Recent arrivals and highlights

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Listed below are some of our recent arrivals and featured books. Check back regularly for updates.

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1746 Almanac front cover

A lovely copy in green vellum covers, stamped with the arms of Amsterdam

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A volume of eight quarto poems carefully bound together.

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Manuscript and Map describing the Holy Land under Ottoman rule

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An annotated copy of the first textbook on differential calculus, with a dozen pages of annotations and corrections by a skilled mathematician, written in a neat legible hand.

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Two works, bound together, both inscribed by their author, Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin.

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The first edition of Parent-Duchâtelet’s ground-breaking and influential study: Prostitution in early 19th century Paris: read by Balzac, Dumas, and Sue.

Dis Manibus slipcase

Edition of 13 signed & numbered copies. 28 x 37 cm (slipcase); 25 x 36 cm (book). 26 leaves. Begun in Rome (Italy), 2018; Helsinki (Finland); and Weimar (Germany), completed November 2020.

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[MANET]. ZOLA (Émile). Paris, imprimerie de A. Quantin, Janvier 1884.

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La Gradiva.

Author:

Didier Mutel

Book Artist:

Atelier Didier Mutel

Illustrated with 21 original large double-page engravings by Didier Mutel, one of 30 copies.

La Pierre Rosette

The Rosetta Stone for Mutel’s Poetics of Acid Etching.