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Analyse des epitres de Saint Paul, et des epitres de Canoniques, avec des dissertations sur les lieux difficiles. Premiere partie
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Analyse des epitres de Saint Paul, et des epitres de Canoniques, avec des dissertations sur les lieux difficiles. Premiere partie

By MAUDUIT, Michel (R.P.).

Paris: Chez Jean de Nully, 1700. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Quatrieme edition. 16mo (100 x 175mm); vignette, initial; [30], 665pp., [2]. Leather spine, marbled boards, sprinkled edges. Firm binding, internally clean. Text in French. .

$104.65

L\'Antiquaire [in five volumes including map]
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L'Antiquaire [in five volumes including map]

By SCOTT, Walter, Sir.

Paris: Libraire de Lecointe, 1830. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Traduction de M. Defauconpret. Complete set of five volumes. 32mo (95 x 140mm), 206pp.,[1],198,202,205,215,[map].. One folding map 'Carte dressee pour la lecture de L'Antiquaire Roman de Walter-Scott Par A.M. Perrot'. Leather spine, marbled boards and endpapers, gilt title with ornaments to the spine. Sunned and rubbed spines, foxing throughout, some spines foot/head and corners chipped, edges tanned. Very nice set. .

$156.97

Quartus Tomus: Operum divi Aurelii Augustini Hipponensis Episcopi complectens

By AUGUSTINUS, Aurelius [saint Augustin]

Basileae: Ex Officina Io. Frobenii, 1528. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Folio (260 x 370mm). Fourth Tome; title page, 'Catalogus eorum quae hoc tomo continentum', 923 pp, [1]. Engraved vignette on title page and last unnumbered page, richly decorated initials (xylographs) by von Hans Holbein d. J. from 3 series. Full vintage leather, labeled gilt title to the spine, five raised bands, embossed lines along edges. The first complete edition annotated by Erasmus. The present volume contains, among others: De mendacio ad Consentium; De fide et operibus; De consensu Evangelistarum; Vigintiunius sententiarum; De trinitate et unitate dei; De vera et falsa poenitentia; De sermone domini in monte. Minor soiling boards, burnt 4.5 inch piece of front corner, burnt rear edge, wormholes, spine partially fixed, slighty wear edge and corners; title page and last page partially cracked binding but still solid, browning to margins, else good. Contents rarely clean and bright, only occasionally spotting. .

$1962.15

Rei Agrariae auctores legesque variae. Quaedam nunc primum, caetera emendatiora prodeunt cura Wilelmi Goesii, Cujus accedunt Indices, Antiquitates agrariae & Notae: Una cum Nicolai Rigaltii, Notis & Observationibus, nec non Glossario ejusdem
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Rei Agrariae auctores legesque variae. Quaedam nunc primum, caetera emendatiora prodeunt cura Wilelmi Goesii, Cujus accedunt Indices, Antiquitates agrariae & Notae: Una cum Nicolai Rigaltii, Notis & Observationibus, nec non Glossario ejusdem

By GOESII, Wilelmi [Goes, Willem]; RIGALTII, Nicolai [Rigault, Nicolas]

Amstelredami : Apud Joannem Janssonium a Waesberge, 1674. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Octavo (150 x 190mm). 2 volumes bound in 1. [16], 360., [60], 328pp. The first edition of a collection of texts of classical writers from Roman times on the subject of agriculture, land measurement, garden planning, agricultural economics, construction of bridges, canals, etc. A richly illustrated work, presented charts, measuring devices, plans. Frontispiece, diagrams, initials, engraved plates (2 folding), numerous woodcut and engraved illustrations throughout the text. Full vellum binding, hand titled spine, all edges red. Bookplate, short ink inscriptions and residue after stamp on front paste-down. Corners bumped, minor soiling boards, partly restored frontispiece and title page (text intact). Strong, clean and nice copy. .

$686.75

Le nouveau Gulliver, ou voyage de Jean Gulliver, fils du capitaine Gulliver. Traduit d'un manuscrit anglois, par monsieur L.D.F. Tome II
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Le nouveau Gulliver, ou voyage de Jean Gulliver, fils du capitaine Gulliver. Traduit d'un manuscrit anglois, par monsieur L.D.F. Tome II

By GUYOT-DESFONTAINES, Pierre Francois.

Paris: Chez la veuve Clouzier et Francois le Breton, 1730. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Small octavo (100 x 175mm). [2]. 227pp., woodcuts. Full calf leather, red label, five raised bands , compartments decorated in gilt, gilt title, all edges in red. Bookplate to the front paste-down. Minor wear on extremities, the boards and spine a little rubbed, chipped very small piece from lower spine edges, cut off 1cm bar on top title page, text remains intact. Else clean and tight throughout. .

$209.30

Isagoge Agiographica, Seu introductio brevis in studium, & notitiam Divinae Scripturae, In gratiam illorum, qui studio Sacrarum Literarum dant operam, in eoque proficere volunt, manum porrigente amplissima, ac selectissima sanctorum patrum, et praecipuorum ac probatiorum sanctae ecclesiae catholicae authorum doctrina, instituta per P. F. Joannem a S. Vladislao fratrum beatae semperque Virginis Dei genitricis Mariae de Monte Carmelo provinciae Majoris Poloniae SS. Corporis Christi exprovincialem ac S. theologiae lectorem iubilatum, lucique publicae cum facultate Superiorum competente
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Isagoge Agiographica, Seu introductio brevis in studium, & notitiam Divinae Scripturae, In gratiam illorum, qui studio Sacrarum Literarum dant operam, in eoque proficere volunt, manum porrigente amplissima, ac selectissima sanctorum patrum, et praecipuorum ac probatiorum sanctae ecclesiae catholicae authorum doctrina, instituta per P. F. Joannem a S. Vladislao fratrum beatae semperque Virginis Dei genitricis Mariae de Monte Carmelo provinciae Majoris Poloniae SS. Corporis Christi exprovincialem ac S. theologiae lectorem iubilatum, lucique publicae cum facultate Superiorum competente

By Joannes a S. Vladislao; Franciscus J. Wybicki; Aloysus Laghius, Frater; Angelus Postepski, Frater; Michael, Frater; Ludovicus, Frater; Stephanus, Frater; Bertholdus, Frater.

Gedani: Literis Hartmannianis, 1761. Book. Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Octavo (170 x 205mm). [10], 500pp., [16] 'Catalogus Commentatorum in Sacram Scripturam ex Ordine Carmelitarum, Alphabetice dispositus', [18] 'Index rerum, et materiarum', [26] 'Textus S. Scripturae, errata. Initials, woodcuts, previously owner's inscription 'Ex Libris F Brunonie Szalwinski'. Half sheep leather, old marbled sides, embossed title and decorations to the spine. Wear on extremities, chipped spine, the boards a little rubbed, some browning throughout. First and only edition of this uncommon scripture study. Opening of The Order of the Brothers of the Blessed Virgin Mary of Mount Carmel or Carmelites, with short introduction (Prosphonesis) by the author..

$850.27

Euclidis Elementorum Geometricorum Libri Sex Priores : Nova interpretatione in usum studiosae iuventutis in lucem dati
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Euclidis Elementorum Geometricorum Libri Sex Priores : Nova interpretatione in usum studiosae iuventutis in lucem dati

By EUCLID.

Ingolstadii : Ex typographeo Ederiano apud Elisabetham Angermariam, viduam, 1617. Book. Fair. Hardcover. Small octavo (100 x 145mm). 306pp, vignettes, initial, woodcuts diagrams, errata. Rebound in period paper (with notes in Latin), damp borders, missing a small piece of top spine, detached last endpaper; top corners of text block worn and tanned, detached cover but still holding. Else good copy, contents clean and firm, all diagrams are clear and legible. .

$1373.51

The Compleat History of the Old and New Testament : or, a Family Bible with Critical and Explanatory Annotations, Extracted from the Writings of the most Celebrated Authors, Ancient and Modern. Together with Maps, Cuts, &c. curiously Design'd and Engrav'd on Copper

By SMITH, Samuel. D.D.

London: W. Rayner (1735-37) Book. Poor. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Folio (270 x 410mm). Complete in two volumes; vignettes, initials, frontispiece and 150 copper engravings, 6 folded plates and maps. Full leather cloth, gilt title to the spine. Title page printed in red and black, text divided into two columns. Monumental work richly decorated in spectacular plates. Title page, frontispiece and folded plates reinforced on modern paper, in fair condition, some of them with small losses, lacking 'Map of the Holy Land divided into' and half of one more, 'A Map of the Sacred Geography' is in good condition, separately map 'The Holy Land adapted to the Scriptures'. Some plates have been previous repair to closed tears, a few still have minor tears, the vast majority in good condition, minor wear to extremities, soiled; heavy wear to covers, rubbing, covers scuffed; cracked joint but still holding, in volume II spine amateur sewn with thread, chipped corners and spine edges; in volume I lacking last page(pages?), volume II lacking preliminary and ended pages, including title page, some pages creased. Overall the books are in poor to fair condition, however there is no missing copperplates. Rare books..

$915.67

Oeuvres de J. Racine, de L'Academia Francoise. Nouvelle edition, plus correcte et plus ample que les precedentes.
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Oeuvres de J. Racine, de L'Academia Francoise. Nouvelle edition, plus correcte et plus ample que les precedentes.

By RACINE, Jean.

Paris: Chez Durand / Chez Joseph Saugrain, 1750. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 32mo (90 x 145mm). In two volumes (vol. I published 1770, vol.II - 1750), [8], xx, [4], 344; [10], 11-480; vignettes, wood engravings. Full calf leather, gilt ornaments and title to the spine; marbled endpapers and edges (vol II red edges), incomplete bookplate in second volume. Condition: the books edges are rubbed, wear on extremities and on spine, corners bumped; else very good set, clean and sound. Jean-Baptiste Racine was a French dramatist, one of the "big three" of 17th century France (along with Moliere and Corneille), and one of the most important literary figures in the Western tradition. Racine's dramaturgy is marked by his psychological insight, the prevailing passion of his characters, and the nakedness of both plot and stage. Although primarily a tragedian, Racine wrote one comedy..

$143.89

Chrysal ; or the Adventures of a Guinea : by and adept. A new edition which is now prefixed a sketch of the author's life. VOL. II
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Chrysal ; or the Adventures of a Guinea : by and adept. A new edition which is now prefixed a sketch of the author's life. VOL. II

By JOHNSTONE, Charles.

London: Hector M'Lean , 1821. Book. Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Octavo (215 x 140mm).Volume II; [1],321,[1] First illustrated edition - 5 richly hand-colored plates (including frontispiece). Full calf leather, gilt line-decorations along boards edge, embossed gilt ornaments and title to the spine, marbled endpapers and block edges. Hand-signed bookplate on front pastedown. Condition: cracked spine front edge but still holding, wear on spine and extremities, gently bumped corners, rubbed, else very good, tight and fresh copy. Charles Johnstone (c.?1719-1800) was an Irish novelist. Prevented by deafness from practising at the Irish Bar, he went to India, where he was proprietor of a newspaper. He wrote one successful book, Chrysal, or the Adventures of a Guinea, a somewhat sombre satire..

$130.81

Chrysal ; or the Adventures of a Guinea : by and adept. A new edition which is now prefixed a sketch of the author's life. VOL. III
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Chrysal ; or the Adventures of a Guinea : by and adept. A new edition which is now prefixed a sketch of the author's life. VOL. III

By JOHNSTONE, Charles.

London: Hector M'Lean , 1821. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Octavo (215 x 140mm).Volume III; [1],326,[2] First illustrated edition - 5 richly hand-colored plates (including frontispiece). Full calf leather, gilt line-decorations along boards edge, embossed gilt ornaments and title to the spine, marbled endpapers and block edges. Hand-signed bookplate on front pastedown. Condition: little tear on lower spine edge, wear on spine and extremities, gently bumped corners, rubbed, else very good, tight and fresh copy. Charles Johnstone (c.?1719-1800) was an Irish novelist. Prevented by deafness from practising at the Irish Bar, he went to India, where he was proprietor of a newspaper. He wrote one successful book, Chrysal, or the Adventures of a Guinea, a somewhat sombre satire..

$130.81

The Lusiad; or, the discovery of India an epic poem

By MICKLE, William Julius; DE CAMOENS, Luis.

Oxford: Jackson and Lister, 1778. Book. Good. Hardcover. Second edition. Translated from the original Portuguese of Luis de Camoens. ccxxxvi, 496pp, engraved frontispiece, large folding map. Half leather bound, marbled boards, five raised bands, gilt title to the spine. 'Library rules' sticked on pastedown, stamp with date. Both covers cracked along hinges, but still holding; wear and rubbed edges; heavy soiled on covers; spine dry. Contents mostly clean, minor foxing, tanned block edges. Intact map in very good condition. .

$294.32

Officia propria Sanctorum Ordinis FF. Eremitarum S. Augustini
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Officia propria Sanctorum Ordinis FF. Eremitarum S. Augustini

By Ordre de Saint-Augustin (Ordre mendiant)

Parisiis: Apud Joannem Baptistam Coignar, 1677. Book. Good. Hardcover. 16mo (100 x 170mm). [26] 540pp., vignette on title page, text printed in red and black, divided into two columns, initials, errata. Full calf leather bound, five raised bands, titling to the spine. Pen notes on endpapers. Wear on edges, corners bumped, the upper ones are rubbed, block-edges tanned. .

$235.46

Le Missionnaire, histoire Indienne
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Le Missionnaire, histoire Indienne

By Miss Owneson [Sudney, Lady Morgan]

Paris: H. Nicolle, Libraire Stereotype, 1812. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 16mo. Three volumes, xij, 204; 234; 213pp. Leather spine, gilt title on spine, red boards, marbled endpapers. Little wear on edges, the covers are rubbed, 1.5 inch cracked in Vol.2 on the upper spine edge. First French edition. .

$156.97

Idee parfaite de l'Amitie suite des reflexions. Tome III
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Idee parfaite de l'Amitie suite des reflexions. Tome III

By Jean-Baptiste Morvan de Bellegarde

Paris: Chez Arnoul Seneuze, 1691. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 18mo. [10] 348pp [18]; vignettes, initials, beautiful engraving frontispiece titled: "Reflexions sur ce qui peut plaire ou deplaire dans le commerce du monde.". Full calf leather, five raised bands on spine, gilt decorations. Marbled endpapers, block edges red. Slightly wear on edges and covers, long cracked along spine. Contents very clean, tight. .

$98.11

L'Ecclesiastique traduit en francois; avec une explication Tiree des Saints Peres, & des Auteurs Ecclesiastiques.

By BIBLE

Bruxelles: Chez Eugene Henry Fricx, 1700. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Dernier Edition. 18mo (105 x 160mm). 638pp+[26]. Full calf leather, five raised bands and gilt ornaments to the spine. Short ink name on top front pastedown. Binding cracked on bottom parts, corners chipped and rubbed, edgeworn, faded panels. Single trace due to bookworm in the lower right corner of the book. Slightly soiling interior. Rare early edition. This Old Testament book of the Bible is one of the best known and most frequently used in literature and other fields of art. The word "kohelet" (from Greek Ekklesiastes) is not the name of the author of the text. That is what the wise men speaking at meetings were called. For many years, the book was attributed to Solomon, but literary and historical studies showed that it was written in the third century BC. (Salomon probably died around 931 BC)..

$261.62

Jacques de Nervas Roman Parisien
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Jacques de Nervas Roman Parisien

By DENANCY, Edgard.

Epernay: J. Dubreuil, 1894. Book. Illus. by de Leo d'Hampol. Very Good. Hardcover. 12mo (125 x 195mm). 130pp. Quarter leather bound, marbled boards and endpapers, gilt title and ornaments on spine. Vignette title page. Lacking seven illustrations, rest (7 plates) are intact. Rubbed corners, slightly wear on edges, covers with signs of usage. Contents mostly clean (slightly spotting), vignette title page detached but still holding, tight copy with no inscriptions on marks. .

$65.41

L'Ame Interieure, ou Conduite Spirituelle dans les voies de Dieu | L'Ame Seule, avec dieu seul ou sentimens affectueux sur differens sujets de piete, pour chaque jour du mois, qui pourront aussi servir pour des Visites, devants le Saint Sacrement
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L'Ame Interieure, ou Conduite Spirituelle dans les voies de Dieu | L'Ame Seule, avec dieu seul ou sentimens affectueux sur differens sujets de piete, pour chaque jour du mois, qui pourront aussi servir pour des Visites, devants le Saint Sacrement

By BAUDRAND, Le Pere.

Lyon: Chez les Freres Perisse, 1802. Book. Fine. Hardcover. (110 x 175mm). [2],239pp.; [2],87pp.,[5]. Two volume bound in one. Mottled calf leather bound, gilt title and rich decorations on spine, marbled endpapers, the edges of block colored in red spots. Fine copy, only minor wear on edges. Contents bright and sound, tight copy. .

$98.11

Traite de la Joie de l'Ame Chretienne
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Traite de la Joie de l'Ame Chretienne

By DE LOMBEZ, Ambroise.

Lyon, Paris: Librairie Catholique de Perisse Freres, 1842. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. (110 x 180mm). x,[2],196pp. Full leather cloth, gilt title on red label to the spine, gilt decorations, marbled endpapers and edges. Cover with slightly wear on edges, internally bright and clean, only pages a little creased. Overall very nice copy. .

$78.49

A Guide to the Mount's Bay and the Land's End; comprehending the topography, botany, agriculture, fisheries, antiquities, mining, mineralogy and geology of Western Cornwall
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A Guide to the Mount's Bay and the Land's End; comprehending the topography, botany, agriculture, fisheries, antiquities, mining, mineralogy and geology of Western Cornwall

By PHYSICIAN

London: Printed and published by W. Phillips, 1824. Book. Good. Hardcover. Crown Octavo (130 x 200mm). Second edition. xix, 272pp. Ex libris with usual stamps and marks, bookplate on front pastedown. Engraved frontispiece and vignette title page. Library binding with tape reinforcements. Deckle edges, foxing on preliminary pages and some inside. Good reading copy. .

$71.95

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