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2015-04-23 23:57:05
Londini: In aedibus Thome Marshe, 1556. Early calf, rebacked, the original elaborately gilt spine laid down, one leaf with tear, else especially clean and crisp; the Taussig copy The last pre-Tottel printing, and one of two editions printed in 1556, the last pre-Elizabethan printings and the last to contain the old statutes ('vetera statuta') only, through the reign of Edward II in the early 1300's; the variant issue
Bookseller: Meyer Boswell Books, Inc.
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2015-04-21 11:38:55
Beuter, Pere Antoni
In Vinegia: appresso Gabriel Giolito de' Ferrari Small 8vo (15.5 cm; 6.125"). [38] ff., 533, [3] pp., map.. 1556 A translation of the author's Primera part de la Història de València, the first edition of which appeared in 1538, written in the Valencian dialect of Catalan. Beuter (ca. 1490?-1554), of German origin, was born in Valencia, educated at the university there, and had a successful career as a historian, university professor, and preacher. The work at hand was a widely read and respected history of the founding and history of Valencia, and Spain, through the 11th century, with the last chapters having much to say about => El Cid. The translation is the work of Alfonso de Ulloa, who translated a number of important Spanish texts into Italian. Gabriel Giolito, the most prolific printer in Italy during the 16th century, printed about 850 books from the date of founding his press in 1539 to his death in 1578; he exercised great influence on his contemporaries and successors in the form and decoration of books. This work is printed in his italic type, has a woodcut printer's device on title-page and a different one on the verso of final leaf, woodcut head- and tail-pieces, and decorative and historiated woodcut initials. The preliminary matter contains => a double-page woodcut map of Spain. A curious aspect of the text is the claim that Spaniards fleeing the Moorish invasion settled in America in the Yucatan! => What a fable! Provenance: 17th-century private ownership stamp on title of a heart surrounding the letters COP; late 20th- and early 21st-century bookplate of K … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: SessaBks, A Division of the Philadelphia
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2015-04-21 11:38:55
Beuter, Pere Antoni
In Vinegia: appresso Gabriel Giolito de' Ferrari Small 8vo (15.5 cm; 6.125"). [38] ff., 533, [3] pp., map.. 1556 A translation of the author's Primera part de la Història de València, the first edition of which appeared in 1538, written in the Valencian dialect of Catalan. Beuter (ca. 1490–1554), of German origin, was born in Valencia, educated at the university there, and had a successful career as a historian, university professor, and preacher. The work at hand was a widely read and respected history of the founding and history of Valencia, and Spain, through the 11th century, with the last chapters having much to say about => El Cid. The translation is the work of Alfonso de Ulloa, who translated a number of important Spanish texts into Italian. Gabriel Giolito, the most prolific printer in Italy during the 16th century, printed about 850 books from the date of founding his press in 1539 to his death in 1578; he exercised great influence on his contemporaries and successors in the form and decoration of books. This work is printed in his italic type, has a woodcut printer's device on title-page and a different one on the verso of final leaf, woodcut head- and tail-pieces, and decorative and historiated woodcut initials. The preliminary matter contains => a double-page woodcut map of Spain. A curious aspect of the text is the claim that Spaniards fleeing the Moorish invasion settled in America in the Yucatan! => What a fable! Provenance: 17th-century private ownership stamp on title of a heart surrounding the letters COP; late 20th- and early 21st-century bookplate of … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: SessaBks, A Division of the Philadelphia
2015-04-19 10:33:33
MONTEUX (Jérôme de).
Lugduni, apud Joan. Tornaesium, 1556. in-12. 56pp. Plein veau brun, plats ornés de filets à froid (reliure moderne dans le style de l'époque). Rares rousseurs. Bon exemplaire. Première édition de ce recueil d'aphorismes sur la pratique de la médecine par le Dauphinois, Jérôme de Monteux. Jolie édition avec une belle bordure gravée autour du titre et des lettrines. Annotations manuscrites anciennes.
Bookseller: Último Capítulo S.C.P. [Barcelona, Spain]
2015-03-27 22:18:10
ARGENTERIUS, Ioannes (1513-1572):
Florentiae (Florence), Laurentius Torrentinus, 1556,. gr. in-4°, XX + 358 p. + 26 p. (index), titre encadre d'une grande gravure sur bois heraldique, texte orne de nombreuses initiales figuratives et florales, reliure recente en velin a recouvrement, dans le style de l'epoque, tranches brunes, exemplaire frais.. Second edition, enlarged by the author, with title in a large heraldic woodcut border, numerous fine initials. Complete copy in a new vellum binding (old style). Fresh copy.Seconda edizione, aumentata dall'autore, con molte lettere iniziali incise e un bel titolo, in una rilegatura in pergamena recente nello stile dell'epoca. La prima edizione fu pubblicata a Firenze nel 1550. Argenterius insegno et pratico medicina e filosofia a Lione, Anversa, Pisa, Napoli, Roma e Torino.Seconde edition, augmentee par l'auteur. La premiere edition parut a Florence en 1550 sous le titre "Varie Opera de Re Medica...".Argenterius enseigna et exerca la medecine et la philosophie a Lyon, Anvers, Pise, Naples, Rome, Mondovi, et Turin."...Le Broussais du 16e siecle; bouillant reformateur comme ce dernier, et qui passa toute sa vie a combattre Galien, le principe de la pluralite des esprits et de la chaleur, la doctrine des quatre humeurs cardinales, la pretendue alimentation du corps par la semence. Esprit eleve, servi par une haute philosophie, qui le porta a tout demander a l'analyse et a reconnaitre que la medecine, ne meritant pas le nom de science parfaite, a cause de l'impossibilite de demontrer rigoureusement les objets dont elle s'occupe, la methode analytique etait de beaucoup p … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Harteveld Rare Books Ltd.
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2015-03-17 16:43:39
[Bible in Italian]. Shakespeare, William (forgery). Victoria, Queen (forgery)
Lyons: J. de Tournes and G. Gazeius, 1556. 2 parts in one volume, thick 16mo, 500; [383]pp. Title within floriated woodcut border, profusion of text woodcuts. Contemporary limp vellum, title with small repair and small modern mounted blank label, scattered dampstaining. Remnants of ownerÕs sticker on front cover. Last sold at Swann Galleries in 1987 ($600), this attractive little Bible bears the spurious signatures of Queen Victoria and William Shakespeare. Clearly a prize for any collector of famous British forgeries.
Bookseller: John Windle Antiquarian Bookseller
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2015-03-17 16:43:39
Bible in Italian]. Shakespeare, William (forgery). Victoria, Queen (forgery)
- Lyons: J. de Tournes and G. Gazeius, 1556. 2 parts in one volume, thick 16mo, 500; [383]pp. Title within floriated woodcut border, profusion of text woodcuts. Contemporary limp vellum, title with small repair and small modern mounted blank label, scattered dampstaining. Remnants of ownerÕs sticker on front cover. Last sold at Swann Galleries in 1987 ($600), this attractive little Bible bears the spurious signatures of Queen Victoria and William Shakespeare. Clearly a prize for any collector of famous British forgeries.
Bookseller: John Windle Antiquarian Bookseller, ABAA
2015-02-14 19:54:31
VITRUVIUS, Marcus
1556. VITRUVIUS, Marcus. I Dieci Libri Dell'Architettura. Translated with additional commentary by Daniele Barbaro. 274 (i.e., 284), [18] pp. (erratic pagination throughout). Illustrated with woodcut architectural title-page, full-page woodcut of two men among ruins, 132 woodcuts within the Ten Books of which eight are double-page plates, six have pasted on extensions, and one in-text with a volvelle, numerous cuts repeated, followed by a full-page plate of an Ionic column followed by two plates of theater designs repeated from earlier in the book, this time with added volvelles to show improvements, and finally a repeat of the first full-page woodcut with the cartouche filled in with the registration. Large woodcut initials with city views and historiated initials in two sizes. Folio, 420 x 280 mm, bound in eighteenth-century Italian carta rustica, title in early ink on spine. Venice: Francesco Marcolini, 1556. |~||~||~||~||~| First Edition of this translation and commentary by the Venetian humanist Daniele Barbaro, with illustrations by Andrea Palladio, called: "the most significant Italian edition of the treatise" (Millard, p. 499). Barbaro dedicated the publication to Ippolito d'Este, cardinal of Ferrara and then owner of the outstanding buildings and gardens at Tivoli. This edition of Vitruvius is assigned unreserved veneration due to Barbaro's contributions, Francesco Marcolini's edits, and the iconographic legacy of Palladio visible throughout the volume. Barbaro states on leaf C6v that the designs for the more important illustrations are the work of his friend Andre … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Ursus Rare Books
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2015-02-14 15:54:25
CREUTZER, Peter.
Frankfurt: Weigandt Han, [not before 1556]. Small 4to (183 x 128 mm). Collation: A-G4. [28] leaves. Gothic type. Title printed in red and black, large title woodcut of the wheel of fortune, thirty-two woodcut text illustrations consisting of 12 cuts of the astrological signs, 7 cuts of the planets, one zodiac man cut, and 12 small allegorical cuts of the months; large woodcut Fraktur initial N and tailpiece ornament. Dampstaining and softening, title soiled, tears to lower gutters in first few leaves, fol. E1 with closed tear entering text, a few other marginal tears, fol. G2 with repairs to upper blank fore-corner. Contemporary German laced-case dark red dyed parchment binding with envelope flap (somewhat stiffened, a couple of abraded areas, upper endleaf torn away, stub remaining after first gathering). Provenance: inscription in Swedish dated 1597 on inner back cover, below it an old trace of a removed bookplate or inscription; Christian Hammer (1818-1905), "Bibliothek Hammer" bookplate pasted inside fore-edge flap (obscuring most of an early inscription), Catalogue de la Bibliothèque Hammer à Stockholm: Division étrangère (Stockholm, 1886-88, 9 vols.), vol. 7, no. 38811 (binding described as "couvercle de parch.").*** Sixteenth-century popular printing: an illustrated astrological handbook in its original red-dyed parchment flap binding. Peter Creutzer, the author of a treatise on a comet and a few other astrological pamphlets, is identified here and on the titles of all his works as a student of Johann Lichtenberger, onetime Court astrologer of Emperor Friedrich II an … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Musinsky Rare Books [USA]
2015-02-13 17:59:57
Avicenna (Ibn Sina).
Basel, Johannes Herwagen, 1556.. Folio (260 x 355 mm). (44), (4), 5-1104 (misnumbered 2004), (38) pp. With woodcut t. p. vignette, 2 ff. containing 6 fine woodcut illustrations of an Arabic physician treating a patient (pp. 893f.), one full page woodcut diagram (p. 756), ornamental woodcut initials, a few small woodcut diagrams in the text. Cantica in 2 cols., indexes in 3 cols. Roman and italic types, printed shoulder notes on inner margins. 17th century mottled calf, spine with six raised bands with giltstamped label. All edges red.. Magnificent 1556 folio edition of the classic Latin translation of the greatest work of Ibn Sina, hailed as "the most famous medical text ever written" (Garrison/M. 43). A re-issue of the first edition ever to contain illustrations (six meticulous woodcuts of a physician performing chiropractic treatments, as well as a diagram of the human eye anatomy), first published thus only the previous year by Giunta's heirs in Venice. Translated by Gerard of Cremona. No edition in the original Arabic was printed until 1593. - Ibn Sina's "Keta-b al-qanun fi'l-tebb" ("Canon of Medicine"), written in Arabic but widely translated throughout the Middle Ages and the basis of medical training in the West as late as the mid-17th century. Completed in 1025, the Qanun is divided into 5 books, devoted to the basic principles of medicine, the Materia Medica (listing about 800 drugs), pathology, diseases affecting the body as a whole and finally the formulary. - Ibn Sina (c. 980-1037), known in the Western tradition as Avicenna, was physician to the ruling caliphs. … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris, Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH
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2015-02-05 13:58:07
Beuter, Anton.
Vinegia (Venedig), Ferrari, 1556.. Kl. 8° (16,5 x 11 cm). 36 (statt 38) Bl., mit einer doppelblattgroßen Karte von Spanien, 533 S., 1 Bl., mit Druckermarke, sowie hübschen Initialen und Vignetten im Text. Lederband der Zeit auf 3 Bünden, geprägter Titel auf Vorderdeckel, Rollen- und Plattenstempel, Messingschließen.. Einband etwas beschädigt, zum Teil restauriert. Titelblatt fehlt (eine Kopie ist vorne lose eingelegt). Sonst sauber und gut erhaltenes Exemplar.
Bookseller: Versandantiquariat andanti - Einzelunter
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2015-02-02 02:26:31
SPAGNA Don Carlos
Manoscritto membranaceo spagnolo datato 1556 riguardante questioni legali a carico di personaggi della città di Talavera de la Reina con elogi di probiviri. Volume legato in pergamena molle coeva di cm. 37 x 24 comprendente 48 fogli in pergamena con testo calligrafato chiaramente; all' inizio si trova una grande miniatura a piena pagina con al centro la Madonna e due santi, contornata da un' artistica bordura a colori e oro con dedica a Don Carlo imperatore e sotto la relativa arme. Nel testo si trovano inoltre 25 grandi iniziali in oro su sfondo rosso. Esemplare ben conservato di grande rarità.
Bookseller: Brighenti libri esauriti e rari
2015-01-26 16:18:49
Claude ELIEN
Brand printer Andreas Gesner. Bilingual edition printing with double column, Greek one side, the Latin translation of the other; the two Greek columns form the middle of the book. Conrad Gesner Edition directed by, printed by Andreas Gesner and put on the market of the library by Hans Jakob Gesner. Translations are Greek Theodore Gaza (1400-1475) and Sebastian Guldenbeck (died in 1565) --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! Apud Gesneros fratres ( Gessner) Tiguri (Zurich) 1556 In-folio (20 x31,5cm) (48) 655pp. (57) Sig : AZ6, az6, Aa-Dd6, Ee4, Ff-Hh-Ii6, AA-Cc6, DD4, EE6 relié
Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet [France]
2015-01-13 10:03:53
Johann / Jean CARION
The original of the French translation seems to have appeared for the first time in 1549, along with the Latin translation of the German. Rare. Absent the BN of France and English catalogs, one copy to the library of Lunel. Calf full time, back with nerves carrying a title tag paper. boards with cold frame and lilies in the spandrels, iron cold central rectangle. Top cap pulled two boxes and half of another missing. A lily missing. Corners bumped. A gallery to p. 12-32 low margin. Some light foxing on a dozen pages. Handwritten notes on the title page. The book is a universal chronicle from the beginning of the first kingdoms and empires to Charles IX, a large part is occupied by France and England. The first two chapters provide an interesting political reading of history. This translation of J. Le Blond was continued until the reign of Charles IX. Chronicle Carion (1499-1537) was first published in German in 1532 and revised by Melanchthon, it was finally translated into Latin by Funk in 1547. This is the version that was used in the translation of Le Blond. It was very popular in the sixteenth century, especially in Protestant circles. Brunet I, 1579. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! Par Iean Ruelle à Paris 1556 fort in-16 (12x8cm) (32) ff., 374 ff., (2) ff. [-]8 [A-Z]8 [Aa-Zz]8 Aaa8. relié
Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet [France]
2014-12-30 14:27:20
CICERONE Marco Tullio.
Appresso Gabriel Giolito De' Ferrari 1556 Opera dedicata a Francesco Torelli. Presentazione di Pompeo Della Barba, fratello di Simone. Cm.14,7x9. Pg.(32), 245, (3). Legatura coeva in mz.pergamena semirigida con titoli manoscritti al dorso. Marca tipografica del Ferrari impressa al frontespizio e a piena pagina all'ultima carta. Capilettera incisi. Alcune chiose coeve manoscritte. La "Topica" venne scritta nel 44 a.c. durante un viaggio in Grecia. In essa si tratta della dottrina dell'"inventatio" divulgata da Aristotele, ovvero l'arte di saper trovare gli argomenti. In questa produzione retorica vengono considerati i luoghi ("topoi") come ottimo spunto per ogni genere di argomento ed utilizzabili per qualunque disciplina (poesia, politica, retorica, filosofia, etc.)
Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Pera
2014-12-25 08:56:13
Nathan, Mardochai [Mordecai, Isaac Nathan ben Kalonymus] - Anton Reuchlin (translator)
Henricum Petri, Basileae [Basel], 1556. First edition. Printer's device on last page. In contemporary vellum. Title on spine lettered in ink. (6°; A1-Ss6), [8] p., 2 folding plates, 980 col., [2] p. Isaac Nathan ben Kalonymus was a French philospher and contraversialist of the 15th century. Came from the renowned Nathan family, which claimed it's descent from King David. He is the author of the first Bible concordance and the division of the Old Testament into verses is attributed to him. [Adams I. 188.]. Binding stained. Title page restored. Foxing and waterstain throughout. In contemporary vellum. Title on spine lettered in ink First edition. Printer's device on last page. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Földvári Books [Budapest, Hungary]
2014-12-23 21:42:03
MONTAÑA DE MONSERATTE, Bernadino.
First edition, and a very fine copy, of the first separate, and first illustrated, anatomical work in the vernacular printed in Spain. "While Valverde di Hamusco's <i>Historia de la composicion del cuerpo humano</i> (1556) is often credited with introducing into Spain the Vesalian anatomical iconography coupled with a vernacular text, this honor actually belongs to Montaña de Monserrate's <i>Anothomia</i>... Montaña's <i>Anathomia</i> represents the first separate anatomical work in the vernacular printed in Spain, as Lobera de Avila's unillustrated <i>Libro de Anatomia</i> was only a section of the more general <i>Remedio de cuerpos humanos</i> (1542?). Montaña's text, like that of another Vesalian propagandist, Thomas Geminus, was largely derived from the popular <i>Anatomy</i> of the medieval surgeon Henri de Mondeville, and was thus more likely than that of Valverde to have been immediately accessible to Spain's barber-surgeons" (Norman).<br/><br/> ❧Norman 739. Garrison-Morton 801.<br/><br/> "The <i>Anothomia</i> of Montaña consists essentially of three parts. The first comprises the anatomy proper to which are appended two chapters, one of which deals with the generation and development of man and the other, with the causes which necessarily lead to death. The second part is a colloquy, the dream of the Marques de Mondejar, presented in the manner of a typical renaissance dialogue between the Marques and Montaña on certain aspects of humoral physiology. And the final section is devoted to the illustrations. <br/><br/> "The anatomical section together with the dedicat … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Sophia Rare Books
2014-12-19 00:25:02
COORNHERT, Dirck Volkertszoon (1522-1590) - MACK, Georg the Elder (fl. 1556-1601) - HEEMSKERCK, Maarten Van (1498-1574)
Antwerp: Hieronymous Cock, 1556. - Single sheet, mounted and framed (6 ¼ x 9 inches). FINE engraving and etching, with transparent wash and body color, highlighted with gold and silver. Provenance: Signed "GM," most likely Georg Mack the Elder. First edition. EXTREMELY FINE engraving by Coornhert after a drawing by Heemskerck, ILLUMINATED and SIGNED by Georg Mack the Elder. Exhibited in "Painted Prints: The Revelation of Color in Northern Renaissance & Baroque Engravings, Etchings & Woodcuts," 2002, no. 42, at the Baltimore Museum of Art. Number 7 in a series of 12 engravings entitled "The Victories of Emperor Charles V." "In 1556 Hieronymus Cock published a series of 12 engravings, with a separate title page, on the theme of the victories of Emperor Charles V. The designs were by Maarten van Heemskerck, and the plates were cut by Dirck Volckertsz. Coornhert.'The victories of Charles V' exalts the mighty deeds of the emperor. The title page refers to the prints as 'images of paternal triumphs' ('paternarum victoriarum imagines'), and the dedication is to Charles's successor as Lord of the Netherlands, so the series may well have been intended to urge Philip to follow in his father's footsteps. "Beneath the seventh print we are told that 'The emperor enters Tunis in triumph, victorious through his courage in the war; the African yields at once and is put to Flight.' 'The Africa' is the infamous pirate-admiral Barbarossa who terrorized the western Mediterranean, attacking the galleys of the Christians and transporting crew and passengers to serve as slaves. On the corsair's c … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Arader Galleries - Aradernyc
2014-12-11 13:51:21
ERASMUS, Desiderius [1469-1536]
Froben, Basle, 1556. Two volumes in one. Pp. 8 p.l., 787, [1] blank; [10], 391, [1] device. Separate title pages for each volume, with large woodcuts of Froben's device on each, plus one on final page. Numerous large and small historiated woodcut initials. Contemporary vellum binding with large blind-stamped arabesque on both sides, gilt lettering piece (later added). Binding a little soiled, minor wear to extremities, corners exposed, small burn mark on lower edge of front cover, lacking ties. Extensive notes in an old hand on front free endpaper, but otherwise an exceptionally fine copy internally, in a still attractive binding. In addition to his famous edition of the Greek New Testament, published with a Latin translation in 1516, Erasmus also produced a paraphrase of the whole New Testament (with the exception of the Apocalypse) between 1517 and 1524. Written in his spontaneous and natural Latin style, the work was received with great acclaim, and an English translation made in 1548 was ordered to be placed in all parish churches next to the Bible. The present edition is an early reprint of the first complete edition issued by Johann Froben in 1524. Adams E737. Size: Folio [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Contact Editions, ABAC, ILAB [Toronto, ON, Canada]
2014-12-10 17:06:21
CORDUS Valerius
Woodcut printer's device on title-page. 16mo. [16]ff. 445pp. [1]f.(blank). Contemporary vellum, ink label on spine (ties missing).
Bookseller: Maggs Bros. Ltd. [U.K.]
2014-11-28 14:20:29
Athenaeus; Natalis de Comitibus (ed.)
Lyon: Sebastianum Barptolomari Honorati, 1556. Early Edition. Hardcover (Vellum). Very Good Condition. Contemporary vellum, author penned to spine. Lacking ties, degradation to fore-edge and corner of the front and rear covers and some wear to the page corners at the beginning and end, slight dampstain in the gutter early on, scattered old marginal marks and underlinings. (xx), 898, xxvii pp. Vicaire 50 The first Latin edition was the same year. The Deipnosophistae, the great epic of dinner table conversation, is one of the only major surviving sources for our knowledge of ancient banquets and food and represents the first written evidence of man's great love of stuffing animals with other animals; in book 4, a great roast boar is served stuffed with thrushes, paunches, fig-peckers, eggs, oysters and periwinkles - an inspiration for Grimod de la Reynière's roti sans pareil. It also includes the first written recipe, saved from the lost cookbook of the Sicilian gastronome Mithaecus. It is instructions for serving the fish Tainia (gut, discard the head, rinse, slice; add cheese and oil). Size: 8vo (octavo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Inventory No: CAT000063.
Bookseller: Pazzo Books [U.S.A.]
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2014-11-28 10:47:14
Thomas de Vio Caietani
VENETIIS: APUD IUNTAS, 1556. In 4. Dim. 33x22,5 cm. Pp. 8 (n.n.)+111. Interessante e rara giuntina del 1556 stampata a Venezia, eredi di Giunta Lucantonio di questa interessante opera di Thomas de Vio Caietani (1469-1534) originario di Gaeta (Latina). Caietano è considerato come uno dei primi pensatori che ha sistematizzato il pensiero di San Tommaso d'Aquino. De Vio commentò la "Summa theologica" di San Tommaso per lottare contro le tesi di Lutero. L'opera è un commentario all'analitica posteriore e predicamenti di Aristotele. Bella incisione all'interno. Bella marca editoriale che rappresenta giglio fiorentino che poggia su un'anfora. Ai lati iniziali L. A.. In cornice figurata con due putti che poggiano il piede sul giglio. Purtroppo l'ultima pagina 112 è l'unica mancante. Opera di grandi dimensioni. Legatura in pergamena con antiche note manoscritte e decorazioni al dorso. Antiche note manoscritte all'interno e disegni. Copertina in mezza pergamena coeva in discrete condizioni generali con usure e parti mancanti ai margini e dorso; segni di tarlo. Legatura in buone condizioni a parte le pagine da 105 a 111 staccate ma presenti. All'interno le pagine si presentano in buone condizioni con fioriture. Gore d'umidità al margine destro e superiore da 10 alla fine; al margine inferiore da pag. 43 alla fine. Parte mancante al margine di piegatura da pag. 49 a 64. Parte mancante al margine destro a pag. 64 senza perdita di testo. Pagina 112 mancante. Parti mancanti al contropiatto anteriore. Interesting and scarce Giunta edition of 1556 published in Venice, eredi di Giunta Lucan … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Sephora di Elena Serru
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2014-11-20 10:49:04
Ariosto Ludovico
Bookseller: Pazzo Books (ABAA-ILAB) [Boston, MA, U.S.A.]
2014-11-18 21:02:40
Ariosto Ludovico
Bookseller: Pazzo Books (ABAA-ILAB) [Boston, MA, U.S.A.]
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2014-11-10 19:08:42
Augustinus, Aurelius
Basel, Hieronymus Frobenius et Nicolaus Episcopius 1556. 2 volumes in 1 binding, 1198, 1532 p. Contemporary, richly blindstamped, Pigskin over wooden boards with clasps, ribbed back with title, Folio (main text printed in two columns, with inscription on titlepage from previous owner 'Carmeli Herbipolensis ad S. Barbara.' some waterstains. The famous humanist, Desiderius Erasmus (1469-1536), was one of the first to prepare an edition of the Complete Works of Augustine. Besides correcting errors in the previous edition, Erasmus added his own observations).
Bookseller: Antiquariaat De Roo
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2014-11-06 03:36:04
Chrysostomus, Johannes
Parisiis, Apud Carolam Guillard viduam Claudij Cheuallonij, & Gulielmus Desboys, sub Sole aureo, in via diui Jacobi 1556. "5 volumes in 4 bindings complete, Tomus Primus: (144) 1276, Tomus Secundus/Tomus Tertius: (4) 1174, (4) 846, Tomus Quartus: (2) 1682, Tomus Quintus: (4) 1180 p. Contemporary Vellum, Folio (Unique and fine set of ''All the Works''. Chrysosthomos, c. 347-407, Greek, Archbishop of Constantinople, was an important Early Church Father. He is known for his eloquence in preaching and public speaking, his denunciation of abuse of authority by both ecclesiastical and political leaders, the Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom, and his ascetic sensibilities. After his death in 407 (or, according to some sources, during his life) he was given the Greek surname chrysostomos, meaning ""golden mouthed"", in English and Anglicized to Chrysostom. Eastern Orthodox Church and the Catholic Church as a saint and as a Doctor of the Church. Churches of the Western tradition, including the Roman Catholic Church, some Anglican provinces, and parts of the Lutheran Church, commemorate him on 13 September. Some Lutheran and many Anglican provinces commemorate him on the traditional Eastern feast day of 27 January. The Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria also recognizes John Chrysostom as a saint with feast days on 16 Thout and 17 Hathor.)".
Bookseller: Antiquariaat De Roo
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2014-10-31 11:36:39
Augustinus, Aurelius
Basel, Hieronymus Frobenius et Nicolaus Episcopius 1556. 2 volumes in 1 binding, 878, 1438 p. Contemporary, richly blindstamped, Pigskin over wooden boards, ribbed back with title, Folio (main text printed in two columns, with inscription on titlepage from previous owner Justus Vulteius: 'Sum Iusti Vulteij' and the inscription 'Emptus Anno 1562 in autumnalibus nundinis Francofurti' Justus Vulteius (1529-1572), studied in Strassburg, Wittenberg, Basle and Geneva, 1572 professor of Hebrew in Marburg, surnamed 'Der hessische Melanchthon' The famous humanist, Desiderius Erasmus (1469-1536), was the first to prepare an edition of the Complete Works of Augustine. Besides correcting errors in the previous edition, Erasmus added his own observations).
Bookseller: Antiquariaat De Roo
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2014-10-20 21:24:56
LA LOUPE, Vincent de
Guillaume Le Noir, Paris 1556 - 68 ff. (mouill. aux dern. ff., rogné, surtout en tête). 2e édition augmentée, rare, de la traduction d'un "traité curieux" (Saffroy) sur les charges civiles, paru en latin en 1551 ("Commentarii des magistratibus."). Par le juriste V. de La Loupe (Vincentius Lupanus). Chaque partie comporte un titre propre. Jolie marque de l'imprimeur sur le titre. Mention ancienne barrée sur le titre. Ex-libris G[uillaume] H[ofmann]. Ref. Saffroy 13711. Bn-Opale plus (2). COPAC (Oxford). Manque à Adams, Machiels. 1 volumes. Reliure bradel papier ivoire moderne, étiq. De cuir sur le dos lisse.
Bookseller: de KunstBurg
2014-10-05 19:39:53
INDAGINE, Johannes :
Lyon, 1556. 8vo. Moderne skinnryggbind med enkel strekdekor på ryggen. Marmorerte dekler. 186 s. Med 83 tresnitt i teksten. Med Indagines graverte portrett på tittelbladet. Tresnittene skal være stukket av Bernard Salomon. 8vo. Modern half calf, spine simpli decorated with blindtooled lines, marbled covers. 186 pp. With 83 woodcuts in text. With an engraved portrait of Indagine on titlepage. The woodcuts are attributed to Bernard Salomon.. (Jean de Tournes) Latin. De 14 første sidene med små skader som er delvis utbedret. The 14 first with small damages being partly repaired. "Presmuably the combination of astrology, physiognomy and chyromancy with humanistic bias and some approach to Protestant partisanship accounted for its long and widespread currency north of the Alps". (Thorndike : History of magic and experimental science, V, 66).
Bookseller: Damms Antikvariat AS [NO]
2014-10-05 12:20:32
ARGENTERIO, Giovanni
Bookseller: Milestones of Science Books [Ritterhude, Germany]
2014-09-29 12:03:43
LEO AFRICANUS, Johannes.
Antwerp, Joannes Latius, 1556. First edition of the Latin translation (Joannes Florianus) of "Della descrittione dell'Africa" (Venice 1550), (16)302,(2) ff. (blank Pp7 - 8 preserved), 8vo contemporary limp overlapping vellum, flat spine, front endpaper renewed. Minor stains, titleleaf soiled and partley underlaid, blank lower right corner of titleleaf torn off. Good copy. Very scarce first latin edition. Woodcut mark on titlepage. Monastic ownership entries; a few contemporary marginal ms. notes. A treatise of practical geography with essay on rivers, animals, minerals and plants, especially in the Sudan. It is on of the few works from the postmedieval Islamic world which had an influence in Europe. "For a long time this work was the chief authority on the geography of Africa, and the main source of Information on the Sudan" (Cox). Leo the African (Granada c. 1485 - Tunis after 1554) was the European name of al - Hasan ibn Mihammad al - Wazzan, geographer and Moroccan ambassador to the Ottoman court. He was captured by Italian pirates and given as a slave to Pope Leo X, and coverted to Catholicism. In 1529 he returned to Tunis and reconverted to islam. Ref. B.Typogr. 1874. Palau 135.532. Adams L - 480. Machiels L - 179. STCDutch (BL London) p. 116. BN Paris (1). KEYWORDS:islam / north africa
Bookseller: Krul Antiquarian Books
2014-09-25 18:21:07
Traduction de Félicité Robert de LAMENNAIS
Bookseller: Librairie Guimard [nantes, France]
2014-09-24 14:42:21
2014-09-24 10:35:26
Giovanni Ramusio
Venice - Woodblock map, circa 1556. Sheet size: 12 1/2 x 16 3/4". Inventory#: p1453pmat. 0
Bookseller: Arader Galleries of Philadelphia, PA
2014-09-24 10:35:26
Giovanni Ramusio
Venice 1556 - Woodcut. Sheet size: 11 3/8 x 15 1/8". Inventory#: p1462pmat.
Bookseller: Arader Galleries of Philadelphia, PA
2014-09-24 10:35:26
RAMUSIO, G. B./ GASTALDI, G.
Bookseller: Martayan Lan [New York, NY, U.S.A.]
2014-09-24 10:35:26
RAMUSIO, G. B./ GASTALDI, G.
Venice, 1556. No Binding. Very Good. 11 ½ x 11 ¾ inches. Mended centerfold splits, lightly toned along fold, overall very good condition. The rare first state of an important and in some ways groundbreaking map. The woodblock for this map was destroyed shortly after its publication in a fire in November of 1557, hence its rarity. The map was compiled by the great Venetian cartographer, Giacomo Gastaldi, and appeared in a three-volume collection of voyage and travel accounts that was by far the most extensive, early compilation of this kind relating to the New World. In its overall delineation of North America, the map is a great improvement over Munster's 1540 Americas map in its general depiction of both North and South America. Yet "La Florida" is the only place name in what is now the United States, aside from the mythical cities of the Southwest. There are several tantalizing inlets along the eastern seaboard of the United States, which have given rise to much speculation as to their identity. When he prepared this map, Gastaldi clearly had the benefit of the travel accounts included in Ramusio's compendium. For example, this work was one of the first to contain a printed account of Coronado's explorations in the Southwest, hence "this is the first printed American map to include any of the names from the travels of Francisco Vasquez de Coronado of 1540-42" (Burden). It was also the first map to show the Sierra Nevada mountain range and "Quivira," one of the fabled cities that spurred the expeditions of Coronado and others. The map has a surprisingly … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Martayan Lan [New York, NY, U.S.A.]
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