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July 20, 2018 12:00PM

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Estienne, Henri (1531-1598) A Mervaylous Discourse upon the Lyfe, Deedes, and Behaviours of Katherine de Medicis.

Estienne, Henri (1531-1598) A Mervaylous Discourse upon the Lyfe, Deedes, and Behaviours of Katherine de Medicis.

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61
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$3,690$3,000

Estienne, Henri (1531-1598) A Mervaylous Discourse upon the Lyfe, Deedes, and Behaviours of Katherine de Medicis. At Heydelberge [i.e. London: Printed by H. Middleton?], 1575. First edition, octavo, More ...

Evelyn, John (1620-1706) Numismata. A Discourse of Medals, Antient and Modern.

Evelyn, John (1620-1706) Numismata. A Discourse of Medals, Antient and Modern.

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62
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Evelyn, John (1620-1706) Numismata. A Discourse of Medals, Antient and Modern. London: Benj. Tooke at the Middle Temple-Gate, in Fleetstreet, 1697. First edition, folio, title page printed in red More ...

Fabyan, Robert (d. 1513) Chronicle.

Fabyan, Robert (d. 1513) Chronicle.

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Fabyan, Robert (d. 1513) Chronicle. [London: Printed by Richard Grafton for John Reynes, dwellynge at the sygne of saynte George in Pauls churcheyarde, 1542]. Folio, third edition continuing the More ...

Ferrand, Jacques (b. 1575?) Erotomania or a Treatise Discoursing of the Essence, Causes, Symptomes, Prognosticks, and Cure of Love or E

Ferrand, Jacques (b. 1575?) Erotomania or a Treatise Discoursing of the Essence, Causes, Symptomes, Prognosticks, and Cure of Love or E

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64
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$4,920$4,000

Ferrand, Jacques (b. 1575?) Erotomania or a Treatise Discoursing of the Essence, Causes, Symptomes, Prognosticks, and Cure of Love or Erotique Melancholy. Oxford: Printed by L. Lichfield and are to More ...

Fleming, Abraham (1552?-1607) The Diamond of Devotion, Cut and Squared into Sixe Severall Points.

Fleming, Abraham (1552?-1607) The Diamond of Devotion, Cut and Squared into Sixe Severall Points.

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65
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Fleming, Abraham (1552?-1607) The Diamond of Devotion, Cut and Squared into Sixe Severall Points. London: Printed by Henri Denham dwelling in Pater Noster Rowe, being the assigne of William Seres, More ...

Fletcher, Giles (1549?-1611) The Russe Common Wealth, or Maner of Gouernement by the Russe Emperour, (commonly called the Emperour of M

Fletcher, Giles (1549?-1611) The Russe Common Wealth, or Maner of Gouernement by the Russe Emperour, (commonly called the Emperour of M

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Fletcher, Giles (1549?-1611) The Russe Common Wealth, or Maner of Gouernement by the Russe Emperour, (commonly called the Emperour of Moskovia) with the manners, and fashions of the people of that More ...

Florio, John (1553-1625) Queen Anna's New World of Words, or Dictionarie of the Italian and English Tongues.

Florio, John (1553-1625) Queen Anna's New World of Words, or Dictionarie of the Italian and English Tongues.

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67
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$8,610$7,000

Florio, John (1553-1625) Queen Anna's New World of Words, or Dictionarie of the Italian and English Tongues. London: Printed by Melch. Bradwood, for Edw. Blount and William Barret, 1611. Second More ...

Fludd, Robert (1574-1637) Mosaicall Philosophy: Grounded upon the Essentiall Truth or Eternal Sapience.

Fludd, Robert (1574-1637) Mosaicall Philosophy: Grounded upon the Essentiall Truth or Eternal Sapience.

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68
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$4,305$3,500

Fludd, Robert (1574-1637) Mosaicall Philosophy: Grounded upon the Essentiall Truth or Eternal Sapience. London: Printed for Humphrey Moseley, at the Prince's Armes in St. Paul's Church-yard, 1659. More ...

Freire de Andrade, Jacinto (1597-1657) The Life of Dom John de Castro, the Fourth Vice-Roy of India.

Freire de Andrade, Jacinto (1597-1657) The Life of Dom John de Castro, the Fourth Vice-Roy of India.

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Freire de Andrade, Jacinto (1597-1657) The Life of Dom John de Castro, the Fourth Vice-Roy of India. London: for Henry Herringman, and are to be sold at his Shop at the Sign of the Anchor on the More ...

Fuller, Thomas (1608-1661) A Pisgah-Sight of Palestine.

Fuller, Thomas (1608-1661) A Pisgah-Sight of Palestine.

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Fuller, Thomas (1608-1661) A Pisgah-Sight of Palestine. London: Printed by J.F. for John Williams at the signe of the Crown in Pauls Church-yard, 1650. First edition, folio, additional engraved More ...

Gabelkover, Oswald (1539-1616) The Boock of Physicke.

Gabelkover, Oswald (1539-1616) The Boock of Physicke.

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$9,225$7,500

Gabelkover, Oswald (1539-1616) The Boock of Physicke. Dordrecht: Isaack Caen, 1599. First edition, small folio, illustrated with ornate finely engraved title by Dolens with a view of Dordrecht and a More ...

Galileo, Galilei (1564-1642) trans. Thomas Salusbury (d. 1666) Mathematical Collections and Translations the First Tome.

Galileo, Galilei (1564-1642) trans. Thomas Salusbury (d. 1666) Mathematical Collections and Translations the First Tome.

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72
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$30,750$25,000

Galileo, Galilei (1564-1642) trans. Thomas Salusbury (d. 1666) Mathematical Collections and Translations the First Tome. London: Printed by William Leybourn, 1661. First edition of Galileo's works More ...

Gelli, Giovanni Battista (1498-1563) Circes of Iohn Baptista Gello, Florentine, Translated out of Italion into Englishe by Henry Iden.

Gelli, Giovanni Battista (1498-1563) Circes of Iohn Baptista Gello, Florentine, Translated out of Italion into Englishe by Henry Iden.

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$4,920$4,000

Gelli, Giovanni Battista (1498-1563) Circes of Iohn Baptista Gello, Florentine, Translated out of Italion into Englishe by Henry Iden. London: [Imprinted in Poules Churchyarde, at the signe of the More ...

Gerbier, Balthazar (1592?-1667) Counsel and Advise to all Builders; for the Choice of their Surveyours, Clarks of their Works, Bricklay

Gerbier, Balthazar (1592?-1667) Counsel and Advise to all Builders; for the Choice of their Surveyours, Clarks of their Works, Bricklay

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$3,075$2,500

Gerbier, Balthazar (1592?-1667) Counsel and Advise to all Builders; for the Choice of their Surveyours, Clarks of their Works, Bricklayers, Masons, Carpenters, and other Work-men therein Concerned. More ...

Gesner, Conrad (1516-1565) The Newe Iewell of Health, wherein is Contayned the Most Excellent Secretes of Phisicke and Philosophie, Dev

Gesner, Conrad (1516-1565) The Newe Iewell of Health, wherein is Contayned the Most Excellent Secretes of Phisicke and Philosophie, Dev

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$15,990$13,000

Gesner, Conrad (1516-1565) The Newe Iewell of Health, wherein is Contayned the Most Excellent Secretes of Phisicke and Philosophie, Devided into Fower Bookes. London: by Henrie Denham, 1576. First More ...

Glauber, Johann Rudolf (1604-1670) The Works of the Highly Experienced and Famous Chymist Containing Great Variety of Choice Secrets in

Glauber, Johann Rudolf (1604-1670) The Works of the Highly Experienced and Famous Chymist Containing Great Variety of Choice Secrets in

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76
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$1,968$1,600

Glauber, Johann Rudolf (1604-1670) The Works of the Highly Experienced and Famous Chymist Containing Great Variety of Choice Secrets in Medicine and Alchymy. London: Printed by Thomas Milbourn, for More ...

Gower, John (1325?-1408) De Confessione Amantis.

Gower, John (1325?-1408) De Confessione Amantis.

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77
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$7,380$6,000

Gower, John (1325?-1408) De Confessione Amantis. London: Imprinted in Fletestreete by Thomas Berthelette, the XII daie of Marche, 1554. Folio, third edition, title printed within woodcut More ...

Grafton, Richard (1572?) Graftons Abridgement of the Chronicles of Englande.

Grafton, Richard (1572?) Graftons Abridgement of the Chronicles of Englande.

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78
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$3,075$2,500

Grafton, Richard (1572?) Graftons Abridgement of the Chronicles of Englande. London: In aedibus Richardi Tottyll, 1569. First edition, octavo, printed in black letter, large crible woodcut initials, More ...

Greco, Gioacchino (c. 1600-c. 1634) The Royall Game of Chesse-Play.

Greco, Gioacchino (c. 1600-c. 1634) The Royall Game of Chesse-Play.

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Greco, Gioacchino (c. 1600-c. 1634) The Royall Game of Chesse-Play. London: Printed for Henry Herringman, and are to be sold at his shop at the sign of the Anchor, 1665. First edition in English, More ...

Grew, Nehemiah (1641-1712) The Anatomy of Vegetables Begun. With a General Account of Vegetation Founded thereon.

Grew, Nehemiah (1641-1712) The Anatomy of Vegetables Begun. With a General Account of Vegetation Founded thereon.

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80
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$2,460$2,000

Grew, Nehemiah (1641-1712) The Anatomy of Vegetables Begun. With a General Account of Vegetation Founded thereon. London: Printed for Spencer Hickman, printer to the R. Society, 1672. First edition, More ...

Guevara, Antonio de (c. 1490-1544) A Chronicle, Conteyning the Lives of Tenne Emperours of Rome.

Guevara, Antonio de (c. 1490-1544) A Chronicle, Conteyning the Lives of Tenne Emperours of Rome.

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81
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$2,706$2,200

Guevara, Antonio de (c. 1490-1544) A Chronicle, Conteyning the Lives of Tenne Emperours of Rome. London: for Ralphe Newberrie dwelling in Fleetestrete, 1577. First edition in English, translated by More ...

Gunter, Edmund (1581-1626) The Description and Use of the Sector, Crosse-Staffe, and other Instruments.

Gunter, Edmund (1581-1626) The Description and Use of the Sector, Crosse-Staffe, and other Instruments.

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Gunter, Edmund (1581-1626) The Description and Use of the Sector, Crosse-Staffe, and other Instruments. London: Printed by William Iones, for Iames Bowler, 1636. Quarto, added engraved title, More ...

Hall, Thomas (1610-1665) Comarum Akosmia. The Loathsomnesse of Long Haire.

Hall, Thomas (1610-1665) Comarum Akosmia. The Loathsomnesse of Long Haire.

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83
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$923$750

Hall, Thomas (1610-1665) Comarum Akosmia. The Loathsomnesse of Long Haire. London: Printed by J. G[rismond] for Nathanael Webb, and William Grantham at the Signe of the Bear, 1654. First edition, More ...

Hartman, George (fl. circa 1696) The Family Physitian, or A Collection of Choice, Approv'd and Experienc'd Remedies.

Hartman, George (fl. circa 1696) The Family Physitian, or A Collection of Choice, Approv'd and Experienc'd Remedies.

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Hartman, George (fl. circa 1696) The Family Physitian, or A Collection of Choice, Approv'd and Experienc'd Remedies. London: Printed for Richard Wellington, at the Lute in St. Pauls-Church-Yard, More ...

Haudicquer de Blancourt, Jean (b. 1650) The Art of Glass.

Haudicquer de Blancourt, Jean (b. 1650) The Art of Glass.

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85
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$3,075$2,500

Haudicquer de Blancourt, Jean (b. 1650) The Art of Glass. London: Printed for Dan. Brown at the Black Swan without Temple-Bar; Tho. Bennet at the Half-Moon, D. Midwinter and Tho. Leigh at the Rose More ...

Heresbach, Conrad (1496-1576) Foure Bookes of Husbandrie, Collected by M. Conradus Heresbachius.

Heresbach, Conrad (1496-1576) Foure Bookes of Husbandrie, Collected by M. Conradus Heresbachius.

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Heresbach, Conrad (1496-1576) Foure Bookes of Husbandrie, Collected by M. Conradus Heresbachius. London: Printed [at Eliot's Court Press] for Iohn Wight, 1586. Third edition, quarto, an English More ...

Hewlett, John (fl. circa 1665) The Description and Use of a Quadrant.

Hewlett, John (fl. circa 1665) The Description and Use of a Quadrant.

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$4,305$3,500

Hewlett, John (fl. circa 1665) The Description and Use of a Quadrant. London: Printed for the Author, 1665. First edition, octavo, illustrated with folding engraving of the quadrant, woodcut text More ...

Heydon, John (b. 1629) The Harmony of the World, Being a Discourse of God, Heaven, Angels, Stars, Planets, Earth; the miraculous Descen

Heydon, John (b. 1629) The Harmony of the World, Being a Discourse of God, Heaven, Angels, Stars, Planets, Earth; the miraculous Descen

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Heydon, John (b. 1629) The Harmony of the World, Being a Discourse of God, Heaven, Angels, Stars, Planets, Earth; the miraculous Descentions and Ascentions of Spirits. London: Printed for Henry More ...

Heywood, Thomas (d. 1641) Gynaikeion: or, Nine Bookes of Various History Concerninge Women.

Heywood, Thomas (d. 1641) Gynaikeion: or, Nine Bookes of Various History Concerninge Women.

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89
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$5,535$4,500

Heywood, Thomas (d. 1641) Gynaikeion: or, Nine Bookes of Various History Concerninge Women. London: Printed by Adam Islip, 1624. First edition, small folio, engraved title; later half calf and More ...

Higden, Ranulphus (d. 1364) Polycronicon.   Translated by John Trevisa, with the 1357-1460 Continuation   by William Caxton.

Higden, Ranulphus (d. 1364) Polycronicon. Translated by John Trevisa, with the 1357-1460 Continuation by William Caxton.

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90
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$28,290$23,000

Higden, Ranulphus (d. 1364) Polycronicon. Translated by John Trevisa, with the 1357-1460 Continuation by William Caxton. Southwark: Peter Treveris for John Reyne, 1527. Folio, title printed in red More ...