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Über den Z...
Pauli, W. [E.]
Über den Zusammenhang des Abschlusses der Elektronengruppen im Atom mit der Komplexstruktur der Spektren.
Berlin, Julius Springer, 1925. 8vo (21.1 x 15.2 cm). pp. 765-783 [complete volume: vii, 952 pp.]. Contemporary full red buckram. Gilt title on the spine. Edges speckled red.
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€750.00
Pauli's discovery of the Exclusion Principle, which brought him a Nobel Prize in physics
Théorie de...
Poincaré, [J.] H.
Théorie des groupes fuchsiens.
Stockholm, F. & G. Beijer, 1882. 4to (28.5 x 22.0 cm). 62 pp. Original printed wrappers.
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€3,000.00
Poincaré's founding paper on automorphic functions
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Pollak-Sorer, F.
Alt-Wiener Stichmuster. Petit Point. 32 farbige Tafeln nach alten Originalen. Mit einer Einführung von Frieda Pollak-Sorrer.
Alt-Wiener Stichmuster. Petit Point. 32 farbige Tafeln nach alten Originalen. Mit einer Einführung von Frieda Pollak-Sorrer. Wien, Manz, 1923. Small oblong folio (12.5 x 18.1 cm). 16 pp. (including title page); 32 numbered, full colour prints, each on a separate oblong, glossy cardboard sheet. Preserved in original green linen dropbox with black logo on top board; gold paper covered sides and irridescent silken pastedowns.
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€250.00
32 fine examples of Viennese flower embroidery
Paul. Pott...
Potter P.
Paul. Potter delineavit ad vivum. [Jaguars]
[Amsterdam], Nicolaes Visscher, ca. 1650. Oblong folio (18.6 x 24.2 cm). Engraved title page and seven other engravings (each measuring ca. 14 x 17 cm), numbered 1-8 in the lower right corner outside the printed frame. Later blind quarter vellum over marbled boards.
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€2,700.00
The first accurate illustration of a jaguar, by a famous Dutch artist
P. Potter...
Potter P.
P. Potter inventor Marc. de Bye fecit. [Lions]
[Amsterdam], Nicolaes Visscher, 1664. Oblong folio (18.6 x 24.8 cm). Engraved title page, and seven other engravings (each measuring ca. 16 x 21.5 cm), numbered 1-8 in the lower right corner outside the printed frame. Later blind quarter vellum over marbled boards.
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€2,000.00
Fine, lively engravings, by a famous Dutch artist
An account...
Priestley, J.
An account of further discoveries in air. [AND: Observations on different kinds of air].
London, The Royal Society, 1775. 4to (24.2 x 18.6 cm). 11 pp. Later red cloth with gilt title on the spine [AND] London, The Royal Society, 1772. 4to (23.0 x 18.0 cm). 118 pp.; one large, double-folded plate. Matching later red cloth.
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€2,000.00
The discovery of oxygen
Cochon d’I...
Regnault, [N. F.]
Cochon d’Inde à deux corps. [ Les ecarts de la nature, ou recueil des principales monstruosités que la nature produit dans le genre animal planche 2 ].
[Paris], Regnault, [1775]. Single sheet (26.6 x 18.7 cm). Engraved and finely hand-coloured plate with printed caption.
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€650.00
An 18th-century illustration as rare as a two-bodied guinea pig
Vue philos...
Robinet, J. B.
Vue philosophique de la gradation naturelle des formes de l'etre, ou les essais de la nature qui apprend a faire l’homme.
Amsterdam, E. van Hartevelt, 1768. 8vo (18.8 x 11.7 cm). Title in red and black with engraved vignette; [iv], 260, [iv] pp.; ten finely engraved plates. Contemporary full mottled calf; spine with five raised, gilt-ornamented bands; compartments rich gilt with floral vignettes, and burgundy morocco label with gilt title. Front board with gilt-crowned vignette, board edges gilt-lined. Marbled endpapers. Edges red.
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€750.00
Before Darwin...influential ideas on evolution by a French naturalist
De eerste...
Ronner, L.
De eerste vijf der AGS 1918-1923. [AND] De tweede vijf der AGS 1918-1928.
Amsterdam, Amsterdamsche Grafische School, 1923-1928. In two volumes. Square 4to (25.0 x 24.0 cm). 96 [33; 63] pp.; 35 [35; 0] plates (including several in full colour). Numerous text illustrations, including portraits (tipped-in). Pictorial wrappers in three colours.
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€350.00
Two rare books on Dutch (pre) Art Deco design (Amsterdamse School)
Atlas port...
Rost, J. L.
Atlas portatilis coelestis oder kurze Vorstellung des ganzen Weltgebäudes in den Anfangs-Gründen der wahren Astronomie.
Nürnberg, C. Weigel, 1780. 8vo (17.4 x 10.6 cm). Title page; [xii], 362, [xxii] pp.; 38 fine, original hand-coloured plates. Contemporary half calf over speckled boards. Spine with five raised bands; compartments with gilt ornamental lines and floral vignettes; tan morocco label with gilt title. Pastedowns marbled. Speckled edges.
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€2,250.00
An unrecorded edition, with fine, hand-coloured plates
Thesaurus...
Ruysch, F.
Thesaurus anatomicus primus - decimus; Curae posteriores seu Thesaurus anatomicus omnium praecedentium maximus; Curae renovatae, seu, Thesaurus anatomicus post curas posteriores, novus.
Amsterdam, Jansson-Waesberg, 1721-1729. 12 parts in one. 4to (23.8 x 18.4 cm). 12 title pages; 47 engraved plates of which seven larger, folded. Later half calf over marbled boards. Spine with five raised bands; compartments with gilt vignettes and red morocco label with gilt title. All edges red.
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€2,600.00
Complete with the Curae posteriores and Curae renovatae
Réalisatio...
Saint Phalle, N. de
Réalisations, & projets d'architectures de Niki de Saint Phalle. [AND] Niki de Saint Phalle Museum Boymans-van Beuningen 22 juli - 5 september 1976. [Exhibition catalogue].
Paris, Alexandre Iolas, [1974]. Oblong, elongate leporello with 23 folds (16.1 x 590.4 cm), with stiff printed boards(16.1 x 24.6 cm).
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€750.00
A unique, signed copy