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        Musen-Almanach, für das Jahr 1802

      in der Cotta'schen Buchhandlung Tübingen: in der Cotta'schen Buchhandlung, 1802. Original publisher's wrappers with printed paper spine label, grey-green outside, light blue inside; dust-soiled with spine darkest. Uncut and partially unopened, with occasional light foxing (only). A very good copy.. 12mo (16cm; 6.25"). vi, 293, [1] pp. Poetry, including lyric poetry by the two editors and such others as "Inhumanus," "Sophie B[ernhardi]," "Bonaventura," "Mnioch," and "Novalis." Bonaventura was the pseudonym of Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph Schelling and Novalis the pseudonym of Georg Philipp Friedrich Freiherr von Hardenberg; the latter's two poems were from his as then unpublished novel, Heinrich von Ofterdingen.This is => the first issue of Schlegel & Tieck's literary annual, patterned on the original Musen-Almanach (1796–1800) of Schiller, to which both were contributors. They broke with Schiller's adherence to the "old" and championed Romanticism in their publication. => All of the poems are early entrants in the German Romantic movement.Besides being the title of both those annuals, "Musen-Almanach" is a long-established genre term for these literary annuals published in Germany from ca. 1770 to the middle of the 19th century.

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        A treatise on brewing: wherein is exibited the whole process of the art and mystery of brewing the various sorts of malt liquor; with practical examples upon each species. Together with the manner of using the thermomete

      Subject: (Birra). London, 1802, 8vo legatura in mezza pelle moderna con fregi e titoli dorati al dorso, pp. (8)-180-(12) con una tavola incisa in rame e ripiegata f.t. + 8 pagine di catalogo editoriale in fine. Margine bianco in alto a dx delle prime 20 pagine abraso senza interessare mail il testo. Rarissima terza edizione dello stesso anno della prima.

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        Die akustik

      Leipzig: Breitkopf und Hartel. 1802. First edition, 4to, pp. [2], xxxii, 310, engraved vignette portrait on title page, 11 folding plates; original marbled paper-covered boards, paper label on spine; binding and label rubbed, but a good, sound copy, unrestored; contained in a brown leather slipcase. "Chladni (1756-1827), professor of physics in Breslau, was the first to reduce the general association between vibration and pitch to a tabular basis, and thus to lay the foundation of the modern science of acoustics. His first results were first reported in New Discoveries in the Theory of Sound, 1787, and were greatly enlarged upon in Acoustics, 1802. He spread sand on plates made of metal and glass, which were fixed in clamps. He then applied a violin bow to the edge of each plate and recorded the patterns produced thereby in the sand. These figures are still known by Chladni's name" (Printing and the Mind of Man 288b). Chladni was from an early age interested in music, and was himself an amateur musician “who designed and constructed two keyboard instruments, the euphomium and the clavicylinder, both being variations of the glass harmonica” (see DSB for a detailed account of his life and experiements).

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        The Holy Bible Containing the Old Testament and the New. In nine volumes

      London - John Reeves, 1802 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A complete set of Reeves' Holy Bible, dating from the early nineteenth century. Reeves Edition. Complete in nine volumes. 'Translated out of the original tongues: and with the former translations diligently compared and revised, by his Majesty's special command. Appointed to be read in churches'. V. 1: Genesis - Numbers; v. 2: Deuteronomy - II. Samuel; v. 3: Kings - Esther; v. 4: Job, Psalms; v. 5: Proverbs - Jeremiah; v. 6: Ezekiel - Malachi; v. 7: Matthew - Acts; v. 8: Romans - Revelation; v. 9: Apocrypha. With a cutting to the front free endpaper of volume I reading: 'Reeves' edition, with short explanatory notes, selected with great judgment from the labours of Patrick, Lowth, Whitby, and others. The historical parts are printed in contiguous paragraphs, and the poetical parts are divided into verses, with the chapter and verse pointed out in the margin - Horne'. Condition: In full calf bindings. Externally, rubbing to the extremities and a few marks to the boards. Loss to the backstrip of volume I,which iscoming away. Several joints starting but firm, and three joints cracked but holding reasonably firm. Internally, firmly bound. Some foxing to the first and last few pages but otherwise generally clean with just some scattered spots. Ink signature to first blank of volume IX. Overall: GOOD..

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        A Compendious Geographical and Historical Grammar: Exhibiting a Brief Survey of the Terraqueous Globe; and shewing the Situation, Extent, Boundaries, and Divisions of the various Countries; their chief Towns, Mountains, Rivers, Climates, and Productions; their Governments, Revenues, Commerce, and their Sea and Land Forces; Likewise, The Religion, Language, Literature, Customs, and Manners of the respective Inhabitants of the Different Nations; and also, a concise view of the Political History of the several Empires, Kingdoms, and States. Embellished with Maps. The Second Edition, Corrected and considerably Improved

      London: Printed for W. Peacock & Sons, and J. Scatcherd, 1802. 12mo (in 6s), 132 x 82 mms., pp. xxviii, 408 [409 - 415 Index, 416 blank], 13 folding engraved plates coloured in outline, contemporary straight-grain red morocco, gilt borders, gilt spine, all edges gilt. A very good copy. The first edition of this work, published in 1795, was edited by John Mair.

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        HISTOIRE GÉOGRAPHIQUE, POLITIQUE ET NATURELLE DE LA SARDAIGNE. PAR DOMINIQUE ALBERT AZUNI.

      PARIGI-STRASBURGO, LEVRAULT, AN X (1802), 2 voll. In-8°.esemplare in discrete condizioni Legatura ricoperta in epoca recente con carta settecentesca ITALIANO Legatura in cartonnage ricoperto in epoca recente con carta decorata settecentesca. I volume: occhiello, frontespizio, XIX pagine numerate per Avertissement e Introduction, bianco il verso dell'ultima pagina; 1 grande carta geografica sulla Sardegna più volte ripiegata, ideata e incisa da Perrier, colorata lungo i confini interni; 367 pagine mal numerate 369 per un salto di numerazione alla pagina 333; 1 tavola incisa fuori testo raffigurante monetazione. II volume: occhiello, frontespizio, 404 pagine numerate; 7 tavole fuori testo incise con soggetto di  animali e pesci. Seconda edizione, ma prima definitiva, notevolmente ampliata rispetto alla prima del 1798, e con il testo definitivo. Il primo volume tratta questioni politiche, sociali ed amministrative, mentre il secondo riguarda la fauna terrestre e ittica, la flora e i minerali dell'isola. Esemplare in discrete condizioni; al primo volume, ampia lacerazione richiusa alle ultime due pagine; al secondo volume, ampia se pur lieve  gora d'umido a molte carte e ad alcune delle tavole; le ultime 4 pagine mutile da rosicchiatura per l'intera metà laterale delle stesse, con evidente perdita di testo.

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        L'ITINÉRAIRE DES FRANÇAIS DANS LA LOUISIANE

      Paris: Dubroca, Fuchs, Veuve Deveaux, and Rondonneau, 1802.. [4],104pp. plus large folding map (partially handcolored). 12mo. Early 19th century marbled paper boards. Contemporary ownership inscription dated Paris, 1804 on titlepage. Some light toning and soiling, heavier to first and last leaf. Bookplate on rear pastedown. Very good. In a half morocco and cloth slipcase. First edition of this exceedingly rare French imprint promoting the possession of Louisiana in the early 19th century. It was published during the brief return of France's control of the territory between the Spanish and American periods of ownership between March and December 1803. The large folding map, "Carte de la Louisiane et du cours du Mississipi avec les Colonies Anglaises," is a revised version of Guillaume Delisle's map first published in 1718. The work includes a history and description of the colony, a description of the natives of the area and their customs, and the state of commerce in the region. Dubroca, who evidently published the work himself, argues for a much greater French presence in Louisiana. SABIN 21028. HOWES D526, "b." STREETER SALE 1572. SIEBERT SALE 682.

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        A voyage up the mediterranean in his majesty´s ship the swiftsure

      T. Bensley,Bolt Court 1802 - First edition, XXIII,309 pgs and 42(of 43 plates, missing plate 35 Lago de Garda). the folding map of the Mediterranean is present. The views are sepia aquatint, It´s important to stand out the rare views of Gibraltar and Menorca (3 views),Sicily, Rhodes,Israel,Egypt etc. XX century dark blue straight grained morocco binding. Internally in very good condition. The description of the Battle of the Nile is very accurate and besides the book gives a bound of data of the Nelson´s campaign across the Mediterranean. ABBEY 196. BLACKMER 1813. HILMY II:335 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The costume of Turkey illustrated by a series of engravings

      London, printed for William Miller 1802 - First edition. Folio33x25 cms.Double title page in french and english.4 leaves of preface,table of contents.Hand-coloured stipple-engraved vignette to the title page, and 60 similar plates by Dadley and William Poole after Dalvimart.Each plate with its explanation in english and french.The plates finely coloured. The book recased in a fine XIX blue moroccowith double fillet on covers,slightly rubbed. Spine richly gilt,red label.The text and plates are one cm shorter than the binding in which was recased. Internally a good copy in a fine period binding. The plates are considered very accurate and show the different people living in the Othoman dominions. Colas 782, Chahine 1186,Abbey travel 370,Blackmer 444.Atabey 314. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Svensk Botanik.

      Subject: (Botanica ). Stockholm, 1802/1817, sei volumi in-8 mezza pelle coeva, titoli in oro ai dorsi, pp. 1/540 con 528 tavole incise in rame e tutte a colorate a mano. L'opera completa consta di 774 tavole, qui sono presenti pi? di due terzi ma viene venduto come fosse una mera raccolta di stampe originali acquerellate a mano, qui vendute a meno di 5 euro cadauna.

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        Recherches sur la nature et les causes de la richesse des nations. Traduction nouvelle, avec des notes et observations; par Germain Garnier.

      Subject: (Economia). Paris, chez Agasse, 1802, cinque vol. in-8 m.pelle coeva (un piatto staccato) pp. CXXVII-368 - 488 - 564 - 556 - 588 e ritr. inciso in rame in antip. al 1 volume (antiche sottolineature a matita). "Edition originale de la traduction de Germain Garnier consideree comme la meilleure. Portrait d'Adam Smith grave' par B.L. Prevost"

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        Die Landwirthschaftslehre in ihrem ganzen Umfange nach den Erfahrungen und Erkenntnissen der letztverflossenen 100 Jahre; mit wissenschaftlicher Strenge dargestellt. 2 Bände. Wien, Braumüller u. Seidel 1846. 8°. LX (recte XL), 726 S., 2 Bll.; VIII, 703,(1) S., mit mehr., (tls. gefalt.) Tab. u. 35 (gef.) lithogr. Tafeln, Hldr. d. Zt. mit Rvg. u. Rtit.

      - NDB IX, 278 - Wurzbach IX, 66 - Erste Ausgabe.- Hauptwerk des Agrarwissenschaftlers Franz Xaver Wilhelm Ritter von Hlubek (* 11. September 1802 in Chabitschau, Mähren; ? 10. Februar 1880 in Graz). Er war Professor der Landwirtschaft in Wien, Lemberg und später in Graz (siehe Güntz II, 253f.). Er zählt zu den Vorläufern der landwirtschaftlichen Naturforschung und zu den letzten Verteidigern der Humustheorie.- Mit Kapitel über: Mitteln der Vegetation, Geonomie, Bodenkunde, Agrikultur, Phytologie, Obstbaumzucht, Weinbau, Forstwirtschaft, Tierproduktionslehre (darunter die Seidenraupen- und die Bienenzucht).- Titel mit kl. Wappenstempel, tls. leicht braunfleckig, einige Tafeln mit kl. Randläsuren, Ebde. fleckig, tls. stärker berieben u. bestoßen sowie kl. Bezugsfehlstellen. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Oiseaux Dorés ou a reflets métalliques; Volume 1: Histoire Naturelle et Générale des Colibris, Oiseaux- Mouches, Jacamars et Promerops; Volume 2: Histoire Naturelle et Générale des Grimpéreaux et des Oiseaux de Paradis

      Chez Desray, Libraire, Paris 1802 - XIV, S. 1- 128 Colibris, S. 1- 8 Jacamars; S. 1- 22 Promerops; S. 23- 28 Table Générale des Matières ;IV, S. 1- 128 Oiseaux Grimpéreaux; S.1- 34 Oiseaux de Paradis; S. 35- 40 Table des Matières, Planches 1- 70 Colibris, Planches 1- 6 Jacamars; Planches 1- 9 Promerops; Planches 1- 89 Oiseaux Grimpéreaux; Planches 1- 16 Oiseaux de Paradis. Verlagsfrischer, bibliophil ausgestatteter Faksimile-Reprint, gedruckt auf einem schönen alterungsbeständigen und säurefreien Werkdruckpapier, das den Originaleindruck am besten wiedergibt. Gebunden als Luxusedition in Halbleder mit exklusivem, handmarmoriertem Papier , einer Titelvignette und einem Rückenschild . Erschienen im Verlag Fines Mundi, Saarbrücken.Format: Folio (45,7 x 30,5), Schrifttyp: Latein, Sprache: Französisch.Please notice: we offer here a facsimile of the original edition, bound in hardcover in leather with marbled paper, printed on an acid-free paper, lightly coloured. Coloured plates are printed in colour, maps reduced to 12 x 18 inches. Our bindings are handmade in different styles. Please contact us, if you have further questions.

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        General Zoology. Volumes III Parts I & II, Amphibia

      London: Thomas Davison, 1802. Hardcover. Fine. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Thomas Davison, London. 1802. Volumes III, Parts I & II. 2 Volumes Set on Amphibia, from Shaw¿s General Zoology Series. Quarto (10 inches tall). Pages vi, 312; iv, 313-615. 140 full-page plates principally by Heath. Rebound (c1980s) in ¾ leather with appropriate marbled paper to boards. New endpaper. Decorative blind tooling to leather on boards. Raised bands to spine, gilt lining to bands. Gilt decoration, gilt titling and gilt label to spine. Light foxing to title pages otherwise contents clean, unmarked and free from foxing. Spine sunned. Binding a little stiff. A very good set.

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        Description anatomique d'un elephant male

      Paris: H.J. Jansen, 1802 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Imperial folio. Imperial folio (530x350 mm), uncut, x, [2], 108 pp., half title, portrait frontispiece, 20 engraved plates, contemporary half calf, skillfully rebacked; foxing to first pages, unobstrusive library stamps. Superb copy. --- <br><br> First edition, exeedingly rare - Nissen 798, Schrader-H. 327-328, DSB III, 38: "He performed careful dissections of the elephant. " - published posthumously. - Probably one of the first descriptions of the dissection of a Ceylonese elephant which was carried out in 1774. - Plates with numerous detailed anatomical illustrations..

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        A Voyage Up the Mediterranean in His Majesty&#39;s Ship the Swiftsure, One of the Squadron Under the Command of Rear Admiral Sir Horation Nelson K. B.with a Description of the Battle of the Nile on the First of August 1798

      London: Printed By T. Bensley for J. White , 1802. Collation, xxiii[1]309pp, with engraved dedication pages, folding sepia aquatint chart of the Meditterranean and 41 sepia aquatint plates. Bound in full calf, rebacked retaining the original mottled boards, raised bands, leather title label, gilt dentelle lines on boards, new endpapers. Calf very light rubbed, boards slight bowed. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, some occasional light spotting or offsetting. Pages and engraved pales in good clean condition. A very nice copy, in a very good attractive binding. A19. First Edition. Full Calf. Very Good. Quarto.

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        The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

      T. Cadell Jun. And W. Davies, London 1802 - Twelve volumes - Volume One - ; Volume Two - xv, [1], 496pp; Volume Three - viii, 412pp; Volume Four - viii, 443pp, [1]; Volume Five - vii, [1], 432pp; Volume Six - viii, 420pp; Volume Seven - viii, 424pp; Volume Eight - xii, viii, 375pp, [1]; Volume Nine - xii, 502pp; Volume Ten - xii, 385pp, [1]; Volume Eleven - xii, 460pp and Volume Twelve - xv, [1], 432pp, [96]. Uniform, slightly later half calf, smooth back, divided into four unequal panels by triple fillet rules, second panel with gilt title and volume number, third larger panel with blind triple fillet bordering a semi-circle roll with triangular corner pieces enclosing a central roundel with flower heads above and below, remaining panels with central roundel and leafy stems and a small scalloped tool repeated separated by a triple fillet all in gilt, marbled paper to sides and all edges marbled. Externally very good, with only very minor rubbing to extremities. Internally generally good, some occasional light browning and foxing, very occasionally heavier. Small worm track to margin of last few pages of volume ten, volume one has an ink stain to gutter throughout, small initially, but getting larger towards the end of the volume, with the last fifty or so pages with an associated split where the paper has become brittle, though not affecting text. Previous owner's armorial bookplate to front pastedowns, (William Miles - of Dixfield House, Exeter). With portrait frontispiece and two large folding maps. Despite the problem with volume one, a handsome set of Gibbon's classic. Norton 40 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Description anatomique d'un elephant male

      H.J. Jansen, Paris 1802 - Imperial folio (530x350 mm), uncut, x, [2], 108 pp., half title, portrait frontispiece, 20 engraved plates, contemporary half calf, skillfully rebacked; foxing to first pages, unobstrusive library stamps. Superb copy. --- First edition, exeedingly rare - Nissen 798, Schrader-H. 327-328, DSB III, 38: "He performed careful dissections of the elephant. " - published posthumously. - Probably one of the first descriptions of the dissection of a Ceylonese elephant which was carried out in 1774. - Plates with numerous detailed anatomical illustrations. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Briefe naturhistorischen, physikalischen und ökonomischen Inhaltes an Herrn Bernard Sebastian Nau, ehemaligen kurmainzischen Hofgerichtsrath und Professor, nebst drey vorausgeschicken naturhistorischen Abhandlungen.

      - Erlangen, J.C. Schubart, 1802. 8vo (196 x 125mm). pp (8), 384, wit 4 engraved plates. Contemporary marbled boards, spine with gilt lettered label. Franz von Paula von Schrank (1747-1835) was a German botanist and entomologist. He was the first director of the then newly founded botanical garden at Munich. He was a prolific writer on the fauna and flora of Southern Germany, especially Bavaria. With the charming bookplate of Charles Atwood Kofoid, famous American algologist and protozoologist.Stafleu & Cowan 11.114. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        HISTOIRE Des EXPEDITIONS d'ALEXANDRE; Rédigée sur les Mémoires de Ptolémée et D'Aristobule, ses lieutenans.

      - AUTEUR: Par Flave ARRIEN de Nicomédie, surnommé le nouveau Xénophon, Consul et Général romain, Disciple d'Epictète. Traduction nouvelle par P. CHAUSSARD. TITRE: HISTOIRE Des EXPEDITIONS d'ALEXANDRE; Rédigée sur les Mémoires de Ptolémée et D'Aristobule, ses lieutenans. LIEU: EDITEUR, DATE: Paris, GENETS, An XI. - 1802. [Imprimerie de Charles POUGENS] Rare exemplaire. COLLATION: 196 pages (Complet) FORMAT: In-4 (20.5 x 25.5 cm) RELIURE: Reliure d'époque en pleine peau (veau raciné). Dos lisse, mosaïqué d'une ppièce de titre en cuir et doré de filets. Doubles filets dorés en encadrement des plats. ILLUSTRATIONS: 1 tableau chronologique remplié. 13 planches gravées rempliées dont une carte des Expéditions d'Alexandre. ETAT: Coins de plats émoussés. Coiffe inférieure manquante. Fragments manquants à la coiffe supérieure, déchirée. Mors frottées, partiellement fendus. Petite épidermure par endroits du plat inférieur. Pages un brin brunies, présentant d'infimes rousseurs isolées. Légères rousseurs sur les planches. BIOGRAPHIE & THEME: Alexandre le Grand ou Alexandre III de Macédoine (né le 21 juillet -356 à Pella, mort le 13 juin -323 à Babylone) est l?un des personnages les plus célèbres de l?Antiquité. (Wikipedia) POIDS: 1.015 Kg [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A COMPENDIUM Of The VETERINARY ART; Containing an Accurate Description of All the Diseases to Which the Horse is Liable, Their Symptoms and Treatment; the Anatomy and Physiology of the Horse&#39;s Foot. Observations on the Principles and Practice of Shoeing, on Feeding and Exercise, the Stable, &c

      Canterbury:: Printed by W. Bristow, for J. Badcock,. 1802.. 12mo, signed in 6s. 6-3/4&#39; x 3-7/8". 1st edition, Canterbury issue. vi, [7] - 20, 232 pp.. Period brown half-sheep binding with marbled paper boards.. Some rubs & general wear to binding. Period pos to ffep. A VG+ copy.. Illustrated with 15 copperplate engravings, 4 color, and the 6th [Fig 1] serving as frontis.

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        Ordinances of the City Council of Charleston, In the State of South-Carolina, Passed since the Incorporation of the City

      Charleston: Printed by W. P. Young, 1802. [2], 234, [2] pp. [Bound with:] Ordinances of the City Council of Charleston, in the State of South Carolina, passed since the 28th of October, 1801. Charleston: Printed by W. P. Young, 1804. [2], 235-269, [1], [2]pp. [And with:] Ordinances of the City Council of Charleston, in the State of South Carolina, passed between the 24th Day of September 1804, and the 1st Day of September 1807... Charleston: Printed by G. M. Bounetheau, 1807. [2], [270]-496pp. [And with:] Selection of such Acts and Resolutions of the General Assembly of the State of South-Carolina, as relate to the City of Charleston. Charleston: G. M. Bounetheau, 1807. 28, [4]pp. Together, 4 works in 1. 4to (9 3/4 x 7 3/4 inches). (Browning). Contemporary calf, original owner&#39;s name stamped in gilt on the upper cover, flat spine divided into compartments with gilt roll tools, red morocco lettering piece in the second compartment, the others with a repeat decoration in gilt, marbled endpapers. (Expert repair to the front joint). Provenance: J[ervis] H[enry] Stevens, City Sheriff (name in gilt on upper cover). The sheriff&#39;s copy of an early compilation of the laws of Charleston, South Carolina, bound with continuations for several sessions and including many laws relating to slavery in the city. Stevens (1750-1828) served as an officer under General Francis Marion during the American Revolution and later as the sheriff of Charleston. For the first work: Sabin 12062; Shaw & Shoemaker 2012.

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        Auf dreyßigjährige Erfahrung sich gründender praktischer Unterricht der ganzen Landwirthschaft zur Belehrung nicht nur für Anfänger in der Oekonomie, sondern auch für unerfahrene Landwirthe. Dritter Band: Erste bis Dritte Abteilung., 1. Die Pferdezucht: Eine durch dreyzigjährige Erfahrung geprüfte Belehrung für unerfahrene Landwirthe. 2. Die Schweinezucht nebst Unterricht vom Federvieh, in der Bierbraueren, Ziegelbrenneren, Kalt- und Schnapsbrennen. 3. Die Branteweinbrenneren.

      Leipzig. Wilhelm Rein, 1802 - IV, 290 S. + IV, 230 S. + IV, 218 S. pp. Buchrücken fehlt. Einbd. berieben/lichtrandig. Stempel auf Titelei. Seiten teilw. stockfleckig. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 530

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        The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

      London: T. Cadell Jun. And W. Davies, 1802. Twelve volumes - Volume One - ; Volume Two - xv, [1], 496pp; Volume Three - viii, 412pp; Volume Four - viii, 443pp, [1]; Volume Five - vii, [1], 432pp; Volume Six - viii, 420pp; Volume Seven - viii, 424pp; Volume Eight - xii, viii, 375pp, [1]; Volume Nine - xii, 502pp; Volume Ten - xii, 385pp, [1]; Volume Eleven - xii, 460pp and Volume Twelve - xv, [1], 432pp, [96]. Uniform, slightly later half calf, smooth back, divided into four unequal panels by triple fillet rules, second panel with gilt title and volume number, third larger panel with blind triple fillet bordering a semi-circle roll with triangular corner pieces enclosing a central roundel with flower heads above and below, remaining panels with central roundel and leafy stems and a small scalloped tool repeated separated by a triple fillet all in gilt, marbled paper to sides and all edges marbled. Externally very good, with only very minor rubbing to extremities. Internally generally good, some occasional light browning and foxing, very occasionally heavier. Small worm track to margin of last few pages of volume ten, volume one has an ink stain to gutter throughout, small initially, but getting larger towards the end of the volume, with the last fifty or so pages with an associated split where the paper has become brittle, though not affecting text. Previous owner&#39;s armorial bookplate to front pastedowns, (William Miles - of Dixfield House, Exeter). With portrait frontispiece and two large folding maps. Despite the problem with volume one, a handsome set of Gibbon&#39;s classic. Norton 40. Reprint. Half Calf and Boards. Good+. 8vo.

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        Report Of The Case John Dorrance Against Arthur Fenner, Tried at

      1802. [Trial]. [Body Snatching]. Dorrance, John [1747-1813], Plaintiff. Report Of The Case John Dorrance Against Arthur Fenner, Tried at the December Term, of the Court of Common Pleas, In the County of Providence, A.D. 1801. To Which are Added, The Proceedings of the Case of Arthur Fenner vs. John Dorrance, Carefully Compiled from Notes Correctly Taken by Several Gentlemen Who Were Present During the Whole Course of the Trial. Providence: Printed by Bennett Wheeler, 1802. iv, 116 pp. Octavo (8" x 5"). Stab-stitched pamphlet bound into nineteenth-century three-quarter morocco over marbled boards. Spine and corners worn but sound, hinges starting. Light browning and occasional faint dampspotting to text, internally clean. * First edition. A bizarre case involving a suit and counter suit between a justice of the Court of Common Pleas (Dorrance) and the Governor of Rhode Island (Fenner), who libeled Dorrance with a charge that he exchanged the body of a suicide left in his care to one Dr. Pardon Bowen for a one beaver hat, which Dorrance "had the impudence to wear ... while ... officiating as moderator of a town meeting ..." Dorrance and Fenner were obviously political rivals, and the trials resulted in two confusing verdicts, but the real interest here is the medical background, which recounts in great detail the measures taken by local medical doctors and their students to acquire corpses for classroom dissection. OCLC locates 8 copies in law libraries. Cohen, Bibliography of Early American Law 11968.

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        DICTIONNAIRE DES MERVEILLES DE LA NATURE

      Delaplace, PARIS 1802 - A.J.S.D. (Sigaud Delafond), professeur de physique DICTIONNAIRE DES MERVEILLES DE LA NATURE 3 TOMES, COMPLET Nouvelle édition, revue, corrigée et considérablement augmentée par l'Auteur An X (1802), à Paris, chez Delaplace, Libraire In-8 (13,5 x 21 cm), reliés, IV-516, 548 et 533 pages Reliures demi-cuir havane, dos lisses titrés ornés dorés, tranches mouchetées Etat : minces frottis aux reliures, rousseurs claires éparses, papier bien blanc, mors et charnières en place, ouvrages solides, très bel ensemble Poids : 1,8 kg [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A COMPENDIUM Of The VETERINARY ART; Containing an Accurate Description of All the Diseases to Which the Horse is Liable, Their Symptoms and Treatment; the Anatomy and Physiology of the Horse's Foot. Observations on the Principles and Practice of Shoeing, on Feeding and Exercise, the Stable, &c.

      Printed by W. Bristow, for J. Badcock,, Canterbury: 1802 - Illustrated with 15 copperplate engravings, 4 color, and the 6th [Fig 1] serving as frontis. Some rubs & general wear to binding. Period pos to ffep. A VG+ copy. Period brown half-sheep binding with marbled paper boards. 12mo, signed in 6s. 6-3/4' x 3-7/8". 1st edition, Canterbury issue. vi, [7] - 20, 232 pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        A COMPENDIUM Of The VETERINARY ART; Containing an Accurate Description of All the Diseases to Which the Horse is Liable, Their Symptoms and Treatment; the Anatomy and Physiology of the Horse&#39;s Foot. Observations on the Principles and Practice of Shoeing, on Feeding and Exercise, the Stable, &c

      Canterbury:: Printed by W. Bristow, for J. Badcock,. 1802.. 12mo, signed in 6s. 6-3/4&#39; x 3-7/8". 1st edition, Canterbury issue. vi, [7] - 20, 232 pp.. Period brown half-sheep binding with marbled paper boards.. Some rubs & general wear to binding. Period pos to ffep. A VG+ copy.. Illustrated with 15 copperplate engravings, 4 color, and the 6th [Fig 1] serving as frontis.

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        A COMPENDIUM Of The VETERINARY ART; Containing an Accurate Description of All the Diseases to Which the Horse is Liable, Their Symptoms and Treatment; the Anatomy and Physiology of the Horse's Foot. Observations on the Principles and Practice of Shoeing, on Feeding and Exercise, the Stable, &c

      Printed by W. Bristow for J. Badcock Canterbury:: Printed by W. Bristow, for J. Badcock,. 1802.. 12mo, signed in 6s. 6-3/4' x 3-7/8". 1st edition, Canterbury issue. vi, [7] - 20, 232 pp.. Period brown half-sheep binding with marbled paper boards.. Some rubs & general wear to binding. Period pos to ffep. A VG+ copy.. Illustrated with 15 copperplate engravings, 4 color, and the 6th [Fig 1] serving as frontis.

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        A SYSTEM OF CHEMISTRY

      1802. THOMSON, Thomas. A SYSTEM OF CHEMISTRY in Four Volumes. Edinburgh: Bell and Bradfute, 1802. FGirst edition. Four 8vo. volumes. Volumes I-III have one plate each. Thomson was Professor of Chemistry first at the University of Edinburgh and then at the University of Glasgow. He invented the saccharometer, and edited the Supplement to the third edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica. The System of Chemistry went into more than six editions in Britain and America. Library markings. Text leaves clean but for some occasional light foxing; plates foxed. Bound in early tree calf, rubbed and worn at extremities, with small losses to spine ends and two hinges starting. Rare.

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        (d'ALBEDYHLL, Gustaf.) Piéces authentiques, qui servent à éclair la conduite du baron d'Albedyhll, (alors ministre de Suède en Dannemarc) dans l'affaire, qui se passa à Copenhague, au commencement de l'annèe 1789.

      (Stockholm, 1802.) 4:o. (4),+ 5-73,+ (3) s. Häftad, i samtida marmorerat pappersomslag. Tillsammans med: (d'ALBEDYHLL, Gustaf & EHRENHEIM, F. W. von.) Suite des pièces authentiques, qui servent à eclaircir ma conduite &c. et mon sort, après de justification obtenû. (Stockholm, 1802?). 4:o. (2), 77-103 s. Häftad, i samtida marmorerat pappersomslag. Fint exemplar, ur Ericsbergs bibliotek. Setterwall 3304: "Arbetet indraget af författaren och ytterligt sällsynt". Åhlen 17:341 not. Det sällsynta företalet som skall utgöra sidan 3-4 saknas här, som nästan alltid. Det saknas även i Kungliga bibliotekets exemplar. Detta är dock en variant, tryckt tillsammans med ett annorlunda titelblad, med citat av Cyprianus och Plinius samt med dedikation till föräldrar och vänner. Inga extra blad har funnits i detta exemplar. Andra delen innehåller brevväxling mellan d'Albedyhll och Ehrenheim. Gustaf d'Albedyhll (1758-1819) var diplomat och från 1787 minister vid svenska ambassaden i Köpenhamn. Han blev lite motvilligt en av nyckelpersonerna i fänriken Lars Benzelstiernas plan att vintern 1788-89 bränna upp en rysk eskader som ankrat i det isbelagda Öresund. Planen röjdes dock på förhand och Gustav III, som själv var informerad, kände sig komprometterad och fann sig föranlåten att rappelera d'Albedyhll från Köpenhamn, degradera honom till minister i Hamburg och låta honom ensam klä skott för den misslyckade attentatsplanen. d'Albedyhll vägrade dock att anta posten och krävde upprättelse, vilket han fick först i november 1792. Hans diplomatiska karriär var dock över, och han ägnade sig därefter huvudsakligen åt skriftställeri och boksamlande. Hans tryckta arbeten, som ofta inte tillhandahölls genom bokhandeln, innehåller värdefullt material till samtidens diplomatiska historia, och kretsar mycket kring händelserna 1789

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        HISTOIRE GÉOGRAPHIQUE, POLITIQUE ET NATURELLE DE LA SARDAIGNE. PAR DOMINIQUE ALBERT AZUNI.

      PARIGI-STRASBURGO, LEVRAULT, AN X (1802), 2 voll. In-8°.esemplare in discrete condizioni Legatura ricoperta in epoca recente con carta settecentesca ITALIANO Legatura in cartonnage ricoperto in epoca recente con carta decorata settecentesca. I volume: occhiello, frontespizio, XIX pagine numerate per Avertissement e Introduction, bianco il verso dell'ultima pagina; 1 grande carta geografica sulla Sardegna più volte ripiegata, ideata e incisa da Perrier, colorata lungo i confini interni; 367 pagine mal numerate 369 per un salto di numerazione alla pagina 333; 1 tavola incisa fuori testo raffigurante monetazione. II volume: occhiello, frontespizio, 404 pagine numerate; 7 tavole fuori testo incise con soggetto di  animali e pesci. Seconda edizione, ma prima definitiva, notevolmente ampliata rispetto alla prima del 1798, e con il testo definitivo. Il primo volume tratta questioni politiche, sociali ed amministrative, mentre il secondo riguarda la fauna terrestre e ittica, la flora e i minerali dell'isola. Esemplare in discrete condizioni; al primo volume, ampia lacerazione richiusa alle ultime due pagine; al secondo volume, ampia se pur lieve  gora d'umido a molte carte e ad alcune delle tavole; le ultime 4 pagine mutile da rosicchiatura per l'intera metà laterale delle stesse, con evidente perdita di testo.

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        Agli amatori delle cose georgiche il marchese Camillo Spreti ravennate cavaliere del sacro ordine gerosolimitano.

      - (Firenze, impresso nella Regia Stamperia, 1802), in-4 piccolo, br. coeva in carta decorata (firmata su un margine: Bologna Carlo Bertinazzi), pp. 15, [1]. Con una tav. incisa in rame in fine e vignette calcografiche al recto della seconda carta, al recto della quinta carta e al verso della settima carta, con scene agresti. La tavola calcografica reca cinque figure riproducenti un alveare. Scritti dedicato all'apicoltura. Testo riquadrato da cornice tipografica. Ottimo esemplare. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Nouveau mécanisme de l'électricité, fondé sur les lois de l'équilibre & du mouvement [.].

      Lyons, Bryset Ainé et Comp., an 10 (= 1802). - 8vo. (2), XXVIII, 300 pp. With 10 folding engr. plates. Contemp. marbled boards with gilt-stamped red label to spine. First edition. - "The author disproves the electrical theory of Franklin as well as the affluent and effluent views of Abbé Nollet; experiments on statistical electricity; also on magnetism" (Wheeler Gift). Also concerns the "influence du fluide électrique dans la traitement des maladies nerveuses" (sub-title). - Some foxing. Rare. Wheeler Gift 640. Ronalds 392. Hirsch/H. IV, 567. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Messe a 4 Voix avec accompagnement de 2 Violons, Viola et Basse, 2 Hautbois, 2 Clarinettes, 2 Bassons, Trompettes, Timbales et Orgue. No I. Partition (First Mass)

      Leipzig: Breitkopf and Hartel [1802], 1802 First edition of Haydn&#39;s "First Mass" (Messe No. 1) in B flat. 108 pp. Oblong folio bound in early dark green cloth with some splitting to folds at spine ends, some rubbing, bumping and wear to corners, and some light scattered foxing to text.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good.

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        John Woodvil, a Tragedy

      London: G. and J. Robinson, 1802. 12mo. (iv), 128pp. First edition. This is Lamb&#39;s first play, written in 1799. In addition the book includes Mary Lamb&#39;s poem "Helen," which marks her first appearance in print. In reference to "Helen," Charles Lamb asked Coleridge, in a letter: "How do you like this little epigram? It is not my writing, nor had I any finger in it. If you concur with me in thinking it very elegant and very original, I shall be tempted to name the author to you. I will just hint that it is almost or quite a first attempt." The book concludes with some "curious fragments" by Robert Burton, which are, in fact, by Lamb. A few light scratches to front cover, else a nice copy bound in full green crushed morocco by Bedford, with gilt spine and gilt turn-ins. Includes a tipped-in fragment of paper with a crossed-out inscription, apparently in Lamb&#39;s hand. Housed in a cloth chemise and slipcase.

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        The Bardic Museum, of Primitive British Literature

      London By A Strahan: Author, 1802 And other admirable rarities; forming the Second Volume of the Musical Poetical and Historical Relicks of the Welsh Bards and Druids: Drawn from authentic documents of remote antiquity (With great pains now rescued from oblivion) and never before published containing, The Bardic Triads, Historic Odes, Eulogies, Songs Elegies, Memorials of the Tombs of Warriors, of King Arthur and his Knights, etc. In black half leather with marbled boards, professionally refurbished, spine has been relaid, retaining the gilt tooling and title. Internally, new endpapers, hand coloured frontis by Ibbetson, indistinct 180? watermark, title page without the hand written notes but price adjusted, (xx), 112 pp, (pages 61-112 music score). A nice copy. (Libri Walliae 2850/p352) (Jones&#39;s most important work was in the preservation of traditional Welsh music. He collected and published over 200 traditional melodies, many of which he transcribed from having heard them sung and played at home in North Wales. See ODNB for a full Bio)

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        LYRICAL BALLADS, WITH OTHER POEMS: IN TWO VOLUMES

      Philadelphia: James Humphreys, 1802. First Edition. Hardcover. Wharton&#39;s name neatly excised on the blank margins of two text pages. Some staining on a few pages at the rear. Very Good or better and quite scarce. Two volumes bound in one in contemporary calf recently rebacked. The First American Edition printed from the Second London Edition and including the first printing of Coleridge&#39;s "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" in America. Shaw & Shoemaker, 3593. This copy sold at the George H. Conley sale, 12 January 1911, lot #1623. Armorial bookplate of William Richards Castle on the front pastedown and pencil signature on the front endpaper dated 1907 of American poet Alan Seeger who, as a member of the French Foreign Legion, was killed in action 4 July 1916 on the Somme at the age of 28. Seeger&#39;s poem, "I Have a Rendevous with Death, " was the most popular and widely-quoted American poem of World War I. In 1907 Seeger was a freshman at Harvard, and Castle&#39;s son was finishing his doctoral studies there. Also an early owner inscription on the front blank to Ann Wharton from "C. H. W."

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        The Costume of Turkey illustrated by a series of Engravings; with Descriptions in English and French

      London: Printed for William Miller, Old-Bond-Street, 1802. First edition. Some rubbing to edges of covers, occaisonal slight browning of some leaves, plates fine. Half folio.

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        The Costume of Turkey, Costume de la Turquie: illustr. by a series of engravings; with descriptions in English and French (First Edition)

      London: Printed for William Miller, Old Bond Street, by T. Bensley, Bolt Court, Fleet Street., 1802. FIRST EDITION, first printing. Full 19th century morocco leather with raised bands and gilt lettering on spine. Double ruled border with gilt design in corners. Gilt inner dentelling. Professionally reback Marbled endpages. Gift bookplate behind front cover. Notes on front free endpage in Arabic (or Turkish). This includes 60 hand colored stippled pates (plus one engraved hand colored title). Light foxing throughout. Overall in VERY GOOD condition. A good gift. Photos available upon request. First Edition. Full Morocco Leather. Very Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Hardcover.

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        On the Theory of Light and Colours [An Account of some Cases of the Production of Colours, not hitherto described]. The Bakerian Lecture

      London: W. Bulmer for G. & W. Nicol, 1802 Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. In: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Volume 92, Part I, 1802, pp. 12-48 & 387-97. London: W. Bulmer for G. & W. Nicol, 1802. 2 parts, 4to. Engraved plate by Basire in part 1. Red modern faux leather. Parts I and II bound in one volume, 528 pp., - Article Part 1: Dibner 152; PMM 259; Norman 2275. Article Part 2 Norman 2276 - FIRST EDITIONS. Part 1 is 'an epoch-making contribution to the theory of light in all its phases'. Read as the Bakerian lecture, November 12, 1801, Young firmly endorsed Huygen's wave theory of light, displacing Newton's corpuscular theory which had been favoured for most of the 18th century, and so found explanations for unresolved optical phenomena such as interference. Part 2 is a further explanation of the wave theory. Also in this volume: WOLLASTON, William Hyde. A Method of examining refractive and dispersive Powers, by prismatic Reflection. In: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London 92, Part I, 1802, 4to. pp. 365-380 - Sparrow, Milestones of Science 198. - The third major scientific discovery announced in this volume of the Transactions is Wollaston's discovery of black lines crossing the colored band of the solar spectrum. "The science of astrophysics began" with Wollaston's report of this phenomenon to the Royal Society (Singer, Short History of Scientific Ideas to 1900). Wollaston's examination of the solar spectrum, here described, revealed for the first time the numerous black lines afterwards connected with the name of Fraunhofer; and his paper is one of the most significant "incunabula" of the discovery of spectrum analysis. Twelve years later the appearance of these dark lines (called "Fraunhofer lines") was confirmed by the maker of Wollaston's original spectroscope..

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        Istruzione Elementare per gli studiosi della Scultura

      Tipografia della Societa Letteraria Florence: Tipografia della Società Letteraria, 1802. Rare first edition of this illustrated treatise on the art of sculpture by Carradori, a neoclassical sculptor and professor at the Florentine Academy. The work considers basic tools and materials of the craft: clay, wax, stucco, stone and marble as well as the straw, wire, cloth and glue for ephemeral or festival decorations. There follows an outline of human anatomy and the basic methods of modelling in clay, direct and indirect stone carving, the use of stucco, bronze casting, pointing, riveting, transportation and the restoration of ancient sculpture. The last is of particular interest as Carradori carried out the restoration of a number of important ancient sculptures and Renaissance buildings (listing in DBI), and the present work affords a look into his methods. * Cicognara 306; DBI, s.v. Carradori, 633-35.. Small folio [23 x 28.6 cm], (2) ff., including full-page engraved title signed Lafinio after Carradori, 37 pp., (1) f., 17 numbered plates on (13) ff., each preceded or followed by 1 page of numbered explanatory text (total 8 leaves). Bound in early patterned wrappers. Toning and occasional spotting in margin, but generally a very fresh copy.

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        Istruzione Elementare per gli Studiosi della Scultura -

      Florence: [Tipografia della Società Letteraria], 1802. First edition. 4to. Engraved title and 17 engraved illustrations on 13 ll., with 7 ll. descriptive text. [ii], xxxvii pp. Contemporary half catspaw calf and decorated paper boards, flat spine divided in six compartments stamped with gilt urn tool, title label. Some light foxing throughout, very good. Cicognara 306; Brunet I, p. 1598. Provenance: Peter A. Wick (bookplate) . Important treatise on sculpture by the neo-classicist Carradori

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        GLI ANIMALI PARLANTI POEMA EPICO DI GIAMBATTISTA CASTI.

      Milano dalla Stamperia di San Zeno 1802 16° 3 volumi Pagine X + 245 + 265 + 264 Legatura coeva in mezza pelle marrone. Piatti marmorizzati. Titolo e ricchi fregi oro al dorso. Tagli spruzzati. Filini. Lievi danni al dorso. Ottima e rara edizione coeva alla prima di Parigi. Il nostro esemplare presenta la peculiarità di essere stato stampato su carta azzurra. Ottima e fresca copia. L'edizione originale del noto poema del Casti apparve, come già detto, a Parigi nel 1802.In esso l'impianto favolistico, mediato da una tradizione che da Esopo e Fedro giunge sino a La Fontaine, è posto al servizio di una palese intenzione satirica contro i mali della politica e della società del suo tempo, cosa che spiega la sua fortuna presso i patrioti italiani, che lo stamparono e divulgarono clandestinamente. Esso, annota Giulio Natali, è l'"immenso apologo d'un geniale improvvisatore ottantenne, che trasporta nel mondo antidiluviano animalesco il conflitto, al quale ha assistito, dell'antico regime con le nuove forme repubblicane, il conflitto della Rivoluzione francese" (Enciclopedia Italiana, IX, 369). Una certa rassomiglianza - se non poetica, di genere e di struttura - intercorre tra gli "Animali Parlanti" e i "Paralipomeni alla Batracomiomachia" leopardiani. Gamba, 2559: "Ha il Casti stile naturale, agevole, ma non forbito. Questo poema, ripieno di tratti ingegnosi e frizzanti". Manca al Ceresoli che cita altre edizioni.

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        Clarisse Harlowe, Traduction Nouvelle et Seule Complète. Par Letourneur. Sur L'édition originale revue par Richardson; avec figures.

      - Paris, chez Lemarchand, 1802/1803, 14 Toms in 7 Halbleder-Bde. mit Goldrückenprägung, Band 11/12 ohne Rückenprägung, Frontispiz je Tom, Format (14 × 9 cm), Kanten bestossen

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        HISTOIRE ROMAINE, depuis la fondation de Rome, jusqu'à la Translation de l'Empire par Constantin.

      - Avignon, Aubanel et joly, 1802, 10x17, douze volumes. Reliures en pleine basane claire. Dos à 5 nerfs, décorés de caissons dorés. Pièces de titre rouges et pièces de tomaison vertes. Filets dorés entrelacés sur les coupes. Encadrement pressé à froid des plats. Ouvrages frottés, quelques manques aux coiffes (envoi de photos sur demande).

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        A Boy Angling; A Boy Mending His Net

      London: J. & J. Boydell, 1 May 1802. Stipple engravings, printed in colours, with touches of hand-colouring, by William Nutter & Thomas Gaugain (1) and Hollyer and Gaugain (2). 9 1/4 x 12 1/2 inches approx. 14 1/8 x 16 5/8 inches approx. A charming pair of scenes of childhood, colour-printed and beautifully finished by hand. Fine examples of large scale aquatints from Westall, based on his own charming watercolours. Westall was at his best in watercolour, and was the leader of a reform in figure-painting in this medium... The brilliancy of his colouring was considered novel and astonishing in his own day... A large number of Westall&#39;s rustic subjects were engraved, such as Rural Contemplation and Rural Music, by T. Gaugain, 1801; The Sad Story and The Woodcutter and Cowboy, by John Ogborne, 1802; A Storm in Harvest, 1802; and Reapers, 1805, by Robert Mitchell Meadows. (DNB). This extraordinarily appealing pair evoke the boyhood happiness of solitary outdoor activities. In one, a boy attentively mends his net by the seashore and in the other, another boy kneels by a quiet pond with his fishing rod and waits.

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        Anfangsgründe der reinen Elementar - und höheren Mathematik, auf Revision der bisherigen Principien gegründet. BEIGEB.: DERS., Ueber die Unstatthaftigkeit des Princips der unendlichen Theilbarkeit.

      Erlangen, Palm 1802 - Anfangsgründe der reinen Elementar - und höheren Mathematik, auf Revision der bisherigen Principien gegründet. Erlangen, Palm, 1802. 560 S. - BEIGEB.: II. DERS., Ueber die Unstatthaftigkeit des Princips der unendlichen Theilbarkeit. Ebda. 1804. Mit 9 gefalt. Kupfertafeln. 54 S., 1 Bl. Mod. Hldr. - Erste Ausgaben. - Poggendorff I, 1372. - Anfangs wenig fleckig. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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