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2018-06-03 15:57:47
FINCH, Henrie i.e. Henry,
8vo., (8) + 496 + 499 - 506 + (16)pp., including the first and final blanks, with a very slight old waterstain on first three or four leaves and occasionally elsewhere, contemporary calf, ruled in blind, skilfully and appropriately rebacked and restored, the spine with raised bands, and title label. A very good copy indeed.Publisher: London, printed for the Societie of Stationers.Year: 1627Edition: First edition in English.
Bookseller: John Drury Rare Books [United Kingdom]
2018-06-01 07:08:03
DONAU (Danube) - Südosteuropa (South East Europe):
Kupferstich v. Bartolomeo Coriolano in Bologna, um 1627, 29 x 84 Nicht bei Tooley's Dic. of Mapm. Rev. Ed. A - D. - Bartolomeo Coriolano, engraver, was born in Bologna (1599-1649). - Zeigt den Donaulauf von der Mündung bis Pressburg (Bratislava) mit dem Gebiet zwischen Nancy, Genfer See (Lac Leman) Bratislava / Neusiedler See und den Flusslauf der Save (Sawe, Sava) von Krainburg (Kranj) bis kurz vor Zagreb. - Im Norden ist die Karte begrenzt von Regensburg; im Süden von Trento (Triest). - Hauptaugenmerk sind die Flussläufe von der Donau mit ihren Nebenflüssen, Inn, Lech, Oberrhein mit Mündungsgebiet, Save und Drau in Kärnten. - Die größeren Städte mit kleinen Stadtsilhouetten (Strasbourg, Basel, Konstanz, Chur, Trento (Trient), Regensburg, Innsbruck, Salzburg, Passau, Bratislava, Wiener Neustadt etc.) - Wien mit großem Befestigungsplan und Stadtansicht. - Am unteren Kartenrand großer Kompass. - Kupferstich von 2 Platten gedruckt. - Beide Platten von "Il Coriolano f." signiert. - Extrem seltene Karte - extremely rare map! [Attributes: Signed Copy]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Norbert Haas [Bedburg-Hau, Germany]
2018-05-31 06:55:18
Imprinted . . . by Bonham Norton and Iohn Bill, London, 1627. Five leaves measuring about 12x15 inches, browned, definite staining, loss of text on the first two leaves, some repairs, a working copy only Part of Charles I's ill-advised assumption of monetary monopoly control through re-establishing the office of King's Exchanger of gold and silver, unsuccessfully opposed by the Goldsmith's Company, London's Lord Mayor and its Court of Alderman
Bookseller: Meyer Boswell Books, Inc., member ABAA [San Francisco, CA, U.S.A.]
2018-05-23 15:57:58
DEUTSCHLAND (Germany) - ÖSTERREICH (Austria) - POLEN (Germany - Poland):
Kupferstich v. Bartolomeo Coriolano in Bologna, um 1627, 57,5 x 128 Nicht bei Tooley's Dic. of Mapm. Rev. Ed. A - D. - Bartolomeo Coriolano, engraver, was born in Bologna (1599-1649). - Zeigt das Gebiet zwischen Köln und Warschau im Norden, Genfersee (Lac le Léman) und Ljubljana / Zagreb im Süden. - Hauptaugenmerk sind die Flussläufe und Seen u.a. der Ursprung des Rheins bis Düsseldorf, Main, Ursprung der Weser, Elbe bis Magdeburg, Ursprungsgebiet der Weichsel, Warthe, Waag (Vah), Donau von der Quelle bis Pressburg (Bratislava) mit ihren Nebenflüssen, Inn, Lech, Vág, Save (Sawe, Sava) von Krainburg (Kranj) bis Zagreb, Drau und Oder sowie den Neusiedler See, Bodensee, Genfer See und Schweizer Seen. - Die größeren Städte wie Köln, Mainz, Heidelberg, Bamberg, Coburg, Pilsen, Prag, München, Strasbourg, Basel, Konstanz, Chur, Trento (Triest), Bozen, Regensburg, Memmingen, Innsbruck, Graz, Salzburg, Passau, Bratislava, Wiener Neustadt, Frankfurt (Oder), Novigrad (Istrien), Breslau, Warschau, Krakau, Sandomierz etc. mit kleinen Ansichten. - Wien mit großem Befestigungsplan. - Am rechten Rand große dekorative barocke Titelkartusche mit Widmung an den Herzog von Parma. - Unten links und unten mittig jeweils eine Stechersignatur mit "Il Coriolano f.". - Am unteren Rand großer Kompass. - Extrem seltene Karte 6 Platten gedruckt? (vorliegend 5 Platten - ein Leerblatt unten rechts) - Bibliographisch für uns nicht nachweisbar! Not at Tooley's Dic. of Mapm. Rev. Ed. A - D. - Bartolomeo Coriolano, engraver, was born in Bologna (1599-1649). - Shows the area between Cologne and Warsaw in the … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Norbert Haas [Bedburg-Hau, Germany]
2018-05-15 05:55:39
黃鳳池 (Huang Funchi) (ed.)
杭州市 (Hangzhou): 集雅齋 (Ji ya zhai), 1627. First edition. Softcover. g- to vg-. Small folios. 12.5x8.5". Unpaginated. Four softcover volumes housed in a dark blue cloth portfolio, with a pink paper label on the front cover and bone fasteners. Softcover volumes in dark blue paper wrappers, with gold string-tied bindings. French-fold leaves. The volumes have been rebound, with the original sheets re-backed onto newer paper, with some marginal loss. The collection contains the first 4 vols, of a total of 8, published during the reigns of the Wanli Emperor (萬曆年間) (1572-1620) and the emperor Tian Qi (天啓年間) (1621-1627) containing poetry, calligraphy and painting. The gorgeous woodblock prints in b/w and the masterful calligraphy of this late Ming-era collection are based on work of Tang-era poets, including 王維 (Wang Wei), 元稹 (Yaun Zhen), 李白 (Lee Bai), 杜甫 (Du Fu), and 白居易 (Bai Juyi). The first three volumes, contain calligraphy by noted artists 董其昌 (Dong Qichang) and 陳繼儒 (Chen Jiru). Most of the illustrations, which feature landscapes, figures, and other detailed natural imagery, are by 蔡冲寰 (Cai Chong Huan) with the woodblock printing done by engraver 劉次泉 (Liu Ci Quan). We have compared our set to three digitized copies and have found a number of discrepancies. According to the work of a Chinese graduate student at Nanjing Normal University in 2014, the original first editions of the work were printed without any publisher's information or table of contents*, corresponding to the state of our own copy. This fact and some other differences lead us to believe th … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Eric Chaim Kline - Bookseller [US]
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2018-05-14 14:55:50
DUCHESNE (André).
Paris, Sebastien Cramoisy, 1627. in-8. 4ff. 312pp. 4ff. Parchemin de l’époque, titre manuscrit au dos. Seconde édition, la meilleure, de la première bibliographie de l’histoire de France. André Duchesne (1584-1640) était géographe et bibliographe. Son livre est divisé en deux parties. La première contient la description des ouvrages traitant de l’histoire de France, classés par thèmes et chronologiquement. La seconde recense les ouvrages traitant des villes de France. Cette seconde édition est augmentée de plus de 100 pages. Des rousseurs. Bonne reliure de l’époque (plats un peu retrécis). ll Maclès, La Bibliographie, p. 38: "Au premier rang des bibliographes français se place André Duchesne. l’un des plus grands érudits et des plus utiles animateurs des hautes études historiques".
Bookseller: Librería Comellas [Barcelona, Spain]
2018-05-12 14:12:30
GRASSI, Orazio [pseudonym: Lothario SARSIO SIGENSANO].
Matthaeus Nuccius, Naples, 1627. First Italian edition, very rare, of Grassi?s counter-polemic against Galileo?s Il saggiatore (1623). This is the concluding work in the series of publications which document the ?controversy of the comets,? one of the most infamous polemics in the history of science. According to Drake, these texts ?deserve study for their bearing upon the origin of modern scientific method ? The controversy is of both scientific and philosophical significance because it was in this connection that Galileo disclosed his conception of scientific method.? The Ratio ponderum was first published at Paris the year before, but that edition was very unsatisfactory (see below) ? the present Naples edition ?took care of the numerous errors and omissions in the mangled Paris edition? (Feingold, p. 152). It was dedicated to Cardinal Francesco Boncompagni, the Archbishop of Naples (which explains why it was published there). Galileo preferred not to reply to the Ratio ponderum, and thus the controversy came to an end. ?The dispute over comets had consequences of great significance both to Galileo and to science in general, as the favorable reception of [Il saggiatore] led him to proceed with the publication of the much more famous Dialogue, for which he was later imprisoned by the Inquisition. That fateful event was in turn intimately connected with the rift between Galileo and the Jesuits, which was widened and made permanent, if indeed it did not originate, in the public dispute about comets. Thus the controversy is closely linked with some of the most dramatic event … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: SOPHIA RARE BOOKS [Koebenhavn V, Denmark]
2018-05-11 21:15:45
Antwerpen: Hieroyme Verdussen, 1627. Antwerpen: Hieroyme Verdussen. Hardcover. Unpaginated. This remarkable volume contains the 1627 first editions of Ordonnantie ende Placcaet des Coninex and Carte Ov Lists bound as one. Rebacked calf spine with 5 raised bands and gilt titles on red labels, early marbled boards which show wear, and marbled end papers. Armorial bookplate of William Wrixon Leycester, High Sheriff of Cork City 1850, to FPD. Restoration to Ordonnantie end Placcaet des Coninex title page, with some light staining and grubbyness, but generally very good throughout. Text in first title German and in Carte ov liste, French. Photographs on request, emailed by return. Full titles of the two works as follows: Ordonnantie ende Placcaet des Conincx, inhoudende 'tverbodt vande goudtguldens van Duytschlandt ende van eenighe andere munten. [27 Feb. 1627]. Carte ov liste Contenant le prix de ehacun Marcq, Once, Estrelin & As, poids de Troyes de toutes le especes d'or & d'argent deffendues, legieres, ou trop use?s, & moyennant ce declar?es pour billion, comme les Maistres des Monneyes & Changeurs serment?z sone tenuz d'en payer pour icelles, selon l'Ordonnance de sa Maiest?, faicte par les Generaulx des Monnoyes, au mois de Mars 2627 (sic!), avec les figures desdicte especes. Chez Hieroyme Verdussen imprimeur des Monnoyes de sa Majest? demeurant en le rue dicte Cammerstrate, ? l'Enseigne du Lion rouge, 1627. Avec & Priuilege. . Very Good. 1627. Presumed 1st Editions.
Bookseller: Strawberry Hill Books [Punnetts Town, United Kingdom]
2018-04-30 18:20:18
SPEED, JOHN [KEERE, Pieter van den ]
London George Humble 1646, 1627. 2 works in one vol., Oblong 8vo. (9.5 x 15 cm.) Lacking title to first work, engraved title to second (trimmed)., Contemporary calf, rebacked and recornered; contained within a later, nineteenth century, calf slipcase (joints repaired). 83 engraved maps as called for. Yorkshire lacking bottom section (as often, being over-sized) and laid down, 9 shaved within one margin of plate mark, touching image of Cheshire and Scotland), ! text leaf skilfully repaired, some text leaves shaved touching headlines, catchwords or final line, a few ink spots (not touching maps [Chubb XIV; ESTC S996; STC 23036.5]
Bookseller: Robert Frew Ltd. ABA ILAB [London, United Kingdom]
2018-04-28 08:51:50
Antoine de Montchrestien
A Rouen : Chez Pierre de la Motte, 1627. (1bl), (8), 480, (1bl). In-8° relié plein vélin XIX° siècle, ièce de titre de chagrin chamois, Edition excessivement rare des tragédies d'Antoine de Montchrestien renfermant, en plus de l'Ecossaise dont le thème est relatif à Marie Stuart, une bergerie en prose, le tombeau de Barbe Guiffard et la Complainte de la ville de Rouen. Antoine de Montchrestien, né à Falaise en 1570, est considéré comme l'inventeur de l'économie politique moderne et est à ce titre reconnu comme l'un des plus importants penseurs du XVIIe siècle. Continuateur de Garnier et de Malherbe, il est le grand précurseur de Corneille et, dit-on, l'inspirateur de Jean Racine. Voué à un destin hors du commun, il meurt en 1621 égorgé dans une rue obscure près de Domfront. Ses écrits sont d'une insigne rareté. - - - - Economiste et écrivain, Antoine de Montchrestien est un représentant éloquent de l'école mercantiliste. Dans son analyse, où économie et politique font jeu égal, le commerce s'impose comme le moyen privilégié pour assurer la puissance de l'Etat et la stabilité du corps social. La vie d'Antoine de Montchrestien 1 fut aussi mouvementée que les tragédies, marquées de violences et de crimes, qu'il a écrites. Orphelin en bas âge, il faillit mourir en duel vers l'âge de 20 ans, avant de faire fortune en poursuivant son assaillant en justice. Menacé de l'échafaud après avoir tué le fils du sieur de Grichy-Moinnes dans un autre duel, il dut s'exiler de France pendant cinq ans, après avoir demandé en vain la grâce d'Henri IV dans une supplique versifiée. Il obtint fin … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: PRISCA [Paris, ., France]
2018-04-27 20:53:11
PISTOFILO, Buenaventura.
Superbe exemplaire conservé dans sa reliure en maroquin rouge armorié de l'époque aux armes de Jean-Baptiste Colbert. Bologne, Clemente Ferroni, 1627.In-4 de 1 frontispice gravé, (8) ff. dont le portrait de Pistofilo, 555 pp. incluant 117 gravures à pleine page. Pte. restauration sans gravité sur la dernière p. Maroquin rouge, triple filet doré encadrant les plats, armoiries frappées or au centre des plats, dos à nerfs ornés de fleurons dorés, roulette dorée sur les coupes, tranches jaspées rouges. Reliure de l'époque.227 x 160 mm. / A superb copy admirably preserved, in its contemporary red morocco binding with the arms of Jean-Baptiste Colbert. Bologne, Clemente Ferroni, 1627. 4to [227 x 160 mm] of 1 engraved frontispiece, (8) ll. including Pistofilo's portrait, 555 pp. including 117 full-page engravings. Small repair on the last p. Red morocco, triple gilt fillet around the covers, gilt stamped arms in the center of the covers, spine ribbed decorated with gilt floral ornament, red sprinkled edges. Contemporary binding. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Librairie Camille Sourget [Paris, France]
2018-04-23 07:02:42
LITTLETON, Thomas
London: Company of Stationers, 1627. Small Octavo. Bound in period-style full panelled calf; with decorative blind tooling to boards, raised bands and gilt titles to spine. Binding is tight and shows well. Internally clean, with two very minor incidents of worm damage, showing in margin from title to p.37 and at hinge pp.12-105. A pleasing seventeenth century copy of one of the most significant works in the British legal tradition, commonly understood to be the first textbook on property law. Written during the reign of Edward IV and first published in 1481, Edward Coke, the supreme jurist of the Elizabethan and Jacobean eras, described it as "the ornament of the Common Law, and the most perfect and absolute work that ever was written in any humane science", which may suggest something of the esteem in which it has been held. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Ltd, PBFA, ABA, ILAB [Royal Tunbridge Wells, KENT, United Kingdom]
2018-04-05 04:38:16
o.A.
Hieroyme Verdussen, 1627. 8°. Vorgebunden findet sich ein Konvolut v. 32 S. mit Münzabb., 142 S. GLdr. d. Z. Sprache: Französisch, Durchgehend mit Münzabbildungen versehen. Rücken erneuert (nur Ln); Einband gebrauchsspurig; manche Seiten leicht fleckig bzw. angeschmutzt; sonst wohlerhaltenes Exemplar. Insgesamt altersentsprechend guter Zustand! weitere Bilder auf Anfrage. 2200 Gramm. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Eugen Küpper [Muenster, Germany]
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2018-04-04 11:26:25
o.A.
Hieroyme Verdussen, 1627. 8°. Vorgebunden findet sich ein Konvolut v. 32 S. mit Münzabb., 142 S. GLdr. d. Z. Sprache: Französisch, Durchgehend mit Münzabbildungen versehen. Rücken erneuert (nur Ln); Einband gebrauchsspurig; manche Seiten leicht fleckig bzw. angeschmutzt; sonst wohlerhaltenes Exemplar. Insgesamt altersentsprechend guter Zustand! weitere Bilder auf Anfrage. 2200 Gramm. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Eugen Küpper [Muenster, Germany]
2018-03-31 14:27:39
BOISSARD Janus Jacobus
seu Inscriptionum.Omnia elegantissimis figuris in aere incisis illustrata per Theodorum De Bry Leodiensem. Francofurti, in Bibliopoleio Brijano, apud Matth. Merianum, 1627-1628. 3 parti in un vol. in-folio picc., leg. mod. p. perg. dipinta in verde, dorso con tasselli di legatura precedente con tit. e decoraz. oro. Complessivamente illustrata da 3 frontespizi fig. incisi, 2 ritratti (di Boissard e di Bry, ripetuti anche all'inizio della terza parte), 3 tavole su doppia pag. (''Tabula generalis urbis Romae'' e le due magnifiche vedute a volo d'uccello di Roma antica e moderna) ed un gran numero di bellissime ed eleganti incisioni a piena pag. del de Bry (oltre 140 tra vedute, monumenti, epigrafi, ecc.). Seconda edizione (la parte terza conserva la data della prima edizione 1597) delle prime tre parti di quest'opera (che apparve completa in sei parti dal 1597al 1602; ma come in molti altri esemplari le parti IV-VI non sono qui presenti). Trattasi sicuramente di uno dei più grandi ed universalmente celebrati lavori sulle antichità romane, ricchissimo di importanti illustrazioni. Bell'esempl. con ex-libris del Cardinale Chigi e del principe Vinc. Colonna (lievi arrossature della carta). Brunet I, 1069. Cicognara 3626. Schudt 717. Olschki, Choix III, 3383 e XI, 16478-9: «une collation définitive de la seconde édition nous parait impossible à établir puisque l'éditeur l'a composé en utilisant des parties de la première édition». [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Pregliasco [Torino, Italy]
2018-03-23 19:54:14
Lancellotti Vittorio
appresso Francesco Corbelletti, 1627. 4to (cm. 20,6), 4 cc.nn., 300 pp. Vignetta calcografica con stemma degli Aldobrandini al frontis. Fregi e capilettera ornati n.t. Legatura in piena pergamena antica con titolo ms. al ds. Tagli rossi. Un piccolo foro al margine bianco del frontis. Alcune carte leggermente brunite. Forellino di tarlo sulle ultime cinque carte che tocca il testo non compromettendone la leggibilità. Per il resto, ottimo e genuino esemplare. Prima ed unica edizione, molto rara. L’Autore, il marchigiano Lancellotti, fu per oltre trent’anni lo scalco - vale a dire regista e organizzatore di conviti e libagioni - di importanti famiglie nobili romane come i Colonna, i Borghese e gli stessi Aldobrandini cui quest’opera è dedicata. In essa è contenuta la minuziosa descrizione dei banchetti con particolari sull’allestimento scenografico della tavola e sulle diverse portate preparate per gli illustri ospiti nelle varie occasioni. Vicaire, 490; Westbury, 127.
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Ex Libris s.r.l. [IT]
2018-03-17 06:08:17
Finch, Henrie
First edition in English of "the pioneer book of the institutes of English law", the edition influencing subsequent writers, praised by Blackstone, and "copied, epitomised and paraphrased [and] recommended to students for the next two centuries". Contemporary sheep, quite rubbed, rebacked, the original spine laid down, light browning, else very clean and crisp with ample margins; the Taussig copy. Printed for the Societie of Stationers, London.
Bookseller: Meyer Boswell Books, Inc. [U.S.A.]
2018-03-17 01:28:07
Finch Henrie
Printed for the Societie of Stationers, London. Contemporary sheep, quite rubbed, rebacked, the original spine laid down, light browning, else very clean and crisp with ample margins; the Taussig copy First edition in English of "the pioneer book of the institutes of English law", the edition influencing subsequent writers, praised by Blackstone, and "copied, epitomised and paraphrased [and] recommended to students for the next two centuries" [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Meyer Boswell Books, Inc., member ABAA [San Francisco, CA, U.S.A.]
2018-03-16 19:26:31
DRAYTON (Michaell)
London Printed for William Lee, 1627. FIRST EDITION. Folio, 246 x 143 mms., pp. [xii], 218, recently rebound in full antique-style sheepskin, gilt spine, red morocco label; lacks portrait, but a very good copy. Drayton (1563 - 1631) was one of England's most prolific early authors, and the first incarnation of this volume was a poem on the battle of Agincourt published in 1600. "A volume of miscellaneous works, The Battaile of Agincourt, appeared in 1627. Drayton may have hurried the title poem into print as background marching music for the duke of Buckingham's imminent campaign in France. The collection's best-known poem is 'Nimphidia, the Courte of Fayrie', an entertaining mock-heroic; its fascination with the materials, costumes, and stuffs of its minuscule fairies has been read as satirizing the court's obsession with fancy dress and imported goods. In the same volume are 'The Shepheards Sirena', which combines nostalgia for Elizabeth with anti-court satire, an interminable complaint by Margaret, wife of Henry VI, and 'The Quest for Cynthia'. " Were he alive today, Drayton might have some sympathy for men accused of sexual harassment: "On 8 March 1627 Drayton appeared before the London consistory court in St Paul's, accused of 'suspicion of incontinency with Mary Peters, wife of John Peters'. Elizabeth Welsh, keeper of a lodging house in St Clement Danes, had charged that one January afternoon in 1627 a maidservant had seen Mary Peters raise her skirts, 'unto her navel before Mr Michael Drayton and that she clapt her hand on her privy part and said it was a sound and a … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: John Price Antiquarian Books, ABA, ILAB [LONDON, United Kingdom]
2018-03-14 17:45:19
MERIAN, Matthaeus
1627 Matthaeus Merian Icones Biblicae Illustrated New Testament BIBLE Scenes An absolutely incredible early 17th-century book of illustrated New Testament Bible scenes engraved by famous Swiss engraver Matthäus Merian. Merian engravings have long been some of the most popular and desirable engravings from the early 1600s, and these illustrations from famous Bible scenes are no exception. This exquisite example of ‘Icones Biblicae’ includes 78 full-page, horizontal engravings and is bound in 15th-century manuscript parchment with reinforced leather edges. Item number: #2690 Price: $2500 MERIAN, Matthaeus Nouitestamenti D.N. Iesu Christi Praecipuae historiae et Uisiones, picturis, elegantissimis in aes incisis, repraesentate = Des Newen Testaments unsers Herzen Jesu Christi Fürembste Historien und Offenbarungen in fleissigen und geschichtmesigen Figuren abgebildet aufs Kupffer gebracht Frankfurt : Bei dem Auctore zufinden, [Kassel] : [Bärenreiter], 1627. Details: • Collation: Complete with all 159, [1] pages o 78 full-page copper engravings • Language: German & Latin • Binding: Manuscript; tight & secure o Vellum leaf overlaying leather • Size: ~6in X 7.5in (15.5cm x 19.5cm) • Exceedingly rare with no other example for sale worldwide Our Guarantee: Very Fast. Very Safe. Free Shipping Worldwide. Customer satisfaction is our priority! Notify us with 7 days of receiving, and we will offer a full refund without reservation! 2690 Photos available upon request. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Schilb Antiquarian [Columbia, MO, U.S.A.]
2018-03-11 18:11:48
Musaeus / Musaios / Pareus, Daniel (Ed.):
Francofurti (Frankfurt), Impensis Gulielmi Fitzeri, 1627. (10) S., 160 Sp., mit 1 gestochenen Titelvignette, einigen Holzschnittbordüren und -vignetten und 1 ca. halbseitige gestochenen Ansicht des Hellespont. Einband fleckig und bestoßen, Rücken stärker bestoßen / beschädigt (dadurch Vorderdeckel fast vollständig gelöst), Seiten teils fleckig und knickspurig, zahlreiche Seiten mit Marginalien von alter Hand in Tinte, insgesamt noch ordentliches Exemplar des seltenen Drucks, der antike Text in altgriechisch-lateinischer Parallelausgabe / bound in simple later cased boards, binding stained and bumped, spine damaged (front cover nearly loosened), pages partially stainded and creased, many pages with contemporary handwritten annotations in old ink, rare print, text in Ancient Greek - Latin parallel edition, gr Gewicht in Gramm: 300 Gr.-8°. (ca. 24 x 19 cm), gebunden in etwas späteren einfachen Pappband, [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Antiquariat An der Vikarie [Grafschaft-Leimersdorf, Germany]
2018-02-23 09:01:30
Ferdinand II
(Wien in Oesterreich, Gregor Gelbhar) 1627. 4 Bl., 506 S., 6 Bl., Titelkupfer (kais. Wappen), rücks. d. gest. Wappen Böhmens. PgtBd. d. Zt., Schließbänder fehlen, hintere Ecke unten stärker abgerieben, Titelbl. mit etw. Textverlust außen, alt restaur., ein Bl. d. Vorrede durch Photokopie ersetzt. Mit vielen u. umfangreichen Anmerkungen von alter Hand, meist zur Erläuterung u. Verdeutlichung des gedruckten Textes.- Die nach dem Sieg über die böhmischen Truppen am Weißen Berg (1620) erlassene Landes-Ordnung ersetze die Konföderationsakte, Böhmen wurde damit als fester Bestandteil der habsburgischen Erblande im monarchisch-absolutistischen Sinn umgestaltet. Versand D: 15,00 EUR Tschechien, Slowakei, Mitteleuropa, tschechisch, CSR, CSSR, Czech Republic, Czechoslovakia, Bohemia
Bookseller: Antiquariat Löcker [Wien, Austria]
2018-02-21 16:11:53
Saint Jérôme (Santo HYERONYMUS)
Ex Officina Typogr. Io. Baptiste Rubei, Ticinum (Pavia), 1627. In-12° de (30)+495+(38) pages, sous reliure plein veau, dos à quatre nerfs avec pièce de titre, richement orné de cadre et fleurons dorés. Page de titre bicolore ornée d'une gravure, texte d'introduction en scriptes, préface en italiques datée de 1565, texte en romaines, index en italiques. Texte en latin, imprimé en 1628 à Pavie (Ticinum). Coiffe en pied arasée, traces de larves en pied du dos, angles légèrement rognés, papier bruni, sinon en bon état. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Bouquinerie L'Ivre Livre [FOIX, France]
2018-02-20 18:46:47
SIMLER JOSIAS
EX OFFICINA ELZEVIRIANA. In 8° antico, pp. 535, (17), legatura coeva originale in tutta pergamena semirigida con unghiette, con data, titolo ed editore calligrafato a china al dorso. Bel frontespizio inciso con raffigurazione di tre uomini in costume grigionese dell'epoca. Seconda delle tre edizioni di quest'opera uscite nel 1627. Preziosa dcumentazione sull'organizzazione politica, amministrativa ed economica della zona della Rezia meridionale, in particolare si segnala la trattazione riguardante Piuro (con riferimento alla lavorazione della pietra ollàre), Chiavenna e la Valtellina. Ottimo esemplare..
Bookseller: Esauriti Antichi JOHN FLORIO AND COMPANY
2018-02-20 01:21:30
[London.] Georg Humble at ye Whit horse in popeshead Alley. 1627, but circa 1632. [376] pages. Engraved title; engraved 'Catalogue,' and 63 maps. Contemporary full vellum; ties broken. Titled in ink on spine, 'Livre de Comosgraphie.' Oblong: 104 x 156 mm. Contemporary notes to endpapers; some loss to endpapers; title trimmed at lower edge; else an excellent copy of this miniature atlas with all maps present and without loss. The Index call for a sixty-fourth map, 'Midia,' but this was never issued in this edition.Second miniature edition of Speed's atlas of Great Britain and Ireland, following the edition of 1620. The 'farr larger Voulume Done by John Speed' refers to the Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine (1611), issued in folio. Thomas Chubb explains that for the first miniature edition of 1620 'forty [of the maps] are reprints of Peter Keer's maps of 1599 issued at Amsterdam in 1617 [for William Camden's Viri clarissimi Britannia]. Sixteen are newly engraved maps of some of the English counties which, in the earlier editions of 1599 and 1617, were grouped together, seven are additional maps.'
Bookseller: David Miles Books [United Kingdom]
2018-02-17 18:01:06
SAVOT Lovis
Chez Sebastien Cramoisy, 1627. edizione originale francese, in 4° (cm 23,3x16), pp. 28 nn., 399, 25 nn., leg. coeva in p / pelle, ds. a nervi con tit. e fregi in oro, doppia cornice e piccoli ferri dorati ai piatti, tagli spruzz. rossi, marca tip. al front., test. e capil. ornati inc. in xilogr., piccola e antica firma di appart. al front., ma ottimo esempl. Louis Savot (1579 - 1640), medico personale del Re e docente di Medicina all'Università di Parigi, fu anche architetto, esperto di mineralogia ed appassionato numismatico. Questa sua celebre opera, in cui si tratta anche di metallurgia, pesi e misure, fu tradotta in latino da Lodovico Neocoro (Kuster) e inserita nel "Thesaurus antiquitatum romanor. - tomo X". Cfr.: Passigli IV, 1127; Brunet VI, 29665. Molto raro. 481 / 28 500
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria La Fenice [IT]
2018-02-16 18:38:52
Sallust
Amstelodami: Apud Ioan. Ianssonium, 1627. 182, [8] pp. 11cm Engraved title-page. Boards detached and spine leather missing. Leather rubbed along edges of front board. Leather missing from back board. Binding remains intact. Bookplate for Edward Synge. Date written in ink '1632' on title-page, although COPAC [Leighton Library] states 1627. Sallust, or Gaius Sallustius Crispus (86-35 BCE), was a historian and politician from a plebiean (working class) background. this book is an example of the portable books of the late Renaissance made popular by printers such as Aldus Manutius in the decades prior. Latin language text. Good. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Attic Books (ABAC, ILAB) [London, ON, Canada]
2018-02-07 08:41:22
CALCHI Tristano
Mediolani, apud heredes Melch. Malatestae, 1627. (In fine, C Mediolani, apud heredes Melchioris Malatestae impressores reg. e duc, MDCXXVIII (Milano 1628), - in-4 grande, ff. (27 compresa antiporta), pp. 471, (9), legatura moderna in m. pergamena e angoli, fregi oro e tassello al dorso per il titolo, sempre in oro. Entro astuccio. Magnifico antiporta con figure allegoriche, dis. da G.B. Crespi, detto il Cerano, ed inc. in rame da Ces. Bassano; fregi ed iniziali silogr. Prima edizione. La ''Historia'' va dalle origini di Milano al 1313. Bell'esemplare completo del magnifico antiporta inciso, ma mancante di 4 fogli all'inizio: titolo a stampa, approvazione e dedica. Fondamentale opera storica che, rimasta interrotta per la morte dell'autore nel 1515, venne in seguito continuata da Gius. Ripamonti, il quale, riprendendo la narrazione dal 1313, la condusse fino al 1558. L'autore (nato a Milano intorno alla metà del XV sec. ed ivi morto nel 1515) fu grande storico e filologo, facilitato nel suo lavoro dal fatto di aver lavorato per anni nella cancelleria segreta milanese e per aver assolto all'incarico di riordinare i fondi documentari e librari della biblioteca ducale del castello di Pavia. (Piatto Ant. slegato, da restaurare. Es. privo dei 4 ff. di titolo, approvazione e dedica). D.B. It., 16, pp. 537-541. STC., XVII sec., 220. Argelati I, p. II, 426. Predari 126. Cat. Meneghina 943. Cat. Hoepli 580. Lozzi 2610, note. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Pregliasco [Italy]
2018-02-06 06:24:28
Serrano, Ioanne:
Frankfurt, Emmel / Kopf, 1627. Nunc vero in Latinum Sermonem traslata a Marco Cassiodoro Reinio. 65 Portraits, Druckermarke, 6 Bl., 1004 S., 36 S. Orig pergamentband, 36 x 24 cm Titelbl. mit altem handschriftl. Eintrag, (Lederschließen fehlen) (Bl. teils stärker gebräunt; insgesamt aber recht gut erhalten) --Die franz. Regenten seit den Jahre 420-- Versand D: 4,76 EUR
Bookseller: Der ANTIQUAR in LAHR
2018-02-05 22:42:37
LIPPSTADT:
Kupferstich aus Enß, Fama Austraica, 1627, 19,2 x 27,8 Westfalia Picta, Bd.IV, Nr. 185; Vergl. aber auch Nr. 181 (m. Abb. Seite 127); Vergl. auch Hellwig, Nr. 451. - Plattengleich mit der Darstellung aus den Hogenberg'schen Geschichtsblättern, das den übrigen Belagerungsbildern ( so Westfalia Picta, S. 127) als Vorbild diente. Jedoch ohne den dreispaltigen Text.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Clemens Paulusch GmbH [Berlin, Germany]
2018-02-05 22:42:37
LIPPSTADT:
Kupferstich v. Abraham Hogenberg aus Fama Austriaca b. Enß, 1627, 19,5 x 28 Westfalia Picta, Band IV, 185.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Norbert Haas [Bedburg-Hau, Germany]
2018-02-03 08:03:36
SCHWENTER, Daniel.
Simon Halbmayer, Nuremberg. First complete edition and the first edition of the fourth part (the first part was published in 1616, the first three parts together in 1618). The first book is a treatise on general mathematics and the principles of geometry. The second deals entirely with techniques of surveying. The third part describes a surveying instrument (the 'mensula praetoriana') invented by the scientific instrument maker Johann Praetorius (Richter) and its application. The fourth part is in fact a German translation of Curzio Casati’s 'Geometricum problema' (1602). He shows himself to be particularly well acquainted with the contemporary Italian mathematical literature, giving in particular a resumé of some of the work of Pietro Antonio Cataldi: "The use of limited continued fractions in the expression of a relationship between large numbers is found in the 'Geometria practica' of Daniel Schweneter (1627), published soon after Cataldi’s death." (DSB, III, p.128). Cantor, Vorlesungen II, p.666-70; Zeitlinger/Sotheran, 2nd suppl, 2421; Poggendorff II 878. Four parts in one volume. 4to: 200 x 154 mm. Contemporary vellum. With two engraved and two woodcut titles, and two engraved portraits. Some browning throughout. Liechtenstein book plate to front paste down and "Anno 1640" inscribed at top. (12), 296; (8), 198, (6); (12), 101, (3); 83, (5) pp. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: SOPHIA RARE BOOKS [Koebenhavn V, Denmark]
2018-02-02 15:22:42
Pompilio TOTTI
Pompilio TOTTI: RITRATTO DI ROMA ANTICA, nel quale sono figurati I principali Tempij, Teatri, Anfiteatri, Cerchi, Naumachie, Archi trionfali, Curie, Basiliche, Colonne, Ordine del Trionfo, Dignità Militari, e Civili, Riti, Ceremonie & altre cose notabili. With copper engraved illustrated title, 2nd title with printer's woodcut emblem, 129 full-paged copper engravings, whereof 101 numbered in the plates, and 149, whereof 3 full-paged woodcut vignettes (24 of them on 3 attached plates). Rome: Andrea Fei 1627. Demy 16mo. [18 (2 title leaves, 2 dedication leaves, 1 imprimatur leaf, 4 leafs with index of illustr.)], 362 pp., [3 plates]. Full contemporary polished leather binding on 5 false raised bands, with gilt title printing on renewed spine and blind tooling with dentelles on boards. First edition of this very rare travel guide to Rome, illustrated with detailed copper engravings of sites, buildings and statues of Ancient Rome, sometimes also depicting scenes, e.g. gladiator fights, the vignettes showing coins and medals. Totti's popular educational work was repeatedly reprinted or copyedited by various publishers and compilers in the first half of the 17th century (for example, 1633, 1638, 1645, 1652). "Those travellers, who wanted to see Rome not only through the eyes of the pilgrim, demanded a comprehensive guide. For three decades Felini's book [i.e. »Trattato nuovo delle maravigliose dell'alma città di Roma«, 1610] sufficed, but in 1627 Pompilio Totti brings his „Ritratto di Roma antica" to the public." (Trenkler, p. 40). Present first edition of Totti's guidebook … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Domenico Jacono - VdAÖ / ILAB [Vienna, Austria]
2018-01-31 16:00:49
John Speed
Cambridgeshire Described with the Devision of the Hundreds, the Townes Situation, with the Armes of the Colleges of that Famous Universiti. A very good example of Speed's fine map of Cambridgeshire, taken from the earliest published atlas of the British Isles and with a detailed plan of Cambridge.
Bookseller: Peter Hill [UK]
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2018-01-30 20:07:07
CALCHI Tristano
Malatesta Melch, 1627. 2 opere in un vol. in-4, entrambi in leg. coeva p. perg. con tit. ms. ai dorsi. - I) ff. (27, compr. antip.), pp. 471, (9). Magnifico antiporta con fig. allegoriche e, sul tit., grande stemma di Milano, entrambi dis. da G.B. Crespi, detto il Cerano, ed inc. in rame da Ces. Bassano; fregi ed iniz. silogr. Prima edizione. La ''Historia'' va dalle origini di Milano al 1313. - II) Residua. E Bibliotheca..Lucii Hadriani Cottae nunc primo prodeunt in lucem, studio et opera Ioannis Petri Puricelli..Pp. (44), 120, (2). Marca tip. inc. sul tit., fregi ed iniz. silogr. Prima edizione, postuma. Oltre gli ''Historiae Patriae libri XXI et XXII'', che proseguono la storia di Milano fino al 1323, vi sono contenuti le ''Nuptiae Mediolanensium Ducum'' (per le nozze del duca Gian Galeazzo con Isabella d'Aragona), le ''Nuptiae Mediolanensium et Estensium Principum'' (per il matrimonio di Lodovico il Moro e Beatrice d'Este e quello tra il fratello di quest'ultima, Alfonso, ed Anna Sforza, nipote del Moro) ed infine le ''Nuptiae Augustae'' (in occasione delle nozze di Bianca Maria Sforza, nipote di Lod. il Moro, con Massimiliano d'Asburgo). - Preziosissimo assieme di questa fondamentale opera storica che, rimasta interrotta per la morte dell'autore nel 1515, fu continuata da Gius. Ripamonti, il quale, riprendendo la narrazione dal 1313, la condusse fino al 1558. Di grande interesse sono anche le tre ''Nuptiae'' che narrano, con dovizia di particolari, i viaggi degli sposi, le splendide feste e lo sfarzo delle celebrazioni. L'autore (nato a Milano intorno alla metà del XV … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Pregliasco [IT]
2018-01-30 20:05:56
CALCHI Tristano
Malatesta Melch, 1627. in-4 grande, ff. (27 compresa antiporta), pp. 471, (9), legatura moderna in m. pergamena e angoli, fregi oro e tassello al dorso per il titolo, sempre in oro. Entro astuccio. Magnifico antiporta con figure allegoriche, dis. da G.B. Crespi, detto il Cerano, ed inc. in rame da Ces. Bassano; fregi ed iniziali silogr. Prima edizione. La ''Historia'' va dalle origini di Milano al 1313. Bell'esemplare completo del magnifico antiporta inciso, ma mancante di 4 fogli all'inizio: titolo a stampa, approvazione e dedica. Fondamentale opera storica che, rimasta interrotta per la morte dell'autore nel 1515, venne in seguito continuata da Gius. Ripamonti, il quale, riprendendo la narrazione dal 1313, la condusse fino al 1558. L'autore (nato a Milano intorno alla metà del XV sec. ed ivi morto nel 1515) fu grande storico e filologo, facilitato nel suo lavoro dal fatto di aver lavorato per anni nella cancelleria segreta milanese e per aver assolto all'incarico di riordinare i fondi documentari e librari della biblioteca ducale del castello di Pavia. (Piatto Ant. slegato, da restaurare. Es. privo dei 4 ff. di titolo, approvazione e dedica).
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Pregliasco [IT]
2018-01-30 20:04:30
CALCO TRISTANO.
Milano, eredi Melchiorre Malatesta, 1627. Due opere in 2 volumi in-folio; I) antiporta incisa in rame con ricca decorazione di figure e frontespizio parimenti inciso in rame da Cesare Bassano su disegno di G.B. Crespi detto il Cerano, 25 cc., 471 pp., 4 cc., l'antiporta figurata e la grande vignetta sul titolo sono incise dal Bassano. II) 22 cc., 120 pp., 1 c.; legature coeve omogenee in tutta pergamena morbida. Ottimo esemplare. Prime edizioni. Le due opere sono uscite separatamente e a diversi anni di distanza, ma la seconda Š la continuazione dell'Historiae contenendo il libro XXI e XXII, oltre alle Nuptiae Med. Ducum, Nuptiae Med. et Estensium Principum, Nuptiae Augustae. La storia inizia con la fondazione di Milano e termina col 1313; i Residua vanno fino al 1323. Rimasta interrotta per la morte dell'autore nel 1515, la narrazione fu continuata dal Ripamonti ed Š appunto in relazione a questa Historia che la sua opera prende origine dalla Terza Decade e arriva fino al 1558. Di particolare interesse sono anche i tre inserti dedicati alle nozze sforzesche, nei quali sono riportati particolari relativi ai viaggi degli sposi, alle decorazioni, alle feste. Hoepli 580. Predari, p. 126. Bonomelli 74. Lozzi 2610 (note). CALCO TRISTANO. Residua e Bibliotheca Lucii Hadriani Cottae, nunc primum prodeunt in lucem, studio et opera Ioannis Petri Puricelli. - Milano, Giovan Battista e Giulio Cesare Malatesta, 1644.
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Mediolanum [IT]
2018-01-29 18:42:08
Cornelii Taciti [Cornelius Tacitus]
[Plantin Press] Ex Officina Plantiniana, apud Balthasarem Moretum, et al.: Antverpiae, 1627. Very Good binding. With engraved printer's device to the title page, and head- and tailpieces throughout as well as elaborate initials. [16], 547, [32], 36, 84, [14]. Some worming to the bottom of the final leaves, not affecting the printing. In early calf, with gilt rule to perimeter of the boards and elaborate border in blind. Raised bands and worn lettering in gilt. With the armorial bookplate of Charles Talbot, engraved by Cole. Printed at the Plantin Press in 1627 by Balthasar Moretus, the grandson of Christopher Plantin. Very Good binding.
Bookseller: Black Swan Books, Inc.
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2018-01-28 13:39:20
STEPHANO, Carolo [Estienne, Charles]
Genevae: Apud Jacobum Crispinum, 1627. Leather Bound. Fair. Preface 6 p. 2032 columns, 2 columns per page. 24 cm. Full calf with gold lines on spine and burgundy spine label. Text edges green. Boards scuffed, corners bumped, hinges cracked. Spine has chipped ends, cracked leather, partly missing spine label. First 7 pages worm eaten along inner margin. Title page pasted onto newer paper with pen overwriting on top of faded red titles. Top corner of original title-page is missing. Former owners' signatures on title-page, facing page, and front free endpaper. A few minor tears and chips. Dampstains to margins do not affect text. Considered the first encyclopedia, Estienne's work was first published in 1553. Estienne came from a famous family of printers but studied medicine and ancient languages before becoming a printer himself.
Bookseller: Attic Books [Canada]
2018-01-26 12:03:55
Kupferstich aus Bellus, 1627, 26 x 30 cm. Zeigt das Gebiet von Enschede bis Hannover und Bremen bis Dortmund.
Bookseller: Franziska Bierl Antiquariat
2018-01-25 16:43:24
Commelin Isaac
Artist: Commelin Isaac d ; issued in: Amsterdam; date: d1627 - - technic: Copper print; - colorit: original colored; - condition: Perfect condition; - size (in cm): 28 x 37,5; - description: Map shows the holly bay, Bahia in Brasil with decorative offshore ships.
Bookseller: Antique Sommer& Sapunaru KG
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2018-01-18 17:09:16
Peccana, Alessandro
In Verona, Nella Stamparia di Angelo Tamo, [1627], Prima edizione, rarissima a trovarsi sul mercato. «Probabile unica edizione» (Piantanida). Copia molto fresca e marginosa, con minimi segni del tempo (un minuto foro di tarlo alle prime pagine, uno strappetto all’angolo inferiore di p. 25, e un parziale distacco del primo fascicolo e del dorso, al piede). Nel complesso un esemplare davvero bello. Curiosa e dottissima opera in cui l’autore, medico veronese, disserta a lungo sulle bevande fredde e sui giovamenti che possono arrecare al corpo. La prima parte si configura come un ricchissimo centone di autori antichi, greci e latini, tra i quali Ippocrate, Galeno, Avicenna, e poi Giovenale, Omero e Plutarco, e ancora Plinio, Epitteto e Giovenale, fino ad arrivare alle citazioni della «Commedia» di Dante, dei «Rerum Vulgarium Fragmenta» di Petrarca e della «Liberata» di Tasso. Nella seconda parte, invece, Peccana suddivide il testo in venticinque problemi, ciascuno dei quali è aperto da una domanda circa i benefici delle bevande fredde, alla quale l’autore risponde portando argomenti. La data è desunta dalla dedica dell’A. a Girolamo Cornaro e dal frontespizio della seconda parte. Da pagina 76 con proprio frontespizio: «Problemi del Bever Freddo». Grande inc. al frontespizio con marca tipografica di guerriero che cavalca un toro, testatine, finalini e cap. fig. B.IN.G., n. 1461; Paleari Henssler, Gastronomia, p. 566; Vicaire, Bibliogr. gastronomique, col. 668 in 4°, cartonato coevo, pp. [24] 128 [4] con l'errata e l’ultima carta bianca. Prima edizione, rarissima a trovarsi sul m … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Pontremoli [Milano, MI, Italy]
2018-01-18 09:26:17
Jodocus HONDIUS & Henri Du SAUZET
Parigi 1627 - Carta geografica tratta dal "Nova et accurata Italia." edito a Leida. Tuttavia questo esemplare non presenta il testo al verso che si trova in tutte le carte tratte dall’atlante del Hondius. Si tratta di una di una rara edizione successiva, realizzata ad Amsterdam da Henri du Sauzet nel 1734 nel "Atlas Portatif." raccolta di 285 carte geografiche di diversi autori. Taken from the "Nova et accurata Italia" published in Leyden by Hondius in 1627. Later edition without text on the back, printed in Amsterdam by Henri du Sauzet in 1734 in his "Atlas Portatif". Dimensioni 245 180mm
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquarius
2018-01-15 20:07:54
1627. Zerbst / Anhalt. - Belagerungsplan. - "Zerbst". Zerbst / Anhalt. - Belagerungsplan. - "Zerbst". Historische Ortsansicht. Kupferstich, 1627. 19,7 x 27,2 cm (Darstellung) / 33,2 x 40,5 cm (Blatt). Innerhalb der Darstellung mit zahlreichen Beschriftungen versehen. - Die Darstellung zeigt die Belagerung von Zerbst während des Dreißigjährigen Krieges. Im Jahre 1626 wurde die Stadt von den Truppen Ernst von Mansfelds (unter dänischem Befehl) gestürmt, verwüstet und besetzt. - Geringe Alterungsspuren. Auf zartem Papier gedruckt, verso mit typographischer Schrift. Insgesamt gut erhaltenes Exemplar. Dreißigjähriger Krieg, Landkreis Anhalt-Bitterfeld, Ortsansichten Sachsen-Anhalt Artikel Nr.: 00104635 200,00 EUR (inkl. MwSt.).
Bookseller: Graphikantiquariat Koenitz [Leipzig, Germany]
2018-01-15 19:07:36
INNSBRUCK:
Kupferstich v. Custos, D. aus Albizzi, Christl. Potentaten & Fürsten Stammbäume, 1627, 53 x 39,5 (H)
Bookseller: Antiquariat Clemens Paulusch GmbH [Berlin, Germany]
2018-01-13 14:14:02
(SIMLER JOSIAS ET ALII)
ex officina Elzeviriana, 1627. Cm. 10,5, pp. 508 (16). Bellissimo frontespizio inciso in rame raffigurante un patto fra tre nobili. Graziosa legatura coeva in piena pelle; dorso a 4 nervi con titoli su tass. e ricchi fregi in oro agli scomparti. Tagli rossi. Minime mancanze di pelle ai piatti e trascurabili fenditure a due cerniere. Piccola abrasione superficiale che interessa una spalla del personaggio centrale raffigurato al fontespizio, lievi aloni. Esemplare ne complesso ben conservato. Il volumetto è quasi interamente dedicato al De republica Helvetiorum del Simler (pp. 26-484) accompagnato in questa miscellanea elzeviriana da altre quattro brevi descrizioni dei territori svizzeri: Franz Guillimann, Brevis Helvetiae geographia; H. Glarean, Helvetiae soli natura; De fluviis aliquot Helvetiae; Daniel Eremita Belga, De Helvetiorum Raetorum situ republica et moribus. Così Willems, 278 a proposito del pregio della presente edizione, che si distingue dalle altre due elzeviriane del medesimo anno: "Il y a trois éditions églement complétes spus cette date. On préfère la dernière, celle de 508 pp., tant à cause du papier que de sa plus grande correction"; Kvk..
Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Apuleio
2018-01-13 10:26:41
KEPLER, Johannes.
- Ulm, J. Saur, 1627. Folio. Illustr. Kupfertitel (G. Celer fec.), 8 Bl., 120 S. Moderner Halbleder mit Marmorpapierbezug u. Rückenschild. Erste Ausgabe, zweite Fassung, aber ohne den Tafel-Anhang (119 S.). - Der vorliegende Textteil enthält die "Praecepta", d.h. Anweisungen zur Benutzung der hier fehlenden Sonnen-, Mond- und Planetentafeln. "Die Vollendung der sog. Rudolphinischen Tafeln ist als Krönung der von Kepler bereits 30 Jahre zuvor unter Tycho Brahe in Angriff genommenen Arbeiten anzusehen, denen erstmals die neue logarithmische Rechenmethodik sowie die von Kepler erkannten Planetengesetze zugrundegelegt werden konnten" (Dünnhaupt, Kepler 49.1). - Caspar, Bibliogr. Kepleriana 79; Zinner 5063; DSB VII, 305; VD17 12:651552R; Sparrow, Milestones of Science 116; PMM 112 ". remained the standard astronomical tables for one hundred years". - Durchgehend gebräunt u. stockfleckig, stellenw. stärker u. gelegentlich fingerfleckig. Im Fußsteg meist etwas wasserrandig. Kupfertitel unten mit altem hs. Eintrag, Drucktitel mit teilw. entferntem kl. Stempel. Titel mit Stempelrasur). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Buch & Consult Ulrich Keip [Germany]
2018-01-09 20:59:44
KÖNIGSBERG (Kaliningrad) / Russland (Russia):
Kupferstich aus Thesaurus Philo-Politicus . (Meisner Schatzkästlein), 1627, 10 x 15 1. Ausgabe!
Bookseller: Antiquariat Norbert Haas [Bedburg-Hau, Germany]
2018-01-08 17:27:30
CARDANO GEROLAMO
ex officina Elzeviriana, 1627. Cm. 12, pp. (24) 767 (1). Bellissimo frontespizio inciso in rame raffigurante Cardano. Bella legatura in pieno marocchino rosso, dorso a 4 nervi con titoli e ricchi fregi dorati agli scomparti. Piatti inquadradrati du duplice filettatura con fregi in oro agli angoli e tagli dorati. Antica firma di possesso al frontespizio. Trascurabili mende alla legatura, qualche sporadica fioritura e lieve alone al margine alto delle carte finali. Bell'esemplare. Gerolamo Cardano (1501-1576), nativo di Pavia, fu medico, matematico, filosofo e astrologo di grande fama. Ebbe una vita tormentata a cusa dei figli, uno condannato a morte per uxoricidio, l'altro sospettato di furto. Nel 1570 fu arrestato per eresia e costretto a lasciare l'insegnamento e a distruggere le opere compilate e mai date alle stampe. La redazione di questa importante opera politica fu particolarmente travagliata e durò circa un decennio (1560-1570). Ne scaturì un manuale pratico dall'essenza utopica in cui la filosofia morale diviene guida per i comportamenti nella vita civile e politica. Rara prima edizione postuma. Si ebbero in seguito numerose ristampe, sotto il titolo di "Arcana politica". Cfr. Iccu; Willems, 272; Brunet I, 1573..
Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Apuleio
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