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67 2407 Husbandry  Groen J van der and Nylandt P 67 2407 Husbandry Groen J van der and Nylandt P
67 2407 Husbandry  Groen J van der and Nylandt P 67 2407 Husbandry Groen J van der and Nylandt P
67 2407 Husbandry  Groen J van der and Nylandt P 67 2407 Husbandry Groen J van der and Nylandt P
67 2407 Husbandry  Groen J van der and Nylandt P 67 2407 Husbandry Groen J van der and Nylandt P
67/2407 [Husbandry]. Groen, J. van der and Nylandt, P. Het Vermakelyk Land-Leven. Amst., Weduwe G. de Groot/ A. van Dam, 1721/ 1711/ 1711/ 1711/ n.d (1677), 5 parts in 1 vol., 2 diff. engr. titles, 3 diff. large title-ills., 84 woodcut/ engr. ills. (74 full-p.), contemp. vellum w. illegible contemp. manuscript in pen and ink on frontcover.

- Hinges weak; occas. sl. dampst./ waterst. in blank margins; owner's entry on upper pastedown. Covers soiled.

= Rare copy comprising 5 parts of this charming work with extensive illustrations on gardening and garden architecture, (veterinary) medicine, distillery, beekeeping and cooking: "Het Vermakelyk Land-Leven": "Den Nederlantsen Hovenier (...)", "Den Verstandigen Hovenier (...)", "De Medicyn-Winkel of ervaren Huys-Houder (...)", "Den Naerstigen Byen-Houder (...)" and "De Verstandige Kok of Sorgvuldige Huyshoudster (...)". Engraved titles of the first two parts are dated 1696 although the titlepages are dated 1721 and 1711. Although the pagination of the fourth volume is (2),41-53,(3)p. and the pagination of the fifth volume is (4),61-88p. the works are complete. (Landwehr 19,2). Fourth volume: Landwehr 19,15. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CXV.

€ (300-500)
67/2408 Lepidoptera Butterflies and moths  Wooden box with ±1800 preserved butterflies 67/2408 Lepidoptera Butterflies and moths Wooden box with ±1800 preserved butterflies
67/2408 Lepidoptera Butterflies and moths  Wooden box with ±1800 preserved butterflies 67/2408 Lepidoptera Butterflies and moths Wooden box with ±1800 preserved butterflies
67/2408 Lepidoptera Butterflies and moths  Wooden box with ±1800 preserved butterflies 67/2408 Lepidoptera Butterflies and moths Wooden box with ±1800 preserved butterflies
67/2408 [Lepidoptera. Butterflies and moths]. Wooden box with ±1800 preserved butterflies, mounted on ±625 lvs.

- A few sl. dam. specimens. Otherwise very fine.

= The collection was gathered between 1948 and 1950 in north eastern India. Every single butterfly is identified and a reference to Evan, The identification of Indian butterflies was added. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CXVI.

€ (500-700) 2500
67 2409 Lulofs J 67 2409 Lulofs J
67/2409 Lulofs, J. Grond-beginselen der wynroey- en peil-kunde. Leyden, Wed. A. Honkoop en Zoon, 1764, XXIII,(1),309,(1)p., 3 fold. engr. plates, contemp. calf.

- First free endpaper lacking sm. part of upper right corner; stamp on first blank, endpapers partly browned. Binding worn along extremities.

= Bierens de Haan 2933. "Wynroeykunde" or "peilkunde" is the stereometric science to calculate the content of wine casks.

€ (70-90) 70
67/2410 Lunier. Dictionnaire des Sciences et des Arts. Paris, Le Normant, 1806, 3 vols., (4),VIII,577; (4),590; (4),546p., contemp. unif. calf.

- Bindings heavily chafed and rubbed.

AND 1 other: PETIT DICTIONNAIRE DES INVENTIONS (Paris, 1820, contemp. calf, 12mo).

€ (40-60)
67/2411 Maout, E. le and Decaisne, J. Traité Général de Botanique descriptive et analytique. Première partie: abrégé d'organographie, d'anatomie et de physiologie. Deuxième partie: iconographie, description et histoire des familles. Paris, Firmin Didot Frères, 1868, VIII,(2),745,(1)p., 5500 woodcut ills., contemp. hcalf, folio.

- Contents trifle foxed; owner's entry on title-p.; bookblock loose. Binding loosely covered in cloth; backstrip loose.

= Not in Nissen or Pritzel.

AND 2 others: L. FIGUIER, La terre avant le déluge (Paris, 1863, 2nd ed., handcol. lithogr. frontisp. diagram, handcol. lithogr. maps, woodengr. plates/ ills., contemp. hmor.) and H.S. OSBORN, A Practical Manual of Minerals, Mines, and Mining (...) (Philadelphia/ London, 1895, 35 plates, orig. blindst. cl.).

€ (50-70)
67 2412 Martinet J F 67 2412 Martinet J F
67/2412 Martinet, J.F. Katechismus der natuur. Zaltbommel, J. Noman, 1827-1834, 6th enl. ed. (vol. 1-4)/ 2nd enl. ed., 5 vols., 4 engr. frontisp., 1 portrait of the author, 36 (6x handcol.) (fold.) plates, contemp. unif. gilt hcalf w. 2 constrasting later cloth letterpieces.

- Lacks one portrait. Corners sl. rubbed, otherwise fine.

= The two parts in the fifth volume, issued with a different title (Algemeene natuurlijke historie (...)), are intended as the 5th and 6th vol. of the Katechismus der natuur. Landwehr, Col. Plates Books 120. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CXVI.

€ (100-150) 100
67/2413 [Martinet, J.F.]. Vries, J. de. Natuurkundige en ophelderende aanmerkngen over het eerste en tweede deel van J.F. Martinets Katechismus der natuur. Amst., W. Holtrop, 1791, 4th ed., 4 parts in 2 vols., (4),XIV,(2),188; (6),198,(2); (12),200; (4),192p., contemp. unif. hroan w. giltlettered black mor. letterpiece

- One quire in part II misbound; both vols. libr. stamp on first free endpaper; both vols. sl. waterstained in top margin of first few leaves. Traces of ticket at foot of spines; bindings sl. rubbed along extremities.

WITH 1 other in 3 vols.: J.F. MARTINET, Katechismus der natuur. Vol. 1, 3 and 4 (Amst., 1778-1779, 3 (of 4) vols., 27 (fold.) (handcol.) engr. plates (incl. frontispieces), contemp. unif. giltlettered hroan. Lacks vol.2; a few leaves yellowed).

€ (70-90)
67/2414 Mathematics and physics  Nieuwe reken spigel der kooplieden waar in zy terstond zien konnen de somma van haare verkofte of gekofte Waaren  67/2414 Mathematics and physics Nieuwe reken spigel der kooplieden waar in zy terstond zien konnen de somma van haare verkofte of gekofte Waaren
67/2414 [Mathematics and physics]. Nieuwe reken-spigel der kooplieden, waar in zy terstond zien konnen de somma van haare verkofte of gekofte Waaren (...). Entirely engr. table, 50x58,3 cm., Amst., Carel Allard, ±1690.

- Trifle foxed; folded once; frayed in margins (2x within the table); creased in lower margin, affecting table.

= Rare calculator table for merchants, with various examples below how the table works, i.a. "Als men voor 3 stuivers heeft een Boek Papier hoe veel boeken zal men dan hebben voor 1 Gulden 19 stuivers? Neffens 3 zoekt 1 Guld: 19 stuiv. waar boven staat tusschen AA. 13 Boeken tot Antw.".

€ (80-100) 80
67 2415 Mathematics and physics  Westen W van 67 2415 Mathematics and physics Westen W van
67/2415 [Mathematics and physics]. Westen, W. van. Mathematische vermaecklyckheden. Te samen gevoeght Van verscheyden geneughlijcke en boertige Werckstucken soo uyt Arithmetica, Geometria, Astronomia, Geographia, Cosmographia, Musica, Physica, Optica, Catoptrica, Architectonica, Sciotetica, als uyt andere ongehoorde Mysterien meer. Amst., Weduw' van Theunis Jacobsz. [part I]/ Weduw' Loots-Man [part II and III], 1673, 6th rev. and corr. ed. [part I], 3 parts in 1 vol., (16),229,(11); 55,(5); 34,(2)p., 60 woodcut ills. (incl. title-vignettes to part II and III), contemp. vellum, sm. 8vo.

- Partly sl. yellowed and fingersoiled. Spine darkened.

= Bierens de Haan 5302 (publ. widow Loots-Mans, sl. diff. collation); Muller 771 (ed. 1641); De Vries 499 and Versnel 989 (both ed. 1644); Philip, A bibliography of firework books W070.6 (publ. widow Theunis Jacobsz., sl. diff. collation); the last part deals i.a. with fireworks.

€ (250-350) 250
67 2416 Mathematics  Bartjens W 67 2416 Mathematics Bartjens W
67/2416 [Mathematics]. Bartjens, W. De vernieuwde cyfferinge (...). Ed. J. van Dam and K. Bosch. Amst., Heirs Wed. G. de Groot, 1732, corr. ed., 184p., woodcut frontisp. w. portrait, contemp. calf.

- Sl. yellowed and foxed; bookplate and owner's entry on first free endpaper.

= The first edition by Klaas Bosch. Buijnsters 420. Other eds.: Muller 1042-1045; De Vries 486-488; Waller 202-203; The Children's World of Learning 2178-2185.

€ (100-150) 100
67 2417 Mathematics  Bartjens W 67 2417 Mathematics Bartjens W
67/2417 [Mathematics]. Bartjens, W. De vernieuwde cyfferinge (...). Tweede deel. Handelende van verscheyde Regulen der Reken-konst, Alle Koopluyden noodig te weten. Herstelt, vermeerdert en verbetert door Jan de Groot. Amst., Heirs Wed. G. de Groot, 1732, 288p., woodcut title/vignette, contemp. vellum.

- Without vol. 1; extensive contemp. annotations and calculations throughout; sl. browned; hinges broken; first 4 lvs. w. sm. dam. spot in lower blank margin. Bound with 47 blank lvs. w. extensive contemp. calculations in pen and ink.

= Buijnsters 464.

€ (80-100)
67 2418 Mathematics  Westen W van 67 2418 Mathematics Westen W van
67/2418 [Mathematics]. Westen, W. van. Het eerste (tweede/ derde) Deel van de Mathematische Vermaecklyckheden. Te samen ghevoeght van verscheyden ghenuchlijcke ende boertige Werck stucken, soo uyt Arithmetica, Geometria, Astronomia, Geographia, Cosmographia, Musica, Physica, Optica, Catoptrica, Architectonica, Sciotetica, als uyt andere onghehoorde Mysterien meer. Getranslateert uyt het Fransch (...). Arnhem, J. van Biesen, 1644, 3rd rev. ed., 3 parts in 1 vol., (14),257,(13); (2 blank); 61,(5); (2),41,(1)p., 61 woodcuts (incl. 2 on title-p. part 2 and 3), contemp. hroan, sm. 8vo.

- Lacks htitle and leaf B (p.17/18) and B8 (p.31/32); contents w. minor imperfections. Binding rubbed/ sl. worn.

= On various subjects, such as the workings of clockworks, thermometers, mirrors, fireworks, De Vries 499; Versnel 989; Bierens de Haan 5302; Philip, Bibl. of Firework Books W070.3 (part III deals i.a. with fireworks). Translation with additions and corrections of J. Levrechon, Récréations mathématiques (1624).

€ (100-150)
67/2419 Medical instruments  Apothecary cabinet 67/2419 Medical instruments Apothecary cabinet
67/2419 Medical instruments  Apothecary cabinet 67/2419 Medical instruments Apothecary cabinet
67/2419 [Medical instruments]. Apothecary cabinet. Wooden half circular apothecary cabinet w. frontdoor and burgundy velvet lining, w. 33 porcelain jars (various sizes and prints), 16x32x44,5 cm. (cabinet), late 19th cent.

- Jars (sl.) soiled; lining w. some dust. Cabinet fine, but front door lock not in perfect working order.

€ (200-300) 300
67/2420 Medical instruments  Apothecary cabinet with 14 large glass jars 67/2420 Medical instruments Apothecary cabinet with 14 large glass jars
67/2420 [Medical instruments]. Apothecary cabinet with 14 large glass jars. Orig. fitted blue velvet-lined dropback case, 19x23x14 cm, w. sm. similar case inside, 7,5x14x7 cm., filled w. 14 large glass jars each w. printed title-tickets and w. 4 sm. instruments, late 19th cent.

- Jars sl. soiled. Boxes w. a few dam. spots and sl. soiled. = SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CXVII.

€ (150-250)
67/2421 Medical instruments  Case with dental instruments 67/2421 Medical instruments Case with dental instruments
67/2421 [Medical instruments]. (Case with dental instruments). Mahogany cabinet w. dropback cover by w. an engr. trader's plate on top "Ray Leigh", 22x32x35cm, w. num. dental instruments, mid 19th cent.

- Case and instruments w. sm. signs of wear.

= Extensive cabinet w. num. dental instruments i.a. 22 sets of porcelain dental prosthesis samples by "Bonartic diatorics", "Orbis anatom. diatorics", "Pellucor", "Wienand Söhne & Co", "Vivodent Ivoclar", "Aurora vitype"; 13 jars, 7 toothpaste and pill boxes; 63 dental instruments by i.a. "Clev Dent" and 2 small saws; dental burs by i.a. "Zenith", "De Treys" and "Kornet"; a set of metal crowns; and 4 small dropback boxes with i.a. tools for golden crowns. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CXVI.

€ (300-500)
67/2422 Medical instruments  Case with dental instruments 67/2422 Medical instruments Case with dental instruments
67/2422 [Medical instruments]. (Case with dental instruments). Mahogany cabinet w. dropback cover and brass strips on sides, 23x33x39 cm., w. num. dental instruments, mid 19th cent.

- Tubular w. sm. signs of wear. Case w. a few chafed spots.

= Case with 7 drawers w. various instruments i.a. 2 sets of porcelain dental prosthesis samples, 13 different dental forceps by "Hiele", tampon plugger by "Efco", 12 toothpaste and pill boxes, 12 instruments by "C. Ash and sons" and 14 other instruments and a small saw.

€ (250-350)
67/2423 Medical instruments  Chemical cabinet with 59 filled test tubes 67/2423 Medical instruments Chemical cabinet with 59 filled test tubes
67/2423 [Medical instruments]. Chemical cabinet with 59 filled test tubes. Oak dropback box w. 1 drawer, 11,5x17,5x95 cm., w. 59 sm. test tubes w. cap w. printed numb. tickets (1x1x5 cm.), mostly filled w. a diff. powder substance, late 19th cent.

- Lacks 1 test tube, but cap is pres. Box sl. stained/ soiled.

= Comprises 59 different (chemical) substances, all listed on a printed index mounted in inside upper lid. Drawer comprises glass microscope slides and cover slips.

€ (100-150) 110
67 2424 Medical instruments  Delacre et Cie Ch 67 2424 Medical instruments Delacre et Cie Ch
67/2424 [Medical instruments]. Delacre et Cie, Ch. Apothecary cabinet with 18 glass jars. Oak apothecary cabinet w. dropback upper lid and printed manufacturer's ticket "Ch. Delacre et Cie. Bruxelles" at front of cabinet, 24x36x20 cm., w. 18 glass (filled) apothecary jars w. printed title and manufacturer's ticket, late 19th cent.

- Jars sl. soiled. Cabinet very fine.

= Very nice apothecary cabinet w. large filled jars, each w. title-ticket. Set comprises also a sm. brass balance, 2 sm. board dropback boxes of "Pharmacie Eug. Goossens (...) Liège", 2 tubes of "Vaselin Pure" in orig. package, an orig. package of "Utermöhlen's Engelsch Pluksel" and a printed list of contents mounted on inside upper lid.

€ (250-350)
67/2425 Medical instruments  Display cabinet 67/2425 Medical instruments Display cabinet
67/2425 Medical instruments  Display cabinet 67/2425 Medical instruments Display cabinet
67/2425 [Medical instruments]. Display cabinet. Mahogany showcase w. rolldown-shutter working at both sides and one side w. detachable front panel, sm. round printed ticket w. "2" at front, 40x45 cm. (frame), 5,5x48x55 cm. (case), early 20th cent.

= Nice showcase. Probably used to view x-rays or as a optometrist view board.

€ (100-150)
67 2426 Medical instruments  Edelmann & Sohn 67 2426 Medical instruments Edelmann & Sohn
67/2426 [Medical instruments]. Edelmann & Sohn. "Edelmann medical tuning fork set". Set of 12 (of 14) medical tuning forks, Munich, Edelmann & Sohn, ±1900, orig. velvet-lined case, 30x57x17 cm.

- Lacks two instruments. Two corners trifle dam.

= Edelmann & Sohn (1863) started as a company specialised in electrical machines and made products for electrical engineering. Max Th. Edelmann became interested in medical applications and doctor Friedrich Bezold inspired him by the discovery that deaf people still have some hearing. To proof that, Edelmann developed a very precise, adjustable medical tuning fork to measure and produce very high frequencies.

€ (200-300) 200