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        Horas de semana santa.

      Na regia officina typografica 1793 - - Na regia officina typografica, Lisboa 1793, Fort in 16 (7x13cm), 584pp. (3), relié. - Edition portant un privilège pour 1790. Illustrée de 7 figures de la Passion du Christ gravées par Roy. Plein Veau d'époque. Dos muet à nerfs orné de 5 fleurons ; roulettes entre les nerfs. Roulette d'encarement sur les plats. Tranches dorées et croisillonnées. Tâches noires sur le plat inférieur. Bon exemplaire. 584pp. (3) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        The Fables of... With a Life of the Author

      London: Printed for John Stockdale, 1793. . Two volumes. 8vo. lxv, (i), 189, (1) ; (xii), 248 pp. Attractive later binding of tan full calf by William Jackson of Aberdeen, spines with raised bands, gilt lettered red and green labels, decoration to other compartments and rules to boards, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt. Engraved titles and 110 plates. The imprint to the title page of volume I shaved, sporadic foxing to contents and a stain to the foot of pp. 135-139 in volume I, a small tear to the edge of pp. 79-80 of the same, a very good nonetheless.

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        Beknopte natuurlijke historie der zoogende dieren. I-III. (Complete).

      . Leyden [Leiden], Honkoop and Du Mortier, 1793-1800. Three volumes in three. 8vo. Hand-coloured frontispiece, three title pages, each with hand-coloured engraved vignette, 1,180 [I (1793) vi, 363; II (1796) iv, 363; III (1800) iv, 440] pp., 27 [10; 8; 9 (including one large, double-folded] engraved and hand-coloured plates. Uniform contemporary polished half calf over speckled boards. Spines with burgundy morocco label with gilt title, gilt lines and oval green morocco labels with gilt-patterned borders and volume number. * Extremely rare hand-coloured copy of this very well-illustrated work on mammals (the title translates as "Concise natural history of mammals"), written by the Dutch politician, writer, playwright, translator and zoologist Jan David Pasteur (1753-1804), whose portrait is shown in the frontispiece of volume one. The title page shows two nude children teasing a lion. The author entered Leyden University at the age of 13. He translated several natural history and travel books into Dutch, including James Cook's "A voyage to the Pacific Ocean", Levaillant's "Voyage dans l'Interieur de l'Afrique, par le Cap de Bonne-Esperance", and Faujus de Saint Fond's "Histoire naturelle de la montagne de Saint-Pierre de Maestricht". In the present original work, Pasteur used the Linnaean system and is quite accurate in his descriptions and illustrations. The plates show over 140 mammals, including the orangutan, the quagga, and the Bolognese dog. A large plate of a stranded sperm whale is spectacular. There is only one auction record in the last 35 years. There are only three copies in Dutch libraries (fide Landwehr), not all of them hand-coloured. Landwehr, 156. Neither in the Cat. BM(NH), nor in Nissen ZBI, nor in Casey Wood..

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        The trial of John Grant, sheriff-clerk depute of the shire of Inverness, before the circuit court of justiciary held there, on May 1, 1793. for forgery.

      Edinburgh: printed and sold by J. Robertson, No. 4. Horse-Wynd 1793 - 46,[2]p. Advts. 12mo. John Grant was transported, probably to Australia. (ESTC records a copy at University of Melbourne, Baillieu Library.) bound with (SUBSTANCE.) Substance of the trials of John Skelton, Neil Sutherland, Hugh MacDonald, Hugh MacIntosh, George Napier, John Grotto, Robert Gunn, and Alex. MacDonald, alias White, before the High Court of Justiciary, for committing Murder and Robbery, on the Streets of Edinburgh, on the 31st December, 1811, and 1st January, 1812. To which are added, an account of the Execution of N. Sutherland, H. M'Intosh, and H. M'Donald : and a Letter from M'Intosh to his Father. Leith: Printed at the Telegraph Office, for Wm. Reid, Leith; Brash & Reid, Glasgow; Auld, Paisley; Stewart, Scott, and Bruce, Greenock, 1812. [3],6-72p. 12mo. bound with (LIFE.) The Life and Character of William Bird, who was executed at Cambridge for Forgery, on the 28th of March 1812. With some Letters which he wrote while under the sentence of death. By a Resident in the University. To which is added, Some Account and Reflections of Moses Macdonald, who was executed at Greenock, for robbery, on the 5th of June 1812. Edinburgh: Printed by George Romney & Co. For James Taylor Smith. and sold by M. Ogle, Glasgow, P. Macallum, Greenock, Mathews and Leigh, and T. Hamilton, London, 1812. [2], 48p. 12mo. bound with (MEMOIRS.) Memoirs of the Life of Mrs. Shuttleworth, Executed at Montrose, on the 7th December, 1821, for the Murder of her Husband. Including all the Legal Documents, Death Warrant, Her Last Will, Account of her Execution. To which is prefixed, An Account of Her Trial, At Perth, the 19th September, 1821. The Second Edition. Montrose: Printed for J. Smith, and sold by P. Hill, & cop.[n. d.,1821]. 24, 48p, 12mo with original yellow printed wrappers preserved, separate title-page for Trial. Four items, bound in one volume contemporary half calf, marbled boards, red label; front joint rubbed and just starting to crack but sound, with the attractive bookplate of George R. Kinloch (1798/8 - 1877), the Jamaica-born Edinburgh lawyer and antiquary, known as much for his legal skills as for interest in Scottish song. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: C R Johnson Rare Book Collections (PBFA)]
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        Theologia Moralis ; illustrissimi ac reverendissimi D. Alphonsi de Ligorio Olim Episcopi S. Agathae Gothorum, Rectoris Majoris Congregationis S. Redemptoris;, Adjuncta in calce perutili instructione ad praxim confessariorum, una cum Illustrissimi AC reverendissimi Joannis Dominici Mansi Archiepiscopi Lucensis - Epitome doctrinae moralis, et canonicae ex operibus Benedicti XIV. Nunc primum .-- TOMUS TERTIUS und TOMUS TERTIUS,

      Bassani MDCCXCIII, 1793 - XXVIII, 512 Seiten + XVI , 427 Seiten Beide Bände altersberücksichtigend in sehr schöner Erhaltung. Tome tertius nur leicht bestoßen, berieben, angeschabt, Rückenvergoldung teils zerieben , Vorsätze leicht braunrandig, Vorsatzblätter mit kleinen Notizen und Vorbesitzvermerk aus 1822. Sehr schöner Papierzustand, gelegentlich altersfleckig, braunfleckig, Lese - altersübliche Spuren obligo, -- Tome Secundus wie zuvor jedoch an einigen wenigen Seiten mit sehr schwachem Braunschatten , an beiden Kap. ein Defekt in ca. Erbsengröße , die Rückenschilder mit Fehlstelle. 266 International shipping air mail: 3.50 euros to 500 grams. 7 Euros to 1000 grams. Books about 1000 grams individually Sprache: la Gewicht in Gramm: 4200

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      Norwich, Ct. Aug. 16, 1793.. [1]p. Folio. Old fold lines. Later paper strip attached to top of verso. Slight separation at some folds. Minor toning. Docketed on verso. Very good. In a half cloth clamshell case, gilt leather label. The retained copy of a letter written by Samuel Huntington, but entirely in his hand and signed by him. Huntington was a Signer of the Declaration of Independence and Governor of Connecticut, and here writes to Secretary of War Major General Henry Knox, indicating receipt of the terms of neutrality which the United States adopted towards Britain and France, and Connecticut's willingness to abide by those terms. Samuel Huntington was a Signer of the Declaration of Independence, served as President of the Continental Congress, and was the third governor of Connecticut, serving for ten years, until his death in 1793. Henry Knox served with distinction during the American Revolution; he was charged with Washington's famous crossing of the Delaware River, and the successful completion of that mission earned him the promotion to brigadier general. He was one of the founding members of the Society of the Cincinnati and was the nation's first Secretary of War. On April 22, 1793, George Washington issued a statement announcing that the United States would maintain a policy of strict neutrality in the conflict between France and Britain, resulting from the French Revolution. This was the first major international conflict facing the newly formed United States, and it involved her ally, France. One of the concerns of the American government was that America not be seen to be interfering in trade - privateering to the hindrance of one side or the other. The assurances on Governor Huntington's part most likely refer to the willingness of Connecticut ship captains to abide by the law of the land and maintain U.S. neutrality. He writes: "Sir, I am on this day favoured with your two letters of the 7th instant containing the rules & regulations which the President of the United States has thought proper to adopt for a uniform line of conduct throughout the several states with respect to the belligerent powers; and also the regulations agreed upon between the general government & the Minister of France. You may be assured, sir, that a strict observance will be paid to the directions and regulations contained in those letters. I have also the satisfaction to inform you, that the inhabitants of this state appear sincerely disposed to observe a just neutrallity [sic] conformably to the tenor of the proclamation which was issued by the President on that subject and have reason to believe that the general sense & sentiment of the citizens of this state will prevent all infractions of the laws of nations as relative to the powers at war." A nice document, referring to early Federal policy, penned by one of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana]
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        Hudibras. Tom. I.I u. I.II. [Und:] Notes on Hudibras. [With notes by Treadway Russell Nash and illustrations after Hogarth]. [Und:] THYER, Robert. The Genuine Poetical Remain of Samuel Butler. With a Selection from the Author's Characters in Prose. [In 4 Bänden].

      London, T. Rickaby 1793 [und Thyer:] London, Joseph Brooker 1827.. 4°. Gest. Tit. m. Vign., XXXIX(1), 317(1) S.; Gest. Tit. m. wiederh. Vign., sep. gedr. Tit. (printed by T., Rickaby from Benjamin and John White), Ss. (319)-678, 1 Bl., VIII S. (Index); 2 gest. Titel m. wiederh. Tit.vign. (Notes tom.I u. II), 495(1), XVIII(2) S. Mit zus. 3 gest. Front. (dav. 2 Porträts), 13 Kupferstich-Tafeln (dav. 11 od. 3-fach. gef.) und 20 Kopfstücken u. Vignetten in Kupferst. nach Hogarth. [Und Thyer:] Tit. m. mont. Holzst.-Vign., Ss. (I-VII), Ss.(8)-301. Mit 2 gest. Portr. u. 9 mont. Holzst.-Illustr. auf Tafeln. 4 prachtvolle Franzbände aus rotem Maroquinleder auf 5 Doppelbünden mit Goldlinienverzierungen, Deckelrand-, Steh- und Innenkantenverzierungen in Goldprägung, goldgepr. Adelswappen im oberen Rückenfeld, umseit. Goldschnitt u. marmorierten Vorsatzpapieren. An den Kapitalen leicht berieben, Ecken etw. bestoßen, Einbde. m. altersbedingten Lagerspuren, im Text einzelne Ss. stockfleckig, insgesamt aber sehr frische u. gut erhaltene Exemplare.. Brunet I, 1428; Graesse I, 584. In nur 200 Exemplaren hergestellte Prachtausgabe der englischen Verssatire, die als "schärfste und derbste Verspottung des Puritanismus jener Zeit" (KLL) gelten kann. Mit seinen Illustrationen zu Samuel Butlers Knittelversen machte sich William Hogarth erstmals einen Namen als Kupferstecher. "Hogarth hat zu diesem Gedicht zwei verschiedene Folgen von Illustrationen gestochen: zwölf grosse, sorgfältiger ausgearbeitete Kupferstiche, die er selbständig, unabhängig von einem Verleger geschaffen und im Februar 1726 herausgegeben hat, und siebzehn kleinere, die mehr Holzschnittcharakter haben und vermutlich früher entstanden, aber erst im darauffolgenden April in einer Gedichtausgabe erschienen sind. Diese folgen dem Verlauf der Handlung, während die grossen Blätter nur die entscheidenden Szenen mit einem gekürzten Textauszug als Legende wiedergeben...Epos und Bilder sind eine antiheroische Satire auf Puritanertum und Sektenwesen" (Margrit Bachofen-Moser in Hogarth-Katalog Zürich, 1983, SS. 25 ff.). "200 copies printed, some with the plates in red, others in black. An elegant edition edited by Dr. Nash, the historian of Worcestershire, who has added a variety of entertaining notes" (Lowndes, The The Bibliographer's Manual of English Literature, S. 313).

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Löcker]
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        A Plan of the Operations of the King's Army under the command of General Howe, K.B. in New York and East New Jersey. against the American Forces commanded by General Washington, from the 12th of October, to the 28th of November 1776. Wherein is particularly distinguished the Engagement on the White Plains, the 28th of October

      London:. 1793.. The map centers on the Revolutionary War in the Hudson river valley, specifically the Battle of White Plains. It covers the area from Manhattan to Peekskill, showing both sides of the Hudson River, with camps, routes of attack, retreat, with the ships Tartar, Phenix and Roebuck in the river off Tarrytown. Copper engraved map 19 1/4 x 28 1/4 plus margins (added on one side). Engraved for Stedman's History of the American War. Period folds flattened, in excellent condition.

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      Philadelphia: Printed by the author, Nov. 23, . 1793 - 103,[9]pp. Modern plain wrappers. Occasional light stains, else near fine, with James Kent's signature on the titlepage. Second edition of a vivid eyewitness account of the famous 1793 yellow fever epidemic that "doomed the supremacy of Philadelphia among American cities" (DAH). Carey, the prominent Philadelphia publisher and a member of the committee of health, described the horrors of the pestilence "with a collection of facts and observations well calculated for the satisfaction of [his fellow citizens'] anxious curiosity" (Sabin 10885). The present copy belonged to Chancellor James Kent and contains his notes about this and the 1798 Philadelphia epidemics. AUSTIN 409. GARRISON & MORTON 5451. SABIN 10884. EVANS 25256. DAH V, pp.504-5.

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        The History of the Reign of Philip the Third, King of Spain. the First Four Books by Robert Watson . the Two Last by William Thomson . - [Complete in 2 Volumes]

      London, G. G. J. And J. Robinson 1793 - Description: 2 v. 22 cm. Subjects: Philip III, King of Spain, 1578-1621. Spain--History--Philip III, 1598-1621. Finely and uniformly bound in modern aniline calf over marble boards. Raised bands with gilt cross-bands and titling. An uncommonly good example - scans and additional bibliographic detail on request. 2 Kg. 0 pp. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Die Grotte des Neptuns mit den Tempeln der Besta und Sibylle in Tivoli.

      Gmelin,, Rom, 1793 - Kupferstich. Rom, Gmelin, 1793. ca. 38 x 54 cm. Leicht fleckig, kl. Rnadläsuren. - Die Abbildung zeigt einen Ausschnitt. Deutsch

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        4pp (blank) plus one page insert Military pay warrant Signed ìDorchesterî ASD

      British Government, Quebec 1793 - 28cm x 20cm, 4 page document plus loose pay detail sheet (18.5cm x 22.5cm) tipped-in on inside of folded 4pp.Document signed ìDorchesterî partially printed and completed by hand. 4pp folio with page 1 form and hand-written details, page 2&3 blank and page 4 docketed information- No.35, Quebec 4th Nov, 1793 Warrant to pay.Description.A warrant for payment of £638 19s 6d to Isaac Hesselburg of HM 60th Regiment of Foot for two months payment of his troops and subsistence.The 4to sheet attached to the inside of the document has details of the payments to be made to the troops (from £1 2s for the Sergeants to 19s 6p for the privates)Quebec 4 November 1793., Sir Guy Carleton served in America beginning in 1758. He was governor of Quebec and commander of British forces in Canada (1775-77), during which time he repelled Montgomery and Benedict Arnoldís attack on Quebec, defeated Arnold on Lake Champlain and re-took Crown Point. From 1782-83 he was Commander in Chief in Canada. General in 1793. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]

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      Perisse - Lyon 1793. 2 volumes/2. Reliure plein veau , dos lisse orné , tranches marbrées . Format in-12°( 17,2 x 10,7 cm )( 630 gr ). ------ 492 et 478 pages . ********** Coiffe manquante au tome 1 , Bon exemplaire sinon . [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D., The

      London: Printed by Henry Baldwin for Charles Dilly, 1793. - First Octavo EditionWith Material Not Found in the First Quarto EditionBOSWELL, James. The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. Comprehending an Account of His Studies and Numerous Works, in Chronological Order; a Series of His Epistolary Correspondence and Conversations with Many Eminent Persons; and Various Original Pieces of His Composition, Never Before Published. The Whole Exhibiting a View of Literature and Literary Men in Great Britain, for Near Half a Century, During Which He Flourished. In Three Volumes. The Second edition, Revised and Augmented. London: Printed by Henry Baldwin for Charles Dilly, 1793. Second (first octavo) edition, revised and augmented, with Boswell's Advertisement to the Second Edition and his Additions to Dr. Johnson's Life not found in the first edition of 1791. Three octavo volumes (8 3/16 x 5 in; 208 x 125 mm). [2], xviii, xxii, xxiv-xxxix, [1], 603, [1, blank]; [2], 634; [2], 711, [1, blank] pp. With portrait frontispiece to volume one; folding Round Robin plate to volume two (opposite p. 450); and folding facsimile plate of Johnson autograph examples at rear of volume three.Contemporary tree calf. With the armorial bookplates of John Curtis Haywood to the front pastedown endpapers. An occasional contemporary margin note or underlining. An occasional few spots of foxing. Stain to upper margin of pp. 515-552 in volume one. Volume one joints, spine head and tail near invisibly repaired. Volumes two and three expertly rebacked with original backstrip laid down. A very good copy.Pottle 81.

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      Published by Charles Vial De Sainbel, 1793. 1st edition.. Hardback. Very Good. Very good condition with no wrapper. Lectures on the Elements of Farriery, or the Art of Horse-Shoeing and on the Diseases of the Foot Designed Chiefly for the Use of the Pupils of the Veterinary College London. B/w frontis representing 3 topics, listed as separate plates. No. I a groom holding a horse's foot, No. II the Veterinarian explaining to the Farrier the natural shape of the foot and the form of a shoe proper for it, No. III Ignorance running away with a mask in her hand. Plates I is a large folding b/w plate showing the joints of the leg. Plate II shows hooves and shoes. The book was originally issued with 6 model plaister hooves and 6 model brass shoes. xii + iii + 202 pages. Modern full brown calf binding with raised bands to spine, gilt decorations and borders. Black leather title labels to spine. The author was the inaugural professor of the Royal Veterinary College. Plates lightly foxed. Inscription to verso of last blank page reads 'For Some Excellent Remarks on this work see the monthly review for December 1793'. A superb binding. Please note this copy does not have the associated models. [S]

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        The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D., Comprehending an Account of His Studies and Numerous Works, in Chronological Order; A Series of His Epistolary Correspondence and Conversations with Many Eminent Persons; and Various Original Pieces of His Composition, Never Before Published: The Whole Exhibiting a View of Literature and Literary Men in Great-Britain, for Near Half a Century, During Which He Flourished. (The Second Edition, Revised and Augmented. Three-Volume Set.)

      Printed by Henry Baldwin for Charles Dilly, London 1793 - Contemporary calf, gilt-ruled spine, gilt-stamped lettering in morocco spine labels; three volumes; [1] (title-p.), xxxix, [1], 603, plus engraved frontis.; [1], 634, plus folding plate (engraved "Round Robin"); [1], 711, plus folding plate at rear (facsimile of Johnson's handwriting in his 16th year, 35th year, and last year of his life). Volumes I and II rebacked, Volume III rebacked with bottom board in newer calf; spine of Volume I a little dry and wrinkled; hinges of Volumes II and III reinforced. All Volumes -- corners rubbed; scattered foxing throughout. The second edition "was the last actually published in [Boswell's] lifetime. There were also many pleasant and characteristic sentences introduced in this edition which naturally dropped out when the text was shaken together by Malone" (Pottle). A handsome set. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      Worcester, MA: Isaiah Thomas, 1793. contemporary full leather. 8vo. contemporary full leather. Foldout frontispiece map; (vi), 7-339 pages. First edition (Sabin 103768; Evans 26481; Howes W391). Dedication to John Adams, preface by the author, index to the towns and other topics, table of polls and tax revenues, list of Congregational clergy, valuation lists. Frontispiece foldout map of the county by "Charles Baker Esq. and Capn. John Peirce of said county." Map engraved by (J.H.) Seymour. David McNeely Stauffer notes that Seymour was an engraver for the publisher from as early as 1791 to 1795. From 1803 to 1822, the city directories of Philadelphia list him in that city. See Stauffer, American Engravers upon Copper and Steel, Part I (New York: The Grolier Club of the City of New York, 1907), 244. Isaiah Thomas became a founder of the American Antiquarian Society and author of History of Printing in America.. See Clifford K. Shipton, "The American Antiquarian Society," in The William and Mary Quarterly 3rd Series 2:2 (April 1945), 164-72. Covers rubbed and bumped at edges. Endpapers tanned. Offsetting on map, and from map to title. Some foxing throughout text.

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        The Family Female Physician: or, A Treatise on the Management of Female Complaints, and of Children in Early Infancy

      Isaiah Thomas, Worcester, Mass. 1793 - "Sold by Isaiah Thomas in Worcester; by Thomas and Andrews, Boston; and by Thomas and Carlisle, in Walpole, Newhampshire." vi, 7-351, [1] p.; 21 cm. Signatures: A-X8 (8vo). Full calf; red morocco spine label with gilt-tooled title: Female Family Physician. Woodcut head- and tailpieces. Front free endpaper inscribed: Westet Willoughby. Blank leaf before title page inscribed: Beaumont Johnson. "First Worcester Edition." Evans, 25580; Austin, Early American Medical Imprints, 860. In Very Good Condition: front fixed endpaper scraped where bookplate was formerly removed revealing remains of earlier inscription; title page and preface pages darkened along edges by leather on front board; small stain along top edge on a few pages, not touching text; scattered foxing and soiling; archival repair of hinges (restorer's report available on request).

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        The literary life of the late Thomas Pennant, Esq. By himself [hand-colored]

      Sold by Benjamin and John White, Fleet-Street, and Robert Faulder, New Bond Street M.DCC.XCIII. [1793], London - 4to: [6],144pp, copper-engraved portrait frontispiece of Pennant ("Tho.s Gainsborough, pinx.t 1776, engraved by W. Ridley"), two copper-engraved full-page plates (view of the Church of Fountains Abby and portrait of the reverend John Lloyd ("constant friend companion & assistant to Thomas Pennant"—often lacking) and folding engraved plate of The Church Militant (almost always lacking), with contemporary hand-coloring, bound in at page 21. Modern three-quarter mid-tan calf gilt, olive-green leather lettering piece gilt, five raised bands ruled in gilt, cinnamon cloth sides, top edge gilt, end papers renewed. An excellent copy, with minor discoloration to spine; text bright and fresh (fore-edge of final page soiled); upper inner margins of plates uniformly water-stained, touching image of one plate only; colored plate lightly foxed. Sabin 59758. ESTC Citation No. T845. OCLC Number: 2804597. First Edition. The Literary Life hints at both Pennant's sense of humor ("The title-page announces the termination of my authorial existence, which took place on March 1st, 1791.") and immense industry beyond just the natural history and traveling writing that made him famous. It is signed only by dotted lines to indicate the author's death (in fact, Pennant lived for five years after its publication) and the History of the Parishes ends with ‘RESURGAM,' implying literary resurrection. The book's several collected shorter works (the appendices) highlight Pennant's responsibilities as high sheriff of Flintshire, as pamphleteer on road management and the militia laws, and as improver of his own estates. Includes an appendix on the Patagonians and notices of Falkner's travels in Bolivia, La Plata and the Straits of Magellan. Note: With few exceptions (always identified), we only stock books in exceptional condition. All orders are packaged with care and posted promptly. Satisfaction guaranteed. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        The Geographical Magazine, or New System of Geography

      London - Harrison and Co. 1793 - A rare copy of this early geographical work, featuring beautifully illustrated maps throughout. With thirteen engraved plates of views, including a frontispiece and thirteen folding maps. Maps are by 18th century geographer J. Bayly, who also created the singularly published maps A new map of Poland, A new map of the West Indies and A new world map. William Fordyce Mavorwas acompiler of educational works, who occasionally wrote under the pseudonym William Frederick Martyn. In 1808Mavor was elected mayor of Woodstock, and served the office ten times. However his success came from his work on educational books, many of which, particularly The English Spelling Book, 1801, passed through numerous editions. He also invented a system of shorthand, which he explained in a treatise entitled Universal Stenography. With a red and black title page. Volume two of the original two, focusing on Europe and the European islands. Condition: In contemporary calf binding. Externally,somewhat rubbed with wear to the boards and extremities. Shelfwear to the head and tail of spine. Front board is held by the cords only and rear joint is starting. Internally, generally firmly bound, aside from the first few leaves working loose. Bright and clean throughout, aside from the odd handling mark. Copperplate ink inscriptions to the endpapers. Overall: GOOD [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Book of Common Prayer, and Administration of The Sacraments; and other Rites & Ceremonies of The Church of England. Also, The Companion to the Altar, and the New Version of the Psalms of David. With Notes and Annotations to the Whole.

      Printed by and for John Albin Newport Isle of Wight 1793 - 8vo, 198 x 120 mms., unpaginated, collating A-Ii8, *2, A-U4, X3, with a separate title-page the New Version of the Psalms of David, contemporary plum calf, gilt border on covers, spine ornately gilt in compartments, all edges gilt, morocco label, with numerous genealogical notes for the families of Marshall and Sears on the end-papers; joints very slightly rubbed, lower front joint cracked, corners a bit worn, but a good copy. The New Version of the Psalms of David is that by Brady and Tate. ESTC T182717 locates copies in BL, Cambridge, Bodleian; Huntington; St. John's and Trinity Colleges Kinder Library (New Zealand). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      Trad. de D. T. L. y A. Imp. Antonio Espinosa. Madrid, 1793 - -1795. 22 cm. 3 tomos: (I) LXIV-462 pág., 1 h. (II) 1 h., IV-504 pág. (III) 2 h., IV-451 pág. y 10 láms. plegadas, con tablas, fuera del texto. Tres tomos enc. en un solo vol. en pergamino de la época. Papel tostado y señal de óxido en algunas hojas Historia natural. Química. Història natural Libros antiguos anteriores a 1830 español

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        Question Regular sobre el Capítulo Quarto de la Regla de Nuestro Padre San Francisco

      En la Imprenta de la Viuda e Hijos de Santander 1793 - 46 páginas. Manchas en las cuatro primeras páginas. Resumen: R.P. Fr. Francisco de la Calzada, ex lector de filosofía, y de teología moral, la que enseñó por doce años en la M.N.L. y Antigua Ciudad de Soria, y ex-difinidor de esta Santa Provincia de la Purisima Concepción de Castilla La vieja. Los gastos de envío para pedidos contra reembolso son de 4,83€. Revisar las condiciones de venta. Referencia interna: 3010 [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Mémoires sur diverses antiquités de la Perse, et sur les médailles des rois de la dynastie des Sassanides Suivis de l'histoire de cette dynastie, traduite du persan de MIRKHOND.

      Imprimerie Nationale Exécutive Du Louvre 1793 - In-4 carré ( 270 X 220 mm ) de XVI-431-18 pages, demi-chagrin chocolat à coins, dos à nerfs orné de filets et palettes dorées, et fleurons à froid, tête dorée, non rogné. ( Reliure récente ). 9 planches hors-texte, certaines dépliantes. Très bel exemplaire, grand de marge, parfaitement relié. antiquite Histoire perse orient [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Suppléments à la liste générale par ordre alphabétique, des émigrés de toute la république dressé en exécution de l'article 29 du paragraphe Deuxième suppléments, troisième supplément, et liste des radiés.

      Convention Nationale 1793 - 5 volumes in-8 relié plein cartonnage papier XIX° contenant : Le premier volume contient l'avertissement sur deux pages puis une page d'état des listes puis le premier supplément : liste des A à B : 128 pages. Liste des C : 171 pages. Liste des D : 183 pages. Liste E.F.G. : 193 pages. Liste H-J-K. : 109 pages. Volume 2 : Liste des L. : 197 pages. Liste des M. : 160 pages. Liste des N.O.P. : 125 pages. Liste des Q.R. : 103 pages (erreur de pagination en fin de liste les dernières pages sont numérotés 38 et 43 ???). Liste des S. : 83 pages. Liste des T. : 61 pages. Liste des U.V.X.Y.Z : 83 pages. Volume 3 second supplément : 4 pages pour l'avertissement et une page d'état des listes : Liste A.B.C. : 99 pages Liste : D.E.F.G.H.J.K. : 101 pages. Liste L. - Z. : 157 pages. Puis le début du 3° supplément : 8 pages pour l'avertissement et l'état des liste particulières d'émigrés. Liste des A.B. : 181 pages. Liste des C. : 117 pages. Liste des D. : 117 pages. Volume 4. troisième supplément : liste des E.F.G. : 147 pages. Liste des H.I.J.K. : 70 pages. Liste des L. Annoncée L. mais contient également les M. N. O. : 211 pages. Liste des P.Q. : 73 pages. Liste des R.S. : 127. Liste des T - Z. : 91 pages. Volume 4 : Etat des prévenus d'émigration dont les noms ont été sur la liste des émigrés, et dont la radiation a été provisoirement arrêtée par le comité de législation, depuis le 6 Floréal dernier ; distribué à la convention nationale, et affiché dans le lieu de ses séances, en exécution du décret du 20 prairial, an III° : 63 pages. Liste 2 arrêtée depuis le 17 thermidor : 25 pages. Liste 3 arrêté le 30 brumaire jusque et compris le 19 germinal : 95 pages. Liste 4 arrêté depuis le 21 germinal jusqu'au 6 floréal an III° : 31 pages. Troisième liste : 51 pages. Quatrième liste : 21 pages. Cinquième liste : 27 pages. Liste formée en exécution de l'article XXVII section 3, titre 3 de la loi du 25 brumaire, 3° année républicaine : 43 pages. Conseil des Cinq cents : extrait du registre des délibérations du directoire exécutif, du 3 ventôse l'an 5 de la république française, une et indivisible radiation jusques et compris le 20 pluviose de l'an V: 58 pages. Soit 24 livraisons pour la liste des émigrés et 8 livraisons pour la liste des radiés. Rare ensemble auquel il manque la première liste qui fut éditée en deux volumes in-folio par le moniteur universel. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Missale Romanum [lat 1793]- ex decreto SS.Concilii Tridentini restitutum Pii V PM jussu editum Clementis VIII et Urbani VIII. auctoritate recognitum. Et cum Missis novissime per Summos Pontifices enarratis, & universis Ditionibus Fidelissimorum Lusitaniae Regum huc usque consessis, nunc in hac editione locupletatum.

      Olisipone [Lisboa] In Typographia Regia / (Vende-se na mesma Officina, e na sua loja a Real Praca do Commercio), 1793. - 4° (31x22), (59), 624, CLVI, 55, (IV), 68 p., black/red lettering, title with copper illustration, 6 full page copper plates (sculp. N.J. Cordeiro, G.F.Machado, J.C.Silva, red morocco rich gilt decoration, full edge gilt, marbled endpapers, top of spine fine restaurated, few pages sl stained, tight copy, well cared, edicao Portuguesa, Rubricas vermelhos.- Appedix: Missae Propriae Festorum : Ordinis Militae Jesu Christ, in Regno Portugalliae.- Missae Propriae Sanctorum Trium Ordinum S.P.N.S. Francisci (1792).- [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Picturesque Views on The River Medway, from the Nore to the vicinity of its source in Sussex: with observations on the public buildings and other works of art in its Neighborhood

      T. and J. Egerton 1793 - FIRST EDITION, first printing. Full mottled tree calf leather with tooled and gilt spine with red leather title insert. 28 plates and many decorative devices throughout with one page map. 206 pages. Polished cinnamon paper edges. Interior very clean with lovely large type set. Heat damage to binding, spine toasted with chips and losses. Interior very clean and bright. Some tissue guards discolored/folded/chipped or torn. Overall in GOOD condition. Photos available upon request. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      Leipzig, 1793. - Contemporary full calf. Frontispiece and 15 full page illustrations and portraits. 386 pp. Fine.

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        Mappa Geographica ex novissimis Observationibus repraesentans Regnum Poloniae et Magnum Ducatum Lithuaniae. . .

      Augsburg 1793 - Size : 485x580 (mm), 19.125x22.875 (Inches), Original Hand Coloring

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        Charte des Koenigreichs Polen

      Augsburg 1793 - Size : 470x580 (mm), 18.5x22.875 (Inches), Original Hand Coloring Good to Very Good, central fold has been reinforced.

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      Berwick: Printed by and for W. Phorson, 1793.. 164pp. plus frontispiece portrait. Modern polished calf, spine gilt with leather labels. Some light foxing and toning. Very good. This rare Pacific voyage account is based on the journal kept by the surgeon on board the frigate PANDORA, under the command of Captain Edward Edwards. The purpose of the voyage was to capture the BOUNTY mutineers, whose existence became known with Bligh's return to England in 1790. At Tahiti the Edwards expedition managed to arrest fourteen of the mutineers, placing them in a makeshift cage contructed on the quarterdeck of the ship which was called "Pandora's Box." These would be the only mutineers captured by the PANDORA. "Later in the voyage, the ship was wrecked on the Pandora Reef in Endeavour Strait. Captain Edwards left the prisoners to drown, but the master-at-arms dropped the keys to the mutineers and ten of the fourteen survived. Returning to England in 1792, the mutineers were tried by a court martial; three were hanged, the rest pardoned or acquitted. Edwards was also instructed to survey the Endeavour Straits in the course of his voyage, and to determine the best passage to Botany Bay. He succeeded in this mission, and made some discoveries as well, among them Ducie Island, Nukunono Island, Rotuma Island, the Duke of York's Island, Anuda Island, and Pitt Island" - Hill. Sir John Barrow in THE EVENTFUL HISTORY OF THE MUTINY AND PIRATICAL SEIZURE OF H.M.S. BOUNTY (1831), writes rather disparagingly of Hamilton's account: "The only published account of this voyage is contained in a small volume of Mr. George Hamilton, the surgeon, who appears to have been a coarse, vulgar and illiterate man...disposed to relate licentious scenes and adventures, in which he and his companions were engaged..." But Fuguson responds: "This criticism is somewhat severe, because in his narrative the author displays power of observation and good sense, though sometimes relating unbecoming scenes ashore." An important and fascinating Pacific voyage account. Very rare in any condition, especially in the original boards, untrimmed. The NUC locates only four copies, those at the Newberry, Boston Public, John Carter Brown and Yale. Ferguson adds three more Australian institutional copies. FURGUSON 151. HILL 766. O'REILLY & REITMAN 606. KROEPELIEN 507.

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        An enquiry concerning political justice, and its influence on general virtue and happiness. 2 volumes.

      G. G. J. and J. Robinson, London 1793. XIII S., 13 Bl. (Contents), 1 Bl. (Erratum), S. 1-378 u. 11 Bl., S. 379-895. 4°. Ganzleder mit dezenter Rückenprägung. Unter Verwendung des alten Einbandes fachmännisch nachgebunden (Rücken erneuert). - Einbanddeckel etwas beschabt. Innen bis auf wenige einzelne Bl. sehr sauber u. breitrandig. 1 Bl. gering beschädigt. - Hauptwerk des ersten Theoretikers des Anarchismus, eines der wichtigsten Werke des 18. Jahrhunderts, dessen Einfluß bis heute anhält. William Godwin (1756-1836), Gatte v. Mary Wollstonecraft, Vater v. Mary Shelley, formulierte hier die Grundlagen der anarchistischen u. kommunistischen Theorien. - Erstausgabe. Selten. Aus der Bibliothek des Politikwissenschaftlers Arnold Bergstraesser.

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        Elémens d'histoire naturelle et de chimie.

      - Paris, Chez Cuchet, An II de la République, une et indivisible (1793). 5 volumes in-8, XXXIV-506, (4)-496, (4)-474, (4)-502 et (4)-454-(2) pp., reliure d'époque plein veau marbré, dos richement ornés, tranches bleues mouchetées (rousseurs). La dernière et meilleure édition. Complet des 10 tableaux dépliants. Très jolie reliure. * Voir photographie(s) / See picture(s). Membre du SLAM et de la LILA / ILAB Member. La librairie est ouverte du mardi au samedi de 14h à 19h. Si vous souhaitez passer à la librairie pour un livre, merci de nous prévenir au préalable, l'ensemble du stock visible en ligne n'étant pas immédiatement consultable. Langue : Français

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        The Cratylus, Phaedo, Parmenides, Timaeus, and Critias of Plato translated from the Greek by Thomas Taylor, with notes on the Cratylus, and an explanatory introduction to each dialogue.

      Benjamin and John White, London 1793 - First Taylor edition, 8vo, pp. xxiii, [1], 554, [1] errata; slightly later polished brown calf, double gilt rules on covers enclosing an ornate blindstamped border, rebacked, black morocco label on gilt paneled spine; good and sound. Bookplates of Francis M. Cunningham and Prof. Henry Jackson. Brueggemann, p. 154: "The translator's reverence for his author has determined him to aim at literal exactness, rather than at flowing and elegant periods. Accordingly, this translation, with all its singularities and defects, will be found an useful work. The learned reader will find, that though this translation is in certain parts somewhat more difficult, than perfectly accords with the translator's plan of literal exactness, it on the whole gives the sense of the original with tolerable accuracy. Mr. Taylor will, we hope, persevere in his purpose of translating the rest of the Dialogues of Plato not attempted by Mr. Syndenham" (Analectical Review for October, 1793). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Entretiens sur la pluralité des mondes, par Fontanelle, de l'Académie Françise

      De l'imprimerie de P. Causse, Dijon 1793 - in 4°, cart. coevo, pp. 291-(12). Dimensioni: 18,2x11,1 cm. Con ritratto dell'autore all'antiporta. Titoli manoscritti su tassello di carta applicato al dorso. Abrasioni ai piatti. Abrasioni più diffuse alle punte e alle unghie,I libri, se non sono riportati difetti, sono da intendersi in buono/ottimo stato. The books are to be considered in good/excellent conditions if are not reported defects.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Borgolungo]
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        Journal d'un voyage fait dans l'intérieur de l'Amérique Septentrionale. Ouvrage dans lequel on donne des détails précieux sur l'insurrection des Anglo-Américains, et sur la chute désastreuse de leur papier-monnoie. 2 volumes

      La Villette, Paris 1793 - Traduit de l'anglois et enrichi de notes par M. Noël, ancien professeur des Belles-Lettres au Collége de Louis-Le-Grand. Edition originale française. 2 volumes in-8 de 336 & 453pp. Demi-veau brun à coins ; dos à 5 nerfs orné de filets ; pièces de titre et de tomaison beige ornées de frises ; tranches rouges. Petit manque en coiffe de tête du tome II. Ex-libris manuscrit. Tome I : 3 planches hors texte dont 2 dépliantes - Coupe et plan d'un fort - Vue d'un moulin à scie et d'une redoute - Guerrier indien. Tome 2 : 1 carte dépliante. Rousseurs d'usage. Bel exemplaire. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Fables of Aesop; with a Life of the Author. Embellished with 112 Plates

      London, John Stockdale, 1793., 1793. 2 volumes; 4to. Full original tree calf binding, rebacked with original spines laid back on, titles in gilt on red morocco label to spines with additional gilt decoration. 112 fine, sharp copper plate engravings, vignette to title pages. Some bumping and scuffing to boards and edges. Some light scattered foxing; spine cracked and guttering showing between pages 158-9 of vol.II, small hole to front fly-leaf of same vol.; study notes in pencil to rear fly-leaf of both volumes. A rather handsome set.

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        The Fables of Aesop, With a Life of the Author; and Embellished with One Hundred & Twelve Plates. 2 Volumes

      John Stockdale, London 1793 - 2 volumes. vol 1, pp lxv, 189. vol 2, pp xi, 246. Half red morocco and boards. Some fading to boards and edgewear to leather. Gilt bands and titles to spines. Nice early set. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      Cap-Français. Oct. 10, 1793. - Broadside, 18 1/2 x 11 3/4 inches, completed in manuscript. Old fold lines. Light wear and soiling. Very good. During the early years of the French Revolution, Sonthonax was the civil commissioner of Saint-Domingue, which would soon become Haiti. A radical Jacobin, he presided over a chaotic period of conflicts between royalists and revolutionaries, and between whites, free people of color, and slaves in full revolt. He is most remembered for freeing the colony's slaves on Aug. 29, 1793, in an effort to gain the support of Toussaint L'Ouverture's forces against the Spanish. This document appoints the mulatto general Villate, a rival of Toussaint's, as military commander of the Cape. It is signed by Sonthonax and countersigned by French military leader Etienne LaVeaux, who later assumed the governorship for himself, but he held power only briefly before being deposed by Toussaint. A large woodcut vignette proclaiming "La Republique Française, Une et Indivisible" heads the document. All early printed material from Saint Domingue is, in and of itself, rare by nature. A handsome and important piece, signed by two important figures in the early Haitian revolution, formalizing the rise to power of a third.

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        Icones plantarum et analyses partium aeri incisae atque vivis coloribus indicibus nominum necessariis figuram explicationibus et brevibus animadversionibus.

      - Erlangen, Palm, 1793-1797. 3 parts (bound in 1 volume). Folio (415 x 255mm). pp. (2), 94; (2), 95-197, (3); (4), 199-280, with 75 fine hand-coloured engraved plates. Contemporary half calf, richly gilt ornamented spine with gilt lettering. First edition containing all three 'Manipuli'. The plates are engraved by Bischoff, Knorr and Keller after drawings by the author, N. Gabler, J.C. Keller and V. Bischoff. They contain some excellent representations of magnified anatomical detail; this was the period when innovations in the fields of microscopy and taxonomy focused attention on the dissection of plant parts for identification purpose during the latter part of the eighteenth century. Casimir Schmidel is best known for his studies of the morphology of the cryptogams and for his editing of Konrad Gesner's posthumous botanical publications.A fine copy of this rare work, being one of the "important botanical books that were produced on the Continent during the latter part of the eighteenth century" (Blunt, pp. 166-167).Great Flower Books, p. 75; Hunt 576; Nissen BBI, 1780; Stafleu & Cowan 10854. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Confronto della ricchezza dei paesi che godono libertà nel commercio frumentario con quella dei paesi vincolati, prendendo per esempio la Toscana che in meno di trenta anni si è trovata in tre stati nei vincoli antichi, nella libertà illimitata e nei vincoli nuovi.

      - [Firenze, s.n.t.], 1793, in-8, brossura spugnata azzurra (carta del primo ottocento), pp. 168. Biffi Tolomei fu sostenitore della libertà del commercio che considerava strumento per l'incremento dell'agricoltura. Prima edizione. Kress 5419. Einaudi 493, possiede solo la seconda edizione (1795). Moreni, Bibl. della Toscana II, p. 397. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Confronto della Ricchezza dei Paesi che godono libertà nel Commercio Frumentario con quella dei paesi vincolati prendendo per esempio la Toscana che in meno di trenta Anni si è trovata in tre Stati nei vincoli antichi, nella libertà illimitata e nei vincoli nuovi.

      1793 - (Assisi), 1793. In 8vo (cm. 22,2); legatura in mezza pelle a 4 nervi dell'inizio Ottocento; pp. 168 + 2 di Errata. Ex libris, bella copia stampata su carta pesante con barbe. Axs [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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