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6457: PERRENOT, ABRAHAM. - Bedenkingen over de beoeffening der rechtsgeleerdheid, benevens vier verhandelingen over wysgeerige stoffen.Dordrecht, Abraham Blussé and son (colophon: printed by Johan Joseph Besseling, [Utrecht]), 1781. With: (2) PERRENOT, Abraham. Considérations sur l'étude de la jurisprudence, … Nouvelle edition. Berlin, G.J. Decker; Utrecht, Henrikus Spruit, 1776. 8vo. 2 works in 1 volume. Contemporary red morocco, richly gold-tooled spine, gold-tooled boards (triple fillets, with floral ornaments in each corner), board edges and turn-ins, gilt edges. Bound by the Dutch court bookbinder Abraham van Rossum (active in Amsterdam 1812-1854), one of the "major binders" (Storm van Leeuwen) of that period.
65SFNHU5FJ79: [PERRINET D'ORVAL, JEAN CHARLES]. - Manuel de l'artificier.Paris, Charles-Antoine Jombert, 1757. 8vo. With 5 folding tables and 12 folding engraved plates. Contemporary mottled calf, richly gold-tooled spine.
H8REENPSEL68: PERRY, MATTHEW CALBRAITH AND FRANCIS LISTER HAWKS. - Narrative of the expedition of an American squadron to the China Seas and Japan, performed in the years 1852, 1853, and 1854, under the command of Commodore M.C. Perry, United States Navy, by order of the Government of the United States.Including: JONES, George. United States Japan expedition. Observations on the zodiacal light, from April 2, 1853, to April 22, 1855, made chiefly on board the United States steam-frigate Mississippi, during her late cruise in eastern seas, and her voyage homeward: with conclusions from the data thus obtained; …Washington, A.O.P. Nicholson, 1856. 3 volumes. 4to. With over a hundred lithographed (some tinted) and wood-engraved plates, several hand-coloured, hundreds of wood-engravings in text and 39 maps and charts, several folding. Publisher's blind-blocked cloth.
F1AE361IF05P: [PERRY, MATTHEW CALBRAITH]. - Ethiopian concert. United States steam frigate Powhatan, Hakodadi, Island of Yesso, Empire of Japan, May 29th [1854]. An Ethiopian entertainment will be given by the Japanese Olio Minstrels, on board this ship, this evening, weather favorable, to which the Officers invite your attendance.[On board the Powhatan], Japan Expedition Press, [1854]. 19 x 26 cm as opened flat. A programme and invitation, printed letterpress on washi mulberry tissue paper with a lace-like decorative flower pattern in white.
ACIBL2UCAGWQ: PERS, DIRCK PIETERSZ. [AND HADRIANUS DAMMAN]. - Bellerophon, of lust tot wysheyd. Begrijpende veel zeedighe, stichtelijcke en leerlijcke sinne-beelden met haere verklaringhen. Amsterdam, Dirck Pieterz. (Pers), 1614. Small 4to (19 x 14.5 cm). With engraved emblem printed on title-page and 31 numbered engraved emblems in text, engraved by Joost de Bosscher. 19th-century tanned half sheepskin.
19009: PERSIUS FLACCUS. - Satirarum opus [= Satyrae/Saturae].(Colophon: Venice, Dionysius de Bertochus & Pelegrinus de Paschalibus Bononienses, 10 September 1484). Small folio (29.5 x 21 cm). With the verse text surrounded on three sides by Fonzio's prose commentary, Bertochus and Pelegrinus's woodcut device next to the colophon on the last printed page, with spaces left for manuscript initials without guide letters (not filled in). Set in 2 sizes of Venetian-style roman type (110 and 83 mm/20 lines) with an occasional Greek letter. 19th-century(?) sheepskin parchment.
2215: PERSIUS FLACCUS AND JOHANNES MURMELLIUS. - Nova commentaria in Persium. A. Persij Flacci Satyrae complusculis. quibus scatebant. mendis repurgate. cum ecphrasi et scholijs Joannis Murmellij Ruremundensis.Colophon: Köln, (heirs of) Heinrich Quentel, September 1517. Small 4to (20 x 14 cm). With a decorated woodcut initial on title-page and one in text. 19th-century plain boards.
7C6DTFH4WE7T: PERSONA (PERSONÈ), GIOVANNI BATTISTA. - Discursuum medicinalium unicus liber. Ad Ill. D. Laelium Leonum Vallis Calepiae Provincarium.Bergamo, Comino Ventura, 1603. 4to. Contemporary limp sheepskin parchment, traces of thong ties.
S510: PERSOON, CHRISTIAAN HENDRIK. - Traité sur les champignons comestibles, contenant l'indication des espèces nuisibles; précédé d'une introduction à l'histoire des champignons. Paris, Belin-Leprieur (printed by A. Egron), 1818. 8vo. With 4 hand-coloured engraved plates. Publisher's pink paper wrappers with letterpress title-label.
I47GMOXW56JI: PESCHEL, CARL FRIEDRICH. - Die Kriegsbaukunst im Felde. Ein Leitfaden für den Unterricht in Militair-Schulen, und als Handbuch für die Officiere aller Waffen...Dresden and Leipzig, Arnoldischen Buchhandlung, 1832. 8vo. With 11 lithographed plates (10 folding), 1 folding letterpress table, and numerous tables in text. Later half calf; rebacked, with the original gold-tooled backstrip laid down.
19406: PESTALOZZI, JOHANN HEINRICH. - Meine Lebensschicksale als Vorsteher meiner Erziehungsinstitute in Burgdorf und Iferten. Leipzig, Gerhard Fleischer, 1826. 8vo. Contemporary stiff paper wrappers.
6472: PESTALOZZI, JOHANN HEINRICH. - Sämmtliche Schriften. Stuttgart, Tübingen, J.G. Cotta'schen Buchhandlung, 1819-1826. 15 volumes. 8vo. With folding leaf of music in the first volume and mathematical figures on 5 folding engraved plates in volume 15. Contemporary half calf, gold-tooled spine.
A55FS0A5LQQ2: PÉTAU, DENIS (DIONYSIUS PETAVIUS). - Dissertationum ecclesiasticarum libri duo, in quibus de episcoporum dignitate, ac potestate; deque aliis ecclesiasticis dogmatibus disputatur.Paris, Sebastien Cramoisy, 1641. 8vo. With Cramoisy's engraved coupling storks device on the title-page. Gold-tooled red goatskin morocco (ca. 1700?), gilt edges.
K1VE5E3V8EEQ: PETER II, TSAR AND SHAH ASHRAF. - [Title in Russian followed on the same page by:] Tractat, zwischen dem russischen Reich und dem Sultan Eschref, jetzigem Besitzer des persischen Thrones zu Ispahan. Von russischer Seite ertheilet.St. Petersburg, Imperial Academy of Sciences, 1729.With: (2) ANNA, Tsarina and Shah TAHMASP II. [Title in Russian followed on the same page by:] Tractat, so zwischen Ihro Kayserl. Majest. von allen Reussen und des persischen Schachs Majest. in der Provintz Gilan zu Rätsche durch die von beyden Seiten bevollmächtigte Ministros am 21. Jan. 1732 geschlossen worden.St. Petersburg, Imperial Academy of Sciences, 1732. Two treaties between Russia and the Safavid Empire in Russian and German in 2 parallel columns. Small folio (27.5 x 19.5 cm). Disbound.
I9NC2NCJ2PYF: PETIT, VICTOR JEAN-BAPTISTE. - Bagneres de Luchon et ses environs.Paris, Charles Boivin; Pau, Auguste Bassy, [ca. 1850]. Oblong folio (26.5 x 37.5 cm). With a lithographed title-page with a hand-coloured vignette, and 29 numbered lithographed plates, all coloured by hand and some double-page (including 1 folding out vertically) or folding panoramas. All plates mounted on thick wove paper with letterpress captions. Contemporary gold- and blind-blocked dark green cloth, gilt edges.
19720: PETRI (PETRUS), SUFFRIDUS. - De scriptoribus Frisiae, decades XVI. Et semis: in quibus non modo peculiares Frisiae, sed & totius Germaniae communes antiquitates plurimae indicantur, & veterum historicorum ac geographorum loci, hactenus non intellecti, explicantur.Franeker, Jacobus Horreus, 1699. 12mo. Contemporary vellum.
E9RE8MOEETNL: PETRUS DE NATALIBUS. - Catalogus sanctorum & gestorum eorum ex diversis voluminibus collectus: ... (Colophon: Strasbourg, printed by Martin Flach, 1513). Folio (22.2 x 32 cm). Title-page with a woodcut decorated initial and a 4-piece woodcut border by Hans Wechtlin, 1 full-page woodcut by Urs Graf, hundreds of woodcut decorated uncial initials. Set mostly in rotunda gothic types. Contemporary blind-tooled pigskin over wooden boards, in a panel design, with 2 brass clasps on leather straps with brass catchplates and anchorplates.
IA6ACDJ2MWDK: PETTIGREW, THOMAS JOSEPH. - A history of Egyptian mummies, and an account of the worship and embalming of the sacred animals by the Egyptians; with remarks on the funeral ceremonies of different nations, and observations on the mummies of the Canary Islands, of the ancient Peruvians, Burman priests, &c.London, Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longman (back of title-page and colophon: printed by P.P. Thoms), 1834. 4to. With 13 numbered lithographed plates (the first used as frontispiece), including 3 fully and 1 partly coloured by a contemporary hand, of which 2 highlighted in gold. Contemporary half calf, restored and rebacked with parts of the original backstrip laid down, with new tooling and title-label on spine, cloth sides, later endpapers.
18026: PFANN, JOHANN. - Biblische Emblemata und Figuren welche in den zweijen verneurten Stuben, dess Hospitals zum heiligen Geist in Nürmberg allen Krancken zu sonderm Trost anstatt der Schrifft sind vorgemalet worden.[Nuremberg], 1626. Oblong 8vo (13.5 x 18 cm). With engraved title-page (4to and partly folded) and 16 engraved emblems within varying baroque frames, with manuscript text below. Contemporary sprinkled paper wrappers.
E4PBJL5NT60T: PFEIFFER, FRANÇOIS JOSEPH JUNIOR, JACOB VAN LENNEP AND GERRIT VAN ENST KONING. - Tooneel decoratief, voorgesteld in op steen geteekende platen door F.J. Pfeiffer Jr. Amsterdam, Coenraad Weddepohl, 1845. Folio. With a lithographed portrait of the artist (mounted), 8 lithographed plates of stage designs, and 9 poems in red decorated letterpress frames, the lithographs by Desguerrois & Co. With the 8 plates of stage designs hand-coloured as published. Original publisher's cloth, with a gold-blocked lyre in the centre of each board.
22302: PFYFFER ZU NEUECK, JOSEPH JACOB XAVER. - Esquisses de l'ile de Java et de ses divers habitants, recueillies pendant un séjour de huit années fait dans cette île; … traduit de l'Allemand par Girodz du Villard, revu et mis en ordre par G. Guénot Lecointe. Brussels, P.J. Voglet for Société Belge de Librairie, Hauman, Cattoir and company, 1837. 12mo. Modern grained brown half calf preserving the original lithographed wrappers, partly uncut.
ABC_45191: PHAEDRUS. (DAVID VAN HOOGSTRATEN, TRANS.). - Ezopische fabelen van Fedrus, gevryden slaef des Keizers Augustus. In Nederduitsch dicht vertaelt en met aenmerkingen verrykt door D. van Hoogstraten. Met nieuwe konst-platen.Amsterdam, Steven van Esveldt, 1769. 8vo. With an engraved frontispiece, an engraved vignette on title-page, and 16 engraved plates with 6 fable illustrations each, mostly after the illustrations for the first Latin Hoogstraten edition (1701) by Jan van Vianen, all engraved by Simon Fokke. Contemporary boards covered with sprinkled paper.
5176: PHAEDRUS. - Fabularum Aesopiarum libri quinque; notis perpetuis illustrati, & cum integris aliorum observationibus, in lucem editi à Johanne Laurentio.Amsterdam, Johannes Janssonius van Waesberge and the widow of Elizaeus Weyerstraten, 1667. 8vo. With engraved allegorical frontispiece by Christian Hagen, and 103 finely engraved half-page illustrations in text. Early 19th-century(?) gold-tooled tan calf.
I17C9YTP5D4D: [PHARMACOPOEIA]. BATE, GEORGE AND JAMES SHIPTON. - Pharmacopoea Batheana. Ofte den apotheek van de heer Georgius Bath ...Amsterdam, Jan ten Hoorn, 1698. 12mo. With an engraved title-page by Jan Luyken. 19th-century marbled wrappers.
I14DVA32F2X0: [PHARMACOPOEIA]. TAZEWELL, WILLIAM. - Vade-mecum medicum, in duas partes divisum, ...Leiden, Abraham and Jan Honkoop, 1800. 12mo. Contemporary mottled boards.
LBCCHAC9J5FU: [PHARMACOPOEIA - DEUX NÈTHES]. VAN DEN ZANDE, J.B.J., ET AL (ED.). - Pharmacopoeia manualis, a concilio medico praefecturae Utriusque Nethae edita.Antwerpen, Antonius Grangé, 1812. 8vo. 19th Century green half sheepskin, marbled sides.
S942: PHILES, MANUEL. - De animalium proprietate, ex prima editione Arsenii et libro Oxoniensi restitutus a Joanne Cornelio de Pauw, cum ejusdem animadversionibus et versione Latina Gregorii Bersmanni. Accedunt et eodem libro Oxoniensi non pauca hactenus inedita.Utrecht, Willem Schouw (colophon: printed by Pieter Muntendam), 1730. 4to. Modern gold-tooled brown half morrocco.
17317: PHILIDOR, ANDRÉ DANICAN. - Analyse du jeu des échecs. Avec une nouvelle notation abrégée et des planches ou se trouve figurée la situation de jeu pour les renvois et les fins de parties. Nouvelle édition. Paris, Chez Causette (colophon: Strasbourg, printed by Amand Koenig), 1820. 12mo. With engraved frontispiece portrait of the author, 42 full-page colour-printed plates and numerous chess-notations in text. Contemporary half morocco.
HCLAD73TWO2S: [PHILIP II, KING OF SPAIN]. - Ordinancie, statuyt ende policie gemaect byden coninck onsen aldernadichsten Heere, op tfeyt vande contracten vande asseurancien ende versekeringen in dese Nederlanden. Antwerp, Christoffel Plantin, 1571. 4to. With armorial woodcut on title-page. Modern vellum.
19076: PHILIPPON, ADAM. - Curieuses recherches de plusieurs beaus morceaus d'ornemens antiques, et modernes, tant dans la ville de Rome, ques autres villes et lieux d'Italie. Croissant, Adam Philippon, 1645. Wholly engraved print series consisting of a title-page, dedication, privilege, and 50 plates. The leaves are numbered 1-42, followed by 10 plates with their numbers changed by hand, and the privilege. With: (2) LE PAUTRE, Jean. Frizes feuillages ou Tritons marins antiques et modernes.Paris, P. Mariette, [ca. 1664]. Series of 6 numbered engraved plates, each with two friezes . 2 series in 1 volume. Small folio (26.5 x 18.5 cm). Contemporary limp sheepskin parchment.
L8SASELGGIPD: PHILLIPS, WENDELL. - Qataban & Sheba. Exploring ancient kingdoms on the biblical spice routes of Arabia.London, Victor Gollancz, 1955. 8vo. With numerous photographic plates. Original publisher's cloth with dustjacket.
K6Q90V8DAJ1V: PHILLIPS, JOHN CHARLES. - A natural history of the ducks.Boston and New York, Houghton Mifflin Company, the Riverside Press Cambridge, 1922-1926. 4 volumes. Large 4to. With 118 maps (some double-page) and 102 lithographed plates (74 chromolithographed) after drawings of Frank W. Benson, Allan Brooks and Louis Agassiz Fuertes. Contemporary half cloth.
23523: PHIPPS, CONSTANTINE JOHN. - A voyage towards the North Pole undertaken by His Majesty's command 1773. London, printed by William Bowyer and John Nichols for J. Nourse, 1774. Large 4to (29 x 22 cm). With 15 large double-page and larger folding engraved plates with maps, coastal profiles, ice flows, diagrams, and illustrations of equipment and marine animals, and many letterpress tables in the text (and on folding leaves signed as separate quires). Contemporary tree calf, rebacked soon after with a richly gold-tooled spine with globes and numerous floral stamps.
I7D9LIPN5PS6: [PHOTOGRAPH - HAND COLOURED]. LAFAYETTE STUDIO. - [Crown Prince Saud bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia].[London, 1935]. Matt silver print (ca. 28 x 36 cm), watercolour, pastel, gouache and oil paint. Mounted on paper in a passe-partout. Signed "Lafayette" in pencil on the mount. In a wooden frame (ca. 53 x 64 cm), under glass.
J6SGPBJ1IXLV: [PHOTOGRAPHY - HAWAII - CHINA]. [LAI FONG(?), A CHAN, WOODBURY & PAGE, I.W. TABER AND HIPPOLYTE ARNOUX]. - [Collection of 12 photographs of China, Indonesia, the Hawaiian Islands, California and Egypt].Late 19th century. Albumen prints, ranging in size from ca. 16.5 x 23 cm to 21 x 28 cm.
J1NH6Y7HYA75: [PHOTOGRAPHY – EROTICA – SADOMASOCHISM]. RABIER, HECTOR (COMPILER). - [Binding title:] Peines [et] supplices.[France/Belgium, early 20th century]. 4to (23.5 x 20 cm). Album containing 24 small contact prints and 153 albumen or gelatin silver prints, 16 photographic reproductions of paintings or drawings, 2 albumen prints of nudes and 17 silver gelatin prints of sadomasochistic scenes. Contemporary black cloth, with the title ("H. Rabier - peines - supplices") on the spine.
G8JG8TV3X9TJ: [PHOTOGRAPHY - BAHRAIN]. - HH Sheikh Hamad ibn Isa Al Khalifa with three other sheikhs.Gulf region, 1920s. Black and white photograph (gelatin silver print, 8 x 7 cm) mounted on brown cardboard (9 x 8.5 cm). Captioned in white ink.
939G7NW4WMX2: [PHOTOGRAPHY - FRIESLAND]. [MATTHIJSSEN, GERARDA HENRIETTA]. - Historische tentoonstelling van Friesland, gehouden in Hr. Ms. Paleis te Leeuwarden gedurende den zomer van 1877. [Leeuwarden, 1877]. Album (33 x 26 cm). With a manuscript title-page with a mounted cut out of an albumen print of the arms of Friesland, and 34 albumen prints mounted on 26 leaves with manuscript captions below, and 3 albumen prints mounted on 3 loosely inserted leaves, without captions, but matching the others and including 1 repeat. Contemporary blind-tooled brown cloth, with metal clasps, gilt title on front board, gilt edges.
D41DFNV03MLM: [PHOTOGRAPHY - DUTCH TOPOGRAPHY]. - Gezichten langs den Gooischen stoomtram.[Amsterdam], E. van Elfrinkhoff, [ca. 1893]. (Ca. 22.5 x 17.5 cm). With the title-page and each of the 12 photographs (12 x 17 cm) pasted on paperboard (17 x 22 cm), the photographs with printed titles below. Contemporary paperboard box.
DCJGG4BV62VD: [PHOTOGRAPHY - MEXICO]. GONZALEZ, F.M. - [Panoramic photograph overlooking Mazatlán].[Mexico, ca. 1880-1900]. Albumen print (ca. 17 x 71 cm) in 3 parts with photographer's credit in white in the negative, mat mount. Pasted on heavily spotted and browned contemporary wove paper.
D4TCASY3Z0MC: [PHOTOGRAPHY - NEW ZEALAND - TASMANIA]. - [Collection of 18 photographs of New Zealand and Tasmania].[New Zealand, ca. 1890]. Including 13 Maori portraits, 4 albumen prints of Hobart and locality, a loose albumen print of the North Shore Native and Aquatic Regatta at Auckland in 1898.
H6MB46BIT99F: PIASSETSKY, PAVEL YAKOVLEVICH. - Voyage a travers la Mongolie et la Chine …Paris, Hachette & Co. (back of half-title: printed by Corbeil, Crété), 1883. Large 8vo (27.5 x 19 cm). With wood-engraved author's portrait, 88 woodcut illustrations (many full-page) and a wood-engraved map. Contemporary dark brown half sheepskin, gold-tooled spine, bound by Charles Magnier.
61MGOAVUF9FD: PICART, BERNARD. - Diverses modes dessinées d'après nature.Amsterdam, Bernard Picart, 1728. Oblong 4to (21 x 27.5 cm). Series of 12 engraved prints: 11 costume prints plus a title-page (title in a stunning and delicate cartouche, plate size: 12.5 x 7 cm) on 6 oblong 4to leaves (which could make 12 8vo leaves). 6 of the plates are signed by the engraver Gaspard Duchange, all after the designs of Bernard Picart. Unbound.
I53GP2AH5SLC: PICART, BERNARD. - Premier des magnifiques carosses de Monseigneur de le duc d'Ossuna, ambassadeur extraordinaire et premier plenipotentiaire de Sa Majesté Catholique Philippe: V. pour la paix faits pour l'entreé publique de son Excellence a Utrecht MDCCXIII.Amsterdam, Bernard Picart, 1714. Folio. Series of 7 engraved plates (including title-page and 1 double-page). 19th-century gold-tooled green morocco, richly gold-tooled spine and turn-ins, gilt edges; bound by Durvand Thivet.
K53AKICPY8C5: PICART, BERNARD, PARTLY AFTER REMBRANDT AND OTHERS. - Recueil de lions, dessinez d'après nature par divers maitres & gravez, ... Divisé en six livres chacun de six feuilles.Amsterdam, Bernard Picart [title-print also: Paris, François Chereau], 1729 (engraved 1728-1729). Oblong 4to (18.5 x 24 cm). With a letterpress title-page in red and black with Picart's engraved "device, 1 title-print and 42 lion prints in 6 series, on 37 leaves, all engraved by Bernard Picart after drawings made by himself (8, all from life), Rembrandt (18), Charles le Brun (6), Albrecht Dürer (1), Paulus Potter (1) and unattributed (8). Late 19th-century pimpled red cloth with the spine at the head of the pages. Rebacked in red cloth.
H4MFOFCVLPJB: [PICHON, THOMAS]. - Lettres et memoires pour servir à l'histoire naturelle, civile et politique de Cap Breton, ...The Hague, Pierre Gosse; London, Jean Nourse [printed in England], 1760. 12mo. Half brown morocco (ca. 1885?), by Frank J. Pfister in New York, gold-tooled spine, round gold stamp of Henry Gurdon Marquand on the front.
I25D7GU9X1DL: PIEDMONT, ALEXIS OF (GIROLAMO RUSCELLI). - De secreeten ... inhoudende seer excellente ende wel geapprobeerde remedien, tegen veelderhande krancheden, wonden ende andere accidenten: met de maniere van distilleren, perfumeren, confituyren maecken, te verwen, coloeuren ende gieten.Amsterdam, Hendrick Laurensz., 1636. 2 parts in 1 volume. 8vo. Modern sheepskin.
I8NC6N0QEACG: PIETRASANTA, SILVESTRO. - De symbolis heroicis libri IX.Antwerp, Balthasar Moretus, 1634. 4to. With an integral engraved allegorical title-page by Cornelius I Galle after a drawing by Peter Paul Rubens, the Plantin-Moretus woodcut device facing the colophon, an engraved portrait and engraved coat of arms of the dedicatee, the future Cardinal Pier Luigi Carafa, 7 full-page engraved family trees, about 270 engraved emblematic devices with mottos and a few other engraved and woodcut illustrations in the text. Contemporary Italian gold-tooled red goatskin morocco, gilt and gauffered edges. Rebacked with the original back strip laid down.
A2FEIZINTMYH: PIGAFETTA, FILIPPO AND DUARTE LOPEZ. - Relatione del reame di Congo et delle circonvicine contrade tratta dalli scritti & ragionamenti di Odoardo Lopez. Rome, Bartolomeo Grassi, [1591]. 4to. With an integral engraved architectural title-page (with the coat of arms of the dedicatee Antonio Migliore, Bishop of San Marco), large folding engraved general map of Africa (64×44 cm), large folding engraved map of the Congo (43.5×51.5 cm) and 8 numbered folding engraved plates of plants, animals and inhabitants of the country, by Natalis Bonifazio. Contemporary limp sheepskin parchment.
J5ICJSUGVPH7: PIJTAK, GUALTERUS CORNELIS WILHELMUS. - Bouwkundig woordenboek, of verklaring van de meest gebruikte technische benamingen, voorkomende bij de burgerlijke bouwkunde, waterbouwkunde en spoorwegen.'s Hertogenbosch, Muller brothers, 1848. 8vo. With a lithographed plates and 11 folding lithographed plates with 125 figures. Contemporary red half calf, gold-tooled spine, cloth sides.
HALCSZKGO2PH: PIKE, ZEBULON MONTGOMERY. - Reize naar Nieuw-Mexico en de binnenlanden van Louisiana, voorgegaan door eenen togt naar de bronnen der Mississippi.Amsterdam, Cornelis Timmer (colophon: printed by A. Breeman & Co.), 1812. 2 volumes. 8vo. With 3 engraved folding maps: the first two showing the interior of Louisiana and the third the Mississippi River. Contemporary half calf, gold-tooled spine.
3799: PILE, ALFRED. - Culture pratique du rosier dans l'Afrique du Nord. ... augmenté d'une notice: les ennemis du rosier par Théophile Pagliano.Tunis, G. Finzi, [1926]. 8vo. With numerous illustrations in text, including botanical drawings and reproductions of photographs, some full-page, and 2 folding plates. Original publisher's printed paper wrappers, with advertisements printed on the paste-down.
22992: PINTER VON DER AU, JOHANN CHRISTOPH. - Neuer, vollkommener, verbesserter und ergäntzter Pferd-Schatz.Frankfurt am Main, Johann Philipp Andrea for Georg Heinrich Oehrling, 1688. 2 parts in 1 volume. Small folio (31.5 x 20.5 cm). With engraved frontispiece and 25 engraved folding plates (with figured numbered 1-40). 19th-century half calf.
H6OGJH78SEA5: PINTO, FERNÃO MENDES AND JAN HENDRIK GLAZEMAKER (TRANSLATOR). - De wonderlyke reizen van Fernando Mendez Pinto; die hij in de tijt van eenëntwintig jaren in Europa, Asia en Afrika... gedaan heeft.Amsterdam, printed for Jan Rieuwertsz I and Jan Hendricksz Boom, 1653. 4to. With an engraved title-page and 7 engraved plates. Modern vellum.
D5IEBBRBPUPB: PIRCKHEIMER, WILLIBALD. - Germaniae ex variis scriptoribus perbrevis explicatio.Augsburg, Heinrich Steiner, 1530. Small 8vo (15.5 x 10.5 cm). Title in a wide woodcut ornamented border, 2 woodcut historiated initials. Set in an Aldine-style italic with a word of Greek. Modern brown shell-marbled boards.
L4PCMMOJ18LT: PIRI REIS (PAUL KAHLE, ED.). - Bahrije. Das türkische Segelhandbuch für das Mittelländische Meer vom Jahre 1521.Berlin and Leipzig, Walter de Gruyter & Co., 1926-1927. 3 volumes. Large 8vo (26 x 18 cm). Volume 1 with 137 reproductions of manuscript pages of Ottoman Turkish text and maps and volume 2 with 4 plates. Publisher's original printed wrappers.
H8BGVAMJWXUB: PITHOIS (PITHOYS), CLAUDE. - Cosmographie ou doctrine de la sphere. Avec un traitté de la geographie. Sedan, François Chayer, 1661. 8vo. Near contemporary half vellum.
KC4B75RDX774: PIUS V, POPE. - Freiheit und Bulla des allerheiligsten in Gott vatters und Herren, Herren Pii, des namens fünfften Bapsts, uber die Erhoehung und Schoepffung des durchleüchtigsten Fürsten und Herren, Herren Cosmi Medices, Hertzogen zu Florentz, &c. Zu einem Groszhertzoge und koenigmässigem, der provintz Ethrurien, ime underworffen. Geschehen zu Rom, den 27. Augusti. Anno M.D. LXIX.[Germany], 1570. Small 4to (20 x 15 cm). With a woodcut figure of the Pope on the title-page. Set in Schwabacher gothic type with fraktur headings and incidental roman. Half maroon goatskin morocco (1930s?), gold-tooled spine.
A6KDVO01U79O: PLACENTIUS, JOHANNES LEO. - Catalogus omnium antistitum Tungarorum, Traiectensium, ac Leodiorum, & rerum domi, bellique gestarum compendium. Antwerp, Willem Vorsterman, [1530?; preface dated 14 September 1529]. Small 8vo (13.5 x 10 cm). Title with woodcut coat-of-arms of Cardinal Everard van de Marck in a 4-piece woodcut border, a large woodcut coat of arms on the last page, 2 woodcut illustrations, one showing Mary and Jesus with Saint Anne (63 x 42 mm), and the other a bishop in his study (45 x 43 mm), each in the same 4-piece woodcut border (different from that on the title-page). Capitals rubricated throughout, some woodcuts also rubricated and some headings and other words underlined in red. Vellum (ca. 1700?).
I17F9ASINHNG: PLAGGE, MARTIN WILHELM. - Receptboek volgens de Pharmacopoea Belgica. Een zakboekje tot dagelijksch gebruik voor geneesheeren en heelmeesteren.Rotterdam, widow of Johannes Allart, "1829" (preface: 1830). 8vo. Later half calf.
B2JH719LG7AK: PLANA, GIOVANNI ANTONIO A. - [Drop title]: Équation de la courbe formée par une lame élastique, quelles que soient les forces qui agissent sur la lame.Including: Mémoire sur l'intégration des équations linéaires aux differences partielles du second et du troisième ordre.[Turin, Félix Galetti, 1811?]. 4to. With folding engraved plate by Amati & Tela. Contemporary wrappers.
L7UDJ3ZMEMIH: PLATEARIUS, MATTHAEUS, AND OTHERS. - Le grant herbier en Francoys contenant les qualitez vertus et proprietez des herbes arbres gommes semences huylles et pierres precieuses extraict de plusieurs traictez de medecine. Comme de Avicenne Rasis, Constantin, Isaac, Plataire, et Ypocras selon le commun usaige. Imprime nouvellement a Paris. 47. xliii.Paris, (colophon: printed by Estienne Groulleau), [ca. 1550?]. Small 4to (20 x 14.5 cm). With the title-page printed in red and black and about 300 woodcut illustrations in the text (nearly all botanical, with a few animals, including an elephant) including a few repeats (2 on the title-page, 4 facing the first page of text and at least 1 in the text). Later sheepskin parchment.
L3ID4I6MJKWZ: PLAUTUS, TITUS MACCIUS. - La comedia ..., intitulada Milite glorioso, traduzida en lengua Castellana.Including: La comedia ..., intitulada Menechmos, traduzida en lengua Castellana.Antwerp, Martin Nuyts (Martinus Nutius), 1555. 2 plays in 1 volume. Small 12mo (12.5 x 7.5 cm). With 2 title-pages, each with Nuyts's woodcut device, and a different woodcut showing the same device and motto on the last printed page. Late 18th-century gold-tooled mottled sheepskin (blue on beige).
17919: PLEMP, CORNELIS GIJSBERTSZ. - Amsterodamum monogrammon.Including: Quisquiliae seu elegiarum liber unus.Emblemata quinquaginta.Amsterdam, Joannes Walschart, 1616. With woodcut coat of arms on title-page, woodcut on individual title-pages and 51 woodcut emblems with a diameter of ca 73 mm. With: (2) PLEMP, Cornelis Gijsbertsz. Musius, sive rhythmi cum poematiis.Amsterdam, Joannes Walschart, 1618. With woodcut device on title-page and a woodcut illustration in text (same in ad 1). 2 works in 1 volume. 4to. 19th-century boards.
LB5G8KQ5OPPB: PLENCK, JOSEPH JAKOB AND A. SCHRAGE (TRANSL.) - Heelkundige artzeny-winkel of chirurgyns-apotheek. Vervattende alle beproefde en hedendaagsch gebruikelyke bereide en samengestelde heelmiddelen, ter geneezing van uitwendige ziekten.Antwerp, C.H. de Vos, 1798. 8vo. Contemporary calf, heavily restored.
K7GAXLMCHM25: PLINIUS SECUNDUS, GAIUS (PLINY THE ELDER). - Historiarum naturae libri XXXVII, post omnes omnium editiones, ...Paris, Jean Parvum (index: Jean Petit), 1532. Folio. 18th-century cat's paw calf, richly gold-tooled spine.
I44FL3PUPRNN: PLINIUS SECUNDUS, GAIUS (PLINY THE ELDER) - The Historie of the World, commonly called the Naturall Historie.London, Adam Islip, 1634. 2 parts in one volume. Folio (23.5 x 32 cm). Elaborate woodcut device on title-page; woodcut initials, head- and tailpieces. Contemporary calf, spine in six compartments, tooled and lettered in gilt.
I1IAH7BK1EO8: PLINIUS SECUNDUS, GAIUS. - Naturalis historiae opus ...(Colophon: Cologne, Eucharius Cervicornus, 1524.) Folio. With both title-page and part-title in a decorated woodcut border in four pieces. Calf (ca. 1700?), with gold-tooled spine; rebacked with original backstrip laid down.
6842: PLINIUS SECUNDUS, GAIUS. - Epistolarum libri X. Panegyricus Traiano principi dictus. De viris illustribus in re militari, & in administranda Rep. Item Suetonii Tranquilli De claris grammaticis & rhetoribus. Julii Obsequentis Prodigiorum liber. ...Basel, (colophon: Andream Cratandrum, March) 1526. 8vo. With publisher's woodcut Fortuna device on verso of the last leaf and fine decorated woodcut initials. Contemporary blind-panel-stamped calf over wooden boards, with 4 different blind-stamped rectangular panels (2 on each board), each with 6 or 8 birds and animals in floral decoration, surrounded by text, 1 panel signed by Anthoine de Gavere, gilt and gauffered edges.
I1IA4OJ0TJOW: PLINIUS SECUNDUS, GAIUS. - Opus divinum, cui titulus historiae naturalis, multoqua[m] antehac unqua[m] prodiit in luce[m] castigatius, una cu[m] annotationibus Hermanolai Barbari ...Paris, Jean Petit (colophon: Nicolaus Sauetier), 1526. 2 parts in 1 volume (bound in reverse order). Folio. With title-page to the main work (bound second) printed in red and black and title-page to the index (bound first), each in a four-piece woodcut border. Contemporary or near contemporary calf, with the boards richly blind-tooled in a panel design; rebacked with part of the original backstrip laid down.
17634: PLUTARCHUS. - Aureus libellus, Peri paidoon a'googès, id est, de educatione liberorum, tum interpretatione Latinam, ad verbum ferè applicatam, & paraphrasi Gallico-Germanicam… Petit livret de Plutarche,… Das güldene Büchlein Plutarchi, von der Kinderzucht. Frankfurt, Erasmus Kempffer, 1612. 8vo. Set in 2 columns. Contemporary green vellum.
764: PLUTARCHUS. - Moralia, quae usurpantur. sunt autem omnis elegantis doctrinae penus: id est, varij libri: morales, historici, physici, mathematici, deniq; ad politiorem litteraturam pertinentes & humanitatem: omnes de Graeca in Latinam linguam transscripti. Basel, Thomas Guarini, 1570. Folio. With woodcut printer's device on title-page and repeated on last page, some mathematical woodcuts in text and numerous historiated woodcut initials. Early 17th-century Jesuit prize binding in richly gold-tooled light brown calf, sides with arabesques in the style of Gascon, richly gold-tooled double borders and inner panel with small bands in a geometrical pattern.
L6CG0FK2P7YW: POCOCK, NICHOLAS. - East India views islands headlands &c.[London, ca. 1790?- ca. 1805]. Ten watercolour coastal profiles in grey and blue, of widely varying sizes (30 to 119 cm long), with contemporary captions and other notes in pencil or black ink. 20th-century brown cloth with the artist's original laid-paper wrappers bound at the end.
H6OFI7AUIASW: POCOCKE, RICHARD. - Beschryving van het Oosten, en van eenige andere landen, …Utrecht, Gijsbert Tieme and Abraham van Paddenburg; Rotterdam, Jacobus Bosch and Reinier Arrenberg; Amsterdam, Martinus de Bruyn, 1776-1786. 3 volumes (in 6 parts) bound as 6. 4to. With 205 engraved folding plates (irregularly numbered I-CIII), including maps, plans, views and other illustrations, depicting temples, antiquities, plants, animals, etc. Contemporary half calf.
FBJDK7M9SETA: POCOCKE, EDWARD. - Specimen historiae arabum; ... Accessit historia veterum Arabum ex Abu'l Feda: cura Antonii I. Sylvestre De Sacy. Edidit Josephus White, ...Oxford, Clarendon Press [= Oxford University Press], 1806. 4to. Title-page with engraved view of the Clarendon Building, aquatint author's portrait and 1 full-page etched plate. Contemporary boards.
K6QDH3WMWQXO: POINSOT, PIERRE GEORGES. - L'ami des jardiniers, ou méthode sure et facile, pour apprendre à cultiver, avec le plus grand succès, tout ce qui concerne les jardins fruitiers, potagers; les parcs et les jardins anglais; les parterres, orangeries et serres-chaudes, ...Paris, Debray; Geneva, Manget, 1803. 2 volumes. 8vo. With engraved frontispiece and 21 engraved plates (2 folding). Contemporary tree sheepskin, richly gold-tooled spines.
6731: POIRTERS, ADRIAAN. - Het masker vande wereldt afgetrokken.Antwerp, widow and heirs of Jan Cnobbaerts, [1646]. 4to. With engraved title-page by Antony van der Does and 13 engraved emblems and 8 engravings in text by Frederic Bouttats. 18th-century half calf.
K75EL0UZLXEL: [POISONOUS PLANTS]. - Die Giftpflanzen des Elsasses.Strasbourg, F.G. Levrault, 1825. 8vo. With a lithographed half-title, title-page and 37 lithographed plates. Original publisher's printed boards.
6001: POISSONNIER-DESPERRIERES, GABRIEL ADRIEN MARIE. - Vie politique et militaire du général A.M.G. Poissonnier-Desperrières …, écrite par lui-même, et publiée de son vivant.Paris, C.J. Trouvé, 1824. 8vo. With lithographed frontispiece-portrait of Dapuhin by Constans after a drawing by Eugénie Lebrun. Contemporary richly gold-tooled straight grained orange/brown morocco, gold- and blind-tooled boards with the arms of William I on each side, gold-tooled spine with plumed helmets, a dark-brown title-label and the name of the binder ("SIMIER.R.DU.ROI"), gold-tooled board edges and turn-ins, gilt edges.
D92E32DVSSAG: POLCASTRO, GIAMBATISTA. - Memoria sullo stato attuale dell' areometria. Padua, Giuseppe e Fratelli Penada, 1803. Small folio (ca. 23 x 32 cm). With engraved folding plate (40 x 25.5 cm) illustrating the discussed hydrometers. Contemporary tree calf, with gold-tooled sides, richly gold-tooled spine.
L12F60FHQ0DF: POLO, MARCO. - Reisen, en beschryving der Oostersche lantschappen; ...Including:-HETOUM of Corycus. Historie der Oostersche lantschappen; ...-[BRACCIOLINI, Poggio, and Girolamo di SANTO STEFANO]. Reysen naar Indien, en d'oostersche landen; gedaan by Nicolaus Venetus, en Jeronymus van St. Steven.-[Anonymous VOC officer in Formosa]. Verhaal van de verövering van 't eylant Formosa door de Sinesen.Amsterdam, Abraham Wolfgang, 1664. With 4 engraved plates. With:(2) BOURGES, Jacques de. Naaukeurig verhaal van de reis des Bisschops van Beryte uit Frankryk te lant en ter zee naar China.Amsterdam, Abraham Wolfgang, 1669. With 8 half-page engraved illustrations in text.(3) Verhaal van drie voorname reizen naar Oostindien, te weten van Johan Jacobsz Saar, Volkert Evertsz, en Albrecht Herport.Comprising:-SAAR, Johann Jacob. De reisbeschryving ... naar Oostindien, sedert ... 1644. tot ... 1659. ...-OLEARIUS, Adam. De beschryving der reizen van Volkert Evertsz. [= Volquard Iversen] naar Oostindien. ... uitgevaren in ... 1655. en in ... 1668 ... gekeert.-HERPORT, Albrecht. De beschryving der Oostindische reizen ... sedert ... 1659. tot ... 1668. ...Amsterdam, Jan Rieuwertsz & Pieter Arentsz, 1671 (works 2 and 3 dated 1670 on their title-pages). With 8 engraved plates, the last 4 sometimes attributed to Romeyn de Hooghe or his school.3 editions (the 1st containing 4 works and the 3rd containing 3 works) in 1 volume. 4to.Contemporary vellum.
HBAAD7RNMBG1: [POMARIUS (VALERIUS), PETRUS]. - Enchiridion medicum, dat is: een kort begrijp van den gantschen loop der medicyne.Amsterdam, widow of Joost Broersz., 1659. 4to. Contemporary vellum.
G9JEUNGG8CB7: POMPE VAN MEERDERVOORT, JOHAN LIDIUS CATHRINUS. - Vijf jaren in Japan. (1857-1863.) Bijdragen tot de kennis van het Japansche Keizerrijk en zijne bevolking. ... Leiden, Van den Heuvel and Van Santen, 1867-1868. 2 volumes. 8vo. Each volume with a different double-tinted lithographed view as frontispiece, further with a large folding tinted lithographed map of Japan and the Chinese coast, 2 lithographed views and 10 chromolithographed costume plates by P.W.M. Trap (the chromolithographs finished by hand). Original publisher's blind- and gold-blocked maroon cloth, marbled edges, green ribbon markers.
H7KDHVPEEDL7: POMPE VAN MEERDERVOORT, JOHAN LIDIUS CATHRINUS. - Vijf jaren in Japan. (1857-1863.) Bijdragen tot de kennis van het Japansche Keizerrijk en zijne bevolking. ... Eerste[-tweede] deel.Leiden, Van den Heuvel and Van Santen, 1867-1868. 2 volumes bound as 1. 8vo. Each volume with a different double-tinted lithographed view as frontispiece, further with a large folding tinted lithographed map of Japan and the Chinese coast, 2 lithographed views and 10 chromolithographed costume plates finished by hand. 19th-century light brown half sheepskin, rebacked, with the original backstrip laid-down.
18818: PONA, FRANCESCO. - Cardiomorphoseos sive ex corde desumpta emblemata sacra. Verona, superiorum permissu, 1645. 4to. With engraved allegorical title-page (signed ''G.G.'' below right) showing King David and Saint Paul holding a heart, with the arms of the dedicatee, Cardinal Jules Mazarin, at the foot, 101 engraved emblems in text, each on the theme of the heart, with a letterpress title in any of about 7 different woodcut panels, and a letterpress explanation below, continuing onto the verso. Each is printed from an oval plate (10.5 x 8 cm). Contemporary sheepskin parchment.
15245: PONS, FRANÇOIS RAYMOND JOSEPH DE. - Voyage a la partie orientale de la Terre-Ferme, dans l'Amérique méridionale, fait pendant les années 1801, 1802, 1803 et 1804: contenant la description de la Capitainerie générale de Caracas, composée des Provinces de Venezuela, Maracaïbo, Varinas, la Guiane Espagnole, Cumana et de l'Ile de la Marguerite; ...Paris, F. Buisson (back of half-title: Imprimerie de Fain et compagnie), 1806. 3 volumes. 8vo. With 4 folding engraved maps, including a large map of Caracas and surroundings and 3 smaller showing groundplans of Caracas, Puerto Cabello and La Guaira. All engraved by J.B. Tardieu. Contemporary half calf.
5650: PONTOPPIDAN, ERIK AND HAND DE HOFMAN. - Den Danske Atlas, eller Konge-Riget Dannemark, med dets naturlige Egenskaber, Elementer, Indbyggere, Vaexter, Dyr og andre Affödninger, dets gamle Tildragelser og naervaerende Omstaendigheder i alle Provintzer, Staeder, Kirker, Slotte og Herre-Gaarde. Forestillet ved en udförlig Lands-Beskrivelse, ... Tomus I[-VII].Copenhagen, Andreas Hartvig Godiche, Royal University Printer (vols. I-V) and heirs (vols. VI-VII), 1763-1781. 7 volumes. 4to. With 296 mostly folding engraved maps, plans and views of Denmark and Danish cities, castles, houses and gardens, including engraved plates showing Danish antiquarian relics, plants, animals and costumes. Contemporary uniform calf, richly gold-tooled spines.
S1408: PORTA, GIAMBATTISTA DELLA. - Phytognomonica … Octo libris contenta; in quibus nova, facillimaque affertur methodus, qua plantarum, animalium, metallorum; rerum denique omnium ex prima extimae faciei inspectione quivis abditas vires assequatur. Frankfurt, Johann Wechel and Peter Fischer, 1591. 8vo. With title-page printed in red and black, woodcut printer's device, woodcut author's portrait on the back of the title-page and 32 woodcuts in text illustrating plants and their similarity to the various parts of the body. Later vellum.
5727: PORTER, ROBERT KER. - Travelling sketches in Russia and Sweden, during the years 1805, 1806, 1807, 1808.London, for John Stockdale (back of title-page: Strahan and Preston), 1813. 2 volumes bound as 1. 4to. With 41 etched plates (12 sepia washed views, 1 uncoloured portrait, and 28 aquatint costume-plates) by J.C. Stadler after drawings by the author. Contemporary half cloth.
G7TGHSIBAK7I: [PORTLAND MUSEUM]. [LIGHTFOOT, JOHN]. - A catalogue of the Portland Museum lately the property of the Duchess Dowager of Portland, deceased: which will be sold by auction ...With: (2) A catalogue of a very valuable collection of cameos, intaglios, and precious stones, and other curiosities; being part of a late much celebrated cabinet, many out of the Arundel collection; which will be sold by auction ...[London, Skinner and Co., 1786]. 2 works in 1 volume. 4to. With full-page engraved frontispiece showing the interior of the Portland Museum with numerous objects from its collection. Contemporary gold-tooled vellum.
I7DA2EVCF777: PORTLOCK, NATHANIEL. - Reis naar de noord-west kust van Amerika. Gedaan in de jaren 1785, 1786, 1787 en 1788.Amsterdam, Matthijs Schalekamp, 1795. 4to. With folding engraved map (34.5 x 46 cm) showing the routes of the ships King George and Queen Charlotte, 1 plate with engraved music and 8 folding engraved plates (last plate partly hand-coloured). Modern red half leather.
I18BANB4CQTU: [PORTO – PHARMACOPOEIA]. PORTUGAL, ANTONIO RODRIGUES.N - Pharmacopea Portuense, em a qual se achaõ muitas das compoziçoens que estaõ mais em uzo, e se naõ achaõ nas nossas pharmacopeas portuguezas, tiradas das pharmacopeas de Londres, de Edinburgo, de Pariz, de Fuller, da Medulla, e de outros varios authores.Porto, Francisco Mendes Lima, 1766. 8vo. Contemporary mottled, tanned sheepskin.
L37BRZNC2B8G: [PORTUGAL - COLONIAL POWER]. - Rellacão do que conué fazerce para consservacão da fortaleza de Dio, e augmento da quelle Povo, e comercio e da fazenda Real.[Lisbon?, ca. 1680?]. Folio. Manuscript report in brown ink on laid paper, in a legible hand.
I14GSHQ8NCJE: [PORTUGAL - PAMPHLET]. - Noticia breve das novidades da Azia mandadas de Ali-Xarife da cidade de Babilonia; para Soliman morador na Corte de Constantinopla, e desta para a cidade de Sevilha a hum contratador de vidros.(Colophon: Madrid, heirs of Juan Garcia Infanzon, 1742). 4to (20 x 14.5 cm). Disbound.
I17ERD520PLV: [PORTUGAL – PHARMACOPOEIA]. SANTO ANTONIO, CAETANO DE. - Pharmacopea Lusitana reformada methodo pratico de preparar os medicamentos na fórma Galenica, & Chimica.Lisbon, Monastery of São Vicente de Fóra, 1711. Small folio (29 x 21 cm). With engraved arms as fronstipiece. Modern sheepskin, gold-tooled spine.
K89GM73L0J41: PÖSEL (PÖSL), FRANZ JOSEPH. - Gründlich- und vollständiger Unterricht sowohl für die Wald- als Garten- Bienenzucht, in den Churpfalz- Bayerischen Ländern.München, Johann Baptist Strobel, 1784. 8vo. With an engraved frontispiece, engraved illustration on title-page and 4 folding engraved plates. Contemporary boards.
G9AH2T67K7JP: POSTEL, GUILLIAUME. - De la republique des Turcs: & là ou l'occasion s'offrera, des meurs & loy de tous Muhamedistes, ...Including: -Histoire et consideration de l'origine, loy, et coustume des Tartares, Persiens, Arabes, Turcs, & tous autres Ismaelites ou Muhamediques, dits par nous Mahometains, ou Sarrazins.-La tierce partie des orientales histoires, ou est exposee la condition, … de l'empire Turquesque: …Poitiers, Enguilbert de Marnef, 1560. 3 parts in 1 volume. 4to. With Marnef's printer's device on title-page (repeated on the 2 part-titles). Contemporary blind- and gold-tooled calf, restored and rebacked with a large part of the original backstrip laid-down, modern endpapers.
K6SCIA3579X8: PRAETORIUS, JOHANN. - Storchs u. Schwalben Winter-Quartier. Das ist, eine ungemeine Vergnügung der curiosen Gemüther, durch einen vollständigen physicalischen Discurs, von obgedachten Sommer-Boten, wie auch andern unstetlebenden Vögeln und Thieren: ...Frankfurt and Leipzig, Christian Weidmann, 1676. 8vo. With the title-page printed in red and black. Contemporary calf, richly gold-tooled spine and board-edges.
18016: PRAETORIUS, JOHANN. - Philologemata abstrusa de pollice: in quibus singularia animadversa vom Diebes-Daüme, et manu: item de patibulo, virgula Mercuriali, alruna, esu casei magico &c. Gerrae profanorum refutatae, cum revelata origine vera et admiranda superstitionum; et virga critica castigata habentur aliquot loca ambigua primaria celeberrimorum grammaticorum.Leipzig, Elias Fiebig; printed in Zagan (now in Poland) by Johann Ockel, 1677. Small 4to (19.5 x 16 cm). With a woodcut illustration on title-page showing a hand with turned up thumb, and one woodcut in text (p. 195) showing a hand divided into alphabetical compartments. 18th-century vellum.
G1AC8PXY252D: PRATILLI, FRANCESCO MARIA. - Della Via Appia riconosciuta e descritta da Roma a Brindisi. Libri IV.Naples, Giovanni di Simone, 1745. Folio. With engraved illustration on title-page, 3 folding engraved maps and 1 full-page engraved map in text. Contemporary vellum.
18196: [PRAYERBOOK - SPANISH AMERICAN]. - Novena del Señor de las piedades patron jurado de la valerosa ciudad de La Paz, que se venera en la iglesia auxîliar de los curas rectores, al cuidado del Colegio Seminario de ella. Reimpresa á solicitud de su humilde mayor domo Estavan de Asin.Buenos Aires, Real Imprenta de Niños Expósitos, 1798. Small 8vo (15 x 10 cm). Modern red sheepskin.
EBLBODAMZ2KR: [PRAYERBOOK - RUSSIAN ORTHODOX - KIEV LITURGY]. - Posledovanie na den' s[via]tyia Paskhi i na vsiu svetluiu sedmitsu [=Order for the Holy Day of Easter and for the whole of Easter week]. Kiev, Pechersk Lavra (Monastery of the Caves), [ca. 1801]. 8vo in 4s (18.5×11.5 cm). Easter liturgy in Old Church Slavonic, with title-page and about 20 other pages printed in red and black, the title in a woodcut border and with a woodcut Paschal lamb, a full-page engraving of Jesus's Resurrection on the back of the title-page, and all pages after the title-page with borders made up of 4 woodcut strips. Set in 3 sizes of Old Slavonic poluustav cyrillic type. Printed on laid paper with a blue-green cast. Contemporary gold-panel-stamped and gold-tooled calf by the Kiev Monastery of the Caves, with a panel stamp of Jesus on the front board and a panel stamp of Maria on the back, gilt edges.
G92FKAZYM6XY: [PRAYERS - CHRISTIAN - MAORI]. - He inoi ma nga tamariki.[Napier?, printed by Robert Coupland Harding?, 1889?]. 8vo (18 x 12.5 cm). Single leaf, printed on 1 side.
1439: PREISSLER, JOHANN DANIEL. - Gründliche Anleitung, welcher man sich im Nachzeichnen schöner Landschafften oder Prospecten bedienen kan, den Liebhabern der Zeichen-Kunst mitgetheilet und eigenhändig in Kupffer gebracht, … Sechste Auflage.Nürnberg, [for the author], 1766. Folio. With numerous models of landscapes and views, including introductory studies of single leaves and trees, on 16 numbered engraved plates. Modern blue boards.
A6HBE45M5FFF: [PRÉVOST D'EXILES, ANTOINE FRANÇOIS]. - Voyages du Capitaine Robert Lade en differentes parties de l'Afrique, de l'Asie et de l'Amerique: contenant l'histoire de la fortune, & les observations sur les colonies & le commerce des Espagnols, des Anglois, des Hollandois, &c. Ouvrage traduit de l'Anglois.Paris, Claude Simon for François Didot, 1744. 2 volumes. 12mo. With two folding engraved maps by F. Desbruslins after Jacques-Nicolas Bellin, showing the American Atlantic coast and the route of the journey. Contemporary mottled calf, richly gold-tooled spine.
J4KFBSDT2LDV: [PRINT]. DUTTON, THOMAS GOLDSWORTH. - Clipperfregatschip met hulpstoomvermogen "Utrecht", kapitein A. Hoogenstraten.London, William Foster, 1869. Double-tinted lithograph, finished in colour (ca. 48 x 66.5 cm) in a passepartout and framed (ca. 67.5 x 88.5 cm).
HCFL9N7XM4LN: [PRINT SERIES]. COLLAERT, ADRIAEN, ANTONIUS WIERIX AND THEODORE GALLE. - [Binding title:] Recueil d'estampes Collaert Wierix and Galle.[Antwerp], Adriaen Collaert, Antonius Wierix II, Theodore Galle, Cornelis Pinssen & anonymous, [ca. 1595-ca. 1610]. 9 print series plus 5 separate prints. Large 4to album with mostly 8vo prints. An album containing 7 complete devotional print series (together 109 prints), a (complete?) set of 3 town fortification plans (each with a madonna and child and patron saint or other local saints), 5 portraits and 6 illustrations from a book, making 123 engraved prints in total. Dark green gold-tooled morocco (ca. 1890), gilt edges.
H9GFUHEO6NCB: [PRINT SERIES]. DAVID, JOHANNES. - Duodecim specula ...Antwerp, “Theodore Galle” [= Jan Galle], [ca. 1675? (engraved by Theodore Galle 1610)]. [1], XII ll. World Cat (1 copy). With: 2) [VOS, Maerten de, artist]. Speculum vitae humanae per decem aetatis gradus distinctum.[Antwerp], Jan Galle, [ca. 1675 (engraved by Gerard de Jode ca. 1590)]. 10 ll. Hollstein XLIV, M. de Vos 1468-1477, 3rd ed. 3) [VIRGIN MARY & JESUS - LIFE]. Praecipua vitae Jesu et Mariae ... [with Jesuit IHS device and motto, "Acta et mysteria" at head of title-page]. Antwerp, Jan Galle, [ca. 1675? (engraved by Karel & Philip de Mallery ca. 1630?)]. 44 ll. Not in Holstein; WorldCat. 4) LEEUW, Siardo de (artist?). Elogia ab excellentibus virtutibus ... B. Virgini ...Antwerp, Jan Galle, [ca. 1675? (engraved by Karel de Mallery ca. 1630?)]. 40 ll. WorldCat (3 copies).5) [VIRGIN MARY - LIFE].Virginis Mariae vita.Antwerp, Theodor Galle, [ca. 1610?]. [18] ll. WorldCat (1 copy). 6) [VIRGIN MARY - LIFE & CHRIST - PASSION & RESSURECTION]. Psalterii B. Mariae Virginis aut rosarii inventor, ...[Antwerp], Jan Galle, [ca. 1675]. ll. A-Q. not in Hollstein; WorldCat.7) [HENSBERG, Vincent L.]. Miracula et beneficia SS. rosario Virginis Matris devotis ...Antwerp, Jan Galle, [ca. 1675 (engraved 1610)]. [1], 15 ll. WorldCat (1 copy). 8) [PORTRAITS - 4 CHURCH FATHERS]. [Each print with its own title:] S. Hieronymus ... S. Ambrosius ... S. Augustinus ... S. Gregorius.Antwerp, Jan Galle (engraved by Jan Collaert, ca. 1625?), [ca. 1675?]. 4 ll. Not in Hollstein; WorldCat.9) [VIRGIN MARY]. S. Maria protectrix Carthusianorum.Antwerp, Gaspar Hubert [engraver's name erased: F[?] Ila[?] del[?] et fec], [ca. 1690?]. [15] ll. Not in Hollstein; WorldCat.10) [CHRIST - 7 SHEDDINGS OF BLOOD]. Typus 7 effusionum sanguinis Christi[Antwerp], Jan Galle, [ca. 1675?]. [1], 7 ll. [but most numbers erased]. Not in Hollstein; WorldCat.11) [CHRIST - PASSION & RESURRECTION]. Passio et resurrectio, domini nostri Jesu ChristiAntwerp, Jan Galle, [ca. 1675 (engraved by Theodore Galle?, 1605)]. 22 ll. WorldCat (1 copy?); not in Hollstein.12) [CHRIST & APOSTLES]. IHS.[Antwerp?, Joannes Galle?], [ca. 1675?, (engraved by Filibert Bouttats the younger, Théodore van Merlen and Gaspar Huybrechtsz.]. [17] ll. Not in Hollstein; WorldCat.13) AVONT, Pieter van, artist. [Life of Christ].[Antwerp?], Jan Huybrechtsz., [ca. 1675]. [8] ll. Not in Hollstein; WorldCat.14) [RELIGIOUS LESSONS]. [incipit:] De kercke vanden levenden godt de welcke is de pilaert ...[Antwerp], (engraved by Michiel vander Gucht), [ca. 1680?]. [14] ll. Not in Hollstein; WorldCat.14 engraved print series. 4to. 18th-century vellum.
I4PCEMH0QKZP: [PRINTS - SATIRICAL]. [ALLARD, CAREL]. - Koninglyke almanach: beginnende met den aanvang der oorlog, van anno 1701 .... Waer in duydelijk de loop der zon der ongeregtigheid, met zyn eclipsen, of de regtvaardige straf des heemels, door XVIII zinnbeelden in koopere plaaten vertoond word; ... | Almanach royal. Commencant[!] avec la guere de l'an 1701 jusques .... ou est exactement observé le cours du soleil d'injustice; avec ses eclips; ou la juste punition du ciel. Demonstré dans XVIII emblemes. ...“Paris” [= Amsterdam], “imprimé â l’imprimerie royale du Petit Louis” [= Carel Allard, 1706?]. Small folio (32 x 21 cm). Engraved print series with an engraved title-page and 24 engraved prints (9 single-page and 15 double-page; 18 bound in and 6 loosely inserted), the double-page prints with extensive letterpress text flanking and/or below the engraving. Contemporary marbled-paper wrappers.
G1AEY9MP8EP8: PRISSE D'AVENNES, ACHILLE CONSTANT THÉODORE ÉMILE. - Oriental album. Characters, costumes, and modes of life, in the valley of the Nile. London, James Madden (back of title-page: printed by John Wertheimer & Co.), 1851. Super Royal folio (33 x 45.5 cm). With 31 tinted and hand-coloured lithographed plates, including the frontispiece, and a black-and-white illustration on the title-page. Contemporary gold-tooled red half morocco.
FAS9ES01U79O: PRISSE D'AVENNES, ACHILLE CONSTANT THÉODORE ÉMILE. - Oriental album. Characters, costumes, and modes of life, in the valley of the Nile. London, James Madden, 1848. Imperial folio (52.5 x 37.5 cm). With an additional decorative title-page, separately chromolithographed in black, gold and 7 colours, tinted and hand-coloured lithographed frontispiece portrait of the dedicatee, and 30 tinted and hand-coloured lithographs. Numerous wood-engraved illustrations in the text. Modern half calf, richly gold-tooled spine.
G5KFMNCDMSG7: [PROCLAMATION]. - Placcaet van … den Staten Generael ... daer by de Spaigniaerts ende alle heure goederen, voor goede prinse verclaert worden.The Hague, Aelbrecht Hendricksz, 1599. 4to. With the woodcut arms of the States General on the title-page. 19th-century blue paper wrappers.
K3D9M4LU8KNH: PROKESCH, ANTON, RITTER VON OSTEN. - Mehmed-Ali Vize-König von Aegypten. Aus meinem Tagebuche 1826-1841.Vienna, Wilhelm Braummüller (colophon: Adolf Holzhausen), 1877. 8vo. Contemporary blind-blocked cloth.
H41CDA95VBRW: PROKESCH, ANTON, RITTER VON OSTEN. - Das Land zwischen den Katarakten des Nil. Mit einer Karte, ...Vienna, Carl Gerold, 1831. 12mo (the book) and 17.5 x 25 cm (the folder with the folded map). With a separate large folding lithographed map (98 x 69 cm; image area 93 x 64 cm) assembled from 2 sheets, with the cultivated areas along the river hand-coloured in green as published, also showing 17 floor plans of temples and a plan of a Roman wall. The book in the publisher’s original light green paper wrappers and the map in a matching green paper folder.
G8PG5FMXVFJ6: [PROPAGANDA FIDE]. - (1) Alphabetum Armenum iussu S.D.N. Gregorii XV. ...(2) Alphabetum Aethiopicum, sive Abyssinum. (3) Alphabetum Arabicum …(4) Alphabetum Barmanum seu Bomanum …(5) Alphabetum Brammhanicum …(6) Alphabetum Chaldaicum, …(7) Alphabetum Chaldaicum …(8) Alphabetum Cophtum sive Aegyptiacum …(9) Alphabetum Graecum …(10) Alphabetum veterum Etruscorum …(11) Alphabetum Ibericum, … (12) [Alfabeta].(13) Alphabetum Hebraicum …Rome, Propaganda Fide, 1629-1776. 13 works in 1 volume. 8vo and small 4to. Sheepskin parchment (ca. 1776).
9A5BDK01U79O: [PROPAGANDA FIDE]. - Africa [-] Greci - Italo Greci [-] Armeni di Venezia [-] varie.[Rome and perhaps elsewhere, ca. 1758-1764 (transcribing original documents going back to at least 1664)]. 4to. Collection of manuscript transcriptions of about 30 letters and other documents. Contemporary Italian sheepskin parchment over flexible boards.
4844: [PROSTITUTION]. - Les filles en cage, ou Déguerpissons! Par un abonné au cachet des maisons de plaisir de la capitale.Paris, Peytieux (colophon: Sétier), 1830. 8vo. With a lithographed title-page with an illustration and a small woodcut decoration on the letterpress title-page. Later black half morocco.
I14CHIG4XIGB: [PRUSSIA - PHARMACOPOEIA]. [LINK, HEINRICH FRIEDRICH]. - Pharmacopoea Borussica. Editio quarta.Berlin, Academia Regiae Scientarium, 1827.With: (2) [LINK, Heinrich Friedrich]. Appendix ad pharmacopoeam Borussicam. Editionis quartae.Berlin, Carolus Fridericus Plahn (back of title-page: printed by G.C. Nauk), 1829. 2 works in 1 volume. 4to. Contemporary half sheepskin parchment, gold-tooled spine.
S1909: PRZEWALSKI, NICOLAI MICHAILOVICH. - Wissenschaftliche Resultate der von N.M. Przewalski nach Central-Asien unternommenen Reisen auf Kosten einer von seiner Kaiserlichen Hoheit dem Grossfürsten Thronfolger Nikolai Alexandrowitsch gespendeten Summe herausgegeben von der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Zoologischer Theil. Band III, Abth. 2. Fische. Bearbeitet von S. Herzenstein. Lieferung 1[-3].St. Petersburg, for the Royal Academie of Science, 1888-1891. 3 parts in 1 volume. Folio. With 3 title-pages, recto printed in cyrillic, verso in German, and 25 lithographed plates by R. and I. (or J.) Koch, and several illustrations in text. Later cloth.
5594: [PSALMBOOK]. - Psalmodia evangelica, ou livro de cantigas espirituaes, tiradas de varios textos e muytos lugares da escritura sagrada, da theologia positiva e moral, e de outros livros asceticos, ...Trangambar (Tranquebar), Off. da Real Missaò de Dinamarca, 1744. Agenda 12mo (17 x 7 cm). Contemporary half calf, with the elephant device of the Luxdorph Library in gold on front board.
K4UDI85BRSYJ: [PSALTER & NEW TESTAMENT - SAMOAN]. - O le feagaiga fou a lo tatou alii o Iesu Keriso, ua faasamoaina.Including: O le tusi o Salamo.Cambridge, C.J. Clay, 1868. Small 4to (18 x 14.5 cm). Contemporary darkblue, textured sheepskin, gilt edges.
GATFZDJYIQ5C: [PUCKEY, WILLIAM GILBERT AND WILLIAM COLENSO (TRANS.)]. - Ko nga upoko ewitu o te Pukapuka a te Poropiti a Raniera: me te Pukapuka ano hoki a te Poropiti a Hona: … Paihia (New Zealand), "Perehi o nga Mihanere" (= Missionary Press [operated by William Colenso]), 1840. Large 12mo (20 x 12 cm). Contemporary grey paper wrapper.
S3041: PUGET, LOUIS DE. - Observations sur la structure des yeux de divers insectes, et sur la trompe des papillons, contenuës en deux lettres au R.P. Lamy, ... Lyon, Leonard Plaignard, 1706. 8vo. With 3 folding engraved plates with 16 figures (original-size and microscopic views), woodcut cipher-monogram (JC for Jean Caffin?) on title-page, woodcut head- and tailpieces, decorated initial letters, and cast fleurons. Contemporary French calf, richly gold-tooled spine.
I1TG729PBDLD: PUTMAN, EDUARDUS AND ABRAHAM LENERTSZ VROLINGH. - Putmans manuael, dat is een kleyn pest-boecxken ... gecorrigeert ende vermeerdert ...Antwerp, Marcelis Parijs, 1663 (colophon: 1662). 8vo. Later boards, covered with decorated paper.
BALBE4O3ZHUC: [PUZZLES]. [NAPOLEON BONAPARTE]. - [Series of 3 coloured jigsaw puzzles]. La veille d'Austerlitz. With: La Nuit de Lodi. With: Clémence de l'empéreur.Paris, Ulysse, [ca. 1815]. Each puzzle measures 19.5 x 24.5 cm. Each puzzle with an engraved plate mounted on thin wood, coloured by a contemporary hand and cut to form a jigsaw puzzle, with engraved caption and short description below the image. Kept in the original cardboard box (!) with an etched and engraved sample plate for a fourth puzzle (with caption «Équité de l'empereur») on the top, coloured by a contemporary hand, and an embossed gilt-paper border, each puzzle with the original pink paper wrap-around slip preserved.
S407: QUATREMERE-DISJOINVAL, DENIS BERNARD. - De l'Aranéologie ou sur la découverte du rappart connstant entre l'apparition ou la disparition... des Araignées des differentes espèces; - Et les variations athmospériques.Paris, J.J. Fuchs, 1797. 8vo. Modern boards covered with paste-paper (Lobstein-Laurenchat).
K89BCTDVBULN: QUENSTEDT, FRIEDRICH AUGUST VON. - Handbuch der Mineralogie.Tübingen, H. Laupp, 1855. Large 8vo (22.5 x 15 cm). With numerous wood-engraved illustrations in text. Contemporary boards covered with paste-paper.
K8KBINU1UAUY: QUENSTEDT, JOHANN ANDREAS. - Antiquitates biblicae et ecclesiasticae, accedit ejusdem autoris tractatus de antiquis ritibus sepulchralibus Graecorum, Romanorum, Judaeorum & Christianorum ...Wittenberg, Christian Schrödter, 1688.With: (2) PFEIFFER, Johann Philipp. Libri IV, antiquitatum Graecarum gentilium sacrarum, politicarum, militarium & oeconomicarum.Königsberg; Leipzig, Heinrich Boye, 1689. With an engraved title-page, engraved author's portrait as frontispiece and title-page printed in red and black. 2 works in 1 volume. 4to. Contemporary vellum.
K899NFWBU4RE: QUENSTEDT, FRIEDRICH AUGUST VON. - Das Flözgebirge Würtembergs. Mit besonderer Rücksicht auf den Jura.Tübingen, H. Laupp, 1851. 8vo. Contemporary boards covered with paste-paper.
K8GG3HCH6177: QUILLIAM, ANDREW. - An abridged collection of photographs, taken in various departments of some of the hospitals which I have attended whilst a student 1940-43.[England], 1940-1943. With 137 gelatin silver prints (including many repeats) and 161 celluloid negatives, most of them measuring ca. 5.5 x 8 cm, but some larger formats. Five albums of varying sizes with photographs, one box with some loosely inserted photographs and 2 albums with negatives.
L1SF96MILEY5: QUINTILIANUS, MARCUS FABIUS. - [De institutione oratoria]. (Colophon: Florence, Filippo I Giunta, October 1515). Small 8vo (14.5 x 10 cm). With a title-page containing only the author's name, but with the title in the heading to liber I, and Giunti's woodcut device on the verso of the otherwise blank final leaf. Set entirely in an Aldine-style italic (with upright capitals). Vellum (ca. 1850?).
8BFG3801U79O: QUINTILIANUS, MARCUS FABIUS. - [Institutiones oratoriae]. (Colophon: Venice, "aedibus Aldi et Andreae soceri" [= Aldus Manutius & Andre Torresani d'Asola], August 1514). 4to. With Aldus's famous woodcut anchor device on the title-page, repeated on the back of the last text page. Gold-tooled red morocco (ca. 1700), rebacked and given a black morocco spine label in the 19th century.
8BGE7R1IF05P: QUINTILIANUS, MARCUS FABIUS. - Institutionum oratorium libri XII diligentius recogniti M D XXII. Index capitum totius operis. Conversio dictionum Graecarum, quas ipse author in latinum non transtulit. (Colophon: Venice "In Aedibus Aldi, et Andreae soceri" [= André d'Asola & sons], January 1521 [= 1522]). Narrow 4to in 8s (21 x 13 cm). With Aldus's anchor and dolphin publisher's device on the first and last pages. Set entirely in a single size of Aldine italic, with some headings, running heads, etc., set in its (upright) capitals. Gold-tooled red morocco (ca. 1700), each board with delicate centre-piece a petit fers, rebacked in gold-tooled red morocco.
L3IAB9SKQR6T: QUINTINIE, JEAN-BAPTISTE DE LA. - Trattato del taglio de gl'alberi fruttiferi del fù monsu' della Quintinye'.Bassano, Giovanni Antonio Remondini, 1697. 8vo. With an engraved frontispiece, a woodcut mongram on title-page and 11 folding engraved plates. Contemporary vellum.
K2JGEJLEHQYJ: [QURAN]. - Mahomets Alkoran, door de hr. Du Ryer uit d'Arabische in de Fransche taal gestelt; benevens een tweevoudige beschyving van Mahomets leven; en een verhaal van des zelfs reis ten hemel, gelijk ook zyn samenspraak met de Jood Abdias.Amsterdam, Timotheus ten Hoorn, 1698. 8vo. With an integral engraved title-page (dated 1696), engraved by J. Lamsvelt, and 6 engraved plates showing the Prophet Mohammed, engraved by Caspar Luyken. Contemporary blind-tooled vellum.
IA6A2BYO14E3: [QURAN - ENGLISH]. [ROSS, ALEXANDER (TRANSLATOR)]. - The Alcoran of Mahomet, translated out of Arabique into French ... and newly Englished, for the satisfaction of all that desire to look into the Turkish vanities.London, 1649. Small 4to (17.5 x 13.5 cm). 18th-century calf, rebacked and with new endpapers.
H4GD9LIIY5ST: [QURAN - ARABIC & LATIN]. MARRACCI, LUDOVICO, ED. - Alcorani textus universus ex correctioribus Arabum exemplaribus summa fide, ... Eadem fide, ... in Latinum translatus; appositis unicuique capiti notis, atque refutatione: ...[vol. 2 title:] Refutatio Alcorani, in qua ad Mahumetanicae superstitionis radicem securis apponitur; ...Padova, Typographia Seminaria, 1698. 2 volumes bound as 1. Folio (35.5 x 25 cm). Blind-tooled vellum (ca. 1800?), reusing and retooling vellum from a slightly earlier blind-tooled binding.
867G1M0BWJBF: [QURAN]. - De Arabische Alkoran, door de Zarazijnsche en de Turcksche prophete Mahometh.Hamburg, for Barent Adriaensz. Berentsma, 1641.With:(2) [MOHAMMED]. Historie van den oorsprongh, geslacht, geboorte, opvoedinge, en leere des grooten valschen propheets Mahomets. Amsterdam, Broer Jansz., 1640. With engraved frontispiece and 9 engraved illustrations in the text. (3) [OTTOMAN EMPIRE]. Prophetien, of voorseggingen der beyde Keyseren Severi en Leonis, die beyde in Orienten geregeert hebben. Amsterdam, Broer Jansz., 1640. With 15 numbered engraved illustrations. 3 works in 1 volume. 4to. 18th-century calf with the coat of arms of Aaron de Joseph de Pinto stamped in gold on both boards, gold-tooled spine.
K2NG1EC6V6WR: [QURAN]. - Mahomets Alkoran, door de hr. Du Ryer uit d'Arabische in de Fransche taal gestelt; benevens een tweevoudige beschrijving van Mahomets leven; en een verhaal van des zelfs reis ten hemel, gelijk ook zyn samenspraak met de Jood Abdias.Amsterdam, Timotheus ten Hoorn, 1696. 8vo. With an integral engraved title-page, engraved by J. Lamsvelt, and 6 engraved plates showing the Prophet Mohammed, engraved by Caspar Luyken. Contemporary vellum.
K3DEMUUB4LE6: [QURAN - ARABIC]. HINCKELMANN, ABRAHAM, ED. - Al-Coranus s. lex Islamitica Muhammedis.Hamburg, “officina Schultzio-Schilleriana” [= the widow of Gottfried Schultz & Benjamin Schiller], 1694. 4to. With woodcut Arabic half-title. Set in roman, italic and Arabic types with incidental fraktur, Greek and Hebrew. Contemporary vellum.
J1JGUCWIUUXK: RABBÉN, JOHAN AND CARL ADOLPH AGARDH. - Dissertatio botanica, sistens caricographiam scanensem.Lund, Berling, 1806 [handwritten correction: 1807]. 4to. Bound as sewn.
K69C2D7T77OO: RABENHORST, LUDWIG AND GEORG WINTER. - Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Oesterreich und der Schweiz. Zweite Auglage ... Erster band: Pilze.Leipzig, Eduard Kummer, 1884 (Weinheim, J. Cramer, 1963). 8vo. Modern black half calf.
I8MFLMTBYV56: RADEMAKER, ABRAHAM, JAN CASPAR PHILIPS, JAN PUNT AND OTHERS. - Verzameling van honderd afbeeldingen, bestaande in: land- en watergezigten, oudheden, landhuizen, hofsteden, tuinen, lusthoven, enz.Amsterdam, D. da Cunha and J.D. Gertner, [ca. 1810]. Oblong 4to (17 x 22.5 cm). With 100 engraved plates, engraved in the 18th century. Half cloth (ca. 1900?).
23478: RADEMAKER, [GERARD?]. - Malta. [View of the castle, fortifications and harbour of Valetta]. [Malta(?), ca. 1700?]. 14 x 44 cm. Ink and colour wash drawing, signed in the lower right corner: "Rademaker". Mounted in a rice-paper window kept under passe-partout.
H9TEK7X1EFK4: RADERMACHER, JACOBUS CORNELIS MATTHIEU DE. - Naamlyst der planten, die gevonden worden op het eiland Java. Met de beschryving van eenige nieuwe geslagten en soorten, … Batavia, Egbert Heemen (vols. 1-2) and Pieter van Geemen (vol. 3), 1780-1782. 7 parts in 3 volumes, bound as 1. 4to. Lacking pp. 85-102 in vol. 3. Contemporary stiff paper wrappers.
K7DBMJNITSCC: RAFFLES, SIR THOMAS STAMFORD. - Extract-vertaling eener memorie, ... Den 11 februarij 1814 bij de invoering van een verbeterd stelsel van administratie, en de instelling van eene landrente op Java, waaraan eenige documenten bijgevoegd zijn, op welke beroepen is geworden. Niet uitgegeven, gedrukt voor de Oost-Indische Compagnie, door Black Parry & Co. Londen 1814. Amsterdam, M. Westerman, 1828. 8vo. Contemporary black half sheepskin.
J7KGLU3FHQYW: RAFFLES, SIR THOMAS STAMFORD AND JACQUES EDUARD DE STURLER. - Geschiedenis van Java ... vertaald, wat betreft de onderwerpen, welke voor Nederland en Indië wetenswaardig zijn, en voorzien van aanteekeningen, tot verbetering, beoordeeling en vervolg van het oorspronkelijke werk, door J.E. de Sturler.The Hague and Amsterdam, Van Cleef, 1836. 8vo. With folding letterpress table. Modern half parchment, gold-tooled spine, gilt upper edge.
G2PEK0DXFFRQ: RAIMONDI, EUGENIO. - Delle caccie ... libri quattro ...(Colophon: Naples, Lazaro Scoriggio, 1626). 4to. With an engraved title-page and 13 full-page engraved illustrations (plus 8 repeats) on integral leaves. Contemporary limp sheepskin parchment.
C63G93TH4G5B: RAINSFORD, MARCUS. - St. Domingo, of het land der zwarten in Hayti en deszelfs omwenteling. ... Naar het Engelsch. Met platen en kaarten.Amsterdam, Johannes Allart, 1806. 2 volumes. 8vo. With engraved frontispiece, 8 numbered engraved plates and 5 unnumbered folding engraved plates, the folding plates for a map of Haiti (20.5 x 44 cm), a plan of "Kaap François" (Cap-Haïtien), and a facsimile of a 3-page letter from Toussaint l'Ouverture to Edward Tyrell Smith. Contemporary stiffened sprinkled paper wrappers.
18057: RAMEAU, PIERRE. - Le maître a danser. Qui enseigne la maniere de faire tous les differens pas de danse dans toute la regularité de l'art, & de conduire les bras à chaque pas.Paris, Jean Villette, 1725. 8vo. With etched frontispiece and 59 etched plates (including 3 double-page and 1 larger folding) showing 2 couples dancing the minuet before King Louis XV and his court, individuals and couples demonstrating dance positions, dance steps, positions and movements of the hands and arms during the dance, drawn and mostly etched by the author. Further with numerous charming woodcut headpieces and tailpieces (2 signed "V.LS" or "V.LS in"), woodcut decorated initials, and decorations built up from cast fleurons. Green morocco (ca. 1900?), gold-tooled spine, gold-tooled turn-ins, fillets on board edges, curl-marbled endpapers, gilt edges (stamp on endleaf: "Gloss. Elldt Jnr"?).
C9DB004C5FH3: RAMEL, JEAN-PIERRE. - Dagverhaal der lotgevallen van Pichegru, Barthelemy, Villot, Aubry, Dossonville, Le Tellier, La Rue en Ramel, uitgebannen uit Frankrijk naar Guijane, na den 18 fructidor (4 septr. 1797.).Utrecht, G.T. van Paddenburg and son, 1799. 8vo. Original publisher's printed paper board wrappers.
64TC1INFMRTG: [RAMÍREZ Y FITA, CAYETANO?]. - Exposicion que hase [sic] el Canton provincia de Porto-viejo, de los motivos legales y políticos que há tenido para declararse unanimente incorporada a la Republica de Colombia segun la ley fundamental del estado dictada por el Congreso general, y sancionada por el voto de los pueblos.Lima, San Jacinto, [1822]. 4to. Side stitched.
JB7C58SDENRP: [RAMPOLDI, GIOVANNI BATTISTA]. - [Annali Musulmani].[Tuscany?, ca. 1825]. 4to (20.5 x 14 cm). Manuscript in Italian, written in dark brown ink on (mostly) laid paper. Contemporary or near contemporary half maroon cloth.
88VG9MA06EZ4: [RANDON DE BOISSET, PIERRE LOUIS PAUL]. - Catalogue des tableaux & desseins précieux des maîtres célebres des trois écoles, figures marbres, de bronze & de terre cuite, estampes en feuilles & autres objets du cabinet de feu M. Randon de Boisset, receveur géneral des finances. … On a joint à ce catalogue celui des vases, colonnes de marbres, porcelaines, des laques, des meubles de boule & d'autres effets précieux, par C.F. Julliot. La vente se fera le jeudi 27 février 1777 ... Vêndome.Paris, London, Amsterdam, Brussels, 1777. 2 parts in 1 volume. 12mo. Contemporary red morocco, richly gold-tooled spine and turn-ins, gold fillets on boards and board edges, gilt edges.
B4EB0DQXA54Z: RANGO, KONRAD TIBURTIUS. - De capillamentis seu vulgô Paruquen, liber singularis.Magdeburg, Tobias Schröter and Johan Müller, 1663. With an engraved frontispiece by A. Fröhlich after the author and an engraved title-page. With:(2) CRUSIUS, Jacobus Andreas. De nocte et nocturnis officiis, tam sacris, quam prophanis, lucubrationes historico-philologico-juridicae; ...Bremen, Jacob Köhler, 1660.(3) WERNER, Johann Nicolaus. Corpusculum philologicum variis rerum & verborum observationibus refertum; ...Arnstadt, Caspar Freyschmid, 1662. 3 works in 1 volume. 12mo. Contemporary vellum.
KANEADBCD8QB: RAPIN, RENÉ. - Hortorum libri IV. cum disputatione de cultura hortensi.Paris, Imprimerie Royale (colophon also naming the printer Sébastien Cramoisy), 1665. 4to. With an engraved frontispiece; the engraved arms of Louis XIV on the title-page; 2 engraved armorial headpieces; 5 further engraved headpieces with pictorial scenes; 3 large engraved tailpieces with baroque decoration; 7 engraved decorated initials. Early 18th-century gold-tooled tan calf.
V6013: RAPP, OTTO. - Die Käfer Thüringens unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der faunistisch-oekologischen Geographie.Erfurt, by the author, 1933-1935. 3 volumes. Folio (30 x 21.5 cm). With 8 plates with half-tone reproductions of photographs (3 group and 57 individual portaits), and 8 maps. Modern cloth.
KCID8GS8BIJ6: RAPP, WILHELM. - Ueber die Polypen im Allgemeinen und die Actinien insbesondere. Weimar, Landes-Industrie-Comptoirs, 1829. 4to. With 3 engraved plates, printed in colour and finished by hand, by Charles Node, dated 1826. Contemporary purple/brown boards.
I4MFD3F2MI10: RAUNKIAER, BARCLAY. - Gennem Wahhabiternes land paa kamelryg. Beretning om den af det Kongelige Danske Geografiske Selskab planlagte og bekosterde forskningsrejse i Ost- og Centralarabien 1912.Copenhagen, Gyldendalske boghandel, Nordisk forlag, 1913. 8vo. With a frontispiece showing the author in Arab garb, 88 illustrations in text, most of them reproductions of drawings and photographs by the author, and a folding map loosely inserted in a pocket at the end. Publisher's green cloth.
1230: RAUSCH DE TRAUBENBERG, FRANCISCUS. - Elementa architecturae, ad structura oeconomicas applicatae, in usum academiarum per Regnum Hungariae et eidem annexas provincias.Budapest, Typis Regiae Universitatis, 1779. With numerous architectural illustrations and figures on 11 folding engraved plates. With: (2) BAUMEISTER, Friedrich Christian. Philosophiae moralis institutiones ius naturae, ethicam, et politicam complexae.Budapest, Typis Regiae Universitatis, 1779. 2 works in 1 volume. 8vo. Contemporary marbled calf.
F56BKEBV62VD: RAVASI, FRATELLI. - Catalogo 1913 ... Placche ferro smaltato e lettere rame ... Milan, Ravasi brothers (colophon: Stabilimento Grafico Matarelli), 1913. Oblong 8vo (16.5 x 24 cm). With very large, loosely inserted, oblong folding tinted lithographed poster (61 x 90.5 cm), showing types and other decorations in full size in black and white on a green-grey background, and 100 numbered half-tone illustrations in text. Also with a tipped in circular letter on pink paper introducing the catalogue, by Luigi and Giovanni Ravasi. Stapled in publisher's gray paper wrappers, printed in blue.
H2HFDEQPJ62B: RAYNAL, GUILLAUME THOMAS FRANÇOIS. - Wysgeerige en staatkundige geschiedenis van de bezittingen en den koophandel der Europeaanen, in de beide Indiën.Amsterdam, Matthijs Schalekamp, 1792-1803. 10 volumes bound as 9. 8vo. With 2 different engraved author's portraits, 8 engraved plates (5 as frontispieces), 12 engraved folding maps and 23 letterpress folding tables. Contemporary half calf, gold-tooled spine.
L1TD25Y44IWG: RAZZI, SILVANO. - Vite di cinque huomini illustri, M. Farinata degl'Uberti, Duca d'Athene, M. Salvestro Medici, Cosimo Med. il piu vecchio, e Francesco Valori.Florence, Bernardo Giunta the younger and heirs of his brothers, 1602. 4to. With the Giunta's woodcut device on the title-page. 17th-century(?) sheepskin parchment, later endpapers.
6034: [REBOUL, GUILLAUME]. - La cabale des Reformez, tiree nouvellement du puits de Democrite.Montpellier [= Lyon?], “chez Le Libertin, imprimeur juré de la saincte Reformation” [= Jacques Roussin?], 1597. With: (2) REBOUL, Guillaume. Apologie ... sur La cabale des Reformez.[Lyon?, Jacques Roussin?], 1598. 2 works in 1 volume. 8vo. 17th-century gold-tooled calf; rebacked, preserving most of the backstrip.
I48GDGKRTVBO: REDELYKHEID, CORNELIS. - De nieuwe versterkte facen en flancquen, of Verhandeling om de facen ... bestendiger ... te doen zyn ... Opgesteld ten nutte der krygsbouwkunde, en derzelver min of meer gevorderde bearbeiders.Amsterdam, printed for the author [by Izaak and Johannes Enschedé in Haarlem?], sold by Jan Punt junior, [1759]. Large 4to (23.5 x 20 cm). With 3 folding engraved plates with 14 numbered figures drawn by the author and executed by Jan Punt and 2 engravings in text. 19th-century half parchment.
A6BB941ITPKJ: REDELYKHEID, CORNELIS. - De nieuw uitgevonden sluis met in- en uitschuivende deuren. With: (2) REDELYKHEID, Cornelis. De nieuw uitgevonden diep-machine. The Hague, Hendrik Christoffel Gutteling; Amsterdam, Jacob Yntema & Jacob Tieboel; for the author, 1774. 2 works in 1 volume. Large folio (49.5 x 31 cm). Ad 1 with 6 large folding engraved plates and ad 2 with 3 large folding engraved plates. Contemporary half calf.
97AE2SR1MSG6: REDELYKHEID, CORNELIS. - De nieuwe versterkte facen en flancquen, of verhandeling om de facen, door middel van het metzelwerk, en derzelver zamenstel, tegen de vyandlyke artillery en mines bestendiger en geduurzaamer te doen zyn dan de tegenwoordige.Amsterdam, printed for the author [by Izaak and Johannes Enschedé in Haarlem?], sold by Jan Punt junior, [1759]. Large 4to (26.5 x 20 cm). With 3 numbered folding engraved plates with 14 numbered figures drawn by the author and executed by Jan Punt and 2 engravings in text, all made for the present edition. Contemporary mottled calf, richly gold-tooled spine, gold-tooled boards and board edges.
S2002: REDOUTÉ, PIERRE JOSEPH AND CLAUDE ANTOINE THORY. - Les roses.Antwerp, De Schutter, 1974-1978. 4 volumes. Large folio (55 x 36 cm). A complete facsimile of the first edition (Paris, Firmin Didot, 1817-1824) with additions from the third edition, portraits, and extensive new material including commentaries, biographies and bibliographies, and an English summary of Thory's text. With 179 colour plates. Finely bound in red half morocco.
ECCBQ7D2JIJ8: REEHORST, KAREL PIETER TER. - Woordenboek der zee-, stoom- en scheepsbouwkundige-termen, in de Hollandsche, Fransche en Engelsche talen. - Dictionnaire Français-Hollandais, des termes techniques employés dans la marine à voiles et à vapeur, dans l'architecture navale et commettage. - Dictionary of nautical-, steam- and shipbuilding-terms, in the English and Dutch.Amsterdam, widow of G. Hulst van Keulen, 1845[-1847]. 3 volumes. 8vo. Contemporary blue stiff paper wrappers.
LBBAXBK13CG2: REGO, SEBASTIÃO DO. - Vida do veneravel padre Joseph Vaz.Lisbon, José Antonio Silva, 1745. Narrow 4to (20.5 x 14.5 cm). With a woodcut decoration on the title-page. Dark blue morocco (ca. 1875/95), gilt edges.
DBSGIMC3UKU0: [REICHARD, HEINRICH AUGUST O.]. - Malerische Reise durch einen großen Theil der Schweiz vor und nach der Revolution. Jena, H.W.Ch. Seidler, 1805. 8vo. With engraved frontispiece with 4 medallion portraits, engraved title-page with the title on a rock in an alpine scene, 54 numbered engraved plates (1 folding) and 2 folding leaves with built-up letterpress music. With the 4 costume plates hand-coloured. Later 19th-century half cloth.
S1679: REICHENBACH, HEINRICH GOTTLIEB L. - Monographia Generis Aconiti iconibus omnium specierum coloratis illustrata Latine et Germanice elaborata. Volumen I [all published].Leipzig, F.C.G. Vogel, 1820[-1821]. Folio. With 18 numbered hand-coloured plates (6 engraved and 12 lithographed), and 1 uncoloured engraved plate. Modern blue cloth.
L3RE4R842GX2: REIJNHOUT, MARTINUS JOHANNES. - Redevoering gehouden den 27sten van slagtmaand 1823, in de maatschappij Felix Meritis, (departement koophandel;) over den natuurkundigen, zedelijken en verstandelijken toestand der Goudkust en hare bewoners.Amsterdam, Lodewijk van Es, 1824. 8vo. Modern brown cloth, with the original publisher's printed paper wrappers bound in at the end.
H8R9G2BV97NM: REIN, JOHANNES JUSTUS. - Japan: travels and researches. Undertaken at the cost of the Prussian government. ... Translated from the German. With twenty illustrations and two maps.London, Hodder and Stoughton (back of title-page: Butler & Tanner, The Selwood printing Works, Frome, and London.), 1888. 8vo. With 8 wood engraved plates, 3 lithographed maps, 4 small engravings in text and 5 black and white phototypes and 2 tinted, lithographed folding maps. Modern half morocco.
J82GHNWR3LYC: REINHARD, JOHANN CHRISTOPH. - Etymologia Graeco-Latina oder lexicon manuale philologicum, darin die der Latinitaet oft vorkom[m]ende griechische Wörter mit ihren Grund-Nahmen in Benennung der Kräuter, Thiere &c.Including: Etymologia Graeco-Latina, das ist Gründliche erklährung derer Griechschen und Lateinischen Wörter.Frankfurt an der Oder, Johann Gottfried Conradi (part 1); Tobias Schwartzen (part 2), (1721). 2 parts in 1 volume. 8vo. With the title-page printed in red and black. Contemporary vellum.
LAGBKKB6VNSK: REITZ, JOHANN FREDERIK, AND OTHERS. - Oude en nieuwe staat van't Russische of Moskovische Keizerryk, behelzende eene uitvoerige historie van Rusland en deszelfs groot-vorsten; benevens de beschryvinge van dat uitgestrekte ryk, de zeden en godsdienst der inwoneren: zyne opkomst en voortgang in koophandel, kunsten, land- en zeemacht, oproeren, oorlogen en verdere wisselvalligheden, tot dezen tegenwoordigen tydt toe.Utrecht, Johannes Broedelet, 1744. 4 volumes. 4to. With 4 folding maps, 3 folding plates and a folding letterpress table. Early 19th-century half red sheepskin.
1064: [RELIGION - POETRY]. - Bybelsche keurstoffen.Rotterdam, Philippus Losel, 1732. 8vo. With an engraved title-page and an engraved vignette on the title-page, both by Frans van Bleyswyck. Contemporary gold-tooled red morocco, richly gold-tooled spine with short-title, sides with gold-tooled fillets and an ornament in the centre, gold-tooled board edges, gilt edges.
L2F9MTNGS4Y7: REMBRANDT VAN RIJN. - [Abraham's sacrifice].[Amsterdam], Rembrandt, 1655. 4to leaf (16.5 x 14 cm). Etching and drypoint on European laid paper (plate size 15.7 x 13.2 cm). Mounted with 2 hinges on a piece of thick cardboard.
E14DU30BWJBF: REMY, JULES (TRANSLATOR). - Ka Mooolelo Hawaii[.] Histoire de l'archipel Havaiien (Iles Sandwich)[.] Texte et traduction précédés d'une introduction sur l'état physique, moral et politique du pays.Including: REMY, Jules (translator). Moolelo Hawaii[.] Histoire Havaiienne.Paris, A. Franck; Leipzig, Franck'sche Verlags-Buchhandlung (back of half-title: printed by Jules Claye), 1861-1862. 2 parts in 1 volume. 8vo. With original Hawaiian text on the left and the French translation on the right page. Modern brown half morocco, with the original printed wrappers bound in.
I2PDBKU7X78X: RENOU (RENODAEUS), JEAN DE. - Institutionum pharmaceuticarum. Libri quinque quibus accedunt de materia medica. Libri tres. Omnibus succedit officina pharmaceutica, sive antidotarium ab eodem auctore commentariis illustratum.Paris, Laurentius Archiatrus(?), 1608. 4to. 2 parts in 1 volume. With an engraved title-page and engraved author's portrait, both dated 1608 and engraved by Léonard Gaultier, engraved title-page to the second part by Jaspar Isaac, and numerous woodcut initials, head- and tailpieces. Contemporary calf, restored and rebacked, with part of the original backstrip laid down.
HCHCZWWAP3VN: RENOU (RENODAEUS), JEAN DE. - Les oeuvres pharmaceutiques du Sr. Iean de Renou … augmentées d'un tiers en cette seconde edition par l'auteur; puis traduittes, embellies de plusieurs figures necessaires à la cognoissance de la medicine & pharmacie, & mises en lumiere par M. Louys de Serres.Lyon, Antoine Chard (colophon: printed by Pierre Colombier), 1626. Folio. With letterpress title in red and black in a richly engraved border. Contemporary richly blind-, black- and gold-tooled calf; rebacked, with original backstrip laid down.
22126: RENOUARD DE SAINTE-CROIX, FELIX. - Voyage commercial et politique aux Indes Orientales, aux Iles Philippines, a la Chine, avec des notions sur la Cochinchine et le Tonquin, pendant les années 1803, 1804, 1805, 1806 et 1807.Paris, Clament frères (printed by Crapelet), 1810. 3 volumes. 8vo. With 2 folding engraved maps (India and Southeast Asia, coloured in outline), and 4 folding letterpress tables. Contemporary gold-tooled tree calf.
A1VEKBYNZ8OA: REPTON, HUMPHRY AND JOHN ADEY. - Fragments on the theory and practice of landscape gardening. Including some remarks on Grecian and Gothic architecture, collected from various manuscripts, in the possession of the different noblemen and gentlemen, for whose use they were originally written; the whole tending to establish fixed principles in the respective arts.London, printed by T. Bensley and Son for J. Taylor, 1816. Large 4to (36 x 29 cm). With 42 aquatint plates (including 21 hand-coloured, 14 with overslips and 3 double-page), and 9 aquatint and 15 wood-engraved illustrations and figures in text. Early 20th-century half morocco, blind- and gold-tooled spine.
A1UG102DAUG3: REPTON, HUMPHRY. - Observations on the theory and practice of landscape gardening including some remarks on Grecian and Gothic architecture, collected from various manuscripts, in the possession of the different noblemen and gentlemen, for whose use they were originally written.London, printed by T. Bensley for J. Taylor, 1803. Large 4to (35 x 26 cm). With stipple engraved portrait of the author, 27 aquatint plates (15 hand-coloured or tinted and some with movable overlays), 11 aquatints in text and numerous woodcuts and wood engravings in text. Early 20th-century brown half morocco, richly gold-tooled spine (Sangorski & Sutcliffe).
A1VFACWLMDEG: REPTON, HUMPHRY. - Designs for the Pavillon at Brighton. Humbly inscribed to His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales.London, the letter press by T. Bensley for J.C. Stadler, sold by Boydell and Co. Longmans, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, 1808. Large folio (55 x 37 cm). With aquatint frontispiece (printed in sepia), a hand-coloured engraved ground plan, 8 hand-coloured aquatint plates (icluding 2 folding, and mostly with movable overlays), and 11 aquatint illustrations in text (7 printed in sepia, 1 in red and 3 fully hand-coloured, some with movable overlays), all by J.C. Stadler after designs by Repton. Contemporary red half morocco, gold-tooled spine.
S382: REUBELT, JOHN ADAM. - Kurzgefaßtes Handbuch der Naturgeschichte. Enthaltend wissenschaftliche und populäre Beschreibungen von dem Menschen, den Säugethieren, Vögeln, Amphibien, Fischen, Weich- und Gliederthieren.Pottsville [Pennsylvania], C.W. Günther and the author, 1848. 8vo. With numerous woodcuts in text, depicting men and animals. Contemporary black half sheepskin.
483: [REYNARD]. - Reyneke Vosz de olde, nye gedrucket, mit sidlykem vorstande unde schonen Figuren, erlüchtet unde vorbetert.(Colophon: Rostock, Stephan Mölleman for Laurentz Albrechts, in Lübeck), 1592. Small 4to (20 x 16 cm). With letterpress title-page printed in red and black in an illustrated woodcut border (partly coloured by an early hand), 53 small woodcut costume-figures and 44 large woodcut illustrations in text. Blind-tooled vellum (dated 1603), with central oval ornament and the letters "MEL" and "IPR" and the year "16 ... 03".
22642: [REYNARD THE FOX]. - The most delectable history of Reynard the Fox. Newly corrected and purged...London, Thomas Ilive for Edward Brewster,1701.Including: [REYNARD THE FOX]. The most pleasant and delightful history of Reynard the Fox. The second part. ...London, for Edward Brewster, 1681.[REYNARD THE FOX, ADDITIONS]. The shifts of Reynardine the son of Reynard the Fox, ...London, Thomas James for Edward Brewster and Thomas Passenger, 1684. 3 parts in 1 volume. 4to.With woodcut of King Lion's court on title-page, 61 woodcuts in text of part 1 (including 23 repeats), 15 woodcuts in part 2, all repeated from part 1. Late 18th-century calf.
H92G8B8D3GF7: REYNING, JAN ERASMUS (AS TOLD TO DAVID VAN DER STERRE). - Zeer aanmerkelijke reysen gedaan door Jan Erasmus Reining, meest in de West-Indien en ook in veel andere deelen des werelds. &c. Amsterdam, Jan ten Hoorn, 1691. 4to. With an engraved frontispiece signed by Caspar Luyken and 6 engraved plates (including 2 folding) one by Jan Luyken (unsigned). 18th-century marbled wrappers. In a modern black cloth clamshell box.
6BTGHEZB13VJ: [RHETORICIANS]. - Spelen va[n] sinne byde[n] .xix. gheconfirmeerden cameren van rhetorijcken binnen der stede van Ghendt comparerende, verthoont, volghende den octroye vander K. Maiesteyt, Grave va[n] Vlaendren, onsen gheduchte[n] Heere, schepenen der selver stede, en[de] camere van rhetorijcke vander heylige drievuldicheyt, gheseyt de fonteynisten, verleent, en[de] der charte uutghesonde[n] op de questie, welck den mensche stervende, meesten troost is: die selve spele[n] beghinnende by ordre, so hier na volcht, de[n] .xii. junij, int jaer m.ccccc.xxxix. En[de] werde[n] volspeelt en[de] gheeyndt, den .xxiii. vanden jare en[de] maent voorsz. (Colophon: Antwerp, [Matthias Crom], 25 October 1539). 8vo. 18th-century half vellum.
H3HEU9A4RJ5G: RHIJN, LEONARD JOHANNES VAN. - Reis door den Indischen Archipel, in het belang der evangelische zending.Rotterdam, M. Wijt & zonen, 1851. 8vo. With 1 chromolithographed and 4 lithographed folding maps and 8 tinted lithographed illustrations. Rebacked in modern half cloth and the original gold-tooled green sheepskin backstrip laid down.
14701: [RHINE VALLEY]. - Der Rhein und seine Umgebungen, nebst einer Karte des Rheinlaufes von Schaffhausen bis zur Nordsee.Mainz, David Kapp, 1850. Large lithographed folding map (121 x 22 cm) of the Rhine by Johann J. Lehnhardt, decorated with views and plans, partly hand-coloured, with a smaller 8vo letterpress booklet. Half cloth (22.5 x 11.5 cm).
89LE6EED2GIG: RHODES, ALEXANDRE DE. - Relation des progrez de la Foy au Royaume de la Cochinchine vers les derniers quartiers du Levant. Envoieé au R.P. General de la Compagnie de Jesus.Paris, Sebastien and Gabriel Cramoisy, 1652. Small 8vo (17 x 11 cm). Modern boards.
D96AL27EYIKD: RHYNE, WILLEM TEN. - Verhandelinge van de Asiatise melaatsheid, na een naaukeuriger ondersoek ten dienste van het gemeen.Amsterdam, Abraham van Someren, 1687. With an ornament on the title-page. With: (2) BEINTEMA VAN PEIMA, Joannes Ignatius Worp. Tabacologia, ofte korte verhandelenge over de tabak, desselvs deugd, gebruyk, ende kennisse: waar door aangeweesen wordt een wegh om lang, vroolijk, ende gesond te leeven.The Hague, Levijn van Dijck, 1690. Lacking frontispiece. 2 works in 1 volume. 8vo. Contemporary vellum.
HCHC2GNURG4K: [RICETTARIO FIORENTINO]. - Ricettario fiorentino di nuovo illustrato.(Colophon: Florence, Pietro Cecconcelli, 1623). Folio. With an elaborate architectural engraved title-page, 3 woodcut illustrations in text and a woodcut device above the colophon. 19th-century vellum.
HCH9W9ZQH3E0: [RICETTARIO FIORENTINO]. - Ricettario utilissimo et molto necessario à tutti gli spetiali, che uogliono preparar le medicine regolatamente...Venice, Vincenzo Valgrisi, 1558. 12mo. Later half sheepskin parchment, decorated paper sides.
I17FMMNROLHB: [RICETTARIO FIORENTINO]. - Ricettario Fiorentino nuovamente compilato e ridotto all'uso moderno diviso in due parti.Florence, Gaetano Cambiagi, 1789. Large 4to (28 x 21 cm). With engraved illustration on title-page and a decorated engraved initial. 19th-century sheepskin parchment.
G7GEFEW09VO1: RICH, CLAUDIUS JAMES AND SIEGMUND FERDINAND VON PERGER. - Sammlung und Darstellung verschiedener Pferde intressanter Zuchten, Landeskarten und Rassen ... Vienna, Müllersche Kunsthandlung, 1815. Oblong folio (31 x 42.5 cm). Engraved print series, including a title-page engraved by Dorneck and 6 numbered engravings of horses engraved by Siegmund Ferdinand von Perger, hand-coloured and loose as issued.
D9LCK6ZOP9W8: RICHARDSON, WILLIAM. - Anecdoten wegens Rusland. In gemeenzaamen brieven geschreven uit Petersburg.Amsterdam, J. Yntema, 1784-1785. 2 parts in 1 volume. 8vo. Contemporary blind-stamped vellum.
23506: RICHARDSON, JOHN. - Arctic searching expedition: a journal of a boat-voyage through Rupert's Land and the Arctic Sea, in search of the discovery ships under command of Sir John Franklin. With an appendix on the physical geography of North America.London, Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, 1851. 2 volumes. 8vo. With a tinted lithographed frontispiece in each volume, 8 tinted lithographed plates, a folding lithographed map (41 x 50.5 mm) of British North America, coloured by hand in blue and pink, 8 wood-engraved illustrations in text and some letterpress tables. Contemporary half calf, gold-tooled spines.
5581: [RICHER, ADRIEN]. - Vies des plus célebres marins. Paris, Berlin, 1789. 13 parts in 11 volumes. 18mo in 6's. With 10 engraved frontispiece portraits. Original blue boards.
D1QH7F01U79O: [RICKMAN, JOHN]. - Troisieme voyage de Cook, ou Journal d'une expédition faite dans la Mer Pacifique du Sud & du Nord en 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779, & 1780 ... Seconde edition.Paris, Belin, 1783. 8vo. With folding engraved plate, illustrating the death of Captain James Cook, and folding engraved chart, depicting the route of Cook's expedition. Modern half calf.
D1OAXE59HWF5: [RICKMAN, JOHN]. - Troisieme voyage de Cook, ou journal d'une expédition faite dans la Mer Pacifique du Sud & du Nord, en 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779 & 1780. Traduit de l'anglois.Paris, Pissot & Laporte, 1782. 8vo. With folding engraved frontispiece showing Captain Cook's death at Kealakekua Bay (Hawaii), and a folding engraved chart illustrating the routes of the Resolution and the Discovery. Later half vellum.
9AO9MA223STD: RIDINGER, JOHANN ELIAS. - Vorstellung der Pferde, nach ihren Hauptfarben, und derselben verschiedenen Abtheilungen, Complexion, und der daraus entspringenden Beschaffenheit. | Description du cheval, selon ses poils principaux, & leurs diverses divisions, sa complexion, & les qualités qui en resultent.[Augsburg, Martin Elias Ridinger and Johann Jakob Ridinger, 1770 or ca. 1768]. 4to. With an engraved allegorical frontispiece, 50 plates with captions in German and French, conceived, drawn and engraved by Ridinger. All plates, including frontispiece, beautifully coloured by a contemporary hand as published, some highlighted with white chalk.Mottled, tanned half sheepskin (ca. 1840); recased.With: (2) RIDINGER, Johann Elias. [Die guthe Gestalt eines Pferdes| La beauté et les parties exterieures du Cheval].[Augsburg, ca. 1765]. Drawing in pen and brown ink, ink washes and white chalk on grey-blue paper (24 x 17 cm, frame of pen-drawn rules 18.5 x 13.5 cm, with an empty panel at the foot for the title), for the second plate of Vorstellung der Pferde. With the small ink stamp of an eagle (9.5 x 7 mm) from the collection of Aldalbert Freiherr von Lanna (1836-1909). In a passe partout.
16103: RIDLEY, WILLIAM. - Kamilaroi, Dippel, and Turrubul: languages spoken by Australian Aborigines.Sydney, Thomas Richards (New South Wales government printer), 1866. 4to. With an armorial vignette printed in several colours and gold (the unofficial “Advance Australia” Australian coat of arms), 4 fine full-page wood engravings of plants and flowers. Original publisher's maroon textured cloth.
C8KEG0BSWTTH: [RIEGEL, CHRISTOPH]. - Ausführliche und Grundrichtige Beschreibung der Freyvereinigten Staaten und Spannischen Niederlanden, in gewisse und sonderbare XVII Länder abgetheilet.[Nuremberg], Frankfurt and Leipzig, Christoph Riegel, 1691. 12mo. With a double-page engraved frontispiece and 120 full-page engraved city views and plans of cities and fortifications (ca. 6 x 11 cm). Contemporary vellum.
I4BGGTPIXMCV: RIEGER, CHRISTIAN. - Universae architecturae militaris elementa brevibus recentiorum observationibus illustrata conscripta. With: (2) SCHILSON, Johann Baptist von. Materia tentaminis publici.Vienna, Johann Thomas Trattner, 1758. 2 works in 1 volume. 4to. With engraved frontispiece, 22 (folding) engraved plates, 5 letterpress folding tables, and 9 smaller military illustrations (1 on title-page, 6 as head- or tailpieces and 2 in text). Contemporary mottled, tanned sheepskin; rebacked with most of the original gold-tooled backstrip laid down.
JBSG2JUEGM46: RIEGER, CHRISTIAN. - Universae architecturae militaris elementa brevibus recentiorum observationibus illustrata conscripta.Vienna, Johann Thomas Trattner, 1758. 4to. With engraved frontispiece, 22 (folding) engraved plates, 5 letterpress folding tables, and 9 smaller military illustrations (1 on title-page, 6 as head- or tailpieces and 2 in text). Contemporary mottled, tanned sheepskin, richly gold-tooled spine.
H8R9L0YQ8MW6: RIEMER, JACOB DE. - Beschryving van 'sGraven-hage, behelzende deszelfs oorsprong, benaming, gelegentheid, uitbreidingen, onheilen en luister, mitsgaders stigtinge van het hof, der kerken, kloosters, kapellen, godshuizen, en andere voornaame gebouwen...Delft, Reinier Boitet (part 1); The Hague, Johannes de Cros (part 2), 1730-1739. 2 parts in 3 volumes. Folio. With engraved frontispiece, engraved dedication in volume 1 and 3, and a total of 57 engraved plates, mostly folding. Contemporary red half sheepskin.
JAIC1H6HKQ1G: RIESENTHAL, OSKAR VON. - Die Raubvögel Deutschlands und des angrenzenden Mitteleuropas.Cassel, Theodor Fischer (back of title-page: L. Döll), 1876[-1878]. 2 volumes (8vo text and large portfolio). Text volume with a few wood engraved illustrations in text (1 full-page) and 5 lithographed plates; portfolio with 60 chromolithographed plates printed by Theodor Fischer after paintings and drawings by the author (paper size: ca. 40 x 29 cm). Original publisher's green blind- and gold-stamped cloth, text volume with the title on spine and front board, portfolio with the title and a bird on the front.
L79DCU5WAW3M: RIHANI, AMEEN. - Around the coasts of Arabia.London, Constable & Co., 1930. 8vo. With a pictorial map as frontispiece, 31 photographic half-tone plates and a full-page map on an integral leaf.Original publisher’s black cloth, with title in gold on spine.
I4FBPD0G3U02: RIMPLER, GEORGE AND LUDWIG ANDREAS HERLIN (EDITOR). - Sämtliche Schrifften von der Fortification.Dresden and Leipzig, son and heirs of Christoph Hekels, 1724. 4to. With engraved frontispiece, title-page printed in red and black, engraved armorial headpiece and 10 folding engraved plates (numbered I-X). Contemporary vellum.
G69I86IF1Z51: RIPA, CESARE. - Iconologia, of uytbeeldingen des verstands: … Om uyt te drucken, en te vinden, 't begrip van alle sinnebeelden, invallen, devijsen of sinteykenen. …Amsterdam, Dirck Pietsz. Pers, 1644. 4to. With engraved allegorical frontispiece and 196 emblematic woodcut illustrations (ca. 8.5 x 6 cm) in the text by Jan Christoffel Jegher. Parchment (ca. 1725?).
17878: RISNER, FRIEDRICH. - Opticae libri quatuor ex voto Petri Rami novissimo Fridericum Risnerum per ejusdem in mathematicis adjutorem olim conscripti, ...Kassel, Wilhelm Wessel (sold by Johann Berner in Frankfurt), 1615. 4to. With numerous optical, astronomical and mathematical woodcut diagrams in text, woodcut headpieces, tailpieces and initials, and headpieces built up from cast fleurons. 18th-century tan calf, gold-tooled double fillets, re-backed in sheepskin.
J28DB9OPBE9K: ROBERTS, DAVID. - The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt & Nubia. Including: Egypt & Nubia.London, Francis Graham Moon, 1842-1849. 2 complementary works in 6 volumes. Royal 1mo (62 x 47.5 cm). The Holy Land with a lithographic frontispiece portrait of David Roberts, 3 tinted illustrated lithographic title-pages, 60 tinted lithographic plates, 60 tinted half-page lithographs on text leaves; 1 plate with a stone-engraved map, and 1 stone-engraved armorial device on a text leaf. Egypt & Nubia with 2 double-tinted and 1 chromolithographic frontispiece views, 3 double-tinted illustrated lithographic title-pages, 56 double-tinted and 2 chromolithographic plates, 60 tinted lithographic half-page views on text leaves. All or nearly all 247 views also have highlights in white, apparently printed from an additional block. Uniform half red morocco (ca. 1875?), richly gold-tooled spine, gold-tooled rolls on sides, gilt edges.
H6MF5MLBBKBO: ROBERTS, DAVID, GEORGE CROLY AND WILLIAM BROCKEDON. - The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt & Nubia.London, Day & son (vol. 3: New York, D. Appleton & Co.), 1855-1856. 6 volumes bound as 3. Imperial 8vo (30 x 22 cm). With 250 numbered plates (including 6 tinted lithographed title-pages, 2 stone-engraved maps and 239 tinted and double-tinted lithographed and 2 chromolithographed views). Contemporary, richly gold-tooled reddish-brown morocco, gold-tooled turn-ins, marbled endpapers, gilt and gauffered edges. With thin paper guard leaves facing each plate.
G1ADR2DR8JGZ: ROBERTS, A. - The adventures of (Mr T. S.) an English merchant, taken prisoner by the Turks of Argiers, and carried into the inland countries of Africa.London, Moses Pitt [printed by William Wilson?], 1670. Small 8vo. Blind- and gold-tooled calf (ca. 1800).
F6EG2BCFFZDL: ROBERTS, JAMES. - The sportsman's companion: or portraitures, pedigrees and performances, of the most eminent race horses & stallions, represented in variety of attitudes. London, J. Barker, [1798?]. 8vo (22.5×15 cm). With a letterpress title-page, 40 numbered plates of famous race horses drawn by James Roberts and engraved by Henry Roberts, each with a portrait of the horse and rider (ca. 8.5×12 cm), detailed information about the horse and owner and most with an engraved vignette at the foot, engraved index leaf, and publisher's 4-page letterpress catalogue (with woodcut of 2 cocks fighting). Contemporary tan laid paper wrappers.
89IGW3UCAGWQ: ROBERTSON, WILLIAM. - L'histoire de l'Amérique ... Traduite de l'anglais.Paris, Panckoucke, 1778. 4 volumes. 12mo. With 4 title-pages, each with a different woodcut vignette, 4 folding engraved maps depicting the Gulf of Mexico (33 x 49 cm), South America (46 x 33 cm), Mexico (30 x 39 cm), and the northwestern part of South America (39 x 25 cm) and 1 folding engraved plate illustrating the chronology of Mexicans (27 x 24.5 cm). Contemporary French calf, gold-tooled spines with red morocco labels, marbled endpapers and edges.
14769: ROBERTSON, WILLIAM. - Desseins d'architecture, représentans des sièges de jardins, des portes de maisons de campagne, des entrées de parcs, des volières, des temples, . . . London, printed by A. Dulau & Co. and Leonardo Nardini, and sold by Rudolph Ackermann there and J.G. Beygang in Leipzig, 1800. Oblong Imperial 4to (28×38 cm). With 24 numbered aquatint plates, subtly coloured by hand. Contemporary half calf, gold-tooled spine.
23342: ROBINSON, FREDERICK. - The projection of the sphere.(Great Britain?, 1797-1798). 4to. With 1 folding leaf with 13 diagrams, including 3 three-dimensional ones, numerous diagrams in text, some full-page, some with different colours of ink. Contemporary vellum, blind-stamped double fillets along edges.
74LCHJ01U79O: ROCKSTROH, HEINRICH. - Magazijn van belangrijke en leerzame kunststukjes, voor jonge lieden.Zaltbommel, Johannes Noman, 1828. 12mo. With a hand-coloured lithographed frontispiece, 6 lithographed plates, and many smaller wood engraved illustrations in text. Original publisher's printed paper boards.
I71BFBK9GND2: ROCQUANCOURT, JEAN-THOMAS. - Cours élémentaire d'art et d'histoire militaires, a l'usage des élèves de l'École Royale Spéciale Militaire; troisième édition, revue et consideréablement augmentée.Brussels, Louis Hauman (printed in Louvain by L. Schapen), 1836. 4to (23 x 15 cm). With 9 folding wood-engraved plates, showing battlefields. Contemporary brown half sheepskin.
HA8DIUNED5A1: RODRIGUES GIRÃO, JOÃO. - Litterae Iaponicae annorum M.DC.IX et X. ad R. admodum piae mem. p. Claudium Aquavivam generalem praepositum Societatis Iesu A.R.P. Provinciali eiusdem in Iapone Societ. Missae.Antwerp, Petrus and Johannes Bellerus, 1615. 8vo. With woodcut printer's device on title-page. Modern limp parchment, gilt edges.
G2PE6S6Q85VW: [RODRIGUES, JOSÉ FRANCISCO AND JOÃO RODRIGUES] ("CESAR FIOSCONI, E JORDAM GUSERIO"). - Espingarda perfeyta, & regras para a sua operaçam . . .Lisbon, António Pedroso Galrão, 1718. 4to. With full-page frontispiece showing the crowned Portuguese coat of arms, title-page with engraved decorative cartouche, 12 engraved plates (including 4 folding) by Manuel Freire and 1 engraved illustration in the text. Contemporary limp sheepskin parchment.
H68EF5SC3PRL: [RODRIGUES GIRÃO, JOÃO AND JEAN VIREAU? (TRANSLATOR)]. - Histoire de ce qui s'est passé au royaume du Japon l'annee 1624.Paris, Sebastien Chappelet, 1628. 8vo. With a woodcut Jesuit seal on the title page. Contemporary tanned sheepskin, blind-stamped with a fleur-de-lys.
22925: RODRIGUEZ DE SAA Y MENEZES, JUAN. - Rebelion de Ceylan, y los progressos de su conquista en el gobierno de Constantino de Saa, y Noroña.Lisbon, Antonio Craesbeeck de Mello, 1681. Small 4to (19.5 x 14 cm). 18th-century limp sheep parchment.
D6OG99AJSZ1C: ROEMER, FRIEDRICH ADOLPH. - Die Versteinerungen des Norddeutschen Oolithen-Gebirges.Hanover, Hahn, (colophon: printed by Jänecke brothers), 1836. Large 4to (32.5 x 26 cm). With 16 lithographed plates. Original publisher's printed boards.
21281: ROGEL, HANS THE ELDER. - Capital und Versal Buech, allerhanndt grosser und kleiner Alphabeth, zue den Hauptschrifften und Büechern, dessgleichen in Canntzleyen unnd gemein, zuegebrauchen ganntz zierlich geordiniert. Augsburg, Johann Jacob Schönig, [1680/94, printed from the woodblocks of 1568]. Oblong folio (21 x 34 cm). With a richly calligraphic woodcut title-page (18 x 28 cm), with text in white fraktur lettering on black, with a white panel at the foot with the letterpress imprint in a fraktur type; and 9 (of 10) full-page woodcuts (about 17 x 25.5 cm) showing alphabets in white on black, one dated 1568: 8 with decorated gothic capitals (versals: 22-150 mm) and 1 with textura capitals, textura lowercase and roman capitals, all versos blank. With a small and perhaps fragmentary manuscript on parchment (2 ll., 11.5 x 13.5 cm, written on both sides): a Protestant copybook written (soon?) after 1557, probably in Basle or vicinity, with 7 writing samples, including alphabets of capitals and minuscules, the first two pages in fraktur gothic styles, and the last two in humanistic styles. Vellum (ca. 1985?), in a cloth slipcase.
21231: ROGER, JACQUES-FRANÇOIS M. LE BARON. - Fables Sénégalaises, recueillies de l'Ouolof et mises en vers Français, avec des notes destinées à faire connaître la Sénégambie, son climat, ses principales productions, la civilisation et les moeurs des habitans. Paris, Nepveu, Firmin Didot and Ponthieu, 1828. 12mo. Original blue publisher's printed paper wrappers, untrimmed.
E51A3QO9VLGG: ROGERIUS, ABRAHAM. - De open-deure tot het verborgen heydendom ofte Waerachtigh vertoogh van het leven ende zeden; mitsgaders de religie, ende gods-dienst der Bramines, op de cust Chormandel, ende de landen daar ontrent. Leiden, Franciscus Hackius, 1651. 4to. With engraved title-page showing 7 different scenes around the title itself, with manuscript notations referring to the related pages. Contemporary vellum.
H1ELY1VAKKZL: ROLAND HOLST, RICHARD NICOLAÜS. - Over de monumentale schilderkunst en hare beinvloeding door de maatschappij.[Laren?, 1910].With: (2) ROLAND HOLST, Richard Nicolaüs. Over het rythmische en het naturalistische element in de monumentale schilderkunst.[Laren?, 1914]. Small 4to. Neatly written in dark brown ink on machine-made wove paper without watermark. Loosely inserted is a newspaper clipping with an article about Roland Holst's lectures in Paris, from the Nieuwe Rotterdamse Courant, 28 November 1923. Sewn in quires and each essay formerly glued (now loose) in dark grey thick paper wrappers.
61KHJE5ZG5BM: ROLEWINCK, WERNER. - Formula vivendi canonico[rum] sive vicario[rum] seculariu[m] aut etiam alio[rum] devoto[rum] presbiterorum. (Colophon: Delft, [Christiaen Snellaert], April 1496). 4to (19.5×13.5). With the main text in a rotunda type (64G), quire signatures in a slightly larger rotunda (82G), title and text opening in a larger textura (145G) and a few small printed "Lombardic" uncial initials. Rubricated throughout, with 1 4-line and a few smaller red "lombardic" uncial initials written or drawn in the blank spaces provided, red paragraph marks; type area 14.5×9 cm. Half vellum (ca. 1900?).
H4EC6J1929WL: ROLLIN, CHARLES. - Histoire ancienne des Egyptiens, des Carthaginois, des Assyriens, des Babyloniens, des Medes et des Perses, de Macedoniens, des Grecs. … Nouvelle edition.Paris, printed for the widow of Estienne & her children and the Estienne brothers; by (the widow of) F.A. Quillau and the widow of Simon, 1748-1769. 13 volumes bound as 14. 12mo. With 3 engraved maps, 2 engraved folding plates and 1 engraved folding plan. Contemporary mottled calf, richly gold-tooled spines and binding edges; only volume 11 (bound as 2 volumes) in a different but closely matching binding.
A7GHT301U79O: ROMAGNESI, HENRI. - Nouvel atlas des champignons.[Paris], Bordas, 1956-1967. 4 volumes. 4to. With 316 numbered chromolithographed plates after Chenantais and lithographed by Mourlot, 39 full-page black and white illustrations, and 68 illustrations in the text. Publisher's original cloth (each volume a different colour), in the chromolithographed green dust jackets.
L3LEN89INLTK: ROMÉ DE L'ISLE (DELISLE), JEAN-BAPTISTE LOUIS. - Essai de cristallographie, ou description des figures géométriques, propres à differens corps du regne minéral, connus vulgairement sous le nom de cristaux.Paris, Didot, Knapen & Delaguette, 1772. 8vo. With 2 folding letterpress tables and 10 folding engraved plates. Contemporary mottled calf, gold-tooled spine.
L6CF7ZA1GYWT: ROMIEUX, OSMOND. - [Watercolour views of sea-coasts in New Caledonia and Peru].[New Caledonia & Peru], [1855/60?]. Album: full-sheet leaves (oblong 1mo) (39.5 x 52.5); drawings: oblong folio and oblong 4to. An album with 21 watercolour drawings on paper with views of sea coasts from the shore (24 x 31 cm to 29.5 x 46.5 cm), one with a 22nd watercolour drawing on the back with a similar view, and one with about 15 human figure drawings in graphite pencil on the back. All bear the artist's stamp on the front (Lugt 3703) and 4 are signed or initialled by the artist. Richly gold- and blind-tooled green goatskin morocco, sewn on 3 recessed cords (not aligned with the six flat raised bands on the spine), each board with a blind-tooled inner oval frame of interlaced abstracted leaves and vines, surrounded by a gold-tooled frame of similar decoration (oval inside and rectangular outside), surrounded by 2 frames of thick-thin fillets, the front board with the owner's initials in textura capitals in the centre: "A.L.", signed at the foot of the spine, "A. GIROUX & C:" (last recorded in 1856), white watered silk endleaves (the paste-down in the form of a doublure).
I4FCBBOUSXL9: ROO VAN ALDERWERELT, JAN KAREL HENDRIK DE. - De versterking van Parijs. Eene bladzijde uit de parlementaire geschiedenis van Frankrijk.Amsterdam, P.N. van Kampen and son, 1874. 8vo. Original's publisher's printed paper wrappers.
18958: ROQUES, PIERRE. - Le vray pietisme ou traité, dans lequel on explique la nature & les éffets de la piété; la juste étendue du renoncement au monde; où l'on remonte à la source générale du peu de vertu qu'il y a entre les Chrétiens, où l'on indique les moyens d'acquérir une piété solide; & où l'on fait connoître comment la piété nous dispose à l'égard de ceux qui ne pensent pas comme nous en matière de religion.Basle, Jean Brandmuller, 1731. 4to. With engraved frontispiece portrait of the author by F.A. Störcklein. Contemporary vellum, with large embroidered coat of arms on front board (17.5 x 15.5 x 1 cm), with silver and gold thread.
GBCGR3U5NQ61: RÖSEL VON ROSENHOF, AUGUST JOHANN. - De natuurlyke historie der insecten.Haarlem and Amsterdam, C.H. Bohn and H. de Wit (vols. 2-4: C.H. Bohn (and son) and H. Gartman), [1765-1788]. 4 volumes (the fourth in 2 parts). Large 4to (27.5 x 21.5 cm). With 3 hand-coloured engraved frontispieces, an engraved author's portrait and 359 hand-coloured engraved plates on 288 leaves, protected by tissue guards. Modern half sheepskin(?) with red 19th-century gold-tooled spine-labels. Nearly wholly untrimmed.
A8EGJZ5O5SL3: ROSEMONDT, GODSCHALC. - Confessionale sive libellus modum confitendi pulcherrime co[m]plecte[n]s, necessarius atq[ue] utilis, & cuilibet recte confiteri vole[n]ti, & ipsis sacerdotibus, qui aliorum confessiones audire habe[n]t. Editus a celeberrimo academie Lovanien[sis]. ... Denuo ab eodem recognitus et castigatus anno mil. CCCCC. XIX. men. Junii. die. xxvii.(Colophon: Antwerp, Michiel Hillen van Hoochstraten, 8 July 1519). Small 8vo (14 x 10 cm). Title-page in red & black with a red woodcut rebus of the author's name at the foot. 17th-century(?) vellum with the vellum.
A6AE74PURW6R: ROSENBERG, CARL BENJAMIN HERMANN VON. - Reistogten in de afdeeling Gorontalo, gedaan op last der Nederlandsch Indische regering.Amsterdam, Frederik Muller, 1865. 8vo. With 4 folding lithographed maps (3 chromo, 1 tinted), 9 full-page lithographed plates (4 chromo, 5 tinted (of which 2 folding)). 20th-century cloth.
5977: [ROSNEL, PIERRE DE]. - Le mercure indien, ou, Le tresor des Indes.Paris, Robert Chevillon, 1667. Small 8vo. With an engraved coat of arms on the title-pages. Later vellum.
C5H9095BG8TA: ROSS, JOHN. - De reizen en lotgevallen van kapitein John Ross, op zijne ontdekkings togten naar de Noordpools gewesten. Voor jonge lieden ... Uit het Hoogduitsch vertaald.Amsterdam, Ten Brink & De Vries, 1837. 8vo. With the title-page, 6 plates (including frontispiece) and folding map of the Arctic region all lithographed. Slightly later half cloth.
L95G43JXR69R: ROSSER, WILLIAM HENRY. - Short notes on the winds, weather, & currents, together with general sailing directions and remarks on making passages; to accompany a chart of the Indian Ocean. With two[=three] illustrations.London, James Imray and son (back of title-page: printed at the Tower press), 1866. 8vo. With 3 folding lithographed charts (the first as frontispiece and the third possibly extra added). Modern brown cloth, spine with a long vertical leather title-label.
6177: ROSSETTI, DONATO. - Antignome fisico-matematiche con il nuovo orbe, e sistema terrestre.Livorno, Giovanni Vincenzo Bonfigli, 1667. 4to. With 66 woodcut diagrams and other illustrations in text. Contemporary limp sheepskin parchment, with 2 fastenings made from loops of braided cord on the front cover but only traces of thongs on the back.
21646: [ROSSI, GIOVANNI GHERARDO DE]. - Scherzi poetici e pittorici. (Colophon: Parma, Giambattista Bodoni, 1795). 8vo (22 x 14 cm). With engraved title-page and 40 engraved plates (plate size: ca. 7 x 11 cm). Richly gold-tooled red morocco by Rémy Petit (active 1855-1900), spine with 5 raised bands resulting in 6 compartments, one with black title-label and the other five gold-tooled with black oval inlays; the sides with gilt triple fillet borders, corner ornaments with same oval inlays and a central oval ornament (gold on green); further with gilt fillets on board edges and richly gold-tooled turn-ins with a floral motive, gilt edges.
FCEKYS01U79O: ROTH, JOHANN MICHAËL. - Augsburgische Sammlung derer wegen des höchstbetrübten Untergangs der Stadt Lissabon, … anbey hat man die Stadt Augsburg in Grundriß mit 48. Prospecten der schönsten Gebäude denselben mit beygefüget … Augsburg, Johann Michael Roth, [ca. 1756]. 1mo (50 x 38.5 cm). With engraved title-page, an engraved report on the earthquake and resulting tsunami; and in the first part 60 engraved views, maps and plans on 13 leaves (4 large folding).Including:(2) [MAP]. KRAUS, Johann Thomas. Accurata recens delineate ichnographia … metropolis Augustae Vindelicorum … = Neu verfertigt accurater Grund Riß der … Statt Augspurg, …Augsburg, Matthäus Seutter, [ca. 1750]. Large engraved map on a folding sheet (50 x 61 cm) at a scale of about 1:4000.(3) WEYERMANN, Jakob Christoph. Prospectus praecipuorum aedificorum et locorum intra et extra urbem Augustam Vindelicorum …Augsburg, Matthäus Seutter, 1742. 4 large uncut folding sheets (each 40 x 70 cm) containing the engraved title-page and 47 engraved views of buildings in and around Augsburg (each 16 x 13.5 cm).Gold on black gold brocade paper wrapper, probably from the publisher. The whole is kept is a finely produced modern tanned sheepskin box with the form of a book.
I17B62NI99SY: [ROTTERDAM - PHARMACOPOEIA]. - Pharmacopoea Roterodamensis Galeno-chymica, of Rotterdamsche Galenische en chymische apotheek.Rotterdam, Barent Bos and widow of Elias Yvans, 1709. 8vo. With woodcut device on title-page. Contemporary half calf, gold-tooled spine with a tulip motif.
I17B9NCEHPFJ: [ROTTERDAM - PHARMACOPOEIA]. - Pharmacopoea Roterodamensis Galeno-chymica, of Rotterdamsche Galenische en chymische apotheek.Amsterdam, Gerrit de Groot, 1736. 12mo. With engraved frontispiece. Contemporary(?) plain paper wrappers, without spine. Preserved in a modern dark green cloth box.
66PGFZJTM38O: ROTTIER, JACQUES. - Catalogue d'une très-belle collection de tableaux, dessins encadrés, médailles, bronzes, ivoires, marbres et objets d'art, délaissés par M. Jacques Rottier, avocat et amateur distingué a Gand.Ghent, D.J. Vanderhaeghen, 1834. With folding engraved plate as frontispiece.With: (2) VAN ROTTERDAM. Catalogue d'une précieuse collection de tableaux des écoles Flamande, Hollandaise et Italienne délaissés par Mr. Van Rotterdam.Ghent, widow of L. De Busscher-Braeckman, 1835. (3) BALLIN, H. Catalogue d'une belle collection de tableaux des écoles Flamande et Hollandaise délaissés par feu le notaire H. Ballin à Gand. Antwerp, H.P. Vanderhey, 1838. With an engraved plate loosely inserted. (4) MAES, Marie. Catalogue d'une belle collection de tableaux des écoles Flamande et Hollandaise délaissés par feu Marie Maes. Ghent, F.E. Gyselynck, 1837. (5) VRANCKEN, Petrus Jacobus Franciscus. Catalogue d'une précieuse collection de tableaux des écoles Flamande, Hollandaise et Française délaissés par Mr. P.J.F. Vrancken à Lokeren. Antwerp, H.P. Vander Hey, 1838. With 3 illustrations on 2 engraved plates. (6) SCHAMP D'AVESCHOOT, Jean. Catalogue des tableaux des écoles Flamande, Hollandaise, Italienne, Française et Espagnole, qui composent la magnifique galerie délaissée par M. Schamp d'Aveschoot. Ghent, Librairie Générale de H. Hoste, 1840. 6 catalogues in 1 volume. 8vo. Interleaved. Contemporary half tanned sheepskin.
21797: ROUSSEAU, JEAN BAPTISTE. - Odes sacrées ..., détachées du corps de ses ouvrages.Brussels, Gilles Stryckwant, 1738. 4to. With a woodcut coat of arms of Austria on title-page. Contemporary mottled calf, richly gold-tooled spine and board edges.
L6QELATS29BD: ROUSSIN, ALBIN-REINE. - Le pilote du Brésil, ou description des côtes de l'Amérique Méridionale comprises entre l'ile Santa-Catharina et celle de Maranaõ, avec les instructions nécessaires pour atterrir et naviguer sur ces côtes; ...Paris, Imprimerie Royale, 1827. 8vo. Modern half calf, marbled sides.
23423: ROUTIER, GASTON. - Le Mexique[.] Limites géographiques. Orographie. Hydrographie. L' agriculture, la flore, la faune et les mines. L' industrie et le commerce. Paris, H. Le Soudier, 1891. 8vo. With a lithographed folding map of Mexico (34.5 x 46 cm). Contemporary half red morocco, gold-tooled spine.
K2FB9FP6XMET: [ROYAL ASIATIC SOCIETY]. - Transactions of the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland.London, 1824-1834. 3 volumes in 8 parts. 4to. With 80 lithographed plates, including several folding plates and 2 chromolithographed plates, and some smaller illustrations in text. Contemporary blue and grey paper wrappers, kept in two modern half morocco boxes.
A17DGIQUOC5R: [ROYAL PRUSSIAN ASIATIC TRADING COMPANY]. - Ausführliche Nachricht von der Octroyrten Königlich Preußichen Asiatischen Compagnie in Emden nach Canton in China.Emden, [Johann?] Brantgumm, 1751. 4to. Disbound.
I48GLUXG4JHO: ROZARD, JOHANN CLAUDE DE. - Nouvelle fortification Françoise, où il est traité de la construction des places, ensemble l'explication des trois systemes du Maréchal de Vauban, la maniere d'ataquer & de se défendre dans les forteresses, cella de camper les armées en ligne & aux siéges, de mettre les troupes en bataille & de les faire combatre, soit en plaine, ou à la défense des retranchemens.Nuremberg, Jean George Lochner, 1731. 2 volumes: text (4to) and atlas (oblong folio). With an engraved frontispiece and 37 engraved plates, including some folding, and 1 letterpress table. Contemporary vellum.
E4IGP2PR2ETV: RÜFF (RUEFF), JACOB. - 't Boeck vande vroet-wijfs. Amsterdam, Broer Jansz., 1633. 4to. With woodcut illustration on title-page and 35 woodcut illustrations in text, several full-page. Contemporary vellum.
87IFM4PH6BFH: RUGENDAS, JOHANN MORITZ. - Voyage pittoresque dans le Bresil ... Traduit de l'Allemand par Mr. de Golbery. Paris, Engelmann & Cie., 1835. 4 parts in 1 volume. Imperial folio (54 x 36 cm). With lithographed half-title and title-page showing a wide variety of decorative lettering, 100 full-page lithographed plates by V. Adam, Villeneuve, Bonnington, A. Joly and others after Rugendas, numbered in 4 parts (30, 20, 30, 20). Contemporary half red sheepskin, gold-tooled spine.
J8GC1XGTPS3V: RULAND, MARTIN. - Curationum empyricarum & historicarum, in certis locis & notis personis optimè expertarum, & ritè probatum, centuriae decem. Quibus adiuncta de novo eiusdem authoris medicina practica; cum indice rerum omnium uberrimo.Including:Medicina practica recens et nova, continens omnes totius humani corporis morbos, per alphabeticum ordinem collectos: ...Appendix de dosibus, seu justa quantitate, ac proportione medicamentorum compositorum omnium quae hodie officini parata extant: ...Rouen, Johannis Berthelin, 1650. 2 parts in 1 volume. 8vo. With a woodcut device on title-page and 2 divisional title-pages, each with the same woodcut device. Contemporary limp sheepskin parchment.
L78EJCSVB2PB: RUMPHIUS, GEORG EVERHARD. - d'Amboinsche rariteitkamer, behelzende eene beschryvinge van allerhande zoo weeke als harde schaalvisschen, te weeten raare krabben, kreeften, en diergelyke zeedieren, als mede allerhande hoorntjes en schulpen, die men in d'Amboinsche Zee vindt; daar beneven zommige mineraalen, gesteenten, en soorten van aarde, die in d'Amoinsche, en zommige omleggende eilanden gevonden worden.Amsterdam, François Halma, 1705. Folio. With engraved title-page, letterpress title-page printed in red and black, with Halma's engraved device, engraved author's portrait, 60 engraved plates, a floral woodcut tailpiece (plus a repeat), three engraved headpieces and two engraved tailpieces. With an additional 19th-century engraving added after plate XLIX. Contemporary calf, rebacked.
I69CM2H92PWU: RUMPHIUS, GEORG EVERARD. - Thesaurus imaginum piscium testaceorum; ... ut et cochlearum; ... quibus accedunt conchylia, ... denique mineralia; ...The Hague, Pieter de Hondt, 1739. Large folio (44.5 x 27 cm). With an engraved title-page, engraved portrait of the author, and 60 numbered engraved plates with hundreds of figures, coloured in an early hand. Recased in contemporary sprinkled calf, gold-tooled board edges. Rebacked with a gold-tooled spine.
23544: RUMPHIUS, GEORG EVERHARD. - d'Amboinsche rariteitkamer, behelzende eene beschryvinge van aleerhande zoo weeke als harde schaalvisschen, te weete raare krabben, kreeften, en diergelyke zeedieren, als mede allerhande hoorntjes en schulpen, die men in d'Amboinsche zee vindt: daar benevens zommigen mineraalen, gesteenten, en soorten van aarde, die in d'Amboinsche, en zommige omleggende eilanden gevonden worden.Amsterdam, Jan Roman de jonge, 1741. Royal folio (44 x 27.5 cm). With engraved title-page, engraved author's portrait, 60 engraved plates and 5 engraved vignettes. Contemporary red half roan (sheepskin).
I4EGK2V1F9CD: RUSE, HENRICK. - Versterckte vesting, uytgevonden in velerley voorvallen, en geobserveert in dese laetste oorloogen, soo in de Vereenigde Nederlanden, als in Vranckryck, Duyts-lant, Italien, Dalmatien, Albanien, en die daer aengelegen landen.Amsterdam, Joan Blaeu, 1654 [or soon after]. With an engraved title-page and 8 numbered double-page engraved plates.With: (2) RUSE, Henrick. Aenwysinge der misverstanden van G. Melder, begaen in sijne Instructie van de fortificatien, ...Amsterdam, Joan Blaeu, 1658. With a large folding engraved fortification plan (36 x 39.5 cm). 2 works in 1 volume. Small folio (32 x 21 cm). Vellum (ca. 1700?).
A1BD8801U79O: RUSE, HENRICK. - Versterckte vesting, uytgevonden in velerley voorvallen, en geobserveert in dese laetste oorloogen, soo in de Vereenigde Nederlanden, als in Vranckryck, Duyts-lant, Italien, Dalmatien, Albanien, en die daer aengelegen landen.Amsterdam, Joan Blaeu, 1654. With engrave title-page and 8 double-page engraved plates.With: (2) RUSE, Henrick. Aenwysinge der misverstanden van G. Medler, begaen in sijne “Instructie van de fortificatien”, in welck hy de sustenuen van H. Ruse in 't verstercken der hedendaeghse fortificatien, pooght te wederleggen.Amsterdam, Joan Blaeu, 1658. With Blaeu’s large woodcut device on the title-page and folding engraved plate. 2 works in 1 volume. Folio. Contemporary vellum.
A56D80OOUCTS: [RUSSELL, JOHN]. - The spy, discovering the danger of Arminian heresie and Spanish trecherie: written by I. R.Strasbourg [=Amsterdam, successors of Giles Thorp], 1628. Small 4to (18.5 x 14 cm). 19th-century half calf.
433: RUTILIUS LUPUS, PUBLIUS AND 15 OTHERS (FRANÇOIS PITHOU, ED.). - [Antiqui rhetores Latini.] ... Omnia ex codd. manusc. emendatiora vel auctiora. Paris, Adrien Périer (ex officina Plantiniana), 1599. Large 4to. Set in roman types with incidental italic, Greek and Hebrew. Contemporary gold-tooled calf with 18th-century restorations, with the arms of Aire-sur-la-Lys (an eagle) flanked by "S.P.Q. ... Arien[sis]". Rebacked with the original backstrip laid down.
I4F92T3JN7F8: RUYSCH, HUGO AND BARNARD DE ROY. - Goedbevonde aanwysing, daar in werd vertoond, hoedanig Holland, het Neder-Stigt en de stad Utrecht tegens alle invasien des vyands kan werden gedefendeert, sonder nogtans der selver landen door het water te doen ondervloeyen.Amsterdam, Jan Rieuwertsz, 1701. 4to. With a woodcut ornament on title-page and a woodcut initial on first page. Disbound.
KAGCLADQDCSI: RUYTER, MICHIEL DE. - Copye van een missive, geschreven aen d'ed: mog: heeren raden ter admiraliteyt, residerende binnen Amsterdam.[The Netherlands, 1659]. 1mo broadsheet (33.5 x 27 cm).
M2AEA5KLH35R: RUYTER, MICHIEL DE. - Journael, gehouden op 's landts-schip de Spiegel, van 't gene gepasseert en verricht is op de vloot van haer ho. mo. de heeren Staten Generael der Vereenighde Nederlanden, soo in de Middellantsche Zee, als op de kusten van Africa en America. Onder 't beleydt van den ed. manhaften heer Michiel de Ruyter, als admirael, en de heer Jan Cornelis van Meppelen, als vice-admirael, in den jare 1664 en 1665.Amsterdam, Jacob Vinckel, 1665. 4o. With an engraved title page by Pieter van de Voorde. Modern half vellum.
M269HHJ54XZA: RYAN, WILLIAM REDMOND. - Avonturen gedurende een tweejarig verblijf in Californië en zijne mijnen.Haarlem, A.C. Kruseman, 1850. 2 volumes bound as 1. 8vo. With two lithographed title pages and 20 lithographed illustrations on 10 plates, all drawn by Carel Christiaan Anthony Last after the author. Modern half cloth.
I47G76WUH8X3: [S., J.V.]. - Relation de la campagne des alliez, en Flandre, en 1711. The Hague, Pieter Husson, 1712. 12mo. With a large engraved folding map titled "Plan du siege de Bouchain" (image 30 x 44 cm). Contemporary sheepskin, gold-tooled spine.
K3MFW2VEINL1: SA'DI SHIRAZI AND STEPHEN SULIVAN (TRANSLATOR). - Select fables from Gulistan, or the bed of roses. Translated from the original Persian of Sadi.London, J. Ridley, 1774. 8vo. Modern half calf (period style), gold-tooled spine.
18919: SABBATTINI, NICOLA. - Pratica di fabricar scene, e machine ne'teatri.Pesaro, Flaminio Concordia, 1637. 4to. With the woodcut coat of arms of the dedicatee Cardinal Grimaldi on the title-page and 49 woodcut diagrams and illustrations of decors and stage settings in the text, many illustrating the use of perspective to give an illusion of three dimensions and some showing mechanical systems, such as screens raised and lowered with pulleys. Decorated paper wrappers (ca. 1700?).
F7F92EA5LQQ2: SABUNDE (SEBONDE), RAYMOND OF AND MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE (TRANSLATOR). - La theologie naturelle ... traduite en François ...Rouen, Jean de la Mare, 1641. 8vo. Contemporary limp sheepskin parchment.
6462: SACCHINI, FRANCESCO. - De ratione libros, cum profectu legendi libellus, accessit ejusdem de vitanda moribus noxia lectione oratio. Leipzig, heirs of Johannes Grossius, 1711. 8vo. Modern wrappers.
1775: [SACK DER KONSTEN]. - Den sack der konsten: uyt den Italiaens, Franschoys ende Duytsch vergadert, met schoone remedien ende medecynen, die gheprobeert zijn. Seer profytelijck voor jonghelinghen, joncvrouwen, van wat state, qualiteyt oft conditie die moghen zijn: nu van nieus vermeerdert.Amsterdam, Teunis Willemszoon, 1616. Small 4to (18.5 x 14.5 cm). With woodcut on title-page. Modern paper wrappers.
C939ZXYOC0PZ: SACK, BARON ALBERT VON. - Reize naar Surinamen, verblijf aldaar, en terugtogt over Noord-Amerika naar Europa.Haarlem, heirs of François Bohn, 1821. 3 parts in 1 volume. 8vo. All 3 parts with identical engraved title-page by D. Veelwaard after W.M. Craig. Contemporary half calf, marbled boards.
I6EE3KZTXN5Q: SADIQ BEY, MUHAMMAD, CHRISTIAAN SNOUCK HURGRONJE AND AL-SAYYID ‘ABD AL-GHAFFÂR. - [5 photographic lantern slides of Mecca and Medina (silver gelatin glass positives), taken in the years 1880 to 1889].Stuttgart, Lichtbilderverlag Theodor Benzinger, [ca. 1910]. 5 glass positive lantern slides (8.5 x 10 cm), each with a black paper mask, paper tape around the edges, a letterpress slip at the foot giving the publisher's name and city, and a slip at the head with the manuscript title. Kept in a contemporary purpose-made wooden box with brass fittings, with the word "Mekka" on the top of the hinged lid.
K89C3MB3ETFA: SAGE, BALTHAZAR-GEORGES. - Description méthodique du Cabinet de l'École Royale des Mines.Paris, Imprimerie Royale, 1784. 8vo. Contemporary half calf, paste paper sides.
19736: SAGRA, RAMÓN DE LA. - Cuba en 1860 o sea cuadro de sus adelantos en la poblacion, la agricultura, el comercio y las rentas publicas. Supplemento a la primera parte de la Historia politica y natural de la Isla de Cuba.Paris, Simon Raçon and co. for L. Hachette and co., 1862. Folio. With some letterpress tables in text. Contemporary red cloth.
22102: SAINT-HILAIRE, AUGUSTE DE. - Mémoire sur le système d'agriculture adopté par les Brésiliens, et les résultats qu'il a eus dans la province de Minas Geraes.(Colophon: Paris, A. Pihan de La Rorest, imprimeur de la Cour de Cassation), [1837 or soon after]. 8vo. Contemporary blue paper wrappers.
B22GJLYNZ8OA: SAINT-SIMON, MAXIMILIEN HENRI, MARQUIS DE. - Histoire de la guerre des Bataves et des Romains, d'après César; Corneille Tacite &c. Avec les planches d'Otto Vænius, gravées par A. Tempesta ...[Amsterdam], for the author, 1770. Royal folio (47 x 33 cm). With 6 large folding engraved maps, 36 numbered engraved full-page illustration plates on 29 leaves, and 4 large engravings used as head and tailpieces. With the 6 folding maps coloured by a contemporary hand. Contemporary French mottled calf, gold-tooled spine.
L6D9JJJQJ3D4: [SAINT HELENA - ALMANAC]. - The Saint Helena almanac and annual register for the year of our lord 1850, … Containing a detailed account of the public departments and local institutions.Saint Helena, George Gibb, Government office, [1849]. 8vo. With title-page printed in orange, with the woodcut royal arms of the United Kingdom. Later black half morocco, gold-tooled spine.
4820: [SAINT-SIMON, MAXIMILIEN HENRI, MARQUIS DE]. - Des jacintes, de leur anatomie, reproduction et culture.Amsterdam, (colophon fol. X4v: printed by Klaas Eel, 28 March), 1768. 4to. With engraved illustration by J. van Hiltrop on title-page and 10 numbered engraved plates by Jacob vander Schley, with details of several specimens and the last plate showing the layout of flower beds by Voorhelm, Kreps and Cock. Contemporary mottled, tanned sheepskin, gold-tooled spine.
15113: SAINT-HILAIRE, AUGUSTE DE, ADRIEN DE JUSSIEU AND JACQUES CAMBESSEDES. - Plantes usuelles des Brasiliens. Paris, Grimbert (printed by Casimir), 1824-1828. In 14 instalments. Large 4to (29.5 x 22.5 cm). With 70 lithographed botanical plates, all by Langlumé. Original publisher´s blue printed wrappers, the back wrapper with lists of Gimbert´s publications (4 versions). Preserved in a modern green morocco box, with transparent acrylic windows for sides.
D97GAINF4ITH: [SAINT-HILAIRE, ÉMILE-MARCO DE]. - L'arte di fumare e prender tabacco senza racar dispiacere alle belle ...Milan, Giovanni Pirotta, 1828. Small 8vo. Contemporary paper wrappers, pasted on top of the original lithographed wrappers.
6895: [SALAZAR, DIEGO DE]. - Tratado, de re militari ...Brussels, Rutger Velpius, 1590.With: (2) LONDONNO, Don Sancho de. El discurso sobre la forma de reduzir la disciplina militar, a meyor y antiguo estado, ...Brussels, Rutger Velpius, 1589. 2 works in 1 volume. 4to. The first work with 8 letterpress plans of military formations; the second work with a woodcut arabesque tailpiece. Contemporary gold-tooled limp vellum, each side with a centrepiece in a frame. The centrepiece on the front is an oval device (possibly that of Maria Manrique de Lara y Mendoza (1538-1608)).
M26H386J65YS: SALE, SIR ROBERT H. (AND OTHERS). - The defence of Jellalabad, ... drawn on stone by W.L. Walton.London, Joseph Hogarth, Henry Graves & Co., and sold by Hullmandel & Walton, [1845/46]. 1mo (full-sheet leaves) (54 x 37 cm). With a lithographed frontispiece portrait of Sale by Thomas Fairland after a painting by Scarlet Davis, a lithographed illustrated title-page, a lithographed dedication to Queen Victoria (reproducing Sale’s hand-written and signed dedication), a double-page “Plan of Jellalabad” (51.5 x 60 cm, lithographed by S. Leith in Edinburgh) and 34 tinted lithographic views of the city and its fortifications (in landscape format) on 22 leaves. Gold-tooled red goatskin morocco, richly gold-tooled turn-ins, gold-tooled board edges, yellow endpapers, gilt edges.
I24G76L18HOA: [SALES POSTER - BONDS – WEST INDIES]. DOM, CORNELIS (BROKER). - Willige verkoopinge, op maandag den 8. april, 1771. ten huize van Arnoldus Dankmeyer, ... van een partytje obligatien ten lasten van eenige planters in de colonie van Suriname, ten comptoire van de heeren Herman van de Poll en Comp., en de Heer G.H. de Wilde, als meede op de Deensche Americaansche eylanden, St. Croix, St. Thomas en St. Jan, ten comptoire van de heeren Abraham ter Borch en zoonen: alle in blanco.Amsterdam, Hendrik Willem Dronsberg, 1771. 1mo broadsheet (59.5 x 48.5 cm).
CAMDEG01U79O: [SALES POSTER - SHIP]. BONTEKONINGH, JOANNES AND DIRK (BROKERS). - ... presenteeren (uyt der hand) te verkoopen, een extraordinary welbezeylt galjoot-schip, genaamt De Maria: is in 't jaar 1711 nieuw uytgehaalt,... en tegenwoordigh in de Nieuwe Zyds Waal, agter de Oude Stads Herbergh, is leggende. Amsterdam, Karel van Rijschooten II, [ca. 1750]. Half-sheet (ca. 32.5 x 21 cm). Tipped onto a piece of paperboard.
5791: SALIGNIACO, BARTHOLOMEUS DE. - Itinerarij Terre Sancte: inibique sacrorum locorum: ac rerum clarissima descriptio: omnibus sacre scripture tractatoribus utilissima: peramena auditoribus.Lyon, Gilbertus de Villiers, 1525. 8vo. With woodcut coat of arms of Cardinal Jean de Guise of Lorraine on the title-page, a full-page woodcut of the crucifixion, 10 small woodcuts of Christ's passion in the text, and small woodcut initials throughout. 18th-century red morocco, gold-tooled spine, boards and board edges, and richly gold-tooled turn-ins, gilt edges.
HBUD8FCEXJPX: SALLANDER, HANS. - Bibliotheca Walleriana the books illustrating the history of medicine and science collected by Dr. Erik Waller and bequeathed to the library of the Royal University of Uppsala.Stockholm, Almquist & Wiksell, 1955. 2 volumes. With 55 plates. Original publisher's printed paper wrappers.
17646: SALLE, JEAN BAPTISTE DE LA. - Les règles de la bien-seance et de la civilité Chretienne. Divisées en deux parties. Pour l'instruction de la jeunesse.Rouen, François Oursel, 1729. 8vo. With ornamental woodcut on title-page and some woodcut initials, head- and tail-pieces. Main text in civilité type. Contemporary calf, gold-tooled spine.
C8KGJSLLGCMP: SALM-REIFFERSCHEID-DYCK, JOSEPH. - Observationes botanicae in Horto Dyckensi notatae. Cologne, Th. Fr. Thiriart, 1820-1822. 3 volumes. Small 8vo (15.5 x 9.5 cm). Contemporary green paper wrappers.
C8KG92TORMFW: SALM-REIFFERSCHEID-DYCK, JOSEPH. - Liste des plantes grasses, cultivées dans les jardins de M. le Comte de Salm, à Dyck. [Schloss Dyck, near Düsseldorf, 1809]. 4to. Unbound.
C1FGFKHIMO03: SALM-REIFFERSCHEID-DYCK, JOSEPH. - Verzeichniss der verschiedenen Arten und Abarten des Geschlechts Aloe, welche von den Herren von Willdenow, Haworth, de Candolle und Freiherrn von Jacquin beschrieben worden sind, oder noch unbeschrieben in den Gärten Deutschlands, Frankreichs und der Niederlanden sich befinden. [Schloss Dyck, near Dusseldorf, 1817]. 8vo. Original blue coated paper wrappers.
S2456: SALM-REIFFERSCHEID-DYCK, JOSEPH. - Index plantarum succulentarum in Horto Dyckensi cultarum.Aachen, J.J. Beaufort, 1834. 8vo. Contemporary brown/yellow wrappers.
S2453: SALM-REIFFERSCHEID-DYCK, JOSEPH. - Index plantarum succulentarum in horto Dyckensi cultae.Aachen, Beaufort filii, 1822. 8vo. Contemporary wrappers.
G48G4AT5KUFU: SALMON, THOMAS. - Hedendaagsche historie of tegenwoordige staat van alle volkeren; ... IV. deel. Behelzende den tegenwoordige staat van Persia, Arabia, en het Asiatisch Tartaryen. Amsterdam, Isaak Tirion, 1732. 8vo. With engraved title-page, 3 engraved maps and 9 engraved plates (7 folding). The 3 large folding maps depict Persia, Arabia and Tartary and the illustrations include a Persian hunting scene and a view of the Kaaba in Mecca. Later 18th-century half calf, richly gold-tooled spine.
8C4CINWZQS0D: SALMON, THOMAS AND MATTHIAS VAN GOCH. - Hedendaegsche historie, of tegenwoordige staet van alle volkeren; … I. deel. Behelzende de tegenwoordige staet der keizerryken China en Japan, als mede van de Ladrones, Filippynsche en Molukkische eilanden, en van Makassar. Amsterdam, Isaak Tirion, 1729. 6 parts in 1 volume. 8vo. With engraved frontispiece by Jan Caspar Philips, 3 engraved folding maps and 7 engraved plates (2 full-page and 5 folding, including 4 signed by Philips and dated 1728-1729). The maps show: (1) China, (2) Japan and (3) the Philippines, including the greater part of Indonesia. Contemporary blind-tooled vellum.
H7DF9M272KBQ: SALMON, THOMAS AND MATTHIAS VAN GOCH. - Hedendaagsche historie, of tegenwoordige staat van alle volkeren; … I. deel. Behelzende ... China en Japan, als mede ... de Ladrones, Filippynsche en Molukkische eilanden, en ... Makassar. Amsterdam, Isaak Tirion, 1736. 8vo. With engraved frontispiece, 3 engraved folding maps and 7 other engraved plates (including 5 folding). The maps show: (1) China (2) Japan and (3) the Philippines, including the greater part of Indonesia. Contemporary half calf, gold-tooled spine.
E9KG2ZCAXE78: [SALTPETRE]. - Instruction sur la fabrication du salpêtre brut.[Paris, Régie des poudres et salpêtres, 1794]. 8vo. With engraved folding plate by N. Ransonnette (23.5 x 32 cm). Later marbled paper-covered boards.
12192: SALVÁ Y MALLEN, PEDRO. - Catálago de la biblioteca de Salvá."Valencia, Ferrer de Orga, 1782" (=Barcelona, Porter Libros, 1963). 2 volumes. 4to. Many illustrations in text. Original publisher's printed paper wrappers.
18825: SALVIANI, IPPOLITO (HIPPOLITO). - Aquatilium animalium historiae, liber primus [all published], cum eorumdem formis, aere excusis.Rome, Hippolito Salviani, 1554 (colophon: January 1558). Folio. With an engraved title-page and 98 figures on 81 full-page engravings (plate size 33 x 22.5 cm) printed on integral leaves, a Salviani's woodcut device on the last page, and about 100 decorated pictorial woodcut initials (2 series) including repeats. Recased in 18th-century(?) sheepskin parchment.
B5QAZR01U79O: SALVIN, FRANCIS HENRY AND WILLIAM BRODRICK. - Falconry in the British isles.London, John van Voorst, 1855. 4to (29 x 19.5 cm). With 24 hand-coloured lithographed plates by William Brodrick. Original publisher’s blind- and gold-blocked cloth, front board with title and large illustration of a falcon.
17336: SALZMANN, CHRISTIAN GOTTHILF. - Der Himmel auf Erden.Schnepfenthal, Buchhandlungs der Erziehungsanstalt, 1797. 8vo. With stipple-engraved frontispiece. Contemporary boards, red edges.
I3DCAJ7F8OFP: SAN ROMÁN DE RIBADENEYRA, ANTONIO DE. - Jornada y muerte del Rey Don Sebastian de Portugal, sacada de las obras del Franchi, ciudadano de Genoua, y de otros muchos papeles autenticos, ...[false imprint:] "Valladolid" [= unidentified place in Iberia], heirs of Juan Íñiguez de Lequerica [= unknown printer & publisher], “1603” [= ca. 1670?]. Small 4to (19 x 14 cm). With the woodcut coat of arms of the dedicatee Juan Fernández de Velasco, Duke of Frías, on the title-page. Mottled tanned sheepskin (ca. 1800?), gold-tooled spine.
14731: SÁNCHEZ DE ARÉVALO, RODRIGO (RODERICUS SANCIUS OR ZAMORENSIS). - Speculum vit[a]e human[a]e. Rome, Joannes Philippus de Lignamine, 31 July 1473. Small folio (26.5 x 20 cm). With spaces left for 2 large (6-line) and about 80 small (3-line) initials. Text block 19.5 x 11.5 mm with 31 lines per page. Set in a single roman type throughout (Lignamine 125R). Limp sheepskin parchment (ca. 1740/50).
5C8G6MOZMOJ3: SANCTA CLARA, ABRAHAM À. - Huy! und Pfuy! der Welt. Huy, oder Anfrischung zu allen schönen Tugenden. Pfuy oder Abschreckung von allen schändlichen Lastern. Durch unterschiedliche sittliche Concept, Historien, und Fabeln vorgestellt. Worinnen der Poet, Prediger, und waserley Standes-Personen für ihren Kram etwas finden können.Nuremberg, Christoph Weigel; Würzburg, Martin Frantz Hertzen, 1707. Folio. With engraved allegorical title-page and 100 engraved emblems in text (measuring 10.5 x 12 cm). Contemporary vellum.
B64C7BHVT055: SANDAHL, OSKAR THEODOR. - Des bains d'air comprimé. Court aperçu de leurs effets physiologiques et thérapeutiques précédé d'une description de l'établissement médico-pneumatique de Stockholm.Stockholm, P.A. Norstedt & Söner, 1867. 8vo. With 1 double-page lithographed plate and 1 mounted illustration, (possibly an original photograph of a lithograph), 1 illustration in text. Publisher's original grey wrappers with illustration on front wrapper.
H8R9Z3A4ASLD: SANDERUS, ANTOINE. - Chorographia sacra Brabantiae sive celebrium aliquot in ea provincia ecclesiarum et coenobiorum description, …Brussels, Philips Vleugaert, 1658-1660. 24 parts in 1 volume. Folio (43.5 x 28 cm). With 26 double-page engraved plates, 2 engraved portraits (the author's portrait in facsimile), 12 engravings on 6 leaves, a full-page engraving, and 10 engravings in text. Most of these are views of churches, castles and abbeys with their gardens, and many by Lucas Vorsterman the Younger. Further with engraved illustrations on 23 (of the 24) title-pages, mostly portraits of saints or coat of arms. 19th-century blind-tooled, tanned sheepskin.
L6GEZEYF77VK: SANPHET III, KING OF AYUTTHAYA (SIAM/THAILAND). - Translaet van eenen brieff geschreven in gout ende bij den Coninck van Syam gesonden aen Sijn Excellentie Mauritio de Nassau.[The Hague?], [ca. 1608]. Folio (34 x 21 cm). Dutch manuscript, written in brown ink on paper in a slightly sloped Dutch gothic cursive hand (35 lines with text area 21 x 17.5 cm, plus 2-line drop-title), very neatly written.
H8IAREARF78Q: SANTA ANNA, JOAQUIM JOSÉ DE. - Elementos de cirurgia ocular oferecidos a sua Alteza Real o Senhor D. João Principe do Brazil.Lisbon, Simão Thaddeo Ferreira, 1793. Small 4to (20.5 x 15 cm). With the woodcut coat-of-arms of Portugal on the title-page and 3 engraved illustration plates, printed on fold-out leaves so that they can be viewed while reading the book. At least the first was drawn by (Henrique José da?) Silva (1772-1834) and engraved by Gregorio Francisco de Queiroz (1768-1845). Contemporary tanned sheepskin, gold-tooled spine.
18827: [SANTE, GERRIT VAN]. - Naamlyst gesteld naar 't alphabeth van alle de commandeurs, die sederd den jaare 1700. op Groenland en sedert den jaare 1719. op de Straad Davids, voor Holland hebben gevaren.Zaandam, for the author, by Jan Broekhuysen, 1753. 8vo. Contemporary decorated paper wrappers, preserved in half cloth chemise and matching slipcase.
DBOGN601U79O: SARYCHEV, GAVRIIL ANDREEVICH. - Reis in het Noordoostelijke Siberie, en op de IJszee en den Noordoostelijken oceaan.Amsterdam, Johannes Allart, 1808. 2 volumes. 8vo. With a large folding engraved map by C. van Baarsel after Sarychev, 10 engraved folding plates, 5 hand-coloured aquatint plates and a folding table. Contemporary half sheepskin.
L95FL4P9FMHF: [SAUDI ARABIA – MAP]. - Road map of Saudi Arabia: accurate and most up to date road map.[Saudi Arabia, 1960s]. Colour-printed folding map (48 x 69.5 cm) of the Arabian peninsula (scale: ca. 1: 5,000,000), with on the back a city map of Jeddah, a plan of the main business quarter of Riyadh, a city plan of Dammam(?), a distance table and 8 photographic city views.
L95FAMFT0CG1: [SAUDI ARABIA – MAP]. - Road map of Saudi Arabia: accurate and most up to date road map.Karachi, Pakistan, printed at Golden block works, [1970s]. Colour-printed folding map (48 x 69.5 cm) of the Arabian peninsula (scale: ca. 1:5,000,000), with on the back a city map of Jeddah, a plan of the main business quarter of Riyadh, a city plan of Dammam(?), a distance table and 8 photographic city views.
8A2BBHNTU56Q: SAUMAISE, CLAUDE DE. - De modo usurarum liber. Leiden, Bonaventura and Abraham Elzevier, 1639. 8vo. With title-page in red and black with woodcut publisher's device. Contemporary vellum.
K79EXWRCU2LB: SAUVAGES DE LACROIX, FRANÇOIS BOISSIER DE. - Methodus foliorum, seu plantae florae Monspeliensis, juxta foliorum ordinem, ad juvandam specierum cognitionem, digestae. ... Methode pour connoître les plantes par les feüilles.The Hague, 1751. 8vo. With folding engraved plate. Contemporary mottled calf, gold-tooled spine.
17056: SAVAGE, WILLIAM. - Practical hints on decorative printing, with illustrations engraved on wood, and printed in colours ...London, printed by the Type Press [and by John Johnson] and published for the proprietor by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown; Robert Triphook and 4 others, “1822” [= 1818-1823]. 2 parts in 1 volume. Large 4to (28 x 23 cm). With 2 colour-printed letterpress title-pages (one printed in gold), a colour-printed frontispiece and 34 other wood-engraved illustration plates, mostly printed in colour; 2 leaves of type specimens, 6 leaves showing 18 colour ink swatches, and 9 pages showing 9 of the woodblocks after they were defaced to make a reprint impossible. Dark blue half goatskin morocco (ca. 1950) by Banyan-Rivière in Bath, gold-tooled spine. Copy no. 58, signed by the author.
21746: SAVARY, JACQUES AND PHILEMON LOUIS SAVARY. - Dictionnaire universel de commerce.Amsterdam, Janssonius van Waesbergen, 1726-1732. 4 volumes bound as 3. 4to. With a folding engraved portrait of the dedicatee, Jan Six de Vromade, by Houbraken, and 3 large allegorical engraved headpieces. Main text printed in two columns. Contemporary mottled calf, richly gold-tooled spines and board edges.
GA9E606HIUWT: SAVARY, (NICOLAS) CLAUDE ÉTIENNE. - Brieven over Egypte. Amsterdam, Martinus de Bruyn, 1788-1789. 3 volumes. 8vo. With 4 numbered engraved folding plates, including maps of Egypt and northern Egypt, a plan of Alexandria, and a cross-section of the Great pyramid. Contemporary mottled calf, richly gold-tooled spines and binding edges.
F7BGMB59HWF5: SAVARY, CLAUDE-ETIENNE. - Morale de Mahomet; ou recueil des plus pures maximes du Coran.Constantinople; Paris, Lamy, 1784. 18mo. Brown morocco (ca. 1865?), gold-tooled spine.
D52ECA01U79O: SAVIGNY, MARIE JULES-CÉSAR LELORGUE DE. - Histoire naturelle et mythologique de l'Ibis.Paris, Allais (back of half-title: Imprimerie de H.L. Perronneau), 1805. 8vo. With 6 engraved plates, including 4 hand-coloured (2 folding) by Bouquet after Redouté and Barraband. 19th-century dark red half sheepskin.
I48CTS349329: SAXE, MAURICE DE. - Memoires sur l'art de la guerre... nouvelle édition conforme à l'original, et augmentée du traité des légions, ainsi que de quelques lettres...Dresden, Georg Conrad Walther, 1757. 8vo. With 13 folding engraved plates and 3 folding letterpress tables. Contemporary mottled, tanned sheepskin, gold-tooled spine.
21773: SCALETTA, CARLO CESARE. - Scuola mecanico-speculativo-pratica in cui si esamina la proporzione, che ha la potenza alla resistenza del corpo grave; per l'uso civile, e militare utile e necessaria ad ogni matematico, ingegnerio, architetto, machinista, e bombardiere, ... Edizione prima Veneta.Venice, Antonio Mora, 1745. Folio. With engraved frontispiece and 12 numbered engraved plates with hundreds of figures. Contemporary sheepskin parchment.
K5MAZ0Q1BBYC: SCALIGER, JOSEPH JUSTUS. - Opus de emendatione temporum: hac postrema ed., ex auctoris ipsius ms., emend., magnáque acces. auctius. Add. veterum Graecorum fragmenta selecta.Including: Computus Arabicus ecclesiae Antiochenae.Geneva, Pierre de la Rovière, 1629. Folio. With title-page printed in red and black and with woodcut printer's device and several woodcut initials. Set in roman and italic types with long passages set in Greek, Arabic and Hebrew and shorter passages in Syriac. The long passages in Samaritan and Ethiopic, printed from meticulous woodblocks. Contemporary blind-tooled vellum.
J9ECI42RY2B6: SCALIGER, JOSEPH JUSTUS. - Opus de emendatione temporum.Including: Computus Arabicus ecclesiae Antiochenae.Leiden, Franciscus Raphelengius (Officina Plantiniana), 1598. Folio (36 x 24 cm). With woodcut printer’s device on title-page. Set in roman and italic types with long passages in Greek, Arabic, Hebrew, Samaritan and Ethiopic, shorter passages in Syriac, and zodiac signs, the Arabic, Samaritan and Ethiopic specially cut for use in the present book. Vellum (ca. 1630?).
21793: SCARLATINI, OTTAVIO. - Homo et eius partes figuratus & symbolicus, anatomicus, rationalis, moralis, mysticus, politicus, & legalis, collectus et explicatus cum figuris.Augsburg & Dillingen, Johann Caspar Bencard, 1695. 2 volumes bound as 1. Large folio (37 x 23 cm). With a finely engraved emblematic frontispiece by the Augsburg engraver Leonhard Heckenauer (1655-1704), 2 title-pages with the same large engraved brooding chicken emblem and 42 engraved emblems in decorative cartouches in the text (plate size mostly 14 x 13 cm, but that on p. 232 of vol. 1 3.5 x 8.5 cm) perhaps also by Heckenauer. Contemporary vellum.
LCI9B1KS3T2U: SCHABOL, JEAN ROGER AND ANTOINE-NICOLAS DEZALLIER D'ARGENVILLE. - La pratique du jardinage.Lyon, Robert et Gaulthier, 1797. 2 volumes. 12mo. Volume 1 with an etched forintispiece showing a palace garden, 14 (9+5) folding etched plates and woodcut head- and tailpieces.Contemporary gold-tooled mottled sheepskin with recessed supports.
S2044: SCHACHTZABEL, EMIL. - Illustriertes Prachtwerk sämtlicher Tauben-Rassen. Hundert farbige Bildertafeln mit über 400 nach der Natur aufgenommenen Darstellungen nebst Musterbeschreibungen ...Würzburg, H. Stürtz, [ca. 1910]. Oblong 8vo. With 100 chromolithographic plates. Original publisher's decorated blue cloth.
K79FEANEEDP9: SCHAEFFER, JACOB CHRISTIAN. - Isagoge in botanicam expeditiorem iconibus aeri incisis et pictis illustrata.Regensburg, F. Zunkel, 1759. 8vo. With engraved illustration on title-page and 4 hand-coloured engraved plates. Modern reddish brown cloth.
J9CG67W21PZ5: SCHARSTRÖM, THEODORO AND JACOB GEORG AGARDH. - Novitae florae Sveciae ex Algarum familia, quas in itineribus ad oras occidentales Sveciae annis 1832-35 collegit et cum observationibus diagnosticis et geographicis, ...Lund, Berling, 1836. 4to. Disbound.
98SC6Y474I77: SCHEFFER, JOHANNES GERHARD. - Waarachtige en aen-merkens-waardige historie van Lapland: ... Met noch een kort bericht van den toestand der Finnen. Amsterdam, Jan ten Hoorn, 1682. 4to. With engraved frontispiece and 16 engraved plates by Jan Luyken, and 1 folding engraved map. Contemporary vellum.
K2LERGREQ9E9: SCHEIDIUS, JACOB. - Glossarium Arabico-Latinum manuale maximam partem en Lexico Goliano excerptum. Editio altera.Leiden, Samuel and Johannes Luchtmans, 1787. 4to (26 x 21 cm). Text set in two columns, with Arabic characters throughout. Contemporary half calf, marbled sides.
I95CNDJHXN2M: SCHELENZ, HERMANN. - Geschichte der Pharmazie.Berlin, Julius Springer, 1904. Contemporary brown cloth (24.5 x 16.5 cm).
87BBGH2XUOX9: SCHELTEMA, JACOBUS. - Peter de Groote, keizer van Rusland in Holland en Zaandam in 1697 en 1717.Amsterdam, Hendrik Gartman, 1814. 2 volumes. 8vo. With 2 engraved title-pages showing a portrait of Peter the Great, 1 letterpress title-page and 2 half-titles, and 3 engraved plates. Mid-19th-century tree calf, each board with a gold-tooled fillets, gold-tooled spines and board edges, antique spot marbled endpapers (with shell spots, the colours different in the 2 volumes), green ribbon markers.
84DEPP01U79O: SCHENCK DE TAUTENBURCH, FREDERICUS. - Enchiridion veri praesulis secundum apostolicam traditionem. Antwerp, Michiel Hillen van Hoochstraten, 1526With:(2) ISIDORUS Hispalensis. De officiis ecclesiasticis libri duo ante annos D. CCCC. ab eo aediti, & nunc ex vetusto codice in lucem restituti.Antwerp, Johannes Graphaeus for Johannes Steelsius, 1534.(3) WICELIUS, Georgius. Loci ex sacris literis de bonis operibus.Ad haec praeconium Evangelicae gratiae. Theies aliquot. Praecatio pro ecclesia. Matth. v. Quisquis fecerit & docuerit, hic magnus vocabitur in regno coelorum.Antwerp, Johannes Graphaeus for Johannes Steelsius, 1534.(4) AMBROSIUS. De his qui mysteriis initiantur, cum nonnullis aliis hac tempestate scitu dignissimis. Claruit sub Theodosio imperatore clementissimo. Anno domini CCCLXXX. Antwerp, printed by Johannes Graphaeus for Johannes Steelsius, 1534. 4 works in 1 volume. 8vo. With the title-page of Enchiridion within a fine woodcut border, with the portrait of Virgilius Maro, and several decorated woodcut initial letters. 19th-century half calf.
18932: SCHENCKEL, LAMBERT [AND JOHANNES PAEPP]. - Memoria artificialis ... Omnibus litterarum et sapientiae amantibus luci donate, una cum clavicula illam legendi, modum aperiente. Arnoldi Backhusii Lubecensis.Cologne, Wilhelmus Friessus, 1643. 12mo. With engraved title-page. Contemporary vellum.
22466: SCHENK, PIETER. - Delineatio domus recreatricis adjacentiumq[ue] prospectuum amoenissimorum extra urbem Zutphaniensem, auspicys & jussu ... Arnoldi Justi.Amsterdam, Pieter Schenk, [ca. 1746]. Oblong small folio (20 x 27.5 cm). With engraved title-page, and 16 engraved views (15 x 19 mm), each with a caption in Dutch and Latin below the border, mostly in two lines. Later dark green paste paper wrappers.
I17BFLN65KGL: SCHERER, ALEXANDER NICOLAUS. - Codex medicamentarius Europaeus. Sectio septima. Literaturam pharmacopoearum exhibens.Leipzig & Soravia, Friedrich Fleischer, 1822. Large 8vo. Contemporary half calf, green paper over boards, gold-tooled spine.
ICDFOFOGTSYM: SCHINKEL, CARL FRIEDRICH. - Sammlung architektonischer Entwürfe enhaltend theils Werke, welche ausgeführt sind, theils Gegenstände, deren Ausführing beabsichtigt wurde.Berlin, Ludwig Wilhelm Wittich, 1819-1840. 28 parts (30 instalments) in 1 volume. Oblong 1mo (41.5 x 52 cm). With 170 (of 174) engraved plates after drawings and designs by Schinkel. Modern grey cloth.
L6OB1JU32FHR: SCHLATTER, MICHAEL. - Getrouw verhaal van den waren toestant der meest herderloze gemeentens in Pensylvanien en aangrensende provintien. Amsterdam, Jacobus Loveringh, 1751. 4to. Finely bound in early 20th-century(?) gold-tooled, tan goatskin morocco, green morocco label covering the entire spine, gold-tooled turn-ins, gold fillets on board edges, with the original Dutch-marbled wrappers bound in.
7BAFJ0SUFIAQ: SCHLOSSER, JOHAN ALBERT. - Epistola ad … Ferdinandum Dejean, … de Lacerta Amboinensi. | Brief ... aan … Ferdinand Dejean, … Behelzende eene naauwkeurige beschrijving der Amboinsche haagdis.Amsterdam, for the author, 1768. With a folding engraved plate of the Amboinese lizard in two copies, one coloured by a contemporary hand. With: (2) BODDAERT, Petrus. Epistola ad … Johannem Burmannum, … De Chaetodonte argo. | Brief … aan Johannes Burmannus, … Behelzende eene naauwkeurige beschrijving van den gevlakten klipvisch.Amsterdam, Cornelius van Tongerlo, 1770. With a folding engraved plate, coloured by a contemporary hand.(3) BODDAERT, Petrus. Epistola ad … W. Roëll, … De Testudine cartilaginea. | Brief … aan … W. Roëll, … Behelzende eene naaukeurige beschrijving van de kraakbeenige schildpad.Amsterdam, Cornelius van Tongerlo, 1770. With a folding engraved plate, coloured by a contemporary hand.(4) BODDAERT, Petrus. Epistola ad … Johannem Oosterdyk Schacht, … De Rana bicolore. | Brief … aan .. Johannes Oosterdyk Schacht, behelzende eene naaukeurige beschrijving van den twee-koleurige kikvorsch. Amsterdam, M. Magerum, 1772. With 3 folding engraved plates, coloured by a contemporary hand. (5) BODDAERT, Petrus. Epistola ad … Hier. Dav. Gaubium, … De Chaetodonte diacantho. | Brief … aan … Hieronimus David Gaubius, … behelzende eene naauwkeurige beschrijving van den tweedoornigen klipvisch.Amsterdam, M. Magerum, 1772. With a folding engraved plate, coloured by a contemporary hand. 5 works in 1 volume. Large 4to (31 x 25.5 cm). Contemporary half calf.
74RGR4TJFQ5L: SCHLOSSER, JOHAN ALBERT. - Epistola ad virum expertissimum, peritissimumque Ferdinandum Dejean, … de Lacerta Amboinensi, novae plane hujus speciei, pulcherrimae et hucusque fere incognitae, accuratam descriptionem ac fidelem a peritis artificibus elaboratam delineationem aeri incisam, sistens. - Brief … Behelzende eene naauwkeurige beschrijving der Amboinsche haagdis. Benevens eene zeer wel-gelijkende afbeelding deezer vostrekt-nieuwe, fraaije en tot heden toe genoegzaam onbekende soort, door bekwaame kunstenaars vervaardigd.Amsterdam, for the author, 1768. With a beautiful large hand-coloured engraved folding plate (28.5 x 49.5 cm) of an Ambonese lizard by Simon Fokke after Gerrit Dadelbeek. With: (2) BOLTEN, Joachim Frederick. Ad illustrem sytematis naturae authorem Carolum a Linné … epistola de novo quodam zoophytorum genere. - Uitvoerige beschryving en naauwkeurige natuurlyk gekleurde afbeelding van een nieuwelyks ontdekt geheel onbekend plant-dier. Uit het Hoogduitsch vertaald.Amsterdam, Jan Christiaan Sepp, 1771. With a large folding engraved plate (43 x 27.3 cm), hand-coloured and printed in gold, by Franz Nikolaus Rolffsen after H. Fischer. 2 works in 1 volume. Royal 4to (29 x 24 cm). Contemporary calf.
86QC2AWT38YE: [SCHMIDT, JOSEPH]. - Die Spinne als die beste Wetterprophetinn, welche die bevorstehende Veränderung des Wetters mehrere Tage voraus ankündiget.Munich, Joseph Lindauer, 1800. 8vo. With a folding letterpress table. Later marbled boards.
S1221: SCHMIDT, JOHANNES. - Havundersøgelser [A collection of more than 60 papers on fishes]. "1902"[=1904]-1927. 64 papers bound in 1 volume (33.5 x 28 x 15 cm). 4to and 8vo. With a manuscript title-page, portrait of the author in grey washes, manuscript letter, and numerous illustrations in text, plates, tables and maps (many folding). Contemporary fish-skin, with the spine and front boards decorated with bands of eelskin.
S949: SCHMIEDEKNECHT, OTTO. - Opuscula ichneumonologica.Blankenburg, 1902-1927[-1936]. 6 volumes + 25 supplement volumes. 8vo. Contemporary half cloth; supplement volumes original publisher’s printed-paper wrappers.
I4FAFHUI6E5C: SCHNEIDER, J. - Gedanken über eine Fortification, die aus lauter krummen Linien oder Zirkel-Stücken bestehet, wie auch einigen Stücken, die noch nicht gebräuchlich. ... Mit 4 Kupfertafeln.[Hannover], 1815. 4to. With 4 folding engraved plans of fortifications, all coloured by hand. Unbound.
L3IFR0N85T9J: SCHNURRER, CHRISTIAN FRIEDRICH VON. - Bibliotheca Arabica.Halle, I.C. Hendel, 1811. 8vo. Set in roman types, with occasional passages in Arabic, Hebrew, Syriac and Greek. Contemporary calf, gold-tooled spine.
EBECSA5DFJ62: SCHOKKER, H.W. [AND JOHN W. GRIFFITHS]. - Handboek voor de kennis van den scheepsbouw, voornamelijk met het oog op het Amerikaansche stelsel, naar de geschriften van John W. Griffiths en andere bronnen, ... Met eenen atlas van 60 [=69] platen. Amsterdam, Kraay brothers, 1861. 2 volumes. Large 4to (32 x 25 cm). With a chromolithographed view of the ship Nightingale as frontispiece, 2 folding tables, and 8 white on black lithographed illustrations and numerous tables in text. Further with 69 white on black lithographed plates (numbered as 60: I-LX) in the atlas volume, lithographed by Emrik & Binger, Haarlem. Contemporary half morocco, gold-tooled spine.
HCLG9DN38OLL: SCHÖNBORN, SAMUEL. - Manuale medicinae practicae Galeno-chymicae accessere purgantia. Secundum humores peccantes disposita.Strasbourg, Eberhard Zetzner, 1657. 12mo. With engraved title-page. Modern boards.
H15AI95X9ZY2: SCHOOCK, MARTINUS. - Imperium maritimum.Amsterdam, Johannes Janssonius, 1654. 12mo. With woodcut vignette on title-page. Contemporary sheepskin parchment.
FA9BW1C8KCXR: SCHOOP, ULRICH. - Das farbige Ornament. Stilisirte Blatt-und Blüthenformen mit Beispielen über deren Verwendung für den Schulzeichenunterricht. 24 Blätter in monochromem und polychromem Farbendruck mit einer kurzen Farbenlehre. Zürich, Orell Füssli & Co., 1880. 4to. With 24 numbered chromolithographed plates (each printed in 2 to 6 colours). Contemporary red half morocco.
DALCKLQCVYWX: [SCHOTANUS, CHRISTIAAN]. - Beschryvinge van de heerlyckheydt van Frieslandt tusschen 't Flie end de Lauwers. [Franeker], Johannes Wellens, [1664]. Folio. With engraved title-page, full-page engraved coat of arms of the province of Friesland, and 46 engraved maps and plans (4 large folding maps, 31 double-page maps and 11 double-page city plans) by Jacob van Meurs after Bernardus Schotanus à Sterringa. Contemporary blind-tooled vellum.
F7FBAFRZH1LS: SCHOUTEN, WOUTER. - Reys-togten naar en door Oost-Indien; in welke, de voornaamste landen, koningryken, steden, eylanden, bergen, en rivieren, met haare eigenschappen, beneffens de wetten, godsdiensten, zeden en dragten der inwoonders, en wat verder zoo van dieren, vrugten, en planten aanmerkelyks in die gewesten is; naauwkeurig word beschreven ...Amsterdam, Andries van Damme, 1708. 2 parts in 1 volume. 4to. With engraved frontispiece (giving the title as "Gedenkwaardige reysen naar Oost-Indien"), engraved author's portrait, 43 engraved plates (including 16 double-page and 2 larger folding) and 4 engraved illustrations in the text. Contemporary calf, richly gold-tooled spine and board edges.
K6BBNDACJWRW: SCHROETER, JOSEPH. - Die Pilze Schlesiens.Breslau, J.U. Kern, 1889-1897. 2 volumes bound in 1. 8vo. Modern black half calf, with the original printed paper front wrapper of the second part bound in.
A4990501U79O: SCHUBERT, FRIEDRICH THEODOR. - Anleitung zu der astronomischen Bestimmung der Länge und Breite,...St. Petersburg, Kaiserliche Akademie der Wissenschaften, 1803. 4to. With 2 folding engraved plates depicting 10 figures, and 12 tables in text. Original green boards.
6915: SCHÜBLER, JOHANN JAKOB. - Grondige en duydelyke onderwyzing der volkomen kolommen-ordening, zoo als men dezelve in de heedendaagse-boukunst, gewoon is te gebruyken. ... Including: Het tweede deel van het Grondig onderwys ..., waar in voorgestelt word zes nieuwe geinventeerde portaalen met sierlyke balkons op vrystaande kolommen; ...Amsterdam, Petrus II Schenk, 1728. 2 volumes bound as 1. Folio (33.5 x 20.5 cm).. With 2 title-pages, each with the same large engraved illustration of an Amsterdam patrician's residence, 2 engraved architectural frontispieces, and 34 illustration plates (I-XVII, I-XVII), al engraved after the author's drawings, mostly by Renz and Montalegre (the second frontispiece by Johann Christoph Weigel). Modern maroon half calf.
F92FJB9V6DE2: SCHULTENS, ALBERT. - Institutiones ad fundamenta linguæ Hebrææ. Cluj-Napoca (Kolozsvár, Klausenburg), Sándor (Alexander) Szathmári Pap, 1743. 4to. Set in roman and italic types with extensive Hebrew, incidental fraktur, Greek (2 sizes) and Arabic, and one 3-letter word in Samaritan. Contemporary gold-tooled sprinkled tanned sheepskin, each board with the Diesbach Belleroche coat of arms, probably a son of Nicolas de Diesbach Belleroche (1668-1735) in Switzerland.
S951: [SCHULTZ, ERNST CHRISTOPH]. - Portrait d'un monstrueux serin de Canarie, il est sorti de la partie inférieure de son bec une longue corne tortillée. Traduit de l'Allemand.Hamburg, J.P.C. Reuss, [ca. 1780]. 4to. With a finely hand-coloured engraved plate. Original printed boards.
K8NFWEKXOOEP: SCHÜTZERCRANTZ, ADOLF ULRIK. - Reseminnen från Orienten.Stockholm, L.J. Hjerta, 1839. Folio. With 6 lithographed plates by Schützercrantz. Original publisher's printed paper wrappers mounted on a larger sheet serving as a folder.
22500: SCHYNVOET, SIMON. - Voorbeelden der lusthof-cieraaden, zynde piramiden, eerzuylen en andere bywerken.[Amsterdam, H. de Wit, 1704 or soon after]. Large folio (38 x 27 cm). A richly decorated print-series of garden and park ornaments, with 30 engraved plates (plate size ca. 31 x 20.5 cm) showing commemorative columns or obelisks for various occasions, drawn and engraved by Jacobus Schynvoet and Jan Goeree and a few others after designs by Simon Schynvoet. Modern half cloth.
78HDY83VJP3O: SCOT, REGINALD (REYNOLD) AND THOMAS AND GOVERT BASSON (TRANSLATORS). - Ondecking van tovery.(Colophon: Leiden, Willem Christiaens, 1637). 8vo. With an engraved title-page by Experiens Sillemans, and 2 full-page engraved portraits of Jeanne d'Arc. Contemporary vellum.
5612: [SCOTT, THOMAS]. - Vox Populi. Or Newes from Spayne, translated according to the Spanish coppie. Which may serve to forewarn both England and the United Provinces how farre to trust to Spanish pretences. [The Netherlands], "1620" [= 1624?]. With: (2) SCOTT, Thomas. [Engraved title-page:] The second part of Vox populi, or Gondomar appearing in the likeness of Matchiavell in a Spanish Parliament, wherein are discovered his treacherous & subtile practises to the ruine as well of England, as the Netherlandes. Faithfully transtated[!] out of the Spanish coppie by a well-willer to England and Holland.Gorinchem [= London], "Ashuerus Janss" [printed by Nicholas Okes], 1624. 2 separately published parts in 1 volume. 4to. The second part with an engraved title-page showing a full-length portrait of Don Diego Sarmiento de Acuña, Count of Gondomar and 2 large engravings in text, showing the Spanish Parliament with a devil and a bishop and the English Jesuit-Council. Half red sheepskin (ca. 1800), with blind-stamped coat-of-arms of William Stirling Maxwell on front.
IBKCAQQK9271: [SCRAP ALBUM]. - [Scrap album of pictures cut out of prints].[Netherlands?, ca. 1790]. Folio (33 x 20.5 cm). A scrap album containing about 350 pictures clipped out of hand-coloured engraved prints, some with engraved texts in Dutch, French or German, and 5 of birds with real feathers in many colours mounted on the engraving to make the birds' bodies. Modern sheepskin made from old materials.
JAIAAQ7BXV3W: SCRIBANI, CHARLES. - Antverpia.Including: [SCHONDONCK, Gilles]. Hê prôtogeneia kai epistrephomonê tychê tês Anbersês.Antwerp, Jan Moretus I, 1610. With an engraved printer's device on title-page and a woodcut printer's device on the otherwise blank page following the main part.With: (2) SCRIBANI, Charles. Origines Antverpiensium.Antwerp, Jan Moretus I, 1610. With an engraved printer's device on title-page, woodcut printer's device on the otherwise blank last page, folding engraved map of Antwerp and 6 double-page engraved plates. 2 works in 1 volume; 1st work in 2 parts. 4to. Contemporary vellum.
L85EIN5EE1CA: SCRIBONIUS LARGUS ( JEAN RUEL ED.). - De compositionibus medicamentorum liber unus, ...(Colophon: Paris, Simon Du Bois, October 1528). Folio (29 x 20 cm). With Du Bois's woodcut tree and 2 birds device at the end with motto, about 40 woodcut decorated initials (7 series?) plus about 100 repeats. Set in roman types with some preliminaries in an Aldine-style italic (with upright capitals) and occasional words in Greek. Recent parchment.
H8IAZBVNADWN: SCRIVERIUS, PETRUS. - Batavia illustrata, seu de Batavorum insula, Hollandia, Zelandia, Frisia, territorio Traiectensi et Gelria, scriptores varii notae melioris, nunc primùm collecti, simulqùe editi.Leiden, Lodewijk Elzevier [printed by Jan Paets Jacobszoon], 1609. 4to (19.5 x 14 cm). With many woodcut illustrations in text. Early 18th-century calf, richly gold-tooled spine with a red title-label and the crowned monogram of the Duke de La Force and the Duke’s coat of arms in gold on the sides (probably of a later date).
S1604: SCROPE, GEORGE JULIUS POULETT. - The geology and extinct volcanos of central France. ... Second edition, enlarged and improved.London, John Murray, 1858. Large 8vo (22 x 14 cm). With 17 lithographed plates printed in brown (including the frontispiece), mostly folding and including one in colour, two folding chromolithographed maps inserted in a pocket at the back paste-down, and many woodengraved illustrations in text. Contemporary green half morocco, gold-tooled spine, bound by J. Adams.
S1253: SCULTETUS (SCHULTZ), BARTHOLOMÄUS. - Winckelige-wyzer, van de sonnevolgen, of leeringe van de uytwerckinge des derden deels der sterrekunst van alderley sonnevolgen. Dat is, hemelsche circulen en uuren-linien, hoe men de selve aen de opgerechte plattingen of muren... afteyckenen en vertoonen zal.Amsterdam, Johannes van Ravesteyn, 1670. 4to. With a small woodcut device on title-page and 84 mostly engraved mathematical figures in the text. Modern grey paper boards.
I4BADDTCB1JE: SÉA. - Mémoire sur la fortification permanente, pour servir a la construction d'un front de fortification sur le terrain, ... Nouvelle édition.Saint Petersburg, Pluchart et comp., 1818. 2 volumes. Large 4to (26 x 21.5 cm & 27.5 x 22 cm). With 20 (of 21?) engraved plates (13 double-page and 7 large folding), and 3 full-page tables. Contemporary half-calf, gold-tooled spines.
F78HTA2XUOX9: SEAMAN, WILLIAM. - Grammatica linguæ Turcicæ, in quinque partes distributa.Oxford, Henry Hall, printer to the University; [London], sold by Edward Millington (colophon: and by the author in London), 1670. 4to. Set in roman, Arabic and italic types and opening from the right, like a Turkish book set in Arabic type. Contemporary tanned sheepskin, rebacked in calf.
J3HGA8OYHYKW: SEBAH, PASCAL, LEHNERT & LANDROCK, WILHELM HAMMERSCHMIDT, SCHROEDER & CIE AND ENRICO VAN LINT. - [Photographs, mostly of Egypt].[Egypt and elsewhere], [ca. 1860-ca. 1914]. With 9 carte de visite albumen prints (ca. 8.5 x 5.5 cm) by Hammerschmidt and Van Lint, two albumen prints (9.5 x 12.5 cm) by Sébah mounted on paper, one silver gelatin print (8.5 x 11.5 cm) by Lehnert & Landrock and one silver gelatin print (27 x 21 cm) by Schroeder & Cie in a passepartout.
21114: SEBASTIANI, PIETRO DE’. - Nuovo metodo, che facilita la lingua Toscana disteso con regole grammaticali, ...Rome, Paolo Moneta, 1683. Small 12mo (14 x 8 cm). Contemporary marbled wrappers.
M23NGJ7IKRQ5: SECUNDUS, JANUS (JOANNES OR JAN EVERAERTS). - Opera. Nunc primum in lucem edita.Utrecht, Herman van Borculo, 1541. With Van Borculo’s winged stag and book device on the title-page and another on the verso of the otherwise blank last leaf. Small 8vo (16 x 10.5 cm). Contemporary vellum wrapper.
H8RBJ2BK148F: SEGALEN, VICTOR, GILBERT DE VOISINS AND JEAN LARTIGUE. - Mission archéologique en Chine (1914). L'art funéraire a l'époque des Han.Paris, Paul Geuthner, 1923-1935. 1 text volume (4to) and 2 atlas volumes (38.5 x 28 cm). With 121 illustrations in text and 144 collotype plates in the atlas. Text volume in original printed paper wrappers. Atlas in original half cloth, printed paper sides.
96L99A01U79O: SEITZ, ADALBERT. - Les macrolépidoptères du globe. Révision systématique des macrolépidoptères connus jusqu'à ce jour publiée avec le concours des spécialistes les plus renommés.Stuttgart, A. Kernen; Paris E. Le Moult, 1908-1945 (with the impressum "Paris, Cabinet Entomologique, E. Le Moult" pasted on most title-pages). 16 parts and 4 supplements. Folio (32 x 26 cm). With 1266 beautiful chromolithographed plates depicting numerous butterflies. Parts I-V, IX & XIII (7 parts in 9 volumes) are bound in contemporary marbled light brown calf. The other parts are unbound.
I16AF7I2LO90: SELIGMANN, JOHANN MICHAEL, GEORGE EDWARDS AND MARK CATESBY. - Sammlung verschiedener ausländischer und seltener Vögel, ... [erste-neunter … Theil].Nuremberg, Johann Joseph Fleischmann, 1749-1776. 9 parts in 3 volumes. Folio. With 3 different engraved frontispieces, 1 large engraved folding map, 445 (of 473) engraved illustration plates numbered in 5 series plus 1 plate by Seligmann numbered "115" in part 4 but not normally included. With all the usual illustration plates (plus the map) coloured by a contemporary or near contemporary hand, but the extra plate uncoloured. Near contemporary uniform gold-tooled calf, gilt edges.
23016: SEMALLÉ, RENÉ DE. - Les Indiens des États-Unis. Including: SEMALLÉ, René de. [Drop-title:] Note sur les Indiens de l'Amérique du Nord.Paris, A. Marc (colophon of second offprint: E. Martinet), 1869. 2 offprints published as 1. 8vo. Original publisher's letterpress printed wrappers.
66PGAXRWHU5F: SENECA, LUCIUS ANNAEUS AND MARTIN ANTOINE DELRIO. - Tragoedias decem; scilicet Herculem Furentem, Herculem Oetaeum, Medeam, Hippolytum, Oedipum, Thebidem, Thyestem, Troades, Agamemnonem, Octaviam.Antwerp, Christoffel Plantin, 1576. 4to. With woodcut printer's device on title-page. Contemporary limp vellum.
A4EGN4A2G73N: SENNEVOY, JULES DENIS DE, BARON DU POTET. - Manuel de l'étudiant magnétiseur, ou nouvelle instruction pratique sur le magnétisme, fondée sur 30 années d'observation; suivi de la 4e édition des expériences faites en 1820 à l'Hôtel-Dieu de Paris.Paris, Germer Baillière, 1846. 8vo. With 2 wood engraved illustrations in text showing the magnetizing of a woman. Contemporary boards.
DAB9ERTH4G5B: SEPP, JAN CHRISTIAAN. - Beschouwing der wonderen Gods, in de minstgeachte schepzelen. Of Nederlandsche insecten, . . .Amsterdam, Jan Christiaan Sepp & son, 1762-1860. 8 volumes. 4to. With 8 engraved and lithographed frontispieces, and 400 hand-coloured engraved and lithographed plates, the plates and frontispieces hand-coloured as published. Volumes 1-6: contemporary half calf, gold-tooled spine. Volumes 7-8: half black cloth (ca. 1900).With: (2) SNELLEN VAN VOLLENHOVEN, Samuel Constant, and others. Beschrijvingen en afbeeldingen van Nederlandsche vlinders, . . .Amsterdam, Jan Christiaan Sepp & son (vol. 1), Martinus Nijhoff (vols. 2-4), 1860-1900. 4 volumes. 4to. With 200 hand-coloured lithographed plates. Half black cloth (ca. 1900), uniform with volumes 7-8 of the Sepp.
H2OCN7LVDUVV: SEPP, JAN CHRISTIAAN. - Beschouwing der wonderen Gods, in de minstgeachte schepzelen.Amsterdam, Jan Christiaan Sepp (vol. 1), Jan Christiaan Sepp & son (vols. 2-8), 1762-1860. 8 volumes. 4o. With 8 engraved and lithographed frontispieces, and 400 engraved and lithographed plates, all hand-coloured and occasionally heightened with gum arabic, as published. 19th-century grained sheepskin.With:(2) SNELLEN VAN VOLLENHOVEN, Samuel Constant, and others. Beschrijvingen en afbeeldingen van Nederlandsche vlinders, ...Amsterdam, Jan Christiaan Sepp & son (vol. 1), Martinus Nijhoff (vols. 2-4), 1860-1900. 4 volumes. 4o. With 200 hand-coloured lithographed plates. 19th-century grained sheepskin (matching ad 1).(3) BRANTS, Antonius. Nederlandsche vlinders beschreven en afgebeeld door Mr. A. Brants[.] Derde serie van Sepp’s Nederlandsche insecten[.] Afl. 1-2[- 9-10]The Hague, Martinus Nijhoff, [1905]-1928. 10 instalments in 5 volumes. 4o. With 10 folding, hand-coloured lithographed plates. Original publisher’s printed wrappers.(4) SNELLEN, Pieter Cornelius Tobias. Determinatie der Lepidoptera, afgebeeld in het werk, getiteld Beschouwing der wonderen Gods …Amsterdam, Jan Christiaan Sepp & son, 1862. 4o. Interleaved with blank leaves. With two loosely inserted contemporary manuscripts containing additions (20-page & 12-page respectively). Contemporary half cloth.
JBUHFUOBWJ6U: SERENUS SAMMONICUS, QUINTUS. - De medicina, praecepta saluberrima, ... . Item Q. Rhemnii Fannii Palaemonis, De ponderibus & mensuris, liber utilissimus.Paris, Simon de Colines, 1533. 8vo. With a woodcut decorated initial and a vine leaf ornament. Set in a chancery italic with headings and shoulder notes in roman with an occasional word of Greek in 2 sizes. Modern half dark brown sheepskin.
6916: SERLIO, SEBASTIANO. - Il primo libro d’architettura, ... Le premier livre d’architecture ..., mis en langue Francoyse, par Jehan Martin.Including: Il secondo libro di perspettia ... Le second livre de perspective, ... mis en langue Francoise par Jehan Martin.With: (2) SERLIO, Sebastiano. Il terzo libro, nel qual si figurano, e descrivono le antiquita di Roma, e le altre che sono in Italia, e fuori de Italia. Venice, “1544” (colophon: Pietro de Nicolini da Sabbio for Marchione Sessa, 1551). With over 100 mostly full-page woodcut plans, elevations, sections, views and details of classical Roman architecture.(3) SERLIO, Sebastiano. Regole generali di architettura, sopra le cinque maniere de gli edifici cioe, Thoscano, Dorico, Ionico, Corinthio, e Composito, con gli essempi de l’antiquita, che per la maggior parte concordano con la dottrina di Vitruvio. Venice, (colophon: Pietro de Nicolini da Sabbio for Marchione Sessa, 1551). With numerous woodcut plans, details and especially elevations showing the five orders of columns and doors, gates, facades, etc. using them, as well as full-page woodcuts showing ornamental panel designs for ceilings and floors, garden plans, coat of arms, etc.(4) SERLIO, Sebastiano. Quinto libro d’architettura ..., nel quale se tratta de diverse forme de tempii sacri secondo il costume Christiano, & al modo antico. Traduict en Francois par Jan Martin.Paris, Michel de Vascosan, 1547. With 29 large and full-page woodcut plans, elevations and sections showing temples, both Christian and classical. Gold-tooled mottled calf (ca. 1700); re-backed and restored, with most of the original backstrip laid down.
K7DD3HZG2WKS: [SERMON ON KINGS AND WHORES]. - Koninglyke dwaesheid, of het gevaer van de verleidingh der hoeren. Vertoont in een predikaetie uitgesprooken te Oxfordt, ... Uit het Engelsch vertaalt.Haarlem, Jan van Lee, 1743. 4to. With a woodcut emblematic device on title-page. Contemporary marbled paper wrappers.
18924: [SERRARIUS, PETRUS]. - Goddelycke aandachten ofte vlammende begeerten eens boetvaerdige geheijligd en lief-rijcke ziele.Amsterdam, Salomon Savrij, [1653]. 16mo. With engraved title-page, 46 engraved emblems and a full-page woodcut endpiece. Contemporary vellum.
2216: [SERVASANCTUS DE FAENZA AND OTHERS] (SPURIOUSLY ATTRIBUTED TO SAINT BONAVENTURA). - [Sermones de tempore et de sanctis]. (Colophon: Zwolle, [Johannes de Vollenhoe], 1479). Small (Chancery) folio (27.5 x 20.5 cm). With one 5-line and hundreds of 2- and 3-line spaces left for initials, filled in with manuscript "Lombardic" capitals in red; manuscript paragraph marks in red; and capitals rubricated throughout. Set entirely in a single textura gothic type (103 mm/20 lines) in 2 columns of 39 lines to the page. Early 18th-century tanned sheepskin.
K6B973T9ZNXU: SEUTTER, MATTHÄUS. - Architecturae militaris synopsis, ... | Vollstaendiger Entwurff der Ingenieur Kunst, ...Augsburg, [ca. 1730]. Engraved plate (49.5 x 57.5 cm), hand-coloured with green, pink and yellow, with the title in Latin and German in two cartouches the upper corners, and a legend in a cartouche in the lower left.
I47G3M2KICAV: SEYDEL, F.S. - Nachrichten über vaterländische Festungen und Festungskriege, von Eroberung und Behauptung der Stadt Brandenburg, bis auf gegenwärtige Zeiten, aufgesetzt für jüngere Krieger.Leipzig and Züllichau, Darnmannschen Buchhandlung, 1818-1819. 2 (of 4) parts in 1 volume. 8vo. Contemporary mottled half calf.
L12G3746UHWJ: SHARAF AD-DIN ALI YAZDI. - Histoire de Timur-Bec, connu sous le nom du grand Tamerlan, empereur des Mogols et Tartares.Delft, Reinier Boitet, 1723. 4 volumes. 12mo. With an engraved portrait of Timur and 5 folding engraved maps. Contemporary mottled calf, gold-tooled spines.
95PC2KFTKYRG: [SHERWOOD, MARY MARTHA (CAROLINE PHEBE KEITH, TRANSLATOR)]. - Hang- le zaeh-lok. [= Hengli shilu ("A record of Henry", a translation of The history of little Henry and his bearer)]. [Shanghai, Mission Press, 1856]. 8vo (23.5 x 14 cm). With each page printed from a separate woodblock on the outside of double leaves of Chinese paper (with their folds at the fore-edge). Original brown Chinese paper wrappers without a spine.
5777: [SHIPS & SHIPPING]. - Lyst van scheepen, welke volgens tydinge (ingekomen in de maanden January en February, 1735.) zouden gebleven, gestrant ofte waar elders beschadigt binnen gelopen zyn. ... daar by … gevoegt zyn, de Lyst van scheepen, welke ... in Texel, ... gearriveert of ... van daar in zee gegaan zyn. Voor de maanden January en February, 1735.With:(2) Lyst van scheepen, ... in Texel ofte de Maas ... Voor de maand Maart, 1735.(3) Lyst van scheepen, ... in Texel ofte de Maas ... Voor de maand April, 1735. Amsterdam, widow of J. van Egmont, [1735]. 3 works in 1 volume. 4to. With the same small woodcut vignette on the title-page of each of the 3 works (a winged putto with foliage and fruits). Modern white sheepskin(?), blue paper sides.
F4OEK0HZ87FO: [SHIPWRECKS]. - Schouw-tooneel van wederwaardigheden of verzameling van rampspoedige en ongelukkige reistochten, van en naar verscheide gewesten van den aardbodem, gedaan door Nederlandsche en andere schepen, …Including: [CAMSTRUP, Nicolaas Jansz.]. [Drop-title:] Rampspoedige reys-beschryving, ofte journaal van het ed: Oostindische Compagnies schip Blydorp, … [STEENIS, Hendrik Cornelis]. Journaal wegens de rampspoedige reys-tocht, van … Hendrik Cornelis Steenis, ... Met het oorlogschip genaamt het Huys in 't Bosch, … Vyfden druk.[LOP, Martinus]. Weederwaardige te huys-reyze, van het Neerlandsche Oost-Indische-Compagniesch retour-schip, gezegt de Gerechtigheid, … gevoerd by den capitein-luitenant Martinus Lop, …[MORIN.] Twee rampspoedige zee-reyzen, den eenen gedaan door den ed: heer capitein Morin, met een Fransch Oost-Indische Compagnie-schip, genaamt Le Prince, … Den anderen, met het Hollandsche Oost-Indische Compagnie schip, genaamt Rustenwerk, … Tweede druk.[JONGE, Marten de]. [Drop-title:] Verhaal van het droevig ongeluk, dat het Nederlands Oost-Indisch retour-schip Nieuw Vyver-Vreugd, gevoerd door schipper Marten de Jongh, … [and 17 other accounts].Amsterdam, Bernardus Mourik, [ca. 1778]. 5 parts in 1 volume. 4to. With 13 engraved plates and 1 engraved frontispiece to the second part. Later marbled wrappers.
CBUB9S1EKBV5: [SHIPWRECKS]. - Merkwaardige schipbreuken en andere lotgevallen ter zee. Uit het Hoogduitsch.Amsterdam, Ten Brink & De Vries, 1822. 8vo. With engraved title-page with aquatint vignette by W.H Hoogkamp after J. van Meurs. Contemporary wrappers.
23072: SICARD, ADRIEN. - Monographie de la canne a sucre de la Chine dite sorgho a sucre.Marseille, Arnaud et compagnie, 1856. 8vo. With a hand-coloured plate entitled "Specimen de couleurs obtenues de la canne a sucre de la Chine (dite Sorgho à Sucre)", showing 21 colours that can be extracted from the sugarcane. Original publisher's printed paper wrappers.
1108: SICHEM, CHRISTOFFEL II VAN. - 't Schat der zielen, dat is: Het geheele leven ons Heeren Jesu Christi naer de vyer Evangelisten. Naer vervolgh des tijdts by een ghevoeght, in seven stucken verdeelt. Met seer schoon figuren verciert, gesneden door C. van Sichem, voor P. J. P[aets].Amsterdam, Pieter J[acobsz]. P[aets], 1648. With 686 woodcuts, many full-page, by Christoph van Sichem (many with his monogram), after his own designs and after drawings and paintings by Aldegrever, Goltzius, Dürer, Bloemaert, the Wierix brothers, Lucas van Leyden, Maarten van Heemskerck, Joannes Stradanus, etc. 17th-century vellum, manuscript title on smooth spine.
I44C3K2MTDCW: SIDERIUS, MATTHEUS. - De theorie van de vesting-bouw, vertoont in de drie versterkings manieren van den heer Vauban. ...Leeuwarden, Abraham Ferwerda, Gerrit Tresling, 1765. 8vo. With 29 numbered folding plates (I-XXIX) and 2 folding letterpress tables (A & B). Contemporary mottled calf, richly gold-tooled spine.
J47EB7AY5EWT: SIEBOLD, ALEXANDER FREIHERR VON. - Ph. Fr. von Siebold's letzte Reise nach Japan 1859-1862 ... von seinem ältesten Sohne.Berlin, Kisak Tamai, 1903. 8vo (22.5 x 14 cm). With title-page in Japanese and German, 2 half-tone plates showing photographic portraits of Philip von Siebold (1 with his son Alexander) and 3 photographic views in the text. Original publisher's printed cloth-covered paper wrappers, with publisher's advertisements printed on paste-downs.
H5KG074YYJ2T: SIEBOLD, PHILIPP FRANZ VON. - Yakuhin oshu roku.[Osaka], Oyobi, Bunsei 9 [= 1826]. 16.6 x 7.7 cm. Printed from 19 woodblocks (one for each double-page) on washi paper. With the text in kanji and katakana Japanese characters. Bound in traditional Japanese style in the original publisher's woodblock-printed paper wrappers, with a flower design. Kept in a modern blue cloth folder.
I3MF3W9EXBAX: SIKE (SIECKE), HEINRICH (EDITOR). - Evangelium infantiae. Vel liber apocryphus de infantia servatoris. Ex manuscripto edidit, ac latina versione & notis illustravit ... Utrecht, François Halma, Willem vande Water, 1697. 8vo. With the main text in Arabic with a parallel Latin translation on the facing pages. Contemporary vellum.
H8PAV7LC5D8A: SILVA, LUIZ AUGUSTO REBELLO DA (ET AL.). - Corpo diplomatico Portuguez contendo os actos e relações politicas e diplomaticas de Portugal.Lisbon, Typographia da Academia Real das Sciencias / Imprensa Nacional, 1862-1959. 15 volumes (final volume in 2 parts). Small folio (22.5 x 28.5 cm). Uniformly bound in half tan sheepskin, decorated paper sides, gold-tooled spines, decorated endpapers, sprinkled edges. Some original publisher’s printed wrappers bound in.
H7TH6WIQGQZ0: SILVER, J.M.W. - Sketches of Japanese manners and customs.London, Day and son, 1867. 4to. With chromolithographed frontispiece, 27 chromolithographed plates and about a dozen wood-engraved illustrations in text. Contemporary brown half morocco, gold-tooled spine, gilt edges (bound by Ingalton Drake).
KA8C8KR82HZ0: SILVESTRE DE SACY, ANTOINE-ISAAC, AND OTHERS. - Mémoires de littérature, tirés des registres de l'Academie Royale des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres.... tome quarante-huitième.Including: SILVESTRE DE SACY, Antoine Isaac. Mémoire sur divers événemens de l'histoire des Arabes avant Mahomet.Paris, Imprimerie Impériale, 1808. 4to. Set in roman, italic, Greek and Arabic type. With a folding engraved plate of a Greek inscription and 5 letterpress tables. Contemporary half calf.
23066: [SILVESTRE, CHARLES-FRANÇOIS?]. - l[']Art de bien dessiner a la plume nouvellement mis au jour pour l[']utilité de la jeunesse.Including:(2): [SILVESTRE, Charles François]. Diverses figures Turcs propre à dessiner a la plume.(3): [SILVESTRE, Charles François]. Second livre de figures Turcs propre à déssiner à la plume.(4): [SILVESTRE, Charles François?]. Diverses figures de caprice propre a dessigner a la plume.[Paris?, ca. 1700?]. 4 parts in 1 volume. Oblong 16mo (13 x 16 cm). Each part with engraved title-page and each with 11 unnumbered engraved plates. Contemporary French sprinkled, gold-tooled calf.
S978: SIMONIN, LOUIS LAURENT. - La vie souterraine ou les mines et les mineurs.Paris, L. Hachette and company (back of half-title: Imprimerie generale de Ch. Lahure), 1867. Large 8vo (26.5 x 16.5 cm). With the title-page printed in red and black, 10 chromolithographed plates depicting minerals, some highlighted with silver (including the frontispiece), 30 (chromo)lithographed maps and 163 wood engraved illustrations in text (36 full-page). Contemporary half sheepskin.
GCTHLCVR423X: SIMPLICIUS OF CILICIA. - Commentarius in Enchiridion Epicteti, ex libris veteribus emendatus. Cum versione Hieronymi Wolfii, et Cl. Salmasii animadversionibus, et notis quibus Philosophia Stoica passim explicatur & illustratur.Leiden, Johannes Maire, 1640. 4 parts in 1 volume. 4to. With three title-pages. Set in roman, Greek and Arabic types. Contemporary French pointillé binding in the style of "Le Gascon", richly gold-tooled in concentric panels on both covers, and in the six compartments of the spine, the second with the title.
D8BAMHRZH1LS: SINCERUS, JODOCUS (JUSTUS ZINZERLING). - Itinerarium Galliae.Amsterdam, Jodocus Janssonius, 1655. 12mo. With engraved frontispiece and 22 folding engraved plates. Contemporary motted, tanned sheepskin.
L6IBGMM5FCVL: [SINGAPORE - PHOTOGRAPHS]. [SACHTLER, AUGUST, AND OTHERS]. - [Views of Singapore and surroundings].[Singapore, ca. 1870]. 20 large uniform albumen prints (21 x 27 cm), all but 1 in landscape format. Each print mounted on paperboard (24.5 x 32.5 cm) with a manuscript series number and a German caption. Kept in a modern black cloth clamshell box.
CC8ER5ZF1Q3L: SKJÖLDEBRAND, ANDERS FREDERIK, COMTE ERIK JOHANSEN DAHLBERG AND JOHANN PHILIP LEMBKE. - Batailles de Charles X Gustave Roi de Suède... Stockholm, A.F. Skjöldebrand, 1806. Oblong large folio (52 x 68 cm). With an engraved title with aquatint vignette, engraved portrait by Sandrart after a painting by Ehrenstrahl, and 11 aquatint plates after drawings by Count Dahlberg and paintings by Lembke, engraved by Skjöldebrand, numbered I-XII, all in sepia. Contemporary half calf, gold-tooled spine.
D4TG3TIBBS3O: SKJÖLDEBRAND, ANDERS FREDERIK. - Description des cataractes et du canal de Trollhätta en Suède; avec un précis historique.Stockholm, Charles Delén, 1804. 4to. With an aquatint title-page and 12 aquatint plates, including 1 map, all drawn and engraved by the author. Contemporary grey-blue wrappers.
KC490Y3LOYTB: [SLAVE TRADE]. - Instructions for the Guidance of the Captains and Commanding Officers of Her Majesty’s Ships of War Employed in the Suppression of the Slave Trade.London, Harrison and sons, 1892. 2 volumes. 8vo. Contemporate black half calf, gold-tooled spine.
K3KE5D3YPFT3: [SLAVE TRADE]. - Class A. Correspondence with the British Commissioners at Sierra Leone, Havana, the Cape of Good Hope, Loanda, and New York; and reports from British Vice-Admiralty courts, and from British naval officers, relating to the slave trade. From January 1 to December 31, 1867.London, Harrison and sons, 1868. Folio. Modern blue paper wrappers.
H8RAMZNBH6AV: SLICHTENHORST, AREND VAN. - XIV. boeken van de Geldersse geschiedenissen. Van 't begin af vervolghd tot aen de afzweeringh des Konincx van Spanien; waer van 't eerste deel verhandeld de land-beschrijvingh.Arnhem, Jacob van Biesen, 1654. Folio. With engraved title-page, large folding engraved map and 20 double-page maps and in the text 28 woodcut coats of arms, woodcut medals, and letterpress genealogical tables. Contemporary blind-tooled vellum, rebacked with modern vellum, modern endpapers.
6455: SMIT, JACOB LEVI. - Horologie- en uurwerkmakers handboek.Nijmegen, widow of J.C. Vieweg and son, 1826. 8vo. With 4 letterpress folding tables, and numerous illustrations and figures on 16 folding plates, lithographed by Guillaume Philidor van den Burggraaf, Brussels. Modern half tanned sheepskin.
K2KBN8BHU6RK: SMITH, EDGAR. - Descriptions of five new shells from the Island of Formosa and the Persian Gulf, and notes upon a few known species.Including: BOCK, Carl. Descriptions of two new species of shells from China and Japan.[London], 18 June 1878. With a chromolithographed plate depicting 14 shells. Modern paper wrappers.
J95E3FE9AHQM: SMITS, JAN. - Verhandeling over de inbraak en overstrooming van den grooten Zuid-Hollandschen waard, op den 18 November 1421.Dordrecht, Blussé and Van Braam, 1822. 8vo. With a large folding lithographed map. Contemporary stiff wrappers covered with marbled paper.
3904: [SMOUT, ADRIAAN JORISZOON (REPLY TO)]. - Voorlooper. Over Adriani Smoutii schriftuerlyck jae, dienende tot openinge ende recht verstandt van synen toe-eyghen-brief aen de E.M. Heeren Staten, aengaende de questie: of de vyf verschillighe poincten de salicheyt raecken of niet. Ghestelt door eenen lief-hebber der waerheyt, tot dienste van alle ghetrouwe ondersaten ende vreed-lievende menschen hier te lande.Rotterdam, Matijs Bastiaensz., [1613]. 4to. Disbound.
L6DB0OCTZ9D7: SNEYD-KYNNERSLEY, THOMAS ALFRED. - Log of H.M.S. Cumberland [commanded by] Captain J.B. Dickson bearing the flag of Rear Admiral Provo W.P. Wallis, … commencing 5th April 1857, ending 30th April 1858.With:(2) SNEYD-KYNNERSLEY, Thomas Alfred. Log of H.M.S. Siren . 16 guns, commanded from May 1st to May 8th 1858 by Captain J.H. Selwyn, from May 9th 1858 to [27th July 1858] by Com[ande]r G.M. Balfour.(3) SNEYD-KYNNERSLEY, Thomas Alfred. Journal of T.A. Sneyd Kynnersley acting mate H.M.S. Siren, 16 [guns], commencing July 28 1858, ending [11 April 1860].[In the Atlantic, along the European, African and especially the South American coasts, 1857-1860]. Small folio (32 x 20.5 cm). Three English manuscript ships' logs written in a single album in black ink on laid paper with a blue cast, with 3 hand-lettered title-pages, 2 sea charts showing the routes and 8 colour views (in watercolour, coloured pencil and sepia and black ink, mostly ships on the South American coast, but also camps) are drawn on 9 separate leaves, and 6 sea charts showing the routes and about 15 views drawn directly on the album leaves, mostly in black ink, but including a colour plan of one of the ships. Contemporary black half sheepskin.
LBCC9XKJ3BF4: SOARES, DIOGO. - Relação de secrataris Diogo Soares.[Madrid?], 16 July 1631. Folio. Sewing removed.
EAUC121WXHOD: SÖDERSTROM, JAN GEORG KARL. - A. Sparrman's ethnographical collection from James Cook's 2nd expedition (1772-1775).Stockholm, Aktiebolaget Thule, 1939. 4to (29 x 22.5 cm). With 24 full-page numbered collotype plates, reproducing photographs of artifacts, and a few line illustrations in the text. Original publisher's green textured cloth.
HCGAUF2TV4MG: SODRÉ, ANTONIO MARTINS (ANTONIO DOS MÁRTIRES). - Collectaneo pharmaceutico divido em duas partes, nas quaes se acharáõ as melhores perguntas, e respostas, e algumas eleiçoens de simples, com suas explicaçoens ao texto de Mesue, tiradas dos melhores autores antigos, e modernos da arte pharmaceutica. Obra utilissima para se examinarem os novos professores da mesma arte.Porto, Antonio Alves Ribeiro Guimaraens, 1768. 8vo. Contemporary patterned sheepskin, gold-tooled spine.
H74DZNIHVXHC: SOEMMERRING, SAMUEL THOMAS VON, THE YOUNGER. - Vom Hirn und Rückenmark.Mainz, P.A. Winkopp & Komp. (colophon: printed by Johann Joseph Alef), 1788. Small 8vo (15.5 x 9.5 cm). Near contemporary boards.
5904: SOLÍS Y RIBADENEYRA, ANTONIO DE. - Histoire de la conqueste du Mexique, ou de la Nouvelle Espagne par Fernand Cortez.Paris, Compagnie des Libraires, 1730. 2 volumes. 12mo. With 14 engraved maps, views and plates (12 folding). Contemporary mottled calf, gold-tooled spine.
97CDKPZRRNOY: SOLORZANO PEREIRA, JUAN DE. - Traduccion de la dedicatoria real i epistolas proemiales del segundo tomo del Derecho, i gobernierno de las Indias Occidentals.[Madrid], Francisco Martinez, 1639. Folio. With an elaborate engraved architectural title-page by Roberto Codier. Spanish sheepskin parchment (ca. 1700?).
G2EAFQXVUPZ7: SOMERVILLE, WILLIAM. - Field-sports. A poem. Humbly address'd to His Royal Highness the Prince.London, printed [by Willam Bowyer] for J. Stagg, 1742. Folio. With large woodcut headpiece and woodcut factotum. 19th-century gold-tooled mottled calf, gold-tooled turn-ins. Rebacked, with the original back-strip laid down.
FA9CJY9V6DE2: SOMMER, JOHANN GOTTFRIED. - Merkwaardige bijzonderheden, inhoudende de nieuwste ontdekkingen in de natuurkunde, natuurlijke historie, land- en volkenkunde, op alle gedeelten van den aardbol.Amsterdam, Ten Brink and De Vries, 1825-1827. 4 volumes. 8vo. With 4 engraved title-pages, each with one of two aquatint views, plus 10 aquatint views on 8 plates, all by H.W. Hoogkamp. Contemporary half calf, gold-tooled spine.
425: SOMMERHAUSSEN, HARTOG. - Hebreeuwsch spel- en lees-boekje voor eerstbeginnenden.Amsterdam, Belinfante & Comp., J. van Embden & son, S.A. Proops, 5570 [=] 1810. 2 parts in 1 volume. Small 8vo (15.5 x 9.5 cm). With the authenticating oval stamp at the foot of the last page of the main text in part 2. Set in roman and italic type with 3 sizes of (sephardic) meruba Hebrew plus alphabets of rabbinical (semi-cursive), Yiddisch and script Hebrew types, and printed on Dutch wove paper. Publisher's original yellow, printed paper wrappers over thin boards.
1490: [SONGBOOK - DUTCH]. - Eerste [-Tweede] deel van 't nieu geusen liet boeck, waerinne begrepen is den gantschen handel der Nederlanden, beginnende anno 1564. uit alle oude geusen liet-boecken by een versamelt. Verciert met schoone oude refereynen en[de] liedekens, te voren noyt in eenige liet-boecken ghedruct. Met de figuren der gouverneurs.Amsterdam, Gerrit van Breugel, 1616. 2 parts in 1 volume. 8vo. Title-page printed in red and black with borders built up from typographic ornaments, woodcut on title-page, and 10 small woodcut portraits in text of the two parts together. Later limp sheepskin parchment, with remnants of ties.
17532: SONNAVILLE, LOUIS DE, S.J. - De nieuwe muziekleermiddelen van het systeem-Sonnaville.[Leiden, Johannes Eggers, ca. 1895]. 25 items in 1 box. All items in a green half cloth box (37 x 29 x 4 cm) which opens at the front and can be closed with cloth strings, with a letterpress title-label mounted on top.
9A8FDY1UV32D: SONNERAT, PIERRE. - Voyage aux Indes Orientales et à la Chine, fait par ordre de Louis XVI, depuis 1774 jusqu'en 1781; dans lequel on traite des moers, de la religion, des sciences et des arts des Indiens, des Chinois, des Pégouins et des Madégasses; suivi d'observations sur le Cap de Bonne-Espérance, les îles de France et de Bourbon, les Maldives, Ceylan, Malacca, les Philippines et les Moluques, et de rechereches sur l'histoire naturelle de ces pays, etc, etc. … Nouvelle édition.Paris, Dentu, 1806. 4 text volumes (8vo) and 1 atlas (4to). With 140 numbered engraved plates: a double-page plan of the city of Pondichéry, India, 19 double- and 120 single-page views and plates. Contemporary red half sheepskin (text) and modern red half cloth (atlas).
LB5GIA2WUY60: [SOPHIE, JACQUES]. - Noodighe op-rechtinghe van 't collegie de medecyne, opentlyck bewesen aen d'inwoonders der stadt van Brussel, met 't verhael van alle swarigheden daer-overgeresen, ende weder legginge van d'op-sprake, daer-tegen onglanghs voor ghewendt.Brussels, Guilliam Scheybels, 1660. 4to. With an emblematic woodcut on the last page.
F78BZ901U79O: SORANZO, LAZZARO. - L'Ottomanno ...Naples, Costantino Vitale, 1600. 4to. 17th-century limp sheepskin parchment.
15321: SOSSA (SOSA), FRANCISCO DE. - Relacion de las fiestas, sermon y oracion Latina certamen poetico, y poesias hechas en esta ciudad de Valladolid, en la solemnidad de la beatificacion del B. Padre Ignacio fundador de la esclarecida religion de la Compania de Jesus. En veynte y tres de Noviembre de 1610.Valladolid, Juan Godinez de Millis, 1610. With:(2) OLIVA, Luis de la. Sermon que predico ... en el Collegio de la Compañia de Jesus de Xerez de la Frontera, en 14. de Febrero, ... que se hizo la fiesta de la beatific. del Beato Padre Ignacio, fundador y patriarca de su religion.Sevilla, Luys Estupiñan, 1610. (3) VALDERRAMA, Pedro de. Sermon que predico ... en la fiesta de la beatificacion del glorioso patriarcha San Ignacio, fundador de la inclita orden de la Compañia de Jesus. ...Sevilla, Luys Estupiñan, 1610. With woodcut of Saint Augustine on title-page.(4) GALVARRO Y ARMENTO, Juan . Sermon, que predico ... en la fiesta de la beatificacion del Beatissimo P. Ignacio, fundador de la sagrada religion de la Compañia de Jesus, que hizo el collegio, y casa de provacion de Montilla. ...Córdoba, Francisco de Cea, 1610. With woodcut of Saint Augustine on title-page. (5) SANCHEZ LUZERO, Gonzalo. Sermon que predico ... en la fiesta que hizo la inclita ciudad de Granada, en el Collegio de S. Pablo de la Compañia de Jesus, a la solemnidad de la beatificacion del glorioso San Ignacio ... en 20. de Febrero, ... [1]610Sevilla, Luys Estupiñan, 1610. 5 works in 1 volume. 4to. Contemporary sheepskin parchment.
LC4ENOLIV4DL: SOTHEBY, CHARLES. - [engraved title-page:] A plan of mathematical learning taught in the Royal Academy Portsmouth performed by [in pencil: Charles Sotheby] a student there.[Portsmouth], “177 ” [recté 1795-1798]. 2 volumes. Imperial 4to (37.5 x 27 cm). Manuscript school exercises with a pre-printed engraved title-page with a blank space for the student to add his name, with 4 full-page and 1 larger folding nautical charts (some partly in colour), 7 full-page fortification plans (in black ink with 1 to 3 colours), 4 full-page astronomical diagrams (2 also with yellow), a full-page compass rose, 23 pen and ink wash views in the text (9 x 15 cm to 12.5 x 22 cm, 1 also with blue washes), and numerous other diagrams (including maps in the surveying section) and some illustrations in the text. Near contemporary (ca. 1803) blind- and gold-tooled half calf, blue sprinkled edges.
K6CFLKWO3UCQ: SOTHEBY'S. - The library of the Earls of Macclesfield removed from Shirburn Castle. Part two: Science A-C; part four: Science D-H; part five: Science I-O; Part six: Science P-Z plus addenda.With: The library of the Earls of Macclesfield … Part one: Natural history.London, Sotheby’s, 2004-2005. 5 volumes. 4to (27.5 21.5 cm). Original decorated blue cloth.
D95ATVMFQHCT: SPAAN, GERRIT VAN. - Gedenkwaardige geschiedenissen, volgens den rang der jaren, van het begin des werelds, tot het einde van 't jaar zeventien-honderd: behelzende, duure tyden, hongersnooden ... gevolgd van aarbevingen, donder blixem ... nevens goê-koop koorn en wyn.Rotterdam, Pieter van Veen, 1701. 8vo. Contemporary half calf.
792BKEJ1OIBA: SPAAN, GERRIT VAN. - Het koddig en vermakelyk leven van Louwtje van Zevenhuizen, of het schermschool der huislieden, vervat in twee deelen. Waar agter gevoegt is de Afrikaansche en Aziaansche weg-wijzer, ...Rotterdam, Pieter de Vries, 1752. 4 parts in 2 volumes, bound as 1. 8vo. With engraved allegorical frontispiece, a letterpress general title-page, 4 part-titles. Contemporary mottled calf, richly gold-tooled spine.
DAAB5NRV8KPF: SPAENDONCK, GERARD VAN. - Grande Capucine. Tropaeolum majus L. [From: Fleurs dessinées d'après nature,… Recueil utile aux amateurs, aux jeunes artistes, aux élèves des écoles centrales et aux dessinateurs des manufactures].[Paris, 1799-1801]. Oblong folio. Stipple engraving on unwatermarked wove paper (38 x 55.5 cm), printed in colour à la poupée and finished by hand, of a branch of the Tropaeolum majus showing three flowers and six buds in various stages. In passepartout.
DAA9MLAV59JY: SPAENDONCK, GERARD VAN. - Chène commun. Quercus robur L. [From: Fleurs dessinées d'après nature,… Recueil utile aux amateurs, aux jeunes artistes, aux élèves des écoles centrales et aux dessinateurs des manufactures].[Paris, 1799-1801]. Stipple engraving on unwatermarked wove paper (56 x 36.5 cm), printed in colour à la poupée and finished by hand, of a Quercus robur including two acorns, an empty shell and two buds, signed "P.F. Le Grand sculp." In passepartout.
KA2DB3JRYAJ9: SPANGENBERG, CYRIACUS. - Jagteuffel. Bestendiger und Wolgegründter bericht, wie ferrn die Jagten rechtmessig und zugelassen. Und widerumb, warinn sie ... gottloss, gewaltsam, unrecht und verdamlich seind, ... (Colophon: Frankfurt am Main, heirs of Georg Raben and Weygand Hanen), 1566. 8vo. With the title-page printed in red and black and with a woodcut illustration. 18th-century vellum.
M1TL33CDUD1Y: [SPANISH TYRANNY]. - Warachtighe beschrijvinghe ende levendighe afbeeldinghe vande meer dan onmenschelijcke ende barbarische tyrannije bedreven by de Spaengiaerden inde Nederlandes: onder de regieringen van den Keyser Carel V. Philips II. en Philips III. Coningen van Spaengien. [Half-title:] De onmenschelicke, barbarische, en grouwelijcke tyerannije der Spangniaerden in Nederlandt.[Northern Netherlands (Amsterdam?)], [printed by Barent Otsz.?], 1621. Oblong 4to (18 x 22 cm). With an integral engraved frontispiece (15.5 x 20 cm, with 1 large and 3 small views of Spanish atrocities), letterpress title-page with a small bear as ornament (a mounted casting made from a woodcut), 36 full-page engraved city views on integral leaves showing Spanish atrocities (plate size about 13.5 x 16.5 cm, irregularly numbered 3 to 236 and not quite in numerical order), each with a 4-line Latin caption engraved in 2 columns, and 3 engraved portraits on integral leaves (plate size 14 x 12.5 cm). Early 18th-century vellum, sewn on 3 vellum tapes laced through the joints.
5537: SPARRMAN, ANDERS. - Voyage au Cap de Bonne-Espérance, et autour du monde avec le capitaine Cook, et principalement dans le pys des Hottentots et des Caffres.Paris, Buisson, 1787. 2 volumes. 4to. With a large folding engraved map, an engraved view of the Cape of Good Hope, and illustrations on 15 engraved plates (5 folding). Contemporary half, tanned sheepskin; rebacked with the original gold- and blind-tooled backstrip laid down.
G8VJM9LOG0V0: SPARWENFELD, JOHAN GABRIEL, DONOR (ERIC BENZELIUS & OLAUS CELSIUS, COMP.). - Catalogus centuriae librorum rarissimorum manuscript. & partim impressorum, Arabicorum, Persicorum, Turcicorum, Graecorum, Latinorum, &c. Uppsala, Johan Henrik Werner (printer to the University), 1706. 4to. Later paper wrappers.
I44FJZ3KMBQV: SPECKLIN, DANIEL. - Architectura von Vestungen, ...Strasbourg, Lazarus Zetzner, 1608. Folio in 4s (34 x 23.5 cm). With the title-page printed in red and black within architectural scrollwork frame engraved by Mattheus Greuter, engraved coat of arms, engraved author's portrait by Johann Theodor de Bry, 24 double-page engraved plates (1 signed by Mattheus Greuter and others attributable to him), and around 30 woodcut illustrations in the text. Lacking 1 single-page plate with 2 figures. Contemporary vellum.
689A52SG7PUR: [SPEELMAN, CORNELIS JANSZOON]. - Journal, oder kurtze Erzehlung des Anfangs, Fort- und Aussgangs des Krieges, welcher zwischen dem König und mehrerer Regierunge des Reichs Macassar und der Oost-Indischen Compagnie der Vereinigten Niederlanden in den Jahren 1666, 1668 und 1669 geführet worden.Hamburg, Gottfried Schulken, 1670. 4to. Disbound, preserving the original endpapers.
F7TF81I3XBY9: [SPEER, DANIËL]. - Zwey nachdänkliche Traum-Gesichte, von dess Türcken Untergang. Zweifels ohn von göttlicher Direction. Herauss gelassen von mehrmals zugetroffen erfahrnem Designante Somniatore. [Ulm, Matthäus Wagner], 1684. 4to. With engraved frontispiece, allegorically illustrating the Ottoman defeat in 1683. Modern wrappers.
HBAAYX84753S: SPIEGEL, ADRIAAN VAN DE. - Isagoges in rem herbariam libri duo. Including: VORSTIUS, Adolphus. Catalogus plantarum horti academici Lugduno Batavi, …Leiden, Elzevier, 1633. 24mo (10.5 x 5.5 cm). With engraved title-page. Contemporary calf, rebacked in the late 19th-century (?).
953B5IHARQJQ: SPIEGHEL, HENDRIK LAURENSZ. - Hart-spieghel.Amsterdam, Cornelis Dircksz. Cool (colophon: printed by Paulus Aertsz. van Ravesteyn), 1615. With woodcut author's portrait by Van Sichem and Van Ravesteyn's woodcut printer's device.With: (2) EPICTETUS. Handt-boexken, ende Cebes tafereel.Including: SPIEGHEL, Hendrik Laurensz. Cebes tafereels kort begrip.Amsterdam, by Cornelis Fransz. for Cornelis Dircksz. Cool, 1615. 2 works in 1 volume (the 2nd in 2 parts). 8vo. Interleaved. Contemporary vellum, manuscript title on spine.
B86DJ001U79O: SPILBERGEN, JORIS VAN AND JACOB LE MAIRE. - Miroir Oost & West-Indical, auquel sont descriptes les deux dernieres navigations, faictes es années 1614. 1615. 1616. 1617. & 1618.Amsterdam, Johannes Janssonius [printed by Izaak Elzevier?], 1621. Oblong 4to (17.5 x 23 cm). With 24 (of 25) engraved plates, including 5 double-page and 10 larger folding. Modern vellum.
9A5BUU07KV2H: SPILBERGEN, JORIS VAN AND JACOB LE MAIRE. - Speculum Orientalis Occidentalisque Indiae navigationum; quarum una Georgii à Spilbergen classis cum potestate Praefecti, altera Jacobi le Maire auspiciis imperioque directa, annis 1614, 15, 16, 17, 18. Exhibens novi in Mare Australe transitus, …Leiden, Niclaes van Geelkerck for Jodocus Hondius, 1619. Oblong 4to (19 x 25 cm). With a large engraving on title-page, and 25 numbered engraved plates with maps and views: 2 large folding (a map of the world and a map of the East Indian archipelago), 5 double-page (mostly bound as fold-outs) and 18 full-page, several with insets. Blind-tooled pigskin (ca. 1700? but probably the book's first binding), in a panel design with 2 large rolls, rebacked.
F65I2KFKWOQZ: SPILBERGEN, JORIS VAN AND STEVEN VAN DER HAGEN. - Historis journael van de voyage gedaen met 3 schepen uyt Zeelant naer d'Oost-Indien onder het beleyt van den commandeur Joris van Spilbergen, syn eerste reyse. In den jare 1601. 1602. 1603. 1604. Als meede beschrijvinge van de tweede voyage ghedaen met 12 schepen na d'Oost-Indien onder den admirael Steven vander Hagen. Amsterdam, Joost Hartgers, 1648. 4to. With a woodcut of 2 ships on the title-page and a folding engraved plate with 6 illustrations (each about 8 x 9 cm). Modern brown goatskin.
K4U923K3PAYC: SPINKS, WALTER. - [Album of watercolours drawn aboard HMS Myrmidon].On board HMS Myrmidon, [1884-]1886[-1887]. Oblong 4to (17.5 x 25 cm). With 25 watercolours (including 1 double-page) and 13 pencil drawings, most of them captioned in pencil. Contemporary half-sheepskin album.
14736: SPINNIKER, ADRIAAN. - Leerzaame zinnebeelden, ... Tweede druk.Haarlem, Jan Bosch, 1757. With engraved frontispiece and 50 beautifully engraved emblems in text. With: (2) SPINNIKER, Adriaan. Vervolg der Leerzaame zinnenbeelden, Spiegel der boetvaardigheid en genade en eenige stichtelyke gezangen.Haarlem, Jan Bosch, 1758. With same engraved frontispiece (with revisions), 30 engraved emblems in text and 4 engraved emblems on plates with letterpress text. 2 volumes bound as 1. 4to. Contemporary gold-tooled, tanned sheepskin.
78UGK856Q9C8: SPINNIKER, ADRIAAN. - Vervolg der leerzaame zinnebeelden, spiegel der boetvaardigheid en genade en eenige stichtelyke gezangen.Haarlem, Jan Bosch, 1758. 2 parts in 1 volume. 4to. With engraved frontispiece, engraving on title-page, 30 engraved emblems in text (ca. 10 x 12.5 cm) by Vincent vander Vinne in the first part, and 4 engraved emblems in text (10 x 12.5 cm) by Jan Caspar Philips in the second part. Contemporary marbled wrappers.
A6CA75ZOP9W8: [SPLENDID CEREMONY - MECHELEN]. - Prael-treyn verrykt door ry-benden, praelwagens, zinne-beelden en andere oppronkingen toegeschikt aen het duyzend-jaerig jubilé van den … heyligen Rumoldus.Mechelen, J.-F. vander Elst, [1775?]. With engraved coat of arms, engraved headpiece, and 16 engraved plates (14 folding).With:(2) [SPLENDID CEREMONY - BRUSSELS]. Beschryvinge van de ry-bende ofte cavalcade, verciert met praelwagens … ter oorsaeke van het vier-honderd-jaerig jubilé van het alderheyligst sacrament van mirakel binnen Brussel den 16 en 29 julii 1770.Brussels, J. vanden Berghen, [1770]. With 5 numbered folding engraved plates.(3) [MEYER, Jean Thomas]. Beschryvinge van het zeven honderdjaerig jubilé van den heyligen Macarius. Ghent, Jean Meyer, [1767]. With 15 mostly folding engraved plates, including a large folding plate showing fireworks (36.5 x 48 cm). 3 works in 1 volume. 4to. Contemporary calf, gold-tooled spine.
L14C44K6RE5X: SPRENGEL, KURT. - Versuch einer pragmatischen Geschichte der Arzneykunde.Halle, Gebauerschen Buchhandlung, 1821-1828. 5 volumes bound as 6. 8vo. With 4 engraved frontispieces. Contemporary dark gray paste-paper boards, with letterpress title-labels on spine.
K6BBTF8SRVLW: SPRENGEL, KURT POLYCARP JOACHIM. - An introduction to the study of cryptogamous plants. In letters.London, J. White, 1807. 8vo. With 10 hand-coloured folding engraved plates. Contemporary calf.
C8PC10DXFFRQ: ST. LO, GEORGE. - England's safety: or, a bridle to the French King. Proposing a sure method for encouraging navigation, and raising qualified seamen ...London, William Miller, 1693. 4to. With a pseudo-heraldic woodcut frontispiece (17 x 12 cm) with letterpress title and motto ("This encouraged, England must flourish."), with as bearing an anchor topped by the royal crown, and other nautical attributes, supported by 2 men, one with a globe and the other with a quadrant, each with a compass at his feet. The British flag flies above it with ships in the background. Set in roman and italic types. 18th-century blue paper wrappers, side stitched through 4 holes, with manuscript title-label on front.
G62H5DIG9JPO: STADEN, HANS. - Beschrijvinghe van America, wiens inwoonders, wildt, naeckt, seer godloos, ende wreede menschen-eters zijn; hoe hy selve onder de Brasilianen lange gevangen geseten heeft, die hem dagelijcks dreygden doot te slaen en t'eten: …Including: Avontuerlijcke, vreemde, ende waerachtighe beschryvinge van het landt America, alwaer Hans van Staden onder de Brasilianen, Tuppin Imbas ghenaemt, lange gevangen geseten heeft, ...Amsterdam, Jan Jacobsz. Bouman, 1660. 2 parts in 1 volume. 4to. With 2 title-pages, the first printed in red and black, each with a different large (7 x 13 cm) woodcut illustration; and 17 smaller (5 x 6.5 cm) woodcut illustrations (plus 12 repeats) in the text, mostly of Brazilian Indians. 20th-century dark brown calf, with older stiff paper wrappers bound in.
H8RC17GNCUVT: STANFORD, EDWARD. - Atlas of the Chinese Empire containing separate maps of the eighteen provinces of China proper ...London [etc.], Morgan & Scott, [1908]. 33.5 x 22.5 cm. With 23 coloured maps (1 key map; 6 double-page). Publisher's red cloth.
K5MABE3DUEBG: [STATES GENERAL - ALGIERS - TREATY]. - Tractaat tusschen haar hoog mogende de heeren Staaten Generaal ... en de regeeringe van Algiers. Geslooten in het jaar 1757.With: (2) Ampliatie tot het tractaat van vrede tusschen ... de Staaten Generaal ... en den Dey en regeering van Algiers. Exhibitum den 10 October 1760.Middelburg, Johan Bakker, [1758]. 4to. With the woodcut coat of arms of the Dutch admiralty on the title-page. Contemporary marbled wrappers.
K5MA7TN6ZXX1: [STATES GENERAL - TREATY - MOROCCO]. - Tractaat van vreede en commercie, geslooten tusschen sijne Majesteit den Keiser van Marocco en de … Staaten Generaal der Vereen. Nederlanden.Including:[drop-title:] Formulier van het pasport …[drop-title:] Translaat van de brief van Muley Abdala, Keiser van Marocco, …The Hague, Jacobus Scheltus, 1777. Small 4to. With the woodcut arms of the States General on the title-page. Disbound.
H7EF5GTTQELM: STAVORINUS, JOHAN SPLINTER. - Voyages par le Cap de Bonne-Espérance dans l'archipel des Molucques, de 1768 a 1771 et de 1774 a 1778 …Paris, Maradan, 1805. 3 volumes. 8vo. With 4 engraved plates (3 folding) and 5 folding engraved maps. 19th-century gold-tooled half sheepskin.
K7OE4HCQKX7J: STEENSTRA, PYBO. - Verhandeling over de klootsche driehoeks-meeting. Bevattende alle de regelen, die men nodig heeft, om, op de kortste en gemakkelykste wyze, allerlei soortAmsterdam, J.W. Yntema & Comp., 1801. 8vo. With numerous woodcut geometrical illustrations in text. Contemporary blue paper wrappers.
3555: STEENWIJK, FRANS VAN. - Klaudius Civilis, in zestien zangen, ... Amsterdam, Pieter Meijer, 1774. Large 4to. With engraved frontispiece by Reinier Vinkeles, included both uncoloured and beautifully hand-coloured and highlighted with gold. Near contemporary half calf (ca. 1800), richly gold-tooled spine.
H7RBM33W6TKB: STEIN, MARC AUREL. - On ancient Central-Asian tracks. Brief narrative of three expeditions in innermost Asia and north-western China.London, MacMillan and Co., 1933. With frontispiece, map and 147 illustrations (some folding). Original publisher's brown/red cloth.
9071: STENGEL, GEORG. - Ova paschalia sacro emblemate inscripta descriptaque.Ingolstadt, (colophon: widow of Joan. Simonis Knab), 1672. 2 parts in 1 volume. 8vo. With engraved title-page, engraved vignette on the title-page of the second part, and 103 engravings in the text (portrait of Ferdinand III of Bohemia and, 100 engraved emblems and 2 others). Contemporary sheepskin parchment.
F49AY16596KH: STENGEL, JOHANN PETERSON. - Gnomonica universalis, sive praxis amplissima geometricè describendi horologia solaria, stabilia quidem juxta omnes species, in quâcunque superficie planâ intra sphaeram rectam & obliquam, tum reflexa, et portatilia, in figuris 233 [= 232]. Ulm, Matthäus Wagner, 1679. 4 parts in 3 volumes. Small 8vo (16 x 9.5 cm). With engraved frontispiece and 105 engraved plates, showing 232 sundials and related mathematical and astronomical figures. 19th-century boards covered with marbled paper, in matching marbled box.
815GIKFFSVEW: STERBEECK, FRANCISCUS VAN. - Theatrum fungorum, oft het tooneel der campernoelien waer inne vertoont wort de gedaante, ken-teeckens, natuere, crachten, voetsel, deught ende ondeught.Antwerp, Joseph Jacobs, 1675. 4to. With folding engraved portrait of the dedicatee (the Antwerp city physician Joh. van Buyten) by Arn. van Westerhout after Car. E. Biset, and 36 mostly folding engraved plates by P. van Sickeleers. Contemporary vellum.
6132: STEVIN, SIMON. - Les oeuvres mathematiques … Ou sont inserées les memoires mathematiques, esquelles s'est exercé le tres-haut & tres-illustre prince Maurice de Nassau, ... Le tout reveu, corrigé, & augmenté par Albert Girard, …Leiden, Bonaventure and Abraham Elzevier, 1634. 6 parts in 1 volume. Folio. With hundreds of woodcut mathematical, astronomical, geometrical and cosmographical illustrations, figures, and tables in text. Contemporary vellum.
I48A877X5NJX: STEVIN, SIMON. - Festung-Bawung, das ist, Kurtze und eygentliche Beschreibung, wie man Festungen bawen, unnd sich wider allen gewaltsamen Anlauff der Feinde zu Kriegszeiten auffhalten, sichern und verwahren möge: ...Frankfurt am Main, Wolfgang Richter for the widow of Levinius Hulsius, 1608. 4to. With a woodcut fortification plan on the title-page and about 30 woodcut illustrations in the text. Lacking the 2 woodcut plates and 3 smaller woodcut slips. 20th-century grey-brown half calf.
I44EE8UGV899: STEVIN, SIMON. - La castrametation, ...Rotterdam, Jan van Waesberge, 1618. With: (2) STEVIN, Simon. Nouvelle maniere de fortification par escluses. ...Rotterdam, Jan van Waesberge, 1618. 2 works in 1 volume. Folio. With more than 50 woodcut illustrations in the text (many full-page or nearly full-page). Contemporary sheepskin parchment.
6237: STEVIN, SIMON. - Kurtzer doch gründlicher Bericht von Calculation der Tabularum Sinuum, Tangentium und Secantium. Sampt deroselben gebrauch in Solvierung oder aufsrechnung aller flachen Triangel.Nuremberg, Simon Halbmayern, 1628. 2 parts in 1 volume. 12mo. With several woodcuts in text. Contemporary boards.
K7ABLTHA3IG8: [STIEGLITZ, CHRISTIAN LUDWIG]. - Descriptions pittoresques de jardins du goût le plus moderne. Ornée de XXVIII planches. Deuxième edition revue et corrigée.Leipzig, George Voss, 1805. 4to. With 28 plates engraved by Schumann, Hüllmann and Darnstedt after designs by Karl August Benjamin Siegel. Later sheepskin parchment, with the title-wrapper bound in.
G84BEU1EVFHI: STIRLING, WALTER FRANCIS. - Arab Types. Syria, [ca. 1918-ca. 1921]. Oblong album (18 x 26 cm). An album containing 14 black and white photographic portraits (mostly about 17 x 12 cm) plus a smaller print of one. Mounted in a ca. 1930 album of black paper leaves (boards covered with black cloth).
BCNA1WMFQHCT: STIRLING-CLARKE, J. - Le cheval et l'amazone. Traité complet de l'équitation des dames.Bruxelles, Widow Parent & sons; Paris, Auguste Goin; Leipzig, Ch. Muquardt, 1861. 8vo. With a chromo-lithographed frontispiece, 3 chromo-lithographed plates and several woodcut illustrations in text. Original publisher's light green printed paper wrappers.
K4QBE8QS6PRF: STIRNN, JOHANNES. - Tractatio juridica de eo quod justum est circa nuptas, vom Recht der Ehe-Weiber; in celeberrima Marburgensium universitate anno 1693. edita.Halle, Hendel, 1734. 4to. Strip of marbled paper on spine.
4799: STOBAEUS, KILIAN. - Opuscula in quibus petrefactorum, numismatum et antiquitatum historia illustratur, in unum volumen collecta.Danzig, G.M. Knochium, 1752-1753. 2 parts in 1 volume. 4to. With 17 numbered figures, including engravings and woodcuts, some with letterpress texts and several folding, plus several unnumbered woodcut illustrations in text. Contemporary half calf.
K4HG7AXDTUUD: STOKRAM, ANDRIES. - Korte beschryvinghe van de ongeluckige weer-om-reys van het schip Aernhem, nevens noch zes andere schepen, onder't gebiedt van den heer Arnout de Vlaming van Outshoorn, van Batavia na het vaderlandt afgevaren, op den 23. december 1661. van welcke gemelte schepen noch drie vermist worden. Amsterdam, Jacob Venckel, 1663. Small 4to (19.5 x 16 cm). Modern marbled wrappers.
L56E01WQGU55: STÖRCK, ANTON VON. - Libellus, quo demonstratur; Cicutam non solum usu interno tutissime exhiberi, sed & esse simul remedium valde utile in multis morbis, qui hucusque curatu impossibles dicebantur. Including: Libellus secundus.Vienna, Johannis Thomae Trattner, 1760. 2 parts in 1 volume. 8vo. With a folding engraved plate. Contemporary calf, gold-tooled spine.
K75BVJ39AB6E: STÖRCK, ANTON VON. - Libellus, quo demonstratur, stramonium, hyosciamum, aconitum non solum tuto posse exhiberi usu interno hominibus, verum & ea esse remedia in multis morbis maxime salutifera.Naples, Benedicti Gessari, 1762. With 3 folding engraved plates.With: (2) STÖRCK, Anton von. Supplementum necessarium de cicuta, ubi simul jungitur cicutae imago aere excusa.Naples, Benedicti Gessari, 1762. With a folding engraved plate. 2 works in 1 volume. 8vo. Contemporary vellum.
2136: STRAAT, PIETER. - D'Oranjeboom verheerlykt [above:] Geslachtboom van de huizen van Oranje en van Nassau, ...(Colophon: Amsterdam, Hendrik de Leth), [1747]. 4to. With an engraved armorial title-page by Hendrik de Leth, with the subtitle in a banderol at the head, a crowned tree representing the family tree of the houses of Orange and Nassau (with 27 family coats of arms), a wreath with an orange tree, the 7 arms of the Dutch provinces and military attributes, the whole beautifully hand-coloured as published. Contemporary gold-tooled calf, by the Van Damme bindery in Amsterdam, each board in a panel design with a figure of Athena as centre-piece, 2 urns with flames and 2 (pommegranate?) flowers as cornerpieces for the inner border, larger pommegranate cornerpieces for the next border, the whole in a third border (withflower and pommegranate roll), a rosette and fillets in each of the spine compartments, gold-tooled board edges, gilt edges, marbled endpapers.
I7CG2FIH9J9J: STRABO. - Rerum geographicarum libri XVII.Paris, typis Regiis [Fédéric Morel], 1620. 2 parts in 1 volume. Folio. With title-page printed in red and black with the engraved coat of arms of Louis XIII, and several woodcut initials, head- and tailpieces. Contemporary gold-tooled parchment, gilt edges.
9072: STRADA, JACOBUS DE [AND BENJAMIN BRAMER]. - Künstliche Abriss allerhandt Wasserkünsten auch Wind- Ross- Handt- unnd Wasser-Mühlen, beneben schönen und nutzlichen Pompen, und andern Machinen, damit das Wasser in die höhe zu erheben, auch lustige Brunnen dergleichen vor diesem nie gesehen worden.Frankfurt am Main, Gerhardo Grevenbruch, 1618. 2 parts in 1 volume. Small folio (29.5 x 18.5 cm). With 2 engraved title-pages by Matthias Merian, 2 large engraved coats of arms and 100 double-page plates. Contemporary vellum, rebacked.
K89EHNKLXUF2: STREETER, EDWIN WILLIAM. - Precious stones and gems, their history and distinguishing characteristics.London, Chapman & Hall, 1877. 8vo. With 5 chromolithographed plates (including frontispiece), a title-page printed in red and black, 2 lithographed plates, 2 photographs mounted on plates, and 2 illustrations in text. Contemporary red morocco, gold-tooled spine with 2 title-labels, and with the arms of the Earl of Derby in gold on front board (bound by Stooker, London).
K6BBB825YM3G: STREINZ, WENZEL MATERN. - Nomenclator fungorum exhibens ordine alphabetico nomina tam generica quam specifica ac synonyma a scriptoribus de scientia botanica fungis imposita.Vienna, Carolus Gorischek, 1862. Large 8vo (24.5 x 15 cm). Contemporary paste-paper board, rebacked with cloth.
H6PGG18IDRLJ: STRUYS, JAN JANSZ. - Drie aanmerkelyke reizen, door Italien, Griekenland, Lyfland, Moscovien, Tartaryen, Meden, Persien, Oostindien, Japan, en verscheiden andere gewesten.Including: HEIDEN, Frans Jansz. van der. Vervaarlyke schipbreuk van 't Oostindiesch jacht Ter Schelling, onder het land van Bengale, …Amsterdam, Steven van Esveldt, 1746. 4to. 2 parts in 1 volume. Part 1 with an engraved title-page, 19 engraved folding plates and 1 engraved folding map; part 2 with an engraved title-page and 12 engraved plates. 19th-century red half sheepskin.
F12ECZ68YIM5: STUART, CHARLES BEEBE. - The naval and mail steamers of the United States. ... Illustrated with thirty-six[!] fine engravings. Second edition. New York, Charles B. Norton; London, Sampson Low, son & Co. (back of title-page: printed by Baker, Godwin & Co., New York), 1853. Large 4to (34 x 27 cm). With chromolithographed frontispiece to the first and tinted lithographed frontispiece to the second part, steel-engraved author's portrait and 32 plates (somewhat irregularly numbered 1-31), including 6 double-page engraved plates and 4 tinted lithographs all printed by Sarony & Major, New York. Publisher's richly gold- and blind-blocked textured cloth.
K6LBL2QOS8H5: STUART, MARTINUS. - De mensch, zoo als hij voorkomt op den bekenden aardbol.Zaltbommel, Johan Noman and son, 1835-1836. 6 parts in 3 volumes. 8vo. With a hand-coloured engraved frontispiece, 6 engraved illustrated title-pages, each with a different hand-coloured vignette, 41 hand-coloured engraved plates by Lodewijk Portman after Jaques Kuyper (all 48 showing tone, possibly mixing crayon manner with aquatint) and 1 folding engraved plate (numbered pl. 1 & pl. 2). Contemporary dark green half sheepskin, gold- and blind tooled spine.
K4UA1JJ2AUYT: STUCKI, JOHANN WILHELM. - Carolus Magnus redivivus, hoc est, Caroli Magni Germanorum, Gallorum, Italorum, et aliarum gentium monarchae potentissimi, cum Henrico M. Gallorum & Navarrorum rege florentissimo comparatio: utriusq[ue] regis historiam breviter complectens, quam regum & principum speculum possis appellare.(Colophon: Zürich, Johann Wolf), 1592. Small 4to (19.5 x 15 cm). With a woodcut portrait of Charlemagne and Henry IV on title-page, two woodcut initials and a woodcut printer's device on the last leaf. 19th-century half calf, gold-tooled spine.
I4BG4PC71NCF: STURM, LEONHARD CHRISTOPH. - Freundlicher Wett-streit der französischen, holländischen und teutschen Krieges-Bau-Kunst, worinnen die Befestigungs-Manier des Hrn. von Vauban an Neu-Breisach, die beste Manier des Hrn. von Coehoorn, und Zweyerley Vostellungen der von L.C. Sturm publicirten, und nach des weit-berühmten Hrn. George Rimplers Maximen eingerichteten Manier, ...Augsburg, Jeremia Wolffens, printed by Peter Detleffsen, 1718. Folio. With 19 engraved plates (18 folding and 1 double-page), numbered I-XIX, and 1 woodcut illustration in text. Modern paper boards.
I48G0CY4TWJ2: STURM, LEONHARD CHRISTOPH. - Architectura militaris hypothetico-eclectica, oder gründliche Anleitung zu der Kriegs-Baukunst, aus den Hypothesibus und Erfindungen der meisten und besten Ingenieurs dargestellet, und mit 79. Kupfer-Tafeln versehen.Nuremberg, Peter Conrad Monath, 1736. 4to. With and engraved portrait of the author as frontispiece, engraved publisher's device on title-page, and 79 figures (numbered I - LXXIX) on 42 folding folding plates. Contemporary vellum.
I47F5QLKJWU8: STURM, LEONHARD CHRISTOPH. - Architectura militaris hypothetico-eclectica, oder gründliche Anleitung zu der Kriegs-Baukunst, aus denen Hypothesibus und Erfindungen derer meinsten und besten Ingenieurs dargestellet.Nuremberg, Peter Conrad Monath, 1719. 4to. With an engraved device on title-page, an engraved headpiece a portrait on the first page of the dedication, engraved author's portrait, 42 engraved plates with 79 illustrations and 23 letterpress tables. Contemporary calf, gold-tooled spine, lovely gold-brocade endpapers.
I47EJ6KIBGHZ: STURM, LEONHARD CHRISTOPH. - Der wahre Vauban, oder der von den Deutschen und Holländern verbesserte französische Ingenieur ...Nuremberg, George Peter Monath, 1761. With an engraved frontispiece and 31 folding engraved plates. With: (2) GOULON, Louis. Bericht von Belagerung und Vertheidigung einer Festung.Nuremberg, George Peter Monath, 1761. With 4 engraved plates. 2 works in 1 volume. 4to. Modern plain paper boards.
20840: SUAREZ DE FIGUEROA, CHRISTOBAL (THOMASO GARZONI). - Plaza universal de todas ciencias, y artes, parte traduzida de Toscano, y parte compuesta por el doctor Christoval Suearez de Figueroa.Perpignan, Luis Roure, 1630 (colophon: 1629). 4to. With title printed in woodcut border with large woodcut coat of arms; interesting woodcut initials and head- and tailpieces. Contemporary mottled calf.
I4E9O2WKYN4F: SUCKOW, LAURENTZ JOHANN DANIEL. - Erste Gründe der Kriegs Baukunst in einem Zusammenhange entworfen.Frankfurt and Leipzig, Tobias Goebhardt, 1769. 4to. With an engraved illustration on title-page and 16 engraved folding plates. Contemporary mottled, tanned sheepskin, gold-tooled spine.
14743: SUETONIUS TRANQUILLUS, GAIUS. - Caesarum XII libri, iam denuo bonorum exemplarium & commentariorum ope emendati, cum M. Antonii Coccii Sabellici commentariis, nihil annotatu dignum dissimulantibus. Jo. Baptistae Egnatii Veneti, annot. in Suetonium. Annotata in eundem, & loca aliquot restitutae per D. Erasmum Roterodamum.Antwerp, Jan van der Loe, 1548. 8vo. With woodcut device on title-page and numerous woodcut initials in text. Later marbled boards.
BC4CEFFPKJIQ: [SULZER, FRANZ JOSEPH (SUBJECT)]. - Der irrende Don Quitschot unsrer zeit, oder Beylage zu den dreyen Sendschreiben des k.k. Rittmeisters, und Auditors bey dem löblichen Dragoner Regimente Savoyen, J. Sulzers über seine litterarische Reise an Herrn Prediger Theodor Lang zu Cronstatt in Siebenbürgen.[Vienna?], 1783. 8vo. Later plain boards.
J7LBFAHOHWXF: SUMNER, CHARLES. - White slavery in the barbary states.London, Sampson Low, son and company, 1853. 8vo. With 37 wood-engraved illustrations in text. Original publisher's gold- and blind-blocked pink cloth, bound by "Bone and son", London.
J1JGG05YMGXS: SUNDEVALL, CARL JACOB AND CARL FREDRIC FALLÉN. - Specimen academicum genera araneidum Sveciæ exhibens.Lund, Berling, 1823. 4to. Disbound.
K35EBDZ3PKSR: [SUPPORT COMMITTEE FOR THE LIBERATION MOVEMENT IN THE GULF]. - The Gulf Solidarity. Volume 2. 1-2. Nov-Dec 1973. Accomplishments of the revolution. Who rules Oman today? Oil and our national battle. News from the Gulf.San Francisco, CA, November-December 1973. 4to (21.5 x 18 cm). With 2 reproductions of photographs and 1 map. Original printed paper wrappers.
K35FNHRXEKM3: [SUPPORT COMMITTEE FOR THE LIBERATION MOVEMENT IN THE GULF]. - The Gulf Solidarity. Iranian invasion - 1 year after. Volume 3: 2-1.San Francisco, CA, spring 1975. 4to (28 x 21.5 cm). With an illustration on the wrappers and some reproductions of photographs and some maps in the text. Original printed paper wrappers.
KCKCSYDK3LC6: [SURINAM - WATERCOLOUR]. - [Four scenes in Surinam].[Surinam?, ca. 1825]. Four pen and watercolour drawings (9.5 x 16 cm; 10 x 16 cm; 14 x 20 cm; 17 x 22 cm). Mounted on 19th-century paper and recently matted.
JAIA4D78WRX2: [SURINAM]. - [Watercolour drawing of a European, a Redimoesoe and several Maroon people in the Surinam jungle].[Surinam?, ca. 1805-1815]. Pencil, pen, wash and watercolour on wove paper (43.5 x 55.5 cm), in a passe-partout (58.5 x 69 cm).
21742: SUSAN, ISSACHAR BEN MORDECAI IBN. - [in Hebrew:] Sefer Ibur shanim.Venice, Giovanni di Gara, [5]339 [= 1578/79]. Small 4to (19.5 x 15 cm). With the title set in an elaborate woodcut architectural arch and 6 round woodcut calendrical or astrological diagrams with text. Set entirely in Hebrew type, the main text in semi-cursive (rabbinical) and the headings in meruba, each of the two styles in at least 3 sizes. Contemporary limp sheepskin wrap-around cover with flap and fastened with strap.
CC2B6DY0632M: SWAGERS, EDOUARD. - Collection complète des oiseaux d'Europe, dessinés et coloriés d'après nature.Amiens, printed by R. Machart, 183[3]. 4to. With 87 fine hand-coloured lithographed plates, and 11 descriptive letterpress double-leaves. Loose as issued, with original publisher's letterpress printed wrappers for 1 part loosely inserted. In modern clam-shell box.
J47E18G2DTIO: SWAMMERDAM, JAN. - Biblia naturae; sive historia insectorum, in classes certas redacta, nec non exemplis, et anatomico variorum animalculorum examine, aeneisque tabulis illustrata. Insertis numerosis rariorum naturae observationibus. Omnia in lingua Batava.. Acc. praefatio, in qua vitam auctoris descripsit H. Boerhaave. Latinam versionem adscripsit H.D. Gaubius. | Bybel der natuure ... of historie der insecten, tot zeekere zoorten gebracht: door voorbeelden, ontleedkundige onderzoekingen van veelerhande kleine gediertens, als ook door kunstige kopere plaaten opgeheldert. ...Leiden, Isaac Severinus, Boudewijn Jansz. van der Aa and Pieter Jansz. van der Aa, 1737-1738. 3 volumes. Folio. With 4 title-pages printed in red and black, each with one of two different engraved vignettes, and with 53 folding engraved plates. Contemporary blind-tooled vellum.
S866: SWAMMERDAM, JAN. - Historia insectorum generalis in qua verissimae mutationum, seu lentae in membra epigeneseos rationes, duce experientia, redduntur, recepta vulgo insectorum metamorphosis solide refutatur ... adjicitur dilucidatio.Leiden, Johannes van Abkoude, 1733. 4to. With 13 engraved plates (of which 8 folding), and 1 folding table. Early 19th-century red half morocco.
M2HFCAM3UFGB: SWARTZ, OLOF PETER. - Icones plantarum incognitarum quas in India Occidental.Erlangen, Johann Jacob Palm, 1794-[1800]. 2 parts in 1 volume. Folio. With XII finely hand-coloured numbered engraved plates. Near contemporary half cloth, marbled sides.
I17B8GF4DA3P: [SWEDEN – PHARMACOPOEIA]. - Pharmacopoea Svecica. Una cum pharmacopoea pauperum Holmensi. Editio quarta emendata.Leipzig, Magnus Swederus, 1787. 8vo. Contemporary bands.
I14ADEA13ESB: [SWEDEN – PHARMACOPOEIA]. - Pharmacopoea Svecica.Stockholm, Henric Fougt, 1775. 8vo. With the engraved arms of the Collegium Medicum on title-page. Contemporary half calf, richly gold-tooled spine.
J8GF70F8BNDN: [SWEDEN – PHARMACOPOEIA]. - De Zweedsche apotheek, naar de tweede verbeterde druk, uit het Latijn vertaald.Amsterdam, Harmanus Keyzer, 1790. Large 8vo (21.5 x 13.5 cm). Contemporary red half sheepskin.
K4QE85PSAMF1: [SWETNAM, JOSEPH] AND WILLEM CHRISTIAENS (TRANSLATOR). - Recht-banck, tegen de luye, korzelighe, en wispeltuyrighe vrouwen.Leiden, Willem Christiaens van der Boxe, 1641. Small 4to (18.5 x 14 cm). With a woodcut on the title-page showing several women assaulting and name-calling a writer. Decorated paper over boards (ca. 1900).
L3QC9GSAA23H: [SWIFT, JONATHAN]. - Travels into several remote nations of the world. In four parts. By Lemuel Gulliver.London, Benjamin Motte, 1726. 4 parts in 2 volumes. 8vo. With an engraved frontispiece portrait of Gulliver, 5 engraved maps and one engraved plate. 19th-century gold-tooled calf, richly gold-tooled spines, gilt edges.
3478: SWINDEN, TOBIAS. - Recherches sur la nature du feu de l'enfer et du lieu où il est situé.Amsterdam, 1757. With 2 folding engraved plates. 19th-century vellum.
23535: SWINDEN, JAN HENDRIK VAN, PIETER NIEUWLAND AND GERARD HULST VAN KEULEN. - Almanach ten dienste der zeelieden voor het jaar 1788.Including:(2) Over het bepalen der lengte op zee door de afstanden van de maan tot de zon, of vaste sterren, ...(3) Van tafelen, ten dienste der zeelieden, en voor al ter bevordering van het bepaalen der lengte op zee, door de afstanden van de maan tot de zon, of de vaste sterren; ...Amsterdam, Gerard Hulst van Keulen, 1787-1788. 3 parts in 1 volume. 8vo. With three title-pages with woodcut printer's device, mathematical figures in the text, letterpress tables, and 4 large printed folding tables. Contemporary half vellum.
K1UDLAE0WFPL: SWINGLE, WALTER TENNYSON. - The date palm and its culture. ... (Reprint from Yearbook of Department of Agriculture 1900).[Washington, Government printing office, 1900]. With 9 plates with black and white photographic reproductions.With:(2) SWINGLE, Walter Tennyson. The date palm and its utilization in the southwestern states.Washington, Government printing office, 1904. With a wood engraved device of the United States department of agriculture on title-page, 21 (of 22) plates (including 2 chromolithographed maps) and 10 illustrations in text.(3) FAIRCHILD, David Grandison. Persian Gulf dates and their introduction into America.Washington, Government printing office, 1903. With the same wood engraved device on title-page and 4 plates with reproductions of photographs.(4) KEARNEY, Thomas Henry. Date varieties and date culture in Tunis.Washington, Government printing office, 1903. With the same wood engraved device on title-page and 10 plates with reproductions of photographs.4 works in 1 volume. 8vo. Modern blue cloth, each work with its original printed paper wrappers bound in.
I18C224G2BUO: [SWITZERLAND - PHARMACOPOEIA]. - Pharmacopoea Helvetica, in duas partes divisa, quarum prior materiam medicam, botanico-physico-medice descriptam, posterios composita & praeparata, modum praeparandi vires & usum exhibet.Including: Syllabus medicamentorum simplicium et compositorum, in Pharmacopoea Helvetica comprehensorum, ...Basel, Johann Rudolf Imhof and sons, 1771. 3 parts in 1 volume. Folio. With engraved frontispiece. Near-contemporary half vellum.
5799: [SWITZERLAND]. - La Suisse illustrée: description et histoire de ses vingt-deux cantons.Paris, Didier, 1851. 4to. 2 volumes. With 2 title-pages, each with a steel-engraved view, double-page coloured map of Switzerland, double-page coloured map of Lake Geneva and the Chamonix Valley, 20 coloured plates of Swiss costumes and 70 steel-engraved views of Switzerland.With: 10 chromolithographed picture postcards of the wine festival in Vevey, 1905.Original publisher’s gold- and blind-blocked cloth, each board with central coloured and gold ornaments and blind borders, gilt edges.
F44BHL2XUOX9: SYMMACHUS, QUINTUS AURELIUS. - Epistolae familiares. Including: ZACCHIA, Laudivius. … in epistolas Turci magni traductio. (Colophon: Strasbourg, Johann Schott for Georg Übelin, 8 August 1510). 4to. 19th-century half calf, tiger marbled sides, tiger marbled paste-downs (rebacked, with original backstrip laid down).
L6OA29G2EFHN: SZYMANSKI, FÉLIX. - Essai sur la guerre dans le Soudan.Lyon, Imprimerie Mougin-Rusand, 1888. Large 8vo (24.5 x 16 cm). With 2 large folding chromolithographed maps (50 x 60 cm; map images 44 x 58 cm; scale 1: 1,000,000), 4 wood-engraved illustrations in the text and 3 original photographic albumen prints (10.5 x 13 cm) mounted on paperboard plates. Contemporary gold-tooled, black goatskin morocco (signed at the foot of the front turn-in by Lucien Magnin in Lyon), richly gold-tooled spine, richly gold-tooled turn-ins, double fillets on board edges, gilt edges.
K64BRH14FD7Z: TABERNAEMONTANUS, JACOBUS THEODORUS. - [Engraved general title-page:] New vollkommen Kräuter-Buch, darinnen uber 3000. Kräuter, mit schönen und kunstlichen Figuren, … [Letterpress title-page:] New vollkommenlich Kräuter-Buch, …Basel, Jacob Werenfels for Johann Königs, 1664. 3 parts in 1 volume. Folio. With a general engraved title-page (a letterpress title in richly engraved borders), 3 letterpress part-titles, and more than 2400 woodcut illustrations in text. Contemporary richly blind-tooled pigskin.
J319XIYNI4LA: [TACHARD, GUY]. - [Drop-title:] Breve ragguaglio di quanto è accaduto in Roma à Sig: Mandarini venuti co[n] il P: Guido Tasciard della compagnia di Giesù, inviato straordinario dal rè di Siam dopo l'Udienza hauuta da N.S. Innocenzo XI.(Colophon: Rome, Domenico Antonio Ercole, 1689). Small 4to (21.5 x 15.5 cm). With decorated woodcut initial on the first page. Disbound.
H6TB9DI76B54: TACHARD, GUY - Voyage de Siam des Peres Jesuites, envoyés par le Roy, aux Indes à la Chine. Avec leurs observations astronomiques, & leurs remarques de physique, de géographie, d'hydrographie, & d'histoire. Enrichi de figures.Amsterdam, Pieter Mortier, 1688. With engraved frontispiece, 29 (of 30) engraved plates and maps (some folding); lacking plate 13, and plate 25 heavily damaged, both provided in facsimile.With:(2) TACHARD, Guy. Second voyage du pere Tachard et des jesuïtes envoyés par le roy, au royaume de Siam. Contenant diverses remarques d'histoire de physique, de geographie, & d'astronomie.Amsterdam, Pieter Mortier, 1689. With engraved frontispiece, engraving in text and 6 engraved folding plates.(3) CHOISY, François Timoléon de. Journal ou suite du voyage de Siam en forme des lettres familieres fait en M.DC.LXXXV et M.DC.LXXXVI.Amsterdam, Pieter Mortier, 1688. 3 works in 1 volume. 12mo. Contemporary calf.
93SAPJYNZ8OA: TACHARD, GUY. - Voyage de Siam des Peres Jesuites, envoyés par le Roy, aux Indes à la Chine. Avec leurs observations astronomiques, & leurs remarques de physique, de géographie, d'hydrographie, & d'histoire. Enrichi de figures. Amsterdam, Pieter Mortier, 1688. 12mo. With a woodcut illustration of a printing office as publisher's device on the title-page, engraved frontispiece and 30 engraved plates (17 double page). Also with 1 decorative woodcut initial, 1 factotum (plus repeats), 1 headpiece and 1 tailpiece. Contemporary vellum.
HCHA93U91U2I: TACHENIUS, OTTO. - Hippocrates chimicus, qui novissimi viperini salis antiquissima fundamenta oftendit ...Hannover, Thomas Heinrich Hauenstein, 1668. With a woodcut device on title-page and a woodcut endpiece on last page.With: (2) TACHENIUS, Otto. Antiquissimae Hippocratiae medicinae clavis manuali experiential in naturae fontibus elaborate, quaper ignem& aquam inaudita method, occulta naturae, & artis, compendiosa operandi ratione manifesta fiunt, dilucidè aperiuntur. Seneca in epistola.Frankfurt, Johann Peter Zubrod, 1669.2 works in 1 volume. 12mo. Contemporary vellum.
HCHD84UPJKK3: TACHENIUS, OTTO. - Hippocrates chimicus, qui novissimi viperini salis antiquissima fundamenta ostendit. … Editio tertia, caeteris magis emendate ac indice locupleti donata.With: (2) TACHENIUS, Otto. Antiquissime Hippocraticae medicinae clavis, ... Editio tertia, ...Leiden, Felix Lopez De Haro and Adrianus Severinus, 1671 (engraved title-page: 1672). 2 works in 1 volume. 12mo. With newly engraved pharmaceutical title-page with a portrait of Hippocrates. Contemporary mottled calf, rebacked with modern endpapers.
H6FEGV30PFJI: [TAFEREEL DER DWAASHEID]. LAW, JOHN (SUBJECT). - Het groote tafereel der dwaasheid, vertoonende de opkomst, voortgang en ondergang der actie, bubbel en windnegotie, in Vrankryk, Engeland, en de Nederlanden, gepleegt in den jaare MDCCXX.[Amsterdam], 1720 [= ca. 1740?]. Folio. With letterpress title-page printed in red and black, 77 engraved plates (including 2 made up of 4 separate prints each, mounted to form 2 leaves together). Most are double-page and several are larger folding sheets, and they include 4 maps and the plate with the complete set of 52 playing cards. Contemporary mottled calf, gold-tooled spine with modern title-label.
FB4F8TZOP9W8: [TAFEREEL DER DWAASHEID]. - [Collection of satirical plates and illustrated poems related to Het groote tafereel der dwaasheid].Including: -11 very rare broadsheets, each of the first 10 with a satirical poem and 1 or more woodcut illustrations, the last with a verse by Joost van den Vondel and an engraved illustration.[Netherlands, ca. 1720] (items 1-10); Rotterdam, Pieter vander Veer, 1721 (item 11). 1mo. Modern green half cloth.-8 engraved prints with letterpress text by Jan de Ridder.[Netherlands, ca. 1720]. Folio. Modern green half cloth.-45 engraved satirical plates (including 2 made up of 4 separate prints each, and with a duplicate plate).[Netherlands, ca. 1721]. Various formats. Each in passepartout.-12 separate prints (a few with letterpress text) and 2 copies of an engraved map in 2 parts, showing the coast of South America and the South Sea.[Netherlands, ca. 1721]. Various formats. The whole kept together in a large 20th-century green half cloth portfolio (50×70 cm).
K5UFICQTZ9A1: [TAFEREEL DER DWAASHEID]. - De vervallen actionisten hersteld, door den triompheerden Arlequin. [The ruined share-holders restored by the triumphant Harlequin].[Amsterdam, ca. 1720]. Bifolium (31.5 x 40 cm). Engraved print, with title on top and engraved verse in Dutch below, in 4 columns. The illustration coloured by hand. In passepartout (40 x 50 cm).
J53AGXMLRX1C: TAGORE, SOURINDRO MOHUN (SAURINDRA MOHANA THAKURA). - A few specimens of Indian songs.Calcutta (Kolkata), published by the author, printed by I.C. Bose & Co. (The Stanhope Press), 1879. Royal 8vo (23.5 x 15 cm). Set in Devanagari (for Sanskrit and Hindi), Bengali (for Bengali) and roman types with incidental italic and textura gothic. The present copy has the dedication leaf for Lord Robert Bulwer-Lytton, Viceroy and Governor-General of India, printed in blue with an elaborate red border built up from typographic ornaments. Contemporary gold-tooled green sheepskin, made in Calcutta for the author, probably for presentation, each board with a decorative roll outer border, a thick-thin inner border with 4 large waterlily cornerpieces, the front board with the author's family crest and motto, the back board with an ornamental centrepiece, title in the 2nd of 5 fields on the spine, the others with decorations, gold-tooled board edges and turn-ins, gilt edges.
J4PG53IL968J: TAGORE, SOURINDRO MOHUN (SAURINDRA MOHANA THAKURA). - Victoria Sámrájyan, or Sanskrit stanzas [with a translation] on the various dependencies of the British Crown, each composed and set to the respective national music in commemoration of the assumption by ... Queen Victoria of the diadem - "Indiae Imperatrix." ... Second edition.Calcutta (Kolkata), published by the author, printed by I.C. Bose & Co. (The Stanhope Press), 1882. Royal 8vo (23.5 x 15 cm). With more than 25 woodcut tailpieces (plus a couple repeats) showing Indian musical instruments. Contemporary gold-tooled green sheepskin, made in Calcutta for the author, probably for presentation, each board with a decorative roll outer border, a thick-thin inner border with 4 large waterlily cornerpieces, the front board with the author's family crest and motto, the back board with an ornamental centrepiece, title in the 2nd of 5 fields on the spine, the others with decorations, gold-tooled board edges and turn-ins, gilt edges.
L37DKOYB3D8U: TARENGHI, ENRICO. - [Carpet sellers and a dromedary beside the Nile].[Rome?, late 19th century?]. Watercolour on a large sheet of paper (image size: 74.5 x 52 cm), signed at the foot right: "E. Tarenghi". Contemporary (?) gilt wooden frame (89.5 x 66 cm), behind plastic.
I44ALB6FPQZC: TÁRREGA Y DE ARIAS, BERNABÉ. - Compendio de fortificacion para el uso de los oficiales de infantería.Toledo, José de Céa, 1867-1869. 2 parts in 1 volume. 8vo. With 7 folding lithographed plates. Contemporary green half morocco.
FBNIUMR1MSG6: TASSO, TORQUATO. - Il Re Torrismondo tragedia.Venice, Fabio & Agostino Zoppini, 1588. 12mo or long 24mo in 12s (13.5×7 cm). With the Zoppinis' woodcut device on the title-page, a woodcut headpiece, several woodcut tailpieces, several woodcut decorated initials (3 series), and cast fleurons. Gold- and blind-tooled overlapping sheepskin (ca. 1900?).
J7OCKW2MDXY8: TAUNTON, THOMAS HENRY. - Portraits of celebrated racehorses of the past and present centuries in strictly chronological order, commencing in 1702 and ending in 1870[,] together with their respective pedigrees and performances recorded in full.London, Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington, 1887-1888. 4 volumes. 4to. With a frontispiece in each volume, and a total of 459 (of 460) plates (mostly collotypes and engravings, a few line- and photo-engravings). Original publisher's red half sheepskin, cloth sides with a racehorse in gold on front boards.
J6MB6RXSCVBC: TAVERNIER, JEAN-BAPTIST AND JAN HENDRIK GLAZEMAKER (TRANSLATOR). - De zes reizen van de heer J. Bapt. Tavernier, Baron van Aubonne, die hy, gedurende de tijt van veertig jaren, in Turkijen, Persiën, en in d'Indiën, langs alle de wegen, die derwaarts strekken, gedaan heeft. Eerste [Tweede; Darde] deel; ...Amsterdam, widow of Johannes van Someren, 1682. 3 parts in 2 volumes. 4to. With an engraved frontispiece and engraved author's portrait in volume one, two folding engraved maps in volume 2, and a total of 68 engraved plates, including 27 folding. Some of the plates signed by Jan Luyken. Contemporary or near contemporary vellum, modern endpapers.
M2ACVI942UQX: TAYLER, WILLIAM. - Sketches illustrating the manners and customs of the Indians and Anglo Indians.London, Thomas McLean, 1842. Large folio (54,5 x 37,5 cm.). With 6 hand coloured lithograph plates and a lithographed title. Contemporary half calf with cloth sides, gold tooled title on front cover.
F2R9GBSOFHAK: TAYLOR, ELLEN M. - Madeira: Its scenery and how to see it. With letters of a year's residence, and lists of the trees, flowers, ferns, and seaweeds.London, Edward Stanford, 1882. 8vo. With a wood-engraved frontispiece, a lithographed folding map of the island of Madeira and a lithographed folding plan of the city of Funchal. Also with a publisher's advertisement at the end with "books useful for visitors to Madeira" from the publisher Trübner and Co., London. Original publisher's black- and gold-blocked green cloth.
23449: TEELLINCK, WILLEM. - Zephaniae waerschouwinge, om te voor-comen den onder-gang Jerusalems: oock passende op de tegenwoordige ghelegentheyt onses weerden Vader-lants.Middelburg, Hans van der Hellen for Marten Jansz. Brandt, Amsterdam, 1623. 4to. With Brandt's charming woodcut device on title-page. Contemporary half calf.
K3NEC1BXPBLO: TEIXEIRA, PEDRO, [MIR KHWAND AND TURAN SHAH]. - Relaciones de Pedro Teixeira d'el origen descendencia y succession de los reyes de Persia, y de Harmuz, y de un viage hecho por el mismo autor dende la India Oriental hasta Italia por tierra.Antwerp, Hieronymus Verdussen, 1610. 8vo. With a woodcut on title-page. 17th century mottled calf, richly gold-tooled spine, red edges.
A49GBGOX0243: [TELESFORO DA COSENZA]. - Livre merveilleux, contenant en bref la fleur et substance de plusieurs traittez, tant des propheties & revelations, qu'anciennes croniques, faisant mention de tous les faictz de l'Eglise Universelle, co[m]me des scismes, discords & tribulations advenir en l'Eglise de Rome, & d'un temps auquel on ostera & tollira aux ge[n]s d'eglise & clergé, ... Paris, Thibault Bessault, 1565. 8vo. With Bessault's woodcut device on the title-page. 18th-century French grained red morocco (ca. 1745?), gold-tooled spine with pointillé ornaments, each board framed with thin-thick-thin fillets with a rosette(?) stamped over their intersections at the corners, gold-tooled turn-ins, gold fillets on the board edges, gilt edges.
22367: TELESIO, BERNARDINO. - De colorum generatione opusculum.Naples, Josephus Cacchius, 1570. 4to. With large woodcut device on title. Modern vellum, preserved in an orange half morocco box.
ICFC7G63Q7MO: [TELFAIR, CHARLES]. - An account of the conquest of the island of Bourbon.London, Thomas Egerton (back of title-page and colophon: G. Hayden), 1811. 8vo. With a folding lithographed plan of Saint-Denis. Contemporary dark green cloth, rebacked with the original backstrip laid down.
D329MFC3UKU0: [TEMMINCK, COENRAAD JACOB]. - Las posesiones holandesas en el archipiélago de la India.Manila, Miguel Sanchez, 1855. 8vo. Modern red half calf, preserving the original pink lithographed wrappers.
3504: TENSINI, FRANCESCO. - La fortificatione guardia difesa et espugnatione delle fortezzi esperimentata in diverse guerre.Venetia, Antonio Bariletti, 1630. Large folio (38 x 27.5 cm). With richly engraved allegorical frontispiece, engraved portrait of the author, and 48 fine engraved fortification plates (11 double-page), by Fillippo Sadeler. Contemporary calf, gold-tooled fillets on boards, richly gold-tooled spine, Rebacked, with the original backstrip laid down, later endpapers.
F4QFG1YNZ8OA: TERENCE (TERENTIUS AFER, PUBLIUS). - Comoediae sex, ... commentario perpetuo illustratae. Accedunt interpretes vetustiores, Aelius Donatus, ... Frid. Lindenbruchii observationes ... Curavit Arn. Henr. Westerhovius. The Hague, Pierre Gosse, 1726. 3 parts in 2 volumes, bound as 1. 4to (26 x 21.5 x 12 cm). With 2 title-pages printed in red and black, each preceded by the same frontispiece, and a full-page portrait of Terence. Mottled richly gold-tooled calf (1771 or shortly before), each board with the crowned Zwolle coat of arms above a panel with "ZWOLLÆ." as centrepiece. The binding was made by the First Zwolle Prize bindery, tentatively associated with Simon Clement, with the manuscript prize inscription from the rector of the Zwolle gymnasium dated summer 1771.
L59CNBKDPSCK: [TERRA-COTTA DEMON]. - [Humbaba, demon guardian of the Forest of Cedars].[Elam? (on the northwest Gulf coast, now in Iran), soon after 2000 BC]. Terra-cotta face (8.5 x 7.5 x 2.5 cm) in bas-relief, slightly concaved on the back.
K51EGMDSKF86: [TETRAPTYCH ICON]. - [Incipit:] Kr[es]tou tvoemou pokli[!]naemsya vl[adi]koi s[vya]toe voskresenie tvoe slavim [= We bow before your cross, master, and praise your holy resurrection].[Moscow or vicinity?, ca. 1810?]. A Russian Orthodox brass icon comprising 4 panels hinged to each other (15 x 9.5 x 1.5 cm closed; 15 x 35.5 x 0.5 cm open), each of the 4 interior sides with 5 relief scenes with a blue enamel background (1 scene in the onion-dome top and 1 in each of the 4 quarters of the square body), each scene with an inscription above it. Further with a brass relief veneration of the cross on the front of the exterior in a decorated architectural frame, with an oval at the head bearing the text transcribed above.
D7QCQFYD4ZB1: [TEXAS REPUBLIC]. - Ordinances and decrees of the consultation, provisional government of Texas and the convention, which assembled at Washington March 1, 1836. By order of the secretay[!] of State. Houston, National Banner Office (printed by Niles & Company). 1838. 8vo. Modern brown half morocco (SANGORSKI & SUTCLIFFE, London).
H18CARZM7N1R: [TEYSSIER DES FARGES, GEORGE AIMÉ]. TOUCHSTONE, S.F. (PSEUDONYM). - Les chevaux de course[:] pedigree - description - historique. 60 portraits en couleur par V.-J. Cotlison, L. Pénicault et Le Nail. Texte orné de 182 vignettes … = Historique des étalons pur-sang Anglais et Français et des juments Françaises les plus célèbres ayant paru sur le turf de 1764 à 1887.Paris, J. Rothschild, 1889. Oblong folio (24.5 x 37 cm). With 2 title-pages in red and black, each with a different vignette; 60 chromolithographed plates, highlighted with gum arabic and lithographed by Thurwanger, each facing an inserted letterpress leaf with a pedigree of the horse portrayed. Further with 182 lithographed vignettes in the text. Contemporary gold- and blind-blocked brown morocco, with the original publisher's front wrapper (lithographed and hand-coloured) mounted on the front board in a wide decorated gold frame, gold-tooled turn-ins, gilt edges, white glazed endpapers with a watered-silk pattern, signed on the front board, "A SOUZE A. LENEGRE REL.", meaning Auguste Souze and Antoine Lenègre the younger in Paris.
I1795LJUO2NI: [THE HAGUE - PHARMACOPOEIA]. COLLEGIUM MEDICORUM. - Pharmacopoea Hagana ex auctoritate magistratus poliatrorum opera instaurata et aucta.The Hague, Frederik Boucquet, 1738. 4to. With frontispiece engraved by David Coster and 2 folding engraved tables of pharmacological symbols with their meanings. Contemporary vellum.
J8GFS103QSKC: [THE HAGUE - PHARMACOPOEIA]. - Haegsche apotheek op het gezag der magistraet, door den arbeid der stads-soctoren, volgens, den laetsten vernieuwen en verbeterden Latynsche druk vertaeld.Including: Nareede van den boekverkooper.The Hague, Johannes de Cros, 1762. 4to. With the title-page printed in red and black with an engraved view of The Hague and a frontispiece engraved by David Coster showing the god of medicine Asklepios. Contemporary red half sheepskin.
ICFB4KD12N5L: THEOBALD, JOHN (EDITOR) [AND JOHN PRINGLE (COMPILER)]. - Medulla medicinae universae: or, a new compendious dispensatory: compiled … for the use of the military hospital abroad... The sixth edition.London, J. Whiston, B. White and R. Baldwin, 1761. 12mo (16.5 x 9.5 cm). Contemporary calf, with gold fillets.
74RD10G5BNTU: THEOCRITUS, HESIOD, AND OTHERS. - [Indication of contents in Greek followed by Latin:] Haec insunt in hoc libro. Theocriti Eclogae triginta. Genus Theocriti & De inventione bucolicorum. Catonis Romani sententiae paraeneticae Distichi. Sententiae septem sapientum. De invidia. Theognidis megarensis siculi sententiae Elegiacae. Sententiae monostichi per capita ex variis poetis. Aurea carmina Pythagorae. Phocylidae Poema admonitorium. Carmina Sibyllae erythraeae De Christo Jesu domino n[ost]ro. Differentia vocis. Hesiodi Theogonia. Eiusdem Scutum Herculis. Eiusdem Georgicon libri duo.Venice, Aldus Manutius, February "1495" [=1496]. Folio. With 8 fine woodcut headpieces (2 by the famous Poliphilus master) plus 29 repeats, and 23 woodcut outline interlaced initials (3 series: 3-line, 5-line and 7-line) plus 16 repeats. Modern red morocco, gold- and blind-blocked.
18860: THEODOSIUS. - Sphaericorum libri tres, nunquam antehac graece excusi. Paris, André Wechel, 1558. Small 4to (21 x 14 cm). With woodcut publisher's Pegasus device on title-page (repeated on last page), numerous woodcut mathematical diagrams in text, woodcut headpieces and decorated initials. 18th-century tanned sheepskin, gold-tooled spine and board edges.
F6BA0XRBPUPB: THÉVENOT, MELCHISEDEC JEAN-BAPTISTE. - Alle de gedenkwaardige en zeer naauwkeurige reizen …; mitsgaders de voornaamster byzonderheden van d'Archipel, Konstantinopolen, 't Heilige Land, Egypten, de woestynen van Arabie, Mekka … Amsterdam, Gerrit Bos, 1731. 4to. With engraved title-page, standing portrait of the author in Eastern garb, 19 engraved plates (including 2 folding) drawn, etched and engraved by Jan Luyken. 18th-century half calf, sprinkled-paper sides, refurbished in the 19th century and with a 20th-century spine label.
21180: THEVENOT, MELCHISEDECH. - L'art de nager, demontré par figures, avec des avis pour se baigner utilement. Paris, Thomas Moette, 1696. 12mo. With 35 engraved plates of people swimming by Charles Moette. Contemporary calf.
17996: THOMAS, ANTOINE, THE KANGXI EMPEROR AND OTHERS. - Brevis relatio eorum, quae spectant ad declarationem Sinarum Imperatoris KamHi circa caeli, Cumfucii, et avorum cultum, datam anno 1700. ...Augsburg and Dillingen, Johann Kaspar Bencard, 1703. Small 8vo (15.5 x 9 cm). Contemporary sheepskin parchment.
K64AEII3I7X2: THOMAS, WILLIAM, CAPTAIN. - Good newes from sea, being a true relation of the late sea-fight, betweene Captain William Thomas, captain of the 8th Whelp, now imployed for the service of the King and Parliament, against Captaine Polhill, captaine of the ship call'd the May flower Admirall of Falmouth, with the taking of the said ship. London, Lawrence Blaiklock, 26 June 1643. Small 4to (19 x 14 cm). Dark blue half morocco (ca. 1870), gold-tooled spine, gilt edges, marbled boards with gold fillets, bound by Riviere, with the binder's stamp on flyleaf.
S955: THOMPSON, WILLIAM. - The new and complete bird-fancier, or Bird-fancier's recreation and delight ... assisted by G. Wright, ... A new edition, corrected and improved. London, H. Hogg (printed by Rider and Weed), [1816/17]. 12mo. With a hand-coloured engraved frontispiece illustrating 12 songbirds. Modern marbled boards.
LBSFOD5NER1N: THOU (THUANUS), JACQUES-AUGUSTE DE. - Hieracosophioy, sive de re accipitraria libri tres.Paris, Mamert Patisson, King’s Printer “in officina Robert Estienne”, 1584. Small 4to (22 x 15 cm). With the late Robert I Estienne's large woodcut device on the title-page. With the poem and Thou's 11-page verse letter to Philippe Huralt in italic type and the preliminaries and some end matter in roman. Half parchment (ca. 1892).
E4BF131DOXZX: THÜMMEL, HANS WILHELM VON. - Historische, statistische, geographische und topographische Beiträge zur kenntniss des herzogthums Altenburg. Altenburg, 1818. Folio. With 38 hand-coloured engraved portraits (a few with signatures of the subjects), 1 uncoloured engraved portrait, engraved map of the area by L. Michaelis after A. Krehan, small engraved map in text showing the districts Paditz and Kotteritz, and 1 engraved text. Contemporary boards.
S540: THUNBERG, CARL PETER. - Resa uti Europa, Africa, Asia, förrättad åren 1770-1779. Uppsala, Joh. Edman, 1788-1793. 4 volumes. 8vo. With 9 full-page and 1 folding engravings, depicting African and Japanese weapons and ornaments. Early 19th-century half calf.
H7FABCXL1TQK: THUNBERG, KARL PETER. - Travels in Europe, Africa, and Asia …London, W. Richardson and J. Egerton (vols I-III) and F. and C. Rivington (vol. IV), [1793?]-1795. 4 volumes. 8vo. With 11 engraved plates (1 folding). Contemporary gold-tooled tree calf, green ribbon markers.
FA7FOWKLY36G: THUNBERG, CARL PETER AND JONAS NICLAS AHL. - Specimen ichthyologicum de Muraena et Ophichtho, ... in audit. Horti Botanici, d. 27 Jun. 1789. ... Uppsala, Johan Edman, [1789]. 4to. With 2 engraved plates by Ahl, showing 4 different species of Muraena. Disbound.
5667: [THURAH, LAURIDS DE]. - Den Danske Vitruvius … | Le Vitruve Danois … | Der Dänische Vitruvius.Copenhagen, Ernst Henrich Berlings, 1746-1749. 2 volumes. Imperial folio (48 x 30.5 cm). With richly engraved architectural frontispiece, and 281 engraved and etched plates, including 5 double-page, with architectural plans, designs and views of the Danish castles, manors, public buildings, churches, etc., including beautiful bird's-eye views of houses and gardens, views of the city of Copenhagen, etc., as well as interior architectural designs for mantelpieces, doorways, altars, pulpits, etc., by Michael Keijl and C.L. Wüst, after the drawings by L. de Thurah (Thieme & Becker attribute the views to J.J. Bruun). 20th-century half brown goatskin, gold-tooled spine.
K6FDK89EU4EB: THURET, GUSTAVE ADOLPHE AND JEAN-BAPTISTE ÉDOUARD BORNET. - Études phycologiques. Analyses d'algues marines.Paris, G. Masson (back of half-title: E. Martinet), 1878. Folio. With 51 engraved plates. Later black half sheepskin.
E8UE0U2XUOX9: THUYS, JACQUES. - Ars notariatus. Dat is: Conste en[de] stijl van notarischap: begrepen in Theorijcke ende Practijcke... Desen derden druck, grootelijcken vermeerdert ende verbetert ...Antwerp, Arnout s'Conincx, 1590. Small 8vo (15.5 x 10 cm). With woodcut publisher's device (with letterpress motto "Virtute et constantia") on title-page, a woodcut tail-piece and woodcut decorated initials (3 series). Set in textura types with incidental roman, with sample documents set in civilité with incidental italic. 17th-century parchment.
I4E9AZDU1ABI: TIEDEMANN, BENNO VON. - Der Festungskrieg im Feldzuge gegen Frankreich 1870-1871.Berlin, Gustav Hempel, 1872. Large 8vo (24.5 x 16 cm). With 19 lithographed plates, some folding. Contemporary half calf.
I48CHMM6LSID: TIELKE, JOHANN GOTTLIEB. - Unterricht für die Offiziers die sich zu Feldingenieurs bilden, oder doch den Feldzügen mit Nutzen beywohnen wollen, durch Beyspiele aus dem letzten Kriege erläutert, und mit nöthigen Plans versehen...Vienna, Johann Thomas Edlen von Trattner, 1785. 8vo. With an engraved frontispiece and 32 folding engraved plates. 19th-century green half morocco.
I44A2IR5GOXF: TIELKE, JOHANN GOTTLIEB. - Unterricht für die Officiers, die sich zu Feld-Ingenieurs bilden, oder doch den Feldzügen mit nutzen beywohnen wollen, durch Beyspiele aus dem letzten Kriege erläutert, und mit nöthigen Plans versehen ... Vierte rechtmässige und vermehrte Auflage.Dresden and Leipzig, Johann Samuel Gerlach, 1787. 8vo. With an engraved frontispiece, engraved armorial headpiece on leaf A3, 32 (folding) engraved plates and 5 letterpress folding tables. Later paper-covered boards.
K7GC5A5HYM7X: TIGNY, F. MARTIN GROSTÊTE DE. - Histoire naturelle des insectes, composée d'après Réaumur, Geoffroy, Degeer, Roesel, Linnée, Fabricius, et les meilleurs ouvrages qui ont paru sur cette partie; rédigée suivant la méthode d'Olivier.Paris, Deterville, 1801. 10 volumes bound as 5. 12mo. With 110 engraved plates, including 106 coloured by a contemporary hand. Contemporary green half calf, gold-tooled spines.
F56FDF7PO4NR: TILESIUS, ADOLPH VON [=WILHELM GOTTLIEB TILESIUS VON TILNAU]. - Naturhistorische Abhandlungen und Erläuterungen besonders die Petrefactenkunde betreffend[.] Kassel, Johann Christian Krieger & Co., 1826. Royal 4to (31 x 21 cm). With 8 numbered hand-coloured lithographed folding plates. Contemporary red grained gold-tooled sheepskin, richly gold-tooled spine.
96LEWGGE41JO: TIMKOWSKI, EGOR FEDOROVITCH. - Voyage à Peking, à travers la Mongolie en 1820 et 1821. Paris, Dondey-Dupré père et Fils, 1827. 2 text volumes (8vo) and one atlas volume (folio). With lithographed title-page, 3 lithographed maps and plans, 8 lithographed plates with copies after Chinese and other drawings. Text volumes in contemporary half calf and atlas in original brown wrappers.
KBSD1P6ZDLWJ: TIRION, ISAAK. - Nieuwe en beknopte hand-atlas. Bestaande in eene verzameling van eenige der algemeenste en nodigste landkaarten; ... na de alderlaatste ontdekkingen van De L'Isle en anderen opgesteld.Amsterdam, [widow of] Isaak Tirion, [1770]. Folio (42 x 26.5 cm). With 109 engraved maps (106 double-page and 3 larger folding; plate size mostly ca. 30 x 34 cm), all coloured as published. Contemporary half calf.
I48F536RSO0O: [TISSOT, FRANÇOIS LOUIS PIERRE AUGUSTE]. - Cahiers militaires, portatifs. Contenant une nouvelle idée sur le génie & plusieurs autres pièces interessantes & utiles pour le lecteur.Genève, J.A. Nouffer, 1778. 4to. With 13 folding engraved plates. Contemporary mottled calf, richly gold-tooled spine.
H7FCBFETIKOX: TITSINGH, ISAAC. - Bijzonderheden over Japan behelzende een verslag van de huwelijks plegtigheden, begrafenissen en feesten der Japanezen …The Hague, Widow J. Allart, 1824-1825. 2 volumes. 8vo. With engraved title-pages and 4 folding, etched (and partly aquatint) plates, all in original publisher's hand-colouring. 19th-century half cloth.
H61BFWWJLAPY: TITSINGH, ISAAC. - Cérémonies usitées au Japon, pour les mariages, les funérailles, et les principals fêtes del'année; … Orné de 24 gravures, faites d'après des peintures japonaises.Paris, Nepveu (back of half-title: printed by d’Hautel), 1822. 3 volumes. 18mo. With 23 (of 24?) etched plates (including 3 as frontispiece, and 17 folding), all but one in contemporary hand-colouring. Late 19th-century, gold-tooled brown half morocco, gilt edges.
21507: TJASSENS, JOHAN. - Zee-politie der Vereenichde Nederlanden verthoont in een tafel, ende twee kleyne boecken … Waer achter ghevoecht zijn eenighe saecken tot onderrechtinge en kennisse tot de politie dienende.The Hague, Johan Veely, 1652. 4to. Contemporary vellum.
S1771: TOKUNAGA, SHIGEYASU (EDITOR). - Report of the first scientific expedition to Manchoukuo under the leadership of Shigeyasu Tokunaga. June - October 1933. Section V [Zoology]. Tokyo, Office of the Scientific Expedition to Manchoukuo, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University, 1934-1939. 12 volumes (26.5 x 19 cm). With many illustrations in text, 287 full-page plates (126 coloured) and a folding table. Original publisher's stiff printed wrappers.
988FIHY3BYBS: TOLLEN, GERRIT VAN DER, AND SHOEI MOTOKI. - Kaigan hojutsu biyo.Edo (Tokyo), Kyoto & Osaka, Yamazakiya Seishichi and others, Kaei 5 [= 1852]. 5 volumes. (26 x 18 cm). With about 65 woodcut illustration figures (including 6 double-page, each printed from 2 separate woodblocks) showing views and diagrams including coastal fortresses, cannons and their carriages, mortars, tools, shot, incendiary projectiles and ships. Contemporary black paper wrappers, bound in the traditional Japanese manner, in a modern Japanese black cloth maru chitsu (wrap-around case).
S821: TONINI, FERDINAND. - Prospetto cromo-litografíco confrontativo tolto dal vero dei funghi mangerecci coi funghi velenosi o sospetti i più comuni ... Como, printed by the sons of Carlantonio Ostinelli (lithographed by Vasalli, Milano), 1845. Oblong 4to (25.5 x 35.5 cm). With lithographed and letterpress title-page, and 15 partly hand-coloured lithographs on 8 leaves with descriptive letterpress text. Original printed wrappers, with a wide variety of decorative types and borders.
F45C7VWR5F56: TOPINARD, PAUL. - Étude sur les races indigènes de l'Australie.Paris, A. Hennuyer, 1872. 8vo. Contemporary blue half cloth.
21824: TORELLI, GUISEPPE. - De nihilo geometrico, libri II. Verona, Augostino Carattoni, 1758. With a woodcut vignette on the title-page (with a globe, book and instruments), and many fine-line diagrams in text.With:(2) SALADINI, Girolamo. Elementa geometriae infinitesimorum. Libri tres.Bologna, Tommaso d'Aquino, 1760. Title-page with an engraved vignette of a putto with drafting instruments and an armillary sphere, and with numerous diagrams on 9 folding engraved plates.(3) CARNOT, Lazare. Oeuvres mathématiques.Basel, J. Decker, 1797. With a stipple-engraved (and aquatint) frontispiece portrait of Carnot by Jean Jacques de Mechel, and 6 diagrams on a folding engraved plate. 3 works in 1 volume. 8vo. Contemporary half tanned sheepskin, gold-tooled spine.
D1OCWDPH6BFH: TORÉN, OLOF. - Voyage de Mons. Olof Torée[,] Aumonier de la Compagnie Suedoise des Indes Orientales, fait à Surate, à la Chine &c.Milan, Reycends brothers, 1771.With:(2) ECKEBERG, Carl Gustaf. Précis historique de l'économie rurale des Chinois.Milan, Reycends brothers, 1771.(3) BLACKFORD, Dominique de. Précis de l'état actuel des colonies Angloises dans l'Amérique Septentrionale. Milan, Reycends brothers, 1771. 3 works in 1 volume. 12mo. Contemporary French mottled calf, gold-tooled spine.
21524: TORÉN, OLOF. - Voyage de Mons. Olof Torée aumonier de la Compagnie Suedoise des Indes Orientales, fait à Surate, à la Chine &c. depuis le prémier avril 1750. jusqu'au 26. juin 1752.Milan, Les Freres Reycends, 1771. 12mo. Contemporary blue paper wrappers.
I3IBUUQYI836: [TORINUS (THORER), ALBANUS (ED).]. - De re medica huic volumini insunt ...(Colophon: Basel, Andreas Cratander, 1528). Folio. With woodcut printer's device on title-page, repeated on final page, 2 pages with 4-piece decorative woodcut borders (some blocks initialled I.F.) and numerous woodcut decorated initials. 18th-century half calf, with marbled paper in a tree pattern on sides, gold-tooled spine with the coat of arms of the Russian Tsars.
K2QFFYILM5XM: TORNBERG, CARL JOHAN. - Numi Cufici regii numophylacii Holmiensis, quos omnes in terra Sueciae repertos.Uppsala, Leffler and Sebell, 1848. 4to. With 14 lithographed plates. Contemporary blind-blocked cloth.
LCFF6NQTH7L8: TORQUEMADA, JUAN DE (JOHANNES DE TURRECREMATA). - [Expositio super toto psalterio, incipit:] Ad sanctissimum ac beatissimum dominum dominum Pium Secundum Pontificem Maximum editio in librum psalmorum quem alii soliloquium dicunt incipit feliciter … [colophon:] Explanatio in psalterium …(Colophon: Augsburg, printed by Johann Schüssler), [1470/71]. Folio (30 x 22 cm). Set in a single type, largely a rotunda gothic but with some roman influences with 35 lines per page, with about 150 manuscript "Lombardic" initials in red ink, the lines introducing the commentary for each psalm underscored and with manuscript paragraph marks, both in red ink. Late 19th-century(?) half vellum, boards covered with 2 leaves from a Latin Vulgate Bible printed on vellum.
18832: TORRENTINUS, HERMANNUS (HERMAN VAN DER BEKE). - Elucidarius poeticus co[n]tinens historias poeticas, fabulas, insulas regiones, urbes, fluvios, mo[n]tesq[ue] insigniores, atq[ue] huiusmodi alia, …Antwerp, Michiel Hillen van Hoogstraten, 1527. With the title in an elaborate woodcut border. With: (2) [FIOCCHI, Andrea Dominico (Andras Dominicus FLOCCUS)] under the name of Lucius FENESTELLA. De magistratibus, sacerdotiisq[ue] Romanorum libellus, iamprimum nitori restitutus.[Cologne, Hero Fuchs, 1527]. With the title in a finely cut 4-piece woodcut border. 2 editions in 1 volume. 8vo. 16th-century(?) limp vellum (formerly used for a slightly thinner book). The binding is an interesting example of a spine reinforced with a horizontal metal rod at the central sewing support to give more support and prevent the bookblock from becoming concaved or developing sharp kinks; probably bound in Flanders.
17975: TORRENTINUS, HERMANNUS (HERMAN VAN DER BEKE). - Elucidarius poeticus continens historias poeticas, fabulas, insulas, regiones, urbes, fluvios, montesq[ue] insigniores, atq[ue] huiusmodi alia, omnib[us] adolescentibus in poesi versantibus oppidoquam necessarius, ...Cologne, Eucharius Cervicornus (colophon: Godefried Hittorp), July 1529. With the title in an elaborate woodcut architectural borde. Set in roman types with 8 and 14 mm roman capitals used as initials.With: (2) FREUDENBERG, Aethon Johann von. De abusu & impostura medicantiu[m] libellus perquam utilis jucundusq[ue] omnibus, quibus cum medicis erit negocium.Marburg, Eucharius Cervicornus, 1538. With 1 woodcut decorated initial (white on black with floral decoration) and a vine-leaf ornament (Vervliet 7). Set in roman type with the dedication in an Aldine-style italic and with occasional words in Greek. 2 works in 1 volume. 8vo. Sheepskin parchment (ca. 1700?).
K5S9RMSZQ15T: TORREY, JOHN. - A flora of the State of New York, comprising full descriptions of all the indigenous and naturalized plants hitherto discovered in the state; with remarks on their economical and medicinal properties.Albany, Carroll and Cook, 1843. 2 volumes. 4to. With a lithographed general title-page in each volume and 162 hand-coloured lithographed plates. Original publisher's blind- and gold-blocked cloth.
I4FA0FGM81PI: TÖRRING-JETTENBACH, JOSEPH IGNAZ FELIX AND EDMUND EGG. - Tractatus de architectura militari.Salzburg, Joannis Baptistae Mayr, 1700. Large 4yo (30 x 22 cm) With an engraved frontispiece, 17 engraved plates and 1 letterpress folding table. Spine reinforced with orange paper, with the frontispiece serving as provisional front wrapper and last leaf as back wrapper.
CCKDEE01U79O: TORSELLINI (TURSELLINUS), ORAZIO. - Het leven vanden heylighen Franciscus Xaverius die den eersten vande Societeyt Jesu het H. Evangelie in Indien ende Japonien heeft ghepredickt. Antwerp, Cornelis Woons, 1646. 8vo. Contemporary vellum.
D1VB9MZIY9EO: TORSELLINI (TURSELLINUS), ORAZIO. - Apostolisches Leben und Thaten deß heiligen Francisci, der Francisci Xaverii, der Societet Jesu, Indianer Apostels.München, Sebastian Rauch, 1674. 4to. With engraved frontispiece by Melchior Küsell after J. M. Tobrias and an extra frontispiece by the same engraver bound in after page 512. Contemporary vellum with two clasps.
DBGC6VTDMSGH: TOSTATUS (TOSTADO DE MADRIGAL), ALFONSO. - Super Leviticum in sensu litterali nova et hactenus abscondita a se edita commentaria. (Colophon: Venice, Petrus Liechtenstein, 1529). With title-page printed in red and black with a large woodcut containing the coats of arms of the Emperor Charles V (Charles I of Spain) and two bishops (the author and perhaps a relative), leaf 2 with a woodcut of the author writing at his desk, with his arms, and a woodcut initial with the other bishop's arms inside the letter, the arms in the initial and some lines of text printed in red. Printed in two columns. With: (2) TOSTATUS, Alfonso. Opus super Deuteronomium.(Colophon: Venice, Petrus Liechtenstein, 1528). With title-page printed in red and black, leaf 1 with a woodcut of the author writing at his desk, with his arms (not the same woodcut as in ad 1), and a woodcut initial with the other bishop's arms as in ad 1. Printed in two columns. 2 works in 1 volume. Folio. Contemporary blind- and gold-tooled tanned sheepskin over wooden boards; each board in a panel design with 2 (on the back board 3) different vine rolls, rules, and on the front board a central medaillon depicting Bathsheba kneeling before King David playing his harp, and a half dozen separate stamps, with author and title at the head, "Thostati Super Leviti et Deuteronomy" and the binding date MDXXXII (1532); blind-tooled spine, remnants of brass anchor plates on the back board (for straps?), catch plates on the front board lacking.
I14BNBAMKKG8: [TOULOUSE - PHARMACOPOEIA]. PURPAN, PONS-FRANÇOIS. - Codex medicamentarius, seu, pharmacopoea Tolosana, amplissimi senatus autoritate munita, ex mandato noblissimorum et vigilantissimorum capitolinorum in lucem edita.Toulouse, Arnaldus Colomerius, 1648. Small 4to (22 x 18 cm). With woodcut device on title-page, including the arms of Toulouse. Early boards, rebacked.
K38FC4TLP8Q5: [TOUSTAIN-RICHEBOURG, HENRI DE]. - [Manuscript travel guide to Egypt].[France?, 1850s]. With 17 pages of text written with pen and ink in French and 4 pages of annotations in pencil. Unbound, pages later inexpertly sewn together.
J7KGMTU1IEVG: [TRANSVAAL ROYAL COMMISSION]. - Report of the commissioners appointed to inquire into and report upon all matters relating to the settlement of the Transvaal territory. Part 1[-2].With:- Further correspondence respecting the affairs of the Transvaal and adjacent territories.- Further correspondence respecting the affairs of the Bechuanaland and adjacent territories.- Report of the commissioners appointed to determine land claims and to effect a land settlement in British Bechuanaland.- Correspondence respecting the affairs of Pondoland [3 parts].London, George Edward Eyre and William Spottiswoode, 1882-1888. 2 volumes. Folio. With a total of 21 folding lithographed maps, many coloured in outline. Contemporary brown cloth.
K7B9FA33YOBF: TRATTINNICK, LEOPOLD. - Botanisches Album, oder Sammlung ausgewählter, naturgetreuer Abbildungen, der merkwürdigsten Pflanzen, Blumen, Früchte, Sträucher u.s.w. nebst deren Benennung. Zusammengetragen aus Leop. Trattinnick's ... sämmtlichen botanischen Werken.Vienna, R. Sammer, [ca. 1850]. 4to. With 150 engraved plates, a few printed in light-green. Contemporary blue/green stiff paper wrappers.
23503: [TRAVEL - LOW COUNTRIES]. - Billets in the Low Countries, 1814 to 1817. In a series of letters. Embellished with coloured plates.London, for J.J. Stockdale (back of title-page: W. Shackell), 1818. 8vo. With 4 etched plates (1 as frontispiece) after the original drawings by the author, all coloured by a contemporary hand. Modern purple half morocco.
22404: [TRAVEL - BRAZIL - EUROPE - AFRICA]. - Aanmerkingen van eenen reiziger, over Hollandt, Duitschlandt, Italie, Spanje, Portugaal, Brazilie, Africa. En eenige eilanden in de Middelandsche Zee ... Amsterdam, Andriaan Wor, heirs of Gerard Onder de Linden, for the translator, 1729. 4to. 19th-century white half parchment.
A4NG4OWZQS0D: [TREATY]. - Tratado de amizade, navegação, e commercio entre as muito altas, e muito poderosas senhoras Dona Maria I, Rainha de Portugal, e Catharina II. imperatriz de todas as Russias, assinado em Petersburgo pelos plenipotenciarios de huma, e outra corte em 9/20 de Dezembro de M.DCC.LXXXVII. e ratificado por ambas as magestades.Lisbon, Regia Officina Typografica, 1789. 4to. With woodcut Portuguese royal arms on title-page. Contemporary gold brocade paper wrappers.
J8PEDPNGXA49: TREW, CHRISTOPH JACOB, [C.G. VON MURR AND OTHERS]. - Hortus nitidissimis omnem per annum superbiens floribus sive Amoenissimorum florum imagines ... Volumen [I-]II. | Der das ganze Jahr hindurch im schönsten Flor stehende Blumengarten, oder Abbildungen der lieblichsten Blumen, ... [Erster-]Zweyter Band.Nürnberg, [Johann Michael Seligman], Adam Ludwig Wirsing, [1750-1768-]1772[-1774]. 2 volumes bound as 1. Imperial folio (52.5 x 37 cm). With 119 engraved plates (numbered as 120) showing 128 flower varieties, painted by Georg Dionysius Ehret and others and engraved by Seligmann and Wirsing. With the plates printed on the better quality Dutch paper and coloured by hand for the publisher. Lacking 1 title-page and 1 text leaf. Contemporary mottled calf, each board with a gold-tooled roll border; the richly gold-tooled spine with a large thistle.
15311: TRIGAULT, NICOLAS. - La vie du P. Gaspar Barzee Zelandois, de la Compagnie de Jesus. ... En la conqueste d'un Nouveau Monde à la foy Chrestienne, soubs les estandarts du bon Jesus, en l'Inde Orientale.Douai, Noel Wardavoir, 1615. Small 8vo (14.5 x 9 cm). Contemporary limp vellum.
I3VGZAUP3XWM: TRINCANO, DIDIER-GRÉGOIRE. - Élémens de fortification, de l'attaque et de la défense des places...Paris and Versailles, sons of J.B.G. Musier and Lefevre, 1768. 8vo. With 36 folding engraved plates and a folding letterpress table. Contemporary half calf, richly gold-tooled spine.
JC9HWVGG8URE: [TROMMSDORFF, JOHANN BARTHOLOMÄUS?]. - Leerstelsel der algemeene en artsenijmengkundige proefondervindelijke scheikunde.Including: [GRAHAM, Thomas?]. De bewerktuigde lighamen: scheikundige beschouwing aangaande de voornaamste bestaandeelen der planten benevens de meest belangrijkste[!] producten welke men door derzelver ontleding bekoomt.[Amsterdam?], 19 October 1830. 4to. Manuscript in Dutch, written in black ink in a Latin hand on laid paper. Near contemporary half tanned sheepskin.
J8FE2D1A5PL3: TROMMSDORFF (TROMSDORFF), JOHANN BARTHOLOMÄUS. - Zak-boek voor practiserende artzen, ter vermyding van scheikundige en pharmaceutische misslagen in het voorschryven van geneesmiddelen. … Volgens den laatsten druk uit het Hoogduitsch vertaald.Including: DURING, Josephus Philippus. Over zommige dwalingen, welke men in het voorschryven der geneesmiddelen moet vermyden.FOCKEMA, Sybrandus. Over de voornaamste mercurial geneesmiddelen.Groningen, J. Oomkens, 1804. 8vo. Page numbering switches to 173 after page 272. Modern half cloth.
H6QGK5SQ4XVS: TRONSON, JOHN MORTLOCK. - Personal narrative of a voyage to Japan, Kamtschatka, Siberia, Tartary and various parts of coast of China; in H.M.S. Barracouta.London, Smith, Elder & Co. (colophon: printed by Bradbury and Evans), 1859. 8vo. With 2 woodcuts in text, 8 lithographic plates (4 tinted) 5 lithographed folding maps. Modern half morocco.
H7RF13XC1LPL: TSCHEPE, P. ALBERT S.J. - Histoire du Royaume de Ou (1122 - 473 av. J.- C.). Variétés Sinologiques no.10.Shanghai, Librairie de la Mission Catholique, 1896. 8vo. With 17 illustrations in text and one folding map. Publisher's printed paper wrappers.
J3AB9G6C7E9R: [TUCKER, CHARLOTTE MARIA] AND THEODORUS MATTHIJS LOOMAN. - Abbeokoeta; of de dageraad tusschen de keerkringen: eene schets van het ontstaan en den vooruitgang der zending in Yorriba. Uit het Engelsch naar den vijfden druk vertaald, en tot op den jongsten tijd bijgewerkt.Amsterdam, H. Höveker (back of half-title: for the "Vereeniging ter bevordering van Christelijke lectuur"), 1860. 12mo. With chromolithographed frontispiece, 3 lithographed maps (2 double-page and 1 folding), 1 chromolithographed plate and 8 wood-engraved plates. Contemporary half cloth.
8BRD6GS01IG0: TUCKEY, JAMES HINGSTON. - Bericht von einer Reise nach Neu-Süd-Wallis um zu Port-Philipp in der Bass's Strasse eine Kolonie anzulegen. Gethan in dem Schiffe Kalkutta in den Jahren 1802, 1803 und 1804.Weimar, Im Verlage des F.G. priv. Landes-Industrie-Comptoirs 1805. 8vo. Contemporary blue paper over boards.
21429: TURGOT, ANNE ROBERT JACQUES. - Mémoire sur les colonies Américaines, sur leurs relations politques avec leurs métropoles, et sur la manière dont la France et L'Espagne ont dû envisager les suites de l'indépendance des Etats-Unis de l'Amérique.Paris, Pierre-Samuel Dupont, 1791. 8vo. 19th-century half calf, gold-tooled spine.
21550: [TURKEY - SPAIN]. - Les presens inestimables envoyez par le grand Turc au Roy d'Espagne. Ensemble ce qui s'est passé depuis le 24. Iullet, tant à l'armee Hollandoise qu'Espagnolle au Pays-Bas.Lyon, Claude Armand dit Alphonse, 1625. 8vo. Modern marbled boards.
K88EJRZH8B96: TURTON, WILLIAM AND JOHN EDWARD GRAY (EDITOR). - A manual of the land and fresh-water shells of the British Islands, with figures of each of the kinds.London, Longman, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1840. 8vo. With 12 hand-coloured engraved plates and some small wood-engraved illustrations in text. Original publisher's gold- and blind-blocked cloth.
C5JGY701U79O: TWIST, JOHAN VAN. - Generale beschrijvinghe van Indien. Ende in 't besonder kort verhaal van de regering, ceremonien, handel, vruchten en geleghentheydt van 't Koninckrijck van Gusuratten, staende onder de beheerschinghe van den Groot-Machtighen Koninck Cajahan: anders genaemt den grooten Mogor ... Hier achter is by-gevoeght de aenwijsinge van meest alle kusten, drooghten ende reeden, om door gantsch Indien te zeylen.Amsterdam, for Joost Hartgers, 1648. 4to. With woodcut printer's device on the title-page. 19th-century marbled wrappers.
E4HED101U79O: UCHIDA MASAO. - Yochi shiryaku [Compendium of world geography]. [Tokyo], Meiji 4 [= 1871]. (25.5 x 17 cm). With the title and all text in Japanese, printed from woodblocks on rice paper, with 1 double-page, 2 full-page and 2 half-page maps and 12 full-page and 23 half-page illustrations of architecture, people and costumes, topography, plants and animals. Original publisher's heavy paper wrapper.
5406: UDAGAWA, GENSHIN. - Ihan Teiko.Edo (Tokyo), 1805. 2 volumes: 3 parts in 1 text volume., and 1 atlas volume. Text volume (8vo), atlas vol. large 8vo (30 x 21 cm). With numerous anatomical illustrations on 16 engraved plates, mounted on thick paper, by the Japanese artist Aodo Denzen. Both volumes in contemporary Japanese book-bindings; rice-paper (text) and boards (atlas).
L520VXVIBHU5: UGGLA, ARVID HJ. - Codex Argenteus Bibliothecae R. Univ. Upsaliensis.[Uppsala, Uppsala University Library, 1960] (colophon: Uppsala, printed by Almqvist & Wiksells, 1959). With the title in Latin and the text in Swedish, English, French and German. The book (3.4 x 2.9 x 0.7 cm) is kept, as published, in a silver box in the shape of a book, made by the goldsmiths K.G. Markströms Guldsmeds AB in Uppsala, jewellers to the Swedish court. It is a facsimile of the chased silver binding made in Stockholm in 1669 for the Codex Argenteus.
H6FFJ3MNBWEZ: UKHTOMSKY (UCHTOMSKIJ), ESPER ESPEROVICH AND HERMANN BRUNNHOFER (TRANSLATOR). - Orientreise seiner kaiserlichen Hoheit des Grossfürsten-Thronfolgers Nikolaus Alexandrowitsch von Russland, 1890-1891.Leipzig, F.A. Brockhaus, 1894-1899. 2 volumes. 4to. With engraved portrait of Nicholas, 7 photogravures, 541 wood engravings after drawings and photographs and 5 chromolithographed maps. Publisher's cloth, richly blocked in black, gold and grey, gilt edges.
1884: [ULENSPIEGEL]. - Histoire de la vie de Tiel Wlespiegle, contenant ses faits & finesses, ses aventures, & les grandes fortunes qu'il a euës, ne s'étant jamais laissé tromper par aucune personne. Nouvelle traduction de l'Alemand en François; où l'on a ajoûté à cette edition, plusieurs pieces qui n'ont point encore paru en François jusques à present.Amsterdam, Nicolas Chevalier, 1702. 12mo. With engraved title-page showing an owl looking at itself in a mirror with Ulenspiegel wearing a fool's cap watching. Black morocco by Hippolyte Duru, with his stamp ("DURU 1849") on flyleaf, blind-tooled fillets on spine and boards, richly gold-tooled turns ins, gilt edges.
G1AE9KG3FPA3: [ULLOA, ALFONSO DE]. - La historia dell'impresa di Tripoli di Barbaria, fatta per ordine del Sereniss. Re Catolico, l'anno M.D.LX. Con le cose avenute a Christiani nell'Isola delle Zerbe. Nuovamente mandata in luce. Venice, Francesco Rampazetto, 1566. 4to. 18th-century(?) sheepskin parchment.
8BGGA0JMB8EQ: ULPIANUS OF EMESA AND VALERIUS HARPOCRATION. - Commentarioli in olynthiacas, philippicasque Demosthenis orationes. Enarrationes saneque necessariae in tredecim orationes Demosthenis. ...Dictionarium decem Rhetorum. [preceded by the titles in Greek].(Colophon: Venice, heirs of Aldus Manutius, and his father-in-law Andrea Torresano d’Asola [& sons], June) 1527. Folio (31 x 21 cm). With Aldus's famous woodcut dolphin device on the title-page and an older but very similar version on the verso of the otherwise blank last leaf. Set in Greek type (the Upianus in 1 column; the Harpokation in 2 columns) with incidental roman. Recased in 18th-century vellum over flexible boards.
HARCUT6E7DNY: ULUGH BEG IBN SHAHRUKH AND JOHN GREAVES (ED.) - Epochae celebriores, astronomis, historicis, chronologis, Chataiorum, Syro-Graecorum Arabum, Persarum Chorasmiorum, usitatae [...].London, James Flesher for Cornelius Bee, 1650. 4to. Includes letterpress tables (several folding) Contemp. English calf with rebacked spine, preserving original giltstamped red spine label.With: (2) Abu al-Fida Isma`il ibn `Ali. Chorasmiae, et Mawaralnahrae, hoc est, regionum extra fluvium Oxum descriptio, ex tabulis Abulfedae Ismaelis, principis Hamah.London, 1650. Title page printed in red and black.
DCFAB9X24WTW: [UMLAUFF, JOHANNES]. - Ein Riese vom Südpol! Der See-Elefant (Macrorhinus elephantinus) des Museum Umlauff Hamburg. Schilderung seiner Lebensweise und wissenschaftliche Beschreibung.Hamburg, Adolph Friedländer, ca. 1902. 8vo. With 6 halftone photographs of elephant seals (numbered I-VI), no. I repeated on the wrapper. Original publisher's printed paper wrapper.
F6LGTFMWLRBM: [URQUHART, DAVID]. - Turkey and its resources: its municipal organization and free trade; the state and prospects of English commerce in the East, the new administration of Greece, its revenue and national possessions.London, Saunders and Otley (back of title-page: printed by Botson and Palmer), 1833. 8vo. With lithographed map as frontispiece. Contemporary boards.
G4OIHMCSXLDN: URRETA, LUIS DE. - Historia de la Sagrada Orden de Predicadores, en los remotos Reynos de la Etiopia. Valencia, Juan Chrysostomo Garriz, 1611. Small 4to (21 x 15 cm). With woodcut arms of the Dominican order on title-page, and a variant version on the last page, and 3 woodcuts in text (2 saints and the Cross). Further with 24 decorated woodcut initials in two series, including 11 repeats. Contemporary gold-tooled mottled calf, each board with the coat of arms of the French Seguier family, rebacked with original gold-tooled backstrip laid-down.
F2BGWFMSDMKH: [USSELINCX, WILLEM]. - Naerder bedenckingen, over de zee-vaerdt, coophandel ende neeringhe, als mede de versekeringhe vanden staet deser vereenichde landen, inde teghenwoordighe vrede-handelinghe met den Coninck van Spangnien ende de aerts-hertoghen. [Amsterdam?], 1608. Small 4to (19 x 14.5 cm). Modern plain paper boards.
H3EN1CBRVI2I: [USSELINCX, WILLEM?]. - Discours by forme van remonstrantie: vervatende de noodsaeckelickheyd vande Oos-Indische[!] navigatie.[Amsterdam?], 1608. Small 4to. 20th-century half brown sheepskin, marbled sides.
ICL9VEWAKMUS: USTERI, MARTIN (ARTIST) AND MARQUARD WOCHER (ENGRAVER). - L'oraison dominicale d'un habitant d'Unterwalde; suite de sept scènes de la Révolution helvétique.Basel, the author and Schoell et Cie, 1803. 4to (29.5 x 22 cm). With 8 brush etchings or aquatints, including the title page, mounted on green paper with letterpress captions, interleaved with tissue guards. Contemporary gold-tooled calf, black sheepskin spine-label, gilt edges.
6198: [UTRECHT - LAW]. - Costumen, usantien pollitien ende stijl van procederen der stadt jurisdictie, en[de] vrijheyt va[n] Utrecht gheapprobeert en[de] ghedecreteert, . . .[Colophon:] Amsterdam, printed by Willem Jacobsz. and sold at Utrecht by Jan van Gelre, 1550. 4to. With the title and the arms of the city of Utrecht in red and black in a 4-piece woodcut frame with figures and decoration, the arms repeated below the red and black colophon with the publisher's authenticating signature in dark brown ink; 3 different woodcut coats of arms for the Habsburg Holy Roman Emperor Charles V, each with a different bearing: 2 small in the text, with his motto "plus oultre", and a full-page one on the verso of the last leaf. Late 18th-century boards, marbled paper sides.
I17ECDD8KWQ3: [UTRECHT - PHARMACOPOEIA]. - Pharmacopoea Ultrajectina nova. Utrecht, Jacob van Poolsum, 1749. 8vo with 4to interleaving (22.5 x 17 cm). With a large engraved allegorical vignette on the title-page by Jan Goeree and an alphabetical list of pharmacological symbols on 2 folding engraved plates. Interleaved, with manuscript Dutch translations of the headings and texts on the interleaves and extensive additions and notes, mostly on the interleaves but sometimes also on the leaves of the printed book. Half reddish brown parchment (ca. 1790).
J9DCGJIDPIHD: UTTERBOM, JOANNES AND ENGELBER JÖRLIN. - Specimen botanico-oeconomicum, de usu quarundam plantarum indigenarum prae exoticis.Lund, Berling, 1769. 4to. Disbound, red sprinkled edges.
C99G57HZ87FO: UYTENBOGAERT (WTENBOGAERT), JOHANNES. - Johannis Uytenbogaerts leven, kerckelijcke bedieninghe ende zedighe verantwoordingh ... Tweeden druck, daer eenige stucken van nieuws by gedaen zijn, ende alles dat nodigh was, uyt het Latijnsch ende Fransch overgheset.[No place, no publisher], 1646. 4to. With an engraved portrait of the author by Wilhelm Delff after Michiel van Mierevelt, with a 6-line verse by Caspar Barlaeus underneath. Contemporary vellum.
C97G4AYK6PVE: UYTENBOGAERT (WTENBOGAERT), JOHANNES AND BERNARD DWINGLO. - Oorspronck ende voortganck der Nederlantsche kerckelijcke verschillen tot op 't Nationale Synodus van Dordrecht.Amsterdam, Cornelis de Leeuw, 1648. 2 parts in 1 volume. Small folio (28.5 x 19.5 cm). 18th-century half vellum.
22546: VADIANUS, JOACHIM (JOACHIM VON WATT). - Epitome trium terrae partium, Asiae, Africae et Europae compendiariam locorum descriptionem continens, praecipue autem quorum in actis Lucas, passim autem evangelistae & apostoli meminere.Zurich, Christoph Froschauer, 1534. Folio. With woodcut printer's device on title-page, numerous decorated woodcut initials and a double page woodcut world map "Typus cosmographus universalis" after Sebastian Münster. Modern calf.
6787: VAENIUS, OTTO (OTTO VAN VEEN). - Le theatre moral de la vie humaine, representée en plus de cent tableaux divers, tirez du poëte Horace ... et expliquez en autant de discours moraux par le sieur de Gomberville. Avec la table du philosophe cebes. Brussels, François Foppens, 1672. Folio. With engraved illustration on title-page, engraved author’s portrait, 103 engraved emblems by Pierre Daret after Otto Vaenius, and an engraved folding plate. 18th-century gold-tooled tree calf.
F12G7ZJWFLDA: VAENIUS, OTTO (OTTO VAN VEEN). - Emblemata sive symbola a principibus, viris eeclesiasticis, ac militaribus, aliisque usurpanda. Devises ou emblemes pour princes, gens d'eglise, gens de guerre, & aultres.Brussels, Huybrecht Anthoon, 1624. 4to. With engraved device on title-page, and 207 numbered emblems on 23 engraved plates. 19th-century brown half cloth.
GBN9SNWUBQCC: VAERNEWIJCK, MARCUS VAN. - Die historie van Belgis, diemen anders namen mach: Den spieghel der Nederlantscher audtheyt.Ghent, widow of Gheeraert van Salenson, 1574. Small folio (28 x 19.5 cm). With Salenson's woodcut device, the woodcut coat-of-arms of the author on the back of the title-page, and woodcut illustrations in the text (7 coats of arms, including 1 block repeated but with an added crown; and about 16 mostly pictorial illustrations plus about 38 repeats). 19th-century boards covered with paper.
KAHH1ZBZQ6KS: [VAIRASSE D'ALAIS, DENIS]. - Histoire des Sevarambes, peuples qui habitent une partie du troisiéme continent, communément appellé la Terre Australe.Amsterdam, Etienne Roger, 1702. 2 volumes bound as 1. 12mo. With engraved frontispiece (repeated in volume 2) and 2 title-pages printed in red and black. Contemporary mottled, tanned sheepskin; rebacked, with the original backstrip laid down, with a new red title-label.
GA19J6RR5B3J: VAIRASSE D'ALAIS, DENIS. - Historie der Sevarambes, volkeren die een gedeelte van het darde vast-land bewoonen, gemeenlyk Zuid-land genaamd, ...Amsterdam, Willem de Coup, Willem Lamsvelt, Philip Verbeek, and Joannes Lamsvelt, 1701. Small 4to (20 x 16 cm). With engraved frontispiece drawn and engraved by Joannes Lamsvelt and 16 plates engraved for this edition, at least mostly by Lamsvelt, after those of the first Dutch edition. Recased in contemporary(?) vellum, new endpapers.
J1IB99GRMUIG: [VAIRASSE D'ALLAIS, DENIS AND THOMAS SMITH]. - Geographisches Kleinod, aus zweyen sehr ungemeinen Edelgesteinen bestehend; darunter der Erster eine Historie der New-gefundenen Völcker Sevarambes genannt, ... Der Ander aber vorstellet die seltzamen begebenheiten herren T.S. eines englischen Kauff-Herrens...[Sultzbach], printed by Abraham Lichtenthaler, 1689. 4to. With engraved frontispiece, 16 engraved plates and some woodcut initials. Contemporary vellum.
I7JD63PR1EKO: VALENTIJN, FRANÇOIS. - Oud en nieuw Oost-Indiën, vervattende een naaukeurige en uitvoerige verhandelinge van Nederlands mogentheyt in die gewesten, ... Te zamen dus behelzende niet alleen een zeer nette beschhryving van alles, wat Nederlands Oost-Indiën betreft, maar ook 't voornaamste dat eenigzins tot eenige andere Europeërs, in die gewesten, betrekking heeft.Dordrecht, Johannes van Braam; Amsterdam, Gerard onder den Linden, 1724-1726. 5 volumes. Folio. With engraved frontispiece, engraved dedication to Egidius van den Bempden, engraved author's portrait, 265 engraved plates (many folding), 8 letterpress folding tables, and 80 engravings in text. Contemporary calf, gold-tooled spine with a floral/ornithological tool in 5 of 7 compartments, gold-tooled board edges. Bound by the so-called Pentateuch Bindery, located in Amsterdam.
23004: VALENTINI, GEORG WILHELM VON. - Précis des dernières guerres des Russes contre les Turcs, avec des considérations militaires et politiques; traduit de l'Allemand ... par Eugène de la Côste.Paris, Firmin Didot, Anseling & Pochard, Ponthieu (facing the title-page: printed by Firmin Didot), 1825. 8vo. With 5 maps on 4 folding engraved plates and several diagrams in the text showing troop formations. Contemporary tan half calf.
H7FG3QD61R9L: VALERIANI, DOMENICO AND GIROLAMO SEGATO. - Nuova illustrazione istorico-monumentale del basso e dell'alto Egitto.Including: Atlante monumentale del basso e dell'alto Egitto.Florence, Paolo Fumagalli, 1836-1837 (text) & 1837-1841 (plates). 2 text volumes (8vo) and 2 plates volumes (large folio). With engraved portrait of Segato as frontispiece in the first text volume and the plate volumes with 160 engraved and aquatint plates (7 double-page), including 51 tinted and/or coloured by a contemporary hand; many plates contain multiple illustrations, making 309 illustrations in total. Contemporary green (text vols.) and brown (plates vols.) half morocco.
9A5DT201U79O: VALIGNANO, ALESSANDRO AND LUÍS FRÓIS. - Copia di due lettere annue scritte dal Giapone del 1589. & 1590. L'una dal P. Viceprovinciale al P. Alessandro Valignano, l'altra dal P. Luigi Frois al P. Generale della Compagnia di Giesu. Et dalla Spagnuola nella Italiana lingua tradotte dal P. Gasparo Spitilli della Compagnia medesima. ... Con licentia de' superiori.Rome, Luigi Zanetti, 1593. Small 8vo (15 x 10.5 cm). Limp sheepskin parchment (ca. 1700?).
G55DCMMFQHCT: VALLE, PIETRO DELLA. - Reiss-Beschreibung in unterschiedliche Theile der Welt, nemlich in Türckey, Egypten, Palestina, Persien, Ost-Indien, und andere weit entlegene Landschaften ...Geneva, Johann Hermann Widerholds, 1674. 4 volumes bound as 1. Folio. With 31 engraved plates (1 folding), including frontispiece and portraits of the author and his wife, by Jean Jacques Thourneyser. Contemporary vellum.
F4PBLDQ58VPF: VALLE, PIETRO DELLA. - De volkome beschryving der voortreffelijke reizen van de deurluchtige reisiger Pietro della Valle, edelman van Romen, in veel voorname gewesten des werrelts, sedert het jaer 1615, tot in 't jaar 1626 gedaan … Amsterdam, Abraham Wolfgang, 1666 (each volume title: Abraham Wolfgang, widow of Jan Hendriks Boom, Jan Rieuwertsz., 1664-1665). 6 volumes bound as 1. 4to. With 25 engraved plates. 19th-century vellum.
S396: VALLEMONT, PIERRE LE LORRAIN DE. - Merckwürdigkeiten der Natur und Kunst, in Zeugung, Fortpflantzung und Vermehrung der Gewächse; Oder Der Ackerbau und die Gärtnerey in ihrer Vollkommenheit. Welchen beygefüget eine kurtze Unterweisung die Obst-Bäume recht zu beschneiden. Beyde aus dem Frantzösischen ins Deutsche übersetzet.Budißin, Johann Georg Hüneln, 1714. 2 parts in 1 volume. 8vo. With title-page printed in red and black, 12 engraved plates and 1 small engraving and 7 woodcuts in text. Contemporary vellum.
K5JC2R60YVVF: VALMONT DE BOMARE, JACQUES-CHRISTOPHE. - Mineralogie, ou nouvelle exposition du regne minéral. ... Avec un dictionnaire nomenclateur et des tables synoptiques.Paris, Vincent, 1762. 2 volumes. 8vo. With 11 folding letterpress tables. Contemporary marbled calf, gold-tooled spines.
6285: VALSALVA, ANTONIO MARIA. - Opera. Hoc est tractatus de aure humana editione … et dissertationes anatomicae, ... Omnia recensuit, & auctoris vitam addidit Joannes Baptista Morgagnus.Leiden, Johannes Hasebroek, 1742. With title-page printed in red and black and 13 folding engraved plates.With: (2) DUVERNEY, Guichard Joseph. Tractatus de organo auditus, continens structuram, usum et morbos omnium auris partium.Nürnberg, printed by Johann Zieger for Johann Michael Spörlin, 1684. With 16 folding engraved plates, unsigned, but attributed to Sebastien le Clerc (1637-1714). 2 works in 1 volume. Small 4to (20.5 x 16.5 cm). Contemporary vellum.
K65EE8ULHWPX: VAN ESPEN, ZEGER BERNARD. - Opera, quaecunque hactenus in lucem prodeunt, omnia. Tomus primus [-secundus] . Continens … juris ecclesiastici universi.Louvain, 1721. 2 volumes. Folio. With the title-pages printed in red and black. Contemporary mottled calf, richly gold-tooled spines.
739GQK0R9M18: VANCOUVER, GEORGE. - Reisen nach dem nördlichem[!] Theile der Südsee während der Jahre 1790 bis 1795. Aus dem Englischen übersetzt und mit Anmerkungen begleitet von Joh. Friedr. Wilh. Herbst.Berlin, (colophon: printed by Johann Wilhelm Schmidt) for the Vossische Buchhandlung, 1799-1800. 2 volumes. 8vo. With a large folding engraved map (52 x 42 cm) by Ferdinand Sprögel (Berlin, 1800) of the northwest coast of America, and 2 folding aquatints. Contemporary half calf.
76AC3AIPSB1L: VARNHAGEN, FRANCISCO ADOLPHO DE, VISCONDO DE PORTO SEGURO. - Historia das lutas com os Hollandezes no Brazil desde 1624 a 1654.Vienna, Carlos Finsterbeck, 1871. 8vo. With lithographed frontispiece. Contemporary green half calf, gold-tooled spine.
H6HB4J18PDZ9: [VARTHEMA, LUDOVICO DI, PIETRO MARTIRE D’ANGHIERA AND OTHERS]. - The history of travayle in the West and East Indies, … London, Richard Jugge, 1577. Narrow 4to (19 x 13.5 cm). With a woodcut celestial map of the South Polar sky in the text. With 14 leaves in a 19th-century facsimile. Gold- and blind-tooled maroon morocco (ca. 1860?), in allusive style. In a modern clam-shell box.
D54F3NYNZ8OA: VARTHEMA, LUDOVICO DI. - De uytnemende en seer vvonderlijcke zee-en-landt-reyse van de heer Ludovvyck di Barthema, van Bononien, Ridder &c. Gedaen inde Morgenlanden, Syrien, vrughtbaer en woest Arabien, Perssen, Indien, Egypten, Ethiopien en andere. Utrecht, Gerard Nieuwenhuysen and Willem Snellaert, 1654. 4to. With engraved frontispiece and 4 engraved plates. Re-cased in contemporary vellum.
A3IAZNNTU56Q: VASSE, JACQUES-ABRAHAM-ANTOINE. - Souvenir de Beloeil, dédié à son Altesse Sérénissime la Princesse de Ligne, née Princesse Lubomirska.Brussels, Deltombe, 1853. Oblong 1mo (34 x 50.5 cm). With 12 double-tinted lithographed plates (each ca. 24 x 32 cm), by Van der Heecht, Gerlier and Gratry after drawings by Antoine Vasse (11) and Van der Heecht (1) and printed by J. Lots. Contemporary brown half sheepskin.
I4BA4LESY9IR: VAUBAN, SÉBASTIEN LE PRESTRE DE. - De l'attaque et de la defense des places...The Hague, Pieter de Hondt, 1737. Large 4to (26.5 x 20.5 cm). With 35 folding engraved plates, lacking plate XV. Contemporary calf, richly gold-tooled spine.
I4B9D9Y219J4: VAUBAN, SÉBASTIEN LE PRESTRE DE [AND GUILLAUME DE LAFON DE BOISGUÉRIN, SEIGNEUR DESHOULIERES]. - De l'attaque et de la defense des places...The Hague, Pieter de Hondt, 1737. With 36 folding engraved plates.With: (2) VAUBAN, Sébastien le Prestre de. De l'attaque et de la defense des places... tome second. Contenant un traité pratique des mines,... et une autre de la guerre en general...The Hague, Pieter de Hondt, 1742. With 11 folding engraved plates. 2 works in 1 volume. Large 4to (26.5 x 20.5 cm). Contemporary mottled calf, richly gold-tooled spine.
K7B9J8Q8E4P7: VAUCHER, JEAN PIERRE ÉTIENNE. - Monographie des Orobanches.Genève, heirs J.J. Paschoud and G. Fick, 1827. 4to. With 16 hand-coloured folding lithographed plates. Publisher's original brown printed wrappers.
89P9CFYNZ8OA: VAUX, JAMES HARDY. - Memoirs of James Hardy Vaux, a swindler and thief, now transported to New South Wales for the second time, and for life. Written by himself. Second edition.London, Whittaker, Treacher, & Arnot, 1830. 12mo. Publisher's green cloth.
I8CJC8YC9IB8: VECELLIO, CESARE. - De gli habiti antichi, et moderni di diverse parti del mondo, libri due, ..., & con discorsi da lui dichiarati.Venice, Damiano Zenaro, 1590. 8vo (19 x 12 x 4.5 cm). Title-page with an elaborately decorated woodcut scrollwork border, a divisional title with a 4-piece woodcut border, an emblematic woodcut medallion, 5 full-page woodcut views of Venice, and 413 full-page woodcut costume figures from around the world (each in a 4-piece woodcut border). Gold-tooled red goatskin morocco (Paris, ca. 1865) by the celebrated French binder C. Hardy and his partner, signed in the front turn-in "HARDY-MENNIL", each board with the crowned and supported arms of the Prince d'Essling, monogram AM (for André Masséna, Prince d'Essling), richly gold-tooled spine, gold-tooled turn-ins, double fillets on board edges, edges gilt over swirl marbling.
C91G9U9C81WO: VEER, GERRIT DE (ET AL.). - Verhael van de eerste schip-vaert der Hollandische ende Zeeusche schepen door 't Way-gat, by Noorden Noorwegen, Moscovien ende Tartarien, na de coninckrijcken Cathay ende China. Met drie schepen, uyt Texel gezeylt in den jare 1594. Hier achter is by-ghevoeght de beschrijvinghe van de landen Siberien, Samoyeda, ende Tingoesa. Seer vreemt en vermaackelijck om lesen. Amsterdam, for Joost Hartgers, 1648. 4to. With woodcut illustration on title-page and a double-page engraved plate with 6 illustrations. Old marbled wrappers.
73OAH3OZMOJ3: VEER, GERRIT DE. - Tre navigationi fatte dagli Olandesi, e Zelandesi al settentrione nella Norvegia, Moscovia, e Tartaria verso il Catai, e regno de' Sini, doue scopersero il Mare di Veygatz, la Nuova Zembla. Venice, Giovanni Battista Ciotti, 1599. 4to. With an engraved plate on title-page, full-page engraving of a compass and 31 half-page engraved maps and plates in text. Later vellum.
2428: [VEERE - FISHERY]. - Nieuwe ordonnantie doen maaken, en emaneren by burgemeesters en regeerders der stadt Vere. Op den visch-tol, afslag der visch, en wat verder daar toe zyn relatie is hebbende. [Middelburg], Suenonius Mandelgreen, [24 December 1746]. With:(2) Ordonnantie op den afslag der Verschen visch, binnen de stadt Vere, gelyk mede op den pligt van den keurmeester en den afslager.Middelburg, widow of Jakobus Pauwelsen, [6 July 1754, published 25 July]. (3) Ordonnantie op den afslag der Verschen visch, binnen de stad Vere.Vere, Chrristiaan Hendrik Held, [18 May 1771]. (4) [MANUSCRIPT]. Extract uit de notulen van weth[ouders] en raad der stad Vere.[Veere?], [18 July 1772-19 June 1773, 7 April 1787]. (5) Reglement voor die van de haven der stad Vere ter vis-vangst vaaren.Middelburg, Adriaan de Vin, [1 June 1774].With a woodcut Veere coat of arms on the title-page of each of the 4 printed ordinances (3 different blocks). 5 items in 1 volume. 4to. Contemporary marbled wrapper backed with plain paper.
19003: VELDE, CHARLES WILLIAM MEREDITH VAN DE. - Gezigten uit Neêrlands Indië, naar de natuur geteekend en beschreven.Amsterdam, Frans Buffa en Zonen (printed by C.A. Spin), [1844-45]. Large folio (52 x 35 cm). With woodengraved view of the Palace at Buitenzorg on title, signed by P. Lauters and W. Brown, and 50 full-page lithographed views and plates (ca. 22 x 31 cm) by P. Lauters after the designs by the author. Contemporary green half morocco.
22935: VÉNEGAS, MIGUÉL AND ANDRÉS MARCOS BURRIEL. - Histoire naturelle et civile de la Californie, contenant une description exacte de ce pays, de son sol, de ses montagnes, lacs, rivières & mers, de ses animaux, végétaux, minéraux, & de sa fameuse pêcherie des perles; les moeurs de ses habitans, leur religion, leur gouvernement, & leur façon de vivre avant leur conversion au Christianisme; un detail des différens voyages, & tentatives qu'on a faites pour s'y établir, & reconnoître son Golfe & la côte de la Mer du Sud.Paris, Durand, 1767. 3 volumes. 8vo. With a folding engraved map of California. Contemporary mottled calf, richly gold-tooled spines, gold-tooled binding edges.
21806: VENEL, JEAN-ANDRÉ. - Nouveaux secours pour les corps arrêtés dans l'oesophage; ou description de quatre instrumens plus propres qu'aucun des anciens moyens à retirer ces corps par la bouche.Lausanne, François Grasset & compagnie, 1769. 12mo (16.5 x 9 cm). With a folding engraved plate by Chovin after designs by the author. Modern boards.
78CAPB8HI9JL: [VENICE - COUNCIL OF TEN]. - Sententia dell' Eccelso Conseglio di Diece. Contra Anzolo Badoer cavalier. | Sententie vanden Hoogen Raedt van de Thiene. Teghens Anzolo Badoer ridder.The Hague, Hillebrant Jacobsz. van Wouw, 1612. 4to. With a woodcut vignette on title-page, 2 woodcut decorated initials (2 series, both arabesque). With the Italian text in italic, the Dutch text in textura and with incidental roman. Sewn in later plain paper wrapper.
E27CWIY3NDE0: VÉRANY, JEAN BAPTISTE. - Mollusques Méditeranéens première partie. Céphalopodes de la Méditerranée. Genoa, imprimerie des Sourds-Muets, [1847]-1851. Large 4to (35.5 x 27.5 cm). With 45 (numbered as 41) lithographed plates (44 chromolithographed), by Armanino after Verany. Unbound, uncut and deckles intact, with separate uncut original tinted lithographed wrappers. In modern cloth box.
HCH9M157RMJ4: VERBRUGGE, JOHANNES. - Examen chirurgicum, oder vollkommene praxis chirurgico-medica in welcher nebst einer kurtzen, iedoch vollständigen anatomie alle chirurgicalische fundamenta ...Dresden, Johann Christoph Zimmerman, 1704. 8vo. With title-page printed in red and black. Contemporary boards, spine covered with white paper.
L26EDKMH5S6R: VERHAEREN, ÉMILE. - Les plaines. Paris, Henri Piazza (colophon: printed by G. Kadar, Paris, 15 February 1934). 4to (23 x 16 cm). With an original watercolour drawing (10 x 10 cm), 35 colour collotype facsimiles of watercolour drawings (1 as frontispiece, the others in the text), some finished by hand, and 70 plates repeating the 35 illustrations: once in black and white and once in colour, all by Henri Cassiers. Contemporary (1934) gold-blocked brown morocco by George Canape and Georges Corriez in Paris, each board with an unidentified (prince's or duke's?) coat of arms in the centre in a frame of rose branches (the roses in red), spine with author and title in gold and rose branches in red and gold, gold fillets on board edges, turn-ins in gold with red roses, decorated cloth doublures and free endleaves (yellow background with multi-coloured flowers all woven), gilt edges.
A869F8SUNRQS: VERHEIDEN, JACOBUS AND HENDRIK II HONDIUS. - Af-beeldingen van sommighe in Godts-woort ervarene mannen, die bestreden hebben den Roomschen Antichrist.The Hague, Beuckel Corneliszoon Nieulandt, 1603. 4to. With allegorical title-page, engraved allegorical plate of the cosmic circles and 50 full-page engraved portraits (13 x 12 cm) by Hendrik Hondius. Contemporary vellum, remains of ties.
14759: VERMAARSCH, JOOST. - Eerste deel der bouw-kunst, ofte Grondige bewijs-redenen, over den sin ende practijck van den autheur Vincent Scamozzi, waer in grondigh wert bewesen, dat men door den middel van den autheur Scamozzi, Palladio en Vinjola hare vijf colommen kan uytwercken; als oock van alle de voornaemste meesters der bouw-kunst, ende dat alleen met het verdeelen van een duym-stock, of voet-maet.Amsterdam, Hendrick Doncker, 1678. 4to. With an engraved architectural frontispiece by G. Wingendorp, engraved vignette with carpenters' and masons' tools on title-page, and hundreds of diagrams, measured drawings of columns, architectural ornament and other architectural elements, orthographic projections, etc., on 46 engraved plates (including 5 folding). 19th-century half cloth, paste-paper sides.
K6DGB07FM5KL: VERNAY, CHARLES. - Poésies nationales et religieuses Françaises, Italiennes, Turques et Persanes, 195 pièces orientales, leur traductions, et le texte Turc et Persan de 57 pièces ...Paris, Albert Franck (on back of half-title: printed by Firmin Didot frères), 1860[-1861]. With a lithographed portrait of the author, 5 lithographed facsimiles of the author's autograph manuscripts and 4 of the letterpress pages printed in gold. Extra-illustrated with 3 lithographed and 4 engraved Royal folio illustration plates (including 2 portraits of the Ottoman Sultan Abdulmejid I).With: (2) VERNAY, Charles. Poésies Turques et Persanes (cent quarante et une pièces) ...Paris, Albert Franck (below frame: lithographed by [Mathieu] Masson), "1858-1859" [= AH 1275]. With a letterpress wrapper-title in French, printed in gold, a lithographed Turkish and Persian wrapper-title (dated "1275" and "1858") and text in Turkish and Persian, lithographed from the autograph manuscript in Arabic script, all printed in gold, and a lithographed portrait of the author (the same as in ad 1).(3) VERNAY, Charles. Nouvelles poésies Persanes et Turques ...Paris, Albert Frank, July 1860 (colophon: lithographed by [Mathieu] Masson, r. de Valois 48, Paris). A large 4to bifolium, with a lithographic facsimile of a 4-page autograph manuscript in Arabic script, printed on blue paper.(4-18) VERNAY, Charles. [Miscellaneous publications in various formats, some letterpress, others lithographed facsimiles of the author's autograph manuscripts in French, Turkish and Persian, and including a 1-leaf autograph manuscript in Persian].Paris, Firmin Didot frères and others, 1851-1858. 18 publications in 1 volume. Royal folio (49.5 x 34.5 cm) with a few items in smaller formats. Contemporary diced, richly gold-tooled calf, each board with a double frame of rolls and stamps, a crescent moon and star inside each corner of the inner frame, blind-tooled turn-ins, green silk brocade endleaves.
K8NBR8LK60H7: VERNER, WILLOUGHBY. - Sketches in the Soudan.London, R.H. Porter (back of title-page: printed by Taylor and Francis), 1885. Oblong large 4to (30 x 40 cm). With a lithographed title-page, a small printer's device on the back of the title-page, 37 tinted lithographed plates by J.G. Keulemans, and one chromolithographed map. Contemporary boards, with a lithographed camel's head on the front board.
KA9DRBOXXDWL: VERNET, ANTOINE-CHARLES-HORACE (CARLE). - Mameluck au combat.Paris, Jazet and Bance & Aumont, 1821. Aquatint print (image size: 48.5 x 39 cm, not including title and imprint; paper size: 55.5 x 45 cm), engraved by Jean Pierre Jazet after Vernet.
KA9DGKWBRI2A: VERNET, ANTOINE-CHARLES-HORACE (CARLE). - Chef de Mamelucks.Paris, Jazet and Bance & Aumont, [1821]. Aquatint print (image size: 48.5 x 39 cm, not including title and imprint; paper size: 55 x 45 cm), engraved by Jean Pierre Jazet after Vernet.
H1QAZFGTJFQ4: VERPLANCKE, JEAN FRANÇOIS, AND KAREL AENAES DE CROESER. - Descriptio genealogica antiquissimae nobilisquae familiae nomine Van den Heede.Bruges, 1775 (with additions to 1783). Royal folio in 4s (44 x 28 cm). Manuscript in black and brown ink on paper, nearly every page with a pre-printed letterpress border of rococo fleurons, with illustrations in coloured gouaches and/or watercolour. With an architectural title-page, 14 small coloured coats of arms and a coloured map; and the text illustrated with about 140 coats of arms (including about 8 blank shields), all but 1 of the arms coloured and about 20 full-page and elaborately decorated; and 5 full-page manuscript cartouches with text. Contemporary mottled, tanned sheepskin, richly gold-tooled spine.
6040: [VERVOORT, FRANS]. - Dat vyants net, der booser wercken raet, visioenen, ende met alder sijnder verholender stricken, leerende hoe wi de werelt, den vyant, ende ons selven sullen sterven, kennen, ende leerende hoe wi die werelt, den vyant, ende ons selven sullen sterven, kennen, ende overwinnen.Antwerp, Jan van Ghelen, (colophon: 1561). 8vo. With the title in a four-piece woodcut border by Pieter van den Borcht (with his initials at the foot), Jan van Ghelen's woodcut device on verso of last leaf, a full-page armorial view (dated 1552) on the last leaf, and 20 mostly full-page woodcut illustrations by Pieter van der Borcht in text. Modern half vellum.
L6JFF5BJN72B: VESDIN (VEZDIN), FILIP (PAULINUS A SANCTO BARTHOLOMAEO). - Viaggio alle Indie Orientali umiliato alla Santita di N. S. Papa Pio Sesto pontefice massimo …Rome, Antonio Fulgoni, 1796. 4to. With 12 engraved illustration plates (6 with 2 illustrations each to make 18 in total), engraved roundel portraits of Pope Pius VI (on the title-page) and the author (above the opening of the main text) and some small woodcut illustrations of "Indian hieroglyphs". Set in roman and italic types with occasional words in Greek, Arabic, East Syriac, Devanagari and more extensive texts in Malayalam, plus a Malabar song with a double staff made with built-up round-head music notes. Contemporary half calf, gold-tooled spine.
G51C4JN6Y1BW: VESPUCCI, AMERIGO. - Be [! = De] ora Antarctica per regem Portugallie pridem inventa.[Paris, Tross, 1872]. Facsimile of the 1505 edition with 1 diagram constructed from rules and type. Printed on vellum. Wrapper made from 18th-century French marbled paper backed with (and the book interleaved with) 19th-century wove paper.
91IHRJN6Y1BW: [VIANEN, JAN VAN (ILLUSTRATOR)]. - Emblemata amatoria. Emblemes d'amour en quatre langue.London, "Chez l'Amoureux", [ca. 1690]. 8vo. With engraved title-page, 45 engraved emblems by Jan van Vianen and 46 engraved leaves with a poem facing the emblems and title-page. Contemporary calf with gold-tooled spine and sides.
93SEBIPER487: VIAUD, PIERRE (AND JEAN GARPARD DUBOIS-FONTANELLE). - Naufrage et aventures de M. Pierre Viaud; natif de Rochefort, capitaine de navire.Bordeaux, the Labottiere brothers; Paris, Lejay, 1780. With: (2) [POIVRE, Pierre]. Voyage d'un philosophe, ou observations sur les moers & les arts des peuples de l'Afrique, de l'Asie et de l'Amerique.Yverdon, 1768. 2 works in 1 volume. 8vo. Contemporary gold-tooled tree calf, richly gold-tooled spine; very subtly rebacked, preserving original backstrip.
ABC_45361: [VICEROY OF INDIA]. - Summary of the principal measures of the Viceroyalty of the Earl of Elgin in the Home Department, January 1894 to December 1898.Calcutta, Office of the Superintendent of Government printing, India, 1898. Folio. With armorial vignette on title-page.Blind-stamped blue cloth, title in gold on spine, blue decorated endpapers.
22959: VICUÑA MACKENNA, BENJAMIN. - Pájinas de mi diario durante tres años de viajes. 1853. - 1854. - 1855. ... California. - Mejiico. - Estados-Unídos. - Canada. - Islas Britanicas. - Francia. - Italia. - Alemania. - Paises-Bajos. - Costas del Brasil. - Provincias del Plata.Santiago, Imprenta del Ferrocarril, 1856. 4to. Contemporary half green sheepskin, marbled edges.
17039: VIDAL, EMERIC ESSEX. - Picturesque illustrations of Buenos Ayres and Monte Video, consisting of twenty-four views: accompanied with descriptions of the scenery, and of the costumes, manners, &c. of the inhabitants of those cities and their environs.London, R. Ackermann (printed by L. Harrison), 1820. Elephant 4to (36.5 x 30 cm). With 24 unnumbered hand-coloured aquatint plates, including 4 folding, all drawn by Vidal and executed by G. Maile, T. Sutherland, G. Bluck and D. Havell. 20th-century gold-tooled, black morocco.
I18957UJ8GC4: [VIENNA - BRUSSELS - PHARMACOPOEIA]. - Dispensatorium pharmaceuticum Austriaco-Viennense, in quo hodierna die usualiora medicamenta secundum artis regulas componenda visuntur.Brussels, Carolus de Vos and Andreas de Vos, 1747. Large 8vo (20 x 11.5 cm). Contemporary calf.
I17EJREN6MV6: [VIENNA - LOUVAIN - PHARMACOPOEIA]. - Dispensatorium pharmaceuticum Austriaco-Viennense, in quo hodierna die usualiora medicamenta secundum artis regulas componenda visuntur.Leuven, Joannes Franciscus van Overbeke, 1774. 8vo. Contemporary cat's paw calf.
17090: VIÈTE, FRANÇOIS. - Principes de cosmographie, tirez d'un manuscrit de Viette, & traduits en François. Corrigées et augmentées.Paris, Jean Behourt, 1647. 12mo. With 2 woodcut illustrations in the text (a geocentric universe and a simple geometric figure). Contemporary limp sheepskin parchment.
J8AAJA8OWE10: [VIEW - JAPAN]. OCHIAI YOSHIIKU (UTAGAWA YOSHIIKU). - Kiyoko zuga [= Representation of Nagasaki harbour].[Nagasaki, ca. 1880?]. A large watercolour painting of Nagasaki harbour (image size: 49.5 x 87.5 cm), probably on mulberry bark paper, with one large Asian ship, more than a dozen small Asian boats, and a steam boat in the background, all rendered following Western conventions of perspective. In a passe-partout in a modern wooden frame painted gold (95 x 125 cm), behind glass.
J68AIMO7W1D1: [VIEW - MIDDLE EAST]. - [Mountainous landscape with Middle Eastern and classical Roman ruins, 6 shepherds with their flocks, several figures riding dromedaries and one riding a donkey, (date?) palms, lakes, etc.]. [Palestine?, ca. 1910?]. An enormous panoramic view drawn in coloured gouaches on a single, continuous roll of paper (70 x 583 cm), the drawing running to the edges of the paper.
I81FAMEX9DBV: [VIEW - UTRECHT]. BOS, JAN AND PIETER WILHELMUS VAN DE WEIJER. - Panorama van Utrecht vervaardigd in het etablissement van P.W. van de Weijer.Utrecht, widow of Herfkens and son, 1859. Oblong concertina-fold book (9 x 18.5 cm). With 32 wood-engraved views, each measuring 7.5 x 18 cm, coloured by a contemporary hand. Contemporary gold-blocked red cloth.
E21FVFZ8OUA8: [VIEW - DRAWING - FRANCE - LA CAPELLE]. - La Capelle. [France(?), ca. 1690]. Pen and brown ink drawing, with blue washes on paper (10 x 30 cm) with title at the head.
E1Q9EQ01U79O: [VIEW - NETHERLANDS - AMSTERDAM]. OTTENS, REINIER AND JOSUA OTTENS. - Amsterdam.[Amsterdam], Reinier and Josua Ottens, [ca. 1730]. Large engraved panorama on 4 sheets (ca. 42 x 218 cm as assembled). With title in banner at top centre, arms of the city at top right, city seal at top left and the primary locations with captions. Mounted and framed.
DB9FTP3RHVIK: [VIEW - NETHERLANDS - AMSTERDAM]. BAST, PIETER. - Amstelredam.[Antwerp], Pieter Bast, 1599. Large engraved panorama on 2 sheets (ca. 27 x 76 cm as assembled). Framed.
B4S9HJ01U79O: [VIEW - DRAWING - NETHERLANDS - BERGEN OP ZOOM]. SLUYTER, H.A. - Gezigt der stad Bergen op Zoom. [Netherlands], 1793. Drawing in ink and watercolour (30.5 x 47 cm) on paper, signed and dated by H.A. Sluyter, 1793. With title in large panel at the bottom.
A2RGD4WT38YE: [VIEW - NETHERLANDS - LEIDEN]. SCHENK, LEONARDUS [AND ABRAHAM RADEMAKER]. - Gesigt van de Visbrug, de Waag en Vismarkt, te sien naar de Hooglandsche kerk en Stadhuys tooren, tot Lyden. | Vüe du Visbrug, du Pois et Poissonerie, vers l'eglise de Hooglande et la tour de la Maison de Ville a Leide.[Amsterdam], Leonardus Schenk, [ca. 1728/35]. Large engraved wall print on 2 sheets, (together 58 x 97 cm) the sheets overlapping each other slightly, showing the traditional business centre of the city of Leiden. The title, both in Dutch and French, is printed in a banderole at the head, with putti on each side supporting the arms of Leiden and Holland. Leonardus Schenk's name appears as engraver and publisher at the right tip of the banderole. In black passepartout and gilt frame (82 x 121 cm).
91I90T01U79O: [VIEW - NETHERLANDS - LEIDEN]. SCHENK, LEONARDUS [AND ABRAHAM RADEMAKER]. - Gesigt van de stadt Leyden beroemt door syn hooge schoole geleege in Holland op den verstopten Ryn. | Vue de la ville de Leide fameuse par son academie située en Hollande sur le Rhin bouché.[Amsterdam], Leonardus Schenk, [ca. 1728/36]. Large engraved wall print on 2 sheets (together 57.5 x 97 cm) showing the Leiden city wall between the Koepoort and Zijlpoort, with various windmills and prominent buildings in the background identified by name. The title appears in a banderole at the head, with putti on either side holding the arms of Leiden and Holland. Leonardus Schenk's name appears as engraver and publisher at the right end of the banderole. Framed (82.5 x 121 cm).
3428: [VIEW - SURINAM]. SCHLEY, JACOB VAN DER. - Gezicht van de stad Paramaribo en het Fort Zelandia in Suriname.[Amsterdam, 1770]. Engraved view (21.5 x 36 cm), with caption below the image.
I9NE1W93Q2EV: [VIEW - MAKASSAR]. HOOGHE, ROMEYN DE. - Victorien der Nederl. Geoct. O. Compagnie op het Koninkryck van Macasser door den Ed. heer C. Speelman.[Amsterdam?, 1669]. Engraved view (40 x 54.5 cm), with two battle scenes on top, flanked by portraits of Speelman and Radjah Palacca, with in the centre a laurel wreath with the monogram of the VOC, surrounded by Mars and Mercury, and a banderole with the title; and with letterpress text below the view (11 x 54.5 cm), including two poems by the famous Dutch poet Joost van den Vondel and numbered keys referring to the plate. Framed (75 x 81 cm).
G5DC4C01U79O: [VIEWS]. PARIS, [EDOUARD?], ADOLPHE BAYOT, EUGÈNE CICÉRI, ANTOINE LÉON MOREL FATTO. - Nos souvenirs de Kil-Bouroun pendant l'hiver passé dans le liman du Dnieper 1855-1856. … Album lithographié … Paris, Arthus-Bertrand (printed by Becquet frères), [1856]. 1mo (63 x 46 cm). An album of views, most including ships on the river, from the Battle of Kinburn in the Crimean War, comprising 17 plates: 1 tinted lithographed title-page, 15 tinted and double-tinted lithographed views (image size 30 x 46 cm) and a lithographed map. Many views also coloured by hand. Later half blue cloth portfolio.
D4MF3501U79O: [VIEWS - PARIS]. - Paris moderne[.] Grand album représentant les vues et les monuments les plus curieux de Paris et les sites les plus remarquables des environs.Paris, Maison Martinet, [ca. 1865]. Oblong folio (28.5 x 40 cm). With a lithographed title-page including a tinted lithographed view of the Champs Elysées, 58 tinted (sometimes rainbow tinted) and hand-coloured lithographed plates, each with a tissue-guard leaf. Contemporary blind-blocked brown cloth, title in gold on front board, marbled endpapers, gilt edges.
B3QFFOIPSB1L: [VIEWS - NETHERLANDS - HEEMSTEDE]. MOUCHERON, ISAAC DE. - Plan ou veüe de Heemstede, dans la province d'Utrecht | Afbeeldinge van Heemstede, in de provincie van Utrecht.[Amsterdam], Nicolas Visscher, [ca. 1700]. Very large etched bird's-eye view of the Heemstede estate and gardens (99 x 71 cm) engraved by Daniël Stoopendaal and printed on 2 2/3 sheets from 2 copper plates. Framed.
8279W7NTU56Q: [VIEWS - AMSTERDAM]. - Atlas, of verzameling van afbeeldingen der voornaamste gebouwen, torens en gezichten der stad Amsterdam. Voor kinderen. Amsterdam, H. Moolenijzer, [1824]. Oblong 4to (20 x 26 cm). With 19 etched full-page plates, by W. Writs and R. Vinkeles after drawings by W. Writs, J. de Beyer, J. Cats, Ferdinand Bol and Claes Jansz. Visscher. Modern grey boards with the original front cover laid down.
5AFG3N3RHVIK: VIGERIUS, MARCUS. - Decachordum Christianum Julio II. Pont. Max. dicatum. Controversia de excellentia instrumentorum Dominicae passionis, per eundem Dn. Marcum Vigerium discussa.[Hagenau, printed by Th. Anselm & Joh. Albertus for Joh. Koberger, Nuremberg, 1517]. Folio. With title in woodcut border by Urs Graf and 10 beautiful full-page woodcuts (ca. 13.9-14.4 x 9.7-10.2 cm) by the "Master I S with the shovel", a pupil of Hans Schäufelein. Contemporary calf over wooden boards, blind-tooled side, two brass clasps. Leaves from a 14th-century liturgical manuscript pasted on the inner sides of the boards. From the "Koberger Werkstatt".
3754: VIGNOLA, GIACOMO BAROZZI DA. - Regola de' cinque ordini d'archittettura, ... con la nuova aggionta di Michael-Angelo Buonaroti. | Regel vande vijf ordens der architecture,... | Reigle des cinq ordres d'architetture, | Regel der funff Orden von Architectur, ...| The rule of the V. orders of architecture.Amsterdam, Johannes Janssonius and Jan van Hilton, 1642. With an architectural engraved title-page for part 2, an engraved portrait of Vignola in an elaborate architectural frame, and 66 engraved architectural illustrations.With:(2) PAS, Crispijn van de (I and II). Oficina arcularia in qua sunt ad spectantia diversa ... | Boutique menuserie ... | Schriner Laden ... | Schrinwerckers winckel ...Amsterdam, Crispijn van de Pas, 1642. With an engraved title-page and 59 numbered engraved architectural plates in 6 series.(3) [MILIARIA - BATTLE OF BUDA]. LEOPOLD I. Copiis militaribus Budam expugnantibus, & Turcas subigentibus.[Amsterdam?, dated 1686 in chronograms]. A broadside containing a 38-line Latin poem celebrating the defeat of the Ottoman Empire by the troops of the Holy Roman Emperor Leopold I and his allies and their capture of Buda (now part of Budapest) at the Battle of Buda (or possibly celebrating the expected outcome of the battle still in progress). With 1 woodcut decorated initial and 2 decorative bands built up from arabesque typographic ornaments.2 editions (the first in 2 parts) published together, in 1 volume. Royal folio (44 x 28 cm) plus a 1mo broadside (40 x 26.5 cm). Contemporary sheepskin parchment over flexible boards.
G9I9YDWPH4S7: VIGNOLA, GIACOMO BAROZZI DA. - Regola delli cinque ordini d'architettura ... | Regel vande vijf ordens der architecture ... | Reigle des cinq ordres d'architecture … | The rule of the V. orders of architecture … Utrecht, Crispijn van de Passe, 1629. With full-page engraved author's portrait and 42 numbered engraved plates, versos with letterpress text in Italian, Dutch, French, and German and/or English. Plates III and XXXIIII are cancels.With:(2) VIGNOLA, Giacomo Barozzi da. La ii parte dell architetura dell Vignola e'altri famossi architetti | Het tweede deel van de architectura …[Amsterdam, Johannes Jansonius and Jan van Hilten?, ca. 1642]. With engraved title-page and 42 numbered engraved plates. Plates 1-13 with letterpress text printed on the verso describing the facing page.(3) PASSE, Crispijn van de. Oficina arcularia in qua sunt ad spectantia diversa eximia exempla... | Bouticque menuserie ... | Schriner Laden ... | Schrinwerckers winckel. Amsterdam, Crispijn van de Passe, 1642. With engraved title-page and 46 engraved plates. 3 complementary works in 1 volume. Folio. Contemporary vellum.
3322: VIGNOLA, GIACOMO BAROZZI DA. - Regola delli cinque ordini d'architettura … con la nuuo [sic] agionta di Michelangelo Buonaroti di carte sette.Rome, Francesco de Pauli, [ca. 1630]. Folio (39 x 27 cm). With 44 numbered engraved plates: title-page with the portrait of Vignola in the centre, 1 leaf with dedication and preface, and 42 architectural plates. Contemporary limp vellum.
A5QGMGIBBS3O: VILLARDITA, GIUSEPPE. - Trattato della scherma Siciliana ove si mostra di seconda intentione con una linea retta; difendersi di qualsivoglia operatione di resolutione, che operata per ferire à qualunque, ò di punta, ò taglio, che accadesse in accidente di questionarsi. Con expressione di tutte le regole che nascono di seconda operatione.Palermo, Carlo Adamo, 1673. 12mo. Late 19th-century half tanned sheepskin.
I44CPQLY9ARC: VILLE, ANTOINE DE. - Les fortifications ... contenans la maniere de fortifier toutes sorte de places ...Lyon, Philippe Borde, 1640 (engraved title-page 1641). With an engraved title-page, engraved portrait of the author, 53 numbered engravings (10 double-page. Later 17th-century gold-tooled calf, each board with the French royal arms, gold-tooled spine. Rebacked, with the original backstrip laid down.
I44E415LO6IX: VILLE, ANTOINE DE. - De la charge des gouverneurs des places.Paris, Matthieu Guillemot, 1639. Small folio (28.5 x 18.5 cm). With an engraved title-page by Jérôme David, 7 engraved plates and several woodcut illustrations and diagrams. Contemporary mottled calf, gold-tooled spine.
S2298: VIMERCATO, GIOVANNI BATTISTA. - Dialogo de gli Horologi Solari ... Nel quale con ragioni specolative, e pratiche facilmente s'insegna il modo di fabricar tutte le sorti di horologi. Novamente ristampo con le sue figure ... & con un agiunta di un horologio da servirsene al lume della luna.Padua, [after the Venice edition by Giolito, 1585], 1672. 4to. With a large woodcut publisher's device on the title-page, 3 large folding woodcut plates, more than 30 woodcuts in the text, nearly all full-page, and numerous woodcut decorations. 18th-century stiff plain wrappers.
I44B12Q21OB3: VIRGIN, JOHAN BERNHARD AND JOSEPH VON XYLANDER (TRANSLATOR). - Vertheidigung der Festungen im Gleichgewichte mit dem Angriffe derselben. ... Mit 14 Planen.München, Joseph Lindauer, 1820. 8vo. With 14 folding engraved plates. Contemporary tanned half sheepskin.
L42H1275IU7V: VISSCHER, CLAES JANSZ. - Justitie over enige Arminiaensche verraders, geschiet in s'Gravenhaech.[Amsterdam, Claes Jansz. Visscher, 1623]. Engraved print (26.5 x 32 cm) mounted on a large sheet of 18th-century(?) laid paper (50.5 x 33 cm), with manuscript text in three columns with the title: Cort verhaal ende waerachtige afbeeldinge der justitie geschiet in s'Gravenhage, over seeker, conspirateurs, diens conspiratie deur Gods voorsienigheid ontdekt is den 6e. February 1623.
L4OBDGT3RAY7: VISSCHER, CLAES JANSZ. [AND SIMON FRISIUS]. - t' Arminiaens testament.[Amsterdam, Claes Jansz. Visscher, 1618]. Large 1mo broadsheet (66.5 x 46.5 cm), with engraved illustration (53 x 45.5 cm) at the head (with Visscher's name in the plate at lower right) and a letterpress verse text below.
L4NFK9NJAJI0: VISSCHER, CLAES JANSZ. - Cort verhael ende afbeeldinghe der justitie, geschiet den 5. mey 1623. in 'sGravenhaghe.Amsterdam, Claes Jansz. Visscher, 1623. Engraved illustration (26.5 x 14.5 cm), giving four circular portraits and 10 separate scenes, flanked by a letterpress description in Dutch.
74MG4AQU5D8M: VISSCHER, ROEMER. - Zinne-poppen; alle verciert met rijmen, en sommighe met proze: door zijn dochter Anne Roemers.Amsterdam, Sander Wybrantz. and Andries Vink, 1678. With engraved title-page, an engraved emblem on the back of A5, and 193 engraved emblems by Claes Jansz. Visscher.With: (2) VISSCHER, Roemer. Brabbelingh... By hem selven oversien, en meer als de helft vermeerdert.Amsterdam, Johannes van Ravesteyn, 1669. 2 works in 1 volume. 12mo. Contemporary vellum.
L4NG212P13X9: VISSCHER, CLAES JANSZ. - Hendrick Danielsz Slatius, gewesene predicant tot Bleijswyck, naert 'tleven afgebeelt den 12 maert 1623.[Amsterdam, Claes Jansz. Visscher, 1623]. Engraved illustration (22 x 12.5 cm), with an engraved title in Dutch at the head and Visscher's name at the foot, and with two letterpress poems in French on the left signed "A. Lancel."(measuring 24.5 x 25 in tital). Mounted on a larger blank leaf (36 x 41 cm).
89FG86W528LR: VISSCHER, ROEMER. - Zinne-poppen; alle verciert met rijmen, en sommighe met proze: door zijn dochter Anna Roemers.Amsterdam, Johannes van Ravesteyn, 1669. 12mo. With engraved emblematic title-page, an emblem on the back of A5, and 193 engraved emblems by Claes Jansz. Visscher, in text. With 2 engraved emblems pasted on first blanks (including a repeat of the emblem on A5). Contemporary vellum, green ties.
H8RB0B4GA4W9: VISSCHERS, PIETER JOZEF. - Onuitgegeven brieven van eenige paters der Societeit van Jesus, missionarissen in China van de XVIIde en XVIIIde eeuw, met aantekeningen.Arnhem, Josue Witz, 1857. 12mo. Blue paperboard wrappers.
21840: VIVARELLI, GIANDOMENICO. - Della serratura combinatoria, o sia metodo nuovo di fare le serrature per difendersi dai ladri da chiavi false. Operetta dedicata all' illustrissimo, ed eccelso Senato di Bologna. Bologna, Ferdinando Pisarri, 1750. Small 4to (18.5 x 13 cm). With engraved allegorical device on title-page and a large engraved folding plate showing a design of a combination lock. And with an extra folded sheet of paper with a contemporary original drawing in pencil of a similar lock mechanism bound in, with explanatory text in Italian. Contemporary paper wrappers, backed with marbled paper.
4670: VIVIANI, VINCENZO. - De maximis, et minimis geometrica divinatio in quintum conicorum Apollonii Pergaei adhuc desideratum.Florence, Joseph Cocchini, 1659. 2 parts in 1 volume. Folio. With 2 title-pages printed in red and black, each with a woodcut printer's device, 4 folding plates (2 engraved and 2 woodcut), and numerous woodcut geometric and perspective diagrams in text. Contemporary paper boards.
18857: VIVIERS, EMMANUEL DE. - Recueil des memoires curieux. Tirez des Journaux Historiques de 1719. 1723. 1724. & 1725.Paris, Etienne Ganeau, "MDXXV" [=1725]. 12mo. With woodcut vignette on title-page, a woodcut headpiece and a decorated woodcut initial. Contemporary brown calf, gold-tooled spine.
L6P902G9YCGW: [VOC]. - Crimineele procedures by, mitsgaders voor en ten overstaan van den hogen scheeps krygsraad in Texel gehouden, tegens zommige der muitelingen van het O.I. Comp. schip Neyenburg, in den voorleden jaare 1763. uit Texel na Batavia uitgevaren. [volume 2:] Vervolg der crimineele procedures, …Amsterdam, Petrus Schouten, 1764. 2 volumes bound as 1. Folio. Contemporary red half roan (sheepskin), marbled sides.With: (2) FOKKE, Simon. De lighamen der muitelingen van 't Oost-Ind. Comp. schip Nyenburg ten toon gesteld, op de zeeduinen, bezuiden Kykduin.[Amsterdam, Frans Houttuyn, 1764]. Oblong 4to. Engraving (16.5 x 23 cm), with caption below.
K3KBSWH101PT: [VOC]. - Missive van bewinthebberen van de Oost-Indische Compagnie, in dato den 21. april 1742., vervattende de poincten die zullen konnen dienen tot redres in de administratie en beheeringe van de zaecken van de Oost-Indische Compagnie, &c; relatyf tot de Staeten Notulen van den 2. Augustus 1742.[The Hague, 1742]. Folio (30.5 x 19.5 cm). Disbound.
JAVD19JLBZPK: [VOC]. - Octroy, by de hoog mog. heeren Staaten Generaal der Vereenigde Nederlanden verleend aan de Oostindische Compagnie. In dato den 20 maart 1602. mitsgaders reglement, limitatie, ampliatie en continuatien van het voorschreeve octroy, tot den jaare 1700 incluys. … En nog prolongatie en publicatie voor den tyd van twintig jaaren, en sulks tot den jaare 1774 incluys.The Hague, Jacobus Scheltus, 1748[-1755?]. 4to. Later half vellum.
G47AIOT8Y8FP: [VOC - WIC]. - Nederlandsche reizen, tot bevordering van den koophandel, na de meest afgelegene gewesten des aardkloots. ... Met plaaten. Eerste[-veertiende of laatste] deel.Amsterdam, Peterus Conradi; Harlingen, W. van der Plaats, 1784-1787. 14 volumes bound as 6. 8vo. With 2 engraved folding maps, 1 engraved folding city plan and 61 engraved plates (56 folding) including many topographic views. Uniform half tree calf (ca. 1820?), gold-tooled spines.
V4601: [VOC - WIC]. - Discours op verscheyde voorslaghen rakende d'Oost en West-Indische trafyken. Het eerste deel. Waerinne ghehandelt wert van 't prolongeren of vernieuwen van 't Oost-Indische octroy.[No place], 1645. 4to. Modern boards, red spine.
A3QBK5HVT055: [VOC]. - Octroy, by de hoog mog. Heeren Staaten Generaal der Vereenigde Nederlanden verleend aan de Oostindische Compagnie. In dato den 20 Maart 1602. Mitsgaders reglement, limitatie, ampliatie en continuatien van het voorschreeve octroy, ...The Hague, Jacobus Scheltus, 1743. 2 volumes. 4to. Contemporary marbled wrappers.With: (2) Prolongatie van het octroy voor de Oostindische Compagnie, voor den tyd van twaalf jaaren, en sulks tot den jaare 1754 incluis.(Colophon:) The Hague, Jacobus Scheltus, 1743.
A3KDCGTH4G5B: [VOC]. - Beknopte historie, van het Mogolsche keyzerryk, en de zuydelyke aangrensende ryken. Batavia, C.C. Renhard, 1758. Folio. With a woodcut device on title-page (VOC ship on a shield, flanked by Poseidon and Amphitrite, topped by an armillary sphere), folding letterpress genealogical table, and 2 large woodcuts (plus 1 repeat) with letterpress text, representing the seals of 3 Mogul rulers (each with 2 concentric circles with 11 or 13 smaller circles in between, with the ruler's name in the centre and his predecessors numbered in the surrounding circles). Modern blue paper wrappers.
J4BFK0HZB258: [VOC & WIC]. - Schaede die den staet der Vereenichde Nederlanden, en d'inghesetenen van dien, is aenstaende, by de versuymenisse van d'Oost en West-Indische negotie onder een octroy en societeyt te begrijpen.The Hague, Jan Veely, 1644. 4to. With a letterpress motto in a woodcut border on the title-page, 1 woodcut decorated initial and bands of arabesque fleurons. Modern brown cloth, short-title in gold on spine, with 19th-century front wrapper bound in.
E51BW3BBNOWB: [VOC - SHIPWRECK & PIRACY]. - Twee-rampspoedige zee-reyzen, den enen ... met een Fransch Oost Indiesch Compagnie-schip, genaamt Le Prince, ... Den anderen, met het Hollandsche Oost-Indische Compagnie schip, genaamt Rustenwerk, ...Amsterdam, Bernardus Mourik, [1752 or soon after]. 4to. With 2 etched plates. Disbound.
K8FBVGRBERCD: VOET, JOHANNES. - Commentarius ad Pandectas.Den Haag, Abraham de Hondt, 1716. 2 volumes. Folio. Contemporary calf, richly gold-tooled spines.
84JCGI01U79O: VOLDER, WILLEM DE (GUILIELMUS GNAPHEUS). - Acolastus. De filio prodigo comoedia Acolasti titulo inscripta.Antwerp, Martinus de Keyser for Willem Vorsterman, March 1535. With title in a 4-piece architectural woodcut border. With:(2) PLAISIER, Jean le (Johannes PLACENTIUS). Susanna. Eusebii Candidi Elegia, in vanam brevemque humanae vitae gloriolam. Item Ode Sappica eiusdem Eusebii, in mortis recordationem. Item Plausus luctificae mortis ad modum dialogi, expemporaliter ab eodem Eusebio lusus.(Colophon: Antwerp, Willem Vorsterman), 1536. With title in a woodcut border.(3) CRÔCUS, Cornelius. Comoedia sacra, cui titulus Joseph, ad Christianae iuventutis institutionem iuxta locos inventionis, veteremque artem, nunc primum & scripta & edita.Antwerp, Joannes Steelsius, 1537 (colophon: printed by Joannes Graphaeus). With a woodcut decoration on the title-page and Steelsius's woodcut device on the last page.(4) PLAUTUS. Aulularia Plautina, comoediarum lepidissima. Quae etsi alias incomplete, à Codro Urceo, & Martino Dorpio tamen est perfecta. Cum familiari explanatione. Index dictionum hic insertarum, in calce est additus.Antwerp, Michiel Hillen van Hoochstraten, 1531. With title in a 4-piece woodcut border.(5) LUCIANUS Samosatensis. Dialogi aliquot, per D. Erasmi versi, ac à Nicolao Buscoducensi, succinctis pariter & eruditis scholiis explanati, recens per eundem diligenter recogniti.(Colophon: Antwerp, Michiel Hillen van Hoochstraten, August 1533). With Hillen van Hoochstraten's device on the last page.(6) SCHOTTEN(NIUS), Hermann(us). Vita honesta, sive virtutis: quomodo quisque vivere debeat, omni aetate, omni tempore, & quotlibet loco, erga Deum & homines. Cui novissime adiecimus Institutionem Christiani hominis, per Adrianum Barlandum Aphorismis digestam. Omnia multo quam antehac emendatiora.Antwerp, Joannes Steelsius, 1538 (colophon: printed by Joannes Graphaeus). (7) ERASMUS, Desiderius.De civilitate morum puerilium ... libellus ab autore recognitus, & novis scholiis illustratus per Gisbertum Longolium Ultratraiectinum.Antwerp, Willem Vorsterman, 1533. Title in a 4-piece woodcut border.7 works in one volume. Small 8vo (16 x 10.5 cm). Contemporary (ca. 1538) Antwerp panel-stamped calf, each side with the same panel stamp (85 x 55 mm), showing a roundel with a half length portrait of the then reigning Holy Roman Emperor Charles V, the Imperial double-headed eagle stands above the roundel between two small columns and Charles's motto below the roundel (":PLUS:OVLTRE. | .KAROLVS.V.IMP:"), with two 5-pointed stars above it and a lion face with decorations below it; the whole is flanked by decorative columns.
C1JEFY1IF05P: VOLKAMER (VOLCKAMER), JOHANN CHRISTOPH. - Nürnbergische Hesperides, oder Gründliche Beschreibung der Edlen Citronat- Citronen- und Pomeranzen-Früchte, .../ Continuation der Nürnbergischen Hesperidum, ...Nuremberg, Frankfurt, Leipzig, the author, son and heirs of J.A. Endters, 1708-1714. 8 parts plus 6 appendices in 2 volumes. Folio. With 6 engraved allegorical frontispieces with garden scenes, 4 engraved part-titles, and 235 other engraved plates by the finest German artists and engravers (8 double-page & 13 larger folding). Contemporary richly blind-tooled pigskin over wooden boards.
L4H9PUM21I92: VOORST, N.T. VAN - Ordonnantie op den impost van het ooft en fruyt. Geärresteerd by de edele groot achtbare heeren burgemeesteren en vroedschap der stad Utrecht op den 14 february en van den stadhuize (more solito) gepubliceerd den 19 maart 1785.Utrecht, Godart van den Brink Jansz., 1785. Small 4to (21 x 16.5 cm). With woodcut arms of Utrecht on title-page. Sewn.
2101: VORSTERMAN VAN OYEN, ABRAHAM ANTONIE. - Geslacht Vorsterman. Hiertoe behooren Willem en Lucas Vorsterman.Amsterdam, The Hague, Brussels, Vienna and other places, 1880s and 1890s. Numerous contemporary notes and letters, several with envelopes.With:(2) [HUNTING]. Extract uit de resolution van de heeren Staaten van Holland en Westvriesland, genomen in haar edele groot mog. Vergadering op dingsdag den 8 septermber 1778.[The Hague,] 1778.(3) [HUNTING]. Extract uit de resolution van de heeren Staaten van Holland en Westvriesland, genomen in haar edele groot mog. Vergadering op dingsdag den 18 april 1780.[The Hague,] 1780.Preserved in a contemporary portfolio, probably re-used multiple times by the compiler.
L289NG0VRZYP: [VOU, JOHANNES DE AND ROMEYN DE HOOGHE]. - Caart van de stad Rotterdam, en gezigt langs de Maas, benevens de afbeeldingen van de voornaamste publique gebouwen.[Rotterdam, ca. 1791]. With letterpress title-page printed in red, engraved strips to be mounted above the map (together 25 x 164 cm), with the Rotterdam coat of arms flanked by six coats of arms of Burgomasters and other city officials and 10 smaller coats of arms of the "Stadsheerlijkheden"; a large engraved map of Rotterdam (108 x 120 cm); a large engraved panoramic view of Rotterdam (24.5 x 226.5 cm); and 13 engraved views of major buildings in the city (each 17.5 x 24 cm).With:(2) Namen en wapens der edelen groot achtbaren heeren raden in de vroedschap der stad Rotterdam, nevens het jaar waar in hun edelen groot achtbaren zyn aangesteld.With letterpress title-page printed in red and 130 engraved coats of arms of members of the Rotterdam vroedschap from 1694 to 1791 (each ca. 11.5 x 8.5 cm).(3) Pensionarissen der stadt Rotterdam. ... Secretarissen der stadt Rotterdam.With 38 original paintings in coloured gouaches of coats of arms of 13 pensionaries (appointed 1672-1788) and 25 Secretaries (appointed 1669-1788) of Rotterdam.[Rotterdam, 1791? (most plates engraved 1694)]. 3 parts in 1 volume. Royal double folio (1mo) (57 x 43.5 cm). All engravings hand-coloured by the publisher with gouaches and gold. Contemporary gold-tooled vellum, with the Rotterdam coat of arms on both boards.
GBLBOEC0YYV0: [VOYAGES]. - Magazijn der nieuwste en meest belangrijke reisbeschrijvingen tot nut en vermaak voor alle klassen van lezers, … [part-titles:] Nieuwe reisverhalen. Een tijdschrift, ...Amsterdam, widow G.A. Diederichs and son (parts 1-12), Diederichs brothers (parts 13-24), 1820-1826. 24 parts intended as 12 volumes, here still in parts (as published). 8vo. With 23 aquatint frontispieces and 1 folding engraved map. Original publisher's green and blue stiff paper wrappers printed letterpress, many lined with the publisher's advertisements.
L59A7HA549B6: VREDEMAN DE VRIES, JAN (HANS), ANTONIO LABACCO, GIACOMO BAROZZIO DA VIGNOLA AND OTHERS. - [Collection of architectural and decoration prints including fortification plans, garden plans and architectural decoration].Antwerp, Venice, Rome, various publishers, [engraved] 1561-1585, [printed 1580-ca. 1600]. Large folio & small 1mo (38.5 x 27 cm). Collection of 4 separately published prints (3 large full-sheet & 1 small full-sheet), plus 67 prints from 9 series (including 3 double-page prints and a 1½-sheet plan of classical Roman ports printed from 2 copperplates). Contemporary or near contemporary limp sheepskin parchment (ca. 1600?).
F6JDRNMFQHCT: VRIES, KLAAS DE. - Schat-kamer ofte konst der stuur-lieden; … tweeden druk verbetert … en vermeerdert … Amsterdam, Joannes Loots, "171 " (changed to "1707" by stamping with printing types). With woodcut illustration of a ship's pilot with a plumb line and navigational instruments by Adriaan Le Duc (1693-1729) on title-page, 4 engraved plates (3 folding and 1 full-page). Further with many woodcut illustrations (mostly diagrams), and letterpress tables of tides and solar and lunar positions.Including: (2) SCHOOTEN, Frans van, and Adriaen VLACQ. De tafelen der sinuum, tangentium, en secantium, ofte der hoekmaten, raaklynen en snylynen, ... achter de selve de logarithmi ...Amsterdam, Joannes Loots, 1707. With letterpress tables of logarithms and trigonometric functions. 2 parts in 1 volume. 8vo. Modern brown goatskin morocco.
J2OC9AHFE1AW: VRIES, HUGO DE AND DANIEL TREMBLY MACDOUGAL (EDITOR). - Species and varieties. Their origin by mutation.Chicago, Open Court publishing company; London, Kegan Paul, Trench, Trübner and co., 1905. Large 8vo (22 x 14 cm). Later red cloth, with the original backstrip laid down.
A13FSPCDMSG7: VRIES, KLAAS DE. - Schat-kamer ofte konst der stier-lieden, …Amsterdam, Joannes Loots, 1702. With woodcut illustration of a ship's pilot with a plumb line and navigational instruments by Adriaan Le Duc (1693-1729) on title-page, 4 engraved plates (3 folding and 1 full-page). Further with many woodcut illustrations (mostly diagrams), and letterpress tables of tides and solar and lunar positions.Including: (2) VLACQ, Adriaen. De Tafelen der sinuum, tangentium en secantium, ofte der hoekmaten, raaklynen en snylynen. Amsterdam, Joannes Loots, 1702. Primarily with letterpress tables of logarithms and trigonometric functions, the present copy lacking those for logarithms. 2 parts in 1 volume. 8vo. Contemporary vellum.
L4GEMALL109T: VRIESE, WILLEM HENDRIK. - Hortus Spaarn-Bergensis. Enumeratio stirpium quas, in villa Spaarn-Berg prope Harlemum, alit Adr. van der Hoop.Amsterdam, Johannes Müller (back of title-page: printed by C.A. Spin), 1839. 8vo. With 2 double-page chromolithographed plates. Original publisher's stiff printed wrappers.
K9ECML3VUA3U: VRIJDAG ZIJNEN, THEODOOR DANIEL. - De in den handel voorkomende kina-basten, pharmacologisch behandeld en toegepast op de soorten welke in de Pharmacopoea Belgica vermeld zijn.Rotterdam, P.H. van den Heuvell (back of half-title: The Hague, A.D. Schinkel), 1835. 8vo. Contemporary half calf.
EBCEBNTH4G5B: WAD, GREGERS. - Fossilia Aegyptiaca Musei Borgiani Velitris. Velletri, 1794. 4to. Contemporary boards.
I339LW9JRCQJ: [WAFA]. WELSCH (VELSCHIUS), GEORG HIERONYMUS (ED.). - Commentarius in Ruzname naurus sive tabulae aequinoctiales novi Persarum & Turcarum anni. Nunc prima editae...Augsburg, Theophilius Goeblius (Gottlieb Goebel) and Joannis Schönigkius, 1676. 4to. With engraved frontispiece and 22 engraved plates by Melchior Haffner. Contemporary calf.
66PAN13MAV59: WAGNER, JOHANN LUDWIG. - Mémoires de M. Wagner, sur la Russie, la Sibérie et le royaume de Cassan.Bern, Emanuel Haller, 1790. 8vo. With an engraved portrait of Johann Ludwig Wagner and 2 engraved plates by Balthasar Anton Dunker (1746-1807). Contemporary boards covered with sprinkled paper.
V3389: WAHLENBERG, GEORG. - Flora Upsaliensis enumerans plantas circa Upsaliam sponte crescentes. Enchiridion excursionibus studiosorum Upsaliensium accommodatum.Uppsala, Academy Typographorum, 1820. 8vo. With a folding engraved map (29 x 39 cm) and its accompanying letterpress leaf (with the book's corrigenda on the reverse). 19th-century half tanned sheepskin, gold-tooled spine.
K8EC5DDV9IXJ: WALBEEK, WILLEM. - Livre d'ecrire ... a l'ecole de Monsieur Hermanus vander Laan ...Haarlem, 30 October 1749-13 January 1750. Folio (31 x 20 cm). Manuscript calligraphic copy-book with Dutch texts (except for the French title-page and colophon), written in black ink on laid paper, with a calligraphic title-page followed by 43 pages of calligraphic examples on 23 leaves. An additional loosely inserted leaf has one additional full-page example, also by Walbeek. Contemporary decorated paper wrappers (block-printed flower pattern with a dotted background).
EBD9HN01U79O: [WALDENSIANS]. - Recit de ce qu'il y a de plus considerable aux affaires des eglises reformées des vallées de Piedmont, depuis les massacres de l'année 1655. [Amsterdam, Abraham Wolfgang(?), after 1663]. 4to. Contemporary wrappers.
19654: WALDORP, JAN GERARD. - [Design for the frontispiece of Betje Wolff's Proeve over de opvoeding].[Amsterdam, 1779]. Drawing in black ink with grey watercolour washes (14 x 9 cm) on laid paper, tipped onto a larger leaf (30 x 21.5 cm).
CCKFNAXVUPZ7: WALKER, GEORGE AND WILLIAM BOYS. - Testacea minuta rariora, nuperrime detecta in arena littoris Sandvicensis; ... | A collection of the minute and rare shells lately discovered in the sand of the sea shore near Sandwich.London, J. March, [1784]. 4to. With 3 engraved plates depicting 90 species of shells. Later purple, gold-tooled half morocco.
K7A9BZGSOC28: WALLERIUS, JOHAN GOTTSCHALK (PRAESES) AND GUSTAF ADOLF GYLLENBORG. - Agriculturae fundamenta chemica, Åkerbrukets chemiska grunder, ...Uppsala, 1761. 4to. Contemporary stiff paper wrappers.
22360: WARIUS, PIETER. - Nieuwe verklaring over de proportionaal passer, waar in aangewesen word, hoe dezelve is te tekenen, en hoe tafeltjes daar toe dienende konnen werden berekent, vervolgens der zelver veelvuldig en nuttig gebruyk, zoo in de tel- als meetkonst; ...Amsterdam, Joannes Loots, 1708. 4to. With a large folding engraved plate illustrating the scales on the sector and 12 smaller folding engraved plates showcasing several of the calculations. Contemporary calf, gold-tooled spine.
8BTEX9MFQHCT: [WATER, JONA WILLEM TE]. - Bibliotheca te Waterana, sive catalogus librorum selectorum, ... Que omnia per septuaginta circiter annos collegit vir celeberrimus Jona Guilielmus te Water, ...Leiden, Samuel and Johannes Luchtmans, 1823. 2 parts in 1 volume. 8vo. Later dark red half cloth.
H6GG4NKNREO3: [WATER, JONA WILLEM TE]. - Bericht wegens het verongelukte Oost-Indische schip Woestduin; en de reddinge der schepelingen door de gebroeders Naerebout.Middelburg, Pieter and Jan Gillissen, 1780. 8vo. With engraved double portrait on title-page, showing the Naerebout brothers. 19th-century paperboard wrappers.
E89CH81RIA1Q: [WATERCOLOUR - ORNITHOLOGY]. PRÊTRE, JEAN GABRIEL. - [Souimanga de Kuhl, mâle & femelle & Souimanga à ventre écarlate, mâle (= plate 376/388 from Temminck's Nouveau recueil de planches coloriées d'oiseaux ...)]. [France], 1825. Watercolour of 3 birds on unwatermarked wove paper (ca. 48 x 35 cm), all standing on a branch, the upper branch signed: "JG Prêtre 1825". With the birds numbered in pencil, the plate number and bird names in pencil in the lower left corner, and the upper bird encircled and with added correct plate number.
L3QE83WO3LES: [WATERCOLOUR - INUIT]. - [Watercolour of an Inuit hunting seals in a kayak]. [ca. 1839?]. Watercolour on laid paper (18.5 x 19.3 cm), in a passe-partout (44 x 43.5 cm).
EBGGPBHZ87FO: [WATERCOLOUR - CEYLON]. [BERG, ALBERT]. - Bei Point de Galle.Ceylon, 1860. Watercolour on paper (25.5 x 36 cm), inscribed and dated in pencil (lower left) "Bei Point de Galle. Ceilon [18]60"; signed "AB" and numbered "334" on the back. Mounted in a passe-partout.
E8DG136WTNHS: [WATERCOLOUR - ORNITHOLOGY]. PRÊTRE, JEAN GABRIEL. - [Gobe-mouche yetapa, femelle (= plate 296 from Temminck's Nouveau recueil de planches coloriées d'oiseaux ...)]. [France], 1824. Watercolour of a bird on unwatermarked wove paper (ca. 48 x 34.5 cm), standing on a branch signed: "JG Prêtre/ 1824". With plate number and bird name in pencil in lower left corner.
E88BO3FFSVEW: [WATERCOLOUR - ORNITHOLOGY]. PRÊTRE, JEAN GABRIEL. - [Traquet oreillard, Traquet à queue noire & Traquet leucomèle (= plate 257 from Temminck's Nouveau recueil de planches coloriées d'oiseaux ...)]. [France], 1823. Watercolour of 3 birds on unwatermarked wove paper (ca. 48 x 35 cm), all standing on a branch, the lowest branch signed: "JG Prêtre/ 1823". With plate number in pencil in the lower left corner.
E7VDZNDA92AU: [WATERCOLOUR - ORNITHOLOGY]. PRÊTRE, JEAN GABRIEL. - [Souimanga métallique, mâle & femelle & Souimanga souci, mâle (= plate 347 from Temminck's Nouveau recueil de planches coloriées d'oiseaux ...)]. [France], 1825. Watercolour of 3 birds on unwatermarked wove paper (ca. 48 x 35 cm), all standing on a branch, the middle branch signed: "JG Prêtre/ 1825". With the birds numbered in pencil, and the plate number and bird names in pencil in the lower left corner.
19909: [WATERCOLOUR – BOTANICAL]. [SCHOUMAN, AERT]. - [Proboscidea louisianica].[Netherlands, 2nd half of the 18th-century]. Watercolour on laid paper (40.5 x 27 cm) of a flowering Proboscidea louisianica, with fruit and a horned seedpod on the ground. In passepartout (55 x 40 cm).
D55FLLW1EWHE: [WATERCOLOUR - JAPANESE]. - [Public Bath House].[Japan, ca. 1900]. (70 x 98.5 cm). Watercolour on silk, highlighted with white, gold, and perhaps mica.
E89BE4I3XBY9: [WATERCOLOUR - ORNITHOLOGY]. PRÊTRE, JEAN GABRIEL. - [Synallaxe damier & Synallaxe à filets (= plate 311 from Temminck's Nouveau recueil de planches coloriées d'oiseaux ...)]. [France], 1824. Watercolour of 2 birds on unwatermarked wove paper (ca. 48 x 35 cm), both standing on a branch, the lowest branch signed: "JG Prêtre/ 1824". With the birds numbered in pencil and the plate number and bird names in pencil in the lower left corner.
22401: [WATERCOLOUR - SOUTH AMERICA]. [QUESNEL, EDOUARD]. - Voyage dans l'Amerique du Sud 1864-1865.[Various places in South America], 1864-1865]. Oblong 1mo (ca. 33.5 x 52 cm). Album with 98 watercolours (the majority ca. 20 x 33 cm) mounted on the thick album leaves and mostly signed with monogram "E", titled and dated in ink on the mounts. Contemporary blind- and gold-tooled green sheepskin (Maison Alphonse Giroux, Paris).
19905: [WATERCOLOUR - FLOWERS]. [HOLSTEYN PIETER THE YOUNGER]. - Druyven hyacinthen.[Netherlands, ca. 1650]. Watercolour (ca. 13.5 x 13 cm) on laid paper (31.5 x 21 cm), with caption below.
E8EE2FTH4G5B: [WATERCOLOUR - ORNITHOLOGY]. PRÊTRE, JEAN GABRIEL. - [Oiseau-mouche superbe, mâle, Oiseau-mouche huppe-col blanc, mâle & Oiseau-mouche écussonné, mâle (= plate 299 from Temminck's Nouveau recueil de planches coloriées d'oiseaux ...)]. [France], 1824. Watercolour of 3 birds on wove paper (ca. 48 x 34.5 cm), all standing on a branch, the middle branch signed: "J.G. Prêtre/ 1824". With the birds numbered in pencil and the plate number and bird names in pencil in the lower left corner.
18691: [WATERCOLOUR - BOTANICAL]. HEROLT, JOHANNA HELENA. - [Watercolour of a wallflower and a double hyacinth, with inchworm moths, larvae and pupae].[Amsterdam, ca. 1700]. Watercolour drawing (38 x 29 cm) on extremely fine white parchment, said to be uterine lamb, showing a wallflower and a double hyacinth with two inchworm moths in the air (2 different species) and two inchworms and two pupae on the leaves and flowers. Framed.
9AHF2VYD4ZB1: [WATERCOLOURS - COSTUMES]. HECKEL, CATHARINA SPERLING. - [Four young ladies in fancy gowns].[Augsburg, ca. 1725?]. Four drawings in brown ink, watercolour and coloured gouaches on vellum, highlighted with gold (each 5.9 x 9.0 cm). Each mounted in a later passe-partout with a gold border, in an ebonized wooden frame (23.5 x 20.5 cm).
19623: [WEAVING]. - Schnürungsbuch. “Vaals-Aachen” [on the Dutch-German border], Höhere technische Schule für Tuchfabrikation, [ca. 1900]. Oblong folio (24 x 32 cm). Manuscript in German, written in black ink in a neat and legible Latin hand on paperboard leaves, comprising short instructional texts and about 2000 colour-coded weaving patterns and small samples of woven cloth mounted on both sides of the leaves. Contemporary beige half cloth.
G7GHAVCEUKT7: WEBER, CARL MARIA. - [Letter to a privy councillor signed by Carl Maria von Weber].Dresden, 15 August 1821. 4to.
I1TAA9FNVONO: WECKER, JOHANNES JACOB. - Antidotarium generale ... nunc primum laboriose congestum, methodicè digestum. Cum elencho locupletissimo.Basel, Eusebius Episcopius and son, 1576. 4to. With woodcut device on title-page and larger variant on last page. Contemporary limp sheepskin parchment.
I1TD20WYSW5X: WECKER, JOHANNES JACOB. - De secretis libri XVII. ex variis authoribus collecti, methodicéque digesti, & aucti.Basel, Johannes Rudolphus Genath, 1662. 8vo. With woodcut device on title-page and numerous woodcut illustrations in text. Modern sheepskin parchment.
23082: WEDDELL, HUGUES ALGERNON. - Voyage dans le nord de la Bolivie et dans les parties voisines du Pérou ou visite au district aurifère de Tipuani. Paris, P. Bertrand & London, H. Baillière, 1853. 8vo. With two lithographed plates, three woodcut illustrations in text (one music) and a folding engraved map. Contemporary red half morocco, gold-tooled spine.
K88B515Y8KRT: WEISMANN, AUGUST. - Studien zur Descendenz-Theorie. I. Ueber den Saison-Dimorphismus der Schmetterlinge.Leipzig, Wilhelm Engelmann, 1875. With 2 chromolithograph plates.With: (2) WEISMANN, August. II. Ueber die letzten Ursachen der Transmutationen.Leipzig, Wilhelm Engelmann, 1876. With 5 chromolithograph plates. 2 volumes bound as 1. 8vo. Modern cloth, gold-tooled spine.
KCBBX41FGQSN: WEITZEL, AUGUST WILHELM PHILIP. - Batavia in 1858. Of schetsen en beelden uit de hoofdstad van Neêrlandsch Indië.Gorinchem, J. Noorduijn & son, 1860. 8vo. With a lithographed map as frontispiece and a lithographed title-page with a small harbour view. Contemporary half sheepskin.
S2859: WELD, ISAAC. - Voyage au Canada, dans les années 1795, 1796 et 1797; ... et enrichi d'une carte générale du pays, et de onze planches offrant les points de vue les plus remarquables, et notamment le fameux Saut de Niagara. Tome premier[-troisième].Paris, Gérard (printed by Munier), An XI [1802/1803]. 3 volumes. 8vo. With 11 engraved plates and a loosely inserted folding engraved map. Contemporary uniform tree calf, gold-tooled.
L7AASN4BP8U3: WELEVELD, LOUIS ALEXANDER VAN AND P. O’KELLY JR. - Algemeen wapenboek van het Koningrijk der Nederlanden. [The Hague], L.A. van Weleveld & P. O’Kelly jr., 1830-1836. Super Royal 4to (35 x 25.5 cm). With 2 engraved title-pages (dated 1830 and 1836) and 204 engraved plates showing 7 sorts of crowns and 1189 coats of arms with supporters, helms, crests, mantling, flags, etc. The 1830 title-page and all 204 plates coloured for the publishers and highlighted with varnish. With the 1828 prospectus and circulars dated 1828 and 1830 bound in, an extra copy of plate 122, and a vellum leaf with a large (13.5 x 15.5 cm) colour drawing of Stratenus coat of arms, with extensive use of gold. Contemporary half calf; rebacked, preserving the original gold-tooled spine but with 20th-century corners.
L79F220KI7BN: WELEVELD, LOUIS ALEXANDER VAN. - Handboek van den Nederlandschen adel.[The Hague, H.C. Susan C. Hz.], 1848-1852. 4to. With 2 lithographed title-pages and 531 hand-coloured engraved armorial plates. Contemporary red half sheepskin, gold-tooled spine, with owner's stamp in gold on front board, with the monogram "de. J.v.E.".
I95FN4V8Y96B: [WELLCOME HISTORICAL MEDICAL LIBRARY]. - A catalogue of printed books in the Wellcome Historical Medical Library.London, the Wellcome Historical Medical Library, 1962-1976. 3 volumes (of 5). Original publisher's dark blue cloth (29.5 x 21 cm).
L8T8KHT16YIR: WELLHAUSEN, JULIUS (MARGARET GRAHAM WEIR, TRANSLATOR). - The Arab kingdom and its fall.Calcutta, University of Calcutta (printed by Bhupendra Lal Banerji), 1927. 8vo. Modern cloth.
S959: WENZEL, GOTTFRIED IMMANUEL. - Neue auf Vernunft und Erfahrung gegründete Entdeckungen über die Sprache der Thiere.Vienna, Anton Doll, 1800. 8vo. With an engraved frontispiece. Contemporary boards, richly gold-tooled spine.
K6PF9V8BHFDT: WERNDLY, GEORGE HENRIK. - Maleische spraakkunst, uit de eige schriften der Maleiers opgemaakt; met eene voorreden, behelzende eene inleiding tot dit werk, en een dubbeld aanhangsel van twee boekzalen van boeken, in deze tale zo van Europeërs, als van Maleiers geschreven.Amsterdam, printed by Rudolf and Gerard Wetstein for the VOC (Dutch East India Company), 1736. 8vo. With a woodcut device of the VOC, showing a ship, on the title-page and with passages in Malayan type (in both Arabic and roman characters). Modern calf.
7A4G0405PBEJ: [WHALING]. - Seylen in 't ys, en soeken na de walvis. | La navigation dans la glace, et chercher du baleine.| Il veleggiare nel ghiaccio, & cercare del baleno. | Das Seeglen ins Eiß, und suchen des Wallfisches.Augsburg, Georg Balthasar Probst, [ca. 1745]. Etched print (plate size: 31 x 42 cm) on watermarked laid paper (32 x 45 cm).
K3E9LKC5GXWM: WHIDBEY, JOSEPH. - An account of the sinking of the Dutch frigate Ambuscade, of 32 guns, near the Great Nore; with the mode used in recovering her… Communicated by the Right. Hon. Sir Joseph Banks, Bart. …[London, William Bulmer & Co], 1803. Large 4to (27.5 x 21.5 cm). With a folding engraved plate illustrating the account. Disbound.
KCAGNS7KM5LY: [WIBMER, JEAN BAPTISTE DIDIER]. - Utopiaansch weekblad nos. 3-9 & 11-13.Amsterdam, A. Vink, [1820-1821]. 10 (of 14) parts, lacking parts 1, 2, 10 & 14, supplied in photocopy. 8vo. With a woodcut illustration as headpiece on the opening page of 9 of the 10 parts. Later green cloth.With: (2) [WIBMER, Jean-Baptiste Didier]. Utopiaansche courant no. 6Amsterdam, H. Moolenijzer, "Dageraad, den 44 Stoeborn A[nn]o. 5569" [= 1819]. Folio broadsheet (44 x 26.5 cm). With a woodcut illustration as headpiece. Folded and unbound.
M2HAPKP4XOLO: [WIC - SLAVE TRADE]. - Ample deductie, continerende de justificatie van het goet reght, de generale geoctroyeerde West-Indische Compagnie, deser Vereenigde Nederlanden competerende, tot den privativen handel op de goud-custe van Guinea. Op ende jegens de ongefondeerde praetensien en sustenuen van de churfurstelycke Brandenburgse Africaensche Compagnie.[The Netherlands, 1685]. Folio. Modern black cloth with gilt title on spine, marbled endpapers.
KCKFKWB4W9BT: [WIC - MANUSCRIPT]. - Poincten van deliberatie op welke de Heeren Gecommitteerden uyt de resp[ectiev]e ... cameren van de generale geoctr[oyeerd]e West Indische Compagnie, door prosidiale camer beschreven sijn, ter vergaderinge van de Thienen, omme sig op den 4e ... July te laten vinden tot Amsterdam, ende dinsdagh daeraenvolgende sullende wesen den 5 dito, precise int besoigne te treeden.Amsterdam, 10 June 1678. Folio (36.5 x 24 cm). Manuscript in Dutch, written on laid paper in dark brown ink. Sewn, with the final blank and its conjugate stub forming a wrapper.
K5TDIHHCJA82: [WIC]. - Vertooch aen de hoogh en mogende heeren Staten Generael ... nopende de voorgaende ende tegenwoordighe proceduren van Brasil. Midtsgaders de documenten daer toe dienende.Amsterdam, Johannes van Marel, 1647. Small 4to (18 x 14.5 cm). Modern plain paper wrappers.
K5MCCM62BPJ1: [WIC]. - Consideratien ende redenen der e. heeren bewind-hebberen vande geoctrojeerde West-Indische Compagnie ... nopende de teghenwoordighe deliberatie over den treves met den koning van Hispanjen. Mitsgaders conscientieuse bedenckinghen op dese vraghe, of men in goeder consientie magh treves maecken met den coningh van Spangjen. ... Noch de remonstrantie van zijne koninglijke majest. van Bohemen, ...Haarlem, Adriaen Roman, 1629. 4to. Modern red half leather.
I6L94BAKI3TI: [WIC]. - Copye vande resolutie van de heeren burghemeesters ende raden tot Amsterdam op't stuck vande West-Indische Compagnie. Genomen in August 1649.Utrecht, Jan Havick, 1649. 4to. Modern brown half morocco.
I18EWWG0BP34: [WIC - BRAZIL]. - Articulen van vrede ende confoederatie, gheslooten tusschen den doorluchtighsten Coningh van Portugael, ter eenre, ende de Hoogh Mogende Heeren Staten Generael der Vereenighde Nederlanden, ter andere zyde.The Hague, Hillebrant van Wouw, 1663. 4to. With woodcut device on title-page. Stiff plain paper wrappers.
B32D19U6QRO5: [WIC]. - Consideratien op de cautie van Portugael.[Amsterdam?], [Johannes van Marel (pseudonym)?], 1647. Small 4to (20 x 15.5 cm). Later blue paper wrappers.
K5TAD1TQ3VW1: [WIC]. - Kort discours, ofte naardere verklaringe van de onderstaende V. poincten, 1 aengaende de verlichtinghe die desen staat heeft ghenooten door de oprechtinghe en oorloghen van de West-Indische Compagnie. ...[The Netherlands], 1644. Small 4to (18.5 x 14 cm). Modern wrappers.
23357: [WIC]. - Examen vande valsche resolutie vande heeren burgemeesters ende raden tot Amsterdam. Op 't stuck vande West-Indische Compagnie.Amsterdam, Abraham de Bruyn, 1649. Small 4to (19x 14.5 cm). Later blue paper wrappers.
93TC6ZCFFZDL: WICART, NICOLAAS. - [View of Woudenberg].[Netherlands, ca. 1780]. Drawing (24.5 x 36 cm) in black ink with grey watercolour washes on laid paper (37.5 x 49 cm), signed at the foot left: ''N. Wicart, ad vivum'', with on the back in a 19th-century hand: "'t dorp Woudenberg''.
1993: WICHERS, WICHER. - [Manuscript letter to Hans Hartwich, Capiteyn op s'landts oorlogschip Harderwijk]. The Hague, 29 July 1690. Small folio (31 x 20.5 cm). Manuscript letter in in 7 lines on one page, with the signatures of Wicher Wichers and François Fagel, followed by two blank pages, and the name of the addressee in manuscript on the fourth page with a seal.
I1TF4YGW2NC5: WICHMANS, AUGUSTINUS FRANCISCUS. - Apotheca spiritualium pharmacorum contra luem contagiosam aliosque morbos, ... Including: [WICHMANS, Augustin]. Diarium ecclesiasticum de sanctis contra pestem tutelaribus, ...Antwerp, Hieronymus Verdussen, 1626. 2 parts in 1 volume. 4to. With Verdussen's woodcut lion device on title-page. Contemporary blind-tooled pigskin over wooden boards (front board with gold-tooled initials "G*F*A*G" -- George Falb, Abbot of Göttweig Abbey -- and date "1630"), with 2 strap fastenings with engraved brass clasps and catchplates, and brass anchorplates.
H6PG9CBD3TJB: WICKEVOORT CROMMELIN, H.S.M. VAN. - Een herlevend volk: schets van de Japanners en hun land.Haarlem, H.D. Tjeenk Willink, 1895. 8vo. Original publisher's decorated green cloth.
J768R5G4WDSO: WILBERFORCE, WILLIAM. - Lettre a son excellence monseigneur le Prince de Talleyrand Périgord,... au sujet de la traite des negres.London, Schulze & Dean, 1814. Large 8vo. Contemporary half tanned sheepskin, gold-tooled spine.
H8R96Y0TI3OS: WILKEN, G.A. - Plechtigheden en gebruiken bij verlovingen en huwelijken bij de volken van den Indischen Archipel.The Hague, M. Nijhoff, [1886-1889]. 8vo. 2 parts in 1 volume. Later paper wrappers.
E45GGM3MAUFM: WILLEM FREDERIK OF ORANGE. - [Autograph letter, signed, to Frederica Louisa of Hesse-Darmstadt].Berlin, 2 October 1791. 4to (23 x 18.5 cm). Autograph letter in French, in ink on laid paper, signed and dated.
F9BD7TWT38YE: [WILLEM IV, PRINCE OF ORANGE]. - [WILLEM IV, Prince of Orange]. [4 elegies on the death of Willem IV, Prince of Orange].Including:(1) MEIJER, Jan. Billyke traanen, uitgestort op het overlyden van zyne doorluchtigste hoogheid Wilhem Carel Hendrik Friso.Amsterdam, Theodorus Crajenschot, 1751. 1mo broadside (53 x 39 cm).(2) OMMERING, Adriaan van. Op het schielyk afsterven van zyne doorluchtige hoogheid Willem Carel Hendrik Friso.Amsterdam, Andries & Jacobus Stanhoffius, 1751. 1mo broadside (49 x 33 cm). (3) KLOEKHOF, Cornelis Albertus. Treurzang op het afsterven van syne doorlugtigste hoogheyd Willem Carel Hendrik Friso.Utrecht, Nicolaas van Vucht, 1751. 1mo broadside (52.5 x 39 cm). (4) Op het allersmartelykste en voor den lande allerdroevigst afsterven van zyne doorluchtige hoogheid Willem Carel Hendrik Friso.Amsterdam, Antoni Waldorp, [1751]. 1mo broadside (52 x 38 cm).
L4NAWTFDX1JD: WILLEMSZ., ARENT. - Bedevaart naar Jerusalem volbracht en beschreven in het jaar 1525.Haarlem, W. Küppers, 1884. 8vo. With a lithographed plate. Original publisher's cloth, gold-blocked spine.
KA2CMA0A64IT: [WILLIAM IV, PRINCE OF ORANGE]. - Haga Comitis illustrata; of het verheelykt en verligt 's Gravenhage: bestaende in eene naeuwkeurige verzameling van ... afbeeldingen, der aldaer te zien en geillumineerd geweest zynde decoratien en zinnebeelden, benevens de verdere vreugde-bedryven en illuminatien, ter geleegenheid der allerheughelykste verkiezinge, proclamatie en installatie van ... Willem Carel Hendrik Friso.The Hague, Anthoni de Groot and sons, 1751. With title-page printed in red and black with woodcut arms of William IV, first page of the dedication printed in red and black (including a woodcut initial printed in red) with a large engraved armorial headpiece, 2 engravings in text, each showing the front and back of a medallion, and 116 engraved illustrations on 16 leaves.With: (2) Nette afbeelding en ampele beschryving der eere-poorten, opgerecht by de blyde te rug komst van …. Willem Karel Hendrik Friso … uyt Zeeland, en deszelfs intreede in 's Gravenhage, op den 6 juny 1747. The Hague, heirs of Anthoni de Groot, 1766. Title-page with the woodcut arms of William IV, and 37 numbered illustrations on 10 engraved plates. 2 works in 1 volume. 1mo (49 x 38 cm). Contemporary boards, spine lined with cloth.
K6QERIJQW2VM: [WILLIAM IV, PRINCE OF ORANGE]. - Haga Comitis illustrata; of het verheelykt en verligt 's Gravenhage: bestaende in eene naeuwkeurige verzameling van ... afbeeldingen, der aldaer te zien en geillumineerd geweest zynde decoratien en zinnebeelden, benevens de verdere vreugde-bedryven en illuminatien, ter geleegenheid der allerheughelykste verkiezinge, proclamatie en installatie van ... Willem Carel Hendrik Friso.The Hague, Anthoni de Groot and sons, 1751. With title-page printed in red and black with woodcut arms of William IV, first page of the dedication printed in red and black (including a woodcut initial printed in red) with a large engraved armorial headpiece, 2 engravings in text, each showing the obverse and reverse of a medallion, and 116 engraved illustrations on 16 leaves.With: (2) Nette afbeelding en ampele beschryving der eere-poorten, opgerecht by de blyde te rug komst van …. Willem Karel Hendrik Friso … uyt Zeeland, en deszelfs intreede in 's Gravenhage, op den 6 Juny 1747.The Hague, heirs of Anthoni de Groot, 1766. Title-page with the woodcut arms of William IV, and 37 numbered illustrations on 10 engraved plates. 2 works in 1 volume. 1mo (49 x 38 cm). Contemporary half sheepskin parchment.
I4FB08HGNEIY: WILLIAM V OF ORANGE. - Missive van zyn hoogheid [aan de heeren Staten Generaal der Vereenigde Nederlanden. 24 mey 1784].[The Hague?,] 1784.With:(2) WILLIAM V of Orange. Missive van zyne hoogheid met een detail van de reedenen en motiven waarom niet voor de resolutie van den 7 deezer een groot aantal troupes naar de frontieren had gezonden. Commiss. 25 mey 1784.[The Hague?,] 1784.(3) [FORTIFICATION]. Rapport van gecommiteerdens nopens den staat van 's lands frontieren, magazynen en arzenaalen. Overgenoomen. 23 july 1784.[The Hague?,] 1784.(4) [FORTIFICATION]. Resolutie op het rapport nopens den staat van 'slands frontieren, magazynen en arzenaalen. 26 november 1784.[The Hague?,] 1784.(5) [FORTIFICATION]. Bylaagen gehorende tot het rapport van gecommiteerden nopens den staat van 's lands frontieren, magazynen en arsenaalen, ter vergadering van hun edele groot mog. Overgenoomen den 23 july 1784. Overgenoomen. 23 july 1784.[The Hague?,] 1784. With 7 folding tables.(6) [FORTIFICATION]. Extract uit het register der resolutien van de hoog mogende heeren Staaten Generaal der Vereenigde Nederlanden. Jovis den 25 november 1784Including: Memorie van consideratien en elucidatien van den Raade van Staate …, op het rapport …, nopens den staat van 's lands frontieren, magazynen en arsenalen …[The Hague?,] 1784.6 publications in 1 volume. Folio. Contemporary half sheepskin, gold-tooled spine.
K6QEWFNHGDNC: [WILLIAM IV, PRINCE OF ORANGE]. - Haga Comitis illustrata; of het verheelykt en verligt 's Gravenhage: bestaende in eene naeuwkeurige verzameling van ... afbeeldingen, der aldaer te zien en geillumineerd geweest zynde decoratien en zinnebeelden, benevens de verdere vreugde-bedryven en illuminatien, ter geleegenheid der allerheughelykste verkiezinge, proclamatie en installatie van ... Willem Carel Hendrik Friso.The Hague, Anthoni de Groot and sons, 1751. With title-page printed in red and black with woodcut arms of William IV, first page of the dedication printed in red and black (including a woodcut initial printed in red) with a large engraved armorial headpiece, 2 engravings in text, each showing the front and back of a medallion, and 116 engraved illustrations on 16 leaves. Contemporary half calf.
I3EC46WBX1PA: WILLIAMS, WILLIAM LEONARD. - First lessons in the Maori language: with a short vocabulary.London, Trübner & Co. (colophon: Berlin, printed by Unger brothers), 1862. 8vo. Contemporary red cloth (bound by Edmonds & Remnants, London).
21825: WILLIGEN, ADRIAAN VAN DER. - Aanteekeningen op eene reize van Parijs naar Napels, door het Tirolsche en van daar door Zwitserland en langs den Rhijn terug naar Holland.Haarlem, Adriaan Loosjes, (back of half-title parts 2-4: Utrecht, G. Post), 1811-1813. 4 parts in 2 volumes. Large 8vo. With an engraved title-page to the first part (with a stipple-engraved medallion portrait of the author) and 13 engraved plates by J. P. Visscher Bender. Contemporary half calf, gold-tooled spines.
I7QFD31K639Y: WILLINCK, ISAAC PETRUS MARIE. - Reize om Kaap Hoorn langs de westkust van Zuid-Amerika, door de Stille Zuid-Zee naar de Philippijnsche Eilanden en verder door de Chinesche Zee naar Batavia, gedaan in de jaren 1823 en 1824, met Z.M. korvet Lynx.Breda, Broese and comp., 1835. 1 of 2 volumes. Large 8vo (22 x 13 cm). With a lithographed frontispiece and lithographed title-page with illustration. Later half sheepskin.
I8MGKU56OFAL: WILSON, HORACE HAYMAN. - The history of British India. From 1805 to 1835.London, James Madden and co. (back of title-page: printed by S. & J. Bentley, Wilson and Fley), 1845-1848. 3 volumes. 8vo. Contemporary blind-blocked cloth.
KC4CWHI878AH: WIMPFELING, JAKOB (JACOBUS WIMPHELINGIUS). - Ad Julium. II. Po[n]tifice[m] Max[imum]. Querulosa excusatio Jacobi Wimphelingii ad instantiam fratru[m] Augustine[n]sium ad curiam romana[m] citati: ut propria in persona ibide[m] compareat: proptereaq[ue] scripsit divum Augustinum non fuisse monachum vel fratrem mendicante[m].[Strasbourg, Jean Prüss the elder, ca. 1507]. 4to (21 x 15 cm). With a large woodcut decorated initial. Set in 2 sizes of roman type with a few words in a large textura gothic type. With the initial coloured brown by an early hand. Boards covered with grey laid paper (1940s?).
6239: WINCKLER, JOHANN HEINRICH. - Nieuwe natuurkundige ontdekkingen, aangaande de eigenschappen, werkingen, en oorzaaken der electriciteit, of uitlokkings-kragt.Including:(2) WINCKLER, Johann Heinrich. De eigenschappen der electrische stoffe, en van het electrische Vuur.(3) WAITZ, Jacob Sigismund von. Verhandeling over de electriciteit, en derzelver oorzaken.Amsterdam, H.W. van Welbergen, 1751. 3 parts in 1 volume. 8vo. With 11 engraved folding plates. Contemporary calf, gold-tooled spine.
S1325: WIRSING, ADAM LUDWIG. - Marmora et adfines aliquos lapides coloribus suis exprimi. ... Abbildungen der Marmor-Arten und einiger verwandten Steine nach der Natur auf das sorgfältigste mit Farben erleuchtet.Nuremberg, (printed by Bieling) for the author, 1775. Royal 4to (31.5 x 22 cm) With 73 hand-coloured engraved plates with 417 figures of types of marble (plate mark 23 x 16 cm). 19th-century blind-tooled tree calf.
G5OEJB01U79O: WIT, FREDERICK DE. - Atlas maior. Amsterdam, Johannes Covens & Cornelis Mortier, [ca. 1725]. Imperial folio (53 x 35.5 cm). With engraved title-page and 76 double page (or in 8 cases larger folding) engraved maps, the title-page and all maps and their decorations coloured by a contemporary hand. Half tanned sheepskin (ca. 1900), gold-tooled spine.
H6TCIF8G41N1: WITGEEST, SIMON [= WILLEM GOEREE?]. - Het natuurlyk tover-boek, of 't nieuw speel-toneel der konsten. Verhandelende over de agt hondert natuurlijke tover-konsten, ... Amsterdam, Jan ten Hoorn, 1686. 8vo. With engraved frontispiece and over 50 woodcut illustrations in the text. Contemporary vellum.
878: [WITSEN GEYSBEEK, PETER GERARDUS]. - Reizen naar vreemde landen, in het hoekje van den haard.Amsterdam, Diederichs brothers, [1829]. 16mo. With 12 double-page aquatint views by W.H. Hoogkamer, 6 in grey tint and 6 in sepia. Original publisher's printed yellow paper covered boards.
E3JDL72NMI2U: WITSEN, NICOLAAS. - Aeloude en hedendaegsche scheeps-bouw en bestier: waer in wijtloopigh wert verhandelt, de wijze van scheeps-timmeren, by Grieken en Romeynen: scheeps-oeffeningen, strijden, tucht, straffe, wetten en gewoonten. Beneffens evenmatige grootheden van schepen onses tijts, ontleet in alle hare deelen.Amsterdam, Gaspar Commelin, Broer & Jan Appelaer [printed by Christoffel Cunradus], 1671. Folio. With etched frontispiece by Romeyn de Hooghe, title-page in red and black, and 114 engraved plates by "P.L." after the drawings by Witsen (numbered I-CIX and A-E: 1 double-page and 8 on slips of a half-page or smaller). 18th-century tanned half sheepskin (rebacked with the original gold-tooled backstrip laid down).
64LCM0ZOP9W8: WOLSON (WILSON), THOMAS. - De metselaar ontmomd, of het rechte geheim der vrye metselaren ontdekt, in allen deele oprechtelyk en zonder achterhouding, door een gewezen vryen metselaar. ... Derde druk.Arnhem, Jacob Nijhoff, 1753. 8vo (16.5 x 10 cm). With a woodcut freemasonry device on title-page and 3 folding engraved plates. Contemporary marbled paper wrappers.
L2L9UG8KX5WA: [WOMEN]. - Levensschetsen van beroemde en merkwaardige vrouwen; versierd met derzelver afbeeldsels.Rotterdam, Mensing and Van Westreenen, 1825. 8vo. With an engraved title-page and 16 engraved portrait plates. Contemporary half calf, gold-tooled spine.
V6703: WOOD, HORATIO C., JR. - A contribution to the history of the fresh-water algae of North America.Washington, 1871. 4to. With 21 partly coloured lithographs. Modern green cloth.
K3NB1CBGQQA2: [WORLD MAP - ISLAMIC MANUSCRIPT]. - [Map of the world centred on the Arabian/Persian Gulf, showing at least 7 mosques or minarets].[Northern India or Kashmir?, ca. 1770/80 copy of a 16th-century(?) original]. Colombier folio (50 x 42 cm). Oval manuscript map in ink and watercolour (blue, brown, green and red; map image including water 29.5 x 38 cm, the land alone 22 x 30.5 cm) on a half sheet of extremely large European laid paper, with dozens of features labelled in Persian (written in black ink in the nastaliq script) and with animals (including elephants and a dragon), people and 4 European ships. Framed, in a passe-partout.
G9RH68FKVGOF: WRIGHT, WILLIAM. - A grammar of the Arabic language, translated from the German of Caspari, and edited, with numerous additions and corrections, ... vol. I[-II]. London, Edinburgh, Williams and Norgate (back of title-page: printed by Friedrich Nies (Karl Berend Lorck), Leipzig), 1859. 8vo. Set in roman, italic and Arabic type. Contemporary half mottled, tanned sheepskin.
H41CG7PWPOE0: WÜSTENFELD, FERDINAND AND IBN QADI SHUHBA. - Die Academien der Araber und ihre Lehrer. Nach Auszügen aus Ibn Schohba's Klassen der Schafeïten ... Göttingen, Vanderhoeck & Ruprecht (colophon: printed by Friedrich Ernst Huth), 1837. 8vo. Publisher's original printed wrappers.
L4NCL2J06HLA: XAVERY, GERARD JOSEPH. - Het nieuw geopend Italiaans tóneel, vertonende de wonderlijke ziekte bezwangerheid en baring van Arlequin: benevens de opvoeding van des zelfs jongen zoon.With: (2) XAVERY, Gerard Joseph. Het Italjaansch tooneel voortreffelijk in 16 verbeeldingen uytgevoert ..., verrijkt met Nederduytsche en Fransche vaarzen door Florentius H. J. van Halen.Amsterdam, Petrus Schenk II, [1728?] & [1735?]. Royal 4to (30.5 x 26 cm). With 2 engraved title-prints, each followed by 16 numbered prints (pictorial images ca. 15 x 19 cm; plate size ca. 23.5 x 21 cm), with verses engraved in the feet of the plates. With all 34 engravings coloured by a contemporary hand and varnished, probably for the publisher. Contemporary vellum.
G8SFYP363S8R: XAVIER, HIERONYMOUS (JERÓNIMO DE EZPELETA Y GOÑI) AND ABD AL-SATTAR (TRANSLATORS) AND LUDOVICUS DE DIEU (ED.). - Historia Christi Persice conscripta.With: (2) XAVIER, Hieronymous (Jerónimo de EZPELETA Y GOÑI). Historia S. Petri Persice conscripta.(3) DIEU, Ludovicus de. Rudimenta linguae Persicae. Leiden, Bonaventura and Abraham Elzevier, 1639. 3 works in 1 volume. 4to. Vellum (ca. 1700?).
9B1EHL01U79O: [XAVIER, JEROME, AND OTHERS]. - Raguagli d'alcune missioni fatte dalli padri della Compagnia di Giesu nell'Indie Orientali, cioè nelle provincie di Goa, e Coccinno, e nell'Africa in Capo Verde.Rome, Bartolomeo Zannetti, 1615. Small 8vo (14.5 x 9.5 cm). Modern marbled boards.
9B9GX6T53226: [YAIR, JAMES AND CHARLES STEWART]. - The staple contract, betwixt the Royal Burrows of Scotland, and the city Campvere in Zealand. With the several amplifications, prolongations, and the ratifications thereof. Published by order of the General Convention of Royal Burrows, in July 1749. To which is prefixed, an historical account of the staple, by a private gentleman.Edinburgh, James Donaldson, 1776. 8vo. Contemporary half calf.
S1608: YARROW, HENRY CRÉCY AND GEORGE MONTAGUE WHEELER. - Reports upon the zoological collections obtained from portions of Nevada, Utah, California, Colorado, New Mexico, and Arizona, during the years 1871, 1872, 1873, and 1874.Washington, Government printing office, 1875. Large 4to (29.5 x 23 cm). With 45 lithographed plates (including 28 chromolithographed). Brown cloth.
9CIGNCC3E9X8: YK, CORNELIS VAN. - De Nederlandsche scheepsbouw-konst open gestelt. Vertoonende naar wat regel ... in Nederland meest alle scheepen werden gebouwd. Delft, Andries Voorstad, for Jan ten Hoorn, Amsterdam, 1697. Folio. With engraved frontispiece, with two views of ship-building yards, and numerous detailed illustrations of ship-building on 22 engraved plates by and after Jan and Caspar Luyken (including 13 double-page and once 2 plates on 1 page). 18th-century half calf.
988CD0X03ZAY: YOSHIO NANKO. - Rigaku nyushiki ensei kansho zusetsu.Nagoya, Kansho juku, Bunsei 6 [= 1823]. 3 vols. With 10 astronomical illustrations (mostly double- or 1½-page (including a terrestrial map in 2 hemispheres) and 2 dials with rotating parts (all in vol. 1), 10 seals integral to the text woodblocks and a red (owner's?) seal at the end of vol. 1. Original grey paper wrappers in traditional Japanese style (25 x 17 cm).
KCBD7TRVAE7V: YOUNG, GEORGE. - The life and voyages of captain James Cook, drawn up from his journals, and other authentic documents; and comprising much original information.Paris, Baudry (back of half-title: printed by J. Smith), 1836. 12mo. 19th-century tanned half sheepskin, with "Lycée de Versailles" in gold on front board.
3545: YPEIJ (YPEY), NICOLAAS. - Commentarius de rebus gestis Mennonis Coehorni. Franeker, Willem Coulon, 1771. 8vo. With woodcut Frisian coat of arms on title-page. Marbled boards (ca. 1800).
I4FA0BEVCMBB: YPEIJ, NICOLAAS. - Gedenkschrift der uitgevoerde daaden van den grooten Menno baron van Coehoorn.Franeker, Johannes Ippinga, 1772. 8vo. Contemporary paper wrappers.
F7TDMDY9EU08: YPEY, NICOLAAS. - Grondbeginzelen der kegelsneeden, bevattende de eerste en voornaamste eigenschappen van de parabola, ellips en hyperbola. Ten dienste der leerlingen opgesteld.Amsterdam, Yntema and Tieboel, 1769. 8vo. With 7 engraved folding plates, head- and tailpieces built up from cast typographic ornaments. Contemporary half calf, sprinkled-paper sides.
6008: YSERMANS, JOAN. - Triumphus Cupidinis. In-houdende veel schoon stichtighe, en[de] seer vermaeckelijcke liedekens, en[de] andere ghedichten, verciert met veel loffelijcke sententien, als oock sommighe epitalamien, bruyloft-liedekens en andere poëmata.Including: -Ecomium matrimonii. In-houdende een bruy-loft spel, epithalamien ende sommighe liedekens.-Nederlantsche poëmata. In-houdende sommighe sonetten, liedekens, graf-dichten ende andere. Antwerp, widow of Jacob Mesens, 1628. 3 parts in 1 volume. Small oblong 8vo (8.5 x 12.5). With richly engraved allegorical frontispiece by Anthoni Spirincx and many songs accompanied by music scores. Contemporary sheepskin parchment.
H3VDFMC9UYLV: ZANGAKI, GEORGIOS AND CONSTANTINOS. - Album a photographies de la Terre Sainte arrangées par Boulos Méo Jérusalem.[Jerusalum, Boulos Méo, ca. 1890?]. Oblong album (34 x 46.5 cm) with 48 large albumen photographic prints (ca. 22.5 x 28 cm), signed and captioned in the negative (in French), mounted on both sides of the album's leaves. Some with hand-written captions in pencil (in French) on the mount. Original publisher's grained goatskin(?) spine and sheepskin board edges, each board with a 5 mm thick bevelled and carved panel of olive(?) wood mounted on it, with a mozaic inlaid floral border in black, red, green and beige around the carved border, that on the front with a carved Jerusalem cross in the centre, that on the back with the title "Jerusalem" stencilled in black textura lettering, blue watered silk endleaves.
5828: ZARATE, AUGUSTIN DE. - Histoire de la découverte et de la conquête du Perou.Paris, Compagnie des Libraires, 1742. 2 volumes. 12mo. With engraved frontispiece, folding engraved map of Peru, and 11 (of 13) engraved plates (of which one folding). Contemporary calf.
I44AGE8HL3MK: ZASTROW, ADOLF VON. - Handbuch der vorzüglichsten systeme und Manieren der Befestigungs-Kunst... durch 18 Pläne erläutert.Berlin, Fr. Laue (colophon: A.W. Hayn), 1828. 8vo. With 18 folding lithographed plates. Contemporary half calf, gold-tooled spine.
H4MF7VDJLTRU: ZAVALA, LORENZO DE. - Viage a los Estados-Unidos del Norte de America.Paris, Jacques-Albert Decourchant, 1834. 8vo. Contemporary Spanish-American tree sheepskin, gold-tooled spine.
H3HC7P3GQERX: ZEGGELEN, WILLEM JOSEPHUS. - De valkenvangst.The Hague, W.P. van Stockum, 1841. 8vo. With a wood-engraved frontispiece by "I.B." (=Johannes Bosboom). Contemporary boards (rebacked in modern dark brown half morocco).
14869: ZEHENDTNER VOM ZEHENDTGRÜB, PAUL. - Ordenliche Beschreibung mit was stattlichen Ceremonien und Zierlichheiten, die Röm. Kay. May. unser aller gnedigster Herr, samt etlich andern Ertzhertzogen, Fürsten und Herrn, den Orden dess Guldin Flüss, in disem [15]85. Jahr zu Prag und Landshüt, empfangen und angenommen. Dillingen, Johann Mayer, 1587. 4to (20 x 15.5 cm). With title printed in red and black, 7 full-page engraved illustrations (showing the collar (chain) of the Order, the Emperor Rudolf II in his robes and 5 coat-of-arms), and 13 large folding engraved plates showing the splendid ceremonies held at Prague and Landshut, probably all drawn by Anthony Boys. Contemporary gold-tooled tanned sheepskin; rebacked with most of the original backstrip laid down.
14852: ZEHENTNER, PAUL. - Promontorium malae spei: impiis periculose navigantibus propositium. Sive, signum & nota reprobationis: procrastinatio poenitentiae, scripta cautelae hominum, emendatione[m] vita[e] cunctantium, spe aliquando resipiscendi.Graz, [heirs of Georg] Widmanstetter for Sebastian Haupt, 1643. Large 4to (25.5 x 19 cm). With an engraved allegorical frontispiece and a richly designed armorial and emblematic dedication plate, both by David Tscherning. Contemporary, richly gold-tooled black morocco, each board in a panel design of rolls and stamps with a large built-up centrepiece in a double frame of multiple decorative rolls (the diagonals connecting the inner and outer frames possibly intended to give the effect of a three-dimensional niche), and the spine treated as a single field with built-up decorations in a frame of multiple rolls, gold fillets on turn-ins, the whole with hundreds of impressions of dozens of stamps and rolls, gilt edges, traces of 2 pair of ties.
L2KCV86RAGND: ZIMMERMAN, W.F.A. (PSEUDONYM OF CARL GOTTFRIED WILHELM VOLLMER). - Californie en de goudkoorts. Togten in het westen van Noord-Amerika. Het leven en de zeden der goudgravers, Mormonen en Indianen.Amsterdam, P.M. van der Made, 1864. 2 volumes. 8vo. With a tinted lithographed frontispiece to each volume. Publisher's original printed stiff paper wrappers.
G36G2K6MZA5O: ZIMMERMANN, HEINRICH. - Posliednee puteshestvie okolo svieta Kapitana Kuka s obstoiatel'stvami o ego zhizni i smerti …St Petersburg, P.B. [= Peter Bogdanovich], 1788. 8vo. Contemporary sprinkled calf.
G6QD45L0E47F: ZINNER, ERNST. - Deutsche und Niederländische astronomische Instrumente des 11.-18. Jahrhunderts. München, C.H. Beck'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1956. With 80 numbered plates. Half cloth.
A6CH5N3RHVIK: ZORGDRAGER, CORNELIS GIJSBERTZ. AND ABRAHAM MOUBACH. - Bloeijende opkomst der aloude en hedendaagsche Groenlandsche visschery. ... Uitgebreid met eene korte historische beschryving der noordere gewesten, ... Met byvoeging van de walvischvangst, ... Nevens een korte beshryving van de Terreneufsche Bakkeljaau-Visschery.Amsterdam, Isaak Tirion, 1728. 4to. With 5 (of 6) folding engraved maps, 11 engraved plates (1 folding), and 2 woodcut illustrations in text. Contemporary calf, gold-tooled spine and board edges.
L44GXS7ER3AA: ZWIJNDREGT (ZWYNDREGT), LEENDERT VAN. - Verhandeling van den Hollandschen scheepsbouw, raakende de verschillende chartres der oorlogsschepen, tot 's lands dienst, en ter betrachtinge van alle bespiegelende en werkdadige liefhebberen der Hollandsche scheepsbouwkunde, … Waarby, tot een aanhangsel, gevoegd is eene verhandeling van't bouwen der koopvaardyschepen door C. de Ruiter.The Hague, Pieter van Thol, 1759. 4to. With engraved frontispiece view of a shipyard, title-page printed in red and black with charming woodcut device, the dedication with an armorial headpiece giving the arms of the dedicatee (Unico Wilhelm van Wassenaer) and 8 engraved folding plates, including one very large (83 x 30 cm), showing the most important parts of a Dutch galleon with 50 cannons. 20th-century half vellum.