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ILLUSTRATED Bodoni Tribute to the King of Spain
Variant Edition Not in Brooks
Ridolfi, Bernardino.  In funere Caroli III Hispan. regis catholico oratio habita in sacello pontificio. Parmae: Ex Regio Typographeo, 1789. Large 4to (30.5 cm, 12"). Frontis., [4], ix, [1], 34, [2 (blank)] pp.; illus.
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Epic Artistry
Tasso, Torquato.  La Gerusalemme liberata. Parma: Nel Regal Palazzo, 1807. Large 4to (30 cm, 11.8"). 2 vols. in 1. [18], 331, [3], 337, [1] pp.
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A Third GenerationMEXICAN Woman Printer
Gutiérrez Dávila, Julián.  Memorias históricas de la Congregación de el Oratorio de la Ciudad de México: bosquejada antes con el nombre de unión y fundada con auctoridad ordinaria. Despues, con la apostólica, erigida, y confirmada en Congregación de el Oratorio: copiada a el exemplar de la que en Roma fundó el esclarecido patriarca San Phelipe Neri en las quales se da noticia, asi de su fundación como de su apostólica erección y confirmación: y juntamente de muchas de las personas, que en uno, y otro tiempo la han illustrado ... Mexico: en la Imprenta Real del Superior Govierno, y del Nuevo Rezado, de Doña Maria de Ribera, 1736. Folio (30.5 cm, 12"). [12] ff., 260, 198, 316 pp., [24] ff., plt.
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Editio PrincepsChapters XXIX & XXX
“A Very Splendid Edition” (Dibdin)
Theophrastus.  Characterum ethicorum Theophrasti Eresii capita dvo hactenvs anecdota quae ex cod. ms. Vaticano saecvli XI Graece edidit Latine vertit. Parmae: Ex Regio Typographeo, 1786. Large 4to (31 cm, 12.125"). Frontis., [4] ff., 122 pp., [4] ff.
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A Distinguished Provenance, an Interesting Format,
& Just a Bit of Contemporary Marginalia
Bible. German. 1766. Luther.  Biblia, das ist: Die gantze Heil. Schrift Altes und Neues Testaments. Halle: Waysenhaus, 1766. 4to (22.2 cm; 8.75"). 10, [2], 1079, [1], 308, [4] pp.
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Scarce Napoleonic PoemBodoni Printing
    Presented by the Author, Owned by Nobility
Tadini, Placido Maria.  Genethliacon Regis Romae ode alcaica. Parmae: Typis Bodonianis, 1811. Folio (42 cm, 16.5"). [8 (2 blank)] pp.
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The Mormon Smith Bros.Murdered by a Mob
Daniels, William M.  A correct account of the murder of Generals Joseph and Hyrum Smith at Carthage, on the 27th day of June 1844. By ... an eyewitness. [Independence, MO?]: [Daniel Macgregor], [ca. 1910–20]. 8vo (21.3cm, 8.5"). 26 pp., illus.
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One Power of Physic, Melody, & Song”
An Ode to Hygeia
Armstrong, John.  The art of preserving health: A poem. London: Pr. for A. Millar, 1744. 4to (24.6 cm, 9.68"). [2], 134 pp.
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A Peterborough-Based 19th-Century Writer's Pithy Sayings
Clare, John.  Aphorisms of John Clare. Market Drayton [England]: Tern Press, 2002. 8vo (25 cm, 10"). 117, [1] pp., [1] f.; illus.
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Didot Prints Mililtary Strategy
Frontinus, Sextus Julius.  Strategematicon libri tres. Lutetie: [François Ambroise Didot] apud Guilelmum De Bure, 1763. 12mo (14.5 cm, 5.75"). [1] f., xvii, [1], 212 pp., [2] ff.
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History of Rome in Both Latin & ItalianBodoni Press
Eutropius; Giuseppe Bandini, trans.  Il compendio della storia romana di Flavio Eutropio recato di latino in italiano. Parma: Dalla Tipografia Ducale, 1828. 8vo (22.6 cm, 8.9"). xxii, 354, [2 (errata)] pp.
$250.00
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Just Sort of ~ Crazy?
Stearns, Charles, comp. & ed.  Report of the case of Charles Stearns against J.W. Ripley, in the Circuit Court of the United States, at Boston, November term, 1850, for malicious prosecution. His Honor Judge Sprague, presiding. Springfield [Mass.]: G.W. Wilson, Printer, 1851. 8vo (22.5 cm, 8.75"). 76, [1], 14 pages, 1 folded leaf of plates (i.e., a plan).
$225.00
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HISTORY!?  in an Amusing Light” withHand-Colored Plates
Abbott à Beckett, Gilbert; John Leech, illus.  The comic history of England. With twenty coloured etchings, and two hundred woodcuts. London: Bradbury, Evans, & Co., [ca. 1855]. 8vo (22 cm, 8.66"). 2 vols. in 1. xviii, 320, [1]–304 pp.; 20 col. plts., illus.
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Mythology & Mystery
Dulaure, Jacques-Antoine.  Des cultes qui ont précédé et amené l'idolatrie ou l'adoration des figures humaines. Paris: L'Imprimerie de Fournier Frères, 1805. 8vo (20.4 cm, 8"). [4], viii, 511 (i.e., 510) pp.
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The Falcon “flies as fast on Mondays as on other days”
The Hoopoe Attends a Wedding
Little Frank's almanack, to show little boys and girls their play days. Concord: Moore's Power Press, 1832 [i.e., 1836]. Near miniature (9 cm, 3.5"). [1] f., 7, [7] pp.; illus.
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Scarce Bodoniana ofMargherita's Era
Lama, Giuseppe de.  Elogio storico del conte Cesare Ventura marchese di Gallinella Parmigiano. Parma: Co' Tipi Bodoniani, 1828. 4to (26.4 cm, 10.4"). [8], LXXI, [1 (blank)] pp.
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L.E.L. Showcase
Landon, Letitia Elizabeth (L. E. L.).  Heath's book of beauty. M.DCCC.XXXIII. London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, & Longman; Paris: Rittner & Goupil; Frankfort: C. Jügel (pr. by J. Moyes), [1832]. 8vo in 6s (20.3 cm, 8"). Add. engr. t.-p., [2], vi, [2], 264 pp.; 18 plts.
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A University of Leiden Professor PromotesNewtonian Studies
Gravesande, Willem Jacob 's.  Philosophiae Newtonianae institutiones, in usus academicos. Leidae & Amstelodami: Apud Joh. Arn. Langerak, Joh. & Herm. Verbeek, and Balthasarem Lakeman, 1728. 8vo (15.5 cm, 6.1"). [16], 488, [16 (index) pp.; 17 fold. plts.
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Certifying the Use of a Coat of Arms & theConcomitant Privileges & Exemptions
Alonso Usatigui Barcena y Rodriguez de los Rios, Francisco.   Polychromatic genealogical/heraldic manuscript, on paper, in Spanish. Madrid: 1722 (5 December). 4to (31 cm, 12"). [24] ff.
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A WomanKNOW NOTHING Author
Carroll, Anna Ella.  The great American battle; or, the contest between Christianity and political Romanism. New York & Auburn: Miller, Orton & Mulligan, 1856. Small 8vo (20 cm, 7.5"). xii, 365, [1] pp.; 10 leaves of portraits.
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Asceticism or Arousal?
Boileau, Jacques; François Granet, ed. & trans.  Histoire des flagellans, ou l'on fait voir le bon & le mauvais usage des flagellations parmi les Chrétiens, par des preuves tirées de l'Ecriture Sainte, des peres de l'Eglise, des papes, des conciles, & des auteurs profanes. Amsterdam: Chez Henry du Sauzet, 1732. 12mo (17.5 cm, 6.89"). xxxii, 306, [10 (index)] pp.
$225.00
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Be Near with Thy Assisting Grace, I Pray Thee”
Calvert, William.  The wife's manual, or prayers, thoughts, and songs, on several occasions of a matron's life. London: Longman, Brown, Green, & Longmans (pr. by C. Whittingham), 1854. 8vo (18.8 cm, 7.4"). [8], 100, [2] pp.; illus.
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Born a Slave, Later Secretary to Nero A Revered Philosopher
Epictetus; Thomas Wentworth Higginson, trans.  The works of Epictetus. Consisting of his discourses, in four books, the Enchiridion, and fragments. Boston: Little, Brown & Co., (1890). 12mo (18 cm, 7"). 2 vols. I: xvii, [3], 221, [1] pp. II: iv, 288 pp.
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AMAZONSIllustrated!
Petit, Pierre.  De amazonibus dissertatio, quâ an verè extiterint, necne, variis ultro citroque conjecturis & argumentis disputatur. Amstelodami: apud Johannem Wolters & Yserandum Haring, 1687. 12mo (17 cm, 6.125"). [6] ff, 398 pp., [6] ff., illus. (without the map).
$450.00
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Outcasts of Israel, Wherever They May Be”
Boudinot, Elias.  A star in the west; or, a humble attempt to discover the long lost ten tribes of Israel, preparatory to their return to their beloved city, Jerusalem. Trenton: D. Fenton, S. Hutchinson, & J. Dunham (pr. by George Sherman), 1816. 8vo (21.5 cm, 8.5"). iv, 312 pp.
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Italian Tragedies, from Bodoni
Pepoli, Alessandro Ercole, conte.  I tentativi dell'Italia; cioè Eduigi, Cleonice, Irene, e Don Rodrigo. Tragedie. Parma: Dalla Stamperia Reale, 1783. 8vo (23.7 cm, 9.33"). xvi, 419, [1] pp.; 4 fold. ff. (music).
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A Really Scarce Book & an Author Who is an Enigma
Corke, Miss.  'What shall we do with them?' A history of the London and Brighton convalescent home. London: J. Nisbet & Co., 1882. 12mo (18.5 cm, 7.25"). Frontis., vii, [1 blank], 157, [1] pp.
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First U.S. Edition: The Liver & What Goes Wrong with It
Saunders, William.  A treatise on the structure, economy, and diseases of the liver; together with an inquiry into the properties and component parts of the bile and biliary concretions. Boston: W. Pelham, 1797. 12mo (17.5 cm, 6.89"). xx, 231, [1] pp.
$225.00
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“An Interpretation of the Spirit of an Institution through 100 Years
of Service to State & Nation”
Metcalf, John Calvin, et al.  The centennial of the University of Virginia 1819–1921. The proceedings of the centenary celebration, May 31 to June 3, 1921. New York & London: G.P. Putnam's Sons (The Knickerbocker Press), 1922. 8vo (27.3 cm, 10.75"). Frontis., xi, [1], 235, [1] pp.; 22 plts.
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All About BathWith MapsIncluding Its
Plants, Birds, & Insects
Morris, J[oseph] W[illiam], ed.  Handbook to Bath prepared on the occasion of the visit of the British Association, 1888. Bath: Isaac Pitman Sons, [1888]. 8vo (18.3 cm, 7.2"). vi, [3], 264, [4] pp.; 2 fold. maps (1 col.).
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Cheating the Church Out of the Tithe Tax
Lopez Torrija, Carlos.  Broadside. Begins: El Dr. Maestro Don Carlos Lopez Torrija ... Hago saver a todos los fieles ... qu sean duenos de hazinas de labor, rancho, tierreas dezimales, vezinos y moradores, estantes, y havitantes en la iurisidccion de la Ciudad de los Angeles ... Puebla de los Angeles: [Diego Fernandez de Leon], 1687. Folio extra (43 x 31 cm, 17" x 12.125"). [1] p.
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Cautionary Tales forChildren of the Young American RepublicBEWARE!
(“And Is This Bird [i.e., the Pelican] of No Use to Mankind?”)
Darton, William.  Little truths, for the instruction of children. Vol. II. Philadelphia: Published by Johnson & Warner, 1812. 16mo (6.5"). 48 pp., illus.
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The Centennial Celebration
Bruce, Philip Alexander.  History of the University of Virginia, 1819–1919: The lengthened shadow of one man. New York: Macmillan & Co, 1920–22. 8vo (24.3 cm, 9.55"). 5 vols. I: Frontis., xiv, [2], 376 pp. II: Frontis., [6], 395, [1] pp. III: Frontis., x, [2], 403, [1] pp. IV: Frontis., [6], 376 pp. V: Frontis., [12], 477, [1] pp.
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On Ancient Painting
Requeno y Vives, Vicente.  Saggi sul ristabilimento dell' antica arte de greci e romani pittori. Parma: Dalla Stamperia Reale, 1787. 8vo (22 cm, 8.75"). 2 vols. I: [5] ff., xli, [1 (blank)], 404 pp., [3] ff., 2 fold. plts. II: xvi, 329, [1 (blank)] pp., [1] f.
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A Quack's Surprisingly Accurate Information on Contraception,
Abortion, & Other “Female Things”
Mauriceau, A. M.  The married woman’s private medical companion, embracing the treatment of menstruation, or monthly turns, during their stoppage, irregularity, or entire suppression. Pregnancy, and how it may be determined; with the treatment of its various diseases. Discovery to prevent pregnancy; the great and important necessity where malformation or inability exists to give birth. To prevent miscarriage or abortion. When proper and necessary to effect miscarriage. When attended with entire safety. Causes and mode of cure of barrenness, or sterility. New York: No publisher/printer, 1847. 12mo (16 cm, ). xiii, [1], 238 pp.
$750.00
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Praised by the Pope, CONDEMNED by the Chinese: Death of a Jesuit Missionary
[Fatinelli, Giovanni Jacopo]; Carlo Majelli.  Relazione della preziosa morte dell' eminentiss. e reverendiss. Carlo Tomaso Maillard di Tournon prete cardinale della S.R. Chiesa. Commissario, e Visitatore Apostolico Generale, con le facoltà di legato a latere nell' Impero della Cina, e regni dell' Indie Orientali, seguita nella città di Macao li 8. del mese di giugno dell' anno 1710, edi [sic] ciò, che gli avvenne negli ultimi cinque mesi della sua vita. Roma & Bologna: Costantino Pisarri, 1711. 4to (20.4 cm, 8"). 70, [2] pp.
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It Was a Very Happy Little Leaf to Be Allowed to See
What It Had Seen
This Blessed Christmas Tide”
Hurst, May E.  Manuscript on paper, in English. “What a Little Leaf Seen at Christmas Time.” [ca. 1890?]. 8vo (20.5 cm, 8.07"). 11 ff.
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Journalism? Historical Fiction? Defoe on the Plague
Defoe, Daniel.  History of the plague in London, in 1665. Edinburgh: Pr. by James Ballantyne & Co. for John Ballantyne & Co.; Brown & Crombie; Longman, Hurst, Rees, & Orme; and John Murray, 1810. 16mo (18.2 cm, 7.2"). [2], 288 pp. (vol. 12 only, of 12).
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Pickering & Whittingham'sSEVEN BCPs
Church of England.  Book of Common Prayer.  [Seven editions of the Book of Common Prayer, 1549–1844 ]. London: William Pickering (pr. by Whittingham), 1844. Folio (35.8 cm, 14"). 7 vols. I: [264] ff. II: [314] ff. III: [134] ff. IV: [130] ff. V: [142] ff. VI: [140] ff. VII: [154] ff.
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Flavian Epic, Georgian Scholarship
Silius Italicus, Tiberius Catius; Richard Heber, ed.  Caji Silii Italici Punica. Londini: Gul. Bulmer (pr. by R. Faulder), 1792. 16mo (16.5 cm, 6.5"). 2 vols. I: xxiv, 240 pp. II: [4], 270, [2] pp.
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Sweet Love, Do Not Frown, But Put off Thy Gown”
Floethe, Richard, illus.  Cupid's horn-book: Songs and ballads of marriage and of cuckoldry. Mt. Vernon, NY: Airmont Publishing, 1936. 8vo (25.8 cm, 10.125"). 150, [2] pp.; illus.
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Keeping the Theoretical & the Practical in Balance
Ozanam, Jacques.  La geometrie pratique, contenant la trigonométrie théorique & pratique, la longimétrie, la planimétrie, & la stéréometrie. Avec un petit traité de l'arithmetique par géometrie. Paris: Charles-Antoine Jombert, 1736. 16mo (16.2 cm, 6.375"). [8], 308, [20 (index)] pp.; 8 fold. plts.
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Thoughts on Natural History &c. from aGerman Polymath
ILLUSTRATED
      
Brückmann, Franz Ernst.  Centuriae tertiae epistola itineraria I. De creta vulgari musei autoris, ad virum praenobilissimum, excellentisismum atque doctissimum dominum, dominum Christ. Gottl. Ludwig. [Brunswigiae: Officina Libraria Schroederiana, 1756]. 4to (20.4 cm, 8"). 998 pp. (pagination of 715/16 repeated & 869/70 skipped; lacking main t.-p.); 28 plts. (13 fold.).
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Two Innocent Men NOT HangedBut a Very Near Thing
Sargeant, Leonard.  The trial, confessions and conviction of Jesse and Stephen Boorn for the murder of Russell Colvin, and the return of the man supposed to have been murdered. Manchester, VT: Journal Book & Job Office, 1873. 8vo (23.3 cm, 9.25"). 48 pp.
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Bloody Mackenzie” on theMONARCHY
Mackenzie, George.  Jus regium; or, the just and solid foundations of monarchy in general; and more especially of the monarchy of Scotland: Maintain'd against Buchannan, Naphtali, Dolman, Milton, &c. London: Printed by R. Chiswell, 1684. 8vo (18.2 cm, 7.125"). Engr. frontis., [3] ff., 138 pp., [1] f, 139–209, [1] pp., [2 (ads)] ff.
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Gen. CosProposed Plans for Peace or War in 1812They Were Rejected
Cos y Pérez, José María de.  [drop-title] Plan de paz y de guerra, propuesto al gobierno de México por el Dr. D. José María Cos, en 1812. [colophon: Mexico: Imprenta (contraria al despotismo) de D.J.M. Benavente y socios, 1821]. Small 4to (21.5 cm, 8.5"). 4 pp.
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Feuding Friends & Jesuit's Bark
Torti, Francesco.  Ad criticam dissertationem De abusu chinae chinae Mutinensibus medicis perperam objecto a clarissimo quondam viro Bernardino Ramazzino. Mutinae: Typis Bertholomaei Soliani, 1715. 8vo (23 cm, 9"). viii, 191, [1] pp.
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Bilingual Stanze inElegant Dos à Dos Format
New Translation, Limited Edition
Bembo, Pieto.  Stanze composte ... in occasione delle festivita da carnevale alla corte d'Urbino nell' anno ... [di] mille cinquencento sette ... Austin: Pr. by Bradley Hutchinson for Michele Miracolo, 2015.
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Science for Students, byImperial Command
Redlhamer, Joseph.  Philosophiae naturalis pars prima seu physica generalis [and] pars II. Uranologiam, stoechiologiam, meteorologiam, geologiam, mineralogiam, phytologiam, et zoologiam complectens. Viennae Austriae: Ioannis Thomae Trattner, 1755. 8vo (16.9 cm, 6.625"). 2 vols. I: [8], 424, [4 (index)] pp.; 9 fold. plts. II: [4], 426 pp.; 16 fold. plts.
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War of Austrian Succession: The Best Latin History of the Italian Campaigns
Buonamici, [Giuseppe Maria] Castruccio.  Castruccii Bonamici Commentariorum de Bello Italico. Lugduni Batavorum: No publisher/printer, 1750. 4to (20.3 cm, 7.9"). [2], [v]–xx, 128, xix, [1], 122, [4 (1 errata)] pp. (half-title lacking).
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A Thoughtful Study *&* a Lovely Book 
Pascoe, Juan.  An early Mexican typographic ornament / 1554–1686. Santa Rosa, Tacámbaro, Michoacán, Mexico: Taller Martín Pescador, 2019. Small 8vo (23 cnm 9"). 39, [1 (blank)] pp., color illus., facsims.
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L'Apôtre Moderne” ofPalm-Reading
Desbarrolles, Adrien Adolphe.  Les mystères de la main révélés et expliqués. Art de connaître la vie, le caractère, les aptitudes et la destinée de chacun d'après la seule inspection des mains. Paris: E. Dentu, 1859. 16mo (17.7 cm, 6.9"). [4], 624, [2 (errata)] pp.; illus.
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Armelle Nicolas in PhiladelphiaAn Early American Catholicum
Jeanne de la Nativité.  Daily conversation with God, exemplified in the holy life of Armelle Nicolas, a poor ignorant country maid in France, commonly known by the name of the good Armelle, deceas’d in Bretaigne in the year 1671. Philadelphia: Reprinted by Henry Miller, 1767. 8vo (16.3 cm, 6.375"). 16, [2] pp.
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Nicely Printed Wharton WorkKeepsake Edition
Wharton, Edith.  Ethan Frome. Stamford, CT: Overbrook Press, [1967]. 8vo (24.5 cm, 9.5"). [4], 128, [4] pp.; illus.
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Redeemed at DeathNottinghamshire Printed
(Rochester, John Wilmot, Earl of).  The repentance and happy death of the celebrated Earl of Rochester. To which is added, some suitable verses on the occurrence, by Dr. Isaac Watts. Nottingham: Printed by Sutton & Son, 1814. 16mo (16 cm, 6.25"). 8 pp.
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The Life of the Courtier Guevara, in Italian
Guevara, Antonio de; Vincenzo Bondi, trans.  Aviso de favoriti, e dottrina de cortegiani, opera non meno vtile, che diletteuole. In Venetia: Per Comin da Trino di Monferrato, 1562. 8vo (15.6 cm, 6.1"). 205 (i.e., 207), [1] ff.
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Author/Compiler's Presentation Copy
Rand, Silas Tertius.  A first reading book in the Micmac language: comprising the Micmac numerals, and the names of the different kinds of beasts, birds, fishes, trees, &c. of the maritime provinces of Canada. Also, some of the Indian names of places, and many familiar words and phrases, translated literally into English. Halifax: Nova Scotia Printing Company, 1875. 16mo (17 cm, 6.5"). 108 pp. [also bound in] Bible. N.T. Matthew. Micmac. Rand. 1871. Pela Kesagunoodumumkawa tan tula uksakumamenoo westowoolkw Sasoogoole Clistawit ootenink. Megumoweesimk. Chebooktook: Megumagea Ledakun-weekugemkawa moweome, 1871. 126 pp.
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Sirs Substantive & Pronoun, Corporal Syllable,
& of Course Captain Word
. . .
[Peacock, Thomas Love].  Sir Hornbook, or, Childe Launcelot's expedition. A grammatico-allegorical ballad. London: Joseph Cundall, 1843. 16mo (16 cm, 6.125"). 28, 3, [5] pp.; 8 col. plts.
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Good Ladies,UNCENSUR'D Bath's Pleasures Pursue . . . ”
Anstey, Christopher.  The new Bath guide: Or, memoirs of the B-n-r-d family. In a series of poetical epistles. London: J. Dodsley, and Fletcher & Hodson, 1767. 8vo (17.5 cm, 6.875"). Frontis., [6], iv, 173, [1] pp.
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Too Much Was NOT EnoughTHIS Copy with Quasi-Relics of St. Macarius
Meyer, Jean.  Description du jubilé de sept cens ans de S. Macaire, patron particulier contre la peste, qui sera célébré dans la ville de Gand ... a commencer le 30. de mai jusqu'au 15. juin 1767, avec le détail ultérieur des cérémonies, solemnités, cavalcade, ornemens, & des feux d'artifice ... Gand: Chez Jean Meyer, imprimeur de la ville, 1767. 4to (26.5 cm, 10.5"). [4] ff., xii, 84 pp.; 15 plts. (some fold.), illus.
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Advances in Newtonian Calculus
Simpson, Thomas.  The doctrine and application of fluxions. Containing (besides what is common on the subject) a number of new improvements in the theory. And the solution of a variety of new, and very interesting, problems in different branches of the mathematicks. London: John Nourse, 1776. 8vo (21.6 cm, 8.5"). xi, [1], 274, [2], 275–576 pp.; diagrams.
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He Tried to Hold Back the SeaMetaphorically Speaking
Sergeant, John.  The method to science. London: Printed by W. Redmayne for the Author, and sold by Thomas Metcalf, 1696. 8vo (17.5 cm, 7"). [36] ff., 173, 222–52, 351–429, [1] pp. (i.e., [70], 429, [1] pp.).
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Afloat by the Heels, in That Terrible Ocean
In a Manner of Which You Can Scarce Have a Notion”
(Robinsonade — Not Defoe, Daniel).  Robinson Crusoe: With thirty illustrations. London: Wm. S. Orr & Co. (pr. by Vizetelly Brothers & Co.), [ca. 1843]. 16mo (17 cm, 6.45"). Frontis., [2], 39, [1] pp.; 8 plts., illus.
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Dostoevsky LECSigned by the Artist
Dostoevsky, Feodor; Fritz Eichenberg, illus.; Constance Garnett, trans.; Konstantin Mochulsky, intro.   A raw youth. Verona: Limited Editions Club, 1974. 4to (29 cm, 11.375"). 2 vols. I: xviii, 264 pp.; 8 plts., illus. II: x, [2], 265–514, [2] pp.; 7 plts., illus.
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Dance of DeathBewick(s?), after Holbein
[Hawkins, J.S., ed.].  Emblems of mortality; representing, in upwards of fifty cuts, death seizing all ranks and degrees of people. London: T. Hodgson, 1789. 12mo (17.1 cm, 6.75"). Frontis., [2], xxviii, 51, [1] pp.; illus.
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A Beloved Victorian Author on anEqually Beloved Victorian Illustrator
Thackeray, William Makepeace; W.E. Church, ed.; George Cruikshank, illus.  On the genius of George Cruikshank ... reprinted verbatim from “The Westminster Review.” Edited with a prefatory note on Thackeray as an artist and art-critic. London: George Redway, 1884. 8vo (22.5 cm, 8.875"). Frontis., [6], xvi, 60, [2 (adv.)] pp.; 1 plt.
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The Self-Styled “Horace of His Age”Ex–Vatican Library Copy
Gibbes, James Alban.  Carminum Iacobi Albani Ghibbesii, poetae laureati caesarei, pars lyrica; ad exemplum Q. Horatii Flacci quamproximè concinnata. Romae: Ex officina Fabii de Falco, 1668. 8vo (16.3 cm, 6.4"). Add. engr. t.-p., [20], 221, [1] pp.; 1 plt.
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BIRDS, Eagerly Partying . . .
The peahen at home, or the swan's bridal day.  London: J.L. Marks, [ca. 1842]. 16mo (17.5 cm, 6.75"). [8] ff.; illus.
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The State ofEarly 19th-Century AUSTRIAN Medical Knowledge
Bischoff, Ignaz Rudolph Edler von Altenstern.  Grundzüge der allgemeinen Naturlehre des Menschen ... Mit vorzüglicher Hinsicht auf die praktische Medicin. Wien: A. Strauss's sel. Witwe, 1838–39. 8vo (21 cm, 8.3"). 2 vols. I: Frontis., [22], 352, [2] pp. II: xvi, 492 pp.
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The Bible for Beginners
(Bible).  Scripture history; or, a brief account of the Old and New Testament.  London: Printed for J. Wallis ... by J. Cundee, 1801. Near miniature (9.6 cm, 3.75"). Frontis., 32, 32 pp.
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Training Young Women to Bethe IDEAL Victorian & Christian”
Wife, Mother, Homemaker
Beecher, Catharine E., & Harriet Beecher Stowe.  The American woman's home: Or, principles of domestic science; being a guide to the formation and maintenance of economical healthful, beautiful, and Christian homes. New York: J.B. Ford & Co., 1869. 8vo (20.9 cm, 8.125"). Engr. frontis., engr. t.-p., [4], xii, [13]–500, [12 (adv.)] pp.; illus.
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Colonial BRAZILIAN Medical Work
Miranda, João Cardoso de.  Relaçaõ cirurgica, e médica, na qual se trata, e declara especialmente hum novo methodo para curar a infecçaõ escorbutica, ou mal de Loanda, e todos os seus productos, fazendo para isso manifestos dous especificos, e muy particulares remedios. Lisboa: Na officina de Miguel Rodrigues, impressor, 1747. Folio (30 cm, 11.75"). [26] ff., 235, [1] pp.
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Justly Styled the Best Satire Extant”Illustrated
Pope, Alexander.  The rape of the lock, an heroi-comical poem. London: Pr. by T. Bensley for F.J. du Roveray et al., 1798. 8vo (24.1 cm, 9.5"). Frontis., xxix, [1], 79, [1] pp.; 5 plts.
$275.00
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Chapbook Play for CHILD Actors
Lund, John; Joshua Booth, attrib. author; Thomas Bewick, illus.   Ducks and green peas; or, the Newcastle rider. A farce in one act. Alnwick [England]: Pr. ... by W. Davison, 1827. 24mo (13.5 cm, 5.375"). [1–2], 3–34 pp.
$135.00
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From Calais to the Bourbonnois withSterne & Leloir
Sterne, Laurence; Maurice Leloir, illus.  A sentimental journey through France and Italy. New York: J.W. Bouton, 1884. Folio (31.1 cm, 12.25"). Add. col. t.-p., xvi, 210, [2] pp.; 12 plts., illus.
$150.00
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Medical Climatology
Arbuthnot, John; Pierre Boyer de Prébandier, trans.  Essai des effets de l'air, sur le corps-humain. Paris: Jacques Barois, fils, 1742. 8vo (horizontal chain lines; 17 cm, 6.75"). xxiv, 320 pp.
$400.00
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The Bustle, Excitement, Culture, & NOISE of LONDON
Laid Out for Children
S. W. [Sarah Scudgell Wilkinson?, Elizabeth Kilner?].  A visit to London: Containing a description of the principal curiosities in the British metropolis. Philadelphia: Published by Benjamin Warner ... sold also at his store in Richmond, Virginia (pr. by Wm. Greer), 1817. 24mo (14.8 cm, 5.75"). 111, [1] pp.; 6 plts., illus.
$575.00
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A CREEK Dictionary
Loughridge, Robert McGill.  English and Muskokee dictionary. Philadelphia: Westminster Press, 1914. 8vo (20 cm, 7.825"). [4] ff., frontis. port., 236 pp.
$300.00
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The 1886 Winner of theParkes Memorial Prize
Duncan, Andrew.  The prevention of disease in tropical and sub-tropical campaigns. London: J. & A. Churchill, 1888. 8vo (22 cm, 8.5"). x, 396 pp.
$850.00
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“A Thought is a Real Thing & WORDS are Only Its Raiment . . .”
Stephens, James; Thomas Mackenzie, illus.  The crock of gold. London: Macmillan & Co, 1926. 8vo (22.9 cm, 9"). vii, [1], 227, [1] pp.; 12 col. plts.
$650.00
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