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        Augsburg, Plan+Panorama, anno 1760, Lotter T.C.

      Lotter C.T., 1717-1777 - Augsburg, Plan+Panorama, anno 1760, Lotter T.C.: "AUGSBURG DIE HAUPT STADT UND ZIERDE DES SCHWAEBISCHEN CRAISES SAMT DER UMLIGENDEN GEGEND IN DIE BREITE AUF 3 UND IN DIE LÄNGE1 1/2 STUND GERECHNET." Blattmaß: 53x65 cm., sehr schönes Verlagskolorit, lediglich an den Rändern etwas gebräunt. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Hammelburger Antiquariat]
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        AN ALMANACK FOR THE YEAR OF OUR LORD AND SAVIOUR, 1778. BEING THE SECOND AFTER LEAP YEAR AND SECOND OF AMERICAN INDEPENDENCE

      Newbury-port: John Mycall, 1777. Sewn binding, with additional early and rather crude stitching. [24]pp. 12mo. With wear to the titlepage, and a closed tear with minor loss. An almanack from Newbury-port during the Revolutionary-era. We note in the calendar many references to recent events -- March 5, Boston Massacre; March 8, Stamp Act Repealed, 1766; December 16, Tea Destroyed. Important events of our history noted along with Lady Day, Ascension Day, and the Beheading of John the Baptist. With an Account of Some Rarities of Nature, and, interestingly "The Method of Rearing Turkeys Successfully Practised Among the Swedes' [make the chick swallow a whole peppercorn] and a Receipt to make Wine as good as most that is imported. (Drake 3271; Evans 15306).

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        A New Map of Ireland

      Original outline colour. 25" x 22 1/4".An uncommon, well presented and informative map finely engraved by ' Thos. Kitchin Hydrographer to his Majesty '. The right-hand margin has been professionally extended to facilitate framing.

      [Bookseller: Michael Morris]
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        FILOSOFÍA DE LA ELOQUENCIA (elocuencia)

      Imprenta de D. Antonio de Sancha, Madrid 1777 - XXIII + 232 pp. + 3 h. 13 x 20 cm. Encuadernado en piel, lomo con tejuelo y dorados. Exlibris. Todos los envíos peninsulares se hacen por mensajería, con entrega en domicilio.

      [Bookseller: Libros del Reino Secreto]
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        Histoire de la République Romaine, dans le cours du VII° siècle... En partie traduite du latin sur l'original ; en partie rétablie & composée sur les fragmens qui sont restés de ses Livres perdus... [par Ch. de Brosses].

      Dijon, Frantin, 1777. 3 volumes in-4, 2ff.-LXXXIIpp.-646pp. - 2ff.-XIIIpp.-676pp. - 2ff.-IVpp.-500pp.-2ff.-42pp.-34pp.- 25 hors-texte. Veau blond, encadrement triple filet doré et chiffre aux angles ; dos à nerfs ornés de caissons filets dorés, fleurons et palmettes dorés, pièces de titre rouges, armes en queues (non identifiées, deux cigognes de profil) ; tranches jaspées. Portrait du président gravé par Saint-Aubin d'après Cochin ; carte dépliante de la Numidie ancienne ; 2 tableaux généalogiques dépliants (rois de Numidie et Metellus) ; 2 plans de bataille (Metellus, de grande taille et replié, ) ; 9 planches de médailles et 9 portraits à l'Antique, gravés au trait ; 1 planche reproduisant un bas-relief : L'ouverture du testament de César. Édition originale de la traduction du président de Brosses. Il y avait travaillé pendant trente ans et ne survécut à peine à sa publication, laissant un quatrième volume inachevé. L'éditeur a décidé d'en supprimer les redondances et redites des éditions contemporaines, pour n'en conserver que des fragments placés à la fin du troisième volume (42 & 34pp.). Ces fragments ne figurent pas dans tous les exemplaires. Le Salluste de Brosses fait le bonheur des érudits et des bibliophiles par la quantité et l'exactitude de ses recherches, par sa description détaillée du monde romain, aussi bien que par le soin apporté à l'illustration et à l'impression. (Quérard VIII, p. 413 - Brunet V, 90). - Bel exemplaire, frais et bien relié. La planche du bas-relief n'est généralement pas signalée. 3ff. mal placés au tome 2.

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        Origines des grâces

      - S.n., à Paris 1777, In-8 (11,5x20cm), relié. - Prima edizione, illustrata con un frontespizio e 5 figure belle e delicate da Cochin, incisa da Saint-Aubin, Masquellier, Nato, Pelletier ... piuttosto rari. "Uno dei più riusciti illustrazioni Cochin, e più notevolmente inciso." Cohen. Marocchino rosso completa vecchia fine dell'Ottocento unsigned raddoppiato su contreplats marocchino blu con un'ampia inquadratura pizzo. Mors, tappi e angoli strofinato. 2 angoli urtato. Bordi dorati. Questo poema in prosa è una bella pastorale composta da una giovane ragazza di 18 anni, l'origine del Ringraziamento raffigura Venere e le Grazie, la poesia è decorato con piccoli pezzi autrres. Scrivere concordato ma nel rispetto delle regole di questo tipo è stato quello stile pastorale che Teocrito era il modello e sperimentato numerose opere dei secoli XVII e XVIII. Particolare illustrazione di Cochin sarà apprezzato. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, illustrée d'un frontispice et de 5 belles et fines figures par Cochin, gravées par Saint-Aubin, Masquellier, Née, Pelletier... Assez rare. "Une des illustrations les plus réussies de Cochin, et de plus remarquablement gravée." Cohen. Reliure en plein maroquin vieux rouge fin XIXe non signé, doublé sur les contreplats d'un maroquin bleu à large dentelle d'encadrement. Mors, coiffes et coins frottés. 2 coins émoussés. Tranches dorées. Ce poème en prose est une jolie pastorale composée par une jeune fille de 18 ans, cette Origine des grâces met en scène Vénus et ses Grâces, le poème étant agrémenté d'autrres petites pièces. Ecriture convenue mais respectant les règles de ce genre stylistique que fut la pastorale dont Théocrite fut le modèle et qui connut de très nombreuses oeuvre au XVII et XVIIIe siècles. On appréciera particulièrement l'illustration de Cochin.

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        Capt. Ezekiel Hayes, great grandfather of President Rutherford B. Hayes, receives bounty “for making Guns & Locks” for soldiers in Capt. Benedict Arnold’s Second Company.

      New Haven, CT, June 17 1777. 7.75 x 10.5. "Manuscript Document Signed: “Ezekiel Hayes” twice, one page, 7.75” x 10.5”. New Haven, June 17, 1777. On good quality watermarked laid paper. Lightly stained. Fine condition.In part, “The State of Connecticut to Ezekiel Hayes … the Bounty of Making Gun Barrels & Gun Locks … five Guns & Locks made & sold Timothy Jones Jnr …one Gun 7 Lock sold Joel Bradley … two Gun Locks sold Pierpont Edwards … ten Guns & Locks sold Adam Babcock…” [signed] “Ezekiel Hayes.” Beneath which is a statement signed “sworn before me John Whiting Jus. Peace” whereby “Capt Ezekiel Hayes of New Haven … made oath to the Truth of the above charge, and that he has not received the Bounty allowed by the General Assembly for making the above mentioned Guns & Locks.” During the Battle of New Haven in 1779, John Whiting was taken prisoner. Followed by “Recd … the above sum of Seven Pounds thirteen Shillings, being for the Premium as allowed by the General Assembly for making Guns & Gun Locks. Recd by’ [signed] “Ezekiel Hayes.”The son of New Haven blacksmith Ezekiel Hayes (1744-1807) was Rutherford Hayes (1756-1836) whose son, Rutherford Hayes II (1787-1822), died on July 2, 1822, in Delaware, Ohio. His son, Rutherford B. Hayes, was born on October 4, 1822, three months after his father died, and became the 19th President of the United States.In 1764, New Haven merchants Benedict Arnold and Adam Babcock, both in their 20s, formed a partnership, bought three trading ships, and established a lucrative West Indies trade. Arnold, Timothy Jones, Jr., and Pierpont Edwards were three of the signers applying to the General Assembly of Connecticut, then sitting at New Haven, for a charter which was granted on March 2, 1775, forming “a district military company by the name of the Second Company of the Governor’s Guards.” The Company responded to the Lexington Alarm in April and marched to Boston to assist the patriots in Boston. Captain Benedict Arnold was commander of the Second Company. Edwards, later a member of the Continental Congress, was the youngest son of Rev. Jonathan Edwards. Joel Bradley was 2nd Lieutenant in the militia in North Haven in 1777 and was present at the burning of Danbury by the British, as was Arnold."

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        Fundamenta partiturae in compendio data. Das ist: Kurzer und gründlicher Unterricht, den General-Bass, oder die Partitur nach den Reglen recht und wohl schlagen zu lernen.

      Augsburg, Joseph Wolf, 1777. - Ca. 17,5 x 21 cm. 52 Seiten. Matthäus Gugl (1683-1721) war ab 1717 Salzburgischer Domstifts-Organist. Noten im Typendruck. Einband wellig und wasserrandig, der Wasserrand setzt sich (leicht und nicht störend) auf den meisten Seiten fort.

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        A Military Course for the Government and Conduct of a Battalion, designed for their Regulations in Quarter, Camp, or Garrison; with Useful Observations and Instructions for their Manner of Attack and Defence.

      London: Printed for the author, 1777 - Octavo (208 x 131 mm). Contemporary marbled calf. Joints partially split but sound, label absent, small portion of fabric missing from foot of spine, pale old dampstaining in margins of a few gatherings. An honest copy with an appealing provenance and with the medial blank [T8], the single advertisement leaf before the plates (for Lochee's A Sytem of Mathematics) and the 14pp. subscribers list. Hand-coloured engraved frontispiece and 17 plates (a total of 20 plans and diagrams). First edition. A very timely publication, as Simes stresses in his secondary dedication "To the Officers of the Army": "From the rebellious conduct of the Americans it appears to me that there is a great necessity of publishing something of this kind, for the instruction of the young and unexperienced [sic] officer". In his study of the 18th-century training texts of the British Army, Fit for Service, J. A. Houlding is amusingly dismissive of Simes's merits as an author and compiler. However, he concedes that Simes's publications did fill a need in the British Army at the time, as is demonstrated by the lengthy and impressive subscribers list appended to the present volume, and that "they served their purpose in providing young officers with a fairly complete catalogue of their duties." Even Colonel Edward Harvey, adjutant-general, though unimpressed, acknowledged the troubles Simes had put himself to in "collecting Several Regulations & Forms of Returns, etc. & in publishing them together", and he knew this to be "of Some Convenience to Young Officers." This copy rather well handled, having been used by a serving officer: ownership inscription of Simon Toole on title page and two further leaves. Toole was an Irish officer acting as regimental adjutant with the 12th Light Dragoons in 1794. In that year the regiment was stationed in the Mediterranean: in May they were at Civitavecchia and in August Corsica. Part of the regiment took part in the taking of Bastia (April 1794) under Nelson's command, while the larger part sailed to Rome - where a number of officers were presented to the Pope. "[Toole] died about 1796, while serving in Italy and is buried at Civitavecchia, not far from Rome" (Lawrence Toole, The Tooles of Cephalonia, p. 2). Houlding, Fit for Service: The Training of the British Army 1715-1795, pp. 218-19. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        The State of the Prisons in England and Wales,

      Warrington: Printed by William Eyres; and sold by T. Cadell, and N. Conant,, 1777. with Preliminary Observations, and an Account of Some Foreign Prisons. Quarto (273 × 210 mm). Contemporary speckled calf, spine in compartments with raised bands and gilt rules, gilt-rolled board edges. With 3 folding engraved plates. Armorial bookplate with the motto "Aequo Adeste Animo" (?Cope baronets of Oxfordshire). Front joint starting, some minor marks and scuffs to boards, some very mild cockling and faint spotting within but a remarkably clean and fresh copy with good margins. Excellent condition. First edition of Howard's pioneering work on prisons and penal reform, "the first major practical work on the subject (Beccaria's book was primarily theoretical)" (PMM).

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        Le Parfait Négociant, ou Instruction Générale pour ce qui regarde le Commerce des Marchandises de France, & des Pays Etrangers (2 Tomes - Complet)

      2 vol. in-4 reliure de l'époque pleine basane marbrée, dos à 5 nerfs orné, Chez les Frères Estienne, Paris, 1777 (Tome Premier), 1770 (Tome Second), xxxij-965 pp. et 1 f. ; 23 ff. n. ch et 792 pp. Le tome premier, de l'édition de 1777, est enrichi d'augmentations par Savary des Bruslons et Philémont-Louis Savary. Complet. Etat très satisfaisant (petits mq. en coiffe, rel. un peu frottées, bon état intérieur).

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        20 (davon 19 eigenh.) Briefe mit U. ("Federic"). Potsdam bzw. Charlottenburg, 1777-1785.

      1777. 23 Bll. Meist 4to. 4 Briefe auf halbierten oder gekürzten Bogen; zur Überbringung oder zum Versand gefaltet. Mit einer Beilage. Sehr schöne und persönliche Briefe aus den letzten Lebensjahren des Königs. Die in französischer Sprache abgefaßten Schreiben richten sich an Eléonore de Maupertuis, die Hofmeisterin von Prinzessin Anna Amalia von Preußen, der jüngsten Schwester Friedrichs. Eléonore war die Tochter des von Friedrich hoch geschätzten preußischen Diplomaten, Gelehrten und Übersetzers Kaspar Wilhelm von Borck(e). 1744 hatte sie den französischen Mathematiker und Astronomen Pierre-Louis Moreau de Maupertuis geheiratet, der ebenfalls zu den Vertrauten Friedrichs zählte und von ihm mit der Führung der Preußischen Akademie der Wissenschaften in Berlin beauftragt wurde. Nach dem Tod ihres Gatten im Juli 1759 widmete sie sich ganz ihrer Aufgabe als Hofmeisterin der Prinzessin. - Prinzessin Anna Amalia von Preußen war seit 1756 Äbtissin des reichsunmittelbaren Damenstiftes Quedlinburg, hielt sich jedoch überwiegend in Berlin auf. Heute ist sie vor allem durch ihre angebliche Affäre mit dem preußischen Offizier und Abenteurer Friedrich von der Trenck bekannt, deren Historizität allerdings zweifelhaft ist. Wichtig ist sie als eine der wenigen namhaften Komponistinnen des 18. Jahrhunderts. Die von ihr aufgebaute Musikaliensammlung ("Amalienbibliothek") enthält viele bedeutende Drucke und Handschriften, darunter das Autograph von Johann Sebastian Bachs Brandenburgischen Konzerten. Ihre letzten Lebensjahre verbrachte die Prinzessin zurückgezogen in Berlin, hielt jedoch immer engen Kontakt zu ihrem Bruder, der sie weiter regelmäßig besuchte. Den Tod Friedrichs II. am 17. August 1786 überlebte sie nur kurz: Eben nach Ablauf der offiziellen Trauermonate des preußischen Hofes starb Anna Amalia am 30. März 1787. Zum kulturellen Aufstieg Preußens und insbesondere seiner Hauptstadt Berlin hatte sie einen wesentlichen Beitrag geleistet (vgl. MGG I, 486 f. u. besonders T. Debuch, Anna Amalia von Preußen, Berlin 2001, passim). - Über das Leben Anna Amalias haben wir nur wenige Quellen, darunter viel Zweifelhaftes wie die Autobiographie Trencks oder vornehmlich mit Blick auf Friedrich den Großen verfaßte Schriften wie die Tagebücher des Grafen Lehndorff. Die vorliegenden Briefe des Königs an Eléonore de Maupertuis sind daher eine einzigartige Quelle zu den letzten Lebensjahren der Prinzessin. Sie spiegeln die Sorge Friedrichs um den Gesundheitszustand seiner Schwester wider, der sich nach einem Schlaganfall im Jahre 1773 zunehmend verschlechtert hatte, und verdeutlichen die enge Beziehung der beiden Geschwister: "Ma cher Madame, J'ai non recours a Vous pour ne point fatiguér ma bonne Soeur, Com(m)e je suis obligé de ma rendre demain au Parc pour des affaires je me propose des profités en ces Voisinages pour rendre visite a ma bonne Soeur [...]" (Charlottenburg, 2. Mai 1783). - "Je Vous prie Ma chere Madame, de Conjurer ma Soeur en mon nom de Voulloir prendre quelque Medecine, pour Luy facillitér L'expectoration [...]" (o. Dat.). - "Voici ma bonne Madame deux Sortes de Tabac pour ma bonne Soeur [...]" (o. Dat.). - "Je vous prie Ma chere Madame, de m'envoyer Le Nom de Soupes que Ma Soeur mange avant dinér, et une Liste des plats qu'elle aime et qui convienent le mieux en Sa Santé [...]" (o. Dat.). - "Je vous suis bien obligé, des bonnes nouvelles que vous me donnez de la Santé de la Principe ma Soeur, par votre lettre endate d'hier [...]" (6. März 1785). - Fast alle Briefe enden mit der Schlußformel "Votre (tres humble) Serviteur Federic". Bei den vorliegenden Autographen handelt es sich um viertel- bis halbseitige Schreiben. Die meisten Briefe sind undatiert, einige tragen nur das Tagesdatum ohne Jahr ("ce 6. May", "ce 22.", "ce 25 Juin" etc.), ein Brief wurde rückseitig von anderer Hand mit Jahr und Absender versehen ("[...] Potzdam, 1777, Von I[hrer] M[ajestät] d[em] König"), nur zwei Briefe sind vollständig datiert: "Charlottenburg ce 2. May 1783." und "a Potsdam le 16. de Mars 1785". Letzterer wurde nicht vom König selbst, sondern von fremder Hand geschrieben, Friedrich fügte hier lediglich eine dreizeilige Nachschrift sowie seine Unterschrift hinzu. Als einziger Brief trägt er zudem die Adresse "à la Gouvernante de Maupertuis, neé de Borck, à Berlin". Sowohl der Inhalt als auch die Form machen jedoch deutlich, daß der Entstehungszeitraum und die Adressantin aller Briefe identisch sind. Alle Briefe mit brauner Tinte auf feines und sauberes Büttenpapier (meist mit Wasserzeichen "Horn im Wappenschild") geschrieben. Beiliegend ein Foliobogen der Papiermühle Röthenbach bei St. Wolfgang, wo der Papiermacher Georg Friedrich Meyer seit 1754 tätig war (Wasserzeichen "St. Wolfgang mit Bischofsstab"), dieser teilweise etwas gebräunt und mit einer Aufschrift des späten 18. Jhs. versehen: "Collection de Lettres de Fredéric le Grand Roi de Prusse, de Sa main propre; à feüe Madame de Maupartuis Gouvernante de feüe la Princesse Amélie Soeur de ce Roi". - Außergewöhnlich gut erhaltene Sammlung.

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         [QUEBEC] Nouvelle carte de la province de Québec selon l'édit du roi d'Angleterre du 7 8bre 1763 par le capitaine Carver.

      Paris, Le Rouge, 1777. 478 x 654 mm. Très rare carte issue de l'Atlas Amériquain Septentrional, figurant la région de Québec et le fleuve Saint-Laurent jusqu'à Montréal, ainsi que la péninsule de Gaspésie et l'île d'Anticosti située dans le golfe du Saint-Laurent. Elle a été dressée par l'explorateur américain, le capitaine Jonathan Carver, à la suite du Traité de Paris signé le 10 février 1763 et de l'édit du roi d'Angleterre Georges III du 7 octobre 1763, qui obligeait les Français à abandonner leurs possessions au Canada, à l'exception des îles de Saint-Pierre et Miquelon et de la province du Québec. En carton figurent l'île de Montréal, les plans des villes de Montréal et de Québec, et une carte du cours du fleuve Saint-Laurent entre les villes de Québec et Contrecoeur. Les tribus indiennes sont nommées : Algonquins, Atticameoets, Piekouagamis, etc. Marges légèrement jaunies, sinon bon exemplaire aux contours aquarellés à l'époque.

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        Mémoires pour servir à l' art et l' histoire de la Guerre de 1756 jusqu' à 1763 Première partie

      Barthel, 1777. In 4° antico, mm 254 x 205, pagg. (1b), (4), 110, (5), (1b), (1), 102, (1b) con 20 bellissime tavole (alcune a colori) ripiegate e incise su rame raffiguranti schemi di battaglia; leg. mezza pelle moderna, titoli oro e nervi al dorso. L'Autore (1731-1787) fu scrittore e militare tedesco e prese parte personalmente alla Guerra dei sette anni. Di questa prima traduzione francese fu stampata solo la Premiere partie, mentre l'opera originale tedesca consta di 6 volumi (stampati dal 1776 al 1786). Legato con un'altra opera, scritta da David Ernst Godow: "Des relations & Plans des batailles & combats de la guerre de 1756 à 1763, en Allemagne", Dresde, aux dépends de l'éditeur, 1778. Premiere partie, qui contient toutes les actions arrivées pendant les deux Campagnes, 1756 & 1757. Favoir, celle de Lowositz, Reichenberg, Praag, Kolin, Hastenbeck, Gros , Moys, Rosbach, Breslau, Leuthen. Pagine con bruniture e macchia a una tavola ma nel complesso buon esemplare. Non comune, in particolare questa seconda opera, non citata dalle bibliografie consultate. Nessuna notizia neanche sull'Autore, che probabilmente prese parte in prima persona alla guerra, come il Tielcke. Queste due opere furono giustamente legate insieme, per l'analogia dell'argomento trattato e per il fatto che solo la prima parte di entrambe fu tradotta in francese. (Enciclopedia militare, VI, p. 1208; Beauvais, Dictionnaire historique, p. 3044; The National Union Catalogue, vol. 594, p. 40; The British Library General Catalogue of Printed Books to 1975, vol. 326, p. 100).

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        Vollständige Pferdewissenschaft.

      - Leipzig, Weidmann, 1777. 4to. XXXII, 606 S., 9 Bl. Mit 51 Kupfertafeln. Pappband d. Zeit mit Rückenschild (berieben u. teilw. nachgefärbt, kleine Fehlstellen im Bezug ausgebessert). Erste Ausgabe. - Grundwerk der Epoche der Aufklärung über sämtliche Fragen und Gebiete der Pferdehaltung. - Die gestochene Vignette auf dem Titel zeigt ein Medaillonbildnis des Verfassers. Unter den ausklappbaren gefalteten Tafeln sind 18 Reitschuldarstellungen, darüber hinaus Kupfer zu Anatomie, Pferdezucht, Gestüten, Sätteln, Zaumzeug, Geschirren, Beschlägen, Wagen sowie zur Abrichtung von Reit- und Zugpferden. - Huth 48; Lipperheide Tc 56; Nissen, ZBI 3246; Schrader 1468. - Vereinzelt leicht stockfleckig. Sauberes Exemplar. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        FABLES, par M. Boisard, de l' Académie des Belles - Lettres de Caen, Secrétaire du Conseil & des Finances de Monsieur, frère di Roi.

      BOISARD, J. - J. - François - Marin. S.L. (Paris), 1777. FABLES, par M. Boisard, de l' Académie des Belles - Lettres de Caen, Secrétaire du Conseil & des Finances de Monsieur, frère di Roi. Seconde édition. 2 volumi in - 8°, m. pelle ottocentesca. 220, (2) pp. e 5 tavole f.t.; 307 pp. e 4 tavole f.t. Il testo è adorno di 2 vignette allegoriche sui frontespizi e le tavole sono incise in rame da E. Schmitz e Saint - Aubin su disegni di C. Monet. Bell' esemplare dell' edizione più pregevole e graziosa. Cohen - Ricci, pp. 171 - 72. Uff. Mob. 13

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        A VOYAGE TOWARDS THE SOUTH POLE, AND ROUND THE WORLD. PERFORMED IN HIS MAJESTY'S SHIPS THE RESOLUTION AND ADVENTURE, IN THE YEARS 1772, 1773, 1774 AND 1775.

      LONDON. STRAHAN AND CADELL. 1777.. FIRST EDITION, TWO VOLUMES. THIS SET CONTAINS THE FULL TEXT BUT NO PLATES. VOLUME 1: TITLE PAGES; CONTENTS; GENERAL INTRODUCTION; LIST OF PLATES( PLATES NOT PRESENT); 378 PAGES. VOLUME 2: TITLE PAGES; CONTENTS; 396 PAGES. BOTH VOLUMES REBOUND IN MARBLED BOARDS WITH STIFF CREAM PAPER SPINES, PAPER LABELS, NEW ENDPAPERS. BINDING IS TIGHT. VOLUME 1 IS GENERALLY CLEAN WITH OCCASIONAL FOXING. IN VOL. 1 PAGE 375 HAS A SMALL HOLE WITH LOSS OF ABOUT FOUR WORDS OF TEXT. VOLUME 2 HAS EVIDENCE OF WATER STAINING UP TO PAGE 160 (MAINLY IN THE WIDE MARGINS, WITH LITTLE IN THE TEXT), THEREAFTER A BRIGHT COPY. OVERALL, A VERY GOOD, CLEAN AND ATTRACTIVE SET OF THIS SCARCE WORK WITHOUT THE PLATES AND OFFERED AT AN ATTRACTIVE PRICE. PICTURES AVAILABLE.

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        Des pierres précieuses et des pierres fines, avec les moyens de les connoître & de les évaluer.

      - Londres, Paul Elsmly [sic!], 1777. 8vo. xv, 124, [iv] pp. 19th century full polished calf. Spine with five raised, gilt-bordered bands and red morocco label with gilt title. Gilt dentelles.= A rare treatise on precious stones and how to recognize them. The title page suggests that it has been printed in London, however, the name of the publisher, Elmsley, is printed incorrectly, which makes this a bit doubtful. However, "Louis Dutens (15 January 1730 - 23 May 1812) was a French writer born in Tours, of Protestant parents, who lived most of his life in Britain or in British service on the continent. He went to London, where his uncle was a jeweller" (Wikipedia). Apparently very rare; not seen by Sinkankas. Sinkankas records a Paris edition, dated 1776 as well "said to be only about 3 x 5 inches", but also notes "Not seen. Apparently very rare". The present copy measures 21 x 12.5 cm, or slightly over 8 x 5 inch. Edges of the first and last few leaves browned, otherwise clean, unmarked. A very good copy. Sinkankas, p. 291. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Friedrich "der Große", König von Preußen: (1712-1786): Brief m. eigenh. U. ("Frch").

      Potsdam, 16. IX. 1777. - 4°. 1/2 S. An Obrist von Rohdich in der Angelegenheit des Garde-Grenadier Frochen unter Einschaltung des preußischen Kavallerieoffiziers Generalmajor von Apenburg (= Levin Gideon Friedrich von Apenburg, 1724-1794). - // - "Mein lieber Obrist v. Rohdich. Bey denen in Eurem Bericht vom 15ten dieses, angezeigten Umbständen, in Ansehung des Grenadier Frochen, vom Zweytten Battaillon Garde bin Ich davon wohl zufrieden, daß derselbe mit einem andern, vom Regiment Apenburg vertauschet wird, und habe Ich das deshalb nöthige an Meinen General Major v. Apenburg, bereits ergehen laßen, und Euch solches, zu Eurer Achtung, hiedurch bekannt machen wollen. Ich bin Euer Wohlaffectionirter König. // Potsdam den 16.ten September 1777". - // - Schön unterzeichnet mit der großen Paraphe "Frch". - Winzige Verletzung am oberen Rand (Text nicht betroffen), sonst sehr gut. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 1550 [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Théorie des traités de Commerce entre les Nations.

      A Paris chez la Veuve Duchesne 1777 In-12 de XV-(2)-538-(2) pp., veau marbré, dos à nerfs orné, pièce de titre de maroquin rouge (reliure de l'époque). Edition originale. Docteur en droit en 1747, Mathieu-Antoine Bouchaud (1719-1804) entra dans l'équipe de d'Alembert pour la rédaction de l'Encyclopédie et signa plusieurs articles sur la jurisprudence. Sa Théorie des Traités de commerce entre les Nations s'inspire du Manuel des Politiques de Mably, tentant d'établir les règles juridiques du commerce international. Très bon exemplaire. INED, 686.

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        SEVENTEEN HUNDRED AND SEVENTY-SEVEN: OR, A PICTURE OF THE MANNERS AND CHARACTER OF THE AGE. IN A POETICAL EPISTLE FROM A LADY OF QUALITY IN ENGLAND, TO OMIAH, AT OTAHEITE

      Dublin: Printed for W. Wilson, 1777. [4],23,[1]pp. Antique-style half calf and marbled boards, spine gilt, leather label. Some faint toning, else quite clean. Near fine. Scarce socio-sexual satirical poem in which "a lady of quality" writes to Omai requesting more Polynesian men to satisfy the appetites of her European sisters. The poem reads: "Come, Southern youths! these happy feats explore, / New pleasures wait you on Britannia's shore." The author was a Dublin-born poet and playwright. The sexual overtones are complemented by the author's social commentary on British greed and love of luxury: "Two fiends with joint and sov'reign sway shall reign, / The love of pleasure, and the love of gain, / And full, and perfect, as in British soul, / Absorb all feelings, and all aims controul." Omai was the first Tahitian to visit England; he arrived aboard the Adventure, one of the ships with Cook's Second Voyage. He was returned to the Society Islands by Cook in November of 1777, in the course of Cook's third and final voyage. "When the Adventure arrived in England Omai was taken under the wing of Joseph Banks who, along with Solander, presented him at court on 17 July 1774. He was received with such favour that he was granted a royal pension while in England. Shortly afterwards (possibly at the king's urging) he was taken by Banks and Solander to Baron Dimsdale in Hertfordshire to be inoculated against smallpox. (The disease had killed Omai's compatriot Aoutourou, the first Tahitian to visit Europe, who had been taken to France in 1769 by Bougainville.) While in England, thanks to the connections made possible by Banks, Lord Sandwich, and the Burneys, Omai came to know many of the most prominent members of aristocratic and literary society. When Dr. Johnson met him in April 1776 he was 'struck with the elegance of his behaviour,' accounting for it on the grounds that 'he had passed his time, while in England, only in the best company; so that all that he had acquired of our manners was genteel' (Boswell, LIFE, 3.8)....During his two years in England Omai provided elite society with a living example of the 'noble savage' and a focus for discussions about the virtues of natural man as against the artificiality produced by civilization....He was painted by a number of major artists, most notably Sir Joshua Reynolds, whose celebrated portrait of Omai is now in the Tate collection" - DNB. Only a dozen copies are listed in ESTC. ESTC N22237. DNB (online).

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        Nuovo Giornale d'Italia. Spettante alla scienza naturale, e principalmente all'agricoltura, alle arti ed al commercio. In seguito alli dodici tomi, che formano la prima collezione col titolo di Giornale d'Italia.

      Milocco, 1777-1782. 6 voll., in 8°, p. perg., ogni vol. è composto da pp. 423. L'opera è inoltre arricchita da 12 inc. (1 a doppia pag.) fuori testo e 2 inc., più piccole, nel testo. Front. fig. da pregevole inc.

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        Tractatus de Morbis Cutaneis.

      Paris, P. Guillaume Cavelier, 1777. ii, blankl] [iv], xvi, 704, [iv], [ii, blank] pp. 4to (21,3 x 26 cm.). Contemporary full marbled calf, spine with 5 raised bands, the compartments richly gilt tooled with floral decorations, gilt lettered on red morcco label (joints slightly worn for about 1 cm. near the top of the spine; some slight rubbing at both sides along the extremities), marbled end-papres, red edges (despite these few minor flaws, a very nice and attractive binding). LARGE PAPER COPY. First edition of the FIRST MODERN text on Dermatology, and the last major work on Dermatology to be published in Latin. Lorry is regarded as the founder of French Dermatology, he "attempted the classification of diseases on the basis of essential relations, their physiological, pathological, and etiological similarities"(Garrison & Morton 3983). He was a pupil of Astruc, and receievd his MD. in Paris (1748).Patients included the Richelieus, Voltaire, and (briefly) Louis XV. Heirs of Hippocrates, 964.

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        Flora Londinensis;: or, plates and descriptions of such plants as grow wild in the environs of London; with their places of growth and times of flowering; their several names according to Linnaeus and other authors: with a particular description of each plant in Latin and English. To which are added, their several uses in medicine, agriculture, rural oeconomy, and other arts.

      London, printed for the author, 1777-1798. - 2 Bde. Fol. Mit gestochener Titelvignette und 435 Kupferstichen auf 432 Tafeln. Halbleder im Stil der Zeit mit reicher Rückenvergoldung und Rückentitel. Erste Ausgabe. - Nissen BBI 439; Stafleu & Cowan 1286; Sitwell p. 54; De Belder 86. - "A splendid work.(Sitwell). - Die schönen, sehr detaillierten Kupferstiche von Darton, Sowerby, Kilburn, Swan etc. nach Vorlagen von Sydenham Edwards, Kilburn and Sowerby. - Enthält die Register zu den Teilen 1-3 und 5-6. - Das vorliegende Werk wird auf Grund seines umfassenden Materials auch als erste farbig illustrierte Flora Englands bezeichnet. - Es fehlen 6 Textblätter (Ligustrum vulgare; Melissa nepeta; Stachys arvensis; Spergula arvensis; Agrimonia empatoria; Bidens tripartita). Ohne das Gesamtregister. - Titel zu Bd. 2 an den Rändern verstärkt, wenige Tafeln leicht knickfaltig, in der 1. Lieferung Tafel 53 etwas knapp beschnitten. In Bd. 1 ein handschriftliches alphabetisches Register zusätzlich. - Insgesamt sehr gutes, fast fleckenfreies Exempla mit allen Tafeln. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Un chrétien contre six juifs.

      17760915 1 pleine basane de l'époque, dos à nerfs orné, partie d'une charnière habilement restaurée. -Petite biffure à l'encre de l'époque sur un mot p. 23. -Très bon exemplaire. in-8 de (2)-303 pp. + 1 f. d'errata après le f. de titre ; La Haye, Aux Dépens des Libraires, 1777, Edition originale. Rare.Bengesco, n° 1860, 1 ; Conlon 77 : 1585 ; Cat. Voltaire B.N.F. n° 4561 ; le Réro n'en localise qu'un seul exemplaire (BCU Lausanne)."Écrit en réponse au livre de l'abbé Guenée : "Lettres de quelques juifs portugais, allemands et polonais à M. de Voltaire. 4e édition... augmentée", Paris, 1776, 3 vol. in-12. À la suite sont reproduits : "Éclaircissement historique, à l'occasion d'un libelle calomnieux contre "l'Essai sur les murs et l'esprit des nations, par M. Damilaville", annoncé par une note limin. intitulée : "Incursion sur Nonotte, ex-jésuite", réponse, publiée en 1763, à l'ouvrage : "Les Erreurs de M. de Voltaire", par l'abbé Nonnotte et joint alors au t. VI de "l'Essai sur les murs", ici attribué pour la première fois à Damilaville. La conclusion : "À Messieurs les six juifs", est signée : "La Roupilière, à Perpignan, 15 septembre 1776". Publié à la fin de 1776, comme l'indique la lettre à d'Argental du 4 décembre 1776 [Besterman, n° 19298]. Le f. n. chiffré en tête du vol. contient l'errata." (B.N.F.).

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        Reliquienbrief mit eigenh. U. und montierter, gefasster Kreuzreliquie. Rom, 16. III. 1777.

      1777. Formulardruck (Folio, gefaltet) mit hs. Einträgen, blindgepr. Siegel und dem mit Faden und rotem Lacksiegel aufmontierten Reliquiar. Unter Glas gerahmt (Rahmenmaß: 320 x 274 mm). Schenkungs- und Echtheitsbestätigung des päpstlichen Sakristans und Mitglieds der Reliquienkongregation Fr. Landini hinsichtlich dreier wenige Millimeter messender Späne vom Holz des Kreuzes Christi, diese aufmontiert auf einen kreuzförmigen Papierträger, der seinerseits auf Kristall- oder Glasträger in einem kreuzförmigen Silberrahmen (ca. 3 x 6 cm) gefasst ist; mit Faden und Siegel auf dem das Ensemble beschreibenden Zertifikat befestigt. Umseitig Freisinger Annahmebestätigung von 1784 sowie die von Franz Xaver Hochbichler (1733-1825), Direktor des fürsterzbischöflichen Konsistoriums Salzburg, gewährte Erlaubnis, die Reliquie im Salzburger Dom zur öffentlichen Verehrung auszustellen (dat. 15. 3. 1797). - Etwas angestaubt, einige Papierdurchbrüche im Bereich der Faltungen, aber wohlerhalten und hübsch präsentiert.

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        Sjömäns dagelige assistent,

      eller Anvisning uti de nödvändigaste Stycken af navigations wetenskapen, med dertill nödige Figurer och Tabeller, utgifven af Lars And. Chierlin, föreståndare vid Stockholms stads navigations schola.Med Kongl. Maj:ts Allernådigste Privilegio försedd, och till Trycket befordrad af bemälte Stads sjömans- hus direction. Stockholm hos Ad. E. Holmerus. MDCCLXXVII. (1777). Graverat titelblad, (8), 1-65, 1 blank, 65-106, 105-168 s + 90 blad A-Z, små fläckar på sid.137 och H2 samt diskreta noteringar på sidorna 162 och K2, namnteckning på försättsbladet, helt skinnband från tiden.Chierlin utnämndes till föreståndare för Navigations Skolan i Stockholm 1768. Sjömäns dagelige assistent användes i undervisningen vid skolan.

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        L'origine apostolica della chiesa milanese, e del rito della stessa provata colla tradizione immemorabile, e con documenti parte editi, e parte sin'ora inediti.

      Only edition of this history of the Milanese Church, in Italian, by the prefect of Milan's Biblioteca Ambrosiana, Nicolò Sormani (d. ca. 1777); he affirms its apostolic origin, i.e., the legend of St. Barnaba, chiefly by way of a syllogism declaring the authority of oral tradition -- that a tradition is true if it is antique and there is no reason to doubt it; that the legend of St. Barnaba's founding the Church is old and inscrutable; and that therefore her legend is true -- though an appendix supplies the reader with original documents he nonetheless cites, and an editor's note observes that he himself translated many of them from Latin into Italian for the first time. With this publication, Sormani continued his quest to quell the belligerent hordes of sophists and provocateurs who questioned ecclesiastical traditions, having first published a treatise on the subject in 1740 (De origine apostolica ecclesia Mediolanensis a s. Barnaba apostolo deducta), as the first dissertation in a two-part volume; but this is the only production in the vernacular. The Italian text is accompanied by citations and original documentation, which is in both Italian and, mostly, Latin; it is printed in roman and italic, with one large floriated woodcut initial and a decorative headpiece at the beginning of the first chapter. The final leaf contains the imprimatur and errata. Searches of NUC Pre-1956 and WorldCat locate only two copies in U.S. libraries, one of which has been deaccessioned.

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        Fabeln von Hagedorn, Gleim und Lichtwer.

      Winterthur, Heinrich Steiner und Compagnie 1777. 8° (18,8 x 13,5 cm). Mit gest. Front./Tit.u. 20 Kupfertafeln von J.R. Schellenberg. 6 nn. Bll., 80 S., zeitgenössischer roter Lederband mit reicher Rücken- u. Deckelvergoldung, Voll-Goldschnitt; Schließbänder fehlen, tlw. bestoßen. Widmungsbl. mit dez. Sammlerstemp.; breitrandig, schwache Fingerspuren. NDB 22, S. 649 \".. Die Schalkhaftigkeit in Schellenberg`s Natur, das Sarkastische in seinem Wesen eignete sich vortrefflich zur Illustration von Fabeln..\"; Fabula docet 131 \".. Zwanzig meisterhafte Tafeln\"; Bodemann Fabelbuch 165,1; Lanckoronska-Oehler II,175 (sehr lobend); Rümann, 18. Jh. 385. - Erste Ausgabe, selten. Daniel Chodowiecki gewidmet u. mit einem in Schreibschrift wiedergegebenen Widmungsbrief an diesen. Die Fabeln behandeln die öfter dazu herangezogenen Tiere: Fuchs, Löwe, Wolf, Frosch, Delphin und Affe; oft auch Tiere mit Menschen: Die Räuber und der Esel, Der Bär und der Liebhaber seines Gartens etc. Versand D: 15,00 EUR Literatur, Fabeln, Illustrated book, Literature

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        Statua regum Europaeorum P.C.N. nomina continens.Augsburg, Tobias Conrad Lotter, [ca. 1777]. Large engraved chart (57 x 47 cm) printed on a single sheet of paper (60 x 50 cm), engraved by Emanuel Eichel after August Scheller, coloured by a contemporary hand.

      Cf. Thieme & Becker XXX, pp. 20-21. Last(?) state of a large engraved genealogical chart, coloured by a contemporary hand, with in the center a large crowned figure holding a scepter. Written down on his breastplate, legs and feet are all the European rulers, divided per country, starting at the first century up to 1777. On his right is a table with the Russian tsars from 1533 to 1762. At the upper left and right corner are several coats of arms (Russia, Spain, France, Portugal, Great-Britain, etc.). Several of these charts were published together ca. 1756 as Icones synopticae monarchorum, reflecting the earlier series by Seuter (ca. 1740). After the production of ca. 1756, the charts were issued separately and occasionaly revised. The latest date on the present state in 1777. This is possibly the last state since Lotter died in 1777. Slightly browned, margins slightly soiled with a few small tears, but restored around on the back. Overall in good condition.

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        Biblia, Dat is De gantsche H. Schrifture vervattende alle de Canonyke Boeken des Ouden en des Nieuwen Testaments. Uit de Oorspronkelyke Talen in onze Nederlandsche getrouwelyk overgezet. Door Last van de Hoog. Moog. Heeren Staten Generaal der Vereenigde Nederl. en Volgens 't Besluyt van de Sinode Nationaal gehouden in de Jaren 1618 en 1619. te Dordrecht. Door gemeene ordre der kerken van drukfouten verbetert. WAARBIJ: Het Boek der Psalmen, nevens de Gezangen bij de Hervormde Kerk van Nederland in gebruik. Door Last van de Hoog Mog. Heeren Staaten Generaal der Vereenigde Nederlanden, Uit drie berijmingen, In den jaare 1773, gekooren, Met de noodige daar in gemaakte veranderingen. WITH: Evangelische Gezangen, om nevens het Boek der Psalmen bi

      Amsterdam, by de Compag. 1777/1780/1828 - (gegraveerde titelpagina) 416, 132 folia, n.p. 65 (6) p. Opnieuw gebonden Leer met 2 zilveren sloten, 4 zilveren hoeken, 2 zilveren kettingklampen met een zilveren ketting van ca. 1 meter lang, goud op snede en geciseleerd boekblok, 8° H. 18 x L. 11,5 x D. 7,5 cm. (De marges van de laatste pagina's zijn wat sleets, voorin plaatselijk vochtvlekken. De binnenkant van de klampen is gegraveerd met op de bovenste klamp de initialen PH en op de onderste klamp het jaar 1789. Staphorster kettingbijbel met daarin het Oude en Nieuwe Testament, de Psalmen en Gezangen en de Formulieren. Het kerkboek is opnieuw gebonden in een zwarte leren band voorzien van zilverwerk en een vergulde snede. Het zilveren beslag is vormgegeven in de bekende schelpvorm, omgeven door enkele florale en ornamentale motieven. De vorm van dit beslag was afkomstig uit Friesland en werd vervaardigd in de stad Meppel. Rond Staphorst werd deze vormgeving bijzonder populair en hierdoor is vrijwel al het Staphorster boekzilver uniform aan aan dit beslag. Het zilverwerk op kerkboeken diende als statussymbool, aan de band kon men de stand en rijkdom van een kerkganger aflezen. De draagketting aan het kerkboek past bij de achttiende eeuwse gewoonte om allerlei voorwerpen aan een kettinkje mee te dragen. De Staphorster Bijbels werden vaak aan een koord of aan een ketting gedragen en behoorden bij de streekdracht voor de zondag. De zilveren ketting van dit exemplaar geeft aan dat deze het eigendom was van een vermogend persoon, de mindere stand droeg de Bijbel aan een blauw koord of in geval van rouw een zwart koord.)

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        Old Ballads, Historical and Narrative, With Some of Modern Date; Now first collected, and reprinted from rare Copies. With Notes.

      printed for T. Evans, in the Strand, London 1777 - Engraved vignette on the title-pages. First Edition. Two volumes. 8vo. [180 x 120 x 47 mm]. [4]ff, 334, [2] pp; [4]ff, 308pp. Bound in contemporary sprinkled calf, plain sides, the spines divided into six panels with gilt compartments, the first with the gilt crest of Morse on a green goatskin label, lettered in the second on a red label and numbered in the third on a green label, the others tooled with a large flower and sprigs, the edges of the boards hatched in gilt, marbled endleaves, sprinkled edges. (Slightly rubbed). With the half titles and final leaf of advertisements in vol.1. The titles are headed "Evan's Edition". A little spotting at front and rear but a very good copy. The work was intended as a supplement to Percy's 'Reliques of Ancient English Poetry', first published in 1765. The crest at the head of the spine, a demi man in armour holding a halberd (axe), is that of Morse. The labels in the first panels appear to be contemporary with the bindings, which almost certainly date from soon after publication. The same crest is found on a six volume set of Plutarch's 'Lives', published in 1774, now in the Clements Collection in the National Art Library at the V&A. The British Armorial Bindings database identifies the crest as that of John Morse (1776-1844) of Sprowston Hall and Bagthorpe in Norfolk, and Abbot's Wooton in Dorset. He was the eldest son of John Morse, Alderman of Norfolk (could this not have been his crest?) and Elizabeth, daughter and heir of John Boycott of Sprowston Hall. In 1800 John jr married Elizabeth Anne, only daughter of General Thomas Hall of Western Colville in Cambridgeshire. Their son John Hall Morse (d.1874) took the additional name and arms of Boycott in 1844. Both volumes have the armorial bookplate of his only son, Frederic Augustus Morse Boycott (1849-1926). [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Table pour Chiffrer / Table pour Déchiffrer. Bavaria, c. 1777-1800.

      1777. French ms. in ink on paper. 3 loose broadsheets, c. 925 x 382 mm each, mounted on cloth. Extremely rare coding and decoding tables for use of a late-18th-c. "Black Chamber", the secret cipher departments of the European courts of the early modern age. "The Black Chambers were effectively making all forms of monoalphabetic cipher insecure. Confronted with such professional cryptanalytic opposition, cryptographers were at last forced to adopt the more complex but more secure Vignenère cipher. Gradually, cipher secretaries began to switch to using polyalphabetic ciphers" (Singh, The Code Book [1999], 59). - Content and provenance clearly link this specimen with the Bavarian Electoran court. The coding table is arranged by subject, with codes for important figures of the various courts, especially those of Bavaria and the Palatinate. Other terms are arranged alphabetically. The "Bavière" section mentions "l'Electrice Douairiere" and names of statesmen active in the 1780s. It may thus be deduced that these tables were probably devised immediately after the death of Elector Max III Joseph in 1777 and might have been put to their first use during the Bavarian War of Succession. As a few later additions in brown ink prove, the tables remained in use until around 1800/05. The other table, arranged by number codes, was used for deciphering: 1330 codes are juxtaposed with their proper meanings. An additional, blank decoding table (showing only the codes) proves that the great mass of encrypted correspondence produced in times of crisis created work for many hands, necessitating multiple tables, all of which would have to be closely guarded. - Signs of contemporary use (fingerstains, wrinkles, etc.); somewhat dusty. A rare example of authentic early modern cryptography tables (but cf. the cryptography catalogue issued by Quaritch [cat. 1300] for a small number of Austrian and British specimens of the same period).

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        DICTIONNAIRE de LITTÉRATURE

      Laporte 1777 - DICTIONNAIRE de LITTÉRATURE dans lequel on traite de tout ce qui a rapport à l'éloquence, à la Poësie, & aux belles lettres, & dans lequel on enseigne la Marche et les règles qu'on doit observer dans tous les Ouvrages de l'Esprit par Mr SABATIER de CASTRES ouvrage en trois volumes in-8° reliés (17.5 cm x 11 cm) reliure plein veau brun, dos à cinq nerfs, caissons ornés de fleurons dorés, pièces de titre et de tomaison maroquin cerise, toutes tranches groseille, (frontispice au premier volume), chez Laporte, Paris, 1777 bon état d'usage (coiffe du premier volume accidentée, coins émoussés) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Contes et nouvelles en vers.

      (Bouillon) (Société typographique de Bouillon) 1777Deux volumes in-8, (1) ff.-xiv-200-13 et 286 pp., plein maroquin rouge cerise, filet sur les plats, tranches dorées (mors restaurés, taches à la reliure, rares piqures). Ouvrage orné de deux frontispices gravés par Vidal, deux vignettes de titre, un portrait gravé de La Fontaine d'après Rigaud et Ficquet, deux en-têtes, 43 culs-de-lampe et 80 figures hors texte d'après Eisen, ici avant la lettre. Contrefaçon bouillonnaise de l'édition des Fermiers Généraux. Exemplaire provenant des bibliothèques du Baronnet Chatterton et de Harvey Frost. photographies et détails à la demande.

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        The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments: with arguments prefixed to the different books; and moral and theological observations illustrating each chapter.

      Glasgow: Pr. for John & James Robertson, James Duncan, James Brown, and Alexander Weir 4to (25.7 cm, 9.9"). [1128 of 1132] pp. (lacks title-leaf and first leaf of prefatory matter).. 1777?78 [with] The Psalms of David in metre ... allowed by the authority of the General Assembly of the Kirk of Scotland, and appointed to be sung in congregations and families. Edinburgh: Sir D. Hunter Blair & M.T. Bruce, 1831. 4to. [52] pp. This Bible was owned by Thomas Carlyle (1795?1881), the complex and controversial Scottish man of letters who stood for the Victorian ideal of the Great Man, and whose works were standard household fare for considerably more than a generation. Carlyle grew up in a staunchly religious household, was well read in Divinity, and referred often in both his writings and in conversation to what he once described as => "the truest of all books." The edition of it that he chose here has Ostervald's "practical observations" supplied at the feet of their relevant pages. The New Testament has a separate title-page with the Glasgow, 1777 information, while the Apocrypha (which are signed separately) have a colophon giving "Paisley: Printed by Alexander Weir," 1778. Provenance: With Carlyle's "Humilitate" bookplate on front pastedown and his large formal (manifestly youthful) signature at end of Apocrypha, beneath which is a note in a smaller, less formal hand on his birth; his full name appears in the margin of Jeremiah XV, and just "Thomas" in margin of II Samuel, III:38. Front free endpaper with private bookplate of San Francisco bookseller John Howell, back pastedown with Howell's small professional ticket. Later in The Howell Bible Collection, Pacific School of Religion (properly released). Contemporary mottled sheep, spine with gilt-stamped leather title-label, rebacked in similar calf with original spine laid on; edges rubbed, original spine leather chipped, hinges (inside) unobtrusively strengthened. Bookplates and markings as above, with additional early small slip of earlier printed cataloguing affixed to front pastedown and two instances of dried plant material laid in. Title-leaf and first leaf of prefatory matter lacking; first few leaves present browned with edges ragged and a few words lost from preliminary discourse. Pages trimmed closely, touching headers or notes with moderate frequency; age-toned, with mild to moderate foxing and occasional ink spots. Two leaves with short tears from margins, touching a few letters without loss; leaf of Jeremiah with area torn off with loss of XLIX:22?23 and L:1?2; one other leaf with edges tattered and 12 lines of text lost; one leaf with lower outer corner torn away, affecting a few words; several instances of small tissue repairs, sometimes partially obscuring a few letters. => A well-used Bible of interesting and meaningful provenance.

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        Diarío de Navegación que con el Favor de Dios y Nuestra Sra. De los Dolores espera Executar Francisco Cassani Piloto avordo de la Saetia Nombrada el Santo Cristo del Calvario. Su patron Thomas Taxonera comensado en Cadiz el dia 13 de noviembre

      Cadiz, 1776 - Salvamento, 1777. - MANUSCRIT in-4. 115ff. Plein vélin, traces de liens, coutures au dos (reliure de l'époque, plats salis). Précieux livre de bord d'un navire espagnol, le Santo Cristo del Calvario, lors d'une importante expédition militaire envoyée en Amérique du Sud par Carlos III et qui s'inscrit dans les efforts menés à cette époque par la couronne espagnole pour assurer sa domination sur le Nouveau Continent. La première partie du journal commence le 13 novembre 1776 et s'achève le 20 février 1777 à l'arrivée du bateau au port de l'île Santa Catalina (Paraguay) tenue par les Portugais. La deuxième partie du journal commence, après la prise de l'île par les Espagnols, lorsque le navire se rend le 28 mars 1777 au Rio Grande (Brésil), où il arrive le 29 avril. Enfin, la troisième partie du journal concerne la traversée de retour à Cadiz du 8 juillet au 7 octobre 1777. Le bateau dont il est question ici était un navire de guerre qui avait déjà participé à d'autres campagnes transatlantiques. Le manuscrit tenu jour après jour contient de nombreux renseignements techniques sur le déroulement de la traversée avec des détails sur les conditions météorologiques. Chaque résumé de la journée est accompagné d'un tableau et d'un schéma récapitulatifs. Légère trace de mouillure dans la marge inférieure. J. Siles Salinas, Historia de la Independencia de Bolivia, 2009, p. 14-15. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        A VOYAGE TOWARDS THE SOUTH POLE, AND ROUND THE WORLD. Performed by Her Majesty's Ships the Resolution and Adventure [1772-1775]

      W. Strahan and T. Cadell, London 1777 - 4to, pp. xl, 378. "In which is included Captain Furneaux's Narrative of his Proceedings in the Adventure during the Separation of the Ships" The first volume (of two) of the second edition, printed in the same year as the first, of Cook's second voyage, made in the years 1772 to 1775. Shortly after his return from his first voyage (1768-1771), Cook was promoted to the rank of commander and, in 1772, was directed to lead another scientific expedition on behalf of the Royal Society, ostensibly to search for the mythical land of Terra Australis. Although, on his first voyage, he had charted almost the entire eastern coastline of Australia, it was still believed that Terra Australis lay further south. Cook commanded HMS Resolution on this voyage, and Tobia Furneaux was in charge of the HMS Adventure. Cook's expedition circumnavigated the globe at an extreme southern latitude, becoming one of the first vessels to cross the Antarctic Circle. He also used a copy of John Harrison's H4 marine chronometer, which enabled Cook to calculate his longitudinal position with much greater accuracy. This copy has recently been professionally re-bound in full black cloth with morocco spine labels. The frontispiece of Cook, the title page and the famous large folding "Chart of the Southern Hemisphere" have been professionally cleaned and repaired. All other folding charts and views have been properly re-folded with minor repairs. Contents show some foxing with off-setting from plates and "ghosting" from folded charts etc. This volume collated and all plates etc. present. See Beddie, Bibliography of Captain James Cook 1217, Sabin 16245 and Rosove 77. A2 who notes that it contains a new notation concerning plate XXIV. A recently re-bound volume I only, of a two volume set [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Nouveaux voyages dans l'Amérique septentrionale.

      AMSTERDAM ChezChanguuion 1777 - Full speckled calf, gilt spine with raised bands.392 pp. Ex-Libris Abbé Bois famous 19 th century Bibliophile. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments: with arguments prefixed to the different books; and moral and theological observations illustrating each chapter.

      Glasgow: Pr. for John & James Robertson, James Duncan, James Brown, and Alexander Weir 4to (25.7 cm, 9.9"). [1128 of 1132] pp. (lacks title-leaf and first leaf of prefatory matter).. 1777–78 [with] The Psalms of David in metre ... allowed by the authority of the General Assembly of the Kirk of Scotland, and appointed to be sung in congregations and families. Edinburgh: Sir D. Hunter Blair & M.T. Bruce, 1831. 4to. [52] pp. This Bible was owned by Thomas Carlyle (1795–1881), the complex and controversial Scottish man of letters who stood for the Victorian ideal of the Great Man, and whose works were standard household fare for considerably more than a generation. Carlyle grew up in a staunchly religious household, was well read in Divinity, and referred often in both his writings and in conversation to what he once described as => "the truest of all books." The edition of it that he chose here has Ostervald's "practical observations" supplied at the feet of their relevant pages. The New Testament has a separate title-page with the Glasgow, 1777 information, while the Apocrypha (which are signed separately) have a colophon giving "Paisley: Printed by Alexander Weir," 1778. Provenance: With Carlyle's "Humilitate" bookplate on front pastedown and his large formal (manifestly youthful) signature at end of Apocrypha, beneath which is a note in a smaller, less formal hand on his birth; his full name appears in the margin of Jeremiah XV, and just "Thomas" in margin of II Samuel, III:38. Front free endpaper with private bookplate of San Francisco bookseller John Howell, back pastedown with Howell's small professional ticket. Later in The Howell Bible Collection, Pacific School of Religion (properly released). Contemporary mottled sheep, spine with gilt-stamped leather title-label, rebacked in similar calf with original spine laid on; edges rubbed, original spine leather chipped, hinges (inside) unobtrusively strengthened. Bookplates and markings as above, with additional early small slip of earlier printed cataloguing affixed to front pastedown and two instances of dried plant material laid in. Title-leaf and first leaf of prefatory matter lacking; first few leaves present browned with edges ragged and a few words lost from preliminary discourse. Pages trimmed closely, touching headers or notes with moderate frequency; age-toned, with mild to moderate foxing and occasional ink spots. Two leaves with short tears from margins, touching a few letters without loss; leaf of Jeremiah with area torn off with loss of XLIX:22–23 and L:1–2; one other leaf with edges tattered and 12 lines of text lost; one leaf with lower outer corner torn away, affecting a few words; several instances of small tissue repairs, sometimes partially obscuring a few letters. => A well-used Bible of interesting and meaningful provenance.

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        Histoire générale de Provence, dédiée aux États.

      1777 4 pleine basane de l'époque, dos à nerfs, reliure habilement restaurée. -Petit manque de papier dans la marge int. du dernier f. du tome 1 sans atteinte du texte ; petites taches de cire sur 2 ff. du tome 1 et 6 ff. du tome 4, sans gêne pour la lecture. 4 volumes in-4 de XXXVI-689-(3) pp. + 1 f. d'errata + 2 cartes h.t. (dont 1 dépl.) + 5 pl. h.t. ; (4)-XVI-630-C pp. + 1 f. d'errata après la p. 630 + 7 pl. h.t. ; (4)-XVI-683-(1)-LXXX pp. + 14 pp. (Supplément) + 6 pl. h.t. et (4)-XIV-864-(2) pp. ; Paris, Moutard, 1777-1786, Edition originale.Reboul 226.Ex. bien complet des 18 pl. h.t. et des 2 cartes h.t. (dont 1 dépl.).Une des meilleures histoires de Provence, réputée pour sa documentation.

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        Histoire générale de PROVENCE, dédiée aux Etats.

      1777 - 1786, Moutard 1777 - 4 volumes in-4 carré ( 285 X 220 mm ) XXXVI-689p.-( 4p. privilège + errata ) XVI-630p.-( 2p. errata )-C XVI-683p.-IXXX-14p. XIV-864p.- ( 2p. privilège + errata ), pleine basane fauve, dos à nerfs ornés de filets dorés, pièces de titre et de tomaison de maroquin citron, tranches mouchetées ( Reliures de l'époque ). Complet des 2 cartes de la Provence rempliées au tome 1. 18 planches hors-texte au total: 5 planches hors-texte au tome 1, 7 planches hors-texte de monnaies au tome 2, 6 planches hors-texte de monnaies au tome 3. Bien complet de ses 2 «Supplément à l'Histoire Générale de Provence» aux t. 2 et 3, ainsi qu'un 3ème supplément intitulé «La relation du Tournois célébré à Tarascon en juin 1449» avec pagination particulière de 14 pages. EDITION ORIGINALE. Défauts à quelques coiffes, bel exemplaire, de l'une des meilleures "Histoire de Provence".Jean-Pierre PAPON ( 1734-1803 ), dit "l'Abbé PAPON". Nommé en 1780 conservateur de la bibliothèque de Marseille, il entreprend une histoire générale de la Provence, dont le deuxième volume est dédié à Monsieur, frère de Louis XVI. Aidé du botaniste Louis Gérard et du généalogiste-archiviste Jean-Jacques Esmieu, l'Abbé PAPON met une dizaine d'années pour la rédiger. Ses recherches historiques l'ont conduit en Italie, où il a retrouvé, entre autres, la quittance que la reine Jeanne donna au pape Clément VI pour la vente de la ville d'Avignon. Bande-dessinée comics adultes comix [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Lettres sur l'Origine des Sciences, et sur celle des Peuples d'Asie. Lettres sur l'Atlantide de Platon et sur l'Ancienne Histoire de l'Asie.

      2 ouvrages en 1 volume. 1° Lettres sur l'Origine des Sciences, et sur celle des Peuples d'Asie, adressées à M. de Voltaire par M. Bailly, & précédées de quelques Lettres de M. de Voltaire à l'Auteur.ÉDITION ORIGINALE. A Londres, chez M. Elmesly et A Paris, chez les Frères Debure - 1777 - 348 pages. 2° Lettres sur l'Atlantide de Platon et sur l'Ancienne Histoire de l'Asie. Pour servir de suite aux Lettres sur l'Origine des Sciences, adressées à M. de Voltaire par M. Bailly.ÉDITION ORIGINALE. A Londres, chez M. Elmesly et A Paris, chez les Frères Debure - 1779 - 443 pages. Carte dépliante relié in fine, gravée sur cuivre par de La Gardette, avec "Avis pour la Carte".Complet & Contrôlé. Reliure plein veau moucheté de l'époque. Dos à nerfs orné et doré avec pièce de titre rouge. Tranches rouges. Roulette dorée sur les coupes. Accroc à la coiffe de queue, mors et coins frottés. Pas de rousseur. Très bon état intérieur. Format in-8°(20x12). Jean Sylvain Bailly, né le 15 septembre 1736 et mort guillotiné le 12 novembre 1793, à Paris est un mathématicien, astronome, littérateur et homme politique français. Il a été le premier maire de Paris.

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        "Silhouetten | Fragment von Schwäntzen". Autograph manuscript. No place, [1777].

      1777. 4to. 4 pp. on double leaf. With three pen-and-ink sketches. Working manuscript of part one of Lichtenberg's famous satire on Lavater's just-published "Physiognomische Fragmente zur Beförderung der Menschenkenntnis und Menschenliebe" (1775-1778), which enjoyed great popularity throughout Europe. Lichtenberg provides a masterful parody of Lavater's maudlin style and of his minimalist depictions of profiles and ears coupled with elaborate interpretations of character. The first two sketches depict "heroic, forceful" tails: that of a pig and another of an English mastiff. The third drawing unites both tails within a cameo. With certificate of authenticity by Lichtenberg's student Friedrich Kries (1768-1849). Lichtenberg's Göttingen colleague Ernst Gottfried Baldinger (1738-1804) published the satire in 1783 without the author's knowledge in the "Neues Magazin für Ärzte" (vol. 5). The present ms. shows several departures from the printed version, which also omits the final cameo vignette. - Insignificant foxing; slight tears to fold. Includes offprint of first publication, bound with two issues of the 1807 "Morgenblatt für gebildete Stände", concerning Lichtenberg (half calf with giltstamped spine label, c. 1870, with bookplate of Eduard Grisebach).

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        Oeuvres

      - Chez Clement Plonteux, A Liège 1777, 7 tomes en 7 Vol. in 8 (12,5x20,5cm), relié. - Menzione nuova edizione, notevolmente aumentato. Infatti, è stato aggiunto a questa multivolume edizione, oltre alle figure. llustrée un ritratto di Monet frontespizio del volume I e le figure da 4 Meon. Volumi II: 4 cifre Meon. Volume III: 10 figure di Monnet. Bella illustrazione, pulito e raffinato. Edizione notevolmente eseguito. Vitello pieno di ghiaccio periodo biondo. Torna Tooled sollevato. Parte del titolo marocco granato e numero del volume in pelle rossa (con ruote). Roulette e protezione della coda. Triple Net framework sul cibo. Mascella superiore fragile coda del volume I; Questo volume comprende anche un piccolo graffio con coda mancante. La mancanza di un cm prima del Volume IV. Volume III della mascella inferiore divisa coda (tre wormholes lungo la mascella). Un intoppo con la cassa d'afflusso mancanza di Volume VI. Cappello Volume VII testa fragile. Un angolo scemato Volume VII. Nonostante queste carenze, bel set di aspetto desiderabile. Anche se non può sinceramente essere descritto come importante produzione letteraria Palissot, è stato senza dubbio una figura importante nella vita letteraria del suo tempo; e le varie parti, note, commenti, lettere che incorniciano ogni commedia (il montaggio è molto ricca da questo punto di vista) sono notevoli per la vita letteraria della seconda metà del XVIII, anche per quanto riguarda il famoso litigio filosofi Palissot cui è stato originariamente attaccando oltraggiosamente nel suo dramma omonimo (probabilmente mal progettati a punto di vista drammaturgico, ma eccellente nella sua scrittura, ognuno che beffa fly). Oltre a teatro e poesia La Dunciad, i volumi contengono memorie letterarie (Dizionario di caratteri lettere), la corrispondenza con Voltaire (era protetto nella sua carriera), i critici dei suoi contemporanei (Fréron, Piron Duclos ...). Identifichiamo per la critica con gusto dai suoi contemporanei sui propri pezzi. Palissot era probabilmente un parvenu, con incredibile per polemiche e ridicolo il talento, e tanto per adulazione; questa edizione della sua opera conserva il più grande interesse per il mondo delle lettere della seconda metà del XVIII. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Mention de nouvelle édition, considérablement augmentée. Il a en effet été ajouté plusieurs volumes à cette édition, outre les figures. llustrée d'un portrait par Monet au frontispice du tome I et de 4 figures de Meon. Tomes II : 4 figures de Meon. Tome III : 10 figures par Monnet. Très belle illustration, soignée et fine. Edition remarquablement exécutée. Reliure en plein veau blond glacé d'époque. Dos à nerfs orné. Pièce de titre en maroquin grenat et de tomaison en maroquin rouge (avec roulettes). Roulette en queue et coiffe. Triple filet d'encadrement sur les plats. Mors supérieur fragile en queue du tome I ; ce tome comporte également en queue un petit accroc avec manque. Un manque d'un cm en tête du tome IV. Mors inférieur du tome III fendu en queue (trois trous de vers le long de ce mors). Un accroc avec manque au caisson de tête du tome VI. Coiffe du tome VII fragile en tête. Un coin émoussé au tome VII. Malgré ces défauts, belle série à l'aspect désirable. Bien qu'on ne saurait sans mentir qualifier d'importante la production littéraire de Palissot, celui-ci fut sans conteste une figure majeure de la vie littéraire de son époque ; ainsi les diverses pièces, notes, remarques, lettres qui encadrent chaque comédie (l'édition est fort riche de ce point de vue) sont remarquables quant à la vie littéraire de la seconde moitié du XVIII, notamment en ce qui concerne la fameuse querelle des philosophes dont Palissot fut à l'origine, les attaquant outrageusement dans sa pièce éponyme (sans doute mal conçue au point de vue dramaturgique, mais excellente dans son écriture, chaque raillerie faisant mouche). Outre le théâtre et le poème La Dunciade, les volumes contiennent les Mémoires littéraires (dictionnaire des personnages des lettres), la correspondance avec Voltaire (il en fut le protégé au début de sa carrière), les critiques de ses contemporains (Freron, Piron, Duclos...). On dénichera avec goût les critiques de ses contemporains sur ses propres pièces. Palissot fut sans doute un arriviste, avec un talent incroyable pour la polémique et la raillerie, et autant pour la flatterie ; cette édition de ses oeuvres conserve le plus grand intérêt pour le monde des Lettres de la seconde partie du XVIIIe.

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        Le philosophe anglois, ou Histoire de Monsieur Cleveland, fils naturel de Cromwel; écrite par lui-même & traduite de l'Anglois. Nouvelle édition.

      A Londres, Chez Paul Vaillant, 1777.6 volumes in-8 de XXIV-429 + 439 + 424 + 366 + 343 + 357 pages. Demi-veau blond à petits coins, dos lisses ornés de filets dorés, pièces de titre et tomaison rouge et grise. Belle condition. Illustré de 12 gravures hors-texte.

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        A dictionary, Persian, Arabic, and English. To which is prefixed a dissertation on the languages, literature, and manners of Eastern nations. Oxford, printed at the Clarendon Press, sold by J. Murray and D. Price, 1777-1780.

      1777. Folio (275 x 407 mm). 2 vols. (4), XLVIII, (16) pp. 2144 (but: 2136: skipping 441-448) cols. (4) pp., XX cols., (6) pp., 2286 cols. 19th century English calf. First edition of the first Persian-Arabic-English dictionary, edited by the orientalist Sir John Richardson (1740/41-1795). The first volume includes a dissertation on the languages, literature and manners of Eastern nations. ''An excellent work. As the first vol. or Persian, Arabic and English part was published separately, many more copies were sold than of the second or English, Persian, and Arabic. A few broken sets of the first volume being left, the booksellers were led to reprint several deficient sheets, and so with the copies left on hand of the second vol. they made up some perfect sets. But these are easily known from the original'' (Clarke), as they are printed in London in 1800. - "On 12 November 1767 [Richardson] was proposed for the Society of Antiquaries of London as of Furnival's Inn. In London he pursued both the law and the study of Arabic and Persian. In his oriental interests Richardson was much influenced by another young man, William Jones, who was already coming to be regarded as a prodigy of learning in Asian languages. With the growth of British territorial power in India the potential market for a Persian dictionary had aroused the interest of London publishers and by 1770 Jones and Richardson were working on a new version of Franciscus Meninski's 'Thesaurus linguarum orientalium', first published in 1680-87. Progress was very slow, and Jones withdrew to concentrate on his legal career, leaving the field to Richardson. Thanks to his 'ingenuity and perseverance' (memorial of A. Hamilton and G. Nicol to East India Company, 6 Feb 1776, BL OIOC, E/1/60, no. 26), an abridged version of the original project eventually appeared in two volumes in 1777 and 1780 as A Dictionary, Persian, Arabic and English. Fundamentally revised by others, notably by Charles Wilkins in 1806 and 1810, the dictionary was to have a long life, but although the company took 150 sets, there were few other subscribers and Richardson got little reward for the huge effort he had expended on it" (Marshall). - Bindings rubbed and worn, inner hinges partly split, endpapers renewed. Some staining and marginal repairs to interior; larger tears to 5 leaves, staining to both titles, ownership inscriptions partly inked out; both titles showing central repaired clipping as well as marginal strenghtening and collector's stamp. A large part of both volumes shows worming to gutter; a few leaves with repairs. Zaunmüller 189. Vater/Jülg 25. Graesse VI, 113. Cf. Brunet IV, 1285 (later ed. only, 1806-1810). Clarke, John. (1806). The Bibliographical Miscellany - Supplement, vol. 1 (London, 1806) pp. 273-274; for Richardson: Marshall, "Richardson, John [styled Sir John Richardson, ninth baronet] (1740/41-1795), orientalist", in: ODNB (online ed.).

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