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        Le Pastissier François; ou est ensigné la maniere de faire toute sorte de Pastisserie, tres-vule à toutes personnes

      Paris: Jean Gaillard, 1653. First Edition. Hardcover (Vellum). Good Condition. Later full vellum, discolored, mild wear. Scattered foxing and staining, old bookplate to pastedown, a few pen notes to lower margin, last pages with a series of small tears with loss obscuring a few letters, last table page with a few tears and an old repair. With a manuscript bibliographical entry pasted to the free endpaper, and the rear endpapers filled with bibliographical notes, largely concerning the famously expensive and rare 1655 Elzevier edition. Lacking the final two pages of the table at rear, but otherwise complete. (ii), 233, (iii of v). Cagle 266, Oberle 81 (the 1655 Elzevier), Vicaire 502 (questioning the attribution to La Varenne). Often attributed to La Varenne (later editions were bound with Le Cuisinier under the title "L'ecole des ragoust"), but not definitively, it is, in either case, the first modern French cookery book of its sort and, partly due to the 19th century mania over the Elzevier edition, perhaps more famous than the 1651 Cuisinier. This edition, the first, is substantially rare than even the Elzevier (which Oberle half jokingly calls "le merle blanc!"). In the Pastissier you start to see for the first time, nearly the full range of pastry ingredients laid out and some discussion of weights and measures. The first really recognizable cakes, clarified butter, rissoles - it also includes an impressive array of egg recipes. Size: 8vo (octavo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Inventory No: CAT000076.

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        "Fürstl: Residentz Statt Zell". Prächtige Gesamtansicht über die Aller.

      . Kupferstich von C. Merian nach C. Buno, 1653, 23 x 61,5 cm (von 2 Platten gedruckt).. Fauser 2426. - Im Unterrand mit gestochenen Erklärungen A - Q.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        ALLEGGIAMENTO DELLO STATO DI MILANO, PER LE IMPOSTE E LORO RIPARTIMENTI Giovevole per rappresentare alla Cattolica Maestà del Re N.S. Filippo IV il Grande, l'amore costante del dominio, e la forma facile di benigno sollevamento. Honorevole per le prodezze de cittadini. Dilettevole per le storie ed informationi.

      Milano, per Gio. Battista e Giulio Cesare F.lli Malatesta, 1653. In-4 gr. (mm. 344 x 226), p. pergam. coeva, tit. ms. al dorso, bellissima antiporta figurata in rame (incisa da Federico Agnelli su disegno di Gio. Cristoforo Storer: è una immagine di particolare interesse perchè sullo sfondo riporta le torri del Castello Sforzesco, parte del panorama della città di Milano, la fronte del Duomo in costruzione, e un ritratto forse dell?'Autore o più probabilmente dell?'incisore; e con lo stemma del Re di Spagna Filippo IV) + 28 cc.nn. + 792 pp.num. + 38 cc.nn. (Indice e Errata). Il vol. è ornato da pregevoli grandi capilett. figur. a vignetta e da 10 finali xilografici per lo più di soggetto religioso. Nel ns. esempl. il testo finisce a p. 788 (con la parola ?"Fine?" ) e le pp. 789/790 sono bianche; in altri invece il testo finisce a p. 789 ed è bianca la sola p. 790. Seguono le pp. 791/792 con i nomi delli Eccell.mi Governatori che sono stati al Governo dello Stato di Milano, dal 1534 all?'anno corrente di nostra salute 1653. La ns. copia è identica a quella della Bibl. Braidense che pure ha il testo raccorciato alla fine. Nell?'opera anche: ?"Spese fatte dallo Stato di Milano, anni 1610/1650 - per liberare la città dalli suoi debiti più vecchi nello spatio di 25 anni senza imporre nuova gravezza - Censo del Sale - Tassa de' Cavalli et alleggerimento della tassa dei cavalli.. - Tassa della Cavalleria d'Ordinanza, Huomini d'arme &cc.. et alleggerimento.. - Spese di Peste - Allegg. per l'imposte fatte nel tempo di contagi..?". "Edizione originale". Cfr. Cat. Piantanida,II,1093: ?"Non si conoscono altre edizioni di quest?'opera notevole e sconosciuta alle principali bibliografie. Importanti i capitoli sulle spese della peste e per il mantenimento delle milizie?" - Cat. Hoepli,627 - Predari, p. 57 - Argelati,I, p.I, 408. Fresco esempl. ben conservato. .

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        Abrege De L'Histoire De Ce Siecle De Fer : Contenant Les Miseres Et Calamitez Des Derniers Temps, Auec Leurs Causes & Pretextes, Iusques Au Couronnement Du Roy Du Romains Ferdinand IV Fait Vers La Fin De L'Este De L'An, Mil Six Cens Cinquante Trois

      Leyde : Chez Abraham A Geerevliet, M. DC. LIII, 1653, Hardback, The first Edition. Complete in 6 booksFull, contemporary dark calf, very good. (new endpapers with minor ahadow staining to the outer terminl page edges) . Generalized extremity wear. Gilt-blocked label, gilt cross-bands. An uncommonly good example - scans &c. On request. ; 479 pages; Subject: Europe - History - 1517-1648 - Early works to 1800. Language: French. Associated reference; Wing P361 (second entry)

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        Lyra prophetica Davidis Regis, sive analysis critico-practica psalmorum : in qua omnes & singulae voces Hebraeae in Psalterio contentae, tam propriae quam appellativae (nulla excepta) ad regulas artis revocantur ...

      Londini : typis Jacobi Flesher : prostat apud Cornelium Bee ... Little Britain, 1653, Hardback, Book Condition: Very Good, First EditionFinely bound in modern leather-backed, marbled boards. Gilt-blocked leather label to spine. Raised bands. Some dust-toning evident to the page margins as with age, which is heavier on the title and prelims pages. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Further scans, images etc. and additional bibliographical material available on request.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 352 pages; Physical description: 342 [i. E. 352], [2], 69, [8], 46, [2] p. ; 23 cm. Language: Latin. Subjects: Bible. O. T. Psalms - Commentaries - Early works to 1800. Bible. Hebrew. O. T. Psalms. Bible. O. T. Psalms - Criticism, Textual - Early works to 1800. Hebrew language - Aramaic language - Grammar - Early works to 1800. Notes: Error in pagination: 1st sequence: P. 352 misnumbered 342. Hebrew text interspersed with Latin commentary. Main text in double columns. With a final errata leaf. Full title: Lyra prophetica Davidis Regis, sive analysis critico-practica psalmorum : in qua omnes & singulae voces Hebraeae in Psalterio contentae, tam propriae quam appellativae (nulla excepta) ad regulas artis revocantur; earumque significationes genuinæ explicantur: elegantiae linguae propriae evolvuntur : insuper harmonia Hebraei textus cum paraphrasi Chaldaea, & versione Graeca LXXII. Interpretum, in locis, sententiis discrepantibus, fideliter confertur : cui ad calcem addita est brevis institutio linguae Hebraeae & Chaldaeae / studio & vigiliis Victorini Bythneri Poloni, linguae Hebraeae professoris ; opus novum: nec ante in tali forma tentatum, in quo quid praestatum, praefatio ad lectorem indicabit.

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        A Commentary upon the Holy VVritings of Job, David, and Salomon: that is, These Five, Job, Psalmes, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, and the Song of Songs. Being part of those which by the Antients were called Hagiographa. Wherein the diverse Translations, and Expositions, both Literall and Mysticall, of all the most famous Commentators, both Ancient and Modern, are propounded, examined, and cencured. And the Texts from the Originall much Illustrated. For the singular benefit of all that bee studious of the Holy Scriptures.

      London, for Robert Ibbitson, and Thomas Roycroft 1653. (10) 900 (11) p. Contemporary half Leather with ribbed back, rebound boards, Folio (some foxing throughout, lacks the half-title and the separate titlepage for the 'Song of Songs'. John Mayer 1583-1664, was a biblical commentator. His life was spent in digesting the work of former commentators on the Bible and adding notes of his own. He is most known for his commentary on the whole Bible which was published in 7 volumes. This work is the third volume and comments on Job, Psalmes, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes and the Song of Songs.).

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        An Humble Apologie for Learning and Learned Men,

      - First (and only) Edition, viii, 263, [1]pp, 8vo, a good copy in recent panelled calf old style, London, T.M. for M.M., G. Bedell and T. Collins, 1653. Wing W.1048. Madan, Oxford Books, A Bibliography of Printed Works Relating to The University and City of Oxford, III, p.23 (item 2212): "Chiefly an appeal [for learning] on general grounds, but there is an historical section on pp.43-72." Edward Waterhouse (1619-1670) was educated at Cambridge University but spent some years at Oxford in order to pursue his studies in the Bodleian Library. He later moved to Sion College London and it was during this period that he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society; eventually he became a preacher.Waterhouse's Humble Apologie for Learning and Learned Men was his first work. "My emulation is to propose Learning & Learned Men, as the Horsemen and Chariots of any Nation, and to discover that without them a People can expect nothing but Barbarity and Bestial Vulpinariness. the More men are sunk in ignorance, and estranged from Arts and Sciences, the nearer come they to the life of Beasts and Savages: for unless the power of the mind, by which we are distinguished from Brutes, be by liberal sciences ordered and modified, all their virtue and nobility will degenerate into not only a likeness to, but into a degree of rudeness beyond beasts" (p.7) Waterhouse gives a survey of learning in Britain from the earliest times to his present, listing the colleges of the two Universities (Oxford and Cambridge) and giving historical notes (p.67ff). He goes on to defend the university and the scholar, particularly against the charges of unmanliness:"It is a vanity for men to hope to manage war well without learning, or Conduct from learned men, as grosse an one as for a blind man to boast of discerning the least imaginable Atom, without Organ or Medium thereto. I know there are many conclusive, that books Effeminate the mind, and by a kind of softness so Incandorate it, that no good look is reserved for Manly Acts. But this is rather a Calumny, than a just Charge on Learning. Experience tells us, that the greatest Actors and Actions that have ever been on this stage of earth performed, have been by learned men." (p.126). Photograph available on request.

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        Der wunder-würdige Juden- und Heiden-Tempel, darinn derselben Gottes- und Götzendienst, eröffnet und gezeigt wird ...Nuremberg, Wolfgang Moritz Endter (printed by Johann Ernst Adelbulner), 1717. 8vo. With double-page engraved frontispiece and 71 engraved plates (10 folding). 19th-century vellum.

      Alden & Landis 717/132; Sabin 73324; cf. Faber du Faur 587 (first ed.). Second edition of David Nerreter's German translation of Ross's Pansebeia, or, A view of all the religions in the world (1653), augmented with numerous notes and an essay on "idolatry" by the translator. Ross had written his survey of the world's religions to demonstrate the truth of Christianity and to counteract atheism; Netterer's primarily goal appears to have been to warn his readers against the "work of Satan", as he saw religions other than Christianity. The result, though, is a detailed comparative study of religion, treating not only Judaism, Islam and Christianity, but also the religions of the Phoenicians, the Babylonians, the Egyptians, the American Indians, the Japanese, the Chinese, etc. Divided into five sections ("Abtheilungen"), it opens with a description of Judaism, followed by accounts of the religions of Asia, Africa and America, Europe and Germany, concluding with Nerreter's essay "Ursprung der Abgötterey". The many illustrations, showing deities and religious rituals, betray a remarkable fascination with violence and (human) sacrifice.Somewhat browned throughout and with margins trimmed, occasionally shaving part of a plate number or just touching a shoulder note, otherwise in very good condition. A well-illustrated account of world religions.

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        Korte Gulden Regelen eenes Heyligen Levens, uyt het Nieuwe Testament in Geestelicke Meditatien voor-gestelt. De Seste Druck, van nieuws oversien, ende na de Nieuwe Oversettinge des Bybels verbetert. WAARBIJ: Spiegel der Barmhertigheyt Gods, inde Vergevinge der Sonden, aen den Boetveerdigen Sondaer. Ende der Gerechtigheyt Godts, in het straffen der Sonden, aen den Onboetveerdigen Sondaer. De Vijftiende Druck, van nieuws Oversien, ende na de Nieuwe Oversettinge des Bijbels Verbetert. WAARBIJ: De Tranen Christi kortelick in een Geestelicke Bedenckinge voorgestelt. By ongelegentheydt van het afbranden van de Nieuwe Kerck, den 11. Januarii 1645. De seste Druck by den Autheur selfs oversien ende verbetert. WAARBIJ: 't Lof onses Heeren Jesu Christi. Dat is, Korte Verklaringe van eenige bysondere Voor-beelden, Gelijckenissen, Gesichten, Eeren-Tijtelen, Cier-namen, ende Cierlicke Beschrijvingen, die Jesu Christo in het Oude ende Nieuwe Testament gegeven worden. De vijfde Druck van nieuws oversien ende verbetert.

      Amsterdam, Wed. Marten Jansz. Brandt, en Abraham van den Burgh 1653/1654/1656/1649. 4 werken in 1 band, (16) 376 (7), 98 (2), 40, (8) 560 (8) p. Origineel Perkament, 4°.

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        Philologiae Sacrae, Qua Totius Sacrosanctae, Veteris et Novi Testamenti Scripturae, tum stylus et literatura, tum sensus & genuinae interpretationis ratio expenditur. Libri Quinque. Quorum I. II. Generalia de Scripturae Sacrae stylo & sensu. III. IV. Grammatica Sacra, V. Rhetorica Sacra. Editio tertia, prioribus auctior.

      Frankfurt et Hamburg, Zacharias Hertelius 1653. (44) 1495 (141) p. Contemporary Vellum, 4° (Glassius, 1593-1656, Lutheran theologian, one of the initiators of the Weimarian Bible project. His greatest scientific work is his Philologia Sacra.).

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        Disputatio De Peccato Originali quam praeside Abraham Calovio. WITH: Libertatem Christianam in capite de Exorcismo sub praesidio Abraham Calovi. WITH: Theologiae Controversae Illustrisimorum dogmatum controversorum Formativa Status, XI. Disputationibus in inclutae ad Varnum Academiae Auditorio Majori, publice, praevio Consensu & Approbatione Ampl. Facult. Theolog. ad piam ante decennium propositae Indiculus, praeside & autore Augusto Varenio. WITH: Disputatio Solennis, et Fides Catholica de Gratia Redemptionis. Quam sub praesidio Johannis Scharffii. WITH: Diatribe de Antichristo Orientali, sive de Gog & Magog. a Samuele Dauderstadio. WITH: Disputatio Inauguralis de Antichristo, Hilario a S. Anadtasio. Quam praeside Sebastiano Niemanno. WITH: Dissertatio Historico- Theologica de Antichristo Occidentali magno, Quam Johannis Meisneri. WITH: Disputatio Inauguralis de Confessione Petri et Eam Secuta Christi Responsione, Ex. Matth. 16, 13-19. adornata, quam praeside Andrea Kunado. WITH: Disputatio Theologica Solennis de Admiranda Dei Providentia & Rerum omnium Conservatione ac Gubernatione, quam praeside Johanne Meisnero. WITH: Decanus Collegii Theologici in electorali Wittebergensi Abraham Calovius. WITH: De Clinicis Ecclesiae Veteris exercitatio historica praeside Jo. Andrea Bosio. WITH: De Sepultura B. Mariae thema Consentiente Amplissima Facultate Theologica in Inclytisima Academia Wittebergensi praeside Johanne Meisnero. WITH: De Adynamia Virium Hominis Irrigeniti in Spiritualibus, disputatio solennis, quam praeside Johanne Andrea Quenstedt. WITH: Johannes, Primus Evangelii & Baptismatis in N.T. Minister, sub praesidio Johannis Andreae Quenstadii. WITH: De Germine Jehova & Davidis, Christo Jesu, dissertatio theologica, quam praeside Joh. Andrea Quenstedt. WITH: Disputatio theologica publica De Regenerationis, Justificationis et Renovationis Essentia atque Differentia, quam praeside Johanne Andrea Quendstedt. WITH: Plerophoria Lutherana, sive Exercitatio, Qua ostenditur, Doctrina Lutherana plerophoriam ingenerari, quod nec Papistica fiat nec Reformata. Quam Johanne Andrea Quenstedt. WITH: Invicta Ecclesiae Luther. Veritas evicta per Veritatis Ecclesiae Lutheranae Defensionem. quam Daniele Mullero. WITH: Quaestio Theologica: Num Sponsis, ante solennem in ecclesia copulationem et benedictionem, concumbentibus, publica poenitentia juste imponatur. Quam Balthasare Mentzero. WITH: De Poenitentia Ninevitarum, quam Andrea Kunado. WITH: De Salute Regis Salomonis, quam Johannes Petersen, Dithmarsus. WITH: Aoinun Akhma, seu quaestionem Casualem: Cum abstemiis quid agendum in SS. synaxi sit? quam Christianus Mullerus. WITH: Christi Patientis Esaiae LXIII. Descriptio, praeside Wilhelmo Lysero. WITH: De Sanctis Redivivis, ex Matthaei cap. XXVII. vers. 52. 53. Quam praeses Andreas Kunadus. WITH: Disputatio Publica Solennis de Persecutionibus et Martyriis Christianorum veterum. Praeside Johanne Meisnero. WITH: De Novissimorum omnium novissimis. Autore Andrea Sennerto. WITH: Novatianismus, Cui inspersus Basilidianorum, Montanistarum, etc. praesentatus a Johanne Ulrico Mayero. WITH: Idem In V. & N.T. Salvandi Modus. a Georgio Lehmannen Belgerano. WITH: Dei et Superiorum Gratia Amnestia Divina ex Mich. VII, 18. 19. a M. Simone Lofflern. WITH: Palladium Calvinisticum in Conversione hominis irregeniti: id est, Gratia Irresistibilis, a Calvinianis hactenus mordicus defensa. a Georgio Moebio. WITH: De Insana in Theologia Curiositate. Auctor M. Adam Rechenberg, Augustoburg. WITH: Disputatio Theologica Inauguralis de Ortu et Progressu Cultus Reliquiarum, quam Thomas Steger. WITH: Dissertatio Theologica De Scandalo, Pietatis & Caritatis Christianae Remora. Quam Gottfried Christianus. WITH: De Adventu Messiae. Diatpiben ex Malach. III, 1. Contra Judaeos Potissimum. quam Andres Glauch. WITH: De Adoratione Carnis Christi, quam Fridericus Rappolt. WITH: Descensus Christi ad Infernos Gloriosus ejusque Khygma reale, terrible ac Triumphale. a Johanne Justino Keulingen. WITH: Munificentia Divina in N.T. Proposita a M. Valentino Alberti. WITH: Ovaestio Symposiaca Utrumsine Laesione Conscientiae, pro salute, seu in sanitatem aliorum, bibere liceat. a Joh. Quistorpio. editio secunda. WITH: Causa Augustorum sive Caesarum, Regum atque Principum contra Pontificem Romanum ejusque Parasitos Bellarminum Bzovium & alios. Defonsa ab Henrico Mullero.

      Wittemberg, Michaelis Wende (and others) 1653-1668. 39 dissertations bound together, 40, 40, (4) 84, 100, 20, 22, 151, 48, 84, 16, 79, 108, 86, 30, 28, 80, 76, (8) 87 (3), 28, 64, 64, 60, 24, 24, (2) 78, 56, 60, 52, (2) 33, 88, 28, 68, (4) 103, 32, 56, 58, 76, 24, (8) 51 p. Contemporary Vellum, 4°.

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        De Auctionibus Libri Duo: Quorum Prior Venditiones, Posterior.

      1653 - Seventeenth-Century Traetise on Auctions Matthaeus, Antonius [1601-1654]. De Auctionibus Libri Duo: Quorum Prior Venditiones, Posterior Locationes Quae sub Hasta Fiunt Exequitur: Adjecto Passim Voluntariarum Auctionum Jure. Utrecht: Typus Johannis a Waesberge, 1653. [viii], 465, [32] pp. Quarto (7-1/2" x 6"). Contemporary calf, gilt spine with raised bands, edges rouged. A few minor scuffs to boards, some rubbing to extremities with minor chipping to spine ends, corners bumped and somewhat worn, boards slightly bowed. Title page with large woodcut device printed in red and black, woodcut decorated initials. Some toning to text, internally clean. A nice copy. * First edition. This is one of the earliest and most extensive legal works on auctions under roman and Roman-Dutch law. Among other topics, it addresses the rules governing auctions, judicial sales, public contracts and the sale of confiscated merchandise. Matthaeus was a jurist, professor of law at the University of Utrecht and the author of the influential treatise De Criminibus (1644). A leader of the Dutch Elegant School of jurists and, to quote Wessels, "a consummate Roman lawyer and a great student of antiquity," his work was renowned for its erudition, literary quality and philological sophistication. He remains an important authority on Roman-Dutch law. OCLC locates 7 copies of this edition in North America, 5 in Law School Libraries. Wessels, History of Roman-Dutch Law 296. Dekkers, Bibliotheca Belgica Juridica 111 (6). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        GA aus der Vogelschau, rechts großes Wappen, unten Erklärungen v. 1 -32, "Hambvrgvm".

      . Kupferstich v. Merian, 1653, 27,5 x 35,5.

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      Lyon Jean Hugvetan 1653 - , in-4, rel. pl. basane, dos à 5 nerfs ornés de fleurons et filets dorés encadrant, tr. rouge, titre en noir et rouge, (plats frottés avec épidermures, mors sup. sur 3 cm et inf. sur 7 cm fendus, coiffes dégarnies, coins frottés avec mq., rousseurs) , 4ff.-707p.-10ff.

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        Jacobi Golii Lexicon arabico-latinum, contextum ex probatioribus orientis lexicographis

      Lugduni Batavorum [Leiden]: typis Bonaventurae & Abrahami Elseviriorum, prostant Amstelodami apud Johannem Ravesteynivm, 1653.

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        Dissertatio theologica, philosophica, legalis, et historica, tum de lacrymis prodigiosae imaginis Sanctae Mariae Novissimae de Gratiis Pinnae Billorum feretranae provinciae, tum de liberatione pinnensium a bello divinitus per eandem bis obtenta, Matthaei Magnani Pinnensis congregationis oratorii forosemproniensis presbyteri.

      Montij., Bononiae. 1653 - In 8°, p. perg., cc.nn. 23 + pp.756 + cc.nn. 53. Antip. con pregevolissima inc. a tutta p. di F.T.F. Bonon, raffigurante la Madonna Piangente. Capilettera. Fioriture. Tarletti marg. che solo sull'index ledono poche lettere. Piccolo foro a p. 739/740 che non interessa il t. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        The Holy Bible: containing the Old Testament and the New: newly translated out of the originall tongues, and with the former translations diligently compared and revised

      London: Evan Tyler for a Society of Stationers, 1653.

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        Lettera a firma autografa

      Moncalieri, 25 novembre 1653 - Lettera in francese a firma autografa "C Emanuele" controfirmata dal segretario ed indirizzata al Cavaliere della Gran Croce e Consigliere di Stato Blancardi affinchè possa intercedere per la liberazione di Emanuele Valetto dal carcere del Senato. Carlo Emanuele II, in nome della servitù che il padre di Valetto gli aveva prestato, chiede al suo corrispondente di condonargli la pena imposta a causa della ferita che il Valetto aveva procurato a Marc'Antonio Marchetto. Carlo Emanuele II assunse la reggenza del Ducato a soli quattro anni nel 1638. Sposò in prime nozze Francesca d'Orléans Borbone e successivamente sua cugina Maria Giovanna Battista di Savoia-Nemours. 4 pagine di cui la prima redatta, due bianche e l'ultima con indirizzo. Perfette condizioni. 0

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        The English Hous-Wife, containing the Inward and Outward Vertues which ought to be in Compleat Woman

      London: Printed by W. Wilson, for E. Brewster, and George Sawbridge, at the Bible on Ludgate-Hill, neere Fleet-bridge, 1653 - "Fifth" Edition". Small 4to. 188 pp. Bound in nineteenth-century speckled calf, leather title labels, front joint starting, text toned, withal a nice copy.Bookplate of John Hodgkic. Wing M 630; This edition not in Cagle; Bitting p. 309 (not this edition, nor mentioning this edition) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Jésus mourant

      de Serey, Paris 1653 - La passion de notre seigneur Jésus-Christ ~ Le vainqueur de la mort ou Jésus mourant poème de P.L. Bigres ~ A Paris, de Serey, 1653. ~ In-8, vélin post., pièce de titre maroquin, frontispice Pierre Rubens, 8 eaux-fortes par Jacques Callot, Intégralement montées sur onglets. Collation: 3 feuillets non chiffrés (dont front. et page de titre) + 84 pages.Callot met en scène avec maestria cette ultime dramaturgie religieuse. Jouant sur la profondeur de champ, il construit des espaces que son trait incisif anime de dizaines de personnages en mouvement. Variant à l'infini les effets de morsure de l'acide sur le cuivre et la gradation des noirs qui en résulte, l'artiste crée de puissants et subtils contrastes lumineux à travers lesquels s'exprime pleinement le tragique de la Passion. Rare [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Der Esel zwischen zwei Schafen.

      . Radierung, 1653, auf Bütten mit angeschnittenem Wasserzeichen. 19:22,2 cm. - Vorzüglicher Abdruck mit Rändchen um die Plattenkante. Winziger Einriß im Unterrand und Fleck verso. Provenienz: Sammlung Naudet 1780, vgl. Lugt 1937. Literatur: Bartsch 32; Dutuit 32, II (von III) und Hollstein 32, III. Abdruck von der noch nicht verkleinerten Platte. Mit dem Namenszug, Datum und Nummer "32" in der Platte..

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        THE VOYAGES AND ADVENTURES, OF FERNAND MENDEZ PINTO, A PORTUGAL: during his travels for the space of one and twenty years in the Kingdoms of Ethiopia, China, Tartaria, Cauchinchina, Calaminham, Siam, Pegu, Japan,

      London, printed by J. Macock, for Henry Cripps, and Lodowick Lloyd, 1653.. and a great part of the East-Indiaes. With a relation and description of most of the places thereof; their religion, laws, riches, customs, and government in time of peace and war. Where he five times suffered shipwrack, was sixteen times sold, and thirteen times made a slave. Written originally by himself in the Portugal tongue, and dedicated to the Majesty of Philip King of Spain. Done into English by H.C. Gent (Henry Cogan). FIRST ENGLISH EDITION 1653, small folio in fours, approximately 260 x 165 mm, 10¼ x 6½ inches, title page printed red and black, 2 pictorial headpieces, some decorated initials, pages: [14], 231, 240-326, lacks first and final blank leaf, jump in pagination present in all copies, collation: pi2 (-pi1), (a)2, A-V4, Aa-Kk4, Aaa-Lll4 (-Lll4), bound in modern quarter calf over new marbled sides, gilt dividing lines, raised bands, gilt rules and gilt title to spine, all edges red, new endpapers. Margins trimmed throughout with loss of some running titles and page numbers, many inner margins repaired long ago with transparent gummed strips, occasionally encroaching on text but all clearly visible, 3 small repairs to title page, pale library stamp to title page, another on verso together with a little early scribble and a modern armorial bookplate, 19 further pale stamps in the text margins, pages lightly browned throughout, occasional small stains, mainly to margins, 2 letters lost on page 97, otherwise no loss of legibility, a crease across centre of most pages, tiny rust hole in Ee2 with loss of 2 letters on recto, small worm track in inner margin of pages 101-125, sometimes slightly affecting text but without loss of legibility, another in upper margin from page 173-185, no loss, another in lower margin from page 299-322 affecting bottom 6 lines of text and neatly repaired, 1 letter lost on page 314, otherwise mostly easily legible, another small area of worming on text from page 301-326 neatly repaired, a few words lost, but mostly readable, top margin of final 2 leaves neatly repaired, ink name and date 1679 plus some ink scribbles written in margins of final page with show-through to previous text page, large faint damp stain to top inner corners of last few leaves, errata on final page is partly faded. A fair copy only of a rare travel book. Travels, voyages and adventures of Ferdinand Mendez Pinto during the years 1537-1558. Fernao Mendes Pinto (c.1509 — 1583) was a Portuguese explorer and writer. His exploits are known through the posthumous publication in Lisbon of his memoir "Peregrinacao" (Pilgrimage) in 1614, of which our book is a translation of the French version. In the course of his travels in the Middle and Far East, Pinto visited Ethiopia, the Arabian Sea, China (where he claimed to have been a forced laborer on the Great Wall), India and Japan. He claimed to have been among the first group of Europeans to visit Japan and initiate the Nanban trade period. He also claimed to have introduced the gun there in 1543. It is known that he funded the first Christian church in Japan, after befriending a Catholic missionary and founding member of the Society of Jesus later known as St Francis Xavier. At one time Pinto himself was a Jesuit, though he later left the order. (Wikipedia). Lowendahl, Volume I, pages 39-40 and 54: "No work about Asia had a greater impact on 17th century European literature than Pinto's account of his adventures in the East."; Cordier, Bibliotheca Sinica, Volume III, 2068; Sotheby's, The Library of the Earls of Macclesfield, Volume 9, 3215. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        PROVERBIA REGUM SAPIENTISSIMI SALOMONIS, cum cura enucleata a Martino Geiero, [etc.].

      1653 - Lipsiae [Leipzig], Impensis Haered. Henningi Grosfii, Literis Friderici Lanckisii Exscribebat, Chriftophorus Cellarius, Anno M.DC.LIII [1653]. Fort in-8 (170 X 200) vélin rigide, titre manuscrit, filets et fleurons à froid au dos, tranches teintées (reliure de l'époque) ; (2), faux-titre, titre allégorique gravé, titre imprimé en rouge et noir, 6 pages non chiffrées (préface), 1724 pages, 22 pages non chiffrées (Index Ebraicus, index rerum & errata), (2). Petite fente de deux centimètres en queue du mors supérieur. BONNE EDITION réalisée par le théologien luthérien allemand Martin GEIER (1614-1680). BEL EXEMPLAIRE, dans sa fraîche reliure en vélin de l'époque. NICE COPY. PICTURES AND MORE DETAILS ON REQUEST.

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      1653 - Incisione all'acquaforte. 1653. Diffuse bruniture. Cm.2x101. 1 foto allegata.

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        Fabulae Aesopi: Graece & Latine, Nunc Denuo Selectae (Aesop's Fables) / Joannem Janssonium

      Joannem Janssonium, Amsterdam 1653 - Amsterdam: Joannem Janssonium, 1653, dated in apostrophic Roman numerals. Engravings. 12mo; full calf with some tooling (see scan). Accompanied by two simple later handmade paper protective jackets. Rubbed, soiling, shelfwear; binding broken, exposing interior of spine. Two previous owner's inscriptions on ffep (Josephus Stephani Dedit Hosepho de Villis, 1675; Matt Kenrid[?] 1748]. About Good. See scan. Also: "Eae item quas Avienus carmine espresit. Accedit Ranarum & Murium Pugna, Homero olim ascripta. Cum elegantisimis in utroque libello Figuris, & utriusque Interpretatione plurimus in Iocisemendata. Exdecreto D.D. Hollandae Ordinum in ufum Scholarum." Rare 17th century specimen of Aesop's fables published by 17th Century Amsterdam publisher Joannem Janssonium. Fables here presented in Greek and Latin on opposing pages, with engraving illustrations. Fragile and precious example, no doubt one for the children of the time, judging from the illustrations. See scan. L12 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Histoire générale des plantes, contenant XVIII livres également départis en deux tomes: Tirée de l'exemplaire latin de la bibliothèque de M. Jacques Dalechamps, puis faite françoise par M. Jean Des Moulins. Dernière édition corrigée.

      - Lyon, P. Borde, L. Arnaud & C. Rigaud. 1653. 2 volumes. Folio (360 x 235mm). pp. (8), 960, (36); (120), 758, (30), with 2752 woodcuts. Contemporary calf, richly gilt decorated spines in 6 compartments. The second and last French edition of Dalechamp's famous herbal. The first Latin edition was published 1586-87 followed in 1615 by the first French edition. The present edition is the most complete one in the French language. "Dalechamp is considered by some authorities to have been one of the most erudite of the French botanists of the 16th century. His book is a compilation of the botanical knowledge available at that date, and is important as it shows another grouping attemp at a classification of the plants which he described. A number of woodcuts were especially made for the book from plants sent to the author by Lobel, l'Ecluse, and others, but for the most part were taken from previously published works" (Hunt 154). Dalechamp was a student of Rondelet and among his regular correspondents were Conrad Gesner, Joseph Justus Scaliger, Robert Constantin and Jean Fernel.First two leaves of each volumes have the outer margins somewhat browned, else a fine copy.Nissen BBI, 447. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Abrege De L'Histoire De Ce Siecle De Fer : Contenant Les Miseres Et Calamitez Des Derniers Temps, Auec Leurs Causes & Pretextes, Iusques Au Couronnement Du Roy Du Romains Ferdinand IV Fait Vers La Fin De L'Este De L'An, Mil Six Cens Cinquante Trois

      Leyde : Chez Abraham A Geerevliet, M. DC. LIII 1653 - Subject: Europe - History - 1517-1648 - Early works to 1800. Language: French. Associated reference; Wing P361 (second entry) Full, contemporary dark calf, very good. (new endpapers with minor ahadow staining to the outer terminl page edges) . Generalized extremity wear. Gilt-blocked label, gilt cross-bands. An uncommonly good example - scans &c. On request. 1 Kg. 479 pp. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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      London. 1653.. [14],326pp. Large quarto. Contemporary speckled calf; neatly rebacked in matching style, gilt leather label. Outer corners worn. Ink notation to titlepage. Text moderately tanned, seventh leaf reinforced and repaired with tissue. Very good. The extremely rare first English edition of a classic travel narrative, first published in Lisbon in 1614. Mendes Pinto left Portugal in 1537 and did not return until 1558. During that time, Pinto visited Japan four times, claiming to have been the first European to set foot on Japanese soil, in 1543. He gives first-hand accounts of India, Abyssinia, Malacca, Sumatra, Java, China, Tartary and Burma. "Not only an account of his travels but a work of art, which is at once a picture of Asia, a relation of what he did and saw, a summing up of the Portuguese Empire, a vast gallery of portraits, and an encyclopedia of adventure both in the sphere of action and of the spirit" - Maurice Collis. WING M1705. CORDIER 40. ESTC R18200.

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        Declarations and pleadings in English: Being the most authentique forme of proceeding in courts of law; in actions reall, personall, and mixt; usefull for all practicers and studients of the law, of what degree soever. [etc.*] Whereto are added choice presidents in the Upper Bench, by some others of good note. Published in order to the act of Parliament, and for the good of the Commonwealth. [etc.*] The second edition, corrected and amended. [bound with] Declarations counts and pleadings in English: The second part. Being the authentique forme of presidents in the Court of Common Pleas; in actions real, personal and mixt in the reignes of Q. Eliz. K. James, and the late K. Charles: [etc.*] [Wing B5194 & B5196]

      London, printed by Tho: Roycroft, for Henry Twyford, and are to be sold at his shop in Vine Court, Middle Temple, 1653. [and] London, printed for Matthew Walbancke, at Grayes Inne Gates, and John Place at Furnivals Inne Gate, in Holborne 1654., London - Description: Two parts in one volume, 4to (8¼ × 6¼ in): port., [4], 291, [13]; [4], 176, 169-383, 404-495, [13] p. · Register: 4: A^2 B-2Q^4 (last leaf blank, present); A^2 B-Z^4 z^4 2A-3O^4 3P^2. · Condition: Early calf, top board detached, bottom board missing, backstrip nearly gone, book-block broken in two, front endpapers detached, no rear endpapers. Portrait frontispiece chipped at edges, not reaching image. Moderate foxing and browning throughout. Front endpaper signed "R'd Hawkins / Lyon's Inn." · Comments: Second edition of the first part, first edition of the second part. · References: Wing B5194 & B5196; ESTC R236702 & R206417. · Title continued: First part: "Collected by Richard Brownlow Esq; late prothonotary of the court of common pleas." . "With an exact table, wherein may be found the principall matters contained in this book." Second part: ". usefull for all practicers and studients of the law, of what degree soever. Collected by Richad [sic] Brownlow Esq; late prothonotary of the Court of Common Pleas. With an exact table of all the principall matters contained in this Booke."

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        Konvolut von 3 Karten von N. Sanson d Abbeville. Grenzkolorierte Kupferstiche, 1653-1654.

      - 1) Les Estats de la Couronne de Portugal en Espagne, 1653, 41x42 cm. 2) Parte Septentrional do Reyno de Portugal, 1654, 41x42 cm (oben bis zum Rand beschnitten und angerändert) 3) Parte Meridional de Reyno de Portugal, 1654, 40,5x52 cm

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        Le corps politique ou les elements de la loy morale & civile. Avec des réflections sur la loy de Nature, sur les Serments, les Pacts, & les diverses sortes de Gouvernemens; leurs changemens, & leurs revolutions

      ches Jean & Daniel Elzevier, à Leide 1653 - Legatura coeva in piena pergamena con titolo ms. su tassello cartaceo al ds. Bell esemplare. Willems, 725. Brunet, III, 241. The treatise The elements of Law was originally written in England and first distributed in manuscript in 1640, just after the dissolution of the Short Parliament. Hobbes was fiercely attacked as a hardline theorist of royal absolutism and, before Parliament reconvened, he left London for Paris, where he stayed for eleven years. Among Hobbes s circle of friends there, centered on Mersenne, was the young Huguenot intellectual Samuel Sorbière, the translator of this work. 12mo (cm. 13,5), 4 cc.nn., 231(1) pp.

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        De Chymicorum cum Aristotelicis et Galenicis consensu ac dissensu liber. Cui acceßit appendix de constitutione chymiae. Editio tertia ab authore adhuc recensita. Frankfurt und Wittenberg, T. Maevius und E. Schumacher Erben, 1655. Gest. Titelvign., (10 Bl.), 434 (recte 428) S., (6 Bl.).

      - - Angebunden: Sennert, D.: De arthritide tractatus, appendicis loco libro tertio practica adjectum Cui accessit tragopodagra luciani. Editio secunda. Frankfurt und Wittenberg, T. Maevius und E. Schumacher Erben, 1653. 4°. Holzschn.-Vign. auf Titel, 120 S. - Vorgebunden: Sennert, D.: Paralipomena, cum praemissa methodo discendi medicinam. medicinam. Tractatus posthumus. Accesserunt in fine vita b. autoris, & judicia cl. virorum super eodem ejusque scriptis. Wittenberg, M. Wendt für Z. Schürer Erben, 1642. (6 Bl.), 223 S., (18 Bl.). Pergamentband der Zeit mit Rückentitel I: Die heute kaum mehr auffindbare dritte Ausgabe, erstmals 1619 erschienen. - Brüning I, 1881; VD 17 12:644042S; Krivatsy 10917; Ferguson II, 371; Rosenthal, BMP 57; Kopp I, 48; Caillet 10145 (zur EA 1619): "Excellent traité d'un médecin spagyriste et discussion sur la méthode de Paracelse". Plädoyer für die Einführung chemischer Arzneimittel in die Medizin gegen den Widerstand der Galenisten, und gegen die Traditionsfeindlichkeit der Anhänger des Paracelsus. Zu diesem Werk erschien bereits 1621 ein ausführlicher Kommentar von Gregorius Martini. Brüning zufolge war Sennert der erste, der Chemie als eigenständiges Fach ins medizinische Curriculum einführte. Sennert "glaubte sowohl an die Verwandlung der Metalle als auch an die Notwendigkeit der Astrologie in der Medizin; ein Universalheilmittel jedoch wie den Alkahest des Paracelsus und anderer lehnte er ab" (B.). - II: VD 17 12:185471G; Ferguson II, 371; Hirsch V, 230; nicht bei Krivatsy. - Das Werk ist eine der frühesten Monographien über Arthritis und in der hier vorliegenden 2. Ausgabe eine der großen Seltenheiten in der Medizinliteratur des 17. Jahrhunderts, ebenso rar wie die 1631 erschienene EA. - III: Seltene erste Ausgabe. - VD 17 23:000258T; Krivatsy 10945; Waller 8861. - Die nachgelassene Schrift über Erarbeitung und Idee der Medizin sowie mit den Paralipomena zu seinen Hauptwerken Institutionum medicinae libri, Practicae medicinae libri, De febribus libri, De chymicorum cum Aristotelicis et Galenicis consensu ac dissensu liber, Epitome naturalis scientiae, Physica hypomnemata etc. - Zwischen "De chymicorum" und "De arthritide" Teilstück eines nicht vollständigen Werkes desselben Verfassers zwischengebunden. - Daniel Sennert (1572-1637) aus Breslau, Prof. in Wittenberg und kurfürstlicher Leibarzt, trat für einen Ausgleich der paracelsischen mit der aristotelisch-galenischen Medizin ein. Er gehörte zu den Wegbereitern der Chemiatrie. - Sehr gut erhalten, die Paralipomena unterschiedlich, teils auch stärker gebräunt, die anderen Werke nur gelegentlich gebräunt oder gering stockfleckig. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        ANTHROPOMETAMORPHOSIS: Man Transform'd: Or, The Artificiall Changeling Historically presented, In the mad and cruell Gallantry, foolish Bravery, ridiculous Beauty, filthy Finenesse, and loathsome Loveliness of most Nations, fashioning and altering their Bodies from the mould intended by Nature; With Figures of those Transfigurations. To which artificiall and affected Deformations are added, all the Native and Nationall Monstrosities that have appeared to disfigure the Humane Fabrick. With a Vindication of the Regular Beauty and Honesty of Nature. And an Appendix of the Pedigree of the English Gallant

      London: William Hunt, 1653. Hardcover. Good. Woodcuts (over 160) of birth defects, monstrosities, tattoos Small quarto 18th century calf on 4 raised bands gilt dentels (hinge leather split but held by cords/tips worn). Collation [44]of[52]pp +559pp +[26]of[28]pp of Table. Lacks Titlepage & Portrait & two further leaves of prelims, pp533/4 (ie ZZZ4) & most of the top three lines of Aaaa3, also 1 page of index and the final blank or publisher's list (facsimiles of missing leaves are laid in). Nice decorative name and date 1691/2 on margin of p126, a few marginal tears & signs of use. This is the 2nd edition but the first that was illustrated and in a larger format than the duodecimo first. The Epistle Dedicatory is signed John Bulwer +Laudatory Poems +Letter to the Author signed R. Mason and dated Apr.20, 1653. The prelims also contain a A list of authorities +Contents +Introduction followed by the text. *Rare as there were only two editions, the duodecimo unillustrated 1650 and this illustrated edition. Considered to be the EARLIEST book on tattooing and body mutilations. The book is a mixture of fact and fiction some from traveller's tales, some from early literature etc.

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        L' Italia giubilante al Gran Marchese di Fromista e Caracena, Conte di Pinto & C. suo liberatore.

      Per gli eredi de' Manlij e Camilli,, Roma, 1653 - In 4° antico, mm 187 x 240, pagg. 85 con alcuni capilettera decorati; cartonatura alla rustica coeva. Il nome dell' autore, Lucio Valeri, appare solo nella prefazione e non al frontespizio. Opera non comune che celebrò il ritorno della città di Casale al Ducato di Savoia nel 1653, dopo la dominazione francese. Una gora al cartone dei piatti ma ottimo e marginoso l'interno. Edizione originale. Michel VIII, pag. 87. Manca al Piantanida e al Manno. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]

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        Institutio Astronomica, juxta hypotheses tam Veterum quam Recentiorum, cui accesserunt Galileo Galilei Nuntius Siderius et Johannis Kepleri Dioptrice. secunda editi priori correctior / [Galileo Galilei - Sidereus Nuncius / Johannes Kepler - Dioptrice]

      Jacob Flesher for William Morden, London 1653 - Institutio Astronomica, juxta hypotheses tam Veterum quam Recentiorum, cui accesserunt Galileo Galilei Nuntius Siderius et Johannis Kepleri Dioptrice. secunda editi priori correctior. London: Jacob Flesher for William Morden, 1653. 3 parts in one volume. 8vo (177 x 112 mm). General title printed in black and red (some paper repairs) with separate title-pages for each part, numerous text woodcuts and 4 plates of constellations in Sidereus Nuncius. Full calf binding skillfully rebacked retaining the early 18th century blind-ruled boards. Text browned, very minor spotting, few underlinings in text, otherwise clean. Good copy. ---- Carli-Favaro 52 (241); Cinti 301 (155); De Caro 82; Wing G291A, Houzeau-L. 9225; Caspar, Kepler 92. - SECOND EDITION OF THIS IMPORTANT COLLECTION OF SCIENTIFIC WRITINGS (first edition of the collection in this form and 2nd edition of the Institutio Astronomica overall). Gassendi's Institutio astronomica, first published in 1647, outlines the various competing models of the cosmos, notably the Ptolemaic, the Copernican, and the intermediate system invented by Tycho Brahe. This is followed by Galileo's Sidereus nuncius, in which he outlined his observations made by telescope; first published in 1610, this constitutes the third edition of this seminal work. The volume is completed by Kepler's Dioptrice, first published in 1611, which is an effective companion piece to the Sidereus nuncius: Kepler had been researching optics since 1600 but it was the publication of Galileo's work which spurred him to complete his treatise on lenses. It contains the first explanation of myopia and the first design for an inverted astronomical telescope. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A paraphrase and annotations upon all of the Books of the New Testament : briefly explaining all the difficult places thereof.

      - London, Printed by J. Flesher for Richard Royston, at the Angel in Ivie-lane, 1653; in-folio, 2 ffnc. + XI + 1008 pp. + 9 ffnc. d'index, reliure en bois du XIXe siècle, dos à nerfs noirs, plats reliés au dos par des charnières en laiton, fermoirs de laiton (début de fente au plat supérieur sur un douzaine de cm, plat inférieur fendu sur 16 cm, sans manque). Darlow, T. H. and H. F. Moule. Historical Catalogue of the printed Editions of Holy Scripture in the Library of the British and Foreign Bible Society, p. 210. Edition originale. Vignette gravée à la page de titre. Quelques traces de mouillure dans les marges des 30 premiers feuillets, quelques annotations anciennes, mais exemplaire correct, dans une surprenante reliure en bois. 1653 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        GOVERNMENT OF CATTEL or THE GOUERNMENT OF CATTELL. Divided into three Books. The first entreating of Oxen, Kine and Calves: and how to use Bulls, and other Cattell to the yoke or fell. The second discoursing of the Government of Horses,

      London, printed by Thomas Harper for Martha Harison, 1653.. with approved Medicines against most Diseases. The third discoursing the Order of Sheep, Goats, Hogs, and Dogs, with true Remedies to help the Infirmities that befall any of them. Also perfect Instructions for taking of Moales, and likewise for the monthly husbanding of Grounds, as hath been already approved, and by long experience entertained amongst all sorts, especially Husbandmen, who have made use thereof, to their great profit and contentment. 1653, 8vo, approximately 175 x 125 mm, 7 x 5 inches, 1 small illustration, printed in black letter, pages: (6), 307 plus (2) index, pagination erratic in a few places, 19th century full calf, decoratively tooled and embossed on covers and spine, gilt lettered brown morocco label and raised bands, all edges red, marbled endpapers. Binding very slightly rubbed at extremities, armorial bookplate of Thomas Alfred Yarrow (1817-1874), railway engineer and surveyor of bridges in England and India, on front pastedown, name and address of another owner on reverse of front endpaper, title page slightly dusty and very slightly spotted, slightly trimmed at fore-edge and at lower edge, no loss, small grazed area in first subtitle with loss of 4 small words, 2 tiny single worm holes to lower margin from title page to page 77 where a small track is formed persisting to page 107, one or two upper margins trimmed with loss of running title, occasional light spots to margins, very occasional small pale damp stain to margins, a few brown spots to pages 148-154, no loss of legibility, page 171/172 in the section on diseases of horses replaced from a 1633 edition with exactly the same text, page with pale water staining, small ink smudge to page 176, no loss, another to margin of page 189, small light brown stain to pages 293-309, no loss of legibility. A very good tight copy of a scarce early book on the management of animals in agriculture. Aslin, Catalogue of Books on Agriculture, page 91; Dingley, Historic Books on Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry, page 113, No.449; McDonald, Agricultural Writers, page 37. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        Russiae vulgo Moscovia dictae, Partes Septentrionalis et Orientalis

      Amsterdam ca. 1653. Karte zeigt den nord westlichen Teil Russlands mit teilweise Lappland, altkoloriert, Kupferstich, 42 x 54. Zustand: Perfekt, dem Alter entsprechend

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        Fabulae Aesopi: Graece & Latine, Nunc Denuo Selectae (Aesop's Fables) / Joannem Janssonium

      Amsterdam: Joannem Janssonium, 1653 Amsterdam: Joannem Janssonium, 1653, dated in apostrophic Roman numerals. Engravings. 12mo; full calf with some tooling (see scan). Accompanied by two simple later handmade paper protective jackets. Rubbed, soiling, shelfwear; binding broken, exposing interior of spine. Two previous owner's inscriptions on ffep (Josephus Stephani Dedit Hosepho de Villis, 1675; Matt Kenrid[?] 1748]. About Good. See scan. Also: "Eae item quas Avienus carmine espresit. Accedit Ranarum & Murium Pugna, Homero olim ascripta. Cum elegantisimis in utroque libello Figuris, & utriusque Interpretatione plurimus in Iocisemendata. Exdecreto D.D. Hollandae Ordinum in ufum Scholarum." Rare 17th century specimen of Aesop's fables published by 17th Century Amsterdam publisher Joannem Janssonium. Fables here presented in Greek and Latin on opposing pages, with engraving illustrations. Fragile and precious example, no doubt one for the children of the time, judging from the illustrations. See scan. L12

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        Historiarum, et Observationum Medico-physicarum, Centuria prima [-Centuria secunda] In qua, non solum, Multa utilia, sed & rara, stupenda ac inaudita continentur

      12 p.l., 240 pp. Small 8vo, 18th-cent. mottled calf (a few headlines very slightly shaved), flat spine gilt, red morocco lettering piece on spine. Castres: A. Colomer, 1653. First edition of one of the greatest rarities in the history of medicine and microscopy; I have been looking for a copy for many years. As a testament to the book's rarity, it should be noted that Haskell Norman was never able to acquire a copy, settling only for the second edition of 1656. This is "the first work to apply microscopy to medicine. Borel probably saw the blood corpuscles and Sarcoptes scabiei."-Garrison-Morton 260. The use of the microscope in medicine revealed another world for physicians and scientists. There are also a number of dental and ophthalmological observations. Borel (1620-71), was born at Castres, studied medicine at Montpellier, and began his practice at Castres in 1641. In 1653 he went to Paris and about 1654 was appointed physician to the king. During his whole life he ardently pursued the study of natural history, chemistry, optics, astronomy, antiquities, philology, and bibliography. Among his other works are the first bibliography of chemistry (1654) and the first history of the telescope (1655). Besides practicing medicine, Borel collected rarities, plants, antiquities, and minerals from the town itself and countryside surrounding Castres. The learned dealer Ernst Weil, in his Cat. 16 described a copy of the present book and wrote "a most important work, and of singular rarity." Fine copy. With a note in a late 18th-century hand on the free front-endpaper: "Provenant de la Bibliotheque de l'abbé Sepher (?). 12 Mai 1786." ❧ D.S.B., II, pp. 305-06. .

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        Lexicon Arabico-Latinum, contextum ex probatioribus Orientis lexicographis. Accedit index Latinus copiosissimus, qui lexici Latino-Arabici vicem explere possit.Leiden, printed by Bonaventura and Abraham Elzevier, sold by Johannes Jansonius, 1653. Folio. Set in Arabic and roman types. Brown gold-tooled morocco (ca. 1800).

      Schnurrer 79; Smitskamp, Philologia orientalis 314; De Nave 91; Willems 723; cf. Vrolijk & Van Leuwen, Arabic studies in the Netherlands, pp. 47-48. First edition of Golius's ground-breaking Arabic lexicon, which remained the most important dictionary in European Arabic studies until Freytag's dictionary appeared. Golius based his dictionary on a variety of Arabic lexicographical texts, the most important being al-Jawhari's Sahah and Firuzabadi's Qamus, but he also used geographical and zoological sources such as al-Damiri's book on animals. His dictionary included, moreover, Arabic words derived from other languages, most notably Turkish and Persian, which he translated directly from the source language, using Turkish and Persian glossaries. "The manner in which Golius arranged his dictionary, according to the Arabic root letter and the verbal and substantival forms with all their derivates, is still the fundamental criterion of Arabic dictionaries in European languages" (Vrolijk & Van Leeuwen).Slightly foxed and browned, with marginal restorations and reinforcements in a few leaves (especially the last leaf) and some small worm holes on the fore-edge of the first few quires, but still in good condition. Spine restored at head and foot and with a stain on the front board, but binding also good. A ground-breaking Arabic dictionary.

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        Der Grosse Schau-Platz Lust- und Lehrreicher Geschichte. Das erste hundert. (UND: Das zweyte hundert). Mit vielen merckwürdigen Erzehlungen, klugen Sprüchen, scharffsinnigen Hofreden, neuen Fabeln, verborgenen Rähtseln, artigen Schertzfragen, und darauf wolgefügten Antworten, außgezieret und eröffnet. Durch ein Mitglied der Hochlöblichen Fruchtbringenden Gesellschaft. Zum drittenmahl gedruckt.

      Frankfurt, Caspar Rötelln für Hamburg, Johann Naumann 1653. - 2 Tle. in 1 Band. Mit Kupfertitel. 7 Bll., 360 (recte 370) S., 11 Bl.; 8 Bll., 408 S., 8 Bl. Prgt. d. Zt. mit gepr. Vignette (Rad mit Kreuz) auf Vorderdeckel. VD17 23:286991D; Dünnhaupt III, 2004, 60.3; Hayn-Got, III, 93. - Noch zu Lebzeiten Harsdörffers (1607-1658) erschienene dritte Ausgabe des historischen Anekdotenwerks. - Einband etwas fleckig. Vorsatz und Kupfertitel mit kleinen Einträgen, wenige Unterstreichungen, kaum fleckig. Insgesamt sehr schönes sauberes Exemplar.

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        Kst.- Karte, v. Somer ( n. N. Sanson ) b. Mariette, "Armenia Vetus .. 1653".

      . dat. 1653, 37,5 x 53. Pastoureau, Sanson V E.; Boghossian, Armenian Iconography, Nr. 13 ( ders.:"Rare carte ancienne .." - Historische Karte. Oben rechts der Titel. Die Karte zeigt das historische Gebiet von Armenien zwischen dem Schwarzen-, Kaspischen- und Mittelmeer.

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        Historiae naturalis e quadrupeditus libri [I], de quadrupetibus, libri II (AND III) de insectis (AND) de serpentibus, libri V de piscubus et cetis (AND) IV, de exanguibus aquaticis, Libri VI. De avibus (complete).

      Francofurti ad Moenum. Imprensis haeredum Math. Meriani 1653 - Haeredum Math: Meriani, Francoforti ad Moenum,1653. 4 vol 2°. Edizione sconosciuta all’OPAC· Bella legatura dell’epoca in pergamena. Fregio al centro, tagli dorati. stupendi frontespizi incorniciati da belle scene allegoriche di carattere zoologico incisi da Caspar e Matteo Merian e 240 tavole incise in rame con figure di uccelli, pesci, quadrupedi e insetti. Alla fine della prima opera è aggiunto, di Pietro Castelli, il "De Hyaena odorifera, zibethum gignente". Buon esemplare che presenta numerose pagine con arrossature di diversa entità nel testo e lievi fioriture, le tavole complessivamente sono in ottimo stato. Bella e rara edizione delle opere di Jonston che si trova completa. Ceresoli, pag. 311. Haeredum Math: Meriani, Francoforti to Moenum, 1653. 4 vol in 2°. Edition unknown OPAC · Bella tying the era in parchment. Frieze at the center, cuts gold. beautiful cover pages framed by beautiful allegorical scenes of nature and zoological engraved by Caspar Matthew Merian and 240 copper engraved plates with figures of birds, fish, insects and quadrupeds. At the end of the first work is added, Pietro Castelli, "De Hyaena odoriferous zibethum gignente." Good copy that has many pages with arrossature of different entities in the text and light blooms, the plates are in excellent condition overall. Beautiful and rare edition of the works of Jonston that is complete. Ceresoli, p. 311. Haeredum Mathematik: Meriani, Francoforti zu Moenum 1653. 4 Vol.-2°. Auflage unbekannt OPAC · Bella Bindung der Ära, in Pergament. Fries in der Mitte, schneidet Gold. schöne Titelseiten von schönen allegorischen Szenen der Natur und zoologischen gestochen von Caspar Merian Matthäus und 240 Kupferstichplatten mit Figuren von Vögeln, Fischen, Insekten und Vierbeiner umrahmt. Am Ende der ersten Arbeit "De Hyäne Riech zibethum gignente." Hinzugefügt, Pietro Castelli, Gute Kopie, die viele Seiten mit arrossature von verschiedenen Einheiten in den Text-und Licht Blüten hat, sind die Platten in sehr gutem Zustand insgesamt. Schöne und seltene Ausgabe der Werke von Jonston, die abgeschlossen ist. Ceresoli, p. 311- Haeredum Math: Meriani, Francoforti à Moenum 1653. 4 vol 2°. Édition OPAC inconnu · Bella lier l'époque en parchemin. Frise au centre, coupe d'or. belles pages de couverture encadrées par de belles scènes allégoriques de la nature et zoologique gravés par Caspar Matthew Merian et 240 cuivre gravé des plaques avec des figures d'oiseaux, les poissons, les insectes et les quadrupèdes. A la fin de la première œuvre est ajouté, Pietro Castelli, "De hyène odoriférante zibethum gignente." Bonne copie qui a beaucoup de pages avec arrossature de différentes entités dans le texte et les fleurs de lumière, les plaques sont en excellent état général. Belle et rare édition des œuvres de Jonston qui est complet. Ceresoli, p. 311. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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