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        CONTINUED CORRUPTION, STANDING ARMIES, AND POPULAR DISCONTENTS CONSIDERED; AND THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE ENGLISH COLONIES IN AMERICA, WITH VARIOUS SUBSEQUENT PROCEEDINGS, AND THE PRESENT CONTESTS, EXAMINED, WITH INTENT TO PROMOTE THEIR CORDIAL AND PERPETUAL UNION WITH THEIR MOTHER COUNTRY, FOR THEIR MUTUAL HONOUR, COMFORT, STRENGTH, AND SAFETY.

      London: Printed, and Sold by J. Almon, 1768. - 82pp. plus frontispiece bound in after titlepage. Quarto. Modern three- quarter calf and marbled boards, spine gilt. Modern bookplate on front pastedown. Very minor foxing and soiling. Very good. The only edition of this scarce defense of American liberties and freedoms, issued in the wake of the Townshend Acts. William Bollan was born in England but educated in America, where he built a successful law career in Boston. He served as the Massachusetts colonial agent in London from 1745 to 1762, when he was removed as a result of clashing political factions in the colony. Accused by some in the Bay Colony of being too subservient to the imperial center at the expense of the colonial periphery, Bollan spent much of his time after 1762 producing pamphlets on the brewing political crisis between the Crown and the colonies, always striving for reconciliation between the two. Bollan sees the Townshend Acts, which imposed revenue duties on the colonies for reasons other than direct defense, as evidence of political corruption in the British government, but not as reason enough to sever the ties between England and her colonies. He harkens back to the history of the Roman Empire, drawing comparisons to the current situation. The lovely plate, engraved by Bartolozzi, represents a British "Lady Liberty," with an olive branch in hand but with a shield close at hand. Not in Cohen, though he lists several other works by Bollan. A very scarce work on the market. AMERICAN CONTROVERSY 68-2. HOWES B576, "aa." SABIN 6210. ESTC N1000.

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        Makarony Fables; With the New Fable of the Bees. In Two Cantos. Addressed to the Society. By Cosmo, Mythogelastick Professor, and F.M.S. [pseud].

      London: Printed for J. Almon, 1768. - A rare quarto poem by the notorious friend of Laurence Sterne and author of Crazy Tales (1762), a satire written in the form of eight fables in verse, and a parody on Mandeville's Fable of the Bees, all addressed to the imaginary Society of the Makaronies, which is confusingly and comically explained in the preface. Contemporary ink ownership notations on the half-title. 4to, later blue quarter calf, blue paper boards, gilt lettering. Half-title and leaf of publisher's ads present. NCBEL II, 685. Binding somewhat worn; front hinge just starting; very good copy, with wide margins. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy by Mr. Yorick.

      London T. Becket and P.A. De Hondt 1768 - Two small octavo volumes. (ii), xx, 203; (iv), 208 pp. First edition, first issue. Bound with the rare advertisement leaf promising completion of the work the following year and including a list of subscribers. Also, a frontispiece portrait of Jens Baggesen, an eighteenth century Danish writer who was greatly influenced by Sterne, has been inserted at the beginning of volume I. The portrait was probably inserted by the Danish collector whose library this book came from. The provenance further includes Lord Gray, whose bookplate appears on the inside front cover of volume I. A Sentimental Journey is Sterne's best-known work apart from Tristram Shandy. Bound in contemporary marbled boards with calf spines, gilt in six compartments with red morocco titles. A very nice copy, with virtually no foxing. Housed in a morocco-backed, marbled slipcase labeled Baggeseniana in gilt on the spine, with the title "Yorick's Labyrint," a combination of Sterne's original title and the title of Baggesen's similar work, "The Labyrinth." A delightfully calculated obfuscation -- Sterne and Baggesen would approve. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        A SENTIMENTAL JOURNEY THROUGH FRANCE AND ITALY. BY MR. YORICK.

      London: Printed for T. Becket and P.A. De Hondt, 1768. - Two volumes. xx,203;[4],208pp. Octavo. Contemporary calf, marbled endsheets, spines gilt extra, red and green gilt lettering pieces. Engraved coat of arms on D3v of second volume. Upper joint of first volume, and crown of lower joint of second volume cracked (but cords still sound), spines a bit rubbed, with very shallow losses at crowns of spines, two small smudges to half-title in first volume, a bit of light foxing to terminal leaves, small flaw in extreme fore-edge of binder's blank in second volume, otherwise a very good, crisp set. First edition, the special printing on large "imperial" paper. This copy measures 18.3 x 11.3cm. The subscriber's list in the first volume marks those subscribers opting for this format with an asterisk. This set exhibits variant reading 2 in the first volume, and variant 1 in the second. Sterne's account of his journey through Calais, Rouen, Paris and nearly to Lyons, taken for the sake of his health. ".The flawless miniature artistry of its vignettes are hardly to be paralleled in either English or French prose of the century" - Louis Bredvold. A separately printed advert leaf promising the completion of the work by the next winter was inserted in copies; it was, as often, not bound into this copy. ROTHSCHILD 1971. GROLIER ENGLISH HUNDRED 54.

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        A Sentimental Journey

      London: T. Becket and P. A. De Hondt 1768 - First edition, First issue with the subscribers list. This book is beautifully bound in leather with gold trim with the half-titles included. This two volume set is in excellent condition. The gold trim on the top pages are bright, and the boards are not cracked. The binding is tight, and the gold lettering on the spine is not rubbed. This lovely set is the nicest copy we have seen on the market in years. Includes a custom slipcase and acedate covers to protect the books. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        A SENTIMENTAL JOURNEY. By Mr. Yorick

      London: Printed for T. Becket and P. A. De Hondt, 1768 Two vols., sm. 8vo, XX, 203; [4] 208 pp., contemporary speckled half calf over marbled paper covered boards, 5 raised bands, spines gilt, contrasting labels - in a brown cloth slipcase. First edition. A lovely copy of one of the major novels of the 18th century. Collector's bookplate on the front pastedown of each volume. Minor offsetting from the binding glue at the corners of the endpapers, half-titles present, the list of subscribers in the first volume, copperplate engraving of Sterne's ' Arms' p38, Vol II. A lovely set with volume I, p. 150 reading correctly "vous" & volume II, p. 133 reading 1st state "who Have" & not "whho ave" which is Rothschild's state 2. Without the rare advertisement leaf which was loosely inserted into some copies. Rothschild 1972, Raven 1234, Toovey Library p. 176. Tinker Library 1978. Cross pp. 603-4. ESTC T14747, Grolier Hundred, 54.. 1st Edition.

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        DICTIONNAIRE TYPOGRAPHIQUE, HISTORIQUE ET CRITIQUE DES LIVRES RARES, singuliers, estimés et recherchés en tous genres.

      - Paris, Lacombe, 1768, 13x20, deux volumes. Reliure en pleine basane. Dos lisse orné de motifs dorés. Pièce de titre rouge, pièce de tomaison verte. Roulette dorée sur les plats. Roulette intérieure dorée. Tranches marbrées. Papier bon, quelques notes à la plume dans les marges (élégante écriture - probablement d'époque). Elles ne dévaluent en rien l'ouvrage, ajoutant même un certain cachet. Illustré de bandeaux et de cul-de-lampe.Quelques défauts mineurs sur la reliure, voir photographies.

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        A Sentimental Journey through France and Italy. By Mr. Yorick. A New Edition

      London: T. Becket and P.A. deHondt, 1768 - The first three editions all appeared in 1768. Here is a choice copy of one of the later in a lovely contemporary decorative binding 2 vols., 12mo. . Contemporary calf rebacked, original spines preserved with elaborate decorative tooling, one diamond-shaped gilt-decorated black morocco onlay, and three red morocco lettering pieces, marbled endpapers, a.e.g. Half-titles lacking, some minor rubbing, but an extraordinarily attractive copy. Rothschild 1971 (1st ed.) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA]
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        A Sentimental Journey through France and Italy. [2 vols in 1]

      T. Becket and P.A. De Hondt,, London: 1768 - (ii), 203; (ii), 208. With early and later ownership names on front free endpaper, and 20thC bookplate on pastedown. Small mark to verso of first title page and facing p.1. Contents otherwise very clean, and with the engraved plate at p.38 of Vol II. Edges sprinkled. Small octavo, in contemporary quarter calf with 4 raised bands, refurbished with Japanese tissue, and with the original two labels, firm in the original worn marbled boards. Very nice copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Journals of Captain James Cook. 5 Books, 1 pamphlet + Folio of Maps and Charts.

      CUP., Cambridge. - Vol: I. Voyage of the Endeavour, 1768-1771. Reprint with addenda and corrigenda 1968. cclxxxiv,696pp. Vol: II. Voyage of the Resolution and Adventure, 1772-1775. Reprint with addenda and corrigenda 1969. clxx,1028pp. Vol: III. Part 1. Voyage of the Resolution and Discovery, 1776-1780. 1969. ccxxiv,718pp. Vol: III. Part 2. Voyage of the Resolution and Discovery, 1776-1780. 1967. viii,721-1647pp. Vol: VI. Life of Captain James Cook. 1974 xi,760pp. Portfolio. Charts & Views. Reproduced from the original manuscripts, edited by R. A. Skelton. viiipp. 58 loose plates, many folding. All in good wrappers, hint od discolouration to all edges, folio wrap is light creased with selo remnants to closure and somesunning. Will require additional postage and insurance. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Continuation de l'Histoire générale des voyages ou collection nouvelle, 1º des relations des voyages par mer, 2º des voyages par terre, faits dans toutes les parties du monde.

      Rozet, Paris 1768 - Vol. 69: Iceland and Jan Mayen Island, Siberia and Mongolia, 12mo, 3 [leaves], pp. cxii, 536 In contemporary full-mottled calf, gilt decorations on the spine. Edges red. Marbled endpapers. Binding near spine quite worn, head of spine chipped, corners bumped, spine nicked but still strong and holding well, Library stamp on title page and last page, however, the contents further being bright, clean and complete with the 4 folding maps by Bellin, 3 folding plans, 3 folding plates and 7 full page plates. All maps and plates in excellent condition too. This volume contains 4 maps by Bellin, of which the largest, Siberia, measures 30.5 x 46.5 cms. The map of Iceland measures 32 x 40 cms, the one of Kamchatka 26 x 28 cms, while the map of Jan Mayen Island is 17.5 x 23 cms. In addition there are plans of Mongolian temples, plates with animals, artefacts, etc. and a large folding engraving of different deities in the temple of Ablaikit with Mongolian inscriptions measuring 26 x 25.5 cm. A very interesting work. Sabin 65403 (for the complete series). [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Recueil des ouvrages en serrurerie que Stanislas le Bienfaisant, Roy de Pologne, Duc de Lorraine et de Bar, a fait poser sur la place Royale de Nancy, à la gloire de Louis le Bien-Aimé

      - Nancy, chez l'auteur, s.d. (1768). 14 feuilles In-plano éléphant (58 x 43 cm) gravées : page de titre à décor encadrant des mentions de diverses typographies, page de dédicace également avec un texte au sein d'un vaste cadre décoré avec deux grandes vignettes figurant l'atelier de ferronnerie de Lamour recevant la visite de Stanislas et une plus petite avec trois angelots dans une forge, 4 pages de texte explicatives des planches au nombre de 8 (dont une rempliée) : grille des angles d'entrée de la place royale ; grillage de la chapelle Cardinal de Lorraine ; rampe et suspension ; 5 planches de rampes. Le serrurier et ferronnier Jean Lamour (1698-1779) réalisa avec l'architecte Emmanuel Héré la place Royale de Nancy. Les ferronneries de la place ainsi que d'autre réalisations de ferronneries de Lamour sont présentées dans ces gravures gravées à l'eau-forte par Collin et Nicole père et fils (grillage de l'église primatiale de Nancy, rampes et balcons de l'hôtel de ville, du château de Champdeheu, du château d'eau de Commercy.Les titres de planches écrites à l'encre d'une main contemporaine.Taches claires sur la page de titre, quelques restaurations anciennes sur les bords de certaine planches. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Oeuvres de Jean Racine, avec des commentaires, par M. Luneau de Boisjermain.

      De l'imprimerie de Louis Cellot 1768 - - De l'imprimerie de Louis Cellot, A Paris 1768, 7 tomes en 7 Vol. in 8 (12,5x19,5cm), relié. - Premier tirage de cette fameuse édition de Racine, illustrée d'un portrait de Racine par Santerre, et de 12 figures de Gravelot gravées par Duclos, Flipart, Lemire, Lempereur, Levasseur. Les figures ne sont pas sont légendées, ainsi que l'annonce Cohen : " Les figures d'ailleurs, sont presque toujours sans légende, beaucoup d'exemplaires renfermant des épreuves tirées avec caches » . L'illustration contient bien le portrait de Racine que ne mentionne pas Cohen. Les gravures sont tirées sur papier fort. Une gravure supplémentaire a été ajoutée dans la pièce Iphigénie de Dugourc, représentant Calchas. Pleine Basane brune marbrée d'époque. Dos à nerfs orné. Pièce de titre en maroquin rouge et de tomaison en maroquin orange. Triple filet d'encadrement sur les plats. Manque en tête du tome I Tête du tome VII élimée. Fens en queue des tomes I, II, III, et VI avec légers manques. Fente en tête au mors supérieur du tome VI, et en queue du tome V. Malgré les défauts mentionnés, bon aspect général Superbe édition recherchée pour la finesse des gravures de Gravelot. Liste des souscripteurs en fin du dernier volume. D'après Quérard, le commentaire attribué à Luneau de Boisjermain est réellement de Blin de Sainmore qui le lui aurait vendu, avec le droit de propriété. Les tomes VI et VII, qui portent bien la mention « Londres », sont consacrés aux oeuvres en prose et n'ont pas de figure. Le tome VII contient en outre la correspondance de Racine. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        LETTRES RECREATIVES ET MORALES SUR LES MOEURS DU TEMPS à M. Le Comte de *** / par l'auteur de la conversation avec soi-même (completo en 2 vol.)

      [s.n.], Paris 1768 - - Las 4 partes encuadernadas en dos volúmenes.- Texto en francés.- Encuadernación a plena piel. Lomo con nervios y dorados. Cantos tintados.- Cubierta deteriorada. >>> Antes de comprar, vea los GASTOS DE ENVIO. En esta ocasión, NO se acepta pago CONTRA REEMBOLSO. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Traité des arbres fruitiers contenant leur figure, leur description, leur culture.

      Saillant et Desaint 1768 - - Saillant et Desaint, A Paris 1768, 2 tomes en 2 Vol. in-4 (25x33,5cm), (1f.) (2f. de faux-titre et titre) (1f. tit. fr.) (XXIXp.) (1p.) et (1f. priv.) 337 pp. et (1f.) (2f. de faux-titre et titre) 280pp., 2 volumes reliés. - Edition originale illustrée d'un frontispice par de Sève gravé par de Launay et de 180 planches (avec de nombreuses figures) grandeur nature et admirablement exécutées d'après les dessins de Claude Aubriet, de Madeleine-Françoise Basseporte et gravées par Catherine Haussard, Charles Milsan, Herisset. Plein veau blond moucheté de l'époque. Dos à cinq nerfs ornés de caissons et fleurons dorés, ainsi que de pièces de titre et de tomaison de maroquin rouge et blond. Triples filets dorés en encadrement des plats. Large dentelle dorée en encadrement des contreplats. Doubles filets dorés sur les coupes. Toutes tranches dorées. Discrètes et habiles restaurations au niveau des mors et des coiffes de tête et de queue. Quelques pages très légèrement et uniformément brunies, sinon très bel exemplaire à toutes marges d'une grande fraîcheur. Ce très remarquable ouvrage, et fort célèbre, se signale de deux points de vue celui de l'illustration, d'une grande finesse d'exécution, et celui du travail théorique fondamental de Duhamel Du Monceau, qui servit de référence et de manuel, l'auteur marquant la différence entre les variétés des jardiniers et les classifications des naturalistes. Dans son Traité des forêts, Duhamel avaiet déjà employé les méthodes appliquées aux arbres fruitiers (repiquage, reboutage.) pour multiplier les espèces et sauver les forêts méthodes qu'il expérimenta longuement dans son domaine familial en compagnie de son frère. Les gravures représentent exclusivement des fruits de table, ainsi que de nombreux modèles de greffe et de taille. Près de 250 espèces de fruits sont ainsi décrites (poires, prunes, pommes, cerises, raisins.). L'ouvrage fut réalisé avec la collaboration de l'abbé Le Berriays qui apporta un peu plus d'un tiers des dessins ainsi qu'une grande partie du texte. On rappellera, à toutes fins utiles qu'on considère Henri-Louis Duhamel de Monceau comme le fondateur de l'agronomie moderne, car il fut le premier à décrire et théoriser le mode de développement des arbres. (1f.) (2f. de faux-titre et titre) (1f. tit. fr.) (XXIXp.) (1p.) et (1f. priv.) 337 pp. et (1f.) (2f. de faux-titre et titre) 280pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Opera Omnia. Variarum resolutionum Juris civilis, communis, et regii. Ad leges tauri commentarium absolutissimum. Editio Nova Caeteris Longe Locupletior. In qua distinctum his tomus obtinet materiarum indicem

      - Derecho Gabrielis Ramirez Madrid 1768 Encuadernación en pergamino de época. 4 Tomos en 3 Volúmenes, pequeña rasgadurea en part inferior del lomo del tomo vol. 1. 881 pp + 372 pp + 733 pp + 19h 30x20 cm 37G [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Allgeimeine Geschichte der Hunnen und Türken, der Moguls und anderer occidentalischen Tartarn, vor und nach Christi Geburt bis auf jetzige Zeiten. Aus den chinesischen Büchern und Orientalischen Handschriften der Königl. Bibliothek in Paris verfasset. Aus dem Französischen übersetzt von Johann Carl Dähnert. In fünf Bänden (4 Bde, 1 Ergänzungsband).

      Greifswald, Anton Ferdinand Röse 1768-71. - 8°, 40, 647 SS; 3 (1), 68 SS., 3 Bll., 616 SS.; 59 SS., 1 Bl., 587 SS.; 8 SS., 1 Bl., 60, 371 SS., 100 Bll., 2 Tafeln; Titel, 14 Bll., 68 Tabellen, 564 SS., 2 Bll., 1. Aufl., Halbleder der Zeit mit vergoldetem Rückentitel, Einbände leicht berieben, Rückentitel von Band 3 zur Hälfte verlustig, Kapital und Außengelenk von Band 4 leicht beschädigt, innen durchwegs sauber, [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        GAZETTE DU COMMERCE, DE L'AGRICULTURE ET DES FINANCES : ANNEE 1768

      1768 - Revues une année complète reliée, reliure janséniste en vélin ivoire parcheminé in-quarto (jansenist's binding full vellum in-quarto), titre manuscrit sur le dos à 5 nerfs (handwritten title on the spine), plats muets (cover without text), tête lisse (top edge smooth), toutes tranches lisses (all smooth edges), texte 2 colonnes (text - 2 coloumns), sans illustration (no illustration), 1048 pages [pagination commune (paginated together) pour les 105 Numéros reliés (deux par semaine) + les 105 suppléments], 1768 Paris Imprimerie Knapen pour la Gazette du Commerce Editeur, essentiel pour ceux qui s'intéressent au commerce de cette période.commerce triangulaire, compagnie des indes, mouvements de navire , transports par Terre ou par Mer et cours des denrées en france mais aussi et surtout à Saint Domingue, cours des changes, nouvelles lois et decrets concernants le commerce et la finance, nouvelles du monde en agriculture, opinions et thèses.journal devenu Rarissime.en très bel état (fine condition). . La Librairie Guimard offre aux clients AbeBooks 15% de réduction sur l'ensemble de son catalogue. Prix d'origine : 2300 EUR. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        A CONFERENCE BETWEEN THE COMMISSARIES OF MASSACHUSETS-BAY [sic], AND THE COMMISSARIES OF NEW-YORK; AT NEW-HAVEN IN THE COLONY OF CONNECTICUT. 1767.

      Boston: Printed by Richard Draper., . 1768 - 26,[1]pp. Quarto. 19th-century three-quarter straight- grained morocco and marbled boards, spine gilt. Binding worn and rubbed. Titlepage stained and soiled, a few small chips at edges, not affecting text; repair on verso mending closed tears in titlepage gutter. Otherwise clean and very good. The George Brinley copy, with his sale's auction ticket on the front pastedown. An important example of the diplomacy practiced among British colonies in the pre- Revolutionary era. This publication records the proceedings of a conference held in New Haven to settle a boundary dispute between New York and Massachusetts in which Massachusetts claimed "the whole territory, within their North and South limits, from the Atlantic Ocean to the South Sea." The commissioners representing New York were Robert R. Livingston, William Smith, and William Nicol. The Massachusetts commissioners were Thomas Hutchinson, William Brattle, and Edward Sheaffe. A rare item, printed for distribution to members of the Massachusetts legislature. This is the issue without the appendix - of which only eight copies are located by NAIP. A fine example of inter-colonial diplomatic relations, an under-studied but vitally important aspect of the history of British North America. BRINLEY SALE 2751 (this copy). EVANS 10965. HOWES M376, "b." SABIN 45689. NAIP w030474.

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        Dictionnaire raisonné Universel D'histoire Naturelle. 4 vol. in-4°

      Lacombe, Imprimerie De Didot, Paris 1768 - xvj+747+736+760+815 pp, (.) Contenant l'histoire des animaux, des végétaux et des minéraux, et celle des corps célestes, des météores, & des autres principaux phénomènes de la nature ; avec l'histoire et la description des drogues simples tirées des trois règnes ; et le détail de leurs usages dans la médecine, dans l'économie domestique & champêtre, & dans les arts & métiers. On y a ajouté une table concordante des noms latins, & le renvoi aux objets mentionnés (.). 1 frontispice, toutes tranches cirées, dos à 5 nerfs ornés de roulettes et caissons décorés, titres et tomaisons sur pièces de cuir, doubles filets sur les coupes et roulettes sur coiffes. Bel ex-libris gravé. Très légères épidermures ; rares rousseurs. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        El Non Plus Ultra de el Lunario, y Pronostico Perpetuo, General, y Particular par Cada Reyno, y Provincia; Compuesto por Don Geronymo Cortes, Valenciano; Expurgado Segun El Expurgatoria del Ano 1707, de la Santa Inquisicion: y aora Nuevamente Reformado, y Anadido por Don Pedro Enguera, Professor de Mathematicas

      Barcelona: Imprenta de Maria Angela Marti Viuda. 1768. Probable third edition, first appears to be 1707 with another in 1747. 12mo, 312pp; including tables and charts and emblems intext. Bound in professionally restored original full vellum, string hook and eye closures also restored. A very good copy with moderate shelf wear and foxing, one page with torn corner, some minor pencil notations. This 18th century astrology treatise is complete with numerous tables and emblems. The author, Don Pedro Enguera (?-1735) was a mathematics professor and an expert in the construction of sundials who also devoted himself to astrology. The printer was the widow of a Barcelona printer. Scarce astrological work with only 3 copies shown in US. <br>See an <A HREF= http://www.bookrouter.com/im/juvelisbks/7475.jpg >Image.</A><br>

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        Le Momus françois, ou les aventures divertissantes du duc de Roquelaure.

      Chez Pierre Marteau 1768 - - Chez Pierre Marteau, A Cologne 1768, 2 parties en un Vol. In 12 (8,5x14,3cm), (2) 98pp. (2) 80pp., relié. - Nouvelle édition. Exemplaire aux armes frappées à froid de Armand Joseph Le Lièvre de la Grange, Marquis de Fourilles et de la Grange d'azur au chevron d'or, accompagné en chef de deux roses d'argent et en pointe d'un aigle éployé au vol abaissé de même. Pleine Basane blonde granitée d'époque. Dos lisse orné. Pièce de titre en maroquin rouge. Un accroc avec manque au mors inférieur en tête. Fente au mors inférieur en queue. Gaston-Jean-Baptiste de Roquelaure, issu d'une illustre famille gasconne, maréchal de camp du roi, blessé au siège de Bordeaux, vit sa terre de Roquelaure érigée en duché. Il était petit et laid et disait de lui-même: «J'ai passé pour être fort laid: rien ne m'oblige d'être de l'avis de tout le monde.' Le roi Louis XIV le gardait en haute estime, il en était un des favoris, et un jour que la duchesse de Bourgogne le critiquait, il répondit: 'Je le trouve un des plus beaux hommes du Royaume car il est un des plus braves. » Ses bons mots et ses farces sont restés célèbres, mais il outrepassait souvent la mesure, et Louis XIV le renvoya de la cour durant un temps. Le roman raille la laideur du Duc et accumule les facéties et aventures du Duc à la cour dans une forme picaresque et un récit d'une grande drôlerie. D'Antoine Le Roy d'après Barbier. (2) 98pp. (2) 80pp. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Works. In 25 Volumes

      London 1768 - 1768-1779. 25 volumes. Large 8vo revised Hawkesworth edition. Illustrated with 26 copper-plates and four pages of Cantata. This set is Teerink's number 89 (v. I - XIV) printed 1768, number 88 (v. XV - XVII) printed 1775, number 88A (v. XVIII - XIX) printed 1769; ( v. XX ) printed 1766; (v. XXI - XXIII) printed 1768; and number 88 again ( v. XXIV ) printed 1776; and ( v. XXV ) printed 1779. The present set is interesting in that it includes the elusive volume 25, which is the second supplement. The set is declared to be complete in the front matter of volume XXV. The 25 volumes are bound uniformly in contemporary full polished mottled calf, spines printed and decorated in gilt with morocco labels of green and black. Endpapers and all edges marbled. This set has very few defects. Moderate offsetting from plates to the facing pages. Volume VII has a small wormhole passing through the text block. Volume XXV has a shallow chip across the head of the spine and bumped upper corners. Three other volumes have similarly shallow chips on the spines. The gilt is dulled and rubbed here and there on the spines. However, all the bindings are sound and tight. All the spine labels are present and firm. The leather is in very nice condition. The text and plates are clean and show little or no foxing. A beautiful set. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Every man his own lawyer, or, A summary of the laws of England, in a new and instructive method, under the following heads, viz. I. Of actions and remedies . II. Of courts, attornies and solicitors . III. Of estates and property . IV. Of the laws relating to marriage . V. Of the Liberty of the Subject . VI. Of the King and his prerogative . VII. Of publick offences . all of them so plainly treated of that all manner of persons may be particularly acquainted with our laws and statutes, concerning civil and criminal affairs, and know how to defend themselves and their estates and fortunes, in all cases whatsoever.

      Hugh Gaine, New York 1768 - First American edition, designated here the "seventh edition" referring to the previous six which had appeared in London; 8vo, pp. iv, 289, [13]; tear in p. 157-8 before printing, some foxing, cracks starting at lower joints; a good, sound copy in original full blindstamped sheep, red morocco label on spine. This layman's guide to the law is the first book of its kind published in America. Evans 10935. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Sammlung Jüdischer Geschichten, welche sich mit diesem Volk in dem XIII. und folgenden Jahrhunderten bis auf MDCCLXII in der Schweiz von Zeit zu Zeit zugetragen Zur Beleuchtung der allgemeinen Historie dieser Nation herausgegeben

      NP, Basel 1768 - 8vo. 504pp. 3/4 vellum over brown paper-covered boards. Discoloration and staining to spine. Top right vellum corners on front and back board missing. Major wear, abrasions and scuffing to boards. Almost all of paper-covering on back board gone. Printed on parchment. Welling to pages. Pp. 105, 106 laid-in, loose. Water staining to parts of pages not affecting text or plates. Beautiful engraved b/w frontispiece. Fascinating first historical portrayal of the Jews in Switzerland. and the first book in the German language promoting the emancipation of the Jews. This is especially significant since it was written by a Christian clergyman, Johann Caspar Ulrich, minister of the Münster in Zürich. Illustrated with 3 full-page (incl. frontis), one in-text, and one a fold-out engraving. Text in German, Gothic script. Binding in poor, interior in good condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: ERIC CHAIM KLINE, BOOKSELLER (ABAA ILAB)]
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        The Narrative of The Honourable John Byron.Containing An Account of the Great Distresses Suffered by Himself and His Companions On the Coast of Patagonia, From the Year 1740, Till Their Arrival In England, 1746. With A Description of St. Jago De Chili, and The Manners and Customs of the Inhabitants. Also A Relation of the Loss of the Wager Man of War.

      London: Printed for S. Baker and G. Leigh. 1768. - First edition. 8vo., recently rebound with a green morocco spine, marble boards, leather spine labels, (2) leaves, viii, (1)-257, (258) blank. With an engraved frontis. Stain on the verso of the frontis not penetrating through (except for a faint line in the upper margin), some slight offsetting of frontis on title, contemporary name on the title, scattererd foxing, short tears in the lower margins of pp. 32, 100, 101, and a small chip out of the margin of p.201 none affecting text, in fact a near fine copy. "Byron was a midshipman aboard the Wager, which was wrecked on an island off the Chilean coast. He describes the privations endured by the survivors who remained with Captain David Cheap. They were made prisoners by the Indians and turned over to the Spanish authorities. This narrative supplied his grandson, Lord Byron, the poet, with many particulars for the shipwreck in Canto II of Don Juan. Byron, known as "foul weather Jack" commanded a voyage round the world in the Dolphin from 1764-1766. He was later governor of Newfoundland and became an admiral in 1775." (HILL). Sabin 9130, Cox II: p.281, Hill pp.41-42. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        An Ecclesiastical History, Antient and Modern, from the Birth of Christ, to the Beginning of the Present Century: in which The Rise, Progress, and Variations of Church Power are Considered in their Connexion with the State of Learning and Philosophy, and the Political History of Europe during that Period. Translated from the Original Latin, and accompanied with Notes and Chronological Tables.

      London: Printed for A. Millar; and sold by T. Cadell, 1768 - 5 volumes, octavos (205 × 128 mm). Contemporary full calf, spines gilt in compartments with a floral design, two morocco labels, one red, one brown, brown cloth bookmarkers, red speckled edges. Spines rubbed and lightly marked, extremities scuffed, endpapers partially tanned, but all internally fresh and in good condition. Second and best London edition, revised and enlarged from the first translation from the Latin of Mosheim's important 1753 work of religious history, first published in English by Maclaine in Halmstadt in 1755. Mosheim was the chancellor of the University of Gottingen; Maclaine, a presbyterian minister, was the somewhat more pious elder brother of the famous "gentleman highwayman" James Maclaine. His translation is noted as being considerably freer than James Murdoch's 1832 translation, and the liberal use of annotations to comment on and qualify Mosheim's text was acknowledged by European scholars, and incorporated into subsequent European versions of the text. Volumes 1 & 3 misprint the publication date as 1758. An interesting text in an attractive and truly contemporary binding.

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        Cartas escriptas a Su Magestad ? a favor de la conducta, desinteres, zelo al real servicio, y enfermedades ?.

      (Quito?), , 1768. - Three large woodcuts on title-page, large woodcut floriated and factotum initials. (1 l.), 21 pp. Folio, recent full crimson morocco, plain spine, marbled endleaves. Scattered light spotting, old inked foliation. Crisp and in fine condition. ---- FIRST and ONLY EDITION. Medina believed that this work was printed in Madrid, as Hurtado de Mendoza was resident there in 1768. It consists of numerous testimonials from officials in Lima and Quito that Hurtado, a judge who found himself "molestado de graves, y prolixos accidentes," abandoned his official duties in Quito only in order to visit "medicos naturales, y estrangeros" in Lima, and hence regain his health to better serve his king. His purse being exhausted and his health no better, the judge asks the king for financial assistance. The most interesting letter (pp. 15-8) is from two missionaries who describe Hurtado's arrival at the "Reducción de los Indios Infieles de Terraba, y Talamancas" in Costa Rica, after an eleven-day journey in which he encountered two parties of hostile Indians; Hurtado had to stay at the mission for three weeks to recover.---- Medina, @BHA 4289: citing only the copy at the Archivo de Indias, Seville. Not in Palau; cf. 117280 for a similar work by Hurtado de Mendoza?@Relación de los empleos, gracias, servicios y literatura . . . (Madrid?, ca. 1770), of 217 pp.?and 101153: @Genealógico, jurídico y histórico resumen de la noble antigua Casa, y origenes del Sr. D. Gregorio Hurtado de Mendoza Zapata y Becquer (Madrid, 1768), with 2 ll., 21 pp., 11 ll., 219 pp. Not in Aguilar Piñal. Not in Sabin. Not in JCB or JFB (1994). Not located in NUC. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Dictionnaire de musique.

      Duchesne,, Paris, 1768 - Paris, Duchesne, 1768. 4°. IX, (3), 548 (recte 556), (2) S. Mit 1 gest. Titelvignette und 13 gef. Kupfertafeln mit Notenbeispielen. Marmorierter Lederband der Zeit mit floraler Rückenvergoldung und verg. Rückentitel sowie Aussen- Steh- und Innenkantenvergoldung. Eitner VIII, 336. - MGG (dtv) XI, 1010. - Tchemerzine X, 53 b. - Dufour 250. - Erste Ausgabe. (mit Titelvignette und den anderen Merkmalen wie bei Dufour beschrieben) - Mit alter Handschrift (Tinte) verso fliegender Vorsatz "Don de l'abbé Hipp. Ducellier à la future Société pour les travaux historiques sur Genève. F Gay". "Das Dict. verdient insgesamt grösste Beachtung. Die technischen, mit bemerkenswerter Klarheit geschriebenen Art. sind eine unersetzliche Fundgrube von Nachrichten über die Auff.-Praxis der frz. und ital. Musik seiner Zeit. Viele klass. Definitionen, die gegenwärtig noch verwendeten Gesg.-Schulen und Lehrbüchern erscheinen, sind dort zum ersten Mal formuliert worden" (MGG). - Papier durchgehend etwas stock- und wasserfleckig sowie teilweise gebräunt. Einband berieben und bestossen. Sprache: Französisch / Français / French Marmorierter Lederband der Zeit mit floraler Rückenvergoldung und verg. Rückentitel sowie Aussen- Steh- und Innenkantenvergoldung. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Aretaei Cappdocis Medici Insignis Ac Vetustissimi Libri Septem a Junio Paulo Crasso Patavino

      Amandum König, Argentorati (strasbourg) 1768 - Reliure d'époque, dos à nerfs, fleurons dans caissons dorés, tranches rouges. Titre, 12p, (1), 286p, 50p index. Bandeaux, culs de lampes. Imprimé par Jonas Lorenz. Bel ouvrage. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A DEFENCE OF MY UNCLE. Translated from the French

      Printed for S. Bladon. London.,1768. FIRST ENGLISH EDITION. 8vo. (8.1 x 5.2 inches). iv, viii, 172pp. Complete copy in contemporary full tan calf binding. Raised bands. Red title label, ruled and lettered in gilt. Rubbing and wear to the edges. Front board with thin strip of the leather missing from bottom outer corner, exposing the board beneath. Internally a clean and tight copy of this scarce satirical work. Housed in a green cloth covered clam shell case, with dark green leather label to spine, lettered in gilt. Published in French the previous year, this anonymous translation does not appear to have been reprinted in England after this edition. Writing as the nephew of the late Abbe Bazing(sic), Voltaire defends his Philosophie de l'Histoire, published in 1765, against what he considers libels from Pierre Larcher in his supplement to the work. The book includes chapters on such diverse subjects as The Chinese, India, The Alcoran, Men of different colours, Sodomy, Bestiality, & Incest.:

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        THE PRINCESS OF BABYLON. Translated from the French of M. de Voltaire

      London: Printed for S. Bladon, in Pater-Noster-Row,. 1768. Octavo, pp. [1-2] [1] 2-169 [170: blank], collates A1 B-I8 K-L8 M5,. rebound in fairly recent quarter green leather and cloth, spine panel lettered and ruled in gold.. Lacks the half title leaf. Spine panel lightly rubbed, some minor. scattered foxing to the text block, but overall internally very. clean. (#91090). First edition in English. "Formosanta, the only daughter of Belus, king of Babylon, is eighteen and beautiful beyond description. Separated from her lover, Amazan, she travels the world to find him. Accompanied by a sage phoenix, she visits such distant lands as China and Scythia (providing Voltaire ample opportunity for satiric comment along the way). In the end the lovers are united and marry. One of Voltaire&#39;s finest romances." - Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 1-88. Reginald 14721. Not in Bleiler (1948; 1978).

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        La Princesse de Babilone

      A Geneve [but London] 1768. . 8vo, 184 pp. Some occasional light foxing. Modern calf, black spine label. A pirated printing of the first edition. French text.

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        4 beautifully handcoloured engraved plates (410 x 285mm) from Ridinger's 'Thierreich, Augsburg 1768'.

      - The following animals are shown: Camelus Bactrianus/ Bactrianisches Kamel/ Chameau Bactrien; Camelus/ Weisses Kamel/ Dromadaire blanc; Dromedarus/ Dromedar mit zwei Höckern/ Dromedaire avec deux bosses; Camelus/ Braunes Kamel mit einem Höcker/ Dromedaire bai avec une seule bosse. The letterpress is in Latin, German and French. Johann Elias Ridinger (1698-1767) was a German painter, engraver, draughtsman and publisher. He was famous for his engravings of animals, particularly horses, hounds and hunting scenes.

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        Joannes Jacobus Haidius pictor et chalcographus

      [Nuremberg] 1768 - A striking mezzotint portrait of Johann Jakob Haid, by Haid's son and business partner, after the 1766 original portrait by Graff. Johann Jakob Haid came from a German family of artists and printmakers. Haid worked initially with the animal painter Johann Elias Ridinger, but he soon went on to found a well-known publishing house in Augsburg. This portrait is from a series which pictured those most closely involved in the publication of Trew's Plantae Selectae , and was originally bound into that great botanical work. Mezzotint, on laid paper.

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        Histoire Du Règne De Louis XIII, Roi De France Et De Navarre.

      Paris: 'Chez Les Libraires Associés', 1768. - 3 Volumes. 4to. pp. 2 p.l., xii, 691; 2 p.l., 820; 2 p.l., 770, [2]errata. complete with half-titles. 3 engraved headpieces. woodcut title vignettes, ornaments & initials. contemporary mottled calf, spines richly gilt (bit rubbed, corners bumped, some light foxing & browning, paper labels on lower spines). First Edition. Brunet 23671. Cioranescu 32396. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Briefe, antiquarischen Inhalts. Erster und zweyter Theil in 2 Bänden (alles Erschienene)

      Berlin, Nicolai 1768 (-1769) - Erste Ausgabe. Goed. IV/I, 414, 109; Muncker 415 f. u. 418; Seifert 408; Dorn 234-235. - Der erste Band in der Korrekturfassung 'b', in einem Exemplar auf quergestreiftem, 'römischen' Papier (vgl. Brief von Nicolai an Lessing vom 6.12.1768), mit dem korrigierten Titelblatt und den Lesarten 'Doch indeß zugegeben' auf S. 62 und 'Saphir' auf Seite 194. Mit dem Druckfehlerverzeichnis am Ende von Band 1. - Vereinzelte kleine Braunflecken im weißen Rand von Band 1, jedoch sonst schönes sauberes Exemplar 3 Bl., 256 S., 1 Bl. Druckf.; 1 Bl., 276 Seiten, 1 w. Blatt, 2 Kupfertafeln von Meil nach Tischbein Halbpergament mit Buntpapierbezug, Grünschnitt, Kl.8° [Attributes: First Edition]

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        A Voyage Round the World, In His Majesty's Ship The Dolphin, Commanded by the Honourable Commodore Byron. In which is Contained, a faithful Account of the several Places, People, Plants, Animals, etc. seen on the Voyage: And among other Particulars, A minute and exact Description of the Streights of Magellan, and of the Gigantic People called Patagonians. Together with an accurate Account of Seven Islands lately discovered in the South Seas. By an Officer on Board the said Ship. Printed for J. Newbery and F. Newbery, 1767. Second edition, [4],186pp., without the final advert leaf, engraved frontispiece and a further 2 engraved plates, frontis., and title-page becoming loose, pencil ownership signature to title "Colonel [George Abbas Kooli]

      Printed for S. Baker and G. Leigh 1768 - First edition, [4],viii,257,[1]pp., with half-title and engraved frontispiece, cont. half calf, marbled paper boards, hinges slightly cracked, head and foot of spine worn with some light worming to raised bands, marbled paper on lower board peeling, but overall internally a clean and bright copy. Of the first work Hill notes "This account of John Byron's circumnavigation is usually ascribed to midshipman Charles Clerke, who later sailed on all three of Captain Cook's voyages.". Of the second work, Byron was midshipeman aboard the Wager when it was wrecked off the Chilean coast, and he provides a vivid account of the privations endured by the survivors. The author's grandson Lord Byron drew upon the Narrative as a source for his epic poem 'Don Juan'. Hill, 311 & 232. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Good Natur'd Man: A Comedy. As Performed at the Theatre-Royal In Covent-Garden

      W. Griffin, London 1768 - 76 pp. 8vo, (*3),B-L8,K6. "He worked on his `Good Natur'd Man' diligently at intervals during 1766, and in the following year it was completed. It's literary merits, as might be expected, were far above the average; it contained two original characters, the pessimist Croaker and the pretender Lofty; and, following the precedent of Fielding, it borrowed the material of one of the most effective scenes from those `absurdities of the vulgar' which it author held to be infinitely more diverting than so called high life." [see: CBEL Vol. X, p211]. First issue with one page Epilogue.ROTHSCHILD 1031. Owner inscription front cover paste-down, modest age-toning, backstrip joints rubbed. Late 19th century full brown calf. Very good. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Histoire de l'admirable Don Quichotte de la Manche, Traduite de l'Espagnol de Michel de Cervantes. Enrichie des belles figures dessinées de Coypel & gravées par Folkema & Fokke, 6 Bände (tomes, vols)

      Amsterdam / Leipzig, Arkstée & Merkus, 1768. - Alle Titelblätter mit gestochener Titelvignette (bildhafte Darstellung). Außerdem mit 31 ganzseitigen Kupferstichen (avec 31 gravures pleine page; with 31 full-page engravings). französich 3000 Sehr gutes Exemplar; Seiten überwiegend sauber, nur partiell leicht fleckig; auch die Kupferstiche in sehr gutem Zustand (tr?s bon copie, pages plut?t propres, avec seulement quelques taches; les gravures en excellent état; very good copy , pages mostly clean, slightly stained only partially; also the copperplate engravings in excellent condition). Weitere Fotos auf der Homepage des Antiquariats (bitte Art.-Nr. auf der Angebotsseite in das Suchfeld eingeben). 7 Bl., 370 S., 1 Bl. 369 S., 3 Bl., 371 S., 4 Bl., 453 S., 4 Bl., 420 S., 4 Bl., 422 S., 1 Bl. Vollständiges Werk in 6 Bänden. Mehrfarbig marmorierte Pbde. mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel auf rotem Rückenschild.

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        l'infortunée sicilienne, histoire et aventures galantes et tragiques d'Adelaide de Messine: Nouvelle édition, ornée de figures en taille-douce.

      Chez Cailleau 1768 - - Chez Cailleau, A Paris 1768, In 12 (10x17cm), (4) 167pp., (4) 116pp. (4), relié. - L'édition originale date de 1722. La première édition illustrée a été publié en 1742, elle-même contenant cinq fig. non signées. Toutes les éditions de ce roman paraissent peu courantes. La page de titre ne contient pas le nom de l'auteur. La mode des histoires exotiques a ajouté un premier titre qui ne se trouve pas dans les autres éditions, et qui pourrait faire confondre cet ouvrage avec celui de Claude-François Lambert : L'infortunée sicilienne, ou mémoires et aventures de la comtesse Carini (1743). Absent à Cohen (LIvres à fig. XVIIIe). Plein Veau blond d'époque. Dos lisse orné. Pièce de titre en maroquin rouge, et de tomaison en veau brun. Agréable exemplaire. Le roman commence par une brève histoire de la Sicile qui place son destin sous le signe de la tragédie. La Sicile est dominée par l'Espagne quand débute cette histoire aux multiples péripéties, et dont le modèle est à aller chercher encore vers Héliodore et les romans grecs. (4) 167pp., (4) 116pp. (4) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Mélanges Historiques, Critiques, de Physique, de Littérature et de Poésie.

      Chez Merlin 1768 - 3 tomes en 4 volumes in-8 ( 205 X 125 mm ) de 2ff. XVI. 322pp. + 1f. pp.323-692. + 1f. 442pp. 8 planches gravées hors-texte dont 4 dépliantes. + 1f. 298pp. 1f., plein veau porphyre, dos lisses ornés de caissons et fleurons dorés, triple filet doré d'encadrement sur les plats, tranches marbrées. ( Reliures de l'époque ). Edition Originale. Oeuvres diverses du baron d'Orbessan ( 1709-1801 ) qui occupait les fonctions de président à mortier au parlement de Toulouse. Le premier volume contient l'histoire du fameux général romain Lucullus dans le second on trouve la relation détaillée du voyage en Italie effectué par l'auteur en 1749. Le troisième volume réunit divers mémoires intéressants sur des sujets d'histoire antique, de physique ou d'histoire naturelle: "Essai sur les serpens sacrés" ( pp.136-172 ), "Essai sur les Roses" ( pp.297-337 ), "Dissertation sur la Violette" ( pp.338-357 ), "Mémoire sur le Vésuve" ( pp.358-377 ), etc. Ce volume est notamment illustré de 8 planches gravées dont 4 dépliantes représentant des pièces d'archéologie. Enfin, le quatrième et dernier volume rassemble les discours, poésies, traductions et autres morceaux littéraires de l'auteur. Trois coiffes usées sinon bel exemplaire. Litterature edition-originale [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Sehr geheim und nunmehro frey entdeckte experimentirte Kunst-Stücke, Die schönsten und raresten Farben zu verfertigen ;

      bey Adam Jacob Spiekermann,, Zittau und Görlitz, 1768 - 4 parties reliées en 1 vol. pt in-8, 6 ff, 688 p., 10 ff. de tables (Register), 4 ornements, soulignures et notes marginales anciennes à l'encre noire, reliure de l'époque pleine basane marron, dos à nerfs, orné de fleurons dorés, (dorures estompées), tranches rouges, à l'intérieur traces de mouillures et papier roussi. Deuxième édition,beaucoup plus complète que la première de 1753, elle se compose de 3 parties et d'un supplément de 78 p. sur l'Alchimie et la fabrication de la pierre philisophale. Rare ouvrage d'alchimie en allemand.

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        Poems

      London: Printed for J. Dodsley, in Pall-mall, 1768 - Contains the first appearance of "The Fatal Sisters", "The Descent of Odin", and "The Triumphs of Owen". It was Dodsley who first suggested publishing Gray's collected poems in an inexpensive format (a Glasgow edition by Foulis appeared a few months later); characteristically, Gray refused any payment. Attractive copy of this important edition First Collected Edition, complete with half-title and final blank. Thick Paper Issue. 8vo (7 x 4-1/2 inches). . Bound in full green levant extra, a.e.g., gilt spine, bound by Riviere & Son. Fine. Bookplate of G. Walter Steeves. Rothschild 1071 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        racte de Cohoes, sur la Riviere des Mohawks.(New York)

      London 1768 - Engraving with hand-coloring. Sketch'd on the Spot by his Excellency Governor Pownal. Painted by Paul Sandby, & Engraved by Wm. Elliot. London. Printed for John Bowles at No. 13. in Cornhill, Robert Sayer at No. 5 in Fleet Street, Thos. Jefferys the Corner of St. Martins Lane in the Strand, Carington Bowles at No. 69 in St. Pauls Church Yard, and Henry Parker at No. 82 in Cornhill. Sheet size: 17 x 23". Inventory#: p1067pmat.

      [Bookseller: Arader Galleries of Philadelphia, PA]
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        La Nouvelle Maison Rustique , Ou Économie Générale De Tous Les Biens De Campagne; La Maniere De Les Entretenir & De Les multiplier; Donnée Ci-Devant Au Public Par Le Sieur Liger. Neuviéme Édition Augmentée Considérablement, & Mise En Meilleur ordre; .

      Saillant, Paris 1768 - .avec la vertu des simples, l' Apothicairerie; les decisions du droit françois sur les matieres rurales; et enrichie de figures en taille-douce par M*** =Frontis - portada - 4h. - 916pp. - 14 láminas = y = portada - 3h. - 894pp. - 13h. y 21 láminas, más 2 láminas plegadas. Total 39 láminas. También bellamente ilustrado entretexto con 47 grabados xilográficos. =Ejemplar completo, algo cansado. Size: 2 Vols. En 4º [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: BALAGUÉ LLIBRERÍA ANTIQUARIA]
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