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London: Cadell, EElliot, 1788. 2 volumes. 486 pages plus ads and 587 pages. Upper corner of margin on volume 1 eroded in margins, not effecting the text. 8vo, contemporary polished dark brown calf with red leather spine labels, rubbed. London: Printed for T. Cadell, C. Elliot, T. Kay, and Co., 1788. A New Edition. Internally clean and bright, a very good set.
Amsterdam: Schneider, 1759. BOUND WITH: Dissertations Sur les Passions Sur la Tragedie Sur La Regle du Gout. viii + 134pp. and 139pp., 12mo, full mottled leather, gilt-decorated spine; rubbed, with wear to spine ends and corners, early ownership signature page facing title page with some transfer to title page. Amsterdam: Chez J. H. Schneider, 1759. Internally, clean and tight, a very good copy.
New York: Appleton, 1878. Illustrated. 8vo, 3/4 tan calf, marbled boards, marbled edges, ornately gilt spine with red and green leather labels. New York: Appleton, 1878. Very good (+). A textbook which is a little masterpiece of its kind. Huxley never accepted without qualification the Darwinian principle. He thought "transmutation may take place without transition" and thereby anticipated the findings of modern research. He liberated the English anatomical school from the deductive method, and sounded the keynote of the social.....
New York: Oxford University Press, 1943. Three volumes. Translated by Gilbert Highet. 8vo, green cloth; covers dust soiled, spines darkened, heavy pen underlining in the first 86 pages of volume I. New York: Oxford University Press, 1943-1945. Internally clean and bright, a very good set. Volume I is a 1945 second edition, Volumes II & III are 1943, 1944. Volume I: Archaic Greece, The Mind of Athens. Volume II: In Search of the Divine Centre. Volume III: The Conflict of.....
Vienna: Braumuller, 1877. xliii, 54-270, pp of German Text. Slim 8vo, rebound in plain maroon boards with spine label; uncut edges. Wien: Wilhelm Braumuller, 1877. First edition. A very good(+) copy of this scarce book, with the small ownership plate of art historian Meyer Schapiro. The original front wrapper is preserved within, darkened and chipped at edges, but with an ink inscription from Dr. Janitschek Quellenschriften fur Kunstgeschichte und Kunsttechnik des Mittelalters und der Renaissance, Volume XI.
Paris: Paulin, Libraire-Editeur, 1833. 2 volumes. 8vo, contemporary 1/2 calf with blind-stamped design on each spine and gilt lettering, spine ends and edges of corners worn, moderate foxing throughout both volumes, modern pencil annotations on the margins of a few pages of volume one, errata page creased in right margin. Paris: Paulin, Libraire-Editeur, 1833. Sabin 35890.