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2017-10-31 08:13:10
Antique print, titled: 'CLXXXII Quest e una potente gagliarda sorte di machina, laquale ', An intricate device used for pulling objects in the horiztonal plane. Several sets of pulleys powered by interlocking gears pull heavy objects over round beams. Engraving on hand laid (verge) paper. Description: This print originates from a rare, monumental and valuable book: 'Le diverse et artificiose machine del Capitano Agostino Ramelli', Paris, 1588. This interesting book ('one of the most elegantly produced of all technological treatises') is a series of engravings of various machines devised by the engineer Agostino Ramelli. Born in southern Switzerland, Ramelli served in the French army during the Wars of Religion (1562-98) and proved himself a competent engineer during the 1572 siege of La Rochelle which brought him to the attention of the future King Henri III (reigned 1574-89). In 1588, Ramelli published this book, written in Latin, French and Italian which provides detailed images of both civic and military machines. More than half of the volume consists of engravings of pumping machines and water mills, while another large section is devoted to ingenious siege engines. It is unknown how many of these proposals were actually used; some are recognisable today, particularly the use of pistons to raise water from one level to another, but others appear too complex and seem to indicate that Ramelli produced this work to demonstrate his knowledge of mechanics rather than to serve as a guide to the practical uses of technology. The book was of great technological importance. Refe … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
2017-10-31 08:13:10
Antique print, untitled. A temporary bridge, used during sieges. Engraving on hand laid (verge) paper. Description: This print originates from a rare, monumental and valuable book: 'Le diverse et artificiose machine del Capitano Agostino Ramelli', Paris, 1588. This interesting book ('one of the most elegantly produced of all technological treatises') is a series of engravings of various machines devised by the engineer Agostino Ramelli. Born in southern Switzerland, Ramelli served in the French army during the Wars of Religion (1562-98) and proved himself a competent engineer during the 1572 siege of La Rochelle which brought him to the attention of the future King Henri III (reigned 1574-89). In 1588, Ramelli published this book, written in Latin, French and Italian which provides detailed images of both civic and military machines. More than half of the volume consists of engravings of pumping machines and water mills, while another large section is devoted to ingenious siege engines. It is unknown how many of these proposals were actually used; some are recognisable today, particularly the use of pistons to raise water from one level to another, but others appear too complex and seem to indicate that Ramelli produced this work to demonstrate his knowledge of mechanics rather than to serve as a guide to the practical uses of technology. The book was of great technological importance. References for the book: Adams R-52; Brunet IV, 1095; Heralds of Science 173; Harvard/Mortimer French 452; Norman 1777; Riccardi I, 341.Artists and Engravers: Made by Ambroise Bachot after Ag … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
2017-10-31 08:13:10
Antique print, titled: 'CXCII Questa e una altra bella artificio sa machina', A large and intricate counterweight catapult with double launching function. The rear launcher is loaded with rubble, while the front launcher contains flaming ammunition. Several details are displayed. Engraving on hand laid (verge) paper. Description: This print originates from a rare, monumental and valuable book: 'Le diverse et artificiose machine del Capitano Agostino Ramelli', Paris, 1588. This interesting book ('one of the most elegantly produced of all technological treatises') is a series of engravings of various machines devised by the engineer Agostino Ramelli. Born in southern Switzerland, Ramelli served in the French army during the Wars of Religion (1562-98) and proved himself a competent engineer during the 1572 siege of La Rochelle which brought him to the attention of the future King Henri III (reigned 1574-89). In 1588, Ramelli published this book, written in Latin, French and Italian which provides detailed images of both civic and military machines. More than half of the volume consists of engravings of pumping machines and water mills, while another large section is devoted to ingenious siege engines. It is unknown how many of these proposals were actually used; some are recognisable today, particularly the use of pistons to raise water from one level to another, but others appear too complex and seem to indicate that Ramelli produced this work to demonstrate his knowledge of mechanics rather than to serve as a guide to the practical uses of technology. The book was of great t … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
2017-10-31 08:13:10
Antique print, titled: 'CXCI Questa e un altra sorte di machina, laquele e molto utile', Two counterweight catapults outside a city wall. Several men are filling a ditch with rubble while a guard with musket walks the wall. Engraving on hand laid (verge) paper. Description: This print originates from a rare, monumental and valuable book: 'Le diverse et artificiose machine del Capitano Agostino Ramelli', Paris, 1588. This interesting book ('one of the most elegantly produced of all technological treatises') is a series of engravings of various machines devised by the engineer Agostino Ramelli. Born in southern Switzerland, Ramelli served in the French army during the Wars of Religion (1562-98) and proved himself a competent engineer during the 1572 siege of La Rochelle which brought him to the attention of the future King Henri III (reigned 1574-89). In 1588, Ramelli published this book, written in Latin, French and Italian which provides detailed images of both civic and military machines. More than half of the volume consists of engravings of pumping machines and water mills, while another large section is devoted to ingenious siege engines. It is unknown how many of these proposals were actually used; some are recognisable today, particularly the use of pistons to raise water from one level to another, but others appear too complex and seem to indicate that Ramelli produced this work to demonstrate his knowledge of mechanics rather than to serve as a guide to the practical uses of technology. The book was of great technological importance. References for the book: Adams R … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
2017-10-31 08:13:10
Antique print, titled: 'CXCV Quest e una forte di ponte fatto in forma di batello, laquale', A gunners quadrant outside a city wall. The two cannons are set up behind field fortifications, and are carefully aimed using sextants and protactors. Engraving on hand laid (verge) paper. Description: This print originates from a rare, monumental and valuable book: 'Le diverse et artificiose machine del Capitano Agostino Ramelli', Paris, 1588. This interesting book ('one of the most elegantly produced of all technological treatises') is a series of engravings of various machines devised by the engineer Agostino Ramelli. Born in southern Switzerland, Ramelli served in the French army during the Wars of Religion (1562-98) and proved himself a competent engineer during the 1572 siege of La Rochelle which brought him to the attention of the future King Henri III (reigned 1574-89). In 1588, Ramelli published this book, written in Latin, French and Italian which provides detailed images of both civic and military machines. More than half of the volume consists of engravings of pumping machines and water mills, while another large section is devoted to ingenious siege engines. It is unknown how many of these proposals were actually used; some are recognisable today, particularly the use of pistons to raise water from one level to another, but others appear too complex and seem to indicate that Ramelli produced this work to demonstrate his knowledge of mechanics rather than to serve as a guide to the practical uses of technology. The book was of great technological importance. References f … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
2017-10-31 08:13:10
Antique print, titled: 'CLXXXV Quest e un altra sorte di fontana, laquale e molto bella', A type of fountain, decorated with several snakes from the top, as well as a group of figures. Engraving on hand laid (verge) paper. Description: This print originates from a rare, monumental and valuable book: 'Le diverse et artificiose machine del Capitano Agostino Ramelli', Paris, 1588. This interesting book ('one of the most elegantly produced of all technological treatises') is a series of engravings of various machines devised by the engineer Agostino Ramelli. Born in southern Switzerland, Ramelli served in the French army during the Wars of Religion (1562-98) and proved himself a competent engineer during the 1572 siege of La Rochelle which brought him to the attention of the future King Henri III (reigned 1574-89). In 1588, Ramelli published this book, written in Latin, French and Italian which provides detailed images of both civic and military machines. More than half of the volume consists of engravings of pumping machines and water mills, while another large section is devoted to ingenious siege engines. It is unknown how many of these proposals were actually used; some are recognisable today, particularly the use of pistons to raise water from one level to another, but others appear too complex and seem to indicate that Ramelli produced this work to demonstrate his knowledge of mechanics rather than to serve as a guide to the practical uses of technology. The book was of great technological importance. References for the book: Adams R-52; Brunet IV, 1095; Heralds of Scienc … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
2017-10-31 08:13:10
Antique print, titled: 'CLXVIII Quest' altre due sorti di machine sono molto commode per tirar', A hoist, a machine used for lifting heavy objects (in this case a block of stone for construction of a wall). Engraving on hand laid (verge) paper. Description: This print originates from a rare, monumental and valuable book: 'Le diverse et artificiose machine del Capitano Agostino Ramelli', Paris, 1588. This interesting book ('one of the most elegantly produced of all technological treatises') is a series of engravings of various machines devised by the engineer Agostino Ramelli. Born in southern Switzerland, Ramelli served in the French army during the Wars of Religion (1562-98) and proved himself a competent engineer during the 1572 siege of La Rochelle which brought him to the attention of the future King Henri III (reigned 1574-89). In 1588, Ramelli published this book, written in Latin, French and Italian which provides detailed images of both civic and military machines. More than half of the volume consists of engravings of pumping machines and water mills, while another large section is devoted to ingenious siege engines. It is unknown how many of these proposals were actually used; some are recognisable today, particularly the use of pistons to raise water from one level to another, but others appear too complex and seem to indicate that Ramelli produced this work to demonstrate his knowledge of mechanics rather than to serve as a guide to the practical uses of technology. The book was of great technological importance. References for the book: Adams R-52; Brunet IV, 1 … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
2017-10-30 23:56:50
RAMELLI, Agostino.
Parigi, in casa dell'Autore, 1588. in-folio, ff.16 n.n. (prefazione in italiano e francese) , 338 num. (testo italiano, francese a fronte), ogni pagina entro bordura silografica, capilettera ornati, fregi e finalini. Legatura coeva in p. pelle. Splendide illustrazioni: titolo inciso entro bordura architettonica fig., 174 incisioni a piena pagina e 20 su doppia pagina, raffiguranti ogni tipo di macchina in movimento, da lavoro, di uso domestico, automatica, idraulica, da guerra, etc., in gran parte d'invenzione del Ramelli che fece comporre e pubblicare il trattato a sue spese. Prima edizione, non comune e bellissima, del più straordinario libro di meccanica del XVI secolo. L'autore (Ponte Tresa 1531-1590) fu ingegnere militare con solide basi matematiche, favorito in Francia del Duca d'Anjou, futuro Henri III. Ramelli ebbe il privilegio di accedere agli archivi Leonardeschi delle famiglie Medici e Leoni e fu da Leonardo influenzato per molte delle invenzioni raffigurate nel presente trattato, particolarmente per le macchine idrauliche, "pumps, fountains, derricks, bridges, mills, hydraulic machinery, cannon and arquebuses, cranes and pneumatic devices. For industrial enterprises there are shown logging mills, metal-working machines, continuous-bucket conveyors, looms for spinning and weaving, bellows, saws and foundry equipment... the engravings are among the best in technological illustration. " (DIBNER, Heralds of Science, 173). Buon esemplare (strappo restaurato nel margine int.del titolo, lievi ingialliture della carta, alone di grasso nel margine sup. di una decina di … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Pregliasco [IT]
2017-10-30 04:10:27
Antique print, titled: 'CLXXXI Quest e un altra artisiciosa sorte di machina, con laquale mediante', A hauling device powered by turning large wheels that extend to interlocking gears that power a pulley system for pulling heavy objects in the horizontal plane. Details of some parts are also given. Engraving on hand laid (verge) paper. Description: This print originates from a rare, monumental and valuable book: 'Le diverse et artificiose machine del Capitano Agostino Ramelli', Paris, 1588. This interesting book ('one of the most elegantly produced of all technological treatises') is a series of engravings of various machines devised by the engineer Agostino Ramelli. Born in southern Switzerland, Ramelli served in the French army during the Wars of Religion (1562-98) and proved himself a competent engineer during the 1572 siege of La Rochelle which brought him to the attention of the future King Henri III (reigned 1574-89). In 1588, Ramelli published this book, written in Latin, French and Italian which provides detailed images of both civic and military machines. More than half of the volume consists of engravings of pumping machines and water mills, while another large section is devoted to ingenious siege engines. It is unknown how many of these proposals were actually used; some are recognisable today, particularly the use of pistons to raise water from one level to another, but others appear too complex and seem to indicate that Ramelli produced this work to demonstrate his knowledge of mechanics rather than to serve as a guide to the practical uses of technology. The … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
2017-10-30 04:10:27
Antique print, titled: 'CLXXVI Questa e un altra sorte di machina con laquale mediante', A crane that utilises a system of interlocking gears and pulleys to lift heavy material (in this case a cannon). Engraving on hand laid (verge) paper. Description: This print originates from a rare, monumental and valuable book: 'Le diverse et artificiose machine del Capitano Agostino Ramelli', Paris, 1588. This interesting book ('one of the most elegantly produced of all technological treatises') is a series of engravings of various machines devised by the engineer Agostino Ramelli. Born in southern Switzerland, Ramelli served in the French army during the Wars of Religion (1562-98) and proved himself a competent engineer during the 1572 siege of La Rochelle which brought him to the attention of the future King Henri III (reigned 1574-89). In 1588, Ramelli published this book, written in Latin, French and Italian which provides detailed images of both civic and military machines. More than half of the volume consists of engravings of pumping machines and water mills, while another large section is devoted to ingenious siege engines. It is unknown how many of these proposals were actually used; some are recognisable today, particularly the use of pistons to raise water from one level to another, but others appear too complex and seem to indicate that Ramelli produced this work to demonstrate his knowledge of mechanics rather than to serve as a guide to the practical uses of technology. The book was of great technological importance. References for the book: Adams R-52; Brunet IV, 1095; … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
2017-10-29 17:02:51
SANZOLES (ALFONSO DE).
(� la fin) Barcelona, Jayme Cendrat, 1588. (à la fin) Barcelona, Jayme Cendrat, 1588.. 133 pages + 3 pages non chiffrées (20x29cm). Broché. Déchirures aux deux derniers feuillets, avec manques au texte. Mouillures. Rousseurs. España. Rare Impression de Barcelona. Catalunya. Luis de Granada.
Bookseller: Ultimo Capitulo [Spain]
2017-10-28 17:39:41
Domenichi Lodovico
appresso Giacomo Cornetti, 1588. In-8° antico (152x100mm), pp. (32), 424, legatura coeva p. pergamena con titolo calligrafato verticalmente in antico al dorso. Marca tipografica al titolo con rosa entro cornice figurata. Capilettera xilografici. Qualche brunitura, gora e traccia d'uso, fori di tarlo rimarginati. Restauro marginale al titolo. Reimpressione riveduta ed emendata di questa raccolta di aneddoti e facezie compilata dal Domenichi, qui accresciuta di un settimo libro e di nuovi motti raccolti da Tommaso Porcacchi. La prima edizione è del 1548 e l'opera conobbe anche una traduzione francese. Il Domenichi, nella lettera a Sebastiano Curz che premesse alla prima edizione, asserisce di aver desunto le facezie da una raccolta fatta dal suo amico Giovanni Mazzuoli da Strata (lo Stradino), raccoglitore de "i più antichi et i più esquisiti libri della lingua toschana". EDIT16 CNCE 17580 e CNCE 73675. Cfr. (varie edizioni): Gamba, 2722. Adams, D-780-781. Brunet, II, 800-801. Graesse, II, 419. S.T.C. Italian Books, p. 222. Olschki, 464-65: "Recueil curieux". Gay-Lemonnyer, II, 216. Index Aurel., 154.879. Italiano
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Galleria Gilibert
2017-10-28 17:39:41
Domenichi Lodovico
appresso Giacomo Cornetti, 1588. In-8° antico (152x100mm), pp. (32), 424, legatura coeva p. pergamena con titolo calligrafato verticalmente in antico al dorso. Marca tipografica al titolo con rosa entro cornice figurata. Capilettera xilografici. Qualche brunitura, gora e traccia d'uso, fori di tarlo rimarginati. Restauro marginale al titolo. Reimpressione riveduta ed emendata di questa raccolta di aneddoti e facezie compilata dal Domenichi, qui accresciuta di un settimo libro e di nuovi motti raccolti da Tommaso Porcacchi. La prima edizione è del 1548 e l'opera conobbe anche una traduzione francese. Il Domenichi, nella lettera a Sebastiano Curz che premesse alla prima edizione, asserisce di aver desunto le facezie da una raccolta fatta dal suo amico Giovanni Mazzuoli da Strata (lo Stradino), raccoglitore de "i più antichi et i più esquisiti libri della lingua toschana". EDIT16 CNCE 17580 e CNCE 73675. Cfr. (varie edizioni): Gamba, 2722. Adams, D-780-781. Brunet, II, 800-801. Graesse, II, 419. S.T.C. Italian Books, p. 222. Olschki, 464-65: "Recueil curieux". Gay-Lemonnyer, II, 216. Index Aurel., 154.879. Italiano
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Galleria Gilibert [IT]
2017-10-28 15:49:49
SAINT-JULIEN Pierre de - de la maison de Balleure, Doyen de Chalon, etc...
Lyon, Benoist Rigaud 1588, fort in-8 (18 x 12 cm à larges marges et 6 cm d'épaisseur) de (15 feuillets non chiffrés : Page de titre avec marque de l'imprimeur - Approbation - Privilège - Épitre - Avant-propos - Avertissement - sur le dernier ff. sont les armes de l'auteur - 702 pp. + 1 feuillet non chiffré : errata, sur une page. Descriptif : - Livre premier page 1 à 206 : plusieurs articles divers sur les rois de France, la Loi Salique, les abbés, la foi, la liberté de conscience, etc... - Livre deuxième page 207 à 582 : "Des antiques armes des vieux rois et princes de Bourgongne". Inséré avec page de titre (pp. 217 à 288) "Paradoxe et néanmoins discours véritable de l'origine et extraction de Hugues Capet Roi de France" - Par P. de S. Julien, Doyen de Chalon (avec armes de l'auteur dessous ce titre); entre les pp. 268/269 (qui aurait du être inséré face à la p. 261 et dont il présente la double pagination), tableau dépliant de 19 x 26 cm : Généalogie de Charlemagne à Hugues Capet, Roi de France. Pour suivre : "Que les bien anciens gentils hommes de Bourgongne portent de gueules". Il y est fait état, entre autres "De ceux de la maison de Chalon" (pp. 298 à 320 avec arbre généalogique sur cette dernière - pour le Mâconnais : "De Berzé" p. 390. "De ceux de Saint-Julien" pp. 401 à 420, famille de l'auteur avec "Retour à ceux de Saint-Julien" pp. 424 à 446) - etc... - Pour suivre : "De quelques églises et villes de Bourgongne, qui ont concerné gueule en leurs armes", des pp. 515 à 536. - Suit un traité sur la noblesse pp. 536 à fin du volume : "Des armes et des tymbres" pp. … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Librairie Ancienne Darreau [France, Mâcon cedex]
2017-10-28 14:09:28
Antique print, titled: 'Breda.' - A plan of the Dutch city of Breda with its fortifications. Bastions, gates and major landmarks depicted with keyed legend. Etching/engraving on hand laid (verge) paper. Description: Stedenatlas Rare. Artists and Engravers: Made by 'Johannes Janssonius' after an anonymous artist. Johannes Janssonius also known as Jan Jansson was born 1588 in Arnhem, Netherlands. His father was a bookseller and publisher (Jan Janszoon the Elder). When he married the daughter of the cartographer Jodocus Hondius he also set up a business as book publisher in Amsterdam. His first map was published in 1616. Around 15 years later he set up a partnership with his brother in law Hondius add issued further editions of the Mercator/Hondius atlas. After his death in 1664, his heirs still have published several maps. Many of his plates have been acquired by Pieter Schenk and Gerard Valk. Salomon Savery (1594-1683) was an engraver from the Northern Netherlands. Condition: Fair, given age. Original folds, as issued. Paper loss in right margin, remargined using contemporary paper backed with acid free archival tape. Some creases. Right and top margins stained. Lower margin cropped close to the platemark. A printer's crease in the left margin. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully. Storage location: B16-42 The overall size is ca. 19.2 x 14.3 inch. The image size is ca. 17.7 x 13.6 inch. The overall size is ca. 48.7 x 36.4 cm. The image size is ca. 45 x 34.5 cm.
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
2017-10-28 04:58:03
TARTAGLIA, Niccolò
London: [by Thomas Dawson] for John Harrison [the elder], 1588. First edition. Hardcover. First edition in English, very rare, of the first three books of Tartaglia's 1546 <em>Quesiti et Inventioni Diverse</em>, dealing with ballistics and expanding and correcting the treatment in his 1537 <em>Nova Scienti</em>a, the first systematic treatise on the subject. The appendix of the translator Cyprian Lucar is compiled from writings on gunnery by contemporary authors. "Tartaglia proved both mathematically and experimentally that the trajectory of a missile fired from a cannon was a curved line throughout, thus contradicting the 'impetus' theory derived from Aristotle's <em>Physics, </em>which stated that a projectile's trajectory was described by two straight lines united by a curved line (Tartaglia was the first Renaissance scientist to point out serious flaws in the <em>Physics</em>)<em>. </em>Tartaglia demonstrated that from the beginning of its flight, a projectile was affected by gravity, which, along with wind resistance, caused its forward velocity to lessen while increasing the speed of its fall. Tartaglia also observed a relationship between the speed of projection and the speed of fall: the greater the initial speed, the less the gravitational influence. Through experimentation, he determined that the maximum cannon range, at any given initial speed, was obtained with a firing elevation of forty-five degrees" (Norman Catalogue 2053). In fact, in the <em>Nova Scientia </em>Tartaglia argued that the path of a projectile consisted of rectilinear parts at the beginning an … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: SOPHIA RARE BOOKS [Denmark]
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2017-10-27 20:06:25
Lemnius (Lemmens), Levinus.
Jena, (Nikolaus Knoper für) Tobias Steinmann, 1588. Mit einem Widmungsgedicht von Paschasius Oenius. - Seltener Jenaer Druck des bekannten medizinisch-pharmazeutischen Werkes mit Hygiene-Vorschriften für viele Lebensbereiche. Behandelt werden auch Themen aus der Astronomie, Botanik, Hauswirtschaft, Missbrauch von Arzneien, Wein und Öl, Trunksucht und Frauen, Unwetter, Träume usw. - Einband etw. berieben. Innendeckel mit einigen Einträgen. Vorsatzbl. gestempelt. Titel m. altem Besitzvermerk. Vier Blätter m. fachmännisch ergänztem Eckabriß (min. Buchstabenverlust). Gebräunt u. etw. stockfleckig. - VD16, L 1108; Durling 2774; Ferchl 308; Graesse, Bibl. mag. 112; vgl. Hirsch/H. III, 736; Caillet 470 u. Ackermann I, 555; diese Ausgabe nicht bei Adams, Wellcome u. im BM STC, German Books. ge Gewicht in Gramm: 1000 8°. Mit einigen Holzschn.-Vignetten u. -Initialen. 8 Bll., 868 (recte 871) (1) S., 36 Bll., Manuskript-Pgmt.-Bd. d. Zt. m. handschriftl. Rückentitel, überstehenden Kanten u. dreiseitigem Farbschnitt.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Wolfgang Friebes [Graz, Austria]
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2017-10-27 13:09:09
Walasser, Adam:
Dillingen, Johann Mayer, 1588. 8 nn. Blatt, 311 num. Blatt, 7 nn. Blatt. Mit 22 blattgroßen Holzschnitten. 16,5 x 10,5 cm. Geprägter Schweinslederband der Zeit über Holzdeckel mit 2 (intakten) Schließen. *VD16 W 807; Vgl. Bucher 560 (Ausgabe von 1585) und ADB XL, 640 ff. - Noch frühe Ausgabe des beliebten Sterbebüchleins in der Tradition der "Ars Moriendi", das erstmals 1569 erschienen war und bereits im 16. Jahrhundert noch mehrfach aufgelegt wurde. Das Werk ist in vier Teile gegliedert: "Von der Armseligkeit des menschlichen Lebens", "Von den Versuchungen des Teufels", "Wie man sich bey den Sterbenden halten soll", "Von dem privat Urtheyl". Die schönen blattgrossen Textholzschnitte zeigen Totentanzdarstellungen, von Teufeln und Engeln umringte Sterbende, das Fegefeuer usw. Der ungemein populäre Ulmer Volksschriftsteller und Theologe Adam Walasser (1551-1581) verfasste zahlreiche theologische Schriften mit erbaulichem Charakter. - Einige Lagen mit Wurmspuren am unteren Innensteg, Titelblatt fleckig, Text gelegentlich etwas gebräunt oder fingerfleckig und vereinzelt mit zeitgenöss. Unterstreichungen, insgesamt ordentlich erhalten. Graphiken de
Bookseller: Antiquariat Braun [DE]
2017-10-25 17:30:59
THUCYDIDES
[Geneva]: Henri Estienne, 1588. 2nd Edition. Hardcover. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. Folio (348 x 221 mm). [20], 621, [15], 73, [7] pp. Signatures: (par)6 2(par)4 a-3n6 3o4. Double column Greek and Latin text, woodcut device on title. Bound in 17th century morocco, regilded and rebacked. Text little browned, occasional foxing, two leaves in signature ss misbound. Very good copy. ---- PMM 102 (this edition); Adams T667; Renouard, Estienne, 152-153; Schreiber, Estienne, 216; Dibdin II, 506. - Second Estienne edition. Thucydides recognised that the Peloponnesian war was the event of greatest importance in the history of Greece and he devoted himself to recording it in the belief that knowledge of the past is the best guide to the future. With De bello Peloponnesiaco Thucydides established the highest historical methods and standards, limiting his sources to either personal knowledge or verifiable witnesses in order to present as accurate and objective a picture of the event as possible and thus to provide a 'possession for all time'. It is our only record of the history of that war. The Estienne 1588 edition is "generally considered the best 16th-century edition of the greatest historian of Athens. For this new edition Estienne has corrected the Greek text and scholia, as well as further revised Valla's Latin translation, which is now printed on the same page with the Greek text in parallel columns, while the Greek scholia are printed at the foot of the page" (Schreiber). The printining place is uncertain. PMM states Geneva as place whereas Dibdin mentions the work as being pri … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Milestones of Science Books [Germany]
2017-10-25 17:30:10
THUCYDIDES
[Geneva]: Henri Estienne, 1588. 2nd Edition. Hardcover. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. Folio (348 x 221 mm). [20], 621, [15], 73, [7] pp. Signatures: (par)6 2(par)4 a-3n6 3o4. Double column Greek and Latin text, woodcut device on title. Bound in 17th century morocco, regilded and rebacked. Text little browned, occasional foxing, two leaves in signature ss misbound. Very good copy. ---- PMM 102 (this edition); Adams T667; Renouard, Estienne, 152-153; Schreiber, Estienne, 216; Dibdin II, 506. - Second Estienne edition. Thucydides recognised that the Peloponnesian war was the event of greatest importance in the history of Greece and he devoted himself to recording it in the belief that knowledge of the past is the best guide to the future. With De bello Peloponnesiaco Thucydides established the highest historical methods and standards, limiting his sources to either personal knowledge or verifiable witnesses in order to present as accurate and objective a picture of the event as possible and thus to provide a 'possession for all time'. It is our only record of the history of that war. The Estienne 1588 edition is "generally considered the best 16th-century edition of the greatest historian of Athens. For this new edition Estienne has corrected the Greek text and scholia, as well as further revised Valla's Latin translation, which is now printed on the same page with the Greek text in parallel columns, while the Greek scholia are printed at the foot of the page" (Schreiber). The printining place is uncertain. PMM states Geneva as place whereas Dibdin mentions the work as being pri … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Milestones of Science Books [Germany]
2017-10-25 07:53:19
"Belgia inferioris". This map shows the Dutch Republic. Wich includes modern times The Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg. Cities like Utrecht, Antwerp and Amsterdam are also mentioned. Etching/engraving on verge type hand laid paper. Description: This map originates from the 1588 edition of 'Discrittione di tutti i Paesi Bassi', by L. Guicciardini, published by J. Janssonius. We carry most maps from this book which was published from 1581-1648.Artists and Engravers: The author of the book this old print originates from is Lodovico Guicciardini (1521-1589): an Italian merchant from aristocratic descent. At our website you will find a more extensive biography. Condition: Fine; general age related toning; some light staining near top middle fold from binding. Original middle fold as published. Actual sheet larger than pictured! Storage location: E3-01 The overall size is ca. 15.6 x 13 inch. The image size is ca. 12.4 x 9.1 inch. The overall size is ca. 39.6 x 33.1 cm. The image size is ca. 31.5 x 23.1 cm.
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
2017-10-24 18:01:22
IASOLINO Giulio
IASOLINO Giulio. De rimedi naturali che sono nell'Isola di Pithecusa, hoggi detta Ischia. Libri due nelli quali si dimostrano molti rimedij naturali dal detto autore nuovamente ritrovati. Con molte esperienze & historie dal medesimo osservate. Et in questa seconda impressione ricorretto & accresciuto con alcune annotationi del Dottor Filosofo Sig. Gio. Pistoya. E nell'ultimo aggiunti li bagni d'Ischia di Gio. Elisio. In Napoli, appresso Giuseppe Cacchij, 1588 e di nuovo per Francesco Mollo, 1689. In 8vo; pp.40n.nn.,274, 38n.nn.; 2n.nn,12,2n.nn. con imprimatur, reimprimatur e registro. Alcune pagine brunite, mancano le due tavole citate al frontespizio. Pergamena coeva, titolo calligrafato al dorso. Giulio Iasolino è stato un medico e scienziato calabrese. Il De rimedi costituisce il suo lavoro più importante, il più antico e completo trattato di idrologia medica. L'opera è divisa in due libri: nel primo si tratta della storia di Ischia, "l'uso e l'utilità delli bagni, della scelta de'cibi che si devono usare à i bagni" etc. ; nel secondo sono descritti i luoghi e le proprietà delle acque. Assai raro. Serra, Bibliografia Isclana, pag.110; BL 17th Century Italian Books I, pag.451; Santoro, Le Seicentine Napoletane, 1482.
Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Casella
2017-10-24 18:01:22
IASOLINO Giulio
1588. IASOLINO Giulio. De rimedi naturali che sono nell'Isola di Pithecusa, hoggi detta Ischia. Libri due nelli quali si dimostrano molti rimedij naturali dal detto autore nuovamente ritrovati. Con molte esperienze & historie dal medesimo osservate. Et in questa seconda impressione ricorretto & accresciuto con alcune annotationi del Dottor Filosofo Sig. Gio. Pistoya. E nell'ultimo aggiunti li bagni d'Ischia di Gio. Elisio. In Napoli, appresso Giuseppe Cacchij, 1588 e di nuovo per Francesco Mollo, 1689. In 8vo; pp.40n.nn.,274, 38n.nn.; 2n.nn,12,2n.nn. con imprimatur, reimprimatur e registro. Alcune pagine brunite, mancano le due tavole citate al frontespizio. Pergamena coeva, titolo calligrafato al dorso. Giulio Iasolino è stato un medico e scienziato calabrese. Il De rimedi costituisce il suo lavoro più importante, il più antico e completo trattato di idrologia medica. L'opera è divisa in due libri: nel primo si tratta della storia di Ischia, "l'uso e l'utilità delli bagni, della scelta de'cibi che si devono usare à i bagni" etc. ; nel secondo sono descritti i luoghi e le proprietà delle acque. Assai raro. Serra, Bibliografia Isclana, pag.110; BL 17th Century Italian Books I, pag.451; Santoro, Le Seicentine Napoletane, 1482. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: CASELLA STUDIO BIBLIOGRAFICO ALAI-ILAB [Napoli, NA, Italy]
2017-10-24 15:36:20
Sylburg, Friedrich (Hrsg.).
1588. Nur erster Band (von 2). (8), XXVIII, 590 SS., 591-632 Spp., (1), 633-633 SS., 664-793 [recte: 794] Spp., 794-893 [recte: 894], (4) SS. Mit Holzschnittdruckermarke am Titel und wdh. am letzten Bl. verso. Blindgepr. Schweinslederband (dat. Eisenach 1613) auf 5 Doppelbünden über Holzdeckeln mit abgeschrägten Deckelkanten mit hs. Rückentitel. 7 von 8 ziselierten Messingeckbeschlägen mit Buckeln. 2 intakte Schließen. Dreiseitiger Rotschnitt. Folio (340:220 mm). Einzige Ausgabe. - Bedeutende, von F. Sylburg edierte Sammlung von Historikern der "silbernen" Latinität. Mit Textvarianten, reichen philologischen Kommentaren und weiteren Beiträgen. Am Beginn die Fasti Consulares ac Triumphi Acti, von Carl Sigonius ediert und kommentiert. "Sylburg gehört zu den bedeutendsten Kennern der griechischen Sprache und Litteratur, die das 16. Jahrhundert aufzuweisen hat" (ADB). Vom Landgrafen von Hessen mit einem Ehrensold für seine wissenschaftlichen Arbeiten ausgestattet, war Sylburg später in der Heidelberger Bibliothek tätig, wo er den Katalog der griechischen Handschriften erstellte. - Ohne den zweiten Band. 1590 erschien noch ein dritter Band, der die "Scriptores graeci minores" enthielt. - Schöner, annährend zeitgenössischer Rollenstempelband des Eisenacher Lateingymnasiums im alten Predigerkloster: außen eine schmale Köpferolle mit der Bezeichnung "Hei - Dur" (Haebler I, 490, 3), danach ein breiterer Bogenfries, wovon wiederum eine Figurenrolle umschlossen wird (Salvator - Petrus - Paulus - Johannes: Haebler I, 490, 2 = ebd. II, 201: Dr. 134). Im Mittelfeld schöner Plattenstempel … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris [AT]
2017-10-24 09:26:13
TRIDENTINISCHES KONZIL:
Venedig, Apud Hierony. Polum, 1588. 16 Bl., 350 S., 1 Bl., Druckermarke auf Titel Einband berieben, Tintenfleck auf Titel, innen gelegentlich leicht stockfleckig, angebunden: Index Librorum Prohibitorum, ad romanum Novissimum exemplar redctus. Cum Regulis. Confectis per Patres à Tridentina Synoda delectos. Venedig, Apud Hieronymum Polum, 1588. 48 S., Druckermarke auf Titel. - Eine von mehreren Auflagen, erstmals 1578 in Venedig erschienen. - Konzil von Trient, Kirchengeschichte, Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 1000 Flexibles Ganzpergament der Zeit mit handschriftlichem Rückentitel, 16°
Bookseller: Antiquariat Werner Steinbeiß [München, Germany]
2017-10-22 19:04:53
LELLO, Giovan Luigi (fl. 2a metà del XVI sec.)
Luigi Zanetti. Due opere in un volume in 4to (mm. 217x152). Lello: pp. [12], 48; [4], 136; [4], 94, [14]. Segnatura: ✝6 A-F4; π2 A-R4; 2✝2 a-m4, 2a4 2b2. Bianche le carte P4 e m4. Armi del dedicatario Ludovico de Torres, vescovo di Monreale, al frontespizio. Stemma papale con motto "In fide et lenitate" a c. ✝3v, π2v e 2✝1v.Con oltre 40 stemmi e sigilli araldici incisi in legno nel testo. Esiste una variante di questa edizione recante un bifolio finale composto da una carta di errata e da una carta bianca. Con due note manoscritte coeve sul margine delle carte L3v e O1r. Arca: pp. 56. Segnatura: A-G4. Armi del Torres al titolo ed 4 legni araldici nel testo. Pergamena floscia coeva con tracce di legacci. Piccoli segni di tarlo nel margine interno bianco di una quarantina di carte al centro del volume ben lontano dal testo, alcuni fascicoli un po' arrossati, ma nel complesso ottima copia di assoluta genuinità. I. Prima edizione. L'opera si compone di tre parti: Descrittione del Real Tempio, et Monastero di Santa Maria Nuova di Monreale (già pubblicata a Roma da Francesco Zanetti nel 1588), che descrive il monastero da un punto di vista architettonico ed storico-artistico, ivi comprese le modifiche apportate alla fine del XVI secolo; Vite de gli Arcivescovi, Abbati, et Signori di Monreale; ed infine Sommario de i privilegi dell'Arciuescovato di Monreale, ossia l'elenco dei privilegi concessi da imperatori, pontefici e re alla diocesi di Monreale dal 1174 al 1592. Il libro fu pubblicato sotto il nome del Lello, poeta, matematico e segretario al servizio del cardinale Ludovico d … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Libreria Govi Alberto
2017-10-22 16:02:16
Walasser, Adam:
Dillingen, Johann Mayer, 1588 - 8 nn. Blatt, 311 num. Blatt, 7 nn. Blatt. Mit 22 blattgroßen Holzschnitten. 16,5 x 10,5 cm. Geprägter Schweinslederband der Zeit über Holzdeckel mit 2 (intakten) Schließen. *VD16 W 807; Vgl. Bucher 560 (Ausgabe von 1585) und ADB XL, 640 ff. - Noch frühe Ausgabe des beliebten Sterbebüchleins in der Tradition der "Ars Moriendi", das erstmals 1569 erschienen war und bereits im 16. Jahrhundert noch mehrfach aufgelegt wurde. Das Werk ist in vier Teile gegliedert: "Von der Armseligkeit des menschlichen Lebens", "Von den Versuchungen des Teufels", "Wie man sich bey den Sterbenden halten soll", "Von dem privat Urtheyl". Die schönen blattgrossen Textholzschnitte zeigen Totentanzdarstellungen, von Teufeln und Engeln umringte Sterbende, das Fegefeuer usw. Der ungemein populäre Ulmer Volksschriftsteller und Theologe Adam Walasser (1551-1581) verfasste zahlreiche theologische Schriften mit erbaulichem Charakter. - Einige Lagen mit Wurmspuren am unteren Innensteg, Titelblatt fleckig, Text gelegentlich etwas gebräunt oder fingerfleckig und vereinzelt mit zeitgenöss. Unterstreichungen, insgesamt ordentlich erhalten. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 800
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2017-10-22 11:37:53
Fulvio Andrea
Per Girolamo Francini, 1588. In-8° antico (160x108mm), cc. (4), 264, (4) di indice su due colonne delle cose notabili, registro ed explicit. Legatura settecentesca piena pelle nocciola marmorizzata con titolo in oro su tassello, filetti e decori floreali e vegetali in oro su dorso a nervetti. Tagli rossi, sguardie marmorizzate. Al frontespizio, una vignetta xilografica a un terzo di pagina. 93 xilografie a mezza pagina intercalate n.t. raffiguranti i siti e i monumenti principali di Roma antica. Una firma antica. Un monogramma calligrafico al verso del titolo. Sparsi aloni di lieve entità. Errori di paginazione. Un restauro alla c. 89. Bell'esemplare lievemente rifilato. Rara edizione cinquecentesca veneziana della versione italiana delle "Antiquitates Urbis" di Andrea Fulvio, forse la prima vera descrizione topografica di Roma fornente anche una puntuale descrizione di quanto era rimasto, nel primo Cinquecento, delle antiche vestigia romane. La prima versione in volgare dell'opera, pubblicata in latino nel 1527 (Antiquitates urbis per Andream Fulvium antiquarium nuperrime aeditae, da non confondersi la descrizione in versi dell'Urbe, che è del 1513), risale al 1543; la presente edizione è la prima con gli ampliamenti e le annotazioni di Girolamo Ferrucci. Andrea Fulvio (Palestrina, 1470-Roma, 1527), umanista, erudito e antiquario, fu studioso benemerito della storia, della topografia e dell'arte di Roma antica, massimo promotore cinquecentesco, con Flavio Biondo, di tali studi storico-archeologici. Adams, F-1155. STC Italian Books, p. 283. EDIT16 CNCE 19995. Fossati Bellan … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Galleria Gilibert
2017-10-18 17:35:00
ALBORNOZ EGIDIO
Venetiis, s.n. (al Segno della Fontana), 1588. Cm. 30, pp. (14) 412 (20). Con bel marchio tip. al frontespizio, testatine e numerosi capilettera xilografici. Affascinante legatura coeva in piena perg. rigida, dorso a 4 nervi con titoli ms. Antica firma di possesso al frontespizio. Trascurabili mende alla legatura, macchiette ai piatti, sporadiche fioriture, aloni sparsi perlopiù marginali, ma più evidenti nelle prime 60 carte. Buon esemplare. Egidio Albornoz (1310-1367) cardinale spagnolo, fu condottiero e uomo politico centrale nelle vicende del Trecento italiano. Nominato cardinale nel 1350 da papa Clemente VI, dopo due anni fu incaricato da Innocenzo VI di restaurare l'autorità papale nei territori della Chiesa in Italia. Alla guida di un piccolo esercito di mercenari Albornoz riconquistò il Lazio, Spoleto, la Marca anconitana, la Romagna e Forlì. Le sue celebri Costituzioni, emanate nel 1357 per gli Stati Papali, rimasero in vigore fino al 1816. Gaspare Cavallini, originario di Cingoli nelle Marche, fu autore della glossa al testo egidiano intorno al 1570. Cfr. Iccu; non in Sapori. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Apuleio [Trento, Italy]
2017-10-17 20:38:18
GRANADA (Luis de).
En Barcelona, por Francisco Trincher, 1588. - in-folio. 4ff. 244pp. 2ff. Demi-vélin moderne genre ancien. Rare édition imprimée à Barcelone de ce traité de morale du dominicain espagnol Luis de Granada (1505-1588), l'un des grands textes classiques de la littérature ascétique espagnole. Sa première publication remontait à l'année 1556 et, condamné par l'Inquisition en raison de sa tonalité novatrice, il fut mis à l'Index en 1559. "Ecrivain précis et coloré, Luis de Grenade dispose d'une phrase ample et lente, imitée de l'art oratoire classique. Dans son argumentation, il a souvent recours aux subtilités de la scolastique; mais lorsqu'il décrit la misère du pécheur ou les ravissements de la vie spirituelle, sa prose se fait agile, poétique et extraordinairement docile à l'expression de ses sentiments" (Laffont Bompiani). "Esta obra, y el Libro de la Oración y Meditación, son las más célebres y leídas de Fr. Luis de Granada. Tanto es así, que es frecuente entre los bibliófilos, y en las tertulias que se originan en las librerías de viejo, recordar los innumerables casos de célebres personajes calificados de heterodoxos, y sin embargo seducidos por el admirable estilo y las riquezas literarias de la Guia de Pecadores y el Libro de la Oración y Meditación" (Palau). "The best known of his ascetical writings, and the one that achieved the greatest measure of success, is "The Sinner's Guide" (La Guia de Pecadores). ( ) It is marked by a smooth, harmonious style of purest Spanish idiom which has merited for it the reputation of a classic, and by an unctuous eloquence that has made … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Librería Comellas
2017-10-17 10:18:25
Thal, Johannes:
(Frankfurt am Main, Johannes Feyerabend) Leipzig, Zentralantiquariat, ( 1588 - Neu herausgegeben, ins Deutsche übersetzt, gedeutet und erklärt von Stephan Rauschert. 286 Seiten. Ca. 20,5 cm x ca. 15,5 cm. Ledereinband mit goldgeprägtem Vorder- und Rückentitel. - Enthält: Einführung, Biographische Literatur über Johannes Thal, Faksimile der "Sylva Hercynia" mit 9 Tafeln, Übersetzung der "Sylva Hercynia", Kommentar, Register, Die Fundorte von Thals Pflanzen, Errata in der "Sylva Hercynia". - Einmalige Sonderauflage von nur 300 nummerierten Exemplaren im Auftrag des Kulturbundes der DDR aus Anlaß des 400. Jahrestages der Fertigstellung von Thals Manuskript der Sylva Hercynia. 150 Exemplare wurden in Leder und 150 Exemplare in Leinen gebunden. - ". Johannes Thal, Stadtphysicus in Stolberg im Harz, hat mit seinem 1588 erschienenen Buch `Sylva Hercynia .` die erste `Flora` im heutigen Sinn geschaffen ." (Mägdefrau, Geschichte der Botanik, S. 35) - Stafleu and Cowan, Taxonomic Literature 14.006. Nicht berieben oder bestoßen. Keine Einträge. Papier nicht gebräunt, nicht fleckig. Bindung sehr gut und fest. Zustand I (deutsche Schulnotenskala), nahezu neuwertig. Auf Wunsch senden wir Ihnen gern per E-Mail Fotos des Werkes zu. [Attributes: First Edition]
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2017-10-16 14:08:53
VASARI, Giorgio
1588. VASARI, Giorgio. Ragionamenti del Sig. Cavaliere Giorgio Vasari. Sopra le inventioni da lui dipinte in Firenze nel Palazzo di loro Altezze Serenissime. Insieme con la inventione della Pittura da lui cominciata nella Cupola. [8], 186, [18] pp. Illustrated with the Giunta printing device with initial "F" on title-page and, in a different form, on the colophon. Plus the full-page woodcut portrait of Vasari from the Vite facing page 1. 8vo., 217 x150 mm, bound in contemporary Italian limp vellum, title in brown ink on spine. In Firenze: Appresso Filippo Giunti, 1588. First Edition. Giorgio Vasari, considered to be the first art historian and often referred to as the "father of art history," wrote the Ragionamenti between 1557 and 1560. A completed first draft was brought to Rome by Vasari in ca. 1560, where it was read by Annibale Caro, Michelangelo, Duke Cosimo de' Medici, Vincenzo Borghini, and Jacopo Guidi, among others. The work is written in dialogue form taking place over a period of three days. The two characters were Vasari himself and the young Francesco de' Medici, to whom the book is dedicated. Although the core text revolves around the painted commissions Vasari executed in the Palazzo Vecchio, the Ragionamenti can also be viewed as a supplement to his Le Vite de' Piu Eccellenti Pittori, Scultori, E Architettori. The Ragionamenti was circulated among friends and artists in Rome over a period of several years, and although Vasari even promised its eventual publication in his autobiography appearing in the Vite of 1568, it remained unpublished at his death in 15 … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2017-10-16 13:27:31
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2017-10-16 13:24:12
RAMELLI Agostino
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Pregliasco [IT]
2017-10-16 13:24:05
RAMELLI, Agostino.
Parigi, in casa dell'Autore, 1588. in-folio, ff.16 n.n. (prefazione in italiano e francese) , 338 num. (testo italiano, francese a fronte), ogni pagina entro bordura silografica, capilettera ornati, fregi e finalini. Legatura coeva in p. pelle. Splendide illustrazioni: titolo inciso entro bordura architettonica fig., 174 incisioni a piena pagina e 20 su doppia pagina, raffiguranti ogni tipo di macchina in movimento, da lavoro, di uso domestico, automatica, idraulica, da guerra, etc., in gran parte d'invenzione del Ramelli che fece comporre e pubblicare il trattato a sue spese. Prima edizione, non comune e bellissima, del più straordinario libro di meccanica del XVI secolo. L'autore (Ponte Tresa 1531-1590) fu ingegnere militare con solide basi matematiche, favorito in Francia del Duca d'Anjou, futuro Henri III. Ramelli ebbe il privilegio di accedere agli archivi Leonardeschi delle famiglie Medici e Leoni e fu da Leonardo influenzato per molte delle invenzioni raffigurate nel presente trattato, particolarmente per le macchine idrauliche, "pumps, fountains, derricks, bridges, mills, hydraulic machinery, cannon and arquebuses, cranes and pneumatic devices. For industrial enterprises there are shown logging mills, metal-working machines, continuous-bucket conveyors, looms for spinning and weaving, bellows, saws and foundry equipment... the engravings are among the best in technological illustration. " (DIBNER, Heralds of Science, 173). Buon esemplare (strappo restaurato nel margine int.del titolo, lievi ingialliture della carta, alone di grasso nel margine sup. di una decina di … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Pregliasco [IT]
2017-10-16 13:19:38
RAMELLI, Agostino.
Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member [London, United Kingdom]
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2017-10-16 12:46:37
Pamphlet Antwerpen - De Moy, H.
T`Antwerpen, ghedruct by Christoffel Plantijn s`Conincks drucker, 1588 16 nn. unaufgeschnittene Seiten, Titelholzschnitt, mehrfach gefaltet, min. angerändert. Versand D: 5,00 EUR Geschichte allgemein, Vorgeschichte, Weltgeschichte, Niederlande, niederländische Ausgaben
Bookseller: Antiquariat Cassel & Lampe Gbr [Berlin, D, Germany]
2017-10-16 12:29:48
BELON Pierre, 1517-1564, médecin et naturaliste
Paris, de Marnef & la veuve Gavellat, 1588. In-4o, XII+468+1f., sign. A 1-4, NNn 1-4. Portrait de Belon, titre avec marque d'imprimeur, 44 gravures sur bois de plantes, costumes, sites, carte d'Alexandrie et d'Hellisponde. Pere de l'anatomie comparee, il voyagea de 1546 au 1550 en descrivant des plantes, animaux, antiquites, moeurs et coutumes, sites et routes, mines etc. Elles sont attribuees en partie au flamand Ahasverus van Londerseel ou a Arnold Nicolai. Initiales ornees, colophon grave avec quelques taches d'humidite legere a 8 feuilles. La gravure de Mont-Athos manque comme d'habitude - absent aussi a la premiere edition- et et celle du monastere de Sainte Catherine. Rel. parchemin XIXe, dos lisse, ex-libris manuscrit sur la marge du titre. Brunet I, 762, UCBA I, 94, Yerasimos 205, Tobler 72, Riant 1464, Roehring 186.
Bookseller: Librairie Ancienne Cerat [Greece, Chalandri - Athènes]
2017-10-16 12:29:48
BELON PIERRE DU MANS (1517-1564)
Chez Hierosme de Marnef, & la veufue Guillaume Cavellat, au mont S. Hilaire, à l'enseigne du Pelican, 1588. Pagine: XXII+470 . Illustrazioni: Sono presenti le due famose carte relative l'una al monte Athos (cm. 49 per 50 - 55 irregolare),altra del Sinai (cm 33x29,50).42 Xilografie su legno nel testo e due carte piena pagina . Formato: 8° . Ex libris: Timbro di collezionista privato. . Rilegatura: Cartonato Seicentesco in pergamena muta con solo al dorso autore e titolo scritto a mano antico. . Stato: Buono . Caratteristiche: Pierre Belon fu naturalista e medico francese, nato a La Souletière (una frazione di Cérans-Foulletourte, nella Loire). Nato da famiglia povera, beneficiò della protezione del vescovo di Mans, René du Bellay, che gli permise di studiare all'università di Wittenberg, dove fu discepolo di Valerius Cordus, famoso botanico. Grazie all'amicizia del vescovo di Clermont, Guillaume Duprat, studiò a Parigi e divenne farmacista del cardinale François de Tournon. Viaggiò molto in Grecia, in Turchia e in Egitto e in Medio Oriente.Da questi viaggi nacquero le sue opere e le sue osservazioni, ricche di interesse sia naturalistico, sia di usi e costumi delle popolazioni locali. In più vi sono moltissimi cenni geografici molto interessanti A Roma conobbe il Rondelet e il Salviani, illustrissimi zoologisti. . Divenne amico anche dei Re di Francia Enrico II e Carlo IX. Morì assassinato da due ladri mentre tornava a casa nel Chateau de Madrid, a Parigi, presso il Bois de Boulogne. Bell'esemplare, molto fresco. Il Belon è considerato il padre dell'Anatomia comparata. Molto … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Scripta Manent di Diego Delfino [IT]
2017-10-16 12:21:25
RABELAIS, François.
Trois parties en deux volumes in-16, 402-(10)-576-(12)-210-(36) pages. Maroquin janséniste marron du début du XIXe siècle, dos à nerfs, titre, tomaison et date en lettres dorées au dos, filet à froid autour des plats, roulette dorée intérieure. Lyon : Jean Martin, 1588 Mors frottés ; mouillures et taches par endroits ; cerne roux aux 20 premiers feuillets du volume I. Très rare édition lyonnaise, inconnue de Plan et de Tchemerzine. Elle reproduit celle de Lyon, Estiard, 1580 (Plan n° 108) et n'est pas antidatée, contrairement à celle de 1588 signalée par Plan (n° 112), dont la collation est différente.Volume I incomplet : un feuillet déchiré dans la diagonale, avec manque de 2 tiers du texte (pages 66-67), et 2 feuillets manquants dans la seconde partie (pages 101-104).Nombreuse annotations manuscrites marginales et interlinéaires par plusieurs mains (l'une fin XVIIe, faisant référence à Molière et Corneille, une autre XVIIIe, avec mention à Tristram Shandy), avec des passages soulignés. Rawles & Screech 74. Inconnu de Plan, Baudrier et Tchemerzine. 36325
Bookseller: Librairie Michel Bouvier [France, Paris]
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