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

Displayed below are some selected recent viaLibri matches for books published in 1628

        Le blason des armoiries. (with) L' estat et comportement des armes. (with) Le tableau des armoiries de France.

      chez Rolet Boutonne, au palais, a l'entree de la petite Galerie des prisonniers 1628 - Folio. Three vols in one pp. 1) pp. [xii], 197, [iii]. 2) pp. [iv], 95, [i]. 3) pp. [viii], 70, [ii]. Roman letter. First two titles in red and black, large engraved printer’s device on each, of two angels supporting the arms of Louis XIII, signed Picart on first, vol 1 with very numerous woodcut and engraved arms, vol two with woodcut arms and genealogical tables, small woodcut diagrams in text of third, all with fine floriated initials and head and tail-pieces. Light age yellowing, some leaves slightly browned, minor, light, marginal water-stains in places. Very good, clean, well margined copies, in contemporary limp vellum, slightly soiled, nibbled at edges in places, small stab hole in upper cover, upper edge a bit chewed. An excellent collection of three of the most important French works on heraldry, covering, between them all aspects of that art or science, all corrected and augmented and beautifully illustrated and printed. The first work by Bara concerns the history and tradition of heraldry starting with a general description of the forms in heraldry, with descriptions of the colours and form of arms and the use, meaning and history of the various symbols. The second part includes descriptions of the arms of a whole host of historical and mythical individuals, including Prester John, Alexander the Great, Hercules, and the arms of the Knights of the Round table, who were a significant element in medieval heraldry. (The identification of individuals from the Arthurian legends with particular arms is evidenced from as early as the 12th century, by the 15th century some 200 such arms had been attributed.) He also includes the arms of figures from the Old Testament, Greek and Roman mythology. The work ends with descriptions of the arms of the major houses of Europe and the high nobility of France. Scohier’s work, regarded as one of the best French heraldic treatises, also starts with a general description of the form of arms. It then elaborates a method of compiling genealogies and describes how arms are passed from generation to generation, with significant sections on the rights and laws of the wearing of arms. The final work by Moreau is prefaced by an interesting letter addressed to “La Noblesse Francoise” describing the importance of arms and their heritage to the nobility and royalty. In it describes succinctly the purpose of this work, “de rechercher les raisons des Armoiries tant principals, & substantielles, que parergues, & accessoires, comme de leurs Tymbres, Ordres, & Suports, & puis rebroussant iusqu’a leur premiere origine, tascher de desfricher, & descouvrir l’antiquite des plus grandes, & illustres.”. As stated he researches the first origins of the use of arms and discusses in length the meaning of each major aspect of the design of arms and their first use, their original significance and modern interpretation. It is probable that the three works were put together by the publisher or a contemporary bookseller as they are complementary in design and use and represent the periods best works on heraldry. Brunet states that they are sometimes found together in this form. (Brunet, Bara I 642). 1) BM STC Fr. C17th B192. Brunet, I 642. Graesse I 287. 2) BM STC Fr. C17th S 475. Brunet V 234. Graesse VI 325. 3) BM STC Fr. C17th M1393. Not in Brunet or Graesse. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Sokol Books Ltd. ABA ILAB]
 1.   Check availability:     IberLibro     Link/Print  

        LES NOUVELLE DE LANCELOT. Tirées des plus celebres Auteurs Espagnols. A Paris, chez Pierre Billaine, Rue St.Jacques a la bonne foy, 1628.

      Testo francese. Opera in due parti raccolte in unico volume, dedicata a Roger du Plesseys. Cm.17,2x10,5. Pg.(16), 256; 350. Legatura in piena pergamena molle coeva, con minima abrasione al piatto posteriore. Frontespizio decorato da Iaspar Isac a motivi allegorici. Cartigli e capilettera incisi. Minime tarlature con restauri cartacei alle pg.43 - 155 della prima parte. Il volume contiene sei novelle: "Les Esclauses Illustres", "Le Ravissment heureux", "L'Infidelle Confidente", "La Devôte hypocrite", "L'Insolente Belle - mere", "L'Hermaphrodite". La prima, la terza e la sesta delle presenti Novelle provengono dal "Teatro Popular" di Francisco De Lugo y Davila (1622). Dopo aver già tradotto alcuni testi spagnoli, Nicolas Lancelot pubblicò a Lyon nel 1614 una versione della "Constante Amarilis" di Suarez de Figueroa, per poi dedicarsi alla traduzione di testi moreschi. Il presente costituisce il suo testo più rinomato.

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Pera]
 2.   Check availability:     Link/Print  

        Official Document Signed

      County of Bedford, 1628. unbound. 1 page, 16 x 18.5 inches (plus ribbons), County of Bedford, June 4, 1628 -- a marriage agreement between his daughter Mary Cromwell and Edward Rolt of Pertenhall in Bedfordshire. Signed by all three across the sheaths that house the hanging ribbons and seals. Note: Sir Oliver's privy seal still remains attached to its mounting with the embossed lion (walking and facing left) visible to the naked eye. All three signatures are light from being exposed to sunlight but can be seen without the use of magnification. The document itself is boldly written as the day it was created almost 400 years ago. An interesting piece by the uncle and Godfather of, arguably, one of the most important figures in English history. Very good condition. English politician and attorney to Queen Anne who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1589 and 1625. He was the uncle and Godfather of Oliver Cromwell, general and Lord Protector of England.

      [Bookseller: Argosy Book Store]
 3.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  

        The Anatomical Exercises...concerning the motion of the Heart and Blood. With the Preface of Zachariah Wood Physician of Rotterdam. To which is added Dr. James De Back his discourse of the Heart...

      FIRST EDITION IN ENGLISH of the Exercitatio Anatomica De Motu Cordis (1628). “The most important book in the history of medicine. Harvey proved experimentally that in animals the blood is impelled in a circle by the beat of the heart, passing from arteries to veins through pores (i.e. the capillaries, seen by Malpighi with the microscope in 1660)” (G&M). It should also be regarded as “the first record of a complete biological investigation, giving a clear and accurate description of the methods employed to recognise the laws governing an important vital process, a knowledge of which had till then been befogged by mistaken conceptions...” (H.P. Bayon in Keynes).This is an unusually tall copy (158 mm.). In most copies the headlines, and sometimes even the top lines of the text, are shaved. In this copy none of the headlines is shaved, and on some leaves the lower edge is uncut. This copy has 11 of the 13 misprints listed by Keynes that were corrected as the book passed through the press. In addition, F3 is mis-signed F5. It is complete with the first blank leaf.Wing H1083. See G&M 759, Printing and the Mind of Man 127, etc. (the first edition of 1628). Keynes, Bibliography, 19.3 parts in 1 volume, 8vo, 20 leaves (including the first blank), 111 pages; 10 leaves, 123 pages; 1 leaf, 86 pages. Title is a cancel as in most copies, divisional titles to the second and third parts. Upper corner of the front free endpaper and the first blank leaf torn away, some very minor worming in upper inner corner towards the end touching a few letters, some light foxing and minor soiling. Original publisher’s sheep, a little cracked and marked (spine neatly repaired), two small lacunae in the leather of the lower cover and tip of one corner worn. Early signature of Robert Apsley at top of title.

      [Bookseller: Nigel Phillips]
 4.   Check availability:     Direct From Bookseller     Link/Print  

        Registered environmental engineer professional exam review materials (full package 4 Volume 5)(Chinese Edition) ZHU CE HUAN BAO GONG CHENG SHI ZHUAN YE KAO SHI FU XI JIAO CAI ( TAO ZHUANG QUAN 4 FEN CE GONG 5 CE )

      China Environmental Science Press. paperback. New. Ship out in 2 business day, And Fast shipping, Free Tracking number will be provided after the shipment.Paperback. Pub Date: 2011. Pages: 1628 Language: Chinese Publisher: China Environmental Science Press registered environmental engineer professional exam review materials (set full 4 Volume 5) for environmental engineering professional and technical personnel to participate in a registered environmental engineer use of qualified professional exam review. at the same time. also for engaging in environmental engineering. consulting. project management. and other aspects of environmental enginee... Satisfaction guaranteed,or money back.

      [Bookseller: cninternationalseller]
 5.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  

        Epitome de las historias portuguesas : primero y segundo tomo : divididos en quatro partes / por Manuel de Faria i Sousa.

      1628 - Materia: Primera edición de esta Historia de Portugal por el autor Faria y Soussa del que dice Menéndez Pelayo: Extravagante portugues, áspero y maldiciente, muy preciado de fidalgo. autor incansable de libros en prosa y verso, que pasan de 60 y de historias europeas, asiaticas y africanas. Muy portugues y muy separatista, aunque escribia siempre en castellano. Hombre en fin, de enorme lectura, y agudo ingenio. Detestaba a Gongora, porque su reputacion perjudicaba a la de Camoens, a quién el declaraba el mayor poeta del mundo. Publicación:En Madrid : por Francisco Martinez : a costa de Pedro Coello, mercader de libros, 1628. Descripción fisica:[12], 303, [20], 337-696, [24] p. : il. ; 4º. Entre las paginas 304 a 337 hay los preliminares del tomo II que son 10 hojas sin numerar. Encuadernación pergamino de época con rotulo en el lomo. Conservación: Leves manchas de humedad, papel algo oscurecido y muy corto de margenes. Revisado completo. Ultimas 4 hojas de la tabla remarginadas Palau: 86682 RBS [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

 6.   Check availability:     IberLibro     Link/Print  

        Doctrina de ponderibus, monetis et mensuris per totum terrarum orbem usitatis

      Frankfurt, Johann Nicolaus Stoltzenberger, 1628. 20,1 : 15,8 cm.. Shirley 320. - Zwei seltene Weltkarten in einzigartiger Projektion auf 4 Blättern Eingebunden in Angelocreators Arbeit über antike und neuzeitliche Maße, flüssiger und fester Stoffe, Edelmetalle und Geld sowie Landvermessungstechniken. Das Werk beinhaltet eine Weltkarte in Angelocreators einzigartiger Projektion. Die äußerst ungewöhnliche Weltkarte liegt hier zweimal vor, einmal in vier Segmenten auf zwei Blättern, ein weiteres mal, ebenfalls in zwei Blättern, wobei die Segmente um den Nord- bzw. Südpol angeordnet sind. Shirley bezeichnet diese Karte als selten ['R']. Die beiden Textkupfer zeigen das Sonnensystem und eine Windrose. Titel der Weltkarten: Alterum Schema Orbis in Plano Depingendi. und Novum Orbis Terrarum Schema, in Plano sic Descriptum, ut Granduum tum circa Aequatorem. Coarctatio Excludatur, ad inventum Daniele Angelocratore. Sumendo principium longitudinis sequitur Nic. Geilekerck. Provenienz: Bolle Willum Luxdorph (1716-1788), dänischer Historiker, Dichter und Büchersammler. Handschriftlicher Eintrag auf vorderem Vorsatzblatt: 'Luxdorph, ex. anot., Jo. Erici, a consil. Conferent. d. 29 Oct. 1787'. Einband: Kalbsledereinband des 18. Jahrhunderts mit Blind- und Goldprägung, Vorderdeckel mit Luxdorphs Emblem als ein in Gold geprägter Elefantenkopf, marmorierter Schnitt. - Wenige kleine Einrisse in den Karten hinterlegt, Text und Titel leicht gebräunt. - Two rare world maps in unique projection printed on 4 sheets Bound into Angelocrator's work on surveying techniques, solid and liquid substances, ancient and modern weights, precious metals and money. The work comprises a world map in a unique projection invented by Angelocrator himself. The world map is presented twice, once in the uncommon form of four gores on two sheets, and once with the gores re-arranged around north or south polar centres, also on two folding sheets. The book is often found incomplete, or else lacking all map sheets together. The map is rare [Shirley rated 'R']. The text engravings showing the solar system and a compass rose. World map titles: Alterum Schema Orbis in Plano Depingendi. and Novum Orbis Terrarum Schema, in Plano sic Descriptum, ut Granduum tum circa Aequatorem. Coarctatio Excludatur, ad inventum Daniele Angelocratore. Sumendo principium longitudinis sequitur Nic. Geilekerck. Provenance: Bolle Willum Luxdorph (1716-1788), a Danish historian, poet and book collector. Inscription on front endpaper, referring to Luxdorph: 'Luxdorph, ex. anot., Jo. Erici, a consil. Conferent. d. 29 Oct. 1787'. Binding: 18th-century calf panelled in gilt and blind, front panel enclosing the Luxdorph device of an elephant head in gilt, marbled edges. - A few short tears to maps closed, some light browning of title and text.

      [Bookseller: Götzfried Antique Maps]
 7.   Check availability:     ZVAB     Link/Print  

        "Virtvtis Praemivm." - (Der Lohn der Tugendhaftigkeit).

      1628.. . Ein Engel, auf einer Wolke sitzend, lässt seine Posaune ertönen. Kupferstich von Cherubino Alberti, monogr. C A B (Cherubinus Alberti Burgensis) u. dat. 1628 "Cum Privilegio summi Pontificis.". 23 x 16,3 cm. - Bis auf den Rand beschnitten und mit altem Papier hinterlegt, minimal gebräunt, mit kl. WZ; klarer, kräftiger und gleichmäßiger Druck. - s. National Gallery of Washington, Ailsa Mellon Bruce Fund, 1972.65.3 - Cherubino Alberti: Sansepolcro 1553 - 1615 Rom. Alberti zählt zu den herausragenden Graphik-Künstlern des Manierismus und des Frühbarock. Schon in jungen Jahren beschäftigte er sich mit der Technik des Kupferstiches, vermutlich gelernt bei dem Niederländer Cornelis Cort, der u.a. für Tizian Reproduktionen anfertigte. Die meiste Zeit seines Lebens arbeitete er aber in Rom, wo er zum Direktor des Akademie S. Luca ernannt wurde. Er schuf Kupferstichreproduktionen nach Michelangelo, Raffael, Andrea del Sarto und anderen. Dazu kreierte er eigene Motive und schuf Portraitstiche, u.a von Papst Gregor XII. Im Alter versuchte er sich auch selber in der Malerei, speziell als Freskant. Seine Werke sind z. B. im Quirinalspalast oder in der Sala Clementina des Vatikans zu sehen. Einige Werke wurden nach seinem Tod erneut aufgelegt, so wie das vorliegende Blatt.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Tobias Müller - Einzeluntern]
 8.   Check availability:     ZVAB     Link/Print  

        L. ANNAEI SENECAE PHILOSOPHI, ET M. ANNAEI SENECAE RHETORIS OPERA QUAE EXTANT OMNIA Cum omnibus commentariis hactenus editis, ad ordinem & seriem textus literis & numeris praeuntibus....Praeterea hac editione accesserunt D. Gotofredi I.C. Notae, in utrumque Senecam in aliis editionibus omissa....

      Genevae, excudebat Alexander Pernetus, 1628. In-4 gr. (mm. 350x219), 2 voll. in 1, p. pelle coeva (restaur. per picc. manc.), filetti dorati ai piatti, dorso a cordoni con fregi e tit. oro, pp. (48),947,(69),(1 c.b.),148; (8),424,(22); con 3 frontesp. (di cui 1 generale). Il primo vol., con tit. in rosso e nero e grande vignetta silografata, contiene l?'opera del filosofo Lucio Anneo (figlio di Seneca il Retore): ?"I. Dalechampio castigata - Th. de Iuges recognita?" // Il secondo, con bella e grande vignetta silograf., contiene l?'opera di Marco Anneo Seneca (detto il Vecchio o il Retore): ?"pluribus quam antea commentariis, variis lectionibus, notis et in his I. Dalechampii hactenus ineditis ad ordinem textus, literis et numeris praeuntibus.. Haec omnia studio et industria T. de Iuges?". Cfr. Graesse,VI,348: ?"Dalechamp, n?'ayant pas exécuté le plan conçu, de publier les oeuvres de Sénèque, Th. de Juges se servit de son "apparatus" pour cette édition-ci. A la marge de "Suosoriae et Controversiae" il plaça des variantes et ajouta aux "notae varr." ses propres remarques et celles de Dalechamp?". Pagg. ingiallite per la qualità della carta, altrim. esemplare ben conservato. .

      [Bookseller: Libreria Malavasi sas]
 9.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


      LIONE, 1628. In 16. Dim. 15x9 cm. Pp. 225. Edizione originale del 1628 di questa nota opera politica scritta da Valeriano Castiglione (1593-1663) appartenente all'antico casato dei Castiglioni, letterato ed accademico. L'opera è un trattato di precetti politici importantissimo per il pensiero politico del seicento. Fu questo saggio a dare maggiore fama all'autore, da allora considerato il primo trattatista politico del suo tempo. Il saggio aveva lo scopo di insegnare ai principi cattolici la ragion di stato cristiana contro le cattive ragioni di Stato di Machiavelli e Bodin. Il modello dello statista per Castiglione era rappresentato da Emanuele I di Savoia, a tal punto che i contemporanei lo accusarono di aver fatto da prestanome per la stesura dell'opera e che in realtà l'autore fosse proprio il Savoia. L'opera si articola in una serie di cinquanta massime che vengono esposte nell'opera, tra le quali: il principe sia considerato nel maritarsi, nel lasciarsi dominare dalle donne, conservi al sua reputazione, non sia crudele, castighi i delitti, non offenda i sudditi, non permetta che il fisco sia rigoroso, sia benefico verso i poveri, si avvertito circa le insidie del veleno, distrugga i fuoriusciti, bandisca i duelli, permetta ai sudditi gli spettacoli ecc... Bella xilografia rappresentante il giglio fiorentino al frontespizio. Collazionato e risultato completo. Alto valore. Copertina in mezza pergamena con titolo manoscritto al dorso in discrete condizioni generali con lievi usure ai margini e dorso; pergamena applicata su cartoncino ottocentesco. Legatura in buone condizioni. All'interno le pagine si presentano in buone condizioni con fioriture e bruniture. Original edition of 1628 of this famous political work written by Valeriano Castiglione (1593-1663) belonging to ancient family of Castiglioni, letterate and academical. The work is a treaty of political precepts, very important for the political thought of XVII century. This essay gave more fortune to the author, from that moment he was considered the first political treaty writer of his time. The essay had the aim to teach to catholical princes the christian state reason against the bad reasons of state told by Machiavelli and Bodin. The model of the statist for Castiglione was represented by Emanuele I di Savoia, so much that contemporary historians stated that the same Savoia who wrote the book under the name of Castiglione. The work articulates in a series of fifty precepts esposed in the work among them: the prince must be careful in marriage himself, in domination of women, preserve his reputation, he must not be cruel, be good towards poor people etc... Beautiful woodcut representin a lily in the title page. Collationed and complete. High value Half parchment cover with manuscripted title in the spine in fair general conditions slightly worn in the edges and spine; parchment applied on carton cover of the XIX century. Binding in good conditions. Inside pages are in good conditions with foxings and yellowings.

      [Bookseller: Sephora di Elena Serru]
 10.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


      Mediolani, apud Heredes Melchioris Malatestae, 1628-1644. In-4 gr. (mm. 344x224), mz. pelle mod. con ang., tit. oro su tassello al dorso, 27 cc.nn., 471,(9) pp.num., inclusa la bellissima antip. allegorica, inc. in rame da Cesare Bassano; ornato da grandi capilettera silografati. La storia inizia con la fondazione di Milano da parte del leggendario principe gallo Belloveso e termina col 1313. "Prima edizione." Cfr. Predari, p. 126: "Opera incompiuta per la morte dell'A. avvenuta nel 1515. Grevio la ristampo' con note del Calveroni nel suo "Thes. Ant. Ital.", tomo II. "Uniamo", a completamento dell'opera, in vol. separato: TRISTANI CHALCI MEDIOLANENSIS HISTORIOGRAPHI, RESIDUA. Studio et opera Ioannis Petri Puricelli, Mediolanum, apud Malatestas, 1644; rilegato in p. pergam. antica, tit. oro su tassello al dorso, cc.nn. 22, pp.num. 120,(2), c.b. 1., con grande vignetta inc. al frontesp. Vi sono contenuti: "Historiae patriae liber XXI e XXII - Nuptiae Mediolanensium Ducum.. - Nuptiae Mediolanensium et Estensium Principum.. - Nuptiae Augustae..". Con quest'aggiunta il Calchi arriva fino al 1323 della storia di Milano. Il Ripamonti volle continuare la narrazione ed è per questo che la sua opera comincia come terza decade. Cfr. Argelati,I,p.II,426 - Cat. Hoepli,580 - Brunet,I,1469 - Graesse,II,13 - Lozzi,I,2610. Al frontesp. due restauri margin. per manc., altrim. esemplare ben conservato.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Malavasi sas]
 11.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  

        DISPUTATIO DE VERA HUMANI PARTUS NATURALIS ET LEGITIMI DESIGNATIONE In qua de hominis conceptu: Animatione: Efformatione: Gestationis tempore: Editione: Deque partus naturalis limitibus: de Furtivo: Exposito: Subposito: Abortivo: Monstroso: Multiplici: et Superfoetato agitur...

      Madridii, ex Typographia Francisci Martinez, 1628. In-4 p. (mm. 290x200), 2 opere in 1 vol., p. pergam. coeva, dorso a cordoni, tit. ms., 30 cc.nn., 684 pp.num., 34 cc.nn.; con belliss. antiporta figurata e ritratto dell?'A., disegnati dal poeta e umanista Juan Jaùregui (ca. 1570 - ca. 1640) ed inc. in rame da Pedro Perrete; testo su due colonne, ornato da grandi capilett. figur. a vignetta e finali silografati. Il ns. esempl. è completo delle prime due carte (quasi sempre mancanti) che contengono lettere ?"a?" e ?"da?" Juan Jaùregui. Nell?'opera sono trattati anche: il concepimento, il feto, il parto, la durata della gravidanza (questione molto importante, nelle leggi medioevali e del Rinascimento, ai fini dell?'eredità), l?'aborto e la nascita di bambini deformi e i parti gemellari. Unita, una ?""Diatriba" super primore temporum doctrina, in libris Pat. Dionys. Petavij, novissimé prostantibus, contenta?" (Madrid, 1628), pp. 68. Rarissima "prima edizione", così completa. Cfr. Krivatsy,2179 - Palau,II, p. 64 che cita l?'ediz. del 1630. ?"Alphonse Caranza, jurisconsulte espagnol, vécut sur la fin du XVI siècle à Séville, et ensuite à Madrid, où il publia divers ouvrages en latin et en espagnol. Le "De partu naturali et legitimo", ouvrage bien estimé sur les droits des enfants naturels et légitimes, offre une nouvelle preuve du crédit que les lois romaines eurent en Espagne. Il a été souvent réimprimé à Genève, Francfort, Cologne, ecc. On trouve à la suite de ce traité, écrit avec beaucoup de clarté, une diatribe du savant juriconsulte, sur la "Doctrine des temps" du P. Petau?". Così Biographie Universelle, VII, p. 111 Solo alc. carte con alone margin., lievi uniformi arross. interc. nel t. ma certamente un buon esemplare.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Malavasi sas]
 12.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  


      VENETIA: APPRESSO BAREZZO BAREZZI, 1628. In 8. Dim. 22x16,5 cm. Pp. (16)+222, 104, (16)+72, 28, 140+(4), 71+(1), 103, 42+(2). Rara raccolta del 1628 delle principali opere di Pierre Matthieu (1563-1621) scrittore, poeta, drammaturgo e storiografo tradotte da diversi autori. Il volume raccoglie otto opere tutte stampate a Venezia da Barezzo Barezzi (1560-1643 circa) nel 1628. Sette opere sono scritte da Matthieu, solo una "De gli Stati di Francia et della lor possanza" è di Matteo Zampini (1519-1600). Quest'ultima è un'indagine storica sulle origini e natura degli stati e pone in relazione il loro potere con il potere regale. Lo scritto ebbe un notevole successo al tempo ed una certa influenza sul pensiero politico. La prima opera, prima traduzione italiana, descrive la vita di Luigi XI di Francia (1423-1483). La seconda è una sorta di dizionario di scienza politica dalle cui voci trarre una generale lezione di moralità. La terza è la descrizione della guerra fra Francia e Spagna fino alla Pace di Veruins (1598). La quarta è una genealogia della Reale Casa Borbone dal Re Faramondo sino ad Enrico IV. La sesta e settima descrivono la vita ed imprese eroiche di Enrico IV re di Francia e Navarra (1553-1610). L'ottava è la vita di Santa Elisabetta d'Ungheria (1207-1231) dedicata ad Elisabetta primogenita del Re Enrico IV. Interessante ensemble di opere di politica seicentesca rilegate in un bel volume in pergamena coeva. Ex libris al frontespizio della prima opera. In buone condizioni. Collazionata e risultata completa. Copertina in piena pergamena coeva in buone condizioni generali con lievi usure e parti mancanti ai margini e dorso. Legatura in discrete condizioni con qualche pagina staccata. All'interno le pagine si presentano in buone condizioni con rare fioriture ma lievi gore d'umidità. Usure al margine destro della quarta opera. Rinforzo al verso dell'occhietto della prima opera e del suo frontespizio con usure. SEgno di tarlo marginale all'ultima carta del voluem senza perdita di testo. Scarce collection of 1628 of the most important works written by Pierre Matthieu (1563-1621) writer, poet, dramawriter, and historian translated by different authors. The volume collects eight works all published in Venice by Barezzo Barezzi (1560-1643 circa) in 1628. Seven works have been written by Matthieu, only one "De gli Stati di Francia et della lor possanza" is written by Matteo Zampini (1519-1600). This last wotk is an historycal analysis abotu the origins and nature of states and put in relationship their power with royal power. The writing had a great success in that time and a certain influence in political thought. The first work, first italian translation, describes the life of Louis XI of France (1423-1483). The second one is a sort of dicitonary of political science from which assume a general lesson of morality. The third one is the description of the war between France and Spain until the Peace of Veruins (1598). The fourth one is a genealogy about the Royal Borbon House from the King Faramondo untilt he King IV. The sixth and seventh work describe the life and heroic happening of Henry IV king and France and Navarra (1553-1610). The eight one is the life of Saint Elisabeth of Hungary (1207-1231) dedicated to Elisabeth first daughter of the King Henry IV. Interesting ensemble of works of politics of the XVII century in a beautiful volume of parchment cover. Ex libris in the title page of the first work. In good conditions. Collationed and complete Full parchment coeval cover in good general conditions slightly worn with missing parts in the edges and spine. Binding in fair conditions with some page detached. Inside pages are in good conditions with occasional foxings but with slight humidity stains. Wearings in the right edge of the fourth work. Reinforcement in the verso of the false title page of the first work and his title page with wearings. Worming in the edge of the last page of the volume with no loss of text.

      [Bookseller: Sephora di Elena Serru]
 13.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  

        El Santo Milagroso Agustiniano , San Nicolás De Tolentino. Poema Heroico.

      Imprenta Real, Madrid 1628 - 10 h. con las aprobaciones, unas observaciones del autor, dos poemas de Lope de Vega : (En el mismo año Lope de Vega escribe su obra teatral dedicada a San Nicolás de Tolentino. Es sabido que Lope de Vega saca este episodio del poema de Camargo y Salgado.) Un poema sobre el Santo y un poema de alabanza al escritor. y 140 folios. Ejemplar falto de portada , una hoja preliminar y una lámina. Pequeñas restauraciones bien hechas en los primeras hojas. Correcta encuadernación del siglo XX a media piel. Size: 4º [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

 14.   Check availability:     IberLibro     Link/Print  

        Annotationes in praecipua ac difficiliora sacrae scripturae loca

      Duaci [Douai]: Apud Gerardum Patté, sub signo missalis aurei, 1628.

      [Bookseller: SessaBks, A Division of the Philadelphia]
 15.   Check availability:     IOBABooks     Link/Print  

        Salomons Recantation and Repentance: or, The Booke of Ecclesiastes briefly and fully explained.

      London, John Haviland, for John Bartlet 1628. (8) 175 p. Rebound half Leather with ribbed back and decorated with stamps, 4° (some pages are fixed at the lower margins because of wormholes, at some places affecting the text. William Pemble c.1592-1623, was a puritan divine, born as a son of a clergyman. His father was poor, and his education was provided for by John Barker. After his graduation he removed to Magdalen Hall, where he became reader and tutor. He proceeded M.A. on 9 June 1618, took orders, and was made divinity reader of Magdalen Hall, a post which he filled with great distinction, being an able exponent of Calvinism, and famous as a preacher. He was loyal to the Anglican church, though anxious that the terms of conformity should be made easier to his party. His aquirements in various branches of learning were very remarkable. It would seem that his labours and studies exhausted his strenght and shortened his days. Pemble's works were all posthumous, edited and published by his friends.).

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat De Roo]
 16.   Check availability:     NVvA     Link/Print  

        Decem e familia Burggraviorum Nurnbergensium electorum Brandenburgicorum eicones, ad vivum expressae, eorumque res gestae, una cum genealogiis fide optima collectae.

      Berlin, Runge, 1628.. 2 Bll., 110 SS. m. 12 gest. Portr. von Peter Rollos u. 1 ganzs. Kst., 4°, neuerer Ppbd.. Jöcher I, 1812; Nagler XV, 83 ff. - Schöne Genealogie des Hauses Hohenzollern. Mit Porträts der Kurfürsten von Friedrich I. bis Friedrich Wilhelm als Kind (Große Kurfürst). Die Bordüre des Titels mit 24 Wappen sowie am Ende mit dem Stammbaum der brandenburgischen Kurfürsten seit 1417. Sauberes und sehr gut erhaltenes Exemplar in einem neueren Einband.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
 17.   Check availability:     ZVAB     Link/Print  

        The Anatomy of Melancholy : What It Is, with All the Kinds, Causes, Symptomes, Prognostickes, & Seuerall Cures of It : In Three Partitions, with Their Severall Sections, Members & Subsections Philosophically, Medicinally, Historically Opened

      Oxford : Printed for Henry Cripps, 1628-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good. Folio. 3rd edition. [8], 77, [7], 208 [i.e. 210, 4], 209-374, [2], 375-646 [i.e. 648, 12] p. : ill., ports. ; 29 cm. Bound in 3/4 modern brown crushed Moroccan leather. Marbled boards. Gilt lettering on red leather spine label. Fine binding and cover. Clean, unmarked pages with tanning. Last page and 2 pages after the frontis argument have been restored. Later owners name on title page. Dampstaining to leaves in later quarter of volume. Ruffling to pages. STC 4161 (3rd edition) Lowndes I 328. Pforzheimer I 119 and Printing and the Mind of Man 120 (1st edns). Madan I 162:3. Alden 632/18 "Included are numerous scattered refs to the Americas", p 194. Norman 381 (1st) "the classic study on depression". Osler 4621 "A great medical treatise". Heirs of Hippocrates 252 (2nd) <br><br> Burton&#39;s book consists mostly of a collection of opinions of a multitude of writers, grouped under quaint and old-fashioned divisions; in a solemn tone Burton endeavoured to prove indisputable facts by weighty quotations. The subjects discussed and determined by Burton ranged from the doctrines of religion to military discipline, from inland navigation to the morality of dancing-schools. <br> On its surface, the book is presented as a medical textbook in which Burton applies his vast and varied learning, in the scholastic manner, to the subject of melancholia (which includes what is now termed clinical depression). Though presented as a medical text, The Anatomy of Melancholy is as much a sui generis work of literature as it is a scientific or philosophical text, and Burton addresses far more than his stated subject. In fact, the Anatomy uses melancholy as the lens through which all human emotion and thought may be scrutinized, and virtually the entire contents of a 17th-century library are marshaled into service of this goal. It is encyclopedic in its range and reference. <br> In his satirical preface to the reader, Burton&#39;s persona Democritus Junior explains, "I write of melancholy by being busy to avoid melancholy." This is characteristic of the author&#39;s style, which often supersedes the book&#39;s strengths as a medical text or historical document as its main source of appeal to admirers. Both satirical and serious in tone, the Anatomy is "vitalized by (Burton&#39;s) pervading humour", and Burton&#39;s digressive and inclusive style, often verging on a stream of consciousness, consistently informs and animates the text.[citation needed] In addition to the author&#39;s techniques, the Anatomy&#39;s vast breadth â&#128;&#147; addressing topics such as digestion, goblins, the geography of America, and others â&#128;&#147; make it a valuable contribution to multiple research disciplines.

      [Bookseller: SequiturBooks]
 18.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  

        Benedicti Victorii Faventini, Medici Olim ac Philosophi Praestantissimi De Curandis Morbis Ad Tyrones Practica Magna: In Duos Tomos Diuisa: Opus Sane Omnibus Artem Medicam Exercitantibus Utilissimum, in Germania Nusquam Visum,

      Francofurti [Frankfort am Main]: Johan Theobald Schönwetter; Typis Erasmi Kempferi. G : in Good condition. Cover rubbed; spine darkened. Some creasing to corners of feps, which are becoming loose. Text block firm. Ex.-lib. embossed stamps with minimal marking. 1628. A Prima & Antique Editionis. Contemporary Vellum. 180mm x 110mm (7" x 4"). 1106pp, + index. &#39; ... à multis hucusque desideratum ideoque nunc demum per Petrum Uffenbachium P. & M.D. Reiq. publ. Moenofrancofurdianae Archiatrum, a primae & antiquae editionis mendis emaculatum, summa diligentia reuisum & denuo in lucem emissum dupliciq. indice donatum.&#39;. .

      [Bookseller: Barter Books Ltd]
 19.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  

        Fortifiacation ou architecture militaire

      Jansson Caesius, Amsterdam 1628 - 248 pp. Beaucoup de gravures dans et hors texte sur des pages doubles. Cet édition contient un nombre d'améliorations sur l'ouvrage original, introduit par Francois van Schoten 1 volumes. Frontespice, page de titre et jusu'à p 8 remplacés par des facsimiles. Bonne condition Reliure plein velin entièrement restauré, dos lisse, titre à l'encre de Chine

      [Bookseller: de KunstBurg]
 20.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


      1628 - Kupferstich aus Meisners Schatzkästlein, 1628. ca. 9,5 x 14,5 cm. Ansicht der Stadt Bernkastel, rechts im Vordergrund allegorische Darstellung. Titelleiste "Glück und Glass, wie bald bricht das". Unterhalb der Darstellung "Cum ridet Fortuna nimis, cave, rumpitur ultro, Cum splendent, facile vitrea vasa crepant.". Darunter die deutsche Übersetzung. Erstmals 1623 erschienen, hier vorliegend in der zweiten Auflage von 1628 mit der Numerierung "4" rechts oberhalb der Darstellung.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Peter Fritzen]
 21.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


      0 - Contenant Plusieurs Raretez Notables, et non descouvettes en l'Histoire generale de France, plus la vie de Bourchard, Conte de Melun, soubs le regne de Hues Capet. Traducte du latin d'un autheur du temps. Ensemble la vie de Messire, Jacques Amyot, Euesque d'Auxerre, grand Aumosnier de France, avec le Catalogue des Seigneurs, & Dames Illustres, de la Maison de Melun. # Paris. Chez (Imp.) Jean Guignard. 1628. 22x16 cm. 1 grabado del autor a plena pág.+portada con Emblema+759 págs. portada y 3 h. reforzadas en los bordes, plena piel época, nervios, tejuelo, lomo cuajado de hierros, cortes tintados. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librería Torreón de Rueda]
 22.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  

        [Power of attorney, begins:] Sepan quantos esta carta de poder vieren, como you don Luis Geronimo Ferna[n]dez de Cabrera y Bobadilla ... Conde de Chincon ... ortogo todo mi poder cumplido

      Odon [Spain]: No publisher/printer, 1628.

      [Bookseller: SessaBks, A Division of the Philadelphia]
 23.   Check availability:     IOBABooks     Link/Print  

        Traité Des Gabelles a Sel Du Languedoc Contenant Le Devoir et La Charge Des Visiteurs et Contre-Rolleurs Provinciaux :ensemble Celles Des Voituriers Tant Par Eau Que Par Terre , Regratiers & Revendeurs De Sel à Petites Mesures Avec Le Règlement Des Péages

      Pierre Chouët, Genève 1628 - 72 PP derniers feuillets maculés avec manque en marge . précieux document de toute évidence fort rare. marque d'imprimeur au titre [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Cosmographe]
 24.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  

        The First Part of the Institutes of the Lawes of England. Or, a Commentarie upon Littleton, Not the Name of a Lawyer onely, but of the Law it selfe [etc.]. S.T.C. 15784. Folio

      London: Printed for the Society of Stationers, 1628. Modern calf, gilt, one leaf in facsimile, without the portraits and table of consanguinity, some browning and staining, early notations; a working copy First edition of Coke&#39;s most single famous work and one of the five greatest books of English law, glossing Littleton&#39;s &#39;Tenures&#39;, one of the remaining four, and forming the first part (of four) of his monumental Institutes of English Law

      [Bookseller: Meyer Boswell Books, Inc.]
 25.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  

        Les Fortifications du Chevalier Antoine de Ville, Contenans la Manière de Fortifier Toute Sorte de Places Tant Regulierement, Qu'irregulierement en Quelle Assiete Qu'elles Soient

      - Comme aussi les ponts, passages, entrées de rivieres, ports de mer; La construction de toutes sortes de forts & citadelles; le moyen facile de tracer sur le terrain. Le tout à la moderne, comme il se pratique dans les meilleures places d'Europe, demonstré & calculé par les sinus & logarithmes. Avec l'ataque et les moyens de prendre les places par intelligence, sedition, surprise, stratagème, escalade; les effets de diverses sortes de petards, pour faire sauter les ports, murailles & bastimens; plusieurs instrumens pour rompre les chaines et paux; L'ordre des longs sieges, la construction des forts, & Redoutes, les retranchements des quartiers. Des tranchées, bateries, mantelets, mines & plusieurs inventions nouvelles non jamais escrites. Plus la defense & l'instruction generale pour s'empescher des surprises; les remedes contre la trahison, sedition, revolte; Pour se garantir des escalades; Diverses inventions nouvelles contre le petard; la defense contre les longs sieges & contre les sieges par la force; L'ordre contre les aproches; Des sorties, contre-mines, retranchemens, capitulation, & reddition des places. Le tout representé en cinquante-cinq planches, avec leurs plantes, prospectives, & paisages. Le discours est preuvé par demonstrations, experiences, raisons communes, & physiques, avec les rapports des Histoires anciennes, & modernes. Text: French. [Lyon: Chez Irenee Barlet, 1628]. Limited to 85 numbered copies, this being NO. 25. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: VENTURA PACIFIC LTD Out of Print Books]
 26.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  

        [I]. Self-stryt, dat is Onderlinghe Worstelinghe van Goede ende quade Gedacten door [bound with][II] Veld-Teycken, Alle eerbare longe-luyden toe-geeygent

      Graven-Hage [The Hague]: Adriaen vander Venne und Joost Ockerss. 1628. Three works bound together, the second apparently without title page. Contemporary limp vellum. [I]. First edition. 43, (44)pp. Old ink notations on first blank, printer&#39;s device on title, engraved frontispiece and three additional engravings in text. [II]. 1628 edition. 95, (1)pp. Engraved title vignette and four additional engravings in text, terminal printer&#39;s device ("Cunst en Boeck-Druckery"), rear blanks heavily chipped, chip removing several letters from page 93. Binding sound and very good, some staining in text, small creases and chips to corners, overall a good copy. .

      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
 27.   Check availability:     IOBABooks     Link/Print  

        The Unlovelinesse, of Love-Lockes. Or, A Summarie Discourse, prooving: The wearing, and Nourishing of a Locke, or Love-Locke, to be altogether unseemely, and unlawfull unto Christians : In which there are likewise some passages collected ... against Face-painting; the wearing of Supposititious, Poudred, Frizled, or extraordinary long Haire; the inordinate affectation of corporall Beautie: and Womens Mannish, Unnaturall, Impudent, and vnchristian cutting of their Haire; the Epidemicall Vanities, and Vices of our Age

      London: [no name], 1628. First edition. 4to. [24], 63, [1] p. Bound with three other titles by Prynne, in modern brick-red buckram. Ex-library, with bookplate on front pastedown, foot of spine with call number lettered in white. STC 20477 . The Puritan controversialist William Prynne, famous for his attack on the English theater in Histrio-Mastix (1633) , here turns his wrath on the 17th-century fashion of growing one lock of hair longer than the others, calling it "unnaturall" and 'shamefull," characteristic of savages. According to Prynne, Satan used these lovelocks to pull folks down to hell; and those who wore them were "Ruffians, Rovers, Fantastiques, Humourists, Fashion-mongers ... Effeminate, Lascivious, Voluptuous, Singular, or Vaine-glorious persons." Prynne himself, who was later condemned to prison for libel and had his ears cropped off, had to wear his hair long in order to cover up the ear stubs [Bound with:] A Briefe Survay and Censure of Mr Cozens his Couzening Devotions. Proving both the forme and matter of Mr Cozens his Booke of Private Devotions, or the Houres of Prayer, lately published, to be meerely Popish ... [12], 104 pp. London: [T. Cotes], 1628. STC 20455 [And:] God, No Impostor, Nor Deluder. Or, An Answer to a Popish and Arminian Cavill, in the defence of Free-Will, and universall Grace ... [4], 36 pp. [London: Elizabeth Allde], 1630. STC 20461 [And:] The Church of England's Old Antithesis to New Arminianisme ... [48], 280, [40] pp. London: [Augustine Matthewes and Elizabeth Allde for Michael Sparke], 1629. Title page with partial loss of title. STC 20457

      [Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller]
 28.   Check availability:     Biblio     Link/Print  

        Plate from 'Academie de l'Espee'

      [Leiden: B. & A. Elzevir 1628 - A fine print from the most sumptuous book on fencing ever produced, which combines a strong design sense with beauty and historical importance, executed by one of the greatest engravers of the day. The image illustrates Thibault's theories of successful fencing using movement and mathematical principles. Thibault's work was produced during a period when the Italian rapier (or epee) held sway. "The Italians discovered the effectiveness of the dexterous use of the point rather than the edge of the sword. By the end of the 16th century, their lighter weapon.and simple, nimble, and controlled fencing style, emphasizing skill and speed rather than force, spread throughout Europe. Most of the wrestling tricks [used in earlier disciplines] were abandoned, the lunge was discovered, and fencing became established as an art" ( Encyclopaedia Britannica ). The present image marks the zenith of the use of the epee in Europe. "In the latter half of the 17th century, the sword and swordsmanship changed dramatically with a change in gentleman's dress. In France the court of Louis XIV set the fashion of silk stockings, breeches, and brocaded coats.As the long trailing rapier was unsuited to this form of dress, fashion decreed the wearing of a light, short court sword. The French style set in throughout Europe as the Italian had done earlier" (op. cit.). Cf. Vigeant p. 125; cf. Willems 302. Copper engraving by Johann Gelle. Very good condition apart from some mild creasing.

      [Bookseller: Donald A. Heald Rare Books (ABAA)]
 29.   Check availability:     AbeBooks     Link/Print  


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

Copyright © 2018 viaLibri™ Limited. All rights reserved.