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        Examen De Ingenios Para Las Ciencias. Donde Se Muestra La Diferencia De Habilidades, Que Hay En Los hombres; y El Género De Letras, Que a Cada Uno Responde En Particular. Tercera Edición De Muchos Querida.

      Juan Maire, Leyde 1652 - Palau dice: "Linda edición Elzeveriana." Portada grabada - 7 h. -y 464pp. Muy correcto ejemplar encuadernado de época en pergamino. =Primera edición de 1575, obteniendo un éxito enorme, la obra fue prohibida en 1585, por lo que el autor la enmendó , corrigió y aumentó para sus siguientes ediciones. =Se trata de una obra precursora de tres ciencias: la psicología diferencial, la orientación profesional y la eugenesia. También hace interesantes aportaciones a la neurología, pedagogía, antropología, patología y sociología. En ella se propuso mejorar la sociedad seleccionando la instrucción adecuada a cada persona según las aptitudes físicas e intelectuales derivadas de la constitución física y neurológica específicas de cada una. La obra tuvo problemas mayores con la Inquisición; fue perseguida a causa de sus teorías sobre la concepción y fue prohibida en Portugal (1581) y en España (1583); figura en el Index del año siguiente, si bien circulaban bajo cuerda ediciones clandestinas no autorizadas y en español que venían de Leyden (1591), Amberes (Plantín, 1593 y 1607). La obra influyó en el diseño de los caracteres de algunos personajes de ficción, como los principales de Miguel de Cervantes en su Don Quijote de la Mancha, al que puso el significativo epíteto de ingenioso, y en El licenciado Vidriera. Oferta Especial: La librería Balagué Llibrería Antiquaria ofrece por tiempo limitado un descuento del 10% en todo su inventario. All items discounted by 10%. Precio original de este ejemplar / Original price of this book: 800.

      [Bookseller: BALAGUÉ LLIBRERÍA ANTIQUARIA]
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        CONSILIORUM AC DECISIONUM NICOLAI CATANEI DE FULGINEO I.U.D Longè praestantissimi,tota Umbria celeberrimi;in Perusina,Lucensi,ac Florentina Rota auditoris enucleatissimi,et in Romana Curia advocati .

      Ex Officina Haeredum Augustuni Grifei, & Iosephi Piccini, Macerata 1652 - Volume in 4° (30x21 ~) pp. 56-286-(2)-254-(2)-124. Legatura in piena pergamena antica con titolo manoscritto al dorso, frontespizio in rosso e nero con stemma di papa Alessandro VII. Splendida vignetta xilografica raffigurant la traslazione della casa di Loreto. Ottimo stato di conservazioni con rare e lievi fioriture. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Calligrammes Libreria Antiquaria]
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        Agenda. Das ist: Kirchen-Ordnung, Wie es in den Evangelischen Kirchen der Stadt Oßnabrück, mit Verkündigunge Göttliches Worts, Reichung der Heiligen Sacramenten und anderen Christlichen Handelungen und Ceremonien, sol gehalten werden

      Rinteln, Lucius 1652. 19 cm. 192 Seiten mit Holzschnitt-Titelbordüre und 16 Seiten Musiknoten im Text, Festeinband, Pappband 19. Jahrhundert mit Buntpapierbezug - VD17 23:281612W - Runge, Osn. Buchdr. 232ff - Grotefend, Osnabr. 943 - Kaster / Steinw. 15.7 - Zweite hochdeutsche Fassung, gegenüber der ersten von 1618 nahezu unverändert. In der Einleitung des Rates der Stadt wird die Notwendigkeit eines Neudrucks hervorgehoben: "Weil aber bey diesem Kriegswesen und darin fürgefallenen Religionis Veränderung die Exemplaria fast abermahl verkommen (vergriffen) ... haben wir abermal auß reiffem Rath diesen ernewerten Druck unser KirchenOrdnung ans Liecht zubringen diensam und nötig zu seyn befunden." Da in Osnabrück während und nach den Friedensverhandlungen keine Druckerei extistierte, mußte die beschlossene Neuauflage außer Landes gedruckt werden. Enthält auf Seite 130 einen Texteinschub, der sich auf den Exorzismus bei der Taufe bezieht. Der Kommentar hierzu (Seite 126) stellt die Ausführung in das Ermessen der Prediger, "... inmassen der Herr Doctor Chemnitius (Martin Chemnitz) ... erkläret hat, lassen wirs dabey billich bleiben". Papierbedingt etwas gebräunt -

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        Landtcarte Vom Ostertheile des Ambtes Hatersleben Genandt Baringsyssell.

      Håndkoloreret kobberstik af Matthias og Nicolai Petersen. Husum 1652. 40,2 x 53,2 cm.. Meget dekorativt kort over området mellem Kolding fjord og Genner fjord, mod vest til hvor Gelsaa og Fladsaa mødes. Johannnes Mejer (1606-74) er et af de største navne i dansk kartografis historie. Han udarbejdede et imponerende antal kort men opnåede kun at få udgivet de 40 han tegnede over hertugdømmerne. Disse kort nød stor anseelse og var gennem 150 år forbillede for alle kort over dette område

      [Bookseller: Peter Grosell's Antikvariat]
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        Le due Aggrippine

      Venetia, Appresso li Guerigli 1652.. kl.-8°. 407 S. Pgmt. d. Zt. Tit am unteren Rand um ca. 1,5 cm. beschnitten. vgl. Hayn-Gotend. IX, 443. - Pallavicino Ferrante, wurde 1615 als Mitglied der alten Adelsfamilie der Pallavicini in Piacenza geboren. Als Verfasser von Satiren und Schmähschriften wurde er 1644 in Avignon von päpstlichen Schergen enthauptet. Unter anderem schmähte er Papst Urban VIII Barberini, jenem Papst der laut Pallavicini Jesus den Bart geschnitten habe (barba). Außerdem schrieb er gegen die Jesuiten, die römische Inquisition, die die Verleger ruinierte, und nicht zuletzt gegen die Spanier, die zu jener Zeit Teile Italiens besetzt hielten. Pallavicino verbrachte sechs Monate im Kerker bevor er entkam. Dennoch setzte er seine Attacken auf den Papst fort. In dieser Zeit verfasste er das anti-jesuitische Werk 'La Retorica delle puttane'. Die 15 Lektionen der alten Hure in seinem Roman beruhten auf jenem Handbuch, daß in Jesuitenschulen in Verwendung war. Das war ein Schritt zu viel gewesen. Abermals musste Pallavicino fliehen. Durch Verrat fiel er den Päpstlichen in Avignon in die Hände. Nach vierzehn Monaten Haft wurde er dort enthauptet. Siehe auch: Laura Coci: 'Bibliografia di Ferrante Pallavicino', Studi secenteschi 24 (1983: 221ff.).

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Burgverlag]
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        The History of America

      FONT>and New England to the Year 1652, 1817 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A history of America, from its 'discovery' by Christopher Columbus to the early nineteenth century. New edition. Illustrated throughout with seventeen plates, including three extra folding coloured maps, collated complete. With details of the American War of Independence, and the establishment of colonies in Virginia and New England. William Robertson (19 September 1721 11 June 1793) was a Scottish historian, minister of religion, and Principal of the University of Edinburgh. The thirty years during which [he] presided over the University perhaps represent the highest point in its history. Condition: In a tree calf binding. Externally, generally smart, though with a few marks and some light rubbing to the extremities. Front joint is starting. Internally, generally firmly bound although strained in places. Copperplate ink inscriptions to front pastedown and front free-endpaper. Pages are quite bright, but with some light spottingin places and some slight offsetting. Overall: VERY GOOD..

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books]
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        THE LADIES DISPENSATORY,

      containing the natures, vertues, and qualities of all herbs, and simples usefull in physick. Reduced into a methodicall order, for their more ready use in any sicknesse, or other accident of the body. The like never published in English. With an alphabeticall table of all the vertues of each herb, and simple. FIRST EDITION 1652. Small 8vo, 145 x 85 mm, 5¾ x 3¼ inches, pages (6 of 8), 175, pages 178 & 189, 180-181, 192-317, followed by 113 of 119 unnumbered pages at rear, LACKING FIRST AND LAST BLANK LEAVES AND LAST 2 LEAVES OF THE TABLE, ALL MAIN TEXT PRESENT. The erratic pagination after page 175 is present in all copies, catchwords correct and signatures continuous, bound in full antique leather, rebacked with blind rules and gilt lettering. Covers worn and stained, pinhole in upper cover, free endpapers lacking, pastedowns replaced long ago with pages from an old book, tiny red monogram label to front pastedown, title page slightly browned and with small wormhole in margin repaired, wormhole affects next 5 leaves, pages lightly age-browned, a couple of pages slightly dusty, a little underlining to 4 pages, pale ink smudge to last 2 lines on 1 page, all easily legible. Binding tight and firm. A good copy of a scarce medical book (lacking 2 leaves of Table as noted). Leonard Sowerby's self-healing manual for women was written for both the common patient and the amateur health provider, aiming to provide solutions to common ailments or diseases. It concentrates heavily on gynaecological problems, breast complaints, personal hygiene and cosmetic applications. According to ESTC R208889 it was published in 1651 although dated 1652. Listed in Rohde, The Old English Herbals, page 214; A Catalogue of Printed Books in the Wellcome Library, Volume V, page 154. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING. POSTAGE AT COST.

      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton]
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        Herbert's Remains - Or Sundry Pieces of That Sweet Singer of the Temple Mr George Herbert

      London: Timothy Garthwait, 1652. [72], 168, [2], 70, 171-194pp. Later (nineteenth century) full calf, raised bands, spine in five panels, bands bordered by gilt double rules, lacks title label to second panel, lozenge blindstamp to centre of the remaining panels, with date in gilt to foot, covers with gilt volute roll border, with fan cornerpieces in blind, all edges stained red, comb pattern marbled endpapers. Backstrip defective, with loss to head, corners chipped and worn, rubbed to extremities. Internally lightly browned throughout, slight worming to fore-edge of signatures A and B (not affecting text), several previous owners names to reverse of marbled endpaper and ffep, couple of marginal repairs to final page affecting catchword, otherwise fairly clean. The first edition of Herbert's Remains, "comprising the first edition of 'A Priest to the Temple' and a second, enlarged, edition of 'Outlandish Proverbs' under the title 'Jacula Prudentum'" (Allison, page 17). Lowndes 1048, Allison 6. First Edition. Full Calf. Good. 16mo.

      [Bookseller: Temple Rare Books]
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        Historiae Angicanae ScriptoresX [Decem]Simon Monachus Dunelmensis. Johannis Prior Hagustaldensis. Ricardus Prior Hagustaldensis. Ailredus Abbas Rievallensis. Radulphus de Diceto Londoniensis. Johannes Brompton Jornallensis. Gervasius Monachus. THomas Stubbs Dominicanus. Guilielmus Thorn Cantuariensis. Henricus Knighton Leicestrensis

      London - James Flesher, 1652 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. A first edition of this pioneering work of English Medieval history from historian and politician Roger Twysden. Sir Roger Twysden, 2nd Baronet (1597 1672), of Roydon Hall in Kent, was an English historian and politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1625 and 1640. With additional notes from Twysden, and glossary to the rear. The Scriptores Decem were ten chroniclers, namely: Simeon Monachus Dunelmensis, Johannes Prior Hagustaldensis, Ricardus Prior Hagustaldensis, Ailredus Abbas Rievallensis, Radulphus de Diceto Londoniensis, Johannes Brompton Jornallensis, Gervasius Monachus Dorobornensis, Thomas Stubbs Dominicanus, Gulielmus Thorn Cantuariensis, Henricus Knighton Leicestrensis. Monastic bookplate to front pastedown. Condition: In a vellum binding. Externally worn, with some marks to the boards and some rubbing. Front joint starting. Backstrip lifting. Internally, firmly bound. Library label to front pastedown. Ink institutional stamp and neat ink signature to title page. Pages have some scattered spotting throughout. Overall: GOOD ONLY..

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        THEATRUM CHEMICUM BRITANNICUM. Containing Severall Poeticall Pieces of our Famous English Philosophers, who have Written the Hermetique Mysteries in their Owne Ancient Language. Faithfully Collected into one Volume, with Annotations Thereon. VELLUM EDITION, Limited to 35 Copies Only

      Seattle, Washington: Published by Ouroboros Press, 2011 [actually, 2012]. Limited Edition. Full Vellum. Fine. Stout Octavo, 6 x 9 inches. Full Imperial Vellum, with gilt-stamped spine bands and central ‘grotesque’ ornament to boards, scarlet leather spine label, silk bookmark, hand-marbled endpapers and silk closure ties. 528 pages. Rubricated title page in red and black ink. Illustrated with alchemical engravings, ornamental grotesques, dragons, trees, and fleurons. Includes the 11 x 14 folding plate of George Ripley’s Wheel. A fine copy. The Vellum Bound edition was limited to only 35 copies and was sold out in advance of publication. ¶ The Theatrum Chemicum Britannicum is a major collection of English alchemical texts which encapsulate the arcana of the Magnum Opus in poetic form. Originally gathered from several rare medieval manuscripts by Elias Ashmole, the text represents the largest collection of verse treating of the production of the Philosopher’s Stone to be brought together in one volume. Here we find well known names in the alchemical corpus among whom are included; Thomas Norton, George Ripley, Geoffrey Chaucer, John Daston, Pearce the Black Monke, Richard Carpenter, Abraham Andrews, Thomas Charnock, William Bloomefield, Edward Kelley, John Dee, Thomas Robinson, William Backhouse, John Gower, John Lydgate, W. Redman and several anonymous authors. This who’s who of English alchemists is placed in historical context by a Prolegomena by Ashmole, which supports his thesis that England may be proud of its alchemical literary heritage. In addition Ashmole has provided ample annotations and commentary to each of the texts as supplementary material in the concluding chapter of the book. Originally published in 1652, this new complete edition of the Theatrum Chemicum Britannicum goes beyond the mere reprinting of the original pages as past facsimiles have done. Using the original errata sheets provided by Ashmole, the entire text has been corrected and reset in a more readable typeface and features clear reproductions of the original engravings produced by Robert Vaughan. In addition, this edition features a more complete version of the Breviary of Natrurall Philosophy by Thomas Charnock by employing a complete manuscript of the text not available to Ashmole at the time. The text has a new introduction by William Kiesel and a full bibliography of alchemical and bibliographic materials used in researching the text. A major production.

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        The Historie of the World in Five Bookes

      Graies Inn And Furnivalls Inn Gates In Holborne & at the hand and Bible in Duck lane: R Best, Jo Place & Sam Cartwright, 1652 A good copy of an early edition of Ralegh's history, first published circa 1616. Ralegh (circa 1552-1618) wrote the work while imprisoned in the Tower of London - intending it to contain Five Books to bring it up to modern time. He only completed Book I. In early full leather binding with blind stamp to the centre of both boards dated 1688. Complete with 6 double page maps and 2 folding battle plans. With decorative head and tailpieces and initial capitals. Contents: decorative title page placed as a frontispiece; second title page with portrait of Ralegh; Preface - 32pp; Chapter Index 25pp; Book 1 pp1-184; Book 2 pp 181-555. Page numbering restarts with Book 3 pp 1-129; Book 4 pp130-260; Book 5 pp 261-669; Note to the Reader 2pp; Chronological Tables 24pp; Index 24pp. The binding has been repaired at some point - possibly in the 1800's - replacing the spine and adding a newer title label, while retaining the boards. This repair is showing wear at the joints and at the top and bottom of the spine. The boards show wear to corners particularly and to the top edge. Internally the preliminary and end leaves were replaced at the repair; the 2 title pages have been repaired (there was some loss to the second title page); early leaves have some paper repairs (well done); there is some neat scholarly annotation at some points; there are 2 areas of worm damage - one from page 260 in the top margin close to the gutter (this continues for a number of pages - it affects the chapter headings at some points but does prevent the text being read) and one in the outer side margin of pages 371-471 which does not affect text; there is repair to some maps but this has been well done; and some of the page numbering is wrong eg p 512 followed by p 517 but there is no break in the text. Generally the text is clean and in good order. There is occasional marking. Please ask if you would like to see additional images.

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        Revalia. Reveln." "Nerva." Reval mit dem Domberg. Narva mit der Festung Iwangorod am anderen Ufer der Narva. 2 Ansichten auf 1 Blatt

      Kupferstich aus Merian 1652. 21.5x33 cm. -

      [Bookseller: Wenner Antiquariat]
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        Conciones Et Orationes Ex Historicis Latinis Excerptae. Argumenta Singulis Praefixa Sunt, Quae Causam Cujusque & Summam Ex Rei Gestae Occasione Explicant. Opus Recognitum Recensitumque in Usum Scholarum Hollandiae & Westfrisiae / Ex Decreto Illustriss. D

      Amstelodami : Apud Ludovicum Elzevirium, 1652. 1st Edition in this form. Physical desc. : [12], 420, [12] p ; 12o. With an additional engraved titlepage misdated 1653. Revised edition of 16th century collections selected by J. Perion and H. Estienne. Cf. Ad lectorem, prelim. P. [5]. Subject: Latin language - Readers - Early works to 1800. Speeches, addresses, etc. , Latin. Latin literature Very good copy in contemporary vellum. Minor, generalized wear to the bands and panel edges. Remains uncommonly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong

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        L'Hydrographie ou Description de l'Eau

      Paris,: Chez l'Auteur, 1652.. Handcoloured engraved map, 400 x 545 mm. (plate size), a little rubbed at right-hand margin yet a lovely impression, framed. Stately double-hemisphere map by Nicolas Sanson, cartographer extraordinaire and geographer to Louis XIII. Sanson's principal historical importance lies in his role as a disseminator of knowledge: 'His maps, geographical tables and teaching captured the attention of persons no less eminent than Richelieu, Fouquet, the chancellor Seguier, and Cardinal Mazarin...The regard of such illustrÈs reveals Sanson as an important conduit of geographical knowledge to centres of power in France, which at this time was at its most important period of expansion in Canada, the West Indies, Africa, and the Near East' (Pedley, Imago Mundi 44).As a youth with a Jesuit education, Sanson displayed precocious intelligence and an unusual affinity for mapmaking. These valuable attributes attracted the attention of Cardinal Richelieu, then first minister of the king, who introduced Sanson to the inner circle of Louis XIII. So began a contradictory life of royal patronage and personal poverty. Sanson undertook significant financial and personal risk in coming to Paris and issued over 300 maps in the course of his career. His prodigious output and widespread prestige began a shift in European map production and heralded the end of the Dutch domination of the cartographic market during the seventeenth-century.In its depiction of the antipodes the map is vague and amorphous, demonstrating an indifferent treatment of the Dutch discoveries in Western Australia during the early seventeenth-century. As with so many world maps and globes of the era, the southern hemisphere is dominated by an imagined Terre Australe of vast proportions to offset the landmass of the northern hemisphere.

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        Stratagematum Satanae libri octo / Iacobo Acontio Authore

      Amstelaedami: Apud Joannem Ravesteinium, 1652. 13.5 cm x 7.3 cm, pp. [xii], 292 [i.e. 392], [4] - Index, engraved title-page, contemporary vellum binding, headbands present. Very early repair to engraved title-page, endpages tanned around margins, very faint damp stain in the fore-ege whitespace to about 20 of the last leaves, otherwise a very good, tight copy. The Stragematum Satanae was first published in 1565 - "The Stratagems of Satan are the dogmatic creeds which rent the Christian church. Aconcio sought to find the common denominator of the various creeds; this was essential doctrine, the rest was immaterial. To arrive at this common basis, he had to reduce dogma to a low level, and his result was generally repudiated." - Wikipedia. Editio novissima. Hardcover. Very Good. 24mo - over 5 - 5¾" tall. Book.

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        The History of Don Quixote

      Andrew Crooke 1652 - Printed by Richard Hodgkinsonne, for Andrew Crooke, at the Green Dragon in Pauls Churchyard, London, 1652. Second complete edition in English and the first edition of both parts issued together. Translated by Thomas Shelton. Folio (286 x 189 mm), collation: [8], 137, [5] 138-214, 216-244, 244-273. Signatures: )(4,)()(4, A-Aaaa4. Lacking title page (provided in manuscript facsimile and with a photocopy). Old binding with new leather spine. Overall, a solid copy of one of the masterpieces of world literature. "One of those universal works which are read by all ages at all times." (PMM 111) Published in two volumes a decade apart (in 1605 and 1615), Don Quixote is the most influential work of literature to emerge from the Spanish Golden Age and the entire Spanish literary canon. As a founding work of Western literature, it is often cited as the first modern novel. The Shelton translation is generally considered the English translation that "realizes Cervantes' manner more nearly than any successor." (DNB) Grolier, Langland to Wither, 213. Pforzheimer 140. Housed in a custom-made collector's slipcase. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        ARTE DE FURTAR,

      - ESPELHO DE ENGANOS, THEATRO DE VERDADES, MOSTRADOR DE HORAS MINGUADAS, GAZUA GERAL Dos Reynos de Portugal. OFFERECIDA A EL REY NOSSO SENHOR D. JOAÕ IV. PARA QUE A EMENDE. Composta no anno de 1652. PELO PADRE ANTONIO VIEYRA ZELOSO DA PATRIA. Correcta, e emendada de muitos erros; e assim também a verá o curioso leytor com as palavras, e regras, que por inadvertencia faltaraõ na passada impressaõ. AMSTERDAM, Na Officina De Martinho Schagen. M. DCCXLIV. (1744). In 4.º de 21x16 cm. Com xxi, 508 pags. Encadernação da época inteira de pele com a lombada restaurada. Gravura do Padre António Vieira retratado em 1697. Inocêncio I, 307. "A Arte de Furtar foi prohibida em Hespanha por édito da Inquisição de. de Janeiro de 1755, e ahi se declara ser falsamente attribuida ao P. Antonio Vieira. Passou depois para o corpo dos Indices Expurgatorios do mesmo Tribunal e ainda no ultimo, impresso em Madrid, 1790, a encontro a pag. 277, com a mencionada declaração. Excluida assim a idea de que a obra fosse de Vieira, restava indagar a qual dos escriptores seus contemporaneos poderia attribuir-se com maior verosimilhança. Alguns criticos, tractando este ponto talvez com nimia prudencia, não quizeram arriscar a respeito d’elle uma opinião decisiva. Segundo os autores destes estudos a Arte de Furtar tem sido atribuída aos seguintes literatos: P. António Vieira, João Pinto Ríbeiro por Ferreira Gordo, Diogo de Almeida por Alves Sinval Tomé Pinheiro da Veiga por Cunha Rivara Duarte Ribeiro de Macedo citado por Camilo C. Branco Alexandre de Gusmão por Teófilo Braga, António de Sousa de Macedo por Solidónio Leite. Estas opiniões baseiam-se em conjecturas, aceitáveis umas, e outras refutáveis." "Arte de Furtar, etc. Amsterdam, por Agostinho Schagen 1744. 4.º de 409 pag. A ser verdade o que se lê na advertencia preliminar da edição de Londres (de que tracto em seguida) ha exemplares com indicações identicas, mas que mostram ser de edições diversas. Distinguem-se uns dos outros por terem estes 508 paginas em vez das 409 d’aquelles, sendo de typo mais graudo, linhas menos juntas, e mais incorrecta na orthographia. Não sendo provavel que no mesmo anno se fizessem duas edições da obra, é de suppor que a segunda seja mais moderna que a outra, com quanto no rosto se lhe conservassem data, e nome do impressor copiadas da antecedente. Creio poder asseverar sem receio, que uma d’estas edições, se não ambas, sahiram na realidade da typographia do impressor João Baptista Lerzo, o mesmo que no anno de 1742 reimprimiu em Lisboa o tractado de Manu Regia de Gabriel Pereira de Castro. Pelo menos é facto averiguado, e de que tenho provas, que este impressor vendeu por aquelles tempos, e a diversos individuos, alguns exemplares da Arte de Furtar, em papel, pelo preço de 1:200 réis cada um." [EN] Vieira’s "Art of Stealing, mirror of mistakes, theater of truths, general picklock or passkey of kingdoms, etc", composed in the year 1652, corrected, Amsterdam, at Martin Schagen, 1744, is an accusation and complaint against the corruption and bribery of the ruling class and state officials. Binding: contemporary full calf recently repaired. Illustrated with engraving of Father António Vieira pictured in 1697. Inocêncio I, 307. 'The Art of Stealing was strictly prohibited in Spain by a law of the Inquisition. Location/localizacao: raros

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        STRATAGEMATUM SATANAE. libri Octo. Editio Novissima

      Amsterdam:: Ioannem Ravesteynium,, 1652. Very Good++. Very Good++ Contemporary vellum boards with mild soil. Engraved title-page. Text fresh. 24mo. (4 blank) (4) 3-292 (4 index) (6 blank) pps.

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        The workes of Edmund Gunter, containing the description of the sector, cross-staff, and other instruments; with a canon of artificial sines & tangent, &c. Much enlarged by the author. Together with a new treatise of fortification. Whereunto is now added the further use of the quadrant fitted for daily practice. By Sam. Foster late professor of Astronomie in Gresham-Colledge London

      With engraved frontispiece of Gunter's scale, engraved allegorical title, and additional title for Canon triangulorum, or tables of artificiall sines and tangents dated 1652; numerous woodcut text illustrations, diagrams and charts many full-page, woodcut initials, head- and tailpieces. Complete with the 4 slips tipped in, all uncut in their original sheets, including the often-lacking volvelle, The Nocturnall. Contemporary speckled calf, re-backed and re-cornered; signature Pp browned and foxed, otherwise an excellent copy from the library of Frank L. Streeter, with his bookplate. First edition of the collected works of Gunter. Although the title states that this is a third edition, neither STC, Wing, nor NUC record anything earlier; it is most likely that earlier editions of the Canon and the Sector were taken into account. Included is Gunter's first published work, the Canon triangulorum (first printed 1620), which was the first table of trigonometric functions to be published, and which includes at the end The first thousand logarithmes now againe set forth by the author Henrie Briggs. Gunter is widely considered to be one of the inventors of the logarithm, along with Napier (1550-1617) and Gunter's close friend Henry Briggs (1561-1630). Gunter's important descriptions of his ground-breaking instruments as well as his considerable work on surveying figure in the present work.& & Gunter (1581-1626), mathematician and professor of astronomy, was one of the great instrument-makers of the seventeenth century. He made numerous scientific contributions to mathematics, and invented a number of important nautical and surveying instruments including the surveying-chain, a quadrant, a scale, and a simple form of the slide-rule. He was also the first to use the terms cosine, cotangent and cosecant for the sine, tangent and the secant for the complement of an arc. Foster (d. 1652) succeeded Gunter as professor of astronomy at Gresham College. &

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        The Wonderful and Most Deplorable History of the Latter Times of the Jews, and of the City of Hierusalem Beginning where the Holy Scriptures do End. Written First in Hebrew, and now made more Methodical, and corrected of sundry Errors.

      London: John Stafford, 1652. Full Leather. Very Good. John Fillian. 17x11cm. 432pp. + 8pp. Table. Two color title page. One fold-out plate; one pictorial engraving of Jerusalem; one fullpage figure of a "fearful comet." A recent binding in full leather with gilt decorations on spine and boards. Includes a very rare engraving by John Fillian, who produced only a few engravings, and is said to have taken his own life before his artistic work could mature and his body of work could gain stature. This engraving of is titled at the top, "Woe, woe, to Jerusalem." Little is know of Fillian, and this is a little known engraving by the same.

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        THE HISTORY OF THE VALORUS AND WITTY KNIGHT ERRANT DON-QUIXOTE, OF THE MANCHA

      London: Printed by Richard Hodgkinsonne, for Andrew Crooke, at the Green Dragon in Pauls Churchyard, 1652. Second Edition. Hardcover. Second complete edition in English and the first edition of both parts issued together. Translated by Thomas Shelton. Folio (286 x 189 mm), collation: [8], 137, [5] 138-214, 216-244, 244-273. Signatures: )(4,)()(4, A-Aaaa4. Lacking final leaf (provided in manuscript facsimile) and final blank. Variant title page lacks Andrew Crooke';s address, priority between the two, if any, is unknown. Additional printed title to Second Part. Modern binding in full leather to style. Engraved title to first part soiled and with inner margin extended. Some marginal worming and dampstaining, a few contemporary marginal notes and the occasional tear, but all text legible. Unusually generous margins and sharp impressions throughout. Overall, a solid copy of one of the masterpieces of world literature. & & "One of those universal works which are read by all ages at all times." (PMM 111) Published in two volumes a decade apart (in 1605 and 1615), Don Quixote is the most influential work of literature to emerge from the Spanish Golden Age and the entire Spanish literary canon. As a founding work of Western literature, it is often cited as the first modern novel. The Shelton translation is generally considered the English translation that "realizes Cervantes' manner more nearly than any successor." (DNB) Grolier, Langland to Wither, 213. Pforzheimer 140. Additional photos available upon request.

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        Philosophi Opera

      ( Elephant Folio )Senaca, Lucius Annaeus: (Lipsius, Justus, ed.:) Opera quae exstant omnia: Editio quart, atque ab ultima Lipsi manu: Antverpiae [Antwerp]: Ex Officina Plantiniana Balthasaris Moreti, 1652. Dedication to Urbano VIII. Elephant folio, (10in.x16in.x2.5in.) 250mmx410mmx70mm. pp, [xx] xxxvi 911 [i] including engraved frontis, portrait and title, and 2 other full-page engravings (by C. Galle after Rubens). Early blind-ruled calf, rebacked with red morocco gilt label. All edges red. Several decorative front and end pieces. Old leather boards are darkened and scratched, corners worn. A few marginal flaws. Interior is bright and clean. No foxing. Engravings are fine. A beautiful example of a large 17th century tome.Didbin (4th ed.) II 397. Burnet V 276, Graesse VI 348, Schveiger II 912.

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        L. Annaei Senecae Philosophi Opera quae extant omnia: a Iusto Lipsio emendata et Scholis illustrata. Editio quarta, atque ab ultima Lipsi manu: aucta Lamberti Fromondi Scholiis ad Quaestiones Naturales, & Ludum de morte Claudij Caesaris

      Antuerpiae: Ex Officina Plantiniana Balthazar Moretu, 1652. Collation, [16]xxxvi,911pp, half title, engraved title and frontis, 2 engraved plates. Bound in full calf. Rebacked retaining the orginal period leather covered wooden boards?, raised bands, leather title label, gilt rule lines on boards, elaborate gilt image,crest on both boards. Boards light rubbed, scuffed. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, paper on endpaper joints split, contents still holding firm. Pages in good clean condition throughout. A very nice copy. A65. Very Good Plus. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

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        NATURE'S PARADOX: Or, The Innocent Impostor. A pleasant Polonian history originally intituled Iphigenes. Compiled in the French tongue by the rare pen of J. P. Camus, B. of Belley. And now Englished by Major Wright

      London, printed by J.G. for Edw. Dod and Nath. Eking, 1652.. FIRST EDITION, 1652, translated by Major Wright, fine binding. Small 4to, 190 x 140 mm, 7¼ x 5½ inches, engraved frontispiece signed Vaughan sculpsit facing 12 line verse entitled The Minde of the Frontispiece, title page printed red and black, woodcut headpieces and initials, pages xvi, 372, Dedication leaf A3 misbound among the commendatory poems in the prelims between a1 and a2, it should follow the title page, collated and guaranteed complete, finely bound in full crushed morocco, triple ruled gilt border to covers, gilt ruled raised bands, richly gilt in compartments, gilt lettered, all edges gilt, elaborate gilt inner dentelles (turn ins), marbled endpapers. Very small rectangular mark to front pastedown caused by removal of label, (probably the Robert Hoe leather label), a few pale brown spots to 1 page, 7 very small neat corrections to the text, otherwise contents clean and bright, binding tight and firm and in excellent condition. A very good copy in an attractive binding. Jean-Pierre Camus (1584-1652) Bishop of Belley from 1609-1628 was a fervent disciple of Saint François de Sales. He was a prolific writer, author of at least 186 works. These include about 30 works of fiction, both novels or romances and short stories. His dark and violent stories, often based on contemporary anecdotes or criminal incidents (he wrote over 1000 such works) were in the tradition of the horrific tales ("histoires tragiques") of Matteo Bandello, popular in France in the late Renaissance and early seventeenth century. His longer works such as Iphegene (Nature's Paradox) show the influence of ancient Greek novels (such as the works of Heliodorus of Emesa and Achilles Tatius), with their scenes of tempests and kidnappings. Much of his fiction has a moralistic intention, showing human folly, the unruliness of passions, the dangers of illicit love, and the saving grace of divine love. Nature's Paradox is referenced by Lowndes, Bibliographer's Manual, page 364. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING.

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        DRIS MARTINI LUTHERI COLLOQUIA MENSALIA: Or, DR MARTIN LUTHER'S DIVINE DISCOURSES AT HIS TABLE,

      London, William Du-Gard, 1652.. &C. which in his life time hee held with divers learned men (such as were Philip Melancthon, Casparus Cruciger, Justus Jonas, Paulus Eberus, Vitus Dietericus, Joannes Bugenhagen, Joannes Forsterus, and others) conteining questions and answers touching religion, and other main points of doctrine, as also many notable histories, and all sorts of learning, comforts, advises, prophesies, admonitions, directions and instructions. Collected first together by Dr Antonius Lauterbach, and afterward disposed into certain common places by John Aurifaber Dr in Divinitie; translated out of the high Germane into the English tongue, by Capt. Henrie Bell. FIRST ENGLISH EDITION 1652, translated by Henry Bell. folio in sixes, 350 x 220 mm, 13¾ x 8½ inches, title page printed red and black, LACKS FRONTISPIECE PORTRAIT, some woodcut headpieces and decorated initials, pages 38, 541, (1), 1 catchword in the Preface does not match the first word on the following page but the signatures are correct, the text makes sense and no pages are missing, leaf C3 is numbered C4 but the catchwords are correct, the gathering is complete and nothing is missing, bound in modern quarter calf over marbled sides, raised bands, gilt rules and gilt lettering to spine, new marbled endpapers. Title page dusty, slightly creased at top outer corner which has tiny repair at tip, 2 tiny holes in blank areas repaired, 2 tiny holes in top corner of next page, occasional pale mark to margins, light brown staining to 1 margin, 1 very short closed margin tear, repaired, another to lower margin with old paper repair, small piece cut from lower outer corner of 1 page, no loss of text, tiny hole in text with loss of 2 letters, single worm hole in fore-edge margin goes from page 269 to the end, tiny worm track in fore-edge margin of pages 531 to 537, contents otherwise bright and clean. a very good copy, binding tight and firm, (lacking portrait as mentioned). This is a translation of Luther's Tischreden. Subjects covered include idolatry, free will, baptism, angels, possession by the devil, witchcraft, matrimony, legends and stories of the saints, music, Rome, drunkenness, astronomy, astrology, and a discourse on the Turks. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING.

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        Belegerung des Schloßes Homburg im Unter Fürstenthum Hessen wie sol. durch He. Gen. Wachtmei. Rabenhaubt Eingenomen Ao. 1648." Ansicht. Kupfer von C. Merian aus Merian, Theatrum Europaeum 1652

      Kupferstich von C. Merian aus Merian, Theatrum Europaeum 1652. 23.5x35 cm. - Dekorative Ansicht der Stadt mit der Belagerung, oben rechts und links je 1 kleine Ansicht des zerstörten Schlosses nach der Eroberung. Unten im weißen Rand Papierabriß ergänzt.

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        Nova Totius Terrarum Orbis Geographica Ac Hydrographica Tabula Autore. N. I. Piscator

      Amsterdam, 1652. No Binding. Very Good. 18 x 22 inches. Superb hand color; excellent condition. Very rare; separately published. One of the most richly embellished, Dutch world maps acquirable today. This artistically ambitious work with vignettes along all four borders depicts 12 Roman Emperors on richly caparisoned horses in the top and bottom. In the four corners are allegorical female figures astride animals symbolizing the continents. In the side panels are city views and illustrations of indigenous peoples, including North American natives. Jerusalem, Rome, Amsterdam, Havana and Mexico City are among the cities depicted. Though geographically similar to Blaeu and Jansson's world maps plotted on the Mercator Projection, Visscher's work provided important updating, notably throughout eastern Canada, including Hudson's Bay, where important explorations are reflected. Also, Tierra del Fuego is more clearly seen here as a distinct landmass, now no longer connected at all to the mythical Southern Continent. Curiously, the St. Lawrence River extends as far as the mid-point of the present-day United States, where it is fed by a lake. The map's engraver is not named but was probably Pieter Goos, who engraved the companion hemispherical world map published a year earlier (Shirley 346) that is in a similar style. Also supporting Goos's involvement in both maps is that the same error, dating the discovery of America 1592/ 1599, is repeated on both maps. In 1666, Goos would produce one of the most beautiful sea atlases of the Dutch period. Shirley 350.

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        Landtcarte Uon den Ämbtern Rendsborg, Kiel und Bordesholm. Kolor. Kupferstichkarte v. J. Mejer bei Danckwerth, 1652. 42 x 62 cm.,

      1652 - Mit 2 Titelkartuschen, dekorativem Meilenzeiger und kleinem Insetplan von Rendsburg. Gewicht in Gramm: 500

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        Joannis Miltoni Angli Pro Populo Anglicano Defensio, contra Claudii Anonymi, alias Salmasii, Defensionem Regiam [Wing, M2169A]

      London: Typis Du Gardianis, 1652. Good +. 276, [12] p.; 14 cm. Signatures: A-M12 (12mo). Errors in signing: B7 signed B6, L7 signed L6. Contemporary full calf with six spine compartments between raised bands. Gilt-tooled title in second compartment; gilt-tooled decoration in other compartments. All page edges speckled red. Title vignette of a double shield bearing a cross and a harp. Woodcut head- and tail-pieces and initial letter. Wing, M2169A. John Milton's popular rejection of the divine right of kings and defense of the English Commonwealth's actions has been described as "The best apology that ever was offered for bringing Kings to the Block." Its popularity resulted in seven known editions in 1651 and two more in 1652, of which this is one. The House of Commons ordered that it be burned by the common hangman in 1660. In Good+ Condition: leather is worn; loss at head and tail of spine; lacking part of spine label and some gilt decoration; leather is separated at joints, but stitching is solid; pages are clean and tight.

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        La Nave di Colombo

      Acquaforte 1652, firmata in lastra. Da un soggetto di Alfonso Parigi. Questa scenografia fu organizzata in Firenze, in onore della visita di Anna d?Austria, sorella di Ferdinando II de Medici. Tale avvenimento è raccontato da B. Rigogli nel suo libro ?Combattimento e Balletto a Cavallo...?, illustrato da tre incisioni di Della Bella. Bellissima prova di questa rara incisione, impressa su carta vergata con filigrana ?le tre rocce? (simile a Lieure 4), con margini, in perfette condizioni. 96-?Il Banchetto dei Piacevoli?Acquaforte originale 1627, firmata e datata in lastra. Dim. 392x258. De Vesme 43 stato unico. Bellissima prova, molto contrastata, impressa su carta vergata priva di filigrana, comunque databile XVII secolo, rifilata al rame, restauro nella parte inferiore centrale, per il resto in ottime condizioni. Magnifico esemplare di questa famosa incisione, opera giovanile del Della Bella. De Vesme 66, stato unico, catalogo ?Il luogo teatrale a Firenze? 11.7. 395 240

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        De Augmentis Scientiarum Lib. IX.

      Lugduni Batavorum, Ex officina Adriani Wijndergaerden, 1652. 1652 In-12° (139x80mm), pp. (20), 684, , (58) di indice delle cose e dei nomi notabili, legatura coeva p. pergamena con dorso a nervetti adorno di titolo manoscritto. Frontespizio figurato inciso su rame. Capilettera ornati in xilografia. Etichetta antica di biblioteca carmelitana torinese. Piccoli timbri ottocenteschi di privato possesso a varie cc. Ottimo esemplare con usuali quanto leggere bruniture. Bella ristampa di Leida di questo trattato baconiano, apparso all'origine nel 1605 in inglese con il titolo "On the Proficience and Advancement of Learning" e poi tradotto in latino con aggiunte, con il presente titolo, nel 1623. La prima parte è dedicata all'esaltazione della scienza, mentre la seconda concerne il progresso delle scienze: "la sua opera ha vero valore, come di programma, discutibile nelle parti e in certi concetti anche fondamentali, ma fecondo nell'ispirazione, per la costituzione del nuovo sapere nel quale s'esalta il mondo moderno", scrive Ernesto Codignola nella voce dedicata all'opera in Dizion. Bompiani d. Opere, II, 683-684. Gibson, Francis Bacon: a bibliography of his works and of baconiana to the year 1750, 133. Brunet, I p. 603. : "Cet ouvrage est très récherché". D.S.B., II, p. 374 :" In "De augmentis", which is concerned primarily with the classification of philosophy and the sciences, Bacon develops his influential view of the relation between science and theology.".

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        Historia ecclesiastica della Città, Territorio, e Diocese di Vicenza... divisa in sei libri. si tratta nel I. de' Santi. II. de' Beati. III. d'altre persone conspicue per bontà di vita. IV. de' Papi, Cardinali, Patriarchi, Arcivesc. Vescovi, Legati, & Noneij Appostolici; Cavalieri, Lettori publici, Scrittori, & altri degni di memoria Ecclesiastici, o Secolari. V. delle Chiese, Oratorij, Hospitali, & altri edificij della Città. VI. delle Chiese, Oratorij, & Hospitali del territorio, e' della Diocese.

      Rosio (poi Bressan) 1652-1762 Sei volumi in-quarto (cm. 21), pp. (38) 295 (3); (8) 298 (14); (16) 320 (8); xii, 429 (3); vii (1) 458 (2); vii (1) 209 (3). Al primo volume doppio frontepsizio figurato, grande stemma alla dedica ed una tavola ripiegata con i ritratti dei santi vicentini; altro frontespizio figurato al secondo ed al terzo volume. Legatura settecentesca in mezza pelle, dorsi a nervi con fregi e titoli in oro su tasselli, piatti marmorizzati. Esemplare con radi segni d'uso, qualche trascurabile menda, rifilate in basso le antiporte figurate, ma genuino e ben conservato, assolutamente completo in tutte le sue parti (collazione coincidente con Iccu e con tutti gli esemplari censiti). Edizione originale ed unica di questa celebre opera storica sul territorio vicentino. Non comune a reperirsi completa ed in legatura uniforme per il fatto che i tre volumi conclusivi vennero stampati oltre cento anni dopo i primi. Le bibliografie spesso riportano il 1649 come primo anno di stampa; citata da Lozzi solo in nota (6431); Bocca erra nella data e Coleti menziona solo i primi tre volumi.

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        L. Annaei Senecae Philosophi Opera quae extant omnia: a Iusto Lipsio emendata et Scholis illustrata. Editio quarta, atque ab ultima Lipsi manu: aucta Lamberti Fromondi Scholiis ad Quaestiones Naturales, & Ludum de morte Claudij Caesaris....

      Antuerpiae, Ex Officina Plantiniana Balthazar Moretus, 1652. 1652 In-folio (395x248mm), pp. (20), XXXVI, 911, legatura coeva p. pergamena rigida con unghie e con titolo manoscritto in antico al dorso. Tagli rossi. Splendido frontespizio architettonico finemente inciso in rame con titolazione centrale e con ritratti di divinità, eroi e filosofi; antiporta incisa in rame dall'Oultremont con ritratto di Giusto Lipsio in ovale entro elaborata cornice allegorica con cornucopie, serpenti, faci, ecc., sormontata dal berretto frigio di Mercurio e da un sole radiante con fattezze umane. Capilettera riccamente ornati in xilografia, cul-de-lampes e fregi xilografici n.t. 2 tavv. in rame a p. pag. incise da Cornelis Galle il Vecchio, una delle quali con ritratto di Seneca. Un ritratto calcografico di Seneca intercalato n.t. alla p. XXIV. Dedica a stampa di Baldassarre Moreto (Balthazar Moerentorf) a papa Urbano VIII e riproduzione di una precedente dedicatoria del Lipsio a Paolo V. Bell'esemplare con bruniture e fioriture usuali e qualche macchiolina alla legatura. Ex-libris figurato di Johann Szasz con immagini di spighe di grano. Ex-libris manoscritto seicentesco all'occhietto. Quarta edizione delle opere filosofiche di Seneca per le cure di Giusto Lipsio (la prima era apparsa nel 1605); si tratta dell'edizione più rilevante dal punto di vista ecdotico di tutto il secolo XVII, destinata a fare scuola ancora a lungo nella filologia senechiana. Precedono i testi senechiani un "Iudicium super Seneca eiusque scriptis" e un "De vita et scriptis L. Annaei Senecae" di Giusto Lipsio. Il volume contiene il "De ira", i tre trattati "De consolatione", il "De providentia", il "De tranquillitate animi", il "De constantia sapientis", il "De clementia", il "De brevitate vitae", il "De vita beata", il "De otio sapientis", il "De beneficiis", le 124 epistole, le "Naturales quaestiones", l'"Apokolokuntosis". In fine, "Excerpta quedam e libris Senecae", un excursus filologico sulle "Naturales quaestiones" e un copiosissimo indice degli argomenti e dei termini principali. Tutti i testi contengono un esteso e dotto commento bicolonne posto a pie' di pagina di Giusto Lipsio, salvo le "Naturales quaestiones" e l'Apokolokuntosis", chiosate da Libert Froidmund (Liberto Fromondo), anch'egli noto umanista. Giusto Lipsio (Joost Lips, Overyssche, 1547-Lovanio, 1606) fu tra i più grandi filologi del suo tempo, sommo editore di testi classici, studioso di Tacito e fecondo scrittore di argomenti politici e filosofici. Il Moreto (Anversa, 1574-ivi, 1641), al quale si devono gli scritti prefatori, appartenne alla celebre famiglia di stampatori fiamminghi e fu valente umanista e poeta latino, amico del Lipsio e di Rubens. Brunet, V, 276: "Edition estimée". Cfr. Graesse, VI, 348-49.

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        L. Annaei Senecae philosophi Opera quae extant Omnia: a Iusto Lipsio emendata et scholis illustrata. Editio quarta, atque ab ultima Lipsi manu?

      Ex off. Plantiniana 1652 In-folio (cm. 42), pp. (16) xxxvi, 911 (1). Antiporta incisa in rame dall'Oultremont con ritratto di Giusto Lipsio in ovale entro elaborata cornice allegorica, frontespizio interamente figurato, capilettera ornati, cul-de-lampes e fregi xilografici n.t. Due belle tavole incise rame a piena pagina incise da Cornelius Galle il Vecchio, una delle quali con ritratto di Seneca. Un ritratto calcografico di Seneca intercalato n.t. alla p. XXIV. Legatura coeva p. pergamena rigida con unghie e con titolo manoscritto in antico al dorso. Esemplare genuino e marginoso, con bruniture (uniformi e più marcate a poche carte) e qualche macchiolina. Quarta edizione delle opere filosofiche di Seneca per le cure di Giusto Lipsio (la prima era apparsa nel 1605); si tratta dell'edizione più rilevante dal punto di vista ecdotico di tutto il secolo XVII, destinata a fare scuola ancora a lungo nella filologia senechiana. Precedono i testi senechiani un "Iudicium super Seneca eiusque scriptis" e un "De vita et scriptis L. Annaei Senecae" di Giusto Lipsio. Il volume contiene il "De ira", i tre trattati "De consolatione", il "De providentia", il "De tranquillitate animi", il "De constantia sapientis", il "De clementia", il "De brevitate vitae", il "De vita beata", il "De otio sapientis", il "De beneficiis", le 124 epistole, le "Naturales quaestiones", l'"Apokolokuntosis". In fine, "Excerpta quedam e libris Senecae", un excursus filologico sulle "Naturales quaestiones" e un copiosissimo indice degli argomenti e dei termini principali. Tutti i testi contengono un esteso e dotto commento bicolonne posto a pie' di pagina di Giusto Lipsio, salvo le "Naturales quaestiones" e l'Apokolokuntosis", chiosate da Libert Froidmund (Liberto Fromondo), anch'egli noto umanista. Giusto Lipsio (Joost Lips, Overyssche, 1547-Lovanio, 1606) fu tra i più grandi filologi del suo tempo, sommo editore di testi classici, studioso di Tacito e fecondo scrittore di argomenti politici e filosofici. Il Moreto (Anversa, 1574-ivi, 1641), al quale si devono gli scritti prefatori, appartenne alla celebre famiglia di stampatori fiamminghi e fu valente umanista e poeta latino, amico del Lipsio e di Rubens. Brunet, V, 276: "Edition estimée". Cfr. Graesse, VI, 348-49.

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        Samuel Hartlib his Legacie: Or an Enlargement of the discourse of Husbandry used in Brabant & Flaunders, wherein are bequeathed to the Commonweatlth of England, more Outlandish and Domestick Experiments and Secrets...: 2nd Ed.;

      London, printed for R Wodenothe, [1652].. HARDBACK, full blind-embossed panelled calf, gilt embossed device on front cover, gilt lettering on spine, pages: [vi], 98 (last 10 pages are incorrectly numbered), [i], 100-118 - appendix, [i], [xxvii] - "An Interrogatory relating more particularly to the Husbandry and Natural History of Ireland", all edges red, 127mm x 178mm (5" x 7"), small strip (approx 1cm) missing from half of bottom edge of title-page (expertly repaired), some light marginal browning, and spotting, small part of top and bottom corners of the title-page and first 17 pages missing - expertly repaired, otherwise a very fine copy. Rare. British Bee Books No. 32. From the S A Baldwin Bee Library.

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        Lexicon Graeco-Latinum, E Probatis Auctoribus Locupletatum, Cum Indicibus, et Graeco & Latino, Auctis, & Correctis

      [Leiden]: Lugduni Batavorum Typis Bonaventurae & Abrahahami Elzeviriorum & Francisci Hackii, 1652.. Editio Nova Accurata. Leather cover. Cover rubbed and detached. Spine missing. Marbled eps. Title page darkened with 3 inch repaired tear one inch above base at spine impacting across one word. Darkening to page ends. Contents tight. 8pp, 895pp [1790 columns]; 236pp, 183pp [366 columns] :: Title page 'tree' vignette including words 'non solus' :: 380mm x 230mm (15" x 9") :: Additum Auctarium Dialectorum, In Tabulas Compendiose Redactarum. Accedunt Lexicon Etymologicum, Cum Thematibus Investigatu Dissicilioribus & Anomalis et Joan. Meursii Glossarium Contractum Hactenus Desideratum. Greek and Latin Dictionary. Lexicon comprises 1790 columns, 236 page index and a final section on Greek dialect written by Jacobi Zvingeri. N.B.: Heavy volume-shipping supplement applies-please ask for shipping quote stating country of destination

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        GUSTAF GUSTAFSSON (af).

      Kvittens undertecknad och daterad Hundlosen den 19 september 1652. 20x17 cm. (1) s. Har varit vikt. Naggad i högermarginalen som snuddar texten. Liten reva i övre marginalen. Ur autografsamlingen på Segersjö.. Kvittens på 700 riksdaler specie som han erhållit från rikets skattmästare. Godset Hundlosen ligger i Oldenburg och tillhörde överste Gustaf Gustafsson af Wasaborg (1616-53), illegitim son till Gustav II Adolf

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        Pars Occidentalis Præfectura Hadersleben cum adjacentibus Ripen et Lohmcloster Præfecturis.

      Håndkoloreret kobberstik af Matthias og Nicolai Petersen. Amsterdam: J. Blaeu 1652. 41,7 x 53,5 cm.. Fint eksemplar af Mejers kort over området fra Tønder i syd, langs vestkysten med Romø og Manø, op ad Kongeåen til Vamdrup og derfra via Ll. Nustrup, Bevtoft og Agerskov til Løgumkloster. Den store anseelse, som Mejers kort nød, ses bl.a. af at datidens bedste kartograf købte de originale kobberplader for at genoptrykke dem i sit store atlas. Kun ændrede Blaeu kortets tysksprogede titel til latin

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        [Grekisk inledande titel] eller lærdom om daabe, adskilt fra forrige oc itzige tiders misbrug; oc igien bragt til den fôrste sundhed oc eenfoldighed: overeenstemmende med sandheds ord, troens væsen, oc Christi rigis natuer.

      London, tryckt iblant andre hands prædickener, paa engelsk, 1652; oc nu oversat paa dansk af Christopher Meidel, anno 1706. (London, 1706). Liten 8:o. (24),55 s. Läckert tegelrött marokängryggbd från 1960-talet med rikt guldornerade skinnfalsar och rödstänkta snitt. En del blyertsanteckningar på insidan av pärmarna, i synnerhet den bakre. Titelbladet med en lagad reva i övre marginalen. En del hörn med vikmärken. Med Erik Dals namnteckning och uppgiften att han fått boken 1966 av Bent Juel-Jensen, Oxford.. ESTC T225101. Bibliotheca danica I:255. Sannolikt en översättning ur Dells "Several sermons and discourses" 1652. Med en inledande text "Til den danske oc norske lutherske menighed, i London i Engeland" på s. (9-24), undertecknad av Meidel och daterad i "Chelmsford-fengsel" 1706. Norrmannen Meidel hade varit utsänd som luthersk präst till London men kommit i kontakt med kväkarna och så småningom övergått till deras lära. I sitt förord berör han bl.a. anledningarna till att han konverterat och det motstånd han mött bland sina landsmän. Meidel hade bl.a. missionerat för kväkarnas sak i Norge 1702 och uppmuntrat i synnerhet "gement folk" att emigrera till Pennsylvania, vilket ledde till hans landsförvisning 1703. Meidel hade 1705 översatt ett arbete av William Penn och lät senare utge översättningar av Robert Barclay, samtliga dessa arbeten trycktes i London

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        freye ReichStadt gehalten &c.

      Zur Antwort auff einen von ihnen den Bremern hochgeschätzten, zwarten für langen Jahren durch ihren gewesenen Burgermeister, Weyland Heinrichen Krefftingh des Rechten Doctorn, uffgesetzeten, aber allererst für wenig Jahren kundgewordenen Discurs. Anno M. D.C. LII. Utan ort, 1652. 4:o. ):(4, A4-Z4, Aa4-Zz4, 3A4-3D4, 3E3. Saknar det sista blanka bladet. Enstaka samtida understrykningar och marginalanteckningar med bläck. Hfrbd från slutet av 1800-talet, guldornerad rygg med röd titeletikett och upphöjda bind, alrotsmarmorerade pärmpapper. Ur Gustaf Holdo Stråles bibliotek, med hans exlibris, och ur Ericsbergs bibliotek. VD17 23:311817Z. Klemming, Sveriges förhållanden, s. 106. Warmholtz 8305. Av hävd åtnjöt staden Bremen nästan full självständighet gentemot det omgivande ärkestiftet som den formellt tillhörde. När det stod klart att området i Westfaliska freden skulle komma att tillfalla Sverige fruktade man naturligt nog att detta självbestämmande inte skulle komma att respekteras av svenskarna. Man utverkade då ett frihetsbrev av kejsaren, 1646, i vilket Bremens ställning som fri stad formaliserades. Detta senkomna dokument (som lär ska ha kostat Bremens borgerskap en ansenlig summa) erkändes dock inte av Sverige, orsakerna till vilket detaljerat redovisas i denna skrift. Frågan kom att leda till två väpnade konflikter mellan Bremen och Sverige (första och andra Bremiska krigen, 1654 respektive 1666) vilka båda ledde till kompromisser till Sveriges fördel, men där Bremens självständighet trots allt bestod. Hermann Conring (1606-81) var professor i medicin i Helmstad från 1637 och i politik från 1650, och ansågs vara en av sin tids främsta jurister. Han verkade dessutom åren 1650-51 i Sverige som drottning Kristinas livläkare

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        Institutio Astronomica de usu Globorum & Sphaerum Coelestium ac Terrestrium

      Amsterdam: 1652.. (14) 246 pp. with woodcut illustrations, decorative initials and tailpieces.The title page is missing but the two half title pages are present, the first showing a woodcut illustration of a globe, armillary sphere, and the second an illustration of the earth orbiting the sun. The pagination is that of the 1652 edition, the next Latin edition of 1655 has 243 pp. In a contemporary calf binding, with five panelled spine with, raised bands, no spine title, blind stamping to both boards. internally complete except for the title page, beginning with Praefatio. There is a pale waterstain to the very edge of the vertical margin of the last dozen pages, and to a few near the beginning, otherwise the book is in quite fresh condition for its age, no annotation or marking. This celebrated treatise by the master globe maker of the century concerns the use of navigational instruments, globes, spheres and sundials, under the Ptolemaic and Copernicum system. The latter he describes as, "Iuxta genuinam Mundi Hypothecim." The older system was retained as good training and since it was the only Church approved system meant the book could be sold to Catholic institutions.

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        Gustavi Magni bellum Germanicum.

      Rotterdam, apud A. Leers, 1652.] 12:o. 504 s. Lätt nött enkelt hfrbd från början av 1700-talet med upphöjda bind. Stänkta snitt. Med spridda småfläckar samt enstaka gamla understrykningar och marginalanteckningar i bläck. Gul biblioteksetikett på främre pärmens insida med texten "26.v.1.b". Med Harald Ullenius namnteckning daterad 1720, Torbern Bergmans namnteckning daterad i Skara 1749 och L. F. Rääfs exlibris. Titelbladet saknas.. Warmholtz 3802. Harald Ullenius var prost i Skara stift och en flitig nedtecknare av historier och lokala tilldragelser. Hans omfångsrika samlingar manuskript och anteckningar skingrades vid hans död 1731 och hans boksamling såldes några år senare på auktion. Skaralektorn Sven Hof skrev i en artikel om Ullenius manuskriptsamlingar i "Lärda tidningar" 1750 om Ullenius "nyligen auctionerade bibliotheque". Möjligen hölls auktionen i slutet av 1749, då den blott 14-årige Torbern Bergman i december samma år skrivit sitt namn i boken. Den sedermera så berömda naturforskaren Torbern Bergman var inskriven vid Skara gymnasium 1746-52. Där undervisades han både i och vid sidan av skolan av nyss nämnde Sven Hof som, själv vägledd av Olof Celsius i Uppsala, ivrigt uppmuntrade sin elevs intresse för naturvetenskaperna. Bergmans boksamling införlivades med Uppsala universitetsbibliotek efter hans död 1784 och en anteckning på främre pärmens insida ger vid handen att boken sålts från biblioteket som duplett

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        Ioan. Scapulæ lexicon græco-latinum, e probatis auctoribus locupletatum, cum indicibus et græco & lation, auctis, & correctis. Additum auctarium dialectorum in tabulas comendiose redactarum. Accedunt lexicon etymologicum, cum thematibus investigatu difficilioribus & anomalis, et Ioan. Meursii glossarium contractum hactenus desideratum.

      Amstelædami, Apud Ioannem Blaew, & Ludovicum Elzevirium, 1652. Title page printed in red and black with woodcut + 1 blank + (6) p. + lexicon paged in 1790 columns + (119) p. + 366 columns. Full leather. Title page and next 16 pages damaged with some loss of text on 2 pages

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        Remarques d´Estat de Mons. de Villeroy, par P. Matthieu traduites en Italien. Item L´essence de la langue françoises par Lovis Parent [...] + La guide des affections auquel traicté, est coniointe d´un voyageur. Par lesquelles on peut facilement s´acheminer à la vertu, par Louis Parent [...] + La guide des moeurs: dux morum seu civilitatis.

      A Franeqver, chez Jean Arcerius [...], 1652 + à Franeqver, [...] Idzard Albert [...] 1657. Four works bound in one volume, Titlepage + 155 + 1 blank + 154 + title page + (1) + 196 + 103 + 1 blank. Contemporary vellum with coloured edges. 13,5 X 7,5 cm. First titlepage with some inkstains and a small caricature, name cut-out. Third title-page with name cut-out. Fourth titlepage with old signature. Old underlinings with ink on the first 30 pages

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        Ortus medicinae, id est, Initia physicae inaudita; progressus medicinae novus, in morborum ultionem ad vitam longam

      Amersterodami: Ludovicum Elzevirium. 1652. Third edition. Hardcover. Good. "Editio nova, cumque locupletiori rerum & verborum indice, pro illa Venetiis nuper excusa, multam partem adauctior reddita & exornatior." (possibly a Third edition?). Full leather, raised bands, gilt title and decorations at spine, 894 pp. + index, Good copy only, pages 5925-722 burned but lovingly restored, old owner's ink notations to the text and signature on the front pastedown, foxing and soil throughout, covers with wear including some loss to the edges, some cracking/chipping to the leather. A rare book. Our copy housed in protective glassine. Digital images sent upon request.

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        Newe Landtcarte von der Insull Helgelandt / Helgeladt in annis Christi 800, 1300 & 1649 / Grundtriß der Stadt Sleßwieg / Grundtriß Von Dannewarcks wall Undt der Alten Stadt Sleßwieg ... Anno 1154. 4 Karten auf 1 Blatt. Kolor. Kupferstich von J. Mejer bei Danckwerth, 1652. 42,5 x 58 cm.

      

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        Orbis vetus cum origine magnarum in eo gentium a filiis et nepotibus noe. Kolor. Kupferstichkarte v. J. Mejer aus Danckwerth, 1652. 43,3 x 53 cm. Unter Passepartout.

      Schöne Karte der Alten Welt.

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        Grundtriß der Edlen Weitberumbten Statt Hamburg Anno 1651. Kolor. Kupferstich von J. Mejer aus C. Danckwerth 'Newe Landesbeschreibung', 1952. 40 x 56 cm. Unter Passepartout aufwendig gerahmt.

      Dekorativer Grundriss mit den Festungsanlagen mit zwei kolorierten, mit Stadtwappen und Putten ausgeschmückten Titelkartuschen, Meilenzeiger und Legendenkartusche, Schiffsstaffage und vorn links Personenstaffage in Form eines Anglers.

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