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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 areas of interest include Italian history & culture (particularly the Renaissance) and American industrial silver (especially Gorham).
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Anquetil, Louis-Pierre, 1723-1806   Louis XIV: Sa Cour et le Régent  Publisher: A Paris, Chez Moutard, Imprimeur-Libraire de la reine, de Madame, & de Madame comtesse d'Artois, M. DCC. LXXXIX [1789]. Four volumes: lij, 336, [2] p. (last p. blank); viij, 406, [2] p. (last p. blank); x, 430 p.; xiij, 415, [5] p. Errata, vol. 1, p. [337]; vol. 2, p. [407]; vol. 4, p. [420]. Publisher's listing of author's works, vol. 1, p. [ij]. "L'ouvrage... est un assemblage de citations, une espèce de centon composé de passages de différens auteurs, coutus & adaptés de manière à former un tout de parties trés disparates" (vol. 1, p. ix). "Observations sur les écrits cités...", vol. 1, p. xv-lij. References: Cioranescu 8050; BN vol. 3 col. 422; BM vol. 5 col. 843. Bound in contemporary half-leather, rebacked. Stock#NS0323.
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Brent, Charles H. (Henry), Bp., 1862-1929   The Sixth Sense: its Cultivation and Use by Charles H. Brent (The Art of LIfe Series)  Publisher: NY, B. W. Huebsch, 1911. 5 p.l., 13-105 p.; 17.5 cm. The art of life series, E. H. Griggs, editor. "Second printing. March 1912." "The Mystic Sense which relates man to the spiritual or psychic aspect of reality and its relation to health, thought, character and religion." Stock#NS0320. Vg / no dj.
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