The viaLibri website requires cookies to work properly. You can find more information in our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Displayed below are some selected recent viaLibri matches for books published in 1624

        LA CIRCE CON OTRAS RIMAS Y PROSAS AL EXCMO SEÑOR D. GASPAR DE GUZMÁN, CONDE DE OLIUARES.

      En casa de la viuda de Alonso Martín a costa de Alonso Pérez,, [Madrid] 1624 - Portada grabada por Shorkens, 4 hojas, 236 folios. Encuadernación en pergamino de la época. Portada lavada y con mínimas restauraciones marginales. Algunas sombras ocasionales. Primera edición.Contiene el siguiente poema manuscrito:Libro verde sea esteQue desengaño atesoreY la fortuna mejoreDe aquel a quien se le presteSepa quien leyese aquesteQue hablo de experimentadoPorque e estado engañadoDe otra Circe mas dolossaQue si fue engañosaEsta engaña sin cuidado. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Els Llibres del Tirant]
 1.   Check availability:     IberLibro     Link/Print  


        LA GERUSALEMME, Venetia, Pier Paolo Tozzi, 1624

      - E' chiaramente stampato nel frontespizio "soltanto" la parola GERUSALEMME. All'epoca Il Tasso era scomparso da pochissimi anni e il completamento del titolo GERUSALEMME LIBERATA venne adottato dopo. cm. 4,8 x 9,5, Brossura rilegatura recente cartonata, pp.559. Lingua italiana. Codice ICCU LO1E/000682 . Risulta presente soltanto in una sola biblioteca italiana.

      [Bookseller: Ferraguti service s.a.s. - Rivisteria]
 2.   Check availability:     IberLibro     Link/Print  


        Godfrey of Bulogne: or The Recouerie of Ierusalem. Done into English Heroicall verse, by Edward Fairefax Gent

      London: by John Bill, 1624. SECOND EDITION. 1 volume, folio, 11-1/4" x 7-1/4", with the (often lacking) engraved frontis of Godfrey and the extra leaf of verses: 'The genius of Godfrey to Prince Charles'. Bound in contemporary full blind ruled speckled calf, expertly rebacked, two gilt lettered black morocco spine labels, with the original blank leaves, contemporary ownership inscriptions dated 1656, 1665, & 1718, text clean and bright throughout. STC 23699.

      [Bookseller: D&D Galleries - ABAA]
 3.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


        Francisci Baronis De Verulamio, Vice-Comitis Sancti Albani. De Dignitate Et Augmentis Scientiarum. Libri IX Ad Regem Suum

      Paris: Petri Mettayer, 1624 Book. Very Good. Vellum. 2nd Edition. *p2 **4 ***2 A-3X4 3Y2 The second edition of Francis Bacon's De Dignitate et Augmentis Scientiarum, published in Paris one year after its first appearance in London and 'Juxta Exemplar Londini Impressum'. The book is robustly bound in old vellum over boards with the title in pen on the spine, some light marks to the vellum and a little rubbing to the vellum at the foot of the rear panel of the book. The binding appears to be a shade later than the printed text, with laid paper endpapers with vertical chain lines with double headed eagle watermark, as opposed to the chainlines in the text which are horizontal as per a quarto publication. The text is complete as called for (text-block 22.4x17.4cm) with browning and a little finger marking to the margins of the title page, otherwise very good throughout; some staining in the gutter running through the second half of the text. Bacon's De Dignitate is a revised and translated version of the Advancement of Learning of 1605 and as such occupies a key role in his envisaged rebirth and recasting of learning, the Great Instauration. This swift reprint of the London edition of the Dignitate is an indication of the European enthusiasm for Bacon's work even at this relatively early point in the seventeeth century. Gibson 130. Please contact Christian White at Modernfirsteditions if you would like more information about this book..

      [Bookseller: Modernfirsteditions Ltd]
 4.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


        1- Compendium Biblicum, continens ex 23202 versiculis totius Veteris Testamenti (...) tam Hebraice quam Chaldaicae una cum versione Latina inveniuntur. Ultrajecti [I.e.Utrecht], Guilielmi a Walcheren, 1674. (12), 179, (3) p. 2- Seu Compendium Lexici Hebraici. Compendio Biblico Leusdano subjunctum continens. Idem, 1674. 60 p. (EXEMPLAIRE DE SILVESTRE DE SACY)

      . Petit in-12, plein velin ivoire de l'epoque, dos a 5 faux-nerfs, tranches rouges (texte en hebreu, traduction latine en regard). Edition originale bilingue avec le texte en hebreu et la traduction latine en regard. Theologien calviniste hollandais, ne a Utrecht, devenu professeur dans cette ville, Johannes Leusden (1624-1699) est l'un des principaux orientaliste, philologue et hebraisant de son siecle. Il vecut au sein de la communaute juive d'Amsterdam pour se familiariser avec la langue et la culture hebraiques et collabora, avec le rabbin Joseph Athias, a la traduction d'une nouvelle edition de la Bible. Contemporain et proche de J. Leusden, Antonius Hulsius (or Anton Hüls) concut son 'Compendium Lexici Hebraici' (ici en troisieme edition) comme un complement a l'ouvrage de Leusden. Provenance: Antoine Isaac Silvestre de Sacy, avec sa signature autographe a la date de 1775 et son ex-libris grave armorie, a la date de 1781. Remarquable provenance pour ce livre : le linguiste, philologue et un orientaliste Silvestre de Sacy (1758-1838), regarde comme "l'un des plus grands philologues du XIXe siecle". (Bibliotheque de M. le baron Silvestre de Sacy, Paris, 1846, II, n°2629). Bel exemplaire, bien relie a l'epoque..

      [Bookseller: Librairie Hatchuel]
 5.   Check availability:     ZVAB     Link/Print  


        Observations on the Statutes, Chiefly the More Ancient, From Magna Charta to The Twenty-first of James the First, Ch. xxvii [1624]. With an Appendix; Being A Proposal for new modelling the Statutes. The Third Edition, With Considerable Additions. Quarto

      A family copy of one of the foremost works of eighteenth century English law reform, with the booksticker of Viscount Barrington (of which there were eleven) on the front pastedown, Barrington himself a younger son of the first Viscount. Contemporary calf, the spine extra gilt, rubbed, the joints cracking but firm, else a very good, clean copy, with ample margins. Printed by W. Bowyer and J. Nichols [etc.], London, 1769.

      [Bookseller: Meyer Boswell Books, Inc.]
 6.   Check availability:     Direct From Bookseller     Link/Print  


        Korte beschrijvinge, ende af-beeldinge van de generale regelen der fortificatie, de artillerie, munition, ende vivres, van de officieren der selver ende hare commissien, van de leger-aerde-wallen, de approchen met het tegenweer, ende van vyerwercken. The Hague, Hendrik Hondius I, 1624. 4 parts in 1 volume. Folio. With the general title-page, with letterpress title in engraved framework, 3 separate title-pages for parts 2-4, with letterpress title within another engraved ornamental framework by Crispyn van den Queborn, and 20 engraved plates (15 double-page). Contemporary vellum.

      Jähns II, p. 945, 996-997, and 1106; Muller, Historieplaten 1137; New Hollstein, Hondius 295-315; STCN (6 copies); cf. Cockle 816. First and only edition in the original Dutch, of a richly illustrated work on military science from the early 17th century. The work is divided into four parts, respectively treating: fortification, heavy artillery, light artillery and logistics, and practical engineering and pyrotechnics. It stands out as a work directly aimed at the practice in the field, and is based on the warfare in the Dutch Republic. Under the Princes of Orange, Maurits and Frederik Hendrik, Dutch military equipment had become the best and highest developed of Europe. With several erased ownerships inscriptions, some insignificant occasional waterstains and some small tears in a few plates. Binding slightly rubbed. Good copy of this richly illustrated work on military science.

      [Bookseller: ASHER Rare Books (Since 1830)]
 7.   Check availability:     NVvA     Link/Print  


        Sir Thomas Moore's Utopia : containing an excellent, learned, wittie, and pleasant Discourse of the best state of a Publike Weale... translated into English by Raphe Robinson

      London: Bernard Alsop, 1624. Small quarto, very small hole to leaf E3 (affecting two letters of text), attractive contemporary owner's signature to titlepage; a handsome copy in nineteenth-century blue morocco by Riviere, neatly rebacked in matching style, an elegant copy. Good early edition of More's great invented world. A very good seventeenth-century copy of Thomas More's landmark fable in English, the fourth edition of the humanist Ralph Robinson's translation, here "newly corrected" by Bernard Alsop. It is also the first edition to carry the new dedication to Cresacre More, great grandson of the author. This is the classic English translation of Utopia from the original Latin, and 'has not been displaced in popular esteem by the subsequent efforts of Gilbert Burnet (1684) and Arthur Cayley (1808)' (DNB). More's work is the landmark of a genre that has had a far-reaching effect on the world of letters and of the imagination. The notion of an ideal society had been canvassed before, notably by Plato, but it was More who fully developed the concept of an imagined ideal world, and who also gave the familiar name to the concept, with his famous pun on "good place" (eutopos) and "nowhere" (outopos). More's invention relied heavily on the voyage accounts of his day: Utopia is a New World discovery made by More's hero, Hythlodaye, during one of his three voyages with Amerigo Vespucci. The work owes a considerable debt to 'the sense of discovery and possibility afforded by the Renaissance voyages of exploration' (Susan Bruce, Three Modern Utopias). With the early ownership signature of W. Inge in two places on the title page.

      [Bookseller: Hordern House Rare Books]
 8.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


        Historia particolare delle cose passate tra 'l sommo pontefice Paolo V e la serenissima Repubblica di Venezia. Gl'anni MDCV, MDCVI, MDCVII, di Pietro Sarpi divisa in sette libri.

      s.n.,, In Lione, 1624 - In-4° (cm. 23), legatura coeva in p. pergamena con titolo ms. al dorso (lievi usure), tagli blu; pp. [4] 328 in buono stato, lieve rifilatura al margine superiore, lievi segni d'uso e una striscia di carta bianca al margine della sola c. Pp1 per nascondere antichi scarabocchi d'inchiostro. «Edizione più accreditata [.] probabilmente originale» [Piantanida 1053] della famosa opera politica del Sarpi sull'interdetto di Venezia, città in cui fu realmente stampato il testo. Esso difende la libertà del potere civile veneziano contro le pretese ecclesiastiche e pontificie, e nella storia delle dottrine politiche è assurto a simbolo della lotta per la laicità dello Stato. Cfr. Lozzi 6121; Cicogna 872; Gamba 2082n. che ritiene essere la seconda edizione; Melzi II, 7 per il nome di Pietro anziché Paolo al frontespizio. Buon esemplare.

      [Bookseller: Gabriele Maspero Libri Antichi]
 9.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        LA ROYALLE CHYMIE and TRAICTE DES SIGNATURES.

      Lyon, Pierre Drobet, 1624.FIRST FRENCH EDITION 1624, translated from Latin by J. Marcel de Boulene, small 8vo, approximately 165 x 100 mm, 6½ x 4 inches, engraved title page with vignettes of chemical apparatus and 4 small portraits of Hermes Trismegistus, Paracelsus, Raimon Lull and Geber, with a cabalistic circle at the top, 2 woodcut illustrations in the text, woodcut headpieces and initials, pages: (8), 223 - Preface Admonitoire, (2), 210 - Royalle Chymie, (57) - Table, (4), 119 - Traicte des Signatures, (31) - Table, lacks final blank (Kkk4), bound in antique full calf, raised bands, gilt decoration in compartments and gilt lettering to spine, edges stained red. Binding worn, cardboard showing at corners and on top and bottom edges, slight loss of leather at head of spine, 20 mm (¾ inch) missing at tail of spine, upper hinge starting to crack at head and tail, lower hinge starting at head, small crack also in top compartment, engraved title page trimmed losing all margins except the lower, tiny grazed patch to edge of 1 portrait due to adhesion, margins slightly trimmed, sometimes affecting running title, just shaving a few side notes mostly without loss of legibility, light ink stroke in 3 margins, occasional small light stains and light soiling mostly in the Chymie section, all easily legible, tiny hole in 1 text page with loss of 1 letter, tiny dark spot to a few lower margins, a few pages lightly age - browned, small worm track in lower margin of Preface from page 111 - 123, 2 small tracks in fore - edge margin of Chymie from page 149 - 177, all neatly repaired, affecting 1 side note, still easily legible, a little ink scribble in the margin of 1 page of the final Table, final page dusty. Binding tight and firm. A good copy of a scarce French translation. Oswald Croll [c. 1560 - 1609] was a professor of medicine and alchemy at the University of Marburg in Hesse, Germany. A strong proponent of alchemy and of using chemistry in medicine, he attempted to influence thinkers of his day towards viewing chemistry and alchemy as two separate fields. He published one volume in 1609, the year of his death, containing two books "Basilica Chymica" (La Royalle Chymie) and "De signatura rerum" (Traicte des Signatures) plus a long preface in which he expounds the ideas of Paracelsus to whom he was devoted. The Royalle Chymie is a comprehensive summary of his researches, methods of preparation, and studies into chemical medicine or iatrochemistry. He pushes for the understanding and recognition of chemical compounds and the medicinal value of herbs and other processes first advanced by Paracelsus. It also discussed matters such as compound remedies, chemical organisation and acted as an introduction to chemistry in later years. The Traicte des Signatures covered the relation of alchemy and chemistry to other fields of science, especially botany, suggesting the use of the doctrine of signatures to determine the medical property of plants. Wellcome library, No. 1678; Duveen, Bibliotheca Alchemica et Chemica, page 151 listing only the edition of 1633; Krivatsy, 17th Century Books in the National Library of Medicine, page 290, listing only the 1627 edition; Ferguson, Bibliotheca Chemica, Volume I, page 185 listing only Latin editions; Manuel Bibliographique des Sciences Psychiques ou Occultes by Caillet, page 404, No 2704. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton P.B.F.A.]
 10.   Check availability:     maremagnum.com     Link/Print  


        Practicarum Juris Observationum selectarum liber singularis, ad materiam de verborum et rerum significatione accommodatus.... Acceßit methodus abbreviandi litis und von der Verbesserung deß Iusticiwesens.

      Frankfurt am Main, Typis Iohannis Friderici Weissii, Impensis Ioh. Revalii, 1624.. Editio iterata & posthuma, priori longe auctior & correctior. Quart. Titelblatt, (26), 727 S. Sehr gut erhaltener zeitgenössischer Pergamentband.. Paul Matthias WEHNER (1583-1612) studierte in Jena und Ingolstadt. Nach Ingolstadt war Wehner wegen der Berühmtheit des italienischen Juristen FACHINAEUS gezogen, dessen Pandektenvorlesung er auch verfolgte. Er unternahm eine peregrinatio academica nach Italien und Frankreich. In Orleans machte er am 15.Januar 1605 seinen Doktor iur.utr. Sein Leben war sehr kurz (30 Jahre), aber sein Ruf außerordentlich groß, insbesondere als Rechtskonsulent war er weit bekannt. Er gehörte zu den tüchtigsten Praktikern seiner Zeit und beabsichtigte, eine Sammlung von 100 Frankfurter Konsilien herauszugeben, starb aber vor deren Edition. Im Jahre 1615 ist sie dann postum erschienen.

      [Bookseller: Azo-Antiquariat]
 11.   Check availability:     ZVAB     Link/Print  


        Historie naturael en morael van de Westersche Indien. Waer inne ghehandelt wort van de merckelijckste dingen des hemels/ elementen/ metalen/ planten ende gedierten van dien: als oock de manieren/ ceremonien/ wetten/ regeeringen/ ende oorlogen der Indianen. Uit den Spaenschen in onse Nederduytsche tale overgheset: door Jan Huyghen van Linschoten. 2e editie.

      Amsterdam, by Broer Jansz. voor Jan Evertsz. Cloppenburgh, 1624.4to. Contemporary vellum (warped, 1 joint splitting but firmly holding). With large woodcut on title-page and 13 large woodcuts in the text. * First published in Seville in 1590: Historia natural y moral delas Indias; first Dutch edition Enkhuizen 1598. - José de Acosta (1540-1600), Spanish Jesuit missionary and historian, wrote this early important eye-witness account of South America, dealing i.a. with the history of the Indians of Peru and Mexico. 'Agosta was one of the first scholars to formulate a systemic theory of anthropology, suggesting a classification of different peoples into different types, and anticipating later theories of social evolution' (Howgego p.3). It is one of the earliest balanced accounts of the New World. A great classic translated into nearly every European language. - (Age-browned; some small library stamps).Tiele 26; Tiele, Mémoire, 291 ; Muller, America, 8; Cat. NHSM I, p.261 (ed. 1598); Sabin 127; European Americana II, 624/3.

      [Bookseller: Gert Jan BESTEBREURTJE]
 12.   Check availability:     NVvA     Link/Print  


        A replie to Jesuit Fisher(')s answere to certain questions propou[n]ded by his most gratious Majestie: King James

      London, Adam Islip, 1624. London: London, Adam Islip, 1624, 1624. Two parts in 1; 34 (of 36 preliminary pages, lacking front blank, 592, [4]; [4], 74 pp. Wonderfully executed frontispiece portrait of White, who was personal deacon to King James I. Pictorial title page also outstanding (see photos); woodcut border to title-page of 2nd part. Dramatic engraved endpieces with pagan-like face in center. Period calf, rebacked long ago as front joint is again cracked and very loose. Raised bands on spine which is very worn in places but still in presentable enough collector condition (see photo). Title in gilt on black morocco. Francis White (c.1564-1638) was an English bishop and controversialist In 1622 he was employed by James I as a disputant against John Percy alias Fisher (1569-1641), to stay the Roman Catholic tendencies of Mary, Countess of Buckingham. The present work arises from that endeavor. STC 25382. De-accessioned from the Pacific School of Religion, with bookplate, rear endpaper pocket, rubberstamps and spine label. Condition is generally very good and contents are pleasantly age toned and printed on a top rate stock of paper. Part of front free blank endpaper torn off, lacks front and rear blanks; occasional minor soiling within. A most impressive folio sized volume, artfully produced with sponsorship of the King himself. Size is 28.2x18 cm. (11¼x7"), . First Edition. Full Leather. Very Good/N/A. Illus. by Impressive Frontispiece Portrait of Author and Illustrated Titloe Page, Dramatic Engraved Tailpieces. Folio.

      [Bookseller: Daryl Rule, bookseller]
 13.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


        Don Diego de Noche. A la Señora Doña Policena Espinosa, Dama de la Reyna nuestra señora.

      - Barcelona, Estevan Liberòs, 1624, 15 x 9,5 cm., bella encuadernación en pleno tafilete, adornos fileteados en las tapas, lomo cuajado, cantos y contra cantos dorados, cortes jaspeados, 8 hojas incluso portada con grabado en madera + 202 folios (En realidad 176 al tener un salto de paginación por error del impresor, del folio 172 al 200. Segunda edición de esta obra, una de las más celebradas de este autor madrileño, que contiene 9 aventuras nocturnas y donde aparecen algunas de sus epístolas satíricas. Es obra rara, el Catálogo Colectivo recoge tres ejemplares en bibliotecas españolas). NOVELAS

      [Bookseller: Librería Anticuaria Antonio Mateos]
 14.   Check availability:     IberLibro     Link/Print  


        Flor Arismetica Necessaria , uso dos cambios, & quilatador de ouro, & prata, o mais curioso, que te sahido.

      - . Dirigido ao Excellentisimo Senhor Dom Miguel de Meneses Duque de Caminha, Marquez de Villa Real, Conde de Alcoutim, Conde de Valença, & Valadares, Senhor de Almeida, Alcaide Mor de Leiria, Capitão Geral, & Governador perpetuo da Cidade de Ceita. Por Geraldo da Vinha, Lisboa, 1624. De (4) + 266pp.(2) Obra completa. 13,5cm. Enc. Encadernação inteira de pele da época em muito bom estado. Folhas aparadas. Obra Rara. Belo exemplar. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquário do Chiado]
 15.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        La Vie de Henry le Grand. Traduitte du Latin de G. Sossi....

      Paris, Avroy, 1624.. (...Tableau des vertus royales, des moyens d'empescher la domination de l'estranger en France, & de conserver les subiets naturels ). ( In französischer Sprache ). Mit Titelkupfer und einigen gestochenen Vignetten, 7 n.n. Blättern, 528 Seiten, Pergamentband der Zeit mit Resten von Schließenbändern, Klein8° ( 14,5 x 8,5 cm ). Das Titelkupfer zeigt Heinrich den Großen hoch zu Roß ( nach Grain Polong? ). Einband stark fleckig, berieben, Ecken und Kanten bestoßen, Schließenbänder fehlen, Einbandkanten beschädigt sowie mit Resten alter Bibliotheksmarken. Innen handschriftliche Vermerke von alter Hand auf vorderem Innendeckel " Ex Bibliotheca Ioannis Vitia Würtzburg ", Titelblatt wie auch Titelkupfer etwas zu den Rändern beschädigt, Seiten teils gering fleckig, Seiten teils eselsohrig oder angeknickt, Seite 459 mit Einriß und Eckabriß unten. - selten - ( Gewicht 260 Gramm ) ( Pic erhältlich / webimage available ).

      [Bookseller: Buchhandlung & Antiquariat Friederichsen]
 16.   Check availability:     ZVAB     Link/Print  


        Liber Sextus Decretalium D. Bonifacii Papae VIII. Clementis Papae V. Constitutiones. Extravagantes tum viginti D.Ioannis Papae XXII. tum com- munes cum glossis diversorum. Omnia nunc demum integritati suae restituta & ad exemplar Romanum diligenter recognita. Editio novissima.

      Lugduni, Sumptibus Iacobi Cardon & Petri Cavellat, 1624.. Folio. Titelblatt mit Druckersignet in Rot-Schwarz-Druck, 3gezählte Blätter, Holzschnitt mit Darstellung von Papst und Kardinäle mit Portraitmedallions, 870, 348, 366 Spalten, 19 S. 3 Teile in einem schönen modernen Halblederband auf sechs Bünden geheftet.. LIBER Sextus. - CLEMENTIS V. Constitutiones. - EXTRAVAGANTES Ioannis XXII.

      [Bookseller: Azo-Antiquariat]
 17.   Check availability:     ZVAB     Link/Print  


        The Romish Fisher Caught & Held in His Owne Net, Etc. With, Touching the Visibility of the Church, With, an Appendix to the Fishers Net, Etc

      London: Robert Milbourne, 1624. Robert Milbourne, London, 1624. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Boards) . Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 1/4 leather, hinges broken, edges worn, book plate inside front cover. Damp-stains to front cover and first several pages. Ink inscriptions (contemporary) on title page. Two dated title pages, plus an unnumbered 80 page section. Last page mis-numbered. Name also spelled 'Featley.' In the Appendix a page of the Table of Contents has been bound in upside down. Size: Small 8vo. 492 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 lbs. Category: Antiquarian; Renaissance 16thc to 17thc; Religion & Theology. Inventory No: 1454. .

      [Bookseller: Noah's Ark Book Attic]
 18.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


        Tractatus ascetici R.P. Julii Nigroni e Societate Jesu, qui ab auctore recogniti, et aucti ... prodevnt in Germania, cum indice quadruplici.

      Coloniae Agrippinae (Köln), apud Ioannem Kinchium [Kinchius] 1624.. gestochener Titel, 5 Bll., 842 S., 13 Bll., Gr.-8°, Ganzledereinband der Zeit auf fünf Bünden,. Bibliotheksexemplar mit Papier-Rückenschild und Stempeln (entwidmet), Einband berieben und beschabt, Kapitale und Kanten bestoßen, Kapitale mit Einriß und kleinen Fehlstellen, Titelblatt mit handschriftlichen Anmerkungen in Tinte von alter Hand, Papier altersbedingt gebräunt, ansonsten gut erhaltenes Exemplar, in lateinischer Sprache, / contemporary leather binding, binding rubbed and bumped, title page with some annotations, paper browned, otherwise fine, text in Latin,

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Hagena & Schulte]
 19.   Check availability:     ZVAB     Link/Print  


        Salvador da Bahia, Merian anno 1624, captured by dutch fleet

      Salvador da Bahia, ,640,. Salvador da Bahia, captured by the dutch fleet in 1624; copperengraving created by Matthäus Merian, anno 1640, "Abriß der Baya und Meerbusems de Todos os Sanctos und d Statt S. Saluador von Holländern eingenommen" Mounted on paper, cracked, restored, waterstained, size of the leaf: 34x38 cm., size of the leaf: 19x37 cm.. The same print (without text) is published in Merians Theatrum Europaeum, part I..

      [Bookseller: Hammelburger Antiquariat]
 20.   Check availability:     ZVAB     Link/Print  


        Disquisitionum Magicarum Libri Sex

      Mainz: Petri Henningii, 1624. Mainz: Petri Henningii, 1624. Early Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Very Good Condition. Early Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Contemporary rolled and stamped pigskin, remains of clasps, worn at the corners but quite sound - an attractive binding. First published in 1593 Graesse D355 (various editions). A widely disseminated and influential book - as central in its way as the Malleus Maleficarum - Del Rio untangles good and bad magic, superstition, idolatry and devil worship, and gives a list of Devil inspired authors (Bacon, Paracelsus, George Ripley, etc.). Though written from a generally counter-reformation stance, Delrio's work was the standard guide for Catholics and Protestants throughout the 17th and 18th centuries. Bookplate at rear, old signature to title.Moderate to heavy browning to the paper, a few minor tears to the outer margin, but otherwise clean. (24), 1070pp; lacking the front endpaper. Size: Quarto (4to). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Inventory No: 044461.

      [Bookseller: Pazzo Books]
 21.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


        Basilica chymica, continens philosophicam propria laborum experientia confirmatam descriptionem & usum remediorum chymicorum selectis simorum è lumine gratiae & naturae desumptorum. In fine libri additus est ejusdem autoris tractatus novus de signaturis rerum internis.

      Genève, Joannem Celerium 1624 - In-8 [165 x 105 mm] de (42), 364, (60), (14), 92, (40) pp. Vélin. (Reliure de l'époque.) Rare édition de la "Basilica chymica", un des ouvrages majeurs de la médecine paracelsienne. Divisé en trois parties: 1) "Préface admonitoire" dans laquelle l'auteur discute les doctrines de Paracelse. 2) la "Royale chimie". 3) Le "Traicté des signatures" dans lequel l'auteur indique les rapports des plantes avec les différentes parties du corps humain. In fine, on trouve les symboles utilisés à l'époque pour représenter les substances chimiques et minérales. Quelques bois gravés dans le texte. "Croll or Crollius was born at Wetter in 1580, studied at Marburg, Heidelberg, Strasburg, Geneva, travelled, and became phisician of Prince Christian of Anhalt-Bernberg. In medecine he was an adherent of Paracelsus, and invented several remedies. The first edition of the "Basilica chymica" was published at Franckfurt, 1608." (Ferguson) "The "Basilica chymica" became the standard scientific work of iatrochemistry. . In sharp contrast with Paracelsus' vagueness, Crollius describes in detail the individual preparations, their composition, and their application. This explains why the book became such a great success, running to many editions and occasionning many commentaries." DSB 3, 471. Légères rousseurs. Un petit manque au bas du dos. Duveen 151 (édition de Genève, 1631 avec la même collation.) Pas dans Krivatsy, NLM. // Vous pouvez voir tous mes livres sur latude.net // // You can browse all my books on on latude.net [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Hugues de Latude]
 22.   Check availability:     IberLibro     Link/Print  


        Continuation deß Europaeischen Flori: Von allen denckwürdigen Geschichten, Brieffen, Alliantz-Räthen, Deputation-Vorschlägen, Eroberungen der Stätte ... vom Augusto 1658. biß dato. Sampt angehefftem Oesterreichischen Calender auff jede Monat und Täg gerichtet, darinn zu sehen daß alle Könige und vornemste Fürsten Europae mit dem Hochlöblichen Ertz-Hauß Oesterreich nahe verwandt, nebens beygefügten Vorschlag zu Vereinigung deß Glaubens. Wien, M. Kürner 1659. Kl. 8°. 12 Bll., 487 (recte 477) S. mit gr. Kupferst.-Vign. am Vortitel, Prgt. d. Zt.

      . . VD17 23:255378X.- "Österreichische" Forsetzung v. J. A. Pastorius (1624-1661) "Europaeischer Newer Teut. Florus" erschienen in Frankfurt 1659. Die Mode der "Florus"-Bücher war von Ebetrhard Wassenberg 1647 begründet worden.- Titel mit geklebt. Riss, etw. gebräunt, Ebd. angestaubt u. fleckig.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Johannes Müller]
 23.   Check availability:     ZVAB     Link/Print  


        Compendium Manualis Controversirum Huius Temporis de Fide ac Religione Chronologia Jubilaeici opposita pys lachrymis Catholicorum et Instructio paterna de Iubilo EA

      Antonii Stroheckeri, 1624.,. . Compendium Manualis Controversiarum Huius Temporis de Fide ac Religione, Authore Martino Becano, hrsg. Antonii Stroheckeri, 1624 (EA), beigeb. Chronologia Jubilaeici opposita pys lachrymis Catholicorum et Instructio paterna de Iubilo Jubilorum von Adamo Contzen, hrsg. bei Ioannis Albini, 1618; Originalschweinsleder, kl 8°, m. gest. Titelmark., Initialien, u. weiteren gest. Vign., 345+304 S, guter Zustand (kl. Beschädigungen am Einband), rares Werk d. Gegenreformation. Best.nr.19694 Besuchen Sie das neue Ladengeschäft in 4470 Enns, Pfarrgasse 3: Dort finden Sie eine Auswahl von mehr als 10.000 antiquarischen Büchern aller Sachgebiete.

      [Bookseller: Alte Bücherwelt]
 24.   Check availability:     ZVAB     Link/Print  


        'ohne Titel - N°. 23.':.

      . Kupferstich b. Levinus Hulsius in Frankfurt a.M., 1624, 15,5 x 43,5 (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request). Tooley's Dic. of Mapm. Rev. Ed. E - J., S. 391. - Seekarte mit Einzeichnung der Route des niederländischen Seefahrers Jakob Le Maire (1585 in Antwerpen - Dezember 1616 auf See). - Le Maire und Willem Cornelisz Schouten fanden die Passage um die Südspitze Südamerikas und nannten diese Kap Hoorn. - Isaac Le Maire (der Vater von Jakob Le Maire), war ein holländischer Kaufmann. Er hatte die Australische Kompanie gegründet und trotz der Monopolstellung der Niederländisch-Ostindischen Kompanie von der Regierung eine Lizenz für 4 Entdeckungsfahrten und den Handel mit den Gewürzinseln (Molukken) erhalten, konnte diese aber ohne eine alternative Schifffahrtsroute nicht nutzen. Der äußerst profitable Handel mit den Molukken konnte nur über die Routen um Südafrika (Kap der Guten Hoffnung) oder durch die Magellanstraße erfolgen - dann aber war eine Gebühr an die Ostindienkompanie fällig. - Die Karte zeigt die Küste von Peru und Chile sowie den Pazifik bis Papua-Neuguinea. - Unten links zwei Insetkarten vom Kap Hoorn und der Küste von Neuguinea bis zu den Molukken jeweils mit Einzeichnungen der Schiffsrouten von le Maire. - Im Pazifik Windrosen und Schiffe. - Sehr selten!

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Norbert Haas]
 25.   Check availability:     ZVAB     Link/Print  


        La Geometria practica di Gio Pomodoro Venetiano Cauata da gl' elementi d'Euclide, e d' altri famosi Autori, Noc l'espositione di Gio. Scala Matematico. Ridotta in cinquanta Tavole .Dedicata all' illustris et eccellentiss Sig. Paolo Savello Mit gestochenem Titel u. 44 & 7 Bild-Tafeln im Text. Zahlreiche Schlußvignetten im Text. Interim-Einband (ohne Decken u. Rücken)

      Roma, Angelo Ruffineli, 1624,. Bucblock ohne Decken, unpg.[57 ff.], 2°. Einband etwas berieben u. auf Seitneränder gering eingerissen u. leicht esleohrig. Seiten stellenweise auch gering wasserfleckig. Titelblatt auf unterem Rand teilweise abgeschnitten. Handschriftliche Bleistiftanmerkungen auf Vorsatz. Ansonst unbeschädigtes u. frisches Exemplar. Sehr selten. Sehr gut erhalten. * Our books are stored in our warehouse, not in the shop. Please notify beforehand, if you want to visit us and see a specific book. Unser ZVAB-Bücher-Bestand befindet sich in unserem Lager am Stadtrand Prags, nicht in unserem Geschäft. Bitte, teilen Sie uns vorher mit wenn Sie uns besuchen möchten und bestimmtes Buch auswählen wollten *.

      [Bookseller: Antikvariát Valentinská]
 26.   Check availability:     ZVAB     Link/Print  


        Consultationes/Böhmische Kanzlei,anno 1624-Streitschrift, selten

      Consultationes/Böhmische Kanzlei, ,624-. Consultationes/Böhmische Kanzlei,anno 1624-Streitschrift, selten DREISSIGJÄHRIGER KRIEG aEUR" (TSCHERNEMBL, G. E. VON), Consultationes Oder Underschidliche Rathschläg, der maisten und wichtigsten Sachen, welche von Anfang der Böhemischen und andern folgenden Auffständ fürgangen. O. O. und Dr. 1624. 4°. 6 Bl., 363 (recte 359) S. Pp. d. Zt. unter Verwendung eines spätmittelalterlichen Manuskriptes (Schließbänder fehlen, leicht aufgebogen, etw. fleckig). Einer von zwei Drucken aus demselben Jahr. aEUR" VD 17 23:263906P (im Titel "Protocoll", nicht "Protocol"). Bitte unteren Link anklicken. Koser, Kanzleienstreit, 60: "Die grösste unter den bairischen Publikationen von 1624 und die, welche ihrer Zeit das grösste Aufsehen machte, ist die unter vier verschiedenen Titeln, als 'Consultationes', 'Acta consultationia bohemica', 'Böhmische Kanzlei' und 'Anhaltischer Kanzlei fünfter Teil' bekannte Flugschrift." aEUR" Zuschreibung nach Koser (gibt den Namen in der assimilierten Form als "Tschernemmel" an), Holzmann und Bohatta und De Backer und Sommervogel nennen Jakob Keller (als Herausgeber). aEUR" Vorsätze mit leichten Wurmspuren, etw. gebräunt und fleckig. Georg Erasmus Freiherr von Tschernembl (* 26. Januar 1567 Schwertberg, Oberösterreich; aEUR 18. November 1626 in Genf, Schweiz) war ein Calvinist und Wortführer der Stände in Österreich ob der Enns. Er war der Sohn des Hans von Tschernembl. Am 13. Oktober 1599 heiratete er Elise Preuner. Als Calvinist stand er dem Hause Habsburg ablehnend gegenüber und strebte eine Union der Protestanten in den habsburgischen Ländern und in Deutschland an und unterstützte Matthias bei der Auseinandersetzung mit Kaiser Rudolf II. Am 12. August 1606 war er Vertreter der oberösterreichischen Stände bei den Verhandlungen in Wien. Vor allem 1608 verhandelte er mit Ständevertretern in Böhmen, Mähren und Ungarn. Nachdem Rudolf II. auf seine Herrschaft in Österreich und Ungarn verzichtet hatte, wollten die Stände Zugeständnisse von König Matthias erreichen (aEUR Bewegung von HornaEURoe). Die Verhandlungen darüber zogen sich in die Länge, mit der aEUR Capitalations-ResolutionaEURoe vom 19. März 1609 erreichten die Stände freie Religionsausübung. Als Matthias 1619 starb, wurde Ferdinand II. sein Nachfolger, der die Gegenreformation mit allen Mitteln durchsetzen wollte. Tschernembl stand an der Spitze der Stände von Oberösterreich, die eine Huldigung verweigerten und am 16. August 1619 ein Bündnis mit den aufständischen böhmischen Ständen schlossen. Als Tilly im Sommer 1620 mit seinem Heer in Oberösterreich einmarschierte, flüchtete Tschernembl mit Gesinnungsgenossen zu den böhmischen Truppen nach Eggenburg in Niederösterreich und mit diesen weiteren nach Prag, wo er auf Bitten böhmischer Landoffiziere Präsident im Kriegsrat wurde. Nach der Niederlage der böhmischen Stände bei der Schlacht am Weißen Berg (8. November 1620) ging er über die Oberpfalz, Württemberg und Heidelberg nach Genf ins Exil, wo er verarmt starb. Siehe auch: Geschichte des Christentums in Österreich Literatur: Franz von Krones: Tschernembl, Georg Erasmus Freiherr von. In: Allgemeine Deutsche Biographie (ADB). Band 38, Duncker & Humblot, Leipzig 1894, S. 711aEUR"714. Helmuth Feigl: Beiträge zur Biographie des Freiherrn Georg Erasmus von Tschernembl. Dissertation der Universität Wien 1949 Rudolf Leeb u. a.: Geschichte des Christentums in Österreich. Von der Antike bis zur Gegenwart. Uebereuter, Wien 2003, ISBN 3-8000-3914-1 Hans Sturmberger: Georg Erasmus Tschernembl. Religion, Libertät und Widerstand. Ein Beitrag zur Geschichte der Gegenreformation und des Landes ob der Enns. Linz 1953..

      [Bookseller: Hammelburger Antiquariat]
 27.   Check availability:     ZVAB     Link/Print  


        Kurtze Beschreibung des H. R. Reichs Stadt Windsheim, samt dero vielfältigen Unglücks-Fällen, und wahrhafftigen Ursachen ihrer so grossen Decadenz und Erbarmungs würdigen Zustandes. Nürnberg, C. S. Froberger 1692. 8°. 1 Bl., 148 S., marmor. Ppbd. d. Zt.

      . . VD 17, 23:310607C - Killy IX, 109.- Erste Ausgabe, selten.- M. A. Pastorius (1624-1702) war von 1670 bis 1696 Bürgermeister, ab 1692 auch Oberrichter der Reichsstadt Windsheim. Religiöse u. politische Streitigkeiten veranlassten in 1696 nach Nürnberg zu übersiedeln.- Etw. stockfleckig u. gebräunt (tls. stärker), Ebd. beschabt und bestoßen.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Johannes Müller]
 28.   Check availability:     ZVAB     Link/Print  


        Recentiorum, variarum, et inextricabilium quaestionum, ex visceribus libri historialis Genesis,

      . hinc, & illinc pullulantium discussio exactissime elaborata. Nuper in lucem edita a doctore Dominico Garcia ... [Druckermarke in Holzschnitt]. 2 Bände. (20), 948; (16), 728, (14) Seiten. In-8 (21x30,5 cm). Pergamentbände der Zeit. Caesaraugusta (Zaragoza), Pedro Cabarte 1624-1627.- - Seltener Genesis-Kommentar Domingo Garcias (ca. 1560-1629), "Calificator Inquisitionis Regni Aragonum" und "Canonigo della Iglesia della Santa Maria la mayor y del Pilar de Caragoca" ; der zweite Band ist via KVK nicht auffindbar. - - Band I: Titelblatt und Vorstücke (die zwanzig nicht numerierten Seiten) neu eingehängt, mit hinterlegten Papierdefekten im weißen Außenrand, meist mit Textverlust; vordere Einbanddecke teilweise mit altem Pergament ersetzt, Vorsatz erneuert. Band II: Titelblatt gebräunt und gestempelt, anfangs rasch abnehmend wasserrandig..

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Bernard Richter]
 29.   Check availability:     ZVAB     Link/Print  


        La venerie [...]. De nouveau reveue, et augmentee, outre les precedentes impressions.

      Paris, la Boutique de l'Angelier chez Clause Cramoisy, 1624.. 4to (226 x 164 mm). 2 parts in one volume. (4), 124, (8) pp. Title printed in red and black with woodcut vignette, 57 woodcut illustrations, 3 full-page, woodcut music, head- and tailpieces, and initials. 19th-c. black morocco by Cuyls, covers and spine blind-tooled with lion motif, gilt turn-ins, red morocco doublures with gilt dentelle borders and gilt monogram "AR" on doublure. "Bona fide sine fraude" book label on red silk flyleaf. All edges red.. A sumptuously bound copy of this important illustrated classic on falconry. From the collection of the Princes of Oettingen-Wallerstein, a still extant Southern German noble family, with their inkstamp on the title. First published in 1561, the work remained one of the most popular of its kind until the 18th century; it contains a wealth of interesting observations on the habits of animals since confirmed by naturalists. The woodcuts show a hunting party resting, a hunter being paid for shooting a deer, several kinds of antlers, the training and care of hounds, various tools such as spades, shovels, hoes, etc.; a shepherdess with her flock of sheep, and a three-masted ship with hunters and hounds on bord. Numerous hunting tunes are added as woodcut music in the text. The fine full-page woodcut in the reverse of the title page shows the author presenting his work to King Charles IX. - Outer margin of title reinforced on verso (no loss to image); scattered light spotting, lightly browned. Occasional remarginings. Extremities lightly rubbed, lower hinge beginning to split. A handsome, well-preserved copy. - Souhart 153. Thiebaud, p. 305. Brunet II, 1357. Cf. Schwerdt 153. Jeanson 1216.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Inlibris, Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
 30.   Check availability:     ZVAB     Link/Print  


        POLITICA PARA CORREGIDORES Y SEÑORES DE VASSALLOS EN TIEMPOS DE PAZ Y DE GVERRA Y PARA PERLADOS EN LO ESPIRITVAL. y Temporal entre Legos, Iuezes de Comifsion Regidores, Abogados y otros Oficiales publicos: y de las Iuridiciones, Preeminencias,

      - Barcelona, Sebaftian de Cormellas, 1624,2 tomos en folio pergamino, 6 h.+962 págs.+42 h. y 830 págs.+ 31 h. HISTORIA

      [Bookseller: Libreria A & M Jimenez]
 31.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        I. Italia Antiqua 1624. 2 vol. - II. Sicilia Antiqua Sardinia et Corsica 1619. 1 vol. - III. Germaniae Antiquae libri tres Adjectae sunt Vindelicia et Noricum 1631. 1 vol. - Total: 4 vol

      Leiden 'ex officina Elzeviriana' 1624-1619-1631 in folio (38 x 24 cm).. Einsp. lat. Textdruck mit vielen griech. Satzeinschüben nebst vielen Holzschn-Initialen u. -Fleurons. Einschl. rad. Autoren-Porträt (2 x, da wiederholt), 3 rad. Titel u. 1 typogr. Titel mit großer Holzschn.-Dr.-M. (Rahir p 422 M 6): 10+2 ungez. Bl, 1338 pp, 11 ungez. Bl; 7 ungez. Bl, 510 pp, 6 ungez. Bl; 18 ungez. Bl, 748 pp, 8 ungez. Bl u. dazu 31 doppelbl. große Karten (auf Stege mont.) u. 26 (davon 4 dopp.blatt- große) Personen-Abb., sämtl. Karten gest. von Nicolas Geilkerck. - Einheitl. zeitgen. Pgtbde, im Inneren hier u. da leicht gebräunt-fleck., Karten u. Abb. makellos, alles wie unberührt. - Hier geht es um die seltene u. vielgesuchte - vorzüglich kostb. ausgestattete - komplette Elzevir-Folio-Ausgabe - m. Ausnahme d. 'Germania'-Bandes - in EA. Der Autor - in Danzig geboren u. in Leiden 'an d. dörrsucht' gestorb.' - beherrschte 10 Sprachen u. ist als 'Geographus Academicus' der 'Vater der histor. Geographie' (Iselin). Die Herausg. der postumen Bände besorgte sein Freund Daniel Heinsius (1580-1655, vgl. NBG XXIII 791 ff), dessen Tod innig beklagend. - Der Wert des Clüver' schen Werkes heute liegt in der kompl. Sammlung der 31 großen Kupfer-Karten u. der 26 rad. Abb., wobei sich bei den Karten Philipp Clüver immer ausdrücklich als 'auctor' bezeichnet. Die Arbeit der Übertragung auf die Platten besorgte der Landkarten-Zeichner u. -Stecher Nicolas v. Geilkerck (= Geylekerck, um 1590 bis um 1657, vgl. ThB XIII 512/13 u. Wurzb. I 573). - Provenienz: Der makellose Clüver-Set entstammt der Bibliothek des berühmten schott. Afrika Forschers James Bruce of Kinnaird (1730-1794, vgl. DNB VII 98 u. Henze I 373 ff) mit dessen Wappen-Exlibris (abgeb. in Re Bu 15 p 24) in allen 4 Volumina. - Brunet II 112/13 - Graesse I 204 - Ebert I 374 Nr. 4853-55 - Berghman Nr. 1450-53 - Willems Nr. 155, 221 u. 345 - Rahir Nr. 126, 188 u. 320 - Pieters p 71, 60 u. 105 - Re III Nr. 85 = Re Bu 15/44. - Zu Philipp Clüver weiter noch: Jöcher I 1975/76 - Iselin (1726) I 971 - NBG X 921/22..

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Remigius]
 32.   Check availability:     ZVAB     Link/Print  


        Teutsche Poemata und Aristarchus Wieder (sic) die verachtung Teutscher Sprach, Item Verteutschung Danielis Heinsii Lobgesang Iesu Christi, und Hymni in Bachum Sampt einem anhang Mehr auserleßener geticht anderer Teutscher Poeten. Der gleichen in dieser Sprach Hiebevor nicht außkommen. 7 Bl., 240 S. Mit Kupfertitel. 4°. Marmor. Lederbd um 1900 mit 2 Rückenschildern und mehreren blindgeprägten Deckelbordüren.

      Straßburg, Eberhard Zetzner, 1624.. . Die von Zincgref veranstaltete höchst seltene allererste Opitzausgabe. Sie wurde ohne Opitz' Wissen aus einem Manuskript, das dieser 1620 in Heidelberg zurückgelassen hatte, zusammengestellt und durch viele andere zeitgenössische und ältere Gedichte vermehrt. Damit hatte Zincgref nicht nur eine Anthologie des Heidelberger Dichterkreises zusammengestellt, sondern auch das erste Denkmal der Renaissancedichtung geschaffen, das er dazu mit einer wichtigen literarhistorischen Einleitung versah. Opitz beklagte das Erscheinen der Sammlung. Er sah, vor allem durch seine Jugendgedichte, die er in dieser Form nicht mehr anerkannte, seine hochfliegenden Pläne gefährdet. Sein 'Buch von der Poeterey' (1624) und die 'Acht Bücher Deutscher Poematum' von 1625 erschienen danach, mit durch diese Ausgabe veranlasst, gleichsam als Korrektur. "Man weiß, wie sehr diese ... Sammlung und Herausgabe seiner Gedichte ... Opitz verstimmt hat. Doch, fähig und willens, alles Gegebene zu verwerten, bedient er sich des Buches vorläufig, ja dediciert es Gönnern, wenn auch mit der einschränkenden Bemerkung, die Gedichte seien ab aliis collecta et edita', solange bis er seine eigene Ausgabe fertiggestellt hat ... Neben den älteren, noch aus dem vorigen Jahrhundert hereinragenden Dichtern, wie Melissus, ist besonders Weckherlin durch eine ganze Reihe seiner Jugendgedichte vertreten, unter ihnen das berühmte Kriegslied 'Frisch auf, Ihr dapffere Soldaten'. Äußerst wichtig ist die ausführliche literarhistorische Einleitung Z's, in der er, das vergangene Jahrhundert zurückschauend, das Verhältnis der alten zur neuen Dichtweise streift, viele Dichternamen aufzählt, unter ihnen den damals schon sagenhaften Schwabe von der Heide, und auf Opitz als den Mittelpunkt des kommenden Zeitalters hinweist" (Wolfskehl). Zur Bewertung der Leistung und der Persönlichkeit Opitz' - beides wird heute immer noch unterschätzt - möchte ich hier das wiedergeben, was Karl Wolfskehl 1927 im Katalog zur denkwürdigen Versteigerung der Sammlung Manheimer geschrieben hat: "Wichtiger als alle Einwände, die in alter und neuer Zeit gegen Opitz erhoben wurden, ist die Tatsache seiner Anerkennung von Beginn der Literaturepoche, die er bewußt heraufführt, bis zu deren Abschluß. Über alle Gegensätze, ja über alle Veränderungen des Geschmacks hinaus war und blieb er während dieser Zeitspanne Gesetzgeber, Meister, Vorbild. Nicht wie wir ihn beurteilen, was er uns zu geben hat, hat bei unserer Bewertung mitzusprechen. Alle seine zeitgenössischen Gegner von Hübner bis Wekherlin (sie waren es zudem nur als vermeintliche Vorläufer) hat er zu sich bekehrt oder gezwungen. Alle Erweiterungen und Neuerungen in den theoretischen Anschauungen fußen bewußt und ausdrücklich auf ihm, wollen ihn nicht stürzen, sondern ergänzen. Mag er dürr oder reich, ein rationaler berechnender Vermittler fremden Gutes oder ein Feuerkopf gewesen sein: alle diese Fragen treten zurück vor der imposanten geschichtlichen Wirklichkeit, vor der Tatsache, daß es gerade in Deutschland, dem uneinheitlichsten aller Kulturgebiete, einmal einen wirklichen Diktator gegeben hat, daß ein Präceptor germaniae mit unbeschränkter Machtvollkommenheit ein ganzes Kunst- und Geistesgebiet zeitlebens und noch weit über seinen Tod hinaus beherrscht und gelenkt hat, daß ein ganzes Jahrhundert lang ein Dichter nicht höher geehrt werden konnte, als durch den Titel eines 'andern Opitz', und daß seine Regelung des deutschen Vers- und Satzbaues, die Aufhebung des altdeutschen rythmisch-musikalischen Verses, wie des bloß silbenzählenden zugunsten der strengen, von ihm eingeführten Accentuation bis heute herrscht. Seine Mittel waren kleiner, seine Absichten enger, unglückseliger die Zeit, für die er erstanden ist. Aber sein Werk hat er vollendet, den deutschen Vers hat er begründet und, mit der einzigen Ausnahme der katholischen deutschen Dichtung, die unbeachtet und nicht über sich hinausblickend ihrer eigenen Art gefolgt ist, ist das Jahrhundert, dem er angehörte, sein Jahrhundert gewesen". - Exlibris Paul Wallich. Titelblatt angefalzt und an zwei Stellen alt tektiert. Durchgehend leicht gebräunt, gutes Exemplar. - VD17 23:293466L. Dünnhaupt 1. Goed. III 41, 12a. Faber du Faur 201. Jantz 1926. Szyrocki 54. Nicht bei Seebaß/Kistner.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Wolfgang Braecklein]
 33.   Check availability:     ZVAB     Link/Print  


        ARTIUM CURSUS sive Disputationes in Aristotelis Dialecticam, et Philosophiam naturalem. Iuxta Angelici Doctoris D. Thomae doctrinam. Per Collegium Complutense Sancti Cyrilli Discalceatorum Fratrum Beatae Mariae de Monte Carmeli

      Joannem de Orduña, Compluti 1624 - 4º, (26) p., 815 p., (22) p. Portada con escudo, texto a dos columnas, bellos capitulares. Pergamino época, lomo rotulado, cierres de cordel. Leve señal de óxido en el margen inferior de diversas páginas. Curso de filosofía y teología del Colegio de San Cirilo de Alcalá de Henares, que analiza la influencia de la la filosofía y la dialectica de Aristóteles sobre las doctrinas de Santo Tomás de Aquino, cuyo pensamiento sintetiza la filosofía aristotélica con la tradición filosófica y teológica del cristianismo. En la página 3, en las líneas de la "Tassa", se hace constar que la obra está compuesta por los "Padres Lectores de Teología del Colegio de San Cirilo, de la Orden de los Carmelitas Descalzos de la villa de Alcalá de Henares", mientras Palau recuerda que según Nicolás Antonio, el verdadero autor de esta obra podría ser Fr. Antonio de la Madre de Dios (Palau, 18129). Muy buen ejemplar. Filosofía. Teología. Philosophy. Theology.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Anticuaria Studio]
 34.   Check availability:     IberLibro     Link/Print  


        "A true relation of the vniust, cruell, and barbarous proceedings against the English at Amboyna in the East-Indies, by the Neatherlandish gouernour and councel there..."

      London: printed by H. Lownes for Nathanael Newberry. 1624. "First edition, 3 parts in 1, small 4to, pp. [10], 30, [2], 31-38, [2], 20, [2], 34; title page printed in red and black, copper-engraved frontispiece, woodcut arms of the English East India Company on the verso of the title page, woodcut initials and headpieces, sectional title pages for A True Declaration and The Answer unto the Dutch Pamphlet; short tears in lower portion of several leaves toward the end, neatly repaired with occasional slight loss; contemporary full limp parchment, manuscript titling on spine; a very good copy. & & An account of the torture and execution of ten English traders by the Dutch at Amboyna for allegedly conspiring to seize the Dutch fort there, the translation of a Dutch pamphlet on the incident (originally published as Waerachtich verhael vande tijdinghen gecomen wt de Oost-Indien), and an English response to the Dutch interpretation. & & STC 7453; James Ford Bell Catalogue T-191."

      [Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books]
 35.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


        LA ROYALLE CHYMIE and TRAICTE DES SIGNATURES

      Lyon, Pierre Drobet, 1624.. FIRST FRENCH EDITION 1624, translated from Latin by J. Marcel de Boulene, small 8vo, approximately 165 x 100 mm, 6½ x 4 inches, engraved title page with vignettes of chemical apparatus and 4 small portraits of Hermes Trismegistus, Paracelsus, Raimon Lull and Geber, with a cabalistic circle at the top, 2 woodcut illustrations in the text, woodcut headpieces and initials, pages: (8), 223 - Preface Admonitoire, (2), 210 - Royalle Chymie, (57) - Table, (4), 119 - Traicte des Signatures, (31) - Table, lacks final blank (Kkk4), bound in antique full calf, raised bands, gilt decoration in compartments and gilt lettering to spine, edges stained red. Binding worn, cardboard showing at corners and on top and bottom edges, slight loss of leather at head of spine, 20 mm (¾ inch) missing at tail of spine, upper hinge starting to crack at head and tail, lower hinge starting at head, small crack also in top compartment, engraved title page trimmed losing all margins except the lower, tiny grazed patch to edge of 1 portrait due to adhesion, margins slightly trimmed, sometimes affecting running title, just shaving a few side notes mostly without loss of legibility, light ink stroke in 3 margins, occasional small light stains and light soiling mostly in the Chymie section, all easily legible, tiny hole in 1 text page with loss of 1 letter, tiny dark spot to a few lower margins, a few pages lightly age-browned, small worm track in lower margin of Preface from page 111-123, 2 small tracks in fore-edge margin of Chymie from page 149-177, all neatly repaired, affecting 1 side note, still easily legible, a little ink scribble in the margin of 1 page of the final Table, final page dusty. Binding tight and firm. A good copy of a scarce French translation. Oswald Croll [c. 1560 - 1609] was a professor of medicine and alchemy at the University of Marburg in Hesse, Germany. A strong proponent of alchemy and of using chemistry in medicine, he attempted to influence thinkers of his day towards viewing chemistry and alchemy as two separate fields. He published one volume in 1609, the year of his death, containing two books "Basilica Chymica" (La Royalle Chymie) and "De signatura rerum" (Traicte des Signatures) plus a long preface in which he expounds the ideas of Paracelsus to whom he was devoted. The Royalle Chymie is a comprehensive summary of his researches, methods of preparation, and studies into chemical medicine or iatrochemistry. He pushes for the understanding and recognition of chemical compounds and the medicinal value of herbs and other processes first advanced by Paracelsus. It also discussed matters such as compound remedies, chemical organisation and acted as an introduction to chemistry in later years. The Traicte des Signatures covered the relation of alchemy and chemistry to other fields of science, especially botany, suggesting the use of the doctrine of signatures to determine the medical property of plants. Wellcome library, No. 1678; Duveen, Bibliotheca Alchemica et Chemica, page 151 listing only the edition of 1633; Krivatsy, 17th Century Books in the National Library of Medicine, page 290, listing only the 1627 edition; Ferguson, Bibliotheca Chemica, Volume I, page 185 listing only Latin editions; Manuel Bibliographique des Sciences Psychiques ou Occultes by Caillet, page 404, No 2704. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton]
 36.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


        The Romish Fisher Caught & Held in His Owne Net, Etc. With, Touching the Visibility of the Church, With, an Appendix to the Fishers Net, Etc

      Robert Milbourne, London, 1624. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Boards) . Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 1/4 leather, hinges broken, edges worn, book plate inside front cover. Damp-stains to front cover and first several pages. Ink inscriptions (contemporary) on title page. Two dated title pages, plus an unnumbered 80 page section. Last page mis-numbered. Name also spelled 'Featley.' In the Appendix a page of the Table of Contents has been bound in upside down. Size: Small 8vo. 492 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 lbs. Category: Antiquarian; Renaissance 16thc to 17thc; Religion & Theology. Inventory No: 1454. .

      [Bookseller: Noah's Ark Book Attic]
 37.   Check availability:     IOBABooks     Link/Print  


        Epitaphia Ioco-Seria. Latina. Gallica. Italica. Hispanica. Lusitanica. Belgica. Coloniae, Bernardun Gualtheri, 1623. RELIE AVEC (à la suite): 2). RYCQUIUS (Justus). Parcae id est Epitaphiorum à se conscriptorum Libri Tres. Gand, Ioannis Kerchovi, 1624.

      - 2 ouvrages en 1 fort volume in-8. 1). 8ff. 351pp. 2). 8ff. 168pp. Parchemin de l'époque, titre manuscrit au dos. I). Edition Originale de ce curieux recueil d'épitaphes remarquables, étranges ou surprenants, caractéristiques du génie de différentes nations européennes (France, Italie, Espagne, Portugal, Belgique). Ils ont été recueillis par l'historien anversois Pierre François Sweerts (Anvers, 1567- 1629). Ces pièces littéraires de circonstance, qui ont parfois la tournure d'un dicton, sont transcrites chacune dans leur langue originelle (Latin, Français, Espagnol, Portugais, Italien et Allemand). Voici quelques titres d'épithaphes en langue espagnole donnant un aperçu des personnages ou sujets concernés : "De una Señora esteril y dos vecez casada", "De los Caminantes", "De los Reyes Catolicos", "De Carlos Quinto", "De la Reyna Isabel", "Epitafio de la Verdad", "Del señor Don Juan de Austria", "De el Cardenal Cerbantes de Gaeta", "De Arias Montano", "De Alfesibea Dama", "De Falsirena Vieja", "De Antimaco Astrologo", "De Julia Hechicera Famosa", etc., etc. Quelques passages biffés dans les épitaphes en Français. 2). Edition originale de ce recueil de pièces poétiques commémoratives, épitaphes et "tombeaux littéraires", du poète flamand Justus Rycquius, composés à l'occasions de la mort des personnages auxquels il été lié personnellement, littérairement, socialement. L'ouvrage est divisé en trois parties correspondant à chacune des trois Parques de la mythologie grecque (Lachésis, Clotho, Atropos). Ayant voyagé en Italie Justus Rycquius ou Josse de Rycke (Gand, 1587- Bologne, 1627) avait été séduit par le pays et était resté longtemps à Rome où il était devenu sécrétaire du Comte Luigi de Sarego qui le chargea du soin de sa bibliothèque. Ayant retourné à Rome ses amis italiens le firent nommer professeur à Bologne où il tomba malade et mourut. De nombreuses pièces de cet ouvrage concernent des personnages italiens. Cachets d'une bibliothèque privée. Bon exemplaire. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Librería Comellas]
 38.   Check availability:     IberLibro     Link/Print  


        Famosa y admirable relacion de la Gran Victoria que el Excelentissimo Señor Marques de Santa Cruz a tenido contra las Galeras de Viserta y Argel, echandoles fiete a fondo, y tomandole otras seys, defpues de aver hecho otra prefa de quarto Galeones de Tune

      The victory of Marques de Santa Cruz over the privateers from Algeria. 1624. Seville. Juan de Cabrera, en la calle de Martin Ceron. In folio (300 mm x 192 mm). 2 ff. Modern folder. Two large somewhat faint damp stains, mainly marginal, entirely uncut.First edition. This is a rare imprint narrating the victory of the Spanish Galleons over corsairs from Algeria. Begins praising Don Alvaro as commander of the galleons of Spain and how he followed his father?s steps; then proceeds to relate what happened, how the privateers from Vicerra and Algeria were sighted "tuvo noticia q[ue] andavan las ocho Galeras de Viferra, y Argel, que fon las mas corfarias que andan por todas las coftas de Italia, haft alas de la Cataluña, y las Islas de Mallorca, Menorca, y Ibica, captivando toda la gente de los Navios mercadantes", who accompanied the expedition, the departure of the Spanish fleet, the beginning and conclusion of the battle, up to its demise with the surrender of the enemy. The events started in May 1624, when Don Alvaro made sail from Palermo in pursue of the pirates in command of his galleons (which included some from Palermo, Sicily and Malta).The title of Marques de Santa Cruz de Mudela was first granted to the great marine Don Alvaro de Bazan y Guzman (1526 ? 1588), in 1569, by Philip II of Spain, in recognition of his services, most particularly, the Battle of Lepanto. His son, Alvaro de Bazan y Benavides (1571 ? 1646) was also a marine officer who played a significant role in the Mediterranean and the Thirty Years War. His career somewhat commenced with his participation in the defense of Cadiz from the attack of the British fleet, he is soon appointed as General of the Galleons of Naples.Palau, 86555.

      [Bookseller: Hs Rare Books]
 39.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


        La venerie [.]. De nouveau reveue, et augmentée, outre les precedentes impressions.

      Paris, la Boutique de l'Angelier chez Clause Cramoisy, 1624. - 4to (226 x 164 mm). 2 parts in one volume. (4), 124, (8) pp. Title printed in red and black with woodcut vignette, 57 woodcut illustrations, 3 full-page, woodcut music, head- and tailpieces, and initials. 19th-c. black morocco by Cuyls, covers and spine blind-tooled with lion motif, gilt turn-ins, red morocco doublures with gilt dentelle borders and gilt monogram "AR" on doublure. "Bona fide sine fraude" book label on red silk flyleaf. All edges red. A sumptuously bound copy of this important illustrated classic on falconry. From the collection of the Princes of Oettingen-Wallerstein, a still extant Southern German noble family, with their inkstamp on the title. First published in 1561, the work remained one of the most popular of its kind until the 18th century; it contains a wealth of interesting observations on the habits of animals since confirmed by naturalists. The woodcuts show a hunting party resting, a hunter being paid for shooting a deer, several kinds of antlers, the training and care of hounds, various tools such as spades, shovels, hoes, etc.; a shepherdess with her flock of sheep, and a three-masted ship with hunters and hounds on bord. Numerous hunting tunes are added as woodcut music in the text. The fine full-page woodcut in the reverse of the title page shows the author presenting his work to King Charles IX. - Outer margin of title reinforced on verso (no loss to image); scattered light spotting, lightly browned. Occasional remarginings. Extremities lightly rubbed, lower hinge beginning to split. A handsome, well-preserved copy. Souhart 153. Thiébaud, p. 305. Brunet II, 1357. Cf. Schwerdt 153. Jeanson 1216. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
 40.   Check availability:     IberLibro     Link/Print  


        Histoire De Poliarque Et D

      Samuel Thiboust, Jaques Villery, 1624. LeatherBound. Fair/No Dustjacket. 1624. 33 pages. 7x12cm. Bound in vellum over card with the remainders of tires on the leading edges of the boards. The vellum is quite hard and bubbled with some edge staining. There is very little wear to the boards or spine. The binding is firm. The pages are stained in places, these look like

      [Bookseller: The World of Rare Books]
 41.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


        The Historie of the Life and Death of Mary Stuart

      London, John Haviland for Richard Whitaker, 1624, hardback, small 4to, [x],250pp, , recently rebound in full leather, gilt titles, new end papers, Very Good condition This volume is absolutly complete in all respects. Nothing missing. No Foxing it is bright and tight. Recent contemporary full leather binding with gilded title. Contents near fine condition.

      [Bookseller: Marcus Trading Antiquarian Books]
 42.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


        [In Greek:] GYNAIKEION: OR, NINE BOOKES OF VARIOUS HISTORY CONCERNING WOMEN

      London: Printed by Adam Islip, 1624. FIRST EDITION. Hardcover. Encyclopedic Account of 3,000 Women, from Amazons to Strumpets to Beauties who Bewitch without Being Witches. 295 x 190 mm (11 3/4 x 7 1/2"). 6 p.l. (the first blank), 466 pp. FIRST EDITION. Contemporary mottled calf, rebacked to style, raised bands flanked by double gilt fillet, brown morocco label (rear cover repaired along fore edge, and hinges neatly reinforced with old paper). With woodcut initials, headpieces, and tailpieces, and a handsome engraved title page showing Apollo and the nine Muses. Front pastedown with bookplate of distinguished 20th century Detroit collector Otto Orren Fisher and, below it, the 17th century book label of Sir Charles Buck, Bart. (head margin of title page also inscribed "Bucke"); verso of first blank with ink inscription of Mary Skynner dated 1697. STC 13326; Lowndes II, 1063. Leather on covers a little dried and abraded, but the binding entirely sound and not at all displeasing. Title and first page of text with faint brown stains to lower half of leaf, gathering S with light dampstain to top half of leaves (very faint and small dampstains in a few other gatherings), occasional additional minor imperfections (mild marginal stains or thumbing, a rust hole or small splash), but, by and large, AN EXTREMELY FRESH, CLEAN COPY internally, with leaves that crackle when you turn them. This substantial early 17th century encyclopedia of women is one of the chief early books on its subject in English. It commences with the goddesses of ancient times and includes coverage of more than 3,000 women, mythical and actual. Amazons and sibyls, virtuous Roman maidens, daring Germanic queens, sinners from Greek drama, strumpets and scolds--all are evoked in turn and paraded before the reader as examples of female virtue and vice. Not surprisingly, the author's praise of beautiful, chaste, and modest women occupies some of the work, but there are portions of the text that make a more strenuous claim on our attention, like those dealing with unfaithful or incestuous women, those who meet with strange deaths, and even those who have by some miracle changed their sex. Then there is the extensive and intriguing section treating of witches. Heywood assures his reader that "bewitching" beauties are not truly witches, since witches are always ugly. They are also usually poor beggars, he reminds us, in case we consider dabbling in witchcraft to gain wealth. Much of his witchcraft material is drawn from the work of Jean Bodin, but Heywood also includes a story related to him personally by a neighbor who had unwisely borrowed a cauldron from a witch and set to sea with it. Later, when the witch appeared on the ship's mast, such a storm was roused that the boat all but capsized; the cauldron was finally tossed over, and the witch sailed away on it. Thomas Heywood (d. ca. 1650) was a versatile actor and dramatist, belonging to a group of players who were retained to put on private performances for noblemen, eventually becoming the queen's own troupe. He also wrote pageants for the mayor of London, and he claimed to have written 220 plays (he is generally recognized as the most prolific dramatist after Lope de Vega). Although a much smaller number than this has survived, they include historical dramas and tales of high and low life. A denizen of the London taverns, Heywood was always either writing or reading, and his love of ancient literature is reflected in this disquisition on women. There is an appealing historical link to a 17th century woman, who was perhaps influenced by this work, in the girlish signature of Mary Skynner at the front of the volume.

      [Bookseller: Phillip J. Pirages Fine Books and Mediev]
 43.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


        FLAVIO LUCIO DEXTRO

      - Flavio Lucio Dextro Caballero español de Barcelona. Prefecto Pretorio de Oriente, Gobernador de Toledo por los años del Señor de CCCC. Defendido por Don Thomas Tamaio de Vargas al Ldo Don Francisco Fernandez Bertran .- Madrid, Pedro Tazo, 1624; primera parte Defensa de F.L. Dextro 12 hojas incluido frontis arquitectónico calcográfico con el escudo de armas de Don Francisco Fernández Bertrán firmada por Schorquens, 108 folios y 4 hojas Punto de polilla en margen inferior primeras hojas, Incluye XVII Novedades antiguas de España y satisface las dudas que se han puesto al mismo. En la anteportada : Novedades antiguas de España por Don Thomas Tamaio de Vargas. Es una encendida defensa de los escritos del historiador romano Dextro, hijo de San Panciano natural de Barcelona. Interesante libro de historia de la España antigua.

      [Bookseller: LIBRERIA ANTICUARIA SANZ]
 44.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        The Anatomy of Melancholy: what it is

      Oxford: by John Lichfield and James Short, for Henry Cripps,, 1624. With all the kindes, causes, symptomes, prognosticks, and severall cures of it. In three maine partitions, with their severall Sections, Members, and Subsections. Philosophically, medicinally, historically opened and cut up, by Democritus Junior. With a Satyricall Preface, conducing to the following Discourse. The second Edition, corrected and augmented by the Author. Folio (275 × 17 mm). Contemporary full calf, spine in compartments with gilt titles and gilt and blind tooling, blind rules and tools to sides, marbled edges. "GE" initials gilt to front and rear board. Illustrated bookplate, incorporating an appropriate staff of Asclepius, of William Binns Cowper, sometime of the Royal Army Medical Corps during WWII, and a bookseller's ticket. Sometime rebacked with four of the six compartments of the original spine retained and laid down, general wear to the covers, some cockling to leaves, though on the whole clean except for some tanning to margins of end leaves. A good sound copy. Second edition, the first in folio format, succeeding the first, small quarto edition of 1621. Burton's Anatomy of Melancholy was "one of the most popular books of the seventeenth century. All the learning of the age as well as its humour – and its pedantry – are there. It has something in common with Brant's Ship of Fools, Erasmus's Praise of Folly, and More's Utopia, with Rabelais and Montaigne and like all these it exercised a considerable influence on the thought of the time. Dr Johnson deeply admired it, and Charles Lamb's often and strongly expressed devotion served to rescue the Anatomy from a brief period of oblivion" (PMM 120). Burton's work is a landmark text rising out of "the new curiosity in the Renaissance about the workings of the human mind" (ODNB), and as such constitutes an important work of proto-psychology. Furthermore, Burton's Anatomy may be considered more particularly as a situated encyclopaedia of the 17th-century mind, since, through his through his encyclopaedic reading for sources and examples (which he conducted throughout his continual revisions of the work, swelling the text from 353,369 words in the first edition to 516,384 in the sixth edition), Burton "was able to rival the great encyclopaedist scholars of Europe, and there were not many Englishmen of his time who could do that." (ODNB) Prorzheimer notes that "As the author continued to make augmentations and a few corrections to each edition published in his lifetime … all early editions are of interest textually". This copy bears the ownership inscription on the title page of Isaac Allgood, Northumberland landowner and father of Hannah Glasse, author of the famous Art of Cookery (1747).

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
 45.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


        De Adipiscenda, Retinenda et Recuperanda [Bound with] De Arbitrariis

      1624. Two Works by an Important Paduan Jurist Menochio, Giacomo [1532-1607]. De Adipiscenda, Retinenda et Recuperanda Possessione Doctissima Commentaria. Item, Responsa Causae Finariensis, A Multis Italiae Celeberrimis IC. Collegiis Reddita, Eodem Auctore Edita. Omnia nunc Emendatius & Ornatius Quam Ante hac, Allegationibus a Textu Distinctis, Edita. Cum Indicibus Locupletissimis. Cologne: Ex Officina Antonii Hierati, Sub Signo Gryphi, 1624. [viii], 446, [52] pp. Main text printed in parallel columns. [Bound with] Menochio, Giacomo. De Arbitrariis Iudicum Quaestionibus Et Causis, Libri Duo: Quibus Tota Fere Iuris Pars, Quae A Iudicum Arbitrio et Potestate Pendet, Perquam Docte, Late, Et Eleganter Pertractatur, Magno Iusdicentium, Docentium & Discentium Commodo. Accessit Postremae Huic Editioni Eiusdem Argumenti Centuria Sexta: Antea Quidem Ad. Auctore Conscripta, Sed Nunc Denuo Emendatius Excusa: Auctis Praeterea ex Auctoris Recognitione, Et Locupletatis Capitibus & Casibus Ferme Omnibus, Adeo, Ut Omnino Novi, Vel Saltem a Prioribus Editionibus Longe Diversi Prodire Videantur. Cum Indicibus Quatuor, Quibus Omnia Quae hoc Volumine Pertractantur, Quam Commodissime Annotantur. Cologne: Apud Antonium Hierat sub Signo Gryphi, 1628. [lxviii], 755 pp. Main text printed in parallel columns. Folio (15-1/2" x 10"). Contemporary paneled vellum, large central arabesques to boards, raised bands and early hand-lettered title to foot of spine. Moderate soiling and a few stains, corners bumped and somewhat worn, joints just starting at head of spine, vellum begin to crack though pastedowns, which are partially detached in places, some edgewear and wrinkling to preliminaries. Title pages printed in red and black, large woodcut printer devices and text ornaments. Light toning to text, somewhat heavier in places, occasional light foxing, internally clean. Ex-library. Small inkstamps to title pages, annotations to versos. * Later editions. Highly regarded in his time, Menochio was a professor of law at the University of Padua. First published in 1559, De Adipiscenda addresses possession and real property. It is divided into two parts. The first, and largest, part discusses the treatment of these topics in Roman law. The second part is a collection of responsa. It went through several editions into the late-se

      [Bookseller: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.]
 46.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


        Gerardi Joannis Vossii de Historicis graecis libri quatuor.

      Lugduni Batavorum, apud Ioannem Maire 1624 - Pagine: 8 nn, 467, 13 nn, testo in latino. Dimensioni cm.: 20,5x16,5. Descrizione: Vedi foto, bella legatura in pergamena coeva con unghie, titolo a penna al dorso, marca tipografica al frontespizio e bei capilettera incisi, minima gora marginale, bell'esemplare. Raro studio sulla storiografia greca, ancora oggi importante per le notizie che offre sulle opere di più di mille autori. Variante di stato dell'edizione originale, poichè l'unica differenza che presenta rispetto alla princeps del 1623 è appunto la sola data in calce al frontespizio [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Inchiostro e Vinile srl]
 47.   Check availability:     IberLibro     Link/Print  


        Crowne of all Homers Workes: Batrachomyomachia, or, the Battaile of frogs and mise. His Hymn's and Epigrams

      London John Bill 1624 - The Crowne of all Homers Workes: Batrachomyomachia, or, the Battaile of frogs and mise HOMER. CHAPMAN, George, [translator]. The Crowne of all Homers Workes: Batrachomyomachia, or, the Battaile of frogs and mise. His Hymn's and Epigrams London: John Bill, 1624. First edition of this translation. Quarto. [10], 207, [5] pp. including engraved title page (mounted) and numerous woodcut headpieces. Full eighteenth-century tan calf with gilt borders and corner devices on the covers, spine bands ruled in gilt, maroon morocco gilt spine label, gilt board edges and turn-ins, marbled endpapers. Professional restoration at front outer hinge with some loss to calf on upper front board. Title page trimmed and mounted. Some very light soiling and foxing to a few leaves. Overall, a very handsome copy and very scarce. Chapman's well-known seventeenth-century rendering of Batrachomyomachia is also rather scarce: in the past twenty-five years, just three have come up for auction. According to Pforzheimer, copies of the mock-heroic parody of the Iliad, which famously describes an epic battle between frogs and mice, "sometimes occur bound with [Chapman's translations of] the Iliads and Odyssey with a general-title The Whole Works". Pforzheimer 165. STC 13628. HBS 66459. $8,500 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Heritage Book Shop, ABAA]
 48.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


        Dell'antica Siracusa illustrata libri due. Nel primo si discorre de' luoghi della città, nell'altro de gli huomini celebri di essa

      Messina, Pietro Brea, 1624. 1624 Edizione originale, assai rara. In 4°, p. 366, c.nn. 5. Bella antiporta incisa, in cui si vede Aretusa che mostra la città a volo d'uccello, dove appaiono il Duomo e la Torre Normanna, crollata nel 1693, della quale questa è una delle pochissime immagini conservate. Opera fondamentale per la storia di Siracusa. Ottimo esemplare. Legatura coeva in pergamena morbida con titoli calligrafici al dorso. (Lozzi, II, 5177; Mira, I, 115; Dura, 1814).

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Marisa Meroni]
 49.   Check availability:     maremagnum.com     Link/Print  

______________________________________________________________________________


      Home     Wants Manager     Library Search     562 Years   Links     Contact      Search Help      Terms of Service      Privacy     


Copyright © 2018 viaLibri™ Limited. All rights reserved.