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        Respublica. Das ist: Warhaffte eigentliche und kurtze Beschreibung der herrlichen und weitberümpten Statt Venedig, mit gründtlicher erholung ihres Ursprungs ... auch, wie sie sich von Anfang biß auff gegenwärtige zeit unzertheilt in Einigkeit erhalten hat, und noch erhelt. Sampt angehengter fernerer glaubwirdiger Vermeldung, was sich bey eines jeden Hertzogen Leben und Regierung denckwirdig zugetragen und verlauffen hat (von H. Kellner). 2 Tle. in 1 Band. Frankfurt, S. Feyerabend 1574. Fol. 4 nn. (l.w.) Bll., 56 num. Bll., 2 w.; 4 nn. (l.w.) Bll., 140 num. Bll., 6 nn. (l.w.) Bll., mit 2 gleichen Titelholzschn. (einmal im Text wiederholt), 1 Druckermarke u. 94 Textholzschnitten von J. Amman (einige wiederholt).Blindgepr. Schweinsldr. d. Zt. über Holzdeckeln mit 1 (von 2) Schließen.

      . . VD 16, K 695 (unter Kellner) - Adams K 11 - Lipperheide Jba 3 (beide nur Kellner) - Becker, Amman 18a - New Hollstein, Amman book illustr. 106 & 105.- Die italienische Originalausgabe von Giannottis Beschreibung von Venedig erschien erstmals 1540, die erste deutsche Ausgabe 1557.- Beigefügt in dieser Ausgabe die kurz zuvor fertiggestellte "Chronica das ist Warhaffte ... Beschreibung, aller Hertzogen zu Venedig Leben (etc.)" mit eigenem Titel und den Dogenporträts Ammans, von Heinrich Kellner aus verschiedenen italienischen Werken kompiliert und übersetzt; laut Feyerabend beigefügt, "damit es einer beieinander hette" (Respublica A3v). Kellners "Chronica" wie meist vorgebunden.- Etw. gebräunt u. im Kopfsteg schwach wasserfleckig, Wappen tlw. ankoloriert, Ebd. etw. fleckig u. berieben, vorderes Außengelenk oben eingerissen, insges. gutes Exemplar.

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        Respublica. Das ist: Warhaffte eigentliche und kurtze Beschreibung der herrlichen und weitberümpten Statt Venedig, mit gründtlicher erholung ihres Ursprungs . auch, wie sie sich von Anfang biß auff gegenwärtige zeit unzertheilt in Einigkeit erhalten hat, und noch erhelt. Sampt angehengter fernerer glaubwirdiger Vermeldung, was sich bey eines jeden Hertzogen Leben und Regierung denckwirdig zugetragen und verlauffen hat (von H. Kellner). 2 Tle. in 1 Band. Frankfurt, S. Feyerabend 1574. Fol. 4 nn. (l.w.) Bll., 56 num. Bll., 2 w.; 4 nn. (l.w.) Bll., 140 num. Bll., 6 nn. (l.w.) Bll., mit 2 gleichen Titelholzschn. (einmal im Text wiederholt), 1 Druckermarke u. 94 Textholzschnitten von J. Amman (einige wiederholt).Blindgepr. Schweinsldr. d. Zt. üb

      - VD 16, K 695 (unter Kellner) - Adams K 11 - Lipperheide Jba 3 (beide nur Kellner) - Becker, Amman 18a - New Hollstein, Amman book illustr. 106 & 105.- Die italienische Originalausgabe von Giannottis Beschreibung von Venedig erschien erstmals 1540, die erste deutsche Ausgabe 1557.- Beigefügt in dieser Ausgabe die kurz zuvor fertiggestellte "Chronica das ist Warhaffte . Beschreibung, aller Hertzogen zu Venedig Leben (etc.)" mit eigenem Titel und den Dogenporträts Ammans, von Heinrich Kellner aus verschiedenen italienischen Werken kompiliert und übersetzt; laut Feyerabend beigefügt, "damit es einer beieinander hette" (Respublica A3v). Kellners "Chronica" wie meist vorgebunden.- Etw. gebräunt u. im Kopfsteg schwach wasserfleckig, Wappen tlw. ankoloriert, Ebd. etw. fleckig u. berieben, vorderes Außengelenk oben eingerissen, insges. gutes Exemplar. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Ptolemaisch General Tafel, begreiffend die halbe Kugel der Welt

      Basel, Heinrich Petri, 1540 (1574). 25,3 : 34,4 cm.. Shirley, R. W.: The Mapping of the World, No. 76. - Frühe Ptolemäische Holzschnitt-Weltkarte von Sebastian Münster. Umgeben von Wolken und Windköpfen. Rückseitig Titel umgeben von schöner Holzschnittbordüre. Aus der deutschen Ausgabe der Kosmographie des Sebastian Münster, 1574 mit dem Titel Cosmographey oder beschreibung aller Länder bei Heinrich Petri in Basel erschienen. Der Holzstock dieser Karte kam erstmals im Jahre 1540 in Seb. Münsters Geographia Universalis zum Einsatz. - Zwei kleine Wurmlöcher im oberen und unteren Rand nahe der Bugfalte hinterlegt. Im Rand geringfügige Verfärbungen und Verschmutzungen. Sehr gut erhaltenes Exemplar auf bestens erhaltenem Papier. - Early Ptolemaic woodcut world map by Sebastian Münster. With a surround of clouds and wind-heads. Title on verso surrounded by a beautiful woodcut border. From the German edition of Sebastian Münster's Cosmography, titled Cosmographey oder beschreibung aller Länder, published 1574 by Heinrich Petri in Basel. The woodblock of this map was used first in Münster's Geographia Universalis in 1540. - Two tiny worm holes in upper and lower margin around centrefold backed. Minor toning and soiling in the margins. A very good copy on excellent paper.

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        Index rerum et sententiarum veteris & novi testamenti. Alpha & Omega... // Index testimoniorum a christo & apostolis in novo testamento citator // Catalogi virorum veteris & novi test. / virorum obscurorum utriusque testamenti / illustrium item mulierum / obsurarium dein mulierum / de bellia, victoria & triumphis iustorum contra impios / orationes ... / de tyranmide & bellia impiorum contra iustos. // Pandectarum Liber. XIII, Tropis...Metaphorae.

      ohne Ort, Drucker und Jahr (um 1540).. 770 S. (s.p.), 8 Bl., 28 Bl, 9 Bl. Geprägter Ganzlederband des 16. Jahrhunderts mit (fehlenden) Schließen.. Kompilation von unmittelbar aufeinanderfolgend gedruckten Texten des Humanisten, Mediziner und Theologen Otto Brunfels 1488-1534). Bei den Otto Brunfels eindeutig zuzuordnenden Texten (in den Inhaltsübersichtsblättern ist der Name Otto Brunfels' alt geschwärzt) scheint es sich nicht um deren jeweiligen Erstdrucke (im Falle der Catalogi wäre dies 1528) zu handeln. Den autorlosen Haupttext, der 770-seitige Index zum Alten und Neuen Testament) konnte Otto Brunfels nicht eindeutig zugeordnet werden, da das Titelblatt fehlt. Schöner Ganledereinband der Zeit. Der hintere Außenfalz oberflächlich angebrochen. Alte Provenienzenstempel der Universitätsbibliothek Münster ("Ex Bibl. Paulina Monast.") auf Kopfschnitt und Index-Blatt I. Daselbst auch alter "Ausgeschieden"-Stempel der Univ.bibliothek Münster. Privater Exlibris-Vermerk eines Besitzers aus dem Jahr 1590 daselbst.

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        Das Kunigreich Engelland, mit dem anstossenden Reich Schottland, so vor zeiten Albion und Britannia, haben geheissen

      Basel, Heinrich Petri, 1540 (1574). 25,2 : 34,4 cm.. Frühe, ungewöhnliche nach Osten orientierte Holzschnittkarte Großbritanniens von Sebastian Münster. Die Karte stellt eine große Verbesserung gegenüber früheren Karten der Region dar und bezeichnet erstmals viele Städte. Am oberen linken Rand ist ein Index zu den lateinischen und englischen Ortsnamen vorhanden. Die Flaggen von England und Schottland sind dargestellt. Rückseitig Titel umgeben von schöner Holzschnittbordüre. Aus der deutschen Ausgabe der Kosmographie des Sebastian Münster, 1574 mit dem Titel Cosmographey oder beschreibung aller Länder bei Heinrich Petri in Basel erschienen. Der Holzstock dieser Karte kam erstmals im Jahre 1540 in Seb. Münsters Geographia Universalis zum Einsatz. - Ein unberührtes, nicht restauriertes Exemplar in Originalzustand. Geringfügige Verschmutzungen vornehmlich im Rand. Sehr gut erhaltenes Exemplar, in kräftigem Abdruck auf bestens erhaltenem Papier. - Early, unusual woodcut map of England, oriented to the East. Sebastian Munster's map was the first separately printed map of England and a landmark in the history of British maps. The map represents a major improvement over previous maps of the region and mentioned many cities for the first time. At the upper left is a key to the Latin and English place names. The flags of England and Scotland are shown. The title on verso is surrounded by a beautiful woodcut border. From the German edition of Sebastian Münster's Cosmography, titled Cosmographey oder beschreibung aller Länder, published 1574 by Heinrich Petri in Basel. The woodblock of this map was used first in Münster's Geographia Universalis in 1540. - An untouched and not restored copy in excellent original condition. Minor soiling mainly in margin.

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        LIBRI I-V e VII DELL'ARCHITETTURA

      Venetia/Paris/Francofurti, Nicolini da Sabbio/Marcolini/Wechel, 1540-1575. In-4 gr. 5 voll., p. pergam. mod., dorso a cordoni con tit. oro su tassello. Offriamo le seguenti edizioni: - (mm. 357x235) IL PRIMO LIBRO DI ARCHITETTURA / IL SECONDO LIBRO DI PERSPETTIVA, cc.num. 16,31, c.nn. 1 (colophon). Un solo frontespizio con largo fregio xilografico, figg. inc. su legno nel t., colophon sotto la marca tipogr.: "In Venetia per Cornelio de Nicolini da Sabbio a instantia de Marchio Sessa", s.d. "Prima edizione italiana". Cfr. Fowler,304 - Cicognara,664. - (mm. 337x227) IL TERZO LIBRO.. nel qual si figurano, e descrivono le antiquita di Roma, e le altre che sono in Italia, e fuori d?'Italia - Venetia, per Francesco Marcolino da Forlì, marzo 1540, pp.num. CLV, incluso il frontespizio figurato (la segnatura ?"I?", pp. LXI-LXVIII, è stata posposta dopo la ?"K?", pp. LXIX-LXXVI); dedica del Serlio a Francesco I e illustrato nel t. da inc. su legno; il libro termina con una nota ai Lettori; al verso dell?'ultima c., colophon e registro entro grande ed elaborata cornice con marca tipografica. "Edizione originale". Cfr. Fowler,308 - Berlin Cat.,2560. - (mm. 333x227) (Il IV libro) REGOLE GENERALI DI ARCHITETTURA.. sopra le cinque maniere de gli edifici, cioè, thoscano, dorico, ionico, corinthio; e composito, con gli essempi de l'antiquita, che per la maggior parte concordano con la dottrina di Vitruvio, con nuove additioni - Venetia, per Francesco Marcolini da Forlì, 1540, cc.num. LXXVI, incluso il frontespizio figurato che porta al verso ?"Libro quarto..?"; dedica ad Alfonso D?'Avalos e illustrato nel t. da inc. su legno; colophon e registro, entro grande ed elaborata cornice con marca tipografica, al verso dell?'ultima c. "Seconda edizione" con frontesp. ed ill. prese dall?'ediz. originale del 1537 e nuova composizione del testo con correzione degli errori. Cfr. Fowler,314 - Berlin Cat.,2558. - (mm. 352x240) QUINTO LIBRO D?'ARCHITETTURA.. Nel quale se tratta de diverse forme de Tempij sacri secondo il costume Christiano, & al modo Antico. A la serenissima Regina di Navarra. Traduict en Francois par Ian Martin, Secretaire de Monseigneur le Rev.ime Cardinal de Lenoncourt - Paris, de l?'Imprimerie de Michel De Vascosan, 1547, cc.num. 33, incluso il frontespizio entro cornice decorata su fondo nero; illustrato nel t. da inc. su legno; testo italiano in corsivo e tondo in francese. Manca l?'ultima c.b. "Edizione originale". Cfr. Fowler,321 - Berlin Cat.,2565. - (mm. 340x230) .. ARCHITECTURAE LIBER SEPTIMUS. In quo multa explicantur, quae architecto variis locis possunt occurrere.. IL SETTIMO LIBRO D?'ARCHITETTURA.. Nel qual si tratta di molti accidenti, che possono occorrer?' al Architetto, in diversi luoghi & istrane forme de siti, e nelle restauramenti, o restitutioni di case, e come habiamo à far, per servicij de gli altri edifici e simil?' cose: come nella sequente pagina si lege. Nel fine vi sono aggiunti sei palazzi, con le sue piante e fazzate, in diversi modi fatte, per fabricar in villa per gran Prencipi. Italiano e latino - Francofurti ad Moenum, ex officina typographica Andreae Wecheli, 1575, cc.nn. 6, pp.num. 243, grande stemma di Gulielmo Ursino a Rosenberg cui è dedicata l?'opera; ornato da capilettera e finali e illustrato nel t. da inc. su legno; testo su due colonne (italiano e latino), marca tipografica al verso dell?'ultima c. "Edizione originale". Cfr. Fowler,326: ?"Book VII deals for the most part with domestic architecture?" - Brunet,V,304. Nel ns. esempl.: 3 voll. leggerm. corti del marg. sup.; 2 con lieve alone marginale e 1 con tracce d?'uso, altrim. fresco e ben conservato.

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        Biblia på Swensko.

      Uppsala, Georg Richolff, 1540-41. Bladpaginerad. Titelblad med träsnitt; 5 blad +I-CXXIII +1 blad; 1 blad.+II-CLVIII; 1 blad.+II-LXXVIII; 1blad.+II-CXL; 1 bladl.+II-LXXXIX; 1 blad +II-CLXV + tomt blad. 66 träsnitt. Folio 31,5 X 22 cm. Senare helläderband med spännen. Titelbladet är fläckat. Titelbladet och dess baksida med svenska riksvapnet är uppfordrade. Det följande "Förspråkets" fem blad är uppfordrade och delvis fläckade. Pentateukens 11 träsnitt i helsidesformat och de mindre träsnitten är bevarade. Blad VI är reparerat med textförlust. Andra avdelningen med de historiska böckerna från Josua till Ester har ett helsides och elva mindre träsnitt bevarade (samtliga). Blad LXI har reva och är lagat med textförlust. Några blad är fläckade och ett har en liten reva. Tredje avdelningen innehåller Job-Salomos höga visa. Blanka bladet har en gammal namnteckning i bläck. Tredje avdelningen innehåller ett helsides träsnitt och ett mindre (samtliga). Blad V har kladd i marginalen med bläck. Psaltaren innehåller anteckningar och understrykningar med bläck. Blad XXVIII är lagat i övre marginalen. Ett par blad har revor i nedre marginalen. Fjärde avdelningen innehåller profeterna. Denna del innehåller två mindre träsnitt (samtliga). Profeterna Jesajas och Jeremias böcker innehåller understrykningar med bläck. Några blad är fläckade och några har små revor. Femte delen Apokryferna innehåller inga träsnitt. Första blanka bladet i denna del har ägarnamnteckning. I blad XXI har texten skadats med viss textförlust. Några blad är fläckade. Sjätte och sista delen innehåller Nya testamentet och är rikt illustrerat med träsnitt. Johannes uppenbarelse med apokalypsträsnitten är i dåligt skick med många reparerade och uppfordrade blad. Evangelierna och epistlarna innehåller flera blad som är uppfordrade och reparerade. Genomgående i hela bibeln är en del blad hårt skurna med någon textförlust i marginalerna.. Denna s.k. Vasa-bibel är den första bibel som trycktes på svenska, och den hade stor betydelse för formandet av ett svenskt skriftspråk. Den är rikt illustrerad med märkliga träsnitt av den framstående tyske mästaren Georg Lemberger, (ca 1490-1545). Detta exemplar innehåller fotokopior av en bokoffert från Björck och Börjesson med kopia på handskrivet brev av bokbindaren Gustaf Hedberg från 1941

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        Copilacion de todas las obras del famosissimo poeta Juan de Mena: covi(e)ne saber Las ccc. con otras xxiiij coplas y su glosa: y la Coronacio(n) de las coplas de los siete pecados mortales con otras cartas y coplas y canciones suyas.

      Valladolid, por Juan de Villaquirán, a costa de Cosme Damia(n) 1540 - Fol. (27,5 x 19,3 cm) ciii fol. inc. portada orlada con cuatro tacos xilográficos, xxvi fol. más inc. nueva portada para la Coronación, también orlada. Encuadernación del siglo XVIII en holandesa, lomo en piel con tejuelo rojo: mena. las obras. Edición en caracteres góticos, a dos columnas, capitulares grabadas en madera. Ambas portadas enmarcadas por cuatro tacos xilográficos y armas imperiales. La glosa de las coplas, al igual que en ediciones anteriores, se debe a Fernán Níñez. Juan de Mena (1411-1456), poeta cordobés, de cuyas obras se han llegado a hacer multitud de ediciones, llegó a ser cronista real y fue al rey Juan II a quien dedicó su Trescientas. Ejemplar con anotaciones manuscritas de época. Portada y primer fol. con mínima restauración, sin afectar texto. Algunas manchas de humedad. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Typvs Orbis a Ptol. Descriptvs

      Basle, Henric Petri, 1540. The World. "Typus Orbis a Ptol. Descriptus". Orig. woodcut, S. Münster after C. Ptolemy's map of the Ancient World. Basle, H. Petri, 1540. With Latin title at the top and 12 classical windheads in the decorative region outside the map, each named. 27:34,5 cm (10 3/4 x 13 3/4 inch).. Shirley: The Mapping of the World, map 76. - A decorative Ptolemaic world map.

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        Historia Vom Ursprung, auff- und abnemmen der Ketzereyen, und was sie seyter Anno 1500. schier aller orten in der Welt, sonderlich aber in Teutschlandt. höchste gefarlichheiten verursacht. Durch Aegidium Albertinum verteutscht. 8 Tle. in 1 Band. München, N.Henricus für J.Hertzroy 1614. 4°. 20 Bll., 853 (recte 855) S.; Tit., 591 S., 6 Bll., Goldschn., Blindgepr. brauner Ldr. d. Zt. über Holzdeckeln, mit Goldpräg. a. Deckeln u. Rckn.

      - VD17 12:122760B u. 12:122728M - Dünnhaupt I, 224, 41, 1 - Faber du Faur II, Nr. 897a (nur fünf von acht Teilen) - Fromm 21603.- Erste deutsche Ausgabe, mit allen Teilen selten; Druckvermerk in der Variante wie beim Ex. in Neresheim.- Übersetzung der "L'Histoire de la naissance, progrès, et décadence de l'hérésie" des französischen Konvertiten F. de Rémond (um 1540-1602).- In der freien Übersetzung des Aegidius Albertinus (1560-1620) gehört das Buch zu den Hauptwerken des stark polemisch gefärbten katholischen gegenreformatorischen Schriftttums. Faber du Faur "nennt das Werk den Fanfarenstoß der Gegenreformation" (Dünnhaupt, II, p. 176).- Im Text drei schemarische Darstellungen der Horoskope Luthers, Melanchthons und Calvins.- Titel mit hs. Besitzvermerken (tls. gelöscht). 1 Bl. mit kl. hinterlegtem Ausriß im weißen Rand, nur stellenw. leicht gebräunt, Ebd. etw. berieben, ob. Kapital rest., Vergold. meist oxydiert, es fehlen d. Schließen, hint. Deckelbezug m. kl. Wurmlöcher. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Manuscript, in Latin, on vellum

      [Flanders, Belgium?], ca. 1540.

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        Albubatris astrologi diligentissimi, Liber Genethliacus, sive, De nativitatibus

      Albubatris astrologi diligentissimi, Liber Genethliacus, sive, De nativitatibus, non solum ingenti rerum scitu dignarum copia, verum etiam ivcundissimo illarum ordine conspicuus. Norimbergae, Apud I. Petreium, 1540. In 16mo; cc.74. Pergamena posteriore, tassello al dorso con titolo in oro. The Warburg Institute, Bibliotheca Astrologica Latina: ?The text was translated by Salio of Padua in or around 1218. The work is extant in a least seven manuscripts and four early printed editions from 1492 to 1540. A treatise in 206 chapters on nativities (birth horoscopes) providing answers to a wide number of questions pertaining to the twelve houses. Bibliography: F.J. Carmody, Arabic Astronomical and Astrological Sciences in Latin Translation. A Critical Bibliography, Berkeley - Los Angeles, 1956, pp. 136 - 137 (nr. 1); F. Sezgin, Geschichte des arabischen Schrifttums, VII, Leiden, 1979, p. 123 (nr. 1.3). (D.J.)?. Treccani.it: ?Ab? Bakr al - ?àsan al - K?f?. Astrologo musulmano di origine persiana, vissuto a Baghd?d (seconda metà sec. 9º), noto in Occidente sotto il nome di Albubather. Autore di varî scritti, alcuni dei quali furono tradotti in latino nei sec. 12º e 13º; uno di essi, in particolare, tradotto nel 1218, ebbe notevole diffusione e fu più volte stampato, nei sec. 15º e 16º, con il titolo di Liber nativitatum o Liber genethliacus (Venezia 1492, 1501; Norimberga 1540)?; Graesse I, pag.60.

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        Theodicee, das ist, Versuch von der Güte Gottes, Freyheit des Menschen, und vom Ursprunge des Bösen, bey dieser vierten Ausgabe durchgehends verbessert, auch mit verschiedenen Zusätzen und Anmerkungen vermehrt von Johann Christoph Gottscheden. Statt einer Einleitung ist die Fontenellische Lobschrift auf den Herrn von Leibniz von neuem übersetzt. Hannover u. Leipzig, N. Förster Erben 1744. 8°. 12 Bll., 64 S., 843 S., 26 Bll., mit gest. Titelporträt u. 1 gef. Kupfertafel, Hldr. d. Zt. mit Rverg. u. Rsch.

      - Ravier 421 - Goedeke III, 361, 34 - Faber du Faur I, 1540 - Kistner-Seebaß 517.- Erste Ausgabe der Gottsched`schen Übersetzung (insges. 4. deutsche Ausg.) ?Diese deutsche Ausgabe, eines der einflußreichsten und wichtigsten Werke des Hochbarock gehört zu den größten Verdiensten Gottscheds, der die bereits von dem Leipziger Professor Richter gründlich verbesserte, erste deutsche Übersetzung von 1720 nochmals getreu revidierte? (Kistner-S.).- Die Kupfertafel zeigt die von Leibnitz erfundene Rechenmaschine; das Porträt gest. v. C. F. Boetius nach G. Leygebe.- Enth. auch den Aufsatz über die "Rechnung mit Null und Eins", eine Beschreibung des von ihm entdeckten binären Zahlensystems, die Grundlage der heutigen Computertechnik.- Titel mit hs. Besitzvermerk, nur gering fleckig, oberes Kapital etw. besch. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Bodenseekarte, Originaltitel:LACVS CONSTAN> XX>TAB<NOVA,

      Basel 1540,. Holzschnitt, Bild 26.0x33.8cm, Blatt 31.0x38.8cm, lateinische Ausgabe, Bl.Nr.48, vollrandig, schöner Allgemeinzustand,. Lake of Constance, woodcut 16 c.,

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        CONSTITUTIONES MARCHIAE ANCONITANAE noviter ab omnibus erroribus atque mendis expurgatae, cum additionibus antiqui, novissime autem quaedam novae additiones adiectae fuerit, usque in

      N. de Aristotele civis Ferrariensis],, S.l. [colophon Venezia, 1540 - in folio, ccnn 6, cn 78, leg. ottocentesca m. pelle con carta dec. ai piatti e tit. oro mss al d. Bel front. a due colori entro elaborata e ricca cornice xilogr. Lozzi 311: "Questa edizione rara secondo il Manzoni è da considerarsi come princeps per le importanti 'Additionibus' e trovasi esattamente descritta dal Raffaelli.". Restauro parziale perfettamente eseguito al verso del front. Belliss. esempl. marginoso e ottimamente conservato. [222]

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        CHRONICUM ABBATIS URSPERGENSIS, A NINO REGE ASSYRIORUM MAGNO usque ad Fridericum II Romanorum imperatorem, ex optimis autoribus .. per studiosum historiarum .. PARALEIPOMENA RERUM MEMORABILIUM, a Friderico usque ad Carolum V Augustum ..

      Argentorati (Strasbourg), apud Cratonem Mylium, 1540 and 1538.ab anno Domini M.CC.XXX usque ad annum M.D.XXXVII .. per eundem studiosum annexa. In 2 parts, the second with separate title page, pagination and register, place and printer taken from colophon which is dated 1538, first title page dated 1540, Latin text, Preface by Philip Melanchthon, folio in sixes, approximately 320 x 205 mm, 12½ x 8 inches, printer's device of lion with shield carrying pillar on title page, repeated on divisional title to Paraleipomena and much larger repeat device on verso final leaf, 105 small round portraits in the text with black backgrounds and wreath frames, historiated and foliated initials, varying in size, occasional small text illustration, pages: [8], CCCLXXXIX, [1]; [2], CLXXXIII, [3], collation: (pi]4, A - Z6, a - d6 e - f4; A - O6, P4, Q6, colophon on Q5r, bound in full panelled calf, bevelled edges to boards, elaborate blind and embossed decoration to covers including a pictorial border with images representing saints and biblical figures, expertly rebacked to style, raised bands, blind decoration in compartments, gilt lettered and decorated red morocco label. Light browning to edges of endpapers, inner paper hinges strengthened neatly, large pale brown damp stain to upper margins throughout, varying in intensity and size, often reaching text without loss, repair to upper margin of first title page which is slightly dusty, neat ownership inscription dated 1621 on title page, very small closed tear to lower edge neatly repaired on reverse, upper margin repairs also to (pi)2 and 3, with loss of a couple of words on (pi)2v, occasional small stain to margins. A good plus copy. A collection of early chronicles by Burchardus. Formerly attributed to Conradus a Lichtenau, provost of Ursperg, and hence known as Chronicon urspergense. Burchardus, the real author of the Chronicle, embodied in it the Chronicon of Ekkehardus, abbot of Aura. Adams, Books printed in Europe 1501 - 1600. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        Seminarium, et plantarium fructiferarum praesertim arborum quae post hortos conseri solent. Cui accedit alter libellus de conserendis arboribus in seminario?

      Ex officina Roberti Stephani 1540 In 8°, p. 193(23). Seconda edizione ampliata (la prima è del 1536) della prima enciclopedia sulla classificazione e la coltivazione degli alberi. Marchio tipografico al frontespizio, tre schemi xilografati nel testo. Esemplare eccellente. Legatura settecentesca in pergamena. (Adams, S 1743; Renouard, 49 / 3).

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        CHRONICUM ABBATIS URSPERGENSIS, A NINO REGE ASSYRIORUM MAGNO usque ad Fridericum II Romanorum imperatorem, ex optimis autoribus .. per studiosum historiarum .. PARALEIPOMENA RERUM MEMORABILIUM, a Friderico usque ad Carolum V Augustum

      Argentorati (Strasbourg), apud Cratonem Mylium, 1540 and 1538.. ab anno Domini M.CC.XXX usque ad annum M.D.XXXVII .. per eundem studiosum annexa. In 2 parts, the second with separate title page, pagination and register, place and printer taken from colophon which is dated 1538, first title page dated 1540, Latin text, Preface by Philip Melanchthon, folio in sixes, approximately 320 x 205 mm, 12½ x 8 inches, printer&#39;s device of lion with shield carrying pillar on title page, repeated on divisional title to Paraleipomena and much larger repeat device on verso final leaf, 105 small round portraits in the text with black backgrounds and wreath frames, historiated and foliated initials, varying in size, occasional small text illustration, pages: [8], CCCLXXXIX, [1]; [2], CLXXXIII, [3], collation: (pi]4, A-Z6, a-d6 e-f4; A-O6, P4, Q6, colophon on Q5r, bound in full panelled calf, bevelled edges to boards, elaborate blind and embossed decoration to covers including a pictorial border with images representing saints and biblical figures, expertly rebacked to style, raised bands, blind decoration in compartments, gilt lettered and decorated red morocco label. Light browning to edges of endpapers, inner paper hinges strengthened neatly, large pale brown damp stain to upper margins throughout, varying in intensity and size, often reaching text without loss, repair to upper margin of first title page which is slightly dusty, neat ownership inscription dated 1621 on title page, very small closed tear to lower edge neatly repaired on reverse, upper margin repairs also to (pi)2 and 3, with loss of a couple of words on (pi)2v, occasional small stain to margins. A good plus copy. A collection of early chronicles by Burchardus. Formerly attributed to Conradus a Lichtenau, provost of Ursperg, and hence known as Chronicon urspergense. Burchardus, the real author of the Chronicle, embodied in it the Chronicon of Ekkehardus, abbot of Aura. Adams, Books printed in Europe 1501-1600. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        Enchiridion ad verborum copiam haud infrugiferum: multò quàm antea auctius, emaculatiusque. Indicem formularum loquendi ad calcem libri reiecimus. Lugduni: apud Seb. Griphium,1540.

      - In-16° (cm. 17,2 x 11,4), pp. 267 (18). Segnatura: a-s10. Leg. coeva p. pergamena con doppia filettatura e comparti impressi a secco ai piatti, marca tip. xil. al frontespizio, capilettera abitati. Ds. quasi completamente mancante, numero di collocazione bibliotecaria in inchiostro nero al piatto ant., macchie ai piatti, gora di umidità e ex-libris Zamboni alla 1^ c.b., firme di possesso in inchiostro bruno al frontespizio, gora di umidità alla gola delle pp. 99-111, pp. 160-181 e pp. 203 a fine opera, macchie ad alcuni margini esterni, manca la marca tip. in fine. Esemplare da rilegare. In fine l&#146;elenco degli autori citati: Marco Tullio, Fabio Quintiliano, Caio Plinio, Tito Livio, Sallustio, Giustiniano, Valerio Massimo, Aulo Gellio, Plauto, Terenzio, Virgilio, Orazio, Lucano, Persio, Giovanale, Angelo Poliziano, Pico della Mirandola, Ermolao Barbaro, Erasmo da Rotterdam. La 1^ edizione di quest&#146;opera viene pubblicata nel 1527 a Lione presso Laurentium Hilaire, alla quale seguono tre ristampe nel 1534, nel 1536 e 1538. Il nostro esemplare quindi dovrebbe essere la 4^ edizione. Lo stampatore Sebastian Gryphius diede alla luce più di 300 opere in lingua latina, greca ed ebraica a partire dal 1528, anno in cui si stabilisce a Lione. «Comune a tutti i Gryphi fu la marca tipografica piuttosto complessa impiegata abbondantemente in tutte le loro numerose edizioni: essa rappresenta infatti un grifone alato, posato su un parallelepipedo. Con un gancio, una sfera alata è appesa ad esso. Un motto ciceroniano sovrasta tutto l&#146;insieme: Virtute duce, comite fortuna» in G. Zigaina, Manuale di bibliofilia, Milano : Mursia, 1988, pp. 76-77. ICCU segnala la presenza di tale edizione in 5 biblioteche italiane: Biblioteca civica Romolo Spezioli di Fermo, Biblioteca comunale Labronica Francesco Domenico Guerrazzi di Livorno, Biblioteca comunale Fabrizio Trisi di Lugo, Biblioteca universitaria Alessandrina in Roma e Biblioteca civica Bertoliana di Vicenza. Available on request description in English / La description des livres en français est à disposition sur demande / Se envían descripciones de libros a pedida. UC1 - Vetrina

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        I sei primi libri del Eneide di Virgilio, tradotti à più illustre & honorate Donne

      Nicolò Zoppino, Venezia 1540 - In 8° (15,2 x 10). Cc. 24; 23+1 c.b; 20; 19+1 c.b.; 27+1 c.b.; 25+(6). Manca lultimo foglio bianco. Con numerose belle illustrazioni xilografiche a un terzo di pagina nel testo. Insignificanti fori di tarlo alla prima e ultima carta, per il resto un bellesemplare fresco in legatura coeva pergamena floscia. Bella e rara edizione illustrata. Ogni parte ha un frontespizio a sé e analogamente mutano dediche e traduttori. I traduttori sono Alessandro Sansedoni, Ippolito de Medici, Bernardino Borghesi, Bartolomeo Carli Piccolomini, Aldobrando nobile senese e Alessandro Piccolomini. Beautiful illustrated edition. Superb engraved title-page, each further part has his own separate title-page. The translation has been made by six different literates. Unobtrusive small wormhole in first and last leaf, otherwise a fresh copy in contemporary limp vellum. BRUNET, V-1308. BM-STC Italian, p. 731. SANDER, n. 7648

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        HENRICI CORNELII AGRIPPAE ab Nettesheym, DE INCERTITUDINE ET VANITATE SCIENTIARUM Declamatio invectiva, denuo ab autore recognita, & marginalibus annotationibus aucta. Capita tractandorum totius operis, sequentes indicant pagellae

      No place [probably Cologne] but no place given: No publisher [probably Eucharius Cervicornus] but not given, 1540 approx but no date given]. Hardcover. Good. Large woodcut portrait of Agrippa on the titlepage supposedly after Woensam of Worms. 142x95mm early 19th century boards with slightly damaged label (tips rubbed) All edges red, 200 unnumbered leaves (A+a-i+k-u+x-z+aa all in 8). The probable place [Cologne], publisher [Cervicornus] and approx date [1540] of this copy are derived by comparison of its title format, portrait & number of leaves with German library copies referenced in VD 16 A 1161. Manuscript note on the flyleaf by a 19th century Warsaw owner mistakenly dates the book to 1527. Several names written on titlepage, 2 of which are heavily crossed out with some bleed through to blank verso; some paper browning and some underlining increasing towards the end. Last two leaves damaged, one with silking to upper half, and final leaf (printed on one side only) repaired by mounting onto a newer leaf with 12 lines lacking a few letters each, which have been inked in. *A rare early edition of this important work which was placed on the Index of Prohibited books. In fact all Agrippa&#39;s books were controversial and brought him into conflict with both church and state. In 1531 Erasmus wrote that everyone was talking about Agrippa&#39;s new book De Incertitudine. Erasmus later had his servant read the book aloud to him as he rested after dinner, and in his last letter to Agrippa he said: "I liked the emotional force of your language and the richness of your material, and I do not understand why the monks are so offended. As you censure the bad ones, so you praise the good ones, but they only like to be praised" (see Marc van der Poel, Cornelius Agrippa the Humanist Theologian p118). In this work Agrippa succinctly deals with all forms of science then practised, extending to astrology, magic, the Cabala and other pseudo-scientific occult practices.

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        Cl. Ptolemaei Alexandrini philosophi et mathematici praestantissimi Libri VIII De Geographia e Graeco denuo traducti. Nominibus Graecis e regione appositis, atque in indicem quam locupletissimum redactis nunquam antea uisa commoditate simili: Ioannis Noviomagi opera. Nunc primum in lucem editi.

      Cologne, Joannes Ruremundanus, 1540. - Woodcut diagrams in text. (4 l.), 388 p. [p. 350-51 misnumbered 348-49], (49 ll. index, with quire Dd misbound 2, 1, 4, 3, 6, 5, 8, 7). 8°, early sheep (badly cracked and chipped, upper part of flat spine defective, front cover and spine loose). Corner of E5 torn off, with loss of 7-8 letters of text and part of catchword. Some browning and staining. Early signatures erased from title. In good condition, if just barely. Blue-edged paper label on spine with author in manuscript. Early ownership signature mostly erased from title, with oval stain remaining. Rear pastedown endleaf showing fifteenth-century [?] manuscript leaf apparently from a legal text. ---- First edition of this Latin translation by Johann Bronchorst (Joannes Noviomagus), made from the first edition of the Greek text of Ptolemy (Basel, 1533). Bronchorst was a distinguished philosopher and mathematician.---- Adams P2225. BM, @German Pre-1601 STC, p. 719. Sanz, @Geographia de Ptolomeo, p. 181. Brunet IV, 955. JCB I, 127-28. OCLC: 36446392 and others. Copac locates copies at the British Library, Aberdeen, and Cambridge University-Special Collections. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Dialogue treselegant intitule le Peregrin, traictant de lhonneste et pudicq amour concilie par pure et sincere vertu

      Paris Jehan Petit 1540 - 8vo. ff (xii) 327, (lacks last, blank). Lettre Bâtard. Title in red and black, small woodcut white on black criblé initials, 3 charming woodcut illustrations introducing each book, bookplates of Camille Aboussouan, on pastedown and fly (the second engraved by Belmer). Title slightly dusty, mostly light age yellowing, cut a little close at head, a few headlines fractionally shaved. A very good, clean, copy in early 19th-century blue straight-grained morocco gilt, by C. Smith with his ticket on fly, covers gilt ruled to panel design, spine with gilt ruled raised bands, aeg. extremities slightly rubbed. Rare, beautifully printed and illustrated popular edition of Francois Dassi&#146;s French translation of Caviceo&#146;s &#145;Libro del Peregrino&#146;, first published in the author&#146;s native Parma in 1508, and remarkably popular, both in Italy and France, where it went through more than twenty editions during the following fifty years, though it has not been reprinted in its entirety since 1559, perhaps due to its robust attitude to physical love. Caviceo introduces his romance with the appearance of Boccaccio&#146;s shade who praises the book&#146;s dedicatee, Lucrezia Borgia; unsurprisingly the Peregino is full of echoes of Boccaccio&#146;s writings, and is also imbued with the atmosphere of the Ferrarese court of Ercole I d&#146;Este which Caviceo knew well. He appears also to have used Colonna&#146;s Hyperotomachia as a model, as the Peregrino similarly contains a multiplicity of digressions on a diverse range of subjects in a Latinate prose full of classical allusions. As the title suggests much of the romance is concerned with travel, based on the author&#146;s own experiences, including voyages to the middle east, Mount Sinai and Cyprus. These adventures often serve as a pretext for a display of humanist erudition, courtly speeches, with disquisitions on natural philosophy and neo-platonic theories of love. A good deal of the work is comic, sometimes unsubtle, as in the episode when Peregrino steals, via a sewer, into what he believes is his ladies chamber only to discover, at a critical moment, that he entered a neighboring house and is in the wrong bed. All these disparate elements are woven into the story of Peregrino, an ardent lover, who after many trials on behalf of his love Ginevra, eventually wins her hand, only to witness her death shortly after the birth of her first child. The story is innovative firstly in its narrative technique, the entire story is told by the hero&#146;s shade and is in the first person, (much of the book is composed of dialogue) and secondly in its inclusion of a host of famous contemporaries in his fictional narrative, some recently dead, but most still living at publication. It is therefore quite surprising that the work was so popular in France where few of this gallery of local figures would have been known to its readers. The book was translated into French by Francois Dassi, a lawyer and secretary to Henri d&#146;Albert king of Navarre. The first French edition appeared in 1527, at a time when there was considerable interest in France for all things Italian. Dassi made no attempt to modify the passages of the original which deal with specifically Italian figures, and his translation is complete and faithful. Like the Fairfax Murray copy, this copy lacks the final leaf, 'probably blank'. This Paris edition appears to have been shared by many printers, P. Sargent (BL copy), F. Gilbert (Fairfax Murray copy), A. Lotrian (BNF copy) as well as Jean Petit, all of which are extremely rare; we have not found a copy of the Petit imprint recorded online. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        HERBOLARIO volgare, nel qual e le virtù delle herbe, e molti altri simplici dechiarano, con alcune belle aggionte novamente de latino in volgare tradotto. (In fine:)

      Giovanni Maria Palamidessi 1540 HERBOLARIO volgare, nel qual e le virtù delle herbe, e molti altri simplici dechiarano, con alcune belle aggionte novamente de latino in volgare tradotto. (In fine:) Venetia, Giovanni Maria Palamidessi, 1540. In - 8° ant., pergamena molle coeva. (6), 151, (21) ff. con grande silografia sul front. raffig. i SS. Cosma e Damiano, altra silografia all'' inizio del testo e 151 figure di erbe incise in legno a piena pag. Esemplare con tracce d'' uso, un foro di tarlo nelle ultime pagine, ma intatto nella sua legatura officinale. Opera molto rara, essendo una guida tascabile per degli erboristi. Pritzel, 10767. Nissen, Botan. Buchilustration, 2319.

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        Commento di ser Agresto da Ficaruolo sopra la prima ficata del padre Siceo

      Il Barbagrigia Stampatore 1540 (Caro, Annibale). Commento di ser Agresto da Ficaruolo sopra la prima ficata del Padre Siceo (Francesco Maria Molza). (al f. 43:) Il Barbagrigia ai lettori... (al f. 48:)... alli X. d' Aprile, 1539. In - 8°, m. pergamena ottocentesca. 48 ff. carattere italico. Bell' esemplare con antico timbro nobiliare nel frontespizio. Opera rarissima, forse stampata a Roma dal Blado, come la più nota edizione in - 4°. Lancetti, Pseudonimia, p. 10. Melzi, Opere anonime e pseudonime, I, p. 111. Brit. Mus. Italian books, p. 625. Gay - Lemmonyer, I, 635: Le Commento di ser Agresto a été reproduit à la suite des Ragionamenti de l' Aretin, éd. de 1584... Les bouffoneries qui contient cet ouvrage sont lestes et amees... Razzolini, Testi di lingua, pp. 91 - 92: Preziosissimo libro...

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        Tialis Epigrammotom Libri 14-Summa Diligentia Castigati

      Apud Simonem Colineum., Parisiis 1540 - Martial was born in Spain in 40CE and came to Rome in 60 CE. A Latin poet notable for his extreme versatility. The epigrams are, for the most part. in elegiac couplets modelled on Ovid and Catullus and depict life in his day. Later full leather with raised bands and gilt titling and decorations on the spine. 207 numbered pages. Of added interest are the two book plates: 1: The Right Hon. Anthony Earle of Kent: 1702. 2: Thomas Philip Earl de Grey, Wrest Park. Condition: When this book was rebound it was trimmed and the edges decorated. The hinges are cracked, some pen on the title page and pen notes on one of the rear free end papers. The body of the text is acceptably clean. 111mm x 73mm. Photographs on request. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Winckelige-wyzer, van de sonnevolgen, of leeringe van de uytwerckinge des derden deels der sterrekunst van alderley sonnevolgen.Amsterdam, J. van Ravesteyn, 1670. 4to. With 84 mostly engraved mathematical figures in the text. Modern boards.

      Bierens de Haan 4267; Poggendorf II, col. 883; Sotheran, Second Suppl. 4207; Zinner, Astron. Instrumente, pp. 532-533. First Dutch translation of this rare and famous work on sundials by Bartholomäus Schultz (Görlitz 1540-1614), whose Latinised name is spelled both Schultetus and Scultetus. According to Sotheran, the work is especially interesting for Schultetus's transversal division on the circle, which was afterwards applied by Brahe on his quadrant. The first edition was illustrated with woodcuts and the present engraved vignettes must therefore have been made especially for the present Dutch edition. Some faint staining. A good copy.

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        Tariffa de i pesi, e misure corrispondenti dal Levante al Ponente. Venice, per Paolo Gherardo (colophon: per Comin da Trino), 1557. 8vo (15.5×11 cm). With the title in a woodcut border of 4 matching parts, and with a crowned eagle device. Further with 2 large and 1 smaller pictorial woodcut initials and an occasional cast fleuron. 18th-century half green morocco, marbled sides, gold-tooled spine.

      BMC STC Italian, p. 491; ICCU CNCE 17269; Riccardi II, col. 251; Smith, Rara arithmetica, p. 77; cf. Kress 51 (1540 ed.). Fourth and last edition of a practical handbook for international merchants, giving information for the conversion of monetary units, weights and measures from various countries. It covers not only units from cities in the Italian states but also from Constantinople, Aleppo, Tripoli, Damascus, Cyprus, Corfu, Rhodes and Crete. Venice was at this time the centre of European trade with the Near and Middle East. Little is known about the author and this is his only published work. With the armorial owner's stamp of Count Ercole Silva (1756-1840) in Milan on the back of the title-page. In good condition, with only an occasional minor marginal spot or stain. The binding is somewhat tattered. A good copy.

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        Vanden circkel. Daer in gheleert werdt te vinden de naeste proportie des circkels-diameter tegen synen omloop, daer voor alle circkels . . . recht ghemeten kunnen werden. . . . Including : CEULEN, Ludolph van . Interest-rekeninghe. . . . Item van veelderhande voorbereyder tafelen, . . . Delft, Jan Andriesz. Cloeting, 1596. 2 parts in 1 volume. Folio. With 2 title-pages, the general one with a large engraved portrait of the author by Jacob de Gheijn II, that for part 2 with a woodcut ornament, many woodcut diagrams in the text.Contemporary overlapping vellums.

      Bierens de Haan 837; DSB III, p. 181; Honeyman 662; STCN (5 copies, incl. 1 lacking title-page); Typ. Bat. 1064. The first edition of the principal work of the mathematician Ludolph van Ceulen (1540-1610), a pioneering work on the computation of pi to 20 decimal places. Van Ceulen's calculation was correct and with it he became the first to surpass the work carried out about two hundred years before by Al-Kashi (ca. 1380-1429), who computed pi to 9 sexagesimal places. By calculating the perimeter of a many-sided polygon enclosed by the circle and one enclosing the circle, he was able to establish upper and lower limits for the value of pi.The book is divided into 4 sections. "The first contains the computation of pi. The second shows how to compute the sides of regular polygons of any number of sides . . . The third section contains tables of sines up to a radius of 107 . . ., and the fourth has tables of interest. The first and second sections are the most original; they contain not only the best approximation of ð reached at that time but also show Van Ceulen to be as expert in trigonometry as his contemporary Viète'' (DSB). With a lengthy 19th-century manuscript note about the author on a flyleaf. Sewing supports broken at the inside front hinge.Water stains in the lower half of the tables in part 1 and of the first leaves in part 2, some marginal soiling, and a few small wormholes. Still generally in good condition. Pioneering mathematical work on the computation of pi.

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        CHRONICUM ABBATIS URSPERGENSIS, A NINO REGE ASSYRIORUM MAGNO usque ad Fridericum II Romanorum imperatorem, ex optimis autoribus .. per studiosum historiarum .. PARALEIPOMENA RERUM MEMORABILIUM, a Friderico usque ad Carolum V Augustum ..

      Argentorati (Strasbourg), apud Cratonem Mylium, 1540 and 1538.ab anno Domini M.CC.XXX usque ad annum M.D.XXXVII .. per eundem studiosum annexa. In 2 parts, the second with separate title page, pagination and register, place and printer taken from colophon which is dated 1538, first title page dated 1540, Latin text, Preface by Philip Melanchthon, folio in sixes, approximately 320 x 205 mm, 12½ x 8 inches, printer's device of lion with shield carrying pillar on title page, repeated on divisional title to Paraleipomena and much larger repeat device on verso final leaf, 105 small round portraits in the text with black backgrounds and wreath frames, historiated and foliated initials, varying in size, occasional small text illustration, pages: [8], CCCLXXXIX, [1]; [2], CLXXXIII, [3], collation: (pi]4, A - Z6, a - d6 e - f4; A - O6, P4, Q6, colophon on Q5r, bound in full panelled calf, bevelled edges to boards, elaborate blind and embossed decoration to covers including a pictorial border with images representing saints and biblical figures, raised bands to spine, blind decoration in compartments, gilt title. Upper hinge cracked, upper cover holding on the cords but weak, some slight bumping to edges, light browning to edges of endpapers, front inner paper hinge partly cracked, large pale brown damp stain to upper margins throughout, varying in intensity and size, often reaching text without loss, repair to upper margin of first title page which is slightly dusty, neat ownership inscription dated 1627 on title page, very small closed tear to lower edge neatly repaired on reverse, upper margin repairs also to (pi)2 and 3, with loss of a couple of words on (pi)2v, occasional small stain to margins. A good plus copy A collection of early chronicles by Burchardus. Formerly attributed to Conradus a Lichtenau, provost of Ursperg, and hence known as Chronicon urspergense. Burchardus, the real author of the Chronicle, embodied in it the Chronicon of Ekkehardus, abbot of Aura. Adams, Books printed in Europe 1501 - 1600. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        Tabula Europae IIII

      Basel ca. 1540. Karte zeigt gesamt Deuschalnd, altkoloriert, Holzschnitt, 27 x 34. Zustand: Perfekt, dem Alter entsprechend

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        Europae Tabula IX

      Venedig ca. 1540. Karte zeigt Rumänien, Moldavien, Bulgarien, Dalmatien, Macedonien und teilweise Türkei, altkoloriert, Kupferstich, 18,5 x 24,5. Zustand: Perfekt, dem Alter entsprechend

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        Opera. vol. 8: Theologica ex Graecis scriptoribus.

      Froben Basel 1540. Leather 465 S. Guter Zustand, Einband der Zeit: Leder auf Holzdeckeln. die ersten und letzten Blatt wasserrandig, in diesem Bereich geringe Wurmlöcher, Schließen defekt, die ersten 15 Blatt mit Unterstreichungen/ Rand-anmerkungen mit Tinte von alter Hand. Insgesamt gutes Exemplar.. *** Wenn Sie an einem Tag mehr als einen Titel bei uns bestellen, liefern wir innerhalb Deutschlands versandkostenfrei ***

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        Ad Nicomachum filium De Moribus, quae Ethica nominantur, Libri decem, Ioachino Perionio Cormoeriaceno interprete. Eorundem Aristotelis Librorum Compendium per Hermolaum Barbarum

      Basileae, per Ioan. Oporinum, (1540). 1540 In 8°, c.nn. 8, p. 319,b, c.nn. 24 (ultime due bianche). Eccellente edizione, apparsa nello stesso anno a Parigi. Ottimo esemplare. Legatura settecentesca in pergamena con tassello manoscritto al dorso. (Adams, A 1828 cita la ristampa del 1552).

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        He kaine diatheke apanta (graece). Noui Testamenti omnia

      Basel, Thomas Platter (f?ohann Wattinschnee), September 1540.. Basel, Thomas Platter (für Johann Wattinschnee), September 1540.. Mit 4 kl. Holzschnitten von Urs Graf auf dem Titel, einigen figürl. Initialen und Zierleisten, 1 ganzs. Holzschnitt von Hans Holbein d. J. und ganzs. Verlegermarke am Schluss. 7 unn., 382 num., 2 unn. Bll. Gefleckter Kalbslederband um 1800 mit reicher Rückenverg., Rückenschild und Marmorpapiervorsätzen. VD16 B 4182; Bibelsammlung der WLB, C 32f.; Adams B 1655; Darlow/M. 4611, Anm.; Heckethorn 176, 10, Anm.; Katalog d. Holbein-Ausstellung 1960, Nr. 436 (mit Abb.); STC 107. - Hübsche und seltene Ausgabe des griechischen Neuen Testaments, auf dem Titel die vier Evangelistensymbole von Urs Graf, am Schluss der schöne ganzseitige Holzschnitt nach Holbein mit dem Apostel Paulus in der Nische. - Kaum gebräunt oder stockfleckig, ohne das weiße 8. Bl., Titel mit getilgtem altem Besitzvermerk, Einband gering bestoßen, oberes Kapital mit Ausbesserung, Vorsätze alt erneuert.

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        CHRONICUM ABBATIS URSPERGENSIS, A NINO REGE ASSYRIORUM MAGNO usque ad Fridericum II Romanorum imperatorem, ex optimis autoribus .. per studiosum historiarum .. PARALEIPOMENA RERUM MEMORABILIUM, a Friderico usque ad Carolum V Augustum

      Argentorati (Strasbourg), apud Cratonem Mylium, 1540 and 1538.. Argentorati (Strasbourg), apud Cratonem Mylium, 1540 and 1538.. ab anno Domini M.CC.XXX usque ad annum M.D.XXXVII .. per eundem studiosum annexa. In 2 parts, the second with separate title page, pagination and register, place and printer taken from colophon which is dated 1538, first title page dated 1540, Latin text, Preface by Philip Melanchthon, folio in sixes, approximately 320 x 205 mm, 12½ x 8 inches, printer&#39;s device of lion with shield carrying pillar on title page, repeated on divisional title to Paraleipomena and much larger repeat device on verso final leaf, 105 small round portraits in the text with black backgrounds and wreath frames, historiated and foliated initials, varying in size, occasional small text illustration, pages: [8], CCCLXXXIX, [1]; [2], CLXXXIII, [3], collation: (pi]4, A-Z6, a-d6 e-f4; A-O6, P4, Q6, colophon on Q5r, bound in full panelled calf, bevelled edges to boards, elaborate blind and embossed decoration to covers including a pictorial border with images representing saints and biblical figures, raised bands to spine, blind decoration in compartments, gilt title. Upper hinge cracked, upper cover holding on the cords but weak, some slight bumping to edges, light browning to edges of endpapers, front inner paper hinge partly cracked, large pale brown damp stain to upper margins throughout, varying in intensity and size, often reaching text without loss, repair to upper margin of first title page which is slightly dusty, neat ownership inscription dated 1627 on title page, very small closed tear to lower edge neatly repaired on reverse, upper margin repairs also to (pi)2 and 3, with loss of a couple of words on (pi)2v, occasional small stain to margins. A good plus copy A collection of early chronicles by Burchardus. Formerly attributed to Conradus a Lichtenau, provost of Ursperg, and hence known as Chronicon urspergense. Burchardus, the real author of the Chronicle, embodied in it the Chronicon of Ekkehardus, abbot of Aura. Adams, Books printed in Europe 1501-1600. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        Enchiridion militis Christiani. De praeparatione ad mortem, liber cum aliis nonnullis. 2 in 1 Band.

      Basel, Froben, 1540.. 8°, circa 16,6 x 11,4 cm. 136 + 48 = 184 Blatt mit 3 Druckermarken Blindgeprägtes Kalbsleder d. Zt.. VD 16 ZV 17894; Adams E 366; Van der Haeghen I, 81; Bibl. Erasmiana, Enchiridion militis Christiani, 55. - Das "Enchiridion" erschien zuerst 1503 als Teil der "Lucubratiunculae", wurde nach seiner ersten Separatveröffentlichung im Jahre 1515 äußerst populär und erlebte zahlreiche Ausgaben und Übersetzungen. Hier mit eigenem Titelblatt noch weitere Texte des Erasmus über den Tod, am Ende die Declamatio de morte. Der schöne Lederband mit Bordüre und Stempeln mit vegetabilen Motiven ist leider etwas stärker berieben, an der vorderen Kante mit kleinen Abschabungen, am Rücken solide und fest mit einem durchgehenden Riss nur im äusseren Lederbezug. Titel und letzte Seite mit Besitzeinträgen und Vermerken von alter Hand. - Text mit einzelnen Unterstreichungen, stellenw. fleckig (anfangs stärker), leicht gebräunt, insgesamt gut erhalten und Einband trotz allem dekorativ.

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        Manuscript, in Latin, on vellum

      [Flanders, Belgium?], ca. 1540. [Flanders, Belgium?], ca. 1540. Small 4to (27.5 x 20 cm; 10,75" x 7.75"), 2 ff. These two consecutive leaves contain the text of Matthew 2:1&#150;11, the birth of Christ and the arrival of the Wise Men. The first page is elaborately decorated with a => large, four-line, painted and illuminated initial &#147;C&#148; and its text is surrounded by a four-part border of flowers, leaves, vines, and grotesques in shades of green red, yellow, brown, and orange. The text itself is accomplished chiefly in black with two lines in red, introduced by an => illuminated initial &#147;I,&#148; all in a standard gothic hand. According to provenance notes of the former owner, the manuscript from which these leaves originate was made for the use of the Chichester Cathedral. This may mean that the leaves were once part of the manuscript fitting this description sold at Sotheby&#39;s on 29 June 1938, as lot 528, the manuscript having 54 leaves. The Evangelia Festivalia were the Gospels for the Feast days of the year. Provenance: Chichester Cathedral (?); Vic-Wells Fund (?); lot 528 Sotheby&#39;s auction on 29 June 1938 (?); Ex&#150;Allyn K. Ford Collection, Minnesota Historical Society, recently deaccessioned. Very good condition, irregular along the left margin from removal from its binding.

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        Lexicon graecolatinum iam recens in luvem editum

      Parisiis: Fran. Gryphium, 1540. Parisiis: Fran. Gryphium. 1540. "Large 8vo, pp. [6], 430, [22] leaves; woodcut printer&#39;s device on title page, text in double column; 17th-century full sprinkled calf, gilt spine in 6 compartments; extremities rubbed, small loss to spine head; contemporary ownership signature ""Claudius Monet"" on title page. Apparently the only known edition of this Greek-Latin lexicon, prepared by Gryphius, an active printer in Paris from 1532 to 1545, and brother to the prolific Lyonese printer Sebastian Gryphius. In his foreword to the reader, Franciscus states the reason that prompted him to issue the lexicon: the ever-growing interest for Greek textbooks, the failure of Parisian printers to meet this demand whilst German printers are producing texts that everyone can acquire indescriminately; these are the reasons that have led him to produce a lexicon specifically for the French market, which he claims to be by far more complete and correct than any of those that have until now been available. & & Among the preliminary texts is the tract on Greek numerals, ""De Graecorum notis arithmeticis compendium,"" by Adrien Amerot de Soissons; Philipp Melanchthon&#39;s tract on the Greek calendar; and relevent tracts by Macrobius and Pollux; also, in the appendix is a miscellaneous collection of treaties on special vocabularies and Greek dialects known as the ""Farrago Libellorum"". & & BMSTC French 210; not in Adams or Vancil. OCLC locates one copy in North America, at Stanford."

      [Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books]
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