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        Complaints. Containing Sundrie Small Poemes of the World's Vanitie

      London: for William Ponsonbie, 1591. FIRST EDITION. 1 vol., 170mm x 121mm, A-Z3, lacking final blank endleaf Z4 otherwise complete, descriptive title-pages each with woodcut borders, expert skillful paper repairs to the blank foredge of the title-page and pages E1, L1, & T1 and lower corner of A2 not affecting text, with the Kent designed book plate of Robert J. Hamershlag. Bound in full brown morocco, ribbed gilt decorated spine, covers ruled and paneled in an elaborate floral design, gilt dentelles, all edges gilt, by Riviere & Son, housed in a fleece lined chemise and an open ended slipcase. ACCEPTED AS BEING THE EARLIEST REFERENCE TO SHAKESPEARE. The following lines, published in Shakespeare's 28th year, form a part of a lamentation over perversions of public taste: "All these, and all that els the Comick Stage, Are now despized and made a laughing game. And he the man whom nature self had made To mock herself, and truth to imitate With kindly counter under mimick shade, Our pleasant Willy, ah, is dead of late, With whom all joy and jolly merriment Is also dreaded and in dolour drent." "The Teares of the Muses" p.8 The reference is accepted to be the earliest notice by name of the immortal bard. STC 23078; ESTC S111266; Pforzheimer 968

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        Ein Christliches Bedencken/ was von dem Exorcismo bey der Tauf/ und abschaffung desselben zu halten sey. Auff begeren etlicher guthertzigen und furnemen vom Adel/ gestellet/ Durch Polycarpum Leisern/ der H. Schrifft Doctorem/ und Superintendenten zu Braunschweig.

      Ohne Druckort (Wittemberg) 1591; 32 unnummerierte Seiten mit Titelholzschnitt; neuerer Pergament-Einband aus altem handgeschriebenem Manuskript des 15. Jahrhunderts (Vorsätze mit altem Papier erneuert, Papier vereinzelt gering braunfleckig, im Text vereinzelt handschriftliche Anstreichungen aus alter Zeit) Angebunden: Zwo Christliche Predigten/ Eine Ober das Evangelium am 25. Sontag nach Trinitaris. Die Ander/ Über das ander Capitel des Propheten Joels/ Daraus genommen ist ein Christliche vermanung zu wahrer Buss und eiferigem Gebet wider den Türcken/ Zu diesen gefehrlichen Leufften gantz nötig und nützlich zu lesen. Zu Wittenberg gehalten. 36 Blätter; Wittenberg, M. Simon Grönenberg 1593; Zwei seltene und kulturgeschichtlich wichtige Drucke des 16. Jahrhundert. Das \"Christliche Bedencken\" Leysers, ein Lutheraner, beinhaltet ein Festhalten an der Traditon des Exorzismus bei der Taufe, gleichwohl eine gemilderte Form angestrebt wird, und dem \"Bepstischen Zeuber Exorcismum\" abgeschworen wird. Eine völlige Abschaffung wird in diesem Frühstadium der evangelischen Kirche aber noch nicht toleriert. Bei den \"Zwo Christlichen Predigten\" ist vorallem die zweite interessant, die aktuell auf die 1593 wieder aufbrechenden Türkenkriege Bezug nimmt und das Inferno einer Türkenherrschaft in Europa anprangert. Nicht zuletzt durch solche Predigten gelang es den Mitteleuropäischen Staaten, sich gegen die Türken zu solidarisieren und ihnen den Einbruch nach Europa zu verwehren. Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        Caroli Sigonii, Historiarum de Occidentali Imperio Libri XX . Pertexitur autem in illis historia ab anno recuperatae Salutis 284 usque ad annum 565. Et absolvitur Indice rerum et verborum copiosissimo. Francofurti apud heredes Andreae Wecheli Claudium Marnium et Ioann. Aubrium, 1593, pp. 358 + (18). UNITO A: Caroli Sigonii, Historiarum de Regno Italiae Libri Viginti. . Qui libri Historiam ab anno 570 usque ad 1286 quo Regnum interiit et libertas Italiae redempta est continent. Accessit praeter alias editiones rerum memorabilium Index locupletissimus. Francofurti apud heredes Andreae Wecheli Claudium Marnium et Ioann. Aubrium, 1591, pp. (6) + 359 + (24) + 126 + (20)

      apud heredes Andreae Wecheli Claudium Marnium et Ioann. Aubrium 1591-1593, Francofurti - Pochissimi insignificanti forellini di tarlo sul dorso, strappo (10 cm) e antichi timbri e firma di appartenenza sul frontespizio, brevi percorsi di tarlo marginali a poche pagine, naturali fioriture e leggere bruniture diffuse dovute alla qualità della carta Belle marche tipografiche, testatine, finalini, capilettera ornati. Il De Regno Italiae à diviso in due volumi: il primo comprendente i Libri I-XV e il secondo comprendente i Quinque reliqui Libri", ovvero i Libri XVI-XX, che segue il primo con diverso frontespizio." 358 + (18) (6) + 359 + (24) + 126 + (20) p. 2 opere in 1 tomo 336x207 mm p.perg. cordonata (5 nervi) con titolo manoscritto sul dorso

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        De habitu et constitutione corporis [...], quam graeci krasin [graece], triviales complexionem vocant, libri II.

      Frankfurt a. M., Johann Wechel, 1591. 12°. Mit Holzschn.-Titelvignette u. einigen Holzschn.-Vignetten bzw. -Initialen im Text. 8 Bll., 185 (recte 183) (1) S., 4 Bll., Mod. HPgmt. „Obgleich seine Vorschriften hie und da nicht frei von Aberglauben sind, wie dies deutlich aus seinen Bemerkungen über den Einfluss der Jahreszeit, der Windrichtung und der Temperatur auf die Krankheiten erhellt, verdient er dennoch den Namen des Hygienikers seines Jahrhunderts“ (Hirsch/H. III, 736). - Diätetisches Werk auf der Grundlage der antiken Säftelehre, wonach die Gesundheit von der richtigen Mischung der Körpersäfte abhängt. Bis ins 17. Jahrhundert sehr geschätztes, auch ins Englische und Italienische übersetztes Werk des niederländischen Arztes (erstmals 1561). - Schwach wasserrandig bzw. gebräunt. - Durling 2767; Wellcome I, 3712a; vgl. Heirs of Hippocrates 258 (ital. Ausgabe) u. Thorndike VI, 393; diese Ausgabe nicht im VD 16. Versand D: 12,00 EUR Lemnius (Lemmens), De habitu et constitutione corporis [...], quam graeci krasin [graece], triviales complexionem vocant, libri II., Säftelehre, Diätetik, Hygiene

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        Caerte van de zee Custe van Mekelenborch ... De Custe van Lalandt, met de omligghende Eijlanden ... Kolorierte Kupferstichkarte von Johan van Doetichum bei Lucas Jansz Waghenaer. 1591. 33 x 51,5 cm.

       1591 Koeman Wa II, 41 c; Tooley S. 376.- Dekorative Seekarte der deutschen und dänischen Ostseeküste, im Norden und Westen begrenzt durch Mecklenburg bzw. Rügen, im Osten durch Holstein und Fehmarn sowie im Süden durch die dänischen Inseln Mon, Falster und Lolland.- Zeigt die Küste mit ihren Fahrwassern und Untiefen.- Mittig mit schöner Windrose sowie mit Segelschiffen und 2 Seetieren. Im oberen Rand mit Profil des Hinterlandes (dabei auch Lübeck), ferner mit Meilenzeiger sowie 2 weiteren Textkartuschen. Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        Adversus Fallaces et Superstitiosas Artes, id est De Magia, de Observatione Somniorum et Divinatione Astrologica. Libri Tres.

      Ingolstadt, Davidis Sartorii, 1591. - in-8. 3ff. 256pp. 4ff. Parchemin à rabats (Reliure de l'époque). Edition Originale très rare de cet ouvrage du savant jésuite espagnol Benito Pereira, originaire de Valencia (1535-1610). C'est, dit Caillet, "un excellent traité de Sorcellerie et de Magie. Il servait également de Manuel d'Exorcismes". Petite réparation dans le blanc du titre. Rousseurs et quelques taches, bord supérieur d'un plat un peu rongé. Palau, 218835 "curiosa obra". Caillet, 8518. Dorbon, 3605 ne cite que l'édition de 1612 avec le commentaire: "très rare". [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Opera Deß H. hocherleuchten Vatters Basilii Magni, Erzbischoffen zu Caesarea in Cappadocia. Auß griechischen vnd lateinischen Exemplaren, den Teutschen zu Nutz vnd Wolgefallen, inn ihr Sprach gantz zierlich, vor etlich Jaren, verwendet / und an jetzt durch . Schweickhart . zu Helffenstein . inn Truck verfertiget.

      Ingolstadt, Sartorius 1591. - Mit Kupfertitel. 3 Bll., 948 S., SS. 989-1200, 8 Bll. (so komplett!). Blindgepr. Schweinsleder d. Zt. auf Holzdecken, mit 1 (von 2 Schließen. Mit Rollen- und Plattenstempel (Kreuzigungsszene). Folio. 33,5 x 20,5 cm. VD 16 B 647; Stalla 1676. Erste dt. Ausgabe. - Die S. 949-988 in der Pag. übersprungen. Kupfertitel mit Darstellung des Bischofs in seiner Studierstube, Portal mit Wappen und allegorischen Szenen. - Vorderes Gelenk angebrochen. Kupfertitel mit Besitzeintrag der Jesuiten von St. Anna, 1636. Gutes und recht sauberes Exemplar! Bitte um Beachtung: Bis zum 31.01. stellen wir auf der Stuttgarter Antiquariatsmesse aus; der Versand verzögert sich somit bis zum 01.02.2016! [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Relatione Dell'Assedio di Parigi. Col Dißegno di quella Citta & de'luoghi circonvicini. Alla Sta. di N. S. Gregorio Papa XIIII. Principe Ottimo. Di Filippo Pigafetta.

      Appreßo Bartolomeo Graßi, In Roma 1591 - Petit in-4 de (4) pp. dont un titre gravé, 88 pp., maroquin lie-de-vin richement orné, dos orné à nerfs, filet et frise d'encadrement à froid sur les plats, motifs d'animaux répété sur une bande centrale, tranches dorées (Chambolle-Duru). Edition originale rare. Soldat, ingénieur, diplomate, Pigafetta (1533-1604) a accompli de nombreux voyages, à but politique ou militaire, dont il a laissé quelques relations. En décembre 1589, il accompagne à Paris le cardinal Enrico Caetani, légat du pape envoyé auprès des parisiens assiégés ; il est ainsi l'un des témoins directs du siège, et la Relazione qu'il écrit est une oeuvre à la fois d'historien et de technicien militaire, ainsi qu'un remarquable travail de topographie. Le plan de Paris manque comme dans de nombreux exemplaires. Brunet IV, 651 ; Boutier, Les Plans de Paris, 25. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Exercitationes philosophicæ quibus universa fere discutitur philosophia theoretica, et plurima ac præcipua Peripateticorum dogmata evertuntur ... cum gemino indice.[Leyden]: in bibliopolio Commeliniano sumptibus viduae Joannis Comelini, 1620.

      First edition, extremely rare, of one of the earliest modern works on atomism. "Gorlaeus is counted among the founders of modern atomism, which he proposed as an alternative to Aristotelian matter theory. Because of his notion of atomic compounds, he is also regarded as a contributor to the evolution of chemistry" (DSB). "When David Gorlaeus (1591-1612) passed away at 21 years of age, he left behind two highly innovative manuscripts. Once they were published [as the present work, and as <i>Idea physicae</i> (1610), his work had a remarkable impact on the evolution of seventeenth-century thought. However, as his identity was unknown, divergent interpretations of their meaning quickly sprang up. Seventeenth-century readers understood him as an anti-Aristotelian thinker and as a precursor of Descartes. Twentieth-century historians depicted him as an atomist, natural scientist and even as a chemist. And yet, when Gorlaeus died, he was a beginning student in theology. His thought must in fact be placed at the intersection between philosophy, the nascent natural sciences, and theology" (Lüthy). This is a very rare book. In his review of Lüthy's book in 2012, Henri Krop wrote: "until now Gorlaeus's life and ideas have remained basically unknown because both his elaborate <i>Exercitationes philosophicae</i> and his <i>Idea physicae</i> are extremely rare and copies were unavailable in Dutch public libraries. (However since 1986 the libraries of both Leiden and Leeuwarden have acquired copies of the former.)" We have been unable to locate any copies in auction records.<br/><br/> "Gorlaeus's atomism, which took center stage in his <i>Idea physicae</i>, is however more fully embedded in the <i>Exercitationes philosophicae</i>. There, philosophy is defined as "the naked knowledge of entities" and thus identified with ontology. Each discipline, wrote Gorlaeus, tackles one type of entity, whereby physics deals with natural entities. His ontology distinguishes between self-subsisting entities (<i>entia per se</i>), which are defined as numerically unique, fully existing, unchanging, and indivisible, and the accidental compositions (<i>entia per accidens</i>) that are brought about when several <i>entia per se</i> gather. This view of reality is essentially atomistic, although primarily in a metaphysical sense. By denying universals and allowing only for individuals, it is also heavily indebted to medieval nominalism.. 8vo (154 x 89 mm), pp. [xxviii], 352. Contemporary half vellum, manuscript title on spine, some worming to lower and upper parts of the spine, internally fine and clean

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        Brevis Narratio eorum quae in florida Americae provi[n]cia Gallis acciderunt ... quae est seconda pars Americae

      Frankfurt: Theodor De Bry, 1591. Folio. (13 1/2 x 9 5/8 inches). Engraved title, engraved section title, folding engraved map "Florida Americae Provinciae ... descriptio", 42 plates after Le Moyne with letterpress titling above and text beneath, 2 engraved illustrations. Contemporary limp vellum, cloth ties, contained within a modern morocco backed cloth box. A fine wide-margined copy of the first Latin edition of a seminal illustrated work for early North America, with Jacques Le Moyne's spectacular images of the region's Native Americans and a very important map of Florida. With the publication of this work, together with Hariot's Virginia, De Bry launched what would later become known as his Grand Voyages. These first two works are without question the most important of the series both in terms of their contemporary influence and their historical and ethnographic value to modern scholars and collectors. The text of the Brevis narratio... describes the earliest French settlements of what are now portions of the United States and are here united by De Bry with engravings based on watercolours by a member of the expedition to the New World. To most of the Old World, this work presented the first accurate eyewitness depiction and account of Native Americans. In the mid-1560s two French expeditions led by Jean Ribault and René Goulaine de Laudonnière sought to establish a Hugenot settlement in Florida. Among those accompanying Laudonnière was Jacques Le Moyne de Morgues: born in Dieppe, France in about 1533, he was appointed artist to the expedition which sailed in April 1564. Arguably the first western artist to visit the New World, Le Moyne recorded the scenery of Florida and the lives of the Timucua Indians in great detail, as well as charting the coastline of Florida and much of present-day South Carolina. Unfortunately, the nascent French colony was seen as a threat by the Spanish, the dominant European power in the region, and in September 1565 a force led by Pedro Menendez massacred the French colonists at Fort Caroline. Le Moyne and several others, however, made a miraculous escape. The story of their struggles was not published until 1588, when, at the instigation of Richard Hakluyt, Laudonnière's journal was published in Paris. Later that year, master engraver and publisher Theodor De Bry traveled to London, and met with Le Moyne in an unsuccessful attempt to obtain illustrations of the region to accompany a new edition of Laudonnière's journal. Following Le Moyne's death the following year, De Bry returned to London and purchased the watercolours from his widow. It was on this trip to London that De Bry met Hakluyt, who informed him of the British expeditions to Virginia, shared with him both Hariot's journal and White's watercolours from the expedition and suggested the publication of a series of illustrated voyages to America, beginning with Hariot/White and Laudonnière/Le Moyne. De Bry returned to Frankfurt and in 1590 published the former in Latin, German, French and English; the following year he published the latter in Latin and German, presumably having found that there was only a small market for the other languages. Le Moyne's extraordinary illustrations of the Florida Indians, which appear on forty-two leaves of this work in their first published form, rank with those of John White as the best visual record of American Indians before the 19th century. They show all aspects of Indian life, including settlements, ceremonies, wars, agriculture, hunting, and preparation of food. They also show scenes of the French settlement and their involvement with the Indians. These images were widely copied for centuries, and many later supposedly original illustrations of American Indians are actually copies of Le Moyne's illustrations. A full list of the plates appears in Church. The map, which appeared for the first time with this text, is one of the most elaborate of the Florida peninsula to appear in the 16th century, giving the names assigned by the French and Spanish. Cumming provides an elaborate description, and John Matthew Baxter describes it as "…the most remarkable and important map, which has been preserved from the sixteenth century maps, of that part of the East Coast which lies between Cape Hatteras and Cape Florida … [It is] the first French map to show Florida … [and is] considered the most important map of Florida." Some copies of this first Latin edition include a leaf bound after the last of the plates which includes a colophon with the same wording as the final colophon -- it is not present in this copy, but Sabin notes that it is only found in "some copies." Arents 39; Brunet I, 1320; Burden Mapping of North America 79; Church 145; Cumming & De Vorsey 14; Clark I:16; European Americana 591/39; JCB (3) I:387-88; cf. Sabin 8784; cf. Schwartz & Ehrenberg pp.64-7; Streeter II, 1172.

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        [Le Moyne's Florida] Der Ander Theyl der Newlich erfundenen Landtschafft Americæ

      Frankfurt: bey Johann Feyerabendt, 1591. Folio. (13 x 9 inches). Title pages to both the text and the plates with pasted on paper panels bearing the titles, the title page to the text with an additional small slip with the publishing details in German, all within an engraved surround (as issued), engraved arms on dedication leaf, final blank O6. 1 folding engraved map [Burden 79], 43 half-page engraved illustrations (42 after Le Moyne), 7 woodcut headpieces, all finely hand coloured by a contemporary hand. Expertly bound to style in 18th-century French red morocco, covers with triple gilt fillet border, spine in seven compartments with raised bands, the bands highlighted with gilt hatching, lettered in the second compartment, the others with repeat decoration of small tools around a central flower-spray tool, marbled endpapers, red stained edges A rare contemporary hand-coloured copy of the De Bry first edition in German of Le Moyne's Florida: the first eyewitness pictorial record of the region. Copies with contemporary hand-colouring are of the utmost rarity and were no doubt intended for the highest echelons of society, either as commissions or gifts. With the publication of this work, together with Hariot's Virginia, De Bry launched what would later become known as his Grand Voyages. These first two works are without question the most important of the series both in terms of their contemporary influence and their historical and ethnographic value to modern scholars and collectors. The text of this work describes the earliest French settlements of what are now portions of the United States and are here united by De Bry with engravings based on watercolours by a member of the expedition to the New World. To most of the Old World, this work presented the first accurate eyewitness depiction and account of Native Americans. In the mid-1560s two French expeditions led by Jean Ribault and René Goulaine de Laudonnière sought to establish a Hugenot settlement in Florida. Among those accompanying Laudonnière was Jacques Le Moyne de Morgues: born in Dieppe, France in about 1533, he was appointed artist to the expedition which sailed in April 1564. Arguably the first western artist to visit the New World, Le Moyne recorded the scenery of Florida and the lives of the Timucua Indians in great detail, as well as charting the coastline of Florida and much of present-day South Carolina.. The nascent French colony was seen as a threat by the Spanish, the dominant European power in the region, and in September 1565 a force led by Pedro Menendez massacred the French colonists at Fort Caroline. Le Moyne and several others, however, made a miraculous escape. The story of their struggles was not published until 1588, when, at the instigation of Richard Hakluyt, Laudonnière's journal was published in Paris. Later that year, master engraver and publisher Theodor De Bry traveled to London, and met with Le Moyne in an unsuccessful attempt to obtain illustrations of the region to accompany a new edition of Laudonnière's journal. Following Le Moyne's death the following year, De Bry returned to London and purchased the watercolours from his widow. It was on this trip to London that De Bry met Hakluyt, who informed him of the British expeditions to Virginia, shared with him both Hariot's journal and White's watercolours from the expedition and suggested the publication of a series of illustrated voyages to America, beginning with Hariot/White and Laudonnière/Le Moyne. De Bry returned to Frankfurt and in 1590 published the former in Latin, German, French and English; the following year he published the latter in Latin and German, presumably having found that there was only a small market for the other languages. Le Moyne's extraordinary illustrations of the Florida Indians, which appear on forty-two leaves of this work in their first published form, rank with those of John White as the best visual record of Native American before the 19th century. They show all aspects of Indian life, including settlements, ceremonies, wars, agriculture, hunting, and preparation of food. They also show scenes of the French settlement and their involvement with the Indians. These images were widely copied for centuries, and many later supposedly original illustrations of American Indians are actually copies of Le Moyne's illustrations. A full list of the plates appears in Church. The map, which appeared for the first time with this text, is one of the most elaborate of the Florida peninsula to appear in the 16th century, giving the names assigned by the French and Spanish. Cumming provides an elaborate description, and John Matthew Baxter describes it as "…the most remarkable and important map, which has been preserved from the sixteenth century maps, of that part of the East Coast which lies between Cape Hatteras and Cape Florida … [It is] the first French map to show Florida … [and is] considered the most important map of Florida." Sabin writes that according to the Russian prince Serge Sobolewski, the noted collector of De Bry whose voluminous collection was purchased by James Lenox and is now at the New York Public Library, the German editions were "made with more care and better typographical arrangement than the Latin." In addition, the German-language editions of Le Moyne are considerably more scarce than the Latin. The contemporary hand colouring of this copy is extraordinary and of the utmost rarity. Le Moyne's Florida is a monument of early Americana and among the earliest and greatest of all illustrated works depicting Native Americans in the United States. Cf. Brunet I, 1320; Burden Mapping of North America 79; Church 179; Cumming & De Vorsey 14; cf. Sabin 8784; cf. Schwartz & Ehrenberg pp.64-7.

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        Hand Colored Engraving from a German Language Edition of Le Moyne's Brevis narratio [ca. 1591 from De Bry's "Grand Voyages to the Americas"]: Sacrifice of the first-born, plate XXXIV

      1591. Very Good Condition. A single sheet from an early German edition of Le Moyne, likely the first German edition published in 1591, the year after the Latin. The engraving depicts the (almost certainly spurious) sacrifice of the first born son that Laudonnière (René Goulaine de Laudonnière c. 1529-1574) claimed to have witnessed among the indigenous people of Florida. Fine contemporary or early hand coloring, a few minor stains, browning, etc, worming in the inner margin, old paper repairs to the bottom left and right with loss of text. The ceremony depicts the mother morning in front of a tree stump while other women dance and the child is offered up to the king - all as described by Laudonnière. Size: Folio. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Americana; Exploration. Inventory No: 045842.

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        Opera Deß H. hocherleuchten Vatters Basilii Magni, Erzbischoffen zu Caesarea in Cappadocia. Auß griechischen vnd lateinischen Exemplaren, den Teutschen zu Nutz vnd Wolgefallen, inn ihr Sprach gantz zierlich, vor etlich Jaren, verwendet / und an jetzt durch ... Schweickhart ... zu Helffenstein ... inn Truck verfertiget.

      Ingolstadt, Sartorius 1591.Mit Kupfertitel. 3 Bll., 948 S., SS. 989 - 1200, 8 Bll. (so komplett!). Blindgepr. Schweinsleder d. Zt. auf Holzdecken, mit 1 (von 2 Schließen. Mit Rollen - und Plattenstempel (Kreuzigungsszene). Folio. 33,5 x 20,5 cm. VD 16 B 647; Stalla 1676. Erste dt. Ausgabe. - Die S. 949 - 988 in der Pag. übersprungen. Kupfertitel mit Darstellung des Bischofs in seiner Studierstube, Portal mit Wappen und allegorischen Szenen. - Vorderes Gelenk angebrochen. Kupfertitel mit Besitzeintrag der Jesuiten von St. Anna, 1636. Gutes und recht sauberes Exemplar! Bitte um Beachtung: Wir sind bis einschließlich 14.01.2016 im Urlaub, der Versand Ihrer Bestellung erfolgt am 15.01. - Please note: Until Jan. 14th we are on holidays, ordered items will be mailed at Jan. 15th. Bücher de

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        Carte van de zee Custe va Mekelenborch, Soe de landen al daer gelegeen van ghedaente sijn, van Iasmont tot Femeren. Orae maritimae Ducatus Mechelenburgensis a Iasmunda ad Femeran, vera et exacta delineatio. De Custe van Lalandt, met de omligghende Eijlanden, ghestelt in haer wesen en ghedaente. Littoralis Lalandiae, et adiacentium accurta descriptio. Ioannes à Doetecum. F.':.

      - Kupferstich v. Johan van Doetichum b. Lucas Jansz Waghenaer, 1591, 33,5 x 51,5 Jäger, Die Insel Rügen auf alten Karten Nr. 113; Koeman Wa II, 41 c; Tooley's Dic. of Mapm. Rev. Ed. A - D, S. 376 (Johan van Doetichum , the younger, fl. 1592-1630). - Seekarte der deutschen und dänischen Ostseeküste zwischen der Lübecker Bucht und Fehmarn sowie Rügen und Lolland / Falster und Mon. - Zeigt die Küste mit ihren Fahrwassern, Untiefen und wichtigsten Seezeichen. - In der Ostsee Windrose und Schiffe. - Die Karte mit drei Rollwerkskartuschen. (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        Christiana Concordia. Das ist, Christliches wiederholtes einmu?tiges Gespra?ch, von allen streittigen Religionspuncten, beydes die Lehr und Kirchen Ceremonien belangendt, welche in streit gezogen nach absterben Doctor Martin Luther seligen. Mit angeheffter, in Gottes Wort, als der einigen Regel und Richtschnur wolgegründter Christlichen Erkla?rung, welcher massen ein jeder guthertzigen und recht Lauterischer Christ, auffs aller einfältigst und schlechtest, durch Gottes hülff, auss allen verworrenen Streitsachen gründtlich und von sich selvs entrichten, und zur erkänd, nuss Göttlicher Warheit gute anleitung erlangen, und für allem verführischen Irsthumb sich verwahren soll. Auss einhelliger vergleichung der Christianae Concordiae, allen Euan

      Newstadt an der Hardt, Mattheus Harnisch/Herborn, Christoff Raben 1591 - 2 works in 1 binding, 387 (9), (8) 191 p. Contemporary Vellum, 8° (lower spine-end damaged)

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        Petri Angelii Bargaei Syrias hoc est expeditio illa celeberrima christianorum principum, qua Hierosolyma ductu Goffredi Bulionis Lotharingiae ducis à Turcarum tyrannide liberata est. Eiusdem votiuum carmen in d. Catharinam.

      Florentiae: apud Philippum Iunctam, 1591. - In-4 (24) 496 Al frontespizio calcografia: Giglio fiorentino. In basso iniziale F. In cornice figurata. Capilettera con vignetta xilografica. Finalini e testatine con fregi. Piena pergamena floscia d'epoca. Legatura usurata con mancanza minima alla cuffia superiore. Angeli Pietro (1517-1596): letterato, scrittore, poeta, console dell'Accademia fiorentina, nato a Barga (LU) nel 1517, morì a Pisa nel 1569. Prima edizione completa di questo poema eroico dove si narra come Pietro l'eremita spinto da un angelo convince il papa a bandire la crociata, come i crociati partano per la Grecia, delle difficoltà con l'imperatore di Costantinopoli, degli assedi di Nicea ed antiochia e della conquista della città santa (Giovanni Da Pozzo- Storia della letteratura italiana p. 1060.) 16mo secolo [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Brabantiae Descriptio. - Stemmate et eruditione claro Dn. Hadriano Marsselario, patricio Antwerpiensi; Ab. Ortelius dedicab. L. M. - Cum Imp. Reg. & Brabantiae priuilegio decennali. 1591.':.

      - kolorierter Kupferstich v. Abraham Ortelius aus Theatrum Orbis Terrarum . b. Plantin Press (Jan Moretus) in Antwerpen, 1595, 37 x 47,5 van der Krogt, Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, Vol. III B, 3100:31B - 31:051; van den Broecke, Ortelius Atlas Maps, Nr. 66.1. - Zeigt das ehemalige Herzogtum Brabant, welche das heutige niederländische Noord-Brabant und Antwerpen sowie das belgische Brabant umfasst; oben rechts Insetkarte von Mechelen ('Machliniae Vrbis Dominivm.'). - Die Karte zeigt das Gebiet zwischen der Waal im Norden, der Mosel im Süden, die Schelde im Westen und Maastricht im Osten. - Oben mittig Kartusche mit Kartentitel; mittig rechts große dekorative Kartusche mit Dedikation; unten rechts Kartusche mit Meilenzeiger; darüber rechts das Druckprivileg von Ortelius und Datierung; rückseitig lateinischer Text. (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        Opera Deß H. hocherleuchten Vatters Basilii Magni, Erzbischoffen zu Caesarea in Cappadocia. Auß griechischen vnd lateinischen Exemplaren, den Teutschen zu Nutz vnd Wolgefallen, inn ihr Sprach gantz zierlich, vor etlich Jaren, verwendet / und an jetzt durch ... Schweickhart ... zu Helffenstein ... inn Truck verfertiget.

      Ingolstadt, Sartorius 1591.. Mit Kupfertitel. 3 Bll., 948 S., SS. 989-1200, 8 Bll. (so komplett!). Blindgepr. Schweinsleder d. Zt. auf Holzdecken, mit 1 (von 2 Schließen. Mit Rollen- und Plattenstempel (Kreuzigungsszene). Folio. 33,5 x 20,5 cm. VD 16 B 647; Stalla 1676. Erste dt. Ausgabe. - Die S. 949-988 in der Pag. übersprungen. Kupfertitel mit Darstellung des Bischofs in seiner Studierstube, Portal mit Wappen und allegorischen Szenen. - Vorderes Gelenk angebrochen. Kupfertitel mit Besitzeintrag der Jesuiten von St. Anna, 1636. Gutes und recht sauberes Exemplar!

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        Historiarum de Regno Italiae Libri Viginti. Ad illustriss Atq. excell. D Iacobum Boncompagnum. Generalem S. R. E. Gubernatorem.

      Francofurti, Frankfurt, Apud heredes Andreae Wecheli, Claudium Marnium & Ioann. Aubrium, (Wechels Erben),1591-93. 3 Teile in einem Band. 3 parts in 1 volume. 33,5x21 cm. 4 Bll., 359 S., 12 Bll.; 358 S., 9 Bll.; 125 S., 11 Bll. Halbleder des 19. Jahrhunderts, fleckig und berieben, Gelenke teils. eingerissen. Goldener Rückentitel. Innen etwas gebräunt, teilw. alte Unterstreichungen, wenige Marginalien. 1 Titel mit kl. hinterl. Namensausschrift. Titelblatt mit einer hinterlegten Stelle. Qui libri Historiam ab anno DLXX usque ad MCCLXXXVI, quo Regnum interiit, & libertas Italiaredempta est, continent. Accessit praeter alias editiones, rerum memorabilium Index locupletissimus. VD 16. 6441 (I. u. III.) u. 6438 (II.); Adams S. 1129 u. 1124. - Etwa dritte Ausgabe. Geschichte des Weströmischen Reiches und Italiens 264-1268. Teil 3 beschreibt die Geschichte von 1200-1286, wichtig für die Geschichte der normannischen und staufischen Herrschaft in Unteritalien. Carlo Sigonio, lat. Carolus Sigonius (* 1524 in Modena; † 12. August 1584 ebenda) war ein italienischer Humanist und Historiker. (Wikip.) About 3rd printing. History of the West-Roman empire and of Italy from 264-1268. Part 3 describes the history from 1200-1286, important for the history of the Norman and Staufer authority in Lower Italy. Versand D: 6,00 EUR 16. Jahrhundert; Italienische Geschichte; Lateinische Sprache; Römische Geschichte

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        Hollandtsche Riim-Kroniik. Onhoudende de geschiedenissen der Graven van Hollandt tot het Jaar MCCCV. Voon enen wiens naeme noch onbekent is, voor 286. Jaren beschreven. Met een Vorrede des Edelen E. Jonkh. Jan vander Does.

      Amsterdam, Barendt Adriaensz 1591.. 4°. Tit., 5 Bll., 100 S., 2 Bll. Mit gr. Titelvign. Pgmt. d. Zt. Durchgeh. Braunfl. im rechten Außensteg. Titelbl. m. Fehlstelle im w. Rd. sauber restaur. EA. BMC S. 96 - Erstdruck der berühmten Reimchronik des Melis Stoke (1235-1305) in mittelniederländischer Sprache verfasst, war eine der ersten Chroniken in den Niederlanden. Sie entstand in mehreren Stadien und behandelt die wechselhafte Geschichte Hollands. Als eines der frühesten historiografischen Werke Hollands ist sie auch ein wichtiges Studienobjekt für die Sprachforschung. Mit einer Vorrede von Jan Vander Does (1545-1604) sowie einer Namensliste alle Grafen von Holland und Zeeland von 903 bis 1549. - Mit handschriftl. Vermerk des Vorbesitzers, Ludwig Kluit, eines Historikers des 18. Jahrhunderts: "Dere uitgave van de Rymkronyke van Melis Stoke Welke de eerste uitgave van de Kronyke is, is op Kosten van Hendrik Laurenszoon Spiegel [...] gedrukt". H. L. Spiegel (1549-1612) war einer der bedeutendsten Amsterdamer Gelehrten in der 2. Hälfte des 16. Jahdhunderts. - Heruitgave van Melis Stokes (1235-1305) Middelnederlandse berijmde kroniek over het graafschap Holland, een van de oudste boeken in de Nederlandse taal en een belangrijke historische bron. Herdruk van de editie van 1591 met een 'Voorreden' van Jan Vander Does (1545-1604), dichter en officieel geschiedschrijver van de Staten van Holland. Aan het einde een namenlijst van de graven van Holland en Zeeland van 903 tot 1549.

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        Corpus iuris canonici Emendatum et notis illustratum: Gregorii XIII. Pont. Max. jussu editum. [4 Bände in 1] Indicibus variis, et novis, & appendice Pauli Lanceloti, Perusini adauctum: cuius partes indicat auersa pagina. Accesserunt Nouissimè Loci Commvnes uberrimi, summa diligentia ex ipsis Canonibus collecti, & ordine ac methodo singulari ad usum Fori utriusq; fideliter Digesti: Theologis, Politicis, & practicis pernecessaris. BEIGEBUNDEN: 1) Decretales D.Gregorii Papae IX. suae integritati restitutae. / 2) Liber sextus Decretalium D. Bonifacii Papae VIII . Suae integritati una cum Clementinis et Extravagantibus, Restitutus. / 3) Institut. Iuris Canonici quibus ius pontificium singulari methodo libris IV. Comprehenditur. A Ioan Paulo Lancelotto Perusino. Nunc primum reiectis ad finem cuiusq, columne locis, unde sumpti sunt.

      [Lyon] Lugduni ; [s.n.], 1591. [66] S., 1273 (i.e. 1272) Spalten, [18] S., 754 Spalten, [11] S., 406 Spalten, [6] S., 158 Spalten, [42] S. ; Mit 4 Titel- und Schlußvignetten ; 26 x 19 cm ; Org.-Leder mit Schutzumschlag (stark lädiert), 4 erhabenen Bünden, Deckelblindprägung und handschriftl. Rückentitel Vord. Außengelenk teilw. geplatzt, Einband berieben und bestoßen, Einband und Schnitt fleckig, ExLibris a. Spiegel, Vorsatz laienhaft verstärkt, Notizen von alter Hand auf Vorsatzrückseite und Titel sowie dezente Anstreichungen und Anmerkungen im Text; 4 S. handschriftl. Notizen am Buchende eingeklebt. Jeder Titel mit sep. Titelblatt. Fingerregister an Indexseiten teilw. mit Einrissen, teilw. fehlend, Text zweispaltig. Haupt-Titel im Rot-Schwarz-Druck. Ca. 2 cm tiefer Wurmstich in rd. 20 Seiten, wenige Seiten mit Randläsuren und Flecken. // Lancelotti war italienischer Jurist und Professor in Perugia. Versand D: 5,00 EUR Römisches Recht, Rechtsgeschichte

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        Hollandtsche Riim-Kroniik. Onhoudende de geschiedenissen der Graven van Hollandt tot het Jaar MCCCV. Voon enen wiens naeme noch onbekent is, voor 286. Jaren beschreven. Met een Vorrede des Edelen E. Jonkh. Jan vander Does.

       Amsterdam, Barendt Adriaensz 1591. 4°. Tit., 5 Bll., 100 S., 2 Bll. Mit gr. Titelvign. Pgmt. d. Zt. Durchgeh. Braunfl. im rechten Außensteg. Titelbl. m. Fehlstelle im w. Rd. sauber restaur. EA.BMC S. 96 - Erstdruck der berühmten Reimchronik des Melis Stoke (1235-1305) in mittelniederländischer Sprache verfasst, war eine der ersten Chroniken in den Niederlanden. Sie entstand in mehreren Stadien und behandelt die wechselhafte Geschichte Hollands. Als eines der frühesten historiografischen Werke Hollands ist sie auch ein wichtiges Studienobjekt für die Sprachforschung. Mit einer Vorrede von Jan Vander Does (1545-1604) sowie einer Namensliste alle Grafen von Holland und Zeeland von 903 bis 1549. - Mit handschriftl. Vermerk des Vorbesitzers, Ludwig Kluit, eines Historikers des 18. Jahrhunderts: \"Dere uitgave van de Rymkronyke van Melis Stoke Welke de eerste uitgave van de Kronyke is, is op Kosten van Hendrik Laurenszoon Spiegel [...] gedrukt\". H. L. Spiegel (1549-1612) war einer der bedeutendsten Amsterdamer Gelehrten in der 2. Hälfte des 16. Jahdhunderts. - Heruitgave van Melis Stokes (1235-1305) Middelnederlandse berijmde kroniek over het graafschap Holland, een van de oudste boeken in de Nederlandse taal en een belangrijke historische bron. Herdruk van de editie van 1591 met een `Voorreden` van Jan Vander Does (1545-1604), dichter en officieel geschiedschrijver van de Staten van Holland. Aan het einde een namenlijst van de graven van Holland en Zeeland van 903 tot 1549. Versand D: 4,00 EUR Alte Drucke, Geschichte

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        Eigenh. Albumblatt mit U.

      Jena, 13. VII. 1591. - 1 S. Kl.-4to. "Uti cantos gubernatores decet, dum tranquillitas arridet, ad defendendam tempestatem instrumenta expedire: sic par est virum prudentem afflante fortuna, reflantis praesidia comparare." - Der Astronom Limnäus, mit Kepler in Kontakt, errichtete die erste Sternwarte in Jena. - Schmal beschnitten; am linken Rand montiert. Schwacher Wasserrand. Von größter Seltenheit.

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        De homine sano libri III; in quorum primo agitur de natura et substantia hominis; in altero, de his quae ad ipsam substantiam labefactandam, eiusque functiones violandas, valent; in tertio denique de facultate, qua haec propulsare , & proinde illam tueri valemus. Omnibus philosophiae & medidinae studiosis quam maxime utiles & necessarii. Cum indice rerum & verborum copiosissime.

      Johann Wechel & Peter Fischer,, Frankfurt, 1591 - Frankfurt, Johann Wechel & Peter Fischer, 1591. 8°. 8 n.n. Bl., 506 (recte 496) S., 7 n.n. Bl. Etwas späterer Halbpergamentband mit handschriftlichem Rückentitel. VD16 M 6183. - Adam M-1626. - Nicht bei Hirsch-H. - Durling 3229. - Einzige Ausgabe. Für die Renaissance typischer medizin-philosophischer Text in drei Teilen über die Entstehung, Herkunft und Konstitution des Körpers, im zweiten Teil über die Formen der Vergänglichkeit des Körpers und im dritten Teil über die Behandlung und Erhaltung des Körpers. Der Autor stammte aus Cremona und wird von Hirsch nicht erwähnt. - Durchgehend leicht stockfleckig. Sprache: Lateinisch / Latin Etwas späterer Halbpergamentband mit handschriftlichem Rückentitel.

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        Relations sur la vie de la Reverende mere Angelique de Sainte Magdelaine Arnauld, ou receüil de la mere Angelique de Saint Jean Arnauld d'Audilly, sur la vie de sa tante la mere Marie-Angelique de Sainte Magdelaine Arnauld, & sur la réforme des abbayes de Port-Royal, Maubuisson & autres, faite par cette Sainte Abbisse. With: (2) ARNAULD, Angélique de Sainte Magdelaine. Mémoires pour servir à la vie de la R. Mëre Marie Angélique de Sainte Magdelaine Arnauld, reformatrice de Port Royal. [France], 1737. 2 works in 1 volume. 12mo. Contemporary mottled calf, gold-tooled spine with red morocco title-label, marbled edges and marbled endpapers.

      Bugnion-Secrétan, La Mère Angélique Arnauld; Gognet, La Mère Angélique et Saint-François Sales; Asahina, 'Les deux Angelique de Port Royal', pp. 157-170; DBF II, p. 1061-1071. First edition of the biography of the famous abbess and reformer of Port-Royal, Mother Angélique de Sainte Magdelaine Arnauld (1591-1661) and notes on the history of Port-Royal, Maubuisson and other monasteries by her niece Angélique de Saint Jean Arnauld d'Andilly (1624-1684). Together with notes on her own life and the events at Port-Royal during the years she was abbess there. Angélique de Sainte Magdelaine Arnauld is famous for having reformed the Abbey of Port-Royal and other Cistercian abbeys such as Maubuisson in such a way that her monastery, of which she was abbess from an early age on, could become the centre of Jansenism in France. The many difficulties and even prosecutions which were the result of these reforms, are described in a very lively manner. These accounts form a very important source for the history of Port-Royal, frequently cited by the historiographer of the reform movement of Port-Royal, Sainte-Beuve. Blaise Pascal was one of her admirers.With an owner's inscription (Petri Dupré, 1770) and a library stamp of the Paters Assumptionists (Heide Huis) at Nijmegen. A good copy.

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        Der Teutschen Scharpfsinnige Kluge Sprüch, Apophtegmata genannt. 2 Tle. in 1 Band. Strassburg, Rihel Erben 1639. 8°. 19 Bll., 452 S., 22 (das le. w.) Bll.; 6 Bll., 163 S., mit 2 gest. Titelblätter, Prgt. d. Zt. mit 2 Mesingschließen u. hs. Rtit.

      - VD17 3:000808M - Goedeke III, 36, 17, 5c - Faber du Faur 195 - Dünnhaupt, S. 4358, 1.3 - Seebaß 1142.- Erste posthume (insges. dritte von Teil I u. zweite von Teil II) Ausgabe von Julius Wilhelm Zincgref `s (1591-1635) Hauptwerk, einer Sammlung von Geschichten, Sinnsprüchen, Anekdoten und Wortspielen, die vielen nachfolgenden Autoren Anregungen gab.- Der zweite Teil mit einem Anhang (S.107-163) ?Heinrich IV. Apophtegmata? in deutsch-französischem Paralleldruck.- Gebräunt, tls. leicht wasserrandig, Ebd. etw. fleckig, insges. gutes Ex.

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        Conciones Dominicarum Aestivarum. Tomus Quartus. Hac postrema editione summa cura emendatae et excussae

      Venecia: Venetiis: apud Damianum Zenarium, 1591. 4to. menor; 32 hs., 632 pp. Impresión a doble columna. Encuadernación en pergamino.

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        Basharat Yasu` al-Masih kama kataba Mar Mattay wahid min athni `ashar min talamidh [Arabic]. Euangelium Iesu Christi quemadmodum scripsit Mar Mattheus unus ex duodecim discipulis eius [Latin].

      Rome, Typographia Medicae, 1591. Folio. Bound in 18th century sprinkled full calf with richly gilt spine forming eight compartments and with two red title-labels. Elaborate gilt borders to boards. With 149 large woodcut-illustrations in text. First leaf shaved and reinserted in contemporary paper, causing no loss of text, two small holes with loss of 3 letters and 5 cm long tear. First leaf also with four Waqf stamp [thereby indicating the authentication of the Arab translation]. Previous owner's name to front free end-paper: "Alessio Dra Saggeto / en Aleppo 1871" Occassional light brownspotting throughout and a few leaves evenly browned. Small wormhole to top of Pp. 89-92, not affecting text. A tear to Pp. 251-252, not affecting text. Professional repair to colophone. Corners bumped. Bilungial Arabian-Latin text throughout [Except for colophone with text only in Latin]. A fine copy. Pp. 9-462, (2) [including the 149 inter-text illustrations] (i.e. complete).. The rare editio princeps of the Arabic translation of the New Testament (bilingual with text in both Latin and Arabic), beautifully illustrated with 149 woodcut illustrations in the text. This work constitutes the very first printing by the Typographia Medicea-press, a printing-house set up by Pope Gregor XIII and Cardinal Ferdinando de 'Medici in order to promote and distribute Christian scriptures to the East and the book is considered the first successful printing of Arabic. Two issues of the work were printed, presumably simultaneously: "The more common is the Arabic-only text, which was printed in an edition of 4,000. [The present copy] is one of 3,000 printed with interlinear text in Arabic and Latin" (Duke University Magazine). The Arab-only edition states 1590 on the title-page "but 1591 in the subscription: to some of the copies is annexed a Latin translation" (Michaelis, "Introduction to the New Testament"). "Its first great Arabic publication was this edition of the Gospels, bearing the date 1590 on the title page, and 1591 at the end. Two versions appeared, one solely in Arabic and one with an interlinear Latin translation." (Library of Congress). Also British Library records this as "Editio princeps of the Gospels in Arabic" (OCLC: 6048476)Brunet lists that some of the bilingual copies were published with a preliminary leaf stating: "Sanctum Dei evangelium arab.-lat.". There are, however, no known copies with this alleged half-title and it was most like never published (OCLC: 505274823).The work was edited by Giovanni Battista Raimondi (1536-1614), a renowned Orientalist and professor of mathematics at the College of the Sapienza in Rome. Raimondi had travelled extensively in the Middle East and had thorough knowledge of Arabic, Armenian, Syrian and Hebrew. He is, however, most famous for being the editor at the Typographia Medicea-press and together with French engraver Robert Granjon (who also created the Arabic typography set in the present work) "bettered all previous attempts [to print in Arabic] in Europe, and would remain unsurpassed long after the press had closed. (Boogert, "Medici Oriental Press, Rome 1584-1614")"Antonio Tempesta, the engraver (cut bý Leonardo Parasole), had studied under Santi di Tito and Joannes Stradanus at the Accademia del Disegno in Florence (later working with Stradanus and Vasari on the interior decoration of the Palazzo Vecchio in Florence), before travelling to Rome, where he executed various commissions, including frescos for Pope Gregory XIII in the Vatican and decorations for the Villa Farnese. Simultaneously with his frescos and panel paintings, he executed a large number of engravings. The illustrations for the present work are remarkable examples of Tempesta's work, noteworthy for their clear composition and narrative of the episodes depicted. Despite the quality of the prints made, the press never became an economic success and it went bankrupt in 1610. Scholars have noticed that presenting a work with beautiful scriptural illustrations, as the present, to Arabic-speaking Muslims, when Islam forbids religious illustration, showed little understanding of the culture and almost certainly hindered Pope Gregory XIII's missionary efforts."The press was not only an intellectual enterprise; it was also a commercial one. Raimondi clearly hoped to sell his books in the East, rather than the West, because the selection of the works he produced showed little consideration with the type of material European scholars in this period needed. While the works failed to sell in the Ottoman Empire, however, they did significantly stimulate the study of the Middle East in Europe.Ferdinando de' Medici had ordered Raimondi to print 'all available Arabic books on permissible human sciences which had no religious content in order to introduce the art of printing to the Mohamedan community.' Only more than a century after the Medici Press in Rome had closed, did it finally have the envisaged impact in the Levant; Ibrahim Müteferrika, the first Muslim printer, referring to it in his plea to the sultan to allow him to open his own printing house at Istanbul, which happened in 1729." (Boogert, "Medici Oriental Press, Rome 1584-1614").This copy was bought by Alessio Dra Segetto in Aleppo, Syria in 1871 and has five Waqf stamp. Brunet II, 1122-23Schnurrer 318Adams B1806 (The Arab-only text: B1822)

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        Zehender Theil der Bucher und Schrifften:

      Getruckt zu Basel : Durch Conrad Waldkirch 1591 - Vol. 10 of the works of Paracelsus (opera), this volume is primarily devoted to alchemy, astrology and magic. Rebound in circa 17th century leather. Title in red and black. Includes "Appendix" and "Fasciculus prognosticationum astrologicarum" with separate half title, pagination and collation. Woodcut portrait of Paracelsus. Numerous woodcut diagrams of sigils and zodiac signs. Collation in three parts: 492 pages + 2 page table; Appendix, pp. 1-138 and 225-276 [lacking pages 139-224 of appendix] + 106 pages. Old stain spots to front board. Tie straps to boards, but worn. Title page loose. A9 loose. Foxing throughout. Ink stains to top margin of ~50 pages. Minor damp stain to inside corner. Final volume of Huber?s first edition, Opera of Paracelsus, printed from 1589 - 1591. Paracelsus was an important Renaissance physician, alchemist, astrologer, and occultist. He is credited with being the founder of the disciple of toxicology. Paracelsus is best known for his independence of thought and his embrace of observation rather than slavish acceptance of old masters (Galen, Avicenna, Aristotle) of medicine. While deeply entrenched in the occult, Paracelsus?s great contribution was the liberation of medicine from the limitations of theology. This helped establish a strongly secular and ultimately modern scientific worldview. The Astronomia Magna is Paracelsus's bold attempt to bring together his philosophical, magical and theological ideas into one great synthesis and can be called Paracelsus's attempt at an early philosophy of science, which could have been groundbreaking for the 16th century, if it would have been received earlier. The Archidoxis Magica is in three parts: (trans) The Secrets of Alchemy, Of Occult Philosophy, Of the Mysteries of the Signes of the Zodiack, and details the medicial uses of the zodiac and relations of the planets as well as the abuse of such knowledge by witchcraft and necromancy. An important early medical work of the use of magic for curing disease. C. Webster, Paracelsus confronts the saints: miracles, healing and the secularization of magic. Soc Hist Med. 1995 Dec;8 (3):403-21. Contents: Astronomia magna --Archidoxis magica (Appendix: p. 67-138) --Ausslegung der Figuren . (Appendix: p. 139-189) --Fasciculus prognosticationum astrologicarum. {Lacks Prognostication.} Refs: NLM 3514. Adams P262. Sudhoff 225. Garrison Morton 57. Titles: Astronomia magna. Archdoxis magica .Ausslegung der Figuren . Fasciculus prognosticationum .Philosophia sagax. Appendix dess zehenden Theils . Works. Bucher und Schrifften Gift inscription to Donald Kirk Evans from Dr. Frank Taylor Andrews Chicago, 1926. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Controversiarum medicarum et philosophicarum Francisci Vallesij. editio tertia ab auctore denuo recognita et aucta. Accessit libellus De locis manifeste pugnantibus apud Galenum eodem Vallesio auctore

      apud haeredes Gulielmi Rouillii (nel colophon ex typographia Petri Rolandi), Lugduni 1591 - Alcune antiche annotazioni a penna alla coperta qualche foro di tarlo ai contropiatti (in un paio di casi passante) antica nota d\'appartenenza cassata al frontespizio leggerissime gore d\'acqua marginali alle prime e ultime carte sporadiche annotazioni m Capilettera ornati e figurati bella marca tipografica. Importante trattato medico-filosofico (del celeberrimo medico Francesco Valles nato in Castiglia e diventato docente di medicina ad Alcala) molto conosciuto nel Medioevo e nel Rinascimento riguardante (30) + 1151 p. - 168x107 mm

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        Adversus Fallaces et Superstitiosas Artes, id est De Magia, de Observatione Somniorum et Divinatione Astrologica. Libri Tres.

      Ingolstadt, Davidis Sartorii, 1591. - in-8. 3ff. 256pp. 4ff. Parchemin à rabats (Reliure de l'époque). Edition Originale très rare de cet ouvrage du savant jésuite espagnol Benito Pereira, originaire de Valencia (1535-1610). C'est, dit Caillet, "un excellent traité de Sorcellerie et de Magie. Il servait également de Manuel d'Exorcismes". Petite réparation dans le blanc du titre. Rousseurs et quelques taches, bord supérieur d'un plat un peu rongé. Palau, 218835 "curiosa obra". Caillet, 8518. Dorbon, 3605 ne cite que l'édition de 1612 avec le commentaire: "très rare". [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Commentari rerum memorabilium in Europa ab anno octuagesimo sexto EDITION ORIGINALE

      Hamburgi: Ex offivina Jacobi Wolffij, 1591. Fine. Ex offivina Jacobi Wolffij, Hamburgi 1591, Pet. in 4 (15x20cm), (16) 176pp. (6), relié. - First edition, rare, illustrated with a portrait vignette on the back of the title page, a thumbnail to arms, a double board and some woodcuts in-text. Full Velin rigid time. Smooth back with title pen. Mors quietly split. Last leaf wheel. Two sheets photocopies endnotes errata. Chronicle of the most remarkable events in Europe and discussed the year 1586 until 1591. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, rare, illustrée d'un portrait en vignette au verso de la page de titre, d'une vignette aux armes, d'une planche double et de quelques bois gravés in-texte. Reliure en plein vélin rigide d'époque. Dos lisse avec titre à la plume. Mors discrètement fendus. Dernier feuillet volant. Deux feuillets en photocopies en fin d'ouvrage d'errata. Chronique des événements les plus remarquables survenus en Europe et commentés de l'année 1586 jusqu'en 1591.

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        Segunda parte dos dialogos da imagem da vida Christam. O primeiro he da tranquillidade da vida. O segundo da discreta ignorancia. O terceiro da verdadeira amizade. O quarto das causas. O quinto dos verdadeiros & falsos bés .?

      Lisbon, A custa de João Despanha, & de Miguel Darenas, Mercadores de livros, [colophon] Per Balthesar Ribeyro, 1591. - Small typographical vignette on title page. Woodcut initials. (8), 372 ll. 8°, contemporary limp vellum (two small holes of about 1.5 x 1 cm. along upper joint, near head of spine and a bit below center; other minor binding wear; lacks rear free endleaf), vertical calligraphic manuscript author's name on spine, fore-edge cover extensions, leather thongs present, text-block edges sprinkled red. Light toning. Small wormhole in front free endleaf, blank portion of title page and blank margin of following leaf, never affecting text. Worm trace in lower outer margins of leaves 245-68, occasionally just touching a letter of text, but never affecting legibility. Overall in good to very good condition. Engraved pictorial bookplate of Victor d'Avila Perez. Old ink signature of Dom Francisco Lobo on front free endleaf recto, and signed in ink in the same hand on title page D. Francisco Lobo da Silveira. ---- Apparently the third edition of this second part of a classic work, one of the best-selling Portuguese books of the sixteenth century and one of the most important books ever written in Portuguese. Bell describes the @Imagem at length: "It is impossible to read a page of these dialogues and not be struck by the extraordinary fascination of their style. It is concise and direct without ever losing its harmony. Perhaps its best testimonial is that its magic survives the innumerable quotations ? The work contains much ingenious thought, charming descriptions, and elaborate similes ?" (p. 237). Completed in the same year that saw the publication of the @Lusiadas, the @Imagem is the culmination of the humanistic movement in Portugal, and brilliantly combines classical learning and Renaissance erudition with the medieval Christian tradition.The first part was published originally in 1563. There were editions of 1565, 1567, 1572, and a number of others. The second part was first published in 1572; a revised edition appeared in 1575. The first part saw a number of subsequent editions in the sixteenth century, and the second part appeared at least once more, in 1593. The two parts were published for the first time in a single volume in 1681, and there was an 1843 edition of the two parts in three volumes. The work was translated into Spanish, French, Italian, and Latin at relatively early dates, and went through various editions in each of these languages. It is still reprinted from time to time in Portugal. All the sixteenth-century editions are rare. Fr. Heitor Pinto (1528?-1584?) was one of the three greatest Portuguese mystic writers of the sixteenth century - perhaps @the greatest, ranking with D. Fr. Amadaor Arraiz and Fr. Thomé de Jesus. Born in all probability at Covilhã, he professed at the Convento dos Jerónimos at Belém in 1543 and received his doctorate in theology from Siguença. Because of his proficiency in oriental languages and his knowledge of the Bible (he wrote learned commentaries on several books of the Bible), a Chair of Holy Scripture was created for him at Coimbra in 1576. A strong supporter of the Prior of Crato, Pinto was requested by King Philip to attend the Court in Madrid, was prevented from teaching, and was sent to the monastery of Silla near Toledo. Philip excluded him from the amnesty granted in 1581 and Pinto died in exile, some say poisoned on orders from the Spanish king.@Provenance: José António Francisco Lobo da Silveira Queresma, (1698-1773) was 1.º marquês de Alvito, 10.º barão de Alvito and 3.º conde de Oriola. If the ownership signatures are not his, they may be by one of his relatives. Victor Marat d'Avila Perez was a great bibliophile whose library was one of the dozen or so most important ever sold at auction in Portugal. The catalogue contains 8,962 lots, sold in six parts by Arnaldo Henriques de Oliveira, probably with a total of 30 sessions, the first part beginning 30 October 1939, with the final part beginning 29 April 1940.---- Innocêncio III, 175-6 (without collation). Barbosa Machado II, [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Ausonii Burdigalensis, viri consularis, omnia, quae adhuc in veteribus bibliothecis inueniri potuerunt, Opera. Adhaec. Symmachi et Pontij Paulini litterae ad Ausonium scripte.tum Ciceronis, Sulpicie, aliorumque quorundam veterum carmina nonnulla, Guncta ad varia, vetera, nouaque eemplaria, hac secunda editione emendata, commentariisque auctioribus illustrata, per Eliam Vinetum Santonem, Iosephum Scligerum, et alios, quos pagina tertia ab hac indicat. Indices duo subiuncti, praefationi, scriptorum hic contentorum, rerum, et verberum. Adiunctum et Chronicon rerum Burdigalensium Gabrielis Lurbaei.

      1591 - Bordeaux, S. Millange, 1591 et 1590 pour Scaliger. Un volume de format in 4° de 1 f. (titre en noir et rouge), 433 ff; 14f.(second titre), 50 ff. La collation est facilitée par la numérotation des paragraphes en marge. Nombreuses lettrines, 11 figures sur bois dans le texte, 2 planches dépliantes représentant le Palais Tutelle et l'Amphithéatre Romain; une carte dépliante de Bordeaux datée 1565. Reliure de l'époque en parchemin blond à rabats, traces de lacets. Titre à l'encre au dos. Tranches rouges (travail postérieur) Certains cahiers sont roussis, pâle trace de mouillure sur quelques feuillets au milieu du vol. Trace de rongeur sans gravité sur un des rabats. Seconde édition peu commune des commentaires d'Elie Vinet et de ceux de Scaliger. (Réf. Brunet .574; Vente Chaix N°143; Adams, A2287); Labadie 1702). Bel exemplaire.

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        Corpus iuris canonici Emendatum et notis illustratum: Gregorii XIII. Pont. Max. jussu editum. [4 Bände in 1] Indicibus variis, et novis, & appendice Pauli Lanceloti, Perusini adauctum: cuius partes indicat auersa pagina. Accesserunt Nouissime Loci Commvnes uberrimi, summa diligentia ex ipsis Canonibus collecti, & ordine ac methodo singulari ad usum Fori utriusq; fideliter Digesti: Theologis, Politicis, & practicis pernecessaris. Beigebunden: 1) Decretales D.Gregorii Papae IX. suae integritati restitutae. 2) Liber sextus Decretalium D. Bonifacii Papae VIII . Suae integritati una cum Clementinis et Extravagantibus, Restitutus. / 3) Institut. Iuris Canonici quibus ius pontificium singulari methodo libris IV. Comprehenditur. A Ioan Paulo Lancelotto Perusino. Nunc primum reiectis ad finem cuiusq, column

      [Lyon] Lugduni ; [s.n.], 1591.. [66] S., 1273 (i.e. 1272) Spalten, [18] S., 754 Spalten, [11] S., 406 Spalten, [6] S., 158 Spalten, [42] S. ; Mit Titel- und Schlußvignetten ; 18,5 x 25 cm ; Org.-Pergamenteinband auf 4 erhabenen Bünden und handschriftl. Rückentitel. Vord. Innengelenk teilw. aufgeplatzt, Einband berieben, bestoßen und etwas fleckig, Alte hs. Notizen auf Vorsatz und Titel. Jeder Teil mit sep. Titelblatt. Text zweispaltig. Haupt-Titel im Rot-Schwarz-Druck. Ein Blatt im Index fachmännisch resauriert (minimaler Textverlust). Insgesamt sehr ordentliches Exemplar. Bei Bestellungen gegen offene Rechnung bitte Telefonnummer angeben. Danke!

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        Corpus iuris canonici Emendatum et notis illustratum: Gregorii XIII. Pont. Max. jussu editum. [4 Bände in 1] Indicibus variis, et novis, & appendice Pauli Lanceloti, Perusini adauctum: cuius partes indicat auersa pagina. Accesserunt Nouissime Loci Commvnes uberrimi, summa diligentia ex ipsis Canonibus collecti, & ordine ac methodo singulari ad usum Fori utriusq; fideliter Digesti: Theologis, Politicis, & practicis pernecessaris. BEIGEBUNDEN: 1) Decretales D.Gregorii Papae IX. suae integritati restitutae. / 2) Liber sextus Decretalium D. Bonifacii Papae VIII . Suae integritati una cum Clementinis et Extravagantibus, Restitutus. / 3) Institut. Iuris Canonici quibus ius pontificium singulari methodo libris IV. Comprehenditur. A Ioan Paulo Lancelotto Perusino. Nunc primum reiectis ad finem cuiusq, columne locis, unde sumpti sunt.

      [Lyon] Lugduni ; [s.n.], 1591.. [66] S., 1273 (i.e. 1272) Spalten, [18] S., 754 Spalten, [11] S., 406 Spalten, [6] S., 158 Spalten, [42] S. ; Mit 4 Titel- und Schlußvignetten ; 26 x 19 cm ; Org.-Leder mit Schutzumschlag (stark lädiert), 4 erhabenen Bünden, Deckelblindprägung und handschriftl. Rückentitel. Vord. Außengelenk teilw. geplatzt, Einband berieben und bestoßen, Einband und Schnitt fleckig, ExLibris a. Spiegel, Vorsatz laienhaft verstärkt, Notizen von alter Hand auf Vorsatzrückseite und Titel sowie dezente Anstreichungen und Anmerkungen im Text; 4 S. handschriftl. Notizen am Buchende eingeklebt. Jeder Titel mit sep. Titelblatt. Fingerregister an Indexseiten teilw. mit Einrissen, teilw. fehlend, Text zweispaltig. Haupt-Titel im Rot-Schwarz-Druck. Ca. 2 cm tiefer Wurmstich in rd. 20 Seiten, wenige Seiten mit Randläsuren und Flecken. // Lancelotti war italienischer Jurist und Professor in Perugia. 35/2

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        Ausonii Burdigalensis, viri consularis, omnia, quae adhuc in veteribus bibliothecis inueniri potuerunt, Opera. Adhaec. Symmachi et Pontij Paulini litterae ad Ausonium scripte.tum Ciceronis, Sulpicie, aliorumque quorundam veterum carmina nonnulla, Guncta ad varia, vetera, nouaque eemplaria, hac secunda editione emendata, commentariisque auctioribus illustrata, per Eliam Vinetum Santonem, Iosephum Scligerum, et alios, quos pagina tertia ab hac indicat. Indices duo subiuncti, praefationi, scriptorum hic contentorum, rerum, et verberum. Adiunctum et Chronicon rerum Burdigalensium Gabrielis Lurbaei.

      Bordeaux, S. Millange, 1591 et 1590 pour Scaliger. Un volume de format in 4° de 1 f. (titre en noir et rouge), 433 ff; 14f.(second titre), 50 ff.. La collation est facilitée par la numérotation des paragraphes en marge. Nombreuses lettrines, 11 figures sur bois dans le texte, 2 planches dépliantes représentant le Palais Tutelle et l'Amphithéatre Romain; une carte dépliante de Bordeaux datée 1565. Reliure de l'époque en parchemin blond à rabats, traces de lacets. Titre à l'encre au dos. Tranches rouges (travail postérieur) Certains cahiers sont roussis, pâle trace de mouillure sur quelques feuillets au milieu du vol.. Trace de rongeur sans gravité sur un des rabats. Seconde édition peu commune des commentaires d'Elie Vinet et de ceux de Scaliger. (Réf. Brunet .574; Vente Chaix N°143; Adams, A2287); Labadie 1702). Bel exemplaire.

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        De medicina Aegyptiorum, libri quatuor.

      Venice, Francesco de Franceschi, 1591.. 4to (185 x 234 mm). (12), 150, (26) ff. (incl. final blank). With 6 woodcut illustrations in the text (3 of which full-page), title vignette, and initials. Contemp. full vellum, title inscribed to spine. Blue outer edges.. First edition of the first important work on the history of Egyptian medicine. - Alpini (1553-1617) was an Italian physician and botanist who spent three years in Egypt studying botany and hygiene as a companion to the Venetian Consul Giorgio Emo. This work is considered "one of the earliest European studies of non-western medicine. Alpini's work dealt primarily with contemporary (i.e. Arabic) practices observed during his sojourn in Egypt. These included moxibustion - the production of counter-irritation by placing burning or heated material on the skin - which Alpini introduced into European medicine [...] Alpini also mentioned coffee for the first time in this work" (Norman). - Some dampstaining throughout, with leaves F1-2 and F 7-8 more noticeably browned. Binding professionally repaired at edges and upper hinge. - Edit 16, CNCE 1243. Adams A 802. Caillet no. 230. Krivatsy 236. Wellcome 232. Hirsch/H. I, 101 & 627. Hunt 61 (note). Ibrahim-Hilmy I, 32. Osler 1796. Waller 12509. Garrison/M. 6468.

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        Lesender Geistlicher, Halbfigur im Dreiviertelprofil nach rechts.

      . Feder in Braun, auf Velin, rechts unten von fremder Hand mit Bleistift bezeichnet "Bartolozzi". 17,3:18 cm. Verso sind die Ränder rundum durch Papierstreifen verstärkt.. Bartolozzi nahm für dieses Blatt eine Zeichnung Guercinos (d.i. G. B. Barbieri, 1591 - 1666) als Vorlage. Die Zuordnung an F. Bartolozzi erfolgte durch Sir Denis Mahon, London. Die Albertina in Wien besitzt eine größere Anzahl Zeichnungen von der Hand Bartolozzis, wovon zwei, ebenfalls Einzelköpfe darstellend und mit der Feder gezeichnet, mit unserer Zeichnung unmittelbar zu vergleichen sind. (V. Birke u. J. Kertesz, Die italienischen Zeichnungen der Albertina. Wien / Köln / Weimar, 1994, Generalverzeichnis Bd.II, Inv. Nrn. 1380 u. 1389).

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        [The Great American Voyages]. Vols. 1-9 plus variant duplicate volumes of IV and VIII, in all 11 volumes, bound in 9. Mixed editions/issues, mixed German and Latin text.

      Frankfurt/Oppenheim, 1591-1625.. Folio. Bound in 9 uniform magnificent late 19th century full green morocco bindings with gilt centrepieces, gilt lines to edges of boards and gilt line-frames to inside of boards. All edges gilt and all volumes signed W. Pratt.. A lovely set, exquisitely and uniformly bound, magnificently restored in the most gentle and respectful of manners, of the entire original run of De Bry's "Great American Voyages" (supplied by extra variant copies of volumes IV and VIII), the magnificent work that is responsible for shaping the European image of the New World, inventing it in the minds of the masses. Presenting a broad view of European conquests in America and the first contact with the American Indians, De Bry's Great American Voyages represents the first attempt to introduce in Europe - and on a large scale - a pictorial image of the New World as a whole. With it, the first iconography of the American Indian had been created, and most Europeans glimpsed for the first time the wonders of the New World in the illustrations present here. For more than a century, the European view of the New World was dominated by the present work. Theodor de Bry himself published the first six parts (in German and Latin simultaneously), and after his death, his widow and his two sons issued the three following parts. "It appears that they intended to stop there" (Sabin III, 20). However, 17 years later, Johann Theodor decided to publish another three volumes (1619-24). These are not present here. The present set is a mix of the German and Latin volumes (which appeared simultaneously), and as always in a mix of editions and issues. Due to the great scarcity as well as the complex bibliographical nature of "The Great American Voyages", no sets of this great work are said to be alike. They are always made up of different languages, editions, and issues, and there is said to be no such thing as a "complete set". Copies of sets are almost always in very poor condition. - With the book plate of John Jay Paul (dated 1913 and 1914) to each volume, and each volume with a tipped-in manuscript note describing issue points and/or the main restoration work (one dated 1919). - Gentle washing, pressing, and a few restorations; some maps neatly mounted, 2 maps supplied in facsimile (being the map in both copies of vol. VIII, which is not always present and thus technically not lacking), and a few leaves supposedly supplied from other copies. Occasional slight cropping. All in all a very handsome and well preserved.

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        Ein Christliches Bedencken/ was von dem Exorcismo bey der Tauf/ und abschaffung desselben zu halten sey. Auff begeren etlicher guthertzigen und furnemen vom Adel/ gestellet/ Durch Polycarpum Leisern/ der H. Schrifft Doctorem/ und Superintendenten zu Braunschweig.

      Ohne Druckort (Wittemberg) ; 1591 - 32 unnummerierte Seiten mit Titelholzschnitt; neuerer Pergament-Einband aus altem handgeschriebenem Manuskript des 15. Jahrhunderts (Vors&#132;tze mit altem Papier erneuert, Papier vereinzelt gering braunfleckig, im Text vereinzelt handschriftliche Anstreichungen aus alter Zeit) Angebunden: Zwo Christliche Predigten/ Eine Ober das Evangelium am 25. Sontag nach Trinitaris. Die Ander/ &#154;ber das ander Capitel des Propheten Joels/ Daraus genommen ist ein Christliche vermanung zu wahrer Buss und eiferigem Gebet wider den T&#129;rcken/ Zu diesen gefehrlichen Leufften gantz n"tig und n&#129;tzlich zu lesen. Zu Wittenberg gehalten. 36 Bl&#132;tter; Wittenberg, M. Simon Gr"nenberg 1593; Zwei seltene und kulturgeschichtlich wichtige Drucke des 16. Jahrhundert. Das "Christliche Bedencken" Leysers, ein Lutheraner, beinhaltet ein Festhalten an der Traditon des Exorzismus bei der Taufe, gleichwohl eine gemilderte Form angestrebt wird, und dem "Bepstischen Zeuber Exorcismum" abgeschworen wird. Eine v"llige Abschaffung wird in diesem Fr&#129;hstadium der evangelischen Kirche aber noch nicht toleriert. Bei den "Zwo Christlichen Predigten" ist vorallem die zweite interessant, die aktuell auf die 1593 wieder aufbrechenden T&#129;rkenkriege Bezug nimmt und das Inferno einer T&#129;rkenherrschaft in Europa anprangert. Nicht zuletzt durch solche Predigten gelang es den Mitteleurop&#132;ischen Staaten, sich gegen die T&#129;rken zu solidarisieren und ihnen den Einbruch nach Europa zu verwehren. 0,000 gr.

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        DELL'ARTE HISTORICA DI AGOSTINO MASCARDI. Trattati cinque. Coi Sommarii di tutta l'Opera estratti dal Sig. Girolamo Marcucci, e coi Privilegi di S.Santità, e d'altri Principi.

      Prima edizione, dedicata a Francesco Brignole. Cm.23,7x16,2. Pg.(12), 676, (32). Sobria legatura in piena pergamena rigida. Tassello con titoli in oro al dorso a cinque nervature. Tagli bruniti su tonalità bluastra. Doppio frontespizio, il primo, assai decorativo, calcografico: su un cippo lapideo, ove sono indicati i titoli ed i dati editoriali, San Giorgio uccide il drago, in una plastica immagine liberamente tratta da un dipinto di Hans Von Aachen. Sullo sfondo una veduta prospettica del porto di Genova, tra il faro di San Benigno e la punta di Sampierdarena. Al secondo frontespizio e al colophon all'ultima carta marca tipografica con la Speranza assisa che tiene in mano un'ancora. In nastro il motto "In te domine speravi non confundar in aeternum". Capilettera ornati ed alcuni cartigli incisi. Leggere fisiologiche bruniture, ma eccellente esemplare, con margini inusuali per una edizione seicentesca. Ex libris nobiliare all'antiporta. L'opera principale, in edizione originale, dello storico ligure Agostino Mascardi (Sarzana, 1591 - 1640), rispettivamente figlio e nipote dei giureconsulti Alderano e Giuseppe. Mascardi fu Cameriere d'onore di Papa Urbano VIII, e tenne la cattedra di retorica nel Collegio Romano, e passò alle cronache del tempo per una non celata dedizione ai piaceri mondani. Il presente costituisce un importante trattato, in cui l'Autore fornisce i prodromi per una corretta ricerca storiografica, basandosi dichiaratamente sulla "Poetica" di Aristotele, rinvenuta nel secolo precedente. Belloni definì il Mascardi "il primo teorico della storiografia moderna".

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        Von Feldmessen, nach der Geometrei, wie man künstlich das Feld und Erdreich, mit gewisser Meßruten und Schnuren, nach eines jeden Landes und Stadt Maß... recht messen... sol.

      Leipzig, (Bärwald), 1591.. (20,5 x 16 cm). 92 unn. Bll. Mit ganzseitigem Wappenholzschnitt verso Titel und zahlreichen, teils ganzseitigen schematischen Textholzschnitten. Moderner Halbpergamentband im Stil der Zeit.. Einzige Ausgabe dieses sehr seltenen Werkes zur Feldmesskunst mit den Kapiteln: von viereckichten bzw. dreyeckichten Feldern; von viereckichten vngleichen Feldern; von geschoben viereckichten Feldern; von vieleckichten Feldern; von zirckelrunden Feldern. Das letzte Kapitel enthält ein Beispiel von Nikolaus Reimer über die Vermessung und Berechnung eines Feldes "in form eines newen Monden". - Vom Verfasser ist lediglich bekannt, dass er Visierer und Rechenmeister in Halle war und dass er u.a. noch ein Rechenbuch und ein Kunstbüchlein geschrieben hat. - Titel mit geschwärztem Besitzvermerk. Papierbedingt gering gebräunt. Die ersten Blätter mit kleinen Wurmspuren im unteren weißen Rand. Insgesamt sauber und gut erhalten. - VD16 H1807

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        Metamorphoses, argumentis breuioribus ex Luctatio grammatico collectis expositae: una cum vivis singularum transformationum iconibus in aes incisis

      Antwerp: Ex officina Plantiniana, apud viduam, & Ioannem Moretum, 1591. Engraved pictorial title-page, portrait of Ovid from an antique medallion, 178 numbered full-page engravings by Petrus Vander Borcht, and printer's device on verso of Z5; A-Z8, a7 [missing a8, blank]; 361, [20] pp. 1 vols. Oblong 8vo. 18th-century calf, spine and covers ruled with simple gilt fillets, a.e.g. Some early, unobtrusive ms. notations on title page, otherwise a very attractive copy. Ovid for the Young - Plantin Press

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