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2019-08-24 15:37:17
Graham, Winston
IngramB&T. Ross Poldark 1783-1787; Demelza 1788-1790; Jeremy Poldark 1790-1791; Warleggan 1792-1793; The Black Moon 1794-1795; The Four Swans 1795-1797; The Angry Tide 1798-1799; The Stranger from the Sea 1810; The Miller's Dance 1812; The Loving Cup 1813-1815; The Twisted Sword 1815; Bella Poldark 1818 . New.
Bookseller: Ambis Enterprises LLC [U.S.A.]
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2019-08-24 08:46:39
MESSINA/Sicilia: TA., Innenstadtansicht nach dem Erdbeben 1783, 'Das erschröckliche Erdbeben in Messina, welches 1783 den 5. Hornung nach 12. Uhr Nachmittags angefangen ..', Kupferstich ( Guckkasten ) b. Kaiserlich Franziskische Akademie in Augsburg, dat. 1783, 25,2 x 38,5 Collection des Prospects. - Zeigt die zerstörte Innenstadt von Messina. Artikelnummer: 98674.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Clemens Paulusch GmbH (cpaulusch) [10178, DE]
2019-08-23 17:57:02
PUSSINO, NICOLO (POUSSIN, NICHOLAS 1594-1665) and 2nd work ALBANUS, FRANCISCUS (Francesco Albani or Albano 1578-1660) and 3rd work MANCINI, POMPEO
1783 and 1704 and 1826. Folio 16 1/2 x 12 1/2 inches, 3 volumes bound in one - leather bound in half nineteenth century calf. FIRST WORK- VITA DELLA GRAN MADRE DI DIO. 1783. Roma Venanzio Molaldini. Engraved title with vignette and 22 plates of the life of the Virgin Mary engraved by Polanzani after Poussin. COMPLETE. Good dark impressions. A scarce title. SECOND WORK - PICTURAE FRANCISCI ALBANI IN AEDE VEROSPIA 1704. Engraved title and 12 plates (2 double page) - possibly of 16 plates. Included are 8 very decorative plates of the principal Roman Gods within triangular settings. THIRD WORK - ILLUSTRAZIONE DELL'ARCO DI AUGUSTO IN FANO. Pesaro 1826. 30 pages and 7 line engraved plates (one double page). A scarce work on one of the symbols of the city of Pesaro. Also bound in without any apparent relevance are 4 engraved plates from Zurlauben Views in Switzerland. The volume appears complete as bound without anything having been removed. A sammelband or collection of three works. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Charles Russell, ABA, ILAB, est 1978 [cirencester, United Kingdom]
2019-08-21 09:44:21
George Eyre & Andrew Strahan, probaly London, 1783. The Domesday Book (Domesday Book, ser Liber Censualis Wilhelmi Primi Regis Angliae), 2 volumes, seemingly first edition [probably London George Eyre & Andrew Strahan, 1783] apparently complete (collation vol 1 A1:9G2; vol 2 A1:5X2), no title pages as issues, a few leaved mottled or darkened, overall good condition, modern half calf, spines with raised bands, gilt and lettered in gilt, folio [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: John Stockdale [Stroud, United Kingdom]
2019-08-20 05:22:30
LODGE, John.
London: Alexander Hogg, 1783. 215 x 300mm. Narrow bottom margin; a fine impression. A stylised view of the Battle of Bunker Hill, in which the British dislodged the besieging colonial forces from Bunker Hill and Breed's Hill, which threatened to blockade Boston Harbour. The casualties, particularly among officers, from three frontal assaults resulted in a Phyrric victory for the British. This view was engraved by John Lodge after George Henry Miller, for Edward Barnard's 'The New, Comprehensive and Complete History of England'. The first edition was published in 1781, while the American Revolutionary War was still being fought. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Altea Antique Maps [London, United Kingdom]
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2019-08-15 21:22:17
Venezia, 1783. Incisione in rame, colori d'epoca. Mm 323x415. Antonio Zatta (1775-1797) fu uno dei pi? importanti editori di carte geografiche del tardo XVIII secolo italiano. La sua opera costituisce un importante punto di passaggio tra la cartografia antica e moderna, pi? attenta all'accuratezza dei dettagli geografici che all'abbellimento estetico ricco di motivi mitologici o d'invenzione, come era quello dell'epoca precedente. La sua opera pi? importante Ë Atlante novissimo pubblicato tra il 1775 e il 1789, da cui Ë tratta la carta. Splendido esemplare in fascinosa forte coloritura, con ampi margini, in piano senza la consueta piega centrale, numerato 149 a mano in alto a destra. Lievi aloni ai margini inferiori. Cod 3851
Bookseller: libreria antiquaria perini Sas di Perini [Verona, VR, Italy]
2019-08-14 17:52:32
1783. Condition: Like New. Benjamin Franklin Stevens - Facsimiles of Manuscripts in European Archives relating to America 1773-1783 with Descriptions, Editorial Notes, Collations, References, and Translations. Unique American History Document Complete in 25 Volumes. This is a 1970 REPRINT of the original. Pristine condition. BECAUSE OF THE WEIGHT, THIS LOT CAN ONLY BE SENT TO U.S. ADDRESSES. The lot will be shipped by USPS Media Mail in five boxes weighing about 29 pounds each. The editor -Benjamin Franklin Stevens (February 19, 1833-March 5, 1902) was born at Barnet, Vermont, and was educated at the University of Vermont. Following college, he moved to London and worked in the book export business. He also acted as purchasing agent for various American libraries, and for about thirty years before his death was US dispatch agent at London and had charge of the mail intended for the vessels of the United States Navy serving in Atlantic or European stations. He died at Surbiton, Surrey, England, in 1902. For about thirty years, Stevens was engaged in preparing a chronological list and alphabetical index of American state papers in English, French, Dutch and Spanish archives, covering the period of the American Revolutionary War. He prepared more than 2100 facsimiles of important American historical manuscripts found in European archives and relating to the period between 1773 and 1783. Between 1889 and 1898, He published a set of 25 volumes containing the results of his research. That set reproduced in facsimile over 2100 important documents relating to the American Revolutio … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ed317 [Cherry Hill, New Jersey, US]
2019-08-11 05:33:26
Ex typographio paleariniano, Roma, 1783. In 4, cm 21 x 28,5, pp. XXVIII + 476 con 1 tavola fuori testo incisa all'acquaforte che contiene 7 immagini di caratteri tipografici e imprese tipografiche. Lieve gora a poche pagine interne ma nel complesso fresco e solido esemplare. Mezza pelleÂottocentesca con angoli e con qualche danno alla cerniera. Ex libris al contropiatto. Edizione originale e unica dedicata alla tipografia romana e laziale del quattrocento. Dedicatoria a Pio VI di Marco Palearino. Audifreddi, piemontese nativo di Saorgio, vesti' il saio domenicano. Fu letterato, astronomo e bibliotecario della Casanatense. Si acclude un Supplementum ad catalogum . romanorum editionum saeculi XV. opera di Giovanni Bresciano, pubblicato a Parigi nel 1896 (pp. 32). Besterman, 5149. Brunet, I, 551. Graesse, I, 251 LAT
Bookseller: Coenobium Libreria antiquaria [Asti, Italy]
2019-08-09 22:33:38
Washington Irving
1783. One of 2000 published, this first edition first printing is in a Riviere fine binding as shown.Very good condition as shown in photographs. All original, all complete. Boards secure. Gilt bright. 4-3.8"x 6-7/8. Includes fold out map of New Amsterdam (follows preface) which is in pristine condition. We carefully photograph our items so that you can review details of condition. After your review of the photos, please ask any questions or request additional photos from us so that you can make the best buying decision. Thanks! A History of New York, From the Beginning of the World to the Dutch Dynasty, Containing Among Many Surprising and Curious Matters, the Unutterable Ponderings of Walter the Doubter, the Disastrous Projects of William the Testy, and the Chivalric Achievements of Peter the Headstrong, t he three Dutch Governors of New Amsterdam; being the only Authentic History of the Times that ever hath been, or will be Published By Washington Irving (1783-1859), writing as "Diedrich Knickerbocker" 1809 First Edition, First Printing New York: Inskeep & Bradford; Philadelphia: Bradford & Inskeep; Boston: Wm M'Ilhenney; Baltimore: Coale & Thomas; Charleston: Morford, Willington & Co. One of 2,000 published, first edition first printing. In Riviere Binding. Included on the Grolier One Hundred List (famous in English literature) From the library of Harold Murdock (1862-1934), a Boston banker, bibliophile, book collector, student of the American revolution and later the Director of Harvard University Press. (per morocco bookplate "Omnia Pro Bono H.M."). Subsequently, from … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: BestOldBooksMagsMusic (bone135coin) [Lincoln, Nebraska, US]
2019-08-06 21:59:27
Fresnoy, Charles Alphonse du.
1783. Printed by A. Ward, and sold by J. Dodsley, T. Cadell, [et al.]: York, 1783. 4to, contemporary full speckled calf, backstrip decorated in gilt, gilt-lettered black morocco backstrip label. [iii]-xix, [iii], 213, [1(errata)], [1(ads)] pp. Bookplates of Ham Court and Harrison Hayford. Rubbed, old hinge repairs, lacking half-title, minor worming at gutter of preliminary leaves, occasional foxing; a very respectable association copy. § First Edition of this translation. Charles Alphonse du Fresnoy ( 1611-1665) had a modestly successful career as a painter but is best remembered for his Latin poem De arte graphica, which he wrote while studying art in Italy and which was first published in Paris in 1684 by his friend and fellow -artist Pierre Mignard. As EB 11 states, the work "embodied his observations on the art of painting; it may be termed a critical treatise on the practice of the art with general advice to students. The precepts are sound according to the standard of his time; the poetical merits slender enough." The poem was soon translated into French; the elderly John Dryden later rendered it in English prose. William Mason (1725-1797), poet and crony of Thomas Gray and Horace Walpole, labored for some years on this new version in English heroic couplets. This edition includes a poetic dedication from Mason to Sir Joshua Reynolds (who had urged him to revise and publish the work), an interesting critical preface by Mason, a brief biography of Du Fresnoy by Thomas Birch, the poem itself in both English and Latin, copious notes by Mason and Reynolds, some comments b … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: John Windle Antiquarian Bookseller [U.S.A.]
2019-08-06 21:12:03
La Vallière, Duc de. De Bure, Guillaume, Fils Aîné
1783. Paris: chez Guillaume de Bure fils aîné, 1783. 3 vols., 8vo, lxiv, 71 (additions), 602; 758; 388, 376, 92, x, 90 pp. Frontispiece portrait, one folding engraved plate, and four facsimile plates.Modern boards, a good set set with the Supplement to volume I and priced throughout in ink in a contemporary hand. § First edition of this important collection which sold for a staggeringly high price. A second part of the catalogue appeared in 1788, in 6 volumes. Jonathan Hill notes of one of his sets: "the celebrated catalogue of the first part of the most important book and manuscript collection of the 18th century. The catalogue, prepared by De Bure and Van Praet, contains MSS., noteworthy incunabula, and books printed on vellum or large paper. Their descriptions influenced French and English book collectors and bibliographers for several generations. The sale, consisting of 5668 lots, made the enormous sum of 464,677 liv. 8 s. "The manuscripts constitute an amazing collection of early French poetry and romances."-Taylor, Book Catalogues, p. 248... Brunet, II, 554. Peignot, pp. 128-29. Pollard & Ehrman no. 297.".
Bookseller: John Windle Antiquarian Bookseller [U.S.A.]
2019-08-05 21:22:58
LE CLERC, Nicolas-Gabriel.
1783. Atlas volume only (494 × 328 mm), without the six 4to volumes of text; 37 engraved plates, most folding, after Mikhail Makhaev, and 16 letterpress tables; lacking plate no. 19 (‘La ville de Cazan’); some light unobtrusive spotting, paper repair to pl. 11, a few small marginal dampstains to plates; early nineteenth-century English half calf, spine lettered ‘Russia’ in gilt, marbled paper sides, rubbed with some wear to extremities; bookplate of A. G. Cross to front pastedown. The atlas volume for Le Clerc’s sweeping, encyclopaedic view of eighteenth-century Russia, including over a dozen stunning views of St Petersburg and its surroundings based on earlier views by Mikhail Makhaev (1718–1770; see Gollerbakh, Istoriia graviury v Rossii, p. 54), some of the earliest accurate representations of the Russian capital. ‘Unlike some of the early maps of the city, which are idealistic projections into the future, Makhaev’s views—some of which come in two parts—are considered the earliest faithful documentation of eighteenth-century St. Petersburg and have proved useful in architectural restoration campaigns’ (Vincent Giroud, St. Petersburg: A Portrait of a Great City, Beinecke Library exhibition catalogue, 2003, p. 18). Nicolas-Gabriel Le Clerc (1726–1798) was a diplomat, historian, and doctor with close ties to both the French and Russian aristocracy, and whose Histoire physique was born out of over twenty years living and practising medicine in Russia. The work was beautifully produced and well-received, but ruffled feathers in high places: ‘Dans son ouvrage Le Clerc stigmati … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Simon Beattie ABA ILAB [Chesham, United Kingdom]
2019-08-04 10:22:13
Venezia, 1783. Incisione in rame, colori d'epoca, mm 310x405. Antonio Zatta (1775-1797) fu uno dei pi? importanti editori di carte geografiche del tardo XVIII secolo italiano. La sua opera costituisce un importante punto di passaggio tra la cartografia antica e moderna, pi? attenta all'accuratezza dei dettagli geografici che all'abbellimento estetico ricco di motivi mitologici o d'invenzione, come era quello dell'epoca precedente. La sua opera pi? importante Ë Atlante novissimo pubblicato tra il 1775 e il 1789, da cui Ë tratta la carta. Splendido esemplare in fascinosa forte coloritura, con ampi margini, in piano senza la consueta piega centrale, numerato 108 a mano in alto a destra. Lievi aloni ai margini inferiori. Cod 3854
Bookseller: libreria antiquaria perini Sas di Perini [Verona, VR, Italy]
2019-08-02 13:38:39
Upsala, Johan Edman, 1783. 8vo. In contemporary half calf with five raised bands, spine with gilt lettering and ornamentation. Ex-libris pasted on to pasted down front end-paper. Light wear to extremities, internally fine and clean. (24), 366, (10) pp. ¶ First Swedish translation of the official account of Cook's second voyage and Georg Forster's unofficial Voyage round the World.<br><br>"Cook earned his place in history by opening up the Pacific to western civilization and by the foundation of British Australia. The world was given for the first time an essentially complete knowledge of the Pacific Ocean and Australia, and Cook proved once and for all that there was no great southern continent, as had always been believed. He also suggested the existence of antarctic land in the southern ice ring, a fact which was not proved until the explorations of the nineteenth century" (Printing and the Mind of Man p.135). <br><br>"The success of Cook's first voyage led the Admiralty to send him on a second expedition, described in the present work, which was to circumnavigate the globe as far south as possible in search of any southern continents. The men of this expedition became the first to cross the Antarctic Circle. Further visits were made to New Zealand, and on two great sweeps Cook made an astonishing series of discoveries and rediscoveries including Easter Island, the Marquesas, Tahiti and the Society Islands, Niue, the Tonga Islands, the New Hebrides, New Caledonia, Norfolk Island, […] Cook discovered and charted South Georgia, after which he called at Cape Town, St. Helena … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Lynge & Søn ILAB-ABF [Copenhagen, Denmark]
2019-08-01 15:33:50
Johnson, Samuel. 1709 - 1784]. Potter, R[obert. 1721 - 1804]. Pindar
London: Printed for J. Dodsley, Pall-Mall, 1783. 1st Edition. Cf. Courtney, p. 139. [4], 50 pp. Volume concludes with a verse translation of Pindar's Ninth Pythian ode. Copperplate frontis of Gray, engraved by R. Smith. 4to. Bound in a later maroon half-calf binding with marbled paper boards. Volume rebacked to style. Bookplate shadow to front paste-down. Period pos [T. Cantley?] to half-title & title page. Usual hint of age-toning to paper. A VG - VG+ copy. Item #47403 A relatively uncommon piece of Johnsoniana, last at auction in 1974. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Tavistock Books, ABAA [Alameda, CA, U.S.A.]
2019-08-01 10:34:12
ŒUVRES CHOISIES DE L'ABBÉ PREVOST Amsterdam et Paris, Rue et Hôtel Serpente 1783-1785 35 volumes, grands in-8 reliés en plein veau d'époque, dos lisses ornés, pièces de titre et de tomaisons en maroquin vert et rouge. Ensemble bien complet des 35 premiers volumes parus (sur 39) avec les gravures de MARILLIER dans leur ensemble. Contenu : Vol. 1 - 3: mémoires et aventures d'un homme de qualité. Vol. 4 - 7: Histoire de Cleveland. Vol. 8 - 10: Le Doyen de Killerine. Vol. 11: Histoire d'une Grecque moderne. Vol. 12: Campagnes philosophiques ou mémoires de M. de Montcal, aide-de-camp du Maréchal de Schomberg, contenant l'Histoire de la Guerre d'Irlande. Vol. 13: Histoire de la jeunesse du Commandeur de *** ou Mémoires pour servir à l'Histoire de Malte. Vol. 14: Histoire de Marguerite D'Anjou, Reine d'Angleterre. Vol. 15: Voyages du Capitaine Robert Lade, en différentes parties de l'Afrique, de l'Asie et de l'Amérique. Vol. 16: Histoire de Guillaume Le Conquérant, Duc de Normandie et Roi d'Angleterre. Vol. 17 - 18: Pamela ou la vertu récompensée, traduit de l'anglais. Vol. 19 - 24: Lettres anglaises ou Histoire de Miss Clarisse Harlowe, augmentée de l'éloge de Richardson, des lettres posthumes & du testament de Clarisse. Vol. 25 - 28: Nouvelles lettres anglaises ou Histoire du Chevalier Grandisson. Vol. 29: Le Monde moral ou Mémoires pour servir à l'Histoire du Cœur humain. Vol. 30 - 32: Mémoires pour servir à l'Histoire de la Vertu, extraits du Journal d'une jeune Dame. Vol. 33: Mémoires d'un honnête Homme + Tout pour l'Amour, ou la Mort d'Antoine et de Cléopâtre. Vol. 34: Almor … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: arcanes400 [PARIS, FR]
2019-07-30 10:20:28
Mirabeau, Honore-Gabriel Riqueti, Comte de
"Rome" (actually Neuchatel, Switzerland): "De l'Imprimerie du Vatican" (Francois Mallet), 1783. First Edition. First edition. iv, 192 pp. Original red boards, spine lettered in gilt. Very Good with light wear to boards and foxing. British publisher, novelist, book collector and bibliographer Michael Sadleir's copy with his small bookplate on paste down. A rare work of erotica, written in prison in Paris while the author was sentenced to die for "abduction and seduction." Erika Delbecque, Special Collections Librarian at University of Reading writes of this book: Organised by different sexual practices and perversions into eleven chapters, including topics such as bestiality ('Béhéma'), female homosexuality ('L'Anandryne') and nymphomania ('La Linguanmanie'), it purports to offer a history of human sexual behaviour. Mirabeau draws on quotes from the Bible and ancient sources to provide historical examples of each sexual practice, and attacks the corruption of the clergy and the aristocracy in the process. Very Good.
Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books [US]
2019-07-27 06:31:05
COOK, James.) LEDYARD, John.
Hartford: Nathaniel Patten, 1783. Octavo (167 x 112 mm). Contemporary sheep, titles to red morocco label to spine in blind, spine in compartments with raised bands. Housed in a custom orange morocco solander box, spine lettered and tooled in gilt. Early inscription to front free endpaper, "Property of Chichester Library No. 62", annotated below in a second hand "No 62 6J". Front board a little bowed, scuffs and wear to covers, marks and foxing to contents; a very good copy. First edition of this notable Cook rarity—the first American account of Cook's third voyage, and the first American book to describe Hawaii, which preceded publication of the official London account by more than a year—presented here in an appealing plain trade binding of the period. "This was not only the first American book on the Northwest coast [of America], but also probably the first American book on Hawaii" (Streeter). Stab holes are visible at the majority of gatherings, and Forbes notes that: "The book was first issued in parts with blue grey part wrappers as follows: Part I, pages 1-80 [as our copy]; Part II, pages 81-160; Part III, pages 161-208" and goes on to say that "not all copies were first issued thus in their entirety. Copies may in fact have only the first and second parts of the text, which show evidence of a part issue". This copy, like virtually all others, does not have the rare map and it is now accepted that it was not generally issued; a census of copies at auction with the map, drawn up by PBA Galleries in 2008, lists only three: George Brinley (1879), William C. Braislin (192 … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA/ ILAB. [London, United Kingdom]
2019-07-26 20:34:10
ELLIS, William.
London: G. Robinson; J. Sewell; and J. Debrett, 1783. 2 volumes, octavo (213 x 130 mm). Contemporary mottled calf sometime neatly rebacked with the original smooth spines laid down, corners refurbished, decorative gilt spines, dark red and green morocco twin labels, sides with gilt lozenge-and-dot roll border, "Gloster pattern" marbled endpapers. Contemporary octagonal ticket of the London stationer and bookbinder James Black, his address given as 150 Leadenhall Street (Ramsden listing him but giving the address as 9 York Street, Covent Garden); Exeter Working Papers in Book History note this as the address of his ?brother, Alexander Black, in 1799. Covers lightly rubbed and with a few abrasions, a little wear to head and tail of spines, scattered foxing, closed-tear across leaf M8 neatly repaired, old glue stains at N8 verso and O1 recto. An attractive set. Bound without half-titles. Engraved folding chart showing the tracks of Resolution and Discovery and 21 engraved plates by Scott, Walker, Heath and Collyer after Ellis. Second edition, following the first of the preceding year. Ellis's narrative predates the official account of Cook's last voyage by two years, breaching the Admiralty's prohibition on any unauthorized accounts. However, finding himself in straitened circumstances Ellis decided to follow the lead of John Rickman, second lieutenant on the Discovery, whose Journal of Captain Cook's Last Voyage appeared in 1781, and sold his version to a London bookseller, in this case George Robinson, one of the leading publishers of the day. "William Ellis, a surgeon's mat … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA/ ILAB. [London, United Kingdom]
2019-07-25 16:24:02
Madrid, Antonio de Sancha, 1783-1784, las 3 obras en un volumen, 27 x 18,5 cm., encuadernación en pasta española del Siglo XIX con leves pérdidas de piel, XL + 481 págs. = XVI + XXXII + 112 págs. = VI págs. + 1 hoja + 68 págs. (Bella edición. Los Apéndices a la Crónica del Condestable Don Álvaro de Luna ocupan las páginas 397 a 481).
Bookseller: Librería Anticuaria Antonio Mateos [Malaga, Spain]
2019-07-24 13:22:30
SAINT-CYR Alexis Frederic Léonard Le Comte de
1783. avec la Relation raisonée des Principales Expéditions Militaires de ces Peuples Guerriers; 4to. Forty-eight plates. Small paper fault to the fore-margin of one plate, minimal loss, some light browning, otherwise very good indeed in contemporary mottled calf, just a little rubbed at the extremities, spine gilt in compartments, raised bands. xx, 294pp. Chez Lottin l'aîné. [&] Cellot., Paris, Uncommon, two copies only on OCLC - Society of the Cincinatti and Niedersachsische Bibliothek, KVK locates the latter copy and a further copy at the Herzog-August-Biblkiothek in Wolfbüttel. Dedicated to ?Monsieur, Frère du Roi?, Saint-Cyr explains that his work is ?Un Ouvrage dont l'objet est l'instruction de la jeune Noblesse Militaire? An analysis of the Military Art of the Ancients based on the principle that ?Les Anciens sont nos Maîtres, & ce sont eux qui nous ont donné les premières leçons d'un Art que nous avons perfectionné? A highly attractive copy of an unusual and interesting work. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Maggs Bros. Ltd ABA, ILAB, PBFA, BA [London, United Kingdom]
2019-07-24 13:22:30
SAINT-CYR Alexis Frederic Léonard Le Comte de
avec la Relation raisonée des Principales Expéditions Militaires de ces Peuples Guerriers;.. 4to. Forty-eight plates. Small paper fault to the fore-margin of one plate, minimal loss, some light browning, otherwise very good indeed in contemporary mottled calf, just a little rubbed at the extremities, spine gilt in compartments, raised bands. xx, 294pp. Chez Lottin l'aîné... [&] Cellot..., Paris,
Bookseller: Maggs Bros. Ltd. [U.K.]
2019-07-24 08:52:15
Bookseller: art-collector-cat [Barcelona, Cataluña, ES]
2019-07-24 06:44:45
1783. "Veduta tratta da ""Atlante con le LI grandi tavole incise da Antonio Zaballi"" che era unito al volume ""Istoria de' fenomeni del tremoto avvenuto nelle Calabrie, e nel Valdemone nell'anno 1783 posta in luce dalla Reale Accademia delle Scienze, e delle Belle Lettere di Napoli"" di Michele Sarcone e altri. Incisa in rame da Zaballi su disegno di Ignazio Stile. Acquaforte, in ottime condizioni." "View taken from ""Atlante con le LI grandi tavole incise da Antonio Zaballi"" separate volume of ""Storia de' fenomeni del tremuoto avvenuto nelle Calabrie e nel Valdemone nell' anno 1783"". Etching, in very good conditions."
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquarius [IT]
2019-07-22 15:50:50
Bookseller: Arte & Antigüedades Riera [Barcelona, BCN, Spain]
2019-07-22 08:33:24
Desrais, Claude-Louis und Denis
Paris, Jacques Chereau, 1783. Condition: Gut. Viele weitere alte Landkarten, Graphiken und antiquarische Bücher in unserem ebay-shop! Wir kaufen auch an! Desrais, Claude-Louis und Denis: Globe Aerostatique Dedie a Monsieur Charles - Cette Machine est reresenté ici selevant pour la seconde fois au milieu de la Prairie de Nesle... Paris, Jacques Chereau 1783. original altkolorierter Kupferstich von ca. 1783 -- EUR 506,00 Versandkostenfrei innerhalb Deutschlands (Bestell-Nr: 109224) Many more antique maps, prints and books in our ebay-shop! Plus de gravures dans notre ebay-shop! Abbildungen Aufgenommen mit whBOOK Sicheres Bestellen - Order-Control geprüft! Artikel eingestellt mit dem w+h GmbH eBay-Service Daten und Bilder powered by Buchfreund (2019-06-28).
Bookseller: Antike Original-Graphik (antiquariat-voelkel) [Seubersdorf, DE]
2019-07-21 22:12:19
1783. The Prints CollectorOriginal Antique Maps and Prints ABOUT US VISIT OUR STORE Antique Book-Nieuwe atlas der stad Amsterdam-AMSTERDAM-ARCHITECTURE-Fouquet-1783 Author: Fouquet, Pierre Jr. Title: Nieuwe atlas, van de voornaamste gebouwen en gezigten der stad Amsterdam, Met derzelver beknopte beschrijvingen.Impressum: Amsterdam: D.J. Changuion & P. den Hengst, 1783. 1st edition.Subject(s): Amsterdam, Architecture.Dimensions ca. 28 x 38 cm. (ca. 11 x 15 inch). Folio.Collation: [unpaginated].Double-page engraved city plan and 102 double-page engraved views and cityscapes. Engraved by: Liender, Paul van; Fokke, Simon; Jacobsz, Caspar Philips; Schoute, H.. After: Schouten, H.P.; Vinkeles, R.; Beyer, Jan de & Vlaaming, J. de.2 volumes. 27+36 sheets of text (mostly after Wagenaar's Geschiedenis van Amsterdam).Bibliography: Nijhoff/Van Hattum 11.Rare first edition of these famous townscapes of Amsterdam by the artist and art dealer Pierre Fouquet Jr. (1729-1800), bound, as usual, in two volumes with two newly added unnumbered plates. Originally the plates were published separately, the first series of 10 townscapes having been issued in 1760-61 engraved by Paul van Liender and Simon Fokke after the drawings by the well-known engraver of town- and landscapes Jan de Beyer (plates nr. 4, 10, 12, 15, 45, 50, 61, 72, 52-3), followed in 1764-68 by a series of 12 scapes by Caspar Philips Jacobsz. (plates nr. 20, 22, 17-9, 21, 9, 23-4, 8, 73, 75), who also engraved the plates after J. de Vlaaming in 1768-69 (plates 27,14). The latest dated plate is from 1771 by C. Philips Jacobsz. (pla … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector Antique Prints (theprintscollector) [Zeeland, NL]
2019-07-19 18:05:25
ZANNOWICH Stefano( pseudonyme Stiepan-Annibale d'Albanie, prince Castriotto d'Albanie) - ABDÜLHAMID I, sultan of the Turks
1783 (1) - 1782 (2-3-4) St. Petersbourg (1), s.l. (2), Londres (3) et Rome (4) Imprimerie de l'Académie Impériale (1), sans éditeur (2), sans éditeur (3), Aux dépens de la Congrégation de l'Index (4). 17 x 11 cm (in-8°) - (1) [2]-viii-119pgs / (2) [6]-16-96pgs / (3) 74 pgs/ (4) 27 pgs - relié demi-basanne, plats en papier marblé, dos lisse avec pièce de titre, filets en haut et en bas du dos, titre et date estampés en or - ex-libris - papier parfois un peu pauvre, quelques pages brunâtre - en tout très bon exemplaire - pour (1) et (2) voir la bibliographie de Watzlawick XXVIII.1. et XXVII.1., partie (3) est anonyme , pas dans Watzlawick ou Barbier ( (1) voir Conlon Le siècle des lumières XX p 425 , (2) Brunet I p 1634-1635) [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: A. Van Zaelen antiquariaat [MECHELEN, Belgium]
2019-07-18 18:44:04
à Paris: 1783. DOUAY - Histoire généalogique des branches de la maison de Béthune, existantes en Flandre et en Artois, et connues pendant plusieurs siecles sous le nom de Desplanques [...] DOUAY Histoire généalogique des branches de la maison de Béthune, existantes en Flandre et en Artois, et connues pendant plusieurs siecles sous le nom de Desplanques [...] S.n., à Paris 1783, petit in-folio (23x37,5cm), iv, ix, 162 (2) (2) 269p., relié. Edition originale rare, et unique édition de cet ouvrage. Illustrée de nombreux tableaux, d'une grande planche dépliante figurant la généalogie blasonnée des Desplanques, des figures de blason in-texte, et particularité notable de ce livre, 15 portraits en médaillon "au physionotrace" (procédé inventé par Louis Chrétien et developpé par Edmé Quenedey dans le genre de la gravure au lavis dont on retrouve les signatures au bas des portraits avec la date et le lieu de leur réalisation). On notera également la présence d'un supplément de 4 pages avec une planche de blasons sur papier fin bleuté.Reliure en demi basane blonde légèrement postérieure. Dos lisse orné de 4 fers et de roulettes. Titre doré. Un accroc en tête avec manque. Restauration feuillets 3 et 4 en marge, en raison d'une mouillure. Bordures externe et basse avec accrocs.Ex-libris aux armes du XIXe : ancienne bibliothèque du château du Plessis-Brion.Ainsi que l'annonce l'avertissement, le propos de l'auteur n'est pas d'établir l'histoire de la maison de Bethune, déjà rédigée par Du Chesne, mais de démontrer par toutes les preuves à sa disposition que les Desplanques descendent di … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Livres Anciens Gravures Feu Follet (livresetgravures) [FRA, FR]
2019-07-17 19:34:23
Cesar-Francois Cassini de Thery
Paris: J. Ch. Desaint, 1783. Minor rubbing & moderate edge wear to boards which I have a slight inward bow. Corners bumped & split. Page edges & title page browned & pages show some age related rippling. map is a little browned around the edges with some light chipping & a small tear to one fold. Large 4to, 207pp. Large (62 x 69 cm) folding engraved map. Calf-backed marbled boards, spine gilt, green morocco lettering on spine. First edition. Rare. Cassini de Thury (1714-84) is most famous for his cartographical work, which resulted in the first modern map of France. The maps show the meridian of the Royal Observatory, it's perpendicular and the principal triangles, constructed on seventeen bases. This is his final work on the subject. Thank you for looking at this listing from York Military Books. Buy with confidence: -All our books are carefully & accurately described -We always use suitable protective packaging -We post on most days -We will always offer a full money back refund if you are not completely satisfied. -We combine postage abroad wherever possible, making multiple purchases even better value for money. -We offer top quality customer service - please see our feedback MilitaryBooksYork is the ebay account of York Military Books. We are an experienced and reliable online specialist in all types of Military, Militaria, Naval & Aviation Books. We will continue to offer other interesting books as they arise. We have been in the book business for over a decade now and have been collecting Military books for more than 30 years. As collectors we appreciate that our cu … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: York Military Books (militarybooksyork) [York, GB]
2019-07-13 08:08:26
Broadside; Taxation; Massachusetts
1783. A Massachusetts Tax to Defray the Cost of the Revolutionary War [Broadside]. [Taxation]. [Massachusetts]. Commonwealth of Massachusetts. (Tax No 3.). Boston, June, 1783. 16" x 10" broadside, amount of assessed tax and date added in manuscript by Thomas Ivers, treasurer and receiver-general of Massachusetts, his signature, dated October 1, 1783, below text. Mounted on linen, lightly browned, some edgewear, sections lacking from corners and along fold lines with minor loss to text. A rare item. ,000. * This broadside is, in effect, a warrant to collect unpaid taxes. In this particular case, an amount of four pounds and four shillings to be collected by the constable or collector in the town of Leverett, Massachusetts. According to Ford, this broadside was printed in June of 1783, at a time when the Commonwealth was trying to pay down expenses associated with the war. Financial hardship from the war would persist long after the conflict with Great Britain ended, and the Commonwealth applied sustained pressure to collect revenue from its cities and towns. Interestingly, this prophetic broadside foretells Shays's Rebellion, in that just three years later perceived economic and taxation inequities prompted rural central and western Massachusetts such as Leverett to rise up in a series of historic protests against the Commonwealth. No copies listed on OCLC. Ford, Broadsides & Ballads &c. Printed in Massachusetts 1639-1800 2371.
Bookseller: lawbook exchange (intrepidbooks) [Clark, New Jersey, US]
2019-07-13 06:27:03
à Paris: 1783. POMMEREUL Jean-François & CREBILLON (DIT CREBILLON PèRE) Prosper Jolyot de|& VOLTAIRE - Contes théologiques, suivis des Litanies des catholiques du dix-huitième siècle, et de Poésies érotico-philosophiques, ou Recueil presque édifiant POMMEREUL Jean-François & CREBILLON (DIT CREBILLON PèRE) Prosper Jolyot de|& VOLTAIRE Contes théologiques, suivis des Litanies des catholiques du dix-huitième siècle, et de Poésies érotico-philosophiques, ou Recueil presque édifiant De l'imprimerie de la Sorbone, à Paris 1783, In 8 (13x21cm), 303pp., relié. Edition originale, assez rare.Reliure en plein veau blond Début XXe, beau pastiche d'une reliure d'époque. Dos à nerfs orné. Triple filet d'encadrement sur les plats. Pièce de titre en maroquin rouge. Dentelle intérieure et roulette sur les coupes. Papier de garde XVIIIe conservé. La marge basse de la page de titre, manquante (on a ôté le nom du propriétaire), a été comblée d'un papier moderne. Un trou en marge basse droite sur les p. 301 et 302. Une amusante annotation ancienne (probablement du XVIIIè) à l'encre dans la marge inférieure de l'avertissement de l'éditeur : "foutu sot".Recueil de poésies satiriques et érotiques que l'on doit à un certain Busca (certaines pièces sont de lui), lequel, selon Barbier (Dict. des ouvrages anonymes) est le futur général Pommereul, au service de Bonaparte. Nombreuses des poésies sont signées Boufflers, Voltaire. L'ouvrage est divisé en trois parties, ainsi que l'annonce le titre. On y compte plusieurs chansons. A noter que les contes théologiques ne le sont que parce qu'ils mettent en s … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Livres Anciens Gravures Feu Follet (livresetgravures) [FRA, FR]
2019-07-12 21:25:13
Paris: 1783. GUYS Pierre-Augustin - Voyage littéraire de la Grèce, ou Lettres sur les Grecs, anciens et modernes, avec un parallèle de leurs moeurs GUYS Pierre-Augustin Voyage littéraire de la Grèce, ou Lettres sur les Grecs, anciens et modernes, avec un parallèle de leurs moeurs Chez la veuve Duchesne, Paris 1783, in-8 (12,5x19,5cm), (4) viij ; 527pp. et (4) 382pp. et (4) 373pp. et (4) 240pp. [mal pag. 140pp.], 4 volumes reliés. Troisième édition illustrée de 10 planches hors-texte dont un frontispice de Dalbou d'après Hoüel, 5 planches hors-texte de Laurent d'après Favray et 4 planches hors-texte dépliantes de Laurent d'après Massit. Les trois premiers volumes contiennent toutes les lettres sur la Grèce, le dernier renferme d'autre opuscules de l'auteur : Essais sur les Elégies de Tibulle (suivis de la traduction de ces dernières), Les Saisons et Poésies légères.Nombreux bandeaux et culs-de-lampe floraux (corbeilles de fleurs, œillets...).Reliure en plein veau blond marbré de l'époque. Dos lisses ornés de pièces de titre et de tomaison de maroquin vert, de petits fleurons floraux dorés, ainsi que d'une dentelle dorée en queue. Triples encadrements dorés sur les plats. Toutes tranches marbrées. Coiffe de tête du premier tome arasée. Quelques trous de ver sur les dos des deuxième et troisième volumes. Mors de queue fendue sur le premier volume. Six coins émoussés. Epidermures. Quelques pâles mouillures angulaires. Un travail de vers portant atteinte à tout le coin inférieur droit du troisième volume. Bel aspect de l'exemplaire.Plus large que ne le paraît son titre, le Voyag … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Livres Anciens Gravures Feu Follet (livresetgravures) [FRA, FR]
2019-07-11 20:57:56
Pepoli, Alessandro Ercole, conte.
Dalla Stamperia Reale, Parma, 1783. First edition and sole Bodoni printing. Pepoli (1757?96) was a Venetian dramatist, librettist, and founder of the Tipografia Pepoliana; here, he offers four tragedies featuring historical characters. This "bel libro" (per Brooks) is adorned with numerous engraved head- and tailpieces. In addition, Cleonice includes => oversized, folding scores for four songs (with nine parts, the melody being accompanied by horns, oboe, violins, viola, percussion, and bass), composed by Carlo Bossi of Ferrara. Provenance: Front pastedown with bookplates of Brian Douglas Stilwell and Robert Wayne Stilwell; front free endpaper with inked inscription: "Dono del mio amico Stratico," dated 1792. Stratico may well have been Simone Stratico, professor of mathematics, nautical science, and hydraulics, and from 1772 librarian, at the University of Padua. Searches of NUC and WorldCat locate only three U.S. libraries reporting ownership (Rochester Institute of Technology, Duke, Harvard). 8vo (23.7 cm, 9.33"). xvi, 419, [1] pp.; 4 fold. ff. (music). Brooks 237. Not in Brunet, not in Graesse. Contemporary brown calf?backed tan paper?covered boards, spine with gilt-ruled raised bands and gilt-stamped leather title-label; sides lightly scuffed, spine foot with traces of a now-absent label. Endpapers with bookplates and inscription as above, and with pencilled reference notes. One leaf with short tear from lower margin, possibly started as a paper flaw. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: SessaBks (ABAA, ILAB) [Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.]
2019-07-10 12:44:25
chez la Nouvelle Société typographique,, Berne, 1783. Cm. 21,5, pp. xvi, 200. Legatura strettamente coeva d'attesa in carta colori senape con titoli manoscritti al dorso. Solo qualche piccola mancanza marginale alla coperta, peraltro esemplare genuino ed in barbe. Ben conservato. Seconda edizione della traduzione francese, rara al pari della prima del 1782. Si tratta del diario di bordo di Henri Zimmermann che s'imbarcò nel 1776 sulla corvetta "Découverte" nel terzo viaggio intorno al mondo intrapreso da Cook. Nonostante fosse consapevole della proibizione di tenere qualsiasi forma di nota scritta o di diario Zimmermann, in tutta segretezza, annotò i fatti salienti del viaggio ed in particolare gli avvenimenti che portarono alla morte del Capitano Cook. Al suo ritorno in patria, diede alle stampe questa relazione che apparve in lingua tedesca nel 1781. Cfr. Sabin, 106346.
Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Benacense [riva del garda, Italy]
2019-07-09 18:55:15
Lonitzer, Adam
Augsburg, Verlag der Wolffischen Buchhandlung, 1783. Groß-4°. 33 cm. [4] Blatt, 750, [12] Blatt Register, Zwischentitel, [3] Blatt, 136 Seiten. Ganzlederband der Zeit mit goldgeprägtem floralem Buchschmuck auf dem Rücken. Adam Lonitzer (Lonicerus), geboren am 10. Oktober 1528 in Marburg; gestorben am 29. Mai 1586 in Frankfurt am Main. Naturforscher, Arzt und Botaniker. 27. und letzte Ausgabe des berühmten Kräuterbuches mit ca. 800 Textholzschnitten. VD18 14828324-001. Graesse, Tresor de livres rares et precieux Tome 4, 256. Oberes Kapital erneuert, Einband und Blätter mit kleinen Wurmlöchern, ohne das meist fehlende weisse Blatt (S. 567/568), Blätter teils mit geringen Randläsuren, kleinen Einrissen, kleine Randausrisse (teils mit geringem Textverlust), Innendeckel, Vorsätze und Titel mit kleinen Besitzer- und Bibliotheksstempeln. Gutes Exemplar Versand D: 4,90 EUR Botanik / botany; Kräuter / herbs
Bookseller: Antiquariat Lenzen GbR [Germany]
2019-07-09 17:14:21
[München], 1783. ca. 33 x 57 cm. Kalligrafierte Tinte auf Pergament., Lehrbrief für den Gärtner Nicolaus Leurer, 1783|Zeugnis und Lehrbrief für einen Gärtner|Zeugnis und Lehrbrief für einen Gärtner|Zeugnis und Lehrbrief für einen Gärtner|Zeugnis und Lehrbrief für einen Gärtner|Zeugnis und Lehrbrief für einen Gärtner-linke Hälfte|Zeugnis und Lehrbrief für einen Gärtner-Mittelkartusche|Zeugnis und Lehrbrief für einen Gärtner-rechte HälfteRestauratorisch stabilisierter Originalzustand. sowie einem kleineren Fehlteil rechts oben mit Teilverlust des Spruchbandes. Einige Einrisse und Flecken unterschiedlicher Konsistenz. Text und Unterschrift verblichen, teils nur schwer zu entziffern. Plica, Das kalligrafierte Dokument ist trotz des geblichenen Zustandes sehr dekorativ. Das im oberen Teil mittig gezeichnete Abtswappen mit darunter abgebildetem Klosterbau wird links und rechts durch ein Band eingerahmt, das im bayerischen Rautenrahmen leicht geschwungen nach links und rechts laufend jeweils 6 Sternzeichen zeigt. Am linken und rechten Rand Abbildung von jeweils zwei durch allegorische weibliche Figuren dargestellte Tugenden Justitia/Fortitudo und Prudentia/Temperantia. Darunter jeweils eine Kartusche mit Sinnspruch links "Schlagt mich schon das Unglick nider, tröst mich doch die Hoffnung wider" und rechts "Wie dass Schiff ist in dem Meer, Es fährt glick und unglick her". Die Plica ist reich illustriert: mittig eine Arche Noah mit Taube und Ölzweig, links und rechts Jagdszenen (die linke mit Eck- Fehlteil) auf Schwarz- und Rotwild.Plica mittig zur Durchführung des Siegelbandes ges … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Bibliotheca Botanica - Das deutsche Gartenbuch-Antiquariat [Germany]
2019-07-09 15:56:10
Maximilian von Bethüne
Zürich, bey Orell, Geßner, Fueßli und Compagnie, 1783. Condition: Gut. Gutes festes Exemplar, lediglich die Ecken etwas bestoßen. Alle sieben Bände, komplett in drei Bänden. Artikeldetails Denkwürdigkeiten Maximilian von Bethüne, Herzogs von Sülly.(7 Bände in 3 Bänden) Maximilian von Bethüne, Nach der neuesten und vollständigsten französischen Ausgabe übersetzt, 7 Bände in 3 Bänden KOMPLETT, Zürich, bey Orell, Geßner, Fueßli und Compagnie, 1783 - 1785. XLVIII, 413 (1); IV, 448; IV, 412 (2); IV, 346; VI, 376; VI, 402; VII, 556 Seiten, hellbrauner Pp der Zeit mit grünem Rückenschild Sprache: Deutsch Bestell-Nr: 48997 Bemerkungen: Gutes festes Exemplar, lediglich die Ecken etwas bestoßen. Alle sieben Bände, komplett in drei Bänden. Schlagworte: Hs 48997, iEUR 528,00 (inkl. 7,00% MwSt.) Versandkostenfrei innerhalb Deutschlands Aufgenommen mit whBOOK Artikel eingestellt mit dem w+h GmbH eBay-Service Daten und Bilder powered by Buchfreund (2019-07-02).
Bookseller: baldreit [Baden-Baden, DE]
2019-07-08 19:11:18
VINCENS, Jean Alexandre.
Nimes, France, 1783-1800. Manuscript on paper, in French, folio (34 x 23 cm), ff. [2], 94, [4, mostly blank]; very neatly written in brown ink; very well preserved in modern red decorative paper over boards, label to upper cover with manuscript note 'Grand livre de nous .'; light wear to extremities.A unique record of the financial transactions and business dealings of a leading Protestant family of bankers and merchants in Nîmes, in the south of France, prior to and during the French Revolution, covering the period between May 1783 and Fructidor year VIII i.e. 1800.Jean Alexandre Vincens (1760-1840) was the son of Alexandre Vincens (1725-94), writer and professor of rhetoric, and Madeleine Devillas. His siblings included Jacques Vincens-Saint Laurent (1758-1825, soldier, noted singer, politician and historian) and Jean-César Vincens-Plauchut (1755-1801, politician). In 1789 Jean Alexandre married Madeleine, daughter of Louis Mourgue (1735-1810), receiving – according to this manuscript – a dowry of 25,000 francs in specie and 75,000 livres in notes.The Vincens family were major players: 'A Nîmes . le banquier Jean Alexandre Vincens-Mourgue sous la raison Vincens, Davillas, Pascal et Cie, reste la première maison du Gard, avec dix millions de chiffre d'affaires annuel' (Louis Bergeron, Banquiers, négociants et manufacturiers parisiens du Directoire à l'Empire). In 1793 Alexandre Vincens purchased the Ursuline convent in Nîmes for the use of Protestants, subsequently known as the Petit Temple.This detailed record of Jean Alexandre's income and expenditure shows his dealings … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Bernard Quaritch Ltd ABA ILAB [London, United Kingdom]
2019-07-07 10:44:22
1783. Condition: Very Good. XVIII century book. Old in very condition. Constituition de Treize Etats-Unis De Amerique", Philadelphie à Paris, 1783 Text in french. Original XVIII binding with gold engravings Not commonon. Familly heritage. Very good condition Constitutions des Treize Etats-Unis de L'Amerique. A Philadelphie; et se Trouve a Paris: Ph. D. Pierres, and Pissot, 1783. 1st ed. (2), 540 pp. Contemporary leather-backed boards, morocco spine labelI. Interior very clean and fresh; a very good copy. HOWES C-716. Livingston pp. 181-188. The Franklin- inspired French edition of the constitutions of the original 13 states of the newly created United States of America. Only 600 copies were printed for Franklin, of which 100 were on large paper. Franklin was then ambassador to the French Court and had just completed negotations with Great Britain for the independence of the United States. The work was translated by the Duc de la Rochefoucault at Franklin's suggestion and includes over 50 footnote annotations by the latter. Also included are the Declaration of Independence, Articles of Confederation, and treaties between the U.S. and France, the Low Countries, and Sweden. The title page bears the first appearance in a book of the seal of the United States designed by Franklin (the eagle, stars and stripes). Franklin wrote to the Comte de Vergennes: "I am desirous of printing a translation of the Constitutions of the United States of America, published at Philadelphia, by Order of Congress. Several of these Constitutions have already appeared in the English and American newsp … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: josernoras [Santarém, PT]
2019-07-04 21:55:34
In Padova, 1783. Cinque volumi di cm. 19, pp. 2.200 ca. complessive. Piccoli fregi ai frontespizi, testate, capolettera e finalini incisi. Solida ed elegante legatura coeva in piena pelle marmorizzata, dorsi a nervi con titoli in oro e fregi. Belle sguardie in carta colorata. Esemplare genuino, marginoso ed in ottimo stato di conservazione. Non comune edizione italiana di questa celebre opera di medicina popolare apparsa in originale in inglese nel 1769. Molto apprezzata, ebbe innumerevoli ristampe e fu tradotta nelle principali lingue. Tissot recensì l"opera come. "meritevole d'essere distinta". [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Benacense [riva del garda, Italy]
2019-06-30 14:13:51
1783. United States Constitutions A COLLECTION OF THE CONSTITUTIONS OF THE THIRTEEN UNITED STATES OF NORTH-AMERICA. PHILADELPHIA PRINTED: GLASGOW RE-PRINTED BY JOHN BRYCE, 1783 Book is overall in fair condition considering age. The front and back covers are both heavily scratched and faded; they also are worn down along the edges. The spine has a slight tear on the top right as well as fading but the pages are held to it well. On the inside of the cover there is some illegible writing in pencil. The cover page is signed Robert Dudgeon. Some of the pages show discoloration along the edges but they are all intact and otherwise in good condition. Note: This is the only book I could find with the original binding/cover intact. Please review photos for details.
Bookseller: sebastiangholl (sebastiancharles) [Minneapolis, Minnesota, US]
2019-06-30 13:14:10
Bolivar, Simon
Venezuelan military and political leader (1783-1830) who led the secession of several countries (Venezuela, Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Panama) from the Spanish Empire - one of the most important historical figures in the liberation and independence of countries in history. Document signed by him, naming Leon Galindo (1795-1864, see more here) as Colonel of Infantry (Galindo would later become General in the army), who participated in the liberation campaign. Document is partially printed with Bolivar´s name and Republic of Colombia at the top, is in Spanish, sold untranslated. Lacquered, in 2 pages, dated in Lima, Peru in 1823 on verso plus another, unidentified signature. Light water stains over document but still very visible, no cracks, in overall good condition. See scans.
Bookseller: Tamino Autographs [United States]
2019-06-25 16:55:19
"Par M. B ***"
Hambourg: Chez Guillot, 1783. 1st edition. 2 volumes in 1: 182, [2]; [2], 157, [3] pp. 2 page publisher list at rear. Head- tailpieces. 12mo. Period full brown calf binding, with elaborate gilt decorated spine. Red edgestain. Boards a bit splayed, with edge wear. Spine ends chipped. A Good copy. Item #36724. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: tavistockbooks (tavbooks) [Alameda, California, US]
2019-06-21 19:44:08
Johann Gottfried Jugel
Georg Jacob Decker, Berlin und Leipzig, 1783. Noch Titel:"Ein Opus aller seiner gefundenen geheimen Einsichten in das dreyfache große Naturreich, das unsichtbare sichtbar, und das Unbegreifliche begreiflich und vorstellig zu machen, welches er nach einer 46jährigen Naturforschung, als ein freund aller Menschen, also aufrichtig mittheilet." Pappbezogener kartonierter Einband, Lederecken mit Abriebspuren, Lederrücken mit montiertem Titelschildchen, 5 echte Bünde, solide. Vorsatzblatt fehlt. XVI, 552 Seiten, einige seltene Randmarkierungen von sehr alter Hand, kleine Eckknickspur zwischen Seite 125 und 425, stockfleckenfrei, sauber. Geklebter, geschriebener Zettel (von sehr alter Hand) auf hinterem inneren Buchdeckel. Eine Rarität in gutem Zustand. +++ Johann Gottfried Jugel, (1707-1786), deutscher Markscheider, Metallurg, Montanist, auch Mitglied der Rosenkreuzer, Alchemist und Schriftsteller. +++ 11,4 x 19,5 cm, 0,4 kg. +++ Stichwörter: Esoterik Chemie Geologie Mineralogie Gesteine Physik Gewicht in Gramm: 400 [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Clement [Bonn, Germany]
2019-06-19 12:55:54
1783. Condition: Bon état.
Bookseller: abraxas-libris [Paris, FR]
2019-06-18 10:56:46
MAFFEO,Francisco Scipiao (Verona,1675-1755).-
Simão Thaddeo Ferreira y Manoel Coello Amado,, Lisboa, 1783. 2 obras juntas. 4º. 60-346-2pp. 2hh.78pp. Encuadernados juntos en un volumen en pasta española de época. Con alguna grieta en lomo, pero muy buen ejemplar Com licença da Real Mesa a.Censóri Encuadernados juntos en un volumen en pasta española de época. Con alguna grieta en lomo, pero muy buen ejemplar
Bookseller: Llibreria Antiquària Els Gnoms [Sedó, Spain]
2019-06-17 13:44:29
Bel, Pierre
Berne, chez jean Anth. Ochs, (1783). 34x20 cm. Gestochener Titel, Übersichtskarte und 15 teilkolorierten Karten. Broschur der Zeit mit Marmorpapierbezügen. Seltener Strassenatlas von Bern nach Genf mit einer Übersichtskarte und 15 Teilkarten. Pierre Bel (1742-1813) aus Payerne war Strasseninspektor der Strecke Lignières - Rolle, die er zusammen mit Abram-Henri Exchaquet erbaute. Als Berner Staatsingenieur erstellte er Pläne und Karten für die Verbindungen Bern - Genf (1783) und Bern - Zurzach (1787). 1803 wurde er zum Waadtländer Architekten und Ingenieur für den nördlichen Kantonsteil und zum kantonalen Strassen- und Brückenaufseher ernannt. (HLS). - Einrisse am Rücken mit Japanpapier geklebt. Sprache: n.
Bookseller: Daniel Thierstein [Bern, Switzerland]
2019-06-17 12:22:43
BARBUT, James.
London printed for the author by James Dixwell. FIRST EDITION 1783, parallel text in English and French, 4to, approximately 270 x 210 mm, 10½ x 8½ inches, additional engraved pictorial title page with French text under half page engraving and 11 hand coloured engraved plates, (several images on each plate) drawn from nature by James Barbut (Jaques Barbut), engraved title, printed title, pages:xx including list of subscribers, followed by 2 pages Apology, 1-101 plus blank page unnumbered, bound in full tree calf, rebacked in modern calf, maroon gilt lettered label and gilt decoration between raised bands to spine, gilt leaf scroll to edges of covers. Small hole page 87/88 repaired with archival tape with loss of a few words and letters, affecting the English text on recto and the French text on verso, slightly affecting the understanding of 5 short lines, offsetting to printed title from engraved title, offsetting to text from colour plates, colour plates clean, some light age-browning, some shallow nicks to fore-edges, hardly noticeable, evidence of removal of book-plate or label from front pastedown, endpapers and pastedowns a little dusty and lightly crinkled, last pastedown has small craze at outer edge, otherwise a very good copy. A second part was published separately 5 years later in 1788. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Roger Middleton P.B.F.A. [Oxford, United Kingdom]
2019-06-17 07:44:35
G. K. George King
London: M. Smith, 1783. Click here to see our other books! The Festival of Wit; or, The Small Talker. Consisting of Flighs of Humour and Genius, Selected from a Voluminous Work, in the Possession of G***** K***, Summer Resident at W-. With the Life of the Author and Compiler, Written by Himself. G. K. George King 1783 M. Smith : London 6" by 4" [4] xii, 243 [1]pp SUMMARY A leather bound copy of The Festival of Wit, a humourous work. Leather Binding,Very Scarce Overall Condition: Very Good Indeed This book weighs 0.5 KG when packed UK Postage: £ FREE POSTAGE US Postage: £ 15.99 EU Postage: £ 13.99 European Postage: £ 14.99 Asia Postage: £ 18.99 Worldwide Postage: £ 19.99 DESCRIPTION Supposedly written by King George - the George King of the G. K. Very scarce. Only held in a few institutions. Reviewed in a series of advertisements as 'not a delicate Morceau for the polite Circles only, it must suit the Taste of every Man who loves cheerful Conversation and Attic Wit. [...] we should cover more Paper in pointing out the excellencies of this little Volume than we can spare.' (Publisher's advertisements, The Poetical Works of Samuel Johnson, 1789) Written by the anonymous G***** K*** (George King), masquerading as King George III. Featuring what are meant to be overheard snippets of conversation or truthful anecdotes related to the author by members of High Society. Rather than being a wholly truthful set of anecdotes, the work is instead of a satirical vein and pokes fun at royalty. The second, expanded edition. Collated: Complete. CONDITION In a full calf binding with gilt let … [Click Below for Full Description]
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