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2013-01-05 19:24:16
BOISSARD, Jean Jacques (1528-1602).
Frankfurt: Johann Ammon, 1648. Small 4to (7 3/8 x 6 inches): letterpress title within engraved historiated border and 47 fine engraved portrait plates by Theodore de Bry after Joris Hoefnagel, each within elaborate border of flowers, insects, animals and cartouches (title-page lightly browned, pale waterstaining in lower margin of some leaves affecting the image). 18th-century half calf, gilt (extremities a little worn). PROVENANCE: 19th-century manuscript bibliographical note on verso of the front free endpaper, and faint small ownership ink stamp on front flyleaf of laurel wreath with text that appears to read "EX BIBL CONST KARA (rest illegible), probably from the library of Constantin Carathéodory (1873-1950), a Greek mathematician who spent most of his professional career in Germany and made significant contributions to the theory of functions of a real variable, the calculus of variations, and measure theory. Second edition in German, first published in Latin in Frankfurt by Theodore de Bry in 1596. "This beautiful book contains portraits of the Sultans from Osman I to Murad III and also includes portraits of Scanderbeg and his family [their Christian opponents], Tammas Khuli Khan, Barbarossa, Roxelana the wife of Suleiman the Magnificent, and pashas of the Ottoman Empire (Cairo etc.). The portraits were engraved by Theodore de Bry after drawings by Hoefnagel who apparently took them from medals brought from Constantinople. The portraits are circular within elaborate borders composed of fruits, animals and grotesques within a strapwork frame" (Blackmer). REFERENCES: A … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2013-01-05 19:24:16
BOISSARD, Jean Jacques (1528-1602).
Frankfurt: Johann Ammon, 1648. Small 4to (7 3/8 x 6 inches): letterpress title within engraved historiated border and 47 fine engraved portrait plates by Theodore de Bry after Joris Hoefnagel, each within elaborate border of flowers, insects, animals and cartouches (title-page lightly browned, pale waterstaining in lower margin of some leaves affecting the image). 18th-century half calf, gilt (extremities a little worn). PROVENANCE: 19th-century manuscript bibliographical note on verso of the front free endpaper, and faint small ownership ink stamp on front flyleaf of laurel wreath with text that appears to read "EX BIBL CONST KARA (rest illegible), probably from the library of Constantin Carathéodory (1873-1950), a Greek mathematician who spent most of his professional career in Germany and made significant contributions to the theory of functions of a real variable, the calculus of variations, and measure theory. Second edition in German, first published in Latin in Frankfurt by Theodore de Bry in 1596. "This beautiful book contains portraits of the Sultans from Osman I to Murad III and also includes portraits of Scanderbeg and his family [their Christian opponents], Tammas Khuli Khan, Barbarossa, Roxelana the wife of Suleiman the Magnificent, and pashas of the Ottoman Empire (Cairo etc.). The portraits were engraved by Theodore de Bry after drawings by Hoefnagel who apparently took them from medals brought from Constantinople. The portraits are circular within elaborate borders composed of fruits, animals and grotesques within a strapwork frame" (Blackmer). REFERENCES: A … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Arader Galleries - Aradernyc [New York, NY, U.S.A.]
2013-01-04 17:21:19
Roger Daniel Printer to the Universitie of Cambridge, Cambridge, 1648. Hardcover (Full Leather). Very Good Condition. 18th century red morocco, spine in compartments, gilt ruled with fleurons, attractively marbled endpapers, gilt page edges; worn, hinges rubbed and splitting, but an attractive binding nonetheless. Trimmed a little close in spots along the fore edge, just touching the text here and there. The New Testament (1648) and The Whole Book of Psalms (1698) with separate title pages. Attractively engraved general title with a view of London from before the fire. Unpaginated; complete. Size: 18mo. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Religion & Theology; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 042511. .
Bookseller: Pazzo Books
2012-12-23 14:09:56
(Charles I, King of England) [Gauden, John], attributed to
[London: for Richard Royston], 1648. First edition, third issue (with pagination of sheet "G" corrected). [8], 269 pp. Lacking first and last blank leaves A1 and S8, and lacking the engraved frontispiece portrait by Marshall. 1 vols. 8vo. A book so infrequently found with the portrait by Marshall that earlier bibliographies (incuding Pforzheimer, following Almack's lead) assumed that when one did appear, it was "tipped in". Madan #1, 3; Pforzheimer 171 (note). Bound in 20th-century black crushed morocco, gilt-lettered spine, marbled endpapers, a.e.g., by Rivière and Son, staining to upper corners of pp. 197-269, for the most part in the margin, errata leaf bound recto-verso. Bookplate of Frederick Adolphus Philbrick, lawyer and an early British philatelist on front pastedown, institutional bookplate on recto and verso of front free endpaper, overall, a very attractive copy.
Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller [USA]
2012-12-19 03:40:01
Barock.- Sammelband
I: Pona, F. Ormund, das ist Lieb- und Helden-Gedicht, in welchem des Hoflebens Sitten, Gefahren und seltene begebenheiten eigentlich ab- und ausgebildet werden. Frankfurt, Zunner, 1648. 20 Bll., 289 S. Mit gestochenem Titel und 12 Kupfertafeln .- VD 17 3: 308850Z.- Faber du Faur 555.- II: Marini, (G.A.). Wettstreitt der Verzweifelten. Ein sehr anmuthiges und künstliches LiebsGeschicht. Frankfurt, Hüttner, 1651. 344 S. Mit Kupfertitel (zeigt den verzweifelten Cupido im Streitgespräch mit Venus).- VD 17 3: 314940K.- III: Faret, (N.) L'honneste Homme, Das ist: Der Ehrliebende Welt-Mann, Oder Die von vielen Leuten gesuchte schöne Kunst, wie einer an grosser Herren Höfen ... sich beliebet und belobet machen könne. Leipzig, Nerlich/Hön, 1650. 9 Bll., 146 S. Mit Kupfertitel .- VD17 32:670644G.- Vordere weiße Vorsatzblätter mit handschriftlichen Eintragungen von alter Hand, dat. 1679: 'Gehab dich wohl mein Hertz, und iz es doch geschehn, wer weiß ob beyde wir, einander wieder sehen, Hastu mich anders lieb, so kenne deinen schmertz, ich ziehe nun davon, gehab dich wohl mein hertz ...'.- Nur vereinzelt gering fleckig, wenige Seiten leicht gelockert, 1 Blatt lose.- .
Bookseller: Antiquariat Schramm
2012-08-25 17:56:06
Gauden, John (1605-1662)
[S.l.] : 1648, 1648, Hardback, Book Condition: Very Good, First Edition. Title repaired. Top edge guillotined with minor loss, margins wormed. Bound in modern modern gilt-blocked buckram, very good. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Physical description; pp. (6), 302, (6). Lacks the portrait. Notes; Attributed to Charles I; also to John Gauden. First two words of title in Greek characters. Includes the scarce "Praiers used by His Majestie in the time of his sufferings." and "A copie of a letter which was sent from the Prince to the King; dated from the Hague, Jan. 23, 1648." Also "An epitaph upon King Charls." Subject; Charles I, King of England, 1600-1649. Great Britain - History - Civil War, 1642-1649 - Sources. Other names Charles I, King of England, 1600-1649. Gauden, John, 1605-1662. Referenced by: Wing (2nd ed.) E286B. Inventory No: 194077.
Bookseller: MW Books Ltd. [Galway, Ireland]
2012-06-25 14:17:30
Piso, Willem 1611-1678 and Georg Marcgrave 1610-1644
Lugdun. Batavorum, Apud Franciscum Hackium et Amstelodami, Apud Lud. Elzevirium, 1648. Containing Piso's "De medicina Brasiliensi libri quatuor" followed by Marcgrave's "Historiae rerum naturalium Brasiliae, libri octo". A lovely copy with the notable engraved title leaf, very tall with broad margins (leaf size 39.6 x 25cm, not quite Willems' large paper issue). The title, text and hundreds of woodcuts bright and clean. Original blue paper boards and vellum spine lettered in ink "Pisonis Historia Natur-Brasi". Lower edge of text block ink-lettered "Histor. Natural. Brasil.". Some superficial, non- penetrating worming to outer hinges of vellum. Willems 1068, Garrison-Morton 5303, Borba de Moraes 2/152-153, Nissen (Vogel) 589, Nissen (Botanische)1533 Size: 39.8cm. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Barberry Hill Books [West Newbury, MA, U.S.A.]
2012-06-24 08:23:59
GERARDO Pietro].
Simon da Ponte,, Treviso, 1648. in-8 antico, ccnn 3, cc 133, leg. cart. rust. coevo. Rara edizione originale di storia trevigiana. Manca a Piantanida. [MM1-060]
Bookseller: SCRIPTORIUM Studio Bibliografico [Mantova, MN, Italy]
2012-06-20 14:40:35
A PARIS 1648 - RO80114519: 416 pages. Quelques gravures sur acier en noir et blanc, dans le texte, par Abraham Bosse. Une carte en noir et blanc, en double-pages (mouillure importante mais n'altérant pas la lecture de la carte, quelques petits manques en marges). Texte français en regard du texte latin. Manque de cuir en coiffes et légèrement sur le 2nd plat de couverture. Coins des plats, frottés. Avec les remarques du Traducteur aux marges pour l'intelligence de la Carthe et de l'Histoire ancienne, véritable et fabuleuse. Dédiée à Monseigneur l'Eminentissime Cardinal Mazarin. In-4 Broché. Etat passable. 2ème plat abîmé. Manque en coiffe de tête. Mouillures Classification Dewey : 870-Littératures des langues italiques. Littérature latine [Attributes: Soft Cover]
Bookseller: le-livre
2012-06-18 16:31:19
HELMONT, Johannes Baptista van (1579-1644).
Amsterdam: Apud Ludovicum Elzevirium, 1648. Amsterdam:: Apud Ludovicum Elzevirium, 1648., 1648. Thick 4to. [34 of 36], 800, [6], 110, [2], 115, [1], 88 pp. [Several mis-paginations matching Norman's annotation]. Some copies have an engraved portrait not present here. Separate title-pages for each section, a few woodcut text figs., extensive contemporary ink marginalia (Latin and English); first five and last six leaves re-margined, occasional heavy water-stains. Contemporary mottled calf, modern gilt-stamped maroon morocco spine label; neatly rebacked. Visible parchment ms. parchment used by the binder as cartonnage. Ink signature of Charles Greene on title-page, signature of R.J. Cary MD, 1913 inside front cover. Very good. FIRST COLLECTED EDITION of a copy heavily read by an early physician/owner. The ffep. has an extensive ms. list of topics and where they are located in the text. On the title-page is a contemporary ms. biographical note of van Helmont. Marginalia throughout the text makes references to urinalysis, and to Paracelsus. Van Helmont was an early modern period Flemish chemist, physiologist, and physician. He worked during the years just after Paracelsus and iatrochemistry, and is sometimes considered to be "the founder of pneumatic chemistry". / Provenance: Raymond John Cary (d. 1959?) was a 1912 graduate of Johns Hopkins University. He wrote a paper, "Digestion; an historical survey," for the Bulletin of Johns Hopkins Hospital, May 1916, p. 142. In this paper Cary refers to this very copy of van Helmont's Ortus medicinae and draws from the text what are hi … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2012-06-15 16:47:35
King Charles I of England; Gauden, John
London: unknown. 1648. Hardcover. Very Good. Fold-out frontis of King Charles I (instead of the more famous engraving of the supplicant King by Marshall), and fold-out engraved plate of his execution at the rear. "Eikon Basilike" dated 1648, 270 pp., bound with 16 pp. "A Perfect Copie..." dates 1649. Full vellum, small 8vo., old handwritten title on spine. Only minimal foxing. Old ink signatures on title page and front pastedown. Small printer's device on title page, unseen in other editions. Digital images available upon request.
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2012-06-11 09:55:51
Walker, Clement.
London: Published by L.H. Brome & H. Marsh of London., 1648. 4to (18.3 cm, 7.25"). [12], 174 pp. [with] An appendix to the History of Independency ... London, 1648. 4to. [2], 20 pp. [with] Anarchia Anglicana: Or, the history of Independency. The second part. [London], 1649. 4to. [8], 256 pp.; 1 double-page plt. [with] The high court of justice; or Cromwells new slaughter house in England ... [London], 1651. 4to. 71, [1 (blank)] pp. [with] M., T. The history of Independency. The fourth and last part. London: H. Brome & H. Marsh, 1660. 4to. [8], 124 pp. First edition under this title of the first two parts of this anti-Puritan history of the rivalry between the Presbyterian and Independent factions of Parliament, with early printings of the third and fourth parts. The brief introductory portion, originally titled The Mystery of the Two Juntos, was first published in 1647; after the second part (Anarchia Anglicana) appeared in the following year, Walker was => sent to the Tower and died there shortly thereafter. The third (The High Court of Justice; or Cromwells New Slaughter House in England) and fourth part (History of Independency) are present here in 1651 and 1660 printings, respectively. This variant reads “II. Bookes”on line 7 of the title-page; R4 is cancelled and not present here, as is the case in most copies. The second portion has a separate title-page printed in red and black, giving Anarchia Anglicana: Or, the History of Independency as the title and the pseudonymous Theodorus Verax as the author. The famous double-page plate showing => the felling of … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: SessaBks (ABAA, ILAB) [Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.]
2012-06-10 21:32:26
BATE, George)
London Printed in the yeare 1648 - Sole edition, 4to., (2), 92pp, few minor spots and dustiness, wide margined copy, in later quarter calf, marbled paper sides. An interesting publication by George Batesm b1608, who was Cromwell's devious Physician but had Royalist sympathies. Wing B1090
Bookseller: A. R. Heath Rare Books
2012-06-10 21:28:28
London: Printed for Gilbert Mabbot. May 9. 1648. First Edition. Hardcover. Full early 20th C. pigskin by Mudie with gilt Fairfax armorial to upper board, boards with gilt ruled border and gilt inner dentelles, gilt titles on spine, Fairfax bookplate on front pastedown, manuscript date on title page, titles within border of printer's flowers, a few sentences underlined else internally clean and bright. As is common with 17th century pamphlets the quality of the printing isn't that great. (Wing T1691), 4to , 8 pp .
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2012-06-09 06:04:41
Amsterdam 1648 - Willem Janzoon Blaeu (1571-1638) 'Cestria Comitatus Palatinus' from "Le Théatre du Monde ou Nouvel Atlas” published in Amsterdam, 1648. Copper plate engraving with original hand coloring. Paper size:24"x19 1/2". Condition: Generally good with some minor aging along margins. A map depicting the county of Cheshire in England. Willem Janzoon Blaeu (1571-1638) was the founding father of the single most important cartographic publishing company in the Netherlands for nearly one hundred years. Blaeu’s firm was based in Amsterdam, the center of European cartography at the time. Blaeu was also the hydographic expert for the famous East India Company and the chief cartographer of the United Republic of the Netherlands. Willem, along with his son Johanne, published the first two volumes of "Le Théatre du Monde ou Nouvel Atlas” in 1635 by 1672, however, the atlas had expanded into 12 volumes, the "Geographia Blaviana”, depicting in about 600 maps the entire known world with most up to date cartographic exactness of the time. The Bleau-atlasses, meant for the wealthiest Europeans, were produced using exceptionally high quality standards of engraving, typography, paper and hand-coloring, not to mention being expertly surveyed within the company. The maps are among the most beautiful ever made, embellished in the baroque style with ornamental cartouches and marvelous staffages so that the viewer is struck by the decorative value his eyes see.***If you frame up this item with Arader Galleries you can take a 50% discount off the listed price of this wor … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Arader Galleries San Francisco
2012-06-08 21:24:25
Palafox y Mendoza, Juan de].
Madrid, 1648. First edition. 4to, ff. 240, [36] index, all text printed within borders. (Not in Medina BHA; Palau 209720) Transcription of the arguments made by Palafox (1600 - 59: Archbishop of Puebla and Mexico, and acting viceroy for 5 mos.) in his dispute with the Jesuits over issues of episcopal rights and jurisdiction. Palau notes that the book was written partly by Palafox, and partly by his Vicar General and other priests of his diocese; it was reprinted several times, and translated into Italian: this edition was issued while he was still in Mexico and at the height of his conflict with the Jesuits and other orders. Palafox attempted, ultimately unsuccessfully, to restrain the power the orders, particularly the Jesuits, which had grown so immense that they were practically governments unto themselves. Although the king of Spain ruled in Palafox's favor, and he even enjoyed papal support, such was the power of the Jesuits that he was withdrawn from his important position in Puebla and made bishop of a small diocese in Spain, where he died. Much revered popularly for his holiness and defense of native populations of Mexico -- he was referred to as "the second Las Casas", the Jesuits effectively blocked his process of sanctification. His Defensa is an important document in Mexican ecclesiastical history , closely reasoned and thoroughly documented from church authorities. This particular copy is ex-libris from a Scottish Benedictine library, the only library marking being a bookplate on the obverse of front cover. Binding is contemporary vellum, with title inked along … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: PLAZA BOOKS ABAA [Port Townsend, WA, U.S.A.]
2012-05-30 04:57:46
Ex Officina Rogeri Damel, Almae academiae Typographi, Cantabrigiae, 1648. cartoné simil piel moderna, interior bien conservada, portada remontada con alguna pérdida que no afecta texto texto biligue latin griego. . 721 págs.
Bookseller: LIBRERIA ANTICUARIA EPOPEYA [Zaragoza, Spain]
2012-05-27 12:55:19
Medici Paulo
Zelliger, Tyrnau 122 - nicht in Fürst.- Erste lateinische Ausgabe.- Druck aus der in den Jahren 1648-1777 existierenden Jesuitendruckerei von Tyrnau (Trnava in der Slowakei).- Medici war Professor für Hebräisch in Florenz. Sein Werk, "dessen Veröffentlichung die jüdische Gemeinde von Rom zunächst zu verhindern wußte, das aber 1736 in Florenz erschien, fand große Verbreitung und wurde oft neu aufgelegt" (Jüdisches Lexikon IV/1, 7).- Leicht stockfleckig, Titel mit durchschlagend gestrichenen hs. Besitzvermerk, Ebd. etw. bestoßen, Rücken am Kopf etw. beschädigt. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Johannes Müller [Salzburg, Austria]
2012-05-24 10:06:30
Gage, Thomas:
London. 1648.. [10],220,[12]pp. Small folio. 18th-century speckled calf, gilt stamp on front board, expertly rebacked in antique matching calf, boards re-gilt, leather label, spine gilt. Binding a bit worn at corners and edges. Faint stain on leaves B2 and B3. A few contemporary notes in text, some later pencil notes in margins. Very good. The Signet Library copy, with their gilt stamp on the front board. One of the most celebrated travel books of its day. Gage was an Englishman raised in Spain. He entered the Dominican Order and set out for the New World, traveling by way of the Philippines and across the Pacific. He spent most of the next twelve years in Central America, the West Indies, Mexico, Guatemala, Nicaragua, and Panama. When he finally returned to England and converted to the Church of England, he wrote this book to urge British seizure of the Spanish empire in America. Since the Spanish had jealously guarded foreign access to their dominions, this was the first detailed description to reach Europe of the regions visited by Gage, and it was widely reprinted and translated. HILL 665. PALAU 96480. STREETER SALE 193. EUROPEAN AMERICANA 648/68. JCB (3)II:369. SABIN 26298. WING G109.
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2012-05-21 11:40:02
SCHURMAN, Anna Maria Von
Ludg Batador (Leyden):: Ex Officina Elseviriorum,, 1648.. First Edition. 8vo, pp. vi, 374.Title-page printed in black and red with an engraving of the Elzevir logo of a sage under a tree. Some ink writing in an old hand on the leaf opposit the title-page, with a few words at the top of the title-page. This seems to have been issued both with and without a portrait, there is none here. Bound in later 3/4 morocco and marble paper. Paper little toned but a very nice copy. Willems 649. Rare. Schurman (1607-78) was called a "marvel" and the "star of Utrecht" and was considered the most learned woman of her age. She was accomplished both in the arts and in a great number of scientific disciplines [Wilson, An Encyclopedia of Continental Woman Writers]. A child prodigy, Schurman was proficient in Latin, Greek, Hebrew, Arabic, Ethiopian, etc. Wilson notes that despite her abilities and fame, Schurman was reluctant to display her talents. In fact, in her later years, she devoted herself to the pietist, Labadie, following his community throughout Europe, finally dying in Friesland away from the intellectual life of Europe. Indeed, it was only the insistence of her friends that forced her to publish anything. In fact the period in her life that was devoted to learning and the education of women was very short. However she corresponded with many of the distinguished men of learning of her time and anyone of note visiting Utrecht paid her a visit. The present work includes some of her letters, epigrams, poems and elegies as well as her reasoned arguments on whether it is proper for Chris … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2012-05-17 10:13:41
COMMINES, Philippe de
Leiden, Elzevier 1648.. Dernière édition. 1 Bd. in 2 geb. 12°. Gest. Tit., 12 Bll., 765 (19) S. Maroquinbde. d. 19. Jhdts. Rückengoldpräg. Blindpräg. auf beiden Deckeln. Steh- u. Innenkantenvergold., Vollgoldschn. Mit je 1 gest. Exlibris v. Henry Edward Bunbury. Ebert 5057; Graesse II, 239 - Erste von Elzevier gedruckte Ausgabe. - Bound in two volumes. Full purple morocco, sides blind tooled, full gilt edges and spines. Engraved title. Very fine copy in a pretty binding of this scarce edition.- Edition admirabeblement exécutée gands de marges et bien conservés se paient fort cher." (Graesse). - From the library of Sir Henry Edward Bunbury, 7th Baronet (1778 -1860) a British soldier, son of the famous caricaturist, Henry William Bunbury, was educated at Westminster, and served in the army from 1795-1809. He was responsible for informing Napoleon of his sentence of deportation to St Helena. He was an active Member of Parliament for Suffolk from 1830 to 1832, and the author of several historical works of value.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Burgverlag
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2012-05-15 17:10:59
Yvone Parisino Capucino (Yves de Paris)
Dionysii Thierry,, Lutetiae Parisiorum, 1648. In folio grande (cm 23,3 x 35,5), legatura piena pergamena coeva, rinforzo coevo, in pergamena, al dorso a cinque nervi, titolo calligrafato, mancanza di pergamena di circa 2,5 cm alla cuffia inferiore, ma capitello e cuciture saldi e integri. Pp (20), 41, (1), 1238 (i.e. 1236), 6. Carta pesante vergellata e filigranata, interno in buone condizioni malgrado sporadiche macchie e bruniture, un lavoro di tarlo nel margine interno inferiore, senza perdita di testo, anticamente restaurato con sovrapposizione di carta, che interessa una settantina di cc iniziali. Ex libris ottocentesco alla sguardia, e altro ex libris manoscritto coevo dei Cappuccini della Concezione di Milano, il famoso "Convento di Porta Orientale" dei Promessi Sposi, fondato nel 1599 e soppresso nel 1810, celebre per la ricca biblioteca dove convergevano documenti di grande importanza, essendo il centro dell'archivio storico dell'Ordine. Prima edizione di summa esoterica dell'astrologo cappuccino Ivo da Parigi (1590-1678), di cui non compare traccia nei repertori antichi; la "Bibliotheca scriptorum Capucinorum" del 1747 dedica quasi una pagina all'A., ma cita altre opere, e evidenzia che "dalla Santa Sede l'A. fu pi? volte ammonito e alcuni suoi libri proscritti". La Biographie Universelle, cita altre opere, e attribuisce a Ivo da Parigi la"Astrologia nova methodus F. Allei, arabis christiani", Rennes, 1654-55, edizione bruciata a Nantes. Franciscus Allei ? uno degli pseudonimi dello scomodo autore di pronostici politici puntualmente avveratisi, espressi nel Fatum … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Giovanni Bosio [Magliano Alpi, CN, Italy]
2012-05-10 22:01:18
Apud Turrinum, 1648. Cm. 32, pp. (16) 399 (1). Frontespizio in rosso e nero con grande marchio centrale. Leg. coeva in piena pergamena, dorso a nervi con titoli manoscritti. Segni d'uso sparsi, ma buon esemplare, genuino.
Bookseller: Benacense [IT]
2012-05-08 18:36:35
[Charles I]
[London], 1648. FIRST EDITION SECOND ISSUE. 1 volume, octavo, (ii)(iv)269pp, with the errata slip (apparently from the 3rd issue), 17th century double page engraved plate depicting the King receiving the vision (not called for by Almack) bound in before title-page. Bound in somewhat recent 1/4 brown speckled calf, gilt lettered leather spine label. Almack 2.
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2012-04-08 13:37:27
Charles 1; Eikon Basilike
1648. CHARLES I. Eikon Basilike. The Pourtraicture of His Sacred Majestie in His Solitudes and Suffering. Engraved Frontispiece. [8], 270 pp. 12mo., bound in early nineteenth-century calf. [London: Royston], 1648 (1649). |~||~||~||~||~| First issue of the third edition, and the last published by Royston towards the middle of March, less than two month's after the King's execution. First published in 1649, at the time of Charles I's execution, the Eikon Basilike soon became one of the most widely read works of royalist propaganda from the English Civil War with thirty five editions printed by year end. In the same year Milton, as Latin Secretary to Cromwell, published Eikonoklastes, refuting the Eikon Basilike paragraph by paragraph and criticizing public support of the work. Regarding doubts of Charles' authorship, which arose very soon after publication, Francis Madan has suggested that the work was probably composed by the King in stages, beginning in 1642, with the assistance of Dr. Gauden an Exeter Clergyman. Spine and hinges professionally restored, marginal stain to bottom of last three leafs, still a fine crisp copy. Knachel, Introduction to Eikon Basilike, p. xv. Drabble, Oxford Companion to English Literature, p. 309.
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2012-04-07 10:28:40
(Gauden, John)
n.p. (London): n.p. (Richard Roylston), 1648 ( but 1649). Second Edition. Hardcover. Very good. 8vo. (8),269,pp. Folding frontispiece portrait of the King, without the Explanation. This edition is Madan #2, Almack #4, with two square blocks added to title page and text reset; misspelling "mali" for "mala" on title page. Originally attributed to Charles I, it is now acknowledged that the author is John Gauden. The portrait is signed "Guil: Marshall sculpsit"; in this issue the portrait is Marshall's original design, the second state (cf. Madan, p. 177). There were at least 40 different English editions printed in 1649 (some dated 1648, but actually printed in 1649). Contemporary full black calf with a crown and 'C' and 'R' at its base on both boards in gilt. Spine tips were replaced at an early date; light soil; lacks final blank; else a very good copy. Wing E272 ESTC R221528.
Bookseller: Thorn Books
2012-04-05 12:19:45
Ross, Alexander
London: Printed for Thomas Whitaker at the Kings Arms ..., 1648. [12],2,418,[34]pp. Octavo. Frontis (attributed to William Faithorne). Contemporary paneled calf, rebacked in sympathetic style some decades ago, frontis mounted and a bit soiled, clean tear in upper edge of title mended on verso; occasional early ink annotations and stray, small ink drops; stubs of once tipped in ms. leaf in one margin; joints rubbed (but sound); a good copy. Second edition, first published the previous year. The present copy exhibits a variant imprint from that recorded in Wing and ESTC (without the printer's initials). A semblance of a dictionary of mythology by the prolific Scottish vicar and controversialist, including an abstract of the original myth followed by Ross's interpretation of it. Ross is remembered for his criticisms of Hobbes, Browne, Digby and Harvey, and for having prepared, based on Sieur Du Ryer's French text, the first, albeit flawed, translation into English of the QUR'AN. ESTC R1748. WING R1964.
Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB [United States]
2012-03-17 23:21:40
Kirsten, Georg:
Stettin, G. Götzke für J. Mamphras, 1648. - Darinnen der falsche und betriegliche Gebrauch der Chymischen Artzneyen. Mit gestochenem Titel, (26 Bl.), 594 S., (5 Bl.). 4° Pergamentband der Zeit mit handschriftlichem Rückentitel. Erste Ausgabe. - VD17 23:292248X; Ferguson I, 471; Brüning 1743; Duveen 323. - G. Kirsten (1613-1660) war tätig als Professor der Medizin in Jena und Leibarzt des Königs von Schweden. "Kirsten attacked the commentary of Johann Agricola on Johann Poppe for its false and fraudulent use of chemical remedies, potable gold and other panaceas" (Thorndyke VII, 197). - Ein Blatt mit kleinem Loch und minimalem Buchstabenverlust, 2 Blatt im Oberrand mit schmalem ergänztem Randabschnitt. Der "chemische Probir-Ofen" von Detharding wurde hier nicht beigegeben, von Ferguson separat geführt. Angebunden: Wille, Matthes: De salis origine. Das ist: von des Saltzes und seiner Quellen Ursprunge, Fort-, Aus- und endlichen Untergange. Ingleichen vera virgulae mercurialis relatio. Das ist wahrhaftiger und grundlicher Bericht von der Wünschel-Ruthen. Jena, J. Gollner für G. Schmiedt, 1684. (44 Bl.). - Zweite Ausgabe des erstmals 1671 erschienen Werkes - VD 17 39:123756V; Klinckowström S. 45; Ferguson II, 551. - "Of this author nothing seems to be known beyond his writings. The first tract discusses the variations which are observed in salt springs. The second is an exposition of the principles involved in the devining-rod and the conditions under which it acts. Here it is used for discovering salt" (Ferguson). - Titelblatt gebräunt. Angebunden: Stahl, Georg Ernst: Dissertat … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquariat im Hufelandhaus GmbH
2012-03-16 08:17:02
Sixt von Hausen ( 1549 )
[Heiligenberg?], "Montags nach Margrethe" [19. Juli 15]07. Deutsche Handschrift auf Papier (Wasserzeichen: Ochsenkopf), ca. 26,5 × 22 cm, 1S. auf 1 Bl. Altersgebräunt, leicht angeschmutzt, kleine Einrisse an Faltstellen und Rändern.. An Bürgermeister und Rat von Überlingen in der Streitsache des Jacob Blaphart von Kierwang. Blaphart, ein Leibeigener von Hausens Dienstherrn ("meinen gnedigen Herren mit lybeigenschaft zuegehoerdt"), der Grafen von Werdenberg-Heiligenberg-Sigmaringen-Trochtelfingen, hatte vor Hausen über ein nicht eingelöstes "gehaiß" (Versprechen, Schenkung?) seines Vaters, des Häuslers (Kleinstbauer) Hans geklagt. Hausen schickte daraufhin den Amtmann Conrad Rainer nach Kierwang, um eine Einigung zu erreichen. Da dieser Vermittlungsversuch scheiterte, soll nun das Gericht in Überlingen in dieser Sache "Recht ergehn lassen". Sixt von Hausen stammte aus dem seit dem 12. Jahrhundert zu belegenden und 1648 erloschenen Rittergeschlecht von Hausen. Die Herrschaft derer von Hausen umfasste die Burg Hausen (heutige Ruine Hausen in Hausen im Tal, OT Beuron), Stetten am kalten Markt, Nusplingen, Ober- und Unterglashütte und Neidingen, im Lkr. Sigmaringen. - Sixt, Hofmeister des Stifts Buchau am Federsee, Obervogt von Scheer und zeitweiliger Verwalter der Vogtei Heiligenberg für die Grafen von Werdenberg-Heiligenberg, ist heute vor allem aufgrund seiner deftigen Rolle in der berühmten Zimmerischen Chronik bekannt. Diese ab 1540 von Graf Froben Christoph von Zimmern (1519-1566), einem persönlichen Berkannten Hausens, verfasste Chronik, die ebenso reich an Schwänken wie … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Versandantiquariat manuscryptum - Dr. In
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2012-03-05 12:08:29
BESOLDI J.C. (Christophori) [BESOLD (Christoph)].
Amstelodami, Apud Jodocum Janssonium, 1648. -8 x 14 cm.- , 324 págs. Papel limpio. Enc. en pergamino de época. (Muy buen ejemplar.) (Jurista alemán amigo de Kepler.) [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Berceo (Libros Antiguos) [Madrid, Spain]
2011-11-27 14:46:38
Bauderon Brice
Chez Jean Jost,, Paris, 1648 - In 8° piccolo, pagg. (8), 512, (8); 32; (2), 97, (5) con bella marca tipografica incisa su rame, alcuni testalini e capilettera xilografici; legatura in piena pergamena coeva. Edizione "reveve, corrigée et augmentée de plusieurs compositions necessaires: & des facultez de chaque composition. Avec un traicté des plus usitez et celebres medicamens chymiques par G. Savvageon". Celebre farmacopea che fu pubblicata per la prima volta a Lione nel 1583; ebbe numerose edizioni, tutte non comuni. Brice Bauderon (1540?-1623) fu medico francese assai stimato; oltre alla Farmacopea scrisse l'opera "Praxis medica in duos tractatus distincta" nel 1620 che venne tradotta anche in inglese. Seguono due trattati, con proprio frontespizio, stampati sempre a Parigi presso Jost nel 1648: "Traicté des eaux distillées qu'un apothicaire doit tenir en sa boutique" par Laurens Catelan (1605-1639). "Traicté chymique contenant les preparations, usages, facultez & doses des plus celebres & usitez medicamens chymiques" par Savvageon Guillaume (sec. XVII), suddiviso in 4 parti: Des Vegetaux - Des animaux - Des mineraux - Des metaux. Una gora interessa il margine inferiore di tutto il volume, qualche tarlo marginale che raramente intacca il testo. Normali bruniture sparse. Opera rara e completa in ogni sua parte. Legatura in cartone moderno. Esemplare molto consultato. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Libreria Biggio
2011-11-14 11:56:39
Machiavelli, Nicolai
Hieronymi De Vogel, Lugnuni Batavorum Leiden 1648 - 444pp, (x) Index Rerum.(iii) Index Questionum & Objectionum).separate pictorial title page (with two creases probably during paper making), title page with vignette of phoenix (with two old ownership signatures). 18th century full calf gilt, probably English, rubbed and worn with gilding to spine very rubbed, marbled endpapers with armorial bookplate "Auchlochen", all edges red, internally clean. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
2011-11-03 22:50:22
Buxtorf, Johann.
Impensis Haered. Ludovici König, 1648. Sole edition of this gathering of brief literary excerpts in Latin and Hebrew, alphabetically arranged by motif; the texts were collected and edited by Buxtorf the younger. The title-page bears a woodcut printer's device.
Bookseller: PRB&M/SessaBks (Philadelphia Rare Books & MSS Co.) [U.S.A.]
2011-10-20 21:28:55
BLAEU, Joan].
Amsterdam: c 1648 - 30.9 x 40.2 cm. Original colour in outline and to cartouche and incidental illustrations. Attractive map of Middlesex including London. Elaborate title cartouche to lower right corner, the royal coat of arms of the Stuart family to centre left edge. Manuscript number at upper margin. Blank on verso. Two small sections at lower margin sometime reinforced on verso, one section with two tears without loss and some light discolouration. Overall, a handsome map with particular bright colouring to the cartouche. Koeman, Vol II, 5281:2.
Bookseller: Robert Frew Ltd. ABA ILAB
2011-10-19 15:48:35
PANVINIO Onofrio Veronensis.
Frambotti,, Padova, 1648. gr. vol. in folio, pp. (18), 244, bella leg. p. pelle coeva con tit. oro al d. con nervi. Bel front. inc in rame con tit. racchiuso in magnifica edicola architettonica animata da figure allegoriche e i Santi patroni della città, in calce graziosa vedutina di Verona. Con ritr. dell'A. e 34 tavv. per lo più ripiegate fra cui il territorio del veronese e la grande pianta della città. Cicognara 4059. Picc. abrasioni al d. ma ottimo esempl. a larghi margini. [030]
Bookseller: SCRIPTORIUM Studio Bibliografico [Mantova, MN, Italy]
2011-10-03 18:33:22
Chez Iulian Iacquin 1648 - - Chez Iulian Iacquin, à Paris 1648, in-4 (17,5x22,5cm), (2) 32pp., relié. - Edition originale. Reliure en demi basane tabac milieu XIXe. Dos lisse avec pièce de titre. Un accroc avec manque à la pièce de titre. Frottements. Maître Jean Peaucellier se plaignit en justice d'avoir été floué par un conseiller du roi et maître d'hôtel de la maison du roi de 21400 livres, par un subterfuge et un plan machiavélique. La première partie contient le discours en latin de Peaucellier sur la confession. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] First Edition. Half sheepskin tobacco nineteenth environment. Smooth back with part of title. A snag with the loss of part of title. Friction. Maître Jean Peaucellier complained in court of having been cheated by an adviser to the king and hotel of the house of the king of 21400 books master, through deception and a Machiavellian plan. The first part contains the Latin speech Peaucellier the confession. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! (2) 32pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet
2011-09-12 21:37:14
BETTINI, Mario. [BETTINUS, Marius].
Bologna: G.B. Ferroni, 1648. First edition. An outstanding copy of this rare compendious scholastic mathematical work by the Jesuit mathematician Mario Bettini (1582-1657), encompassing all the major fields of mathematics, but paying special attention to geometry. Bettini's Aerarium covers a wealth of information not just in mathematics but also astronomical geometry, all of which had, as with Bettini's previous Apiaria of 1645, gone through the Collegio Romano's rigorous censorship under the eye of Christoph Grienberger (d.1636), who as Clavius' successor was responsible for enforcing adherence to Aristotle in matters of natural philosophy. European scientific thought during the period 1620-1660 was dominated by the revolutionary investigations of Galileo and others into the nature of the solar system. The Jesuits, as the chief proponents of traditional Aristotelian teachings, were hailed by many as the intellectual champions of the Catholic Church, the philosophical mathematical and Scriptural arguments of Jesuit writers against the Copernican theory of a sun-centered solar system the main driving forces of seventeenth century inquiry. At the beginning of the seventeenth century to understand meant to grasp regularities, and this knowledge was based largely on the accepted authority of ancient texts. However as the worldview expanded the certainty of such views began to diminish. For the philosophically well-educated mathematics appeared as one of the few refuges of eternal truths untainted by the possibility of such dissent. Jesuit colleges, such as that at Parma where B … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: SOPHIA RARE BOOKS [Denmark]
2011-09-11 20:29:31
BLAEU, Joan.]
Amsterdam: c 1648 - 38.1 x 29 cm. Original colour in outline and to cartouche and incidental illustrations. A handsome map of the Isle of Man, with a pretty title cartouche to lower right corner. The royal coat of arms to upper left corner shown with the English and Scottish flags. Illustrations of ships to the sea. Manuscript number at upper margin. Sometime laid down on thicker paper. Overall in very good condition, with bright colour. Koeman, Vol II, 5750:2.
Bookseller: Robert Frew Ltd. ABA ILAB
2011-08-27 15:15:24
COMMINES, Philippe de Sr. d'Argenton
Dernière édition, 1 vol. fort in-12 relié demi-basane marron à petits coins de vélin, dos à 4 nerfs, Chez les Elzeviers, Leide, 1648, 12 ff. n. ch. (dont titre gravé), 765 pp. et 9 ff. n. ch. (tables) Importante édition elzévirienne des mémoires de Commines. Cette jolie édition recherchée est signalée par Brunet (Brunet, II, 191) et Rahir (376), tandis que Willems évoque une édition "admirablement exécutée". Intéressant exemplaire d'une belle fraîcheur intérieure (rel. postérieure avec petit mq. en coiffe de tête, f. de titre un peu faible avec première garde partiellement contrecollée au plat). Langue: Français [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Librairie du Cardinal [GRADIGNAN, France]
2011-08-10 00:07:11
Léon Escudier - RO50012424: 312 pages. Initiales dorés sur la couverture. Titre et fleurons sur le dos. Quelques petites déchirures. 1ère page détachée. Quelques petites mouillures. L.E. 1648. Opéra en quatre actes avec ballet (page 155 à 202). Partitions pour piano et chant. In-8 Relié demi-cuir. Bon état. Couv. légèrement passée. Dos satisfaisant. Quelques rousseurs Classification Dewey : 780.26-Partitions [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: le-livre
2011-03-31 10:52:15
London: Printed for John Hickman. 1648. First edition, Complete in 15 pages, (14 pages of text plus the title page). First edition, Complete in 15 pages, (14 pages of text plus the title page). A good copy some pages cropped tightly to the top edge of text. Small ink inscriptions to the margins of title and pages numbered in manuscript to the top corner. Housed in 19th century calf binding with blank pages before and after. Scarce. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers.
Bookseller: LUCIUS BOOKS (ABA, ILAB, PBFA) [York, United Kingdom]
2011-03-20 05:57:19
Juvenalis, Decimus Junius, & Persius Flaccus (Cornelio Schrevelio, ed.)
Lugd. Bat. (Leiden): Franciscum Hackium, 1648. Early Edition. Hardcover. Small, thick 8vo. (xvi),644,xl pp. Engraved title page. Bound to style in quarter maroon morocco; spine ruled in simple gilt lines; brown lettering label, gilt. 'Cum veteris Scholiastae, & Variorum Commentariis Accurante Cornelio Schrevelio'. Nice edition of Juvenal and Flaccus. The text is preceded by a life of Juvenal and excerpts from ancient testomonials of him; extensive index. Near fine. Item #16985.
Bookseller: Thorn Books, ABAA [Tucson, AZ, U.S.A.]
2011-03-14 09:02:22
Dordrecht, Frans Baltensz, 1648. (15.5 x 10 cm). Small 8vo. 51+315 pp. Contemp. full calf, gilt decor. edges & spine with gilt lettered (sl. faded) red title label, marbled paper edges & endp. (Frontcover sl. stained; bookplate removed from pastedown with damage to marbled paper; light browning to paper. Overall VG copy). * Curious and obscure treatise by Dordrecht Anabaptist printer and bookseller Frans Baltensz. Having this personal commentary on some passages in the Gospel of Saint John partly published earlier, but banned by church authorities as being complete nonsense, Baltensz decided to cut his manuscript into pieces, to mix them and subsequently printed them randomly (later called "cut-up" technique). [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Charbo's Antiquariaat [Amsterdam, Netherlands]
2011-03-14 07:00:40
RICHELIEU (Cardinal Duc de).
A Vienne, par Antoine Vaudrand, Imprimeur de ladite Ville, 1648, 1 volume de 8.5x14 cm environ, xii pp., 384 pp., (1) ff., reliure plein vélin crème d'époque, couverture muette. Erreur de pagination p. 335, déchirure sans manque p. 334, infime manque de cuir sur la coiffe de tête, et léger frottement sur un mors, ouvrage complet et en bon état malgré les petits défauts signalés.Merci de nous contacter à l'avance si vous souhaitez consulter une référence au sein de notre librairie.
Bookseller: Librairie Diogène SARL [Lyon, France]
2010-10-24 14:18:13
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2010-08-29 13:53:34
1648. [PHOTOGRAPHY - JAPANESE] Moriyama DAIDÔ. DAIDÔ hysteric no.6 1994. Tokyo, hysteric glamour, 1993. Large square folio, illustrated wrappers, 177 images (many double page) over 360 pages. Limited edition. This copy has a bit of mild creasing marks to the covers but overall in very good condition. Remarkable work in black and white - dark, grainy and ominous - certainly not a tourist's brochure view of Japan. Daidô is among the most important of Japan's contemporary photographers. Hysteric Glamour, the publishers, have produced a seminal series of monographs all through the 90's and to the present day, capturing the essence of the latest trends in Japanese photography and presenting them with great sympathy and skill.
Bookseller: Boston Book Company, Inc. ABAA [Boston, MA, U.S.A.]

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