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

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

by SCOTT, Walter, Sir.

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Published
1830
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£152.57

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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,… Read more
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image of Quartus Tomus: Operum divi Aurelii Augustini Hipponensis Episcopi complectens

Quartus Tomus: Operum divi Aurelii Augustini Hipponensis Episcopi complectens

by AUGUSTINUS, Aurelius [saint Augustin]

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Published
1528
Condition
Very Good
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£1,907.10

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

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.

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Published
1730
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£203.42

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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… Read more
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image of Euclidis Elementorum Geometricorum Libri Sex Priores : Nova interpretatione in usum studiosae iuventutis in lucem dati

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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,… Read more
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image of Oeuvres de J. Racine, de L'Academia Francoise. Nouvelle edition, plus correcte et plus ample que les precedentes.

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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… Read more
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£139.85
image of 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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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,… Read more
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image of 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

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.

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Published
1821
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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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,… Read more
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image of The Lusiad; or, the discovery of India an epic poem

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

by MICKLE, William Julius; DE CAMOENS, Luis.

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Published
1778
Condition
Good
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£190.71

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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… Read more
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Officia propria Sanctorum Ordinis FF. Eremitarum S. Augustini

by Ordre de Saint-Augustin (Ordre mendiant)

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Published
1677
Condition
Good
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£228.85

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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. .
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Le Missionnaire, histoire Indienne

by Miss Owneson [Sudney, Lady Morgan]

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Published
1812
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£152.57

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

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

by Jean-Baptiste Morvan de Bellegarde

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Published
1691
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£95.36

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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… Read more
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image of Jacques de Nervas Roman Parisien

Jacques de Nervas Roman Parisien

by DENANCY, Edgard.

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Published
1894
Condition
Very Good
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£63.57

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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… Read more
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image of 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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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. .
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image of Les Chef-D'Oeuvres de Pierre et de Thomas Corneille. Nouvelle edition, Augmentee des Notes & Commentaires de M de Voltaire.Tome I & II

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Paris: Par la Compagnie des Libraires Associes, 1771. Book. Good. Hardcover. (110 x 180mm). iv,564pp.; 608pp. Full leather bound, gilt title and decorations on spine, five raised bands, marbled endpapers, colored the edges of book block. Cover wear, crease on spine, chipped top ends in v1, edges and corners are rubbed. Internally occasionally spotting, else tight and clean, no marks… Read more
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£76.28
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Memoires du Comte de Grammont. Tome I & II

by HAMILTON, Antoine.

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Published
1781
Condition
Very Good
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£101.71

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A Londres, 1781. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 32mo (80 x 135mm). Complete in two volumes. 245pp.,[2]; 238pp.,[1]. Leather spines with gilt titles and decorations, colored the edge of block. In tome I the edge of spine cracked but still strong, spotted fore-edge, tome II with slightly mottling to bottom of book block, both vols with minor wear on edges.… Read more
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image of The Order of the Communion. With the King's Majesties proclamation and Articles of Visitation

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London: Imprinted at London by Richard Grafton (1547) / R Norton, 1661. Book. Fine. Soft cover. (170 x 210mm). Title page, 15-31pp., bound in white soft cover, some corners creased, minor tanned an spotted along edges. Text is clear, with no inscriptions or marks, divided into three parts: The Proclamation [15-16], The Order of the Communion [17-24] and Articles of… Read more
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£184.35
image of Devotion Aux Souffrances et a la Croix De Notre Seigneur Jesus-Christ

Devotion Aux Souffrances et a la Croix De Notre Seigneur Jesus-Christ

by COLLECTIVE

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Published
1800
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
£222.50

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Paris: Chez M. le Cure de St. Roch, et dans la Sacristie de sa Paraoisse, 1800. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 32mo (90 x 130mm). jx, 444pp., vij. Text in French and Latin. Full leather bound, gilt title on black label to the spine, gilt ornaments along the edges of the cover, marbled endpapers. Engraved frontispiece and one more plate in… Read more
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image of Oeuvres Choisies D'Alexis Piron

Oeuvres Choisies D'Alexis Piron

by PIRON, Alexis.

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Published
1802
Condition
Very Good
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£152.57

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Paris: Chez J. B. Fournier pe`re et fils, 1802. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. (70 x 90mm). Complete in two volumes: 216pp., 231pp. Full leather bound, gilt titling to the spine, gilt ornaments along the inner and outer edges, gilt edges of book block, marbled endpapers. VG- condition: wear on edges and corners, in v1 chipped top spine, slightly rubbed creases,… Read more
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