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        Delineatio Episcopatus Osnabrugensis olim jam ex conatibus Mascopü a Giga et Meuschenio postea emendatis in tabulis exhibita geographicis anno vero 1774. a Perill. L.B. de Busche et de Benoit ex dimensionibus suis descripta et novissime 1776 opera et studio Christiani Ludolphi Reinhold Phil. Doct. A.A.L.L. Mag. nec mathem. in Gymnasio Osnabrug. accuratissime emendata. apud Tob. Conr. Lotter Aug. Vind. 1784':.

      - Altkolorierter Kupferstich v. Chr. L. Reinhold b. Tobias Conrad Lotter in Augsburg, dat. 1784, 57 x 47 Israel-Borchers 9. - Zeigt das Bistum Osnabrück mit den Ämtern Iburg, Vörden, Fürstenau, Hunteburg, Witlage und Groenenberg. - Unten links Insetkarte des Amt Reckenberg mit extra Titelkartusche und Säule mit Wappen; darüber Ansicht des Osnabrücker Schlosses u.d Stadtwappen. - Unter der Karte 'Prospect Der Stadt Osnabruck'. - Oben rechts Titel. - Unten rechts Erklärungen. - Oben links weitere Beschreibungen. - Sehr seltene Karte! (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        Experimentum anatomicum quo arteriolarum lymphaticarum existentia probabiliter adstruitur, institutum, descriptum, et icone illustratum.

      Leiden, Abraham and Jan Honkoop, 1784 - 4to (277 x 215 mm), pp [iv] 36, with one colour-printed engraved plate; a fine copy on large and thick paper, uncut in original paper boards. £2500First edition of Bleuland's histological investigation of lymphatic vessels. This is one of a series of Bleuland's anatomical monographs, illustrated with his pioneering method of tissue fixing and dyeing and colour-printing. These are among the first such illustrations, and established the basis of histological illustration. Bleuland perfected a technique of injecting tissue structures with fixatives and dyes to reveal anatomical details, especially under magnification. His plates, mostly drawn by I. van der Jagt and engraved by I. Kobell, are remarkable for their precision in depicting microscopic detail. Goldschmid considered them pieces of exemplary printing, unusual in subject and make-up for the period. They are probably the first examples of colour-printing of microscopical subjects.Bleuland (1756-1838) was professor of anatomy, surgery, and obstetrics at Harderwyck and later Utrecht. He prepared more than two thousand anatomical specimens, which were bought in 1825 by King William I of Holland for the University of Utrecht.Anatomie de la couleur 124; Goldschmid, Entwicklung und Bibliographie der pathologisch-anatomischen Abbildung 86; Blake p 50; not in Waller or Wellcome;

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        The Angler's Museum; or, The Whole Art of Float and Fly Fishing

      Printed for John Fielding, No. 23, Pater-noster-row, London 1784 - First edition. Engraved portrait frontispiece. viii, 136 pp. 1 vols. 12mo. Shirley's name disappears from later editions. The portrait is that of John Kirby, "the celebrated fisherman," who was keeper of Newgate. Scarce. Westwood & Satchell p. 194 Bound in later half calf and marbled boards. A little toning to portrait, else fine Engraved portrait frontispiece. viii, 136 pp. 1 vols. 12mo [Attributes: First Edition]

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        An Authentic Narrative of a Voyage performed by Captain Cook and Captain Clerke, in His Majesty's Ships Resolution and Discovery... including a faithful Account of all their Discoveries, and the unfortunate Death of Captain Cook... The Third Edition

      London: G. Robinson, J. Sewell; and J. Debrett, 1784. Two volumes, octavo, with a folding chart and 21 engraved plates, bound with half-titles and directions for placing the cuts; a very good copy in twentieth-century red morocco, gilt. A most attractive set of this uncommon third edition of an important account of Cook's third voyage written by the assistant surgeon Ellis: 'an important supplement to the official account' (Forbes).Ellis, surgeon's mate and talented amateur artist, sailed first on the Discovery and later on the Resolution. During the voyage he was esteemed by Captain Clerke as a 'very worthy young man'. On his return he was in financial straits and, despite the prohibition by the Admiralty of the publication of any unauthorised account of the voyage, sold his narrative to a London publisher for fifty guineas. It was published over his name, and was thus the first account of the expedition to acknowledge its authorship, earning the condemnation of Sir Joseph Banks, who wrote to him in January 1782 that 'I fear it will not in future be in my power to do what it might have been, had you asked and followed my advice'. Ellis died in 1785 after a fall from the main mast of a ship lying at Ostend.Ellis' narrative includes a chapter devoted to their visit to Van Diemen's Land in January 1777, in the course of which Ellis painted a famous watercolour view of Adventure Bay, now in the National Library of Australia. There is much valuable information on Alaska, the Northwest Coast, and Hawaii, and the attractive engraved plates, after the author's drawings, include eight of Hawaii, two of Alaska, and three of the Northwest Coast. The plates show Ellis to have been a talented amateur artist, and represent a significant and very early contribution to the graphic record of the voyage.This third edition is quite rare, and Forbes was only able to locate some six copies internationally. Testament to its rarity is the fact that it is in neither of the catalogues of the Hill nor the Kroepelien collections of voyage books. Beaglehole, III, p. ccvii; Beddie, 1601; Forbes, 'Hawaiian National Bibliography', 41; Hawaii One Hundred, 3 (first edition); O'Reilly & Reitman, 429.

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        IL LIBRO DEL PERCHE', la pastorella del Marino, la novella dell'angelo Gabriello e la puttana errante di Pietro Aretino

      s. e. (1784) In 16, pp. (2) + 168. Legatura in piena pelle. L'opera ? legata insieme a In morte di Ugo Bass - Ville di Vincenzo Monti (Mantova, 1798), di pagine 216. Segue l'opera Il libro del perch?, di pp. 168, stampato su carta azzurrina. Graziosa edizione stampata a Londra per conto dei Molini nel 1784 in 200 copie. Celebre raccolta di scritti libertini con echi classicheggianti e mirabolanti invenzioni lubriche. Parenti, Diz. falsi luoghi, p. 167. Graesse, V, 197. Brunet, IV, 488. ITA

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        Vie du Marechal Duc de Villars EDITION ORIGINALE

      à Paris: chez Moutard, 1784. Fine. chez Moutard, à Paris 1784, 4 tomes en 4 Vol. in-12 (10x17,2cm), (4) xvj, 468pp. (2) et (4) 580pp. (2) et (4) 483pp. (1) et (4) 388pp. (5), reliés. - First edition, illustrated with a medallion portrait frontispiece and - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, illustrée d'un portrait en médaillon au frontispice et de 4 plans dépliants de batailles. Reliures en pleine basane marbrée tabac d'époque. Dos lisse orné à la grotesque de chevrons. Pièce de titre et de tomaison en maroquin fauve. frise d'encadrement sur les plats. Un manque au mors supérieur en queue. Un trou sur le dos du tome 3 et sur celui du tome 1. Frottemennts en coiffes. Coins émoussés. Un cahier ressorti au tome 1, un autre au tome 3. Bon exemplaire, assez décoratif.  Une édition des Mémoires de Villars par l'abbé de Montgon fut publiée en 1739, mais elle est très incomplète, ne reposant que sur la copie d'un seul manuscrit et sur des relevés de gazettes. Le Maréchal de Castries et le Marquis de Vogué firent appel à Anquetil pour restituer des mémoires authentiques et fiables et rendre justice à l'un des plus grand généraux de Louis XIV ; ils lui prêtèrent à cette fin 142 cahiers de mémoires de 32p. in-folio, et 14 volumes de lettres. Anquetil s'attela donc à un vaste travail de compilation et fit parler le Duc à la première personne, en s'aidant des lettres. L'ensemble des documents fut ensuite déposé à la bibliothèque Sainte Geneviève.  Tampon bleu Bibliothèque Christian Kieher sur les pages de garde.

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        Schreckenvolle Wassers Noth in den Vorsta dten der Stadt Wienn, A. 1784, den 28. Februari gegen 4. Uhr Abends, wuchse der Donau Fluss so sichtbar an, das eine Stunde nachhero, alle an der Donau liegende Vorsta dte, mit Wasser angefu llet wurde. Durch den Rothen Thurn liefe das Waßer sogar in die Stadt und machte den Kirchgraben und andere niedrige Straßen voll mit Waßer. In der Leopold Stadt war das Unglück noch weit größer, das Waßer stieg so hoch, daß man nicht anders als mit Kahnen oder kleinen Schiffleins zu samen komen u: sich retten konte. Dießes wurde noch betrübter, weil die anhaltende Kälte die größte Eißscholle auf einander häufete, u: die Hoffnung zu einem baldige Ablauf des Waßers vereitelte.

      Augsburg, Kaiserlich Franziskische Akademie, 1784.. Altkolorierter Kupferstich (Guckkasten), Bildausschnitt 25,5 x 41 cm, Blattgr. 30 x 44 cm.. Als Vorlage für dieses seltene Blatt diente mit Sicherheit "Prospect der Leopold-Stadt"(Nebehay-Wagner 306/II/30) von Salomon Kleiner, es ist seitenverkehrt und teilweise stark verändert, so wurden sämtliche Straßen verbreitert und die Reste der Brücke perspektivisch angehoben; "Das Hochwasserereignis wird als eine der größten Naturkatastrophen der frühen Neuzeit in Mitteleuropa angesehen. Das Hochwasser verwüstete ganze Talzüge, unzählige Brücken wurden zerstört." (Wikipedia); die anlassbezogenen Blätter von der Kaiserlich Franziskischen Akademie sind durchwegs selten da sie nur über einen kurzen Zeitraum gedruckt wurden; etwas schmalrandig, einige Randläsuren, die Ränder alt verstärkt.

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        Auserlesene Gedichte. Neue verbesserte Ausgabe. Bd. I - V ( von 7 erschienenen )

      Weidmann, Leipzig 1784 - ( 1784 - 1785 erschienen: Erstausgabe WG 1682,79 ) Bd. I mit 3 Blatt ( Vorrede ) und 238 Seiten ( irrig im Band 138 angegeben ) sowie 2 gestochenen Vignetten von Johann Wilhelm Meil auf Vortitel und Schlußvignette von G. M. Kraus ( Dieser Band ist der einzige in der Reihe mit Illustrationen ) . Bd. II mit 1 Blatt, 322 Seiten. Bd. III mit 3 Blatt ( " An den Leser " ) und 272 Seiten. Bd. IV mit 240 Seiten. Bd. V mit 262 Seiten. Reich goldgeprägte Oldr mit farbigen Rückenschildchen., Klein8°. Inhalt Band I: Musarion - Olympia - Die erste Liebe - An Psyche - Ueber einen schlafenden Endymion - Der verklagte Amor - Der Mönch und die Nonne / Band II: Griechische Erzählungen - Gandalin oder Liebe um Liebe, ein Gedicht in acht Büchern / Band III: Die sieben ersten Gesänge des Oberon / Band IV: Die fünf letzten Gesänge des Oberon - Geron der Biederherzige / Band V: Vermischte Erzählungen. Einbände jeweils etwas berieben, leicht bestoßen, etwas fleckig. Band V bedingt durch einen Wasserschaden in schlechterem Zustand: Einbanddeckel aufgequollen und im unteren Bereich verfärbt, innen durchgehender Wasserfleck. Sonst meist nur gering fleckig bzw. stockfleckig. Mit Besitzvermerken und kleineren Bibliotheksstempeln. Dekorative Reihe dieser schönen handlichen Wieland-Ausgabe. ( Pic erhältlich / webimage available ) ( Lagerort Richey ) [Attributes: First Edition]

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        La vie et les opinions de Tristram Shandy

      à Londres|[Paris]: S.n. (Cazin), 1784. Fine. S.n. (Cazin), à Londres [Paris] 1784 - 1785, 4 tomes en 4 Vol. in-18 (7x12cm), relié. - New edition and first in Cazin, illustrated with a portrait frontispiece and 6 figures by Chapuy. Binding editor full glossy golden calf speckled time. Smooth back nicely decorated. Part of title and volume number in black leather. Gilt edges. Very nice copy in nice condition and very fresh. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Nouvelle édition et première chez Cazin, illustrée d'un portrait au frontispice et 6 figures par Chapuy. Traduction des deux premiers volumes par Fresnay, dont la première parut en 1776, et des deux volumes suivants par Charles François de Bonnay et datés 1785, qui paraissent pour la première fois. Une édition chez Volland est parue à la même date, on ne sait laquelle porte exactement la paternité de la première édition de la traduction de De Bonnay. Reliure d'éditeur en plein veau blond glacé d'époque moucheté. Dos lisse joliment orné. Pièce de titre et de tomaison en maroquin noir. Tranches dorées. Très charmant exemplaire, en bel état et fort frais.  

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        Beobachtungen über die Natur, Arten, Ursachen und Verhütung des Wahnsinns oder der Tollheit. Aus dem Englischen von J.C.G. Ackermann,

      Leipzig Jacobäer, 1784-1788 (2 Bände in 1 Band). - deutsche EA, selten! Arnold (1742-1816) war Besitzer eines großen "private madhouse" in Leicester und auch erster Arzt im öffentlichen Leicester Lunatic Asylum. LEIGH 56ff.: "This book represents a real advance and . marks the beginning of a new phase in the development of psychiatry, the rise of the professional psychiatrist". HUNTER/MACALPINE 467ff.: "Historically Arnold‘s importance was that he attempted a new classification of insanity by mental symptoms drawn with some care and exactness immediately from nature. (His) attention to clinical detail and his thorough historical survey set an entirely new standard of scientific scholarship in psychiatric literature". LEIBBRAND/WETTLEY 348ff.; GARRISON/MORTON 4920 (zur engl. EA). Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 590 8°, PappBand der Zeit, Rückenschild, beschabt, unbeschnitten, mehrere Stempel; X, 256 S., 3 Bl.; 5 Bl., 372 S., 1 Bl. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Olinde EDITION ORIGINALE

      à Londres|[Paris]: S.n., 1784. Fine. S.n., à Londres [Paris] 1784, In-18 (7,5x13cm), relié. - Original, unusual Edition. two other editions were published on the same date, without a place and a second in Geneva. Bound in full morocco brown ca 1800 Simier signed tail. Back smooth decorated with grotesque small florets. Friesland framing on the boards with angle irons. keeps yellow silk moire. Gilt edges. Beautiful copy. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, rare. deux autres éditions sont parues à la même date, une sans lieu et une seconde à Genève. Reliure en plein maroquin brun ca 1800 signée en queue Simier. Dos lisse orné à la grotesque de petits fleurons. Frise d'encadrement sur les plats avec fers angulaires. garde de soie moirée jaune. Tranches dorées. Bel exemplaire dans une des premières reliures de Simier. Histoire d'amours contrariés, destin d'une jeune fille ayant été entraînée dans le vice par sa mère, écrite dans un style rapide et incisif. Olinde est surpris par son père à 18 ans dans les bras de son amant, celui-ci surprenant également sa femme dans les bras de l'ami de la famille et précepteur de sa fille. Le lendemain, la mère propose à son mari, son amant comme futur époux de sa fille. C'est sur ces événements que se précipite le destin d'Olinde, enfermée dans un cloître, mais dont la propension à plaire l'en sortira vite... Ex-libris gravé ca 1840 Emmanuel Martin.  

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        L'Art de jouer de la Harpe Démontré dans ses Principes Dédié aux Amateurs de cet Instrument... OEuvre XII Gravé par Le Roy L'aîné Prix 9 livres Nota. Les Premiers Elémens se trouvent dans la Méthode du Sr. Cousineau fils

      Paris: Cousineau Pere et Fils [without PN]. [1784]. [i] (fine decorative title), [i] (publisher's catalogue: Devriès & Lesure I(b), no. 38), 43, [i] (blank) pp. Engraved. Publisher's signature to lower right corner of title. Tear to lower corner of final leaf. First Edition. Not in Cortot, Gregory-Bartlett, Hirsch, or Wolffheim. Lescat, 473; RISM BVI p. 204 (three copies, at the Conservatoire Royal, Brussels; Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris; and the New York Public Library). "Jean Baptiste Cardon was known only as Cardon from a singular last name on his printed works. The Cardon family moved to Paris in 1761, and by 1780 Jean- Baptiste had developed a reputation as a harp virtuoso and teacher... After the outbreak of the Revolution he went to Russia, where he was harpist to the royal family and their theatres (1790?-93)... Cardon composed duos, trios, airs with variations, two concertos and over 30 sonatas for the harp. He also wrote L?'art de jouer de la harpe (Paris, 1785), a tutor for the single-action pedal harp tuned to the key of E- flat, that includes preludes as chord and arpeggio exercises in the keys of E-flat, B-flat, [F], C, G, D, A and E. His innovative style advanced the development of virtuoso harp playing." Hans J. Zingel and Alice Lawson Aber-Count in Grove Music Online. Bound with: DE LA MANIÈRE, Exupere fl. 1784-1802 IIIe. Recueil d'Airs Variés pour la Harpe dédié à Monsieur Le Baron de Besenval Lieutenant Général des Armées du Roi, Lieutenant Colonel du Régiment des Gardes Suisses &a, &a. par M. Exupere De la Maniere Maître de Harpe et de Chant. Gravé par Le Roy l'ainé Prix 3 [livres] 12 [sous]. Paris: Cousineau Luthiers Bréveté de la Reine et de Made. la Comtesse d'Artois, rue de Poulies [PN] 35, [1784]. 1f. (title), [i] (blank), 2-13, [i] (blank) pp. Engraved. Publisher's signature to lower right corner of title. Overpaste "Cousineau Père et Fils. Luthiers et Mds. de Musique Hôtel de Mouy rue Dauphine No. 110" to foot of title. First issue. Rare. Not in RISM. Copies at the British Library and the Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris. The post-revolutionary overpaste, covering the reference to the queen, may be dated to 1791-92 (Devriès & Lesure I(a),, p. 52). Bound with: DE LA MANIÈRE VI Recueil d'Airs Variés pour la Harpe Contenant Pauvre jacques, Bon soir Ma jeune et Belle amie, Dans le Coeur dune filliette, Lamour est un Enfant trompeur, Menuet de ficher, quon aporte Bouteilles par M. Exupere De la Maniere Maître de Harpe et de Chant. Gravé par Le Roy l'ainé Prix 9 [livres]. Paris: Cousineau Père et Fils a la Manufacture de harpe et Forte-Piano rue de thionville No. 110, [1792]. [i] (title), [ii] (publisher's catalogue: Devriès & Lesure I(b), no. 40), 27, [i] (blank) pp. Engraved. Publisher's signature to lower right corner of title. Considerable offsetting. A later issue. Rare. RISM L338 (copies at British Library and Library of Congress, not distinguishing among issues). An additional, post-revolutionary, copy at the Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris. First published in 1787. Bound with: DE LA MANIÈRE VIIe. Recueil d'Airs Variés pour la Harpe Contenant Un air de Tarare, Je suis nè natif de Ferrare, un air d'Armide, On die que l'amour me guette, Dans un verger Colinette, On dit qu'à 15 ans, Je suis une Jardinière, &c. Dédié à Madame de Morel par M. Exupere De la Maniere Maître de Harpe et de Chant OEuvre XII Gravé par Le Roy l'ainé Prix 6 [livres]. Paris: Cousineau Père et Fils Luthiers Bréveté de la Reine et de Made. la Comtesse d'Artois, rue de Poulies, [1788]. 1f. (title), [i] (dedication), [i] (publisher's catalogue: Devriès & Lesure I(b), no. 39), 2-22, [i] (blank) pp. Engraved. Publisher's signature to lower right corner of title. First issue. Rare. RISM L340 (one copy at Bibliothèque Cantonale et Universitaire, Lausanne). An additional copy at the Koninklijke biblioteek, The Hague, and another, post-revolutionary, copy at the Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris, is a post-revolutionary issue. Bound with: KRUMPHOLTZ, Jean-Baptiste 1742-1790 Recueil de Petits Airs Variés Pour la Harpe, Dont Celui de Marlbrough, J'ai du bon Tabac, Et un par l'Auteur avec Accompagnement d'un Violon, Et Autres Airs de Chant Dédié à Madame la Comtesse Amélie de Boufflers par J.B. Krumpholtz Demeurant rue d'Argenteuil Butte Dt. Roch, Hôtel de la Prevôté OEuvre X. Gravé par M.elle Fleury. Prix 7 [livres] 4 [sous]. Paris: H. Naderman, [1783]. [i] (fine elaborate aquatint title by Motey featuring musical instruments including a harp, manuscript music, cherubs, etc.), [i] ("Explication du Frontispiece"—commentary on title illustration), [i] (dedication), 2-5, [6] (blank), 7-23, [i] (blank) pp. Engraved. Violin part lacking. First Edition, probably first issue. Rare. RISM K2873 (2 copies at the Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris, and one at the Library of Congress). The digitized copy at the Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris, likewise styled "OEuvre X," is a later edition. While the title artwork and the pages from the dedication to p. 14 are identical, the text to the title is new, the text to its verso is extended, and the songs after p. 14 have been replaced with instrumental music. "Krumpholtz was the most gifted and acclaimed harp virtuoso of the late 18th century and a prolific composer for the instrument. He is no less important for his efforts to perfect the harp... Krumpholtz's concertos, sonatas and variations for harp, which appeared in Paris from about 1775 (many were later reprinted in London), became staples of the repertory and are still highly respected. They contributed to the instrument's rapidly evolving technique, taking increasing advantage of the modulatory possibilities of the new pedal harp at the same time as he was perfecting its mechanism. The variations combine idiomatic harp writing with fertile invention." Anna Tuhá ková in Grove Music Online. Bound with: VERNIER, Jean-Aimé 1769- after 1838 Six Air Variés pour la Harpe Tirés des Opéras du petite Matelot, de l'Amour filial, de la Famille indigente &c, Par Vernier Fils Œuvre 6. Dédiés à Madame Bemolac. Prix [6 livres]. Enrégistré à la Bibliothèque Nationale. Paris: Frères Gaveaux... Passage du Theâtre de la Rue Feydeau, no. 12 et 13, [ca. 1795]. 1f. (title), [i] (blank), 2-26, [ii] (blank) pp. Engraved. Publisher's signature to lower right corner of title. With overpaste of Le Duc, Rue neuve des petits Champs No. 1286, vis à vis la Trésorerie Et Rue du Roulle à la Croix d'Or No. 290. Traces of earlier binding. First leaves dampstained at inner margin. Very rare, possibly unique. Not in Cortot, Gregory-Bartlett, Hirsch, Wolffheim, or RISM. The Le Duc overpaste can be dated to ca. 1797-98 (Hopkinson p. 76). Folio. Half vellum with contemporary boards. Binding quite worn, rubbed and bumped; spine split and frayed at extremities. . An interesting compilation of rare harp music, including Cardon's noted tutor, dating from the final years of pre-revolutionary France. All the music, as well as Cardon's tutor, is written for the single-action harp then common, tuned in E-flat major.

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        The toilet of flora; or, a collection of the most simple and approved methods of preparing baths, essences, pomatums, powders, perfumes, and sweet-scented waters. With receipts for cosmetics of every kind, that can smooth and brighten the skin, give force to beauty, and take off the appearance of old age and decay. For the use of the ladies. A new edition, improved

      London, J. Murray; and W. Nicoll. 1784. 12mo., engraved frontispiece of The Three Graces, (24) + 252pp., including the half-title, a little, mainly marginal, browning and spotting, some light soiling, early ownership names on endpapers, contemporary mottled sheep, appropriately rebacked to match, gilt lettered. A good copy. One of four early editions (1772, 1775, 1779 and 1784), each pretty scarce. Maclean (18th century household and cookery books>) p.20. A translation from the French (La Toilette de Flore,> Paris, 1771) of this charming and practical handbook on women's beauty products, make-up, skin care and aids to beautification. Arranged encyclopaedia style, the author produces some 326 recipes to suit every occasion and every perceived defect. It was, the author admits, a 'performance'. 'The chief intention of this performance is to point out, and explain to the fair sex, the methods by which they may preserve and add to their charms; and by which many natural blemishes and imperfections may be remedied or concealed. The same share of grace and attractions is not possessed by all of them', he tactfully acknowledges; 'but while the improvement of their persons is the indispensable duty of those who have been little favoured by nature, it should not be neglected even by the few who have received the largest proportion of her gifts. .....'.

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        Traité curieux des charmes de l'amour conjugal dans ce monde et dans l'autr EDITION ORIGINALE

      à Berlin et Basle ;|à Londres|& se trouve à Paris: Chez George-Jacques & J. Henri Decker ; chez Barrois et chez Guillot, 1784. Fine. Chez George-Jacques & J. Henri Decker ; chez Barrois et chez Guillot, à Berlin et Basle ; à Londres & se trouve à Paris 1784, 2 ouvrages en un Vol. pet. in 8 (10x17,5cm), (6) 3-206p. ; 84pp., relié. - French Edition of these two works of Swedenborg, probably translated from Latin (Amor Conjugialis 1768) by Guyton Guyton and not Brumore. Rare. In addition to the end from the commerce of the soul and body: From White Horse spoken of in the Apocalypse. Full sheepskin vintage blonde. Back tooled raised. Part of title in red morocco. Friction. A bare corner. Lack the upper jaw on a cm. Small corner of the lack and loss under two letters of the word love, U and R. Sting pale shower room including margin. Meeting of two works (and the first two of this kind) of the most famous spiritualist and mystic philosopher Swedish Swedenborg. This is after a famous scientist among the most conscientious he lived a mystical crisis at the age of 56 years where he testified that he had dreams and mystical visions in which he dicutait with angels and spirits; it is these experiences that one has these two books. The curious treatise (his first work of this kind) heresy (Mohammedanism) and mental health of the author pointed was accused. The author develops these two books in his mystical theories about the union of souls. Can not be separated from the scientific visionary mystic Swedenborg. He was soon regarded as a universal genius, evidenced by the considerable influence he had, particularly in France on the writers of the Romantic generation, Balzac, who is quoted extensively, and draw him boards to his theory of desire Baudelaire, Cazotte and elsewhere in William Blake, Jung ... and even in Japan, in the book: The Buddha in the north. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale française de ces deux oeuvres de Swedenborg, sans doute traduites du latin (Amor Conjugialis 1768) par Guyton de Morveau et non Brumore. Rare. En supplément à la fin Du commerce de l'âme et du corps : Du cheval blanc dont il est parlé dans l'Apocalypse. Reliure en pleine basane blonde d'époque. Dos à nerfs orné. Pièce de titre en maroquin rouge. Frottements. Un coin denudé. Un manque au mors supérieur sur un cm. Petit manque en coin de la pièce titre et perte de deux lettres sur le mot amour, U et R. Piqûre pâles éparses notamment en marge. Réunion des deux oeuvres (et les deux premières en ce genre) parmi les plus célèbres du philosophe spiritualiste et mystique suédois Swedenborg. C'est après avoir été un scientifique de renom parmi les plus consciencieux qu'il vécut une crise mystique vers l'âge de 56 ans où il témoigne avoir eu des rêves et des visions mystiques dans lesquelles il dicutait avec les anges et les esprits ; c'est à ces expériences que l'on doit ces deux livres. Le traité curieux (son premier ouvrage de ce genre) fut accusé d'hérésie (mahométisme) et la sante mentale de l'auteur pointé du doigt. L'auteur développe dans ces deux livres ses théories mystiques sur l'union des âmes. On ne saurait séparer chez Swedenborg le scientifique du visionnaire mystique. Il fut rapidement considéré comme un génie universel, en atteste l'influence considérable qu'il eut, notamment en France sur les écrivains de la génération romantique, Balzac, qui le cite abondamment, et qui puisera en lui des aliments à sa théorie du désir, Baudelaire, Cazotte et ailleurs chez William Blake, Jung... et même au Japon, dans le livre : Le bouddha du nord.

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        The Royal Society Medal, in commemoration of Captain Cook. Obverse: Uniformed bust of James Cook. Reverse: Fortune leaning upon a column, holding a rudder on a globe

      London: Royal Society, 1784. Bronze medal, 43 mm. diameter, relief bust of Captain Cook on recto, full-length relief portrait of Fortune leaning on a column while resting her hand upon a rudder which is affixed to a globe on verso; in excellent condition ("about extremely fine"). The Royal Society's formal memorial to the great navigator: one of 577 bronze specimens. Fellows of the Royal Society were entitled to a free bronze medal, while silver and gold issues were available by subscription only; some were reserved for presentation. L. Richard Smith (The Royal Society Cook Medal, Sydney, 1982) has suggested a probable final minting figure of 22 gold, 322 silver and 577 bronze medals. An engraving of the medal was printed on the title-page of the second and third editions (and some copies of the first) of the official account.The commissioning of this medal was due above all else to the efforts of Sir Joseph Banks, who supervised 'the minting and distribution of the Royal Society Cook medal as a personal task coincident with the publication of the narrative of the tragic third voyage' (H.B. Carter, Sir Joseph Banks, 1988, p. 168). Cook's European reputation is borne out by several letters to Banks from the Continent requesting specimens of the medal, including one from Bougainville, who wrote in June 1785 to remind Banks that as a member since 1756 he felt entitled to one (see The Banks Letters, ed. W.R. Dawson, 1958, p. 122). Beddie, 2795; Betts, American Colonial History Illustrated by Contemporary Medals, 553; Klenman, K5; Marquess of Milford Haven, 'British and Foreign Naval Medals', 734; Mira, Captain Cook: his coins & medals, pp. 35-7; Nan Kivell and Spence, p. 72.

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        Westphälisches Magazin zur Geographie, Historie und Statistik., Mit einer Gesellschaft westphälischer Gelehrten.

      - Buchhandlung der Gelehrten Dessau und Leipzig, 1784 ff, 168 S. Heft I+II / 183(3)S. Heft III + IV/ 347(1) S. Heft V - VIII, OPbd der Zeit, roter Rundum-Farbschnitt. Heft I bis VIII. Mit Subskribentenverzeichnissen am Ende der einzelnen Hefte. Beiträge u.a.v. Anton F. Büsching, Johann M. Schwager, Justus Möser Wichtige Zeitschrift seiner Zeit, den damaligen westfälischen Kulturraum betreffend. Behandelt werden u.a. Brake, Delmenhorst, Duisburg, Kleve, Krefeld, Lennep, Münster, Osnabrück. Gut erhaltenes Exemplar. Einband mit Abschabungen, an den Kanten z.T. aufg Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 1000 [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        HEIDELBERG. "Die Ost= und Nord= Seite des Schlosses zu Heidelberg samt der Stadt und Gegend". Blick den Neckar hinauf, links das Schloss.

      - Aquatinta in Braun "Herausgegeben zu Mannheim in Decemb. 1784 von A. Schlicht Kurpfälz: Hofbau Meister", 41 x 57 cm. Nicht bei Schefold. - Thieme-Becker Bd. XXX, S. 108. - Abel Schlicht (1754 - 1826) war Theatermaler, Architekt, Aquatinta- und Stahlstecher. Bereits als 10jähriger kam er in die Lehre zu Lorenz Quaglio. Nach Abschluss seiner Studien wurde er Hofbaumeister und Professor an der Düsseldorfer Akademie. Von ihm sind laut Thieme-Becker vier Aquatinta-Ansichten von Heidelberg bekannt, wobei diese bei Schefold nicht verzeichnet ist. - Breitrandig und wohl erhalten. Sehr selten!

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        Beschreibung von Guiana oder der wilden Küste in Südamerika.

      . Erster (einziger) Theil. Mit einer Vorrede und Zusätzen von J. E. Fabri. Unger, Bln. 1784. XIV S., 1 Bl. 472 S. mit 5 gefaltet. gest. Karten. Ppbd. d. Zt. mit rotem, geprägtem Rückenschild. Einband etwas angeschmutzt, teils etwas gebräunt, alter handschriftlicher Besitzeintrag auf vorderem flieg. Vorsatz. Gutes Exemplar. - Erste und einzige deutsche Ausgabe, sehr selten.Enthält eine Karte mehr als bei Sabin angegeben. Der Verfasser war Direktor der Niederländisch Ostindischen-Kompanie, ein sehr angesehener Mann, dem alle Archive und Quellen zur Verfügung standen. Hilfreich waren auch die Papiere seines Vaters, der 25 Jahre als "Direktor an der Societätstafel zu Surinam" tätig war. - Die erste Karte zeigt den Flusslauf des Oriniko und des Amazonas, 3 der Karten zeigen die Flussgebiete der drei Guayanas, die letzte Surinam; in ihr sind die dortigen Plantagen eingezeichnet. - Sabin 30713; MNE I, 302. .

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        Annals of Agriculture, and other useful Arts. Collected and Published by Arthur Young, Esq. F.R.S. [A consecutive run from vol. 1-39; 1784-1803]

      Bury St. Edmunds: Printed for the Editor, by J. Rackham, 1784-1803. 39 vols., numerous engraved plates, from the library of the Royal Agricultural Society of England with their bookplate, uniformly bound in brown buckram, a couple loose gatherings but overall a very good set. Young wrote many of the articles in the Annals himself, it was a labour of love and exhibited his belief in the importance of agriculture and the benefits of pursuing improvements. "It was intended, among other things, to put before the public the views and experience of the foremost agriculturists, but Young was bitterly disappointed in its sales." (ODNB). Contributors included King George III, writing under the name of "Ralph Robinson", and he had extensive correspondences with George Washington, who's library contained thirty-one volumes of the periodical ranging from 1784 to 1798. This periodical was continued until 1815 when Young's eyesight failed.

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        An Authentic Narrative of a Voyage performed by Captain Cook and Captain Clerke, in His Majesty's Ships Resolution and Discovery. including a faithful Account of all their Discoveries, and the unfortunate Death of Captain Cook. The Third Edition

      G. Robinson, J. Sewell; and J. Debrett, London 1784 - Two volumes, octavo, with a folding chart and 21 engraved plates, bound with half-titles and directions for placing the cuts; a very good copy in twentieth-century red morocco, gilt. A most attractive set of this uncommon third edition of an important account of Cook's third voyage written by the assistant surgeon Ellis: 'an important supplement to the official account' (Forbes).Ellis, surgeon's mate and talented amateur artist, sailed first on the Discovery and later on the Resolution. During the voyage he was esteemed by Captain Clerke as a 'very worthy young man'. On his return he was in financial straits and, despite the prohibition by the Admiralty of the publication of any unauthorised account of the voyage, sold his narrative to a London publisher for fifty guineas. It was published over his name, and was thus the first account of the expedition to acknowledge its authorship, earning the condemnation of Sir Joseph Banks, who wrote to him in January 1782 that 'I fear it will not in future be in my power to do what it might have been, had you asked and followed my advice'. Ellis died in 1785 after a fall from the main mast of a ship lying at Ostend.Ellis' narrative includes a chapter devoted to their visit to Van Diemen's Land in January 1777, in the course of which Ellis painted a famous watercolour view of Adventure Bay, now in the National Library of Australia. There is much valuable information on Alaska, the Northwest Coast, and Hawaii, and the attractive engraved plates, after the author's drawings, include eight of Hawaii, two of Alaska, and three of the Northwest Coast. The plates show Ellis to have been a talented amateur artist, and represent a significant and very early contribution to the graphic record of the voyage.This third edition is quite rare, and Forbes was only able to locate some six copies internationally. Testament to its rarity is the fact that it is in neither of the catalogues of the Hill nor the Kroepelien collections of voyage books. Beaglehole, III, p. ccvii; Beddie, 1601; Forbes, 'Hawaiian National Bibliography', 41; Hawaii One Hundred, 3 (first edition); O'Reilly & Reitman, 429. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Das Herzogthum Magdeburg nach seiner jezigen Abtheilung, nebst der Grafschaft Mansfeld, Magdeburgischer Hoheit.

      Entworfen von F. L. Güssefeld und herausgegeben durch die Homænnischen Erben zu Nürnberg A=o 1784. Handkolorierter Kupferstich. 62,5x47 cm. Mit einem dekorativen Kartusche. Falte und rechter Rand verstärkt.. 15041754

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        Description et usage d'un cabinet de physique experimentale

      à Paris: Chez Gueffier, 1784. Fine. Chez Gueffier, à Paris 1784, 2 tomes en 2 Vol. in 8 (12,5x20,3cm), (4) xvj, 396pp. (23Pl.) et (4) 474pp. (2) (28Pl.), relié. - Second edition, illustrated with 51 folding plates (23 for Volume I and 28 for the second, at the end of volume) on strong paper. Full calf blond glossy contemporary. Back adorned nerve. Part of title in red morocco. Volume numbers gilded and rubbed. Various frictions. Two corners bumped. Good copy, fresh. Extraordinary teacher and demonstrator, Sigaud Background follows the board of the Abbe Nollet (no less famous for his experiments in physics and electricity) which he will succeed, and quickly provides a firm experimental physics early. His experiments are many and engage in many areas, electricity, but also phosphorus, the recipe for toothpaste, medicine ... With time, he devoted himself more fully to his office and his physical experiments even though maintain a teaching activity admired throughout Europe. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Seconde édition, illustrée de 51 planches dépliantes (23 pour le tome I et 28 pour le second, en fin de volumes) sur papier fort. Reliure en plein veau blond glacé d'époque. Dos à nerf orné. Pièce de titre en maroquin rouge. Tomaisons dorés et frottées. Frottements divers. Deux coins émoussés. Bon exemplaire, frais. Pédagogue et démonstrateur extraordinaire, Sigaud de la Fond suit très tôt les cours de l'abbé Nollet (non moins célèbre pour ses expérimentations en physique et en électricité) auquel il succédera, et se constitue rapidement un cabinet de physique expérimentale. Ses expérimentations sont multiples et s'engagent dans de nombreux domaines, l'électricité, mais aussi le phosphore, la recette du dentifrice, la médecine... Avec le temps, il se consacrera plus amplement à son cabinet de physique et à ses expérimentations, même s'il conservera une activité enseignante admirée partout en Europe.

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        Sammlung von allerhand Kunststücken für Künstler, Handwerker und Oekonomen (2 Bände in 1)

      Leipzig, Weidmann, 1784.. Aus dem Französischen übersetzt. Mit Anmerkungen und Zusätzen. 2 Blatt, 226 Seiten; 216 Seiten, 8 Blatt, Pappband der Zeit, 20 x 12,5 cm,. Einband etwas berieben, innen etwas gebräunt.

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        Oeuvres complètes

      [Kehl]: Imprimerie de la Société Littéraire-Typographique, 1784. Fine. Imprimerie de la Société Littéraire-Typographique, [Kehl] 1784-1789, 70 vol. in-8 (14,5x21,5cm), relié. - Edition called "Kehl", the most famous of the editions of the works of Voltaire, in large paper and illustrated with 114 figures. She was pulled over and only five different paper drawings on large paper have prints, copies are naturally the most sought after and rare. A title frontispiece with the bust of Voltaire, a dedication with the portrait of Frederick William by Pourbus, 12 portraits and 93 drawings by Moreau, engraved by Baquoy, Croutelle, Dambrun ... Our copy contains 7 figures more than the description of Cohen. Uniform half-time bindings marbled fawn sheepskin with corners, back smooth decorated with jewels and golden wheels, yellow slices a piece of pink morocco title and a second tan morocco with the name of the author in black mosaic . Some friction on the back with small lacks some caps and damaged jaw. The Kehl edition was created in 1777 during a visit to Ferney Panckoucke during which the latter obtained permission to Voltaire (who will work alongside him two years before he died). Panckoucke, including political and logistical resources are insufficient, cede to Beaumarchais, who put out considerable resources: Purchase characters Baskerville, setting up subscriptions and lottery, annexation of the fort of Kehl (rented twenty years for the opportunity!), buying a dozen presses ... The edition of this great work that nevertheless ruin Beaumarchais wrote: "Europe will be satisfied and I will have lost 600,000 pounds [...] for five years. I had the daring courage to keep his word to Europe. " Provenance: Library of the Prince of Starhemberg. Prince Starhemberg, (1724-1807) was Austrian Ambassador to France from Louis XV and Minister Plenipotentiary at Lisbon, Madrid and Brussels where he allowed the creation of the Imperial and Royal Academy of Science and Letters in 1772. Spirit enlightened friend of the Marquise de Pompadour and great admirer of Voltaire, he was also commissioned by Joseph II to prevent Cardinal Frankenberg to restrict printing works of Voltaire and Raynal in the Netherlands. Bookplate "buffer" STARHEMBERG (XIX) in the first volume. Covered by a bookplate later (OB) in other volumes. Very nice copy in uniform vintage binding, an important source. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition dite « de Kehl », la plus fameuse des éditions des œuvres de Voltaire, en grand papier et illustrée de 114 figures. Elle a été tirée sur cinq papiers différents et seuls les tirages sur grand papier possèdent les gravures, ce sont naturellement les exemplaires les plus recherchés et les plus rares. Un titre-frontispice avec le buste de Voltaire, une dédicace avec le portrait de Frédéric Guillaume par Pourbus, 12 portraits et 93 figures par Moreau, gravés par Baquoy, Croutelle, Dambrun... Notre exemplaire contient 7 figures de plus que la description de Cohen. Reliures d'époque uniformes en demi-basane fauve marbrée à coins, dos lisses ornés de roulettes et de fleurons dorés, tranches jaunes, une pièce de titre de maroquin rose et une seconde de maroquin beige avec le nom de l'auteur mosaïqué en noir. Quelques frottements sur les dos avec petits manques, quelques coiffes et mors abîmés. L'édition de Kehl vit le jour en 1777, lors d'une visite de Panckoucke à Ferney, durant laquelle ce dernier obtint l'autorisation de Voltaire (qui travaillera à ses côtés deux ans avant de mourir). Panckoucke, dont les moyens politiques et logistiques sont insuffisants, cède les droits à Beaumarchais, lequel mit en œuvre des moyens considérables : achat des caractères de Baskerville, mise en place de souscriptions et d'une loterie, annexion du fort de Kehl (loué vingt ans pour l'occasion !), achat d'une dizaine de presses... L'édition de cette grande œuvre ruinera Beaumarchais qui écrivit néanmoins : « l'Europe sera satisfaite et moi j'aurai perdu 600 000 livres [...] depuis cinq ans. J'ai eu l'audacieux courage de tenir parole à l'Europe ».   Provenance : bibliothèque du Prince de Starhemberg. Le prince de Starhemberg, (1724-1807) fut ambassadeur d'Autriche en France auprès de Louis XV et Ministre plénipotentiaire à Lisbonne, Madrid et à Bruxelles où il permit la création de l'Académie impériale et royale des sciences et belles-lettres en 1772. Esprit éclairé, ami de la marquise de Pompadour et grand admirateur de Voltaire, il fut également chargé par Joseph II d'empêcher le cardinal de Frankenberg de faire interdire l'impression des œuvres de Voltaire et Raynal au Pays-Bas. Ex-libris « tampon » Starhemberg (XIXème) au premier volume. Couvert par un ex-libris plus récent (OB) dans les autres volumes. Très bel exemplaire en reliure uniforme d'époque, d'une importante provenance.

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        Lettres d'un cultivateur américain écrites à W S Ecuyer depuis l'année EDITION ORIGINALE

      à Paris: chez Cuchet., 1784. Fine. chez Cuchet., à Paris 1784, in 8 (13x20cm), xxiv, iij (1) 422pp. (2) et (2) iv, 400pp. (2)., deux tomes reliés en deux volumes. - Original French edition. The first edition was published in London in English, 1782 The French edition has been recast however, corrected and translated by the author himself, who added his second volume, and was even allowed to change the name of the narrator james on his own behalf. Also the French edition is clearly anti-English and pro American. Full Calf blond marbled contemporary. Smooth spine decorated. Parts of title and volume number in red morocco. Sliced oranges. Fine copies in beautiful conditions. Crevecoeur (1735-1813) traveled to New France in 1755 as an officer and geographer during the French and Indian Wars. He fought with the French, and then travel a lot and eventually became a farmer in the English colonies. He became naturalized, and the American Revolution did return to France. When he returned in 1783, he discovered that his farm was ravaged, his wife killed and two missing children. In terms of agriculture it will introduce the cultivation of the potato in Normandy, and that of Alfa paperlfa in the United States. The letters are both travelogues and the first book describing American life, daily life, education and manners by not only a traveler, but a man of experience who found and shared life Americans. The book helped to forge the image of an American identity, based on ingenuity, freedom and equality. Number of French families will embark for America after reading this book. The book does not focus only on the American West, many pages are devoted to Canada, Newfoundland ... There are also articles on Washington, Franklin, and notes about the Revolutionary War, slavery and many anecdotes. The book is dedicated to the Marquis de La Fayette. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale française. La première édition étant parue à Londres, en anglais, en 1782. L'édition française a cependant été refondue, corrigée et traduite par l'auteur lui-même, qui lui a ajouté un second volume, et s'est même permis de changer le nom du narrateur james en son propre nom. En outre l'édition française est plus nettement anti anglaise et pro américaine. Reliures en plein veau blond marbré d'époque. Dos lisse orné. Pièces de titre et de tomaison en maroquin rouge. Tranches oranges. Beaux exemplaires en belle condition. Crèvecoeur (1735-1813) se rendit en Nouvelle France en 1755 en tant qu'officier et géographe durant les guerres françaises et indiennes. Il combat auprès des français, puis voyage beaucoup et devient finalement fermier dans les colonies anglaises. Il se fit naturalisé, puis la révolution américaine le fit rentrer en France. Lorsqu'il revint en 1783, il découvrira que sa ferme a été ravagée, sa femme tuée, et deux de ses enfants disparus. Au niveau de l'agriculture il introduira la culture de la pomme de terre en Normandie, et celle de la luzerne aux États unis. Les lettres sont à la fois des récits de voyages et le premier ouvrage décrivant la vie américaine, la vie quotidienne, l'éducation et les moeurs, par non plus seulement un voyageur, mais un homme d'expérience ayant observé et partagé la vie des américains. Le livre contribua à forger l'image d'une identité américaine, fondée sur l'ingéniosité, la liberté et l'égalité. Nombre de familles françaises s'embarqueront pour l'Amérique après la lecture de ce livre. L'ouvrage ne s'attache pas seulement à l'ouest américain, de nombreuses pages sont consacrées au Canada, Terre Neuve... On trouve également des articles sur Washington, Franklin et des remarques sur la guerre d'indépendance, l'esclavage, et de nombreuses anecdotes. L'ouvrage est dédié au marquis de La Fayette.

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        Die Ost= und Nord= Seite des Schlosses zu Heidelberg samt der Stadt und Gegend. Herausgegeben zu Mannheim in Decemb. 1784 von A. Schlicht Kurpfälz: Hofbau Meister". Links das Schloss, rechts der Neckar mit der Stadt.

      Aquatinta-Radierung in Braun von Abel Schlicht, 1784. - Ca. 41 x 57 cm (Darstellung ohne Schrift), ca. 82,5 x 71 cm (Rahmenaußenmaß). Nicht bei Schefold; Thieme/Becker XXX, 108. Abel Schlicht (1754-1826) kurfürstlicher Hofbaumeister, erwarb seine künstlerische Ausbildung bei Lorenzo Quaglio und schuf insgesamt vier großformatige Aquatintaradierungen. Leicht stockfleckig (unauffällig), kleiner Einriß am oberen Blattrand (kaum sichtbar). Gerahmt unter Passepartout in schmaler Goldleiste.

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        Les Moeurs. ( Relié à la suite : ) Les Moeurs appréciées, ou Lettre écrite à un bel Esprit du Marais, A l' occasion de cet Ouvrage.

      1784 - Deux titres en un vol. petit in- 8, maroquin rouge, dos lisse orné, large décor autour des plats, roulette or intérieure et sur les coupes, tranches dorées, rel. de l' ép. I. "Les Moeurs" ; sans lieu ni nom d' éditeur, 1748 ; 3 parties : 1 f. (frontispice)- (32)- 106 pp.- 1 f. (titre de la 2ème partie)- pp. 107 à 334- 1 f. (titre de la 3ème partie)- pp. 335 à 474 ; frontispice gravé, fleuron identique sur les pp. de titre des 3 parties, (inversé pour la 2ème), 3 vignettes différentes en tête de chaque partie. II. "Les Moeurs appréciées, ou Lettre ---" ; sans lieu ni nom d' éd., 1748 ; 45- (1) pp.- 1 f. bl. Une quinzaine d' éditions paraissent en 1748, dans ce format, celle en 474 pp. étant considérée comme la 1ère. Avocat, collaborateur de l' Encyclopédie, ami de Grimm et de Diderot, avec lequel il co- traduit le Medicinal Dictionary de James, Toussaint publie avec "Les Moeurs" une oeuvre qui dépasse son auteur. Le livre est condamné, Toussaint est, qq. années plus tard, contraint à l' exil. C' est pourtant tout sauf un livre véhément, rien de plus que l' affirmation de l' existence d' une morale débarrassée de religions et de dieux, une morale "naturelle". Peut- être est- ce justement le côté "bon sens tranquille" de l' oeuvre qui a tant agacé, ou effrayé, les censeurs. Qq. défauts sans gravité, bel ex. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Histoire philosophique et politique des isles francoises dans les Indes Occidentales par Guillaume Thomas Raynal

      Chez Pierre Heubach, Lausanne 1784 - In 8, pp. XIV + 356 con 1 ritr. inc. all'antip. e 1 grande tabella piu' volte rip. Br. ed. muta. Ottimo es. genuino in barbe e intonso. Edizione originale di quest'opera che partendo dalla sua piu' famosa dedicata ai commerci europei nelle indie e nelle americhe, si occupa specificatamente della colonizzazione della Francia nelle americhe. Dopo aver analizzato il ritardo francese nella corsa coloniale, Raynal descrive i tentativi fatti verso le Antille a partire dagli inizi del? XVII sec. Tratta poi della conquista della Guyana, di Santa Lucia, della Martinica, di Guadalupe, di Santo Domingo e di Tabago. Raynal dopo un inizio ecclesiastico, abbandonato il sacerdozio si fa conoscere come apostolo della liberta'. Il ritratto sulla terza edizione della sua importante opera sul commercio degli europei nelle Indie, opera avversata e conndatta al rogo, lo obbliga a fuggire, prima in Svizzera poi in Prussia, tornato in Francia nel 1784, si dedica a istituire premi accademici. Con la rivoluzione si mettera' nei guai con molte critiche agli eccessi del terrore. La sua fama gli evitera' la ghigliottina. ITA

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        The Royal Society Medal, in commemoration of Captain Cook

      London: Royal Society, 1784. Silver medal, 43 mm. diameter; relief bust of Captain Cook on recto, full-length relief portrait of Fortune leaning on a column while resting her hand upon a rudder which is affixed to a globe on verso; a little rubbed, small blemish on rim, most attractive example. The rare silver issue. Rare: one of 322 silver specimens. of the Royal Society's formal memorial to the great navigator. Fellows of the Royal Society were entitled to a free bronze medal, while silver and gold issues were available by subscription only; some were reserved for presentation. L. Richard Smith (in The Royal Society Cook Medal, Sydney, 1982: a copy of this work accompanies the medal here) has suggested a probable final minting figure of 22 gold, 322 silver and 577 bronze medals. An engraving of the medal was printed on the title-page of the second and third editions (and some copies of the first) of the official account.The commissioning of this medal was due above all else to the efforts of Sir Joseph Banks, who supervised 'the minting and distribution of the Royal Society Cook medal as a personal task coincident with the publication of the narrative of the tragic third voyage' (H.B. Carter, Sir Joseph Banks, 1988, p. 168). Cook's European reputation is borne out by several letters to Banks from the Continent requesting specimens of the medal, including one from Bougainville, who wrote in June 1785 to remind Banks that as a member since 1756 he felt entitled to one (see The Banks Letters, ed. W.R. Dawson, 1958, p. 122).

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        CRONICA DE D. ALVARO DE LUNA, CONDESTABLE DE LOS REYNOS DE CASTILLA Y LEON, maestre y administrador de la orden y caballeria de Santiago.

      Imp. Antonio de Sancha. Madrid, 1784 - . 25 cm (4º). XL-481 pág. (sign. [asterisco]4-5[asterisco]4, A-Z4, 2A-Z4, 3A-O4, 3P3). [A continuación:] FERNANDEZ DE VELASCO, Pedro. SEGURO DE TORDESILLAS. Id. Id. XVI-XXXII-112 pág., a dos columnas. (sign. [asterisco]4-2[asterisco]4, a-d4, A-O4). [A continuación:] LIBRO DEL PASSO HONROSO, DEFENDIDO POR EL EXCELENTE CABALLERO SUERO DE QUIÑONES. Id. Id., 1783. 68 pág., a dos columnas (sign. [2], A-H4, I2). Tres obras enc. en un vol. en pergamino reciente, cierres, lomera rotulada. La crónica de D. Alvaro de Luna se atribuye a Gonzalo Chacón. Entre las páginas 397 y 481 contiene los Apéndices. En portada consta segunda impresión. Cada obra con portada, paginación y signatura propias. CCPB 000072495-5. Reino de Castilla, historia, siglo XIV, crónicas españolas

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        The London Art of Cookery, and housekeeper's complete assistant. On a new plan. Made plain and easy to the understanding of every housekeeper, cook, and servant in the Kingdom. Containing, proper directions for the choice of all kinds of provisions. Roasting and boiling all sorts of butchers meat, poultry, game, and fish. Sauces for every occasion. Soups, broths, stews, and hashes. Made dishes, ragoos, and fricassees. All sorts of pies and puddings. Proper instructions for dressing fruits and vegetables. Pickling, potting, and preserving. The preparation of hams, tongues, and bacon. The whole art of confectionary. Tarts, puffs, and pasties. Cakes, custards, jams, and jellies. Drying, candying, and preserving fruits, &c. Made wines, cordial waters, and malt liquors. To which is added, an appendix, containing considerations on culinary poisons; directions for making broths, &c. for the sick; a list of things in season in the different months of the year; marketing tables, &c. &c. ...... The

      London: J. Scatchard and J. Whitaker; and J. Fielding. 1784. 8vo., engraved portrait frontispiece, 12 engraved plates of 'bills of fare', xx + 459 + (1)pp., with advertisements on verso of final leaf, portrait slightly offset, contemporary sheep, neatly and sympathetically rebacked with gilt lines and old label. A very good copy. Cagle 676. Maclean p.50. Oxford p.114n. This edition not in Vicaire or Bitting. First published in 1783, this seems to have become a popular work for at least 30 years. (It was reprinted regularly until 1811). John Farley (1755/6 - 1827) was the principal cook at the famous London Tavern in Bishopsgate, which had been rebuilt by William Jupp and William Newton following its destruction by fire in 1765. It was renowned for the excellent meals provided in its dining-room, which could accommodate 355 people. The East India Company used to give its dinners there. Farley's book starts off with freshness and enthusiasm, suggesting that it was filling a cookery lacuna. 'Cookery, like every other art, has been moving forward to perfection by slow degrees;' suggests the author, 'and, though the cooks of the last century boasted of having brought it to the highest pitch it could bear, yet we find that daily improvements are still making therein, which must be the case of every art depending on fancy and taste: and though there are so many books of this kind already published, that one would hardly think there could be occasion for another; yet we flatter ourselves, that the readers of this work will find, from a candid perusal, and an impartial comparison, that our pretensions to the favours of the public are not ill founded'. [Preface]. In fact The London Art of Cookery> was largely fraudulent. It was written by a hack and plagiarised from the well known books of Hannah Glasse and Elizabeth Raffald. 'Farley's claim to fame has rested solely on his cookery book, although this is now known to be the work of a hack writer, Richard Johnson. Ninety per cent of The London Art of Cookery> was compiled from the two culinary best-sellers of the eighteenth century, without ever acknowledging his female sources. These were Hannah Glasse's The Art of Cookery Made Plain and Easy> (first published 1747) and Elizabeth Raffald's The Experienced English Housekeeper> (first published 1769). The remaining 10 per cent of Farley's book came from several other eighteenth-century cookery books. Copyright laws did not cover the field at that time and other contemporary cookery writers borrowed material. Johnson appears not only to have used two-thirds of Glasse's book and half of Raffald's to compile Farley's book, but his copying technique involved changing the first and last lines of each recipe without seemingly improving the original text to any marked degree. His selection of excellent and often workable recipes, however, may well account for the book's popularity'. [Fiona Lucraft in ODNB].

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        Memoirs of The Protectorate House of Cromwell Deduced from an early period and continued down to the present time

      Birmingham: Pearson and Rollason. 1784, 1784. First edition. 2 volumes, 8vo. Bound in full contemporary tree calf with red and green title labels. Light wear to extremities, some drying and cracking to the spine panels, cosmetic only. A very handsome pair of books. Volume I misdated to title page. Edges tinted yellow. Frontispiece portrait and elaborate armorial fold out. Ink ownerships to pastedown and top corner of title pages. Internally clean and bright. An attractive, strong copy of one of the definitive histories of Oliver Cromwell and the Cromwell family.

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        The History of New Hampshire. 3 Volume set Volume 1: Comprehending the Events of one complete century from the Discovery of the River Pascataqua.; Volume 2: Comprehending the Events to Seventy Five years from MDCCXV to MDCCXC and Volume 3: Containing a Geographical Description of The State; with sketches of its natural history, productions, improvements and present state of society and manners,law and government

      Robert Aitken 1784, 1791 and 1792, Philadelphia and Boston - Three volume set Octavos. Bound in half-brown leather with marble boards. Gilt lettering to spine. Four raised bands. Rubbing at edges of boards. Bookplates. Lacking the early map of New Hampshire. Scattered foxing. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Die Kaffeesteuer.

      1784 1784 - Radierung, 1784, auf cremefarbenem Bütten. 14,8:19,7 cm. In der rechten unteren Ecke im Rand etwas angeschmutzt. Sehr guter und vollrandiger – wohl etwas späterer – Abdruck des seltenen Blattes. Literatur: Friedländer 2; Mackowsky 4; Ausst. Katalog: A. Griffiths/F. Carey, German Printmaking in the Age of Goethe. London, British Museum, 1994, Nr. 28, Abb. S. 69. Die Druckgraphik nutzte der Bildhauer Schadow als Instrument, um seinen gesellschaftlichen Anschauungen auf meist humorvolle Art Ausdruck zu verleihen. Bei dem vorliegenden Blatt spielt er auf die von Friedrich II. vorgenommene Einführung der Kaffeesteuer an, von der der Adel, die Offiziere und weite Teile der sogenannten Bourgeoisie befreit waren. Damit sollte garantiert werden, daß der Genuß des Kaffees weiterhinn ein Privileg der gehobenen Gesellschaftskreise blieb.

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        An account of the first Aerial Voyage in Englad, in a series of letters to the Guardian, Chevalier Gherardo Compagni, written under the impressions of the various events that affected the undertaking...

      printed for the Author... 1784 An account of the first Aerial Voyage in Englad, in a series of letters to the Guardian, Chevalier Gherardo Compagni, written under the impressions of the various events that affected the undertaking..., by Lunardi, Vincenzo. London, printed for the Author...1784. In - 8°, piena pelle, dorso a nervi decorato in oro, riquadro aureo sui piani. (4), 66, (2) pp., con ritratto dell' Autore inciso in rame dal Bartolozzi e 2 tavole ripiegate f.t. raffiguranti il pallone e l' apparato per l' ascensione. Ottimo esemplare della rara edizione originale. Era il primo volo che si faceva a Londra; a cui il Lunardi ne fece seguire altri dodici in Inghilterra e Scozia dove fu anche nominato capitano... (Boffito, I, p. 256). Liebmann - Wahl, 1021. Brockett, 7816. Maggs Bros, Bibl. aeronautica, I, 182. Hodgson, History of aeronautics in Great Britain, pp. 121 - 24.

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        DESCRIPTION DES EXPERIENCES DE LA MACHINE AEROSTATIQUE DE MM. DE MONTGOLFIER Et de celles auxquelles cette découverte a donné lieu...

      Paris, Chez Cuchet, 1784. In-16 gr. (mm. 195x120), mz. pelle ottocentesca, pp. XL,297,(7), con 1 tabella comparativa (ripieg.) e con 9 tavv. inc. in rame f.t. di cui 1 bellissima che illustra la prima famosa ascensione dei fratelli Montgolfier a Versailles (nel 1783), disegnata da Lorimer e inc. da de Launay. "Seconda edizione". Faujas (1741¬1819) studiò inizialmente legge, ma intorno al 1770 si dedicò alla storia naturale sopratutto per l'influenza di Buffon. Dapprima si appassionò alla geologia, pubblicando parecchi studi sui vulcani. Dieci anni dopo divenne invece sia cronista che sponsor dei fratelli Montgolfier. Quest'opera, apparsa per la prima volta nel 1783, racconta le loro ascensioni nel cielo di Parigi del settembre e del novembre dello stesso anno e rimane il primo serio trattato sulla aerostazione come possibilità pratica. Cfr. Cole,438 - Tissandier,21 - Cohen-Ricci,372 per la I ediz. - Brockett,4377. Alone al marg. interno sup. interc. nel t. e su 8 tavv. ma certam. un buon esemplare.

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        The Wit?s Magazine; or Library of Momus. Being a Compleat Repository of Mirth, Humour, and Entertainment

      2 vols. London: Harrison and Co., 1784?"1785. 2 vols. in one, 8vo, [1-9], 10-485, (1); [1-5], 6-193, (1) pp. With a folding frontispiece (second version) and numerous folding engraved plates of which 5 are engraved by Blake, one after Stothard and four after Samuel Collings. Contemporary marbled boards, modern-calf backstrip and tips, a very good set with good margins around the plates: rare. First edition, with the first plate (Mirth) in the second state as usual. Only two complete sets have sold at auction since 1975 and only one set has passed through the trade (Ximenes, some years ago) according to Essick, ?Blake in the Marketplace.? We have had one other complete set (bought and sold twice since 1989). Bentley, Blake Books, 513. Essick, William Blake?s Commercial Book Illustrations, XVI.

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        Ueber die Einsamkeit. 4 Bände. Mit gestoch. Porträt des Autors von Geyser nach Schröder, 4 Titel- und 8 Textvignetten von Geyser nach Mechau. 4°. Schöne Kalblederbde d. Z. mit 2 farb. Rückenschildern und reicher Rückenvergoldung. Deckel mit vergoldeter Deckelbordüre mit Eckstücken. Goldschnitt, Buntpapiervorsätze.

      Leipzig, Weidmanns Erben und Reich, 1784-1785.. . Erste illustrierte und erste vollständige Ausgabe von Zimmermanns Hauptwerk, einer Mischung von "geistreichen Gedanken, Erinnerungen, Beschreibungen und kräftiger Satire." Eine der schönsten Luxusausgaben eines deutschen Autors im 18. Jahrhundert. Vorzugsausgabe auf holländischem Royal-Papier. Diese Ausgabe wurde von einem besonders großzügigen, nur für diese Exemplare hergestellten Satz mit breitem Durchschuss abgezogen. Unser Exemplar enthält im 4. Band die oft fehlenden 8 Seiten: "Eine Nachricht, die der Nachdrucker dieses Buches nicht nachdrucken wird." Darin setzt sich Zimmermann in scharfer Form mit der Tätigkeit der Nachdrucker auseinander, besonders mit Schmieder in Karlsruhe, der das größte Raubdruckunternehmen des 18. Jahrhunderts betrieb. Zimmermann erwähnt auch, dass das Werk in dieser Ausstattung den Verleger 4000 Taler mehr gekostet hat als ein Werk in ähnlichem Umfang in gewöhnlicher Ausstattung. - Einbände leicht berieben, vereinzelt geringe Kratzsspuren. Rücken mit leichtem Krakelee. Schönes, frisches und sehr breitrandiges Exemplar dieser beeindruckenden Luxusausgabe. - Goed. IV 1, 482, 7c. Rümann 1300 (nennt nicht die Titelvignetten zum 3. und 4. Band). Lanck./Oehler II 35.

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        WIEN. "Haupt Ansicht der Residenzstadt Wien, und des größten Theils ihrer Vorstädte, von Belvedere anzusehen". Prächtige Gesamtansicht mit reicher Personenstaffage (Kaiser Joseph II. mit Gefolge).

      - Altkol. Umrißradierung "Nach der Natur gezeichnet und gestochen von Carl Schütz in Wien 1784", 39 x 58 cm. Thieme-Becker Bd. XXX, S. 317; Nebehay-Wagner 671, 37. - Der Zeichner, Kupferstecher und Architekt wurde 1745 in Laibach geboren und starb 1800 in Wien. Er studierte an der Wiener Akademie, deren Mitglied er 1772 wurde. Berühmt wurde er durch seine bei Artaria erschienenen Wiener Ansichten. - Mit deutschem und französischem Titel. - Die Ränder gering angestaubt, sonst farbfrisch und wohl erhalten. Sehr selten.

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        RECUEIL DE PLANCHES par ordre de matieres. Tome 3 (de la nouvelle edition).

      Paris, Panckoucke, 1784.. 4to. 2 Bl., 266 (34 doppelblattgroße) Kupfertafeln. Leder d. Zt. mit 2 Rückenschildern und Rückenvergoldung.. Darstellungen zu Horlogerie (= Teil 2 mit 40 Tafeln), Buchdruckerei, Geigenbau (21 Tafeln), Marmorieren, Möbel- und Kutschenbau, Mühlenwesen, Münzwesen (20 Tafeln), Musikinstrumenten (16 Tafeln) u.a. - Berieben und etwas bestoßen, Rücken an Kopf und Fuß repariert, Vorderdeckel mit kleiner Fehlstelle im Bezug. Leicht gebräunt und vereinzelt fingerfleckig, Titel etwas fleckig und mit Signatur im Kopfsteg. 2 Tafeln mit ergänztem Eckabriß, 1 Tafel mit Randeinriß.

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        RECUEIL DE PLANCHES par ordre de matières. Tome 3 (de la nouvelle édition).

      - Paris, Panckoucke, 1784. 4to. 2 Bl., 266 (34 doppelblattgroße) Kupfertafeln. Leder d. Zt. mit 2 Rückenschildern und Rückenvergoldung. Darstellungen zu Horlogerie (= Teil 2 mit 40 Tafeln), Buchdruckerei, Geigenbau (21 Tafeln), Marmorieren, Möbel- und Kutschenbau, Mühlenwesen, Münzwesen (20 Tafeln), Musikinstrumenten (16 Tafeln) u.a. - Berieben und etwas bestoßen, Rücken an Kopf und Fuß repariert, Vorderdeckel mit kleiner Fehlstelle im Bezug. Leicht gebräunt und vereinzelt fingerfleckig, Titel etwas fleckig und mit Signatur im Kopfsteg. 2 Tafeln mit ergänztem Eckabriß, 1 Tafel mit Randeinriß. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        [ Dirigible Design ] Mémoire sur l'équilibre des machines aérostatiques, sur les différents moyens de les faire monter et descendre, et spécialement sur celui d'exécuter ces manÅ“uvres, sans jeter de lest, et sans perdre d'air inflammable, en ménageant dans le ballon une capacité particulière, destinée à renfermer de l'air atmosphérique

      Paris: Au Bureau du Journal de Physique, 1784. First Edition. Boards. Near Fine. First Edition. 480 pages. 4to. (7 3/5 inches x 10 inches) Recent 3/4 leather over marbled boards. Bright and clean internally, with very occasional spotting. We offer the entire Volume XXV [25] (July-December 1784) of Observations sur La Physique, Sur L'Histoire Naturelle et sur les Arts, Avec des Planches en Taille-Douce Dediees A Mgr. Le Comte D'Artois; Par M. l'Abbe Rozier, M. J. A. Mongez. The article by Meusnier is on pp. 39-47. INCLUDES a followup-article pages 48-69. Text in French. Boards. In 1783 Joseph Michel and Jacques Etienne Montgolfier constructed a full sized hot air balloon and demonstrated it for King Louis XVI - one of the very first balloon ascensions. A detailed report was made 'immediately after the attempt with the aerostatic machine' and signed by members of the Academie de Sciences Francaise. The machine was 70 feet high, and stayed up for twenty to twenty five minutes. "This first passenger flight was a spectacular success." Other Frenchmen Jacques Alexandre Cesar Charles and Pilatre de Rozier quickly built variations - some successful, some tragic. The only real control these pioneering balloonists had was buoyancy - how far up or down they soared. Steering was a mighty wish, but the wind was the real master without active steering control coupled with propulsion. Propulsion and control experiments quickly became the rage, including gunpowder charges, movable wings, riggings of sails, rotating screws, and oarsmen with silk covered oars. None worked very well. Enter Jean Baptiste Meusnier, who on leave of absence from his work as a military engineer at the Cherbourg harborworks was fascinated by this new field, "aerostation". After some study, on December 1783 he read before the Academy the paper offered here, the first published on these "machines", and the next month was elected a full member, immediately appointed to a committee on aerostation along with Lavoisier, Berthollet, and Codorcet. The results of his work on this committee were presented ina follow-on report read in November 1784 which included a theory and detailed construction plans for dirigible balloons. Although it "led to no practical results at the time", the new work was important and pioneering. Some of his ideas were tested by the Roberts brothers who flew a dirigible shaped balloon for seven hours during 1784, but the real test of the designs really required a means of propulsion that wouldn't exist for nearly 100 years - a small, lightweight engine. As with many innovators and futurists, Meusnier was well ahead of the technology his time afforded. Meusnier unfortunately died before he could test out his own theories. Other articles in the volume include work by Franz Karl Achard ("sur les altérations que le feu de fusion fait éprouver à la terre des végétaux, mêlée avec les autres terres pures" and "sur la vitrification de la terre alumineuse mêlée en proportions differentes & connues avec des sels" and one other), chemist M. Pelletier on salts, an article by Cavallo on an air pump, de Fouchy on measuring densities of the atmosphere, an article by Woulfe "nouveau procede pour faire l'ether nitreux", experiments on the air by cavendish, etc. etc. Beautifully engraved plates accompany some articles. The title of this paper translates to: "On the balance of aerostatic machines, on different ways to move them up and down, and especially on that of executing these maneuvers without throwing ballast and without losing inflammable air, providing in particular the ball capacity , for containing atmospheric air" and is a pioneering work on the subject. See "The Zeppelin Story" by W. Robert Nitske (A.S. Barnes & Company, 1977) and DSB IX, pp. 342-44 for more details.

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        Eigenh. Brief mit U.

      Versailles, 24. II. 1784.. 1 S. 8vo. Auf Doppelblatt. Fol 2 montiert auf Trägerkarton.. In französischer Sprache an Jean Louis Wagniere (1739-1802), dem Sekretär Voltaires von 1756 bis zu dessen Tod. De Ligne lobt Wagnieres schriftstellerische Tätigkeit und erklärt sich bereit, ihm für Bekanntschaften in Deutschland zur Seite zu stehen.

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