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    • ROGER DANIELS;JOAN.. FIELD, 1663
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    • Note Bibliografiche: Contemporary calf; early manuscript endpapers, occasional browning in second work. An excellent copy from the library of Erwin Tomash with his bookplate. I: First published in 1626, Institutionum logicarum was widely used at many universities in both Europe and America to teach the most complex principles of logic. The author's neo-Aristotelianism exerted a strong influence in the next generation of philosophers at Leiden and his textbooks were still popular after his death in 1635. Burgersdijk (or Burgersdicius, 1590 - 1635) was chair of logic and moral philosophy at Leiden University. II:... continua a leggere
    • STAMPERIA REALE, 1782
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    • Note Bibliografiche: FIRST EDITION Engraved title vignette.Wrappers; light waterstains. continua a leggere
    • UNIONE TIPOGRAFICO-EDITRICE TORINESE, 1884
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    • Note Bibliografiche: FIRST EDITIONS IN ITALIAN Original printed wrappers. I: First and only Italian edition of Insectivorous plants, first published in London in 1875. Darwin's meticulous study of the adaptation of plants, particularly under impoverished conditions. A chance observation of flies caught on a leaf of Drosera rotundifolia led the author to a series of experiments and subsequent conclusion about the significance of carnivorous feeding and how this remarkable adaptation ensures the survival of the plant. Of particular interest to Darwin was his observation that the living plant cells possessed a cap... continua a leggere
    • MACMILLAN COMPANY, 1954
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    • Note Bibliografiche: With 5000 (according to the title page) photographic illustrations with descriptions on the same page. Publisher's blue cloth; an excellent set. Later edition (first published in 1928), with amazing photographs of furniture. Nutting (1861-1941) was a antiques expert as well as a photographer and writer; he was best known for his landscape photos of the New England area. continua a leggere
    • CHARLES SCRIBNER'S SON, 1894
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    • Note Bibliografiche: FIRST AMERICAN With 3 maps (1 detached) and 80 illustrations. Tightly rebound in modern blue cloth with original decorated publisher's cloth on cover, gilt spine; text is remarkably clean. From the Forbes Library in Northampton, Massachusetts with their perforated stamp on title. First American edition of a captivating and elaborate travelogue detailing the author's last major journey through Asia, traveling from London to Tibet. The intended purpose of the journey was to scout out new lands for missionary purposes, with the additional objective of gaining entrance to the Tibetan capital, L... continua a leggere
    • RICHARD BENTLEY, 1884
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    • Note Bibliografiche: FIRST EDITION Engraved frontispiece by Pearson. Green cloth with a lovely decoration, corners slightly bumped; text slightly toned around edges but overall a very nice copy from the library of Edward W.A. Acton with his bookplate. First edition of a fresh and entertaining account of rural England. Hissey undertook a fascinating driving tour with a friend through his native land. He uses a free and colloquial style, defining himself as a pioneer in a cheerful way. Starting his trip from South Kensington he travelled westward through Wales and returned by the Midlands after a three months' dr... continua a leggere
    • JOHN MURRAY, 1899
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    • Note Bibliografiche: FIRST EDITION With frontispiece portrait, 35 plates (of which 33 are photographs), and 1 folding map. Tightly bound in modern blue cloth with the original publisher's front cover pasted on top, gilt spine; new endpapers, some browning and spotting, heavier on the first 20 pages, but overall a very good copy with an ownership signature dated 1909. First edition of Durand's important personal narrative of his time spent in India and Pakistan, and the role he played in the development of the Gilgit frontier. In his preface, he attributes the exquisite photographs in this work to his colleague,... continua a leggere
    • SCRIBNER AND WELFORD, 1889
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    • Note Bibliografiche: SECOND AMERICAN EDITION With half-title, frontispiece folding map, 5 additional folding maps (two maps on one foldout), and in-text illustrations. Red cloth with insect design samped in gilt on cover, title in gilt on spine, exterior slightly soiled. Text is clean. Second American edition of an interesting account of the southern equatorial region of Africa. The author's assignment was to make a scientific exploration of the district between lakes Nyasa and Tanganyika for the African Lakes Company. In this work, "he argued that British involvement in the region was essential to put down the... continua a leggere
    • HORACE COX, 1894
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    • Note Bibliografiche: FIRST EDITION With frontispiece, errata, and 26 plates. Original publisher's illustrated green cloth with silver and gold embossing, floral endpaper. An excellent copy with Norfolk & Norwich Library plates on cover and front paste-down. First edition. Sporting days in southern India details the thrilling adventures of Lieutenant-Colonel Pollock on multiple big game hunts. He describes the strategy in stalking bears, panthers, tigers, bison, elephants, deer, ibex, and other animals. The book is dedicated to his son, Annesley, whom he wishes will become proficient in the sport as well. Polloc... continua a leggere
    • CHARLES C. THOMAS, 1938
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    • Note Bibliografiche: FIRST EDITION With colored frontispiece and more than 600 text illustrations. Modern black cloth binding with library call number on spine and barcode on back cover, corners slightly bumped; text is clean and bright. A very good copy from the Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library. First edition of one of Dr. Cushing's greatest clinical monographs, prepared with the collaboration of Dr. Eisenhardt. This work represents 25 years of work as a clinician. His extensive case records and photographs, his unusual artistic ability evidenced in his numerous operative sketches, resu... continua a leggere
    • VON BERNH FRIEDRICH VOIGE, 1830
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    • Note Bibliografiche: FIRST EDITION IN GERMAN Original boards, gilt lettering on spine, covers a bit worn; some spotting, but generally in excellent conditions. From the library of Th. Renz with his light stamp on the verso of the title page. First edition in German translated by Dr. Carl von Fitzle (from the French of 1829) of a thorough treatise on gout and its treatment. The author, Dr. Louis Duringe, recounts the important results of his ten years' experience in dealing with the disease in Wien, Berlin and London, concluding that gout is curable. He starts with a description of the symptoms and development o... continua a leggere
    • LONGMANS, GREEN, 1888
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    • Note Bibliografiche: FIRST EDITION, LATER ISSUE Photographic frontispiece, folding table of stratified rocks, folding diagram of development, index, and advertisements. Publisher's cloth, gilt spine, corners and edges slightly worn, spine faded; misprint on page 91 results in portion of text missing, scattered foxing, otherwise a solid copy. First edition, issue with "fifth and sixth thousand" on title. This popular work on evolution sold five thousand copies in three months and was reprinted in new or revised editions every few years until 1926. According to the preface, the author is attempting to explain mat... continua a leggere
    • HUTCHINSON & CO, 1903
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    • Note Bibliografiche: FIRST EDITION With 16 colored plates plus numerous illustrations and black and white plates throughout text. Publisher's cloth, gilt lettering on front cover and spine. An excellent, partially uncut copy with the stamp of the Zoologiska Institutionens Bibliotek of Upsala on the front paste-down. First edition. Johnston (1858-1927), noted naturalist and explorer, here illustrates and describes the mammals of the Great Britain and Ireland both living and (relatively) recently extinct and attempts to expound upon problems concerning origin and migration patterns. He also implores readers to he... continua a leggere
    • PHILIPPI DI GIUNTA, 1514
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    • Note Bibliografiche: Colophon with woodcut printer's device. Later full pigskin, morocco label on spine; newer endpapers. Contemporary ownership inscription recto last leaf. First Giunta edition of the comedies of the Roman playwright Plautus, dedicated to Lorenzo de Medici and edited by the Italian humanist scholar Niccolò Angeli (1448-c. 1529), philologer and professor of Greek and Latin. continua a leggere
    • D. APPLETON AND COMPANY, 1874
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    • Note Bibliografiche: FIRST AMERICAN EDITION With half-title and 117 text illustrations (some full-page). Publisher's red decorated cloth, head and tail of spine and corners slightly bumped; hinge split at title page but still sound, text is toned but clean. Overall a very nice copy. Rare first American edition of Marey's pioneer work in the use of serial pictures as a method of studying the mechanics of locomotion. This work, part of the International Scientific Series (this was the eleventh book published) was as important as Muybridge's Animal locomotion, preceding it by several years. Marey studied the motio... continua a leggere
    • G. RONGIER, 1889
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    • Note Bibliografiche: Contemporary morocco-backed mottled boards, rubbed. Second edition of Volume I, first edition of Volume II of Dupuy's foundational work on alkaloids, a group of naturally-occurring chemical compounds that mostly contain basic nitrogen atoms. The treatise examines the history of the compound as well as the medical usages and effects. continua a leggere
    • JOHN WALKER, 1781
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    • Note Bibliografiche: FIRST EDITION OF THE COLLECTED WORKS With frontispiece portrait of Fothergill plus 2 folding engraved plates. Contemporary calf, rebacked with the original backstrip laid down; minor spotting, overall a very nice copy with the inscription of Wm. Boycott on title. First edition of Fothergill's published papers contains twenty-five of his most valuable works, five of which are Garrison and Morton titles, plus a life of the Author. Included is his most famous "Account of the Putrid Sore Throat," which was the first clear recognition of diphtheria in England and is a model of clinical descripti... continua a leggere
    • 1950
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    • Note Bibliografiche: Group of 30 photographs. The photographs depict the costumes created by Helen Rose and Walter Plunkett for the 1950 muscial comedy, based on the love story of Annie Oakley and Frank Butler, who met at a shooting match. Annie, an incredible sharpshooter, joins Butler in Col. Cody's Wild West Show and the rivalry between the two begins. The film showcases songs such as "Anything you can do, I can do better" and "You can't get a man with a gun." Music and lyrics by Irving Berlin and screenplay by Sidney Sheldon. The photographs offered here were never released by MGM. continua a leggere
    • CHEZ L'AUTHEUR, 1662
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    • Note Bibliografiche: SECOND EDITION Complete with 17 double-page engraved maps hand-colored in outline. Contemporary mottled calf, corner edges neatly repaired, interior has some minor dampstaining mainly on text and on blank verso of maps, last blank leaf torn on lower fore-edge. A contemporary signature on first blank leaf. Similar to L'Amerique, this atlas of the continent of Asia was first printed in 1652 and reprinted here with a new title page. The maps are all dated 1652 with (only one dated 1653) and do not include the address of Mariette. The atlas features maps of India, Persia, China, Japan, the Mald... continua a leggere
    • CHEZ L'AUTHEUR, 1662
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    • Note Bibliografiche: SECOND EDITION Complete with 15 double-page engraved maps hand-colored in outline. Contemporary mottled calf, small repair on corners; an excellent copy with only an occasional toning on a few text leaves. Although deemed a second edition, this is actually a reissue of the first with a different title page. The maps of the American continent include: North America, New Canada, or New France, Florida, Mexico, Guadalajara, New Mexico, California, Audience of Guatimala, the Isles Antilles, & Les Lucayes et Les Caribes, South America, Terre Ferme Roy de Grenade, Guiane, Guiane et Caribane, Peru... continua a leggere
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