The only known copy of this illustrated Mexican imprint of a scientific character
The only known copy of this illustrated Mexican imprint of a scientific character
TITLE Matheseos elementa deque physica generali adsertiones quas in reg. pont. mex. acad. Josephus. Romualdus...
AUTHOR Romualdo, Joseph
PUBLICATION DATE 1792
PRICE $6000
Exceptionally bound Apian´s Cosmography
Exceptionally bound Apian´s Cosmography
TITLE Cosmographia
AUTHOR Apian, Peter [Apianus, Petrus]; Frisius, Gemma
PUBLICATION DATE 1575
PRICE $10000
Attractive sammelband including an early and rare Catalogue of the Russian Imperial Academy of Sciences, a French geometry treatise, a Propaganda Fide Ethiopian-language book, amongst others
Attractive sammelband including an early and rare Catalogue of the Russian Imperial Academy of Sciences, a French geometry treatise,...
TITLE Catalogue des livres inprimés [sic] aux dépens de l’Académie impériale des sciences de St....
AUTHOR [Russian Imperial Academy catalogue]; Vavlezard, Sieur de; [Propaganda Fide]
PUBLICATION DATE 1748
PRICE $12000
First edition of this important Spanish work on veterinary
First edition of this important Spanish work on veterinary
TITLE Practica, y observaciones pertenecientes al arte de albeyteria, en que se manifiesta el modo particular con...
AUTHOR Alvarez Borjes, Juan
PUBLICATION DATE 1680
PRICE $4500
Extremely rare Spanish book on horses, their properties and cures
Extremely rare Spanish book on horses, their properties and cures
TITLE Palestra particular de los exercicios del cavallo: sus propiedades y estilo de torear y jugar las cañas
AUTHOR Dávila y Heredia, Andrés
PUBLICATION DATE 1674
PRICE $5000
One of the earliest works on hunting and hawking written in Spanish
One of the earliest works on hunting and hawking written in Spanish
TITLE Aviso de Cazadores y Caça [bound after] De Exequendis Mandatis Regnum Hispaniae, quae rectoribus Ciuitatum...
AUTHOR Nuñez de Avendaño, Pedro
PUBLICATION DATE 1593
PRICE $14000
Amongst the most relevant works referring to Cadiz´ antiquities and archeology
Amongst the most relevant works referring to Cadiz´ antiquities and archeology
TITLE Grandezas y antiguedades de la isla y ciudad de Cadiz
AUTHOR Suarez de Salazar, Juan Baptista
PUBLICATION DATE 1610
PRICE $4500
Marcus Fugger´s copy, lavishly bound, of two rare medical texts
Marcus Fugger´s copy, lavishly bound, of two rare medical texts
TITLE Amicus medicorum [bound with] Liber de somniis, Hippocratis De insomniis
AUTHOR [Fugger, Marcus] Ganivetus, Johannes; Ferrier, Auger; Hippocrates.
PUBLICATION DATE 1550 & 1549
PRICE $16000
Magnificent album of Tobacco manufacture in 18th century Spain, an album probably commissioned by high Nobility or for presentation
Magnificent album of Tobacco manufacture in 18th century Spain, an album probably commissioned by high Nobility or for presentation
TITLE Album of drawings on the manufacture of Tobacco
AUTHOR [Anonymous] [Tobacco].
PUBLICATION DATE ca. 1770
PRICE $60000
The first Japanese printed-book to include Western characters
The first Japanese printed-book to include Western characters
TITLE Rangaku kaitei, [introduction to the Dutch language].
AUTHOR Otsuki Gentaku
PUBLICATION DATE 1788
PRICE $14000
Mathematics as the intellectual principle of a rational knowledge of nature
Mathematics as the intellectual principle of a rational knowledge of nature
TITLE Cursus quattuor mathematicarum artium liberalium [bound after] Preclarissimum mathematic arum opus......
AUTHOR Ciruelo, Pedro Sanchez; Bradwardine, Thomas
PUBLICATION DATE 1516
PRICE $28000
Early Mexican treatise on the use of Mercury in mining; with an exceptional colonial and republican Mexican Provenance
Early Mexican treatise on the use of Mercury in mining; with an exceptional colonial and republican Mexican Provenance
TITLE Compendiosa demostracion de los crecidos adelantamientos que pudiera lograr la Real Hacienda de su magestad...
AUTHOR Fabry, Jose Antonio
PUBLICATION DATE 1743
PRICE $4500