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68/2619 [Agriculture]. Diderot, D. and d'Alembert, J. Recueil de planches, sur les sciences, les arts libéraux, et les arts méchaniques. Agriculture et economie rustique. N.pl. (Paris), n.publ., ±1770, 83 (incl. 3 double-p.) engr. plates (with accomp. textpages), mainly by A. BARATTI and V. TARCHI, without binding.

- Occas. foxing.

= Contains i.a. the following sections: Labourage (5 plates); Moulins à vent et à eau (10 plates); Fabrique du Tabac (6 plates); Coton (5 plates) and Culture de la vigne/ Pressoirs (5 plates).

€ (100-150)
68 2620 Agriculture  Home F 68 2620 Agriculture Home F
68/2620 [Agriculture]. Home, F. Les Principes de l'Angriculture et de la Végétation. Amst., Depens de la Compagnie, 1761, VIII,192p., contemp. wr.

- Backstrip worn off.

= French transl. of Francis Home: The principles of Agriculture and vegetation (Edinb., 1757).

€ (50-70)
68 2621 Anatomy  Fabricius ab Aquapendente H 68 2621 Anatomy Fabricius ab Aquapendente H
68/2621 [Anatomy]. Fabricius ab Aquapendente, H. Opera omnia anatomica et physiologica. Introduction by B.S. Albinius. Leyden, J. van Kerckhem, 1737, 2nd ed., (48),452,(22 index)p., engr. title-vignette, 60 fold. engr. plates, woodcut ills., contemp. gilt hvellum w. mor. letterpiece, folio.

- First part a few lvs. loosening; upper hinge weak; lower hinge broken; a few plates yellowed and some w. one fold browned; lower pastedown loosening; a few foxed spots. Paper over boards loosening; letterpiece sl. dam.

= Bibl. Walleriana 2891; Hirsch-H. II, p.323f; DSB IV, p.507ff: "Fabrici's works were collected into Opera omnia anatomica et physiologica (Leipzig 1687); a later ed. (Leiden, 1738 [sic]) is more complete".

€ (300-500) 350
68 2622 Anatomy  Masse J N 68 2622 Anatomy Masse J N
68/2622 [Anatomy]. Masse, J.-N. Petit atlas complet d'anatomie descriptive du corps humain. Paris, J.-B. Baillière/ Méquignon-Marvis, 1852, 14th ed., (4),4,IX,(1),6,36(bookseller's cat.)p., 112 col. steelengr. plates w. accomp. textlvs., modern artificial hleather, giltlettered spine.

- Textlvs. waterst.; plates trifle browned in margins. = Hirsch IV, p.161f.

€ (80-100) 220
68 2623 Anatomy  Richter Th 68 2623 Anatomy Richter Th
68/2623 [Anatomy]. Richter, Th. Magazyn van Ontleedkunde, of Volledige Verzameling van Ontleedkundige Afbeeldingen van het Menschelijk Ligchaam, Naar teekening der voornaamste geleerden in dat vak, als Rosenmuller, Loder, Karel Bell, Gordon, Boek enz. Met eene uitvoerige verklaring van Dr. Th. Richter. Vertaald en hier en daar vermeerderd door S.J. Galama. Amst., C.G. Sulpke, 1839, (1st ed.), 2 parts in 1 vol., (2),2,8,CCCCXXXVIIIp., lithogr. title-p. and 145 (4x fold.) plates, modern hmor. w. contemp. mor. letterpiece, folio.

- Lithogr. title foxed; the fold. plates sl. cut short and w. some sm. marginal tears (images not affected); text lvs. occas. waterstained (plates not affected); some minor yellowing/ foxing.

= BMN I, p.86; not in Choulant, Frank, Waller. On the translator, cf. Hirsch II, p.476. Rare.

€ (100-150) 325
68 2624 Angling  Fisher P  = W A Chatto 68 2624 Angling Fisher P = W A Chatto
68 2624 Angling  Fisher P  = W A Chatto 68 2624 Angling Fisher P = W A Chatto
68/2624 [Angling]. Fisher, P. (= W.A. Chatto). The Angler's Souvenir. London, C. Tilt, 1835, X,192p., 30 full-p. steelengr. plates and illustrated borders by BECKWITH AND TOPHAM, contemp. giltlettered cl.

- Sl. foxed. Spine sunned.

= Not in Nissen ZBI; Bibliotheca Piscatoria p.93: "The work is cleaver and caustic, and contains a critique of several of the angling books of the day."

€ (50-70)
68 2625 Astronomy  Blaeu W J 68 2625 Astronomy Blaeu W J
68 2625 Astronomy  Blaeu W J 68 2625 Astronomy Blaeu W J
68/2625 [Astronomy]. Blaeu, W.J. Institutio astronomica, De usu Globorum & Sphaerarum coelestium ac terrestrium: duabus partibus adornata, Una, secundum hypothesin Ptolemaei, per terram quiescentem. Altera, juxta mentem N. Copernici, per terram mobilem. Concinnata secundum Globos atque Sphaeras, pro-ut invanta prostant apud Jacobum Colom. Amst., J. and C. Blaeu, 1640, 2 parts in 1 vol. w. continuous pagination, (16),246p., woodcut title-vignette, num. (woodcut) ills., contemp. hvellum w. mor. letterpiece, sm. 8vo.

- Owner's entries on first free endpaper; sl. yellowed. Binding rubbed; two sm. dam. spots at foot of spine; backstrip sl. darkened.

= Houzeau Lancaster 9714 (listing this ed. in note); cf. Crone 172; Bierens de Haan 336; Cat. NHSM I, p.39. First published in Amst., 1634. Latin translation of the Dutch first ed., 1620. Rare.

€ (300-500) 300
68 2626 Astronomy  Bleibtreub L 68 2626 Astronomy Bleibtreub L
68/2626 [Astronomy]. Bleibtreub, L. Beschrijving van den sterrenhemel of onderrigt om de sterrebeelden te leeren kennen door eigen oefening. Ed. F. Kaiser. Amst., C.G. Sulpke, 1830, 2nd ed., XVIII,173,(7)p., 3 fold. woodengr. astronomical plates, orig. wr.

- One quire loosening; sm. annot. on verso frontwr. and owner's entry on first free endpaper. Backwr. loosening; joints, spine and frontwr. (sl.) worn.

Hoefer, F. Histoire de l'astronomie depuis ses origines jusqu'a nos jours. Paris, Hachette et Cie, 1873, (4),631p., woodengr. ills., contemp. gilt hmor.

- Occas. trifle foxed; upper hinge weak.

€ (80-100)
68 2627 Astronomy  Caus S de 68 2627 Astronomy Caus S de
68/2627 [Astronomy]. Caus, S. de. La pratique et demonstration des horloges solaires. Avec un discours sur les proportions, tiré de la raisons de la 35. Propositions du premier livre d'Euclide, & autres raisons & Proportions, & l'usage de la Sphere Plate. Paris, H. Droüart, 1624, (20),80p., woodcut ill. on title-p., num. woodcut (2x engr.) ills. (9x w. movable parts), contemp. vellum, folio.

- Partly waterstained in margins; a few leaves w. tear in margin (occas. into text); title-p. partly doubled and w. closed tear; a few leaves mounted on new stubs and w. sl. dam. blank inner margin; sm. libr. stamp (Bibliotheca Sancti Pauli Oosterholt) on title-p. and on verso final text leaf; bookplates on upper pastedown (F.C.G. Comte de Kuijpers seignr. de Rijmenam and le Vicomte Obert de Thieusies); owner's entries on first free endpaper (illegible and/ or crossed out), on title-p. (J.P. Allard (dated 1867)) and on final pastedown (François Joseph Duraij). Upper hinge splitting; vellum creased and with some small stains; lacks ties.

= Houzeau/ Lancaster I/2, 11432; Macclesfield Sale lot 498. Rare work on sundials. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXIX.

€ (2.500-3.500)
68 2628 Astronomy  Graaf A de 68 2628 Astronomy Graaf A de
68/2628 [Astronomy]. Graaf, A. de. De starre-kunst. Amst., Pieter Goos, 1659, (8),125,(3),(15)p., 8 engr. plates, contemp. vellum, sm. 4to.

- Pastedowns detached; sm. contemp. annot. in pen and ink in one plate. Otherwise a fine copy.

= Bierens de Haan 1754. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXXI.

€ (1.500-2.500) 1500
68 2629 Astronomy  Knoop J H 68 2629 Astronomy Knoop J H
68/2629 [Astronomy]. Knoop, J.H. Verhandeling van de sphaerische of klootsche Zonne-wysers; Namelyck, hoe men op een Sphaera Convexa, of Ronde Kloot, allerley Zonnewysers Meetkonstig beschryven kan. Leeuwarden, H.A. Chalmot, 1761, (10),244,(8)p., engr. title-vignette, 21 fold. plates, contemp. wr.

- Owner's entry on verso title-p.; partly waterstained. Paper over spine partly worn off.

= Bierens de Haan 2521; Houzeau & Lancaster 11656. Rare.

€ (100-150)
68 2630 Aviation  Viruly A and Hollander H 68 2630 Aviation Viruly A and Hollander H
68 2630 Aviation  Viruly A and Hollander H 68 2630 Aviation Viruly A and Hollander H
68 2630 Aviation  Viruly A and Hollander H 68 2630 Aviation Viruly A and Hollander H
68/2630 [Aviation]. Viruly, A. and Hollander, H. Het "Uiver" Album. Ter herinnering aan de Londen-Melbourne Race. Amst., Hobera, 1934, 64p., photogr. ills., orig. (sl. frayed/ browned) pict. cordbound wr., obl. 8vo. Lokerse, J. (ed.). London-Melbourne Race. The Hague, Haagsche Drukkerij, 1934, 7 vols. w. continuous pagination, 111,(1)p., ills., orig. unif. wr.
€ (30-50) 40
68/2631 [Aviation]. Lot of ±130 brochures, leaflets etc., 1947-±1990, various airline companies.

= Mainly brochures with technical data on models and advertorial publications. I.a. Airspeed (4x, 1947-1950), Auster (1x, 1947), Fairey (1x, Firefly, 1947), Avro (8x, i.a. Athena, 1947), Saab (10x, 1948), KLM (4x, i.a. Dienstregeling 1948), Percival (14x, Prentice and Prince, 1948), Handley Page (3x, 1948), Republic (6x, i.a. 3 nice press photographs, 1949), Bristol (5x, 1949), Hawker (3x, Fury and Hawk, 1949), Sabena (4x, 1950), Rijksluchtvaartschool (2x, 1951), Silver City (5x, 1952), and later publications by i.a. Aeroflot (10x, 1960s, nice design), Fokker, Piper, Sud Aviation, Augusta Bell, Piaggio, Cessna, Sikorski and the Dutch Department of Defence.

€ (150-250) 375
68 2632 Baster J 68 2632 Baster J
68 2632 Baster J 68 2632 Baster J
68/2632 Baster, J. Natuurkundige uitspanningen, behelzende eenige waarneemingen, over sommige zee-planten en zee-insecten, benevens zaadhuisjes en eijernesten. Haarlem/ Utr., J. Bosch/ O.J. van Paddenburg and O.J. van Dijk, 1759/ n.d. (1817), 1st/ 2nd ed., 6 parts in 1 vol., 169,(5); 167,(4)p., 29 contemp. handcol. engr. plates, modern hcl. w. 19th cent. cl. letterpiece, sm. 4to.

- Both vols. without divisional title to the first part as almost always (general volume titles present); sl./ trifle browned/ yellowed; a few lvs. and plates w. waterstain in outer margin, not affecting text or image.

= Nissen, ZBI 248; Landwehr, Dutch Books w. Col. Plates 10; Wellcome II, p.112. The plates drawn by J. Rhodius from life and engraved by C. VAN NOORDE. All the plates show marine plants and animals. "Wertvolle Beobachtungen aus dem mikroskopischen Bereich und zum Formenwandel der niederen Tiere". (Nissen, ZBI vol. II, p.135). A second edition, with the same plates, was published in 1817. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXXI.

€ (250-350) 300
68/2633 Bonnet, C. Ontledende proef over de vermogens der Ziel. Utr./ Rott., A. van Paddenburg/ Bennet en Hake, 1771, 1st ed., 2 parts in 1 vol., (40),262; (2),326p., contemp. gilt hcalf.

- Partly trifle waterst. in upper margin. Top of spine sl. worn.

€ (30-50) 30
68/2634 [Botany]. Apolinaris, Q. (= W.H. Ryff). Kurtzes Handbüchlein und Experiment vieler Artzneyen durch den gantzen Cörper des Menschen. Strassb., heirs J. Rihel, 1625, num. handcol. woodcut ills., in loose leaves without binding, sm. 8vo.

- Lacks at least 35 leaves; without binding. Sold w.a.f.

= Nissen, BBI 1708.

€ (70-90) 70
68 2635 Botany  Arnauld d'Andilly R  68 2635 Botany Arnauld d'Andilly R
68/2635 [Botany]. (Arnauld d'Andilly, R.). Der Curieuse Pfropff- und Oculir-Meister, So da anweiset, wie eine vollkommene Baum-Schule und Pflantz-Garten anzulegen, und zu unterhalten sey: ingleichen, wie man gesäete wilde Stämme pfropffen und oculiren, auch wie man die Bäume wohl pflantzen, folgends beschneiden, und alsdann schöne Früchte erlangen soll. Hannover/ Wolffenbüttel, G. Freytag, 1702, 2nd ed., 2 parts in 1 vol., (22),216; 158,(7)p., engr. frontisp., contemp. hvellum, 12mo.

- Upper hinge weak; new endpapers; yellowed; occas. trifle foxed. Binding rubbed.

= From the library of A.P.M. de Kluijs with his bookplate on upper pastedown.

€ (300-500)
68 2636 Botany  Bommer C and Massart J 68 2636 Botany Bommer C and Massart J
68 2636 Botany  Bommer C and Massart J 68 2636 Botany Bommer C and Massart J
68/2636 [Botany]. Bommer, C. and Massart, J. Les aspects de la végétation en Belgique. Les districts Littoraux et Alluvaux/ Les districts Flandrien et Campinien. Brussels, Jardin Botanique de l'Étate, 1908/ 1912, 2 vols., (4),IVp. and 86 photogr. plates; (8)p. and 80 photogr. plates, unif. orig. hcl. portfolio, large folio.

- Some plates dustsoiled along margins; a few plates frayed/ w. sm. marginal tears; occas. sl. foxed. Frontwr. vol. 2 loose. Both vols. lack ties.

= SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXXII.

€ (300-500)
68 2637 Botany  Dodonaeus R 68 2637 Botany Dodonaeus R
68/2637 [Botany]. Dodonaeus, R. Cruydt-boeck, volgens sijne laetste verbeteringe: Met Biivoegsels achter elck Capittel, uyt verscheyden Cruydtbeschrijvers: Item in 't laetste een Beschrijvinge vande Indiaensche Gewassen, meest getrocken wt de schriften van Carolus Clusius. Leyden, F. van Ravelingen, 1618, (32),1495,(57)p., engr. title by W. SWANENBURGH, over 1400 woodcut ills. by P. VAN DER BORCHT, contemp. blindst. vellum, folio.

- Occas. sl. waterstained in blank outer margin (first few leaves also in blank inner margin), otherwise a very clean copy; lower blank outer corner of engr. title sl. frayed; upper corner of first three leaves oblique fold; first few leaves trifle wormholed. Lacks most ties; binding sl. dustsoiled and a few old stains; sl. read out of shape; turn-ins partly loosening; corners rubbed.

= Second Dutch ed. of this major herbal. Nissen, BBI 518; Pritzel 2345; Krivatsy 3303; Bibl. Belg. D120; Simoni, Low Countries 1601-1621, D69. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXXII.

€ (1.500-2.500)
68 2638 Botany  Dodonaeus R 68 2638 Botany Dodonaeus R
68/2638 [Botany]. Dodonaeus, R. Cruydt-boeck, volgens sijne laetste verbeteringe: Met Biivoegsels achter elck Capittel, uyt verscheyden Cruydtbeschrijvers: Item in 't laetste een Beschrijvinge vande Indiaensche Gewassen, meest getrocken wt de schriften van Carolus Clusius. Leyden, F. van Ravelingen, 1618, (32),1495,(57)p., engr. title by W. SWANENBURGH, num. woodcuts in text, 19th cent. gilt hcalf w. red mor. letterpiece, folio.

- Lacks 1 preliminary leaf; engr. title cut short and w. owner's stamp; most lvs. partly waterst.; occas. sl. mouldy; thumbed; a few corners torn; 8 lvs. at the end (partly) remargined. Joints split; covers scratched/ rubbed and worn along extremities.

= Second Dutch ed. of this major herbal. Nissen, BBI 518; Pritzel 2345; Hunger sale 209; Bibl. Belg. D120; Simoni, Low Countries 1601-1621, D69.

€ (600-800) 650
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