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Contact information: The Owl at the Bridge
25 Berwick Lane, Cranston, Rhode Island, 02905-3708, United States
Phone: 401-467-7362    
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The Owl at the Bridge, in business since 1981, specializes in scholarly, rare, and unusual out-of-print books. We stock a wide range of titles in many subjects and supply printed lists on request. Our primary interests include Italian history & culture, particularly the Renaissance. We are now divesting ourselves of our reference collection in American industrial silver, especially Gorham.
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Créquy-Montmorency, Charles, 1734-1794   Pétition et Pièces Présentées à l’Assemblée Nationale par l’infortuné Charles de Bourbon-Montmorency...  Publisher: A Paris: De l’Imprimerie de Pougin, rue Mazarine, no. 51 [1791]. 71, [1] p.; 22 cm. Title continues: connu sous le nom d’Alexandre de Crequy, détenu 46 ans en différentes prisons et forteresses, par lesquelles il dévoile à la nation le comble des horreurs, de la tyrannie et du despotisme, sous les règnes de Louis XV et de Louis XVI. Reference: Martin & Walter, Révolution française, I, 8800. One of a collection of forty Royalist and counter-revolutionary tracts of the French Revolution. Very Good in recent pamphlet binding with marbled paper. Stock#OB1041-2.
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Piacentini, Dionisio Gregorio, 1684-1754. Cardoni, Basilio   D. Gregorii Placentini ... De siglis veterum graecorum, opus posthumum, et De Tusculano Ciceronis...  Publisher: Romae, sumptibus Venantii Monaldini, MDCCLVII. [1757]. xv, 184, 66 p., illus.; 27 cm. Title continues: nunc Crypta-Ferrata D. Basilii Cardoni... disceptatio apologetica." Cardoni’s work has special title-page: De Tusculano M.T. Ciceronis, nunc Crypta-Ferrata, adversus P. Joan Lucam Zuzzeri... D. Basilii Cardoni... disceptatio apologetica. Romae, sumptibus Venantii Monaldini, MDCCLVII. Tusculum, the ancient city in the Alban Hills near Rome and Cicero's summer place, yielded rich finds to early archaeologists, including the Greek coins amply illustrated here. Stock#OB1039. Very Good, bound in full contemporary vellum.
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Shipping: USPS media mail $5.50; priority $11; tracking included in receipt email. International orders charged by weight; we will notify the buyer if shipping exceeds our default. Payments accepted: credit card (your bill will say "A Book CoOp", former name of TomFolio), check, Western Union or International Money Order. We invoice established institutions. On request we provide additional services or a different carrier (UPS, FedEx, DHL) although, astonishingly, the USPS remains most economical. Return any item within ten days of receipt, refund to exclude shipping. This is a secure site for credit transactions; use Visa, Mastercard, or American Express (this bookseller does not use paypal).
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