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2017-11-14 11:22:49
ROSENHEIM:
Kupferstich aus Meisners pol. Schatzkästlein ( = 1. Ausg.), um 1625, 9,5 x 14,5
Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck [Berlin, B, Germany]
2017-11-06 16:21:35
BAUDIUS,D.
Ad 1: Leipzig (Lipsiae), Apud Eliam Rehefeldium et Johannem Grosium, 1625. Ad 2: N.pl., Impensis Eliae Rehefeldii & johannis Grosii Bibliopol. Lipsiensium, 1625. - 8vo. 2 volumes in 1: (XX),698,(1 printer's mark),(1blank); engraved title; portrait. (XII),212 p. Overlapping vellum 16.5 cm (Ref: VD17 3:301298Y and VD17 3:301300K) (Details: 5 thongs laced through the joints. Ad. 1: Engraved title. Portrait engraved after the portrait of Jacob Matham of 1608 (See the site of the Rijksmuseum, object number RP-P-1883-A-7070). Oval woodcut printer's mark on the last leaf, depicting Hercules and Athena as friends, the motto is: 'Non destruit Concordia'. Ad 2: Other rectangular version of the printer's mark on the title) (Condition: Vellum age-toned. Bookplate on front pastedown. Paper yellowing) (Note: The erudite Flemish humanist and cosmopolitan scholar Dominicus Baudius, 1561-1613, was one of the best Neolatin epistolary talents of his time. He excelled also in iambic poetry. In 1603 he was appointed professor Eloquentiae at the University of Leiden, where his friend J. Scaliger taught. Baudius lectured also on Tacitus and Roman law. Booze and women brightened up his life, but brought him besides financial problems, also troubles with students and the officials of the University. In 1612 he finally succeeded in marrying a wealthy woman, but in August 1613 he went on a drinking binge for several days on end, and drank himself in no time, first to madness and then to death. Short after his death his friends, among who Petrus Scriverius and Hugo Grotius, intended to collect and pub … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquariaat Fragmenta Selecta
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2017-11-02 07:55:20
Thanner, Brigitte
Katalog: 8, VIII, 1170 S. Tafelteil 4, o. P. (ca. 220 Bl.), durchgeh. Abb., Brosch., Umschläge min. gebrauchsspurig, tadellos. Jeweils EA. Enth.: Teil 1: Katalog [mit 1625 Nummern] Teil 2: Tafeln. Dissertation München. - Johann Rudolf Schellenberg, geboren 4.1.1740 Basel, gestorben 6.8.1806 Töss, ref., von Winterthur. [...] S. wurde in Basel durch seinen Grossvater Johann Rudolf Huber, ab 1749 in Winterthur durch seinen Vater und nach 1752 in dessen Zeichenschule künstlerisch gefördert. Er fertigte schon 1753 zahlreiche Insektenabbildungen für den Naturforscher Johannes Gessner an. Abgesehen von einem Aufenthalt in Basel 1763-64, lebte er bis 1801 in Winterthur, von wo aus er Reisen durch die Schweiz unternahm. Der gesuchte Illustrator, dessen Darstellungen sich durch Natürlichkeit auszeichnen, arbeitete u.a. für Johann Heinrich Sulzer, Johann Bernhard Basedow, Johann Kaspar Lavater und Johann Kaspar Füssli. Ab 1795 betätigte er sich wieder vermehrt als Aquarellist und Insektenmaler. Die Winterthurer Stadtbibliothek besitzt ca. 4'000 seiner Insektenaquarelle (HLS).
Bookseller: antiquariat peter petrej
2017-10-31 21:59:57
1625. Antique print, titled: 'The docked horse.' - Two horses in a Dutch landscape. The Docked Horse shows two animals with cropped or docked tails. This technique of cropping was used in agriculture to ensure the horse’s tail would not get caught in the harness. Etching on hand laid (verge) paper. Description: From a series of 5. Same orientation as original by Potter. Artists and Engravers: Made by an anonymous engraver after 'Paulus Potter'. Paulus Potter (1625-1654) This painter from Enkhuizen died in Amsterdam when he was not even 30 years old as one of the better known Dutch painters. Potter was one of the first artists ever to choose animals as his main subject. In this he was sublime. He was in many eyes the most heralded Dutch animal artist. His art is all the more remarkable considering that he died at the age of twenty-nine and thus his oeuvre is small in number. Both a painter and printmaker he created only eighteen etchings. Shortly after Potter's death, Marcus De Bye began etching sets of animal studies after this master's drawings. The first set was published around 1657 and at least five others followed based solely upon Potter's designs. The sizes for the series ranged from eight to sixteen plates. Condition: Excellent, given age. Lower margin faintly discoloured. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully. Storage location: Q2-194 LATPC The overall size is ca. 11.8 x 8.7 inch. The image size is ca. 8.9 x 5.9 inch. The overall size is ca. 30 x 22 cm. The image size is ca. 22.7 x 15 cm.
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
2017-10-28 04:54:01
SLEIDAN Jean
- Chez Christoph von der Heyden, à Strasbourg 1625, in-folio (24,5x36,5cm), (32p.) ; 824col. ; (12p.) 396col. (6p.) (2f) 386col. (6p) (2f) 1664col. (14p) (1f) 604col. (6p.) (1f), relié. - Nuova edizione, riveduta da Oseas Schadaeus (1586-1626), che era un giornalista ed editore di opere storiche. Questo libro è apparso per la prima volta nel 1555 sotto il titolo De statu Religionis e reipublicae Carolo Quinto, Caesare Commeentarii. La copia mostrato 25 Testo-ritratti su papi e imperatori, fasce e la coda-lampada e una figura di testo a pagina 747. Titolo frontespizio per ciascuna delle quattro parti e più frontespizio che rappresentano i primi due allegorie, una sola fede, una delle più forza, che incorniciano il titolo completo del libro. Nella parte superiore, una donna alata con lo scettro e il globo imperiale, si sovrappone al mondo, accompagnato dalla didascalia "Germania domitrix Gentium". Contemporanea vincolante in piena pergamena, spina dorsale piatta capo di una penna di sicurezza decorata. Torna un po 'incrinato in due posti la testa e la coda incrinato, segno discreto di un antico ex libris incollato in precedenza sul primo contreplat. Piccola bruciare con piccola mancanza di testo tra le colonne 498 e 499, un paio di waterstains a minori scivola di margine su alcuni minori, molto piccolo di masterizzazione senza notevole mancanza del ritratto di Gregorio XIV tra le colonne 380 e 381. Questa è una delle tante edizioni del De statu religionis e reipublicae, pubblicato nel 1555, importanti lavori di Jean Sleidan (v.1506-1556), Lussemburgo storico. Impiegato del ca … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Librairie Feu Follet [FR]
2017-10-27 21:38:21
PURCHAS, Samuel (ca 1575-1626).
London: William Stansby for Henrie Fetherstone, 1625 - 1626. Together, 5 volumes. Folio (13 x 8 2/8 inches). Additional engraved title-page, FINE double-page engraved map of "Virginia" by John Smith (13 x 14 2/8 inches, close cropped along the lower and right edges into the plate-mark), Burden 164 state 10, 7 double-page maps (map of China repeated), including "Hondius his Map of the Christian World", 81 engraved vignette maps in the text, 7 engraved vignettes in the text and woodcut illustrations throughout, head- and tail-pieces and initials (without initial blanks, 2 text leaves with short tears). Modern fine binding of mottled brown morocco by Trevor Lloyd, the covers ruled in blind, the spines in six compartments with five rasied bands, red morocco lettering-pieces in one, the others decorated with fine gilt tools. Provenance: 19th-century pencilled annotations to margins throughout. "One of the fullest and most important collections of early voyages and travels in the English language" (Sabin) First edition of Purchas his "Pilgrimes..." and fourth edition of the "Pilgrimage...", issued simultaneously as a supplement. This issue of "Pilgrimes" with "Hondius his Map of the Christian World" in volume one on page 115 only, 2T6 incorrectly numbered, the headline on page 704 reading "Hollanders lying devices, to disgrace the English", with the colophon to volume 2, which is frequently missing, but with second issue of engraved title-page. Second issue of the "Pilgrimage..." with dedication to King Charles. Material relating to America begins in book III, about halfway … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Arader Galleries [U.S.A.]
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2017-10-27 19:21:28
Pflaumern, Ioannis - Henrici & Wolfagang Kilian fecit
1625. Pianta planimetrico prospettica della città. In calce rimandi da 1 a 61. Senza perdita di incisione il margine destro è ricostruito
Bookseller: Libreria Trippini Sergio
2017-10-27 18:38:29
Grotius Hugo
1625. Ter Meulen-D. 567: "La plus important des cinq éditions" - vgl. PMM 125.- Erste Amsterdamer Ausgabe.- Insgesamt dritte Ausgabe des erstmals 1625 erschienenen Hauptwerkes von Hugo Grotius (1583 - 1645) mit dem er als Begründer des internationalen Völkerrechts gilt. "His masterpiece, which made him famous throughout Europe. Grotius principle of an immutable law. was the first expression of the ?droit naturel', the natural law which exercised the great political theorists of the 18th century, and is the foundation of modern international law" (PMM 125 zur lat. Or.-Ausgabe v. 1625).- Titelblatt mit altem hs. Besitzvermerk, tlw. etwas fleckig und gebräunt sowie mit alten hs. Marginalien und Unterstreichungen, Ebd. fleckig.# First Amsterdam edition.- Overall, third edition. For the first time in 1625 published major work, the foundation of modern international law.- Title page with old handwritten notation, partly a bit stained and tanned as well as with old handwritten marginalia and underlining, binding stained. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Johannes Müller [Salzburg, Austria]
2017-10-27 03:32:54
CERVANTES SAAVEDRA, Miguel de.
Brussels: Huberto Antonio, 1625. 2nd Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 8vo (171 x 101 mm). [16], 608 pp. Woodcut initials in text. Contemporary plain vellum with yapp edges (little soiling, spotting and browning to boards, spine with sign of removed shelf-mark labels). Light even browning of text, very little occasional spotting, a few small wormholes to lower blank margin of first few pages, old ink signature to title-page. Provenance: Landesbibliothek Halle (small deaccession ink stamp on title verso). A fine, untouched copy with good impression on strong paper. ----Palau 53412; Peeters-Fontainas 241; Simon Diaz 8, 561; USTC 5038771. The second Brussels edition of Cervantes' Novelas, originally published in Madrid in 1613. Very rare with only four copies recorded at auction in the past 50 years. Novelas exemplares ("Exemplary Novels") is a series of twelve novellas written by Miguel de Cervantes between 1590 and 1612. First published in Madrid in 1613 by Juan de la Cuesta, the novellas were well received in the wake of the first part of Don Quixote. They are usually grouped into two series: those characterized by an idealized nature and those of more realistic nature. Those idealized in nature are characterized by plots dealing with amorous entanglements, by improbable plots, by the presence of idealized characters and psychological development, and the low reflection of reality. The novellas show the political, social and historical problems of Cervantes' Spain and show off his immersion in Spain's life and how aware he was of the prevailing problems. Very G … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Milestones of Science Books [Germany]
2017-10-25 12:37:56
Antique print, titled: 'Extat in Sacello majori Ecclesia. Sanctorum Ambrosii et Caroli Urbis.', Saint Carlo Borromeo being taken up into Heaven, to sit near the throne of Christ, where Mary is also present, as well as the angel host. Engraving on hand laid paper (verge). Description: After a painting by Maratti: 'Apoteosi di S. Carlo Borromeo presentato a Gesù Cristo dalla Madonna con S. Ambrogio e S. Sebastiano'. Bozzetto per la pala d’altare di S. Carlo al Corso. (Milano, Basilica S. Ambrogio).Artists and Engravers: Made by Andreas de Rubeis after Carolus Maratta. Carlo Maratti (Italian; 1625-1713). Andrea Rossi also knows as Andrea de Rubeis (Venetian engraver; Italian; Male; fl. 1727 - 1775). Condition: Several creaes from handling. Damp stain in left top and right bottom corner. Stain in right top of the print. General light soiling. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully. Storage location: TPC-P1-30 The overall size is ca. 17.9 x 27.1 inch. The image size is ca. 14.2 x 24.8 inch. The overall size is ca. 45.4 x 68.8 cm. The image size is ca. 36 x 63.1 cm.
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
2017-10-21 08:13:31
Imp. de Sebastián y Jaime Matevad. Barcelona, 1625 - . 19,5 cm. 4 pág. grabado xilográfico de media pág. a modo de colofón. Rarísimo folleto del que solo se menciona un ejemplar en el CCPB820244-3; Palau 238728.
Bookseller: Libreria anticuaria Farré [Spain]
2017-10-20 08:02:42
Ian vanden Steene, Gendt, 1625. 178, 15 pp. Versierd titelblad, laatste pagina versierd met gegraveerd schild 1 volumes. Gebruiksporen, bijgeschreven teksten in de marges, handgeschreven eigenaarsnamen.
Bookseller: de KunstBurg [gent, Belgium]
2017-10-19 20:17:08
6 Antique master prints, titled: 'Daifu-Sama Iaponicae Imperator; Aureng-Zeb Magnus Mogol aut Munid Rex; Schach Soliman Persiae Rex; Mulley Ismael Rex Barbarorum; Pitera-Tjay Rex Siam; Magnus Cham Imperator Chinensis Regens.' - Portraits of 6 kings from the Far East and Middle East: Tokugawa Ieyasu, Auraungzeb, Suleyman Shah, Ismail Ibn Sharif, the King of Siam and the Emperor of China. Etching on hand laid paper. Description: Source unknown, to be determined. State: Only states. Ref: undescribed Provenance: Earl of Portland (no mark) Artists and Engravers: Made by 'Caspar Bouttats' after own design. Caspar Bouttats (1625-1695) was active in Brussels as publisher and printmaker. Very little is known and described of his prints. Condition: Good, given age. Cropped to the image edge. Remains of attchment to carrier to the rear. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully. Storage location: TPCLA-C9-37 The overall size is ca. 3.1 x 4.3 inch. The image size is ca. 3.1 x 4.3 inch. The overall size is ca. 8 x 11 cm. The image size is ca. 8 x 11 cm.
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
2017-10-16 22:04:15
THOMAS A KEMPIS
Duaci (Douai), Balthazaris Belleri, 1625. Titlepage with printer's mark. Contemporary parchment. 8o. (XLVIII) 1040 (47) pp. *old librarystamp on endpaper; on several places in the text old (red and black) underlinings in pen; written title on spine; parchment somewhat discoloured and slightly spotted; otherwise good condition*De Backer Sommervogel, vol. 7 col. 1375-1378.
Bookseller: Antiquariaat Isis [Netherlands]
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2017-10-16 14:05:04
LA PIERRE (Jean de);
A Paris Chez Denis Moreau 1625 In-8 de (20)-565-(3) pp., cartonnage frotté du XIXe siècle. Edition originale de ce roman utopique à la gloire de Richelieu. « Ces Aveugles sont les Amants infortunez & désastreux de ce monde ; ces Borgnes & Chassieux, sont les mauvais Politiques ; les Clair-voyants sont les belles & grandes âmes choisies, qui regardent du coing de l'oeil les grandeurs, dont faisans paille & lictière, elles affectent d'emporter ce glorieux éloge d'honneur ». Un titre gravé, un frontispice et deux planches gravées (le catalogue Utopies de la librairie Valette donne par erreur trois planches). Collation conforme à l'exemplaire de la BNF. Brunet Ill, 832 ; Cioranescu II, 40064 ; Graesse IV, 104 ; Lever, La Fiction narrative au XIIe siècle, p. 175 (pour la seconde édition).
Bookseller: Bonnefoi Livres Anciens [France, Paris]
2017-10-16 13:50:07
Barclay, John
Bookseller: Biblion Antiquariat [CH]
2017-10-16 13:40:39
PURCHAS, Rev. Samuel
London: (1625). 300 x 340 mm., with tight margin along the left side from binding. One small split upper left with slight loss, another from a stitch lower left.; Although labelled "Greenland" this map depicts Spitsbergen in the arctic. It is flanked by whaling scenes at the sides and bottom. Samuel Purchas was a collector of records of voyages, theologian and author. The map is found in his 'Purchas His Pilgrimes ....' published in London by Henry Featherstone. It was a huge collection of records of voyages, many of which appear for the first time. This map accompanies the account of Robert Featherby who in 1613 accompanied the fleet of Benjamin Joseph to Spitsbergen. The following year 1614 he commanded a voyage on behalf of the Muscovy Company to nearby waters. There were a total of ten ships and two pinnaces one of which carried William Baffin. The images surrounding the map were most probably derived from Fotherby's watercolours, the "Seamorses" refer to whales and walruses. Shirley "Atlases in the British Library" G.Pur 1a no. 43 (incorrectly identifying the map as Greenland); Wieder, F.C. (Spitsbergen) 45.
Bookseller: Clive A Burden Ltd. [Rickmansworth, Herts., UNITED KINGDOM]
2017-10-16 12:53:33
Erpenius, Thomas / Elmacinus, G.
Leiden, Johannes Maire & Elzevier, 1625. (8), 372, 75, (1) SS. Mit Holzschnittvignette am Titel. Pergamentband der Zeit auf 4 durchzogenen Bünden. 4to. Die Quartausgabe von Elmacinus' großer Chronik, "Tarih al-muslimin" ("Kitab al-magmu` al-mu-barak") in Erpenius' Übersetzung. Diese "Geschichte der Sarazenen" stellt eigentlich eine Geschichte des Islams von der Zeit des Propheten Mohammed bis zum Jahre 1118 dar. Erpenius, Professor der orientalischen Sprachen zu Leiden, "gehört zu den Männern, welchen das Studium der orientalischen Sprachen seine Wiedergeburt verdankt" (ADB VI, 329). "The translation of the second part of the 'Tarih al-muslimin', an Arabic chronicle written by the Copt Georgios Al-Makin in the thirteenth century. The first part was already missing from the manuscript which Erpenius used. The text and translation were published by Golius, who had to edit the last two chapters, where Erpenius had broken off. There are three editions: a folio edition containing text and translation; this quarto edition of the translation only, and a small-octavo edition of the text only. The manuscript used for this edition was lent to Erpenius by the Palatine Library, a fact which he acknowledges in the dedication to King Frederick of Bohemia [...] Next to the title and the dedication, the preliminaries contain a short anonymous note introducting the work to the reader (no date, no mention of an Arabic text), and a list of the Khalifs mentioned in the translation" (Smitskamp). - Titel etwas gebräunt; kleine, alt hinterlegte Papierdefekte in der Kalifenliste, sonst wohlerhalte … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH [Vienna, A, Austria]
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2017-10-16 12:39:54
Erpenius, Thomas / Elmacinus, G.
Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH [Vienna, A, Austria]
2017-10-16 12:39:54
Erpenius, Thomas / Elmacinus, G.
Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH [Vienna, A, Austria]
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2017-10-16 12:25:26
Davila Padilla, A.
Juan de Meerbeque, Bruselas. "Fundamental source of information for the history of New Spain". Folio (305 mm x 194 mm). 4 folios + 654 p. + 3 folios. Contemporary vellum; some loss of paper on the last page affecting a few lines of text. SECOND EDITION, POSSIBLY THE BEST DUE TO TYPOGRAPHY AND CORRECTIONS OF FIRST EDITION. The first edition of this work appeared in Madrid in 1595 and is very rare. A third edition was published in 1634, titled Varia historia de la Nueva España y Florida. Dávila's work is considered the most important chronicle of the Dominican enterprise in New Mexico from 1526 to 1592, when attempts to publish the manuscript locally failed and it was then taken to Spain for publication. This work went on to become a much consulted reference and source on information for anyone writing on the region. It is packed with new information, largely based on the experiences of missionaries, many of which were contemporaries of Dávila and, in many cases, knew him personally. This wealth of information, with ample references on relations with Indians, their activities, beliefs, and conversion to Catholicism, make it a unique work. Included are chronicles and biographies of Fathers Domingo de Betanzos (founder and first Provincial of the Province), Domingo de la Cruz, Domingo de Santa María, Julián Garcés (first Bishop of Tlaxcala) Cristóbal de la Cruz, Pedro de Pravia, and Luis Cáncer (missionary in México and Florida, where he was martyred at the hands of natives). Dávila Padilla (1562-1604) is a native of Mexico, where he studied at university to earn the degree of … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Libreria de Antano (ILAB & ABA Members) [MIAMI, FL, U.S.A.]
2017-10-16 11:33:54
EUCLID / Ed. HARDY, Claude.
Paris: Melchior Mondiere, 1625. First edition. Very rare editio princeps of this important text by Euclid, his only work in pure geometry, other than the Elements, to have survived in Greek. It is here accompanied by a commentary, or rather an introduction, by Marinus of Naples (5th century AD), the pupil and biographer of Proclus. Although the importance of the first printing of any Euclidean text goes without saying, the work is of particular interest given contemporary developments in French geometry -- Descartes, Mersenne, Fermat, etc., to whose circle the translator Claude Hardy belonged. "The Data ... is closely connected with books I-VI of the Elements. It is concerned with the different senses in which things are said to be given. Thus areas, straight lines, angles, and ratios are said to be "given in magnitude" when we can make others equal to them. Rectilineal figures are "given in species" or "given in form" when their angles and the ratio of their sides are given. Points, lines, and angles are "given in position" when they always occupy the same place, and so on. After the definitions there follow ninety-four propositions, in which the object is to prove that if certain elements of a figure are given, other elements are also given in one of the defined senses" (DSB IV.524). The most interesting propositions are a group of four which are exercises in geometrical algebra corresponding to Elements 11.28, 29. Proposition 58 reads: "If a given area be applied to a given straight line so as to be deficient by a figure given in form, the breadths of the deficiency are … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: SOPHIA RARE BOOKS [Denmark]
2017-10-16 11:33:31
Carpenter, Nathaniel
Oxford: Printed by John Lichfield and William Turner...for Henry Cripps, 1625. Full contemporary calf, gilt-stamped lettering in second spine compartment (4 raised bands); two parts bound in one volume, 8vo (185x142mm); pp. [14], 274; [14], 286; with separate title-page to second book, 3 folding tables and numerous woodcut illustrations in text (including mariner's compasses, diagrams showing moon eclipses, terrestrial spheres, the solar system, and more). Table at p. 229 appears to be a high-quality facsimile. Spine chipped and tips perished; some scuffing to boards. Light dampstaining to second book, but overall internally nice and clean. First edition of "the most important early geography written by an Englishman, " Carpenter was the first to write on theoretical geography as distinuished from mathematical treatises on navigation or the repetition of narratives of travel. "The great merit of the treatise is Carpenter's blending of the solid part of the work of Aristotle and Ptolemy with that of the explorers and investigators of his own generation. He mentions the magnetical observation of Gilbert, Wright, Ridley, and Norman, and the cartographical improvements of Mercator and Wright" (Rosenbach 19: 110). California is mentioned as an island--a fifth continent. "California heretofore supposed to be a parte of the Westerne Continent, is since by a Spanish chart taken by the Hollanders, found to be a great Iland, " (II: 130). Very Good. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Sanctuary Books, A.B.A.A. [New York, NY, U.S.A.]
2017-10-16 11:33:14
[Dutch-Portuguese War]
Madrid: Bernardino de Guzman, 1625. [4]pp. In Spanish. Decorative woodcut initial on first page. Small folio. Dbd. Light contemporary annotations in margins of each page. Early folds. Loss, repaired in silk, to gutter and outer margins and along one fold, affecting a few characters of text on p.[4]. Overall very good. Rare Spanish newsletter reporting on recent victories by the Portuguese against the Dutch, the Persians, and others throughout Asia in 1624. The early 17th century saw the Dutch begin to present a serious threat to Portuguese power and commerce in the East, and by the mid- 1620s the Portuguese were beleaguered by constant attacks by the Dutch navy and its various Asian allies. The present Spanish newsletter celebrates one of the last great series of Dutch defeats by the Portuguese, who are lauded here by their Iberian partners as worldwide defenders of the Catholic faith holding their ground against overwhelming odds. Within a few years the Dutch would clearly gain the upper hand in Asia, both militarily and commercially, and by 1663 would control much of the Malabar Coast, Ceylon, Indonesia, Malacca, and European trade with Japan, leaving Portugal only with bases at Macao, East Timor, and Portuguese India. The newsletter discusses several naval battles off the coast of Persia, down the Malabar Coast to Ceylon, to Malacca, China, and Macao. A significant portion of the pamphlet describes the heavy Portuguese losses sustained by repeated attacks on Macao by the Dutch, who by this time had established a base in the Pescadores Islands. In the last paragraph … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana [US]
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2017-10-16 11:30:33
Elzevier - Elzevir - Elsevier
Bookseller: Heinrich Heine Antiquariat oHG [Düsseldorf, NRW, Germany]
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2017-10-16 11:29:16
Bruyn, J.; B. Haak; S. H. Levie; P.J.J. van Thiel & Ernst van de Wetering,
Bruyn, J.; B. Haak; S. H. Levie; P.J.J. van Thiel & Ernst van de Wetering,: A Corpus of Rembrandt Paintings. I. 1625-1631. II. 1631-1634. III. 1635-1642. IV. Self-Portraits. V. Small Scale History Paintings. VI. Rembrandt's Paintings Revisited A Complete Survey. 6 Vols. The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, 1982-2013. Series: Stichting Foundation Rembrandt Research Project. Cloth.
Bookseller: Thomas Heneage Art Books [United, Londres]
2017-10-16 11:11:24
PLINE L'ANCIEN - traduit du latin par Antoine DU PINET
GenèveJacob Stoer 1625 -in-4 plein-veau 2 Tomes reliés en 1 fort volume, reliure plein veau havane petit in-quarto (binding full calfskin in-4) (24 x 16,6 cm), RELIURE tardive XVIIIème, dos à nerfs (spine with raised bands) décoré "or" et à froid (gilt and blind stamping decoration), titre manuscrit façon janséniste à l'encre brune souligné de rouge sur étiquette velin en tête, ancienne pièce de titre sur fond bordeaux avec double filets "or" et un filet perlé "or" en encadrement en partie manquante, filet "or" et filet à froid de part et d'autre des nerfs, filet "or" en tête et en pied, plats ornés d'un filet "or" en encadrement, toutes tranches lisses, Texte en vieux François, titre en rouge et noir orné d'une vignette "marque de l'Editeur" en bas de la page de titre avec le portrait gravé de pline l'ancien façon médaille + de trés nombreux Bandeaux, Lettrines et Culs-de-lampes Historiés gravé sur bois en noir, légères traces anciennes de mouillures en marge des premières pages du 1er tome, quelques rousseurs mais sans gène pour la lecture, [ (54) + 533 + (1) + 212 (tables) + 3 p. de tables des poids] + [(20) + 624 + 136 p. de tables] Pages, 1625 A Cologny (Genève) De l'Imprimerie de Jacob Stoer Editeur,Le texte de Pline constitue la première grande encyclopédie universelle. Tous les sujets scientifiques y étaient abordés, principalement la botanique, la zoologie et la géographie mais aussi les mathématiques, la physique ou l'astronomie.....on trouve des recettes pour tout........y compris les recettes de Magie, Alchimie, cabale...SORCELLERIE ET ENCHANTEMENTS DIVERS... … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Librairie Guimard [France, Nantes]
2017-10-16 11:06:50
KEPLER, Johannes.
Marburg: Caspar Chemlin, 1624-1625. First edition of Kepler's logarithmic tables, the basis of his monumental Rudolphine Tables, constructed by means of his own original method. Of the greatest rarity, especially complete with the correction leaf and the second part, which gives examples of the application of logarithms and details of their construction. Only one other copy of this work has appeared at auction in the past fifty years. Provenance: The Earls of Macclesfield, Shirburn Castle, with engraved bookplate, shelf-mark on front pastedown, and blind-stamped Macclesfield crest on blank margins of first three leaves. It was through the use of these tables that Kepler was able to complete his monumental Tabulae Rudolphinae (1627), the superiority of which "constituted a strong endorsement of the Copernican system, and insured the tables' dominance in the field of astronomy throughout the seventeenth century" (Norman). But logarithms played an even more important role in Kepler's astronomical work, since without them he may never have discovered his third law of planetary motion. Kepler discovered this law early in 1618, at the same time that he first had access to tables of logarithms (see below). Moreover, his initial formulation of the third law was (to use modern terminology) in terms of a log-log plot, rather than the more familiar terms of squared periods and cubed distances: "The proportion between the periodic times of any two planets is precisely one and a half times the proportion of the mean distances" (Werke VI, 302). "In a sense, logarithms played a role in Ke … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: SOPHIA RARE BOOKS [Denmark]
2017-10-15 18:20:13
BUCKINGHAM, George Villiers, 1st Duke of.
1 page 11½ x 7½ inches, in very good condition, with autograph integral address leaf ("A Monsieur/ Monsieur le Marquis d'Effiat/ Ambassad.r du Roy tres Chresti[e]n/ a/ Londres"), fine impression in red wax of Buckingham's seal showing his arms with the Garter surmounted by a ducal coronet, recipient's docket (with the New Style year 1625). - "De Neumarquet", 3 February 1624[/25]. RARE. George Villiers, 1st Duke of Buckingham (1592-1628). Writen in the month before the death of his king and master, James I. Buckingham had, since June 1624, been hand-in-glove with d'Effiat negotiating or the marriage of Prince Charles to the Louis XIII's sister Henrietta Maria. However that month Louis replaced his chief minister with Cardinal Richlieu, who immediately insisted that no marriage could be contemplated without relaxation of the persecution of English Catholics. Unfortunately Buckingham had given an undertaking to the House of Lords that if a French marriage were to come about, this would never be done. He did however persuade James to give a private undertaking to tis effect that would not be included in the treaty: 'In the French negotiations, as with those he had earlier conducted between the king and parliament, Buckingham was working on the assumption that the essential first step was to get the parties committed. Half-truths and ambiguities were part of the price that had to be paid to bring this about, but the pressure of events—or so he hoped—would make these irrelevant by forcing the constituent parts of the anti-Habsburg alliance into ever closer co-operation. … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Julian Browning Rare Books & Manuscripts [United Kingdom]
2017-10-13 13:14:52
Montanus Arnoldus (1625 - 1683) Amsterdam
Artist: Montanus Arnoldus ( - 1683) Amsterdam; issued in: ; date: ca 1740 1625 - - technic: Copper print; - colorit: colored; - condition: Very good; - size (in cm): 18 x 23; - description: View of the river Donau and the island Elisabeth in Slovakia, Orsowa the Serbian circle Krain, with turkish troops.; -vita of the artist: Arnold Montanus (1625 -1683 ) was a Dutch teacher and author. He published books on theology, history, and geography of both Holland and far-away countries.Montanus, a Latinized form of van den Berg or van Bergen, was born in Amsterdam and studied theology at Leiden University. He became a minister in Schellingwoude in 1653 and in Schoonhoven in 1667, where he also became headmaster of the Latin School.His maps has been published by John Ogilby.
Bookseller: Antique Sommer& Sapunaru KG
2017-10-13 12:23:49
ANDROUING Notaire
- un acte notarié : sur parchemin (velin broché), format : 24,5 x 32 cm de 8 pages, manuscrit à l'encre brune, daté de 1625, signature Androuing Notaire à Vitré, DOCUMENT ORIGINAL .Traitant du partage de l'Héritage de Mathurin Ravenel SEIGNEUR DES GESBERTIERES ET DE LA PAIGNERIE (en Balazé) et de sa femme Jacquine Gauvaing (Huguenots de Vitré).Famille Ravenel, nouail, Lefevre, Daniel Rebondy médecin huguenot de Vitré.TOUT spécialement ICI la vente du domaine de la gesbretière et de la Paignerie en Balazé.ETC.rare. .En trés Bon Etat very (good condition).
Bookseller: Librairie Guimard
2017-10-12 22:03:41
Hirth, Georg (Hrsg.) Ostini, Fritz v. (Redaktion)
4to (30 x 23 cm). Mit zahlr., vielfach ganzs., teils farbigen Illustrationen. 2 Bl., 767 S. 1 Bl., S. (771)-1625. Schlichte Hlwd. d. Zt. m. hs. RSchild. (Bd. I falsch bezeichnet). Bis auf wenige Bl. Anzeigen vollständiger 17. Jahrgang der berühmten Zeitschrift (sorgfältig durchgesehen). - Einband etw. bestoßen, wohlerhaltene Bände.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Düwal Berlin
2017-10-12 13:42:32
Biblia syro-latina].
Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH [Vienna, A, Austria]
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2017-10-11 23:09:18
SECCHI, Serafino
Rome, Santa Maria sopra Minerva, 14 juin 1625, - 43 x 55.5 cm, encre brune, texte entouré sur trois côtés d?un riche décor floral, orné des armes du Pape Urban VIII et du Cardinal Alessandro Orsini et d?une vignette avec St. Dominique et Ste. Catherine priant la Vierge et l?Enfant, une feuille, encadré (45.5 x 58.5 cm). Eréction d?une confrérie du Rosaire par Seraphinus Siccus (Serafino Secchi), maître général de l?ordre Dominicain, dans l?église de Santa Maria di Casalicchio (Tofe di Montemonaco) diocèse de Montalto (Marches). On attribuait autrefois la paternité de la Confrérie du Saint Rosaire à Saint-Dominique, qui l?aurait instituée lors de la croisade contre les Albigeois. Les dominicains ont toujours eu la charge des ces confréries.Roma, Marche. - 14 giugno 1625. Erezione della confraternita del Rosario nel Santuario di Santa Maria di Casalicchio (Tofe, frazione di Montemonaco diocesi di Montalto). Pergamena manoscritta del maestro generale dell?ordine Domenicano Serafino Secchi per Bernardino Colucci. Testo incorniciato da un?ornamentazione floreale, gli stemmi del Papa Urbano VIII e del Cardinale Alessandro Orsini, e da un?immagine di S. Domenico e di Sta. Caterina in preghiera davanti alla Vergine.Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage.
Bookseller: Harteveld Rare Books Ltd.
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2017-10-11 17:13:35
JUSTINIANUS
Aureliae, sumptibus Theodori de Iuges, 1625. Pp. (28), coll. 338; (8) 648; (20) 252. Unito a: Institutionum sive primorum totius iurisprudentiae elementorum, Libri quatuor . Commentariis Accursii ac Contii, Dionysii Gothofredi . Iacobi Cuiacii . cum Remissionibus Petri Brossei . Stessi dati tipografici. Pp. (12), coll. 614, pp. (33). Due tomi in un volume di cm. 37,5. Grande marchio tipografico in xilografia ai due frontespizi (il primo dei quali bicromo). Leg. coeva in piena pelle con dorso a 5 nervi (e motivi floreali impressi a secco). Spellature superficiali e trascurabili mende alle cuffie, bruniture e fioriture dovute alla qualità; della carta, peraltro esemplare ben conservato. Edizione dal rilevante pregio dottrinale poichè raccoglie, oltre alla glossa accursiana, le annotazioni dei più; autorevoli giureconsulti tardo-cinquecenteschi. Manca a Sapori; cfr. Kvk. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Apuleio [Trento, Italy]
2017-10-09 19:07:58
GIL POLO (Gaspar).
Hanoviae, Typis Wechelianis, 1625. - in-8. Titre gravé. 5ff. 315pp. 1 planche gravée dépliante. Plein vélin ivoire du temps, pièce de titre en maroquin rouge. Edition Originale de la première traduction latine du fameux roman espagnol "Diana Enamorada" (1564), "charmante suite de la 'Diane' de Montemayor, fort supérieure, contre l'usage, au livre qui lui a donné naissance" (Nodier). Cette traduction est due à l'érudit allemand Caspar von Barth (1587-1658), savant fantasque qui avait conçu le projet (resté inachevé) de donner une anthologie latine de la littérature universelle. L'un des artisans de la diffusion des romans espagnols dans les pays protestants, il avait déjà publié l'année précédente une traduction de "La Celestina" précédée par un important commentaire qui constitue la première monographie d'une œuvre littéraire espagnole publiée en Allemagne (cf. Tietz). Cette édition est ornée de 5 belles gravures en taille-douce, l'une d'elles dépliantes, représentant les scènes pastorales servant de cadre à l'intrigue. Papier bruni comme toujours, mais bel exemplaire relié à l'époque en vélin. Cf. Manfred Tietz, "El Barroco aleman y la literatura espanola" in: Barroco (Verbum, 2013). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Librería Comellas
2017-10-09 16:56:00
SPANGENBERG:
Kupferstich aus Meisners pol. Schatzkästlein ( = 1. Ausg.), um 1625, 9,5 x 14,5
Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck [Berlin, B, Germany]
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