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2016-05-01 11:38:44
Rabel, Daniel
1623-27, Paris 1623 - Copper engraving, later hand colored. In excellent condition.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Reinhold Berg eK
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2016-04-20 14:35:08
- Abbade, Confessor, & Patriarcha de todas as Religiões. Dada aos Freyres da Ordem de nosso Senhor Jesu Christo, & traduzida de latim em Portugues, na forma que primeiro foy approuada, & confirmada pellos Summos Pontifices, quando a mesma ordem se reformou. Agora nouamente impressa, por mandado de nosso Reuerendissimo Padre Dom Prior, & Gèral da mesma Ordem de Christo, Frey Andre Pacheco. [Xilogravura, Cruz da Ordem de Cristo]. Em Lisboa. Por Pedro Crasbeeck Impressor del Rey. Anno de 1623. In 4º de 19x14 cm. Com (xii)-56 fólios. (realmente 54, pois a numeração salta de 22 para 25. Encadernação da época inteira de pele, com ferros decorativos rolados a seco em esquadrias nas pastas. Corte das folhas carminado. Letras capitais xilogravadas, tarjectas decorativas no início de capítulos e florões de remate. Texto impresso com tipos redondo e itálico. Exemplar apresenta algum trabalhos de traça marginais junto ao festo. As folhas preliminares incluem: Censura de Frei Gregório Taveira, licenças, dedicatória de Frei Isidoro de Barreira ao padre Mestre Frei Andre Pacheco, Dom prior do Convento de Tomar e Geral da Ordem de Cristo, carta de Frei Isidoro Barreira a toda a sagrada religião e feires da ordem de cristo, um indíce de matérias e outro de lugares da divina escritura que enriquecem muito a obra. Primeira edição da tradução em língua portuguesa da Ordem de Cristo, atribuída por Inocêncio a Frei Isidro de Barreira. Azevedo Samodães (318) apenas refere a segunda edição. INOCÊNCIO III, 235: 'FR. ISIDORO DE BARREIRA, Freire conventual da Ordem de Christo, cujo instituto professo … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Livraria Castro e Silva
2016-04-17 13:00:51
SHAKESPEARE, William
London: Isaac Jaggard, Edward Blount and others, 1623. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. San Francisco: printed by the Grabhorn Press for David Magee, 1935. Folio (370 x 247 mm). [30] pp. With an original leaf from each of the four folios tipped in; and facsimiles of the titles of the four folios. The original leaves contained are: First Folio: Henry the Eighth, pp. 229-230; Second Folio: Henry the Eighth, pp. 213-214; Third Folio: Richard the Third, pp 203-204; Fourth Folio: Richard the Third, pp. 195-196. Red morocco and marbled paper over boards, spine lettered in gilt. One of 65 copies (this one unnumbered) issued on Whatman paper. The text bright and clean, the original folio leaves little browned with light occasional spotting. Provenance: Amercian actor Charlton Heston* (1923-2008). A fine copy with excellent leaves of one of the most desirable leaf books. * Charlton Heston played Shakespeare's tragedies and historical dramas on stage and in movies on several occasions. He teamed up with David Bradley in the late 1940s to produce the first sound version of William Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar", in which he played Mark Antony. In 1948, Heston was offered a supporting role in a Broadway revival of "Antony and Cleopatra", starring Katharine Cornell. Later in 1972, he directed the movie "Antony and Cleopatra" where he played Mark Antony again. His most frequent stage roles included the title role in Macbeth. Regarding the original leaves of the historic plays "Richard III" and "Henry VIII" from Shakespeare's Folios contained in this copy, it must be men … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Milestones of Science Books [Germany]
2016-04-13 19:55:31
GUENEBAULT (Jean);
A Paris Chez Jean Daumalle 1623 Petit in-4 de (16)-176-(19) pp., maroquin vert, dos orné à nerfs, triple filet doré sur les plats, tranches dorées (reliure du XVIIIe siècle). Edition à l'adresse de Paris donnant le nom de l'auteur. 2 planches dont 1 double dite du « tombeau et (de) l'urne » : armoiries de Roger de Bellegarde gravées à pleine page par Fr. Guenebauld, fils de l'auteur et une planche double (tombeau et urne) gravée par Nicolas Spirinx et quelques figures sur bois dans le texte. Médecin et antiquaire à Dijon, Jean Guénebaud découvrit vers 1600, dans une de ses vignes, un tombeau de pierre de forme ronde, haut de 30 centimètres et renfermant une urne en verre, qui excita vivement l'attention de Saumaise, Casaubon et de Thou. D'après une inscription grecque grossièrement sculptée, ce tombeau était celui d'un grand prêtre nommé Chindonax. Ce monument fut donné par son fils au cardinal de Richelieu, et servit par la suite d'abreuvoir dans la basse-cour d'un curé de village. Bel exemplaire dans une reliure de qualité. Des rousseurs. Brunet, IV, 1257 : « Cet ouvrage est assez curieux, mais on ne recherche que les exemplaires où se trouve la planche qui représente le tombeau et l'urne » ; Caillet, II, 4819 ; Dorbon, 5940.
Bookseller: Bonnefoi Livres Anciens [France, Paris]
2016-04-07 20:20:22
Rous, Francis.
London, Printed by W. Stansby for John Parker, and are to be sold at his shop in Pauls Church-yard at the signe of the three Pigeons, 1623. 1. editionl. 13,5x8 cm. Title, 6 sheet The Epistle, 317 p. Vellum-bound, bronzy. Spine below with tears. Vellum weavy. Laces missing. - Pergament, Rücken eingerissen. Pergament etwas gewellt. Ohne Bindebänder. Inside easily bronzy. Titlepage and page 311 with inscriptions by hand at the margin. Titlepage with small loss of paper without loss of text at the bottom. Starting with page 311 there is some loss of paper at the inner, bottom side of the binding, sometimes with small loss of text. Maybe because of water damage. - Innen wenig gebräunt. Titels. und S. 311 m. handschr. Randeinträgen m. Tinte. Titels. mit Fehlstelle unten, ohne Textverlust. Ab S. 311 haben sich auf der unteren inneren S. Fehlstellen teilw. m. etwas Textverlust ergeben. Vermutlich durch Wasserschaden. Francis Rous, Puritaner (1579-1659) studierte in Oxford, Leiden und Middle Temple Jura. Später Theologie. Rous war eigentlich Anhänger der Presbyter, sofern sie wahrhaftig und friedlich waren, aber der Autoritarismus der Schottischen Kirche widerlief seinem Toleranzgedanken. Dies brachte ihn zu den Independents und er unterstützte Cromwelll und Lord des Parlaments von 1657. Obwohl Laie, war Rous einer d. gelesenen Theologen, er vertrat moderaterweise seine Ideen, Demut und Toleranz waren ihm wichtig. Die mystische Konzeption der Bibel stellte er in anonyme römisch-katholische Schrift (Catholicke Charity). Rom wirft er vor, nicht barmherzig zu sein gegen die Protesta … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Augusta-Antiquariat GbR [Germany]
2016-03-19 16:38:24
"Catholic Church, Hymns & Liturgy"
Antverpiae: "ex Officina Plantiniana, apud Balthasarem & Viduam Ionnis Moreti, & Io. Meursium". 1623. "Foio, pp. [64], 616, cix, [5]; engraved vignette title page depicting the Last Supper, 8 double-page spreads incorporating a full-page engraving and elaborate engraved historiated border surrounding the text on the opposite page; printed in red and black throughout, musical notation throughout; a very handsomely produced folio missal by the Plantin Press, bound in 19th- century speckled calf, blindstamped borders on covers, gilt-paneled spine in 6 compartments, gilt-lettered in 2; joints starting, some rubbing and wear at the edges, but on the whole, very good and sound with a very clean textblock. A reprint of the edition of 1620. Only one copy of this edition in OCLC, in The Netherlands, as of 3/16."
Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books
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2016-03-10 12:31:37
MERCATOR, Gerard and HONDIUS, Jodocus
Amsterdam: Jodocus Hondius, 1623. unbound. Map. Engraving. Image measures 14.5" x 15.5". This fine antique map is the first printed map dedicated to the Arctic Circle and the North Polar regions. Derived from an inset of the Arctic regions in Mercator's great 1569 world map, where he first introduced his revolutionary projection, here the scope is extended to the latitude of 60 degrees to enable the depictions of the Frobisher and Davis' attempts to search for the North West and North East Passages.<br><br>California curiously appears north of the Strait of Anian and is labeled as Spanish Territory. Across from Anian on the Asian coast, Mercator labels the land of Gog. This most likely references the regions of Gog and Magog appearing in the Hebrew Bible or to the legend of horse-riding barbarians from near the Don River and the Sea of Azov, locked up by Alexander the Great behind gates surrounded by the 'Caspian' or the Caucasus Mountains.<br><br>Perhaps the most intriguing feature here is the mapping of the North Pole. Since no explorers at this time had made it anywhere near the North Pole, Mercator based his depiction on the legend that a large rock (the Rupes Nigra) stood at the pole in the center of a whirlpool known as Polynya, or Open Polar Sea. Mercator is believed to be referencing the Inventio Fortunata, the lost book dating from the 14th century which describes the North Pole as a magnetic island surrounded by a giant whirlpool and four continents. The continents are separated by rivers through which warm water from the surrounding oceans flowed. Although Mercat … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Argosy Book Store
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2016-02-23 17:08:15
TROISDORF: Bergheim:
- Kupferstich v. Abraham Hogenberg aus Fama Austriaca b. Enß, 1627, 25 x 28,5 Vgl. Hellwig 449; Brodesser 15. - Zeigt die Insel Pfaffenmütz im Rhein sowie die Mündung der Sieg in den Rhein. - Im Vordergrund Stadtansicht von Grau-Rheindorf. - Am oberen linken Rand Stadtansicht von Troisdorf-Bergheim. (hochauflösende Bilder auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - high resolution pictures on my homepage or after request)
Bookseller: Antiquariat Norbert Haas
2016-02-22 20:20:15
RITTERSHAUSEN, Conrad:
Nürnberg (Sumptibus Halbmayerianis), 1623. Editio secunda. Titelblatt, (14), 619, (60) S.; Titelblatt, 95 ungezählte Blätter mit sehr zahlreichem teils figürlichem gestochenem Buchschmuck. Prgt der Zeit. vorderes Gelenk offen, wenige Seiten mit unwesentlichen randläsuren, sonst ganz vorzüglich erhalten. Vorgebunden sind: Salviani Massiliensis Opera: Ad Ludovicum XIII. (12 Bl.), Vita Cunradi Rittershusii (11 Bl.), Vita Salviani (11 Bl.), 19 Bl. Vorwort, Salviani: Episcopi Libri. DE Gubernatione Dei (339 S.), 27 Bl. Bücherindex, Providentia Dei (13 Bl.), Salviani operum Tomus alter in quo sunt libri quaruor adversus avaritiam. Ad illustrissimum Principem Philippum II. Stetini Pomeraniae Ducem. (170 S.), 28 Bl. Bücherindex.Salvian zählt zu den bedeutenden Schriftstellern der Völkerwanderungszeit. Seine Berichte geben ein anschauliches Bild des Machtwechsels von der römischen zur fränkischen Herrschaft an Rhein und Mosel im 5. Jahrhundert nach Christus. Salvian wurde um das Jahr 400 nach Christus wahrscheinlich in Trier, vielleicht aber auch in Köln geboren. Er entstammte der romanischen Oberschicht, erhielt eine umfassende Ausbildung und fühlte sich bereits in jungen Jahren zu einem asketischen, nur Gott geweihten Leben berufen. So trennte er sich nach nur kurzer Ehe von seiner Ehefrau und seiner Tochter, denen er aber zeitlebens eng verbunden blieb. Seine Lebenszeit verläuft parallel zum endgültigen Niedergang der römischen Macht und dem Ende der Herrschaft der Römer am Rhein, was ihn zum Zeitzeugen eines einschneidenden politischen Wendepunkts macht. Er verließ seine durc … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Bebuquin
2016-01-24 19:31:48
Shakespeare, William
Original leaf from the Shakespeare First Folio. LOVES LABOUR'S LOSTThis is an original leaf salvaged from a derelict copy of the FIRST FOLIO, printed in London in 1623. It has been estimated that there exist but 232 copies (of some 750-1000 printed) of the First Folio, many incomplete. Wickipedia has a very good, brief history of the First Folio and I highly recommend it as a good overview if you are not already familiar with the book. I have been an antiquarian book dealer since about 1975 and although I have had material (including complete plays) from the Fourth Folio I have never, until now, had any material from the First Folio or the Second Folio. I know of no other leaves from these folios that are in dealer inventories (except the few that some dealers have bought from me). The collection of leaves I acquired was assembled in 1901/02. This may be a unique opportunity.The leaf measures about 8 1/4 x 12 1/2 inches (appx. 20.5 x 32.5 cm).The text is complete and perfectly legible. The leaf is age toned and stained with some minor creasing. The edges are worn and frayed with the top noticeably darkened. This leaf has a crown watermark. This leaf was compared to the same leaf in the Brandeis copy to ascertain correct folio. There are many typographical errors in the Folio and these differ from book to book. The text apparently was proofread while the book was in production. The Folio was assembled from gatherings of six leaves.
Bookseller: FJ Manasek
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2016-01-24 19:31:48
Shakespeare, William
Original leaf from the Shakespeare First Folio. The Life of Henry the Fift.This is an original leaf salvaged from a derelict copy of the First Folio, printed in London in 1623. It has been estimated that there exist but 232 copies (of some 750 printed) of the First Folio, many incomplete. Wickipedia has a very good, brief history of the First Folio and I highly recommend it as a good overview if you are not already familiar with the book. I have been an antiquarian book dealer since about 1975 and although I have had material (including complete plays) from the Fourth Folio I have never, until now, had any material from the First Folio or the Second Folio. I know of no other leaves from these folios that are in dealer inventories (except the few that some dealers have bought from me). The collection of leaves I acquired was assembled in 1901/02. This may be a unique opportunity to acquire a leaf from one of the most important books in English.This leaf measures 8 x 12 inches (appx. 20.5 x 31 cm)The text is complete and perfectly legible. The leaf is age toned and stained with some minor creasing. This leaf does not have a watermark. It was compared to the same leaf in the Brandeis copy to ascertain correct folio.There are many typographical errors in the Folio and these differ from book to book. The text apparently was proofread while the book was in production. The Folio was assembled from gatherings of six leaves.
Bookseller: FJ Manasek
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2016-01-24 02:38:02
KANARISCHE INSELN ( Canary Islands ):
kol., 1623, 25,5 x 35,7 Broeckema, Maps of the Canary Islands, Nr. 20; Koemann, M.Bl. 28, 103. - Am rechten Rand der Titel, darunter ein Meilenanzeiger. Ohne Rückseitentext, rechts unten Paginierung 103. - Zeigt die im Titel genannten Inseln. Links eine Nebenkarte die die Inselgruppe der Kapverdischen Inseln zeigt.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck [Berlin, B, Germany]
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2016-01-19 23:06:29
Dalton, Michael
Bookseller: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. [U.S.A.]
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2016-01-19 18:17:09
IBERISCHE HALBINSEL ( Espana/Spain + Portugal ):
Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck [Berlin, B, Germany]
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2016-01-17 00:49:02
François VALENTIJN (1666 – 1727). . Copper engraving with modern colour (Very Good, original folds), 33 x 79 cm (13 x 31 inches).
- Jahr: Copper engraving with modern colour (Very Good, original folds), 33 x 79 cm (13 x 31 inches). Zusatz: This fine map shows the central islands of the Maluku Archipelago (Moluccas), the famed Spice Islands of Indonesia, including: Seram, Buru, Ambon and the Banda Islands. The map is the authoritative geographical view of the islands made during the 18th Century and was drafted by the Dutch adventurer François Valentijn, who lived on Ambon for many years. The main island of Seram (called here ‘Ceram’) was long overshadowed in history by the tiny island of Ambon (here ‘Amboina’), which during the 16th and 17th Centuries was the world capital of clove production. It also lay in close proximity to the Banda Islands, the only native source of nutmeg, which during the 17th Century was the world’s most valuable spice. Portugal was the first European power to establish itself in the region, during the early 16th Century. While it endeavored to exploit the region’s riches, it largely left the islands under the political control of their traditional rulers. During the early 17th Century the Dutch East India Company (the VOC) and the English East Indian Company (the EIC) and expelled the Portuguese presence. The Dutch and English soon turned on each other, as both sides were driven almost mad with greed over the islands’ phenomenal wealth in spices. The decisive event in the struggle was the ‘Amboyna Massacre’ of 1623, during which the Dutch tortured and killed twenty Englishmen in cold blood. While the event tarred the reputation of … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Dasa Pahor
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2016-01-10 18:59:16
DICTIONNAIRE).
Iacopo Sarzina, Venise, 1623. Grand in-4 (23 X 36 cm) exemplaire cousu mais reliure absente. 28 pp non chiffrées + 950 + 112 (locutions latines). Seconde édition rare de ce dictionnaire italien (la première datant de 1612). Elle contient une belle vignette de titre. Texte sur deux colonnes. (Une petite déchirure sans manque au dernier feuillet).
Bookseller: Librairie Jeanne Laffitte [Marseille, France]
2016-01-03 21:57:12
Netscher, Caspar (1639 Heidelberg - im Haag 1684)
Schabkunstblatt von W. Vaillant (1623-1677), nach einem Selbstbildnis. 29,2:26,6 cm. Wurzbach 51; Le Blanc 47, II. - Mit 2 mm Rand rings um die Plattenkante und vertikale Knickfalten geglättet. Notiz (Tinte) rechts unten im Rand. Provenienz: Sammlung GES, nicht bei Lugt.
Bookseller: Galerie Joseph Fach GmbH [Germany]
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2016-01-02 17:07:34
PROCOPIUS of Caesarea
J. Jullieron for A. Brugiotti, Lyon, 1623. FIRST EDITION. folio. pp (xii), xxiii (i), 135 (i), 142, (xx). Roman and Greek letter in double column. Title in red and black, engraved device of sun with motto "Flammis Ipse Suis", fine floriated woodcut initials and headpieces, grotesque tail-pieces, eight small engravings in text, early French ms note on fly concerning Theodora, early shelf-marks on pastedown. Light age yellowing, the odd marginal spot. A very good copy, crisp and clean, in slightly later French calf over boards, covers bordered with double gilt rule, spine with raised bands gilt in compartments, 'MI' within hexagram gilt in each, a.e.r., upper joint and head and tail of spine worn. First edition of this important work by Procopius, (Byzantine Greek historian, secretary to Belisarius, famous general of the Emperor Justinian), his famous ‘Secret History’ which had recently been discovered in the Vatican library and edited for publication by Niccolo Alamanni. The text’s existence was known from contemporary sources which referred to it as the Anekdota but had remained unpublished. It covers roughly the same years as the first seven books of Procopius’ History of Justinian's Wars and appears to have been written after their appearence, in 550-558. The Palestinian Procopius accompanied Belisarius in his early campaigns in Africa and Italy, and was later made prefect of Constantinople, then capital of the Empire, in 562. His History of the Wars, is an account of the events of his own time, our principal surviving source for the first two thirds of Justinian's reign … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Sokol Books Ltd. ABA ILAB [London, United Kingdom]
2015-12-26 15:33:20
Le fouet des paillards ou juste punition des voluptueux & charnels, conforme aux arrests divins & humains. Par M[athurin] L[e] P[icard] Curé du Mesnil Jourdain
1623 1284 - A Rouen, chez Estienne Vereul, 1623, in-12, [24]-351-[4] pages, chagrin bleu moderne, dos à faux nerfs et orné, filets d'encadrements et fleurons d'angles sur les plats, tranches dorées, roulette intérieure, Rare édition originale de cet ouvrage contre le stupre, la luxure, l'adultère, le péché de paillardise en général. Son auteur, Mathurin Le Picard connut une fin tragique: il fut condamné lors du procès en sorcellerie de Louviers et sa dépouille fut exhumée 5 ans plus tard pour être brûlée à la suite d'un arrêt du Parlement de Rouen (21 août 1647). Étiquette ex-libris du bibliophile René Choppin, mort en 1918. Barbier II, 487. Quérard, Supercheries I, 820. Brunet II, 1356. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Librairie Alain Brieux
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2015-12-19 12:52:50
Rotlöben Johannes
- VD17 23:658295D (nur 2 Exemplare).- Selten.- Titel in Rot u. Schwarz; Bordüre grün koloriert; gesamter Text im Holzschnittrahmen.- Prinzessin Christina von Schweden gewidmet.- Johann und Heinrich Stern führten von 1623-1665 die zweite Officin von Lünebureg.- Johannes Rotlöben aus Wittenberg (1593-1649) war schwedischer Hofprediger der Königin Maria Eleonora und Superintendent zu Hadersleben.- Der Einband mit dem Monogramm LHM (für Lorenz Hartman) u. dat. 1630; auf dem Vorsatz hs. Besitzeintrag v. Johan Hartmann, Stockholm 12.4.1646.- Innendeckel u. Vorsatz mit Exlibris, kaum gebräunt od. fleckig, im Bund tls. gering wasserrandig, Ebd. etw. berieben, insges. schönes Exemplar.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Müller
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2015-12-11 15:14:18
MARINE PRINTS.
Oblong 8vo. Contemporary calf (sl. rubbed). Album with 47 engraved / etched plates. Various sizes.REINIER NOOMS (ZEEMAN). (Ca. 1623 - 1664). 10 etchings. Ca. 14 x 21,5 cm (7 plates) and ca. 4 x 10 cm (3 plates). - He was one of the leading etchers of seascapes in the seventeenth-century in Holland.Salomon SAVERY. (1594-1683). Fluyt. Etching. Ca. 13 x 16 cm.Ludolph BAKHUIZEN (BACKHUYSEN). (1630 - 1708). (?). Etching. Ca. 15 x 19,5 cm.NEUES SCHIFFAHRTEN BÜCHLEIN. Nurnberg, David Funcken, (no date). Etched title page and 5 etched plates. Ca. 7 x 16,5 cm.F.J. GUÉROULT DU PAS. Recueil de vues de tous les differens bastimens de la mer Méditerranée, et de l'Océan, avec leurs noms et usages. Paris. Giffart, 1720. 29 (of 76) engraved plates. Ca.7 x 10,5 cm. (Mounted).(Some staining, mainly in blank margin). - Rare collection of fine marine prints including some in first (and only) state.
Bookseller: Gert Jan BESTEBREURTJE Rare Books
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2015-11-26 18:38:26
BINDINGS - BATEMAN). HAYWARD, JOHN
London: Printed by George Purslow, 1623. Featuring deeply impressed and vigorously gilt decoration, this superb early 17th century binding houses two of the more popular devotional works of the period, written by a man who experienced both sides of royal preferment. Best known to posterity as an historian, Sir John Hayward (1564?-1627) found himself imprisoned after his first work, "The First Part of the Life and Raigne of King Henrie IIII" (1599), offended Queen Elizabeth, as it was dedicated to (and seemed to support) Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl Essex, executed for treason in 1601. While in prison until the queen died in 1603, Hayward seemed to experience a kind of spiritual awakening, the fruits of which were the present "Sanctuarie of a Troubled Soule," first published in 1601 and frequently reprinted. After James I's accession, Hayward worked with William Camden and Sir Robert Cotton under Arundel's patronage; he became master of the chancery in 1616; and he was admitted to Gray's Inn and knighted in 1619. His additional devotional work, "David's Teares" (1622, the 1623 edition is found here), also went through numerous editions. The present immensely handsome English binding, the various surfaces of which could hardly be more lavishly decorated, seems in the particulars of its design and in its abundance and density of ornamentation likely to be the work of John Bateman (d. 1635) or possibly his son and successor Abraham, both of whom apparently occupied the position of bookbinder to the king. According to Maggs Bros. Catalogue 1075 (see their item #29), the elder Bate … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Phillip J. Pirages Rare Books (ABAA) [McMinnville, OR, U.S.A.]
2015-11-26 18:38:26
HAYWARD, JOHN
Bookseller: Phillip J. Pirages Rare Books (ABAA) [McMinnville, OR, U.S.A.]
2015-11-26 18:38:26
(BINDINGS - BATEMAN). HAYWARD, JOHN
London: Printed by George Purslow, 1623. Featuring deeply impressed and vigorously gilt decoration, this superb early 17th century binding houses two of the more popular devotional works of the period, written by a man who experienced both sides of royal preferment. Best known to posterity as an historian, Sir John Hayward (1564?-1627) found himself imprisoned after his first work, "The First Part of the Life and Raigne of King Henrie IIII" (1599), offended Queen Elizabeth, as it was dedicated to (and seemed to support) Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl Essex, executed for treason in 1601. While in prison until the queen died in 1603, Hayward seemed to experience a kind of spiritual awakening, the fruits of which were the present "Sanctuarie of a Troubled Soule," first published in 1601 and frequently reprinted. After James I's accession, Hayward worked with William Camden and Sir Robert Cotton under Arundel's patronage; he became master of the chancery in 1616; and he was admitted to Gray's Inn and knighted in 1619. His additional devotional work, "David's Teares" (1622, the 1623 edition is found here), also went through numerous editions. The present immensely handsome English binding, the various surfaces of which could hardly be more lavishly decorated, seems in the particulars of its design and in its abundance and density of ornamentation likely to be the work of John Bateman (d. 1635) or possibly his son and successor Abraham, both of whom apparently occupied the position of bookbinder to the king. According to Maggs Bros. Catalogue 1075 (see their item #29), the elder Bate … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Phillip J. Pirages Fine Books and Medieval Manuscripts [U.S.A.]
2015-11-25 21:09:32
REIMS / Dépt. Marne / Champagne-Ardenne:
Bookseller: Antiquariat Norbert Haas [Bedburg-Hau, Germany]
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2015-11-25 16:05:08
TRIGAULT, Nicolas
Rader and Raphael Sadeler, Munich. RARE AND EXTRAORDINARILY ILLUSTRATED FIRST EDITION. 4to. pp. (xvi), 518, (ii). Roman letter. Finely engraved title page depicting St. Francis Xavier and St. Ignatius Loyola, angels above, engraved printer’s device on verso of last, seventeen full page engraving depicting the execution of Christians in Japan (one with revised eng. superimposed), floriated woodcut initials, "Assistentia Germania Societatis Jessu" in contemporary hand at head of title. Light age browning, slight foxing, the occasional marginal thumb mark small tear to lower blank corner of D1. A good, clean copy, with excellent impression of the engravings, in contemporary vellum over thin paste boards, remains of ties, fly leaves loose. First edition of this rare, extraordinarily illustrated, and important account of the persecution of Christians in Japan from 1612 to 1620, a period in which Japan closed itself off from the rest of the world and suppressed Christianity entirely, effectively expelling all Europeans and executing Christians of all denominations. Nicolas Trigault was a distinguished member of the Jesuit mission to China, which he had joined in 1610. He returned to Europe in 1615, traveling on foot through Persia, Arabia and Egypt, to obtain a fresh supply of recruits for the mission. Besides his account of the Jesuit mission to China (the first detailed account of that empire published in Europe) and a summary of the Japanese mission from 1609 to 1612, he completed, just before his departure in 1618 for China (in which he took forty-four missionaries, who had v … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Sokol Books Ltd. ABA ILAB [London, United Kingdom]
2015-11-24 14:27:36
DE BOUQUES CHARLES; DESPEISSE ANTHOINE (1594-1658)
Chez Samuel Thiboust, au palais en la galerie des Prisonniers avec Privilege du Roy, Paris 1623 - Edizione: Rarissima prima edizione, la più divulgata fu la seconda, del 1636. . Pagine: 18+354+34+29+5 . Illustrazioni: Frontespizio riccamente ornato con incisione in rame a piena pagina, due altre incisioni in rame a piena pagina raffiguranti gli autori. Disegni e incisione di Claude Mellan (1598-1688) . Formato: 4° . Rilegatura: Cartonato in pelle marrone, sei nervature al dorso. Titoli e fregi in oro al dorso e impressioni in oro al bordo dei piatti. . Stato: Discreto . Caratteristiche: Gora nella parte bassa del dorso per le prime 16 pagine (intaccate anche le due incisioni degli autori). Prima pagina bianca restaurata. .
Bookseller: Libreria Scripta Manent
2015-11-24 10:45:30
KRETA (Crete) / Griechenland (Greece):
1623. Altkolorierter Kupferstich v. Gerard Mercator aus Atlas Sive Cosmographicae . b. Henricus Hondius in Amsterdam, 1623, 34 x 48 Zacharakis, A Catalogue of printed Maps of Greece 1477-1800, 2209/1450; van der Krogt, Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, Vol. I., 7900:1A.1. - 1. Zustand noch ohne Segelschiffe und mit großer Meilenzeigerkartusche! - Zeigt die griechische Insel Kreta; darüber Titelkartusche flankiert von 6 Insetkarten der Inseln Korfu, Zakynthos, Milos, Naxos, Santorini u. Karpathos. - Unten rechts Kartusche mit Meilenzeiger mit Rollwerk.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Norbert Haas [Bedburg-Hau, Germany]
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2015-11-21 21:58:00
Willem BLAEU (1571 – 1638). Amsterdam, 1623. Copper engraving with modern ouline colour (Very Good), 26 x 35 cm (10 x 14 inches).
Bookseller: Antiquariat Dasa Pahor [München, Germany]
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2015-11-17 15:55:54
[SKINNER, John].
ESTC S100292; Knuttel 4205a; cf. Ogborn, Indian Ink, pp. 120-129. Rare third edition of an account of the "Amboyan massacre". In 1623 the Dutch governor of the island of Amboina had executed 20 men, among them 10 English merchants and factors in service of the English East India Company, the Dutch company's rival in the spice trade. The men were accused of treason against the Dutch governor, and after confession (partly obtained by torture) they were sentenced to death and subsequently beheaded. The English East India Company instructed John Skinner to produce the present account, which was first published in 1624 and is sometimes ascribed to Sir Dudley Digges. Included is an English translation by J. Wing of a Dutch narration of the event (originally published as Waerachtich verhael vande tidingen gecomen wt de Oost-Indien), followed by the English refutation. The pamphlet was reprinted several times and it would play an important role in the outbreak of the first Anglo-Dutch war in 1652, as Cromwell referred to the incident in his declaration of war.Heavily browned and the first leaves waterstained, mounted and shaved. Rebacked, with the original backstrip laid down. A fair copy.
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2015-11-17 04:17:43
BACON, Francis
John Haviland, London 1623 - FIRST EDITION thus. 8vo pp(vi) 454. Roman letter, text within printed line border, autograph '1696' on t-p. Good clean copy in contemp. vellum. The second work of Bacon's Historia Naturalis et Eexperimentalis, itself part of the great projected Insturationis Magna. Gibson 147. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Sokol Books Ltd. ABA ILAB
2015-11-16 21:33:26
Sanctius, Gaspar
Lyon, Jacobus Cardon et Petrus Cavellat 1623 - (16) 1692 (36) p. Contemporary Vellum with title, Folio
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2015-11-12 16:00:32
Dalton, Michael
Bookseller: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. [U.S.A.]
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2015-11-09 11:05:32
BYFIELD, NICHOLAS
London, by Humfrey Lownes, for George Latham, 1623. (14) 922 (6) p. Contemporary Leather with ribbed back, 4° [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Antiquariaat de Roo [Zwijndrecht, Netherlands]
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2015-11-07 15:21:30
- Kupferstich v. Abraham Hogenberg aus Fama Austriaca b. Enß, 1627, 25 x 28,5 Vgl. Hellwig 449; Brodesser 15. - Zeigt die Insel Pfaffenmütz im Rhein sowie die Mündung der Sieg in den Rhein. - Im Vordergrund Stadtansicht von Grau-Rheindorf. - Am oberen linken Rand Stadtansicht von Troisdorf-Bergheim. (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)
Bookseller: Antiquariat Norbert Haas
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2015-11-06 21:49:07
Bohme, Jacob
4°, geheel perkamenten band uit de tijd, (8)+368+356+(24) pag. Met gegraveerde allegorische titel (J. Lamsvelt fecit). Eerste editie van de Nederlandse vertaling van Bohmes Mysterium Magnum. B1248.
Bookseller: Antiquariaat A.G. VAN DER STEUR
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2015-11-03 22:25:54
Visscher, Claes Jansz II (1587-1652)
Ets van Claes Jansz Visscher, 1623, met vier portretten van Hendrick D. Slatius, Willem Perty, Jan Blancert en Abraham Blancert. Ertussen tien afbeeldingen. Links en rechts naast de prent tekst in boekdruk 'Cort verhael ... galch en raders'."Etchings with text in letterpress; 270 x 150, met tekst 270 x 320 mm. Hollstein 47 2e staat van 2; Muller hist. 1498; v. Stolk 1578. Ook leverbaar een 1e staat, waarbij de woorden 'saeywercker tot Leyden' nog niet zijn toegevoegd bij de portretten van Perty en de Blancerts. Zelfde prijs."
Bookseller: Antiquariaat Arine van der Steur / ILAB [Den Haag, Netherlands]
2015-10-09 20:31:45
HORACE
1623. relié. DeCollection. Appreffo Giovanni Guerigli, In Venetia, 1623. In/8 reliure plein velin ancien, 3 ff. 776 p., 66 ff. de glossaire, texte en italien à double colonne et disposé en glose encadrante. Nom écrit à l'encre en page de garde ; auréole sur les 6 premiers feuillets ; fine galerie d'insecte de la page 565 à 575 en marge sans perte de texte ; restaurations maladroites : p. 641 et 750 ; auréole claire de la p. 482 à 495 ; quelques feuillets brunis. Belle impression vénitienne des oeuvres du grand poète lyrique et satirique latin. Les commentaires en toscan sont dus à Giovanni Fabrini, grammairien qui fut pendant de longues années professeur d'éloquence à Venise. Le longueruanaI, 28 en fait l'éloge, indique Brunet III, 332. 8 mo in full contemporary vellum, flat spine, [3], 776 p., [66]. Fex flaw : ink marginalia on blancks, waterstain on the 6 first sheet & from 482 to 495 ; wormholes from p. 565 to 575 (margin) without loss of text ; awkward paper restauration on p. 641 & 750 ; few browned sheets. Ttext in italien (Toscanien) printed in double columns with numerous framed gloss. Fine Venicien printing of the great lyrical & satyrical poet. Bibl : Brunet III. 332.
Bookseller: Librairie [France]
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2015-09-25 08:05:27
Sarpi Paolo, 1552-1623
Sarpi Paolo, 1552-1623. Sarpi Paolo 1552-1623, Opere, VI volumes, 1624-1685 Sarpi, Paolo, 1552-1623. SIX VOLUMES Opere del padre Paolo dell'ordine de'Servi. In Venetia, Appresso Roberto Meietti, 1677- Paolo Sarpi; Fulgenzio Micanzio Each work has separate pagination and special t.p. The title-pages are dated 1673-1677, irregularly. (vol. 1 has a general t.-p., vols. 2-6 collective half-titles only). Kl 8°, 15 cm. Vol. I. Vita del padre Paolo [da Fulgenzio Micanzio] . 1677. Trattato dell'interdetto della santita di papa Paolo v. Composto da fra? Paolo, dell'ordine de'Servi. Ed altri theologhi di sotto nominati. Pietr'Antonio . f. Bernardo Giordano . f. Michael'Agnolo . f. Marc'Antonio Capello . f. Camillo . f. Fvlgentio . 1673. Theologorvm venetorum Joan. Marsilii. Pauli Venti, fr. Fulgentii ad excommunicationis, citatiouis, & monitionis romanæ, sententiam in ipso?s latam responsio . 1673. VOLUME II: Paolo da Venetia (Paolo Sarpi). Considerationi sopra le censure della Santita di Papa Paolo V. contra la serenissima Republica di Venetia. Venedig Meietti 1673. (Opere del Padre Paolo II,1). 141 pp., Trattato et resolutione sopra la validità delle scommuniche Jean Gerson, Paolo Sarpi Appresso Roberto Meietti, 1675, 42 pp., Apologia per l'oppositioni fatte dall'illustriss. & reuerendiss. signor cardinale Bellarmino alli trattati, & risolutioni di Gio. Gersone, sopra la validità delle scommuniche Paolo Sarpi Appresso Roberto Meietti, 1675, 332 pp. VOLUME III: Discorso dell'origine, forma, leggi ed uso dell'ufficio dell'inquisitione nella città e dominio di Venetia del Padre Paolo, … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Hammelburger Antiquariat [Hammelburg, Germany]
2015-09-14 15:09:49
Le Pot [Lepot], Laurent,
Paris: Pierre Baillaine, 1623. Paris:: Pierre Baillaine,, 1623.. First Edition. Very rare.. 8vo.. ¦4 [¦1,t.p. in ms of the 18th c.], A-P8,Q6. 18th c. mottled French calf, spine banded, gilt, title on red morocco label, paper label in top compartment; edges specked, marbled endpapers, old dealerÕs description on front endpaper from Ludwig Rosenthal with second descriptive note on rear endpaper; title page in ms. facsimile, minor foxing, a touch of worming at head of few leaves, else a very good copy. Laurent Le Pot [Lepot] trans: Òfather Kirton of the Convent, native to Beauvais.. conducted the exorcism of Denyse de La Caille, de la Landelle with the assistance of Germain Carre, Licentier es loix, Archdiacre & Chanine de Beauvais; Leonor le Boucher, Licentier es driits, Chantre & Official de Beauvais; & Claude Dadu,Licentier es loix, Chanoine de ladite Eglise de Beauvais, Vicaires reneraux de Monseigneur lÕEuesque & Comte de Beauvais...Ó Beginning in August 1612 and ending in December, the demon Briffault had entered DenyseÕs body and was forced to leave it by the exorcists having to sign, with his claws, the sentence of the exorcists. This volume gives a day by day account of the exorcism. [See: Collin De Plancy, Dictionnaire Infernal, 1863 p396. who reprints sentence which was signed by Beelzebut, Satan, Motelu, & Briffault which appears at the end of our text.] This is a rare text. Coumont H64.1. Yves-Plessis 649. Caillet 6559.
Bookseller: Dark Parks Books & Collectibles [U.S.A.]
2015-08-03 00:31:06
CALAMAI Giovanni Battista.
In Fiorenza, appresso Pietro Cecconcelli alle Stelle Medicee, 1623, in-8 piccolo, cartonatura ottocentesca imitante una mezza pelle, pp. [16], 340, [ma: 372], [2]. Frontespizio calcografico con stemma del dedicatario. Argomenti dei canti in cornice tipografica. Non è stata legata l'ultima carta che era bianca (cfr. descrizione in ICCU). Errori nella numerazione delle pagine. Rara prima edizione. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Libreria Oreste Gozzini snc [Firenze, Italy]
2015-08-03 00:31:06
CALAMAI Giovanni Battista.
In Fiorenza, appresso Pietro Cecconcelli alle Stelle Medicee, 1623, in-8 piccolo, cartonatura ottocentesca imitante una mezza pelle, pp. [16], 340, [ma: 372], [2]. Frontespizio calcografico con stemma del dedicatario. Argomenti dei canti in cornice tipografica. Non è stata legata l'ultima carta che era bianca (cfr. descrizione in ICCU). Errori nella numerazione delle pagine. Rara prima edizione. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Libreria Oreste Gozzini snc [Firenze, Italy]
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