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image of A Philosophical Enquiry Into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautiful, with an Introductory Discourse Concerning Taste, and Several Other Additions

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London: Printed By J. Wright, St. John's Square, Clerkewell, for F. And C. Rivington; J. Walker; Vernor, Hood, and Sharpe Cutbell and Martin; Otridge and Son; Ogilvy and Son; Longman, Hunt, Rees, and Orme; Cadell and Davies; Lackington, Allen, and Co.; J. Nunn, 1807. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo (4" x 6.5"). Small 8vo. Full marbled calf,… Read more
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The Vision; or, Hell, Purgatory, and Paradise, of Dante Alighieri (3 VOLUMES)

by Alighieri, Dante and Henry Francis Cary (translator)

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Published
1831
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Very Good
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London: Printed for John Taylor, 1831. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. Half-bound morocco over yellow marbled boards, gilt compartments bound by Robert Riviere, his binder's stamp to verso of free endpaper in all three volumes, li, 280pp.; xi, 286pp, viii, 271pp. + index. Light foxing, a small nick to corner of free endpaper in volume one (only partially affecting… Read more
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Parisiis: Adriani Turnebi, 1553. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Folio. Synesii Episcopi Cyrenes De regno ad Arcadium imperatorem : Synesiu Episkopu Kyrenes Peri basileias, eis ton autokratora Arkadon. Dion, siue de suae vitae ratione. Caluitij laudatio. De prouidentia, seu aegyptius. Concio quaedam panegyrica. De insomnijs, cum Nicephori Gregorae explicatione. Eiusdem Synesij epistolae. Editio Princeps. Printed in Greek,… Read more
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image of An Attic Philosopher in Paris: Or, A Peep at the World from a Garret. Being The Journal of a Happy Man. ; The Leipsic Campaign, in Two Parts (Part I). ; Schamyl: The Sultan, Warrior, and Prophet of The Caucasus

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London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Three books bound as one. An Attic Philosopher (1853): viii, 144 p.p. The Leipsic Campaign (1852): viii, 128 p.p. Schamyl (1854): vii, 144 p.p. Includes appendix. Half-bound in brown morocco with marbled paper boards. Light wear to spine ends, corners, and edges of boards. Chafing to… Read more
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Fables, Original and Selected. With a Memoir of the Author (Second Series)

by Northcote, James; (Edmund Southey Rogers, editor)

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Published
1833
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Very Good
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1st Edition
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London: John Murray, 1833. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo. SIGNED with inscription by editor. lx, 248 p.p. Bookbinder's stamp of J. [Joseph] Mackenzie, Bookbinder to the King. Full green morocco contemporary binding with gilt lettering to spine and ornate gilt tooling with blind panels, inner edges dentelle. A.E.G. some rubbing to extremities, hinges cracking, some light… Read more
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The Poetical Works of George Keate, Esq. [2 VOLUMES]

by Keate, George

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Published
1781
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First Edition
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London: Printed for J. Dodsley, 1781. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. First Edition. Full vellum, decorated with gilt boarders, gilt devices on spine, a.e.g. with elegant gauffered edges, marbled endpapers. vii, 235 pp., [5]; [4], 277 pp., [7], containing [6] engravings, including the frontis portraits of author and Lady Jane Gray, engraved title page vignettes in each… Read more
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The Life and Epistles of St. Paul, 2 Volumes

by Conybeare, W.J.; Howson, J.S.

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Published
1877
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London: Longmans, Green, and Co, 1877. Hard Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. New edition, bound finely bound in black morocco by Sotheran & Co., his binders stamp in gilt to front pastedown in volume two, with ornate gilt tooled panels, gilt detailing to edges and spine ends, inner edges dentelle, marbled endpapers, gilt titling and tooled compartments to spines.… Read more
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Traite des Feux D'artifice Pour le Spectacle. Nouvelle Edition. Toute changee & considérablement Augmentée

by Frézier, Amédée-François

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Published
1747
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Very Good
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Paris: Quay des Augustins, Chez Nyon Fils, 1747. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo. New edition. Full brown marbled calf, raised bands with gilt floral devices on spine, title on black leather spine label, edges in red, pink marbled endpapers. LIV, [2], 496 pp. Frontispiece, plus [13] folding engravings, title vignette, with engraved headpieces at the beginning of each… Read more
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John Keats and Percy Bysshe Shelley: Complete Poetical Works

by Keats, John; Shelley, Percy Bysshe; Shelley, Mary (annotations)

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London: John Lane the Bodley Head Ltd. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo. [n.d.] The Modern Library of the World's Best Books. [viii], 914 p.p. Half bound in teal calf, marbled paper boards. Spine is brown calf with a red spine label and gilt titling and dentelle tooling. Gilt tooled lines edging leather on boards. Marbled endpapers. Leather rubbed… Read more
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The Rites and Ceremonies of the Greek Church, in Russia; Containing an Account of Its Doctrine, Worship and Discipline

by King, John Glen

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Published
1772
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Very Good
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First Edition
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London: Printed for W. Owen; J. Dodsley; J. Rivington; and T. Becket and P.A. DeHondt, 1772. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4to. Presentation copy, signed on title page "For Mr. William Richardson, From the Author." B&W 2-page frontis + 12 plates, engravings by P. Mazell. Half-bound in calf with marbled paper boards. Original spine label with… Read more
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Die kleine geistliche Harfe der Kinder Zions, oder, Auserlesene geistreiche Gesänge

by Mennonite Church

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Published
1834
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Northampton, Pennsylvania: Gedruckt und zu haben bei A.A. und W.S. Blumer, 1834. Hard Cover. Very Good. 18mo. Die kleine geistliche Harfe der Kinder Zions, oder, Auserlesene geistreiche Gesänge allen wahren heilsbegierigen Säuglingen der Weissheit, insonderheit aber allen christlichen Gemeinden des Herrn zum Dienst und Gebrauch. [The Little Spiritual Harp of the Children of Zion]. German. [vi], 39 p.p.,… Read more
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image of A Fashionable Caricature or the Proverbs of Our Ancestors, Prophetically Descriptive of the Most Distinguished Personages in the Present Age of the Court, the Senate, the Army, the Navy, the Bar, the City, and the Theatres

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[London]: Printed for W. Thiselton, Circulating Library 37, 1792. Hardcover. Very Good. 18mo. [Date at end of 'Advertisement', second leaf after title-page, Feb. 5, 1792.] Mottled brown calf with quarterbound in recently rebacked tan calf. Black leather spine-label. Marbled brown endpapers. Frontispiece, [62] unnumbered pages. 18mo Bound in 6s. Two bookplates of Lt. Colonel Victor de Guinzbourg… Read more
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The Plays of Shakespeare, in 9 Volumes

by SHAKESPEARE, William

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Published
1825
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London: William Pickering, 1825. Hard Cover. Very Good. 3.5" x 2" Miniature edition of t he Plays of Shakespeare in 9 volumes, in custom slipcase. Vol 1: [vi] 306 p.p.; vol 2: 279 p.p; vol 3: 294 p.p; vol 4: 326 p.p; vol. 5: 321 p.p.; vol. 6: 348 p.p.; vol. 7: 320 p.p.; vol. 8: 315 p.p.;… Read more
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image of Bona espugnata: poema del cavalier conte Vincenzio Piazza ... Coll'Allegoria estratta dal conte Marcantonio Ginanni ... e cogli Argomenti del conte Fabbrizio Monsignani ...

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Parma: Nella stampa di corte di S.A.S., 1694. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Westerhout, Arnoldo V.; Dorigny, N.; Oddi, Mauro. 8vo. Halfbound vellum over patterned pasteboard. Title in gilt on yellow leather spine. All edges red. xvi, 303 p.p. Engraved frontispiece and author portrait by Arnoldo V. Westerhout, plus eleven [of twelve] plates by N. Dorigny N.… Read more
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image of Basilius, Valentinus. Les Douze Clefs de Philosophie de Frere Basile Valentin, Religieux de l'orde Sainct Benoist, Traictant de la vraye Medecine Metalique

Basilius, Valentinus. Les Douze Clefs de Philosophie de Frere Basile Valentin, Religieux de l'orde Sainct Benoist, Traictant de la vraye Medecine Metalique

by Valentinus, Basilius; Trevisanus, Bernadus

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Published
1624
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First Edition
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Paris: Iermie et Christophe Perier, 1624. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo. Together with l'Azoth, ou le Moyen de Faire l'or Cache des Philosophes, and Traicte de la Nature de l'Oeuf des Philosophes by Bernard, Comte de Treues [Bernadus Trevisanus]. Paris: Iermie et Christophe Perier, 1624. 8vo (small). First French Edition, printed from the Latin Edition of… Read more
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image of El Espiritu De Miguel De Cervantes  Saavedra o La Filosofia  De Este Grande Ingenio. Presentada en Máximas, Reflexiones, Moralidades y Agudezas de Todas Especies y Sobre Todos los Asuntos más Importantes de la Vida Civil..

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Madrid: Jose Del Ojo Gomez, 1885. Hardcover. Fine. 32mo. New Edition. Text in Spanish. Quarter bound marbled green leather over green buckram boards. Title in gilt on red spine label. Top edge in red, with red marbled endpapers. Ejemplar num. 198 p.p. Bookplate of Lt. Colonel V.S.M. de Guinzbourg on front pastedown endpaper. Owner inscription on half-title.… Read more
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Baileae: Apud E. & J.R. Thurnisios, 1740. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo. Brown calf binding. Raised bands. Title in gilt on spine. [44] 922 p.p., 70 p.p. index, 62 p.p. [chronologia, aliquot desensiones]. This is Volume 1 of 3 volumes of Livy's History of Rome. Small hole to rear pastedown endpaper and tail of spine. Writing in blue… Read more
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image of History of the Conquest of Mexico. With a Preliminary View of the Ancient Mexican Civilization and the Life of the Conqueror Hernando Cortez

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London: G. Routledge & Co, 1854. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo (39x63mm). Contemporary calf binding. Title in gilt on spine. Inner edges dentelle. Marbled edges and endpapers. In two volumes. Volume I: xix, 395 p.p. Sporadic foxing. Spotted stains on front and rear boards. Top left corner of rear board slightly bumped. Light rubbing to edges, extremities. Volume… Read more
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Phaedri Fabulae, et Publii Syri Sentiae

by Phaedrus, Gaius Julius; Syrus Publilius

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Published
1729
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Paris: Ex Typographia Regia, 1729. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 18mo. Red Morocco binding decoratively tooled with gilt. A.E.G. with sewn silk bookmark [4] 86 p.p. Includes engraved frontispiece. Separate half-title for Syrus [his work starts on p. 75] continuous pagination. From the library of [Victor] Leon Rattier [1824-1902], his red and gilt seal stamped on verso of front… Read more
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Paris: Chez Pierre Menier, 1609. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo [3" x 4.5"]. Later period red calf binding framed with gilt. Inner edges dentelle A.e.g. Marbled endpapers. [80] leaves. Collation: A - K8. Bookplate of De Guinzbourg on front pastedown endpaper. Light wear and rubbing to spine ends and corners. Small stain on front board.… Read more
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