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        Notizie intorno al celebre santuario di Maria Vergine posto sul Monte Berico di Vicenza raccolte da irrefragabili documenti dal p.m. Filippo Antonio Disconzi dell'Ordine de' Servi di Maria consecrate agl'illustrissimi signori deputati alle cose utili della città medesima.

      Per Giovanni Rossi, Vicenza, 1800. 2 opere legate in unico volume (176 p. [4] c. di tav. (1 rip.); [25] c. di tav.) 4°(235 cm) cart. coevo con tasselo in carta coi titoli manoscritto tagli spruzzati. La maggior parte dell'opera presenta il testo su due colonne in latino e italiano. La prima c. di tav. incisa da Pietro Vitali su disegno di Francois Menageot con l'effigie della Madonna di Monteberico in fine tav. ripieg. con la pianta del Santuario. Alla sguardia manoscritto l'indice delle opere contenute nel volume. Esemplare ben conservato privo di difetti come mancanze e segni di tarlo. Al Disconzi segue un set di 25 incisioni in rame con titolo: "Incisioni in rame rappresentanti i SS. Esercizi di S. Iganzio" incise dal Filosi per le quali non risulta censita in ICCU un'opera con questo titolo. UsatoBuono Anno pubblicazione: 1800. 72 ...

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Adige]
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        Ein hundert und vierzig Kupfertafeln zum praktischen Baubeamten der zweyten verbesserten Auflage vom Jahre 1800. 139 (v. 140) Tafeln, davon 45 altkoloriert. (NUR TAFELBAND!)

      (Wien Alberti ) 1800 - Folio. Halbleder d. Zt. --- Rücken mit Verletzung Kapitale beschabt. Erste 3 Blatt mit Wasserrändern. Tafel 7 - 14 mit Wasserrand v. Oberschnitt, sonst im ganzen sauber, Tafel I fehlt. 1.100 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Klaus Schöneborn]
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        Catálogo de las lenguas de las naciones conocidas, y numeracion, division, y clases de estas segun la diversidad de sus idiomas y dialectos

      en la imprenta de la administracion del Real Arbitrio de Beneficencia se hallará en la librería de Ranz calle de la Cruz, Madrid 1800 - First edition, 2 volumes (of 6) in 1; small 4to, pp. xvi, 396; 480; 4 folding tables (2 in each volume); later three-quarter brown moroco over marbled boards, gilt-paneled spine in 6 compartments, gilt-lettered direct in 3, t.e.g.; a nice copy. This, an Ayer Linguistic duplicate with a Newberry release stamp on the verso of the second flyleaf. These first two volumes were all that was needed in the Ayer collection, covering, as they do the Lenguas y naciones americanas; and the Lenguas y naciones de las islas de los mares Pacifico é Indiano austral y oriental, y del continente del Asia. Volumes 3-6 covered the European languages only. Palau 114453; La Vinaza, Bibliografia Espanola de Lenguas Indigenas de America (1892), 397. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Catálogo de las lenguas de las naciones conocidas, y numeracion, division, y clases de estas segun la diversidad de sus idiomas y dialectos

      Madrid: en la imprenta de la administracion del Real Arbitrio de Beneficencia se hallará en la librería de Ranz calle de la Cruz, 1800. First edition, 2 volumes (of 6) in 1; small 4to, pp. xvi, 396; 480; 4 folding tables (2 in each volume); later three-quarter brown moroco over marbled boards, gilt-paneled spine in 6 compartments, gilt-lettered direct in 3, t.e.g.; a nice copy. This, an Ayer Linguistic duplicate with a Newberry release stamp on the verso of the second flyleaf. These first two volumes were all that was needed in the Ayer collection, covering, as they do the Lenguas y naciones americanas; and the Lenguas y naciones de las islas de los mares Pacifico é Indiano austral y oriental, y del continente del Asia. Volumes 3-6 covered the European languages only. Palau 114453; La Vinaza, Bibliografia Espanola de Lenguas Indigenas de America (1892), 397.

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        Liber Chronicarum

      More than 1800 woodcuts in the text including a Ptolemaic world map, & one folding woodcut map of northern & central Europe. CCCXXXVIII leaves, 25 unnumbered leaves (without the two blanks). Small folio (300 x 204 mm.), fine smooth 18th-cent. vellum over boards (title with a few very light stains & a very faint old stamp, first & final two leaves with tiny marginal wormholes). Augsburg: J. Schoensperger, 1 Feb. 1497. A very lovely copy, complete with a fine example of the often-missing folding map of northern and central Europe, of the first edition of the "Small Schedel," a reduced version of the large folio of 1493, entirely reset and with the famous illustrations re-cut. Originally published by Anton Koberger in Nuremberg in 1493, the Chronicle is a biblical account of the Creation of the World, ending with the Last Judgement. The many city views, some imaginary, include those of Augsburg, Nuremberg, Cologne, Mainz, Wurzburg, Munich, Strasbourg, Ulm, Prague, Vienna, Milan, Genoa, Rome, Pisa, Florence, Venice, Paris, Lyon, Bratislava, Cracow, Athens, Constantinople, Cairo, Damascus, and Jerusalem. Also included is a reduced Ptolemaic world map. The hundreds of portraits illustrate biblical figures, kings and queens, popes, philosophers, poets, and other figures of historical interest. Interspersed are passages on disastrous events and portents, monsters and other curiosities. Originally the work of the famous woodcutters Michael Wolgemut, teacher of Dürer, and Wilhelm Pleydenwurff, Schoensperger had the illustrations re-cut by some of his best craftsmen to fit the new format. Copies of the "small Schedel" are considerably rarer than the original, large folio, editions. All editions are, however, very rarely found in original, unsophisticated state, with most copies that come onto the market defective, and with leaves missing or supplied. The copy offered here is an unusually well-preserved and "pure" example. A few other minor flaws but a very fine crisp copy. Final leaf backed at the time of rebinding in the 18th century (the verso of the final leaf is blank). Preserved in a box. ? Goff S-308. Klebs 889.2.

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        Treatise Concerning Heaven And Hell

      1800 - SWEDENBORG, Emanuel. A Treatise Concerning Heaven And Hell, And of the Wonderful Things Therein, as Heard and Seen, by the Honourable and Learned Emanuel Swedenborg". Translated from the Original Latin. Chester: Printed by C.W. Leadbeater, 1800. Octavo, contemporary cloth boards, paper spine label, uncut. $4500.Fourth edition in English of Swedenborg's important treatise on Heaven and Hell (1778), an especially memorable association copy belonging to English poet laureate Robert Southey, signed and dated 1805 on the title page by him, this copy with the distinctive flowered cloth covers that were created by Southey's devoted daughters.This exceptionally scarce association copy of Emanel Swedenborg's Treatise concerning Heaven and Hell (1778) belonged to English poet laureate Robert Southey, and contains with his signature and date of 1805 on the title page. Swedenborg, a scientist, mystic, philosopher and theologian, wrote this Treatise based on visions during which he claimed to have actually visited heaven and hell. His mystical experiences inspired and influenced a number of important writers, including Blake, whom Southey read and whose ideas he considered extreme. Southey, who with Wordsworth and Coleridge made up the enormously influential Lake Poets, was Poet Laureate from 1813 until his death in 1843, when he was succeeded by Wordsworth. Southey's "style has long been regarded as masterly in its ease and clarity" (Kuiper, 1055). His daughters had a hobby of covering his books in flowered chintz; indeed, the boards of Southey's copy of this work are covered in flowered cloth. Southey referred to the books with such covers as his "Cottonian Library," after the library put together by Sir Robert Bruce Cotton in the 17th century, which formed the basis of the British Museum. Armorial bookplate. Pencilled notations on provenance to front pastedown.Text generally fresh with light scattered foxing; mild soiling, some loss to spine of cloth covers. A highly desirable, extremely good copy with an important literary provenance. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Manuscript Eulogy to George Washington by R.I. Senator Theodore Foster, Penned on a Period Newspaper During the Senate Session

      Providence, RI 1800 - United States Chronicle, Providence, January 23, 1800. 4 pp., 11 1/2 x 17 3/4 in. Inscribed: Hon. Theodore Foster, Senator from R.I / Senate Chamber. With autograph manuscript verses by Foster. In Foster's hand in upper right margin is believed to be his own original (and unpublished) elegiac verse:Mother & nurse of all ye arts Agriculture. Let us now attend to some of thosepaternal admonitions contained in his last address.We have so long been accustomed to consider him as our Bulwark (partly washed out) and counsellorin times of difficulty, that it is with painful emotions we realizethe awful event of his dissolutionO Washington Washpg.2&3 have much other reporting on the nation mourning Washington's death.pg.3 prints extract of the Jan 4. Alexandria letter that reports on the terms of Washington's will with respect to his slaves.Theodore Foster (1752-1828) was a lawyer and politician from Rhode Island who served thirteen years in the U.S. Senate. A graduate of Rhode Island College (now Brown University), Foster was an aspiring classicist and sprinkled his letters and speeches with allusions to Greek and Latin writers. His retirement from public life in 1803 was caused primarily by his decision to leave the Federalist Party in 1800, as the Federalists remained the dominant party in New England for the next fifteen years. He later served on the Board of Trustees at Rhode Island College and contributed to the early organization of both the Rhode Island Historical Society and Massachusetts Historical Society.

      [Bookseller: Seth Kaller Inc.]
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        Votivtafel in kleiner Altarform für Errettung bei Sturz vom Kirchendach

       1800 Detailreiche Votivtafel in Öl auf Holztafel mit untenstehendem beschreibenden Text: * Sebastian Fella stürzte vom Kirchendach sampt seinen Gerüst, durch Anrufung seines Namenspatrons aber auf einen Sandhaufen ist er dadurch unbeschädigt geblieben. Im Jahr Christ 1800. * Mit ornamentaler Bordüre und Portikus, Gesamtgröße 30 x 26,5 cm. Von guter Erhaltung. - selten - ( Gewicht 700 Gramm ) >>>Votivtafeln sind Dankbilder für die Erhörung eines Gebetes <<<( Pic erhältlich // webimage available ) Versandkostenfreie Lieferung Votiv, Religiöse Volkskunst, Volkskunst, Votivtafeln, Danksagung, Dank, Danksagung, Gabe, Dankgabe, Google, Sturz, Kirchendach, Absturz, Gerüstbauer, Gerüst, Namenspatron, 1800, Fella, Sebastian Fella, Ex Voto, Votivbild, Votivtafel

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        Ten portraits of horses]

      - Rotterdam, ca. 1800. Ten original engravings (ca. 15.0 x 12.0 cm), all but one mounted on contemporary paper (ca. 27.0 x 21.5 cm).= This is a collection of ten drawings made by the Dutch artist Gerrit Malleyn (1753-1816) - who specialized in drawing horses - and engraved by the Dutch artist, Johannes Adriaanz Bemme (1775-1841). Bemme was renowned for his horse engravings and engraved nearly all the horses in J. F. Teupken's "Beschrijving hoedanig de Koninklijke Nederlandsche troepen en alle in militaire betrekking staande personen gekleed, geëquipeerd en gewapend zijn" ("Description of the Royal Dutch troops and all military related people and their clothes, equipment and arms" see Landwehr, 455). The illustrations are quite lively and show horses in different moods. Impressions strong, paper quality good. A nice collection. Complete suites, with 12 engravings, are very rare but single engravings are quite uncommon too.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat Schierenberg]
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        Gesamtans.

      - Kupferstich aus Zittauisches Tagebuch, um 1800, 17 x 13 (H) Sehr seltene Ansicht. - Das Blatt besitzt in der oberen Hälfte eine Gesamtansicht von Schweinfurt, darunter eine Allegorie zum Thema "Segeln" und ein Wappen derer von Eberstadt. Ganz unten ein 4-zeiliger Vers. - Randeinrisse und Ränder restauriert.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        AMBASSADE AU THIBET ET AU BOUTAN, contenant des details très-curieux sur les moeurs, la religion, ...(2 volumes + atlas)

      Traduit de l'anglais avec des notes, par J. Castéra. Paris, chez F. Buisson, an IX (1800). L'atlas comprend 15 planches, dont certaines dépliantes, numérotées, et protégées par une serpente : carte de la route de l'ambassade à travers le Boutan et le Thibet, Chouka, Palas du Lama-Ghassatou, château d'Ouandipore, etc... et une lettre en caractères Uchens et UJmins. Reliure des 2 volumes plein veau d'époque, dos lisse avec pieces de titre doré et pièce de tomaison. Dors orné, richement décoré de motifs dorés. Reliure de l'atlas : demi-veau , dos lisse avec filets et titre dorés. Plats cartonnés recouverts de papier bleu clair. Vj+(2)+390 et 364 pages pour les volumes; 2ff et 15 planches pour l'atlas. Format 13,5 x 20,5 cm, et 22 x 28 cm pour l'atlas. Mors et coiffes frottés, cachet rouge sur page de titre (pas sur l'atlas). Papier des plats de atlas fortement frotté avec manque mais les planches sont en très bon état.

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        La Perruche souffre.

      Early 1800s. - Engraving, printed in color with added handcolor, image 13 x 10 on sheet 10 x 13 1/2 inches. Very light overall foxing. Extraordinarily finely engraved and colored, plate 23 from F. Levaillant's "Histoire Naturelle des Perroquets." In "The Bird Illustrated 1550-1900" Barraband is noted as "the finest French bird painter of his day," and it is noted that "much credit for the sumptuousness of all Levaillant's books must go to his printer, Langlois, who perfected the art of printing in colors, embellished with hand-retouching."

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        Description des cataractes et du canal de Trollhätta en Suède; avec un précis historique.Stockholm, Charles Delén, 1804. 4to. With an aquatint title-page and 12 aquatint plates, including 1 map, all drawn and engraved by the author. Contemporary grey-blue wrappers.

      Brunet V, col. 408; Myren, "Det äldre Trollhättan i konsten", Historia och Historier om

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        Arte ostetricia... tradotta dal tedesco coll'aggiunta di alcune osservazioni preliminari da G.B. Monteggia.

      s.n, 1800. Due volumi di cm. 20,5, pp. 248; 224. Con 20 tavole incise in rame e ripiegate fuori testo. Legatura coeva in cart. ricoperto da carta colorata con etichette ai dorsi. Qualche gora leggera, ma esemplare genuino e marginoso, in buono stato di conservazione. Prima edizione italiana di questo classico di grande interesse nel campo dell'ostetricia del tempo.

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        Letters on the corn-trade; giving an account of the causes of the first scarcity, in 1795. Being a prefatory to an appeal to the county of Lancaster, On the Scarcity in 1800

      Liverpool: Printed by Francis Chalmer, [1800]. [2], 46pp. With a half-title. Largely unopened in recent calf backed plain paper boards, contrasting red morocco lettering-pieces, gilt. Minor wear to extremities, some light browning to boards. Half-title laid-down due to significant marginal loss, with ink library shelf-marks to head, occasional embossed stamps of New Haven Colony Historical Society, very small marginal hole to E4, sporadic foxing throughout. Presentation copy inscribed in ink to head of half-title; 'from the author to Mr. Gregson'. A privately printed collection of letters on the corn trade, written in 1797, by Liverpool based corn-merchant Francis Chalmer addressed to Whig Member of Parliament to Lancaster Colonel Thomas Stanley (1749-1816). In 1796 Chalmer had been deputed to represent those that had suffered during the grain shortages of 1795 due to the importation of foreign corn; indeed he had printed a pamphlet entitled Grounds of the claim of the merchants of England and Scotland, for compensation of their severe losses by importation of Foreign corn: in the beginning of the year 1796 - a time of great scarcity (London, 1798). The severity of the shortages at that time had led to rioting, and in 1800 the threat of a repetition of that violence seemed imminent given the continued rise in corn prices. Chalmer desires, that with the publication of these letters, that the public and their political representatives will be engendered to act and not merely relive the mistakes of the past. However it not until 1815 were the Corn Laws introduced in order to control import prices and better protect British agriculture. The author claims in the preface that a quarto edition, of which we can find no record, had been printed in 1798, with a copy gifted to Stanley These present Letters are not to be confused with Chalmers' An Appeal to the County of Lancashire, also printed in 1800. This apparent separate publication is far rarer, with OCLC recording only three copies (NLA, Senate House, Yale). . 8vo.

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        Reisen in Ober- und Niederägypten. Aus dem Französischen. Mit Anmerkungen und einem Sachregister. Leipzig & Gera, Heinsius, 1800.

      1800. 8vo. 2 vols. XXIV, 453, (3) pp. XXXVIII, 534, (2) pp. With 13 folding engr. plates and 2 folding tables. Contemp. marbled boards with giltstamped spine labels. First German edition of this account of travels in Upper and Lower Egypt, translated from the French original of the naturalist Charles Sonnini de Manoncourt (1751-1812), who had visited Egypt, Turkey, and Greece in 1777-78. The plates show landscapes, plants, fish, and antiquities. - Binding slightly bumped at extremeties; slight browning throughout. Titles stamped ("Institut für Grenz- und Auslandstudien"). Fromm 24495. Ibrahim-Hilmy II, 245. Kainbacher 398. Cox I, 395. Graesse VI/1, 439. Cf. Gay 2250 (1799 French ed.).

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        Choix des meilleurs morceaux de la littérature russe à dater de sa naissance jusqu'au règne de Catherine II.

      1800P., chez Lefort, an IX (1800), XXIII pp. (page de faux-titre, p. de titre, discours préliminaire), 1-390 p., (2) pp. de notes, plein basane d'époque, frise grecque le long des plat, dos lisse orné de frises et fleuron dorés, chasses dorées, frottement d'usage sur la reliure, bon état. Traduits en français par M. L. Pappa do poulo et par le Cen. Gallet. Merci de nous contacter à l'avance si vous souhaitez consulter une référence au sein de notre librairie.

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        De la littérature considérée dans ses rapports avec les institutions sociales.

      P. Maradan, 8 (1800). 2 vol. in-8, 2 ff.-LVI pages.(introd.)335 pages. 2 ff. 281 pages. Basane de l'époque, dos lisses richement orné, plats très rapés avec manque de cuir, 1 coiffe usée, coupes usées. Edition originale très rare. (Vicaire la cite sans l'avoir vue, non citée par Carteret). Livre capital pour l'histoire du romantisme. Excepté ces plats détériorés, les dos sont en bel état et l'intérieur sans piqûres ni rousseurs.

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        Journal of the House of Representatives of the United States, at The First Session of the Sixth Congress; In the Twenty-Fourth Year of the Independence of the United States

      Philadelphia: W. Rofs, 1800. First Edition. Hardcover. Good +. 8vo. 446pp., [32]pp index. Half brown leather with marble paper covered boards. Gilt stamped title on red leather spine label. Front cover very loose. Edge wear at base. Spine is dry and lightly rubbed. Old ink name of Chad Ferris on front paste down. Another old ink name of J.... Moores? on right front end sheet. Old ink note written at top edge of rear end sheet. R. H. James personal library sticker pasted down at bottom of spine. The journal content contains the announcement of General Washington's death; John Adams letters regarding Washington's death; erecting a Marble Monument at the City of Washington for Washington's family; plans for Washington's funeral, etc.

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        Geschichte des Nürnbergischen Handels, ein Versuch. Teile 1-4 in einem Buch.

      in Comission bei Adam Friedrich Böhme, Leipzig. Gr.8°, Halbledereinband, Rotschnitt - Geschichte des Nürnbergischen Handels, ein Versuch. Erster Theil, mit einem Kupfer (1800, XVI und 418 Seiten, ein aufklappbarer Kupferstich) / Zweiter Theil (1801, XII und 372 Seiten); Dritter Theil (1801, XVI und 260 Seiten); Vierter Theil, nebst einem zweyfachen Register über das ganze Werk (1802, VIII und 443 Seiten). berieben und fleckig, Einbandrücken mit Läsuren am Rücken oben, Schnitte fleckig, im Mittelteil Wasserrand oben, sonst schön. Der Block sehr gut erhalten!

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        VANCOUVER (Georges) - Voyage de découvertes a l'océan Pacifique du Nord et autour du monde

      1800 - VANCOUVER (Georges) Voyage de découvertes a l'océan Pacifique du Nord et autour du monde ; dans lequel la côte Nord-ouest de l'Amérique a été soigneusement reconnue et exactement relevée ; ordonné par le Roi d'Angleterre et principalement dans le but de constater s'il existe. Paris (imprimerie de la République) An VIII (1800) 3 volumes in 4° (295x240 mm) reliés plein veau (1) ffXI ; 491 pp &#150; (3ff) 516 pp &#150; (3ff) 562 pp ; illustré de 18 planches gravées H.T. Vue du Présidio de Monterey, vue de la ville de Valparaiso au Chili sans l'atlas. Reliure du 3ème volume différente. VANCOUVER (Georges) Voyage de découvertes a l'océan Pacifique du Nord. Paris 1800. 3 volumes in 4° (295 x 240 mm) Full contemp calf. Third volume different binding, illustrated with 18 plates. Georges VANCOUVER served as an officer in the second and third voyages of James COOK and was placed in command of an expedition to the North-west coast to determine England's rights under the Nootka convention of 1790. He reached the North-west coast in 1792 and spent two years supervising the coastline, resulting as the most correct maps. The plates includes the first published views of California such as in mission of San Carlos and the Presidio of Monterey. Very good condition. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Histoire naturelle des salamandres de France, précédée d'un tableau méthodique des autres reptiles indigènes: avec figures coloriée.

      Paris, De Crapelet, An VIII [1800]. 8vo. xlvii, 61 [2] pp., five hand-coloured and one tinted engraved plates. Near contemporary pebbled quarter morocco over marbled boards. Spine with gilt lined and stippled bands, and gilt title. Marbled endpapers. Speckled edges.= The rare first edition of this important and finely illustrated work on the salamanders of France, including a methodical table of all the French amphibians and reptiles, as well as descriptions, and notes on synonyms, habitats, distribution, etc. The work was dedicated to the zoologist and entomologist Antoine-Jean Coquebert. This is the first herpetological work by Pierre André Latreille (1762-1833); the next year he co-authored the four volume "Histoire naturelle des reptiles" (Adler). The plate of the salamander skeleton is tinted, as always. A few light spots, some weak, marginal damp-staining to a few leaves, a tiny wormhole in the top gutter. The plates clean. The colouring of the plates is excellent. A very good copy of the rare first edition. Adler I, p. 19; Cat. BM(NH) III, p. 1,064; Not in Nissen ZBI.

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        Albogasio (senza titolo)

      1800 ca.. Veduta di Albogasio sopra Porlezza sul Lago di Lugano, incisione in rame al tratto, colorata al guazzo ed acquarello. mm 325x470

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        Gridario generale ossia Collezione di tutte le gride, editti, proclami Pubblicati in Milano dal giorno 28. Aprile 1799. Epoca del felice reingresso dell'Armata vittoriosa di S. M. l'Imperatore in avanti.

      Milano, Nella R. Stamperia di Luigi Veladini (1800) - Due voll. in fo. (285x215) pp. (2) 256 LVIII; 136, 11 arma della Casa d'Austria inc. in legno al I front e all'inizio del II vol. Leg. coeva in cartone tit. ms. ai dorsi. Una lieve macchia di inch. nel marg. di poche pp. al I vol. peraltro bella copia genuina. Ogni volume ha in proprio indice, sono compendiate le leggi emanate fino al giugno del 1800. ICCU, IEIE\004186.

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        The Several Plans and Drawings Referred to in the Third Report from the Select Committee upon the Improvement of the Port of London. Ordered to be printed 28th July 1800.-----Volume of engravings of proposed London Bridges

      Large folio.(26.6 x 20.5 inches). List of plates and 21 fine double page, and larger plans and diagrams, copper engravings and aquatint, six of them hand coloured. Complete. The engravings when opened out extend from 41 inches to as much as 73 inches (for Mr Wilson's proposed Cast iron bridge), and are a very impressive series of plates. Various impressive designs for bridges and dockside developments by Telford and Douglas(4 plans), Ralph Dodd(6 plans), George Dance(7 plans) among others. Includes a copy of Sir Christopher Wren's plans for the rebuilding of London after the Great Fire of 1666. Original tissue guards still present in a couple of the pages. Two plates with some splitting and wear to fold edges where they have been incorrectly folded and protruded from the book but overall the plates are clean and bright with untrimmed edges and good wide margins. Original publishers thick blue paper wraps with original printed paper label to front panel. Original beige paper spine with some loss and chipping but still holding the book together. Overall a very good copy of this impressive volume.

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        Raskolnik. Livre liturgique.

      circa 1800 In-8 de 86 feuillets non chiffrés, veau fauve estampé à froid sur ais de bois, dos à trois nerfs, pièce de titre en veau brun, décor d'entrelacs géométriques de filets droits et courbes à froid différent pour chaque plats, compartiment central du premier plat orné d'un fleurons et d'inscription à froid, fermoirs d'attache en laiton, quatre boulons de protections en émail blanc sur le plat inférieur (reliure fin XIXe siècle). Livre liturgique utilisé par les «vieux-croyants » orthodoxes appelés aussi Raskolniks. Les « vieux-croyants » forment un ensemble de groupes qui se sont séparés de l'Eglise orthodoxe de Russie par leur refus des réformes introduites par le patriarche Nikon en 1666. L'ouvrage imprimé en rouge et noir reproduit l'écriture manuscrite en slavon d'église des anciens textes avant la réforme. Bandeaux illustrés, culs-de-lampe et lettrines. « Le raskolnik dut chercher dans les vieux missels, dans les vieux manuscrits les traces de ces traditions dont il reprochait à l'église l'abandon ; ils savent lire, mais ils ne lisent que des livres de dévotion, ils ne lisent que de vieux livres. C'est ici surtout que se montre l'aveugle respect du raskol pour l'antiquité, et, de toutes les formes du culte du passé, le culte exclusif des vieux livres, des vieux auteurs, n'est pas le moins fatal au progrès. Chez les vieux-croyans, l'amour des vieux usages s'étend aux procédés de l'écriture comme aux formes des lettres et de la langue. Dans sa révolte contre l'autorité, il resemble moins au jacobin qu'au Vendéen. Le Vieux Croyant est le réfractaire moscovite persistant à travers les transformations de la Russie Nouvelle » (A. Leroy-Beaulieu) Quelques feuillets défraîchis, trace de mouillure angulaire. Petit manque de cuir sur l'un des fermoirs.

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        JUICIO SOBRE LA ANTIGÜEDAD DE LAS LETRAS Y DE OTRAS COSAS DE LA VIDA CIVIL dedicado a un erudito que las tenía por invención de los Egipcios

      Imprenta Real, Madrid 1800 - 12 + 292 pp. 11,5 x 17 cm. Encuadernado en piel con tejuelo y dorados. Exlibris. Excelente estado, papel limpio. Cortes tintados. Todos los envíos peninsulares se hacen por mensajería, con entrega en domicilio.

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        Veduta dell'Isola Madre - Anche quest'Isola posta in mezzo al verbano in poca distanza dall'isola Bella, è di ragione dell'Ecc.ma Casa Borromeo

      1800 ca.. Rara veduta dell'Isola Madre che si staglia altera dalle acque del Verbano agitate da forti venti che mettono in grande difficoltà alcune imbarcazioni. Drammatica raffigurazione, impostata sul contrasto tra la vita umana soggetta alle difficoltà naturali e l'Isola illuminata dalla tenue luce del tramonto che la avvolge di un'atmosfera serena ed imperturbabile, consacrandola in una sorta di eternità. Stampata a Ginevra presso Manega. Coloritura coeva all'acquerello. Variante non menzionata nella bibliografia di riferimento. mm 264x483

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        [Christuskind mit dem Hl. Geist] - \"Je suis a mon bien aime: Et mon bien Aime Est a Moy. - Vous Etes Mon Unique Colombe, Ma Cherie. Mon Elüe, Ma Belle, Ma Parfaitte, Mon Amie.\"

      o.O., -, o. J. [um 1800?]. Orig. Gouache-Aquarellzeichnung. ca.16 x 12,8 cm [Blatt]. Nahezu perfekt erhaltenes Pergamentbildchen des späten 18. bzw. frühen 19. Jahrhunderts. Rückseite unbeschrieben. - Rand alt beschnitten, geringe Gbrsp. Versand D: 7,00 EUR Andachtsbilder; Heiligenbildchen; Religiöse Graphik

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        intrecci di carte diverse, collages e silhouettes (Pregibna sola - Prosto vpletanje - Fzrezovanje). Slovenia, Inizio XIX secolo

      1800. Album in folio (360x280 mm), legatura m. tela e angoli. La raccolta si compone di 25 fogli di cartoncino, ognuno con applicate 9, 12 o 16 composizioni di carta ripegata di vari colori: 13 tavole hanno origami di forme e colori diversi (Pregibna sola); 3 fogli con intrecci di carte di colori e pesi diversi (Prosto vpletanje); 6 fogli su fondo marrone con decoupages ed intagli della carta (Fzrezovanje); 3 fogli su fondo marrone con silhouettes. Curiosissima raccolta di lavori di provenienza slovena che illustrano l'abilità nell'uso e lavorazione manuale della carta. Estremamente inusuale e di facile deperibilità.

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        Passage du Tesin et prise de Turbigo par l'armée de Réserve

      1800 ca. Raffigurazione del passaggio del Ticino da parte dell'armata francese comandata dal generale Murat e successiva presa di Turbigo ove aveva ripiegato l'esercito austriaco. La veduta è presa dalle retrovie, in cima ad un promontorio il generale Bonaparte con il cannocchiale scruta il succedersi degli avvenimenti sul campo di battaglia, ai suoi piedi il passaggio dell'artiglieria pesante. La stampa presenta dei restauri e piccole abrasioni mm 538x722

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        Interieur du Pago Lemonio.

      1800 (ca.) 1800 - Fein ausgeführtes Aquarell auf Kartonpapier, die Umrisse, Umrahmung und Legende in Federzeichnung. - Zeigt die Ruinen des römischen Adelspalastes der Lemonia, einer altrömischen Familie, an der Via Latina bei Rom. Mit figürlicher Staffage. - In sauberer, sehr guter Erhaltung, unter Schrägschnitt-Passepartout in Relief-Goldrahmen

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        The Infant's Library - Complete set of 16 volumes . First editions

      London: John Marshall, circa 1800. 16 volumes. Illustrated. 60 x 47 mm, original boards, paper labels. Housed in a custom tray and book-shape slipcase. Rarely found in complete sets. 1. [Alphabet]. Blue boards, pink label. Spine perished. 2. [Reading and Spelling] Red boards, green label. Old stitched repairs. 3. [Outdoor scenes]. Pink boards, white label. Spine perishing, lacks one label. 4. [Things]. Yellow boards, pink labels. 5. [Animals]. Yellow boards, pink labels. Spine perished. 6. [Outdoor scenes]. Pink boards, white labels. Later paper rebacking. 7. [Flowers]. Orange boards, white labels. Spine perished, rear cover detached. 8. [Birds]. Orange boards, white labels. 9. [Boy's Games]. Black boards, yellow labels. Spine perished, old stitched repairs. 10. [Things]. White boards, white labels. 11. [Outdoor scenes]. Yellow boards, pink labels. Spine perished. 12. [People]. Green boards, orange labels. 13. [Girl's Games]. Orange boards, blue labels. Old stitched repairs, boards detached. 14. [Outdoor scenes]. Pink boards, white labels. Rear cover detached. 15. [People]. Yellow boards, blue labels. 16. A Short History of England. Yellow boards, pink labels. Spine perished, old stitched repairs. Label of May & George Shiers inside case.

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        Fair copy letters, string-bound, compiled by Alpheus Packard, from wealthy American-born physician and loyalist, Silvestor Gardiner, beginning May 9, 1776, "my fears of the Troops leaving the Town of Boston, which they did on the 17th day of March in such a precipitate manner as gave the friends of Government only four or five days notice, which put them under the necessity of leaving almost every thing they had."

      Various, 1800s. 7.75" x 9.75". "19th Century Fair Copy String-Bound Book of the letters of Silvester Gardiner, Compiled by Alpheus S.Packard, Sr., fifty plus pages, dated between 1776 and 1785. Pages are toned and unnumbered. Fine condition. The first letter was written from Halifax, Nova Scotia - ""this miserable place"" - shortly after Gardiner, loyal to the British crown, had fled Boston and the American rebels. He explains in his first letter how he and the other loyalists left Boston and arrived at Halifax. It began with his ""fear of the Troops leaving the Town of Boston, which they did on the 17th day of March in such a precipitate manner as gave the friends of government only four or five days notice, which put them under the necessity of leaving almost everything they had. As no vessel or Seaman were to be found so suddenly to transport themselves with their effects, which threw them into the utmost distress; indeed the General gave them all the assistance he could by assigning them some places in the Transport, but then there was not room to carry off any of their effects, and but very little of their household furniture. And what they did was chiefly destroyed or stolen by the Soldiers or Sailors. On their arrival at this miserable place, it was with the greatest difficulty, they could get houses to screen themselves from the weather. Housed did I say, they hardly deserve the name. The wretched inhabitants took every advantage of our misfortunes."" Throughout the book, Gardiner also writes of ""the Rebellion""; the military leadership by the Howes; ""this poor nation"" of England (which has ""not only the Americans to contend with but France & Spain""); and much more. Worthy of further research.Silvester Gardiner (also Sylvester) (1708-1786) was a physician who became a wealthy merchant importing drugs to the colonies. He was born in Rhode Island and remained loyal to England throughout the Revolutionary War. He was in Boston when the British Army evacuated the city in March 1776. When he and other loyalists fled to Canada, they lost their possessions to the American rebels. From Canada, Gardiner sailed to England, where he lived during the remaining years of the war. His original letters were written from various places, including Halifax, Nova Scotia; Poole, England; and London. In 1785, after the war was ended, he returned to Rhode Island where he died the next year. Alpheus S. Packard, Sr. (1798 -1884) served as a faculty member of Bowdoin College for sixty-five years and was trained as a minister, educator and librarian. He also served as acting President of Bowdoin College the year before his death."

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        DELL'ARTE DEI GIARDINI INGLESI.

      Stamperia e Fonderia al Genio Tipografico, Anno IX (1800).. In-8 gr. (mm. 266 x 212), elegante legat. ottocentesca in pelle zigrinata (dorso rifatto), cornice floreale dorata ai piatti, dorso a cordoni con filetti e tit. oro, tagli gialli, pp. (8),373,(3), con 30 grandi vignette nel t. e 6 tavv., f.t. e più volte ripieg., il tutto inc. in rame. Le bellissime incisioni che adornano il volume illustrano fra l'altro vedute della Villa Silva di Cinisello, della villa Cusani di Desio, il laghetto della Villa Reale a Monza, i giardini del castello di Belgioioso e vari altri giardini milanesi. "Prima edizione", molto rara, di un famoso trattato sull'arte dei giardini inglesi. Questo testo influenzò largamente la formazione di molti giardini privati e pubblici in Italia, nel corso dell'Ottocento ed è considerata dal Cicognara (n. 960) e da Schlosser Magnino (p. 684) "la più importante opera italiana sull'argomento". Occhietto e ultima c. (di Errata) ben restaur. per consistente mancanza (non di t.); frontesp. e ultime 4 cc. restaur. al marg. sup. per picc. manc.; lievi aloni alle prime 13 cc. A parte questi difetti, l'esempl., su carta distinta, è ben conservato.

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        Abbildungen der Wanzen. Heft 1-5

      Erlangen: J.J. Palm, 1800-1811. (ii), viii, 208, 5 title-pages, 20 fine hand-coloured engraved plates. 4to. HB. Recent half calf, marbled boards; spine gilt. Vg copy with wide margins, edges in part uncut. 4 leaves in Heft 5 are loose. Five parts in one (complete). German edition (A Latin edition 'Icones cimicum' was also published at the same dates). Plates by the author, engraved by J. Sturm. Pages i-viii precede Heft 5. Rare, particularly with plates hand-coloured. Wolff, who was a physician, died of fever in 1806 at the age of 28. The final part, which he had already prepared, was published by his father in 1811.[Hagen II, p. 294; Horn-Schenkling 24336; Nissen ZBI 4439].

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        Der Sclavenhandel. La vente d'Esclaves.

      No place, ca 1800. - 270 x 400 mm. Aquatint in contemporary hand colour, engraved by "J. L. T." after "J. R. P." Three partly exposed women before a large tent, being advertised and inspected by several men dressed in fine oriental garb. On the left is another woman whose price is under discussion, while the background shows date palms and two dromedaries. - Rather severely stained with waterstains and a few small holes in the blank margin; some scuff marks in the image; trimmed closely with loss to lower left corner. A very appealing print in unsophisticated condition. Rare.

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        Gesamtansicht ('Algiro in Africa' - 'General Washington auf dem Paradebette in dem grossen Saale seines Pallastes zu Mont-Pernon in Nord-America von 15. bis 18. December des vorigen 1799-sten Jahres.').

      - Kupferstich b. Johann Gottfried Baumann, 1800, 16,5 x 25,5 Sehr selten! - Zeigt 2 Ansichten auf 1 Blatt. - Oben Ansicht von Algier; unten Ansicht mit George Washington auf dem Sterbebett im Dezember 1799.

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        \"Bayerische National-Trachten\". Zehn Paare aus dem Königreich Bayern. Insgesamt zwanzig Trachtenfiguren auf einem Blatt.

       Altkol. Kupferstich bei G.N. Renner & Schuster, Nürnberg, um 1800, 6 x 5 cm (Einzelfigur) bzw. 32,5 x 26,5 cm (Gesamtdarstellung). Unten links \"No. 372\"; Teilabb. in \"P.E. Rattelmüller, Dirndl, Janker, Lederhosen\", Abb. 37. - Dargestellt sind 2 x 5 Trachtenpaare, in 2 Gruppen untereinander, dazwischen die Inschrift. Vorhanden: 1. Gruppe: Schliersee, Mangfall, (Ober)Audorf, Jachenau und Rothenbuch (=Rottenbuch). Vorbild für diese Figuren waren die entsprechenden Trachten von Ludwig Neureuther. 2. Gruppe: Werdenfels, Bamberg (Gärtner), Burgebrach, Schweinfurt und Gochsheim. - Mittig eine geglättete Querfalte außerhalb der Darstellungen. Versand D: 6,00 EUR BAYERN, Oberbayern, Trachten

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        Histoire naturelle des salamandres de France, précédée d'un tableau méthodique des autres reptiles indigènes: avec figures coloriée.

      - Paris, De Crapelet, An VIII [1800]. 8vo. xlvii, 61 [2] pp., five hand-coloured and one tinted engraved plates. Near contemporary pebbled quarter morocco over marbled boards. Spine with gilt lined and stippled bands, and gilt title. Marbled endpapers. Speckled edges.= The rare first edition of this important and finely illustrated work on the salamanders of France, including a methodical table of all the French amphibians and reptiles, as well as descriptions, and notes on synonyms, habitats, distribution, etc. The work was dedicated to the zoologist and entomologist Antoine-Jean Coquebert. This is the first herpetological work by Pierre André Latreille (1762-1833); the next year he co-authored the four volume "Histoire naturelle des reptiles" (Adler). The plate of the salamander skeleton is tinted, as always. A few light spots, some weak, marginal damp-staining to a few leaves, a tiny wormhole in the top gutter. The plates clean. The colouring of the plates is excellent. A very good copy of the rare first edition. Adler I, p. 19; Cat. BM(NH) III, p. 1,064; Not in Nissen ZBI. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        SAILING DIRECTIONS FOR THE KATTEGAT TO BE USED WITH THE NEW IMPROVED CHART CONTAINING DESCRIPTIONS OF THE LIGHTS, SOUNDINGS, GROUNDS AND SHOALS, TOGETHER WITH PLANS OF SEVERAL HARBOURS, PROSPECTS AND VIEWS OF LAND PUBLISHED FROM THE ROYAL DANISH MARINE ARCHIVES FOR DRAUGHTS AND CHARTS TRANSLATED FROM THE DANISH ORIGINAL

      - Copenhagen, 1st. Eng. translation ed., 1800. Printed for the Archives by J. F. Schultz, Director and Bookprinter. 68 pp., illustrated with 5 charts (2 fldg.,) ; 1 engraved vignette ; & 6 engraved views, etc., (3 fldg). Re-bound in ? red morocco ; raised bands ; fine marbled boards & endpapers (being Spanish Moiré &#150; creating a beautiful 3-d wave effect) ; fine laid rag paper. 27 x 21cm. Bookplate. FINE. An English translation of an important Danish work published in Copenhagen in 1800 and providing detailed sailing directions for the Kattegat with descriptions of lights, soundings, grounds and shoals, and illustrated with twelve fine engravings of charts and views (five of them folding). It is inconceivable that this book was not carried to sea a year later when Sir Hyde Parker and Lord Nelson set sail for the Baltic, resulting in the Battle of Copenhagen. It forms essential and the most up-to-date instructions to navigators which hitherto, even to the most experienced seamen, were entirely unknown. There was no thought of Denmark and England going to war against each other in 1800, otherwise the Danes might have thought twice about an English translation. Their decision to produce one was based on the considerable amount of trade Britain had with the Baltic. In his Preface the author points out that Frederick Schneider&#146;s translation is "litteral" &#150; simple plain language as better intelligible to seamen, thereby retaining few deviations from the Danish original, even keeping descriptions of parts of the Danish shore where only small coasting vessels would be found. The Sailing Directions were first published in the Danish language in 1799. Where some Danish terms are used, the English translation is listed. The book covers every point, bay, island, anchorage, coastline, entrance, fiord, light, etc. The paper used is of high quality and as crisp as the day it was made. The printing is also fine, and the plates are of superior quality and in fine condition. The book is bound in attractive three-quarter red morocco with green, red and gold Spanish Moiré papers to the boards and endpapers. (COPAC only lists 1 copy, in the NMM Library). FINE copy. RARE. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Wallenstein. Ein dramatisches Gedicht. Tübingen, Cotta, 1800.

      1800. 2 Bände. (2), 238 SS. (2), 250, (2) SS. Halblederbände der Zeit mit gepr. Rückenschildchen. Marmorierte Vorsätze, Lesebändchen. Dreiseitiger Rotschnitt. 8vo. Erste Ausgabe. Schillers dramatisches Meisterwerk war so erfolgreich, dass im gleichen Jahr eine zweite Auflage sowie mehrere Nachdrucke erschienen. Das Drama wurde 1796 und 1799 am Weimarer Hoftheater aufgeführt und konnte 1800 in Buchform erscheinen. - Letztes Blatt des zweiten Bandes mit dem Druckvermerk "Weimar, gedruckt bey den Gebrüdern Gädicke". Die Gesamtauflage betrug 4000 Exemplare. - Einbände berieben; alt gestrichenes Exlibris am Vorsatz. Gutes Exemplar. Goedeke V, 212, 1. Trömel/M. 176. Borst 876.

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        Ovidii Metamorphoses aeri incisae ad exemplar optimorum Gallicae Gentis pictorum Parisiis. [Augsburg, um 1800].

      1800. Gest. Titel und 135 Kupfertafeln. Roter Halbmaroquinband des 19. Jhs. mit goldgepr. Rücken und Marmordeckeln. Marmorvorsätze. Gr.-4to. Titel angestaubt, zu Beginn leicht fleckig, gegen Ende minimaler Wasserrand. Im ganzen gut erhaltenes Exemplar in prächtigem Einband. OCLC 633520903.

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        Bulletin des Lois de la Republique, troisième serie

      Imprimerie de la Republique, 1800. Il Bulletin des Lois de la Republique comprende 9 serie: la terza serie (divisa in 9 volumi da Tome Premier a Tome Neuvieme più un'aggiunta per i fascicoli da 357 a 362)concerne il periodo relativo al Consolato e comprende 362 fascicoli e 3846 atti legislativi emessi dal 29 Nivoise an VIII al 27 Floreal an XII. In particolare i nostri 5 volumi comprendono: Volume 1: Anni VIII e IX (1800-1801)Constitution de la Republique Francaise (22 Frimaire VIII- Dicembre 1799) Fascicoli 1-70 (art.1: 19 Nivoise VIII-art.543: 25 Pluviose IX);Volume 2:Anni IX e X (1801)Fascicoli 71-160 (art. 544: 15 Pluviose IX- art.1232: 17 Frimaire X);Volume 3:anni X e XI (1801-1803)Fascicoli 161-240 (art. 1233 20 Frimaire X-art. 2238: 16 Nivoise XI);Volume 4:Anni XI e XII (1802-1803)Fascicoli 241-320 (art, 2239: 27 Brumaire XI-art: 3243: 19 Vendemiaire XII); Volume 5:Anno XII (1803-1804)Fascicoli 321-362 (art. 3244: 15 Vendemiaire XII- art.3847: 27 Floreal XII) Seguono le TABLES CHRONOLOGIQUES e le TABLES ALPHABETIQUES di tutti i fascicoli. In ottavo

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        Memoirs of the Life and Travels of the Late Charles MacPherson, Esq., in Asia, Africa, and America . .

      Edinburgh: Printed for Arch. Constable and Vernor and Hood, 1800, 1800. First edition. NCBEL II, 2028; not in Garside and Schöwerling. Text a bit foxed and smudged, but sound; very good copy.. 8vo, modern brown half morocco, marbled paper boards, black label, gilt lettering, untrimmed. Half-title present. An autobiographical novel by Scottish poet Hector MacNeill (1746-1818) who was sent to the West Indies as a young man in hopes that he would find a vocation as a sailor, but he eventually returned to Scotland and authorship. These memoirs follow Charles MacPherson to the West Indies in his quest for employment and in the process he comments at length on the customs of the islands and in particular "the nature, treatment and possible improvement of the negro in the British and French West India Islands."

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        Brief mit eigenh. Courtoisie und U. ("Votre affectioné Ferdinand"). Bruck [an der Mur?], 30. I. 1800.

      1800. 2 SS. auf gefalt. Doppelblatt. 4to. An einen nicht ermittelten Freiherrn, auf der Suche nach einem geeigneten Buchhalter für das Anwesen seiner in Ausschweifungen verfallenden Tochter Maria Leopoldine, der jungen Kurfürstenwitwe von Bayern: "Monsieur le Baron! À l'occasion, que j'ai vu à Brugg le Comte Cristalnigg, Grand Maitre de ma Fille l'Electrice Douairière de Bavière, j'ai été empressé de demander compte de votre santé, me resouvenant toujours avec bien de la reconnaissance des attentions, que vous aves bien voulu témoigner à mes autres enfans, lors de leur sejour à Leybach, dans les malheureuses années 1796 et 1797. En le chargéant à son retour de vous faire mes complimens, je l'ai chargé en outre, de cette lettre persuadé de ne pouvoir mieux m'adresser, pour la demande suivante. Le Comte Cristalnigg, dont la santé m'interesse infiniment de menager possiblement, pour les services importans, qu'avec un devouément complet, il rend auprés de ma fille; m'a avoué l'embarras, et perte de tems, que lui cause, la revision materièlle, et en detail des comptes de la maison de ma fille. En consequence il a été reconnue, et fixée la convenance, de chercher un teneur de livres, ce qu'on appelle en allemand 'Buchhalter' que M. le Comte Cristalnigg pourroit charger de cette besogne deux fois par mois, que d'aprés les regles établiès se forment les comptes de la maison de ma fille. Comme le Comte Cristalnigg n'a su proposer un sujet à cet object, j'ai pense vous prier de vouloir bien d'accord avec lui, m'indiquer un sujet, lequel on puisse deux fois par mois charger de la revision des comptes ce que je vous demande [...]." - Wohlerhalten.

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        WOLFENBÜTTEL. Gesamtansicht über die Oker, links im Hintergrund Braunschweig.

      - Altkol. Kupferstich aus "Der Privilegierte Churfürstlich Sächsische Postillon", um 1800, 18 x 30 cm. Sehr selten. Über der Ansicht Legende von 1 - 13 und im Medaillon Porträt "Wenceslaus". - Auf Einfassungslinie geschnitten und auf blauem Papier alt aufgezogen.

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        L’arte militare ovvero trattato completo dell’esercizio dell’Infanteria, Cavalleria, del Cannone e delle Bombe. Tradotto dal francese. Edizione seconda

      Nella Stamperia di G. Davolio, 1800. 16mo (cm. 16,4), 1 c.nn., 194 pp., 3 cc.nn. e 7 belle tavv. f.t. più volte rip. raffiguranti uniformi, schemi militari e armi. Ottima legatura moderna in mz. pergamena con titolo oro su tassello in pelle al ds. Eccellente esemplare. Non in Melzi. Assai raro.

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        Manuscript-Remedies]

      Late 1800's - 60 pages (2 blank). 16 x 10.5 Handwritten, stitched manuscript, with inscription on rear: "Book of Recipes Containing all the Private recipes of Dr. Nathan Smith, Prof. of Anat. Also many other Recipes of distinguished Physicians of the United States, Copied Verbatim, By J(?) M.B.(early form of M.D.) An intriguing record of remedies attributed to Nathan Smith (1762-1829), founder of the Dartmouth Medical School, cofounder of the University of Vermont College of Medicine, the medical school at Bowdoin College, and the Yale School of Medicine. Additional remedies credited to: Dr. Beach, Dr. Benton, Wm. P. Dawes, Prof. Warren, Prof. Biglow, Dr. Knight, Dr. Jackson, Dr. Burns, Dr. Ives, Dr. Rogers, Dr. Richard Creel, Dr. S. Hanson, Dr. Dorsey, and Dr. Josua Fisher. Remedies are neatly numbered and written in ink. First page with considerable loss, pages stained, stitching holding well. Orig. heavy paper, hand-stitched. Very good [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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