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        Opera Historica Omnia; Burgundica, Austriaca, Belgica: De Rebus a Principibus Burgundis Atque Austriacis, Qui Belgis Imperarunt, Pace Belloque Praeclare Gestis

      Lovanii : Typus ac sumpt. I Coppenii, 1649-01-01. Hardcover. Good. 3 parts in 1 volume. 32 cm. Folio. Full contempory calf. Spine gilt with 6 raised bands. Cover rubbed, joints inexpertly repaired. Red and black title page. Internally generally very good. A few quires toned. Seminary library stamp on title page. [20], 263, [33], 454, 147 p. One folding table. De Huyter (Delft 1535 - Sint-Truiden 1602)•Burgundy -- History. •Habsburg, House of. •Belgium -- History.

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        BERNA

      Archontologia Cosmica., 1649. Copper engraving. Uncoloured. In very good condition, despite a couple of very small rust stains. Size: 345 × 210 mm. (13½ × 8½ inches) A lovely bird's eye view of Bern and the river Aare running around the city. Title cartouche in top centre with two cherubs on a cloud holding aloft the city's coat of arms which depicts a bear. German text about the city in top right corner, compass in top left and scale in bottom right. Principle buildings in the city are numbered, and along the lower edge their names are given. To the bottom left and right in the foreground of the picture stand elegant gentry in groups on hills overlooking the city.

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        Tyel

      Amsterdam. unbound. very good. Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 16.25" x 20.75". Beautifully detailed town plan of Tiel in central Holland, circa 1649, shown in an unusual panoramic birds-eye view. Shows the pastoral and maritime nature of the area, with farms, houses, churches and ships in the surrounding waters. Includes two coats of arms. Dutch text on verso. Published around the time of the Spanish acknowledgment of the Dutch Republic in "Tooneel der Steden van der Vereenighde Nederlanden" ("Town books of the Netherlands"). Many of the town plans included in this publication emphasized their strategic importance in response to the Spanish occupation. Wear and chipping along edges, two small tears to bottom edge. One of the most famous mapmakers of his time, Willem Blaeu (1571-1638) and his family worked out of Amsterdam. This series was published by his son Jan (c. 1599-1673), who took over the business upon his father's death. Expert repairs to centerfold. Minor glue residue along top margin.

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        Insularum Britannicarum Accurata Delineatio ex Geographicis Conatibus Abrahami Ortelii

      Amsterdam, 1649. Copper engraving, 39.5 x 51 cms, recent hand-colour, slight toning, French text on verso. Derived from Ortelius’ Parergon map of Roman Britain, this is the second state of Janssonius’ map with rhumb lines and compass roses, issued from 1646 onwards.

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        Wiltonia sive Comitatus Wiltoniensis. Anglis Wilshire

      Amsterdam, 1649. Copper engraving, 40.5 x 50.5 cms, recent hand-colour, slight spotting, French text on verso.

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        Edynburgum

      Frankfurt: , 1649. [Edinburgh] Size: 305 × 395 mm. Copperplate engraving. Very good condition, folds as issued. A wonderful engraving of the city of Edinburgh, as it was when Merian first published it during the seventeenth century. The castle is seen seen to the left, with the city spread out below it. Ships are seen beyond the port of Leith on the Firth of Forth. Two men on horseback gallop towards the city in the foreground, and a coat of arms is found in the top left corner. Merian was a Swiss born engraver and publisher, who lived and worked in Frankfurt. Published in the "Neuwe Archontologia Cosmica".

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        ANNALI DELLA FELICE CITTA' DI PALERMO PRIMA SEDIA, CORONA DEL RE, E CAPO DEL REGNO DI SICILIA. NELLI QUALI SI CONTIENE LA SUA ORIGINE, PROGRESSI, E VARIETA' DI STATO SACRO, POLITICO, E MILITARE.

      PIETRO DELL'ISOLA 1649-51 Palermo, Pietro dell'Isola, 1649-51. Tre volumi in 4to;pp. 6n.nn., 64, 562, 12n.nn.; 4n.nn.,688; 216 err. num. 168,760 err.num.762. A ciascun volume occhietto, titoli in rosso e nero, testo inquadrato. Molte illustrazioni silografate nel testo raffiguranti monete, medaglie, stemmi nobiliari, iscrizioni, piante della città di Falcando, Ranzano, Fazello, Valguarnera. Opera monumentale "che cominciando dalla fondazione della città e dagli anni avanti Cristo 2077 incirca, finisce nel presente anno dopo Cristo 1649, nella quale si ordisce una lunga tela di quasi 3700 anni. Divisa in XI periodi o ere che dir vogliamo, cioè: eroica, cartaginese, romana, sacra, greca o constantinopolitana, saracena, normanna, sveva, francese, aragonese, austriaca. Nella terza parte è l'apparato di Palermo nobile, ossia la storia di sei famiglie reali che regnarono in Sicilia ed in Palermo. L'altro di più di 220 nobili famiglie, che in diversi gradi di dignità Palermo governarono". Edizione originale. Brunet III, 455; Moncada, 1128: "Opera di eccezionale rarità, quasi impossibile a trovarsi completa del III volume"; Cat. Platneriana, pag.249: "Opera assai rara. Il Palermo Nobile, parte terza, è ricercatissimo"; Mira I, pag. 492: "Opera sommamente pregiata, e gli esemplari sono rari". 5 immagini allegate.

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        Topographia Enchusae

      Amsterdam - Exquisite town plan of Enkhuizen, circa 1649, shown in an unusual panoramic birds-eye view. Beautifully detailed, with delicately rendered ships in the various waterways around the city. Includes two coats of arms. Dutch text on verso. Published around the time of the Spanish acknowledgment of the Dutch Republic in "Tooneel der Steden van der Vereenighde Nederlanden" ("Town books of the Netherlands"). Many of the town plans included in this publication emphasized their strategic importance in response to the Spanish occupation. One of the most famous mapmakers of his time, Willem Blaeu (1571-1638) and his family worked out of Amsterdam. This series was published by his son Johannes (c. 1599-1673), who took over the business upon his father's death. Minor chipping along edges, tear to left edge. Crease to upper left corner. Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 15.5" x 20".

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        ESSEX WATCHMEN'S WATCHWORD

      1649. Very Good. (ROGERS, Daniel, et al.) THE ESSEX WATCHMEN'S WATCHWORD to the inhabitants of the said county respectively, dwelling under their several charges, by way of Apologetical Account, of the true Grounds of their first Engagement with them in the Cause of God, King and Parliament, for their Vindication from unjust Aspersions. Also by way of faithful Premonition of the dangerous evil latent in a printed Paper, entituled, The Agreement of the People, intended to be Tendred to them for Subscription. London: Printed for Ralph Smith, at the sign of the Bible near the Royal Exchange, 1649. First edition. The last two pages are a printed list of 63 ministers, beginning with Daniel Rogers, who endorsed this publication. The imprimatur (Ja. Cranford, 15 February 1648) is printed at the bottom of the last page. Small quarto. A-B4 18.2 x 14 cm. [2], 14 pp. Bound in later brown cloth-backed marbled boards, with a small typed label on upper board. Ex library, with minimal marks: an oval ink stamp on the outer margin, and a small library number on the inner margin of p. 1. This tract was written in support of `The Agreement of the People,' the army's petition for tolerance, when it was sent down for the Essex ministers to sign. Daniel Rogers (1573-1652) drew up `The Essex Watchmen's Watchword' on behalf of the presbyterians, and was the first to sign it, protesting against the toleration of any who refused to sign the 'Agreement.' A couple of small spots on the t.p., else a clean and very good copy. Rare. (D.N.B.; Wing E3342A).

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        Sylloge Variorum Tractatuum Anglico quidem idiomate & ab Auctoribus Anglis conscriptorum sed in linguam Latinam translatorum; Quibus Caroli Magnæ Britan. Franciæ et Hiberniæ Regis Innocentia Illustratur et Parricidium injustissimè & immanissimè

      VG. 1649. First Edition. Hardcover. Contemporary calf rebacked and recornered, four raised bands on spine and spine label bearing gilt titles, boards with gilt oval containing the arms of Petrus de Villars Archbishop of Vienna (there were 3 Archbishop Villars of Vienna, the last died in 1663), some surface wear to boards, small ink stamp of a lion with the initial C under it on ffep, internally clean and bright, pagination ([8], 46, [2], 40, 56, 55, [1], 24, [2], 43-94, [10], 148, 24, 64.pp) matches that given by the ESTC. , This work contains 16 tracts originally published between 1641 and 1649 and here collected together and translated into Latin, presumably for a European readership. These tracts are by a number of different authors including John Gauden, William Prynne, William Sedgwick and John Cook (bap. 1608, d.1660), with each tract having a seperate title page dated 1648 or 1649. John Cook's name appears on just one tract but also on the main title page and so one assumes he was the translator. John Cook was a judge who acted as Solicitor-General at the trial of King Charles I, a trial which Cook called "the most comprehensive, impartial, and glorious piece of justice that ever was acted" and claimed that he "went as cheerfully about it, as to a Wedding". His involvement in the trial would see him executed for treason in 1660. , Small 4to .

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        Urkunde 1649 - Sündelbeckisches Siechenhaus. Urkunde, das Sündelbeckische Siechenhaus betreffend. Handschrift auf Pergament

      Osnabrück, 5. Mai 1649. Quer-4to. 1 Seiten mit anhängendem Original-Siegel der Stadt Osnabrück (Durchmesser 3,5 cm) in Holzkassette - In der Urkunde wird die Obligation der Stadt zugunsten Röttger Deichmanns (Dyckmann) vom 23. Mai 1633 über 111 Reichstaler erwähnt. Ausgestellt durch den Richter Johannes Meyer "als Verwahrer des Hofes und Armen zu Sündelbecke" und mit Unterschrift Wilhelm Ledeburs. Im Falz unbedeutender Textverlust, schwach fleckig -

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        A RELIGIOUS DEMURRER, CONCERNING SUBMISSION TO THE PRESENT POWER: CONTAINED IN A LETTER WRITTEN TO SOME RELIGIOUS GENTLEMEN, AND REVEREND DIVINES IN AND ABOUT THE CITY OF LONDON; FROM SOME PEACEABLE AND TRUTH-SEEKING GENTLEMEN IN THE COUNTREY. REQUESTING AS SPEEDY AND SATISFACTORY AN ANSWER AS THEY PLEASE TO AFFORD [caption title]

      [London: Printed for Thomas Underhill, 1649].. 8pp. Quarto. Extracted from bound pamphlet volume. Early index number in top margin of first leaf, otherwise near fine. First edition. A late publication by Ward, published after his return to England from the Massachusetts-Bay Colony, and two years after the publication of his most widely known work, THE SIMPLE COBLER OF AGGAWAM. A second part, not attributed to Ward and signed by "A Lover of Truth and Liberty," subsequently appeared in the same format. ESTC locates 9 copies in North America. ESTC R203432. WING W781a. THOMASON E.530

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        Steenwiick

      Amsterdam. unbound. very good. Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 14" x 18.25". Beautifully detailed town plan of Steenwijk in northeastern Holland, circa 1649, shown in an unusual panoramic birds-eye view. Features the fortress and the town within it, and the surrounding pastoral landscape. Includes two coats of arms. Latin text on verso. Published around the time of the Spanish acknowledgment of the Dutch Republic in "Novum Ac Magnum Theatrum Urbium Belgicae Liberae Ac Foederataee" ("Town books of the Netherlands"). Many of the town plans included in this publication emphasized their strategic importance in response to the Spanish occupation. One of the most famous mapmakers of his time, Willem Blaeu (1571-1638) and his family worked out of Amsterdam. This series was published by his son Johannes (c. 1599-1673), who took over the business upon his father's death. Stains in margins, small tear to bottom center.

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        Emda." Ansicht aus der Vogelschau mit Befestigungsanlagen, im Vordergrund die Ems mit hübscher Schiffsstaffage

      Kolorierter Kupferstich aus J. Blaeu's Städtebuch 1649. 42.5x53 cm. - Koeman 1 Bl 736 - Albers 4-02.8 - Dekoratives Blatt mit 2 grossen Wappen.

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        Haerlems schuyt-praetjen op 't redres vande West-Indische Compagnie

      Exposing the vices of the Dutch West India Company in Brazil, championing Portugal´s cause. 1649. [Amsterdam?]. In 4to (205 mm x 150 mm). 12 ff. Later half vellum over paper boards, upper portion of boards mildly darkened. Modern bookplate on front pastedown, unobtrusive contemporary ink notation on outer corners of recto of all leaves, tanned, untrimmed, nice copy. First edition of this interesting 17th century pamphlet of black propaganda; it champions the Portuguese cause in Brazil while exposing the vices of the Dutch West India Company. During 1649, while waiting for Amsterdam's municipal council to reconvene and vote on a resolution in favor of the Company, a series of anonymous pamphlets, politically motivated for the Portuguese cause, were published to persuade the town councilors to the Portuguese side. The tracts, cleverly published in dialogue format and usually embedded in a familiar setting, such as the market or the public house, took on "the colloquial tone of the middle and lower classes" (Asher) in order to communicate with a larger audience. Asher emphasizes the ingenuity of the framework of this particular type of Portuguese propaganda: "Leaving his actors to expose all the grievances of the country against Portugal, with much power and vehemence, the author seems to be quite impartial; but he has always a personage at hand who refutes all these charges or shows them to be mere trifles with the wrongs of the West-India-Company."The present pamphlet translates to "Harlem's Boat-talk on the Reformation of the West-India-Company"; according to European Americana, it is sometimes attributed to Cornelis Melin and is a dialogue between Mr. Keyser and Mr. Coninck, disputing the responsibility of the States of Holland to subsidize the Company's operations and subtly urging Portugal's call for peace. European Americana, 649/61. Sabin, 7586 & 29505. Borba de moraes, 389. Asher, 262.

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        Hasselt

      Amsterdam. unbound. very good. Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 13.75" x 19.75". Absolutely stunning town plan of Hasselt in northeastern Holland, shown in an unusual panoramic birds-eye view, circa 1649. Features the fortress and the town within it, and ships in the surrounding river. Includes two coats of arms, both of which are hand burnished with beautiful gold leaf. Latin text on verso. Published around the time of the Spanish acknowledgment of the Dutch Republic in "Novum Ac Magnum Theatrum Urbium Belgicae Liberae Ac Foederataee" ("Town books of the Netherlands"). Many of the town plans included in this publication emphasized their strategic importance in response to the Spanish occupation. One of the most famous mapmakers of his time, Willem Blaeu (1571-1638) and his family worked out of Amsterdam. This series was published by his son Johannes (c. 1599-1673), who took over the business upon his father's death. Tears and chipping to edges.

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        Les Passions de l'Ame

      Paris: Chez Henry Le Gras, 1649. First Edition. RARE. Bound in the original calf boards; rebacked in brown calf, gilt-tooled label; original marbled endpages; all edges gilt. There is minor wear to the corners and edges with slight bumping and a few small chips to the leather. Text clean and tight. Includes woodcut initials and tailpieces. This French edition was published simultaneously with the Elzevier edition in Amsterdam. In this final work by Descartes, he applies his "mechanistic physiology" to a study of the relationship between mind and body, ultimately making a distinction between voluntary and involuntary actions. xlviii + 286 pages. Very good condition.

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        Dictionaire Servant de Bibliotheque Universelle ou Recueil Succinct de Toutes Les Plus Belles Matieres de la Theologie, de L'Histoire, du Droict, de la Poesie, de la Cosmographie, de la Chronologie, de a Fable, de la Medecine, de la Chirurgie & de la Pharmacie

      Antoine de Sommaville, Paris, 1649. First Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Very Good Condition. Full contemporary calf, elaborately gilt spine. Corners bumped and rounded, hinges rubbed, wear at spine ends, inner joint cracked, occasional damp stains, mostly mild, scattered foxing. Small library label on the front board and an old bookplate inside the front cover. An attractively printed and curiously organized dictionary - an early attempt at encyclopedic completeness that led to Bayle's Dictionaire Historique et Critique (1997) and Diderot and D'Alembert's great Encyclopédie. Organized by word endings and published 14 years after Cardinal Richlieu called for the creation of a French Dictionary but 45 years before the first edition of the Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française. Title page in red and black, (6) 1198, (70)pp. Size: Folio. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 3 kilos. Category: Reference; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 043917. . This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries.

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        The Epistles

      The Epistles of Jacob Behmen aliter, Teutonicus Philosophus. Very usefull and necessary for those that read his writings, and are very full of excellent and plaine Instructions how to attaine to the Life of Christ. Translated out of the German Language. London: Printed by M. Simmons for Gyles Calvert, at the Black Spread Eagle, at the West end of Pauls Church, 1649.First English edition. Rebound in ¼ leather with marbled boards. Condition of this book is quite worn, browning to all pages, pages end torn, text complete. No blank papers, Title page, 11 pages preface to the reader, not numbered, 215 pages epistles, 1 title page Testimonie, 29 pages Testimonie, 16 pages Table of the Contents, 1 page Errata,, 1 blank end paper. I. english edition, extremly rare

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        Examen vande valsche resolutie van de heeren burgemeesters ende raden tot Amsterdam. Op´t stuck vande West-Indische Compagnie

      Early tract on the activities of the Dutch West India Company in Brazil. 1649. Amsterdam. Abraham de Bruyn. In 4to (197 mm x 145 mm). 36. Later half vellum, a little rubbed. Some age toning, else fine, modern bookplate on front pastedown. First edition. A Meticulously framed response to the skillfully-framed Portuguese black propaganda: ?Copye vande resolutie van de heeren burgemeesters ende raden tot Amsterdam?, a fictitious account of a meeting of the Amsterdam municipal council published the same year. The propaganda claimed the cessation of financial support of the Dutch West India Company; this work translates to "Examination of the false resolution of the Burgomasters and council of Amsterdam on the question of the West India Company". The author refutes the accusation that the Burgomasters of Amsterdam were in favor of abandoning their financial support to the Dutch West India Company after the Portuguese Rising in Brazil, an act which would have penurised many small investors in the scheme. Sabin 23344. Asher 253. Borba de Moraes 297.

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        Het Eerste Deel Van de Tragedische ofte klaechlijcke Historien : inhoudende xviij waerachtige geschiedenissen, welckers begin lief ende genuechlijck is, maer het eynde vol swarigheyts ende verdriets [...] [...]

      Utrecht ; Simon de Vries (1649), 1650. 1st Edition in this form. Description: [12] Bl., 668 S : Kupfert. ; 12°. Referenced by OCLC 551884455. Auteur is Matteo Bandello. Vertalers uit het Italiaans naar het Frans zijn Pierre Boaistuau en Franc¸ois de Belleforest.Contents: I, III, V. ... Inhoudende xviii waerachtige geschiedenissen, welckers begin, lief ende genuechlijck is, maer het eynde vol swarigheyts ende verdriets / eerst beschreven in het Italiaans : ende nu uyt de Franc¸oysche in de Nederlantsche tale over-geset door Isaac de Bert. II. ... in welcke begrepen sijn seer jammerlijcke feyten, waarachtich geschiet, tot spiegel van alle menschen / ... in onse Nederlandsche sprake overgeset door M. Merten Everaerts. IV, VI-VII. ... in welcke begrepen sijn seer jammerlijcke feyten, waarachtich geschiet, tot spiegel van alle menschen. IX. Thoonneel van de wereltsche veranderinge deses tijdts : zijnde het neghende ende laeste deel van de tragedische historien, waerlijk geschiet in Asia en Europa : getrocken uyt verscheyde schrijvers / nu nieuwelijcks uyt de Franc¸oische in onse Nederduytsche tale over-geset door F[elix] v[an] S[ambix] Impressum dl. 2: Tot Utrecht : by Lambert Roeck. Very good copy bound in contemporary limp vellum over bevelled boards; the title applied in ink (manuscript) to the upper spine. Spine bands and panel edges somewhat rubbed and dust-toned as with age. Remains quite well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong.

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        Austriaci Caesares Mariae Annae Austriacae potentisimae Hisapniarum reginae in dotale auspicium exhibiti

      Mailand, L. Monza 1649.. gr.-8°. 176 S. Mit Kupfertit. u. 13 Kupfertaf. v. F. Agnellus Pgmt: d. Zt. Mit hs. Rückentit. Taf. 2 im w. unt. Rd. etw. beschnitten. Praz 443; Graesse V, 111 - Die großen umrahmenden Wappenkupfer mit jew. 1Portrait-Medaillon der einzelnen Habsburger-Regensten, beginnend mit Rudolf I. bis Ferdinand III.

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        Descriptio Regni Japoniæ. Cum quibusdam affinis materiæ, Ex variis auctoribus collecta et in ordinem redacta

      Amstelodami [Amsterdam]: Apud Ludovicum Elzevirium 1649. . First edition, two volumes, 16mo, (xlviii), 267, (1); (viii), 320 pp. Engraved title in volume I plus a folding table, marbled paste downs, armorial bookplates of Lord Sinclair. Contemporary calf, a.e.g., covers with double gilt rules, cornerpieces and a central rose, gilt phoenix to the foot of the spine with the motto Rinasce Piu Gloriosa (“It rises again more glorious”), spines a little worn with slight loss to tops An important early work on Japan, including a translation of Schouten’s account of Siam. Varenius is best known for his “Geographia Generalis”, published by Elzevir the following year. Willems 1095.

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        Middelburgum.

      Kopergravure, 1649 - . Blaeu. Herkomst: 'Toonneel der Steden'. Verso: Latijnse tekst. Afmeting: 57,5 x 47,5 cm.

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        Descriptio Fluminum Rheni, Vahalis Et Mosae

      Amsterdam: Koeman, 1649. Map. Very Good. 14-3/4 x 19-1/2 inches. Beautifully detailed copper plate engraving of the Central Netherlands, composed by famed Dutch cartographer, Jan Janssonius. Extremely rare edition of this chart where the three great rivers flow to within a few kilometers of each below Wesel. The scale allows most of the larger towns to be depicted by miniature plans showing fortifications. Title cartouche in bottom right of upper chart. Scale displayed in center. Extracted from Koemans Atlantes Neerlandici and containing text from the atlas on reverse of sheet. The original plates for this map were later acquired by Willem Blaeu, who then used them for his own, more modern cartographic publications. Minor discoloration to page. Slight chipping, mostly across top border, but not affecting the body of the chart. Vertical center crease from atlas extraction. Overall, a superior and extremely rare map in excellent condition.

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        Lincolnia Comitatus Anglis Lyncolneshire

      Amsterdam, 1649. Map. Copper engraving, 38.5 x 50 cms, recent hand-colour, French text on verso. Koeman Me 161

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        Hantoniae Comitatus cum Bercheria

      Amsterdam, 1649. Map. Copper engraving, 44.5 x 55.5 cms, recent hand-colour, French text on verso. Koeman Me 161

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        Anglia Regnum

      Amsterdam, 1649. Map. Copper engraving, 39 x 49.5 cms, recent hand-colour, light spotting, French text on verso. Koeman Me 161

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        Cestria Comitatus Palatinatus. The Countye Palatine of Chester

      Amsterdam, 1649. Map. Copper engraving, 38.5 x 50 cms, recent hand-colour, French text on verso. Koeman Me 161

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        Comitatus Dorcestria vulgo Anglice Dorsetshire

      Amsterdam, 1649. Map. Copper engraving, 38 x 49.5 cms, recent hand-colour, French text on verso. Koeman Me 161

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        Ducatus Eboracensis. Anglice Yorkshire

      Amsterdam, 1649. Map. Copper engraving, 38.5 x 49.5 cms, recent hand-colour, French text on verso. Koeman Me 161

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        Penbrochia Comitatus et Comitatus Caermardinum

      Amsterdam, 1649. Map. Copper engraving, 38.5 x 52.5 cms, recent hand-colour, French text on verso. Koeman Me 161

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        Herefordia Comitatus vernacule Herefordshire

      Amsterdam, 1649. Map. Copper engraving, 38.5 x 50 cms, recent hand-colour, French text on verso. Koeman Me 161

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        Comitatus Northantonensis vernacule Northamptonshire

      Amsterdam, 1649. Map. Copper engraving, 39 x 51.5 cms, recent hand-colour, French text on verso. Koeman Me 161

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        Vienna Austriae

      Frankfurt/M. 1649.. Orig.-Kupferstich aus "Topographia Provinciarum Austriacarum..." 33 x 41 cm. (Blattgr.), 21 x 32,5 cm. (Bildausschn.) Schönes, breitrandiges Expl. Ger. Nebehay-W. 407, 33 - Gesamtansicht aus der Vogelperspektive.

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        Topographia Enchusae

      Amsterdam. unbound. very good. Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 15.5" x 20". Exquisite town plan of Enkhuizen, circa 1649, shown in an unusual panoramic birds-eye view. Beautifully detailed, with delicately rendered ships in the various waterways around the city. Includes two coats of arms. Dutch text on verso. Published around the time of the Spanish acknowledgment of the Dutch Republic in "Tooneel der Steden van der Vereenighde Nederlanden" ("Town books of the Netherlands"). Many of the town plans included in this publication emphasized their strategic importance in response to the Spanish occupation. One of the most famous mapmakers of his time, Willem Blaeu (1571-1638) and his family worked out of Amsterdam. This series was published by his son Johannes (c. 1599-1673), who took over the business upon his father's death. Minor chipping along edges, tear to left edge. Crease to upper left corner.

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        Eikon Alethine. The Pourtraiture of Truths Most Sacred Majesty Truly Suffering, Though not Solely ... Wherein the False Colours are Washed Off, Wherewith the Painter-steiner had Bedawbed Truth, the late King and the Parliament, in his Counterfeit Piece Entituled Eikon Basilike

      London: Thomas Paine, 1649. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. 8vo. (16),103,(1)pp. 4to. Engraved frontispiece of Dr. Gauden reputedly by Cross . Bound to style in full calf; red leather lettering piece, gilt. A reply to John Gauden's Eikon Basilike. In the title, the first two words of the first line and the last two words of line 10 are in Greek characters. A fine copy. Rare . Wing, E267; Madan, 157, ESTC R21175. Lowndes, p. 723.

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        EIKON BASILIKE, THE PORTRAICTURE OF HIS SACRED MAJESTIE IN HIS SOLITUDES AND SUFFERINGS. TOGETHER WITH HIS MAJESTIES PRAIERS DELIVERED TO DOCTOR JUXON IMMEDIATELY BEFORE HIS DEATH

      No Place: No Publisher, 1649. Front and rear covers with the initials "CR" and a portrait of Charles 1 with a death's head in gilt. Double fillet gilt borders with corner winged angels. Front joint tender but intact. Old armorial book-plate on front pastedown. Pencilled notes on front free endpaper. Title-page in red and black. Folding engraved plate by Marshall showing the King at his devotions. The plate is quite crisp and clean. All edges gilt. Pp. 273-278 are mis-numbered 173-178. 279pp. This is a presentation copy from Charles II. Many editions of the book were published in 1848-1849. Exact authorship has been debated since then. Charles 1 was executed on January 30, 1849. One theory has John Gauden, the Bishop of Exeter, writing the book to inspire sympathy for the King and to rouse public opinion against his execution. The "Eikon" or "Image of the King" was a most influential book printed in England during the period of the English Civil Wars and helped turn the tide of opinion in favor of the monarchy, leading to the restoration of Charles II to the throne in 1660. Furthermore, some historians believe that had the book appeared even a week earlier than it did, it might have saved the King's life. See Allibone, Volume 1 and Wing E294-306. One book with similar binding has come to auction in the past 30 years according to ABPC. We find only two libraries worldwide listing the book on OCLC.. Early Edition. Full Contemporary Calf. General Light to moderate Wear/No Jacket. 6 3/4" x 4 1/4".

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        Le Portrait Du Roy De La Grand Bretagne. Durant Sa Solitude & Ses Souffrances. [Doubtful or Supposititious Works. Eikon Basilike. French]

      Rouen : Iean Berthelin, 1649. 1st French Edition. Physical desc. : pp. 398. 4º. Engraved (2 page) frontis depicting the King as a Christian martyr. Madan 52. Frontispiece Madan 30. Trans. by Jean Baptiste Porree Subjects; Great Britain - History - Civil War, 1642-1649 - Early works to 1800. A very nice copy in later light-tan quarter-calf, black Morocco title label. Scans and additional bibliographic detail on request.

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        Eikon Basilike

      John Williams 1649. later edition. Hardback. Very Good/No Jacket. First edition of the 24mo (10cms x5cms) John William's Eikon (3rd edition of all published). A1, frontispiece with emblematic crown (verso is explanation) A2 title in red and black (epitaph to verso), A3 contents, pp175 + pp10 "His Majecties Prayers". Additional engraved portrait (smaller) of Charles II aged 19 ("natus may 29 1630, aetatis suae 19") {uniquely?} bound in between pp 150 and 151.& Full contemporary brown calf, gilt motifs to corners and spine, rubbed and worn but still very firm and solid bindings (unusually no loose leaves). Not as close trimmed as many copies. Previous owners' contemporary ownership manuscripts tipped in.

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        Disceptationum Forensium Iudiciorum - Tomus Primus - Tomus Secundus - Tomus Tertius - Tomus Quartus - Tomus Quintus - Tomus Sextus .

      Apud Turrinum 1649 6 vol.in 4°, Vol 1: pp 24 non cifrate + 399 + index (circa 80 carte), ritratto al frontespizio. 2: circa 20 carte non cifrate + 482 + index (alone al centro delle prime carte), 3: circa 20 + 512 + index. 4: circa 20 + 455 + index, 5: circa 20 + 412 + index, 6: circa 20 + 384 + index. Capilettera e finalini, bruniture su alcune carte. Rilegatura coeva in t. pergamena, tassello con titolo in oro al dorso, 4 nervi. Alcuni fori ai dorsi, piatti senza fori, (rifatti in pergamena).

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        Discours merveilleux De la Vie, Actions & Deportemens de Catherine de Medicis Royne Mere; Declarant tous les moyens qu'elle a tenus pour vsurper le Gouvernement du Royaume de France & ruiner l'estat d'iceluy

      NP: Selon la copie imprimee a Paris, 1649. 24mo (slightly taller than 14 cm.), 138 pp.; full vellum with exposed cords at joints and spine hand lettered; binding wrinkled and ties gone, front hinge cracked but still overall sound, front pastedown and back free endpaper signed ?T. Kerrich, M. C. C. 1804? (antiquarian Thomas Kerrich, Magdalen College, Cambridge), general age toning, margins cut down but no letters hit, good. Photos available upon request.

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