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CATALOGO DI UNA RACCOLTA DI PIETRE DURE NATIVE DI SICILIA. ESISTENTE PRESSO L'ABATE. D. DOMENICO TATA. by TATA, Domenico.:

Napoli, I Fratelli Raimondi, 1772.. CATALOGUE OF SEMI PRECIOUS STONES IN SICILY 1772. Pamphlet from Giannalisa Feltrinelli Library. Slim 8vo, approximately 200 x 140 mm, 7¾ x 5½ inches, pages: [12], 13-40, signatures: A8-B12, small vignette to title p…

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£2,950.00


THE COMPLEAT GARDENER, or Directions for Cultivating and Right Ordering of FRUIT GARDENS and KITCHEN GARDENS; by LA QUINTINYE [LA QUINTINIE], Jean de.:

London, printed for Matthew Gillyflower, at the Spread Eagle in Westminster-Hall, and James Partridge, at the Posthouse at Charing-Cross, M DC XC III. [1693].. With Divers REFLECTIONS on several Parts of HUSBANDRY. In Six BOOKS. By the Famous Monsr. De L…

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CERTIFICACION de ARMAS issued in favour of Don Gregorio Antonio Casanas, Luis, Albarez y Perera, of Puerto de la Cruz de la Orotaba. by CHARLES III (King of Spain).:

Spain, dated Madrid, 6 November 1786.. SPANISH MANUSCRIPT, THIRTY-EIGHT VELLUM LEAVES, SPANISH MANUSCRIPT TEXT IN INK, framed with two triple fillets in red. Folio aprroximately 302 x 200 mm, 12 x 8 inches, full-page coat of arms in gold and colours, an…

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AN ITINERARY WRITTEN BY FYNES MORYSON GENT. FIRST IN THE LATINE TONGUE, AND THEN TRANSLATED BY HIM INTO ENGLISH; by MORYSON, FYNES.:

London, John Beale, 1617.. CONTAINING HIS TEN YEERES TRAVELL THROUGH THE TWELVE DOMINIONS OF GERMANY, BOHMERLAND, SWEITZERLAND, NETHERLAND, DENMARKE, POLAND, ITALY, TURKY, FRANCE, ENGLAND, SCOTLAND, AND IRELAND. Divided into III Parts: The I Part contai…

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DESCRIPTION DE TOUTES LES NATIONS DE L'EMPIRE DE RUSSIE. Ou L'on Expose Leurs Moeurs, Religions, Usages, habitations, Habillemens et Autres Particularites Remarquables. by GEORGI, Johan Gottlieb.:

St Petersbourg, Charles Guillaume Muller, 1776-1777.. FIRST FRENCH EDITION 1776-1777, 3 Parts bound together in one volume, each with separate title page, text in French, translated from the German. PREMIERE COLLECTION: LES NATIONS D'ORIGINE FINNOISE, S…

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DISCORSI MORALI DELL'ECCELL. SIG. FABIO GLISSENTI CONTRA IL DISPIACER DEL MORIRE. Detto Athanatophilia. Divisi in cinque dialoghi, occorsi in cinque giornate. .. by GLISSENTI, Fabio.:

Venezia, Bartolameo de gli Alberti, 1609.. Ne' quali si discorre quanto ragionevolmente si dovrebbe desiderar la Morte, & come naturalmente la si vada fuggendo....Et un molto curioso Trattato della Pietra de' Filosofi. Adornati di bellissime figure, ai …

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VINETUM BRITANNICUM, or a TREATISE OF CIDER and other wines and drinks extracted from fruits growing in this Kingdom. With the method of propagating all sorts of vinous fruit-trees.To which is added, APIARIUM or a Discourse of BEES. by WORLIDGE, John. ISABEL SOMERSET'S COPY.:

For the most expeditious making of CIDER. And also the right way of making METHEGLIN and BIRCH-WINE. The APIARIUM was not included in the FIRST EDITION. SECOND EDITION MUCH ENLARGED 1678. 8vo, approximately 175 x 115 mm, 7 x 4½ inches, engraved frontispi…

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NEW REGULATIONS FOR THE PRUSSIAN INFANTRY: by ANONYMOUS. LARGE PAPER COPY WITH HAND COLOURED PLATES IN FINE BINDING.:

London, J. Rivington and J. Fletcher; A. Linde; and Thomas Pote, 1757.. containing an exact detail of the present field-service: and Particularly the most essential and recent Parts of the Foot-Exercise. With Several Articles never before made Public. Th…

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THE COMPLEAT CYDERMAN, or, the Present Practice of Raising Plantations of the Best Cyder Apple and Perry-Trees, with the improvemnet of their Excellent Juices. by [ELLIS, William].:

London, printed for R. Baldwin at the Rose in Pater-noster-Row, 1754.. Shewing, I. The Benefit of making Plantations with the right Sort of Cyder Apple and Perry Pear-Trees. II. Of the various Soils, and proper Situations for Plantations of the Hereford …

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CASPARIS CALDERAE DE HEREDIA, TRIBUNAL, MEDICUM, MAGICUM, ET POLITICUM. by CALDERA de HEREDIA, Gaspar. Medici ac Philosophi Hispalensis;:

Lugduni Batavorum, Apud Johannem Elsevirium, 1658.. FIRST EDITION 1658, Latin text, in 2 parts with title page to Part II: "Casparis Calderae de Heredia civitatis Hispalensis medici ordinarii, Tribunal magicum, quo omnia quae ad magiam spectant, accurat…

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PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL ESSAYS: Translated from the Original Latin.by Edmund Cullen, M.D.To which are added Notes and Illustrations, by the Translator. by BERGMAN, Sir Torbern.:

London J. Murray, No 32, Fleet-Street; Balfour and Co. W. Gordon, and J. Dickson, at Edinburgh; and L. White, at Dublin, M.DCC.LXXXIV. [1784].. FIRST ENGLISH EDITION 1784, a translation of 'Opuscula physica et chemica'. 2 volumes, 8vo, approximately 220 …

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RAGIONAMENTI DEL SIG. CAVALIERE GIORGIO VASARI PITTORE ET ARCHITETTO ARETINO. Sopra le inventioni da lui dipinte in Firenze nel palazzo di loro altezze serenissime. by VASARI, Giorgio.:

Firenze: appresso Filippo Giunti, 1588.. Con lo illustriss. e eccellentiss. signor don Francesco Medici allora principe di Firenze. Insieme con la inventione della pittura da lui cominciata nella cupola. Con due tavole, una delle cose piu notabili, et l'…

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THE HISTORY OF IMBANKING AND DRAINING OF DIVERS FENNS AND MARSHES, both in foreign parts, and in this kingdom; and of the improvements thereby. by DUGDALE, Sir William. Signed by Sir Reginald Blomfield architect.:

London, Printed by Alice Warren in the year of our Lord, MDCLXII, 1662.. Extracted from records, manuscripts, and other authentick testimonies, by William Dugdale esquire, Norroy King of Arms. FIRST EDITION 1662. ASSOCIATION COPY. SIGNED AND DATED, REGIN…

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SATANS INVISIBLE WORLD DISCOVERED: Or, A choice Collection of modern Relations, proving evidently against the Atheists of this present Age, t by SINCLAIR, George.:

Edinburgh, printed for William Martin, Bookseller, Head of West-Bow, 1789.. that there are Devils, Spirits, Witches, Apparitions, from authentic Records, and Attestations of Witness of undoubted Verity. To Which is Added THAT MARVELLOUS HISTORY OF MAJOR …

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I QUATTRO PRIMI LIBRI DI ARCHITETTURA DI PIETRO CATANEO SENESE: nel primo de' quali si dimostrano le buone qualita de' siti, per l'edificationi delle citta & castella, sotto diversi disegni: nel secondo, quanto si aspetta alla materia per la by CATANEO, Pietro.:

fabrica: nel terzo si veggono varie maniere di tempii, & di che forma si convenga fare il principale della citta: & dalle loro piante, come ancora dalle piante della citta & castella, ne sono tirati gli alzati per ordine di Prospettiva: nel quarto si dimo…

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