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2011-10-12 17:24:23
COXE William
- Paris, Volland, 1791. Complet 2 tomes en 1 vol.: 12,5 x 20 cm. [4]-282-[1]-ii-276 p.- [3] pl. grav. Traduit de l'anglais. Nouvelle édition abrégée de l'originale en français de 1786. Avec 2 cartes dépliantes (Norvège méridionale et canal du lac Sodra) et 1 schéma à pleine page d'un appareil pour geler le mercure. Reliure de l'époque en demi-basane à petits coins. Plats recouverts de papier moucheté beige. Dos lisse à filets dorés, pièce de titre de cuir orangé, pièce de tomaison ovale de cuir gris. Quelques feuillets brunis, sinon ouvrage en très bon état général. Ce nouveau voyage au nord de l'Europe ne traite que du Danemark, de la Suède et de la Russie
Bookseller: Librairie de l'Univers
2011-10-08 17:11:19
Coxe, William
London.: T. Cadell., 1791. ... THREE VOLUME SET... SECOND EDITION...Vol. I: [xii, 410pp]...ILLUSTRATED WITH FOLDING MAP OF SWITZERLAND (with repairs), PLATE OF THE "BRIDGE OF WETTINGEN", & PLATE OF THE "VIEW OF THE LAKES OF THUN AND BRIENTZ"... Vol. II: [iii, 431pp]... ILLUSTRATED WITH FOLDING MAP OF MONT BLANC AND THE ALPS, PLATE OF THE FIGURE OF THE BOUQUETIN, PLATE OF THE HEAD OF THE BEARDED VULTURE, & PLATE OF THE VIEW OF THE CHAIN OF ALPS AND HILLS... Vol. III: [xii, 420, 27pp]... Includes appendix... Rebacked in leather using original leather boards, new title labels on spine... Personal bookplate on FEP of 2nd and 3rd volumes... Clean interior... Additional shipping and handling will apply for multiple volumes... . Full-Leather. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Bookseller: Eveleigh Books & Stamps
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2011-10-08 17:11:19
Melmouth, William; Coxe, William
London: T. Cadell, in the Strand , 1791. Complete three volume set. The Second Edition with maps and plates (some fold-out). Missing the general map of Switzerland otherwise complete. Vol. 1 contains two plates: The Bridge of Wettingen; View of the Lakes of Thun and Brientz. Vol. 2 contains four plates: Map of Mont Blanc and the circumjacent Alps (22" by 17"); Figure of the Bouqetin; View of the Chain of Alps and Hills (8" by 25"); Head of the Braided Vulture. Newly rebound in attractive full brown leather with spines ruled and lettered in gilt. Scattered foxing otherwise a very nice set. . Full-Leather. Very Good.
2011-10-08 05:08:24
Cullen, William
Pavia: R. I. Monastere de S. Sauveur, 1791. 3 volumes; untrimmed as issued and largely an unperused set in contemporary paper covered boards;. Photos available upon request.
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2011-10-05 20:03:20
Strelin, Georg Gottfried:
Nördlingen bei Karl Gottlob Becken . 1791 - 8°. Brauner Originalhalblederband auf fünf Bünden mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel auf Rückenschild, Dreiseitenrotschnitt, Lederecken und floraler goldgeprägter Rückenverzierung, mit einer Wurmfraßstelle am Leder. 1 Blatt Titel, 734 Seiten, 2 gefaltete Kupfertafeln. Sauberes wohlerhaltenes Exemplar. Vitri4 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Antiquariat und Buchhandlung Carl Wegner
2011-10-05 11:10:24
CAMPER (Petrus)
chez les Hommes de Differents Pays et de Differents Ages., suive de la Proposition d'une nouvelle Methode pour Dessiner toutes Sortes de Tetes Humaines avec la Plus Grande Surete., First French Edition, half title, viii, 114, [2]pp with 10 fine copper engraved folding plates, quarto, library bookplate, old embossed armorial circular library stamp on title repeated occasionally in text, and on plate edges, mid 20th century cloth strongly bound, slight occasional marginal browning but generally a good clean copy, Utrecht, Wild, 1791. An attractive contribution to the literature of physiognomy and particularly attractive for its plates. This work can also be seen to be part of the prehistory of the evolution debate, including as it does, comparative cranial plates of man and apes. Photograph available on request. "Peter, Pieter, or usually Petrus Camper (1722 - 1789), Dutch physician, anatomist, physiologist, midwife, zoologist, anthropologist, paleontologist and naturalist. He studied the orangutan, the rhinoceros, and the skull of a mosasaur, which he believed was a whale. One of the first to interest himself in comparative anatomy and paleontology, he also invented the measure of the facial angle. Camper was not a dull professor in his library, becoming a celebrity in Europe and a member of the Royal Society. Starting in 1755, he resided in Amsterdam where he occupied a chair of anatomy and surgery at the Athenaeum Illustre, later completed by a medicine chair. In 1763 he chose to accept the chair of anatomy, surgery and botanics at the University of Groningen. Both in Amst … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Jeffrey Stern Antiquarian/STERN ACADEMIC [York, United Kingdom]
2011-10-04 18:54:39
Saint-Simon, Louis de Rouvroy:
A Straßburg chez J. G. Treuttel, Libraire et se trouve a Paris chez Onfroy, Libraire, rue St. Victor n°. 11, 1791.,. . Zus. ca. 3200 S. Mit 1 gest. Titelportrait und 1 gefalt. Stammtafel. 8°. Sehr dekorative H-Lederbände d. Zeit, Buchecke bestoßen u. beschabbt,, Buchrücken jedoch noch gut erhalten, Buchblock fest u. Papier kaum stockfleckig. Ingesamt seltenes noch gut erhaltenes u. kompletes Exemplar dieser ersten Ausgabe!
Bookseller: Antiquariat an der Universität München
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2011-09-27 17:58:17
MATA, Juan de la
de todos generos, rosolis, mistelas. Con una breve instrucción para conocer las frutas, y servirlas crudas y diez mesas con su explicación. En Madrid, Oficina de Ramón Ruiz, 1791, 5ª edición, 15x21, 4 hojas, 232 págs. Encuadernado en pergamino. (Juan de Mata fue repostero mayor de los reyes Felipe V y Fernando VI. Discípulo de las escuelas gastronómicas francesa e italiana y repostero jefe en la corte de los reyes españoles Felipe V y Fernando VI, la obra de Juan de la Mata titulada Arte de repostería es uno de los tratados de cocina de mayor repercusión publicados en lengua española. En este célebre compendio culinario el prestigioso cocinero castellano ofrece numerosas recetas populares del siglo XVIII, explicadas paso a paso y de manera detallada, para preparar toda suerte de dulces, pastas, compotas, mermeladas, confituras, conservas, jaleas, bizcochos,mazapanes, merengues, rosquillas, caramelos, chocolates y helados, así como una muy práctica serie de consejos y advertencias acerca de los utensilios necesarios en toda cocina, de las diferentes técnicas de pastelería y de la forma más apropiada de disponer y servir una mesa para atender a un gran número de comensales). (37942).
Bookseller: Librería J. Cintas [Madrid, Spain]
2011-09-20 13:55:08
Fearne Charles
Printed by W. Strahan and M. Woodfall [imprint varies] [etc.] 1791-95, London. Contemporary calf, the spine ends of volume one a bit chipped, some marginal staining, else a superior set; with upwards of 14 cancels not noted in ESTC A valuable edition of a "classic [written by] one of the great real property lawyers of [the 18th] century", in Holdsworth's words, the first volume Fearne's last, and the second John Joseph Powell's first; with the rare 'Copies', two copies in ESTC
Bookseller: Meyer Boswell Books, Inc., member ABAA [San Francisco, CA, U.S.A.]
2011-09-19 16:41:22
London: T. Cadell and W. Davies, Edinburgh: E. Balfour, , 1791. and the Progress of Trade with that Country prior to the Discovery of the Passage to it by the Cape of Good Hope... Quarto (272 × 212 mm) Contemporary speckled calf, flat spine, red morocco label, single Greek key panel gilt to the boards, edges sprinkled. Two folding maps. A little rubbed, particularly at the extremities, some surface loss from the upper board, light toning, overall a very good copy. First edition. Having published a highly influential History of Scotland; established his reputation with his life of Charles V; and expanded his fame with his History of America - its success "was even more marked on the continent, where it was considered Robertson's masterpiece" - Robertson turned his attention to India. "The Disquisition falls into two main parts: the first two-thirds is a narrative of the commercial contacts India had with the outside world from ancient times to the sixteenth century; the remainder is a long appendix describing Indian culture. The narrative portion documents, gathers, and summarizes familiar but scattered material; the appendix is broadly descriptive and more innovative, following the pattern developed in the descriptive chapters of the History of America… Robertson has been chiefly remembered as a historian. His four published historical works brought him considerable fame and wealth, and they helped establish historical writing as one of the foremost literary genres of Enlightenment Scotland …Although in recent years both Hume and Gibbon have often been conside … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2011-09-16 13:38:11
Published Novr 30 1791 by E. Newbery... & John Wallis. Hand-coloured engraved sheet, cut in to 12 sections and mounted on linen. Original slipcase with mounted engraved label. Some wear to case, else a very good copy of a early table game.Whitehouse page 25.
Bookseller: David Miles Books [United Kingdom]
2011-09-12 12:14:16
London: G.G.J. and J. Robinson, 1791. London: G.G.J. and J. Robinson. VG : in very good condition. Rebound with new eps. Stamps on title pages. Some slight darkening to page edges. Plate 1 with repairs at outer fold, and plate 11 with some dust marking to lower edge with no impact on illustration. All maps bright and overall VG. 1791. First Edition. Brown hardback cloth cover. 220mm x 130mm (9" x 5"). 3304pp; 51pp + 31 plates. Map volume contains 31 double-page or folding plates and maps, some hand-coloured in outline. Note - volumes II and III are shown as being published in 1790. .
Bookseller: Barter Books [United Kingdom]
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2011-09-04 20:05:37
Thümmel, Moritz August v.
Leipzig Göschen -1805, 1791. Kl.8°. Mit 10 gest. Titelvign. u. 17 (von 20) Kupfertafn. Halblederband der Zeit W. G. II 1494, 4. Borst 660. Erstausgabe. - Einbände bestoßen u. stärker berieben. Rückenschilder abgeblättert. Stellenweise stock-, wasser- u. braunfleckig. Gewicht (Gramm): 2000 [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Müller & Gräff e.K. [Stuttgart, Germany]
2011-09-01 11:03:26
Ex tip. Regia., Taurinorum, 1791. 3 voll. , in 8° cart. muta, 1° vol. (tomo 1° - pars 1^) pp. XI + 346. à vol. (tomo 2° - pars 1^) pp. XV + 371. 3° vol (tomo 2° - pars 2^) pp. 191. Front. figurati. Barbe. Disponiamo dei soli voll. sopra descritti. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Libreria M. T. Cicerone [Roma, RM, Italy]
2011-08-29 23:55:27
G.B. Piranesi
Bookseller: Alexandre Antique Prints, Maps & Books [Toronto, ON, Canada]
2011-08-24 00:30:55
Smith, James Edward and James Sowerby
London: J. Davis. 22 (of 24) handcolored plates preceeded by 22 pages of description. Bound in marbled boards with a linen spine and spine label. Missing plates 13 and 19. The flowering plant illustrations, executed by James Sowerby, are all bright and clean. Original blue-gray wrappers bound-in. First issued in 1792 (despite title page date of 1791, preface is dated May 1792). Previous owner's note (tipped onto front fly leaf and dated 1936) states this copy came from the Czar's Hermitage Library. No way to confirm this as there is no label or Double Eagle stamp. Record # 512380. None jacket. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Monroe Street Books [Middlebury, VT, U.S.A.]
2011-08-23 14:33:25
von la ROCHE, Sophie, Wittwe
U. Weiss und T. L. Brede, Offenbach, 1791. von la ROCHE, Sophie, Wittwe. Rosalie und Cleberg auf dem Lande . Offenbach: bei U. Weiß und T. L. Brede, 1791. Pp. [1]-544. 8vo, rebound in half maroon leather (roughly a turn-of-the-century binding job) with original boards, gilt lettering and tooling to spine, and green ribbon place-marker. The German novelist's sequel to her "Rosaliens Briefe an ihre Freudinn Mariane von St.", released ten years earlier. Text in Fraktur German. Board covers peeling at spine, boards dampspotted, small dampstain to bottom edge (not affecting text, but causing some wrinkling to lower part of middle leaves), some edgewear, marginal smudging, else vg. 500.00 [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: John W. Doull, Bookseller (A.B.A.C.) [Dartmouth, NS, Canada]
2011-07-25 16:46:19
Boswell, James:
London: Printed for Henry Baldwin, 1791.. London: Printed for Henry Baldwin, 1791.. xii,[16],516;588[i.e.586],[1]pp. Two volumes. Quarto. Contemporary speckled calf, rebacked and recornered at a later date to a semblance of style, gilt labels. Portrait. Facsimile and plate. 19th century ink name ("Walter Fletcher") on endsheets and effaced from margin of titles, edges rubbed, endsheets creased, some soiling to verso of portrait, clean tear in R4 (vol. I) with no loss, some occasional pencil annotations. but a sound set. First edition, uncorrected state of I:135:10 ('gve'), with the complement of cancels outlined by Pottle, as usual. In volume two, pages 78, 92, 275 and 352 are in their first, uncorrected states. Frequently remarked upon as one of the triumphs of the art of biography in the English language. Each volume bears the bookplate of Jonathan Boucher (1737-1804), Anglican clergyman, and for a period beginning in 1759, a prominent figure in the colonies and intimate of George Washington. However, his staunch loyalist sympathies caused him to return to England in 1775, where he occupied himself with various matters, including, for fourteen years, an unfinished "Glossary of Archaic and Provincial Words," intended to supplement Johnson's Dictionary. After his death a preliminary section was published, but the remainder of his work was turned over to the proprietors of Webster's English Dictionary. ROTHSCHILD 463. POTTLE 79. GROLIER ENGLISH HUNDRED 65. ESTC T64481.
Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-
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2011-07-25 16:46:19
Boswell, James, Esq
London: Henry Baldwin, for Charles Dilly, 1791. Quarter tan calf 5 raised bands gilt titling on red morocco labels with marbled paper covered boards. Top edges stained gray. Contemporary binding with overall wear, stains and rubbing and some loss of paper on boards. Apparent restoration done on joints and tips of each volume extending into paper of boards. Housed in green cloth covered chemises with cloth pulls and slipcases, the latter with green morocco spines 5 raised bands and gilt lettering on red morocco labels. Chemises and slipcases are very good with only a few scuffs and marks on slipcases. Frontispiece of Samuel Johnson, Vol. 1 and 2 engravings Vol. 2, pgs. 92 and 588 (misnumbered) as called for. The second state with "give" properly spelled pg. 135. Handwritten notation on preliminary in each volume stating "Tadcaster Library", a community in Yorkshire. Photos available on request. Extra postage may be due because of size. . First Edition, Second State. Quarter Leather. Good/Slipcases Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Trade. [Attributes: First Edition; In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: The Title Page ABAA [United States]
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2011-07-20 14:11:17
Soemmerring, Samuel Thomas v
. Frankfurt am Main, bei Varrentrapp und Wenner, 1791-1796, 8°, 2259 pp., 6 feinen Pappbänden im Stil der Zeit.. First Edition! - Erster Theil: Knochenlehre (1791, XLVI, (2), 455 pp.); Zweiter Theil: Bänderlehre (1791, XIV, 86 pp.); Dritter Theil: Muskellehre (1791, XXIV, 328 pp.); Vierter Theil: Gefässlehre (1792, XLVIII, 488 pp.); Fünfter Theil: Hirn- und Nervenlehre (1791, XVIII, 352 pp.).; Fünfter Theil, zweite Abtheilung: Eingeweidelehre (1796, XLVI, 352 pp.). - - Samuel Thomas Soemmerring's (1755-1830) "text-book contained only facts observed by him. He departed from the usal practice of including physiology with anatomy. The book was very popular in German medical schools, and Meckel considered it Soemmerring's best work. It includes a very full list of what Soemmerring considered his anatomical discoveries." - A work which opened new paths in anatomy and physiology! - "Soemmering's handbook of human anatomy, 'Vom Baue des menschlichen Körpers' was based as far as possible on his own observations and was conceived as a supplement to Haller's 'Primae linae physiologiae', the work was still in use in expanded form a half century later. The foreword to the first edition reveals Soemmering's preoccupation with the use of clear, unmistakable terminology. It also contains an impressive list of his anatomical discoveries, although not all of them have proved to be valid. Among those that are still accepted, two of the most remarkable are the observation that arterial trunks always lie on the bent side of the joints and the discovery that the small part of the trigeminal ner … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquariat für Medizin - Fritz-Dieter S
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2011-07-06 16:45:18
KOTZEBUE, August v.
Lpz., Kummer 1791. 4 Bll., 184 S. Mit gest. Titelvign. Ldr. d. Zt. m. Rückengoldpräg., Stehkantenvergold. Anfangs gebräunt. EA Goed. V, 276, 23 - Beigeb.: Ders. Der Wildfang, Ebda. 1798. Tit., 160 S. EA. (Goed. V, 279, 48) - Beigeb.: Ders. Der Mann von vierzig Jahren, Ein Lustspiel in einem Aufzuge. Nach d, Französ. des Fayan bearb. Ebda. 1795. 2 Bll., 58 S. EA. (Goed. V, 278, 37) [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Burgverlag [Wien, Austria]
2011-06-20 20:52:04
Treat, Malachi
1791. Treat, Malachi, (d. 1793). Autograph letter signed to an unidentified recipient, dated New York, Feb. 16th, 1791. 2pp. 313 x 202 mm. Tears along folds repaired, bottom margin chipped affecting the last line of the first page, moderate toning. Typed transcript accompanies. Treat served as physician-general in the Northern Division of the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War (a letter from General Washington to Treat, dated January 19, 1779, is on file at the University of Virginia Library's Electronic Text Center). After the war he served as New York City's health officer, and was involved in setting up the New York Hospital (the second hospital in the U. S.) in the early 1790s. He died in the yellow fever epidemic of 1793. His letter is full of sage advice to an acquaintance who was apparently studying the law: . . . it becomes you to be very oeconomical, for yr Expenses already have exceeded yr Proportion of the Estate. Spend no money but what is absolutely necessary, frequent no Taverns, nor play at any Game of Hazard by which yr Mind may get debauched, or detach from yr present Pursuit-prosecute yr Studies with diligence, and Love. . . . Packard, Hist. Med. U.S., pp. 144, 237, 559. [Attributes: Signed Copy]
Bookseller: Jeremy Norman's historyofscience [Novato, CA, U.S.A.]
2011-06-10 02:01:36
Jung, C. C.
Marktbreit, Knenlein, 1791-1792. Two volumes in two. 8vo (16.6 x 10.2 cm). [viii], 338; [iv], 406 pp. Two nice woodcut vignettes in the text. Uniform contemporary half calf over greyish marbled boards; spines with five raised bands with gilt lines, two ornamental gilt-bordered labels with gilt titles. All edges red. Rare. This is the successor of Jung's Verzeichniss der meisten bisher bekannten europäischen Schmetterlinge published in 1782 with only 156 pp. (Horn-Schenkling, 11374). This binominal catalogue of the butterflies runs from A to Z and refers to lepidopterological literature up to 1790. It includes a list of Latin epithets and a list of German names. The author, Conrad Christoph Jung (1737-1816) was a German (Bavarian) Kammerrath (counsilor at a Chamber of Finance) and entomologist. Small private library stamp on front pastedowns, otherwise a clean and attractive set. Hagen I, p. 406; Horn-Schenkling, 11375. Very good. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Antiquariaat Schierenberg [Amsterdam, Netherlands]
2011-05-16 16:28:32
T.Cadell, London, 1791. 313 pages, including advert leaf, contemporary full calf binding, light rubbing to edges. The 2nd edition has extra material to the 1st, covering method of forging, boring and dressing gun barrels, causes for recoil, length of bore, remarks on gunpowder shot, wading, instructions for the art of shooting, training pointers etc. Riling 311 "The whole work is little more than a translation of Marolles work." Chute 004, Schwerdt does not mention the 2nd edition
Bookseller: Hereward Books [Ely, CAMBR, United Kingdom]
2011-04-18 23:29:28
Collectible [Publisher: Henry Baldwin] 1791
2011-04-04 03:50:51
SMITH, J. F. D. [eig. SMYTH, John Ferdinand Dalziel]
Paris, Buisson 1791. Tome second (de 2) gr.-8°. 2 Bll., 272 S. HLdr. d. Zt. m. goldgepr. Rü. Ecken berieb. Sabin 85256 - Trad. de l`Anglois par M. de B. "An abridged version of the `Tour in the United States`" (Sabin). Gewicht in Gramm: 500 [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Burgverlag [Austria]
2011-04-01 10:54:19
S(cheuereck). F. A.
Nicht in Dean - vgl. Horn-Sch. 19268, Monschein 59 u. Brüggemann-E. 927.- Naturgeschichte für die Jugend, Bd. 4.- Sehr selten (über KVK nur 2 Ex. der 1. Aufl. v. 1791 nachweisbar).- Horn-Sch. löst die Initialen als Friedrich August Scheuereck auf. Es dürfte dies der bei Thieme-B. (XXX, 41) erwähnte Leipziger Kupferstecher F. A. Scheureck sein. Das Front. hier bezeichnet "Scheureck del. et fec." - Text etw. stockfleckig u. gebräunt, Tafeln nur leicht fleckig, Ebd. etw. berieben.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Johannes Müller [Salzburg, Austria]
2011-03-31 04:59:04
Dados en Aranjuez, Palacio [Madrid] y Barcelona, entre 1791 y 1803.- Cada uno dos hojas (en blanco la segunda), siendo el mandato en parte impreso y en parte manuscrito; In Folio (30 cm.).- Son siete nombramientos sucesivos a la sola persona de Don Jaime García Conde, que pueden venderse sueltos, al precio que se indica a pie de ficha. Impecable estado. Libro en español [Attributes: Soft Cover]
Bookseller: Librería Miguel Miranda, AILA ILAB [Lope de Vega n.º XIX, Madrid, M, Spain]
2011-03-29 11:51:26
Wittenberg, 1791-1803). 8vo. 3 cont. full calf, gilt borders on covers. Backs formerly richly gilt, gilding now weak. The 3 textvolumes lacks, this is the atlas bound in 3 volumes with all 445 beautiful handcoloured engraved plates, where the details of the plants are cared for. ¶ Nissen: 1763. Pritzel: 8202. First edition. The numbering of the plates corresponds with that given by Nissen regarding the "1.Auflage".
Bookseller: Herman H J Lynge & Søn A/S [Denmark]
2011-03-20 23:55:48
- chez David Fowler (de l'imprimerie de J. Cooper), à Londres 1791, in 12 (16,3x10,5cm), 286 pp., relié. - Edition originale, et seule parue. Reliure en demi maroquin à grains longs romantique rouge, dos lisse à 2 fers romantiques en long. 2 petits trous de vers le long du mors supérieur. Petits frottements d'usage, mais bel exemplaire, qui plus est bien frais. Cet ouvrage fut rédigé par un quaker américain, et selon l'éditeur avant la Révolution française. L'auteur y condamne sévèrement « la fourberie et le fanatisme des prêtres ». L'auteur décida de le publier afin de soutenir la politique violemment anticléricale des gouvernements révolutionnaires. On trouve dans l'ouvrage diverses références à l'Amérique. En outre l'auteur conteste et réfute tous les dogmes de l'église à commencer par la vérité de la Bible et des Evangiles, que Jésus soit le fils de Dieu. Le christianisme et l'ensemble de ses doctrines ne serait que superstitions qui servent l'intérêt des prêtres. NB : Cet ouvrage est disponible à la librairie sur demande sous 48 heures. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, et seule parue. Demi Veau romantique rouge , spine lisse à 2 fers romantiques en long. Cet ouvrage fut rédigé par un quaker américain, et selon l'éditeur avant la Révolution française. L'auteur y condamne sévèrement « la fourberie et le fanatisme des prêtres ». L'auteur décida de le publier afin de soutenir la politique violemment anticléricale des gouvernements révolutionnaires. On trouve dans l'ouvrage diverses références à l'Amérique. En outre l'auteur conteste et réfute tous … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet [Paris, France]
2011-03-19 22:58:43
1791 11791. In-8, basane granitée, dos lisse orné, pièces de titre et de tomaison en maroquin rouge, tranches marbrées (reliure de l'époque). Vie publique et privée de Honoré-Gabriel Riquetti, comte de Mirabeau, Député du Tiers-Etat de la Sénéchaussée d'Aix, Membre du Département de Paris et commandant de bataillon de la milice bourgeoise du district des Capucins. Nouvelle édition corrigée et augmenté depuis sa mort. Dédiée aux amis de la constitution monarchique. A Paris, Hôtel d'Aiguillon, 1791. In-8 de (4)-122 pp. Deuxième édition publiée l'année de l'originale. Portrait légendé de profil tiré en bistre. Ex-libris manuscrit sur la dédicace « Ditry 1833 ». Escoffier, 47 ; Tourneux, IV, 24186a. Confession Générale de Feu Honoré-Gabriel Riquetti, ci-devant comte de Mirabeau, de son vivant très-infidel mandataire du Tiers-État de la Sénéchaussée d'Aix, Membre du Département de Paris, &c. A son féal ami et digne collègue Talleyrand, ci-devant Evêque d'Autun. Suivie d'une lettre à Madame Le Jay. De l'Imprimerie des Mécontens, 9 Avril 1791. In-8 de 23 pp. Edition originale. Tourneux 24143. Discours de M. Mirabeau l'aîné sur l'éducation nationale. Paris, Veuve Lejay, 1791. In-8 de (4)-79-(1) p. Cabanis. Journal de la maladie et de la mort d'Honoré-Gabriel-Victor Riquetti Mirabeau. Paris, Grabit, 1791. In-8 de 66 p. Le récit de Cabanis, très-précieux à tous les points de vue et surtout au point de vue 'médical, sera le fond de tous les récits qu'on fera sur la mort de Mirabeau. Testament du célèbre Mirabeau. Détail du convoi & de ses Funérailles. Epitaphe proposée. In-8 de 4 pp … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Bonnefoi Livres Anciens [France, Paris]
2011-03-19 16:48:19
Morris, Thomas:
Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana [New Haven, CT, U.S.A.]
2011-03-18 08:07:41
Bunbury, Henry William
London: Printed for W. Dickinson, 1791. Folio. xvii + 81pp. 17 full-page stipple engravings (one hand-tinted as frontis.). 19th Century half brown calf and green moiré cloth, spine gilt, marbled endpapers. Two engraved bookplates. One plate guarded along two edges. Very good. Bunbury was one of the greatest satirical artists and caricaturist of his day, and here depicts the many facets of horsemanship in a comical and entertaining fashion. Overall a very good copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Bjarne Tokerud Bookseller ABAC & PBFA [Victoria, BC, Canada]
2011-03-18 03:57:46
Salzmann, Christian Gotthilf.
Karlsruhe, Christian Gottlieb Schmieder, 1787-1791. 6 Bde. (2), 392 SS. (2), 5-397, (1) SS. (2), 354 SS. (2), 378 SS. (2), 362, (2), 118 SS. (2), 7-336, (30) SS., l. w. Bl. Mit zus. 6 gest. Frontispizen und 6 gest. Titelvignetten. Marmorierte Pappbände der Zeit mit goldgepr. rotem Rückenschildchen. 8vo. Mischexemplar aus verschiedenen Karlsruher Nachdruckausgaben (die EA war 1783-88 bei Crusius in Leipzig erschienen). Der erste, zweite und fünfte Teil in der "neuen verbesserten Auflage" von 1789, der dritte (1791), vierte (1787) und sechste Teil (1788) ohne Angabe der Auflage; der Anhang zum 5. Teil mit eigenem Titelblatt (dat. 1788) mit Holzschnittvignette. - Der Erziehungsschriftsteller C. G. Salzmann (1744-1811) war 1768-72 "Pfarrer in Rohrborn bei Erfurt. Konfrontiert mit der sozialen Notlage der Landbevölkerung, entwickelte sich hier Hilfsbereitschaft für die Armen und sprachliche Nähe zum Volk [.] 1772-81 war Salzmann Diakon, später Pfarrer in Erfurt. Hier besuchte er regelmäßig Schulen und Waisenhäuser, Armen- und Krankenhäuser, Gefängnisse und Zuchthäuser. Als Ursache des Elends wurden Unwissenheit und schlechte Erziehung diagnostiziert [.] Die Rohrborner und Erfurter Erlebnisse bilden den Boden für das sozialkritische Werk 'Carl von Carlsberg'" (DBE). Auch Paul Englisch würdigt Salzmann, hatte sich dieser doch im vorliegenden Werk "die für einen Pädagogen natürliche Aufgabe gewählt [.], die Folgen der Onanie möglichst kraß zu verarbeiten", wodurch "unter dem Deckmantel der Moral allerlei Frivolitäten ans Tageslicht gefördert werden" (Englisch). - Papierbedingt teil … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH [Vienna, A, Austria]
2011-03-17 10:50:21
Rovira, Francisco Xavier
Cadiz Academia de Cavalleros Guardias Marinas. pp[xx] 216. 8 folding plates. the final volume in a series of texts published between 1781 and 1791 for the use of Spanish naval cadets, covering the subjects of pyrotechnics, fortification and mines. the earlier volumes covered arithmetic, geometry, trigonometry, artillery, and bombardment. a nice crisp copy in a contemporary vellum binding. the extreme leading edges of the boards are lightly affected by rot, the upper hinge is cracking, and the front free end-paper is lacking 019 018 1407 [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: McLaren Books Ltd., ABA(associate), PBFA [Helensburgh, United Kingdom]
2011-03-15 09:52:30
Sur l'administration de M. Necker. Par lui-même. A Paris, Hôtel de Thou, 1791. (1ff) blanc, faux-titre, Titre + 480 pages. 1 volume in-8 relié plein veau glacé vert, roulette dorée en encadrement sur les plats, dos lisse richement orné, pièce de titre en maroquin vert. Légers frottements épars (Coiffe, mors), plus marqué au bas du premier plat ; Très élégante reliure d'époque à ces remarques près. Tranches jaunes. Bon état intérieur, un petit manque de papier en coin d'une page (tout petit manque de texte). Bon exemplaire de ce célèbre écrit dans lequel Necker défend son bilan. Une des 5 éditions publiées en cette année 1791. (INED - 3373) (Ref 1463) Pour toute question, n'hésitez pas à me contacter à : librairie.bpettit * (* = @).
Bookseller: Le Pettit Libraire [Paris, France]
2011-03-15 06:00:09
TIDD, William
Dublin: Printed for G. Burnet, [et al.], 1791. Hardcover. Very Good. First Dublin edition. 12 mo. xi, 259 pp. With a table at the back (25 pp.). 17.5 cm. Contemporary full calf with a dark red morocco spine label. Bowing to the boards, else very good and better, text pages are very clean and tight, with moderate spotting to the endpapers. "Tidd's Law" won critical and popular acclaim soon after its publication in 1790, and was for a time the sole authority for common-law practice. In *David Copperfield* Charles Dickens favored Tidd by the approbation of Uriah Heep, "I am improving my legal knowledge, Master Copperfield,' said Uriah. 'I am going through Tidd's "Practice." Oh, what a writer Mr. Tidd is, Master Copperfield!" (David Copperfield, chap. 12). Scarce in the market. *OCLC* locates only 4 copies.
Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA [US]
2011-03-08 09:52:53
Kameralismus - Bergius, J. H. L.
unbekannt, 1791. Vorkommende Materien nach richtigen u. vernünftigen Grundsätzen practisch abgehandelt u. durch landesherrliche Gesetze u. hin und wieder wirklich gemachte Einrichtungen erläutert werden. Bände 2-5, 6/2 und 9 (von 9) in 6 Bänden. Verschiedene Auflagen. 2. u. 5. Band. in 1. Aufl. /3., 4., 6. u. 9. Band in 2. Aufl. Von Trattern, Frankfurt/Wien, 1768-1791. Zusammen ca. 1500 S., Pbde. der Zeit. (etwas fleckig/berieben u. bst./unbeschnitten/teils aunaufgeschnitten.) --- - Innen sauber. Humpert 1413, Kress 6409, ADB II, 388, nicht bei Lindner u. Mantel. Ein kameralistisches Lexikon im weitesten Sinne, mit teilw. umfangreichen Kapiteln über Fasanerie, Fischerei, Forstwesen, Jagd, Judentoleranzwesen, Mühlenwesen, Münzwesen, Wechselbanken, Weinbau, Zehnten u.a. - 0 Gramm. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Celler Versandantiquariat [Eicklingen, Germany]
2011-03-08 06:57:54
Cochin, William ].
Bookseller: Michael R. Thompson Books, A.B.A.A. [Los Angeles, CA, U.S.A.]
2011-03-03 05:54:43
Baierische Akademie der Wissenschaften:
München, Anton Franz, 1791. Artikeldetails Neue historische Abhandlungen der churfürstlichen Baierischen Akademie der Wissenschaften. 3. Band. Baierische Akademie der Wissenschaften: München, Anton Franz, 1791. 8 Bl., 612 Seiten, 4 Bl. (Register). Mit 1 gefalteten Kupferstich und 26 meist gefalteten genealogischen Tafeln. Halbleder der Zeit mit Rückenvergoldung. Sprache: Deutsch Bestell-Nr: 111228 Bemerkungen: *Enthält 3 größere historische Beiträge: 1. Vollständige Reihe der Vorältern Otto des Großen nebst 26 genealogischen Tafeln. - 2. Zirngibl: Von der Geburt und Wahl des Königs Arnolf, von der durch ihn neu erbauten Stadt Regensburg, seinem Palaste ... von seinem Tod. - 3. Zirngibl: Wie, aus welchen Ursachen und an wen sind die Lande zu Baiern nach der Achtserklärung Heinrichs des Löwen zerfallen? - Die Kupfertafel zeigt die Donau bei Regensburg. - Gering gebräunt, insgesamt gut erhalten und dekorativ gebunden.EUR 194,00 Versandkostenfrei innerhalb Deutschlands Aufgenommen mit whBOOK Artikel eingestellt mit dem w+h GmbH eBay-Service Daten und Bilder powered by Buchfreund (2019-02-19).
Bookseller: Antiquariat Braun [DE]
2011-03-03 04:47:52
Lissabon, Antonio Rodrigues Galhardo, 1791. (III)-XXIV, 541, (3) SS. Mit Wappenholzschnitt am Titel. Mittelbrauner portugiesischer Kalbsledereinband der Zeit mit Filete und doppelter goldgepr. Deckelbordüre, dekorativer floraler Rückenvergoldung sowie goldgepr. Wappensupralibros (des portugiesischen Königshauses Braganza) an beiden Deckeln. Stehkantenvergoldung. Dreiseitiger anziselierter Goldschnitt; Marmorvorsätze. Lesebändchen. 8vo. Seltener, hübsch gebundener portugiesischer Katechismus aus der Zeit von König João VI. mit dessen Familienwappen als Deckelsupralibros. - Kapitale etwas lädiert; das Vordergelenk oben eingerissen. Rückenschildchen fehlt. Alte hs. Einträge am Vorsatz; Titel unten alt hinterlegt; es fehlt der Vortitel. Vereinzelt unbedeutend braunfleckig.
Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH [Vienna, A, Austria]
2011-02-28 15:43:57
MOZART, Wolfgang Amadeus 1756-1791
Vienna Artaria e Compagni [PNs 360 and 361] [ca. 1791]. 4 volumes. Folio. Early marbled wrappers. Preserved in a custom-made green cloth folder with slipcase with dark red leather label gilt to spine. [1] (title within decorative border), 2-20; [1] (blank), 2-19; [1] (blank), 2- 17; [1] (blank), 2-17 pp. Engraved. Plate number "360" to pp. 4-7 of first violin part only. Slightly worn and thumbed; inner margin of title guarded just affecting edge of printed border; occasional markings in pencil and crayon.. First Edition, 4th issue of the Prussian Quartets. Haberkamp Text p. 326. BUC p. 709. RISM M6169 (not distinguishing among issues). "The Prussian Quartets, K. 575, 589 and 590, form a group, since they are dedicated to King Friedrich Wilhelm in Berlin, who played the violoncello - or at least they were written with an eye towards such a dedication, for the first edition bears no dedication at all. The royal virtuosity had to be taken into account, and so in almost every movement of the three works the violoncello has a predominant part, while the second violin and viola retreat into the background. The quartets are slightly concertante, and yet they are purest chamber music. Mozart sometimes completely forgets his royal patron - as for instance in the minuet of the last quartet. These are three works that originated under the most dreadful spiritual oppression, and yet they rise to heights of pure felicity." Einstein: Mozart, p. 184.
Bookseller: J & J Lubrano Music Antiquarians
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2011-02-25 23:53:35
MURRI Vincenzo.
Nella Stamperia di Alessandro Carnevali, Loreto, 1791. Opera dedicata al Cardinale Francesco Xaverio de Zelada. Cm.24x16,4. Pg.214. Legatura in mz.pelle con tassello con titoli in oro al dorso. Spellature ai piatti marmorizzati. All'antiporta una tavola allegorica incisa da Fogazza raffigurante la traslazione della Chiesa di S.Maria di Loreto per opera di alcuni angeli. Una ulteriore tavola in rame con ritratto in ovale del Cardinale De Zelada, Segretario di Stato e Prefetto della Congregazione Lauretana, eseguita da Arcangelo Magini da Fano nel 1792. Cartigli e capilettera incisi. In appendice "Descrizione dei più preziosi doni, ed altre cose qualificate, esistenti nel Tesoro della S.Casa di Loreto secondo l'ordine presente", compilata da Bernardino Capodagli. Mancano le tavole fuori testo raffiguranti i dettagli del rivestimento marmoreo della cappella. Mancanza alla parte inferiore delle pg.203-206 e restauro cartaceo al verso dell'ultima carta del testo. > Lozzi, I, 2356. 450 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: studio bibliografico pera s.a.s. [LUCCA, Italy]
2011-02-22 06:54:47
Imp. Josef de Urrutia., Madrid. 1791 - 1 hoja tachada pero legible. Marcas de polilla en cubierta. Corregida cuidadosamente y añadidas algunas notas, con el Pange Lingua, Te Deum Laudamus y los símbolos Niceno y de San Atanasio traducidos. Enc. Pergamino. LIBRO EN ESPAÑOL. EN ALMACEN. LEA CONDICIONES. ENVIO GRATUITO HASTA 2 KG. REMITIDO A RIESGO DEL CLIENTE. (PAYPAL +1,80€ HASTA 50€, RESTO +4%)
Bookseller: Librería Javier Fernández
2011-02-19 10:46:54
Burke, Edmund
Dublin: printed by William Porter, for J. Sheppard [et al. ], 1791. 8vo, pp. iv, 356; full contemporary calf, red morocco label; nice copy. "Though designated 'eighth edition' both this and the earlier Dublin issues are of 356 pages, and thus of a version deriving ultimately from some printing (a-e) before the third London edition" (Todd). See Printing and the Mind of Man, 239; Rothschild 522; Todd 53dd.
Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books (ABAA / ILAB) [St. Paul, MN, U.S.A.]
2011-02-09 01:49:19
DELANDINE (Antoine-François)
Paris, Imprimerie de la 'Feuille du Jour', s.d. [1791]. In-8, broché, couverture de papier marbré moderne, 16 p. Première et unique édition de ce tiré-à-part d'un article paru dans "La Feuille du Jour". Né et mort à Lyon, Antoine-François Delandine fut député à la Constituante puis bibliothécaire de l'Académie de Lyon. Arrêté en 1793 et emprisonné jusqu'après le 9 thermidor, il devint professeur de législation à l'Ecole centrale. Envoi autographe de l'auteur à "Monsieur de Ferrières", sans doute le marquis Charles-Elie de Ferrières, député de la noblesse aux Etats-Généraux, également membre de la Constituante. Très bon exemplaire. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]
Bookseller: Librairie HATCHUEL [PARIS, France]
2011-02-08 14:50:36
Mibes, Friedrich.
Sulzbach, Johann Peter Wolffs Erben, 1791. (46), 710, (26) SS. Titel in rot und schwarz. Mit gest. Frontispiz (lädiert) und 18 gest. Tafeln. Orangegefärbter Pergamentband der Zeit mit reicher Rücken- und Deckelgoldprägung. Dreiseitiger ziselierter Goldschnitt. 8vo. Spätere Ausgabe des vielaufgelegten Gebetbuchs des böhmischen Zisterziensers Mibes (1658-1722), das häufig für aufwendig dekorierte Schmuckeinbände des Rokoko Verwendung fand. Der reich vergoldete Einband auf dem Rücken mit Kruzifixstempel, Vasen sowie Blumen- und Rankenbordüren; an den Deckeln wiederholt das Kruzifix in reicher Rankenwerksbordüre, diese außen wiederum umschlossen von einem Rankenfries; die Ecken von verdrehtem Bandwerk in ein Karree mit Blütenstempeln gefaßt; dazwischen Blüten- und Vasenstempel. Die Tafeln zeigen Meß-, Verkündigungs-, Abendmahl-, Kreuzigungs-, Krankensalbungs- und Wallfahrtsszenen, außerdem Heilige und die Pietà. - Das Frontispiz mit Randausriß (alt hinterlegt); Bindung gelegentlich etwas gelockert. Titel etwas fingerfleckig; die prächtige Goldprägung des Einbands teils schwach berieben. Aus der Sammlung des Kirchenhistorikers Alfred Raddatz (1928-2006), Professor für Kirchengeschichte, christliche Archäologie und kirchliche Kunst an der evangelisch-theologischen Fakultät der Universität Wien. - Vgl. OCLC 38928015 (Ausg. 1762).
Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH [Vienna, A, Austria]
2011-02-06 02:48:42
Fratrum Veith,, Augustae Vindelicorum, 1791. Sei volumi legati in due di cm. 24, pp. 1.000 ca. complessive. Legatura recente in cart. rigido marmorizzato con titoli ms. su etichette ai dorsi. Tagli colorati. Qualche leggera fioritura dovuta alla qualità della carta ed un timbro di biblioteca inglese con rispettivo annullo. Opera di grande erudizione, assai rara a reperirsi, soprattutto quando completa in tutte le sei parti. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Benacense [riva del garda, Italy]
2011-02-05 10:48:15
Paris, Imprimerie Nationale, [mars 1791]. In-8, broché, couverture papier moderne, 43 p., 4 tableaux sur 2 planches dépliantes. Edition originale. Le rapport, signé par les Membres du Comité de l'imposition (p. 36), est suivi du projet de décret qui réformait en profondeur les taxes à l'entrée des villes, modulées en fonction du nombre d'habitants et du degré de nécessité de la marchandise taxée. 4 tableaux : "Marchandises exemptées, Produit des taxes, Nouveau tarif, Désignation des marchandises". (Goldsmiths, 14799). Très bon exemplaire. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]
Bookseller: Librairie HATCHUEL [PARIS, France]

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