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TARIFFA DE I PESI E MISURE CORRISPONDENTI DAL LEVANTE AL PONENTE E DA UNA TERRA E LUOGO ALL’ALTRO QUALI TUTTE LE PARTI DIL MONDO by BARTHOLOMEO DI PASI DA VINETIA

VINETIA, 1540. Rarissima opera del 1540 di una delle prime guide per i mercanti scritto da Bartholomeo di Pasi da Venezia. Si tratta di un manuale per i pesi e misure del Mediterraneo e dell'Est ad uso dei mercanti veneziani del XVI secolo, una delle…

From Sephora di Elena Serru

€4,000.00


Athènes aux XVe, XVIe et XVIIe siècles (2 Tomes) by Laborde, Léon, comte de

D' après des documents inédits. Tome premier: xviii+276 pp. Tome second: 392 pp. 25,2x16,5 cm. Chez Jules Renouard et Cie, Libraires, Paris, 1854. Mixtes techniques d'illustration. Un des premiers livres illustrés par la photographie, contenant deux c…

From Pelargos Bookstore, MBS

€3,400.00


In a German Pension by Katherine Mansfield

8vo, London,Stephen Swift & Co, 1911, First Edition, First Press, Author's first book Presentation Copy, blind stamp on the title, publisher's green cloth gilt, very soft bump on extremities, Kirkpatrick A1.First edition of Mansfield's first book, publish…

From Uniche Books

€3,185.00


History of the Consulate and the Empire of France Under Napoleon by M. Adolphe Thiers

Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Fine. First Edition. Printer: Henry Colburn, London, 1845. Twenty volumes bound in ten. 1845-1862. Translated by D. Forbes Campbell. The only Authorized Edition. Finely bound in 1/2 red calf, elaborately gilt decorated spi…

From River House Books

$3,500.00


The Annual Register or a View of the History, Politics and Literature for the Year 1776 by Dodsley, J. et al

1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition Octavo, some rubbing to original leather boards, missing spine title and some wear although clean inside with little foxing, backstrip a little rubbed in places, corners bumped, head of spine s…

From BohemianBookworm

$3,271.96


The Naval and Military Exploits Which Have Distinguished the Reign of George the Third by Jehoshaphat Aspin

Few scratches on hinge, slight discoloration of cover, mild age-browning of pages, Very little foxing. Five raised bands on spine, title, author and date gilt stamped in compartments. Aspin's classic, highly specific, detailed, interesting and actually qu…

From Setton Book Collection

$3,250.00


ROWLANDSON’S CHARACTERISTIC SKETCHES OF THE LOWER ORDERS, INTENDED AS A COMPANION TO THE NEW PICTURE OF LONDON. by ROWLANDSON, THOMAS

Nineteenth century three-quarter red morocco, spine with gilt bands, ornaments and lettering; marbled boards and matching endpapers; tissue guards.Pretty copy of the first edition of Rowlandson's second series of London street scenes and tradespeople in l…

From Marilyn Braiterman Rare Books

$3,250.00


IMAGES DE LA VIE DES PRISONNIERS DE GUERRE. by MEUNIER, MARIO

Cream-colored boards titled in red and brown with paste-down color illustration. In extraordinary condition. One of 175 copies with contents on light card leaves mounted on stubs. Illustrated by Lucien Boucher, painter, poster designer and illustrator. Tw…

From Marilyn Braiterman Rare Books

$3,000.00


Historia Insulana das Ilhas a Portugal sugeytas no Oceano Occidental, composta pelo Padre . . . Insulano tambem da Ilha Terceyra, & em idade de 76. annos, para a confirmaçam dos bons costumes, assim moraes, como sobrenaturaes, dos nobres antepassados Insulanos, nos presentes, & futuros by CORDEIRO, Antonio

Lisbon, 1717. Antonio Pedrozo Galram. Contemporary calf, spine gilt (head & foot of spine repaired).. A good copy apart from a small wormhole in lower margins of ff. (1) (5) & pp. 525-528, some slight staining.. First edition of an important work. A …

From Judith Hodgson Antiquarian Books

£2,000.00


DISCORSO DI PESTE di M. Andrea Gratiolo di Salo. Nelquale si contengono vtilissime speculationi intorno alla natura, cagioni, e curatione della peste, con vn catalogo di tutte le pesti piu notabili de' tempi passati. by GRAZIOLI, Andrea (fl. c.1540-1580). Saladino Ferro.:

Venice, Girolamo Polo, 1576.. Et appresso un trattato di peste molto dotto, & breue non piu veduto di Saladino Ferro. FIRST EDITION 1576, 2 parts in 1 volume, Italian text, 8vo, approximately 230 x 165 mm, 9 x 6½ inches, woodcut pictorial printer's dev…

From Roger Middleton

£1,900.00


Sacre et couronnement de Louis XVI, Roi de France et de Navarre, dans l'Église a Rheims, le 11. juin 1775 : précédé de Recherches sur le sacre des rois de France, depuis Clovis jusqu'a Louis XV ; et suivi d'un Journal historique de ce qui s'est passé à cette auguste cérémonie by PICHON, Thomas Jean

1775 1ed Louis XVI of France Sacred Coronation Illustrated ROYAL ARMS Pichon Louis XVI, King of France was the final French monarch, crowned in June of 1775. Author Thomas Pichon commemorated the event with an impressive, beautiful book filled with Frenc…

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$2,500.00


La decouverte des Indes Occidentales par les Espagnols / ecrite par don Balthazar de Las Casas, evêque de Chiapa by CASAS, Bartolomé de las

1697 1st ed Las Casas Spanish West Indies VOYAGES Cortez Conquistadors Torture Bartolomé de las Casas was a 16th-century Spanish historian who published an important historical account of the discovery of West Indies by Spain. This book chronicled the f…

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$2,500.00


The History of Italy, Written in Italian By Francesco Guicciardini, a Nobleman of Florence. Twenty Books (Bound in Ten Volumes ) by Guicciardini, Francesco; Translatyed by Chevalier Austin Parke Goddard

London: Printed by John Towers, in Piccadilly, 1753. First Edition, published 1753-1756. Twenty books bound in ten volumes, in late 19th- early 20th c. fine bindings of half polished calf over marbled boards, backs gilt, a quite lovely set and uncommon in…

From Dale Steffey Books

$2,500.00


The Historie of Guicciardin (Guicciardini) Containing the Warres of Italie and Other Partes, Continued for Manie Yeares Under Sundrie Kings and Princes... With a Table at Large Expressing the Principall Matters... Reduced Into English By Geffray Fenton. by Guicciardini (Guicciardin), Francesco (1482-1540) (translated By Geoffrey Fenton)

London: Richard Field (1594), 1599. Second English Edition . Quarter Calf. Good +. 943, (X]. Quarter Calf. Second English Language Edition. Folio. Quarter Calf Over Marbled Boards. Pages 10 3/4" Tall, All Three Edges Watered. Leather Is Quite Worn,…

From Arroyo Seco Books

$2,500.00


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