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2018-11-25 10:39:59
Alamanni Luigi
Venetijs: apud hæredes Lucæ Antonij Iuntæ, 1542. In-8 (15,5 cm) 2 voll in 1 tomo (16) 431 (1), 295 (7). Piena pergamena rigida. Marca editoriale ai due frontespizi e al colophon del secondo tomo: Giglio fiorentino con iniziali L A circondato da ghirlanda e sorretto da putti. Alemanni Luigi (1495-1556): letterato, poeta ed ambasciatore di Enrico II a Genova, nato a Firenze e morto ad Amboise. 16mo secolo [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Libreria Emiliana [Venezia, VE, Italy]
2018-11-19 03:25:20
Japan Korea 1542-1651 Unique SGD Cpy, Maps 1903 Murdoch Click to Enlarge Click to Enlarge Description: A History of Japan During the Century of Early Foreign Intercourse (1542 - 1651) by James Murdoch in Collaboration with Isoh Yamagata Published at the office of the "Chronicle", Kobe, Japan, 1903, first edition. No. 681 of unspecified numbered edition. Cloth hard covers with gilt spine lettering, large octavo, viii + 743 pages, footnotes, index. 9 color fold-out maps. Signed on the half-title page by Isoh Yamagata. Yamagata who is listed on the title page as a collaborator of this work was responsible for the maps, the Index, translations from original Japanese sources. etc. A review of the book, from an English newspaper published in Seoul, Korea and dated 1911 has been attached to the front pastedown. The book includes 9 color foldout maps although only 8 are listed in the Table of Contents. There are additional discrepancies in the maps' chapter locations. Scans of these maps (from another copy of this book) can be viewed at ww.maproom.org/maps/books/japan/murdoch/index.htm LIST OF MAPS: Map of Japan in Provinces in time of Iyeyasu. [also,] Tokaido and Nakasendo to illustrate the Sekigahara campaign Feudal Map of Japan between 1564-73 Feudal Map of Japan between 1573-83 Map of Korea Feudal Map of Japan before Sekigahara Plan of the Battle of Sekigahara Plan of the Osaka First or Winter Campaign 1614 Plan of the Osaka Second or Summer Campaign Feudal Map of Japan in 1615 Copies of this very important first edition are quite scarce. Moreover, no other copies bearing the s … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Tadmor Fine Books [Highland Park, New Jersey, US]
2018-11-18 07:37:08
PLUTARQUE
Basilae (Bâle): 1542. PLUTARQUE - Ploutarhou tou Haironeos Ethika suggrammata, en 'ois muria sfalmata katorthotai. Plutarchi chaeronei moralia opuscula, multis mendarum milibus expurgata PLUTARQUE Ploutarhou tou Haironeos Ethika suggrammata, en 'ois muria sfalmata katorthotai. Plutarchi chaeronei moralia opuscula, multis mendarum milibus expurgata per Hier. Frobenium et Nic. Episcopium, Basilae (Bâle) 1542, in-folio (20x30cm), (12) 877pp., relié. Rare édition grecque des Moralia (oeuvres morales et mêlées) donnée par l'éditeur Jérôme Froben et son beau frère Nicolas Episcopium qui poursuivent l'oeuvre de leur père Johann Froben faisant de Bâle un important centre de l'imprimerie. Belle marque de l'éditeur en page de titre et un bandeau sur bois en tête du premier traité. Texte intégralement en grec sur 47 lignes. Annotations manuscrites du XVIIème siècle sur la page de titre.Reliure en plein cartonnage moucheté moderne, dos lisse, étiquette imprimée ; mors peu profondément fendu en tête, reliure très solide. Mouillure angulaire et infime petit manque sur la page de titre, plusieurs autres mouillures plus étendues mais pâles sur les dix derniers feuillets du volume. Manque 3 pages in fine, après le texte complet, avec la marque de l'imprimeur. Exemplaire à belles marges. *** [English translation available upon request. Contact us for any information!]. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Livres Anciens Gravures Feu Follet (livresetgravures) [FRA, FR]
2018-11-14 08:37:54
Lyons: Guillaume Boullé, 1542. Very old leather religious bible or book in Latin Or Bulgarian I believe...at least I've been told. Very nice religious icon pinned to center of book. This is illustrated, may be incomplete. Sold as is. Please see pictures for condition as they are part of description. Unsure if this is a bible or other religious book. Unsure of dates as I don't read Latin. I've seen the number 1851 Ive seen 1546. Unsure of exact age but it's definitely older than 19th century. Pictures speak for themselves.
Bookseller: Bay Area Surplus [San Martin, California, US]
2018-11-08 09:17:54
PINDAR
PINDAR. Olympia, Pythia, Nemea, Isthmia Frankfurt, Petrus Brubacchus, 1542. 4to. [2] leaves, 256pp., [2]. Title page in red and black within woodcut border. Text in Greek with surrounding commentary also in Greek. Contemporary limp vellum binding. Section pages printed in red and black within woodcut borders. Elegant printing, fine condition. This copy lacks the Nemean and Isthmian odes [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Ortus Books [Newburyport, MA, U.S.A.]
2018-11-08 09:13:05
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When ordering from the US, parcels may be subject to import tax and duty charges, which the buyer is responsible to pay. 1542 Stimulus Amoris S Bonaventure James of Milan Medieval Franciscan Philosophy The Stimulus Amoris was written by the Franciscan James of Milan in the late thirteenth century. The text expanded after James's death, growing from twenty-three to fifty-three chapters by the early fourteenth century, and growing yet again in its 1476 and 1596 printings. There are at least six forms of the Latin text in existence. In its original version, it survives in ninety manuscripts. The early fourteenth century version, however, often called the Stimulus maior or Forma longa, exists in complete form in 221 manuscripts and partially in another 147. Saint Bonaventure (1221 - 1274), born Giovanni di Fidanza, was an Italian medieval scholastic theologian and philosopher. The seventh Minister General of the Order of Friars Minor, he was also a Cardinal Bishop of Albano. He was canonised on 14 April 1482 by Pope Sixtus IV and declared a Doctor of the Church in the year 1588 by Pope Sixtus V. He is known as the "Seraphic Doctor" (Latin: Doctor Seraphicus). Many writings believed in the Middle Ages to be his are now collected under the name Pseudo-Bonaventura. Main author: Saint Bonaventure, James of Milan Title: Stimulus Divini Amoris Sancti Bonaventurae. Published: Venetiis : Patavinus, 1542. Language: Latin Notes & contents: · Stimulus Amoris was long considered to be attributed to Saint Bonaventure; however, in the late-Renaissance, credit was eventually given to James of … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books [Columbia, Missouri, US]
2018-11-05 16:43:32
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I am limited to 12 photos on eBay, but I have many more photos on my website...just ask. 1542 Stimulus Amoris S Bonaventure James of Milan Medieval Franciscan Philosophy The Stimulus Amoris was written by the Franciscan James of Milan in the late thirteenth century. The text expanded after James's death, growing from twenty-three to fifty-three chapters by the early fourteenth century, and growing yet again in its 1476 and 1596 printings. There are at least six forms of the Latin text in existence. In its original version, it survives in ninety manuscripts. The early fourteenth century version, however, often called the Stimulus maior or Forma longa, exists in complete form in 221 manuscripts and partially in another 147. Saint Bonaventure (1221 - 1274), born Giovanni di Fidanza, was an Italian medieval scholastic theologian and philosopher. The seventh Minister General of the Order of Friars Minor, he was also a Cardinal Bishop of Albano. He was canonised on 14 April 1482 by Pope Sixtus IV and declared a Doctor of the Church in the year 1588 by Pope Sixtus V. He is known as the "Seraphic Doctor" (Latin: Doctor Seraphicus). Many writings believed in the Middle Ages to be his are now collected under the name Pseudo-Bonaventura. Main author: Saint Bonaventure, James of Milan Title: Stimulus Divini Amoris Sancti Bonaventurae. Published: Venetiis : Patavinus, 1542. Language: Latin Notes & contents: · Stimulus Amoris was long considered to be attributed to Saint Bonaventure; however, in the late-Renaissance, credit was eventually given to James of Milan - though many of this obs … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books [Columbia, Missouri, US]
2018-11-05 07:23:28
Boiardo
Milan, Andrea Calvo, 1542. In 4to (mm. 204x143); bella legatura francese (fine XVII-inizio XVIII secolo) in marocchino rosso, piatti entro triplice filettatura dorata, dorso a cinque nervi con ricchi fregi e titolo in oro, risguardi in carta marmorizzata, tagli dorati; cc. [4], 262, [2 bianche]. Segnatura: [π]4 A-Z8 AA-KK8. Carte KK7 e KK8 bianche. Stampato in carattere corsivo su due colonne. Ex-libris di Charles d'Orléans, Abbé de Rothelin (1691-1744), suo ex-libris inciso ed etichetta con numero 486 al contropiatto. Esemplare appartenuto anche a Giuseppe Martini (sua firma a matita al recto del risguardo libero anteriore). Prime carte lievemente brunite, piccola macchia d'umidità nel margine inferiore delle ultime venti carte, ottima copia. PRIMA EDIZIONE, dedicata da Andrea Calvo a Guillaume du Bellay in data 1 gennaio 1542, del celebre Rifacimento bernesco dell'Orlando innamorato del Boiardo, che modifica profondamente la struttura in ottave dell'originale, aggiungendovi proemi ai canti e vari passi inseriti all'interno del testo che comportano un aumento di circa duecentocinquanta ottave (cfr. H.F. Woodhouse, Language and style in a Renaissance epic: Berni's corrections to Boiardo's Orlando innamorato, London, 1982, pp. 237-238). L'edizione giuntina del 1541 reca probabilmente una data falsa ed è una riemissione della presente edizione. Una seconda edizione con alcune modifiche testuali apparve a Venezia nel 1545 (cfr. E. Weaver, "Riformare' l' "Orlando innamorato", in: "I libri di Orlando innamorato", a cura di R. Bruscagli, Modena, 1987, pp. 123-133). Toscano d'o … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Libreria Alberto Govi di F. Govi Sas [Modena, Italy]
2018-11-03 19:00:35
ARIOSTO, Ludovico (1474-1533) â€" DOLCE, Ludovico ed. (1508-1568)
Gabriel Giolito de Ferrari. In a contemporary Venetian morocco binding Three parts in one volume, 4to (225x153 mm). 264; 31; [30] leaves. Collations: A-Z8 AA-KK8; AAA-DDD8; *-***8 ****6. Lacking DDD8, a blank. First title page framed by an elaborate woodcut border. With 52 woodcut vignettes and 54 large historiated initials. Colophon at leaf DDD7r. Part 2 (Cinque canti di un nuovo libro) and part 3 (Espositione di tutti i vocaboli... raccolte da M. Lodovico Dolce) open with separate title page. Issue with the vignette on l. P2r printed in the upright position and with the portrait of Ariosto at l. *1v. Giolito's devices on the three title pages and at l. DDD7r, all different (U536, Z538, Z537, and Z539). Text printed in two columns. Italic types. Lavish contemporary Venetian binding, brown morocco, spine gilt with three raised bands, panels within blind-ruled and gilt fillets and with small floral corner-pieces in gilt, in the center a large fleuron accompanied by four phytomorphic ornaments and surrounded by a border with motifs à la grecque (all in gilt), edges gilt and gauffered (later endleaves, spine and joints worn and with minor scratches). Preserved in a cloth case. Title page soiled and with a small round hole affecting the woodcut border, some foxing, marginal damp stains. NICE ILLUSTRATED EDITION of the Furioso printed by Giolito and edited by Lodovico Dolce, who added, as an appendix, the Espositione di tutti i vocaboli. Giolito here reprints the dedication of his first 1542 edition of the poem. During his career Giolito issued 14 4to editions and 12 8vo edition … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Libreria Govi Alberto [IT]
2018-11-03 00:11:01
Caelius Rhodiginus (born Lodovico Ricchieri)
Shipment will always and only traceable. We make a single shipment for more items purchased. Shipping worldwide. The pictures below are an important part of the description. Therefore the pictures must be viewed carefully. We accept payment with -B-a-n-k-T-r-a-n-s-f-e-r- At the discretion of europe buyers or holding a paypal account in Euro: if buyers have an Euro account, we prefer to receive payment through paypal in Euro. Due to of the continuous change of Dollar and Euro, for the payment we will see and we will take valid the final price (in Euro) when the auction will be terminated. Per gli acquirenti italiani: se il pagamento sarà effettuato tramite bonifico bancario la spedizione sarà gratuita. Please make bid only if you are truly interested to buy. Thanks and good auction! TITLE: Lodouici Caelii Rhodigini Lectionum antiquarum libri xxx : Recogniti ab auctore, atque ita locupletati, ut tertia plus parte auctiores sint redditi: qui ob omnifariam abstrusarum & reconditiorum tam rerum quàm uocum explicationem (quas uix unis hominis aetas libris perpetuò insudans obseruaret) meritò Cornucopiae, seu Thesarus utriusque linguae appellabuntur, quòd in quocunque studiorum genere, non minor ipsorum, quàm ingentis bibliothecae, aut complurium commentariorum possit esse usus. Index est additus, in quo nihil desideres. Basileae : Per Hier. Frobenium et Nicol. Episcopium MDXLII (1542) AMAZING WIDE MARGIN EXEMPLAR Complete. [260], 1182, [2] pages. Text in Latin with quotations and examples in Greek. Folio (about 33,5 x 23 cm). Amazing contemporary blindtooled pigskin binding … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: the.lord.of.the.books [Abbiate Guazzone, IT]
2018-10-27 00:11:46
Fernel, Jean (1497-1558)
Parisijs: Apud Simonem Colinaeum, 1542. [Para pedidos desde fuera de España, por favor, consulte las condiciones de venta y envío, tipo B. / For orders to be delivered outside Spain, please, let you see our sale and shipping terms, type B. / Pour les commandes à livrer hors d'Espagne, s'il vous plait, voyez les conditions de vente et de livraison, type B.].- // 1ª ed.- Fol., (293x210 mm.).- [10], 165 [i.e. 166] f.; sign.: ?6, ??4, a-z6, A-D6, E4 [errores de foliación: f. 92 malnumerado 93, f. 96 como 91, f. 114 como 115; f. 162-165 como 164-167 y f. 166 como f. 165]; marca tipográfica de Colines con la imagen del Tiempo, motto 'Tempus. Hanc aciem sola retundit virtus', en su formato grande; iniciales grabadas; apostillas marginales; colofon en verso de f. 165 [i.e. 166], 'Imprimebat Parisijs Adamus Sulnerius, Impensis honesti viri Simonis Colinaei. Anno M.D.XLII.'- (1) 'Tempus, nº 1', en términos de Renouard (Bibliographie des éditions de Simon de Colines 1520-1546, p. 104, y nº190 en su Les marques typographiques parisiennes des XVe et XVIe siècles), BaTyR n° 27646 (Base de Typographie de la Renaissance) y Silvestre, 329 (Marques typographiques, ou, Recueil des monogrammes, chiffres,.). Colines la empleó desde 1527, en esta y en otras variantes de menor tamaño, algunas de ellas con el lema cambiado a 'Virtus sola aciem retundit istam'.- // Guardado en caja de conservación, con tejuelo en el lomo. Encuadernación en pergamino, lomo perdido, cuerpo casi descolgado. Portada un poco sucia, con restos de humedades y bordes rozados; punta inferior de los primeros 20 folios doblad … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Andarto B. [Pamplona, NA, Spain]
2018-10-15 08:08:40
Lyons: Guillaume Boullé, 1542. Very old leather religious bible or book in Latin Or Bulgarian I believe...at least I've been told. Very nice religious icon pinned to center of book. This is illustrated, may be incomplete. Sold as is. Please see pictures for condition as they are part of description. Unsure if this is a bible or other religious book. Unsure of dates as I don't read Latin. I've seen the number 1851 Ive seen 1546. Unsure of exact age but it's definitely older than 19th century. Pictures speak for themselves.
Bookseller: Bay Area Surplus [San Martin, California, US]
2018-10-09 08:30:18
Lyons: Guillaume Boullé, 1542. Very old leather religious bible or book in Latin I believe. Very nice religious icon pinned to center of book. This is illustrated, may be incomplete. Sold as is. Please see pictures for condition as they are part of description. Unsure if this is a bible or other religious book. Unsure of dates as I don't read Latin. I've seen the number 1851 Ive seen 1546. Unsure of exact age but it's definitely older than 19th century. Pictures speak for themselves.
Bookseller: Bay Area Surplus [San Martin, California, US]
2018-10-04 20:54:34
BOEMUS, Joannes
1542. This first Italian edition (Mund, 472) is an extremely rare 16th-century historical account of customs and laws of Africa, Asia, and Europe. This rare book includes · a detailed history of Tartary including merchant and trade activity. · Persian soldiers - training and clothing · "the strange ways" of India · Lands that produce only white men · Connections of law and culture Subsequent editions include some of the first written observations of Americans, according to Sabin. This book, originally written in 1520, was also important in that it was considered to have a direct influence on Sebastian Muenster's 'Cosmography'. (Lach, 336). [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books [Columbia, Missouri, US]
2018-10-04 01:03:16
ALBERE Erasme
Amsterdam: Aux dépens de la Compagnie. First illustrated edition of a book that was originally published in 1542 in Wittenberg. 2 frontispieces and 21 engravings of Bernard Picard representing episodes of hagiographic view of St. Francis .. Cohen, Pages red and black titles. 5. The half-title in an engraved frame Picard bears the date 1733. Morocco Navy Full time. Smooth back Jansenist. Series hatch on the cuts. Gilt edges. Back slightly past. Library Binding, quite rare. Famous pamphlet, particularly violent, against the Book of Bartholomew of Pisa which highlighted the similarities between the life of Jesus Christ and the life of St. Francis. The book begins with a foreword by Conrad Badius and Martin Luther, very insulting to Papists and Cordeliers. The book is in Latin and French, he took the hagiographic narrative of St. Francis by adding him footnotes page, and extremely severe and harsh criticism. More generally, the book is a direct attack against Catholics by Protestants, accusing them of heresy, abominations, Satanism ... "For it (this book) is such that when men and devils degorgeraient their detestable poisons all against God, they do not say more than a monk alone has dared to write "Conrad Badius. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information!.
Bookseller: Paris Rare Books and Manuscripts [France, FR]
2018-10-03 22:08:17
MESUE Jean
Lugduni (Lyon): apud Guliel. Rovillium. The first edition of these three treaties Mesue commented by Sylvius appeared in Paris in 1542 into a Christian Weschel Vol. in Folio. Edition went through several editions in 1544 and 1548. Brunet III, 1675. Vellum Full time flexible flap with traces of laces. Lack some of the top flap. Abu Zakariya Yahya Ibn Masuyah said Jean Mesue, Christian physician born in Khuz near Nineveh in 776 and died in Baghdad in 855, where he practiced and practiced medicine, and was the personal physician of the Caliph Harun al-Rashid. Besides the prominent role he played in Arabic medicine, reflecting number of Greek texts, his book of aphorisms (medical axioms) had considerable success in the West, some of which are still in use today. He also wrote the first treatise on diet based on boards properties of Gallien, analyzing the effects of boards on the body 140. Furthermore Arab medicine began to influence in a significant way in Europe in the fifteenth century, as the Arab had commented and translated many Greek texts, including some great academies such as Montpellier and Paris, it is here that we find our commentator, a great physician of his time, Jacobus Sylvius or Jacques Dubois (1478-1554), who officiated in Paris and Montpellier, driven from Paris because he was not MD and wore too much shading his fame (they came from all over Europe to consult). Arabs are especially fathers pharmacopoeia and it is precisely the interest of this edition, meeting of two great doctors on issues Remedies centuries apart. Sylvius renuni in this work the three gr … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Paris Rare Books and Manuscripts [France, FR]
2018-10-03 17:10:55
BUDE' Guillaume
Vascosanus-Estienne-Roigny, 1542. in-folio, ff. CCXXIV, (12, l'ult. b.), preziosa legatura d'inizio XVIII sec. In p. vitello biondo marmorizz., alle armi di Le Roux d'Esneval, stemma in oro al centro dei piatti, dorso liscio con tit. e fregi oro, tagli rossi. Testo in car. rom. con passi in greco, note a stampa nei margini, bellissime iniz. ornate silogr. Magnifica edizione (prima 1514), aumentata e rivista dall'autore stesso, del primo e il più importante studio antico sulle monete e sulla metrologia dei Greci e dei Romani. Guillaume Budé (Paris 1467-1540) fu il primo dei grandi umanisti francesi, allievo di Lascaris, profondo ellenista, preposto dei mercanti, iniziatore con i suoi libri e legature della Bibliothèque Nationale. Superbo esempl.
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Pregliasco [IT]
2018-10-02 15:52:52
BUDAPEST / Ungarn (Hungary):
Kupferstich v. Enea Vico aus Lafreri-Atlas b. Tommaso Barlacchi oder Antonio Salamanca in Romae, dat. 1542, 29,2 x 41 Borroni Salvadori (1980): Nr. 191; Destombes (1970): Nr. 172; Hatfield House (1992): Nr. 91; National Maritime Museum (1971): Nr. 92; Ruge (1904-16): IV, Nr. 90.68; Wieder (1915): Nr. 129.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Norbert Haas [Bedburg-Hau, Germany]
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2018-10-01 23:02:34
Aristofane [Aristophanes]
[Giovanni Battista Pocatela] apud D. Iacob a Burgofrancho Papiensem, mense Iunio 1538, 1542. in-8°, 158x108 mm, leg. coeva in piena pergamena morbida con alette e residui di lacci, titolo manoscritto al dorso; 260 carte. Iniziali ornate, front. in cornice xilografica riccamente decorata. Marca xil. sul frontespizio (iniziali I.A.D.P.B.F., sormontate da una croce, in ovale con ai lati due angeli) e in fine (iniziali IABF dentro uno scudo sostenuto da due figure femminili, la Fede a destra e la Speranza a sinistra. Motto: Sustine et abstine - Anechou kai apechou). Prima edizione in latino di questa bella raccolta di 11 commedie di Aristofane (commediografo greco massimo rappresentante della commedia attica "antica"; nato nel 445 a. C. circa e morto nel 385 a. C. circa), tradotte dal greco in latino da Andrea Divo (1490-1548; traduttore, filologo classico e umanista; nato a Capodistria - Slovenia, morto in località sconosciuta). Rif.: IT\ICCU\CNCE\002861. CNCE 2861. OCLC, 1002746513. Cond.: Lievi tracce d'uso alla legatura. Carte pulite e croccanti. Mancanza del bordo inferiore del frontespizio (circa mezzo centimetro per tutta la larghezza della pagina). Opera nel complesso in condizioni generali decisamente molto buone. Peso: 342 g.
Bookseller: Books and collectibles di Paola Suaria [IT]
2018-10-01 08:23:32
Aristofane [Aristophanes]
[Giovanni Battista Pocatela] apud D. Iacob a Burgofrancho Papiensem, mense Iunio 1538, 1542. in-8°, 158x108 mm, leg. coeva in piena pergamena morbida con alette e residui di lacci, titolo manoscritto al dorso; 260 carte. Iniziali ornate, front. in cornice xilografica riccamente decorata. Marca xil. sul frontespizio (iniziali I.A.D.P.B.F., sormontate da una croce, in ovale con ai lati due angeli) e in fine (iniziali IABF dentro uno scudo sostenuto da due figure femminili, la Fede a destra e la Speranza a sinistra. Motto: Sustine et abstine - Anechou kai apechou). Prima edizione in latino di questa bella raccolta di 11 commedie di Aristofane (commediografo greco massimo rappresentante della commedia attica "antica"; nato nel 445 a. C. circa e morto nel 385 a. C. circa), tradotte dal greco in latino da Andrea Divo (1490-1548; traduttore, filologo classico e umanista; nato a Capodistria - Slovenia, morto in località sconosciuta). Rif.: IT\ICCU\CNCE\002861. CNCE 2861. OCLC, 1002746513. Cond.: Lievi tracce d'uso alla legatura. Carte pulite e croccanti. Mancanza del bordo inferiore del frontespizio (circa mezzo centimetro per tutta la larghezza della pagina). Opera nel complesso in condizioni generali decisamente molto buone. Peso: 342 g. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Books and collectibles di Paola Suaria [Villafranca di Verona, VR, Italy]
2018-09-24 12:37:46
PETRUS COMESTOR
(Nicolaus Petit), 1542. In-16 gr. (mm. 180x118), mz. pelle ottocentesca (risg. rifatti), dorso a cordoni con decoraz. e tit. oro, 255 cc.num., 1 c.b., frontespizio inquadrato da ricchi fregi con tit. in rosso e nero e bella vignetta; testo su due colonne a caratteri gotici, ornato da graziosi capilettera, tutto inc. su legno. Fondamentale commentario che mantiene essenzialmente l'impronta delle edizioni parigine del 1513. Cfr. Adams,II, p. 69. "Pietro Comestore (n. forse Troyes - m. Parigi 1179), teologo; maestro quindi canonico regolare a S. Vittore a Parigi, è noto soprattutto per la sua "Historia scholastica", ove tenta una grande 'storia sacra' dalle origini del mondo al viaggio di Paolo a Roma: segue nello svolgimento del suo piano la Bibbia e i Padri, riferendo però sempre cronologicamente gli avvenimenti religiosi agli eventi della storia dei popoli antichi; l'opera gli meritò il titolo di "magister historiarum"". Così Diz. Treccani, IX, p. 404. Lieve uniforme arross. diffusa ma buon esemplare.
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Malavasi [IT]
2018-09-15 12:45:02
ALAMANNI Luigi
Venetiis, apud haeredes Lucae Antonij Iuntae M.D.XLII. (In fine di entrambi i vol.:) Stampato in Vinegia per Pietro Sceffer Germano Maguntino, ad instantia delli heredi di M.Lucantonio giunta (sic) il primo di Luglio L'anno M.D.XLII. (1542). 2 tomi in un vol. in-8, pp. (16), 431; 295, (9, ultime due bianche), carattere corsivo, bella leg. 700sca in pergamena avorio, riquadro di filetti conterminazioni floreali, titolo su tassello al dorso. Marca tipogr. dei Giunta su ambedue i frontesp., ripetuta a piena pag. in fine al tomo II. A differenza della prima edizione di Firenze (Giunti 1532) che si ferm? al primo vol. e come altre edizioni messe al rogo, la presente raccoglie tutte le opere dell'Alamanni (30 elegie, 14 egloghe, 178 sonetti, Favola di Narciso, Diluvio romano, Favola di Atlante, 12 satire, Salmi penitenziali tradotti, 17 Selve, Favola di Fetonte, Antigone, 8 inni, Stanze, 68 sonetti). Luigi Alamanni (Firenze 1495 - Parigi 1556) fu illustre letterato e uomo politico negli ultimi periodi della Repubblica fiorentina, caduta la quale and? esulte in Francia ove ebbe grandi onori da Francesco I e Enrico II. Bell'esempl. Gamba n.15. Camerini, Annali, n.465 ''Edizione assai elegante, citata dagli Accademici della Crusca''. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Pregliasco [Torino, Italy]
2018-09-14 22:53:14
Fuchs, L(eonhard)
Basileae [Basel], Officina Isingrimiana [Isengrim]. Fol. 8 n.n. Bll., 896 S. OPgm. der Zeit, auf fünf Bünden., Abbildung Vgl. VD 16 F 3242. S.441f. nach einem Scan in nahezu einer Qualität eines Faksimiles beigefügt. Die Holzschnitte sind tlw. altkoloriert, abhängig vom Grünpigment tlw. gebräunt. - Exlibris a. V. (2), Gbrsp., fachmännisch restauriert, R. m. Pergmant unterlegt: hds. Titel a. R., S. 415-6 m. Japanpapier stabilisiert u. hinterlegt, tlw. durchschlagende Kolorierung. - Fuchs, (1501 - 1566), sowie Otto Brunfels und Hieronymus Bock gehören zu den ersten der sogenannten Deutschen Väter der Pflanzenkunde. Er studierte nach dem Besuch der Schule bzw. der Artistenfakultät in Heilbronn und Erfurt seit 1519 an der Univ. Ingolstadt. 1524 zum Dr. med. promoviert, war er anschließend -- wahrscheinlich als praktischer Arzt -- in München tätig, um dann 1526 eine Professur für Medizin in Ingolstadt zu übernehmen. Als Lutheraner an dieser rein kath. Hochschule indes manchen Widrigkeiten ausgesetzt, trat er zwei Jahre später die Stelle eines Leibarztes bei dem Markgrafen Georg von Brandenburg in Ansbach an, zumal dort eine protestantische Univ. errichtet werden sollte; da sich dieses Vorhaben jedoch zerschlug, kehrte er 1532 nach Ingolstadt zurück. Aus konfessionellen Gründen alsbald genötigt, wiederum in Ansbach Zuflucht zu suchen, folgte er 1535 einem Ruf an die Univ. Tübingen, wo er trotz anderweitiger ehrenvoller Angebote bis zu seinem Lebensende als angesehener und einflußreicher Prof. der Medizin wirkte. Fuchs, der zu den bedeutendsten deutschen Humanistenärzten zählt und … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek [Austria]
2018-09-07 21:23:23
Rudolf Agricola
1542. Tanning on page edges. Water stains, mainly on back pages. Leather is worn on spine edge and corners. Leather spine label has rubbing and chipping. Covers slightly warped so book covers do not lay flat. Corners bumped. De inventione dialectica libri tres, cum scholiis Ioannis Matthaei Phrissemii Description De inventione dialectica libri tres, cum scholiis Ioannis Matthaei Phrissemii Author : Rudolf Agricola Publisher: Guilielmum Richardum Publication Date: 1542 Format: Full Tooled Leather. Written in Latin. 191 pages, plus index. 9 1/4" by 6 1/2' by 1 1/2". Noteworthy: This is the work for which Agricola is particularly known. It was a critical, and systematic treatment of ideas and concepts related to dialectics. He devoted himself wholly to the study of classical texts. He won renown for the elegance of his Latin style and his knowledge of philosophy. Condition: Previous owners name and date on inside front board. Paper missing from inside of boards exposing old illuminated paper used for binding the spine. Endpaper has notation and is partially detached. Name marked out on title page. Tanning on page edges. Water stains, mainly on back pages. Leather is worn on spine edge and corners. Leather spine label has rubbing and chipping. Covers slightly warped so book covers do not lay flat. Corners bumped. Overall clean and binding is tight. Marginalia. Be sure to check out other rare and antique books that I am currently running on ebay. You can also shop for books by category in my ebay store! Payment Payment expected within 5 days of the sale. Texas residents pay 6.7 … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Hill Country Books Plus More (hillcountrybooks) [Boerne, Texas, US]
2018-08-24 15:00:08
L'ARIOSTE Ludovico Ariosto (dit)
In Vinegia (Venise): appresso Gabriel Giolito de Ferrari. (Venice), bound.A handsome illustrated edition and one of the first printed by Gabriele Giolito de Ferrari, dedicated to the Dauphin of France. It has a superb engraved title with Giolito's printer's device (a phoenix being reborn from its ashes on a globe marked with the printer's initials), 56 attractive woodcuts and numerous large ornate capitals, as well as a portrait of Ariosto after Titian in a medallion at the end of the poem, and two states of the printer's device.The end of the work is made up of a vocabulary of obscure words and an explanation of the difficult passages in the work compiled by Lodovico Dolce, with a separate title and not included in the pagination. Giolito published more than twenty books in thirteen years of printing - this is the third edition of this work, the first appearing in 1542 and the second in 1543.Printed in round Roman type, double column.Late 17th or early 18th century red morocco, spine richly gilt in six compartments, one compartment marked with "lettres rondes [round Roman type]". Covers with a frame of triple gilt fillets, gilt roulette frame to insides of covers, all edges gilt. Binding a little rubbed, faint dampstaining to end of volume.A handsome copy in a lovely red morocco binding.
Bookseller: Paris Rare Books and Manuscripts [France, FR]
2018-08-11 07:52:45
DIODORUS SICULUS.
1542. Voll. 2, legati in-1, in-8, leg. seicentesca in piena pergamena floscia. Alla prima opera mancano le carte B2, B3, B4, B5, B6, B7 e l'ultima carta reca una mancanza al margine bianco interno (si tratta della c. P8, toccata qualche lettera). Nel secondo titolo manca la pianta di Roma a doppia pagina. Firma di possesso antica sulla prima c. di guardia: "del Conte Ugo della Gherardesca".
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Gozzini [IT]
2018-08-09 00:53:56
HOURS OF THE VIRGIN - DOMINICAN ORDER. - PROFUSELY ILLUSTRATED WITH METAL CUTS.
(Paris, Yolande Bonhomme, Veuve Thielman Kerver, 1542). 8vo. (16,7 x 10,5 cm.). Later full calf (late 18th century). Rubbed. Incomplete. With 156 (= 312 pp.) unnumbered leaves (of 192). Collation: A8 lacks, B-D8, E5 (lacks IV-VI), F7 (lacks III), G-R8, lacks S, T-X8, A8,(lacks B8, C8). Gothic letters, Latin text, printed in red and black and throughout within broad border, historical and ornamental. profusely illustrated with metal cuts throughout, comprising 41 full-page cuts, each with broad borders and text in French underneath and several smaller cuts. Two leaves with a small hole and a few leaves a bit shaved. ¶ The Horae of the Dominican order are of great rarity. The small cut of St. Dominic on verso of RIII is by Geofroy Tory. The cuts in this type of book og Hours are importent sources for the study not only of early engraving, but for costume, social customs, agriculture and also the vernacular language, since the captions are often in French, here underneath the cut.Lacombe, 423. - Bohatta, 1345.
Bookseller: Bookshop Herman H. J. Lynge & Søn [DK]
2018-08-06 09:02:03
Fuchs, L(eonhard):
Basileae [Basel], Officina Isingrimiana [Isengrim]. Fol. 8 n.n. Bll., 896 S. OPgm. der Zeit, auf fünf Bünden. Vgl. VD 16 F 3242. S.441f. nach einem Scan in nahezu einer Qualität eines Faksimiles beigefügt. Die Holzschnitte sind tlw. altkoloriert, abhängig vom Grünpigment tlw. gebräunt. - Exlibris a. V. (2), Gbrsp., fachmännisch restauriert, R. m. Pergmant unterlegt: hds. Titel a. R., S. 415-6 m. Japanpapier stabilisiert u. hinterlegt, tlw. durchschlagende Kolorierung. - Fuchs, (1501 - 1566), sowie Otto Brunfels und Hieronymus Bock gehören zu den ersten der sogenannten Deutschen Väter der Pflanzenkunde. Er studierte nach dem Besuch der Schule bzw. der Artistenfakultät in Heilbronn und Erfurt seit 1519 an der Univ. Ingolstadt. 1524 zum Dr. med. promoviert, war er anschließend -- wahrscheinlich als praktischer Arzt -- in München tätig, um dann 1526 eine Professur für Medizin in Ingolstadt zu übernehmen. Als Lutheraner an dieser rein kath. Hochschule indes manchen Widrigkeiten ausgesetzt, trat er zwei Jahre später die Stelle eines Leibarztes bei dem Markgrafen Georg von Brandenburg in Ansbach an, zumal dort eine protestantische Univ. errichtet werden sollte; da sich dieses Vorhaben jedoch zerschlug, kehrte er 1532 nach Ingolstadt zurück. Aus konfessionellen Gründen alsbald genötigt, wiederum in Ansbach Zuflucht zu suchen, folgte er 1535 einem Ruf an die Univ. Tübingen, wo er trotz anderweitiger ehrenvoller Angebote bis zu seinem Lebensende als angesehener und einflußreicher Prof. der Medizin wirkte. Fuchs, der zu den bedeutendsten deutschen Humanistenärzten zählt und sich auch … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek [Salzburg, Austria]
2018-07-16 02:14:59
[BUDÉ] :
Lyon, Sébastien Gryphe, 1542 ; in-8, vélin de l'époque ; 819 pp. , (46) ff. : Vocum atque locutionum quarundam subobscurarum explanatio, per Iod. Bad. Ascentium, puis Index ; marque Nº11 en titre et non 3 comme indiqué et Nº6 à la dernière page ; p. 3, Préface de l'auteur datée de 1514 (la première édition est de 1515). Belle impression de Sébastien Gryphe, en caractères italiques. Pierre Larousse a consacré une longue notice à cet ouvrage qui obtint "immédiatement un grand succès dans toute l'Europe", Budé dont, c'est le premier livre, y détermine, le premier, la valeur des poids, mesures et monnaies des grecs et des romains. Deux petits manques au mors supérieur et à la coupe de gouttière, quelques auréoles très claires, bon exemplaire dans l'ensemble, la reliure est restée bien solide (Baudrier VIII-163).
Bookseller: Librairie Ancienne Clagahé [France, Lyon]
2018-07-06 06:48:49
ARISTOTELES (ARISTOTLE).
Lugdoni, J. Giunta, 1542. Small 8vo. Full vellum (a bit later). Title with gilt lettering on spine. 199 leaves., textillustrations. Large printers woodcut device on titlepage. Outher part of title-page strenghtened on verso. The first ab. 50 leaves with a dampstian in lower margins, sometimes reaching the text. A few underlinings. At end some old ink-annotations.
Bookseller: Bookshop Herman H. J. Lynge & Søn [DK]
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2018-06-25 15:48:37
PITATI Pietro (1490-1567)
EREDI DI LUCANTONIO GIUNTA. Legatura settecentesca in cartone ricoperto di carta marmorizzata; guardie sostituite. 4 carte non numerate, compresa la prima per il frontespizio con titolo, marca tipografica e nota manoscritta di possesso, "Nic. Breda", (ripetuta all'ultima pagina di erta); al verso della carta 4, incisione con sfera celeste e segni zodiacali; 78 carte numerate; 180 carte non numerate. All'interno, numerose illustrazioni di diagrammi e alcune annotazioni marginali a penna di antica data. Cfr. Treccani, " Astronomo veronese (sec. 16º), prof. di astronomia nell'Accademia di Verona. Continuò fino al 1562 le effemeridi astronomiche, fondate da G. Stoeffler e da questo pubblicate a Tubinga dal 1482 al 1551. Pubblicò anche, a Venezia, l'Almanach novum (1542), che si può considerare come la prima effemeride italiana.". Pietro Pitati fu un nobile veronese studioso di astronomia e matematica. Autore di pubblicazioni astronomiche, in particolare sulla riforma del calendario. I suoi Paschales atque noviluniorum mensumi canones (1539) fissano con precisione le date della Pasqua. Scrisse anche sulla durata dell’anno solare e lunare e promosse la regola secondo la quale gli anni centenari bisestili devono essere divisibili per 400 (quindi uno ogni 400 anni). E? la cosiddetta regola gregoriana (1582, da Gregorio XIII). Esemplare in discrete condizioni, tracce d'uso e sciupature alla legatura con piccole mancanze alla carta che ricopre il dorso; danni di tarlo al margine interno superiore del frontespizio riparati artigianalmente; alle 3 carte successive, traforatura di tarlo … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Il Cartiglio [TORINO, TO, Italy]
2018-06-18 07:43:35
BIRMA / BURMA ( Myanmar ):
1542, 25 x 20 (- 25) ( Trapezform ) Sehr selten, da aus der 2. Ausgabe der "Geographia". - Zeigt mittig Birma, im Westen Ostindien mit Bangla Desch. Am linken Rand großer Holzschnitt mit Tieren, darunter eine Textkartusche. Auf der Rückseite Erklärungen in lat. Sprache umgeben von hüb. Holzschnittbordüre.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Clemens Paulusch GmbH [Berlin, Germany]
2018-06-17 06:00:42
Aristotelis Stagyritae (Aristotle)
Lyon: Jacobus Giunta, 1542. Full title: Aristotelis Stagyritae Libri Metaphy. XII. cum singulorum Epitomatis hactenus non impressis: Averroe?q ; eius fideliss. interprete, ac M. Anto. Zimare apostillis: necnon duobus aliis lib. quos Aristotelem redolere docti contendunt, in quibis tam exactam diligentiam inuenies, ut nulla ex parte danare possis. Foliated: 336 leaves (672 pp.). Signatures a-z(8) to A-T(8). Rebound in intricately tooled full brown leather with four raised bands and leather strap with functioning brass clasp. Bright gilt "Aristoteles" [sic] on spine. Binding by "E. V. d. V. " Latin text. Leather is crackled and has some flaking on rear. Moderate rubbing to spine and extremities. Binding is tight and secure. 20th century owner's woodcut bookplate pasted to front paste down. Printer's device on title page. Woodcut initials at beginnings of chapters and designs in top margins. Printed marginal notations. Text block is tight and very legible. Pages are toned, as to be expected, with only random spots. Very neat old ink underlining and marginal notations, including a sketch of a hand pointing to notable text. These do not interfere with legibility. Metaphysics was one of Aristotle's principal works and the first major work of the branch of philosophy by that name. This scarce volume was produced by one of the most prominent printing firms in Renaissance Italy. A remarkably clean and appealing copy.. Full Leather. Very Good+. 4 1/4" x 6 3/4".
Bookseller: The Chatham Bookseller [Madison, NJ, U.S.A.]
2018-06-10 06:33:25
Fuchs, Leonhart
Michael Isingrin, Basel, 1542. First edition. Woodcut portraits of Fuchs, Albrecht Meyer, Heinrich Füllmaurer, and Veit Rudolf Speckle; and 512 woodcuts of plants after drawings from nature by Meyer, transferred to woodblocks by Füllmaurer, and cut into the block by Speckle. [xxviii], 896 pp. Folio (14-1/2 x 19-1/16 inches ; 362 x 320 mm.). A Milestone of Botanical Science. One of the most justly celebrated and highly prized of the early herbals. Leonhart Fuchs was an eminent practicing physician and Professor of Medicine at the Protestant University of Tübingen. Fuchs aimed his work at an audience of professionals in order to provide them with accurate descriptions of plants, including many recently imported into Europe from America, Africa, and Asia. Today, Fuchs' work is prized not only for its scholarly value, but also for the surpassing beauty of its illustrations. The methodical layout, the organization of the subject matter, the spacious design, and the number, size, and beauty of the illustrations have caused the herbal to appeal to botanists and bibliophiles alike ? Scholars today consider the herbal to be one of the significant landmarks of pre-Linnean literature (Grolier 100). Fuchs also included portraits of the artists he collaborated with in creating the book-Albrecht Meyer, who drew the plants from life; Heinrich Füllmaurer, who transferred the line drawings to woodblocks; and Vitus Rudolph Speckle, who cut the blocks and printed the woodcut illustrations-are portrayed at the end of the volume. Nissen 658; Adams F-1099; Dibner 19; Horblit 33b; Hunt 48; Norman … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller, ABAA [New York, NY, U.S.A.]
2018-06-08 15:46:09
STUCKI (Johann Wilhelm).
2 tomes reliés en un fort volume in-folio [342 x 220 mm] titre-frontispice, (11) ff, 642 pp., (10) ff. de table ; (7) ff. dont le titre, 252 pp., (12) ff. de table : vélin dur, dos à nerfs orné, encadrement à la Du Seuil sur les plats et emblème doré au centre, tranches jaspées (reliure du XVIIIe siècle). Réunion des deux grands traités comparatistes sur les mœurs culinaires et les rites sacrificiels des Anciens.Philologue et théologien calviniste, le Zurichois Hans-Wilhelm Stucki (1542-1607) avait reçu une éducation humaniste hors de pair à Paris, Strasbourg et Padoue. Le premier tome est consacré aux mœurs épulaires des Anciens, tant grecs et romains que juifs, égyptiens, perses et arabes. Il cite près de cinq cents auteurs qu'il a étudiés, abordant la nutrition, l'hygiène, la gastronomie, les vins, les banquets et les fêtes.Il fait également œuvre d'ethnographie dans le second tome qui porte sur les rites sacrificiels de l'ensemble des peuples connus, d'une Antiquité disparue aux rivages du Nouveau Monde (Dorbon, Bibliotheca esoterica, n° 4700).Très bel exemplaire, relié en vélin hollandais, décoré sur les plats de l'emblème de la ville de La Haye ; bien conservé et sans rousseurs.En tête du volume, un feuillet imprimé, en partie manuscrit, témoigne que le livre a été donné en prix à un élève en classe de troisième du collège de La Haye, en septembre 1743.Il s'agit de Antoine Josué Diodati (1728-1790), pasteur et bibliothécaire à La Haye puis à Genève.• Vicaire, Bibliographie gastronomique, 805.- Bitting, Gastronomic bibliography, p. 452 : "It is stated that this work tr … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: OSLO RARE BOOKS [Norway, Flekkefjord]
2018-05-28 06:19:55
OMERO (ILIADE)
Venezia, (Giovanni Farri e Fratelli), 1542. Mezza pelle della fine del Settecento, primi Ottocento; cc. 284 nn. Testo in greco. Axs
Bookseller: LIBRERIA PAOLO BONGIORNO [Modena, MODEN, Italy]
2018-05-25 05:50:43
Fabyan Robert
London 1542. Very Rare, Early Printing of Fabyan's Chronicle. Folio, bound in late 17th or early 18th century mottled calf, spine gilt A well preserved copy. A VERY RARE AND AN IMPORTANT WORK. NO COPIES IN COMMERCE. "Fabyan was the first of the citizen chroniclers of London who conceived the design of expanding his diary into a general history. His work was called by himself 'The Concordance of Histories,' and beginning with the arrival of Brutus, gave a general survey of the affairs of England, and n later times of France also. The first six books are brief, and reach to the Norman Conquest; the seventh book extends from the Norman Conquest to his own day. Fabyan was well acquainted with Latin and French, and shows a large knowledge of previous writers, but his object is to harmonize their accounts, and so doing he shows no critical sagacity. He is valuable as an authority as he reaches his own time. From the accession of Richard I his book assumes the form of a London Chronicle, and the years are divided by the names of the mayors an sheriffs. He has an eye for city pageantry, ad gives details fo many public festivities. Occasionally he breaks into verse, beginning his books with poems in honour of the Virgin; be he inserts a complaint of Edward II, which is in the style made familiar by the 'Mirrour of Magistrates'. Fabyan's verse is ruder than his prose. Fabyan's work was first printed by Pynson in 1516 with the title 'The New Chronicles of England and France', and this first edition is exceedingly rare. Bale says that the book was burnt by order of Cardinal Wolsey beca … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Buddenbrooks, Inc. ABAA [Newburyport, MA, U.S.A.]
2018-05-14 06:19:41
Erasmus, Desiderius; Frobeniana, Officina
Basile�: In officina Frobeniana, 1542. Basileæ: In officina Frobeniana, 1542. Hardcover. Folio, [8], 816 pages, [28] pages index; VG; bound in contemporary full vellum, paneled spine with faded ink lettering to head of spine, full tooling to boards, partial beveling to edges; bound with two clasps, majority of lower clasp missing, upper clasp present; slight scraping to text block from clasp; woodcut printer's device on title page and verso of final leaf; woodcut initials; colophon on verso of final leaf; text in Latin with sections in Greek; wide margins; no bookplates or previous owners markings; index in rear; This edition is part 2 of "Nouum Testamentum iam quintum ac postremum accuratissima cura recognitum à Des. Erasmo Roterodamo cum annotationibus ... Basileae, 1541 [1542 - cf. colophon].; consignment; shelved case 4. Shelved Dupont Bookstore.
Bookseller: Second Story Books, ABAA [Rockville, MD, U.S.A.]
2018-05-11 21:18:44
Holzdeckelband mit Schliessen, Divo di Capodistria, Koper - Aristophanes:
Basel, Cratanders Erben, 1542. 8°, circa 17 x 12 cm., 559 SS., mit 2 verschiedenen Druckermarken und etlichen Initialen. Blindgeprägtes Schweinsleder d. Zt. auf Holzdeckeln mit Schließen VD 16, A 3272; IA 107.654; Hoffmann I, 279. Zweite lateinische Separatausgabe der elf Komödien von Aristophanes in der lateinischen Übersetzung des aus Capodistria (heute Koper in Slowenien) stammenden Humanisten Andrea Divo (erstmals 1538 erschienen). Die längere Widmung zu Beginn ist für den Bischof von Padua Aloisio Pisano. - Beriebener Prägeband auf Holzdeckeln mit intakten Schliessen, verziert mit verschiedenen Rollen, dabei kleine sächsische Wappen. Vorsatz mit Besitzvermerk eines Christophorus Lindauer, datiert 1563. - Leicht gebräunt, nur wenig fleckig, Titel mit sehr schmalem Abschnitt im weissen Rand oben und kleiner Entfernung eines Besitzvermerkes, nur die letzten Blätter mit kleiner Wumdspur. Schöner, dekorativer Band. [9 Warenabbildungen bei antiquariat.de]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Thomas Rezek [München, Germany]
2018-05-02 16:25:18
Theophylactus, Archbishop of Ochrida
Cologne: House of Quentel , 1542. Inscribed on top edge of title page [ "Petri Rochs Agripp; Ao 1592." i.e. Peter Rochs Cologne Anno 1592 ]Two works bound in one volume. First work. Quatuor Euangelia Enarrationes ("Commentaries on the Four Gospels"). Second work. Theophylactus Bulgariae Archiepiscopus. In omnes divi Pauli Epl'as. Christophoro Porsena. Cologne. 1542. Book measures 12 1/4 x 8 inches. Collationa6,A-Z8, a-c8,d-e4, second work, a6,A-Z,Aa-Dd6,,Ee-Ff4,arrate, complete but with erratic initials/numbering. Both titles with woodcut borders, & intitails. Bound in early 18th century full mottled calf, raised bands, gilt lines, gilt tooling within compartments, leather title labels. Calf rubbed, with abrasion wear, hinge joints split, but boards holding firm. Generally a nice binding. Internally, stain mark to top margin of first title pages, occasional light tanning, occasional period annotation. The second work has a couple of small single hole worm tracks [ mainly to margins ] from a, to Cc, and about 10 mainly single track wormholes to the last 20 leaves. Pages in very good clean condition throughout. A very nice clean copy. . Editio Vltima [ Last Edition ]. Full Leather. Very Good. Small Folio.
Bookseller: George Jeffery Books [HERTFORDSHIRE, United Kingdom]
2018-04-23 09:40:13
PORZIO, Simone (1497-1554)-GELLI, Giovanni Battista tr. (1498-1563)
In 8vo (mm 149x103). Pagine 52, [4]. Segnatura: A-C8D4. Capilettera ornati incisi in legno. Lievissime fioriture occasionali e alcune macchie marginali, ma ottima copia. Legatura del XX secolo in cartonato, piatti ricoperti da carta marmorizzata, titolo impresso in oro su tassello in pergamena al dorso. Al contropiatto anteriore ex-libris inciso di Francisco Bracchini. Nota manoscritti alla p. 50, qualche sottolineatura in inchiostro bruno. Rara prima edizione, stampata senza dati editoriali ma da attribuirsi al tipografo Lorenzo Torrentino, del volgarizzamento, ad opera di Giovann Battista Gelli, di questo opuscolo redatto intorno al 1542 dal medico e filosofo napoletano Simone Porzio, ma apparso per la prima volta solo nel 1551, presso i torchi del Torrentino, con il titolo De puella germanica, quae fere biennium vixerat sine cibo, potuque. L'operetta narra del fatto prodigioso, avvenuto intorno al 1542 vicino a Spira, di una ragazza tedesca anoressica di nome Margarete Weiss, che rimase senza mangiare né bere per oltre due anni. Porzio cerca di spiegare da un punto di vista medico come questo sia stato possibile, concludendo che la natura flemmatica e la frigidità della ragazza, unitamente agli umori crudi, hanno reso la cosa possibile. La ragazza era stata mostrata in pubblico durante la Dieta di Speyer del 1542 e poi affidata al medico Gerhard Bucholtz, il quale poche settimane dopo stilò un rapporto che attestò il carattere non finto dell'inedia (cfr. D. Castelli, Simone Porzio e il "De puella Germanica": l' "inedia' mirabile di una fanciulla tedesca, in: "Studi filos … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Libreria Govi Alberto [IT]
2018-04-15 11:20:23
BIBLE
" - Apud Franciscum Regnault, Parisiis (Paris) 1542, fort in-16 (7,5x11,5cm), 209ff. 128ff. 133-165ff. (15f.), relié. - Nouvelle édition miniature de la Vulgate latine, après la première semblant avoir paru en 1531, chez Yolande Bonhomme, mais qui n'était pas illustrée. On situe également une édition en 1538 chez Simon de Colines, sans illustration. Page de titre dans un encadrement gravé Renaissance. Une page de titre spécifique pour les Epitres : Pauli aposto - l'epistolae. L'ouvrage est illustré de 30 figures sur bois dont voici le détail : 4 figures pour les Evangiles (saint avec son attribut dans des scènes médiévales ou Renaissances) et de nombreuses lettrines historiées reprenant la narration de la Passion. Un frontispice pour les Actes apostoliques (répété pour Epistola Petri apostoli prima). Un frontispice pour les Epitres (Saint Jacques en prédicateur, marchant, une ville fortifiée au fond, vêtu en vêtements du XVIe et portant la coquille Saint-Jacques sur son chapeau et sa cape (figure répétée pour Epistola canonica Iacobi apostoli). Un frontispice pour Epistola beati Ioannis. 21 figures allégoriques pour l'Apocalypse, dont les 4 cavaliers de l'Apocalypse, une pluie d'étoiles, la bête à sept têtes couronnées... Edition absente des catalogues anglais et français, de la British Library et de la Bibliothèque Nationale de France. Les figures sont différentes des multiples éditions illustrées chez Gryphe de 1539 à 1542. Absent au Hollis catalogue d'Harvard. Reliure en plein veau brun glacé d'époque. Dos à nerfs muet. La reliure ayant joué, la tranche formée par les f … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet [France, Paris]
2018-04-13 18:19:28
Fabyan Robert
London 1542. Very Rare, Early Printing of Fabyan's Chronicle. Folio, bound in late 17th or early 18th century mottled calf, spine gilt A well preserved copy. A VERY RARE AND AN IMPORTANT WORK. NO COPIES IN COMMERCE. "Fabyan was the first of the citizen chroniclers of London who conceived the design of expanding his diary into a general history. His work was called by himself 'The Concordance of Histories,' and beginning with the arrival of Brutus, gave a general survey of the affairs of England, and n later times of France also. The first six books are brief, and reach to the Norman Conquest; the seventh book extends from the Norman Conquest to his own day. Fabyan was well acquainted with Latin and French, and shows a large knowledge of previous writers, but his object is to harmonize their accounts, and so doing he shows no critical sagacity. He is valuable as an authority as he reaches his own time. From the accession of Richard I his book assumes the form of a London Chronicle, and the years are divided by the names of the mayors an sheriffs. He has an eye for city pageantry, ad gives details fo many public festivities. Occasionally he breaks into verse, beginning his books with poems in honour of the Virgin; be he inserts a complaint of Edward II, which is in the style made familiar by the 'Mirrour of Magistrates'. Fabyan's verse is ruder than his prose. Fabyan's work was first printed by Pynson in 1516 with the title 'The New Chronicles of England and France', and this first edition is exceedingly rare. Bale says that the book was burnt by order of Cardinal Wolsey beca … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Buddenbrooks, Inc. [Newburyport, MA, U.S.A.]
2018-04-11 07:54:01
VASSÉ, Jean]
[VASSÉ, Jean]. De iudiciis urinarum tractatus Venice, Excudebat Venturinus Roffinellus, 1542. £1350 12mo, 32 unnumbered leaves, A-D8 (two final blank). Roman letter, sporadic Italic. Woodcut clover on title-page, decorated initials. Early handwritten maniculae, underlining and comments throughout, especially in regard to “urina oleosa” (oily urine). Last two blank leaves with sort of ms. indexing, very faded. In modern limp vellum. This is a rare edition of collection of medical opinions and observations on urine, gathered from the works of several authoritative authors. According to Renaissance medicine, which was based on Latin sources, such as Pliny’s Natural History, just to mention one, and Ancient Greek sources, especially Aristotle and, above all, Hippocrates and Galen, the human faculties originated mainly from three organs: brain, heart and liver. The proper or bad functioning of these organs was correctly believed to determine either illness or health. The brain regulates memory and thinking; the heart keeps our blood moving; the liver shows its health condition through urine, according to the writer. This book lists and classifies different types of urine according to their colour, odour, grade of fluidity, temperature and so on, prescribing remedies. Such features were considered to give indications on the state of the four humours in the human body, which balance was held to be crucial to good health. Even though the present work does not bear the author’s name, it is common knowledge that the physician Jean Vassé wrote this short treatise. He was dean of the f … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Symonds Rare Books Ltd [London, United Kingdom]
2018-03-25 06:26:04
Homer
Strasburg: Bernard Lintot, 1542. Early printing of Homer's masterpieces The Iliad and the Odyssey in the original Greek. Octavo, bound in contemporary blindstamped pigskin over boards, brass clasps and hinges to The Odyssey. In excellent condition with some browning and general soiling. The Iliad with woodcut titles and printer's devices at colophon (in Greek); some contemporary Greek and Latin annotations and scholia and on the pastedowns. The Odyssey contains a second woodcut title and printer's device at conclusion to Hymns. The subscribers list for the Iliad lists 575 subscribers, including Addison, Congreve, Newton, Steele and others; that for The Odyssey are 610 (including those in the supplementary list appended to the final volume). For the Odyssey, Pope was assisted by Elijah Fenton and William Broome, and pencil notes in the texts identify the responsible party for the specific Books and Notes. That those pencil annotations and incidental others in pencil in the same hand scattered elsewhere are Hobhouse's seems probable, as a pencil note in a quite similar (or same) hand appears at the conclusion of the Postscript to the final volume (14 Dec. 1843 J.H.), suggesting either the date of his acquisition of the set, or more likely, his completion of reading. Editions in folio (large and small) to benefit the publisher followed the appearance of each new volume in a timely fashion, the proceeds from Subscriber's quarto edition having been Pope's exclusively. Encouraged by Swift, Addison and Steele, among others, Pope began translating Homer in 1713. The arduous undert … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books [US]
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2018-03-23 00:55:38
BOCCACCIO, Giovanni.
(Paris, D. Janot for) Gilles Corrozet, (February, 24th) 1542. Folio. VI, CLXXIIII leaves. With - repetitions included -36 text woodcuts (one nearly full-page) all surrounded by a varying border (partly decorated with coats of arms), some "lettres fleuries" initials by G. Tory (cf. Mortimer ) and few "Crible " initials. Woodcut printer's device. A magnificent, signed heraldic binding by the famous Paris bookbinder Gruel from the last quarter of the 19th century in an excellent state of preservation, with polychromatic Moroccan ribbon marquetry, abundant gilding of spine, cover, bottom and inside edges as well as gold-embossed spine title; three-side gilt-edging. In a later shift (broad spine of brown, napped leather with gold-embossed spine title [thumbed, somewhat faded], cover done in marbled paper, suede-lined [the lining slightly stained] and in a half-leather slip case with identical cover (slightly thumbed, edges somewhat flattened). First edition of Sevin’s translation. Denis Janot organized this edition under his own name and for various Paris bookshops (cf. the corresponding entry in the Ind. Aurel. ), whose own signets and sales notes were then imprinted. Thus our specimen bears the Corrozet-signet on the title page (v. Renou ard 206) and the note : "On les vend à Paris en la grand Salle du Pa1ais du costé de 1a chapelle de messieurs, en 1a boutique de Gilles Corrozet Libraire." This signet makes the book - which is extremely rare anyhow - a top rarity , not accounted for in the relevant bibliographies / catalogues. The woodcuts derive from Janot's edition of the f … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Buechel-Baur [Winnenden, Germany]
2018-03-22 21:17:24
PINDARUS
Frankfurt, P. Brubach, 1542. In-4° piccolo (20 x 15), ff. 370+(14), numerati solo al recto, con 4 frontespizi xilografici impressi in rosso e nero e alcune belle testatine e iniziali con motivi floreali impressi in rosso; caratteri greci. Legatura coeva in piena pergamena (fenditura alla parte sup. del dorso). Titolo ms a penna al dorso. Macchioline e bruniture al primo frontespizio, arrossature sparse, più evidenti ad alcuni ff., ma buon esemplare nel complesso. (5135) Bella edizione dei testi pindarici, in eleganti caratteri greci, con i versi contornati dal fittissimo commento, sempre in fitti caratteri greci. Il testo si fonda su quello della celebre edizione di Zaccaria Calliergi a Roma nel 1515, che servì di base a tutte le edizioni successive e agli scolii che le accompagnavano. Tre dei quattro frontespizi sono ornati con una bordura a blocchi xilografici, e due portano anche una curiosa impresa tipografica con la testa di Giano bifronte racchiusa entro uno scudo araldico; notevoli anche le testatine e le iniziali ornate impresse in rosso. Brunet, V/658. Adams, II/1223. Schoell-Tipaldo, II/I, p. 85. Petersen, Handbuch für Griech. Litt., p. 59.
Bookseller: Libreria Soave [IT]
2018-03-22 16:09:06
QUINTILIAN
Ex officina Roberti Stephani Typographi Regii, 1542. QUINTILIANUS, Marcus Fabius. Institutionum oratoriarum Libri XII. Paris, Ex officina Roberti Stephani Typographi Regii, 1542. £1250 4to, 551 (=651) (li), a-z8 A-Y8. Roman letter, very sporadic Greek type. Printer’s device on title page. Capital spaces with guide-letters. Slightly trimmed. Early marginalia in a clear Latin calligraphy and underlining by different hands, a few seemingly washed, or erased, in any case well faded. Occasional recent pencil marks. In a modern straight-grain gilt morocco binding, fleurons at centre of covers and borders, spine in compartments with alternate pattern of fleurons and dices, dentelle borders, a.e.r. A fine copy. This is Robert Estienne’s edition of the Institutes of Oratory in twelve volumes by the Spanish-born Roman rhetorician Quintilian (ca. 35-100 AD), which is one of the most renowned and popular works on the theory and practice of oratory. The work had an incredible influence, especially during the Renaissance, on Western tradition of political oratory. In Rome Quintilian met with great success as a teacher and was the first rhetorician to set up a genuine public school and to receive a salary from the State. He continued to teach for twenty years and among his pupils were Pliny the Younger and the two sons of Domitilla, the sister of Domitian. As a stylist, though he is often difficult owing to compression and the epigrammatic turn which he gives his phrases, he is never affected or extravagant. He is still under the influence of the sound traditions of the Ciceronian age, an … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Symonds Rare Books Ltd [London, United Kingdom]
2018-03-11 02:59:21
Antonio Boatto
(al colophon) Venturino di Rossinelli, 1542. In-8°; cc (24) incluse 2 ccbb.Al frontespizio un legno.La Vita di San Prosdocimo ha un proprio frontespizio. Alla prima carta bianca nota manoscritta. Legatura coeva in piena pergamena. una raccolta di capitoli in terzine, ciascuno con un proprio titolo, del rimatore petrarchista Antonio Boatto. "Il contrasto (schema antichissimo da Iacopone a Bonvesin) si sviluppa vivacemente in direzione teatrale, opponendo il materialismo dell'uomo esteriore all'ascesi platonica dell'altro; alla fine l'uomo esteriore si converte, in una notevole drammatizzazione dell'intervento della grazia di Dio, che salva l'uomo senza conculcare il libero arbitrio: tema da mettere senz'altro in rapporto con il capitolo contro Lutero. Quest'ultimo testo... è illuminante per capire quanto gli echi della rivoluzione teologica della Riforma fossero diffusi anche tra i semplici fedeli: Boatto descrive con estrema lucidità, nella sua invettiva, i punti salienti della predicazione di Lutero, dal libero esame delle Scritture, alla questione della grazia, del libero arbitrio, e quindi della validità del Purgatorio e dei sacramenti" (G. Da Pozzo, a cura di, Storia letteraria d'Italia, Il Cinquecento, 2, p. 953, 1066).
Bookseller: Libreria Antonio Pettini [IT]
2018-03-10 09:45:01
BOCCACCIO, Giovanni.
(Paris, D. Janot for) Gilles Corrozet, (February, 24th) 1542. Folio. VI, CLXXIIII leaves. With - repetitions included -36 text woodcuts (one nearly full-page) all surrounded by a varying border (partly decorated with coats of arms), some "lettres fleuries" initials by G. Tory (cf. Mortimer ) and few "Crible " initials. Woodcut printer's device. A magnificent, signed heraldic binding by the famous Paris bookbinder Gruel from the last quarter of the 19th century in an excellent state of preservation, with polychromatic Moroccan ribbon marquetry, abundant gilding of spine, cover, bottom and inside edges as well as gold-embossed spine title; three-side gilt-edging. In a later shift (broad spine of brown, napped leather with gold-embossed spine title [thumbed, somewhat faded], cover done in marbled paper, suede-lined [the lining slightly stained] and in a half-leather slip case with identical cover (slightly thumbed, edges somewhat flattened). First edition of Sevin’s translation. Denis Janot organized this edition under his own name and for various Paris bookshops (cf. the corresponding entry in the Ind. Aurel. ), whose own signets and sales notes were then imprinted. Thus our specimen bears the Corrozet-signet on the title page (v. Renou ard 206) and the note : "On les vend à Paris en la grand Salle du Pa1ais du costé de 1a chapelle de messieurs, en 1a boutique de Gilles Corrozet Libraire." This signet makes the book - which is extremely rare anyhow - a top rarity , not accounted for in the relevant bibliographies / catalogues. The woodcuts derive from Janot's edition of the f … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Buechel-Baur [Winnenden, Germany]
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