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45. Erasme - L'éloge de la folie, composé en forme de déclamation, par Erasme, et traduit par Mr. Gueudeville - 1 complete volume - Published in Amsterdam, by François l'Honoré, 1728.

Auctioneer's estimate: $220 - $390 €200 - €350 £170 - £300

Famous work sought after for its 81 engravings including 6 fold-out all inspired by the drawings in pen by Holbein in the margins of a copy of the praise of folly of the Museum of Basel - Rare. More

$ 244 € 220 £ 187
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59. Jean-Baptiste Thiers - Histoire des perruques, où l'on fait voir leur origine, leurs usage, leur forme, l'abus et l'irregularité de celles des Ecclesiastiques - in Paris, at the expense of the author, 1690.

Auctioneer's estimate: $220 - $330 €200 - €300 £170 - £260

First edition of the very first important wrting on the subject - the books by this author are filled with erudition and abundant in curious details and became rare. More

$ 133 € 120 £ 102
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$ 44 € 40 £ 34
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67. House of Orange; Oranjes Jubel-Courant, of Nederlandsch Gedenkblad. Zynde een kort tafreel der lot- en levensgevallen van Zyne Doorluchtige Hoogheid Willem de Vyfde, Neerlands Erf-Stafhouder &c. &c. &c. - 1791

Special edition (54.5 × 45 cm) published on the occasion of the 42nd birthday and the 25th year of the Stadtholdership of William V, Prince of Orange More

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71. Jean-Baptiste Lucotte du Tilliot - Mémoires pour servir à l'histoire de la fête des foux, qui se faisoit autrefois dans plusieurs églises - 1 complete volume - in Lausanne and in Genève, 1751.

Auctioneer's estimate: $220 - $390 €200 - €350 £170 - £300

Nice edition illustrated with a title vignette on wood and 12 plates engraved on copper by N.B. de Poilly - the author signs one of the first works of what might be called historical Ethnology - Rare. More

$ 22 € 20 £ 17
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84. Joseph Renauldon - Dictionnaire des Fiefs et des droits Seigneuriaux utiles et honorifiques - 1 complete volume - Published in Paris, by Knapen, 1765.

Auctioneer's estimate: $280 - $420 €250 - €375 £210 - £320

First edition - this dictionary is probably one of the major references for anyone interested in the study of seigneurial rights, rich law of symbol on the eve of the Revolution - nice copy - Rare. More

$ 55 € 50 £ 42
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85. Journal de l'Empire - 1808

Compilation for the months of April, May and June 1808 of a 2-page newspaper which appeared every day under the reign of Napoleon I broadcasting news of foreign policy as well as lighter news (theater, scholarship, varieties, etc..) More

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92. Louis-François Maréchal Duc de Richelieu - Correspondance particulière et historique en 1756, 1757 et 1758, Avec M. Paris du Verney, Conseiller D'état, Suivie de Mémoires relatifs à l'expédition de Minorque, en 1756 - 2 complete volumes - 1789.

Auctioneer's estimate: $190 - $310 €175 - €275 £150 - £230

The Marshal Duke de Richelieu became known by his debauchery and his duels, which earned him to be imprisoned 14 months at the Bastille - first edition - Rare - nice copy. More

$ 22 € 20 £ 17
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93. Victor Delpuech de Comeiras - Abrégé de l'histoire générale des voyages faits en Europe - 1 volume - Published in Paris, by Moutardier, 1804.

Voyage en France ; les moeurs des habitans, la religion, les usages, arts et sciences, commerce, manufactures - Volume illustré d'un frontispice dépliant représentant une vue du port de Marseille. More

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95. Léon Hennet - Le régiment de la Calotte - 1 complete volume - Published in Paris, librairie des bibliophiles, 1886.

Book illustrated with 4 engravings out of text - this regiment consisting of young officers, Epicureans and facetious was intended to deliver awards in spiritual verses, sometimes ferocious, to the celebrities of the day - nice copy. More

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96. Victor Delpuech de Comeiras - Abrégé de l'histoire générale des voyages faits en Europe - 1 volume - Published in Paris, by Moutardier, 1804.

Voyage en Italie ; les moeurs des habitans, la religion, les usages, arts et sciences, commerce, manufactures - Volume illustrated with a fold-out frontispiece representing the church ST. Pierre de Rome. More

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117. Puget de la Serre - De Hoofse Clitie, Uyt het Françoysch van den aller-wel-sprekenste P. de la Serre. Vertaelt door J.J.Schipper - 2 (of 3) volumes - 1642

The “Tweeden” and “Laetste” volume in parchment. With engraved frontispiece in volume 2 and a small floral vignette on the printed title page, the 3rd and final volume with separate title page and woodcut putto vignette More

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129. [Jacques Vanière] - Jacobi Vanierii [...] Praedium Rusticum - 1 volume complet - Tolosae, Petrum Robert, 1730.

Nice edition - Book adorned with 17 beautiful engravings - famous didactic poem, which is about the care for the herds, trees, the barnyard, the bees, the park, etc. - It equals or exceeds the best Latin verses of the 17th century More

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133. Henry Koster - Voyages dans la partie septentrionale du Brésil depuis 1809 jusqu'en 1815, comprenant les provinces de Pernambuco (fernambouc), Seara, Paraiba, Maragnan, etc. - 2 volumes - 1818

Auctioneer's estimate: $1,450 - $1,890 €1,300 - €1,700 £1,110 - £1,450

Rare first French edition of this « very sought-after work » (Chadenat) about Brazil. Sabin 38273; Abbey, Travel 704; Borba de Moraes p. 438; Chadenat 611; Brunet, III, 692. Rare, complete set, first edition with a nice case. More

$ 123 € 111 £ 94
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134. J. van der Groen & P. Nylant - Den Nederlandsen hovenier, zijnde het I. deel van het Vermakelijk Land-leven (..) - 3 volumes in 1 binding - 1711 / 1721

Auctioneer's estimate: $1,670 - $2,230 €1,500 - €2,000 £1,280 - £1,710

“Het vermakelyk Land-leven” complete in a parchment binding, illuminated with beautiful engravings of gardens, fountains, gardens, mazes, sundials etc. More

$ 445 € 400 £ 341
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135. Martyrdom; Tieleman Jansz van Bracht - Het Bloedig tooneel of Martelaers spiegel der doopsgezinde of weereloose Christenen - 2 volumes in 1 binding - 1685

Auctioneer's estimate: $1,670 - $2,230 €1,500 - €2,000 £1,280 - £1,710

Splendour edition in original binding with brass fittings and complete with more than 100 engravings of master engraver Jan Luyken More

$ 1,224 € 1,100 £ 938
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