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        Gesamtansicht aus der Vogelschau mit der Einnahme durch die Spanier im November 1611 ('Larache in Barbarien Von Spanischen Eingenomen.').

      - Kupferstich v. Georg Keller aus Mercurii Gallobelgici, ., 1611, 18,2 x 23,2 Thieme-Becker, Künstler-Lexikon, Bd. XX, S. 101 f. (Georg Keller war Maler, Radierer u. Kupferstecher in Frankfurt ; lernte vier Jahre bei dem berühmtesten Holzschneider seiner Zeit, Jost Amman in Nürnberg; seit 1595 wieder in Frankfurt, .); Tooley's Dic. of Mapm. Rev. Ed. K - P, S. 13 (Georg Keller , 1568-1634. German engraver of Frankfurt am Main. One of the engravers for De Bry's Petit Voyages, 1603-1606; .). - Zeigt eine Gesamtansicht aus der Vogelschau von Larache in Marokko mit der Einnahme durch die Spanier im November 1611. - Am oberen linken Vedutenrand Titel ('Larache in Barbarien Von Spanischen Eingenomen.'). - Das Blatt nicht von Keller signiert, wird ihm aber zugeschrieben. - Sehr seltener Frankfurter Einblattdruck (Flugblatt)! (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Norbert Haas]
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        SEÑOR. LAS RELIGIONES MENDICANTES Y MONACALES, EN NOMBRE DE SUS CASAS Y CÓUENTOS DE LAS PROUINCIAS DE LAS INDIAS OCIDENTALES...[caption title]

      [Spain? 1611].. [12]pp. (leaves numbered 1-6). In Spanish. Folio. Dbd. Early folds, mild foxing. Very good. An early and evidently unrecorded 17th- century Spanish petition to the King on behalf of mendicant and monastic communities in the Spanish Americas. The authors argue that the churches attempting to tax their incomes and force them to pay tithes are hurting religious efforts in the Americas and infringing upon the historical independence of the religious orders from the churches. The document is signed in print by eleven monks, each representing a different order: the Benedictines, Hieronymites, Franciscans, Cistercians, Mercedarians, Dominicans, Augustinians, Trinitarians, Jesuits, Premonstratensians, and Carmelites. The Jesuit signer is Pedro de Caruajal, presumably Pedro de Carbajal, former magistrate and judge of the Vilcas Huamán province of Peru and author of DESCRIPCION FECHA DE LA PROVINCIA DE VILCAS GUAMAN...EN EL A?'O 1586.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana]
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        Grammatices Arabicae. [I. Orthographica et prosodia arabica. II. Etymologica arabica. III. Syntaxis arabica.] [Bound with:] Tria specimina characterum arabicorum. [And:] AVICENNA. [Kitab al-thani min Qanun al-Qanun l'Ibn Sina] id est, Liber secundus De canone canonis a filio Sina. [And:] Vitae evangelistarum quatuor. [And:] Notae in Evangelium S. Matthaei É

      Breslau; Leipzig (last title), 1611. First editions. Three engraved titles. [1] leaf, pp. 1-18, [1] leaf presenting Arabic alphabet, pp. 19-105; [1] leaf, pp. -41; [1] leaf, pp. 1-38, [2] Synopsis, [14] index; [1] leaf, pp. [1]-10; pp. [2], [20] Arabic index; [8] Latin index & prefatories, 1-132; [1] leaf, [1] Privilegium, pp. 1-55, [4] index; [8], pp. 1-140; [1] leaf, pp. 1-17; [11] pp. Folio. Contemporary vellum, ink title at head of spine. Ex-library, perforation in title margin of last work, two bookplates. Engraved title of Avicenna bound before type specimen. Some browning, marginal worming in six leaves, else a fine, complete and unsophisticated copy of these rare works. Origins of Arabic Typography in Germany An outstanding Sammelband of works by pioneering Arabist and physician Peter Kirsten (1577-1640), who started a private press in Breslau (Wroclaw) in 1607. His Arabic type, which shows the influence of the Medicean types, was cut by Petrus von Seelau. He published the type specimen, Tria specimina characterum arabicorum, and then a three-part Arabic grammar. These are the first books printed in Germany from Arabic type. Roper notes that Kirsten ?'created a superior type-face, with some calligraphic qualities, which he not only used for his own letter specimens and Arabic grammar ... but later took to Sweden, where he inaugurated Arabic typography under royal patronage.?" Kirsten emphasized the usefulness of Arabic for the study of medicine, and prepared a bilingual text of Liber II of Avicenna; curiously, however, the balance of his work was on religious themes, and after 1611 he published nothing further. Individual titles by Kirsten are quite uncommon in institutional holdings and the few that have appeared at auction have often been rebound: a sound, contemporary copy of his major works such as this is a genuine rarity.

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
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        Flavii Iosephi viri inter Ivdaeos clarissimi Opera omnia quae extant ex Graecorum codicum accurata collatione Latine expressa: opus in tomos duos distributum: notis & annorum serie ad oram singulorum capitum illustratum: cum indice locupletissimo

      Genevae (Geneva): Sumptibus Samuelis Crispini and Ex typographia Iacobi Stoer, 1611 2 volumes. 570 numbered leaves (numbered only on the obverse) with xxv index pages, title page of volume 1 in red and black; 316 number leaves with xxii index pages. Thick duo decimo (4 3/4" x 3 1/2") bound in original vellum.Titus Flavius Josephus, born Joseph ben Matityahu was a first-century Romano-Jewish scholar, historian and hagiographer, who was born in Jerusalem?"then part of Roman Judea?"to a father of priestly descent and a mother who claimed royal ancestry. He initially fought against the Romans during the First Jewish?"Roman War as head of Jewish forces in Galilee, until surrendering in 67 to Roman forces led by Vespasian after the six-week siege of Jotapata. Josephus claimed the Jewish Messianic prophecies that initiated the First Roman-Jewish War made reference to Vespasian becoming Emperor of Rome. In response Vespasian decided to keep Josephus as a slave and interpreter. After Vespasian became Emperor in 69, he granted Josephus his freedom, at which time Josephus assumed the emperor's family name of Flavius. Flavius Josephus fully defected to the Roman side and was granted Roman citizenship. He became an adviser and friend of Vespasian's son Titus, serving as his translator when Titus led the Siege of Jerusalem, which resulted?"when the Jewish revolt did not surrender?"in the city's destruction and the looting and destruction of Herod's Temple (Second Temple). Josephus recorded Jewish history, with special emphasis on the first century AD and the First Jewish?"Roman War, including the Siege of Masada. His most important works were The Jewish War (c75) and Antiquities of the Jews (c94). The Jewish War recounts the Jewish revolt against Roman occupation (66?"70). Antiquities of the Jews recounts the history of the world from a Jewish perspective for an ostensibly Roman audience. These works provide valuable insight into first century Judaism and the background of Early Christianity. For many years, printed editions of the works of Josephus appeared only in an imperfect Latin translation from the original Greek. Only in 1544 did a version of the standard Greek text become available, edited by the Dutch humanist Arnoldus Arlenius. The first English translation, by Thomas Lodge, appeared in 1602, with subsequent editions appearing throughout the 17th century. The 1544 Greek edition formed the basis of the 1732 English translation by William Whiston, which achieved enormous popularity in the English-speaking world.Condition:Author and volume in neat ink to heal page ends, corners bumped, old institutional stamp to title verso, old ink date to title else a very good set of an early Latin edition.

      [Bookseller: The Book Collector]
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        Hieronymi Cardani Mediolanensis Medici, de Subtilitate Libri XXI Iam Postremo, ab authore plusquam mille locis illustrati, nonnullis etiam cum additionibus. Addita insuper Apologia adversus calumniatorem, qua uis horum liborum aperitur

      Sebastianum Henricpetri, Basilae 1611 - According to professor Schapiro's note, Book IV contains information on painting and colors; Book XVII is on the arts. "Apologia" at end of volume is an answer to Jules-Cesar Scaliger's Exoterimus de subtilitate ad Hieronymum Cardanum, Lutetiae, apud Mich. Vascosan, 1557. Illustrated with a medallion portrait and numerous woodcut diagrams in the text; printer's device on title and verso of final leaf; initials throughout. [80], 1148, [4] pages. Very thick 8vo, old vellum (well-rubbed but sound; spine darkened; 3 blank preliminary pages are replete with contemporary ink notations in Latin, otherwise internally clean). Basilae: Per Sebastianum Henricpetri, 1611. A very nice copy of this uncommon scientific work, with small ownership signature of art historian Meyer Schapiro. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Argosy Book Store, ABAA, ILAB]
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        The Justification and Exposition of the Divine Sacrifice of the Masse, and of al rites and ceremonies thereto belonging divided into two bookes. In the first booke: Controversies and Difficulties, and Devotion to the Masse, are discussed in General. In the second: The First Masse in the Missal is Justified, and Expounded for al and every parcel thereof

      Douai, L. Kellem - . Hardback. Date of Publication: 1611. 4to, 418pp. Sweeney No. 1943. Condition: Original calf, worn, with embossed boards and raised bands. Front board is detached. Section of the title page has been removed. Normal worming from page 77 for approximately 100 pages. Pages shaded and slightly foxed. Library stamp on ffep. Author Information: An Ancestor of the Duke of Wellington, Henry Fitzsimon was born in Swords, Co. Dublin in 1566. He was educated as a protestant in Manchester and at Christ Church College, Oxford where he graduated in Philosophy in 1587. He also studied at Pont à Mousson in Paris after which he travelled to Rome where he converted to Catholicism and was appointed Professor of Philosophy at Douay. Fitzsimon entered a Jesuit Seminary in 1593 at Louvain and returned to Dublin in 1596 as an ordained priest. In 1599 the Earl of Essex ordered the arrest of Fitzsimon in Cahir, Co. Tipperary. He evaded arrest but was eventually captured and imprisoned in Dublin Castle until 1604, five years after his imprisonment. When he was released he was banished from Ireland. He travelled to Spain, Then Luxembourg and Tournay where he became a military chaplain in the Austria and Bohemian Armies. Fitzsimon returned to Rome in 1608 where he wrote The Justification and Exposition of the Missioner Throughout Ireland? (1611) and a Catalogue of Irish Saints (1615). It is believed that he ministered to condemned criminals in Liege, Belgium in 1619 before he accompanied the army to Bohemia in 1620. His experiences there recounted in his History of the Bohemian Campaign (1620). In 1621 he published Buquoy Quadrimestre Iter, Progressuque quo, favente numine, ac auspice Ferdinando Il Rom. Imp. Austria est conservata, Bohemia Subjugata, Moravia acquisita eademque opera Silesia solicitata, Hungariaque Terrefacta? and De Praelio Pragensis, Pragaeque Deditions Octava et Nona Novembris MDCXX? Not much is known of Fitzsimon?s life from 1620 to 1641. In 1641 he was condemned to de [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Kennys Bookshop and Art Galleries Ltd.]
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        A Collection in English of the Statutes now in force, continued from the beginning of Magna Charta, made in the 9 yere of the Reigne of King H.3. untill . . . the 7 yere of the Raigne of our Soueraigne Lord King James [etc.]. S.T.C. 9324; Cowley 112. Folio

      One of Rastell's two significant contributions to legal literature, in John Baker's words "ambitious . . . a valuable reference [and of] enormous success", arranging the statutes alphabetically and far surpassing all previous efforts. Modern calf, gilt, light browning and a bit of marginal staining, else a very good, clean and tall copy; no copy in a law library in ESTC. Printed for the Societie of Stationers, London, 1611.

      [Bookseller: Meyer Boswell Books, Inc.]
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        A Collection in English of the Statutes now in force, continued from the beginning of Magna Charta, made in the 9 yere of the Reigne of King H 3 untill the 7 yere of the Raigne of our Soueraigne Lord King James [etc ] S T C 9324; Cowley 112 Folio

      London: Printed for the Societie of Stationers, 1611. Modern calf, gilt, light browning and a bit of marginal staining, else a very good, clean and tall copy; no copy in a law library in ESTC One of Rastell's two significant contributions to legal literature, in John Baker's words "ambitious . . . a valuable reference [and of] enormous success", arranging the statutes alphabetically and far surpassing all previous efforts

      [Bookseller: Meyer Boswell Books, Inc.]
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        Der Gülden Gesundbrunnen Zu vnerschöpfflicher Wolfart, in Basilii Valentini Schrifften, Schlüsseln, vnd Capitteln geschöpffet, vnd jedermänniglich zum besten herfür geleitet vnd entblösset Durch Hans Christoff Reinhart [...]. [ANGEBUNDEN: Basilius Valentinus: Liecht der Natur. / ANGEB. eine Handschrift]. Erste u. einzige Ausg.

      Gedruckt zu Hall in Sachsen, durch Erasmum Hynitzsch. In Verlegung Joachimi Krüsicken, 1611.. 30 Bll., Kl.-8°, Leder d. Zt.. VD17 23:295555L. - ANGEBUNDEN: [Basilius Valentinus:] Liecht der Natur / Das ist: Der warhafftigen Kunst Alchimiae, höchstes Geheimniß. Auß welchem alle Alte und Newe Philosophi im universal und particular Werck / ihres begerens / als langes Lebens / stetwerender Gesundheit / vnd erbarlichen Reichtumbsschätze dieser Welt / seynd gewehret worden. Nach versuchter Gewißheit / vnnd eigner Erfahrung [...] angesatzt. Sonderlich aber deß [...] Mannes / Fratis Basilii Valentini Schrifften / gründlich zuverstehen / und nützlich zu laboriren in Druck geben / durch Hans Christoff Reinhart [...]. Erste u. einzige Ausg. Hall [Halle, Saale] Erasmum Hynitzsch. In Verlegung Joachimi Krusecke, [1608], 63 Bll. (Titel in Schwarz u. Rot). Caillet 803; Kopp II,387. - Schmieder S.208 u.a. zum Hrsg. Hans Christoff Reinhart: "Auszüge und Kommentare, welche gewiß nicht vom Basilius herrühren, sondern von älteren und neueren [...] Basilianern." - ANGEBUNDEN eine saubere Abschrift (um 1800) von: "Daß Valete. Uber den Tractat der Arcanorum Basilii Valentini zusammen gesetzten Hauptschluß Puncten deß Liechts der Natur. Käuffe mich / ließ mich / verstehe mich / darnach iudicire mich. Gedruckt zu Hall in Sachsen / durch Erasmum Hynitzsch. In Verlegung Joachimi Krüsicken Ao. 1608. Lux in tenebris", 75 S. (bis in den hinteren Innendeckel). - Ganz an den Anfang gebunden sind ausserdem 6 Blatt mit versch. Handschriften aus derselben Zeit. - Einband berieben, bestossen u. mit kl. Fehlstellen durch Insektenfraß; die ersten sechs Blätter mit den engbeschriebenen Anmerkungen etwas gelockert u. angerändert; der erste Titel mit gestrichenem Besitzervermerk; durchgehend etwas fleckig u. mit zahlreichen Anstreichungen u. Marginalien von alter Hand, sonst gut.

      [Bookseller: Versandantiquariat Hans-Jürgen Lange]
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        A Generall Historie of France Written by John de Serres Unto the Yeare 1598, Much Augmented and Continued to This Present, Out of the Most Approved Authors That Have Written of that Subject

      George Eld, London 1611 - Contemporary blindstamped calf, well worn at the edges, a number of surface scratches and gouges, lacking ties. Intact, generally, and still a fairly attractive period binding. Endpapers worn, chipped and soiled, pastedown loose, title and first few and last few pages worn at the edges, a few pages with long tears but no loss, leaf Eeee2 (page 865/866 mistakenly bound in place of Eee2 (page 589/590), various other mispagination (see below). Occasionally trimmed a little close and hitting the marginal gloss, old signature to title. Generally clean and intact and an attractively printed and illustrated edition with portraits woodcuts throughout. Grimeston's translation originally appeared as A General Inventorie of the History of France in 1607, this edition continues the history up until 1611, shortly after the coronation of Louis XIII. The post 1598 material also covers some events in New France. blank, title [20], 239pp, 238-1054, 1045-1154, 1154-1161, p. 1163, 1162-1306, 1337-1340, 1401-1419, [29] p. Size: Folio. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 3 kilos. Category: History; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 042841. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Pazzo Books, ABAA]
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        REGOLE MILITARI SOPRA IL GOVERNO E SERVITIO PARTICOLARE DELLA CAVALLERIA

      Anversa, Appresso Gioachimo Trognaesio, 1611. In-4 p. (mm. 281x186), p. pergam. coeva, tit. ms. al dorso, 6 cc.nn., 221,(3) pp.num., incluso il bel frontespizio figur. inc. in rame che rappresenta un duello cavalleresco; l'opera, dedicata all'Arciduca Alberto d'Austria, è ornata da 6 pregevoli testate e 6 grandi iniz. a vignetta con scene di battaglia finemente inc. in rame e da numer. grandi iniz. inc. su legno. Illustrano questa importante opera 16 tavv. inc. in rame, piu' volte ripieg. e f.t. (1 tav. è stata colorata a mano). Indubbiamente affascinante e' la parte iconografica che presenta, con dovizia di particolari, le varie regole dell?'arte militare descritte da Fra Lodovico Melzo (Cavaliere di Malta, luogotenente generale della cavalleria leggera, del Consiglio segreto di Milano). Vi sono raffigurati cavalieri con armi e armature, truppe in battaglia, schieramenti, piani d'attacco e di difesa. Stimata opera che venne tradotta in varie lingue. "Prima edizione". Cfr. Argelati,II, p. 921 - Graesse,IV,474 - Haym,IV,168 - Cat. Piantanida,I,1441 - Thimm "A complete bibl. of fencing and duelling", p. 188 che cita solo l'ediz. di Milano, 1619, in spagnolo. Leggerm. corto del marg. sup.; occhietto (posto dopo il frontesp.) restaur. per strappo e piccola manc. (non di testo); 2 tavv. ben restaur. per strappo, 2 cc. rinforzate per piccole manc. margin., altrimenti bello e fresco esemplare.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Malavasi sas]
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        DER STATT FRANCKFURT AM MAYNE ernewerte Reformation. Wie die in Anno 1578 aussgangen und publicirt, Jetzt abermals von newem ersehen .. [with] DER GRAVESCHAFFT SOLMS und Herrschafften Mintzenberg Wildenfels und Sonnenwald &c. Gericht und Land-Ordnung Wie die An. 1571 publicirt worden

      Frankfurt am Main: Johann Bringern published Jonas Rosen, 1611, 1612. Hardcover. Very Good-. Double page folding plate of tree of affinities +full page woodcut of Justice surrounded by Peace, Charity etc + engraved title with 2 scenes & 2 figures & 4 portrait + a few text diagrams. Folio blindstamped pig on wooden chamfered boards on 5 raised bands with remains of clasps with ownership Acker Gericht 1677 tooled in cover compartments in black (tips worn/some marks but hinges only mildly rubbed entirely strong). Copperplate titlepage in red and black + [18] leaves +291 leaves + colophon; 2nd Work Title +[10] leaves (dedication & Register) +[1] blank leaf +137 leaves incl. colophon om back of last leaf. Clean tear (2") without loss to fore-edge of titlepage (repaired on back). *Handsome typography fancy initial capitals throughout fine tooled pigskin binding.

      [Bookseller: Abbey Antiquarian Books]
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        De Archlisticheden des Satans, Begrepen in acht Boecken. Inde welcke ghehandelt wort, van de maniere hoemen de Kercke Gods wel sal reformeeren, soo wel in de Leere, als in de goede seden, Ende hoemense wel sal versien tegen de lagen des Satans. Beschreven door wijlen den seer vermaerden, ende uutnemenden Theologum, Rechtgeleerde, ende Philosooph Iacobum Aconcium. Ende by den selven, voor veele Jaren, De Doorluchtighe ende Hoochmogende Coninginne van Enghelandt Elisabeth, hoochsa. gedacht. toe-geeygent. Een seer uutnemende werck, allen Christenen van wat staet ende conditie datse zijn, bysonder in desen tijdt seer dienstich, maer insonderheyt den Bedienaren van Godts woordt noodich. Van nieus int Latijn uitgegeven, verbetert, ende met annotatien ende schriftuer-plaetsen aen den kant verrijckt, door den gheleerden, Johannes Jacobus Grafferus van Basel. Ende int Neerduyts getrouwelijck overgheset, door Johannes de la Haye.

      s'Gravenhage, Hillebrant Jacobssz. 1611. (22) 249 p. Origineel Perkament, 4°.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat De Roo]
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        [In Greek]: PHILABIOU IOSEPOU HIEROSOLYMITOU HEIREOS TA HEURISKOMENA. FLAVII IOSEPHI HIEROSOLYMITANI SACERDOTIS OPERA QUÆ EXTANT. [WORKS IN GREEK AND LATIN]

      Geneva: Petrus de la Rouviere, 1611. n. Hardcover. 362 x 222 mm (14 1/4 x 8 3/4"). [4] pl., 1102 pp., [1] blank leaf, [13] leaves (index). SUMPTUOUS CONTEMPORARY HONEY BROWN MOROCCO, RICHLY GILT IN A MODIFIED FANFARE DESIGN, covers with outer frame of multiple plain and decorative rules and rolls, the frame surrounding a central panel formed by multiple plain rules and a filigree roll and featuring oblique fleurons pointing outward at corners, the panel with very densely gilt and elaborate cornerpieces and a large central lozenge incorporating olive branch garlands and rosettes, an oval at the center of the lozenge with the contemporary coat of arms of the abbot of Pontigny (see below), flat spine with a chain roll framing a single elongated panel tooled in a design similar to the covers, all edges gilt, holes for ties (perhaps with small, very expert repairs at spine bottom). Woodcut printer's device on title page, woodcut headpieces and decorative initials. Latin and Greek text printed in parallel columns. Front pastedown with partially effaced 17th century ownership inscription of "Henry [Becold?] / His Booke / E. Col. Pemb: [Pembroke College, Oxford] / Oxon / 1:16:8:" and of "[illegible] Crewkerne[?]" dated 1734, and with 19th century inscription of D. C. Lewis. Hoffman II, 444; Ebert 10898; Dibdin II, 130. For the binding: Hobson & Culot "Italian and French 16th Century Bookbindings" 73. Blank lower right corner of title page neatly replaced (in the 19th century?), small, pale dampstain in bottom margin of a few leaves, branching marginal wormholes in half a dozen quires (but these always extremely thin and never intruding on the text), minor soiling, browning, and foxing here and there, but still a very good copy internally, the leaves fresh, clean, and with good margins. A hint of wear to joints and extremities, the spine uniformly a little darkened (with the gilt just slightly less bright than on the boards), covers with trivial discoloration and abrasions, but THE IMPRESSIVE BINDING IN REMARKABLE CONDITION, entirely solid, with only minor signs of use, and with the once-dazzling gilt nearly as good as it was 400 years ago. This is an early 17th century Parisian binding with a secure connection to a Cistercian abbot and a likely connection with the binders to the French king. The tools used here match those employed on a binding of ca. 1600 from the Doheny collection (lot 1458, Christie's 17-18 October 1998), cited as item #73 in Hobson and Culot. The chain roll used on that volume is identical to the one we have, and the overall design of the central panel--employing the same olive branch and flower tools--is very similar. That binding later passed into the Wittock collection, and in the catalogue for his 7 October 2005 sale at Christie's Paris, it is described as coming from a bindery of some importance, perhaps that of Clovis Ève or one of his more adept imitators. Nicolas Ève (d. ca. 1582) was court binder and bookseller to the kings of France beginning in 1578; he was succeeded by his son Clovis, who continued in that capacity until 1634. The work of the Ève bindery was characterized by elaborate ornamentation made up of small hand tools that typically decorated the entire covers except at the center, where an oval was left blank, or sometimes emblazoned, as here, with a heraldic crest. According to Olivier-Hermal, the arms on our volume belong to one of two 17th century abbots of the Cistercian monastery at Pontigny, either Claude Boucherat or his first cousin Charles. Both men served as ecclesiastical members of the Council of State, and Charles also became Vicar General of the Cistercian order. Olivier-Hermal (XXII, 2233) lists three other volumes published between 1603 and 1630 that bear these arms. The text here is the earliest available edition in Greek and Latin of the works of the Jewish historian Josephus (ca. 37 - ca. 100). Dibdin records De la Rouviere's 1591 edition of the work, from which our 1611 edition was reprinted; however, no copies of the earlier edition can be located in OCLC, COPAC, or KVK, and none has appeared in auction records since at least 1975. Swept up in the Jewish rebellion begun in 66, Josephus was captured, but, when led before Vespasian, he was spared after telling his captor that he would become emperor. After the prophecy came true two years later, Josephus was freed, given the Vespasian family name of Flavius, and eventually pensioned on an estate, where he devoted the rest of his life to writing Jewish histories. Included in this corpus are his "Jewish Antiquities," "The Jewish War," an apologetic autobiography entitled "Against Apion" (an attempt to dispel misrepresentations of the Jews), and a book on the martyrdom of the Maccabees.

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        Concionum. A dominica prima adventus, usque ad quadragesimam. Primo exponitur littera evangelij, deinde summarium, postea concio.

      Laurentius Sommium 1611 - - Laurentius Sommium, Parisii (Paris) 1611, in 8 (18x11,5cm), (16) 197 (1bc) (4), (16) 486 (9), (13) (1bc) 392pp., 3 tomes en un fort Vol. relié. - Première édition. Rare , absent aux catalogues français et anglais, et au catalogue d'Harvard. Absent à Brunet. Plein Vélin d'époque , titre à la plume rouge (estompé). Traces de lacets. Les pages de garde sont manquantes. Ouvrage de théologie du jésuite espagnol Alfonsus Avila. (16) 197 (1bc) (4), (16) 486 (9), (13) (1bc) 392pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        La Huictme Part des Reports [etc.]

      London: Printed for the Societie of Stationers, 1611. Modern 1/2 calf, a bit rubbed, but a fresh copy First edition of the eighth part of Coke's Reports, in whose preface he discusses at length the ancient laws of England, seeking to establish their pre-Conquest existence (by citation to historical authority) and the books in which they may be found

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        Gründliche, und Gottes Wort auch dem Christlichen Concordien-Buch gemässe Erörterung, derer vier, zwischen etlichen Theologen Augspurgischer Confession in newligkeit entstandenen streitigen Hauptpuncten,. vom Hauptgrund der gegenwart Gottes, und seines Sohnes Jesu Christi bey den Creaturen, ingleichen von der stetwehrenden und völligen Regierung Christi nach seiner Menschlichen Natur,. Sampt . Anordnung Deß . Herrn Johannis Georgii, Hertzogen zu Sachsen . Churfürsten . Wie in ihrer Churf. Durchl. Academien, Kirchen unnd Schulen, öffentlich von den obberürten Puncten sol gelehret werden. Leipzig, Th. Schürer 1624. 4°. 7 Bll., 122 S., Prgt. d. Zt.

      - VD17 3:002731F.- Der Beginn der Regierung Johann Georgs I. am 23. Juni 1611 fiel in die Zeit der sich verschärfenden Spannungen zwischen Protestanten und Katholiken im Reich. Er hielt aber an der traditionellen Ausgleichspolitik Sachsens fest, die darauf ausgerichtet war, den status quo des Augsburger Religionsfriedens zu wahren.- Etw. gebräunt, tls. braun- u. wasserfleckig, Vorsatz mit hinterlegt. Eckabschnitt, Ebd. fleckig u. leicht aufgebogen.

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        CARTA EXECUTORIA DE HIDALGUIA A PEDIMIENTO DE ANTONIO DE PAREDES VECINO DE LA VILLA DE VILLANUEVA DE LA SERENA 1611

      - Manuscrito de una carta ejecutoria de hidalguía, 1611, 32x21, encuadernado en piel, 74 hojas, ilustrado (portada, pero le falta el cuarto inferior), Villanueva de la Serena, Badajoz, siglo XVII

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        Nathanaelis Duesii Compendium Grammaticae Gallicae; BOUND WITH, Dictionnaire Francois, Alleman & Latin [French-German-Latin]; BOUND WITH, Dictionarium Germanico-Gallico-Latinum [German-French-Latin Dictionary; Français-Allemand-Latin]

      Iohan Ant and Samuel De Tournes, Geneva 1611 - THREE (3) BOOKS bound together [1647, 1611 and 1671]. ITEM#1: This doesn't have a title page but does have a half title: Compendium Grammaticae Gallicae: in gratiam illorum editum, qui Germanicum idoma perfecte non callent. This matches the following item in WorldCat (OCLC: 32328362): Nathanaelis Duesii Compendium grammaticae Gallicae: in gratiam illorum editum, qui Germanicum idoma perfecte non callent. Lugd[uni] Batavor[um]: Ex officina Elzeviriorum, 1647. The book is definitely by Nathanael Duez who signs his name in the preface. 44pp. ITEM #2: The second book is also lacking title page. Half title is Dictionnaire Francois, Alleman & Latin. This matches a book found in WorldCat (OCLC: 42611968) also without a title page [Dictionnaire francois-alleman-latin]. This, according to that database, was issued in 1611 in Genevae "ex typographia Jacobi Stoer". 744pp. ITEM #3: The third book is titled" Dictionarium Germanico- Gallico- Latinum = Teutsch, Frantzosisch, und Lateinisch Dictionarium" by Nathanael Duez issed in In Genff [Geneva]: bey Iohan Ant. und Samuel De Tournes, 1671. 587pp. Book description: 18th century half brown morocco leather with grey-blue boards. Plain paper with black lettering on spine. Spine has five raised bands. The boards appear original and are heavily worn. The leather is moderately worn but still in good condition. All edges colored red. Signature on the front free endpage in ink which reads "Exlibris Josephi Thoma Faslino Jacerooti, 1782." The book appears to have been bound sometime in the late 18th century using the original boards with new (18th century) endsheets. The book has been trimmed when the three were bound together. There is no margin to the top of these books with a quarter inch margin elsewhere. The first and second books suffer clipping of the running title and the page numbers. Overall in GOOD condition. Nathanael Duez was French expatriat who spent most of his life working in Leiden as a teacher of French, Italian and German at the university. He was a prolific writer of linguistic books many of which are important for modern language teaching. Most his books went through several editions being corrected, enlarged or reduced by Duez himself. These were often reprinted, re-edited and pirated throughout Europe while he was alive and long after his death. Duez was the recognised expert in lexiconical & grammatical matters between 1639 and 1700 in French, German & Italian. Photos available upon request. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Tabulae Frisicae lunae-solares quadruplices , è, fontibus Cl. Ptolemaei, Regis Alfonsi, Nic. Copernici, & Tychonis Brahe, recens constructae operâ et studio Nicolai MulerI . , quibus accessere solis tabulae totidem, hypotheses Tychonis illustratae: Kalendarium Rom. vetus, cum methodo Paschali emendata.

      Excudebat Iacobus Meesterus, typographus ordinarius, apud Wilhelmum Ianssonium 1611 - - Excudebat Iacobus Meesterus, typographus ordinarius, apud Wilhelmum Ianssonium, Alcmariae, veneunt Amstelrodami MDCXI., Pet. in 4, 464pp. (28) 77pp. (2), relié. - Edition originale. Rare. Illustré d'un frontispice représentant les astronomes présents dans l'ouvrage et de figures astronomiques (d'éclipses), et de diagrammes dans le texte. Le 'Calendarium Romanum vetus' possède une page de titre particulière, il est imprimé en rouge et noir. 'Tabularum emptori' (p. 8) a été signé manuscritement par l'auteur. Pleine Basane brune d'époque. Dos à nerfs orné. Pièce de titre en maroquin rouge. Coiffe de tête arrachée, coiffe de queue arasée. Deux trous au troisième caisson. Cet important ouvrage astronomique contient les tables solaires et lunaires complètes de Ptolémée, Copernic, Tycho Brahe et Alfonsus. Les commentaires sont de Nicolas des Mulier(s) (1564-1630) de Bruges, qui fut professeur de mathématique et de médecine à l'université de Groningen, puis son bibliothécaire. Il a écrit et publié plusieurs ouvrages astronomiques : Institutionum astronomicarum libri duo, 1616, Iudæorum annus lunæ-solaris: et Turc-Arabum annus merê lunaris. Des Muliers s'intéressa particulièrement dans ses études à la chronologie, mais il fit également de nombreuses observations astronomiques au moyen d'un télescope personnel. L'ouvrage est loin d'être seulement une compilation, il s'agit d'un relecture et toutes les dates furent recalculées, et Muliers s'intéresse aux éclipses mais également aux méthodes de calcul des différents astronomes. Muliers comprit surtout que l'astronomie n'était pas que des théories basées sur de savants calculs, mais que les calculs astronomiques révélaient la réalité de corps astronomiques, et qu'elle n'était pas non plus ce qu'enregistrait notre perception. 464pp. (28) 77pp. (2) [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Specimen Historiae Plantarum. Plantae typis aeneis expressae

      Paris: Hadrian Beys, 1611., 1611. small 4to. pp. 4 p.l. (the last blank), 152, [2], [1 leaf]blank. 24 full-page etchings of flowers (the etching on p. 96 is a paste-over cancel). woodcut printer's device on title. 2 woodcut headpieces & 2 woodcut initials. some text in Greek. contemporary limp vellum (covers spotted, lower front cover chipped, paper lightly embrowned, occasional stains & some marginal foxing). fine woodcut bookplate of André Alexandre Normandeau, Vicomte. First Edition. This work has been especially highly praised for the quality of its etchings, which Reneaulme executed after his own drawings. "The illustrations are extraordinary for the date: finely detailed naturalistic studies that recall Jacques Le Moyne de Morgues. Each plate shows the whole plant but with additional studies of variant forms. The book is an excellent demonstration of how apt etching, with its fine sensitive line, is to the demands of botanical illustration." (Gill Saunders, Picturing Plants An Analytical History Of Botanical Illustration, p. 13) "[Reneaulme's] etchings are of the highest quality - exquisitely sensitive and extremely personal in treatment. They are assuredly the work, not only of a great lover of nature, but of a great master of the etcher's craft." (Blunt) Saunders also notes that the book, although modest in scope, "was of sufficient botanical significance to be later cited by Linnaeus." Reneaulme, who was a physician as well as a botanist, discusses the medicinal uses of various plants and he also describes some plants which are indigenous to America. Of particular interest is the section on the tobacco plant, which is illustrated on p. 37. [BOUND WITH, as issued]: [THOU, Jacques Auguste De] [1553-1617]. Crambe. Viola. Lilium. Phlogis. Terpsinoe. small 4to. pp. 47. woodcut headpieces & initials. (paper lightly embrowned, some marginal foxing). Paris: 1611. De Thou's five poems on flowers, which are here appended, apparently as issued, were edited by Reneaulme. Arents (Add.) 151. Blunt pp. 92-93. European Americana 611/96. Hunt 192. Nissen BBI 1621. Pritzel 7542. Rosenwald 1373-74. Wellcome 5425. & 6286. Plesch Sale 639. Saunders p. 13.. F.

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        Opera cum physica, tum medica, Authoris postrema manu exarata et exornata: quibus physicam ac universam medicinam fideliter & accurate descripsit, atque illustravit. Cui accessit anatomia Joannis Riolani filii.

      Zacharias Plathenius,, Frankfurt, 1611 - Frankfurt, Zacharias Plathenius, 1611. Folio. 8 n.n. Bl., 567 S., 15 n.n. S. Index, 1 w. Bl. Mit einem Holzschnittporträt verso von Blatt zwei und einer Titelholzschnitt-Vignette. Flexibler Pergamentband der Zeit mit handschriftlichem Rückentitel. Krivatsy 9641. - Erste (?) Werkausgabe, herausgegeben von Riolans Sohn gleichen Namens. Laut Krivatsy ein Nachdruck einer von uns nicht nachweisbaren Pariser Ausgabe von 1610, jedoch mit einem Index durch den Frankfurter Verleger. Das Buch vereinigt alle anatomischen Schriften. - Mit handschriftlichem Besitzvermerk auf dem Titel. Papier durchgehend stark gebräunt. - Selten. Sprache: N Flexibler Pergamentband der Zeit mit handschriftlichem Rückentitel.

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        Asiae Nova Descriptio

      Amsterdam 1611 - Varias fuentes parecen haber sido usadas en la compilación de este mapa, incluyendo a los jesuitas portugueses Luis Texeira (1595) para Japón, y Luis Jorge de Barbuda (1584) para los detalles de China. Corea es descrita como una isla. Los descubrimientos de Barentsz son citados. Muestran las partes de América y Nueva Guinea. Reparación de encarte central de parte inferior de hendidura 4 cm en el área grabada, hendida a lo largo del encarte central de parte superior que no afecta el área grabada, papel fuerte. En colores originales. Foto et descripción sur demande. Several sources appear to have been used in the compilation of this map, including the Portuguese Jesuits Luis Texeira (1595) for Japan, and Luis Jordege Barbuda (1584) for details of China. Korea is despicted as an island. Recent discoveries of Barentsz are cited. Parts of America and New Guinea are shown. Ref: Sweet, Mapping the continent of Asia, 20.

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        The Second Part of Christian Warfare. (King James I Armorial Binding).

      Felix Kyngston, London 1611 - FROM THE LIBRARY OF JAMES I OF ENGLAND AND VI OF SCOTLAND. Rebacked in leather with five raised bands with gilt title to match the original calf boards. Each board has two blind stamped marks which read "I. R." In the 1600's the letter "I" was in fact a "J." Therefore the mark means James Reine or King James. There is also an blind stamped crest of James I on each board. Both original brass clasps are present. Woodcut initials and headpieces. In the margin of the pages of the content pages 5.3 in neatly printed hand "John Rishworth his book." Binding is tight and square. A very rare treatise by George Downame Lord Bishop of Derry in support of James. John Downame stands with Perkins, Greenham, and Rogers as one of the chief architects of the Puritan theology of Godliness. Copies of Part I of this treatise are available. Part Two is never seen. A ONE OF A KIND RARITY. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Préceptes d'Estat, tirez des histoires anciennes et modernes : par lesquels il est enseigné des moyens propres & utiles pour rendre un Estat ordonné & police au temps de la guerre & de la paix : Et comme l'obéïssance seule des subjects, à leur Roy, se peut conerver inviolable. Le tout réduit par chapitres, en deux livres, & dédiez au Roy & à la Roine.

      Paris, Pierre Louis Febvrier, 1611, - 2 parties en un vol. in-8, [4] ff. n. ch. (titre, dédicace, table des chapitres), 100-54 ff., [8] ff. n. ch. (table des matières), veau fauve moucheté, dos à nerfs cloisonné et fleuronné, encadrement de simple filet à froid sur les plats, tranches rouges (rel. du XVIIIe s.). Deux mors légèrement fendus, petites galeries de vers stoppées, quelques surcharges manuscrites et salissures anciennes, mais bon exemplaire.Unique édition de cet ouvrage rare dû à un gentilhomme bourguignon, sieur de Chevigny, sur lequel nous sommes très mal renseignés (cf. cependant sa notice dans Papillon). Prenant son inspiration dans les Etats de l'Antiquité (Sparte, Athènes et Rome), il adapte les maximes de la politique machiavélienne à la situation de la France d'après l'assassinat de Henri IV.

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        Goffredo overo Gierusalemme Liberata, Poema Heroico, nel quale sono state aggiunte molte stanze levate, con le varie lettioni; e postivi gli Argomenti, & Allegorie à ciascun Canto d'incerto Auttore. Con l'aggiunta de' Cinque Canti del Sig. Camillo Camilli.

      appresso Giacomo Sarzina,, in Venetia, 1611 - In-4° (218x165mm), pp. (16), 238, (2), 63, (1), bella legatura coeva in piena pergamena con titolo calligrafato in antico al dorso. Due frontespizi, uno per la "Gerusalemme" e uno per i "Cinque Canti" di Camillo Camilli, con marca tipografica allegorica (figura femminile a cavalcioni di una salamandra), 4 vignette xilografiche di Gaspare Grispoldi, 31 capilettera figurati, testatine, finali e iniziali decorate in xilografia. Discorso introduttivo di Filippo Pigafeta. Bellissimo esemplare. In fine sono allegate 3 pp. manoscritte ottocentesche con trascrizioni di versi tassiani. Rara edizione secentesca veneziana del capolavoro del Tasso. "Il poema fu composto in gran parte negli anni 1570-1575 alla Corte di Ferrara, ma pubblicato contro la volontà dell'autore, chiuso nell'ospedale di Sant'Anna, soltanto nel 1580, col titolo "Il Goffredo", incompiuto, e in più autentica lezione e col titolo rimasto definitivo (che non è del Tasso ma dell'editore), nel 1581" (Mario Fubini, in Diz. Bompiani d. Opere, III, p. 587). I "Cinque Canti" aggiunti sono di Camillo Camilli (Monte San Savino, data ignota del XVI secolo-Ragusa, 1615), "erudito vanittoso e senza scrupoli, la cui opera si colloca fra quelle degli epigoni di Torquato Tasso. Con i suoi "Cinque canti", composti durante la segregazione del grande poeta e pubblicati a insaputa di lui in appendice alla "Gerusalemme liberata" (intitolandola "Goffredo"), intese portare a compimento le vicende di Armida-Rinaldo e di Erminia-Tancredi, concludendole con il suicidio di Armida e la conversione di Erminia, peraltro prevista dal Tasso stesso." (Laterza, 1966, I, p. 539). Graesse, VII, p. 33. Gamba, 948, note. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        De Animalium natura libri XVII. Petro Gillio Gallo & Conrado Gesnero Heluetio interpretibus. Acceßit Index Iocupletißimus. Genf, P. Albertus 1616. 16°. 4 Bll., 1018 S., 47 Bll. Prgt. d. Zt. mit hs. Rtit.

      - Eales 67 - Schweiger I, 2.- Griechisch - lateinische Parallelausgabe, so erstmals 1611 erschienen. C. Aelianus (170-240) war ein Freigelassener aus Praeneste, Schüler des Sophisten Pausanias, der seine Werke nicht in seiner lateinischen Muttersprache veröffentlichte, sondern in der später erlernten griechischen Sprache .- ?Includes Gillius`s observations on the Elephant? (Eales).- Titel u. Vorsatz gestempelt, leicht gebräunt od. braunfleckig, sonst gutes Ex.

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        The Historie of Great Britaine under the Conquests of ye Romans, Saxons, Danes and Normans. Their Originals, Manners, Habits, Warres, Coines, and Seales: with y Successions, Lives, Acts, and Issues of the English Monarchs from Julius Caesar to the most gracious Sovereign King James.

      Imprinted by William Hall and John Beale. Sold by John Sudbury and Georg Humble., Popes-head alley, at y signe of y White Horse 1611 - A good copy of the extremely rare 1st edition of Speed's comprehensive work. In full leather binding which has been rebacked retaining the original boards which have blind tooled decoration, and replacing the spine, which has raised bands and gilt title label. This work continued Speed's 'Theatre of Great Britaine' - and the page numbering is continuous with it - the text starting at p155 and finishing at p 894, although the book is complete on its own. With engraved decorative title page; 4 page preface and text completing at p 894; Summary conclusion of the whole - 4 pp; The Second Index - 46 pp; and a one page 'Faults etc Sped'. The work has numerous engravings of coins, seals and coats of arms; and is embellished throughout with decorative head and tailpieces and decorated initial capitals. The binding has been expertly repaired with some building up to one of the corners which had been lost. With new endpapers. The title page has been relaid on tissue. There is light nibbling to page edges up to the end of the preface, but overall the paper is extremely thick and well-preserved. There is loss to the Faults page (bottom corner) and p 755 has a corner missing without loss of text. The pages vary from being completely clean to having spotting to having browning. There are occasional water stains to page margins - most usually the bottom margin - occasionally with a pinkish tinge at the page edge. A few pages have small repaired tears without loss. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Catechismus Romanus ex decreto Concilii Tridentini, & Pii V. Pontificis Maximi iussu primùm editus ( ) RELIE AVEC Sacrosancti et oecumenici concilii Tridentini Paulo III Iulio III et Pio IIII ( .)

      EX OFFICINA PLANTINIANA, APUD VIDUAM & FILIOS JO. MORETI 1611 - 2 parties en 1 vol. In-8° : [22]-470-[52], 269-[81] pp. (quelques rousseurs et taches d'encre). Ample traité sur le catéchisme, compilé durant le Concile de Trente et édité à la demande de la famille ducale de Bavière (éd. orig. : Plantin, 1572) par Lefèvre, humaniste et théologien liégeois (c. 1520-1581). Après avoir étudié à Ingolstadt, il enseigna à Louvain et fut ensuite envoyé à Rome par le cardinal Truchsess pour devenir un précieux conseiller d'Albert de Bavière. Provenance : mention ms. en latin quasi illisible; institutions religieuses (étiq. et cachet). # Voet n° 1155 (éd. orig.); # Biogr. nat. XI- 659/660; # pas dans BCNI, ni STCV. 1 vol volumes. Plein vélin, petit plis au dos, qqs salissures Reliure de l'époque : plein vélin souple, dos lisse titré à la plume, traces de liens [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Cardigan Shyre

      London 1611 - 16 5/8" x 21 1/2" Speed, John. "Cardigan Shyre Described with the due forme of the Shiretown as it was surveyed by I.S. Anno 1610." Copperplate engraving (black and white; no color). London, 1611. From the atlas "Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine." First edition with fine dark impressions and English text on the back. Published by John Sudbury and George Humble. Approximate size is 16 5/8 x 21 1/2 inches. An early map of this Welsh coastal county. Cardiganshire was created in 1282. In 1282 Edward I of England conquered the principality of Wales and divided the area into counties. The name Cardigan was an Anglicization of the name for the historic kingdom of Ceredigion. To all those interested in cartography, the name of John Speed is synonymous with early county maps of Great Britain. His predecessors, Saxton, Norden, and one or two lesser figures had laid the groundwork for the first mapping of Britain in the days of Queen Elizabeth. By the end of the 16th century, however, the increase in travel and commerce had created a need for better maps, and Speed's quickly replaced those of his predecessors. Not only were they more accurate, but undoubtedly the beauty of the engraving, the fine lettering and elaborate ornamentation appealed to the original buyers as much as they do to us today. Speed's atlas was so ambitious and of such high artistic and intellectual merit that it remained the standard reference for Great Britain until the beginning of the eighteenth century. The atlas was so highly acclaimed that editions continued to appear until the 1770's. Speed was one of the earliest English antiquarians, and his interest in history led him to add vignettes to his maps of great past events, together with town and architectural plans. Most maps, for example, contain representations of battles that occurred in the given county, of ancient artifacts and monuments, such as Stonehenge, and of the great cathedrals and palaces of medieval and Tudor England. The plates were engraved in Amsterdam by the great Dutch mapmaker Jodocus Hondius and exhibit the highest level of craftsmanship and artistic embellishment, reflecting the pervasive and appealing Mannerist style of the period, with strapwork and fretwork cartouches, heraldic crests, and costumed figures. The decoration and accuracy of Speed's maps, particularly with regard to the lavish use on each map of the coats-of-arms of that country's early leading nobles, inspired the later British county maps of Blaeu and Jansson.

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        Histoire Universelle des Indes occidentales et orientales, et de la conversion des Indiens. Divisiee en trois parties

      chez François Fabri, Douai 1611 - Early 18th-century calf, spine gilt in seven compartments with raised bands, lettered in the second, the others with repeat pattern in gilt (joints weak, corners bumped) Provenance: J. Besnier (or 'Benier', 'Huissier ord. du Cabinet du Roi', numerous inscriptions, many crossed through, some dated 1650); de La Porte (signatures, some with date 1654); Madame la Comtesse des Courtils (19th-century armorial bookplate) A fine copy of Wytfliet's description of the Americas (the third edition in French), here with the addition of Magini's valuable description of the West and East Indies and Japan. The first edition of Wyfliet's work is "the first atlas of America" (Burden), and was first published in Latin as Descriptionis Ptolemaicae augmentum in 1597. As the title suggests, it was marketed as a supplement to Ptolemy's Geographia , with text based on the writings of Ramusio, Hakluyt, de Bry, Acosta and others. The work was evidently popular as two further Latin editions appeared in 1598 and 1603. The work was then translated into French and combined with the work of Magini and others and first published under the present title in 1605. Further editions of this compilation appeared in 1607 and 1611 (the present edition). The nineteen double-page engraved maps of the American continent appeared in all of the Latin and French editions (but with some changes of state). The first map (a double-hemisphere world map) is based on Mercator's influential map of 1587. There then follows ten maps of South America (the north coast of South America with the Caribbean islands, Hispaniola, Cuba and Jamaica, Chile, Peru, two maps of Brazil, two maps of central America, Colombia, Venezuela, and Antarctica/Tierra del Fuego (notable as one of the earliest maps of Antarctica) and eight important maps of North America. In addition to the large double-page maps there are also four small maps on one double-page sheet in Magini's supplement showing the East Indies, Japan, China and the Philippines. Philip Burden gives full details of the American maps in his The Mapping of North America . 1. Conibas Regio. Burden 100 ("the first printed map of present day central Canada"). 3rd state of 3, with Higuater reading. 2. Estotilandia et Laboratoris Terra. Burden 101, 1st and only state. 3. Nova Francia et Canada. Burden 102 (the first map "to use Canada in its title, and the first to concentrate on the river and Gulf of St. Lawrence"). 2nd state of 2, with date 1597 removed. 4. Norumbega et Virginia. Burden 103 ("only the second [map] to use Virginia in the title). 2nd state of 3, with date removed but latitude mark reading 30 instead of 39 at left side. 5. Florida et Apalche. Burden 104. 1st and only state. 6. Hispania Nova. Burden 105 ("takes in all of present day southern Texas"). 1st and only state. 7. Granata Nova et California. Burden 106 ("the first printed map devoted to California and the south-west of the present day United States"). 1st and only state. 8. Limes Occidentis Quiuira et Anian. Burden 107. 2nd state of 2, with date removed. The map titled Floride et Apalche is of particular note. Largely derived from a map by Ortelius, the source for both maps was the Spanish geographer Geronimo Chaves. "Privy to all of the official reports of the Spanish explorers, Chaves's map recorded the discoveries of Cabeza de Vaca, de Soto, and Moscoso . The Chaves map published by Ortelius was, therefore, one of the earliest printed maps of the territory based on actual observations, and its reproduction in Wytfliet's popular work helped to correct the previous imaginary concepts of the area" (Martin & Martin). Nordenskiold 2: 310; Phillips Atlases 4459; Sabin 105701; Martin & Martin, Maps of Texas and the Southwest , p. 75, plate 6. (11 7/8 x 7 1/2 inches). 3 letterpress titles within engraved surrounds, woodcut printer's device on the final page of the first and third parts. 23 engraved maps on 20 sheets (19 double-page, 4 small maps printed on a single double-page [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        De l'Estat et Succez des Affaires de France .Oeuvre depuis plusieurs précédentes éditions augmenté de plusieurs belles recherches ,contenant sommairement l'Histoire des Rois de France , et les choses les plus remarquables par eux instituées pour l'establissement et grandeur de leur royaume et authorité .

      Iean Du Bosc, Rouen 1611 - Fort in-8° , plein vélin d'époque à recouvrement, 16 feuillets prélim. ,( page de titre ,imprimeur au lecteur ,épistre au roy , préface au lecteur , catalogue des rois de France , principaux articles des choses contenuës au troisièsme et quatriesme livre ) ,349 feuillets num. ,22 feuillets de table , marque de l'imprimeur, bandeaux, lettres majuscules ornées grav. sur bois . [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Untitled plan of Jerusalem.]

      1611 - Hanover, Christian Wechelius, 1611. 195 x 260mm. Plan of ancient Jerusalem and surrounding country as far as Bethany, as drawn by Pietro Vesconte (fl. 1310-30) for Marino Sanudo's 'Liber Secretorum Fidelibus de Crucis' c.1320. This manuscript work was presented to Pope Clement V to encourage a new crusade. This engraving was the first time that the original map was published, retaining the original's lack of a conventional single reading view. Thus the letters, buildings and palm trees are drawn at random angles. LAOR: 1145.

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        Selections from The Faerie Queen: Daphnaida, and Complaints (The Ruines of Time, Visions of the World, The Visions of Bellay, The Visions of Petrarch, The Teares of the Muses, Virgil's Gnat, and The Ruins of Rome by Bellay)

      London: Printed by H.L. for Lownes, 1611 First folio edition. Finely bound in full tan sheep, with 18 raised bands to the spine, contrasting red calf label with gilt title lettering and decorative gilt border to the front board, text printed on laid paper, decorated with woodcut ornaments. About very good, with a few faint scratches and minor spots to the otherwise clean boards, some rubbing to extremities, faint offsetting to the pastedowns, dampstaining to the fore edge, a few spots of minor soiling and light red pencil markings to the otherwise fresh pages, creasing and some discrete repairs to the pages' fore edges, lacking the second page of "Daphnaida," lacking the title page for "Complaints," lacking the second two pages of "The Ruines of Time," lacking the title page for "The Teares of the Muses," with the binder's 72 blank leaves (presumably for the reader's notes) bound into the rear of the text. This volume includes a selection the first folio edition of Edmund Spenser's collected works, published under the title The Faerie queen: The Shepheards Calendar: Together with the Other Works of England's Arch-Poet, Edm. Spenser: Collected into One Volume, and Carefully Corrected. Specifically, it includes "Daphnaida: An Elegie Upon the Death of the Noble and Virtuous Douglas Howard, Daughter and Heire of Henrie Lord Howard, Viscount Byndon, and Wife of Arhut Georges, Esquire," and the majority of "Complaints, Containing Sundry Small Poemes of the Worlds Vanitie," which also included the pieces "Muipotmus: Or, the Fate of the Butterfly" and "Prosipopoia: Or, Mother Hubbard's Tale" (second and later editions only), neither of which are present in this volume. This copy with "Visions of the Worlds Vanitie," "The Visions of Bellay," and "The Visions of Petrarch" bound between "The Ruines of Time" and "The Teares of the Muses." Considered within the complicated publication history of the first collected edition of Spenser's works, this selection from the first folio edition represents the earliest folio editions of Dapnhaida and Complaints, first published as quartos in 1591. Books I-III of The Faerie Queene were first published in 1590 by William Posonby, who also published Books IV-VI in 1596. When he died in 1599, Spenser left the poem unfinished with only a fraction of Book VII completed. A decade later in 1609, Matthew Lownes published the first folio edition of Books I-VI of The Fearie Queen along with the unfinished Book VII, now known as the Cantos of Mutabilitie. In 1611, Lownes issued the first collected edition of Spenser's works in a folio format, including The Faerie Queene, The Shepheards Calendar, and Spenser's smaller texts. For the first folio edition, Lownes used his leftover sheets from the 1609 Faerie Queen and printed the additional sections separately, and reprinted each on an as needed basis. Accordingly, nearly all copies of the 1611 collected works are mixed-issue, with different sections printed at different times, as evidenced by F.R. Johnson's 1933 Critical Bibliography of the Works of Edmund Spenser. Additionally, many of the sections have their own title pages, so many copies often have conflicting publication dates throughout, and complicating issue points for different editions. The Faerie Queene is an incomplete epic allegorical poem written in honor of Queen Elizabeth I, who is symbolically represented as the title character. Spenser envisioned the work completed in twelve parts, with each section describing a different member of the Faerie Queens' court, each of whom referred to an actual member of Queen Elizabeth's court. Just as Virgil created a history for Rome by connecting it to Ancient Greece in the Aeneid, Spenser lauded the reign of the Tudor Family by linking their ancestry to King Arthur. Daphnaida and Complaints are among Spenser's shorter poems and laden with themes of mourning and lamentation. Specifically, Daphnaida is a narrative elegy for Douglas Howard, the late first wife of poet Sir Arthur Gorges, and Complaints is. Hard Cover. Very Good.

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        An Epistle to the Right Honourable Richard Lord Visc. Cobham

      Printed for Lawton Gilliver. First edition.. Some slight scuffing to the binding; a handsome copy.. Griffith 329; Rothschild 1611; NCBEL II, 507. Folio, 20th century red half straight-grained morocco, red cloth sides, gilt rules and lettering. Half-title and leaf of ads present. An epistle dedicated to Sir Richard Temple, Lord Cobham (1675-1749), a friend of Pope who had been disgraced by Walpole. Pope comes to Cobham\'s defense obliquely, writing about the difficulty of reading human character correctly, but the half-title is direct: \"On the Knowledge and Characters of Men: To Richard Lord Cobham.\" See Mack, Alexander Pope, A Life, pages 596-600.

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        The Faerie Queen: The Shepheards Calendar: Together with the Other Works of England's Arch-Po‘t, Edm. Spenser: Collected into one Volume, and carefully corrected

      London: Printed by H. L. for Mathew Lownes, 1611. Folio, 10 inches x 7 ins., paginating thus: (Faerie Queen) [i-xvi], 363, [3, inc. final blank]; (Shepheards Calendar) [x], 56, (2, blank); (Prosopopoia) 16; (Colin Clout) [26]; (Prothalamion) [4]; (Amoretti) [16]; (Epithalamion) [6]; (Foure Hymnes) [16]; (Daphnaida) [10]; (Complaints) [12]; (The Teares of the Muses) [12]; (Virgils Gnat) (20); (The Ruines of Rome) [6]; (Muiopotmos) [10]; (Visions of the Worlds Vanitie) [6]; (The Visions of Petrarch) [2] pp. General title within woodcut border (McKerrow & Ferguson 212), twelve woodcut illustrations and ornamental borders, decorative woodcut head- and tail-pieces and initials. (The woodcuts in The Shepheards Calender were used in all the earlier separate editions.) First collected edition of SpenserÕs works and first folio edition, second (1615?) issue, with the title to The Second Part of the Faerie Queene beginning with signature R, dated 1613 and the colophon dated Ã’16012Ó [sic]. With the Prosopopoia. Or Mother Hubberds Tale, consisting of a single gathering A of eight leaves and dated 1612 on the title, not found in the first issue. "The first modern English poet to achieve major stature, Spenser demonstrated with his fluency in many meters and stanzaic forms that English waŒs at least the equal to any other language as a vehicle of great poetry. While his poetry, particularly The Faerie Queene, looks backward as the culmination of the allegorical verse tradition of the Pearl Poet, Langland, and Chaucer, he has influenced with his fertile imagination and especially his sensuous imagery and melodic language nearly every important English poet who followed him." Grolier, Langland to Wither, 239. Johnson 19. Pforzheimer 973. ESTC S123122.

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        The Holy Bible, Conteyning the Old Testament, and the New:

      London: Robert Barker,, 1611?"13. Newly translated out of the Originall Tongues: and with the former Translations diligently compared and revised ... by his Maiesties speciall Commandement. Appointed to be read in Churches. Folio (410 × 260 mm), 752 leaves, complete. Recased in contemporary dark calf, spine gilt in compartments, later red morocco label to style. Text in double columns, black letter, letterpress divisional title within elaborate woodcut borders, woodcut initial capitals, vignettes, folding map. General title inlaid, (genealogies) A2, (NT) S1, S6, U3-4, Z1-2, Aa1-3 and Aa5-6 remargined, repairs to (prelims) A2-3, (OT) B6, Pp4-5, Eee4, Ggg2, Iii6, Zzzz5, (NT) T1, loss to map at right margin. Several leaves evidently supplied from other copies including (genealogies) A4-B2, B5-C6, map, (NT) S1-6, T2, and Z1-Aa6. Contemporary manuscript notes and pen trials, including the name William Toutt in a Jacobean court hand and "Ashchurche Booke" on A3r. Some small holes, tears, and abrasions, spotting and browning, nevertheless a good copy, with generous margins. Second folio edition of the King James Bible, with the reading "...and she went into the citie" at Ruth 3:15 ?" hence the "She" Bible. This edition has the error of "Judas" for "Jesus" at Matthew 26:36, which is here corrected by a pasted slip. It is believed that most of this edition was printed in 1611, but publication was delayed until 1613 (the latter date being most commonly found on the title page). About one third of the sheets exist in two different states, suggesting that Barker engaged in a significant amount of reprinting between 1611 and final publication. The reason for this has not been established. The King James Bible is often described as the greatest literary work created by a committee. The work was divided between 50 or so scholars divided into six groups, two each at Westminster, Cambridge, and Oxford respectively. The companies seem to have been intentionally composed of men not only with diverse qualifications but also of varying religious convictions. To help with the work of revision, 40 unbound copies of the Bishops' Bible, which was used as the foundation text, were supplied to the group, at a cost of £1 16s. 8d. each. The stately rhythms and simple but elevated prose style of this translation, somewhat archaic from the outset, have permanently imbued the English language with gravitas and a rich stock of universally recognisable phrases. Thomas Babington Macaulay in 1828 called it "a book which, if everything else in our language should perish, would alone suffice to show the whole extent of its beauty and power" (McGrath, 301).

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        Historia di Heliodore delle cose Ethiopiche.

      In Vinegia (Venise), Andrea Baba 1611 - Nella quale fra diuersi, e compassioneuoli auenimenti di due Amanti, si contengono abbattimenti, descrittioni di paeli, e molte altre cose utilili e diletteuolia leggere. Novamente tradotta dalla lingua Creca nella Thoscana, da Messer Leonardo Glinci. Con la tavola di tutte le cose piu notabili, che nell opera si contengono. Bonne édition vénitienne du célèbre roman grec d'Héliodore d'Emèse dont le succès fut très grand au cours du Moyen Age byzantin. In Vinegia (Venise), Andrea Baba 1611. 399 pages. Rare. Reliure plein vélin de l'époque. Titre manuscrit au dos. Rares rousseurs. Bon état. Format in-12° (15x10). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Institutionum dialecticarum libri octo. Emendatius quam antehac editi. Quibus accesit eiusdem auctoris Isagogae philosophica. Cum librorum argumentis, indice copiosissimo capitum & rerum.

      Ingolstadt Adam Sartorius 1611. Frontispice. Vignetten. Perkament. 8vo (II), 684 (34) pp. *los in band (perkamenten bindstrookje met handschriftfragment op rug zichtbaar), bibliotheeksticker binnenzijde voorplat ('Residentiae Culemburgensis S.J.')*'Fonseca, Pedro da, (SJ seit 1548), der "portugies. Aristoteles", * 1528 zu Cortiçao, 6 Jahre Prof. der Philos. und 1 Jahr der Theol. an der Univ. Coimbra (...) +4.11.1599 zu Lissabon. Durch die von ihm an der Univers. Coimbra eingeführte Methode, die philos. Vorlesungen an den griech. Urtext des Aristoteles anzuschließen, durch sein berühmtes Hauptwerk Commentarii in libros metaphysicorum Aristotelis (...) das neben der scholastischen auch die gesamte griechische exeget. Überlieferung verarbeitet, und durch die auf seine Anregung und nach seinem Vorbild entstandenen Kommentare der Coimbrizenser hat F. entscheidend zur Erneuerung der Scholastik im 16. Jahrh. beigetragen, auch großen Einfluß auf die Entwicklung der Philosophie an den protestant. Universitäten Hollands u. Deutschlands ausgeübt'. Lexikon für Theologie und Kirche, Freiburg i.Br., Herder, 1932 (2e herz.), IV, p. 53 'Called in his own time 'the Portugese Aristotle', Pedro de Fonseca' was a sixteenth-century Jesuit philosopher and theologian. Schooled as a Thomist, Fonseca was a master of the Greek, Arabic and scholastic traditions, which enabled him to pursue his own independent line on various issues dealt with by Aquinas and Aristotle. (...) His chief accomplishments were in logic and metaphysics. He authored two very important and widely used works: a clear, comprehensive and systematic textbook in logic 'Institutionum dialecticarum libri octo' (Eight books of dialectical instructions) and an edition of Aristotle's Metaphysics with translation plus explanation and commentary. A third shorter work of introduction to logic (Isagoge philosophica) was also influential. The Institutionum dialecticarum was published at Lisbon in 1564 and re-edited fifty-two more times by 1625. It was adopted as a textbook, especially by the Jesuits, throughout Europe, America and the Far East. The second work was a much shorter Isagoge philosophica (Philosophical introduction), which was published initially in 1591 ad re-edited eighteen times up to 1623. More than a simple commentary on the Isagoge of Porphyry, Fonseca's book was a new introduction to the Organon of Aristotle'. http://compossivel.wordpress.com/2008/12/09/pedro-da-fonseca/

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        Une Les The Het Het The A Die The Die Le Icones & vitae principum ac regum Poloniae omnium.Frankfurt, Jacob de Zetter, Hartman Palthenius, 1620. With engraved title-page and engraved portraits in text. With : (2) SICCAMA, Sybrand (editor) . Lex Frisionum, sive antiquae Frisiorum leges, a reliquis veterum Germanorum legibus separatim aeditiae & notis illustratae. Franeker, Johannes Lamrinck, 1617. (3) [VENICE] . Risposta in difesa delle ragioni del. ser.mo Arciduca Ferdinando contra il manifesto publicato per la Republica di Venetia, per occasione della presente guerra. Con l'oratione di Lodovico Eliano oratore di Lodovico XII. re di Francia, havvta da lui contro la medesima Republica, in augusta, nel convento de' Prencipi di Germania, alla presenza dell' imperatore Massimiliano I, l'anno 1510. [Italy?], Con Licenza de' superiori, 1617. 3 works in 1 volume. Small 4to (20 x 14.5 cm). 18th-century gold-tooled calf, red sprinkled edges.

      Ad.1: BLC STC German (17th cent.) N-136; Czapnik, Rare Polonica 340; Hoskins 694; VD17, 23:247745G; ad 2: cf. V.d. Aa XVII, p. 645; NNBW VI, col. 1239; ad 3: WorldCat (6 copies). Three works from the early 17th century bound together. The first work is a popular illustrated history of Poland with portraits of monarchs, theologians, and emperors, each with a short biography added, by Salomon Neugebauer (1611-1654).The second work is the first edition edited by the jurist Sybren Siccama (1571-1622), of a legal work with the laws of Friesland. The first edition, based on a now lost manuscript, was printed in 1557. The third work is a rare anti-Venetian pamphlet in Italian written on the occasion of the Uskok War (1615-1618). This war was waged by Venice against a group of Balkan pirates (Uskoks or Croatian-Habsburg soldiers), which was stationed by the Habsburg ruler Archduke Ferdinand of Styria (1578-1637) (later Ferdinand II) along its frontiers as part of its military borders. The Venetian- Habsburg conflict eventually involved troops from all-over Europe, with on the one hand Venice and the United Provinces, and Habsburg and Spain on the other. The pamphlet includes an anti-Venetian Latin oration given in Rome by the French diplomat Louis Hélian in 1510. With library label pasted on verso front cover, library labels pasted on spine. Tear in one leaf of the second work, otherwise in very good condition.

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        Historischer Schauplatz derer natürlichen Merckwürdigkeiten in dem Meißnischen Ober-Ertzgebirge, darinnen eine außführliche Beschreibung dieser gantzen gebirgischen und angräntzenden Gegend, nach ihrem Lager, Gestalt, Bergen, Thälern, Felßen, Flüssen, Brunnen, warmen Bädern,... Himmels-Zeichen, Witterung und allerhand curiösen Begebenheiten,... enthalten. Leipzig, I. Tietze für Fr. Lanckisch Erben 1699. 4°. 19 Bll., 1005 S., 16 Bll., mit gest. Frontispiz, 11 (6 gef.) Kupfertafeln, 1 (gef.) Kupferkarte u. einigen Textholzschnitten, Goldschnitt, Ldr. d. Zt. mit Rverg.

      . . VD17 3:302104H - Ferchl 305, Ackermann I, 550 u. V, 842 - Bemmann-Jatzwauk II, 36 - ADB LI, 616 ff.- Erste Ausgabe.- Seltenes, posthum erschienenes, hochinteressantes Werk des erzgebirgischen Geschichtsschreibers und Theologen Christian Lehmann (1611-1688). "Das bedeutendste Werk ist sein 'Historischer Schauplatz derer natürlichen Merckwürdigkeiten in dem Meißnischen Ober-Ertzgebirge', eine ausführliche Beschreibung dieses Gebietes in orographischer, hydrographischer, climatischer, mineralogischer, pflanzen-, thier- und anthropogeographischer Hinsicht. Es wurde von den drei Söhnen des Verfassers durch zahlreiche Anmerkungen vermehrt und 1699 von dem überlebenden Johann Christian in Leipzig zum Druck befördert. Es bildet einen stattlichen Quartband von über 1000 Seiten ... Das Buch ist als eine wichtige Fundgrube für die Culturgeschichte und Volkskunde des 17. Jahrhunderts noch heute von hohem Interesse" (ADB).- Die Kupfertafeln zeigen u.a. Gebirgslandschaften, Gesteinsformationen, einen Pegasus, sowie Ansichten v. Karlsbad u. Warmbad Wolkenstein; die Textholzschnitte zeigen Mißgeburten, Himmelserscheinungen, Gewürm u.a.- Etw. gebräunt, wenige Bll. u. 1 Tafel fleckig, wenige kl. Randläsuren, Innenspiegel u. Vorsätze mit zeitgenöss. Zusätzen, Ebd. berieben, Rücken mit kl. Wurmspuren.

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        Gründliche, und Gottes Wort auch dem Christlichen Concordien-Buch gemässe Erörterung, derer vier, zwischen etlichen Theologen Augspurgischer Confession in newligkeit entstandenen streitigen Hauptpuncten,... vom Hauptgrund der gegenwart Gottes, und seines Sohnes Jesu Christi bey den Creaturen, ingleichen von der stetwehrenden und völligen Regierung Christi nach seiner Menschlichen Natur,... Sampt ... Anordnung Deß ... Herrn Johannis Georgii, Hertzogen zu Sachsen ... Churfürsten ... Wie in ihrer Churf. Durchl. Academien, Kirchen unnd Schulen, öffentlich von den obberürten Puncten sol gelehret werden. Leipzig, Th. Schürer 1624. 4°. 7 Bll., 122 S., Prgt. d. Zt.

      . . VD17 3:002731F.- Der Beginn der Regierung Johann Georgs I. am 23. Juni 1611 fiel in die Zeit der sich verschärfenden Spannungen zwischen Protestanten und Katholiken im Reich. Er hielt aber an der traditionellen Ausgleichspolitik Sachsens fest, die darauf ausgerichtet war, den status quo des Augsburger Religionsfriedens zu wahren.- Etw. gebräunt, tls. braun- u. wasserfleckig, Vorsatz mit hinterlegt. Eckabschnitt, Ebd. fleckig u. leicht aufgebogen.

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        Der Statt Franckfurt am Mayn erneuerte Reformation Wie die in Anno 1578 außgangen und publicirt/ Jetzt abermals von newen ersehen/ an vielen underschiedtlichen Orten gegendert/ verbessert und vermehrt.

      Franckfurt am Mayn, Gedruckt durch Johann Bringern, In Verlegung Jonas Rosen, 1611.. Folio. Schöner ganzseitiger Titelkupfer in Rot-Schwarz-Druck, (18), 291 gezählte Blätter, mit einem ganzseitigen Holzschnitt, darstellend eine Allegorie der Iustitia im Hintergrund Ansicht der Stadt Frankfurt am Main. Zeitgenössischer Lederband mit Rückenvergoldung auf sechs Bünden geheftet am Rücken etwas eingerissen.. Erste umfassende deutsche Stadtrechtsreformation im Geist des Jus Romanum! Die bedeutendste legislatorische Arbeit des 16. Jahrhunderts ist die Frankfurter Stadtrechstreformation von 1578. Verfasser ist der berühmte Frankfurter Jurist Johannes FICHARD (1512 - 1581). Fichard, ein Schüler von Ulrich Zasius und Bonifacius Amerbach, war nach vollendetem Studium zunächst Advokat am Reichskammergericht, später Stadtadvokat und Syndicus der Stadt Frankfurt am Main. Die Reformation des Frankfurter Stadtrechts ist eine originäre gesetzgeberi- sche Leistung von Fichard, keine Kompilation aus anderen gesetzeswerken, sondern ein Versuch einer Kodifikation aus einem Guße. Im Auftrag der Stadt Frankfurt am Main errstellt, sucht die Reformation in seinen Grundlagen das römische Recht umzusetze, zieht einheimische Quellen nur noch gelegentlich heran. Mit dieser Reformation ist dem römischen Recht der große Durchbruch auf gesetzgeberischer Ebene in Deutschland gelungen. Der ganze süddeutsche Raum konnte sich dem Einfluß dieser Reformation nicht mehr entziehen. Das Gesetzbuch zählt bis zum Auftreten des Naturrechts und den großen Vernunft- rechtskodifikationen im 18. Jahrhundert zu den bedeutendsten in Deutschland. Grundlegend für die Erfoschung dieses Gesetzeswerkes war Helmut Coing.

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        Magni felicis ennodii episcopi ticinensis opera

      Paris 1611 - 664+98pp. Etat Correct, reliure usagée [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Von der Jesuiten Gott/ und irer Geistlichkeit. Darinnen die grewlichen und erschrecklichen Irrthumber/ so die Jesuiten wider Göttliche Majestätt/ und sein Heiliges Wort verthädigen/ gleich in einem Spiegel angezeigt werden. Desgleichen was sie für einen Ursprung/ Nahmen Immuniteten/ Privilegien/ und Feyheiten von Bäpstl. Heiligk. erpracticirt haben: Was sie auch für Abenthewerliche Gauckelspiel/ unnd lächerliche Thorheiten/ Bossen und Schwäncke/ under einem Deckmantel Christliche Disciplin/ williger Armut/ Keuschheit/ und erdichteten Wunderwercken/ zu treiben pflegen/ Darvon sie keinen bestendigen Trost/ sondern erschrecklichen Abschiedt auß diesem Leben zu gewarten. ...jetzt aber verdeutschet und in Druck gegeben Durch Leonem de Dromna.

      Gera, Spieß 1611;. EA; kl.-4°; (10), 40, (260) Seiten mit einer Holzschnittvignette zum 3. Teil und einem Holzschnitt; Pgt um 1900 (Vorsätze wohl auch aus dieser Zeit; durchgehend leicht gebräunt, in der Buchmitte ca 30 Blätter am unteren weißen Rand [keinerlei Textverlust] alt unterlegt); EA;. Sehr seltene Streitschrift gegen die Jesuiten.

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        Critices Christianae libri duo de ritu bibendi super sanitate, pontificum, caesarum, principum, ducum, magnatum amicorum, amicarum, &c.

      Köln, Konrad Butgenius, 1611.. (16), 189, (1) SS., l. w. Bl. Mit Holzschnittvignette am Titel und 1 gef. Holzschnittafel. Pergamenteinband der Zeit. Dreiseitiger gesprenkelter Farbschnitt. 8vo.. Einzige Ausgabe dieses seltenen Werks über die Sitte des Zutrinkens. Ein eigenes Kapitel ist dem Wein im Altertum gewidmet. - Durchgehend fleckig; mehrere alte Randnotizen/Notabenes. Mit dem oft fehlenden Holzschnitt, der ein Stangenglas mit den Geboten Luthers zeigt (stärkere Randeinrisse und Knitterspuren): "une planche repliee represente un immense pot a biere au bas duquel est ecrit: Catechismus M. Lutheri" (Vicaire). - VD 17, 12:106471L. Simon, Bibl. gastr. 1024. Vicaire 578. Krivatsy 7550 (incpl.). ADB XX, 584.

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        Tractatus de iure universitatum, omnibus legum studiosis, & in Foro, & in Scholis versantibus maxime utilis, ac necessarius.

      Speyer, Augustin Scheider für Elias Kembach 1611. Kl.-8°. 291, (61) S. mit hübscher Holzschnittvignette auf dem Titel (Kaiserdom zu Speyer). Angebunden: Thomatus, Aegidius: De Muneribus Patrimonialibus sive collectis, Tractatus Utilis & perquam necessarius: In quo omnia, quae ad hanc praesentem materiam pertinent, satis dilucide ac copiose explicantur. Nunc primum in Germania editus. Frankfurt, Johannes Saurius für Theobald Schönwetter 1598. 4 Bll., 675, (34) S. - Zusammen im Pergamentband der Zeit. - Einband leicht angeschmutzt. Kleines altes Rückenschild. Innen durchgehend schwach gebräunt und leicht fleckig. Insgesamt schönes Exemplar!.

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