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A FIRST LATIN COURSE  (Principia Latina, Part One), Drisler
1 A FIRST LATIN COURSE (Principia Latina, Part One) Drisler
Harper and Brothers Publishers 1882, Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 187 pages; Copyright date 1863, clean throughout, lacking spine strip, else sound, and grammar and vocabulary list; 0 20580 
Price: 20.63 USD
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A SURVEY OF CLASSICAL ROMAN LITERATURE: FOURTH PERIOD (43 B.C. - 14 A..D.) Vol 2 Only, Lockwood, Dean Putnam, Ph. D.
2 A SURVEY OF CLASSICAL ROMAN LITERATURE: FOURTH PERIOD (43 B.C. - 14 A..D.) Vol 2 Only Lockwood, Dean Putnam, Ph. D.
NY Prentice-Hall, Inc. 1934 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Latin with english explanations ; 0 12282 
Price: 23.36 USD
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BELGIUM BRITANNICUM IN QUO ILLIUS LIMITES, FLUVII, URBES, VIAE MILITARES, POPULUS, LINGUA, DII MONUMENTA... [CT 3 VOLS.] [G], William Musgrave
3 BELGIUM BRITANNICUM IN QUO ILLIUS LIMITES, FLUVII, URBES, VIAE MILITARES, POPULUS, LINGUA, DII MONUMENTA... [CT 3 VOLS.] [G] William Musgrave
London Iscae Dunmoniorum (Exeter) , Typis Geo. Bishop : Prostant Venales Apud Joh. March, Bibliopolam Exoniensem, Guil. Taylor Et Joh. Sprint, Londinenses 1719-20 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
History, British; History, Roman; Military; 18th Century; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; British History. William Musgrave. Belgium Britannicum In Quo Illius Limites, Fluvii, Urbes, Viae Militares, Populus, Lingua, Dii Monumenta... 3 Vols. Lon: Iscae Dunmoniorum, 1719-1716. 8vo in 4s. Early speckled calf, red morocco spine labels, all edges red. Crowns and one foot a bit frayed, overall quite lightly worn, joints rubbed, contents very good but for light dampstains in few lower margins of Vol II. Ex-libris Joseph Pickford Jun. With armorial bookplate over an unidentifed and larger one, with neat gift inscription to him near top of three title pages dated August 1785. ++ Vol I: Belgium Britannicum... 1719. 7 plates. ++ Vol II: 2 title pages, followed by separate paginations: [1] Antiquitates Britanno-Belgicae, Praecipue Romanae..., 1719, 7 plates; and [2] Antiquitatum Britanno-Belgicarum, Volumen Quartum..., 1720, 5 plates. ++ Vol III's title: Regiae Societatis Utriusque Socii Geta Britannicus..., 1716, 4 plates. Roman-era "Hampshire through Wiltshire to Somerset" - ODNB. Extensive plates are intriguing and generally VG. Adt'l graphics of book sides and several plates. Roman occupation of Britain in the areas inhabited by the Belgraves. 3 vols-Xxvi, 2, 223 [19]; viii [9], vi, 190, 81, [12]; xiii, [2], 52, [20], 138, iv, 18, [13]. ; 5 29796 
Price: 893.00 USD
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4 C SALLUSTII CRISPI DE BELLO CATILINARIO Jugurthino,
Lea & Blanchard Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
School Book; Latin Text; Map; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Schmitz and Zumpt's Classical Series; B&W Illustrations; 168 pages; Black and gilt embossed cloth on boards with spine brgiht and intact. Presumed 1st as publication date matches date of preface. Frontis is map of Numidia and there is occasional ornamentation. Sound and bright pages, a nice copy of a scarce book. Various pages of advertising. ; 0 1755 
Price: 32.69 USD
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C. SALLUSTII CRISPI OPERA: ADAPTED TO THE HAMILTONIAN SYSTEM BY A LITERAL AND ANALYTICAL TRANSLATION BY JAMES HAMILTON  (Interlinear Latin/english), Thomas Clark
5 C. SALLUSTII CRISPI OPERA: ADAPTED TO THE HAMILTONIAN SYSTEM BY A LITERAL AND ANALYTICAL TRANSLATION BY JAMES HAMILTON (Interlinear Latin/english) Thomas Clark
Philadelphia Charles De Silver 1885 First American Edition Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 
Latin Classics; Opera; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; C. SALLUSTII CRISPI OPERA: ADAPTED TO THE HAMILTONIAN SYSTEM BY A LITERAL AND ANALYTICAL TRANSLATION BY JAMES HAMILTON. Cover clear and bright with gilding strong, probably unopened copy. Brown and black cloth with Slight rubbing to extremities of leather spine. (Interlinear Latin/English) ; 0 16619 
Price: 328.86 USD
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CATULLI, TIBULLI ET PROPERTII OPERA AD OPTIMORUM EXEMPLARIUM FIDEM RECENSITA,27472, Catullus, C. Valerius
6 CATULLI, TIBULLI ET PROPERTII OPERA AD OPTIMORUM EXEMPLARIUM FIDEM RECENSITA,27472 Catullus, C. Valerius
Cambridge Tonson 1702 First Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Collectible or RARE; frontis b/w; 11.5 x 9 Inches; 520 pages; Catulli, Tibulli, et Propertii Opera. Cantabrigiae (Cambridge) , 1702. Front cover detached, contents VG, engraved Frontis, several decorative wood block engraved head and tail pieces as well as frontis. Tooled leather-covered boards . This was later published by Baskerville Duodecimo Edition in 1772. Provenance- Joanes Yardley [Trintiy College], Latin Language text; 0 27456 
Price: 140.95 USD
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Clavis Pentateuchi; Sive Analysis Omnium Vocum Hebraicarum Suo Ordine In Pentateucho Moseos Occurrentium: Una cum Versione Latina et Anglica..., Jacobo Robertson
7 Clavis Pentateuchi; Sive Analysis Omnium Vocum Hebraicarum Suo Ordine In Pentateucho Moseos Occurrentium: Una cum Versione Latina et Anglica... Jacobo Robertson
Edinburg Edin: R. Flemint and P. and A. Neill for A. Kincaid and J. Bell, Et Al, 1770 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; [4],xxxi,576,xl,72,104 pages; CLAVIS PENTATEUCHI: SIVE ANALYSIS OMNIUM VOCUM HEBRAICARUMSUO ORDINE IN PENTATEUCHO MOSEOS OCCURRENTIUM, UNA CUM VERSIONELATINA ET ANGLICA; NOTIS CRITICIS ET PHILOLOGICIS ADJECTIS; IN QUIBUS, EX LINGUA ARABICA, JUDAEORUM MORIBUS, ET DOCTORUM ITINARIIS. NOVAQUE VERSIONE ILLUSTRATUR. IN USUM JUVENTUTIS ACADEMICAE EDINBURGENAE. Latin Language text. Contemporaneous sheep, edges worn, front joint split but serviceable.. Contents very good. Various interpretations of Hebrew words found in the Pentateuch. Heavily footnoted, occasional use of Arabic type. With 40-page index of Hebrew words and 2 appendices: "Dissertatio de Origine, Antiquitate, Conservatione, Indole, et Utilitate Linguae Arabicae..." and "Dissertatio De Genuina Punctorum Vocalium..." Contents clean and unmarked. ; 0 29516 
Price: 187.95 USD
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COMMENTARIUS IUS SUSATENSE ANTIQUISSIMUM EX GENUINIS LEGUM ET ANTIQUITATUM GERMANICARUM FONTIBUS AD ILLUSTRANDAM IURISPRUDENTIAM GERMANICAM DEDUCTUS [G], Emminghaus, Theodor Georg Wilhelm
8 COMMENTARIUS IUS SUSATENSE ANTIQUISSIMUM EX GENUINIS LEGUM ET ANTIQUITATUM GERMANICARUM FONTIBUS AD ILLUSTRANDAM IURISPRUDENTIAM GERMANICAM DEDUCTUS [G] Emminghaus, Theodor Georg Wilhelm
Francofurti/ Lipsiae Adami Melchiorus 1755 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
18th Century; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" ; 190, [10] pages; A work of law largely in Latin with some parallel low German. Title page printed in red and black. Head pieces and tail pieces. In later binding. Graphic of book exterior available. Provenance Karl Schaub- bookplate. ; 0 28171 
Price: 559.30 USD
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CORNELII TACITI . LIBRI QUI SUPERSUNT., Halm, Carolus
9 CORNELII TACITI . LIBRI QUI SUPERSUNT. Halm, Carolus
Lipsiae Teubneri 1893 Reprint Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 16mo; Toning is heavy on the end papers. ; 0 10411 
Price: 13.11 USD
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CUM OPTIMIS EXEMPLARIBUS COLLATUS. ADIECTI SUNT CAPITULORUM NUMERI, C. Cornelius Tacitus
10 CUM OPTIMIS EXEMPLARIBUS COLLATUS. ADIECTI SUNT CAPITULORUM NUMERI C. Cornelius Tacitus
Amsterdam Elzevir 1678 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
17th Century; B&W Illustrations; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 624, index [23] pages; Sympathetically rebacked with partial original spine strip laid down and old, possibly original boards. Bound in period calf leather. First blank clipped at u/r corner. Contents firm and clean as is binding. Engraved title page. ; 0 31863 
Price: 234.95 USD
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DE BELLO SICAMBRICO LIBRI IIII. ET EIUSDEM ALIA POEMATA, LIBRI VIII,, (Falletti Girolamo). Hieronymi Faleti
11 DE BELLO SICAMBRICO LIBRI IIII. ET EIUSDEM ALIA POEMATA, LIBRI VIII, (Falletti Girolamo). Hieronymi Faleti
Venice, Italy [Paolo Manuzio] for , Aldine Press 1557 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
POETRY; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; [13], cxxxviii, [1] pages; De Bello Sicambrico Libri IIII. Et Eiusdem Alia Poemata, Libri VIII, Venice, Aldine Press, 1557, title-page with printer's device, roman letter, woodcut device on title, errata leaf at rear with the blank a3 present. Adams F132. An uncommon example of Renaissance poetry. First edition of a book of neo-Latin verse and miscellaneous writings. The title poem deals with the 1543 war for control of the Duchy of Guelders. Renouard, page 172. Contemporary vellum. Vellum stained with two gall holes in spine. Contents with scattered modest foxing and marginal water stain at bottom to page xxviii. Latin language. ; 0 31153 
Price: 1123.30 USD
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Decretales Pseudo-isidorianae Et Capitula Angilramni. Ad Fidem Librorum Manuscriptorum Recensuit., Hinschius, Paul (Eds. )
12 Decretales Pseudo-isidorianae Et Capitula Angilramni. Ad Fidem Librorum Manuscriptorum Recensuit. Hinschius, Paul (Eds. )
Leipzig Bernhard Tauchnitz 1863 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
771 pages; . .. Fontes indicavit, commentationem de collectione Pseudo Isidori praemisit. 10.5 x 7". Bound in red morocco leather over red pebblegrain cloth. Extremities scuffed. Contents clean and tight. Boston private library embossed stamp, light. 5 pounds. Mild aging to contents. ; 5 37745 
Price: 112.80 USD
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DICTIONARIUM UNIVERSALE LATINO-GALLICUM, EX OMNIBUS LATINITATIS AUCTORIBUS SUMMA DILIGENTIA COLLECTUM; COM VARIIS MULTARUM, QUOE VULGÓ SYNONYMAE VIDENTUR, LATINARUM VOCUM DIFFERENTIIS AD USUM SERMI DOMBARUM PRINCIPIS, Boudot, Jean
13 DICTIONARIUM UNIVERSALE LATINO-GALLICUM, EX OMNIBUS LATINITATIS AUCTORIBUS SUMMA DILIGENTIA COLLECTUM; COM VARIIS MULTARUM, QUOE VULGÓ SYNONYMAE VIDENTUR, LATINARUM VOCUM DIFFERENTIIS AD USUM SERMI DOMBARUM PRINCIPIS Boudot, Jean
Parisiis Joannis Boudt & Joannem Boudot 1708 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
French Language; Dictionary; Reference; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; (6), 443, 542 pages; DICTIONARIUM UNIVERSALE LATINO-GALLICUM, EX OMNIBUS LATINITATIS AUCTORIBUS SUMMA DILIGENTIA COLLECTUM; COM VARIIS MULTARUM, QUOE VULGÓ SYNONYMAE VIDENTUR, LATINARUM VOCUM DIFFERENTIIS AD USUM SERMI DOMBARUM PRINCIPIS. 3/4 leather over marbled boards. From the library of Henry Sturat of Dorcester and the library of T F Bayard one of America's founding families. Apparently earlier names also on title page daed 1764. Second edition of the original 1704 publication. A very early printing of the very popular Latin/French dictionary. Title page in red and black.. Moderate toning, solid binding with rubbing to extremities. Spine with 5 raised bands. No first or second editions found. Scarce. ; 0 25422 
Price: 935.30 USD
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GUIDONIS PAPAE I. UTRIUSQUE CONSULTISSIMI, ET IN AUGUSTISSIMO SENATU GRATIANOPOLITANO REGIS CONSILIARII. DECISIONES. A. RAMBAUDI, F. PISARDI, STEPH. RANCHINI, L. RABOTII, P. MATTHAI, FERRERII, N. BONITONII; NECNON REUERENDI D. IOANNIS A CRUCE OLIM IN..., Pape G.
14 GUIDONIS PAPAE I. UTRIUSQUE CONSULTISSIMI, ET IN AUGUSTISSIMO SENATU GRATIANOPOLITANO REGIS CONSILIARII. DECISIONES. A. RAMBAUDI, F. PISARDI, STEPH. RANCHINI, L. RABOTII, P. MATTHAI, FERRERII, N. BONITONII; NECNON REUERENDI D. IOANNIS A CRUCE OLIM IN... Pape G.
Lugduni Sumptibus Ioannis Antonii De Gabiano 1619 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Folio 13" - 23" tal; [6], 535, [30], [9] [4] [3] [9] [5], 74 pages; GUIDONIS PAPAE I. UTRIUSQUE CONSULTISSIMI, et in augustissimo senatu gratianopolitano regis consiliarii. DECISIONES. A. Rambaudi, F. Pisardi, Steph. Ranchini, L. Rabotii, P. Matthai, Ferrerii, N. Bonitonii; Necnon Reuerendi D. Ioannis a Cruce olim in eadem Curia Praesidis: nunc vero Episcopi Gratianopolitani Annatationibus illustratae, auctae, à pluribus erroribus expurgate qui antae irrepserant, sensumque plurimis in locis euerterant. QUIBUS, colophonis instar, acesserunt hac nouissima Editione acutissimae Observationes, & doctissimae Lucubrationes Gasparis Baronis I. V. D. Olim in codem Senatu Patroni celeberrimi, in foro versantibus apprime necessariae. Bound in early calf leather. Solid. Engraved title page has neat repair . Elaborated and sometimes illustrated initials and front and end pieces. Extensive indexes. Two title pages. BOUND WITH 74p; DECISIONES GUIDONIS PAPE IURISCONSULTI GRATIONOPOLITANI, COMMENTARIA IN STATUTUM DELPHINALE SI QUIS PER LITTERAS...Lugduni, Sumptibus Ioannis de Gabiano, 1618 . Light waterstain to last 70 or so leaves. Overall contents condition is VG with a very few [I counted 3] contemporaneous notes. Spine with raised bands. ; 8 30889 
Price: 375.95 USD
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HOMERII OPERA OMNIA EX RECENSIONE ET CUM NOTIS VOLUMEN QUARTUM [G], Clarkii, Samuelis (editor)
15 HOMERII OPERA OMNIA EX RECENSIONE ET CUM NOTIS VOLUMEN QUARTUM [G] Clarkii, Samuelis (editor)
London Veneunt Apud Ricardum Priestley 1814 Second Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 558, 1 pages; Text is in both the Latin and Greek Language. Rebound with much of original boards laid down. Covers now detached and spine strip lacking. Two title pages, one for Volume 4 and one for Volume 2 with vol 4 tp bound in front. I have been unable to determine what books are included in this volume. There are, however, graphics of each title page and each on the 15 heading pages available. It seems to me that all 4 books are included. Interlinear Greek and Latin, all edges gilt. Armorial bookplate of Alexander Goode. Textblock clean and solid. ; 0 26257 
Price: 93.95 USD
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LE VITE DI TUTTI GLIMPERADORI ROMANI DA GIULIO CESARE SIN A MASSIMILIANO [G], Pedro Mexia [Messia]; M. Lodovico Dolce
16 LE VITE DI TUTTI GLIMPERADORI ROMANI DA GIULIO CESARE SIN A MASSIMILIANO [G] Pedro Mexia [Messia]; M. Lodovico Dolce
Venetia Appresso Il Barezzi 1644 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Rome; Royalty; Emperors; B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; [52] 1061, 1062-1072 pages; LE VITE DI TUTTI GLIMPERADORI ROMANI DA GIULIO CESARE SIN A MASSIMILIANO bound with a second title consecutively paginated- Di Paolo Baglioni; AGGIUNTA ALLE VITE DE GLIMPERADORI NELLA QUALE FI NARRA LA VITA DI FERNANDO SECONDO...DI FERNANDO TERZO. Volume contains two title pages. WorldCat returns copies, both in German libraries. OCLC #634723756. AE cites no copies as having shown up at auction. Bound in vellum with handwritten label to spine. Endpages damaged. Contents good. What is apparently an owner's name is inked to bottom of text block. Generally each emperor is represented by a portrait on the first page of his bio. Pages bright white. Adt'l graphics available. A long book of 121 briefly told Emperor's lives. ; 0 30874 
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M. TULLI CICERONIS CATO MAIOR DE SENECTUTE, Bennet, Charles E
17 M. TULLI CICERONIS CATO MAIOR DE SENECTUTE Bennet, Charles E
Benj. H. Sanborn & Co 1901 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Textbook in nglish and Latin. Writing of front free end papers else generally clean. ; 0 20854 
Price: 13.11 USD
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18 M. TULLII CICERONIS SCRIPTA QUAE MANSERUNT OMNIA; PARTIS I. VOL. II. Cicero, Marcus Tullius.
May not be noted. Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 3/4 leather on marbled boards. ? Indlsey library . Hinges sound, nice copy, inked ownership name on title page. 398pp. Multi color spine; 0 6464 
Price: 18.66 USD
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MEMORABILIA SUSATENSIA QUIBUS ORIGO FATA IUDICA MAGISTRATUS PRIVILEGIA PACTA STATUTA MANDATA ORDINATIONES POLITICAE AC IUDICIALES RECESSUS IURISDICTIONALES, ALIAQUE INCLUTAE REIPUBLICAE SUSATENSIS NOTABILIORA HACTENUS PARTIM INEDITA AD ILLUSTRANDAM ... [G[, Emminghaus, Theodor Georg Wilhelm
19 MEMORABILIA SUSATENSIA QUIBUS ORIGO FATA IUDICA MAGISTRATUS PRIVILEGIA PACTA STATUTA MANDATA ORDINATIONES POLITICAE AC IUDICIALES RECESSUS IURISDICTIONALES, ALIAQUE INCLUTAE REIPUBLICAE SUSATENSIS NOTABILIORA HACTENUS PARTIM INEDITA AD ILLUSTRANDAM ... [G[ Emminghaus, Theodor Georg Wilhelm
Georgii Michaelis Margraffi 1749 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Law; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; frontis; Small 4to 9" - 11" ; xxii, [2], 98 pages; MEMORABILIA SUSATENSIA QUIBUS ORIGO FATA IUDICA MAGISTRATUS PRIVILEGIA PACTA STATUTA MANDATA ORDINATIONES POLITICAE AC IUDICIALES RECESSUS IURISDICTIONALES, ALIAQUE INCLUTAE REIPUBLICAE SUSATENSIS NOTABILIORA HACTENUS PARTIM INEDITA AD ILLUSTRANDAM ...frontis copperplate laid down on reinforcing sheet. Title page in red and black. A book of law commentary by a professor of law. Later binding. Head and tail pieces, mixed Latin and German language. Graphic of book exterior available. ; 0 28172 
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PREDICHE NELLE SOLENNITA DI CHRISTO, Pedro Nunez De Avendagno; Bartolomeo Dalla Bella
20 PREDICHE NELLE SOLENNITA DI CHRISTO Pedro Nunez De Avendagno; Bartolomeo Dalla Bella
Venice, Italy Francesco Storti 1649 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" ; . [half title leaf], [full title leaf], pages; Illustrated title page, elaborated initials and tailpieces. Text in two columns. Contemporary limp vellum. Some external discoloration, attached eps separated from inside covers, ink notations to eps, old ink ownership to half andfull title leaf. Dampwrinkling throughout, trivial worming to lower margin of last 3 leaves, dampstaining to lower portion of pages at front of volume, affecting smallportion of text before p41 and after p112, and lower/inside margin of pp41-112. Collated; contains half title, full title, and dedication leaf, but lacks any other leaves preceding translator's note [as does the copy in Switzerland- the 3 other found copies not listing pagination], (p[7], recto of leaf preceding b[1]). Engraving on title page, printed marginalia. OCLC Number: 165812675. None found, Worldcat returns 4 copies with minor variations. ; 0 30599 
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