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An essay concerning humane understanding: in four books by LOCKE, John

1695 John LOCKE Essay Concerning Human Understanding Philosophy Tabula Rasa"I have always thought the actions of men the best interpreters of their thoughts." – John Locke The very first modern attempt to analyze human knowledge! (PMM)After studying me…

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Henr. Cornelii Agrippae ab Nettesheym De incertitudine et vanitate omnium scientiarum & artium liber, lectu planè jucundus & elegans. : accedunt duo eiusdem auctoris libelli, quorum unus est De nobilitate & praecellentia foeminei sexus, eiusdemq[ue] supra virilem eminentia : alter De matrimonio seu conjugio, lectu etiam jucundissimi. by AGRIPPA, Heinrich Cornelius

1622 Agrippa OCCULT Science Alchemy Magic WITCHCRAFT Astronomy Cabala Abraxas "For whosoever do, practicing through magical vanities, exorcisms, incantations and other demoniacal works and deceits of idolatry, brag that they can do miracles, I say all th…

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How the Grinch stole Christmas! by SEUSS, Dr. [Theodor Geisel]

1963 TRUE 1st ed How the Grinch Stole Christmas! Dr Seuss Children IllustratedTrue first edition of the Classic Christmas tale!'How the Grinch Stole Christmas!' is one of the most iconic and well-recognized children's books of the 20th-century. Written an…

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$550.00


Quran by Quran

1800 Arabic Quran Middle East ARAB Muslim Islam Persia Sultan Serkis Bey A rare, journal-style Arabic Quran. This curious volume features a handwritten provenance of a 19th-century sultan of Turkey and Italy Ambassador Serkis Bey. Item number: #7898 Pri…

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Life of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Mother of God: with the history of the devotion to her, completed by the traditions of East, the writings of the Fathers, and the private history of the Jews by ORSINI, abbé Mathieu

1853 Life of Blessed Virgin Mary Orsini English Catholic Ireland IllustratedA beautiful, rare English edition of Orsini's 'Life of the Blessed Virgin Mary.' This fine work of Catholic literature was translated out of the original French into English and i…

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Dn. Sacratissimi Principis Iustiniani PP.A. iuris enucleati ex omni vetere iure collecti Digestorum seu Pandectarum libri quinquaginta by JUSTINIAN

1575 Corpus Juris Civilis Justinian DIGEST Beautiful FOLIO Byzantine LAW Plantin "Freedom is the natural ability of everyone to do what he likes, unless it is prohibited by law or by force."― Justinian IJustinian's 'Corpus Juris Civilis' is unquestiona…

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[Corpus Juris Civilis] by JUSTINIAN

1589 ENORMOUS LAW Corpus Juris Civilis Justinian Codex Digest Godefroy 6v SET "Freedom is the natural ability of everyone to do what he likes, unless it is prohibited by law or by force." ― Justinian I Justinian's 'Corpus Juris Civilis' is unquestiona…

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Secreta alchimiæ magnalia ... Item Thesaurus alchimiæ secretissimus ... Accessit et Ioannis de Rupescissa Liber lucis, ac Raymundi Lullij opus ... quod inscribitur Clavicula & apertorium ... Opera Danielis Brouchuisii ... Cum præfatione D. Ioannis Heurnij. Editio tertia. by AQUINAS, Thomas

1602 SECRETS of Alchemy Occult Science Gold Philosopher's Stone Aquinas RARE "Secreat Alchimiae Magnalia", or "Great Secrets of Alchemy" is an exceedingly rare, early 17th-century treatise containing instruction and theory of turning metals into gold. Spu…

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Gallen. 1682. A New Almanack for the said Year, beign the second after Leap-year. Containing the Lunations, eclipses, aspects of the Planets, and daily disposition of the Air. With Directions to such as use Marts or Fairs…Travellers that coast the kingdom. by GALLEN, Tho

1682 RARE Gallen Almanac Gunpowder Plot England Tobacco Astronomy Comets PlagueThe Gallen Almanac was a recurring almanac in 17th-century England. This 1682 edition features charts and chronological lists beginning with the creation of the world describin…

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Works of Theodore Roosevelt by ROOSEVELT, Theodore

1882 Works of Theodore Roosevelt Winning the West Naval War Illustrated MAPS 7v "Knowing what's right doesn't mean much unless you do what's right." ― Theodore Roosevelt Mostly known for his Presidency of the United States of America, Theodore Roosev…

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Butsuzou Zui (Illustrated Compendium of Buddhist Images) by Hidenibu Tosa

1690 1ed Japanese Woodblock Illustrated Buddhism Buddha Amida Butsuzou Zui A rare, 17th-century handwritten Japanese woodblock book 'Butsuzō-zui' 仏像図彙, or 'Illustrated Compendium of Buddhist Images,' was first published in 1690 (Genroku 元禄 3…

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Arctic explorations: the second Grinnell expedition in search of Sir John Franklin, 1853, '54, '55 by KANE, Elisha Kent

1856 1st ed Elisha Kane Arctic Explorations Voyages Franklin Expedition Map 2v The Arctic Exploration, or 'Advance,' led by Elisha Kent Kane, was financed to find Sir John Franklin and his ship which was missing. While Franklin was never found, Kent and …

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