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THE HARMONY OF BIRDS. A Poem Printed By John Wight In The Middle Of The Sixteenth Century And Now Reprinted By James E.Masters

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Charles Agvent
Published
1928
Condition
Tasteful bookplate on front pastedown; soiling and small stains to cover. Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Shaftesbury: The High House Press, 1928. First Edition. Hardcover. Tasteful bookplate on front pastedown; soiling and small stains to cover. Very Good. Quarto (7-7/8" x 10-3/4") bound in cloth-backed blue boards with paper labels on the spine and front cover, extra labels tipped in at rear. One of 1000 copies printed on pure rag paper. Volume IV translated… Read more
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ATHANASII KIRCHERI, SOCIETATIS IESU. MAGNES SIVE ARTE MAGNETICA OPUS TRIPARTITUM. QUO UNIVERSAMAGNETIS NATURA, EIUSQUE IN OMNIBUS SCIENTIJS & ARTIBUS USUS, NOVA METHODO EXPLICATUR, ETC

by KIRCHER, Athanasius

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Charles Agvent
Published
1654
Condition
Two small institutional stamps on the title page with an early annotation. Worming to the title and first few pages as well as t
Edition
Third, and best, Edition
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$9,375.00

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Rome: B. Deuersin, & Z. Masotti, 1654. Third, and best, Edition. Hardcover. Two small institutional stamps on the title page with an early annotation. Worming to the title and first few pages as well as the last few of the index and the binding, extensive on a few pages; the rest of the text fine. Folio (8-1/2" x… Read more
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THE HISTORIE [HISTORY] OF THE WORLD. IN FIVE BOOKES...

by [RALEIGH] RALEGH, Sir Walter

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Charles Agvent
Published
(1634)
Condition
The text is generally clean with good margins. One leaf--Kk3--with clean tear with no loss. Overall a very attractive copy in Ne
Edition
Fourth Edition
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$3,750.00

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(London): (G. Lathum & R. Young), (1634). Fourth Edition. Hardcover. The text is generally clean with good margins. One leaf--Kk3--with clean tear with no loss. Overall a very attractive copy in Near Fine condition. Folio (8-1/2" x 12-3/4") bound in recent paneled two-tone calf leather with a gilt-lettered morocco spine label; [60], 184, 181-555, [1], 512, 517-669, [1],… Read more
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BIBLIOTHECA MAGICA ET PNEUMATICA. GEHEIME WISSENSCHAFTEN. SCIENCES OCCULTES. OCCULT SCIENCES. FOLK-LORE

by ROSENTHAL, Jacques

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Charles Agvent
Published
[1995]
Condition
Fine
Edition
Reprint
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$75.00

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(Mansfield): M. Martino, [1995]. Reprint. Hardcover. Fine. Cloth; 48, 680 , [2] pages. Limited to only 150 copies, this important collection of 5 German dealer catalogues on the occult lists 8875 books that are particularly difficult to identify.
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TRESORS DE LIVRES RARES ET PRECIEUX OU NOUVEAU DICTIONAIRE BIBLIOGRAPHIQUE

by GRAESSE, Johann George

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Charles Agvent
Published
[1993]
Condition
As New
Edition
Reprint
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$562.50

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(Staten Island): M. Martino, [1993]. Reprint. Hardcover. As New. Octavo. Eight volumes in four totaling 4,600 pages. Originally published in Dresden in 1858-69, this compilation describes more than 100,000 rare books and is particularly strong in German titles supplementing Brunet. Brunet and Graesse between them constitute the main key to noteworthy antiquarian books published during the first four… Read more
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DIE ITALIENISCHEN BUCKDRUCKER UND VERLEGERZEICHEN BIS 1525

by KRISTELLER, Paul

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Charles Agvent
Published
[2000]
Condition
Fine
Edition
Reprint
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$75.00

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(Mansfield): M. Martino, [2000]. Reprint. Fine. Large Folio (11" x 16"); cloth; 143 pages with 351 illustrations. Reprint of the 1893 edition (Mundel). Kriseller's work contatins a thorough treatment of Italian printers' marks. In all 351 marks are reproduced showing the progress of printing in Italy prior to 1525. The material is arranged alphabetically by Italian cities. For… Read more
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DEUTSCHE MEDIZINISCHE INKUNABELN

by SUDHOFF, Karl

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Charles Agvent
Published
[1999]
Condition
As new
Edition
Reprint
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$43.80

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(Mansfield): M. Martino, [1999]. Reprint. Hardcover. As new. Cloth; xxiv, 278 pages. An exhaustive description of all German medical imprints before 1500. In all 464 books are fully described with valuable cross references and annotations.
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HISTORIAE AEGYPTI NATURALIS PARS PRIMA. Qua continentur rerum AEgyptiarum libri quatuor. Opus postumum, nunc primum ... editum. (Pars secunda, sive, De plantis AEgypti liber auctus et emendatus ... Cum observationibus & notis Joannis Veslingii ... Accedunt ejusdem J. Veslingii paræneses ad rem herbariam & vindiciæ opobalsami

by ALPINUS, Prospero; VESLINGIUS, Joannes

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Charles Agvent
Published
1735
Condition
Some mold spotting to the rear board which lightly affects a few of the rear pages. A little wrinkling to the pages but generall
Edition
First Edition
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$3,750.00

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Lugduni Batavorum: Gerardum Potvliet, 1735. First Edition. Hardcover. Some mold spotting to the rear board which lightly affects a few of the rear pages. A little wrinkling to the pages but generally a clean copy with crisp plates. Near Fine. Small quarto (6" x 8") in contemporary vellum. Two volumes bound in one. Illustrated with 102 copper-engraved plates… Read more
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