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Books 31 to 60






V74521 Nelson, Robert (1656-1715) THE PRACTICE OF TRUE DEVOTION In Relation to the End, as Well as the Means of Religion .. To which is added, The Character of the Author. 1726 Price: GBP 65.00 or USD 82.00

E6917 Gay, John (1685-1732) FABLES By Mr. GAY 1727 Price: GBP 450.00 or USD 567.00

E74236 La Fontaine, Jean de (1621-1695) FABLES CHOISIES. Mises en vers par Monsieur de La Fontaine. Et par lui revues, corrigées & augmentées de nouveau. 1727-1728 Price: GBP 140.00 or USD 176.00

E8213 Haeften,Benedictus van (1580-1648) REGIA VIA CRUCIS Auctore D Benedicto Haefteno Ultraiectino Reformati Monastereij Affligeniensis Ordinis S. Benedicti Praeposito 1728 Price: GBP 550.00 or USD 693.00

V67124 Eustachius, Bartholomaeus TABULAE ANATOMICAE clarissimi Viri Bartholomaei Eustachii .. Praefatione ac notis illustravit Joh. Maria Lancisius .. 1728 Price: GBP 1200.00 or USD 1512.00

V66492 Bramston,James) (but no author given) ART OF POLITICKS IN IMITATION OF HORACE'S ART OF POETRY 1729 Price: GBP 60.00 or USD 76.00

V73950 Congreve, William (1670-1729) and Charles Wilson [pseudonym] MR. CONGREVE'S LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT with Characters of his Writings. By Mr.Dryden, Sir Richard Blackmore, Mr.Addison, Major Pack and Mr.Pope. To which are added, Two Pieces, viz. I. Of rightly Improving the present Time .. II. The Game of Quadrille. An Allegorical Court Satire. The Second Edition. [With] MEMOIRS OF THE LIFE .. OF WILLIAM CONGREVE Esq [titlepage lacking]. 1730 Price: GBP 140.00 or USD 176.00

V73738 Philips, John (1676-1709) with Life of Philips by George Sewell POEMS ON SEVERAL OCCASIONS viz. Ode to Henry Saint John, The Splendid Smiling, Blenheim, Cyder, Six Pastorals. {Bound with] A SELECT COLLECTION OF MODERN POEMS. By the most eminent Hands. viz Earl of Mulgrave, Earl of Roscommon, Mr. Pope, Mr. Addison, Sir John Denham, Mr. Tickell, Mr. Dryden, Mr. Congreve. 1730, 1731 Price: GBP 120.00 or USD 151.00

V74246 Rymer, Thomas (1641-1713) and M. Rapin ACTA REGIA: or, An Historical Account, In Order of Time, Not only of those Records in RYMER's FOEDERA, on which Mons. Rapin has grounded his History of England; But of several Grants from the Crown .. Translated from the French of M. Rapin. With Heads of the Kings and Queens, curiously engrav'd by Mr. Vandergucht .. In Four Volumes.of the Treaties,Letters and Instruments between the Monarchs of England and Foreign Powers ..translated from the French ..with the Heads of the Kings and Queens Curiously engrav'd b Mr. BanderGucht published Monthly Vol.I (Vol.2, Vol.3, Vol.4)sl.variant title to vol.IACTA REGIA or an Historical Account in order of time not only of those records in Rymer's FOEDERA ..but of several Grants from the Crown,Summon;s to Parliament…. 1731, 1726, 1727, 1727 Price: GBP 160.00 or USD 202.00

V74778 Schoettgen, Christian (1687-1751) and John Lightfoot HORAE HEBRAICAE ET TALMUDICAE in universum Novum Testamentum. Quibus Horae Jo. Lightfooti in libris historicis supplentur, epistolae et Apocalypsis eodem modo illustrantur. Accedunt dissertationes quaedam philologico-sacrae, indicesque locorum Scripturae, rerum ac verborum necessarii. 1733 Price: GBP 150.00 or USD 189.00

V71140 Vitringa,Campegius (1659-1722) edited by Hermann Venema (1697-1787) COMMENTARIUS AD CANTICUM MOSIS Deut. XXXII .. Opus posthumum edente Hermanno Venema .. [Bound with] COMMENTARII AD LIBRUM PROPHETIARUM ZACHARIAE [same author & editor]. 1734 Price: GBP 180.00 or USD 227.00

V73153 Bolswert, Boece de [Boetius Bolswert 1550-1633] VOYAGE DE DEUX SOEURS COLOMBELLE ET VOLONTAIRETTE Vers leur Bien-Aime en la Cite de Jerusalem: Contenant plusieurs incidens arrivez pendant leur voyage. 1734 Price: GBP 390.00 or USD 491.00

V61352 Abbot,George (Archbishop of Canterbury, died 1633) CASES OF IMPOTENCY AND DIVORCE As debated in England in that remarkable Tryal 1613 between Robert Earl of Essax and the Lady Frances Howard .. (Volume 1 only of 3) 1737 Price: GBP 180.00 or USD 227.00

V71428 Hesiod HESIODI ASCRAEI QUAE SUPERSUNT [Title also in Greek script], cum Notis Variorum. Edidit Thomas Robinson, S.T.P. 1737 Price: GBP 195.00 or USD 246.00

V74364 Martin von Cochem (1634-1712) LIBELLUS INFIRMORUM Germanico Super additus .. Quomodo Administranda sint Sacramenta INFIRMIS Deinde Quomodo pie assistendum sit MORIBUNDIS .. Additae sunt selectiores BENEDICTIONES ET EXORCISMI ..Authore R. P. Martino Cochemensi, Ordinis Capucinorum Editio novissima Auctior & emendatior 1737 & 1736 Price: GBP 420.00 or USD 529.00

V61277 Pitaval,Gayot de CAUSES CELEBRES ET INTERESSANTES, avec les jugemens gui les ont decidees. 1737, 1738 Price: GBP 180.00 or USD 227.00

V71123 Baxter,Andrew 1686-1750) (but no author given on titlepage) MATHO: or, the Cosmotheoria Puerilis, a Dialogue. In which The first Principles of Philosophy and Astronomy are accommodated to the Capacity of Young Persons .. Translated and enlarged by the author In Two Volumes. 1740 Price: GBP 180.00 or USD 227.00

V73351 Harwood, Edward (1729-1794) but author not named BIOGRAPHIA CLASSICA: the Lives and Characters of all the Classic Authors, The Grecian and Roman Poets, Historians, Orators, and Biographers .. In Two Volumes. 1740 Price: GBP 125.00 or USD 158.00

V72228 Orville,Pierre d' (d. 1738) PETRI D'ORVILLE, JURISCONSULTI, POEMATA. 1740 Price: GBP 500.00 or USD 630.00

V74245 Mayvogel, Jacob Coenraeds (spelt Meyvogel on 3rd title) GULDEN-SPIEGEL, ofte Opwekkinge tot Christelyke Deugden, Afgebeelt in Twee Deelen: Waer in vertoond wert de schadelykheyt der Sonden .. Noch is hier bygevoegt Thamars Ontschakinge, Of de Verdoolde Liefde van Ammon. Als mede De Vermakelyke Bruylofts Kroon, Doorvlochten met verscheyde Leersame Gedichten. 1740 Price: GBP 150.00 or USD 189.00

V70914 Pluche, Noel Antoine (1688-1761) translated by J.B. De Freval THE HISTORY OF THE HEAVENS, considered according to the notions of the poets and philosophers, compared with the doctrines of Moses. In two Volumes the Second edition. To which is added,a Revisal of the Work. 1741 Price: GBP 495.00 or USD 624.00

V66004 Ecton,John THESAURUS RERUM ECCLESIASTICARUM: Being an Account of the Valuations of All the Ecclesiastical Benefices in the Several Dioceses in England and Wales .. to Which are Added the Names of the Patrons to the several Benefices; And the Dedications of the Churches .. Synodals extracted from the records in the Reign of Henry VIII 1742 Price: GBP 80.00 or USD 101.00

V65567 Nieupoort,G.H. RITUUM QUI OLIM APUD ROMANOS OBTINUERUNT Succincta Explicatio .. 1743 Price: GBP 100.00 or USD 126.00

E73978 Poot, Hubert Korneliszoon (1689-1733) HET GROOT NATUUR- EN ZEDEKUNDIGH WERELT TONEEL OF WOORDENBOEK [Great World Theatre or Dictionary with Emblematic Illustrations] van meer dan 1200 aeloude Egiptische, Grieksche en Romeinsche Zinnebeelden... Tweede Deel [Vol II only]. 1743 Price: GBP 400.00 or USD 504.00

V72000 Tusser,Thomas (1524?-1580) FIVE HUNDRED POINTS OF HUSBANDRY: directing What Corn, Grass, &c. is proper to be sown; what Trees to be planted; how Land is to be improved: With whatever is fit to be done for the Benefit of the FARMER in every Month of the YEAR. By Thomas Tusser, Esq; To which are added, Notes and Observations explaining many obsolete Terms used & what is agreeable to the present Practice in several Counties of this Kingdom. A Work very necessary & useful for Gentlemen, as well as Occupiers of Land, whether Wood-Ground or Tillage and Pasture. 1744 Price: GBP 200.00 or USD 252.00

V65405 Dickinson,James (Quaker) JOURNAL OF THE LIFE, TRAVELS And Labour of Love in the Work of the Ministry of that Worthy Elder, And Faithful Servant of jesus Christ... 1745 Price: GBP 250.00 or USD 315.00

V70728 Hubner,Mr. in High Dutch language now translated by J. Cowley Geographer to His (Britannic) Majesty NEW AND EASY INTRODUCTION TO THE STUDY OF GEOGRAPHY by way of Question and Answer .. containing I.Explication of the Sphere II.General Description of all the most remarkable Countries .. Added a Compleat Set of MAPS .. 1746 Price: GBP 300.00 or USD 378.00

V72346 Urban,Sylvanus [pseudonym of Edward Cave] THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, and Historical Chronicle. Volume XVI. For the Year M.DCC.XLVI [1746 with Titlepage & Preface + 6 monthly issues complete + Supplement + 4 monthly issues complete from] Volume XVII 1747. 1746 Price: GBP 260.00 or USD 328.00

V65564 Milton,John translated by William Dobson PARADISUS AMISSUS Poema Joannis Miltoni. Latine Redditum A Guilielmo Dobson 1750 Price: GBP 90.00 or USD 113.00

V46411 Changuion, Francois (publisher) RECUEIL DES CHEFS-D'OEUVRES DES PLUS CELEBRES ECRIVAINS FRANCOIS Tant en Vers qu'en Prose. 1750 Price: GBP 35.00 or USD 44.00

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