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        Graecae Linguae Institutiones; Cum scholiis et praxi Petri Antessignani Rapistagnensis: A Frid. Sylburgio denuo recognitæ: Natationibuque Henri. Stephani, Noua Syntaxi; adhæc Declinationum, Coniugationum, & Verborum anomalorum tabulis synopticis: tum, præter Capitum seriem, duobus Indicib. locupletissimis, Græco scilicet verborum, & Latino rerum, ab eodem Sylburgio in tironum gratiam auctæ atque illustratæ

      Francofurti, Apud Andreæ wecheli heredes, Claudium Marnium & Ioannem Aubrium, 1594. 8vo, printer's woodcut device on title and old paper repair on outer blank margin, old ink ownership inscriptions on fly-leaf and title, 2 folding tables at end, large woodcut on last leaf, 32, 590, [10] pp., contemporary blind embossed pigskin over wooden boards, blind embossed portrait panel (of Martin Luther?) in the centre of both boards, brass corner pieces to outer corners only, lacking the clasps, a good copy. This is a later edition of the popular Greek grammar first edited by Fredreich Sylburg in 1580. He son of a farmer, he was born at Wetter near Marburg. He studied at Marburg, Jena, Geneva, and, lastly, Paris, where his teacher was Henry Estienne (Stephanus), to whose great Greek Thesaurus Sylburg afterwards made important contributions. **** Underneath the embossed portraits are the words "NOSCITV. REX. SCRIPTIS. MENS: VIVA. HINC. FORMA. LVTHE."

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        Eilhardi Lubini antiquarius sive priscorum et minus usitatorum vocabularum, brevis ac dilucida interpretatio ex optimis quibusque latinæ linguæ auctoribus depromta, & ordine alphabetico digesta

      Zachariam Heyns Bibliopolam, Amstelredami 1594 - 12mo, pp. 191 (pagination irregular); A10, B-L8, M7; woodcut title page vignette; full contemporary vellum, manuscript spine title; contemporary marginal annotations throughout, modern owner signature on ffep, bottom textblock edge dampstained, else good and sound. Adams L-1549; Vancil, p. 153.

      [Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books (ABAA / ILAB)]
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        "Eilhardi Lubini antiquarius sive priscorum et minus usitatorum vocabularum, brevis ac dilucida interpretatio ex optimis quibusque latinæ linguæ auctoribus depromta, & ordine alphabetico digesta"

      Zachariam Heyns Bibliopolam Amstelredami: Zachariam Heyns Bibliopolam. 1594. "12mo, pp. 191 (pagination irregular); A10, B-L8, M7; woodcut title page vignette; full contemporary vellum, manuscript spine title; contemporary marginal annotations throughout, modern owner signature on ffep, bottom textblock edge dampstained, else good and sound. Adams L-1549; Vancil, p. 153."

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        Orazione di Scipione Ammirato alla maesta cattolica del potentissimo re Filippo il re di Spagna, & c. suo signor naturale detta Filippica seconda

      apresso Giorgio Marescotti,, Firenze: 1594 - 22 páginas. Cartoné de época. Filípica que el historiador italiano Scipione Ammirato, imitando el estilo de la antigüedad, dedica a Felipe II sobre la política turca en el Mediterráneo y la conquista por los turcos de la Goleta y Tunez. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Elenchus alter errorum Antonii Sadeelis in libello de sacramentali manducatione carnis Christi

      Wittenberg, Georg Muller 1594.. 8°. 8 Bll., 297 [recte 267] S. Flex. Pgmt. d. Zt. Einbd. fleckig. ADB XXI, 374; VD16 M 4686 - Balthasar Mentzer der Ältere (1565 in Allendorf, Hessen - 1627 in Marburg/Lahn), strenglutherischer Theologe im ersten Stadium der protestantischen Scholastik. Mentzer studierte an der Universität Marburg. 1589 wurde er von seinem Landesherrn Ludwig IV. gegen seinen Willen als Pfarrer in Kirtorf eingesetzt. Durch die hier vorliegende, veröffentlichte Auseinandersetzung mit der reformierten Christologie und Abendmahllehre, sog. Anti-Sadeel, macht er sich einen Namen, sodass er 1596 Professor der Theologie in Marburg wurde und 1607 an der neugegründeten lutherischen Universität Gießen. Die Beitragsautoren sind: Hunnius, Aegidius; Schröder, Johannes aus Treysa.

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        L'Hospidale de Pazzi Incurabili

      Venice: Antonio Somascho, 1594 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Small 4to (198x146 mm). [4], 91, [1] leaves. Title with woodcut printer's device, browned throughout (some pages stronger), minor spotting, index to final blank verso in contemporary script, some worming to lower margins at end, 20th century vellum-backed marbled boards, new endpapers. ---- Durling 2007; Adams G264; EDIT 16 CNCE 20479. - A scarce edition of this work on madness first published in 1585. It is apparently the first book devoted to classifying and describing different forms of insanity..

      [Bookseller: Milestones of Science Books]
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        Der Gantzer Psalter (as an aid and comfort to the teaching of pious Christians)

      Leipzig: Michael Langenberger, 1594. Book. Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Thick robust psalm book, all leather on wooden boards, some loss of leather with wood showing on reverse panel and on spine head, original tin locks and leather connectors which still lock, worn covers with slight looseness show patterned design--complete 150 psalms, German text, Good or better copy, very many commentaries in Latin and German on first and last pages/margins which have their own charm, social and literary interest; First English book of complete psalms published in 1562-4, 1560 was the year of a Genevan psalter, this possibly the first German by a contemporary of Martin Luther (at least for a few years) who also believed in making High German available to Germans faced with Latin. 23pps of Selnecker's own comments and thoughts followed by 1400pps, red/black tp with engraving, countless woodcut initials at beginning of sections. Selnecker was a prominent theologian and hymns composer in the 16th c. Occasional blue lines or light pencil marks in margins but mainly clean, browned pages but little foxing, a quite respectable copy of a rare and important Christian work. Measures about 32cm x 19.5cm, maybe 7cm thick, six spine compartments. Maybe 5-7 kilos..

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        Partitiones Iuris Canonici Seu Pontificii In Quinque Libros Digestae. Quae instar Syntagmatis specialis totius iuris Ecclesiastici sunt. Scholiis & annotationibus illustratae . Cum indice rerum et verborum locupletissimo.

      apud Ioannem Pillehotte,, Lugduni, 1594 - Lugduni, apud Ioannem Pillehotte, 1594 (am Schluss: 8. Juli 1594). Folio. 2 Blatt, 536 S., 21 Blatt Index. Titel in Rot und Schwarz gedruckt, Text in 2 Spalten. Mit Holzschnitt-Druckermarke auf Titel, Holzschnitt-Kopfstücken (wiederholt) und -Initialen, zum Teil figürlich. Blindgeprägtes Schweinsleder d. Zt. über Karton, Leder-Rückenschild. Baudrier II, S. 337 (Bandeau de Pillehotte no. 7 en tête de chaque livre). - Nicht bei Adams und nicht in Bibl. Aureliana, Sonderband Lyon. - Erste Ausgabe dieses umfassenden Werkes zum Kanonischen Recht von Pierre Grégoire (1540-1617), Jurist, Dekan der Universität Pont-à-Mousson, tätig in Cahors und Toulouse. Mit der attraktiven Druckermarke Pillehottes mit dem Jesus-Monogramm in reicher figürlicher Kartusche und dem Motto "Laudabile Nomen Domini" und den ebenfalls reich staffierten Kopfstücken mit Christus-Monogramm im Zentrum, flankiert von zwei Engeln, links Papst, Kaiser und Bischof, rechts arme Seelen im Fegefeuer. - Römische Zahl des Druckvermerkes teils ausradiert, moderne farbige Bemalung etlicher Initialen und Vignetten, kleiner Stempel und alter Besitzvermerk datiert 1752 auf Titel, Ex Libris auf innerem Vorderdeckel, oben etwas knapp beschnitten, leicht gebräunt, Fehlstelle im Buchrücken und alte Signatur, oberer Rücken beschädigt. Sprache: Lateinisch / Latin Blindgeprägtes Schweinsleder d. Zt. über Karton, Leder-Rückenschild. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: EOS Buchantiquariat Benz]
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        PRIMERA Y SEGUNDA PARTE DE LA SYLVA SPIRITUAL DE VARIAS CONSIDERACIONES, PARA ENTRETENIMIENTO DEL ALMA CHRISTIANA. DIRIGIDA A DOÑA MENCIA DE REQUESEN Y ÇUÑIGA, CONDESSA DE BENAVENTE.

      Imp. Iuan y Andrés Renaut., Salamanca. 1594 - 2 tomos en 1 Vol. Anotación en portada. Enc. Pergamino. CONTRA REEMBOLSO, +5.00€ LIBRO EN ESPANOL

      [Bookseller: Librería Javier Fernández]
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        The Triall of Bastardie. That Part of the Second Part of Policie, or Maner of Gouernement of the Realme of England: So Termed Spirituall or Ecliasiasticall. Annexed at the End of This Treatise, Touching the Prohibition of Marriage, a Table Etc

      London: Adam Islip (printer), 1594. A Table of the Leuitical, English and Positiue Canon Catalogues, their Concordance and difference. Leather spine over marbled boards, gilt titles on spine, title page, dedication (2 pages), preface (9 pages), page in Latin (Gregor Nazian. de bono Conjugii), contents (2 pages), 82pp, handwritten title page for the three catalogues, handwritten first 2 page of the catalogues, 18 additional printed pages completing the concordance and difference of the catalogues. The three tables are included on 2 foldout sheets. Minor rubbing to covers, spine ends and spine joints. Gift sticker and inked line of text on front stuckdown, pencilled note re tables on front free endpaper, title page browned and faded, though still legible, closed tear in margin of first page of preface, tear in margin of third page of preface (no loss to text), faint watermark to top outer corners and margins of last few pages, some yellowing of pages. The handwritten pages are presumed to be a later replacement to lost original pages, as the "s" is written as "s" not "f". One table has a 2cm closed tear, the other a 5cm closed tear. An important work describing the legalities of marriage between related persons.. Half-Leather. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

      [Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd]
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        De Clandestinis Coniugiis Libellus [bound with] De Pace Religiosa

      1594. Monner, Basilius [1500-1566]. De Clandestinis Coniugiis Libellus. [Erfurt: Typis Martini Wittelij : Impensis Otthonis a Risuuick], 1594. 78, [1] ff. [Bound with] Schilter, Johann. De Pace Religiosa Liber Singularis: Accesserunt Acta, Consilia, Responsa & Similia hoc Argumentum Illustrantia. Strasbourg: Sumptibus J. Reinh. Dulsseckeri, 1700. [ii], 456, [38] pp. Octavo (6" x 3-1/2"). Contemporary plain paper-covered boards, edges of text block rouged. Light rubbing to extremities, minor wear to spine ends and corners. Moderate toning to interior, corner lacking from fol. 35 of Clandestinus with minor loss to text (with no loss of legibility). Later annotations to front pastedown and free endpaper, interior otherwise clean. Ex-library. Location label to spine. * First editions. Monner, a professor of law at the University of Jena, offers a Protestant critique of clandestinity, a matrimonial impediment in canon law. It holds that a marriage is valid only if it is conducted in the presence of witness and a priest or deacon. Schilter, a Ratskonsulent in Frankfurt and professor of law at the University of Strassburg, was a sophisticated jurist and a pioneering scholar of comparative law and legal history. De Pace Religiosa is an analysis of the Peace of Augsburg (1555), which effectively settled the Thirty Years War and established the legal groundwork for two co-existing confessions (Catholicism and Lutheranism) in the German states of the Holy Roman Empire. Clandestinus: OCLC locates no copies in North America. Verzeichnis der im deutschen Sprachbereich erschienenen Drucke des 16. Jahrhunderts (VD16) M6171; Pace Religiosa: OCLC locates 1 copy, of this edition, at Harvard Divinity School. Stintzing/Landsberg, Geschichte der Deutschen Rechtswissenschaft III:1 (37).

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        Les Tenures du Monsieur Littleton, Ouesque Certaine Cases Addes

      1594. Littleton, Sir Thomas [1402-1481]. West, William [fl. 1568-1594], Editor. Les Tenures de Monsieur Littleton, Ouesque Certaine Cases Addes per Auters de Puisne Temps: Queux Cases vous Troveres Signes Ouesque cest Signe [flower] al Commencement & Fine de Chescun de Eux. Au Fine que ne Poies eux Misprender pur les Cases de Mounsieur Littleton, Pur Quel Inconvenience, Ils Fueront Dernierment Tolles de Cest Lievr; Et cy un Soites plus Admotes al Request des Gentlehomes Students en le Ley Dengleterre. Revieu & Change en Lordre des Sections, Oue un Novel Index ou Table Pursuant Lordre des Dits Sections. London: In Aedibus Caroli Yetswerti Armigeri, 1594. [i], 170, [27] ff. 12mo. (5-1/4" x 3"). Contemporary calf, blind rules and large central arabesques flanked by initials to center of boards, rebacked retaining spine with raised bands, clasps lacking, endpapers renewed. Some scratches and nicks, edges of boards mended, hinges cracked. Some toning to text, light browning to outer margins, edgewear to preliminaries and final few leaves. Wide margins, annotations to most leaves, early owner signature (Henry Bradsharve) to center of title page. * Written during the reign of Edward IV [1442-1483] and first published around 1481, Littleton's Tenures is probably the most revered treatise in the history of the common law. Much admired for its learning and style, it is concerned with tenures and other issues relating to real property. This venerable work, which Coke called "the ornament of the Common Law, and the most perfect and absolute work that ever was written in any humane science," is considered a landmark because it renounced the principles of Roman law (and Latin) in favor of guidelines and doctrines drawn from the Year Books and, when necessary, hypothetical cases. The annotations in this copy are mostly case references, but many are interpretive; some are case references. Holdsworth, A History of English Law II:573. English Short-Title Catalogue S108064 Beale, Bibliography of Early English Law Books T36.

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        Discorsi sopra Cornelio Tacito nuovamente posti in luce, con due tavole. Una de discorsi e luoghi di Cornelio sopra i quali sono fondati: l' altra delle cose più notabili

      Vinezia: Per Filippo Giunti. [Giunti-Politica] (cm.21) bella piena pergamena coeva, nervi, titolo al dorso.-- cc. 16 nn., pp. 523, cc. 20 nn. Elegante corsivo, fregi e capolettera in xilografia. Dedica a Cristina di Lorena. Terza edizione sempre per Filippo Giunti, apparsa nel 1594. L' opera è un caposaldo intorno alla politica di Tacito che però ben differisce dal pensiero del Boccalini; opera diplomatica apprezzata anche per il carattere letterario-filosofico. " La felicità dei popoli dipende dal buon governo di un principe ". Pregevole testo di lingua è considerato il miglior lavoro che si conosce sopra Tacito (Gamba). Alcune carte interne lievemente ombreggiate, altrimenti esemplare molto bello, nitido e genuino. * Camerini " Giunti di Firenze " 268; * Bozza " Scrittori Politici " n° 48 in nota; * Gamba 1194 in nota; * Poggiali II p. 98 per l' edizione del 1594; * Adams A 981; * Bm. Stc. 26; * Graesse I 105.[f56] . ottimo. Rilegato. 1599.

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        Monarchia Ecclesiastica. Segundo volumen de la Primera Parte

      Barcelona, en la emprenta de Iayme Cendrat, a costa de Hieronymo Margarit, 1594. Folio; portada, 295 (en realidad 305) folios numerados, 5 hs. y una lámina con el escudo de Cataluña. Groseras sujecciones con celo de rasgaduras, sin pérdida de texto, en el último folio y en la última hoja de tabla. Ejemplar un poco mareado. Encuadernación de época, en pergamino, fatigada.

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        Kinder Postill. Darinnen alle Sontegliche und der fürnemesten Feste Evangelia, mit Vier kurtzen Fragstücken, auff einerley Form, einfeltig erkleret werden ... Gestellet, und auffs new durchaus gemehret, durch M. Christoff Fischer. Gedruckt zu Schmalkalden , bey Michel Schmück. 1595. Erster Theil der Kinderposttill ... 1584. Ander Theil der Kinderpostill ... 1594

      Schmalkalden, Schmuck 1594 -1595. 17 cm. 2 Teile in 1 Band; 1 Blatt Gesamttitel, (270); (239, ohne das letzte weisse) Blatt mit 71 Textholzschnitten (je ca. 4,5 x 5,5 cm) und 1 Holzschnitt-Druckermarke am Schluß. Blindgeprägter Schweinslederband der Zeit über Holzdeckeln mit 2 Schließen und mit handschriftlichem Rückentitel "Kinderpostill - ADB VII, 52 - Kosch DLL V, 81ff (vgl.) - VD16 E 4608, E 4479 - Wendland, Signete 250 (Schmuck) - Früher schmalkaldischer Druck, Vorrede von 1565. Christoph Vischer (Fischer) verfasste die "Postilla" speziell für Kinder und "arme einfeltige Pfarrherrn". Im ersten Teil sind die meisten Auslegungen mit einem Holzschnitt illustriert. Jeder Auslegung sind 4 "Fragstücke" angehängt: Summe oder Inhalt dieses Evangelii; Was soll ich aus diesem Evangelio lernen? Was soll ich für einen Trost aus diesem Evengelio nehmen? Fasse mir die Lehren und Trost in ein Gebet. Vischer (1518 - 1597) war mit Luther befreundet. Auf Empfehlung Melanchthons wurde er 1555 als Generalsuperintendent der Grafschaft Henneberg nach Schmalkalden berufen. Seit 1583 war er Superintendent in Celle. Einbandbezug hat Reibespuren und ist an den Ecken restauriert; Schließhaken erneuert; auf der Titelseite zu Teil 1 fehlt die erste Zeile "Erster Theil"; die ersten 50 Blatt an der unteren Ecke schwacher Feuchtikgeitsrand, 9 Blatt im weißen Rand Fehlstellen (bis ca. 1 x 1 cm) restauriert, als Faksimile auf altem Papier ergänzt: Gesamttitel, Titel zu Teil 2. -

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        TRATADO BREVE DOS RIOS DE GUINE’ DO CABO VERDE

      - DESDE O RIO SANAGÁ ATE’ AOS BAIXOS DE SANT’ANNA &c. &c. Pelo Capitão ANDRÉ ALVARES D’ALMADA, Natural da Ilha de Santiago de Cabo-Verde, pratico e versado nas ditas partes. 1594. Publicado por DIOGO KÖPKE, Capitão da 3ª Secção Exercito, e Lente da Academia Polytechnica do Porto. PORTO: Typographia Commercial Portuense: 1841. In 8º gr. (de 21x13 cm) com xiv-(i)-108-(v)-(i) pags. Encadernação da época inteira de pele (marroquin vermelho) com finos ferros a ouro na lombada e rolados em esquadria nas pastas. Exemplar com título de posse manuscrito na folha de guarda e com ex-libris armoriado. Ilustrado com um mapa desdobrável (de 22x23 cm) com título e legendas: "Guiné Septentrional. Da Conquista, Navegação e Commercio dos Portugueses e dependencia das Capitanias das Ilhas do Cabo Verde. 1594. Kopke del. J. C. V. Villa Nova lith. Porto. 1841". INOCÊNCIO I, 58. "André Alvares D’Almada, natural de S. Tiago de Cabo Verde. Escreveu no ano de 1594 e dedicou aos Governadores do Reino a seguinte obra: Tratado breve dos rios de Guiné de Cabo Verde, desde o rio do Sanagá até aos baixos de Sant’Anna. Porto, na Typ. Comm. 1841. 8.º gr. de XIV 108 pag. com um mappa geographico. - Preço 720 réis. Este escrito tinha sido já publicado por indústria do P. Victorino José da Costa, porém diferindo consideravelmente no estilo, e na ordem que lhe dera seu autor como adverte Barbosa: o titulo dessa antiga e transtornada edição é como se segue: Relação e descripção de Guiné, na qual se tracta de varias nações de negros que a povoam, dos seus costumes, leis, ritos, ceremonias, guerras, armas, trajos; da qualidade dos portos, e do commercio que n'elles se faz: que escreveu o capitão André Gonçalves de Almada. Lisboa, por Miguel Rodrigues 1733. 4.º de IV 62 pag. (Livrarias das Necessidades e do Arquivo Nacional, e tenho também dela um exemplar.) V. neste Dicionário o artigo Diogo Kopke, a cuja diligencia se deve a moderna publicação". Location/localizacao: raros

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        COMMENTAIRES DE MESSIRE BLAISE DE MONTLUC MARESCHAL DE FRANCE

      Paris: Chez Abel L'Angelier , 1594. Two vols bound in one: title page to both vols, both with engraved vignettes and both dated 1594; several engraved headpieces; pp. [viii], 1-[342]; [ii], 343 - [628], + [26] Blasii Monluci Franciae Mareschalli Tumulus. 17th c.? binding of full calf with 5 raised bands to the boards with gilt decroation between and burgundy title label; marbled end papers tihe front end paper with the engraved bookplate of the Earl of Roden, all edges tinted red. Binding good and strong with some general wear and rubbing, leather chipped to the head/tail of the spine and rubbed through to the boards to the bottom edges, partially to the front fore-edge and the corners, joints with partial cracks at the head/tail but the binding remains firm and the boards strongly attached. Contents generally very good, clean and complete, with a few small faults: the title page to vol. I a little worn and marked with the lower corner tip missing but not affecting any lettering, a few pages very lightly stained; pp. 18-32 with a tear/chip at the base of the gutter with slight loss of a few letters; but lost letters replaced in contemporary autograph, this may have been a binding fault as these pages are not quite straight with a few marginal notes slightly shaved. Generally margins are very good with marginal notes present, slight worming to the head of pages 590-620 slightly affecting running title only, top corners/top foreedge of pages 113-116 singed, slightly affecting a couple of marginal notes. A very good copy of this very early reprint: the first edition was published 2 years earlier and was soon coined the "soldiers' bible". For extra information please do not hesitate to contact us.. Hardback. Very Good/No dust jacket. 8vo (10. X 16cm).

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        Vita del glorioso confessore di Christo Santo Elzeario conte. Tradotta di latino in volgare italiano dal P. Claudio Bilancetti della compagnia di Giesù. Con alcvne disgressioni del Traduttore per aiuto spirituale delli pietosi lettori

      Prague:: Giovanni Sciumanno (Johannes Schumann),, 1594. 4to. 4to (190 x 149 mm). [1-8] 9-60, [6] ff., the last blank. Italic type. Errata list, f. 60v; 10-page subject index at end. Woodcut Jesuit device on title, large historiated woodcut initials and tailpiece. Contemporary Bohemian binding of flexible vellum tooled to a center- & corner-piece design, in Zwischengold (silver foil with a very thin layer of gold), central oval cartouche with arabesques on front cover and with vase and bouquet on lower cover, covers alike with two roll-tooled borders, inner border with fleuron tools at angles, gilt edges, ms. title on spine (silver oxidized, lacking pair of fore-edge ties, spine torn, upper cover rubbed, later endleaves). PROVENANCE: Donaueschingen Library, inkstamp.***& & FIRST EDITION of an Italian version of an anonymous biography of Saint Elzéar of Sabran (1285-1323), a Provencal noble who earned his canonization through marital chastity (his wife was Saint Delphine) and administrative and martial skill in the service of the Church and the Kingdom of Naples. & & In his dedication to a powerful member of the Bohemian nobility, Polyxena von Lobkowicz (Polyxena Rosenberger von Pernstein), renowned for her beauty, cleverness, and political astuteness, Bilancetti states that he has been in Bohemia for two years and has decided to translate this life of St. Elzéar as a mirror of virtue for the inhabitants of this splendid Imperial court. His source seems to have been the anonymous account of Elzéar's life in Laurentius Surius' important hagiographical collection, De probatis Sanctorum historiis, the first edition of which appeared in six volumes at Cologne in 1570-77. & & A pretty binding, presumably from Prague. A pretty binding, presumably from Prague. Not in NUC or OCLC. EDIT-16 CNCE 48315; Sommervogel I:1413; Piantanida 4651.& & &

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        Das vierdte Buch von der neuwen Welt... [bound with:] Americæ das Fünffte buch

      Frankfurt: Johann Feyrabend, 1594, 1594-1595. 2 parts in one volume, folio. (13 x 9 1/8 inches). Title pages, and two section titles to both parts with pasted on paper panels bearing the titles, all within an engraved surround (as issued), 1 full-page engraving of arms. 2 folding engraved maps [the 1st: Burden 83], 1 half-page portrait of Christopher Columbus, 2 half-page engraved emblematic illustrations, 46 half-page engraved illustrations, woodcut headpieces, all with period hand colouring. Expertly bound to style in 16th century vellum. First edition in German of the first two parts of Benzoni's noted history of the European conquest of America: this copy with extraordinary full period hand colouring. A very fine copy of the German edition of Parts IV and V of De Bry's celebrated Grand Voyages, here with the plates and title pages with remarkable contemporary hand colouring. In these two parts, De Bry reprints the first two sections of Girolamo Benzoni's work on the Spanish conquest of the West Indies, which was first published in Italian in Venice in 1565 under the title Historia del Mondo Nuovo. The De Bry edition is notable for its spectacular illustrations and its fine maps of the Indies. The illustrations are comprised as follows: Part IV with 24 coloured plates plus two half-page coloured plates in the text (one showing Columbus's landing), plus a coloured folding map of the Caribbean; Part V with 22 coloured plates plus a half-page coloured portrait of Columbus, plus a folding coloured map of Mexico. The three parts that make up De Bry's rendition of Benzoni (the first two of which are present here) record the events surrounding Columbus's discovery, relations with Native Americans, atrocities committed by Indians and Europeans, Pizarro's exploits in Peru, etc. Chauveton's anti-Spanish slant provided De Bry with the gory details of Spanish barbarity which are brought to life in the meticulous engravings that illustrate this volume. De Bry's sensationally illustrated edition of Benzoni has stood as a solid landmark of illustrated Americana. Such scenes as Columbus' meeting with Ferdinand and Isabella, or the Spanish atrocities toward the Peruvian Indians, though not based on first hand experience, have survived the centuries largely for their compelling visual rendition of events. The first part includes a detailed and handsome folding map of the West Indies, "Occidentalis Americae partis...Anno MDXCIIII," which depicts the Caribbean and Gulf of Mexico from northern Florida to the South American coast. The second part contains a folding map of Mexico, "Hispanae Novae sive Magnae, recens et vera descriptio." Theodor De Bry " was born in 1528 and died in 1598, after having published Parts I to VI of the Great Voyages. He was a skillful engraver, and many of the plates in these parts were from his own burin ... After the death of Theodor De Bry the series was continued by his widow and two sons, Johann Theodor and Johann Israel De Bry, who in 1599 issued Parts VII and VIII, and in 1602, Part IX. With this part it is presumed the publishers intended to close the series, as it bears the title: Nona & Postrema Pars" (Church). This part was first published in both Latin and German between 1590 and 1595. At the time this work was published, hand-colouring was an expensive luxury applied only to works that were intended for the highest echelons of society, either as commissions or as gifts. The colouring in the present example is the work of a professional, and the work would clearly have originally resided in one of the great libraries of Europe. Church 183 &186; Howgego B171; Sabin 8784

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        Il Segretario. Dialogo nel qual non sol si tratta dell'ufficio del Segretario, e del modo del compor Lettere ma sono sparsi infiniti Concetti alla Retorica, alla Loica & alle Morali pertinenti.

      appresso Ruberto Megietti,, in Venetia, 1594 - In-4° (207x151mm), pp. (22), 186, (2), legatura coeva p. pergamena flessibile con titolo manoscritto verticalmente in antico al dorso. Alcuini disegni antichi al piatto anteriore; una bordura e un disegno vergati da antica mano al piatto di tergo. Impresa editoriale al frontespizio con due galli, uno dei quali becca chicchi di miglio e, al centro, la pianta con le pannocchie, il tutto entro cornice figurata con motto "Non comedetis fruges mendacii". Testatine e capilettera xilografici istoriati, dedica a stampa dell'autore al Cardinale Ascanio Colonna. Ampio indice preliminare. Antica nota di possesso al risguardo. Aloni al margine inferiore del risguardo, del frontespizio e delle prime cc. Sparsi aloni e fioriture; alcune gore alla legatura. Più che discreto esemplare. Prima edizione di questo trattato composto dall'autore del "Pastor Fido"(che a lungo era stato segretario presso varie corti) sull'ufficio del segretario e sull'arte e la tecnica del comporre le lettere, steso in forma di dialogo. "L'amara diagnosi sulla reificante condizione moderna del mestiere delle lettere è al centro anche del filosofeggiante Segretario, il trattato sull'arte cancelleresca edito nel 1594. Pensato in origine come una Lettera delle lettere di corredo esplicativo alla sua antologia epistolare, l'opera ben presto si espanse, significativamente in coincidenza con l'abbandono del servizio estense, in un concettoso dialogo che affronta, oltre a una minuziosa e interessante precettistica retorica, anche il problema della dignità dell'intellettuale, nel suo gioco di rapporti con il sapere e il potere e nella sua degradante realtà di uno scrivere espropriato "come altrui vuole". Pur nella consapevolezza scettica della negatività dei tempi, il Guarini non rinuncia alla ricerca di uno spazio anche minimo di autonomia per il letterato: emerge così la proposta, indubbiamente moderna, di uno statuto professionale da ricercarsi in un ruolo alto e specialistico di tecnico della persuasione e del consenso. In tale direzione è da leggersi anche la complessa discussione epistemologica sulla natura e il fine della retorica che introduce il dialogo, dove la scelta degli interlocutori (Girolamo Zeno, Sebastiano Venier, Iacopo Contarini, Francesco Moresini) e il luogo dell'urbana conversazione, il celebrato "Mezzado" contariniano, raduno civile dei "più eccellenti ingegni" della Repubblica (p. 70), denunciano apertamente la volontà polemica di fungere da osservatorio critico da cui giudicare valori e disvalori del modello cortigiano." (Elisabetta Selmi in D.B.I., LX, 2003). Adams, G-1432. Haym, 403, 9. Gamba, 1442. Vinciana, 45 (ristampa del 1600). EDIT16 CNCE 21967. Manca a STC Italian.

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        Peri Bion Dogmaton kai Apophthegmaton ton en Philosophia eudokimesanton Biblia - De Vitis Dogmatis et Apophtegmatis eorum qui in Philosophia clarverunt libri X. Thoma Aldrobrandino interprete. Cum adnotationibus eiusdem.

      Romae, apud Aloysium Zanettum, 1594. 1594 2 parti in un vol. in-folio (328x230mm), pp. (8), 303 + 125 di annotazioni filologiche e storiche dell'umanista fiorentino Tommaso Aldobrandini + (18) di indice. Legatura coeva p. pergamena flessibile con titolo calligrafato verticalmente in antico al dorso. Fregio xilografico al frontespizio. Testo originale greco e, nella colonna a fianco, traduzione latina dell'Aldobrandini. Capilettera e fregi tipografici istoriati xilograficamente. Sparsi aloni e arrossature. Ex-libris nobiliare del Principe Borghese. Buon esemplare. Cinquecentina romana con testo bilingue del celebre compendio di vite dei filosofi redatto dal Laertius, erudito del quale si ignorano i dati biografici, ma si conosce solo il periodo di attività, individuato tra i regni di Settimio Severo e Caracalla. Diviso in dieci capitoli, il trattato non menziona solo i nomi di maggiore rilievo, ma è soprattutto una fonte indispensabile di conoscenza per il grande numero di personaggi considerati, a torto o a ragione, "minori" dei quali poco o nulla ci è giunto. L'Aldobrandini, prelato ed umanista, figlio di Silvestro, fratello di Clemente VIII, lasciò a stampa unicamente la presente versione di Diogene Laerzio e le annotazioni a essa relative. Adams, D-485. STC Italian Books, p. 216. EDIT 16 CNCE 17230. Renouard, 156.5. Hoffmann, I, 565.

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        (Sicilia e Sardegna)

      Carta geografica tratta dal celebre "Teatro del cielo e della terra. Di Gioseppe Rosaccio nel quale si discorre breuemente. Del centro, e doue sia del terremoto, e sue cause. De' fiumi, e loro proprietà, de' metalli, e loro origine, del mondo, e le sue parti. Dell'acqua, e sua salsedine" edito a Venezia per la prima volta nel 1595. La carta è caratterizzata dal fatto di essere stampata da due matrici lignee, e quindi poi unita. La matrice viene usata per illustrare altre due opere del Rosaccio, il "Le sei età del Mondo" e il "Mondo e sue parti", editi tra Treviso, Bologna, Firenze, Verona, Venezia e Viterbo tra il 1594 e il 1668. Solo l'ultima edizione, quella di Bologna del 1688, ha le tavole realizzate ex novo, in una sola matrice. Xilografia, applicata su avtico supporto, in ottimo stato di conservazione. Non comune. Charming wood block map of by the Italian XVIth and XVIIth century writer, humanist and cartographer Giuseppe Rosaccio. Taken from one of the editions of "Teatro del cielo e della terra" and also insert in "Le sei età del Mondo" or "Il Mondo e sue parti", works by Rosaccio himself. The book was very popular and many edition where printed in Treviso, Bologna, Florence, Verona, Venice, Viterbo from 1594 and 1688. The maps are printed from two wood block except the last edition of 1688. Woodcut, laid down on antique mounting, in very good conditions. Venezia Venice 125 85

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        Historia della guerra fra Turchi e Persiani... Con una descrittione di tutte le cose pertinenti... al paese del Regno de Persiani... -

      Venezia, Muschio, 1594.In-4. Pergamena coeva un po' usata. Una carta geografica ripiegata inc. in rame. (32), 383, (25) pp.; frontespizio con timbro cancellato; occasionali e per lo più lievi aloni d'umidità in basso. Minadoi, medico nato a Rovigo, trascorse sette anni a Costantinopoli e in Siria al servizio dell?ambasciata veneziana, e viaggiò molto in Medio Oriente Il suo resoconto sulla guerra durata dal 1578 al 1590, terminata con la conquista turca della Georgia e dell'Armenia, si basa su testimonianze di prima mano ed è perciò particolarmente apprezzato. Durante i viaggi raccolse anche preziose informazioni sull'archeologia, la religione, gli usi ed i costumi locali. La prima edizione apparve a Roma nel 1586, ma questa contiene importanti aggiunte tra cui la carta geografica che spesso manca. Graesse IV, 533. BL STC 439. Adams M-1456. Schwab, Bibl. de la Perse, 380. An early and enlarged edition (1st 1586) of this first-hand account of the war between Turkey and Persia which ended in 1590 with the Turkish conquest of Georgia and Armenia; it also contains valuable ethnographical and archaeological observations. With an engr. folding map. Contemp. vellum, slightly worn; mild waterstains in lower margin.

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        Meccanica razionale, lezioni tenute nel 1863-64 (presumibilmente all'inversità di Roma). Raccolte in tre volumi manoscritti su una colonna per pagina. Unito al terzo volume: applicazioni del calcolo sublime alla geometria, teoriche necessarie per la meccanica.

      Volumi tre in-4° cm. 28 composti di complessive pagine 1594-340. Legature in mezza pergamena con angoli e segnalibro in stoffa. Ottima la conservazione.

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        Théâtre des instrumens mathématiques et méchaniques. -

      Lyon, Chouët, 1594.In-folio. Legatura moderna in marocchino marrone, titolo impr. in oro sul dorso. Titolo entro larga bordura silografica e 60 interessanti illustrazioni a p. pag. inc. in rame con invenzioni e macchine di vario genere: mulini, pompe, idranti, presse, carri, barche, strumenti musicali ecc., ognuna con una dettagliata descrizione stampata sulla pagina dirimpetto. (65) ff.; piccola macchia nel margine esterno, lieve uniforme brunitura della carta e qualche fioritura: discreto esemplare. Una delle più belle e famose opere francesi di tecnologia e meccanica del ?500 (prima edizione: 1569). Cf. Mortimer, Harvard, 56-58; Norman 227; Thorndike V, 594-595; Houzeau & L. 2655. One of the most beautiful and important French books on machinery and engineering, remarkable for its fine plates. Title within a large historiated woodcut border, and 60 etched plates with descriptive text facing. Mod. brown morocco. Small stain in outer margin, light uniform browning throughout and some occasional foxing.

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        L'Annunciazione

      Acquaforte, 1594, datata e firmata in lastra in basso a sinistra. Bellissima prova, impressa su carta vergata coeva priva di filigrana, rifilata al rame, tracce di riquadro a matita sanguigna, leggere abrasioni, nel complesso in buono stato di conservazione.Bibliografia: Bartsch 4. Dimensioni 165x285 lastra centinata. Etching, 1594, dated and signed on lower left plate. Beautiful work, printed on contemporary laid paper without watermark; signs of borders realized with sanguine pencil, light abrasions, otherwise in good condition. Bartsch 4. Dimensioni 165x285 lastra centinata.

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        Apologia. Isaacus Casaubonus recensuit, Græca suppleuit, & Castigationum libellum adiectit. Ad virum illustrem Iosephum Scaligerum.

      Mit Holzschnitt-Druckermarke auf dem Titel. 4 Bll., 182 S., 1 Bll. - Angebunden: Baudius, Dominikus: Libri tres de induciis belli belgici. Leiden, Ludwig Elzevier, 1613. Mit Holzschnitt-Druckermarke auf dem Titel. 14 Bl., 318 (recte: 218) S. Prgt. d. Zt. mit späterem Rückenschild und dreiseitig gepunztem Schnitt. 4°. 20,5 x 16,5 cm. I.: D 16, A 3173. - Erste Ausgabe der Verteidigungsrede des Apuleius, mit welcher er sich wortgewandt vor Gericht gegen den Vorwurf der Zauberei zur Wehr setzte. Der Handschriftenbefund legt die Vermutung nahe, dass der ursprüngliche Titel der Schrift daher auch "Pro se de magia" ("In eigener Sache über die Magie" ) lautete. Die Rede bildet eine wertvolle Quelle zur Geschichte der antiken Magie. Neben dem antiken Text enthält die Ausgabe im Anhang den Kommentar des Humanisten Isaac Casaubon (1559-1614). Der Heidelberger Drucker Hieronymus Commelinus (1550-1597) war bekannt für seine herausragenden Texteditionen antiker Klassiker und Kirchenväter (vgl. Benzing 184). - II.: Willems 78. Seltene erste Ausgabe, zugleich einer der frühesten Elzevier-Drucke in der Geschichte der Offizin (vgl. Willems 118). Nachdrucke erschienen ebenda 1617 und 1629. Der gelehrte Poet und Historiker Dominicus Baudius (1561-1613) war Professor an der Universität Leiden. - Leicht gebräunt, nur vereinzelt geringe Braunflecken. - - - Exemplar aus der Danziger Senatsbibliothek ("Ex Bibliotheca Senatus Gedanensis"). Das entsprechende gestochene Exliris auf dem Titel verso zeigt das Staatswappen (zwei übereinanderstehende Kreuze, über denen eine goldene Krone schwebt, flankiert von zwei Löwen). Fl. Vorsatz mit zeitgenössischem Besitzvermerk ("Georg Breutter Anno 1615"). - Leicht gebräunt, nur vereinzelt geringe Braunflecken. Im oberen Bug mit Wasserrand. das erste Werk mit einigen Unterstreichungen in Sepia.

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        Medulla destillatoria et medica. Das ist/ Warhafftiger eigentlicher gründtlicher bericht/ wie man den Spiritum Vini/ durch mittel seines hinter jhme verlassenen Saltzes/ Item die Perlen/ Corallen/ deßgleichen alle andere Oliteten auß den Crescentibus/ als Früchten/ Resinen und anderen Sachen mehr/ zum Auro potabile und andern Arcanen dienstlich/ Künstlich Destillieren/ nachmals in Quintam Essentiam/ zur höchsten exaltation bringen soll/ Item etzlicher herlicher Wundt Balsam/ Stichpflaster und Güldene Wasser/ preparationes administrationes et effectus/ wie dan das Register den Gebrauch ordentlich außweiset/ Mit sondern fleiß/ den Filijs Doctrinae zum besten Colligiret/ und in Truck offentlich verfertiget worden / Durch C. C. L

      Klein-4°. 4 n.n. Bl., 122 Bl., 15 n.n. S. Register, 1 S. Errata. Pergamentband der Zeit mit mehrfacher blindgeprägter Deckelfiletierung, Deckelmdaillon und Eckfleurons. VDS 16, K877. - Ferguson 1, 461. - Zacher 5, 198. - Wellcome I, 3553. - Wahrscheinlich die erste Ausgabe. Die Datierung des Druckes erfolgt auf Grund der Jahreszahl am Ende des Vorwortes. Ferguson bezeichnet sie als "seems to be the first edition and it is said to have been published in 1596". Eine weitere Ausgabe mit dem datierten Vorwort 1594 erschien in Leipzig. Khunraths Destillierbuch erschien bis gegen Ende des 17. Jahrhunderts wiederholt in verschiedenen Fassungen. - Der Bruder des berühmteren Alchemisten Heinrich Khunrath wurde um 1555 in Leipzig geboren. Nach seiner Ausbildung zum Kaufmann lebte er in England und übernahm nach dem Tode des Vaters das elterliche Tuchgeschäft in Leipzig. Im Selbststudium wurde er zum medizinischen Praktiker und Pharmazeuten. Er vertrieb mit Erfolg spagyrische Heilmittel. Offenbar in Schleswig hat er "Medulla" verfasst. Ab 1606 wirkte er als Münzprüfer in Hamburg wo er 1613 starb. - Die "Medulla Destillatoria" ist ganz in der Tradition der von Paracelsus geprägten Chemiatrie verfasst. Neben den verschiedenen Materialen werden immer auch gleichzeitig die Anwendungenmöglichkeiten beschrieben. - Das 4. Blatt der Vorrede weiss. Papier durchgehend gebräunt. 7 Blatt mit Papierhinterlegungen durch Wurmspuren im Text und an den Rändern, mit minimalem Textverlust. Vorsatz, Titel und die letzten 4 Blätter angerändert. Der Einband der Zeit mit abgerundeter unteren Ecke. Mit dem Monogramm HCD und der Jahreszahl 1756 auf dem Vorderdeckel.

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        Graecae Linguae Institutiones; Cum scholiis et praxi Petri Antessignani Rapistagnensis: A Frid. Sylburgio denuo recognitæ: Natationibuque Henri. Stephani, Noua Syntaxi; adhæc Declinationum, Coniugationum, & Verborum anomalorum tabulis synopticis: tum, præter Capitum seriem, duobus Indicib. locupletissimis, Græco scilicet verborum, & Latino rerum, ab eodem Sylburgio in tironum gratiam auctæ atque illustratæ.

      Francofurti, Apud Andreæ wecheli heredes, Claudium Marnium & Ioannem Aubrium, 1594.. 8vo, printer's woodcut device on title and old paper repair on outer blank margin, old ink ownership inscriptions on fly-leaf and title, 2 folding tables at end, large woodcut on last leaf, 32, 590, [10] pp., contemporary blind embossed pigskin over wooden boards, blind embossed portrait panel (of Martin Luther?) in the centre of both boards, brass corner pieces to outer corners only, lacking the clasps, a good copy.This is a later edition of the popular Greek grammar first edited by Fredreich Sylburg in 1580. He son of a farmer, he was born at Wetter near Marburg. He studied at Marburg, Jena, Geneva, and, lastly, Paris, where his teacher was Henry Estienne (Stephanus), to whose great Greek Thesaurus Sylburg afterwards made important contributions. **** Underneath the embossed portraits are the words "NOSCITV. REX. SCRIPTIS. MENS: VIVA. HINC. FORMA. LVTHE."

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        SCELTA DI FACEZIE, TRATTI BUFFONERIE E BURLE causate da diversi autori, nuoamente racconce e messe assieme, Firenze, Appresso Filippo Giunti, 1594

      Nel colophon finale è indicato Firenze 1593. 10 x 15,3, legatura in piena pergamena con titolo manoscritto al dorso "ARLOTTO FACEZIE" con piccola mancanza alla base del frontespizio, (un giglio fiorentino poggia su di un prato, ai lati sono seduti due putti alati che lo guardano) pp. 171 + regstro. Esemplare molto fresco ed assai raro che risulta presente soltanto nella biblioteca Guerrazzi di Livorno (Codice ICCU lilae/001792)

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        Orbis Terrarum Typus De Integro Multis in Locis Emendatus

      Amsterdam, 1594. ONE OF THE FIRST MAPS TO SHOW THE DOUBLE HEMISPHERICAL FORM AFTER RUMOLD MERCATOR'S WORLD MAP OF 1587 AND THE FIRST MAP TO USE DECORATIVE PICTORIAL BORDERS Engraving: 17" x 23" References: Rodney W. Shirley, The Mapping of the World (London, 1983), n. 187. At the time of its publication, Plancius's large-scale, overwhelmingly detailed and decorative map of the world represented innovations in mapmaking on several levels. A minister of the Reformed Church in Holland, Plancius became an expert on navigation and on Dutch explorations to the Indies. He was one of the first to appreciate the significance of earlier Portuguese charts, and in 1602 was appointed official cartographer to the Dutch East India Company. As such, he had access to privileged information regarding the latest geographical discoveries, information not available to many of his competitors. This world map was first issued separately in 1594 or shortly thereafter, engraved by Jan van Doetecum, a craftsman of great skill whose signature appears in the lower left-hand corner and who was associated with a number of Plancius's maps. The two main terrestrial hemispheres are based on those in Plancius's earlier world map of 1590, updated by geographical details and with the addition of two celestial spheres. Korea is drawn as a peninsula for the first time ever on a map, and Japan is shown with an improved, if still not entirely correct, outline. New Guinea, which had previously been represented as a separate island, is now joined to the southern continent named "Magallanica". The elaborate pictorial borders were inspired by drawings in the works of Theodore de Bry, published a few years earlier, and were another of Plancius's innovations that established a pattern of cartographical decoration that lasted for over a century. Symbolical female figures, landscape vignettes, and highly animated illustrations of animals indigenous to each area represent the regions of the world. Included are elephants and camels, a giraffe, a unicorn, an ostrich, the footless bird of paradise, parrots, snakes, monkeys, a rhinoceros, a crocodile, and a giant armadillo. Plancius's map had a widespread influence on other mapmakers and is rarely available to collectors.. Book.

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        Polemographia Belgica. Das ist: Niederländische Kriegsbeschreibung darinnen klarlich und gleich einem Spiegel oder gemalter Taffelen warhafftig alle geschichten und zufelle, so sich in Belägerung, Bestürmung, und eroberung aller Landtschafften, Stätte und Schlösser, deß gantzen Niederlandts, und zum theil Franckreich, von Anno 1565. biß auff jetzt fliessent 1594. Jahr unter Philippo II. König zu Hispanien, verlauffen und zugetragen, beschrieben werden. Mit schönen Marginalibus und einem weitleufftigem Register gezieret, ... erstmals in Truck verfertiget

      Köln, Keschedt 1594. 21 cm. (16), 844, (12, letzte 2 weiß) Seiten mit Wappenholzschnitt. Pergamentband der Zeit mit Blindprägung, monogrammiert "P V F", "1595 - Adams M-214 - BM STC German Books 588 - Rumpf 6822 - VD16 M 382 - Seltene, detailreiche Schilderung des niederländischen Freiheitskampfes gegen Philipp II. von Spanien. Einband etwas fleckig, papierbedingt schwach gebräunt, im Schnitt stellenweise Feuchtigkeitsspuren, Blatt 1 - 38 fehlt am rechten Rand bis zu 1/3 der Seite, vollständige Fotokopien der Seiten liegen bei. -

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        [Paris] Satyre menippee de la vertu du catholicon d'Espagne. Et de la tenue des estatz de Paris

      S.l.: S.n., 1594. relié. In 8 (10,5x16cm). L’édition de 1593 donnée pour être l’originale est en fait de 1594, comme toutes les éditions à la date de 1593 (elles contiennent en effet toutes des événements se rapportant à la date de 1594). Le tirage de la première édition n’ayant pas été suffisant, il en fut fait de nombreuses réimpressions en 1594. Cependant le premier texte de la Vertu du Catholicon fut bien édité pour la première fois en 1593 à Tours mais il ne contenait que 15ff. Toutes les éditions avec plusieurs textes sont plus tardives. Brunet V, 143. Rare. Particularités de cette impression : le premier texte sur le Catholicon n'est pas paginé. Plein Parchemin d'époque. Dos lisse avec titre à la plume. Une mouillure pâle sur les premiers feuilllets, allant s'estompant. Notes du possesseur à la plume noire sur les pages de garde, qui donne notamment une table des matières. Travail de vers du feuillet 51 au feuillet 64, sans gravité. Très célèbre pamphlet, satirique, contre la ligue et les ligueurs, ses chefs et ses partisans, qui se réunirent à Paris en 1593. Cette édition se compose donc de la vertu du catholicon, de l’abrégé de la farce des estas de la Ligue, des 7 harangues, de l'épître du sieur d'd'Angoulvent, du trépas de l’asne ligueur, et enfin du discours sur l'explication du mot De Higuiero Inferno. On attribue le Catholicon à Pierre le Roy et les vers à Jean Passerat et Pierre Rapin, les Harangues à J. Gillot. Cette réunion d’insignes et talentueux lettrés confèrent une portée et une valeur très littéraire au pamphlet (la Satire connut des éditions jusqu’au XIXe avec succès). 'A la fois une comédie, un pamphlet et un coup d’Etat, la Satyre Ménippee fraya la route a Henry IV vers le trône' (P. Larousse). Ex-libris Bibliothèque de Vignat, maire d'Orléans - S.n., S.l. _1594, In 8 (10,5x16cm), (16) 274pp., relié. - Paris relié

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        Annalium et historiae francorum ab anno christi dccviii ad ann. dccccxc scriptores coetanei xii, primum in lucem editi ex bibliotheca p. pithoei i. c., nunc autem in germania denuo impressi. inserta suntet aliam quondam vetera, ad illorum temporum .. francofurti apud andreae wecheli heredes 1594

      In-16° (cm 17,7 x 10,7), pp. (16), 572, (52), bella legatura coeva in piena pergamena semirigida, con fregi entro cornice a tre filetti ai piatti, dorso a 6 nervi con titoli manoscritti di mano coeva. Tagli rossi. Bella marca tipografica al frontespizio. Testatine e capilettera incisi nel testo. Al piatto posteriore, qualche piccolissimo segno di tarlo nella parte superiore. Differenti firme d'appartenenza, una al contropiatto, una al recto della carta di guardia anteriore, una al frontespizio. Note manoscritte, di mano settecentesca, al verso della carta di guardia anteriore, al frontespizio e nel margine esterno di alcune pagine. Monogramma, tracciato da antica mano, al verso del frontespizio. Qualche segnetto ai margini bianchi delle prime pagine e sporadiche sottolineature, anch'esse tracciate, con inchiostro di colorazione bruno tenue, da antica mano. Le sottolineature riguardano spesso singole parole o poche righe per pagina e sono presenti in un contenuto numero di pagine, concentrate all'inizio del volume. Piccolo foro, di pochi millimetri, nel bordo interno della carta di guardia anteriore e del frontespizio (vedi foto). Vecchia etichetta in carta, di forma circolare (diametro cm 3) applicata nell'angolo superiore destro del piatto anteriore. Piccoli restauri nei margine superiore delle ultime tre carte di indice. Manca la carta di guardia posteriore. Per il resto fresco esemplare, molto ben conservato. Si tratta della seconda edizione dell'opera: l'editio princeps uscì a Parigi, per i tipi di Claude Chappelet, nel 1588. La nota al frontespizio, vergata come detto, da mano settecentesca definisce la presente seconda edizione "Liber rarus" (vedi foto). Scritto di notevole interesse, che raccoglie le principali fonti storiografiche sui Franchi, relative al periodo che va dal 708 al 990. Di seguito il dettaglio dei capitoli: I. Annales Francorum ab anno incarnationis Domini DCCXIIII ad annum DCCCLXXXIII Maguntiae, ut videtur, sub ditione Lotharij et Ludovici filij scripti temporibus Rhabani Mauri ...; II. Frodoardi ... Annales sive Chronicon aetatis suae i. ab anno Christi DCCCCXIX ad annum DCCCCLXVI cum appendice annorum aliquot; III. Continuatio ab anno DCCCCLXXVII ad annum DCCCCXC ex Chronicis Willelmi Nangij ...; IV. Odoranni ... Chronicon, quod ille iam sexagenarius collegit anno ì. XLV; V. Fragmentum Gallici scriptoris ex Conrado Abbate, ad annum DCCCCXXII; VI. Genealogia B. Arnulfi Merensis Episcopi ex antiqua membrana eiusdem Ecclesiae; VII. Fragmentum veteris scriptoris de Maioribus domus Regiae, ex Codice Floriac. Coenobij; VIII. Vita Karoli Magni Francorum Regis et Imp. descripta, ut videtur, magna parte a monacho S. Eparchij Egolismensis ex annalib. plebeio et rusticano sermone compositis, quos et Regino Prumiensis sequutum se ait ad annum DCCCXIIII nonnullis interpolatis, paucis etiam additis; IX. Charta divisionis Imperij, quae in quibusdam exemplaribus Karolo Magno adscribitur, non certa fide; X. Fragmentum ex historia Pauli Warnefridi Longobardi filij, Diaconi Foroiuliensis ...; XI. Constantini Manassis de Karolo Imp. versus Politici; XII. Thegani Chorepiscopi Treverensis de gestis Ludovici Pij Imp. cum praefatione Wallafridi Strabonis Abbatis Augiensis; XIII. Actae impiae et nefandae exauctorationis eiusdem Ludovici Imper. apud Compendium anno DCCCXXII; XIV. Praeceptum eiusdem Imp. de divisione inter filios; XV. Vita eiusdem Ludovici Pij incerto scriptore, sed tamen coetaneo; XVI. Chartae privilegiorum ab eodem Imp. concessorum Hispanis, qui ad ipsum Sarracenorum metu confugerant, ex Tabulario Ecclesiae Narbonensis; XVII. Nithardi Angilberti filij Karoli Magni Imper. ex Bertha filia nepotis de dissensionibus filiorum Ludovici Pij libri quatuor; XVIII. Libellus proclamationis Karoli regis adversus Guenilonem ...; XIX. Acta coronationis Karoli Imp. Ludovici filij; XX. Sacramentum eidem Imp. praestitum ab Archiepiscopis, Episcopis, Abbatibus, Comitibus, ac reliquis Italiae optimatibus; XXI. Fragmentum histo

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        Von Ankunfft unnd Ursprung des Römischen Reichs/ der alten Römer herkommen/ Sitten/ Weissheyt/ Ehrbarkeyt/ löblichem Regiment/ ritterlichen Thaten/ Victori unnd Sig/ gegen ihren Feinden : auch von allerley Händeln und Geschichten/ so sich in Frid und Krieg/ zu Rom/ in Italia/ und bei andern Nationen/ damit die Römer jeder zeit zu thuen gehabt/ fast innerhalb achthundert jaren/ von erbawung der Statt an/ Erstlich unter der Könige/ unnd volgends unter der Rathesmaister Regiment/ biss auff der ersten Römischen Keyser Regierung/ verloffen und zugetragen. Jetzund auff das newe auß dem Latein verteutscht/ und mit ordentlicher verzeychniss der färnemsten Historien/ Jarzehnung/ kurtzer Liuischen Chronica/ Register/ und schönen Figuren geziert/ dessgleichen vor hin im Truck nie aussgegangen.

      [n colophon:] Strassburg, Theodosius Rihel, 1594. Folio. Contemporary full blindstamped pigskin-binding over wooden boards. Five raised bands to spine. Brass clasps to boards. Handwritten title to spine. Richly ornamented blindstamped borders to boards, with portrait of God and Jesus to the centre of front board and Jesus on the cross to back board. Corners and extremities a bit worn, but binding overall in excellent condition. Also internally very well preserved, with light browning to some leaves and a few marginal nicks to title-page, otherwise in very fine condition. Very neat handwritten additions to the "Chronica". Title in red and black within a large woodcut pictorial border, 131 fabulous woodcut illustrations, each measuring 10,8x14,5 cm, one (p. 152) with a small flaw in the paper, stemming from the printing of the work, one (p. 341) with a spot (seems like rust). A beautiful printing, with numerous woodcut initials. 28, 887, (1, blank) pp + 21 pp. of index + 1 p. colophon, with a large woodcut pictorial printer's device.. An excellent copy, in a beautiful, very well preserved contemporary Renaissance binding, of this 1594-reprint of the first Strassburg-edition (1574), printed by Theodor Rihel. The excellent woodcut illustrations, all within an ornamental border, are by T. Stimmer, Bocksberger, et al. The translation is that of Zacharias Müntzer (which appeared for the first time in 1562). The work was extremely popolar, not least due to the rich illustrations, and it went through numerous editions throughout the 17th century also. Graesse IV:232

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        L'avthoritie et Ivrisdiction des Courts de la Maiestie de la Roygne: Nouelment collect & compose, per R. Crompton del milieu Temple Esquire. Apprentice del Ley [etc.]. S.T.C. 6050; Beale T328

      First edition of Crompton's chief work, and the first to be devoted exclusively to the Royal courts, beginning with Parliament (as a court), Star Chamber and King's Bench; with a number of circuit reports of criminal cases not printed elsewhere. Early calf, rebacked, quite worn, browning, yet a good serviceable copy. In aedibus Caroli Yetsweirti Armig. [etc.], London, 1594.

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        Herodoti Halicarnassei historiae. Libri IX et de Vita Homeri libellus.

      Illi ex interpretationes Laurentio Valle, hic ex interpretatione Conradi Heresbachi. Utraque ab Henri Stephano recognita. Francofurti. Apud Andreae Wecheli haeredes, Claudiun Marnium, & Ioan Abrium 1594. 8:o. 812,(100) pp. Contemporary vellum, decorated in blind. Front edge on front board gnawed by mouse. New endpapers and paste-downs. Last 15 pages with some water-soiling. Ex libris Christian Hammer. 12,5 x 8 cm

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        Meharo Mustari.

      Persian love poem written on cream paper, with double opening pages illuminated in gold and colours, 5 illuminated miniatures, illum.seal on first page. Margins ruled in gold. Dated 1033=1594, but probably older according to the Nast'aliq script and style. 80 leaves. Incomplete at end, probably only lacking a few lvs. 18x11 cm. Leaves with repairs, some staining, no binding, but kept in a goldstamped leather cover

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        AESOPI PHRYGIS fabulae elegantissimis iconibus veras animalium species ad viuum adumbrantes?

      Editio postrema, caeteris omnibus castigatior. [1-2], 3 -410, [6]pp. 61 woodcuts in text. Parallel Greek and Latin texts. 18th century calf gilt, expertly re-backed. Some water-staining; else a very good copy. First published by Jean de Tournes in 1570.

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