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2017-10-23 16:13:55
- Plate 325: Ruta graveolens - Common Rue. We carry several plates from this extremely rare work and also a few original drawings. Inquire if interested. Original copperplate etching on verge type hand laid paper with watermark. Contemporary / old hand coloring. Description: This extremely rare original old antique print / engraving originates from a collection of unbound engravings, and original drawings. Although this print was not bound in a book, it is part of 'Botanica Pharmaceutica: exhibens plantas officinales quarum nomina in dispensatoriis recensentur; cum iconibus ab auctore aere incisis, et vivo colore expressis .' - Berolini, 1788. Botanica Pharmaceutica was published in Berlin between 1785-1806. It consisted of 6 volumes with a total of 598 botanical plates. This extremely rare work focuses on plants with medicinal properties. It is not listed in Great Flower Books, De Belder, Blunt or Dunthorne. [Nissen BBI 784. Pritzel 3779] "The drawings are made with considerable care for botanical detail, and with a delicate eye for color and line. If some designs are a little stiff, if the artist proves to be no Ehret or Redouté, he nevertheless communicates an appreciation of a very large variety of nature's forms, and at the same time simple statements now of value to the historical taxonomist" (Hunt).Artists and Engravers: The artist, engraver and possibly colourer of this print is Andreas Friedrich Happe (1733 - 1802), who was an apothecary, artist and engraver from Berlin, Germany. Happe worked for the Berlin Academy of Sciences and published several botanical en end … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector
2017-10-23 16:13:55
- Plate 302: Rumex sanguineus - Shore Dock. We carry several plates from this extremely rare work and also a few original drawings. Inquire if interested. Original copperplate etching on verge type hand laid paper with watermark. Contemporary / old hand coloring. Description: This extremely rare original old antique print / engraving originates from a collection of unbound engravings, and original drawings. Although this print was not bound in a book, it is part of 'Botanica Pharmaceutica: exhibens plantas officinales quarum nomina in dispensatoriis recensentur; cum iconibus ab auctore aere incisis, et vivo colore expressis .' - Berolini, 1788. Botanica Pharmaceutica was published in Berlin between 1785-1806. It consisted of 6 volumes with a total of 598 botanical plates. This extremely rare work focuses on plants with medicinal properties. It is not listed in Great Flower Books, De Belder, Blunt or Dunthorne. [Nissen BBI 784. Pritzel 3779] "The drawings are made with considerable care for botanical detail, and with a delicate eye for color and line. If some designs are a little stiff, if the artist proves to be no Ehret or Redouté, he nevertheless communicates an appreciation of a very large variety of nature's forms, and at the same time simple statements now of value to the historical taxonomist" (Hunt).Artists and Engravers: The artist, engraver and possibly colourer of this print is Andreas Friedrich Happe (1733 - 1802), who was an apothecary, artist and engraver from Berlin, Germany. Happe worked for the Berlin Academy of Sciences and published several botanical en en … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector
2017-10-23 12:53:05
PIO V. (PUBLICADOS POR SU MANDATO)
Madrid 1788. Oficina de Benito Cano. Pasta española con cierres y dorados. Algo rozado. 6 Grabados. Impreso a dos tintas. Latin- Castellano. 692 pp. 18x13. Cantos pintados. Libro en Español / Book in Spanish
Bookseller: Librería Vobiscum [SAN VICENTE DEL RASPEIG, Spain]
2017-10-22 19:53:44
WIEN ( Vienna ):
Kupferstich, 1788, 34,1 x 30,6 Dekorativer Plan von Wien samt der Vorstädte mit kolorierten Wasserwegen, vereinfachte Kopie nach J. Nagel; aus Riesbeck "Voyage en Allemagne, dans une suite des Lettres.", mit Legende 1-45 am unteren Bildrand; wie immer mehrfach gefaltet.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck [Berlin, B, Germany]
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2017-10-22 13:48:40
Plate: 38 with figures 150-153. It is titled: Le Lisiza, le Racasse, la Deux Doigts, le Gal - Cottus Japonicus, Scorpaena Porcus, S. Didactyla, Zeus Gallus (Red Baikal Sculpin, Black Scorpionfish, Popeyed Sea Goblin, Lookdown). Engraving, modern hand colouring on verge (hand laid) paper. Description: This attractive ichthyological print originates from "Tableau Encyclopedique et Methodique des Trois Regnes de la Nature", the volume on Ichtchyologie. This massive work was made by l'Abbe Pierre Joseph Bonnaterre, and published in Paris by Panckoucke in 1788.Artists and Engravers: Abbe Pierre Joseph Bonnaterre (1752-1804) was a French naturalist. He added copious portions on mammals, birds, reptiles, insects, and fish to the Encyclopedie Methodique. In total he created around 400 illustrations for this work. Bonnaterre is credited with 25 new species of fish. Condition: Very good, given age. Small stains in the right and top margins. Margins generally a little soiled from handling. General age-related toning and/or occasional light soiling from handling. Please study scan carefully. Storage location: C150-27 The overall size is ca. 8.3 x 11.4 inch. The image size is ca. 6.3 x 9.3 inch. The overall size is ca. 21 x 29 cm. The image size is ca. 16 x 23.5 cm.
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
2017-10-21 17:38:34
- Antique print, untitled. The ashcart. Etching on verge type hand laid paper. Watermark: cross. Description: Rare print. State: only state. Ref: Greco p. 392, vol. II. Artists and Engravers: Made by Rowlandson after own design. Thomas Rowlandson (1756-1827) was famous for his satyrical prints. His loose and quick way of working was ideal for the depiction of all kinds of daily scenes. Condition: Very good, no margins. Very good impression. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully. Storage location: Q1-066 LA The overall size is ca. 9.7 x 6.4 inch. The image size is ca. 9.7 x 6.4 inch. The overall size is ca. 24.7 x 16.2 cm. The image size is ca. 24.7 x 16.2 cm.
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Netherlands]
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2017-10-21 06:07:39
1788. Plate 541: Ceanothus americanus - New Jersey Tea. We carry several plates from this extremely rare work and also a few original drawings. Inquire if interested. Original copperplate etching on verge type hand laid paper with watermark. Contemporary / old hand coloring. Description: This extremely rare original old antique print / engraving originates from a collection of unbound engravings, and original drawings. Although this print was not bound in a book, it is part of 'Botanica Pharmaceutica: exhibens plantas officinales quarum nomina in dispensatoriis recensentur; cum iconibus ab auctore aere incisis, et vivo colore expressis .' - Berolini, 1788. Botanica Pharmaceutica was published in Berlin between 1785-1806. It consisted of 6 volumes with a total of 598 botanical plates. This extremely rare work focuses on plants with medicinal properties. It is not listed in Great Flower Books, De Belder, Blunt or Dunthorne. [Nissen BBI 784. Pritzel 3779] "The drawings are made with considerable care for botanical detail, and with a delicate eye for color and line. If some designs are a little stiff, if the artist proves to be no Ehret or Redouté, he nevertheless communicates an appreciation of a very large variety of nature's forms, and at the same time simple statements now of value to the historical taxonomist" (Hunt).Artists and Engravers: The artist, engraver and possibly colourer of this print is Andreas Friedrich Happe (1733 - 1802), who was an apothecary, artist and engraver from Berlin, Germany. Happe worked for the Berlin Academy of Sciences and published several bot … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
2017-10-20 13:38:58
ALMANACH DE VENISE - ABIS (Paolo)
- S.l. [Venise], Paolo Colombani, s.d. [1788]. In-8, cartonnage rigide recouvert de soie verte véronèse, tranches dorées (reliure de l'époque), viii, 148 p., frontispice gravé. Almanach officiel pour l'année 1788, contenant la liste détaillée des officiers, magistrats, patriciens, etc. de Venise. Joli frontispice gravé à l'eau-forte représentant l'allégorie de la Sérénissime et titre gravé en taille-douce orné d'un encadrement rocaille. Ces almanachs officiels furent publiés de 1761 à 1796 et imprimés à Venise par Paolo Colombani, d'abord au format in-12°, puis in-8°. La dédicace à Domenico Michiel, membre de la célèbre famille vénitienne, est signée: "Paolo Abis". (Cicogna, 'Saggio di bibliografia veneziana', n°2226). Joli exemplaire très frais, imprimé sur beau papier, parfaitement conservé dans sa première reliure de soie sauvage vert véronèse. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Librairie HATCHUEL
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2017-10-20 03:24:15
Gibbon, Edward (Esq)
London, England: W. Strahan & T. Cadell, 1788. Mixed Set: (First Edition Vols. II - VI, Third Issue, Vol. I). Leather-bound. Very Good Plus. Complete in 6 thick large quarto 4to volumes. (11 3/8" x 9 1/4"). Vol. 1, 704 + lxxxviii, Notes; Vol. 2, Table of Contents to Vol. 1, Table of Contents to Vol. 2, 640 pp. + erratta; Vol. 3, Table of Contents to Vol. 3, 640 pp. + erratta; Vol. 4, Preface, Contents, 620 pp.; Vol. 5, 684 pp. Vol. 6, 646 pp. + General Index. Half-title pages and errata present. Bound uniformly in early, most likely original, full polished, mottled calf, (similar to tree calf) and rebacked to sympathetic period style. Boards are bright, with modest wear at edges and corners. Dual contrasting leather spine labels, bright and unchipped. Spine compartments ornamented in gilt. Original heavy laid cotton rag endpapers, guarded by japan paper. Handmade laid paper throughout is high-quality rag stock. No library or ex-library markings. Original hand-sewn headbands and tailbands and silk ribbon placemarkers present (some remnant only). Three original folding maps, large, well- struck on heavy stock, and clean. Eastern Roman Empire map shows some professionally repaired paper weld repair of crease-wear-and-tear on reverse side. Western Roman Empire map reveals at least one paper weld repair on reverse side. Light foxing to text and maps -- less than is often found for this set. Vol. I engraved frontispiece portrait of Edward Gibbon by John Hall after Sir Joshua Reynolds. Volumes II through VI (are the true London Large Quarto First Edition, issued 1781 through1 … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: AARDVARK BOOKS, Member ABAA, ILAB & IOBA [EUGENE, OR, U.S.A.]
2017-10-19 15:13:09
MEARES, John.:
London, printed at the Logographic Press; and sold by J. Walter, 1790. To which are prefixed, an introductory narrative of a Voyage performed in 1786, from Bengal, in the ship Nootka; observations on the probable existence of a North West Passage; and some account of the trade between the North West Coast of America and China; and the latter country and Great Britain. FIRST EDITION 1790, 4to, approximately 295 x 240 mm, 11¾ x 9½ inches, frontispiece portrait by C. Bestland after W. Beechey, 10 maps and charts, 3 folding, 2 being large folding maps, 18 engraved plates, including the frontispiece, mostly aquatints, the 2 large folding maps and the Views of the Philipine were lacking and have now been supplied with identical plate and maps from a copy of the atlas of the first French edition, though the text of these replacements have French text, there is an extra duplicate portrait frontispiece also taken from the French edition, pages: viii, (12) - Subscribers and Contents, xcv - Introduction, (1) - errata, 372, (108) - Appendices, bound in full antique calf with small gilt armorial device of the Signet Library to centre, rebacked in unmatching leather with raised bands and retaining original gilt lettered morocco label, recornered, new endpapers. Covers slightly scuffed and rubbed, slight wrinkling to original frontispiece at inner edge, original frontispiece and title page faintly browned at edges, faded inscription in inner margin of title page, very occasional foxing to text, 10 pages of the Appendix foxed, occasional small pale stain to margins, many margins slightly d … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Roger Middleton P.B.F.A. [GB]
2017-10-18 21:41:21
ASIATIC SOCIETY OF BENGAL
Calcutta: Printed and sold by Manuel Cantopher, at the Honourable the Company's Printing Office; . M.DCC.LXXXVIII. 1788 - 4to. [2], xvi, 465, [1] p. 34 plates. Recent period-style half calf binding, the spine with two labels. Discrete marginal paper repairs to the first four leaves, otherwise a clean, crisp copy of the original Calcutta printing of this important work. The Society was founded in 1784 by Sir William Jones, with the patronage of Warren Hastings. This volume contains among other important papers his Third Anniversary Discourse in which he proposes that Sanskrit, Greek and Latin languages had a common root, and that indeed they may all be further related, in turn, to Gothic and the Celtic languages, as well as to Persian. It is often cited as the beginning of modern comparative linguistics although there were earlier writers in the field.
Bookseller: Cobnar Books [United Kingdom]
2017-10-18 21:39:48
ASIATIC SOCIETY OF BENGAL
Calcutta: Printed and sold by Manuel Cantopher, at the Honourable the Company's Printing Office; ... M.DCC.LXXXVIII.(1788, 1788.). 4to. [2], xvi, 465, [1] p. 34 plates. Recent period-style half calf binding, the spine with two labels. Discrete marginal paper repairs to the first four leaves, otherwise a clean, crisp copy of the original Calcutta printing of this important work. The Society was founded in 1784 by Sir William Jones, with the patronage of Warren Hastings. This volume contains among other important papers his Third Anniversary Discourse in which he proposes that Sanskrit, Greek and Latin languages had a common root, and that indeed they may all be further related, in turn, to Gothic and the Celtic languages, as well as to Persian. It is often cited as the beginning of modern comparative linguistics although there were earlier writers in the field.
Bookseller: Cobnar Books Ltd [Deal, Kent, UNITED KINGDOM]
2017-10-18 19:51:01
Raynal, Abbe [translated by J. O. Justamond]
Published by A. Strahan; and T. Cadell, 1788. maps by Thomas Kitchin , vol 1. 399 pages & with portrait frontispiece; vol 2. 432 pages & with map of the East Indies; vol 3. 426 pages & with map of Mexico & West Indies; vol 4. 523 pages & with map of South America; vol 5. 499 pages & with map of Africa; vol 6. 520 pages; vol 7. 564 pages & with map of the world, & map of the United States of North America; vol 8. 374 pages plus index [83], the set has 6 of the 7 maps listed, maps dated 1783 , spines rubbed but most of the gilt remains, boards clean and with nice bright gilt, volume 4 has part of volume label missing and a small scuff to the front board, all firmly bound, lacking the Europe map, textblocks clean, maps generally clean and complete, few maps with some light spots and creases, overall the books are in good+ condition Hardback
Bookseller: Keogh's Books [GB]
2017-10-18 05:46:31
Rev J. Gardnor (engraved by W. and Eliz Ellis)
London Dec.1st 1788 - Original hand-coloured aquatint of the city as seen from the Rhine.Full margins, some re-colouring. Plate size: 17 x 20 inches
Bookseller: Shapero Rare Books [United Kingdom]
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2017-10-17 22:28:28
Hume, David,
1788 - New edition. 7 vols. in 6. 12mo, contemporary full calf [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Far Eastern Booksellers / Kyokuto Shoten
2017-10-17 07:26:38
ROUSSEL, M. de.
Onfroy, Paris, 1788. 145x85mm, XII - 468pages, reliure veau marbré de l?époque. Pièce de titre verte et ornementations dorés au dos. Coiffes manquantes. Usures aux coins. Inscriptions manuscrites modernes sur la page de garde. Bon état dans l?ensemble. Page 221: La Fère - Artillerie sous la mention Lieutenant en second est mentioné le nom de: ? de Buonaparté?.
Bookseller: Bouquinerie du Varis [Russy, FR, Switzerland]
2017-10-16 14:43:24
Strasbourg, imprimerie de Levrault, 1788 ; in-4, demi veau fauve à petits coins, dos à nerfs décoré et doré, pièce de titre rouge et pièce de décoration vert foncé, tranches rouges (reliure de l'époque) ; 282 pp. , (1) f. d'errata ; 73 pp. Edition originale. Important document qui représente la synthèse du travail réalisé par ce que l'on pourrait appeler "les Etats généraux d'Alsace" ; ainsi, à la veille de la Révolution, les alsaciens avaient déjà réfléchi à de nombreux problèmes, à de nombreuses réformes. Bel exemplaire.
Bookseller: Librairie Ancienne Clagahé [France, Lyon]
2017-10-16 14:37:59
BOURGEOIS (Nicolas-Louis)]
Bookseller: LIBRAIRIE CHAMONAL [Paris, France]
2017-10-16 14:37:59
[BOURGEOIS (Nicolas-Louis)]
contenant des observations importantes relatives à ces contrées ; & un mémoire sur les maladies les plus communes à Saint-Domingue, leurs remèdes, & le moyen de s'en préserver moralement & phisiquement [sic] : avec des anecdotes singulières, qui n'avaient jamais été publiées. Le tout rédigé & mis au jour, d'après un grand nombre de manuscrits, par M. N... Londres, et se trouve à Paris, Jean-François Bastien, 1788, in-8, basane fauve racinée, dos lisse cloisonné et fleuronné, pièces de titre et de tomaison cerise, encadrement de dent-de-rat, simple filet et guirlande dorés sur les plats, tranches citron [Rel. de l'époque], coins abîmés. viij pp., 507 pp. Sabin 6897 et Leclerc 1367 citent une édition chez le même éditeur, mais sans date. Il existe également des exemplaires où le nom de Nougaret figure en toutes lettres. Ouvrage rare et curieux: il contient, d'après Boucher de La Richarderie (cité par Sabin), des informations sur Portorico, Curaçao, la Grenade, les Bermudes et le Nouveau Mexique que l'on ne trouve pas ailleurs. Voir aussi les chapitres sur Saint-Domingue, la Martinique, Boston, New York, la Louisiane, le Mississipi, Lima, Valparaiso, etc. Nicolas-Louis Bourgeois [La Rochelle 1710 - vers 1776], historien et avocat, se rendit à Saint-Domingue vers 1744. Il y aurait passé, dit-on, une trentaine d'années comme secrétaire de la chambre d'agriculture du Cap-Français. Son Mémoire sur les maladies... compte près d'une centaine de pages. Il traite longuement de la "maladie de Siam" (fièvre jaune). Ses Voyages intéressants forment le tome X de la Collection abrégée d … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Librairie Chamonal [France, Paris]
2017-10-16 14:22:19
BORGIA Stefano
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Pregliasco [Torino, Italy]
2017-10-16 14:18:02
(LEGROS, ABBE J.CH.F.)
Bookseller: A. Gerits & Son b.v. - Antiquarian booksellers [Netherlands, La Diemen]
2017-10-16 14:16:49
GRIMOD DE LA REYNIERE (Alexandre Baltazar Laurent);
Bookseller: Bonnefoi Livres Anciens [Paris, France]
2017-10-16 14:11:54
MAZZEI, Filippo)
Bookseller: Argosy Book Store, ABAA, ILAB [New York, NY, U.S.A.]
2017-10-16 14:11:54
Mazzei, Filippo]:
Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana [New Haven, CT, U.S.A.]
2017-10-16 14:08:53
MARIOTTI Annibale
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Pregliasco [Torino, Italy]
2017-10-16 14:08:53
MARIOTTI Annibale
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Pregliasco [Torino, Italy]
2017-10-16 14:04:21
MOUNIER (Jean Joseph)
Ensemble de 7 ouvrages réunis en 4 volumes in-8, plein cartonnage raciné de l'époque, dos lisses ornés de filets et de fleurons dorés, pièces de titre et de tomaison de veau brique et noir, tranches mouchetées rouges. Exceptionnel ensemble constitué à l’époque, des principaux écrits politiques de Joseph Mounier à la veille, pendant et au lendemain des débuts de la révolution. Juge royal à Grenoble, il provoqua la réunion à Vizille des états de Dauphiné (1788). Député du tiers, il proposa le serment du Jeu de paume (20 juin 1789). Président de l’assemblée nationale constituante, il fut un des principaux représentants du groupe des monarchiens, partisan d’une monarchie constitutionnelle à l’anglaise. Face à la tournure prise par les évènements et il démissionna (le 21 novembre 1789) et s'exila. 1 & 2- Edition originale in-8° de cette source de première importance pour l'histoire du Dauphiné à la veille de la Révolution. Le procès-verbal est rédigé et signé en fin par J.-J. Mounier alors avocat à Grenoble et "Secrétaire des Etats". Il s’ouvre par la liste intégrale des membres de l’Assemblée des Trois Ordres. (Catalogue de l'histoire de France, IX, n°71. Maignien, 'Biblio. du Dauphiné pendant la Révolution', n° 291. Martin & Walter, 25372 et 25373). 3- Edition originale. Mounier, au début de son ascension politique, livre son grand projet politique pour la France : abolition des privilèges provinciaux, adoption d'une constitution inspirée des institutions anglaises qui préserve la prérogative royale. L’ouvrage lui valut un très grand prestige à l’Assemblée. (Martin & Walter, 2 … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Librairie HATCHUEL [PARIS, France]
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2017-10-16 14:04:20
SCHERER (Jean-Benoît)
Bookseller: LIBRAIRIE CHAMONAL [Paris, France]
2017-10-16 14:04:20
SCHERER (Jean-Benoît)
Paris, Cuchet, 1788, 2 vol. in-8, cartonnage de l'époque bleu papier raciné sur les plats, dos lisses, orné de filets dorés, chiffre en pied, lég. rouss. 1) xii et 293 pp. - 2) vi et 259 pp., bandeaux et culs-de-lampe. Pas dans Brunet, Quérard, VIII, 514. INED, 4113. Kress, B, 1486. Édition originale de ce tableau général des échanges de la Russie, classé d'abord par lieu d'échange (Saint-Pétersbourg, Ukraine, Reval, Riga, Friedichshafen), puis par partenaire (Turcs, Perse, Chine). Il concerne "les affaires de la Livonie, de l'Estonie et de Finlande". La première partie situe la Russie dans le commerce mondial, avec des chapitres sur le commerce de l'Ukraine, Saint-Pétersbourg, Riga, les échanges avec les Grecs, les Turcs, La Perse, la Chine, détaille les fabriques et manufactures de Russie, les poids et mesures, etc. Le second volume contient diverses pièces justificatives, parmi lesquelles le Traité d'amitié et de commerce avec la Grande-Bretagne, conclu en 1766, et celui entre la Russie et la Perse de 1732. On y trouve d'intéressantes dispositions concernant les pénalités réciproques, les captifs, les esclaves, etc. Les ouvrages du jurisconsulte Scherer, qui fut un moment membre du collège impérial de justice à Saint-Pétersbourg, sont toujours précis et bien informés. Monogramme DSV frappé en pied des dos.
Bookseller: Librairie Chamonal [France, Paris]
2017-10-16 14:03:57
Bézout, Étienne [1730-1783]
Paris 1788 4 Bände mit gefalteten Tafeln. L`arithmétique, la géométrie & la trigonométrie rectiligne. 356, xix Seiten mit 6 ausfaltbaren Tafeln. 2. L`algèbre & l`application de l`algèbre à la géométrie. 316, v Seiten mit 4 ausfaltbaren Tafeln (1 im Textteil und 3 im Anhang). 3. Les príncipes généraux de la mécanique, l`hydrostatique. 381, vij Seiten mit 6 ausfaltbaren Tafeln. 4. L`application des principes généraux de la mécanique, à différens cas de mouvement et d`équilibre. 480 Seiten mit 15 ausfaltbaren Tafeln (2 nicht nummerierte im Text und 13 nummerierte im Anhang). - Leder etwas berieben, leicht bestossen, vordere Rückenkante des 4. Bandes unten 5 cm aufgeplatzt. Versandkostenfreie Lieferung Militaria/ Kriegswissenschaft/ Militarismus/ Drucke vor MDCCC/ Mechanik/ Mathematik/
Bookseller: Comenius-Antiquariat [Switzerland]
2017-10-16 14:00:04
GRIMOD DE LA REYNIERE (Alexandre Baltazar Laurent);
Chez Belin, Chez Desenne & Petit, A Neuchatel, et se trouve ? Paris, 1788. In-8 de 64 pp., cartonnage moderne. Edition originale. Rare petit recueil d'?crits divers que Grimod d?dia ? l'Acad?mie Royale de Lyon ; il avait ouvert dans cette ville un commerce d'?picerie, de droguerie et de parfumerie apr?s ses deux ann?es d'exil, sur lettre de cachet, dans un couvent pr?s de Nancy. Il fut re?u la m?me ann?e membre de cette Acad?mie. Contient : Id?es sur Corneille ; V?rit? ? Mlle T. Id?e sur Moli?re ; Ep?tre A M. de la Rive ; Id?es sur Racine ; Stances irr?guli?res A Madame Dugazon ; Id?es sur Regard ; F?licitation A Madame D. L. R. ; Id?e sur Cr?billon ; Impromptu A Madame *** ; Id?es sur Piron ; Lettre de l'Auteur A M. Mercier ; Lettre de M.le Chevalier Aude, A M. Grimod de La Reyni?re ; R?ponse de M. Grimod de La Reyni?re A M. le Chevalier Aude. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Bonnefoi Livres Anciens [Paris, France]
2017-10-16 13:59:59
MERCIER, Louis Sebastien
Bookseller: Libreria Antonio Pettini [ROMA, RM, Italy]
2017-10-16 13:59:59
MERCIER, Louis Sebastien
Bookseller: Libreria Antonio Pettini [ROMA, RM, Italy]
2017-10-16 13:49:02
1788-1789 Ensemble 14 pièces reliées en 1 vol. in-8, basane marbrée, dos orné à nerfs, triple filet doré d'encadrement sur les plats, pièces de titre et de tomaison en maroquin rouge (reliure de l'époque). BERGASSE (Nicolas). Lettre de M. Bergasse sur les Etats Généraux. S.l.n.d. VIII-55 pp. Avocat lié avec les salons des philosophes, Nicolas Bergasse (1750-1832) devient célèbre lors du procès Kornmann qui l'oppose à Beaumarchais. Auteur d'une Lettre sur les Etats généraux, il se fait élire à ceux-ci par le tiers état de la sénéchaussée de Lyon. Lettre du 12 Février 1789. BEAUMARCHAIS (Pierre-Augustin Caron de). Lettre à Milord*** au sujet de M. Bergasse et de ses observations dans l'affaire de M. Kornmann. Sans lieu, 1788. 16 pp. Cordier, 418. BEAUMARCHAIS (Pierre-Augustin Caron de). Lettres des Sieurs de Beaumarchais et Daudet, citées à l'Audience du 14 Mars 1789, dans la Cause du Sieur Kornmann. Précédées de quelques Réflexions & d'un récit relatif à ces Lettres, &c. Sans lieu, 1789. (4)-59 pp. Cordier, 424. STAEL-HOLSTEIN (Germaine Necker, baronne de). Lettres sur les Ouvrages et le caractère de J.J. Rousseau, Par Mme. la Baronne de Stael-Holstein, Epouse de M. l'Ambassadeur de Suede auprès du roi de France, fille unique de M. Necker. Au Temple de la Vertu. Chez le premier Restaurateur de France. 1789. (VI)118 pp. Tirage différent de l'édition clandestine publiée sous ce titre la même année, « qui a le mérite de lever l'anonymat de l'ouvrage et d'indiquer clairement le nom et les qualités de l'auteur ». Lonchamp, 10. Lettre d'un Magistrat de province à M. Bergasse, sur … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Bonnefoi Livres Anciens [France, Paris]
2017-10-16 13:44:44
TRAITÉ DE 1786]
Bookseller: LIBRAIRIE CHAMONAL [Paris, France]
2017-10-16 13:44:44
TRAITÉ DE 1786]
Bookseller: LIBRAIRIE CHAMONAL [Paris, France]
2017-10-16 13:44:44
DUPONT DE NEMOURS, Pierre Samuel.
Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member [London, United Kingdom]
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2017-10-16 13:40:33
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2017-10-16 13:37:28
CALLANDER, John.
London, printed for the editor and sold by the booksellers of London and Westminster, 1788.2 volumes. Modern leather. 692; 745 pp.First published in three volumes in Edinburgh in 1766-1768. - The source of this collection is the Histoire des navigations aux terres Australis by Des Brosses, Paris 1756. This two-volume edition contains a total of forty-one narratives, some in English for the first time, including the voyages of Hawkins, Quiros, Spilbergen, Le Maire and Schouten, Pelsaert, Tasman, Dampier, Shelvocke, Anson, etc. The final section contains Callander's essay 'Advantages from the forming of colonies in the Terra Australis', first pubished in 1768. This has been described as 'the fundamental proposal for the first European settlement of the Southern continent'. 'The work is valuable both for its narratives and for its editorial comments' (Cox I, p.18). An important early collection depicting the discovery, exploration, natural history, geography and commerce of Australia. - (First leaves volume I waterstained; age-browned). - A very rare edition.Hill 240 and Landwehr, VOC, 271 first edition only; not in Cat. NHSM; NMMC I, 40.
Bookseller: Gert Jan BESTEBREURTJE [Netherlands]
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2017-10-16 13:37:09
Bohn, Gottfried Christian.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Gerhard Gruber [Heilbronn, Germany]
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2017-10-16 13:32:53
DENON Dominique Vivant
Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Casella [IT]
2017-10-16 13:28:41
La Fontaine Jean de.
de l'Imprmerie de Didot l'Ainé, 1788. In-4° (cm. 29,3), legatura romantica in m. marocchino con fregi e titolo in oro al dorso (lievi usure), tagli e risguardi marmorizzati, pp. [8] XCVI 482 [2] in ottimo stato e fresche di papier-vélin della ditta Dervaud et Freres Henry, vignetta al frontespizio; sporadiche fioriture. Edizione originale edita in sole 250 copie. Cfr. Graesse IV, 73. Esemplare molto buono.
Bookseller: Gabriele Maspero Libri Antichi [IT]
2017-10-16 13:27:33
BARROS, João de & Diogo de COUTO
Bookseller: Black Swan Books, Inc. [US]
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2017-10-16 13:27:23
LAGRANGE, Joseph Louis de.
Bookseller: SOPHIA RARE BOOKS [Koebenhavn V, Denmark]
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