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France

Date range: 1700-1798

L’Iliade d’Homere, traduite en françois, avec des remarques par Madame Dacier

Rosenwald 1611
Homer. L’Iliade d’Homere, traduite en françois, avec des remarques par Madame Dacier. Paris, Rigaud, 1711. 3 v. plates. 17 cm.
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Drawings for the illustrations of Boccaccio’s Decamerone.

Rosenwald 1645
Gravelot, Hubert François, 1699-1773. Drawings for the illustrations of Boccaccio’s Decamerone. (Published in Paris, with imprint: Londra, 1757) 175-]. 2 Cases. 31 cm.
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Original drawings

Rosenwald 1657
Gravelot, Hubert François, 1699-1773. Original drawings. [n.p., n.d.]. 8 mounted drawings in 2 cases. 34 cm.
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England and Scotland Date range: 1704-1807
Coloritto

Rosenwald 1741
Le Blon, Jakob Christoffel, 1667-1741. Coloritto. [London, 1725]. vii, 27 p. 5 plates (4 col.) 31 cm.
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A collection of designs in architecture, containing new plans and elevations of houses, for general use. With a great variety of sections of rooms ... To which are added, curious designs of stone and timber bridges ... Likewise some screens and pavilions. In two volumes, each containing sixty plates ... engraved on copper.

Rosenwald 1756
Swan, Abraham. A collection of designs in architecture, containing new plans and elevations of houses, for general use. With a great variety of sections of rooms ... To which are added, curious designs of stone and timber bridges ... Likewise some screens and pavilions. In two volumes, each containing sixty plates ... engraved on copper. London [1758] 2 v. 125 plates. 40 cm. Two volumes.
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A new map of South America, shewing it's general divisions, chief cities & towns, rivers, mountains &c. / dedicated to His Highness William Duke of Gloucester

Rosenwald Item, LCCN: 84694439
Wells, Edward, 1667-1727. A new map of South America, shewing it's general divisions, chief cities & towns, rivers, mountains &c. / dedicated to His Highness William Duke of Gloucester ; B. Cole sculp. [London : Printed by T.W. for R. Bonwicke ... et al., 1700?]
1 map ; 36 x 48 cm.
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