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        Johann Hübners neu-vermehrtes und verbessertes Reales Staats-Zeitungs- und Conversations-Lexicon, Darinnen sowohl Die Religionen und geistlichen Orden, die Reiche und Staaten, Meere, Seen, Inseln, Flüsse, Städte, Festungen, Schlösser, Häfen, Berge, Vorgebürge, Pässe und Wälder, die Linien Deutscher hoher Häuser, die in verschiedenen Ländern übliche so geistliche als weltliche Ritter-Orden, Mapen, Reichs-Täge, gelehrte Societaeten, Gerichte, Civil- und Militair-Chargen zu Wasser und zu Lande, und der Unterscheid der Meilen, vornehmsten Münzen, Maaß und Gewichte, die zu der Kriegs-Bau-Kunst, Artillerie, Feld.Lägern, Schlacht-Ordnungen, Belagerungen, Schiffahrten, Unterscheid der Schiffe, und der dazu gehörigen Sachen gebräuchlichen Benennungen; Als auch N. F: Scheffer: G. B. Andere in Zeitungen und täglicher Conversation vorkommende aus fremden Sprachen entlehnte Wörter, nebst den alltäglichen Terminis Juridieis und Technicis, Gelehrten und Ungelehrten zu sonderbaren Nutzen klar und deutlich beschrieben werden. Die allerneuste Auflage, Darinnen alles, was sich in Publicis, Geographicis, Genealogicis und andern Stücken verändert, bis aufgegenwärtige Zeit fleiß9g angemerkt zu finden. Nebst einem angehängten brauchbaren Register und neuen Vorrede, auch nützlich- und zur Erläuterung dienenden Kupfern. Mit aller- und gnädigsten Privilegiis versehen

      . Baders, Regensburg, 1765. 12 Bl., 1280 Seiten, 28 Bl. Register, mit 1 in Kupfer gestoch. Frontispiz und 9 (statt) gefalt. Kupfertafeln, original Permagent mit Blindprägung und 5 Schmuckbünden (etwas fleckig und bestoßen/alter Namensstempel auf Vorsatz und Vorwort). - gutes Exemplar -

      [Bookseller: Celler Versandantiquariat, Einzelunterne]
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        Consultations sur la pluspart des maladies qui sont du ressort de la chirurgie.

      P.Fr. Didot le jeune,, Paris, 1765 - Paris, P.Fr. Didot le jeune, 1765. 8°. XVI, 431 S., 2 n.n. Bl. Marmorierter Lederband der Zeit mit goldgeprägtem Rückenschild und floraler Rückenvergoldung. Hirsch III, 646. - Waller 5568. - Wellcome III, 473. - HOH: "Le Dran was very active as a surgeon and had wide experience in the military service. In this work, wich deals with a wide variety of surgical situations, he shows that his skill and innovative approach to surgical problems were almost unique for his day. Much of the book deals with what we would now call minor surgery: abscesses, urinary tract obstructions, burns, compound fractures, gunshot wounds, anal fistulas, and hemorrhoids". - Einband leicht bestossen. Oberes Kapital mit kleiner Fehlstelle. Sprache: N Marmorierter Lederband der Zeit mit goldgeprägtem Rückenschild und floraler Rückenvergoldung. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Daniel Thierstein]
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        IDROSTATICA ESAMINATA NE' SUOI PRINCIPJ E STABILITA NELLE SUE REGOLE DELLA MISURA DELL'ACQUE CORRENTI

      Milano, nella Stamperia di Giuseppe Marelli, 1765. In-8 gr. (mm. 246x193), mz. pergam. coeva con ang., tit. oro su tassello al dorso, tagli rossi, pp. (12),459, compresa la bella antiporta allegorica inc. in rame; dedica a Maria Teresa d?'Austria. Titolo in rosso e nero con interessante vignetta inc. in rame; ornato da grandi iniziali, finali e numer. figure silografate nel t. e con 1 carta incisa f.t. (più volte ripieg.) con il ?"Disegno dello stato del fiume Chiese a Gavardo, e delle due diramazioni, rilevato nella visita del 1765, nel Mese d?'Aprile?". "Edizione originale" dell'opera teorica piu' importante ed ambiziosa del grande idraulico milanese. Cfr. Riccardi,I,19, p. 25: ?"Raro.. E' da noverarsi fra le opere che assicurarono all'Italia il primato nella scienza idraulica". Fresco esemplare, ben conservato. "Giovanni Antonio Lecchi, ingegnere e matematico (1702-1776), fu tra i primi assertori dell?'idraulica pratica di cui lasciò notevoli trattati. Diresse importanti opere idrauliche, specie nel campo dell?'arginamento dei fiumi, per incarico del papa Clemente XIII e dell?'imperatrice Maria Teresa d?'Austria". Così Diz. Treccani,VI, p. 759.

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        Le Confiturier Royal, ou Nouvelle Instruction Pour Les Confitures, Les Liqueurs et les Fruits

      Paris: Savoye et al., 1765. Fourth Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Very Good Condition. Full contemporary calf, wear at corners and a bit of loss and degradation to the leather at the base of the spine - binding slightly shaken, but sound. Scattered foxing, a number dog earred pages, and a few light dampstains mostly to the plates - quite clean internally. xvi, 518, (30)pp, privilege leaf at rear and 4 folding plates. Cagle 524, Vicaire 455, Simon 1022Originally published as Nouvelle Instruction Pour Les Confitures in 1692. A vast array of jams, infused liquids and candies, as well as recipes for recent imports chocolate, tea, and coffee. Size: 8vo (octavo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Inventory No: CAT000082.

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        The Chinese Spy; or, Emissary from the Court of Pekin commissioned to examine into the Present State of Europe. Translated from the Chinese

      London: Printed for S. Bladon, in Pater-Noster-Row, 1765. First edition in English. 6 vols., 12mo. Without half-titles (as issued?). Contemporary sheep with morocco lettering pieces, edges red. With 19th- century booklabel of M. A. McGuire in each volume on the flyleaf. Lust 1276 (original edition in French, same year) . Novel satirizing European society by depicting it from the viewpoint of visiting Chinese

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        Historie von Grönland. Enthaltend Die Beschreibung des Landes und der Einwohner ec. Insbesondere die Geschichte der dortigen Mission der Evangelischen brüder zu Neu-Herrnhut und Lichtenfels. 2 vol.

      Leipzig, Heinrich Detlef Ebers, 1765. (30 ) + 1132 pages + (26) pages Register. Bound halbleather with golddec. on spine.. Text in german. 2 first Titlepages placed loose. Tear in one upperhinge. Some wear on binding. Kopparplate no. 3 + 6 still in book. 2 Maps + copparplates no. 4+ 5 places loose inside binding and with some wear (out of total 8). David Cranz (1723 - 1777 ) war ein deutscher Theologe und Missionar, der besonders als Geschichtsschreiber Bedeutung erlangte. Cranz verbrachte ein Jahr in Grönland und befasste sich dort hauptsächlich mit der Niederschrift der Geschichte der grönländischen Missionen in Neu-Herrnhut und Lichtenfels. Die dort gesammelten Erkenntnisse veröffentlichte er 1765 in seinem wichtigsten Werk, der Historie von Grönland, die heute als eine der bedeutendsten historischen Beschreibungen der traditionellen Kultur Grönlands gilt. Besonders die naturgeschichtlichen Abhandlungen, Landkarten und Kupferstiche daraus gehören zu den besten ihrer Zeit und waren in Deutschland äußerst populär. (Wikipedia.)

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        ORIGINES TYPOGRAPHICAE

      Hagae: Nicolaum van Daalen, Paris: Guil. Franc. de Bure, Londini: Thomam Wilcox, 1765. contemporary full calf ornately gilt stamped spine, five raised bands, all edges stained red. 4to. contemporary full calf ornately gilt stamped spine, five raised bands, all edges stained red. Portrait frontispiece showing Meerman,xii,260; iv,312 pages. 2 volumes bound in 1. First edition. (Bigmore & Wyman II,32). Meerman communicated with the learned printing authorities of his time to develop this theory of early printing in which Coster is described as the inventor of printing (has portrait of Coster as one plate). Accompanied by ten engravings in which Meerman reproduces important documents relating to the beginning of printing which he uses to advance his theory. Meerman has been proved incorrect in his analysis who give credit to Gutenberg for being the inventor of printing. Old small library stamp in gilt in corner of front cover. Bookplate. 1828 ink ownership inscription.

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        The Traveller, or a Prospect of Society

      London: Printed for J. Newbery, in St. Paul's Church-yard, 1765 [1764] - First published edition of Goldsmith's first poem. 4to. with half-title. [4], iv, [1]-22 pp. Contemporary calf gilt, yellow edges, neatly rebacked. Provenance: Small oval bookplate of Henry Huth and bookplate of Abel Berland ; purchased from Maggs Bros., London, 31 August 1967. Rothschild 1024; Scott, pp. 139-145; Sterling 399; Tinker 1101; Williams, p.135 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Specimen observationum academicarum, ad monstrorum historiam, anatomen, pathologiam, et artem obstetriciam, praecipue spectantium.

      J. Bolt u. S. u. J. Luchtmans, Groningen u. Leiden 1765. - 6 Bl., 298 Seiten, 1 Bl. u. 7 Kupfer (auf 5 Falttafeln) mit anatomischen Abnormitäten. 4°. Interims-Broschur der Zeit. Umschlag u. Schnitt fleckig u. angestaubt. Taf. teils gering eingerissen. Innen schönes, unbeschnittenes, breitrandiges Exemplar. Doeveren (1730-1783), Anatomieprofessor in Groningen, leistete bedeutendes als pathologischer Anatom und Gynäkologe und baute eine interessante Sammlung mit anatomischen Präparaten auf, die später von der Universität Leiden erworben wurde. - Erstausgabe.

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        Commentaries on the laws of England.

      Clarnedon Press 1765-1769 With the engraved "Table of Consanguinity" and folding "Table of Descents" in Volume II. Modern half - morocco and cloth boards, spine gilt in 6 compartments, a.e.g. With the bookplate of Louis E. Goodman on the paste - downs. An excellent copy. PMM, 212. FIRST EDITION of the author's great history of English law. Blackstone (1723 - 70) was the first to make the law accessible to the common person. "Blackstone's great achievement was to popularize the law and the traditions which had influenced its formation. If the English constitution survived the troubles of the next century, it was because the law had gained a new popular respect, and this was due in part to the enormous success of Blackstone's work" (PMM). "The Commentaries are not only a statement of the law of Blackstone's day, but the best history of English law as a whole which had yet appeared . . . the skillful manner in which Blackstone uses his authorities new and old, and the analogy of other systems of law, to illustrate the evolution of the law of his day, had a vast influence both in England and America, in implanting in the profession a sound tradition of the historical development of the law. . . ."

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        Traite de l'existence de la nature et des proprietes du fluide des nerfs et princepalement de son action dans le mouvement musculaire ..

      . Berlin, o.V., 1765, 8°, (4), 331, (4) pp., mit 2 gestoch. Kopfvignetten und 6 gefalt. Kupferstich-Tafeln, restaurierter Kalbsledereinband der Zeit; frisches Exemplar.. Claude Nicolas Le Cat (1700-1768) "in 1751 resected a malignant tumor of the first four lumbar vertebrate which had developed at the site of an earlier injury and which, in all probability, was a primary neoplasm." Marham - - "According to Markham laminectomy for resection of a malignant spinal extradural neoplasm was probably performed first by Le Cat, in 1751. Concomitant with the growth of neurologic surgery these lesions have been attacked more often and by mid-twentieth century several series of such cases had been reported." R. Lewis Wright, Malignant Tumors in the Spinal Extradural Space - - First edition in book form of two publications that had originally appeared in the collection of prize dissertations of the Royal Academy of Sciences in Berlin, and which are here corrected and much enlarged by the author. The first deals with the nature and properties of the nervous fluid and its influence on muscular motion, and the second with the sensibility of the meninges, and the insensibility of the brain and the structure of the nerves, ending with a criticism of Haller's theory of irritability. These texts are of importance for the theories of muscular contraction and nerve conduction at the time which preceded Galvani's experiments to stimulate muscles and nerves by electricity. Charles Nicolas Le Cat (1700-1768) was also one of the chief writers before the nineteenth century on spina bifida, illustrated on two of the plates. - DSB, VIII, 114-116 ; Wellcome, III, 468 ; Hirsch, III, 709 ; Blake, p.260 ; Neuburger, The Historical development of Experimental Brain, p. 89; Markham, J. W.: Surgery of the Spinal Cord and Vertebral Column. In Walker, A. E.: A History of Neurological Surgery. Baltimore, Williams and Wilkins, 1951, p. 38 - Not in Waller, McHenry, Cushing, Osler

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        Esame della polvere dedicato a Sua Sacra Reale Maestà.

      Stamperia Reale, Torino 1765. - In-8, pp. (8) 264 (3). Con 9 tavole ripiegate alla fine del testo. Legatura dell’epoca in marocchino oliva. Piatti inquadrati da triplo filetto oro. Dorso liscio con ricca decorazione oro e titolo su tassello di marocchino rosso. Tagli dorati. Originario di Villefranche sur Mer, Vittorio Papacino, ufficiale sabaudo fu membro dell'Accademia delle Scienze di Torino. Nel 1755 fu scelto come direttore della Scuola di artiglieria degli Stati Sardi. Edizione Originale. Provenienza: Copia donata dall’autore al Conte G. B. Bogino (nota manoscritta sulla carta bianca di guardia); Conte Prospero Balbo di Vinadio (ex-libris). Cfr. Poggendorff, I, 51; Riccardi, I, 37; Manno, 4468. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Fondazione e progressi della Confraternita delle Sacre Stimate di S. Francesco della città di Firenze. Libro secondo.

      Stamperia Imperiale., Firenze. 1765 - In 16°, br. muta posticcia, pp. XXIV + 114. Front. fig. Finaline, capilettera. Raro. Disponiamo della sola seconda parte sopra descritta. Rifilato al marg. sup. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        The plays : of William Shakespeare, in eight volumes, with the corrections and illustrations of various commentators; to which are added notes by Sam. Johnson

      London : printed for J. and R. Tonson, H. Woodfall, J. Rivington, R. Baldwin, L. Hawes [and 7 others in London], 1765, Hardback, Book Condition: Very Good, 1st Edition in this formTape repair residue to 2 of the titles. Very good copies all in the original, full tree calf. Professionally and period-sympathetically re-backed with contrasting green gilt-blocked labels; very impressively finished. Remains a particularly well-preserved set overall; tight, bright, clean and strong.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; The second of 2 1765 issues, portrait lacking. Referenced by: English Short Title Catalog, ESTCT138601. Maslen and Lancaster. Bowyer ledgers, 4559.

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        Contes Moraux Complete in Three Volumes (Voltaire and the Encyclop?die. French Illustrated Works to 1800)

      Paris; J. Merlin, 1765, Hardback, First Illustrated EditionMild staining to the bottom outer page edges not affecting the text. Contemporary full speckled calf, very good. Spine bands scuffed, panel edges slightly rubbed. New red morocco title and volume labels. Scans on request. ; 0 pages; [xvi] (345) , [6] (376) , [6] (312) . 23 engraved plates after Gravelot by Baquoy, Le Mire, Legrand, Le Veau, de Longueil, Pasquier, Voyez, and Rousseau. White * Wallingwells bookplate to the front paste-down. The first illustrated edition after its first appearance in 1761

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        The Universe Displayed; (Vol 2)

      R Goadby 1765 - "Or, A Survey Of The Wonderful Works Of Creation, And Of The Various Customs And Inventions Of Men. In Which Whatever Is Most Remarkable Throughout The World, Both With Respect To The Works Of Nature In Plants, Insects, Serpents, Beasts, Birds, Fishes, &c. And to The different Customs, Habits, Inventions and Works of Men, Will not only be given an account of, But the most curious of them also finely represented by beautiful Copper-Plate Cuts." Volume has amateur binding, with gilt lettering to the spine. Most of the gilt at the spine is rubbed away. Corners and edges are worn. Cloth slightly discoloured at back cover. Water damage throughout volume, and much staining and tearing. Some pages badly repaired with tape. Binding loose. Book worm to the front. Page ends browning. Nothing present prior to title page. A real project for someone. 416pp + index. When securely packed this item will weigh in the region of 752g. (YBP Ref: 2905/41 15) Size: 8vo - over 73/4" - 93/4" Tall [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A Treatise on Domestic Pigeons; Comprehending all the different species known in England; describing the Perfections and Imperfections of each, agreeable to the Improvement and great Perfection they are at this Time arrived at; together with the Method of Building and Furnishing a Lost, Area, Trap, &c. The Method of Breeding the most curious and valuable Sorts, as practised by the best Fanciers. The Generation of Pigeons in general, with a Philosophical Description and Progress of the Egg. With Observations and Remarks on their Diet. The Distempers they are chiefly subject to, and the Method of Curing them as practised with Success. The fraudulent Methods used in the Sale of bad Pigeons, clearly and fully demonstrated, &c. &c. &c. Carefully

      London: Printed for and Sold by C. Barry. P. Stevens. A. Wesley. and J. Walters. 1765 - 8vo, 193 x 128 mms., pp. xvi, 144, engraved frontispiece, 13 other engraved plates, contemporary sheepskin (very worn and wormed, or perhaps ravaged by a hungry pigeon), but joints firm. John Moore (d. 1737) published this work with the title Columbarium in 1735. William Bowyer printed 750 copies, but this apparent second edition was soon in print with a longer title and the addition of the engraved plates. Although ESTC and other sources attribute the work to John Moore, this is a different work. For example, on page 140, the author, writing about the pigeon called "The Mahomet" refers to "Mr. Moore, in his columbarium." He adds that "Mahomet, the impostor prophet of the Turkish religion.is reputed.to converse frequently the holy spirit" with said pigeon.

      [Bookseller: John Price Antiquarian Books, ABA, ILAB]
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        Selbstbildnis. Kniestück, vor der Staffelei sitzend und auf ein Bild deutend, das den Vanitas-Gedanken thematisiert.

      1765. Kupferstich in Crayonmanier, in Braun, 1765. 20,6:15,8 cm. Wurzbach 3; Thieme/Becker XXV, p. 510, Nr. 13. - Mit etwas Plattenton, auf Bütten. Unter Verlust der Plattenkante beschnitten. Provenienz: Sammlung Th. Graf, Berlin, Lugt 1092 a..

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        Traité de l'existence de la nature et des propriétés du fluide des nerfs et princepalement de son action dans le mouvement musculaire .

      - Berlin, o.V., 1765, 8°, (4), 331, (4) pp., mit 2 gestoch. Kopfvignetten und 6 gefalt. Kupferstich-Tafeln, restaurierter Kalbsledereinband der Zeit; frisches Exemplar. Claude Nicolas Le Cat (1700-1768) "in 1751 resected a malignant tumor of the first four lumbar vertebrate which had developed at the site of an earlier injury and which, in all probability, was a primary neoplasm." Marham - - "According to Markham laminectomy for resection of a malignant spinal extradural neoplasm was probably performed first by Le Cat, in 1751. Concomitant with the growth of neurologic surgery these lesions have been attacked more often and by mid-twentieth century several series of such cases had been reported." R. Lewis Wright, Malignant Tumors in the Spinal Extradural Space - - First edition in book form of two publications that had originally appeared in the collection of prize dissertations of the Royal Academy of Sciences in Berlin, and which are here corrected and much enlarged by the author. The first deals with the nature and properties of the nervous fluid and its influence on muscular motion, and the second with the sensibility of the meninges, and the insensibility of the brain and the structure of the nerves, ending with a criticism of Haller's theory of irritability. These texts are of importance for the theories of muscular contraction and nerve conduction at the time which preceded Galvani's experiments to stimulate muscles and nerves by electricity. Charles Nicolas Le Cat (1700-1768) was also one of the chief writers before the nineteenth century on spina bifida, illustrated on two of the plates. - DSB, VIII, 114-116 ; Wellcome, III, 468 ; Hirsch, III, 709 ; Blake, p.260 ; Neuburger, The Historical development of Experimental Brain, p. 89; Markham, J. W.: Surgery of the Spinal Cord and Vertebral Column. In Walker, A. E.: A History of Neurological Surgery. Baltimore, Williams and Wilkins, 1951, p. 38 - Not in Waller, McHenry, Cushing, Osler [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Bibliotheca Legum: Or, A Compleat List of All the Common and Statute Law Books of this Realm . . . giving an Account of their several Editions, antient Printers, Dates, and Price, and wherein they differ. A New Edition, with Improvements [etc.]

      London: Printed for J. Worrall . . . in Bell-Yard, near Lincoln's Inn, 1765. Contemporary sheep, rubbed and marked, neatly rebacked, a good clean copy, 118 pages, with the advertising leaves, six in total A rare edition of Worrall's famed bibliography of English law, more extensive than its predecessors, with Worrall's cogent observations and comparison of editions found throughout; no copy with this collation in ESTC, one copy at the British Library

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        Urtheile über Gelehrte Sachen. Auf das Jahr 1763. und 1764.

      Greifswald Rösens Buchhandlung 1765 - 21,5 x 14,5 cm. 590 S., 4 Bll. Marm. Pappeinband mit hs. Rsch. u. marm. Buchschnitt. Etwas berieb. u. bestoß. Rücken am Kapital leicht beschädigt. Ab den 6ten August bis den 31ten December 1763. Blatt I. - Blatt XXII./ Ab den 7ten Januarius bis den 22ten December 1764. Blatt XXIII. - Blatt LXXIII./ Mit 4 Blatt Verzeichniss derjenigen Bücher und Schriften, welche in diesem Bande angezeiget und meistentheils beurtheilet worden. - Johann Carl Dähnert (10. November 1719 in Stralsund - 5. Juli 1785 in Greifswald) war ein deutscher Bibliothekar, Rechtswissenschaftler, Sprachforscher und Historiker in der Zeit der Aufklärung.; - Bibliotheksexemplar mit Stempel und Exlibris, Papier leicht gebräunt, Buchschnitt teils leicht angest., Anfangsseiten etwas fleckig, wenige Seiten mit leichten Wurmfr., sonst fast sauber. 1.100 gr. Marm. Pappeinband mit hs. Rsch. u. marm. Buchschnitt.

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        Carte Reduite Du Golphe du Mexique Et Des Isles De L'Amerique

      Paris 1765 - A superb example of this classic map of the West Indies by Bellin in original colour. First published 1764, Florida is depicted in a typical Bellin style of many islands. Although the rendering of the Floridas' everglades on Bellin's charts is fanciful, this was one of the best overall maps of the West Indies available., Size : 570x830 (mm), 22.375x32.625 (Inches), Original Outline Coloring, 0

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        Erste Abhandlung aus dem österreichischen Staatsrechte, von den Freyheitsbriefen des Durchläuchtigsten Erzhauses von Oesterreich, samt einer Einleitung in die Österr. Geschichte und einem Anhange Beylagen. Wien, J. P. Kraus 1762. 8°. 5 Bll., 264 S., 3 Bll., mit 1 (gef.) gest. Frontispiz u. 2 (gef.) Tabellen.- Angeb.: Ders., Zweite Abhandlung aus dem Oesterreichischen Staatsrechte von den Titeln und Reichserzämtern des Durchläuchtigsten Erzhauses von Oesterreich. Mit einem Anhange von Urkunden versehen. Wien, J. P. Kraus 1762. 2 Bll., 363 S.- Angeb.: Ders., Dritte Abhandlung aus dem Österreichischen Staatsrechte, von den Erbhuldigungen und Kleinodien der Erzherzoge von Oesterreich. Mit einem Anhange Beylagen versehen. Wien, J. P. Kraus 1763.

      - Pütter II, 132 - Wurzbach XXXII, 10.- Erste Ausgabe.- 1765-66 erschienen noch 2 weitere ?Abhandlungen?.- Franz Ferdinand von Schrötter (1736-1780) gilt als Begründer der österr. historischen Staatsrechtslehre und Staatsgeschichte. vorliegend seine erste umfangreiche Arbeit über den Österreichischen Staat, seine rechtlichen Grundlagen, geschichtliche Hintergründe, Erbfolgen der Herrscher, Verträge, Urkunden usw.- Leicht gebräunt u. tls. etw. fleckig, Ebd. berieben u. fleckig, Rückengelenk etw. aufgeplatzt. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        De sedibus et causis morborum per anatomen indagatis libri quinque...

      . Editio secunda. - Padua, Remondinim 1765, 2°, LXXXIV, 256, 388 pp., Portr., feiner Pergamenteinband d.Zt.; minimal fleckig, feines Exemplar.. "The study of pathology of the nervous system was initiated in the Eighteenth Century by Giovanni Battista Morgagni (1682-1771), a pioneer pathologist and professor of Padua. Morgagni collected case material of many years, finally publishing his classic &quote;De Sedibus&quote; (1761) when he was seventy-nine years old. This work consists of five books of letters or chapters in which Morgagni recorded the postmortem findings along whith the clinical case notes. This was the first time that such extensive material was brought together, and it is the true foundation of pathological anatomy." - The first book, &quote;Of Disorders of the Head&quote;, may be the earliest work on neuropathology. It is divided into fourteen letters or chapters. The first consists of cases of pain in the head. The next four are on apoplexy, which Morgagni divides into three classes - serous apoplexy, sanguinous apoplexy, and apoplexy that is neither serous nor sanguinous. It is in these chapters that Morgagni first presents the pathological evidence that the lesion in apoplexy is on the side opposite to the paralysis. This oberservation substantiated the theories of Porfoir du Petit, Wepfer and others back to at least Aretaeus. Morgagni indeed gave credit to his teacher Valsalva in the Seventeenth Century for having first demonstrated the lesion on the opposite side in apoplexy." - "The sixth chapter in De Sedibus is on saporific disorders, and the seventh and eighth are on phrenitis and delirium and on madness, melancholy and hydrophobia. The ninth and tenth chapters deal with cases of epilepsy or convulsions and convulsive movements. The eleventh chapter is on paralysis, the twelfth on hydrocephalus and the last two chapters are on disorders of the eyes and ears. In the latter chapter Morgagni demonstrates for the first time that intracranial suppuration could be a consequence of infection in the ear. Morgagni's work, a landmark in medicine and neurology, stimulated great interest in the morbid anatomy of the brain as a cause of both nervous and mental diseases." McHenry, S.129f. - "Between his Adversaria anatomica of 1719 and De sedibus, et causis morborum of 1761, Morgagni had not published any major works. But the latter, published when he was seventy-nine years of age, had been years in preparation, and constitutes a foundation of modern pathological anatomy. Vast in scope, it is one of the most fundamentally important works in the history of medicine. In it he reports in precise and exhaustive details his findings in nearly seven hundred autopsy dissections, introducing and insisting on the concept that diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment of disease must be based on an exact understanding of the pathologic changes in the anatomic structures. It put the final route to the old humoral pathology. Morgagni's contribution to the understanding of disease may well rank with the contributions of Vesalius in anatomy and Harvey in Physiology" Heirs of Hippocrates No. 501 - Heirs of Hippocrates No. 502: This second edition of Morgagni's landmark work contains additions and corrections to the first edition, but it is by no means a rewriting. Morgagni strove always to make simple what could become complicated descriptions, and his Latin is utterly lucid. - Waller 6673; Osler 1178. - Garrison & Morton No.2734 (1st. Ed. 1761): Classical descriptions of mitral stenosis (Letter III) and heart block. - Garrison & Morton No.2885 (1st. Ed. 1762): An authentic case of angina pectoris is recorded by Morgagni; he observed it in 1707.

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        Botanici in Originali Seu Herbarium Vivum.

      . In Qvo Plantarvm Tam Indigenarvm Qvam Exoticarvm Pecvliari Qvadam Operosaqve Enchiresi Atramento Impressorio Obdvctarvm Nominibvsqve Svis ad Methodum Illustrium Nostri Aevi Botanicorum Linnaei et Ludwigii insignitarum Elegantissima Ectypa Exhibentur opera et Studio Ioannis Godoredi Trampe. Centur. XII ET VLT. Halle Magdeburgicae 1765. With 100 handcoloured plates. Folio. [8] pp + plates. Bound in 20th century halfleatherbinding in old style with coloured label and richly gilt on spine. Binding signed Anker Kyster. * Johann Hieronymus Kniphof (24 February 1704, Erfurt - 23 January 1763) was a German physician and botanist.<br>He studied medicine at the Universities of Jena and Erfurt, becoming a professor of medicine at the latter institution in 1737. In 1745 he succeeded Andreas Elias Büchner (1701-1769) as director of the library at Erfurt, two years later being named dean to the faculty of medicine. In 1761 he was chosen as university rector. At Erfurt, he assembled a large and impressive herbarium, about which in 1733, he first published a work with the title of "Botanica in originali", (later releases known as "Botanica in Originali, seu Herbarium Vivum"). Considered to be Kniphof's magnum opus, it would eventually be published in several editions. It was renowned for employing a preparation/printing technique known as "nature printing", which at the time was a little understood process that Kniphof had mastered in order to imprint details of various botanical specimens.<br>The most interesting feature is the way the botanical plates were printed. The plants to be reproduced were dried, flattened and then carefully pressed on inked flat surface then the plants, which had in this way been inked, were pressed on thin but strong paper, which resulted in off-setting of the prominent inked parts. The representations taken from the original plants were then carefully hand colored. The result was excellant and these reproductions could certainly not be bettered by any graphic process. For each specimen used only about five prints could be made maximium due to the wear on each specimen. Thus thousands of specimens were prepared and used to make these prints. Because of the difficult way of printing only a few complete copies were produced. There only seem to survive 10 complete copies with all 1200 plates, including those in Germany, one in the British museum and one in the United States. Fischer #7, Nissen, 1076. (Zuckerartbooks)..

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        The School of Fencing, With a General Explanation of the Principal Attitudes and Positions Peculiar to the Art -

      London: Printed for S. Hooper, 1765 - The second edition, and the first edition with English text, of the "chief work in the English literature of fencing" (Castle, p. 212). Angelo's venerable School of Arms in London brought the French method of fencing to a wealthy and fashionable clientele. The school was run by successive Angelo generations until its closing in the early 20th century. The first edition of 1763 was printed in French only; this 1765 edition contains the same plates as the first edition with text in French and English. An edition entirely in English with reduced plates was published in 1787 Second edition, first edition with English text. Oblong folio. 47 engraved plates by Ruyland and Hall after J. Gruyn. English and French title-pages, dual-language text in two columns. Later 18th-century half speckled calf and marbled boards, spine in 6 compartments with raised bands, gilt in 4 compartments, contrasting morocco labels in the rest. Rebacked and recornered preserving spine, one label renewed, endsheets renewed, French title page worn and soiled with repair to verso, some soiling and light foxing throughout, lower portion of blank margin on last leaf repaired. Contemporary owner's inscription on first blank ("W.S. Smith, from his friend Henry Felthouse"), bookplate of Jean Oliver. Cohen-de Ricci, p. 83; Vigeant, p. 29; Castle (Bibliography) p. xlix; Thimm, p. 10; Gelli, p. 21 (for first) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Traité de la Couleur de la Peau Humaine en Général et de celle des Nègres en Particulier, et de la Métamorphose d'une de ces Couleurs en l'autre, soit de naissance, soit accidentellement.

      - Ouvrage divisé en trois Parties. Amsterdam (Rouen), o. D., 1765, 8°, (2), XIV, 191, (1) pp., Frontispiece von H. Gravelot, 2 Kupferstichvignetten im Text, unbeschnittenes Exemplar im weichen Pappband d. Zt. First edition of the author's interesting speculation of human skin and its many colours. It is here that Le Cat discerned the black deposits which he called "aethiops" in the nerve tissues of animals. - - "Claude Nicolas Le Cat's (1700-1768) treatise, like Mitchell's essay " An eassay upon the causes of the different colour of people in different climates" of 1744 , contradicts the traditional theory that bile is responsible for coloring human skin. Essentially, Le Cat's work is an extension of Malpighi's theory of skin color. From his experimental studies o the nerve cells of frogs and other animals (see Le Cat s Dissertation sur l'Existence et la Nature du Fluide des Nerfs et Son Action Berlin 1765), Le Cat discerned the presence of a pigment which he called "ethiops" (i.e. melanin). From this he deduced that human skin tissue must contain similar structures and that they may be the cause of skin color. Given me physiological association of "ethiops" with nerve tissue, it appeared to Cat that skin color could not possibly be determined by bile from the liver, pancreas, or gall bladder. While unclear of its origin and its role, he believed there was an intrinsic relation between these "ethiops" structures and the environment, noting that blacks had a greater amount than whites." Frank Spencer, Ecco Homo (1986), p.96 - Le Cat was also of the opinion that peoples' skin can change during their lifetime, and revert back the next generation. He details autopsies he performed where blacks become whites after being badly burned or whites that have become black 'accidental Negroes.' - - Le Cat (1700-1768) was surgeon to the archbishop of Rouen. He was a master of surgery, a lecturer on anatomy, and received the title of royal professor and demonstrator. He founded the Académie Royale des Science, Belles Lettres et Arts in Rouen, becoming its life-long secretary. Besides medical themes, his writings concern mathematics, architecture and philosophy. - - Sabin 39627. Hirsch-H. III 709. Cohen-Ricci 611. Lewin 301. Reynaud 299. Nicht bei Waller. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Arrest due Conseil D'Etat due Roi, Portant Reglement pour la.

      1765 - Legal Broadside from the Ancien Regime [Broadside]. [France]. Arrest due Conseil D'Etat due Roi, Portant Reglement pour la Perception des Droits de Petit-Scel, & De Ceux des Presentations & Defauts des Causes Entre Marchands, Qui Seront Jugees dans les Jurisdictions Ordinaires. Du 23 Avril 1765. Aix: Chez le Veuve de Joseph David & Esprit David, 1765. 21" x 16-1/2" broadside, untrimmed edges, large woodcut French royal arms at head of text. Light soiling, otherwise fine. A remarkably well-preserved item. * It is remarkable this item exists today. Intended to be posted in market areas, this broadside outlines procedures to settle disputes between merchants. No copies located on OCLC.

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        Heads for a Bill to amend the Law concerning Taillies in that part of Great Britain called Scotland.

      ?Edinburgh: Printed in the Year 1765 - sometime folded for posting, address panel on blank verso of last leaf filled in in MS, endorsed and franked, pp. 7, 4to, pinned, good The pamphlet was posted from Ayr to &#145;Richard Oswald Esquire, Merchant in London.&#146; There is also an MS note on the last page, &#145;Directions for Auchincruive Entail inside. Holograph of Richard Oswald.&#146; Caithness-born Richard Oswald (?1705- 1784) moved to London in 1746. By the close of the Seven Year&#146;s War he was already immensely wealthy. &#145;Between 1764 and 1784 he acquired and "improved" roughly 7000 acres on the banks of the River Ayr (Auchincruive) and about the same amount in Kirkcudbrightshire and Dumfriesshire&#146; (ODNB). At the time, the law of Entail in Scotland was a matter of much controversy. The ESTC entry for this title calls for 16 pages 8vo, with Edinburgh in the imprint: this is a different setting, not recorded, and conceivably Ayr printed.In 1782 Oswald was appointed Plenipotentiary for Great Britain, and sent to Paris to conclude a treaty of peace with the United States of America, and there he signed the Treaty of Paris, with his counterpart Benjamin Franklin, on the 13th November, 1782.Inconvenienced by Oswald&#146;s widow&#146;s funeral cortege (he had to move on from the inn at Sanquhar where he had just settled in) Burns composed Ode, Sacred to the Memory of Mrs. Oswald of Auchencruive, in which he excoriates Oswald as &#145;Plunderer of Armies!&#146; (Not in ESTC)

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        Traite de la Couleur de la Peau Humaine en General et de celle des Negres en Particulier, et de la Metamorphose d'une de ces Couleurs en l'autre, soit de naissance, soit accidentellement.

      . Ouvrage divise en trois Parties. Amsterdam (Rouen), o. D., 1765, 8°, (2), XIV, 191, (1) pp., Frontispiece von H. Gravelot, 2 Kupferstichvignetten im Text, unbeschnittenes Exemplar im weichen Pappband d. Zt.. First edition of the author's interesting speculation of human skin and its many colours. It is here that Le Cat discerned the black deposits which he called "aethiops" in the nerve tissues of animals. - - "Claude Nicolas Le Cat's (1700-1768) treatise, like Mitchell's essay " An eassay upon the causes of the different colour of people in different climates" of 1744 , contradicts the traditional theory that bile is responsible for coloring human skin. Essentially, Le Cat's work is an extension of Malpighi's theory of skin color. From his experimental studies o the nerve cells of frogs and other animals (see Le Cat s Dissertation sur l'Existence et la Nature du Fluide des Nerfs et Son Action Berlin 1765), Le Cat discerned the presence of a pigment which he called "ethiops" (i.e. melanin). From this he deduced that human skin tissue must contain similar structures and that they may be the cause of skin color. Given me physiological association of "ethiops" with nerve tissue, it appeared to Cat that skin color could not possibly be determined by bile from the liver, pancreas, or gall bladder. While unclear of its origin and its role, he believed there was an intrinsic relation between these "ethiops" structures and the environment, noting that blacks had a greater amount than whites." Frank Spencer, Ecco Homo (1986), p.96 - Le Cat was also of the opinion that peoples' skin can change during their lifetime, and revert back the next generation. He details autopsies he performed where blacks become whites after being badly burned or whites that have become black 'accidental Negroes.' - - Le Cat (1700-1768) was surgeon to the archbishop of Rouen. He was a master of surgery, a lecturer on anatomy, and received the title of royal professor and demonstrator. He founded the Academie Royale des Science, Belles Lettres et Arts in Rouen, becoming its life-long secretary. Besides medical themes, his writings concern mathematics, architecture and philosophy. - - Sabin 39627. Hirsch-H. III 709. Cohen-Ricci 611. Lewin 301. Reynaud 299. Nicht bei Waller.

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        Forge ou Art du Fer. Contenant cinquante-deux Planches, dont deux doubles. Vollständige Folge der Tafeln zum Schmiedehandwerk mit ihren Beschreibungen.

      Paris, bei Briasson, David, Le Breton 1765. - Folio. 45 (+1) S., 52 Tafeln auf ebensoviel Blatt. Sauberes Exemplar. 2001 g Pappband im Stil der Zeit (gesprenkelte Bezüge). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Ariettes détachées du Sorcier, comedie en deux actes melées de chants mis en musique par A. D. Philidor. Les paroles de Mr. [Antoine-Alexandre- Henri] Poinsinet le jeune. Représentée par les Comédiens italiens ordinaires du roi ce 2 janvier 1764. Premier [-deuxieme] acte -Gravées par Gerardin

      Paris: de La Chevardière, [1765] - François-André Philidor (1726-1795) was not only the most powerful chess player of his day and, for a time and its unofficial world champion, he was also a musician and composer of over 20 comic operas, which, though now rarely performed, enjoyed a notable success at the time and are still occasionally recorded. One of his most popular operas was Le Sorcier (1764), which appears here bound with songs excerpted from two others of his works, in the company of pieces by two of his contemporaries, Egidio Duni and Rober Desbrosses. All are rare in institutions; on the market, they are virtually non-existent. [Bound with the following titles, all octavo, all entirely engraved:] - PHILIDOR. Ariettes du Jardinier et son seigneur. Opera comique - [2], 13, [1] pp. Paris : "aux Adresses Ordinaires de Musique", n.d. [ca. 1761]. OCLC: 165346723 (one copy). - DUNI, Egidio Romoaldo. Ariettes séparées du milicien - n.d. [2], 20 pp. Paris: "aux Adresses Ordinaires -", 1756. OCLC: 610714043 (one copy). - DUNI. Ariettes séparées de l'École de la jeunesse - [2], 22 pp. Paris: Chez l'auteur- n.d. NOT IN OCLC. -DESBROSSES, Robert. Ariettes et duos des Deux cousines, comédie en prose en un acte représentée pour la première fois à la Comédie italienne le 21 may 1763. Les paroles sont de M. Delaribadier.[2], 30. Paris: chez l'auteur - et le Clerc - [ca. 1763]. OCLC: 658607326 (one copy). - DUNI. Ariettes separées de L'isle des foux - Gravé par Mme. Lefebvre. [2], 20 pp. Paris: Chez L'auteur rüe du four Saint Honoré vis à vis les murs de l'hôtel Soissons et aux adresses ordinaires de musique, n.d. [1765]. OCLC: 48597387 (one copy). -PHILIDOR. Airs et duos des Fêtes de la paix avec accompagnement, piéce en un acte représentée sur le Théâtre de la Comédie italienne le lundi 4 juillet 1763- [2], 40, [2] pp. Paris: Chez Le Clerc md. [i.e. marchand] rue St. Honoré, proche la rue des Prouvaires à Sainte Cecile. Et aux adresses ordinaires. OCLC: 715334948 (one copy) First edition thus (of the separately printed "Ariettes"). 8vo. [2] 16; [2], 16 pages, words and music entirely engraved. Bound with 6 other titles (see below) in contemporary calf. Binding worn and rubbed, upper joint cracked, spine splitting; internally very good. OCLC: 658673189 [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Mr Hoyle's Games of Whist. Quadrille, Piquet, Chess, and Back-Gammon, Complete. In which are contained, The Method of Playing and Betting at those Games, upon equal, or advantageous Terms. Including The Laws of the several Games.

      Thomas Osborne, in Gray's Inn; Henry Woodfall, and Richard Baldwin, both of Paternoster-Row, Gray's Inn, London 1765 - Believed 1765 Edition, Signed by Edmond Hoyle [1672-1769] & printed by Thomas Osborne, in Gray's Inn. "Two new Cases at Whist, never before printed; ALSO The New Laws of the Game of Whist, As Played at White's and Saunders's Chocolate-Houses". "Price Three Shilling, neatly bound". Original tan calf boards with rebound spine [early rebinding, 19th century?, a little irregular] with 5 raised bands. Binding strong, tight, sound & clean, encased in hand-crafted & purpose-built protective leather slip-case. Fourteenth edition, published prior to Hoyle's death in 1769. Only the signed copies of this book are the authentic copies.There were many pirated copies, both during and after Hoyle's death. Thomas Osborne was the original & authentic printer. A very good copy with wear & rubbing to corners, boards, as per age. 216 pp with endpaper separated at hinge, which is still totally sound. Early ownership inscription of Edwin A. Bray of 21 High St, Kings Lynn, UK. 510 [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Monumens eriges en France à la Gloire de Louis XV, Précédés d&#39;un Tableau du progrès des Arts & des Sciences sous ce règne... et suivis d&#39;un choix des principaux Projets qui ont été proposés, pour placer la Statue du Roi dans les différens quartiers de Par

      Paris: L&#39;Auteur, 1765. (iv) + 232 + (2) pages + 57 planches. Relié en cartonnage d&#39;époque (?). Dos du cartonnage arraché, mais remplacé par un dos provisoire. Cartonnage défraichi.Tranches un peu abimées. L&#39;ensemble restant solide.. Reliure contemporain. un peu défraîchi. 45 x 30 cm.

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        Rosa, Gelbe Centifolia

      Nuremberg 1765 - The &#147;Hortus Nitidissimis Omnem Per Annum Superbiens Floribus Sive Amoenissimorum Florum Imagines&#148; was published between 1750 and 1786 as a periodical intended, when collected, to form an unmatched collection of botanical prints. The engravings are based on the drawings collected from various artists by the famous Nuremberg physician and amateur botanist Christopher Jacob Trew. Although the plates were produced using engraving techniques common to the period, each plate was completed individually through hand coloring. The variations in plates between different known volumes indicates that more than one artist was involved in this process. These variations render every volume of the work unique. Trew&#146;s good friend Georg Dionysius Ehret, considered the most important and influential botanical artist of the mid-18th century, was a chief artist of this endeavor. Ehret was born to farmers in Heidelberg, Germany in 1708, and showed an early propensity for drawing. As a young man he was employed primarily as a gardener and he used his time spent gardening to examine and practice drawing botanicals and the natural world around him. Eventually his art attracted the attention of Dr. Trew who gave Ehret financial patronage and with whom he worked on the Hortus Nitidissimis as well as Plantae Selectae. These botanical engravings are considered the finest records of cultivated flowers of the time and are noted as being precisely engraved and exquisitely colored. This hand colored engraving, 20&#148; x 14&#148;, is in excellent condition with few small foxing spots throughout. This engraving, Rosa, is a genus of perennial flower shrubs, Roses. Finely colored and detailed are the blooming yellow rose and the buds as well as the stems and green leaves. Great care was taken in highlighting and shading the rose, making it appear life-like.

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        A chorographical map of the King of Sardinia's dominions : on 12 sheets taken from the famous map of Borgonio, with many additions and improvements; the same on 1 sheet to serve as an index. A chorographical map of the territories of the Republic of Genoa

      London 1765 - Two volumes in one, half-leather with marbled boards. 16" x 22" . printed for and sold by A. Dury, in Duke's Court, St Martin's Lane, 1765. Sardinia map taken from the famous map of Borgonio and Genoa taken from the celebrated Spanish map of that country by Chaffrion. Title page in red and black and English/French. Two pages of an alphabetical index, two pages with remarks on the interpretation of the maps. The Sardinia maps include 12 double sheets. dedication engraving. Some outline hand coloring. The Genoa map: Eight double sheets and single dedication engraving. Some light foxng, generally clean and very strong impressions throughout. Front free end page detached but present with some edge chips. Ex-library with pencil notations to top right corner of titlt page and a small duplicate copy ink stamp on reverse of title page. Otherwise clean and unmarked throughout.Leather on corners of boards worn. Boards worn at edges with corners rounded. Spine covering missing with some remnants on boards and ends of page signatures. Signatures tight. A very nice copy in an unrestored state of a scarce title. Photos of all pages available- please inquire. Shipping will exceed the standard rate due to size. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A Journal or Historical Account of the Life, Travels, Sufferings, Christian Experiences, and Labour of Love, in the Work of the Ministry, of That Ancient, Eminent, and Faithful Servant of Jesus Christ, George Fox

      London, Printed By W. Richardson And S. Clark, Sold By L. Hinde, 1765. 3rd Edition (corrected). Description: 1 p. L. , lix, 679, [27] p. 33 cm. Related Names: Penn, William, 1644-1718 [Preface]. Fox, Margaret Askew Fell, 1614-1702 [Testimony]. Finely bound in modern aniline calf over marble boards. Raised bands with a dark morocco gilt-blocked label. Spine compartments uniformly tooled in gilt. An exceptional copy - scans and additional bibliographic detail on request.

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        Das Leben und die Meynungen des Herrn Tristram Shandy. Aus dem Englischen übersetzt. [von Johann Friedrich Zückert].

      Bln./Stalsund, Gottfried August Langen 1765-1771.. Zweyte Auflage nach einer neuen Uebersetzung. 9 Tle. in 1 Bd. (kompl.). (Tl. 7 in EA). 8°. I: Frontisp., 4 Bll., 108 S.; II: 2 Bll., (109-) 216 S.; III: Frontisp., (217-) 334 S.; IV: (335-) 464 S., 4 Bll. (Inhalt); V: 104 S.; VI: (105-) 200 S., 4 Bll. (Inhalt); VII: 106 S.; VIII: (107-) 200 S., 4 Bll. (Inhalt); IX: 102 S., 4 Bll. Mit 2 gest. Frontisp. v. Glassbach nach Hogarth, 1 Holzst. und einigen Holzstich-Vignetten. Hln. d. Zt. m. Rückensch.. Nicht bei Goed. IV/1, 586, 12 - Der Berliner Arzt Johann Friedrich Zückert (vgl. Hirsch-H. V, 1051) übersetzte den "Tristram Shandy" schon, als das Werk noch nicht abgeschlossen vorlag. Die Komplexität und das literarische Niveau des Romans hatte er unterschätzt hat, wie er im Vorwort zum fünften Teil dem Leser gesteht. Von der Kritik arg zerzaust, sah sich Gottlieb August Lange 1767-71 genötigt, eine verbesserte Version der Übersetzung herauszubringen. (Kat. Weltliteratur 201)

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        Mélanges d'Histoire Naturelle.:

      Lyon, Duplain, 1765. - 6 Bände in 3 Bänden. 8°. Mit 12 teils gefalteten Kupfertafeln. Leder der Zeit mit Rückenvergoldung und Rückenschild, (etwas berieben, Kapitale bestoßen). Mit Kapiteln zu allen Bereichen der Naturwissenschaften. - Die Kupfertafeln zeigen Vögel, Fische, ein Schaf, Insekten, Pflanzen, den Vesuv, Siamesische Zwillinge, usw. - 1 Tafel mit kleinem Randeinriss und 1 Tafel etwas knittrig, Stempel auf Titel, Ex-Libris auf Innendeckel. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Carte Reduite du Golphe de St. Laurent Contenant l'Isle de Terre Neuve et Partie de la Coste des Esquimaux

      Paris 1765 - A very rare state of this important Eastern Canada sea-chart. The faint brown navigational lines are quite appealing and do not appear on many of Bellin's sea charts., Size : 565x905 (mm), 22.25x35.625 (Inches), Black & White

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        The Objections to the Taxation of Our American Colonies, By the Legislature of Great Britain, Briefly Consider&#39;d

      Printed for J. Wilkie, London, 1765. Second Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Originally a pamphlet, this has been rebound in brown gilt stamped leather over boards, marbled endpapers, contains original title page, 23 pages, printed the same year as the first, poet and parliamentarian Jenyns defends the Stamp Act and the right of the British to tax the colonists. Covers lightly soiled from handling, corners and spine ends lightly bumped (back top corner a little more than the others), title page has some small stains, someone has written in the author&#39;s name on title page, a couple of penciled numbers on title page, a little soil or faint foxing on top margin and fore edge margins of pages 21-23. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Politics & Government; History. Inventory No: 010658. .

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        Traité de peinture.

      Paris, chez Saillant 1765 - Suivi d'un essai sur la sculpture, pour servir d'introduction à une histoire universelle, relative à ces beaux-arts. 2 tomes en 1 volume. Paris, chez Saillant 1765. Reliure plein-veau de l'époque. Dos à nerfs orné et doré. Coiffes manquantes. Dos frotté avec petits manques. Epidermures sur les plats. Mors fendus. Bords et coins frottés. Pas de rousseur. Format in-12° (17x10). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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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.- [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Architettura Di Giacomo Barozzio Da Vignola, Cioe Regola delli cinque Ordini di dett'Architettura

      Carlo Barbiellini for Fausto Amidei al Corso, Rome 1765 - Small folio, 71 pages. Thirty-one full-page engraved plates. First published in 1563, and reprinted numerous times; the Fowler Collection has thirty-nine editions. It was as influential in France as Palladio was in England. Text in Italian and Latin. Title vignette, floriated initials, and tailpieces. Illustration on title page is a reduced copy of the 1563 edition, "Regola delli cinque ordini d'architettuar di Jacomo Barozzio da Vignola." [see: FOWLER 351 for description of the first edition]. Of the forty plates in the original edition, all except nos. XIII, XV,XXI,XXII,XXXI,XXXVI, and XXVIII are from the same plates as the Roma, A. de'Rossi, 1739 edition. Extremities rubbed, corners worn, minor age-toning. Contemporary brown calf spine and marbled boards. Very good.

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        TRATADO DE LA REGALÍA DE AMORTIZACIÓN. En el qual se demuestra por la serie de varias edades, desde el nacimiento de la Iglesia en todos los siglos y Países Católicos, el uso constante de la autoridad civil, para impedir las ilimitadas enagenaciones de bienes raíces en Iglesias, Comunidades, y otras manos-muertas; con una noticia de las leyes fundamentales de la Monarquía Española sobre este punto, que empieza con los Godos, y se continúa en los varios Estados sucesivos.

      - 4 hh.+X pp.+1 h.+296 pp. Enc. en plena piel con nervios de época. Ejemplar muy limpio. Folio. 35x23,5. Imp. de la Real Gaceta. Madrid, 1765. Encuadernado a continuación: EDICTO DE LA EMPERATRIZ REYNA DE HUNGRÍA Y BOHEMIA, ETC. QUE PROHIBE EN AQUELLOS DOMINIOS LA ENEGENACIÓN DE BIENES RAICES EN MANOS-MUERTAS SIN REAL PERMISO, BAXO DE CIERTAS REGLAS. 7 hh. con texto a dos columnas en idioma español e italiano. Imp. de la Real Gaceta. Madrid, 1766. Encuadernado a continuación: EDICTO DE LA REPÚBLICA DE VENECIA PARA LA PUNTUAL EXECUCIÓN DE LAS LEYES, QUE PROHIBEN LA ADQUISICIÓN DE RAICES A LAS MANOS MUERTAS. 5 hh. con texto a dos columnas en idioma español e italiano. Imp. de la Real Gaceta. Madrid, 1766. ASTURIAS EMV LIBROS ANTIGUOS [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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