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  • La Maison Philibert.

    LORRAIN, Jean; COURBOULEIX, Léon & FARNETI, Carlo (illustrators).
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    With an extra suite of plates & original watercolours. One of 50 copies with an extra suite of plates and a copper plate. This copy also includ...

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  • Madame Bovary. Moeurs de province.

    FLAUBERT, Gustave; HUARD, Charles; van ELSEN, Théodore; FARNETI, Carlo (illustrators).
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    A unique copy with original watercolours. A unique example extra-illustrated by Charles Huard with two copper plates and numerous original drawings...

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  • La Maison Tellier.

    MAUPASSANT, Guy de; LOBEL-RICHE, Almery.
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    Limited edition - one of 100 copies. A finely bound example with intricate onlay designs inspired by the story.Limited edition, one of 100 copies o...

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  • La Nuit Venitienne; Fantasio; Les Caprices de Marianne.

    BRUNELLESCHI, Umberto (artist); MUSSET, Alfred de.
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    A handsomely bound example of Brunelleschi's illustrated edition of three works by the French dramatist, poet & novelist Alfred de Musset, kno...

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  • Defense du Christianisme.

    [BINDING]. FRAYSSINOUS, M. D.
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    This is the second edition of an important French Restoration polemic. Duplanyl was a master of mosaic/onlay binding.Second edition, 3 vols, tall ...

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  • Moriae Encomium.

    ERASMUS, Desiderius.
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    First dated edition. The first dated edition of the most well-known of Erasmus' works. It followed the undated Paris printing by Gilles de Gourmont...

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  • La Vie Mahomed;

    BOULAINVILLIERS, Henri, Comte de.
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    Second edition of this scarce work on the prophet Muhammed by Henri de Boulainvilliers. This book is a thorough history of Muslim and Islamic cult...

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  • De rebus gestis Antonj Caraphaei libri quatuor.

    VICO, Giambattista.
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    First edition of this intriguing work by Vico that chronicles the deeds of one of the most famous Neapolitan men of arms of the seventeenth centur...

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  • De gli Automati, ouero Machine se Moventi, Libri due,

    HERON OF ALEXANDRIA; BALDI, Bernardino (translator).
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    Rare first edition of Baldi's translation into Italian of Heron of Alexandria's Automata, a treatise on self-propelled machines which enable wonde...

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  • The Book of Common Prayer,

    [COMMON PRAYER].
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    A handsome copy of the Book of Common Prayer together with the Psalms of David, rubricated throughout. 8vo; title printed in red and black, rubric...

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  • Les Nouvelles Amoureuses.

    AUBERT, Charles.
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    Complete sets of these racy French novelettes are very scarce. Titles include Une Mission delicate, La Jarretiere, Le Ballon Rouge, Le Fruit Defen...

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  • Dello Scalco

    ROSSETTI, Giovanni Battista.
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    Editio princeps. The rare editio princeps of this famous treatise containing a compendium of all the culinary literature that appeared during the s...

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  • Cosmographia, sive De situ orbis.

    MELA, Pomponius.
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    Rare fourth edition. Mela's Cosmographia is the earliest surviving Latin work on geography and the only treatise devoted exclusively to that subje...

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  • Histoire les plus Remarquables de L'ancien et du Nouveau Testament,

    LUYKEN, Jean.
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    First French edition (originally published in Dutch in 1729), illustrated throughout with engraved plates, maps, and illustrations by Jan Luyken (...

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  • Der Blutige Schau-Platz oder Martyrn Spiegel der Tauffsgesinten oder Wehrlosen-Christen,

    BRAGHT, T.J.V.
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    Originally published in Dordrecht in 1660 in Dutch, this is the first edition printed in German. The work was compiled by Thieleman Braght from ch...

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  • A folding map of Beshagard in south-eastern Persia,

    [MANUSCRIPT MAP]. SULEYMAN MIRZA (cartographer)
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    A label pasted to the front wrapper reads 'Map of Beshagard, the work of Sulayman Mirza', and the map itself is entitled 'The work of the servant ...

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  • Risalh Salariyyah,

    QULI QAJAR, 'Isa bin Reza [known as 'Majnun'].
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    Commission for a qajar prince. An attractive volume comprising the Risalah Salariyyah of 'Isa bin Reza Quli Qajar, known as Majnun, followed by a s...

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  • Félicien Rops et son œuvre.

    ROPS, Félicien; [VARIOUS].
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    An at the time of publication significant work relating to the artist Félicien Rops, featuring previously unpublished material. Notable for its at...

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  • Pietra del Paragone Politico

    BOCCALINI, Trajano.
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    Probably one of a number of spurious, pirated imprints derived from Elzevir's edition of several years earlier. Trajano Boccalini (1556-1613) auth...

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  • De la Imitacion de Christo,

    KEMPIS, Thomas à.
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    A neat Spanish-language pocket edition of Thomas à Kempis' famous devotional work, embellished with four fine copper engravings.Small 12mo (137 x ...

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  • Colloqui...Latini, e Italiani

    VIVES, Juan Luis.
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    An attractive edition of the Valencian renaissance humanist Juan Luis Vives' linguistic work for students of Latin. 12mo (152 x 80 mm.); half-titl...

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