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74 2181 Medicine  Bourru E C  74 2181 Medicine Bourru E C
74/2181 [Medicine]. (Bourru, E.-C.). L'art de se traiter soi-même dans les maladies vénériennes, et de se guérir de leurs différens symptômes. Paris, J.P. Costar, 1770, 1st ed., XXXVI,487,(1)p., contemp. gilt calf w. mor. letterpiece.

- Trife foxed. = Proksch I, p.471f.

€ (50-70)
74/2182 Medicine  Brief van Jan de Reus aan den heere Pieter Lenzius chirurgyn te Harlingen nopens de kanker van den Capitein Pieter Asmus 74/2182 Medicine Brief van Jan de Reus aan den heere Pieter Lenzius chirurgyn te Harlingen nopens de kanker van den Capitein Pieter Asmus
74/2182 [Medicine]. Brief van Jan de Reus, aan den heere Pieter Lenzius, chirurgyn te Harlingen; nopens de kanker van den Capitein Pieter Asmus. N.pl., n.publ., 1786, 22p., contemp. floral patterned chintz paper wrappers.

- Unobtrusively waterstained. Wr. sl. frayed and discol. along edges.

= Rare and curious pamphlet describing the case of Captain Pieter Asmus, in the service of the VOC and recently returned from the Cape (where he had a tumour removed from his lip) and Batavia.

€ (50-70) 160
74 2183 Medicine  Eboli P de 74 2183 Medicine Eboli P de
74/2183 [Medicine]. Eboli, P. de. De balneís Puteolorum et Baiarum. Weiler im Allgäu, Holzer, n.d. (1970), (1),21,(1) facs. lvs. printed in colour and gold, printed in 2800 numb. copies (2300), orig. hleather, in orig. board slipcase, sm. 8vo (fine).

= Facs. reprint of the edition Rome, 1474. One of the 2300 copies bound in half leather, printed for the members of the Editions Medicina Rara Ltd.

Rueff, J. De Conceptu et Generatione Hominis. Ibid., idem, n.d. (1970), (6),92 lvs., printed in 2800 numb. copies (2500), orig. hvellum, in orig. board slipcase, sm. 8vo (fine).

= Facs. reprint of the edition Frankfurt, 1587. One of the 2500 copies bound in half vellum and Fabriano Roma paper, printed for the members of the Editions Medicina Rara Ltd.

€ (40-60)
74 2184 Medicine  Forestus P  = P van Foreest 74 2184 Medicine Forestus P = P van Foreest
74/2184 [Medicine]. Forestus, P. (= P. van Foreest). Observationum et curationum medicinalium ac chirurgicarum opera omnia (...). Rouen, J. and D. Berthelin, 1653, 4 parts in 2 vols., 4 ident. woodcut printer's marks, contemp. unif. blindst. vellum, folio.

- Occas. trifle foxed. Crack in backstrip vol. 2; covers lack ties. = Wellcome III, p.41; Krivatsy 4187.

€ (150-250) 375
74 2185 Medicine  Harvey W 74 2185 Medicine Harvey W
74/2185 [Medicine]. Harvey, W. Exercitatio anatomica de motu cordis et sanguinis in animalibus. Cui accedunt (...) Exercitationes duae anatomicae de circulatione sanguinis (...)./ Exercitationes de generatione animalium. Quibus accedunt quaedam De partu: de membranis ac humoribus uteri: et de conceptione. Leyden, J. van Kerckhem, 1736-1737, 2 parts in 1 vol., (16),170; (22),404,(38)p., 2 engr. plates, modern antique style gilt mor.

- A few leaves professionally restored in blank margin; owner's entry (partly crossed out) and stamp on first blank; remains of bookplate on upper pastedown. Otherwise fine.

= The first collected edition in Latin, edited by Albinus. The first work in our copy with the title-p. of the edition of 1736, preceded by the htitle for the "Opera" edition. Wellcome II, p.220; Bibl. Walleriana 2147; Russell 363 (the first title) and 386 (Opera). SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE L.

€ (800-1.000) 800
74 2186 Medicine  J S M C 74 2186 Medicine J S M C
74/2186 [Medicine]. J.S.M.C. Korte en zakelyke verhandeling over de venus-ziekten, Waar in op een zeer Beknopte Wys word voorgesteldt, al het geen wat nodig is, om die ziekte in de Grond te Geneezen (...). Amst. a.o., G. Bom a.o., 1774, 2nd ed., 7,(1),141,(2)p., without binding.

- Lvs. sl. dogeared; ±10 lvs. inkstain in upper blank margin; final 30 lvs. wormholed; two later owner's entries in pen and ink on htitle.

= Rare work on the treatment of venereal diseases. Not in Proskch; BMN I, p.223.

€ (100-150)
74 2187 Medicine  Schmitz J A 74 2187 Medicine Schmitz J A
74/2187 [Medicine]. Schmitz, J.A. Medicinae practicae compendium. Harderwijk, J. Toll, 1653, (14),(2 blank),243,(1)p., woodcut printer's vignette, contemp. vellum, sm. 8vo.

- Bookplate on upper pastedown; lower hinge weakening; last ±10 lvs. waterstain in outer blank margin; occas. sl. foxed, mainly in margins. Vellum sl. soiled and w. a few stains on both covers.

= Medical compendium explaining terms from "Abortus" to "Vulnus pulmonis". Krivatsy 10539; Lindeboom p.1758f; cf. Bibl. Walleriana 8650 (ed. 1682).

€ (150-250)
74 2188 Medicine  Scultetus J 74 2188 Medicine Scultetus J
74/2188 [Medicine]. Scultetus, J. Armentarium chirurgicum. Baiersbronn, Agathon Presse, n.d. (1970), 67,(1)p., num. plates, printed in 2800 numb. copies (2500), orig. gilt hleather, in board slipcase, large 4to.

- Spine and slipcase discol.

= Facs. reprint of the edition Ulm, 1655. One of the 2500 copies bound in half leather, printed for the members of the Editions Medicina Rara Ltd.

Pugh, J. A Treatise on the Science of Muscular Action. London, The Curwen Press, n.d. (1970), 106,(1)p., num. plates, printed in 2800 (2500), orig. hleather, in board slipcase, large 4to.

- Spine sl. rubbed; slipcase sl. discol.

= Facs. reprint of the edition London, 1794. One of the 2500 copies bound in three-quarter leather and buckram, printed for the members of the Editions Medicina Rara Ltd.

€ (70-90)
74/2189 Militaria  Lot of 9 designs for military batteries 74/2189 Militaria Lot of 9 designs for military batteries
74/2189 [Militaria]. Lot of 9 designs for military batteries, drawings in pen and ink, ± 36-39x43-48 cm., 5x signed by i.a. "W.D. van Gogh", once dated "21 Dec. 1837", in lower right corner, all laid down on board.

- All sl. worn; some foxing; a few (water)stains; a few tears into image.

= I.a. "Front eener gebastioneerde redoute"; "Voorstelling der ooren"; "Gebastioneerde redoute" and "Barbette".

€ (50-70) 160
74/2190 El Mundo Científico Inventos Modernos Enciclopedia de conocimientos útiles y aplicaciones prácticas de la industria 74/2190 El Mundo Científico Inventos Modernos Enciclopedia de conocimientos útiles y aplicaciones prácticas de la industria
74/2190 El Mundo Científico. Inventos Modernos. Enciclopedia de conocimientos útiles y aplicaciones prácticas de la industria. Barcelona, Feliu y Susanna, 1918, IV,384p., 23 col. plates (11x double p. and 12x w. movable parts, i.a. of ''Microscopio Moderno'', ''Motor Eléctrico Vertical'' and ''Campana Submarina para señales acústicas''), num. textills., contemp. hcl., 4to.

- (Sl.) browned; a few movable plates sl. dam. Covers sl. rubbed; paper ticket on spine.

€ (40-60)
74 2191 Mycology  Caussanel C  ed  74 2191 Mycology Caussanel C ed
74/2191 [Mycology]. Caussanel, C. (ed.). Les champignons de Jean-Henri Fabre. Paris, Citadelles, 1991, 446,(2)p., num. (full-p.) (col.) ills., orig. cl. w. dustwr., slipcase, folio.

- Seven leaves formally stuck together, mainly only visible in blank margin, 1x w. damage in black and white illustration. Slipcase sl. stained.

€ (70-90) 70
74 2192 Mycology  Manuel J and Montegut J 74 2192 Mycology Manuel J and Montegut J
74/2192 [Mycology]. Manuel, J. and Montegut, J. L'encyclopédie analytique des champignons. Orgeval, S.E.C.N., 1992, 2 vols., 496; 497-1109,(3) p., num. (col.) ills., orig. unif. gilt cl., folio.

- Binding vol. 1 trifle chipped and w. some pinholes; binding vol. 2 sl. faded and sl. stained/ soiled. Contents fine.

AND 5 others in 7 vols., i.a. E. MICHAEL and R. SCHULZ, Führer für Pilzfreunde (Leipsic, 1927, 3 vols., 386 chromolithogr. plates, ills., orig. unif. gilt cl. w. mounted ill.) and P. DUMÉE, Petit atlas de poche des champignons comestibles et vénéneux (Paris, 1902, 36 chromolithogr. plates, ills., orig. cl.).

€ (60-80) 60
74 2193 Navigation  Cleempoel K van 74 2193 Navigation Cleempoel K van
74/2193 [Navigation]. Cleempoel, K. van. Astrolabes at Greenwich. A Catalogue of the Astrolabes in the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich. Oxf., O.U.P., 2005, IX,(1),339p., 16 col. plates, num. ills., orig. boards w. dustwr., folio.
€ (50-70) 50
74 2194 Occultism  Lavater L 74 2194 Occultism Lavater L
74/2194 [Occultism]. Lavater, L. Vande Spooken, Nagt-geesten, en andere diergelijke verschijningen, Verdeelt in drie Deelen, Met bewijs, I. Dat 'er Spooken zijn. II. Wat de Spooken zijn. III. Waerom God toelaet dat sy verschijnen. Gorinchem, P. Vink, 1681, (22),525,(3)p., engr. title and 7 engr. plates by R. DE HOOGHE, contemp. vellum, sm. 8vo.

- Bookplate on upper pastedown; 1 endpaper lacks sm. portion. Vellum sl. worn.

= Landwehr, Romeyn de Hooghe as Book Illustrator, 56. Rare.

€ (150-250) 600
74 2195 Occultism  Salverte E 74 2195 Occultism Salverte E
74/2195 [Occultism]. Salverte, E. Des Sciences Occultes ou essai sur la Magie, les Prodiges et les Miracles. Paris, Sédillot, 1829, 2 vols., (4),XXIII,(1),412; (4),382,(2)p., contemp. unif. gilt green hmor.

- (Sl.) foxed. Bindings trifle rubbed.

= First edition. Caillet 9867: "Traité recommandable par ses nombreuses recherches (...)"; Dorbon-Ainé 4382.

€ (70-90) 150
74 2196 Ornithology  Buffon G L L de 74 2196 Ornithology Buffon G L L de
74/2196 [Ornithology]. Buffon, G.L.L. de. Sämmtliche Werke, sammt den Ergänzungen, nach der Klassifikation von G. Cuvier. Vögel. Cologne, Expedition von Buffon's Naturgeschichte, 1840/ 1847, 1st/ 2nd ed., 3 parts in 6 vols., text in 2 columns, French and German language, 188 contemp. handcol. steelengr. plates, later unif. clothbacked boards w. use of contemp. leather backstrip.

- All vols. (sl.) foxed/ yellowed and partly waterstained. Binding worn along extremities.

= Nissen, ZBI 716.

€ (70-90) 100
74 2197 Ornithology  Del Hoyo J  Elliott A  Sargatal J and Christie D A  ed  74 2197 Ornithology Del Hoyo J Elliott A Sargatal J and Christie D A ed
74/2197 [Ornithology]. Del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J. and Christie, D.A. (ed.). Handbook of the Birds of the World. Barcelona, Lynx Edicions, 1992-2013, 17 vols. (incl. supplement), num. (full-p.) (col.) maps, ills., orig. unif. gilt cl. w. dustwr., 4to (fine).

= One of the foremost ornithological works ever published to illustrate and describe all living species of birds. Also the first work to verbally and visually portray all members of one entire class of the animal kingdom. The descriptions are extensive, containing information on taxonomy, habitat, feeding, breeding, movements, conservation and a profound bibliography.

€ (500-700) 850
74 2198 Ornithology  Glutz von Blotzheim U N and Bauer K M 74 2198 Ornithology Glutz von Blotzheim U N and Bauer K M
74/2198 [Ornithology]. Glutz von Blotzheim, U.N. and Bauer, K.M. Handbuch der Vögel Mitteleuropas. Frankf. a.M./ Wiesb., Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft/ Aula, 1968-1997, various editions, 14 parts in 22 vols., num. maps, (col.) plates and ills., orig. unif. gilt cl. w. dustwr.

= Fine and complete series.

Bezzel, E. Kompendium der Vögel Mitteleuropas. Wiesb., Aula, 1993, 2 vols., VI,766; (8),792p., maps, ills., orig. pict. boards. - WITH errata booklet.

€ (150-250) 190
74 2199 Ornithology  Keulemans J G 74 2199 Ornithology Keulemans J G
74/2199 [Ornithology]. Keulemans, J.G. Onze vogels in huis en tuin, beschreven en afgebeeld. Leyden, P.W.M. Trap, 1869-1876, 3 vols., no pagination, 3 large ident. lithogr. title-vignettes, 200 col. lithographs finished by hand and gommé, with accomp. text, orig. unif. gilt and blindst. cl., 4to.

- All vols. sl. read out of shape; a few lvs. and plates in vol. 3 loose(ning); occas. trifle foxed. Vols. 1 and 3 lower joint broken; spine-ends (sl.) dam.

= Nissen, IVB 491; Landwehr, Dutch Books Col. Plates 86. Zimmer, Ayer Orn. Libr. p.347: "(...) excellent handcoloured plates".

€ (1.000-1.500) 1500
74 2200 Ornithology  Nozeman C and Houttuyn M 74 2200 Ornithology Nozeman C and Houttuyn M
74/2200 [Ornithology]. Nozeman, C. and Houttuyn, M. Nederlandsche vogelen; volgens hunne huishouding, aert, en eigenschappen beschreeven. Tielt/ The Hague, Lannoo/ Koninklijke Bibliotheek, 2014, 5 parts in 1 vol., 816p., num. (full-p.) col. ills., orig. boards, large folio.

= Facs. reprint of the ed. Amst. 1770-1829.

€ (100-150) 140