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2. Manuscript; Ottoman Koran - c. 1800

Auctioneer's estimate: $370 - $530 €350 - €500 £300 - £420

With beautifully illuminated opening pages. Illuminated with gilt and coloured accents and elegant floral motifs. In blind-stamped traditional Islamic binding More

$ 385 € 365 £ 308
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4. [Lambertus Hortensius] - Histoire des Anabatistes ou Relation curieuse de leur doctrine, [...], ou il êt traité de plusieurs sectes de Mennonites, Kouakres, & autres qui en sont provenus - “1605” [= 1695]

Auctioneer's estimate: $210 - $320 €200 - €300 £170 - £250

In addition to the frontispiece, the book contains 17 engravings. The copies described in OCLC contain only 14 to 16 engravings! More

$ 83 € 79 £ 66
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5. [Johann Philipp Abelin &] Cornelis Danckaertz (translation) - Historis oft waerachtich verhael van den gantschen toestant van oorlooge, soo die ghevoert is in Duytschlandt, door [...] Gustavus Adolphus. Coninck der Sweeden - 1642

Auctioneer's estimate: $260 - $370 €250 - €350 £210 - £300

Very rare. With title engraving, and approximately 60 portraits and text engravings. The maps and engravings are missing, except one. In contemporary parchment folio binding More

$ 48 € 46 £ 38
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7. Louis-Daniel Arnault de Nobleville - Aédologie, ou Traité du Rossignol Franc, ou Chanteur ; contenant la manière de le prendre au filet, de le nourrir facilement en cage, & d'en avoir le Chant pendant toute l'année - 1751

First edition of one of the first ornithological monograph on this bird from which the beauty of the song is recognised since antiquity - book illustrated with 2 plates - Rare More

$ 6 € 5 £ 5
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$ 7 € 6 £ 6
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24. Fourcroy de Ramecourt - Art du Chaufournier - 1766 Bound with:] Duhamel du Monceau - Cirier - 1762 [Et:] De Garsault - Cordonnier - 1767 [And:] De La Lande - Corroyeur - 1767

Auctioneer's estimate: $530 - $740 €500 - €700 £420 - £590

Four books in one volume, illustrated - Encyclopédie des Arts et Métiers publiés en France au XVIIIe siècle More

$ 158 € 150 £ 126
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91. Gatien de Courtilz de Sandras -Testament politique du marquis de Louvois, premier ministre d'Etat sous le règne de Louis XIV, ou l'on voit ce qui s'est passé de plus remarquable en France jusqu'à sa mort - 1695

Under the propitiating term “testament unique” this apocryphal book attributed to Courlitz de Sandras hides in fact a rant against the policy of King Louis XIV - binding of the time - copy in good condition More

$ 6 € 5 £ 5
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99. [Diederich Warmondt] - Kort en grondig bericht van de iongste beroerten in Engelandt, met een kort verhaal van het koninglijke en parlementarische recht. Als ook de historie der independenten. Mitsgaders de landt-wet van Engelandt -1650

Auctioneer's estimate: $240 - $340 €225 - €325 £190 - £280

Not a single copy of this extremely rare book is known in the Netherlands, and only 5 copies worldwide (according to WorldCat) - Rotterdam edition More

$ 185 € 175 £ 148
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106. Claude Commiers - Pratique curieuse, ou les Oracles des Sibylles, sur chaque Question proposée, suivi de la Fortune des Humains - 1770

The most complete edition of this classic of divination: mathematical divination, astrology, and bibliomancy - many tables, values of letters, values of the numbers, values of everyday life in planets, correspondences with each other, etc... More

$ 4 € 3 £ 3
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116. Johan van Beverwijck - Schat der ghesontheyt, verciert met historyen, kopere platen, als oock met verssen van heer Jacob Cats [...] op nieus vermeerdert met het steen-stuck - 2 volumes in 1 binding - 1649

Auctioneer's estimate: $320 - $420 €300 - €400 £250 - £340

“Verciert met historyen, kopere platen, als oock met verssen van heer Jacob Cats”. Rare edition More

$ 26 € 25 £ 21
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120. [Henricus Slatius?] - Christalijnen spiegel, vvaer in men naecktelijcken kan zien, wie t'zedert eenige iaren herwaerts inde provintie van Hollandt, de hoogheydt, rechten, privilegien en vrij heden hebben gevioleert - 1619

Interesting pamphlet about schisms, twists and discord in the Netherlands with i.a. references to the Union of Utrecht and Balthasar Gérard, the murderer of William of Orange More

$ 5 € 4 £ 4
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$ 190 € 180 £ 152
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