blätter mit starken Gebrauchsspuren. ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available ).

      [Bookseller: Buchhandlung & Antiquariat Friederichsen]
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        L Espion Chinois ou L envoye secret de la cour de Pekin. Pour examiner letat present l Europe. Traduit du Chinois . 6 Tomos en 3 Volumenes

      Cologne 1765 - pasta de época con nervios desgastada en las lomeras, interior bien conservado manchas del tiempo. . 1221 págs.

      [Bookseller: LIBRERIA ANTICUARIA EPOPEYA]
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        A Defence of the New-England Charters

      1765. Dummer, Jeremiah [1681-1739]. A Defence of the New-England Charters. London: Printed for J. Almon, [1765]. 88 pp. Signatures F and G bound in reverse order. Octavo (7-3/4" x 5"). Stab-stitched pamphlet in recent blue wrappers with some wear to edges. Small clean tear to title page. Toning, interior notably fresh. * Reissue of the first edition, published the same year in Boston. The Board of Trade oversaw the American colonies for the British Parliament. Claiming that the New England colonists were violating the terms of their charters by failing to defend themselves from the French Canadians, the board attempted to revoke the charters and assert direct control. Since these charters established the governments and freedoms enjoyed by the New Englanders, they saw this move as a direct assault on their liberties. Dummer, an attorney by training, was Connecticut's agent in London. First published in London in 1721, when Parliament was considering the Board's claims, his Defense of the New-England Charters was the most important colonial response, and an important early defense of American rights against Parliamentary encroachment. The 1765 reissue was probably inspired by the recently enacted Stamp Act. Indeed, the verso of the title page contains a publisher list with a title denouncing the act and two titles defending the rights of the colonists. Sabin, A Dictionary of Books Relating to America 21197. Cohen, Bibliography of Early American Law 6521.

      [Bookseller: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.]
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        REMARKS ON THE DISEASE, COMMONLY CALLED A FISTULA IN ANO

      London:: L. Hawes, W. Clarke, and R. Collins,, 1765. First Edition. Very Good+. A Very Good+ hardback First Edition First Printing in full contemporary leather binding with raised bands spine, gilt lettering on leather spine label. Mild chip spine label, scuffs covers, age darkening endpapers and page edges, scattered foxing, minimal cover edge wear. 8vo. xi, 115 pp. With a full-page engraved plate.

      [Bookseller: By The Book, LC ABAA-ILAB]
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        Della consolazione della filosofia Tradotto dalla Lingua Latina in Volgar Fiorentino da Benedetto Varchi....

      Venice: Giambattista Novelli, 1765. soft cover. Very Good/Book publishing had a second flowering in Venice in the eighteenth century, when even unimportant books were things of beauty. Here is a Venetian printing of Boethius (in Italian translation) that is remarkable for its typography, its paper, its woodcut ornaments, and especially its decorated paper cover, produced by artisans using woodblock printing techniques and applied colors. Boethius was a favored classical author for Christian neoplatonists in the later Middle Ages and the Renaissance. This Italian translation was prepared by Varchi at the request of Grand Duke Cosimo I of Florence, to give as a gift to Charles V, and first published in Florence in 1551. The text includes two hymns attributed to Boethius's first wife, Elpis, the first of which endures in the Catholic liturgy (Aurea luce et decore roseo). . Octavo (21 cm); xxiii, [1], 184 pages, and engraved portrait frontispiece. Woodcut device on title page; woodcut ornaments in text. Bound in contemporary Venetian wood block-printed blossom-scroll paper with color pigments, over lace-cased carta rustica. Light traces of humidity on spine, spreading toward the crown, and through upper left corner of book block. Occasional light foxing. Otherwise bright, untrimmed copy with good margins. Reference: Morrazoni, p.217.

      [Bookseller: Rodger Friedman Rare Book Studio]
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        An Essay on a Course of Liberal Education for a Civil and Active Life. With plans of lectures on I. The Study of History and general Policy. II. The History of England. III. The Constitution and Laws of England. To which are added Remarks on a Code of Education, Proposed by Dr. Brown, in a late Treatise, intitled, Thoughts on Cvil Liberty, &c

      Printed for C. Henderson.. London: Printed for C. Henderson.. 1765 First edition. Contemporary calf, covers and spine ruled in gilt, burgundy morocco label. . Octavo. Folding engraved plate "A Specimen of a Chart of Biography", woodcut initials. Front hinge a bit rubbed, but a very good copy. Priestley wrote this book while working at Warrington Academy, where he had gone in 1761 as tutor of languages and belles lettres. He worked to reorganize the curriculum at Warrington to benefit those intending to work in civil, active and commercial life rather than the professions. His ideas were outlined in the Essay and then developed more fully in his Miscellaneous Observations relating to Education, 1778.

      [Bookseller: Michael R. Thompson, Booksellers, ABAA/I]
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        REAL Cédula de Su Magestad (Dios le guarde) expedida en Buen Retiro con fecha de 25 de Junio de 1764. Que contiene 59 capítulos, y Ordenanzas, por las que ha de regirse, y governarse el Colegio, y Arte de Tintoreros de Seda de esta ciudad de Valencia

      - Valencia, por Joseph Thomàs Lucas, 1765, 29 x 20,5 cm., lámina grabada + 36 págs. incluso portada orlada con escudo real grabado + 2 h. (Ejemplar con algunos puntos de óxido. El grabado representa a S. Miguel Arcangel Patrón del Colegio de Tintoreros de Valencia. Obra rara). VALENCIA

      [Bookseller: Librería Anticuaria Antonio Mateos]
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        Estado sagrado,chronologico,genealogico y universal del mundo,desde su creacion hasta los presentes siglos,en que se dara noticia de los Patriarcas,Profetas,Pontifices,Emperadores,Reyes,Escritores y otras personas ilustres,con los Concilios,Cismas, .

      Manuel Martín, Madrid 1765 - pergamino época bien conservada obra completa, 12 volúmenes, Palau 66013. Antipapas,Heresiarcas,persecuciones de la Iglesia y varios acaecimientos curiosos en que pueda divertirse todo género de personas. 4992 págs.

      [Bookseller: LIBRERIA ANTICUARIA EPOPEYA]
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        The Art of Riding; or, Horsemanship made Easy: Exemplified by Rules Drawn from Nature and Experience.

      London: Printed for A. Cooke 1765 - First edition, 12mo, iv, 54pp., without the final advert leaf which is found in some copies, with an engraved frontispiece of "The Manage or Riding House" (ESTC not calling for a plate, but Oxford do report it), the lower margin on eight pages cut close affecting signature and catchwords only, internally in very good state, full polished calf by Zaehnsdorf, rebacked, a.e.g. Rare; ESTC locating copies at British Library, Cambridge, Oxford / Huntington, Illinois, Yale; Huth, p. 41; Not in Mellon/Podeschi. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Forest Books, ABA-ILAB]
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        Madam Johnson's Present: or, every young woman's companion, in useful and universal knowledge. Digested under the following Heads: I. Spelling, Reading, Writing, and Arithmetick, taught without the Help of a Master. II. The Compleat Market-Woman. III. The Cook's Guide for dressing all Sorts of Flesh, Fowl and Fish. IV. For Pickling, Pastry, and Confectionary. V. An Estimate of the Expences of a Family in the middling Station of Life. VI. The Art and Terms of Carving Fish, Fowl, and Flesh. Vii. A Bill of Fare for every Month in the Year for Dinner and Supper, and also for extraordinary Occasions. Viii. The Young Woman's Instructor for the right Spelling of Words used in Marketting, Cookery, Pickling, Preserving, &c. &c. &c. To this edition are added, some plain and very necessary directions to maid-servants in general, and several useful Tables: Which renders it the Completest Book of the Kind ever published. The Compiler, Madam Johnson, in order to m

      Printed for J. Fuller & W. Nicoll. 1765. Third Edition, 12mo, iv,193,[17]pp., without the final advert leaf, new endpapers, recent quarter calf, red morocco title label to spine. First published in 1753 as as 'The Young woman's companion; or the Servant-Maid's Assistant...' London, H. Jeffery, 1753, with a sixth and final edition appearing in 1772. All edition are rare, of this third edition ESTC locates 2 copies (BL & Library of Virginia), Maclean adds the Yale copy. Maclean, p.77; Cagle, 782 (second edition of 1759); Bitting (second edition; Oxford, p.83.

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        CHINESE TALES: Or, The Wonderful Adventures of the Mandarin Fum-Hoam. Related by Himself, To divert the Sultana, upon the Celebration of her Nuptials. Written in French by M. Gueulette. And Translated by the Rev. Mr. Stackhouse, Author of the History of the Bible and Body of Divinity with Some Thoughts concerning Transmigration. By the Late ingenious Mr. Addison

      Printed and Sold by W. Sleater, Dublin:: Printed and Sold by W. Sleater,. 1765.. 12mo: A4 B - L12 M2. 6-5/8" x 4". 2nd Dublin Edition. [2], iv, [2], 239, [5] pp. Adverts last 5 pp.. Period full calf with maroon leather title label to spine.. Overall VG (joints starting, though board solidly held by cords/spine. label chipped/period ownership signature in the top margin of the. t.p./bpt evidence to front paste-down).. Frontis. Head- and tailpieces.

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        LA PERROMACHIA ( FANTASIA POETICA EN REDONDILLAS, CON SUS ARGUMENTOS EN OCTAVAS )

      Pantaleon Aznar, Madrid 1765 - Pergamino Epoca, broches, 4 h, y 136 págs. Obra rara en comercio [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Fugitive Pieces, On Various Subjects. By several Authors

      London, Printed for J. Dodsley, in Pall-Mall: MDCCLXV [1765]. Two octavo volumes: 2 p. l., 352 p. (2 leaves, B-Z8); 2 p. l., 357 p., 1 leaf (2 leaves, B-Z8, Aa4). Second edition; first published 1761. Vol. I contains Crito: Or, A Dialogue on Beauty. By Sir Harry Beaumont; A Particular Account Of The Emperor of China's Gardens, near Pekin: In A Letter from F. Attiret, a French Missionary... to his Friend at Paris (dateline 'Pekin, Nov. 1, 1743'); Deformity: An Essay. By William Hay, Esq.; Lucina sine Concubitu. A Letter Humbly addressed to the Royal Society; In Which Is proved, by most Incontestable Evidence, drawn from Reason and Practice, that a Woman may conceive, and be brought to Bed, without any Commerce with Man; A Modest Defence Of Gaming; The Pretty Gentleman; Or, Softness of Manners Vindicated From the false Ridicule exhibited under the Character of William Fribble, Esq.; The Polite Philosopher: Or, An Essay on that Art which makes a Man happy in himself, and agreeable to others; The Plan of an Essay Upon Delicacy. With A Specimen of the Work. In Two Dialogues. By Nathanael Lancaster. Vol. II contains A Vindication Of Natural Society; Or, A View of the Miseries and Evils arising to Mankind from every Species of Artificial Society. In a Letter to Lord ****: By a late Noble Writer; The History And Antiquities Of The Ancient Villa Of Wheatfield, In The County of Suffolk; Fragments Of Ancient Poetry, Collected in the Highlands of Scotland, And Translated from the Galic or Erse Language; An Account Of Russia As It Was In The Year 1710. By Charles Lord Whitworth; A Journey Into England. By Paul Hentzner, In The Year M.D.XC.VIII. Edited & translated by Horace Walpole for the Society of Antiquaries; A Project For Raising An Hospital For Decayed Authors. By John Gilbert-Cooper, Esq; A Parallel; In the Manner of Plutarch: Between a most celebrated Man of Florence; And One, scarce ever heard of, in England. By the Reverend Mr. Spence. Antonio Magliabechi of Florence (1633-1728) and Robert Hill of Hertfordshire (b. 1699). 'Books Printed for J. Dodsley' at end of vol. 2. Handsomely rebound by Pat and George Sargent, Dragonfly Bindery, in full decorated leather. NUC 145: 608-6. Stock#OB362.

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        [ANONYOMOUS- MANUSCRIPT 1767] + LA TRIGONOMETRIE rectiligne et sphérique ; avec les tables des sinus, tangentes et sécantes, pour un rayon de 10000000 parties, et les Tables des Logarithmes des sinus et des tangentes, [Etc.]. Nouvelle édition, revûe & corrigée exactement

      Jombert Paris: Jombert, 1765. Contemporary calf. Good +. Two parts: Manuscript and Complete printed text for Ozanam’s Trigonometrie. 8vo. (18.4 X 11.4cm). Contemporary mottled calf; raised bands; gilt floral designs in panels; leather label with gilt title; breaks along spine for both boards, affecting lower cord of rear board; corners rubbed with minor loss; covers with gilt filigree border; all edges of text block gilt. Book housed in quarter leather clamshell box. Collation: Manuscript- 220pp. + 3 folded plates and 1 tipped in note in printed text at p. 68. Manuscript note on verso of pl. 4; Text- xvi, 128, [384] pp. + 6 copper engraved plates. The unlabeled pages contain the Tables des sinus (182pp) and Tables des lograrithmes (102 pp.) This is a unique and rare 18th century complementary manuscript bound in front of printed text for Ozanam’s treatise on rectilinear and spherical trigonometry with accompanying tables for sines, tangents and secants. The manuscript contains detailed information arithmetic, trigonometry and geometry with theorems, corollaries and problems with reference to Euclid, Archimedes and Metius. There is also tables that can be used with sun dials. Information for construction of sun dial is also provided. The mathematic sections of the manuscript provide the reader with detailed information for measuring angles and surfaces in great detail. These are complemented by numerous drawings, many colored, and tables. Ozanam was a French mathematician whose trigonometric and logarithmic tables first published in 1670 were more accurate than any previously published. The later edition here attests to the popularity and value of Ozanam’s work.

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        THE PHILOSOPHY OF SIR ISAAC NEWTON EXPLAINED, In Six Dialogues, on LIGHT AND COLOURS, Between a Lady and the Author. By Count Algarotti, F.R.S. F.S.A

      Glasgow: Robert Urie, 1765. Hardcover. Good. Duodecimo newer half calf with red gilt spine title label on 5 raised bands marbled paper sides. Titlepage +[i-ii] +iii-xiv +[17]-280pp +errata slip tipped in +[2]pp publisher's list. Pencil marginalia & underlining, titlepage with "Jon(athan) F Morris's Book Sept.16 1766", bookplate of Hannah Maria Margaret Morris on pastedown. Brown spots on titlepage & its corners repaired without loss. Paper somewhat browned & towards end with damp-mark most to last 2 leaves, but a neat tight copy. *There are several translations of this entertaining work into Italian, French & Latin.

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        PROSPECTUS GAZETTE D'AGRICULTURE, DU COMMERCE, ET DE FINANCE.

      Knapen, Paris 1765 - In-4° de 8 p., à grandes marges; une ancienne mouillure claire et d'infimes piqûres en marge, petites déchirures en pli, sinon très frais. -- L'un des bulletins de naissance de la presse économique, accompagnant la diffusion de la Gazette, célèbre journal des physiocrates, en ses premières années. -"Les Nations ne jouissent de leurs avantages naturels qu'autant qu'elles savent en faire usage." Le texte de ce prospectus, autant programmatique que commercial, est probablement de Dupont. Document rès rare et significatif. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        CHINESE TALES: Or, The Wonderful Adventures of the Mandarin Fum-Hoam. Related by Himself, To divert the Sultana, upon the Celebration of her Nuptials. Written in French by M. Gueulette. And Translated by the Rev. Mr. Stackhouse, Author of the History of the Bible and Body of Divinity with Some Thoughts concerning Transmigration. By the Late ingenious Mr. Addison.

      Printed and Sold by W. Sleater,, Dublin: 1765 - Frontis. Head- and tailpieces. Overall VG (joints starting, though board solidly held by cords/spine label chipped/period ownership signature in the top margin of the t.p./bpt evidence to front paste-down). Period full calf with maroon leather title label to spine. 12mo: A4 B - L12 M2. 6-5/8" x 4". 2nd Dublin Edition. [2], iv, [2], 239, [5] pp. Adverts last 5 pp. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        An Essay on a Course of Liberal Education for a Civil and Active Life. With plans of lectures on I. The Study of History and general Policy. II. The History of England. III. The Constitution and Laws of England. To which are added Remarks on a Code of Education, Proposed by Dr. Brown, in a late Treatise, intitled, Thoughts on Cvil Liberty, &c

      London: Printed for C. Henderson.. 1765 First edition. Contemporary calf, covers and spine ruled in gilt, burgundy morocco label. . Octavo. Folding engraved plate "A Specimen of a Chart of Biography", woodcut initials. Front hinge a bit rubbed, but a very good copy. Priestley wrote this book while working at Warrington Academy, where he had gone in 1761 as tutor of languages and belles lettres. He worked to reorganize the curriculum at Warrington to benefit those intending to work in civil, active and commercial life rather than the professions. His ideas were outlined in the Essay and then developed more fully in his Miscellaneous Observations relating to Education, 1778.

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        ART D'ECRIRE RÉDUIT A DES DÉMONSTRATIONS VRAIES ET FACILAR, AVEC DES EXPLICATIONS CLAIRES POUR LE DICTIONNAIRE DES ARTA

      (Paris): Jean Canocchi, 1765. later stiff paper wrappers. 7959|21865|22599|48682/AU. Calligraphy. folio. later stiff paper wrappers. (ii), 16 pages, 25 plates. Text in French. Bonacini 1322. A guide to handwriting with sixteen forms of instruction beginning with holding the pen, progressing to the proper way to inscribe each letter of the alphabet. Beautifully engraved title leaf. Also includes 25 plates with a number of alphabetical and other systems of writing. including a number of non-Latin writing systems, alphabetical and otherwise. Wrappers soiled and worn at edges. Some foxing throughout text.

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        Prise de Berlyn par les Russes & Autrichiens le 9 Octobre 1760. Inneming van Berlyn door de Russen en Oostenrykers den 9 October 1760." Gesamtansicht der befestigten Stadt aus der Ferne, in der Bildmitte die Vorstadt an der Spree mit Darstellung der Einnahme durch russische Truppen unter Generalmajor Graf Tottleben und ein österreichisches Korps unter Graf Lacy

      Kupferstich um 1765. 8.7x12.5 cm. - Schmale Rändchen, kl. Fleck im Himmel.

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        The Works of Dr. Jonathan Swift, Dean of St Patrick's Dublin.accurately Revised in Twelve Volumes (Hawkesworth Edition)

      London : Printed for C. Bathurst, and Others . . 1765 . . . .

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        A Letter Concerning Libels, Warrants, the Seizure of Papers, and Sureties for the Peace or Behavior [etc.]. The Fourth Edition, Enlarged and Improved

      Printed for J. Almon, opposite Burlington House in Piccadilly London 1765 -

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        Abrégé chronologique de l'Histoire d'Espagne et de Portugal. 2 volumes.

      A Paris, chez Jean-Thomas Hérissant fils 1765 - Divisé en huit Périodes : Avec des Remarques particulières à la fin de chaque période sur le génie, les moeurs, les usages, le commerce, les finances de ces Monarchies; ensemble la notice des Princes contemporains, & un Précis historique sur les Savants & Illustres. A Paris, chez Jean-Thomas Hérissant fils - 1765. Reliure plein veau marbré de l'époque. Dos lisse orné et doré avec pièce de titre maroquin rouge. Tranches rouges. Triple filet doré encadrant les plats. Pas de rousseur. Bon état. Format in-8°(17x11). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Reliques of Ancient English Poetry, 3 volumes

      London: Dodsley. 1765. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good. First printing, 1765. 3 volumes, original short 8vo full calf, gilt decorated spines, red and black spine labels, very good with light rubbing, with errata, frontispiece, plate of music, but lacking half titles in 2nd and 3rd volumes. Inscribed, "A Present from the Editor" in the first volume. VG with light wear to original calf, minor spine rubbing, light straining to some joints. Great set of this classic!

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        Tratado de la Regalia de Amortizacion, En el Qual se Demuestra por

      1765. A Spanish Critique of Lands Held in Mortmain by the Church Rodriguez Campomanes, Pedro, Conde de [1723-1803]. Tratado de la Regalia de Amortizacion, En el Qual se Demuestra por la Serie de las Varias Edades, Desde el Nacimiento de la Iglesia en Todos los Siglos y Paises Catolicos, El Uso Constante de la Autoridad Civil, Para Impedir las Ilimitadas Enagenaciones de Bienes Raices en Iglesias, Comunidades, Y Otras Manos-Muertas; Con una Noticia de las Leyes Fundamentales de la Monarquia Espanola Sobre Este Punto, Que Empieza con los Godos, Y se Continua en los Varios Estados Sucesivos, Con Aplicacion a la Exigencia Actual del Reyno Despues de su Reunion, Y al Beneficio Comun de los Vasallos. Con Real Permiso. Madrid: En la Imprenta Real de la Gaceta, 1765. [viii], x, 296 pp. Folio (13-3/4" x 8-3/4"). Contemporary mottled sheep, gilt spine with raised bands, edges rouged, marbled endpapers. Moderate rubbing to extremities with some wear to spine ends and corners, front board beginning to separate, but quite secure, rear hinge starting. Title page printed in red and black, woodcut text ornaments. Very light toning to text, somewhat heavier in places. Early annotations to verso of half-title, interior otherwise clean. Ex-library. Location label to spine, small inkstamp to title page, annotations and stamps to verso. An attractive copy. * First edition. In the Middle Ages the Church acquired an enormous amount of land and other property. In most cases, it was held in mortmain, a feudal principle, later adopted by the common law, that restricted conveyance to specific parties, in this case those within the Church, unless an exception was made by a monarch. The Church's accumulation of material wealth through this practice was an important aspect of the conflict between church and state in the Medieval and early modern periods. Secular criticism became stronger during the Enlightenment, a movement that viewed the Church with suspicion, as we can see in this treatise by Rodriguez Campomanes, a notable Enlightenment-influenced Spanish statesman. It begins with a history and review of mortmain, then builds an argument for its curtailment. It was a fairly well-circulated book. An Italian translation was published in 1767 and a second Spanish-language edition followed in 1821. British Museum Catalogue (Compact Edition) 21:880.

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        Bildnis des Malers Christian Wilhelm Ernst Dietricy (Dietrich). Darunter Inschrift. Kupferstich von Jacob Mathias Schmutzer nach einem Selbstbildnis.,

      (Paris), datiert 1765. - Format (Platte): 385 x 263 mm. Blattgröße: 475 x 310 mm *Heller-Andersen 18 II; Le Blanc 32 II; Nagler 16. - Schmutzer (1733-1811) war ein produktiver Wiener Zeichner und Kupferstecher. 1762 nahm ihn die damalige europäische Koryphäe des Kupferstichs Johann Georg Wille als Schüler auf "wie ein Vater seinen Sohn" (Nagler). Schmutzer lernte dort in 5 Jahren die meisterliche Behandlung des Grabstichels. Vorliegend das letzte für Wille geschaffene Blatt, 1766 kehrte er nach Wien zurück, wo er selbst eine Kupferstecherakademie gründete. Er bildete dort zahlreiche Schüler aus und begründete den Ruhm der Wiener Reproduktionsgrafik. - Sehr schönes Künstlerbildnis des sächsischen Malers und Kupferstecher Christian Wilhelm Ernst Dietrich (1712-1774). - Sauberer, kräftiger Abzug, sehr gut erhalten. Aus der Kunstsammlung Speck von Sternburg mit kleinem Trockenstempel. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 1000

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        Underrättelse, om insiö-, ström- och inskjärs-fiske.

      Til riksens höglofliga ständers fiskeri-deputation år 1765 inlemnad, och af bemälte deputation, för allmänhetens tjenst, med egen bekostnad til trycket befordrad. Sthlm, P. Hesselberg, 1766. 4:o. 19,(1) s. Tagen ur band och insatt i ny blå klistermarmorerad ryggremsa. Lite lagerfläckad och med svag fuktrand.. Bring Riksdagshandlingar s. 62. Lundberg s. 43: "Enl. Ekström en märklig skrift"

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        Bélisaire. Fragmens De Philosophie Morale.

      Merlin, Paris 1765 - 2 h. - Xpp. - 1 h. - 340pp. - 2 h. y 4 láminas. Muy buen ejemplar encuadernado a principios s.XX en piel, decorada con un escudo de armas en la tapa superior. Lomera con nervios y florones. Cortes pintados. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        ARTE DE LA LENUA GENERAL DEL REYNO DE CHILE

      LIMA 1765 - FEBRES, ANDRES : ARTE DE LA LENGUA GENERAL DEL REYNO DE CHILE, CON UN DIALOGO CHILENO HISPANO MUY CURIOSO : A QUE SE ANADE LA DOCTRINA CRISTANA, ESTO ES, REZO, CATECISMO, COPLAS, CONFESIONARIO, Y PLATICAS; LO MAS EN LENGUA CHILENA Y CASTELLANA : Y POR FIN UN VOCABULARIO HISPANO CHILENO, Y UN CALEPINO CHILENO MAS COPIOSO. CON LICENCIA : EN LIMA, EN LA CALLE DE LA ENCARNACION 1765 IN-8° (14.3 X 9.4 CM) TITRE IMPRIME EN ROUGE & NOIR, RELIE DEMI-MAROQ DOS A NERFS, RELIEURE 19° TITRE 3ff – 682 pps. TITRE ET 3 ff – 215 à 232 – 237 à 240 - 455 à 462 ET REGISTRE EN FACSIMILE - ff 4 ET pp 681 – 82 RESTAUREE. MOUILLURES CLAIRES DANS LES COINS. DICTIONNAIRE ET GRAMMAIRE DES INDIENS ARAUCANS, SURTOUT CEUX MILITAIRES ET JESUITES POUR AMENER LES INDIGENES A SE CONVERTIR ET ETRE PACIFIQUES. L’AUTEUR UN JESUITE NE A COLOGNE FUT MISSIONNAIRE AU PEROU AU MOMENT DE LA SUPPRESSION DE L’ORDRE. EXCESSIVEMENT RARE IMPRESSION DE LIMA. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Orfèvre Grossier. Orfèvre-Bijoutier. Orfèvre-Joaillier, Metteur en oeuvre. 37 planches.

      * vers 1765 - Réunion de 37 planches gravées par Benard d'après Lucotte, de la Grande Encyclopédie de DIDEROT et D'ALEMBERT. 4 pages de description des planches. Orfèvre Grossier 19 planches. Orfèvre Bijoutier 7 planches. Orfèvre Joaillier, Metteur en oeuvre. 11 planches. Sans lieu, non nommé, sans date vers 1765. Reliure demi chagrin rouge du XIXème. Dos à nerfs avec titre doré au dos. Coins et dos frotté. Coiffes accidentées. Pas de rousseur. Bon état. Format in-folio(42x28). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        MEERMAN, Gerard. ORIGINES TYPOGRAPHICAE.

      - GERARDO MEERMAN AUCTORE. Prostant Hagae Comitum, apud NICOLAUM VAN DAALE. Parisiis, apud GUIL. FRANC. DE BURE, juniorem. Londini apud THOMAM WILCOX. MDCCLXV. [1765]. Obra em 2 vols. encadernados em 1. In fólio (de 28x23 cm) com xii, 260 e viii, 312 pags. Encadernação da época em pergaminho rígido com finos ferros rolados a ouro sobra as pastas e decoração heráldica em ambos os super-libris. Exemplar com ex-libris e títulos de posse coevos. Primeira edição desta obra clássica sobre a tipografia e ilustrado com gravuras desdobáveis com fac-similes de de trabalhos tipográficos incunabulares. Location/localizacao: raros

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        Remarkable Trials and Interesting Memoirs of the Most noted Criminals Who have been convicted at the Assizes, the King's-Bench Bar, Guildhall, &c. for High-Treason, Murder, Conspiracy, Rape . . . And other atrocious Crimes [etc.]. Two Volumes in One

      Printed for W. Nicoll . . . in St. Paul's Church-Yard London 1765 - Later buckram, rebacked in calf, the boards quite worn, ex-library, some browning, yet a usable copy; with the half-titles An omnium gatherum of major English criminals, their activities, trials, dying speeches, and executions from 1740 to 1765, with an unusual concentration in the second volume on women, including Mary Blandy, Sarah Pledge, Anne Whale and several others [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Francis Hopkinson SIGNED Matho

      Millard, 1765. UK. Hardcover Hardcover. Fair. Baxter, Andrew. Matho Signed by Francis Hopkinson. Millard, 1765. Signer of the Declaration of Independence as a member of the Continental Congress. Hopkinson was appointed to the position of Judge of the United States District Court of Pennsylvania by George Washington in 1789. He was a noted author and musician as well as having a hand in the creation of the Great Seal of the United States and the American flag. This edition of 'Matho' by Andrew Baxter was published by Millar (London) in 1765. Bears the ownership signature of Francis Hopkinson on the title page. This copy retains the original leather boards that have been strengthened with the use of a primitive tape. At the time of purchase, we discovered a small clip of a poem laid-in at page 241 and a small bookmark in the hand of Hopkinson on page 57. Both of these pieces have been left in place. Condition is POOR to FAIR.

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        An Hymn to be sung by the Charity Children of St. Martin in the Fields, at their Parish Church, on Sunday the 20th of October, 1765, After the Evening Lecture to be preached by the Rev. Mr. Harrison.

      No printer 1765 - single sheet broadside, folio (290 x 175 mm), slightly soiled and spotted in places, formerly folded, repairs to short slits at folds, clean tear at the foot passing through one letter (repaired), sound The hymn, consisting of four 4-line stanzas and a chorus, begins ‘For all the blessings we enjoy/Let us with thankful hearts’. The second verse begins ‘Tis [God] that gives the Rich their Store/And with that Store, a Mind’. Below the hymn is a brief summary of the charity school’s undertakings. ESTC records 80 similar printings, both London and provincial, almost all of which are known only in single copies. The present one is not recorded, nor indeed is any for St. Martin in the Fields.

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        Commentaries on the Laws of England

      Oxford: Clarendon, 1765. First. hardcover. near fine. 4 volumes. Book the First, Second, Third, & Fourth. Illustrated with the "Table of Consanguinuity" and the folding "Table of Descents" in second volume.[12], 473; [8], 520, xix; [8], 455, xxvii; [8], 436, vii, [39]pp. Thick 4to, Contemporary 3/4 brown calf over marbled boards; gilt-stamped spines with burgundy leather labels and raised bands; marbled endpapers, yellow edges (leather is a bit rubbed at extremities). Interior is very clean, with just a few areas of very light and scattered foxing. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1765-1769. First edition. Near fine. On the fly-leaf is a signed inscription to J.H. Choate, Jr., from the 90 year old John Bigelow, diplomat and editor. Also in Bigelow's hand is a quotation from Gibbon regarding Blackstone. A very nice set of this classic treatise which is one of the best general histories of English law. Grolier Hundred, 52.

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        Astronomical Observations, made at the Royal Observatory at Greenwich

      London: William Richardson Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. Vol. 1: for the years 1765 to 1774, printed by William Richardsen and sold by J.Nourse, Bookseller to his Majesty, London, 1776, (2), xi, (3), 1-177, (2), 177-335, (1), 1-128 (2), ix, (3), 1-48 pp; Vol. 2: for the years 1775 to 1786, printed by C.Buckton, London, 1787, (1)-410, 1-131 (1), 1-35 pp; Vol. 3: for the years 1787 to 1798, printed by C.Buckton and T.Bensley and sold by P.Elmsley, London, 1799, (1), (1)-435, (1), (1)-132, 49-52 pp.; Vol. 4: for the years 1799 to 1810, printed by T.Bensley, sold by John Murray, London, 1811, (1)-384, (1)-134, (2), 5, 11-13 pp. <br><br> First edition. All published. Folio. Contemporary full leather, uniformly bound, neatly rebacked, spines gilt w/ gilt spine labels, covers soiled, edges bumped, interior clean and free of foxing. Provenance: The Library of The Royal Society of London with duplicate stamps on title. - Nevil Maskelyne was appointed Astronomer Royal in 1765, a position he held for forty-six years, until his death. He was responsible for important developments in both methods and instruments of observation, and in 1774 was able to measure the earth&#39;s density. He had himself established the Nautical Almanac in 1766, and superintended its annual publication until his death. This essential aid to navigation is still produced annually, by Her Majesty&#39;s Nautical Almanac Office. In 1776 he produced the first volume of the Astronomical Observations made at the Royal Observatory, Greenwich, from 1665. At the end of the first volume Maskelyne gives a catalogue of the places of 34 principal stars, in right-ascension and north-polar distance, adapted to the beginning of the year 1770. These, being the result of several years&#39; repeated observations, made with the utmost care, and the best instruments, it may be presumed are exceedingly accurate..

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