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         Histoire generale de Sicile

      Chez Isaac Beauregard|& Pierre Gosse 1745 - - Chez Isaac Beauregard & Pierre Gosse, A La Haye 1745, In-4 (19,5x25cm), (14) 511pp. et (4) 454pp. (10), 2 volumes reliés. - Edition originale, rare. Pages de titre en rouge et noir. Ornements typographiques : bandeaux, culs-de-lampe, lettrines. Absence des deux cartes qui se trouvent normalement dans le volume 1. Reliures en plaine basane marbrée d'époque. Dos à nerfs ornés de fers au gland caissonnés. Pièces de titre en maroquin brun, et de tomaison en maroquin rouge. Frottements. 2 coins émoussés. 2 petites fentes en tête du premier vollume. Beau papier dominoté des gardes. Quelques feuillets jaunis, quelques piqûres. Bon exemplaire. Le chapitre introductif traite des arts en Sicile sous l'Antiquité, puis en étudie l'histoire depuis la plus haute Antiquité avec l'établissement des Phéniciens en Sicile et la fondation de Palerme jusqu'à l'époque contemporaine de l'auteur. La sicile a connu une histoire mouvementée depuis son occupation par les Phéniciens, puis par les Grecs, par les carthaginois, enfin par les Romains, puis les Vandales, les Ostrogoths, les Bysantins, les Musulmans, les Normands, etc. Son histoire est extrèmement riche et symbolise celle des grandes révolutions de l'Europe. Hoefer VII, 840: "Le style de cet ouvrage laisse beaucoup à désirer, mais les faits y sont exactement rapportés." En effet, Burigny n'est nullement un styliste, mais aujourd'hui, cette langue factuelle et informative qui est la sienne serait plutôt un atout qu'un défaut. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] First edition, rare. Bindings plain marbled plain vintage. Back with nerves adorned with boxed glans. Title pieces in brown morocco, and tomaison in red morocco. Friction. 2 blunt corners. Head of Volume I a little soft and fragile. Beautiful paper dominated by the guards. (14) 511pp. et (4) 454pp. (10) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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         Astrotheologie, oder Anweisung zu der Kerkenntniß Gottess aus Betrachtung der himmlichen Körper, aus der fünften Engl. Ausgabe übersetzet, und in dieser vierten Auflage mit einer Nachricht von mehreren Scribenten ..

      First Edition, clxxxiv+ 381 pages sider, Hamburg, bey Johann Karl Bohn, 1745, Bound in a very fine contemporary full calf with raised bands and very rich golddecoration and goldtext on spine. With 3 folded engravings with 10 figures

      [Bookseller: Andersens Antikvariat]
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         Calendarium Perpetuum Ecclesiastico Civile

      A fascinating 18th century Italian perpetual calendar, constructed of manuscript and engraving on paper tacked to wood, with wood and board volvelles, with numerous concentric circles for displaying or calculating the Dominical Letter system, the epacts and phases of the moon, saints' days and holy days, and the Golden Numbers, together with the months and days of the Gregorian calendar. Engraved ornamental decoration to surround. 36-1/2 by 27 inches. Some age-darkening and toning, slight craquelure of varnish in some areas, expected age wear, overall very fine condition. Turin, 1745. Perpetual calendars are valid for many years, and often were designed to allow the calculation of the day of the week for a given date in the future. This particular calendar allows for the determination not only of days of the week but more advanced systems from the ecclesiastical calendar. The Dominical Letter is a method used to determine the day of the week for particular dates, assigning a letter to each year based on when the first Sunday of January falls. The Epact is the age of the ecclesiastical moon on January 1. The Golden Number refers to the 19-year Metonic cycle by which the phases of the moon recur on the same dates, and where in the 19-year cycle the current year falls is the Golden Number. The Epact and Golden Number systems are primarily used to calculate the calendar date of Easter Sunday, which varies from year to year because of the difference in the solar year (365-366 days) and the lunar year (354-355 days). Overall a fascinating example of an antique perpetual calendar. Provenance: descended through the Rossi di Montelera family (of Martini & Rossi fame).

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         L'economia del cittadino in villa divisa in sette libri. Con l'aggiunta delle qualità del cacciatore del medesimo Autore

      presso Giuseppe Bortoli, 1745. Cm. 23,5, pp. viii, 524. Belle testatine, finalini e numerosi capilettera xilografici. Graziosa legatura coeva in piena pergamena rigida con titoli in oro su tassello in pelle al dorso; tagli spruzzati. Antica nota di possesso manoscritta al frontespizio, qualche trascurabile fioritura sparsa. Esemplare ben conservato. Vincenzo Tanara (1600 ca.-1667), marchese bolognese, fu soldato presso varie corti italiane e incallito cacciatore. Questa classica ed interessante opera raccoglie capitoli riguardanti l'agricoltura, l'enologia e la gastronomia. Citata in numerose bibliografie venatorie per il capitolo conclusivo sul cacciatore e i numerosi richiami alla caccia sparsi nel testo. Cfr. Iccu; Ceresoli, 508; Lastri, 122; Piantanida, 1811..

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Apuleio]
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         DIREZIONI A' Giovani Studenti nel Disegno dell'Architettura Civile, Nell'Accademia Clementina Dell'Instituto delle Scienze unite da FERDINANDO GALLI BIBIENA Cittadino Bolognese, Accademico Clementino, Architetto Primario, e Pittore di camera, e feste Teatrali di S. M. Ces., E Cat. Divise in cinque parti - TOMO PRIMO Con una nuova aggiunta dedicate dall'Autore a S. Cattarina De Vigri da Bologna Protettrice della suddetta Accademia

      Nella Stamperia di LELIO DALLA VOLPE, IN BOLOGNA 1745 - Vol. in -16 (10,5 x 18,5 cm.), legatura d'epova m.pelle marrone con angoli, piatti marmorizzati gialli, titoli in oro entro riquadro di pelle rossa, tagli dei fogli marmorizzati rossi, pp. (12), 143, (1), 75 tav. incise su rame in fogli pià volte ripiegati (tavole da 60 a 69 postposte dopo la 75 come si evince anche dall'indice). Sporadiche fioriture ma nel complesso in buone condizioni (integro e ben legato). SECONDA EDIZIONE COMPLETA del Tomo Primo. SECOLO XVIII (prima metÃ)

      [Bookseller: Stampe Antiche e Libri d'Arte BOTTIGELLA]
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         Plan of the Glorious Battle of Hochstet gained by the Allies on August 13.th 1704. - For Mr. Tindal's Continuation of Mr. Rapin's History of England. - I. Basire Sculp.':.

      - Kolorierter Kupferstich v. Isaac Basire, 1745, 46 x 37,5 Schefold, Alte Ansichten aus Bayerisch Schwaben 44491. - Zeigt den Donaulauf von Dillingen bis Donaumünster-Erlingshofen mit Einzeichnungen von Truppenstellungen zur Schlacht im Jahre 1704. - Oben links Erklärungen von 1-7. - Unten rechts Erklärungen mit Kartusche von A-0. - Dekorative Karte.

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         Istoria del Concilio di Trento scritta dal padre Sforza Pallavicino della Compagnia di Gesù, poi Cardinale della Santa Romana Chiesa: ove insieme rifiutati con autorevoli testimonianze un'Istoria falsa, divolgata nello stesso argomento sotto nome di Pietro Soave Polano; divisa in tre parti

      appresso Giuseppe Marelli, 1745. Tre volumi di cm. 20,5, pp. (26) 862 (58); (8) 822; (6) 885 (71) [manca in fine al secondo volume l'indice delle cose notabili che segue le pagine di errata, poiché mai rilegato]. Con ritratto inciso in rame in antiporta, graziosa testatina sempre incisa in rame e alcuni capilettera xilografici. Bella legatura coeva in piena pergamena con titoli in oro al dorso. Strappetto senza mancanza di carta a p. 678 del terzo volume, sporadiche e lievi bruniture, qualche trascurabile alone limitato al margine di poche carte, peraltro esemplare fresco e ottimamente conservato. Rinomata edizione milanese di questa storia del Concilio di Trento scritta in risposta a quella sarpiana del 1619. La dottrina contenuta non si discosta da quella nell'esposizione dei fatti ma giunge a conclusioni diametralmente opposte. L'Autore (1607-1667) v'inserisce numerose digressioni che determinano veri e propri trattati di controversia; questa caratteristica portò quest'opera ad essere al centro di frequenti critiche. Cfr. Brunet, IV, 326; Iccu..

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         The History of the Present Rebellion in Scotland. From the Departure of the Pretender's Son from Rome, Down to the Present Time ? Taken from the Relation of Mr. James Macpherson ?

      M. Cooper, London 1745 - First edition. [iv], 47, [1] pp., with half-title. 8vo. First edition of the second of three anti-Jacobite tracts written by Fielding in October 1745 in response to the rebellion in Scotland. The work purports to be derived from the eyewitness account of Highlander James Macpherson, "entirely a figment of Fielding's imagination" (Battestin, p. 398). The work was published anonymously and later identified as Fielding's in Andrew Millar's advertisement of the author's works in the second edition of Sarah Fielding's Cleopatra and Octavia (1758). A fine copy in contemporary paneled calf of one of Fielding's rarest works on the market, with ABPC recording no copies sold at auction.[bound after:] PATTEN, Robert. The History of the Rebellion in the Year 1715 ? London: James Roberts, 1745. Folding map. Fourth edition [and:] FERGUSON, Capt. Adam. A Genuine Account of all the Persons of Note in Scotland, Who are Now Engaged in the Service of the Chevalier. London: J. Robinson, [c. 1745] [and:] Two Letters from a Gentlewoman Near Edinburgh to Her Daughter in London: Containing a Plain and Unaffected Narrative of What has Passed in that City Since the Commencement of the Present Rebellion. London: J. Robinson, 1745. Cross III, p. 310-1. Provenance: Archibald Algernon Henry St. Maur, 13 Duke of Somerset (bookplate); Duncan Cameron (bookplate); Louis & Anne Marie Davidson (bookplate) Contemporary Cambridge calf, gilt spine, citron morocco spine label, board edges gilt, a.e.g. Small ink splatter to margin of one page, else fine, in a custom cloth felt-lined clamshell box [iv], 47, [1] pp., with half-title. 8vo [Attributes: First Edition]

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         Plan of the Town and Harbour of Mahon, St. Philip's Castle, and its Fortifications.

      Artist: Basire Isaak ca ; issued in: London; date: ca1745 - - technic: Copper print; - colorit: colored; - condition: Perfect condition; - size (in cm): 37 x 62,5; - description: Map shows the maps of Mahon and St. Philippe (Fort St. Philippe) in Menorca depicting the names of all important places.; - vita of the artist: Isaac Basire (1704 ? 1768) was an engraver and first in a family line of prolific and well-respected engravers. Isaac Basire was known as a map engraver. His most well-known work is the frontispiece to an edition of Bailey's dictionary (1755).

      [Bookseller: Antique Sommer& Sapunaru KG]
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         Voyage autour du monde, sur le vaisseau de sa majesté Britannique l'Endeavour, ... précédé d'un discours en forme d'introduction sur les principaux navigateurs anglais et français qui ont précédé l'Endeavour: suivi d'un abrégé des deux derniers voyages du capitaine Cook, ... Ouvrage traduit de l'Anglais. Par le C. Henri.Paris, Guillaume, 1797. 2 volumes. 8vo. With 6 folding engraved plates. Contemporary half calf.

      Beddie 715; Forbes 277; Kroepelien 946; Sabin 58789; cf. Hill 1308-1309. First edition of the French translation of the best of the unofficial accounts of Cook's first voyage, followed by an extensive summary of Cook's second and third voyages which takes up most of the second volume. Sydney Parkinson (1745?-1771) was engaged by Sir Joseph Banks to accompany him in the Endeavour to the South Seas, as natural history draughtsman. He made numerous botanical drawings as well as landscapes, portraits of local chiefs etc. "Banks spoke highly of his "unbounded industry" in making for him a much larger collection of drawings than he anticipated. His observations, too, were valuable, and the vocabularies of South Sea languages given in the journal are of great interest" (Hill).Parkinson died on January 26, 1771, on the homeward voyage, and was buried at sea. By the terms of his will, his brother Stanfield claimed all of his drawings and proceeded to make preparations, with the assistence of Dr. Kenrick, for a rival publication to Hawkesworth's authorized account of the voyage. Hawkesworth succeeded in court in delaying the Parkinson publication till his own edition would have been published, and he further excluded mention of Parkinson in his account. Before the actual publication in 1773, Stanfield Parkinson died of insanity. The present French translation adds an extensive introduction by the translator Captain Henri and the extensive summary of Cook's second and third voyages as added to the 1784 reissue of the original English edition. With the bookplate of Franz Pollack-Parnau (1903-1981), descendant of a Jewish industrialist family from Vienna, who accumulated an impressive library in the family palace on Schwarzenbergplatz, library stamps of the Verein Humanitas from Vienna and a related owner's inscription on both half-titles. Some spots throughout and the spines restored, but generally in good condition.

      [Bookseller: ASHER Rare Books (Since 1830)]
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         Tabula Americae Specialis Geographica Regni Peru, Brasiliae, Terrae Firmae.

      Norimberga, 1745 - Incisione in rame, mm 485x570, coloritura d'epoca. Interessante carta geografica con bel cartiglio in alto a destra. La dicitura "Eredi Homann" distingue l'attivit? tipografica intrapresa dai figli e generi di J.B. Homann, dopo la sua morte, avvenuta nel 1723. Come per il predecessore, anche le carte degli eredi sono caratterizzate da una notevole eleganza e modernit?; in esse sono ben amalgamati l'aspetto scientifico e quello decorativo. Esemplare in ottimo stato di conservazione. cartografia.

      [Bookseller: libreria antiquaria perini Sas di Perini]
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         ROMA ANTICA, E MODERNA o sia nuova descrizione. Della moderna Città di Roma, e di tutti gli Edifizj notabili, che fono in effa, e delle cofe più celebri, che erano nella Antica Roma. Con le autorità del Cardinal Baronio, Ciacconio, Boffi, Panciroli, Marli

      Stamperia di Giovanni Zempel, Roma 1745, 1st ed. 8°, xvi,510 pp.+ frontispiece, 2 folding woodcut maps + 17 folding woodcut plates (one with one closed tear), profusely illustrated with woodcuts in text, bound in contemporary vellum, first leaves loose, n

      [Bookseller: Andersens Antikvariat]
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         El Antenor.

      2 Bände. 8. IV, 399 S. Titel, 408 S. Marm. Pbde. d. Zt. mit goldgepr. Rückensch. u. Rückenverg. Sehr seltene erste Ausgabe des zweiten Romans des spanischen Jesuiten, Schriftstellers und Übersetzers. - P. de Montengón (1745-1824) ging 1767 wegen eines Dekretes zur Vertreibung der Jesuiten nach Italien. Er hat einige Romane und Theaterstücke verfasst und vorwiegend antike Texte in spanische übersetzt. Sein bekanntestes und erfolgreichstes Werk ist der Bildungsroman "Eusebio" (1786-1788 2. geänderte Fassung: 1807-1808), beeinflußt von Rousseaus "Emile". - Sehr gutes sauberes Exemplar.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Haufe & Lutz]
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         Lettre d'un Négociant à un milord, dans laquelle on considère, sans partialité, l'importance de l'île Minorque, et de Port-Mahon; avec l'Histoire et une Description abbrégée de l'une et de l'autre. Traduit de l'Anglois. S.l. (Londres, Baldwin), 1756. RELIÉ AVEC (en tête): 2). [ LONG (Edward) ]. La Neutralité de l'Espagne ou Instruction familière à l'usage de la Nation Britannique sur le Génie, la Politique et les forces des Espagnols. Traduction de l'Anglois. A Amsterdam, 1759. 3). [ CHÉVRIER (François Antoine) ]. La Voix de la Paix. Ou Considérations sur l'Invitation à la tenue d'un congrès, faite par les Rois de la Grande-Bretagne et de Prusse avec un projet de Pacification. En VI. Lettres par une plume impartiale. A Amsterdam, chez Albert van der Kroe, 1761. 4). [ MOREAU (Nicolas Jacob) ]. Lettre sur la Paix, à Mr. Le Comte de ***

      7 ouvrages en 1 volume in-8. 1). 2ff. 63pp. 2). 55pp. 3). 91pp. 4). 45pp. (1f.blanc). 5). 22pp. (1f.blanc) 6). 12pp. 7). 37pp. Plein veau, dos à nerfs orné (reliure de l'époque, coiffe supérieure élimée, coins émoussés, mors légèrement ouverts). Rousseurs. Trous de vers touchant le texte aux 2 derniers ouvrages. Intéressant recueil de pièces sur la position diplomatique de la France lors des deux conflits majeurs du XVIIIe siècle, la Guerre de Sept ans et la guerre de Succession d'Autriche. Le premier ouvrage est une description de Minorque publiée à l'occasion du siège de l'île par les Français au début de la Guerre de Sept ans. Le recueil contient également 3 premières parties (sur 7) des "Lettres à un Provincial, sur la justice des motifs de la Guerre, et sur les conjonctures présentes de l'Europe. Avec les Réponses" publiées à Neuchâtel en 1745.

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         Statuti della Patria del Friuli rinovati e dedicati all'Illustr.mo ed Eccell.mo Sig.Girolamo Ascanio Zustignano,Luogotenente...

      Udine,1745.In 8° ( cm.16 x 22).Pagine 142- Indice 143-155- Capitoli generali 16.Esemplare in barbe.Legatura in mezza pelle,con filetti e fregi tipografici,in oro, e titoli,su tasselli a sfondo rosso e sfondo nero,su splendido dorso arrotondato,a nervi sporgenti.Elegante frontespizio con inciso il Leone di San Marco.Marginale ingiallimento delle carte,lievi fioriture alle sguardie,ma lo stato di conservazione è molto buono. Parte Prima:Costituzioni della Patria del friuli.Parte Seconda:Capitoli Generali.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria LEG Antiqua Ossola]
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         Per i Canonici di Girgenti = Castelli, Vicari, ed Alonge = provisti secondo il solito nella pendenza della causa della Regalia.

      Napoli 1745 - 1780, NAPOLI - ITALIANO Volume antico contenente una raccolta di atti giudiziari che vanno dalla metà del '700 al 1780, in 4°, stato discreto, rilegato con coperta rigida, coeva, in pergamena, titolo manoscritto sul dorso, diversi segni del tempo, fioritura sparsa, tagli leggermente bruniti, pagine ben conservate, con marginalia, alcune brunite e con becca, poche con fori di tarlo. Presenta segnatura dei fascicoli, richiami, alcuni frontespizi con bella marca tipografica in nero; testatine e capilettera. Su un frontespizio scritta ex libris. I tavola con albero genealogico. Su foglio di guardia indice manoscritto.

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         Plan mit Karte der Umgebung im Jahre 1745 ('Carte Particuliere Des Environs D. Worms Avec La Position Des Troupes Detachés De L Armée De son Altesse Serenisime Mgr. Le Prince De Conty. Campée Aux Ordes De Mr. Le Cte. De Segur Le Parordre De Mr. Le Marquis De Custine 1745').

      - aquarellierte Tuschefederzeichnung v. Bourgevis, dat. 1745, 49 x 77 Sehr fein ausgeführte Manuskriptkarte von Worms und seiner Umgebung mit Plänen der Städte und Dörfer Herrnsheim, Pfiffligheim, Neuhausen, Weinsheim, Roxheim u.a. - Im Kartenhimmel Putte mit Erklärungen. - Oben links Titelkartusche. - Mittig rechts bis zum Rand größere Fehlstelle.

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         Patrimonio di San Pietro, con le sue più cospicue Strade Antiche e Moderne, e principali casati e tenute di esso, descritto da Giacomo Filippi Ameti Romano, e data in luce da Domenico de Rossi in Roma, l'anno 1696.

      1745. Interessante carta geografica dell'alto Lazio derivante dal modello di Ameti, pubblicata nel 1696. La mappa mostra una parte della costa occidentale italiana che va da Roma a Orbetello. Civitavecchia è indicata nel centro della costa. Tra le altre città indicate si trovano Viterbo, Valentano, Montefiascone, Civita Castellana. Incisione in rame, coloritura l'originale in ottimo stato di conservazione. Interesting map of the north portion of Lazio derived by the Ameti model, published in 1696. The map shows part of the west coast of Italy between Rome and Orbetello. Civitavecchia is shown in the centre of the coast. Other towns marked include Viterbo, Valentano, Montefiascone, Civita Castellana. This is a large antique map, printed on thick, good quality paper with original outline hand colour and decorative vignettes.

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         Leçons de physique expérimentale

      1745 - 6 volumes À Paris, chez Durand, 1745-1764, in-12, 6 volumes, veau marbré de l'époque, dos à nerfs et fleuronnés, filet à froid en encadrement des plats, tranches rouges, Frontispice représentant une démonstration de physique dans un cabinet ; 116 planches dépliantes gravées sur cuivre, représentant les instruments et appareils de physique utilisés par l'abbé Nollet lors de ses leçons publiques. Mélange d'éditions, comme à la plupart des exemplaires rencontrés. Nollet, fut le vulgarisateur scientifique et en électricité le plus célèbre du XVIIIe siècle. Ses leçons publiques étaient les manifestations de ce genre les plus populaires de son époque. Grâce à des démonstrations soigneusement orchestrées avec des centaines d'instruments différents, Nollet parvenait à divertir son auditoire enthousiaste. Il fut le premier, en France, à réaliser des expériences avec la bouteille de Leyde et l'un des premiers à publier la relation existant entre la lumière et les étincelles électriques. À l'instar de son homologue du méridional Bertholon, il traita de l'électricité du corps humain dans l'un de ses premiers ouvrages (publié en 1746). Ses théories sur l'électricité furent, dans l'ensemble, en contradiction avec la plupart des physiciens et philosophes de l'époque, dont Benjamin Franklin. Étiquette ex-libris d'Albert Nachet, fameux fabricant de microscopes. Bel exemplaire, de provenance intéressante ; notons une légère différence de fers dans la décoration des dos des volumes. DSB, X, p. 145. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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         A Universal History from the Earliest Account of Time to the Present.

      Dublin, : George Faulkner, . Very good condition with only very minor signs of external wear, for example front cover and spine are worn and slightly rubbed. Slight discolouration on inside pages and a stain on title page. . Volume VI. Dublin, George Faulkner, 1745. 23 cm x 36 cm. VI, 871 pages. Illustrated wtih Maps, Cuts, Notes, Chronological, and Other Tables. Original Hardcover. Very good condition with only very minor signs of external wear, for example front cover and spine are worn and slightly rubbed. Slight discolouration on inside pages and a stain on title page. Includes for example the following sections: 'The Roman History'; 'Emperor Julian'; 'The Goths'; 'Taking of Constantinople by the Turks'; 'The History of the Carthaginians'; 'From the First to the Second Punic War' etc. From the library of Paul Maylor, Lord Mayor of Cork (1811). Signed by Paul Maylor.

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         Representation des fetes donnees par la ville de Strasbourg pour la convalescence du roi;a l'arrivee et pendent le sejour de sa Majeste en cette ville

      Aubert Laurent, Paris 1745 - Large Folio (62 X 45cm). Engraved title with figurative border,engraved portrait of the King. 11 engraved double-page plates as called for. Plates in good condition with just a faint dampstain to lower margin of 1 plate. 20 engraved text pages with floral and figurative borders, 2 large vignettes. 10 of the last text pages with old marginal dampstains to foot of page not affecting text. An impressive work showing the festivities held for Louis XV in 1744,celebrating his recovery from a serious illness he had contracted in Metz. In a 19th century blue half calf binding,partly worn and with rubbed corners. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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         Philosophia utilis et jucunda. Tribus tomis comprehensa, quorum I. logicam, metaphysicam, & ethicam, II. Elementa mathematum, & III. Physicam, cum appendice de electricitate complectitur. 3 Bände. Tomus I. Complectens logicam, metaphysiucum, & ethicam; Tomus II. Complectens elementa mathematum quae ad physicae integritatem spectant. Tomus III. Physicam cum appendice de electricitate exhibens.

      Pedeponti prope Ratisbonam, vulgo Stadt am Hof (Regensburg), Gastl, 1745. - Kl. 8vo (ca. 16,4x10,5 cm), 1 doppelblattgroßes Titelblatt in Rot und Schwarz, 3 Blätter, 534 S., 3 Blätter; 2 Blätter, 543 Seiten, 1 Blatt, 34 gefaltete Kupfertafeln; 236 Seiten, 2 Blätter, 5 gefaltete Kupfertafeln. Ganzledereinbände der Zeit mit jeweils einem goldgeprägtem Wappensupralibro auf dem Einbanddeckeln vorne und hinten, Erste Ausgabe. - Jöcher II, 1528 - Poggendorff I, 928. - Die Schrift war eine Vorstudie zu Gordons berühmten Hauptwerk Physicae experimentalis elementa (1751-53). Enthält neben Beiträgen über Logik, Metaphysik und Ethik auch solche über Mathematik, Optik (Laterna obscura), Hydrostatik (Taucherglocke, Vakuumkugel, Springbrunnen), Astronomie, Pyrotechnik, Fortifikation, Architektur, Elektrizität etc. Die Einbände etwas bestoßen, an den Rücken oben etwas fransig, die Goldprägungen vereinzelt etwas gedunkelt, innen vereinzelt etwas gebräunt, kleiner Stempel auf einem Titelblatt, sonst wohlerhaltene Exemplare. Der schottische Theologe, Philosoph, Physiker und Benediktinermönch Andreas Gordon (1712-1751) war Professor für Philosophie an der Universität Erfurt. Da er in Deutschland eine aufgeklärte Philosophie vertrat, geriet er in Konflikt mit den Jesuiten. Gegen die erhobenen Vorwürfe, darunter auch den der Ketzerei, konnte sich Gordon mit Unterstützung der Universität Erfurt behaupten. Wappensupralibros der Benediktiner-Bibliothek Michaelbeuren, datiert 1731. [Attributes: First Edition]

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         A Compendious History of the House of Austria and the German Empire. Containing, A General View of the Germanic Constitution. A short chronological Account of the Emperors from Charlemagne to Rodolph of Hapsburg, Founder of the House of Austria

      London: J. Mechell, at the King's Arms in Fleet-street, 1745. Includes a coloured folding Map By Emanuel Bowen of the Dominions and Claims of the Queen of Hungary and Her Consort the Grand Duke of Tuscany. vii,[2],18-430 pp. 8vo. Contemporary clf, front hinge off. Includes a coloured folding Map By Emanuel Bowen of the Dominions and Claims of the Queen of Hungary and Her Consort the Grand Duke of Tuscany. vii,[2],18-430 pp. 8vo. ESTC N3058

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         Elemens generaux des principales parties des Mathèmatiques, necessaires a l'Artillerie et au génie. Tome second. Mit 32 gefalteten Kupfertafeln.

      Paris Charles-Antoine Jombert 1745 - 4°. 3 Bll., 376 S. + Tafeln. Ldr. d. Zt. m. Rverg. (leicht berieben, bestoßen, fleckig, Rücken mit Abschabungen, 5 kl. Wurmgängen und mit kl. Ein- u. Ausriß am ob. Kapital. Vgl. Poggendorff I. 537. - Abbé Deidier (1698-1746) war Professor an der Ecole militaire de la Fère für Artillerie. - Bd. 2, der 2-bändigen Ausgabe. In Band 1 wären weitere 30 Tafeln enthalten. Vorliegender Band enthält das 3. Buch mit dem ausführlichen Traité de Perspective. Mit 2 drittelseitigen Textkupfern von C. Cochin filius u. Soubeyran. - Nur minimal fleckig. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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         El Orinoco ilustrado, y defendido, historia natural, civil, y geographica de este gran rio, y de sus caudalosas vertientes: govierno, usos, y costumbres de los Indios sus habitadores, con nuevas, y utiles noticias de animales, arboles, frutos, aceytes, resinas, yervas, y raices medicinales; y sobre todo, se hallaràn conversiones muy singulares à N. Santa Fé, y casos de mucha edificacion. Escrita por el Padre Joseph Gumilla, de la Compañia de Jesus, missionero, y superior de las missiones del Orinoco, Meta, y Casanare, calificador, y consultor del Santo Tribunal de la Inquisicion de Cartagena de Indias . Segunda impression, revista, y aumentada por su mismo autor .

      Madrid, Por Manuel Fernandez, impressor de el Supremo Consejo de la Inquisicion, y de la reverenda Camara Apostolica, 1745. - 2 volumes. 4°, later (mid-twentieth-century?) stiff vellum, gilt rules and corner ornaments on covers, smooth spines with gilt author, short-title, and bands. Woodcut "IHS" monogram on each title page. Woodcut initials. Scattered light foxing; a few quires lightly browned, a few more with medium browning. In very good condition. (24 ll.), 403, (1) pp., (2 ll.), 1 large engraved folding map, 1 engraved plate; (4 ll.), 412 pp., (8 ll.), 1 engraved plate [pagination skips pp. 145-148 without loss of text, as in the JCB copy]. *** Second edition of a work first published in Madrid, 1741; this edition was revised and augmented by the author. José Gumilla (1686-1750) began working as a missionary in the Orinoco Valley (province of Amazonas, in Venezuela) in 1714. He rose to be the superior of the Jesuit missions there. When he briefly returned to Spain in the late 1730s, he compiled this early account of the valley's geography, natural history, and ethnography. Among the topics discussed: the cacao tree; characteristics of the Indians; the origin of black color and various racial mixtures; the customs of various Orinoco Indian tribes; dances; food; medicinal herbs; turtle fishing; arms and warfare; Indian languages; fatal poisons, including curare; and tobacco plants.The large folding map shows the length of the Orinoco River with its Jesuit missions, and the north coast of South America. One of the engravings shows musical instruments(at I, 209); the other shows a manatee and an Indian striking a war drum (at II, 112).*** Alden, European Americana 745/100. Medina, Bibliotheca hispano-americana 3376. Palau 111192. Streit III, 504. Backer-Sommervogel III, 1949. Leclerc 1471. Sabin 29275. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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         Antique Map-HANOVER-GERMANY-Covens en Mortier-1745

      - Map : 'Electoratus Hanoveranus sive Dominia Regis Magnae Brittaniae in Germania '. (Map of the Electorate of Hanover.) Detailed old hand coloured map with beautiful cartouche of the Hanover Electorate. Copperplate engraving on verge type hand laid paper with watermark. Original and late hand colouring. Description: Published in Amsterdam by Covens en Mortier, 1745.Artists and Engravers: The 18th century Dutch map trade could build on their reputation that originated from the Golden Age much longer than was assumed until now. The Amsterdam publishing company Covens & Mortier (1685-1866) has played an important part in this process. Most likely this company was the largest map trader of his days. Thousand of maps were brought on the market by Covens & Mortier, often edited from earlier sources and all members of this firm were gifted with a great commercial talent. Condition: Very good. General age related toning. Original fold lines. Several small tears in margins backed by tape. Storage location: B17-24 The overall size is ca. 21.9 x 26.4 inch. The image size is ca. 20.5 x 24.4 inch. The overall size is ca. 55.5 x 67 cm. The image size is ca. 52 x 62 cm.

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         Tabula Americae Specialis Geographica Regni Peru, Brasiliae, Terrae Firmae.

      1745. Incisione in rame, mm 485x570, coloritura d'epoca. Interessante carta geografica con bel cartiglio in alto a destra. La dicitura "Eredi Homann" distingue l'attività tipografica intrapresa dai figli e generi di J.B. Homann, dopo la sua morte, avvenuta nel 1723. Come per il predecessore, anche le carte degli eredi sono caratterizzate da una notevole eleganza e modernità; in esse sono ben amalgamati l'aspetto scientifico e quello decorativo. Esemplare in ottimo stato di conservazione.

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         ITALIAE ANTIQUE ITEM INSULARUM SICILIAE, SARDINIAE, CORSICAE, TYPUS ET NOVA DELINEATIO, AERI INSCULPTA PER MATTHAEM SEUTTER S. CAES. ET REG. CATHOL. MAJEST. GEOGRAPHUM AUGUSTAE VINDELC.

      1745.

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         Rare Antique Print-LONDON-THAMES-ST. PAUL'S CATHEDRAL-Haffner-Rupprecht-1745

      - Antique print, titled: 'Prospectus Londinum Sedes Regia, et praecipua.' - A bird's eye view of London, with the Thames, London Bridge, St. Paul's Cathedral and Tower of London. An unusual and highly stylised view of London. The river Thames is bustling with activity, while the Globe Theatre can be seen on the southern bank. The word Londen, printed in reverse in the top margin points to this perhaps being an optical print. Engraving on hand laid paper. Description: Published in Augsburg. Very rare view.Artists and Engravers: Made by 'Johann Christoph Haffner & Marcus Abraham Rupprecht' after an anonymous artist. Johann Christoph Haffner (1668-1754) was a German engraver from Ulm, active in Augsburg. Condition: Excellent, given age. Original middle fold as issued. Left and right margins cropped to or just over the platemark. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully. Storage location: TPC-Expo-P7-50 The overall size is ca. 17.5 x 13.1 inch. The image size is ca. 15.7 x 12.1 inch. The overall size is ca. 44.5 x 33.4 cm. The image size is ca. 39.9 x 30.7 cm.

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         Wahrer Mineral-Gehalt, Und Davon abstammende Würck-Kräfften deren Kißinger/ und Bockleter Heyl- Trinck- und Baad-Brunnen, in dem Fürstenthum Wirtzburg, und Hertzogthum Francken Hochfürstlichen Amts Wald-Aschach an dem Saal-Fluß, (.) Aus wahrer Experimental- Physique, reiner Chemie ohnumstößlich Hydrostatisch- Hydraulisch- und Mechanischen Lehr-Sätzen erklärt. Mit einer mehrfachgefalt. Karte: Prospect Der Stadt Kissingen, und dabey gelegenen Gesundheits-Brunnen.

      Wirtzburg Kleyer 1745 - Gr.-8°. 222 S. + Karte. (unbeschnitten) Späterer Ppbd. mit handschriftl. Bibl.-RSch (leicht berieben, bestoßen, lichtrandig und fleckig). Erste Ausgabe. Hirsch/H. IV, 399. Pfeiffer 23503. Nicht bei Lentner, Pfister etc. - Ohne das 6-seitige Register am Ende. - Die hübsche Ansicht aus der Vogelschau nach einer Vorlage von Balthasar Neumann gestochen von Joh. Balthasar Gutwein (vgl. Thieme/Becker XV, 363). - Franz Joseph Oberkamp (1710-1768) war Arzt am Julius-Spital und Professor der Medizin an der Universität Würzburg, seit 1748 in Heidelberg. - Titel papierbedingt leicht sonst nur im Spiegel gebräunt, teils minimal stockfleckig, StaT. - Selten! [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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         De la manière de graver à l'eau-forte et au burin. Et de la gravure en manière noire. Avec la façon de construire les presses modernes, et d'imprimer en taille-douce. Par Abraham Bosse, graveur du Roi. Nouvelle édition revue, corrigée et augmentée du double, et enrichie de dix-neuf planches en taille-douce.

      - Paris, Charles-Antoine Jombert, 1745. In-8, XXXII-186-(6 : catalogue) pp., reliure de l'époque plein veau, dos orné, tranches rouges (coiffes arasées). Ex-libris manuscrit : Pessenet Marchan. Orné d'un frontispice, de 19 planches dépliantes (complet) et de 5 vignettes gravées. * Voir photographies / See pictures. *** Membre du SLAM et de la LILA / ILAB Member. La librairie est ouverte du mardi au samedi de 14h à 19h. Si vous souhaitez passer à la librairie pour un livre, merci de nous prévenir au préalable, l'ensemble du stock visible en ligne n'étant pas immédiatement consultable. *** Langue : Français

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         Hamburg (große Panorama-Ansicht).

      Augsburg: Probst/Wolff Erben um 1745 - Kupferstich, 103 x 33 cm (von 2 Platten gedruckt). Breitrandig und sehr gut erhalten. * vgl. Fauser 5397. Dekorative Panorama-Ansicht, Blick über Elbe, Grasbroock und Hafen auf die Stadt, rechts der St. Georgsturm, links am Rand der Altonaer Kirchturm. Oben Schriftband mit dem Stadtnamen sowie in den Ecken je ein Kästchen mit lat. Gebäudeerklärungen 1-19 sowie a-z; unten im Rand die deutschen Erläuterungen. Imposantes Blatt in frischer Erhaltung. Selten.

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         Wermsdorf. - Schloss Hubertusburg. - Landkarte. - "Grundriss von der Mutzschner Heyde bey Hubertusburg".

      - Historische Ortsansicht. Kupferstich, koloriert, um 1745. Von Christian Friedrich Boetius. 42,7 x 64,2 cm (Darstellung ) / 48,2 x 66,7 cm (Blatt). Unten rechts innerhalb der Darstellung in einer verzierten Kartusche mit "Grundriss von der Mutzschner Heyde bey St. Hubertusburg : wie in selbiger Ihro Königl. Majt. in Pohlen u. Churfurstl. Durchl. zu Sachsen Augustus III. Die Jagd-Routen zu der Parforce-Jagd im Jahr 1741 anlegen und verfertigen laßen durch dero General-Major und Ober-Ingenieur I. G. M. Fürstenhoff" betitelt. Ferner unten um "C. F. Boetius sc." ergänzt. - Die Darstellung zeigt den Grundriss von Schloss Hubertusburg (ab 1721 errichtet) bei Wermsdorf mit dem Park und der weiteren Umgebung. Kartusche mit einer Jagdszene geschmückt. - Minimale Alterungsspuren. Oberer Rand angerändert, hier Papier leicht wellig. Unten mit kleinem Papierriss im Randbereich. Insgesamt in einem guten Erhaltungszustand. Christian Friedrich Boetius (1706 in Leipzig - 1782 in Dresden) war ein deutscher, Maler, Zeichner und Kupferstecher. Ab 1764 war er in Dresden als Hofmaler und Professor an der Dresdner Kunstakademie tätig. Sprache: Deutsch

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         Paris.

      1745 - Antique Panoramic View of Paris, c1745. ornate dark brown wooden frame with gilding and a cream coloured museums-quality mount with a gold line. frame 54 x 120 cm print 34 x 100 cm. One of the most iconic antique views of Paris, printed on two sheets and joined in the middle, engraved and published by Johann Friedrich Probst, Augsburg, c1745. J.F. Probst (1721 - 1781)came from an extented family of engravers and publishers from Augsburg, Germany. He is the grandson of Johann Balthasar Probst (1689 - 1750) who founded the family firm. - Panoramic view with 50 point keys. Paris is seen from the South East looking towards Marly and Bougival. A priced addition to any collection that will look great over a fireplace or in a study. [ref: 2867 ]

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         Eloge) - L?éloge de la folie. Composé en forme de déclamation. Traduit par Mr. Gueudeville. Avec les notes de Gérard Listre et les belles figures de Holbein. Nouvelle édition.

      Amsterdam, Chez François l?Honoré, 1745, - in-8vo, 12 ff. + 340 p. + 10 ff. de table, illustré de 75 gravures sur bois (par P. LS. d?après Holbein) + 6 planches gravées en taille-douce dépl., çà et là quelques rousseurs, taches ou faiblesses du papier, reliure en basane d?époque, coiffe tirée avec manque, charnières faibles et part. fendues, corps du livre légèrement courbe. Edition populaire bien illustrée. Il s?agit d?une fiction burlesque et allégorique. Erasme y fait parler la déesse de la Folie et lui prête une critique virulente des diverses professions et catégories sociales, notamment les théologiens, les maîtres, les moines et le haut clergé mais aussi les courtisans dont nous avons une satire mordante. Cet auteur a excellé dans le genre satirique. Ainsi, il est l?auteur des Colloques : une satire piquante des m?urs de son époque qui souligne son esprit indépendant. Mais dans l?Eloge de la Folie, la satire s?élargit et dépasse l?époque de son auteur pour atteindre la société humaine en général.Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. Cohen, 348 (éd. de 1731).

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         A Universal History from the Earliest Account of Time to the Present.

      Dublin, George Faulkner. 1745 - Volume VI. 23 cm x 36 cm. VI, 871 pages. Illustrated wtih Maps, Cuts, Notes, Chronological, and Other Tables. Original Hardcover. Very good condition with only very minor signs of external wear, for example front cover and spine are worn and slightly rubbed. Slight discolouration on inside pages and a stain on title page. Includes for example the following sections: 'The Roman History'; 'Emperor Julian'; 'The Goths'; 'Taking of Constantinople by the Turks'; 'The History of the Carthaginians'; 'From the First to the Second Punic War' etc. From the library of Paul Maylor, Lord Mayor of Cork (1811). Signed by Paul Maylor.

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         Colonial Boston

      March 29, 1745. Manuscript Document Signed "Edm Quincy" , one page, 7.5" x 9.25", Boston, March 29, 1745. An invoice for "6 1/2 Barrels Powder" aboard "the Sloop Carthagina Richard Carmes M[aste]r on our acct… consign'd to Mr. Stephen Arault [sic] In Newport…" Below Quincy also includes "48 Bars Steel" and "Casting Steel". Stephen Ayrault (1709 - 1794) was a prominent Newport merchant. The powder may have been used in the capture of the fortress of Louisbourg in November 1745. Light spotting and edge wear including small tears and chips. Very good condition.

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         A Map of North America.West Indies.

      1745 - London c1745 copper engraved map; overall size 39 x 54 cm; image size38 x 47 cm. Detailed map of North America with California as an island, and the West Indies. From ‘Mr. Tindal’s Continuation of Mr. Rapin’s history of England’, with maps engraved by R.W. Seale. One of the last maps to show CA as an island! Folds as issued; paper evenly toned; some staining; some off-set; indistinctive plate marks; top cropped; 1 small burn hole; o/w exc. cond.

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         Leer-redenen, over verscheiden texten der Heilige Schrift [.].

      - 2 delen in 1 band. Leiden, Gerard Corts, 1745-1746. 4to. (32) 316 + (6) 317 p. Leer. (rug gerestaureerd)

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         A Serious Address to the People of Great Britain. In Which the Certain Consequences of the Present Rebellion, are Fully Demonstrated. Necessary to Be Perused by Every Lover of His Country, at This Juncture

      London: M. Cooper, 1745. First edition. [ii], 45, [1] pp. 8vo. Disbound. Light soiling and creasing to title. In a custom quarter cloth and card folder. First edition. [ii], 45, [1] pp. 8vo. First edition of the first of three of Fielding's anti-Jacobite tracts written in October 1745 at the urging of his friends in government. Cross III, p. 310; Rothschild 846

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        Scritti sopra le Valli di Ostellato

      Documento di mm 296x208 composto da 3 fogli, di cui uno singolo e due doppi, più un foglio volante (mm 293x200) su carta differente vergato in grafia diversa (in totale 6 carte). Il primo foglio e' bianco salvo per il titolo e la data sul recto. Il testo è vergato su una colonna sola (con molte cancellature e correzioni riportate sulla colonna opposta) e reca la data 5 febbraio 1745. Con richiami in calce (testo completo). Il foglio volante aggiunto è anch'esso scritto su una colonna sola e reca la data Ferrara, 7 aprile 1751. Minimi danni ai margini, qualche macchia, lievi arrossamenti marginali. Entrambe i testi riportano un parere tecnico circa dei lavori da eseguirsi sugli argini, sui ripari e sui "lavorieri" di canna della valle di Ostellato, in una diatriba con i Comacchiesi riguardante la pesca e lo spostamento del pesce. Il parere più esteso, redatto su richiesta del Commissario della R.C. Avv. Baldeschi, si richiama all'autorità di Luca Danesi, autore di Un discorso dela Cavo Contarino nel Ferrarese alla Punta d'Ariano, pubblicato insieme nelle Opere (Ferrara, 1670). Pur non essendo firmato, la nota sul titolo ricorda che questi scritti si trovavano fra le carte di Romualdo Bertaglia ed è quindi ipotizzabile che siano ascrivibili a quest'ultimo e che siano state scritte di suo pugno. Romualdo Bertaglia fu uno dei massimi ingegneri idraulici ferraresi del Settecento ed ebbe il titolo di matematico ed idrostatico della città. Insieme a Gian Andrea Barotti, letterato e uomo politico al centro del riformismo settecentesco a Ferrara, svolse un ruolo chiave nel progetto di immissione del Reno nel Po di Primaro attraverso la costruzione del cosiddetto cavo Benedettino..

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