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2019-02-17 14:45:19
John Hatsell
T. Payne, T. Cadell, W. Davies, 1796. Condition: Good. Click here to see our other books! Precedents of Proceedings in the House of Commons; Under Separate Titles. With Observations. John Hatsell 1796 T. Payne, T. Cadell, W. Davies : London 11" by 8" xii, 269 [8]; vii, 435pp. [15]; vii, 488, [7]; viii, 459pp. [19] SUMMARY 4 re-bound volumes of Hatsell's Precedents of Proceedings int he House of Commons. Rebound Overall Condition: Very Good Indeed This book weighs 5 KG when packed Australia Postage: £ Free UK Postage: £ 4.49 US Postage: £ 42.99 EU Postage: £ 27.99 European Postage: £ 45.99 Asia Postage: £ 74.99 Worldwide Postage: £ 129.99 DESCRIPTION John Hatsell was an English civil servant, clerk of the House of Commons, and an authority on parliamentary procedure. He is also the author of A Collection of Cases of Privilege of Parliament, from the earliest records to 1628' (1776). The editions of each volume vary; volume 1 and 2 are a third edition, the third is a second edition and the fourth is part of a fourth edition. This copy has been uniformly rebound in terracotta cloth bindings, with gilt detailing to the spines. CONDITION Re-bound in terracotta cloth bindings. Externally in lovely condition, although volume 1 has very minor markings to the front board. Internally firmly bound with generally bright and clean pages throughout, save for some scattered light spotting to all volumes, and some tidemarks to volume 4. Small loss of paper to the front pastedown. Overall Condition: Very Good Indeed Please note that due to different condition ratings used by eBay Australia, … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: The Mad Librarian [Bath, GB]
2019-02-17 13:13:13
Hincks, Thomas Dix & Jeremiah Seed
Cork and Dublin: Printed for the Author / W. Watson and Son. Both published 1796, Hinck's tract is a second edition, Seed's a first printing, rebound in period style half calf with marbled paper sides, vi (2) 112; (2) 94 pp. Faint institutional stamp to title page, light tanning, fine copy. An advertisement page from the second work has been affixed to the front pastedown. Spine label reads Hincks on Paine. Fine.
Bookseller: RareBookStore [Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, US]
2019-02-17 11:45:48
PATTERSON Lieut D.
London, 1796. Engraved separately printed map with inset plan of town of St George and Fort Royal with hand coloured outline. Very fine condition. 59 x 81 cms The largest and most detailed map of Grenada in exceptionally good condition. Tooley 36.
Bookseller: Pennymead [Knaresborough, United Kingdom]
2019-02-16 15:18:19
T.D. [Theodorus Dirks]
Jan Baptist van Gulpen en Zoon, Bosch, 1796. 18mo [114.3mm x 190.5]. Three-quarter bound buckrum spine over yellow marbled boards. In custom slipcase. Title-page vignette of man looking through a telescope. [4] 71 p.p. [1]. Features [3] folding illustrations. From the library of Rud. Walter., Gemeente-Ontvanger, his name label at head of front pastedown. Light rubbing to boards and spine with tiny chip to spine head. Sporadic foxing. Some faded hand-coloring to illustrations, and children's writing on front fly-leaf. A small tear to margin of p. 20, text unaffected. Else in very good condition. An interesting work on the sun, moon, planets, the stars and solar and lunar eclipses. STCN (Short Title Catalogue Netherlands): 305422413. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Minotavros Books [Whitby, ON, Canada]
2019-02-15 20:58:06
Formey, (Johann) Ludwig
Ernst Felisch, Berlin, 1796. 8vo. Mit 10 gef. Tabellen u. 1 gest. Titelvignette. 1 Bl., XII, 382 S. Schwarze Pp. d. Zeit m. gelbem RSchild u. klassizistischem Rückendekor in Goldprägung. Rotschnitt. Erste Ausgabe. - Johann Ludwig Formey (1766-1823) war königl. Leibarzt in Potsdam u. später Professor an dem collegium med. chirurgicum in Berlin. (ADB 7, 157). Vorliegender Titel beschreibt die natürlichen Gegebenheiten des Berliner Raums aus medizinischer Sicht u. enthält zahlreiche Aufstellungen über Krankheiten u. Todesfälle über einen Zeitraum von 6-10 Jahren. - Rückentitel verblaßt, an d. Ecken u. Kanten leicht berieben. Exlibris auf Deckelinnenseite. Winziger Einriß unten im Titelbl., im Buchblock etw. knitterfaltig, kl. Tintenfleck auf 1 Taf, ansonsten vollkommen sauber. Insgesamt ein sehr schönes Exemplar des seltenen Titels. gr. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Düwal [Berlin, Germany]
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2019-02-15 17:36:35
Walter Moyle
LONDON: The Works of Walter Moyle Esq; None of which were ever before Published - Volumes l & ll - 1796 Originals. Remarks upon some passages in Dr. Prideaux's Connection of the Old & New Testament in several letters between Mr. Moyle and Dr. Prideaux. Extremely unique, almost unavailable as originals, anywhere. For the serious collector only. Will be shipped at insured values. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: cosmike [Surbiton, GB]
2019-02-15 17:33:19
[Steel, David]
David Steel, 1796. Condition: Collectible, Good. London, 1696. 8vo, original boards with crude tape on spine, viii, 232 pp. Illustrated with nine engraved plates, eight folding. Title continues: With Full and Correct Tables of the Dimensions and Quantities of Every Part of the Rigging of All Ships and Vessels. Particularly Useful to Boatswains. The exceedingly scarce first edition of David Steel's important early title on rigging. A fair copy in its original boards, with complete contents showing some intermittent foxing and dampstaining but remaining fairly bright despite the flaws. We have chosen to leave the binding intact to preserved restoration options for the buyer. OCLC 3500865, locating eight copies. Please contact us for additional pictures or information. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: northwoodsfinebooks [Brattleboro, VT, US]
2019-02-15 16:17:28
SCHRÖTER, Johann Hieronymus
Helmstedt: C. G. Fleckeisen, 1796. Hardcover. Corners bumped, abraded. Bottom, spine edges abraded. All edges red speckled. Pages are laid paper, waviness as pictured. Top corner light damp stain on ~12 pages adjacent to plates in rear. Light foxing on title and adjacent pages and last plate - VIII. Binding secure. Aphroditographische Fragmente, zur genauern Kenntniss des Planeten Venus; sammt beygefügter Beschreibung des Lilienthalischen 27 füssigen Telescops, mit practischen Bemerkungen und Beobachtungen über die Grösse der Schöpfung. Mit X Kupsertafeln. 9" x 10.75" / 27 cm. xvi, [1]-250, [2] pages. 10 plates in rear. Text in German. Insurance and signature confirmation included. International shipping available to countries with end to end tracking and insurance available. Will need to check current USPS status. I strive for accuracy and completeness, but am not an expert in all I list. Questions welcome. I both buy and sell on eBay and want you to be as happy with your purchase as I expect to be with mine. Thanks for looking, and Happy eBaying! (A30S-2.1).
Bookseller: Shared World Books (meershaum) [Gainesville, Florida, US]
2019-02-15 15:57:03
Duane, William]: [Washington, George]
Philadelphia, 1796. 48pp. Antique-style half calf and marbled boards. Minor toning and soiling, bottom corner of titlepage chipped. Very good. A vicious attack on George Washington by the ill-tempered Philadelphia printer and publisher, hiding under a pseudonym. A harsh critique of Washington's services during the Revolution, printed soon after his famous Farewell Address of September 1796. "One of the most violent invectives against Washington..." - Sabin. "Transcends in bitterness even Paine's invective" - Howes. Evans lists this work under Friedrich Treziulney, Duane's bookkeeper, describing "the intense hatred edited in, to the opening and closing pages, could only be that of a man who was without citizenship in any country, or political principle which was not opposed to the public opinion of every country wherever he had lived." A rare work, and a classic case of the Federalist-Republican split in the mid-1790s. HOWES D515. EVANS 31315. SABIN 20989.
Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana [New Haven, CT, U.S.A.]
2019-02-15 15:55:47
BEETHOVEN, Ludwig van 1770-1827
Vienne: Artaria e Comp. [PN 627], [after 1796]. Folio. Sewn. [1] (title), 2-11, [i] (blank); 8, [ii] (blank); 7, [i] (blank); 7, [i] (blank), 7, [i] (blank) pp. Engraved. Watermark incorporating a star within a shield. Moderately worn and soiled; some light foxing, heavier to title of first violin part. First violin part with old paper reinforcement to spine. Portion of imprint removed from title. First Edition, later issue. Kinsky-Halm p. 12 (first issue). Weinhold/Dorfmüller p. 256. Hirsch IV, 241. For other issues see Hoboken 2, 27-30. In the first issue the opus number is printed as "IV" and the price "f2." In the present issue "4" appears in manuscript and there is no printed price. In addition, the number "11-1/2B" is printed at the foot of the first page of music in the "Violino Primo" part, most probably a printer's notation referring to the number of sheets required to print the part. Opus 4 is an original work, drawing on material from Beethoven's then-unpublished Octet for Winds (op. 103), "... with revisions sufficient to warrant calling it a new composition." Solomon: Beethoven, p. 102. "At some time before February 1791, probably when he was composing the C major Piano Sonata, Op. 2, no. 3, with its closely related opening theme, Beethoven re-cast the Octet (op. 103) as a String Quintet, Op. 4, and comparison of the two versions shows considerable light on his development as an instrumental composer during those four important formative years... The Quintet is by no means an arrangement of the Octet; unlike Mozart's parallel recasting of his Octet for the same … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: J and J Lubrano Music Antiquarians [Syosset, New York, US]
2019-02-15 15:49:57
Maier, Johann Christoph
Leipzig, Verlag Johann Ambrosius Barth, 1795, 1796. Mit 1 gestochenen Frontispiz, 4 gestochenen Titelvignetten, 3 gefalteten Kupferkarten, 2 gefalteten Kupferplänen und 4 Kostümkupfern., 8°. braunes Halbleder mit Lederecken., Band 1: XVI + 436 + XII + 224 Seiten. Band 2: 424 Seiten. Band 3: XVI + 436 + XII + 224 Seiten. Einbände stark berieben und beschabt, Buchrücken teils etwas aufgeplatzt sowie Reste eines Aufklebers auf den Buchrücken, Abrieb auf vorderem Buchinnendeckel. Papier altersbedingt gilb und teils etwas stockfleckig. Bei Band 1 fehlt das Vorsatzpapier, insgeamt und gutes und seltenes Exemplar.
Bookseller: Antiquariat an der Nikolaikirche Einzelunternehmen [Germany]
2019-02-15 14:08:34
Herschel, Caroline
London: Peter Elmsly, Printer to the Royal Society, 1796. First edition. From the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London (Part I, Volume 86, 1796), pages 131-34. Disbound, with title page, publisher's advertisements, and table of contents included as frontmatter. Pages overall clean and neat, making this a pleasing copy of Herschel's scarce paper on astronomical discovery. While ESTC counts two copies of a later reprint at Harvard, the database does not record any institutional holdings of the paper's original appearance in the Royal Society's publication. Educated from early childhood in fields including music, philosophy, and mathematics, Caroline Herschel's scientific career was born out of her collaborations with her brother William, who invited her to join in household in 1782. "I was to be trained for an assistant Astronomer," she reports, "I was to sweep for comets" (Lubbock). Within a decade, she had developed into a leader in the field, becoming one of the first women ever to read a scientific paper at the Royal Society of London. The present is another of the works she presented in that setting, documenting the discovery of a new comet -- one of the eight that she would locate between the decade of 1786-1797. Her collaborations with her brother William Herschel in addition to her independent work contributed to the fame she enjoyed in her own lifetime, including a salary awarded to her by the King. "Among her contemporaries Caroline Herschel had become a legend...in 1835, she and Mary Somerville became the first women to be awarded honorary memb … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Whitmore Rare Books [USA]
2019-02-15 12:47:02
Voir description. DESCRIPTION: 1796. S.l.n.n. Bibliothèque de Maître Jean Loup, Avocat à la cour. Avec le tampon de la bibliothèque de Georges Ousset. 20 x 12,5 cm. Complet en 4 tomes de VII+303, 349, 352 et 339 pages. Reliures d'époque avec quelques épidermures et rognures, sinon intérieur en très bonne condition. Frais d'expédition: Les frais d'expédition comprennent le tarif postal, l'emballage et l'assurance. Ils sont calculés en fonction du poids de l'objet et du type d'envoi le mieux approprié, même s'ils sont parfois difficiles à définir avant de faire l'emballage. Ces frais approximatifs ne peuvent cependant pas être sujets à discussion ni avant, ni après la fin des enchères, ni même après la réception du colis. En effet, étant donné qu'ils sont clairement définis ici même, nous considérons qu'ils sont automatiquement inclus à la valeur totale de l'objet, que l'acheteur en aura donc pris connaissance avant de l'acquérir, que d'éventuelles erreurs à notre avantage ou désavantage ne sauraient les remettre en question. Cependant, si un acheteur souhaite un envoi dans un format que la feuille de vente E Bay ne le prévoit pas, merci de nous en demander la faisabilité et le tarif avant la vente si possible, afin qu'il n'y ait aucune ambiguïté sur le prix. Les numéros de suivi des envois en colissimo ou colissimo international seront fournis sur simple demande. En cas de plusieurs achats dans nos différentes boutiques, les frais d'expédition seront recalculés pour en diminuer le coût total (attendez que nous vous contactions dans ce cas-là le lendemain matin). ATTENTION ! … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: VIEUX BOUQUINS [Pézilla La Rivière, FR]
2019-02-15 06:24:19
1796. das Buch wurde neu gebunden in einen neuen Umschlag in Leder es ist sehr profesionell gemacht auf jeder Seite ein Holzschnitt 13 cm x 20,5 cm 49 Seiten die an den Rändern beschädigt sind sehr selten ! Erstellt durch eBay Turbo Lister Das kostenlose Einstell-Tool. Stellen Sie Ihre Artikel schnell und bequem ein und verwalten Sie Ihre aktiven Angebote. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Sammlerwelt24 [Ottobrunn, DE]
2019-02-15 00:33:31
United States
Folwell, Philadelphia. pp 494, [2]; 576; 477, [131] pp. Each volume has a rubberstamp on the title page [volume I has two]; last index leaf of Volume I is corner-chipped with loss of a few words. Good+ in modern quarter calf and marbled boards. With the ownership signatures of John Pintard, a founder of the New York Historical Society and the Massachusetts Historical Society. He is considered "the father of historical societies in America," according to the online Sons of Liberty Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution. These volumes bear the rubberstamp of his New York Historical Society, with superimposed discard. In volume III the owner, perhaps Pintard himself, has tabbed page 345, 'An Act for the Relief of Persons Imprisoned for Debt,' a fate that had befallen Pintard. "The third volume though dated 1796 was not printed before 1797. Contains the acts passed by the first, second, third, and fourth Congress.This edition published under an order of the Congress of the United States, has many peculiar advantages.There is one copious, luminous Index (in Volume three), compiled by Zephaniah Swift, esq., referring to all the volumes, and comprising in itself a complete Digest of all the Laws of the United States." Evans. FIRST EDITION. Evans 32973. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: David M. Lesser, ABAA [Woodbridge, CT, U.S.A.]
2019-02-14 21:23:25
Antique Book - 110 antique history plates from England history - Bowyer gallery - 1796 to 1798 (date of printing). Enormous format 32x45 cm. Coins, medals, ancient buildings and other antiquities relative to the english history. Some foxing. Binding : red leather. International shipment in colissimo with tracking and assurance.
Bookseller: Librairie-et-Editions DOUIN [LA CELLE SAINT CLOUD, Ile-de-France---, FR]
2019-02-14 18:44:52
George Washington
Manning & Loring, Boston, 1796. Stated Second Boston Edition. Volume I. 340 pp. w/ beautiful engraved frontis. Hardcover bound in original period leather. This is volume one of the scarce two-volume set of Washington's letters to the American Congress as Commander in Chief of the Continental Forces during the Revolutionary War, published during Washington's second term as President. Not Ex-Lib. I've done my best to describe the books, but if you have additional questions, please don't hesitate to send me an e-mail.
Bookseller: crottsy [Clemmons, North Carolina, US]
2019-02-14 15:13:10
A General Chart of the West India islands with the Adjacent Coasts of the Spanish Continentby L. S. de la Rochette Issued London, Sept. 22, 1796 by W. Faden.(Caribbean- Cuba- Florida- Honduras- Panama- Porto Rico- Hispaniola) Fine scarce late 18th century antique engraved folding linen backed map, with original outline hand color. Eight panels. Light uniform paper age toning with inoffensive light offsetting, original fold line (s), remaining clean - a pleasing and well preserved visual example. Sheet measures c. 22 1/2" H x 31" W. Printed area measures c. 20 1/2" x 30". Antique Map Price Record, a single example (variant to this one, same plate size but 16 panels, thus smaller format) appears within the entire price record of a linen backed version, selling at auction for $2500 in 2005. Maps & Plans in London Public Record Office, America & West Indies, 2982. Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, V. 2, p.45-6 . [V97-R14746]A short presentation video of this item may be viewed by searching the listing title.
Bookseller: RareMapsandBooks [Dover, NH, U.S.A.]
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2019-02-14 13:13:07
David Hume
T Cadell and W Davies Et Al, 1796. Condition: Good. Click here to see our other books! The History of England From the Invasion of Julius Caesar To The Revolution in 1688 David Hume 1796-7 T Cadell and W Davies Et Al. : London 9" by 6" xviii, 484pp; [4], 511pp; [5], 464pp; [5], 464pp; [3], 536pp; [4], 588pp; 532pp, 338pp, Unpaginated Index. SUMMARY A leather bound copy of David Hume's famous historical work, illustrated and complete. Illustrated,Leather Binding Overall Condition: Good This book weighs 6 KG when packed Australia Postage: £ Free UK Postage: £ 4.49 US Postage: £ 47.99 EU Postage: £ 28.99 European Postage: £ 49.99 Asia Postage: £ 79.99 Worldwide Postage: £ 159.99 DESCRIPTION A 'New Edition' of the work with the author's final corrections and improvements complete in eight volumes. With a short account of Hume's life to the first volume by himself. Illustrated, with a frontispiece to volume I and 29 portrait engravings across all volumes. Collated, complete. The History of England was originally written in instalments whilst Hume was librarian to the Faculty of Advocates in Edinburgh. It was originally published in six volumes. David Hume was a Scottish philosopher, historian, economist and essayist. His History became a bestseller and standard work of history of England in its day. CONDITION In a full calf binding with gilt stamping to the spines. Externally, generally smart with patches of rubbing to the spines and joints. Bumping to the extremities. Prior owner's inscription to the title page, contents or first leaf of all volumes. Front hinge to volume V is … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: The Mad Librarian (the-mad-librarian) [Bath, GB]
2019-02-14 13:13:07
David Hume
London: T Cadell and W Davies Et Al, 1796. A 'New Edition' of the work with the author's final corrections and improvements complete in eight volumes. With a short account of Hume's life to the first volume by himself. Illustrated, with a frontispiece to volume I and 29 portrait engravings across all volumes. Collated, complete. The History of England was originally written in instalments whilst Hume was librarian to the Faculty of Advocates in Edinburgh. It was originally published in six volumes. David Hume was a Scottish philosopher, historian, economist and essayist. His History became a bestseller and standard work of history of England in its day. CONDITION In a full calf binding with gilt stamping to the spines. Externally, generally smart with patches of rubbing to the spines and joints. Bumping to the extremities. Prior owner's inscription to the title page, contents or first leaf of all volumes. Front hinge to volume V is strained but firm. Slight loss to the head of spine to volume V. Loss to both he head and tail of spin to volume VII and VIII. oss to the tail of spine to volume VI. Front hinge to volume VI is strained but firm. Front joint and hinge to volume VIII are tender. Rear hinge and joint to volume VIII are weak and held by one cord only, may detach with further handling. Internally, all volumes are firmly bound. Pages are generally bright. Some offsetting caused from occasional plates and the odd spots throughout. Overall Condition: Good.
Bookseller: The Mad Librarian [Bath, GB]
2019-02-14 12:12:14
Daniel Paterson
LONDON: T.N. Longman, 1796. Condition: NEAR FINE. Two separate books in one binding. The first book of this is the Eleventh Edition of what is commonly called PATERSON'S ROADS and was an indispensable Resource which all coachmen carried to find their way through the towns, hills, dales and shires. 406 pp. includes index to County Seats. Later binding of rich vermilion (red) calf, with raised bands, contrasting black spine label with gilt-stamped title and date. Marbled endpapers.Tight, bright copy. Bound together with the Seventh Edition of THE TRAVELLER'S DICTIONARY, consisting of 215 pp., and published in 1797. Eighteenth-Century editions are quite scarce. In the preface, the publishers thusly describe the companion volume to this single-bound volume, called The Traveling Dictionary: "Having thus, to the best of our Abilities, supplied the Traveller with a full and accurate Description of a much greater Collection of Roads than was ever before attempted; yet, as the different Routs which Travellers may have Occasion to take are almost infinite, and consequently not comprisable in a Volume of this Size, we have, in order to complete our Plan, compiled, and published separatelly, a Second Part to this Work..By these Tables, the Traveller will find the Compass he must make to visit any Place or Places which he may be desirous of taking in the Course of his Journey, and will likewise be enabled, at setting out, to form an Estimate of his Time and Expence, by ascertaining the Number of Miles he must travel, with the greatest Exactness, should the Tour he proposes to make be ev … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ezra9 [Eugene, Oregon, US]
2019-02-13 16:34:01
COLONNA, Francesco (ca. 1433-1527)
Eredi di Aldo Manuzio. Folio (303x202 mm). [234] leaves. Collation: π4 a-y8 z10 A-E8 F4. Aldine device on title page and last leaf verso. 172 woodcuts, of which 11 are full-page. Blank spaces for capital letters, with printed guide letters. Eighteenth-century calf, covers framed with gilt fillets and floral tools at corners, spine with six raised bands, compartments gilt-tooled with floral motifs, title in gilt on red morocco lettering-piece, marbled endpapers, mottled edges in green and red (back cover somewhat bowed). A fine, wide-margined copy. A few minor stains on the title page. On front flyleaf verso there is an ownership inscription, barely legible, but dated 1796. SECOND EDITION of the celebrated Poliphilus, following the first edition published by Aldus in 1499. The book is rightly famous for its marvelous mis-en-page, the elegance of printing and inking, the exquisite design now generally ascribed to the Venetian artist Benedetto Bordon, the careful woodcutting, and the perfect fusion between text and image. Nothing of this perfection is lost in this second edition. The second edition was printed by Aldus' heirs, employing the same woodblocks as the 1499 edition, with the exception of seven that were either broken or missing. The re-designed and newly cut woodcuts are found on fols. b4v, b5r, e2v, e5r, o3v, q5v, and x2r. The new printing suggests a renewed interest in the work, in Italy as well as beyond, for within a year a French translation appeared, followed by an English translation in 1592. The work is conventionally attributed to the Dominican friar Fra … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Libreria Govi Alberto [IT]
2019-02-13 14:24:16
Wilson]
Printed for J.S. Jordan, 1796. FIRST EDITION, slightly browned, pp. [iv], 45, [1], 8vo, disbound, becoming loose. The attribution to one Wilson is via a pencil inscription on the title-page. This in turn may stem from the reference at the end of the letter to Jasper Wilson's (this being one of the noms de plume of James Currie) 'Letter Commercial and Political . addressed to Pitt', 1793, but it would not appear that this author of the present Letter is really to be identified with Currie. Whoever it was, he (assuming he) was a Radical, as the choice of printer indicates - Jordan took over Paine's Rights of Man from Joseph Johnson. (ESTC N23048, 2 in the UK (not BL) and 3 in the US) [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Blackwell's Rare Books ABA ILAB BA [Oxford, United Kingdom]
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2019-02-13 14:24:16
WILLIAMS, William.
London: Printed for J. S. Jordan, 1796. Octavo (211 x 131 mm). Early 19th-century quarter calf, spine lettered in gilt, marbled sides. Half-title present. Calf worn with chip at head of spine, some faint foxing. A very good copy. First edition of this counterblast to Edmund Burke's Letters on a Regicide Peace, which Burke wrote in opposition to William Pitt's attempts to negotiate peace with the French Directorate. The author here defends a peaceful settlement, and indeed, as the long title declares, upholds "the absolute necessity of an immediate peace upon any terms". The author sympathizes with the French Revolution, and in his tract traces the origin of despotism, rejects the French absolute monarchy, and defends the present state of France. The work is uncommon, with ESTC locating eight copies in British and American libraries. ESTC T13488. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member [London, United Kingdom]
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2019-02-13 08:33:35
Paine, Thomas
Dublin: Printed by H. B. C. Clarke. Stated Fourth Edition, 1796. Bound in recent half calf, 41 pp, with the notice at the end of the text, 'To rebut the assertions of Mr. Paine, in these pages, in a few days we shall publish Lord Aukland's pamphlet, in support of the British system of finances -- with Earl Moira's impressive and mnanly speech in reply to its contents, delivered in the House of Lords, May the 6th, 1796.' Light wear, foxing, minor stains, to contents, with 'Dublin Library' boldly written in browned ink on title page. RARE. Very Good.
Bookseller: RareBookStore [Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, US]
2019-02-13 08:33:34
PLAYFAIR, William.
London: Printed by C. Whittingham; and sold by John Stockdale, 1796. Octavo (212 x 127 mm). Recent quarter calf to style, red morocco label, marbled sides, vellum tips. Contemporary ownership signature obscured by early hand at head of title page. Light soiling to initial and final leaves and minor fraying around page extremities. A very good copy. With 2 folding hand-coloured plates. First edition. The title is ironic - the author holds that the alarmist tracts of his contemporaries, which bemoaned the danger of Britain's ballooning national debt, were bolstering the nation's adversaries by portraying Britain in a weaker economic state than she in fact was. Playfair instead presents the "Enemies of England" with a vision of Britain's strong economic position, perfectly capable of many more years of war, and argues that the sinking fund established by Richard Price had rendered the national debt benign. The inventor of statistical graphs, William Playfair (1759-1823) invented the series line graph, the bar chart, and the pie chart "without significant precursors" (ODNB). He published many books and pamphlets incorporating such charts and graphs, holding that they were the best means of displaying empirical data, yet met with indifference in his own time. Two line graphs are present in this work: the first illustrating the progress of the respective revenues of England and France from the middle of the 15th century to the end of the 18th century, and the second showing the rise of Britain's exports over the 18th century. The pamphlet is uncommon, with ESTC listing nine copie … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member [London, United Kingdom]
2019-02-12 17:38:17
CLAVEL D'USSIERES, Henri de.
Geneva: Chez J. J. Paschoud, Libraire, de l'Imprimerie de Luc Sestié, 1796. Geneva: Chez J. J. Paschoud, Libraire, de l'Imprimerie de Luc Sestié,, 1796. Octavo (199 x 124 mm). Near-contemporary pink speckled paper boards, manuscript paper label to spine, speckled edges. Ownership signature dated 1821 to front free endpaper. Bound with half-title but without errata. A lovely copy, contents clean and crisp, with little wear to binding. First edition of Clavel d'Ussieres's political fable. Cyrus the Great, the founder of the Persian Empire, was metamorphosed into a philosopher king by Xenophon in his Cyropaedia of the 4th century BCE. Xenophon's Cyrus was a favourite of the Mirror for Princes genre, from the medieval period through to the Renaissance and Enlightenment. Clavel d'Ussieres's fable is a nod to the Cyropaedia, but instead takes Cyrus the Younger as his model, the subject of Xenophon's other great work, the Anabasis. In the fable, Cyrus is collecting his forces at Sardis to march on Babylon. Plato and the other Greek philosophers of the age discuss the grievances of Persia and project its future constitution, an elective aristocracy, with Cyrus (Milto being his mistress) offered as a model of an ideal sovereign. The book is scarce, with OCLC listing 13 copies worldwide, of which just one is in British institutional holdings, in the British Library.
Bookseller: Peter Harrington [United Kingdom]
2019-02-12 16:26:35
KIRKPATRICK, Hezekiah
1796. 2 p.l., 46 pp. 8vo, attractive antique calf-backed marbled boards, spine gilt, red morocco lettering piece on spine. Warrington: Printed by W. Eyres, 1796. First edition of this scarce provincial imprint. During the final four decades of the 18th century Britain experienced a number of corn harvest failures with a resulting rise in the price of wheat. The Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce, the Board of Agriculture, and various private individuals advocated the adoption of the potato as a substitute for wheat, and great efforts were made to popularize the cultivation of this crop. The writer of the present tract was no doubt inspired by a Board of Agriculture report on the culture and use of potatoes, which was published in 1795. Kirkpatrick, who lived near Wigan in Lancashire, a well-established center for potato cultivation, was not a professional nurseryman, but he grew certain plants in his garden that he offered for sale. "After giving details concerning the cultivation, raising, and storing of potatoes, Kirkpatrick describes their various uses. He points out their value in lessening the consumption of grain, flour, or bread, gives directions of ways of cooking them for humans and also livestock, and includes a receipt for making starch from potatoes. Moreover, he lists the names of [more than 35] different varieties of early and late potatoes grown in the vicinity of Wigan."-Henrey, II, pp. 390, 614-15 & no. 899. Nice copy with a small paste-on errata slip at the end. ❧ Fussell, III, pp. 16-17.
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2019-02-12 14:41:08
1796. A general chart, on Mercator's projection, to shew the track of the Lion and Hindostan from England to the Gulph of Pekin in China, and of their return to England, with the daily statement of the barometer and thermometer as observed at noon: containing also the limits of the Chinese Empire, as extended by the conquests of the present Emperor Tchien-Lung. Click here to view a short video presentation of this item. (Eastern Hemisphere) Issued 1796, London by George Nichol and Sir John Barrow for Staunton. Engraved by R. Baker. Uncommon oversized folio sheet late 18th century engraved map. Printed on heavy paper, now with short closed splits along couple fold-lines or at sheet edge, creased top left corner, light spotting and offsetting in places. Map remains attractive, visually pleasing, worthy of display. Scarce giant format 18th century in any condition. Sheet measures c. 39 1/2" x 26 5/8". Printed area measures c. 37" x 22 1/2". Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 3, p. 320. [V451-R15518]From the Old World Auction website we present this excellent concise description:The map shows the track of two ships, the Lion and Hindostan, on their routes from England to China and back. Each day's progress was recorded along the route with several notations to the dangers along the way. Much of the area in and around China is dense with notations on the land and its peoples. The map was drawn by John Barrow, who was the private secretary to Lord Macartney. He was later Secretary to the Admiralty and was a vice-president and founding member of the Royal Geographical Society.
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2019-02-12 08:34:37
TENCH, Watkin,
8vo., iv + 224pp., front free endpaper creased, some foxing at foot of title, occasional old marginal emphasis marks, contemporary half calf over marbled boards, flat spine gilt and labelled. A very good copy.Publisher: London: J. Johnson,Year: 1796Edition: First edition.
Bookseller: John Drury Rare Books [United Kingdom]
2019-02-12 06:40:46
FADEN, William
William Faden, 1796. Map. Hand colored engraving. 23" x 31". Fine British map of the newly formed United States with beautiful hand coloring which notes Colonial holdings. This is the 6th edition of the map which describes in vivid purple, aborigines or Indians and Boundaries. 'The whole of the Countries not actually settle by Europeans should belong by right to the Aborgines...' Tannessee Government and New Settlement of Franklin noted as well as the Federal City of Washington. Centerfold creased in lower margin. Small repair to right margin. French possession of Western Newfoundland clearly indicated. William Faden (1750-1836) was an 18th century English cartographer and publisher. Faden is best known for his important publication of the North American Atlas, which covered a region of particular interest to him. Comparative Cartography, number 80(f), in Tooley, The Mapping of America.
Bookseller: Argosy Book Store, ABAA, ILAB [New York, NY, U.S.A.]
2019-02-12 00:33:42
Frances Burney
London: T. Payne, 1796. Authentic Vintage condition as shown. First two volumes say 1st edition in pencil as shown. Considering the year they are very good. Leather covers and Leather box are in nice condition Each volume is a little over 7". [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Karen's Items for Sale [Boca Raton, Florida, US]
2019-02-11 19:14:49
WHITE, James, & Charles Lamb.]
London: printed for the author; and published by Messrs. G. G. and J. Robinsons; J. Debrett; and Murray and Highley, 1796. Duodecimo pp. [2], v-xxiv, 123, [1]. Early 19th-century half calf, spine gilt in compartments, black morocco labels, marbled sides, drab endpapers, top edge gilt. Joints cracked at head but holding, a few scattered spots, a very good copy. Engraved frontispiece by W. Leney. Without the blank A1. First edition. The author James White (1775-1820) was a friend of Charles Lamb from their schooldays at Christ's Hospital. He so enjoyed Shakespeare's Henry IV, to which he was introduced by Lamb, that he developed an impersonation of Falstaff good enough to rouse the jealousy of professional actors and for which, according to another schoolfellow John Mathew Gutch, he was usually addressed by his friends as "Sir John". Original Letters was published the same year as the production at Drury Lane of William Ireland's Shakespeare forgery, Vortigern, and the preface to White's book has a dedication in black letter to "Master Samuel Irelaunde", the forger's father, which was probably written by Lamb. Lamb puffed the book whenever he could, inducing Coleridge to notice it in the Critical Review for June 1797, and writing his own appreciation to the Examiner for 5 Sept. 1819. He is also said to have purchased every available second-hand copy to present to his friends. The book was reissued the following year with a cancel title. ESTC T71574. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA/ ILAB. [London, United Kingdom]
2019-02-11 10:56:00
NATHANIEL PENDLETON
St. Marys, GA. Manuscript Document Signed as Federal Judge, District of Georgia. Deposition of Hannah Miller, March 14, 1796, St. Marys, Georgia. This affidavit is from a federal court case that federal District Judge Nathaniel Pendleton heard in Georgia. Complete Transcript Before Nathaniel Pendleton District Judge of George personally came Hannah Miller who being duely sworn deposeth, that she was at the house of Robert Stafford this day, and saw there, several Jackets & petticoats of muslin, and callicoe lying on the floor, & some bags, which Mrs Stafford said were full of the same kind of Cloathes. She supposed there might be seven or eight bags. Mrs Stafford said the negro Captain desired Stafford to bring them away from the wreck to his house. She went on board at Capt Readys, and Captain Ready said the sloop was coming to St Marys to bring the negroes things here. And some of the same bags, or the whole are now on board the sloop brought here. Has heard of some of the things being at Dilworths somd at Williams's. The Deponent says Mrs Stafford told her that those that were not in bags were given by the negroes for provisions, & for bringing the things on shore. She heard Mrs McClain say there was some silver spoons, & other silver ware, but did not say how many, nor who had them, but believed it was the negroes. Hannah Miller Sworn before me 14th March 1796Nathl Pendleton.Nathaniel Pendleton (1756-1821) was born in Virginia and read law with his uncle Edmund Pendleton. He entered the Revolutionary War Army at the age of 19, and served as aide-de-camp to General Natha … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Seth Kaller Inc. [White Plains, NY, U.S.A.]
2019-02-11 00:34:11
Paine, Thomas
Dublin: Printed by H. B. C. Clarke. Stated Fourth Edition, 1796. Bound in recent half calf, 41 pp, with the notice at the end of the text, 'To rebut the assertions of Mr. Paine, in these pages, in a few days we shall publish Lord Aukland's pamphlet, in support of the British system of finances -- with Earl Moira's impressive and mnanly speech in reply to its contents, delivered in the House of Lords, May the 6th, 1796.' Light wear, foxing, minor stains, to contents, with 'Dublin Library' boldly written in browned ink on title page. RARE. Very Good.
Bookseller: RareBookStore [Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, US]
2019-02-11 00:34:08
Paine, Thomas
Dublin: Printed by H. B. C. Clarke, 1796. Hardcover. Very Good. Stated Fourth Edition, 1796. Bound in recent half calf, 41 pp, with the notice at the end of the text, 'To rebut the assertions of Mr. Paine, in these pages, in a few days we shall publish Lord Aukland's pamphlet, in support of the British system of finances -- with Earl Moira's impressive and mnanly speech in reply to its contents, delivered in the House of Lords, May the 6th, 1796.' Light wear, foxing, minor stains, to contents, with 'Dublin Library' boldly written in browned ink on title page. RARE.
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2019-02-10 17:44:33
Claude Joseph ROUGET DE L'ISLE
First edition illustrated with an engraving De l'Imprimerie de P. Didot l'Aîné Paris An V de la République, 1796 11x18,5cm relié
Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet [France]
2019-02-10 13:57:18
George Washington
Samuel Campbell, New York, 1796. FIRST EDITION. 2-Volume Set. 296, 311 pp. Hardcover bound in leather. Volume 1 has been rebacked with a new spine and label, though original boards. This is the scarce two-volume set of Washington's letters to the American Congress as Commander in Chief of the Continental Forces during the Revolutionary War, published during Washington's second term as President. The editor's Volume I "Advertisement" states that permission was granted in 1792 to access Washington's original papers, preserved in the Office of the Secretary of State, and to transcribe the letters to the Continental Congress from then-Commander in Chief of the Continental Forces, George Washington. The letters published in these two volumes span June 24, 1775 (the month of Washington's appointment as Commander in Chief) to December 31, 1778. The editor appears to have been attentive to concerns about commercial viability and marketing that might sound familiar to a modern publisher: "The editor contents himself with laying before the public but a part of the collection, - intending , if these volumes meet with a favourable reception, to continue the publication . Some parts of these letters may perhaps appear too full of minutiae to interest that class of readers, who, unaccustomed to enter into the investigation of causes or consequences, delight only in recitals of battles, sieges, and other striking occurrences which constitute the more prominent features of history. But, to the reasoning philosophic reader, who wishes to explore the secret springs of action.those minute det … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: crottsy [Clemmons, North Carolina, US]
2019-02-10 06:44:08
BLAKE, William
1796. London: Joseph Johnson. unbound. very good(+). William Blake. Etching and engraving. 10.25" x 7.75". Shows light toning and minor foxing at edges, otherwise in very good condition. A plate from John Gabriel Stedman's "Narrative of a Five Years' Expedition against the Revolted Slaves of Surinam" (London: Joseph Johnson, 1796). This book, with its graphic depiction of slavery and colonization in the New World, became an important reference for early abolitionists. This image shows a European man in a large hat smoking a pipe while being attended to by an enslaved woman. William Blake (1757-1827) was a British poet, painter, and printmaker.
Bookseller: Argosy Book Store, ABAA, ILAB [New York, NY, U.S.A.]
2019-02-10 03:22:40
Löbel, Renatus Gotthelf
Friedrich August Leupold, Leipzig. Zweiter Theil, Leipzig 1796. 460 S. Fraktur. Einband etwas berieben, etwas bestoßen, etwas angeschmutzt, jedoch unbeschädigt, Schnitt gebräunt, etwas angeschmutzt, Seiten kaum angebräunt, kaum angeschmutzt, sehr kleiner Besitzerstempel auf Titelblatt, altersgemäß ausgesprochen guter Zustand. (Renatus Gotthelf Löbel bezeichnete sich selbst in seiner Vorrede zum Conversationslexikon als Nachfolger Johann Hübners, unter dessen Namen das 1704 erstmals erschienene Reale Staats- und Zeitungs-Lexicon bekannt geworden war. Löbels Ziel bestand in der Schaffung eines "dem gegenwärtigen Umfange der Conversation angemessenen Wörterbuches". Zwischen 1796 und 1800 erschienen die ersten vier Bände, doch nach Löbels frühem Tod im Jahr 1799 sah zunächst alles so aus, als würde es unvollendet bleiben. Dann erschienen 1806 aber ein fünfter Band bei Johann Karl Werther in Leipzig und 1808 Teile des sechsten Bandes bei Johann Friedrich Herzog in Leipzig. Am 25. Oktober 1808 schließlich kaufte Friedrich Arnold Brockhaus (1772-1823), der 1805 mit seiner Verlagstätigkeit in Amsterdam begonnen hatte, das Lexikon dem Leipziger Buchdrucker und Zeitungsverleger Friedrich Richter ab, der das Werk vermutlich in Herzogs Auftrag gedruckt hatte und es bei dessen Insolvenz in Zahlung genommen hatte. Bis zu seinem Tode im Jahr 1823 erweiterte er das Werk kontinuierlich und schuf so die Grundlage für die Brockhaus-Enzyklopädie.) 8°
Bookseller: Verlag IL Kunst, Literatur & Antiquariat [Germany]
2019-02-10 02:11:12
Carey, Mathew. Scott, J.T.
Carey, Mathew. Scott, J.T.An Accurate Map of Hindostan or India, from the best authorities. J.T. Scott Sculp. Engraved for Carey's American Edition of Guthrie's Geography improved.Philadelphia: Mathew Carey, 1796. 40 x 41 cm. Sheet size: 42 cm x 56 cm. First edition. A very good copy, some marginal tears at the folds not in the image area, one tear about half an inch past the neat line into blank area, one tiny pin prick, numeral 21 inked to top margin. Phillips 683-21. Item #41793 From Carey's "General Atlas" ... Philadelphia: Published By Mathew Carey. May 1, 1796, the first general atlas printed in America. Subject: Americana, Asia ABAA, ILAB Fine, Rare, & Unusual Books and Manuscripts with a special emphasis on the Americas We are located on Parker Mountain, in the small town of East Jewett, set in the High Peaks region of the Northern Catskill Mountains, not far from the tallest waterfall in New York State, after which we are named. Though our special focus is on the Americas -North, Central, and South, we offer fine, rare, and unusual books and manuscripts on a wide range of subjects, including Asia, Exploration, Art, Literature, and Books about Books. We are proud to be a member of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA) and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB) and adhere to their strict codes of conduct and ethical standards. Guarantee All books are guaranteed as described. We want you to be completely satisfied with your order. All books may be returned in original condition, for any reason, within 30 days. It is helpful if … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2019-02-09 17:46:57
VADÉ Jean-Joseph
4to (335 x 240mm.) 6, [2], 167p., 4 colour-printed plates, French red morocco c. 1900 by Petit, gilt panel on covers with fleurons within a triple gilt fillet, spine gilt, gilt turn-ins, gilt arms on covers of William Harry Vane Milbank Paris: chez Defer de Maisonneuve, de l'imprimerie Didot le jeune,
Bookseller: Maggs Bros. Ltd. [U.K.]
2019-02-09 14:34:13
Triest - Piazza Unità d`Italia
Ohne Ort und Drucker, 1796. Äußerst seltene Ansicht des alten Hauptplatzes von Triest (heute Piazza Unita d`Italia), es existiert zweite Variante mit andere Typographie. - Der alte Hauptplatz wurde gegen Ende des 18. Jahrhunderts und Beginn des 19. Jahrhunderts radikal umgebaut, hier im Vordergrund durch eine Anhäufung von Versatzstücken abgetragener alter Architektur bereits angedeutet. Pietro Nobile (1774 - 1854) war von 1807 bis 1818 als städtischer Baudirektor auch wesentlich in die Umbauarbeiten integriert. Heute bekannt ist er noch durch das von ihm errichtete Äußere Burgtor in Wien. Unterhalb des Titel 12 Nummern mit Benennung der Gebäude, von welchen kaum mehr etwas auf dem heutigen Piazza Unita d`Italia zu finden ist.- Blatt in der Mitte mit Knickfalte, im oberen Rand ein hinterlegter Einriss bis knapp in das Bild. Etw. gebräunt. *** /// *** Copyright: Matthaeus Truppe - Stubenberggasse 7 - A-8010 Graz - Tel. +43 316 829552 *** /// *** Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 0 [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Matthaeus Truppe Antiquariat [Graz, Austria]
2019-02-09 10:11:18
VISCONTI ENNIO QUIRINO
1796. 2 Volumi - In 8° grande (cm 22x15). Vol. I°: [3] + xv + (1) + 64 + [1] + 136 Incisioni; Vol. II°: [3] + 100 + 1 c.b. + 122 Incisioni - *** 258 Tavole incise su carta color TURCHESE *** - Bellissima legatura coeva a quattro nervi in mezza pelle cerata; doppi tasselli con titoli in oro; ricchi fregi in oro e a secco agli scomparti e sui nervi; Ex-libris al contro-piatto; piatti e sguardie in carta marmorizzata; 2 frontespizi calcografici incisi da FRANCOIS MOREL su invenzione e disegno di ASPRUCCI; paper-fault al margine della carta C2 del secondo vol., lontano dal testo. Incisioni a tutta pagina, ripiegate e più volte ripiegate. Esemplare a grandi margini e stampato su carta greve. Eccellente stato di conservazione.***PRIMA ed UNICA EDIZIONE*** [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: EPIZEFIRI [Siderno Marina, Italy]
2019-02-09 10:11:18
Visconti Ennio Quirino
nella Stamperia Pagliarini, Roma, 1796. Abrasioni e sbucciature alla copertina con perdite di carta di rivestimento, perdute 6 tavole in tutto, altre 6 presentano tracce di un maldestro tentativo di colorazione all'acquarello, in alcune altre ancora una vecchia pennellata (sempre all'acquarello) censura parzialmente gli organi genitali delle statue maschili, all'interno gore d'acqua, con leggero imbarcarcamento di alcune carte (soprattutto nel volume primo), qualche arrossamento Bella raccolta di incisioni a tratto di marmi della collezione Borghese con relativa descrizione. Ai frontespizi due pregevoli vignette con vedute di Villa Borghese incise all'acquaforte da Francesco Morelli su disegno dell'Asprucci XVI + (2) + 64; 100 con complessive 258 tavv. incise al tratto f.t. di cui 34 grandi ripiegate p. 2 voll 225x150 mm cart. ottocentesco con titolo manoscritto su tassello cartaceo [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Giulio Cesare [roma, ROMA, Italy]
2019-02-08 13:22:15
Lewin, WilliamThe Birds of Great Britain (8 Teile in 4 Bände)systematically arranged, accurately engraved, and painted from nature; with descriptions, including the natural history of each bird. Les Oiseaux de la Grande Brétagne, rangés dans un ordre systématique. Mit koloriertem Frontispiz, 335 kolorierten Kupfertafeln (davon 58 Tafeln mit Vogeleiern), geglättete Kalbsledereinbände der Zeit, 29 x 22,5 cmLondon, Johnson, 1796/1800Die attraktiven Einbände nur leicht berieben, innen nur ganz leicht gebräunt. Eines der schönsten englischen Vogelbücher. Der Text, englisch und französisch, gibt eine kurze Beschreibung der abgebildeten Vögel und ihren besonderen Eigenschaften, die Darstellungen in sehr schönem und frischem Kolorit.
Bookseller: keyasvater [Kiel, DE]
2019-02-08 12:34:39
Ensemble de 38 volumes du bulletin des lois de 1796 à 1821. -2e série.T3, 4, 6 à 9.9 Thermidor an IV au 5e jour complémentaire an V, puis 1er germi,al an VI au 27 Nivose an VIII.N°s79 à 147 & 192 à 345. -3e série.T1, 2 et 5 à 9.Nivose an VIII à dernier Ventose an IX, puis 1er semestre an X à 1er semestre an XII.N°s 1 à 76 & 145 à 356. -4e série.T1 à 8, 15 & 17 à 19.28 floréal an XII à 1er sem.1808 ; 2e sem.1811 ; 2e sem.1812 à 2e sem.1813.N°s 1 à 196, 379 à 413 & 440 à 549. -6e série.Tome unique.2e trimestre 1815.N°1 à 42. -7e série.T1 à 12.2e semestre 1815 à 1er sem.1821.N°1 à 460 Mouillure ancienne dans un volume, et mouillure angulaire à la marge dans deux autres. Reliures de l'épôque demi basane.Un dos détaché, deux mors fendus, plusieurs autres avec début de fente sans conséquence.Manques à qques coiffes sup., frottements.Tampon de bibliothèque. 13/20cm Voir photos ci-dessous pour détails & état. Questions welcome ref:29-09-2014.invF-535 Conception de site web - applications sur-mesure - programmation Créé par eBay Turbo Lister L'outil de mise en vente gratuit. Mettez vos objets en vente rapidement et en toute simplicité, et gérez vos annonces en cours.
Bookseller: aalliibbaabbaa.fr [Lantic, FR]
2019-02-08 08:12:12
Oeuvres choisies du Comte de TRESSAN avec figures 12 volumes complets 1796-1815,Evreux-Chez J.J.L.Ancelle,In-8(13 x 21 cm),XXIV et 428,348,396,509,470,488,398,386,422,373,425 et 388 pages Reliure demi-cuir basane verte de l'époque,dos lisses titrés doré et ornés,tranches marbrées,signets Ensemble ornée d'un portrait en frontispice gravé par de Launay d'après Bérel au tome 1 et de 20 gravures hors texte de Marillier gravées par Delvaux, de Ghendt, Croutelle, Patas, Langlois jeune, de Monchy, de Launay contenu des livres: Traduction libre d'Amadis de Gaule, Extrait de Roland l'amoureux, Abrégé de la vie de l'Arioste, Roland furieux, Discours préliminaire sur les romans françois, Corps d'extraits de romans de chevalerie (Tristan de Léonois, Artus de Bretagne, Cléomades et Claremonde, Pierre de Provence, La fleur des batailles, Huon deBordeaux, Guérin de Monglave, Dom Ursino, Le petit Jehan de Saintré, Gérard de Nevers, Histoire de Rigda & Regner de Lodbrog), Recherches sur l'origine des romans, Zélie ou l'ingénue, Oeuvres posthumes (Discours, chansons, correspondances, Réflexions sommaires sur l'esprit, Eloge de Maupertuis,Portrait historique de Stanislas,etc.) Etat: reliures frottées avec défauts de cuir aux coiffes et aux mors,coins émoussés,charnières solides,papier peu jauni,ensemble rare et bien complet de ses gravures! poids 6,200kg Affichez plus d'images avec les galeries planeteoueb.com Frais de port identiques pour le monde entier Postage and shipping costs are the same amount wherever you are worldwide ENGLISH SPOKEN Nous achetons comptant, évaluons tout livre à la p … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: a2ddesign [Hénin Beaumont, FR]
2019-02-08 06:12:55
L'ISLE (Guillaume de).
Paris, chez l'auteur, 1796. 480 x 627 mm. Belle carte de la Pologne dressée par Guillaume de L'Isle, revue et publiée par Philippe Buache, gendre de l'auteur. Très rare édition à la date de 1796, montrant par un système de couleurs les démembrements effectués en 1773 et en 1795 : le vert montre les régions données au roi de Prusse, le rouge à la Russie, le bleu à l'Autriche et le jaune au royaume de Prusse tel qu'il était avant les démembrements de la Pologne. Les régions entièrement aquarellées correspondent au démembrement de 1775, celles qui n'ont que les contours aquarellés correspondent à celui de 1795. La carte est ornée d'un beau cartouche de titre décoré de deux figures allégoriques. Éminent cartographe et premier géographe du roi, Guillaume de l'Isle fut le premier à rétablir l'étendue exacte de la Méditerranée, et à rendre à la Californie sa forme correcte de péninsule. Bel exemplaire finement aquarellé à l'époque. Niewodniczanski, II, K37/12.
Bookseller: Librairie Le Bail [France, Paris]
2019-02-08 02:45:15
Gren, Friedrich Albrecht Carl
Halle, Waisenhaus, 1794, 1796. XXII, 560, 637, 760, IV, 352 S. gelbe Pappände der Zeit, goldene Rückenbeschriftung [Friedrich Albrecht Carl Gren (* 1. Mai 1760 in Bernburg; ? 26. November 1798 in Halle (Saale)) war ein deutscher Chemiker, Physiker und Arzt.] ( Reste von kleinen Nummernaufklebern auf dem Rücken, Einbände berieben, Kanten beschabt, ansonsten in guter Erhaltung)
Bookseller: St. Jürgen Antiquariat [Germany]
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