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First edition

Georges CUVIER

Recueil des éloges historiques lus dans les séances publiques

F. G. Levrault, Strasbourg 1819, 2 tomes en 2 Vol. in 8 (12x20cm), viij, 430pp; (1) et (4) 484pp., relié.

First Edition, a sequel published in 1827, then another until 1832. Sheepskin Half brunette time. Back smooth and net roulette. Yellow edges. Permanent Secretary of the Academy of Sciences, he was in the allocation of Cuvier to compose these biographies of famous scientists who were members. These [...]

300 €

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Notices sur la vie littéraire de Spallanzani, avec un sonnet de l'abbé Césarotti , des remarques ...

S.n., Milan 1800, Pet. in-8 (11,5x17,8cm), 184pp., broché.

Second edition. Brochur contemporary under blue paper publication. Gaps in mind. A bend on the top plate. Blank copy, uncut. Learned men of lights, Spallanzani embraced many scientific disciplines, and experience were decisive for many fields, such as for fertilization, the refutation of [...]

180 €

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Exposition du systême du monde

De l'imprimerie de Crapelet, chez Duprat, à Paris 1799, in-4 (19x26cm), viij, 351pp., relié.

Mentioned second edition. The first edition was published in 1796. Sheepskin Full flamed contemporary. Smooth back ornate coffered nets and stars. Part of title in red morocco. Cap head torn off. Last box tail ripped off. Upper joint split of 10 cm. Back insolated. Rubbed together. Bites on the [...]

800 €

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De rerum inventoribus libri octo. [Ensemble] Marci Tullii Ciceronis sententiae illustriores, ...

Apud Seb. Gryphium ; Ex officina Roberti Stephani, Lugduni (Lyon) ; Lutetiae (Paris) 1546, in-8 (10,2x16,6cm), (48)

New edition for the book of inventions Polydore Vergil and first edition for sentences of Cicero. beautiful impressions in Italics. Brands of the printer on the title page. The edition of Cicero is missing the English catalogs. De Rerum inventoribus was blacklisted in 1575 and reissued in redacted [...]

650 €

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First edition

Albrecht von HALLER

La generation ou exposition des phenomenes relatifs a cette fonction naturelle de leur mechanisme, ...

Chez Des Ventes de la Doué, à Paris 1774, in-8 (12,5x20cm), vj (2) 641pp. et (4) 548pp., 2 volumes reliés.

Original French edition and first translation into the vernacular after the Latin original, which had appeared in the Elementa PHYSIOLOGICA in 8 volumes, published from 1757 to 1766.
Full blond speckled calf. Back to bands decorated. Parts of title and volume numbers in red morocco. Caps head [...]

550 €

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First edition


Opera omnia medico - pratica, et anatomica

Sumptibus Anisson, & Joannis Posuel, Lugduni (Lyon) 1704, In 4 (17x23cm), relié.

First Edition collective, bringing together for the first time the various treaties of the author. A portrait frontispiece by Duflos; in some woods in the treaty text: From Blood and respiratione; board contained two tarantulas in the Tarantula ..
Full Sheepskin brown vintage. Back tooled [...]

600 €

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First edition

François QUESNAY

Traité de la suppuration

Chez d'Houry, à Paris 1749, In 12 (10x17cm), (12) 432pp., relié.

Originale.Plein Edition Calf marbled time. Spine ribbed features 5 jewels in caisoons. Part of title in red morocco. Caps threadbare. Friction on the plats.Un conventional medical works of that great spirit that was Francois Quesnay, great surgeon and physician, who became the father of Physiocracy [...]

500 €

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Jean-Louis PETIT

Traité des maladies des os dans lequel on a représenté les appareils & les machines qui ...

Chez P. G. Cavelier, à Paris 1772, in-12 (10x17cm), xxxvj, 119, 430pp. et 574pp., 2 volumes reliés.

New edition, after the original from 1705 and the second significantly increased 400pp. 1723 The book was reissued regularly throughout the centuries. It is illustrated with two folding plates and several text engraved in wood and non-texte.Pleine Basane of marbled time. Back tooled raised. Part of [...]

500 €

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