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Biblia latina : cum postillis Nicolai de Lyra et expositionibus Guillelmi Britonis in omnes prologos S. Hieronymi et additionibus Pauli Burgensis replicisque Matthiae Doering by LYRA, Nicolaus de

1486 Anton Koberger INCUNABULA Holy Bible Nuremberg Illustrated Lyra Commentary FAMOUS BIBLE / Entirely COMPLETE / EXQUISITE An exceedingly rare, COMPLETE collection of 4 volumes of the famous 15th-century Koberger Bible. This Greek and Latin Bible inclu…

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Capital: a critical analysis of capitalist production. by MARX, Karl

1889 1st ed Karl MARX Capital German Capitalism Communism Socialism Das Kapital "The last capitalist we hang shall be the one who sold us the rope." ― Karl Marx 'Capital' is one of the most important and foundational texts on materialist capitalism, w…

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The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments according to the authorised version, with explanatory notes, practical observations, and copious marginal references by Holy Bible

1857 Holy Bible + FAMOUS Thomas Scott Commentary Old/New Testament American 3v At the end of the 18th-century, British preacher Thomas Scott published an enormous and impressive multi-volume Holy Bible. In this Bible, Scott included copious notes and comm…

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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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$4,950.00


The history of the valorous and witty knight errant, Don Quixote, of the Mancha by CERVANTES Saavedra, Miguel de

1675 Don Quixote de la Mancha Cervantes Thomas Shelton English FOLIO Chivalry "One of those universal works which are read by all ages at all times." – Printing and the Mind of Man, on 'Don Quixote' Miguel de Cervantes's 'Don Quixote' is one of the mos…

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Journal of Captain Cook's last voyage to the Pacific Ocean, on Discovery; performed in the years, 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779. Illustrated with cuts, and a chart, shewing the tracts of the ships employed in this expedition. Faithfully narrated from the original ms. by RICKMAN, John

1781 1ed Captain James Cook Voyage Australia Zealand Hawaii Pacific MAP Rickman"Remember, the greater the opportunity, the fewer are those who see it." – James Cook James Cook was an 18th-century British explorer known for these three major world voyag…

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$3,500.00


Venerabilis Bedae presbyteri theologi doctissimi juxta ac sanctissimi, commentationum in Sacras Literas, tomus primus : in quo ea maximè quae Veteris Testamenti sunt, ita perspicuè ac dilucidè enarrantur, ut inter celeberrimos ejus argumenti tractatores… by BEDE, Saint Venerable

1545 Saint Venerable BEDE Bible & Commentary English Monk Church Cosmology Saint Venerable Bede was an English monk during the 7th- and 8th-centuries. He is most remembered for his ecclesiastical work on the history of English people, in which he discus…

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$3,500.00


Sancti Gregorii Magni Papae Primi opera: Sixti V. Pont. Max. iussu, diligentissime emendata, atq[ue] aucta, et in tomos sex distributa. Quæ vero in singulis continentur tomis, in cuiusque eorum initio explicantur. by GREGORY I, Pope

1588 HUGE FOLIOS Pope Gregory Catholic Church Sacraments Miracles Vatican Sixtus "There are some so restless that when they are free from labour they labour all the more, because the leisure they have for thought, the worse interior turmoil they have to …

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Nouveaux Memoires sur l'etat present de la Chine : contenant l'histoire de l'edit de l'empereur de la Chine, en faveur de la religion chrestienne by LeCOMTE, Louis

1698 ALEXANDER HAMILTON American Provenance CHINA Le Comte Rites Confucius 3v The history of China has always been one of the most popular discussions of western culture and was a regular occurring topic of authors from the 16th- 18th-centuries. One of th…

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Harmonia Ruralis; or, an Essay towards a natural history of British song birds: illustrated with figures ... A new edition by BOLTON, James

1845 British Song BIRDS Bolton Harmonia Ruralis Illustrated Art Nest & Eggs 2in1 James Bolton was an 18th-century English illustrator, who is best known for his collection of bird prints. Bolton was an avid naturalist who gave special attention to subtle …

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$2,950.00


Satyrae by PERSIUS, Flaccus Aulus

1499 Mantuanus Poetry + 1507 Satires of Persius Post-Incunable Satyrae ROME Roce Along with Juvenal, Persius was one of the greatest 1st century Roman satirists. His works consisted of elements of stoicism and were greatly influenced by Horace and Juve…

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Costume of the Russian Empire by HARDING, Edward [publ.]

1810 RUSSIA Costume of Russian Empire Color Illustrated Clothing Travel Voyages An extremely valuable and important illustrated account of history of costumes and clothing from the Russian Empire. Published in 1810, Edward Harding gathered English and Fr…

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Ouresiphoitēs Helveticus, sive, Itinera per Helvetiae Alpinas regiones facta annis MDCCII, MDCCIII, MDCCIV, MDCCV, MDCCVI, MDCCVII, MDCCIX, MDCCX, MDCCXI: plurimis tabulis aeneis illustrate by SCHEUCHZER, Johann Jakob

1723 Scheuchzer SWISS ALPS Voyages Illustrated Switzerland Zurich Bern Travel Johann Jakob Scheuchzer was an early 18th-century Swiss scholar who is best remembered for his incredible travelogues. Beginning in 1702, Scheuchzer traveled to nearly every co…

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