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        Miracula & Mysteria Chymico-Medica.

      - Libris quinque ( quorum summam pagina versa exhibet, ) enucleata. Studio & opera Philippi Mulleri Freiburg Brisgoi Philosof. & Med. D. Edition tertia, cum Gratia & Privil S.C.M. ad decennium 1616. - Accessunt his: 1. Tyrocinium Chymicum [von Beguinus bzw. Jean Begiun]. 2. Novum Lumen Chymicum [von Michael Sendivogus]. - Summa horum, juxta seriem Capitum & Tractat ad calcem invenienda est. 3. Aufl. [Wittenberg], Clementis Bergeri Bibliop., 1616. 12 Bll., S. 1-190, 151-493, 2 Bll. [so kmpl.!], mit Titelvignette, einigen Vignetten am Text u. 18 Fig. (Holzschnitte), 12°, Blindgepr. Pergament d. Zt. Ferguson II,115f. (nennt die gleiche Seitenzählung), vgl. auch I,93 (Beguin), II,365f. (Sendivogius); Caillet 7869, vgl. auch 913 u. 10135. - Die EA des Werks wurde 1610 hrsg. Es erschienen etliche Auflagen, z.T. mit den beiden angebundenen Werken (Tyrocinium Chymicum u. Novum Lumen Chymicum), z.T. aber auch ohne. Auch unter dem etwas abweichenden Titel "Miracula chymica et misteria medica. Libris quinque enucleta, quorum summam pagina versa exhibet." Das Werk beschreibt die Bereitung versch. (pharmazeutischer) Subtanzen. Über Philipp Müller lässt sich nichts Gesichertes feststellen, es scheint versch. Personen dieses Namens gegeben zu haben (Ferguson). - Jean Beguins (1550-1620) Chemielehrbuch "Tyrocinium chymicum" (hier ab S. 151) erlebte im 17. Jh. etliche Auflagen u. war entsprechend verbreitet. Es gilt als eines der ersten Chemiebücher (im Gegensatz zur Alchemie). - Der polnische Alchemist Michael Sendivogius (1566-1636) soll Kaiser Rudolf II u.a. mit Hilfe eines Pulvers, das er von Alexander Seton kurz vor dessen Tode erhalten hatte, Transmutationen vorgeführt haben. Sein "Novum Lumen Chymicum" beginnt hier auf S. 369. - Einband ist fleckig; Aussengelenk gering angerissen; neuere Schliessbändchen; vorderes Vorsatzblatt fehlt; Titel mit hinterlegter Fehlstelle (kein Textverlust), auch im Text wenige hinterlegte Fehlstellen mit ergänzten Buchstaben oder Wörtern; vereinzelte Anstreichungen von alter Hand, Anmerkung im hinteren Vorsatz; Seiten sind deutlich gebräunt u. z.T. angeschmutzt oder fleckig; ab S. 399 mit kl. Fehlstelle im oberen Rand (Mäusefrass?), dabei z.T. angeschnittene Seitenzahlen; ca. 1/4 der Seiten mit Wurmgängen im Rand. - Selten!

      [Bookseller: Versandantiquariat Hans-Jürgen Lange]
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        Fine half-length portrait engraving in formal dress holding a copy of his "Chronologia." Dated 1616

      - Calvisius, a German music theorist, composer, teacher, chronologist and astronomer, "was one of the most influential German theorists of his time and prominent in the musical and intellectual life of Leipzig. He had a wide circle of scholarly friends, including the astronomer Johannes Kepler, Michael Praetorius and the music theorists Abraham Bartolus, Henricus Baryphonus, Nikolaus Gengenbach and Johannes Lippius." Adam Adrio and Clytus Gottwald in Grove Music Online. 240 x 167 mm. Uniformly browned; partially lined; a few small abrasions; trimmed to within platemark.

      [Bookseller: J & J LUBRANO MUSIC ANTIQUARIANS LLC]
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        Wir Matthias von Gottes Gnaden Erwählter Römischer Khayser, zu allen zeitten Mehrer deß Reichs in Germanien, zu Hungern und Böhaimb, Khönig, Ertzhertzog zu Oesterreich (.) Darbey fuegen wir euch gnädigist zuvernehmen, daß wir gnädigist entschlossen den 14. dits Monats von Praag auffzubrechen. Geben in unser Statt Wienn den dritten Tag Novembris, im Ain Tausendt Sechshundert und Sechszehndten (.) Jahr

      Wien 1616 - Seltene Urkunde auf Befehl des römischen Kaisers Matthias in Wien ausgefährtigt, eigenhändig unterzeichnet von dem kaiserlichen Statthalter und Kanzler und zwei weiteren Gegenzeichnungen. - Sauberer kräftiger Druck Doppelblatt mit 4 Unterschriften bzw. Gegenzeichnungen

      [Bookseller: Buch & Kunst Antiquariat Flotow GmbH]
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        Landrecht, Policey: Gerichts- Malefitz- vnd andere Ordnungen. Der Fürstenthumben Obern vnd Nidern Bayrn.

      München, Nicolaus Henricus 1616.. Kupfertitel, 9, 1 w. Bll., 62 S., 1 w., 3 Bll., SS. 63-94, 1 w., 8 Bll., SS. 95-200, 1 w., 18 Bll., SS. 201-406, 1 w., 6 Bll., SS. 407-443, 22 Bll., SS. 444-728, 4 Bll., SS. 729-774, 1 w., 2 Bll., SS. 775-793, 4 Bll., SS. 794-827, 6, 1 w. Bll., mit demselben Wappenholzschnitt auf allen 8 Zwischentiteln ubd 13 teils ganzs. Textholzschnitten. Blindgepr. Schweinslederband d. Zt. auf Holzdecken mit 2 Schließen. Folio. fister I, 78. - Erste Ausgabe des Codex Maximilianus. Das große, hauptsächlich von den Hofkanzlern Johann Gailkircher und Simon Wangnereck und dem Münchner Stadtschreiber Georg Locher stammende Gesetzgebungswerk wurde erst nach eineinhalb Jahrhunderten durch die Kodifikationen Kreittmayrs ersetzt. Ausführliche Würdigung bei Spindler, Handbuch der bayerischen Geschichte II, 586f. Die meisten Holzschnitte zeigen Fische in Lebensgröße als Eichmaß. - Eine von drei Druckvarianten (VD 17 1:015484M; Kennzeichen: Bl. *2 st. a2, Kupfertit. ohne kaiserl. Privileg). - Einband etwas berieben u. bestoßen, oberes Ende des Rückens mit einer Ecke des Vorderdeckelbezugs fehlt, vord. Spiegel mit alten Besitzvermerken. Ohne das Repertorium (140, falsch 136 S.). Wenig gebräunt und fleckig, minimal wurmstichig, einige Bll. mit Ausrissen im w. Rand, die Bll. mit den Fischdarstellungen mit Einrissen im unteren Rand.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Turszynski]
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        Pastores de Belén.

      [en Alcala, en casa de Juan Gracian]. 1616 - 12mo. 15 x 10cm. 7h. [ex 8], 312 folios [ex 315, y una hoja en blanca]. Con xilografía de la Anunciación en signatura 8 vuelta de los preliminares. Pergamino estilo antiguo. Falta la portada y 4 hojas al final (una en blanco). La fecha está sacada de la Tassa. Nuestra edición no es Palau 356374 : que es también Alcala 1616, y Juan Gracian, pero con 320 folios y sin el grabado, y corresponde mas bien al CCPB000051348-2 del Catálogo Colectivo del Patrimonio Bibliográfico Español. Parece extraño que un impresor saca dos ediciones (no impresiones), en el mismo año, pero la bibliografía de las ediciones tempranas no está nada clara. Según el CCPBE hay tres ediciones de 1612 (una de Madrid y dos de Lérida). Dos de 1613 (Madrid y Lérida). Una de 1614 (Bruselas) y dos de 1616, una en ejemplar única, sin indicación de lugar por falta de portada y la nuestra de Lérida (con 3 ejemplares, uno con falta de portada). Son todos de gran rareza y muchos con faltas. Ejemplar muy fatigada, con muchos parches, óxido, manchas de humedad y con notas y subrayos contemporáneos. Envíos para España: el pago contra reembolso conlleva un recargo de 4 Euros.

      [Bookseller: Carmichael Alonso libros]
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        A Booke of Presidents, With Additions of Divers Necessarie...

      , 1616 1616. The First Conveyancing Formbook [Phayer (Phayre), Thomas (c.1510-1560)]. A Booke of Presidents, With Additions of Divers Necessarie Instruments, Meet for All Such as Desire to Learne the Manner and Forme How to Make Evidences and Instruments, &c. As in the Table of This Booke More Plainely Appeareth. London: Printed for the Companie of Stationers, 1611. [viii], 125, [7] ff. Octavo (5-1/2" x 3-1/2"). Contemporary calf, rebacked in period style, blind rules to boards, raised bands and blind rules to spine. Light rubbing and a few min or scuffs to boards, corners bumped and lightly worn, pastedowns loose, portion of rear free endpaper lacking. Moderate toning to text, faint dampstaining and light soiling to a few leaves. Early annotations and signatures to front free endpaper, title page and Fol. 1, interior otherwise clean. An appealing copy. * Later edition. With an index, court calendars and an almanac (to determine future court dates). First published in 1543, this was the first collection of conveyancing forms. The most significant book on land law since Littleton's Tenures, it was also one of the earliest formbooks printed in England. A popular work, it went through several editions and reissues, the final appearing in 1626. OCLC locates five copies of this edition in the U.S. law libraries. English Short-Title Catalogue S113530.

      [Bookseller: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.]
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        The Workes of Benjamin Jonson

      London: William Stansby, 1616. Lacks initial blank as almost always, title-page laid down with some loss at the margins (engraved image being principally unaffected), preliminaries thumbed, intermittent water staining; margins a little smaller than usual yet overall a very good copy of a book typically encountered in poor condition.. Thick folio, recent full calf with crimson label lettered in gilt. First collected edition of the dramatic works and poems of the master playwright Ben Johnson, a milestone in literary history that forms a direct precedent to Shakespeare's first folio printed shortly afterwards in 1623. By publishing his plays in such an advanced format, Jonson elevated the role of dramatic arts from transitory entertainment to serious literature, as noted by the bibliographer H. L. Ford: 'It is noteworthy that no finer printed folio of plays was issued in that century, and it is the first printed in that size; the designation of them as 'Workes' occasioned considerable criticism amongst his fellows, but time has vindicated that they are such, rather than dramatic ephemera for a hungry stage.'Jonson's career was extraordinary even by the standards of his time. Born into humble circumstances he was a brilliant student but worked as a bricklayer before establishing a role in the theatre (John Aubrey depicts him reciting Homer with a trowel in hand). Jonson also served as a soldier in the British force sent to expel the Spanish from Holland in 1591, and narrowly escaped the gallows for murdering a fellow actor in a duel. Never a brilliant actor, Jonson was manifestly a poet and playwright who regularly upset the status quo; he suffered incarceration in the Tower under Queen Elizabeth although later enjoyed the patronage of her successor James I. In addition to the nine major plays, the folio edition preserves the full range of Jonson's writing, including the court masques that secured Jonson's reputation as a master dramatist amongst the Royal household, the Panegyre written for James I, short poems or epigrams, and a collection of longer verse titled The Forest. Jonson's folio constitutes a definitive text edited by its author, in stark contrast to Shakespeare's posthumous first folio that contains ample textual inconsistency generating centuries of scholarship.This book has been the subject of much bibliographic enquiry - attempts to assign priority to the various states have filled many idle hours but borne little fruit. The catalogue of the great Pforzheimer collection laments that 'the bibliographical variations of this book are bewildering and all attempts to simplify them into categories have not materially reduced the confusion'. It was certainly a much loved book, indeed Jonson enjoyed a reputation on par with Shakespeare throughout much of the seventeenth century and the condition of remaining copies reflects this fact. This copy lacks its front endpaper; the title-page, though it has lost its blank margins and is mounted on plain paper, is virtually complete. However, in his extensive census H. L. Ford confidently asserts that 'an original copy unrestored or unrepaired is so rare as to be practically non-existent... the engraved title and four preliminary and two last leaves are rarely in pristine state; the original blank preceding the title is also so rare that it is not considered essential to a perfect copy' (Collation of the Ben Jonson Folios, Oxford 1932). Accordingly, it is not unusual for the title and other preliminary leaves to be absent altogether, making this a most desirable example.

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        Poematum Novo Editio

      Lugduni Batavorum Apud Luduvicium Elzeverium. LEATHER_BOUND. Very scarce early printing of this book from 1616. It is fully bound in vellum, which generally has a slightly dirty browned appearance. This book is entirely written in Latin. Pages are generally a bit foxed or toned but not heavily considering the age of the book. There is no writing or anotations to the book. Baudier was a French Neo-Latin poet, scholar and historian and attained his greatest fame as a latin writer. He was erudite and had great control of Latin. He was one of the best letter-writers of his time and he is considered one of the best poets of the Iambic style in humanism. . Good. 1616.

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        Africa Tertia Pars Terrae.':.

      - Kolorierter Holzschnitt v. Heinrich Bünting aus Itinearium Sacrae Scripturae. . b. A. Betzel für A. Kirchner in Magdeburg, 1616, 28 x 35,5 Betz, The Mapping of Africa, Nr.24,3; Tooley's Dic. of Mapm. Rev. Ed. A - D, S. 209 (Heinrich Bünting , 1545-1606. Professor of theology at Hannover. Itinerarium sacrae scripturae, 1581 and later editions in various languages. - Zeigt Afrika als Kontinent. - Über der Karte Titelkopfleiste; an den Außenrändern die Himmelsrichtungen. A woodcut map of the continent with an unusual shape, tapering to a narrow angle in the south. - The map is on the Ptolemaic model with the Nile rising from twin lakes in the Montes Lunas, and several other rivers in western Africa. - Various kingdoms and cities are shown throughout. - The surrounding seas are engraved in narrow wavy lines and include a sailing ship, merman and a sea-bird. (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Norbert Haas]
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        Tractatus varii de vera praeparatione, et usu medicamentorum chymicorum. Quae hoc libero diversa tractantur, versa pagina exhibebit . Editio quarta prioribus emendatior.

      Rex,, Basel, 1616 - Basel, Rex, 1616. 8°. 208 (von 249) S. Lederband des 20. Jahrhunderts. Brüning 1158. - Krivatsy 8784. - Unser Exemplar ohne den Titel und die Vorrede sowie S. 209ff mit dem "Libellus de lapide philosophorum". Erste Ausgabe dieser alchemistischen Pharmazeutik. enthält "De mineralibus ac metallis philosophicis ." - "Libellus de sale nitro ." - "Libellus de spayricorum quorundam medicamentorum ." und "De quarundam herbarum salibus .". - Papier durchgehend stockfleckig und gebräunt. Kleiner Bibliotheksstempel auf dem ersten und dem letzten Blatt. Sprache: Lateinisch / Latin Lederband des 20. Jahrhunderts. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        HISTOIRE NATURELLE ET MORALE DES INDES, TANT ORIENTALES, QU'OCCIDENTALES; OU IL EST TRAICTE DES CHOSES REMARQUABLES DU CIEL, DU ELEMENS, METAUX PLANTES, & ANIMAUX QUI SONT PROPRES DE CE PAYS; ENSEMBLE DES MOEURS, CEREMONIES, LOIX, GOUVERNEMENS & GUERRES DES MESMES INDIENS

      Paris, 1616. Early vellum. Titlepage slightly worn at foredge. Scattered light soiling. Slight worming in gutter, not affecting text; two wormholes through last few leaves, minutely affecting text in spots. Bookplate of famous collector Alberto Parreno on verso of final leaf. Generally very good. Fourth French edition of this most important source book on the Indians of Mexico and Peru and on the natural history of South America. A Jesuit father, Acosta spent seventeen years in American missions in Mexico and Peru between 1571 and 1588. While in Peru he was instrumental in founding the printing press there, and its first productions, in 1585, were prepared by him. In addition to being an accomplished linguist, Acosta was one of the first to formulate a systemic theory of anthropology, suggesting a classification of different peoples into different types, which foreshadowed later ideas of social evolution. "As a natural historian, Acosta surpassed Oviedo. He took a philosophical approach to natural phenomena, searching for causes and effects in a spirit of critical inquiry....The subject of his moral history is pre-Columbian civilizations, particularly the Aztecs and the Incas, whose religions, customs, and governments he admiringly compares" - Delgado-Gomez. "He provided great detail in his descriptions of sailing directions, mineral wealth, trading commodities, Indian history, etc. Consequently his work operated more strongly than any other in opening the eyes of the rest of Europe to the great wealth that Spain was drawing from America" - Streeter. Acosta was a keen observer of New World plants. He "mentions most of the plants used in Peru as foodstuffs or as medicinals, and even the ornamentals. He remarks that the Indians loved flowers just for their beauty" (Shaw). There are also detailed discussions of plants exported to the Old World, such as ginger, and the use of coca in Peru.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana]
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        Practica des Landmessens: Darinnen gelehrt wirdt, wie man alle recht und krumseitige Land, Wäldt, Baumgärten und andere Felder, so wol mit Hülff des Quadranten, als ohne denselben messen soll... aus gemelter Niederlendischen sprach in Hochteutsch gebracht: Durch Sebastianum Curtium... . Beigebunden: 1: Tractat Vom machen und Gebrauch eines neugeordneten mathematischen Instruments... Niderländisch beschrieben... durch Jan Pieterszoon Dou... auss...Niederländischen in unserer Hochteutsche sprach ubergesetzt und transferiert durch Sebastianum Curtium 2.: Von dem Gebrauch der geometrischen Instrumenten. Durch welchen gelehrt wird alle lengen, braiten ... abmässen. Auch Carten machen ... mit andern kunstlichen Stucken der Geometrie....

      Amsterdam, Wilhelm Janss, 1616 8°, Titelkupfer, 8 Bl., 284 S., 1 gefalt. Kupferstich, einige Holzschnitt-Textabb.; 4 Bl., 72 S., (die Kupfertafel fehlt) einige Textabb.; 122 S., 2 Bl., 7 Kupferstiche (A-F, compl.), einige Textabb., Perg. d. Zeit, Rücken m. kleiner Fehlstelle, fleckig. Innen gebrauchsspurig, Papier gebräunt. 6 Bl. u. +Taf mit Wurmfrass (minimaler Textverlust), Schliessbänder fehlen Johan Sems. auch Semp (1572-1635) niederländischer Kartograf. Landvermesser und Ingenieur. Sein Spezialgebiet war die Landgewinnung sowie der Deich- und Festungsbau. 1600 wirkte er am Lehrbuch «Practijck des lantmetens» von Jan Pietersz mit. dass bei Willem Blaeu erschien. 1602 wurde Sems Landvermesser in Friesland. Ein Jahr später fertigte er eine detaillierte Karte von Leeuwarden an. die von Pieter Bast gedruckt wurde. Von 1604 bis 1608 beaufsichtigte er die Anlage der Festungen in Bourtange. Delfzijl und Bellingwolde. Etwa 1610 zog er nach Bunde. Das Bunder Neuland war seit 1604 mit Hilfe Amsterdamer Investoren eingepoldert worden. 1616 wurde Sems bei Einpolderungen bei Bredstedt hinzugezogen und beteiligte sich am Kanalsystem von Christianshavn auf Amager. kehrte aber 1618 zurück. um Grenzstreitigkeiten bei Ter Apel mit der Provinz Drente zu klären. 1621 war er wieder in Bunderneuland. Der Polder war inzwischen eine Art \"Niemandsland\" . was zu Streitereien zwischen dem Niederländern und Graf Enno III. führte. Ostfriesland stand aber schon seit Jahren unter derart niederländische Herrschaft. dass Enno sogar die Aufnahme Ostfrieslands in die Niederlande beantragte. Dies scheiterte jedoch an den Landständen. Im dreißigjährigen Krieg nutzen die Niederländer Ostfriesland allerdings als winterlichen Versorgungsstützpunkt und quartierten. ohne dass Enno irgendetwas hätte unternehmen können. ab 1622 die gefürchteten Truppen des Söldners Ernst von Mansfeld im Lande ein. 1623 befand sich Sems in Groningen und gab im gleichen Jahr sein Buch «De arithmetische fundamenten» in Emden heraus. Um diese Zeit wurde er auch zum Deichgrafen von Bunderneuland ernannt. 1625 wurde sein Polder bei Bredstedt durch eine Sturmflut wieder zerstört. 1626 erhielt er den Auftrag eine Karte vom Gebiet nördlich von Pieterburen zu zeichnen und zwei Jahre später arbeitete er am Festungsbau in Westerwolde mit. Er geriet aber zunehmend in finanzielle Schwierigkeiten. so dass von 1629 bis 1632 seine Einnahmen gepfändet wurden. 1635 starb er. nachdem er sich kurze Zeit in Niederländisch-Brasilien an Festungbauten beteiligt hatte. Versand D: 20,00 EUR Alte Drucke - nach 1550 Naturwissenschaft

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        A DESCRIPTION OF NEW ENGLAND: OR THE OBSERVATIONS, AND DISCOUERIES, OF CAPTAIN JOHN SMITH (ADMIRALL OF THAT COUNTRY) IN THE NORTH OF AMERICA, IN THE YEAR OF OUR LORD 1614: WITH THE SUCCESSE OF SIXE SHIPS, THAT WENT THE NEXT YEARE 1615; AND THE ACCIDENTS BEFELL HIM AMONG THE FRENCH MEN OF WARRE: WITH THE PROOFE OF THE PRESENT BENEFIT THIS COUNTREY AFFOORDS: WHITHER THIS PRESENT YEARE, 1616, EIGHT VOLUNTARY SHIPS ARE GONE TO MAKE FURTHER TRYALL

      London, 1616. Small quarto. Full calf in antique style, leather label. Light dampstaining on top edge. Some careful expert paper restoration to upper foremargins of first ten leaves or so (including titlepage), and to a lesser extent on some later leaves. Map trimmed to the neat line, with a very small hole (4 x 25 mm.) at center in the ocean, neatly filled in. Some contemporary manuscript on verso of title- leaf and first text leaf. A nice copy. One of the great rarities of colonial Americana, Smith's A DESCRIPTION OF NEW ENGLAND... was, according to Streeter, "the pilgrim's principal guide to their American haven." Based on Smith's two visits to the New England coast in 1614 and 1615, this book did much to encourage later settlement in New England, preceding by four years the sailing of the Mayflower. In fact, Smith named Plymouth Rock, and described the place as "an excellent good harbour, good lands, and no want of anything but industrious people." Smith's first voyage was financed by a group of London merchants, with the primary objective being the search for whales and gold mines (the gold mines turned out to be "the masters device to get a voyage"). That first visit was relatively brief but afforded ample opportunities for trading with the Indians and for the collection of much geographical and natural history information. On his second voyage in 1615, Smith met with less success; thwarted by storms and pirates, he was eventually taken prisoner by a French warship. During his free time as a captive, Smith wrote A DESCRIPTION OF NEW ENGLAND..., destined to reveal the advantages and prospects for future adventurers to the region. "The use of the term 'New England' on the title page of this book established that name for the region that until then had been called North Virginia. The 'altered names' leaf, inserted between A4 and B1, records thirty new names chosen by Prince Charles to replace the mainly Indian place names of New England. All of the new names seem to have stuck except Cape James for Cape Cod" - Streeter. The rare map, printed by George Low, is here present in the fourth state as described by Sabin, Church, and Burden (there are nine recorded states of the map). Only the exceedingly rare first two states of the map properly belong with the book, both produced in 1616 (most copies, however, contain later states of the map; the only copy in some decades to have the first issue was the Siebert copy). Based on surveys made by Captain Smith for the Council for New England, the map is considered the foundation of New England cartography. It stands as the first map on which the name New England appears. The map depicts the area from the present Penobscot Bay in Maine, to Cape Cod. A monumental American rarity of the greatest possible importance. While not the main entry in PRINTING AND THE MIND OF MAN, Smith's GENERALL HISTORIE..., this work appeared eight years earlier, and is wholly incorporated into that work.

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        TRACTATUS DE HAERESI.

      Romae, ex Typographia Andreae Phei, 1616. In folio (mm. 340x220), p. pergam. coeva, 10 cc.nn. (incluso il bel frontespizio figur. inc. in rame), 686 pp.num., 1 c.b., 120 cc.nn. (l?'ultima è bianca), testo su due colonne, ornato da grandi e belle iniz. inc. su legno. "Edizione originale". Cfr. Diz. Treccani,IV, p. 627 ?"Prospero Farinacci (1544-1618), penalista romano fra i più celebri d?'Italia.. Il suo nome è soprattutto legato alle sue opere, nelle quali, e particolarmente nella "Praxis et theorica criminalis", passò in rassegna tutte le questioni che potevano agitarsi in materia penale. L?'influenza dell?'opera del Farinacci, ancora vivissima sulla fine del sec. XVIII, fu anche largamente sentita nelle legislazioni straniere?". - Diz. Bibliogr. Italiani,XLV, pp. 1/5: ?"Alla sua vasta opera penalistica "Praxis.." cominciò a lavorare fin dal 1581 (la terminò di comporre nel 1614). Diviso in 18 titoli, l?'amplissimo repertorio ebbe una storia editoriale complessa.. L?'ultimo, il 18°, fu impresso a Roma nel 1616, per i tipi di Andrea Fei, con intestaz. "Tractatus de haeresi", mutato sulla prima pag. in "Variarum quaestionum et communium opinionum criminalium liber quintus". Timbri di appartenenza con sigla ?"Antonianum Coll. Univ. 12 A 32 e num. 4220?". Prime 55 carte con aloni di umidità marginali, più o meno pesanti, e qualche arross.; al fine 10 carte con antico restauro al marg. super. per fori di tarlo, ma complessivamente un buon esemplare.

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        Enchiridion, et Cebetis Tabula

      Ex Officina Plantiniana Raphelengii, Leiden 1616 - 64mo, text 7.1cm x 4.4cm (2.8" x 1.7") pp. 247, [9]. Greek and Roman letter, single column parallel text within double-fillet border, including final blanks; decorative piece on title, paper very slightly yellowed. A very good copy in contemporary plain vellum, yapp edges, blind-tooled double-fillet border, a.e.r. On recto of front endpaper, contemporary ms ex libris of ‘Justi Boelij’ and his quotation from St Augustine of Hippo, De Doctrina Christiana. A charming miniature edition of these two influential texts, forming a rare pocket-sized guide to life for any philosopher. Epictetus was a Stoic, who came to Rome as a slave and there studied philosophy under Musonius Rufus before his manumission. Banished by Domitian, he went to Epirus and opened his own philosophical school, which swiftly attracted pupils. His Enchiridion, here with a facing Latin translation, was a manual of Stoic ethics compiled by Epictetus’ most famous pupil, Flavius Arrian. In the Enchiridion, or ‘handbook’, Arrian distills the ideas of Epictetus’ Discourses and applies the Stoic precepts to daily life – it is appropriate that this text should be printed in so portable a form; a pocket reference work on dealing with life’s tribulations. For such a small text, by such a minor philosopher, the Enchiridion had a major impact. Popular amongst Christians and pagans alike, it was revived after its translation into Latin by Poliziano, published in 1497, and became exceptionally widely read. The Cebetis Tabula, often printed with the Enchiridion, is an extensively allegorical work on the journey of human life. Taking the form of a dialogue between young visitors and an old man in the sanctuary of Kronos, the discussion centers around the interpretation of a picture. Set up as a Socratic dialogue, the Cebetis Tabula pairs nicely with the Enchiridion to show two complementary yet contrasting moral texts. Among the smallest books printed by the Plantin press, this was probably intended for use in a travelling library, and a copy indeed featured in the travelling library of Sir Julius Caesar. Popularised in the 1600s after MP William Hakewill commissioned four such libraries to be made for his friends and patrons, travelling libraries were designed to allow gentlemen to educate themselves on the move; a 17th century precursor to the Kindle. Justus Boelius we have not yet identified. His quotation from St Augustine, slightly misquoted, is a passage encouraging the application of ancient philosophy, especially that of the Platonists, in Christian theology – a very apt accompaniment to the printed text. Rare. BL STC Dut, E46; Oldfather, Epictetus, 141-142; Walsh, Bibl. of miniature books, 2673. Latin, Greek [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Reysen der Kinder Israel aus Egypten':.

      - Kolorierter Holzschnitt v. Heinrich Bünting aus Itinearium Sacrae Scripturae. . b. A. Betzel für A. Kirchner in Magdeburg, 1616, 27,5 x 37 Laor, Maps of The Holy Land. Cartobibliography of Printed Maps, 1475-1900, 142. - Zeigt den Auszug der Israeliten aus Ägypten ins Gelobte Land. - Im Roten Meer Darstellung des Ertrinkens der Ägypter unter Leitung des Pharaos. - Im Mittelmeer Jonas auf dem Rücken des Wals. This woodcut map illustrates the route taken by the Israelites in the Exodus from Egypt to the Promised Land. The map is very graphic with illustrations of the Pharaoh drowning in the Red Sea and Jonah on the back of a whale in the Mediterranean Sea. (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        Neuwe Chorographia und Histori, Schopper, anno 1582

      Schopper Jakob, 1545-1616 - Neuwe Chorographia und Histori, Schopper, anno 1582 Neuwe Chorographia und Histori Teutscher Nation. 4 Tle. in 1 Bd. Frankfurt, P. Schmidt für S. Feyerabendt, 1582. Fol. Mit 3 whd. Holzschnitt-Titelbordüren, Textholzschnitt und Druckermarke von J. Amman auf dem letzten Blatt. 16 Bl., 850 S., 15 Bl., 219 S., 6 Bl. Pp. d. Zt. (stärker beschabt und bestoßen). (54) Erste Ausgabe. VD 16 ZV 14130. – Chronik vorwiegend zur Geschichte des 16. Jahrhunderts, der Reformation und der allgemeinen deutschen Kirchen- und Religionsgeschichte. Darüber hinaus eine Beschreibung der Niederlande von Lodovico Guicciardini. – Titel mit hs. Vermerken, stellenw. mit Marginalien, erste Lage gelockert (2 Bl. lose), etw. gebräunt. Schopper: Jakob S., Altdorfscher Theologe, † 1616. Geboren wurde S. am 1. November 1545 in Biberach in Schwaben, wo sein Vater (gleichen Namens), ein Schüler Luther’s, damals als Prediger wirkte. Auf dem Gymnasium zu Memmingen vorgebildet, studirte er über sieben Jahre zu Tübingen unter Jakob Andreä, Jakob Heerbrand und anderen Theologie. Seine erste amtliche Anstellung erhielt er ohngefähr 1566 in seiner Heimath Biberach an derselben Kirche, an welcher sein Vater gewirkt hatte. Hier aber erregte er den Haß einer römisch gesinnten Partei gegen sich, so daß er nach neunjähriger Wirksamkeit (1575) weichen mußte. Von nun an sah er sich genöthigt, bald hier bald da sein Unterkommen zu suchen. Wir folgen ihm auf seinem Wanderleben zuerst nach Hornbach in Pfalz-Zweibrücken, wo er am Gymnasium Theologie lehrte, dann nach Tübingen, von da nach Heidelberg, wo er seit 1581 als Professor der Theologie wirkte und im folgenden Jahr Doctor seiner Facultät wurde, aber 1584 (infolge des Confessionswechsels im pfälzischen Fürstenhause) wieder entlassen wurde, weiter nach Haideck in Pfalz-Neuburg, wo er als Superintendent wirkte. 1588 finden wir ihn als Hofprediger des Markgrafen Georg Friedrich in Ansbach, nicht lange darauf als Decan des Capitels Leutershausen mit seinem Sitze in Lehrberg (in der Nähe von Ansbach), wo er zugleich Pastor war. 1593 zur Ordnung der Kirchenverhältnisse nach Amberg als Superintendent und Stadtprediger berufen, wurde er auch von hier durch den reformirten Kurfürsten von der Pfalz nach kurzem (1597) vertrieben. Im folgenden Jahre (1598) fand er endlich in Altdorf eine feste Stellung als theologischer Professor und Prediger. Hier starb er am 12. September 1616, als er gerade das Rectorat der Universität bekleidete, im 71. Jahre seines Alters. In der Kirche daselbst wurde er feierlich beigesetzt. Schopper war ein lutherischer Streittheologe von der Glaubensrichtung der Concordienformel; an seinem unsteten Wanderleben war zum theil sein Eigensinn selbst schuld; überall, wo er gewirkt, hat er in dogmatischem Streite gelebt. Er war zweimal verheirathet und hinterließ eine zahlreiche Nachkommenschaft. Werke wurden von ihm zwischen 1583 und 1616 in großer Zahl durch den Druck veröffentlicht; die meisten derselben sind Thesen, Predigten oder andere erbauliche Tractate. Aus seinen eigentlich theologischen Schriften sei erwähnt „De s. s. Coena Domini nostri Jesu Christi tractatus continens solida argumenta verae institutionis, cum refutatione impiorum argumentorum s. sophismatum, quibus fanatici testamentum hoc Jesu Christi adulterare conantur". Witteb. 1594 (8°), ibid. 1595 (8°). Vor allen diesen Werken hatte er nach Zeltner’s Angabe [s. u.], (wenn wir von einem 1563 gedruckten Gedichte Schopper’s absehen) im J. 1582 zu Frankfurt am Main eine Cultur- und Kirchengeschichte deutscher Nation bis zur Reformation in deutscher Sprache veröffentlicht; dieses [374] umfangreiche Werk führt den Titel „Neue Chorographia und Historie Teutscher Nation d. i. Warhaffte eigentl. und kurze Beschreibung der alten hochlöblichen Teutschen etc., deren Herkommen, Kriegsthaten, Sitten, Religion und deren Veränderungen biß zur Reformation etc." (in Folio) und enthält in seinen drei Theilen I die physikalische, II die bürgerliche und III die k [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Regole per le scuole della dottrina christiana della città e diocesi di Venosa...

      Lazzaro Scoriggio 1616 Perbenedetti, Andrea. Regole per le scuole della dottrina christiana della città e diocesi di Venosa... Napoli, Lazzaro Scoriggio, 1615. In - 4° antico, cop. muta. 268, (4) pp. Bella incisione in legno nel frontespizio raffigurante la presentazione di Gesù nel Tempio. Testo su due colonne. Bell' esemplare di questo libro rarissimo. Manca al Lozzi e alla Biblioteca Platneriana. E' possibile fare uno sconto. Neg...Mob. 1

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        Hispaniae Novae Nova Describtio

      Amsterdam: Jodocus Hondius, 1616. unbound. Petrus Kaerius. Map. Engraving with hand coloring. Image measures 14" x 19". Map of Mexico from the early 17th century at the height of the New World exploration when this area was considered New Spain. Describes the Western most part from Mazatlan down to Ixtapa. This map is beautifully decorated with ships and sea monsters. Markings in the shape of diamonds indicate silver mines. From the "Gerardi Mercatoris Atlas sive Cosmographicae" (Mercator-Hondius Atlas). Plate was originally made by Mercator and later added to by Hondius. Mercator (1512-1594) was an accomplished mathematician, cartographer, globe maker and engraver but is best known for the Mercator Projection. Incorporating the newly accepted fact that the world is round, Mercator was able to render longitude lines consistently straight on a chart. Although this requires some distortion, it was of great use for navigators, and is historically important, as it is still the most commonly used projection today.

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        Historia no Tempo em que a Gouernovo Viso Rey Dom Luis de Ataide.

      Coimbra, Nicolau Carvalho, 1616. - Small folio (198 x 275 mm). 2 parts in one vol. (24), 151, (9) pp. (6] pp., 1 blank f., 162 ff., (12) pp. Title within ornamental border and with a large woodcut armorial device; tail-pieces and decorative initials. Contemp. blindstamped brown full sheep, spine elaborately gilt. All edges red. Very rare first edition of this early history of the Portuguese in India, including the Arabian peninsula (cf. p. 42: "os Arabios aguarnição de Turcos, que nella estaua, & entregarem a cidade ao Xarife da lerra, filho do ultimo rey Arabio"; p. 52: "Mouros de carapuça vindos da costa de Arabia"; etc.). Portuguese expansion into the Indian Ocean began in the early 16th century following Vasco da Gama's explorations and led to numerous armed conflicts with the Ottoman Empire along the coast of the Arabian Gulf. Here, the Portuguese asserted their suzerainity for more than two centuries: only in 1750 did Nasir bin Murshid al-Yaribi, Imam of Oman, oust the Portuguese from Muscat, which Afonso de Albuquerque had conquered in 1507. - The book consists of two parts, each with an extensive index of names. It describes the history of the Portuguese viceroyalty in India during the age of the rule of Don Luís de Ataíde, Count of Atouguia (1517-81), the 10th Vice-Roy of India (in 1568-71 and 1578-80). It was the time of the height of Portuguese naval power and of the prosperity of its East-Indian Viceroyalty, especially of Goa, which became the capital of the Viceroyalty in 1610. Antonio Pinto Pereira, "a native of the village of Mogadour, well-versed in the science of Political History, left a work published some years after his death which occurred in 1587" (Pope, E. M. India in Portuguese Literature [1937], 147). - Several ink corrections in a contemporary hand. Minor repairs to spine; modern endpapers; altogether a very good copy. Only three copies found in Worldcat (Yale University, the University of Leiden, and the British Library). Salva y Mallen, P. Catalogo de la Biblioteca de Salva (Valencia, 1872) II, 621 ("Mui raro"). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Commentarium rerum Germanicarum libri tres. Primus est Germaniae veteris. Secundus, Germaniae posteriori, a Karolo Magno ad nostra usq(ue), tempora, cum principum genealogijs. Tertius est praecipuarum Germaniae urbium cum earum iconismis et descriptionibus.

      Amsterdam, Janssonium, 1616. Oblong 4to. (12) + 732 + (2) pp. Engraved title, engraved coat of arms, 26 engraved maps (20 full-page). 101 engraved full-page town views. Contemporary vellum. Red edges with gilt decorations. Small crack in upper joint (4 cm). Old annotation on front endpaper. Stamp on title-page (Gräflich v. Landsberg`sche Bibliothek), pp. 369 and 401.. Views of : Strassburg, Amsterdam, Basel, Bonn, Bergen, Kiel, Köln, Dresden, Copenhagen, Hamburg, Nürnberg, Frankfurt am Main, Prag, Riga, Salzburg, Wien

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        Consuetudines ducatus Burgundiae fereque totius Galliae

      Coloniae Allobrogum (Genève): Sumptibus Samuelis Crispini, 1616. Fine. Sumptibus Samuelis Crispini, Coloniae Allobrogum (Genève) 1616, In folio (22x35cm), (90) 1798 col., relié. - New edition, including the first date of 1517. Text on two columns. Initials and cul-de-lamp, and 6 figures in-text family trees. Binding open vintage parchment. Back with nerves decorated with jewels 6 black. Flat embossed in the center with an olive wreath in black framing and black cold irons in the spandrels. Center of the top plate ripped with a large missing (12x18cm). 2 slots in the lead. Frotement corners bumped, including 2 bare. French lawyer born in 1480 and died in 1540, Chasseneux gave in his main work: The customs of Burgundy, a model and a major source for the French customary law which was used even in developing the Napoleonic Code. It has been repeatedly reprinted since the first 1517. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Nouvelle édition, dont la toute première date de 1517. Texte sur deux colonnes. Lettrines et culs-de-lampe, et 6 figures in-texte d'arbres généalogiques. Reliure en plein parchemin d'époque. Dos à nerfs orné de 6 fleurons en noir. Plat estampé en son centre d'une couronne d'olivier en noir, encadrement à froid et fers noirs dans les écoinçons. Centre du plat supérieur arraché avec un large manque (12x18cm). 2 fentes en tête. Coins frotement émoussés, dont 2 dénudés. Juriste français né en 1480 et mort en 1540, Chasseneux a donné dans son oeuvre principale : Les coutumes de Bourgogne, un modèle et une source majeure pour le droit coutumier français qui servit même à l'élaboration du code Napoléon. Celle-ci a été maintes fois rééditée depuis la première de 1517.

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        Bouquet sacré composé des roses du calvaire des Lys de Bethlehem des Jaci

      Au Mans: Gervais et François les Oliviers, 1616. Fine. Gervais et François les Oliviers, Au Mans 1616, Fort in 8 (10x18cm), (18) 681pp. (15), relié. - Second edition, after the original appeared in 1613.Pleine blond sheepskin twentieth. Spine ribbed Jansenist. Part of title in red morocco. Back clear. The cover sheet, stuck against the title page, hides the first letter of each line of the page titre.Composé of four books, the work of the Rev. Father Boucher tale one hand his travels in Greece, Egypt, Palestine ; Jerusalem in particular; Travel to Bethlehem, the Jordan River, in short the holy places; the last part of the book deals with the manners and customs of the nations of the Middle East. The whole is punctuated enameled holy parables, evangelists teachings of mock interviews and metaphorical and biblical exegesis ... --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Seconde édition, après l'originale parue en 1613. Reliure en pleine basane blonde XXe. Dos à nerfs janséniste. Pièce de titre en maroquin rouge. Dos éclairci. La page de garde, collée contre la page de titre, masque la première lettre de chaque ligne de la page de titre. Composé de quatre livres, l'oeuvre du révérend Père Boucher conte d'une part ses voyages en Grèce, Egypte, Palestine ; de Jérusalem en particulier ; les voyages à Bethleem, au Jourdain, en bref sur les lieux saints ; la dernière partie de l'ouvrage traite des moeurs et coutumes des nations du Moyen-orient. L'ensemble est ponctué et émaillé de paraboles saintes, d'enseignements évangélistes, d'entretiens fictifs et métaphoriques et d'exégèses bibliques...

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        Delle lodi della illustrissima et eccellentissima sig.ra Bibiana Pernestana Gonzaga principessa di Castiglione. Oratione recitata sopra' l corpo nell'esequie celebrate il mese di marzo 1616

      Cassiani 1616 In 8, pp. 26. Timbretto di duplicato della Biblioteca Comunitativa di Bologna. Br. rifatta con carta d'epoca. Rarissima edizione originale di questa orazione funebre in memoria di Bibiana Pernstein Gonzaga principessa di Castiglione. Agostino Mascardi nacque a Sarzana nel 1590. Proseguendo una consolidata tradizione familiare, fu inviato a Roma per compiere gli studi presso il seminario romano. Nel 1606 entr? nella Compagnia di Ges?. Nel 1617 pubblic? l'orazione funebre anche per il marito della Pernstein, il principe Francesco Gonzaga. In quegli anni frequent? assiduamente la corte modenese degli Este, dove entr? in amicizia con il conte Camillo Molza. La ricerca di una sistemazione entro la corte estense, e particolarmente presso il cardinale Alessandro d'Este, pose il M. in conflitto con i suoi superiori gesuiti che nell'autunno 1617 lo costrinsero a deporre l'abito della Compagnia. Tamalio, p. 59. Mannucci, La vita e le opere di Agostino Mascardi, p. 566. ITA

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        Ein new sehr königlich Bergkbuch/ Darinnen begriffen Allerley wichtige Bergksachen/ wie auch hochnotwendige Bergkwerksgebräuche und Gerichtsprocess/ so täglich in allen Bergkwerken mit grossem Nutz/ von den bawenden Gewercken, ampt und Bergleuten können gebraucht werden. Erstlich durch Den Grossmechtigsten/ durchleuchtigsten Fürsten und Herrn/ Herr Wenceslaum der Sechsten könig in Boheimb, Anno Christi 1280. Lateinisch: Jetzund aber aller erst in Teutscher Sprache in Druck verfertiget.

      Leipzig 1616. Folio. (6) + 272 + (24) s. Treskåret tittelbl. trykt i rødt og sort. Skrift på tittelbl. Ursprung und Ordnungen der Bergwerge im Königreich Böheim Churfürstenthum Sachsen Ertzhertzogthum Osterreich Fürstenthumb Braunschweig und Lüneburgk, Graffschafft Hohenstein. Deren einsthels biss an hero noch nie in Druck ausgangen Alles mit vleis zusammen getragen Und was in jedem gehandelt auff Nachfolgendem Blat zu befindenn. Leipzig 1616. Folio. (6) + 361 + (7) + 209 + (17) + 92 + (4) + 155 + (23) s. Kobberstukket tittelbl. 13 kobberstikk i teksten. I ett samt. helskinnbd. med 5 opphøyde bind. Tittelfelt i pergament. Ca. 2 cm av ryggen mangler ved nedre kapitél.. Contemporary full calf with 5 raised bands. Engraved titles. 13 engravings in text. Spine damaged with loss of 2 cm

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        The Whole Works of Homer, Prince of Poetts

      London: [printed by R. Field and W. Jaggard] for Nathaniell Butter; [Crowne] Printed by John Bill,, [1616?]. In his Iliads, and Odysses. Translated according to the Greeke. [And] The Crowne of all Homers Workes. Batrachomyomachia, or the Battaile of Frogs and Mise. His Hymn's - and - Epigrams Translated according to ye Originall. Together, 3 volumes in 2, folio: Whole Works, 2 volumes bound in 1, folio (279 × 184 mm) in sixes; Crowne, folio (274 × 181 mm) in fours. Uniformly bound in late 19th-century gilt-panelled sprinkled calf, gilt edges. Whole Works with general engraved title page, engraved portrait on verso, engraved dedication leaf; engraved divisional title to Odyssey, decorative woodcut vignettes and initials in the text. Crowne: engraved title page. Decorative woodcut vignettes and initials in the text throughout. Henry Cunliffe's set, with his book plates and collector's manuscript notes to the endpapers. A little rubbed, Whole Works general title mounted, dedication leaf restored at margins, some minor marks internally, else a very good set. First complete edition of Chapman's celebrated translation of Homer, "one of the great achievements of the Elizabethan age, a monument of skill and devotion" (DNB). Chapman's Homer was published gradually, its bibliography complicated by the fact that most parts were issued undated. His Seavan books of the Iliades was the first published, in a dated printing of 1598; succeeded by the first 12 books of the Iliad, apparently in 1609, completed in 24 books probably two years later. The first 12 books of the Odyssey were published probably in 1614, and another issue added the second half probably the following year. The two parts were then reissued together as The whole works of Homer, as here, conjecturally in 1616. Here, as usual, the engraved title for the Iliad is cancelled, but that of the Odyssey is retained, as sometimes. The set is completed by the supplementary first edition of The Crowne of all Homers Workes (containing the mock-heroic Batrachomyomachia and other then-supposed Homerica), with the second state title page (as often) showing Homer being crowned with laurel above a splendid vignette of Chapman, and initial leaves bearing variant spellings in headlines not noted in Pforzheimer, with no priority established. A marvellous set.

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        The tactiks of Aelian, or, Art of embattailing an army after ye Grecian manner...(1616)

      London: For Laurence Lisle.... 1616. First printing. Hardcover. Good. First edition, second issue with A2 a cancel. Small folio, old, possibly original dark brown leather, pp. (6), 159 (7), with engraved title page and 49 (of 50?) plates, many of which are folding. Good copy, front board neatly reattached with japanese paper inner hinge and dyed and sympathetic japanese paper over the outer joint. Looks pretty good. New flyleaves, front and rear. Title page and first pages show edgewear and minor marginal loss, otherwise the contents are very good. We have counted and recounted the plates and have come up with 49 each time. Other listings cite as few as 45 plates but most mention engraved title page plus 50 plates. The Da Capo reprint reports only 48 plates. So we are not entirely certain our copy is missing a plate but it is priced as if it was incomplete. Light scuffing to binding.

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        Historia no Tempo em que a Gouernovo Viso Rey Dom Luis de Ataide.

      Coimbra, Nicolau Carvalho, 1616.. Small folio (198 x 275 mm). 2 parts in one vol. (24), 151, (9) pp. (6] pp., 1 blank f., 162 ff., (12) pp. Title within ornamental border and with a large woodcut armorial device; tail-pieces and decorative initials. Contemp. blindstamped brown full sheep, spine elaborately gilt. All edges red.. Very rare first edition of this early history of the Portuguese in India, including the Arabian peninsula (cf. p. 42: "os Arabios aguarnicao de Turcos, que nella estaua, & entregarem a cidade ao Xarife da lerra, filho do ultimo rey Arabio"; p. 52: "Mouros de carapuca vindos da costa de Arabia"; etc.). Portuguese expansion into the Indian Ocean began in the early 16th century following Vasco da Gama's explorations and led to numerous armed conflicts with the Ottoman Empire along the coast of the Arabian Gulf. Here, the Portuguese asserted their suzerainity for more than two centuries: only in 1750 did Nasir bin Murshid al-Yaribi, Imam of Oman, oust the Portuguese from Muscat, which Afonso de Albuquerque had conquered in 1507. - The book consists of two parts, each with an extensive index of names. It describes the history of the Portuguese viceroyalty in India during the age of the rule of Don Luis de Ataide, Count of Atouguia (1517-81), the 10th Vice-Roy of India (in 1568-71 and 1578-80). It was the time of the height of Portuguese naval power and of the prosperity of its East-Indian Viceroyalty, especially of Goa, which became the capital of the Viceroyalty in 1610. Antonio Pinto Pereira, "a native of the village of Mogadour, well-versed in the science of Political History, left a work published some years after his death which occurred in 1587" (Pope, E. M. India in Portuguese Literature [1937], 147). - Several ink corrections in a contemporary hand. Minor repairs to spine; modern endpapers; altogether a very good copy. Only three copies found in Worldcat (Yale University, the University of Leiden, and the British Library). - Salva y Mallen, P. Catalogo de la Biblioteca de Salva (Valencia, 1872) II, 621 ("Mui raro").

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        Fundación milagrosa de la capilla angélica y apostólica de la madre de Dios del Pilar, y excellencias de la Imperial ciudad de Çaragoça [Zaragoza]. Divídese en dos tratados. Contienen el viage del Apóstol Santiago a España, el fruto que hizo en ella, con diversas vidas de Santos, y varias cosas de antiguedad,.

      Barcelona, Sebastián Mateuad, 1616 - Folio, [32]+285+[13]+452+[24] p, pasta española siglo XIX. Huellas de humedad y puntos de óxido en toda la obra, sin molestar a la lectura; error de paginación y colocación en págs 251 y siguientes. Frontis calcográfico antes de portada, capitulares

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        Maison Rustique, or, The Countrey Farme Compyled in the French Tongue by Charles Stevens, and John Liebault, Doctors of Physicke And Translated into English by Richard Surflet, Practitioner in Physicke Now Newly Reviewed, Corrected, and Augmented and the Husbandrie of France, Italie, and Spaine, Reconciled and made to agree with ours here in England: by Gervase Markham

      London: Printed by Adam Islip for John Bill, 1616. Third edition in English, folio, [20], 732, [24]pp., (lacks initial and final blanks), woodcut device on title, 38 woodcut text figures and diagrams, woodcut decorative initials and head-pieces, N4 and Oo1 short repaired tear at foot, some minor water-staining, occasional spotting but in general text is clean, new endpapers, recent full calf, tooled in gold, a nice copy. Third edition of Richard Surflet's translation, first published in London in 1600 and again in 1606. Markham edited and greatly augmented the third edition "to make it a more reliable guide for those working in English conditions"—Poynter. A wonderful compilation dealing with every aspect of Farm work and life, from curing a sick labourer of beast, sowing and planting, grafting and ordering fruit trees, to baking bread and brewing beer, including chapters on preserving fruits, making cyder and perry, beekeeping, feeding and keeping silkworms, making meadows and fish ponds, planting timber trees, medicinal wines (with a dissertation on wines of France), breeding herons, hunting, hawking, and the taking and keeping of song-birds. Markham has used Surflets translation and made additions to it from the works of Serres and Vinet of France, Albyterio of Spain, Grilli of Italy, and other authors. Provenance: Edward ?Sayne (17th century ink inscription to title); 'Thomas Hartt owne this Booke 1625' (ink inscription to A5); 'John Glynn - purchased - 12 January 1822' (ink inscription to title); Royal Agricultural Society of England. Poynter, 31.1; Goldsmiths'-Kress, 451; STC 10549; Bitting p.146-147; Fussell p.13; Hunt 202; Kress 353; Schwerdt I, 166 (first English edition); STC 10549; Vicaire 345 (French editions).

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        Ad venerandos, doctissimos et illuminatissimos viros, Dnn. Fratres S. Roseae Crucis coniunctissimos, Theosophiae ac syncerioris Philosophiae investigatores ac instauratores fidelissimos, amicos suos, summa semper observantia colendos, Epistola I. Eirenaiou (graece) I. A. Divinae Sophiae alumni.

      Frankfurt, Brinergus (Bringer), 1616.. 8°. 14 SS., 1 w. Bl. Broschur. VD17 23:286964G; nicht bei Gardner; Kloss 4277; Wolfstieg II, 42259: "Sehr selten. Bittet um Aufnahme". Brief an die Gesellschaft der Rosenkreuzer, datiert 3. Dezember 1615, nach der Lektüre der Fama Fraternitatis und der Confessio. Der anonyme Autor (früher auch als Johann Valentin Andreä fälschlich identifiziert) benutzt bereits das Pseudonym Eirenaios. Es erschienen mehrere Rosenkreuzer-Schriften unter dem Pseudonym Irenaeus Agnostus, die wohl alle von dem Altdorfer Hauslehrer und Publizisten Friedrich Grick stammen. Im Postskriptum sagt der Autor, er habe soeben noch die Chymische Hochzeit des Christian Rosenkreuz erhalten. Es werde nicht an Spöttern fehlen, jedoch die Menge sei dumm und nur die Anerkennung der Wenigen zähle. Der Ton der ganzen Schrift scheint zwischen grosser Verehrung und Ironie (?) zu schwanken. Auf jeden Fall hat diese frühe Schrift dazu beigetragen, den Mythos einer tatsächlich bestehenden Bruderschaft zu befestigen. - Im Katalog "Cimelia Rhodostaurotica" (Amsterdam 1995; Nr 108) wird die vorliegene Schrift dem Strassburger Johannes Friedrich Jung zugeschrieben. - Gut erhalten, nur gering gebräunt.

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        HISTORIA DELLA REPUBBLICA VENETA DI BATTISTA NANI CAVALIERE, E PROCURATORE DI SAN MARCO. Seconda impressione.

      Opera dedicata al Doge Domenico Contarini. Cm.24,4x18,5. Pg.(8), 744, (24). Legatura in piena pergamena semirigida con titoli manoscritti, sbiaditi, al dorso. Marca tipografica impressa la frontespizio, con Minerva seduta con una lancia, uno scudo e una civetta. Testo in bordura. Alcuni capilettera ornati e cartigli. Tagli spruzzati. Lieve alone da umidità alle prime carte, ma fresco esemplare. Timbro di biblioteca estinta al frontespizio Giovanni Battista Felice Gaspare Nani (Venezia, 1616 - 1678), di nobili origini, fu a lungo ambasciatore della Serenissima Repubblica in Francia, intrattenendo amichevoli rapporti con il Cardinale Mazzarino. Nominato storiografo della Repubblica, dopo il Trattato di Candia nel 1671 ebbe l'incarico di delineare i confini dalmati con l'Impero Ottomano. La presente costituisce la sua opera principale. Fu pubblicata la prima volta nel 1662 ed in seguito, nel 1679, ampliata e riveduta in due volumi

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        AESOPI PHRYGIS FABULAE GRAECE ET LATINE, cum Aliis Quibusdam Opusculis: Quorum Indicem sequens pegella indicabit.

      520, [6 Index] pages. Illustrated with woodcuts throughout. Cotemporary full plain vellum.10 x 7.5 cm. Some browning; split to the vellum on the spine; else a very good copy, contained in a modern calf-backed clamshell box.

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        Consuetudines ducatus Burgundiae, fereque totius Galliae

      New edition, including the first date of 1517. Text on two columns. Initials and cul-de-lamp, and 6 figures in-text family trees.Binding open vintage parchment. Back with nerves decorated with jewels 6 black. Flat embossed in the center with an olive wreath in black framing and black cold irons in the spandrels. Center of the top plate ripped with a large missing (12x18cm). 2 slots in the lead. Frotement corners bumped, including 2 bare.French lawyer born in 1480 and died in 1540, Chasseneux gave in his main work: The customs of Burgundy, a model and a major source for the French customary law which was used even in developing the Napoleonic Code. It has been repeatedly reprinted since the first 1517. Sumptibus Samuelis Crispini Coloniae Allobrogum (Genève) 1616 In folio (22x35cm) (90) 1798 col. relié

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        Eigenh. Schriftstück mit Namenszug.

      O. O. u. D.. 1½ SS. Auf blauem Papier. 4to und 95 x 198 mm.. Betitelt "Über den Begriff des Märtyrerthums. Von G. Fr. Daumer". "Ich habe behaubtet, dass man im romantischen Alterthum unter Märtyrer' nicht bloß solche verstanden, die um des Glaubens willen durch Feinde desselben gelitten und getödtet worden, dass der Begriff des Wortes ein weiterer gewesen und dass er auch ein nicht durch widerchristliche [?] Gewaltsamkeiten bewirktes Märtyrerthum gegeben. Ich habe nun in Abulards Briefen an Heloise ein paar Stellen gefunden, welche in dieser Beziehung, sehr ausdrucksvoll und bereichernd scheinen. Die Art, in welcher ich dieselben schon neulich in Otto Wigand's Jahrbüchern für Wissenschaft und Kunst, Bd. I, Heft I erwähnte, war nur eine sehr beiläufige ohne Aushebung und näheres Citat; ich erlaube mir, sie hier bestimmter mitzutheilen. Sie stehen in Abulard's und Heloise's Werken, S. 122 und 129 der Pariser Ausgabe von 1616, epist. VII. de origine sanctimonialium, und lauten wie folgt: Quis ignoret, feminas exhortationem Christi et consilium apostoli tanto castimoniae zelo esse complexas, ut pro conseruanda carnis pariter ac mentis integritate, Deo se per martyrium offerent holocaustum et gemina triumphantes corona, agnum sponsum vriginum . quoumque ierit sequi studerent? Quam quidem vritutis perfectionem raram in viris, crebam in feminis esse cognovimus [ ]. Weibliche Personen haben hiernach, vom Eifer der Keuschheit ergriffen und um sowohl die Freiheit des Leibes wie der Seele zu bewahren, sich Gott durch das Märtyrerthum auf den Scheiterhaufen geopfert, und diesen werden auch solche beigeführt, welche aus Tugeneifer und um als reine Jungfrauen zu dem jungfräulichen Bräutigam zu kommen, Hand an sich selbst gelegt [ ]". - Daumer war als Nürnberger Gymnasiast Schüler Hegels, studierte später evang. Theologie bei Gotthilf Heinrich Schubert in Erlangen sowie an der Univ. Leipzig und lehrte 1823-26 Altphilologie am Gymnasium in Nürnberg; seine kritische Schrift Über den Gang und die Fortschritte unserer geistigen Entwicklung seit der Reformation führte zur Suspendierung vom Unterricht. 1828 wurde ihm vom Nürnberger Rat die Erziehung und Ausbildung des Findlings Kaspar Hauser übertragen, die er 1829 nach einem Attentat auf Hauser niederlegte Daumer behauptete die soziale Inkompetenz der Kirchen, kritisierte ihre Einschätzung von Katastrophen als Strafgerichten Gottes. Später entwickelte er eine auf einen von Gott geschaffenen höheren Menschen bauende "Eremitalphilosophie" und konvertierte 1858 zum Katholizismus.

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        De praesulibus Angliae commentarius: omnium episcoporum necnon et cardinalium eiusdem gentis, nomina, tempora, seriem...,

      London: John Bill, ex officina Nortoniana, 1616 [but 1621?]. Small 4to, [16], 664, 180, 16 pp. woodcut device on title, some early ink annotations, bookplate of Philip Lord Hardwicke, modern brown morocco incorporating the original binding of contemporary calf gilt, sides with elaborate cornerpieces and royal arms, covers neatly restored at edges, tape repair to one corner, g.e. Goidwin?s most important work, being a compilation of the biographies of all the bishops and archbishops of England to that date. First edition, second issue (with the additions at end), a very interesting copy with a chequered history. Maggs cat. 1471 #35 describe in detail how this copy was once a presentation copy from the author (leaf later removed c. 1887-1906 and replaced), and the provenance went on to include Lord Hardwicke, Quaritch bindings cat. in 1889 #975, auction 1906 (author?s presentation now removed), Leighton catalogue c. 1910, H.N. Leftwich, Bonham?s 2005 (anonymous). Maggs 2014 to John Rodrigues [£1500]. STC 11942.

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        Landrecht. Policey: Gerichts- Malefitz- und andere Ordnungen. Der Fürstenthumben Obern und Nidern Bayrn

      München, (Heinrich), 1616.. Mit gest. Titel, wdh. Wappenholzschnitt auf allen 8 Zwischentiteln und 6 ganzseitigen Textholzschnitten von 11 Stöcken. Blindgeprägter Schweinslederband d. Zt. auf Holzdeckeln. Folio. VD 17 12:730090R; Stobbe II, 366; Pfister I, 78: Lentner 3570: "Vollständige Exemplare mit dem Register und allen Einzeltiteln sind selten!" - Erste Ausgabe. - Das große, hauptsächlich von den Hofkanzlern J. Gailkircher und S. Wagnereck sowie dem Münchner Stadtschreiber G. Locher stammende Gesetzgebungswerk wurde erst nach anderthalb Jahrhunderten von den Kodifikationen Kreittmayrs ersetzt (ausführliche Würdigung bei Spindler II, 586). - Die meisten Holzschnitte zeigen Fische in Lebensgröße als Eichmaß. - Eine von drei Varianten im VD 17, mit den 6 Bl. am Ende (Register und "An den Leser"), ohne das separate "Repertorium" (140 S.). - Einband etwas berieben und fleckig, Schließenreste. Einzelne Blattweiserausrisse, tls. etw. gebräunt und fleckig, wenige Bl. wasserfleckig.

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        Miscellaneorum theologicorum, quibus non modo scripturae divinae, sed et aliorum classicorum auctorum plurima monumenta explicantur atque illustrantur: libri tres, plurimarum observationum, in hac editione, insigni auctario locupletati : his insuper accessit, consimilis argumenti, liber item quartus, antehac nunquam pervulgatus

      Oxford: Excudebat Iosephus Barnesius, 1616. Contemporary English ivory vellum, triple blind fillets around sides, smooth spine edges stained red. FINE COPY. From the Hartford Theological Institute with blind stamps. Small quarto. Collation: [par.]4 2[par.]4 A-3K4 3L*4 3L-4L4 4M2 (lacking final blank leaf 4M2). Pagination: [16], 439, 444-452, [8], 453-645, [1] pp. FIRST COMPLETE EDITION, and the first edition printed in England. Scarce: ours is apparently the only copy in the market. Nicholas Fuller (c.1557-1623) was an English Hebraist and theologian whose skill in Semitic languages was recognized by his contemporaries including Buxtorf. Yet there are only two extant published writings to his name: the present work ("Miscellaneorum theologicorum," a.k.a. "Miscellaneorum sacrorum libri"), often reprinted, which contains a series of comments on difficult or controversial biblical texts, and the "Dissertatio de nomine Yaweh." "Fuller's writings contain ample evidence of his expertise as a Semitic scholar. It is evident from the comments he makes in 'Miscellaneorum sacrorum libri' that he recognizes the importance of cognate languages such as Syriac, Arabic, and Aramaic for understanding the Hebrew Bible, and is clearly well versed in them. He also appreciates the comments of medieval rabbis for elucidating textual difficulties. While he draws much on the leading Christian transmitters of Hebrew learning such as Nicholas de Lyre, Pagninus, Muenster, Tremellius, and Fagius, he often records his debt to the principal Jewish exegetes and grammarians. He obviously had firsthand knowledge of what he calls the 'rabbinica expositio' of certain words. He cites Rashi frequently. He refers to David Kimchi as 'doctissimus Hebraeorum grammaticus' (Critici sacri, ix.2, 862) and quotes from his grammar and lexicon. He regards Ibn Ezra as a leading rabbinic authority and describes him as 'magni nominis rabbinus' (Critici sacri, ix.2, 892)" -- Oxford DNB. The present edition contains an entirely new book (Lib. IV) and Fuller's autobiographical preface, upon which the entry in Wood's Ath. Oxon. (II, 327) was founded. Books 1-3 were first published at Heidelberg in 1612; for the present edition these were corrected by Fuller himself and printed under the author's own supervision by Joseph Barnes, the first printer of the Oxford University Press: "In 1585 the University lent 100 Pounds Sterling to Joseph Barnes, bookseller of Oxford, with which to establish a press, and an ordinance of Star Chamber of the following year specially allowed one press and one apprentice at Oxford, besides a chief printer. It is know that Barnes lives first in a house in the High Street, and next at what is now St. Mary's entry, and there worked as sold Printer to the University until 1617, most of the products of his press being theological, whether sermons or treatise" (Madan, A Brief Account of the University Press at Oxford, p. 25). Barnes died in 1618, but "during his lifetime his shop seems to have been a convivial meeting place for college fellows and may have circulated London newspapers, making it a precursor of later coffee-shops" (Cambridge History of the Book in Britain vol. IV [1557-1695], p. 669). REFERENCES: Madan, Oxford Books, p. 105. STC (2nd ed.); 11461.

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        Hispaniae Nova Describtio, de Integro Multis Inlocis, Secundum Hydrographicas, Desc. Emendata.

      Jodocus Hondius, Amsterdam 1616 - Carte de la péninsule ibérique, belle présentation graphique avec monstres et vaisseaux, anciennement coloriée; texte au verso en latin; le papier est bruni; bon état de la carte elle même; les marges, qui sont complètes, ont de nombreuses petites coupures sur leur bord extérieur, plusieurs coins sont légèrement usés, mais ces imperfections ne touchent pas le graphisme; La planche provient de l'atlas de Mercator-Hondius. la date de publication est indicative puisque l'ouvrage connut plusieurs éditions, en plusieurs langues, vers 1620; planche:56,5x47 cm; carte: 37x51 cm;

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        Brief mit eigenh. U.

      Lützemburg, 17. IX. 1616.. ½ S. Folio.. An einen namentlich nicht genannten Adressaten in dienstlichen Belangen.

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        Germaniae Antiquae, Libri tres.Opus post omnium curas elaboratisfimum, tabulis gegraphicis, et imaginibus, priscum Geermanorum cultum moresque referentibus, exornatum. Adjectaesunt Vindelicia et Noricum [4 parts in one]

      Lugduni Batavorum: Ludovicum Elzevirium. 1616. First Edition. Hardcover. pp.[22] [16] 400 & [2] 3-203 [1] & [2] 3-230 [2] & [2] 3-36 [16], illustrated with eleven double paged engraved maps and twenty-six engraved plates (4 double page). Contemporary limp vellum somewhat worn at spine ends, old titles in ink on spine and later paper label on spine, bookplate to front pastedown, engraved title page, half-title present (bound after *3), part-titles to Books 2, 3, & 4, blank leaf before Book 4 present, some browning to some pages and occasional minor marginal marks, leaf Liii with loss from lower corner not affecting text. Heavy item, may incur additional shipping costs for international delivery. , Folio .

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        Officium in Triduo ante Pascha ad Carmelitarum Breuiarii reformati rationem.

      Sevilla: Hispali, in conventu D. G. V. Mariae de Monte Carmeli, per Didacum Perez, 1616. - 4to.; portada con el escudo de la orden, impresa en rojo y negro, 1 h., 208 ff. Numerosas transcripciones musicales. Impresión a dos tintas. Ejemplar carente de los folios 61 a 72 y 88 a 90. Encuadernación de época en pergamino, fatigada.

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        Das Schach-oder Koenig-Spiel. Von Gustavo Seleno

      Leipzig: [Lorentz Kober ... Henning Grosz], 1616. First edition. 5 parts in one, with general engraved title and engraved title to each part, letterpress folding table, 3 engraved folding plates (one split at fold), numerous engraved illustrations in the text. [xii], 495, [3] pp. Collation: ()4, ):(4, (?)4, A4-3H4, 3I6, 3K4-3Q4. 1 vols. 4to. Later, 18th century, vellum, remnants of ties. Some staining and wear to covers, text browned throughout, small dampstain to fore-margin of first few leaves, old paper repair to margin of general title, 2 preliminary leaves on stubs, faded contemporary inscription at head of title. In custom burgundy cloth clamshell box. First edition. 5 parts in one, with general engraved title and engraved title to each part, letterpress folding table, 3 engraved folding plates (one split at fold), numerous engraved illustrations in the text. [xii], 495, [3] pp. Collation: ()4, ):(4, (?)4, A4-3H4, 3I6, 3K4-3Q4. 1 vols. 4to. An important early book on chess, the first book of its kind in German, and still an important source for the history of the game and for several of its derivatives. "This work is a translation of Tarsia's Italian version of Ruy Lopez, but the Duke has made large additions of an historical character, which make his book of value." (Murray, A HIstory of Chess, p. 852). Inscribed by the author (as Augusts) on the verso of the title-page, dated Lunaeburgo, 6 February 1617.

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        Stirpium Historiae Pemptades sex Sive Libri XXX

      , 1616. 1616. DODOENS, Rembert. Stirpium historiae pemptades sex sive Libri XXX. [xvi], 872, [66] pp. Illustrated with an engraved allegorical title (included in pagination), ca. 1330 botanical woodcuts after Pieter van der Borcht. Folio, 348 x 214 mm, bound in contemporary Dutch dark brown calf, sides paneled with double gilt fillet, spine compartments similarly paneled and with gilt lozenge ornament, author's name gilt-lettered in second compartment. Antwerp: Plantin-Moretus, 1616.Definitive Edition of Dodoens' most important work, containing Dodoens' corrections and additions plus 32 van der Borcht woodcuts not in the first edition of 1583. Bringing together material from several of his earlier works, including the popular Cruydeboeck (1554), the present work was Dodoens' most comprehensive botanical treatise. Considered the first great Flemish botanist, Dodoens (1518-1585) modeled his work after Fuchs, but possessed a superior grasp of plant structure.The woodcuts of this edition comprise the full suite of botanical illustrations commissioned by Christopher Plantin from the prolific and gifted Flemish artist Pieter van der Borcht (1545-1608) a pupil of Pieter Brueghel the Elder. Van der Borcht had fled his native Mecheln after its destruction by the troops of the Duke of Alba in 1572, taking refuge in Antwerp.A series of albums containing van der Borcht's exceptionally-detailed watercolours survives in the Staatsbibliothek Berlin. Plantin issued the woodcuts in a somewhat simplified manner, focusing on the essential parts of the plant; they are nonetheless of very high quality; Nissen (p. 63) comments that while the scientific accuracy of the cuts is not surprising given the learned editors who supervised their production, the woodcuts, which exhibit some unmistakably Baroque stylistic elements, are also artistically excellent, and in certain aspects, superior to those of Fuchs.The engraved title is a reworking of the plate used for the 1601 edition of Clusius' Rariorum plantarum historia; it shows the musing figures of Adam, Solomon, Theophrastus and Dioscorides resting on a flower-bedecked architectural structure. A few sheets slightly browned, but a fine, tall and wide-margined copy of this important botanical work, in its original Dutch binding.Hunt 201. Nissen, BBI 517. Stafleu & Cowan 1489. Voet, The Plantin Press 1101.

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        Psalmorum Davidis Paraphraisi Poëtica. Arguementis ac Melodiis Explicata Atque Illustrata. [bound with] Paraphrasin Psalmorum Collectanea

      Herbornae [Herborn]: Christophori Corvini. G+ : in Good condition plus. Rebound in 18th century red calf gilt with dutch floral eps. Book-plate on fep. Some contemporary script on fep and rear ep. 1616. Reprint. Red calf gilt. 120mm x 80mm (5" x 3"). 407pp;112pp. Printer's device to title pages and music script in both books. .

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