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A new American atlas : containing maps of the several states of the North American Union by Henry Schenck Tanner

Philadelphia : H.S. Tanner, 1823. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. Atlas folio, 60.5 x 43 cm. Contemporary leather backed boards, rebacked with new spine. Solid binding and cover. Complete with 22 hand-colored, copper engraved maps. A few of the maps h...

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$29,400.00


Rhetorum Graecorum Orationes: [Orationes Horum Rhetorum; Orationes Infrascriptorum Rhetorum; Isocrates Orationes] (Aldine Printing) by Isocrates, Alcidamas, Gorgias, Aristides, Harpocration; etc

Venice: Aldus Manutius and Andreas Asulanus, 1513. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. [Early Printing, Aldine Press] Two volumes (of three), bound as one. Folio, 30 x 20 cm. Bound in early vellum. Good binding. Small scuff on center of spine. Ed...

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$23,520.00


New experiments and observations on electricity : made at Philadelphia in America 3 parts in 1 by Benjamin Franklin

London : Printed and sold by D. Henry and R. Cave, 1760-1754. Hardcover. Very Good. 3 parts bound as 1. Part I: 1760 and Part II: 1762, 3rd edition. Part III, 1754, 1st edition. Fine binding. Bound in modern tree calf leather. Cover leather has been ...

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$19,600.00


The Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London (109 volume set; Volumes: 1-171 +186, 191-192, 197-198, 216 (with some gaps)) by Henry Oldenburg; Isaac Newton; Samuel Pepys; Robert Boyle; Joseph Banks; George Gabriel Stokes; William and Caroline Herschel; John Winthrop; John Bartram; David Rittenhouse; Benjamin Franklin; Thomas Bayes

London: Royal Society (Great Britain); The Royal Society of London for Improving Natural Knowledge, 1753 - 1880; 1960. Hardcover. Good. A massive collection of the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. 109 volume set in 102 volumes...

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$19,600.00


An American dictionary of the English language: intended to exhibit, I. the origin II. the genuine orthography III. accurate and discriminating definitions (2 Volume Set) by Noah Webster

New York : S. Converse, 1828-01-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. 2 volume set. First edition. Modern red leather, gilt ruled and embellished. Black leather spine labels. Fine binding and cover. Hand-made marbled end pages. Portrait of Webster. Penc...

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$16,660.00


Voyage de l'Arabie Petree by Leon de Laborde; Linant

Paris : Giard, 1830. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. [Important early views of Petra and Kazneh (Al-Khazneh)] First Edition. Atlas Folio, 59.5 x 32.5 cm. Bound in contemporary leather backed boards. Marbled end sheets. Collated, complete. [8], 87 p., [...

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$16,660.00


Beati Alberti Magni: Opera quae hactenus haberi potuerunt (Works of Albertus Magnus in 21 folio volumes) by Albertus, Magnus Saint (Teutonicus); Petrus Jammy (Pierre); Giovanni Battista de' MARINI (Joan. Baptista de Martino); Nicolaus RODULPHIUS (Nicolao Rodulphio); Thomas TURCO (Thoma Turco)

Lugduni - Lyon: Claudii Prost, Petri Claudii Rigaud, 1651-01-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. 21 folio volumes. Massive set. Collected works of Saint Albertus. <br> Bound in contemporary mottled calf. 7 raised spine bands. Gilt spine. Most volu...

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$16,464.00


La historia d'Italia by Francesco Guicciardini; Remigio Nannini

Venetia : Appresso Giovan Maria Bonelli, 1562-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good. From the library of Hugo Grotius, inscribed by his hand on bottom verso of title page. Quarto. [24], 470, [8] p. ; 22 cm, Printers devices, engravings. Full vellum binding with l...

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$15,680.00


Tertiary History of the Grand Canon District with Atlas by Dutton, Clarence E

Government Printing Office, 1882-01-01. Hardcover. Good. 1st ed. 2 volumes. Atlas + Monograph. Rebound in fine 3/4 moroccan leather over marbled boards. The boards have been specially designed to reproduce the majesty of the Grand Canyon. Monograph: ...

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$15,680.00


History of the Indian tribes of North America : with biographical sketches and anecdotes of the principal chiefs (3 volumes) by Thomas L McKenney; James Hall

Philadelphia : D. Rice & A.N. Hart, 1855. Hardcover. Very Good. [Landmark Work in 19th Century Ethnology with Exquisite Colored Portraits of American Indians] 3 volume set. Octavos. Bound in publisher's morocco, stamped in blind. Minor shelf w...

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$15,680.00


L'Etat Militaire De L'Empire Ottoman. Parts I-II by Luigi Ferdinando Marsigli

The Hague: Pierre Gosse, Jean Neaulme, De Hondt & Moetjens, 1732. Leather Bound. Very Good. Folio. 2 volumes in one. [vi], [ix]-xvi, 151pp.; [ii], 199pp. French and Italian dual column text. Full bound in contemporary leather. Marbled boards. 7 rais...

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$14,700.00


Relacion del sucesso que tuvo nuestra Santa Fe en los reynos del Japon : desde el ano de seyscientos y doze hasta el de seyscientos y quinze, Imperando Cubosama by Luis Pineyro

Madrid : Por la Viuda de Alonso Martin de Balboa, 1617. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. 1st edition of Pineyro's history of the Jesuit Mission in Japan. Folio, 30 x 20 cm. Bound in contemporary limp vellum. Spine title in brown ink. Some cover wea...

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$14,700.00


Memoires concernant l'histoire, les sciences, les arts, les moeurs, les usages, &c. des chinois (16 volume set) by Joseph Marie Amiot; Francois Bourgeois; Pierre Martial Cibot; Aloys Kao; Aloys de Poirot; Charles Batteux; Brequigny, M. de; Antoine Isaac Silvestre de Sacy, Baron; Antoine Gaubil

A Paris : Chez Nyon, Libraire, 1776 - 1791. Hardcover. Good. 16 volume set. Published 1776-1791, also includes appendix volume published in by Treuttel and Wurtz, 1814. Bound in contemporary French mottled calf. 25 x 20 cm. All edges stained red. ...

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$13,720.00


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