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        [Peach] Bourdine Peach; Nevet Peach; Late Admirable Peach [Pl. XXXV]

      [London]: G. Brookshaw, [1804-1812]. Aquatint engraving, with some stipple, printed in colours and finished by hand. In excellent condition. Image size: 16 x 12 1/4 inches. 17 3/4 x 13 3/8 inches. 22 1/4 x 17 1/2 inches. A fine image from Brookshaw's masterpiece: 'Pomona Britannica; or, A Collection of the Most Esteemed Fruits'. George Brookshaw's 'Pomona Britannica' is the finest work on fruit and flowers ever produced. Its breathtaking images display a level of technical virtuosity and beauty that distinguish this magnificent work as a true work of art.As a retired cabinetmaker, Brookshaw produced his seminal botanical study late in his career, at first publishing it in parts and then as a complete edition in 1812. The fact that this outstanding work took ten years to complete is evident in the quality of its images and the care with which Brookshaw executed each individual picture. 'Pomona Britannica' was produced as a visual record of the best available varieties of fruit in an attempt to encourage gardeners to experiment with growing fruit, and illustrates examples found in the Royal gardens at Hampton Court, Kensington Gardens, and the private gardens of the Prince of Wales in Blackheath.'Pomona Britannica' differs from other botanical works in its dark aquatinted backgrounds and its stylized compositions. By using aquatint to create a contrasting background, Brookshaw manages to produce a truly dramatic effect. His use of stylized composition distinguishes his pictures from the dry scientific illustrations found in other botanical studies and creates an exceptionally beautiful visual experience. 'Pomona Britannica' is not only a didactic study, it is a masterpiece of illustration in which every picture is a testament to the artist's talent and ingenuity. Cf. Dunthorne 50; cf. Great Flower Books (1990) p. 81; cf. Nissen BBI 244; cf. Sandra Raphael An Oak Spring Pomona 40a.

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        Bibliothèque Géographique et Instructive des Jeunes Gens ou Recueil de Voyages Intéressants Nouvelle Édition 1ere Année Vols 1-12

      Gabriel Dufour, Paris, 1804. Hardcover (Quarter Leather). Very Good Condition. Volumes 1-12 bound uniformly in 6. Rubbing and drying to leather spines, modest wear at edges; tight and square. 5 folding maps, 3 hand colored in outline, and six plates. Scattered light foxing but generally clean. A nice set of Campe's Young People's library. Size: duodecimo (12mo). Text is clean and unmarked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Children; Reference. Inventory No: 040323. .

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        LE QUATTRO STAGIONI. Per le Nozze Gazoldo e Rizzini di Mantova. Odi liriche.

      In-8 p., p. pelle coeva, cornici dorate ai piatti, fregi oro al dorso (picc. fori di tarlo), tagli dorati, dentelles dorate ai risguardi, pp. (4),V,32. Cfr. Brooks, 921. Lieviss. tracce d?uso, altrim. esemplare ben conservato.

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        The School of Good Manners. Composed for the Help of Parents in teaching their Children how to behave during their Majority

      Boston: Printed and sold by Manning & Loring, 1804 First Manning & Loring edition of a very popular etiquette for children and teenagers, written by the Boston schoolmaster Eleazer Moody (d. 1720). The first edition appeared in 1715, but of that, ESTC lists only the Massachusetts Historical Society copy. All early editions are listed in only a few copies by ESTC and OCLC, in spite of the fact that there were at least thirty-four editions printed between 1715 and 1846. This is no doubt because it was a fragile production and heavily used. Of the present edition, OCLC lists eight copies in North America (Stanford, Sonoma State, American University, Covenant College in Georgia, Louis State, the University of Oklahoma, Eastern Washington University, and the University of Victori) The earliest edition in UCLA's well-known early children's book collection is 1808, and it has almost half as many pages as our copy. Contemporary decorative boards, rebacked in later sheep. Twenty-fourmo. Woodcut frontispiece with verse underneath. Woodcut vignette on title-page. Edges of boards rubbed, light browning throughout, heavier to first and last few leaves, a common problem with American books of this era. Tear in title-page in lower gutter margin. Old ink owner's notation: "Mary Brown her book. Bought january the 15: 1805. Price 12 cents." A good copy of a scarce book. This is one of the earliest manners books for children printed in America. According to A.S.W. Rosenbach, its immediate source is John Garretson's 1684 edition of The School of Good Manners (Early American Children's Books, no. 41). The online Encylopedia of Children and Childhood in History and Society states that much of it was adapted from a 1595 English version of a French courtesy work of the 1560s.

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        Collection des écrits politiques, littéraires et dramatiques; suivie de sa correspondance.

      I-V. Sthlm, C. Delén, 1804-05. 8:o. Grav. porträtt,(21,1 blank),246 + (12),320,(1) s. & 3 grav. plr + (4),328,(5) s. & 4 grav. plr + (16),367,(1) + (10),352,(2) s. Fem eleganta samtida röda halvsaffianbd med rikt guldornerade ryggar och gula snitt. Ryggarna obetydligt nötta på sina håll. En liten bit av ett fastklistrat papper på den bakre pärmen till del I. De bruna pärmhörnen stötta. Inlagorna med enstaka lager- och småfläckar. Det graverade porträttet i del I med några lagerfläckar och ett par små revor i övre marginalen. En fuktfläck i nedre marginalen på s. 110-11 och ett par mindre solkfläckar på s. 214-15. Den andra delen med mindre solkfläckar i nedre marginalen på s. 44, 61-62 och 75-76. Planschen vid s. 143 med några småfläckar. Läsbandet har lämnat några svaga spår på s. 318-19 i den inre marginalen. Minimal solkfläck på s. 241 i del V. Med Gustaf F. af Klerckers namnteckning i samtliga delar och E. Söderlindhs i de två sista. Fin svit!. Setterwall Svensk historisk bibliografi 3314. Klemming Sveriges dramatiska litteratur s. 187 med hänvisningar. Första delen i andra upplagan 1805, den första utkom 1803. Dedikationen till Gustav IV Adolf undertecknad "Dechaux", d.v.s. Jean Baptiste de Chaux, fransk språkmästare, som var medhjälpare till den verklige utgivaren J. G. Oxenstierna. J. B. de Chaux översatte även teaterstyckena. Del I innehåller tal och liknande, del II-III dramatik och del IV-V ett urval av kungens brevväxling. En svensk upplaga i sex delar publicerades 1806-12. Planscherna i denna franska upplaga är inte desamma som i den svenska. Här är kungens porträtt graverat av C. S. Gaucher efter förlaga av N. Lafrensen d.y. och den första planschen av Heland samt de övriga sex planscherna graverade av de franska kopparstickarna Dambrun, Gauché, Halbou och De Launay efter förlagor av Karl Jakob Hjelm och Emanuel Limnell

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        Description des Cataractes et du canal de Trollhätta en Suède; avec un précis historique par A. F. Skjöldebrand.

      Á Stockholm Imprimée chez Charles Delén. 1804. 4:o. Printed title + 48 pp. + (2 pp.) + engraved title + 1 map + 11 aquatints Contemporary grey paper binding. Partly damaged spine. A couple of minor tears in the margins of the text. A couple of plates with a mall brown spot. Large margins. Fine condition.. A beautiful and scarce book, in french, concerning the waterfalls, the canal and the locks at Trollhättan in Sweden. The engraved title reads "Les cataractes et le canal de Trollhätta en Suède. Dessinés et gravés par A. F. Skjöldebrand. Nouvelle edition". I have not been able to see any differences between the editions. They must have been puplished the same year with very small, if any, changes

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        A Northern Summer or Travels Round the Baltic

      Through Denmark, Sweden, Russia, Prussia and Part of Germany, in the Year 1804. London: Printed for Richard Phillips, 1805. 4:o. xi,(1),480,(4) pp. + 10 plates (lacking Cronberg Castle and Elsineur, from Hamlet`s garden). Bound uncut (from page 335 to the end some pages shaved lower margin) in later half calf, new calf on spine at head of spine (50 mm). Repaired inner hinges. New fly-leafs. Brown spot inner margin along spine from the beginning to page 40. Watersoiling upper margin pages 1-30. Light browning to page edges throughout. Occasional light foxing, a bit more at the beginning. 29 x 23 cm

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        Les Cataractes et le Canal de Trollhätta en Suède;

      avec un précis historique. Desinés et gravés par A. F. Sköldebrand. Stockholm, Charles Delén, 1804. 4:o. Graverat titelblad, (2),47,(3) s. + XII graverade planscher. Planscher något brunfläckade, huvudsakligen på baksidan. Samtida pappband. Lagad i övre delen av ryggen. Förgylld stämpel främre pärm (Koen. Preuss. Ingenieur Depart). Exlibris (F. Vult von Steijern). Namnteckning på främre försättsblad. 25 x 19 cm

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        A PLAN OF MATHEMATICAL LEARNING TAUGHT IN THE ROYAL ACADEMY PORTSMOUTH. PERFORMED BY THOMAS WHICHCOTE, A STUDENT THERE

      1804. Large, Thick MS Beautifully Written, IllustratedBy an Early 19th Century English Naval Cadet 375 x 279 mm (14 3/4 x 11"). 1 p.l. (title), 1-161, [1] (blank), 162-236, [1] (blank), 237-94, [1] (illustration), 295-96, [1] (blank), 297, [1] (blank), 298, [1] (blank), 299, [1] (blank), 300-424, [1] (blank), 425, [1] (blank), 426, [1] (blank), 427-54, [1] (blank), 455-509 pages, all written in a beautiful, clear cursive hand. Pleasing contemporary tree calf, flat spine skillfully rebacked preserving most of original backstrip, gilt in panels formed by multiple plain and decorative rules with sunburst centerpiece, red morocco label. COPIOUSLY ILLUSTRATED with 10 half-page and two full-page ink wash illustrations, one half-page and one full-page pen and ink drawings, and 10 half-page watercolors, all land- or seascapes; eight full-page maps and one folding map, all in color; five full-page black and white diagrams, 11 full-page color diagrams, and numerous diagrams in the text, some heightened with color. Front free endpaper with ink ownership inscription of "Thomas Whichcote, Esq., of His Majesty's Ship ye Beaulieu of 44 Guns." Corners a little bumped, spine a bit dry and crackled with a couple of one-inch chips, minor loss of gilt, folding map with two-inch tear along a fold, just touching the edge of the image, last two leaves with slight soiling and fraying to fore edges, isolated minor thumbing, small stains, and other trivial imperfections, but A VERY FINE MANUSCRIPT, the expertly restored binding sound and attractive, the leaves clean and crisp, the handsome writing entirely legible, and the illustrations demonstrating considerable artistic skill on the part of Midshipman Whichcote. This compendium of mathematical knowledge necessary for an officer in the Royal Navy was written and beautifully illustrated by a student at the Royal Naval Academy at Portsmouth, which was founded to recruit and train officers from among the many qualified young men who lacked the family connections otherwise to obtain a naval commission. The volume covers arithmetic, geometry, plane trigonometry, geography, navigation (at 100 pages, by far the longest section), spherics, spherical trigonometry, astronomy, latitude, longitude, marine surveying, fortification, gunnery, and mechanics. The text is neatly written in a very skilled and controlled hand, and examples of calculations are given. Perhaps the most unexpected and pleasurable features of this manuscript are the illustrations, which sometimes approach a kind of modest magnificence. Whichcote was a talented artist, and while at the Royal Naval Academy, he would have had the opportunity to study with noted marine artist Richard Livesay (1750-1826), who served as drawing master there from 1796 to 1811. The ink washes and watercolors here portray not only ships and scenes at sea, but also several fine landscapes, including a full-page view of the Portsmouth Academy. The fine maps show Christmas Island, the Coast of Kamchatka, Table Bay and the Cape of Good Hope, the western Atlantic with the coastline of North America and the West Indies, and the eastern Atlantic with the coast of Africa, Ireland, Greenland, and Iceland. The whole is beautifully preserved and a wonderful artifact of early 19th century naval knowledge.

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        Life of Chaucer, the Early English Poet: Including Memoirs of the of his Near Friend and Kinsman, John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster: with Sketches of the Manners, Opinions, Arts and Literature of England in the Fourteenth Century.

      London: Richard Phillips, 1804.. Second edition. 8vo. Bound in contemporary full calf, spines flat with gilt rules and decoration, twin red and black gilt lettered labels, Greek key border in gilt to the boards, marbled endpapers, all edges speckled, 19th Century bookplate of Robert Smyth of West Meath to the front pastedown of each volume with the ownership inscriptions of one or both of his parents to each of the title pages. 3 engraved frontispiece portraits, of Chaucer in volumes I and IV and of John of Gaunt in volume III. A small amount of worming to the lower margin of the first half of volume II in no way affecting the text, the title label of volume IV slightly abraded, a very attractive set.

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        The Indian Reed

      Dr. ThorntonLondon:: Dr. Thornton,. 1804.. Elephant folio aquatint, stipple and line, printed in color and finished by hand from Dr. Thornton's landmark work the "Temple of Flora". A visual bold image, the plant with a striking spike of red flowers in the foreground, with a Chinese landscape with hills and a pagoda in the background. The 2nd State, with a lighter sky in the lower print. Dunthorne p251.Henderson, pinx., Caldwall, sculp. Impression mark 40.5 x 53 cm, with wide margins. Slender line in the sky.

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        As Kentucky’s 2nd Governor, James Garrard answers charges against him relating to a land transaction, claiming “fraud was used in the purchase…”

      Document Signed “J Garrard” as 2nd Governor of Kentucky, four pages, 8” x 13”. Bourbon County [Kentucky], March 5, 1804. On laid paper. Witnessed by “Laban Shipp.” Strengthened at mid horizontal folds. Fine condition. Sworn statement by Gov. Garrard answering “a Bill of Complaint” against him by Philemon Thomas relating to a bond he executed to John Tanner “for the conveyance of 130 or 140 Acres of land being part of a Preemption of 1000 Acres granted by the Commonwealth of Virginia” to him “as assignee of William Holiday.” Garrard claims that he “was induced to make said sale by the false representations that were made to this Deft. [Garrard] by the aforesaid Tanner, that the said Tanner had at the Date aforesaid acquired an interest in a Military Survey on the Ohio river in the name of John David Woolper for which interfered with this Defendants Preemption aforesaid and as this Defendant held the eldest legal title … the Deft informed him that he did not mean to disprove of his claim provided Woolpers Military Survey left within his claim as much as 250 Acres as it would make an agreeable little plantation…” Baptist preacher John Taylor in his “Baptists on the American Frontier” (1820s) wrote about the above situation. In part, “Taylor and Tanner around 1790 had bought from James Garrard part of a thousand acres adjacent to the Woolper grant. Known as the preemption of William Holliday, this land had been surveyed for him in 1785 … In 1785 Holliday assigned part of his interest in this acreage to Garrard; later the balance went to Philemon Thomas. Tanner and Taylor knew that the Holliday land was overlapped by the prior claim of John David Woolper…”

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        Memoirs of the Life of Agrippina, the wife of Germanicus…In three volumes

      Bath: Printed by R. Cruttwell; for G. and J. Robinson, Pater-noster-row, London, 1804 First edition. Later nineteenth-century calf over marbled boards, gilt spine with burgundy morocco labels, edges sprinkled red. Marbled endpapers, armorial bookplate of Donegal landowner Horatio Granville Murray Stewart (1834-1904) in each volume. Three volumes, octavo. Remains of small circular label on spine of Volume I, some light dampstaining at fore-margin, and a few marginal pencil marks in the same volume. Otherwise a very good, attractive set, complete with half-titles. Elizabeth Hamilton (1758-1808) is best known for her influential works on education, such as Letters on the Elementary Principles of Education. She was "one of the earliest British pioneers of the theories of Pestalozzi" (Stewart & McCann, p. 14), and was much admired by Maria Edgeworth. She also wrote social criticism, somewhat in the style of Goldsmith's Citizen of the World, and books on Scottish manners and customs, which earned the praise of Sir Walter Scott. The present work is considered admirable in its understanding of Roman laws and customs. It has been called "an important attempt to deal seriously with the life of an admirable Roman woman" (Blain, Clements and Grundy, Feminist Companion to literature in English).

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        NUOVA SCELTA D?OPUSCOLI INTERESSANTI SULLE SCIENZE E SULLE ARTI. Tratti dagli atti delle Accademie, e dalle altre collezioni filosofiche e letterarie, dalle opere più recenti inglesi, tedesche, francesi, latine e italiane, e da' manoscritti originali e inediti.

      In-8 (mm. 235x177), 2 voll., cartonato rustico coevo, pp. 440,44; 448,XXXVI; con 24 tavv. f.t. (di cui 2 carte geografiche), alc. più volte ripieg., inc. in rame o litografate. Questi volumi fanno seguito e completano la preziosa collezione ?Scelta d?Opuscoli? e "Opuscoli scelti sulle scienze e sulle arti" (3 + 22 voll., a cura di C. Amoretti e F. Soave), che rappresentano una summa del mondo scientifico di fine Settecento per l?importante raccolta di saggi e memorie dei più grandi scienziati dell?epoca. I due voll. contengono 121 saggi di cui: "40 di Agricoltura ed Arti" (?Delle torbiere del Dip. d?Olona e de? limitrofi? di C. Amoretti - ?Sul riparo da porsi alle acque del Friuli? di F. Asquino - ?Sull?origine della cera. Sulla generazione delle api. Sulle formiche e loro rapporti co? pidocchi delle piante? di F. Huber - ?Ricerche e sperimenti sulla seta de? ragni e sulla loro generazione? di R.M. de Termeyer - Bevanda vinosa tratta dal pino? del Prof. G. Fabbroni, ecc.) - "70 di Fisica, Chimica e Storia Naturale" (?Viaggio nell?interno dell?Africa? di Tuger e Sumerville - ?Sperimenti col pendolo elettrometrico? di C. Paoli - Ragguaglio di un aerolite caduto in Siberia - ?Scheletro di rinoceronte africano scoperto ne? colli Piacentini? di Cortesi - ?Sulla declinazione e inclinazione dell?ago magnetico? di Gilpin - ?Sui turbini o trombe di terra. Nuovi esperimenti d?elettrometria, galvanismo e rabdomanzia? di C. Amoretti - ?Viaggio aerostatico fatto dai Sigg. Guy-Lussac e Biot - ?Sulla caduta del monte di Rossberg nella Svizzera? di Venturi?, ecc.) - "6 di Medicina e Anatomia" - "5 di Letteratura e miscellanea". Al ns. esempl. "manca" l?opuscolo ?Matteo Lovat crocifissosi da se stesso? di Ruggeri (pp. 403-412 nel 1° vol.). Con qualche fiorit. o lieve arross. ma complessivam. un buon esemplare.

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        Map of the State of New York by Simeon De Witt Surveyor General Contracted from his large Map of the State

      New York: 1804 [but a circa 1812 issue with colouring reflecting new county boundaries]. Engraved map, hand-coloured in outline, sectioned and linen-backed at a contemporary date. Housed in a black morocco backed box. 23 1/4 x 28 3/8 inches. Unique copy of De Witt's important 1804 map of New York, with county divisions updated to 1812. In 1778, George Washington appointed Simeon De Witt as the assistant to Robert Erskine, the first Geographer and Surveyor General of the United States, a position De Witt attained several years later. Following the war, De Witt became the first Surveyor General of New York, a position he held for an unprecedented fifty years. Among his first acts was to create the definitive first map of the state based on actual surveys. Following the settlement of the state's boundaries and accurate surveys which he directed, De Witt published a large wall map in 1802 - the first map of the state and the progenitor of similar mappings in other states.Two years later, De Witt issued this "contracted" version of his wall map, intending its circulation to meet a wider audience. According to Allen, however, the map, which was sold by subscription, "does not seem to have been as widely distributed as its predecessor, although it appears to have been designed to reach a wider audience. It may be that De Witt's 1804 map was unable to find a niche in competition with other small-scale maps of the state, such as those of Samuel Lewis" (Allen). Nevertheless, as Streeter commented, De Witt's 1804 map is "one of the earliest separate folding maps of New York after it became a state." Interestingly, the present copy suggests that De Witt, or an enterprising mapseller, made an additional attempt to market this map. This copy of the 1804 map is updated to 1812; that is, the map is as printed in 1804 but the county boundaries shown via period hand colouring depicts the state in 1812: the far western counties established in 1808 are clearly delineated (e.g. Chautauqua, Cattaraugus, and Niagara counties) but Erie County created in 1821 is not shown; Putnam county is shown separate from Dutchess County as per its establishment in 1812; Oneida County is shown with its western boundary on Lake Ontario, i.e. before the 1816 establishment of Oswego County; among other additions. In all the state is divided into 47 counties.We find no other example of De Witt's 1804 map altered in this fashion. The exactness and appearance of the colouring, however, suggests it to be a distinct issue of the map, or done for some official purpose, as opposed to an early owner's mere manuscript addition. Ristow, American Maps and Mapmakers, pp. 73-83; Rumsey 2489; Streeter Sale 893; David Y. Allen, How Simeon De Witt Mapped New York State.

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        An Ordinance by the President, Managers and Company of the Easton and Wilkesbarre Turnpike Road. Also, The Act of the Legislature of Pennsylvania Incorporating the Said Company

      n.p. 1804 n.p., [1804]. (EASTON AND WILKESBARRE TURNPIKE) 8vo. 31 pp. Self wrappers. Sewn. Very good. Not in AAS; Not in OCLC; Not in Shaw and Shoemaker . Articles incorporating the Company of the Easton and Wilkesbarre Turnpike Road, the road that opened Northeastern Pennsylvania's Wyoming Valley to development

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        Il forestiere istrutto nelle cose piu' rare di architettura e di alcune pitture della citta' di vicenza... seconda edizione. vicenza, per il vendramini mosca, 1804.

      Cm. 21, pp. 106 + 1 cb. Con 37 tavole incise in rame e ripiegate fuori testo (il frontespizio ne annuncia 36, ma sono 37 per la presenza della tavola 31b) raffiguranti le fabbriche ed i disegni di Andrea Palladio. Semplice ma attraente legatura coeva in cart. rigido ricoperto di carta marmorizzata. Esemplare genuino ed in eccellente stato di conservazione, fresco, in barbe e stampato su carta forte. Celebre ed ormai rara guida artistica. Cfr. Schlosser 502 e Fossati-Bellani per altra edizione.

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        [Apricot] Black Apricot; Breda Apricot; Brussels Moor Park Apricot [PL. XX]

      [London]: G. Brookshaw, [1804-1812]. Aquatint engraving, with some stipple, printed in colours and finished by hand. In excellent condition with the exception of some repairs to extreme edge of sheet not affecting image. Image size: 16 1/8 x 12 1/8 inches. 22 1/4 x 17 3/8 inches. A fine image from Brookshaw's masterpiece: 'Pomona Britannica; or, A Collection of the Most Esteemed Fruits'. George Brookshaw's 'Pomona Britannica' is the finest work on fruit and flowers ever produced. Its breathtaking images display a level of technical virtuosity and beauty that distinguish this magnificent work as a true work of art.As a retired cabinetmaker, Brookshaw produced his seminal botanical study late in his career, at first publishing it in parts and then as a complete edition in 1812. The fact that this outstanding work took ten years to complete is evident in the quality of its images and the care with which Brookshaw executed each individual picture. 'Pomona Britannica' was produced as a visual record of the best available varieties of fruit in an attempt to encourage gardeners to experiment with growing fruit, and illustrates examples found in the Royal gardens at Hampton Court, Kensington Gardens, and the private gardens of the Prince of Wales in Blackheath.'Pomona Britannica' differs from other botanical works in its dark aquatinted backgrounds and its stylized compositions. By using aquatint to create a contrasting background, Brookshaw manages to produce a truly dramatic effect. His use of stylized composition distinguishes his pictures from the dry scientific illustrations found in other botanical studies and creates an exceptionally beautiful visual experience. 'Pomona Britannica' is not only a didactic study, it is a masterpiece of illustration in which every picture is a testament to the artist's talent and ingenuity. Cf. Dunthorne 50; cf. Great Flower Books (1990) p. 81; cf. Nissen BBI 244; cf. Sandra Raphael An Oak Spring Pomona 40a.

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        British Mineralogy: or Coloured Figures intended to elucidate the Mineralogy of Great Britain

      551 (see below) finely handcolored engraved plates (very occasional light offsetting). xii, 223, [1] pp.; 1 p.l., 1*-19*, 199, [1] pp.; 1 p.l., 209, [1] pp.; 1 p.l., 184 pp.; vi, 281 pp., [24] pp. Five vols. 8vo, cont. fine vellum over boards, double gilt fillet round sides, flat spines gilt, armorial stamp of the Earl of Tyrconnel at head of each spine in gilt. London: sold by the Author, 1804-06-09-11-17. First edition and a very handsome complete set in a most attractive contemporary vellum binding. The present work is "complete with 550 handcolored plates of minerals and rocks, all, presumably, executed on copper by James Sowerby, and each accompanied by a letter-press discussion of the depicted subject, also by Sowerby. The importance of British Mineralogy in its time cannot be overstated. Today it is still considered the supreme work of British topographical mineralogy. It is certainly the most ambitious colourplate work on minerals ever published."-Lawrence H. Conklin, "James Sowerby, his Publications and Collections" in The Mineralogical Record, Vol. 26, No. 4 (July-August 1995), p. 90-(& see the full article which covers pp. 85-105 for a really excellent account of Sowerby and his publications). This the fine Earl of Tyrconnel (with armorial bookplate & stamp in gilt at head of each spine, signature of Sarah Tyrconnel on each title) -- Lawrence H. Conklin (with bookplate) -- Joseph A. Freilich (with bookplate, his sale Sotheby's New York, 11 Jan. 2001, lot 496) set. In this copy, plate 319 has mistakenly been bound-in twice, once in place of plate 318 and again in its proper place. An original of plate 318 has been loosely inserted in its correct position. With systematic index and general index at the end of Vol. V. .

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        Little Owl. Strix nudipes; Nilsson/Noctua nudipes; Mihi

      This splendid hand-colored, folio-size lithograph, "Little Owl. Strix nudipes; Nilsson/Noctua nudipes; Mihi", from John Gould?s (1804-1881) monumental book "Birds Europe" (1832-1837) is in very good condition with light foxing and evidence of printing runoff from being bound. Measuring 21.5" x 15", this lithograph magnificently displays the author?s scientific skill and attention to detail. Little Owl's, from the larger group known as "typical owls" were first introduced to Great Britain in 1842 and are now naturalized there. This owl, perched on a branch is expertly hand-colored with rich brown and off white speckling on top and banding on its underside. Its deep yellow eyes and small beak are highlighted against the brown feathers that create a circling pattern around his face.John Gould was an English ornithologist, self-taught artist and naturalist. Gould first worked as a gardener under his father in the Royal Gardens of Windsor from 1818-1824, where he began his illustrations. He became an expert taxidermist, opening his own practice in London in 1824 and in 1827 he became the first Curator and Preserver at the museum of the Zoological Society of London. Through his work he was able to meet with the country?s leading naturalists and view new collections of birds given to the Zoological Society.His interest in birds was continually developing and in 1830 he published his first volume on birds, ?A Century of Birds From the Himalaya Mountains.? For the next fifty years, Gould, his wife and artists working with them traveled around Asia, the East Indies and Australia. His wife Elizabeth and other artists were able to transfer his sketches to stone; hand print and hand-color them.One of the most accomplished and engaging natural history works of the 19th century, ?The Birds of Europe? was also the first of Gould's works to feature plates by Edward Lear. A total of sixty-eight images bear Lear's name, and they are among the most remarkable bird drawings ever made. Lear endowed his illustrations with some measure of his own whimsy and intelligence, and his style is at once fluidly spontaneous and realistically precise. In this way, the images of ?The Birds of Europe? are amazingly distinctive, while also highly realistic. Gould undertook this work partly in an effort to redress the imbalance between the study of local and foreign ornithology. Gould portrayed birds native to Europe in a manner that had only been thought appropriate for the colorful species of distant places. In this way he managed to draw much popular interest back to native birds, which were suddenly considered equally beautiful to exotic species.

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        El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quixote de la Mancha

      Bordeaux: En la Imprenta de Juan Pinard, 1804. Hardcover. Good +. En Burdeos (Bordeaux). Four volume complete set in quarter tan calf leather bindings with marbled covers. 12mo. xlvi/ 328 pages. 432 pages. xi/ 382 pages. 438 pages. Bookbinders label. Hearne. 81 Strand. Armorial bookplate of J. H. from the henderson clan. Scarce. General wear and rubbing to covers. Some wear and chipping to top of spines.

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        The costume of Great Britain. London, Howlett and Brimmer für W. Miller, 1804 (1805). 1 w. Bl., Tit., III S., 60 Text-Bll. m. Tafelbeschreibungen. Mit altkolor. gestoch. Titelvign. u. 60 altkolor. Aquatinta-Taf. Fol. Schöner, reich goldgepr. dunkelblauer Maroquin d. Zt. u. Goldschnitt (Ecken minimal bestoßen).

      Lipperheide GCa18; Colas 2448; Tooley 388.- Erste Ausgabe.- Schöne englische Berufsdarstellungen, Volkstypen und Volksbelustigungen wie Feuerwehrmann, Laternenanzünder, Richter, Rechtsanwalt, Schausteller, Bierbrauer, Fischer, Ausrufer, Stadtrat, General sowie Szenen vom Jahrmarkt, Lotterieveranstaltung, Hinrichtung, Schiffsuntergang u.a.- Die Tafeln mit Hintergrundkolorierung wie oft mit leichtem Abklatsch auf die gegenüberliegende Textseite.- Tafel 24 mit 3 kleinen restaurierten Randeinrissen.- Gestochenes Exlibris auf Spiegel.- Die Tafeln meist datiert mit 'Jan. 1805'.

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        PLAN OF THE TOWN AND HARBOR OF ST. JUAN IN PORTO RICO [manuscript caption title]

      [Np, but probably San Juan. ca. 1804].. 13 x 9 inches, plus two supplementary, untitled sketches of the same size. Executed in an exacting hand. Contemporary reds, greens, blues, and browns remain bright and clean. Fine. An attractive Puerto Rican view which shows the town of San Juan, its harbor, sandbanks, islands, and fortresses. The plan is marked by a compass rose and rhumb lines. These defenses at San Juan guarded Spanish colonial positions against incursions by the French, Dutch, and British. The primary plan, the only one with its structures labeled, runs from Isle de Cabras in the west to Fort St. Antonio in the east. At the center is Moro Castle, the six-level masterpiece of Spanish colonial architecture that remains at the heart of present-day San Juan. Construction of the imposing fortress began in 1540 and was completed nearly fifty years later, in 1589. Interestingly, these plans do not show Fort San Cristobel, construction of which began in 1634. Puerto Rico was opened to foreign trade in 1804, and it is possible this plan was composed shortly thereafter to provide either American or British traders with an idea of the island's infrastructure. A wonderful sketch of Puerto Rico's military resources, done in brilliant color. Early Puerto Rico material is quite rare.

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        The Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, Written By Himself

      London: John Stockdale, 1804. Two volumes complete - Volume One - viii, 405pp, [1] and Volume Two - v, [1], 456pp. Rebound in modern half morocco and marbled paper over boards, raised bands, spine in six panels, morocco title label to second panel, author label to fourth, volume number in gilt to third, all panels framed with gilt double fillet, all edges marbled. Externally very good indeed. Internally lightly browned throughout, some light offsetting from engravings with occasional light foxing. Engraved frontispiece and title page to each volume, and thirteen plates called for (plus an extra plate not called for) between the two volumes. Large paper copy, with a Life of Defoe by Chalmers. Stothard, Thomas (1755-1834), painter and book illustrator, "many of his illustrations were for reissues, as in his celebrated illustrations for John Stockdale's edition of Defoe's Robinson Crusoe in 1790 (a sketch for Robinson Crusoe Building his Canoe is in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford) and it is clear that Stothard's images were an important factor in their popularity" (ODNB). Reprint. Half Morocco and Boards. Good+. Illus. by Stothard, Thomas. 4to.

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        The Indian Reed

      London: 1804. Hand-coloured and colour-printed in aquatint and line by Caldwell. 23 x 17 7/8 inches. The most strikingly beautiful flower plates ever to be printed in England. A very fine view of the exotic Indian Reed Canna indica L. Thornton, during "the colour-finishing by hand... got his colourists to add five petals, one in each flower, and a long pointed bud at the top of the spike. The final process of hand-colouring... added greatly to the effectiveness of a number of Thornton's plates... but this is the only one where he took such... action that it altered the character of the plate... [For the second state Henderson effectively replaced the hand-painted changes of the first state] and the augmented red flower spike stands out boldly against the sky. The large leaves at the bottom are beautifully lit. The plant itself, Canna indica, the well-known garden plant still much used for formal bedding, needs no description. The background river is presumably the Ganges, and the tall pagoda adds an eastern touch." (Ronald King. The Temple of Flora by Robert Thornton. 1981, p.106). Thornton's Temple of Flora is the greatest English colour- plate flower book. "...[Thornton] inherited a competent fortune and trained as a doctor. He appears to have had considerable success in practice and was appointed both physician to the Marylebone Dispensary and lecturer in medical botany at Guy's and St. Thomas's hospitals. But quite early in his career he embarked on his... great work. What Redouté produced under the patronage of L'Héritier, Marie Antoinette, the Empress Josephine, Charles X and the Duchesse de Berry, Thornton set out to do alone... Numerous important artists were engaged... twenty-eight paintings of flowers commissioned from Abraham Pether, known as `Moonlight Pether', Philip Reinagle, ... Sydenham Edwards, and Peter Henderson... The result... involved Thornton in desperate financial straits... In an attempt to extricate himself he organized the Royal Botanic Lottery, under the patronage of the Prince Regent... it is easy to raise one's eyebrows at Thornton's unworldly and injudicious approach to publishing... But he produced... one of the loveliest books in the world" (Alan Thomas Great Books and Book Collecting, pp.142-144). First state of two of this plate from the Temple of Flora. "

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        The British Classics - 34 Volumes Complete - The Tatler 4 Vols. ; The Spectator 8 Vols. ; The Guardian 2 Vols. ; The Rambler 4 Vols. ; The Adventurer 4 Vols ; The Idler 2 Vols. ; The Mirror 3 Vols. ; Citizen of the World 2 Vols ; Essays 5 Vols

      London: Printed by C. Whittingham for John Sharpe & W Suttaby. 1804. Small 8vo. H Full Calf. Good. 34 volumes complete. Published from 1804 to 1810. Virtually all of the title labels are missing, although all but one of the circular number labels are in tact. The gilt on the spines is very good, and the boards are all solid, although they have been reback some time ago, and there is damage to several of the boards. Despite been a well used set, it is attractive, and more importantly complete, these volumes often turning up only as parts of the whole. The Tatler 4 Vols. ; The Spectator 8 Vols. ; The Guardian 2 Vols. ; The Rambler 4 Vols. ; The Adventurer 4 Vols ; The Idler 2 Vols. ; The Mirror 3 Vols. ; Citizen of the World 2 Vols ; Essays Illustrative of.... by Nathan Drake 5 Vols. (3 + 2) relating to all of the periodicals covered in the series. Most volmes have engraved titles as well as series titles, most have portraits, as well as other illustrations in the text. Volume 3 of The Mirror has some residual damp damage that has left some marking, and a bit of minor loss to the text. An attractive bunch. 102c

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        The Costume Of The Hereditary States Of The House Of Austria

      William Miller London: William Miller, 1804. First edition. leather_bound. Contemporary straight-grain green morocco. Aeg. Very good./No Dust Jacket. IV pages in text. Folio, 37 x 27 cm. 50 hand-colored aquatint plates, two title pages in French and English with text describing the individual plates also in both languages. English text translated by R.C. Dallas, the commentary on the ethnic background of the varied populace of the Austro-Hungarian Empire reflect the social and racial prejudices of the time. ABBEY TRAVEL 71. COLAS, No. 2112. LIPPERHEIDE, No. 831. MARTIN HARDIE p. 151. Internally exceptionally clean, text and plates, a bare hint of offsetting to a few leaves. Extremity rubbing, double gilt border fillets house rectangle of gilt floret designs with those in blind outside the frame, raised bands, spine panels richly gilt.

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        The Costume of the Hereditary States of the House of Austria, Displayed in Fifty Coloured Engravings; with descriptions, and an introduction by M. Bertrand de Moleville. Translated by R. C. Dallas, Esq. Costumes des Etats Hereditaires de la Maison d'Autriche, consistant en cinquante gravures coloriŽes; dont les description, ainsi que l'introduction, ont ŽtŽ rŽdigŽes par M. Bertrand de Moleville

      London:: William Miller,, 1804.. First edition.. Hardcover. Large 4to. (14 x 10.5 inches). pp.iv. Fifty engraved plates with original hand colouring (complete as list) with descriptions in French and English, printed to both sides on unnumbered pages. Title pages in French and English. A.e.g. Contemporary straight-grained maroon morocco gilt, a little rubbed and scuffed. Light scattered spotting, fingermarks. O/w contents clean and bright. Binding firm and square. A Very Good copy. Text in English and French. Very heavy book, requiring eye-watering amounts of extra postage overseas. We are members of the P.B.F.A. Enquiries welcome; click on a link to contact direct.

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        The Costume Of The Hereditary States Of The House Of Austria

      London: William Miller, 1804. First edition. leather_bound. Contemporary straight-grain green morocco. Aeg. Very good./No Dust Jacket. IV pages in text. Folio, 37 x 27 cm. 50 hand-colored aquatint plates, two title pages in French and English with text describing the individual plates also in both languages. English text translated by R.C. Dallas, the commentary on the ethnic background of the varied populace of the Austro-Hungarian Empire reflect the social and racial prejudices of the time. ABBEY TRAVEL 71. COLAS, No. 2112. LIPPERHEIDE, No. 831. MARTIN HARDIE p. 151. Internally exceptionally clean, text and plates, a bare hint of offsetting to a few leaves. Extremity rubbing, double gilt border fillets house rectangle of gilt floret designs with those in blind outside the frame, raised bands, spine panels richly gilt.

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        The Costume of the Hereditary States of Austria. Displayed in Fifty Coloured Engravings; with Descriptions and an Introduction

      London: Printed for William Miller, Old-Bond-Street, 1804. First edition. Front cover with a few very small spots, else fine. Half folio. Illustrated with 50 hand coloured full page plates in sumptious full brown crushed morocco elaborately decorated in gilt, spine with raised bands and gilt compartments, all edges gilt, inner gilt decorated morocco dentelles With the bookplate of noted book collector Mary MacMillin Norton on verso of front free endpaper There is one title page in French and one in English. Each plate has text in English on the recto and in French on the verso of the accompanying text leaf. The descriptions are quite detailed.& & Count Antoine-Francois Bertrand de Moleville (1744-1818) was a French nobleman and politician and avid supporter of the Royals. He urged Louis XVI to flee the country after the dissolution of the Assembly but in vain. He held the post of Navy Minister in the French Constitutional Cabinet. Eventually, he himself fled to England, after being accused of being one of "Austrian Committee," during the Terror and returned to France at the Restoration.& & The plates cover the entire region of the then Austrian empire, whoch included amongst other places: Austria, Moldavia, Poland, Bohemia, Transsylvania, Romania, Balkan peninsula, and Moldau [Abbey, Travel 71. Colas, No. 2112. Martin Hardie, p. 151].

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        The Life of George Washington, Commander in Chief of the American Forces, During the War Which Established the Independence of His Country, and First President of the United States - [Complete in 5 Volumes] . ..compiled under the Inspection of the Honourable Bushrod Washington, from Original Papers ... to Which is Prefixed an Introduction, Containing a Compendious View of the Colonies Planted by the English on the Continent of North America....

      Philadelphia, Printed And Published By C. P. Wayne, 1804-07., 1804. 1st Edition. Description: 5 v. 23 cm. Minor scattered, marginal foxing. Subjects: Washington, George, 1732-1799. Finely and uniformly bound in modern speckled calf over marble boards. Raised bands with contrasting morocco gilt-blocked title and volume labels. An exceptional set - scans and additional bibliographic detail on request.

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        The Life of George Washington: Commander in Chief of the American Forces during the War which established the Independence of His Country, and first President of the United States, etc. (FIVE VOLUMES)

      Printed for Richard Phillips, 1804. Leather Bound. Good. London: Richard Phillips, 1804. First English edition. Full leather. Volumes I - III (lacking Volumes IV and V): xxxvi,573,574-576 pub. ad.,[2]foldout maps; [1]foldout illustration,viii,633,[1]pub. stmt.; [1]foldout map,viii,572. In contemporary calf, with gilt titles against a black field on hubbed spines. Boards framed with simple dotted gilt. Good to very good. Front board of Vol. I detached, rear board of Vol. III nearly so. Loss of spine backing of Vol. I at head (quarter-inch) and foot (one inch). Plate on front pastedown of each volume abraded at some point to remove name; similarly, one prelim page in each volume trimmed at upper corner to remove name. Pages with foxing throughout, but not brittle. Lacking the frontis portrait of Washington from Vol. I, but with remaining illustrations and foldouts of Vol. I - III present. Second flyleaf, foldout and title page detached in Vol. III. A remarkable view and memento of the early days of America. "The discovery of America by Columbus gave a new impulse, and in some degree a new direction, to that bold spirit of adventure which characterized the hardy age in which he lived.

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        The Life of George Washington, Commander in Chief of the American Forces During the War Which Established the Independence of His Country, and First President of the United States [3 Volume Set]

      London: Printed for Richard Phillips, 1804. Hardbacks, no dust-wrappers. 30cm x 23cm. 3 volume set in protective covers. Vol. 1 - xxxiii, 458, portrait frontis and two large folding plans. Vol. 2 - viii, 541, frontis of Mount Vernon. Vol. 3 - viii, 460, frontis of City of Washington and vignette engraving of William Penn's elm tree. A heavy set. Front board detached from volume 2. Original boards worn and marked. Edges uncut. Hinges splitting. Section cut out of top of each titlepage without loss of text. A little sporadic foxing. Unusual in 4to although published at the same time as the commoner 8vo edition. With it, a separate engraving of General U.S. Grant, with what appears to be his signature. Private ownership. (q31). Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket.

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        Views in Egypt, from the Original Drawings in the possession of Sir Robert Ainslie, taken during his Embassy to Constantinople. - Views in Palestine. - Views in the Ottoman Empire, chiefly in Caramania

      London: T. Bensley, 1804-1803. 3 volumes in one. Folio (18 2/8 x 12 6/8 inches). Engraved frontispiece portrait of Mayer (spotted). 96 FINE hand-colored aquatint plates (some very minor offsetting of text onto plates, one or two pale marginal stains). Contemporary citron morocco gilt, all edges gilt (extremities scuffed). Provenance: 20th-century bookplate of Mildred Davey on the front paste-down. Second edition of the first title, and first editions of the other two, early issue with all plates with discernable watermarks dated 1801. Internally a bright and attractive copy of Thomas Milton's engravings of Mayer's original drawings commissioned by Ainslie, of the spectacular and exotic views of Egypt, Palestine and Constantinople. Born in Germany, Luigi Mayer studied with Piranesi in Rome and was later in the service of the King of Naples, for whom he made views of Sicily. In 1792 Mayer was hired in Constantinople as resident artist to a young Englishman touring the Levant. "Nothing is known of Ainslie's education or early career, but he seems to have worked as a spy, for he is said to have intercepted correspondence from the duc d'Aiguillon to the Spanish court during the Falklands crisis of 1770-71.On 20 September 1775 Ainslie was appointed to succeed John Murray as British ambassador to the Ottoman Porte, and he was knighted on the same day. After receiving his official instructions he left England in May 1776 for Constantinople, where he arrived in the following October. Ainslie's two principal objectives were to further British trading interests, represented by the Levant Company, who paid his salary, and to maintain peace in the region. France dominated the Levant trade, and relations between Britain and the Ottoman empire had worsened in the Russo-Turkish War (1768-74), when Britain had lent support to the Russian fleet. However, the new sultan, 'Abd-ul-hamid, who succeeded in 1774, advocated closer political and commercial ties with Britain to offset the latter's long-established interests in Russia, and he struck up an excellent relationship with Ainslie. Unlike some of his predecessors, Ainslie adapted well to life in Constantinople: being strongly attached to the manner of the people . in his house, his garden, and his table he assumed the style and fashion of a Musselman of rank; in fine, he lived en Turk, and pleased the natives so much by this seeming policy . that he became more popular than any of the Christian ministers. (St James's Chronicle, 9 Dec 1790). He certainly took advantage of the opportunity to purchase Ottoman and Byzantine antiquities and amassed a collection of drawings, many of which he commissioned from Luigi Mayer (d. 1803)" (Arthur H. Grant, rev. S. J. Skedd for DNB). Blackmer 1097 (1801 edition), 1099, 1098; Abbey, Travel 369; Atabey 785 (1801 edition), 786. Catalogued by Kate Hunter @ Arader Galleries.

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        Oeuvres

      Paris, Giguet et Michaud/Strasbourg, Levrault/Paris, Bleuet 1804-09.. 16 vols. 2°. Mit zahlr. Kupfertaf. u. Textkupfern. v. J. M. Moreau gest. v. Baquoy, Simonet, Thomas, Friere, Duparc, Courbe, Berthaud nach Monsiau u. a. Rote HLdr.-Bde. d. Zt. Mit Rückengoldpräg., Vergold. Fileten. Stellenw. stockfl. vgl. Vicaire III, 123f.; Graesse II, 354 - Enthält: VIRGIL, [Publius Maro]. Aeneis. L'Énéide, traduite en vers francais, avec des remarques sur les principales beautes du texte. 4 vols. Paris, Giguet et Michaud 1804. 379; 408; 501; 476 S. Mit je einem Frontisp. v. J. M. Moreau gest. v. Baquoy, Simonet, Thomas, et Friere. - L'homme des champs, ou les georgiques francoises. avec les variantes et les morceaux ajoutes par l'auteur. Strasbourg, Levrault 1805. XXXIV, 282, 41 S. - La pitié, Poëme. Paris, Giguet et Michaud 1805. 237 S. Mit 4 (v. 5) Kupfertaf. Ohne Frontisp. Stellenw. stiockfl. Vicaire III, 123 - "Planches gravées par Duparc, Courbe, Berthaud d’après Monsiau sous la direction d’Anselin". - Paradis perdu. 3 vols. 1805. 1 Bl., XL. 364 S; 1 Bl., 424; 1 Bl., 388 S. Mit je 1 Frontisp. nach Le Barbier, gest. v. N. Thomas. - VIRGIL, [Publius Maro]. Bucolica. Les Bucoliques de Virgile, traduites en vers francais. Précedees de la vie du poète Latin, et accompagnées de remarques sur le texte. Giguet et Michaud 1806. 368 S. Mit 10 gest. Kupfertaf. u. 18 Textkpf. - Ders. Les Géorgiques. Avec les notes et les variantes. Paris, Chez Bleuet Pere 1807. 439 S. Mit 1 Titelportr. u. 4 Kupfertaf. - L 'Imagination poëme en VIII chants, accompagne de notes historiques et litteraires, par J. Esmenard. 2 vols. Paris, Giguet et Michaud 1806. XXXVIII, 263; 275 (1) S. Mit je 1 gest. Frontisp. - Poésies fugitives suivies de la traduction du passage du St.-Gothard, Poëme. Paris/Strasbourg, Nicolle, Giguet et Michaud/ Levrault 1807. 309 S. Mit 1 Titelportr. (Schabkunstblatt) u. 1 Kupfertaf. - Les trois règnes de la nature. Avec les notes par MM Couvier et Lefèvre-Gineau. 2 vols. Strasbourg, Levrault 1809. 1 Bl., 286; 5 Bll., 250 S. Mit je 1 gest. Frontisp. Vicaire III, 125; vgl. Graesse II, 354 - Pl. gravée par N. Thomas d'après J.-M. Moreau et 1 pl. gravée Mariage d'après Moreau le Jeune.

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