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65/2009  Australia   Salvado  R65/2009 Australia Salvado R
65/2009 [Australia]. Salvado, R. Memorias Historicas sobre la Australia, y particularmente acerca la mision Benedictina de Nueva Nursia, y los usos y costumbres de los Salvajes. Barcelona, Los Herederos de la V. Pla, 1853, (8),400,(1)p., 2 steelengr. frontisp. portraits by P. ALABERN, fold. steelengr. map and 12 plates (incl. 1 plate w. scores), contemp. gilt dark purple hcalf.

- Trifle foxed; a few lvs. and one plate w. a few sm. vague stains. Binding rubbed along extremities; foot of upper joint sl. dam.

= Describes the missionary and ecclesiastical history of southwest Australia and in particular the Benedictine mission to what was to become New Norcia, where in 1847 a monastery was founded by this work's author Rosendo Salvado and Joseph Serra, whose portraits are shown on the frontispieces. Ferguson 15422.

€ (70-90) 80
65/2010  Austria   Bray  F G  de65/2010 Austria Bray F G de
65/2010 [Austria]. Bray, F.G. de. Reis in Tyrol, de zoutwerken van Salzburg en Reichenhall, en in Beijeren. Uit het Fransch. The Hague, Immerzeel en Comp., 1808, (2),VII,(1),126p., contemp. hcalf.

- Partly foxed. Corners sl. rubbed.

= Rare Dutch translations of De Bray's Voyage pittoresque dans le Tyrol (first published Paris, 1808).

€ (60-80)
65/2011 Backhouse  E  and Tylor  C65/2011 Backhouse E and Tylor C
65/2011 Backhouse, E. and Tylor, C. L'Église Primitive jusqu'a la mort de Constantin. French transl. P. de Félice. Paris, Grassart, 1886, XIV,(2),536p., mounted oval photogr. portrait and 23 chromolithogr./ mounted photogr./ woodengr. plates, contemp. gilt hmor. w. mor. letterpiece.

- Occas. sl. foxed; plates sl. wrinkled. Spine rubbed.

€ (40-60)
65/2012 [Belgium]. Historia episcopatûs Antverpiensis, continens episcoporum seriem, et capitulorum, abbatiarum, et monasteriorum fundationes. Brussels, F. Foppens, 1717, (6),210,(6)p., engr. frontisp., 9 fold. plans/ plates by HARREWIJN, 16 woodcut coats of arms, contemp. vellum, sm. 4to.

- Upper hinge broken; bookblock split; second quire loose; some leaves/ plates loose(ning); two bookplates on upper pastedown.

= Plates of i.a. the castle of Breda and the townhall and church of Antwerp.

€ (80-100) 80
65/2013  Belgium   Anselmo  A65/2013 Belgium Anselmo A
65/2013 [Belgium]. Anselmo, A. Codex Belgicus seu ius edictale a principibus Belgarum sancitum ofte de Nederlandtsche, nieuwe soo gheestelycke, als wereltlycke rechten, ghetrocken uyt de vier placcaet-boecken, tot Gendt ende Antwerpen, uytgegeven. Antw., P. Bellerus, 1649, 1st ed., 2 parts in 1 vol., (8),258,(6); 182[=180],(4)p., engr. title-vignette w. 17 coats of arms, contemp. vellum, folio.

- Lacks six indexlvs. annots. in pen on first blank and title-p.. Vellum sl. soiled.

= Dekkers p.4.

€ (100-150)
65/2014  Belgium   Despars  N  and Brugge  F D65/2014 Belgium Despars N and Brugge F D
65/2014 [Belgium]. Despars, N. and Brugge, F.D. Chronyke van Vlaenderen. Bruges, A. Wydts, 1736, 3 parts in 4 vols., 2 diff. engr. frontisp., 4 title-vignettes, dedic. vignettes, textills., woodcut portraits, contemp. unif. gilt calf, folio.

- Occas. sl. foxed/ fingersoiled. Bindings and spines worn/ chafed. = Graesse II, p.149.

€ (250-350) 325
65/2015 [Belgium]. F.G.V. (= Loon, F.G. van). Antwerpsch chronykje, in het welk zeer veele en elders te vergeefsch gezogte geschiedenissen sedert den jare 1500 tot het jaar 1574 (...). Leyden, P. van der Eyck, 1743, (11),260p., title-vignette, contemp. vellum, sm. 4to.

- Title-p. partly restored; first 10 lvs. sl. browned. Small ticket and title in pen on spine.

= Van Doorninck I, 179.

€ (100-150)
65/2016 [Belgium]. Gachard, M. and Piot, C. Collection des voyages des souverains des Pays-Bas. Brussels, F. Hayez, 1874-1882, 4 vols., steelengr. portr., later unif. plain cl. w. paper letterpiece, 4to.

- Occas. sl. yellowed/ foxed (incl. the portrait). = Collection de Chroniques Belges inédites.

€ (100-150) 100
65/2017 [Belgium]. Historia episcopatûs Antverpiensis, continens episcoporum seriem, et capitulorum, abbatiarum, et monasteriorum fundationes. Brussels, F. Foppens, 1717, (6),210,(6)p., 9 engr. fold. plans/ plates by HARREWIJN, 16 woodcut coats of arms, engr. frontisp., contemp. calf w. gilt spine and mor. letterpiece, sm. 4to.

- One plate w. sm. hole in blank margin; several leaves sl. waterst. in upper margin; a few foxed spots. Joints split; shelf ticket on foot of spine; binding sl. worn/rubbed (especially along extremities).

= Plates of i.a. the castle of Breda and the townhall and church of Antwerp.

€ (100-150) 100
65/2018 [Belgium]. Smidt, J.Th. de and Strubbe, E.I. a.o. (ed.). Chronologische lijsten van de Geëxenteerde Sententieën (en Procesbundels) berustende in het archief van de Grote Raad van Mechelen. Brussels, Vereeniging tot uitgaaf der bronnen van het oud-vaderlandsche recht, 1966-1988, 6 vols., orig. unif. wr.

- Spines trifle creased.

= I. 1465-1504; II. 1504-1531; III. 1531-1541; IV. 1541-1551; V. 1551-1563; VI. 1563-1580.

€ (70-90)
65/2019 [Brazil]. Armitage, J. Historia do Brazil, desde a chegada da Real Familia de Bragança, em 1808, Até a Abdicaçao do Imperador D. Pedro I, em 1831. Rio de Janeiro, J. Villeneuve e Comp., 1837, VII,(1),323p., sl. later gilt hmor.

- Without the 4 portraits; occas. sl. foxed. Binding sl. rubbed along extremities.

= Borba de Moraes I, p.49 ("Copies with all the plates are not common").

€ (100-150)
65/2020 [Columbia]. Ferro, G., Faldini, L. and Milanesi, M. Columbian Iconography. Ed. G.E. Viola. Rome, Istituto Poligrafico e Zecca dello Stato/ Libreria dello Stato, (1992), 655,(2)p., num. col. ills., orig. boards, sm. folio.

- A few lvs. lower blank corner dogeared. = Nuova Raccolta Colombiana, English edition, vol. XI.

AND vol. XII from the series: The Genoese Cartographic Tradition and Christopher Colombus ((1996), 23 fold. col. plates).

€ (40-60)
65/2021 [Congo]. Franck, L. Le Congo Belge. Brussels, La Renaissance du Livre, n.d. (±1930), 2 vols., 379; 489p., fold. col. lithogr. map, 14 (col.) plates and num. sepia (photogravure) plates, orig. unif. giltlettered blindst. hmor., folio.

- Occas. foxed in blank margins; vol. 2 foxed at the beginning. Bindings sl. rubbed along extremities.

= Richly illustrated with photographic images and nicely bound.

€ (70-90) 70
65/2022  Congo   Stanley  H M65/2022 Congo Stanley H M
65/2022 [Congo]. Stanley, H.M. The Congo and the Founding of its Free State: a Story of Work and Exploration. London, Sampson Low etc., 1885, 1st ed., 2 vols., XXVII,(1),528; X,483,(1),32(publ. cat.)p., 2 frontisp. portraits, 2 large fold. col. lithogr. maps loosely inserted in rear pockets, 1 fold. tinted lithogr. map., several small maps and 122 plates/ ills., orig. unif. giltlettered pict. cl.

- Both vols. bookblock sl. shaken; vol. 2 upper hinge sl. weak/ strengthened. Bindings sl. rubbed along extremities. Fine copies.

= Cf. Kainbacher I, p.133.

€ (200-300) 375
65/2023 Cook, J. Reize rondom de waereld. Dutch transl. J.D. Pasteur. Leyden/ Amst./ The Hague, Honkoop/ Allart/ Van Cleef, 1795-1803, 13 vols., 13 ident. engr. titles, portrait, 64 (of 137) plates, 3 fold. letterpress tables, contemp. unif. gilt hcalf w. 2 contrasting mor. letterpieces.

- Lacks all maps and more than half of the plates. Bindings trifle rubbed; 3 vols. backstrip sl. dam. at top of spine.

= Beddie 52; Tiele 268; Cat. NHSM p.140.

€ (500-700) 500
65/2024 Cretineau-Joly, J. Historia religiose, política y literaria de la Compañía de Jesús. Spanish transl. E.I.D.D.J.C. Barcelona, "Librería Religiosa: imprenta de Pablo Riera", 1853-1858, 6 vols., contemp. unif. blonde tree-calf w. 2 ochre mor. letterpieces.

- All vols. w. (removed) owner's ticket of "Libreria Salesiana del Colegio Pio IX Buonos Aires" (pasted over address title-p.; after removal leaving dam. spot); vol. 1 browned at the beginning and badly waterstained/ mouldy throughout second half, also affecting backcover and backstrip; vol. 6 frontcover wormholed. Despite the defects a nicely bound set.

= Extensive history of the first 300 years of the Jesuit congregation. Palau 64, 416.

€ (50-70)
65/2025 Dutens, L. Mémoires d'un voyageur qui se repose; Contenant des Anecdotes historiques, politiques et littéraires, relatives à plusieurs des principaux Personnages du siècle. Paris, Bossange, Masson and Besson, 1806, 3 vols., VI,(2),416; (4),366; (4),268p., sl. later unif. giltlettered hcalf w. contrasting mor. letterpieces.

- Occas. sl. foxed. Corners sl. bumped/ showing.

= Engaging memoirs of the Frenchman Louis Dutens who served as diplomat for the English and travelled extensively through Europe.

€ (80-100)
65/2026 [Economics]. Keynes, J.M. A Revision of the Treaty. Being a Sequel to the Economic Consequences of the Peace. London, Macmillan and Co., 1922, 1st ed., 223,(1),6p., orig. giltlettered cl.

- Free endpapers browned. Covers w. some worn spots.

Idem. The Collected Writings. Ibid., idem, 1971, various eds., 8 vols. (of 30), orig. unif. cl. w. dustwr.

- Dustwr. partly clipped and spines sl. worn/ yellowed.

= I. Indian Currency and Finance; VIII. A Treatise on Probability; XIII. The General Theory and After. Part I. Preparation; XIV. The General Theory and After. Part II. Defence and Development; XV. Activities 1906-1914. India and Cambridge; XVII. Activities 1920-1922. Treaty Revision and Reconstruction; XVIII. Activities 1922-1932. The End of Reparations; XXII. Activities 1939-1945. Internal War Finance.

AND 7 others on J.M. KEYNES, i.a. D. DILLARD, The Economics of J.M. Keynes. The Theory of a Monetary Policy (ibid., 1950, orig. cl. w. dustwr.); D. PATINKIN and J. CLARK LEITH (ed.), Keynes, Cambridge and The General Theory (ibid., 1977, orig. cl. w. dustwr.) and R. SKIDELSKY, John Maynard Keynes. A Biography (ibid., 1983-2000, 3 vols., plates, orig. unif. hcl. w. dustwr.).

€ (100-150) 110
65/2027  Egypt   Egypt  A Travel Quarterly  Spring 1938/ Summer 1938/ Winter 1938 39/ Spring 193965/2027 Egypt Egypt A Travel Quarterly Spring 1938/ Summer 1938/ Winter 1938 39/ Spring 1939
65/2027 [Egypt]. Egypt. A Travel Quarterly. Spring 1938/ Summer 1938/ Winter 1938-39/ Spring 1939. Cairo, The Tourist Development Association of Egypt, 1938-1939, 4 parts in 1 vol., num. ills., contemp. gilt hcl., orig. wr., pres., 4to.

- Covers sl. warped; spine-ends worn/ sl. dam.

= Short-lived periodical promoting Egypt as a tourist destination.

€ (40-60)
65/2028 [Egypt]. Russell, M. View of Ancient and Modern Egypt; with an outline of its natural history. Edinb., Oliver & Boyd, 1831, 480p., fold. steelengr. map, woodengr. title and 9 plates, orig.(?) cl. w. paper letterpiece, sm. 8vo.

- Two quires misbound; occas. sl. foxed.

Poole, R.S. The Cities of Egypt. London, Smith, Elder, & Co., 1882, 1st ed., XII,215p., fold. map, orig. gilt dec. cl.

- Sl. foxed. Joints and spine-ends rubbed.

AND 8 others in 9 vols., i.a. E.A.W. BUDGE (ed.), The Book of Opening the Mouth. The Egyptian texts with English translations (London, 1909, 2 vols., frontisp., ills., hieroglyphs, orig. unif. cl.); S. LANE-POOLE, A history of Egypt in the middle ages (ibid., 1901, ills., orig. cl.) and G.E. SMITH, Tutankhamen and the Discovery his Tomb (ibid., 1923, col. frontisp., ills., orig. cl.).

€ (50-70)