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        Eigh. Brief in italienischer Sprache mit Empfehlungsformel und Unterschrift.

      Pavia 5 8 1796 - 2 1/4 Seiten, gr-8. - An G. Toscan, Bibliothekar des Naturhistorischen Museums in Paris und Übersetzer seiner 1792 erschienenen "Viaggi alle Due Sicilie". "Dottissimo Signore / Fino dell'anno scorso letto aveva in un Giornale Francese il Prospetto concernante la Traduzione, che voi e il Sigre. Duval vi proponevate di fare del mio Viaggio alle due Sicilie. Dopo qualche tempo vidi in altro Giornale uno squarcio di detta Traduzione, il quale riferiva in parte le cose da me osservate su'l Etna. Io volevo per lettere ringraziarvi dell'opere che voi, ed il chiarissimo vostro Collega fate il mio libro; ma mi è stato conteso per la volta comunicazione tra l'Italia e la Francia. . esser vero che a Venezia si fa una ristampa dei miei Viaggi (e credo ne stiano a quest'ora esuti quattro volumi) ma senza la più picciola aggiunta, la più piccola correzione. Non è già che non si potettero fare aggiunte ed amendazioni al mio libro, troppo conoscendone io i difetti, ma per far ciò convenientemente, non vi era mezzo migliore e più sicuro che rivisitare i Pezzi vulcanizzati da me prime veduti; ma le circostanze mie non me lo hanno permesso. . Passo ora alla vostra traduzione. Non posso esprimervi con parole quanto e poi quanto mi sia piaciuta. . Che fedeltà, che chiarezza, che previsione, che eleganza di stile! . Debbo finalmente esser riconoscente al celeberrime Sig.re Faujas per le sensate sue annotazioni, nè lascio in questo medesimo ordinario di mostrare gli per lettere la mia gratitudine .". - Schrift teilweise durchschlagend, minimale Papierschäden, Siegelausriss auf dem Adressblatt unterlegt. Ausführlicher Brief über eines der Hauptwerke Spallanzanis, der als bedeutender Physiologe und Mitbegründer der modernen Vulkanologie und Meteorologie gilt. E. T. A. Hoffmann war von seinen Forschungen fasziniert und ließ ihn unter der Schreibweise "Spalanzani" mehrmals in seinen Schriften auftreten; von dort wurde er als Bühnenfigur in Jacques Offenbachs phantastische Oper "Hoffmanns Erzählungen" übernommen. Der Diplomat, Historiker und Schriftsteller Amaury Duval (1760-1838) wirkte an Toscans Übersetzung mit, der Geologe Barthélemy Faujas de Saint-Fond (1741-1819) steuerte Anmerkungen bei. - Selten. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Wiener Antiquariat Ingo Nebehay GmbH]
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        SCHEDULE of Papers. [41 papers]. [Collection of Printed Internal Communications in the Royal Navy, October 1796 - January 1797, Pertaining to the French Expedition to Ireland]. (No title page, apparently as issued; completed from internal information).

      N.p., British Admiralty. 1796 -1797.. Soft cover. 4to, 29cm, un-paginated, c.55pp., including several folding tables, in the original plain blue wraps, frayed along the spine, wraps a bit wrinkled, very good condition, very rare. French intended to land a large expeditionary force in Ireland during the winter of 1796 1797 which would join with the United Irishmen and drive the British out of Ireland. These documents concern the state and condition of His Majesty's ships, and orders and letters concerning their sailing and deployment. This is all in reaction to the French expedition to Ireland, which was monitored by the British Fleet under Colpoys. Despite all the bustle reported in these communications, the British fleet was ineffective and Colpoys was replaced. Fortunately for the British, though not so fortunate for Irish patriots, the weather accomplished what the Royal Navy could not, sending the French fleet home in tatters. This is a fascinating document from the Napoleonic Wars, pertaining to one of the more colorful incidents of that troubled period. - With the bookplate of well known collector and bibliographer, Mario Witt. .

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        "Schweizerlieder mit Melodien" - 1796 Swiss Songbook with Inscription to Jenny Lind

      Zurich: David Bürkli, 1796. Fourth Edition. Used; Like New/Used; Like New. Schweizerlieder mit Melodieen. Des ersten Theils vermehrte vierte Auflage. An original collection of Swiss songs mostly for three voices and continuo, bearing an inscription on the title page supposedly from Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy to Jenny Lind. The inscription and signature are almost certainly spurious, but appear to date from the 19th century and share some similarities with Mendelssohn's hand, though here rather more shaky and uncertain than is seen in authentic examples. The volume contains settings of texts by Johann Kaspar Lavater, originally for voice and continuo, arranged by Johann Heinrich Egli for 1-4 voices and continuo, including 6 new settings by Egli, 2 to texts of Lavater and 4 to texts of F. von Stolberg. Cf. Refardt, E. Historisch-Biographisches Musikerlexikon der Schweiz. 88 pp. Printed in single-impression music type throughout, with an engraving to the cover. Disbound; title page detached, with heavy wear and toning; light edge wear and toning throughout but internally fine, overall very good. 10.5 x 8.5 inches (27 x 22 cm). The music is rare, with WorldCat recording only 8 copies outside Switzerland.

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        House of Assembly. Journal of the House of Assembly, of Lower-Canada. From the 20th November 1795, to the 7th May, 1796, both days inclusive. In the Thirty-Sixth Year of the Reign of King George the Third.

      Quebec. Printed by Order of the House of Assembly, and sold by John Neilson, M.DCC.XCVI. [1796].. Soft cover. Book 4to. 24.5cm, 2p.l.,318p., added French title page, text in French and English on facing pages, 5 folding leaves included in the pagination, small repairs to English title-page, rebound in half speckled tan calf, black and gilt ruled bands, crushed green morocco label, gilt titles, with the contemporary marbled boards, a fine copy (ds1). - Tremaine 996. Tremaine notes: "The House ordered that 100 copies of its Journal of the fourth Session of the first assembly, Nov. 20, 1795 - May 7, 1796 be printed in English and French for the use of Members and that none but the printer be so licensed to print the same. An index was issued later.without printer's name of date.upon paper with the date 1807 in the watermark. It is only occasionally found with copies of the Journal." This 41p. Index is not with our copy. .

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        POEMS ON VARIOUS SUBJECTS

      Printed for G. G. and J. Robinsons, and J. Cottel, Bookseller, Bristol, London 1796 - xvi,188,[4]pp. Small octavo. Contemporary mottled calf, gilt extra, marbled endleaves. Joints neatly restored, spine ends a bit worn, spine gilding (including title) rubbed, internally a very good, crisp copy, with the half-title, errata and leaf of adverts. First edition of Coleridge's first published collection of poetry, preceded by the rare verse-play, THE FALL OF ROBESPIERRE, several prose tracts, and THE WATCHMAN. With the booklabel of collector Abel Berland on the front pastedown. HAYWARD 206. WISE (COLERIDGE) 8. TINKER 678. ESTC T125613. NCBEL III:215.

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        TO THE FREEMEN OF THE STATE OF RHODE-ISLAND. IT HAVING BEEN REPRESENTED THAT MR. WILLIAM GREENE, AS ONE OF THE STATE'S COMMITTEE, CONDUCTED IMPROPERLY, I THINK IT A DUTY TO GIVE A TRUE STATE OF THAT BUSINESS IN RESPECT TO HIM..

      Providence: Printed by D. Wheeler, 1796. Broadside, 9-1/8" x 11-1/2". Old fold lines, light wear and soil. Else Very Good, with irregular bottom edge. This unrecorded broadside expresses the public outrage over a State Committee's determination of the various rates at which Rhode Island towns would be taxed. Committeeman Greene was vilified for voting to increase taxes for certain towns. Dorrance defends Greene's honor and integrity, although Greene's views "differed very much from myself." Dorrance signs his name in type at the bottom, with the printed place and date: "Providence, August 26, 1796." John Dorrance [c.1747-1813], a native of Providence, graduated from Brown University in 1774. He was a Justice of the Court of Common Pleas; was involved with the Washington Insurance Company and a director of the Exchange Bank. Governor Fenner once accused Dorrance of having sold the body of a stranger who had committed suicide in exchange for a beaver skin hat. Fenner used the charge to squash Dorrance's run for a seat in the General Assembly in 1801; Dorrance later sued for slander. Not in Evans, Shipton & Mooney, Bristol, NAIP, ESTC, Alden, or [as of March 2017] on the online sites of OCLC, Library of Congress, AAS, Brown University, Yale, Harvard.

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        Delle facultà delle piante. Trattato in cui s’espongono le virtu delle piante, tanto di quelle addette all’uso medico, quanto di quelle, che servono ad altri usi nella civile economia. Ordinato secondo il sistema sessuale di Linneo.

      - 19. Napoli, presso Gaetano Raimondi, 1796. Prima edizione. Tre volumi in 8vo, piccolo fregio xil. sui front., pp. VIII, 404; da 405 a 784; da 785 a 1156 (con Indici). Legatura coeva in pergamena rigida titoli in oro al dorso (il terzo volume ha una legatura diversa da quella dei primi due ma con le stesse caratteristiche). Vincenzo Petagna (Napoli, 1734 - 1810) medico e botanico, professore di botanica all’Università di Napoli. Autore di rilevanti scoperte scientifiche, il Petagna contribuì in modo essenziale alla creazione del Real Orto Botanico di Napoli. Edizione originale di una delle più significative trattazioni di botanica pubblicate in Italia nel Settecento. Ad esempio, nel tomo III, vi si trova la spiegazione del Cocculus Indicus Officinarum i cui si dice che "Nasce quest’albero nell’India orientale tralle rupi, e sassi delle spiagge marittime, sotto l’ombra di alberi eccelsi, e particolarmente nel Ceilan, nel Malabar, nell’Amboina e nella Giava. Il frutto è una bacca, che rinchiude una noce reniforme, rugosa, composta di buccia fragile, e midolla, o nocciolo bianco. Sotto questa forma si incontra nelle officine. Colle bacche gl’Indiani prendono i pesci buttando nell’acqua delle pillole, formate dalle bacche semimature acciaccate co’ granchi detti Bernardo l’eremita, che si trovano nelle chiocciole. La pasta di quelle, mangiata con avidità da pesci li rende vertiginosi, e quasi briachi; e quelli montando sulla superficie dell’acqua facilmente si lascian prendere. Con queste bacche stesse prendono que’ Nazionali l’uccello di paradiso, buttandole nelle fossette d’acqua, dove quello và a bere, al riferire di Runfio. Se questo frutto sia velenato all’uomo, non si sa, mentre niuno ha ardito di farne la esperienza. Dale però le commenda esternamente per uccidere i pidocchi nella sua Farmacologia". Vincenzo Petagna (Napoli, 1730 - 1810) è stato un botanico, medico ed entemologo italiano. Figlio di Antonino Petagna e Orsola Cuomo, studiò dapprima presso Gesuiti e poi si impegnò in studi filosofici e medici che lo portarono nel 1754 alla laurea in medicina. Nel 1770 si recò in Austria e in Germania e al rientro intraprese studi di Storia naturale; quindi insegnò botanica e Napoli. Diresse l’Orto botanico del Monastero di Monte Oliveto; fu iscritto alla Real Deputazione della Salute, e fu membro della nuova Real Società delle Scienze. Al suo nome è dedicata la "Petagnea gussonei". Opera non comune, in traduzione italiana (Cfr. Iccu; non in Brunet e Graesse). Legature un poco sporche, minime fioriture ad alcune pagine (anche dovute alla non eccelsa qualità della carta) e leggeri aloni alle carte bianche e al frontespizio (ma del solo solo terzo volume). Nell'insieme trattasi di buoni esemplari. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: BOTTEGHINA D'ARTE GALLERIA KÚPROS]
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        Hildegard von Hohenthal. Erster (- Dritter) Theil. In drei Bänden. Mit einem Titelkupfer (J.W. MEIL del., J.PENZEL sc. 1795), je drei gestochenen Titel- und Schlussvignetten und einer Kupfertafel.

      Berlin, in der Vossischen Buchhandlung 1795 – 1796 - I: Front., Titel, (1) Bl., 341, (1) S.; II: Titel, 421, (1) S.; III: 368 S. Halblederbände d.Zt. Mit Rückenschild und –vergoldung. Etwas berieben, Ecken teils etwas bestoßen, untere Kapitale etwas bestoßen. - Erste Ausgabe (Schulte-Strathaus 10; Goedeke IV,887,19; Hayn/G. III,129). – Nur vereinzelt leicht stockfleckig. Auf Schreibpapier, Titeleien von Bd.1 und 2 auf Velin. Zeitgenöss. Besitzeintrag „G. de St.George“ a.d. Vorsätzen, Exlibris „Gisella Selden-Goth“ a.d. Innendeckel. G.SELDEN-GOTH (1884 – 1975 Florenz), Komponistin, Pianistin, Musikschriftstellerin, Schülerin von BARTOK und BUSONI, Briefpartnerin von STEFAN ZWEIG bis zu dessen Tod. - „HEINSE versucht in diesem Roman sein Ideal eines moralisch autarken Menschen zu zeichnen, der seine Kräfte unter Beachtung der ihn umgebenden Verhältnisse stets zur Erlangung maximalen Genusses einsetzt. Der philosophisch-ästhetische Versuch, die Musik als Beispiel der gelungenen Synthese von Emotionalität und Kalkül zu stilisieren und so auch als Vorbild für das sozial-ethische Verhalten einzuführen, stellt eine originäre ‚Vorstellungsart‘ von Welt- und Ich-Verständnis eines zwischen Triebbeherrschung und geistiger Selbstbehauptung schwankenden Autors dar.“ (Frankhäuser u.a. Wilhelm Heinse, Mainz 2003, S.23). Der Roman war in mancher Beziehung einflussreich auf HÖLDERLINs Dichten. „Besonders wichtig war aber HEINSEs Musiktheorie für HÖLDERLIN, denn sie gestattete das aus der Rhetorik altbekannte Prinzip der ‚Abwechslung des Tons‘ aus dem Status der bloß gefühlsmäßigen Anmutung in eine systematische Darstellung zu überführen.“ (J.Kreuzer, Hölderlin-Handbuch, Stuttgart 2011, S.88). „HEINSEs erotischer Musikroman ., entstanden in den Wirren der ‚Mainzer Republik‘, beschwört im Fokus eines rheinischen Kleinstaats auffallend systematisch und durchreflektiert die Diskurse des europäischen Musiklebens kurz vor Ausbruch der französischen Revolution. . Gegen die aufgeklärte Entzauberung des Wissens und Empfindens führt HEINSE gezielt magische Wissensressourcen und ästhetische Erfahrungen in der Illusion des Wunderbaren und des musikalischen Ausdrucks ins Feld.“ (aus: W.Thormählen u.a. (Hrsg.). Musikalisches Denken im Labyrinth der Aufklärung. Wilhelm Heinses Musikroman Hildegard von Hohenthal, Würzburg 2015). „HEINSE übernahm für die Illustrierung . von seinem Freund SOEMMERING verfertigte Darstellungen der menschlichen Hör- und Stimmorgane, die dieser auch mit Anmerkungen versah, womit der Roman wohl der erste und einzige ist, der mit anatomischen Zeichnungen geschmückt wurde.“ (Frankhäuser S.232). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Theory of Chimnies and Fire-Places Investigated; The Principle of Those Recommended By Count Rumford, Fully Explained, and Their Construction Improved. To Which Is Added, A Method pf Preparing Houses and Ships, at Little Expense, In Such a Manner, that, In case of Fire, It may Be Extinguished with the Utmost Ease and Certainty.

      London: T. Heptinstall, 1796. 1st ed., 1796. 12mo. 46 pp. + [2] pp. ads. Modern flexible boards with decorative papers. Contents with light, scattered foxing else very good plus. A scarce early treatise on fireplace construction.. 1st Edition. Soft cover. Very Good.

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        Delle facultà delle piante. Trattato in cui s'espongono le virtu delle piante, tanto di quelle addette all'uso medico, quanto di quelle, che servono ad altri usi nella civile economia. Ordinato secondo il sistema sessuale di Linneo.

      19. Napoli, presso Gaetano Raimondi, 1796. Prima edizione. Tre volumi in 8vo, piccolo fregio xil. sui front., pp. VIII, 404; da 405 a 784; da 785 a 1156 (con Indici). Legatura coeva in pergamena rigida titoli in oro al dorso (il terzo volume ha una legatura diversa da quella dei primi due ma con le stesse caratteristiche). Vincenzo Petagna (Napoli, 1734 - 1810) medico e botanico, professore di botanica all'Università di Napoli. Autore di rilevanti scoperte scientifiche, il Petagna contribuì in modo essenziale alla creazione del Real Orto Botanico di Napoli. Edizione originale di una delle più significative trattazioni di botanica pubblicate in Italia nel Settecento. Ad esempio, nel tomo III, vi si trova la spiegazione del Cocculus Indicus Officinarum i cui si dice che "Nasce quest'albero nell'India orientale tralle rupi, e sassi delle spiagge marittime, sotto l'ombra di alberi eccelsi, e particolarmente nel Ceilan, nel Malabar, nell'Amboina e nella Giava. Il frutto è una bacca, che rinchiude una noce reniforme, rugosa, composta di buccia fragile, e midolla, o nocciolo bianco. Sotto questa forma si incontra nelle officine. Colle bacche gl'Indiani prendono i pesci buttando nell'acqua delle pillole, formate dalle bacche semimature acciaccate co' granchi detti Bernardo l'eremita, che si trovano nelle chiocciole. La pasta di quelle, mangiata con avidità da pesci li rende vertiginosi, e quasi briachi; e quelli montando sulla superficie dell'acqua facilmente si lascian prendere. Con queste bacche stesse prendono que' Nazionali l'uccello di paradiso, buttandole nelle fossette d'acqua, dove quello và a bere, al riferire di Runfio. Se questo frutto sia velenato all'uomo, non si sa, mentre niuno ha ardito di farne la esperienza. Dale però le commenda esternamente per uccidere i pidocchi nella sua Farmacologia". Vincenzo Petagna (Napoli, 1730 - 1810) è stato un botanico, medico ed entemologo italiano. Figlio di Antonino Petagna e Orsola Cuomo, studiò dapprima presso Gesuiti e poi si impegnò in studi filosofici e medici che lo portarono nel 1754 alla laurea in medicina. Nel 1770 si recò in Austria e in Germania e al rientro intraprese studi di Storia naturale; quindi insegnò botanica e Napoli. Diresse l'Orto botanico del Monastero di Monte Oliveto; fu iscritto alla Real Deputazione della Salute, e fu membro della nuova Real Società delle Scienze. Al suo nome è dedicata la "Petagnea gussonei". Opera non comune, in traduzione italiana (Cfr. Iccu; non in Brunet e Graesse). Legature un poco sporche, minime fioriture ad alcune pagine (anche dovute alla non eccelsa qualità della carta) e leggeri aloni alle carte bianche e al frontespizio (ma del solo solo terzo volume). Nell'insieme trattasi di buoni esemplari.

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Botteghina D'arte G]
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        Trattato di materia medica del Signor Guglielmo Cullen Professore di Medicina Pratica all'Univesità di Edemb.. Tradotto dall'idioma inglese nell'italiano e corredato di copiose note dal signor Conte Angelo Dalladecima.

      Napoli, Fratelli Marotta, 1796. Sei voll. in 8vo, pp XXXII, 357; 400; 363; 384; 254; 496 (quest'ultimo tomo è inclusivo di Indici), tagli a spruzzo, leg. in t. Perg. con titoli in oro su tassello. William Cullen (Hamilton, 15 aprile 1710 - Kirknewton, 5 febbraio 1790) è stato un medico, chimico e accademico scozzese, noto per i suoi metodi di insegnamento innovativi. Nel 1755, Cullen tornò a Edimburgo, dove ottenne successivamente la cattedra di "Istituzioni di medicina», la disciplina nella quale erano impartiti i fondamenti teorici dell'arte medica; ricoprì questo incarico fino a poco tempo prima della sua morte. Cullen creò una propria teoria: riteneva che la vita dipendesse dall'energia nervosa e che i muscoli fossero una continuazione dei nervi. Ideò inoltre una classificazione nosologica delle malattie. Un classico della materia medica ove sono ampiamente descritti i rimedi vegetali, chimici, minerali ecc. e le loro proprietà, i loro usi e le dosi. L'intero primo volume è dedicato alla storia della materia medica con un succinto ragguaglio dei principali scrittori di quella. Completo. Esemplare interessato da un po' di foxing, anche dovuto alla non eccelsa qualità della carta (più visibile alle carte bianche e ai frontespizi e solo lieve e sporadico alle pagine).

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        Die Horen - eine Monatsschrift herausgegeben von Schiller. Jahrgang 1796, Siebentes bis Zwölftestes Stück (in einem Band).

      105 S./1 Bl., 102 S., 108 S., 106 S./2 Bl., 108 S./1 Bl., 116 S. und Inhaltsverzeichnis des ganzen Jahrganges 1796, 8, Halbledereinband der Zeit, Einband etwas berieben, Rücken im unteren Bereich mit kleinem Einriß, Papier teils stärker gebräunt und braun- /stockfleckig, ein Blatt in der Falz angelöst, ansonsten ordentlich erhaltenes Exemplar, [bedeutende Zeitschrift der Klassik, enthält Erstdrucke und Beiträge u.a. von Schiller, Goethe, Herder, Schlegel]

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        Memorie di Agricoltura, di Economia Rurale e Domestica

      NAPOLI: Presso G.P. Merande, 1796. rilegato. BUONO. 12 18,5. VI USATO

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        Camilla: or, a Picture of Youth

      T. Payne; T. Cadel & W. Daviesl, London 1796 - FIRST EDITION. A handsome set of five volumes, of the novel by the English satirical novelist, diarist and playwright. A traditional story about the traditional concern of a group of young people, Camilla Tyrold and her sisters and cousin, the work became very famous in the eighteenth century, and is still of much interest for today's reader. The plot involves a fascinating psychological study, and through the adventures of the various characters, their very different personalities and their quest for love, one is allowed into a world where fate and destiny are influenced, and perhaps even shaped, by character. Handsome 18th century fine leather binding with gilt trimming including dentelle along edges of boards. Rounded spine features red and green titleblocks, with five raised bands and elegant gilt filigree. Vibrant marbled pastedowns match dyed textblock edges. Volumes are in overall very good condition with well preserved leather covers and moderate toning and foxing inside. Boards show some foxing mostly on front, on first four volumes. Boards have light wear and age. Minimal shelfwear, with gently to moderately rubbed corners. Spine ends are firm, with rubbing. Binding is secure in all volumes. Front pastedown features bookplate of Frederic Arkwright with motto and crest in all volumes. (See photos) All volumes have original publisher's bookmark ribbon showing commensurate age. (See photos) Interior is gently age-toned with scattered and varied foxing. Some pages exhibit severe toning, with staining and foxing. (See photos) Text block edges display nice marble decoration with some darkening along head. Verso of pastedowns have tiny bookbinder's stamp. Vol 1 has some light pencil under stamp. Volumes 1, 2 and 5 are worn at head of spine. Vol 1 is broken off at head and vol 2 has wide but shallow chip. Volume 1 has page facing title page partially detached, and displaying a crease. Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear. Five volumes. Subscriber's list inside, with mention of Jane Austen, who highly regarded the author. Bookplate of Frederic Arkwright with motto and crest, on pastedowns in all five volumes. 390 (vol 1) + 432 (vol 2) + 468 (vol 3) + 432 (vol 4) + 556 (vol 5) pages. 4.5 x 6.75 inches. Postage for oversized and international shipping will be calculated by size and weight. AbeBooks shipping quotes are ESTIMATES only. If actual shipping cost is less than the AbeBooks estimate, it is our practice to REFUND the difference to the buyer. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Spiele zur Uebung und Erholung des Körpers und Geistes Zweyte unveränderte Auflage

      Schnepfenthal, Buchhandlung der Erziehungsanstalt, 1796.. Mit 4 Kupfertafeln mit jeweils 4 Illustrationen. XVI, 492 S., 2 Bl. HLdr. d. Zt. Neuer Abdruck vom Oktober 1796 des erstmals im April 1796 erschienenen Werkes. - NDB VII, 351. HKJL III, Sp. 455-463. LKJL I, 514: "Das erste pädagogisch fundierte Spielbuch. Es wurde wegweisend für die pädagogische Spielliteratur, ist aber vorwiegend als Anregung für Eltern und Erzieher gedacht.". - Mit zahlreichen überlieferten Spielen, darunter neben Sportarten wie Handball, Federball und Golf auch Gesellschaftsspiele wie Schach, und "Spiele der Phantasie und des Witzes" wie Pantomime etc. Von besonderem Interesse die SS. 78-84: ``Ball mit Freystäten (oder das englische Base-ball)``. Tatsächlich enthält das vorliegende Werk die erste gedruckte Regelanleitung für Baseball, die überraschender Weise nicht in einem englischsprachigen Land, sondern in Deutschland erschienen ist! Siehe dazu auch ausführlich David Block`s Baseball Before We Knew It (University of Nebraska Press, 2005). - Die Tafeln zeigen kleine Pläne und Spiel- sowie Turnanlagen, Turngeräte etc; die erste Tafel mit 3 Illustrationen zum Baseball (Feld und "bat"). ----- Gutsmuths was a pioneer of physical education and gymnastics. In this compendium of games and sports he describes 15 different types of ballgame, including Thorball, Schnurball, Fangball, and Prellball. Most importantly he devotes nearly seven pages to "englische Base-ball", the forerunner to American baseball played from at least 1750 by the schoolchildren of Britain. The title of this German work translates as ``Games for the Exercise and Recreation of Body and Spirit for Youth`` and includes a descriptions of various games and sports, including cricket, badminton, golf, croquet, chess, etc. The most notable, however, appears on pages 78-85 under the heading ``Ball mit Freystäten (oder das englische Base-ball)`` -- that is, ``Ball with free station (or English Base-ball).`` The rules that Gutsmiths outlines are familiar: two teams compete, with a pitcher throwing a ball to a batsman who has three attempts to put the ball in play and circle the bases. Although many claim that the rules for modern baseball were first codified in 1845 by the Knickerbocker Base Ball Club, this description precedes it by almost 50 years. - "Gutsmuths`s documentation of the game is an important contribution to baseball history, because it is the strongest surviving evidence of an ancient family of European ball games that may have influcenced the inception of baseball in England" (David Block, Baseball Before We Knew It, 2005, p 182). The first description of rounders or any other baseball-like game did not appear in English until 1828. See also The Dickson Baseball Dictionary, 2011. - Ohne das Frontispiz. Etwas berieben. Hs. Bleistiftanmerkungen auf den Seiten 472-480. Tls. gering fleckig.

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        An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations

      London: Printed for A. Strahan; and T. Cadell jun. and W. Davies, 1796. Early edition of Adam Smith's magnum opus and cornerstone of economic thought. Octavo, 3 volumes. Bound in full contemporary tree calf, gilt titles and tooling to the spine, marbled endpapers. In very condition with some light rubbing to the bindings, contemporary signature of Josiah Masters and William Peacock. Masters was a United States Representative from New York, a graduate from Yale College in 1783. He studied law, and was admitted to the bar and commenced practice. He was elected as a Democratic-Republican to the Ninth and Tenth Congresses, holding office from March 4, 1805 to March 3, 1809. A nicely bound 18th century set of this classic work. Adam Smith's masterpiece, first published in 1776, is the foundation of modern economic thought and remains the single most important account of the rise of, and the principles behind, modern capitalism. "The history of economic theory up to the end of the nineteenth century consists of two parts: the mercantilist phase which was based not so much on a doctrine as on a system of practice which grew out of social conditions; and the second phase which saw the development of the theory that the individual had the right to be unimpeded in the exercise of economic activity. While it cannot be said that Smith invented the latter theory...his work is the first major expression of it. He begins with the thought that labour is the source from which a nation derives what is necessary to it. The improvement of the division of labour is the measure of productivity and in it lies the human propensity to barter and exchange...Labour represents the three essential elements-wages, profit and rent-and these three also constitute income. From the working of the economy, Smith passes to its matter -'stock'- which encompasses all that man owns either for his own consumption or for the return which it brings him. The Wealth of Nations ends with a history of economic development, a definitive onslaught on the mercantile system, and some prophetic speculations on the limits of economic control...The Wealth of Nations is not a system, but as a provisional analysis it is complete convincing. The certainty of its criticism and its grasp of human nature have made it the first and greatest classic of modern economic thought" (PMM).

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        The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. To Which is Prefixed an Essay on His Life and Genius, By Arthur Murphy, Esq. A New Edition. [Twelve Volumes]

      T. Longman (et al) 1796 - London, 1796. 8vo, contemporary quarter black dyed calf over marbled boards. An excellent set in a contemporary binding with fine contents, light wear to boards and very light foxing to endpapers. A quite attractive contemporary set of Johnson's writings. Please contact us for additional pictures or information.

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        Poems on Several Occasions . . . A New Edition

      Edinburgh: Printed by John Paterson, 1796 - Demy 8vo, later dark blue half morocco by Maclehose, marbled paper sides, gilt lettering, t.e.g., others untrimmed. ? The considerably expanded second edition of the works of Scottish poet Michael Bruce (1746-67), who did not publish a poem in his lifetime. A small selection of his works were compiled by a classmate, John Logan, and published as Poems on Several Occasions in 1770; and for this edition more manuscripts were supplied by his mother. There is an introductory essay on Bruce by William Craig which first appeared in the Scottish literary periodical, The Mirror. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Voyage dans la République de Colombia, en 1823. Tome Premier (und) Tome Second (somit komplett in zwei Bänden). Ouvrage accompagné de la Carte de Colombia et orné de Vues de divers Costumes.

      Zwei Bände. (4), IV, 307, (1) Seiten u. 316 Seiten. Mit 8 gestochenen Tafeln u. einer mehrfach gefalteten Karte im Anhang des 2. Bandes. Dekorative, grüne Halbleder-Einbände der Zeit mit Lederecken u. reicher Rückenvergoldung (Mehrfach mit kleinem Besitzerstempel gestemplet. Papier in Tome Second teils gewellt. Wenige Textstellen mit Rotstiftunterstreichungen) 20x14 cm * Erste Ausgabe. First Edition! Sehr selten! Very rare! Gaspard Théodore Mollien (29 August 1796, Paris 28 June 1872, Nice) was a French diplomat and explorer. In July 1816, as a passenger aboard the Medusa en route to Saint-Louis, Senegal, he became shipwrecked to the south of Cap Blanc. He survived the ordeal, and eventually made his way to Gorée Island, where he worked as a hospital manager. In 1817 he explored Cap-Vert (Senegal) and traveled the Senegal River. During the following year he was tasked by the colonial governor to recognize the sources of the Senegal and Gambia rivers. In 1819 he was awarded the Cross of the Legion of Honor for his African exploits.[3] Chart of Mollien's route in western Africa. Beginning in 1822 he was stationed in Colombia, then in Haiti, where in 1828 he was named consul from 1831 to 1848 he served as consul in Havana, Cuba.

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        Débarquement et entrée des Anglais dans Porto - Ferrajo. Le 10 Jullet 1796.

      1796. 1799 circa. Incisione in rame all'acquaforte, b/n, cm 56,5 x 77 circa (alla lastra) più margini. In lastra, sulla destra: "Calendi e Lapi Sculp. Raffaello Morghen direxit"; in lastra, sulla sn.: "Giac. Beijs inv. Del."(Calendi e Lapi incisori; Giacomo Beys inventore e disegnatore). Rara. Esemplare con generici difetti marginali (pieghe del foglio e ingiallimenti) e in cui poco si legge la battuta della lastra, ma a pieni margini e in bella inchiostratura.

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        Souvenir d'Italie

      Delatre, August, Francia - JEAN-BAPTISTE CAMILLE COROT (1796-1875); Auguste Delatre, A. Cadart & F. Chevalier (editores) Pintor de paisajes, fue uno de los más ilustres de dicho género y cuya influencia llegó al impresionismo. En seguida adquirió interés por la naturaleza de la zona de la Normandia y de Italia, donde viajó en varias ocasiones. Contactó con Daubigny, Rousseau y los paisajistas de la Escuela de Barbizon. Corot introdujo en Francia la estética de lo fragmentario, definida en la pintura de paisaje por los románticos ingleses como Constable. El clasicismo ofrece paisajes construidos e idealmente representativos de la Naturaleza entendida como un todo universal. Corot presenta, en cambio, figuras u objetos interrumpidos por el límite del cuadro. Sólo son fragmentos de naturaleza recreados por la pintura. Sello en seco del editor. Buen estado de conservación. Referencia: Delteil 5, II (vol. IV).  . Siglo: XIX.Aguafuerte y punta seca. Papel verjurado. Grabador: Corot, Jean-Baptiste Camille. Dibujante: Corot, Jean-Baptiste Camille. 1863. Altura papelt: 530. Anchura papel: 353. Altura plancha:316. Anchura plancha: 230

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        Mausoleo erigido en Manila para honrar el m?rito del Coronel D. Antonio de Pineda (Filipinas)

      Espa?a - XVIII. Papel verjurado. Grabador: V?zquez, Bartolom? Dibujante: Brambila, Fernando. 1796. Altura papelt: 395. Anchura papel: 595. Altura plancha:330. Anchura plancha: 450

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        A Voyage to the Pacific Ocean; for Making Discoveries in the Northern Hemisphere : performed under the direction of Captains Cook, Clerke, and Gore, in the years 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779, 1780. Volume II

      New York: Tiebout and O'Brien for Benjamin Gomez. 1796. Early American Edition. H Full Leather. Good. Volume II only of this rare early American edition. This volume deals primarily with Hawaii and Alaska. [3], vi-xii, 359, [1] p., [16] leaves of plates. Period brown calf (boards detached but present; title creased; text foxed with some staining and wear to margins). Evans, 30274 Forbes, D.W. Hawaii, 259

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        TA., franz. Kirche, "Die französiche Kirche zu Potsdam".

      - altkol. Umrißkupferstich v. ( Joh. Friedr. Nagel), 1796, 17,7 x 28 Nicht bei Giersberg /Schendel und Drescher/Kroll. -Aus der Serie: "Sammlung aller schönen und merckwürdigen Parthien in sämtlichen Preussischen Staaten für seine Majestät den König, 1788". - Die franz. Kirche wurde von Knobelsdorf 1752/53 am Bassinplatz errichtet. Umbau durch Schinkel in den Jahren 1832 - 1834.

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        REAL CEDULA, CON LAS ORDENANZAS QUE SU MAGESTAD Y SU REAL JUNTA GENERAL DE COMERCIO Y DE MONEDA DA A LA CONGREGACION, COLEGIO Y ARTE DE PLATEROS

      - "1796 Francisco Géneras, Barcelona "De la ciudad de Barcelona, para su buen regimen y govierno". 1 grabado en portada b/n, guillotinado. 63 p. + [4] h. 30x21 cm. Enc. pergamino posterior. Falta última hoja Para ver o recibir fotografías de los libros puede ir a nuestra web. (Carlos III, Cataluña, comercio, derecho, gremios, legislacion, plata)"

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        Beschreibung eines neuen holzersparenden und in allem Betracht vortheilhaft befundenen Ziegelbrennofens nebst Rissen. Herausgegeben von dem berühmten Warschauer Architekten Eigner. Aus dem Russischen übersetzt

      Two folding engraved plates. 30 pp. Small 8vo, attractive antique calf-backed marbled boards, spine gilt, red morocco lettering piece on spine. Riga & Mitau: W.C.A. Müller, 1796. "Zweite Auflage"; we cannot locate an earlier printing in any language. This is a rare work by Aigner (1756-1841), one of the leading architects and theorists of Polish Neo-Classicism, who designed many important churches and palaces in Warsaw, Krakow, and other cities in Poland. This book, written during a building "boom" in Poland, is concerned with Aigner's design of a large oven which could fire 100,000 bricks or tiles. The two engraved plates depict various aspects of the oven. Fine copy. We locate no copy in North America.

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        Raccolta de' Bandi, Notificazioni, Editti &c. pubblicati in Bologna dopo l'ingresso delle Truppe Francesi accaduto li XVIII Giugno MDCCXCVI. 1796-1802.

      Nella Stamperia Camerale / Per le Stampe degli Eredi del Sassi. Prima edizione. Sono disponibili: 1) Parte prima - quinta, 1796 (pg.88; 92; 76; 80; 80). 2) Parte sesta - decima, 1796 (pg.92; 92; 108; 96; 104). 3) Parte undecima - decimaquinta, 1796-1797 (pg.96; 84; 72; 104; 104). 4) Parte decimasesta - decimanona, 1797 (pg.112; 108; 96; 78). A seguire: "Raccolta de' Bandi, Notificazioni, Editti &c. pubblicati in Bologna dopo l'unione della Cispadana alla Repubblica Cisalpina". Sono disponibili: 5) Parte prima - sesta, 1797 (pg.100; 104; 112; 104; 104; 116). 6) Parte settima - decimaterza, 1797-1798 (pg.112; 96; 80; 92; 88; 84; 104). 7) Parte decimaquarta - decimaottava, 1798 (pg.96; 120; 96; 132; 96). 8) Parte decimanona - vigesima quarta, 1798 (pg.104; 116; 96; 112; 96; 100). A seguire: "Raccolta delle Leggi, Editti, Proclami, &c. pubblicati in Bologna dopo la nuova Costituzione presentata dal Cittadino Trouvé alla Repubblica Cisalpina". Sono disponibili: 9) Parte I - VI, 1798 (pg.128; 92; 108; 80; 104; 88). 10) Parte VII - XII, 1798-1799 (pg.96; 96; 96; 96; 80; 80). 11) Parte XIII-XVII, 1799 (pg.94; 104; 88; 80; 96). A seguire: "Serie degli Editti, Bandi, e Leggi promulgate in Bologna dopo il felice ingresso delle Regie Truppe di S.M.I.A. seguito il giorno 30 giungo 1799". Sono disponibili: 12) Tometto I - V, 1799 (pg.80; 80; 80; 80; 96). 13) Tometto VI - XI, 1799-1800 (pg.80; 88; 80; 80; 80; 80). 14) Tometto XII-XVI, 1800 (pg.80; 84; 80; 80; 80). A seguire: "Collezione delle Leggi, Proclami ed Editti pubblicati in Bologna dopo il ritorno delle Truppe francesi seguito lì 18 Giugno 1800". Sono disponibili: 15) Parte I-IX, 1800 (pg.88; 84; 88; 80; 80; 80; 72; 80; 80). 16) Parte X-XVIII, 1800 - 1801 (pg.80; 88; 80; 80; 80; 84; 84; 80; 72). 17) Parte XIX-XXVII, 1801 (pg.72; 88; 80; 88; 72; 80; 88; 84; 88). 18) Parte XXVIII-XXXV, 1801 - 1802 (pg.76; 80; 80; 80; 80; 80; 88; 80). A seguire: "Editti, Proclami e Leggi promulgate in tutta l'estensione della Repubblica Italiana, anno primo". Sono disponibili: 19) Parte prima - settima, 1802 (pg.80; 84; 80; 80; 80; 80; 80). Cm.17,8x12. Coperte mute, allentate. Alcuni vecchi lavori di tarlo, che interessano essenzialmente i margini esterni senza inficiare la fruibilità del testo. Esemplari parzialmente intonsi. Stemmi repubblicani impressi ai frontespizi. Assai rara, cospicua raccolta consecutiva del ricchissimo apparato legislativo promulgato dalla Repubblica Cisalpina dal 1796 al 1802. il lotto (128 pubblicazioni, suddivise in sei sequenze, raccolte in 19 volumi). Codice libreria 137851.

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        Del contratto sociale o principj del diritto politico...tradotto dal francese da G. Mennini. Parigi, Honnert, 1796. (Insieme a:) Supplément au contrat social applicable particulièrement aux grand nations. (Parigi, S.d.)

      1796. Due opere rilegate in un tomo in 8° (mm 176x105); pagg. 8 non num., 236; pagg. 404. Mezza pelle coeva con titolo su tassello al dorso.Rara prima edizione italiana a cui seguì una nuova versione l'anno successivo a Genova. L'opera, pubblicata nel 1762, è divisa in quattro libri e rappresenta uno dei caposaldi del pensiero politico-illuministico francese in cui Rousseau afferma che ogni governo dipende dal mandato del popolo.Unita si trova un'edizione non meglio identificata del Supplemento, originariamente pubblicato nel 1791 a Parigi.Buon esemplare genuino con barbe a piena pagina, generale lieve ingiallitura della carta e fioriture più accentuate all'inizio del tomo. Una pagina del Supplemento con strappo restaurato.

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        Skizzen physischer und moralischer Gegenstaende. Für die Jugend in 24 Kupfertafeln vorgestellt.

      Nürnberg, Trautner o. J. (ca. 1796). - 4°. 25 Bl. mit gestoch. Titel u. 24 fast ganzs. handkol. Kupfertafeln u. gestoch. Text. Pbd. d. Zt. Doderer-Müller 95. Rümann 324. Rammensee 490. Wegehaupt I, 691. - Erste und einzige Ausgabe des äußerst seltenen frühen Bilderbuchs mit 24 Kinder- und Familienszenen in chronologischer Reihenfolge und gestochenem Text. - "Das wohl schönste Kinderbuch Gablers sind jedoch die Skizzen physischer und moralischer Gegenstände. Wann der heute nur noch in vier Exemplaren bekannte Kupferband zuerst erschien, läßt sich nicht ermitteln" (Horst Kunze, Historische Kinderbücher, Band 25, S. 4). Heute sind ca. 19 Exemplare in Bibliotheken nachweisbar. Die erste Kupfertafel zeigt eine Kinderstube, danach werden die vier Elemente veranschaulicht: Kinder beim Drachensteigen, bei der Gartenarbeit, beim Spielen am Wasser und beim Betrachten eines Feuerwerks. Darauf folgt eine Darstellung der fünf Sinne in Familienszenen, danach die Tageszeiten im Dorf, die vier Lebensalter und schließlich Armut, Reichtum, Gesundheit, Krankheit, Tod und Begräbnis. Die realistischen Szenen aus dem bürgerlichen Alltag erinnern an Chodowiecki, sie sind aber durch das große Format und die klaren Aussagen besonders für den Anschauungsunterricht von Kindern geeignet. - Zur aktuellen Forschung über den Nürnberger Maler und Kupferstecher Ambrosius Gabler (1762-1834) siehe Heidrun Ludwig, Nürnberger naturgeschichtliche Malerei im 17. und 18. Jahrhundert, Marburg an der Lahn 1998, S. 331 ff. (erwähnt die vorliegenden "Skizzen" jedoch nicht). – Einband teils stärker berieben und fleckig, Titelblatt mit kl. Sammlerstempel, 2 Bl. mit restaurierten Randeinrissen, meist im unteren und rechten Blattrand etwas stock- und fingerfleckig, die schönen in leuchtenden Farben kolorierten Kupfertafeln in gutem Abdruck. Sprache: Deutschutsch [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Gründliche Anweisung alle nur denkbaren Conditoreywaaren selbst zu verfertigen. Ein Handbuch zum Gebrauch für Hausmütter, Köche und Haushälterinnnen.

      Berlin: Johann Georg Langhoff, 1796. 3. Aufl. XVI, 176 S. Marmorierter Pappband. Einbandkanten berieben. Handschriftlicher Titel (Orig.Titelblatt fehlt), Papier stellenweise stockfleckig. 2 ausfaltbare Kupfertafeln im Anhang. Versand D: 3,00 EUR

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        Raccolta de' Bandi, Notificazioni, Editti &c. pubblicati in Bologna dopo l'ingresso delle Truppe Francesi accaduto li XVIII Giugno MDCCXCVI. 1796-1802.

      Nella Stamperia Camerale / Per le Stampe degli Eredi del Sassi, In Bologna 1796 - Prima edizione. Sono disponibili: 1) Parte prima - quinta, 1796 (pg.88; 92; 76; 80; 80). 2) Parte sesta - decima, 1796 (pg.92; 92; 108; 96; 104). 3) Parte undecima - decimaquinta, 1796-1797 (pg.96; 84; 72; 104; 104). 4) Parte decimasesta - decimanona, 1797 (pg.112; 108; 96; 78). A seguire: "Raccolta de' Bandi, Notificazioni, Editti &c. pubblicati in Bologna dopo l'unione della Cispadana alla Repubblica Cisalpina". Sono disponibili: 5) Parte prima - sesta, 1797 (pg.100; 104; 112; 104; 104; 116). 6) Parte settima - decimaterza, 1797-1798 (pg.112; 96; 80; 92; 88; 84; 104). 7) Parte decimaquarta - decimaottava, 1798 (pg.96; 120; 96; 132; 96). 8) Parte decimanona - vigesima quarta, 1798 (pg.104; 116; 96; 112; 96; 100). A seguire: "Raccolta delle Leggi, Editti, Proclami, &c. pubblicati in Bologna dopo la nuova Costituzione presentata dal Cittadino Trouvé alla Repubblica Cisalpina". Sono disponibili: 9) Parte I - VI, 1798 (pg.128; 92; 108; 80; 104; 88). 10) Parte VII - XII, 1798-1799 (pg.96; 96; 96; 96; 80; 80). 11) Parte XIII-XVII, 1799 (pg.94; 104; 88; 80; 96). A seguire: "Serie degli Editti, Bandi, e Leggi promulgate in Bologna dopo il felice ingresso delle Regie Truppe di S.M.I.A. seguito il giorno 30 giungo 1799". Sono disponibili: 12) Tometto I - V, 1799 (pg.80; 80; 80; 80; 96). 13) Tometto VI - XI, 1799-1800 (pg.80; 88; 80; 80; 80; 80). 14) Tometto XII-XVI, 1800 (pg.80; 84; 80; 80; 80). A seguire: "Collezione delle Leggi, Proclami ed Editti pubblicati in Bologna dopo il ritorno delle Truppe francesi seguito lì 18 Giugno 1800". Sono disponibili: 15) Parte I-IX, 1800 (pg.88; 84; 88; 80; 80; 80; 72; 80; 80). 16) Parte X-XVIII, 1800 - 1801 (pg.80; 88; 80; 80; 80; 84; 84; 80; 72). 17) Parte XIX-XXVII, 1801 (pg.72; 88; 80; 88; 72; 80; 88; 84; 88). 18) Parte XXVIII-XXXV, 1801 - 1802 (pg.76; 80; 80; 80; 80; 80; 88; 80). A seguire: "Editti, Proclami e Leggi promulgate in tutta l'estensione della Repubblica Italiana, anno primo". Sono disponibili: 19) Parte prima - settima, 1802 (pg.80; 84; 80; 80; 80; 80; 80). Cm.17,8x12. Coperte mute, allentate. Alcuni vecchi lavori di tarlo, che interessano essenzialmente i margini esterni senza inficiare la fruibilità del testo. Esemplari parzialmente intonsi. Stemmi repubblicani impressi ai frontespizi. Assai rara, cospicua raccolta consecutiva del ricchissimo apparato legislativo promulgato dalla Repubblica Cisalpina dal 1796 al 1802. il lotto (128 pubblicazioni, suddivise in sei sequenze, raccolte in 19 volumi). 8000 gr. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Maximes et réfexions morales

      Didot l’ainé, Paris 1796 - Plein maroquin vieux rouge à long grains (reliure de l'époque de Bozérian le Jeune), roulette doré encadrant les plats, dos lisse orné et doré portant le titre doré, tranches dorées, gardes en papier marbré. Un volume in-12 (132x78 mm), frontispice, xxxii-146-(2 bl.) pages Anciennes restaurations aux mors Mouillures, plus importantes au début de l'ouvrage Exemplaire de Napoléon 1er relié en maroquin rouge par Bozérian Cohen de Ricci [601 : "ce joli volume se joint à la collection Bleuet"] ___________________________________________________________________________________ ______________________________ENGLISH_DESCRIPTION______________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________________ Contemporary full red straight-grained morocco, gilt by Bozerian jeune, gilt border on covers, flat spine lettered in gilt, gilt edges, marbled endpapers. 12mo (132x78 mm), frontispiece, xxxii-146-(2 bl.) pages Joints with old repairs Some waterstaining, worse at the beginning. NAPOLEON I'S COPY, in red morocco by Bozerian Cohen de Ricci [601 : "ce joli volume se joint à la collection Bleuet"] In 12 / 12mo 140g. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        A Tour To The Isle of Wight - in 2 vols

      London G Kearsley 1796 - Illustrated with 80 views, draws and engraved in Aqua Tinta by Charles Tomkins* (lacks nearly all tissues and the two folding maps!) - first edition, dark green leather with floral gilt, lower edges gilt, hand made paper, marbeled endpapers, VI/186 p/IV/133 p/index without pag., gr. 8vo. Charles Tomkins*: Landschaftsmaler und Aquatintastecher, geboren um 1750 in London, Sohn des William Tomkins. Stach nach eigenen Vorlagen: "A Tour to the Isle of Wight", 1796 (80 Bl.); Review in Hyde Park (1799); Views of Reading Abbey (1791); Illustrations of Petrarch‘s Sonnets (1805). Lit.: Nagler, Künstlerlexikon, 18 (1848). - Redgrave, Dict. of Art. etc., 1878. - Le Blanc, Man. de l‘amat. d‘est., 4 (1890). - Graves, Roy. Acad., 8 (1906). - Prideauz, Aquatint Engraving, o.J. (Quelle: Thieme, Becker, Vollmer. Allgemeines Lexikon der bildenden Künstler. Seemann, 2008). - Spine and coveredges minimal rubbed, exlibris (Robert Long) on inside cover, endpapers vol 1 and few picture titles minimal rubbed, some tables with small remains of the tissues, inside minimal foxed, in all very good condition. Sprache: EN [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Mémoires ou essais sur la musique par le C.en Grétry, Membre de l'Institut National de France...

      Parigi, Imprimerie de la Republique, Anno V Pluviose (1796/1797). Tre volumi in 8vo (cm. 19,2); belle legature recenti in piena pelle a 5 nervi con fregi e titoli in oro; pp. (4), VIII, 441, (1); (4), XXII, 419, (1); (4), 516. PRIMA edizione completa. Gretry, compositore franco-belga, studiò a Liegi violino, clavicembalo e composizione; in seguito, venuto in Italia con una borsa di studio, fu allievo di G.B. Casali a Roma ed ebbe contatti con padre Martini e N. Piccinni. La spiccata sensibilità scenica, la grazia e la spontaneità melodica gli attirarono fama e successo duraturo; ebbe l'ammirazione, fra gli altri, di Diderot e di Rousseau. Nel 1789 pubblicò a Parigi "Mémoires... sur la musique". Questo volume contiene la storia della sua vita e delle sue opere. Nel 1796/1797 aggiunse altri 2 volumi. Axs

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        Camilla: Or, A Picture of Youth. By the Author of Evilina and Cecilia. In Five Volumes.

      London: Printed for T. Payne, T. Cadell and W. Davies, 1796.. [Literature]. FIRST EDITION, five volumes, twelvemo (18 x 11cm). Half tan calf with spines ruled in compartments, black and green leather labels, gilt decoration, marbled sides and endpapers, edges speckled. Contents clean, armorial bookplate of Charles Henry Grove, Rector at Sedghill, Salisbury, signature of Philippa Grove, later ownership of Roger Peers of Dorchester, bindings used but showing well; a couple with neat repairs to joints, some chipping/rubbing. A very good set. Fanny Burney, or Frances D'Arblay as she signed the dedication page, lived in the midst of a exceptionally brilliant social circle. Among the subscribers listed in volume I were Jane Austen, Horace Walpole, Mrs. Garrick and Edmund Burke.

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        Karte von dem Gross Ruschischen Reiche in Europa

      Artist: Reilly Franz Johann Joseph (d) ; issued in: Vienna; date: (d)1796 - - technic: Copper print; - colorit: original colored; - condition: Lower margin perfectly restored; - size (in cm): 56 x 75; - description: Map shows the west part of Russia; - vita of the artist: Franz Johann Joseph von Reilly (1766 - 1820) Vienna. He was an Austrian and produced over 830 maps for his great atlas project, -Schauplatz der funf Theile der Welt- between the years 1789 and 1806. Of these 830 maps published over this time span of seventeen years, he 'showcased' but one part of the world, Europe. Maps of the other four continents remained unpublished. The maps of the Schauplatz .were drawn to a uniform criteria.Reilly's Grosser deutscher Atlas was also notable as the first completely 'Austrian' atlas. This large world atlas, containing relatively few maps, was issued between 1794 and the end of 1796. Reilly may have used Franz Anton Schraembl's work as his model, at least in part.

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        Camilla: Or, A Picture of Youth By the Author of Evilina and Cecilia In Five Volumes

      London: Printed for T. Payne, T. Cadell and W. Davies, 1796.. [Literature]. FIRST EDITION, five volumes, twelvemo (18 x 11cm). Half tan calf with spines ruled in compartments, black and green leather labels, gilt decoration, marbled sides and endpapers, edges speckled. Contents clean, armorial bookplate of Charles Henry Grove, Rector at Sedghill, Salisbury, signature of Philippa Grove, later ownership of Roger Peers of Dorchester, bindings used but showing well; a couple with neat repairs to joints, some chipping/rubbing. A very good set. Fanny Burney, or Frances D'Arblay as she signed the dedication page, lived in the midst of a exceptionally brilliant social circle. Among the subscribers listed in volume I were Jane Austen, Horace Walpole, Mrs. Garrick and Edmund Burke.

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        Oeuvres poissardes.

      - De l¿imprimerie de Didot jeune. A Paris, chez Ve Defer Demaisonneuve & Josse l¿an IV. ¿ 1796. 18° (15 x 9,4 cm). 216 S. Blaue Interimsbroschur mit handschriftlichem Rückenschild. Mit einem sehr schönen Porträt und vier nicht signierten Kupfertafeln nach Monsiau in Abzügen vor der Schrift. Cohen 1005 f. Graesse VI/II, 233. Gay 531 f. ¿ Unbeschnittenes Exemplar auf Velinpapier, vorzüglich erhalten. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Reglement van exercitie voor de infanterie van linie, in dienst van de Republicq der Vereenigde Nederlanden. Gearresteerd by het Committé tot de algemeene zaken van het Bondgenootschap te Lande, den 25 february 1796. Het tweede jaar der Bataafsche vryheid. 2 delen in 1 band + Reglement van de byzondere exercitie der corpsen ligte infanterie of jagers, in zoo verre derzelver dienst met die andere infanterie differeert.

      's Gravenhage, Isaac Scheltius, 1796. Met 18 uitvouwbare platen met exercitieoefeningen + 3 platen met bladmuziek. Oorspronkelijke binding met papieren omslag. 231, 59, 58 pp. *Eerste titelpagina iets gevlekt; scheurtje in pp. 21/22 en 23/24, verder goede staat*.Het eerste deel: Handelende van de exercitie der recruten, compagniën, en die van het geheele battaillon. Het tweede deel: Handelende van de exercitie van een corps van verscheidene battaillons. Op de eerste twee bladen (dubbelzijdig) bladmuziek: Signalen van advertissement. Geheele bataillon. Op het derde blad: Regts om Links om

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        Lettre autographe signée (1871) / Invitation à son atelier

      - Corot (Camille) (1796-1875) Peintre français Billet autographe signé, sans lieu ni date (annoté d’une autre main « 13 novembre 1871 »), à M. Dumesnil, 1 page in-16. Le peintre invite son correspondant à venir le voir dans son atelier. « Cher Monsieur Dumesnil, Je vous attends jeudi prochain à l’atelier de 9h à 1h. Je vous verrai avec plaisir. Tout à vous. C. Corot Ce lundi ». Cette lettre est probablement adressée à Henri Dumesnil qui publia en 1875 un livre intitulé Corot, Souvenirs intimes (Paris, Rapilly).

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        Rural Architecture: Or Designs from The Simple Cottage to the Decorated Villa

      I. and J. Taylor, 1796. Hardcover. Good. 1796. 60 pages. No dust jacket. Marbled boards with gilt lettering to half bound brown leather spine. Firm binding to lightly tanned pages and plates with bright copy throughout. Previous owner's name to fep. Light foxing throughout, predominantly to endpapers and rough cut page edges. Water stain to frontispiece and title page. Minor stains to infrequent page edges. Minor tears to hinges at paste downs exposing binding.Light rub wear and markings to boards with tanning to edges. Light cracking to spine with small pieces missing to ends and split to top rear edge exposing binding. Heavy rub wear and tearing to edges and bumped corners exposing boards beneath.

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        P Virgilii Maronis Opera: Emendabat et Notulis

      Londini: Impensis Kearsley, 1796. Full-Leather. Very Good. (2 vols.) 274, 301 p. Minor scuffing, particularly on hinges. Corners bumped. Library bookplate and sticker on front paste-down endpaper . Owner's signature on front free endpaper. Occasional minor foxing. Small dampstain by fore-edge of vol. 1. Virgil was one of the great classical Roman poets, most famous for his work, Aenid. Amongst his quotes is the famous piece of wisdom, "fortune favours the bold."

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        Memorie over de rivier het Haringvliet en de Reede van Hellevoetsluis, inhoudende eenig antwoord op de vraag (...) welke zijn de oorzaaken van het aanwassen der Plaat op de Reede van Hellevoetsluis en van de aanmerkelijke vernauwing dier Reede? pp. 67 t/m 150 in deel X van Verhandelingen van het Bataafsch Genootschap te Rotterdam. Rotterdam, D. Vis, 1796. Gebonden in half leer.

      Geillustreerd met 2 uitslaande gravures van de rivier voor Hellevoetsluis (handgekleurd) en van het Hollands Diep en Krammer bij Willemstad.

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