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         De Oraculis et Divinationibus Antiquorum, Tractatus Succinctus et exquisitus. - Joh. Christophori Wagenseilii de Hydraspide sua, sive, adversus extrema periculaaquarum munimento ac praesidio.Epistola / Additur Johannis Lemovicensismorale somnium

      1628 - 1690, Apud Henricpetrinos - Johannis Hofmanni 1628 - 2 ouvrages reliés en 1 volume in-8 carré ( 230 X 175 mm ), demi-basane, dos lisse orné de fleurons dorés ( Reliure postérieure ). Mors fendus, coiffes absentes. TRES RARE REUNION.VENERIO Johannes Antonius: De Oraculis et Divinationibus Antiquorum, Tractatus Succinctus et exquisitus. Basileae, Apud Henricpetrinos, 1628. 66 pages. Les feuillets sont roussis et la couverture avec manque a été remontée.WAGENSEILII Johann Christophi - LEMOVICENSUS Johannis: Joh. Christophori Wagenseilii de Hydraspide sua : sive, adversus extrema pericula aquarum munimento ac praesidio, ad PETRUM VALCKENIERIUM.Epistola / Additur Johannis Lemovicensis morale somnium Pharaonis & ab interitu vindicatur. Johannis Hofmanni, 1690. 38 pages. 1 bandeau, 2 figures dans le texte et 2 planches très curieuses dont une dépliante. + 4 ffnch. en gothique, 1 bandeau et 1 cul de lampe. + 42 pages, 1 bandeau et 1 cul de lampe. Symbolisme Hermétisme Occultisme Esotérisme Divination Prophétie Oracle Peche Plongee-sous-marine [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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         1628 Godwin Annales of England Rerum Anglicarum Queen Mary Henry VIII Tudor

      Londini : Apud Ioannem Billium, 1628. Second edition. - 1628 Godwin Annales of England Rerum Anglicarum Queen Mary Henry VIII Tudor Francis Godwin was a 16th-century English historian most known for his book “Annales of England” which was first published under the title “Rerum Anglicarum Henrico VIII Annales. This book on early English history primarily deals with King Henry VIII and his two children Edward VI and Queen Mary. Godwin composed this book to pose the English Tudor monarchs in high esteem with good character. This 1628 Latin edition follows a chronological timeline throughout the 16th-century beginning with 1508 through 1558 and the rise of Queen Elizabeth. A fine second edition, printed by Thomas Harper. Item number: #2212 Price: $599 GODWIN, Francis Rerum Anglicarum Henrico VIII. Edwardo VI. et Maria regnantibus, annales Londini : Apud Ioannem Billium, 1628. Second edition. Details: • Collation complete with all pages: [8], 246, [2] • References: Lowndes 905 (English ed); STC 11946 o STC denotes printer name • Language: Latin • Binding: Leather; tight & secure • Size: ~7.25in X 5.5in (18cm x 14cm) 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! 2212 Photos available upon request [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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         Gesamtansicht ('Quedlinburg in Sachsen.').

      - Kupferstich aus Meisner Schatzkästlein, 1628, 9, 5 x 15

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         Stephani Roderici Castrensis Lusitani. Philomelia. Libellus, quem suus autor ethices studiosis, non iniucundum fore sperat

      apud Petrum Cecconcellium, ad MedicÌ_a sydera, Florentiae 1628 - Vecchi forellini di tarlo estinto al dorso, carte brunite Medico portoghese. Tenne la cattedra all'Universita' di Pisa. (8) + 130 + (2) con una tavola f.t. p. 195x120 mm

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         Archontologia cosmica, sive imperiorum, regnorum, principatuum, rerumque publicarum omnium per totum Terrarum Orbem commentarii luculentissimi (.) Opera et studio Jo. Ludovici Gotofredi .

      - Lucas Jennisius, Frankfurt am Main 1628. Small folio. 3 parts in 1 volume (complete). (2)+(40)+690+267+81+(44) pages. Woodcut vignette on titlepage. Woodct initials and decorations at chapter-ends. Titlepage printed in black and red. Contemporary binding of white pigskin with blindtooled ornamentations to boards. Title and year of publication added to spine in later black handwriting. Bookblock slightly browned throughout. Bookplate on front pastedown. A well-preserved copy. * Graesse III,122 mentions a later edition, Frankfurt 1649. The first Latin edition of this important cosmographic work. Johann Ludwig Gottfried (1584-1633) based his work on the French book "Les Estats, empires, et principautez du monde" (1613) by Pierre d'Avity (1573-1635). He edited and added substantially, thus taking ownership on the work himself. The Latin edition was followed by a German version. In 1638, Matthäus Merian used the German text for a richly illustrated edition. Gottfried's Archontologia describes all the world, of course with emphasis on Germany, the Netherlands and France. The book does, however, cover Africa and the New World. The text describes a.o. the climate, culture, history and religion of each country and area. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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         Ordnung der Dieneren der Kilchen in der Statt unnd off der Landtschafft Zürich: ernüweret und inn Truck verfertiget.

      (Zürich) 1628. (35) p. Rebound Hardcover, 4° (Large waterstain in the final pages. The titlepage is decorated with a large woodcut depicting the coat of arms of Zürich in the centre surrounded by a border of 28 other coat of arms of various muncipalities of the canton of Zürich. The work contains a description of the regulations for resp. the selection and moving of ministers, ecclesiology, the way of living, the office of deacon, the Synod and finally in which way the Synod should be held.).

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         Symbolarum Epistolicarum 1628 [illustrated Woodcuts]

      Padua: Ex Typograph Joannis Baptistae De Martinis. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1628. Hardcover. B&W Illustrations; [16], 222 pages; Symbolarum epistolicarum liber in quo nonnulla ex antiquitatis iuris civilis et historiae penu depromuntur & illustrantur multaque auctorum loca emendantur & explicantur. Antique Epistolary Literature Law Woodcut Illustrations Leatherbound. Lorenzo Pignoria was a Paduan antiquary and philologist. Width: 4.5" Height: 6.5". Re-backed. The work is bound in full leather, with gilt ruling to the cover and spine, and red leather spine label with gilt lettering. The endpapers of this volume are new. The title page of this work features a woodcut vignette. A few other woodcut illustrations appear in the text, showing brightly and vividly. A well-preserved folding text plate appears in the center of the volume. The exterior of this volume is mildly worn, with rubbing to the edges of the covers. The binding is firm, and the armorial bookplate of Bibliotheque Schorsch is present to the front paste-down. Foxing appears on the blank preliminary page, growing more sporadic through the interior. The pages are generally bright, with scattered marginalia or underlining in ink. Some small sections of pages are toned. Page 201 shows a chip in the bottom edge. One folding plate, and 13 woodcuts in the text. .

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         Londinum Feracis: Ang. Met.

      1628 - Basle, 1628, German edition. Coloured. Woodcut map, printed area 245 x 360mm. An early map of London derived from the Braun & Hogenberg map, surveyed c.1560, so one of the earliest depictions of the city. HOWGEGO: 6, first issued 1598.

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         Matthaei Raderi e Societate Iesu, Ad Q. CURTII Rufi, de Alexandro Magno historiam, Prolufiones, Librorum synopfes, Capitum argumenta, COMMENTARII Cum indice, Capitum & Argumentorum, itemque Rerum memorabilium coptosissimo.

      Coloniae Agrippinnae, Apud IOANNEMKINCKIUM, ad intersigne Monocerotis, 1628. - In-folio, reliure de l'époque pleine basane fauve, dos à nerfs ornés de roulettes ornementées dorées, caisson de titre, caissons et plats couverts, à la grotesque du "L" couronné de Louis, alternant avec une fleur de lys (OHR, monogramme N° 16, déjà utilisé sous Louis XIII), livre de prix aux armes de Louis XIV (OHR 2494, fer N° 7), au centre des plats, tranches dorées, roulette dorée sur les coupes, gardes marbrées renouvelées, avec ex-libris armorié HORRIC de BEAUCAIRE, 1f. blanc, titre en rouge et noir avec la grand marques de l'éditeur (Licorne ), [6ff.] dédicace, privilège, index des chapitres; [3]ff., index Capitum et Argumentorum ad Quinti curait historiam de Alexandro Magno, commentaire. Carte gravée en taille douce, représentant l'expédition d'ALEXANDRE, a-f5, 683pp, index in Q. Cutii historia reteint memorabi [12]pp, 1 f. bl., grandes lettrines. Coiffes restaurées, qqs. ff. fortement brunis, ne génant pas la lisibilité, gardes renouvelées, exemplaire en belle condition dans une superbe reliure. Belle édition latine commentée de l'expédition d'Alexandre en Asie. "Même si leurs reliures sont parfois frappées des armes d'un collège, d'une ville ou d'un donateur, les Livres de Prix se distinguent des livres aux armes (stricto sensu) par leur fonction. En effet, si les livres aux armes ne sont en fait que des livres "classiques" frappés d'une marque de propriété, les livres de prix sont destinés à récompenser les meilleurs élèves d'un établissement de type scolaire (et les armes qu'ils portent identifient alors le plus souvent un généreux donateur ou l'institution). Cette pratique qui n'existe quasiment plus aujourd'hui a pris son essor au 17ème siècle. Au départ, elle était surtout l'apanage des grands lycées jésuites, qui récompensaient ainsi leurs élèves grâce à des livres offerts par les plus hauts personnages de la ville, de la province, voire du royaume. C'est seulement à partir des années 1730-1740 qu'elle se généralise et tend à devenir régulière et organisée. Apparemment, les livres de prix les plus anciens conservés dans les bibliothèques françaises datent de 1609 (Collège de La Flèche) et 1611 (Châlons). C'est parfois le roi en personne qui récompense ainsi les plus jeunes de ses sujets. Naturellement, les volumes ainsi offerts sont reliés aux armes des donateurs (souvent accompagnés de semis de fleurs de lys). Les premiers volumes offerts sont rares (26 livres distribués à Amiens entre 1626 et 1697) et sont généralement des grands formats (in-folio et in-quarto) dont le contenu est principalement constitué par des textes anciens dans leur langue d'origine, voire des livres contemporains écrits par des jésuites."(Blogdubibliophile). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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         Controversiarum forensium Francisci Nigri Cyriaci iur. cons. Mantuani, et in sua patria senatoris, ... Liber primus et secundus. In quo vltrà rerum indicatarum casus frequentes, ... accesserunt Decisiones aliquae Rotae Romanae nondum impressae. ...

      apud Aurelium, et Ludouicum Osannas fratres, ducales typographos, 1628. In 4, pp. 200 (Index)+882 (6), 220 (Index)+942 (6). Rilegatura coeva mezza pergamena, 4 nervi, titolo impresso in nero sul dorso. Testo su due colonne, capilettera finalini e testatine ornati. Vignetta calcogr. sul frontespizio raffigurante libro su baldacchino incorniciato da ghirlanda, motto "Emendat placide haec fovet atque benigne tuetur". Marca editoriale in ultima pagine raffigurante Fama, donna alata in piedi sul globo suona una tromba in cornice figurata. Motto: Virtute et labore. Abrasioni e forellini di tarlo sul dorso e sui piatti. Alone all'angolo superiore delle prime 50 pagine dell'Index del vol. 1. Rare fioriture sparse nel vol. 2. Nel complesso interni molto freschi

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         Creación del Marquesado de Benavites, firma Felipe IV. 18 de mayo de 1628.

      Manuscrito., Madrid. 1628 - . DOCUMENTO OFICIAL DE CREACIÓN DEL TÍTULO DE MARQUÉS DE BENAVITES. FIRMADO POR FELIPE IV Y FECHADO EN MADRID EL 18 DE MAYO DE 1628 ( FECHA DE CREACIÓN DEL TÍTULO ). EL MARQUESADO DE BENAVITES ES UN TÍTULO NOBILIARIO ESPAÑOL CREADO POR FELIPE IV POR ELEVACIÓN A MARQUESADO DEL CONDADO DE BENAVITES A FAVOR DE PEDRO EXARCH DE BELVÍS Y MARTORELL, I CONDE DE BENAVITES. BENAVITES ES UN MUNICIPIO DE LA PROVINCIA DE VALENCIA EN LA COMUNIDAD VALENCIANA, ESPAÑA PERTENECIENTE A LA COMARCA DEL CAMPO DE MURVIEDRO. CUBIERTAS DE PERGAMINO Y 4 HOJAS EN PERGAMINO, FOLIO.

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         Evsebii Pamphili Praeparationis Evangelicae Libri Decem: Graece et Latine Eusebio Tou Pamphilou Episkopou tes en Palaistine Kaisapeias Apodeixeos Biblia Deka Eusebii Pamphili Caesareae Palaestinae Episcopi De Demonstratione Evangelica Libri Decem Quibus accessere nondum hactenus editi nec visi contra Marcellum Ancyrae Episcopum libri duo, De Ecclesiastica Theologia tres omnia studio R.M. Latine facta, Notis illustrate & indicibus loco suo necessaris locupleata.

      Parisiis: Sumptibus Michaelis Sonnii, Sebastiani Cramoisy, Caroli Morelli 1628 - Parisiis: Sumptibus Michaelis Sonnii, Sebastiani Cramoisy, Caroli Morelli. 1628. 2 vols. Vol. 10 & 15 (as issued no others printed). Folios. Libri Decem - pp [8], 548, 195, [13pp Index].; Libri Qvindecim – pp [16], 856 pp. [24pp Index], 82pp [2pp Erratum]. Eusebius of Caesarea (AD 260/265 – 339/340), also known as Eusebius Pamphili, was a Greek historian of Christianity, exegete, and Christian polemicist. He became the bishop of Caesarea Maritima about 314 AD. Together with Pamphilus, he was a scholar of the Biblical canon and is regarded as an extremely well learned Christian of his time. He wrote Demonstrations of the Gospel, Preparations for the Gospel, and On Discrepancies between the Gospels, studies of the Biblical text. As "Father of Church History" he produced the Ecclesiastical History, On the Life of Pamphilus, the Chronicle and On the Martyrs. Both volumes are bound in contemporary vellum with elaborate gilt crest to all the boards and the inscription in gilt “SIC ITUR AD ASTRA”. The phrase has origins with Virgil, who wrote “sic itur ad astra” ("thus one journeys to the stars"), from Aeneid book IX, line 641, spoken by Apollo to Aeneas's young son Iulus, and opta ardua pennis astra sequi, ("desire to pursue the high (or hard to reach) stars on wings" book XII, lines 892–893, spoken by Aeneas to his foe Turnus in their combat). Internally (first page) there is a full page signed and dated 1786 by a Rector stating: “Egregium summaegne spei ADOLESCENTEM” followed by handwritten text “Ex Gymnasio in Academiam dimissum ob progressus in humanioribus litteris non vulgares, hoc praemio donandum censuerunt AMPLISSIMI GRAVISSIMIQUE AMISFURTENSIS GYMNASII CURATORES” Which roughly translates: “From the school to the Academy on account of the progress achieved in the study of humanities to receive the reward in the opinion of this most noble AMISFURTENSIS School Curators” Dimensions - 14 inches by 9 and a half inches by 2 to 3 inches   Condition Report Externally Spine – good condition – gilt titles and decoration, faded and discoloured as happens with vellum. Joints – fair to good condition – split to the front joint of volume 10 (still strong) and starting to the rear otherwise solid and sound. Corners – good condition – bumped. Boards – good condition – patinaed as is the case with vellum, gilt decorated to front and rear. Page edges – good condition. See above and photos. Internally Hinges – good condition – solid. Paste downs – good condition. End papers – good condition. Title – good condition – marking and foxing. Pages – good condition – marking and foxing. Binding – good condition – solid and bright. See photos Publisher: see above. Publication Date: 1628 Binding: Hardback [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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         Rerum quotidianarum libri duo .Vallisoleti, et Panormi [ma unicamente Palermo], apud Ioannem Baptistam Maringum , 1628.

      Vallisoleti, et Panormi [ma unicamente Palermo], apud Ioannem Baptistam Maringum 1628 - Pp. (8) 288 (40). Unito a: PARLADORIUS IOANNES YANEZ Quotidianarum differentiarum sesquicenturia . adiectae sunt eiusdem authoris quaestiones duodeviginti. Stessi dati tipografici. Pp. (8) 287 (31); 24 + 1 c.b. Tra parti in un volume di cm. 30,5. Bellissime vignette incise in rame ai due frontespizi, il primo dei quali bicolore. Leg. coeva in piena perg. rigida con titoli ms. al dorso, ripetuti al taglio di piede. Antiche note di possesso al frontespizio. Alcune mancanze di perg. al dorso, fenditura ad una cerniera, primo ed ultimo quaderno un po' mobili, lievi fioriture e bruniture dovute alla qualità della carta. Nel complesso buon esemplare. Juan Yanez Parladorio, giurista spagnolo attivo a partire dalla seconda metà del Cinquecento, guadagnò fama in tutta Europa proprio grazie a quest'opera, importante pratica di diritto civile, fiscale e commerciale. stampata Raro. Cfr. Palau y Dulcet, v. 28, p. 254; Sapori, 3234. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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         Tantum distamus ap invicem

      Artist: Scherer Heinrich ( - 1704) ; issued in: Munich; date: ca 1695 1628 - - technic: Copper print; - colorit: colored; - condition: Very good; - size (in cm): 23 x 34; - description: Map shows the Pacific with California as an island and Japan; -vita of the artist: Heinrich Scherer was German Geographer and Natural scientist.

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         THE HOLY BIBLE, CONTAINING THE OLD TESTAMENT AND THE NEW. Newly Translated out of the Originall Tongues: And with the former Translations diligently compared and revised by his Maiesties speciall commandement. Appointed to be read in Churches.

      London, Bonham Norton and John Bill, Printers to the Kings most Excellent Maiestie, 1628.. KING JAMES BIBLE with Apocrypha, 1628. Small 4to, approximately 215 x 160 mm, 8½ x 6½ inches, engraved pictorial general title page and New Testament title page both with broad woodcut border representing the tents and shields of the 12 tribes, the 12 apostles, and the 4 evangelists with title in heart shape at centre, both dated 1628, decorated head- and tailpieces and initials, printed in black letter, no pagination. Bound in at the front are the Genealogies of J.S. (John Speed) Title page with to the Christian reader on verso, plus 34 numbered pages, followed by 4 pages unnumbered, containing the Description of Canaan and the engraved double page map of the Holy Land by John Speed. Collation: Signatures: A8, A8-Rrr8, Colophon below text on last page, LACKING ARE LEAVES Xx1 and Xx2 (Tobit chapters III-XI) and replaced with 3 leaves from another blackletter Bible, text differs slightly, ALSO LACKING IS SIGNATURE Nnn (8 leaves from St. Paul's Letter to the Romans) and the text replaced with 10 leaves from a Bible printed in roman, lacks verse 16 and first line of verse 17. Bound in full Victorian Divinty style calf, decorated in blind, expertly rebacked with original backstrip laid on, raised bands, blind rules, gilt lettered red morocco label, gilt date at foot, all edges red, marbled endpapers, no pagination to Bible. Two small neat repairs to Genealogy margin, no loss, tiny neat repair to lower margin corner of general title page plus12 other margins and corners neatly repaired with loss to a few letters only, ( repair to final page of Apocrypha with very slight loss of legibility), 2 corners of Rrr8 neatly strengthened on blank side, Ii6 torn across text, skilfully repaired, all still legibile, 2 leaves in St Johns Gospel have margins slightly trimmed with slight loss to running title, a few other pages slightly trimmed at top edge with loss to running title, the double page map by John Speed has been tightly bound in at center fold when rebound, occasional light soiling to margins, a few stains on text, no loss of legibility, ink name in 1 margin with some ink smudges, some early writing in margins of colophon and heavy old ink scribble on blank verso. A good sturdy copy (with 10 leaves replaced as noted). Darlow and Moule Volume I, page 159, No. 315; Herbert page 156, No. 411. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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         Emblemata

      Bologna: Clemente Ferroni, 1628. 4to (203x140 mm); 18th-century full calf, panels within a triple fillet in gilt, spine with five raised bands and gilt title on morocco label, marbled endleaves, gilt edges (joints and top of the spine partially restored); 331, (5) pp. With frontispiece, portrait of the Madonna di San Luca and 81 full-page emblems, all engraved by Giovanni Battista Coriolano (1595-1649), Oliviero Gatti (1598-1646) and Agostino Parisini (fl. 1625-1636) after drawings by Florio Macchi and Giovanni Battista Coriolano. Provenance: Jean-Baptiste Colbert (1619-1683), minister of finances of France under King Louis XIV, also renown for his celebrated library which was sold at Paris in 1728 (his ownership's inscription on the title-page); Richard Heber (1773-1833), English book-collector and founder of the Roxburghe Club of bibliophiles, whose library of 105,000 volumes was sold by auction at London in 1835 (his stamp on the front flyleaf); Beckford Library (pencil note on the front flyleaf, dated Dec. 20, 1882). Small repair to the lower margin of pp. 121/122 not affecting the text, otherwise a very good, fresh copy.FIRST EDITION of this lively and richly illustrated emblem book, which often offers an interesting iconography on contemporary life in Bologna.Giovanni Battista Coriolano and Oliviero Gatti, pupils of G.L. Valesio, are responsible for the majority of the illustrations. The engraved title and 26 of the emblems were engraved by Coriolano. The dedicatory plate and 52 of the emblems are the work of Gatti. The remaining plates were engraved by Agostino Parisini after Florio Maccio, a pupil of Lodovico Carracci.Paolo Maccio (o Macchi o Mazzi), born in Modena, studied in Bologna, where he was later appointed professor in the local university. He published several orations and occasional texts related to academic life (cf. G. Tiraboschi, Biblioteca modenese, Modena, 1783-'86, III, pp. 103-104 AND VI, p. 131; see also S. Mazzetti, Repertorio di tutti i professori dell'Università e dell'Istituto delle Scienze di Bologna, Bologna, 1848, p. 207).J. Landwehr, Romanic emblem books, Utrecht, 1976, no. 496; Catalogo unico, IT\ICCU\VEAE\002254; M. Praz, Studies in seventeenth-century Imagery, Rome, 1975, p. 409; Cicognara, no. 1913; A. Sorbelli, Storia della stampa in Bologna, Bologna, 1929, p. 140; L. Frati, Opere della bibliografia bolognese, Bologna, 1888-1889, no. 7447; L. Bolzoni & B. Allegranti, Con parola brieve e con figura: libri antichi di imprese e emblemi, Lucca, 2004, p. 48.

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         Sir Francis Drake Revived

      Second edition. Engraved portrait vignette on the titlepage. Small 4to. Modern crimson calf, old style, gilt. [viii], 80pp. London, Nicholas Bourne,

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         Emblemata EX BIBLIOTHECA COLBERTINA AND HEBERIANA

      4to (203x140 mm); 18th-century full calf, panels within a triple fillet in gilt, spine with five raised bands and gilt title on morocco label, marbled endleaves, gilt edges (joints and top of the spine partially restored); 331, (5) pp. With frontispiece, portrait of the Madonna di San Luca and 81 full-page emblems, all engraved by Giovanni Battista Coriolano (1595-1649), Oliviero Gatti (1598-1646) and Agostino Parisini (fl. 1625-1636) after drawings by Florio Macchi and Giovanni Battista Coriolano. Provenance: Jean-Baptiste Colbert (1619-1683), minister of finances of France under King Louis XIV, also renown for his celebrated library which was sold at Paris in 1728 (his ownership's inscription on the title-page); Richard Heber (1773-1833), English book-collector and founder of the Roxburghe Club of bibliophiles, whose library of 105,000 volumes was sold by auction at London in 1835 (his stamp on the front flyleaf); Beckford Library (pencil note on the front flyleaf, dated Dec. 20, 1882). Small repair to the lower margin of pp. 121/122 not affecting the text, otherwise a very good, fresh copy.FIRST EDITION of this lively and richly illustrated emblem book, which often offers an interesting iconography on contemporary life in Bologna.Giovanni Battista Coriolano and Oliviero Gatti, pupils of G.L. Valesio, are responsible for the majority of the illustrations. The engraved title and 26 of the emblems were engraved by Coriolano. The dedicatory plate and 52 of the emblems are the work of Gatti. The remaining plates were engraved by Agostino Parisini after Florio Maccio, a pupil of Lodovico Carracci.Paolo Maccio (o Macchi o Mazzi), born in Modena, studied in Bologna, where he was later appointed professor in the local university. He published several orations and occasional texts related to academic life (cf. G. Tiraboschi, Biblioteca modenese, Modena, 1783-'86, III, pp. 103-104 AND VI, p. 131; see also S. Mazzetti, Repertorio di tutti i professori dell'Università e dell'Istituto delle Scienze di Bologna, Bologna, 1848, p. 207).J. Landwehr, Romanic emblem books, Utrecht, 1976, no. 496; Catalogo unico, IT\ICCU\VEAE\002254; M. Praz, Studies in seventeenth-century Imagery, Rome, 1975, p. 409; Cicognara, no. 1913; A. Sorbelli, Storia della stampa in Bologna, Bologna, 1929, p. 140; L. Frati, Opere della bibliografia bolognese, Bologna, 1888-1889, no. 7447; L. Bolzoni & B. Allegranti, Con parola brieve e con figura: libri antichi di imprese e emblemi, Lucca, 2004, p. 48.

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         Le blason des armoiries, auquel est monstree le maniere que les anciens & modernes ont usé en icelles

      Paris, Rolet Boutonne, 1628. Large 4o. High quality modern full leather, gilt on spine. Exlibris of Daniel de Bruin. Title page grimed, rest slightly browned. (12)+197+(2) pag. Illustrated with engraved title page depicting two angels supporting the arms of Louis XIII, signed Picart. Hundreds of woodcuts and copper-plate engraved coats-of-arms. Hierosme (Jerome) de Bara (1540-1600) was a craftsman about who little is know. His principle work Le blason des armories was edited multiple times by him in Lyon. This 1628 copy is the fifth edition, for the first time published in Paris, 28 years after the author's death. It is richly illustrated and enlarged with L’État et comportement des armes, by Jean Scohier and Le tableau des armoiries de France, by Philippe Moreau. The book describes the early 17th century science of heraldry. The author explains all aspects of the French heraldic tradition. H80

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         Promenading young men and women [De Hollandsche Lys met de Brabantsche Bely: set title]

      Promenading young men and women, included as illustration to Gilles Jacobs Quintijn's:'De Hollandsche Lys met de Brabantsche Bely'. Below left:'AVV' and on the right: 'Theod. Matham fe 1628'. Some text in letterpress within plate, above. Engraving on paper, on the verso text in letterpress, pasted on laid paper with manuscript text copied in black ink from the verso of the engraving; print: 90 x 118 mm; total: 322 x 260 mm. Only state, New Hollstein 187

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         VITE DE SANTI E BEATI DI FOLIGNO ET DI QUELLI I CORPI DE QUALI SI RIPOSANO IN ESSA CITTA E SUA DIOCESI,

      APPRESSO AGOSTINO ALTERII, FOLIGNO 1628 - In 8. Dim. 21x15,5 cm. Pp. (4)+412+(24). Edizione originale del 1628 di questa interessante opera agiografica sui Santi e Beati della città di Foligno scritta dallo storico Lodovico Iacobilli (1598-1664).Iacobilli studiò a Foligno poi a Roma per laurearsi in diritto a Perugia.Trasferitosi a Foligno diventa sacerdote nel 1822. Alla città di Foligno lascia la sua immensa biblioteca. Due firme di possesso una datata 1743, una 1785. Manoscritto datato 1743 in antiporta. Numerose xilografie e bellissimi capilettera decorati. Tra i Santi e Beati descritti: San Feliciano Martire, Giovanni da Casalina, Alessandrina de Signori di Letto, Giovanni da Valle, Gemma Figliuoli da Sulmona, Margherita Figliuoli da Sulmona, Antonio Ongaro, Vincenzo da Soria, Isidoro Clario da Brescia, Florentio da Laodicea, Angelina Corbara Contessa di Civitella, Francesco da Brescia, Antonio Bettini da Siena, Giovanni da Norcia, Tomasuccio da Valmacinaia di Nocera, Theodora degli Annibali, Cecilia Coppoli da Perugia.Della città di Foligno: Angela da Foligno , Domenico, Foligno, Pasqualina, Ermanno Ermanni, Tommaso, Leonardo, Martino, Eraclio Giusto, Placido, Margherita, Pietro Cresci, Girolamo degli Atti, Angelo, Paolo Trinci, Gio. Battista Vitelli, Leviano, Matteo ecc.Manoscritti alle sguardie. In buone condizioni e completo. Copertina in piena pergamena con titolo gotico al dorso in buone condizioni generali con usure e parti mancanti ai margini e dorso. Legatura in ottime condizioni. Pagine in buone condizioni con rare fioriture. Lievi gore d'umidità marginali.Original edition of 1628 of this interesting work about blessed people and Saints of the city of Foligno written by the historian Lodovico Iacobilli (1598-1664).Iacobilli studied in Foligno then in rome and took a degree in Perugia. He moved in Foligno where he became priest in 1822. He left his library to the city of Foligno Two signatures, one dated 1743, another one 1785. Handwritten page dated 1743 in the frontspice. Different woodcuts and decorated initial letters. Between the blessed people and Saints described: San Feliciano Martire, Giovanni da Casalina, Alessandrina de Signori di Letto, Giovanni da Valle, Gemma Figliuoli da Sulmona, Margherita Figliuoli da Sulmona, Antonio Ongaro, Vincenzo da Soria, Isidoro Clario da Brescia, Florentio da Laodicea, Angelina Corbara Contessa di Civitella, Francesco da Brescia, Antonio Bettini da Siena, Giovanni da Norcia, Tomasuccio da Valmacinaia di Nocera, Theodora degli Annibali, Cecilia Coppoli da Perugia.Belonging to the city of Foligno: Angela da Foligno , Domenico, Foligno, Pasqualina, Ermanno Ermanni, Tommaso, Leonardo, Martino, Eraclio Giusto, Placido, Margherita, Pietro Cresci, Girolamo degli Atti, Angelo, Paolo Trinci, Gio. Battista Vitelli, Leviano, Matteo ecc.Handwritten text in the endpages. In good conditions and complete. Full parchment coeval cover with gothic title in the spine in good general conditions with wearings and missing parts in the edges and spine. Binding in very good conditions. Inside pages are in good conditions with occasional foxings. SLight water stains in the edges. La libreria offre per un periodo limitato uno sconto del 20% su tutti i suoi libri. Il prezzo originale dell'articolo era 800,00 euro.

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         Epitalami.. All’Illustriss. & Eccell. sig. Marescial D’Ancre

      per il Ciotti, 1628. 12mo (cm. 12,9), 12 cc.nn., 155(1) pp. Ogni Epitalamio ha un proprio frontis., alcuni con data 1627 (La Francia consolata, Il balletto delle Muse, Venere pronuba, L’anello, La cena, il Torneo, Il letto, Le fatiche d’Hercole, Urania, Himeneo, Sonetti epithalamici). (segue) Idem, Il ritratto del Serenissimo Don Carlo Emanuello Duca di Savoia. Panegirico, ibidem, 90 pp., 3 cc.nn. (segue) Idem, Il tempio. Panegirico... alla Maestà christianissima di Maria de’ Medici Reina di Francia & di Navarra, ibidem, 73 pp., 2 cc.nn. (segue) Idem, Il Tebro festante. Panegirico... all’Illustriss. Sig. Domenico Molino (e) Il rapimento d’Europa ed il testamento amoroso. Idillii, ibidem, 41 pp., 2 cc.nn. Legatura coeva in piena pergamena con con titolo ms. in grandi caratteri gotici al ds. (minime tracce d’usura). Timbretto ex libris e piccola firma di appartenenza al frontis. Nel complesso, ottimo esemplare. Rara raccolta di quattro edizioni del Marino pubblicate dal Ciotti. Cfr. per le prime tre opere Vinciana, nn. 2523, 2526 e 2528. Giambonini, nn. 48, 174, 231 (prime tre opere).

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         Grote tekening (40x60 cm) met kleur, voorstellende de opstelling van legeronderdelen voor een veldslag. Midden 17e-eeuws. Fraai blad.

      Tegenover elkaar staan enerzijds een groep militairen te paard met het bijschrift Cormtte du Roy venane d'Pontorse pour.... en anderzijds een rij kanonnen en een aantal groepen militairen te voet en te paard. Deze laatste groepen hebben als bijschriften le duc de Longueville, Mons. della Nouve avec les restes, le duc de Luxembourg, Mons. de Huin, infanterie francoise trois mille, Suisses douze mille, Lancequeng trois mille, carabins en A Pordus. De bevelhebbers zijn o.a. Francois Henri de Montmorency-Bouteville, duc de Luxembourg (1628-1695) en Henri II duc de Longueville (1595-1663). Wellicht betreft het een veldslag tijdens de Fronde, een , 523, e burgeroorlog. (Met dank aan Drs E. van Dooren van het legermuseum.) M7991

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         Self-stryt, dat is onderlinghe worstelinghe van goede ende quade gedachten. Op nieuws vermeerdert ende verbetert vanden autheur, ende met nieuwe, aerdige af-beeldingen van kopere platen verçiert. Bijgebonden: Self-stryt, dat is krachtighe beweginge van vlees ende geest, poëtischer wijse voor-gestelt, inde persoon ende op de gelegentheyt van Joseph. Ten tijde hij van Potiphars huysvrouwe wierdt versocht tot overspel.+ Veld-teycken, alle eerbare jonge -luyden toe-geeygent

      - 's Gravenhage, Adriaen vander Venne, Joost Ockers, 1628. Printer's device + 9 engravings in the text + engraved vignette on last page. (II) 43, (II) 48, 95 pp. Vellum. 8º. *a few old underlinings in pen; sides partly spotted and a little bit foxed; otherwise good condition* The first edition of 'Self-stryt' was published in 1620 [Attributes: First Edition]

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         Deductie van Ferdinandus Gruiwardt, der medicijnen doctor en practisijn [...] over 't recht van sijn huijs-vrouw en kinderen [...] Gedrukt in 't jaer ons heeren 1667. [Gebonden met:] Ampliatie van de documenten en stucken raeckende de deductie [...] 1668. [Gebonden met:] Appendix van de voorgaende deductie en ampliatie [...] 1671. [Gebonden met:] Index van de voorgaende deductie, ampliatie en appendix [...] 1672.

      4°, gebonden in geheel leren band, (14+59+100+(2)+29+16 pag. met een originele portrettekening. C1279."Knuttel 9593a-, 9702a-, 9908a-, 10638a-; Nagtglas, Zeeuwen I pag. 298. Vier pamfletten betreffende de erfenis van zijn schoonvader Johannes Wilhelmi, die de Middelburgse medicus Gruiwardt (1628 - 1701) was ontzegd. Het boek bevat een getekend portret van Petronella Wilhelmi, de echtgenote van Gruiwardt, aet 34, gesigneerd 'Pr. Peuteman 1672', spiegelbeeldig aan het anonieme gegraveerde portret van haar (Muller 2059). Het feit dat het spiegelbeeldig is wijst erop dat deze tekening de ontwerptekening was voor de anonieme prent, die dus naar Peuteman gegraveerd blijkt.$ Gruiwardt werd in zijn proces bijgestaan door de latere ambassadeur Arnoud van Citters."

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         THE PREROGATIVE OF PARLIAMENTS IN ENGLAND: PROVED IN A DIALOGUE (PRO & CONTRA) BETWEEN A COUNCELLOUR OF STATE AND A JUSTICE OF PEACE)

      Midelburge [London]: [T. Cotes], 1628. First Edition. Published after his death, Raleigh's Prerogative is a dialogue between a courtier and a country justice of the peace ... and "defends the highest notion of liberty which the principles of that age would bear" [cf. David Hume, History of England, Vol. 8, p. 494]. An attractive copy, bound by C. J. Sawyer of Grafton St.. Binding is full polished calf with a double filler in gilt to the perimeters, edges with a decorative roll; and turn-ins with gilt dentelles; spine with decorations and a morocco title label. Previous owner ex-libris. [8], 65, [1] p. (STC 20648a).

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         "Le blason des armoiries, auquel est monstree le maniere que les anciens & modernes ont usé en icelles. ".

      "Paris, Rolet Boutonne, 1628. Large 4o. High quality modern full leather, gilt on spine. Exlibris of Daniel de Bruin. Title page grimed, rest slightly browned. (12)+197+(2) pag. Illustrated with engraved title page depicting two angels supporting the arms of Louis XIII, signed Picart. Hundreds of woodcuts and copper-plate engraved coats-of-arms. Hierosme (Jerome) de Bara (1540-1600) was a craftsman about who little is know. His principle work Le blason des armories was edited multiple times by him in Lyon. This 1628 copy is the fifth edition, for the first time published in Paris, 28 years after the author's death. It is richly illustrated and enlarged with L'État et comportement des armes, by Jean Scohier and Le tableau des armoiries de France, by Philippe Moreau. The book describes the early 17th century science of heraldry. The author explains all aspects of the French heraldic tradition. H80".

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         Emblemata cum privilegiis

      Bologna: Clemens Ferronius, April 1628. 4to (199 x 141 mm). Roman and italic type. Engraved title within typographical border, dedicatory plate of the Madonna and Child, and 81 engraved emblematic illustrations in text, all surrounded by typographic borders. Contemporary limp vellum. Internal hole in G4 affecting text. Provenance: Lomace Le Patrice (early signature on front free endpaper; contemporary shelfmark in ink on title); purchased from Emil Offenbacher, 1960. FIRST EDITION of this charming emblem book. The fine engravings are the work of Bolognese engravers Oliviero Gatti (b. circa 1595), who designed 52 of the emblems, and Giovanni Battista Coriolano (circa 1587-1649), who signed the title and 26 emblems. Both were pupils of Giovanni Luigi Valesio. The remaining engravings are by Agostino Parisini after designs by Florio Maccio, a pupil of Ludovico Carracci. Quotations from Greek and Latin classics and a short Italian poem accompany the 81 emblems. Cicognara 1913; Landwehr, Romanic 496; Praz, Studies in Seventeenth Century Imagery, II, pp. 101-102. From the Collection of Arthur & Charlotte Vershbow.

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         Academie de l'Espée ... ou se demonstrent per reigles mathematiques sur le fondement d'un cercle mysterieux la theorie et pratique des vrais et jusqu'a present incognus secrets du maniement des armes a pied et a cheval

      [Leiden: B. & A. Elzevier], 1628. Two parts in one volume, large folio (560 x 408 mm). Engraved title, portrait of the author, 9 plates of coats-of-arms, 46 plates of fencing (45 double-page) by Crispin de Passe (1), Wilhelm Jacob Delff (3), J. Gilli (6), Crispian Quebon (6) and others, divided into 33 sections in the first part, and 13 sections in the second, each separately paginated and preceded by an engraved plate. Contemporary Dutch gilt-paneled vellum, the spine decorated and lettered in red. Plate 15 with short marginal repaired tear, 11 plates with semi-circular dampstain in lower margin, the first just touching lower image, plate 20 with two repaired marginal tears, one just crossing border, plate 7 in the second part with some chipping along lower sheet edge, the last plate somewhat browned and with some soft vertical creases. Provenance: purchased from Marlborough Rare Books, 1968. THE MOST SUMPTUOUS BOOK ON FENCING EVER PRODUCED: A MASTERPIECE IN THE ART OF BOOK PRODUCTION, BLENDING INSPIRED TYPOGRAPHY WITH VERY FINE ENGRAVING. The Académie de l'Espée is the finest publication of the Elzevier Press, and one of the 17th-century's most lavish publications. Gérard Thibault was born at Antwerp around 1574 and followed other members of his family into the wool trade. In about 1603, he was living at Sanlúcar de Barrameda, south of Seville, where he learned the mathematical method of fencing taught by the famous Luis Pacheco de Narvaez. Thibault further refined and elaborated on this system and, soon after returning to Flanders in 1611, presented himself and his system to the Dutch fencing masters assembled at Rotterdam for a competition. After further demonstrations to Prince Maurice and Prince Henry, he conceived of the idea for his book. Thibault's system is based on the "mystic circle," a diagram drawn on the floor within a circle, the radius of which is in accurate proportion to the stature of the fencer and the length of his sword. The circle was marked according to the probabilities of strokes and parries, and one contestant was intended to traverse from one intersection to the next. If this stepping was done correctly, the result was a foregone victory, and if both contestants followed the system, they could fence without fear of injury. The title-page is engraved by Schelte van Bolswert of Brussels with the lettering inscribed on the plate by Gerrit Gauw of Haarlem, engraver of the copybooks of Jan van de Velde. The 46 plates are the work of 16 different engravers from Amsterdam, The Hague, Haarlem, Leiden, Delft, Utrecht, and Germany. Two plates are enlarged copies of emblematic engravings in praise of fencing which Michel le Blon had produced for Thibault around 1615. The preliminaries are not compiled in the same way in all copies, but no priority has been established. The present copy has the standard count of 13 preliminaries. Hofer, Baroque Book Illustration 124; Vigeant p.125; Willems 302. From the Collection of Arthur & Charlotte Vershbow.

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         LEXIKA. -, Compendiöses Gelehrten-Lexikon, Darinnen die Gelhrten aller Stände, welche vom Anfang der Welt grösten theils in ganz Europa bis auf ietzige Zeit gelebet.

      2 Tle. in 1 Bd. 22,5 x 14 cm. Gestoch. Frontispiz, 13 Bl., 1628 und 1682 Spalten, 1 Bl. Pergament d. Zt. mit hs. RSchild. Fehlt bei Zischka. - Sehr schönes Exemplar der 2. Auflage. Kulturgeschichte, Lexika

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         Grote tekening (40x60 cm) met kleur, voorstellende de opstelling van legeronderdelen voor een veldslag. Midden 17e-eeuws. Fraai blad.

      - Tegenover elkaar staan enerzijds een groep militairen te paard met het bijschrift Cormtte du Roy venane d'Pontorse pour. en anderzijds een rij kanonnen en een aantal groepen militairen te voet en te paard. Deze laatste groepen hebben als bijschriften le duc de Longueville, Mons. della Nouve avec les restes, le duc de Luxembourg, Mons. de Huin, infanterie francoise trois mille, Suisses douze mille, Lancequeng trois mille, carabins en A Pordus. De bevelhebbers zijn o.a. Francois Henri de Montmorency-Bouteville, duc de Luxembourg (1628-1695) en Henri II duc de Longueville (1595-1663). Wellicht betreft het een veldslag tijdens de Fronde, een , 523, e burgeroorlog. (Met dank aan Drs E. van Dooren van het legermuseum.) M7991

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         Rudimenta linguae Arabicae.

      Leiden, Boneventura and Abraham Elzevier, 1628. - Small 8vo (150 x 95 mm). (10), 172, (48) pp. With title page printed in red and black. 19th-century green sheepskin. Rare second, corrected edition of Erpenius's influential Arabic grammar. Erpenius, one of the most distinguished orientalists and by far the best Arabist of his day, published his famous "Grammatica Arabica" in 1613, followed in 1620 by the "Rudimenta linguae Arabicae", a slightly abridged version of the "Grammatica". It includes the Arabic text, with Latin transcriptions, of chapter 64 of the Quran. - Removed from the Reims Jesuit College library, with their annotation to title page ("Collegii Remensis / Societatis Jesu / Catalogo Inscriptur"). A fine copy. Aboussouan 309. Smitskamp I, 69. Schnurrer 60. STCN (3 copies). Cf. Hamilton, Europe and the Arab world 18.

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         Codex Canonum Ecclesiasticorum Dionysii Exigui

      Paris, Lutetiae Parisiorum Maturinum, 1628. 228 Seiten 8° , Softcover/Paperback Oberflächlich leich löchriger Einband mit Fleckigkeit und Beschabungen. Innen gut mit altersgemäss nur leicht gebräunten Seiten. Sehr rares Buch! Versand D: 5,00 EUR Theologie

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         L'Hydre Morbifique Exterminée

      Herve du Mesnil, Paris 1628 - Contemporary sponged calf, some surface scrapes and modest wear but sound and attractive. Old name penned to title, scattered minor foxing and staining, corner torn off a page in the preface with no loss of text. Lacking the extra engraved title but with the portrait (copies frequently seem to lack one or the other). Scarce. (46), 576pp. Ferguson Collection 565.Councilor and physician to Louis XIV, he wrote several books on medicine and alchemy. Collected works were printed in 1646. Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Science & Technology; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 046437. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The History of the World

      London: Printed for H. Lownes, G. Lathum, and R. Young,, 1628. In Five Bookes. Folio (327 x 220 mm). Contemporary sprinkled calf, rebacked to style, red calf label, raised bands, compartments ruled and decorated in gilt and black, boards ruled in blind. Housed in a purple morocco slipcase. Engraved title page portrait of Raleigh, 8 double-page engraved maps and plans, numerous tables to the text. Bound without the additional engraved title page dated 1614. Library stamp to front pastedown, ownership inscriptions to front free endpaper and final page, armorial bookplate to title page verso, a few marginal marks to pages 469 and 507 of the second book. A few marks and spill-burns to boards, some small tears to page extremities, occasional minor ink staining, spotting, and dampstain to contents, neat marginal reinforcement to sig. T2, T3, and corresponding map, and to final four leaves, overall a very good and clean copy. Fourth edition (as stated in STC) of Raleigh's major work written during his years in the Tower, one of only a few of his writings intended for publication to a wide audience, "a political tract of immediate applicability" (PMM). First published in 1614, The History of the World was straightaway suppressed for its censorship of the monarchy, but it remained extremely popular and ran through ten editions between 1614 and 1687. "What exists is a substantial work, of about a million words, in five books, running from the creation of the world to 146 BC, the time of the second Macedonian war. The first two books are principally, though not wholly, concerned with biblical history, the last three mainly with the story of Greece and Rome … The History is far more than a chronology. Its opening chapters described the creation of the world and its nature, before Raleigh moved to the philosophical problems raised by the concepts of prescience, providence, free will, and fortune" (ODNB). "It proved an arsenal of political ammunition to the Englishmen who overthrew the absolutism of the Stewarts at home and laid the foundations of New England beyond the seas … He was among the first Englishmen to envisage clearly that the Americas should be the principal goal of English overseas expansion" (PMM). This copy includes the bookplate, dated 1702, and ownership signature of barrister and politician Abel Ketelbey (1675/1676–1744).

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