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2015-11-02 09:26:55
GARIBAY, Esteban de
Madrid, Luis Sánchez 1596 - Fol. mayor (37,7 x 27,2 cm) 296 p. inc. port. arquitectónica grabada en madera, retrato del príncipe Felipe, hijo de Felipe II a toda plana grabado por Perret, infinidad de árboles genealógicos y escudos nobiliarios grabados en madera dentro del texto y última hoja de colofón, con retrato del autor en madera. Pergamino de época. Primera y única edición, rara y estimada. Buen ejemplar, en su estado original. Algunos defectos en los pliegues de los grandes árboles genealógicos plegados que ilustran la obra. “Las Ilustraciones Genealógicas. de Garibay son una larguísima relación de ascendencias de Felipe II y de las monarquías de su tiempo para demostrar los derechos de su hija Isabel Clara Eugenia al trono de Francia, por un lado y, por otro, para exhibir la grandeza de su linaje regio” [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Delirium Books · Susana Bardón
2015-10-23 11:02:30
PRADES, Jaime
1596 - Escudo Real. VALENCIA, Felipe Mey, 1596. En 4º, pergamino original, 5 h., 500 p., 11 h. Grabados en madera. Palau, 234766: "Libro curioso y raro. Contiene multitud de datos históricos. Al fin van varias poesias en lengua catalana." Magnifico ejemplar. [Attributes: Soft Cover]
Bookseller: C.M.Garrido
2015-10-22 20:18:47
RALEIGH, Sir Walter
London: Robert Robinson,, 1596. with a relation of the great and Golden Citie of Manoa (which the Spanyards call El Dorado) And of the Provinces of Emeria, Arromaia, Amapaia, and other Countries, with their rivers, adjoyning. Small quarto (182 ×135 mm). Old limp blind-stamped vellum. Custom brown morocco box. Woodcut ornament to title, occasional woodcut initials and headpieces. Pale dampstain, final leaf P4 with marginal tears and a chip, wormtrack to inner blank margins of leaves B2-D1, binding soiled and with small tears, front free endpaper relaid, rear endpaper lacking; overall a very good copy with ample margins. First edition, with 12v line 12 beginning "it, there". There were three editions of this work published in the same year, more or less page-for-page reprints but with many minor differences between them sufficient to show that they are distinct editions. Sabin considers this the third, but more recently (1991) the third volume of the revised edition of STC has named this edition as the true first. The caption title on leaf B1r and running titles on pages B2v, B3r, and B4v are in two settings; the caption title reads either "Sir Walter Raleghs discouerie of the golden empire of Guiana." or "The discouerie of Guiana." This copy has the latter setting. "In this work Raleigh gives an account of his second voyage (1595) and seems to confirm the marvellous tales concerning the Spanish city of El Dorado, which he calls by the Indian name 'Manoa'. Camus says he described the country with the exactness of a person who had been born there, but that when he speaks of th … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2015-10-10 00:49:36
Barbianus, M. Vestrius (Dedication and Introduction by); Camillo Graffico; Antonio Tempesta; Francesco Villamena; Giacomo Luna; Leonardo Parasole (Illustrated by)
Bookseller: ERIC CHAIM KLINE, BOOKSELLER (ABAA ILAB) [Santa Monica, CA, U.S.A.]
2015-10-10 00:49:36
Barbianus, M. Vestrius (Dedication and Introduction by); Camillo Graffico; Antonio Tempesta; Francesco Villamena; Giacomo Luna; Leonardo Parasole (Illustrated by)
Romae (Rome): Apud Iacobum Lunam. Impensis Leonardi Parasoli &​ Sociorum, 1596. First edition. Hardcover. poor to vg. Folio (15 1/4 x 10 3/4"). [8], 705, [1]pp. Contemporary gilt-stamped calf, with gold lettering and tooling to spine. Raised bands. Dentelles. Striking floral design painting to paper edges, with head of Christ on fore-edge. Engraved title by Francesco Villamena. Title page in red and black lettering, and highlighted in gold. Decorative initials and tailpiece. Dedication to Pope Clement VIII by M. Vestrius Barbianus, the Papal secretary. Printer's device on last page. Illustrated with no less than 156 magnificent hand-colored in-text engravings, this monumental work is the official and complete liturgy of the Roman Catholic Church. It contains the offices for sacramental and other sacred acts and ceremonies, such as baptism, confirmation, ordination, matrimony, dedication of churches, altars, bells, benediction of crosses, sacred vestures, burials, coronations, etc. Also includes numerous liturgical motets in Latin for Masses, Te Deum, and other religious ceremonies. All the engravings, as well as the decorative initials and the printer's device at rear have been splendidly handcolored by a contemporary previous owner. Binding rubbed along edges. Covers detached, but present. Title page repaired and re-laid. The first 24 leaves are disbound. Pages 15 to 30 heavily sunned, with sporadic holes (thus partly affecting text and some illustrations). Minor to moderate age-toning along paper margin for the remaining pages. Text in Latin. Binding … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ERIC CHAIM KLINE, BOOKSELLER (ABAA ILAB) [Santa Monica, CA, U.S.A.]
2015-10-10 00:49:36
Barbianus, M. Vestrius (Dedication and Introduction by); Camillo Graffico; Antonio Tempesta; Francesco Villamena; Giacomo Luna; Leonardo Parasole (Illustrated by)
Bookseller: ERIC CHAIM KLINE, BOOKSELLER (ABAA ILAB) [Santa Monica, CA, U.S.A.]
2015-10-07 05:33:07
Zürich, [Johannes Wolf], 1596 [Am Ende des Textes 1595]. Kl.4°, 4 Bl. (Bogensignatur A4), Titelholzschnitt, Moderner Kart.-Umschlag, Durchgehend fleckig und einige Marginalen von alter Hand. Preis in CHF: 500. VD 16 Z 622, Vischer N 50. Am Ende des Textes mit Jahreszahl 1595.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Peter Petrej
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2015-10-07 05:33:07
Zürich, [Johannes Wolf], 1596 [Am Ende des Textes 1595] - Kl.4°, 4 Bl. (Bogensignatur A4), Titelholzschnitt, Moderner Kart.-Umschlag, Durchgehend fleckig und einige Marginalen von alter Hand. VD 16 Z 622, Vischer N 50. Am Ende des Textes mit Jahreszahl 1595. 600 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: antiquariat peter petrej
2015-10-05 17:43:19
Prag: N. Pstros 1596. Ursprünglicher PGMt-Einband auf Holzdecken und 4 Bünden, Befestigungschnallen abgerissen ; [8], [22], 422 Seiten, [1], 232 Seiten, [11], [10], 2°, mit gestochenem Titelblatt des zweiten Teils; Titelblatt des ersten Teils fehlt leider; Vorbericht mit handgeschriebener Umschrift und auch Register des zweiten Teils ersetzt. Ganzseitiges Wappen des Königreich Böhmen, zahlreiche Textholzschnitte und Vignetten im Text. Einband etwas berieben, abgegriffen und gelockert; Kopfkapital teilweise eingerissen. Seiten stellenweise gelöst, ganz leicht altersgebräunt und an den Rändern leicht eingerissen; seltene Wurmfraßspuren, sonst guter Zustand, selten! Book Language/s: de, la
Bookseller: Antikvariat Valentinska [Praha, Czech Republic]
2015-09-22 20:00:37
Pietro Andrea Mattioli
Typographica Nicolai Bassaei, Francofurti 1596 - Adiectis in margine variis Graeci Textus lectionibus, ex antiquissimis Codicibus desumptis, qui Dioscoridis deprauatam lectionem restituunt: nunc à Casparo Bavhino D. Botanico et Anatomico Basiliensi Ordinario, Synonymiis quoque Plantarym et Notis Illustrati: Adiectis Plantarum Iconibus. Encuadernación en pergamino actual, formato 22*37 cm. portada grabada, 56 h. 1027 p. 11 h. 236 p. 2 h. xilografías intercaladas en texto de tanta calidad que permitian reconocer las plantas con facilidad. Falto de una hoja del índice y 1 hoja en blanco de la "Apologia". Hoja del índice con restauración en esquina y algo de margen que afecta al texto. Algunas páginas un poco oscurecidas, con algunas leves marcas de agua en margen interior de algunas páginas. Obra en buen estado general [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Librería Anticuaria García Prieto [Spain]
2015-09-19 09:35:35
Besozzi Giovanni Francesco.
per Pandolfo Malatesta 1596 In - 8° (cm. 15,4), legatura coeva in p. pergamena floscia con titolo ms. al dorso e ai tagli; pp. [56] 336 in ottimo stato. Interessante storia di Milano vista attraverso la vita e le opere degli arcivescovi. Prima edizione non comune. Cfr. Lozzi 2601; mentre Piantanida e Haym catalogano solo l'ediz. del 1623. Ottimo esemplare.
Bookseller: Gabriele Maspero Libri Antichi
2015-09-13 11:50:50
Porcacchi, Tommaso
Venice:. 1596.. Fine. An early edition of Tommaso Porcacchi's nautical map, copper engraved and hand colored, of the world as far east as India. From Porcacchi's highly successful pocket size atlas, "L'Isole Piu Famose Del Mondo ... ". Based on Mercator's world map of 1569 and engraved by Girolamo Porro. With North America showing "L'Arcadia", "La Nova Franza", "Nova Spagna" and "La Florida"; with "Terra Incognita" at the bottom of the map. With text below map and on verso in Italian. With rhumb lines. Image size: 6 x 4 1/4". Page size: 7 1/2 x 10 3/4". Shirley: Mapping of the World, 127.
Bookseller: Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints
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2015-09-11 18:17:36
BURGUES (Hieroni Ioan).
Valencia, Petrum Patricium, 1596. - in-8. 8ff. 280pp. Plein veau brun, dos à nerfs, décor à froid sur les plats (Reliure moderne dans le style de l'époque). Edition Originale extrêmement rare de ce manuel linguistique à l'usage des étudiants composé par un professeur de Valencia en Espagne. Le texte en latin contient des passages en langue espagnole. Le privilège est écrit en catalan au bénéfice de "Mossen Heroni Ioan Burgues". Palau cite cet ouvrage sans l'avoir vu, d'après Menendez Pelayo. Petit défaut au titre touchant une lettre. Exemplaire court de marges. Palau, 37470. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Librería Comellas
2015-08-08 08:07:19
SCHWIEBUS (Swiebodzin) / Polen (Polska):
Bookseller: Antiquariat Norbert Haas [Bedburg-Hau, Germany]
2015-08-05 00:32:24
KRETA (Crete) / Griechenland (Greece):
Bookseller: Antiquariat Norbert Haas [Bedburg-Hau, Germany]
2015-05-19 14:55:43
Busbeck, Angerius Ghislain v.
Frankfurt, Andree Wechsels Erben, 1596.. . Äußerst seltene erste deutsche Ausgabe des bedeutenden Gesandtschaftsberichtes in vier Briefen, gesammelt erstmals 1589 in Paris erschienen. Ogier Ghislain de Busbecq (1522 - 1592) war Diplomat in den Diensten der Habsburger in England wie in Spanien. "Im Herbst des Jahres 1554 schickt Ferdinand I. Busbecq als Botschafter zu Süleyman I. nach Konstantinopel, damit er einen Waffenstillstand mit dem Osmanischen Reich aushandele, um das geschwächte Reich der Habsburger zu entlasten. Busbecq bricht am 23. November 1554 von Wien auf und reist mit seinem Gefolge im Wagen zunächst nach Buda, von dort auf der Donau nach Belgrad, anschließend wieder auf dem Landweg über Nisch, Sofia und Adrianopel nach Konstantinopel. Am 20. Januar 1555 in Konstantinopel angekommen, findet Busbecq den Sultan jedoch nicht in seiner Residenz vor. Er erfährt, dass sich Sultan Suleiman gerade auf Reisen in Kleinasien befindet, so dass er ihm weit in den Osten, in die alte Königsstadt Amasya, nachreisen muss. Nach dreiwöchigem Warten reist Busbecq ihm über Ankara hinterher, um schließlich am 7. April 1555 in Amasya in einer Audienz mit dem Sultan einen sechsmonatigen Waffenstillstand auszuhandeln. Als er den Sultan endlich antrifft, hat dieser augenscheinlich gerade keine Lust auf Friedensgespräche und weist ihn mit den Worten 'Güzel, Güzel', 'schön, schön', ab. Zum Trost schenkt er Busbecq ein paar Tulpen- und Hyazinthenzwiebeln, dazu einige Fliederpflänzchen. All dies bringt Busbecq mit nach Hause und führt diese Pflanzen unter Vermittlung seines Freundes Charl … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Wolfgang Braecklein
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2015-04-23 16:14:15
PIAZZETTA, Giovanni Battista (1682-1754)
IN-FOLIO OBLUNGO, M. PELLE COEVA, DORSO A 5 NERVI DECORATI IN ORO. BELLA ANTIPORTA ALLEGORICA INCISA A PIENA PAGINA, FRONTESPIZIO IN ROSSO E NERO CON UNA VIGNETTA ALLA BASE, DEDICA A CARLO CONTE SIGNORE DE FIRMIAN (2 FF.) PREFAZIONE DELL' EDITORE (1F.), MEMORIE INTORNO ALLA VITA DI G.B. PIAZZETTA (3 F.). ASSOCIATI ALLA PRESENTE OPERA (1 F.), TESTO (12 F.), E 48 (24+24) SPLENDIDE TAVOLE INCISE AL TRATTO E AL BULINO DA FRANCESCO BORTOLOZZI E MARCO PITTERI. IL TESTO È ADORNO DI UNA GRANDE BELLA TESTATA, INIZIALI ISTORIATE, UN FINALETTO È DELL' AUTORITRATTO DEL PIAZZETTA, LA SOLA INCISIONE MAI ESEGUITA DALL' ARTISTA, FIRMATA E DATATA. EDIZIONE ORIGINALE RARISSIMA PUBBLICATA IN 107 ESEMPLARI DESTINATI AI SOTTOSCRITTORI IN CARTA GREVE IMMACOLATA. CICOGNARA, 345. UNIVERSAL CATALOGUE OF BOOKS ON ART, II, P. 1596.
Bookseller: Brighenti libri esauriti e rari
2015-04-16 13:47:03
Merckel, Heinrich
Magdeburg, J. Francke, 1596. 76 Blätter mit Titel in Rot- und Schwarzdruck und zahlr. ornamentalen Initialen und Vignetten. Halbleder des 19. Jahrhunderts mit Rückenvergoldung, Kl.4°. - Jöcher III, 456; VD 16 M 4799; vgl. Schottenloher 25653. - Bericht des früheren Magdeburgischen Staatssekretärs, der selbst an zahlreichen Verhandlungen der Kriegsparteien beteiligt war. Zugleich Geschichte Magdeburgs während der Reformation und des Schmalkaldischen Krieges, besonders aber der Belagerung und schließlichen Einnahme durch Kurfürst Moritz von Sachsen im Auftrage des Kaisers. Der protestantische Herzog Moritz von Sachsen war Oberhaupt der albertinischen Linie der sächsischen Herzöge. - Etwas gebräunt, sonst jedoch in sauberer, sehr guter Erhaltung.
Bookseller: Buch & Kunst Antiquariat Flotow GmbH
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2015-03-24 07:34:37
Xenophon:
Frankfurt, apud A. Wecheli heredes, C. Marnium et J. Aubrium, 1596.. 2 Tle. in 1 Band. Mit Holzschnitt-Druckermarke auf beiden Titeln Bl. 15 des Index. 6 Bll., 1013 S., Spp. 1014-1213, 29 Bll. Kalbslederband des 17. Jhdts. über 6 erhabenen Bünden, Rücken und Decken mit goldgepr. semis de fleurs-de-lys, beide Decken mit gr. goldgepr. Wappensupralibros des Parlaments der Normandie. 34,5 x 23 cm. VD16 X 10; Dibdin, II 567; Olivier pl.1088; Graesse VI/2, 483-484; Brunet, V, 1490: "Le savants font cas de cette édition, et la préférent meme à celle de 1625". - Zweite Ausgabe der Übersetzung von Johannes Löwenklau (latinisiert Leunclavius; 1533-1593) durch Wechels Erben. Der zweite Teil betitelt "Operum Xenophontis atheniensis, viri maximi…" und datiert 1594, was der Erstausgabe entspricht. Die vorliegende Ausgabe nutzte Antoine Estienne für seine berühmte, 1625 erschienene Edition. Mit zweispaltigem griech.-latein. Text; nach S. 1013 Wechsel zur Spaltenzählung. - Mit vor dem Titel gebundenem Widmungsblatt an den Schüler des Erzbischöflichen Kollegs der Jesuiten in Rouen, Gabriel Boffinet, signiert am 20. August 1680 vom Vorsteher Charles Delaistre, der dieses Geschenkexemplar des Parlaments an den erfolgreichen Absolventen des zweiten Jahres überreichte. Mit gedecktem Papiersiegel. - Mit einigen wenigen Unterstreichungen. Wenige Bll. etwas feuchtfleckig. Insgesamt sehr gutes und außergewöhnlich attraktiv gebundenes Exemplar!
Bookseller: Antiquariat Turszynski
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2015-03-15 23:19:46
GRANDS-JOURS DE LYON (1596)
Lyon: Thibaud Ancelin, 1596. FIRST EDITION. 8vo., 3 parts in 1 volume. I: 1 f. (tear through title-page), 6 pp. II: pp. 3-7. III: 5 pp. including separate title-page. Old blue wrappers, preserved in fitted cloth case (Cloverleaf Studios) SAMMELBAND OF THREE RARE 16TH-CENTURY "ARRETS" FROM THE "GRANDS-JOURS DE LYON" ISSUED IN THE YEAR OF ITS CREATION (1596). * "The Grands-Jours were assizes or extraordinary sessions, which the parliaments and other superior courts held, from time to time, in some city within their jurisdiction, at a distance from their ordinary place of sitting, to hear the complaints which the inhabitants of the province might make against the judges and other judicial officers who had jurisdiction there; and to procure, by their presence, expedition in the dispatch of affairs, and particularly of criminal causes, &c. The rare occurrence and solemnity of these assizes, together with the importance of the causes tried therein, and the rank of the persons by whom they were held, probably gave rise to the appellation of Grands-Jours. [...] Charles le Bel caused some Grands-Jours to be held at Paris, to inquire into the conduct of certain individuals accused of malversation; they were capitally punished. The Grands-Jours, which were held after that time in other cities, were established by letters-patent and commission of the king, to decide, in the last resort, on criminal causes, and civil causes to a certain amount, in the provinces, bailiwicks, seneschalsies and 'pays' named in the king's letters, and only during the time appointed by the same. It was par … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Michael Laird Rare Books LLC
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2015-03-11 12:08:04
Hager, M. Conrad:
Konstanz, Straub 1596.. 4 Teile (in 1 Band). gr.8°. 3 Bll., 156 Bll., 39 Bll., 133 (i. e. 131) Bll.,76 Bll., 14 Bll. Register. Holzdeckel über 4 Bünde und blindgepr. Leder mit Schliessen. (sehr guter Zustand) Auflage:0. VD 16 H 182. Sehr seltene Ausgabe dieses Einblickes in das Klosterleben der beginnenden Neuzeit. Diente möglicherweise zur Einrichtung eines Franziskaner-Klosters in Überlingen. "Von wegen des verstorbenen Magisters Conrad Hager, Priester und ehemaliger Kaplan zu Überlingen und Stiftungsexekutor, vereinbart Gall Hager mit Hans Maurwetzler zu Hohentengen, der der genannten Stiftung aufgrund der Abrechnung vom 27. Oktober 1601 über 493 fl schuldig ist, daß er 300 fl verzinsen und den Rest in Jahresraten von 10 fl zurückzahlen soll".
Bookseller: AEGIS Buch - und Kunstantiquariat Einzel
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2015-03-08 14:38:04
Xenophon:
Frankfurt, apud A. Wecheli heredes, C. Marnium et J. Aubrium, 1596.. 2 Tle. in 1 Band. Mit Holzschnitt-Druckermarke auf beiden Titeln Bl. 15 des Index. 6 Bll., 1013 S., Spp. 1014-1213, 29 Bll. Kalbslederband des 17. Jhdts. über 6 erhabenen Bünden, Rücken und Decken mit goldgepr. semis de fleurs-de-lys, beide Decken mit gr. goldgepr. Wappensupralibros des Parlaments der Normandie. 34,5 x 23 cm.. VD16 X 10; Dibdin, II 567; Olivier pl.1088; Graesse VI/2, 483-484; Brunet, V, 1490: "Le savants font cas de cette edition, et la preferent meme a celle de 1625". - Zweite Ausgabe der Übersetzung von Johannes Löwenklau (latinisiert Leunclavius; 1533-1593) durch Wechels Erben. Der zweite Teil betitelt "Operum Xenophontis atheniensis, viri maximi " und datiert 1594, was der Erstausgabe entspricht. Die vorliegende Ausgabe nutzte Antoine Estienne für seine berühmte, 1625 erschienene Edition. Mit zweispaltigem griech.-latein. Text; nach S. 1013 Wechsel zur Spaltenzählung. - Mit vor dem Titel gebundenem Widmungsblatt an den Schüler des Erzbischöflichen Kollegs der Jesuiten in Rouen, Gabriel Boffinet, signiert am 20. August 1680 vom Vorsteher Charles Delaistre, der dieses Geschenkexemplar des Parlaments an den erfolgreichen Absolventen des zweiten Jahres überreichte. Mit gedecktem Papiersiegel. - Mit einigen wenigen Unterstreichungen. Wenige Bll. etwas feuchtfleckig. Insgesamt sehr gutes und außergewöhnlich attraktiv gebundenes Exemplar!
Bookseller: Antiquariat Uwe Turszynski
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2015-03-02 14:40:30
[HOTELS, CABARETS, and TAVERNS]. France, Laws & Edicts (9 Jan. 1596 - Follambray)
S.l. (Paris): s.n., 1596. ONLY EDITION. IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. 12mo. COLLATION: A4 + [B]2 = 6 ff., COMPLETE. Paginated [1], 2-11, [1] pp. (final blank).With large woodcut culs-de-lamp on A1. UNBOUND as issued, with the edges untrimmed. Final two pages with discoloration along early fold, affecting three lines of text with loss of a few letters. Preserved in a fitted cloth case by Cloverleaf Studio No other copy seems to be recorded. * Extremely early Royal edicts and regulations for Cabarets, Taverns, and Hotels, with special consideration given to issues of taxation. Herein are precise tax figures and detailed methods of payment (including penalties for non-payment) toward taxes on food and wine. Of particular interest: the capacity of Judges to rule on various crimes committed by the proprietors of said businesses, as well as the functions of the "Huissiers" and "Sergents" (two of the least-important officeholders appointed by the King). * Our pamphlet must be closely related to the unique Royal Act (Folembray: January 17, 1596) Edict, held by the Bibliotheque Nationale de France, namely the "Lettres de jussion rendues pour l'execution du reglement donne sur le fait des hôtelleries, cabarets et tavernes et pour le recouvrement de la finance de ceux qui n'ont pas paye leurs taxes ou qui ont refuse de le faire" (S.l., n.d.) -- the BnF example is paginated "17-23 pp." (sic) and therefore must have been extracted from a larger work, whereas ours is obviously a singular publishing effort. * In outstanding original condition.
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2015-02-18 11:46:36
SIRIGATTI, Lorenzo
1596. SIRIGATTI, Lorenzo. La pratica di prospettiva. Comprised of engraved title-page, 3 ff. text, 65 engraved plates (including the engraved half-title for the Libro Secondo), plus a woodcut printer's device at the end of the Libro Primo. Text on the verso of all plates in the first book with exception of plates 20, 22, 24, 26, 28, 34, and 43, no text in the second book. Folio, 403 x 265 mm, bound in English eighteenth-century calf, red morocco spine label stamped in gilt. Venice: Girolamo Franceschi, 1596. |~||~||~||~||~| First Edition, dedicated to Ferdinando de' Medici by Sirigatti on 20 July 1596. La pratica di prospettiva is considered by many to be one of the most elegant works on perspective, and places Lorenzo Sirigatti among the important writers of his time on the subject: Barbaro, Vignola, and Egnatio Danti. "Questa è la più elegante delle edizioni di libri prospettici pei tipi, pei caratteri, per la carta" (Cicognara). The work is at once attractive and instructive. Libro Primo begins with twelve plates discussing the basics, depicting simple geometrical forms and their perspectival projections. This is followed by a series of 31 increasingly more complicated projections of stairs, facades, theater floor plans, column designs, portals, a lute, and a violin. The Millard catalogue draws specific attention to Sirigatti's contribution to stage design in the first book, noting that "he is the first to mention that the full effect of the perspective frame, for instance in a stage set, can be enjoyed only by those sitting along the main axis." This is demonstrated on … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2015-02-11 12:25:20
Francescani, Bonaventura:
Placentiae, apud Ioannem Bzachium, 1596.. Format: 21 x 15 cm. [8], 44, 355, [133] pp. Mit Titelholzschnitt. Halbpergamentband um 1700. *Frühe Ausgabe der Statuten des Franzsikanerordens, recht selten. - Titelblatt unten mit Rundstempel. Text leicht gebräunt, wenige Blatt auch mit kleinen Wasserrändern an den Ecken. Insgesamt gut erhalten.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Braun
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2015-01-14 15:12:50
Gallo Agostino
Appresso Domenico Imberti, In Venetia, 1596. In-4° (215x150mm), pp. (16), 434, cartonatura alla rustica settecentesca con titolo manoscritto in antico al dorso. Impresa xilografica al frontespizio con figura allegorica muliebre simboleggiante la Speranza. Testatine, capilettera e finalini istoriati xilograficamente; carattere romano e corsivo. Ampio indice preliminare bicolonne delle cose notabili. In fine, 19 xilografie a piena pagina con raffigurazione di lavori e strumenti agricoli e preposti alla fabbricazione del vino, all'apicoltura, ecc. Qualche lieve arrossatura. Bellissimo esemplare. Pregevole riedizione veneziana di questo classico della trattatistica agricola rinascimentale pubblicato per la prima volta nel 1550. L'autore (Cadignano, Brescia, 1499-Brescia, 1570), rinomato agronomo, tratta estesamente delle pratiche agricole, della viticoltura, dell'enologia, dei giardini, dei cedri e degli alberi da frutta, dell'allevamento delle vacche e dei buoi, delle pecore e delle capre, dei cavalli, degli asini e dei muli, dell'apicoltura, dei bachi da seta, ecc. Rinomato agronomo, membro dell'Accademia degli Occulti, introdusse in Italia la coltivazione del trifoglio e del riso. Arricchitosi con il commercio di tessuti, acquistò una proprietà terriera presso Poncarale, dedicandosi ai piaceri della vita di campagna e alla stesura del presente trattato. Cfr. Ceresoli, p. 265. Lastri, 58. Ceresoli, p. 263. Paleari,197. Westbury, p. 110. Rothamsted, p. 265. Mortimer, 205. Hunt Botanical Catalogue, I, 189 (ed. 1610). Brunet, II, 1467. B.I.N.G., 878. Moretti, p. 314. Niccoli, p. … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Gilibert Libreria Antiquaria (ILAB-LILA) [Torino, ><, Italy]
2014-12-23 20:50:54
Bohemica, Prager Druckerin!, Festbuch, Hochzeit - Schwartzmaier von Schwartzenau:
Prag, Anna Schumann, 1596.. 4°, circa 19,2 x 14,8 cm. 44 Blatt mit 3 grossen Wappenkupfern; 16 Blatt Neuerer Umschlag. Hejnic-Martinek, Enchiridion V, 85. - Nicht bei Knihopis, im BMC und bei Adams. Seltene erste Ausgabe dieser Festschrift zur Hochzeit von Ludwig Schwarzmaier, Graf von Palatina und Kanzler des böhmischen Berufungsgerichtes in Prag mit Anna Maria, Tochter von Johann Wolfgang Freymon, Reichskanzler in Wien. - Unter den Verfassern der ca. 30 Gedichte zahlreiche Juristen und Gelehrte wie Nikolaus Reusner, Johannes Langer, Johannes Link, Hieronymus Arconatus, Janus Gruter, Georg Rorer, Marquard Freher, Johannes Wanckel und Paul Melissus. - Anna Schumann übernahm 1594 die Presse ihres Mannes Johannes und druckte bis 1602. Sie war offenbar eine der wenigen Frauen in der Prager Druckgeschichte des 16. Jahrhunderts. - Leicht gebräunt, sonst gut erhalten.
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2014-12-11 21:58:34
DANTE Alighieri [1265-1321]
In Venetia [Venice]: Appresso Gio. Battista, & Gio. Bernardo Sessa, Fratelli, 1596.In Venetia [Venice]: Appresso Gio. Battista, & Gio. Bernardo Sessa, Fratelli, 1596. , 1596., Folio. Ff. [28], 163, [4], 164-392. Woodcut medallion portrait of Dante within ornamental frame on title page, and 96 woodcut illustrations (3 full-page, including 12 repetitions). Grotesque and arabesque woodcut headpieces, historiated initials, Sessa cat device on verso of last leaf. Text in italic type set within double-column commentary in Roman type. Bound in later (18th century) vellum with 19th-century red leather label (partially eroded), page edges stained red (faded), with old ink manuscript title on lower edge of text block. Binding a little soiled with short split in lower front joint. Intermittent toning to leaves, occasional marginal foxing, and light marginal dampstaining toward rear, cobweb worming to upper portion of leaves 273-293 with some loss of text, but overall a nice clean copy in a handsome, well-preserved binding. The Third Sansovino Edition. First published by the Sessa brothers in Venice in 1564, the celebrated edition of Dante edited by Francesco Sansovino (1521-1583) brings together the commentaries of Christopher Landino, originally published in Florence in 1481, and Alessandro Vellutello, which first appeared in the edition published by Francesco Marcolini in Venice, 1544. The attractive wood cuts used by the Sessas in all three folio editions are from the original blocks cut for Marcolini's 1544 edition, though the number of illustrations was increased through repe … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2014-12-10 00:40:22
DANTE Alighieri [1265-1321]
Appresso Gio. Battista, & Gio. Bernardo Sessa, Fratelli, In Venetia [Venice]. , 1596., Folio. Ff. [28], 163, [4], 164-392. Woodcut medallion portrait of Dante within ornamental frame on title page, and 96 woodcut illustrations (3 full-page, including 12 repetitions). Grotesque and arabesque woodcut headpieces, historiated initials, Sessa cat device on verso of last leaf. Text in italic type set within double-column commentary in Roman type. Bound in later (18th century) vellum with 19th-century red leather label (partially eroded), page edges stained red (faded), with old ink manuscript title on lower edge of text block. Binding a little soiled with short split in lower front joint. Intermittent toning to leaves, occasional marginal foxing, and light marginal dampstaining toward rear, cobweb worming to upper portion of leaves 273-293 with some loss of text, but overall a nice clean copy in a handsome, well-preserved binding. The Third Sansovino Edition. First published by the Sessa brothers in Venice in 1564, the celebrated edition of Dante edited by Francesco Sansovino (1521-1583) brings together the commentaries of Christopher Landino, originally published in Florence in 1481, and Alessandro Vellutello, which first appeared in the edition published by Francesco Marcolini in Venice, 1544. The attractive wood cuts used by the Sessas in all three folio editions are from the original blocks cut for Marcolini's 1544 edition, though the number of illustrations was increased through repetition. Adams D111. BM STC Italian p. 210. Brunet II 504. Graesse II 3 30. Mortimer, Harvard … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2014-12-10 00:40:22
DANTE Alighieri [1265-1321]
Appresso Gio. Battista, & Gio. Bernardo Sessa, Fratelli, In Venetia [Venice]. , 1596., Folio. Ff. [28], 163, [4], 164-392. Woodcut medallion portrait of Dante within ornamental frame on title page, and 96 woodcut illustrations (3 full-page, including 12 repetitions). Grotesque and arabesque woodcut headpieces, historiated initials, Sessa cat device on verso of last leaf. Text in italic type set within double-column commentary in Roman type. Bound in later (18th century) vellum with 19th-century red leather label (partially eroded), page edges stained red (faded), with old ink manuscript title on lower edge of text block. Binding a little soiled with short split in lower front joint. Intermittent toning to leaves, occasional marginal foxing, and light marginal dampstaining toward rear, cobweb worming to upper portion of leaves 273-293 with some loss of text, but overall a nice clean copy in a handsome, well-preserved binding. The Third Sansovino Edition. First published by the Sessa brothers in Venice in 1564, the celebrated edition of Dante edited by Francesco Sansovino (1521-1583) brings together the commentaries of Christopher Landino, originally published in Florence in 1481, and Alessandro Vellutello, which first appeared in the edition published by Francesco Marcolini in Venice, 1544. The attractive wood cuts used by the Sessas in all three folio editions are from the original blocks cut for Marcolini's 1544 edition, though the number of illustrations was increased through repetition. Adams D111. BM STC Italian p. 210. Brunet II 504. Graesse II 3 30. Mortimer, Harvard … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Contact Editions, ABAC, ILAB [Toronto, ON, Canada]
2014-12-10 00:40:22
DANTE Alighieri [1265-1321]
Appresso Gio. Battista, & Gio. Bernardo Sessa, Fratelli, In Venetia [Venice]. , 1596., Folio. Ff. [28], 163, [4], 164-392. Woodcut medallion portrait of Dante within ornamental frame on title page, and 96 woodcut illustrations (3 full-page, including 12 repetitions). Grotesque and arabesque woodcut headpieces, historiated initials, Sessa cat device on verso of last leaf. Text in italic type set within double-column commentary in Roman type. Bound in later (18th century) vellum with 19th-century red leather label (partially eroded), page edges stained red (faded), with old ink manuscript title on lower edge of text block. Binding a little soiled with short split in lower front joint. Intermittent toning to leaves, occasional marginal foxing, and light marginal dampstaining toward rear, cobweb worming to upper portion of leaves 273-293 with some loss of text, but overall a nice clean copy in a handsome, well-preserved binding. The Third Sansovino Edition. First published by the Sessa brothers in Venice in 1564, the celebrated edition of Dante edited by Francesco Sansovino (1521-1583) brings together the commentaries of Christopher Landino, originally published in Florence in 1481, and Alessandro Vellutello, which first appeared in the edition published by Francesco Marcolini in Venice, 1544. The attractive wood cuts used by the Sessas in all three folio editions are from the original blocks cut for Marcolini's 1544 edition, though the number of illustrations was increased through repetition. Adams D111. BM STC Italian p. 210. Brunet II 504. Graesse II 3 30. Mortimer, Harvard … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Contact Editions, ABAC, ILAB [Toronto, ON, Canada]
2014-12-04 14:43:28
CONESTAGGIO, Girolamo Franchi.
Cioranesco 16480; cf. Adams C2502-2503 (Italian eds.). First edition of the French translation by Thomas Nardin of an extensive history of the Portuguese empire. The preliminaries include the dedication, note to the reader, a chronological annotated list of the rulers of Portugal. Laudatory poems follow, about the death of King Sebastion and succession of King Philip, and about the present translation and its translator. The main text gives the history chronologically from beginnings to the 1580s, including information about Portuguese relations with the Moors in Africa. An alphabetical table of contents, the imprimateur of the city of Besançon and a list of errata conclude the book. With 1 quire somewhat browned, a corner torn off the last printed leaf, affecting 2 letters of a heading, and a few water stains and marginal restorations, but still in good condition. Binding somewhat soiled. A classic history of Portugal in its first French edition.
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2014-12-01 21:01:24
RUFO, Juan
Toledo, Pero Rodríguez 1596 - 8º menor (14,5 x 9,5 cm) 8 h. h. inc. port. con escudo real en madera, 270 fols. Pergamino del siglo XVII, rotulación posterior en lomo; estuche en holandesa, lomo en piel con adornos dorados. Edición príncipe de la obra más afamada del poeta crodobés y que supone una de las primeras muestras del género epigramático o paremiológico en la literatura española. Recoge 707 sentencias y máximas morales. Muestran la amplia experiencia vital de Rufo y se presentan en un estilo discreto dichos, aforismos, breves y brillantes reflexiones, en las que, además de la sagacidad y sensibilidad de su autor, se encierra la vida cotidiana de una época. La disposición de las máximas es la de breves anécdotas selladas con un dicho agudo. Como tantas otras obras de la literatura de los Siglos de Oro, constituye un breviario y boceto de las costumbres y usos de la época y revelan ingenio y donaire en el autor. Fue cronista de Juan de Austria, al que acompañó en la campaña de Granada contra los moriscos sublevados en 1568, y con quien compartió galera en la batalla de Lepanto. Su obra fue elogiada por Cervantes en el escrutinio de la biblioteca de Don Quijote. Es obra rara, de la que el CCPB sólo recoge cinco ejemplares en bibliotecas españolas. Salvá: “Los poquísimos ejemplares que se conocen de esta obra suelen estar faltos de la hojita de los preliminares.” Pérez Pastor, 421; Palau, 281192; Salvá, 2152. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Delirium Books · Susana Bardón
2014-12-01 21:01:24
ERCILLA Y ÇUÑIGA, Alonso de
Perpiñán, Sanson Arbus 1596 - 12º (13,9 x 7,3 cm) 17 h. inc. port., 323 fols., y 2 h. Pergamino de época. Tercera edición completa, con las tres partes. En treinta y siete cantos, en octavas reales, se narra la conquista española de las tierras araucanas dentro del territorio que hoy ocupa Chile. La empresa abarcó los gobiernos de Pedro de Valdivia y García Hurtado de Mendoza, a quien el propio Alonso de Ercilla acompañó hasta territorio chileno, en 1557. El autor tuvo presente la norma reconocida por los cronistas de las historias verdaderas de Indias, que exigía adtestatio rei visae, la verdad de lo visto y lo vivido. En 1569, en el taller madrileño de Pierres Cossin, fue impresa por primera vez la primera parte de La Araucana. La distancia espacial y temporal con respecto a los hechos en ella narrados, le había permitido a Alonso de Ercilla reelaborar el material acopiado en el escenario americano hasta dotarlo de la forma poética y el propósito último pretendidos. El éxito de la publicación no se vio defraudado por el que obtuvieron la segunda parte, en 1578, reimpresa ese mismo año, y la tercera, ya en 1589. En 1590, en Madrid, por Pedro Madrigal, se publican la tres partes juntas. Del inmediato éxito editorial dan cuenta las cifras: se contabilizan dieciocho ediciones de La Araucana hasta 1632. Perfecto ejemplar, en su estado original. Palau, 80420; Salvá, 581 [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Delirium Books · Susana Bardón
2014-11-27 23:19:26
Sebastiano Medici
FLORENTIAE: APUD GEORGIUM MARESCOTUM, 1596. In 8. Dim. 22x16 cm. Pp. 28 (n.n.)+255+1 (n.n.). Interessante e rara opera completa in un volume di diritto scritta da Sebastiano Medici (m. 1595). Medici riporta le decisioni della rota romana nelle provincie delle Marche nel periodo quasi contemporaneo al libro (1589-1590). L'autore analizza ogni decisione riportando il nome del giudice e dell'imputato ed esponendo la causa. Tra le cause prese in considerazione: eredità, libero arbitrio, buona fede, diritto familiare, cause in tribunale, contratti, crediti, donazioni, scomunica, fideicommissi, possessione, processi, simulazione nelle prove, sentenze, statuti, testamenti ecc... Bello stemma del dedicatario Alessandro sul verso del frontespizio. Bellissime lettere iniziali decorate. Esemplate collazionato. Legatura in piena pergamena coeva. Non comune, alto valore. Copertina in piena pergamena coeva con titolo manoscritto al dorso in buone condizioni generali con lievi usure ai margini e dorso. Legatura quasi assente. All'interno le pagine si presentano in mediocri condizioni con fioriture. Gora d'umidità che attraverso tutto il volume causando ondulamento delle pagine e piccole perdite di testo alle prime 10 pp. Usure al margine destro delle pagine da 195 sino alla fine senza perdita di testo. Interesting and scarce complete work in one volume of right written by Sebastiano Medici (m. 1595). Medici writes down the decision of roman rota in the provinces of Marche in the period almost contemporary to the book (1589-1590). The author analyzes each decision with the name of the judg … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2014-11-24 15:01:24
Braun & Hogenberg
Cologne, 1596. A handsome panoramic prospect of the northeast French city of Cambrai, from "Civitates Orbis Terrarum", in the original color. With strongly graphic element of the moat and wall surrounding the city, coming to arrow headed points, and with 'La Citadelle' at the east, within its own graphicly exciting arrow headed enclosure. White country lanes cross green meadows towards the city. Central cartouche with architectural elements, two coats of arms, and a legend of important buildings at the lower left. Reference: Fauser, A. 2262. Image size 17 1/2 x 13 1/4". In very good condition. Published by George Braun (1541-1622) and Frans Hogenberg (1535-1590).
Bookseller: Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints, ABAA [Garrison, NY, U.S.A.]
2014-11-19 16:40:07
DUBRAVIUS, J.
Noribergae, Paulus Kauffmann, 1596. Small-8vo (156 x 95mm). pp. 168, with woodcut title vignette. Contemporary vellum. Early work on fishing and the cultivation of fish in ponds. "Das älteste gedruckte Teichwirtschaftsbuch, geschrieben von Johannes Gottes Gnaden Bischof von Olmütz an Franciscus Thurzo aus derselben Gnade Bischof von Neutra. Dieses Buch wurde erstmals in Breslau im Jahre 1547 und 1552 in lateinischer Sprache herausgegeben es erliebte vier Auflagen und wurde in die englische, polnische und deutsche Sprache übersetzt. Das noch heute verwertbare Buch wurde zu seiner Zeit viel gelesen..."(Huber 100). Dubravius may be the first writer to use the word Trutta (trout).//Mulder Bosgoed, 'Bibliotheca ichthyologica et piscatoria', 69 (quoting the edition of 1559); Westwood p. 81.
Bookseller: Antiquariaat JUNK B.V. (Natural History
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2014-11-19 07:53:48
Braun und Hogenberg
Köln 1596. Karte zeigt die Stadt Camrai in Flandern aus der Vogelschau, Aus 'Civitates Orbis Terrarum', altkoloriert, Kupferstich, 33 x 44. Zustand: Perfekt, dem Alter entsprechend
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2014-11-08 19:35:28
Mornay, Philippe
Paris, Guillaume Avvray, and Nicolas de Lovvain 1596. 3 works in 1 binding, (4) 185, 132 p., 41 folia. Contemporary Leather, giltedged, 12° (the spine is repaired with preservation of the old one).
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2014-10-31 19:50:19
Lemnius, Levinus, Rueo, Francisco
Ex Officiana Paltheniana, sumtibus viduae Petri Fischeri, 1596. Condition: Binding clean and tight, pages cropped at top edge but main text not affected, final leaf cropped at fore-edge thus possibly a little text affected, in very good condition. Title page for 'De Gemmis...' with engraved vignette, starts at page 173 and runs to 255, followed by Lemnio's 'De Astrologia...' which ends at page 288, all latin text including margin notes.
Bookseller: Keogh's Books [United Kingdom]
2014-10-22 19:18:45
Diez, Felipe (ca. 1550-1601)
[Lundini] : apud Petrum Landry, 1596. Binding copy in the original aniline calf over boards. Lacks spine, with binding intact. Blind-tooled motifs and borders to panels. Remains of cord ties to panel margins. Panel edges rubbed and worn, with considerable surface wear to panels. Shadow staining evident throughout - text unaffected. Previous owner's inscription to title page. Physical description: 1v. : [14], 514p. 23cm. Subjects: Preaching - Handbooks, manuals, etc - Early works to 1800. Sermons - Early works to 1800. Title pages in red and black with publisher's device. Historiated initials. Language: Latin. 2 Kg. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: MW Books Ltd [New York, NY, U.S.A.]
2014-10-14 19:06:52
Kriegswirtschaft
. . VD 17 3:002444U - nicht in Kress.- Seltene erste deutsche Ausgabe.- Erstmals in französischer Sprache erschienene Schrift zur Kriegswirtschaft Frankreichs.- Enthält die Berichte der Kosten, Größe und Zusammenstellung der in den Jahren 1596 bis 1677 eingesetzten Armeen sowie einen Anhang mit den Gedenkschriften des Herzogs Maximilien de Bethune Sully.- Mit umfangreichem Register.- Etw. gebräunt, sonst gutes Exemplar.# Extracts in translation from Sully's Memoires; translations of French military financing orders from 1651 to 1677.
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2014-09-30 23:52:20
Rainolds (John)
Joseph Barnes, 1596. lacking initial blank, faint browning around edges of last few leaves at either end pp. xiv, 646, square 8vo, recent half calf, original red stain to edges, good. 'Partly in order to continue channelling his proven disputatious skills against the Catholic church, Walsingham resolved in 1586 to endow at Oxford a special lectureship in controversial theology earmarked for Rainolds - who had in the meantime been licensed for the degree of DTh on 14 June 1585 - and convocation readily acquiesced. Walsingham promised to pay Rainolds £20 per annum and the latter, weary of the continued dissensions at Corpus, availed himself of the opportunity and resigned his fellowship in 1588, moving to Queen's College, where the provost, Henry Robinson, arranged room and board for him. Rainolds reciprocated by taking an active part in teaching at Queen's. 'Rainolds lectured three times a week during term, drawing consistently large audiences: 'never were any lectures in our memory so frequented as these in that university', wrote Daniel Featley, 'nor any in Cambridge, save those of Dr. [William] Whitaker' (Abel redivivus, 2.226). The lectures specifically targeted the Jesuit Robert Bellarmine, then a professor of theology at the Gregorian University in Rome. Walsingham instructed his agents at Rome to send him transcripts of the lectures that Bellarmine delivered there and, upon arrival, they were forwarded to Rainolds for immediate public rebuttal. Of particular interest to Rainolds was the refutation of Bellarmine's attempt to make the Apocryphal books an integral part o … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2014-09-29 20:59:50
Linschoten, Jan Huygen van:
Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana [New Haven, CT, U.S.A.]
2014-09-26 14:20:23
MADARIAGA, Fr. Juan de.
Bookseller: Richard C. Ramer Old and Rare Books [New York, NY, U.S.A.]
2014-09-24 19:07:06
Albertus Magnus:
Frankfurt, Christian Egenolffs Erben, 1596. Klein-8°. 180 (recte 181) S., 7 n.n. S. Register. Mit 79 Textholzschnitten. Halbleinwandband des 19. Jahrhunderts. VD 16 A 1458. - Becker, Amman 34. - Dritte Ausgabe mit den Holzschnitten von Jost Amman. Im Titel abweichend gegenüber der Ausgabe 1581 bei Feyerabend und der Ausgabe von 1608 bei Tampachs. Hier ohne den Titelholzschnitt, jedoch wie in den anderen Ausgaben mit den 22 Pflanzendarstellungen. Mit 21 (davon 2 grösseren) Tierdarstellungen, kleinen Holzschnittvignetten über die Edelsteine sowie mit Holzschnitten im "Regiment der Pestilenz". Albertus Magnus (eigentlich Albertus Bollstädt) (1193-1280) verfasste das erste Aufklärungsbuch des Mittelalters. Sämtliche deutschsprachigen Ausgaben seiner Bücher sind Bearbeitungen aus den Handschriften. Während man von Albertus Magnus Texten im 15. Jahrhundert über 50 verschiedene Ausgaben nachweisen kann, verändert sich im 16. Jahrhundert der Charakter der Texte zum Volksbuch. Das in 6 Bücher, und einem Tractat zum Aderlassen, aufgeteilte Werk behandelt im 1. Buch die Schwangerschaft und die Geburt sowie deren Komplikationen. Mit einer Reihe von Holzschnitten, die die verschiedenen Lagen des Foetus zeigen. Das 2. Buch über die Heilkräuter, das 3. Buch über die Edelsteine und ihren Einfluss, das 4. Buch von den Tieren, das 5. Buch mit einer Auswahl von Rezepten. Das 6. Buch beschreibt das Verhalten gegenüber der Pest mit einer Anleitung zu Speisen, zur Hygiene und Prävention. Im Anhang findet sich "eine nützliche Lasstafel", eine Anleitung über den Aderlass. - Titelblatt leicht anges … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Daniel Thierstein [Bern, Switzerland]
2014-08-28 13:52:28
. Universi Orbis descriptio. Kupferstich-Karte v. Girolamo Porro aus Giovanni Antonio Magini "Geographiae Universae". Venedig 1596 14 x 18 cm (Plattenrand) - wir garantieren für die Echtheit. Shirley 195.- Rare first edition; without text on verso.- The Magini's 1596 edition of Geographiae was the first reduced size version of Mercator's atlas.
Bookseller: Kunsthandlung Johannes Müller
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2014-08-19 14:10:25
PHAEDRUS.
Bodeman, Das illustrierte Fabelbuch, 75.1; Fabula Docet 68; Landwehr, Emblem books Low Countries F143; for Hagen: Thieme-Becker XV, p. 461; Wurzbach II, p. 632; not in Checklist Aesopic fables Pierpont Morgan Library; Hobbs, Fables; The fox and the grapes. First illustrated Phaedrus edition in the Netherlands, in the original Latin, richly and beautifully illustrated with 103 engravings. It is also the first edition edited by Laurentius. It contains the text of 92 Phaedrus fables with extensive annotations (the first edition of 1596 had only 64 fables). The fables are followed by an "index vocabularum" and an "index rerum & verborum". The preliminaries include several laudatory poems and a letter by Conrad von Rittershausen, who was the first to provide the Phaedrus fables with scholarly commentary, especially those of use for lawyers, published at Leiden in 1598. In the 17th century, especially in the Netherlands, these learned editions were very popular, offering an increasingly growing apparatus of word explanations, variants of texts, corrections of texts and personal comments. With the 1890(?) bookplate of Dr. Felix Durosier on pastedown. With the frontispiece very slightly shaved at the fore-edge, but otherwise in very good condition. Binding with some slight wear and a small crack in the front joint.
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